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The Daily Dispatch: November 24, 1860., [Electronic resource], Message of the
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Message of the Governor of North Carolina. The message of Gov. Ellis, of North Carolina, read before the Legislature of that State on Tuesday, is received. The following abstract is interesting: The actual debt of the State, on October 1st, was $9,129,505, besides a debt of $1,699,900, for which her faith is pledged. The receipts into the State treasury for the past two years are $1,310,884, and the estimated receipts for the next two years are $1,726,425. Of the railroad from Beaufort to Cowana, on the Tennessee line, (560 miles,) 318 miles have been completed and 50 miles let out. Its cost when finished will be $12,600,000. The Cape Fear and Deep River Canal has been opened 81 miles, to the centre of the Coal Fields, with an average depth of 8 feet and width of 65 feet. The Fayetteville and Western Railroad is completed to the Coal Fields; in Chatham county; the Wilmington, Charlotte and Rutherford Railroad is finished 75 miles from Wilmington and 25 miles from Charlotte