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YEKMONT DAILY TRANSCRIPT, MAY 25,
Vermont Daily Transcript,
-Monday, May 25, 1808.
RlU'lUNTKi). The poem ptibllHhcl by
us Saturday, Is reprinted on the llrst
page, as our edition was exhausted, and
there are many who wish to possess it.
Wi: hope to see Academy Hall crowd
ed on Thursday evening next, at which
time the St. Albans Brigade Hand will
give a concert. There Is no better band
in the State, and wo feel conildent in
baying that those who attend will lie
happily surprised at the class of music
which they will hear. The outside per
formances of the Hand are good; but
their indoor music is much superior.
Go to the concert on Thursday evening.
Hon. A. O. Alois, United States Con
sul at Nice, France, is expected home
about the lfilh of .Juno. His family arc
in excellent health and will remain in
Nice for the present. When Judge Al
dis intends to return to Nice, if at all,
we are not informed.
Mil. IIk.n'ky D. IU:iii)i:.v, formerly
Adjutant of thoHlh Vt., and recently a
n. cdicul student at IJurlington, has en
tire! upon the practice of medicine at
Montgomery Centre. Sosaysthe Kieh
1uy a n's Menagerie and Circus will ex
hibit at l'laltsburgh on Thursday, and
Point, on Friday, of this
Fivk ears of No. !, Freight train
which left St. Albans this morning at
til o'clock, were dumped about a mile
northof Williston. The passenger train
due hereabout 1 U o'clock noon, was on
that account delayed four hours. Little
or no daniatre. we learn, was done to
cither cars or freight.
Tin Whddixo. Mr. and Mrs. M.G
JOlliott celebrated the fifth anniversary
of their marriage with a tin wedding on
Saturday evening last. The Brigade
Hand were out, and it is needless to men
tion that they gave a suitable serenade
on the pleasant occasion. Mr. iLllioti is
the eilicient (Joneral Ticket Agent of
the Vt. Central, and Vt. and Canada
Good Wouk. We wore shown to
day, in the extensive and well filled
furniture rooms of Messrs. Livingston
Sons, a small stand, such as used to
be a common article of furniture in eve
ry house, made by Mr. Horace Living
ston fifty years ago the 3rd day of the
present month. This stand is in shape
like others of its age, but is otherwise
an elegant piece of workmanship, being
made of handsome maple, inlaid with
what is called zebra wood. The stand
was made by Mr. L. while he was an
apprentice, and shows for itself that it
was excellently made. 1 1 was bid oil" by
him a short time ago at an auction sale
Mission MKirriNCi.s at thi; Catho
lic CnuiU'ir. A series of mission meet
ings held during the last week at the
Catholic Church in this place, will close
this evening with a sermon by Father
Smarius. So far during the services
1100 persons have received the com
munion, and the church has been
thronged at service hours with people
in attendance. On Sunday at the live
dillbront hours of service no less than
3, -100 people were present 200 at 5
o'clock, a. in.; TOOatOJ a. in.; 700 at 11
a. in. ; 000 at 2 p. m. ; and 000 at 7A p.
m. The collection at morning service
Sunday, to defray the expenses of the
mission, amounted to the nice sum of
Father Smarius will lecture in the
church to-morrow evening on St Pat
rick and his children one half the pro
ceeds to help pay the debts of the church,
and one half to aid in paying for an or
gan for a church in Chicago. This or
gan will bo the largest in tiro United
States, and is to be manufactured in
Father Smarius has been attending
mission meetings in various places,
with only four days Intermission, since
the 17th of August last. He is an easy
and earnest speaker, and receives tho
close attention of all who hear him.
We learn that Bishop Louis Do Gocs
briand has held services twice daily in
this place during the last week, preach
ing in French.
Nkw Catalogue. -Tho Vermont
Central Library Association have just
published a new Catalogue of books con
tained in their library, about 1,500 vol
umcs in all. The Cataloguo contains
also the Constitution and By-Laws of
tho Association, with a list of ofllcors as
heretofore published by us. Any ap
proved person may secure the privi
leges of this library by tho payment of
$2 por year. Tho library room Is in the
second story of the Depot building, and
Is a model of taste and convenience.
Mr. Tinker, tho President, Mr. Leard,
tho Treasurer, or Mr. C. A. Grow, the
Clerk aud Librarian, will dp tho honors
to visitors in a way to make n visit pleas
ant little event.
Tim Windsor County Court commen
ces it.i May Term at Woodstock to-mor
row. Owing to some supposed Haw in
the indictment of Miller, the murderer
of Mr. and Mrs. tiowlng, of Weathers-
Held, a year ago. The Standard says,
the Grand Jury have been called to
gether to remedy the defect. The trial
will probably take place the first of the
Raii.iioad Matthiih. The Mayor
and Hoard of Aldermen of Portland
have called a meeting of the citizens of
Portland, Maine, which is to be held on
Wednesday of this week, to vote upon
t lie question of the city's subscription
for stock in tiie Portland & Ogdensburgh
Railroad, at the rate uf'2 percent on
the valuation of the city not exceeding
the sum of $75(1,000. We do not doubt
that the necessary subscription will be
voted by the Portlanders. All they
want to know in that enlerprising city
is that any contemplated work will lie
beneficial to them, and when that ap
pears certain, they go ahead beautifully.
Hon. George W. Hendee and Waldo
Rrighani, Esq., of Hyde Park, have been
addressing railroad meetings in ljumolle
County, and one or two in this county.
Lamoille Countyis waking up to her in
teicsts, that is, the small portion which
lias not been awake all the time.
Fast JJiciik.su mi:. "Max" commu
nicates to the Richford Sentinel the fol
lowing items concerning all'aiis in Fast
Judge Smith lias sold his entire pro
perly, in (his village, consisting of two
dwelling houses upon the lower street
and a large garden opposite, and about
live acies of land on the east side of tiie
river, to Messrs. Paul & Moron, for $2000.
It is the intention of the latter gentle
men to put up a store on the corner near
the bridge, and opposite the old location
of W. S. Rubleo & Son's store.
Hon. AV. S. Rublcc has purchased the
building and garden lots belonging to
Dr. C. C. Smith, for $225.
The upper part of J. P. Smith's black
smith's shop has been fitted up as a
shoe-shop and is occupied by Seleme
W. S. ltublee & Son intend to rebuild
their store this summer probably upon
the old site.
Inputting up new buildings it is in
tended to place them farther front (that
is, upon the lower side of the street), and
thereby straighten the street.
The assertion that Mr. Paul is about
to retire from the firm of Paul & Moron
Vt. Dki.kciatks at Chicaoo. The
following were the delegates from Ver
mont in attendance on the Soldiers' and
Sailors' Convention at Chicago :
Gen. Geo. J. Stannard, Maj. L. G.
Kingslcy, Col. S. E. Pingrec, dipt.
Fred. E. Smith, Adi't. John C. Stearns,
Lieut. Col. W. V. Grout, Sergt. Henry
C. Congdon, Private Norman J. Nich
ols, Lieut. Charles Field, dipt. E. J.
Orinsboc, Capt. Edward Dewey, dipt.
E. A. Tilden, Capt, John W. Clark,
Gen. Wm. Y. W. ltipley, Lieut. Col.
II. 11. Stoughton, Sergt. Perley It.
Downer. Sergt. Warren Gibbs, Capt.
Henry 0. Wheeler, Lieut. Col. John W.
Bonnet, Lieut. Geo. II. Bigelow,
Sergt. E. H. Barber, Capt. Stephen F.
Brown, Capt. S. F. Norton, Capt. W.
H. Smith, Lieut C. B. Wilson, Sergt. O.
S. A. Sprague, Capt. C. II. Dickinson,
Lieut. Col. Thos. II. Halsey, Private
David J. Lyon .Capt. Geo. N. Carpenter,
Sergt. Geo. C. Bates, Col. W. F. Nich
ols, Capt. A. It. Sabine, Private B. H.
Unhani. Senrt. K. Eastman. Cant. Chas.
D. French, Maj, Chas.Mooro, Sergt. E.
Chamberlain, Sergt. J. W. Bryck, Sergt.
jj. is. uross, faergt. it. n. wnitueo.
PAi'Kit Wkddinci. Hon. Harmon
Northrop celebrated his golden wedding
last fall, which pleasant fact was duly
recorded by us, and about two months
ago his son, Mr. Wooster Northrop,
celebrated his silver wedding. On
Saturday last another son, Mr. J. M.
Northrop, also of Fairlleld, celebrated
what is called his paper wedding, lie
having been married two years. There
was a large and pleasant gathering at
the house of the last named gentleman,
where the guests bestowed various to
kens of esteem, all in the paper line, in
cluding various specimens of our nation
al currency, and enjoyed the hospitality
of the recipients. We are assurrcd the
atl'air was a very plcant one.
Lk Piioti:cti:uii Canadikn. The
first number of this weekly French
Journal, Rev. Z. Druon editor and pro
prietor, makes its appearance this even
ing. The objects of the paper arc, as
stated in the Prospectus, brielly these
1st, To preserve a stricter union between
all the members of the Canadian family
residing in tho United States ; 2d, to
keep and cultivate the use of tho French
laiiKiiago, which is studied all over the
world; 3d to instruct, to please, &c; 4th
to defend the purely material interests
of all the Canadians ; 5th to endeavor to
make all of those who reside in this
Country good citizens; 0th, to promoto
their spiritual interests.
Tho editor says St. Albans is chosen
as tho placo of publication hecauso it is
near Canada and French papers are re
ceived every day ; all the mail train
leave in tho morning for all parts of th
country, to that the Journal will reach
its destination without delay; 3d, St. Al
bans is known all over tho world not
only on account of the Raid but as the
rendezvous of tho Invading Fenians.
Tho paper is neatly printed and starts
oil" with a fair promise of sucess.
Havo yon soon Prangti Clnonio ?
"Old Oaken Bucket," "Falconor and
Tin: second Anniversary of tho Ver
mont Reform School will take place at
Waterbury on Wednesday, June 17th.
The Trustees have appointed Albert D.
linger, Esq., of Proctorsville,Hon. Hen
ry A. Burt of Swanton, and Henry
Clark of Rutland, a committee to visit
the school and make a report of Its pro.
In Rutland, according to the Jlcrald,
building Is going on at a lively rate. In
addition to the many private residences
going up, tiie following are noted :
Cramtom's new block on Merchants'
Bow is going up rapidly, and the iron
front is already being put up on the llrst
lloor. Ripley's building, directly oppo.
site the above, is also in a forward state
of progress, and the work on it is being
pushed as fast as possible. It will un
doubtedly be ready for occupation early
in the approaching autumn. W. C.
Landou is finishing up his building,
corner of Merchants' and West street,
and it will be occupied in the course of
ten or twelve days by Dr. Lewis, drug
gist and apothecary, the Rutland Boot
and Shoe Company, Bailey fe Parker
and O. W. Currier.
Work on Richardson's hotel, corner
of Centre and Wales streets, is being
conducted in a satisfactory manner, and
it will be hurried to completion.
The Lamoille Newsdealer announces
the formation of another post of the
Jrand Army of the Republic In Ver
mont, at Morrisville, called "Post No. 4,
of the Department of Vermont." The
follow ing arc the oilicers, elected by bal
lot: Commander of Post, C. J. Lewis;
Sen. Vice, C. W. Dodge; Jim. Vice, A.
A. Nilcs; Adjutant, A. O. (Sates; Quar
termaster, Geo. Brown ; Surgeon, S. C.
Sanborn; Chaplain, George Bridge;
Sergeant-Major, John Daniels; Quartermaster-Sergeant,
Commander Lewis issues an order,
asking the members to attend to the du-
of decorating the graves of their de
parted comrades, whose remains lie in
the cemetery at Morrisville, at5 o'clock
p. m., on the 30th day of May.
Mr. Foote, from the Howard Mission
in New York, is again in Vermont with
children from the Mission, seeking
homes for them. He visited Rutland on
Sunday of this week.
Ovkh 1,000,000 more of property has
been put into the Grand List of Rutland
this year than last. The Grand List of
the town of Rutland is about $40,000 ; of
the village $18,000.
A fatty tumor, weighing about one
and a half pounds, was taken from the
back of tho shoulder of Mr. John S.
Stiles of Springfield, in the afternoon of
Tuesday last, May 10th, by Dr. L. M.
Tuttle, assisted by Dr. Robinson of
Felchvillc, and Dr. Granville Knight
111 . "- . A .
THOMAS JSAKKR, 01 UaitOIl, OWDS a
farm of 700 acres.
Tho house, horse barns and woodsheds
belonging to Alfred Collinsof Ctaftsbury,
were burned on Sunday, May 10th
taking from a chimney. Most of the
stuff in the house was saved. Loss$l,-
BSy Have vou seen Prninrs Ohrnmo?
"Old Oaken Bucket," "Falconer and
In St. Albans. Anril 19. at tho residence of J
11. Corless, Mrs. Jano Corliss, aged 70 years.
In St. Albaus. at S o'clock Moiulnv nioniiiiL'.
May 25, Mrs. Melvina CuiUh, widow of tlio late
Jasuor Curtis. Esn.. aired (in vonrn.
l-uncrai to-morrow at 2 o'clock p.m., from tho
resilience oi ner son-m-iaw,iiiram u. Mouie, Jisq.
Millinery and Dress Making,
Mif-s Damns would respectfully announce to
tho Ladies of St. Albans and vicinity, that she
has just returned lroni market with a
NEW and STYLISH ASSORTMENT
BONNETS AND HATS:
LA ROSE ,
fhj:xcji co ns kts,
Til Jt LAD LACK COLLAJIS,
Our stock of Mourning Goods is complete. Our
rooms aro neat and tasty, and visitors and cus
toiuers will lind a pleasant wclcomo to them.
Hats and IJonnets in groat varioty,and at low
ROOMS over FULTON MARKET,
May 2 th, 18x8.
I HAVE bought Mr. J. H. Leonard's interest
in tho linn of Leonard Draincrd & Co. aud
will continue tho business at tho old stand where
I shall bo glad to sco old friends aud many now
ones. All acconnts duo Leonard, lirainerd.V Co.
will bo bottled by mo and must bo paid immedi
ately. it. IlitAixinm.
St. Albans, May!), 18G8. ld-2v
My house and lot on Bank Street is oll'eredfor
sale. Tho houso was recently built and is in
good repair, and has all tho modern convenien
ces. My orchard is well supplied with a varioty
of applo and pear trees in bearing condition.
For further particulars enquire of
dl-tf E. F. PERKINS.
DEWEY. NOBLE & CO'S
ETNA INSURANCE COMPANY OF
CAPITAL AVI) SURPLUS, $4,H3.'l,.Vt:i IW.
HOME INSURANCE COMPANY OF
CAPITAL AND Sl'UPLl'S, $:i,ivj:i.sin 7S.
HARTFORD FIRE INS. COMPANY I
01' HAHTFOltD, CONN.,
CAPITAL AMI SURPLUS, SM.UOU.OIHHIO.
INS. COMPANY NORTH AMERICA
CAPITAL AND SURPLUS, SJ'4,"0,000 (10.
NIAGARA FIRE INSURANCE CO.
OF NEW YOltK.
CAPITAL AND SURPLUS, SM.r.OO.OOO 00,
SECURITY INSURANCE CO. OF
CAPITA LAND SURPLUS, 31,177,777 ISi.
LORILLARD FIRE INS. COMPANY
OF NEW YOltK,
CAPITAL AND SURPLUS, S1.riOO.000 OO.
NORTH AMERICAN FIRE IN. CO.
OF NEW YOltK,
CAPITAL AXI) SUIU'LUS, $750,000 00,
CORN EXCHANGE INS. COMPANY
OF NEW YOltK,
CAPITAL AXJ) SUHPLUS, $1350,000 00
NORTH AMERICAN FIRE INS. CO,
OF HAHTFOltD, CONN.,
CA VI TA L A XJ) S UJll'L US, $500,000 10,
ROGER WILLIAMS INS. COMP'Y
OF PltOYIDENOfi, It. I.,
CAPITA L AXP SUIil'L US, " $201,358 81
GLENS FALLS INSURANCE CO.
OF GLENS FALLS, N. Y.,
CAPITAL AXJ) SUHPLUS, $218,1129 18,
Fire and Marino Insurance ctVcetcd at this Agen
cy in any of tho above well known Companies.
THE MUTUAL LIFE INS. CO. OF
The Oldest nnd Largest Mutual Insuranco Com
pany m i
tho United States.
CAPITAL A XJ) . 1 SSJCTS,
JAfu and Accident Insurance
Either soperately or combined, at the lowes
rates of Premium in tho
TRAVELLER'S INSURANCE CO
OF HAHTFOltD, CONN.,.
CA PITA L AXD ASSETS, $1,000,000 00
All losses promptly attended to aud settled at
this Ageney. Lanje Security, Fair Profits, and
Insuranco to any amount ett'ected ou thomos
DEWEY. NOBLE A CO,
Oflico corner Lako and Main St., St. Albans
K. C. G A 1,1, All, Proprietor.
r havo recently refitted my market, which
Hupplieil with tho best of'
Print il ml
Tabic Delicacies of flic Season
Now on hand, a nice lot of
SUGAR CTTTtED HAMS
F" 1Et E S I-I
St. Albans, May 15, 1803.
Morton & Percy's,
PIVOT ACTION BRACE
A. superior Suspender for Skirts or Pants 1 An
uuenualed brace for tho Shonlders. Always a
Suspender. A braco or not at pleasure. Its
simplicity, durability, case ami convenience
commend it to every Lady. Gentleman, or Youth.
l'.xammo lor yoursell, and uo convinced mat all
herein stated is true. 1'nccs, 7o cents, SI UU,
l Vo, ?l ou. ld-tt
In tho best Companies, by
Oftieo over Weeks' store.
St. Albans, Vt.
LINEN Collars of overv description at
WM. N. SMITH .V CO'S.
HltlCOT Jackets at WM. N. SMITH A CO'S.
RXXLXilNERlf GOODS !
MISS F. C, APPLET0N
Albans and vicinitv
that she has recently add-
ed to her stock of
New and Seasonable Goods
In her lino, and Krateful for past favors, would
respectfully solicit a contiuuaiico of the same,
and hopes bv a careful attention to tho various
styles of both
Millinci'ij and Dress Jftt.ini,
To merit in a measure tho very llatterimr ex
pressions of satisfaction bestowed heretofore by
thoso iccptainted with her work. 215-tf
S. S. & J. A. BED Alt D
Tako pleasure in saying to their patrons and
friends that they havo removed their placo of
UNION BLOC K
North of the
Whero the; havo on hand a largo assortment of
BLANKETS AND WI1TPS.
Also, a general assortment of
Our motto is "Largo Sales and Small Prollts."
Those in want of L'oods in our line will do well
to call aud examine our stock before purchasing.
PlKBiiix Mutual Life Insuranco Co.,
OF HARTFORD, CONN.
A favorablo opportunity is presented to ener
getic and reliable business men who can devote
their entire time to tho business, to represent
this old, staunch, and most successful Lilo Com
pany, in unoccupied territory in tho Stato of
Vermont, xno many popular ieaturcs peculiar
to tho P)ienix Mutual, and tho great advantages
it oilers to tho insuring public its freedom from
restrictions on travel and occupation its non
forfeitable policies its liberal nromium svstom
tho economy of tho mauagi meat, and its largo
annual dividends, render it tho most proiltabio
Compauy toAgents desirous of realizing a hand
some competency by their enterprise and ener
gy. Appiy to u. It. IJ.UJUUUK,
State Agent Plucnix Mutual Life Ins. Co.
dG-tf Union lliock, Itutland, Vt.
1APS FOll SPUING JUST llECEIVED AT
J WM. N. SMITH & CO S.
2b the Vermont Daily Transcript.
IMPEACHMENT SPECULATIONS !
Admission of Southern States,
Political Movements in Favor of Chase
and Adams !
ANDY AND AMNESTY 1 1
Ni:w Yoiuc, May 2o.
A special despatch from AViislilngion
to the JTcrald nays that the impeach
ment managers hold n meeting Sunday
evening, and adopted the points of evi
dence obtained last week. Butler was
commisioned to put tho evidence in
shape. Mr. Wilson thinks thc'nmttcr
will be dropped on Tuesday. Butler is
satisfied that he lias an overwhelming
amount of evidence to impeach one or
two Senators, and make conviction sure.
Thud. Stevens Is fully convinced that
there have been all kinds'of frauds per
petrated to defeat conviction. He is pro
paring an article of impeachment, and
taking the subject of bribery for his text.
Tho "World's despatch says that lead
ing Radical Senators urge the disehargo
of the impeachment subject at once, in
order that Congress may attend to le
gitimate business. Wade denounces the
negro sullrage plank in the Republican
platform, adopted at Chicago. Mr. "Wil
liams stated that he and Stovcns will
urge the Managers to adopt three new
articles, nnd if they arc not adopted by
them will appeal to the House. Bout
well and Wilson regard impeachment
as dead. It is still believed that Ross
will vote for conviction on the second
and third articles.
Mr. Ponieroy's friends say that he will
ask the Senate to investigate tho charg
es against him.
Grant and Colfax both urge the speedy
admission of those States complying
with the reconstruction acts, and an ef
fort will be made to get the Arkansas
bill up to-day. It is probable that all
the States will be admitted before tho
llrst day of July.
.Tho Tribune's despatch says that it is
understood that tho report of tho im
peachment Managers which will bo
made to-day will present merely an ex
hibit of facts as they appear from testi
mony, and it is given out that this tes
timony is so strong that it will compel
the Senate to suspend action on the
trial until time is allbrded for an ex
haustive investigation. Extreme Utid
ical Senators arc in favor of protrac
ting the trial to make further investi
gations. Nkw Yohk, May 25.
A meeting of the friends of Charles
Francis Adams, desirous of having him
place don the Democratic ticket for Vice
President, by the National Democratic
Convention, was held on Saturday
night. The meeting, which wasj fairly
attended, was addressed by several gen
tlemen who were most enthusiastic in
their laudations of Mr. Adams.
A meeting of leading Conservative
politicians was held at tho 5th Avenue
Hotel on Saturday night, at which
measures were taken to advance tho in
terests of Chief Justice Chaso, in con
nection with tho Presidency.
Nkw Yohk, May 23.
A Pittsburgh despatch says a Nash
ville paper states that a proclamation of
universal amnesty is in course of prepa
ration at tho Whito House, and will be
issued before tho meeting of tho Nation
al Democratic Convention. '
"YTTE would givo this notice to our former
T V friends and patrons, that on and after tho
1st luy of .iinio, lhi.N, wo shall sell our goods
OISTE PEIOE ! !
Having had sulllcient experience in tho credit
system of doing business, wo havo concluded to
mako a change, and try tho Cash System be
lieving that wo can sell our goods choaper by
adopting such a rule Although a. novelty in St.
Albans, wo aro determined to try tho plan. Wo
havo on hand a largo stock of
READY MADE CLOTHING-
Which under this plan wo will agreo to sell is
Iut I'cut lest than any other firm in town that
do business on tho credit system,
Tako notico and govern yourself accordingly.
SMITH & FOSTER,
NO. 2, DA II H O W BLOCK,
v217-3m St. Albans, Vt. d7-Jni