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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 20 November 1847
Nl mem » hereby girrs to ail persoas iadehted to, or i&gt; ks«ssf cisasa sasaat the eatate af James Jahaaoa defeated, to pay each debt*, aad prcscal each claim* to the aBBBBBBBBaBBB*aBSBBI ea or BSSataBBSS the aBBSBB day of lebnury *■» saaaVafaaTaßl^BwaFal . •*■ BaT HU Oat* aaaßal MT %% •••faasVT aazt. A. II 1H47. for aettlaassat. fARMEN CriRABDO, Ad.'. Oct. 19. 1547. «IMf. FOR SALK. 1 Spleadid Baacho ksaws as tka property of Daa Jess l\. Jaseasi (tain, niiiliil thirty aaka Inn Mial mj. •car M- Jahaa. It caaasaaa tare* Baasaas of escclkst pasture laad. capable of tatAag SJOOQ head of cattle. wak Urf • %ahetatrtial two etary ***** ta food rrpair, with the fenOart as A *Uada. Six kasaMa base of (ante, three bttadred head of barsea aad marca, also a variety of fsrssise; stossat aad other articJea amr—aryfor a farm. This Raaraa -• wej adap. tod for ssaaaf, ksnag a iss straaat of water rassiag throt^h *t. For further aarucsUiß is|siri of WARD it SMITH, No. 3 M aatfassery El. Baa ...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 20 November 1847
1* .' I 1 !«;» 9 I T HAVE just received by recent arrivals. White &amp; Brown Cotton, Rich Prints, Muslins - Printed &amp; Embroidered, Blue Mantus, Blue Drills, Hardware &amp; Cutlery of all kinds, Ready Made Clothing, (thick and thin.) Boot &amp; Shoes, Pickles, Rum, Brandy &amp; Aguadiente, Rigging of all kinds, Canvass - various No's. California &amp; Muscat Wines, Molasses Flour, Pimento &amp; Pepper, Sugar &amp; Coffee, Scotch Ale (•epchar assbty •Taassls,") Salmon Iron, (English &amp; Russia,) Anchors, (All sizes.) All of which they offer at Reduced Prices at their Store in Montgomery Street. MELLUS &amp; HOWARD.. HAVE just received a new assortment of DRY GOODS and GROCERIES consisting of Cloths, Casimeres, Pantaloon stuffs of various kinds Drills; Prints, brown and white cotton ; Tickings, Dlaaketa, Bla* («Uoas, sUk aad cottos Ilaadkrrck**, M«l». tru.u: &gt;«k». Mrxicaa Sarapr*,aad Brbo*...
From Ike Philadalphia Spirit of Urn Tiroec.l Tlio 'lot* iik hi of lh<- .%««• [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
[ From the Philadalphia Spirit of the Times. ] The Movement of the Age. The Isthmus of Tehuantepec - The Mexican WSar - The Intentions of our Government. The following letter from the Vice President of the United States, addressed to a gentlemen of this city, and which we have kindly been allowed to copy, is on a most interesting subject, and we solicit for it an attentive and thoughtful perusal. WASHINGTON, 16th March, 1847. My Dear Sir — I am not surprised that you have been attracted by the hints and paragraphs which have appeared in the newvpapers, and only regret that, in answering your inquiries, as fully as you insist upon, I shall be obliged to make a pretty large draught on your patience. The truth is the subject is not one which can he handled satisfactorily by mere generalities ; and, in order to meet your desire and expectations, I have been obliged to examine it with somewhat more care than heretofore. It has expanded under this process, until I am quite sure I shall be...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
BUSINESS CARDS BOOK &amp; JOB PRINTING, — SUCH AS — Pamphlets, Bills of Exchange, •.•atliloziii'*. Shop HIIK Circular*, III"* '•• l.n«liu»-. Hand-bills Wank l&gt;««d%. Bill Head*, A* 1 . Ac, Executed with neatness and despatch. WARD &amp; SMITH, General Commission Merchants. Frank Ward. ) No 3 M'&gt;&gt;r..o««av Srairr. Umi M Smith. \ Sa* Fs«&gt;' i»o. I rrra C.i.imnii* £ L KOSSi ~~ Importer and Uholrsale Dealer. Store in Montgomery Street, on the Beach Sa» FtA'«ci»co, Urrta CAuros.au. HOBIsIT A. I»ARKi:i«. GENERAL COMISSION MERCHANT. WHOLESALE ANIMtETAIL STORE, (»T Til* "ACOBtE Hol»*,') San Francisco, U. C. MELLUS &amp; HOWARD, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL MERCHANTS. Stor* in Montgomery St, San Fnneuco ■ A CARD. JASPER O'FARREL, Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor, by appointment of Col. R. B. Mason, Gov. of California. Office in Portsmouth Square. . j[«tf San Francuwe. July ! '• IS4 " L. W. Hastings ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR AT LAW, AND S...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
☞ Messrs. Taber and Hoyt are authorised agents for this paper at Monterey. Subscriptions and monies will be received by them. Our Monterey friends will receive their papers at "Astor House" upon applying. ¶ —— 3 .. '• A;:- &lt;■ ' »"' ha* renewed l&gt; • (inn. aad be • boat- .!» » i :. Jt..«. llr shall b* Lri: J Mil week. I rWt »rr Bade* &lt;:.'.; ?. ? a » to 1,.* KuaOrary. C«t Mason, for late papers received per Anita at Monterey These dates are to the 22d May. J/'Vr ct&lt; ■! aaVr a* apology fur drratiag m brat i ;-.-*. aof oar pay** to «!.&lt;• letter ef Vice Pr*»«irat tM la&gt;. apaa lac • . v-&lt; •. «f a »1* canal across the Mm af T. .--:-&gt;;« c. T:.f accomplishment of I.S«- &gt;«!«■ U hat » !«■• actually rvaatvod upon, aad lit* (•-i».-»- ---:. ■ _: . it * aa«t, ■ u« t';ir..!i&lt;-J. la any treaty of prat* » :.'i • tie*, to Mean Uua i.;!.i «-f way across the la*i. -•- It caa br mi at a glance, to...
::io Cahfora... I [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
::io Cahfora... I Mr A -in California, owner of a building lot, sold an undivided kalf in ISI6 to B for §100. The ti'He contained • condition, or amendment bind** each party to grve preference to the" olher in case a purchaser was wanting, if an e&lt;jual consideration should be given. I a 1317, A— -in conversation with C promised verbally one half of the latter's ranch, if he would bo married within a certain time ; he in his turn then ' promised C one half of liis Louse lot, providing he was married within the same, time and would give a ball on the occasion. Tjai*' rUTa-F^j^A— — thought oo more on thn,»objrcW *'-&gt;- ) «/&gt;sk" light that C ■ had Ib^u. jTi^ajrd in rnatrvticW' before the promise, and wfahhf the glNe&amp;S£&amp; pnxrucjl his wifo and gave a ball. 1 1- theft demanded^ fuAnruent of tbe promise. A — -— admitted -th*'j;ric^/ and tendered $500 to be released from whatjbj»f#o*;d was given as a polite Mexican affair. Kot&a...
LIFE [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
LIFE. From Mrs. Butler's New Work, 'A Year of Consolation.' At morn -- a mountain ne'er to be climbed o'er, A horn of plenty, lengthening evermore ; At noon -- the countless hour sands pouring fast, Waves that we scarce can see as they run past ; At night -- a pageant over ere begun, A course not even measured and yet run, A short mysterious tale -- suddenly done. At first a heap of treasure, heaven high ; At last -- a failing purse, shrunk, lean and beggarly.
TOWN COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
TOWN COUNCIL. Tuesday Evening, Nov. 8, 1847. Minutes of last meeting read and adopted. Heading of letters from Maj. Hardie, and J. P. Thompson. Moved by Mr. Jones that the letter of J. P. Thompson be referred to a committee of three. Carried. Committee, Jones, Howard and Parker. Heading of proposals to build a wharf at the foot of Clay street. Moved by Mr. Parker, that an additional $1,000 be appropriated to build the wharf at the foot of Clay street. Carried. Moved by Mr. Clark, that the proposal of Mr. Rosa to build the wharf 48 feet and 6 inches wide, and 547 feet long, for $11,000 be received. Carried. Moved that the bill of J. Sullivan be paid at the rate of $8 per day. Carried. Lieut. Gilbert's bill was then approved. Moved we now adjourn. (Break) "What a dust we raise," as the fly said to the cart wheel!
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
MARRIED. On Wednesday evening, 24th inst., Mr. C. P. A BRIGGS, to Miss CATHERINE COOMBS. On Friday morning last, at the Mission of Dolores, by theRFev. Padre Prudencio Santillan, William H. Davis Esq. to Miss Maria J., Daughter of Don Jose Joaquin Estudillo, of this place. The nuptials were celebrated on the evening of the same day with considerable eclat. The escort, the banquet, and the "featly dance," passed off the time with generous mirth and pleasantry. The new and commodious bouse of Mr. W. H. Merrill, (to be known, we be- , lieve, as the "American. House,") was thrown open for the reception of a host of friends, and how the kind entertainment was appreciated, half the town, perhaps, can j testily. How warmly we congratulated the happy newIly wedded ! Joy to the bride and groom ! Joy to the bride ! she hath pledged At the shrine where her heart hath bowed. ! She has given the faith of that stainless hand To tho heart where affection glowed ; And they need not scoff at the nam...
Th« (Tiitlnnl Valr [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
The Gradual Scale Translated from the German of Pfeffel. A sparrow caught upon a tree A fly so fat his yast grew stronger, The victim struggled to get free. And begged to live a little longer; The murderer answered, "thee must fall, For I am great and thou art small." (Space Line) A Hawk beheld hid at hi* feast. And m a cioo^at aaaarnl epaa turn ; The «j»jtow frightened, brgyed »l Wast To knew what mjery h* had tat boa ; Th* mnrcVrrr aaawertd, "ihoa mast fa.l. For 1 mi great aad 1 hem art ■■■■" At Eafie M tk* foal below. An.! eaiek aaaa the gonaaad «-.:&lt;-&gt;, •1 &gt;.'. : m-!&gt;&gt; km; any !«a»p: Mr--y ! t hoa pack-* I tar to sna— : TV murderer — a wad. -nto-a most M. For I mi great ud Ikee an aawD." He irss'.ri ; Lo ! fta arrow Hew Ami priced Ike aafto* kaaaai llwa&gt; ; t"st» the beater thea *cream*d _— - -Ob Tnut .' whe refore rat * "Ah :" said the m arderrr, •• thca DM fall, F«r I aa great asd tit— art aaaail" O. L C. E4.0. 1...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
For Monterey with Despatch,. THE Fast sailing Brig HNERY, Capt, Kilborn For freight or passage, apply to C. L. ROSS. San Francisco. Nov. 20, 1847. 46 2t Public Auction. mill be sold at Prau c Arrntm, at tW fn.'.rd State* &gt; » ijaiil*ißaaatn*i Wan a* an ia Saa Fraac-ao*. aa •ataaaaT. Nov. 37, 1647. at toa o'clock am tk* tweaooa. I the folk**. _ t article* of th* earfa of th* Ear,— h Bark Jaaat. tkl warn aaajed aad cea—cated for a breach of th* nn— bo_« Begaaatwaa of ta* Port, vis a— CLOTHING. Two kaaarii aad aixty pair awa'a Shoe*, aajartod ; IS pair nea's Boots, aaaartod ; M red fiaaael aae&gt;r Shuts; 4 week Coats, (broad el*_); 1 em ai Coats, da ; 3pa cloth Paata. HARDWARE A CUTLERY. ! T«a eaaaa Aw» with kaaaW. aatorW :II l«-l» ' daara Asfsrt wohont baa— aaaartod); 43 Ftaa»-!r*— &gt; ! (anorted) . 12 pair Co_pasH* . £7 aaekK Ckinli. a&gt; j sorted); 45 *oek«l Uaara. 'aacortrd); 1- Mart*- C"a,. mm. (1-9 iach) ; » F«~»er Chisel* aaaartod ; 131 small...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 27 November 1847
WARD &amp; SMITH, HAVE mb« r*e-4*ed by racial arrivals, WVato _ Br-wa Cottoe, Rich Prints, Muslins - Printed &amp; Embroidered, Blue Mantus, Blue Drills, llardvar* A i atl-ry ef all k.aa*. Ready Mad* Ctotataff, (thkk aad ibioj Boots — Shoes. Pickles, Ram, Braady At Afaadnato. Rigging of all kind.. Caavass— varioas Na'a. California &amp; Muscat Wines, Molasses, Flow, Ptmcato At Pepper, Xpi A CoOee, Scot— 1 Ala .aamai quality »Teaaeto.^ fiaaia. Iroa. K-ftak A R— ... Aacbor*. ( All atiae.) All of which tkey aaVr at Rtitti Ptittt it Omt Star* MiaHaanry Mittj. vO-tl "EH YOllli STORK THE ißtoiriku aaVrt foe aaW at ika star* caraaraf MaeAaaaa-ry aad Waaaaagtoa alraato, th* waiiai | part of Urn cargo of _ bark Warren, mat New Yerk, c«CK«tsag ia part of Hard-ware, Pa— ti, OJ», Cook is; Stove*. 8to«* Var. a»h. Vice*, abect * bar IM .-hot. Raise. •**&gt; 4, aeakto barrel Uaaa. MaaiUa — hemp Rap* aU saw, wood aad bras* Clark*, baa aad Steel, • ---^ in aad inaiaii...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 4 December 1847
SECOND INDIANA REGIMENT, and the Battle Buena Vista Ed. Cal. Star, Sir: I would solicit your attention for a few moments to the enclosed slip which I send you, taken from a late number of the Indiana Sentinel. l am inclined to think the conduct of the second regiment of volunteers from that State, in the great Buena Vista battle, has been wrongfully, yet quite unwilfully represented. The article contains many incidents not heretofore intentioned of that engagement, and is the report of Maj. Morrison, who took an active part throughout. It will be seen that the Indiana regiment, not only fought well, but suffered severely, and are very unduly censured by public opinion. Its publication, will be esleemrd a favor, and you have the thanks of. Indiana Buena Vista, six miles. south of Saltillo. Mexico, February 28. 1847 At 10 minutes before four o'clock, p.m., the Mexican batteries opened the conflict by a discharge of bombs, which was promptly returned by our light artilltry. After an ex...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — California Star — 4 December 1847
mX»I2!fiM,CABD». HOOK A: JOB PRINTING, — MVCH as — 1'n...|.1.1.0. Bill* ««i i:%r!ianc«-. &lt;:atalo?ur«, v|,,,i. I /'i K ., « irriil.tr*. !*•••» ••• • ••••'«- Hand-hills Illaiik I&gt;«««-«K Hill ll' "I- •*•"• Ar. • Eiee-uled with neatness and despatch. " \\ A*RD * s m I'M! «.. ii. i=ii C?oinmlw»lon Ifnlwniv Frank Ward. ) No 3 Mo*T«io««BV *»— *■ Wm. M. Smith. \ Sm FaA.^CTsro. Vrttm C«uro»«i*. C I. UOSS, Importer and Wholesale Dealer. Slow in Montgomery Street, on the Beach. S»« Fa*»c»co, LVrta Ouroasu. ICOIIIKI a. i»ai:ki:i« GENERAL COMISSION MERCHANT. WHOLESALE ANiTrETAIL STORE. (at toe "adobie MMa,") Sai Frantif. V- C Mi:LLUS A: HOWARD. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL MERCHANTS. Store in Montgomery St., San Francisco . ACAItD. ~~~ ~ JASPER O'FARREU Civil Engineer and Land Sur•evor. by appointment of Coi, R. 1»- Mamm. l.ov. of California. OfS« ia Portsmouth Siuan-. »oi,f .s jn Francisco. July 1., IS-1.. I« W. HASTINGS ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR AT LAW, AND SOLICITOR IN CHANCERY, S...