xirxnonrr mum, ruuh.
CEO. W. MANTs-" Editor.
--OOliUMBtlS. ; OHIO. "
FRIDAY MORNING, MAY 17, 1861.
To Newspaper Dealers.
Carrlara la ths Tarlous cities and town! who
t,nnlIKl the Stateeman during the time that
It was issued m a morning paper, are advised
tbat w BbU b pleased to renew business rela
tione with them end reeeWe their oraeri again.
Th. Statttmtn is the only ml Uion Dail
yiper la Colambui, and therefore the journal to
elroolate among the people. Send on your
arderi. Mntlemert. They will be prompUy
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For What Purpose?
The editortof the Ohio Stat Journal hae
txhnmed the AboHHoa epeech of Joh Qomei
Antm. delivered In Congress, April 14th and
J5th, 1842, and eupplted their readere in jee
terday Issue with coploue sxtracta therefrom,
rhi. .neech made reference to the Incendiary
vmoIuiIodb Introduced Into Congress by Mr
-i...n and fnr which he wee ceninred. In it
Mr. Adams goee erea further than Giddinos had
gone, and not only denlei that there It any on
ligation on the part of the United State to eup
press a eervile Insurrection, If one should occur
among the glares In the South, but that inch
id event beinsT war, the States wbere Slavery
exists would cease to have the exclusive man
arement of the subject, and "not only the Preti-
f of tht Vnittd Statee, but the commander of
tht army in that case kae the power to order the
unitereal emancipation of tht tlave.
For what purpose doe the Ohio State Journal
now rummage the debates in Congress In 1842,
and reproduce these incendiary remarks? What
motive can It have? The President of the Unl
ted States has assured the people in all parts
of the country, in his Proclamation of April 15,
cailloc for seventy fire thousand men to put
down rebellion, and retake and possess the pub
lio property, that in the contest the right of
TtaPiinna and nronertv shall be protected. In
r i .
that Proclamation the President uses the follow
"I (Item It proper to say that th first service assigned
to th forces hereby nlM forth wHI probably bo tor)
hmm. th f.irta. niicee. and Dronerlv. which hav boon
cited from the Union, and. In every event, the utmost
ore will bo observed, consistently with the objects efort
eald, to avoid any devuUlien, any .destruction of or
interference with private property, or any disturbance
of peaceful citleena in any part of the coon try.
More recently, Mr. Siwaid has spoken very
significantly in relation to slave property in
Florida, one of the States that has sece
ded. On the 7th of May. the State De
partment bad under consideration the com1
plaints of certain slave-owners at Key West,
whoso negroes are now In the employ of
the Government, nnder a contract of some
years' standing ; the masters claiming that the
negroes were hired to labor at a specific place,
and the Government agents claiming that, nnder
the contract, they can be employed any place
In the State of Florida The following extracts
from Secretary Siwaid' " memorandum " will
give the points in controversy, and the views of
the Administration about slave property:
It appear., from the loformatlon thai obtained, that
certain slaveholder at Key West, In the State of Flori
da, a long time ago, hired the publio agents of the Gov
mines t a nnmber of slaves at very remunerative prices,
to be employed ea laborers In the forttncalione of the
United States, for a term of twelve years yet anexptred.
Of these, aoertain nnmber, not. It la believed, exceed
Ine twentv. were emoloved In the fortification at Tortn-
'gms,when Col. Broun arrived then, Rod having need of
their help In reinforcing and tnpplying fort rattens, be
took them to Pensaoola, and employed them there la
landing stores from the Atlantic and the Illinois at fort
it is not complained In the papers before me that the
matters sre not paid or to be paid, for the labor of the
elavea. and. on the contrary, Caps. Meigs distinctly an
dcrstands that the Quarter-Master la to pay the wage to
the mietere of the elaves at Key West, as heretofore.
It is not pretended that the Quarter master has violated,
or Intends to violate, the contract of hire in any way.
It mast be entirely immaterial to the matter whether
the slaves work at the Tortugas, or whether they work
at fort Plckene; both the placet are situated la the Start
. of Florida; they are alias sire nnder the government In
both ciaeri. and thonld the contract be broken by the pub
lie ai-enta. tha Pnti lent will take care to See that due re
drew is afforded. I am sot able to nnderstsnd that than
1 anything wrong or centarable In this matter.
We again ask, why does the Ohio State Jour
nal produce and publish the remarks of John
Qoirct AsaJts, made in Congress more than
nineteen years ago 1 They have so binding
force. - They are merely the opinions and views
ot man who was full of hatred toward the
Sjuth, because of his defeat for re election to
the Presidency in 1823, by the vote of the South
ern States, which carried Jackson triumphant
ly into'the White House, and expelled Adams.
From that time forward Mr. Adams became the
most mad and fanatical Abolitionist, and to the
day of his death used his power and great intel
lect to . create an estrangement between the
North and South on the slavery question.
No patriotic, law-abiding or Union-loving
impulees Induce the Journal to publish such
Incendiary matter at this time. Its chief de-
lire is for a servile insurrection in the South,
aod it would rejoice with fiendish joy, if it could
see the white population of that seotiot exter
minated by the negroes. The editors of the
Journal are the fit representatives of John
Brown, except that they lack his courage.
They are as malignant and fiendish as Baown
himself, but they are coward, and will never
be found exposing their persons, either in
honorable and patriotic defence of their coon
try, or leading a gang of desperadoes to incite
The law-abiding and Union-loving people
. Ohio should require the Journal to cease
, incendiary course. That paper is without In flu-
, ;uce for good-, but yet may do, and does do,
much barm; and it should be required to keep
Its fiendish and disunion sentiments from tue
public view, or be abated as a nuisance by the
withdrawal of the countenance and patronage
of every loyal citizen now contributing to
' All such abolition articles as the Journal is
the habit of publishing can have but one effect,
and that is to consolidate the entire South
in thie rebellion, and hence it must be viewed
an enemy to the prompt and speedy settlement
of our present national trouble; and those who
have gone into the field to serve in tha war
should regard it, and all other journals like
as their worst enemy.
HTWe learn from the Ohio Stale Journal
yeeterday that the appointment of Joshua E.
Giddinos as Consul General in Canada has
been received there with universal satisfaction.
If this be so, a great many people are pleased
on both sides of the line, for his absence from
Ohio is a very gratifying circumstance to all the
loyal Union-loving men in the State). ' 1
E3 Tht Taunton (Mass.) Oatdte, referring
to the attentkaa which Gov. Sprague receives
from the ladies at' Washington, remarks '
'follows: ' :" ',' . !
"Eumorbas It that tha Rhode Island Cover-
' nor, whose valor Is ss unquestionable as his
patriotism, has already one 'engagement on his
hands astqoeoca of his pilgrimage to commsm-
' orate tha las anniversary of the Battle of Lake
Erie; the lady being the daughter of tba then
Governor of Ohio, and now Secretary Of the
Treasury." ' .'. ... ;.
A Danger to Which Our Country is Exposed.
War is at all times a terrible evil. ' But It Is
useless now to dilate upon tha magnitude of its
horrors. , A civil war. for a shorter or longer
period, seems Inevitable. It Is, therefore, the
put of wisdom to prepare for the dangers that
must arise from such a state of things to the
These dangers are great and manifold. One
of tha most serious is the tendency In the time
of war, and particularly of olvil war, towards
the zeroise of arbitrary and unconstitutional
powers. The plea for the exercise of such pow
er generally Is the necessity of the case that
It is necessary in order to maintain and preserve
the authority of the government.
But this is the plea which oppression always
makes for its inroads upon the rights and liber
ties of tha people. When a people can patient
ly submit to wrong and outrage upon civil
rights and personal liberty, and justify snob
arbitrary proceedings upon the ground of ne
cessity, they are gradually being prepared for
the iron rule of military despotism
Our boasted free Institutions are now under
going a new and terrible ordeal. We have
passed, since the formation of our Federal
Union, through two foreign wars, though not
wholly unscathed,, yet without serious detri
ment. But now we are involved In a domestic
war, in which about one-third of our people
may be said to be arrayed against the other two
thirds an Intestine war, which, it is to be
feared, will be prolonged and bloody. 'r
In the midst of our excitement, aod "appro
(tensions, we should pause and take warning
from the lights of experience. We have, as
people, do experience of a similar trial of our
own to take lessons from. .But other nations
and governments have had such trials of their
wisdom snd virtue. Their united testimony is
that prolonged and constant civil wars almoat
Invariably tend to the establishment of arbitary
governments or military dictatorships.
This is the rock before us upon which our
ship of state msy be foundered. The wise
mariner will look out cautiously for the first
appearance of danger, when be knows that it
lies almost directly in the ship's path, and give
warning in dull season. He who refuses to heed
the warning Is as reckless of the lives and for
tunes of the crew as though he were bent upon
betraying them into the hands of pirates
ETA writer in yesterday' Journal, over the
signature of "Star and Stripee,' says we have
men in our midst, "the business of whose
lives has been to advocate the supremacy of al
leglaoee to a State over allegiance to the United
States, a pestilent heresy, which eradicates all
true patriotism from the mind, and prepares it
to nourish treasonable sentiments as naturally
as mullens and thistles spring up and flourish in
a vitiated soil." That is all true, as evidenced
by tha conduct of the followers of Chabc.Din.
SON, BslNKIIHOFF, WoLCOTT, GlDDlNOS,
Plumb, Pick, snd others, in their resistance to
the execution of the fugitive slavs law. But
the recent uprising in favor of the Union, so
powerful and overwhelming, makes it neces
sary for all such men to keep shady. Many
of them even profess now to be loyal citi
zens! 07 The Republicans in the Richland District
have nominated S. T. Woscistu, of Huron
county, at present Judge on the Common Pleas
Bench, as the candidate of that party for Con
gress, to fill the vacancy caused by the resigna
tion of John Sanaa am.
A SclMI M TBI CaBADIAN HoU:X OF AS6t-
LT The following is a sketch of a scene in
tha Canadian House of Assembly the time be
ing Saturday evening. Toe Quebeo Chronicle
"While the debate wu proceeding some mem
bers whistled, others, bummed, many slammed
their desks, made mysterious creaking noises
with their boots, threw paper pellets at each
other, and behaved in a most uproarjons way.
Speak French!' would be called out to an Eng
lish orator. Remarks as to his personal ap
pearance would be addressed to tha next
speaker. ' This Is rather a school boy way of
doing things, but it is orthodox parliamentary
practice. We have seen a member's wig art
fully pulled off bis head with a hook and line,
and bushels of shreds of paper showered like
snow-flakes over chalrmea of committees.
We have beard soma members crow like ohan
ticleers, and others bark like puppies or mew
like kittens. All this looks rather undignified
to people in the galleries, but it does very little
Pkbsonal ArntAtANoi or Sccission Liad
ess. The Wilmington Journal thus describes
Gen. Beauregard and Jefferson Davis:
"General Beauregard baa not a single An
rlo 8axon feature in his face. Tba whole tone
of bis countenance and attitude would lead any
one to expect mm to speak In some of tne lan
guages oi continental Europe. It is a irench
lace, but not of the style of Cavaignao or Lt-
moriciere. it la or tba solid type or trench
Mr. Davis looks young for his age, which is
well over fifty. He might be a preacher, for
any fire-eating expression about Dim. Hut for
tba square and straigntly opened eyes and nab
itually closed mouth, firm as iron, no one wonld
suspect Mr. JJavl of being tba uU and mn
tary leader of a great national movement."
An American Entertainment in London.
George Francis Train's "Turtle Lunch," civ
en to commemorate the opening of tba first
street railway in London, was tha nine days'
wonder of the great metropolis. He introduced
many innovation upon the staid and stupid
ungiisn dinner customs Danisbed lormality
expelled the professional toast-master, fostered
sociality and fraternity, and, by his originality
and humor, put everybody on tha best of term
with blmielf and neighbor. His guests were
from various classes. Noblemen, artists, au
thors, professional men, merchants and others
ware present. His bill of fare was inscribed
with tha following short address, which was ths
key note to tbe spirit of tba meeting:
Many of England's leaders are Here to-day
and it will be your fault if we do uot-bring them
out. Saturday is a holiday Parliament has
adjonrned over Easter many members of both
Houses are present. Five-minute speeches are
tba order or tbe day everybody meets on neu
tral ground chief of parties are here Eng
lish bards and Scotch reviewers Royal engi
neers and distinguished authors a congress of
representative men lords and commoner
everybody is in tbe dress circle all are first-
clas passengers. Tbe base of enjoyment Is Rood
nature formality freezes hospitality, Make up
your minds to pass an agreeable afternoon, and
von will hat sura to do so. I want each of von
t help me. Permit ma to introduce you to gen
tlemen on eacn aide or you; don I best late to
maka their acquaintance, and draw upon me at
sigbt for tba consequences. 1 bave engaged
tha hall till midnight; any gentleman leaving
early may return later. When ranks are tbin
ned, please close up so loDg as wit and wine
aoouna. x ou may bave observed tbat, at many
ot these social gatherings, the chairman avails
himself of his distinguished position to go to
sleep. Be so kind as to remind me, should such
an accident occur. . . .. (- .
' Removal or Taoors. General McClellan is
fued orders to General Bstes.at Camp Harrison,
last evening, to move two regiment, on Friday,
under command of hi senior Colonel, to Camp
Dennlson, and on Saturday to move with the re
mainder ,of tba troops, under his own command,
to tha same point. Tba arms to these troops
were distributed yesterday, and they will mar oh
through our streets on Friday and Saturday, In
regular military style, to tha L. M. . R. de
pot. Tha tents and cantonments for our troops
are all put np ready for occupancy. Ct. Enq.,
Jfey 16s 1 "T. '-
The Gun—boat Discussion.
Every' reader of the Cincinnati Commercial
and the Oautta has . been amused at the silly
discussions of these two papers on the subject of
Gun Baals. The Cincinnati Prete, of Wednes
day, thus treats the silly editors of tha Gazette
and Commerei alt '
Having confined our praotloe in gunnery
principally to weapons of a less destructive
character , than guns, revolvers, Derringers,
howitzers, Liatlgrens, fowling-pieces and Co-
lumbiads, wa ubould do wrone to profess to
speak experimentally upon a matter so abstruse
at once ana so important as tbe Uun-boat ques
tion) but as we have read prayerfully, and we
trust not witnout aa vantage, toe articles or the
Vommeraal, we may venture to lay down a few
elementary points wbioh will be beueficial to
tbe lese instructed readers of the Prrtt, in case
tbey should ece fit to pursue the sub eot in tbe
more proiouna polemic or our cotempor&ries.
We will begin with the definition of a Gun-boat,
What la a Gun-boat 7 r
A gun Is a gun, and a boat is a boat: combine
tbe two, and tbe product. In fact as In terminol
ort. is gun-boat. Any boat, with any gun in it,
is, pre Mara, a gun-boat; while a bug vessel of
multitudinous tonnage, witn Duiwarks rendered
invulnerable by massive plates of iron, and oar
rying aeveral ugly-looking and worse-behaving
piece ol tubular pot metal, is still a gun-boat,
ana no more man a gun-noat.
A profound thinker of Mew England was
wout to sum up the result of his philosophical
researches in the following brief sentence:
There's odds in deacons " Tbe GazttU, with
equal protoundity, haa reached tht conclusion
that there is, or may bo, odds in gun-boats.
1 bis fact,or principle, tbe Commercial disregard
With a sublime uoconsciousnes, of minor dis
tinctions so common with lofty Intellects, the
Commercial reasons we give it in a paraphrase
a gun is a gun. and a boat Is a boat: therelore
a gun-boat is a cun-boat, A auu boat can do
thus and thus: for example: Let A. B. be the ob
jector attack a battery of sand-bags or a lort
of log of palmetto; and o. U. tbe gun boat
whose business it 1 to destroy It. A. B. can go
to B. C , aryal B. C. must go to A. B. Every
thing 1 in readiness; tbe universe bold its
aerial and other fluids In an agony of expecta
tion; bang goes B. C. and duwn comes A. B
Nay, but, says the Gazette, lugging out its
discovery, and remembering ita scripture at tne
same time : as one star dillerfllh from anotner
star in glory, so one gun-boat differeth from an
other gun-boat in what shall we call it to turn
tne sentence properly 7 sop-ularuv.
Besides, ear tbe Gated! -now fairly under
way witn ita logio there' a difference in forts
a well as in gun boats.
To the Dovil with your differences, ears the
Commercial, growing alarmed at these fioe-ppun
distinctions, and trying to get into deeper water.
And tbe Government, safe tbe Commercial" still
harping on its old strategic paint bad but two
or three gun-boats at fort Sumter
How big 7 puts la the GattHe.
D the odds, says the Commercial
Beside reading up for this article la the Com
mercial, we have been glancing at the Ency
clopedia lor materials, We iouked for guu in
G., and for boat la B., and combined tho iulor
nation. Treatinor ita auhiAnt miflcllAhpnaalv
and, as it were, hysterically, tbe Cummer cud
does not supply those strictly coientihc formula
necessary to a full elucidation of all it practi
cal aspeota. Its fundamental proposition a
gun is a gun and a boat is a boat, therefore a
gun boat Is a gun boat perbap renders tbi
unnecessary. We bave, however, been seeking
for some rule by which the relative power of
gun boats and batteries may be determined
mathematically; and have lound it. It is as
follow, and we submit it to tbe Commercial,
confident that Its consummate military geniue
will not fail to eee in it all that is desirable.
We subjoin it, confident of its approval, giving
it full permission to use the same in lis future
controversies with the Gazette:
As the square of tbe exposed surface of tbe
boat, added to tbe calibre of its gun, is to the
cube of tbe sand-bags composing the battery,
so is the ratio of the sbots fired by tbe former to
the sum of the killed and wouuded lo tbe tat
Tbe conclusion to which we have arrived is.
that although there may be things in which size
ana weignt ot metal make no ditlerence, gun
boats are not one of them.
The Southern Rebel's Declaration of War
Against the United States.
The Montgomery (Ala ) papers contain the
Secession Declaration of War against tbe United
States, occupying a column and three quarters;
but annexed is tbe only portion of gcueral In
An act rtcogniting the existence of tear between
the United. Stalce and the Confederate Stale.
and concerning letter of marque, pritee and
Whirsas. The earnest efforts made bv this
Government to establish friendly relations be
tween the Government of the United States and
tbe Confederate States, and to settle all ques
tions ot disagreement between tbe two Uovern-
ments upon principle of right, justice, equality
and good faith, bave proved unavailing, by rea
son of tha refusal of tbe Governmeut of tbe
United States to bold any intercourse with tbe
Commissioner appointed by this Gonernment
lor tba purpose aloresaid, or to listen to any pro
posal they had to make for the peaceful solu
tion of all causes of difficulty between the two
Governments; and whereas Vie President of the
united states of America has issued bis procla
mation making requisition upon tbe States of
tne American Union for 7a,UUU men, for the
purpose, as therein iudioated, of capturing forts
and other strongholds within tha jurisdiction of
and belonging to the Confederate States of
America, and has detailed naval armaments
upon tba coasts of the Confederate Slates of
America, and raised, organized, and equipped a
large military force to execute the purpose afore
said, and haa iesued hi other proclamation an
nouncing hi purpose to set on foot a blockade of
tne porta oi tbe Uinfederate states; and whereas
the State of Virginia has seceded from ths Feder
al Union, and entered into a Convention of alli
ance, offensive and defensive, with the Confed
erate States, and has adopted the Provisional
Constitution of tbe said States, and tbe Stvea
of Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Ken
tncky, Arkassas, and Misiouri, have refused,
and it is believed that tbe State of Delaware,
and tbe inhabitants ol the Territories of Arizona
and New Mexico, and the Indian Territory,
' South of Kansas, will refuse to co-operate with
the Government of tbe United States in these
acts of hostilities and wanton aggression, which
are plainly intended to overawe, oppress aud
finally lubjogate the people of tbe Cou federate
Diaiesj ana wbereas by the acts .and means alore
said war exists between the Confederate States
and tbe Government of tbe United States, and
the States and Territories thereof, except tbe
States of Maryland, North Carolina, Tennes
see, Kentucky, Arkansas, Missouri and Dela
ware, and tbe 1 erritories of Arizona and New
Mexico, and tbe Indian Territories South of
Sio. 1. The Congress of tba Confederate
States of America do enact that the President
of tbe Confederate States is hereby authorized
to use tbe whole land and naval force of the
Confederate States to meet the war thus com
menced, and to Issue to private armed vessels
commissions or letters of marque and general
reprisal, in such form as he shall think proper,
under the seal of the ConfederateStates, against
tbe vessels,' goods, and effects of tbe Govern
ment of the United States, and of the citizens or
Inhabitant of the Bute and Territories there
of, except tbe States and Territories herein be
fore named. Provided, however, that property
of tha enemy (unless It be contraband of war)
laden on board a neutral vessel, shall not be
subject to seizure under this act: And provided
further, that vessels of tbe citizens or inhabit
ants of the United States now In tbe ports of
the Confederate State, except such a bave been
since tha 5th of April last, or may hereafter be,
in tha service of tba Government of the United
States, shall be allowed thirty days after the
publication of this act to leave said ports and
reach their destination; and' vessels snd their
cargoes, excepting articles contraband of war,
shall not be subiect to capture under this act
during said period, unlets they shall have pre
viously reached tbe destination for which they
were bound on. leaving said porU. .1
Allofatbv m the Arm, It seems that no
surgeons exoept ol tba allopathic school of prac
ttoa win receive commissions - m uw "hi
Pmteata have been made against this course
by leading practitioners of other. Schools' of
'. .'. .... . -'-'! '
Gen Butler's Proclamation at Baltimore.
Gen Butler's Proclamation at Baltimore. DEPARTMENT OF ANNAPOLIS,
FEDERAL HILL, BALTIMORE, May 14, 1861.
A detachment of tha forces of the federal gov-'
ernment under my command bave occupied tha
city of Baltimore for the purpose, among other
things, ot enforcing respect and obedience to
tbe laws, aa well of the State, u requested
thereto by the olvil authorities, as of tbe United
States, which are being violated within ita limits
b anm A malionont and traitoroo men: and in
order to testily the acceptance oy the federal
government of tbe faot mat tne city ana an ids
well lntcntioned portion ot tne mnaoitanis are
loyal to the Union and the Constitution, and are
to be so regarded and treated by all, to tho end
therefore tbat all misunderstanding of tbe pur
poses of the government may be prevented, aod
to set at rest all unfounded, false, and seditious
rumors, to relieve all apprehensions, if any are
felt by the well disposed portion or tbe commu
nity, and to make it thoroughly understood by
all traitors, their alders aud abettors, that their
rebellious acts must cease, 1 nereoy, Dy tae
authnrltv vnatnrl in ma as commander of the
Department of Annapolis, of which the city of
Baltimore forms a part, ao now oommaau auu
make known tbat no loyal and well disposed cit
izen will be disturbed in hi lawful occupation
or business; that private property will not be
interfered witn by tbe men unaer my ouuiuiauu,
or allowed to be Interfered with by others, ex
cept in so far as it may bs usod, or be In course
of preparation to be used, to afford aid and com
fort to tbose la rebellion against tne govern
ment, whether here or elsewhere; all of which
property, munitions of war, aud that fitted to
aid and aunnnrr. thA rplipllion. will be Seized and
held subject to confiscation; aud, therefore, all
manufacturers of arms and munitions of war
are hereby requested to report to me forthwith,
so that the lawfulness of their occupations may
be known and understood, and all misconstruc
tion of their rlrtlnpa avnMeil.
No transportation from the City to the rebels
of articles fitted to aid and support troopsinthe
field will be nermittcd. and the fact of such
transportation, after the publication of this
proclamation, will be taken and received ss
proof of illeiral intention on the part of the
consignees, aud will render the goods liable to
seizure and confiscation, the government being
ready to receive all euch tore and uppnes.
Arraugements will be mide to contract lor
thm Immediately and thn owners and manu
facturers of such articles of equipment and
clothing and munitions ot war and provisions,
are desired to nut themselves in communica
tion with the commanding general, in order
that their workshops may be employed for loyal
purposes, and the artisans of the city resume
and carr on their wonted profitable occupa
tions. Tbe acting assistant Quartermaster and
Commisiiary of subsistence of the United States
bere stationed has been instructed to procure
and furniah at fair nricei fortv thousand ra
tions for the uso of tbe army of tbe United
States, and further aunolies will be drawn from
the city to tbo full extent of Its cspaoity, if
tbe patriotic and loyal men choose so to lur
All assemblages, except the ordinary police,
ol armed bodies ot men, otber tban tnose regu
larlv organized and commissioned bv the State
of Maryland, and aoting under tbe orders of tbe
Governor thereof, for drill and other purposes,
are 1 Jtbidden within the department.
All officers of the militia of Maryland, hav
ing Command within the limits of tbe depart
ment, are reauested to report through tbeir offi
cers forthwith to the General in command, so
that be may be able to know and distinguish
the regular commissioned and loyal troops of
Maryland from armed bodies wbo may Claim to
be suoh. Tbe ordinary operations of the corpo
rate government of tbe city of Baltimore, and
the civil authorities, will not be interfered with;
but, on the contrary, will be aided by all the
power at tbe command of the Uenerai, upon
proper call being made; and all such authorities
are cordially invited to co operate with the
General in command to carry out tbe purposes
set forth in the proclamation, so that the city of
Baltimore may be shown to the country to be
what she is in fact, patriotic and loyal to tbe
Union, to the Constitution and the laws.
Noflig, banner, eosiga or device of the so
called Confederate States, or any of them, by
evil disposed persons, will be deemed and taken
to be evidence of design to afford aid and com
fort to the enemies ot the country. To make
it tbe more anoalent that the Government of
the United States by far more relies upon the
loyalty, patriotism and zeal of the good citizens
ol Baltimore and vicinitv tban upon any exnioi-
tioo of force calculated to intimidate them into
that obedience to the laws which tbe Govern
ment doubts not will be paid from inherent re
spect and love of order, tbe Commanding Gen
eral has brought to the city witn Dim, oi tne
many thousand troops in tbe immediate neigh
borhood which might be at once concentrated
here, scarcely more than an ordinary guard; and,
until it fails him, be will oontlnue to rely up
on that loyalty and patriotism of the citizens of
Maryland which has never yet been found want
ing to tbe Government in time of need. The
General in command desires to greet and treat
in this part of bis department all the citizens
thereof as friends and brothers, having a com
mon purpose, a common loyalty and a common
country. Any infractions of the laws by the
troops under his command, or any disorderly or
unsoldierlike conduct, or any Interference with
private property, be desires to bave immediate
ly reported to him; and be pledges himself tbat
if any soldier so far forgets himself as to break
those laws he has sworn to defend and enforce,
be shall be most rigorously punished. The
General believes that if the suggestions and re
quests contained in this proclamation are faith
fully cairied out by the co operation of all good
and Union-loving citizens, and peace and quiet,
and certainty ol future peace and quiet, are thus
restored, business will resume Its accustomed
channels, trade take the place of dullness and
inactivity, efficient labor displace idleness, and
Baltimore will be in fact what she Is entitled
to be, in the front rank of the commercial cities
of tbe nation.
Given at Baltimore the day and year herein
Drat above written.
BENJAMIN F. BUTLER,
Brig, Gen., Com'dg Department of Annapolis.
E. G. PARKER, Lieut, Col., Aidde-Camp.
Shocking Instance of Indian Superstition.
Th British Coloniet, published in British Co
lumbia, relates tbat a Dydah Indian boy, wbo
bad been employed as a scullion for several
month at a hotel, was recently missed, bat af
ter some time was discovered In close confine
ment in a ledee of tbe Stickeen Indians. He
was boond hand and foot, and was reduced to
mere skeleton from want of food and water
The boy's version of tbe affair is that he was
clandestinely seized by several Stickeen Indi
ans and taken to the lodge where be was discov
ercd by tbe police, where he was shown a sick
Dydah, and told tbat until that man recovered
he would be kept in close confinement without
food; if tbe man died, be would be killed;
he lived, be would be set at liberty. Tbe
captive was then bound with ronos and
gagged, so as to prevent bim from calling for
asKiatance, and placed in a corner of the
room, where be remained without food
water for nine days! Daring tbis time the
Indians occasionally tantalized him by removing
tbe sac, placing rood to bis lips, and tben jerk
ing it away, and by offering him salt water
driDk.. If he sought to sleep, be was tortured
till he awoke. The excuse given for this bar
barous treatment was that the boy bad bewitch
ed one of their tribe by burying a quantity
herbs near bis house, tbat tbe Indian was taken
sick, and the only means through which he could
ultimately recover was by treating tbe boy
they had done; they also add that be some time
ago bewitched a child that afterward died, and
that the whole tribe stood In dread of the spells
he was enabled to throw around them by bis In
cantations It was their intention to have burn
ed bim on the tenth day, and use his aabes
tbe preparation of a cordial that should heal the
sick man, and tbe pyre was nearly reaay lor nis
reception when tbe polios fortunately discovered
bis locality. . '
Ihmemsi Contoaot toe Postage Stamps.
The American Bank Note Company of New
York bave succeeded In obtaining the contract
f or the crintins; of postage stamps, lor which
work there were sis responsible bidders.' Some
idea of the work to be done can be gathered
from tbe fact tbat last year 3C6,0UU,O0U stamps
were issued by the contractors, exclusive
stamped envelopes, which were prepared
otber parties. . It is tbe belief of tbe Depart,
man I tbat tbe falling off of the demand for
tamns. in conseouence or secession, win oe a-
bout one-third of tbe number issued.' Tbe con
Have o o " jf.i . . (n.,,i-(,,irj i :
LETTER FROM GEN HARNEY.
To the People the State of Missouri.
MILITARY DEPARTMENT OF THE WEST.
ST. LOUIS, May 14, 1861.
Ou my return to the duties of the command
of this department, I find, greatly to my aston
ishment and mortinoaUon.amostextraoratnary
state of things existing In this State, deeply
affecting tbe stability of tbe Government of the
United States, as well as the government and
otber Interests of Missouri itself.
As a citizen of Missouri, owing allegianoe lo
the Uuited states, ana having interests in com
mon with you, I ieel it my duty as well asprivl
lege, to extend a warning voice to my fellow-
citizens againBt tha common dangers that
threatens us, and to appeal to your patriotism
and sense of justice to exert ail your moral
nower to avert them.
It Is with regret that I feel it my duty to call
your attention to tbe receut act of the General
Assembly ot Missouri, Known as toe muuary
bill, which is tbe result, no ooudc, oi tne tern
porary exoitemeut tbat now pervades the publio
mind. I bis bin cannot do regaraea in any oia
er llcht than an Indirect seeeistoa ordinance, ig
noring even the form resorted to by other
States. Manifestly, its most material provisions
are in conllict with tha Constitution and laws of
tbe United States. To this extent it is a nullity,
andoannotand ought not to be upheld or re
garded by the good citizens of Missouri, There
are ODiiuauons ana uuties resume uuuu iuo ucu-
pie of Missouri under the Constitution and laws
of the Uuited States which are paramount, and
which I trust you will carefully consider and
weigh well before you will allow yourselves to
be carried out of the Union, under the form of
yielding obedience to tbis military bill, which
Is clearly iu violation of your duties as citizens
of the United States.
It must be apparent to every one wbo has
t tiU en a nrorer aud unbiased view of the sub
ject, that whatever may he the termination of
tbe uoiortunate condition oi tnings id respect to
tbe so called "Cotton States," Missouri must
share the destiny of tbe Union. Her geographi
cal nosition. her soil, productions, and in short,
all her material interests point to this result.
We cannot shut our eyes against this controll
ing fact. It is seen and its force is felt through,
out the nation. So important is tbis regarded
as to tbe great interests of tbe country, tbat I
venture to express the' opiuion that tbe whole
power of the Government of the United States,
if necessary, will be exerted to maintain Mis
souri in her present position in the Union.
I express to you, in ail frankness and sincer
ity, mv own deliberate convictions, without
aasumintr to sneak for tbe Government of
the Uuited States, whose authority here and
elsewhere I shall at all times and under
all circumstances endeavor faithfully to up
hold I desire, above all things, most earnestly to
invite my fellow citizens dispassionately to con
sider their true interests as well as their true
relation to the Government under which we
live and to which we owe so much.
Iu this connection I desire to direct attention
to one subject, which no doubt will be made the
pretext for more or less popular excitement. I
allude to the recent transactions at Cams Jack
eon, near St, Lnuis. It is not proper for me to
comment upon the ofBoial conduct of my prede
cessor in command of this Department, but it is
right and proper for the poople of Missouri to
know that tbe main avenue of Camp Jackson,
recently under tbe oomraand of Gen. Frost, had
tbe name of Davie, and a principal street of the
game camp that of Beauregard; and that a body
of men had been received into that camp by Ita
commander, which bad been notoriously organ
ized In tbe interests of the teceieiomete tbe
men openly wearing tbe dress and badge distin
guishiog tbe army of the so-called Southern
Confederacy. It is also a notorious fact that a
quantity of arms had been received into camp
which were unlawfully taken from the United
States arsenal at Baton Rouge, and surrepti
tiously passed up tbe river in boxes marked
Upon facts, like these, and having in view
what occurred at Liberty, the people can draw
tbeir own ioferences, and it cannot be difficult
for any one to arrive at a correct conclusion as
to tbe character aud ultimate purpose bf that
encampment. No Government in the world
would be entitled to respect tbat would tolerate
for a moment such openly treasonable prepara
tions. It is but simple justice, however, tbat I should
state tbe fact tbat there were many good and
loyal inou in the camp, who were In no manner
responsible for its treasonable character.
Disclaiming, as I do, all desire or intention to
interfere in any way with the prerogatives of
the State of Missouri, or with tbe functions ol
its Executive or other authorities, yet I regard
it bb my plain path of duty to express to tbe
people, in re?peotful but at the same time decid
ed language, that within tne neia ana scope oi
my command and authority, tbe surKbraiv
LAW of tbe land must and shall be maintain
ed, and no subterfuges, whether In the form of
legislative acts or otherwise, can be permitted
to harass or oppress the good and law-abiding
people of Missouri. 1 shall exert my authority
to protect their persons and property from viola
tions of every kind, and 1 shall deem it my
duty to suppress all unlawful combinations of
men, wbetber lormed under pretext of military
WM. S. HARNEY,
Brig. Gen U. S. A., Commanding.
Gov. Sprague's regiment is a noble one
Yesterday it made up a purse of il.OOO for tbe
sieters of young Howard , wbo was murdered by
the policeman on Wednesday night last, an ex
ample which Is very likely to be followed by
others. Thirteen members of the regiment
were sent borne on Friday night, in command
of Major Slocuin. Tbis is done as punishment
for intoxication and disorderly conduct, which Is
something the regiment does not intend to allow
on the part of any or its members. ivoritnlon
The contributions so far from tbe loyal
States in aid of tbe Government amount to the
enormous aggregate of $27,133,000, which has
all been raised In little mora tban three weeks
Of the fifteen States making this patriotio
effort, New York is set down for $5,747,000,
Pennsylvania for S3,30,0(I0, Illinois for $3,
553,000, Ohio for (3,348,000, and the remain
der in proportion The city of New York alone
gives over two millions ot dollars.
An ExriaikNctD Secedzr. Col. W. T. Aus
tin, ol Galveston, onti of the original Texas
seceders from Mexico, and a participant to the
first siege, assault and taking ol San Antonio
by the Texan volunteers, has been appointed
Adjutant and Inspector for the State military
district of Galveston county, under command of
Gen. Sydney Sherman, who led a regiment at
tne Dattieot an Jacinto.
Holltrwaj's Pills ind Ointment.
Piles and Fistulas. Consolation for the Af
flictedsufferers from these terrible penalties
of abused nature, wilt find speedy relief by
tew applications ol this popular ointment. A
steady perseverance iu ita use, will, with Ihe aid
or tue fins, effect a radioal cure witnout re
course to ligature or other barbarou operations
worthy tbe dark ages of Scienoe. The Pills are
a most valuable specifio for indigestion and by
tbeir aperient action on the bowels, tbey exter
minate tbe primary causa of piles, &o. Sold by
all Druggists, at 25c,, G3c,and $1 per box or
pot, . . i
' : ..-!!
A Pose, Healthv Tonic, and one free from
the deleterious aad injurious eft'eots sure to fol
low tbose in ordinary use, has long been felt to
be a desideratum in the medical world. SuCh
a tonlo, and one so skillfully combined from the
vegetable kingdom as to act in perfect accor
dance with the laws of nature, and thus soothe
the weakest stomach, and at the same time al
lay nervous snd other irritations, and tone up
an tne organs oi woicn toenuman ooay l com
posed, is offered in Prof. Wood's Restorative
Cordial and Blood Renovator. Hence it Is per
feotly adapted to old and yoong. Aeader, try it,
Thousands bave already alone so, and the testimony
is universal in Its favor New York
Atla. v , i .
Good. We met one of our friends yestorday
on Broadway, and were astonished at the change
in his appearance. A few weeks ago wa saw
him, ha was pale, lean and dejected; complain
log of weakness and debility, having been so
afflicted all summer. Now he appears to be fat,
healthy and strong. We learn be owed his res
toration entirely to McLean's Stbebqthenino
Cordial. .., ; . - -, , ' ' -
We advise all wbo are complaining of Gen
eral Debility to try it; It 1 certainly, a vary
pleasant remedy. We learn tbat there are large
quantities of it selling tlally. ATsraiaf ,wW
" M ,-'' i" :'l !! r.;,r:.:i n,r li ,V,f.if
WOOL FOR 1861!
WE FEEL OH EAT CONFIDENCE IN
announcing lo Wool O rowers and Merohants, that
w poeaeas unsurpassed facilities for receiving, grading
end selling Wool, which will be done i
Exclusively on Commission,
D wniK vntRBD, '
WILL Bl UABI ON RtOIIVINd WOOL.
SACKS WILL BE SENT.
. , To those who wish to oonilgn. ', ' ,'
' i , Otxr Charges are Iiow- ,
No efforts shall be wanting to merit the patronage of
those who have Wool to sell. , , '
CLEVELAND WOOL DEPOT CO.,
Offie No. 107 Bank Street, Cleveland, Ohio
mayiedut . . .
TIDRSUANT TO THE ItEQtJlHK
X ments of the set "To provide for leasing the Public
Works er tne btate," pasted Msy Bin, icui, willism
LKNNIbON. Governor. K01IKHC W. TAYLKU, Audi
tor, and ALfD P. 8TONB. Tieasurerof the Biate of
Ohio, hereby give notice that they will let the Publlo
Works of the State, with their appurtenances, as speclA-
ed In the said aot, for the term of ten lears. at Publlo
Auction In the Rotunda of the State House, in the city of
Oommbas, between ins noirsoi ten o clock A. at. ana
four o'clock P. M. of the SVth day of May, 1HC1; which
said Public Works consist of tbe Miami and Brie Uai a I,
the Ohio Canal, the Walhondlna- Canal, (be llocklni Ca
nal, so much of the Sandy and Beaver Canal aa Is owned
by the stale, the Muskingum Improvement, and the
Western Reserve and Maume Road, and all the side
cuts, feeders, reservoirs, look houses, collectors' offioes,
weigh looks, and leases oi surplus water connectea wim
the ume or appertaining thereto, and owned by the Btate
for the purpose of being used in connection therewith,
with the right to bave additional surplus water.
Bald rnblio works will be lei to tne person or persons
who, In consideration of the tolls, fines, water rents and
revenues to be derived therefrom, shsll bid to pay the
highest annual rent therefor, to be paid In semi-annual
payments in advance In each year during the term of the
leaie. No bid will be received unless the person or per
sona maklns: the same shall have first deposited with the
Auditor of Btate, In money or In stocks of the State of
Ohio or of the United Btales.theoum of twenty thousand
dollars, nson the conditions that he or they will, on their
part, enter into an Indenture of lease of said Publio
woru or tne mate or unio, nine same suaii oe strucs
off to bin or them, and also give a bond payable to Ihe
Btate or onio in trie sum or two nunarea tnouiana dot
Ian. with five or more sufficient sureties to the satisfac
tion of the Governor, Auditor and Treasurer of slate,
and renewable every two years, or oftener, If the Gover
nor, Auditor and Treasurer of Btate shall think the
sureties at any time insufficient, conditioned, In proper
form, that the said lessee or lessees shall perform all the
covenants or said lease on ueir part to oe periormeu,
and will oav all daman suffered by the State or by In
dividuals, by reason of his or thslr failure to do so; and
In default of said lessee or lessees entering into saia in
denture of lesse, or giving said bond, the deposit so made
as aforesaid shall be absolutely forfeited to and be
come the property of the Btate. No railroad company
can bid, or be Interested directly or indirectly, as lessee
or assignee, or otherwise, or the lesse.
No bid of less than twenty thousand dollars per an
num will be received. The lease and bond must bo ex
ecuted and delivered within file davs after the let
ting, and the term will date from the approval of the
The lessee or lessees shall receive all materials provi
ded or contracted for by Ihe Btate, acd all boala, scows,
tools. Implements, hones, mules, and other property
now belondni to and need by tbe State on said Public
Works, at their appraised value, and pay therefor as pro
vilpd In aald act.
A bond and lease In accordance with the act wilt be
prepared and be ready for elimination at the office of
the Aulltor or Btate, prior to mo xuin instant, auu an
blda made ahall be deemed to have been msde with ref
erence to all the provisions of said act, and of the terms
and conditions of Ihe bond aLd lease so pteparvd as
W. DENNI80N, Gtenrnor.
B. W. TAYLKK. AwtUer.
A. P. MONK, Trtarurer.
Columbus, Ohio, Msy 14, 1801 maylSsdld.
EAGLE BRASS WORKS,
Corner Spring & Water St.,
OolTXX33.T3XUB , OlXlO.
W. B. POTTS & CO.,
tnd Manufacturers of Brae and Composition Castings,
Pioisried Ureas Work or all vesenpuons.
Electro Plating and Gilding!!
STENCIL CUTTING, &C. '
S. DOYLE & CO.
Manufacturers and Wholesale Dealers in
BOOTS AND SHOES,
Northwest Corner of High and Gay Sta.,
"A large stock of Fin and Staple Goods on hand.
STERNE CHITTENDEN. . . I HENRY T. CH1TTENDE N
ATTORNEYS AT LAW.
irp Offices, 229 Broadway New York City, and
Parsons' Boiudim, Columbus, Ohio.
HjOareful attention paid to Collections .
THE UNION FOREVER
TTPIIQlt ENVELOPE A It A KIT Y OF
J designs, at l,uu per l,uuu.
TTHIOlf LETTER AUD ROTS PAPEB,
at half the price charged by small dealers.
TTTflK AD QUARTERS No. 75 Booth High street.
Columbus, May 8, 1H01 . i . U . RILEY .
IRISH STEAMSHIP LINE.
Steam Between Ireland and America
NEW YORK, BOSTON AND GALWAY.
The following oew and magnlfloent first-class paddle-
wheel steamships compote the above line:
ABRI ATIO, 6,888 tons burthen, Cant, J. Madrt
(formerly of the Collins tine ) '
HIBKRNIA, 4,400 ton. burthen, Capt. N. Prowh,
COLUMBIA, 4,410 " " U.Lbitcr.
ANOLU, 4.4UO Nicholson.
PAOiriO, 2,800 " " I. Emm.
PRINOK ALBERT, (Screw.)
3,300 ' " J. Walker.
One of th abort ship, will leare New York or Boston
alternately every Tuesday rortnliht, for Oalway, car-
ryln th government malls, touching at St. Johns,
The Steamers of this lio hare been constructed with
Ihe greatest care, under the supervision of th govern
ment, nave water-Hunt compartments, ana are unexcel
led torcomiort, safety and speed By any steamers afloat,
They are commanded by able and experienced ofiicers.
and every exertion will be made to promote th comfort
oi passengers. -
- An experienced Burgeon attached to each ship.
BATES Or PASSAGE.
Flrst-clsss N. Y.or Boston to Oalway or Liverpool 1 100
Sccond-elass, ' . , . , 7J
first-class, 1 " " to ft John's i 35
Third-class, - " - " to Oalway or Liverpool
or any town In Ireland, on a Railway,. - - 3U
Third-class paeeeniters an liberally supplied wilh pro
visions of the best quality, cooked and served by the ser
vants or the usmpany. . - -
ParUes wishing to send for their friend from th old
country can obtain tickets from any town on a railway, in
ireiana, or irom tne principal cities or Bogiana ana Boot
land, at very low rates. '.
Passengers for Mew York, arriving by th Boston
Steamers, will be forwarded to New York free of charge
- mot passage or luruiermionnauon, apply to .
' At th olBe of th Company, on th wharf, foot of
uanai street, new lore.
HOWLANI) at ABPINWALIi, Agent... .
yBEW 1IOOP SKIKT. I
33 AXN cfe QOItf,
No. 89, BOUTS Hian 8TBBII. '
Ilsr Just received a new make of HOOP 8KIRTI
finished In a manner tar superior to any yst lntroduotd
DURABILITY AND GRACEFULNESS.
mh 83. .
OI - ,,., r. A
Novelties In Neck Ties and Scarfs. m." -,'
.. Bjron end Garrott Oollars. .,
I . Kmbroldered Pocket Jlaadkerohlef.
' - Paris Kid Gloves, superior make. : .-.-1 . i .
. Golden Hill Rhlrts, various sty lo.i - -i
Boys' Golden Ulll nan, a.i ,
- Driving and Htreetttlovea, de
Hemmed Pocket Handkerehtefs, -various style. '
- . Ball iioee aad Under Oamenls, H
BAIN St SON,- ,
- aprlU " ' .; Mo. 19 South High street.
TSJIDB PtANTLB BAHAUES, DOTH
Whit and Black, J net rewired at
T)LACK PJTRAW BOWWKTSI ANBEl.
J 4rtnt Bibbene, a tree var X r .
(, High etreetj
HOW LOST, HOW BESIOBED.
JUPT PUBLISHED, ON TtlB NATUB1I,
MENT AND RAUIOAl'UUJ! or nr,.riY--
or Bern nal Weafcneis, ru' uouunj, "'"""""-;--Voluntary
Emissions and Impotenoy, reiultUjg from
Belf abure, Sto. By Root. J. Culverwell. M. D. Bent
nnder seal, In a p eav.j..
fTrWif i5 r3.rv. New York. Post Office Box.No
,000, , .
raoi i at'S njim vivvh.
In all ease of ooitlveness, dyspepsia, billions and tlvsi
affeottont, plies, rheumatism, fover and agues, oosn
Date head aches, and all general derangements of heal I
thee Pills have Invariably proved a certain ami speouy
remedy. A single trial will place th Life Pills beyond
the reach of competition In the estimation of every pa
Dr. Moffat's Phoenix Bitters will be found equally ef
tcaolons In all cases of nervous debility, dyspepsia, head
ache, th sickness Incident to female Indelicate health,
and every kind of weakness of the digestive organs,
lor salebyDr. W. B. MOlffAT, 333, Broadway, N. T.
and by all Druggists. mayas-datwlv
The following it an extraot from a
letter written b,r Ihe Rev. J. 8. Holme, paster ol th
Plerrepolnt-Btrtet Baptist Church, Brooklyn, M. Y.,to
the "Journal and Meisenger," Cincinnati, 0., and speak
volume, lo favor of that world-renowned medicine, Mas.
Wihilow's Soo-rnifio Bvurr roa Ohildrxn Tuthisoi
"We see an advertlsment In your columns of Mas
Winslow's Bootiiiho Bvrcp. Now we never said a word
in favor of a patent medicine before In our life, but we
feel oompelled lo say to your readers that thla Is no hum
bug WB HAVBTRIID IT, AMD R10W IT TO SS AU. IT
claims. It Is probably one of th moat surcesstui meai-
olnes of the day, because it Is one of the best. Ana tnose
of your readers who have babies can't do better than
lay ina supply." ocxi:iyu.w
The Advertiser, having been restored to health In a few
weeks by a very simple remedy, after having offered sev
eral years with a severe lung affection, and that dread
disease, Consumption 1 anxious to make known to hi
fellow-sufferers the mean, ot cure.
To all who desire it, he will send a copy of tbe prescrit -
tlon uied (free of charge), with the directions for prepar
ing and using the tame, which thy will find a sdrr Ot Rr
for Oonscmftion, Asthma. Bronchitis, ko. Th only
object of tho advertiser in sending the Prescription It to
benefit the afflicted, and spread Information whloh he eon-
oelve. to be invaluable, and he hope, every .offerer will
try his remedy, a. It will coat them nothing, acd may
prove a blessing.
rartie. wiiuidk we prennpuon win pinw. auareas
Rtv. EDWARD A. WILSON,
King. County, New York,
fiBOOimnrDED by raw latb
SIR A8TLEY COOPER,
or lo-WDOff, A WD
DR. VALENTINE BIOTT
OV XKW YORK.
n acknowledged Heads of th Profession hi slUw
Tba bent Dlnretio, Tonlo, and Invlgornnt. Ths
flnmt Extract of tha IT ALT AN JLTKTPHH
BffiHHY. The Parent and Host Costly Gin Ex
tant. INDISPENSABLE TO FEMALES,
INVALUABLE TO THE SICK,
INCOMPARABLE FOR THE AGED.
THE SAFEST AND MOST
DELICIOUS BEVERAGE IN THE WORLD.
For Bala, Flnta trod On arts, by vary
Dnigglat; Grocer, or Country Merchant.
LOOK OUT FOB BOGUS
THE ONLT OENTJINH ABTICLB II
CHARLES' LONDON CORDIAL GIN.
B. BALDWIN & CO.,
Importers, 91 Liberty St.,
Bold In Columbus by
McKKB St KBBTI1ATJX,
Wholesale and Retail Orocers, Statesman Building.
0. A. WAflNBB.and others.
In Cincinnati, by 8UIKK, KCKBIBIN st CO.,
oc26-deodatl)!W and others.
From th New ork Observer-1
As all parties manufacturing Sewing Machines are ob
liged lo pay air. Howe a license on each machine sold,
and sr. a so compelled to make returns to him, under
oath, at lo thenumuer sold, his books give a correct staU
ment. Prom this reliable source we have obtained the
following statiitics. Ot the machine mad in the year
1H59, ther were old, . .. -.
By Wheeler St Wilson 21,305
" I. M. ginger At Co ..10,05,1
" Grover It Baker 10,'JBO
Showing the sales of Whteler It Wilson to be double
those of any other Company." '
Awarded the highest premiumsat the
Culled State. Pair, of 1858, 1&U and 1800;
also at the
Ohio State fairs of 1S59 and 1MA
and at nearly all th County Vain in th State.
Our prices, it Ihe late reduction, are ao tow a any
lock ettch machine now sold, and bnt trifle higher than
the interior two thread chain etich machinee, now
forced nnon the market.
The WHRKLBft h. WILSON HACHINI make, the
Lock Stioh the only one which cannot be raveled. It
Is Auxt on Both ginxsof th goods, leaving no ridge or
chatnontfit under. tide.
AU marhinee varranted 3 yar, and intrudon
given In their use, free of charge.
11. CRA&y.Bl High St.. Columbus, 0.
WM. SUUNBjB fc CO.,
dec3-Sawd3mStw6o Tike's Opera Boas. Cincinnati.
Watches t Diamonds! I Silver Ware III
A CHOICE AftSOHTIfTEIVT Of COLD
and Silver Watches, In great variety.
1 am Agent for tbe AnnioaR Watch Co., and can
sell these excellent Watches at manufacturers' prices,
tther Wholesale or Retail.
Come and choose from my beautiful display of Dia
monds and other rich Jewelry. Btylesnew prices low.
As to Silver War of sterling quality, I can show new
patterns, very handioma. '
Oliver Plated Ware, Tea Setts, TJroi, Walter., Castors,
Baskets, Fltchers, Goblets, Knives, Forks, Bdootjs, Ato.
Then I have a supply ot floe Table Cutlery, Pocket
Knives, Baton, Jto., and many Fancy Goods suoh aa
art desired for presents at such prices at are an Induce
ment to the purchaser. 1 WM. BLXJJN,
- Ho, 10 Backey Blook,
marSl Worth aid Btaf Hone square.
. far th INSTANT BBLIH
and P BM ANlMt OUM of ttt
distressing tomplalnt new
Kate by 0 B. SEYMOTJR At CO., 107 Masses St., . T.
Prioa (1 per boil tent free by peek
FOR BALI AT ALL BBOOaHI.
Red, White and Bine A
DELAINES, .., n
Just opened by V .
- . -aprW
BAIN 4c EON,
No. 89 South High street.
TKt. I.A IIIAWI'll STELLA
BHAWLSIlln all desirable oolors, and t Trj
bargain..,,,, , - - M .".VaSk.
apnu ,. ... , ..
ELEGANT PLAIN BLACK MLKR FOE
Barest Basques aa Mantles; alw. Rich Trimmla
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