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Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

RELIGIOUS NOTICE. — The Protestant Episcopal congregation Church of the Holy Trinity, Rev. Mr. Mines, Rector, worship at the residence of Mr. J. H. Merrill, corner of Vallejo and Stockton streets, every Sunday at 11 A. M. and 3 P. M. Strangers are particularly invited to attend. au14 33tf By order of the Wardens and Vestry. HARBOR-MASTER'S OFFICE, S. FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 1849. To the Commanders of ships in the harbor of San Francisco, Gentlemen, — lt is requested that you will, on the morning of the 29th instant, set your national ensigns halfmast, to take part in the funeral obsequies of the late JAS. K. POLK, ex-president of the U. States. The procession will be formed in Portsmouth square, at half-past two o'clock, which you are respectfully invited to attend. EDW'D A. KING, Harbor-master. MARINE JOURNAL. Port of San Francisco. ARRIVED. Tuesday, August 21. Am ship Duxberry, Verina, 190 days from Boston, cargo to order, 84 pasgrs. Wednenday, August 22. Am bark Kirkland, Phillips, 1...

Publication Title: Weekly Alta California
Source: California Digital Newspaper Collection [UC Riverside]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 2 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

SCHOOL BOOKS. — A good assortment of the latest and most approved School Books just received from the States for sale at this office; consisting of the following, viz. :— Webster's Spelling Book; do Speller and Definer; do School Dictionary ; Adam's New Arithmetic; Colburn's Mental Arithmetic; Mitchel's Geography and Atlas; Sander's Readers, viz. : 1st Book, 2d BJook. and 3d Book; Parley's History; Frost's History of the United Statss; Frost's Easy Exercises in Composition; Lovel's U. S. Speaker; Gray's Chemistry ; Hitchcock's Geology, revised edition; Thompson's Day's Algebra; Ruschenberger's Series, consisting of Elements of Anatomy and Physiology, do of Botany, do of Ornithology,. do of Conchology, do of Herpetology and lchthyology, do of Entomology. and do of Mammology ; Well's English Grammar. Also a lot of Drawing Paper and Drawing Pencils; Writing Books, Quills and Slate Pencils. Also, a small lot of elegantly bound miscellaneous reading books, together with a single copy of ...

Publication Title: Weekly Alta California
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

MERCHANTS' EXCHANGE IN SAN FRANCISCO, by JEWETT & MELHADO. We are to have erected at once, and completed on or about the 1st of October, 1849, a room over our store, 30 feet front, 50 to 60 deep, for the exclusive use of merchants. 1. We agree to take the responsible charge. 2. Furnish the room properly. 3. Have on file papers from all parts of the world. 4. Open at all hours during the day and evening, as an Exchange and Reading Room. 5. At 1 o'clock daily for merchants to meet on change. 6. A telegraph to be erected for marine purposes. 7. Bulletins and books for general mercantile information. 8. Carry out the wishes of subscribers or merchants as expressed at a general meeting or meetings as indispensable for a merchant's exchange. JEWETT & MELHADO. We, the undersigned, approving of the above plan, hereby subscribe and agree to pay to Messrs. Jewett & Melhado, twenty dollars per month each, for one year, commencing at the completion of room fo...

Publication Title: Weekly Alta California
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

CARGO OF BARK LOUISIANA FROM PHILADELPHIA. — The above cargo is now landing and consists of every variety of goods ; such as Hardware of all kinds, building materials and fancy articles, nails and bar iron, hats and caps, boots and shoes; a full assortment of fine and coarse clothing; liquors in pipes, barrels, half barrels and glass ; crockery ware, drugs and medicines, dry goods, provisions, flour, codfish, hams, mess pork, salt, tar, pitch, rosin, linseed oil, turpentine, &c., &c..; the whole, believed to be the largest assortment of goods now in market. Purchasers are invited to call at the Tent Store, corner of Kearny and Jackson sts., and examine samples, before purchasing elsewhere. June 20-tf25 BENJ. REYNOLDS. JUST ARRIVED — THE "CORREO de COBlJA,' direct from Hongkong — with cargo consisting of Superior Chinaware, hats and caps, assorted clothing, mats, large assortment of camphor wood and leather trunks; writing desks, dressing cases, lacquered and ...

Publication Title: Weekly Alta California
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

NOTICE relating to Auction Sale, and the New Merchants Exchange. — Messrs. Jewett & Melhado will on regular sales day, August 24th, 1849, sell at their sales room, the remainder of the cargo of the brig Orion, not sold at the sale of the cargo on Tuesday last. Also, part of the cargoes of the Henrietta, Sophia and Walcot, consisting of 1000 cases best bottled gin ; old cognac and other wines; 500 bags 200 lbs flour; 1500 packages sugar ; coffee ; soap ; beef; tobacco; biscuit ; mustard; scissors; knives; paper; shovels and sundries. Two splendid complete French billiard tables and several lots of ground, desirably situated for dwellings. Also, the barque Lindsays, for account of those concerned. Messrs. JEWETT & MELHADO having made proper arrangements for the erection of a Merchant's Exchange, and engaged the services of a gentleman of well known literaty attainments, to superintend and carry out their design agreeable to prospectus, respectfully request Merc...

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

UNITED STATES MAIL STEAMSHIP COMPANY, U. S. Steamship Georgia, of 3000 tons burthen. U. S. Steamship Ohio, of 3000 tons burthen. U. S. Steamship Falcon, 1000 tons burthen. U. S. Steamship Isthmus, 500 tons burthen. One of the above Steamships will leave Chagres for New Orleans, Havana and New York on the 28th of each month. Passage from Chagres to New York — In the cabin, $150,00 " forward " 125,00 " steerage, 80,00 Freight on gold and specie, 1 per cent. Passages and berths secured here will have the preference over those taken at the intermediate ports. 27 WARD & CO., Agents, Montgomery st. PACIFIC MAIL STEAMSHIP COMPANY — For San Blas, Acapulco and Panama, landing at Monterey, San Diego, and Mazatlan. The steamship PANAMA, David G. Bailey, commander, will sail on the 1st of September. Freight to Panama $50 per ton, and on specie or bullion 1 1/2 per cent. No freight received on the day of sailing. 34tf ALFRED ROBINSON, Agent. FOR OREGON. - - - The bark DIMON, captain ...

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 4 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

MOFFAT & CO. JOHN L. MOFFAT, S. H. WARD, JOS. B. CURTIS, P. H. PERRY. HAVE erected suitable furnaces, and are provided with all the necessary apparatus and the most ample facilities for SMELTING and ASSAYING Gold Dust. The highest market price paid for GOLD DUST. They refer to the annexed testimonials from the most eminent Bankers, Merchants and Bullion Brokers of New York, the originals of which, with other evidences of character, may be seen at their office. (COPY.) Office of Beebee, Ludlow & Co., Bullion Dealers, } New York. Feb. 7, 1849. } We have the fullest confidence in Messrs. Moffat & Co., and consider their genuine Assay-Stamp equal to the United States or London Mints, and would purchase as freely. SAMUEL J. BEEBEE, BEEBEE, LUDLOW & CO. We, the undersigned, citizens of New York, have known Mr. JOHN L. MOFFAT, of the late firm of Wilmarth, Moffat & Curtis for many years. Some of us have had frequent occasion for h...

Publication Title: Weekly Alta California
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 5 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

REAL ESTATE. TO PURCHASERS OF REAL ESTATE. — DR. FOURGEAUD offers for sale in San Francisco — The Drug Store now occupied by Mr. Robinson, and the Store adjoining it, with a lot of land 30 feet front by 126 feet deep, on Portsmouth Square. Five or Six Lots in Block No. 76, corner of Jackson and Dupont streets, well situated for retail stores. Five fifty vara lots, situated in a beautful valley, about 10 minutes walk from the public Square. Lot No. 158 — a 50 vara lot — corner Powell and Clay streets. Lot No. 124 (50 varas) corner California and PoweII streets. Lot No. 41, 100 varas square. Lot No. 67, 100 varas square. Beach Lot No. 252, opposite Starkey, Janion & Co's. warehouse. Water Lots No. 285, 286, 317l and 318. Also, 2 Stores at Sutter's Fort, Choice Lots at Sacramento City, New York of the Pacific, Benicia, and the undivided half of a five hundred acre lot adjoining the town of the Pueblo San Jose. Dr. Fourgeaud may be seen at Mr. Merrill's. June 7. 1849. 27 TOW...

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

SACRAMENTO HOSPITAL. — At the large adobe building near Sutter's Fort, lately occupied by S. Brannan & Co. The subscribers beg leave to inform the public that the above large and commodious building having been thoroughly refitted and furnished as a Hospital, is now open for the reception of patients. This is believed to be better adapted to such a purpose than any other house in the country, being spacious, cool, and well ventilated; and not the least of its recommendations is to be found in a well of most excellent water, lately sunk on the premises. Good nurses and attendants, and a good cook will be provided, and no pains will be spared to supply the establishment with every comfort and convenience for the sick, that can be found in California. The charges per diem will be as moderate as the times permit, and no sick man will be refused admission because destitute of money. Dr. C. H. CRAGIN, of Washington, D. C., will have the medical charge of the Hospital. He is pr...

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

R. MEACHAM, D. J. TALLANT, From Baltimore, Md. From N. Orleans. AUCTION CARDI). The undersigned respectfully give notice of their connection for the transaction of a general Auction and Commission business, in the city of San Francisco, under the firm of Meacham & Tallant, and have located, for the present, in the building recently vacated by Messrs. Mellus Howard & Co., at the corner of Montgomery and Clay streets. In addition to a regular auction business for the sale ot vessels, cargoes houses, lots of ground, lumber, etc., we propose to act as general Brokers and Commission Merchants, for the purchase and sale of every description of property, at private sale, and trust that an experience of many years will enable us to give entire satisfaction. Liberal cash advances made on consignments for public sale. The highest price paid in coin for gold dust. R. MEACHAM. D. J. TALLANT, REFERENCES, San Francisco. — Summons, Hutchison, & Co.; Burgoyne &am...

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

NEW HOTEL. THE subscribers would respectfully inform the public that they have recently purchased of Mr. George Denecke the Public House, Bakery and gounds on the corner of Pacific and Sansome sts., formerly ownrd and occupied by him. The subscibers will continue ther business at that place, and the public and their friends are informed that no expense or pains will be spared to accommodate those who may favor them with their patronage. Their bar will always be stocked with the best of liquors, wines, cordials, etc., etc., and their table be supplied with the choicest viands the rnarket affords. The bakery attached to the establishment will also be continued by them. FREDERICK WISSELL & Co. San Francisco, Feb'y 7, 1849. 27 WILLIGROVE INN — ON THE SAN JOSE LOWER ROUTE. — The travelling public are respectfully informed that a House of Entertainmnent has been opened under the above name, on the Monterey route, via San Jose, for the reception of persons frequenting this impo...

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 4 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

SACRAMENTO CITY. DR. CARPENTER, Sacramento City, will be pleased to attend to all professional calls. A good stock of Medicines kept constantly on hand. June 27, 1849. 26tf PORK, BREAD, CLOTHING, &c. &c, 250 bbls. American Navy mess Pork, 10,000 Ibs bread, 200 pairs blue cloth pants, 100 blue cloth jackets, for sale by HENSLEY & READING. Sacramento City, March 22, 1849. 27 SUTTERSVILLE, Removal. George McDougal & Co., have removed from the embarcadero to Suttersville. Suttersville March 22, 1849. 27 SHERMAN & RUCKEL. NEW GOODS now landing ex ship Huntress, from Valparaiso, and for sale on favorable terms, the following choice goods, selected with great care for this Market viz:— Rich printed muslins, rich foulards for dresses, cambric hkfs., muslin de laines, scarlet cloths, high colored merinos, oil cloths, brussel's carpeting, kidderminster do , rich rugs, stockings, men and women's hose and half hose, cotton lace, madras...

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Page 4 Advertisements Column 5 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

CO-PARTNERSHIPS. THE undersigned have this day associated themselves together in the practice of the law, under the firm of LIPPITT, McALLISTER & TURK. Office at the Parker House. FRANCIS J. LIPPITT, HALL. McALLISTER, au 23 34-4t FRANK TURK. DISSOLUTION. — The co-partnership heretofore existing under the style of S. Brannan and co. is this day dissolved by mutual consent. The business of the firm will be settled by Samuel Brannan, at their old store, corner of Front and J sts. All persons holding claims against said concern will present them for payment, and all indebted are requested to come forwad and settle their accounts. S. BRANNAN, WM. STOUT, MELLUS, HOWARD &CO. Sacramento City, Aug. 13, 1849. au23 34tf NOTICE. — The co-partnership heretotore exising between H. Q. Adams, and De Forest Field under the firm of Adams and Field, was dissolved by mutual con- i" sent on the 16th inst. The affairs of the firm will be settled and the business continued by the u...

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Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

SUPPLEMENTAL ALTA CALIFORNIA. — THURSDAY, AUGUST 30, 1849.

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 30 August 1849

American lottery, Class No. 1. — $10,000 in actual Prizes. — 66 Numbers, 12 Drawn Ballots. Whole Tickets $10 : half do $5. This lottery will be drawn at the public Institute, in San Francisco, on the third day of October next, at 12 o'clock, M., under the superintendence of the managers. The Prizes to be drawn for will be as follows : 1 Prize of $5000 $5000 1 " " 1000 1000 2 Prizes of 500 1000 8 " " 100 800 20 " " 20 400 100 " " 10 1000 160 " " 5 800 . $10,000 All Prizes payable on the day of the drawing, or whenever called for, subject to a deduction of 15 per cent. Those tickets having the following combination and order of drawn numbers upon them, will be entitled to prizes as follow.-: 1 ticket, having the 1st, 2d and 3d drawn nos to $5000 1 " " 4th, 5th and 6th " 1000 2 " " 7th, 8th and 9th " 500 ea 8 " " 10th, 11th and 12th " 100 ea 20 " " 1st, 7th and 12th " 20 ea 100 " " any other three of the " 10 ea 160 " " any two of the " 5 ea The drawing will be public, and ticket holde...

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