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John T. Dowell 1849

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John T. Dowell 1849 - LOCAL MATTERS. For California Tbe schooner...
LOCAL MATTERS. For California Tbe schooner Crtole, Capt. Allen which sailed on Monday afternoon, for Chagres, takes out another enterprising company or Alary landers who call themselves the "Baltimore and Frederick Mining and Trading Company." They design cross ing the Isthmus to Panama. The following is a list of tbe officers and members of the company: George waescne, rresiaent; a. uarney, vice l'resiuenr; Ke pold C. Maund, secretary," Dr. James fahorb, Trea surer; O D. Ball, Clerk: Dr. Frederick Maund. Sur geon. Directors - m. F. Mercer, Henry Powles, Uapt Wm. r . Sadtler, llavid K. Miller, and Wm Canhy. M mbcrs Win. II. Wnesche, Thomas B D. Pue, Ephraiin Engle. Wm. Job. James P. Waits. Georce W. Feelineyer, E. T. F. Zimmerman, Geo V. Ward, John T. Dowell, John A. Davis, Daniel T. Tayl r, Valentine Doub, John Landers, David Clingman, David T. Bruner, Henry L. Bachtel, Sam uel L Bnt - htel, t rederick miller, and I - rancis J Hoover. Engineer James Murry. Passengers A J.Vaughn, John A. Freaner, Wm. Houck, James S. Graham, of Ky. This company is among the best appointed appointed which has left for the gold region. They have a capital of thirty thousand dollars, upon which they propose to base their business operations. They nave aireauy sent out by tue Andalusia, via Cape tiorn, a steam saw ana grist mm, a dredging ma chine, a pile driver, auction engine, t n carts and wa gons, five boats, a house, farming utensils, with pro vision for two years, together with various articles of merchandise. They take direct five India rubbtr tents asd provisions for eight months. It will be seen from that they have embarked in the enterprise enterprise with the right spirit. Mr. Graham, who goes wun mem, is me proprietor ot me notel recently sent out. He expects to be in San Francisco m time to meet the ship having his hotel on board, and have every tnmg prepared lor its prompt erection. Jixtenatve bale of iSuiUItng Lots, fc. Mr. W. G.

Clipped from The Baltimore Sun, 25 Apr 1849, Wed,  Page 2

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