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MTCttBiT, MAT IX,
DAILY LEADER The Alleged Instability of Republics.
That the repubtionn ic onstuble form
of goTernmant h n old charge. Hither,
to the question inrolved in lie charge bu
been treated chiefly quertiou belongin g
to epeculaiiYe politic, for the ration that
the teaching of hinturjrefpecting it arwko
meagre and amatiafactory. Some of the
gorernmenU of antiquity were callad re-
publican, though in Weir etueutial fontureg
they diffared widely from what we now
understand by that term. Hence, in din
cussing the relative degree of a republic'i
ecurity, & ccmpared with a monarchy',
the argument baa been on both ilda little
from experience and kr-ly from the na
ture of thiiik. Bui tlie h utory of our four
yean' war U full of leator f, and not the
least important is that concerning the issue
- Bo torn as oar civil war broke out, the
monarchist, of Europe made no attempt
. to conceal their j jy. The eiinultaneout ex-
vlamation of the Koslith Proa waa. "The
bubble has bunt ;" while they invariably
" wound up their leaden with the consoling
reflection. "We told you so." Strange
that even obdurate John Bulls could not
' lee that the only thing that threatened, or
"' had threatened, our security, was the single
element of slavery the only anti-repubil
an element m our polity. '
As pertinent to the consideration of this
subject, we state the following particular?
I. The energy and promptness dis
played by cur Government in patting
down the rebellion. True, it has been
a very hard and long struggle, but
the work has been well done. We
hazard nothing in saying in view of the
number and resources of the rebels com
pared with the number and resources of
the loyal part of the Union, no so formida
ble rebellion was ever so speedily crushed.
And how quickly the vast fabric went to
pieces when the work of disintegration had
once begun 1 Just as knocking the key
stone irom an arch leaves it no longer an
arch but a hasp of stones and mortar, so
the capture of General Lee's army left but
- the fragments of a once p rtent confederacy,
And all this has been accomplished with'
out the forfeiture of a single principle of
our government. Defjrite the murmurs at
the so-called "arbitrary" proceedings, where
In history, in lime of war, can we find so
little even of that ? fays Dr. Lieber, than
wbum no one is more competent to give an
opinion: "I can advisedly affirm that never
yet has there been any civil war, nor even
any ordinary war, in which the govern
ment has tolerated the thousandth part of
that liberty which the enemies of the gov
eminent and the friends of those enemies
enjoy among us."
II. "When cur staunch Engluh friend
Gold win Smith was in this country during
the list Presidential canvass and election,
the quiet and good order with which both
passed off made so deep an impression upon
his mind, that, in one of bis letters to an
English journal, he nude it the subject of
eepeciul comment. And, were we not bo
familiar with similar occurrences, could we
but separate ourselves from the political at
mosphere that constantly surrounds up.
that event could hardly fail to strike us with
equal force. Considering that the nation
had been four years engaged in an internal
struggle of the greatest violonce, consider
ing the passions manifested by so many
citizens, tha Presidential election of 1804
may justly be regarded one of the political
wonders of history.
III. But the lust consideration will, at
this time, strike the mind with greatest
force. "We refer to the assassination of
Mr. Lincoln and the inauguration c f Mr.
Johnson. Mr. Lincoln dies at twenty-two
minutes past seven in the morning. The
news is Cashed over a continent, producing
oetoniehment and Borrow, but not turmoil
and disturbance. At eleven Mr. Johnson
receives the oath ot office from the Chief
Justice, and the wheels of government
move on without the slightest cessation or
friction. Had a similar event transpired
in France what might have bw the con
sequence? Should Louis Napoleon be
' shot in the theatre to-night, the gutters of
Paris might swim with corp-iis to-morrow.
In time of peace we migtt entertain the
most anxious forebodings; how much more
anxious had France been torn with in
testine war for four years? The same is
true, to a less extent, cf other European
powers. In England there is the least
danger, for the notoworthy reason that
England is freest. Heroafter who shall
sav that Kermblies are ot necessity un
General Mulford, United Stales Ojm-
missioner of Exchange, has received from
the rebel Commissioners, Messrs. Ould and
Hatch, $25,000 in greenbacks, a small
amount in gold and silver, and $9,000 in
rebel currency. It formed a part of the
money taken from our officers captured
and confined in liiclinond prisous. It will,
W") suppose, be distributed pro rata among
them. Claims amounting to $30,000 have
already been presented, and it is doubtful
whether the rebel Commissioners will be
a ble to turn over any more funds.
' The nrinciDal anniversaries in New
York on Tuesdav were those of the Anti
Slavery Society, the procedings of which
we publish in another column ; the Ameri
can Christian Union, whose receipts last
year were $83,791 53, being in excess of its
expenditures $307 42 ; and the American
Temperance Union, which held its twenty.
ninth anniversary, Governor Buckingham,
of Connecticut presiding. The annual re-
port stated that 50,000 temperance jour
nalt and over 30,000 temperance tracts had
been distributed in the national armies. A
Temperance Conveniion hat been called, to
meet at Saratoga Springs on the 1st of
James E. Murdoch, the well-known tra
gedian, it lying seriously ill at his home,
Hear Lebanon, Warren county, in this
State. The people of the North, who feel
deeply indebted to him for his patiotic ef
forts in benalf of the soldiers of the repub
lic will wait with anxiety lu'ther news cf
' The Baltimore and Ohio llilroad has
recoived orders from the Government to
provide transportation for fitly thousand
mn. to come west over the road. These
.r tha veterans of Sherman's army. Is
any preparation being made to give them
reception such' as their great services
deserve? . . - -
Those of the officers and crew of the
rebel ram "Webb who escaped capture be
low New Oi leans, were taken prisoners by
the United States steamer Glide near Bra
shear City, La , on the 3d. They are eight
A useful innovation has been introduced
in the omnibuses of Paris. "When Ibe
'bus it full the conductor nnoovers the
word 'complet," and a similar sign appears
in front of the driver's box, so that pe
destrians wishing to ride are informed that
ilej most wait for the next conveyance.
The News in Europe—The Sensation it
Produced—Comments of the Press.
The telegraph on "Wednesday morning
gave us some idea of the universal horror
produced by the news of Mr. Lincons
murder, describing the great London meet
ing, and glving'us extrwcU from the edito
rial qotument of the Press. We supple
ment these reports by continuing extracts
editorial nd reportorini, from English pa,
RECEPTION OF THE NEWS IN LONDON.
[From the London Times, April 27.]
The intellieence of the assassination of
of President Lincoln, and cf tke attempt
to assassinate Mr. ctaward caused, a must
extraordinary sttueaiiou in the city yester
day. Towards coon the news became
known ana it spread rapidly from mouth
to mouth in all directions. At first many
were incredulous ts to tbe trulh of the ru
mor, and Borne bulieved it to have b en set
afloat for purposes in connection with
the block Exchange. The housi of Pea
bod v & Co- American ban sen, in Broad
struct, had received eariy intelligence of
the assassination, and from there tbe news
Was carried to the Bank of England,
whence it quick'y radiiled in a thousand
direction. Meanwhile it was being waft
ed fat and wide by the second editions ot
the morning papers, and was supp'ercent
d later in tne day by the publication of
additional particulars. Saortly after twelve
o'clock is was ojmmunicated to the Lord
Mayor whiie he was tilling in tbe justice
room of ihe Mansion House, and about the
same time "ihe Jblar Spantrled banner'
was hoisted half-mast over tho American
Consulate at the corner of Graue-cnurcn
struct. The same flg had but a few days
before floated in triumph irom the sauie
place on tbe entry of the federals into
Kichinond, and still later on tbe surrender
of Uttnerai Lee. Between one and two
o'clock the third edition of tbe Time, con
tainine a circumstantial narrative of the
affair, made its appoarince in the city, and
became immediately in extraordinary de
mand. A news vendor in the Boyal Ex
change was sellirte it at hall a crown
copy, and by hall-past three oclock it could
not be had tiiere for money. Tha excite
ment caused by the intelligence waj man
ifest in Ihe puolic etroeis, and the event
was the theme cf eonvorsati-m evry wfcore.
A photographor in Coriibul, "taking time
by the forelock, ' extubiled carle ot ine
deceased President in his window, inscribed
"the late Mr. Lincoln," and accompanied
by an account of tbe assassination eul from
tbe second edition of a cotemporary.
Throughout the remainder of tho day the
evening papers were sold in unexampled
numbers, and often at double and treble
tbe ordinary price, ail evincing the univor.
sal interest felt in the astounding intelli
THE EXCITEMENT AT LIVERPOOL.
[From the Liverp of Post, April 27.]
The scene on the Liverpool Exchange
to-day was such as will not for a longtime
bo toreotten. The Ame:iean news was
anxiously looked tor so far as regarded
the war news but when the whisper went
round, about a quarter ptet eleven, thai
President Lincoln had bwa assassinated,
and that the news by the Nava Scotia was
in town, piople became very inquisitive as
to who bad the private telegram; and
when, at half-past eleven, it was announc
ed that Mr. l'our ghusband, the secretary
and treasurer of toe Liverpool Exchange
news room, was in possession of Ibe news,
a terrible rush took place from the liigs
into tbe news rooni, and after a few min
utes of uproar and discontent it was an
nounced trust Mr. Youngbusbaud would
read aloud the dispf.tch from the br of tbe
news room. All was now silence. Tbe
passage wherein it was stated that Presi
dent Lincoln had beeu shot at first caused
no great dismay; but when the master of
the rooms read, " The President never ral
lied and died this morning," a more gene
ral expression of horror and consternation
was almost beyond belief even ainoni;Bt
those of the most callous nature. Cerlaia
ly there was one dissentient voice, who
amidst the sots of somo and heartfelt ex
pressions of sorrow ol a great many, had
tbe temerity to exclaim "Hurrah-" His
presence in the newsroom was of short du
ration. For, buing seizad by the collar by
as g'od a Southerner as tlr-re is in Liver
pool, he was summarily ejected from the
r.xHu the gentleman who first seized him
exclaiming " Bo otli you incarnate fiend.
You are an assassin at heart." This, how
ever, was only one incident. Even b fore
the news was guerally known tbere was a
kind of nmi;":c attraction to the Exchange;
and it is belie vod that never, since tho ap
pearance of the leeu on the Exchange
balcony, has ihure been such an iu-eui-blage
of excited men, although eorUinly
to-day there was but despondency and dis
may in place of acclamations of loyalty.
Uf course many people believe that the as
sassination was a cauard, gut up for a pur
pose, and naturally rusucd to the Ameri
can Consul's office for a verification ot the
announcement. The Consul wss unable
to do so, simply because all dispatches for
the American Corsu's in England must
first go to the United States Euilacy in
London. In the course of the afternoon,
howevdr, t'jo fl half-intst over
the Consul's office dispelled the
hopes of those who were in expec
tation that the report of the assassination
waa untrue. In the course of tbe aftor
ternoon tbe Sag on the Exchasge building
was placed at half mast, and a deputation,
irrespective of American prty feelings,
proceeded to the Town Hail, in order to
consult with the Mayor as to the desirabil
ity of holding a public jnee'.ing for tbe
purpose of sending out, by to morrow's
steamer, an address of condolence to tbe
people of the United Slates. Tho Mayor
being absent no definite arrangement was
arrived at ; but tha depu'y Mayor gave
orders that the Town tiali flig should be
at once hoisted half mast. The American
ships in the river and in Ike docks, as soon
at the news was known, hoisted "half high"
fUgs, and in many instaucus the Union
Jack and tbe Stars and rHrips wore bound
together with crape or black cloth. "We
underetind, however, that this evt nii g or
to-morrow morning a meeting of Ameri
can shipmasters will be held, in ordur to
adopt measures to be taken by them upon
tbe present lamentable occasion. Tbn dis
patch which related to the doith of Fred
erick Seward increwod the general gloom
and agitation, and further news acted against
United Status stocks, wbi'e at tbe same
time, although Confederate bonds were
rather brisk in the morning, they declined
to about yesterday's cl sing prices. As a
matter of course the melancholy and un
expected news had a mostdepre sing etf.ict
on the Northerners and Souther? ; the lat
ter vied with tbe former in expressiig re
gret and indignation at the crimes of
Booth and his fellow ansasiin, deploring
the catastrophe as most iLjuriois to their
cause, and repudiating the ruTians as
Southerners. The Treei-Jom of tbe South
ern Club convened a meeting of all the
members of the club, who happoned to be
present, for the pirpose ot ascertaining
whether it was diraKetotnkssny oCcial
action upon tbe event. The memNirs T
the committee were nnanimon." in their
expressions of abhorrence and reprobation
of tbe loul deeds, but did not eomirVr that
avy further Ptf.cwl nvtice cm'ld bc taken cf
it by the ctub.
THE SENSATION IN BIRMINGHAM.
[From the London News, April 27.]
It was a little aft'T twelve o'cIock vhen
the flift telram was received announcing
tho sad occurrence; this, like all other bad
news, spread rapidly, and in loss than halt
an hour the Exchange, v here tho tele
grams wore posted, was througed with per
sons in whose faces was depicted an ex
pression of the deepe; t anxiety. Nearly
three hours passed away without the re
ceipt cf any confirmation of the ilrst te'o
gram, and hope was reviving when tbe
tull details of the creat tratric occurrences
j ut perpetrated at "Washington came to
hand. Then there was no lace in which
grief was not depicted : no tenliment ut
tered but that of abhorrence at . those foul
The Mayor was in London when this af
flicting news was received, but ho was im
mediately telegraphed to by Mr. Alderman
Hawket with the view to tome immediate
expression in reference to this untoward
event bv the authorities of this town. Mr.
Henry Tan Wert, an American by birth,
but resident here for nearly sixty yean.
and closely connected with the family of
Washington Irving, beard Ifie sad news
whilst sitting on the bench as a magistrate :
he, too, a strong Northern partifan, cajuie
to the Exchange fall of grief, reluctant to 1
believe in the terrible story tbat Abraham
Lincoln had been slam In such a crisis ot
his country's history.
THE EXCITEMENT AND SORROW THROUGHOUT
[From the London Times, April 29.]
It is not using the language of hyperbo
le in describing the prevailing manifesta
tions of feeling as unexampled. Prpsident
Lincoln was only the chief ot a foreign
State, with which we were not unfrequeut-
ly in diplomatic or political collision, xle
might have been regarded as not much
mure to us than tbe bead of any friendly
government, and yet his end has already
stirrel tbe feelings of the public to their
utmost depths. A space of twenty-four
hours has suffi ced to till the country not
only with grief and indignation, but to
evoke almost unprecented expression of
ieoling from constituted bodies. It was but
on Wednesday that the intelligence
reached us, and on Thursday the House of
Lords and Commons, the corp iration of
London and the people of our chief manu
facturing towns, in public meetings assem
bled, had recorded their sentiments or ex
pressed their views. In the House of
Lords the absence of precedent for such
manifestations was actually made the sub
ject of remark. Tbe addresses wbion tne
American people will receive irom us are
expressions ot sincere and unaudctea sympathy.
ACTION OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS.
In thd Houseof Lords, on the 27th, Earl
Kussell gave notice that on Monday, the
1st of May, he would move an address to
tbe crown, expressing the sorrow and indig
nation of the House at the assassination of
tbe President of the United States, and
Dravine lier Maiestv to convey expression
of those feelings to tbe Government of the
Earl Derby hoped tho government had
taken pains to ascertain that there was
nothing in the form of a motion render
ing it in the slightest degree doubtful
whether the unanimous assent would bo
tiven by the House to the motion. As
proposed, lhemttor was unprecedented.
lie wvs finite ovrtain tbat the expression
of sorrow and indignation for the atrocious
act committed, would not only meet with
the unanimous assent of the House, but
would represent the feelin g of every man,
woman and child m rter juaesly oo
Earl Kussull said Earl Derby was correct
in saing tbat Ibe circumstances were bap-
pily unprecedented, and he hoped there
would be nothing in the form of the.motion
which would cause objection to be taken
Comments of the English Press.
MR. LINCOLN'S LOSS TO AMERICA IRREPARABLE.
[From the London Times.]
The American news which wo publish
this morning will bo received thronghout
Europe with sorrow assincereand pruf und
as it awokeeven in tbe United Stains lhem
se'ves. Mr. Lincoln has fallen at tbn hands
of an assassin, and Mr. Seward lias too
probably shared his fate. Deals of
iuch atrocity cuver their perpetrators vnth
everliistaia infamy, and dw.redit ihe caujie
thru are pretumably meant to serve. We
trust it will appear tbat tbe crimes of
Wilkes Boolh and his accomplice were coo
ceivtd and executed in concert with no one
but themselves. Tbe South, brokon and
defeated, could receive no possible benefit
from tbe removal of Mr. liintoln and Mr.
duward ; the loo probable ulloct of the crime
is an accession of madness and anger, ren
dering all schemes of reconstruction im
possible. Uu tbe other hand, the waving
of a knife before the affrighted audience at
the taeatrn, and tbe Sic semper tyraiwis,
pronounced by tbe assassin, indicate tbe
vanity of men willing o iminortalixiinem
selves, like Eratostralus, though the world
should perish. Unjust as we believe it to
be, the Confederate cause will not escape
tie diaboior cast upon it bytnewanun
murders of Mr. .Lincoln and tbe secretary.
The admiration won by tbe long and gal
lant defence ol Hichmond will bu lessened
tbe memory of Lite's lofty bearing and
Jackson's deep religious feeling will bi ob
scured, by the atrocities commuted in .the
name and on behalf of the South. Arson
in New York, tltefl under the pretence of
war m 1 ermont, and ajisassmatiort vi tie
capital, dim the lustre of a four pears' re
tvitancc to mperior forces and of many a
well fought field in Virginia.
Tbe critical condition ol a Hairs in
America, Ibe position of the Southern
Mates at the fuel of their victorious an tag
onisis, the gigantic task of reconstruction
which miui be undertaken by the political
leaders of the North, and, above all, tbe
unpromising character ol Ibe man w horn
an accident bas made the ruler of the Union
for the next four years, tend to exalt our
e-tiuiate of tbe loss which tho States have
sul'i'jrtd in the murder of their President
but it would be unjust not to acknowledge
tbat Mr. Lincoln was a man who eou d nut
wulerany circumstances, have been easily
iciiliic d. Starting from a humble position
to one of the gn atest eminence,and adopted
by the republican party as a maKeshilt,
simply because Mr. Seward and their other
prominent leaden wore obnoxious to differ
ent sections of tbe party, it was natural that
bii earoer should be watched wilh jealous
suspicion. The office cast upon him was
great, its duties were must onerous, and
the obscurity of his past career affjrded no
guarantee of his ability to discharge them.
His shortcomings, moieover, were on the
surface. Tho education of a man whose
early years had been spent in earning
bread by manual labor bad necessarily
been defective, and faults of manner and
errors of taste repelled the observer at tbe
outset. In spile ot these drawbacks Mr.
Lincoln slowly won for himself the respect
and confidence of alL His perfect honesty
speedily became apparent, and what is,
perhaps, more to his credit, amid tbe many
unstudied speeches which be was called
upon from time to time to deliver, imbued
though they were with the rough humor
of his early associations, he was in none of
tbem bolrayed into any intemperance of
language towards his opponents or towards
neutrals. His utterances were apparently
careless, but his U nguo was always under
command. The quality of Mr. Lincoln's
administration, which served, however,
more than any other to enlist the sym-p-thy
of the bystanders, was its conser
vative progress. He felt his way gradu
ally to his conclusions, and those who will
compare the different stages of his career
one with another will find tbat his mind
was growing throughout tbe course of it
What may be tbe actual destiny of the
United Mates deprived of the guiding
hand of Mr. Lincoln and rf the experience
of Mr. Seward no one would venture to
foretell. In compliance with the provision
of the constitution, Mr. Andrew Johnson
his assumed the Presidency for the rest of
Mr. Lincoln s term. At tbe time when
the last mail left Mew York tbe S ales had
not recovered from tbe feeling of horror
and astonishment which bsd been created
by the news of Mr. Lincoln's assassination;
but the possibility of Mr. Johnson's suc
ceeding to the Presidency had been dis
cussed whan such an event was thought
highly improbable, and it was earnestly
deprecated by a.l parties. Tbe indecorous
exhibition upon Jibe occasion of tte in
auguration of Mr. Johnson as Vice Presi
dent was of a piece with his previous
career, and, indeed, tbe memory of bis
conduct as Governor of Tennessee must
fill every American with tbe gloomiest
forebodings. Oa the other hand, anything
like a violent interruption of tbe siH-erts.
sion is a thing which an American citizen,
with his almost idolatrous veneration
for the constitution would shrink from
instinctively. The best solution of tbe
difficulty would be a voluntary resignation
by Mr. Johnson of an cilice which no one
ever seriously intended him to fill, and if
his own sense of decency does not suggest
tii? course to him it maybe hprd tb t
such a pressure of public opinion will be
brought to bear upon him that be may 1m
lod to adopt it. Hw instant assumption of
tbe Presidency was probably deemed ne
cessary, and, under such exciting circum.
stances, little can be gathered from tbe
few words uttered by Mr. Ji hnson whet
tbe oath of office was administered to him.
Such as they are, they point to a reoluiion
to execute the duties of the post, but tbe
influences by which the incoming President
is surrounded cannot be favorable to his
retention of office. General Grant and
Sherman sre bjtb in or near Washington,
me one mo ommanaer-in-uni(l and cap
tor of Kichmond, the other the man who
first demonstr ted the hollowness of the
Conlederate resources. Neither they nor
Mr. Stanton, tho Secretary of War, can
wish to see the work on which they hava
been engaged eo long, and on which so
much life and treasure has boea epoct,
wasted because it baa fallen, to a hand
which it incompetent to carry it through.
The task which lies before the President
and bis Cabinet u the most considerable
tbat bat engaged thp attention of states
men for several generation!. It wat
doubtful whether M r. Lincoln could have
accomplished It; it 1s morally certain that
Mr. Johnson cannot. The fate of a nation
hangs . in the balance, and we wait with
anxiety to see which way it win turn.
MR. LINCOLN THE FINEST CHARACTER DEVELOPED
BY THE WAR.
[From the London Star, April 27.]
For Abraham Lincoln one cry of uni
versal regret will be rained aU over the
civiliz-xl earth. We do not believe that
even the fiercest partisan of tbe Confeder
acy in this country will entertain any eon-
t'ment at sucn a lime but one oi gnei anu
horror. To us Abraham Lincoln has al-
wavs Eeemed tho finest character produced
by the American war on either side of the
struggle. He was great, not merely by
thelorceof gunius and only the wold
genius will describe the power of intellect
by which ne guiuea niinseu ana nis coun
try through such a crisij but by the Biui
ple natural strength and grandeur of his
character. Talleyrand once said of a
meat American statesman, that without
experience he 'divined" his way thiough
any crisis. JUT. Lincoln in us uivneu nu
wav through ibe perilous, exhausting and
unorecedenled difficulties which might well
have broken the strength and blinded the
prescience of the best trained professional
statesman, ile seemed to arrive by msiinci
by the instinct of a noble, uose tish and
manly nature 'ittne very enun wuicu mo
tugboat of political goiius, the longest of
political experience, cou'd have done no
more than reacn. lie. bore mmseu iear
lessly in danger, calnffy in difficulty, mod
estly in success. The would at last was be
ginning to Know nowgooa, ana, inino
best seiise, how great a man be was. It
had long indeed learned tbat he was as de
void of vanity as of fear; but it had only
justcinie to know what magnanimity and
mercy tne nour oi triumpn wouia prove
tbat he possessed. Ki'luctaHt enemiit
were iust beginning to break into eulogy
over his wiso and noble clemency when the
dastard hand of a vile murderer destroyed
hie noble and valuable life. We in Eng
land have something to feel ashamed of
when we meditate upon the true greatness
of tbe man so ruthlessly slain. Too many
Englishmen lent themselves to the vulgar
and ignoble cry that was raised against
him. English writers degraded themselves
to tbe level of tbo coarsest caricaturists
when they had to toll of Abraham Lincoln
Thoy stooped to criticize a foreign patriot
as a menial might comment on tne bearing
of a hero. They sneered at his manners,
as if Cromwell was a ChesWiield ; they
accused him of ugliness, as if Mirabeau
was a beauty; they madecoars pleasantry
of his figuro, as if Piel was a posture mas
ter; they were facetious about his dress, as
if Cavour was a D'Orsay ; they were in
dignant about bis jokes, as if Palmerston
r.ever jested. We do not remember 'any
instance since the wildest days ot Briti-li
fury against the "Corsican Ogre," in which
a foreign statesman was ever so d-tall with
in English writings as Mr. Lincoln. And
when we make the comparison we cannot
but remember tbat while Napoleon was our
unscrupulous enemy Lincoln was our
steady friend. A -wailed by tbe coarsest at
tacks on this side of tha ocean, tried by the
sorest temptations on that, Abraham Lin
coln calmly and steadfastly maintained a
poicp of peace with England, and nuver
dnl a deed, never wrote or Epoke a word
which was unjii-t or unfiiendly to the
British nation. Had Euch a man died by
tbe hand of disease in the hour of bis tri
umph the world must have mourned for nis
loss. That he has fallen by the coward
band of a vile assassin exasperates and em
bitters tbe grief beyond any power of lan
guage to express.
Had Lincoln been a vain man he might
almost have ambilioned such a death.
The weapon of tbe murderer bas made
sure for him an immortal place in history.
Disippoiutment, failure, political c targe,
popular caprice, the efforts of rivals, the
malice of enemies, can touch him no more.
Ho lived long enough to accomplish, his
great patriotic work, and then he became
[From the London Daily News, April 27.]
In tbe hour of his great work done, Pros
idont Lincoln has fallen." Not, indeed, in
the flush of triumph, for no thought ot tri
umph was In tbalhonjst and humble heart,
nor in the intoxication of applause, for the
fruits of victory were not yet gathered in
bis band, was tbe Chief of the American
people, the foremost man in the great
Christian revolution of our age, struck
down. In all time to come, not
among Americans only, but among all who
think of manhood as moie than rank, and
sot worth aboveditplay, tbe name of Abra
ham Lincoln will be bold in reverence. A
purity of thought, word and deed never
challenged, a disinterestedness never sus
pected, an honesty of purpose never im
pugned, a gentium ss and tenderness that
never made a privale enemy or alienated
friend these are indeed qualities which
may well make a nation mourn. But he
had intellect as well as good n ens. Cautious
ly conservative, fearing to pass tbe limits
of established system', seeking the noedful
amendments rather from growth than al
teration, he p oved himself in the crisis the
very best suited for his post.
Mr. Johnson's character will be discussei
during the next few days, just as Mr. Lin
coln's was not long ago. Two months sgo,
few people in this country had even heard
of Mr. Johnson ; now nothing is more
common then to hear Ibe most conclusive
judgments pronounced on his character.
An evening cotemporary spoke ot him
yesterday as a "drunken mechanic " This
is the kind of language that we have to
guard against. Ot course, if the phrase
correctly represents the facts, it is not be
cause Mr. Johnson can dispose of fleets and
armies that we are to hold our tongues.
We therefore wish to stale the result of in
quiries we have thought it our duty to make.
Of the incident so regretablo,so untoward,
which occurred at the tecent installation,
we know just as much and just as little as
our coleniporaries. But we are assured by
those wbo cannot but know the facts, and
we entirely believe, that that incident can
not, without injustice and injury, be taken
to represent the character of Mr. Johnson.
Those who know him well, describe him as
a man of real capacity and of temperate
habits. Mr. Johnson was elected from the
great Southern Mate of Tennessee to rep
resent it as a Senator in Congress before
the War. Sinco the war he was chosen
by Mr. Lincoln ss Military Governor of
Tennesse. These are testimonials such as
are not given to habitual drunkards, or to
men whom nature hae marked out for me
chanical pursuits. Let us wait awhile and
see how Mr Johnson behaves before we
pass judgment on him. It is our interett,
at well as our dnty.
[From the Fall-mail Gazette.]
Since the day when Henry IV. was stab
bed by Bavaillac, a fouler, or more detes
table, or more deplorable event tban tbe
amassination of President Lincoln was
never committed in this world. The loss
itself is unspeakably great, not only to the
United Stales, but to ourselyes. He was
our best friend. He never lent himself to
the purposes of that foolish and wicked mi
nority which tried to tot enmity between
America and England. He never said or
wrote an unfriendly word about u. It
would be hard to show tbat ha made one
false step in the management of the great
trust committed to him He is gone and
is to be succeeded by Mr. Andrew John
son, whoforihe next four years' will be tht
grtatest jwtenlaie in the world, except per
heps, the Vr.pr. It is impossible to estimate,
it is not even easy to exaggerate the calam
ity. If there is tbe let st reason to suspect
tbe Southern leaders of any sort of com
plicity with this awful wickedness, it will
damn ttwir cause for ever, and justify the
harshest things said against them.
The Troy Tiirfs says: Kov. Mr. Duryea,
of New York, was ai reeled in Buffalo a
day or two before Booth's death, on suspi
cion of being tbe assassin of the President.
Mr. D. observed numerous glancet at his
p's n while riding in tbe cars, and upon
going to his hotel he proceeded to his room,
made a fiw alterations in his toilet, and
called for a carriage. The anxious crowd
considered tti as pretty good proof that
he was the identical J. Wilkes, and pro
cured his arrest. Of Ourse, sfier an ex
planation, Mr. .Duryea was unconditionally
released. , ,
r h.TjsWItt & co. o pun to day
f J the most tPiKllt Black Si-k Hutletwoftr.
Ml In this Da.kat, logt-lher with a full lint of
CRnk aacqnos, baaquM snd Fitted Coats.
J. U. li.tl ll I' A CO.,
ap8 - 7 and 11 Public Sqnara,
DISCHABGE OF THE SAKS, &c
go. 34 Si. Marks flace, New York CltJ,
Will commence his engagement
AT ASHTABULA, ASUTAtJULA CO.,
OUIO, AT JTISK HOUSE,
Irom MONDAY, May bu.. unlil SAT UK-DAY,
AT CLEVELAND, lit'SSELL'S EOlt-
EdT CITY UOUbF,
from MONDAY, May 15th, until SAT-UBDAY,
AT TUE UNION HOUE, 1
Ycungstown, Mahoning County, Ohio,
from MONDAY, May 23, until i'lilDAY
May -Olh, 1803.
DB. 0. B. LIOHTUILLH first visit to
Ohio was iudinud by numerous npili!iv
tions tor treatment from parties unabio to
visit New York for that purpose, and who
can not he successfully treated excopl alter
a personal examination. His practice bas
been sosuccessful that he bas repealed his
visits to Cleveland several tiir-es. Still he
finds tbat it is almost a difficult for some
parlies desiring bis eervico, to visit bim st
Cleveland, that in compliance with tbe ro
qests of many cilizojs, he Has consented,
before returning to Europe, to visit several
central points in Northern Ohio, making
Cleveland his henliiiartcrs so that all who
desire can consult bim.
Pur the past twelve years Dr. Ligbtbill
has paid occlusive aUcntion to the treat
ment of duafnuvs and catarrh in i s vari
ous forms. He has practiced in New Vork,
and other pnnci al Easv-rn citit-s, where,
until a lew months p"t, be was usso-ial4d
wilh his cousin, Dr. K B. Lightbill, and,
together, they have acquired a st inding
which has earned for tbe " l.ighihill in
stitute" its prosunt great ropulaliou.
From the Rev. B. T. Wclrh, formerly Pntrof
the re'trl btrtxt Jjupllat, CAurtTl, Atbany,
' Nkwtonvillk, !Nov. 10, 18'H.
1)B. Lkihtbill Dear Hir: Allow mo
to ex preen iny grateful thanks for the skill
and kind attention ronderud to my daut;h
ter, whose ears have baen badly alJoctwl
for many years, and for some months iiatt
bas been nearly deprived of henring. 'i'Ue
loss of this important ten-e is certainly
sad deprivation, painfully embarrassing,
and to a degree known only to those who
have experienced it It', therefore, thorn
be a remedy lor this great evil, the cauve
of humanity obviously requires toat
should be universally discvmiuattwl. 1 Inul
it my duty, therefore, and it nlflirds me
much pleasure, to giveuiy testimony to the
nappy euectsot your treatment ana reme
dies. Jdy daughter has sutlored Irvm deaf
ness since early ch liuuoou. lue lelt ear
has been badly diseased. Tha r it; lit ear,
also, for several year, was mriL-uly hU.ol
oil, and the disease apparently increasing,
threatening the entire or. nor neat in
It was wilh extreme diuiculty thru she
could participate in theoonvenration 'f her
friends, and lor two years has boon deprived
ot this source oi sucial enj-iynumt. llip
pily my attention was directed to your ad
vertisement, and 1 was induced to place
her in your care. Your treatment, under
favor of a kind rrovidonco, has been sue-
eaaful. Iter hearing, so far as I can judye,
appears to be perfectly restored. Whether
this restoration is ueruianeut is a nueslion
lime alone can deterii ine, but present re
sults are certainly very gralliying.
i am, dear sir,
Truly and gratefully your,
11. T. YVij-cu, D.D.
From Rev. tretL S. Jewell. Professor of lite
State Normal Sxhool, Albany, N. Y.
Dr. LinUTHiLL Dear Sir : Under date
of March HI sent you a careful statement
of my case, my torm.ir treatment, my fail
ure to obtain reliel in that direction, my
resort to your treatment and ilu bonclicial
1 have been, from the winter of tbe yar
1844, subject to violent periodical attacks
of catarrh, marked by febrilo lyntp-oins,
violent inuamiuation ol tbe lining mem
branes of the cavities of tbe head, accom
panied in tbe first tUges by a watery dis
charge Irom the nose, suDwjueutly becom
ing acrid und yelloft. and toward;) the dote
of the attack purieut and bloody, i biwe
attacks produced a uioet dulrotting species
of headache, occurring periudically each
day for a period varying from one to three
week, sometimes so violent as to incapac
itate ine for business, and con line me to
my b'xL At times the attendant in nam
niation would extend tir the teeth, pro
ducing toothache, or to the throat, occaeion-
ing hoarseness ana p.irUHl loss ot voice ;
and twice within the la-t lew years it has
so affected the right eye as to cunline me
or weeks to a darkened rooin.
1 had tried medicines and applications
of various kind?; snufl'a andother catarrhal
preparations of some half a dizen kinds;
applications to the head of camphor, ginger
and hot loaientntioa ol dilferent kinds
and in connection wilh these the usual
emetics and cathartics employed to induce
counter action. Hut noi e of these had
produced any permanent improvement,
aud in the lew instances in which tempo
ral relief was afforded, it was at the ex
pense of so much strength as to leave me
greatly exhausted. Under those circum
stances I was led, though with some re
luctant, from tho supposed incurability of
the disease, to make a trial of your treat
ment. I found it soon beyond even my
hopes, reaching the diseaie as it bad never
been reached before, and a levialing its
symptoms to an extent which I had sup
posed impossible. At the time when 1
gave you my former certificate, while 1 did
not feel assured of a eouiplole cure, I had
obtained a material relief which amply
repaid me for my trial of you treatment,
and which satisfied me that that treatment
Was as effective as it was simple and philo
sophical. A subetaniial escape from my
old attacks of catarrh, for the almost un
precedented period of nearly half a year,
and that in spile of severe attacks of ill
oex, which would have f.irmoriy rendered
such an occurrence inevitable, was, to me,
proof of an important success. It is now
six months since I tent you tbat statement
and while it is ui pleasant forme to appear
thus constantly, and" in this guise, belore
the public, it seems to ma a inater of sim
ple justice to yourself and to these who
may be sufTering as I wax, to sdd that I
am not on ly as lu!!y satisfied as to the util
ity and efficacy cf y: ur treatment ot ca
tarrh as 1 was six months ago, but I am
now of the belief tbat if there is such a
thing as a euro lor Ciibonic Catakbh, in
case a substantial cure nag been effected.
.Fkkdkbick 8. Jkwkll,
Prof. State Normal Jjcho l.
: ' ALBASi, H.Y, Sept, 1, 1864, ap:3
U. S. 7-30 .10 All!
rpHK SALE OF THE PI EST SERIES
of S30u,U00,t 00 of tbe I SO Loaa waa cowptets
on the SUt of II sreb, lSt. The sale ot Ihe second
serin of Tons Hane'ted tllllKme.aysble fhrr
jiarj from te ISth daj of June, waab una
w tbe let uf April. In Uutk-rttct oUir'jr
octOm 2eVrerf HUImhm . Am hi ii km kmm mid
I Tin ihia j Ine than Two Hundred i'llot 4
to be die el of. 1h ibtereet Is payable em1
aaaoallj in cnrrrDcr on tne 16th of Ileceaiber and
1Mb of Jon-, by Coupons attached to each note,
hch are readily cashed eniih re. ltaoumnteto
line t'nl per Day a 8 -to Mote.
iwiitsls - -imO'-
Ml fciuoo a
91 " fseoo
p More aud More tfeslrsble.
The Ktbollio is snpprevtd.and the Goto -arnent
hart alreedy tdopted measnrei to reduce txpendl-
tape it tepidly an pociMe to a pease footing, tbn
wlluitraeing from Ibe market as bJirower an!
This hi the OHLT LOJS 111 MASK FT mow of
fered by the QoTernment, and constitutes the
t.-uEjr rori'LAH loas or tub reuvLB.
ihe eeen-Thlrty "Soles are convertible on their
melurpy, at tbe option of the bolder, into
11. 8- 5--2I) H Fit Cent. ,
Which are (wy- worth premium.
Free from Taxation,
The 7-30 Not cwioot t Uzed bj Towi i, CititB,
Counties or tiiatos, aud the .utertMt U not Uxetf,
unlo o mrplna uf the owqtr'i income excei
lug ix hundred doll ft jer. Thlt tct kcrnmm
thir Vitus from on to three per cant per ftnnnm,
according to Ui rule levied on ether i re pert y.
1x8.1 Hi n f -UO.W0 WM of the Lutn ftutiiurlzed bj
tho ltvt Cong roe- r now on the market. - This
amount, at the rate at which it Is being abeorptd,
will a'l be) ubtjcribed for within two moo tbn, when
th notes will undoubieilly CLmnaod a pre mi qui
m bai uniformly teen ihe ewe on cloning the nub'
HCriptijD to other Loan. w teem probaNe
that mo cnviiteTalU awoi beyond th prnni teriet
trtU hi op.ifl to tlu public.
In order tht citizeni of erery town ftnd nnction
of thi country may be afforded facilities for taking
tli loaa, (bo National Bank, State BanfcM, aid
Private Uaukt r- throughout tbe country hate gn
eiaMr agreed to icc-ve obaciiptioQa at par. bub-
ircr.bjrs will Meet their own agents. In whom th
hve confidence, and wbo only are to be refponsltl
for the delivery of the notie for wb'oh Ihty receive
Ftihscrlptlon Agent, Fhlladvlphia,
SutacriptiiDe will be recolvtd by the
FIRST NATIONAL BANK",
SKUOND NATIONAL ISANK,
M EUOIIAN T3' NATIONAL BANK,
COMMERCIAL NATIONAL BANK.
NATIONAL CITY BANK, ol Cleveland,
ra akk juar
laric line or
Cloths, uteeimeru snrt Veetl-re,
Ltuue, I'rllls ani Cottons les.
Whieh we will job et AuhvD uric.
apiS H. B-
rpHK BA LANCK Ol? OUB SriiLNU
1 HTOCK of
GENTS' FURNISHING G00V3,
Wit he eeld st greatljr reduced price..
INew Good ftt Unleu Hull for Spring,
In now (lit th-m of vhicn I iing
w'vttii th 1 tu tjk-s jm niMlet
TugaU the Dora1: city trad.
Of iiw Hpriofl; Uveieoeif) a.a-1 Sclvi,
To flt tb ioria lie Dfmlii! mmx,
Ani Bu"ine.i Coat of tiylisb Biske,
All uf the iment ntj e" that take;
Bnt tlita theurowDiug Uvete of ft! I
Am tJn Imate ('OATHftt Dutou H L
Wo priloamelvH that we fxoei
A II othera tu the ootta w evil.
For lu thfin you will elwiys Anil
Ml, Knshion. Urce nU Ka combioed,
B :t on i-ur Coa'i 1 will not dwell
Wo'vt a I ho Pautn aod VeetH to tH,
f hw) hae, muA shade and atvie
Tu t-1 yon all would ukaawhUo
j I wih ouJy mm I ion here
Tht tli fl ho w; uid la Kyle appear,
Should come to I! Dion Hall and bny
The OLorlMJ tt t' pl-wtftkeeje;
Aud net altD theey to ple.
Hi-1 n.olK'V nave in boyin thtwn;
Kor we will vll at price low,
INo matter hjw ihe (Jo d doen o.
lu ftirahi'iK 4:od both nch and neat,
He haf a tock full aud comt'teto;
Our ' nallaot boy in tln" will BbI
A II kinds of gfodw to mo. it lb ii iniud, .
we'VH nvo fr tin hijyi in Moo
A U:ttrr stock tba e'nr bffuri;
A fil rati a I tit, both rft and mna'l.
"ith Ch"THlN , (wet at Imio H.fcU
tew" 'lbs flut stock of Hprinfc and iSummer
Cloi aitig aud tbe Loweet Pride in (be ely at
Isaac A. Isaacs's Uoiou Hall.
tote Agwy for the anJe of .
STRONGS ARIIY TRUNKS,
SINGEK S SEWING MACHINES,
btorr'a autiniiaion Pressman;
iUrr. Hnierlur sad Unlvn streets,
tar Lot k oat lur tne i-iisnte apS
0 LOTH IN Gl
Goods Offered at Old Prices
IMMENSE REDUCTION I
HOW IS THK TIME TO BUT
We are aow olTetiug onr New a4 Ikani ftook of
ISpriu & Summer Clothing,
CotMteUiig of every variety of Garment for
MEN AND BOYS,
PANIC PRICES !
This Is no Humbug, bat Veri
Our fr1nde and the PnMIc ftuerelty are Invited
to call aad examine onr frioee aud ioode
Ao 4 harire fr MbwlH enr fttlork.
A chance ii now otfarwd to bny nw and choioa
GMT'i that ibt'nld b emhracfd by N:
eHut etyiea tecievca uwiy nn or naan-
ib-HS On. Water and Hnpnrtor vta.
DK. 11 A LL1 WE LL, SoR'iitoir Vxbtut,
if-fllrectt'ully a nuunce to thepoblln fceoerally.
ih-tt be has remove I irom bU old I'ental Hoomn
the Fu'i'ic tfqu e, to hh own Blok, H) MtchlrMn
firect, whfre ee lie li'.td do a bmatKnl af tj of
Rti p p, a id in on r parro to meciand wlt wit nil
Id an i i-i'w patruiiB w jo nay pleano to lavor hitm.
nth a call.
AM1UI il.L "I'KKTH 0ke4 on an luiroverl
Itrfifipal aud vn dieu at pn.ifi within tte i each
of ad Ackn wlc'r-t- ih I'lofencion generally,
f.ir bt Hevty, Htrnth aiid Miral:tht?. Kvery
I ht ee e them dicar i thwir old ttH. if able.
IV H intl ijt.e vtt oe e.-war oiiave a ant com-
lifleil, at N-j. 8 Yt hian vtrt-et, nrib aidf, wvr
a l avur ro? itri', F;nd fn-jt ol Pr 'nMCI ltrrft.
Ute-la: d. foiHl A B. H HA H EbU M . I.
EKIUI TJSJfim TKET1II
iir. J K. DA XI ELS.
Late ot the flrm of d aluwkll 4 Damiilk. la
lid at bi old etahll-he1 i.ental lio corner of
Outario trt-t and Pubtio 6quare, m-tklng tboee
luvaluabie Ktu, rtiQcial itetb, at the old erlcee
triore tu war. An Gp,-er or" Luwr bet from 910
toSti. rt II work waTnt-d. bi.ii HA
5VY STYLE GOLD KAK-PROP
C0WLB1 CO '3,
IXT WmMM) Urn-s.
T"KITTmO COTTON. 600 pound
Ji V. SU
coiurs. just reoafTsd. st reduced prices.
M. tlAl.l.t w.
So.lW8uplor Street, Cletelaml, 0ai
BOOKS ARE SOLD
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WITH. EACH BOOK'.'
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AT PUBLISHERS' PRICES.'
CATALOGUE. - - v
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In prepared to Trnport Persoae and Property
Boston. All Points In 5fw In gland,
mw xorK and tne
WITH PkOMFTNErd. VAUE AND DIXPATCH.
This wl known Lin of Wn-rwm bcrvw
8tratira connect at Orfiienhnrph with te bil-
rade (or Hnaion atwcl Mil Aola.M la new
I'niilnud: at i'vv Vincent with the ttatir-aa
bet we n 4nie luctnt itl Mew York.
a"d at own(t;o wua a L.mo ot nrni-ciaM wi
OSWEGO, TROT. ILBANf 10 NEW TORX.
ITursilng s LINE between
BOSTON, NSW YORK,
OGDENS3 UR OH, CAPE VINCENT,
CLEVELAND, TOLEDO A DETROIT,
And eTril-WUKLY LINK lor
CHICAGO, MIL.WAUKBK AJSD
liiiiiKMjtuiATJi roxt rs.
J. tlTCItl), No. !-l"rHi.', New Torn,
O. B-'RRb, 71 l)Krl trr.t, N.'W V.irk.
JOHN HO'lKINIi. 7 S's'eetreel, ituelos.
BKO. A. KIlDV. Oii.leml'arch.
A. r. (IM ITH. Cii. Vin--eut.
I'OAS. ALLISON, Oewnro.
WALK KK HWCo. T..l.do.
. U. MATHCWH, belrolt.
O J.HAl.K, M.lwRUioe.
M.J. BOWS Chlrs.".
I-KMIIH, lKCVlH .,
H. K. Mnl'ULK, s.'lrv'lHd.
PiinKr Airrtt fHel-in-1 o-hlh U.
Omen or Wj.tfeW"
Clivslanu, May eth Lb-. f
OTIUB Tt IKON KU UND Kit
Heeld Dro ia'i. Kndortwd tr pfwa for
cant tih aatrr t-ipva-1' &r rwetvd at theutlU-e
i r Wntor Vor. (L'oancil Hall euiKiiiiK.l ir
a boat WHin twt uf 16 iu b rwl wtr-ire, renfr-
ed lor those wuike. niiiu la o clock, ai. a ay a
JTarth-r lifrmtttm aid pritVtl -ne cao b
b aiiedof the oodjrUutd at this tiboe after
Tl.e B--ari f Trirti-i luvitv tli an nnn-i'Hi v
bMn, r-w rvltiK Ibe r Kbt to acc-it or d -cl-uo auy
or all proposaiM rHmf-o
Ity or .er of the B"a d,
Hepwrtutetidcut aud 16 1 glueer.
Orrioror Watkhohr, I
Cmvelimo, Uy Kill, I'WtO. j
Ol'ICK TO 15'JILKBM AKEKrf,
tfal'd tirniHieii. 'tKuornt-d nrnix al
Kir pliM. ' will t ' rt ccUet at the oflicw of W attr
Work (Lnuc.l Hall BtilJini;) to a wmeKb r
pip xo lot he in Jinintttr nitl aooni zoo it, u ut;,
uaiil U o e ck 1. Mav Ad. 'Sti1.
Vnrther ioforma'ixn and e ptM-tfVaM ne invy e
ontatnd uf tn nndtr-.iKuid t ihi mce altt-r to
aar. b)re the man iur alu-t be w
'the Bord ol iiu-tuefi invit the mibaiUirlon l
Mil-, rvwrvioK -he nxnt to accept or d.ciine any
cr all the bide rcceml.
By order of the Brrd.
n.y13 3 Mip't and B- Ktiir.
OTICK lO CUNIRACTOIU.
I iky -tvU I.U)liurriilil t o'oloek P M , th 'ti
dvof Mav l-r uradiuK i'n aud lU atre-t.
Paui nd bph iliation my be iwd and blank
enualaol'tAn"4 at ta.d Kntuer'tf olhce.
The B- ard of 1'ity improvi nifiiia Invite the nb
mlejnon of to di( rwtrrvinit; the right to .vecupt ir re-
jfot tne sauiM. til orilt-r ur tot tt nr
l mylO 13 City C'itii Kng'ner.
rp 15 U I L. L) K liS. nSoal-d Proposals will
JL be ncmd nntil noon of th Inth d-yoi May
for tttra shititr alt thn mtera' a d tf
all tae lur rqmrml for eucloetni; tne uw l-ai
and I'mnh AhT'Uiu I" nililion imw iu c nroe ot erec
tion in I'm city of fol'iuibti). fT the Htut
Oliio. in arcirt?auie with the plana and SiNuitica
t- nn and nnrter the direct on of tbe Acchitnct and
fii :m ritttnil nt.
Karh bid ui'int b accrniiaiiid by a (nd I
Ibeenm of tv-nty-tive pr cent, of tht auiuon
ItivolTtHf, cobittiun"l that the prtr maKii-K tti
pn-HMa or tiid wtll acrpt th ottntract, if Hi
mh ia awarded to eud party, br the ffULfui
lprftM aianre of lh( contract on tdcirpH't
Hm and pfciflcan n mav be e en at the of-
flc of thebnp rinie dent.oi mid Any-ana firoandn
ia tlte f y f Oi-lanibm, and t ihe olBcea of
the Arrri.twt, . w r-rKne Dior it ana j ure-
jrun itr-e. lafolod. (hiu.
Tbr hid Will be oenl at therGice In Coin m
bu aftf-r Vi o'clock oo th lAlh day of May,
. The eapriute.idfut renervr tte riuht to n-ter
euy or ah the hida conkid:td ineowa'ible with
tbe in t emits ol tne utau
J. M. BLrKBCRM,
Archikct and 6npnnt Ddnt.
rieTfUtid, fio. May Iff, ls-A myi-JH
Cobb. Andrews & Co.
(Lati J. IS. Cobb & Co.,)
'211 hll'IiK'.rJit BTttMT,
Also, HKW JSDIXION of Ihe
COBB, AXDKEWS A CO.'S,
vn 4 rpKHton HTpyrT.
V.Thtfi to the bt Artificial Le
evr Fatented, for uvaABiLtrv,
diarLioiTv aad Activitv.
erumnnt baacdopU'd tlile into
the Anrv and fiavy. Tnte la a
rroovmQdation to tbe Lt3ib, a
Government tfiim to (he 6oldler
on bnt tbe bit.
bend for a IN rape let.
- - . Aiwaler lnildUw-a
mbA:w1 (W-laW . 4
'(U(K Is HUM 1. H WOHUAIr AU."
CUQEBS AND OOPAIBA,
fiaNurr, CerfMtvt and pMl.r ( nre for all
dlifia-tB nt the tilrtllr, iaiavrs aid I rt
nnrv Orsnun, either Mtieor lni-ie, riunt
Iv ner-erntinir a prfMK care in ihevhort tpwe l
Tu.te rronr e-y and ajwajiin )e titue than
au3 oibir Preparation, in nsr of T k KaJN t' b
dMfurNu KXTBACT i-r t (JH1LBS A N l 00
P IB A. there ( no ad of con line jimt or ehaugr
1 f di t. In it epiravt-d form of a ft-N it ie -tir
iy taWh e, and cinwi no UDpirar&nt enra
tion tJ tbe p-tti"ot, and no xioiire it uuw
ackowldgt-d by th moev lnmd a Ibe Prot
aiuD that i ibe above rl-we of JJi ean. 4 uImIhi
and 4iib aie uiOnIy Two fUmiee known
tba caa b-re id npon wilh any Oertainty of too
ctyef. Tarrant's font ontd Hit act of Cobet and
Gopaib itAVKA Jf'AlU. Mannfctred only by
TAKKASr dr. i
373 Greenwich street, New York.
wT8old bj Draggisti aU over the World.
IRON AND NAILS.
roa and Kail Warehouse.
No, 85 Mffrvrin st. nd 5 and 1 on th Zkxh.
Clevmaa every ef turn
EAGLH IliOX AJiD NAIL WOKKd,
jAMKi Wood k Co., Fsop'ks,
Pit tai n rg. Pa,
VI eve In a U Aicrnxy mt tli
Hiawatha Nut and Bolt Work3,
Wooij MattHkw dc Vo-r 1 sop's.
4leTelkBl Arnafy af lh
PATENT WROUGHT (RON GAS PIPE AID TU3.30;
Jaa. Wuow Co., Marup'xs.
AImo, Manetartnrre Aueat lor Americaa aadi
Kn'i'h brmnli of btoel.
W ill thi mipenor and well known bramte. th
iticrtA.-si Htip(iinK faculties of t' ie tiihie local
ity, aaavnty in tiin aud irelht, togolber wiiB
prompt aitnt'oa toontcts.
At ManufAclurftrs Prices,
1 hope to merit a liberal bbtre of patronage.
tA U V l PI UMllV,
aplK '-fini n.rwla Ht., and o and 7u lock.
IKON AND NAILS.
CLEVELAND EHOViN XCO.,
Ae. tad 51 Hcrirlu hires t,
a. clv slau, aav.wpf, aonu aeo
Cleveland, V. lonugstnwu, W,
Manntactarers and Wholeaale Dealers In
Car, Boiler, lluop 4 Sheet Iron,
NAIL OUT Aft D W HOVUHT tiPlK SS
HOT AND COLD PRESSED NUTS AND WASHERS
l tht aaa Hprlo? blcci, eVc
Iron lJealere, fiatlroad and Minion Onnpanlea
Mbtp and bridge Hmildeta, Machiniats and Maow
faetarcra, who dire a qoaltty of Iroi. that will
five nntira MttVaotioa, are reapectrnMy reqwM4
to favtw as with tholr ordra, which shall alwaja
ootamand mr pmiupt and earefai atutt'a.
btiier to Uizsitttea Won and Bankecs generaHy. "
JKUI AUD HAIL WAiiHO'OiSaw
Kfs.fi, BS, (Va ST 1 OLEVXLAND, Woe i 9, W
Klver fctrtwt. OHIO. I iw oa tha le
Wholosale Ateney for the oale of
NhNfikvrier'ii Jwnlalm AalM,
Uaiuoie male BurHmhooe, to oamqIm-iter's CVmnioa
and Juniata Sl-mt iroa, dbunlnr' K. J. fthrsst
aiade from Jantata I, Mbntwebertrr's Jnotata,
Bolter flate, Jnnlata Silt-, bquare and llexanoa.
AIo Bar irt-B.iaiJow Giaoe, fitra Becea Qrtn
eoM, Ae at MunciHtir-n' ort'we f-bll
J. G. JEMbS,
Seal Estate igient.
C sderwrlter Ae.ncr, liprmr 1 .
Hanover, Ni-KSra suj KcpuDllo
'im l.ru'nl'oe ol Nrw York. t '.li(,erH
H sr. fori t ire Irs lo. ol lUrtlld... J,.VS,.7
North Amiricsn Fixe Ins. Go. of
llisrter Ink Fire Ine. Co. of Usrl-
fcr.1 . - SK-I.2I7
M.rchnAU' T reins. Co of Hartford tt:.l:te
Jluui.l Jjife Ins. Co. of Haw Kors. Ii, J.W,l(r7
CITr Flttll-IBTT 1MB tALjt.
ST. (Jt.A'li t-TBKET, near Onlsrlo Cot-
lSt. House SO'I ' nl 1 1 ' feet . ....
BOI.IVAH nTBKKT College Home suJ
Nt aiilso feet . 3,IKJ
PBOM-HUr 8TRBET Two slorjr Brick
HoilH.an-1 L it . .. 8,000
E1H I.1U tiTBJiEl- Frsm. lweUiu( snd
LA k K r'f liK'.T. i....it"liiilon Park Sol- '
tae Hone suit Lot xKU Ufl ... 3(6(SJ
LA K c s l U K i l near Bona Hoas. snd Lot
llxU fe-t . 4,(00
l'SI'K PTKIlr. H.e.nnd Iit47zlM ft; 1,60
HAMILTON STKEtT. nrsr Bond-Hone.
and Lot .... f,JO
OAs PEN tjTKXIi liihls ( ot tace Honat
and Lot onxvol -eet 8.0W
FkOFKUl' HI KIET, eit of Irie Vacant
Lot 3:n7 f t
B n N ri N TO ! 81 R K tT, corner St. Clair-
Vii'-lb feet, tiood easiness prouerty ...
Also, tioud Karms aad Out lots.
OUR rOUA'O FOLKS.
An lllnitratt! Monthly Maifazin f r Boy 9 anil
Girtn. dlted bf J. T TU HKUK3B, (IMU
Hamilton and limy larcom. This
sine hae alrealy attained a eircnlatlon unparal
leled in the hiaury of aai(aaine ilter-atnrv. Willi
the Imuo of the April naniler It will have an ra-tabliht-d
clrunlation of MJ,ltji cope. It fa cor
dially commra(?-d by K1h thi arcaiar and lelift-ionw
preH; alw by ail portions mtfronteil In tbe suhjcft
ot Javeislie laiteraiure, while tha expression of
ratbcatln th peMlfthers daily rceie froav pa
rntt, and alw from the Yoong Tofks theniKelTs9
couviaoe 'beta that tbe stages aw auewera a want
Wiat ie nnWtn-ally frit, is ia tbe aim of the Tab
'iaticrt to ttiske it a ttrst claea Atssia in every
npect, and they will spare neither labor stur
ospeaee ia their endeavors to fnrnlnh to tbmr
yitniiK readsra ene wbeee moatbiy vieita shall ba
always welo.nie, and shall be aipenterf wtlb plea
sure. The staff of )on tribe tors embrace tve following
emma, many prominent n asses : H ra. BTO W C. ii.
W. UiNlW KLLOW, JOHN tf. WHITTHtK, O W.
Mrs.isv M. CblLD, OaptaUMAVM
Trms ti a year, tiincle ntmbera 90 asnts each.
Ail subscript!' as pavable la adveaow. O pec 1 men
copifwof oor TonnK Folks will be sent to any a4
ilrv lr '-JU ceuca aach.
Juh H. An Hon, at Baker's Book rtore, ttfiS) (hj
prior utiwt, Cleveland, betair oar only asthuriand
Aeut for thedtateof Ubio. ait onlept tor ihn Trade
as wfll ae anbeoriptionssboold be addressed te btss.
s Atlantic Monthly andltox loons Toll Beat
to j adaxess lor $0.
TICKNOR A KlEtl.
mr AG K NTS WANTED In evervcitv aad town.
For particulars aedxess J. &. AHHuN,
a.bi7:iv3 Alton t, L'levnland, U.
Orricn or tb Con riiuid Psraoaarsi Co., )
No. ftl breadwty, V
ZIsw loaa. April i6ib, 18C6. )
tO Th Trntr8 of ttils tUniiny have thla dav
de.leif.-d a dividend ot to per cent, on the pr
valoe of their Cpi al Suck, for Hie nxath fndiufj
May 1st, ptjebie o aud atttx slay ltKh, IntVy
'I be Transfer Books will be ol' std from Vay 7k
til th.luon.iTe, C. H. BaN i OWN,
m ailr'eto Treamrer.
OrTTcaorTnCf.evsuASiD l-an MiwrseOo., I
Ci.tTEL0, May 4lh, ltM.6. j
XJOTICB. The Annunl Mating of the
Stot fcLoM-rsaf thedevelanl Iron Xiblna Oe-.
lor th-i el-ctioa of ui'acere f r UieeaaatBf ear, will
be hM at lUs t-fficwo the Co a pan y, ui this
on Wu ln'sday. Us 17th lt.-t & o'clock P ht. '
myail bAM i L Jn ATdAK, Poc'y.
DAVIT W. CAMP. JlAKYCiVKBIT
Ur t'a 0'hi Win Blow Oorbtt. and Marr
i.rt.it ere her-by DotaHtl tbat on theetb day ot
Ap il. lH'j, I'nriua Adams, as J&xurntor of tbe ill
ot Jtfrfly Cimp. deot-aM'd, late ol Cnyeboc eonn
ty Ohio nlrd hi-n iUt a iu the Oeoit of Common
l'hae of eabi eouuiv. the oftt-et and nraef of
whb h pttition wtobbtain from said C nrt a Ju
dicial constmction of said will, wt tea shall a-
tborjjie aud eiupwer said Adiuin, a euch Execu
tor eod Trus ee under said1 wtll. to sHI tbe n at
tate nameiv la said Will, aad for nrh uiber re'ief ae
"M"1 STTllM n. s sUU peIMTi!ff HVUDfl lO
auawer pa d petition oa or biore the Utli day of
June !&. h PHSN'1'I.-W.
- AUoracy for flalatiff.
Qlerland, pri IS. aS a ol I :V: i 4
VTEVV MUSIO. Fckiral Maih, to
1.1 the um .rr f Ibrahaa Liocoln. the M.rter
Piei-ient. ay il m. K A. Parthunt, Aaihor i
-rv cbido' a 1. our, "ine rolner . I vit. v....
ell," -On i.nd n. ..e Flower fr b .iraee,"
-'Mo Slave beneatb that btarry Flair." etrt. Ibis
nterra ta verv ulnmil .nd t a. . Dl ua
rents; with Vlsnell. of the i rm.id.nt. fill o-ou.
maiit-a lre. rnDlieher. HtlKA K WATEU '
w ctuvawsy, n. I .
rnt salt bj 9. JJBAI51RD CO.. Cleeelaed,
Ohio, rcM a