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ST. ALBAjSTS, VT., TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1868.
HiUUll ll Ali.l 1 JL1 ClUOUl X lU
rriiMsiiKn each kvenino.
litriiix" Lnkr S,, St. Albaun.
wiLnrn r. davis. prop'r.
Wii.nrit 1. Davis, 1 .,,.,
iMovr Harms, f ''"'"
r oir. 1.1 advance, io,oo
x months, in advance 1.00
lire months, m advance, 12.00
K 1)1 I I '1 (idvulH.'e. ... 75
Arlvn'i im nts should bo handed in as early
ilit 1 .rum ; ir lip- day of their intended pub-
VHM.S A ( ROWLEY, Dealers 111 Groceries
J s Itulm Good of every description,
urn t Si block. Lake Street, St . Albans. V01
Trtl LRP PAHHINUTON. attorney a-
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r. O' i wiih II S. Rovco, Rrainerd Hloek,
ill.;i. DWIS i ADAMS, COUNSEl.-
OH VT I, AW and Solicitors in Chancery.
11 i'i I mini Pluck, Ml Aihans, Vt. l)7-tt
1. it 1 fiiiii'l.tfia t f f 1 HMk
LU 1)11.1. .V EATON, Attorney at Law,
and Knlii 'inr in Chancery, Caiubiide;e, Vt.
, S. I'hI 1MJ I.Ij, WM. l.-ww..
Mil 1 S. HYPE, Dealer
1 pi (iivieei ii Parroiv
111 nil kinds of
Pluck, St. Al
l!ll:l 11M .,,11!
)n. . 111 1 i vi i
n 1. drailiMle of
I', Plivsieian anil itr
the lniwisitv of Ver.
out Utlici . lanllelil envoi
ili li l'V I'lotlliliK House.
)KVllN it AVII.SO.N, Attorney at Law,
j and Soli.-itors in Chancery. Ollico in No-
s Niv Illoel., St. AlhaiiH ) t. Altenil Courts
-liiariv in 1 raiiMin, urleans, aim i.aniiiuic
' 'its. lj'.l-tf 1
11. 1 111 NTO.v, w. n. wii.soN. 1
C I 1. M X. 1) K X T 1 S T. Ollice in the
J. hlNiiUYN IJLOUli, Maui St., opposite tile
iunii iitional Church. 1-tf.
!. M' tiOWA.V. III5.VI
ovi r We.id and Dnren'M
r til IT 1 ! "IVlllVl.'V IV I f'llTVI.M .
. LMlt AT LAW. Also, Agent for fust
.1 -s in uraiii'i' i. ompaiues, aim 101 ooiaiuiu
.itiiis )iay, Ac.
1 ii ci ii r Wetks store. 1-tf
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A. so U'l.r:, Attorney and Counsellor at
, 1 ,.iv and Solicitor in Chancery. Ollice ov or
l National lianK, .St. Albans, t.
P. S. - ill attend to Collections, and prosecute
.urns against the United States for Arrears of
ij , or Pntinty to Soldiers, Widow'b and Invalid's
iihioiih. Ac. .Ve. 3-tI
) IllIilll).o.' l-ll. l 1)111'. liill.l.l'illl,
V M.nn. oiiDosile P.iiii; Skrect. St. Albans.
t, (L p stairs.) (J)eu all hours ot the day,
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at s iiuiuu .11 iiiin viuiiei . .iuuui? uitii lit-
.re l'raines, Htereoscopie and card Pictures of
L i niont Seem ry, ad at low pi ices. Call early
I. It. ..II ll.XIIIJ.lf..
1 KOItCH K. IIOUCIITO.V, Attornev and
T touusellor at Law and Solicitor in Ch 11-
rv. St. AlliaiiH. Veiniont. Oftief neiir hu Post-
llll.V ..I1VI 1C1..I..IW .. . Il.l. Olll- ..
Also, L'nited .States CoinniiBsioner, Coniniis
oner of Deeds for the States ol New York,
loiuil. illieilliuu lit Mil jiiuii-nsiuiuii uiiriiit-nrc
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11 11 which lie iu.i ju eoiiusicii.
St. Alluns. Nov. 1, lhUl. tf
1 s. .OHA ICII. I'raet leal Steam ami
T T lias rmer. Jirasa anuiion uooils 01 every
oscription, lor steam, water, and gas. Guns
ml locks lepaired, and kevs litted, Ac.
St. Aihans. S t. 173-ly
FAMES .STUMS, liUOUKR, Killl
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lrn 'I'umIm H'lnoli wit ittVi( ut "i liuv H'luli fiirtito
C'ltnuT l.;iKe and Jlam HtrcctH.
St. Albann, Muicli Hi, Ititil. 1-tf
!Itr UKAIXKUO. dealer in Fore-
1 1 fii 11 in
aud domestic Di v Goods. Poots and
noes Vanl.ee Notions, corner of .Main and Bank
Ivn.ilj SO All..,,,u VI 111-,
111 HLKS AV Y.i I AX, dealer in Fine Watch
j cs. Clocks and ilewelrv. Sterl in.' Silver ami
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rr. :ireli ikfli.tn'iiKr :ttni i.ih.imv hi Sf
1.1119. Vt. 11
i.rwi i-.iv., ueaiers in ury noons
I nltd ehoiee lnmilv ni-iiiin'ij. I'nviier ni
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'. C. l'OST, .. JANUS.
.dPHICAN HOUSE, Hichford. Vt., Jerry B.
r Sviw.itl:iinl Priiiii if .1 ni 'I'ttw 1 fnnii w liif'.if
11 III tuo
centre 01 tlio village
near the Custom
louse, Post-Oihco and Milio.
ILL A SAFFOHD, AttonuvvH at Law, and
Solicitors in Cliancen, Olhce, Lake Street
G.A. SAi ronii.
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VV ID C It A W F O 1! 1), Bool; Hinder and
Blank Book Manufacturer,'
Kingman Block, St. Albans, Vt.
H00U Bin ling ill every i-tvlo I'roni the cheapest
to the most costly, and all done in a thorough
Dec. 20 1807 lPfmC
AM I'IKUC i:,
1'ltOl'IIIUTOll of THU
107 sr. A'ir.ANs, vt.
G. M. PIEHCE Ci.ritK.
P.. S. ri. CLAHK has removed to Foutli Mam
Street. Olllco at his reside
St Alhiins, t., May. 2, lHif
HORACE P. HALL, M
(Lato of tlio Army, Ac.,)
Has returned to St. Aihans, and may ho found
lor tlio present ai tno American Hotel.
1'urticiilui' attention ptiiil to Op
erative Surgery. lo'J-ly
CJllIuTSond DHAWEHS, imil Over Shirts of
tOall kinds, lust received at
Win. N. SMITH, k CO'S.
I71ULL Suits in largo variety
? at WM.N. SMITH, ACQ'S.
PANTS mid A'ests of nil kinds lust arrived
ut WM. N. SMITH A- CO'S.
Q HIItTS and Drawers of all kinds now opening
IJ at W M, N. SM1X11, auu a.
:.vrn.i. ami sui.i.ivaxi
SUMMER Artli AN U-iU JMiUiN 1.
CominonciiiR Sept. 14, 1808,
1'ltMNS (lOINO MJfTH ANI: i:.MT
Leave St. AltmtiH at lV2ln.ni., 12.0.1 mum,
and H.U0 i). 111.
.Mail Train leaves lt.iUt'H I'd lit at 1:10 a. m
reeeixe iafscii(,'er i'roni UKilenalmrKli 11. It.,
and eoiinerti lit White Itiver Junction ntiil 15el
lowe Tall with trains for Hon ton, Worcester,
SiniiiKlleld, and with trams on l'tiHsunipsic It.
1 It.. anivo at New York at 10.15 p. 111.
I Iciv Expres loaves Montreal at 8;10 a. 111., 8t.
lohii-i at 10:00 a. 111.. 0(,'deiislmrL'h at 6'3U a. 111.,
Housp'h Point at 111:45 a. 111.. for Ikmtoii, Ac, nr
riviiir in llo.iton, ria. Lowell at 10:150 1). 111.
Nii-ht Evi'ioss lcae OKilenplmryh at 1.00 ).
111., Montreal at 3:30 p. 111., r.oue'n Point at (i.i)5
p. 111., St. John at 5:00 p. 111., arriving at Ponton
at H. Ill a. 111., coiincetitiK at Hollows l'all with
Cheshire ltoad for Ponton and WorcoHlor and
with Vermont Valley ltailroad forSpriiiKllold, Ac,
and atrivim: in NowYork at 1'2.30 p. 111.
TIUISS UOlNll SOUTH AM) WUST.
Leave St. Albans for Montreal at 0:10 a. m..
ainl(i:.'l5p. 111. For IIouho'm I'oint, Oj,'di'iihurKh
and tlio Wofct at 0:05 and ll:IKi a. 111., and 0.3(1
Day Kxprces hnvo Ponton via. Lowell S.0,1 11
in. for PurliiiKton, .St. AUians. Moiitieal. Ac
arriving at Montiv.il at 10:0 ) p. 111., 1 deiislmri;h
at 12:30 a. 111., n.a .iiiK olose ooniioction with the
Main for the iVet-t.
Mail Train louwa Poaton via Lowell, at 7:01
a. 111., ia Lawreiioe and riU'lilmrg at 7.30 a.m..
spriiiKllehl at 7:15 a. m., for liuiliiiKtoii, anil
'J'he tr.iiim leaving liowton vii. ritchhm-K at
7:30 a. 111., and Spr im ield at 7:15 a. 111., ooiiuort
at Wliito PiverJiii tti) 1 with the Day Express
Aeeoniniodatioii Train leaven Northliold at
7: i5 11. 111., for Pni liiiKton, Put land, St. Alhans,
Uoiio'h Point, (leiide.shiirL'h, Ae.
Nlfjht l,xpres lemon PoIIowh FivIIh at 10.00 0,
11., reeeixiiiK paxseneiM fioiu Vorinont Valley
iiaiiroad, Uaiini; New York at 12.15 p. in., and
from (.'hesdiirc Kailroad, leaving Pinton at 5:30
p. in., eoiini etuiK at Whit'.- liiver .Innotioii with
train leavii Poston at 5:i.O p. 111., for Pnrlint;
1011, Poni-e's Point, Montreal and UndeiiKlmruh,
uoiiiieotiii' with sioaiiiel'd andCiraiid 'I'nilik
l'lMitiH for theWest.
SloopiiiK earn are attached to both the night
tixprcMs trams riumilil,' between at. Allians am
.. 1 . .... .11 . i : i .1.1
Uustoit, ami .St. Aluaua and Siiringlield.
Tlnoui'h tiol;etn lor CliiciiL'o anil t!io Wi'Ht
hale al the principal stations.
U. MEPIULL, Sup.
St. Alums. Sept. 11, 1308.
EV'Vt. V.U AXI) HUIM.INGTOX AMI VI
On and after Dec. 2d, 1807, trains will rm
as follows, viz :
MOVIMl SOUTH AND HAST.
Leave Purli.igton at 8:30 a. 111., 1:35 p. 111. 3:?(
0;15 p. m. Arrive ut ltutland at 11:25 a. in., 1:11
p. 111. 8:00 a. 111. 12.00 a. in.
Leave liiitlandat 1:00 a. 111., 12:00 111. Armi
Pellows Palis at 7:10 and 2:20 p. m., .v 3:25 a.
Leave Bellows Palls at 7.50 a. 111., 2:25 p. m.
3:30 a 111. Arrive at lirattlchoro' at 8:50 a. 111.,
3:20 p. 111., 1:27 A. 111.
MOVINO SOUTH ANP WUST.
Leao Prattleboro' at 11:00 . 111., 1:15 A 9:00 1 .
m. Ariive at Hollows Falls at 12:00 u. m., and
5:10 and 0:55 p. 111.
Leave Hollows Palls at 12.35 p. 111., 5:45 p. 111
10.00 p. 111. Auive at Ilutlar.d at 3:10 p. 111.,
0:00 p. 111. 12:35 a. 111.
Leave ltutland at 0.00 a. 111., 1.20 p. ni.. 3.20
p. m. 1:30 a. 111. Arrive at Hurlingtoii at '.1:15 a.
m., 1:25 p. 111., and 0.15 ). m. 1.15 a. 111.
THAINS CONNlicT AS FOLLOWS :
KTT At Burlington with Bouts on Lake Cliani
plain and Vermont Central and Vermont and
Canada Hailroads, for Montpolier, St. Albans,
House' Point, Montreal, Ogdenshurgli, and the
West. At ltutland with trains for Troy, Albany
iind New York, Saratoga Springs, Schenectady,
and the West. At Bellows Falls with trains 011
Chebhiiv. ltailroad for Fitcliburgh, Win center,
. -11 i ii.. ...... n:.i. '. vv.ii.... i..:i. 1
l.OWl'll, Ullll JJOSIUII. tWIU 11. , Hill', ililliinilll,
for lirattlchoro , Spnnglielil, Harttonl, Now Ha
ven, and New York and with Sullivan ltailroad
tor Windsor, W lute J.iver junction, wells lever,
ht. Johnsburv, Newport, Littleton, and the
Passengers for the. West will find this a cheap,
pleasant, and expeditions route.
FOB TICKETS, and all necessary information,
enquire at tlio Ollices on the line.
w-tf. UEO. A. MEHHILL. Sunt.
On and after Monday, Nov. 11, 1801, Pasaengei
Trains will run as follows :
Day Express Train loaves Concord al 0.35 a.
in., lor White Biver Junction, connecting with
trains for Montpolier, Burlington, House's Point.
.Montreal, Ac, and with Ogdeiishurgh and Grand
Trunk Hailroads, for the West.
Mail Train leaves Concord at 10.15 a. 111., for
Wliite liiver Junction, connecting with train for
Wells Hi'. or, St. Johnsbury, Barton, Newport,
Willoughby and Magog Lak'cs, Stan.-teaiL Bath,
Littleton, and Lancaster; also, with trams foi
Montpolier, Burlington, St. Albans, House's Point,
Montiela, Ogdeuslmrgli, and tlio West.
Bristol Train leaves Concord at 3.30 p. in., foi
Franklin and Bristol.
Evening Express Train leaves Concord at 8.1f
p. 111., for Wliito Hiver Junction, connecting with
trains for Montpelier, Hurlingtoii, St. Albans,
House n Point, Montreal, Ogdcnsburgli, and tin
Or on arrival of trains from Boston, Worcester,
Portsmouth, rortlauil. Ac
Morning Express Train leaves White Hivei
Junction for Concord at 1.15 a. m., or 011 arrival
of train from Ogdonsbnrgh and Montreal. On
Moudavs at 0.25 instead of 1,15.
Bristol Train leaves Bristol for Concord at 8
.1. m., mid Franklin at 0.12 a. 111.
Mail Train leaves White liiver Junction for
Concord at 12.15 p. 111., or on arrival of trains
over the Vermont Central, Passuinpsic, and
White Mountains Hailroads.
Day Express Train leaves Wliito Hivei Junc
tion at 1.03 ). 111., or on arrival ot trams 11-0111
Montreal and Ogdcnsburgli, Prattleboro , Keeno,
Bellows t ails. Wiuduor. Ac, connecting at Coo-
cord with train for Manchester. Nashua, Lowell
These trams connect at Concord with trains
or Manchester. Lawrence. Portsmouth. Port
land, Nashua, Worcester. Now York, Lowell, ani1
ISostilli. U.NSLWW Hl'lSAH.NH, Agent.
Concord. N. H. Nov. 10 fl.l. w if.
NEW STAGE ARRANGEMENT.
ON AND AFTER MAY 25th, 1868,
Will run from St. Albans
low s :
to Sheldon, as fol-
Loavo St. Alhana cverv day at 2 o'clock p. m.
Arrive at Sheldon at 4 o clock p. in.
Leave Sheldon at 8 o'clock a. in. Auivo at St.
Albans at 10 o'clock a. m.
II. JENNIS0N, Proprietor.
St. Albans. May 25th, 18U8. ill5-tf
SAVE YOUR MONEY
BY buying the now Patent Plated Spoons and
Forks. Warranted to wear equal to tho
best Treble Plato at very much loss price. Call
and see them at Huntington' west side Main
MORTON & PERCY!
Having bought of G. W. Blodgett his now
entire stock of
Fool satislled in saying to the public that limy
can sell goods as low as can he bought in Frank
lin County. All we ask is to have customers
come in, and satisfy themselves, before pur
chasing elsewhere. We have, and aro receiving,
all tlio new styles from market, i:oiisntinvr !'
READY MADE CLOTHING,
Of endless varieties, and a largo and Well selected
Boots and Shoes, Unbber Coats
Which we will sell low for cash. Wo have the
largest assortment of
HATS AND CAPS
l'o be found 111 Northern Vermont. Ifyou don't
believe it. eall and see for yourselves. Our
Clothing is Now and Desirable, consisting of
Boys' and Youths' Clothing.
Wo have a few Winter Over Coats loft, that
no will sell at a big discount troin cost, lor cash.
Ueineniher the place, Two doors West ol the
American House, Lake Street.
MOIiTON .V PEUCY.
Iln.vnv G. MonTos. Amiuut N. Pi:uov.
Id-tf l'oinieily with Win. N. Smith A Co
INSUJtAXCE. Thc undersigned will take
risks for either of the following lirst elas
Home Insurance Company
OF NEW HAVEN
Capitiil Stock. $1,000,000.
international of New York.
Fire and Murine of 'Springfield.
Oapltnl Htoolt. S-500.000.
National Insurance Company,
Insure against Firo and Mariuo Hisks. Not ex
ceeding 130,000 on any olio Hisk.
Each of the aboo amounts of Stock paid in.
M. BUCK, Agent,
Office over Weeks' store, St. Albans, Vt.
Nov. 1st, 13G0. 11-tf.
THE ST. ALBANS BRIGADE BAND
Aro prepared to furnish music for
And on other occaioii8 where Band and String
Music is l'onuired.
Orders addressed to
GEORG-E E. KINSLEY,
W. H . SMITH,
At tho Trciiiont House, will receive prompt at
St, Albans Dining Rooms,
LAKE ST. ST. ALBANS,
DOWNING & STEERE
TJfTAnSI MEALS or Lunches served
T hours, in tho best stylo.
Fresh UaUimorc Oysters.
Hcceivcd daily and Biipplicd to the Trade at
wholesale prices. niuti dAwtf
GOTO WM. N. SMITH A CO'S for your pnti
and vest. I
NEAT AND NEW I
IN ST. ALBANS.
The Drug Store on Lake Street,
GREENE 6c NXCHO&S.
Tho undersigned having nicely fitted up the
store in the American House Block, on Lake
St., and stocked it with a choice assortment ol
mtUGS AXI) MEDICIXEH
ItcHprctfnlly solicit a share of tho patronage of
this community, fooling sure that they can gio
satisfaction in goods and prices. Our stock
oun stock or
Is complete, consisting in all the approved va
rieties, and our general stock includes all goods
U'siially kept in a store of thH kind. Headquar
ters for tlm
A. B- A. BITTERS,
One of the best Spring Medicine in tho nuu
kot. Physicians ordors solicited, and carefully
and promptly tilled. In quality and price wo
guuiMutcu to satisfy all who luvor ua with their
Store open on Sundays ut noon, for supplying
Is a practicing riiysician in regular standing,
and will attend to all professional calls. He
member tho place, under tho Americiii House,
Lako Street, St. Albans,
dl-tf GHEEN .V NICHOLS.
WARS U BURNIiS,
Dealers in alll kinds of
LAKE ST., ST. ALBANS,
First door above tho Bt. Albatis House, keep
constantly on hand a full assortment of
Of all kinds;
And all sorts of articles usually kept in business
of their kind. Highest cash price paid for all
kinds of country Produce.
PIVK US A OAX.Ii.
WAND A. BUP.NES.
NEW SADIES STORE
Opposite Storo of Saxe A Placo in building
formerly occupied by S. S. A J. A. Iltdard. La
ilieH will llnd hero a complete and choice assort
ment of Fancy Dry goods iuat received from
market, such as
Fringes all colors,
Fans, a rich lot.
Valcncienes and Thread Lace
A mco line of French Cambrics and Fancy
Lawns. Anew Kid Glovo which surnasecH an v.
thiiifr yot bronclit into this market, iirt'i tcn'r-
raniea. au oi wnicn win nu sont at reasonable
pnecs, Lailius will llnd it to their advantage to
call and examine for themselves.
Dross and Cloak making in all its v¬ica
under tho skillful supervision of Miss Ellmi
Moore, lone and favorably known to tlio inhabi.
tauis oi tnis village ami vicinity.
Acent for WILCOX & CUDH'S STowine Machined
1 1-cl-tl) L. P. KiMrroH.
riO TO WM. N. SMITH & CO'H for your FU
Vii ana mncur morning.
Eliliu II, Huntington,
fut''iU'iiuiin Tit t it tiut iv 1
Howard, Tremoi t, Millroso, mid all the differ
ent grades of Waltham, National, and Unit
oil States t'o's Watches. A largo assort
ment of Gold and Silver American
Cases, of the best stylos. Also,
Gold and Silver Swiss Watches.
l.adie.s' Gold Hunting Watches, American and
Swiss. The latest and best p itterns of Gold,
Plated and Silver Chains, Fine Gold and
Plated Jewelry of all descriptions. A
splendid assortment of Ladies'
FINE GOX.D SETS,
EtrilHcaii, Coral, Gainct, Ac, Ac. Genl lemons'
Pills, Masonic Pius and Kings. Diamond,
Emerald, Huby, Aiuethyste, Pearl and
Garnet Fmgor Hings, 1H Kt. Plain
Plugs, Gold Pracelots, Silver
Plated Spoons and Forks,
Extra and Treble Pinto. Tea sots, Castors, Cake
Baskets, Vases, Ac, Ac. Coin Silver Spoons,
Thimbles, Ac. A very largo ttock of
Gold and Stool Siieetacles, overv pair
sold win ranted to suit. Pocket
Knives, Shears and Scissors of tho 1st quality.
I shall receive from day to day now stylos ol
Jewelry, Silver and Plate'd Waio. which I will
at the lowest market rates.
43" Watch icpiiiiiiig and engraving done
K. C. ti AL.LA.lt, Proprietor.
ihavo recently refitted in market, which is
supplied with the best of
ill i':i ti,
II" I H,
Ti lir, unit
Simikvil ISi'i t'
Table Delicacies of the. .Season !
Now on hand, a nice lot of
SUGAR CTTRED HAMS
F1 I 13 S II IP I K I I
St. Albiiis, May 15, 1808.
GRAND OPENING !
POST , & 00. 's
TUST HECEIVED from New York, a splendid
tt ljiiio oi or
Now and Choice Dress Goods,
Empress Cloths Epinp;oliiie, French Seifje
Silk and Wool, Shot Poplins French Men
noes, with a f;rcat
Varictv of Plain and Poplin Alpacas,
aud Cheno Poplins, all at VEHY
LOW PHICES. Wo havn a full
Silk Fringes, Hlack and Colored
Velvet Ribbons, with Pultons and
Gimps to match. Our Stock of Prints
Pleached and Hrown Cottons, Delains, in
fact everything in the lino of Domestics, is full.
a full lino of
Cissimores, Tailor's Trim
mings, Gloves, Hosiery, Shawls,
Dutchess Kidds, and Preakfast Shawls
A Choice lino of Dry Groceries may always bi
found in slock.
Please call and examine Goods and Prices bn
fore purchaf-ino; elsewhere.
H. C. POST, A Co.
Cor. Main and Fairtield Sts., St. Albans, Vt.
VTOW is the timo for all having old or now
.11 Feather Heds to got them
Cleansed and Made Free From all
8 E E S M A LL li I L L S.
The work is done over J. P. Stone's Store, on
Main Street. St. Albans, Vt,
VANT3I a good canvasser to canvass for
Hods. Apply in person to O. E.Evanx, Troinont
House. HU1ERLY, EVANS A CO.
ASAHEL S. HYDE,
1IE1I.KH IN ALL BINDS OK
First Class Groceries ! !
DARKOW BLOCK, ST. AI.HANS, VT.
Consisting in part of
1 3 KM. W ARIfl VM'IViv'u r.lom V.m.
"'I J? 'try wn coir cien-
u' 114 11 ine "Miare ot every duty ns n
uiiizi'ii, mm never tailed to vote. The
hiHt occasion of Ills tlolntr ta wiih In iho
spring of 1700, in (he Town of Alexand
ria, lie died on the 11th of December
followinir. The Court 1 louse of Fairfax
County was then over the old market,
uiu Hiiiuuiiiuieiy ironiing uauuys tav
ern ; the entrance into it was bv n
illicit flight of crazy .steps on the out
side, and while the election was pro
gressing several thousand persons be
ing assembled around the noils Wash
ington drove up In his old and well
known family carrlatre The crowd
spontaneously gave way and made a lane
lor mm lo pass through as he approach
ed the Court House steps. A gentleman
who wan standing at C'adby's door saw
eight, or ten good looking men immedi
ately spring forward and follow tlio
General up the steps, in order to support
him if necessary. According to the cus
tom of that time, the live candidates sat
on the bench, who rose in a body and
bowed profoundly on the entrance ni
Washington. Very gracefully returning
the salutation, the register of the polls
said, "Well, General, how do you vote'"'
It was then viva voce. He looked a
moment at the candidates, reolied.
"Gentlemen, 1 vote for measures, not
men and having audibly pronounced
his vote, he made another graceful bow.
and retired, lie was loudly cheered by
the outside crowd on returning to his
Mai.ni:. The olllcial result of the
election in Maine has been received. The
following is the vote :
Chamberlain 7o,.S.'l5 fl7,10a
1'illsbury 50,4:51 45,221)
One town and
They will varv tho
to be heard from.
figures slightly, Increasing the Republi
can majority if any chantre is made.
riie Republicans uain 14 members of
the House and four members of the Sen
The greenback dodue. with which tho
Democrats started the Presidential cam
paign, seems to have been very thor
oughly "played out" already, liven in
the West, where it orurinatcd. it is sel
dom mentioned now. Frank Dlair's
sharp and true saying that it was of no
use to talk about paying the debt till we
nau uccuieu vliether we were to have a
Government lo pay it or to owe it, has
made its mark. And people, moreover,
have everywhere come to sco that giv
ing your .note lor your ueuts tton't pay
tli iin. The debt is neavy ; but the peo
ple do not feel bo poor yet as to be under
the ncccRsity of sweating thecoin belore
paying ineir creditors.
The Nioxt State Elections. The
next Statu Elections preceding the Pres
idential Election will be held in the fol
lowing States :
In Ohio our friends promise us from
15,000 to 25,1)00 majority. Indiana will
defeat Hendricks by a majority of not
lets than 10,000. Pennsylvania pledgea
herself lor the majority in October she
gave to Gen. deary for Governor in 1S0G
17,000 and thinks she can nearly
double this majority in November.
Tin; Mass Mi;i;tino at Platts
PUPdii. Ihe following eall appears in
the Plattsburgh Sentinel. Will our
Grant Club respond?
Grand rally of Republicans, under tho
auspices of the Republican County Com
mittee and Grant and Colfax Clubs,
on Wednesday, October 7, ItiGS. The
following distinguished gentlemen will
bo present anil addrc&s the meeting:
lion. Henry Wilson, U. S. Senator,
Mass.; Gen. Dan. E. hickles, New York;
Muj.-Gen. Allied Plcasanton, of caval
ry lame; Hon. Geo. E. Edmunds, U. S.
Senator, Vermont ; Hon. Luke P. Po
land, M. C, Vt. ; Col. Henry C. Dem
ing, of Hartlord, Ct.; Hon. John W.
Stewart, of Vermont. The Grant, and
Colfax Clubs, witli their bands of music,
banners, Hags, and whatever else may
pertain to their organization, together
with Republicans generally of Northern
New York and Veiniont are invited to
Why ImsiiMEN win. Vote for
Colfax. Some two years before Blair's
insulting speech to the Fenians, when
he told them to ''Go in, Einncgans !"
Mr. Colfax wiote tho following letter:
House ok Riu'uesentatives,
Washington, i-'eb. 20, 1801
Dear Sir: Prom the timo that I saw
the gallant and lamented orcoran so
brave in the battle, bo heroic in captivi
ty was the head of your organization,
1 have felt a warm interest in it. though
knowing nothing, ol course, pi' Its inter,
mil machinery, its obliationsor its ritu
al. Remeinbennggratefully the histor
ical tact of warm bympathy expressed
by an Irish parliament lor our fathers
when struggling for the independence
they won ior us. Regarding hopefully
eveiy well-directed and patriotic endeav
or throughout the world for nationality,
and rejoicing thatso many Joyal Ir.hh
men have enrolled themselves in tho
army of the Union, to save their adopted
country from anarchy and destruction,
I send you, in rcspoufco to your request,
the Inclosed $20, which would be larger
but for many other demands on me.
Wehavo all heard of golden weddings,
silver weddings, &e., but tho latest
thing in this line is a molasses candy
wedding. This occurs when tho llrst
baby gets old enough to lick.