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Mtska Qtstxh CJronidt.
C. A.- ADAMS,
r-Warren,4 "Wednesday, May 12.
Our County—the Times and the Prospects.
S 'peets. j r i
It cannot be denied, that during the
past season- there has, for once, ; been
wmetrttth'ia tlie Btereotjped cry of
"Uard times, " scarcity--of morley,';
Ac. In this section '61 the Reserve,
combination of circumstances such 1
semorn occurs iwicfe in a"cnl'Jry,' Has
produced this effect The staples of this
D County, anil njnn -which, jmoe than all
others,, depends: it. prosperity, are (be
products of the Dairy. The extreme
drought cut short the grass crop, and
oorsseouently, ih supply frf gutter and
cl&eese "was" diminished' greatly'. ' Most
..f ? wil by m farmiOT, wtre,
for the same causey unfit for market.
Tljese'fclttle'thus': remaining 'tn hand,
speedily consumed ihe crop of lipy, al
ready flefictentjri rjuantjty., causing an
nnprecedentedjyliiglr price of that arti
,i,",fc1evli The grain crop was iri precisely the
same situation.3 The depreciation of In
e,i; diaia'tnoney gaTe addilional weight to
c' tie pressure: ' To crown all, our farmers'
: 'seeinecTto be smhteh witn a western fe
n" !rer;and;'all who' had 'either money, or
ft "-Tcredit sufficient o bcrrow it, were send -"'""''nig
off Iherr-funds 'to rnrest in western
81' lands:-1 1 ''- :-! i-'V-' '
'"-"WtV rejoice' to see better' prospects
iBleadTbe'-wheat -crp promises fair.'
The weather thus far has been as favor
"r"'' able for spring crops as could be desired.
tJ YJ he turrency bow in circu.ation is mosf
.rf.'yciy feound:' 'Tb' western ft ver here, is
eo"!l! subsiding, and we confidently hope that
eioeef tki season,' there will be
'i ' less7 truth: m the eternal cry of 'hard
r'l,,;t1mes;" than there has been during the
I'm Jlitfe'ff bne ,tul .-.' i .:
Armistice at Sevastopol.
fl"'The iorfon1Tne;6ays,vihat on: Sat
b unfit'urd', M'archfffeih",' a tag of truce as
:;Bentiuby the Allies, 'with a proposition
to The ..Russians for an aimisbce to Lury
the dead.Tfhich were lying in numbus
vc or six Russians to every: Irtnch
rs,lniin 'and ' Etglitbmau; : An answer" in
"A -the'effiarnative was returned, and it was
an anged thatlwo hours should be grant
ed Lw:illcc4ing-dxariyiiig a ay the
dead on both-sides, ihe sicht was
i9Mt5 'EhgJ, and Piiissian tfiicers 'were wait
ing about,1 saluting each other cenrteous-
jy as ir.ey passea, ana occasionally en
'ttrlng' intd ctnverFaticn,: and a constant
"tnfech'axge'of litde civilitiessuch al'iI-
4enng ' and 'Teceivirig 'ctgar-rghts, was
a going on in each' Irttle group: " The ar
ef5',r'inistice was bVer'atbut three 'clock.
y Scarcely had ihe white flag disappeared
rawwi behind 'the parapet if the llsmelon.be
fore a round shot ficm 'Hre1' sBiltirs' bat-
"'' ttiy'weiit slap thriugh one iel the in
'r':l)raEures of the Russian work, and dashed
c-iBp''aqgtefrt aiar-of-'carthiBside. ihe
jp-u Russians at1 ence replied and the noise
of cannon soon re-echoed through, the
s"-tarines.!! v-r f-i
"gt v'oig- tasd ot ;ciue'ny has come
mK,4o'- light 'in' Covrngt'bn.Ky. "lie wife of an
"niLinan:Tectniiy aiea, leating tiuee
" small' children.' He soon Inarried again,
an"d" ie"step-mother setto work to siarre
,hsffie"cliiidrtn 'to eath. ; ' The infant soon
"'ditd, and' upon1 starching1 the pn mists
the police lound the two otheri locked
in a lutui', anu ituuttu 10 bhtit-wji.
They wtie rt moved and cartd tor, and
, warrants ibiuta tor me nenas in unoian
A Ylbglkia Diamomd- A diamond
pickednpntar Mancl-tiier, Va., a small
towtjosjRiiBind has been re
ceived in Rew'ork. The stcne is about
the size ot a nazercut, ana weighs torty
inree iLarais. it uas a naw m me centre,
UUV IV ID VUJCl W UlAI
nitc-v : - ,.. - v .. : . ...... - , .
ci ?VcLlDOn9 jewellers esumate its value at
oar 'thousand dollars, "and claim that it
, ,is the" laigest' diamond ever found' 'in
? , iti-.ca .--v e -ti
', Jiorui Amenca.. . :-
U.i .., ' - i .
wr-.L46 1 huxsday flight the fine railroad
bridge at Painesyille was totally destroy--r.a
baporr'Bore tiiFn evea handred feet jn length,1
and ighty feet in height. 0 itis supposed
"Jo :.that. the fire-was comjnunicaifcd by a
i park fronv the locomotive of a freight
srainv v ix weeks will be required to re--oiq
Pf.lmildihe bridge.;! o. ..I's z-.i ' ;
'-'!2aS Emigrakts. Advices from
Kansas to the fSovtrnment Superintend
',5mehf of the Kanzas League in JJ. Y. City ,
t;:"of the'date bf' April 16ih,' reports tbear--was
jjf Bteamers full ofBCtifeA on the 1
dgura jj.eou . Acsevere -drought pre-1
X3j,yaiitd',''ahd the supplies of x grain .are
nearly txhausted.'3ii ! :' '" : :v,,:-.
lit the. great storm of last week,' an
old Duuaing auacnea to ine bitn scbooi
. - in Arcadia, Madison county. Mo., was
.. struck ; by lightning , and consumedr-7-..
.,r.I'our,Dpjs,'were in the building and must
.,,.,.,haYe been consumed by tiie nre. j.une
vi l xi em was uarry xvioiriey, son oi j? u.
oj Wdgley, of St. Lows. . , .
i A collision has occurred between the
Saints in Utah and. CoL' Steptoe, Gov
ernor of the Territory. Two soldiers
ere- Ecrerely ;wounded.: - 'Rum was at
le-r'tjjg: bottom of it, and a law forbidding
the sale of intoxicating liqnors has' been
9.nerofdie results otic ''
;;s yy- . : " " '! 1 .- ' :" "
,,A.Lakd. oF.Pi-ESTr. The Omaha
City Xebraskaian oi ll ih of April notices
the gloomy accounts of agriculture. :in
wme of the older Slates, and says :
vi j... (jn "y'onr cattle die 'of cold and
v.: gt'jjiticn ; in summer, they aie obliged
rfrink from' pools Jbf stagnant water.
hkosix.iHere'in 'ebraska, eattlo quench their
.hit ; from .never-lailmg springs ana
streams ot pure waier, anu Keep i;u hu
fce 4 tha vear on the rich crass and nutricious
: nea and rushes which grow in wildt lnx-,
r . . , i -,4 ;n
urianee on. our orpau juwucs nuu
fertile valieys. Much of oaf winter
weather resembles the mild and bright
September dajs of the hvist.
Robert Campuell, of Ohio, who was
appointed Indian agent for ti c Kicka
poos, has dcaliued the office.
Mr. Campbell's Letter of Declination.
The name of Hon. L. D. Campbell
having been suggested ia several papers
as a candidate for Governor, that gentle
man has written to the Cleveland Erprett,
-declining to be a candidate. As the letter
'Ms an abje one, and is full of patriotic
f counsel to the friends of Reform in Ohio,
we copy it, entire :
f ' Hamilton, April 23,1855..
i To the Editort of Ihe Cleveland Express:
' Ge.tlemK ; I wish to male to you,
.to other -Editors, and to the large nura
of friends who have written private let
ters, my graU ful acknowledgements for
T 'thcTtgrr conipliniect of proposing to con
fer on me the honors of the Gubernatori
al chair of my native Htale.
As a general rule,' he who seeks an
office ought not to claim the right to se
lect his position. I do not seek any of
fice, and have no personal desire, aside
from duty to my country, of- holding
public station. In expressing the wish
that 1 may be allowed to decline the
"pfooseiTTidbbfr you" will' bear with me
in presenting briefly some of the reasons
by which I am influenced.
- -' For the last six years, and during one
of the most interesting periods of our na-
rtiona legislation, I have been honored
by the people, in whose midst I have
spent my , whole life, from the cradle to
''the present, with a "seat in Congress as
their Representative. In return I have
.given the service of my best abilities and
the e Sorts of all .my energies.. I have
had my reward in being sustained by a
Vole which defied the trammels of party
organization. - I now hold a commission
' from them, con fe red by the overwhelm ng
, vote ol last year, which I have accepted,
to continue in that service two years
longer! ' It would be an act evincing a
selfishness ' at war; with '. my nature, to
cast that aside- now, without their con -
sent,, with a view to acquire new honors
in another field. Ik-sides, an abai don-
ment of the place so flatteringly assigned
' to me, for such a purpose, would place
me personally in a false position of a
j mere political aspirant..
. . Again, the only actual experience I
have in the public service is lather in
.'Rational than in Stale politics.' The
1 lessons which I have alieady learned
-lend to hi me more lor the service to
: which I have already been, called, than
that which your partiality has proposed,
.whilst there are very many abler and
belief nun in the fctate, whose names
:havt betn mentioned in connection with
i the office ot Governor, who are prepared
for a high degree of efficiency in correct
ing the. gross evils which have been in
troduced into our State policy. It would,
-' therefore, in toy judgment, be a culpa
ble want of loyalty to the interests of
..'our great State,, were I to voluntarily
consent to the use of my , name in com
petition with theirs. .
Unity in design and haimony in action
1 should actuate the friends ot Refoim, in
all their mo ements. Misrule has weigh
l.edt down :the energies of our people.
( lmprovident legislation has brought up
on ihe industiy and bus'ness energy of
' the country a system of oppressive taxa
tion '- and a ' series of wrongs, which if
imposed upon a less, forbearing people,
would ere this have produced revolution
and bloodshed.' TLat there may be a
" "Jusion " of good citizens of all parties
., to correct , peactlully these" evils, is my
most sinceie de.-ire.., Uur National and
State 'Goveitmtnts need purification
''Providence hts showered 'upon us the
n blessings witn-whicn we-ougbi to make
,-jfiUr cottMryuot only, prospeious, but in-
; . ditiidtrd, jn. every sense of the word,
oi a.i uue powers oi ine earin. . i.et us
'all' unite 'coidially and heartily in that
march ot progress which is not only to
restoie prospeiity to our own State, but
which is to establish for America, before
the sciutiny of the world, the high rep-
' Ulation ol a nation free and independent
. laboring to pumote all that is right,
r and o tiadicate litrr. cur system by
-Constitutional means all tbat it, wrong-
of 'a people" iigidily adhering to that
nign principle o. honor inat respects the
ngms ot otheis, wl list they sedulously
i protect their. o n from aggressions of ail
kinds, whenever, wheieer, and howev
ef made. Veiy truly j ours, fcc,
iJ' " ' ' " Lkwis 1). Campbell.
J - Wm. Class, . a young grocer mer
chant of Sew Huron, 0-. was on the eve
ning of the 28th of April shot through the
head by Birchard 'While, in While's
dwelling. White had sometime ago
married Miss Boguet, to whom Clark
had been very much attached, and the
murder originated, it is said, from that
circumstance.1 ' All parties are of good
character" The distress of the wile and
her mother has" created the greatest
"sympathy. ' The murderer has been ar
rebted: J Clark still breathes, but his
death is every moment anticipated.
' Kendall, Post-master at New Orleans,
has been arrested by Mr. Blan, the spe
cial agent of the Post Office Department,
on a cherge'bf theft. It is said: that he
purloined a letter lelonging to Wills,
Rawlins, & Co., containing &5uO. Ken
1 dall gave secuiity in 10,000.
A robbery 'was committed on board
the steamer Africa at Boston on the 25th
nit., which amounted to 500 in gold,
and also Bank of England notes and jew-
'clry, making in all : about 1500. ' It
belonged loE. Collingwood, a passenger,
- and has not yet been recovered.
- Thk ': "Maid of the Mist," so well
known to every visitor at Niagara, has
been removed, and a new and more sub
stantial and elegant steamer has taken
.its place.. We hope it will be as careful
ly managed, and as free from accidents
as the old Maid.
USPRKCKDEJSIED tSPKSD. On the Me-
tairiev Course, New Orleans, Lexiugt n
has made: the shortest time on record,
running four miles in seven minutes and
three fourth seconds, beating the time
:. - ,.Tna turnkey of the jail in Indianapo
. lis was knocked, dowu by some of tlie
. prisoners, . and seven of them escaped.
Four of-. them were recaptuied, and
.. three of them are now at lar-je.
Thb banking building, Aic, of Mr.
. Manchester, the absconding' banker in
. Cincinnati, has been sold by the sheritl
to the Marietta and Cincinnati Railroad
Co., for 25 000.
', FiFTr-six' Laborers were discharged
from the "Custom House in New York on
Saturday last, for the want of employ
ment, owing to the falling off in foreign
If you are afflicted with any complaint
which requires a Purgative Medicine,
try Atkb's Xeio Pills they are worth
trying. Qncvrd Jftrcvry, Jfl C.
OUTRAGE IN KANSAS!
Mob Law—Methodist Clergymen Proscribed.
elow we give a full account of the
latest Kansas villainy, taken from the
Platte Argus, and also the comments of
St. Louis papers thereon. Theso tx
tracts will show the extent of the rascal
ity, the beautiful System of justice meted
out to men who have the audacity to
hold different sentiments, and a practical
illustration of freedom generally, as un
derstood by ' the scatter sovereigns, when
applied to the question of freedom or
slavery in Kansas. So gross is I he out
rage, that eveu pro-slavery papers, print
ed in a slave state, shrink from the foul
task of justifying it. We have often
read of southern chivalry, and should
like to know if it consists in such transac
tions as this the bandinj together of
two hundred men, armed with revolvers,
fcc, to commit violence on a tingle de
Any man belonging to the Methodist
church north who shall dare to open his
mouth, is threatened with a coat of tar
and feathers, as the lightest penalty, and
a Methodist clergyman who should teach
the doctrines of the gospel of Christ in
Kansas, would do it at the price of his
The keeper of the hotel, mentioned
below, the free soiler imported from
Illinois," is a Mr. Francis Brewer, broth
er-in-law of Zalmon Fitch, Esq., of this
town, and himself formerly a citizen of
this place, and of late, of Conneaut,
Mob Law—Methodist Clergymen Proscribed. From the Platte Argus, Extra, 16th.
Intense Excitement in Parksville, Mo.
PARKSVILLE, Mo., April 14, 1855.
Ala. Editok: The spontaneous up
hcavinsrs of an indignant and outraged
community were manifested here to-day,
in a decided manner. To tell you that
the Industrial Luminary, a newspa
'per owned by Geo. Park and W.J.Pat-
lerson, in this town, is a Freesoil sluet,
and has bit-n aiding and abetting the
Eastern Abolition Societies in llieir abor
live auempt to abolitionize Kansas, for
the past year, is to tell you what you
already know. You are also aware that
Park has a large hotel in this place,
kept by a fieesoiler, imported fiom Illi
nois, and devoted to the same foul pur
pose. It seems that certain men in the
nei;bboihood, determined "to abate the
nuitance." How they managed to no
tify so many, and keep it quiet, I don't
nndeistand; but about 10 o'clock this
morning, we weie surprised to see ten
or fifteen of our respectable country ac
quaintances ride into town and go to the
printing office and put Patterson under
guaid. raik, it appears, cad eitnei
heard cf it. or his rood luck had prompt
ed him to go to ihe mouth of Blue, in
Kansas Territery. At 12 o'clock, about
two hundred men had arrived
- The press was very quietly taken
down and paraded into the street. The
crowd was called to order, and Patter
son was brought forth to leceive his sen
tence. . One speaker stated that they all
were aware that they came there with
the fiim deteimination to black, tar and
feather, and ride on a rail, G. S. Park
and W. J. Patterson, but that as Park
Lad escaped, and left his scape goat to
sulier for both, he wished the meeting
to decide what should be done with the
prisoner. Another speaker declaied his
voice was for mercy ; not that he had
any excuse to ofier for Patterson, for,
he despised him as strongly as any man
could ; but that Patterson's wife through
out the morning had hung to him like a
leech ; that she now held on to him, and
that we could not inflict the punishment
without gross violence to her feelings,
and perhaps rudeness to her person.
He, therefore, for the sake of the wife,
moved a vote to be taken to remit the
tar, leathers, &c, and set Mr. Patterson
at large, lor the present. Ihe vote was
accordingly taken, and a tmull majority
went in lavor of tht prisoner ; he was,
therefore, set at large. The following
resolutions were then offered, and voted
on singlj, and not one dissenting voice
was heard on the ground. Aln ost eve
ry one voted n the ami mauve witb a
vim, too, thi. showed they were in
Resdted, 1. That the Park ville Indus
trial Lvmii.cry is a nuisance, which has
been endured loo long, and should now
2. That the editors, to wit: G. S. Park
and W. J. Patterson, are tiaitors to the
State and county in which they live, and
should be dealt with as such.
3. That we meet here again, on this
day three weeks, and if we find G. S.
Park or . J. Patterson in this town
then, or any subsequent time, we will j
throw them into the Missouri river, and
they go to Kansas to reside, ue pledge
our honor as men, to follow and hang i
them wherever we can find them.
4. That at the suggestion cf our Park
ville friends we will attend to some other
Freesoilers not far off.
5. That we will suffer no per.-on be-lon-'intr
to theNorthernMethodisi Church
preach in Platte county, after this
date, under penalty of tar and feathers
for the first offence, and a hemp rope for
6. That we earnestly call on our sis
ter counties throughout the State to rise
their might and clean themselves of
. 7. That our peace, our property and
our safely require us at this lime to do
our duty. ...
8. That we request every pro-slavery
paper in Missouri and Kansas to publish
the above resolutions.
The press was then shouldered, with a
white cap drawn over its In ad and la
belled Boston Aid;" the crowd follow
ing in regular order ; it was marched up
through town neaily to the upper land
ing, and there, wiili three hearty cheers
was deposited in the tomb ot " all the
Capulets," to wit: the Missouri River.-
A speech was then made to the crowd,
and they dispersed peaceably, each ta
kin r the road to home.
During the d;iy, frequent telegraphic
dispatches were received from bothl-nds
the line of a most encouraging nature.
le transit gloria Saiurdi.
The Pl.-itte Argus, from which we take
the above, has the following comments
It will be seen- that GeorgejS. Park
and Win. J. Patterson, who have for
years been manilesting free soil and ab
olition proclivities, through the " Lumi
nary " and otherwise were ordered to
dep.irt from lite county in time weeks.
The resolutions rpeak like flint to (he
powder like deterniiued patriots thai
know no fear, and mean to defend their
rights and their institutions. Let the
cast- be fairiy understood let the world
understand, that the people, iri honest
simplicityand determination have destroy
ed the press and fixtures of the Lumina ry
newspaper, for the reason that. Geo.
Park and Win. J. Patterson, who are
citisens wf a slare slat supported bj
slave holders' money, have been in open
' rebellion and opposition ii the insii u ion
of slavery, and the interests and safety
of our people and p:opeity. Week after
week, the columns of their p-iper h ive
been filled with violent denunciations of
the pro slavery men of Kansas and Mis
souri, and in open aid of the "Aid So-
cieties" of tho North. Fortius they
have suffered for nothing e'lse. Let
tiaitors beware ! The people are arous -
ed stron-; arms and stout hearts are
enlisted not for a day, or a single cam
paign, but for the war ! We tight for
peace a final peace for justice and our
rights. Again we tay, in tones which
we wou!d prefer should resound like the
thunders of the huavens Lkt Traitors
amoxo is Bewaue ! Let those those
who are com ng to oppose us, txu.vi well
On this brutal and disgraceful affair
the St. Louis Intelligcn-er comments as
Excitement is Platte Covstv. In
another column of our paper will be
found a description of some violent and
vehement proceedings in Parksville,
Platte county, of this State, last Satur
day. Ii seems that the Parksville Lu
minary newspaper, conducted by Geo.
S. Park and W. J. Patterson, had be
come insufferably offensive to certa:n
citizens of that vicinity on account of its
imagined proclivity towards Freesoilism.
In other words, in the cant language of
the resolutions passed by the citizens, it
was a nuisance which they resolved to
abate. They did abate it in quite a
summary way, too. Tbey proceeded
to ihe office, tore the press from the
building, mounted it with a cap labeled
"Boston Aid," maiched it delibeiately
ti. rough the streets of tho town and toss
ed it into the Missouri river,
v . They had determined not only to
wreak their vengenance on the mule
wheels and levers of the printing press,
but to give the owners thereof a taste of
their wrath, also. They dragged Mr.
Patterson, one of the editors of ihe Lu
minary, into the street, forced him to wit
ness the destruction ot his property, and
then prepared to tar and feuther and
ride him on a rail. But a guardian and
protecting angel was sent to save the un
resisting man from the mortifying dis
grace and degraded punim-ment ready
to be inflicted upon him by the nined
populace. His devoted wile clung to
him to the last "stuck to him like
a leech"' as a brutal eye witness and
narrator of the scene, expresses it, and
endeavored to defend him, by her feeble
strength from the fuiy of the crowd.
She succeeded. Her frail form was an
effectual shield, and saved her husband
from the infliction of a personal outrage,
supposed to be fit-only for villains.
But while he was sjared the disgrace
of tar and feathers, he was given to un
derstand that he could remain no longer
in Paikville. The mob restlvcd itself
irto a ccmmiltee, and resolved that if
he and his colleague, Mr. Park, were
found in the county at the end of three
weeks, theyslould follow theirpressand
find a grave in the waves of the Missou
ri. Mr. Park was nbsent at the time,
- and is, peihaps, indebted to that fact for
his exemption from the same humiliation
visited on his associate.
We scarcely know how to speak of
these proceedings, lhat the Luminary
may not have been sufficiently pro-slave-:
ry in its sentiments, for the latitude and
. locality of Platte county, presided over,
by the way, by Gen. Atchison, seems to
have been the head and front of its of
Therefore it was voted a nuisance, and
summarily disposed of. The Luminary
was not an Abolitionist paper, nor were
its owneis. Messis Park fe Patterson,
Freesoilers. One of them Park, we
believe is owner of slaves, and not at all
likely to publish opinions, which, while
endangering the slave property of oht
ers, would alsojeopardize the salety ol his
e wn. But the Luminary spoke no hard
and bitter words against the emigrants
to Kansas from the North. It did no't
call them "hirelings" and "white
slaves," bought up and sent up by
Northern capitalists to plant the stand
ard of Freest ilism on ihe soil ol Kansas.
It welcomed all settlers with open arms,
and encouraged emigration to the new
territory from all quarters, because its
owners knew lhat the rapid set lemenl
of Kansas by industrious and thrifty em
igrants would augment the trade and ad
vance the interests of the border towns
and cities of Missouri. For this they
were "spotted," tried by a self-consii-1
tuted jury, found gui.ty, condemned
and ordered to leave the State.
" We think the Platte county people,
when they come to reflect coolly on their
conduct, wiil be heartily ashamed of it.
It is unworthy ihe liberal spirit of the
age, nnd unbecoming the chivaliic char
acter of Missouiians. Yet they are not
so much to blame for the affair, as the
arch-demagogue, Gen. Atchison, and
his subordinates who have instigated it.
Atchison's voice is not In ard, nor his
name mentioned; but he is at the bottom
of the business. He has fanned the
slavery excitement into a wild and dan
gerous flame, which threatens yet more
terrible lesults than have yet transpired.
What do the repealers of the Missouri
Compromise think now t Are the fiuits
of that repeal so glorious and promising
as was predicted 2
The St. Louis Democrat also com
ments indignantly on the outrage, thus :
Slavery Excitement. The destruc
tion of the Parkville Luminary presents
the fact, that in the western counties of
this State the agitation of the slavery
question has been wrought up to a fear
ful d gree of intensity, and that it is no
longer permitted to the public press of
the country to comment in any other
than an approving manner on the pro
ceedings of those nullifiers, who set
themselves up as the peculiar guardians
of the State institutions. In addition to
this fact, it w ill be seen too that these "in
dividuals" have denounced in the most
intolerant manner, every man, woman
and child connected with the Methodist
church north, and have threatened with
the cord and dagger any of its ministers
who may seek to preach the mer
cies of the Redeemer to the people
of Platte. This is certainly going- far
ther than we have ever yet know n fanat
icism to reach in America. The resolu
tions which held up vindictive threots
over the heads of editors of the Lum na
ry, if they shall ever again appear in
Platte county, or if they shall dure lo set
tle in Kansas territory, are perhaps uot
so' remarkable. Those who make no
scrupltrs of voting in Kansas while resi
ding in Missouri, are not likely to hesitate
in dictating who shall go there an i set
tle, before their own proposed txidus
shall take place.
Tub Buffalo Democracy thinks the
present ciop ol New York is done for
by the severe cold of past winter. So
lar as we can learn, the prospect for a
fine crop was never so good in Ohio.
There is yet a chance for it lobe injured,
but the probabilities are in favor of an
abundant, fruit crop all over the Siate
Qhi Stute Jumrnai.
Who are Responsible?
The Cleveland Herald closes an ablo
and sensible article under the head : .
" Who are responsible for tho riots ?" j
with the following paragraph ;
As to ihe propriety of making the mat-
; te-r of birth a question in our politics, we
shall give no opinion ; neither is it a duty
to defend the Know-Nothings, for as we
1 have before said, we are ignorant of all
their doings ; but when the assertion is
made that the late riots are directly
chargeable to the Know-Nothings, we
say i l is false. These riots are tho di
rect result of the banded organization of
Foreigners, who in sustaining the pres
ent Locufocu party,, havo been wont to
diite all men from the poll save those
of theii- political faith. Native Ameri
canism has finally gathered fore, moral
force and physical force ; and the scat
tered cohorts of Locofocoism, and the
vanishing ranks of foreign bullies, only
show how desperate has been the fight
to regain the rights of Americanism."
Great Men in Trouble.
all read and mar
velled over (he tales which travellers and
geographers give of tides in the Bay of
rundy. When they are out, men may
venture great distances upon the bed of
the bay, and travel along the very sea
bottom dryshod nnd safe. But woe be
to him who forgets himself, and is found
far from the high tide line when the tide
begins to return in good earnest. Those
tides in Fundy do things in an awful way.
Marching sometimes with waves twenty
aud thirty feet high, and outrunning the
swiftest horsea in headlong speed. The
animals of that region no sooner hear the
distant sound, low, murmuring, than
they all, dog, pig, horse, and cattle, take
to their heels, and with squeeling and
nt tilling, rush to the shore, boinetimes
even they are caught. They do not hear
the sound soon enough. The wind is
the wrong way. They are too busy
feding. Or long impunity has made
them presumptuous. Then you shall
see a piteous race ; tie black-fronted
wave pouring over ard over after the ill
fated eieature that rushes with wild af
fright, in vain, but is soon caught and
whelmed, and rolled under the black wa
ter, and destroyed. j
A great many Northern men have ven
tured a great way down toward the bot
t' m of the bay of public sentiment on
the subject of slavery. The tide was
out. The way seemed safe. There
wa- any degree of confidence and even
exultation. Sermons were boldly preach
ed that had the eject, whatever a close
construction might have shown, of the
abominable legislation of the last five
years on the subject of slavery. Lec
tures and speeches ot the most adventur
ous kind were made. Indeed, at one
time, nothing reemed about to be popu
lar in our cemmercial centers which did
not give a fling at doctrines of human
rights, e r a palliative and defence of slave
A few men heard the returning tide of
public indignation in due season, and
made for the shore. Others were less
piudent. With their heads down, search
ing for muscels or oiher food in the orze
and sediment, they gave no heed to the
distant sounds. Now they are seen on
the full stretch rushing for the shore in
terrible agitation, and the terrific tide
wave close behind them. Poor fellows,
we pity their race and their fate. We
will not heighten their trouble by this
ill timed remaik ; but mention it, that
men may know, hereafter, that even
when the tide is out toward the South,
never so much, they had better not ven
ture too far, nor be too contemptuous of
their friends who pi e'er to abide upon the
We have already had specimens of
excellent and prudent men, who let re
ported spi eches in favor of slavery lie
uncontradicted for convenient years, but.
who tell into a paroxysm of grief bye and
bye, that the public should behite state
ments w hich stood for six years in eveiy
lorm of publication, uncontradicted. V.
Commissioner Makypekkt and Gov
ernor Reeolb. Commissioner Many
penny having referred to recent scales of
1, nd in Kansas, in which ii now appears
Governor Reeder was concerned, as dis
reputable attempts of certain official func
tionaries to speculate in lands. Gov.
Reeder replies to the allegation in a tart
letter, and in conclusion submitting the
following proposition :
Your report on these contracts makes,
as I have shown, fierce charges of fraud.
If true, I am a dishonest man ; if false,
you are a slanderer. One of us, then,
disgraces the office he holds and it is
time' to know which is the man. In
view of ibis, I propose to you, sir, acom
pact, that if you shall, before the first
day of October nex', make good these
charges to the satisfaction to the Presi
dent, he shall at once remove me from
office ; and if you fail, the san e penalty
shall be meted out to you. lou have
sown yrur gratutious, inexcusable cal
umny broadcast over the Union, and
now I solicit, I challenge, I defy you to
this test, if there is a spark of manli
ness in your composition, you will not
shrink fiom it. 1 desire to goad you to'
its acceptance. Office, in my estimation,
is of little value reputation is priceless ; '
and my only fear that you will decline'
this offer is b; sed upon the cogent evi-
dence that your estimate of these com- j
modities is in an inverse ratio to mine." j
Pitsuurgh. Gaz tie.
Another Steamboat Robbery.
Another, and perhaps the most daring
robbery, which we have been called up-
on to record, was perpetrated at our
wharf on Saturday morning between six j
and seven o'clock. The Chronicle gives j
the following particulars : A gentleman i
named J. D. llouver, late of Cambria ,
county, in this State, who, together with
Ins family was emigrating wesi, toon
passage on board the steamer New York,
which is up for Su Louis, Galena and St.
Pauls ; and while seated at the break
fast table, had his state ivom entered
and some S2U0 stolen therefrom. The
money, which was in gold, was in a
trunk, the lock of which was picked, by
means of false keys. The police were
notified of the lobbery shortly after its
occurrence, but as yet, although every
exertion has been made, have not suc
ceeded in ferreting out the person who
committed the bold deed. Pittsburgh
CrnaEScr and Prices. It is stated
that the diminution of circulation in In
diana State alone, lost by tho discredit
of her banks, w as 66,000,000. Auditor
Dunn states that he signed nine million
dollars' worth of bills, and redeemed hist
year, six of them, the means for all
which was money taken from the East
ern States. Now tin re is a strong dis
position to enlarge the currency in ihe
West, perhap too strong, as it helps to
rai-e prices of produce artificially, and
the extreme high prices of produce ma
terially curtails the demand for all kinds
of oth-.T good.-.
It is said the Know-Nothings of Bos
ton are about to publish a book setiing
I'tfith the aims and objects of ihe Order.
Wonderful Escape—the Haycock Powder
Wonderful Escape—the Haycock Powder-Mills Blown Sky-High.
On Wednesday morning last about 8
o'clock, the chimney of the drying house
attached to tho extensive powder mill
of Stonebak efe Detweiler. in Ilavcock .
township, took tire, and burned out fuii-
ously a i. the top
mill at the time. Tbey beard the roar
of the fire, and ran
i out of the building, I
intending to get buckets, and ascend to
the roof with water, to prevent the shin- j
gles from taking lire. After a moment's
reflection, they thought the undertaking
a hazardous one, and very prudently
abandoned it. They made their escape
as fast as possible: - ' ' "
In a few moments the roof was on fit e
in several places, and it is said to have
been about three minutes before a spark
fell through the shingles into the main
part of the building, where there was
about four tons of powder, which of
course was immediately ignited, and the
while mill was blown sky-high, a part
of which has not since been seen.
The explosion was terrible, and shook
the country for miles around. It was
distinctly heard, the jar felt, and a cloud
of smoke observed, at Plumsteadville,
Price's Tavern, and Doylestown.
Mr. Charles Roudenbush, a farmer of
Haycock, was plowing in his field at the
time of the explosion. He informs us lhat
the effect on him was of a stunning na
ture, and the earth trembled under his
The most fortunate circumstance con
nected with theJerrihlo catastrophe, is
that no one was Tilled. John Stonebak,
Sen., saed himself bj getting behind a
big tree, less than a hundred yards Irom
the fatal -pot. One or two other per
sons, who were about the mill at the
time, made their trampers give "a long
pull, a strong pull, and a pull altogeth
er," and succeeded in making their es
cape from the infernal machine.
The powder mill was ewned by John
T. Stonebak and Samuel Detweiler, and
was near the oil mill of John Stonebak,
Sen. They are all situated on the To
hicen Creek, and near the road leading
from Doylestown to Richlandtown.
The loss is variously estimated by dif
ferent persons. The lowest estimate we
have heard is 8500. and the highest
$5,000. Doylestown, (Pa.,) Democrat,
Burning of the William Knox.
ed by Capt. Wm. Yard, was destroyed
by tire on Sunday afternoon about tour
o'clock, at Flint Island, in the Ohio
river. The fire originated on the hurri
cane deck, among some chairs. She
was fully loaded with freight and passen
gers for St. Paul, Minnesota. There
were about 150 passengers on board,
mostly emigrants. No lives were lost,
but no baggage or freight was saved.
Boat and cargo a total loss, with no in
surance on the boat.
The boat's books and money were al
so destroyed. The work of destruction
did not occupy more than ten or fif een
minutes, and, although the pilot ran the
boat to the Indiana shore, ihe passengers
had to jump into the river to save them
selves. The Crystal Palace, that hap
pened to be near by, rounded to and took
the passengers to St. Louis, free of ex
pense. Since the above, we have conversed
with Mr. Stewait, the clerk of the Knox,
. who has given us some additional par
ticulais. The boat was from Pittsburg,
bound for the upper Mississippi, and the
majority of her passengers were emi-.
grants from the Eastern States to set
lie in the West. There were quite a
number of women and children on board.
The hurricane deck was coveted with
furniture, and the fire spread with extra
The pilot immediately turned the boat
towaids shore, but could not get close
. , i- j.i
eroui'Q lo make a landing, ana inose
that could swim assisted in sav
the others. The greatest consternation
prevailed among the passengers, and but
for the exertions ot ner tmcers many
would have been lost.
; The Knox was a stern-wheel boat,
and abcut two and one half years old.
About 31,000 were in the safe, which
were lost. A hole was bored in the
lower deck, and, as the cabin fell over,
the hull careened, filled with water and
sunk. Mr. Stewart thinks the hull, as
well as the freight in it, will be saved.
Erie. Meanness ocasionally meets
with a check that is a lesson to all con
cerned, especially to the victim. On
the Cleveland cars a day or two since,
comin; to Buffalo, was a stalwart man,
poina lo New York to buy goods. He
was not what might be called a stingy
or close man, but he was one who, when
there was a cent due him that swindling
might deprive him of, would sacrifice a
S30 bill to save the copper. : Uur Iriend
had started from Cleveland without any
breaktast. and when Jne " nove in
sight, he gathered himself up for a gene-
' rat skirmish tor any ami all kinds ol pro
visions. He had a carpet Lag wi.h him,
and going into the dining-room at Erie,
deposited his carpet-bag on one chair,
while he took another by its side. He
was lost for about ten minntes perfectly
oblivious to anything, save that he had
a blessed knowledge of something rapid
ly and agreeably tilling up his ' inwards.'
About this time, the landlord came
around, and stopping by our friend s
chair, eiacul ited "Dollar, sir." A "dol
lar," responded theeatingman "a dol
lar thought you only charged 50 cen:s
a meal for one eh !" "That's Uue,"
said meanness, "but I count your carpet
bag one since it occupies a seat." ( The
table was far from being crowded.)
Our friend expostulated but the landlord
insisted, and the dollar was reluctantly
paid. The landlord passed on. Our
friend deliberately arose and opening
his carpel-bag, full in its wide mouth,
discoursed unto it, saying, " Carpet
bag it seems you're an individual a
human individual, since jou eat at
least I have paid for jou, and now you
must eat," upon w h.ch he seized every
thing eatable within his reach, nuts, rai
sins, apples, cakes pies, and amid the
roars ol the bystanneis, the delight of
his brother passengers, and discomfiture
of the landlord, phlegmatically went and
took his seat in the cars. He said he
had provisions enough to last him to
New l'ora after a bouutiful supply had
been served out in the cars. There was
at least $3 worth in the bag, upon whic.li
the landlord realized nothing in the way
of profit. So much for meanness.
Great Fibe in Boston. A destruct
ive fire occurred in Boston, on th 27th
ult. It broke out about 3 o'clock on
Battery Wharf, and spread over East
Boston Ferry Wharf, Constitution, Sen
culo and Battery Wharves. Sloops Di
ana and PliarsaLa and several other
vessels were burned. The wind was
high and the fire raged fearfully.
Thespace burned over is about 3 acres;
covered mostly by wooden buildings of
no great value. The new Boston Ferry
buildings were burned, und aiso u n.w
block oi llirce-story woodeu buildings.
Another Great fire at Akron—Hotel and
Five Stores Burned.
. A.Pr" . T , u.re """
sht about 2 o clock, in the back
IV', La"e t C-S ? i ?u
h,c.ll proved itennrely, together with
the Hotel of Van Erers k Son, the Hal
Store of Frank Adams, the Jewelry
Store of Mr. Tollman. II. S. Weston's
bdl,o0.n- lh T St0rf J-C; WltJzahn;
, e reamer and r mamg ore o.
Glasser fe Co. Lossery heavy. Mr.
A Malcora, of the firm of Lane & Co.,
ai.d a stranger at the Hotel, barely es
caped with life, having become stifled
by the smoke.
Glasser & Co., saved neaily all their
stock uf Leather, Shoes, dsc. The pro
piietors of the Hotel lost nearly all of
their furniture, etc.; what was saved is
comparatively worthless, having been
damaged by fire and water.
There had been no fire about Lane k
Co's for several days, and it was thought
to be the work of au incendiary. Lave
Syracuse, April 30. As the after
noon accommodation train from Roches
ter over the old road was coming into
this city, about 10 o'clock last night, it
ran over a horse, throwing the last car
off the track and down an embankment
a distance of twenty feet, smashing it to
pieces. 1 he car contained eight persons,
only one of whom escaped injury. Mr.
O. Shelden, a lawyer of Canadagua, was
instantly killed. S. H. Ingersoll, of
New York, was seriously injured, and
Clinton Brainard, of N. Y., Wm. Hall
and Z. Furman, of Skeneateles, Charles
Jennings and Jos. Lieb, of Syracuse,
and Mr. Brecker, of Rochester, a brake -
man, were badly hurt.
Tub Death op Me.niscuik.off. The
death of Mentschikotf seems to be no
longer doubtlul, but its cause is still i
mystery. He is said to have been woun
ded by an English shell on the 18th of
t ebruary , and to have sunk at last under
the effects of the blow. According to
thecuirent statements, he was sent to
Bakshiseral and thence to i'impheropol,
with a view of being transported by easy
stages to Odessa. He accordingly start
ed from Simpheropol on the 8th, but be
came so much worse on the way that he
was obliged to remain at Perekop, where
he died a few days after the master with
whom he had so much influence and so
unscrupulously served. Whether Ment
schikotf was superseded for some fault,
real or imputed, or whethei he was
merely relieved on account of the acci
dent which Lad befallen him, is not
known here : but it is lingular that the
career of the creat representatives cf
Russian policy should hare closed almost
at once so suddenly aud so terribly.
Fillbcsters is TaocBta. A tele
graphic dispatch dated New York, April
30, says :
Col. Kinney was held to bail to-day,
in the sum of $10,000 to answer the in
dictment found against him of engaging
m an unlawful military enterprise.
Col. Fabeus is also charged in an in
dictment, but being in Washington has
not yet been arrested. It is said that
Attorney General Gushing originated
In the case of Wm. C. Valentine,
charged with fitting out the brig Julia
Moulton, asa slaver, Commissioner Mor
ton decided to-day that the testimony
offered did not justify him in discharging
the defendant on his bail, and that he
must leave ihe case to the District At
torney to present to the Grand Jury.
Railroad Accident. Marriages.
I n Gustarns, on the 1 t alt., by Be-r. J. W. Hill, Mr.
Xiwtok J. Roaauis to Uiss VauxAa A. Bjuniiw,both
of Gtutaru. Trumbull County.
On the lltk ult., by the same, Mr. Aliiit laaas
w sain, of Willouguby, to Kiss IfaLrjiiia Euucx, of
Railroad Accident. Marriages. Deaths.
In the faith and hope of the Gospel of dvrist, on tho
23d ult., in BazeUa,of dropsy in the heart. Rsxanha,
wife of A nan J. Gordon, in her twenty -serenth year.
She leaves a mother, husband, t?o small children and
numerous acquaintances, to mourn their loss.
And is it true, fair, loTely one,
1 hat thua hast Hod away 7
And ia it ixu, that thou art gone
With as do autre to stayl
Shall we so more behold thy form;
IS or hear thy pleasing voice;
Nor see theo eep, when we may weep
IS or joy, when we rejuice.
Uow firm, IaarASSA, was thy love;
Uow gentle, kind and true
We mourn, dear wife, thai thou art gone,
Aud we must bid adieu.
Short was tkj journey here below.
But, guided by Tilt W0K1,
Thy coarse was to the Heavenly land;
Ifay hupe, tn Christ, the Lord.
In thy triumphant, peaceful end
The power ot faith we see;
Deeply e grieve, and mourn ear or, '
But do uwt grieveor
Ko more shall sickness cloud thy brow;
IS or pain disturb thy rest;
A crown uf life adorns thee now,
Of joy, with mil the blest.
Tea, in the City of th Just,
To which you bid ns dee;
T is there, in roles of spotless white,
iih J mus you snail be.
Dear Savior, help as while on earth.
True wisdom to attain;
And guide us safe to Canaan's shore, .
That we may meet again
If ay meet, where death shall never come,
W here parting is uuknown;
May meet, with all the ransomed throng,
Around thy Heavenly Throne.
Railroad Accident. Marriages. Deaths. The Markets.
Warren, May 2.
9SS3T, Wheat. bushel,
3 j4)o,4 Wi'iirn, in ears"
5u do 3 hello 1, -
. . TMOats, - -
9 25 4 3 WdDriea Apple, f -.
- 15 Wi.Dried Feache," -
- - KSlPlaur.
. - ti Bacon Shoulders,
. . Mil Sides, - -
. - 12jf Ibuns,
9'?nar Cured Hams,
. - $2iir'ish, 9 lb- - -
. 1 im
'!siUiers, ? li.
White Beans, -
Krir. P dosen,
Caiullea, - .
SM, f barrel.
New York, May 1.
rwur. SlOgll.OU Corn, 1,1S. Mesa Pork, 312,50
Cleveland, May 1.
Hoot, ei0 3H.Su. Corn, CHct. Oats. K. But
ter 20 "?Jct. Cheese, lUc. Tallow, 11 S IJcU. Po
tatoes. SI ii. -
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i. dictionary of chronology, cr historical an.i ta
tistical register, from th birth Christ to the present
time. jut received at janr.-! ADtMS.
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The M rio-ier, and miscellaneous writiocsby
this distinguish.! la ly just rcc'J at ADAMS'
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MAHONING PLANK ROAD COM
PANY. At matting of the stockli"l'lr Mil
fiirectiwa of nii roJ, betrl March S. ISS. from the
n-port and statemt-DU presented, the following will
-.he conUiiiou of uil road, np t the line of aaiU
SuteneLi of neconntof B. T. Bonxhton, Trraui-erof
the eonpanj at C&n&cM, in rW:UUii to the road soafh .
ot AuatiaKxa, from Match SSth, )ci3, to A;nl, lrt,
To amount received for tolls, '
oo stuck bUaace,
; - Cr.
Bj amount adTaneal, IS
paying w . H. Bank priaiaud in t. 1,-ere w
gile lceepr. SSI) CM
" often, (oll ielt t repairs s 41
taxca and sundries, 136 13
Balance doe the Company.
Sttst a aaij Tretmrtr from Jffrii 1W,
Jlars X, Vm.
To bal. due a er aeeomt rendered Apr. 1st, 9 169 S3
- amount reerired for loll, ttJIU 27
borrowed, 11U w
received oa stock. 44 6t
By paying nank print and interest, ft. 734 iri ,
- g.te keepers, j
- orders, 3U1
" taxes, 3 - -
borrowed money and int'est, 171 15
Balance doe the cempany. $218 !
BALAXCa Or DB 1 T. acx.
3.119 6t .
am I doc oa order and repairs.
Deduct balance dae the company,-
Balance ot debt t be met.
Sfatsateat orcasmf a rare fa saist raW frrm W or-
ra ( jSustimtiwu.
To arutto)l recefrenat Warrew gate, from Dec.
3d. le3. to March M, lu, tnclaaire, v
To amount receired at Ohiton eate, from April
1st, lfi4, to March 'JSth, leoo. 4jc es
By amount paid foe erecting stable, repair af
roads, and salary of gate keepers. .c.
Showing net proceed daring time a stated. n,ll 29
Kibaxca or acvrs sea.
To bank, ' S,8 10
Deduct subscriptions supposed to be soliect
able, 80S 97
Balance of debt to be met, -
By order of the Board of Directors,
WM. W. WHITTLES EY, See.
ANG OUT YOCR BANNERS OX
your Cheap groceries to be had i" And the universal,
spontaneous answes sossas thundering back from the
throats of thousands of our customers, "Oo to DL'N LAP.
STEWART It KKD'3, where you will Ami a full stock,
f ererythins; in the Orocery and Notion line, for sale
at wholesale or retail, as cheap as the cheapest and
cheaper than at some eshep place taa4 ceuid be named.
we are now daily reciTing our agcinc Stock of Goods.
consisting in part of the following :
SO hhds 5. O. Sugar 5D boxes 5s. I Herring
SO bbb Coffee do 10 bbl Mackerel
SOdoPov'dtCrosh'd 83, do
20 do Molasses and lots 25 bbl halTesWniter"ilt
of Syrup 50 boxes Soda Crackers
50 chest Gun Tea ' 9U bbl Butter do
SO aw Blaak 2M1 M Cigars all grades
TSbuttsChewingTobaeco IS kegs Ginger
9V0O dos CM and AVy 90 boxes Pepper
SVI10 doa do for smoking 10 Longnose do
SB bags Pepper
5 ti trees Bice
3 do Codflsft
10 boxes GemumI Peppr
10 do do CiamTn
50 boxes Rosin Soap
M do Yariejiacedi do
200 dos Transparent do
50 dos do Bars
6 boxes Castile Soap
do mats Caaia
SO bag Bio Coffee
SO mat Jara do
50 boxes So. T Nutmegs
SO boxes Stearin Candle
SO 4. Star do
SO da Tallow do
10 do Sperm do
SVO das Scotch Ale
5 do bite do
TOO do London Porter
An assortment of &haring
assortment of all
soaps of an qnauues .
500 dos Blasting
50 dos do Brushes
10 gross PhryiB; Cards
1 million ttua Cap
Indigo, Ailipice, Starch
Scotch and Maccaboy Snuff
BaHinaVigs and Pmnes
Farina oxe fee-
Sab. Car. Soda
Salarams, Salt tfcc
And thousands of ai tic let which cannot be euiimoratedT
in an advertisement, all o( which we are pcepared to
sell to merchants, grocers, landlords and families, at
wholesale or retail, at prices and oa terms which can
not fail to giro satisf actio. Wo rwpoctully reqnest
" jou" to call and see as, as we don't chargs antiting
for a sight, and not moch for possession.
l NIVAP, 9TB WAR? REED,
Warren, May lt?55 4 and 5 Market Street
PETITION FOR PARTITION.
Seadamon Wakefield, 1 In Trumbull
v. Common Plea. Petition
Naomi Tinney, tt a. ) for Partition.
The defendant wilt tait notice, that a Petition wa
filed against them on the 26lh day ot April. Ie5v in the
Court of Common Plea for Trumbull County, whio. by
said Deadamoua Wakefield, and is now pending, where
in the said Desdamona Wakefield demands partitioa
and dower of the following-real estate, situate in the
lownshipof Kinsman, County and State aforesaid, being;
part of lot No. Vt, and is bounded, earth hy the road oa
the north line of said lot; eastby lands of James Laugh
Ha 7 m h ij toll I lj lij Ijlils ; west by
a tine running parallel- to-the am line to the sentre of
said road containing SO aeses. .
Also, pan of lot Ko. 14 aad 15. bounded aorth b
lands of Plant A Parsons ; south by highway ; east by
lands ol John Miller: and west by land now in the
possession of Nathan Kinney, Sd, containing 107 d-lOO1
acres. And that at the next iVrm e said Court, appli
cation will be mad by the saad Besdamoaa Wakefield
for an assignment of her dowex, and that partition D
made of said premises. By
April -w. Iraj.-u-g-ot B. ot a. H. bax-ikj, jtt ys.
BOUNTY LAND. By Act of Con
gress, of March 3d. 1S53, 160 acre is granted to
every officer, soldier, musician, teamster, wagon mas
ter, Ac-, die-, who sereed 14 says or upaards.or was)
enraged in an actual battle in any war tn wnicn tne
United States hare been engaged s-lnae KSw.wr to the
widow or minor heirs of any such oSicers, soldi era
Those who are ea titled to Bounty Land, under thi
act will find it much their ad-ranlare by calling on
the undersigned, residing at the Centre of fowler. He
will promptly prepare and forward their claim imme
diately, and obtain their warsants.
Iowler, MayJ-.H?-.- MOSES WELSH.
D. B. REED ha been admitted a a partner in the
busines her loforc carried oa by Dun lap At Stewart, as
No. 4 and S Marke street. Warren. Ohio. The name
and style of the firm to be Sanlap. SU-wan At Heed, who.
will continue buine at the old Max i.
j. b. rrNiAP,
J. J. STEWABr,
i B. HKKD.
N. B. All person indebted to Ihmlap & Stewart will
please call aad pay np immediately, and oblige, my 56
MAKE HAY WHILE THE, SUN
SHLNEStPAKM FOB SALE ! The subscri
ber, wishing to go west, would say to those desiring to
buy a farm, that he will sell his well-known old home
stead, tt containstwo hundred iter s of exceilenr-land
haa water ia almost every lot, umber sufficient for one
hundred year, a house almost new, that cost two thou
sand dollar, and out buildings plenty aad convenient.
It is located in llowland. on the North and South Centre
road, and about one hundred rod nerth of the Youngs
town and Warren road. It cannot fail to please any
one wishing a residence in the country. -
How land. May S, li-55. JOHN W. SEELT.
LOAN WANTED. Any person hav
ing riVB OR SIX HUNDRED DOLLARS to invest
in a loan, upon one or two years' time, at a reasonable
rate, spot unexceptionable security, can find an oppor
tunity of so doing by calling l('jTlW,0,'a
Jfay Sd, Iflj.-f Atty' at Law.
IC1NES. prepared by Prof. P. Hmnpereys, put up.
in ease nd adapted t the ue of families. . The cases
contain fifteen boxes each, of different kinds of medi
cine. Aecomsanyins: cash cms i a Manual or Practi
cal Treatise for the administration oi liomo?pathic rem
edies, foe sal by I.1.SJIIIU IU,
A-en,u for the sale of the Horn uma uue specific Keme-
Notice is hereby given, that the undersigned has
been appointed Administrator on the estate- of Oliver
Brooks, late ol w arreu. 1 rumMUi vo uuio. aeceaseu.
At persons having unsettled accounts with said estate
are requested te call an uie tn same.
v arren, ."Hay ipjj. -t
I DMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE.
A. The subscriber, having been appointed Admin
istrator, ai asa, on the estate of Auna (iris wo Id.
late of Braceville, deceased, all person having claims
against said estate are requestsd to present them for
settlemeat. aad the iatie4et ka said estate are re
quested to pay up. S- P. 1NGRA11AM, Adm'r.
Braorville. May. 1"SS -3t ' .
DISSOLUTION. The Copartnership
heretofore existing between Nelson Spencer ami
Wm. E. Hart, under the name and firm of Spencer 6c
Hart, i Uii day dissolved hy mutual consent.
an'" " NELSON SPENCER.
WM. . ilAKI.
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OUTLIFF fc TUTTLE, Attorneys at
O Law. and Solioltor in -Chancery. Warren, Trum
uull eouutv. O. iocs on Ilia mreet, twe door west
of the American Uonse. " " T
JAMES JACKSON, Physician and
ur,oii. office nd resrleoc oa South side of
Mark-t.4 doors East ot 'Ae Bank. Warrea.O. apr Sti
T"Tg,a. fitch auaas.
O RAYMOND A CO.. WhoksUe
O. Dealer In foreign and Domestic Dry Uooda.
Carpets. Oil Cloths, aad Wall paper. So. 03 Superior
slre,l. Cleveland. Ohio. my
CURTISS, Attorney at Law.
CsXee at present with J. HlUchius, Esq-. North,
Main street. YVarrwu, -tio. I1