T 11HE subscribers offer for sale at their store iu
Jl. Florence, (the one forruerly occupied by Jer
uigan, Laurence & Cos.) a well selected stock ot
FANCY AND STAPLE DRY GOODS,
Haa*d%»are and ('wHery,
Among which may be found the following articles:
200 ps. fancy Prints,
50 ~ Furniture do.
50 ~ assorted Cambrics,
75 „ „ Mnslms of every variety,
100 ~ 3-4 brown Shirtings,
75 „ 4-4 Sheetings,
25 ~ 4-4 do. fine article,
25 „ 4-4 bleached do do
25 ~ superior English Cloths, assorted
15 „ 4-4 Merinos, assorted,
i* ~ uo. double width,
5 ~ Circassian,
~ line do
10 ~ Sacking,
20 do/.. Napkins,
Jit’S », A I.YRGK AN 0 lit EG ANT ASSORTMENT OF
flats, Caps, Boots and Shoes,
Domestics, Sattincts, Cassimere,
Pro linen Drillings, white do. bro. Holland,
Russia Sheeting, Osnaburgs,
Ladies aud gents, kid Gloves, gents buck do.
Silk and cotton Hosiery, Suspenders,
A splendid assort Bonnets & Bonnet Ribbons,
Thread and bolt Laces, do. 'lnserting?, Bob
AN ELEGANT SUPPLY OF
STILKS, SATINS, FRENCH MUSLIN, CHALLY,CHALLIETTE,
Silk, Bombazine and Satin Stocks,
Black Satin Bosoms, Collars, fee. <3cc.
Together with a complete and splendid assort
Among which are a few THIBET VESTS, a
‘frew ami superior article for wear.
LIKEWISE, A GOOD SUPPLY OF
ISi'idie*, Saddle*, ]lnrlia;a!s
HOUSINGS, S niIHVPS,
Hiding whips, driver’s whips, a-c.
All of which will bo sold on such terms as will
suit purchasers, who are respectfully invited to
Me KEITH AX, WIMBERLY & Cos.
Oct. Cj 28 __
~ NEW STORE.
f 1 4 FIE subscribers would respectfully inform the
-E- inhabitants of /lorence, Stewart county and
f tic adjoining country, that they have refitted the
store lorm nlyoccupied by Mr. J. M. Miller, and
more recently by Wm. Stafford, Esq. on Centre
'•street, where they are now opening
A NEW AND SPLENOII) ASSORTMENT OF
HATS, BOOTS. SHOES, & BROGANS.
liiulit’M and lloiuk’ln,
Hard and Hol/ow Ware,
WAGON AND CART BOXES, Ac. Ac.
The above stock has just been selected from the
Xmv York and Boston markets.
ALSO, A L\RGK STOCK OF
EACON---HAMS, SIDES AND SHOULDERS,
Flour, I j aril, So star *V Coffee,
BRANDY, RUM/ WHISKEY,
IVINKS ANI) COIiDIALS.
All of whic h they offer for sale on the most rea
ANDREWS A BE MIS.
Florence, August 1 10
N. B. We are daily expecting PAINTS,
Ol LS and WIN DOW GLASS, and a large as
sortment of BOOKS and STATIONARY, ME
DIG INKS, BAGGING and ROPE, Ac.
A & B.
NE W (; OO PS~
rpilE subscribers, in addition to their former
JL stock have received a fresh supply of
Wry and i! littery,
IVoin Charleston and Augusta, making theii as
sortment tolerably good. They are now offering
articles suitable to the season, on as good terms as
any in the market; in their stock may be found
Challys, Challietfs, Silks, Muslins,
Grass, Brown Rod 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.
Onr customers and the public generally are invi
ted to call and examine for themselves.
June 9 11 GARDNER A HARVEY.
FOR WARDING AND COMMISSION
Ii» the Citv of St. Joseph,
~The undersigned have formed a
I <s> copartnership under the firm of
ANDERSON STARR A Cos.
■ for conducting a Forwarding mid
Commission Business, and have undertaken the
construction of Commodious Warehouses in St.
Joseph. lota, and the Chipola Depot, for the stor
'nge of Cotton and other agricultural productions.
We pledge our best exertions for the interest of all
f.oncerned, and respectfully solicit a share of con
fidence from the public.
W. ANDERSON, J. F> STARR,
A W. E. ANDERSON.
August 11, 185S 20.
DRS. R.W.&Z. C. WILLIAMS,
HAVING associated themselves in the P R \C
TICEOF MEDICINE, respectfully ten
der their professional services to the citizens of
FLORENCE and the surrounding country.
From their extensive acquaintance with diseas
es appertaining to a Southern clime, they flatter
themselves that they will be enabled to give coin-’
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
el ways expect prompt and immediate attention.
Florence, April 0 2
Attorney at Law,
FLORENCE, STEWART, COUNTY, GA
I.X StEWART feUFfcRIOR CotffiT AUGUST Y'tMl
Allen Fletcher 1
h. \ Libel for devorce.
Cynthia Fletcher. } Rule to perfect service.
IT appearing to the Court by the return of the
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 DELAUNY,
The above is a true Extract from the minutes
of this Court, Sept. 24th 1838 27
E. PEARCE, Cl’k s. c.
GE O JIG IA S UMTE R C OUNTY.
VVTHEREAS Joel Joiner applies to me ’for
it 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 pre
scribed by law to lile their objections, if any, why
said letters of administration shall not be gra'.lted.
Given under my hand at office in Americus this
2nd day of October 1838.
JACOB W. COBB, c. c.o.
117 ILL be sold before the Court House door
Yi in the town of Lumpkin, Stewart county
on the first Tuesday in December next. Lot ot
Land No. 43 iti the 23d district ofsaid county,
sold under an order of the Inferior court ol
Stewart county, being the real estate of Geo.
Shaw, deceased for the benefit of the heirs and
creditors ofsaid deceased. Terms made known
on the day.
JOHN BLACKSIIEAR. Adm'r.
Sept. 22 26
INSTILL be sold, agreeable to an order of the
ii Inferior Court of Stewart county, while
sittiug for ordinary purposes, ou the first Tuesday
in JANUARY next, before the court house door
in the town of Lumpkin, Stewart county, all the
real estate of John A* Shirling, late ol Stewart
county, deceased, viz. one Lot ot Land, No. 31,
and the north half of 33 and 32, all in the 33d dis
trict; also eight negroes. Terms made known ou
WILLIAM B. SHIRLING, ) Xih ,
JAMES WEliB, $'
WIRE be sold on the first Tuesday in DE
CEMBER. next, before the Corn Uousr.
door in the town of Americas, Sumte couiuv
within the lawful hours of sale, LoPol Land, N•.
two hundred and forty seven, in the 28th distrii i
formerly Lee, now Sumter county, the same be
- to the estate of Philip Troy, deceased—
to be sold lor the benefit of the heirs and credit
ors of said deceased. Terms m e known on the
day. NANCY "TROY, dm’x
JOHN PENNING TON, Adm r
July 4, 1738. 16 __
All MINI BTJ l A TOR 8 SALE
WILL be sold on the first Tuesday in DE
CEMBER next, befoie t!.e Court House
door in Early county, agreeable to an order of the
Inferior Court of Stewart county, when sitting as
a Court of Ordinary, a part of the real estate of
James Gillespie, deceased, of Mississippi, viz.
Lot No. 103, in the 28th district, and Lot No. ,360
in the 26th district, both of Early county; also
Lot No. 267, in the 19th district of Decatur coun
tv Terms Cash. RICII’D KIDI), Adm’r.
"Oct. 1,1838. 28 _
ADMIN ISTRATOKS SALE.
A GREEABLE to an order of the Inferior
jljl Court of Stewart eonntyi when sitting for
ordinary purposes, will be sold on the first Tues
day in January n'ext, within the legal hours of
sale, before the Court House door in Lumpkin,
the negroes belonging to the estate of Timothy
Carrington, late of said county, deceased, to wit
—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 sa id de
ceased. Terms made known on the day of sale.
JAM ES HILLIARD, Ad m’r.
Get. 24, 1838. 31
A GREEABLE to the last will and testament
/V 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
tiict, both in the county aforesaid.
Terms of sale made known on the dav.
MARTHA PARKER, 'Ex’wc
Lumpkin Oct. 20 1838 31
IT* OUR months after date application will be
made to the Honorable the luferior Court,
of Sumter county sitting for ordinary purposes
for Dave to sell the real estate of Guilford Joiner
BY THE ADMINISTRATOR.
Americus Oct. 2 1838. 29
FOU R months after date application will be
made to the honorable the Inferior court ol
the county of Sumter, whilst sitting for ordinary
purposes, for leave to sell all the real estate o
Philip Troy, late of said countv, deceased.
NANCY TROY, Adm’x.
JOHN PENNINGTON, Adm’r.
July 4, 1938. 16
FOUPc months after date, application will be
made to the honorable the Inferior Court of
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 RICH’D KIDD.
MONTHS after date application will
be made to the honorable the Inferior court
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 heirs and
creditors of said deceased.
WILLIAM B. SHIRLING, ) . . ,
JAMES WEBB, Ad.nrs,
Sept. 3, 1838. 24
FOIt SAUK ’ ~
J /"AfA pieces best Kentucky bagging,
ivu bales best! ” Rope
JERNIGAN LAURENCE A Cos
Sept. 22.1 26 ff
T/*OR the purpose of closing the estate of Asaph
R- Hill, late ol btewart County deceased.
1 he subsriber will sell at private sale, one third or
the whole ot the following property, viz.
ONE COMMODIOUS NEW STORE HOUSE AND LOTS,
Ihe well known stand of Hill Laurence Ac Cos.
Lumpkin Ga. Also 34 acres Land adjoining
said 1 own, handsomely situated lor private resi
dence. Also the well known,
E’fefrsji* Hold, I'm* nit tire
And Lots, in the Town of Florence, at present
occupied by Mr. A. Burnett. Also the large
WARE HOUSE AND FIXTURES,
In the Townof Florence, at present occupied by
Jernigun Laurence &Cos Also two unimproved
Lots, in said Town, Nos. 108 and 109 in square
H* high elevated ground for building.
Also two settlements of valuable pine Lands, con
taining 740 acres, 3 miles from Florence. Also
8 Lets in the city ol hit. 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 Ac 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
11E NRY W. J ERNIG AN Ex’tr.
and partner of A. R. Hill dece ied
The Subscriber will sell several valuable settle
ments of Land, from 202£ to 1000 acres.
May 25, 1838 9 H. W. JERNIGAN.
Columbus Enquirer and Southern Re
corder will please give the above three insertions
and forward their accounts for payment.
11. W. JERNIGAN.
LOTS IN TLOUENCET
The subscriber offers for sale on ac
vO*lilf 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. PeYsons wishing to
settle in Florence and are desirous of purchasing
Lots for business or residence will do w ell 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 In
siness, situated as it is in a healthy section of the
country, surrounded by wealthy "and industrious
J 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 line female Academy is in contempla
tion which will shortly be completed when Flor
ence will be enabled to compete successfully w ith
any town in Georgia for advantages of this kind.
The subscriber also offers for Sale on libera!
terms GOO acres of land with some improvements
on the road leading from Lumpkin to Irwinton,
5 miles from the former place. The situation is
beautiful and healthy, the water good. Persons
washing to purchase orvlfcw the premises will call
oft Mr. James 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, 1839 18
NHALF 9 14 30
• s. half 4 14 30
N. half 8 14 30
N. half 7 14 30
S. half 7 14 30
S. half 6 14 30
S. half 11 14 oc)
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 28
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 be 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
mk uable TRACT OF LAND whereon
he now lives, lying in Stewart county,
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 tow ns, 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*”
TffJHE subscriber offers his settlement of Land
JL for sale;
Three ME and reel •teres,
on the waters of Lannnhassee 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
w ould 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. Call on
the subscriber at Lannahassee.
Oct. 6 28 JOSEPH M. HARPER.
It lank Notes,
NEATLY PRINTED AND
FOR SALE AT THIS OFFICE
Town lots for Sale.
rpHE Subsnbers will sell on the first Mnrwt
* in January next, some valuable bi.«i -
Lots on the West side of the Chattahoochee U*
above 1 loreuce, immediately opposite the F JUBt
The situation is beautiful tor the location^’
town—aud from the increasing wealth of the *
, try bordering on t-ie Chattahoochee— those “u*
purchase lots will be handsomely profitted i , ,
investment of their money. What w ill r 1 le
town more profitable is that it is located mli*
ately above Florence w hich w e have no donl,^ 1 '
greatly enhance its importance, as well as all 1
the property of the former place. Terms win
liberal. I lorence Oct. 13th 1838. be
Robert w. willu'S;
ONE NOTE of hand on Lewis Grimpc r
Twenty Dollars, payable to Harper A ( lr fi>r
one on T. C. Pickett made payable to R r :
Reynolds for hire of negro for forty dollan, ,
seventy-five cents; one on said Pickett, -‘ivJ 1 !'
myselt, amount not lecollected; one L,. "
Blount Trofninn for twenty dollars , nv >ki ‘ ,S
Harper & (irey; o„c gj
lor lilfeei, .lollara ami I,My c.-ut,, pi ,v a |,|,.
per A: Grey; one note on Ainon Y. Lunsfor.lf
eighteen dollars, payable 1o Harper fc Grev
note on Jepthn Pickett for twcntv-fo« r j ( ;„° ne
payable to Harper & Grey; and one oTw’ >
Shaw lor eight dollars, with a credit not recolfc
1 forewarn any person from trading for the aW*
notes, or the drawers from paying to anv butim
sell Any person finding said notes and deliS'
ing them to me, or Any friend, so that 1 f . a „
them, shall be amply levvanled. 1
i,aDnaliassee, Srotviirt <-o. Julv 10 07
B'i the subscriber, on the 4th September b,.
a common size leather *•
containing two notes for S3O each, on Gillis Jir
son, of Lumpkin, made payable to the iin.lersi-t.'."
ed ; one on Isaac R. Jackson for S2O. made "
ble to DcLaunny <Y Gaulding; one on David and
Arthur Keed, made payable to the subscriber f or
9 or 10 dollars; one due bill on James Milner for
)made pavaMe to \\ S. Howell; and one
on \\ ii*. ,S. Lowell f,„ ‘ 31, given by him to the
undersigned. 'I he dates of the above notes
not recollected, executin'.: the two 30 dollarootes
which were tine last Christmas. The p w
Book contained many othe> uppers r.co - r
AII persons Ate camit ! '
of the above notes,
from paying them to any othe; r e;son th/nU.-
Oct. 18 30
A LTj are hereby cautioned against tra
x ding for two promissurv notes, given bv it r
subscriber to a man calling hims< If Arnos Krowi
from Burke county, one of the Notes was givt..
sometime in September last, for one hundred <lof
lars,and payable the Ist January, 1839; the other
was given at the same time for" $l5O and due the
Ist January, 1840, with a credit of $25 upon it.—
r I he above notes w ere given for a lot of land lying
m Randolph comity, bring No. B], in the 6th dis
trict of said county. The land having been frau
dulently sold by the said Brow n, 1 am determined
not to pay the above notes unless compelled by
hlw ' ~ , , WEST LAIN. ’
Randolph co. Oct 17 4t 30
LOOK AT THIS!
X FOREWARN ;d 1 persons from trading with
Larkin Reynolds or his negro wife Khodv, he
having quit my horl and board without any provo
cat ion and taken Rhudy with him, and removed to
Randolph county, I will not pay any oftheir debts
unless compelled by law.
° rtl 3 M ELIZA REYNOLDS.
I! UNA WA YNEGRO.
XX ANAW A\ from the Subscriber, on the 13th
rTiT'_ nl a negro man by the name of
\V ARREN, about 25 or 26years old, h iving lost
some ol his fore teeth. It is presumed that he
has shaped his course for Charlestoh, C. A
liberal reward will be paid for his apprehension
and safekeeping, so that I get him again.
Oct. 2, 18,38. 4t BYRD M. GRACE.
I . S.-—Letters will reach me either at Colum
bus Ga. or Henry Court House, Ala.
I OOKHOLDERS in the Florence Company
are requested to meet at my office on the Ft
I uesday in January nexti to receive my annual
report, and transact the business of the Company
-11. W. JERNIGAN, Agent.
Oct 18 30 3t
•Notfee to Tot Purchasers*
A GENERAL MEETING of the Stockhol
ders in the Florence company w ill take place
on the Ist Tuesday in Jannary next, at which
time payment will be expected.
H. W. JERNIGAN,
Oct. 18 30 3t Agent Florence Cos.
LOOKOUT FOR A STORM
FIUIE subscribers having disposed of theii stock
A ol Dry Goods at Florence and Lumpkin,
they take this method to inform their customers
that all notes and accounts that remain unsettled
after the Ist day of January next, w ill 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 & Co
s 6 28
We arc authorised to
announce ISAAC L. STREET
MAN as a candidate for Sheriff ol
Stewart county at the next elec
tion. Sept. 8, 1838. 24
V •. ( We are authorised to
7 Irfey a nnouuce LEWIS WILLIAMS
as a candidate for Tax Collector
of Stewart county at the election
n Januaiy next. Sept. 8 24 _
We are authorised to
announce WILLIAM A- BELL
a candidate for Receiver of ra
Returns for Stewart county af ***
iXAuJimuary election. sepf. 8, 24