Newspaper of Bedford Gazette, June 29, 1855, Page 3

Newspaper of Bedford Gazette dated June 29, 1855 Page 3
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A CARD. MRS. MARY COOK (widow of Dtrninirk Cook) would announce lo visitors to the Springs, and thp public generally, that, having secured the servicesof a gentleman eminently qualified manage her affairs, the Washington Hotefis 1)0 w ready to afford the ta*sF6f accommodations. The houe has been newly papered, painted and furnished, and she feels satisfied that all \vWn liatronize the "Washington" will be pleased.— She hopes to he liberally encouraged. Bedford, June 29, 1855. A CARD. MRS. FILLER (widow of Solomon Filler,) would announce to the friends of the House, that she is prepared Wj take Boarders as liere j(j"ore—and her arrangements are such that she f,.els warranted in saying she can render entire .satisfaction to all who make her house tli-ir tein j* She hopes to be remembered hv the former patrons of the house. Bedford, June 29, 1855. A CARD. MRS. FLETCHER vvodld announce that her house is open for the reception of visitors to the Bedford Springs. It is pleasantly located, awl has been handsomely fitted up, and no pains will be spied to render her guests comfortable. Bedford, June 29, 1855. NOTICE. Notice is hereby given that letters of Admin istration have been granted to the subscricer on the estate of Willliam N. Porter, late of Lon donderry Township, Bedford county, deceased -all persons having claims will present them pioperlv authenticated for settlement,and those indebted will make immediate payment. THUS. J." PORTER, June 29, 1855/ Jidm'r. PJotice! la the Common Pleat; of Bedford County. The undersigned appointed, upon petition ol Hugh Moure, Esq., Sheriff of Bedford County, to report a distribution of the moneys in his hands raised hv a sale of the real estate of Samuel Barrick, to and atr:<>ngst creditors, will attend to the duties of his appointment on Friday the l.'ltlt day <>f July next, at 10 o'clock, A. .M. All parties interested can attend at that time at his ellice in tile borough of Bedford. JOHN P. REED, duditor, June 29, 1555. NOTICE ! 'file undersigned appointed by the Orphan's Court ofßedford Count v, to report a distribu tion of the funds in the hands of John < Vssna, Esq., administrator of the estate of Frederick Merkman, deceased, and th- facts, will attend to the duties of said appointment on Wednesday liie 1 Ith dav of July, at bis olfiee hi the borough <4 Betlfad,at 10o'clock on saui day—all inter i -led can attend if they see proper. JOHN P. REED, Auditor. June 29, 1855. Noti:e. The undersigned having been appointed hy the Orphan's Court of Bedford County, to re port distribution of the balance ol ftrnds remain ing in llie hands ol Samuel Becklv, Executor of tile last will, BiC., of John \V. W ilis, deceased, will attend to his duties under s.nd ap|Miintnieiit on Thursday the 12th day of July next, at tiis office in the Borough of Bedford, at 10 o'clock on said da v. JOHN P. REED, Auditor. June 29, 1855. NOTICE. The undersigned appointed by the Orphan's Court of Bedford County to examine and settle the exception filed to the account <>f Benjamin Lvbarger, adudnistratur of the estate of Adam Smith, deceased, and to repoit the tacts, will at tend to til- duties of his appointment on Tues day the lOthday of July next, at JO o'clock, A. M. at his office in the Borough of Bedford, when ami where all persons interested can at tend if they think proper. JOHN P. REED, Auditor. June 29, 1855. Two and Four Horse Thrashing Machines, inane of the very best material, and in the best workman-like manner, constantly on hand and fur sale at the Machine Shop of PETER H. SHIRES, Bedford. Pa. His Machines are greatly improved to the ad vantage of the FakmKit. Als<> horse Rakes for raking Lav and gleaning grain fields—Cutting Boxes, Cultivators, Single and Double Shovel Plough#—all of which will he sold on the most reasonable terms and warranted to give satisfac tion. It" FARMERS and others will do well to give us a call before purchasing elsewhere H-paring of all kinds of Machines and Farm ing utensils done at the shortest notice and most reasonable terms. PETER 11. SHIRES, .Machinist. June 29, 1855.—4 m. NOTICE : All persons indebted to the estate of ISAAC BINGHAM, late of Colerain Township, Bed lord County, deceased, are requested to make • ininediate payment —and those having claims against said estate will present thetn properly authenticated lor settlement. HENRY P. DJEHL, VVM. ENGLAND, Admin istralors. June 29, 1855. NOTICE TO BRIDGE IfIILDERS. The undersigned, managers of the Chambers* burg and Bedford Turnpike Company will re vive proposals up to the loth day of August next lor taking down or re-building the bridge ■'a wood arch about 50 feet in length) over the Raystown branch of the Juniata near Bedford. for information appiy by letter or peisonallv to either of the undersigned at Bedford. E. L. ANDERSON, SAMUEL DAVIS, June 29. Managers. Take iVolicc! ALL persons- indebted to the subscribers, eith "r by notp, book account, or otherwise, are re quested to make early payment. —Indulgence < annot be given beyond the first of September j •wxt. Ail who neglect this notice, will pay t "st as a consequence. THOS. H. MURRAY & ERO. L.oody- Run, June 29, 1855. CAPTION. All persons are cautioned against trespassing upon tiie Poor House Farm, either by hunting, I fishing, or otherwise, as the law will be rigidly enforced against all who do so. without respect t-j persons. And notice is hereby given that no cows will herealter he taken to pasture. By order of the Directors. WAI. F. M(;KEMEAD, June 22. Steward. NOTICE. All persons indebted to the estate ol' JOHN* I,AF- I KRI'Y, iaie ot Jiniiiitta Township, Bedford county, deceased, will make immediate Jiaymeitt—ami those having claims against said estate will present them property authenticated lor settlement. JOHN LAFFI'.RTY, JOSIAH .MILLER, June 22, 1855.* Adm'rs. MAKE SETTLEMENT. The subscriber would respectfully announce that he desires, all persons indebted to him in any way whatever, to make .settlement on or iheloretlie Ist day of October next. All who ' neglect this notice will find their accounts pla ced in the hands of a Justice for collection, willi respect to persons. A. SAIIPP. June 22, 1855. ALLEGHENY MALE AND FEMALE SEMINARY! This Institution is located at Buinsbnrg, Bedford ; county. Pa. 10 miles from Bedioitl and s uoies from the celebrated Mineral Springs. Being situated in a pleasant ami retired village, in-e from many ot the al luring vices that so often coirupt the muni- of jotith, ami in the midst of one of the most healthy portions of the State, we trust it vvill receive rlie Bberal pa tronage its Iriends have anticipated. It will he under the charge of the (lev. .RUIN i POLLOCK, of the M. K. Chuicli. a gentleman who ' has been lor a number ot vears engaged in teaching, anil whose recommendations from abroad, as well as the high style of teaching he is exhibiting m this i place at present, fully satisfy us that he is such a man as we need. He will be a-soted by .Mr-. K. I". Pollock as Preceptress, and such other teachers as the school may require. The year will he divided into iwo sessions of 22 weeks each. The first Scs-ion will commence on Tuesday, the 7th day of August next. Each session will he divided into two terms of II weeks, tint without any vacation, as the school will he re-organ ized on the next day alter the ciose ot the first term of the se-sion. It will tie very important tor stu dents to he in attendance as near the beginning of tile term its pos-,hle, m order to gain a thorough knowledge ot cleincnf.ity principles. Rates ol Tnitioftfwilt be as follows: For common English, per term, S'l, to which will he added lor higher branches, including higher .Mathematic-, each 75 cents. For each ancient •• r modem language, SI 2">. The entiie amount ol the above shall not exceed six dollars. llxti a —Les-oris on. Piano, per term. $lO Draw ing and Painting ot the different varieties Irom.'Mo . $S— Vocal music, two lessons per week, SI -Inci dentals, 27 cents. Special attention will he given to those intending te engage in teaching, both by atFoidmg them a tho : rough Drilling in the branches necessary to he taught, and hv Lectures on the best methodsot teach ing and discipline. E7*Board.ran be procured at various places in the ; village on The most reasonable terms. Conveyances will lie 111 readiness at the stage otfice ill Bedford oi: the day previous to commencement, tret ween the hours of I and.7 P. M. lor the conveyance of any that I may lint be otherwise provided for, tree ol expense. I Arrangements Will a! o he made lor their letiini to the same place. JAMES A. COLEMAN, SAMHEL WILLIAMS, J. H. KICK FN, JOSEPH BECK, JOHN FILLER, Trust*,*. Rain-burg, June 8, 1875. Miw i;ooi)s. Tin' undersigned respectfully announces that tin y have just opened a laige ami well assorted supply of SPRINC AM) SIMMER COOPS! In an advertisement wecanciot give an idea of how cheap we are selling—nor do we desire to attract customers by publishing prices of lend ing article*. We embrace this opportunity of thanking all who have so liberally patronized us during the past five years—and, while soliciting tlu ir con tinued favors, assure them a call will convince we are selling goo// floods as - low—il not lower than can be purchased elsewhere in Bedford. A. 1!. CRAMER isc CO. Kxcha age l> ull dia g. April 27, is:>r>. H. NICCDEMUS, Sfriicucr miii Jusiitc cf tlje jje ter, BEDFORD,PA. lias removw; his office to Juliana street, nearlv oi>p site the Drug and Book store of Dr. F. ('. lC amer, where fie will faithfully attend to all business connected with the duties ol his oliice. lie will continue in repair clocks and watch es, as usual, and respectfully invites those in need of his services in tiiis line to give him a call. April 13, 1855. fohwardjm; \m> commission WAREHOUSE fliamborsbnrg, Pennsylvania. THK subscribers are prepared at all times to carry Produce ol" every description and Merchandize to ami from Philadelphia and Baltimore, on the most rea sonable terir.s. The highest price paid at ail times for all kinds of country Produce. d7~Heceivintr Depots, BCZBI It CO- ,loti Market street, Philadelphia.—JOHN BIUIIAN, Baltic.are, No. lot H street. ('. YV. KYSTF.Iv & CO. Feb. 0, 18-').') Cm.* hi;.i(,vs e i \uin ! The subscribers respectfully beg leave to in form tile people of Middle Woodberry Tow n ship, and the country at large, that they are now prepared, at their establishment, one mile south of Woodberry, Bedford County, to furnish four horse Threshing Machines, Pierponts' Patent Shaker, Cider Mills, Ploughs of every descrifi tion, Keagv's Cooking Stoves, twodifierent pat terns, and two different patterns of Coal Stoves— Plough Castings, Wagon Boxes of aLL sizes, and cast Dinner Bells of three different sizes—ralso, Mill Castings of every variety. We are also prepared to fit up Machinery in the In st and most durable style, and w ill give prompt atten tion to all orders in this line. The public ai*e respectfully invited to give us a call, as we feel satisfied that both our work and terms will please all who do so. J. AT. SNOW DEN, WM. B. BLAKE, Oct. 27, 185J.. Proprietors. PIECES WALL PAPER, From 12i cents to §1 '25 per pipce. just receiv ed and for at the variety Store of JAMES K. IIALLAM. Bedford, April 27, 1855. VALUABLE Tltll Property tor Sale! The Mihjjcrib-r, about to remove to California, offers at Private sale, his valuable Mill Proper ly, situate about 3 miles East of Bedford, on the Juniatta River, in Colerain township, at the lower end of Friend's Cove. The Mill is lour stories high, frame, with three run of stones, two pair of which are Burrs, hav : ing all the machinery necessary to manufacture merchant and country work in the best manner. ; It has one of the best water powers in the I ni ted States, which may be know ri from the fact that during the last dry season it had abundance of water, when nearly every other null in the I neighborhood was stopped. There aie betvvpen 10 and II acres of land adjoining, six' acres under post fence, about 1- of which is meadow, on which is erected a good two story log house, vveatller-boarded and plas tered,good water at the door, with ail neces sary out buildings—also 2Lline orchard of choice fruit, p.-aclies and apples. Being determiner! to sell purchasers vv ill do well to examine this property soon. I . J " I ERMS will tie made 'to suit the pur chaser. by giving approved Bonds. HIRAM F. ROHM. June I, l 8. r )~>. PUBLIC SALE QLr" Of valuable Coal Land. . gji By virtue ol an Order of the Orphan's Court j of Bedford count v, and by agreement of all the j parties in iuteri-st. the subscribers will offer, at ! public sale, mi tlm premises, on FRIDAY, tbe 20th day ol J I L\ next, all that valuable COAL LAND late the property of M- shao.k Edwards, deceas ed, being a Tract of Land containing two bun- . dred acres, situate in Broad 'Top Township. Bedford county, adjoining lands of the Hoot- j ingdon and Broad Top Mountain rail-toad corn- j pany, Daniel Broadstone, Thomas Griffith, Isaac Barnet and others. This liacl of land is located in the centre ol ; (he coal-fields of Broadfop, arid is one of (he | iiin-t valuable properties in that region of coon- ■ try. It is parti)' cleared and under fence, and well improved. Terms--—0e third of purchase money, after payment of costs and expenses, to remain in j hands ol flie purchaser during the hle-time of the Widow of NT shack Edwards, deceased, lie paving her tin interest thereof annually; or, ! v , agreement, the purchase!, (if he should prefer; if) may pay this third to the Trustees \< ho are to invest it in other proper!v. One third of the . purchase money in hand at the confirma tion of the sale, and the residue in two equal annual payments without interest, to he secured tv judgment bonds. Sale to commence at I o'clock, R. M. of said day. ALEX. KING, JOHN CESSNA, j Tl Hstees, S,C. June 22, 1 Sfih. I' I IILII' X \ LU ' OF VALUABLE PROPERTY. Tfif si#!jcrih*-*r will offer (or sale, in the town of Woodbeirv, Hertford eount v, on Thursday, tli* 19th day of July next, all those IS I/its mi the town of Woodberry, numbered in thegene ; ral [dan of said town as Lots N<>s. 14-. 33, 34-, 3;"), 52, 55,57, 58, 55, fill, til, 70, 7 I, 72, 74, S3, S4-, and 85—and also a Tract of Land con taining seven acres adjacent to said village. All of tin* above real estate was granted to Henry Hoffman by Patent, dated August 14-, 1801, and the said Hoffman and wife by deed 'dated August 2ti, ISOI, conveyed the same to Matthias Brothers who conveyed the same to Joshua Cornpton bv deed dated October 7, 1801, who by deed dated March 2(i, lf>oß, Conveyed the same to David Holsinger. Sale to commence at 1 o'clock, I'. M. Terms made known on day of Sal- bv Cessna is. Shannon from whom the same or any part theieofmav be pti ' based at private sale. DAVID 11 Of .SI XGER, J A COD M. 11( LSI XGER. June 22, 1855. VALUA3LE WOOD W.\'D FOR SALE. The suhsrriher will sell one hundred acres of Land situate near Dnnnings Creek in Napier Township, Bedford county, adjoining lands of Samuel M. Boor, George Mock, ami William Blackiuirn, being part of the valuable Laud be longing to Mrs. Marv M. Sleek. Tin* Land is well covered with fine timber, is ol good (jitaiilv, and admirably adapted fin ! culture after il is denied. The quantity may be increased if desired by the purchaser or pur chasers. Jt can be had at private sale at any | lime between now arid the 31st of July next, ; arid if not disposed of before that time, it will be offered at public sale near to Osier's Mill in .-.aid Township, at 11 o'clock on that day. Terms: One-third of lite purchase money in band, balance in two equal annual payments without interest, to he secured by Judgments, or bonds and mortgage. Persons desirous of purchasing or examining ! said land, will please call with Mrs. M. K. Sleek residing on the land, or on John Mower, Esq. in Bedford. TOWNS FAD WHEEL EN, Trustee ol Mrs. M. R. Sleek. June 22, 1855. NOTICE! ALL persons knowing themselves to be in debted to the subscriber, either by note or ; book account, will please make payment. My . Bills are in the hands of Henry iNicodemus, i Esq., where those indebted will please call, and thus save costs. A. WEfSEL. June 1, 1855. Notice ! Those who borrower! grain and flour of me, i are notified that I shall want it by the first day lof August next, and sooner, if convenient. It i ran be left at the mill of David Patterson, Esq. A. WFISEL. June 1, 1855. DRESS GOODS.—Such as Lawns, Bareges, Silks, Barege Delaines, Chnl/ies, Alousseline De. Bege, .Musselinr. De. Laines, together with a great variety of other DRESS GOODS, just received and for sale by RITPP &. OSTER. FAMILY GROCERIES.—Java and Rio

Coffee, Granulated, crushed, clarified and N. O. Sugars; best golden Syrup and N. O. Molasses, just received and for sale at iif.'PP &. OSTER'S. I \'M* lor (he lVo|!e! ! m: gooiis at cheap cormui, mi. i. | bellow-Citizens : Weinke this opportunity of returning you our most sincere thanks for the j liberal patronage you have so kindly i slowed on us. We would also inform you that we | have just returned from the Eastern Cities, with a large and well selected assortment of Goods, such as ( loths, Cassimeres, and Satinets ; I'cter i Shams, for over coats, Jeans, Ladies' fine dress goods, such as Silks, Alpacas, Coburg Cloths, Bombazines, Merinoes, and a large assortment ol Hay Slate Shaw Is, Hosiery, for Ladies, Coin i forts, (: rapes, Collars, Ate., Ave.—Mens,' VVo ! mens,' Hoys' and Chiidr.ens' Shoes and Hoots, I and a general assortment of Croceries. Crush ed and pulverized Sugars, best Rio Coffee, Teas ol all kinds, ,\. (J. Molasses, Golden Syrup, Mackerel, Salt by the sack, Raker's Chocolate, | Hronta Cocoa, and a general assortment uf Goods usually kept in country Store. tCe All kinds ol Produce taken in exchange | for goods at market prices. SANSO.M & GERIIART. Oct. 13, ih.Y-L BiTvc Sv. fiiiKisfSki, (Sitcreixor to ll.tillry v.V Knitsht,) BEDDJXG AXIJ CARPET IVARE/JuUSE, . \ '<>. 14S South Second Street, h've aottrs above Sprirre Street, Plf / I,A I > EBP IIIA, W tiere tie keeps constantly on Intml a lull a-sor! menl jol every article in tits line of business. FEATHERS, ! FEATHER-BEHS, I'ateul Spring Matt re ses, Curled Hair, -Moss. Corn Husk and Straw .Mattresses, Velvet • Tapestry, Tapestry, Bntseis, Three-Ply, Ingram, Venetian. List. Rag and Hemp Carpeting*. Oil (.'loths. Canton .Mattings. Cocoa and Spanish Mailings, Floor and Stair Druggets. Hearth Rugs. Door Mats, Table and Piatro Covers, to winch be invites the attention of purchasers. Oct. I,'J, tS'.t ly. NEW STOKE And lint Cuotis. CHEAT BARGAINS, AM) NO MISTAKE! ELI FISHER ; Would respectfully avail himself of this me thod ol informing the citizen-; of Bedford and vicmitv that he has opened an entirely New Dry Hoods, <J rarer 1/, unit It nc if Store, in the i>' rough of Bedford, 111 tin' room for ■ inerly occupied by Dr. Mofitis, and second door ] wet of Dr. Huriy\> Drug and Hook Store, where he has just received ll'Oiti tile cities of Nt*v\ Vork ami Philadelphia one of the most elegant assortments ol Goods e ver brought to Hedlord, u hich, having been pur chased Juf cash, under lite ;nost favorable cii cuuislances, he feeis warranted 111 saving that lie can se|| them at prices so low as to nstouiih tin* purchaser, and all in want of good Goods, at the shorte-t possible piotit, are invited to give; him a call. His stock embraces every vain ly of Ladies Dress Goods, such as Silks, Satins, Delaines, Bombazines, ■ Spring Shawls, novelties 111 Lawns, British 1 Runts, Rlaid Ginghams, I ndi rsleeves, from ' 1-i cents up, Hosiery in every variety, Shoes, j Moots and Slippers, for Ladies and Children—- 1 in fact almost every article adapted to a Ladies' ' wardrobe, which it would requite 100 much space to enumerate in detail. His slock of T LATS and BONNETS lor Ladies, Misses,and Children, is large, rich and CHEAP. His Groceries, Teas, Spices, Syrup, N.c. See. are all of Hie very best quality. liT'lir will consider it iu> trouble to shew ; his Goods, and lie hopes the LADIES especial ly Avill cull ami examine his assortment wheth er they purchase or not. Always remember, however, that ELI FISHER'S is the place t<>i j BARGAINS::: April t., 1*55. (Ladies Dress Goods. Mrs. So lb. POTTS Would r*>sj>**clfully announce to the Ladies o( Bedford ami vicinity, that she lias just i a large ami elegant assortment oi all the new styles of Dresses and Mantillas, Super Mack and Fancy Silks, Oi gaudies and Lawns, Derates ami Tissues, Persian and Muslin D Laines, French Chintzes ami Ginghams, Plain and emb'd Swiss Musiitis, Fringes, Gimps, and Faces, Buttons, Braids and Cords, A rich assortriieiit oi liiL>>ns, Collars, Sleeves, ami Chemizetts, Edgings and Jnsertings, A full supply of Mourning Goods, Best Kid Cloves of all colors, together with an extensive and beautiful assort ment of STRAW and SILK BONN MI'S, trim d ami untrimmed. The special attention of the Ladies is solicit ed to the very large assortment just received, and offered at low prices lor quality. Bedford, May 11, IS")."). •Jsi*, H* Ilsifilniii Would announce to his friends and (he pub lic that he has purchased Hie entire Store of the late James M. Gibson, and intends to continue business at the old stand. He has on hand an assortment of Dry Goods, Groceries, Teas, Se gars, Jewelry, Nc. Nc. together with Confec tionaries of every description. In a short time he will replenish his slock, so as to make it an inducement to purchasers to give him a call.— He has on hand a good supply of FLOUR, and will make every effort to accommodate the peo ple in this line of his business, either wholesale or retail. He will also keep Bacon, Fish, Salt, Molasses, Boots, Shoes, llats, Brooms, Brushes, Patent medicines, Drugs, Dye-stuffs, and eveiv article usually kept in a retail store. liT'PAPFR HANGING and UPHOLSTER ING will be attended to as usual with prompt ness and despatch—and he would take this oc casion to say that he has now on hand, and will furnish to order, on the most favorable terms, everv descriptionol WALL PAPER and BOR DERING. Bv unremitting attention to business, and a disposition to please, ho hopes to merit and re coivo liberal encouragement. Bedford, April t>, iSob. ,1* WtisJe. REAL ESTATE BROKER. Office JVO. 2i>, jJrcrrde, I Vest JJvenve, VHiL- JiDELPHLI. Timber and Coal Lands, Farms and City pro perty, bought, sold and exchanged. Money procured on Bond and Mortgage, PERSONAL PROPERTY and MERCHANDISE. Apply to or address as above. May IS. IS.")").—3m. NEW GOODS AT DECIDED BARGAINS! • RCRP & OSTER are now receiving and o pening their second supply of New Spring and Summer GOODS, which they have just purchased FOR CASH, in the eastern cities, at a tremendous sacrifice, and which they are now selling at astonishing ly low prices for CASH AND APPROVED PRODTXE. They are selling MO ESSE LI NE DELAINES from 61 cfs. up, CALICOES from • > cts. up, good RIO COFFEE at 12i cents, and every thing el, as cheap as THE CHEAPEST and CHEAPER as to quality than elsewhere Ihis side of Philadelphia, til/ An early call is ; solicited. Bedford, June 22, 1855. BACON.—2OOO lbs. prime Shoulders and Hams, warranted corn-fed, (Terms, CASH) just received and for sale at CHEAP SIDE. FISH.—2O blls. fresh Shad, Mackerel and j Herring (Terms CASH) just received and for ! sale by RUPP & OSTER. GRAIN CRADLES.—A lot of Shase cele brated Creenrastle Grain Cradles just received and for sale l>v REPP Y OSTER. Bedford. June 22, ISf>:">. \oficc itt P.'ti'fifiuti. Whereas, James Barefoot, late of St. Clair Township, Bedford county, died seized of the . following Real Estate, viz : A Tract of Land containing two hundred and twenty acres or thereabouts, situate in St. Clair Township, adjoining landsot George Rerminger, William Renningir, John Nunemaker, Peter Renninger, and others. Leaving a widow, Mary, and issue twelve children, viz : Rebecca, intermarried with John Moore, re siding iu Bedford county, Elizabeth, inter married with Solomon Hammers, residing in Somerset county; Sarah, intermarried with Fre derick Renninger, residing in Somerset countv; H illiam Barefoot, residing in Bedford county: Isabella, intermarried with James'Taylor, resi ding in Bedford county: James Barefoot, resid ing in Bedford county: Mary, intermarried with Alexander Stanton, residing in Somerset enmi ty: Margaret, intermarried with John R. Bow ers, residing m Bedford county: Samuel Bate foot, residing in Bedfoid county, Job Barefoot, residing in Blair county, Charlotte Barefoot, residing in Bedford county, and George Bare loot, residing in Bedford county. .Notice i-j, therefore, Imrebv given, that, in pursuance of a Writ of Rartitiou or Valuation to me directed, I will hold an Inquisition or va luation on til-* premises, on FRIDAY, the 29t!i day of Jl NE, inst. when an where all interest ed may attend if flew see proper. HI GH MOORE, SheriiT. June I, 1855. NEW CLOTHING STORE. YVonld respectfully announce to his oh! friends, and the public at large, that he has o peiied mi entirely new CLOTHING STORK in the Borough of Bedford, in the room recently in the occupancy of Solomon Filler, where lie has just received a very superior assortment of readv-made Clothing tor Men and Boys, to which he invites attention, satisfied that lie can please ail who give him a call, both as to price and quality. He will also keep an assortment of Dry Goods and-Groceries. He invites pur chasers to examine his stock. Bedford, April (i, lSf>f>. WATCHES, JEWELRY, SILVERWARE AND FANCY GOODS. A Choice -Assortment of Ihe Finest Quality, For Sale at the Lowest Cash. I 1 rices, at WM. B . EL TO .\• 11K AD' S , _Yrv. tsi Colilh Seroinl Street, belvern Vine ami U ni on, U'-t Siu'r, J'ITILA DE LP Iff A. The assortment embraces a T.arce anil Se/rrt Ctorl of Cine Watrhex, Jrire/ry, diver J 'hire, ACmta it"'/ re, I>/i;/rJ iciih fine direr. m S/> ■join, Corlx, J.uU/rx, AT. —Jet Gooe/i, Cons, mi J Coney Aitirlrs of a superior c|ua!ity, tle-erving the examination ot those who de sire to procure the beat goo J.i at the Lotrixt Cash Cures. Having a jnactieal inoicleilge of the business, and all available facilities lor Importing and Manufactur ing, the subscriber confidently invites purchasers, believing that he t an supply them on terms a- favor able as any other establishment in either of the At lantic Cll ICS. CI?" Ai 1 kinds of Diamond and Pearl Jewelry and Silver Ware manufactured to order, within a reason aide time. CT. " Watches, Jewelry and Silver Warp faithfully rrpanrJ. WM. 15. KLTOXHEAD, No. 181 South Second Street, a few doors above the Second Street .Maiket, VVe.-t Side. C~7" In the South Window of the Store may be seen the Jamoti* BIRD CLOCK, which commands the ad miration of the scientific and curious. Oct. 13, IS')l. ly. The. World's Great Exhibition Prize Medal Awarded to C. MEYER, For his Two Pianoes, London, Octobet If), '"> 1 . C. MEYER, Respectfully informs his friends and the public ge nerally that he has constantly on hand Piannes erjual to those for which he received the Prize Medal, in London, in IMI. All orders promptly attended to, and great care taken in selecting and packing the same. He has received during the last 15 years more Me dals from Franklin Institute than any other maker; also first premium at Boston, and premium at New York and Baltimore. Ware room No. 52 South FOURTH street, below Chestnut street. Philadelphia. March ISss—3m. NOTICE TO COLLECTORS. The State Treasurer having made a peremp tory call on tiie Treasurer <>f this County, for all Slate taxes- up to and including those ol '55, Collectors are, therefore, hereby required to collect and pay over, without <hlny y the amount of State tax- s y< t due on their respective dupli cates. L>v order ol the Commissioners. . ' JOHN MOWER, June 1, 1855. Attorney. MERCERSBURG Stone tin'l Earthen ware to he had at IVM. J. C. RISER'S, Bedford, Pa. May 4, 1555.* , BACON AND FISH. Just received and for sale, a lot pf Hams, Should ers and Sides—also, a fresh supply of .Mackanaw trout, RLI'P .V OSTKK. I? eilfo ret Aca<l em y a\t> FEMALE SEMINARY. W. W. Ci WPBELL, Principal. This Institution, hitherto unJer the care of Rev. John Lyon, will henceforth be conducted by the pre sent Principal. Trie past history of the Academy wilt, we tru-t, be a sufficient guaranty ofitsluture efficiency. 'J lie branches taught wilt be the same as heretofore. To ii.isrcit will be consid ered the most important pursuit o( tiie pupils; and while it will be the constant business of the Instruc tor to impart knowledge, it w ill also be his aim to lead his pupils to make a practical application ot their acquisitions. To load the mi ml with innumer able formulas, without causing t i j„ ui e them, would be like placing a bow in a child's hand, without teaching him how to bend it. In tine, it *ball be our object, as it has ever been, to lead the pupil to THINK. We look forward confidently to the patronage of this community, which has thus far been so gener ously extended, and by an undiminished assiduity, we trope to merit your support. It rmti per quarter, ax usual, to ant. I j.Assics, ' sii 2f H KiiiKii F\or.wr, it 00 MIDDLE " 4 f>U Kl.mmt:\T.\nv " 4 00 Music, S 00 I'IANO, 2 00 The Ses>ieii opened on Monday, t'2th inst. h'eb. 10, t v -.5. Notice to Collectors. COLLECTORS ol Taxes in jxjssessiotl Ofllit' Duplicates.©! Ihe Boor and House of Employ ment are notified that, unless tliey tnake imme diate payment, suits will be instituted against them without respect to persons. This notice is in earnest-, and all who neglect it, will sulgett themselves to COSTS. 1v order of the Direc tors. JOHN H. RUSH, 7 reu surer. Mav 18, 1855. AV. TATE, ATTORNEY AT LAW, niilL ESTATE BROKER, BOUNTY LAND, AND CLAIM AGENT; Has lor sale FOUR FARMS aud 10,0U0 acres ol unimproved Land. !!/"' Liberal advances made. Land Warrants bought and sold. LL- Otiice in Johanna stieet. Bedford, May li, IS">">—tint. .NOTICE : —The undersigned expecting to be absent in the West lor some length of time, would say that his business will he leR in the hands ol Jacob S. Sohell, where ail interested will call and attend to their own and mv inter est. JOHN H. SOHELL. Schellskuirg, May 11, !">">. llen s. King* (Oj I In' lute Firm of k i/ig <S' Moorhend,) Ccmmisacn iUcrcljant, DEALER IN PIG IVIETAL, BLOOMS, Western Produce, &c. f.c. &e. N'u. 70, Wafer Street, below Market, Pittsburg, Pa. The undersigned will continue the Commis sion Business at the above place; and having provided himself with suitable conveniences for the storage cl Pig Metal, Olouiiis, Produce, N.c. is now prepared to receive consignments. By lung experience in the business, and by constant attention,he hopes to merit a generous share of trade, which he respectfully solicits. HENRY S. KING. April 27, ISnf>. JOB MANN. G. H. SPANG. LAW PARTNERSHIP-. Tur undersigned have associated themselves irt the Practice of the i.avv, and will attend promptly to alt business entrusted to their care in Bedford and ad joining counties. CC- r " Office on Julianna Strpet, three doors south of "Mengel House,"'" opposite the residence of Mai. 'Pate. JOB MANX, June 2, G. H. BPANG. FOR RENT, And possession given on the Ist of June-, a TAN YARD in the Borough of Bedford, with ail the fixtures complete, and a Dwelling adja cent thereto. Apply to either of the under signed. Wm. Hartley, Job Mann, John 11. Rush, March 30, lSf)5. For the Heirs. D. K. VI NDCKI.ICH. li. F. SEUR WinuU'S'lich & Read, iovroavtiiiu] Sc Comnussicn fttcrcljants, I\ urth Stroud Street, opposite the (Jtimberiuit*l Yul'.'O Hail Road Drjhj{ 9 CHAMBERSBURG. DTP" They are at all times prepared to carry all kinds of Produce to, and Merchandise, &r., Iruiii Philadelphia and Baltimore, at the shortest notice. They will a1.,0 purchase Flour, Grain, ivc., at maiket price. GOAL, LU.MBKR, SALT, FISH, GUANO, and PLASTKR on hand and for sale low. June to, tsr.a. ST. CHARLES HOTEL, WOOD STREET, PITTSBURGH, PA., MY SUA & SillKliS. Sept. 1, ISo-k i). IIorIer, Clock & Watch Maker AND DEALER IN JEWELRY, YVould respAtlully announce to the citizens of Bedford, ami the pubJir, in general, that he has opened a Jewelry Store in the building re cently occupied by H. Nicodenius, Esq. nearly opposite the Bedlord Hotel, where he will be pleased to see all in want of articles in his line. He has on hand, and will constantly keep, an elegant assortment of JEWELRY', and will re pair Clocks and Watches in the bert style. He hopes to receive a liberal share of patronage, as he feels satisfied he can render satislaction to all who entrust him with their work. His terms will be moderate. He has on hand Cold and Silver WATCHES, Silver Spoons, Thimbles, Butter Knives, Cold and Silver Pens and Pencils, £cc. \. B. He still continues the Cunsmithing business, at his old stand, in the East end of town, where he has a good and competent work man constantly employed. D. B. April 27, 1855. Fifth: Twentv-five Barrels fine fat Mackeral, just received and for sale for Cash or produce only by A. I. CRAMER & CO. Exchange Building. STOVE BLACKING. All persons in want of Stove Blacking will find*an article called the Victoria, superior to anything of the kind now in use. CEO. BLY.MIRE.