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OOBNKB SIXTH & TINE STI., CINCINNATI.
Jouk A. Ellsleb, Jb Solo Lessee and Manager.
Last night but throe of
The Star Sisters Helen and Lucille.
THI''(Wodneday'l!VEMNG, Septemlier 14, the
performance will commence with the domestic drama
of moat powerful interest, in tbree nets, called
ROSIN A. MEADOWS.
Boilna Meadows.. Mis. Lucille.
Mr. Moadows Mr. Uann.
Harry Mendon ...........Mr. Langdon.
Jethro llaxter Mr. Adam..
Oorgn Milton Mr. Bead.
Mri. tfoadows Mra.Qilbort.
To conclade with
Jack Sliep-ard ..., Miaa Lucille.
Jonutliao Wild Mr. I, auction.
Kir Bow land Treucuard Mr Uann.
Thomas Darrell Mr. Head.
Joe Blueskin Mr. ttllsler.
Winnilrod ."Ui.s Anuio A uito.
W A ynuugladyofn neighboring city will shortly
niako her first spixiarnnce on any ntiwo.
aariioorn open at 7; Curtain rises at Pi o'clock.
l'BHT.snr Aiimishion Dress Circle and Piiruuelte,
Sllccnts; (oillory, 20 cents.
tf"No freo list.
PiKE'S tJPEKA - no USE.
CnAS. M. DABnAK... Manager.
Third night of the celebrated
MARSH TBOCPK OP JUVENILE COME.
I) I AN-,
Numbering forty talented performer).
THIS 'Wednesday) EVKNING, September 14, will
do produced the magniucont legendary spectacle of
THK NAIAD IIEKN,
With now and gorgeous aoxnery, grand marchea, ov.
olntious and rhoriMas, terrilio combats, startling
tableaux, 4c, Introducing theintiro Kironpth ot the
company. In eonsmiueiico ot l ho extrcmn length of
this beautiful play, no other piece will bo presented.
KDoora open ut 7M o'clock; performance to com
mence at r'i .
Pnu La ov Aiimihmow. PiiiuuoMo Oiielo, I'aninotto
and Balcony, ttic: Childrcu uiiiler 10 yours bull' price;
POfflco open from 10 to 4. whom neat way bo so
cured. J. I'. HKKHEBT, Treasurer.
CINCINNATI TROTraG PARK.
4 TROTTING MATCH WILL
-i'm off over the above Track
on THURSDAY, Hopt. 16, for
3500. Tworulle beats, to
K. Smith b. g., K. A. Smith, (formerly Mohawk.)
Jan. ltockoy.g. ni. Lady Oay.
Tlieso nags have recently trotted two races, and
wore very equally matched in speed and endurance.
It is confidently expected this will be a closely con
tested und interestlnp; race.
Itacn to coma off tit I o'clock.
A train will leave tlio Hamilton nuil Payton Bail,
road Depot fcr the Cninnoiit Hi nVloek.
soplt T. .1. STKPUEKN, Proprietor.
BUTTS' S I A n7r Ai : A
New Tcistnineiit und the I.nndof I'nloHthm
Will bo exhihiie'l every evening for two weeks ut
THK MICLOIWON HAM,,
Commencing Till' it81AY KYKNINC, Sept. ::', and
on Wednesday and S.iturd.'iy afternoons.
Tickets 'l't cents; Children under twelve years l.'ic
Liberal arrangements nindowith schools, seplluwi
First week of the engagement of
HUE ESTELLE ESAIOADE
IiA UKLLK DK PA It IK,"
Acknowledged tbo llrst iuthaprofcseioii,
Also, the origiiiul
Is engaged lor one week more. This is his luit up
poaranco In the i tj".
Admission Only 10 Cents.
THE LADIES PROPOSE HOLDING A
Fair for the beuctlta of St. Joseph's
Church, corner Twelfth and Grocnnp-streots, at
ODD FALLOWS' II ALL, Covington. Ky .commenc
ing MONDA Y, September 6, and continuing ten days.
Public patronage will bo gratefully r.ceived.
sep3-j Tllli i'.UK COMMITTEE.
LARGEST MULE LIVING.
rflllE UNDERSIGNED WILL EXHIBIT
JL at am, the County Fair In (lino and Inuiaka,
the largest Mule known in the world,
mi UandH Htli-Vellm 1,800 Poundm
Viv Yea Old,
Was raised by Dr. M'Canu, of Kayotto County. Ky,
Will bo exhibited by GEO. W. tl'HOST.
THE OYSTER TRADE.
Fit K LEI) O YSTERS
TUB SUBSCRIBKR IS HOW RECKIV
INf! DAILY, by the Adams Exprcs.t, MALT
H Y'S world-renowned Baltimore
Fresh. Can, Keg and Shell Oysters.
Fresh, Uormetieally.sualed COVE, HPICED and
E0BERT 0BB, Agent.
sepMf Depot, 11 West Fifth-street.
OTSTERS! FRESH OYSTERS
1IIAVJ! COMMENCED FOR THE SEA
SON the Halo of J. B. M ANN & CO.'ri, superior
raw fresh oystora. .1. TODD,
Wholesale and retail Agent for J. H. Mann & Co.
Oysters cooked iu a superior stylo ut onrusiial mod
erate cliargos. anij-tl'
South-east corner of Sixth and Elui, Cincinnati, 0.
THE SUBSCRIBER HAVING RENEWED
his base of the Southgate House, and ex ponded
a large amount of money in painting, carputlng, und
refurnishing it. Introducing Bathing-rooms, water
closets, and every possible convenience and luxury
1 h rough r u t,lnvttos a continuance of the public pat
ronage, lie feels confident that the house will' be
found, with its recent improvements, In a bettor
condition than when flrat opened for the reception of
guests. The location of the hotel is central and con
venient, either for tip-town visits or down-town
liuniness. Meals are regularly sorvoit at tbo tuble
il'hoto, or in prlvato rooms, und furnished at all
hours. The terms are $1 per day, and accommoda
tion equal to uny $1 .V) per day house In the city,
Tbo house will be kopt open night and day, at all
hours. Omnibuses will be in attendance to und from
the cars. Breakfast for early train. Ami for the
ret, tlio proprietor leaves hia guests to speak for
him. Lsopl-aml V. . WATSON, Proprietor.
rofessor of tlio Guitar ami Flute.
Ladles and Gentlemen wishing lu
J&IY atmction on either of the above in- JfUly
4, !t3Wr Btrutnenta, will receivo prompt at- Xaj)U
'i-Tt tontlon, by leaving their address at l7j
the Music Stores of t in. O. Peters A Jgf
Bona; John Church and Wm. M. Peters. ai!4-am
MRS. J. A. ORTH,
LADIES' AND GENTS
No. 'J 16 1'irth-street,
. Between Elm and Pluaa, . CINCINNATI
Combs, Hair Oil, Perfumery, Fancy Soaps and No.
tlmi of nil kinds.
N. B. Wilrts, and all kinds of Furnishing Goods,
made to order. au2i.am
VOL. 2. NO. 21.
MORNING, SEPTEMBER 14, 1859.
PRICE ONE CENT.
Arrivals of Trains.
Ihduiiapoui A Cincinnati 9:40 A. m.; 3:S3 p. v.;
Cincinnati, Hauilton and Dayton-T:4S a. 10:47
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Litth Miami-7:30 A. H. 1:30 P. If .; 7:18 V. u.i 10:4S
Marietta and Oinciwati -10:'Jia. m.;'j:15p. h.
Ohio and Uissitsippi a. M.;2:iKip. it.; 10:1 p u
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Departures of Trains.
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CINCINNATI. HaMIITON AND f)ATTON-IlldIanpollS
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Sandusky, 4:30 P. u. Accommortation, 6:00 ?. m.
UT1. Miami Cleveland and Plttsbug,:00 a. u.i
Cleveland, Pittsburg and Bellalr,8:30a.M.; Colum
bus Accommodation, 4:40 t. at.; Cleveland, Pitts
burg and Rellair, 11,30 p.
Ohio and Mismssippi-St. Louis, 9:00 A. u.i Louis
ville, J:0n p. m.; St. Lonis, R:30 p. u.
Pittbboro, Coloxbos and Ounoinnati (Steubenvllle
Short Line) East Front-streot Depot 6:00 A. .:
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Centbai, Ohio From Eunt Front-etreot Depot 8-'0
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NEWS AND GOSSIP.
jJt?f-Wo loam from the Amrrimn OuHlrlit
Journal that tliero are two hundred and lifty.
five gaslight companies in the United States,
with an aggregate capital ol' $40,000,000. The
price of gas ranges from $2 50 to $7 per thou
sand feet. Thore are hut comparatively few
Instances, however, where tlio price exceeds
$4, anil when it in abovo that sum, rosin or
some other expensive article is uaoil for tho
generation of tho gas. Mr. David Mclvillo,
of Newport, R. I., is unid to havo been tho
first person to introduco gaslight into this
country. In tho year 181 2 ho lighted his
rosidouco in Newport, a factory in 1'awtuckct
and Beaver Tail Light-hoiteo in this way.
M!cccnty n freo colored nian named
Georgo Bowl in was put upon tho block at
Carrollton, Greene County, Illinois, rind sold
to tho highest bidder. Ilis ofl'cnso, was a vio
lation of tho law which prohibits tho immi-
? ration of colored persons into the Stnto.
laving boon tried and found guilty, ho was
fined $63, and not being ablo to pay tho
money, ho was sold to Mr. Felix Morton for
Sft-Annie Williams, a sostnstoss, committed
suicide in Philadelphia on Monday by swal
lowing an ounco of lnudanntu, purchnsed with
tho last ponny sho possessed. A local paper
describes bor as "only twenty-three years of
ngo, and possossod of as lino a person as the
iinost lady you will moot on Cheatnut-strcot."
Sho could not obtain work to support horsolf.
ijrtfrCo!. T, T. l-'auntlcroy, of tho 1st ITnttod
Stntos Dragoons, has bocn assigned to tho com
mand of tho Department of Now Mexico, and
will prooeed to relievo llrigadior-Ooncral nor
land, whoso health has beon gradually on tho
decline Col. I'auntloroy is from AVinchoster,
Vs., and has been twonty-thrco yoars in sorv
ice, much of tho tiino on tho frontier.
jryA new fancy which has seized upon
Parisian holies, says tho Couri Journal, is tbo
crusade ueamst bonnets, and which, it is
said, tho Empress ib itiilo willing to. join.
Two ladies of tho highest fashion tiro already
to bo seen doily driving in tho Hoist with no
other coill'tiro limn n luce vnil of situiiro form
thrown over tho hair, which is full dressed,
und ornamented with bows of ribbons.
;JSifAn ultempl is about to he miodo to in
troduce the growth ol'sillc into Uolstem. Tho
mulbcrry-troes, which havo been planted for
ammo time mi the phores of tho Bnltic, near
llclligenhafun, have thriven well, nnd un
abundant supply of cocoons hau been re
ceived. JE9"The Empress of Austria is said to bo
in as favorable and interesting a condition as
the Queen of Spain, and Empress of France,
and Queen of England. Well, why not the
mothers of royalties as well as the mothers
JsETTbo Momphia AvtUowke has donlured
in favor of General Jo, Lano for tho next Preti
doucy. It says that tho natuo of Gonorul Jo
io "tho name that springs spontaneously to the
lips of overy Democrat unbiased by cliques aud
Effi"Mons. De Lavo, tho Rochester rope
walker, is going to walk tho Seneca RWor, at
Seuuca Fulls, this week. Tho river is at that
place eight hundred foot wide, with banks one
hundred and sixty feet high.
SfA young Philadelphia, "blood," in a
frolicsome humor, docked himself in the swell
ing hoops and gay flounces of a fotnalo friond
and paradod tho publio streets. Ho was
"taken in out of the wet," and the stool hoops
of bis skirt wore exchanged for the iron bars
of a cell.
Tho Canada papers aro discussing the
question of tho sepe ration of Upper aud Lower
Canada. Tho Canadian and llazittv tb Sonl
f.ivor disunion. Tho Chrtm'ulc opposes it, and
the (Jlnbe advises careful conaidoratiou of tho
.JLiTTho (lovornor of Massachusetts, in his
mossagn, rcooinmonds tbo establishment of a
nautical school for tho instruction of boys in
seamanship, and to provido for tho surplus
energy and intelloctof misdirected youth.
29Mi8s LydiaBaraard,of Ncw-Uampahire,
was ono hundred and two yoars old on Tuesday
ot last week, ana on mat ana sevorai subso-
3uent days sbo laid apparently at the point of
eath, but has since rallied, and appoars to
havo taken a new lease of life.
fA destructive firo occurred at Concord,
N. II., on Saturday, breaking outiu the house
of Merrill & Silsbeo, and siircading to Maiuo
aud Warren -streets. Tho loss is estimated at
$:i0,00, about one-half of which is insured.
f'jVriday morning last, tho Harnionai
Holol, at Hobokon, N. .1., was burned, nnd
wilh it Jlr. lioisc, ono of tho pi'oprietorii, and
three of his daughters.
p3lt is said that tho buckwhoat crop is
larger this year in Virginia than was over
bofore known, and gives promise of a No. 1
pT Mr. Alonzo llitchcook, of Chicago,
olaimsto have boon tho inventor of tho Arm
strong gun, for producing which an English
man was honored with tho titloof nobility.
Ff.uale Slavery ih England. A female
domostio in England lately gave notico to hor
master that she was about to leave him to be
married. Uor mastor refused to accept her
notico, but in spite of his refusu.1 she wont off
and got married. Tho master thon obtained
the sorvico of an ollieor, who arrested tho de
linquent and imrriod her boforo a magistrate.
Tho official sontonoed her to pay a fine of il
and roturn to the sorvico of her muster, and
the sentence was put in immediate execution.
How to Look Youso. How is it that soino
nion, thought to bo so old, still look so young,
whilo others, though young, look old? Tho
cause'very frequently lies with Ihomselvcs.
Mr. Rant once said, ou being asked tho rea
son: "I nevor rido when I can walk; I nover
eat butonodish for dinner; I never pet drunk.
My walking keeps my blood in circulation,
my simple diot prevents indigestion, and,
never touching aruont spirits, my liver foars
not being eaten ulivc." But he forgot to add
ono of tho greatest onuses of lasting youth
"a kind, uuenvious licnrt." Envy can dig
as deep into tho human face as Tinio itself.
NEWS AND GOSSIP. Elopement of a New York Wife.
[From the Detroit Free Press, September 9]
A tolegrapbio dispatch was receivod by nflieer
Champ yesterday morning, requesting him to
apprehend a lady who was passing undor the
aBbunied name of Elvira King, and supposed to
bo residing iu this city. The dispatch was
from her husband, a Mr. David L. Hawkins,
of Now York city, and briefly stated that she
had eloped with & youog man, who was proba
bly in hor company, and might bo secured. It
was dated at Buffalo, and informed the officer
that tho writer would bo in Dotroit by the first
train, being on the way with all possible dis
patch. By a very imperfect description that
was appended, the ofUeor was furnished with
somo olue, and upon inquiry at the hotels, as
certained that nu such persons bad stopped at
any of the publio houses. Tho next roiortwas
the omnibus linos and publio backs, among
which, after much dilligonce, aoonvoyancewas
found which had taken such a couple to a dis
tant part of the city. Having carriod the mat
tor to this extent, ollieor Champ then awaited
tho arrival of tho husband, whocamo in, punc
tual toagroonient, on the noxt train.
He was a man of very gontlomany appear
ance and manners, und stated that he was a
inorchant and the possessor of a line property
and samplo income. They lived a few miles
abovs tho city, on the North River, where an
elegnnt residence and all the luxuries of life
contributed to make a happy home. His wife
was beautiful and accomplished, and, after five
years of wedded life, he believed himself the
possessor of all her afl'eotions, and in return
lavished upon her the wealth of an undivided
heart and a well-Clled purse. She was, indeed,
faithfnl, so far as outward observance was con
cerned, but in her hoart had conceivod a vlo
lont passion, or, rather, allowed herself to be
ovor-persuadod into an attachment for a young
man in bar hiuband's employment.
Tho partnor of her infidelity was a clork who
had always enjoyed tho conlidenno of Mr.
Hawkins a handsome, dashing fellow, who,
in the excrciso of full liberty to not as chaperon
to his fair lady at numerous hops, boat-rides,
pics and moonlight rambles on the roniantio
blufis overhanging the Hudson, had fallen in
Iovo, and, by his winning ways and seductive
pleading, so far provuilod over tho intelligent
mind and innate good sense of the lady as to
blind her to tho nature of the offonso and the
almost certain consequences. Tbo result was
an attachment which rendered the once pleasant
and nmch-Iovod borne irksome and unploasing.
The cbnrm was gone when chastity once de
parted, and an unsalisCod spirit drove thorn to
covot, with rash and reckless foeling, the ab
sence of all familiar objects. They desired to
bo nlono with each other.
Tho husband, overwhelmed with the lo tiuio -mi
nt so littlo expected and so slightly desorvod,
found means to traco thorn directly to this city.
Having told his story, ho was informed that
tho moans of recovering bis wife lay within
immediate roach, and having signilicd hid roadi
noss io procood, the officer sent for the convoy -anco
above alluded to, and dircctod tho drivor
to find tho place to which ho had taken the
lady and hor lovor. The sonsos of the un
willing Jehu wore sharponod by a gold onglo
from tho itnpationt husband, and in a short
time he drew up in front of a plain two-story
bouso on Congross-stroet, which bad the modest
sign of "boarding" on tbo front, and tho name
of Mrs. Martin on tho door. A hasty rap
brought tho girl to tho door, which was no
sooner opened than thobtisbaud pushed io, and
demanded to sec tho lady boarder. Ho was
told that tho wns tip sltiivs.
Tlio noisi) of eiitiaiic' nml talking alarmed
the lady, for they hud struck the right lend,
and us ho sprung up tho utairs she confronted
him at the tup, in dire astonishment and dis
may. There was a f- euo, u: there always is;
tho lady Ininliug, dying r.wuy into iimoiifii-
oiitty, anu awakening ugain to u tornblo re
ality, amid teai'3 and protestations. Tho
husband stood with folded arms, regarding
hor intently and with but few words, until
the paroxysm passed, and then quietly re
quested her to prepare for another journoy.
Sho waa compelled speedily to leave her
refuge and return homeward, which sho did
without a last word with her lover, who, per
haps fortunately for himself, was absent lrom
tho house, and did not meet tho husband
whom ho had wronged. Tho 'attor seemed
disinclined to gain a, Sicklos notoriety, and
made no effort to find him taking, perhaps,
tho wiserconrsc of tho two. They wont homo
Tins ldt,ANi) ot-' 8ax Jia.n. Tho Xew York
Rrprm, referring to this island, lately seized
by General Harney, remarks:
For eomo time past it is said to havo bocn
occupied by British subjects as a sheep pas
ture, for which it is suid to bo admirably
adapted. It is, somo Seventy thousand acres
in extent, aud covered, for tho most part,
with fine grass. The disputed ownership has
its origin in tho vaguo wording of tho Oregon
treaty, which provides that tho dividing line
separating the territories of tho two countries
shall "run westward with the forty-ninth
parallel to tho middle of tho Hull' of Geor
gia; thonco southward with the mam r.humil
to the Straits of Fttea, nnd through the mid
illo of tboso straits to tho occiin." It now
turns out, however, thut there are two "main
channels," tho Uosnrio Straits and the (.'anal
de Haro, and though the former is tho ouo
chielly used by vessels going to Frasor River,
tho latter is the widor. Between them lio ti
number of islands, the chief of which is S.in
Juan. Tho British claim that tho Ilosario
Strait is tho "main channel" referred to by
tho treaty, and if this be conceded it will
give them possession of tho intermediate
islands. Hut the American Commissioners
contond that, as tho Canal do ilaro is the
widest, so it is necessarily tho "main chau
uol," and by this rendering of the treaty tho
iblands in dispute become American terri
tory. This is the ease as it stands.
"HOOSIEKS, St.'CKKllS A.VO PuKKS." A Witty
friend of tho Now York Commi nial, who has
recently boon traveling through Indiana, Illi
nois, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Missouri, thus re
cords hia observations:
"Tho first two and tho last nauiod States are
inhabited by queer specimens of tho ;rutn
homo, known respectively as 'hoosiors,' 'suok
crs' and 'pukes. The latter, however, have
beon better known of lato years as 'border ruf
fians,' and much difference of opinion has ex-
is tod in soiontifio oirclos as to the propriety of
tlio change, xneso distinolivo titles must De
very ancient, as I beliovo there is no work ex
tant on natural history which pretonds to give
a fair correct origin. From what I saw or
could learn of their habits, they subsist chiefly
on fat pork and corn dodgers, although I have
seen them masticating large quantities of a
dark and noxious woed, the juice of which I
suspect must bo poisonous, as tboy invariably
eject it. Their principal, und I was told only
bovomirs, is a distillation from corn, which
thoy call 'Burton.' A distinguished savant
haB rondorod it In English. 'Bourbon whisky.
Of this beverage thoy are remarkably fond,
for when Imbibing it, and for somo tiuio aftor,
they exhibit unmiatuksble signs of dolight,
Thoy imitato oivilited humanity so far as to
over themselves with clothing, but such is
their variety of costume that I could not begin
to desonbe it."
,?S-The late Rufus Choate's library will be
sold at Hosloa during the month ot October.
The library comprises upward of sevon thou
ffisTrDnD.iol Brcwator, of Poughkocpsio,
killed him; lolf by drinking a liniment instead
ot ruouing u on uis rueiiiiimio icg. iiu nun
took the m edicine for whisky.
Sons of Malta.
"Jcoms" was rocontly initiated into tbo
order of tbe Sons of Malta, and graphically
describes hit introduction into the "vale of
mystery" aj follows:
You are first grabbed and 'thrown Into a tub
of oold water, and forthwith several largo men
begin to stick pins into you. Hauling you out
of tho tub of water, thoy rush you into anchor
department, and now new men make a lungo
after you, dressed in disguise, and immediately
ooramenco pouring hot molasses into your hair
and boots. Meanwhilo, a stream of cold water
is .looded onto you, and a man dressed in
black thrusts a snuff-box in front of your nose,
ind all at once you begin to snooze vocifer
ously, and the eagor crowd begins to laugh
and hurrah. Shoving you furthor along, the
chief men and bottlo-wushors grab you by tho
nose, hair and coat-tail, and iu this way rip
every bit of dry goods loose from your person,
and again tho crowd roars with tumultuous
laughter it your nude state, with five or six
men holding on to your hair and toes, forcing
you up a soaped polo with pins and sharp
Bticks, You now begin to think you aro forsa
ken by all of Clod's people, and the devil has
certainly got possession of you, knocking you
on tho head so that you see stars as numerous
as they are in the milky-way. You are han
dled in this kind of tantalizing way for two
hoars, when the officers give yon a large dose
of liverwort and tar, and then let you go.
Frost and Drouth im Mu kigax. A lcttor,
dated Kalamazoo, Michigan, Sept. .0, says:
Frost and drouth are making nail work
here. Wo havo had frost every month this
year, nnd throe sharp ones within a week,
which havo somewhat injured corn and
buckwhoat, but how much l ean not now say.
I never know anything like such a drouth ns
wo nro now having. During more thon uino
weeks of long days we havo hud but ono rain
that mado mud, nnd that did not thoroughly
wet potatoes in tho bill. The whole country
is like a desert; the fields are moro brown
than in tho dead of winter. Vegetation is
well-nigh sapless. Somo great troos are
turning yellow, and smaller trees aro dying
in great numbers, it is now time to sow
winter wheat, but furmcra any it is of no use,
as tho seed will not germinate, and will get
harm in the ground. Cuttle faro hnrd upon
tho burnt and desolated fields. Oh, for ruin.
Stiix Alive. Tho Cairo Gauitr has the
following characteristic item :
A paragraph is going tho rounds of tho press
in every direction to tho ofl'eet that a man by
tho name of Haynos, from (Jrayvillc, III.,
whilo on tho plains en routo for 1'iko's Ponk.
oxprefsod a determination to shoot tho first
"red-skin" ho met. In a short time, tbo para
graph continues, he had an opportunity of car
rying his threat into execution, and blazing
away, kiiiou a mjiutK. iivo nunurca Dig sava
ges ncard ol it, pursued and ovorimuled
Uaynos, and literally llayin;; him alive,
skinned him from hoad to foot! Of oourso ho
soon died in tho most horrid agonies. Tho
most remarkable featuro in tbo affair is that
Mr. Uaynos is still in Grayvillo, didn't shoot
a squaw, and insists that ho isn't dond by a
n ii ot a sight.
This WoyA-SwiNLmt. II. Y. Leslie, tho
man who succeeded in deluding liftoen young
ladies- into an ucccptanco of a false oiler of
ctnployiiiont as teachers in iSoitthoru families,
was ou iuursifay ovomng urougut lrom Wash
ington by Ollieor Scbleuim, undor a requisition
from (lovcrnor Packer, and placed in a, coll iu
tbo Central Station-hoUt?o in Philadelphia.
Many papers wore fuud iu his possession, evi
dencing nuuiorotw' jntili4cuco ' spoculati m in
which ho was ongcijed, and nlno tho applica
tions of tboyoun,- ladies, upon tbo chu.rgo of
swindling whom ho was arraignod before the
Court yesterday, a true bill having boon found
against him by the Grand Jury. Ho alleges
that he was instigated to this fraud by a man
with whom be recently occupied a room in a
boarding-house on South Tenth -street. This
man is a Aow Xorkor, and ho states that ho
ill divulge the coonoction hold between thotu.
Ho snys that tho money extorted from tho riu-
ludod misses was obtained from biui by hi co-
Nkws vbom Liucbia. We have LiborU dates
to July ol, brought to Now Yor'K by tho bark
J. If. Ptuje. Sho brings in freight tbirty-two
thousand gallons palm oil. 1'rctidont Benson,
embarking on the new war vefsol, tho Quail,
has gnno to visit soma of tho mora distant set
tlements. Forty-two emigrants of tbo MoDon-
ougb household had arrived from Now Orleans.
Tho iliiirw utrolmc Utevent, irotu Laltimoro,
arrived out on the 13th of July. Smull-pox
prevailed extensively at Monrovia. Indopond
enco day was celebrated with great trial, tho
two military companies in Monrovia turning
out in grand style to hoar, with other citizens,
a line oration. The English cro.isors wero tak
ing slavo prizos nn tho coast. A numbor of
vessols from tho United States bad arrivod at
Monrovia, landing many distinguished African
travelers, good cargoes, an iron sugar mill, a
lot of bibles, and a numbor of settlors from our
Northern and Southern States. Bev. John
Seys was ameng tho prominent persons who
auuuu-u iuu uAuiiiiuuuuu ui me biuuouls ol iuu
Alexander high school.
A Book Hound With a Max's Ski jo- When
Martin Walton, tho notorious highwayman,
was dyiug;in tho Stnto prison ntChnrlcstown,
ho mado confession of his crimes, and dicta
ted a minute account of his reckless career,
which was recorded by tho Wnrdon of tho
institution. Tho work, was published iu this
city in 1s;i7, undor tho title of "Narrative of
the Life of James Allen, nlias George Walton,
alius Jonas Piorcc, alius .Tames II. York, alias
Burloy llrove, the Highwayman. Being his
Confession totho Warden of tho Massachu
setts State Prison." There is now in tho li
brary of tho Athonieum a copy of this work,
bound iu a pioeo of the skin of tho deceased
highwayman. Tho cover is iu one piece,
about ton by six inchest in size. It is as ml't
Frkk Schools in Ixdiana. The wholo num
ber of scholars in the State by the last enu
meration is 479,817. The estimated cost of
tuition for each scholar is, on an avorago, $4 25.
The school fund to be distributed this year is
esitmatod at $1,0011,000, or about $2 10 to the
scholar. Tbo attendance upon the schools
rarely exceeds more than sixty per cent, of the
wholo number entitled to education,so that the.:
number actually receiving tho benefits ol edu
cation seldom exceeds 230,00(1 pupils. Tho
cost per scholar is ostimatad upon the oxponses
of schools in towns and thickly populated dis
tricts. In regions sparsoly inhabilod, where
the number of scholars that can be brought
under tho char to of a single instructor is much
loss, the cost iirvjii(u is largor.
YrSonalor Gwin, of California, has pub
lished a long statement addressed to tho peo
ple of California in roply to Senator Broil er
lck's charges thnt ho (Gwlu) sold out tho Fed
eral patronage to insure his own election. Mr.
Gwin not only denies thoso charges in every
Particular, but accusosBrodorickof falsehood,
ecoit and hypocrisy. Tho statcmont is pub
lished in full in tho Sau Francisco papers,
anil has created coasidorablo excitcmont.
feSF "Of all the extravagant faos I ever
hoard of," said a crusty old bachelor, the
other day, "a fe male is the worst."
The Right Training of Women.
Tbo I'liiinhoj' Kn'jlaud Itcoiiw has an article
on female education, from which we tako tho
following passugo :
Much roniains to bo done in winnowing out
of people's minds ridiculous ideas of a certain
purely factitious stylo ot living, without whicn
it is impossible to keop bouse. There are
plenty ct young men who have yet to unlearn
tho foppery of expenses disproportioned to
their meaDi, and the sordid noss of luxuries
which feed, not self respect, but gluttony and
pride. Tho possibility must be seourod to
daughters and younger sisters growing up to
be rational, appreciative companions; girls
who, if they ever married, will choose and
valuo their husband for what be is, and be in
terosted in his calling and his opportunities for
observation; women who will estimato tbe
grave and sweot realities of wifo and mother
hood, beyond any accident of precedence or
superlluity. By dismissing false and foolish
notions of respectability, by refusing the cheap
lascinations ot a paltry education ot display,
by discountenancing restraints misdirected or
too rigorous; by cultivating an intelligent and
unassuming mode of intercourse, by a oarefal
forosight in assisting young people to prepare
themselves for the exertion and cost of one day
being tho center of a peaceful, hospitable home;
in those and other ways muoh may be dono to
remove obitructinns to that gradual acquaint
ance, and that unaffooted rospeot and attach
ment, which lead on to happy marriage.
In tho meantime it may be well to think,
with not only the sympathy, but the venora
tion they deserve, of many among those who
will nover marry ; to assist in multiplying the
too few occupations suitable to womon or open
to them; above all, not to preach by implica
tion or othorwiso that a woman's life need evor
be dwarfed to a negation, or consumed misera
bly awny by causes absolutely out of her con
trol. Thcro aro women strong enough to keop
their womanly dignity and sweetness, and to
organi.o around them the moral elements, at
all events, of an independent existence. Thoy
whose step3 aro feeblo need tbe more to be
helped, rather than hindered, in the struggle
with their fainter and moro yiolding self. If
they fail hero, is it at all certain thnt in wedded
life their lot would havo been auspicious?
Alas I how many a faltering will has bont and
"given" beneath sanguine, unfulfilled resolu
tions to reclaim and humanize the husband
who has pullod the wifo down instead to his
own moan and wrctohed level? Marriage is
not a lottery; but it is mere willful blindness to
forgot that in nil its higher aspects it may be
wilfully inverted or appallingly debased. Not
all tho grand provision of tender tioit and gra
cious instincts which Burround onoof the great
est of Bivino ordinances will uiuko peoplo puro
or happy who insist on being poovish or friv
olous, or worldly, sonsual and devilish.
Wedded life is a great and holy mystery,
and a source of power for good, often far boyond
estimation ; but unless thore bo at least one
soul filled with unsolQsb lovo, and strong in an
unllagging faith, tho formal union of two
persons is no guarantee whatovor for a will
ennobled or affections enlarged and eleansod.
And tho faith which so works by love can
make a sunshine in a shady placo, without nn
Infant's or a husband's oye to look into. Tbo
harmonics of a dovelopcl and transfigured
womanhood have been set many a time to
other music than that of wedding bells. Sbo
who is enthroned never, under any roof, in a
mother's hoi;' sovereignty, may earn hor right
in many a liou.e of compelling ovory soul to
lovo hor. Shu will create or Cad un atmos
phere in which to koop, imwilherod and in full
pulsiilion, "tins heart out of which aro tho
issues of life." Hor hands will redeem tho
time, ami her brain not bo idlo. Living singly,
yet not solitary, when sho dies it will not bo
till "fuioto," by niuuy a, UU'-.h of gratitude, and
eheort'ul, rovorontial sympathy, "tbe chord of
self h:is, trctnbliDg, passed iu musio out of
The Mormon Women.
Mr. Orooloy, in a letter, says : " I havo en
joyed opportunities for visiting Mormons, and
studying Moruiotiisui, in tho homos of its
votaries, and of discussing with thoui what tho
outside world regards as its distinguishing fea
turo, in the frcoilom of friendly social intor
courso. Iu ono instance, a veteran apostle of
the faith, having first introduced to mo a
worthy matron, of fifty-livo or sixty the wifo of
his youth, and tho mother of his grown up
s ,ns as Mrs. T. soon aftor introduced a young
and winning lady of perhnps twenty-five sum
mors, in tboso words, "Here is another Mrs;
T." Thi lady is a rocont emigrant from our
btato, of moro than average powers of mind
and graces of porson, who oauio here with her
brothsr, us a convert, a littlo over a year ago,
and has beon tho sixth wifo of Mr. T. since a
few weeks aftor hor arrival. (Tho intermediate
four wivea of Elder T. Iivo on a farm or farms
somo miles distant.) The manner of the hus
band was perfectly unconstrained and off-hand
throughout ; but I could not well be mistaken
iu uiy conviction that both Indios failed to con
ceal dissatisfaction with their position in the
eyes of their visitor, nnd of the world. Thoy
seemed to foci that it needed vindication.
Their manner toward each other was cordial
and sisterly sinocroly so, I doubt not but
this is by no means the rulo. A (iontilo friond,
whose duties require him to travel widely ovor
tho Territory informs met hat ho has repeatedly
stopped with a Bishop some hundred niilos
south ot) this, whoso two wives he has nevor
known to addross each other or evince the
slichtest oordiality during the hours ho has
spent in their society. Tho Bishop's house
consists of two rooms ; and when my informant
staid thero with a Gentile friend, the Bishop
boinu absent, one wilo slept in tbe tame apart
ment with thorn rather than in that occupied
by hor double I presume that an extreme
case, but tho spirit which impels it is not unu
sual. I met this evening a largo party
young people, consisting iu noarly equal num
bers of husbands und wives; but no husband
was attended by moro than ono wife, and no
gentleman admitted or iuiplied.in our repeated
und animated discussions of polygamy, that ho
bad moro than ouo nife. And I was again
fdruck by the circumstances that horo, as here
tofore, no wouinu indicated, by word or look,
her approval of any nrgutuont in fuvor of po
lygamy. That many womon acquiosce in it as an
ordinance of God, and have been drilled into
a mechanical assent to tho logic by whioh it
upheld, I believe; hut that there is not
woman in Utah who doos not in the hoart wish
that Uod had not ordained it, I am confident.
And quito n number of the young mon treat
in conversation as a temporary or experimental
arrangement, which is to ba sustained or put
aside as an experience shall demonstrate
utility or mischief. One old Mormon farmer,
with whom I discussed tho mattor privately,
admitted that it was impossiblo for a poor
working man to have a Woll-urderod, woll
govorncd household, whoro his children had
two or mote mothers occupying tho samo or
dinary dwelling. On tho wholo, I concludo
that polygamy, as it was a graft on tho orig
inal stock of Mormoni'in, will bo outlived by
tho root that thero will be a new revelation,
ero many years, wlioroby tho saints will
admonishod to lovo and cherish the wives they
already havo, but not to marry any more
beyond the natural assignment of ouo wife
.t'Last week nearly half a million pounds
of choose was shippod from New York
SWlko poet laureate of England, Alfrod
Tennyson, is a groat smoker prefers a niecr
ohautn, and rarely takes a cigar.
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