regiment where there is an open chance for
promotion,;than an old one where the of
fices will be claimed by those who have serv
ed faithfully during the war. It is, therefore,
mainly from thia class tliat we muht hope to
fill the new regiment and battery. . If we
can accomplish this we shall have the old
regiments filled with new recruits, who, by
the side of the veterans, will in a very short
time become themselves veterans, and thus
we sliall effectuaily promote the efficiency of
both old and new regiments.
T here are in every town in the state, a
sufficient number of returned nine months'
meii to fill the quota of the town for deficien
cy under the draft. Hut I regret to say that
that class of men seem reluetant to re-enlist.
And yet, in some way thty must be induced
to do so. The country needs their services.
The state requires thera for filling up the
17th regiment and the battery, and if they
hold back and refuse to respond to the call
of the country, and of the state, the honor
of the state will be tarnished by a disgraceful
fa lure to accomplish what t has undertaken.
I have no fear but that in two weeks from
this time the people of the state will be j
aroused to the necessity of raising men, and j
a degree of excitement will exist which will j
ensure the laising of the quota under the
300,000. When that state of public feeling
exists it will be infinitely easier for the tosrns
to make up also their deh'ciency under the
draft, than it will be at a later day, after the
excitement shall have subsided. If they re
gard their own interest they will "strike
white the iron is hat."
I wisb you to present these views and such
others as may occur to you, fully and explic
itly to the selectmen and loyal citizens of the
several towns within you district. Impress
upon them the xluty, and absolute necessity
of raising their several quotas of the 300,000
required. It is idle to say, that with six
weeks before us, in which to work, we cannot
do voluntarily, what we knoio we can be and
shall be compelled to do at the expiration of j
that time. But also impress upon them the i
duty and importance of filling their entire
quotas, of taking advantage of the present
opportunity and placing themselves again in
a position where they can rest from their la-
bor, with the satUfaction of knowing that
they have occomplished all that is required 1
of them. Urge them to impress upon
those of the returned nine months' soldiers,
who can, and should re-enlist, the duty of re
enlisting at the present time. It is but very
little more work to raise 5.000 men than to
latse 3,000. I believe it can be accomplished ,
and I most earnestly desire that may be. j
operation ot tne oapenntendents ot recruit-
.. n . r- . - .11.. 1 '., ,1 . L. l . 1 . '
ing, of the recruiting ofticers now in commis-
sion, of the selectmen of the several towns
and of the loyal and patriotic citizens gener-
ally. Use your utmost effort to accompiish
it in your district. Hold meetings in towns,
and, if necessary in school districts. Avail
yourself of the services of the local speakers
ia your districts. Appeal to the women for
their help. Their assistance will be most
cogent, and is seldom wan ting in a good
We are fighting with a most determined
enemy ; and when we are as deeplj impress
ed with the feeling that we will succeed as
they appear to be, when we can cheerfully
make the sacrifices for upholding the best
government that ever existed, that they make j
for its dcstruction, wnen every man and wo- j
man is impressed with the necessity of the
utmost exertion if we would have the right
prevail, then, and I fear not till then, we
shall succeed and crush this rebellion.
Every man has his duty to perform a most
important duty is entrusted to you ; I have
no doubt that it will be faithfully executed.
Yours, with much -respect,
Peter T. Washhurx,
Adj't and Ins. General.
.More Ilorrible Aecounts iront the Kich
Dr. Walters, an Indiana scout, captured
in Georgia, and just released from llichmond,
says the deaths of our raen in the Itichmond
hospitals average 4i a day, and that most of
them get their de'ath warrants on Belle Is
land. This sandy desert is low, damp, swept
with winds, and wrapped in fogs. Our men
are without blankets, and but one-third of
them sheltered under mold-eaten tents. All
the starved sicken instantly, and run down
with frightful rapidity. Four dogs, enticed
to the island during the twenty days that
Walters was confined there, were greedily
cooked and joyfully eaten. In the hospital
to which he was transferred, the sole diet
was corn bread, made up without salt. Not
u beef animal has come to llichmond in
twelve days. Virginia is swept for food; so
are tne border pnrtions of North Carolina,
Tennessee and Kentucky. Five thousand
Union prisoners are now on the way to
Lynchburg and Danville, for easier access to
such food as can be reached. Walters' pic
ture of waste time and cunning in a vain
endeavor to entice the more confiding one of
four fat pups from a slut seated outside a
fence, which coops our raen on Belle Island,
to trot under.it to be eaten up.is one of ghastly
humor, and a sure measure of the misfortune
to which our friends so speedily Buccumb in
Soldiers' Pay.A Washington dispatch
says a bill will be introduced into Congress
early in the session to have the bounty of
soldiers paid in monthly installment in ad
dison to their monthly pay. This will make
their stated pay S'30 per "month instead of
Imi'ortaxt to Pexsio.v Agents. All per
sons transacting business with the pension
office will be required to file in that office ev
idence that they have taken eut the license
required by the excise law. This fact mav
be shown by a certificate from the collector I
from whora their license was obtained, or by J
a copy of the license d'dy authenticated
The idenity of the dead soldier who was
found on the bloody fieid of Gettysbur,
with the picture of his three pretty little
children tightly clasped in his hands, has
been ascertained within a dav or two. The
wide publicity given to the touching circum
stance through the medium ot the press pro
duced the desired result. The name of the
deceased was Hummerton, and his widow
and three children reside at Portville, Cat
teraugus county, New York.
New buildings are going up very rapidly
in New York, probably four or five hundreil
at the present time. Ainong them are five
Oi six hotels, which are greatly needed for
the accommodation of the public. One of
these, the St. James, on the corner of Broad
way and Tweuty-sixth street, will be ready
for occupation in a few weeks, and is fully as
nice, though not quite aa large as the Filth
THE CALEDONI AN.
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St. Johnsbury,Vt, Friday, Nov. 27, 18G3.
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the best style and at the lowest prices.
The facilities of the establishment are of
the first order; good workmen are em
ployed, and additious of type and other
printing niaterials are constantly being
made to keeji fully up with the times.
Agents for The Caledonian.
J. n. AHBOTT,
C. C. NKWKLU
Burke, West. .
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f. II. GKOKGK,
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.... C. O.GOSS,
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A CALL TO YOU, IF YOU OWE US.
It is very important to have a settlemeut once
a ycar. Many wio take our paper and irho
advertise icith us, hace failed to sqiutra their
aecounts up to January 18G3. As ice are in need
of our dues to enable us to discharye our obliya
tions promptly, we call upon all owiny us to
SETTLE VV IMMEDIATELY.
Gen. Burnside was attacked on Saturday
afternoon the 14th, by Longstreet who had
crossed the Tennessee between Knoxville
and Kingston. The rebels being in superior
force, our troops fell back to Lenoir, repuls
ing three charges of the enemy on Sunday
niht' Tniirsila.v morning our liue of battle
battle came on. The rebels were driven back
to the river at last bv the fire of cur batte-
ries, and our trdops remained in possession ,
of the neld. Ihe trains being by this time'
aU satH-v in retreat 0,1 lue3day raorni"g our
rooPs W r Knoxville, having
Burnside's position, driving him back a third j
of a mile, with a loss of ahout 100 men. It !
was thought a general engagement would
come on Wednesday. The position now I
held by our troops around Knoxville is said
to be a strong one and well fortified, and the j
.roons are in eood snirits and rnnfident nfi
The latest news from Gen. Burnside is
that he W3S still holding out, and was able
to hold Knoxville.
The Work to Do.
It is no time to discuss abstract questions,
or to moralize about this or that policv. It
is altosetber too late to augue the moral
right of going to war; we are already in a
gigantic struggle for liherty and life even,
and the only question is how to carry on this
war to a successful tenuinalion. We have
left this question for the decision of an able
and we believe honest administration. This
administration has decided that the only way
in which to bring about a peace that shail be
enduring is to fill up our armies already in i
the lield and subdue by force ihe rebels now
in arms. To this end the President has call
ed for 300,000 more men, and he has given
the loyal states their choice, either to till up I preparations for thanksgiving next Thurs
their several quotas by volunteering or sub- day proceed as usual.
mit to a draft. Eaeh town in Vermont knows ' . , "I TT?Z,
.u.. .-. t . . .i .:.u. u i- .u . l iRebol Atrocities in East Tenuesseo,
wu ti ii uas gui iu nu, ciiuci uciuru uie Olll
of January by volunteering or after that by
a draft. It is useless to say it can't be done.
It is useless to regret what Congiess has done
or what our legislature has left undone. The
j only question now is, will you fill your town
quotas by volunteering or will jou submit to
a draft ? We believe Vermont will accept
the first proposition, if large boucties and
hard work will secure the men.
The Dedication of Gettysburg Cem
etery. Our readers arc aware that a part of the
battle-field at Gettysburg has been purchased
as a cemetery for the remains of the brave
Union defenders who fell on that bloody
field. We do not know who first conceived
the idea of a national cemetery at Gettys
burg, but the thought was a happy one, and
its consecration on last Thursday was one of
the most imposing and touching scenes con
nected with this unholy rebellion. The
President and members of the cabinet were
present, there was an imp.ising civic and
military display under command of Gen.
Couch, and an address by Edward Everett
which is unequalled even by the productions
of that eloquent man. As a matter of his
torical research it will well repay a careful
perusal. We hope to give a portion of it in
our next paper.
The closing speech of the occasion was by
President Lincoln, and we append it entire
below. Of this the Snrincfield ReDublican
says : Surpassingly fine as Mr. Everett's
oratbn wasin the Gettysburg consecration.the
rhetorical honors of the occasion were won
by President Lincoln. His little speech is a
perfect gem ; deep in feeling, compact in
thought and expression, and tasteful and el
egant in every word and comma. Then it
has the merit of unexpectedness in its verbal
perfection and beauty. We had grown so
accuslomed to homely and imperfect phrase
in his productions that we had come to think
it was the law of his utterance. But this
shows he can talk handsomely as well as act
The following is the Epeech :
Four score and seven years ago, our fathera
fought, and brought forth upon this continer.t
a new nation conceived in liberty and dedi
cated to the proposition that all men are
created equal. (Applause.) Now, we are
engaged m a great civil war testing whether
that nation or any nation so conceived and '
so dedicated can long endure. We are niet
on a great battle field of that war ! We are
met to dedicate a portion ot it as the hnal The army of the Potomac was under or
resting place of those who here gave their derg t0 march at dawn on Monday, with ten
lives that that nation might live. It is alto-1 days cooked ration8 in haversacks and wagons.
gether httmg anu proper mat we snoum ao
this, but in a fcrger sense we cannot dedicate,
living and dead, who struggled here, have
HL UUIIIIUL llUIlun uuo tiuuuu. "'" J "
Luubetrtitcu it icn w r.,v. w w
ueiraci. ppmuoc.y lo i UB, . ..
ing, rather to he aemcatea nere to tne nn-1
ishins of the work that they have, so far, '
fhns nnhlv narried 00. fAnnlaUSe.') It isln; j 1. .1.
rather for us to be here dedicated to the j
x , ,
great task remaining before ub ; that, from
these honored dead, we take increased devo
tion to that cause for which they here gave
the last full measure of devotion ; that we
here highly resolve that the dead shall not
have died in vain (applause) ; that the nation
shall, under God, have a new birth of free
dom, and that governments of the people by
the people and for the people, shall not per
ish from tfie earth. (Long continued ap
plause with cheers for the President and the
governors of the loyal states.)
Facts which the times are developing show
that the condition of the Boston sewiug girls
is little above that of their New York sisters.
There are fifty sewing machine establishments
in the city and vicinity which employ on an
average loO girls each, and their average
wages is only $2.50 to $3 a week, which is
hardly more than they have to payforboard,
while mnny do not make as much, and are
therefore sorely pressed. The prices paid
girls in other shops are also less than the
bare cost of living.
Csr j;r. naams .uoore, a prominem pracu-
. - ... -r ? . .? I
txoner and highly respected citizen, died at
T. . xt - ji
Littleton, Nov. o, aged 04.
wr-irevnaye io5l aman over aii..BCa,.-.0f
itul. In an advertisement in the Freeman it
says he was last seen going into Jobn Rock's
grocery. If reports are true those Montpe
liei groceries are rocks on which many a man
has been lost.
Mme. Demorest's MiunoROF Fasiiioxs.
This niagazine always has the latest' style of
ladies' and childrtn's dress, and is a chcap
and practical guide in ,:.l uiatters pertaining
to dres. Each number is fully illuslrated,
and besides eveiy article of novelty and
utility it has extra sheets on which are braid
and embroidery, fulljsize cloak, sleeve, waist,
jacket, wropper, and children's patterns,
cut with accuracy, and full descriptions for
i trimminfr. ptr. ipsp nnttfriis :ir vptv val-
, , .,i i ni,
uable in every household, and would alone
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a.ine. We have received the Fall number.
VahVM ,erlv at 47y 5roadwaVj N. Y.,
at $1.00 ncr vear, or '25 cents a sinfrle num
Auothor Kcbel Coiispiracy.
VER5IOXT TII r.EATENEI).
The following telegraphic dispatch appear-
ed in the Boston Journal of Monday :
ButU.I.NGTOX, Yr., Nov. 22. Considerable
excitement was caused jesterday in tiie vil
lages of Kouse'b Point and St. Albans. bv
reports that a body of suceionists m Mon- ,
treal had planned U seize l'ort Montgomery, ;
destrov the drawhri J'u :it Unnse's l'oinl nnil '
i . . , i. V V
oiunuer l laiisour:
nni! I .niMiTiirriin l ntir
iiidLiifii ui uiu 11 iiwi iauiicu Viuillin4
Sinith, and Collector Clapp of this port, ot.
Friday. They immediately took steps to
I , ,
eommunicale with the ofHcer iu char;e
Fort Montgomery, who soon had its guns
inanntd and ready to give the renegades a
warm reception. This bcheme was probably
linked with the Johnson Island prcject. Am-
ple preparations nave been made by dover
nor Smith to repel any attack which may be
made on our border.
Some of the state p
i- i .
apers are inchned to
, , . ., ,.
t rebel raid scare lhe
make litjht of this last
j Freeman closes an account of il as follows :
As rapidly as we get reliable information
from this rumored raid we will give it to our
readers; and if we ascertain that the rebels
have aol above Bolton s falls we will proinjit-
iv issue an extra, with the alarming intelli
t'nri'. In tliR me.nntimi' we stMM'pst thnt
PARSOX BROWXLOWS account.
The Knoxville Whig and Rebel Ventilator
of the 11th has the lollowing : Since the
Union army has taken possession of East
Tennessee, many very wealthy Union men
have been cruelly murdered by the villain
( iis rebels in arms, as&isted by perjured citi
zens who had come forward and taken the
oath. Murder, treason, robbery, infamy and
ruin are the order of the day in the counties
above and below Kuonville. In the upper
counties, they have shot down and otherwise
murdered Union men and women ; and the
soldiers, turning out in bands of marauders,
have robbed the families of everything in
their houses and on tlieir farms. Wherever
ihey were unable to carry off all that they
found, the thieving villains have destroyed
it, berning private prwperly and burning all
before them. They have, within a few weeks
past, murdered old men in the presence of
their families, com.Tiitti;ig crueland infamous
atrocities that would disgrace wandeiing
Arabs. In Washington county the other
day, they murdered Kev. Mr. Bowman of
the Dutch church, in cold blood, and upon
no other pretext than that he was a Union
man. In the counties of Blount, Monroe,
Hamilton and Bradley below Knoxville,
they have recently committed some of the
most atrocious murders ever known to this
hell-born and hell-bound rebellion. They
marched an old man man named Smith out
from his house in Blount county, and shot
him down in the road. He was in his GOth
year, and left a poor and helpless family of
nine persons who had been dependent upon
i::slaborjfor their daily bread. The only charge
was that he was a Liticolnite. They cru
elly murdered liev. Len Carter, and one of1
his sons in Bradley county, and the charge
was that he was a Lincolnite Methodist
preacher. They cut the throat of the Itev.
Mr. Blair of Hamilton county, a Baptist
preacher, in the presence of his family, and
his offen.se was that he was a Union man.
They murdered C. Carter of Bradley county
in like manner, as refugees from that quarter
report to us. They are said to have mur
dered two of the Carsons in Monroe countv.
for no provocation whatever. They murder-
ed Kev. hliram Douglas of the Presbyterian
church, under circumstances that would dis
grace any Algerian mob. They shot down
a man by the name of Coseart, for no other
offense than that he was a Union man. And
these are only items in the long list of wrongs
and crnelties daily peruetrating by a set of
scoundrels acting under leaders who have
been false to their allegiance, to their friends,
their neighbors, tlieir states and their nation.
Dunn? the recent ballonn fiVht nf Pmf
King from Ban2or. he saw a woman driv
hp, oMi,rBn .u u
w. w....u,i.,i ,,uu lllc uuuae, eryinif out,
"There'8 one of JeffDavU'bigbombiells.''' j
The Army Certaiuly Jloviug.
A BATTLE EXPECTED.
It was suppose(i that the whole army would I
be across the Ilapidan before noor) unIess ,
case there has been a battle. If thecrossing
tha i-uhblc mcTctorl fho nrnccmn- m trhiAh
0l lhe j;apl(jan was noi resisted it is evident
Lee is not strong enough to right outside
his fortificat;onSf and he will probabl
uai. 1Innn finr(JnnSv;ilp nn mhmnnA
lumiinn auuuieu, auii auiuiuis, are m guoa
condition. All the sick and disabled have
been sent to the rear. It is nresumed that
the army will cross the river at Germania !
Ford. It is rumored that the main force of
TWc n,n,v. ; Uo,,, r.,: t.:t,
o uiwj t j uw iiuuu i u vjiivLiuii, n io i
auuut uuuway uuuween xreuencKsourg anu
Soft Soder A New Yaxkee Outrage.
The Richmond Whig has found something
worse than ir.sult and starvation in the treat
ment of rebel prisoners in the hands of the
Yankees. It is " soft soder."
" To ' soft soder ' a man mpans. in nlnin
English, to cajole him-the Irish word ' blar-
ney expresses the same thmg atid this is
precisely what the Yankees are now trying to '
do to our prisoners and citizens in exposed
districts. In too many instances, we regret '
to say, their lsoit souer has been successtul
A young lady, writing from Farquier to a
paper in this city, says that Sedgwick's corps
was encamped near Warrenton until Lee's
late advance, and that while there the ' eil'orts
to win the people over by that most danger-
ous of all weapons insidious kindness, were
persistent and unremilting.' She adds that ;
she trrmbled when she saw ' the shadow of.d0,1'f oliifrt "
ottr.nrtfe- J U!nU .1 1 !
uucnucu mcae euuris, anu
srove b"lh and pen to
them. lankee warfare is merely 1
Yankee kindness is fiendish. It is
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the asa chmax of hypocmy the ;
A Brave Vermoxt Boy. At Jackson,
La., August 3d, Lieut. Dycr, after losing a
seciion of the 2d Vermont liatterv. by hav
ing their horses killed and being deserted by ;
the mtantry, being himselt so senouslv
wounded that he could not leave the field,
dedthat hecouldnot leave the field, I
ed every man to look out for himse.f. j
er E. 1-ales, ot Brandon, a mere strip-1
linff of a hov. but ihisapsspiI n( triif firppn 1
Mountain ul'uck. the color bearer of the bat-'
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As I was saying, the bal! is over, the Rus
sian ffver has subsided, and our nulse
again calm and quiet. We have shown our
tnendly leeling, and if we have niet them
with a little too much " empreA-temeid," they
have verv calmlv met our advances. And
i iniAi-n ni iui iue wuiier, anu ue reauy ior any
i business ihat may be required of them. But
jchietiy this is their errand : io take some
less.ons in this school of war. We werr verv
:. i' .L : i t .
tery, but then acting as cannonier number 3, "ew ca" er Iasl- orn is harvested, and
armed with a priming wire and tube pouch, ' novv' ll,e rells are to be gathered in.
succeeded in capturing a six foot rebel, arm- Monroe county, Xew York, has exported
rd with saber bayonet, and brougbt him to -100,000 barrels of appies this fall, and Or
Port Hudson, a distance of fourteen miles, leans county S5.000.
for which he was promoted to corporal. ' " Potatoes, onions and cabbages for the
I soldiers !" This is a call from camp and hos-
Why the Kussiaus Came. j pital and sanitary commission.
now we begm to h.ini the object of their ! 01 tlu' oU ollection District of crmont. as a-;-visit.
all verv friendlv to ourselves, but also ' f ssf d Inco"f s, LicMi-s, Carriaa., Tlate,
, .1 ' ' .... i Vc., uiiiler the proMsions of the Lau of C(ii!tc-s
t.-r their own convemence ; to avoid beinc ailIirilVr,i .ik- 1 i, iv,t I
ireen, but being apt schulars, we have learn- i , At mv 0llict' n Buihti?ton, on Monday Xov.
ed laster than some older and wiier heads. iij1'"1'2"1115"' 1)ec" ls:' a,1(l WeilnesJayf Uce-
Our iron clads ar.d monitors are subiects to! i.t; vr-ti t j t.
, J ,i At am s Hotel. .Milton, on 1 hursday.Uee.
be studied. and hussu sends men to s-tudy'yd.
fllPm. tn !:11H lllp lli'Tl.'lif nf nnr iivinriiinno I At ltTli?n'c llntnl INl, t.".:.l. T1
to luarn wh lt are lhp ,JMl Rnd most VlFective
ve.ssels. and nrobablr to order some which
r 1 i .1
,ul cuurse c cau maKe iur mem ai oncc.
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ALL SORTS OP ITEMS.
Tko 1 of Vifm.nt It.in.l.. I. .. .. - 1 .1
v.o, . uh- cro.seu ine
ri -- " - UI ktlC
enemy. There ate no hraver champions of
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i iicu iiit- ieuris iverc encamneu on Johit
Botts' place they broke up his threshinc J
ni:icuiiic, worth -100 lor firewooti, when i
! there were not two dol! iW u-nrth nf f.iol ;
, " , c "Wl l"" u"' Irs. wt,t' i tuel m
I tne whole .structure. 1 tieir uiKeers took nu
, ,i0t;ct, of the a,lhouh entreated ,)V
! r. Botts to have them burn his rails in-
CAPTI K1) Ol KItRILLAS TO BE SlIOT. A !
kUer from the ,;ead ' "
quarters ot the army of
the Potomac says that an order had been
issued that all guerrillas who may be cap
tured are to be immediately shot. This
order, if enforced, will soon check the depre
dations of these desperate brigands.
In the war of 1S12 negio soldiers were paid
the same wages as others, ar.d the onlv ques
tion raised was as to their right to the land
bounty, which Atlorney General William
Wirt decided in thir favor.
Dklaware all Kight. Nathaniel B.
Smitiiers, unconditiona! unionist, waselected
Thursday by an almost uninimous vote,
Member of Congress for Delaware. to fill the
vacancy caused by the death of Temple, dem
ocrat. Mr. Stnithers was a meniher of the
Chicago convention. The secessionists re
fused to vote hecause they were required to
take an oath to support the Constitution and
Government of the United States.
The return of Henry Ward Beecher from
lvjrope was made the occasion of a great
festival at IMvmnntli f'liiirh n ii,..
of the 17th. His congregation could not
...ii- t .1 . ., " . u"1
sunicienuy express tneir sent.ments of wel
come in one evening and therefore the festi
val was continued to the evenintr of the
Washington gossip says, it is now cnnced
ed that Schuyler Colfax of Indiana will be
speaker of the House. Mr. Buffingto.i Ex
M. C. of Mass., and Mr. Fessenden Ex.-M.
C. of Maine, are prominent canddiates for
The Cincinatti Inquirer pretends to have
reiiable information that Judge Taney and
Secretary Chase have placed their resigna
lions in the President's hands, and thal Mr.
Chase is to have the judgeship.
The county canvassers of New York have
(kclared McCunn judge elect. The case will
probably be taken into the courts.
Washington gossip credits the President
with the saying that the next two weeks
woi.ld be the most momentus nrim! nf ii.
rebellion. We have had too many such peri-!
A Washington letter says the government
ha3 determined that no further exchange of
prisoners shall take place till the rebel au
thonties will agree to an exchange without
reserration. The colored soidiers and the
white ofiicers who commanded them, now in
rebel hands, or at leist captured by the reb-
els must be accounted for.
., inusi oe accounted lor.
A Morris Island letter nf tho in-Ji c,,..
that 19 shell were fired into Charleston on
the lnh, falling into the most populous por
tions of the city. On the fifteenth a very
heavy rebel fire continuously poured into our
oa enes trom the rebel works. There was
nothmg new from the fleet. The Fulton re-1
porls that the sea wall of Sumter has been
entirely destroyed. The rebels werP h;i,l.
ing a bomb-proof in the ruins. The bom
bardment still continues.
Pnt fi lil : .1 r .
', ZT", L"1?.1" 01 meat pies
!'--- 'roin worK'.ng un noison.
10 make S'in ni thol ko.ir 1
tiSSto S pS. """ U,rff
Prices of Ljdies' Dress IX KlCUMOXD. ?
A lady's bonnet was recently sold in Rich
mond for $800, the value of which would
not exceed $15 or 20. The following ad
vertisement appears in the Richmond Dis
Wanted to sell privately.by a lady who is
roing out of mcrning, an excellent blak
kponnh mannn Hraec nnt em at A nv nnp
wishing to examine the dress can have
- 1 i i : l r
rauiuau w ueuuuiius u uonc ui cuiucuuuii.
,K... . 1 !,.... k
leading New York
torials to a discussion
Tribune stirs un the concern with a sharn
,I.; .l. ...f : : .V, m
oi.iv.iv, uuu uEiuaiiuo a iciui uianuu 111 uwu-
ttgemeiu ot inis inammom corporauon. jisj
a general statement, central railroad cornora- f
i tions atford excellent ground for missionary I
ujjbiaiiuiia iui iiiuac nuu aic tauauic ui j
working effectively in such a field. Freei
Tliic nv tiii? Scvcdii nimT.c r(M-
DA&U Ut lllh oh hKAL UUOTAS. l tlc
niofc wuuiu ui uiict ycaia uicii. naa udscu
months; men upon the enrollment ; and that
01 ll,e lasl can upon tne " nrst class as des -
ignated by the aut of congress, embracing
l"ose uetween 2) and oo years old and the
unmarried Oetween 35 and 45 years old.
" Would you throw Vallandigham, an ex-
Congressmen, into jail with common vaga-
bonds?" asked a sensitive copperhead of
Judge Ilolt, when that famous, or rather in-
famous traitor was arrested. " Certainlv,"
the judge," if the vagabouds
An Irish clergyman wants to get divorced
from Iub wife. who is vounL' and nreltv lmt
, . D
,her t0 irf has inveigled Lord
Lord 1 almerston has inveigled her, and the
mjured and clerical husband thinks upon.
tlia Tfhr.lo l.o , 1.1 i, . u i i l- !
the whole that cld Pam has damaged him
The premier says he won't
cnmnrnmKM ttio ,n,tii. i,., ,;n c i . i
compromise the mattei but will stand trial,
. . uut ata,m l"J1'
ana mn scandal.
The west is filling "P its quota under
m , n - - .
sent to their residence by addressing a note . "i,aK fj.m 5 his
of I tO ' Alnha,' DlSUatch offace. Pnce S250. Ute for esaminaUou aua allowauce f..r the iraralf )
fH I l niatm? irt!llou an.l Uistnlmtlon of there.-MuewfsaW
lan , eMate. uinlerailecrcevt aid court, aiuvu; u,c .r i.s j
flnr. I'Iip pnntrnl nf tliP Xfir nrlr l!pntral wlio are bvlaw entltlcd t. the same? Itls thrA. 1
uapers are devotinjT edl-! publicatiwi of a cony of the rea.rU ofthisordt-r lu th.
HT S. EXCISE TAXES.
V O L L E CTOH'S X O T I C E
Notice is hereby t;ivcn that the Annnal Taxes
tliercto. have become dite and pajable: and I
' wHlattcnd myself or by Ueputy at the following
tlmes and l,!aces to rcceive the same, viz:
! At ih,e Dostwick 1Io"se, Jericho, on Satuiday,
l Ucc. oth.
l'KANKLIN COI XTY.
At tlm Atnprir.Tti Hntol St Allimc nnTMilir
Wednesday and Thursdav, Dec. Sth, 9th, ai'd
-.i":.i ". ' : 1 V..;; v., - .
10th, KS03. )
At llandall's Hotel. Fairfax, on Fridav, Dec. i
At Isham.s ii(tcl,ljakersfield, on Tuedav.Dec.
! At Thotupson's Hotel, East Berkshire, or '
i Wo. 1n....I... 1 II?.,. i
; AtWriglifs Hotel, Sheldon, onThursday.Dec.
SHAXU ISLE COUNTY.
At II. C. Adams (Mee, Kast Alburgh, on Sat-
"rday Dec. lHth, 1813
( ... iti . ,, ' , s
"lt Joel Allen's Ho
outh Hero, onTucsday.Dcr.
' ncsday, Dec 23d
ouse, North Hero, on Wed-
At the West Concord House. West Concord.on
.'U.l I. O l.l'll.
At tf'.rris Wood's Hotel. .-;.,;t,lhll n T,.cJ,
i tav, Jan. 7th
At the Island Pond House.
Island Pond, on
Saturdav, Jan. IHh.
At Cutting's Hotel, Greensboro,' on Mondav,
jan. 4Ui, iwji
At the Irasburg House, Irasburg, on Wcdnc
day, Jmi. Gth. '
At t lmt s Hotel, Troy, on Thursday, Jan. 7th.
""uj ueiurc iiotei, ueruv. on I'riilav, Jan
llth1 Bartn IIousc' Barton, on Monday.Jan. !
At Seegar's Hotel, Cambridge, on Tuesdav,
Jan. lntb, 1S64.
At Haniers Hotel, Johnson, on Wednesday,
At the American House, Hydepark.on Thurs
day, Jan. 21st.
At the Morrisville House, Morrisville, on Fri
day, Jan. 2Jd.
At the Mansfield Hot.se, Stowe, on Saturday.
By the provision ; of the Excise Laws, all per
sons neglectins to pay said Taxes within the time
I above speciticd jicst pay 10 per cent. aJditional
upon the amotint tliornnf. -
ni ro0"- T !,-V,RetVrns not l-'usly paid
will be received at tbp ahm-P t,t,i t
receiveu at the abnve vtto.i
Any person can rcmit his tax by anothcr as his
reccipts will be returned. Biils of Banks out?ide
uic Mate wii.l not be received. United SUtea
L-llector oj Third Vollection DUtrirt, IV.
Burlington, Nov. IS. ltW3. 74;i
"VT O T I C E . This mav cerlifv that I
XI have this i day iven my son Wendell Silsbv,
his time wuh liberty totrausact businesfor him
self and I shall pay noncof his debts. nor claim
any of his earnings after this date.
t c HAUVEY SILSBY.
J H. Silshy, Witncss
Nov.2:i. 1SS3 74.;
A T CA S H !
! sn&KJ-' of B00TS AND
V, , .sia'Sml,:i't 01 alanre assortmcnt
7T.' -Ul3es an'1 hildret s. sutable for Fall
and iiner. Also, SoleLeather, Calfskins.Kins,
Shoe nails, &c.
These uoods must bc sold immediately. AU
parties indebtcd either by note or book account
are requested to call and settle immediately.
4tf- H.'A. MOOXEY.
gLEIGHS! SLEIGHS ! !
The subscribcrs have forsale a lot of the
CELEDRATED MILLER SLIEGUS!
i Which will be sold cheap. Call and see them
the shop of Charles C. Miller or lt r
-napie augar wanted in exchange for a few sleihs
Lyndon, Nov. 24, 1S63. 779
no YOU WANT A GOOD LOUNGE
-A ' FOR A LITTLE MOXEY?
You can get a good one of Cassino for nG.00.
Doyouwant a Ileal Nice Lodnge? Yo can
get any style, quality, shape or price.of Casblno.
and they ue all wnrauted.
jyjcINDOES FALLS ACADEMY,
Wintertcnu commcnces on Wednesday. )e-1
d V..V. P.AnROTT.Pnpp,.tn,
Mclndocs FalU. Xor.l, 1S63. ' itv
ORDER ofNOTICK of SETTLEMEX7
it uiiAUAli-s E5TATE. '
At a Protote Court LeM at si. Johabsrv. in said Ditrict 1
dered bysaid courHhat laesame cojneun.Jerx.uI.!fm-
. tlon and be iKanl at the PrubateOaice. iiiSt JulmJmn-
onthu 12th 1I.1V0I I)rc A. I). 1-3. Is, ii Ui.mi r
may appear and contet the aiUiwance of sSIj accoum"
I llt'ieyseecauje:aud sLm I heardb.v sald conrtiii the
- maiteroi partiiioii aiiuulilnuuiluuoi taiu estate.
IJy the court.
Attcst, ASA L. FitEXCH, Jnd;c
A trnecopyof rcconl.
7t:7C Attejt. ASA L. FXSXCU. Jndse.
' TK, the Milcrlber.s lIn? apjwinted hr the Probate
j percons a?aiu-t the estate ol Landuue Cram late of St. ,
; 7 V. v A . , c i"" Izz
i orura.pojutui:t at the
J aSd MsclratdSct!
i..t....i it . i-.
tricu on the idTnesdarsor Jan.
. ;. CHadwiuk.
Kl'llHAI.M JKW'ETT.J Xj"m
j A DMINISTIiATOll'S SALE
Reol Estate and Personal Property at
Wll be sold at public aucttnn,atEwcll'sIIollow,
OX SATOIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 1SG3,
At 9 odock a. at the dwellins; housc on the
r .i. - ii - t
nf tUo cntncpi TIim I CaleJonian, printed at St. Johusbury. thret--ceis ?uc- . U
Hmr . inc 'o""wiu- proneri.- oeionini; io me Svslcm, Flushins; of the Bodv. Eru;--: -estatc
f laac U P.well, the real esUte t-cnsit- i v- u. , n,jr v ,mi i
. house-. in ood rcpjiir. 2 banis in irood renair.
, There U a Sood ter power and the l5ca
Alo. the following personal property:
lgod; years cld horse,3covs, 10 pnme shcep.
cood h(,W 2 hn. l , Lhi. J n i i,w
"an' 1 buggr wason. 1 sleih, 1 thrcshin- ma -
1 u;v tar, 1 a, 1 "rse s.eu, ingetiier
the rest of the farminc tools. too numcraus
, w"" rcstof the farming tools, too numcrous
-i budhris wheat. inu buvhels oats. 20 bushtls
I barlej. b busheN corn, 4 bushels beaas, 30 bush- i trulh tt tne asstrtion. 1 he consutution , cr c
the i fls potatoes. 50 Ib. wool " j affected witli oreanic -weakness, rtquira !:
ierms of payment madp knmrn at time of salc.
Joiix II Momin, Auctionecr.
reachatn. Xov. 14, 1SG3
EETII ! TEETII ! !
' nr? rrr M' Atrr-co i-c-vTrnTern
iDR. GEO. A. MILE&. DENTIbT.
After a verv succesi-fiil practice of over 15
months in Lyndon, would rcturn his sincere
tnanks tci tlu citizens of this, and the adioininr
towns, for tlieir LiiiEK.vi. patjona-e and support.
And he l...p bv a str.-t atter.tion t., buinfc,s to
mertt a rontmuant e of the ?ame.
llc u usjn:4 the Vahaniztd lUtVnr, which
ineets with Mich univeal favor, a a base fnr
Artifirial IYcth: butconot halfas much,
as sinld He truts hp mh ! -rrn-V- -i - ,rll i
and knows he can eheaper than anv other deutist
in this ui-initr. Onin" t his Mtu'atiou his ex-
liiiaiMinnnv. umiigi.ir.is Mtuatiou ins ex -
penses are trifliug eonipared with those in larger
places. and as he wihcs to mtroduce his work
he ean a:T..rd to work cneaper. and he does too.
cneaper. and he does too.
As iiroof of tho abdvo. .-!. ar- Jnvit-.i t
i ex.imine perinita of work, er.quirc prices. c Stnctures of the Urelha, allaying pain aml
Ktber and rhiurofonn adminitcred. ieeth e.- inilamniation, frequent in Jrils cla of dis
! amined srati. Ueferences furaWicd. A goo.l ea, and expellins poisor.ou , dUeased and
operations waimuvxtk .
Or;u-e at His Dmj Slore.
Lyndon. Julv 10,
JOIIX . IIAKTSIIOKX.
I 1) FFI 1? VI". fl VO T .1 ' V'P V.PM S
Stati: or Vermont,
Adjutant and Inspcctor Gencrars- Onicr,
Woodstock. Auy. 3, 1S53.
CEXEltAL OKDEK Xo. 2.
jareauthorizedto be raisfdin thi Mate.'
1. T wo rr"iinrr.ts of vctpnn vn1imto.;T.f.in
" ?n,r:"'lu Ii5""- owwrcn me aSes ol
I " " i MUM
ervcd f.ir not ie than nine months. who
1 nrnilnrn rTt hiMinmrtl i rV- -ri- V. .
1 m l"-c T ,0""' 3nu r ia? esanunation
J reiputred by the niustcnni; reixHtions of ihe
I . r .i . i r i . i
...... ..v.1.1 4UV
United States. may be cnlisted itndcr this order
3. Kvery rolunteer mustered into scnice as
a veteran. under tbi
' receive from the United States one mouth's iuv
oruer, wni ue enutica
j u advance, and a bountv and nremiuni of four
! bundrcd and two dollars.'ta be paidas follows:
I l. Upon being mutercd into scnricc, one
' ttinnlK'.rti- Tr. .1. n n.. -.ln r"i
month's pav in advance.
First inMalraent of bounty,
Total paymeut on muter.
2. At the fir.-t regnlar pay day. or two
months after mustcr-in, an addi
tionalintalnient of bountv willbe
3. At the first regnlar pay day after six
month- servii-e. he hall be paid
an additional instalmcnt of boun
tv. j 4 . At the first regular pay day after the
I end of thi first vears scrvice. an
additional imstalment of bountv
will be paid,
At the fit regnlar pay day after
eiishteen nnraths s.ervice. an addi
tional instalmcnt of bounty ,will be
At the firnt regular pav day after two
years ervice. an additional iustal
ment of bounty will be paid,
At the first regular pay day after two
and a half years servicc. an addi
tional niftalmcnt of bounty will be
At the expiiatiun of three vcars ser-
vice. the remainder of tbe bountv
will be paid.
And each cnliMed man will be entitled the state
pay oi seven uoiiars per timntb
If the government shall not rcquire these
-.ame as if the full term had ueeu sen-ed.
Each recruit, who has not heretofore sirroil
' eoed te.-.-, than nme mauths. nll, if he enlists
j to .vervc ;n lue new Veteran Voluateer Infantrv,
! or iu the Battery of Veteran Voluntcer Liht
1 Arttiiery, auttionzeU by general order 2io. 2,
naiea Aug. ., ioik, receive a oounty and premmm
of onc hunured and two dollars, to be paid as
Opon beimr mntrrf into United States'
First initalmcntof bountv, "-io 00
rrcmzum, 2 0i)
At the expiration of three years scrvice,
or to any soldier who may be hunor
ably discharjted after two jears' ser
vice, or to any soldier who may be
discharged from scrvice uhhin two
years from the date 01 his enlistmeut,
by reason of wounds received in bat
tle, thc remainder of the bounty will
tho 1tl rnmtnnnt
Uapt. .Vli.YS C. STEVEVS
NO T I C E .
The tindersigncd will carry ontie butcfcerim?
tropps for the fullpcriod of three yt-ars, and they Extract Buchu, $1 00 per boltle or s.x '
trlVTTfr1 cth$3.M- Extract .Sarsaparilla, $1.00. cr
before the ixpiratton of tneirtermof enliment. t c--nn t j i w -
they will reccivc. upou being mu-tered out? the I f-r - IaP"ved lvose asn, 0 i
whole amount of bountv remainin.' mm ,t, ' six for 52.50. .Or half a d zen of t-Cal 2 1
iheubscnberwillbeatroomo. l.Pasump- lieware of Counterleits and unpnuc:ji.fu
s:c upuse, ot Jonnstmry, aitcr Ang. 2j, lbt33. to dtstiers, who endeavor to dispnse of tLcr own
recruit a comnanv from comnantes V ir nfl . . . . . -
rSi.P ??1r! lhei0ld st?nd for- , and send for it, and avoid imposilion and ts
merlyoccupied by P. M. W iitmarth, at Lrudon '.,., f 1
Corner, and I have consiituted said Wtlimarth Purtf- .
my ageut xn said business. SIIALOIIBUEL Helmtxdds Drug aud Lhemical -ir
5 TIIE ALL SUFFICIEXT TJ1KEE
4 AJiauiu EMEDH?S
notcn aslIdmbdiT Gamint Prqwtntfo
IIELMi:OLI)S EXTILCT HUCHr,"
1MPROVEII ItoSE WAMI.
E y V 1 2J E 1' Jl E P A li ATJO S
HIGHLY CONCl-VntATEII COMPiM)
PLU1D EXTRACT BUC1U,
! A Positive and Specific Remedv for l)i
0 1 1ILADI JvIDNEYS, GlLUlX. AN1
j This Medicine mcreases the power of Jl-
i , . , ,
heahhy action, by which the Waterv or (
rf.rnii 1 )f-tinsitinn. mul nll T...,..1 l..
I 1 vuuuiuiai l.i
largements urt reduced, r.s well as pam ari
j innammauon, anu is goou lor -Men, VVonit-a
, or Lhiidren.
HELmUOLD S EXT11ACT 1UTHI
For Weakness arising from ExctsM;$, HzKu
of Dsination. Karlv Indiscretiun nr A ...
' attended with the f iUo ing smr.tur-
j Indisposition to Exerlion, Jxss of ' .uvr
ls 0f .Memorv, DiHicultv of l!rei- "
i Weak Xtrves, Trembling, Horror t)f J),
Wakefulne, Uimness ofVi.ion, P-
' Back, Universal Lasitude of the M
j . - -
- , this medicV.e invariablv remove.s i, i , .
wmcn the patieni may expire. hoci-.
ithat they ar :.ot frequently fonmvtJ
jthose direful diseases,
; OMb l Ji 2OA
, -iany are aware oi tne cause oi tlieir -i
f-,:.. Km tu., i. ,
ferintf. but uone will ci
! bV Coisumption, bear
( a;,l af Qidicine to strtiasthen and invi-rt
invariahly dots. A trial will convit.ee u.t
. niot skeptical.
FEMALES, FEMALES, FEMALES,
Old or youn, single, married, or contemtt
! tir.jr uiarriage. In many affections pwui:. -j
to Females the Extract Buchu is unequ a A
i by any other remedy, as in Chlorsi or llr
, tention, Irregularitv, Painfulness or Su;;.t
j sion of lhe Customary Evacuations, Ylc r J
! i?cliirrous stale of the Utera. Leucorrttrj
' o- "hitei, Steriliiy, and for all cmnpla.u
incideat to :he sex, wLtther ariansj fiU I-
' tiicro:ioji. hbits f tlisstnntinn. nr in th,. ,
. cline or chau-e oflife. (Seesymptoii-.,T
N0 KAMILY SHOULl) BE WrniUlT IT.
1 ake n-j IJ.lm, Mercurv or l.aa'i
M j- - e t t j -i.
i Jraa for npleasant and Uan-erous
IIELMBOLU'S EXTRACT LUCTIl"
,,res Secret Dif eases in all their tae-
little or no channe in diel ; no incunvenitrnce
; uuie or no cnanne m ti:et ; no m
: and no exposurel lt causes freri
,,nA :Ti(t Mrt,nfTft. ,n
.-1Vti rs;nh - nnal-,
s frequent desire,
' . , . V- , - -
aioMng ousiruciions, prevenung anu cunr
.-nrn-niil jnntter. 1 hnustinrtsunnn limiunni
WHO 1LYE BEEX THE YICTOI OK QUAOiS,
i And who have l-aid heavY fees to becured in
a ?hort titne, have found they were deceivt;d,
inl that the Poison has, br the use of Pow-
j ertul Aslringents, heen dried up in the ?
I lera, to break out in an airirraYatcd form.and
, perhaps after marriage.
USE HELMlJOLD'S EXTJIACT UlTHl
; For all arTections anrl ilipnse; nf tTin 1 rir!?r
! Organs, whether exiating in Male or Ftinait
from whatever ciuse originating, and no nut
; ter of how long itanuing. Diseases of these
1 " j'iuiluu
j II ELMiiOLlS EXTRACT lil'Vlll
' th- desired effect in all dkfnss. fnr nhh n
- - MM AfcA7 WWA W
i ,s reconirnended.
Blood! blood! BLOOD I HeJmbold's
, Highly I'oucentrated Compound Fluit. Ex-
, iract barsananlla. bYrillu-:. "1 h:s is nf-
I fection of the Blood, and altaclvS the Sexual
toinm..c T m
, " indpipe, and other Mucus Surfaces, makir.
w . r) J.lllIllpO IUC .U3l, J.tll, iiJHJill,
, its appearance in the form of Uicers. Ilelni-
bo!d' Extract Sarsaparilla purifies the tdo V,
, .... .... , ..1! 1.. . . r .1... -1.
; and removes all scaly eruptions of the sk, .
"lv,ao t0 lfie complcxion a clear and ieai'i.
; color. It being prepared expresly lor ti -75
00 c'a's tomplaints, its blood-purifyiug pr p-
erties are preerved to a gieater cxtt t laaii
' any other prejiaration of Sarsapariiia.
Jhhhbohrs Roisc Wassh. An excellent Li
qjj lion for Diseases of a isyphilitic Nature, a:;J
,"' ' as an iniertion in J)iseases of the Urinara- Ur
iar.s, arising from habits of disipatiua, used
j in connection with the Extracls Buchu antl
50 00 : Sarsaparilla, in such diseases as recommen lr.l.
. Eridence of the most respon?ible and reiiab.a
: characterAvillaccompanythemedieiues. tVr-
50 00 tilicates of cures, from eight to twenty years
tanding, with names knawn to sden.'e and
fame. For rneJical properties of lluciiu, t'
-q qq j Dispiatory of the United States. ive
; Prof. Dewers' raluahle works on the Pric!.r
jofPhysic Seefemarks made tiy tt;e Iae
50 00 celebrated Dr Phy.-ick, Phiiadelphia. .e
; remarks made hy Dr Ephraitn McDuwe. , a
l celebrattd physician and member of t'.e K. a
0 (j , al Colleie of Surgeons, Ireland, and a
i in the Transaclions of the Kiug and Qjw- j -Journal.
See Medico-Cirurical JU.i-.
, ,i,il,l,cliurl liv t?irlMTT Tr-jrur. 1?. . w
jc.utltiULU ... 1J".... 11UIU.) A V. . J J
lhe Koral College of Surgeons. See mus:
lne al,i Standanl Worlis on Medicine.
. 12.00, whicb will be sutHcient to curr t '
mnti f.1iciniricMC f fl;r.?w1.,o - .1
Delivered to anv address, iccurt 5
, r , - -
Pacd froin obscxraUna. Descnbe a ,
i tons n a communicdlions. Cures guar-i -
teed. Advice sratis.
! AiiiJA ii.
' Personally appeared before me. an A'.u"-
j man of the cttv of Philadelphia, II. T. Hcai-
Uold, who, being duly Wo.f dotb say,
PrePawl:orJs contam no narcotic, no merfur..
1 1,r otner mjunous drugs. but are tiurei; ta
etable. H. T. HE.M1501.D
Sworn and subscribtd before me, llii
day of Nov. 14J54. W.L P. HlBBAlll)
Aldermau, Ninth st. abo Itace. P1.-.2.
Address Letters for information in ciL.t.
dence lo 11. T. llelmbold, Chemist. D. jvl,
i 101 South Tenih st., below Cuestnut, Piua.
ii.i.sv r - . i - ll...i
l "1 neimuom uenutne j. reparuuoaN
' bold's Genuine Extract lluchu, Ilejmbo.dV
j uenume r.xir.-i oarsapanua, jk'uuv.u
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! Drumnsts everywhere. Ask for Helaitnuu-
Uake no other. Cut out the advfttea.1- -
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Iyadon,JJor. 17, 1SG3.
73:1125 house, 51H, B road way, New York.
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