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The Constitutionist
The Constitutionist
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Description: Complete paper excerpts, ads and all, every surname, and some fully transcribed articles

Date: November 6 1852

Newspaper published in: Jacksonville, Illinois

Source: microfilm of newspaper

Page/Column: 4 pages

THE CONSTITUTIONIST
A Weekly Paper- Devoted to Politics, News, Miscellany, Amusement, Telegraphic Reports and the Markets
Volume 1 Jacksonville, Illinois, Saturday Nov.6, 1852 Number 32
Printed and Published every saturday, by T.H. CAVANAUGH

Business Directory [same as June]
T C ROUT - Dealer in Dry Goods, clothing and Choice Liquors, west side the square.
GOLTRA & STRYKER - Dealer in Hats and Caps, Clothing, Boots, Shoes &c., west side of the square.
WESTERN HOUSE- J W CHENERY, Proprietor, west side of the square.
L M THOMPSON - Physician and Surgeon, west side the square.
Mrs M STEWART's - Paris Millinery and Fancy goods, west side the square.
B & J PYATT - Tobacconists, west side of the square
C CHAPPEL- Boot and Shoe manufacturer, west side the square
J S ANDERSON - Dealer in all kinds of Furniture, west side the square.
J H ALDERMAN - Clothier and Tailor, northwest corner of the square.
J H WESTERMAN - Tobacconist, north side the square
D ROBB - Dealer in Dry goods, Groceries, Boots, Shoes &c. north side the square
WYLLIS CATLIN - Dealer in Books, Stationery, Music, Musical instruments &c. north side the square.
G J EXLEY - Saddle and Harness Maker, and Carriage Trimmer, north side the square.
J W GALBRAITH - Dealer in Stoves, Tinware &c. north side the square.
CORCORAN & AUSTIN - Dealers in every variety of Groceries, north side the square
MANSION HOUSE , By George W FOX, north side the square.
TROUTMAN & CO - Dealer in Dry Goods, Groceries, Boots, Shoes &c. north side of the square.
F STEVENSON - Dealer in Dry Goods, Groceries, Boots, Shoes &c. north side of the square.
P B PRICE - Dealer in Watches, clocks, Jewelry and Fancy Goods, north side of the square.
J F LONGLEY- Fashionable Tailor, east side the square.
MALLORY'S - Great Sky-Light Daguerreotype Saloon, east side the square.

A.R.JONES - Produce Forwarding and Commission MERCHANT - St Louis, Mo.
UNITED STATES HOTEL (Formerly Scott's) ..corner of Market and third street, St Louis, MO.
DANIEL GLASGOW & JAMES HARKNESS - Livery and Sale Stable
Locust street, Between Fifth and Sixth streets, Saint Louis, Mo.

G WORTHINGTON & Co. - G Worthington and J Ensminger -
Exclusively Commission and Forwarding Merchants - St Louis, Mo.

Isaac SCARRITT - Wholesale dealer in Foreign and Domestic Dry Goods - ALTON, Ill
J & L.S.METCALF - Wholesale and retail dealer....Alton, Ill
ALTON & SPRINGFIELD RAilroad - E KEATING, Sup't
ORVILLE PADDOCK- Commission and Forwarding Merchant -near the railroad depot-Alton
Springfield Music Store - A.M.LANPHEAR & Co
Bakery and Confectionery- E & W Hamilton
accounts are due- P.B.PRICE

column 2

DR. E. R. ROE - Will hereafter devote himself to the practice of medicine, in Jacksonville and the surrounding country- Office- over W Mather's store, east side of the square.

Dr PASSMORE- Physician and Surgeon, (Formerly of London)- Address- Mrs. Lawson's South east corner of the Public Square, JAcksonville.

Dr J A EDDINGS- Eclectic Physician..at his residence on Springfield street, two doors west of Dr Shirley's.

Medical Notice - L M THOMPSON, MD - ..adjoining the Jewelry store of Mr J W KING...
....reference is made to Drs. E J DUNLAP and JOHN J CASSEL.

P B PRICE, North side of the Public square...stock of Gold and Silver watches....
IRON and STEEl- Every variety of Bar, Hoop and Bard iron.....J.W.GALBRAITH
Stoves, Tin-ware &c - J W GAlbraith
Clothing! south side ...Peter VAIL
Variety Store- west side - Edward SCOTT

DAYLIGHT LINE- Between Alton and Jacksonville-good horses, careful drivers...D.J.KIRKMAN.
Boys Do you Hear This? - Thomas SMITH...Boot and Shoe business....
Blacksmithing in all its Branches..now...on Springfield street...E DAWSON & Co
The Cheapest and Best - R M BIGGS - Well Pumps

J.S.ANDERSON -removed his Cabinet Wareroom to his new building -assortment of furniture
September 27, 1851
Jas S ANDERSON - Fresh Arrival - variety of handsome parlor and common furniture....
May 8, 1852

Grave Stones- Now or never- as I ...intend closing my Marble business October next,...John M Taggart

Hotel Notice-- B F CHURCH -...has re-fitted his commodious hotel on the public square in Waverly, May 8, 1852

column 3
A Word and the Last-...the people will have decided...political contest...

column 4
A Lie Nailed- the Register says:....
Masonic-The Grand Lodge of Illinois.....passed a resolution.....
The Springfield Register says....
Voters of the sixth Congressional district....

column 5
The Springfield Journal...graphic description of the proceedings....
The Louisville Journal offers....bet.....SCOTT will carry Louisanna.......
Some of Mr DOUGLAS' friends....
City Hotel, Springfield, Ills- This house is still being kept by Mr Joel JOHNSON....
George A Lamb & Co, north side of the public square, Springfield...stoves, tin-ware...
C FREEMAN & Co- wholesale and retail grocers, Springfield....
The Memphis Eagle and Enquirer......

ELOPEMENT- A Mr TURNER and Miss WATSON, from Morgan county, near Waverly, arrived in this city yesterday afternoon en route for the elysium of all young couples hereabouts, whose inexorable papas will not consent, to their union - the sandbar - and having procured the services of a parson, and being transported across the rubicon by a jolly boatman, the "tie that binds two willing hearts" was speedily adjusted and they returned to the city, happy and contented, and received the congratulations of a number of spectators who had assembled on the levee to witness their arrival.--Alton Telegraph


column 6
From the St Louis Republican......Why repeat the story of TAylor.....
Yes and No- These are very little words....
A Season in Life- the quickness of vegetation .....
Edmund Flagg, Esq, late United States Consul at Venice.....

A young man came to his death......a stand up collar, starched stiff....turning around suddenly....it cut his throat--it did - verified accordingly

Mrs Parfington.....
...when David slew Goliath with a sling,....
Naomi, the daughter of Enoch......
[last is unreadable-too blurred]

page 2

A Boy Wanted
We would take, as an apprentice to the printing business....
To Correspondents-...
Notice To Campaigners......
Inducements to Subscribe.....

Religious Notice - The Rev. Dr. TYMIM, a converted Jewish Rabbi, for many years a missionary in Palestine and China, now a missionary to the Jews in Cincinnati....will preach on the next Sabbath....11am at the Baptist Church, 2pm at the N.S. Presbyterian, 7pm at the O.S. Presbyterian....

Religious Notice- The Rev. L.L.ALLEN, late a Chaplain in the US Army in Mexico.....lecture on the subject of Temperance......

Railroads and State Policy- ...opinion
[into column 2]...The prominent projects now on hand......

column 2
Illinois Elections.- ...contest between Mr. YATES and JOHN CALHOUN, for Congress in this district...

column 3
Reflections.
We contemplate making some important improvements in the appearance of the "Constitutionist"......
Wise men say....
Grammars.
Winter with its long evenings is close....
Funeral testimonials......Daniel Webster on Friday last.....
The tendency of all things......

column 4

Somebody...telegraphed...that Judge DOUGLAS spoke here....

The citizens of St Louis...under advisement to build a railroad from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, west of the Mississippi........

The Springfield Register inclines.....
Hon. John J Crittenden,... is to succeed Mr Webster as Secretary of State...
Nebraska Territory-...
Philadelphia-...
When the Rev. Jesse Lee, the father of Methodism......

We notice in the Louisville papers the death of Capt. Wm Boggs, of the firm of Boggs and Russell. He was one of the oldest of Western steamboatmen.

Thanksgiving-...
The Register says:....speech
Notices.-
National Magazine-....excellent publication
The Musical World & Times.....instructive articles.....
James H LURTON, ...North side of the square...large stock of goods.....
Mr BIBB, north side of the square....extensive stock....
"CATLIN's Book and Music Store" north side.........
Mail Service- ....we hope some enterprising and responsible person will......
The Art of Thinking-.....methods of improving......
The weather at present is disagreeable.

column 5

Can't do Without a Paper.- A Soliloquy- by "one of the people"...
OBSERVATIONS - No 1 - By WE, US and Company.- some of the changes.....
The Japan Expedition.- ....
Webster's Will, Papers &c......
A few evenings since, says the Boston Journal......

column 6
From the St Louis Intelligencer. -The Cuba Business.- The US Mail steamer, ....
Honesty in Buying and Selling.- ...
?? Revolution in Austrailia.....
NEW ADVERTISEMENTS
Proposals for Carrying the Mail....
Look! J.H.FINCH [hard to read]

page 3

We give place to the following communication....For the Tri-Weekly Press.
Honest Confessions. - Mr Editor.........J.B. TURNER

New England School of Design for Women-...annual report...
Musical Catechism.-
Encouragement for Boys-...
A widow advertisee in the Boston Transcript.....

Telegraphic Dispatches.-Reported Expressly for the Tri-Weekly Press.-By O'Rielly's Line.
The returns...election of.....
St Louis- Senator Douglas commenced speaking....
New Orleans.- More pork....bacon sides.....lard declined....
new Orleans.- Black Warrior arrived at Mobile.......
Pittsburg- [illegible]

column 2
California Mining news.....
Philadelphia....large Democratic meeting....
Cincinnati-River stationary. Flour$3.50 for common brands....
New York - Prometheus arrived......
Columbus, S.C.- Legislature convened.....
New York- Flour $4.62 a? $4.68, Genesee......
Halifax. The America arrived......
Louisville- ...the vote.....whig majority....so far
Frankfort-Nashville-Cincinnati-Louisville-New York

MARRIED
On Thursday, the 4th inst., by the Rev. R.W. GALLAHER,
Mr. John H. HILL and Miss Martha J. SHEPPARD.
The Cake was received with the above, and the printer's wishes for health and prosperity was bestowed upon the happy couple, whose hearts the silken chord of love hath bound in one.

COMMERCIAL
St. Louis Live Stock Market. Intelligencer Office. Tues Nov 2, 1852.
Beef Cattle....Hogs....
Produce Market.- River rising. Freights lower.
Flour...Wheat...Corn....
Wheat....Butter.....Buckwheat Flour.....

column 3

Altered notes of the Bank of Baltimore,.......
There was shipped from Chicago......
Heavy Sale of Wool- The Cincinnati Price Current.....
Hogs and Cattle- The Cincinnati Price Current.....
CHICAGO MARKET
Corn..
Beef Packing Commenced.- ....
Oats.- .....

By Express! Emporium of Fashion. Mrs M. Stewart. West side of the square.......

Information Wanted
was hired by a person by the name of John COOPER to be returned.......
a Passenger Hack......the whereabouts of said Hack......rewarded.
Stephen DUSTIN. Jacksonville.

Railroad Meeting...friends of the alton and Jacksonville....
address by Judge D.M.WOODSON, of Carrollton......
J.J.CASSELL
D.A.Smith
W.H.WARREN, committee

Wanted to Fill Orders.....corn, wheat, barley... JOHN BOOTH.
At Bristow & Warren's Store.

Lost or stolen...from the steamer YANKEE....One Black Leather Trunk.....with the name of N. COFFIN.....with the name of Rev. C.E.BLOOD.....John Russell, Clerk Str. Yankee.

Davenport & Foreman - South side of the Public square- three doors east of Coffman & Son, ...entirely new and well selected stock....ready made Clothing...Groceries...

Tailoring and Clothing
Mr. D.C.CREAMER still superintends the tailoring, and cutting....
J. H. ALDERMAN

column 4

...the aim of this periodical....CARLTON & PHILLIPS
New books.- CATLIN's Bookstore
Chapman Warner's....PUMPS.-Grind Stone rollers.-Todd Stoves...-ROSS & HAMMOND
Largest Stock of New Goods.....J.H.LURTON
Dress Goods.- Spring Bonnets.- Looking Glasses.- Marsailles Quilts.-TROUTMAN & Co
MORGAN HOUSE...J.H.FINCH
Barber and Hairdresser. G.W.RICE...
Always ready....MAtthew AINSWORTH
Boys Clothing...J.H.ALDERMAN
Shirts....J.H.A.

column 5
J.W.KING - Watches.Jewelry. Silver Ware. Plated Ware.Britannia.Clocks.
J.D.PILCHER & SHARP- Dry Good, grocery and Clothing business.
J.W.KING- For Slae- A new and convenient house on Main st...
ISAAC MORRISON, Attorney at Law and Solicitor in Chancery
LINCOLN & SELBY -Family Grocery west side...next door to E & W RUSSELL's...
JACKSON & ELLIS - Jacksonville Shaving and Bathing Saloon
JAMES BAKER - One cent reward....return of my apprentice JOHN SHIELDS
BRISTOW & WARREN [12 ads] B.F.BRISTOW and P.WARREN
New Clothing and Tailoring- J.H.ALDERMAN

column 6
New Goods![19 ads] D.ROBB
Choice Millinery and FAncy Goods [7 ads] Mrs. STEWART's
AYERS & Co.- Hardware.Rifles & Shotguns.
TEAS! R & J HOCKENHILL [4 ads]
Mrs VEITCH - Instructress on the Piano Forte-
Residence-Church street, north of state street.

Page 4

column 1
A Beautiful Sketch-...domestic scene...
Punishment of Madame Maderspach-...Austrian...
The Printer.-...
Springfield, Mass-.The express train...

column 2

BALDWIN & RANDALL
St Louis. New York. (Successors to Nourse, Crane & Co.)
Manufacturers and wholesale Dealers in Hats, CAps, Bonnets

R.H.MILLER & Co. (Successors to N.E.Janney & Co.) St Louis, Missouri.
Wholesale and retail Dealers in China, Glass and Earthenware

H. & R.B. WHITTEMORE- Horace WHITTEMORE- New York- Robert B WHITTEMORE- St Louis
Wholesale Hat and Cap House

JOHN R. HUGHES & Co.- George M. BETTS- st Louis
Wholesale Dealers in Boots, Shoes and Leather

Carriage and Ornamental Painting- Wm F HALL.

BLANKS of all kinds for sale at this office, such as Deeds, Bonds....

column 3

Sign of the Golden Anvil
Wm D. Woods & Co- Importers and Dealers in Hardware and Cutlery- St Louis
New Groceries- St Louis- John McMECHAN
HANFORD and brother- N.B.THAYER-Manufacturers New York- St Louis- Clothing,...
500 Book agents wanted- J & J.L.GIHON, Publishers, Philadelphia.
New Arrival from Saint Louis- THO. C. ROUT - dry Goods
500 agents wanted- Daniels & GETZ-successors to W.A.Lear & Co, Philadelphia
Election Notice

column 4

WEST DISTRICT SCHOOL -P.COFFMAN, JOSEPH CAPPS, D.A.SMITH, Directors
Jas. Thomas Jr's superior Brands Tobacco- THOMAS MULLEN - St Louis
P.B.PRICE- New arrival- Tremendous stock
Health! No Quackery - Dr H D GRANT - study and practice of medicine
Health Insurance-- Mechanics' Union Association -- St Louis, Mo- J.A.MALLORY
Summer Complaint-...Hamilton's...syrup.....pills... at E & W HAMILTON & Co.
Sligo IRON and Groceries - W Mathers & Co.- MATHERS & WADSWORTH
Virginia Tobacco Agency.- THOMAS MULLEN- Tobacco Commission Merchant.St Louis, MO.

Always Ready- MATTHEW AINSWORTH-remove houses, excavate cellars, foundations, dig wells or cleanse the same....

At it ANEW! EDWARD LAMBERT - ...I have again commenced the BUTCHERING Business....
Wostenholm's Best Cutlery - at AYERS & co

column 5

By the President of the United States
In pursuance of law, I, MILLARD FILLMORE, President of the United States..., do hereby declare and make known that public sales will be held at the undermentioned Land offices in the State of Wisconsin......
At the Land Office at Mineral Point.......
North of the base line, and west of the fourth principal meridian.
[land descriptions] Townships...range.... into column 6

column 6
Notice to Pre-emption Claimants and to Lessees......
John wilson?- Acting Commissioner..........

Estate of Aaron Hart, deceased......Morgan county.....
Alice HArt, adm'x

Administrator's Sale of real estate....Morgan county....
Hugh smith, administrator of the estate of James Johnson, decd

Valuable Town Property for Sale
...Circuit court of morgan county.....case of Crow, McCreary, & Co. vs.
James H Finch and another...
Isaac L Morrison, Comm'r

Valuable Land for Sale- IN CHANCERY
William THOMAS for the use of heirs of Peter R BOYCE, deceased-
Vs
Henry C WRIGHT & John M Metcalf
....by order of the Morgan county Circuit court...in the town of Waverly......

Sale of Real Estate at Public Auction
In Chancery to foreclose Mortgage
Susan Bosarth
VS
John C Hatfield & Jane Hatfield
....will proceed to sell.....

Land for Sale
...under a decree of the Circuit court of Morgan county
DAVID A SMITH, Guardian of Martin D and Samuel S HARDIN [page folded]

Estate of HAYWOOD JONES
...late of Morgan county.......
A.C.WOODS, Admr.

Boots..... - Bristow & Warren


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