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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

¦ -, i . * ?¦ i : . -. 11 Ttt TBW NTBMC . . . ¦ • -..- !• , jo Radway St . Co ., the Inventors , Manufacturers . 1 and Proprietors of the justly celebrated R . R . R . Remedies , wcre first to discover a Ramed y possessing the Marvelous and Miraculous Power vfBopping the most Excruciating Pains in an . instantjallayiiig the worst Cramps uid Spasms * ither- infernal or external in * few minotes , and soothing the most severe Paroxyatn * of Rheuma- • tism , Neuralgia , * ndTic Doloreux , as aoon-aa ¦ • applied . The R : R . R . Remedies consist of th ^ ce Remedies , each possessing quick and wondcrftl powers over certain com ( iIauua ant ) dis ¦•!• eases , and will instantly— - , . RELIEVE The Human System from Pa * . REOULATE Bach ; pigan to a Healthy Ao- .. i . - . ¦ . r ^ fionl / r . •! ..:. , ; . zi . 77 RESOLVE A way all Diseased Deposits . RENOVATE The Body from all ^ onunt I l ;• - •• , - Humohj ; - -- ¦¦• ** >*• REBUU ) The Weak and Broken Down , * j ^ V , J Constit...

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## 4 % [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

## 4 % C & rafMD raoM riMT PAOB . ~ * YI SY - 7- ¦ ¦ - ¦ -- - • Another match has been made between / the same boats , to come off on theJtd of next month , for 3250 a sidehalf forfeit . Tho place of sailing is not yet named , ft ¦ wiH pHiBaWy be at Biloxi , outside the Island . -f ...-:- / - !! - .. , ! J WStflT . :. ..- . .-., ¦ ¦ .. • ^ eewtake . sailing ma : tch , free for all • ewnd claMplbaaufe yachts , under ihe rulea pfc tlie Southern Yacht Club , $ 300 subscription , SIOO forfeit , fifteen miles , twice around a triaiigle of seven and a half miles . ; , . ; ¦ . , -, Sloop . EdithjJ . G . Bobinson . 1 Sloop Venture , Venture Club , capsized . The . Imperial Yacht . .: : ¦ . . ¦ : ¦ ¦ ri ¦ . 1 )¦ - The little steamer , built expressly for the private use of Louis N & poletjjgUrtd hia household , i « called pEug-n-tKkr the 1 . Empress , for whom at first i ^ as to Wave been designed , and is furnished with alow pressure horizontal engine of about 120 . ...

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The Great Point Clear Begatta [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

The Great Point Clear Begatta : MOBILE , Aug . 25 , 1 S 53 . The great regatta , at ,. Point Clear , in Wjhich ,, tlioso munificent , prizes in gold coiniweroi to be contested for , sure enough- did not come olf to-day , notwithsWfyuiijig tli 6 rcprcscntalion of yqtir correspondent ,, iind tlio statements of the First : Private . The only boats from New Orleans that were fooled-were the Venture antf Singapore . You can ima * - gine ; theirdisappointment upon their ttrrival at the Point when tlipy were informed that the : regatta arrangements and the splendid gold prizes existed only in-the coinage of the brain of some of M me . Rumors devotees . The Fairy , Sylph , Edith and Amelia were all in readiness at Biloxi , but wero unwilling to take the chances of a nibble atthe golden bait without better authority . As soon as the Daphne people discovered that the Point Clear Regatta had busted up , they set to work to get up one for , Wednesday next , the Slst instant , for aecond , third...

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.... { , Geneva Regatta . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

.... { , Geneva Regatta . . ?;!< : • ; t . i .-. G « N « VA , Sept . M . The -ftogatM yesterday attracted a arg ^ rdwd of ? pebp ! e , but the lake was nearly calm , apd no interest could be got until towards ihe . close , when a breeze canjato thp relief of all parties . Twelve boats were entered . The distance run was about twelve miles , making the Island ; . Queen , from Springport , the victor . She took the first prize , the silver pitcher . ; tho Blue Bell , from Skanoateles , the second ; tho Flvin » Cloud , ftom Seneca Falls , tho third * and the Cayuga Chief , from Skanoateles , the fourth . To-day has been . bcautiful , and a fresh breeze from tho south made the trial for a purso of . 9 * 100 oiie of great excitement . Thc contesting yachts wero the Blue BeU . and Uie , Flying Cloud . The former led a long distance at the outset , but the last few miles , tho latter gained rapidly on the former , and both came up to the , stake boat neck and neck . The Flying C...

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Chinese Sport , ; . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

Chinese Sport , ; . An officer stated in court yesterday , in a easaiwhere two Clung Chings were charged with robbing a fellow celestial in a drinking saloon on Dupont strectthat the party who had lost his money was rathar . drunk , and thai it , wasu a custom with them when sprecutg to steal together and keep-uttering a quantity of lingo , for instance— Ka , glung , Ke- « orgIning yer , Ra Wha , and that the toMf • who £ appteued to get the last Whar dut was compelled to drink , and ^ T ^ i- ^ wcnt oa . having a nice ] tinie of

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j FmSSTMAmSM [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

j FmSSTMAmSM Gtfwot 3 Sibl ®^ ipt . ~ ft , Zft ^ iAXi tion of the 10 th of Fast month , westated thp-tamatch ( in wliich several gentlemen who tako great : interest in Turf sports were much interested ) had beep made between RicftirdjtJrundyV Manchester , and Bolton Phillips of NewoastU , Staffordshire , to ruii 130 .- yards , at Bellevue , for . £ 35 a side . We also then ai ^ ded that it was originally intended to come off in eight weeks from the 35 th of June , but the backer of Phillips was afterwards allowed the option of naming a week prior or subsequent to that time ,. The whole of the : stakes were deposited when the contest-was agreed upon , and since then rhuoh interest has been manifested , and considerable sums specula-, ted , as to the result . At an early per riod , both - pedestrians / entered the course , arid many of the local betting men oh the Turf w ^ re present . ; -Though tlie veteran , -Dick Grundy , looked in first-rate condition , Tijs , opponent was more fa...

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auons . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

auons . On Saturday se nnight a quoit match , for £ 5 a side ; , was pjayedjiit Mr . Anderson s yard , High Felling , between James Felling an * Ch arleS Shippotfo f Blaydon , ¦ IS yards , sticking clay , ; -cnds , and 61 sliols . and was won by the former . —On Saturday another in-iii-h wn * plnved between Joseph Graham of Felling Shore and Shippori , on the same conditions as tho above , and after some excellent play , was won by Graham . ROTHKRHAM AND HAWIM . —These men met on Hyde Park Grounds , Sheffield , on Tuesday , to decide their match , for £ * 20 , from seven to nine yards , hard ends , 31 up , Rothcrham giving Hawley three casts . The game , which was keenly contested , was ultimately won by Rothcrham scoring 31 to Hawley s 28 , including the three points ^ giveri . A great deal of money changed hands . — Bell s Life , Auy . 21 .

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THE SOTO . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

THE SOTO . Jerry Noon will fight any man in the world at , lOst Sib if be wiU . stake . £ 200 to £ . 00 : Moiicy reii & y at Jeni Burn s , Rising Sun , Air-street , Pic-cadily , or at Solid Coates s , Old Crown , Tower-street , Birmingham , wliere Noon will be on Tuesday . Simon Fineghty will fight Riley of Birmingham for . £ 25 a side if Riley will send word next week what he may require for expenses to come to London to fight . Fineghty ? money iaj-eadj * at T . Beaumont s- Grapeif , AlbsSftifle-siwel , Clcrkenwell . ; MK . Man n of the Lord Nelson , Clement s Inn-passage , has a Novice who will fight any ( l stone man who has never fpught for more than £ 25 a side . Man and money ready at the above placo . j Jemmy Welch of the George , East Harding-street , FarringdpnMarket , has a man he will back against Jerry Noon , at Sst 211 b , if Noon will fight him . £ 100 to £ 50 .

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The Sport , of Falconry [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

The Sport , of Falconry , A very interesting display of this fine old sport took place on Monday in the Fifteen Acres , Phomix Park , Dublin , before a large number af thc nobility , gentry , and officers of the garrison , aiitorigst whom were the Hon . Captain Elliot , A . D . C . Uhe Hon . Major Ponsonby , the Hon . Captain Lindsay , Lieut . Col . Smyth ; 06 th Lancer s , ) Capt . Dicks < m , Iicut . Shelton ,, & c ., and a large number of persons interested in field sports . At about 4 o clock Mr . C . Pells arrived with his admirably trained falcons , twoo ^ wliich ire of iho true pcregjrino variety . The birds , * - < m iheir jesses o ^ id hoods boingrttinoved ^ perfoiwed a series of magni % ei-J . flights ,: which isecmed to . excite general j approbation from all present . I ^ he first flight , on tVo pigeons being . thrown , iipi . was exceedingly exciting , but was brought to a ratber premature conclusion by the dextrous TMnoctivfes of thei...

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., BILIIABD 8 . -. jY ,, )'{ " ,:::: ) H •¦ ftrtl -f ffl't f '! [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

., BILIIABD 8 . -. jY ,, ){ ,:::: ) H •¦ ftrtl -f fflt f ! The match at billiards between Mr . John- ^^ rt « . ^ hsTweiUkn j ( > WB ! - ^ iay * rt- - and Mr . Starks , the : American player , for $ 25 a side , eame offon Tuesday , in thelargeroomoftheGrjffinInn , Lower Broughton , Altlipugh ^ asfee of 5 s ,. eacb was charged to see tho ( piatcli , therodnr , was crowded to excess 7 , some . oven ; availing themselvs of a view of it from the skylight ,: andiovcraof sport from almost all parts of England ^ ero present . -As will be remembered , the match was 1 , 000 up , and Mr . ilobberts garo his opponent , 300 to start with . The game played waa the American 4-ball game , and operatians were commehced at . pr ^ cisely half past six o elook . At the Opening ofthe game there , was but . little scoring on either side . What there was ; was ia favor of Mr . Starks ^ who had Ifeored 111 , when Mri . Roberts had biily inarked 29 . From this iiine the latter gentleman ,, began ...

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JLrFaHaHeflifc *! Oiir [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

JLrFaHaHeflifc *! Oiir . j Onea iupon-, a time , at . tjia -gathering , oi ¦ *• fine . spihts , at Drayton Manor , Dr Bbcklaid ! , ; Sir ^ Viffiain R > nUtJ . an 4 ^ Gieb ^ ge 0 SiejJhehsbu ; - ! were ; , ato 6 iig ! tie giesta assembled . Sir . William i having tljo leading . p ^ fessor ^ o ^ gTOlog ^ - j atjtbe same tabic witli the expounder of now iiotiOni bn stratific ! AHo nV 0 co niriVed io bring them into intollebtual- collision . Mr-Stophonson disputed . the ; facts of the fdrmation as . alleged , and . Dr r , JBuckland defended them , * and tho latter combitled tlio arguments of liis opponent isjitli autsh happy fluency and facile reference , . that . , ho ; , crashed Jiis adyersan- • with asj rnueii , afiparent . ease . as one . pf tie jengjnecr s . own locomotives would ak obtruding- rabbiti - when the ^ crigihe waa goinf < atithe rate ,. of forty-miles an ; Wouir . -Mr . Stephensonfelt that he was worstejd mt defeated s but being , plea ^ santly aii...

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A Resurrectionist [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

A Resurrectionist ,.--. j .: i ;; jj T-i 1 t - * . r ; i . a . -,.:. OMCH upon 4 tiroes-hot a long time * » o—a -iibpulaf comedian ; of wKo ( A noi tjiing furthjf . Heedibe said , tli i 6 |( ift ^ t ; h « is fast I psipg .-liis-parly pretopsions to shape , and ; beauty , and that . his name is Tom Placide : once , upon a tihlb—and , if thero b 4 kti ^ curiosity as to season , we might as well say _^ during the fall - } -this wag of . a ftjjlpw was descending t | ie Mississi | Jp i / -iH- l -lJfre- !; sjiifitSr 5 and a sportingob at .. liThero were divert-queer characters : pn ; bparia bf the steaittcr , with whom Tom ,. w , hile amusing himself with--. tin-ir peculiarities , was withal-S gp-cat favorite , but none of them t cfiMond 1 - to him more kindly than an elderly hobslef , from the innermost ^ ep tba of Ihdiah a , and who . was . now Visiting New Orleans / offjtW : first tim « { . * , „ : Thi « russet-loojfiiig : antique , whether it was from the . comedian s sporting buttons...

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j i '^ mmmj * vj : j [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

j i ^ mmmj * vj : j fW ^ aW ^ trfnJ ^ xl y . ** . ¦¦ - ; * ; : ; r-v ; i . T , V . I uy I . U . ¦• .- _¦* . ¦ ¦ , .. Willlie Ba ^ ip . wras a , household name about a hunirbd ^ yoai-aagbj intlio tipper partpf Clydesdale . * : Menv J wbriie nVand ! children had he » i * d ;© fi Willie , anfd the greater proportion liadisoen , bim . jfFeWt ! iii ) iis ; time ,, c (* uhl .. cxcel . jAVjdlip , in . de ^ . , teritj * in his profession , ¦ yviiich . c pnsisted of ; abstracting ihpneyfrofn 1 people s ppcketsiandihothcfpfediitbry Teats . — Ho frequented tho fairs all : around . tho district ^ and no man s purse was , safe if Willie ..-happened , to bu « i tl ^ , -market , . Tlie iieautiful village of , Mbmit , Tii > Vn- . nahdaH was bhei-of : hWff c ^ tlent places oi iTesort-whcnianyofitsfaifslinppenod lo be held , and here , amongst thphouest farmers , . ho j Wasinvarialilyj SucccssfuL ; antl tb shbw his pfofcssiojiai skiU . on such occaSoh s , he h as -bccnkiiowh ^ fo rob a man...

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Extraordinary Bowing Match . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

Extraordinary Bowing Match . ,.: ; ,. „ . ! ..- • •• . ,- : ¦ „ ¦¦ ! .-:, -. The . Paris regatta came off with great eelot on Monday , a great number of boats being entered . Rouen and Havre sent seme of their best crews .. Thc English AmaWur Rowing Club also entered the list ,, but broke two of their rowlocks wh ^ n . starting ! in thoir French fo uf oared febat built according to the required siae ; howovor , to tho surprise • of everybody , the English boat started with , two instead of four mpn , and , a most exciting racc ensued , the Engjish taking the lead and kept it—beating fifteen four oared boats , and winning the silver medal ! Tlie applause was most enthusiastic . In the second race { the Paris Amateur Club carried oil tho first BHX « = ^ golirMBsnitir— .

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Swiss Bifle Shootin ? Society . — ,..-.-. i [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

Swiss Bifle Shootin ? Society . — ,..-.-. i The membera-of , the . Swiss Rifle So- j ciety of London , hel d their . fourth . monthly nib etii pi lof the season on S > ibn * , j daylast , at tl > e | f i ps ^ ai place ofrendez ^ vous , Horneee-. Wood house . The day was remarkably fine , and a- considcrable number of persons assembled on ihe grounds , evidently much interested in the proceedings . The firing , on the whole , was nather below , the usual average , as-may beinferred frbmlhe fact that out of two hundred shots , bnly forty-ieightbit . the bulls-eye , and only nine of these wcre cartons .. :. Therewere but ten competitors for the prize s , which were : awarded as follows : 1 st prize , Mr . Piece — this gentlbman s shooting was very good , he made . sixtysix points , four of . them being cartons ; 2 d prize , Mf . Badollct—sixty-six points , with ; pnist ( rr / on ; 3 d prize , Mr . Meil-, lard— -fifty-six points ; 4 th prize , Mr .. Capt , fifty-fo...

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¦ ¦ ¦ Enoounterwith a Whale . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

¦ ¦ ¦ Enoounterwith a Whale . A boat s crew of . flve men , prosecuting the whale fishery at St .-Mary s bay , after a long pursuit ; hafpbbnbd a ! calf whale oi * . the morning ojf Monday , the llth . ult . The . St . John * ( N , F ., ) Courier cays : • .... ¦•¦¦• . ., The monster , . direefly upon being wouridbd , rusiicd in every direction with the utiijojrt yelocltx j giving the men a warning tO be cautious and prompt ; at one time the fish darted ) furiously onward , when ,, suddenly qhangingits rjdirection , it returned as furiously . ^ wayd tho boat . . The excited , and , hazardous manoeuvres continued a considerable time , when the dam of the young . w ^ iJ ^ t , an immense . whale ,, suddenly roso . to tha - surface close to the boat , in . an lfl . ( u- : riatod . state , and elevating its tail tba . considerable height , if struck , tlje r boat amidships , nnd cleft her in two . Th e men luckily escaped destruction , and were precipitatednn all directions into the sea ;...

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, * y- ¦ *'[ f 6 t the' New " York ( nipper . J ' ¦ ; ; A Periloas Poaition . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

, * y- ¦ *[ f 6 t the New York ( nipper . J ¦ ; ; A Periloas Poaition . I . ^ ir--. -TTT r-: : 5 ;; -yr ;/ k i Those who have never beon exposed to the , blasts at sea of that , blusterrpg railer , rude Boreas , can scarcely understand the / perils thirt continually surrpund a sailor s life . Wd condbrise the following graphic incident from Si ^ erland s journal of Cajitajn . Ppjcry s voy- ^ age to Wellington channel ,. V X „• • \ At midnight there was a-perfoctjgafes from the South-east . The ship hail been snugged by little and little , until at length she was bote to under close reefed ipaintPpSailii . JAbout fligift o - cloek orders : were given -to : ! i 8 h 6 wthe , flyiiig-jib .-r- the . fbicmost sail . in • the shipi ^ -and two of tho men wehtout to perform this duty v .. As . hm . pfj thcm was feeling his , way . j OuCipr , ^ | ^ 53 ; , ttt dark as pitolr , he planted- his foot on the -Ice foot-rope , nnd warf almpst . procipitattd into the - yawning abyss ; , THe caught ho...

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A Sucker in a Warm Bath . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 17 September 1853

A Sucker in a Warm Bath . 1 • • .. . Our friend Louis , f Of the Italian fiaths , St . Louis ; ha ^ just about the nicest arraiigeirienfs in , the shape of a bath that an . up ,- ^ H ^ eri-ririijtt can desir . « , but still ho .. hasn t ,- after all , got the i latest touch ^ in , the wayiof his pocks , . and that we . found out recently at thb- ; St . Charles , New Orleans . We called in to see bur old acquaintance , thp Irish j : lady , who does tliet 6 weisj & c ., and , sW-hor-moro . ¦ _ . stretch : to her girdle—resembles nothing fleshy in petticoats , ex- 1 icept it be Falstaff , disguised as the fjit woriiah of Bentibrd , in the Meffy Wives . Wp werp : ishown into a bath-ing-room , and there we discovered thatahentire nowplari of lettingih andletting off the . wajer had been . intrpdUced . brasslaie ; ; : ! i ¦ ¦ j : i j- ; . ! : ¦ ; 1 , 1 T 1 ^ * ^ a I We saw a shining -p with threo polished handles , having a crank turn , and eleg antlv lettered beneath , • Hot ...

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111 _! I 11 8 [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 24 September 1853

111 _! I 11 8 $ 0 * kira : § i $ jtt % 5 of ^ ug ilisnt . FIRST KNOWN IN , THE PV-lhlSTiC HEMISPHEKE BV THE APPELLATION OF THE BLACK DIAMOND . BUT WHO BOSE RAPIDLY BV HlS SCIENTIFIC PURSUITS TO THE PROUD TITLE OF THE CHAMPIONofENGLAND. IN 1821 . : 1 I _ _ This celebrated boxer is at present the Champ ion of England , Jiiiviug fought and gained the following p itched battles , besides many casual ones , in which he never was beaten , viz . with George Maddox , Jan ., 1805 : Tom Blake , Feb . 1 S 05 •I keyPi g , May 1805 ; Kiclimond , the black , 1805 ; James Belcher , 1807 ; Hovton , May , 1808 —firegson , October , 1808 ; Beldier , 1809 , and Molineaux , 1810 . Cribb is now onl y thirty years of ¦ ta ; . . Here follows the editor s loinineiit : When tlie amount of money collected for the relief of British prisoners in France , now suffering for the cause of their country , scarcely amounts to £ 49 ,- 000 , there is—lilusli , O Britain !—- there is £ 50 , 000 depending upon a boxing ...

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ANECDOTES [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 24 September 1853

ANECDOTES OF THE CHAMPION OF ENGLAND . TOM CRIBB , # MAV BE DEPENDED UPON AS GENUINE . Pugilism Extraordinary . —A navigator , from Lancashire , as bi g and as rough an article as can be imagined , prompted , it is supposed , by , the great pugilistic success of Carter , took a turn , on Tuesday evening , November 7 , 1816 , into the nei ghborhood of Westminster , and all of a sudden pounced on the Champion of England and Tom Oliver , who were in the friendl y act-. of blowing a cloud together ., Without waiting for the formality of an introduction to those heroes of the fist , he boasted of his milling pretensions , and sans ceretnonie , challenged Oliver for a turn-up . The coat of Oliver , like electricity , was off to resent an unmerited attack upon his prowess — but Cribb forbad it—observing , that the navigator was too heavy , and that he would accommodate this I hasty customer , having no doubt but he should quickly serve him to his satisfaction . The parties retired to a lar...

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