Essequebo and Demerary Gazette 1805 September 28
The Printer of this Paper, highly
sensible of, and grateful for, the Patronage with which he has been honoured;
begs leave to inform his Friends and the Public, that on the first Day of next
Month he will remove his Office to the House opposite Mr. Campbell's New
Coffee-House, and on the North East Corner of the Street leading to the
American Stelling; where he Purposes to carry on every Branch of the Printing-Business,
and to exret [sic] every attention to merit the continuance of their favours.
BEKENDMAAKINGEN, Van de Secretary. [heading]
Alzoo de Heer J. H. Reiss, Medecine
Doctor, van voorneemens is, in de tyd van Vierteen [sic] Dagen, van hier te
vertrekken, zoo wordt zulks mits deeze bekend gemaakt, ten einde die geenen,
welke iets van hem te pretendeeren hebben of aan ??? verschuldigd zyn, hunne
pretensien koomen Ontsangen, of ??? Schulden betaalen, ter zyner Domicilium.
PUBLIC AUCTIONS. [heading]
On Thursday the 3d of October next, will
be exposed for Sale to the highest Bidders, at the Vendue Office: - Irish
linen, callico, check, shoes and boots, new rose butter, flour, corn meal,
coals, claret in cases, port wine in pipes, sadlery, 50 half barrels of prime
Irish mess beef, &c.
On Friday the 4th of October next will
be Exposed for Sale to the highest Bidders, by Order of Messrs: Thomas Hoppe
& Co. at their House in New-Town; - Madeira and Port Wine in Pipes, Noyeau
and Martinico Liquors, Florence Oil and Foreign Wines, viz: - Vin de Grave,
Muscat, Frontignac, Champaigne and Lunel, anchovies, olives and capers; Dry
Goods, viz: umbrellas, hair powder, cotton shawls, black silk handkrechiefs,
slik stockings, blue broad cloth, coat patters, Ladies shoes, oznabrugs, snuff
boxes, old Brandy in kegs, and a variety of other Articles that will appear on
the day of Sale.
On Tuesday the 8th of October next, will
be exposed for Sale to the highest Bidders, by order of Benjamin Spooner Esqr:
the half Lot No. 37 in Stabroek, fronting the North Canall, with the Buildings
thereon, 50 feet by 19, one and a half storie high, the frame of Colony-Wood
and in good order, covered with wallaba shingles; Also several Carpenter
Negroes, being part of the late Firm of Atkins & Spooner, the Negroes are
Sold for no other reason that the said Spooner's Health will not admit of his
remaining longer in the Colony.
The Monthly Meeting of the Amicable
Society will be held at Mr. Campbell's New Tavern on Wednesady, th 2d of
October: - The Attendance of the Members is particularly requested at Eleven
o'Clock in the Forenoon.
The Commissaries of Cumingsburg hereby
give Notice to the Proprietors of Lots and Buildings in that town, who have not
yet Paid the Assessment for a New Dam (levied by the Court of Policy's
Publication of the 29th of August 1804), that the time fixed by the said
Honble: Court for a Return being made to the First Exploiteur of all
Defaulters, has this day expired; but that being very desirous of preventing
trouble and expence to all Parties, the Accounts will remain open at the House
of Mr. Jackson, untill Thursday next, the 3d October, on which Day a Return of
all Lots and Buildings on which the above Assessment shall not then have been
Paid, will be given in to the First Exploiteur, who will immediately Advertise
the same for Sale, agreeable to the Publication of the Court of Policy of Date
31st July last.
To Be Sold: - By the Subscriber, the
undermentioned articles, at very reduced prices for immediate Payment, for the
purpose of closing his Commercial Concerns, on Monday the 7th October and a few
following days, viz: conjurors or portable Kitchens with utensils which are
particularly convenient for Gentlemen who travel in Boats, weighing no more
than 8 pounds, and may be packed in the space of a cubic foot, it's [sic] tea
kettle with a quart of water may be boiled with a sheet of brown paper in about
3 minutes or 190 seconds, cutlets, steaks, frigasees &c may be cooked in a
proportional time, it may be used in Chambers and even on Tables without
detriment or inconvenience; dinner and desert knives and forks, iron sause pans
lined with China, Dutch hoes and shovels, wired and other safes, gold breast
pins cypher'd B, C, D, F, H, I, P, T, desk seals engraved with single letters,
cinnamon, nutmegs, cloves, ozanbug thread, mullet twine, bottle jacks, night
lamps with boxes of tapers, Argand's patent lamps, olives, essence of spruce,
sweet oil, seal oil, casava toasters, a mahogany bedstead, night chairs,
biddets, decanters, a Smith's bellows, a curricle harness, a Gentleman's
turning lathe with tools, porter, London particular Madeira wine per pipe, or
per dozen, Tauney port and a few other articles; also 2 seasoned Horses, a
milch Cow with, or without her Calf, a young Bull, 2 punts, a House on Lot. 46
in Kington either for sale, or hire.
The Subscriber having large Remittances
to make to Europe, requests all those it may concern, to come forward with the
Payments of their Accounts, up to the 31st of December last, otherwise he will
find himlef under the disagreeable Necessity of Suing them without exception as
to Persons, and will refuse them further Credit.
Just Broke, a Parcel of New Corn, and
for Sale on Plantation Potosie at f 8, 5 per Thousand, to be delivered on the
Estate, and at f 11 to be delivered in Town; - Also any Quantity of Plantains.
To Be Lett: - The House lately Occupied
by Mr. M. Hoppe, next to that of Messrs: Brumell & Heyliger; well adopted
for Merchantile Businesss &c. - Enquire of the Printer, or of E. C. Eli
For Rent, on reasonable terms, the House
lately occupied by the Subscriber, on Werk & Rust: - Particulars will be
made known on application to John L. Morson Esqr.
List of Vessels Entered and Cleared from the 21st to the 28th of September 1805.
[List of Runaway and Arrested Slaves – no photocopy made for transcription]
Published and Printed by E. J. Henery, Stabroek.