The co-partnership in trade, under the firm of S. Thompson, & Co. is this day dissolved by mutual consent. All persons indebted, are requested to settle their accounts without delay.-- The books and papers will remain at their old office, where either of the late partners will attend to the closing of the concerns of the said firm.
JAMES L. BARTON
Black Rock, Feb. 20, 1824
FORWARDING AND COMMISSION BUSINESS
JAMES L. BARTON, late one of the partners of S. Thompson, & Co. will continue the above business as an AGENT, at the old stand of Sill, Thompson, & Co. at Black Rock; and has also made arrangements for doing business at Buffalo the next season. He will receive property at either place, and forward the same to and from any port on the Upper Lakes, to Montreal and New-York he is well provided with good vessels and boats, and with safe and commodious store houses at both places; and from his long experience in this kind of business, and general acquaintance, together with a determination to use every exertion to do his business with acccuracy [sic!] and dispatch, hopes to receive a share of public patronage. Liberal abvances [sic] will be made on all property that may be deposited with him.
Black Rock, February 20.