Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1806 February 15
SECRETARY'S OFFICE. This is to inform
the Public, that the following Person intends
quitting this Colony:
BEKENDMAAKINGEN van 't EXPLOITEURS
By Virtue of an Appointment obtained by
the Hon. F. C. Loncke, acting President of the Court of Justice of this Colony,
and in his quality of First Exploiteur thereof, the Undersigned summonses all
the known and unknown Creditors of Mrs. Frances Wilson, at present residing
therein, to appear before the Commissioners of the Court of Justice on the 3d
of March next, and following days, to hear the propositions of the Petitioner,
the said Mrs. Frances Wilson, for the due performance of the conditions of
which she will give security, and to accept the same if they think fit.
Uit kragte van myn bekome Authorisatie
van Heeren Raaden Commissarissen uit den Edele Hove van Justitie alhier, Zoo
word door [illegible] ondergeshrevene Exploiteur van voormelde Hove by deeze
Just imported, and for sale, by the
Subscriber, Coffee and Cotton Bagging, Seine and sewing Twine, Osnaburgs,
Ladies and Gentlemens's Stocking, patent double
milled Stocking Stuff for Pantaloons, Gingham, printed and plain Calicoes,
Counterpanes, Diaper, Dimities, Chintzes, Checks, Mattrasses, Barley and Split
Pease, patent Turnspits compleet, Tin Ware, Cordage, Raspberry and Cherry
Brandy, Irish Butter, Herrings in Kegs, Lime in Tierces, &c. &c. The
above articles will be sold on reasonable terms for immediate payment.
For Liverpool. [heading]
WANTS EMPLOY. [heading]
Pursuant to a Proclamation of the Hon.
Court of Policy, and by permission of the Hon. F. P. van Berckel, Fiscal, at
the expiration of Three Weeks from the date hereof, will be sold, at public
Vendue, a bay Horse, brought by the Dienaars last Saturday, and at the
expiration of One Month from this date will be also sold a large bay Gelding
and a black Poney, sent yesterday by Mr. van der Haas. Meanwhile the Owners
may have them restore, on paying the expences to J. Runnels, J.Z.
Run away from the Subscriber a Negro
Man; he is about five feet ten inches high, has a sore leg, and answers to the
name of Colingwood. Any person who may apprehend and lodge him in the Barracks
will receive a reward of Two Joes. It is expected that no Ship Masters will
harbour the said Negro after this notice.
To be disposed of, on reasonable terms,
Madeira Wine of excellent quality, in pipes, hogsheads, and quarter casks, on
board the Ship Kilton Capt. G. Hewison, which came here direct from Madeira.
The Captain may be spoken with any day, from 6 in the morning till 4 in the
afternoon, at Messrs. Telford, Naghton, & Co's.
For Sale, by the Subscriber, for
immediate payment, Fish in hogsheads.
On Sale, for immediate payment, 300
Gallons of Lamp Oil in Barrels, and 6 Kegs of Tallow: enquire at the Store of
J. Wade, Esq. Cumingsburgh
To be sold, on very moderate terms,
Three Boat Negroes, one of them a good Captain; and a Negro Woman, an excellent
Washerwoman and Ironer, who has also been used to Housekeeping. For further
particulars apply to the Printer of this Paper, No. 20, Brick Dam, Stabroek.
J. L. Biegman hereby informs all those
whom it may concern that his Domicilium Citandi et Executandi is at the House
of J. H. Gissenhuysen, Esq. Stabroek.
With a laudable attention to the public welfare, His Excellency Governor Montgomorie has this day convened an Extraordinary Meeting of the Court of Policy, to consider of and adopt such measures as they, in their united wisdom, shall deem most efficacious, for the future prevention of the great inconvenience and injury lately [illegible]tained by the inhabitants of this town, Cumingsburg, &c. from the overflowing of the tides.
The Fly, schooner, of Berbice, was taken by a French privateer, afterwards retaken by a British Man of War, and carried to Barbados much damaged.
An Indian woman was delivered of a child yesterday morning on the Government Stelling. She had just come down the river in a canoe, and as soon as she stepped on the Stelling, the child dropped from her. The mother sat down very composedly and washed and cleaned it, though in the presence of several persons.
PUBLIC VENDUES, in Stabroek and its Environs. [heading]
On Friday, the 21st Feb. at the Store of
C. D. Forrester, Esq. superfine Baltimore flour, broad cloth, cassimeres, and
Vessels Entered and Cleared Since Our Last.
List of Runaway and Arrested Slaves. [not transcribed]
N. Volkerts, Printer, No. 20, Brick Dam, Stabroek.