Essequebo and Demerary Royal Gazette 1812 March 17
TUESDAY, MARCH 17, 1812.
Undersigned Commissaries request the Proprietors of Lots and Buildings in the
town of Stabroek, to attend a Meeting at the House of Mr. H. D. Obermuller, on
Monday the 23d instant, at 12 o'clock, for special purposes. The Commissaries
expect a full attendance. J. M. Spooner,
Subscribers to St. George's Church are respectfully informed, that the election
of New Members for the Vestry, will take place by ballot on Wednesday the 25th
instant, at 12 o'Clock, in the Vestry-room, according to annual custom. The
favour of their attendance is requested.
The Representatives of British, and the Colonial Creditors of Mr. Daniel Ford, Proprietor of Plantation Adventure, Essequebo, are requested to meet at the Union-Coffee-House, on Saturday the 28th instant, at 12 o'clock. March 17.
The Representatives of British, and the Coloni [sic] Creditors of Mrs. E. Boter, of Leguan, are requested to meet at the Union-Coffee-House, on Friday the 27th instant, at 12 o'clock. March 17.
Fullerton, in 14 days or 6 weeks from March 4.
Friday the 27th instant, at the Store of E. & A. Fraser, on Lots 1 and 2,
Cumingsburgh, to close sales - Cod and Scale Fish, in casks and boxes, Pickled
Salmon, in barrels and half-barrels; Shads, in barrels; Butter, in firkins; and
what further may appear on the day of sale.
[right pointing hand icon] The publication of "A New-Resident's Hints for the Improvement of the Town of Stabroek," is postponed for the present.
The trial of the case "Guise versus the American brig Park," took place on Friday last, (according to a notification to that effect,) in the Vice-Admiralty Court of this Colony; but the sentence was not passed till yesterday. the pleadings were respectable on both sides; but we consider the summing-up of His Honor the Judge-Surrogate so truly excellent, that, having attained a copy, we shall present it to our readers in a future gazette.
By a reference to the first page of this paper, it will be seen that His Excellency the Governor has been pleased to appoint J. S. Masse, Esquire, to be Fiscal ad interim, of this colony, in consequence of the deeply lamented death of the Hon. J. Van den Paadevoort.