THE subscribers offer for sale at their store in
Florence, (the one formerly occupied by Jer
nigan. Laurence Ac Cos.) 3 well selected stock ot
FANCY AND STAPLE DRY GOODS,
Hardware and Cutlery,
Among which may be found the jblloicing a r twles .
200 ps. fancy Print*,
50 „ Furniture do.
50 „ assorted Cambrics.
75 M ~ Muslins of every variety,
100 „ 3-4 brown Shirtings,
75 „ 4-4 Sheetings,
25 „ 4-4 do. line article,
25 „ 4-4 bleached do do
25 „ superior English Cloths, assorted
15 „ 4-4 Merinos, assorted,
o do. double width,
5 „ Circassian,
„ fine do
10 „ Sacking,
20 doz. Napkins,
ALSO, A LARGE AND ELEGANT ASSORTMENT OF*
Hats , Caps, Boots and Shoes ,
Domestics, Sattinets, Cassimers,
Bro linen Drillings, white do. bro. Holland,
Russia Sheeting, Osnaburgs,
Ladies and gents, kid Gloves, gents buck do.
Silk and cotton Hosiery, Suspenders,
A splendid assort Bonnets Ac Bonnet Ribbons,
Thread and bolt Laces, do. Insertings, Bob
AN ELEGANT SUPPLY OF
SILKS, SATINS, FRENCH MUSLIN, CHALLY,CHALLIETTE,
Silk, Bombazine and Satin Stocks,
Black Satin Bosoms, Collars, Arc. Acc.
Together with a complete and splendid assort
Among which area few THIBET VESTS, a
new and superior article for wear.
LIKEWISE, A GOOD SUPPLY OF
Bridles, Saddle*. Ha Hi* sals,
HO USINGS, S77K SI r PS,
RIDING WHIPS, DRIVER’S WHIPS, Ace.
All of which will be sold on such terms as will
suit purchasers, who are respectlully invited to
McKEITIIAN, WIMBERLY & Cos.
Oct. 6 28
THE subscribers would respectfully inform the
inhabitants of Florence, Stewart county and
the adjoining country, that they have refitted the
store formerly occupied by Mr. J. M. Miller, and
more recently by Wm. Stafford, Esq. on Centre
street, where they are now opening
A NEW AND SPLENDID ASSORTMENT OF
HATS, BOOTS. SHOES, & BROGANS.
Ladie* and ?2i**cs Bonnet*,
Hard and Hollow Ware,
WAGON AND CART BOXES. Ac. Arc.
The above stock Ins just been select! and from the
New York and Boston markets.
AHM>, n 1-A.uui.' STOCK OF
GROCERIES , Viz.
BACON—HAMS, SIDES AND SHOULDERS,
Flour, FjtirSugar A* (offer.
BRANDY, RUM, WHISKEY,
WIN US AND CORDIALS.
All of which they offer for sale on the most rea
ANDREWS Ac BEMIS.
Florence, August 1 19
N. B. We are daily expecting PAINTS,
OILS and WINDOW GL ASS, and a large as
sortment of BOOKS and STATIONARY, ME
DICINES, BAGGING and ROPE, Ac.
A 6c B.
~' NEW GOODS!
THE subscribers, in addition to their former
stock have received a fresh supply of
Dry Good* and Cutlery,
from Charleston and Augusta, making then as
sortment tolerably good. They are now oflering
articles suitable to the season, on as good terms as
any in the market; in their stock may be found
Challys, Challictts, Silks, Muslins,
Grass, Brown and Irish Linens,
Fancy Prints, French Callico,
French Muslins, a splendid article,
Diaper, Nankeen, Domestics, Checks,
A variety of gentlemen and ladies Hose and
Shoes, Hats, Cotton Cassimere,
With a variety of other articles not enumerated.
Our customers and the public generally are invi
ted to call and examine for themselves.
June 9 11 GARDNER Ac HARVEY.
FORWARDING AND COMMISSION
lit the City of St. Joseph, Fla.
The undersigned have formed a
i IT copartnership under the firm of
h' , v t J? ANDERSON STARR Ac Cos.
for conducting a Forwarding and
Commission Business, and have undertaken the
construction of Commodious Warehouses in St.
Joseph, lola, and the Chipola Depot, for the stor
age of Cotton and other agricultural productions.
We pledge our best exertions for the interest of all
concerned, and respectfully solicit a share of con
fidence from the public.
W. ANDERSON, .T. B STARR,
Ac W. E. ANDERSON.
August 11, 1838 20.
DRS. R.W.&Z. C. WILLIAMS,
HAVING associated themselves in the PRAC
TICE OF MEDICINE, respectfully ten
der their professional services to the citizens of
FLORENCE and the surrounding country.
From their extensive acquaintance w’ith diseas
es appertaining to a Southern clime, they flatter
themselves that they will be enabled to give com
plete satisfaction to their employers.
One, or both may be found at their office at all
times, when not professionally engaged, conse
quently those who will honor us with a call, may
always expect prompt and immediate attention.
Florence, April 9 2
Attorney at Law,
FLORENCE, STEWART, COUNTY, GA
Is Saewart Superior Court August Term
Allen Fletcher )
w . k Libel for devoice.
Cynthia Fletcher. ) Rule to perfect service.
IT appearing to the Court by the return of tbe
Sheriff that the defendant Cynthia Fletcher
is not to be found in said county. It is ordered
that service be perfected by publication in one of
the public gazettes of the State once a month for
three months previous to the next Term of this
Court. ALFONSO DELAY NY,
The above is a true Extract from the minutes
of this Court, Sept. 24th 1838 27
E. PEARCE, Cl’k s. c.
GEORGIA —Bumter C ounty.
WHEREAS Joel Joiner applies to me for
letters of administration upon the estate of
Guilford Joiner, late of said county, deceased,
These are therefore to cite and admonish all
and singular, the kindred and creditors of said de
ceased to appear at my office, within the time pie
scribed bv law to file their objections, it any, why
said letters of administration shall not be granted.
Given under my hand at office in Aniericus this
2nd day of October 1838.
JACOB W. COBB, c. c.o.
\¥7"ILL be sold before the Court House door
vv in the town of Lumpkin, Stewart county
on the first Tuesday in December next. Lot of
Land No. 43 in the 23d district ofsaid county,
sold under an order of the Interior court ot
Stewart county, being the real estate of Geo.
Shaw, deceased for the benefit of the heirs and
creditors of said deceased. Terms made known
on the dav.
JOHN BLACKSHEAR. Adm’r.
Sept. 22 26
irYTILL be so!<1 ’ agreeable ro an order tlie
▼ V Inferior Court of Stewart county, while
sitting for ordinary purposes, on the firs: Tuesday
in JANUARY next, before the court house door
in the town of Lumpkin, Stewart county, all the
real estate of John A. Shilling, late of Stewart
county, deceased, viz. one Lot of Land, No. 31,
and the north half of 33 and32, all in the 33d dis
trict; also eight negroes. Terms made known on
WILLIAM B. SHIRLING, ) . , .
TAMES WEBB, $ "
Sept 3,1838. 24
\I7TLL be sold on the first Tuesday in DE-
W CEMBER next, before the Court House
door in the town of Americus, Sumter county,
within the lawful hours ot sale, Lot of Land, No.
two hundred and lortv seven, in the 28th district
formerly Lee, now Sumter county, the same be
longing to the estate of Philip Troy, deceased—
to be sold for the benefit ot the heirs and credit
ors ot said deceased. Terms made known on the
day. NANCY TROY, Adm’x.
JOHN PENNINGTON, AdnTr.
J illy 4, 1738. 16
WILL lie sold on the first Tuesday in DP
CEMBER next, be,for* the Court Hou>-
door in Early county, agreeable to an onfi r ot the
Inferior Court of Stewart county, when sitting as
jCuuit «i Ordinary, apart of the roa. estate of
James Gillespie, deceased, of Mississippi,, viz.
Lot No. 103. in the 28th district, and Lot N0.369
m the 26th district • rly cot
Lot No. 267, in the 19th district of Decatur coun
ty Terms Cash. RICil’D KIDD, Adm’i.
' Oct. 1,1838.
A GREEABLE to an order of the Inferior
f "\ Court of Stewart county i when sitting for
ordinary purposes, will be sold on the first Tues
day in January next, within the legal hours of
sale, before the Court House door in Lumpkin,
the negroes belonging to the estate of Timohy
Carrington, late of said county, deceased, towit
—Mariah, a girl, about seventeen years old, and
Kesiah a girl, about eighteen years old; sold for
the benefit of the heirs and creditors of said de
ceased. Terms made known on the day of sale.
JAMES HILLIARD, Adm’r.
Oct. 24, 1838. 31 .
A GREEABLE to the last will and testament
IA. of James Parker, late of Stewart county de
ceased, will be sold to the highest bidder, on the
first Tuesday in January next, at the Court House
door in the town of Lumpkin, two tracts or lots
of land, to wit—Lot No. 216, in the twenty third
district, and Lot No. 37, in the twenty first dis
trict, both in the county aforesaid.
Terms of sale made known on the dav.
MARTHA PARKER, Ex’wc
Lumpkin Oct. 20 1838 31
171 OUR months after date application *ill be
made to the Honorable the Inferior Court,
of Sumter county sitting for ordinary purposes
for leave to sell the real estate of Guilford Joiner
BY THE ADMINISTRATOR.
Americus Oct. 2 1838. 29
months after date application will be
made to the honorable the Inferior court ot
the county of Sumter, whilst sitting for ordinary
purposes, for leave to sell all the real estate o
Philip Troy, late of said county, deceased.
NANCY TROY, Adm’x.
JOHN PENNINGTON, Adm’r.
July 4, 1838. 16
FOUR months after date, application will bf
made to the honorable the Inferior Court cf
Stewart county, when sitting as a court of ordina
ry, for leave to sell the real estate of James Gilles
pie, late of the State of Mississippi, deceased.
July 2, 1838. 15 RICII’D KIDD,
FOUR MONTHS after date application will
be made to the honorable the Inferior crurt
of Stewart county, when sitting for ordinary pur
poses, for leave to sell the land and negroes belong
ing to the estate of John A. Shirling, deceased,
late of said county, for the benefit of the hefts and
creditors of said deceased.
WILLIAM B. SHIRLING, } , 1,
JAMES WEBB, $ rs *
Sept. 3,1838. 24
OG pieces best Kentucky bagging.
JL vfVf bales best ” Rope
JeRNIGAN LAURENCE & to
Sept*. 22il 26 ts
i on S+MLilu.
FOR the purpose of closing the estate of Asaph
R. Iliil, late of Stewart County deceased.
The subsnber will sell at private sale, one third or
the whole of the following property, viz.
ONE COMMODIOUS NEW STORE HOUSE AND LOTS,
The well known stand of Hill Laurence & Cos.
Lumpkin Ga. Also 34 acres Land adjoining
said Town, handsomely situated for private resi
dence. Also the well known,
Phcriaix 31 old. Furniture
And Lots, in the Town of Florence, at present
occupied by Mr. A. Burnett. Also the large
WARE HOUSE AND FIXTURES,
In the Town of Florence, at present occupied by
Jernigan Laurence 6c Cos Also two unimproved
Lots, in said Town, Nos. 108 and 109 in square
!!• high elevated ground for building.
Also two settlements of valuable pine Lands, con
taining 740 acres, 3 miles from Florence. Also
8 Lots in the city of St. Josephs, amongst which
are Lots to suit the merchant or the settler. Also
27 shares of the Capital Stock in the St. Josephs
Rail Road & Canal Company. Also one fine Sad
Any of the above property will be sold on ac
commodating terms, by application to the sub
scriber at Florence Georgia
HENRY W. JERNIGAN Ex’tr.
and part ler of A. R. Hilldeceaed
The Subscriber will sell several valuable settle
ments of Land, from 202*) to 1000 acres.
May 25, 1838 9 11. W. JERNIGAN.
Columbus Enquirer and Southern Re
corder will please give the above three insertions
and forward their accounts for pay ment.
11. W. JERNIGAN.
LOTS IN FLORENCET"
/feriL The su^)scr ** ,er offers for sale on ac
(’*■* commodating terms, several Business
and Residence Lots in the town of
Florence, beautifully situated, and one
improved lot with a comfortable dwelling house,
on the same for sale or rent. Persons wishing to
settle in Florence and are desirous of purchasing
Lots for business or residence will do well to call
and examine mine as they will be sold on very
liberal terms. Florence is rapidly thriving and in
a short time must become a place of immense bu
siness, situated as it is in a healthy section of the
country, surrounded by wealthy and industrious
I would also remark that the citizens are ma
king arrangements to have fine schools established
both Male and Female—which are now in opera
tion. A fine female Academy is in contempla
tion which will shortly be completed when Flor
ence will be enabled to compete successfully with
any town in Georgia for advantages of this kind.
The subscriber also offers for Sale on liberal
terms 600 acres of land with some improvements
on the rood leading from Lumpkin to Irwinton,
5 miles from the former place. The situation is
beautiful and healthy, the water good. Persons
wishing to purchase orview the premises will call
oft Mr. J ames P. Matthews near the place who is
my authorised agent for the sale of said lands or
to the subscriber near Florence.
JOHN T. B. TURNER.
July 28, 1838 18
TV - HALF 9 14 30
lN • S. half 4 14 30
N. half R 14 30
N. half 7 14 30
S. half 7 14 30
S. half 6 14 30
S. half 11 14 29
S. half 20 18 28
*S. half 34 19 28
N. half 36 19 29
S. half 36 19 29
W. half 29 16 26
N. half 6 16 30
E. half 21 22 26
E. half 22 13 23
N. half 33 20 26
S. half 32 18 28
W. half 26 15 24
S. half 29 16 25
E. half 2 18 25
Any of the above Lands will he sold on terms
to suit purchasers, by application to John D. Pitts,
Esq. Florence, Ga. or to the subscriber, at Ma
con. J. COWLES.
July 26 18
The Columbus Sentinel will publish the above.
The Subscriber offers for sale a vai
vifejO&yU ua t>le TRACT OF LAND whereon
wryAfiP he now lives, lying in Stewart county,
_.dLs*. one mile and a half from Florence,
containing 1,000 acres, of which there is between
200 and 300 acres in cultivation. On the premi
ses there are comfortable houses, a good GIN
HOUSE, superior GIN and GEAR. Also, a
FIRST RATE SAW MILL, which has only
been in operation about six months; surrounded
by an inexhaustible quantity of pine timber, near
several towns, situated on the Chattahoochee riv
er. The land is rich and level. I have good
spring water, and a healthy and beautiful situa
tion for a residence. Any person wishing to pur
chase will call and view the premises.
July 28 18 eotf
LANDS FOR SALE*
THE subscriber offers his settlement of Land
Three Hundred Hr res,
on the waters of Lannahassee creek, second qual
ity. oak and hickory land. Good houses on the
premises, with one hundred acres cleared, in a
nice state of cultivation. Said land is near the old
Lannahassee town, say three miles. Any person
wishing to purchase a good settlement of Land
would do well to call and examine for himself as
there can be four or five hundred acres purchased
adjoining my land to make a settlement. Gallon
the subscriber at Lannahassee.
Oct. 6 28 JOSEPH M. HARPER.
NEATLY PRINTED AND
FOR SALE AT THIS OFFICE
Town Sol* for Sale.
THE Subsribers will sell on the first Monday
in January next, some valuable busiuess
Lots on the West side of tiie Chattahoochee, just
above Florence, immediately opposite the Ferry
The situation is beautiful for the location of a
town—and from the increasing wealth of the coun
try bordering on the Chattahoochee—those v\] u
purchase lots w ill be handsomely profitted bv tl e
investment of their money. What w ill make this
town more profitable is that it is located immedi
ately above Florence which we have no doubt will
greatly enhance its importance, as weli as add to
the property of the former place. Terms will be
liberal. Florence Oct. 13th 1838.
* ROBERT W. WILLIAMS*
ONE NOTE of hand on Lewis Grimes for
Twenty Dollars, payable to Harper A: Urey
one on T. C. Pickett made payable to Robert
Reynolds for hire of negro for forty dollars and
seventy-five cents; one on said Pickett, given to
myself, amount not recollected; one note on
Blount Trotman for twenty dollars, payable to
Harper rte Grey; one note on William Join on
tor fifteen dollars and fifty cents, payable to Har
per & Grey; one note on Anion Y. Lunsford fir
eighteen dollars, payable to Harper & Grey; one
note on Jeptha Pickett for twenty-four dollar
payable to Harper A Grey; and one on Wibi;ui
Shaw for eight dollars, with a fcredit not recollect
I forewarn any per« >n from trading for the abo- e
notes, or the drawers from paying to any but m\*
self. Any person finding said noD's anil deliver
ing them to me. ()•• a »1 v friend, so that I can git
them, shall be amply rewarded.
' .lOM-il'it M. HARPER.
Lannahassee, Stewart c.o. .1 uiy 19 27
F3> Y the subscriber, on the 4th September las?
-FJI a common size leather
JP or Let Hook,
containing two notes for 630 each, on Gillis Jack
son, of Lumpkin, made payable to the undersign
ed ; one on Isaac R. Jackson for S2O, made paya
ble to DeLaunay Ac Gaulding; one on David and
Arthur Reed, made payable to the subscriber for
9 or 10 dollars; one due bill on James Milner for
'9, made payable to Win. S. Howell; and one
on Win. S. Howell for s3l. given by him to the.
undersigned. The dates of the above notes are
ot recollected, excepting the two 30 dollar notes,
which were due last Christmas. The Pocket
Book contained tnanv other papers not reeollec?e 1.
Ml persons are cautioned against trading for any
of the above notes, and the makers of the same
from paying them to any other person than the
subscriber. LABAN MORGAN.
Oct. 18 30
A LL persons are hereby cautioned againsttra
-cjl ding for two promissory notes, given hv the
subscriber to a man calling himself Amos Brown,
from Burke county, one of the Notes was given
sometime in September last, for one hundred dol
lars, and payable the Ist January, 1839; the other
was given at the snine time for $l5O and due the
Ist January, 1840. with a ci. o '- : * of $25 upon it.—
The above notes were giv- n, a lot of land lying
in Randolph county, being No. 81, in the 6fh dis
trict of said county. The land having been frau
duientlysold by the said Brown, I am determined
not to pay the above notes unless compelled by
law. ' WEST LAIN. '
Randolph co. Oct 17 4t 30
’Took" at” THIS! -
I FOREWARN all persons from trading with
Larkin Reynolds or hie negro wife Rhody, he
having quit my bed and board without any provo
cation and taken Rhody with him, and removed to
Randolph county, 1 will not pay any of their debts
unless compelled by law.
Oct 12 30 ' ELIZA REYNOLDS.
BUNAWA Y NKGRoU
RAN AW A\ from the Subscriber, on the 13th
of September, a negro man by the name of
WARREN,about 25 or 26years old, having lost
some 01 his fore teeth. It is presumed that he
has shaped his course for Charleston, S. C. A
libera! reward will be paid for his apprehension
and safe keeping, so that I get him again.
Oct. 2, 1838. 4t BYRD M. GRACE.
P . S.—Letters will reach me either at Colum
bus Ga. or Henry Court House, Ala.
SI OCK HOLDERS in the Florence Company
are requested to meet at my office on the Ist
Tuesday in January next, to receive my annual
report, and transact the business of the Company.
H. W. JERNIGAN, Agent.
Oct 18 30 3t
Notice to Ijot Purchasers.
A GENERAL MEETING of the Stockhol
ders in the Florence company will take place
on the Ist Tuesday in January next, at which
time payment will be expected.
H. \V. JERNIGAN,
Oct. 18 30 3t Agent Florence Cos.
LOOK OUT FOR A STORM.
rriHK subscribers having disposed oftheirstock
J- of Dry Goods at Florence and Lumpkin,
they take this method to inform their customers
that all notes and accounts that remaiu unsettled
alter the Ist day of January next, will positively be
placed in the hands of an officer for collection •*-
We will allow the HIGHEST CASH PRICE
for COTTON in payment for any debts due.
JERNIGAN, LAURENCE & Cos.
Oct 6 28
| We are authorised to
3 announce ISAAC L. STREET
. MAN as a candidate for Sheriff 0
Stewart county at the next elec
tion. Sept. 8, 1838. 24 _____
SLxJfegj-— >, We are authorised to
annouuce LEWIS WlLLlAM
■gpiiiljjSSr as a candidate for Tax Collecto
of Stewart county at tbe electio
n Januaiy next. Sept. 8 24
We are authorised[ to
f|ggg2> announce WILLIAM A. BELL
a candidate for Receiver 01
** Returns for Stewart county at.
election. Sept. A, IWJN -