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Old Series, vol:' 13. ;
' i : CLARKSVILLE, TENN., FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1805.
Old Scries, No. 22. i
Agricultural and Garden
80LK AGKNTS FOR !
Avery's Flows and Points !
T11K ATIRAXGEMKNTS MADK WITH THK
manufacturers of th above articles, and the
tin derslgned are tilth that purchasers In this market
can b supplied by us, at our Depot, t
Sign of " TENNESSEE IRON!"
FrauVlln nt., CLARK8Y11LE, TEXN.
At manufncturersprlc.es, with freight tod insurance
added, the muet approved patterns : '
Kentucky Harvesters, ,. Cutting faxes, , , .
Grain Cradles, ''
Grass Blades, :
Sugar Mills, '
Cook 's Evaporator,
Avory's Plow and Points,
And all kinds of
Farming ' Implements ! !
Grass Seed, Iron, Kails, Bait, Hydraulic ' Lime,
Wagon and Buggy Hubs, Spokes and
Felloes; Cistern Chains, ,.
Tubing and Boxen, i
Lentlier, Groceries, llollowaro, ; Powder and Shot,
Lead lVrcuseloa Car Safety Fuse, etc- etc. '
As we Intend keeping a full and coustaot supply
of the above, and many other articles wanted In
this market, at our Drixit, we respectfully ask all
Interested In getting the right artido at the right
price, to GIYK US A CAM t
Aug. 25-ly . , - (, FRECH k CO.
New Store and New Goods!
.era . F . .i it"
With Old Merchant.!
fTUIR undersigned has returned to ClarVsvllle,
X with a good stock of ' , '
i.i.. t '
Staple' Dry Goods,
I3oots arid Shoes,
A nd can lio fiitini t Turnlcy Fox's, Old fcland
with n. O. Keeace, where he will be pleased to see
bis old customers, nud as many new ones as wisn
to buy Goods, at
SMALL .PROFITS. FOR CASH
As I am determined to sill id the LOWEST rates,
Thankful for punt favors, nnd hope to receive a
hare or patronage in the future.
At Y III a' A St. tils
ti . A CARD.
I am now living with Mr. Whimker, nnd will be
plrit'd lo tuy old fi ieiuls mul cnslunmrs, anit
will sell Uirm auy gxis tncy may wain.
Sly U If J. K. ItllOAIiDl'S
, , ; rr-7-" ' : :
mi m AT T I L L ,
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Haiv Caps,' Bo6ts,Sh6es,
GROCERIES and HARDWARE,
' 1 FAXcr MTrdxs, '
Franklln-St., Clarksville, .Tenn.
JJT OIUKCT WILL UK TO KKRP AX
Ample and Well Selected Stock!
- And will sell upon as
GOOD TERMS !
AS ANY HOUSE IX THK TRADE I!
CALL AND EXAMINE
HODGSON & LINDLEY,
SOI. K ACKNTS WR Tltlf ' '
Kanawha. Salt Company,
f R0CF.UIKS fOlNTKY TRODITE,
Tin, Ilar4 and urtasttare, Oils,
rnlntt.'Hhtt I.rl, Jtc.
1500 RARXLKS SALT FOR SALE.
U u-tf H.
j. a. at.i.is, .
Fvrmrty of AMdrm, IKinihue k IV, Louun ill
ACTON, CLARK & CO.,
(Skvkk4 (ki Avinsi h WvvUutV)
1 11 O O O T) S ,
10 IWl Mnvt, M. Vine and lUce
Juy 11 in CI NCI SX ATI.
fPUR un.lv-mi snsl wuld ivna their lYieU
L and tlw putJic jenecally, that taa
Jewelry aul Watch Reprlrlug
!ieM ill lv cvMduetvsl ia the hlr uadee th
aM aad )! e4 A. H. MMtt.N, And
uU .11 a iwtv vf ItubllC MMXWlU,
All A euiiu.irxt K them will la
H and fWfcp;o t tx
rtx., Ju'v t. as.,l,e Snara,v ihelVt lflt,-e
-M MMtv'N. j CUikll!e, Aug. II, l-;vS
Julv Tl - if
NB.W : FIRM!
rpilR undersigned have purchased of W. J.
X C'aitiicr bis stock of .
FANCY GOODS, tC.
And will continue tho anmd kind of business, at
the same stand, (Thomas lira's old stand. 1'ubllc
Sutiare.) , ., ,...!
They will say for themselves tn mating tnoir
bow to the public, that every exertion will be made
on their part, to render the bouse worthy of the
patronage ami confidence of the public. They are
pn'imrou tu mruiou "
COl'XTRY MERCHANTS AND PHYSICIANS,
Ith the best articles In their line, at wholesale,
and at moderate profit.
Thry will sell lor CASH O.N LT, and wish to say
IMPRESSIVELY, to all who favor them with their
patronage, THAT THKY DO NOT WANT IT.
unless cash is paid at the time of purchase. This
rule they will strictly adhere tn, and no tickets or
memorandums will be made. They cannot anord
to pay rath fur goods, and sell tbem on a credit.
FINLET & STEWART,
THOMAS t BRO'S Old Stand, Pnb'le Square.
Aug. 25 y . ...,.'
J. F. MEHLHOPE & CO.,
' ' DIALERS IN " , A
Groceries, Wines and Brandioa,
WHISKEY, ALB, BEER, CIGARS,
General Auortmtnt of Confvctionerittt
FAXCY NOTIOXS, ETC., ETC
CLARKSVILLE, ' TENNESSEE.
IN FACT HOl'SEKEKPERiS CAS FIND MOST
As we Intend kerning a . .
Gtfiioral "Vfirictv' Store H
And will trll our C.oodi as LOW AS AX Y HOfSK
in the city. Sept. 1, '05-tf
f ort.D most rcpctflUlJ Inform (he cltlsenaof
tt I'lnrKsville and the pnMIc gi-iieralty, that
they lim e met-ntly cnlixrmHl thrir stiire and have
JtiKt Kecflvrd' from Xrw York,
. - .. A LAlttlE STlK'.OF
Fall -and JVinier
(Vnitliig of the iiiont vnrif I and eho:ce patters of
n.A10S, Dc LA INS,
rtU'LIXS, MERINOS, ..
SHAWLS, Etc., Et.
WehaveJiKt received the most complete stoek of
UK ADY-M ADE
CLOTHI IM C !
, Hat$, , Trunks, , u
TO KNAIU.K US TO CilVR THK
WR HAVE CONSTANTLY At
BUYER IN NEW YORK CITY.
W. We have secured the arrvli'M of V'r. WM.
IIAl.TIIROP, ail elrienced Merchant, and one of
the Iwet Snlmnnen in the Mate, Who win ploaard
to see and wait upon his old customers ami friends.
Aug. 35-tf BIOIH BROTHERS.
ftcfi. Wanted in cichange for HOODS or CASH,
Dri.l reaclies, Feather, Wool, (liusriig, Iteeswax,
and Country Produce gvnerally, for which the beet
pnere wui v pii.
CHAPMAN & CO.,
Produce and Commission Merchants,
H'iacs and Lijortt ir?K-are, ixuUUry,
lloota atnd Shoe a,
WOOD AND WILLOW WAKE, ,
HATS, CA F8, TOBACt CIGARS, STC
, . . riixsu araarr,
ALL kinds of Country lruduc takea ia ex
ebanee rVw Oomla. ' ' '
Advaant niade on Tobacco, Flour and other
IVhIuc fr shipment to our friends ia Louisville,
Cincinnati or New otk
July 14 '
Late uf IWvill Ky, with
STADLER, BROTHER & CO.,
' . ittwavia or Au ivaAlam ta
CLOTHS. CASIMKILS. YKSTINGS
tivata' r'umUhn( ttooda,
Aiad MunulUcturrra r ltlUg.
a. JW siW.i ntfrim fMKf vvJits.
S,v U IWl Mrwt. North Sid, and 1 1 1 Wee
lhttNl UU Yiuc and K,
"r- ' J t
r. t t -r
And have uwe nf thuea
Charming Poarl Pictures Taken 1
Yey are nil lb rage w, aid the Ute4
lluag la rUotsh. Mr, 1 huixhell hat rln-el
lb ptte f Urn
I Mt, aad all tre aty I 4
vrviak's tMd tia!'vr, INih-
a. iioasRERuKa .. .,... ....Jons r. uouss.
HORNBERGER & HOUSE, .
Attorneys at Law,
CLARKSTILLI, TE5X. '
Office upstairs over Nlxon'i Store In old Rail
road office. BcpU 8, '5-Jm
' LAW XOTICE.
HENRY. & T. F. HENRY,
WILL attend to all law business confided to
them In the 7th Judicial District and the
Supreme Court at Nashvllla, Tenn.
Umce on rumic square, vmrasvuie, icon. :
8ept. 1, '65,-tf ,. .
W. A. QUARLES,
Attorrioy at 'Uaw,
CLARKSVIUI, Tills. '
Sept. 1, lB65-tf " '
astiicb a. imta. i. a... . a, nrri.
SMITH & FEFFER,'
Attorneys & Counsellors at Law,
SOLICITORS IN CHANCE T,
(lnlm and Boanty Agents.
tar Wilt practice In the State and U. 8. CourU
of Tenneate. Office on Strawberry Alley, near the
8quare. - - Sept. 1,65 tr
t. JAT BUCK,
J. C. MCMSLLS.
Lata Judge Adv.
Dint Mid. Tenn.
U. b. A
BUCK & McMULLEN,
ATTORNEYS AT LAW. and REAL ESTATE
AND CLAIM AGENTS,
' Will practice In the State and Federal CourU.
: HAVING served, as officers In the U. 8. Army,
will have facilities to pronecute successfully all le
gitimate claims agniuat the Uovcrnment. ,
Clarksvlllo, Tuniu, Aug. 4, 1865. .
Dr. W. C
Tin IX prertlro Meillclne In Clarksvlllo, and
IT vlclnltv. OIHce, at hts frsldcnec, laUly oc-
cupled by Joseph Johnson.
Sept. 19, '6S 3m
TIT? TT M AP5P.T!. ...
S i ibo q n D o n t i s t ',
' CLARKSVILDE, TKNN.,'
rUKN'TTCRK liis vervlres to the citizens of tho city
X and vicinity, In the different branches of his
profession. , . r .
. A No. 1 Second hand case of Dental lustruraentl,
with plate tools, nil complete, for sale.
B51 tru-e, hi b) nwnt cue door east or ur,
Sonpers. .Vli.i July 14-tf
BELL & SHERIDAN,
Opposlto the Market Honip, Prauktln-at
.CLARKSVILLE, TB.NX. (i,r :; i
Sept. 1, 'C3.-ly ' ' ":r
War Claim and County
Attorneys and Claim Agents.
TTAVR uuvirpiiatcd facilitlrs for the transActlon
11. of all kinds of murine wherein the ttov
eminent is a party. They prosecute and collect
claims against the Tntled States for Tensions,
UountVj Arrears of ray, and for property ( taken.
uieo or UMtroy eij, imrmg uie wnr; . . i yt
S'itemlH'r l, '65. tf
PRESLEY A. BYRNE,
Forwarding and Commission
ME ItCHA N T,
. . . . ,
AND STEAMBOAT AGENT
H'ARRUOCSKLewr XnJx M Aar,
R. H. WILLIAMS,
DRY GOODS, BOOTS, SHOES
J ATS AXP CAPS,
G racovios; ' Trunks, &c
?"raia-f, CLAUKSVILLK, TKNN. .
W. S. POINDEXTEH & CO
WUOLKSALI AND KITAIL
An esAtiaa ia
Iron, Salt, Cement,
CW. JVanaaa omi Jfarkst Sm.
A B. i! RANT, Prtprirtor.
TT AVIXft leaned this well known Itoine from Ur.
JL C. M. Stewart, lam now renovating and ra
ttling It (Air the accommodation of the public
When Uie arraupmeuts being made am completol,
tt will be a Hotel tn all its appointments. The
publie are revpretfulty Invited to call, as the best
the maiket afford, prepared In style, will be served
at all time.
JVJ IMit and attentive servants w III be In at
tea.lane In every department,
ujr Mra. Kituv a Utdv of lorui experience,
ave ireneral suef TutUm of the ladies and culinary
The Ibane at Tail's Station will be kt4 up,
kcrrlof wre, for the acviiiiHKUtMtt of the trawling
rotutttauitv, Uepv Uully,
" JOHN CONROY,
COUNTRY PRODUCE, &C
CLAUKSVILLFs . TF.NNKRK.
T.r KnS nstantl en hand and) line of Fawilv
. IV iin of ih Iwt auality,
nd olfers tka
k (he publw upoa
iiii..t. fir.rW. aa.ra ia the liasiti e
thetiiy it h j' J. f.
rsixTitt) wciklt, etiar ramiT nonnino, rr
NEBLETT & aitANT,
pusLisncM and raomtrroRi.
TormgThrea DoUars per Year.
StiT No nam mltrtd on our booki Ml tht sua
itription it paid or.Jf ' '. i , ' "
Term of Ad rer tilings
Twelve Linei or Leu ConttiluU a Square.
One Square, one week, 9 I 00
One Square, two weeks,....,...,.... i........ , 1 60
One Siiara, three weeks,...' . ' 1 00
One Hinare, one month, 1 60
One Square, two months, 4 60
On Square, three months, 6 00
One Square, six month!
One Square, twelve months, .
Two (Squares, one month,
Two Squares, two months,,
wo Squares, three months,
Two Squares, tlx months...,
Two Squares, twelve months,.
Three Hiuarea, one month,
Three Squares, two months,
Three Squrres, three months,..,
Three 8quarea, six months,
Three Squares, twelve months,.,
Quarter Colnmn, one month,..).
Quarter Column, two months,,
Quarter Column, three months,.
Quarter Column, six months, ,
Quarter Column, twelve months,
One Third Column, one month.........
One Third Column, two months
Uue Third Column, three months,....,
One Third Column, six months, ,
One Third Column, twelve months,
. . . t- ' !
iisii wiumn, one monia,.
Half Column, two months.........
Half Column, three months, ,
Huir Column, six months, a. ',, 1,.. I M.,
nan Loiumn, iwetve uionins,...
Three Quarter Column, one month,
Three Quarter Column, twomoutbs,,.,.
Three Quarter Column, throa'tuohths,...,
Three Quartet Column, six months,
Three Quarter Column, twelve months
One Column, one month,
One Column, two months,.,
One Colnmn, three montln,
One Column, six months, ......... ......
One Column, twelve months,,.
ta?" The ahoot art prteittljt las omm prleu w
thargat Jot atlvrranny prior to lltt tear.
From the Washington Star.
The Maryland UrgMrnUon Law to bo
y . Tested. "' r ; ;
A mandamus cano hits been brought up
in the Circuit court Tor . Jilontoruer
county, aitting at Rockvillo, lion. Samuel
II. Rcrry, Judge, downed to toat the con
stitution and law cf Maryland, bo fnr an
rotates to tho registration of voters and
tho question of tho ex pott facto nature
of tho law requiring suck registration
Tho sttbjoct was brought befoto tho court
n the forht of a . petition for a writ of
mnudaruu,. by Mown. Robert. J: Brent,
W. Viora.Uowie, Georgo Potor and i John
Brewer, counsel for Mr. Thomas Ander
son, a citiion of Montgomery county, who,
in a written protest, dated AugUHt 29, at
Rockvillo, Md., and addressed to the reg
inters of the 4th elootion district of Mont
gomery county, demands to be registered
as a Tree citucn, and scttintr rortb that he
hus novor done anything to disqualify him
as a voter. . . i . "'
In tho protect he says :' " Having ex
amined the law and the new Constitution
of tho State, under which you profess to
act as officers of registration I' boo that
you are directed to subject me, as all other
citisens of this State, to the tosta of cer
tain inquirios and answers on oath, and
that you are authorised to disqualify ine
as a voter, notwithstanding I may , satis
factorily answor all inquiries and take the
proposed oath.' In othor words, you caa
claim tho authority, in your discretion, in
ease I submit to your testa, to insult roe
by saying that you do not believe my
sworn statements, and thereforo you may
disfranchise me by refusing to register my
name as a voter, Aa a free citiien, eon
scious of my past rcctitudo, I caa sever
submit to the degradation of laying my
eitiionship and my birthright at the foot
of arbitrary power in whatever form or
guiso it may present itself. I therefore
demand, aa ray right, that you shall forth
with register my name lu the column of
" In making this demand, I pronouno
so much of the new eonstitntion and the
act of the Legislature, aa eoofer opob vou
thooe doapotio powers over the dearest
rights of vour fellow-citiiena. to be null
and void : as glaring usurpation of power.
unwarranted oy me fundamental rrinct
a a a . r .
. . " ....
plea of free government, and dimctly in
conflict with the letter and spirit of several
clauses or the federal constitution, which
I regard aa tho paramount law nf the
land, in the event or your declining, at
onc, to register my name aa a leal voter,
I iirtiteat airainst vour usurpation of row
er, and shall claim the prom otion of aur
auoual consUtution by all lawful means
at my eommaaJ.
Mr. Rwi stated to the court that the
matter was not introduced there with the
purpose of procuring an opinion, but
merely to seeuro a pr firm decree, so
as to tnabU the petitioner to have the ease
Siiatly ajudieated iu the Court of Appeal
oi tho citato ot Marvlana, or in tho u
preuia Court of tka UaitaJ Sutes, if nee-
JJr. Anderson appeared in court and
made oath ia due form of law to tht truth
of the facta act forth ia the petition; and,
it was thereupon ordered by fh julx,
that a rule U laid on J. AV. Baker, Ire.
KrneaL and Jtslun Matrruder, tht recta-
ters theretu nantevl, to show cause, tr
befr tht 12th of September, 1865, why
a writ of mandamus should not be issued.
as praviivl by tht rtutiontr. Tat turt
.L... . ). ... . 1 . . I .1... o .
1 tier, in frMcr to enaoie in recietera
' rulc up their rcj lv.
- From the Louisville Sunday Journal. -BILL
ARP 1DDBE8SES ARTEMIS WARD.
Rome, (Ia., Sept. 1, 18G5.
ifr.Artewut Ward, Slioieman-r-Suv. The
reesun I write to you In portiklor, are be
kana yon art about the only man I know
in all "God's country" to-rttlell. For mm
several weeks I hnv. been wantin to lay
snmthin. For Bum several yeara wa robs
totalled, but now late of said county de
ceased, hav been trying mity hard to do
sumthin. Wa didn't quite do it, and now
its very painful, T assure you, to dry up
all of sudden and make out like we
My frend, I want to say sumthin. I
snrposa there la no law atrin thinkin , but
thinkin dont help me. It dont let down
my thermometer. I must explode myself
generally so as to feel better. You Bee
I'm trying to harmonise. I'm tryln to
soften down my feelins. I'm endeavor
ing to subjugate myself to the level of sur
reundin circumstances, to-ealtei. But I
can't do It until I am allowed to Bay Bam
thin. I want to quarrel with somebody
and then mako friends. I alnt no giant
killer. . I ainl po Norwegian bar. . I aint
no boar-constriktcr, bnt I'll be hornswsg-
tried if the lalkin and the writin and tho
ilanderin has got to be all dona on one
side any longer. ' Some of your folks have
got to dry up or turn oar folks loose, , It's
a blamed outrage, no-railed. ' Aint your
editors got nuthin else to do but to pook
at wt, and squib at ws, and crow orerut ?
Is every man whs,t kanrrile a pararaf
to consider us as bars in a eage, and be al
ways a joVbin at ua to hear us growl ?
Now you see my frend, that's what's dis
harmonious, and do you jest tell em, one
and all, pluribus unum, to-called, that
if the don't stop it 1st onco.or. turyi. us
loose to say what we please, why wo rebs,
tO'Called, have unsnirrtnusly and jointly
and severally resolved' to to to -think
very hard of it if not harder.,. , ;
, Thata the way to talk it. I aintagwina
to commit myself. I know when, to put,
on the brakes. 1 aint agwioe to say all
I think like Mr. Ethorldgo, or Mt Adder
rig, to-failed. Nary time. No, sir. ',. Rut
I'll jest tell you, Artomus, and you may
fell It to jovt fhowj jf Tfejiifit llowod to
expresotir sentiments, weean take it out
in Aaftn; and ba.in runs heavy in my famt-1
ly, ahure. I hated 8 man bo bad onca that
all the hair cum off my bead, and the man
drowned hirosolf in 8 hog-waller that
night. I kmild 'do it agin, but you see
I'm try in to harmonise, to acquiesoa, to
bekua kalm and screen. " ' .' ' ".'
Now I suppose that pootikally speakio,
"In Pixie'a fall
- . We ainned a)i;;
But talkin the way I ace it, a big feller
and 8 littlo fullor, to calUd, got Into 8 Ate,
and they font and font and font a lotftr
time, and everybody ail round kep holler
in hands off but kep helpin the big fslUr,
until Anally the little feller eavtd In and
hollered enuf. . Ha made a bully fits I toll
you, Pelah. Wall what did the big feller
do ? take htm by the hand and - help him
up, and brush the dirt off his clothes ?
Nary time I No sur I JJut he kloked blm
arterhe was down,1 and throwd mud on
him, and drug him about and rabbed aand
in his eyes, and now be a gwlna about
huntin up Via poor littUproperly. Wants
to eonfiskatt it, tocolUd. Blamo my Jaktt
if it aint touf to make your bead swim. "
Rut I'm a good TToiou man m-calkd,
I aint astwina to file ao more. I shan't
vote for tht next war. I ain't no currill
I've does tuk tht oath, and I'm gwiat to
keep it, but aa for my boin aubjugated,
and huroilyated, and 'amalgamated, and
enervated, aa Mr. Chase says, it aint so
nary time. I ain't ashamed of nuthin,
neither, ain't rcpontin, ain't, aiio for no
ont horse, abort-winded pardon, rtoood v
needn't be playin prieat a round ma. 1
ain't ret no twenty thousand dollars. Wish
I had; I'd ptve'it to these poor widers
and orfina. I'd fatten my owa numerous
and interestia offspring ia abouttwo miaiu
and a half. They shouldent eat roots aa J
drink bra- ch water no longer. Poor un
fortunate thingat to turn into this sub
loonary world at Wh a time. There's
four or Bvt of 'em that never aaw a air
kus nor a monkey show never had a
pocket knife, nor a piece of cheese, nor a
rtesin. Thert it Bull Run Arp, aad liar
per'e Ferry Arp, and Chikhomtoy Arp,
that never aeed tht piktert in a spellio
took. I tell you my frend, wt art tht
poorest people on tht fact of tht earth
nut wt art poor and proud. Wt mad a
bully Ight, 8lahi aad tht whole. Anatri
kin nation ought to feel proud of it. It
shows what Aumikiaa caa da when thev
think they art imposed tcUL
Didn't our four fathers f tt bleed, and die
about 8 little tax c-a teea, whea not tat
ia 8 thousau drunk it? Rekaua they sL
seeded waseat it clory? But if they hadeal
I auDBoae it would have he lrea, 84 i
they would havt beta htwia and aerapla
round King 0ort fir pardon, it
goet, Aruaiua, and to asy mi 'J, if the
whole thing was stewed dawn it would
stake a half pint of humbug. Wt had
got I men, great taea, ChrtsUau atea, who
thought wt waa right, and many of "urn
havt aat to tht undiaktvtrtd touatry,
aad havt fret a pardon as ia a pardon.
When I die, I'm suity Willi to risk say
self under the shadow of their wiaes.
whether tht chuiatt bt bet f told. N
Httt it bt, StUhl .
Well, mavhe) I'vt said sauf. But I
lon.1 fl 'y Jit Tut ajtoi Vaic
msn, scrtin and shure.
brooches diod Uue,' and
bucket, and I vory often fool Itu. and
about twice in a while igo to the doci ery
and git Hue, and then 1 look op at the
blue serulesn heavers and Bins the mt an
oholy tborua oi the liliu.lami Fly. ' I n
aoing my darndestto narinonist, ind
think I could succeed if it wasent for turn
things. When I see a black.iuard eoloir
around tht streets with a gnn on bis she ul-
der, why right then, for a few rolnuti, I
nsietue wnce isnsy nstion. JerusoMm,
how my blood biles. The institution w ,st
was handed down to us by tho hoavoily
kingdom of MassschnsotU now putovei us
with powder and balit Harmonise he
devil I Ain't wo human beings T Ain't
we got eyes and ears and feelin and thit k
in ? Why tho whole of Afriky bat ooiao
to town, women and children and bsbies
and baboons and all. A man ean tell h tw
fur it is to the city by tbo smell betlsr
loan the mile-post. Iboy won t work lor
us, and they won't work for thomselvt.
and they'll perish to death this winter ts
short as tht devil is a hog,to-eallfd. Tb ly
art now baskin In tht summer's Bun, 11 r
in on roastio ears and freodom, with na-y
idea that tbo winter will cum agin, r
that castor oil and salts eosta monof.
Some of 'em, a hundred years old, art
whinin around about goto to kawlidjt.
The truth is. my friend, somebody's baU
ly fooled about this bisncss. Sumbety
baa drawed tbo alefant ia bis lottery, ana
don't know what to dt with him. H'b
jest throwin hit snout about loose, and bj
1 L.tl ... L-. m, l
auuuy no i ours sumnoay. inese nif w
gers will havt to go back to ibt planum
tiont aad work. ' I ain t agoln to BUppo) t
nary ont of 'em, and when you hear an
body say so, you tell em "its s lie,'.', m
called. I golly, I ain't got nuthin to But
port myself on. Wt fout ourselves ott
of everything except children and lane,
and I suppose tht land art to be turned
over to the niggera for graveyards. ,
Well, my friend, I don't want muth. I
ain't ambitious as I used to was. You all
havt got your shows and monkoys ti l
sirkusacs aad brass bands and orgins, an I
can play on the petrolyum and tht har,
or a thousand airings, and bo on j but I rt
got only ont favor to ax of you. I want
enuf rowdor to kill a vallor stumn-tail
dog tliat prowls around my promises at
night. . Ion honor, L won t shoot at any
thing bluo or 'blnok or inullatur. Will
you send it? Art you and vour foaks at
skecrod of mo and my foaks, that yot
won't ot us havt gny amynishun jf . Art
tho squirls and orowa and black raokooni
to oat up our poor little corn patohos ?
Art tht wild turxeys to : gobblo all ronnO
us with impunity? If a mad-dog takc
th h'ulorfoby.MS tjie whole community lo
run itself to death to git out of tho wa)?
1 gollyl it looka liko your ponul had al.
tuk tht robolfoby for good, aud waa novar
Kwint to git over it. Bet here, my friend.
you must soud mt a little powder and a
ticket to your ahow, and you aud me will
harmonist tortin. , i ,
I With thoso fow romarki I think I fool
bettor, and hope I haint mado nobody
fitin mad, for I ni not on that line at this
time. , I am trooly your friend all proa,
ont or accounted for, i - "
1 'Bill Arp, to caeil.
F.8. Old man llama wanted to buy
my fiddle tho othor day, with Confbdrik
momoy. Ill aaid it would be good agin
III! says that Jim IfUndorbuk told him
that Warrea'a Jack had aeed 8 man who
had just oum fruni Virgin ny, and nil months after. If It has not been, the authorities ,
sod a man told his cousin Mainly that TJJt MPPSF: l
i ,i , ri u , and It will bs Nxind to ealahlish the facts litale,
had whipped oruagln. Gold Ilarr s aay.,, lUmM w,HMrtly ,l)UmU, ,htMW,r. ,
that a man named Mack C. Million is i Uun that the GoverumoBt applied out rule to tht . -
ooming over with a million or mon. Jiut
nevertheless, notwithstandin, somehow or
somehow else, I in jubns about tho mon
ey. If you was me, Arlemus, would you
make the fiddle trade ? B. A.
Tinnxssxx. Reliable Information from
Kast Tdnnosset prtrtt that tht young
man Baker, who waa hung by tht mob ol
oitiaont and soldiers, wai first asssiled by
11 all, whom ho killed. Tht mob waa tht
logical consequence of tht evil teachings
of Governor Brownlow. A spirit of law-
a ft a. a f a .
leasness ana cruelly prevails in that sec
tien, and General Montman declares that
ht titnnot suppress it a long aa it ia en
couraged by tht Executive of tht State.
Tht negro soldiers havt lately been kill
ing white persons, and havt become ao
insolent in their bearing that even Uoror.
nor Brownlow oalla for their removal. A.
1. iMw lkxk.
Oki of tht largest and finest rolling
mills in tht United States it already ia
operation la Chattanooga,' Tean , which
ia daily turnin g out tht beet quality of
railroad iron. A blast furniet it in eon
temptation, aud 8 copper rolling mill tf
ll,t)00,umi capital ia too a to bt put up in
tha neighborhood. A largt blast fu ranee
will bt commences ihia fall ou tht Tea
neaset Rivtr, shove Chattanooga.
Coat or Nkviko rAi rxtu, It is a very
low estimate that tht ti pease to tht Gov
ernment of tht fat and laty negroes it has
undertaken lo support is 130,000,0001 per
annunt. If wt add to this tht enormous
expenses of tht various Freed we a'a 1
rctua, the agvrett will approximatt to
about half tht entire it ol the (.overt
uteut U'tVrt tht war. -VweoeW Rrpttoii-
tair Wt aviiv-ed an t-ld negv yesterday
Wtng of evh ftw t Vy foe aaooey to ;
Ukt sum bavk to kit toaotee in tre-rvi.
A geaiWman aaked hies why ht Wit hi
hotvt and Waaler, Ilia reply was ; 'IW
Lord knows, kast I dU v Ltaivriik
BA. Thurlow Weed told K Kuh
woad, last week, that tht bvet thing llor
c t lively had gMttff" durtuf their Utc
controversy ,waa try dirty ehitt."
Thwrlow had Jou there, Ueract V. I
A-y rVeh, ,
I've had my . , w. (Iro the LooUellle iMtaorral)
I'vt hot a 4KC'fionlliern rrlsnns Trraf mcnt of Trlsnnrrs'
of War, It.
Cisaxsvins, Tssx rVpl. 13, lt15.
Vnn: KJitnrt la looking over the proceed
Ings In the case of Cajd. Wilis, late fomifiandsu!
of the military tirlsnn at Amleraonvlllo, (icorgla,
now on trial at Washington for his life, for atroci
ties charged to have licea committed by him upon
Federal prisoners In bis enstodv, I obrerve that lb
Impression Is sought lo lie made that the cruelties .
said lo have been perpetrated at that prison were
not only unnninl at military prisuns and were ac
tually committed, but that they were authofired
and ordered by the Confederate (lovcrunirnt. The
object ol this effort to throw aildltlunal odlnm np
ou the Confederate Government Is very transpn-'
rent, it Is none, as 1 conceive simply for the pur
pone of furnishing fresh pretexts for the persecu
tion of the distinguished Confederates now lying
in the Government prisons awaiting their trials.
Whether the trial of Cetitald Wirt will be a
fair one or not, the result will show. Of that I do
not now Intend to apeak. Certain It la, that wit
nesses have been Introduced to establish the fact of
easterns and usages In the treatment of Federal
prisoners at Andersnnvllle, which every Intelligent
man at alt conversant with the subject knows to
have been universal In prisons both North and
South. Much for Instance, as depriving- tirlseriers
of their money whea they entered the prison, and
shooting tl.ero ir they passed the dead line and
the Republican press hsve held np their bands In
boly horror at these hrpocrltlral narrations, as If
no suck customs prevailed In Northern orisons and
no Confederate prisoners had ever been starved,'
murdered, or robbed. The great point which ap
pears to be retied on to establish the fact of cruelty
to the prisoners at Andersnnvllle Is the great mur-'
lallty which occurred there. The mortality was
certainly without a parallel lo any Southern prison,
out ir uie statements or northern presses, woo
have been candid enough to sneak out On the sob. ;
Jeet, and the narrative ot prisoners themselves ran '
be relied on, the ratio of mortality, to the number '
confined, will be found upon Investigation to hsve
been about ae groat, tn some, at least, of the North- '
era prisons. This (hot however, will ui I be devel
oped at this time, for It would redound to the In
terest of Cantaln Wins, snd that, 1 presume Ii not
tus onject or tits present prosecution.,
ADiiersonvllls prbved. upon trial, ' to be a verr
unhealthy location for men of Northern constitu
tions, n Neither the sdmate or the water seemed to
agree with lbs prlsokors son fined there.' The un
derstanding throiighoitt the Houth was that the'
prisoners received tht itme rations as the soldier 1
of the Confederate eieu'.and, the fart .thai thry "
were without shelter, fi.es for littlo, tv urn II IS re-'
membared that limy bere soldiers.1 snd that tha
soldiers of the ennfedutute army had fur years no '
other cohering than lb" broad canopy nf heaven. '
Tt eetaiiisii we coags ir-at 4 he Confederate'
Government waa a part) lo any unusual prsctlt es .
which tney bo developed, It must be shown that '
Uie practices referred lo were common In nil the
prisons) and, If It Is alleged that the extraordinary
mortality at Andessonrilla was ths result of orael
tlcs, It tnu:t be shows tliat Uie same mortality was :
exhibited at tho othur prisons also, for ths prisons ,
were all under the general supervision and illrcC-'
Uon of the same ollUer the Ootmhlsmry Oouoral '
ot prisoners. General Windor, tilled tliis olllco for '
a considerable time, snd was succeeded upon bis -doath
by Gen. Vlllow, .
I hapien to bt In possession nf a fhrt which has
sn Important lienring Nion this point, and which '
Is too Intimately connected with tht truth of bis
tory to be suppressed, It Is this: . , ,( ,
Oil or about tho JHlhof April Inst, the Tost Sur
geon of the prison at Cahaiia, which was located
a few miles from Helnia, Alabanui, sent- to ths pa- "
per wltli. whkh I was connvcieil, aooinpleto list of -the
names of all the Federal prinounrs who bad died
In that prison from the date of Its establishment to ,
that time, a period of about one year, - I hail placed ''
ths document oa Ills tor publication, but' the snd- -den
arrltal of the army under the command of
Uen. Wilson, Snd the capture of the illy prevon- ,
ted It. This list embraced, as nearly as I can now
remember, about one hundred and rllty names, and
:hat was the sum . total of deallis out of the five
thournnd prisoners who had been conftued thort
during the year. ' Can the records of any N irtlirrn
prison show so small a ratio of mortality T I Imag
ine not -i i
At the earnest request of Capt. A. Iloilga, A, A. '
U., on the stair or Uen. Inslow, of Gen. Wilson s t
I armv. I eava tha Hit In him. umin lila nmml.a tlxt
he would have II published In Uie Northern papers.
i Whether It was ever published, or not, I do not
know, as I did not return from Uie Mouth for two
prison at Auder.v.ivllle, and another and entirely
different rule to that at CVhahe, The prisoner at
both were regarded by the Government as public
enemies, and if it was the policy to murder them
at ens place It certainly was at the oUicr.
Prisoners may havt been harshly troaled at An.
dereonvllle. The exierienoe of Confederate pris- ,
oners In Northern prisons proves that such thing
tr pnslble; hut it la certala that if tha atrocities
alleged to have beea practiced at AnderseRTillt ;
Were committed, th public wa Ignorant of th ,
met. I reahteti for one year and a half of th war
In the same 9tkt with the Andereonvill prison,
and waa during the greater part nf that time la
.-haiye of a reading puollo journal, and I Bvee
heard a whlsier that the prisoner at Aadersoavilla
srere not as well treated as those In any other ot'
mr prison, aad It was believel much belter thait
he Confederal were treated la the North. Tbie
nay or may smt lavs beea true, J profess ae per-0.-11
know ledge bevond the tket 1 hav staled,
ltd I hav written this article for the sole pursue
, giving that 8m kt th public, and tn reA-r th
(hwrnnieal to the document ia pneMsaiet of Caps,
lloxlg for its subsUatistioa, C Ok Faxes.
Aaaaaree Vxm slooaa hi Mt-ha, Aaeae
. no t-aextav. The asurdee t Durgeow aloor ef
tM tth Teetessee cavalry, ahewt tea anile below
iieeity, in teaber last, la ,lt tv-h I tS
siiada of errVra. Itseees that ij.w at, U
Utwre, of th loth Teaaewee, a so of the swe
dveed snan, retnrned to this ritv trom a ru4 l..ut
If ater km rather death. Whea he hwaed the
f trttculars wliKih iaeli-atd th etgtihc, aad east
ssjuVkms oej evil inCividitals ia fartKttUr, he v
,. Wd to IfMi. John. K-r a i4e.My tt cavalrv a
pwceed to the eeihlwviud ia wUk hU S:krit
r-asa tourlev.1 th arpi of tvWtiaUsg. lie
'oatea that la penuisus was glvj to era alt th
Rebal s-mms Us Al vKHily, and deal with sweh '
! . as he jd rev- to swheve gi".v a aei '
it eatght eivr. Aiaed ilk the atMitority a4 a
iter of torn sittv www to e.are tV he wt to
ll e 4ghhuf hood d.igated, aad af)i ktiiiug J.ie,
M,kMress they Wd a mWr of axMtMt tw N
at d eesaatUirt lhe. eV-r4ahHMk IVy. W. W.
wsl tlr A.ktlisi hui Us-a J.Jiviva
eiv JUkw V.ui pwratuMua to earty et t1, d
,, N earty i year has - I, aa mm
MAitt that ie vivil law wuusl ever toke evcaW
et ul lilt. tM.-a au are avw eottut g -
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