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THURSDAY JANUARY 25, 1866.
g-Thc attention of Farmers and
IToraeuieu is invited to the Exhibition of
Trained Horses in this town, to be given
on Friday of the prcseut week. Messrs.
Wilder & Co., have an established repu
tation for skill and success in the rearing,
instruction and management of horses,
and are undoubtedly qualified to impart
much useful information on the subject.
At au election of the Stockholders
of the " Stroudsburg Mills," held at the
office of the .Mills, on Monday lust, the
following named gentlemen were elected
Directors, to serve for one year, viz :
Thomas W. llhodcs,
Samuel S Drcher,
Joseph Duseubury, ;u . .
llichard S. Staples. V .
Charles 1). Brodhcad.
Charles R. Andre.
Richard S. Staples.
The friends of the Rev. Mr. Paxson,
of the Methodist Church, ;n this borough,
purpose, we understand, paying him a do
nation visit, at the parsonage, on the af
ternoon and evening of the S 1ft inst.
Mr. P., by his strict geutlemanl' deport
ment, by his untiring seal in the cause ol
his Divine Master, and by his liberality
both in and out of his church, has won
golden opiuious from all classes of our
community, and will, no doubt, as he
well deserves, reap a rich harvest from
the proposed visit of his friends.
On Monday last, about 2 p. m., Ehnira
Shaw, daughter of Peter Shaw, met with
a fatal accident. The facts are as follows:
She was working at the stove when her
clothes took Ore, and as soon as she discov
ered that her clothing was burning she
made an effort to subdue the fire, hut Jail
ing to do so, she rushed to the hall, wl.cn u
daughter of Mr. J. 1J. Fethcrman dashed
a bucket of water over her. She then
made an effort to get out doors; but the
front door being locked she failed to get
out. From the hall she rushed to the
bed room and got on the bed. By this
time her clothes were burnt off. The
bed also took fire, which was scon extin
guished. Mr. Fethcrman and wife were
from home, and the only inmates in
the house at the time, were her father,
who was too infirm to render any assis
tance, and two of Fetherman's children,
one a boy about tcn-3ears old and a
daughter, about thirteen years who made
every effort to save her. She died about
nine o'clock in the evening of the same
day. Aged about 40 years.
Serious Accident at Eaglesville.
A very serious accident occurred at
Naglesvillc, in this County, on Saturday
evening last. Mrs. John Weaver attemp
ted to fill a kerosene-oil lamp while the
latter was burning, and while doing so
the oil became ignited, causing a terrible
explosion, and in au instant enveloping
her in flames. Mr. Weaver, who was a
slecp in the same room at the time, was
awakened by the explosion of the oil aud
the cries of his wife, and sprang to her
assistance. The flames were smothered
in a short time by wrapping her in some
heavy bed clothing, but not before the
victim was severely burned, iler face.
ueck, shoulders, arms and back are cov
ered with lanre and deep burns. The
right arm and hand are completely char
red and entirely iuscusible to externa
Wc are informed by her medical atten
dant that her recovery is exceedingly
The Pennsylvania State Agricultural
Society met at ilarrisburg ou the lGtl
instant, and re-elected A. Boyd Ilamil
ton, President; and a Vice Presideut
from each Congressional District-
The treasurer's account shows a balance
of five thousand dollars tn favor of the
Society, after liquidating all its obiiga
dons. The Society resolved to mcmoria
lize Corigress in favor of a direct tax on
dogs, of which it is stated we have 700,-
000 in Pennsylvania. The newly elected
Executive Committee met after the So
ciety had adjourned, and fixed upon the
25th, 2Gth, 27th and 28th of September
next lor the btate Agricultural Exhibi
tion. A Committee was appointed to re
ceive proposals for its location previous
to the third Tuesday of March.
The wheat yield of Minnesota is said
to be unprecedented, it averaging tweu-ty-sevcu
bushels to the acre, and the en
tire crop being estimated at twelve mil
lion bushels, which is forty-eight bush
els to each inhabitant man, woman and
child of the whole State. Wheat is
lhe principal agricultural production of
Minnesota : but extensive crops of corn,
bsrley, oats and potatoes are also grown.J
Mosby a Prisoner.
It is stated by a Richmond paper (hat
John S. Mosby, the guerrilla leader, Was
recently arrested at his home, in Fauquier
county, Virginia, and takeu to Winchester,
upon a charge of having hanged two Federal
soldiers during the war, in retaliation for
the murder of his own men. Mosby claimed
to be a regular Confederate officer; but as he
had command of a set of fellows who were
ouly called upon when wanted, and who,
after they had done a certain piece of bloody
or thievish work, went to their homes to
await the next summons, men who were guer
rillas by night and farmers by day,lhe terms of j
Lee's surrender had to be strained almost to
breaking in order to afford him the benefit
thereof. The United States are determined,
while recognizing the validity of the parole,
to punish all ollenscs which were against
the rules of civilized war. Mosby. was not
very particular, rumor says, about such ob
servance. Hence his present trouble, if the
statement of his arrest be true.
Incendiaries Given Over to Lynch Law.
Buffalo, Jan. 22. A despatch from Titus-
ville, Pa., dated to-day, says there were two
large fires there last night. Three men
were arrested, charged with being the in-
ccndiaiies, and are being tried by a Vig,
ilance committee. If found guilty they will
be hung at once. No particulars have been
The loss by the fire is 75,000 and the
insurance $55,000. The Lycoming Insu
ranee Company loses heavily, but most of
tiie loss falls on the Philedalphia and East
The greatest excitement prevails among
the people, who .-.re determined to rid the
place of all iucendiaries, robbers and other
Arc You Legally Married? According
to the ruling of the District Court in Phil
adelphia, the great majority of the persons
iivinjr together as husband and wife in the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, were nev
er legally married. This is a sturtling prop
osition, but it is held that an old law, en
acted in 1701, declaring that intention of
marriage must be published in meeting and
posted on meeting houses before the ceremony
can be legally performed, is still in force,
having never been repealed. The statute
has long been ignored, but Judge Shars
wood declared it still in binding1 force.
Whether it is safe to tliusdeclare ninetenths
of the supposed married couples of the State
violators of the law in this strange manner,
remains to be scon.
Before any more of the marriageable
people are joined in matrimony, they
should petition the Legislature to repeal the
naughty law which compels the bans to be
Last week an extraordiary case of breach
of promise was brought up before the court
of Luzerne county at Wilkes-Barre, by Miss
Carrie Bradley of New York, aged twenty-
three vcars, vs. Chauncey A. llevnolds of
Wilkes-Barre, aged sixty-one years, and a
verdict was rendered by the jury in favor of
the plaintiff, fixing the damage at fourteen
The Union State Committee met at
Jarrisburi!- on Friday last, and determin
ed that the Union State Convention for
the nomination of candidates for Gover
nor and Judge of the Supreme Court
should be held in that city on Wedues
day, the 7th of March. Some of the
Committee were in favor of holding the
Convention at a later day, but the majori
ty were inclined toward an early begin
uiug of the campaign.
On Thursday last, Hon. John Sher
man was elected Uuitcd States Senator
from Ohio, for the term of six years from
March, 1807. lie received 94- votes, a
gainst41 for his Democratic opponent.
General Schenck and Representative Bing
ham were prominent candidates for the
Republican nomination, but the predom
inant feeding was in favor of Mr Sher
man. A ship captain was recently discharged
from his commission, in Liverpool, for being
drunk one hundred" and ten consecutive
In Baltimore, during the past year, seven
hundred and forty permits for new buildings
A firm of distillers in Maltland. Can
ada, are ou trial at Toronto on a charge
of swindling the Government out of one
hundred and eighty thousand dollars by
smuggling whisky into the United States.
Of the nine thousand post offices in
tne disloyal btates, about two thousand
have been re opened. Nearly three hun
dred of these have received postmistress
es no men could be found who could take
There are yet in the volunteer service
twenty-six. Major-Generals and forty
nine Brigadiers. In the regular army
there are one Lieutenant General, five
Major-Generals and ten Brigadiers, and
the whole number of officers aud men is
General Wm. T. Sherman hts fixed his re-
sidence- as well as head-quarters at St.
A negro in Pomfret, Vt.f is one hundred
and thirty years old.
The pew income of Beccher's church is
There W 208 miles of water pine in New
Arrest of Counterfeiters.
The Pittsburgh Chronicle, of Dec,
29th, sdys : One of the most important
arrests of counterfeiters wnion nas oeen
made in this State vas effected hi Eric on
Monday, through the efforts of Detec
tives Cooley and Whitney of Erie. The
arrest embraces five of the gang, who
were located in New York, and the seiz
ure of $28,000 in counserfcit Treasury
notes. I1 or some months past tnis gang
has has been doing a thrivir.g business,
and through their efforts the entire oil re
gions have been literally flooded with
counterfeit money. Detectives Cooley
and Whitney determined to discover the
whereabouts of the gang, and, n possi
ble, break it up by capturing the parties
and their stock of money. After con
siderable trouble the officers ascertained
that the gang had their headquarters
near Buffalo, and at once placed them
selves in "connection with it," in police
parlance. One of the officers addressed a
note by mail to the "chief," proposing to
purchase a considerable quantity of the
trash for the purpose of ''shoving" it in
the Oil, Regions. After some nego
tiations the terms of sale were settled aud
the "chief" agreed to deliver the money
by express at Erie. Either from fear of
detection or. of the failure of the promised
remittances for the "stuff," the chief,"
whose name is J. W. Sowlcs, concluded
to send the money by Thomas Uale, one
of the gang.
In due time, Hale, reached Erie, and
immediately upon his arrival he was ta
en in custody by the detectives and lod
ged in jail before he had time to destroy
any of the evidences of' his guilt or to
communicate with his frieuds. The de
tectives then addressed a letter to Sowlcs.
purporting to be written by Hale, inform
ing him that he (Hale) had suddenly
taken ill, and had been unable to deliver
the monev. The letter also referred to
the impossibility of sccrotingnhe money
and urged upon Sowies the necessity of
immcdate presence in .Erie to make the
delivery of the money in person. Tins
letter had the desired effect, as Sowies
started for Erie on the first-train after its
receipt. The train on which the "chief
had taken passage met with an accident,
and a uumbcr of persous were mjureu.-
lle, however, escaped unhurt, and arriv
ed in Erie after scrverul hours detention
Of course he was immediately arrested
and conveyed to jail to keep Hale com
The letter ruse having proved so sue
cessful the detectives determed to resort
to it ajja'in They accordingly took ad
vantage of the accident to the train above
referred to, aud proceeded at once to
Buffalo. On their arrival there they ad
dressed a letter, to the three remaining
members of the gang, purporting to have
been written by Sowies, in which they
were informed that the ''chief'" had his
leg broken by the accident to the train
and that he was at a hotel unable to be
moved. In addition to this information,
the letter demanded the immediate pre
sence of the three, their prompt reply to
the summons being necessary to .prevent
exposure. The foliowiug day the deteo
lives had the satisfaction of meeting their
men at the hotel named, and in a short
time afterward the counterfeiters were
safely lodged in the jail at Buffalo.
The skill and energy displayed by
Messrs. Cooley and Whitney in their
operations reflect the highest credit up
on them. The result of their operations
was the arrest of Sowies and Hale, ant
three others, whose names we did not as
sertain, aud the seizure of $28,000in
counterfeit money. Messrs. Cooley and
Whitney arrived in this city from Erie
last evening, with Sowies aud Uale in
charge. These prisoners were committed
to the county jail, and will be tried at
the next term of the United States Court
in this city. The other members of the
gang will be tried at Buffalo, New York.
Eeturn of Gov. iCnrtin
The Governor of Pennsylvania has re
turned from bis visit to Cuba, having
arrived at Ilarrisburg on Monday last,
somewhat unexpectedly to his friends at
home. Since his departure and con
sequent release from the cares of office,
his health has steadily improved. His
physician says that the alarming symp'
toius, from which he basso loug suffered,
have nearly disappeared under the in
fiuenceofa mild climate. This intelli
gence is gratifying to the people of the
State with whom the Governor is univer
sally popular. II is early return will en
able the course of legislation to proceed
without further delay or uncertainty, and
the proposed adjournment of the Legisla
ture to await his presence is now need
Since his arrival he'has been busy pre
paring his usual annual message, which
although it may be completed by Wed
nesday, will not be transmitted to the
Legislature before Monday.
From Oregon Great Fall of Snow.
Portland, Oregon, Jan. 18. ")
Via San Francisco, Jan. 20, I860, j
Decidedly the heaviest snow-ntorm that
has occurred in this part of Oregon for
years has prevailed for two days past.
It snowed all day Tuesday and rained
most of the time yesterday. During the
night the storm "continued, and it has
been snowing uninterruptedly to-day.
During the cold ,suap of a few days
siuce, there were storms particularly
severe east of the 131ue Mountains.
Quite a number of people were badly
frost-bitten. The snow is deeper along
the river than ever known before. In
Reindeer River Valley the snow is 3G
inches deep.; at La Grand, 20 inches and
on the mountains there are frui four to
six feet of snow.
The route to Placerville is closed.
The snow in Boise Valley averaged 20
inches in depth, and Snake Greek was
frozen over so as to allow teams to cross.
The thermometer at Idaho City has been
as low as 22 below zero.
In Louisiana the Sergeant-at-Arms of
the House is without arms, the Secretary
of the Senate and Clerk of the House are
both on crutches. All of them have be
longed to the Union army.
Audacious Eobtery. $70,000 Stolen of
a Bank Messenger.
One of the boldest robberies that has
come under our notice recently occurred
on Friday morning, at 9 o'clock, on the
corner of Beekman and William sts., iu
the presence of large numbers of street
passengers, and almost under the very
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noses of the police authorities tnemseives.
At that hour, the messenger ot tne
Farmers' and Citizens' Bank of Brooklyn.
a lad by the name of Sauiuel Terry, was
proceeding to the Park Bank, f LJeekmau
St., near Nassau -st.) with a package con
taining the regular exchanges ot the two
houses. This package was stated by the
officers of the Park Bank to have contain
ed about 70,000 $20,000 of which
were secured by duplicate checks, but
this has since proved to be a misstate
According to the statement of the mes
senger, while he was passing the' comer
of Beekman aud William sts., at 9 o clock
yesterday morning, two men in a wagon
suddenly halted at his side. One of
them sprang out, struck him a stunning
blow in the face, at the same time mena
cing him with a pistol, the muzzle of
which he clapped against his breast. Tn
another instaut the precious package was
snatched from the hand of the bewilder
ed messenger. The man leapcl backin
to the wagon with his prize, his comrade
applied the whip vigorously, and the da
ring robbers were out of sight, before their
victim had recovered from his surprise
and terror, which were so great as to pre
vent him from making the slightest out
cry. A crowd collected immediately after
ward, aud the intelligence of the affair
created considerable commotion in the
street, but the thieves were off. The boy
at once went to the Police Station, qnly
half a block from the scene ef theft, and
told his story as well as his confusion
The above account is the substance of
what he said, and, though wearing au air
of improbability at the first, there can be
little question of its truth I he amount
stolen is variously stated. One of the of
ficers of the Bank to which the messen
ger belongs stated at the Police Station
that the package contained $11,000 in
currency and $70,000 in checks but the
cashier of the same bank subsequently
modified the amount in checks to 37,000.
lhe latter statement is correct, making
the amount stolon $18,000.
The police were notified of the theft so
soon after its occurrence, aud have since
acted so earnestly in the matter, that the
robbers will probably be soon arrested.
and the stoleu funds recovered.
A reward of $1,000 has been offered by
the Bank authorities for the arrest of the
thieves and the recovery pf the property
Detective Shangle of the Eleventh
Precinct on Saturday night arrested Da
vid behiff and Ceorge nuyce, the thieve
who on Friday morning last robbed Sam
uel B. Terry of $18,000 in bills and
checks at the corner of Beekman aud
William sts. Tribune.
In the Senate, on Monday a joint res
olution was offered to amend the Consti
tution by providing that representation
and direct taxes shall be apportioned a-
mong the several States which may be
included within this Union according to
their respective numbers, counting the
whole number of prrsons iu each State.
excluding Indians not yet taxed, provided
th.tt whenever the elective franchise shal
be denied or abridged in any State on ac
couut of race or color, all persons, of such
race or color shall be excluded from the
basis of representation.
A singular incident occurnd at Breslau
on the occasion of the funeral of a stu
dent, named Attorz, who had been killed
in a duel. The coffin had been let down
into the grave, when a voice was heard
apparently proceeding from the inside o
it, exclaiming, "Let me out, I am beini
suffocated." The coffin was immediately
brought up and opened, but the body was
found to be quite dead. J he author o
the hoax was theu discovered to be a ven
triloqist present, who was arrested for dis
Counterfeit Fractional Currency.
Captain Franklin, of the United States
Tieasury Department, has detected a new
twenty-five cent Iranctional currency note
They are very well calculated to deceive
those dealing in small change. The vig
nette in the centre is bad, the figure hav
ing a breastpin, while in the genuine
nothing of the kind appears.
Brig.-Gen. King, commandant of the
post of Augusta, Ga., while riding near
the city on the 19th mst., accompanied
by ins wile and daughter, lady au'd gen
tleman, was stopped by highwaymen and
the party were robbed of three horses.
The Bucks County Intelligeucer, of the
z.jd inst., says :
Eli Lear, of Upper Makeficld, slaugh
tered a spring pig 11 months old on Wed
nesday last, which weighed 504 pouuds
when dresed. It measured 5 feet 1
inches in length from the root of the tai
to the end of the nose, and 7 feet around
it after being killed. We think this hard
A Chicago paper says that those who
are in possession of the Lincoln medal
lion, sold for the bencBtof the late North
western Sanitary Pair, will examine it
closely, they will discover that by a
strange coincidence a line made by an
accidental crack in the die marks the ex
act course of the bullet which deprived
the President of his life.
A water locomotive, capable of sailing
fifty miles an hour, has been invented,
and the patent applied for by a French
Canadian named Pierre Lacroix.
A cave, five feet wide, and from six to
eight feet high, which is evidently artifi
cial, has been discovered in the side of
Lookout Mountain, Georgia, and explor
ed for the distance of one hundred and
ST-RAIfGE, BUT TRUE.
Every young lady and. gentleman in the
United States can hear something very
much to their advan'age by return mail (free
of charge), by addressing the undersigned.
Those having fears of being humbugged will
oblige by not untieing this card. All others
will please audi ess their obedient servant,
THUS. F. CHAPMAN,
8:31 Broadway, New York.
January, 4, 1866. ly.
PER YEAR ! We want agents
jwv everywhere Mo sell our im
proved $20 sewing Machine. Three new
dnds. - Under and upper feed. Warranted
five years. Above salary or large commis
sions paid. The only machines sold in the
UniU'tl States lor less tlian $1U, which
are fullu licensed hy Howe, Wheeler
& Wilson, Grover & Baker, Singer
& Co., and Bachclder. All other cheap
machines are infringements and the seller
or user are nauie to arrcsi une, aim
I" 11 A . It 1
imprisonment. Circulars free. Address, or
call upon Shaw & Clark, Biddcford, Maine,
or No. S'23 Broadway, New York ; No. 230
Carter St., Philadelphia, P.-i.; No. 14 Lom
bard's block, Chicago, III.; No. 170 West
Fourth St., Cincinnati, O.; or No. 8 bpauld-
ng's Exchange, Buffalo, N. Y.
January 4, 1866.-1 y.
A MONTH ! Agents wanted for
six entirely new articles, just out
Address O. T. GAREY. City Building, Bid.
deford, Maine. January 4, lSGG.-ly.
rpo TIIE NERVOUS, DEBILITATED
JL AND DESPONDENT UF BUTIi
SEXES. A great suffer having been re
stored to health in a few days, after many
Dears of misery, is willing lo assist his suf
fering felbw-creatures by sending (free), on
the receipt of a postpaid addressed envelope,
a copy of the formula of cure employed.
Direct to juiiin iu. jjauiaijJ.i,
Box 183 Post Office,
Jan. 12, G5. 5in. Brooklyn, N. Y.
EKROKS OF YOIUTII.
A Gentleman who suffered for years from
Nervous Debility, Premature Decay, and all
lhe effects ot youthful indiscretion, will, lor
the sake of suffering humanity, send free to
all who need it, the recipe and directions for
making the simple remedy by which h was
cured. Suherers wishing to proht by the
adverriser's experience, can do so by ad
JOHN B. OGDEN,
No. 13 Chambers St., New York.
January 4, 18GG. ly.
The advertiser, having been restored to
health in a few wceksby a very simple rem
cdy, after having suffered several years with
a severe lung alrection, and that dread di
sease Consumption is anxious to make
known to his fellow-sufferers the means o
rrm 11 1 . T "11
lo an wno desire it, he will send a copy
of the prescription used (free of charge,) with
the directions for preparing and using the
same, which thev will find a sure cure for
Consumption, Asthma, Bronchitis, Colds
Couoiis, and all Throit and Lung Affec
tions. Tho only object of the advertiser in
sending the Proscription is to benefit the
afflicted, and spread information which he
conceives to be invaluable ; and he hope
every sufferer will try his'remedv, as it wil
cost them nothing, and may prove a blessing,
Parties wishing the prescription wil
Rev. EDWARD A. WILSON,
January 4, 38G6.-ly.
Notice is her' y given that the co-partner
ship heretofore existing between Daniel H
Wyckoff and Jacob L. Wyckoff. in the Bo
rouh of Stroudsburg. Pa., trading as D. H
Wyckoff & Co , was disso'ved by mutua
consent on the 22d day of January, 1SGG.
All peasons having claims, or indebted to
said firm, are requested to call on Jacob L,
Wyckofi, into whose hands the books, &c
have been placed, who is duly authorized to
settle the same.
JACOB L. WYCKOFF.
DANIEL II. WYCKOFF.
P. S. The business will be continued at
the old stand, in . Stroudsburg, by D. H. Wv
ckoff, who solicits a'contirnmnce of patron
age. D. II. WYCKOFF.
January 25, 1SGG.
Whereas, the Hon. Gnomon R. Barrett,
President Judge of the22d Ju eial Districto
Pennsylvania, composed of the counties
Wayne, Pike, Monroe and Carbon, and Abra
ham Levering and Jeremy Mackey. EsqrV
Associate Judges of the Court of Common
Pleas of the County of Monroe, and by vir
tue of their ollices. Justices of the Court o
Oyer and Terminer aud General Jail delive
ry and Court of General Quarter Sessions in
and for the said County of Monroe, have is
sued their precept to me commanding that
a Court ot Quarter Sessions of the Peace an
Common Pleas, and Court of Oyer and Ter
miner and General Jail Delivery and Or
phan's Court, for the &aid County of Monroe
to be holden at Stroudsburg, on the 26lh day
ot February, ibuU, to continue one week
Is hereby given to the Cononer, the Justices
ol the Peace, and Constables of the said coun
ty of Monroe, that they be then and there
ready With their rolls, records, inquisitions,
examinations and other remembrances to d
those things which their offices are appcrtai
ning, and also that those who are bound by
recognizances to prosecute and give evidence
against the prisoners that are or shnll be in
the jail ef thesuul county of Monroe, or a
gainst persons whobt.ind charged with th
commission of offences to ho then and there
to prosecute or testify as shall be just.
(God save the Common wealth.)
CHARLES HENRY, Sheriff.
Sheriffs Office Stroudsburg, )
Jan. 25, 18(iG.
SC11ATCH ! SCRATCH ! SCKATOn !
Itch ! Itch. ! Itch !
Try Hollinshead's Itch Ointment, a sure
cure for that troublesome disease. War
aautcd to cure, or the money . refunded.
Prepared and sold at
W. HOLLINSHEAD'S Drug Store.
Stroudsburg, Jan. 11th, 1S66,
The friends and Congregation nf "R.
J. W. Paxson, will make him a donation
visit, at his residence, in Stroudsburg, on
Wednesday, the 31st inst., afternoon and
evening. bhould the weather be unfa
vorable, it will take place the next fair
A cordial invitation is extended to all".
FREE EXHIBITION OF
TEA 1MB HORSES,
The Best Trained Horse in the World1.
A SPIRITED-STALLION Driven Fu
riously through the streets, "attached
to a Wagon,
Without Harness or Reins'!
W. E. WILDER & CO.,
FORMERLY WITH ROCKWELL & HURLBURT.
Will give the above exhibition in front
of the Stroudsburg House,
In Stroudsburg;, at 1 o'clock, P. M.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 1866,
A FREE LECTURE
Will be given immediatly after the Exhibi
tion, on tlffe ''General management of the
Horse," consisting of valuable hints and sug
gestions on Rearing, Feeding, Driving and
Handling. Mr. Wilder's Lecture is deeply
interesting to all men who arc raising
Young Stock, and dealing in Horses, and as
it costs nothing, every one can afford to hear
OO'Trnmediately after his Lecture, Mr.
Wilder will FORM A CLASS and teach
them his Syem. as practiced and taught by
Rockwell & Hurlburt.
January 25, 15G6.
Whereas, Jerome li. Shaw and wife,
of Hamiltou Township, Monroe Co., Pa.,
have made a voluntary assignment of their
Real aud personal Estate, to the subscri
ber, for the benefit of his creditor; There
fore, all those indebted to the said Je
rome B. Shaw, are requested to mnke iftf
mediate payment to the subscriber, and
all those having demands acraiustthesamo
will present them immediately, duly nu-
theuticated to the subscriber for settle
JEROME S. WILLIAMS,
Hamilton, Jan. 23, 18G6.
In the matter of the Petition of Fred
erick: Kiser, Phillip Miller, Valentine
Kautz, Charles 1). Brodhcad. Joseph
Troch. John S. Fisher and others, to the
Court of Common Pleas of Monroe Coun
ty, for the incorporation of '-The Luther-'
au Church of Stroudsburg "
And now, Dec. 27, 1S6G, tits Court
having examined the said Petition and
being of opiuion that the objects therein
set forth, are lawful, direct that the
same be filed in the office of the Prothon
otary of said Court; and further direct
that notice be given in one newspaper
printed in Monroe County, for at least
three weeks, of the intended application?
for a charter of incorporation at next
Therefore notice is hereby "given, that
application will be made at th& next terra
of said Court, to be held at Slroudsbunr--on
the 26th day day of February next,
for a decree incorporating 'The Lutheran?
Church of Stroudsburg" according to the?
objects, articles aud coudilioas set forth
in the said Petition.
Atty. for Petitioners.
Jan. 18, I860.
Good News for the People!
Cotten Goods have come dawn
in price !
Large decline in prices of
iT2 hsI ins,
I am now selling Calicoes and DeLaner
at about 25 per cent, lower than I sold
them a week ago.
AJLL. NJE1W ami FISESH GOODS.
I am selling some make of Muslins for
less than they have been sold for the last
Are low enough for any one to buy them
Large reduction in the price of fin
And if you wish to buy good Clothf
and fancy Cassimercs call iu. They are
50 cents a yard cheaper than in the falL
ASD BLANKET SHAWLS,
all wool, all sorts and sizes, very low. I
can give you a bargain in Shawls.
And theu I have a good assortment of
Coffee, Sugars, baking Molas
ses and Syrups,
And lots of other Goods cheap.
SQf Don't forgot the place, it is at
. Cheap Store, in Stroudsbnm,