Democratic Telegraph and Texas Register (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 12, No. 13, Ed. 1, Monday, March 29, 1847 Page: 4 of 4
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LEE & BREWSTER'
4,4 ,Gedar Street, .New York. '
TEG 1eaveS-"infnrm Dealers in' Dxy'Goods,
JUthat they have received, and are now exhibit-
ing, at lheWare House Exclusively for Printed
' .'"'', 500 CASES,
' ? . Comprising all the
- NEW SPRUNG. STYLES,
Of BrilkhjT?renclr and American Manufacture;
which in&nnnriOtf !o iheir usual slock, ren
ders iheiraaortrnenlone ofthe most beautiful and!
attractive fifthe city ; and having just been pur-
CASH AND SHORT CREDIT,
Are offered by the piece or package on the same
terms, ai and below manufactures prices.
Catalogues of prices (corrected daily,) are pla-
ced in the hands of buyers.
Purchasers will inform themselves of the Mate 01
the marker, and b well repaid for an examination,
even it ihey do not purchase.
L & 6. have peculiar advantages for executing
orders for prints, which are respectfully uliriied.
LEE & BREWSTER,
mar 1 till July 1 44 Cedar siree.
LOST The certificate ot 12S0 acre-, of land,
issued to Joseph Tippet, by the board of hind
commissioners of Jasper county, No. and date nut
rerollected. If not heard from or rcnir'ifd to the
general land orhce within 90 days, application will
be made to the proper office for a duplicate.
Jeb 1 w9i530 JOSEPH TIPPET.
Half Sections and Quarter Sections oj Va
cant Land la occupy in the
)t$L , West of Texas
THE absence of a number ol .settlers, allows to
ofler during the year 1847, 320 acres of the
best Land to Families, and I60.icres to .single men
iiWhe Colony of Castro, whose, prosperity is well
CaMro-Ville contains now 1000 inhabitants
The Village of Quihi. 9 miles from Castro- Ville,
nun hers 5"J Families; the Vandenberg, 5 miles
iurrheronthc road to Mexico, 5Ut amines, sim-
ilar establishments are successively in progress iu,
the vast circuit of the Grant made by the Govern-,
mem of Texas to the subscriber. '
Address lor references to r
HY. CASTRO, t
DireciorXren'rland Founder ol the Colony, t
feb 35 wCintam583 Castro Ville, Texas.
X -OSi; Joeih H Gamble's headlight ceriifnf
cenirffcnie, io 2J8; Wm hi Buihet's headrighn
certificate, No 143, each ior one third ol a league.;
all issued in Brazoiia county, together with ih(j
field notes, unless heard of within lhe time prescri
bed by law, application will be made to the piopeij
ofhcqr forduplicaies. J DeCORDOVA. j
w9 83 Altorne' for the Assignees.
T RICE- ADAMS & CO. j
A Siraftd Street Galveston Texas, j
KEEP on hand a large and well assorted Mock o'j
Staple and Fancy Dry.Goods, Groceries, Wes-j
icrii irrouuee, orocMery aim uinivaic, ""u
Buot&and Shoes, and all kinds of Goods suitable!
foe Plantation use sep 'i wii Obi
r it rTV
3F E. P. CALKIN & CO ,
Cotton Factors and Commission Merchants.
4L"i Strand, Galveston, Texas.
THEsubscribers offer their services to the Plant-
inVancl Mercantile, community in the above,
capacity",, arid will makeliberal advances on con-1
sign"mentsja them Jor sale in Galveston, jot forship
ment to. lhe iSew Orleans, New YorkfBoston m
Liverpool Markets, in each ol wnich cities thej
have experienced and responsible correspondents , :
wbb will pay every attention to the interests of con ;
Manors. A constant sunnlv of groceries and plant
ation 'supplies will be Xept on hand and sold at tin f
lowest market rates.
-An?. 1R4G a 12 wti555 E. P. CALKIN & Co.
' f!4KliTP.T PHRNlTfTRE.
TAS. H. COOKE, 92 Broadway, near Halt'
J stjei, New York, oners lor sale a tun ana com
plete. assortment 'of Cabinet Furniture, which h
waTrants'jpqual lojaiiy in the city, at the following
unusually low rates:
Mahogany sofas from $20 to $150 each.
"V Chairs " S"24 to 150 per doz.
'." Rbckingcbairs, from $5 to 45 each.
" Bureaus.. " S56S"5each.
." Card Tables, " $18 to $60 pr. pair.
" Centre Tables-, " $10 lo$7oeach.
" -French Bedsteads, from $l8io 3100 each..
&c. &c. &c. Feather Beds. Hair Mattre-ses and
Bedding ol the finest qualities, and at the lowest
.N. B. No extra charges ior packing and ship f,
".The state of Texas, ? In Probate Court, March term.
rVwntv of Austin. S A. D. 1847. -?
OTTherea- Jsirnan Jonts. administrator ot all ant l.
W sngular the goods and chanelscf Abraham Peck t,
deceased, rued a petition in the honorable probate cour.
otfeaid. County, for a sale of land belonging to sai 1 sue
-cefstin,' and whereas Adella Peck, alias adella Wick
4 son.Jia the onlv surviving he.r ol said deceased, am
-vfbofe residence (if in the State) is unknown to sale j
Sffawn Jones, or to the honorable probate court; l here
.lore be it known that if thesaid Adella Peck, alias Adel
lalWickscii, does not appear at the March term of rh
safrf courtand show caube why such sale of land a-
aforesaid should not be mode, then said application wil
Ite heard ex. 7 arte, and judgment given according tc
UiiCtmenisanajBsi'ce oi luecase.
K ?3ivei under my hand and the seal of the probai
court of Austin county, at San Felipp, March 1st 1-47
J. "HILLYARD. P. C. A. C.
r OST. The ccrtaficate of Lee C Smith, firs
J-Jclass- certificate, No 112, for one league ancj
labor. vued in Robertson county: unless heard o
oTscnt to the General Land Office within the tim'
prescribed ly law, application will be raade for s
-w9:5SG J. DcCORDOVA, Attorney.
Morres D Ecgleston bounty warrant for 1261
acres. Unless heard from within the tiinc
prescribed by law, application will he made ti
the proper officer of the Government for a dupli
ate 2mu-5SG J. Dr.COR. OVA, Attly
. T OST; The headrisht certificate of William J H
JLEHioit, for one third of a league of land, firs jj
class; also that ofFranci Kennedy, for one thirt'S
f a league, first class, both issued by the board'eljj
.land commissioners for Brazoria county, Noanfljj
' date not recollected. If not heard from within 9. .'I
days, application will be made to the proper office
lor a duplicate. f
J. DeCORDOVA, Agent ,
c H(n?ton,Feyy22, I8i7. w9t 83
"v LI VERY" STABLE
Corner of Maiket and Preston. JSl , Houston
rTHEunder-igncd would inform tne ccinmunit
rfjAJL generally, thai he has opened a Livery siabu
gtr vin lhtsriiy, and is prepared to hire horses, -carrirt j
fies and bggys.bv the day,, and will send at all 1
f times, (jl required! good antJ carelul drivers
He lsaho prepared to feed horses by the day or
month. His terms sciil ne as reasonable as anj
other iif the -iy
wCl"-5S" r S KELLEY
GIN SHOP. " ,
THE subscribers will carry on t&e Gin making
business, icpairing Gins, Horse Shoeing, and
J 'Bladksmithing, in its various forms, at Matthew's
We have obtained the latest and most improved
forms fpr Gins, known in any part of the South;
anu will warrant our work to perform equal to
;any. Should a Gin fail to perform well, when
started, the purchaser by giving us prompt notice,
can set it aside.
-fN.?B. All orders from a distance filled prompt
' 'r" R. MATTHEWS & WM. ALLEN.
a' t ic. A ....... i :nn 17 u v icic
- - .-. kJllll augusiiuc. ecu. dl, IUJJ.
JAMES BAILEY, Ag't,
r-t ' mar 12 wtf-482 Houston.
. LOST,' '
JOHN C. GRACE'S bounty claim lor 1920 an.,
donation arrant for GiO acres, issued by tht
;rviecr.etrtry of War, and nnless heard lrom wiihir-
S.' ,190 davs applicat on will be made to the proper of
2" 1 ,fice lor duplicates.
' f- wSiMW J. DpCORDOVA, Ag').
lOUK Ti-.-cua Canvassed Hams,
. 2 hhds shoulders, 4 half bbls buckwheat Flour
3 qt bbls buckwheat Flour. 6 b txes do ; do
J10 kegs butter, 2 chests youn-' hyson tea,
f - v , 5 eigh lis pipe superior cogniac brandy,
1 qr cask " ' "
1 pipe Rochella brandy, 4 boses Tobacco,
Just received and for salelow by ...
pn 14 M NW1NG & HAMMKTT
R. Thruston's Csthartitf Pills, for sale at
20 ilOBERTS & CO's.
Are Hit Ui..a,tM and vu ojjwix ii r am iune
ever ottered to tue I'ublie Tlcy arc extremtly milu.
in their operation, ncith- r causing sickness of the stom-
ach, nor aiiy unpleasant s nsa ion i it the system, as
is too frequnitiy the case with i..ul tints given to act
upon the boweia: bics nimtiiU e- who have been
nuablc to take othe lis or pnpjnitions of medicine,
on account of their nauseating eflccts, usa these pills
without the slightest disagreeable ietlrngs.
Whenever or by whomsoever they have been used,
throughout the length and breadth of ihis w.dely ex
f .ded country, have uniformly and invariably receiv-
ed the approv al of the pi.bhe oice. Upvv aids of S00,-
000 boxes o tl-.ese pills have been so'd, and not a single
instance of dissatisfaction, with re;ti:t to lheir d lie is
ujion the s stem ol t!ioce who have made tiialof them,
has ever come to the knowledge of the Proprietor, or
his Agents; hut on the other hand, thousands of ttsti i
mnmals have been given of the unparnhtled excellency
of this preparation. They pos ess not only Cathartic
but alsj Toiiii otilrstcrnlive qualities and such is lli
rtrc combination ot -lie cathartic and restorative prop
ernes, that the system is not reduced and left m a tor
pid and ostn-e state ay tticir use, as is the case wit
altrost ail othei prepaiauon heretofore offered to th
Public as a remedy in Dyspeptic and Bilhous com
plaints. But while the stoin at n and Bowels are free
irom ail moibid nnpiiniis, tliuy are at the same tim
.invigorated and brought into healthful action ; any pet
son uiakin;; a single trial ol these pills will find th
to be strict!,, true Intieea hcieni consists ana is foui
that grand Jissideratum in medical science sought afti ;
from age to aire by the most distinguished sons of th j
healing art The author would heie state that he ha
succeeded where many have failed only byytar3spei
in close examination, and carelul mvestiiiation otth
nature of simples, in thei- single and combined actioi
in the prosecution of which he has been lavored wit '
an extended medical practice, and great facilities ft
chemical analysis, &n'so a thorough acquaintance wit
the sconce from its earliest history to the preset
time. By the foregoing statements, the public will 1
enabled to jude correcily in tne d.stitiguhing charai
ten-sties ol tiiest. pills, and ot their vast stipenoni
over all oilier Aim Bilhous or Ann-Dyspeptic Medi
From Mr Adam Rispr, a popular Merchant in Talla
dega co , Ala
RisEa's Stoiie, Tallageda co , Alabama, August 16
This is to certify, that I h iw ued Dr Spencer's Yer (
etablc Pdls in mv family lor the 'a&t siv months, an
1 consider them the best Pills 1 ev. r u?ed. 1 was ar
pi inied an agent for the sale of them about six nionil
ago, at vvhti h tune the traveling agent leit me ahoi
one hundred boxes, ami 1 have sold out every bo
I0114 cince and could have sold i.s many more if tin
had been left. 1 think evtrs family should Keep
supply always on hand. 1 hue never sold any Pil
io mv Store that have been liked so well as Spei.
cer's Vegetable Pills. ADAM RISER.
For further testimony apply to J. D. Groesbeed-
and obtain n paui,hlet wlio is the only authorize.
Agent in Houston.
Of all the reiredies tvtr d. e v ici tor the safe, certai
and effectua cure of the AcuB and Fever, or Chills an
Ft-ver, none havemoit merited and ieceived the api r
bation of the public than ihcscFitls. Upwards of Etgl.
ty Tiiotisand Hoxes have been s ld, 111 only six States
v.ithui the last twelve months, and over 20,000 boxe
of there haie bem sold tn'the State of Alabama aloni
The Pr pnetor has never known a single mstanc
where these Pnls haw failed to cure the Chills ami
P ever tv here they have been used strictly accordin
to the directions aceonipanymg them. One box 1 1
Pills is generally sufficient tocurc two common case .
these of Chills and Fever Judging from these fact
the Propnetor has the most satisfactory reasons fo
supposing thatupvvaadsof 100 COO persons have bee v
restored tiom siccness to health by u-:ng this impol
tant meiicine, and that too, in the brief space of twelv
months. Indeed, no language can describe, no tongu
can express, an 1 no pen can pourtray the vast amoun
of sickness and suffering which these Pillshaverehev
ed, and the joy and graiittdc of those who have beei 1
restored to h.ullh by using them.
Eitiact of a letter from Dr. Hagood, dated Mount Pin-
son, Alabama, Feb 3, 1813:
I consider them (Hu'.l's Pills) as good a medicine as
can be used tor the cure of Fevers, or Ague an A Fevers.
1 have prescribed them inn number of cases of Fever,
after first admini3tenn; an emetic or cathartic, and al-
ways with the mod happy lesults. In fine, 1 havr
neverknown Hull's Pillstofail curing the Chills an'1
Fever, in a single instance.
Extract of a letter from Dr. Mattison. dated Benton
Co , Alabama, August. ID, 1642.
I think them (.Hull's Pills) an excellent medicine.
Indeed I have never known the pills us?d in a singl.
instance, according to diiectiou, without effecting a
complete cure. My neighbours speak of them in the
highest terms. BENJAMIN MATTISON.
Abe now acknowledged by ilu Faculty lobe the most
scientific andsuccesslul pr-paration ever discovered lor
the., relief o! Coughs, Colds, Coiisumpti n, Asthma,
Whooping Cough, Catarrh, Tightness ofthe Lungs or
Chest, Briiuchitns, and similar Pulmonary Affections.
They are made from a comb. nation ot tho'most valua-
ble expectorant ur cough nuUiuius, and are undouln
edly superior to every thing in use for these complaints.
Thegieat shire of patronage which the Proprietor has
enjoyed in the South and West tor the last twelve
months b.. a hrge and extensive saic of these Lozen-
ges, prove most conclusively, that they are now rapidly
superceding all other preparations. Indeed the propri-
etor has never kuevvii an instance where they did not
frive perfect satisfaction. Several thousand Boxes
have been sold, giving immediate relief to those who
have been aiflicted with the most distressing olds and
coughs, and restoring to health pei&ona in almost ev-
ery stage of Pulmonary Adecuons.
Mobganfeld, Union Co , Ky. Nov. 21st, 1842.
Dr. Hull Dear Sir 1 wish jou to send me a new
supply of your Couh Lozenges, for I am entirely out.
I have been selling ihem for some tunc, and they have
become very popular here, so that 1 have not had any
on baud for several mouths I have used (hem with
great success, and 1 consdcrtheni the best medicine
for coughs and colds that I ev.-r was acquainted with.
Dr. Mifleru-eii them with the happiest effect. He was
troubled with a severe cold and inflaniatioti of 'he
lungs, but was cuted immediately by using the Lozen-
ges. Yours, very icsptctiully, II. D EDWARDS.
These Luzenzes havuiiow been in use in tn Southern
and Western S-tate-uprtardsoftwelve months, during
which lime they have gained for themselves a popu-
larity unprecedented in the annals oi mxlicme In
over 50,01)0 ca-e they have proved an infallible remedy
for the destnu t.on of those reptiles within which are
the means of sweeping off Hundudsand Thousands
ot the most blooming children and youth, seven. ig lhe
cords of affection, and forever blasting the fondest
hopes of the parent. So great has the r effic-ncvinvari-ably
proven, that they may well he called theonly cer
tain worm destroying medicine in use, and the greatest
discovery ever made for espelling the various kinds of
worms that so frequently and distressingly annoy
both children and adults.
De. English, m Btnaduny, New York, cured two
children of fit by using these Lczenges, after tiying
sevcial other medicines without benefit. He has u-td
them in his practice ucarlv twelve months in over One
Hundred1 Cates, and always with the best success.
He says that hj has cured four cases of Worms with
only 'me box He also cured one boy with a single
dose that had been ruffenng with fits for nearly two
fj-Pnce. 23 cents per Box, with directions. Sold
by J. D.GROESBEKCK, the only authorised agent
LOST. The following described head right
ccrtific.tes, issued by the board of land com-
missioners for Brazoria count, the dates of which
are not recollected, viz one certificate for one
third of a league of land, No. 2-1 1, issued to Johti
Obenandcr by assignee John Brnwn one issued to
John Sellers by assignee Win. T. Austin, tor one
Ieagneand one labor, No. 243 One issued to Eli-
jah Ceples by Wm T Austin, asse , No 245, lor
one league and labor. One issued to Alexander
Phillips, No 2GI, for ono third ol a league. One
issued to Thomas Matty, No 243, by Wm T Aus-
tin, asse., for one third of a league, and one issued
to W R Gaylord. No 704, 2d clas, dated August 2,
1838, lor one thin league. If not heard from with-
in the time prescribed bj law, application will be
made to the proper office for duplicates
J. DeCORDOVA, Agent.
Houston, Feb'y IP 17 v.0i581
OST. Hugh G PanneU's 1st clas headright,
issued in Harris county Unless the said head-
right is returned to me within 90 days, applica-
tion will be made to lhe Land Office for a dupli-
cate copy of the same.
v9:5S5 J DeCORDOVA, Ag't.
1 : HE copartnership heretofor existing under the
J name of Wm. 11. McCutchan &Co., is this day
dis olveJ by mututil consent." Wm. H. McCutchan
is . uthorized to collect and settle the business ofthe
ecu. cin, and to use the name ol the firm 111 liquidation
WM. H. McCUTCHAN,
h 13 wtf530 JAMES MONTGOMERY.
For the Rciruival and Permanent Cute
OF ALL DISEASES Al.l.Sl.Nd FROM AN IMPURE STATE Of
THE BLOOD, OR HABIT OF THE SYSThM.
IF we read the history ot Disorders we are asto-
nished that men live; if ol Curls, we arestill
more aslonishe3 that they die. Andjetinlact
nearly all diseases have a common origin, viz:
in the organs winch prepare and modily the blood,
with a remedy, directed to the seat ol disease, will
removu a hostol its phenomena. It is the peculiar
characteristic ol Sands's Sarsaparilla, that its
searching operation reaches the cause of disease,
and the cures it pcibrms are therelore radical and
thorough. The health ol the human system depends
almost entirely upon the state ol the blood, it the
vitalizing fluid which pervades every ti-sue, every
membiane, fibre, filament, aland, or other oigan
primary orsubsidary; il the budybe charged with
ihe elements of disease, sickness must be the conse-
quence, and until the causes ol disease existing in
the blood, are eradicated, no permanent relief can
be expected. It is here that the powerJul health
restoting properties of Sands's Saisaparilla aie
manilesied; and for this reason, in bcrolula, bait
Rheum, and all eruptive diseases, as well as in the
derangements of the secreting organs, it is conside-
The lollowing interesting case ispiesented,.and
the reader invited to its attentive peiusal. Com-
ment on such evidence is unnecessary.
New York, July 25, 1844.
Messrs. Sands Gents. : I consider it but.an act
of jusuce to yoj to state the following lacts in ref-
erence to the great benefit I have ieceived in the
cure ol an obstinate Cancerous ULCERon my breast.
1 was attended eighteen months by a regular and
skilful physician, assisted by the advice ai.d counsel
oi one of ourmostable and experienced surgeons,
without the least benefit whatever. All the various
methods ol treating cancer wereresoited to; lor
fi 'e v eeks in succession my breast was burned with
caustic tluee limes a day, and lor six it was daily
syringed with a weak solution of nitric acid, and
the Cavity or internal ulcer was so large that it held
over an ounce ol the solution. The Doctor probed
the ulcer and examined the bone; and said the dis-
ease was advancing rapidly to the lungs, and if 1
did not get speedy relief by medicine or an opera-
tion, the result would be fatal. 1 was advised to
have the breast laid open and the bones examined,
but finding no relict from what had been done, aud
feeling 1 was rapidly gelling worse, 1 almost des-
paiied of recovciy, considered my case nearly
Seeing various testimonials and cctificates of
cure by the use of" Hands' s Hasrparillu," in c.ses
similar to my own, I concluded to try a lew bottles,
several ol which vere used, but from the long, deep
seated charactei ot my disease, produced no very
decided change; considering this as the only p-o
bable cure lor my case, I persevered, until the dis-
ease was entirely cured. It is now over eleven
months since the t ure was completed; there is not
the slightest appearance ol a return. I therefore
pronounce myself well, and the cure entirely ej
ected by sands s sarsaparilla," as J looK no oth-.r
medicine oj any kind during the livie I was using
it, nor have Itaken any since Please excuse this
loiigdtiened acknowledgment, which 1 think it ray
duty to make. Your valuable aaisapanlla cuted
me, with the blessing of Divine Providence, when
nothing else could, and I leel myself under lasting
obligations to you 1 can say many things I can-
not write, and 1 do most respectfully inviie ladies
afflicted as I have been to call upon me and I will
satisfy them lully ol the truth as staled above, and
many other things in lefeience to the case.
NANCY J. MILLER, 218 Sullivan street.
The lollowing letter from one ol the most emi
nent Physicians in the city ol Baltimore, is pre-
sented, with a view of showing the opinions ol Phy-
sicians geneially in relation 10 this va uable medi-
cine many others ofa similar tenor have been re-
ceived from several ol the most distinguished phy-
sicians throughout our counfy.
Baltimore, February 4th, 1845.
A. B. & D. Sands "Gentlemen. 1 have used your
extract 01 Sarsaparilla since it.v introduction into
this city. It gives me pleasure to state 1 have lound
it to answer my most sanguine expectations. I be-
lieve it to be the best preparation of that valuable
article now in use.
With much respect, vours,
JOHN WriiTRIDGE, M D , 40 Gay street.
For further particulars and conclusive evidence
of its superior value and elhcacy, see pamphlets,
which may be obtained of agents gratis.
Prepared and sold, wholesale and retail, by A. B.
& D. SANDS, Druggists and Chemists, 79 Fulton
street, New York.
Sold also at Galveston and Houston by
J. D.GROESBEECK, Agent lor Texas.
Price SI per bottle; six bottles forgo-
j- The public are respectfully requested to re-
member that it is Sands's Sarsaparilla that has and
is constantly achieving such remarkable cures of
the most difficult class ol diseases to which the hu-
man frame is subject, therefore ak for Sands's
Sarsaparilla, and take no other, apl 15wly533
JAMES W. HENDEKSUN &SAA1'LP.
WILL diligently attend to all business entrusted
to their care in the courts ot Harris, Fort
Bend, Montgomery, Grimes, Walker, Liberty,aud
also in the Supreme court at Austin.
nov 30 wtf 571
GROCERIES, DRY GOODS. &C
THE subscribers have in Store and offer for sale
at the lowest market rates,
100 bags K10 Coffee, prime quality,
10 casks bacon, assorted,
10 bbls. heavy retailing mo'asses.
50 bbls. Cincinnati andbt. Louis Flour,
30 kegs No. 1, leaf lard,
50,000 cigars ofthe Washington, Norma, Lord By-
ron, Oseeola, Casadores, De La Crauz Principe, Es
paransa and La India Regalia-,
1 puncheon pure old rje Whiskey, warranted 15
years old, and very superior flavor,
50 boxes sperm and star candles,
50 kegs English white lead 28 lbs each,
E0 ' bar lead, nails and brot spikes assorted,
10 Collins' nxes,
10 qr casks sweet Malaga wine,
Young hyson, imperial, gunpowder and black tea,
Waterproof boots, russet, brogans, &c.
And a handsome assortment of Fancy and Staple
Dry Goods for plantation and family use.
E. P. CALKIN & CO.,
Aug. 30, 1846. wtf 553 Strand, Galveston.
THOMAS NEWCUMB, Attorney and Coun-
sellor at Law, (District Attorney ofthe Fourth
Judicial District,) will attend promptly to all bu-
siness in the way of his profession which may be
entrusted to him the several counties composing
Residence at Victoria.
LOOK AT THIS.
NOTICE is hereby given that Bollinger's, (for-
merly McCorcle's,) Ferry on the Brazos
river, is now in good order for the accommodation
of travellers, the b-idges having been completed
on the road to said ferry.
Januirv 1st, 1817. wtf. 577
bAURY GILLESPIE &B.E. TARVER.
Altornics al Law,
HAVING formed a partner-hip in the practice
ot the Law, they will attend to all the unfin-
ished business of Lipscomb & Giliespie,and in con-
junction will attend the Supieme and Federal
t'ourtsol Texas, the District courts of the third
Judicial District and some other adjoininc counties.
They will open an office this fall at the city 01
Austin, tor the purpose ot a tending spc ially to
business in the Supreme court Address Gillespie
& Tarver, Attornies at Law, Independence, Tex-
as. Jan'y-28, '10 wly. 527
Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
AUSTIN TRAVIS COUNTY-TEXAS,
WILL attend personally and laithtully to any
busines-i connected wuh his proiesMon in any
ofthe counties ol the Second Judicial District
He will also attend to the. perlection of titles the
procurement of patents examinations of titles
locating of certificates, and other business at the
GeneialLand Office. Also, offers his services 10
the members ol the Bar ol the State, to cases in the
Letters to receive attention, must be post paid.
sep 2.1 wtfSfil
JNU. McREYNOLDS, Jr..
Attorney and Counsellor al Laic, Montgomery,
WILL practice in Ihe Courts of Montgomery
and the adjoining counties, also the Snpremi-
f..ur' nov U wtf 5(5
luhtv. t ViilUll-
-10 I. "s a prune nrtitlo, for
WADE & CRUGER.
snle by may 19
THIS House is now in complete order for the rf cep-
t'on of Travelers and Boarders, and the proprie-
tor hopes to be able to give entire satislactionto till who
may fuvorhim with a call. He has also a good Stable,
and plenty of corn and fodder for horses.
oct21 w6m565 C. KESLER, Proprietor.
TO LAND HOLDERS IN TEXAS
THE subscriber devotes his whole attention to
the transaction of business relating to land,
and land claims in Texas, such as the locating
lands or scrip; the examination and perfecting
titles, procuring Patents; the record 01 titles in
the different counties in which the lands are situa-
ted; wananls and certificates, to which legal heirs
of dee'd soldiers are entitled, by the laws ol thr
late Republic, and every kind ol business relatinj
to or connected with a Real Estate agency business,
excent the sale oi lands.
General land agent,
City Hotel, Houston.
Houston, Jan. 15, 1847. w 570.
Hon. J. P. Henderson, Governor ot Texas.
" A. C. Horion, Lieut, Governor.
" D. G. Burnett, Sec'y of S'ate,
" T. W. Ward, Com'r. of Gen. Land Office,
" fcani Houston, U. S. Senator.
" Ansi n Jones, ex-President of Texas.
" E. W. Moore, late Com. oi the Texas Navt '
" Col. James Morgan.
And all the principal land owner, and commer
cial men, of Houston and Galveston.
PLANTATION FOR SALE
A Valuable Plantation on the Brazos, with n
.tJLgroes, stocK, and inventory thereof.
ticulars, apply to
my ti wtt 541
A JOURNEYMAN POTTER one1, who
skilled in the Earthen or Stone Ware busines
For information, apply at this office. "
Houston, January 2lst, 1847. d2t wtf 579
JLJty, the unconditional headright certificate?
B. W. Wheeler, issued by the board ofland con
missioners of Washington county to W. H. SSai
burn, administrator in theyear 1843. Ifnotheai
of in sixty days, I will apply to the proper oflu
for a duplicate of the same ' r
W. H "SUADBURN, - - .;
AJm'r ol B H'Wheeler. .w
Houston, March 4th, 18-17.; "" w9c'5-5 Vi'
GnO. w. hori;on,
Attorney and counsellor at law, Brenham.
wasningion county, lexas.
Will give prompt attention to all business in
tiusiedto him, in the county of Washington
and the adjoining counties. Except business in
the Probate Couits.
Relerto Hon. A. C. Horton, Matagorda,
" C. W. Buckley, riiy of Houston,
" Jno. T. Mills, Clarkcsville,
" James Webb, city of Austin.
March 1st, 1847. wtf 585
FIFTY DOLLARS REWARD. "
EAN AWAY from the Plantation
of James R. Hines, Esq f Indepen-
dence, Washington county, about the
1st of September last, a negro man na-
med BEN. Said Negro Is about 28
jears old, about five feet 8 or 9 inches
in height, and rather light complexion. The a-
bove reward w ill be given to any one who will se-
cure him, and give me information, where I can
get him. E. BROWN.
Independence, Feb'y 18, 1817. w3m 5S4
The State of Texas, In the District Court, at fcprmg
Harris County J Term, A. D. 1847.
Thomas W. and Suiau L. Ward, p
Samuel Whitimr, James Bailey, & D WC Harris )
To the Sheriff' of Harris County, Greeting:
WHEREAS rl nomas Win. vard tor mniself and
for his wife, Suan L. Ward, former y Susan L.
Marston, the w He ot Thomas R. Marsion, now deceas-
ed, and Robey and iUary Marston, the minors and disa
tr.butees of Thomis R. Marston, by their guardian,
Thomas Wm. Ward, .mth filed his petition alledgmg
that at the Spring Tcim, of (he district court for Harris
county, to wit, on the 8th day of July, A D 1340, Thom-
as R Marston recovered a judgment against bam
uel Whiting for the s im of$9lG3J, bes.desinierestand
costs, upon which judgment execution was issued, and
afterwards on the 5th day of May, 1811, thesaid defen
dant S. Whiting, filed ail injunction in the Cleik's Of-
fice erjoining the Sher.fffroin any further pioceedihg,
and prosecuted an appeal to the Supreme Court from
the judgment aforesaid, and afterwards, to wit, on the
23th day oi July, -843, said case upon theappeal, came
up in the Supreme Court for hearing, anc said court in
all things, affirmed the judgment of the court below,
with ten pet cent, damages, which opinion was certi-
fied 10 the court below, and aiterwards at the Spring
Term ofthe distnet court for the county aforesaid, A.
D. 1S44, the aforesaid injunction was dissolved and
judgment rendered against thesaid Whiting, and his
securities in the Injunction Bond, James Baiby and D
W C Hams for the sum of S1226. It is luriher repre-
sented that sfrce the dissolution ofthe injunction and
rendition of said judgment, the original plaintiff in said
suit Thomas R. Marsion died, leaving his widow, now
by intermarriage wuliT WWard, Susan L Ward, and
the minors aforesaid, the only parties in interest. And
whereas no execution issued on thcaloiesaid judgment
within a year and a day last past as by law required,
wherefore m virtue of the 1 remises aforesaid, petitioners
pray that bci fa issue against ihe atoresaid James
Bailey and DWC Harris, and that noiict by publ ca-
tion as to Sam. Waning, be given (oath having been
made that he is not an iiihabitant of this State) requir-
ing them to appear at the next term of the district court
for Harris county, to show cause it any thev have why
judgment should not be revived against them, and in
the name ot the petitioners ior tne ucdi, damages, etc.,
Now you are hereby commanded to cite Sam. Whi-
ting by publication in tome public gazette of your
county, at least eight successive weeks beiore the next
term ol our said court to be holdeu in and for the coun-
ty of Hams, 01 the court house in the city ot Houston,
on the 2nd Monday alter the 4th Monday ol April next,
and show cause if any he has why sa'd judgment
should nut be revived in the name of the pi. .in nils, and
of this wnt make due return under the penalty of the
Issurd February 26, 1817.
Witness, F. R. Lubbock, Clerk, and the seal of our
said court, at office in the city of Houston, this 26th day
ofFebruary, A. 1. 1847. Jb R LUBBOCK, Clerk.
ByJoiiM FitzGebald, Dept. Ct'kDCIIC.
Samuel Whiting, the defendant in the above stated
case is hereby notified to be and appear at ihe next
terw ofthe District Court, to be holden in and for said
county at thecourt house thereof in thccityotilouston,
on the 2nd Monday after the 4th Monday of April, A.
D. 1817, then and there to answer thepetition of Thom-5
as W and Susan L Ward exhibited against liim, andj
to defend said suit or the court will prqceed.as to jusliceT
shall appertain. D. HUSSKLL, Shenff'H'C. f
Houston, March 1st, A. D.' 18J7. ' rtv8t'535 1 ,
The Slate of Texas, ) District. Court, Spr.ng1 Term, ,
Hams County. 5 A. D. 1847
To the Sheriff of Harris County, Greeting:
WHEEltEAS, JohnOwmgs has filed his petition
in the district court of Harris county against "
Charles F. Wright, alleged to bc-u transient person,
alleging that the said Wright is indebted in the sum of
four hundred and fifty dollars, and interest from the8th '
dny ofFebruary, A?1" 1833: that on the eighth day of
Februt.ry, A. D. 1839the said Wright executed a mort-
gace on hishedruihtcertificaieof one Ieagneand t labor
ofland, being number 233, issued by the board ofland .-
commissioners for Harrisburgcoiiniy. Petitionerbrays .
for judgment for the debt, interest arid cost, and ode-
creeto sell the mortRigcd property, and for general re-
lief. These are to command you to cittr'the said de-
fendant for eight successive weeks in some newspaper
of your coun'y by publication,1 to bcand appear at our
district court, to he held at Houston, n the tenth day
of May, . D. 1847 then and there to show cause, if any
he has, w hy judgment by default sh juld not be render,
cd naint iiun
Issued ?ilarch 3d, 1847
Wanes.-, F. R ,.ul)bock. Clerk, and t'i seal of our
said court at offic" in the rtty ot Houston, this thrd day
of March, A. D. 1647. F Ji LUBBOCK, Chrk.
' 11. Jon FiTzGEDAtD, Deputy Clerk D. C. II C.
J . W. Henderson, Attorney.
To Charles F. Wnaht : You w 11 appear at Houston,
on the tenth davof May, A. D 1817, at the com t house
ofthe county of Hjrn, to answer the petition of plain-
tiff or judgment by deft It will be rendered against
you D. RUSSELL, Sheriff II C.
March 3d, 1817 vvgtr.S5
Attorney and Counsellor al Law,
HAVING located in Houston, will b found at
the office ol Judge A. P.Thompson. Ci y Ho-
tel Buildings. Houston. Jan 13, IS47 w3m.78
TTM1E subscriber is prepared to inakeba-n too. J
J. der, and will keep on hand sash of different-si-ses,
which he will sell cheap ior rash at his hnp on
Coegrtss St., between Main and Abbima House.
jan 18 wtt 578 JOHN HENDERSON.
OST The headright certificate of Marcus
Brinklev, issued by the board of land commis-
sioners for Victoria county, No. 138, 2d class, issu-
ed on the 15th ol July, 1838, for one third ofa league
ofland. If not heard ol within ninety days, appli-
cation will be made to the proper office for a dupli-
cate. MARCUS BRINKLEY,
Houston, J 11'ylG, ls'47. u 0.578
The State of Texas, District Court, Spr.ng Teirn
uouniyoi nariis. ) a.u.ioh.
John FitzGcrald and Peter
Wilson, Complainants, j
vs. J-Bill in Equity.
Henry K. Hardy and B.T.
Reese, Respond nts j
To the Sheriff of Harris County Greeting :
WHERhA.b, the complainants have nied their bill
in the district court of Harris county, against
the respondents, alleging that the respondents ar non-
residents ol Texas ; that one of the respondents, t a
wit. Henry K. Hardy induced complainants to sign, as
guarantors, with the said ri. K Hardy a note executed
to B. A Shepherd, by Samuel E. Powers, hearing date
the thirtieth day ui July, A. I). 1842; that the said ti.
K. Hardy wasu secret partner in the pniitmg business
with said Samuel E. Powers, and that&a.d note was
given lor the printing press and furnr.ure called the
Houstonian Office; that the said complainants signed
said note a? aforesaid, as tht securities ot H.K Harty,
and not as security for bamuel K. Powers; that the
said B. A. Shephetd has recovered in the district court
of Harris county judgment against the said S. E. Pow-
ers as maker, and agamst H. K. Hardy and complain
ants as guarantors for the sum of 8423 UU, and cosmof
cour. : that the property ot a- fa. rowers nas Deeu ex-
hausted, and the dcot nut paid out of his estate; that
the properly of complainants was sold to satisly said
debt; that complainants have discharged said debt;
ihat whilst suit was pending, and beforejudguii.ni was
obtained by said B. A. Shepherd, thesaiu H. K. Hardy
made and executed a voluntary lraudu.ent deed ol con-
veyance to die sa.d B. T. Reese without cons.deration.
to lots 7, 9 and 111, 1:1 block 9; lot 5, m block 81, and
block 72, which deed is 01 recoid in book H, page 4 14,
Harris county lecords of deeds. Notice to the said Li.
T. Keese is given to proauce ea'd fraudulent deed fur
the above properly fromJI. K. Hardy into court on the
trial of this suit. The bdl-alliges that the above de
scribed property wa sdld by thesherl ot Harris couu
ty, qrf the "2d day of March, A.-D.jl8l7, by virtue ol an
execution upon said B.'A. Shepherd's judgment against
lhe said!H K.JBardy'ah'd cdinplainaniS; that one ol
complainants becamtheplTrcliaierrahat they have paid
offand satisfied the-jsaid debt of which they were only
the surety of the sajj Hardy ; that for the purpose of
cheatingand dMreu'dingiorapiamanta, respondents en-
tered, into an arrangement that the said 15. T. Reese
should hold the property ot the said H. K. Haidy in
secret trust ; that they were only security for said Har-
dy; that he convey d said property to said B. T.Reese
for the purpose 01 defeating the creditor B. A.. Srfep-
herd, and compelling complainants to pay said debt;
bill ijrays tor citation by publication, and for a decree
annulling faidlrauduleut deed of conveyance to thepro
peny taeWuo.rrierLm it aud tBat the said H. IC Hardy
DavcomDlauiants all sucli sums of nionev as ihev have
paidjfor nhn asaidyiulgment; ancfih'atthe sa'd B,T.
xveeou u,uiiujicuku ausner, uuuei ouiu, lue cuur-
eea in hefb"dl,'"an3 to answeriwhut'tie Daid for said lots.
4uidjOAV;horawi3iB'ajd.deed delivered, and who was
such" sums'and' cosrs as fii-ve becn.paid dtr'and dischar
ged for said H. K. Hardj ; and that the said John Kuz
Gerald, the purchaser of said b ock. and lots mentions!
in said fraudulent deed be quieted id his title andpus
session of said block ami lots against the claim of B.
T. iteese and an claiming under ,mm. .-j .
Now you are therefore commanded to summonsby,
publication in some newspaperol your countyVthe de
leuuanis xienry a., riaruy aim n. 1. xceese, luretgrjv.
successive weeks, to be and aunear at the next term of
our said court, to be held at the court house in the city'
of Houston, on the second Monday alter the fourth.
Monday of April next, to answer this petition, orjudg-,'
ment will be rendered against them by deault; aud of
this writ make due return, under the penalty ot the law.
Issued thi- fi th day ot March, 18i7. 1
Witness, F. R. Lubbock, Clernof ihe said District
Court, and the seal ol the said court at ofiicein the- city of
Houston, ims tne mm uay or iuarcn, a. u. ic-ii.
'. R. LUBBOCK Clerk. ,
Henry K. Hardy and B. T. Reese, defendants in the
above stated case, arc notified to be and appear at the
next term ot the district court to be holden 111 and tor
said county, at ihe court house thereof, in the city of
Houston, on the second Monday after the fourth Mon-
dayin April, A. D. 1847, then and there to answer the
petition of John FitzGeraldand Peter Wilson, exhibited
against them, and to defend the said suit or the court
will proceed as 10 justice shall appertain.
D. RUSSELL, Sheriff H C.
By Wm M. Taylor, Deputy.
March 5th, 1847. wot 5b5
The "State of Texas. Jin the District Court, to spring
Harris County. S Term, A. D. 1847.
Suit on an Administration Bond for S1000.
A. P. Thompson, Judge, o-c, )To the Slur.lTof Har
vs ris county,
A. M. Gentry, et al. 3 Greet.ng:
WHKRhASA P Thompson, who was at ihe tune,
of filing his petition 111 Harris district court, Judge
of the probate court ot said county, (and who sues tor
the use of Nathan Fuller) against the defendants A.
M. Gentry, A. A. Ruff and Jesse F. Randell, represen
1 11 g that the defendants heretofore, to wit, on the 13th
day of February, A. D i84i, made their certain wri-
ting obligatory to the plaintiff m the sum of one thou
sand dollars, conditioned that A. al. Cieniry should
well and laithtully discharge his duties as adinimstra
tor of the succession ot Joseph C. Gentry, deceased,
which conditions were broken and not lultiiltd and
were as follows : that INathan. Fuller was the owner
and holder ofa claim against the succession, which ths
administrator acknowledged to be just, and which the
probate judge urdeicd to be paid out of the assets ot"
said estate, which was for S23U, and thesaid adminis-
trator di-recardmir said acknowledgment and said or
der, mglected to pay said sum of money, although he
had assets sufficient so to do. And whereas tha said
administrator has also neglected and relused to fulfill
his duty by rendering a just and full account ol iusac's
twelve months alter the receiving of letters of admin-
istration, nor has he s.nce complied with the law in
such cases made andprovidcd, in consequence ol all
which breaches the sa-d Fuller has been deprived ot li.s
said debt ; and the said sum ofone thousand dollars has
become absolutely due and payable by consequence of
said ore&cnes ot said conditions : Ana wnereas it uavmg
been repnsented to the court, at the fall term A. D.
1846, that Jesse F. Randel one of the said de endants,
is not an inhabitant ofthe State of Texas; and asking
that he be cited by publication, which was o ordered.
Therefore vou are herebi commanded to cite the said J.
F. Randel by publication in some public rjazetie of your
county at least eight successive weens Deiore tne next
teim ofour said court, to be holden in and for the county
of Harris, at ihe court house in the city of Houston, on
the 2d Monday after the 4th Monday ofj April next,
nnd shew cause, if anv he has. why judgment by
delaultshould not be r ndered against nun; and of this,
writ make due return, under the penalty of thelavv, .
Issued February bth, 1847. j
Witness, b. rt. L.ubnocK, uierK, ana tne seai oiourj
soid court at office in Houston, this 26th day of.Fel-4
ruury, a. u. iwi. jr. .- uujjuwwi, X'z'JtZt
By John FiLzGEaALD, Deputy Clerk D C BG
Jesse F. Randel, defendant in the above statednSase
is hereby notified to bx and appear at the next fe,mt bf
the district court, to no uoiatn in ana ior saia county,
at the court house thereof, in the city of Hdusto'riJ on
the 2d Monday after the 4th Monday-of April, A. D-
1S47. then and thereto answer the petition of A. P.
Thompson, use of Nathan Fuller, exhibited against,!
him. nnd to defend said suit, or the pourt wilt proceed
.as-to justice shall appertain.
-.' J- RUSSELL, Sheriff If. C.
jjtHouston, .March 1st, 1817. w3t 5S5
The Slate'qZTexas, In the District Court to Spring
i Harris sCounty, -$"term,-J84i. Debt onsundry
notes for $8,500 Promissory Notes
" vs. "" M
To the'Shcriff of Harris County , Greeting .
TSTtlPO L' t Q.ltisnl.lnl.ir no lllo nrtmini
the defendapt, R. W. Wade, a non-resident of this
simp, is indebted to tnesaio -oiaintm.asauminisiraior,
.on, seven promissory notes, rmounting to the sum ot
Notesbesidea interest thereon: said notes were given
for'th'e'purchase ofone undivided interest in iho half of
lotNo.'two, in block. vowe hundred aud twenty-four;
and the undivided jnerestJn the half of lot No. thre,
in block No', sixty six; bothViluatein thecity ot Hous-
ton, and upon which ruien was retnined in the deed ot
conveyance, to secure the payment ofthe said notes:
And vvhrca8 the plaintiff prays that the def 11 ant be
citedfiy publication toappeirat the next ternio thehon
district courtfor Harris couniy.und answer ihe pennon
aforesaid; and oath having been madetha' t e said de-
fendant 13 not an mhabnant of this state Theteiore,
you are hereby coinimude-d to cite the aal d us c'anU
Richard W. Wade by publication in somepubl cgizittg
ot your county, at lea-' eignt -ucce-sivo we'eksbefprg
the next term orour am court, to be hold n m andor
the county of Harris, at tho court house 1 the city of
Houston, on the 2d Monday a ter the 4th Monday Of
April nexr, then and tlur to show cause, if any heha?,
whvi:id"inent by default sluuld not Lc rendered agatn3t
him . . .. ;V
lued March isr, lati. f
Witne s F R Lubbock, Clerk, and tho reaUofour
said court ntofiice in the nry of Houston, this first day
of March, A. D 1847 F R LUBBOCK, Clerk
By Jons FitzGeb ld Deputy Clerk D C II. C
R chard W. Wade, the defeMdant in the abov stated
cac,i3 hereby notified to be and appear at the m-x
term of the district court to be holden in and firsiid
county, at the court house thereof in the c ty of H jus
ton, on the 2d Monday a ter the 4th Monday ot April,
A D. 1847. ihen nnd there to answer the petition of
James M. Williams, nd inistntor, &r , exh.bitfd
against hnn, and 10 defend said suit, or the court will
proceed us to justice -hal' appertain
D RUSSELL, Sheriff H. C.
Houston, March 1st, 1817 wSt 533
Stale of Texas. County of Harris
TVTOT1CE All pcrs mis having claims against
crs mis naving claims .i
the estate ol iN
J Dobie, dee'd, late 01 si.ml
univ, arc- hereby' noti led 0 picsent
I n to la
STERLING N. DOBi: , Ad'mr. j
stati' and co
TlIE S TATE 'OF TEXAS,
In Dtu.cl Ci jnit .
Hams Countv. 5 apnrig Jcrt , AtJ',
D 1847, il'tbt and uamugts, lor 7 UtfOV"
Elijifa Alcorn, ) To the Sht-ir ?F oL'
vs Harris Couniy. C ''itM
James M Williams. ) ins : , , .
WHEREAS the Plnintifl'm this suit on thi 28th.
da) of December, A D. 1840, at i District Oourt
held for Harris county, recovered a judgment 1 gainst
the defendant for 370CO, delft and damages, l ocsidea
S53 S3 the cous of cu.urt, and it vwas furthtr o dereov. ,
adjudged and decreed by the court, that ih- land mori - -,
gaged to secure the 1 ay ment of said debt, 10 vvjt : that
piece, parcel, tract orleague ofland situated, lu g.and
being in the county of Harris, on Cypress Bay u, be-
ing that league of land granted by Jiigutl Al muga. -Commissioner
of the Government of Coahuil 1 and .
Texas to James J. Wnght, as a Colonist, be sohiat
public outcry at the Court House door in the city cfT
Houston for cash without appraisement, to the highest
bidder, &c, on giving the usual notice as prescr .bed by -
law, and the. proceeds applied to the payment ol baid
debtind costs. And whereas a writ 01 Fi Fa and or-
derjojsale issued from this office on the 26th day of ,
March, 'AVD..1841, and wa3direcied and dehvi red to-
thejHiin Sheriffot Harris county, who levied uj -on the-1 '
leagueoflana mofgagea by thedefendai t to Ui splain- a ,
tiffin ieeurelrfajjayme,ut ofthe said Judgmtt r, d.e t4f
and was rcuurnea iviihout a sale. And. whereas at the
FairTcmit-ASpleWOfHarris District Court, upo.: .
a motion oftHs'attqrnpy of the heirs, the de.iih of thc-
plarntiffyhoe'tHendiuon',of the judgment nlcresall,
was suggested'arul ihe Court moved to enter John H.
Alcorn and Thomas J. Alcorn, in their own rigii.", and
attorneys in fappor-James O. Alcorn, Mary Ana Al-
com,?wifeofParrail W. McNus?, Win. E. Alcorn and
Elizabeth Alcorn, heirsattawof the saU Elijah Alcorn,- r
deceased, be entered on the record as parties, plaintiffs,
and a tore facias awarded to the defendant comrtianct-frU'
ing him to appear at the next term of the District Courty
to be holden 111 nnd for the county aforesaid, and shsvvv
cause if an he have, why said judgment and dtcree-
shall not be revived in favor of the said heirs, and oaih'
having b en made that the said delendant, James M.'
Williams is a noa-residentof this State.
Now you are hereby commanded to cite thesaid de-
fenddnl James M. Williams; by publication 111 somev .
public gazette of your county, at lean eight successive "."
weeks before the next terra of our said court, to be holi.14
den m an"d lor the county of Harris at the court houre -
in the city of Houston, on the 2nd Monday after thu--4th
Monday of April, A. D. 1817. and show causs if any . ..
he has, why said judgment and decree should not be "
revived in ihe name of the heirs, &c, and of this
writ make due return "under the penalty ofthe law.-"
Issued F,eb'y24th, 1847. ' ""
Witness, F.R. Lubbr-ck, Clerk, and the seal of our'
said Conn, at Office in Hous'on, this 24th day. of Feb- vr
nlary. 1847. F. R, LUBBOCK; Clerk ' ,
By Jons FitzGesald, Dept. Cl'k D CH C
1 James M Williams the defendant in the above
8tate.Tcnse, is herebynotified to be and appear at ihu
tipt tirin nflhn. Disfrtpf Pmrf rn h TinM. n in nnil fur . a
saidf-jicjunjyyai theifcjnrfc.hou9e thereof in the c.ty of . ,
'HpustonoH tbac2ffdItn7day after the 4 th Monday of ilq
5Aprn, A.DH3T77i&enraryiJneretoa'risvver the petition .
at John H"jAlcqrand,Qlher;neIrs ofE. Alcorn, exhib- ,
,itpd aamsl.rupd'tiriefend said suit, or the com t
will.prQc,aiiojVstuJeJ5hall appertain. .
f. .. ZlVUUOiUl' KJIW 'If J-- V. , ..
., a.rtumvuK eajriZiiH, ltwt.
Ta thi STitriiF of Harris Cmmtii. Gretlinn
WHERKAS JfTdward Tanner nrbis life Uine, at the
Spring Terrn&a. D. 1840, of Harris District
Court, hath recovered a judgment against the delendant p
Samuel Whiting, 'for the sum of nine hundred and sixtyr
dollars, with thufurther sum ol one hundred and thirty'
two dollars arid thirteen cents, amounting altogether to
the sum of one thousand and ninety two dollars and 13- .
cents, besides costs; aud whereas al said term ot the
Court, the said defendant hath prayed an appeal to th-i '
Supreme Court, hath failed to prosecute the same, to r
w hich fact the clerk ot the said Supreme Coui t certifi-
ed to Uiu court; and whereas no writ of fieri facias has
issued upon said judgment, and oath havingbecn made , -'
that, the defendant is not an inhabitant of the Slate a-
loresaid; and whereas thesaid plaintiff having filed bt3-
petition praying that the said defendant be cited by
publication to appear at the next term 01 the district-
court for Hams county, and show cause if any he has,
why the aforesaid judgment shall not be revived against,
him in the nameot ihe administrator, &c ' ' '
Now y..u are hereby commanded to cite the said de-
fendant, anmel Whiting, by puulication in some pub- ,'
lie gazette of your cuuuty at least eight successive t '
weeks beiore the next term ot our said court, to behof -
den in and far the county of Harris at the court house
in the city of Houston, on the 2nd Monday after thev
4th Mond y of April next, A D. 1847, and shew causo
if any he ha3 why said judgment'sbould not be"Tevived.-1
in the name of 'he Administrator, &c, and of tins writ
make due return under the penalty of the law.
Issued February 26th 1347.
Witness, F. R Lubbock, Clerk, and the seal of otr
said Court, at Office in Houston, this 26th day ofFetr
ruary.A D 1317. F R. LUBBOCK, Clerk. "
By Joils FitzGebald, Dept. Cl'k D C H C. '
K ' Ss
Samuel Whiting the defendant in the above stated.'
case, is hereby notified to be and appear at the next -term
ofthe district court to be holden m and for sail!
county at the court house thereof, in thecity o rT s
ton, on the Znd Monday afier the 4th Monday "f Apii
A D. 1847, then and there to answer the pe.i...i of
Reason Green, ad'mr of Edward Tanner, exhibited a-
gainst him, and to defend said suit, or the Court wdl
proceed as to justice shall appertain. y
D. RUSSELL, Sheriff H. C.
Houston, March 1st, 1847. w8t565
Tne State of .Texas, ? In District Court, VP Springs
Harns.Couniy. J Term, 1847. Debt on a note
" for SJ50 00.
t vs. v
Samuel L. Allen and William Richardson
To the Sheriff pf Harris County, Greeting: -
WHEREAS, the plaintiff.n this suit has uledin the.
district courtfor Horns county his petition, alleg-
ing that the defendants, on the 4th day of December,.
A- D- 1840, executed to plaintiff their note of hand,,
promising, on the 1st day of Apnl next, that is, the 1st
day' of April, A. D. 1841, to pay to htm or his order the-
sum of three-hundred aud fifty dollars, which they have
jOegtfected and .refused to pay to the present t me r And
vvnereas.it naviog Deea inumaiea to uie cuure-ui mu
fall tefmi A. DP181 6, that William Richardson, one of
the above named defendants is not an inhabitant of this
taje- apdaskmjJ that he be cited by petitionwhich
.win so oratreu. , nereioro vou are ue-ie-uj. cumuiauuiu.
itdciteflhe saidWilitam Richardson by publication in
soiSB.nublicreazeitein vour county; at least eight suc-
l ccssivd Weeks,befdffi the next term ofour said court, to
De IW1UCU HI SUIT ior eue eruuiiijr ui uouio, u u& ""
hotTse-in the city of Houston: on the 2d Monday after-
the4th3Ionday of April next and show causo, if any
he has1, "wny judgment by default should not be render-
ed against him r and of this writ make due return, under
the penalty ofthe law.
Issued February 26th, 1847.
Witness, F. R. Lubbock, Clerk, andi the seal of.onrr
said court at office in Houston, this 26th day of Feb-
ruary, 1847. F.R. LUBBOCK: Clerk
By Johx FitzGeuald, Deputy ClerkD CH C
William Richardson will appear on the 10th day or
May next, at the district court to be held lur Harris,
county, at Houston, to answer or demur to plaintiff's,
petition, or judgment will be rendered by defaujtagainst
you. D. RUSSELL, Sheriff H. C.
March 1st, 1347.' wSt 535 .
The State of Texas. )In the District Court,tTSprmg
Harris County Term, 1847. Debt on'a notes
) forSSOO 00.
Barclay Townsend, Adm'r of 1 -
William M. Logan, Deceased, I
vs. . f ; -
Samuel Whihng. J
To tlie Sheriff rf Harris County, Greeting?
WHEREAS, the plaintiff in this suit has filed in
the district court lor Harris county his petition,,
alleging that the defendant, on the 11th day of April,
1837, executed to petitioner's intestate his note of hand
E'ronnsing, in all lhe month of October, 1837, to pay to
im or '.border thesum of fivehundredd' l.ars.whicliho
has"n ilectedind refused to do to tho present timo: And.
iwhertas doth havmg been made that the said de-
tfchdant is not an inhabitant of this State nndoraving
that belie cstttl by publication to appear and answer .he
peuunn 01 tno piaimiu meu in saia cause ni ineiiiie
rm"tdf the distrct com for Harris county, and that
juaumcni-oe renuerc 1 against nun, exc.
, Thcreforevnunre hereby commanded to citetne-saia
defendant, S,sinuel Whitirg. by publication in some
public ga.atte of your county, at leat eight sa ctsoive
weeks. before thb next term of ours3:d court, to be hold-
en in and for the cui.nty of Harris at the court house
in thf cityoi Houston, o'n the 2d 3Ionday after the 4th
Mundavm April next, aud show cause, ifany.hchas,
w hyju L'ment by defiul shoul I no Lc rendered aj;mnsc
hint; ajd ot this .vnt make die return, under lhe pen
a.t of t law
ls-u-d Febriwy 26th, lt47.
Wu ess, e. R La jboci , Cleik. and the seal of om
aid court at nfiice in Houston, ibis the 2fiih day of
February, A f 1847. F. R LUBBOCK. CJer!.
By John FitzGebald, Deputy ClerkD C HC
Samuel Wh ting, Ihe defendant in the above staled
case, is hereby notified to be and appear at the next
terra of the distnet court to be holden ia and far said
county, at the court house thereof, in thecity of Hons
ton, on the 2d Monday after the 4th Moadayof April,
A D. 1847, then nnd there to answer the petition of
Bnrclav Townsend ndimnist ator of William M-Lo
gan. deceased, exhibited gainct him, nnn to def n I
woi uaj v -
TheiStatetof Texas, ?' ta Distnet Court, vSpritfgj
5Hani3 'County. Term, A. D. 1847. Debtu .,
Sga.j rS ' ".$ Damages lor &1092 13, besides costs. '
iReison,Gre"en, ad'mr, ot Edward Taui.er, ) J
Mfcf?-" vs. V ..
sa d su.t. or the . oun vHl m c M v to juj. w -lull
cpprtain D. RUSS&LL S.'J H '
Houston, Murch Is, 13-1,. Si3Q3
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