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ST ATE JOURNAL.
JIY E. P. WALTON & SONS.
MONTPELIER, DECEMBER 30, 1839.
VOIi. 33, NO 15-WIIOLE JVO. 1732.
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-Vs l'OETRY.
, V;
VmIDMOUT MASS FOlt THE DYINO YEAR.
nv rnormon LosarEi.i.ow.
- yox.llic ycar i cmmR'ilJj
"' . And co i l"lo and bli-nrcd !
' ' DcaiIi. with fmsly li.ind aiid cnld, , ,
piucka Ilo "ld nian by tlio bcard,
Snrcly, snrcly l
' ' Thc lcavrs are fiUing,
Snlfinulv and .low i
," Cw! cwl " r0",, Ci",nS
It h "nd uf wcic,
A IHUIlll H 0f i
riito"?'1 ,hc w"'"'"""' moiinlnin paisci,
The windi, li'm anihcmv, itill i
Tli-y nrc ctmnUng mliiim nianc",
SlnginC'i pray tvt tlii poorio'll,
I'tay, iruj !
And tlie Imoded i-lmid?, lilto friars,
Ti-ll llicir bomls iii dropj f.f toin,
Aml patH'f h'ir dolefut prnot
Uut Ihoir prayer aicall In vain,
AU in vam !
Thtrn he itandii, in llio foul wcatlirr,
The f.iolisli, fniid Old Ytar,
Cronlicd wilhwild flowcrs nml with luatner,
Lilic ' ca-, dvspUi-d I.ear,
A kinp, kmi!!
Tlifn cimw lhcuninnr-hke day,
Hidi thc old nian ri-joicc!
Hu iy ! I 1 i 'llc. 01,1 ma" 6rl"
l.ovelli Iiit cr 10U vuicc,
Goiitlo nr.ii low.
To Ihe crinimn wnnds he noilh,
And ihe vnice fcnilnntid low .
Of im U utr. liko a dauglili-r'. brralh,
I'ray du imt mock mo n !
l)ii nut laugh at iMut
Ar.il n-v llio twcct day is dead j
Guld in hi nrnis ll lifi,
Nn siain from Its brrnlh is iprtad
Ovtr Ihe tlansy .kii s,
Nu inisi nor siuin !
Thrn, Inn, llio Old Vcar dirtli,
And lliu futesls uttei a moan,
Lilic tlio voictf vt ono who crilh
ln ihe wildornois alunt,
Vm nol Iws g1ii !
Then comos, with an anful rcar,
Gathiiin and sunmling in,
Theviufin wlnd fnim ljabrador,
Tho wml Kuimlyd 'n,
The aloim-wind l .
Huwl! howl! and from tho forcst
Swre p tho tcJ Iraven anuy !
VouU tho finiihat tlnu .ibhorreBt,
OSuul! could Ihut di'Civ,
And bcst'ept awjiy !
Por ihcrc thall cont a mifhtier b'ast,
Theio thrtll bo a ilaikiT day j
And Ihe Blais, fruin hcavcn Jnwn-rait,
Liko rt-d leavt, bo" swcpi awoy !
lCjric il'f)cin !
Uhtistic Klcysoti!
MISCELLANEOUS.
CIUCUMSTANT1AL KVIUIiNCK.
Tlm siiliiiiiiii'tl tinrrniivc, wltilo it btrikingly cx
liiliitstlio liillililf iiinl (iiivertiiin imttirti of circiini
Bt'itniial evidt'iice, ntli?!ls nlo a vunviiiciii! irntd'
tif llio iiitlisiieiisiililo iit:i't'raiiy oiroi:uritl(; niwl
ictd tusiiniuuy if ihe liiheM onlur inull critiiiiiiil
cuscs relttliiig tt) injtirieH ul" lliu ivism. Tlie nnr
rutor,.M.c Perl'oct, a snryuon nt IlaiiiinvrbUiiili,
Sfiit theVtalKiiiLMtt to lliu editnr ol' llio I.tinict
(Mr Wukluy) in Jnniiiry of llit: prcscnt yt-nr.
"It in now thiny jcurs ngo ilmt. ncuUlcntnlly
pns'fiiigiliti l'nck- Utirsf, 'riiiiriilunii-yrecii, my m.
teiiliuu wns iiltincted liy u ntolt of perMins cil tlm
lowi sr oner, iipsoh.IjIc-iI i'oiiiiiI llioiloor ol
iun, wlio cre vcry loutl in tlifir xerniiiuiis
aj-iiiiisl fcrnm; purMin who wus etthpccU'tl ol lmviii(
rniirilurt'd liis linnln r ; in coiroliuiution ii wlucli
J nr tolil tlinl Ut Ixnu'S werc futuitl ucur llte
prt'inin- wlicru lie formnrly ix'sided, npoti vievv
of u liicli u jtiry whs tliun c ittiti, id'tf r un niljoiirii
lliciit IVoin thc duy pix'criliti);. J foutid llmt tvvo
Eurf;cim liiul liut'ii tiiili)ccii;i;(l 10 inifpect lliu re-
nmi.id miil I liml nn ilfiillil lillt llwil f'l'Hl'V ilifnr.
liinlioii uh ui llnir clinnicr lind l)i:en ohin ncil ; I
curiunty nlor.u, tlieicture, imitictui inu to iiiuliu
wny intn llitt ronin, wlicio I Iminit tlmt tlio cnro
ncr, niiil I tivliuketi doiililii jtir , werc fittitij; for
tlm Bei'tind i1ay,:iiiil uin; t'ligugi'd in nn inveli
gntiin whicli tttidt'd to fchow llmt o liirnior nndJ
li nilua jjiinliic'i-ut Siiltiiiiouiirl liirm liail, it few '
jchis iivtiirc. u bidiliiT living uiili liim wlio wau
eniih't'il iii tln: liii ni, Init wlnu couduct wns dis
Mdtilt! uml irrt'guliir to it dcgreo lliul orten pro
voktid tliu ttti;er of liis nlilcr lirntlicr,.itinl somo
tiuii'ti lit'-s.'iii tti'ifu miil vitiluiicu lietwccn tlieni;
tlmt tliu n.iiipHr nl'tlio clilcr liroiln-r wau o little
utnJiT I'ontrol ustlie ciuidiict of lliuyoungcr; mid,
in fitii.-Uiut iltey liveil vcry uiicamfbrtably to
gutliur.
"Ouu wintpr's niglit, whcn tlie ground wuscov
fcred uiili piiow, tliu youngcr' lirotlier..nl)scoinlcd
frotn tlio lioliso, (mr tliey bntli liveil logether) by
lettiiifi liinfsclf dowir froin.liij cliumbcr wintlow ;
nnd wliKiilie wns missed llio ciisuinf,' niorning,
lns Ibotstrps wuro cluurly truced in thc tinow to u
cnni-ideriililu.'liFttince, ttor wuro lliure nny otlicr
t foqtBtBps tlran Ijis owti. Tiino pnsstd on, nnd,
oticr n Inp.-e nfsuiuu low vi'iirs, no liditiL'H wcto
' ltcnrd uf liis reiri'iu, nor purlmiw bitvc. tlicro evcr
bccii Hince. J-ottievnltt;rnihiis in lliu groumlts Mtr-
roiiiuiiui; iue iiiiuso.niiviiig uvun iuiiieriUKuii ny n
fiiilidtqiii'iit tfiinnt, (for tliu eldurbrolliur liuil llieli
lelt lliu liirtn) u skult'tnn wns dlig tip, nnd tliu nr
. ciiniMnncu nppeitred io coiit'lusivn llmt ono broili
er hnd inunlurud tbtwitbur, tlinl lliu popular clitnt
or u8 niise!) tn tlfn iliu'inBt, andu jury unipanull
. Ctl to invrntiKiite tliu Hife.
."Allur lUtvfiing utti'tilivt'ly to tliuso detnils, 1
vcnturi'd to rvipit'irt ul thu Corniivr to bo nllowud
tu uxiiniihe lliu Iioiil'H. wbirli 1 fiitnid ivnrn i'iiii
tninud in iL.liiiiiit!r ImtlJet m tliu furtbcr cml ol
tlm rootn, n,nd 1 fult inifeli flutturi'tl by liis iiiinn;
diutu coiiiiiliuiicc. f!jr he deairi'il tlie imrUli bentllu,
wbo wtid in nMenditncc, to placu tlicm tipon tliu
talilu; nnd lutving uiyslf di.-'pohtd ibuin in lliuir
' iiiiiiim! (irJi r, 1 liiuuil tbnt ibcv ri'iunscnicd tt nur-
son.olVliurt stnttiru, nml, Irmii tho oblitcrntion of
tliu b'lriiircs of tbe slitill, nnd ilin worn-ilown sloto
ot o teoin, - tniist imve iiuiongcd to an ugeii pcr
non, lint wlmt wns mv Bijrnriuu, ulifii I recon
fitrilt'tu'd tlie boncH, ol,lbu bkuluton, ntltl Ibtinil lliu
lowijr.iiDiifs ul'Uio triiiiK tn lic m ol u li'iiinlu:
Iliiiniediittcly doinintinicnti.'d tlio furt to ihe jtiry,
uml rrqticsti'd llmt tliri'O iiiedirnl tnen, wlie liml
before giveu ibeir opiuiotiA, inigbt bo tii'iit for, ono
ol vviiotn ntieniieii, iiiul witiiontn inomcni s liubi
tntion corroborntcd iny, rcjinrt.
"I nood. not ndd tlim tlio nroccedincs wcre ln
BtnntlV' M nn cml, nt Itinocenl innn iccuived tlie
i . i i.i.. i
.nincnuo iioiiorniiii i niu Diinjiu ui uu upoingy,
Iroin nll prwent, in wliicli llio coroiicr li.iiriil
ioino.l. It Iiiih biiiuu' buciuirovcd, buycind n
doiibt, tlmt llio Bimt wliero lliu bonrs wcre foiiiul
wns fornti'riy tbo slm V Inrgo gnivt'l pit, iii
'wliicli liordfB of gipsics not only nst'iiib.fd, Inu
! II.. I .......! .1 -I .... i i
OIM-IIHIIMIIIIIV lllirH II lliuir IIVIlll, l n-i mi l llli'ir
ekclutoim nru vn to lm fonnd in llmt vii'itiiiy.''
At thu distiumc of tbirty ycniH, tliu tiiirntlnr nf
iiih ocTiircnce lliuy wqn ioiik uhck iiiiiiii ii wiii
iilciiRinc, uml r.diiL'riituhifu liiinsclf iiiion liis linv
ing.beun "ttla bnppy ymtru'nii'iit. in tlio liands ol
Prbviilence, ol rum'uuig u wortbv nnd iiinorent
tnen (nJni tbo obloqny nndspurlmps tbo fulu of
ninnlHrer.''
Noi io forltinnlo ln 'ps Issno wns tlio rnnn wbirb
wo Kiilijoin ln tliM, miil wlilub orcnrrrd In Kng
lund nrHvionBly m lliu rvieii if Clmrlc II. Tlio
imrfiillvn is givrii in ojih of ibo carly voltinics nf
tlio (iontleinnn h Aliigii.ine.
"A gfiilleiiian ilied possi'sseil of n very consid
oroti'n loriune, wliicli liulcll to liis nnly ci)ld,
mugiitnr. qipninntig lns nrntiicr to tm tlio on
Kiintiniin, ntui cxrcninr ul liiit will. llio yoiing
l nly -. Hilion nbiiiit o'ulitcen; nml If blio bnn.
prned m clle inunnrriril, pr if iimrricil, wiibnut
childrcn, ber C'rinne w'ua left to bor eiinrilinn nnd
tn bfn belrK. Ah ibuintcri-Htol iliniini'l wn imw
inroinpn'ilil witli tlm lifu of tliu nicce, t-uvt rnl
ointr reiitiioiin iiintcil tlmt it wotild not be pro
jier lor ibeia to.livo togcther. Wbelher lUoy
wcru willinif to iircvcnt nny ocnislon of Bliinilcr'i
ngniiiBt tho ntiuU! in rnso ot tho yoiing iniiy'o
dvntb ; wlictbor lliuy liml nny npprcbunfiion ol
ber bt'ing in thiiiuer ! or wliclbcr tbi'V wcro only
ili-ronti'iui'd with ibc (hibcr's ilifliiiHiiion ol liis
fiirlttiiO, nnd tbnrcforu proiinciituil riiinoi'H to tliu
!...!!.. ..I .1 .. I . . ' . I !. I...
IUIIJIIIIICU III IIMI8U WIIO pOSf-l'FfLl II, CillllllH
known ; tlm nni'.lp, bowuvcr, tonk liis nieco to Ii'ih
bnnso nettr Ciinini! I'nicet. nml booii nUervvnrtls
sbu diBiippenri'd.
"ufi'iit iiKpiiry wns ntndo nltcr brr, uml it np
prnring llmt ont'bo ibiv kIiu wns niissing fbu wunl
ottt with b'T inicli! into llio forrst, nnd llmt bo n
tiirniKl witiiont hcr, bu wns tnltun into unstoity.
A fuw dnys nftcrwnrds bc wcnt tlirniigb n long
cxmiiimition, in wblfji be ni'lnnwlidgi'd llint bo
vvcn.otit with ber, niiil prctundcil llmt Mio fottml
tnenns to luitcr bubind liim ns ibuy wcru retmii
ing bonio ; tlmt bu Botigbtbcriit ibuforcBtns tuun
ns bc niiHScd ber ; nnd llmt bu kncw uut wbcrc
sbo wiih, or wlmt wns bcconto ol lipr. Tbis w
coiint wus lliotigbt improbiibli, nnd liis nppnrcnt
intcrott in tboiluiitb ul liis wnrd, nnd pLrbiis llie
pctnlcnt (il ofntbur rcliitions, coiictirrcd lo rnice
nnd Bti-ungtbi'ii snspiuions ngninst bini, nnd bo wns
doinincd in cii8tody.
Soniu nuw riicumnnncoa wcro cvcry dny ris
ing ngniiist liim. It wns fotmtl tbnHbo yoiing In
dy bud buen iiililrosscd by n nuigbborilig gtiiitlo
nmn, wbo liiul n fi'v dnys bufoi-u sbo wns iniss'ing,
sut otit nn ii jonnify to tliu miitb, uttd tlmt sbo liml
dridurcd tho wiiufil niniry liim wben bu rotiiriiud;
llmt lnr nnclo bntl fiuqucnily oxprcssi'd liis
ilisiipproliiiiion nf tlio inntcb in vcry Mrotig tcrnis;
tlmt sbo liml oCten wcpt nnd i-cprnncbcil liim witb
nnklndnt'ss nml nn ntiuso of liis powcr. A wo
iiitin wns nlso product'd, wbo swnro tbnt on llio
dny tlm ynung lndy wns mtssihg, iibout cluvcn
o ulork in tlio fnrunoon, sbo wns coniiiig tbro
tbo I'otust, nml bcnrd a wonmn's vo'tru uxpn.iiuln
ting witb gri'iitcngiiicfs ; npon wliicli sbu drow
nciircr tbo plnru, nml beforo sbo suw nny pi'rcon,
liourtl tbo s.iiiio voii'o cay, 'Don't kill tuu, inn'lo;
iloti't kill inu;' upon wliicli sbo wns grcntly turii-
ticti, n iii 1 iiiimoiliMtelv licnnns thu repott ol n liro
nrni vcry itcnr.slio mado nll Ibo bnsto sbo conld
I'rom ibo spot, biit con d not rest in ber iniml till
sbo btul told wlmt hnd linpponcd.
"Stlcb wns tbo ccncrnl itnp.'iticnre to niinisb a
itiiin wbn liml nilirdorcd liis tiicco to itibrrit ber
fortuiio, llint on tbis cviduncu bu wns comletiinud
nn.l uxoniitcd.
'Abinit ti n dnys nflcr tbo cxccution, tbo yoting
innv cnnio iioinc. It iippi.'mt'd, howuvcr, tlmt
wbni nll tbo witiiossofl lmd sworn wns irnc, nml
tliu lnct wns (niiiid to bo tbns cii'ctiinsinnci.'d :
"Tliu yoiing lady drcliucd, tlmt bnving prcvi
onsly ngiued to giMill" iith ibc goiitb'iiitin tlmt
uoiirlcd ber, bu liml givcn uut tlmt bo wns gning n
jniirney tn tbo north, Init tlmt bo wnitud I'onrcnl-
oil ul u littlo buuso nenrtbo Hknts ol tln: bii'st,
lijllli! tiino uppniiilL'd, wliicli wus tbo dny bIu;
dis.'ippciiicd. 'l'bnt bu bud horscs rcndy for liim.
scn iimi ncr, nml wns nttcnileil by two burvants
ulso on htirnehui'k.
l lmt, nssbe wus wulking witb hcr nnclo, bu
ri'pionchfd bor witb pursistiug in bor rcultttion
to ininry n iiirii of wboui bo ilifiipprnvcil ; Init
iificr mui'li ultcri'iition, sbo siiid, with m)iiio bcr.l,
'I Imvo sct niy liunrt npnn it; uml dmi'i kill inu,
iilic.lo, dou't i-ill mo;' tlmt jn.-t tH bb; bud pro
liiitiiired tbusu words, sbu bi'iird n liru nrni dis
HmiVo.l vcry ni-tir hcr, ut wbicb bbo slurted, itnd
iiiiiiiciliutcly nftcrwiird.- miw u iiiiiii coiiio furwurd
from nninnu' tbo trucs, witb ii wood pigyon in liis
litind, llmt bu bud j 1 1 r-t Bhut.
" I'but coniiiigiicnr ibc plnro nppninlcd fnribcir
ii'lidi-xvous, sbu forinod u prctctice to lut bcr tin
cle go on bcibro bcr, nml hormilor boitig in wnit
ing for bcr with u borsc, sho iiiounicd.niid itiinto
duitcly 101I0 olK Tlmt iiiMeud of going intn ihe
iinrtb, iboy rctired lo u liou.-o in wbicb bo lmd tu
kou lodgings, ucur WimlMir, wbuic tliey wuro
tnuri'ifd tlie Minie dny, uml in ubnnt u wcuk wcnt
u jonrniy of pb'iisuru to Friinrc, frmii wbcnco
ttbcntbuy rvtiiniL'il. tbcv fiist licuril ol" tliu mis
Ibrtuno whi.ib ibuy lmd inudvcrtt'iitly hfiiiight
upon ilu-ir'iiiiclu '
"So lllic-crlllin is lltimnn tcstiinnnt'. nvi-n 1
tbo wilnusscs nru nmccre. & so iii'ccnrv is u .-oin
nml iliKpiiBsiiinuto impiiry uml tb tt-rttii mition, with
spect lo criincs llmt nru ciiorinous in ibc biub-
est dogree, iiml couitiiiitcd with uvery possiblo
uggr.iVutidii."
Jlcctttfnl oj a Carnalinn Vitxced thrnuzh a Mie
roscopc. - 1' roin nn clcgnnt Imnquct, I tclccted n
curimtion, tho frngruiicu of wbicb lcil inutn enjoy
it frequcntly uml ncur. Tbusuiibu ofsnii-lliiig wus
not lliu only ouo nllcctoil on tbce occiimoiis
btle tbnt wim sntiiitcd witb ibc iiowcrlul swcct.
ibo cnr wns coiistanllv ntlrucled bv till i xircniclv
soft htii itgivcablc, iiiurninriiig bonnd. ll was en-
lo know tlmt soirio uiuninl witliin thu curt'rr.
inust bo thc nitisioiiin, miil llmt tbo noie mmi
oino frcni Bonio litllu crcattirc suitod to produuu
I. 1 iiietii'itly dislundcil tbo lower imrt of tbc
flowcr, uml placitig it in fnll light, cotild discovur
troops of littlo insects frisking with wild iollity
tiniong tbo imrrow pcdcstals tbnt stipportod its
loavcs, and tlio little tlircuus tlmt occupicd its
ccntru.
Wliot o fratrnlnt wnrld for tbuir Imbitntinn !
Wlmt u pcrlcci Bccnrity doin ull unniynnco in tbo
ilusli y IiiifI; tlmt stirrouuded tlio bccdu ol nciion
Adiiiting n inicrnscnpc lo tuko in nt ouo viow tbo
wbolu 1)111! of tbo flower. 1 cnvu inyfcelf nn oniior-
lunity of contcmplfiiiiig wbul iboy wuio nlinnt,
nml this for nmnv duvs toucthcr, wiihniit uivlug
llioin thu lcnst (lifiiiiunnco. 1 htts i coiilil di.-cov-
crlbeir econoinv. ibcir imssioiis nnd tbuir cnjoy
..n.iitu ii.n , n.. ti.to ,irtn.,a;nii i..i,i
III1.IIIC. i ui IIHUI llolillli;i Ull IIIIO UVLHOIUII) llllll
givcn wlmt nnliiro sconied to Imvo tlcnied toibc
obiocls nf contcintiliilinii.
'I'l... i. ...... r .i... n ...i...i t.tr
itsinlliiencc, to n vnsi pluin; tbo slcmlcr steins of
i nu iiiibu ui iurc iiiivtt;! (lAluniiuii ui;iii iiiiut:i
uif. ioiivcs uucuniu trtitiks ol bo innny smt.-iy cu-
unrs; iiio tnrcuds iii thu iimlillo, socnicd t oiumns
of u niasHy strui'.tnre, Biipportiug at ibo top ibcir
buvcrni ornoincnlH; nnd thu imrrow spnccs ne-
iwcen woro cnmrgeil intn wulks, parierrcs, nml
ernicvs. un mo poiiblied lioltoius ot thcso,
bricbtcr lliiui I'urlan nmrlile. wnlkcd ln nnirs.
nlonc, or in largur coinpnnics, tlie wingcd inbnb'
ilnnts. - Tbfsc. from littlo dm.lt v lli-fs. for siipIi
only tlm niikcd nyc wotilil bnvusbown thnn, wcro
iLum r.il.'o.l t.. ..1..:,.... i. . i
"; "" iinii, (jiiiu'i ing ii i ii 1 1 ui , muiiicii
wim uvuig piirpiu, iiiih witn ii ginssy-golil tlmt
would Imvo nmdu nll tlio bibors nf tbo looni con.
tt'iupliblc in tho cotiipulit-oii. 1 conld ut b'isiirc,
nsibcy wull.ed tcigclliur, ndniiio tlu-ir clcgnnt
llnihs, thetr vclvcl sboiilHcrc, nml Ibeir cilKcn
wlngs; ibcir bucks vyipg witb llm cmpvi-i nn in
its blno ; nnd Ibcir cyis otit gliitciiilg'it,o little
tmtiiu niitl I iT 1 1 ... . i ..l....t. ..t'..i I ..1
l. .i..-, .'iiTiiinii iuivivii iii-rti iipiin, uilll Ul-
ninst too grcnt lor ndinirutlm).
1 coiilil ohscrto llii-lll lil'ii; uiiiLlinr' nnl ihoir
f i. i . ... , . .
of tln'jr biizing wings, with tbcir littlo songs
iininin: ciiiiiii'N ( o ir IIL' llii'ln wiIIi llm iiiiimk
imiiiu'U lor ilicir littlo nrgniiK, leml'uiK Ihi'in I'niiii
wulk to iMdk, nnioiiL' ibo nfid d slindci'. nnd
poillllllU' outto K.ir t(. (,,, fj,ji ,.,.,r(
just biirstliig fioui Koiuovein wilhin ibo llvbig
inn. 111:111 wi'in Un. iii.i-r.i ,1 ....,
bnn niyrl o uhch ot i p,i,'an f ,m.y, reulizcil.
Ilrrulho Imppy lovcrs HHi'lit ibcir ibivw in invr.ns
ilnlliancoi or, ni thotriiiiupliRi.fthoirliitlc. iciiph,
bkippcd ulicr ono nnotbcr, from mciii tn bicm,
IIIIIMllg tlio luiintcil Iicph. or u'in.'i.il i .Ii
fllgbt ln Ibo rloso fhiidnmv
inrovcl, iimlisttirbtd.in lliu boigbts of felicity.-
X'UIVbC.
Htsu't in .Mich'gnn. Thu Mlchign'n Slnte.Ionr.
nnl of ibu W7ib nlt. givcs tho finul rcsult ,in ,tbis
ytatu ns follows :
1839. 1B.18.
Wblp inaj. Tory inni., W. innj. T. niiij.
1U90 040 1085 liiSO
(Ua 1085
354
1598 Wlng Sa)n.
DK1MO0HATIO WJIIO TIOKCT.
FOtl PRESIDEKT,
WM. HENUY IIARHISON.
or oino.
for vicn rnEsiDK.NT,
JODN TYLER,
or vtnoi.MA.
VOICE 0FTI1E WIIIG PRESS
From Ihe Ktmubcc Jaurnal.
Itis witb inticli sntisfarlion we nrc nb'e to nn
iioiinco thu noniiiiutiori oftho HnrrisbnrgConvon
tion ; wo go lor thu eounlrv not for nicn. Wo
liKvn long bccn of ibo opinion tlmt Qcn. llnit'Uoil
is the most poptilar candidiito who conld bo bc
lixteil, nnd wo hiivu gicnt coiifiilenco in bis biic
ccss. Ilolms iimiiy poinls of clmrnctcr wliicli
Hhonld jtistly cmlcnr liim to tbo Irnu Btibstntitiiil
iloinocriicy of tbo fonntry. Tbotigh icintnknbly
fiiceosliil ns n inilitnry nmn, bo hns bccli elill
more pnpiilnr us n civil ollicur. It is diliictilt if
not iinpossiblu lo liml n itmn wbo hns notditcbnrg.
t'.d Mtcli triultiilicd nml complicntcil dlitics failli
fully witbotit niaking moro cncmics. All who
knmv liim ngrco in siiving tlmt bc is ns hoticst n
man nsuvcr livcd: nnd the oviilcnccs ofhis milil-ni.'.-s,
bis gcni'Kibity, nnd bis buncvolciicc, nru
thickly eliibti'red on every pnjro of tbo bistory ol
tho west. Imlocd boisjitbt Bticb n innn ns tbo
honcsl ycunmltry of thccoiintry s'.iotild cnll to tho
bcnd ofnfruirs, to mku tlio li'iul in tbnt tborotigh
rclorm of nbnscs which is nbsoliiicly cGScntiul to
thc prcscrvntion of Kciiiililiean libcrty. Aniong
bis Iricnds nnd ncigbborsnt liis I'arm on thc North
lleml oftho Obio, lin is n sort of patriarcb, lookud
upon nnd liclovcd bko nlulhrr; ho is 'nost em
plmiii'ally tbo pour 11111113 liieuil : no mcritorious
cbild of wunt cviTcnl'cd 011 bini I'ur ri'licf in vain
ho btill uiainltiilis old VirL'iniu hniiiitidily, tbotiBli
far from buitig rieh. buvilig lost mo.-t of bis prop-
crty liv lifingbcciirity to hislricmis. Upun heur
tcd, friitik nml Hiirere, bu is uttcrly incupablu ol
nny (rum1, dci'uption, or siuistcr dcsigii. As Gov-
crnor Dflmlinmi bc woli goldeu opiulons frniu
nii'ii of ovcry pnriy. l'crhiips no uxccutivc olli-
ccr wus cvlt iiioro bolnvi'd. Sncli is thu uuiforin
tcstiiiiony nf tho old nicn ol'iliut statu, 11111I inilccd
of till tbo ronhwcst.
I'r m Iht A'tio Haven (Ccnn.) Palladium.
Wbul 11 i-plendid Aibuinistriilion will tho old
hcro Imvo oti bis clcclioii! liis iiaino is tho tuw
cr of stiungtb in tbo battlc: biit ulicr ibu virlory,
thc pillnis ol bis Mipporl will bo Clay, Wchsier,
Tiillniadgc, Si'nit, Hoiitb.ird, uml oihcfs liko tboiii.
With nosiiiall Bbiiro ol ibo sagnuiiy, putriotisni,
iiini iutulligeiicu rf thu Futhcr of liis cotiutry, bu
will liko Wnshingt n, cull nrotind biin ihoso inore
brilliiint, Init 110 inore wortby than biiiibclf, uml
udiniiiisicr thu govcriimcnt iii 11 iiuiiiner us dillcr
cnt frnni ihoso who now ilircct ii, us is light I'rom
durknoss.
From iht Hartford Cmirant.
Tho Convcntion wbicb Intely convened ntllnr
risburg for tbo iiiiiiiiiiiitioiiof iicaiiiliilate for I'ios
idout oftho Unitcil Stiites, bus purlbrincd itsduty
in n iiinuiicr wh'f.b, wu hclirvi!, will nicel ibc up
probalion o( cvery Wbig in tbo Unioii. At tlie
last I'rcsdcutial clcctinli, 'whilo tbo Wbig parly
wnscriibbi'd nml 'iifcblel by 11 beric of lliu uioi
dirboartcning dclcats,, William Hcury Hurrison,
i'Ohio, wautcd only tbrefl' ibnnsand otcs to bc
1 i ru tho ilol'fiit nf ftlr Vnn liiircn. Tho nniioti
w aMonisliKii at tlio wondcrfiil pnpuliirily oftho
ut run cliicliuin. HoBWuptthe wbolo West ns
n fnu .-oniiiliiiicsswcrps ibeir own boundless pra
irioit. Obio, Imliiiiiu, Kcntitcky, Murylnnil itud
Nuw Jcrucy, wcnt lor hilli by ui-cliiiiialioii. Con
lierticllt, tb 'ii iu tbo deepect bltingh of locofiiisin,
giuu Vnn Jiincii only livo luindml nmjority.
IViinsylvuiiiii uwoku Irom hcr loug slucp, nml ru
ditccd tho Vnn iltircn blrength in llint ftuto to n
nieio iiuniiiinl iisccmlancv. All tbii, nml niorc,
wnsdonu by tbo Btrcngtb of ono invinciblu nuinu
WiUuiiii tlcnry llnrrison;-nuu 1111s ui 11 unn.-wlii-n
iIim
101I bv nu lcss llinii tbrcc cundldutcs
i.ii- iho Prcsiduncv. V ihiuk 1I0 nmn, who con
bidcis thuto fucts, can dot.bt Ocn. Iluirison's pop-
nlnritv.
llut sctling nfitlo bis ucknowledgcd pnpulnrity,
Iri ns lonlt lorn tnoniuiitut hisperbnimi iuerits.
Thmo nro tbnbi: who aro in tbo liahit of bpcnkiug
of (jcn. UuriibC'ii, disparugingly, nml soinc uinoiig
tbo Wlng purty 8t:cni igiiurnnt ot liis rhnrncter.--Wbnl
will ibcsc iiien sny to llio fnct llint CJcn
llnrrison hns beld iiioiq officcB, ch il uml inilitnry,
tbiili nny olbcr citizen of tlio Uuitcd Sliitcs nml
tlmt ho hns perlbriiicil thu dlitics of Ihoso ofliccs
in a mannor wbicb bas glvcu nuivcrbnlbutibfaciiuii
At the ngu nf Ii) bo ctitercd tbo nrinv, ns Lictiteu-
nnt, undcr Gcn. Wuylio. I'rom tbis oliico bu
roso lo tbo coininnml oftho North Westurniy, in
wbich suition no lotignt tuoru liaitles tliiin nnv
othi'r (innurul siuco tho icvubition, and uevcr suf-
fcred ndefeat. r or ili.ilccn jcnrs he wns (Jov
crnor of tbo N. W. Tcrritnry, wbicb tlien inclu
dod ibu wholo Norlwistcrn pnrlion oftho prcscnt
Unitcd Stnies. liis popnluiity ut tbis liuic, nnioug
tho sctilcisof thut cotiutry, wus unbotindcd. aml
tbny nre now pnutiug for 1111 oppnmiuity to proo
.1 . tr' . . ; 1 ., .. ..1. .1... 1...11... i1
iiicii" iiiiuciiuii 111111 ri.-giii 11 iiiniiiii inu uiiiiui uoxcs.
For six ycnts bo wns Unitcil Stutcs Sciintur from
Obio, uml ilinso wbo doiibt bis nbiliiics as 11 slutcs
1111111 uro rofcircd tn liis cloqticiit uml iiuirintic
ppcccbcs iu llmt bojy, on tho Btibjuct of tbc indti
pcmlcticu ol'tho S0111I1 Aiuericnu Kcptihlirs. Ile
wns nlicrwurds uppointcd Forclgu Ministerby J.
(I Ailniiis, uml tcas recalltd by Andmo Jackson.
Sucli is Willintn llcury lltiriibon. With liis
tritiiuphiiut 1 1 a 11 iu ciiibliroucil nu thcir bauncr,
tbo Whlgs of thu llnioll. wo fccl nbBiirud, will
iiinrcli to victory. Tlm ilclcguics frnni cxcrypnrt
nfthu conntry, nt llurribbitrg, plcdguit tbuir con
Btilticuts in bis fuvor. iVr. Cluy nml Gcn. Scntl,
througb tbuir fiicuds, botb uordiully ucqiiicKccd iu
ibu miiiiiiiiitiiiu; uml now witb high bnpcHnml
fixud dclcruiimition, tbo W'liicn Imvo tmly lo tinitc,
nml witb llurri.nu uml Tycr for tbeir rnndidiile.,
uml iliolilciibiugiif llcbvcti on ibeirrxcrltons; ibeir
bticccts is cuituui.
From Iht Prouidcnee Jaurnul.
Tho iioiniimiinn of Geu. llnrri-on, uo Imvo
gooil iciiMin to bclii-vc, iiiccIk not only tbo iifqui
t'Hci.cii of Mr, (.'luv's hniii, but o" hU judgini'iit.
Wu bcliovc. uml wu Imvo rcnsoii for buliotiiig,
llmt it Is thc npiiiiuii oT Alr. Uluy, lliat uon. I'ar
riniiii is thu siroiimfit innn, nml llmt if ibu ncciilinr
ilcliwy of big puh'ujou liml not i.iovi-nti.'d liim
fioiu (.iiiny bis iidvii'u, bu would buvu rccoin
iiiondcil he uoiuluaiion lliat bas buun tuuilo.
From Iht A. If. Courier.
Wo aro trnly wrll plcniscd with thu iinminalion
inano at iinrriKluirg Innt wcck liy tliu v h'g Con
veniioii. inni rcirut iiiiicn tlmt our liinita un not
n lnw uu to givuu moro full dcliiilol thuoings 11 f
1110 VyOnVCIIIIOII,
HiivlliL' uxnrcsBcd ntli nrcfcrcnrfl nf Gcn. II
' for tho I'renidonoy ovcr nll otbcr cnmllJiiics 1111111 -fd,
innro llinti two ycnrs ngo, nnd nur lllllo Bhcut
luiviug licuu tho I'llHt in Nuw Hiicmml. wllh nnin.
glo excrption, 10 hoiat ibu lliirrixun llnniii'r, binco
thu histrniitctil,it tuiiy vcll bu mippn-ird tbnt llm
liotnlimllun ul Gcn. Ilurr'uon is preelsnly vvbut wu
dcflired.
The nnniinntioii of GovcmorTyl r,of Virgln n,
icr vico rreiiucut, wus mado witu vcry grcat un
nnmiiiy, nm t.xcccnt ndniinntlon. Tho
J.'"8 Imvo now rumlidulcs for Prcsldent nml
Vico l'rcsiili tll tC 11 Iiiiiii nnv imrtl lnntr tu, tirntiil .
nml wo irust ibcy will bo triuinphiinlly siiataiucd
by n innjorityoi tho frcumcn of tbis Union.
. "urt ho oihcr noiiiiniitiou wbicb the Convcn
tion c.oubi Imvo iiindc, would liuvo bccn so wcll
reccivcd.
From Iht A'eit- Jtraty Slalt Gaztttt.
Thc iinuin nrnr.11 vvtnt.. ... 11 n..rr:.... m
Jcrsey's litvorito tbo fnvorito of tho country
111.1111111 01 mo pcoplo, 1 mised agiiiu ut our
linr-, IIUI1II.
Itluis liccn thero licforo, Iu '39, nml it wns
llicio 111 ,5 but nevnr undcr sucb brilliuut atis
piccs ns now,-uuvcr inspiring tboso wbo rully
iiuiud It, withsucli u glurious nfsuranco of euo
ccss. v'l.'s m,,v tlio chosun rnllying point oftho grcnt
Wlllg p-irty : nml mnrn 1I11111 iliiii it t. 1 1 ... ..I.r.u.n
bmndiinl thu helovcd flng of thntummts uml icns of
tboiigiinds ()r frnenicii. It wns rnised in obcdienco
to thcir wisi)expit-sscd withsucli nutliority tlmt
..m ,10 ivcro coiiBiruilioil to liow to it. 11 is
linilcd tbroiigbout t,u m, by tbum, witli lotid
boznninis.ns tho goldcn bovi of protnibc, forcfhow.
ing tho Bpecdy dissipntioti oftho Biorms tlmt now
lowcr 011 thc cmintrv ! nnil
tbo Rlnrioim siiinhino ofpnstcrity llmt is sonn, un
dcr tho n.biiiiiisirmiou of Hnrrisou, to wnriii, nnd
cbecr, nnd I tijbtcn tbis rcgciicrulod lnnd.
blmll wo, nccd wu, ducctid 10 particulnrs?
o! lor Ihb country hns nct Ibrgottcti thu brilliant
btnry ol tho last prcBidctititil clcction. It hns nnt
forgmicn witli wlmt ubtonisbiiient and surpnso it
snw Gcilcrnl llnriison, witbotit thu uominntion of
nny parly, nnd with only tbo pnrlial support of a
! j ' "iii iniiiun, nnu wcnncr ihcn irom
11s diMrticiiiiiis--nui brrnight forwnrd until tbo
vcry cvu ol tbo eh ctioii, nnd yct brcnking down,
with n ginui's lorcc, thu wcll ilrillcd h-giuns of the
oiiciiiy,-sc.!tturing full mny 0f ,1(Jir B.rongcst
bunds 111 wili. disurilijr nnd dufeut, nml nlinotuc
coiiiplishing thcir tolul diHconifiitiro.
ilu will compliMuiioiv, the work ho tiicn so
wcll hegnn. llc will swoc) tbo country from llio
lock til Plymouth, wbcre thu futbcrs of New
iMlL'lliml first Iroil llllOII nilr ulinr.-a ln tln. Inn!
froniier Bcttlciiuint nf thu fnr wcstcrn btntQS.
.Viibfnclnisctts uml Vermont, Hbodo Islnuil und
Coninxiiciit.rcgoncratcil uml impiirtiul New Yotk,
our own Nuw JerKoy, Puiuisylvnuin, Dclnwnre
und Miiryluiid, Obio, Indiumi, lllinois, Kcntncky
und Micliignu, wiib thcir ono huti Jrcd nnd suvun-ty-nino
elcctornl votcs, will Btnnd biiIc by side,
nnd shoiihlcr to shotildcr, foniiing 0110 boI'kI, un
brokcn pbnlanx iu bis support. Aml thu poor fox,
tho pnltry lool ofu piiny.uftur nll hiscunning nnd
nll bis intrigucs, bis ilisgrncc, nml liis corrnpiion,
nml iiioinfiiiny wbich corruption iiivcs. lullun iu-
to 11 niisirnblc Aiitiority, will siuk inln thu obsctl
riiy congcniiil to bis wcukucss uml iiiciiuncss.
Thu iiominntiou of Gcn. Ilui risoii is uinpbnti
cnily thc muniimlion ol thu pcoplo. Tho lciiib rH
ofpnrty wiinld buvu prufcncil nnoibur; but tho
voicuof tho coufilry rotbadu it, uml lliat voicu wus
nboyed. llc is n iiiiiii ol Ihe pcnple. For theni
nml bis countrv, not liko Vnn liurcn, for n parly
uml hiiusi'lf, Iiiih bo livcd, nml laboicd. liroud
cnst upon nll bis cnuutryincii, thu goud dccds bu
bas iliniu, Imvo slnal thcir bciiigniint iiifliicncc j
uml bis tidiulrnrs uml siipporicrs uro us numuroiis
us tlmt inlbioilcu was wide. Thu tiino lm- come.
wlu 11 11 L'rnliiful cotmtrv. inindfulof its duiv totlii)
iigtal (biuimiii, will ruwnnl liim wiih its 'biglit-st
honois, nml pluco ibu bighusi bulo ofeurtbly glory
nroiiud bis buury la-ad.
Tbo nainu of IIAUHISON is cnuin-ctcil wlili
ull tbnt is glorimis iu tbo fame of thu Buldior of
frccdoiii, nml not durkciii'd by 0110 i-angiiiuo (ipot
of tlmt blond gtiillhii'ss wliicli nlt.'icbcs itsclf to
ihoso wbo iiiurder niiinkiud lo nroinolu thcir own
M!lfili'.iiiibitioii. Tho wcstcrn scttltr wbnni bu
protucti.-d from thu toniiilmwk nl' tl II! K.1V-
ngc, blcs.ts bini fur suving bis fuinily from 11 crti-
ui uruui, inni uiving inni tlio opporiuniiy ol pur
cha.sing tbo lund 011 wbich ho hns (cd nnd nurtur
cd to iimturity bis hutid nf brnvo sons nnd virlti
ous ilaugbtcis. ln liim wo bebolil thf Oincinnn
tiis nl tho Repuhlic wbo mncr uushciiibcd liis
swnrd cxccpi ut tbo cnll ol liis country, cml 10-
inruuii 11 iu inn BCiiniiurinwhcii tlm warlnro wns
mer, rjtiring ngnin to tbo lillngo ol' liis fields.poor
us Epuiiiiuoudas und puro ns Aristidcs.
I'tnntytetiMa Jttpublican.
From Iht Baltimore Jlmtrican.
"Whntuvcrnmy Imvo been tbo tenilnimr nf
pcrifonal prelcrencec, Iu tiino pust nml wo our.
kcIvts buvo hnd such prefcrcnccs, if lcbs stroiiL'lv
V7i 1 1 c""B'y tuuii tnoBu 01 our
Wlng brctbrcn tho moineut Ifus now uomo lor n
iinivcrbiil rully, ol thc liiondsof go.id goverrunont,
in supiort of ibo cnndidiitcs plnccd iu noininniion
by "u Wbig Nntionul Convcntion, pionerly con
stitutcd." 11 J
A Convcntion of this charucter, und tbtis con
stituted, bas, undcr n dccp bciiso of tho icsponsi
bility iiiincbcil 10 tho nct, nml with n unaniniity
und ivholo-bcartcdniiss wliicli nro ns rcniniknhlo
ns ibcy nre gralily ing to rvcry true rriendofbis
country, iiindc nml proclaiinod ihe noiii.yations.
Aml lliesu noiuinntiuns, in piiiunnco ol n cnrly
uxprcBScd, nnd coiibtnntly pcrsihtcil indetHi iuiim.
tion, wo placu this dny ut thu mast bcnd, roaolvcd
to icld tbeiti u coidinl uml cnrncst support, in tbo
uivusuroof our ability. Ablo nnd tricd mcn nnd
tiuo Whigs, ihey nro wortby of thc support ol all
trtio Whigs. "llnncst mid cnpublo nnd -aith-ful
to tbc Co.nstitution," ibo cumliilntcs nnnied
Imvo, ono nnd l'th, n jnst clniiii to tbo confiilenco
nnd btipport of nvcry true fricnd of consliiutioiinl
giivcrnuicut. Thut tbcy will rcceivo eiicIi sup.
poit, in tho dny uf ninl, whcn i.-suo bIiiiII Ibriiml
ly bu joined bctwccu tbo Consrrrativts und tbo
Dcslruchvts nf ibo lund, wo umy uut donhl.
Tbtis hclieving, thus coufiiiiiig, nml ilius, in our
own course, rcfiolvcil, wo cordiullv responit to llu
ficntiinout of 11 boii uf Alurylaml, nt tho llnirisburg
oiivi.'iiiiun. iui-iiuiiig 1110 img 01 iiAniusoN
und Tvler to the brcoc, wc rupea:, under tbis
bunncr whcn hiiru nn issue couics un wo can,
WO MUST, WO WILL TniU.Ml'll.
From Iht Richmond IHiig.
Jf'lng Nominatiatis ll'hig Uuanmitu. Hvcrv
Wbia ircss wbicb bus fnllcn undcr wiircyo binco
tbo procccdlngs oftho Nuiioiiiil Convciuioii wcro
known, hns icspomlcd 10 llio miiiiimiiius put loiiii
bythiitbody. Cluy iiicii, Snott 1111:11, llurrison
inen, Wcbstcr nicn, Imve ull hoen uicrgcd in lliu
gi'cutcriind ninru gliirioiis nppu Iniinn nf WHIG.
Alluvow ibu pntnotic ilctpriniuntioii tu iIifciiiiI nll
pKrsomtl ircfcrciici.'s, ncd go for thu ih hvi rancu
oftho couiury frnm thu bnni.'l'til iiiibrulo which
utllicH it, MrClay binifcllsL-i llic nulileanil inng
nniiinioiis cxnuiplc, nnd ull nru followltig witb cn
thiiMiism uml ziniI iu bis ftii)ttciH. Tho grcnt Op
pnbitiou pmty nf tbo Cnuntry ibo fiirinurs, incr
clmiiis, nml uicrhnnios, wbu for )uars Imvo bccn
roaiilug undcr ibo nppro-sinu, nml Bitfl'cring
Irom tho mischif otis iiiciibiircs of ibo rclguiug
dynnsiy, Imvo now, for tbo lirM liinc, uindc 11 du
ti'pnint'd nnd uuiteil rully to oti.-t llio linavcs
nnd clmrlutnns who huo bccn coiiHiiining ilioiub.
hliitK u of tbo lund, und piosiiiuting llm Govcrn
inent to purpusiH of pcrsoiml niubitioii und ciipid-
jFVowi the Wilmington AorfA Carolina Stalttman,
"Our nmitn i", priuciplcs not ini'ii. Gen. Ilur
rinoti hns proved hhuHolfun old uml gond soldicr.
Ho hns dono tho clmiilry iniicli scrviio - bu, in tbo
IniigimgH of Ibo Vico Prcsldi'iit, bus fought tnoro
buitli'ri ih'in nny uiiin iu Ibo country, nnd "nevtr
t 'sta bntlle. ' Ilo is with tho big pmty 011 all
llio grcnt niL'nnires of tho Giivcrnuicut.
Lut llm South, then, rnlly arniilul hiin to a innn,
and let thcir motto bc, Unionfor tht take oflht
L'niii.''
From Ihe Satdh Carolina Soulhem Medt'um,
GEN. WM 11. 1IAUIMH0N ANDTHEPUES.
IDENCV.
Wo cumo otit boldly at tbo onsct for llcnry
Clay, focling nnsurcd tbnt ho would rcceivo tba
noniinntion, but nro now conipolled lo aludo by
tho dccision of tho Convcntion, in tbeir prefur
cnco for Gbii. lliirrison. If tbo conibincd wis
dom of tlmt body considcrs Gcn. Ilurrisou a moro
nvnilnblo cnmlidiito, wo sliull tiot pretcml to qucs -
t on It, Init tlirovv oiirsulvus into tun uroncn, uuu
will bo rotim! figbting lor liim who so gaimnuy
futight for ua nnd our nmsperity.
(2on. Ilnrrisnn is n Viri'iiiiun bv birtb.ntid asoil
of ono of tho Signcrs of tho Declnrntion ul Indo-
pcudencc. Ilis nnino is ittcntiiioii witn tuu civu
nml militari bistory of bis country. Thcro ilocs
1 ot livu n innn in llm Union. who hns fllledso Itl.'l-
nv retnnnsibtt trnsis of n nalional characttr. all of
...1. '....' ..!. 11.. -1.1.. : I.. ..lril.
tviucii wcru iiiiiiiiuiiy, iiuiy, uuu jiiuiriuiisijr iiinn-
lud. In n miliiurv noint of viow. ho hns rcudercd
scrviccs fnr, vcry fur cxcccding thnso perfunncd
ny Gcn Jncksou. wo will oniy rt.tcr to 1110 nai
ll'ns of Tinnccnnoo nnd tlio Tbnmc.i. Thut the
strong liobl be hcld of tbo afTectiotn of tbo poo.
..1 l. f'.. ... ...-.II I..... ..n.rlll.
IIIU lllliy I1U lllllllllCBl, YU HHI SIU1U U I"T iaii'.
nrs coniicctcd with bis voto ut llio Presulentinl
cleciion of 1836. Ilo wns tbcn 11 tiftfunr cnndi
diitc. No orgnnizcd body nominated biin -nor,
Btrictly spcnking, did tho opposition to the tinft'oii
ally iionilnntoil Jnc.ksiin pnrty organizt. is clec
iion wns cnn.'idercil hopeless. At llio South, tho
opposition iiuininntcd Gov. Wbiic, of TunnKssce,
nud tho Itienilfl ol nir. v chstcr Biippnrteii tlio
Inttcr, in tho New Englniid f-'tntts. Mr. Wcbstcr's
frintids iu Now Vork uml Pennsylvnuiii vvero so
indiananl nt tho rcpulsivn tnntnicr in which his
nvninalion by tho Legistalurt of MassiscliuseUs,
IimI bcen treulcd allht IKfsl.lhnl inany tbousandii
of tticni eiiber throw nwny ibcir votcs, or did not
voto nt nll. Uuu n ihtlcrent lcehtig uxtsteti, nnu
beon cvinced by bis friemls '111 only Peunsylynnin,
i'io voio 01 tuai grcai nnu poictrjm otnio woutii
Imve bccn cnst in favor of Gcn. llarrison, and at-
cured his elution.
XXVIth CONGRESS.
F1HST SESSION.
Mondav, Dec lC, 1839.
In Scnnto A niessngo was reccivcd from tbo
Prcsidcnt oftho United Stutcs.
Tho Cbnir nnnounced tlie followingas tho Stan-
ding Cnmtniitecs:
On l'oroign Kclntions Mcssrs. Uiicliannn, Ulay
of Keutucky, Honne, Allon, lirown.
On Finnnco Mcssrs. VVrigbt, licnton, Hub
banl, Nicltnlas, Wcbstcr.
On ComuuTco Messra. King, D.ivis, Uuggles,
Moutnn,Norvcll.
On Manufiioturrs Mcssrs. Ltinipkiu, Prcston,
iSiiclmuaii, Allon, Ktiigbt.
On Agriculturo--.Mossrs Monton,Spcnce, Linn,
lirown. hmith ol Connecticut.
On Militnry AfTuirs Mcssrs. licnton, Prcston,
Wnll, Pieric. Nicholas.
On the Militia --Messrs. Clay of Alabnma,
Sinilb nf lmlmiin, I'hnlps, Fiiltnn. Tuiilinu.
O11 Nnvnl AfT.urs ftlusrs. Willianis, Soutbnrd,
Ciitbbert, blnniL'o, raiiiiaii.
On Public Lands Mcssrs. Wnlkcr, Ftilton,
C av of Alubninn, Prcntiss, Norvell.
On Piiviito Lnud Cluiins Mcssrs. Linn, Seviur,
Clavton, iMmttoii, lietts.
On Imliiiu Affuirs -Messrs. White of Tcnncs-
Boe. evier. Linn. Whito of luiliana, l'helns.
On Claiins-Mcssrs. Hubbaril, Young,Merrick,
Willmms. lietts.
On Revoluiionnry Clniins--Mcs?rs. Siniih of
Connecticut, White of Tonnessec, Knijht, Crit
tciidcu, Knliiiisnii.
Un tho Jiidiciary fllessrs. Wnll, Ulnyton,
StrailKc, CritliM-ib-ii, Stnitli ol' Indimin.
O11 tho Post Ollico nnd l'ost Kouils--flIcsst8
(lubinson, Luinpkiu, Kuight, Fultnii, llondersnu.
On Iloudsnnd Camils fllessrs. youug, fbclps,
Ilcnilorson, Spencn, Siuith nf liidinnn.
On IVnjions fllcssre. rierco, rrcutiss, White.
Iloaiie, lictls.
Fjr tbo Distnct of Coliiinlna Mcssrs, Merrick,
Critteudcn, Lumpkin, Soulhnrd, Claytou.
Un rntctits nnd tho I'ntent - Ullice Alcssrs.
Strangc, Davis, Prentiss, Itohlnson, Spcnce.
Uu ihcContiugentl' iiud ot llio seimtc nicssrs.
Kuight, Fiiltou, Lumpkin.
Un ti.nroilcd tiills-iMessrs. binitli ot inuiana,
llcudcrHon, I'bobis.
1 ln; seuulii wcnt into tho considerutton ot JLx-
ccutive liiisinefs, nnd then ndj,
HOU.sE OF REPRE3ENTAT1VES.
Thc ulcct uicirbors of tbo Ilutise of Reiirrson-
tntive wcro cnlled to orderut uoon,by thuir Cliair
tuaii, thu llnnoniblu J. Q. Adauis.
1 bo Jnurual ol buturduv Imving bcen renil,
Tbo llouse tbcn nrncccdcil tn tbo iinfniiblied
busincs nf nttirilay, buing the clcction of Spcuk
cr.
Mr. Dromgoolo roso nnd snid tlmt, before tbo
Imllot procueded, bo would usk lunvu to niako an
iiiintinciutioii to tho liousc.
Lcnve Imving bcen grnutcd,
Alr. Druiugoolo couiiniicd : 1 Imve been rentics
led by iny I'ricnd nnd collc!igue.(Mr. J. W. Joncs,)
whose uanic 1111s ticcn neiore ine liousc us u cnu
didnlu for the nflico of Speukcr, to request thut
bis uanio umy be cousidercd as witbdruwn from
tho cnuvasii.
Tbo liollsutben procceded to vote, nnd on the
1 Itb 'uiIlotliiiL', tbo whole iiiiuilier ol votes L'lven
wns 232: nccct'sury to a cboice, 1J7; of wbicb
thcro wcro lor
RobcrtM.T. lluntcr 119
.Tuhll W. Joues 55
Georgo M. Keim !M
Zndok Cnscy 10
Frnncis W. Pickens 1)
Cbnrlcs G. Atberlon 4
Tboimi') Duvco U
FruncisTlininiis :)
Tilgbumu A. Ilovvard 1
Liuu Boyd ' 1
Dixou II. Lewis 1
Unvid A. Starkwcnthcr 1
Nutbnn Cliflord 1
233
Tho Cbairinnn tbcn nnnounced to tho llouso
tlmt ROllEKT M. T. HUNTER. havinir n 11
ior'nv uf the wbolo nuniber of votcs. was dulv
1 ."1 1 ..i .i. n...... ,.c i ........:....
CICClUU OIIUltKUI ll lliu liunac ui iiuiiiut;iiiiiiivc;o.
The ClmirniHii tbcn requested Alr Banks nnd
Alr. Lawrenco 10 I'omhict the Spcukur to ihe
cbnir, uml Alr. Lewis Willinms to udiniiiistr tho
OUtll Of nllll'U to liuu.
Mr. Ilitnks und Alr. Lnwrcnce accordiugly con
iliictcd Ihe Spenker to Ibu cbuir.
Aml. wben ho liml tnKen 11. amt tho oath wns
iiibniuistt.-red l bini,
Tbo lloiue, 011 inniinn of Alr. Wise, iidjourncd
Ull ic-inoriow, ui ivociocK.
Tuf.sdat, Dcc. 17.
111 tsuunu' io uiiHiucss 01 iinpnriniicn wns
irnmurteil nt tho opeu Htsion, ns tlie llouso is
1101 yct fully nrgiinizod. At nn cnrly buur, ibu
ilooni wcro nlosed for Exrcutite bnsiucBs, wben n
iiumbcr of Ali.itury nppointments weruconlinncd
HOUSE OF REP R ESENT AT1 VES.
At 12 o'chick, Hon. II. M. T. Iltinlcr, the nuw
Speaker, took thu Cliair. nnd ralled to nrder. I Iu
then rnse, und uddreBscd thu AIcinbciB ns f'ollow-:
Gtnltrmen of tht lUust of lleprtsentatiret:
1 ho l lgli uml iimiescrvcil houor which you
unve cnnturrcii ujion ine haa been so unexpectcil,
llint nveuow I cun srarccly find teruis in which
t'iextrtWtuy L'rateful Beneo of vour kindiiess. 1
trust, bu wcver, to bo ablo to oller a holter Bvldcnce
01 ihut bcnilmcul 111 tho canicst cll ris wiicn 1
shalj imiko tn dischnrgo piy duties justly nml lm
puriiniiy. uiuicii ns 1 nnvo uccn in ium myn
linn, not bo iniicli from nny tncrits of my own n
from tho indi-pendeiico of iny poiiilon, I bIibII
rcel it ns cspecially riuo Irom nm to you to prcside
ns tlm Seaker, nut of n pnriy, but of tbo llouso.
WhiUt 1 shall drein it my duty 011 nl! propcr oc
casinns ln suftaln tho prlnclplcH iiJJ wbjch I
Btaiiil pledged beforo tho country. IIH hol I iny
selfhound nt the nntno lime to aflord every Uclll
ty wjtliln iay jwwer to the full und treo eiprci-
eiou tf tbo wisbes nnd Bcntiincnts of evcry scction
oiiungreai conleileracy. Xou will, UoulitleaB
ucuiii 11 your iiuty, genilemen. ns tho grand in
qticst of tho nution, to investigato nll mntters of
wniuii 1110 peopio oiignt to bu iniorrneil j to ro
trencb cxponditures which aro unueccssnrv or un-
constitutionul ; to inaintain tho inst rclaiioiiB bo-
tweeu ull thu grcnt interests of tlio country ; und
lo proiorvo inviolatc tho CotiBtittulon which you
will ho Bworn to supnort : wbilst il will bo inino
to i.iil you iu sucli liibors with all the ineiius wilh
in my powcr. And altiioticli (lcenly imnressed
with a iiiilnfnl senso ol iiicxueriencc. nnd of tba
dilliculties of 11 now and untncd Btiitiou, I am yct
cbccred by tho hopo thut you will hiisiaiu mo in
my cfTorts to prcgervo thu ordcr of busiuess uud
thodccoritim of debnte. I am awaro that party
fcrvor is occiistonnlly iinpntieiit of tbo rctrnint
which it is the duty of tho Cbnir to imposo upon
tho nsperity of ilcbnto; but nt ibo turiic tiino I
Know lliat tho just ol nll parltcs will stistnin the
Speakcr wbo is hoiicstly endcavoring to prestrvo
tho diguity of thc IIouso and tbo Imrmony of its
iiicmbers.
Pcrtnit nip, in coiiclnsion, centlcmcn, to tcnder
you tbo hoinngo of licarifelt tiuinks for tbo houor
whii'li you Imvo conlcrred upon inc, nnu to ex
press tho bopo tlmt your councils may be eo gui
dod by wisdom us to redound to your own ropil
tnlion uml tho wclfuru of our coininon country.
This Addrcss wnsudtnirably dclivered,and gnve
gencral sntlsfuction.
Assoon us tbo journal lmd been ren.l, Mr Drom
goolo ol Va., movcd that tbo Rules and Orders of
tbo last llouso be ndoptcd for tho governinetu of
tbis. To tbis thu Opposition objectcd ; capec'mlly
disliking tbnt Rule of tho last llouso which re
quires tbnt all clections of ofhcers shall bo mnds
viva voct rnthor than by ballot. Mr. Lewis Wil
lianis ofN. C. moved tlmt tho rcsolution of Mr.
Uroingoolo do lio on tho tahlc. Mr. Vnuderpoel
of N. V. callod lor tbo uyus and nocs. Cnrried.--
1 ho volc was tlieu taken, anu Btood ayes 118,
uocs llG-n lie. The Speaker gavo tho cnstiug
voto 011 tbo side of tbo Opposition; so tlio rcsolu
tion lies 011 tbo tablc.
Tho Speaker then procecdcd to ndtninister
tho oatli to tlio iMoinhcrs by .Siutes. Whon
ho cumo lo tho Stnto of New Jersoy, bu ralled on
ly tho niitue of Alr. Ruudolnh, whuso scnl is uu
disputed. Alr. Randobli did liotunswer. Wben
nll ibo other Stntes lmd been gono thioiigh, Alr.
Randolph appcnrcd, witb bisfive Wbigcollougucs,
nnd, exhibiting thcir credentials, nll donianded to
bo sworn. Tbo Spcnker snid tlmt, if tbis were a
procceding de n'ivo, he would not have hesitatod
to ndniinister the oath ; but, iu viow of tho pro
cecdings which hnd been hnd 011 tbo suhject, he
lelt constrniued to subuiit to tho House tho ques
tion Shall ihe five retiirned tnembors from New
.lcrsey, wboso scats uro disputed, bo sworn ?
Mr. Wiso wisbed tokliuw who objectcd.
Alr. Dromgoole suid that would ujipcurbytho
votu on tho tipeukur's question.
Mr. Wiso iusitcd if 110 0110 objectcd, thero was
no qnesiion to nct lipou. llc dcuicd thut the ile-ci.-ion
011111 umirg.inizcd ineoling cotild biml this
House. He. suid 11 bovereign Slntu lmd been jug
glud otit of hcr rcprcsuntntion byutiuvoto; uud
tn iihvinte sucb n result iu the prubent insmucc,
husliould movo thu ipiosliiin iu n revorscd furui
vi. that thu fivo Nuw Jersoy Wemliers sliould
not be sworn.
Ilercon, 11 long debutecnsucd, iu wbich Alcssrs.
Wise, Drnmgimlc, Tlioums, Bergeuut, Rbctt uud
Hriggs puriicipnted. Fuiiilly, without liikiug any
question, the llouso iuljourned.
Wcdsesdat, Dcc. 18.
In Senate. A inessnee was reccivcd from tho
Prusiiluiu of thu Uuilcd dlalta; wliuu, 011 motiou
the Sonato proceedcd to the consideration of Ex
ecuiivo bu-iuess, nud, nller somo timu spelit thero-
1110 uoors wure Hgain opcncii, when
Mr Oavis subniilted tbo fbllowing resolution:
llcsolvcd, Tlmt the Secretary ol tho trcusttrr
bo iiibtructed toinlorm tho Senato
1. Whnt dutes Imvo beeu exacted of nnv ves-
seU ol tbo United Stntes employed in the whnlo
fishcry or tounagu or produco of guch tisberics;
nud, if bo, under wboso nutliority.
M. Wliiu papers wcro lurmsiieil to bucu vessels
beforo tbey clcarcd, and wero ihoy such as have
utull tiincs been griintud to vessels thus employod.
is. Wliut amotint ol uutics aml clmrges Imvo
been puid ; wbul niuotint bondcd, uud all the
bouds now in furce nud uupaid.
4. Aro duties now exucted ol ull sucli vessels ns
tbey urrive, und wlmt ninount ot'fees, if nny, Imvo
Hccrued to otlicers of tho customs from this
sourco, uud at whnt pluces.
Alr Linn iniroduccd tho lullnwing resnlutions:
Kesolved, Tlmt it is tbc opinion uf tbo Senate
llmt ibo titlo oftho Unitcd Stutcs 10 tho Tcrritory
ol Oi egou is iiidispumblo, und novor will be alinii
doned. llcsolvcd tbnt tho Prcsidcnt of tbo Unitcd
Stutcs bc requustod to givo notico to thu liritish
Uovcriiiiieut ilmt hu Couvcutiansot IblBand 1627,
wlucli givo the riglittu useund occuiiy tho Ore-
gou Tt-iritory, its bays, livers, lmrbors, &c, to
110111 purueH luuiscriiuiiiuieiy, uuu ccusu iu iweivo
niontiis ufler fiicb nntiricution.
Uosolvcd, Thut it is both expedieut and proper
to oxteud such portions of tbo laws oftho United
Siates'iiver tho Tcrritory of Orcgon os inuy bo
neccssury tu securulhe hves, liiierty.andiiroperty
of ourcitizens, wbo umy reuido in said Torrito
Kesolved, Thut 11 is expedient to raise an addi-
lioiutl rcgituent.of inl'untry (rillo) for tbo purposo
ofoveruwiiigaud koeping inchcck variousiiiiliiin
triliis, oruuy loreien lorecs who uiuy Uo 111 suid
Tcnitory, or on its bordcrs; iindai tho snme tium
to givo umplo protcction to our cinzeus uugugcu
iu legitimutooccupiitions.
Rebolvcd, That MO ncrcs of lnnd shnuld bo
granied to cvcry whito malu inbabiiuut of said
l :. ,.i.i -.. ..i-,o i. , n
xunuuiy, ui inu ojju 111 10 juum, wiio Bllllll cuill-
vnto und use thu sumo fbr five couseciitivo vcare.
uud to his heirs nt luw in tho evcutof his de.ith.
Alr Prentiss gnve notico of bis iiitciitiou. ul tbo
cnrlicst pcriod, to ititrodtice a biil to eBtablibh a
lioanl of Commisnionerd to hear uud ilelertnine
cluinia ngainst the U. Stales.
"Alr Ilubbard also gavo notico of his intcntion 10
introducoEovcrul privuto bills, wliicli bud pnssed
tba Seimto InstseBsiou, but lmd uut bcen ucted on
in ibo otbcr Honne.
On niotion, tbo Senate adjoiirncd.
HOUSE OF II E P RES ENTATI VES.
No progress was mado to-duy iu the organizn
tion of tlio House. Tho wholo scssion was con
Miimed iu au niiimated and earncbt debatu 011 ibo
New Jersey qucsiiuii. Tbo priinnry propos'tion
liefore thu Huuse is llmt of Mr Wise, tlmt tho hvo
dispiiied Alcinbcrs fiitin New Jersey be not ul ow
ed to vote. Mr We proposes tbo quesiion in
this blmpu iu otder tlmt a lio umy udiuit insteud of
ri jcciiiig those Aleinher. This proposition 10
objtctL'd 10 by Ibo Admiuiblnition Meinhers, wbo
lituuiumle ibo lollowiug moiiunsto dufeut it;
I. liy Alr Vuudcrpoe,tliai it do lio 011 theiiille.
Wilhiliiiwn by Mr V. on iimlcrstiindiiig tlmt tbo
Spunker would considur its sucr.css ciiuirulcni to
1111 ulliruiution of the light of tho New Jersey
Wnigs to vote, and would proceed lo nwear
tliem.l
II. liy Mr Cuvo Johnson ofTeuii., tlmtn Coin
iniilce be oppointed tojoui witb thu Coiuiuittco of
llm Senate, und inlbrni lliu I'resldent tlmt tbo two
bodics wero rciuly 10 lecoivo any comuiuiilcalion
ol un Excciitivocharacti.r.
Objectcd 10 by Mr. Wle as out of or
der tbo House not being fully orgnniztd. Ob
jBClion Bustalned by tbo Speaker; o llio tnolion
H.lla.1 '
lli. liy MrTurnoy of Tenn, to coinmit all tlm
matiers pcnaining to this subject 10 the Coiniiiiiteo
on Elections, berefllUr to bu uppointed.
O11 tbis Alr Turuey movcd at onco Ibo Pievi
ous Question, but was otoiHil liis proposiiion
not belng iu ordor, nndll it md buen, 110 Alein
bcr cnu make two niotions KUcccsslvvly on tba
Baiuo Biibjecl. Ilis proposiiion wus inl'uriiiolly bo.
foro tho liousc at thu houi of ailjounimrtil.
reiidiof ono or tho other of thcfe tuoiiocs,

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