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B>:\n Jfr:utcb:o ^bbnlis.'mnits. I N. REYNOLDS &L CO., Produce and General Commission MERCHANTS, Nos. 79 and 81 Daris street. Between Claj and Washington streets, SAN PHANOSOO, Cal. PerBonal attention given to th* sale of— Vluur, drain, Potntuea, Onions, Fruit. Wool, II Idee, And all staple products of the country. Will fill orders for goods when accompanied by tash or equivalent, in way of consignments. Have constantly on band new and second hand Grain and Gunny Bags, which we offer oy the bale or bundle, in lots to suit. First class storage furnished when required, and liberal advances made on consignments iu store. Having good experience und locality, we trust, by itrict attention, to give that satisfaction which ib pleasant to both ourselves and our consignors. Nich. Rstsolds. _ V. II. Howell. JANSON, BOND & CO. Corner Battery and Clay streets, SAN FRANCISCO. Have now Landing and in Store, Oflil BALEot SHOWN DRILLS AND OKJ ) Sheetings; 100 bales Grain, Flour and Seamless Sacks ; 2t) cases Bleached Shirtings aud Sheetings ; 10 cases Merriman Prints; 10 cases Pacific Prints ; 10 cases Cocheco Prints ; 10 cases Sprague Prints ; 6 cases Printed Jaconets and LawnB ; 6 cases Ginghams and Chambrays ; 6 cases Assorted Dress Goods ; fi cases Cottonades and Jeans. Also, n huge assortment of— Cotton and Silk Hdkfs; -Brtlliantines; Jaconets; Cambrics; Victoria Lawns; Dotted Swiss; Cotton and Wool Hosiery'; Buck Gloves; Irish Linens; Musquito Netting J Diapers; Huek and Fancy Towels ; Hickory and Cheek Shirts, Cassimere. Sat tine t nnd Jean PantB. And a large assortm nt of otber Dress aid Fancy Goods, too numerous to mention. For sale low, JANSON, t OND A CO. Corner Battery and Clay streets. San Franctsco. BEAN SACKS. 110R SALE CIICAP-Bv 1 JANSON, BOND k CO, Corner Battery and Clay streets. San Francisco F -lO-iiicli Silk Handkerchiefs. OR SALE BY— JWSOX. BOND k CO, 95 Battery street. San Francisco. F SEAMLESS SACKS. OR SALE CHE.\P-By Corner Battery J\NSON*. BOND k CO, .nd Clay streets, San Francisco County of Los Alngeles. \ William T. B, Sanford, Plaintiff. Edgar Purdy, Defendant. Action brought in the District Court of the Ui Judicial District, and the cnmplaint filed in thi city and county of los Angeles, in the office of lhe Clerk of said District Court. The People or the State of rnllfnriila send Greeting i To BUXSMB PIKDV, YOU are hereby required to appear in an action brought airaiust you by the above nanrd plaintiff, in our District Court of the First Jud clai District, iu aud lor the county ol Los Angeles, and to answer the complaint fiieu herein, a cei ti fled copy of which you are herewith served, wth In ten days alter the service on you of this sum mons—if served within tbis county ; or if served out of this county but within the First Judicial District, within twenty days after the service thereof; or IT served out ol the First Judicial District but in the State of California within fortj days after the service t u.reof; always exclusive nl the day or B>ryice—or judgment by default wili be taken against you. The said act.on >s brought to recorer of you tin ■um of one thousand five hundred dollars. ($1500) principal nnd interest thereon at the rate of fiv< per cent, per mouth, from September 20th, 1853 until paid, betas the alleged aiiount due o •ertaiti promissory note, eieculed bv y u to plaintiff, of date September 20th, 1853, for $1300, fiayable tour months after date, aud drawing n»id oterest; and also for the foreclosure of a eertaiti mortgage and sale of • he oremi-es iu said mort gage described, in satisfaction of the above demand ; being certain lauds situate in the township of San Gabriel in said county o! Los Angelea,and fully set forth in said complaint, and for cost* o ■uit ; and if you fail to appear and answer ih: aaid complaint as above required, the said plain tiff will cause your default to be entered, and up ply to the Court for the relief prayed lor in his •omplaiitt. Witness the Hon. Benjamin Hayes, Judge of our District Court aforesaid, the 15tb day of June, A. P. 1857. Attest: My hand and tbe seal of said Court [kal.] the day ami year last above written. JOHN W. SHORE, Clerk. Per Wm. H. Shore, Deputy. In tha District Court of lhe lot Judicial District, Stat*: of California, County of Los Au- rlMi William T. B. Sanford.) u. y Edgar Purdy. J Having lead aod considered the affidavit James H. Lander, and it appearing to tny satisfaction therefrom, that the defendant, Edgar Purdy bas departed from, aud resides om of the State ol California, and a cause of action exists against •aid defendant, I, Benjanvti Hayes, Judge of the 1st Judicia District, State of California, do hereby ordi That service in the ahove suit tie made on sa;o defendant, Edgar Purdy, by publication ol th' ■amnion" as lollows: That a copy of the summons in this case and 0' this orde-. be published once a week, for tin- pe riod of three month", in the Los Angeles Star, a weekly newspaper published in ite city ol Los Angeles. And lhat a copy of the summons and complain* in this case, be forthwith deposited in th>- post oflice of Los Angeles city, directed to said defendant at bis place of residence, as stated in lbe a(9 davit of said I. i■ ■ i• ■ ■ i- BKNJAMIM HAYES, District Judge. STATE OF CALIFORNIA, ) County nt Los Angeles. \ I hereby e-rtify (hat the fur' RoTng la B full, true and correct copy of ho order tbla day filed in my office. JOHN W. SHORE, Dist. C.erk. ' Per Wm. H Shoue D-putv. Los Angeles, Jim.1 20. 1 857. 3m LOS IB61LES STAR |ob knitting (gstablislniunt. BTRJNG STREET, alining tht O. S. 1 Tb« pmpnttor nf th* _,o> Adj.*.*. *tar folly itform hi. friend* and the puhli. jtti»rw«i»«Vl »l»rjf rind v»Hi>rr tnasi naal . tfcai he h» of new mated PLAIN AND FANCY Vole oa (he Stite LVbl Office OT Szcritart of State, ) SiCEUMtsro, Calilornia, May 26/1857. ] IDATID F. D0CGLASS, Secretary of State j of tbe State ol California, do hereby certify that the annuxed is a true and correct copy of the original act, now on tile in mv office. Witness my hand and the great seal of State, at my office iu Sacramento, California, the twentv-siuh day of May, A.D. 1857. DAVID F. DOUGLASS, [sial,] Secretary of State. CHAPTER CCXLIV. An Act to provide fur paying certain equitable claims against the State of Calilornia, and to contract a Funded Debt for that purpose. The People of the Stateof California, represented in Senate ond Assembly, do enact as lot- lows : 8KTIOV 1. For tli* purpose of liquidntine. fuelling, nnd paying the claim!" njruinht tht- state of California herein- rii ;.-. „p.-..1 (ii-.l. th. Tivi-imrr of 8late sin. 11 chum; In be prepnre.1 -unable bond., of the Stale of'.alif.'rnia. not to B»m*l the .um (tf three million.- nine hundred thou«Hnd clellt.ni, bearinz interest at the rate of HT«n percent, per annum from the date of their Usub. pavabt* at the Stats Treasurer'* 0JB«f>, on the fir«t day of July, me thousand eitfiit hundred anil seventy seven the interest ner ruing on laid bonds rIihII be due and payable at the oflice of the Treanurer of State, on the first day ot Janu- »rv an<l of .lull-ol each vear: Profiiled, Xl\ t tlie first payment of interest "halt not be made befufe tha first . Iri. v Nl' January. Due thon. and >"..'(, t hundred uml lil'lv nine. .S»i I bond* shall be si^neri by the UoTernor. and counter-signed by the Comptroller, ami endorsed by the Treasur r of State, aud that! have the «eal of tbe State Bxed thereto. Sec. i. Coupons for the interest shall be attached to Lch bund, mi tha they may be removed without injury ■ in lit il turn to the lie ml. Snid cou pons, cons eon t iv . 1 v umbered, abatl be rintSd by tlie Treasurer of State. ^ec. a. It shall be the duty of tlie Treisurer ami Com p- ■nlb-r nf State each tn keep a separate record oT all uch bond* as may be laaaftd, showing the number, date nd amount of each bon \. and to whom tho same was ■Sued, and upon what claim, snd il* amount ; and none of the claims herein specified shall be liquidated or j.aid t in tbe manner herein provided. ,ec 4. The sum of one thousand dollars is hereby ap- prialed out of any .noney iu the Treasury not olher ■e appropriated to pay the expense lhat may be incurred by the Trea-urer in having said bonds prepared but he Comptroller shall not draw his warrant n the Trea- nry for this amount until there is money thereiu to pay- he same. Sec. 6. All persons having any of the claim." againsl • lie State of Culifornin, entitled to be funded an hereinafter specified, sliall upon the presentation of the same ■ea-urerof State, receive in eiclianjje therefor a bond or bonds of the Stateof Cal.fornia. provided for he first section nf this Act ; but no bond shall be is- d for a less sum than rive hundred dollars, HO* for fractional parts of ■ hundred iloHa-n, but the Treasurer Issue certificates »f such Fractional parts not bond* hich said certificates shall be transferable and en titl'd to be funded as before provided. The Treasurer hall endorse, on the back of each laim so received and qotdated, the date on which he received the same, mi from whom, and the number of the bond issued In ..change therefor, and such claim shall be filed in tbe ffice of the Secretary of State. Sec. 6. For the payment witiin twenty years of the itinelnal and interest of the bonds issued under this Act, here shall be levied annually, until the bonds are paid, nd promptly collected in tbe same manner as is or i be provided by law for ordinary State taxes, a tax of tb ents on each one hundred dollars of the assessed vt f real and persona! property in the State, and the fund erived from this tax shall be set apart and appointed xclusi' ely to the payment at the interest on the bond i-rein provided, and the final redemption of the principal of said bonds, and the faith of the State of California hereby pledged for the payment as herein provided of the bunds leaned by virtue of this 4ct, and the interest there- n. and all moneys that may be received by the State ol alifornia (rom tlie Unite.I States Government on account f the Civil Fund, t>o called, are hereby irrevocably pledg- il to the payment of the principal and interest on the bonds issued under this Act. \ wilful refusal or neglect by Supervisors or any other officer to levy or cdlect tin tax imposed by this Act, shall be a misdemeanor, and the person or persons convicted thereof -hall be removed from office and punished bv a line not exceeding one thousam' do liars, or by imprisonment in (lie county■jaii not exceed ing six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment. Sec. 7. Whenever, on the first day of January or July in any year, there remains, after the payment of tlie inter est as hereinbefore provided, a surplus of ten thousand dollars or more, it shall bo the duty of the Treasurer to advertise for the apace of one week, in one daily uewsna per published in r.u^lisli. in tne city of New York, and ("or one month in one daily tiewspa er published in knglish at the Slate Capital, for sealed proposals, to be opened one month after the expiration of such publications by the Treasurer, in presence of ihe Governor or Comptroller, ul lhe State Capital, for the surrender of bonds issued under this Act, whieh advertisement shall state the. sum money he has on hand for the purposeof redemption, and i hoy shall accept the lowest proposals, at rates l.ot. exceeding par value, as may redeem the greatest amount of bonds until the amount of cash on hand for redemption is exhausted ; provided, however. In ease a sufficient amount of snob bond- shall not be offered as aforesaid, to exhaust tbe Kinking fund to a less amount than ten thousand dollars, then it is hereby made the duty o* theTroa- surer to advertise in two newspapers, oue in New York nnd one at the Capital of this State, for three months, wliich advertisement" shall state the amount of the sink ing fund, and the number of bonis numbering them in be order of their issuance, which such fund is se' apart to pay and discharge ; and if such bonds, so numbered in Mich advertisements, sh,.ll not be presented for payment and cancellation within three months from the expiration of such publication, then such fund shall remain in 'he Treasury to discharge such bonds whenever presented— bul tliey shall draw no interest after such publication as last aforesaid. Sec. 8- The Treasurer of State shall keep full and particular account and record of alibis proceedings under this Act. and of the b nds redeemed and surrendered, and he shall transmit tothe Governor an abstract oi all his proceedings under this Act. with his annual reDort, to be by tlie Governor laid before the Legislature ; and ah books and papers pertaining to the matters provided for in this Act. shall at all times be open to the inspection of any ,iarty interested, or the Governor, or the Alt rney Geuer- n 1. (id cu-imr.U-e of either 1)ranch of the Legislature, or a join committee of both. Sec. 9. It shall be the duty of the Treasurer tn pay the interest on said bonds when the same falls due, out of said interest fund, if sufficient, and if said fund be not -ufficient. then to pav the H-ficiencv out of tlie General l-'und ; Provided, tbatthe Comptroller -if State shall first draff his warrant on ihe Treasurer, payable to the order of said Treasurer for the amount of interest money about to become due, which Said interest warrant sliall be drawn at least one month previous to the maturing of the interest. Sec. 10. It shall be the duty of the Governor and Comptroller to attend, at least once a month, at the Treasurer's oflice. while said bonds are being issued, tn examine all claims received by the Treasurer as aforesaid, and cause the same to be registered and cancelled in such manner as to prevent them from b&itg re-issued or put in cir- culatioi . .-ec. 11. The following are specified as the claims which are entitled to be received and funded tinder this Act: 1'irst, Civil bonds of the State issued under the funding Acts passed tn the years 1851, 1852, 1S53, 1855, and 1856, which are now outstanding, with interest du on the •ame when presented, as appears by the coupons. Second, Comptroller's warrants drawn under sanction of law, foi civil expenses p ior to January Is'. A. 1). 185", and now outstanding and unpaid, bu' the provisions of this Act -hall not authorize the funding ot any of those warrants, the registration and endorsement of which were cancelled or required to be cam-elled by the provisions of '■ An Act to cancel the registration und endorsement of certain warrants, and prohibiting the payment of the same " ap proved January :;oth. A. fl. 1856. or war ants wbich have b(«* sp'cilic;:ily adjudged Illegal by any Court, and all said warrants specified in the last-mentii ned Act, are hereby expressly excluded from all tbe benefits at.d provisions of this Act, Third. Just or legal chums against t..e State accrued prior to January 1st, 1857. and which may be allowed and audited by Act of the Legislature. And if the Treasurer ofState shall wilfnlly issue bonds upon claims not herein specified as receivable, it sliall be deemed a misdemeanor, and he shall be pu,.ished as provided in sec ion fi of tbi. Act. and such bond shall be void. . Sec. Ifi. The claims specified in this Act may be received for *\indtng. and bonds therefor may be issued prior tothe Dret day of January, 1859, but not afterwards: and all rlaims not presented for funding prior to that time, are xcluded from the provisions of this Act, and such 'dank bonds prepared under the provisions of this Act, as shall hen remain on hand, shall be destroyed fa the presence of the Governor. Comptroller and Treasurer. Pec 13 Thi^ Act shall take effect on he first da/ of lovember.A. f>. 1857. as to allits provisions exceptthosi ■via:. in;' in. r.iu! ner. vs.-iry for, i's submission t'i t h.. j,..,-, ]il". iiiid for ri'turiiin^. canvassing and procla mi_i|; the voles—which-.hall take effect, immediately. Sm'. 14 This Act shall be submitted to the peiple of 'lie State for their ratification, at the next general elec .ion to be holden on the first Wednesday of ScptOmt-iei- A. D. 1857. and the qualified electors of this -tate, shall it su id election on their ballots for State officers, vote foi or agaimtl this Act : those voting for the same, shall wri enrhave printed on their billots, the words ■-Pay the Debt;" and thnse votin? against the arae, shall mnte or have printed on their b&llo'.s, the worda "Repudiate the Debt." Pec. 15. The vetes Ca«t for and against this Act, shall be counted returned and canvassed, and declared m the ssme manner »nd subject to the same rules as votes cast for the Treasurer of State, and If it appear that a m ijor- ity of all lbe votes so cast for or sgainst this law. a* aforesaid »rein favor of this Act, then the same shall hare effect *s hereinbefore provided, and shall £e irrepealable until the principle and interest of the liabilities herein created hall be pad and discharged and the Giver nor shall make proclamation thereof : but if a majority of the vme- so cast are against tbisAct. then tbe same shall become void. Sec. 1« It shall be the duty of the Peeretary of State to have * hi' A-1 published in one newspaprr in eacrh Judicial Disc 'ct of this State if one be published therein, for three mon'hs n"it precedinc the general etectinn tobe holden u on lhe first Weflne^dav of September next ; for which publication nn ereater allowance shall be made th n the rates allowed bv *aw to tiie State Piinti ■ MM "111 ftJliHWljIilTi .San Jfrtffiisfl) ^tottsnunUs. To Parties Claiming Payment from tlie United State for loM ami (Uxti-uctltn uf Property Owing tbe War with Mexico. PARTIES desirous of having their Claim? pros- ecu ted by the undersigned befoiv the Court of Claims at Washington, cau receive all the necessary information oa the subject, and have their Claim? promptly prosecuted on application to O. MuUGAN, Lofi Auyeles. aug t J- D. STEVENSON, San Francisco. Southern Dispatch Line i4( SAN PEDRO PACKETS, ^Yn™ TOUCHING AT SANTA BARBARA, mills LINE iscoinposed of the tavorite clipper JL nchooners LAURA BEVAN. Captain F. Morton ; JULIUS PRINGLE. J. S.Garcia; S. D. BAILEY. N. H ller ; ARNO, Wm. Hughes. Which will run regular hereafter as abovo, taking freight and passengers on the most favorable terms, to which every care and at tentiou will be id. Arrangements are in pr^grcps by which a re_ru- r Weekly line of Schooner* will be established, sailing from San Fraucisco, without fail, every Saturday. For further particulars npply to any of the principal merchants at Los Angeles. Sun Pedro, or Saata Barbara. N. PIERCE, Proprietor of the Line, at San Francieco. Office—Corner of Market and East streets, lower building, (up stairs.) where goods will be receipt ed for and forwarded tr -e of storage and drayage a n t.16 107 Ojl*^>" street, OFFER FOR SALE Alcohol; Castor Oil ; Tartaric Acid ; Blue Vitriol ; Fresh Hops ; Camphor ; Cnaiii of Tartar; Sal Soda ; Neidlitz Powders; Boras ; Strychnine; Flavoring Extracts ; Shaker's HerBsj Bpsotil Salts ; Sup. Carb. of Soda, Bay Rnm. Mustang Liniment, Alum. Br stol Brick Saltpetre, Irish Moss, Canary Seed, Jamaica Ginger, G"'o Arubic, limizo, Calabtia Licorice, Sassafras Bark, Townsend's Sarsaparilla, Siind's Sarsaparilla, Cooper's Isinglass, Yellow Wax, Copperas, Ajlda full nml complete nssnrlmr.iit.of desirable DRUGS AND MEDICINES. R. & OO. respectfully si licit orders trom tl cotintty. and will guarantee satisfaction, in evei particular, to tiio^e who favor them with their en torn. »p25 3 L. SCOTT & COS BKPRIXT OF 'HIE British Periodicals AM) THE GHEAT REDUCTION L\ THE PRICE OK THE LATTER PUBLICATION. 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Uni and to Canada (post-paid), $6. t&-This vaorki 1 Book of tlie Farm.." yica t\e old Remittaoee-s for any of the above nubHcations should always be addressed, post paid, to the publishers, LEONARD SCOTT & CO W«. 81 Softl Stee**, Keiv Te/fc Post Oliicts and PoKl Masters In t allfumia. Agua Frio.... Mariposa county B P Whitney Alamo Contra Costa J M Jones Antioeh..., do U Brown Alvarado Alameda A M Church Alameda Qo A J Earlier Angels Calaveras J 0 Scribner Auburn Placer K (iorduu Alpha Nevada A J Alston American Ranch Shasta T A Freeman Alviso SantaClara A Rathbone Ashland Butte Elijah Lott Aqueduct (StJ Amador 11 S Butler liulnioHt San Francisco rf J Ellet Brush Crees .Butte 1) G Martin Bidwell's Bar do !' W Worstrum Benicia Solano T T Hooper Bottle lliil ElDorado S M Jamison Big Bar Trinity Wm Coddtngton Big Oak Flat Tuolumne JW Butler Bond ville Mariposa Stephen Bund. 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Love nLT s Kr rv Mn JoiKMiin I Lovcinjr Lifle York....Nevada.... ...W W Cogens Moun a iii \ i'.'.v .. .Santa Clara J Sh urn way McCa ■tvsville do I«vi Millard Mavl eld ' do J Ottison Milp as do Fred Orrin-l.tnn Missi ui .-an J.i'C Alameda J J Vallejo Moui r I.Barron Mic;>h:h u III ui: do — Wasdicim P W Kevser Max url's Creek Mariposa G W Coulter Mari in sa do J F Me Samara Mou t Ophir do J H Miller Mille ■Ion do H Carroll Marl ne.,... .Contra Costa, HFogg Moke u1nneHill....Calave as ,.H S Anhiser hv's do A P Stevens MCF rmott's Bridge do WFMcDermott Mill 'alley do E S Osburn M'o 'B Ranch.. ..Colusa.. Geo Eastman Mon nevijle do J H Weston Morn on 1 .-rim nil Su cr? men to 1 \\ IVttiiisnn lliuhi^an Bar do B L Wayne Monterey ... .Monterey Mou eauma....Tuolumne. W F Norton Mon e Los Angeles . ..Ira Thompson Min, rsville Trinity.... . ..J Bales Mid.lleiown Shasta.... ...C Jl McKiunelly State Governmeut, J, NEELY JOHNSON, Goveraor. Robert M. Anderson, Lieutenant Governor D. W. Douglass, Secretary of State. Geo. H. Whitman, Controller. JamewL. Englisb, Treasurer. John H. BrewBler, Surveyor General. Wm. T. Wallace, Attorney General. A. J. Moulder, Superintendent oi Public In. truction. W. C. Kibbe, Quartermaster General. Junes Allen. State Printer. Wm. Bausman, Private Secretary to the GoTer- Na pa ... .Napa KB Eaton Nevada Nevada W H Endicatt Nicolaus....Sutter J C Dickey Navatn... .Marin II F Jones North Branch.. ..Calaveras.. Edivin T Lake El Dorado.. Nealsburfc I'lacer Natliidad....Monterey,.. Nelson's Creek Sierra.. Ouseley's Bar.... Yuba... Or-ffou House ,JW Smith . A C Neal James Stokes JCLewia . ..F Bridge Peter Bice s Ferry Stanislaus John 0'Neil Dni-ho.... Sacramento C F Howell Opbirvtfle Plaeer Daniel B Curtis Oro City do G White Oroville Butte .. ..D C Downer Oakland....Alameda. T Gallagher O'titiewa... .Siskiyou G H Coo Pleasant Valley Mariposa A Shearer Pea Vine.. ..Butte D Whipple Park's Bar....Yuha Geo Wiser Pilot Hill. ..ElDorado A T Bailey Plicervillo do A M Thatcher Petaluma . ..Sonoma W R Swinerton Pleasant Springs ...Calaveras EH IJoerclinui United States District Courts. For the Aorthern District of Cu/ifornia. — Or- den Hoftman, Jr.,judge ; John A. Monror, clerk ■ Jas. Y. McDuffie, miirshai. Regular terras, tnl Monday in June and December of each year. Special terms at the option of the judge. For the Southern District of Calif ornia,—I, g, K. Ogier. judge ; C. Sims, clerk ; E. Hunter, n.arl hai. Regular terms, first Monday in June at M. nterey ; first Monday in December at Los Aq. gelee. Special terms at the option oftbe judge, United States Circuit Court. For the District of California.— M. H. McAlia. ter.judge ; Geo. Penn Johnson, clerk. Regular term, first Monday in July of each year. Special terms at any time after thirty days notice. Supreme Court. Solomon IleydeiifeUlt, Chief Justice ; Davids. Terry, Hugh S. Murray, Justices. Regular terms o! the Supreme Court commences on the first Mon- days ol January, April, July, and October. DISTRICT JUDGES. 1st, Benjamin Hayes ; 2d, Joaquin Carrillo ; 3d, Craven f; Het-W ; 4th, John S. Hagar; 5tb.Cbas- M. Creanor; fith,Alonzo S. Mons m J 7th, E. W. McKinstry; 8th, J. M. Peters; 9 th, W. P. Dan. gerfleld; 10th, William T.Barbour; llth, Jobn M Howell ; 12th, Edward Norton ; lath, E.Burke : 14th. Niles Searles ; 15th. J. S. Pitzer. TERMS OF COURT. The First District Court holds Ub terms in Los Afigel^s on the third Mondays ol March, July anrj Noven. ber; in A'an Diego, the third Mondays in Api il, August and December ; in Pan Bernardino the third Mondays of February, May and October United States Land Office for the Southern District oj California; Augustin Olvera, Receiver ; Walter H.Harvey, Register. Customs Department—(San Pedro). Collector—C. E. Carr ; Deputy —J. F. Stephens Postmasters : J. S. Waite, Los Angeles. G. C. Alexander, San Pedro. Thomas Burditk, San Gabriel. Ira Thompson, Mo&te. First Judicial District, comprising the counties of Los Angeles, San Bernardiuo and San Diego. First District Court.—Judge—Benj. Hayes. COUNTY OFFICERS. County Court—Wm. G. Dryden, Judge, Sheriff—Elijah Bettis; Under Sherifl—Wm. H. Pelerscn. County Treasurer—H. N. Alexander. County Assessor—Autonio F. Coronel; Deputy —J. H. Cclemau. County Surveyor—H. Hancock. Public Administrator—M. Keller. Superintendent of Public Schools—John TV. Shore, county clerk, ex officio. District Attorney—C. E. Thom. Coroner—A. Cook. County Glerk—John W. Shore; Deputy—J. A. Hinchinan. Jailer—Francis Carpenter.' Board of Supervisors—W. M. Stockton, Tomas A. Sanchez, R. C. Fryer, Stephen C. Foster, Felix Bachman. TOTJNSBIF OFFICERS Los Angeles—Justices of tbe Peace—Russell Sackett, J. S. Mallard. Constables—Wm. H. Peterson, B.B. Barker. CITY OFFICERS. Mayor—John G. Nichols. City Marshal—W. C. Getman ; Deputy—E.M. Smith. City Treasurer—II. N. Alexander. City Attorney—C. E. Thom. City Assessor—Bunj. S. Eaton. City Council—Antonio F. Coronel, Jnan Barr£, John Frohling, Hiram McLaughlin, A. Ulyard, George Carson, Joseph Mullaly. SAN BERNARDr'O COUNTY. County Judge—D. M. Thomas. County Treasurer— Samuel Rolfe. County Assessor— James Henry Rollins. County Surveyor—Alvtn Stoddard. Public Administrator—Addison Pratt. Superintendent Pub ic Schools—H. Skinner. District Attorney—Ellis Eames. Coroner—Wm. Cox. County Clerk—R. R. Hopkins. Sheriff— Eobtrt Clift. Supervisors—L. Roubideaux, N. Taylor, Win* Cox. i.. ..Nevada., Plum Valley Sierra.. Pine Grove.. .. Amador,... QuarUhrirj; . .. Mtiviposa.. ymtic.v.... Plumas ] Rough and Rtitdy,.. .Neva< Round Tent do R"d Dog do Rod Blaffe., ..Shasta Riibbit Ore'k.. ..Sierra ... Rattlesnake Bar ...Plaeer. Ranald B River.. .. Mendocin. Soliasiopol Napa DM Johuntoi San Francisco San Francisco C L Weller do G Thatcher. ..Sacramento Ferris Foreman D Hastings .. Si^iiivou James Cregein ..J B Hill P Breen i PTurney F R Bocker . ,.R T Arnett E.I Slate J C Green ..S Bradway ...Mr. Lester TbomnK Wood . H G Heald Steinberg's Sacramento.. , Sutter Sco t'sE Salinas . ..Monterey.. Sao Jual San Djetro.. ..San Dingo George I.yon San l,viisObis(io., ..Sau Luis Obispo A Murray . .?anta Clara Santa Clara Santa Cruz . ..Santa Cms. San Lorenjo.. ..Alisineda.. San Leandro do San 1'edro.. ..LosAngeles., Pan Gabriel do San Rafael.. ..Marin Santa Rosa... Sonoma.... Smith's Ranch do San Ramon....Contra Costa.. San Pablo do Salmon Falls.... El Dorado..., Spanish Flat Fautn Bai-bnr? H D MrCobb E Anthony J Wood WVan Wagner G Alexander T Burdick S.I Ski.lmore ...FC Halimann Mr Milh-r N M Hedges ,.W Russell A B Bates ...I Downer 'to J Glasi-man , ,,Santa Barbara G R Fisher lemardino.. ..San Bernardino ...DNThomas Shasta.. ..Shasta J Lemon Shaw's Flat Tuolumne J Roberts Sonora do G W Patrick Staples Ranch San Joaquin D J Staples Stockton do P E Conner Sutler Ooek Amador T> Grand ill Samhville do R Robinson Killing's Rancr....Mariposa H Schroeder Suisun,. ..Soiaro W S Kyle San Andreas Calaveras C I, Sweet St Louis. ...S-eira WPWilllams Secret Ravin ..Placer...... ..J Hart nplitRock.. Merced J A Bugg Strawberry V ley.. ..Tuba J A Barnhart Tflhama—Colusa 0 Gervv Trinidad Klamath F CDarling Trini-y.. .Trinity C Lee Uniontown.... Humboldt AH Murdoch Volcano Amador H T Barnum V«He.io....Solano JB FHsMa Vill-cUo ...Cutawai GM Murray Visalia ...Tulsre J P Ma.om tVoodville Butte S Alvard Woav»rvillA Trinity J Barry Writ-!onville....paf,tB'nruB L thrift W-+ Point.....Calavaras A Walbautn * f,-y Creek....Shasta p Mis We=te Tank** .Tim's ..P! Tuba Citv.. ..Tuba ToIo....T"lo Yrftt S*AJywn. ..A H White icer NT Flenck T, Badolett .JHHotton Jfrfea Jflatell Tlie Law of Newspapers. 1. Subscribers who do not give express notice o the contrary, are considered as wishing to continue their subscription. 2. If subscribers order their papers dit-centinued. Publishers may continue to send them until all charges are paid. 3. If subscribers neglect or refuse to take their papers from the office or place to which tht y are sent, tliey are held responsible until they settle fchejr account, and give notice to discontinue tbem. 4. Il subscribers remove to other places without informing the Publishers, and the paper is sent to the former direction, they are held responsible. 5. The Courts have decider that refusing to take a paper or periodical from the oflice, oi removing and leaving it uncalled Toy,\bprima facia ev.dence of intentional fraud. Postmasters would oblige, by a strict fulfillment ofthe regulations requiring them to notify Publishers, ouce in three months, of papers not taken from their office br subscribers. Distances. Thefollowing table oi distances was measured with a viameter, by Capt. Warner, ofthe IT S. Topographical Engineers, in the summei of 1848 :— From San Francisco to Mission Dolores. .21 miles. " " Sanchez Ranch 17 " " San Mateo 21 " " SantaClara 48 " " San Jose , 61 " " Mutphy's 70 " " San Juan 94 " " Salinasriver 213 " , Monterey 125 " " Mission Soledad.... ,166 " " Ojitos 266 " " San Miguel 237 " " Brakes' Ranch 258 ,; " Santa Margarita... 265 " " San Luis Obispo... .276 " " Capt. Dana's 299 " " Los Alamos 321 " " Santa Inez 340 " " Gaviotfl Pass 352 " " Arroyo Honde 359 " '.' Dos Pueblos 370 " " Santa Barbara 387 " " Cnrpentiria.... 398 " " Rincon 402 " " Bu naventura 415 u " Santa Clara river.. . .421 " " Canega 475 " " Los Angeles 435 " " Los Coyotes, 504 M ,; Santa Ana 515 " " Jt;an Avila'e 535 " " San Juan Capistrano.542 " " LosFloroe 5fi2 " " San Luis Key 673 " " Saa Piago 632_i VOL. VII. LOS ANGELES, CAL., SATURDAY, JULY 18, 1857. NO. 10. — £os Angeles Star: PDBUOffBD KVEKV SATLTROAY MORSIXG, At No. 1, Pico Buildings, Spr.ng Street, adjoining the U. S. Land Office, L is Augeles, BY H. HAMILTON. ^uisinrss Carts. TERMS: Subscription, per annum, in advance. .$5 00 For Six Months 3 00 For Three Months 2 00 Single Number 0 25 AnvERTlSEMBSTsinserte at TwoDollar» per square of ten lines, for the first .insertion ; uud One Dollar per square for each subsequent insertion. A liberal deduction made to Yearly Advertisers. Aobvts.—The f'i)l towing g Mitleiuen are author vsed Agents tor the Star : San Fram-isco. Bubns it BCROiOK, Peat Office, San Gabriel. Whi-ii.ku k K.isu ....Santa Harbara. JouusD. A. Tiiom>b... San Utrna'-din'i. C. E. THOM. C- SIMS. THOM & SIMS, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, OFFICE—ON M.1IN STREET, (Oppmit* Ure Bel Ci Jolm "W\ Shore COUNTY CLF.UK. Pre* pnj-»l>]ir liivni-lnbty In advnnre. LAZARD Si WOLFSKILL, mfOUTKB, And Wholesale and Retail Dealer in French, I nglisli and American Dry Goods. Comer of M.-llus Row Lou AiikpIpb. ■ an(.9 BELLA UNION HOTEL Main Street, LOS ANGELES. TLASHNER & BREMERMANN, PROPRIETORS. MTHIS HOTI'^L, so loofi known us the best iu vSoutbern Crfifernia, having passed into Ibe bands of tbe present Proprietors, lias ■been thoroughly refitted, and ma.ij additions made to its accommodations Strangers *tnd g ■ntb'mf'n wilb their families, will fi.-id thin an agv^ii.le home, at all rJnrea. The t'.iM" will ^ fltrppKefli »s heretofoVe, with all thfl d -dicuffb^ of tbe market '"-- Cairlage anl Blacksmith Shop By JOHN GOLLKR. LOS ANGELES STREET, .VEAR 1'UJS t'OVi UK CUMMhliCUL I l£ iiibsoribei respectfully in- ,'irin-- tlie public generally that villteepcunstantly on hand, d will naiiafacture lo order, Coaches, Bugles, VVagoas, Carts &c. BACHM^Pst & CO., ID i^Ki'AiL DBAIJtBfl IN NjiitvYs, Clt>tl)li>|(. Hard QMe*. ~iVnol, i8M.. &c. etcoiid'h'oase Irom CutiiUH'r- WHALKSALU J U;ocril<s, AVIius, ware, Produtt- Lo8 Ani;Rles stree cial street, rnlS AUG. W. TIMMS. Forwiirding ami t'ommissisn Wirclianl, San Pedro and Los Akq4iM8.CaL., nn7 H KI'.AO, A-gen*, T'.os Angeles. R. E. RAIMi'ND.A''o. His E>oM stre/t, Agert* at San Francisco. GAMBRINUS BREWERY. THE b.'St ALE and lii-.ER mauufecmr-rl, and*!*' wayson hand. Deliverefd to city customira with, ut extra charge. C;o«pi ling nii<t Kipnirliig at BnrrclH, &c. &«;■ Au itssortmi'nt of Barrels always on bund. K. MESSER, Pr. prietor. »n ri iieal md Torn aa. for (lie 'A liu" <tock i Flank wl i*els. He a hand antf i White Oitk aDd Hickory tant.ly on band a large va- -„ iorWteii, felloes. .Sliafte. Nack Yokes, lonblemd nnTletreeB llorse Shoein? and Blacksmithing in .Hits iranoub J ranches, executed witli ^r.imptneh.- ami plUatfth. r'trticularrtttention willbesjiven tothe niaiui facture md repair of 'LOWS, tf\KRQW8. and other l'"arm in« fjn.etisils. Ad has au extensile issnrtmmn off ronax •Ur3tarin?8, loltfl, IMow and Spring noft. and other mate. rikl .ertalnin?tot.heh.i-iiiie«R.t.ooiumerouj. tn oention. Also, 23 Tons of BUcknniths' Coal. With none out the D4s\ of workmen ip hit employ h« ffeelsssonndeatthathe can give entire ,atisfacti(.i tn hi. IOHN ftOLT.Efl Wlioleaale :nu! Retail. NEW BOOKS, STATIONERY, &c, HKLLMAX & BRO., BEG to inform tim [whlic tbat, having removed to their new store. Los Allele street, wtu're they have increased facilities For business, they have now on hands the Inchest and best selection of goods iu tl:eir liue tyet belore offered in Los Angelep, eomprlaiog— BOOk'S—English Sr Spanish, embracing every Department of LUeuiture. STATlOArEli)', of even/ description. Playing Card-. SEGAHS, Tobacco, and Matches. FANCY GOODS-a choice and extensive sa sort ment. CUTLEBT- of all hinds. RIBBONS. Combs. Si-wing Silk, Perfumcy. Ti-ys. Candy. &-c Sfc. All ol which will be disposed of on the lowest terms, lor cash. HELMANN ft BUG., Melius Row. Ert t side Los Angeles street. August 9 h. 1856. Tlie Kxile of ( loiidlaud. BY CHAItl.KS MACKAT. When 1 was a dweller in Clnudland I dwell in a rich and a pr<>u-l laud J I was lord of the clime, 1 was kioj. of lhe t me ; And the sun and ine shower, The leaf aud lhe flower. All came to my bidding iu Cloudland. I was monarch supreme in my Cloudland; 1 was in»sl' r of late iu that proud land ; I would not eniluie That a grief without cure, A love that con11 end. Oi a false hearted frit nd, Should dwell for uu instant in Cloudland. My Cloudland my beanttfu' Cloudland, I made there a gn at and u proud laud ;■ With skies ever bright, And with he;.rls ever light-, Neither poitow or sin Found a hnrbur within. And love was the law of inj Cloudland. But, alas for myself" aud my proud bind T There came reviliifinn iu Oloud'and ; My people, Untrue, Broke my -Cepire in two, And false to their vow, Took ih<' crown from my hrnw And banished me far fiom my Cioudland. Mv Clnudland, my beau'ilul GlidMland, How happy wan 1 in thut proud landl All lhe wisd tn I'v won, Sine* my realm was undone. I- but poor tu ri pay What I lout in the day Wheu I lurn'd my last l-ok upon Clnudland. O. ye thoughts nnd ye feelings oft'loudland ! Ye died when Iqu tted that proud land! I wander d'eciown'd. On a bare ehl.y ground ; An exile forlorn. Weary, weary nnd worn, Never more to r v sit my Cloudland. BLACKSMITH CAEEIAGE SHOP, By h. Mclaughlin & bro., LOS AXtiKI.ES STRUCT, Opposike Melius' Building. TTTTB take the present opporrunity to infomi tlie VV publie, that we are prepared to (io all kinds of Work pertaining to our business in a manner that cannot be surpassed in thia city, aud at as reasonable rates as the high prices of stock will justify. Wc are now building some of tile best WAGONS that ever have been built in the Southern country. C3S~0M eastings bought at Jl per hundred pounds. f_bi4 H. Mclaughlin & BRO. KTotio©. ALL persona are hereby cautioned against buy- 'tatr or otherwise trading &'r uuveoted horses, or cattle of our brands ; , r tliey will be prosecuted to the extent of the law. . AXDRBASDOMINUUrcZ. aep20-tf JE=iU3 Ma.COT I de DOMINGUEZ. ATWILL &, CO" J72 Washington Street, San Francisco, SHEET, CARD, and BOOK MIMC, And other Musical Instruments. STRING -l and Reeds, fur Violins. Guitars. Clarionets. &c &c Also, a large wholesale stock of FANCY GOODS AND TOYS, Billiard Balls, Wax and Oue Leathers, Flaj nations, Boxing Gloves, kc. kc. Together kinds of "Yankee Notions.1' useful or amusing. Goods packed with great care and forwarded with promptness. All orders should mention by what boat or hx- Hjdu are required to be sent. ofall with all press company thi apll ATWILL & CO. 172 Washington st, NEW STORE. LEWIS JACOB.S heps to inform \\E friends nnd the public of SAN BERNARDINO, that he has Ite-commenced Business, in the NEW BRICK BUILDING; opposite the Office of the County Clerk, where be now oilers for their inspection an entirely NEW STOCK OF GOODS. Dry Goods and Groceries—on the very lowest terms. Am -Tan. 1st, 1S57. SAN BERNARDINO. MR. FRA^K L. WETI'ERGRKN, of Kan Bernardino, bas been appointed agent in S'an Bernardino city, for the Commission and Forwarding House of \. W. Timms. He is authorized to collect money and transact all business for the house. A. W. TIMMS. Los Angeles and San Pedro Los Angeles, April It. 857. PAPBfc HANGINGS jast Received, pjr late Arrivals, FRANK° BAKER, 110 and 112 Clay street, San Francisco 6U00 rolls Krenoll and American Borders ; 300 pieces Tapestry Velvet Carpet; 625 pieces Tapestry Brussels carpet; 230 pieces three-ply cai pet; 300 pieces superfine ingrain carpet; 350 piece? extra fine ingrain carpets ; 200 pieces cotton and wo.d carpets ; 125 pieces stair carpets, assorted; 2T5 pieces Bay Sute druggets; g'lO pieces oil cloth, assorted ; 125 pieces silk damask and brocatelle ; 300 pieces cotton and worsted damask ; 4000 pair window shades; 375 pair lace curtains; 750 pair muslin curtains ; 8000 cornices and curtains; 325 dozen mats, assorted. Stair Rods, Tahle Covers, Gimps Fringes, tte. Wto,-U ""'Vr'vnkSW, HO unrl il nUTKUMt. Order, from the country filled with rare »^i" patch. rni' Established in 1849. ONE OF OUR FIRM is at present travelling in Europe, wliere be is collecting and forwarding to us hy every steamer, the most pplet did stock of Wmill'S AM) JEWELRY ever imported into thisrilate. Our Watches cannot be surpaserd for substantiality and lime-keep ing. Our Jewelry i^ selected with tbe grcaieet care, and none but the most tasteful goods made of tiie finest gold are allowed to leave onr estab lishment. Qnartz Je-^relry We manufacture on the premises. We are the inventors ot tbe art, and keep ahead of all com- P'tltWATCH REPAIRING is done bv the best workmen, under our own inspection."and warranted for one year. Watches for repai' sent to us by Express are attended to promptly. BARRETT & SHERWOOD, lrv> Montgomery treet, between Clay end Omm'rcial streets. jj26 if SAN FRANCISCO. L. P. PISH KR'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, Sin Fnnci«co, Office Iron Bniidinj, corner of Montgomery and Washington streets. i&B'JT FOR TKE IrOS ASWliiSS STAB. JONAS G.OUM&CO'S FURNITURE US w„«l.ii.K">" »"« «, S«" fW! elifoj J.MJIU and 5tfr«'».'l. Street, li iwn" J »nrt It Streets, S.'ici'i.meuto, Importers, Manufacturers, WHOLESALE AAD ItETAlL DE.iLERS In ,ve,y dtscrlplitn of FURNITURE AMD In StUire (lie Inrjjcm <t moil eopspteta eaa&rt- f i-l li nn I bt-nutifill FUUMTtiRI", t.ver offered in this State, consisting in part of— FINE HOSEWOOD. WALA-UT AAD Mahogany Pm'lor and Chamber sets. <Hir4!* opTOMAA*. LOUNGES AAA) 'Easy Chairs; Bureaus. Whai-Nots, Mirrors of all OFFlCB AND KUCHEA" FUILNITURE in great variety. - ■ -*4T We are now manufacturing from our Native Wood*, al*o from Walnut and Rosewood, most of our finest Furniture, and can produce an article superior forstretigth, durability and beauty, lo anything imported from the Kast. w. We have constantly on hand, ant! are in re- .'nl.r ' ceipt. of full and complete invoices of Goods, adapted to lhe Interior and Coast trade. (PS-Tii Wl...l.si>l. D' »'• rsw. would «»j;. your nrdem will receive, as formerly, our careful and prompt attention. ap25 2 JONAS G. CLARE h CO. Summary of Atlantic News. The Pucific mail steamer Sonora,arrived at San Francisco, br nging 6t>4 fSSTetrgPW, Unltod sUHi oJHcm le.lBtca In Ohio. An al tempt was made to arrest a fu^iUTe slave iu Ohio the last of May, wh ch has resulted in a severe coufl cl between the F.clifial and S'tt'e <dl\ cers, the end. cons'queiice and result of whi,h aniiot at present be determined. The U. ft. D p uty Marshitl, with e even awsistau's. left ChicuihB' ti for M'ChanVburg, Champaign counly. ■ hveo miles fr m Urhana. having w.th them a warrant ued by Commissi'.ner N- wall, tor the arn-st of Charles- and Edward'- Taylor, brothers. Rus.tdl ITyde and iT;ra;H Guio id^e. Who. says tbe war rant, dirt, on Ihe 21-1 day of August, 1856. hat hot and conceal one Add Wh te a person owing ser vice and labor to Dauie. G. While, of Fleming* Inirti, Ky.. who had previous to said date escape.! Into the Stale ot Ohio, and was ihen a fuailW* inni such service and labor, so as tn prevent the fl fcovery and air.-st ol thv eaid Adil While. On the 27 th M;.y the Deputy Marshal left Urhana wth his posse, in hired carnages and in M< chanics- burg aid the neighborhood, iDCQBtdod in arrest ing the fi.ur accund individuals. Whilu tlie ar rests were in prcgress. the most intense ixeile- ment wascreaied in the vicinity, writs ol habeas corpus, warrants, etc, were got out, hut of no avail, until a warrent was serv. d in J-imectown. wliere a warm aliercaiion i i.mmI. The Sheriff and his rm-n were asaisled by an excited crowd ot two or three hundred persons. R lies and pialols were displayed. The Marshal and bis men drew their weapons, and several shots were fired. The eonfi;ct was sharp ami slobborn, but sup nor numbers prvailed. and the Deputy Marshal, with his posse were made prisoners and taken to Springfield. The prisoners charged with assaul' with i lent to kill were examined at Spring!!- Id and placed in jail, while their prisoturs were set at liberty. The Administration have decided in sending a formidable body of troops to Utah. Orders have been issued for the dispatch to that poi I ot the Hecoud regiment of dragoons, Ihe fifth and tenth regiments oi infantry, aod Capt. Plielp-' battery of light artillery, numbering in all some 2,000 en, under the command of Gen. Harney. The sessions of the American National Council commenced at Lcuisville on Tuesday, June 2d. A proposition to re-construct the party throughout e Union was adi pled, The Pennsylvania American State Council, on Wednesday, June 3d. nominated Isaac Hr.ziehurst, of Philadelphia, for Governor; Jacob Broom, of Philadelphia, and Jasper E. Brady, of Allegheny, lor JudgeB of the Supreme Court ; and Mi. Lino- man, uf Beik«, for Canal Commissioner. California Bond? were quoted in New 'York : 7's. 1870, 64£ ; do. 1875. 63c. The Federal capital lias been the scene of me of the most disgraceful riots which has ever occurred on thie continent. While tht) municipal election was progressing on the It n t., a band of rioters, Irom Baltimore, made a terrible attack upon the democratic voters, with pistols, buwie knives, ic, driving them from the polls and dispersing the commissioners. The row commenced iu the first pr< ciuct of the Fourth Ward. Those making the disturbance belonged, it is said, to the know nothings, aud were organized under the respective names ol 'Ping Ugliee," "Eip Sap*," and " Chunkers.'' The Presid nt ordered out the Marines, wbo fired upon the rioters. Some five or six were killed, and sixteen or seventeen wounded. The election resulied favorably to the democrats. Tbe Virginia elections resulted in a general kmocralio mccess. Gov. Gardner, ol MassachuMts, decline* to r - move Judge Luraig. Lord Napier has official!* dented the report of ihi- cssiou Brtian. Gen. Houston h»s declared hima If a candidate tor G>'V. inor of Tex.is. Mrs. GLneral Scott is lying dangerously ill Paris. The town of Taunton b lout W. R. C. IVelM.T, m, b. hi.!t' of Cnstii Rica and N caragns, and C. K CralTlft D, on the part of Garrison & Morgan, h ive pi op sed to Ihe government and to Lord Napier some plan or arrangement, louchiug the confiding interests of tie transit company, and indirectly invok;ng the set- tb-metit ol the C-ntral American question. The plHU 8 well thought! of by the administration. The gov. rnment will rrceivt any representative the power now existing iu Nicaragua may accredit to Washington. Private advices ta'a*e been r?ceived herefrom L"C*nnplon, Kansan: Gov. Rolar* J. Walker wa-. met by a boge body ol cii'zeus of Kansas with a band o" itiuHC and colors Hying, auiJ rscnted to tl>e city. His recpliou waB veij BOthotlwtia, arl wilhout distinction of parly. He mad^ a shod address, »ud lulled hia lellow-cil zens with sentiments ol the most cordial and havmonioi^ teeliii)_s, wlncn weie riceivtd with applause and the most I'riemlly demonsiiniioiir-.- Iri Nw Orlearis. the eleclion flir Controller Recmd r, a d members of Ihe common council look place on lhe I-t, when the whole know noth ing ticket wa« elected, thert*being no oppnsition, the democrats not having made any nominations- The vote polled was less than two thousand. The U S. Senate, within a few weeks, has lost three ot itn members—Stephen Admn". of MisBis' sippi ; Hon. A. P Butler, of South Carolina, and Jmnes Bell, of N w Hampshire. Tho two last died on the saute'd;iy, Pari y P. Pralt, f rmerly Mormen Missionary in Sau Piaiicitco, was shol dead in Va i Buren, Ark., by H, H. McLean, whose wife he seduced in gau Franc WO. The steamship Lotiisiatia. a few miles from Galveston, May 31-t, was wrecked and fitiy lives lost' A Russian war-ship of 4000 tmis, 320 feet long, and 52 feet in brer dth of la-am, is lo be omstruct- .•d by W-n. H. Webb, of New York. She is to be a screw steamer, rnd her engines will be liu It at the West Point Fmiudry, under tbe superintendence ■ •!'Russian officerB. She * u> reoemhlu the i.ew fngate N.agara. The U. S. steam frigate M-nncsota, on her late <rip from Philadelphia to Norfolk, attained a speed ol nine knots with a head wind aud sea, the engines working sal sfac'uriiy. Gen. Pillow was severely injured by a fall from his horae not loug Biuce. Fotirteeu oi fifteen bids have been offered for carrying the over and Calilornia mails, but no decisive action has yel b en taken on tiie subject. It will be a matter for the consideration of Ihe Cubinei, who will determine aB to the Blurting point tin Uie service. Tbe Common Council of New Yoik. have offered $2,000 rewBid 6rt th* apprehension of the mur d- rei of I>r. Burdei!. The iVjJOrth bom the lamine d'strict In Northern Michigan continue to DOOM in. paint-d in colors which are vivid aud stanling. Whole neighborhoods are Huffering for laek of ihe neces- saries ol life, anrl provisions aie ti an-pm led by heads Of families for many miles, the pric s u^ked for whicb are inet by notes payanle a year hence, or Ihe cost met 1 y mort/ages upon the property ot the p rties The R-liefCommittees formed in Detroit end elsewhere are taking active measures to relieve the distress. On Saturday. May 30*h, the Elk-horn chair was presented to the Prenidem by Mr. Seth'Kinman, the CaUfornia trapper.- The ceremony took place at 2 o'clock p. if., iu the easl room of the Executive Mansion, * here was witnessed for tht. first time the novel and attra;tive scene of a special public interview between an American trapper of the far dietai t western wilds ol the Pncific and the Proid-nt of the United - tatef. Mr. Kinman was escort-d to the White Hnu«e by G* n. Denver. of California, Col. Sumheau. and M.ij. A. ILirriH. Col. A.Cumminu'.of Missouri, has been appointed Governor ol Utah, and has accepted tlie posi- tii n conditionally. Col. Cumming hai- been superintendent of Indian i.(fairs of Missouri, h,.along led a frontier liie, and ia a man of great energy aud coolness. He waB formerly connected with the army in Mexico. Native Grape*. The following article we clip from the Cincinnati Commercial. Il waa written by Mr. N. Long- worth :— The pNM&i winter has been severe, hut as last winter was dry, and the grape wood fully rip-, and no sap, I do not believe our vinea are Injured. Gr.ipe culture is Bxtrading Gaftra rspidly than I am a strong advocate lor luising grapes ns'vely from seed, but not Irom the seed of foreign grapes, orossed with our native urapes, _.■ been recommended. We slienKT plant exten- ly the seed of mir niilivi.' gr;!-ri;;.' And great changes will be produced. As an eviden:e ol it, liave a sued i ini. ! ■'■"!. .: ;■..■•■ .-.i ;.; \hv ,-x hibition of our Horticultural Society aa thi Black Uiimhnri:b. The berry was larger than the largest Black Hiimlmrgh on exhibition, though raised un-' der glass. In raising plants Irom the seed ot the Catawba,- grapes ot great value may be produced, and varieties wilhout aamber. But tha (paster portion will go back to its grandfather, the Tax ; and many of them of great l>cau!y of color, and being of large site. The fox grape is rrmfily dit-tin- hed by the extreme white color of the leaf on the under side ; and where a full-blooded fox, the stem wilt be covered with a hairy down. Where there is a dowu ihe plant should he thrown asiile as soon as Ilie r-lvn ■.'■:■:.■'.[. Where the stem is smooth, tf the leaf is white, it may produce a good fruit. Whei'8 the nod it side of the leaf has less or not more ofthe lex character than Ihe Catawba, a plant of valr.e 111:17 be expected, The commou fox .Cape, as the shin is thick and pulp hard, yields but little mii^t, and mout of them not much sugar, and kbetftfolft are not valuable as wine grapes. Where wine is made from them, I should put but 12 onnces of loaf sugar to the gallon. If a sv/eei wins la desired; 30 onooaa. It will have a good annua and flavor. I find grapes from the North, generally, when cultivated here, to possess le«s sngar than thoie Irom a warmer region, and in making wine North an addition of sugar before fermentation will insure good wine. Even here, persons profess to h ve a wine kepi sweet, and all fermentation pre- \ ented by a charm. I am satisfied that no grape will make a tweet wine without the addition of sugi.r, unless the grapea be dried'or tho must boiled. Fermentation Ib easily prevented by drugs, but are highly injurioua to wine, and [regret to see such wines lauded by persons who make or sell them. It is to the moderate latitude". w« must lock generally for our best wine and table grapea. Thus North Carolina stands ahead ot all other States. I have a new variety from that State on trial, that I deem may be of great vulue as a wine grape, but fear it will require a more southern latitude than ours. In another year if it equals my prea- u.it e-pectations, I shall bring it to puhlic notice. Increased grape culture will hereafter enable us 0 buy all the wiue we want of superior quality, iy paying an extra price; and I believe our 3till Cilawba, when of proper age, will rival the best pure wines ol Europe. II rny life is spared I shall ry lo prove it. To mannlact.ire wine of the best quality, requires great neatness and care only, anil s a- easy as to make good butter. The northern part of Georgia ano South Carolina will produce good wines, but may, like Sherry, Port, and Madeira wine.-', require some spirit (u be added. Deep, arched cellars, may be all that is necessary ; hut ihey must not expect tbe wild vision now existing there to be realized. One of their vinemen saye, ' an average cr^p will be from 2,000 to SIjAQQ per lew." 1 hie would be bIx times the average crop' at wiue districts ol Europe, and of our vineyardi. All can be Grmt In ih.lr Sphere. Since fortune is not is not in our power, let us he as Utile as possible in hers. Why should it he necessary that a man should be rtch to be generous? It we measured by the quality and mt by the quantity of things, the particnl rs which accompany an action is what should denominate it mean or great. The highest elation o, human life is to be attained by each man that pretends tu it; fer every man can be as vaii.int. 88 generous, as wise, and as merciful, as the faculties aud opportunities whicli he has from heaven and fortune will permit. He th. t can say to himself. I d much good and am as virtuous as my moat er est endeavors will allow m«. whatever is bis tion in the world, is to himself possessed of tbe highest hcn<T. It ambition is rot thus turned, It iB no other than a continual source of anxiety and vexation. But when il has thiB cast, it invigorates Ibe mind ; and the consc'onsnesa of Ita own worth is a reward, which it is not in the power I T envy, reproach, or detraction, to take from I Thus, tbu seat of ho* or is io a man's own bosom and no one can want suiport who is in p< nf an honest conscience, but he who would tuflei the reproaches ot it for other greatness. j is aod by New Giamda to Gre. UtMtM i; .nin:.; nt Fortune. Cease railing at Fortune, Meet life with a kiss, Nor needlessly wish it Oue cycle of blisB ; For cares but embellish Our season ot joy, Like leathery cloudlets Thai sprinkle the sky. Cease railing at Fortune, Take life as it comes j If wanting its dainties, Be glad o'er the crumbs ; Bacb Utile iB sweei, if A smile the lip wears, But b Iter the morsel When moistened wilh learn. — Tuit's Magazine Law of Divorce.-An in poi uni d c's;on. f the Sarriimento Union, wa- rendered by Ju M.mson, lately, in the District Court. In the c ,,t McCmmack vs MeCormtek. The court denied the applicBiion, on ibe (.round that a person cannot obtain fl d'vir u in thi.* Slate, when the ad, c rnplained of have not been committed within li e State. It if und rstood tbat an appeal will be taken to th- Supreme Court. He who I' Us a li-- is nol senfili e bow SfW»* a oted it "iuexpedi-1 task heimderMkes; tor be must be forced to in- uTcelebraie Ui« cuimc-is 4iU oi July. 1 vent l*euty more to maiutain the one, A school master told one ol hs scholars, an Irisb boy, to spell hostility. " il-o-r-s-c, horse," com- mentfl d Pat. " Not Aorse-tility " said the teacher, ■'but hostility." " Sure," replied Pat, " an'didn't ye tell roe the other day not to say Iiosb 1 Beja- bers, it's wan wid ye one day, another the nlxt.'1 There is a limit to enjoyment, tbougl) the sources ol wealth be boundless ; and the choicest plee> sures of life lie within the ring of moderation. A brilliant talker is not always liked by those whom he haa most amused ; for we are seldom pleased wilh those who have in any way made 11 ■ teal our inferiority. The following is a copy in an epitaph upou an old tombstone in Winchester, England : " Here lies Sir Jobn Trollop, He made the stones roll up, And God took his *oul up. Aud bis body filled the hole up." If you put two persona in tbe same bedroom, one of whom has the toothache and lhe otber in love, you will find the pereoa who baa tbe tooth- uche will go to Bleep first. If every roan's breast eould be looked iuto, there would be found the Image of some woman. " Wonderful things are done now-a-days," nays Mr. Tlinmins : " the doctor has given Flack's boy a new lip trom bis cheek." " Ah," eaid bid lady, ■ many'f the time I hare known a pair takea trom mine, and no painful operation either." * A Virginia paper describes a fence down there, ■vbleb iaroada "'' »ll<;1) crooked rails, that every um ' a nig crawlB through hu couicb out on th* same side. Why is summer like pride? Becauae it goeth belore' a fall. __^_*_^_^_^_w\ r
|Title||Los Angeles Star, vol. 7, no. 10, July 18, 1857|
|Type of Title||newspaper|
|Description||The English weekly newspaper, Los Angeles Star includes headings: [p.1]: [col.3] "The exile of Cloudland by Charles Mackay", "Summary of Atlantic news", [col.4] "All can be great in their sphere", "Law of divorce", [col.5] "Native grapes", "Cease railing at fortune"; [p.2]: [col.1] "Democratic District Convention", "Democratic County Committee", "Primary election", [col.2] "Political", "The British periodicals", [col.3] "Officers of the First Dragoons, U.S.A.", "The San Juan hot springs", "Indian affairs", [col.4] "An excuse for polygamy", [col.5] "State of California, County of Los Angels. The People of the State of California, to Faustin Castillan"; [p.3]: [col.5] "Los Angeles price current"; [p.4]: [col.2] "Vote of the State debt", [col.4] "Post Offices and Post Masters in California", [col.5] "Official directory", "The law of newspapers", "Distances".|
|Subject (lcsh)||Los Angeles(Calif.) -- Newspapers|
|Geographic Subject (City or Populated Place)||Los Angeles|
|Geographic Subject (County)||Los Angeles|
|Geographic Subject (State)||California|
|Geographic Subject (Country)||USA|
|Coverage date||circa 1857-07-12/1857-07-24|
|Publisher (of the Original Version)||Hamilton, H.|
|Publisher (of the Digital Version)||University of Southern California. Libraries|
|Format (Extent)|| p.|
|Contributing entity||The Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
|Identifying Number||Los Angeles Star, vol. 7, no.10, July 18, 1857|
|Legacy Record ID||lastar-m259|
|Part of Collection||Los Angeles Star Collection, 1851-1864|
|Rights||Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
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|Repository Address||1511 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108|
|Filename||STAR_380; STAR_381~2; STAR_381~3; STAR_382|
|Contributing entity||The Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
B>:\n Jfr:utcb:o ^bbnlis.'mnits.
N. REYNOLDS &L CO.,
Produce and General Commission
Nos. 79 and 81 Daris street.
Between Claj and Washington streets,
SAN PHANOSOO, Cal.
PerBonal attention given to th* sale of—
Wool, II Idee,
And all staple products of the country.
Will fill orders for goods when accompanied by
tash or equivalent, in way of consignments.
Have constantly on band new and second hand
Grain and Gunny Bags, which we offer oy the bale
or bundle, in lots to suit.
First class storage furnished when required, and
liberal advances made on consignments iu store.
Having good experience und locality, we trust, by
itrict attention, to give that satisfaction which ib
pleasant to both ourselves and our consignors.
Nich. Rstsolds. _ V. II. Howell.
JANSON, BOND & CO.
Corner Battery and Clay streets,
Have now Landing and in Store,
Oflil BALEot SHOWN DRILLS AND
OKJ ) Sheetings;
100 bales Grain, Flour and Seamless Sacks ;
2t) cases Bleached Shirtings aud Sheetings ;
10 cases Merriman Prints;
10 cases Pacific Prints ;
10 cases Cocheco Prints ;
10 cases Sprague Prints ;
6 cases Printed Jaconets and LawnB ;
6 cases Ginghams and Chambrays ;
6 cases Assorted Dress Goods ;
fi cases Cottonades and Jeans.
Also, n huge assortment of—
Cotton and Silk Hdkfs;
-Brtlliantines; Jaconets; Cambrics;
Victoria Lawns; Dotted Swiss;
Cotton and Wool Hosiery';
Buck Gloves; Irish Linens;
Musquito Netting J Diapers;
Huek and Fancy Towels ;
Hickory and Cheek Shirts,
Cassimere. Sat tine t nnd Jean PantB.
And a large assortm nt of otber Dress aid Fancy
Goods, too numerous to mention. For sale low,
JANSON, t OND A CO.
Corner Battery and Clay streets. San Franctsco.
110R SALE CIICAP-Bv
1 JANSON, BOND k CO,
Corner Battery and Clay streets. San Francisco
-lO-iiicli Silk Handkerchiefs.
OR SALE BY—
JWSOX. BOND k CO,
95 Battery street. San Francisco.
OR SALE CHE.\P-By
J\NSON*. BOND k CO,
.nd Clay streets, San Francisco
County of Los Alngeles. \
William T. B, Sanford, Plaintiff.
Edgar Purdy, Defendant.
Action brought in the District Court of the Ui
Judicial District, and the cnmplaint filed in thi
city and county of los Angeles, in the office of
lhe Clerk of said District Court.
The People or the State of rnllfnriila send
Greeting i To BUXSMB PIKDV,
YOU are hereby required to appear in an action
brought airaiust you by the above nanrd
plaintiff, in our District Court of the First Jud
clai District, iu aud lor the county ol Los Angeles,
and to answer the complaint fiieu herein, a cei ti
fled copy of which you are herewith served, wth
In ten days alter the service on you of this sum
mons—if served within tbis county ; or if served
out of this county but within the First Judicial
District, within twenty days after the service
thereof; or IT served out ol the First Judicial District but in the State of California within fortj
days after the service t u.reof; always exclusive nl
the day or B>ryice—or judgment by default wili
be taken against you.
The said act.on >s brought to recorer of you tin
■um of one thousand five hundred dollars. ($1500)
principal nnd interest thereon at the rate of fiv<
per cent, per mouth, from September 20th, 1853
until paid, betas the alleged aiiount due o
•ertaiti promissory note, eieculed bv y u to
plaintiff, of date September 20th, 1853, for $1300,
fiayable tour months after date, aud drawing n»id
oterest; and also for the foreclosure of a eertaiti
mortgage and sale of • he oremi-es iu said mort
gage described, in satisfaction of the above demand ; being certain lauds situate in the township
of San Gabriel in said county o! Los Angelea,and
fully set forth in said complaint, and for cost* o
■uit ; and if you fail to appear and answer ih:
aaid complaint as above required, the said plain
tiff will cause your default to be entered, and up
ply to the Court for the relief prayed lor in his
Witness the Hon. Benjamin Hayes, Judge of our
District Court aforesaid, the 15tb day of June, A.
Attest: My hand and tbe seal of said Court
[kal.] the day ami year last above written.
JOHN W. SHORE, Clerk.
Per Wm. H. Shore, Deputy.
In tha District Court of lhe lot Judicial District, Stat*: of California, County of Los Au-
William T. B. Sanford.)
Edgar Purdy. J
Having lead aod considered the affidavit
James H. Lander, and it appearing to tny satisfaction therefrom, that the defendant, Edgar Purdy
bas departed from, aud resides om of the State ol
California, and a cause of action exists against
I, Benjanvti Hayes, Judge of the 1st Judicia
District, State of California, do hereby ordi
That service in the ahove suit tie made on sa;o
defendant, Edgar Purdy, by publication ol th'
■amnion" as lollows:
That a copy of the summons in this case and 0'
this orde-. be published once a week, for tin- pe
riod of three month", in the Los Angeles Star, a
weekly newspaper published in ite city ol Los
And lhat a copy of the summons and complain*
in this case, be forthwith deposited in th>- post
oflice of Los Angeles city, directed to said defendant at bis place of residence, as stated in lbe a(9
davit of said I. i■ ■ i• ■ ■ i-
BKNJAMIM HAYES, District Judge.
STATE OF CALIFORNIA, )
County nt Los Angeles. \
I hereby e-rtify (hat the fur' RoTng la B full, true
and correct copy of ho order tbla day filed in my
office. JOHN W. SHORE, Dist. C.erk. '
Per Wm. H Shoue D-putv.
Los Angeles, Jim.1 20. 1 857. 3m
LOS IB61LES STAR
|ob knitting (gstablislniunt.
BTRJNG STREET, alining tht O. S. 1
Tb« pmpnttor nf th* _,o> Adj.*.*. *tar
folly itform hi. friend* and the puhli.
jtti»rw«i»«Vl »l»rjf rind v»Hi>rr tnasi naal
. tfcai he h»
of new mated
PLAIN AND FANCY
Vole oa (he Stite LVbl
Office OT Szcritart of State, )
SiCEUMtsro, Calilornia, May 26/1857. ]
IDATID F. D0CGLASS, Secretary of State
j of tbe State ol California, do hereby certify
that the annuxed is a true and correct copy of the
original act, now on tile in mv office.
Witness my hand and the great seal of State, at
my office iu Sacramento, California, the twentv-siuh
day of May, A.D. 1857.
DAVID F. DOUGLASS,
[sial,] Secretary of State.
An Act to provide fur paying certain equitable
claims against the State of Calilornia, and to
contract a Funded Debt for that purpose.
The People of the Stateof California, represented in Senate ond Assembly, do enact as lot-
8KTIOV 1. For tli* purpose of liquidntine. fuelling, nnd
paying the claim!" njruinht tht- state of California herein-
rii ;.-. „p.-..1 (ii-.l. th. Tivi-imrr of 8late sin. 11 chum; In be
prepnre.1 -unable bond., of the Stale of'.alif.'rnia. not to
B»m*l the .um (tf three million.- nine hundred thou«Hnd
clellt.ni, bearinz interest at the rate of HT«n percent,
per annum from the date of their Usub. pavabt* at the
Stats Treasurer'* 0JB«f>, on the fir«t day of July, me
thousand eitfiit hundred anil seventy seven the interest
ner ruing on laid bonds rIihII be due and payable at the
oflice of the Treanurer of State, on the first day ot Janu-