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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

OAX ITS AN'CISCO TULATR F.—The 0 under-igikal, 111 r nip iau c with tin -ug. gallon- ot mauy • • 'i/. n-. pron i-r- to ereci a large and eommoda'ii- Tie aire iu Sail I'raiicisco, lor lite pioiluclion. tluring the coinmi; sea-on, a », rie» o| Opera*. Ballets, Vaudev ill< -. Dramas, mid Panloiniiiu -. on a scale ol splendor worthy the er a! metropolis ol the Paeilic. Ii 1- lielleveil that the establishlilelit ota 1 heat re, conducted on approved principle.-, will prove an immediate and lasting bench 1 to ihe low 11. while 11 Will Ih I I lie \, ml si I long tilt and -o much complained of—the lack of amusement. In order that this irredl enterprise ir.av b completed With the lea—l p,i.--ib.e delav. and. that the entire community mav have a share 111 lis grow til and feel uiU-.,-Uxl 111 promoting, its sueci —. it ha- been deemed proper to'i-siic a limited number ol Ticket- to Subscribers, entitling I lie holder ot each lo admission to Ihe performances, on any night during the s...

Publication Title: Weekly Alta California
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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

BUSINESS CARDS. (Mtorn k Krammn. commission mi:ttcn,\\rs corner Mwitttonit ry and Sa>vamctttu at.-.. S.n A" . , JUS M. OMIOKN, f.'UHf j HA ML- UK* WAN. Auction int'/ Com m isston Al> r< ii '.its, STOCKTON; Reference* —Melius, How aril &eo, / v . .. »• . •*«//< /' 1 '.CISCO. Allied KobiNson. Lsq V tt u 11 i;. i;. Licit, Slock tun. l M(*l>oiinl<l. Itcynolit* a ( «.. Shipptnu itnU ('ainhii s v / o // M in 11 ki tn> >!i>, I. ,l<, '!> ai'i'V<■ s.ntaiit, ?i'>> •, 4.iiil<l A Co.. C<)MMI SS I O X Mi:K C II I \ /• v . < .Til. rofs \i 'I!\MK\TO i.ii ! UllvrcuMKia - /iVe,r. nrf M • -srs. s. 11. Williams and > - . in s.n Francisco *nd Honolulu. RI.IUIMF. lIKMSOS ,V UMIIMMI, Ship pi Hi* an,/ Commission Alerch >s, FOOT OF SAt RAMFM O - I .. S\N FK KNi I - - Francis llurrin. Am li...

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 4 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

SiwitHHl*. UIItHIiNMIII k v< ///.'Nh/./,'v "-hi u.»/>//.s>vov 7/.IA I' 1L .»:us>ox • >.v\ n; wriM o IN l\ i\i! K. J HFt'KR rO .• Thav« r iV Hrother, i hoiuas l.auib, • • />Wou, •K1 A Mmot, !>. \V \. aiid iV Co., > v . \ I'lurl.-. \\ M.irimn, ) y v i< Hodnim, ) l> s,> .hi A 'V' . /*'oriitrwr. ( Wain Morgan, /' ihiuUli hut. \\ •»«'»! A Low, A u s Ih'iCiins. (.1« '.n' Mililll A t;i:xr:r \i. < tniMissio\ i//:/,'(7/i v/n \\ ishitvit S in -»•■». '' Roller! Holls & co., ni'i'i'iiiuiiK. •owl nt UK M.S. JAMII A C. w\«l». San Fkancisoo, January 23, 1H If). 'J7 Jurors Cmglitoii, roiuiiiiNMiMi lli n limil, uisnrnr sfn t t thr (»oreriimrnt resn vr, m J I /./ t'lr \Y arrhimsr of l)t'\\ itt *\ Hui i :.ion. Stnrkcy, Janioii & ro., romiiii««i»ii V|«*r«*|isiui%. I \in! Imporleis of (ioods direct Inun !*.upland, \t l.i ni ir portHol the 111» it «*«...

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

REAL ESTATE. mm; city of sorrii san fiian--1 CISCO. —Tin- mi l' r. liinf in in Will tin' public llial :i .-iii vry o! tlif cilv-ol Si'iilli Sail Fniin-i- 'ii lias jii-1 been ciiiiiplcti'il, :niil a map ot the city is now to he seen at the si ore of Dcßoon.V i*(in alls <V tlrisa r, i■ll (. lay si. The site is loraieil on the Hay ol Sun Frnn-ei-co, two mile- southerly ot the city 01 San i'raueisco, ami in plain of the .«hip|iiii<r in the harbor. The some depth of water It iiiikl in t lie harbor of the city of Sun Francisco , is lo be loniiil in the harbor of the city ol Sioutli San Francisco, and alonu; the bay hcIween the two harbors. The harbor is more securely protected Irom the wind lhau the harbor ol the city ol Sail Francisco, and ships ol the heaviest burden may lay within a boat's, Icli'.flh ol the land al. many points, and quite l elo-e nerally the whole front, ol the citv, a I lord imf l lie b'st facilities for ilisetiary;-iu-j; cari!o. The land rises i...

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

Vork ol flu* Pdfilii'. The City nf N« w Vork.t>f t!i»» Pacific, Ihe iicjui n| •.•hip u|»on !)»»• !»;ty ol at <!h juiicttou \\ i! 11 the rivers Sat raflifiitii at;d >in J«m«|u«ti% has* been most accurately Mirveyed l»y Captain U. I'. Hammond I'. S. .\. and I.il l out iu tl.c must beautiful and ''"iivcnicnt manner, uud uiap^have !<e« n prepared by II 11. Kowe, Km|. and land surveyor, pO'iitinff out clearly each and every let within the surveyed limits ot the eilv, and the proprietors now oir.T litem lor salr to the public. Afonthe entire water trout of the city a public street is laid out one hundred and litty feii-t in width, beyond which no ground will ever be so'd. and the proprietors therefore guarantee to the purchase™ of all loin fronting on NNater Htroet that no burbling shall ever be erected between their purchase and the water. There is no point along the entire water front of the city <i 1 which vessels ol the largest cl...

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

Mocklon. The undersigned av;*.»!» himself of ih.it nt'-lhod of uttering to'lhe puty'c tn opportunity m st cure advantageous locations in tin- town of «Vtocktau. The survey has been made by i'apt. Hammond, t S. A., and V\ m. .>nrrw, lu«j.; the map* are completed' and may lit* seen at the office of S. S. llowKou, in the building of the subscriber at »S'locktoii. Those persons who have Visited Stockton either on busuie»s, or ii passing to and from the mi ties, need no description of lis location, and it is deemed quite sufficient to state, for the information of other*, that the town is situated at the head of navigation on the Sau Joaijniii, embracing within its limits four navigable channels, communicating directly with Mie river, and each atlording ample depth of "water for vessels of any duuight usua ly engaged in the inland trade The depth of the river and channels, as well as their capacity for navigation, arc abundantly attested ! .11 the fact, that at this promt time...

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 4 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

frfM-tllXt'M'M. t» 'Ii 11 r; I'■ 11 WlslllOjr lav>»:.tliie I'. 'tIoMS for b'i- It sin the northern imu ntr distr.ct ur» tnloruif*d tiiat excellent bu Idiiig lot * iu t lie town ol Springfield, n. »\ be purchased on reasonable onus of L. 1! I'riks- » uFi.ii, at lioffice cn .Montgomery tticet. fi—l iiui>r •outli of Ross, Benton «V Cn. For the information of strangers unacquainted with Ihe business advantages ol this pl.e e, u lew facts may be si ated The town is beautifully situated at the ea.-tern extremity of a great bend in the Sacramento, on the eastern bank of the stream, three miles in an east-south-easterly direction, below the mouth ot Feather Uiver and about twenty-five above Sacramento City — being the nearest eligible point oil t':e Kv r to the rich mines ol Feutiier and Vuba rivers. Bear ( reek.' the North and .Middle Forks ol the Ameriiaii Riv -r, and at the intervening district. I An excelh-nt route for land transportation at a'l seasons, lends dire...

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 5 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 6 September 1849

I. J' 4!' - - »*f» • v--1 . !» :t !l ill I »• •«. V\ ).! ;],!•' »; I'iOpO* K A ,|l U» • i. •'! I f! II- 1 « • Fo. iurllit r -r< .r i'v| m .i;ipiv lii J >li:i 11. I', ~s .' j 4 nth. i' i,ki •] 1 nis . <.»r t< I- i« !.j\ • v .t i.,.. • isa \c r.r. ' 35 2t A - ?..UH. m 7. .>. I r j-H; i.i 4 :.i'. I—A Si.-M . . J- in Washington "tract, an) w< ;|<• ,| - . L r r , MI -v i. gg. For further pur tic 11 iy - ippiv ro i I'!>< >UST. s.M| l'U \ i I»I It.ill \*» .-I I'i-ls rill ill >ii.i I ; ■ Ml, , " ■ ' ■' 11 ll "'' 1 ..Hi ■ .pill ll'- liuiMhi.. t ,i ii,". •■I i .Mi ;in I i.v. \l », o;li i I , I■ ■ r [ill- :au" ]- l V. un.ll'- i 1," l!< > U.I 1. lln li. m-. 1,1 I III! I ■in K 1 !-ini-t; nn- linns, in't Ih 11.i-- h, i., ~,. . ' r.n'M llir. - 1j:- in ill.. 1.-.i tut ~ s ' ■'"IV. \iiplv t<> s wrill-Y. i:::ot;i . ;jllu' Cl:iv -1.. I'm m...

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Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

HXta California. VOL. I ] SAN FRANCISCO, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13. 1849. [ NO. 37.

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[Reported for the Alta California.] Trial for Murder. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

[Reported for the Alta California.] Trial for Murder. ALTA CALIFORNIA. SAN FRANCISCO, THURSDAY, SEPT. 13, i United States vs. Joseph Daniels.— Tlic prisoner was churned with the murder, of his comrade Peter Pettit, and had been tried Oil the Gth iust., but the jury being unable to airree upon ii verdict were discharged, nod on the !>th insf. the ease was again taken j ii|> before Hon. .J. W. GeaUV. Alcalde of the Distilet ol Pan Francisco. J. H. Haut, Esq., appeared as attorney I'or the people, and the prisoner was defended by C. Temple EmMETT, Esq. On the openinix of the ease the counsel for prisoner asked :t postponement, on account of the absence of Cadwallader. (who was at thej mines,) wlio.it was alleged, would testify to having met persons armed, on the road where I the body was found, on the day ol the murder —which the counsel for the prosecution, opposed, nlledging a willingness to allow j Gen. Cndwallader of Ohio, (father of the wit-1 ness) to write o...

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Territory of California, | District of San Francisco, ss. j [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

Territory of California, ] District of San Francisco, ss. ] To the Hon. John W. Geary, Alcalde of the District of San Francisco, -- The petition of Geo. F. J. Colburne, Ezra Dibble. Stephen B. Half, H. A. Bell, and John Lynes resspectfully represents that your petitioners were passengers on board ship Brooklyn, Joseph W. Richardson master, which sailed from the port of New York for the port of San Francisco, California, on the 12th day of 1849; that there was a distinct understanding when their passage money was paid, that said vessel would put into port either Rio Janeiro or Valparaiso, to enable passengers to procure fresh provisions, which, in a voyage as long as the average from New York to this port, is absolutely necessary for the health and i comfort of passengers and seamen. 1 hey are prepared to prove that the owner* or agents of said vessel held out, us an luduccmcnt to ! said passengers to take passage t(t ( alilornia on said ship Brooklyn, that they would stop at said po...

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The Revenue Law#. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

The Revenue Law#. C ALirORNIA. NVN FRAXnscn, THtTKBDAV. SEPT. la, IM9. \ "Murder & man'* family and he m»jr brook it. But keep your hud* out of hi» breecheft pockeli." Last week we presented, tineoiamentw] upon, a condensed form of the Revenue Ordi nance passed by the Common C c_*incil, Aug 27. We were well aware that complaints would be, anil some very justly too, urged against this bill, but "such a sudden Hood ol mutiny" as it has stirred up we certainly were not prepared to witness. Neither did we at that time so clearly perceive the operation of faction in obstructing the wheels o! government as we have since been enabled to do. " Murder a man's family," &e , as we have i|Uotcd, is an aphorism neither over-drawn noi incorrectly applied in this instance ; for pre ciscly as we predicted for any system ot taxaI ion which should be introduced ill this place, much indignation and displeasure, jealousy, suspicion, bitterness and opposition has proved tlic cons...

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Proceeding* of tlw Convention. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

Proceeding* of tlw Convention. Monterey, Sept. 1, IS|'(. lii pursuance of Gov. Riley's Proclamatioi of the 3d of June la*t, tlie Convention foi framing a Constitution fof California preparatory to admission into the Union us a State, met in Colton Ilall in the town of Monterey, at 12 M. on Saturday the Ist of Sept., 181' J. The following delegates appeared and took their seats, viz : District of San Jose. Kimball 11. Dinimick, Joseph Aram, J. D. Hoppe, Antonio M. Pico. District of Monterey. H. Wager Halleck, j Thos. O. Larkin. District ok Sonoma. Robert Semple. District or San Joaquin. J. Mcllenry Ilollingsworth. District of San Li is Omsro. Henry A. Telft. J District or San Diei.o. Henry Ilill. | On motion of Mr. Halleek, Kimball 11. Diimniek, Esq., was appointed Chairman pro 'empore. On motion of Mr. Dimmick, Henry A. relit, Esq., was appointed Secretary pro tempore. Whereupon, it appearing that a <pioriim ,vas not present, ou motion of Mr. Halleek he Convention adjourn...

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I.oral Hatter*. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

I.oral Hatter*. (i unpotrder, in laige mid small quantitiesi is oliered for will" in Hourly every More and' tout in tin- oitv. ;i firo break out the <li.-irui-liou of human life would only l>o o<jiml-' led by the loss of property, for mi unheeded spark w ill reduce our nourishing io\ru to| ashes. Is not this fact deserving of the at-1 tenlion of the Common Council. Washiunion sinit will "heur oll'the palm''! for the enterprise of its residents. A water-! in«r eart has been introduced at their joint ex-: i poiise, and if the mrjtorutioti continues iin-j mindful of our wants, after this, it shall soon' } 110 deprived \\w pleasure ol providing a corps | lof street sweepers for this business thorough- i tare. Ship S'liiui.it/, which arrived in this harilior on Sunday lust, has on board an iron I steamboat of 7•> horse power, complete and ' ready for immediate use. ller owners are Unite sure of a small " sprinkling " of fortune, ,if their vesse...

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The Overlain* KtMicratiUa. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

The Overlain* KtMicratiUa. It is necfessary that we sUotild stale, i„ ~r . <l"> to relieve anxieties and allay the f<-. which have been bill unduly created. r"., : , r| nig the gi iieml prosperity of the cmn-rai,,,,, overland this year, that latest accounts ar ,' highly encouraging, find represent the e ntl , body fuII Ji re unci's mrt-cr than the eini.r r tion ill any proceeding year. We deem t| . statement but just in view of the wrong i m . pres.-ion which has gone abroad, and win,-), exists even to the present time to a great ex. tent in this place. The friends of einigratui„ parties, residing in the States may rest n-« U r~ ed of the general safety of all, and that a<„| c from the ordinary fatigue and privations 01 the journey, no siill'ering has a> yet been > \ perieneed. About 30,000 persons, mostly young men compose the overland emigration this year — A portion of this body is already in the roiin. try, and pa...

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IMed. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

Died. On Sunday morning last, after an illness of two weeks, of dysentery, Chester Ingersol, native of Vermont. On the 31st August, of chronic diarrhoera, Ithamar Whiting, late of Tepic, Mexico, aged 56 years. At Sacramento city, on the 1st instant, Col. Henry Helm, late of Cincinnati, Ohio, aged 43 years. N. York and Cincinnati papers please copy.

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MAn IN E JOtJ RNA L. Port or San Aim i j:n. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 13 September 1849

MAn IN E JOtJ RNA L. Port or San Aim i \j:n. J lniixlav. 6. Am schr A. Emery, Clay, tiXiU days frm New York, 51 pa*grs, cargo to order. rriilay, §cp. 7. An» bk 1 ouro, Low, *11 dys I'm New Orleans, 47 pasgrs, cargo to MacetiJray and co. Dchbk Drie Cebroeders, Swart, 120 dys fin Panania, 1 pasgr, cargo to Mickle cj- co. Am l»g Georgiana, Taylor, 233 dy» frm New York, 13 pasgrs, cargo to Cooke, Maker ij* co. Am sp Mariposa, Landers, 'J I dys I'riii ifotig Kong, pasgrs, cargo to (Jsborn & Bran nan. Sep. ». Am bg Col. Fremont, Picket, 4 days from Santa Cruz, cargo to Libby and co. Am sp .>amoset, llollis, 173 days from New York, ICiI pasgrs, cargo to t rder. Am bk Edward Fletcher, Holbrook, I£2 dys from Itnwtoi*, .111 |iun(rru, cargo tu older. Am bk Orb, Moores, IM> dys frm Boston, 20 pgrs,' cargo to order. ifloiulity, $<>p. 10. En bk Isabella Blytli, Hayles, 62 days from Hong Kong, 5 pasgrs, cargo to order. Ch * ; br Elizabeth, Be...

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