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Ashtabula, Youngstown & Pittsburgh
Leave Ashtabnla, : a. m., 1:0t . n.
, Arrive at Ashubala, t: 1ft p. .. t:00 p. a.
Lake Shore & Michigan Southern R. R.
, , Wa-laaea Ashtabnla, fcM A. ., 4:41 a. .,:
A. a, IlieO . a., : r. lt;W a. a.
IiitIhti Aebtnbnla, KM A. a., tHW a. a 1:00
n,mr, ,, r 40 f,.,ii:Mi,i.
Ashtabula, Jamestown & Franklin R. R.
. LMTt Ashtabnla, few a. a., :10 P. a.
' Arrive at Ashtabula, 11:15 a. a., 5:15 . a.
Ashtabula, Jamestown & Franklin R. R.
Lan Aahtabnla, -n a, a.
Arrive 6:15 v. a.
Local & Miscellaneous.
II u Wettern Ileaerra Collexa gon lo Hi-
ram t ; ' - 1
' TUe County Fair open at Jefferson on Uio
Sib loit. ,
, Tbat Doll . Babr sleep oundtjr under tb
' rocking of Docro' automatic cradle.
Charlei K. Bwirr baa the Poor Man'
Bitters, genulue, la full quart bottles.
The annual ball yf Protection Fire Compa
ny comes off at the Opera House on the eve
ning ot the 10th. ',' " 1 ;
The Harbor Ral Estate Co. is out with Its
lithograph pis', aud all can now see and se
lect for themselves.
: Our Fitmiliar saw a benighted editor, the
other evening, leaning against the lump post
in the park, writing out an editorial. i
Bmitii A Hamilton is giving quite a nobby
.appearance to our store windows by the con-
tribollon of their laatcTnlly lettered curtains. ;
The election for a decision of the gas ques
tion in this village, was held on Monday, and
proved a unanimous affair. 112 votes were
tcaaV " 1 ;' ' ""' ; " " ' '
"Another picnic party, from Klnirsvlllc, with
. some 25, from-four lo oue-liorae teams, with
the Klngsville Brass Bund, arrived at the har
bor on Thursday afternoon.
That fine article ot perluiuery which has
been repeatedly called Tor by several parties,
has with some difficulty been obtained and is
now for sale st Swift's.
,-'ames A Hall's new house and lot on sU
I thin street, was sold last week to a gentleman
from Messopo lamia by the name of Scovllle,
for (1,800. '.' ' j
Gborob Rcbsbll is doing a good business
in the sidewalk Hue, as brick is beconitug the
preferred article from Its cheapness, dryness
The foundations of Mrs. Mkrriam's brick
store are nearly up, and as Brake does the job,
its fidelity aud permanence may be counted
, Another haul was madu the other day, of
some half a docun drunken, noisy chaps, who
were trying to injure the reputation of our
Tillage. . "Very Wrong." '.'.,.'.'
Our presses have been running on circulars,
labels Ac, for the new firm of Smith A
Stbono, who are preparing lo put Strong's
new discovery blacking upon the market.
Wm. HcatrnnET & son-in-law, Capt Bald
win, are receiving the material for a lime-kiln,
soon, It is said, to be built a, the harbor.
It is, we find, already under way.
During the reading of t'je service, by the
Pastor of St Peter's, on Sunday morning last,
lie was seized with sinking aud prostration,
and 1he congregation dismissed. We under
stand he soon alter rallied.
Tan Qtii-i Viib .innirl at XI a nuH 1 ft nn
the 1st nuder very favorable circumstances.
The weather fine and grounds beautitul and in
splendid condition. The entries of flue stock
were large and all the other departments were
filling up rapidly, and the prospects are good
for large attendance. . -
Mrs, P. H. Watson, we learn from s pri
vate letter to s friend In this place, took pas
sage In the steamer Ruuia, of the Cunard tine,
'for Liverpool, on Wednesday of the present
week, and it Is announced by dispatch, that
... Hon. P. H. Wation goes on his fiuancial mis
sion at the same time.' '
An allusion was made the other evening In
our presence, to the Board of Health of this
Tillage, and the assertion ottered , that duriug
this, a choleta season, the B'iard bad never
met but on two or three occasion, and tbeu
Ibrthe purpose of preventing the abatement
of s nuisance, i -' C :' ".1 .: ' TJyq
Gorbd to Death. An elJerly gentleman,
quite infirm, named Marshall Brown, living
with Mr. Henry BissaU, or Austinhurg, went
either la drive ot fetch' the cows front the pas
ture, Wednesday, and' not returnlug in 'due
time, he was sought for and found in the field,
dead bavlug been gored by a bull. The ani
mal was not known to be vicious. " ! J
EmiE Cohferehcb meet at Brookvllle, Pa.,
on the 20th InsL Mr. Morton of the Church
In this vlllsge in company with other miuiaters
of this vicinity, left on Monday last to be pres.
ent at the sittinx of the conlereuce. It Is ex-
netted that Mr. Mobtom will be returned to
bU present charge. . . . i -;. . t
J. Docolas. We alluded last week to the
new Boot and Shoe store just opened at the
old People's store ss bsving been transferred
from Conneaut. where Mr. Douglas bad for
years been in business. We were In error. Mr.
Douglas stilt continues bis store at Conneaut,
and the one opened here has been supplied
with an entire nm ttoek.'
' The Reporter says Douglass 1 so experien
ced, responsible dealer, and will do the trade
credit in our neighboring town.
Missionary Mbktino. The Presbytery ,of
Vieveiana win noia its semi snuai meeting
the First Church of Cleveland, on the Qlh lost
A Missionary Meeting will be held on Wed
esday and Thursday, artera'ton and evening.
The Afternoon meetings - will be especially
for Ladles, In the Interest of bur Woman's
' Board of Missions, i Mrs KUea' of the itesto
; rlaft. Mission, and, Mrs.. Vn Ceunep ot . ihe
PriBl H III W'" MW
Gome Jt- An 18 year old youth by name
DrDDLBR, determined on Sunday last lo wake
a demonstration and cut S dash about town.
He therefor repaired In Fuller's stable and
secured bis best two-horse turn out on the or
der of A, Abeelv, T, order proted -to be
fabrlotiiioo a surgery and Master ' Diddler
Was walled spon liy an ofBotw ot Justice. The
f Alher equivocal prooeediog, It was bund, bad
placed bio In rather, llgUf place, from which
fee could only extricate bimseif by coming
flowB Hb the, djmea. ,TkirtyrVlUrs paid the
shot, end t! ddter, ao doubt found blakt)( lbs)
aat.w'kwelVasJa poorer. .)"''
Itecsnt forgeries of Railroad N. Y. Ceu-
trsl, Buffalo, N. T. A Erie, bonds by s gang
of worthies, to such an amountls astounding
end which terms without s parallel In the
m sgultud of the transaction ss well sit con-
sum ale skill In which the work was done.
The estimated amount is something like s
million sod the cleverness Is shown by the
fact that the officers of the compani- depre
dated upon and the best Judges In such mat
ters were deceived A broker te whom $10
000 worth of their New York, Buffalo, A Erie
bonds were offered, took them to Duncan,
Sherman A Co. end the Erie Railroad office,
and was enured by them that they were gen
uine. The forgers did not limit themselves to
New York, but they bsve been opt-r.ntir.gori
the London markets. -
Under the Impetus given by piwpect of
the early completion of the P. A T. R. R.,
even Falrport im gins to show some signs of
swakenlng from her long sleep. It Is now, If
not daily, st leart of weekly occurrence for
cargoes of lumber and other merchandise In
be' discharged hero and the visitors now will
be pleasingly astonished by evidences of Hie
unexhibiled before for years. Journal.
Collections for freight received at the L. S.
station fortbo months of June and July aie
"P. D. Cooper, Ast Gen. Superintendent of
the L. S. A M. 8., has resigned and nccepled
the position of Gen.' Superintendent of the A.
A O. W. company.
P. P. WnionT, Division Superintendent of
the Buffalo Division of L. S. A M. 8. line, has
resigned with the -xp elation of an advanced
position nn the Erie line or the A. A Q. W.,
which, our rec-illection does not serve us.
Many of the c irnflelds lying along the
ridge east of this place, afford the evidence of
a heavy yield. The ears are largo and very
uniform In their size and lullness. While this
is true of localities in this region, there are,
some distance to the west of us, districts where
the crop is a poor nno. This variety of the
crop is1, more or tcs's true over si large portion
of the north and west. The Chicago Tribune
says such la the case in the Slate of Illinois.
Upon Iho average, the crop in that State is
thought to be below a medium one.
The entertainment given by the Berber
Family on Tuesday evening lost, was very
well received and generally attended. The pro
gramme afforded a very agreeable variety, nnd
each '.detail ' was carefully - and -skilll'uly ex
euted. The company has a true appreciation
of the refinements of music, not only, but
those that belong to personal bearine and so
cial Intercourse. Sol Smith Russell is a star,
but bis luster docs not dim the performance
of o'her members of lliu coinp inv. Wo like
to speak well of a company acquiring it
self so worthily, and gained the entire and
hearty approval of the large audience pres.'ut.
' Prohibition ' ' Contention. Pursuant ' to
call, the Prohibition county convention met
In the Court House lu Jefferson, August, 29th,
at 1 o'clock p. M. and organized by electing
Dr. E. B. Liun, of Richmond chairman, and
Chas. E. Talcott of Geneva. Sec. alter appoint
inir the several committees the following tick
et was put in nomination. For
Representative, E. B. Linn Richmond;
Auditor, Charles Talcott Geneva;
Sheriff,!!. O. Wllley Monroe ;'..
Treasurer, L. E. Mortran Geneva ;
Pros. Atty, E. J. Pinney Jeff .'rsoii ;
. Commissioner, D. S. Chapel Colebrook ; -.
Coroner, J T. IlitcUcockRiclimond ; .;
The Pdbi.ic School started off on Monday
last, under the now superintendent with pret-
ry full numbers, there buin;433. Tuis num
ber will no doubt be c irijidurably increased by
those who sliaggle in after the oponiti. Five
hundred. It is thought, Will probably be reach
ed. The accommodations are found already
lo lie insufficient for the opening members
and the board have been obliged to press in
to service, for a portion of the Grainmir
School, the Presbyterian Chapel, which bas
been reseated for the purpiss. U iless the
Board shall be able to secure the Old Fel
lows room, In the third story of the malu
school building, the patting up of anothor
building will become a ueccsjity
More Colo nizino. Somewhere about mid
night on Friday last, a boy baby of some two
mouths old, was left at Ibe door of Qeokob
Bates, in Sayhrook. Mr. Bates wsa awaken'
ed by Its cries And humanely got up and toiik
care of the li'tle waif. The joke of the thing
is that Mr. Bates is a well matured bachelor
and, therefore, not supposed to be well adapt
ed to wet-nursing. " As Mi1. Bates' viltuc, too,
is beyond question, the mystery ot the affair is
not a lillle perplexing. As one of 81. Fuller's
teams has again been tracked to Ihe stable, lb
suspicion is that another effort at colonizing
bas been made from this vicinity, and more
successfully than the late one luto Pennsylva
Kentccxt University. We take pleasure
In calling allentiuu to this Institution located
at Ashland. Ibe nomo or Uenry Clay, near
Lexington, Kentucky. With A splendid jo
cation in such a beaull'ul and healthy place,
and among genial and hospitable people
with its large endowment end real estate
amounting to near s million of dollar; with
six distinct and regularly orgauized Colleges
In which young men can pursue a course
study, adapted to almost auy business of life;
with Its thirty able professors and instructors
aud six hundred students from all parts of the
continent;' scd especially with its 'cheap board
aud tuition, and the compensated labor , de
partment of Its 'Agricultural and Mechanical
College, In which young men may defray
portion of their expenses by iaber on the fan
or in Ike shops, tins institution offers peculiar
advantages, and we cheerfully recommend
that all who are seeking Ihe best and Cheapest
advantages of education should seud for
catalogue to J. B. Bowman, Regent, LUing-
0. A.' Dolph of Orwell, while on a visit
that place the other day, asked us to Jake
seat before bis camera which, by the way,
on of, If not tbe very best In the rejrlon.'
course, we could uot refuse and therefore sub
mitted to A hurried sitlioK, at a moment wbec
all bainre w as shrouded in sombre mood, end
the elements' 'were dropplug tears of sadness.
We bad gratified an old acquaintance and
friend, and that vm all we -thought about
But lei snd heboid In s day or )wo after,
received s copy of our shadow, endowed
with all the Intelligence, snd fine cast ol fea
ture and expression, to be found In the best
modelaof humanity. The effect, of course,
was to lncreaae our self pride and self-com-placeucy,
and our appreciation of .Dolph's
cleverness as A plioiorplior: ' Soberly,
In justice to our A feud Mph; we base sat
the best artists, both east wrst, and
frankly say;' tbal we have never pbislned
satisfactory a plot ore ss that eff-haod affair
A aew Picture it Te purchasers md
Baler's," -'-'' " " (.;
Marine—Fort of Ashtabula.
Aug. Wlh-ecbr. Tank Cspt R. II. Beet,
With SOS tons of ore from Marquette.
Aog Mih-scow Vrr WhtU. Cspt Baker,
from Marblehead, with 18 oords of Limestone,
to II. Hubbard A Co. ''.'". ,
JJept. Ist-MK-br. Kim. CVy.Capt. Humphrey,
from Clevrtsnd, with II cords of lime stone,
10,000 brick and HO bbU ol clsy, for Humphrey
Sept 4ih barque Jv7yMni('jCAr.'. Miirsn,
from Cleveland, kit b 1,180 Ions of pre In the
Cleveland Iron Mining Co. Draft, t feet.
Sept. 1st schr. Tank, Cspt R. II. Beebe,
for Marquatie with 800 tons of eoke. ,
The schr. Libert, Capt naceo, ran Into this
port for a lea, on Monday last ' J
Si-pt nd ScoW Ferrt W7tiU,VA. paker,
with 60 m. ft of lumber for Taylor A Crate,
Sept 4tb Schr. Elm CiVy, Cspt. Humphrey,
light, for Detroit.
The new Dredge built at Erie for Ihe A. Y.
A P. Co., came into port last week, and was
to have begun work on the Slip to extend
across the marsh, on Monday last, but owing
to some further needful work to be done up
on her, some little delay becsme necessary.
The machine Is massive and of great power.
TUe arrivals and clearances st this port for
the mouth of August, were 21 each. Of course
this exhibit but Indicates the inauguration of a
new era in the commerce of this port, and
there is no doubt but that its Increase will be
steady and permanent, as Ibe facilities for bus
iness are extended, and Iho plans and projects
of the railroad companies are carried out and
completed. The difficulties and delays of dis
charging vessels at Cleveland, owing to the
crowd arriving there, begins to be felt by ves
sel men as a serious Impediment In the way
of business, and While casting about for relief.
our harbor and its railroad facilities tor re
moving ore lo Youngslown and Pittsburgh,
presents itself. In the present staire of business
here, ore vessels can be discharged in a day or
ss, and off for the fulfillment of season con
tracts. Having such facilities for dispatch,
and plenty of water and ready tugs for enter-
ng and leaving, there is nothing in Ihe way of
this channel takimr the preoedenco of both
Cleveland and Erie.
The Musical Convention of this county,
hich met at Orwell, seems to have been a
Kralifying success, both In ' numbers and the
character of its performances. Other counties
contributed to swill the numbers, which were
about 125. The Convention was presided over
by S. F, Hlglev. Esq., and as announced, Prof.
Emerson of Boston -wielded tho baton, and
'showed himself master of the situation. The
inniat was Miss Parker. Among those who
rew upon the admiration of the convention,
named our own Mr. Harmon of East Ash
tabula, Messrs Granaham, Case, Young, and
Gear. Two concerts were given one a free
one on Thursday evening,as an acknowledge
ment of the gi neroua hospitality of the citi
zens toward the singers, and the other on Fri
day evening lor the benefit of Ibe association
An adjournment was had, subject to Ihe call
f the president, in the hope of a neeling iu
the fall at Ashtabula.
Attempt at R.ibbbry. As Mr. Andrew
Walton was about retiring at a rather earl y
hour, on Friday evening last, be was summon
d to the door by a rap. Upou opeuing it, two
men, will) blackened luces,.. entered, unbidden,
and' asked for wine, knowlnc, probably, iliat
Mr. W. raised grapes and was in the habit of
making wine. Ou being told that be bad none
to give them, they seised and threw him upon
the floor and covered his mouth to prevent
alarm. While in this position, Mr. W. was
held by one of the rufflaus, while the other,
with revolver in band, went to the bed-room,
where Mrs. Walton was in lied. She was
threatened with instant death, if she made any
noise or refused to disclose where Ihe money
was. She had, however, made considerable
noise, aud the dog at the door, had also sound
ed the alarm. To the demand for money, she
S lid there was none In the house that it was
in Ihe bank. ' Beginning ' to realize that the
prospect for booty was doubtful, and the
ularm bad been fully given, the ruffians made
their retreat, with no one to follow them and
leaving no means by which their Identity
could be detected. It is not known that there
is any one in that puacefu) community that Is
capable of such conduct, and bow entire slrau-
gers should know that Mr. Walton sometimes
handles considerable amounts of money, and
was, also, in the habit of wine mnkihg, cannot
be easily reconciled. Al! the money that Mr.
Walton had lu the house, we learn, was about
$18, which be bad on his person.
The tearful storms and floods that have pre
vailed throughout '- the country for the past
week or two may bo accounted for upon sci
entific prlucipbs. "Old Probabilities" bas
gone to Europe and leftthe weather in unexpc
rieuced bands, and a pretty mess they are ma
king of il. Tliey have turned loos upon' us
alternately waterspouts, hurricanes, aud lor
nadoes. " Thinks are fearfully mixed.1 This
catastrophe bas but one parallel In history
and that happeued Bonie lime ago. 'Phaeton,
a sou of Apollo was a fast, young man but
waseu't much of a driver he thought he was
but be waaeu'l. He induced bis old man, Ap
ollo, to lit him drive the chariot of the sun
for one day. ' Apollo reluctantly consented,
and Ihe young man being unskilled in tbe
management of the celestial coursers suffered
them to run wild, and they would have set the
world on fire bad uot Jupiter, who happened
lo be passing lhat way, (golug over to Vul
cau's blacksmith shop to get some Hinder-bolls
pointed,) comprehending the situation struck
Phaeton into the Po where lie was drowned.
Let "Young Prop." draw
bit of aucieut history
S lesson from this
JfiJitor Telegraph ; The bridge over Q iin-
ton's river is toropleieo", and i a yery good,
specimen of Qulntou's way 6f doing business.
Il was a query with some what such a paru-
like structure., was lutesded. , ror during Its
bulldiug, but now that it is done, there Is np
disposition1 to find fault K It alsof 'attests 41m
qualification of Commissioner Morrison leee
ihAi the county fuuds are Judiciously expttud.
4 ,ie vinlodJbtrV I ilia of b.Mrty PPrPY.
al of the contractor, and the conlractee.
Xqu have doubtless heard of the attempt
rob Mr. Andrew' Walton, of this township, and
of bis cool and gallant defence qualities lhat
were fostered belore ,tbe cannon's . mouth,
Ihe war of 1813.
' Yon have, no doubt, also beard of a bit
mischief perpetrated upon our fellow-oitlBan
Mr. George Biles, on Friday - night '.
leaving st bis door s nine pound boy baby,
without a pedigree. The story need not
repealed, as you nave probably already pre
Dared It for your gossipping' readers.- .
Our fanners are 'busw preparing Ibe ground
and putting in tbelr winter wheat There,
tlkelvlo be more sown this season, than 'far
many years past. - ' ' :' " J ' '"'
With s lack of material for a present letter,
look OOl for ooensioaai aeruanert mb - -
SAY BROOK. COPERNICUS.
following persons were arrrslRd ' for
orupikenntss and tried before Mayor King i ,
Aug. Mib-Allr Urdy, Matt Roach, Phil
lip Kennedy, each fined t4.90 end oosls,
: Aug. 29ib Patrick Bpenorr, $9.90. , .
, - i i i i. fl
Strong A Manning are , receiving cousttn
menu of superior coal by way of the Mahon
ing coal road end, sre finding markets for It
both eatl and weal sending ll to Palnsaville
sod Dunkirk. Its quality opens ibe markets.
Captured. One , day last week, Sheriff
Bilks captured one Chester Richmond, In
Kinsman, who broke Jail In Meadvllle, one
year ago last July, being conilued therein on
the charge of robbing a g-ntlemin neir Titut
ville, for $1)0. lis was hand a ovur lo the
proper authorities of that place. ,
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Our rraders who read with so much Interest
Ihe letters from abroad, contributed . by the
pasior of the Presbyterian church, will be
pleased to find another contribution, In this
paper, from the same pen, from Chsulauqus
Chantauqua Lake—Sept. 1878.
qua may not ie as attractive a heading ss
-From our European Correspondent," snd the
editor may not set It forth lu as large capitals.
nor with as many exclamation points ;' but
you cannot deny It the merit of novelty. '' Of
Ihe many newspapers favored with the Euro
pean scrap gatherer,' which is honored with'
Chautauqua giwalpf Appreciate, therefore,
your honor, as we are appreciating our pleas
We are not all Indians here, as you ml;bt
suppose, rlay, we have degenerated so tar
from the ancient Indians that we have forgot
ten the meaning of our ancestral name, and
the deeds of Chautauqua braves have become
but shadowy myths. . We refer you to some
musty eul;q Irian to Interpret us, and unfold
our legendary lore. We are living In. tbe
present, and no noble balf-brced among oar
fellow-citizens is bunting on these shores for
the "bones of our ancestors."
Tbe pretent is a beautiful lake one of Ibe
brightest and most peaceful in this State of
lakes. : It is not encompassed by mountain
ranges, as lu the wild Adirondack, but by gen
tle hillB, and green fields, and white farm
houses, and many a charming groye. It is
tike very picture of quiet snd contentment
jusl the spot to rest, a'ld sleep, aud forget No
whistle of rushing cars;, no hurry of busy
men: nothing lo break the silliness but ua
littld steamers which six times a day, stop at
our wharl, and call together the score of in
habitants for the one sensation of the neigh
borhood, to see who is coining anil who go
ing. If you are worn out with editorial cares,
throw asidu your pen, and rest by this glassy
sheet not of paper, but of smooth, clear, ws,-
er. You will return a fresher, stronger man.
and will have enough of facts and fancies es
pecially the latter to stock the Telegraph for
weeks to come. '
The lake is about twenty miles In lcngtb,
and is almost clefl tn twain at this point.
Above and below us Is a body of water, two
or three miles broad. Here Is a narrow, she!
lored neck. A well-developed wasp will give
you a good Idea ot tlie suape oi our nine; anu
we wanderers arc clinging to the waist
Our time Is about equally divided between
steeping and boating, saudwiched In liberally
with eating.. ; Quite a number here "go a-nsu
ing;" but our tastes do not run largely In that
direction we prefer eatiug fish to trying to
catcli them. A company of our fellow-board
ers labored six hour and secured , one fish.
Yet fish are abundant, aud adepts at the art
brlug them in by Ihe score, weighing some
times near a dozeu pounds. We have brought
In one; we estimated its weight at an ouuee
and a bBlf. We are satisfied. Boating furnishes
sport enough for us. We have achieved a six
mile pull, and count that something to boast
Of." ! IU .- il ' :!'
1 Every thing on Ihe lake In tbe way of hotels
aud accommodations. Is comparatively new
as seekers of pleasure and rest have but lately
discoyered this delightful resort But tbe rush
has commenced, and Is Increasing rapidly. We
predict that, ere many years, this will be
fashionable Center for thousauds of summe
Bemus Point is the plcssa'ntest stopping
place on the lake. Messrs. PIckard ft Manley
of tbe Chautauqua Lake House, do all that
can be asked lor the comfort of tbelr guests
Tue hotel Is to be eularged next year an im
provement which Is much uceded. There is
beautiful neck of land, called Long Point, tw
miles above us. lulling out ball a mile luto
the lake, and scarce over filly yards broad.
hotel will probably soon be built there, aud
these two points will vie with each other
their attractions. No other spot ou the lake
can compare with them.
" Six miles above us is tbe National Metho
dist Camp" Meeting Grounds a large grove,
with the front jutllui; Into tbe lake. ' There
are a number of cottages, some for "camp
meeting purposes, others owned by private
families, or rented by ' them for the summer.
Years hence, this will be an attractive spot
but a great amount of labor will be requirea
to fit It for comfortable living. The point
the woods, which is destined for A park, and
the square iu front of the auditorium, sre beat
aud dry, but all besides is wet sod. dirty;
black mud iutermiugled with decayed wood
and vegetables, and perfumed with all kiuds
abominable smalls. : We would suggest tbat
the Association, to whom the grounds belong,
clean out tbe wood aud haul gravel from the
shore on the avenues, before ihey sell any
more lots, or penult any owner of a collage
rent bis shanty to An Ignorant denszon of our
towns, who associates with camping-out, fresh
tiir.greeu grass and sweet smells. .
We did not reach the lake till the close
the cinip-meeting. - We had Intended to
looked in on the great gathering for a day
two. aud enjoyed its spiritual refreshasent
RjV. Mr. Morton,' and others from Ashtabula,
were beru, and have, probably, given you
full Account of the mooting; which, wewre
told, was yery suoot'ssful In Attendance and
toreat'" ' 1 ' '' " ' : 'J'1
'Bui 'we shall weary' your ' piatfeuee'' 'if
write oui " One Ibiuc tbat bas saddened us
our alar at this point is the destitution of
privileges. There is but one church
His vicinity -a Uuiversa'.ist, and even that
destitute of preaching. It 1 to, be boped that
as summer visitors begin to throng the Shores
of this take,' Ibey will bring with thein s i
Influence, which will result In the
of au Evangelical church, and
regular preaching of Hie gospel. '
1 bave neglected to say snyihlng, of
journey here, . Mosl of It, belug on tbe
Shore Road, ' Is familiar to all your readers
But the half hour's ride from Brooton
Msysvllle is one of the roost chsralog that
bave ever enjoyed. You rise for eight miles
t tfrado of nearly one hundred feet to the rulle,
sod wbeor yq reach Mm summit,? yon bxik
down upon, a perfect pQjriip.uA S. jJfcsmy,;
I.-. ...... -.-'.-)r a-
mwureisea wun-groves, siops is uie wosu
watits of Lake Krb, lyleg fr below yon snd
glistening In Ihe eonlichl to the distant north-
era norlson. Five mlnafc on Dial summit Is
worth tbe Journey from Ashtabula. But
RAVENNA, OHIO, Sept, 1st, 1873.
Creek, Haiisgrove, Windsor, Vo., Ashtabula
Co., Messopotairiia, Triimhnil Co, Park man,
Oeauirs Co., and GarrettsvlUe and Freedom
Portage Co., was very pleasant from the ab
sence of dust, snd gn'-rl frmlines snd In
creased beauty of landscape by late rains. In
the wbolo distanoa we only saw two or three
fields of oats, not yet A-Onr-id, while plough
ing for wheat, hauling manure, Ac, seemed to
be ibe main business of the fanners. There is
s pronrness in murmur on the part of us poor
mortals at all tinv-s, snd thus Hie least provo
cation suck- ss tbe visits of grasvlioppers and
potato bus aud a Utile too much rain or sun
shine, will open out t lie same old t- r-olpyed
story of "ruin and disater." We may allow
much of discouragement Dili snd most other
seasons, yet bur plan is lo dif count 50 per cvnt.
on an average, from averred fxl. .
Tho crop of hay Is short, but soWed corn,
and a general buibaiidittg of" resources,
ooupUd with the plenty of feed In paatures,
and prospective continuance, all go lo favor
an eaty passage through its ordinary winter.
Spring will doubtless show s plenty of hy In
market sgain. ' ' t
j. Corn sod potatoes a 111 turn out an average
crop; but then, the great staple of this coun
try Is cheese which coramsnds a price wblch
ensures largo returns. Tho plan of cheese
makers is fast obtaining, to buy the milk, and
with improved facilities -in m iking baiter,
thus secure larger returns to pit concerned.
Our short sojourn at R vk Creek od Hie
28th, only Improsod us the more with the tie-
iuf that the citizens irener.tlly Were public-
piriled, and would, willi n itiral advantages
improved, eventually till, with others, the list
of "proHpcrous railroad towns." Thupnpuli-
llon that day was somewhat depleted by tha
great miss of her citizen having (fine to Ah-
Uftula harbor on a picnic excursion.
We could but see from the many, residences
and other buildings lu the courseof construe
tint at Girrettsville, th it prosperity was at
tending the busiuess of her citiz jnaV. The resi-
nces especially showed an abundance of
means in their construction, as permanence.
fiuo architecture, good taste and Comfort are
evidently fully secured. This pUce, with its
advantages of water power the Cuyiliogt
river passing through the town, aud thu Mt-
boning or A. ft G. W. railroad, wilt secure
permunent properity to this noar important
Ravenna, the county seat-,nf Portage, is im
proving very rapidly the C. P. and A. ft G.
W. railroads passiug llirougli it, while the new
"VoungsUiwn & Ravenna R. K ," is projected.
Of late years, there has bjeii au increasing in
terest in manufacturing glasi, mowing ma
chines, pumps, ploughs, &c. ; besidis fl luring
and saw mills, go to insure the Phceuix-like
character ot the plaue. We m ist apeak of Ihe
High Schools affording a conspicuous and
ornamental - building of brick, in which the
hundred of students are graded in their studies,
and with the civilized and iu every respect anti-heathen
character of the citizens, nothing
but a proud success is likely lo crown their ef
forts. . "'.
Please excuse this hasty sctawl, and believe
NoBmEKN Ohio Kair. Tlie managers of
litis enterprise aonounce their Fourth Annual
Meeting to be held in the city of Cleveland,
no the 20lu, of September and to coutinue
five cays. ' . ' ' -
The most liberal Inducements are offured to
merchants, manufacturera, farmers aud others,
lo exhibit their various productions, snd to
compete for the magnificent premiums cnu
merated In the published catalogue of the As
The grounds of Ihe Northern Ohio Fair be
ing contiguous to the track of the Lake Shore
H ul way, which bas a branch ruuninit directly
into the grounds, should commend this Fal
to the interests of parties exhibiting slock snd
heavy articles 6f machinery, as all drayage
and. driving is obviated, ;
The lands of the society have have been
greatly improved during the past year and
uow presents a magnificent appearance. New
bjildlncs liave been erected, old ones thor-
migly renovated and every facility aud con
yeniencc that thought could devise bas been
perfected so that a visit to the Fair Grounds
will be a pleasure to the cxhibiter as well as
A glance at the' Premium Catalogue shows
marked improvement In the amount off -red
over the previous year, especially in the live
stock and farm product departments, over
$3,000 being offered in the latter, and upwards
of $12,000 being apportioned among horses,
cattle, swlue, sheep, and poultry. Tua other
departments bare been' proportionstcly In
creased ; aud lo provide for articles of espe-
ciul Interest, not included iu the list, a spec
ial fund of $3,000 has been set asid?.
Not among the least af tractions , at the Fair
will be ibe races both running and trotting
which will be held on the lour last days,
on the celebrated courses connected with
groiluds uf hc Association, and a list of pre
miums for which will be lound iu another
Thorough and systematic arrauemeols
have been, porfucled with tsl tbe K tilroad
lines in Ohio, which will carry property
exhibillou at the lowest rates given to any
Fairs, aud passengers will be transported
half the usual rate. ... . ...
A so Jo urn in Forest City at this most pleas
ant period of the year, and A visit lo the most
attractive Fair Grounds in Ihe Unite! Stales,
will thus be oue ol pleasure and profit to
How Noah read the Bible in the Ark.
Wm.- Culler. By rant, of tho New
York evening W) U traveling ia Flor
ida, ana in one ot his letters bo . gives
the 'following extract from tho sermon
of a colored minister fu that State. Tbe
preeehef hiid dwelt'7 awhile on tbo
of a man and the act of disobedience
wbicli bin, came nto tbe world, and bad
got as far' as tbe time of Noah. He tben
said: . j 1 , . .. ,
'De world got to be berry wicked,
people all bad and de Lord made up
mind to drown dem. But Noah was
good man who read the Bible and
wht tM Lord tle hint. Aud be tole
Noah to build a big ark, big enough,
hole part of ebryting alibe on
earth. And Noah built it. And
called eberyi libing ling ;fo come
and be save. And de birds come tijin'
to do ark, and the big Hon and da oow
nd do possoio came in and de horse
-come trotting to de ark, and de letle
worms 'some creepin' in, but' ouly
wicked sinuers wouldn't come, de
Uucbat Noah and his biar i rx. A
Aea the rain, come down.' but Noah
set comfortable, jtud dry de ark aud
rtad-btt Bible, Ajd'd.rufcJ ciltf Jowti
In big snonts and com up to de door
stops oi de bouses and Via to cober de
floor, and den de inner oe scared and
knock at the door obde ark berry bard.
And de big lion bear de racket and roar
and de dog bark, and de ox bellow, but
Noah kept oh reading de Bible. And
de sinner T, 'Noah, Noah, let na come
in.' And ah bbt, I berry aorry; but
I can't let vou in, for de Lord hablock
de door and throw away de key."
Aaiiimacn,nia r:Ounnandatorr Motion. Salt rata
la fTprmon A rvt
Vaara 1 aoaili tl ujr.
Slat, 0ia CsxMxa, acsd 1
ASHTABULA, Sept. 6, 1873.
Pi-alen pay tht following Pr.ara.
WaT-Nn. I Whin l en
in, -N... I Ked I IS lo I M
Coai'-aiH ll4 6
mi In Ik r si
Oat. omI 4l
Bi tt 1toi
Caini 10 lu IW
ll...;: . IMolS
KtHK) , M lo IS
Cnaia Milk-p?rton S (Ml
Cnnrr yiio toruaridoala.... M n
ASHTABULA, Sept. 6, 1873. From the Chicago Tribune.
wpr o -dsy,
bat train afeurnillf di-prnwrd bjr iho itrta'cr
evst ot rrnliit room. Mat ptirk waa la bcilei de
mand, and a shads Inner, at ft,.t)Y,j,t, W eaah. Urd
waa more atlv snd atmdy, at 1;,C per t for wtuO-r,
Slid tat summer rendered. Mean were dull
sad eailer. at 9'ai:x for tt( plrklrd ham. hake
frrljrhtK were an I re and fe blfhr, dwlni ai lie for
wheat to Buffalo. Floor waa quiet and tnn. Whrat
waa active and a half cent lower, ekxlnc at I'.ISX
eah. Corn waa active and weak declinlns; Hr. closing
at ),Sccaih. Data were moderateljr a-tl at T!m
seller the month. By waa aetlre and Ho lower, cl
atSDiB- Barter waa eidted, snd Stc hlgber. Hoa
ln( at tl.SB lor No. t, aodM for No.S. On Sat Ur
du? evening, laat there a, in atorein Ibec tj 17
ba wheat. St.811 bnorn, (I95,Sa ba oata. K.431 ba
rye, sod IDO.lt bo barter. Total, ,t3Ajm ba. Tbe
tog craaV wa fitrlr active at former price, or At.tAt
SO. ' Cattle Sontbiae dull and wsk.
teady and rmeheneerl.
Te Ceaaaaaptlvem, The ad vert liter, having b-en
permanently eaied of tbat dread dleeaae, Coaaun pllon,
by a simple remedy, la aaxloaa to aaake known b!
How atjftVrerr Ike meana ot ear. To all who deelre
It, he will send a copy of the preecrlptloa need, (tree of
charge,) with thedlrecOone for preparlnir and aatng tbe
tame, y. hteL they will lad s Mrs Care fir Cwuumpton,
Atihmn. Bronthtt its.
Partiee wlehlng tbe preaerlptlon will pleaoe sddrer
ll-y Ker. EDWARD A. WILSON,
HA Pens Mreet. Wlllitm-bonrh. ft. T.
Oliver Baker Sewlnil Before t. O. Fir her. J. P.
Machine IK. riatnrr I or ArhUhnla townahlp,
ventne I Aahubnla Coantr aad
Robert" Alrock. Deft. ) blale of Ohio.
N the 11th day of Aairust, A. D.
lim. eald Jnatlce laaed an order of attachment
in the above action, for the aum of fortr-Sre dollars
and fifty cents. if tSJO.) K. H. Pitch.
vi-ivo Aiiorney lor raiiniin.
rtenry Frank. Plalnt'f
Adam Bible. Deft
Before Pdward n. Fitch I. P.
of Afthtabnla townahip, Ah
tabnla County, Obto.
CX$ the 29th day of July, A. D. 1873.
v tbe eald Jnrtlce of the Peace Morel aa Order of
Attachment In tbe above action, for tbe a am of lb rty-
ono dollar and ten cents (fSl.lO) 1Mb
Aaniaonia, iwpt. aa, in. a. - hdiit iuh.
H en 17 Frank, Plalnff I Before Kderard H Pitch; t.
acatnst - V P. of AnhtatMita township.
C. W. Zinn. Det 't AahtabaU Conntr, Ohio.
ON the 20th day of Ju.lv, A. D. 1873,
the raid Jnrtlce oi the Peace fsraerl aa Order or
Attachment in the above action, for Uie ram of ten
dollars and tun cents if in 10) Hxaar Faaxa.
AShunuia, Kept, an, itm. sum
NEW FALL GOODS
Tyler 5z Carlisle's.
New Tycoon Reps,
New Skirts & Corsets.
. . . r : ., ... "
We call especial attention to our stock of Comfort
ables, believing we can sell them ready nude cheaper
than the (rat coat of the material.
t3New Goods received ever; week, at
TVLKR A CAB1JBLE
scud Kir taisHuue
DOMESTIC 8KW1N(I MAl'IIINk CO
roou mabi's ,
' ' Tbey Pnrlfr the Blood,
fTTTT) V nTille. blck Uadaohe. Jatmdtee.
U Xblti t Complaint and all diseases arising
a disordered coodliioo of Ike Stomach and Liver.
Manuferinrrtl by Pooa Man's Brrras Co.. Osweao.
H. v. f.T" Sold by all anmtil.ls. Ss cauls and (1
fli'f U, liaveu. Coao. Preparatory locoiiseor
busiueas, Circulars sent on application.
' W. if. ItLlbBKL, PrlnctpaK
tK Ofi eravt Agents wanted I All classes
Jk LU of working peupla, of eiiher
young or old, saake more money at work for ut In their
snare moaunla, oe all the tinsa, Chan al aurthinf
r'articnlara fine, Addxesa tt. STiNnVM -i Por
Uo.l, Maiua. Il
A FORTUNE. IIowJ
a V ilii
at la htot-ks and Hour,
r fro.e $1U0 to $UQU a aaon
HWaV VllrV 4i(lu ea aw"i v
attfren,- Je.lf. U II IIBJ4L stCO.
rt StM!H a B'T
llntirtf a.M vtt.lv a'
rv'l I 1 1 l f- I)..., t!.ikiu and
IIIUMb I p.nnn.i.n , HtX. S. AWkrBMi.
ATaanVfft St.. Amtoa. ISIS
OPIUM I A i
CHI t M p-rmeiiiy.
tifivruiif wr i
TUri W.tSir MP. All
Q. Aft rhuku, M. r.
IKNBl. IBNTS FSB fHM
. - " .' . .
A bvuk ef 14 par, abvwtnf how, .i4 hrM)
advenlae and aonulnlng a net of -rli piMOix wa
papera, wtlk mncb eahe rDnnriin rrf v-ril im
adTerttaeev. Adorer. 4kvO. V, BOW lilt. S.a
Publlabera, 41 Park Kow. Wew York. .... ..nil
oro. p. itowELi. co a amehicas -
tvn irrs. ji st is aero. .-
A book f vn . with Itior'a anA Pvjlfa
names dale ot S'UbiUI'Bier.t, aire, pohtiraabper1.
lion pricrS Ht cl catailoo of ill Kwpapre latii ktu
led Staiew arid llomtiilon ot Canada,
PHIlK, flVK arOLLAMA, .; "
tit malt. Aedre Pobll-hetr. Xo 41, r-ark BoW. U, T.
Grandest Scheme Ever Known.
Fourth Grand Gift Concert
run tun men tat r or the
Public Library of Ky,
nan uins fioo.ooo ;j
ill It 'rii kel" Draa s A . Olft,
fs200,000 vqt. tsrso.
Tlie t otirtii OraiHj olfi t'onveri, authorised by ape
clal act of ihe it ifUlalure lor the beniSt of ihe Publts
Miliary or k.-iiiutr wiii lake place In PabUe -Liluai
11.11. at Ixwlvllir. hy.
WLIJN'KBUA y, DECEMBER 8, 1878. .
Only litv tlivu-atul Ikketa will be aold. Tbe Tick
et aie uttiuvd iiflu ten coupiina or parte.
At lhl c.mo rt aliicb will be tbe eraodeat maalcat
ill-pluy i ter oiiaoculu tbiaoouiitry, lite onproteoeiit
eti -aia vf
divided luto l.oirh gtltr will be dlatrtbated by lot
ainon Uie licket-b-ilderi.. The uumber of llckela lo be
drawn ft-om ou aliwwl b) bliud chiiana, aiMi Uie gills
ft oui auditor.
LI T Of OIPT.
OMR OI D C'AMI GIFT . .-.
O.NK OKA Ml CASH OIKT
OXK GIMMI CtSU UIKT
ONE UK.I5V CAdll OIKT
O.Nt: OUAND AtH GIKT
10 C HI1JIM SI'MUU eack
SO CASH Oll-H JUKI each ...
VU ear a . . H
Ion each ....
'. ' IMU.UUtf
t.1 :AM! 01FT
no CAHU OlhT-1
lot CAMII (.lr n
VM CAM! I.1KT
Uft CASH IIIFTS
No C!H our
i.,uw c.vau oiF is
TOTAL It.fWOCirTfl. Alt CASH. -
amounting lu 1 1,500,000
The diatrihiitlon will lie poeltlve. whether all Ihe
ticket are old or not. aud the is.usu gifts all paid in
prop .ri.uu 10 sue tickets aold. . . . .
Frlee of Ticket I
Whole tb-kria $w ; halves $ ; teethe, or each eoapoa
:; eleeen Whole Ticketa for f iIO ; ttvf Tivketa for
t.Uou; IIS W bole Tickeu for $6.0UO: S27 Whole Tkk
eta glu.OOo. Ko discount ualese tkaa (MM worth vf
Ticket at a time.
Ticketa now ready for pale, and all sellers accompa
nied by ihe money i.rumptri ailed. Libeial terms giv
en lo tboee wlso buy to eell again.
. THOB. K. BRAMLETTB.
A'-'ent Pn'il I.lbr. Ky.. and Manager Oift Concert.
4tlm inabllo Library Bnilding. Lontavllle. Ky.
Iterated at Aaulaiid.
Tranevlvanla. Mix colleires in opcraiion. wllk tbirtr
roleeeora. ana sou siuaenis mm m oianse, a.uiire
tbe home of Henry Cnty and Old
Eolleifes la operation
Droleeeora. ana sou etudrni from Vi t
fees for colleinete Tear. Ssu. ezeepi In the Law, Medical
aud Commercial Coliejre Boa mine from SS 'to AS per
weik. or t aiaiugue, aduraes 4. u. uwrtaflJ, Begeat.
U xiui-'on. a.r. eisi
xoTicr. ; Ui
x LL p-rou are hereby warned against
taking or reenovinr any Band or Oravel from the prem
taee of ihe bnowrllier, from and af -er tuts dale, with
out Aral paying fur the same.
H. HUBBARD A CO.
A'htahula. June A IS7S. - JStt.tf
D. W. HASKELL
; I Auw rclTliitf dally him XmmietiM rarcisa f
DRY GOO DO y
CARPETS, OIL CLOTHS,
-. ' . . : - . . -i
- - . jr
for Ike Hprinif tnde snd I esn-sar with aatlafkcaon to
niv old frienos aud the citiseneof A, hubai County
ll.at it ueier a as more complete or betlr.
To Ihnee people seeking place to trade, X wpoid ssy
that lhat 1 pride myself ia selling -(' J,-. 1
dcalinar Justly and sclllii); st low prices. ' J
IiEMEMUEi: TO CALL OK -f
I Writ ' -vtJVr.Tyf '
t . K
Aihiahala, April an. lOTt. :
- V. TK:
j; Ckeap Night aad Day 4
T" ' uttli' Vm' '
HE Subeoribet Abaa juat opned
Store at Ike Station, la the new balNilae aciaJ a t.
Borers' Comer, where may be fbnnd a all Ulna, a aha
Meal. As, "
ply ot U rein Corn. Oe'a.
o ti p c it xi ii s
Kmhraelntf all needful enpnHa. ; , . . -aL
eaoioselaad beafioalUJ "f "T (o'. n,,n"r " ;-
i. . i - ."easBu.r ,
. 1.-. .!.. i ' , MM. .
Ills tL ' OKOOKKJtT and 6LAMWAS f. "i
nw- " -ateatlon f td aubsaribar to ba p i V f-4
'atntMaaeaetxSbieniuds.andtka' t '
atwMualhsy wtUlatxtfbiaMol jt . .
rfo soHoiajd jj, STumrutuer.
Aatbaja.lseu, jjtj, . u