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'Holmes County Republican.
JflLLERSBCBO, O. : :Mach 19, L874.
The Otid Legislature deter
mined Monday to adjourn en the
37thf thujmonth to. tk 5tli tf
. next December. The discretion
" which led to this decision was
- iorrg- "smd excited "snS.' It" was
worse than extracting deep-root
ed molars to draw from the Pern
craiic members a resolution to
adjourn so soon. -. -
DEATH OF SENATOR SUMNER.
- Senator Charles Sumner is no
-more. ' He died in Washington
on Thursday last at 2 o'clock F
. JkL, of angina pectorit. . He had
been Buffering from- this disease
for some time past. "'His remains
""' were taken , to Boston and inter
. red on Monday. , Thus another
of our great statesmen has pas-
"sed away. ,:
AT WITS END.
" TheDistrict of Columbia inves
tigation does not . appear . to be
. panning out lucratively for the
memorialists. - There are already
Indications that those who have
attacked the local government ait
- Washington) and, indirectly 'the
administration, which is respon
sible for the appointment of the
inculpated officers, are already at
their wit's end to, find anything
substantial to support the char
ges which have been se long,and
are so deliberately made.- -
bus are getting discouraged over
the redistricting business. The
White bill, has been agreed tip
on by the Democratic caucus af
' ter a vigorous application of the
party lash, but it is pretty cer
tain that there will be , a revelt
when the bill comes to a vote
There has been such a painful
lack of anything like leadership
on the part ef the Democrats in
both Houses at Columbus this
winter, that those best imfermed
concede. the ur defeat ef the
measure. - - -
WHAT SHALL THEY DO?
j The-English Tories are about
as much at a loss to know what
to do with their recent elevation
to the control of affairs in Eng
land as are the DemocracUc re
surrectionists ' in Ohio.; ; They
have, for the first time since 1846
secured a sufficient majority to
really mark out a definite foreign
policy. The condition of the
army and the finances does not
warrant a : war policy, - besides
there is no country upon ' which
it would be popular or safe to
make raidj and to follow put
peace , policy does not please
them,, because that was adopted
by Mr. Gladstone's' administra
tion. The Tories begin tq. think
that they have drawn a, white
elephant in getting the govern
ment on their hands! tr" "!v '
There is a marked falling off
in the German emigration to this
"country. ' The' number of emi
grants who landed at New York
.from the first of last January ' up
to the beginning of the present
month, was 2,067, against 5,146
for the corresponding period of
last year, showing a decrease , of
3,079. This notable falling off is
ascribed to two principal causes;
ice panic wnica swept over our
country. last fall, and hreught de
rangement and depression of the
labor market in its train; and the
large advance of wages in Ger
many, and thereby improved con
dition of the laboring class. While
the first cause is only a tempor
ary one, - which a ilT disappear
with the revival of business, the
second is of a more . permanent
character, and is likely to dimin
ish the volume of emigration for
some time to come.-
v-- The trade showing of the eoun
try since the first of January.'is
lull' of healthy premise . to the
business of the country. Says the
New York Herald: -. We have
imported since the first tyf Janu
ary merchandise to the amount
of . 170,686,652 In the . corres
ponding period ef, last year the
amount was $82,471,621. The
difference is nearly twelve mil
lions. The exports this year have
amounted to , $57,412,304. , Last
year up to the same date they
were $44,299,975. The difference
is $3,112,320. Thus the trade is
in our favor this year over that of
last year amounts to upwards of
fifteen millions. : If we can go on
in this way, and improve upon it,
.1 ;w . ' -i . -
uicre win ue less demand abroad
for our gold,; premium may' de
cline, and we may approximate
to a specie basis. The problem
of specie payments is to be solv
ed by the balance of trade." This
is from a journal which simply
takes facts as it finds them: vet it
win do seen mat tnese facts
strongly sustain the views we
have heretofore expressed.
'-The Madrid Government is about
making "a supreme effort," as they
say in France, and the main army
of the uncalled Republic, under it
chief leader, is face to- facer with
the main army of the Carlista. ; Aa I
the twe armies are of nearly equal
proportions there is a bare possibil
ity pf a decisive engagement . , . , , i
FUNERAL OF SENATOR SUMNER.
The funeral of Senator Sumner
in the United States Chamber on
Fridayiast was one of the" most
impressive and saddening scenes
ever witnessed in Washington
Many as have been the Congress
ional obsequies held hitherto un
der the roof of the Capital,no oc
casion save -perhaps the funeral
of rVerident "Lincoln, 'has devel-
Loped .a feeling-, of personal- grief
rites over the remains of the Sen
ator who has so long and so n
bly represented Massachusetts in
the Senate.. It was. not merely a
thronged and showy funeral, at
which the set forms of obituary
ceremony were enacted, there
was in : the hearts of . that . vast
crowd a sense'of real unaffected
sorrow, a general feeling of riefl
as ef a great and irreparable loss.
The long procession of eminent
colored citizens, the near and de
voted colleagues of the deceased,
the men like Sherman andSchurz
and; Anthony,, felt keenly the
depth of their own and the na
tion's bereavement. It was such
a funeral as few Americans have
ever received, and answers more
eloquently than any possible eu
logy could have done the charge
that Senator Sumner was a man
of theories and had no hold upon
the .. popular heart ... There was
with all this something sad in the
utter desolation of domestic ties
amid which the great Senator
died. His physiciansiis personal
friends and his devoted house
hold servants alone soothed him
in his last moments. No . parent
pr wile or other relative closed
his eyes or followed his coffin."
His one surviving relative a la
dyresides in California, too far
away' to "be summoned to his
death bed or . his funeral. He
was literally a publicman,the son
and servant of the government
But notwithstanding all this he
is followed to the grave by mour
ners as sorrowful and sincere as
have ever testified their appre
ciation of. a valuable and well
spent life- ... ; ;. ,
A somewhat novel suit for the
recovery of ten thousand dollars
damages has been institute by
Cincinnati rolling mill company
against a former employee. The
plaintiffs allege that . they had
employed from one to two hund
red employees in their works for
more than five years past; but
that on the 1st of November last
this employee persuaded other
employees ' to leave their em
ployment, because they were dis
satisfied with the wages paid, by
reason whereof they have been
unable to carry on their foiling
mill from November until the
present time.: The company far
ther alleges that it employed men
to come from Pittsburg to work
in the null at . an agreed price,
and that the defendant sought
them out - and urged them to
leave and net work for the firm,
as they would be willing to do
but for the persuasion of the de
fendant, who stated to them that
if they would break their con
tract with the plaintiffs ' and go
away from the city the company
would be compelled to pay its
eld hands in Cincinnati the price
demanded; that the defendant
prevented them from commenc
iag work, and caused threats of
personal danger to be sent to the
workmen,causig plaintiffs a great
deal of 'delay in commencing
operations of their rolling miil,for
which they ask judgment in the
above amount. " We believe that
some two or three years aero.
suit of a somewhat' similar char
acter was decided by the Su
preme Court of Massachusetts in
favor of the . plaintiff. ' The pro
gress of the suit will be watched
with a good deal of interest, for
the principle invelved is one of
great importance. '
' The Massachusetts Senatorship
te nil the vacancy created by the
death of Mr. Sumner, is a ques
tion that will excite interest all
over the country. Already the
names of a number of candidates
ior the succession are suggested
and among themx Mr. Dawes,
Judge Hoar, ex-Governors Bui
reck and Clifford; . and General
Banks and Mr. Butler. The
election will not take place, in
probability, until next week. Mr.
Dawes was a prominent candidate
in opposition to Mr. Boutwell, to
fill Vice President Wilson's seat
in the Senate a few months ago,
but failing in an -election then
his claims may now be consider
ed as having a certain priority.
Either Mr. Dawes, Judge Hoar,or
ex-Governor Bullock, would be
strong men in-the Senate, and
would maintain the intellectual
prestige Massachusetts has al
ways had in. that body. We hard
ly think Mr. Butler has much
chance. - His connection with the
Simmons appointment hurt him
at home,and the way he has been
caught up in the Sanborn inves.
tigation has -damaged his reputa
tion, if it could be considered
susceptible of further damage.
Another great snow , storm fa
marching along from the westward.
The Central PaciQo Railroad is
snowed under for the second time
this moBttv.ij : ;.h,.. t , . ,
DIDN'T DO IT.
Notices were sent to some of
the Cincinnati clergymen Satur
day that on Sunday morning
bands would be stationed outside
the church doors to interfere with
their "regular business of preach
ing" and thus give them an idea
of the saloon-keepers' feelings
during the visits of the praying
bands. The churches were open
ed and the preachers' preached,
but the bands didn't come. They
thought better of it
CENTENNIAL AND MILLENNIAL.
Here we are worrying over the
method of celebrating our centen
nial a couple of years hence
whilst another ceontry is making
preparations for celebrating its
millennial the present year. The
United States is but a great lub
berly overgrown boy in his teens
in comparison with the sober old
grad father warming his toes ini
the boiling springs of the frozen
north. - Iceland was nine hund
red years old when the United
States was yet struggling in the
womb of time.
The belief is gaining ground
that Dawes will be the next Sen
ator from Massachusetts. Of the
numerous aspirants named there
is probably none better fitted to
occupy the place. He has long
and valuable experience as a leg
islator, possesses an intimate ac
quaintance with national affairs.
and is conspicuously committed
to economy in the management
of the finances a point of chief
importance now; and destined to
so continue, perhaps for years to
come. . '
ILLINOIS ON DIVORCES.
. The Illinois ' Legislature has
put an end te the practice of ob
taining divorces by secret pro
cess. Henceforward testimony
in each case will, under the new
statute, have to be taken in open
Court Besides preventing fraud
this measure, will deter many
from - seeking separation who,
though willing to pour their trib
ulations into the ear of a Com
missioner in his private office;
would have scruples about testi
fying before an average . Court-
MORE TROUBLE IN THE BEER CAMP.
Whilst the women are fighting
beer and" other liquor traffic,there
is trouble in the beer camp
among its own defenders. In
Chicago the beer-drinkers, and
beer-sellers, and beer-brewers,
trm ;r, ;-t.. .a
;t t.i ,'
just now a triangular fight is go-
ing on. The brewers want more
moner for their beer, the drink-
. , , .
clo waub uie ucct ior mc"
money. The saloon-keepers op-
men t.h brewers on f Iia mm nam!
nrl th rllr.r, f ho f r.,
ineysaytne brewers is swwd,
ling them by putting less beer in
rtwia n, -it,-
plains that the saloon-keeper is
making his glasses smaller. It is
SERVED HIM RIGHT.
Served him right. The Wash
ington correspondent of a Demo
cratic paper in Michigan who re
cently published a false accusa
tion against a Senator of the Uni-
had lately appeared in the Sen-
ate Chamber in a beastlv rf nf
. . . .-. ...
laioxicanon, ana was taKen by a
fellow benator to the room of
the Cemmittee on Finance,where
he lay upon the sofa until the ef
fects of his debauch had passed
away, has been expelled from
the Senate reporters' gallery; nor
would it be at all amiss if some
half-a-dozen, mere or less, of his
UiA . x. . jt ,
navm, were iiereaiier ueDarreanfeei
flie privileges of which, by their
wholesale slanders and false
hoods, they have
An extraordinary circumstance
in the history of this country oc -
curs on the death of MrJillmore.
Never before since the admin is-
tration of J efferson has it happen-
ed that only one person was alive
except the incumbent, who had
filled the Presidential office. An-
drew Johnson is now theonlv ex
President living; and even he
came to it as Vice President on
the assassination of TMV T ir.or.lr. .
uie assassination Of Jflr. .Lincoln,
While the younger Adams was
President the eldr Arlamu Jof
jrresiaeni me eiaer Aaamg, Jet-
lerson, Jttaaison and Juonroe were
trun- tj , i.
living. wnen UUCbanan was
elected Van Buren, Tyler, Pierce
. t, ' ' TO LC
and Fillmore were alive. When
Lincoln was inaugurated ' Van
Buren, Tyler, Pierce,Fillniore,and
Buchanan were Irving. Within
the past thirty-seven years seven
Presidents have been elected be
sides Grant It is an extraordi
nary fact that not one of the sev
en is now alive.
The Ohio Constitutional Con
vention has rejected a proposi-
1 1 it. c i tr 1 .
uou w Buoiiui leiuaie Buuxago M
separate Vote f the people by
large majority, xvnouo aia,lu
and Iowa are considering the I
ni 3 ti j
soparate submission ol a question I
their Leeislatures. and the
prospecte are that it will be sub-
mitted to the popular vote of
those States, not however, with
muchhope of its carrying, but
rid ot the subject. has
- The gold medal that Congress
voted to Mr. George F. Robinson,
who saved Secretary Seward's
life when the latter was attacked
by the assassin Payne, is now on
exhibition at Washington. It is
of solid gold, three inches in di
ameter and three-eights of an
inch in thickness. . On one side
is a picture of the recipient, with
wreaths of laurel and oak ent win
ed above his head, and the fol
lowing words around the edge:
"To George F. Robinson, award
ed by the Congress of tie United
States, March 1, 1871,for his hero
ic conduct on the 14th day of
April. 1865. ia savins: the life of
the Hon. Wm. II. Seward, the
Secretary of State of the United
States." On the reverse side is
a representation of Mr. Seward
lying on his sick couch,with Rob
inson and Payne in a
The erroneous statements made
by Mr. Dawes,relative to the ex
penditures of the Government,
still do service in the Democratic
press, as against the administra
tion ef President Grant. Of
course it is rather too much to
expect that they will rectify the
wrong they have perpetrated,but
it is but fair to state that not on
ly did Mr. Dawes admit his error
Vint. Mr Oarfielfi fnlltr A-mlainoil
ana Illustrated it. He states tnat
the armrnnriatinna of t.hA lust fis-
. rr r .
cal year were 930,000,000 less
than those of 1866. What is still
more sinking is his positive state -
incut uii wicto iia oeen it rcgu-
4-l- 1, 1--
iar uninterrupted decrease every
L..n tnlA fhat
me expenditures were increasing
. , ... . .
and the assertion has been so bold
and persistent that many have
believed it But charge tbe de
ficiencies to7the years to which
they belong that is,to fie years
in which the expenses were in
curred and the result is a de
crease, from year to year.
a recent lecture Ann Eliza
among many inci-
dents coming to her knowledge, tbe
following, which illustrates the lm
plicit faith some hold in blood atone
ment: ''It is related that one of the
wives of a polygamist was unfaith
ful during his absence on a mission
On his return the Beformation'was
in full blast, and the unhappy wife
believed that, from this faux pas,
she was doomed to lose her claim to
motherhood over her children which
she had already borne; that she
would be cast aside in eternity, as
well as in time,by her nusband;that
in fact, she would only be an angel
and with the angels stand; and that
she should not reach the circle of
I? g?18 nd goddesses unless her
blood was shed.
meet the penalty of her error; and
whi!e her neart was gushing with af-
I lection lor her husband and child
ren, aad her mind absorbed with
faith in the doctrine of human sac
rifice, the warmest and most endear
inS ""brace she had ever known-
it was to he her liisfv when the
warmth of his lips still lingered a
bout her glowing cheek, with his
own right hand he calmly cutUer
keeping of the gods. That kind and
loving husband still lives near Salt
Lake City, and preaches occasion
any witn great zeau-
HOW HE YIELDED.
HOW HE YIELDED. What Mr. M. J. Stanley Thinks of the
toniKht much like tbe general wh
id: "We meet the enemy, and toe are
On Thursday evening last, a
Temperance Mass Meeting was
held at the Presbvterian Church
this Pla Col. M. J. Stanley,!
0I. agent oie
sale liquor establishment of
James A. Clark & Co., of Louis-
ville. Ky.. wasoresent and beino-
called out took the platform and I
marlA nm romorto Am 1
Others he said : I
Iwppose I am .newborn you may
call the bead centre of tbe liquor traffic;
resent quite an honorable cause, and
theirs." I have concluded that the
cause you represent is more iustifiable
than the cause which I represent.- I
I'L-1in.rl. . 1 T ! .U
w..uv.MMgc WIVM, UN X WI3U JTOU
success. I have money invested in the
liquor interest, and
I would like to get
tske " order gin for a barrel of
WThUyspeechlana nledse was received
wlth mucn aPPlaus' Kenum SepubU-
President Grant and the Wine List.
rresiaeit trrant :
You wiU remember that during bis
last trip to the White Mountains the
patriots of the Proffle House were mov-
noc 06 lonK and strong enough, and
therefore sent for several new brands. I
They made an ImixKino- nr.n.
(-uvia, the lively lady corres
Pndent of 1518 Philadelphia
. mm w8 "ner. Tbey
feared the win demonstration .niH
un ',U8 buI of fere which the waiter
offered to Grant with an engaging
nourish, and then awaited the result
wjiu uie sereneiv solemn ssixi-t of h Bi
class. The President read it attentive-
and then laid it down. "What will
you taker" inquired the attendant
"Xou may bring me," returned Grant,
uiuie oi roast neer. w th nnfgtu
and tomato sauce, and a cup of strong 1
After this was disposed of the
guaruiao angel or tne table approached,
anu cainog tne resinent's attention to
uie wines, saia: -vrnai can I brine
wm U I I . I ... .a
nf ltfa V.t wi.i .1 1 1 1
an. - wastneseconu astoumlino-l
omnn.j. u, lit1 ' " "l,uor ",e
" "O HU CIIUUVU lUr U1R
V""'" was w -tart- tnat
I an rnf ,..
very slslit of it nuekeren lth .
waiters and dinners to such a deirree
.w wonl .,,.,- ri---;-Jm.rt.t
again at that table. If you don't be-
me flak Ho.nrv Wowl RannLa. n.u I a-
at the table
. , ,
also been III. ' ',
A number of United States Senators uu
ser ?nsiy unwell. Mr. Ferry, of
"' ""p"" m"T& " XT.
Morton, of Indiana and Mr. lie wis)
Virginia, are all reported to be In
House bill by Mr. Shepherd to au
thorize road supervisors to warn oat
citizens to work on the highways be
tween tbe 1st day of April and the 1st
day of July failed to pass ; the vote was
reconsidered and tne dim laiu on uie
Bills passed : .
House bill to authorize county com
missioners to pay from county road
funds for timber, stone and gravel nsed
(or road imnrovemeats.
Senate bill to repeal the Toledo Me
tropolitan Police law. -
Senate bill to take tbe standard of
weights and measures from the care
of the Secretary of State and place
them in custody ef the Agricultural
Senate bill to fix tbe standard weight
of a ton of stone coal in contracts not
otherwise specifying at two thousand
Senate bill to reduce the minimum of
capital stock allowed a society for the
prevention or cruelty uuiui:ii iruiu
five thousand dollars to one thousand
Mr. Goodhue ofiered a resolution of
respect for the m emery of Charles
Sumner, which was after slight amend
ment unanimously adopted.
Mr. ttowland's House dui to secure
pay te persons performing labor and
furnishing materials for constructing
Senate bill providing for trial by
separate jury of the question of insani
tv oi a nartv charged witn crime.
Senate bill providing that unfinished
work of an executor or administrator of
an estate shall be completed by his ex
ecutor or administrator and final ac
count made by him.
Senate bill placing the city of Toledo
under the provisions 01 tne Municipal
Code as to all departments of the city
House Din autnorizing toe trustees vi
New London, Huron county, to trans
fer money from railroad fund to school
Senate bill requiring county treasur
ers to keep a cash book as part of the
cMotv records, and prescribing penal
ties for fraudulent or over collection ot
IT. Thiunnsnn in t nA nntttl . Kill
siye the Democratic party the control
nd management of the Institution for
the Education of the Blind.
On motion of Mr. Thompson the vote
wa reconsidered by which the Senate
mfiiBPfl tn niiftg the hill tn make an an-
propriatioa of tea thousand dollars
iOr UrHIUlUK IIIC CUUal 1ULIUS VI X 8U1U
j ; A-i i i i . m t i.i
jng county7and the biU waB iaid on tUe
By Mr. Loomis From citizens of Me-
dina nnty tor tne enactment or a iaw
making meniDers oi secret oatn-Donna
societies incompetent as Jurors upon
the challenge of a party in interest
and applying tbe same rule to wit
Bills introduced :
By Mr. Lewis To abolish the pres
ent board of trustees of insane asylums
and supercede tnem oy boards or three
members each, and places the general
supervision ef each asylum . in the
hands ot a steward, to be appointed by
the Governor, and who shall give bonds
for the disbursement of funds in bis
bands, and shall make monthly reports
of his transactions to the probate judge
01 tne proper county.
By Mr. Oren From citizens of "But
ler and Preble counties for a prohibito
ry liquor law.
By Mr. Haven From three thous
and two hundred and sixty-three cit
izens of Hamilton county against any
modification or repeal of the Adair
Needs no Comment.
The Superintendent of the
New York State Inebriate Asy-
lum Bays ne nas received many
letters irom liquor sellers of
which the followinff. of very re
cent date, is a specimen. It
needs no comment :.
"l am a poor young man, and some
five months ago I found I was killing
myself by using strong drink. I was
then, as I am now, engaged in the liq
uor business. I thomrht I oucht to sro
somewhere where I could not get liq
uor, unbeknown to mr Iamifv or
friends I went to the asylum, and re
mained two months, till my means
were exhausted. Finding I cannot stay
in tnis Business anu Keep from drink
ing, I am anxious to go back to the
asylum, stay a while, and when I leave
there go into some other business. But
as I said before, I am poor, with a wife
.l,7re and kin mir. piT- w
me know the most favorable terms up
oa which you will admit me. I want
(rut til a foe ta anil )).!- r wl,m -. . e
me. 1 am in no tif. cnnriirlmi tn r;tu
but Doctor, for God's sake take pitv on
me-.1 w,uld willingly work or do
do as good as you can by me, and send'
me aQ answer """eaiateir
Entry of the Duke of Edinburgh and His
Bride to London.
London, ilarch 12. The entrv into
his bride, the Grand Duchess Marie,
1006 ,Pla?, dy- nv. was
jrrana ana impo8ing,nna notwithstand-
ing a snow storm prevailed, the streets
were packed with immense crowds of
people to witness the pageant.
The procession started from the Pad-
where the royal
tenuea Dy tne people to her Eoyal
The Queen accompanied the m-niw.
sion in state. The city will be splen
didly Illuminated to-nie-ht. Ten thnns.
and soldiers lined the route of proces-
rt-i -t . -r, . ... . .
au vrranu jjucnesa jaarie reneivMl a
perfect ovation from the neonle alnns-
ii.. i i. ii . r "
nuwic ii ii a vi uie procession.
Her appearance alone- the route wag
greeted with cheer after cheer, to
which she responded with slight bows.
She was dressed with a purple velvet
"""i muiiuou witu iur, . anu her
head adorned with a beautiful white
The Drunkard's Will.
mptauon, that i give myself np en-i-
tlrel3 to intemperance and its associate
noes, and make the foUowino-lr.n!i0.
bequeath my example, and the inher
eoffee." ltaDce of Out shame of their father's
I, the undersizned. John Jones, ha-
ginning te be enfeebled in bndv. n.i
fearing I may soon be palsied in mind,
rnralcTSnT which " haTnol
been made in the image of my
Creator, capable of rational enjoyment,
imparting happiness to others, i
know my accountability; yet such is
onuness ior sensual graUflcation,
my utter indisDosition to
property I give to dissipation!
knowing it will soon fall Into the hands
wwowho furnish me with ardent
spirits, jiiy reDUtation. alreadv tnirr.
on a sandy foundation, I give to
destruction.. "To my beloved wife.
has cheered me thus far through
1 P"8 s'lame, poverty, sorrow and
uroKcn neart. to each nrm nhi
cnaracier. finally, 1 give my body to
uunse, misery and early dissolution
The Drunkard's Will. Falling off in Revenue Receipts.
f1, ,i,i f 1:.:;.
xue internal revenue rrr-ointa
e . t ... I .
,ar ""a monm snow a consid
A Fn I .IT 'IM. 11 -
1- "6 wmuiwsiuu
Tr,. r. it .
"" ' ivc.cuub actunois ior
reduction by tlio placing on the
bought ud bv BDecnlatora At ih
lue secretary oc tne Treasury
recommended an increased tax up-
r . . . -
HPint8 as aa doubts or this
being imposed have by this
been removed, tne spirits thus
noaruca uv speculators are of
for sale, and the withdrawal
spirits from bonded ware-housea
which a tax is collected has ten-
"House-hunting" is again in order.
Bonner has sold the New York
Ledger for ten thousand dollars. It was
There are about two hnndred pro
fessional painters at New York.
An unprecedented influx of North
erners is reported from Florida.
The prospect for modification of the
Bankrupt law does not seem very good.
The temperance excitement is in
creasing daily at Fort Wayne.
The retail whisky trade of Gallipolis
has been virtually stopped.
Jupiter is now so near the moon, that
his satellites can be distinctly seen with
a common bouse telescope.
The evil that men do lives after them.
Over three hundred young Virginians
bear the name of Robert E. Lee-
The Winter campaign of the thieving
fraternity appears to be progressing in
and about New York with uncommon
Twenty-live thousand "rifle-cartridges"
have been sent from Cincinnati to
the Indian frontier. They were put up
in pint flasks.
An English clergyman has been un
frocked because of his tendency to the
humorous. This, however, need not
create any general alarm among our
own clergy. -
The Ohio Constitutional Convention
n Saturday passed resolutions of res
pect to the memory of Edward Smith,
of Shelby, deceased, and followed his
body to the depot in procession.
The Chicago ministers are petitioning
that? street cars may not be run on Sun
days. Their object is to give conduc
tors and drivers leisure in which they
may bo brought under religious influ
ence. St. I.ouis papers ssy that rail freights
eastward are perfectly, demoralized;
any figure within reason will now be
accepted for through freight in round
lots. As a consequence, wheat and corn
shippers are improving the time to push
their stun forward.
The following curious advertisement
recently appeared in an English relig
ious journal: "Wanted, a second-hand
set of Commandments. Old fashioned
ones painted on wo5d will do."
The Catholic Church is taking anoth
er tilt at Free Masonry. The Arch
bishop of Ji alines having nothing else
to occupy his time, has excommunica
ted all the Masons in Belgium, and re
minds his. flock that six Popes have
pronounced the anathema maranatha
against the order. The Independence
Belae complacently remarks that Free
Masonry has done pretty well, notwitliV
Has (rreat MnpnifTin? power, used for detec
ting Counterfeit Money, bhodJy in (Jloth. for
eign salistauces in the eve. in Wounds, et&,
and toexamine Inserts, Flowers and Plants,
to detect flaws in Metals, fineness of wood
grain; to decipher writing otherwise illegihle
and lor the iuspoction ol rrain, tobacco, etc
useiui lor every uoiiy. two ijoudic ionves
Lens. a inches in 'diameter: mounted in
leather, aud carried in the vest pocket. Price
00 Cents, free hy mail. Agents Wanted. II-
lnstrated circulars and toruis tree. Address,
M. L KYKS, 80 Cedar Street, New York, P O
box 4,0o-J. 31ml
March 1 8th,-1 874.
Spring Trade Open. New
Coods. FIRST IN MAR
is now receiving Direct
from Manufactories, a
large stock of BOOTS
AND SHOES for Spring
A Splendid Stock, bought
at Panic Prices, which we
are selling at prices that
will pay any ene who are
in want of sroods in our
line to give us a call be
fore makins their
"Fair, Square Dealin
One Price to All,
V;ilANTS 4'LVMK. 4 Ai.iiu tri'i. ' i'.v..
-kl7S sir IT KItpi-hU levrjlniid.it. HisrhttitN
y itriritt anu p run i pi rviiinin or salt-s kruar- i
a-iiiw.'. iiri'iTM tMHl'll(i nndlluml i
vuncrj niiunn ctiiiilirtinn'iilK.
SKEDH nt vonrrtrprtr.' TV nlri nrf
r labiiuMl as yudiH. It. II. htaik Jtco
r IVIIHElie l LEtELAll M.ED MIOHK. n
CK--HU ior i;niaio no
Patnu-riii lira-Hern Uinniirlimii thm .
I VI.NTKUS and UiiXi lLlt ulf
' nHiuu v titi iiu-:r ih-hi, anu nru-iii iiriiiinar u
lKitut wrforaieU uiikJ11o tcnilniiiar .
Lancaster and Ameskeag Gingams,
15 cents per yd.
Good Gingams, 12 cents per yd.
Yard Wide Heavy Sheeting,
11J cents per yd.
Yard Wide Good Sheeting,
10 cents per yd.
Hill's 4 4 Bleached Sheeting,
15 cents per yd.
Good 4-4 Bleached Sheeting,
.10 cents per yd.
Good 4-4 Bleached Sheeting,
11 cents per yd.
Extra 4 4 Bleached Sheeting,
12$ cents per yd.
Balmoral Skirts, 90 cents.
Boulevard Skirts, $1.50
Good Flannel, 25 cents.
Shoulder Shawls, 50 and 75 cts.
Paisley Shawls, from $5.00 to 30.00.
Blankets, . $4.50 per pair.
Call soon if yon want Bargains.
Remember, Only 30 Says!
ruopaiETOR or tub
nnilE snbscribor is prepared to 1111 onlers of
ail Klaus m uk line wild promptness sou
at-; paten, lie Keeps constantly on nanu
ILL KINDS OF FURNITURE
From the cheapest quality to the finest, a lit-
tie cneaper man tne same article can oe pro
cured eisewnere. a tpienum arucie n
Kept constantly on hand.
t-REPAIRrXG Keafly Done on abort I
Special attention given to the business of I
Metallic, Excelsior Md Walnut Coffins kepi
constantly on hand. Collins m anu tact areil U
order. Two good llexraves kept oonstantly in
reuuiutwa w uiujuu cans.
UEW FIRM !-
(Snccessors to J. E. Eock, Jr.,)
Are now offering tne Largest anil Bast Seiest-
eu aux.it 01 uooas in tne Market
At Greatly Befincefl PiIcbs
OUR STOCK OF
Prints, Ginghams, Denims,
Brown and Bleached Muslins.
Stripes, Delaines, Alpacas,
Mohairs, Poplins, Reps,
Merinos, Empress Cloth.
Black, Brown and Colored Silks,
uictns, uassimeres, Jeans,
Tweeds, Carpet Yarns, &c "
We have evoryfting In the NOTION
large stock of
Uarpetfs, Oil Cloths
Large Stock of Queens ware
Large Stock of Croceries,
Such as Teas, Coffees, Sugars, 8yrnpa, Spleet I
i.iiq, isaiernius, soap, 'looacco, 4tc
that cannot be surpassed.
Salt, Fish, Plaster, Lime, &c.',
M l; 1 1 1 i 1 1 , ; .
Ton can always be supplied hy sailing on pa I
fey-Don't fail toexamine oar stock before I
purchasing elsewhere. I
pay the Highest Market Priae, la CASH,
Butter, Jiggg, Lard, Dried and
Ureen Iruits, Bacon, Wool,
Seeds, Grain, Potatoes,
Ac, dkc, &c.
-Hemomser the plaoe KOCB'S COK-
WHOLF, TIDBALL & CO.
Mlllersburr, April's!, 1ST stt
JUST RECEIVED AT
American Cassimeres, for Suitings.
American Cassimeres, for Pantings.
English Cassimeres, latest styles.
English Cassimeres, for Pantings.
English Cassimeres, for Suitings.
French Cassimeres, nobby styles,
A large invoice of the Latest Stylet of
Spring Styles In
Ladies .Linen Collars.
Ladies' Swiss Collars, Lace Edge.
Ladies Linen Collars, pleat & pun.
Ladies' Foulard Embossed Collars.
Ladies' Cuffs, plain linen
Ladies' Cuffs, pleated, lace edge.
Black Muiiair Double Warp Alpaca.
Black AIpaca,"vcry cheap.
Carpet Woof In Colors.
afCall and See my goods before
Ko.l. Commercial Block. Killersbnrg, Ohio.
THE FAVORITE HOSE BEXEDT
This nnrl vailed Sontharn Kemedr is warran .
ted not to contain a single particle of Keren.
tj, or any injurious mineral substance, but is
containing those Southern Boots and Herbs,
" .ii-.imi rnnmeiH nas piaeea in
conn tries where Lirer Diseases most prevail.
will enre all Diseases caused by Deranae-
Simmon' Liver Regulator, or Medicine
eminently Family Medicine; and by being I
many an oonr or suffering and many a doUar
time and doctors' bill
Alter OTer fortr Tun' trial it Mti . I
i" "j . uaaiByianj rvavn Will HTc
uviwiDg tne most UDquAliflea testinwnials to its
vinuesirom persons or uie nigdest character
ana responsibility. Eminent physicians com-
aaaouu Is, M Ul BMJnW
LonUipstion, Beadachn, Pain in the Shoul
ders, Dizziuess, Sour Stomach, bad taste ia tne
mouth, bilious attacks. Palpitation of the
SDonndencT, gloom and forebodings of svil,
of which are tbe offspring of a diseased
ncari. rain in tne rao-ion or uie K wi n.,-.
For Dyspepsia or Indigestion.
Ichaages of water and food may be faced with,
fear. As a Remedy ia MaLaKIOI S urn. I
armed with this AftTIDOTK. !..!,,..
ITtaaS I A ITT rtlfB WI a rro u a " I
VERS. BOWEL COMPLAINTS liklCTriMa I
ajjj, VIVO, AAVOmA,
It has no Equal.
is the Cheapest, Parast and Best Familr I
aledicins in tho World! I
.1 U Vaslllsa A. '
MACON, GA and rUlLAUtLlAlIA.
Price tlM. Sold hy all Drngxistt.
Has jnst neeivod a large stock
I AMERICAN & SWISS
f WATCHES I
la GOLD and SILvYTfCASES. 5
Gold and Silver Charms in abun
dance, a large assortment
or Studs, Buttons, flne
Goldaudgilver Ri ttgs.
Gold Bracelets, Sue
Charms, Silver Thimbles, Gold
runs, spectacles, .1 ickel aud
Plated Warn, Ac. We
. oontinue to sell Elgin
Watches at fan
Call and See oar stock of Goal's,
fa to 100 per oent. saved '
by so doing. Ws do ,
as we wish to bo i
done by. All I
goods war- . 4
Repairing I i
Watches. Chronometers, trlmta. 1
Jewelry, Aon Repaired on short f
brLook for tha Bia Watch 1
and spectacle Sign. j
Look This Way !
A. SHRIMPLIN, who is al
ways selling Boots akd Shoes
Cheaper than the Cheapest, is
prepared to sell goods down at
He has purchased the inter
est of his partner, and is bound
to sell goods to soil all custom
ers. Call and see him.
Re has also secured a good
. workman, who will do all kinds
of Repairing and New tVoa.
Orders promptly filled. .
. Leather and Findings on
hand at all times. . .
Come and see.
. . A. SHRIMPLIN.
M iflersborg, C Jan. 1, 1874,
f f f
We gin below a Hst of a lew ef th hex and
most popular collections of bound Piano Masie,
and will send any work, post-paid, on receipt
of the marked irtco . "
Address all orders to
J. L. PETERS, Music Publisher,
' 099 Broadway, N. Y.
Fairy Fingers. Kasy Music. Small bands. 91.15
Magic CI rule. Kasy linsie. Small bands. 1.75
Young Pianist. Foryoung plarera, . 1.7&
Pearl Drops. Easy Dance Music, 1.7S
MusicM Recreations. Moderate Diflenlty, 1.7S
Pleasant Memories. 1.75
Golden Chimes. Farlor Music KinkeL 1,75
Brilliant tiems, - 1,75
. The above aie also bound in cloth, gilt
sides, price, ss M each.
Perals of Melody. A collection of Mnsle for
advanced Players, Boards. S.QO
Elegantly bound in cloth nnd gilt, 4.0U
Peters' Edition or Strauss' Waltzes, fn S yol
omes, price, $8.00 in boards. His) "
each in cloth. .
STAHD1KD CLASSICS. .
Bach's 48 Preludes and Fugnes. Cloth. S5.M
ia Fonr Books. Paper covers, each 1. M
Beethoven's 38 Sonatas. Full gilt, . S.60
Beethoven's 84 Piano Pieces. Full rilt. 1.UU
'bopin's Polonaises. . - . m
I kii. In'. VulinM M U .M
cnoptn-s atasuraaa. , s uo
Chopin's Ballads. ' -, " . , oa
Chopin's Preludes M " ., a.5
Chopin's Sontas. " . L5
Mendelssohn's Complete Piano Works. Fo-
lio Edition. Full gilt. In4yolumes, Mm
Tbe same, 8vo. Full gilt. Coat piece in 4
volumes, . 14. OS
The same. Sto. Paper.. Complete lm 4
volumes, IS. OS
Vol. 1 . eont'g Concertos, Son tan, ate. Folio.
The same. sve. Gilt - a
Vol. IV. eont'g Songs without words. (S
The same. Svo. Gilt. , .
BOOBS. 1 JOIIO. bill.
The same. 8vo. Paper, ' - . 1.5
Mendelssohn's Overtures as Piano Solos.
Cloth. R SB
Mendelssohn's OTertnres as Piano Otwta.
Mozart's 18 Sontas. Elegantly boahd. Fall
Schubert's 10 Sontas. Elegantly bound. Full
arilt. x QO
Schubert's Danrea, Complete. Elegnat-
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Schubert's Piano l'leces. Elegantly bosnd.
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Schumann's Forest Scenes. Kino easy
Pieces. Psoer eovers. n
Schumann's Piano-Forte Album. Elegant
ly bound. Fal gilt. 15
The same. Paper coven. UM
Wxbecs Complete Piano Works. Elegant
ly bound. Full gilt, 3J
Shining Liirhts. Sacred Songs SLS
uoiuen slaves, v oh. I sou x A eoileenoa
or songs or wuia. tiavs, ear a, l.-a
Hearth and Boms. A Collection of Hosaa
Sod irs. . i n
Fireside Echoes. its
Sweet Sounds, . 1.-3
Priceless Gems. Choice Ballads, ITS
The above are also bound in cloth, girt
sides. Price IS. 00 eaeb volume con
tains about 110.00 worth of
Choice Vocal Music.
The Opera at Home. Cloth, gilt edges, f.OS
umtaining principal songs aom vr 7S .
German Volaslieder Albwn. sf Soars,
Bnglish and German Words. Paper. U
steadelssohn's 7 Songs. Edited and ia .
part translated fey alcfarrea. . folio.
Cloth. Pull arilt. aia
Tbe same for a deep voice. 8ro With
Do Cloth, each, a jo
unniu worm, inu rtiwp. .Mk. am
stoore-s insa Mel
etodies. With New Sm.
Snonias, ana fiano Aecompaninsents hy
aire. Folio Klegantly boa ad fnu
Maotber Goose; or, Watioaal Xarftery .
nnvmea. neautuuiiy illustrated by the
Dalziel. (Ask for Novello' Uitjn. at
you will get a cheap Ptotagraah cosy) US
The same, elegantly bound in cloth FuB
Sehnmann'ss Vocal Album. 9C Songa,with .
Kna. and Germ. Words . tut
The Same, elegantly bound bound in doth
We will send of the above works, mataut
on receipt of tne marked arise, luim,
oontaininr from ls.000 aasb ooa lfni.i -.
Jeeta, sent free on apprticauon. Addnai,
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