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UOS V, & WOttFAVVSON,
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will be inserted at
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or each continuance. Advertisements
ru.t limited when handed in, will be
inserted till forbid.
V* H Notice ut solos ol lutiu und
* n e s !>v Administrators, Executors,
ur Guardians, are required by law, to
s'. advertised in a public Gazette si.rty
and ivs previous to the day ot sale.
Notice of tiie sale of personal pro
perty must be given in like manner
days previous to the day ot sale.
• ‘ Soiiee to the debtors and creditors
of an estate must be published for
J > Notice that application will be made
to the Court of Ordinary for leave to
cell land, must be published tor nine
fl'llE subscribers have opened a
| Store in Macon, Bibb county, di
rectly on the bluff, near the ferry, in
■he store of l)r. Ingersoll, where they
otter for sale, low tor Cash the follow
ing articles, —viz—
-2000 lbs Iron, 1000 lbs prime Bacon
400 bush. L.P. Salt,
10 bbls prime Fork, 10 do Whiskey
3do Gin, 6 hogsheads Whiskey
idids N. O. Sugar, 2 do Molasses
2 bbls Jamaica Sugar
1 do loaf do, 10 bags Coffee
2 chests Tea, 2 kegs I). P. Powder
20 bags shot, 6 boxes Candles
4 boxes Soap, 4 kegs Tobacco
2 casks London Porter
7 do Nails, assorted
Madeira,Teneriffe & Claret M ines
Jamaica and Northern Itum
Cognac Brandy, Holland Gin
Pepper, Spice, Copperas, Saltpetre
| Bar Lead, Plow Lines, Bed Cords
‘Brace Chains, Grade’s patent Hoes
Pad, stock, and closet Locks
Cotton Cards, C’urry Combs
Crockery Ware, assorted
Horn, tortoise, bone and ivory Combs
assorted, Pins and Needles do
Pearl, mould and metal Buttons do
Pen, pocket, and Spanish Knives and
Ladies morocco, leather, and prunella
Shoes, do, Gent's Shoes & Bootees
2 cases gentlemen's beaver, imitation,
and merino Hats, assorted
Rose Blankets, Blue Booking
Green Raize, Cassimeres, Oznaburgs
Cotton and linen Shirting do
Irish, Russia, and cotton Sheeting do
Long Lawns, Domestic Plaids
Apron Checks, Beil ‘Picking
| Russia Duck and Drill
Ladies ami gent’s Hose, assorted
Childrens do, Ribbons, assorted
Lmen, cotton, and Oznaurg Thread
Tapes, cotton Cord, Bobbin
Ladies and gent’s Gloves, assorted
I Linen and cotton Cambric do
Calicoes and and Ginghams, do
I Seersuckers and printed Muslins
I furniture Calicoes and Chintz
I Cambric Dimity
elull, book, and jackonet muslins
Merino, Valencia and silk Hindis
[ l °tton andCassimere assorted do
I alencia Scarfs, Inserting Trimmings
Muslin Dresses, Tamb’d Muslins
I ) aroiine and imitation Plaids
I Lotnbazcttes, Union Stripes, French,
I Nankin, and Yellow do. assorted
I Black Sinchews,
I Scarlet and green Florentine
I Nankin and Canton Crapes
I -dag and Barcelona llandk’fs
I * dk Umbrellas
I Lriganly and Turkey Red Sluills
I ‘alencia, 1 uil'i & Murseiils Vestings
l ugetlier with a number of other ar
| tides, too numerous to mention.
I A liberal priee will be given for Cow
4c. & c .
J. Sc A. BENNETT.
j Jli.so —For sale by the subscriber,
I 1 e following tracts of LAND.
I ID, 9th Dist. Houston 202$ acr.
214 5 “ Dooly 202 j
156 7 “ ‘ 202,j
70 1 “ “ £o2*
202 0 “ Henry 202$
b 7 20 “ Kailv 250
Gne second baud COACIIKE, Har-
I no-saml HOUSE, which will be sold
I *•'■ lurCush. JG JJ>li BENNETT.
A *gu.st !. > 5m20
GiWespie k Birdsong,
HAVE just received, and are now
opening at the corner of Bridge
and Mulberry-streets, (Shorter’s build
ing) a general assortment of
Dv\ Goods, VatentMcdi-
Bonnets, G voeenes.
All direct from New York and Charles
ton, which they offer for sale.
M acon, 7th July. 16—ts.
good 40 saw Cotton Gins
JL for sale.—For further informa
tion, apply at this office.
Aug. 4, 1823. tf2o
VLL persons having claims against
the estate of Henry Jameson dec’d
late of Monroe county, will present
them duly authenticated for settlement
—■and those indebted please make im
mediate payment to Tomlinson Fort,
at Milledgeville, or the subscribe*, in
Bibb cuuuty. ,
Susanna Jameson Mm'.v.
Aug. 11, 1823. - 6\v2l
A GREEABLY to an order of the
x\, of the Inferior Court of Bibb
county, Will be sold, on the first Tues
day iu October next, at the house of
‘3 NegVOCS, Viz.—‘2 Fel
lows, Joe and Moses, and Laney, a
Woman, being the property of John
I). Williams, late ©f said county, dec.
and to be sold for the benefit of the
heirs and creditors of said deceased.
Jidm'rwith the will annexed.
July 31, 1823. tds2o
Georgia. WWkinson County.
PERSONALLY came before
Benjamin Mitchell, Justice of
the Peace, R. S. Hatcher, and being
duly sworn, saith, that he received an
order from Jeremiah Smith to James
Hatcher, for twenty dollars, dated the
2d or 3d of July last, and the Said or
der is lost or mislaid, so that he can
not command it.
R. S. HATCHER.
Sworn before me this the'}
30th of July, 1823. >
B. MITCHELL, J. P.) 3w20
icorgia—Bibb C ounty.
J HERE as James Pearson applies
▼ ▼ to me for letters ot administra
tion on the estate of Geo. Wilson,latent
said county dec.—These are thereiore
to cite and admonish all and singular
the heirs and creditors of said dec. to
be and appear at my office within the
time prescrbed by law, to shew cause,
il any they have, why said letters
should not be granted.
Given under my hand, this 2nd day
of August, 1823.
1). S. BOOTH, c. c. o*
August 4. 4w20
WHEREAS Elizabeth Bagby ap
plies to me for letters ot administration
on the estate of Thomas Bagby dec.
These are therefore to cite and admon
ish all and singular the heirs and cre
ditors of said dec. to be and appear at
m v office within the time prescribed by
law, to shew cause, it any they have,
why said letters should not be granted.
Given under my hand, this 2nd day
of August, 1823.
D. S. BOOTH, c. c. o.
August 4. 4w20
Gcor&ia —Wihh County.
W HERE \S Alexander Meriwether
applies to me for letters ol administra
tion on tiie estate of W r right R. Cole
man, deceased. .
These are therefore to cite and
admonish all, and singular the kindred
and creditors of said deceased, to be
and appear at my office, within the
time prescribed by law, to shew cause
if any, why said fetters should not be
granted. , .. . , e
Given under my hand this ~d day o.
D. S. BOOIH, c. c. o.
OF EVERY DESCRIPTION*
Fov sate at this Office.
VOftT \U\Yia\S, MONDAY, AUGUST \S, VS23.
MAR ITA* SUMMONS
OFFERS for sale a general assort
Groceries, Dvy Goods,
Crockery, Hats, Shoes, Castings,
Iron &.c. which he will dispose f low
for Cash only.
10,000 lbs. prime Bacon
10 bbls. Pork
10 “ Mackerel >
50 “ \V hiskey
20 “ India point Gin
4 “ Ruin
30 “ 4k 2 hljils. Brown Sugar
6 “ Loaf Do.
15 “ Flour
20 Bags Coffee
1 Tierce Rice
10 Kegs Dupont’s Powder
10 “ Nails, assorted
50 qr boxes Spanish Segars Ist qual.
100 sacks Liverpool Salt
1650 lbs. Grindstones
A small lot of Cod-Fish.
New Town, May 12th B—-ts.
B 8 Have just received a fresh
supply of Men’s and Boy's
Gentlemen’s Ladies’ Boys’ Misses’
and Children’s SHOES,
Foolscap and Letter Paper,
with a variety of other articles—which,
added to their former stock ot
Dry Goods, ik Groceries,
render their assortment almost com
plete, and will be sold very low for
August II tfel
G eovgia—3eWersow ( oimty.
4I*HEREAS David E. Whitaker
▼ applies to me for letters of ad
ministration on the estate of Benjamin
E. Whitaker, deceased.
r l liese are therefore to cite and
admonish all and singular, the heirs
and creditors of said deceased, to file
their objections in terms of the law, in
such case made and provided, if any
they have, why said letters should not
Given under my hand this Ist day
of July, 1823,
J. G. BOSTICK, and. c. c. o. j. c.
July 28, 1823. 19—6 w
WILL be sold on the first Tues
day in September next, in the
toftn of Louisville, agreeable to an or
der of the honorable court of Ordinary,
of Jefterson county, nine hundred and
thirty-six acres ot land, lying in the
county of Jefterson,on the waters of Dry
creek, adjoining lands of W in. Mar
shall, and others: It being the real es
tate of Benjamin Davis, dec’d and to be
sold lor the benefit of the minor heirs
of said deceased. Also two hundred
and two and an half acres, lying in
the county of V\ ilkinson, known by
lot No. 7, in the 1 6th district of said
county, belonging to the subscriber.—
Terms made known on the day ot sale.
Elizabeth Davis, Jdm'x.
June 20, 1823. 15—60d.
STOLEN from the stable of the
subscriber, on the night ot the
26th July, a bright bay Mare, with a
very small white star in her forehead,
long tail, about 5 feet high, and 8 years
old. On the right fore foot just above
the hoof is a small rising, and part ot
one of her teeth, on the left side is bro
ken away. Any person who will re
turn said mare, Or give notice to the
subscriber (at Gamp Hope, two miles
from Fort Hawkins, on the Milledge
ville road,) where she may be found,
shall be well rewarded for his trouble.
August 4. * 2\v2o
FLOORING BRADS, and a few
pieces PAPER HANGING,
For sale by
ROBERTSON & GRANBERRY.
M U’. VRi.vn.xu
NEATLY EXECUTED AT THIS OFFICE*
John G. Bostick 1
vs. (Bill in Equity for
Edwin Whitedeadf Discovery.
& Charles Watson j
IN this case the sheriff having re
turned that the defendants are not
to be. found in this county, on motion,
it is ordered, that a service of the said
bill be perfected upon the defendants
by advertising this rule once a month
in some public Gazette of this state,
until the next term of this court: anil
it is further ordered that the said de
fendants do appear and answer the
said bill at the next term of this court.
A true extract taken from the iin
utes of the Superior court of Jef
ferson county and state of Geor
gia, this 2 l Jth May, 1823.
15] JOHN G. BOSTICK, Clerk.
ALL persons haying demands
against the estate of John D. Wil
liams deceased, by note or otherwise,
are requested to present them within
the time prescribed by Law.
Timothy Matthews, abm’r.
with the will annexed.
July 10th, 1823. 19—6 w.
ON the first Tuesday in September
next, will be sold, at the house of
Major John Keener, (the appointed
place of holding court for the county
of Bibb,) between the usual hours of,
sale, the following property, to wit:
Three negroes, k\nu\ a
woman about 25 years of age, and her
two children, CHARLOTTE, a girl
about 5 years old, and EBBY, a girl
about 4 years old.—All levied on as
the property of David B. Culberson,
to satisfy a fi fa in favor ot Reid,
Woodruff, & Cos. vs. said Culberson.
Property pointed out by the defendant,
EDMUND C. BEARD, S’n'ff.
Julv 23d 1823, 19—tds
WHEREAS on the 14th day of No
vember, 1822,1 executed and deliver
ed a Power of Attorney to Jehu Camp
bell of Twiggs county, in the state
aforesaid, to do certain matters and
things for me and in my name, and
particularly to make titles to a tract of
land, No. 237, in the 4th district Mon
roe connty: JVow JVotice is hereby
given, that I have this day revoked
said power of Attorney, and all per
sons are cautioned against trading for,
or receiving titles to said tract of land
from said Jehu Campbell attorney as
aforesaid. ISAAC MUDDY.
August 11, 1823. 3w21
WHEREAS James Batey applies
to me for letters of administration de
bonis non on the estate of Thomas B.
Darsey, deceased.—These are there
fore, to cite and admonish all, and
singular the kind red and creditors of
said deceased to be and appear at my
office, within the time prescribed by
law, to shew cause, if any, why said
letters should not be granted.
Given under my hand this sth day
of August, 1823.
J. G. BOSTICK, and. c. c. 0.
Aug. 11. *6w2l
NINE months after date, applica
tion will be made to the honorable In
ferior court of Jefterson county, when
sitting for ordinary purposes, for leave
to sell all the real property belonging
to the estate of Capt. James Meri
wether, late o f Jefferson county, dec’d.
Dec. 20.—n0. 30. Executrix.
ON the first Tuesday in October
next, at the Court House in the
town of Marion, will be sold,
Two \uiW squares ot \am\,
being part of Lots No. 43 and .65 ?n
the 28th Dist. (formerly Wilkinson,
now) Twiggs county—it being part oi
the real estate of Jesse R. Wall, de
ceased. Terms made known on the
day of sale.
JOHN SOLOMON, Adm’r.
July 7th, 1823. 19—2m*
ANY person or persons having
knowledge of JAMES HAR
VEY IWASHBURN, (a native of
Massachusetts) within the space ot 12
years past, will confer a. gieat lavor
by enclosing and forwarding in a let
ter. such information, pei mail, to
Telfair County, Geo. 15
THE subscriber is now opening,
near the Ferry, in the town ol
Macon, a very handsome assortment of
Which will be sold at the most re
duced prices for Cash. Those wishing
for articles of this description are in
vited to call and judge for themselves.
Macon, July 28, 1823. 4w19 ,
JOT No. 76,2d l)iat. Henry county
J 199 5
“ 231 5 “ “
“ 53 6 “ “
“ 198 “ “ “
“ 91 7
, egg 9 • *
“ 38 10
” 69 12 . “
“ 194 14
” 278 16
“ 286 18
” 136 3d Dist. Monroe Cos.
“ 16 7 “ “
“ 132 8 „
44 13 7th Dis. Houston C.
” 183 •* “ “
“ 238 13 “
•• 142 14 “ “
” 97 15
” 114 16 “ “
“ 8 7th Dis. Fayette Cos.
l2 14 “ “
** 26 7th Dis. Gwinnett
“ 289 6th Dis. Early Cos.
“ 363 26
” 17 6th Dist. Dooly Cos.
For terms, which will be liberal, ap
ply to the subscriber, near the Ferry.
Macon, July 28, 1823. 6vvl9
be sold on the first Tues
▼ ▼ day in October next, at ( he
court-house in Marion, Twiggs county,
Thirty-three acres ot Land
being part of the real estate of Will
iam Pearce, deceased.—Terms made
known on the day of sale.
Charlotte Pearce, Jldm'x.
Theoph. Pearce, Adm'r.
July 24, 1823. 2m 19
ON the 9.5 th day of August next,
will be sold at the house of James
Wright, of Jefferson county, by virtue
of an order of the court of Ordinary of
said county, two negroes, named SAM
and RACHAEL —As the property of
the minor heirs of Robert Pior dec’d.
Terms made known on the day of sale*
MUND GROCE, Guardian.
July rth 1823. \7—At)d
|C7* We are authorised to announce
Dr. S. M. INGERSOLL, a candidate
for a seat in the representative branch
of the next legislature, for Bibb county.
|C7* We are authorised to announce
C. W. RAINS, Esq. a candidate for a
seat in the Representative branch of
the next legislature, for Bibb county.
We are authorised to
announce Timothy Matthews
esq. a candidate to represent this
county in the Senatorial branch of
the next Legislature of this Stat
e WUUaras is a
candidate to represent this county in
the next Legislature ol this State.
We ave authorised to
announce Capt. Charles Bul
lock a candidate to represent this
County in the Senatorial branch of
the next Legislature of this State.
We are authorised to an
nounce SPENCER RILEY a candi
date for the office *>f Sheriff for this
We are authorised to an
nounce JONATHAN A. HUDSON a
candidate for the office of Sheriff for
We are authorized to an
nounce HERMAN. 41. HOWARD a
candidate fcr the office of Sheriff for