1H E PENNY PEESS
' Is published dellr, (Sundays exeepted,) bp
WtAMCUCdf VciXDWJBKK, , V
':-mJ . PBOPBupcoBa. .; .
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;'i rounding cities end towns, et ths es ; .'
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WOO D 'S TH E ATE R,
- j -oojria sixth MMninum .t.V...
Joss A. Imaija, J ,,. JSoi lessee sad Mtmti;
First night of the engagement of
- MISS MAGGIE MITCHELL.
M0NT)AT?HNIHQ,Dec.U,wms4 presented the
beautiful Comedy of , ...
Katy O'Bhlel ...........M1m Haggle Mltch.ll
Duke Bt. Lerme, ........ -,............ Kllsler
Lady O'Nell ............Mrs. Gilbert
. nuiot..... ...... n..,,.Ml9i Kat Pennoyer.
To be followed br the laughable Proton faro
i " THB FOUR SISTERS i - i
Ob, What Oa't a Woauit Do.
Caroline Morton, Ella Morton, Eugenia
Morton, Diana Morton.........Mlea Haggle Mitchell
Sam Snuffle ...... .............Adami
To conclude with the new (area oalled - ,
TWBNTf M1NOTJCB WITH THB TIOKR.
Mr. Chili Chutnee ......... ...Kllsler
In preparation, a thrilling drama called "Tonlssaat
L'Ouvcrturej OryThe Iusurreottont of Bh Domingo,"
and death of the Washington of Haytl.
OTDoort open at AM; Curtain riaea at TJtj o'oloek,
PmioMor Adhibmok Sreaa Circle and Parquetta,
BOotnte; Gallery, aSoenta. .;,- "-., 1 ,
JAT IpNAJjJT H EAT E Re
!- TtilB (Mondar) STUHJtSO, December J3, will be
LTJORBTI A BORGIA. "
Incretla Borgia ,M.Mr. Fan-en
UPnDlniiHmiMiiiiliiiiHi eaMtsetsett e lessee Seesssta 0. Stuart
tinbetta , - -,., Bight
' 5p Alonao d'Kite.. ..,.....,.........., .Tandtran
Maffi Oraiut -...-,....Hwin
L 'i"' v "". ....j. ...-.... Barrett
Fanny. Blister Medley Mlee Jenny Bight
To conclude wltb Knowlea'e comedy of
.... ., TEE LOVE CHaSJS.
Cooitance. ....;.....Min Fanny Fits Farren
' (Her Bret appearance In Cincinnati.)
THB NEW NATIONAL HOTEL, adjoining the
lueater. is now o
Rooms flan h nhl
bfalned by (he day, or week, and
meals furnished at all honra
XOTIOB. Tredwiaan and others' are oantlonad
ag ainstfarnlshlng any article! for the theater with
nut a written order, signed by the Manager. -
Ob as. St. Barrel,
V. B. Conway..,.
First night of the great Tragedian and Comedian,
j p, MR, J. MUBDOCK. - ,
THIS (Monday) IVB NINO. December lifi Will be
presented fiaakspeare'e Comedy of -
MUCH A0 ABOUT NOTHING. '
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Don Johan.....,.w...a. ,,. .Addison
V6rKUl.m.lMwlMHMHNHIMHI.M.HMimm.lN ..( iH.f. Hull
Beatrice... M. ...tt.. ,m......m, .....,. ...,HMMrs. Gonway
seiMsMtaiMtaMfsaeeiisMMiiti .....Miss Crocker
To conclude with the comlo duality of
A CONJUGAL LESSON.
Mr. Simon Lullaby.,.,,. M m...m Datldge
Mrs. Blmon Lullaby.MN....M.,..,M Miss Proctor
Paioii or Asmuj iOM,-pParqnettei Circle, Paraaette
and Balcony, w oentat Amphitheater, 23 cents;
I'riTBte Boxes for eight persona, . ,
Doors open at DM o'clock : commence at 7M.
Box Office open from 10 A. M. until 4 P. M., where
teats can be secured. J. F. HKBBKBT, Treaa'r,
jfJR. AND MRS. SUANKS'S
- national Hall, Vlnitreeitt above Flfih.
The lessons are so arranged ttiat beginners oan
eommenoe at any time. dettf
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call and e-iamfne our atook. ' -
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toiore so iioorauy bwaowea on tne om nrm
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9Tht'oitof the Horper'g Ferry war, bo
far, U gall to be $200,000.
9bTJ. Callahan, oonvlated of gtealinf
negro in Sayannah, 6a., hag been sentonced
to ten years in the penitentiary.
JEaf'aentlemftti George" Barrett, the) Mtor,
la He-lag in New York City, in state of great
The rate of taxation In San Franolioo,
for 1859 and I860, ii $3 10 per S100 of Uzable
JMr. S. W. Handley had hig pocket
picked in the etreeta of Memphis, Tennessee,
a few dayg glnoe of $1,700 in money and notog.
" 3R. H. Ridgley editor of the) Nioholag
Till, (Ky.,) C(moeraf,died laetweekof Inflam
mation of the boweli. '
fieronteen more oanlkers were die
oharged from the. Gogport,(Va.)NaTy-yard
on Tuesday. There are only two loft. -
J6Patriok Rieley,boy of fonrteen,wai
ran over and killed, on Friday, on one of the
street railroads in Bt. Loots.
-All the dry-gooda ttoreg in Detroit,
Michigan, are to be olosed, during the winter
month, by mutual agreement; at eoYen .M.
BaTBoth branches of the City Council of
ivoxDory, wan., nare votep- to purchase a
bust of warren, at an expense of $300.
aTroy, New Tork, Is Infested with rag
cals, who amnse ' themselves with throwing
vitriol pn ladles' dresses. ... , ;
Dr. S.W. Webb, of Kentuoky, ended hig
life by taking laudanum, in Richmond, Texas,
on the 21st nit. No oause is assigned for the
deed. iy::., 0:3 ,
sTTle fair prima donna, Madame Bisoao
elanti, gave ter first oonoert in San Franoisco
dn the 2 7th of Ootcber. She had a orowded
One ay last week the powder mill In
East Hartford, Conn., belonging to Hammer
Forbes, blew up.killiog John McOrathind
Bam'lSmith;. ' -
i0Tk proposition for the establishment of
a new bank at Memphis, Tenn,, with a oapl'
talof not less than one million of dollars, is
being extensively talked of in that oity. "
jaThre art In the United States at preg
ent forty-eight Cathollo Arobbishops and
Bishops, two mitred Abbots, and 2,223 eeoolar
and regular priests. r
' pBrTii time when young men generally
entertain notions of marriage 1b exactly when
they have no more need of wives than a dog
has of spare tail. ;
cently cave birth to a ealf belonging to a
widow lady in the village, with sis legs and
two tails 1 ; .., ; -
p3F Among the ourioiltien lately added to
the museum Is a musquitoe'g bladder, contain
ing the souls of twenty misers and the fortunes
of twelve printer nearly half-full. ; ., :, y
SRecenUy a woman' in Iowa starved
herself, after sixty-eight days' fasting, retain
ing her oonsoioumess until three daya before
0eTLouIs Baummeyer, a married ' man,
having failed to succeed In business, after re
peated efforts, killed himself in St. Louis, on
Friday, wltb strychnine. -
' flVIa China, when a pair of "unmanlion
ableg are no longer serviceable, they are gtuffed
with minoed meat and gold for sausages. The
oultivators of Young Hyson are ingenious, ,
JBV William H. Seward and Henry 'Ward
Beeober were burnt in effigy on ; Saturday
night last, by tbe students in Princeton, New
9 Some of the large shoe dealers in
Alexandria, Va., are going into the manufac
ture of boots and ahoeg and other artioles in
their line, to encourage home manufactures.
The CTureA Intelligenctr, a new Epis
copal paper, will be oommenoed in Baleigh,
North Carolina, early in Maroh, 1880, under
the editorial oontrol of Henry M. Green, a
Presbyter of the Diocese of North Carolina.
BaTDaniel Wilson, an old settler, residing
near Buoyroi.In this State, and a muoh re
gpeoted and wealthy oltlien, destroyed himself
by cutting hit throat with a razor, a day or
two since. '& .'( '.. vi1 f
JHon. D. O. Morton, a leading member
of the bar in Toledo, and formerly United
Statea District Attorney for Northern Ohio,
died a day or two ago In that city in his forty
third year. . - - - ,'
af-Tbe mtitens ; of Bangor; Maine; own
about $2,000,000 worth of property beyond the
limits of the oity. The amount of property in
the oity is $6,000,000. Within the past ten
years the oity lost the large sum of $2,000,000.
, BaT-The sum of $60,000 hat already been
subsoribed for the proposed line of packets
between Riohmond and Liverpool, with a view
to the establishment of a direot trade between
the two olties. The amount required it
. JBVT. Hamilton Vanandah, a story writer
and contributor to the Sunday papers of New
York, and formerly to some of the weekly
Cpert In this place, died. Is the former oity
it week. r He wit a native of Maryland, and
about thirty years of age. . ; t.
,jar"Two men, Joha' Basson and John
oaskint, while leaning against the rail of ,the
steamboat Afount Pioaiant, off CaaUe Pinoknty,
B. 0., a few daya ago, were drowned by the
rail giving way and precipitating them into
the water. . ... . -;v ; ";'
. 'B0Every Englishman is born in debt and
starts In life with" a burden. The Internet
upon tbe national debt is a pound sterling per
annum for every person In the realm, from
the babe in the eradle to tbe form bent with
age at the brink of .the grave.
JrtJenks," said aa impertinent Individ
ual to a ravenous boarder at Mrs. Slicer'a,
"hy ere yea like a weod-peokert" Jsnks
blushed, guessed, and gave it up. "Because,"
said tbe ether mischievously, "you run up a
long bin for grub.",, Pointed, but decidedly
inelegant. 1 ' ' , . '. ;
-pf No Ex-President has ever lived in
more studied retirement than Martin Van
Buren. ' 'He Is seldom away from hit home,
and never seems to covet a.Untlon of any
kind. On the 6th Inst he passed his seventy
seventh year. , He is saia to be writing a
memoir of his times. ' - aivii
BXTBIOBDMABT MiSBIiQtS AHD timialAB-
btaoss Rbxatiobliss Bilations A few
years ginoe a widower, a Mr.- W., with two
ohildren, both boys, entered into a matrimonial
union with a widow, Mrt. having two
daughters. . In tbe oourae of time the husband
died, leaving; two young children, a little boy
and girl. ",The eldest son of Mr. W. entered
into matrimonial union with hig step mother,
Mrs. W. ef course retaining the same name.
A child was born, a line bouncing little female.
This being the state of the ease, who can tell
tbe precise relation the parties have with each
other? The step-son becomes the step-father
to. those who, oy law, are his step-sisters,
while the step-mother becomes the wife ef her
step-ton.1; This It plain enough, but what It
the exact relationship of the little babe to the
elder daughters of Mrs. Ff ' Can it be a stop
sister, when its father, the husband of their
own mother, is their step-brother? It would
seem so.' . '-' v -
But the seoond son of Mr. W. married hit
step-sister, Miss P., and they have been blessed
with a ooaple of children, who would seem to
be first cousins to the first offspring of Mrs. W.
But how can they be first cousins when Mrs.
W. is their grand-mother? or how oan they be
Sand cousins when they never had a grand
tier? This seems to be a sort of perplexing
riddle that may puule a PhiUdilphU lawyer
to unravel. In all this intermarriage it will
be teen that blood relations have been avoided,
and thus the Injunctions of Nature have not
Portland (Mo.) Argus
StoKoa Mabio Fiohti A Dusl with thb
Mak iota or 1 Madpjd TBtlMt. The brutal
treatment which Madame Grial has experi
enced at the hands of the high-born, well
bred, potato-hurling, howling audience Which
frequents the Italian Opera hers, has given
rise to muoh recrimination. Slgnor Mario hat
naturally-resented these gross' and brutal
Insults on a lady whose former fame should
have seoured her an Immunity at least from an
Insult. : But in bis remonstrances, he has been
met by the remark, that during the hey-dey
of her prosperity, Madame Grisi disdained to
aooopt any of the brilliant offers of the Madrid
managers,! and that she. only does so now,
when her oraoked and broken voice fails to
prceure any price in tbe market. Many
angry disousslons have arisen on this matter,
and at last they have resulted in at duel, which
came off yesterday. The principals were
Signor Mario and Ssnor Ban Miguel, the
direotor of tbe Prlnoipe Theater. After sev
eral passes, and both- combatants were
wounded, the one in the face, the other in the
arm, tbe seoondg interfered, and the honor of
both was declared soot free. Neither has been
seriously hurt; indeed, Mario would be able to
sing again next week, were his servloss re
quired, but he will dsoline ever again to slog
In this capital. ' "
Tbi Last Dats op tbb Authob or thb
'Bkiitcb Boob." N. P. Willis, in the Bmt
Journal, after giving an' account' of thtlast
days and funeral of Washington Irving, says:
1 Mr. Irving had been for some time aware Of
the uncertain tenure -of his life with the
disease at his heart whloh has now ended it so
suddenly. He fully anticipated an instan
taneous stopping of the fluttering pulse, and
was, therefore, careful never to be left atone
but he talked cheerfully of dying. My com
panion home, after the funeral, (Mr. GrlnneU,)
was one of our party when the beloved author
accompanied us on a visit to "Sleepy Hol
low," two years ago-a privileged day, whloh
I described In the Bom oumofatthe time)
and ho reoalled to my mind the peculiar un
hesitatlDgness with which Mr. Irving pointed
out to us, as ws drove past it in the carriage,
the old oburoh which was his family burying
ground. "It Is soon to be my resting-plaoe,"
he said, expressing it in the tone of an habitual
thought, and returning immediately to the
lively conversation suggested by the historic
scenery we Were passing through. And to
this place he was borne and laid to 'rest, yes
terday "Blessed of the lord," we may well
believe, In having been "found ready,"
HABuoNiors Mabbiagb or Gbbbbal Jack
Bob. Psxton, in bis life of Jackson, says: :('
It was a happy marriage a very happy
marriage one - of the happiest ever con
tracted. They loved one another dearly.
They held each other in the highest respect.
They testified the love and respect they en
tertained for one another by those polite at
tentions whloh lovers can not but ezobange
before marriage and after marriage. Their
love grew as their years increased, and beoame
warmer as their blood beoame colder. No
one ever heard either address to the other a
disrespectful, an Irritating, or unsympathiglng
word. They were notes familiar as Is now
the fashion."' He remained Mr. Jaokson to
her always never General; still less Andrew.
And he never called her Raohel, but Mrs,
Jackson, or wife. A prosaic habit this which
we can not commend Bo. Meanwhile let
it be understood that our hero has now a home,
where lives a friend, true and fond, to wel
come his return from "wilderness courts," to
obeer his stay,- to lament his departure, yet
give him a motive , for going forth; a home
wherein whatever manner of man he might
be elsewhere he was, always gentle, kind
and patient :: T - v: V,,
Naw Kailboad Bracks. Mr. Fairbalrn re
cently read a paper before the British Scientific
Association, on the subject of experiments to
determine the efflcleney of continuous and
self-acting brakes, for railway trains. On this
tubjeot it was stated that the most Important
communication whloh had yet been made was
the report of Tolland to the Bailway Depart-'
ment of the Board of Trade," The brakes with
which Tolland experimented were, it appears,
those Which, as improvements on the common
baud-brakes have commanded most snooess.
Similar experiments were afterward made on
similar brakes, which Mr. Fairbalrn was called
on to carry out br the directors of the Lanca
shire and Yorkshire Bailway. ' The general
result of all the various experiments show that
a train oeuld be stopped by what are known as
Fay and Nswall's brakes, at a velocity of
twenty miles an hour, in 23.4 yards; at forty
miles an hour, la 93.8 yards; at fifty miles aa
hour, In 148,8; and at sixty miles aa hour, la
311.5, yards. ,t m" 'y
: . 1 ''':: k
"' Ebslamd vs. Abbbica AT PlSBOB 8flOOTr.
We lean through the postcript to our friend
"CensorV' letter that Mr. Klngpwho -presented
himself la England a the Chsmplon of
America at bird or bigeon shooting, has been
beaten t solemn arbitrament with Mr; Wood,
of Birmingham, in a matoh at forty-six birds,
of whloh Mr. King only killed thirty-one,
while Mr. Wood brought down thirty-nine.
It appears, however, that Mr. King was not
well, and was at the time of shooting suffering
under a severe cold that thickened all his
faculties and rendered hit vision bad. The
matoh is to be renewed, when, perhaps, he
may redeem bis laurels. WWcmTi Spirih , a
, f . f , mm - - i ;.
'PABbO OF A PtSTtV PsiSOBBB. GoVStBor
Wise, of Virginia, pardoned Sarah Campbell,
a young woman about nineteen years of age,
out ofl the Penitentiary, recently. She is
from Wheeling, Virginia, and beautiful In face
and figure. Bhe was convicted of receiving
stolen goods, and sent to the Penitentiary for
the term of one year. The girl's story Is that
the goods were brought to her by her lover,
and she. not supposing that they had been
obtained by undue means, received them. No
doubt she Is innocent, and If she is not, she Is
pretty; and that, as the world's gallantry goes,
is far more serviceable,1 .--a r,i s. ..;.
LATEST BY TELEGRAPH
XXXVIth CONGRESS—1st SESSION.
Wabbinotob, December, 10. The Senate is
not In session to-day. -
HOUSE Mr. Hickman, of Pennsylvania,
moved an amendment to the journal. No
mention had been made therein of his resolu
tion for the adoption of the plurality rule.
The Clerk said that the resolution ws
i was merely
read for information.
Mr. Hiokman insisted he had a right to offer
the resolution, which took preoedenoe of all
other questions. Heasked for a decision of the
, Messrs. Grow, of Pennsylvania, and Wash
borne, of Maine, oontended that Mr. Hiokman
had a right to Introduce the resolution.
Mr. Houston, of Alabama, took the opposite
tide of the argument. . . ,
, Mr. Stanton, of Ohio, said that even he
should yield the floor, to which he was entitled.
The resolution could not be entertained now,
as other questions were pending.
; Mr. Began, of Texas, took occasion to say
that the plurality resolution was designed to
enable men to vote Indirectly for a Black
Republican, when they would not come up
like men and vote direotly for such a nominee.
'Mr. Hiokman replied that the remark did
not apply to him. He should vote for a Be
pablloan in preference to any gentleman who
sustains this Administration. (Applause on
the Republican side, intermingled with hisses
from the other side.)
Mr. Regan said that nobody doubted the
gentleman would vote for a Republican as
against a Democrat He repeated that tbe ob-
jtot of this unlawful attempt to act upon that
resolution was to smeia gentlemen from the
responsibility of doing indirectly what they
would not do direotly.
' Mr. Hiokman I have never conoeded any
where what my ultimate notion would be. I
prefer the election of a sound Democrat , By
that I mean a Democrat opposed to this Ad
ministration an Anti-Leeompton Democrat
I hare endeavored for a week to eleot such a
man, but I am beginning to fear that I shall
be unable to consummate that work,- I be
lieve that either a friend of the Administra
tion or a Republican is ultimately to be elected
Speaker. I am frank to say, in that event, I
have decided on the choice of the latter. I
have offered this resolution for the purpose of
reaching an organisation. If the Administra
tion party suooeed, I truat I shall submit In a
becoming spirit, . I am perfectly willing that
every man in the country should know my
views.. Xet the motion to amend the Journal
be put to the House to deoide.
Mr. William Smith, of Virginia, said that
the motion was unnecessary, in his view, of
the subject. If the gentleman moans to vote
fw the Republican nominee, he and those
thinking with him can do so,' and thus ends
the question. No man who has witnessed that
gentleman's eonrso for the last two years could
doubt that be would, at last, land In tbe Re
publican ranks. He says he wants a sound
Democrat elected, and yet he will rote with
Republicans. Who does he fool by suoh a
dootrine? The members' of the Democratic
arty are here to. perform a high and holy
aij t their country. .1 Want him to be un
derstood as a . Black-Republican, who only
takes the name of Democrat for the purpose of
hoodwinking and misleading. Let me ask
him if he would vote for Mr. Bosook to-day if
he would rise and say he was opposed to the
Mr. Hickman frankly and unequivocally re
plied that he would not, because Mr. Booook
sustained the Administration in every thing
it has done, and he (Hiokman) was note
believer in eleventh hour repentonce. Laugh
ter. He would continue to regard himself as
a Democrat, notwithstanding the remarks of
the gentleman from Virginia. It is a question
that will be decided by the whole country
whether Jsmes Buohanan or those who hold
to the sentiments of the Clnoinnatl Platform
In its integrity, embody the Democratic senti
A lengthy discussion ensued between Messrs.
Horace F. Clark, of New York, and William
Smith, of Virginia, on political principles.
Mr. Clark said he never was and never
would be a sectional man. He was a repre
sentative of tbe great city of New York, a city
which oould not afford to send a seotional man
to Congress. He did not regard the Republi
can party at an Abolition party. He defined
Abolitionists as those who interfere by vio
lence with the relation of master and slave.
The recent affair at Harper's Ferry furnished
a strong illustration of praotioal Abolitionism
In its most hideous form. If there were Abo
litionists who would contribute money or
otherwise to make compensation to the master
for the terrloe of his slave and in considera
tion of the surrender of his title, he knew
there were thousands of ihem at the North.
Mr. Smith said he was well acquainted with
Mr. Clark, and did not believe there was an
Abolition feeling in his heart or a drop of Abo
lition blood in his veins. He said Mr. Booook
was not put up beoause he was an Administra
tion man, but because he had been long an
honored Democrat - He denounced the in consistency
of Mr. Clark's conduct in being
eleotedaa a Demoorat and refusing to act
with the parry.
Iv answer to an inquiry put by Mr. Clark,
whether tin Smith would deem it as good
ground for a dissolution of the Union If he
should find the people of the North combined
as a sectional party against the South, Mr.
Smith replied that whenever the combination
of a majority ig formed for the purpose of
waning on the constitutional rights of any
section of the Union, I am oat Applause.
Air. Clark So I am, sir, but you have not
answered my question. -"
Sir. Smith said he would not undertake to
say that it any particular man should be
elected President he would immediately favor
a dissolution of the Union. "Sufficient unto
the day ie the evil thereof." "v
v Mr. Curry, of Ala., made a lengthy speech
on Abolitionism. He did not propose to hold
the Republican party responsible for exoesses
committed by men holding anti-slavery opin
ions; he did not intend to charge that party
with complicity In the raid lately made into
Ylrstnla; he was willing to allow the mantle
of ignorance to cover the act of the signing of
a rvcammenuauon ot an tnoenuisry pamph
let; but he made this averment that the ideas,
piinoiples and politics of the Republican
party s re necessarily hostile to the Constitu
tion and the rights and interests of the South.
As for the recent invasion mads into Virginia,
although disavowed and repudiated, and, as
he had no doubt,honestly and conscientiously,
by most of tbe gentlemen on tbe other side,
was, in his judgment, the necessary, Iogioal
and inevitable sequence of their principles
and doctrines. He proposed to show the effect
and the necessity In consequence of this anti
slavery agitation and feeling.
The Republican party had been driven by
events into the assumption of doctrines from
whioh a few years ago they would have shrunk.
Mr. Curry referred to the law in some of the
States, giving negroes ths right of suffrage, to
the operation ef the underground railroad, and
to the frequent resistance of the Fugitive-slave
Law,' and argued that the South had good
reason to be under apprehension. He aekod
"If you had the power of the government to
abolish slavery, and render slave property in
secure, would yon not do it?" -
Sir. Kllgore, of Indiana No, not la the
Mr. Curry Why, in the free States, no leg
islation would be necessary on the tubjeot, but
yea would gradually narrow and limit our
ground until ail would have to flee front the
country of our occupanoy and residence. J I
say boldly that the animating principle of the
Republican party is opposition to the exten
sion of slavery in the Territories. This is the
ligament whioh binds the heterogeneous mass
together. Without that you would fall to
nieces at once. Governor Chase, in a recent
speech, had suggested that every Government
official should he a person Imbued with anti-
siavery doctrines, ana tnat tnat pnnoipie
should be one of the tests for getting appoint
ments. If the North elected Seward or Chase,
or any other member of the Republican party,
on a seotional platform, suoh an election was
to be resisted to the. disruption of every tie
which binds together tbia great Confederacy.
Applause from the Democratic beaches.
Mr. Curry referred to the recent Union de
monstrations at the North. He said that
though they were more or less qualifying as
evinolcg a returning sense of justice at the
North, yet they amounted to nothing. - They
were not the true index of puhllo opinion.
The test of public opinion was through the
ballot-box; and looking to this test he found
that New England stood here arrayed in a
solid phalanx against the constitutional rights
of the South ; that Naw York stood here with
but four or five representatives disposed to be
friend the South and Southern interests. The
same was true, in a greater or less extent, in
regard to Pennsylvania, Ohio and other States.
-When he looked at these Indications, he was
not to be lulled into security by demonstra
tions at Union meetings. . A
, The patriotic declarations and eloquent vin
dication of the Union, were but as the singing
of the Ciroe, the voice of the charmer charm
ing never so wisely, lulling the South and
driving the North in regard to thestupend
outness of the crisis. If they were earnest in
these declarations, let them give to the South
something practical, substantial and practica
ble ; let them, go home and repeal their per
sonal liberty bills,, their habeas corpus aots,
their mandamus acts. Let them execute the
Fngttive-alare Law ; " let them open their
prisons for the safe-keeping of fugitive slaves;
let them refuse contributions of money to olr-
oulate incendiary pamphlets at ths South ; let
them turn out of this hall and the Senate the
men who come to insult and stigmatize the
OUth. - i: ' :. .,- .
These would be Indications of public opinion
and tests of returning justices He would not
deny that there existed in his State serious
apprehensions in regard to the consequences
of this-ag.lte.tion. -There Were men at the
South, while wishing that this Government
might continue prosperous and happy, still
reoognised the faot that olouds and darkness
were gathering over the future,'-whioh only
the eye of the seer oould penetrate.1' Bis con
stituents looked solely to- the -Democracy of
the North as the National allies of tbe Con
stitution and the South. . .Admitting that bad
men had sometimes used the prestige of the
Democracy for ill, and had abused its confi
dence, still they must recolleot that it had been
fruitful of great names and great deeds in
war. , It had' been the country's friend in
peace, it had contributed largely to the coun
try's prosperity, and its disbsndment . now
would be a serious calamity. , .:. ' . -
In oritloal periods of the country's history,
it had been the savior of the Constitution and
the defender of the country's honor. Its prin
ciples had become part of our mental habi
tudes, and he trusted it - would be adequate to
the stupendous conflict ahead of us. ' -
If, said he, the Demoorats and our ' Ameri
can friends should not be able to interpose for
the seourity of the South and the protection
of the Constitution, I shall-counsel the people
of my State to offer most effectual resistance,
and shall urge them to fling themselves back
on their reserved rights and upon the inalien
able sovereignty of the State to which I owe
my first and last allegiance. Applause from
the Democratic benches and galleries. - 11 - -
Mr. Kellogg, of Illinois I. would do an In
sult to my feelings and sense of propriety if I
did not take tbe earliest opportunity to make
an apology to this House lor the much to be
regretted occurrence whioh took place in this
hall yesterday. It was an offense to its
dignity, a breach of its harmony and decorum,
and for It I tender to this body my regrets
and my apology. - - .
Mr. Logan, of : Illinois After what has
been said by my worthy oolleague, I conoeive it
to be my duty to say to this House that, if in
the excitement of yesterday I violated any of
the rules of this House, or Its deoorum, I
i egret It very muoh, and hope It will not tend
to mar any of my relations with the members
of this House.
' Mr. John Coahrane After this restoration
of the entente tordiaU, I move that the House
do now adjourn.. Carried Yeas, 112; Nays,
The House adjourned at 2:45 P. M.
P., Ft. W, and C. R.
Pittsbubo, December . 10. This morning
the District court granted a rule upon Joseph
K. Edeerton. Receiver for the Pittsburg-, Fort
Wayne and Chicago Railroad, appointed by
the Circuit Court of the Northern Diatriot of
Ohio, to show cause why an attachment should
not issue against him for obstructing T. Has-
kins Dupuy in the disobarge or. his duties as
Sequestrator. A hearing was had this after
noon. Edgerton applied for time to answer
and appear by counsel. , The Court fixed
Saturday next for argument, upon a promise
made by Mr. Edgerton, In open Court, that he
would not interfere with Dupuy In the dis
cbarge of his duties as Sequestrator in Penn
sylvania nntll the question of jurisdiction Is
settled. i. - ... , :
Mr. Dufmy is sow In undisputed custody of
tne roaa, ana is operating tne tame.
Millbdoobvillb, Ga., 10. The
Democratic State Convention, now In session
here, has adopted a resolution recommending
the claims of Hon. Howell Cobb for the Presi
dency. A number of the members of the Con
vention have withdrawn, urging that the Con
vention is irregular and unauthorised.
Chibbsb Suoar-Cabb. Tbe oultivatloa o
the Cbinese sagar-eane. savs the New Havsn
Journal, has been snoeessfal in North Gnilford,
Conn,, this veer, although the season was not!
at all favorable. Two and a half aores ofl
cane produced thirteen barrels of ehoios mo
lasses. The producers sent to the South for
one or uodge i sugsr-muu to extraot the
sirup. ' - '-' -. ,
, .- ,i -s ' .' . y
Jjiigi Attsbdakob ' or Aoso Pbssons at a
WgDDiHO. A marriage was eelebrated 1 at
Wellington!. Conn., on ThanksuTivinpr eve. at
the residenoe' of the bridegroom's father, In'
presenoe ot a great-great-grandmotiier, great
grandfathers, and great-grandmother, grand
father and grandmother, father, mother and
ohildren in all forty-one of one family. . u
Tbb Ehqmsh Cbiobbtbib. The eleven, or
rather the twelve, arrived at Liverpool safely
on Friday night, 18th tilt, aftor a ver rough
passage. The erioketers of England are making
arrangements to tender them a publio dinner.
Qeorge Parr's Amsriean sketohes at the sn
tertainment will ao donbt be interesting and
Wilkes's Spirit of the Times.
Aif Extaordirabt SAeTi-kLlenlL Ooloffei
Peel, in writing to the London Field, states,
that when ont deer-stalking oa a moor on the
Island of Lewis, he flred a distance of one hun
dred end twenty-four yards at a ttag,and killed
hint aad two hinds at the same shot. The ball
passed through all three, killing; them dead
ob the spot. UAii ; :v- ; n.
RATES OF ADVERTISING;
-' TlftMS-CASH;. .-.-'.
Advertisements sot sioeedlng five U'ns?'(ABatef-'-
Onataeertlo....B SBIOna war tl O"
Two ,, t at I One month .t.' s to
Larger sripertfaeasnts Inserts at the BdtowJaf iu
... ratMfcr anoan often Itneeprless!
One Iraterttou. .B Ml Two weeks. J& Of
Each addi'nal In. I Three weke i
One weh...... 1 7 I On month o
Job PiixLtmpT r,","..-
Ia all Its branches, does with aeataeee an ddpatth
,-.:. Decern ear T 1858.
mms s rovs has now been bkfork
Jt. the public three seasons, and owing to its pop
&nd InrimaaAd demAnd. wa have been com.
to make two more sires harlng 811 site
nnmnleb,. suitable, from the smallest family on to
the i.rffeat olaea boardlnff-house. The oelebritr
these H tores have gained for themeel.ee oan not hit
too nlgtil)" appreciated, as fWJ (Mail? baring them
In ties can trnlr testify.
Thanking the public for their generous support, ft
la our determination to supplj tbe wanta of the com-.
mnnity witn tne nenente wdich a practical mecnaa-,
cal education can only enpplr.
ADAMS & PECKOVER
Inveatera, Proprietors Ac Manufacture
. NOVELTY , IRON FOUNDER? 7
33 3 ;
fourth-st;, near smith, cin p.
. : V " j ...,.' 4U, il' ' ,.."-,' . .- ':- "-
We beg lee. Ye, most rapestfnltr, tv eer the follow
Ing certf Aeatee and reference ofC amities using the
Alligator, whloh will, at a glaum, remove all deuhta
of its Intrinsic merits: - ,
For some months I hare been using the Alllgattir
Coal Cooking Store. Its superior cook tag qnalitloa,
combined with its cleanliness, mnaterentiianr accura
te the owners a largo aUarpafpubliopatronago. ,vj
l.have bean wains oneaf Messrs. Adams A P'Rk-
over's Alligator Cook Stoves for some months, wbirh
gives entire satisfaction- in every respect, and can
cheerfully reoomniend it to those who are In want of
a superior cook stove. n. n. iiaaiui.
For the last year I have been using t he Alligator
Coal Cooking Stove, manufactured by Messrs. Adnm
AFeckover, which I. consider a superior stove, and
ivoe me utmost sausiaotion, it is tne oniy sieve i
lave found that oooka perfectly with coal.
For some time past I have bean using onaof of ere.
Adams A Peckovet'a Alligator Coal Cooking Stoves,
and can recommend them as being a superior stove,
giving entire satisfaction in every respect.
U0 vuenjjaijj, vvtu jnercnaut.
I cheerfully Indorse the above.
, .......... JOHRKXBXZB.
Hoa. Judge MoLean, CI IT- Joseph W. Wayne, 301, Me ,
ton, M. Brooks, Mt. Anbnrn
Hon JudgelLeavitt, MB. Jtev. W. S. Kennedy, t
Fifth-street. . John-street,
Judge Van Ham, Kt J. P. Jonee, 224 Foorth,
ronrth, Ir. Morton, 334 Fourth,
JndgeHoadly.msd,"- ' D. Thatcher, 3Ueorge,
lr. Kolker, 08 Sth, - - - , Wm. Jolly, H6f.th, -, ,
Cin.Orchdti Aeyinm.KIm, Jos. Talbott, 400 7th.
John Kebler,3tV4th, - Bo. .Getimndaner, 13ft Smith
F. Bmitn. firm or Lincoln, a. u. "imams, wai.uiue.
Smith 4 Warnook, - , Mrs. Meason, DOS 4th,
a. Valletta, M74th, , Mrs. Uylanil.324 4tb,
N. O. MoLean, Olendale, Mrs. Howitt, SI K. 4th,
Jos. Bushnell.coal mer. Sirs. McPherson.B. X. oor.
Jaa. Epy, 2084th, Sixth and Race,
JTjeflroy, Eng. Oaa Was, A. A. Clark, Timea office,
T. 11. xeatman, Htorrs'ip, r. Jj. weaver, xsjosii,
A. w. pranciico, rresa i. r. miuuiau, waeu
Office. - - iiiHlon Institute,
A. Hughes, Commercial, . John A. Hook, Ooorga
W. B. Weils, Uia'ti Type I . r. urpoxM, is jonn
Jackson M. Noble, 411 3d.
uu.n. i-? wvuu.
B.C. Boss, 284 longworth,'
Chas. Goodman. 343 4h.
11. naciunan, .oo jm,
Cbaa. ilhadwlck. 304 4tb, ,
T. W. sgrague, i7tn, .
Mr. Honshton. lftigtb. -i
John 0. Morris, llSMilL
J.A.Stacy, 444 Sth,
Gibson A M'Bonald, Vine
- Isaao Marsh, 8BH ffeorge,
Ham P. Langdon, It (Kb ,
J. H. Fnlweiler, Loug
worth and Western-row,
Alf. Burnett, 164 6th,
-.- t ' noil
Wm.Comstock, 361 4th,
O. Hole, 361 7ttt,; : '-' -J
. Harvey, 307 Longworth
John Anderson. 41J 4th.
Jonathan Ogden, 190 4th,
w. w. wooua,'
A (Jo.'a netu
' : o O L, Xj 'i
, t.V; tit, t.,;.i .'.-,:;.' i i-J !;.'.
J e.i ;m v-i . S m - l- I-
' :' Door Locks,
r. us car asd switch locks,
J Door and Qate-Springi, -
J HOUSE BELL MATERIALS,
s Bells Hung, Keys Fitted.
, The pnbllc are reapeotfnlly invited to call and ex.
amine the various patterns and prioes. All Jobbing
promptly attended to ' '
. - OEORGB DIoGREQOR,
. no2cm Ho. 133 Fifth-street, 2d door from Base.
A. B. COLVILLE,
- ' Seals Mnnnfaotnrer, "
No. 41 Kast Beoond-street, between Sycamore and
Broadway, Cincinnati, keeps every description of .
Cenmer, Platform, Cattle, Rallroma Depot,
and Track goalee! Trnoka, -Iroat
Bepalrng done on the shortest notice. nol-4a
B. KITTEEDGE & CO.
134 MAfN 8TB11T, OIBOI aATI, O. '
KITREDQE it FOL.SOM,
St Bt, Charles street. Hew Orlaaas, La
Impertere efChsaeeV Bpcrtlne Apparatuat
ASD DS1L1IS IS 8CB POWPSa.
' RAILROAD HOTEL.
(Fronting ths Bteamboat Landing.)
North-east Corner Broadway and Front.
' . OIBOIHWATI, OBIO.
i :K.F. lByESINO, Proprietor.
W1L MOREHOUSE: & CO.,
HAsorACTttaias ui psaiiss n- ' '
FTJRITITOM, CHAIRS AND ALL
kinds of Mattresses aad Bedding, at the old
stand. No. 1M eyoamore-atreet, east aide, Ml ween
fourth and Fifth-streets, seventh stort. ebora
Fourth-street, Church Pews lined and cusAioned
All orders promptly attended to. o-l-om
" H. (3AMPBELL & CO-
MANUYAOTUBXRS OP BAR, SHKET
and Boiler Iron. Plow Blabs, Bailroe Spike
Kte. Auu, Agents tor the sale of 1 ronton BPe Malls
Warerooms Mo. It last Beeond fltroet, Clpinnat t
ffhlo. ' - ....... .a
SXVA11 kinds Iron made to order. - . lot
" LCEDERT BYL,
CLEANER OF SINKS AND VAULTS,
No.se Birth-street, between Vine and Haae, In
the Medical College, Clnoinnatl, Ohio. Peraees who
mar favor him wit
fnality and low prices,
m ineir paironage.oaa rely a anna.
ffloncy! Ivloncy! money !
eetjv Ur '- -i- .ii i . , i a.
f rf - ( LOAN OFFICE. . - a
. Kemevedfreaa 30 West SUth.acraet. , ,
MONK LOANED ON WATCHES, JaTW.
, XLBY and all kinds of Maiebaadlae. al ov
rates of Tnlere.it, at Ho. 171 Vin. -street, Mweei
pwruisa" 'nmm " " ' t "
'v Dining and Coffed Saloon,
' ' H0. SIX FIFTH-8T1IM, BOtftH BID, ':
-.iP') i.l (Mearthecornerof Vine,)
vl v -C. I VIUKSIM, Praprteter. i , .-
Of stnand Oasts served in all styles., Meal al alt
ears '..' nolrm
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