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. FOR YlfcE KESipENT3
Andrew Johns on,
- Of Tennwsti. r i
Republican Union State Convention.
The Republicans of Kansas, together with all
those who endorse -rathj'rcsident's Emancipa
tion Proclamation, and who are, in favor of an
earnest, vigorous and uncompromising prose
cution of the 'war 3br the suppression of the
slaveholders' rebellion, the principles enuncia
ted in the platform adopted by the 'National
Republican Union' Convention at Baltimore,
on the 8th of June, 1864,. and who are in favor
of the election of Abraham Lincoln and An
drew Johnson for Piesident'and Vice Presi
dent, are requested to meet at Topeka, in dele
gate convention, on
THURSDAY, TIIE 8lII DAT OE SEPTEMBER, 1861,
at 12 o'clock, M., for the purpose of .placing in
nomination candidates for the folio wing offices:
A Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary
of State, Auditor, 'Treasurer, Superintendent
of Public Instruction, Attorney General, Judge
of the Supreme Court, Representative in Con
gress and three Presidential Electors for the
Theoratio of represenation will be one dele
gate for each Tteprescntative District. Dele
gateB will be elected in each Representative
Saturday, September 3d, 1864.
To prevent the abuse of the proxy system,
which has been practiced in former State Con
tions. the Committee would recommend to the
people that the Delegates be instructed not to
appoint persons as proxies who reside outside
of the District which they are elected to repre
sent By order of the Republican State Central
Committee. SIDNEY CLARKE, Chairman.
J. Stotler, Secretary.
threatening he is to make straight for the
pWDeW-aadkevessels tNew Orleims
and thence to Nashville again.
By Richmond papers of the 20th. we
are -the -frit repor-of RoaraeWsjWork3i
A dispatch' from Atlanta of Ihe 18th savsf
is supposed "to" oave'been caUsed by a por
tion of the-jengmjipoxted toj at Talla
dega on Saturday.
TJEIE5 TJJXTIOJXr !
. JM H. Ul
T. A. ORBORNE,
D. W. WILDER;
JOHN W .SOOTT,
W. W.H. LAWRENCE,
and others, will address the citizens of
Western Kansas, in advocacy of the elec
LINCOLN & JOHNSON !
MONDAY, AUGUST 8th, 2 P. Iff.
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v.. c:..s -i.u. W- ' ,. S24 ' 2 VuH2Wi. S opportunity
luguimnuK, uunuuocc, luicy 3UU AS VJO I offer anriinln Sharman Knfm.nTT"TVT--:i
rt 1 i. i..n .i. . I , j - w . "nu i'lttlltlli
rrM;VffWt c---, -"l"3 th Cbattahoocbe. If-this route is
vvuij ., h mic MViuvy xjiuck, ioa eieciea iv.
JJ. Mobltyof JueBonCrty;piptaiH,!iil agiejid
10 insist mat tne otneers of their election should
be commissioned, and made this a condition
precedent upon their being a worn into the United
States service. i ,c v
t'The United-SatesDiatrict Court iain session
and from, the num6er of witnesses before the
Gran dj Jury ,Ve "may reasonably 'expecta'lsrge
crimiriiaWIocket the next lermytolatioai or
ietKguorlaw'in selling liquor ok jtheiflerent
reserves are strictly inquired into. Judge Dela
hay is particularlysevere on this class of offen
ces, when bjBTebafgesare proven Another class
of offences that is engrossing much of the time of
the Grand Jury, is the violation or evasion of
the UnifedjStates revenue 'laws' Persons pho
aretrairaactfirgany kind of business that requires
a license, and have failed to fork over, njpd not
be surprised if in due course of time some one of
the DeputyJCT. S.jMarshabj should cellupon
themwithfull authority their bjodyWtake,
and safely keep, and have before, the said Court,
to answer," 4c. " '-- - -
" The Teacher's Association is in session, and
from the number in attendance, and interest
manifested, is a decided success. Among other
propositions .mooted is thaV vt Requesting the
political parties of the State to refrain from mak
ing any nomination for State School. Superin
tendent. This Is a good suggestion, and should
beheeded above all others. v The election of
that officer should be removed from the arena of
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Bully for Cou.t I Tbad. Conant, of Dick
inson county, and now belonging to G company,
Eleventh Regiment, has made his mark in crush
ing tnis unholy rebellion. His company was
with Colonel Ford in hi3 recent raid throueh
Platte county after Thornton. A number were
sent through woods on foot to hunt out the
devils. Thad. was one of the skirmishers. While
passing along, he was startled by the cracking
of a cap, and lookingaround saw a bushwhacker
lying by a log, with a double-barrelled shot-gun
pointed at him. The gun missed fire, and Thad.
drew his revolver, putting a ball in the man's
breast. Mr. Bushwhacker began pleading for
mercy ; Thad. replied that he " had two more
mercies for him" which were deposited ui his
body. Thad. has the shot-gun as his trophy.
An examination showed it to contain a handful
U Professor Mudge, State Geologist, was in
town the other day, on his prospecting tour over
the State. From here .he went up. the Republi
can, and thence through the Northern tier of
counties, when his task, for the present will be
completed. If the weather is favorable, he will
go out the Smoky Hill and Solomon about the
first of September.
Theft. A negro, known as Tom, stole twenty
dollars from Mrs. Hendrickaon, living near the
Solomon. If any body can get twenty dollars
worth of work out of the black scoundrel they
would confer ji great favor by retaining the
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ETA sale of condemned horses, mules, farm
ing utensils, fcc, comes off to-day at Fort Riley.
INDIANS, APOLOGY, to.
The red devils of the prairie have broke loose
again. We have no time to give particulars,
only stating that they attacked a train, killed
ten men, wounded five, And robbed theSutler
nt Fort Lamed, run off stock, Ac. About three
hundred militia passed through this place last
Monday on their way after them.
If our help-mate does not get back in time to
give a full sheet next week, we promise a more
readable half sheet than this.
As Lvdian Advesture. Mr. Carr, an old set
tler on the Solomon, arrived in Salina about
midnight of Friday of last week, hatless and
ehoeless, and completely exhausted. He had
traveled eighty miles, being out four days with
out a bite to eat, and his feet were swollen terri
bly. His story, as we heard it, is as follows :
He had been out buffalo huntingwith a man
named Cobert. During the day Cobert started
for an old camping place, where they had left
some'powder and a shot-pouch. Carr told him
that he had seen signs of-Indians. and begged
him not to go. Cobert insisted on going. Dur
ing the afternoon, Carr heard three shots and
some Indian yelling. He was satisfied that thev
had killed Cobert. The next morning, as Carr
had finished loading his rifle, after cleaning it,
he looked up and saw about thirty Indians
a few hundred yards off, coming towards him.
When the Indians discovered that he saw them,
they gave a whoop and spread out, with the
intention of surrounding him. Carr turned and
run, leaping down an embankment, some ten or
fifteen feet, into a creek. He followed up stream
until he found refuge under a log. The Indians
occupied a few hours in passing and repassing
him, when, concluding he wasn't there, they
truck back from the creet into the buehes.
Carr came out from bis hiding-place, and moved
further up the stream, where he hid himself
among the bushes. After a short time, he ven
tured oct, when he suddenly came upon an In
dian. Before the Indian observed him, Carr
raised his rifle and fired, which brought the
Indian from his horse. The ahot aroused the
pursuers, who, in tfceir-search- of the brush,
almost stepped on the object of their prey. Carr
waanot in the least releived by the discovery
that he had nothing to reload -with. Tha red
kiss gave np the chase, and Carr started for the
Mttlement. Tfae adventures and' hairbreadth
The New Postal Arrangement.
By the new post office law, which went
into effeot on the 1st of July, Leavenworth
ranks with the first grade, and her Post
Master will receive the same ealary as he
of Baltimore and Philadelphia, New York
being the only exceptionary. The new
regulation comprises only four grades. The
fee and perquisite system is entirely abol
ished, each Post Master having a stated
salary, and the Government defraying all
the expenses of clerk hire, rent, fuel, &c.
The money order system is like to prove
the most popular and valuable of any postal
reform for a long period. It entirely ob
viates the necessity of transmitting money
or drafts by mail, and thus insures the
parties interested against the possibility of
loss. If A of Leavenworth wishes to send
B of Boston 810 or 10,000, he will de
posit the Bame with the Post Master here
and receive a government certificate of the
amount, while the former notifies the Bos
ton Post Master to pay the 'said B the
amount stated, upon application, and charge
the same to the National Bank of Leaven
worth. The reports being forwarded to
Washington quarterly, the accounts are
there settled. It is in flfect an arrange
ment by which the Government becomes in
every instance responsible for the safe de
livery of all funds entrusted to its charge,
and thus insures the publio against the
losses eo inseparable from the former regu
Another Great Eaid.
The .New York Herald's Nashvillo dis
patch says Gen. Rousseau left Decatur on
the 10th, on an important raid, with a force
of 2500 men, well mounted, and 1000 of
the command armed with Spencer's repeat
ing rifles. The route to be taken is one
that hag never been followed heretofore
during the war, though nearly identical
with tho trace pursued by Gen. Jackson in
the war against the Creek Indians.
The first point of any importance on the
route is Blountsville, next Ashville. A
few miles beyond Ashvilic is Caved river.
lie is then to move rapidly on the Tallade
ga, and by the nearest bridge or ford over
the lallapoosa river. Ihe route between
these two streams is to be very rapidly pur
sued, and the bridges aro to be completely
destroyed. The passage of the Tallapoosa
will in all probability he madoat Dadesville
by the mountain roads, when the work: of
destruction, will commence. There are
eight bridges on the railroad between Mont
gomery and Opelike, and it is also probable
there are that somber of tunnel and
bridges to be found in the vallev between
Opelike wd West Point -There ar two
The Inevitable Resort of the Preseat Campaign.
FridayyJuly 15,--1864. j
The date of my letter is suggestive. It
remiuds me most vividly of the excitement
and exhilaration in whictfl 'participated on
the 15th of June just four weeks ago to
night when those marvelously strong
works in front of Petersburg were wrenched
from tHe rebels, and seized by the" Union
army with a determined and unrelenting
grip, which must in time strangle the re
bellion, or, at least, make the evacuation of
Richmond a necessity. These are not idle
words. The people, always steadfast in
their hope of ultimate success, yet always
impatient of delay, may shake their heads
incredulously, and call this the view of an
optimist. Let them do this, but it is a fact
nevertheless. Gen, Grant believes it. So
do his subordinate Generals. So must
every thinking man in the army and out of
it. Consider n moment. How can Rich
mond be tenable without supplies for Lee's
army i Iheso supplies aro not m tho city.
There are not provisions enough in the
rebel capital to feed the troops on half
rations for two weeks. Such is a well
advised estimate. Now, whence is subsis
tence to be obtained? Our cavalry, by
destroying the railroads south of Richmond
have cither completely shut off the sources
of supply, or have so seriously interrupted
them, that Lee finds himself in a desperate
strait. They now stand ready again to
swoop down upon these roads like a hawk
upon its quarry. All that is required now
is to keep tho cavalry branch of the service
in an effective condition, and starvation.
grim, gaunt and unrelenting, will do the
rest. Is it not clear then that the army in
its present lines and limits, bold? the
coigne of vantago? The rebels must suc
cumb under its vice like grip. They feel
this. They struggle now liko a dying man
whose throat is clutched and whose arms
are pinioned by a superior power, but whose
limbs, are jet free to strike and writhe a
little time before his strength is finally
exhausted. We must expect hard knocks
and painful bruises so -Jong as these strug
gling limbs continue their convulsive death
throes, but there is not sufficient vital force
remaining to do us permanent injury. And
the long agony would doubtless bavo been
over now if Gen. Hunter's column had been
strong enough to have held the lodgment
made by Inni at .Lynchburg.
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From Atlanta Death of McFherson.
The Tribune's Washington special of the
24th, says Government has received dis
patches from Sherman, announcing that on
Friday tho rebels, under General Hood,
massed a heavy force against his left wing
consisting of McPherson grand division,
composed of Logan's and Blair's corps, and
made a desperate attack, gaining a tempo
rary advantage: After terrific fighting, in
which a number of charges were made, they
were repulsed with much slaughter, and
driven back into their fortifications. Major
General McPherson during the battle be
came separated from his staff and was killed
by sharpshooters After McPherson's death
Logan assumed cemmand of his "division.
Later dispatches say our forces had ob
tained possession of the elevated ground on
the northeast of the town, and that Beige
guns had" been mounted which command
the place ; also that the rebels were burning
their stores, preparatory to a retrograde
movement. Every body is confident that
Atlanta, by this time, has fallen into our
A Nashville dispatch says : The remains
of Gen. McPherson reached here, and were
escorted through the eity to the Nashville
depot by a battalion of the 13th regiment,
Capt. Samonte, 10th Tenn. Infantry, Col.
Schully, and the 5th regular artillery.
Generals Milroy, Webster and S. Gillmore,
and Gov. Johnson and' staff were in the
procession, which was accompanied by all
tne othcers ot tne different Departments in
the city. The remains arrived at Sandusky,
Ohio, on the 25th, accompanied by a guard
from tho 13th regulars, of two officers and
The streets wore thronged with citizens,
and all the employees assembled to honor
the remains of McPherson.
hA Union Lodge No. A. P. & Ma BL
trr Regular communications at host! oi
tie firet Saturifayf caclunaatK M. Tj&b&j
Hall, at o clock in the evening.
- - P. Z. TAYLOR, WIL-
A. W. Caixex, Scc'y.
!- crl' rA.'.'lJ1 V-XZ1 -- -mr
ucuacav liuuxcxio. ro,
"RcjraTaT-meelfnni every Tuesday
evening at "i o'clock, at WilsonXHalL, .
' . '" 'WltJIMACKByCvT.
S. B. White, W. S.
m ifrtoafof an
sale ai pub.
I j "5 7
Notice is bareby gUca tfclt
Oiler of Sale:3seuelrat?of Jbe
District CouriUia-Jitirima fiJUhte CAoa-J-Wuse inilhe
tv of Davis, aad others attacked thereto for
favor of Charles Willemsen, as administrator
of Jthe' M&te & jjohh JtiMgiral"It5eaae$Cid
against Charles Berger and Joannah Berger
hi3,wife,-aad tojedireiete Sheriff of-aid
Davis countv. I will, at the door of the court
'HKASQcRxns State or K&xsxs,
Topeka, July 6th, 18G4.
General Ordert-Nr-14. -
The following ireuTarrfrom the War Depart
ment, Washington, D. C, is published for the
information and guidance of all concerned ; "
, Citpilarf2fo. 25. .
I j WAk)De't Pio. Mar. Ge' OrncEY
j Washington, Jane 2tS, 1864.
PersbnS not fit for" military dnty, anil not
liable to draft, ironr age or others-causes? have
expressed a desire to be personally represent
ed in the army, in addition to the contrjbations
they have made in the way of bounties, they
propose to procure at heir own expense, and
present for enlistment, jrecraits to ftrenresent
ibem in the( service. Such practical-patriotism
is worthy of special commendation and en
couragement. "Provost Marshals and all other
officers acting under this Bureau are ordered
to furnish all the facilities in 'their power to
enlist and muster promptly the acceptable rep
resentative recruits presented in accordance
with the design herein set forth.
The name of therperson whom tho recruit
represents will be noted on the enlistment and
descriptive roll of the recruit, and will be car
ried forward from those papers to the other
official records which form his military his
tory. Suitably prepared certificates of this person
al reprcientation in the service will be forward
ed from this office to be filled out and issued by
Provost Marshals to the persons who put in
(Signed) JAMES B. FRY,
Provost Marshal General
By order of the Commander-in-Chief.
a"K. HOLLIDAV, .u J
n34-4 Adjutant General.
fcoTMeuS'JaitidVTOyj;n the oth day of Sep
tember, TAm.S&raVoneVclock, p. m. of said
4dygar faraaltLiatftgMn iytttf a .HUM
tlisrvu ' uAftn-
Berger anitJfcJiUMHLtoJutfollBwing de- ;Pa ...osuu JtK,mOa& Sarf.Aand
n halt or wr-w-u mmnyjjnirrt
at I will offer for
me door of the court
ctuftx on the 5th day
of September, a. a. looi, at one o clock, p.m.,
Berry, and Nancy Berry, his wife, in and to
tftfellowing described real estate, to-wit:
the wet half of the northeast quarter of
section jeleYenand the west JialfLof-the-aouth.
si Hucr oi section iwo, in lownsuip iz,
south of range 8ix, caat-frthe sixth, principal
meridian, in Davis county, Kansas,1 contaHinr
scribed real estate, to-wit: the north
SMtt.weu qaaziac umii iowrteem im MWjt-
ship twelve, south of range six, east of the
sixth principal ftoridia"n, ia DviS;v county,
Kansas, 'containing; oe huded-aji sixty
acres of 9lahd, aceordfhg'to TJS. "Government
survey thereof, and appraised at eight dollars
per. acre. t - ' T "y .1
-Given uadermy hand adjunction uity, this
30th day of July, A-. d, J864.
n36-6t-p'm0 A.-WCALLEff; Sh'ff.
in the WAucialstrictCQnrJLf Davis
cotyj.erat ittiche raWfin faor of
vmw.i ""'- - tawHuuvosiorveFA tne
estate of John FtUcerald. 'mv. .ni
a4iaat 'Samuel Berry and iajhia
wife, and by virtue -of:an,Order of 5ale iaaued
outofTsaid caortiuia to me-prteved; as 'Sher
iff of said Davisounly, commading the sale
of said lands?!) safifyaidrjudgment.
Glvemjander: nrjha!$ &S&e:V&mcitj of
Junction tnis 30thrday-of Jnlyp a.-d. 1864.
n36-6t-pfSlO. W.XJAEEEN, Sh'ff.
United States .Assessor's Office,
Lawrence, Kansas. July 8, 1864. J
Notice is hereby given that tho Annual As
sessment in the 4th Division, comprising the
Counties of Morris, Davis, Dickinson, ltilcy
and Clay, is nov complete, and thatvthe list of
assessments will be subject to inspection by
persons assessed until the 10th of August, at
the office of T. F. Hersey, in the town of Abi
lene. The undersigned will be in attendance
at that place on the" 12th of August, at which
time, should any party deem himself unjustly
assessed, he will attend and make his appeal.
AH appeals must be made in writing; the rea
sons for the appeal clearly stated, and the facts
supported by'tho affidavit of the party making
the appeal : otherwise it will not be consider
ed. ' T. J. STEitXBERGII,
nS4-t U. S. Assessor, District of Kansas.
Notice is "hereby given that by virtue of an
Order of Sale, isauedoutof the -Third- Judicial
District Court, 'sitting within and forthe coun
ty of Davis et al attached in the State of -Kansas,
in favor of Charles Willeksen,' as admin
istrator of the estate of John Fitxgerald, dee'd,
and against Joseph BemHetij and to ae directed
as Sheriff of said Davis county, I will, accord
ing to tho commands of said order of sale and
the decree of the said court, offer for sale at
public auction at the door of the court house of
said Davis county in the city of Junction, on
the 6th day of September, a. i, 1864, at one
o'clock p. m., all the right, title, and interest
of the said Joseph Bennett in and to the fol
lowing described real estate, to-wit: tho south
west quarter of section three, in township 11,
south of range seven, cast of the sixth principal
meridian in Davis county, Kansas, containing
lbO acres of land, according to the U. S. Gov
ernment survey thereof, and appraised' at fivo
dollars per acre.
Gitea JlSderny hand at Junction City this
30th day of July, a. d. 1864.
n36 Ct-pfSlO. A. W. CALLEX, Sh'ff.
Notice is hereby given that by virtuo of an
Order of Sale, issued from tho Third Judicial
District Court of Davis Countv, and others
attached for judicial purposes, in the State of
Kansas, in favor of Charles Willemsen and
against John P. Swinson, and to me directed
as Sheriff of Dickinson county, I will offer for
sale at public auction at the door of the Court
House in the town of Abilene, on the 5th day
of September, A. D. 1864, at one o'clock P. M.
of said day. all the right, title, interest and
claim of said John P. Swinson, in and to the
following described real estate, to-wit f lots
one and two in section ten, and lots three and
four in section three, township thirteen, south
of range three, cast of the sixtluprincipal me
ridian in Kansas, containing one hundred and
forty acres, according to U. S. Government
survey, said land having been appraised at six
dollars and fifty cents per acre.
Given under my hand at office in the town
of Abilene this 26th day of July, A.D. 1864.
CHAS. H. THOMPSON,
hridees over Big Hallewrecker and Oson-
Md of frontiersmen will throw fiction in the inptth creek. On the other roatethefe
bade, and we understand Mr. Carr's life abounds re lnree hridges over the Wetempka creek
IIead-qcasters Provost Marshax,")
Southern District of Kansas, V
Xawrence, July 23d, 1864. J
In pursuance of circular No. 24, War Depart
ment, .Provosf Marshal General's office, June 23.
12:64, PublicNotice is hereby given that copies
of the enrollment litt of this 'District will be open
for the examination of the public at all proper
hours, and any person enrolled may appear
before the Board of Enrollment and have his
name stricken from -the list, if he can show to the
satisfaction of the .Board of Enrollment that the
person named ia not properly enrolled, on ac
count of : 1st, alienage: 2d, non-residence ; 3d,
over age ; 4th, permanent physical disability of
eucu a aegree as to renaer tne person not a pro
per subject for enrollment under the law and
Civil officers and citizens are invited to appear
before the Board, to point out errors in the lists
and to give fcuch infoimation in their possession
As may aid ia the correction and revision thereof.
A. J. SHANNON,
Capt fc Pro. Mar. Southern Dis. of Kansas,
n33t - PresidentUoard'of E&rolhneat
Notice, is hereby given that by virtue of and
to satisfy n Order of Sale issued out of the
Third Judicial District Court, sitting within
and for tho county of Davis, et al attached for
Judicial pui poses, in the State of A'ansus, in
favor of Charles IVillemsen, as administrator
of the estate of John Fitzgerald, deceased, and
against Gotlcib Heller, and to me directed as
Sheriff of said Davis county, I will offer for
sale at public auction on tho 5th of day of
September, a. d. 1864, at the door of the court
house in Junction city, all the right, title
and interest of tne said Uotleib ileller m and
to the following described real estate, to-wit:
the south half ot the northeast quarter, and
northwest quarter of tho northeast quarter.
and northeast quarter of northwest quarter
of section 13, township 13, south of range 6,
cast of the 6th principal meridian, containing
160 acres of land, according to the Govern
ment survey thereof, and appraised at four
dollars per acre.
Given -under my'hand at office in Junction
City, this 30th day of July, a. d. 1864.
n36 6t-pfS10. A. W. CALLEN, Sh'ff.
Notice is hereby given that by virtue of an
Order of Sale, issued out of the Third Judicial
District Court, sitting within and for the coun
ty of Davie.and others attached-thereto for
judicial purposes, in tho "State"of Kansas, in
favor of Charles n lllemsen, as administrator
of the estate of John Fitzgerald, deceased, and
against John S. Johnson and J. E. B. Stuart,
and to me directed and delivered, I will on
the 5th day of September, a. d., 1864, at two
o'clock, p. m. of said day, at the door of the
court house in tho city of Junction, offer for
sale at public auction, all the right, title and
interest of the said John S. Johnson and J. E.
B. Stuart in and to the following described
lands, to-wit : tho north half of the south-east
quarter and lots two and three of section 23,
in town. 11, south, of range six, east of the
sixth principal meridian, in Davis county,
Kansas, containg 145 10-lOOths acres of land,
according to tho U. S. Government survey
thereof, and appraised at five dollars per acre.
Given under my hand at office in Junction
City this Julv 30th, 1864.
o46 5t-pf10. A. W. CALLEN, Sh'ff.
i Saline CountpMifttifr'r
- iiedqiikr3 JSrtCra&xf k. sj.Yk-
Junction CityKins.JulyjG, r64
Pursuant to instructions from Maj. Gen.
Deitiler, commanding Kansas State Militia,
itis hereby ordered that an election of Officers
for Co. "G."16thK.-S. M., will be held at
Salina, Saline county, Kansas, on SATURDAY,
the 30 insL T After the company has assembled
it will proceed, to elect three' Judges of Elec
tion, and elect one captain, one 1st lieutenant
and one 2d lieutenant. The Judges to report
the result to Regimental Headquarters.
By order of Colonel JOHN T. PRICE.
RE. Lateixsos, Adjutant.
Notice is hereby given that by virtuo of an
Order of Sale, issued from the Third Judicial
District Court, of Davis county, and others
attached thereto for judicial purposes, in the
the State of Kansas, in favor of Hawkins Judd
and against Abel T. Miller, deceased, and It.
D. Mobley as administrator of the estate of
Abel D. Miller, dee'd, and to me directed and
delivered as Sheriff of said Davis county, I will
offer for Bale at public auction, at the door of
the courthouse in Junction city, on the oth
day of September a. d. 1864, at two o'clock,
p. in. of said day, all the right, title and inter
est of the said Abel D. Miller, deceased, and of
the said B. D. Mobley as administrator of the
elate of Baid Abel D. Miller, deceased, in -and
to the following described real' estate, to-wit:
the northeast quarter of the southwest' quarter
and the north half of the southeast quarter
and lot number two in section twentyne, in
township twelve, south of range five, easfof
the sixth principal meridian, in -Davis county,
Kansas, containing 160 acres of land, accord
ing to the U. S. Government- .survey thereof,
and appraised at three dollars per acre.
Given under my hand at office in the citv of
junction tnis tne sum day or July a. d. 1864.
n3U6t.pfS10 A. W. CALLEN, Sh'ff.
and one over the Mill creek. Returning opn immediately.
ID There will be Sabbath-school every Sun
day, whether there is church service or not
Children Will he there at half-past tea, and if
there is no preaching the Sunday-school will
Notice is hereby given that by virtue of an
Order of Sale, issued from the 3d Judicial Dis
trict Court, within and for the county of Davis
and others attached thereto for judicial pur
poses, in the State of Aransas, in favor of
Charles Willemsep, as administrator of the
estate of John Filzgerald,deceased,and against
Thomas Doryland, and to me directed as Sher
iff of said Davis county, I will offer for sale at
public auction, at the door of the court house
in the city of Junction, on the 5th day of Sep
tember, a. d. 1864, at 2 o'clock, p. m. of said
day, all the right, title, interest and claim of
the said Thomas' Dorvland. in and' to the tal
lowing described real- estate, to.wit: the -north
east quarter of section three, township thirteen
souui or range five, east of the sixth principal
merician, in the county of Davir and Stale of
vanBasr containing 160 acres according to U.
S. Government survey thereof, and appraised
at five dollars per acre.
Given uader y'hknd at office in the eity of
Junction this the 20th day tf July a. d. 1864.
n36 6t-pf10. A. W CALLEN, Sh'ff.
Notice is hereby given that by virtue'of an
Order of Sale issued out of the Third Judicial
District Court, sitting within and for the
county of Davis, and others attached for judi
cial purposes, in tbe State of Kansasin fa
vor of Charles Willemsen, as administrator of
the estate of John Fitzgerald, deceased,
and against Cha.les C. Johnsou, and to
mo directed and delivered as Sheriff of said
Davis county, I will offer for sale at public
auction, on the 5th day of September, a.d 1864,
at 2 o'clock, p. m., all the right, title and inter
est of the said Charles C Johnson, in and to
the following described lands, to-wit: the south
half of south east quarter of section twenty
three, in township No. eleven, south of range
six, east of the sixth principal meridian,-in
Davis county, State of Kansas, containing
eighty acres, according to the U. S. Govern
ment survey, and appraised at four dollars
Given under mv hand ai office in the citv of
Junction, this 30th day of July, a d. 1864.
D3U.Ut-pf$lU. A. W. CALLEN, Sh'ff.
. 9&- There are two nen in the country
whom the rebels hate above all others.
The j are Liiooln and Johnson. Could aij
stronger argsmeot be offered to prove that
thej ftrejust the men to be elected Presi
dent led Vioe Prsefdent ? Do loyal'
deire any stronger inducement to give
them a hearty support ?
Sheriff's Sals. " Jsk
Notice is hereby given that'by virSPof an
Order of Sale, issued from the Third Judicial
District court, within and for the county of
uavis, and others attached thereto for judicial
purposes, in the State of JTansas. ia faVor of
Hawkins Judd, and against Jesse Hunt, and to
me directed and delivered, I will offer for sale
at public auction at tbe iter of the court house
in the cityv of Junction, on "the 5th day of Sep-
lemoer, a. a. 1864, at 1 o clock, p. m. or said
State of Kansas,
Davis County. 85
In the District Court of the Third' Judicial
District of the State of Kansas, sitting- jD
said county of Davis:
William S. Field. Paintiff, You, the abovtfjfc.
Lewis Wingfield, Defend' t. named Lewis
Wingfield, the defendant in the above entitled
suit, are hereby notified by publication hereof
being made in the Smoky Hiia and- Rxpcbm
exs Usiojt, fer six consecutive weeks, that the
above named plaintiff, William S. Fieldhas
filed his Petition in the -above entitled suit,
against you, in the aTovo Mentioned Court-
wherein said suit is now pending, the object of
which, and the prayer of said Petition, is, for
said plaintiff to recover judgment against you
for the sum of one hundred and ninety dollars
togetner with interest thereen. at the rate of
twenty per cent, per annum 'from the 13th day
of October, A. D. 1860, due and owing to him
from you on that certain promissory note,
dated of the 18th day of October, A. D. 3860;
by which you promised to pay twelve menths
after the date thereof to said plaintiff or order
the sum of one hundred and ninety dollars
with interest thereon at the rate of twenty per
cent per annum from the date thereof "until
paid, and for tho Court to find tho amount due
said plaintiff on said promissory note. And,
also, to. forecloso a certain mortgage deed
whereby you, on the 13th day of October, A.
D. 1860, in order to secure the payment of said
promissory note and the sum of money therein
specified, conveyed to said Plaintiff tho follow
ing described tracts of land situate, lying and
being in the county of Davis and Stato of
Kansas, namely : Tho South-west quarter of
the South-west quarter of Section number
Twenty-seven 27), and the North half of tho
said South-weaUjuarter of said Section number
Twenty-seveaSfiT), and the North-cast quarter
of the South-cast quarter of Section number
Twenty-eight (28), all in Township number
Twelve (12), of Ka lge number Seven (7) East
of the Sixth Principal Meridian, which said
deed was and is subject to a certain condition
thereunder written, whereby it was and is
provided that if you, your heirs, executors er '
administrators should well and truly pay or
causo to bo paid to the said plaintiff, his heirs,
executors, administrators or assigns, the said
sum'of one hundred and ninety dollars, with
interest thereon at the rate of twenty per cent
per annum from the'said 13th day of October,
A. D. 1860, until paid, according to the condn
tion of said promissory note, that then said
deed and note should cease and be null and
void; and that said tracts of land be sold, and
the proceeds arising from such sale thereof be
applied to the payment of such judgment and
the costs of this said suit, and the amount
found due said plaintiff on said nromisaorv
note ; and that you and every person claiming
under you bo forever barred and foreclosed of
and from all and right and equity of redemp
tion and other right whatever of, in or to said
tracts of land, from and after such sale thero
of and that said plaintiff may such other and
further relief in the premises as the nature-of
his case may require and lie be entitled to, &c.
swer said Fetities ok br.beforeftae 234-de.y ef
September, A. D. 1864 and that .unless jeu
answer the same on or before 'the day last
named, said Petition will be taken as true and
judgment rendered accordingly.
Dated this 23d day of July, A. D. 1864.
CLOUGH & WHEAT,
Attorneys for Plaintiff.
Attest: It. D. Moblet, Clerk,
By P. Z. Tatlob, Deputy. n35-7t$32.
Mary Ann Baour Babu, of parts unknown, '
will take notice, that on tho 6th day of July,
A. D. 1864, Columbus Smith, of West Salis
bury, Vermont, did file, in the 3d Judicial
District Court, sitting within and for the coun
ty of Davis (d eU attached for judicial purpos
es), in the State of .Kansas, his petition, set
ting forth that Joseph Baour Baou, in his lifo
time, and you, tbe said Mary Ann BeonrBaou
uio tw uc, uiu cacvu.u .--w...v w me nam
plaintiff a mortgage deed to the following- de
scribed lands situate in the said county of
Davis, to-wit : The east half vof the' soalh-east
Suarter, and Lota one, six and seven in Section
o. twenty-two, in Township twelve, Saage
five East, containing, 80-100 acres (that at
the time of the givincof the said moiina-a th
said lands were sitHated'in Riley county, State
-.,., . .uv, w wvxm, f. u. wt o-. gnu uv . DinaKB IU JMiej COUiy, OI
uj, an mengni, uue, ana lmerescoi use saaai aioresaia, ana nave since been attached to
Jesse Hunt, in and to the following described I Davis county aforesaid)! to secure the payment
real estate, to-wit: the aouthjrjeat quarter of
ine southeast quarter or soutnwest quarter oi
section 10, and the northeast quarter or tne
northwest qnaxter, and merthweet quarter of
n e or of seo:15. in township ll.aputh of range
-7,' cart of the 6th principal. awriaian, in the
county ef Davir and State oZZtmmq, eeaiain
ing 160 acres' of laidj according to the U. S.
Government survey thenar; and appraiatd.at
eight dollars per-acre, ' - i , J
' GiTcanmtf mrhaadaieslcainthecitTof
Junction, this SOth day of July, a, L 186.
BOO'DpiVAU. - vaMIJPa.,OOB,
tmT Mr. Dayton baa, rive grtmd dial
mt to Captain Wlaslow, the Keamf,
and all tho ofioer that ootid keepered from
of one hundred andHixty-nine and 50-100 dol-
". " uwrcM at tae rate or inree ana one
half per centner month from -date 'till paid,
according to the terms of a certain promissory
note referred toJaTaidmdrtgage; ami -pay-ing
-thai said mortgage tie foreclosed, ihe laid
preiniseardered.tobefoldto pay said debt;
and you, the'said Mary Ann Baour Baou, are
further notified that you'are required to answer
or-diomi tirteid'petiBloa, against tysu nd,
orbefsre taSil'dayf-gepUmber, A- D.
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