September 9, 1845 Article 3



Later from Texas. — The brig Maria Spears, Felt, master, arrived yesterday from Galveston, whence she sailed on the 3d instant.  We received no papers by her, but learn verbally that the Convention had not adjourned on the 1st inst.


There had been no arrival from Corpus Christi at Galveston.  The brig Hope Howes, Shaw, from this port, arrived on the 1st inst., and the steamer White Wing on the 3d – the latter was to sail on the following day for Corpus Christi.  The steamer Leo had been chartered; and sailed for Corpus Christi on the 22d ultimo.


The Maria Spears spoke, on the 4th inst., off Ship Island shoals, the U. S. brig Porpois, steering to the S. and W.  She left at Galveston the brig Reaper, loading for Baltimore, and the brig Rodney, to sail for the same port on the 7th inst.



The ship Constitution, Jackson, master, of Hollowell, Maine, sailed from Galveston on the 1st inst. for Genoa; via Boston.  The schooner Angeline sailed on the 31st ult. for Corpus Christi.


Source: The Daily Picayune, September 9, 1845, p. 2, col. 1.


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