Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1804 December 08
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For Sale at the Store of Remy &
Boter, the following Goods: - Mess Beef and Pork in whole and half barrels, rounds
of beef, hams, butter, pickled tongues, ditto sausages, ditto salmon, potatoes,
onions, salt fish, flour, corn meal, claret, wine, Hollands Gin in cases,
Florance sweet Oil, spermacetie and mould candles, Castile, white and brown
soap, tobacco, iron hoops, tar, hats, laces, shoes, Spanish Mantles for Ladies,
Britannias, Eau de Cologne, &c.
Lost by the Subscriber on the Island of
Leguan the 17th of last Month, a Barbados Almanack, containing Memorandums and
Papers of no use but to the Owner. Whoever may be in Possession of the same
and will forward it to the Subscriber shall receive Two Joes, as a Reward to
the Negro who picked it up.
Runaway from the Subscriber, a Negro Man
Boy, about 17 Years of Age, was formerly employed up the River as a wood and
shingle cutter, and was Purchased by the Subscriber at the Vendue of the Boedle
[sic] of a Mr. Fisher, held at Mr. Rousselet's House in May last. He is red
skin'd, has several scars on his back, about 5 feet 4 inches high, and answers
to the Name of Vigilent. - Whoever will bring him to the Subscriber or Lodge
him in the Barracks shall receive Two Joes Reward.
Those who are interested in the Lottery
of Ls. Favarger, are hereby Advertised, that it will be drawn on Saturday the
15th Instant, at Two o'Clock in the Afternoon, at his House on Plantation Werk
The Subscribers for the last time, request
all those who have any Claims against the Estate of the late Donald Fraser,
decd: to render them in before the 1st of February next, to the last
Undersigned on Doch four Plantation, otherwise they will be excluded from any
Claim to the said Estate. Those who stand indebted will come forward and
settle their Accounts before the above Period to prevent coercive measures.
Hoorn vee, Ryst, Spek, Boter, Reusel en Hammen te Koop, voor een Civiele Prys; - Address op Plantagie Bel Air, waar almede te zien is, en te Koop word gepresenteerd, een zeer Fraaye Curcle. Demerary, 8 December 1804.
UIT DE HAND TE KOOP. [heading]
Weggedreeven of Gestoolen van de
Stelling van Werk & Rust, een kliene Pont, die dezelve te regt brengt of
aanwysing [sic] van kan doen, zall genereus beloond werden.
Te Huur om ten eersten te aanvaarden,
een zeer Logeabel net [sic] Huis, ook zeer geschikt voor de Negotie, met
deszelfs Pakhuize, nieuw Combuis, Wasch huis en een geheel Concessie, te vooren
bewoond door wylen den Heer Wm Verhaagen [sic] Die hierin gading hebben,
gelieve zich te addresseere by G. Ryk, ten Huize van de Heer Jacob Lachtrop op
Werk & Rust.
Den Ondergetekende maakt aan 't
Gee[umlaut]rd Publicq bekend, dat by van Wooning is veranderd, en thans zyn
Aanbacht als Kleedermaker alleenylk voort aan is Continueerende en zyne
Domilicilium gekoosen heest op de voor gronden van Werk & Rust, en wel op
de Concessie van de Heer P. Van Straaten, agter de Wooning van den Wel Ed: Heer
Wichers, weshalve verzoekt aan elk en een ygelyk die van de
gee[umlaut]x[?]eerde Compagnieschap van Stolle & Co. iet wes te
pretendeeren heest, of aan dezelve schuldig mogte zyn zig by hem te
addresseeren, houdende zig wyders aan alle Heeren Ingezeetenen gerecommandeerd,
zig kunnende verzoekerd houden van prompte en civile bediening.
The Subscriber intending to leave the
Colony within fourteen Days gives Notice thereof, in order that those Persons
who are indebted to him may come forward with their Payments, and those who
have any Demands against him may present the same for settlement.
A GREAT BARGAIN. [heading]
For Sale: - A Compleat Sailor Negroe,
For Particulars Enquire of the Printer.
For Sale or Hire, a very commodious
House situated on the Water Lot No. 1, in front of Plantation Werk & Rust,
next the Store of Messrs: Remy & Boter; it will answer for a Store, as well
as the Accommodation of a large Family: Enquire on said Lot, of Mr. A.
Culpeper, or Wm. Johnson
Absconded from the first Island a Negro
Man named Cuffy, well known in the Town and supposed to be harboured somewhere
about the Fort, has been in Chains once and in the Barracks several times, has
a remarkable large Navel and sore Legs. Whoever will bring the said Negroe to
Mr. R. Mains or the Subscriber, or confine him in the Barracks, shall receive
Two Joes Reward.
All Persons having Demands against the
Estate of the late Christopher Bourne, are requested to render Statements of
the same to the Subscriber for examination: - and such Persons as stand
indebted to said Estate are requested to come forward with Payment, so as to
enable the Subscriber to liquidate the same as soon as possible.
List of Runaway and arrested Slaves, on this 8th day of December 1804,
in the Stocks of Demerary.
Lyst der op heden den 8 Decr. 1804, zig in arrest bevindende
Weglopper slaaven, in Rio Demerary.
And 10 New Negroes, the names of their
Lyst der begraavene op het Collonie Kerkhoff van de 3e November tot 6 December 1804.
Published and printed by E. J. Henery