Newspaper Page Text
ASHflLLEy3ni3N, SBi-JipEttCAN. . SATURDAY, N0Y.EMBI5R 30,1873
ra UMSTSftr Itntfcr eath tmtrticfu'
W TO BRRWS1.000forone
yer at ten por cent, Interest payable senil-
twnuann note wim eooa personal iwcui j 6" 1
mnli iu-t of book atXUZht Ad(Ircs llr-NK
1 ) WA TT, city.
WAN E a. nsUiaie-ftijed whlta woman to
take charge of two children and do LouEe
work. Apply at No. 113 South Spruce St.
FOB 8A.U5 OHEiPA Country Resi
dence, 2 4 miles from Square, with 7 rooms,
outbuildings, and 10 acres of land. Apply at
No. 10 S. Mailcet street. nov23 eod2w
EOIt 9 CRT Second utory of dwelling: alfo
large front room on first floor, furnished, on
bummer, nvar Church street. Address CIVIS,
at this office. nsvSO tf
EOX BEH r.A good tenant can rent for
1873, or a term of years, Dwelling No. 122
corner Vine and Dcmonoreun streets, at SSoper
annum if early application be made to the Me
chanic' Bank, No. 30 JXorth College street.
Him HEN"' OIC XifS&S The place on
JD which I reside, on the southern boundary of
tee fcltv, with from 12 to 30 acres cleared land.
A. o MKBBITT, 13 Deaderick street
EOK KEKr OR LiEAvK-Mt farm and
formbr residence: upwards of 2CO acres,
about a Allies south cf the Capitol, on Franklin
pike, about W acres in pastmre; soil and water
nasurpassed. Tor terms apply to JOS. VAUIZS.
FARM MD GARDEN
ISCKEASE r RHEBP,
Every farmer's boy Bhould learn the great
natural law that governs the increase of
Bbeep. Five yearn ago, so says tlie Western
Sural, a lady down in Delaware sent to her
little grandson in Illinois $5 to invest in
sheep. His father bought him one ewe for
$4, leaving him a cash capital of $1. In
due time there was a pair of lambs. They
did well, and in the spring following there
A .1 IY.r. 1!
had ja Iamb. In the fill a batcher traded
five ewes for this little flock. These five
ewea each had twins. He sold, the ram
lambs for $5 each, and kept the ewes. His
clip last May was 103 pounds, which he
nold for 50 cents per pound, making $54.
He has sold now over $120 worth of wool
and sheep, and haa 22 sheep on hand. A
young man who will start with a few good
sheep, and as they increase, buy land at a
reasonable price, on which to raise all the
grass possible, and some turnips to keep bis
flocks, may in fifty years be worth from
one hundred thousand to a million dollars.
Every Southern State should protect all
sheep from injur; by dogs,and make the in
In this connection, we reproduce the fol
lowing from the Field, Turf and Farm :
"A sheep-grower in Warren county,
Tenn., asks earnestly if steps shall not be
taken to tax useless dogs out of existence.
His experience is not pletaant. In tho
summer of 1868 he bought forty-six head of
th;ep, which were increased the next spring
by twenty-eighth lambs. Twelve of these
were killed by the dogs. He had thirty-two
lambs dropped in the spring of 1870, but
the dogs permitted him to count only fif y
five sheep in the fall. The pring of 1871
brought him sixteen iambs, but ho could
shear only thirty-five sheep the next prin.
He bought seven sheep in the fall of 1870,
and sold during tle four years just five head;
and now his flock numbers but f ji ty-cna
sheep. His stock received, the ordinary
care, and it bad the range of tame and wild
grass. The cause of the great depletion of
his flock was dogs. Had there been no dogs
in his county, he would have figured his
Instead of 41 sheep, by a fair estimate
of increase, I should now have 250 head.
My wool of last spring, from 35 sheep,
weighed 124 pounds, which I sold as it
caine from the unwashed sheep at 4Bc per
pound, amounting to $60 14. From the
250 sheep I should have bad, but for the
dogs, at the same ratio of wool per head,
875 pounds, which, at tho price I sold fo,
would have given ma the nice sum of
$424 87. The difference between what I
received for my. wool, $60.14, and $424.37,
whtlshould have received, is just $304.23
the tax I have paid for keeping dogs!
And, remember, this is only for one year;
for every past year my revenue from wool
wcnld have increased from the start, if the
dogs had let my flock increase.' What a
showii'g for one moderate sheep grower
The single statement of the facts is an elo
quent plea for the destruction of the snarl"
ing curs that throDg the streets of every
village, and prowl about the yard of every
farm housa in the land. Tax these curs
out of existence, tnd the country will be
richer by millions than it Is now. Which
shall be protected, the dogs or the sheep?'
HOW A POOB XLAX SHOULD FARM.
In a late addressjjbefore the Maryland
Fair, Mr. Greeley said: -
"I iirotest, at the threshold, against the
current notion that poor men must grow
poor crops, unless they have taken some
monkish vow to remain poor forever. Here
is one who has inherited or somehow ac
quired a cot and a few sterile acres, but has
no money, no team, no fertilizers: what
shall he do? I answer, whatever he may
do, let him not cultivate one acre more
than he can so feed and till as to give reas
onable assurance of a good crop. Far bet
ter wcrk out by the day or month than to
waste your time and strength on cultiva
tion to no purpose. Let him have one acre
plowed and subsoiled thoroughly, fertilize
it amply, set a few fruit trees along its
North side, and make each square rod do
its beet in the production of roots, vegeta
bles, and Indian corn, while working out
by the day four or five days in each week
and six days during the hurry and high
weges of the summer harvest, and he will
get ahead much faster than by half tilling
ten or fifteen halt-plowed, niggard, unma
nured acres, and thus growing what will
range, according to the season, from scanty
half crops to no crops at all. And, if you
tell me that he can find no one to hire him,
I say, than let him pull up stakes, 'go
West,' and keep moving till he finds some
region where honest work may be readily
exchanged for honest bread."
1 We do not see how (any poor man can
object to Mr. Greeley's advice. To culti
vate a few acres of thlu land in a way to
make it poorer than nature formed it, is
not to enrich the cultivator for his defective
Ullage, but to deteriorate the esrth for his
support. His error and poverty, by di
minishing the natural resources of our old
field, do a serious damage to mankind.
To rob a fellow man of his money, or steal
bis grain is an obvious crime. But is it
much better in principle to rob the soil of
those tilings that make grain and money
for the honest fanner ? All alike need their
daily food, and all succeeding generations
as much as the present. As God did net
create fertility for any one generation of
mankind, what moral right has man to
diminish the fmitfulness of any field in the
face of increasing mouths to ha fed,
and backs to be clothed? Increasing num
bers call for Increasing fertility, more grain,
more meat, and more wool per acre. An
Impoverished farm which can never emi.
grate from a county, or State, embodies
the curse of neslected mental culture m
the commuulty. The growth of children
demands the equal growth of,the earth's
natural power cf production, based on an
equal advance in human knowledge and
virtue. The word growth applies alike to
mind in i's highest moral and intellectual
cspabiii'i.s, to all amtnils, all plants, all
soils, all gases, ar,d all minerals. The poor
fanner liquid grow in knowledge, in skill,
and iu v.ty;th on any common lad,whe.th-
er he owns it, or works on shares, or labors
by toe month.
HOW-IfC)f I : Jt E A WE K 'A C K i,t
The emtemt K&tijKm; Mr. Mschj,
'siyi iBa aecoramg w nss rtpiy a i; inner
makes to the following question, his poti-
Iting his farmTTha queetionls: ""How
much meat do yoa make per acre over the
whole, of your farm?'' This nwttitr, says
the Jrfeh Farmerg-peeeUe, viMck j&j fe wV
men mink of, and yet, as Mr. llechl Bays,
is really, a testing point of merit:
"JSir. 'Campbell has ascertained that the
number of pounds of meat produced and
"old off bis farm, annually amounts to
66v4S21bs:. r221 lbs. ber acre. Now. Mr.
Acland fctated in The Journal of theBoual
Agricultural Society of England, 'That the
wrgest corn-growing farmer in Sioriolk a
most successful man produces 90 lbs. of
meat oaevery acre of his land;' and Mr.
Mechl asserts that 'the general average of
tho farnv of this kingdom 'generally do not
produce 20 lbs. of meat per acre.' Befer
ring la. Ms own case, ilr. Mechl says that
'he seilom makes less than 200 to 260 lbs.
of .meat per acre over the whole farm;' and,
he adds, 'it is the key to good crops.' The
production of meat on good fattening pas
tires ie,flome of the best grazing districts
in Ireland is estimated at 160 lbs. per acre.
The production oh Mr. Campbell's farm, is
over 220 lbs. per acre."
Southern farmers have yet to learn the
money value of "good fattening pastures;"
and it shall not be. the fault, of the TJ2noir
A2n Axkbicax if they do not fatten their
corn and cotton fields while producing the
flesh of farm stock at the lowest cost per
pound, and the highest quantity per-acre.-
Tho. central idea in fertilising a soil 1 to
coyer it with the droppings of stock, to far
as practicable, and supplement this home
made stable tndyard mail ore by the rather
free use el land plaster, superphosphate of
lime, wood ashes, lime and clover. This
practice will give in return rich grass, and a
large yield per acre,.and a paying crop of
fine mules, horses, fat cattle, sheep or wool
as the farmer may select as his leading pro
duct. So far as one's system of farming is
concerned, it matters little whether he sells
meat in beef, mutton and bacon, or horse
flesh and oxen frf labor, or dairy cbwi for
mflfand cattle raising' purposes". Nothing"
makes a farm look so well.as fine green pas
tures and meadows, with a fair proportion
of choice stock, in first rate condition. Such
animals always soil at a profit to the produ
cer, and operate indirectly to enrich the
sol as well as its owner. Hence the quan
tity of meat produced per acre ie a test of
Mr. James Yick of Rochester, N. T., (a
distinguished floriculturist) recommends
the hyacinth, narcissus, early tulips and
croc'tMvas as especially adapted to house
"Tho Egyptian lily is also a favorite, and
with a few geraniums, etc., will make a flue
collection. All the' lilies will grow well in
the house, the Iongiflorum being the first to
flbwer, the auratua next, and the lancl
folium sorts last. The dicentra. or Bleed
ing Heart, is so excellent for whiter bloom
ing and keeps so long iu flower that it is a
favorite with lis. It will please every one.
Tha ivy.and Madeira vine are fine climbers,
and furnish abundance of delicate foliage.
Mauy plants in the garden that "have, not
become exhausted by over-flowering may
be taken up and potted before hard frosts,
and iu this way a collection can be secured
at a very little cost of labor. The stock,
tropjBolum, dianthus, aaeratum, cotoeo
scanaens are desirable for this purpose."
A CHALLESGK TO BOO KAISERS.
Mr. E. Y. Salmon, of Lynchburg, Moore
county, Tenn.. publishes the following
challenge "to hog raisers in Middle Ten
"I think I have got a better stock of
hogs than anybody, and to test the matter I
propose to as many as are disposed, to each
put one or more pigs, of any given age, in
a lot together, and let soma one take the
same care of them all. At any agreed stre.
let the owner of the best oue pay tho ex
pense of keeping and take the lot for pay."
At a show of the Highland Society of
Scotland, lately held at Kelso, a machine
was exhibited for raising , turnips from tho
1 Mnn the dirt ofl", and placlne them
estead fills three columns with
rts of fairs between twenty and
es in Iowa, at all of which the
show of fruits andetoifc wa reauekaUy
Fifteen distlmrulijnea I roserrowers in
England were separately atked to de3ignste
the twelve roses they considered best. All
of the lists included these three: Marechal
Nei,l Btronet Rothchild, Marl Rahman.
At the Michigan Agricultural College
the students are required to labor three
hours per day, and may do extra work.
During the first half of this year $1,672 was
paid them at the rate of 1 cents per
Ralph Meeker writes that the great mis
take at tho Denver Fair was in calling it
agricultural when the chief feature was
horses and trotting; no premiums worthy
of mention being offered for "tho things
that are making Colorado famous the world
The TTesfern Farmer mentions a man
who has for years driven away bark lice,
moss, etc, by using as a wash for unit
trees a compound or ciay, cow manure, ana
ashes, mixed in soap suds and applied with
a brush to the trunk and branches as high
as can be reached.
An Intelligent farmer In Ireland gives the
following as the respective quantities of
roots consumed by the different classes of
stock on his premises: Stall-fed, 7$ to 8
tons psr head; store c&ttle, 4 to 0 tons per
head; fattening sheep, 15 to 17 cwt. per
head; other sheep, 10 to 13 cwt. per head.
DISEASED 2EILK FSO.tZ. IMPURE
Prof. Law, of Cornell University, pub
lishes in the jLeassome interesting micros
copical observations on the living organ
isms in mils, produced rrom cows urinctng
stagnant water. He describes the appear
ance of the milk as exhibiting "an abnor
mal adhesiveness cf oil elobules, which had
accumulated in deusa misses instead of re
maining apart, as in neaitny mine, inter
mixed with the globules were dark-colored
spherical bodies of a .much larger s ize,
spores and filaments. On examination of
the water drank by the cows, it was found
to contain numerous spores of low forms of
vegetable life. The cows yielding the mor
bid milk appeared in health so far as appe
tite, rumination, pulse, breathing, and
state of skin were concerned, but the temp
erature was higher than nsual, and, on mi
croscopical examination of the blood, it was
found to contaiu certain ovoid bodies of at
least double the size of the ordinary blood
globules. Upon withholding the water, the
impurity of the milk at once disappeared.
The chain of evidence now appeared com
plete. The water contained vegetable
tpores which developed Into a luxuriant
growth of mycelium when the milk was al
lowed to stand."
PJLASTEU OP PAiCIN AS A 31AKCBE
I have a large quantify of grape vines
planted in the op-en ground, and trained on
p.'les and wires along the gravel walks. In
planting these I hd the holes dug about
25 inches deep; I then threw into each hole
Qve or s'x lumps of old plaster, about the
s za of my fist. I threw a little earth ovt r
these lump?, and then planted the vines in
the usual way. The result has been won
derful: the vines, which were not half an
iDch thick when planted three years ago,
are now two inches and more iu diameter,
and bear finely. The grapes are also freer
from disease. Oiher vines, not so treated,
ate much smaller and produce less, the
fruit being also more liable to disease. To
try the effect of this planter, in plautingtwo
American black walnuts we put the plaster
to oue and not to the other. The former
grew twice a3 fast as the other. Last year
wo dug aoout the roots of the one to which
no plaster was put, and we threw in seven
or eit;ht lumps of plaster among the roots;
the trees are now both of the same size,
and, though only four years old, are sixteen
tosaventeen feel high. Th4 Gardm,
&ED. . . 1
uractnrer-of naer, ana. a .txjyar
and grower of whoat for many years at In-
'dependence, Mo'contributee his experience
to tnejurai woria: He says:
Some of my customers invariably raised
good crops, and others, on as good land, as
often raised poor. ones. This led me toin-
sqalfe ofijhe successful-growers the cause of
uieir success : and from tnem and expert
ence I have gathered tho following facte,
which may prove beneficialito others. The
best "Wheat crops on old land are thus rais
ed: As early in July as possible, turn under
oat siuobie or raliow land, and let it remain
till the middle of August or first of Septem-
wrjtnen plow in with one norse plows,
across the breaking; then thoroughly har
row or brush twice, and if the ground is
loose, roll wish a heavy roller; and in the
spring, wnen the frost is just out of the
ground, roll again. This mode of cul nre
Is sometimes followed Vhout success; but
the fxilure, if good seed is used, is attribut
ed to the season, and not the culture. In
selecting seed, bad judgment Is exercised if
any nut tne best gram is taken. Some
think if wheat will germinate at all, it has
good as any.
Wheat to be perfect, must be stacked
shortly after harvest. It then goes through
the sweating process in the stack, and the
grain absorbs from the straw a large amount
ot voiame matter tnat would otherwise
pass off, which adds to its weight ahout
three pounds per bushel, and to its flouring
aoout two pounds per ousuel. Uood wheat
thus prepared has its full vigor; it will
germinate quickly and grow strong, having
a large pulp to decompose, which furnishes
the young plant with vitality, until its roots
are sumctentiy larce to draw its sustenance
from the soil. Hence a good staud-of wheat
Is obtained, and without accident, a good
Now take a small, shriveled berry, weigh
ing from fifty to fifty-six pounds per bushel
in such a bushel you have almost double
as many grains, each small and defective;
sow it, and it barely sprouts before Its
strength is exhausted, and the young plant,
uavmg no root, ana tne cram being de-.
caved, ;!t must perish, or remain a long time
oeioreii Degins w grow.
Fortiie above reason, sprouted wheat
snouia not De sown, nor wneat tnat is cnau-
burnt. Chaff-burnt wheat is that which
has lyeen threshed out before the sweating
process nas been performed, ana put up in
buVk, and in that condition the sweating
commences, 'and generates a heat that
burns and blackens the berry, and if not
stopped when begun, will completely ruin
it tho heat getting to a degree that will
cook an egg in, five minutes.
Wheat should then be stacked for the fol
lowing reasons: 1st. To insure it against
aamage Dy wet weatner. 'la. To 'Improve
the quantity and quality for the seller. 2d.
Make better flour and seed for the buyer.
4th. To consult time and interest lu thresh
ing and selling.
WHERE TUB IIOGS COME FRO.T1.
In considering the, country lying imme
diately around Chattanooga, more hogs
come irom bequatcme valley than from any
other source. From the immemorial the
farmers of Sequatchie have been famous as
hog raisers, and besides filling up their own
larders with specimen cruntors, they have
always had a Jarge surplus which.finds its
way into the Southern market. Of late
years, it is estimated that tho averge an
nual export will reach twenty thousand
And, if we are to trust 'a : traditionary
etymology of its namp, this curious little
valley scooped put from between the
mountains has not been prolific of its long-
backed swine only since its settlement by
the pale face. It was inhabited by
the Cherokees, one of the most powerful
and most warlike of the Southern Indian
tribes. From them it received its name.
which tradition says should be 3pelled "te-
qua-chee" instead of Sequatchie, as the
present orthography usually makes it. The
three sylUbles of this Cherokee, word are
siid, each to have a signification which on
being combined to form the name of the
vail sy, very appropriately indicate its staple
product. The interpretation is Se, hog;.
qua, trougn anu ciee, valley meaning,
therefore, in plain English, hog trough-vai
ley. This, at least, is the translation given
us by an old farmer of the valley, who
brought .over his hundred head to market
the other day. On the other hand it might
be maintained with an equal show of rea
son that the name comes from the peculiar
physical formation of the valley, iu which it
may bo said to resemble a hog-trough,
which In the early settlement of tie country
was hollowed out Jroni the trunk of a tree,
in much the sauio manner as Sequatchie
valley is hollowed out of the top of the
The farmers of Sequatchie Valley raise
hegs because this is the cheapest mode
they have of getting their corn to market.
As they have 110 railroad or river transpor
tation, their most accommodating way is
to feed it to hogs and drive it out on foot.
Railroads are death on hog raising. If the
Cincinnati Southern road should happen to
be located on the Sequatchie, Valley route,
the farmers of that xegiou would, In a man
ner, quit fattenning hogs, and ship their
corn Southjjy rail.. The hog3 .are not gen
erally bred in the valley, but are bought in
Middle Tennessee, west of the mountains,
and brought over when about half grown.
If it is tho intention to graze them on the
rich mountain grass , they are driven over in
the spring say April. But if it is proposed
to feed them, only, the purchases are not
made until after harvest. The number of
hogs prepared for market depends very
much upon the success of the corn crop.
This year, tho corn crop was rather short,
and hence fewer hogs have been fattened
than nsual. Some years, when there i, a
good mast, a considerable number of hogs
come out to market later in the season.
These are fattened in the woods at very
little expense, subsisting almost entirely
upon chestnuts, acorns and nuts. Then
flesh, however, is not considered so delici
ous as those which are corn fed.
The counrty north of, and along the
Tennessee river, also exports a respectable
number of hogs, but the southern counties
next to the Georgia line, we believe, make
little or no pretentions in this lino. Chat
FOB Till! HOUSEWIFE.
Make a dough of five pounds of flour,
one pound butter, two pounds sugar, six
egg. Roll out the dough. Sprinkle over
with white sugar,and fry them a light brown
in hot lard.
Take a can of good flavored peaches, and
cut the fruit fine. Add one dessert plate of
bread crumbs, three eggs, one half pound
of suet, chopped very fine, one nutmeg
and a glass of wine. Serve it with wine
How to Use Strong: Batter.
If strong butter is melted and skimmed
well, and then turned off so that the salt is
left, it makes a very good fat to fry dough
nuts iu. juara can be mixed with it in
equal parts, but it is just as good used
Two and one-half cups flour, one and
one-half cups molasses, one cap sour milk,
butter size of an egg, teaspoonful soda, two
teaspoonfuls each of ginger, cinnamon.
cloves, one nutmeg, a little salt; raisins if
To Iye Pink.
Take three parts of cream of tartar and
one 01 cochineal, nicely rubbed together;
tie a teaspoonful in a mustard hag. Put
this with a quart of boiling water; dip in
the articles to be colored, previously cleaned
and dipped in alum water; if wished stiff,
put in a little gum arabic.
Did any of your readers ever eat it? It
is delicious. Peel and remove the seeds
from sweet Havana oranges; slice, and cut
the slices into small pieces with a sharp
knifn; to thes add lemon chopped fi.te,
without the peel, iu the proportion of ha'.f
a lemon to six oranges; and a finely grated
cocoauu!, may be.added if available and de
sired; make.a thick sharp syrup by dissolv
ing and boiling for ten minutes, a pound of
sugar in a pint of water; pour this sirup on
tt e fruit; let it cool, and serve iu a glais
Always stew the apples nicely, then add
ing a little grated lemon peel and j'tice, and
omitting butter; line the sides aud bottom
of a baRiug dish with them. Make a boil
ed custard with one pint of milk and two
ejg8, flavoring with lemon and sweetening
it to taste, j Let is cool ard then pour into
the cootre of the dish. Beat Um white of
tvof gs, to a stiff freth: (they can be left
oat of tto'etutard), Isprsadthem over the
top,:prla'.whe.figarval.l over them, and
brown in the oven. The stewed apple
should be about half an inch thick on the
bottom and sides of the pudding dish,
A good recipe for sausage meat Is some
times difficult tofind justwhen it is want
ed. Here -is one' that -we think will meet
ail the requirements':..Take- all.vthe' spare
meat and tenderloins from your pork, and
grind it in a sausage grinder or chop it.
beasoait highly with black pepper, salt and
powdered sage, lioil oue or two pods 01
red -pepper and pour tho tea over it; work
it all up.. Cookjt. small piece to try it, and
if not seasoned high enough add what it
wants. Pack iu a jar, or stuff skins with it
after they have been soaked and cleaned
nicely. Hang them up to dry. Smsking
makes them hard.
Take three tablespoonsfuls of flour, boil
ing water, the yolks'of four eggs, the whites
of two, hot lard or clarified .dripping, and
jam. Put the water into a basin, and pour
over it sufficient boning water to make it
into a stiff paste, taking care to stir and
beat it well, to prevent it getting lumpy.
Leave it ia little lime to .cool,, and tthen
breakinto it (without beating them at first)
the ;yolks of fouii egga and the5 iwhltes of
two, and stir and beat all well together.
Have ready some boiling lard or butter;
drop a deset spoonful of batter in at a time,
and fry the fritters of alight brown. They
should, rise so much as to be. almost like
balls. Serve on a dlsh,with spoonful of
preserve or marmalade dropped in between
each fritter. This is an excellent dish for
a hasty addition to dinner, if a guest unex
pectedly arrives, it being so easily and
quickly made, and it is always a great favor
ite. It takes from five to eight minutes to
fry the fritters.
Boslpea.oc CaJic. !
A lady who has used the following re
cipes for many years, and knows them to
be excellent, Bends them to the Country
Gentleman, hoping they may prove valuable
to manyyoung housekeepers:
Fbuit Cake. Five cups of floor, four
eggs, three cups of sugar, two cups of but
ter, one cup of sour mux, one teaspooniui
of ealeratus, one g lass of brandy, two
pounds of raisins, two pounds of curnsnts
one-fourth pound citron,- one tablespobnful
of cinnamon, and one of mace one nut
meg. Bake one and one-half hours under
a slow fire.
Delicate Cake. Two cups of pow
dered sugar, two of flour, one of craam, two
tablespoonfuls of gutter, two teaspoonfuls
of cream tartar, one of soda, a little salt,
the whites or eight eggs heat to a froth.
Stir all together well for fifteen minutes,
and llavor with vanilla.
Sponge Cake. The yolks of eight egra,
one teacup of flour, one of sugar, two table
spoon! ulsot brandy, one or cream tartar,
one-half of soda. Bake till done brown in
a quick oven.
jelly uake. two eggs, one cup or su
gar, one of flour, four tablespoonfuls or wa
ter, one of cream tartar, and one-half of
soda. Bake in three flat cakes of equal
size, and put together while warm with jelly.
The whites or eggs neatten to froth, and
stirred stiff with powdered sugar, flavored to
suit the taste, and spread in a ' thin coat
over any of these, will greatly enhance their
IiANDI.OK, rtJji, THE .XXOWIHO
From the Knoxville Press and Herald.
From the ''Sidewalk Notes" of the Nash
ville Banner, of Tuesday, we get the fol
"A complimentary banquet m honor of
Judge iSmery was given a", iiempaul'a, by
appreciative friends, Saturday night. It
was a sumptuous repast, garnished with
sparkling champagne as well as a feast of
reason and flow of soul."
We are fully prepared to vouch for a
goodly share of the "garnishments," slace
reading the following in the Washington
Uhronicte or Monday:
Na&hville, Nov. 24. A splendid ban
quet was given here last night in honor of
Judge George v. limery, Chairman of the
Uepublicau state .Executive iKinmittee, in
consideration of his efficient aud laborious
services in the recent national canvass. It
was, lu every particular, an era of good
teeling, and was ueartuy participated lu by
gentlemen not members of the Republican
party, who emphatically accept tne pautical
situation. Jupce H. H. Harrison, Repub
lican Congressman elect, presided, who
opened the occasion with au eloquent and
appropriate speech. He was followed by
Gen. George Msney, late 01 tne uonreaer-
ate army; Gov. Samuel Bard, 1 rank T.
Reid, Col. William F. Prosser, Col. D. W.
Peabody, Capt. John Ruhm, Albert Rob
erts and George E. Purvis, of the Banner,
Capt. is. 13. Winters ana others. The
health of the President was proposed by
Gov. Bard, and cordially responded to by
And all this looffpiace at iempmirs and
the Chairman of the other Committed not
there! If not, why not?
The Jail at Athens is full.
Greene county is to have a cotton facto
ry- . .
Tennessee turKeya are oemg shipped
The temperance causo is flourishing at
The Ularksvule and Princeton railroad Is
talked of again.
At Sprmgneld delivered pors sens ror nve
cents a pound.
A party intend boring lor petroleum in
Fighting Joe Hooker is visiting the East
Tennessee coal lands.
McMinh county had a meteoric ahoT
Wednesday night, Nov. 27.
In January next'Msmphis elects "twenty
cuncilmen and five aldermen.
Greenevillo has shipped recently two car
loads of hogs to South Carolina.
Chattanooga is shipping oxen to Lynch
burg, Va., because of the epizooty.
it Is said a silver mine has been dUrov-
ered near Aspen Hill, Giles county.
lieu Keesee and VYinneia noach, of
Clarksville, are trying to organize a fire in
several small lous of hosa from Warren
county have been shipped South during the
past two weeks.
Anthony Rankin and James U. Wilson,
two of the oldest aud most worthy citizens
of Greeneville. are dead.
Recently David Hoopus, colored, had his
arm severed by a steam taw at Hardin's
mill, near Celina, Jackson county.
The unasa i urnace, in Greene conntc.
resumed operations on Nov. 25. and ran
out nine and a quarter tons of pigs.
Last week-two negroes were stabbed and
killed by a white man named Moody, at
Jordan's Spring, Montgomery county.
A white Walloon, four feet seven inches
between the tips of its wings, was recently
killed by Wm. Gallion, in Knox county.
A young man named Cherrv has twwn
jailed at Galnsboro, on the charge of rob
bing tee pcsioihce, at Moore's store. Clav
A man named Kirtland was ehot, and, It
is thought,fatally wounded, by John Haley,
near Rockwood, Roane county, on Sunday,
Tuesday night, Nov. 26, at Gill's Station,
near Memphis, W. E. Raynor was attacked
and robbed In his bed room by au un
known white man.
Diptheria has been prevailing among the
children of Warren county to an alarming
extent for some timo past. A number of
cases have proved fatal.
Saveral hundred horsps, bonght for tho
southern trade, are htld by ponies in up
per East Tennessee, their sale being pre
vented by the epizootic.
The McMinuville New Era says: "Onr
hog crop this teason is heavier than usual
the hogs during the present year having
been singularly free from cholera and other
Sarurday, Dec. 14, an election will be
held to ascertain whether the poople will
ratify or rfject the action of the County
Court of Bradley, subscribing $50,000 to the
Cleveland and Ducktown railroad.
The Kuoxville Board of Trade are to
conespoud with the Boirds or Trade of
N ashville and Memphis to urge a united
eflort to secure from the Legislature au
appropriation to further the interests of im-,
Thomas Martin, on Rocky Riyer, in War
ren county, is seventy-two years old, has
never had a day's sickness; and during the
last year rvised a flue crop of corn and
wheat with his own labor. He can now
shoulder two bushels and a half of wheat,
and enjoys the beliefand appearance that he
will never get old. ' HW-
. A poem delivered fcy Mrs. I. Virginia Fren' Sh.
Derora the Tennessee Press Association, at its
oemi-Annnal Session lielit at Uaattanooga, cn
iumsuj;,. jam Qay 01 novemoer, isz.
BaoTHBBs! with pens sharp as the sword r
Mightiest of weapons in yonr wordy war
whose Ink's a pleasant, pungent aqua-fortis,
Svrop to soothe, or vitriol to mar:
Since a li Aricalne is all the fashion,
(vyhateyer wit, or wisdom we may lack;)
We choose onr subject by the "rullpg passion,"'
So mine is black, unutterably black:
In truth as black as any curly kink
Upon the head of Erebus 'ta "Printer' t&f
Tou hare your faults "they say"-hnt that's te
rm, tween as,)
They gay" yoa sometimes tremblo In your
And let old Bacchus, and his friend Stlenus.
'Hack you," by laying you upon your backal
But, brave "Bohemians," and dearest "Druids,"
The world perhaps should prize yon none the 1 ss,
Because, though tou are "powerful" fond, of
Could ltliave any wine, without tho Press?
And then, of all fluidities, the pink
Is your creation-namely "Printer's Ink."
The days of Eld had manv"apotent liquor
Unless the "Old .Ee-Ii-able"' of History lies,
JJraugUts that would drotrn your "seren senses"
Tnough you are sage as Solomon the "Wise.
Queen Cleopatra's pearl dissolTed In acid,
ov, noe wnat beverage rather raw,
hcauung to tender throat, and muscle flaccid
As "Jersey lightning" taken through a straw.
It must hare made tho" lady bleDch and blink
Like parties TitrlolUed.with "Printer's Ink."
There was the draught that finished. Alexander,
The princely potentate, almost dirine
TOBPeakof that rjilajfrnn1ix -with fanrW
The world was drowned' within a cup of wine!
But do you know I think, if hy soma mystic
Connection with a warmer world tn-iUv.
(Say some supernatural medium, jpmtaallstic,
" uuu uui, iiiuu AiecK nas to say.
The Conqueror would rap with realizing wink,
"You bet! 'Taint half hot as-'Printer
Then comes the canstlo-loTtag4Qneen of Carta
who drank her husband's ashes In her wine!
xonerit might be "rich and racy" too but
Drap" of such alkali I'd take in mine!
au sores or matrimonial caustic is unpleasant,
And flies, like contradiction, to your head -
'J.IUS yueen's example wouldn't do at present,
She (han't her husband after ho was dead:
Bat even her soul of alkali would shrink
To take tha "concentrated igt" ot "Printer's
There was the wine of sweet Lncretla Borgia,
A potent sanearee to ston the breath
Or, (l9 the "code of honor" down In Georgia,)
ouuij-vuuuiu uxuwcu uj certain xeaui.
Lucretla's blackberries (?) were slightly "pbon"
.uui ubi ueuoTuiciice ( i wis grana ana ricn,
She "treated" friends with her peculiar hyson
And wasn't troubled anrmore. with "irfch."
But were she llrlnir now. no other drink-
Would suit her gentle charities, like "Printer"
TAere wm the glfwhtnsr SBfltirtirm-rUn haww
Gay Vikings 'sloshing round" in tub like hulls
as iuu 01 iun as any naming JXeros,
"Who drank each other's health from gory skulls.
xwiiuu as mo nuu uiu running seas iney roue in
Deleting the blood of enemies like mead
wnen quamng ciaret-cup to Thor and Odin
A bitter battle beverage indeed:
AndTet twas "not a ctrRnmatunM T thini-
'Xo gall thatsomathneslseassna "Printer's Ink.5
In later days wt had a brew would stagger
Lucretla's self, aud Csesar Borgia both
A patriotic prison-poisoned lager.
Denominated dam I mean "the Oath."
The drink was not at all Anacreontic,
Bather chalybeate at least 'twas "Iron-clad,"
A liberal dose would giro the great Propontlo
"Black Tomlto" funereallr bad:
Butlo! our patriot! nobly lined themselves with
And swallowed It In gulps of "Printer's Ink!"
Sow we have drinks that would distract Micaw
The "Samian bowl" that Bvron slntra ahont
Counterfeit "comat wines," and crude Catawba.
unampagne wita neitner "sham" nor "pain
Brews that bring on the inevitable "hio oh!"
And such as that adored br Glluin'ssnnnHe
Dashing, deceptiTe, dancing "Widow Cliequot"
To whom, no doubt, yoa often pay your tows.
xueir special "mission," in tne world, 1 tnlnk,
To muudle men, and palsy "Printer's Ink."
InNoah's day'the worldas drowned with water
uut isoan aitcrwaras was drowned In wins
The story of the Patriarch "had onghter"
Teach us a lesson did we so incline.
Water, it seems, could take him over seas.
But wine could only keep him "half seas over,"
a uever -poxni a mural" 11 you pieao
The moral's there a little under coTer.
Kor you're all Noah's, floating on the brink
Of a smaU deluge floods of "Printer's Ink."
We're now In Chattanooga (pleasant city!)
The Indian name U raid to mean "Look out!"
Or, should you deem a foreicnlaneuaeenrettr
'Tis "Prene gardel" Take care what you're
If then on seas of "clrcainstance" you've flonn
If on tho brine the storm has laid you flat
In winy de.-ps, like Noah, are tou foundered?
"Lookout'i" yonr watchword and your Ararat!
cur looming iiko tne "mus or xxever-smlc"
To all who stem the surge of "Printer's Ink."
Through the dim By-gone rolled a famouarlyer,
Pactolus 'twaa old JlidaV bath we're told
Me madd the shining wares with silrer shiver,
And freighted a.l Its sands with lucid eol.l.
"Lookout!" with courage and abrave endurance
oeex tne urigm s.nu?, a id aon-t protend to be
Ashamed of It we may with fall assurance
See far, and jet not be a Phar-I-sce
So look and listen and you'll hear the clink
Of gold apon the shore of "Printer's Ink."
"Lock ctifi" your Pharos, with its wateh-flrcs
Warning your -vessels off that fatal shore,
Where men He dazed aud dreamless, broken,
Drunken with Circe's poppied madragoro.
In lotos-lands tho Sybarite reposes.
Yet cold Charybdis Psetum, spite of all Its roses,
is waterea Dy me ueaaiy oousr ons;
In whose hot deeps your energies mus t sink
Beyond redemption lost to "Printer's Ink."
"ioofe cut's" tho watch word ever calm and
Bonding to neither king nor kaiser's nod
Standing like stalwart champions ever ready
Nobiy to work for man and so for God.
Let hearti be high, and every head keep "level,1
Then, If the life be light, and honor true,
No rear of drifting downward to the devil
I mean, of coarse tie one that dvotlli with you
Or, the "ink komparable" Imp. who scorns to
But lives, and loTes, and Kef, in "Printer's
Shoulder to shoulder! Hesolute resistance
To Wboxo and trample It beneath your feet
Still side bv side, in brothcrlr ass!itanc3
Teaching Humanity's stronc pulses how to beat!
Arm lor tne kiquti liiose up ana "no sur
Show to your fellows in tho fiercest fight
How royal manhood in snpremest splendor
Becomes true Honor's gallant Ked Cross ICnight!
Staunch in vour sable armor link on link.
Stand forth to role the world with "Braint,"
and "Printer1! Ink."
L. Virginia. Fbsxob.
Forest Hosts, Nor. 15, 1872.
Dtntt of John F. morgan.
This old aud valued citizen of Columbia
died suddenly at his residence in that place
about 2 o'clock on Monday last from dis
ease 01 tne neart. until witnlu tne last
five or six years, Mr. Morgan was regarded
as possessing a vigorous constitution.
Sometime in 1860 or 1867 an aneurism of
the leg developed itself, from causes un
known, which resulted in amputation. His
general health became so far restored, how
ever, z inutiie the hope that the relief
was pfruiiditt. In this, however, his
friends 'fere deceived, and for sometime
past he -is.3 labor? 1 under an organic disease
of the tufirt, wir'ch finally terminated his
life suddenly tsd clmost without a struggle
Though graauallj ueclining,he dressed him
self as usual the tnorniDg of his death, was
with his family at the breakfast and dinner
table, and at the moment of his death was
sitting in his chair conversing with his son.
The intelligence of the sad event not only
shocked the community of which he had
been for many years an esteemed citizen,
but will sadden the hearts of a largo circle
cf revives and friends in different parts of
this apd other States.
Mr. Morgan xras horn In Knoxville, Tenn.,
Aug. la, 1814. Ualvin Morgan, ills father,
was distinguished as one of the most intelli
gent and enterprising merchants, as well as
one ot the most upright and usclul citizens,
of his day. The aul ject of this notico had
three brothers itutus (who died some
years since), Alexander, now residing In
Est Tennessee, aud Calvin Morgan, of
Maury county. He had, also, three sisters,
Mrs. Parks and Mrs. Chiisty, of St. Louis,
aud Mrs. McClunz, of Kuoxville. He was
also a cousin of Samuel M. Morgan, of
Mr. Morgan was educated to the business
of a merchant. After attaining his
majority he resided about a year
fcacn in tho cities of Nashville, St. Louis
and Philadelphia, and iu 1833 moved to
Columbia, aud has since followed the busi
ness of a merchant, without change, until
the interruption of the war. In 1840 he
was fortnuately married to iliss liouisa
Poiter, a daughter of Mr. William Porter, a
highly esteemed citizen oft iat county. He
left but two children, Mr. Wm. P. Morgan
and Mrs. Lucius Fnerson, both of Colum
bia. Without stopping to indulge in words of
prise, which cannot reach tho dull, coia
ear of dea'h, iti3 well to say for the benefit
of the Uviok, that lew men nave passeu
through the parplexins cares of a long busi
ness life and left a more unquestioned rep
utation for strict integrity iu all his deal
ings than John F. Morgan. It has bean
the good fortune of the writer of this brief
notice to bava known him in tho intimate
relations, also, of neighbor and friend, and
to have found him liberal, cordial and kind.
In his domestic life few were so affectionate
and indukeht. and few had, in return,
more to cheer and make happy the fireside
of boma X.
?. TJlKI20Xt Cashier
DEPOSITS KEOSIVKD AND INTXBE3T
allowed thereon; loan negotiated, colUc
C0&3 mads, and Qennai Banking botlnesstr&ci-,8to-
mMW MD TRADE,
KASHVIIXE ' QUOTATIONS.
TE2WESSEE AND OTHEE BEOUBITIES.
Comptroller's warrants 8G
Tennesiee bdhds, old 75
Tennessee bonds, new. 75
.cfahKille and Chattanooga Railroad banks', 75
East Tennessee and Virauiu'Kaliroad'b'ds! 71
endorsed. .im ' tl
East Tennessee and Georgia Bailrbad b'ds,
endorsed ' .
Tennessee coupons, fundable 76
TTenness?a coupons, duo July im
Nasnvilie and Decatur Railroad bonds 70
City Nxthvillo bonds, old : a?
City ashvlllo bonds, signed Brown, Mayor eo
City .Nashville bonds, signed Alden, Mayor, m
Nashville corporation coupons 90
Davidson county bonds Issued to Tennessee
and Pacific road. .. 7.
Davidson county bonds issued to Louisville
ru&u.... ........................ ........... on
Davidson county bonds b:aod to other
Davidson county coupons..-. oS
Davidson county warrants So
Wilson county bonds long 7?
Wilson county bonds short m
Montgomery county bonds..
Mnrfreesboro coupons 5
Louisville and Nashville Kailroad stock.... 75
Mashville and Chattanooga RaSroad stock, es
Nashville and Decatur Kailroad stock 41
East Tennessee and Georgia Kailroad stock m
East 1 ennessee and Virginia Kailroad stock so
Memphis and Charleston KaHroad stock.... 03
South Nashville street Kailroad etock
worth NashvlUe Street Railroad stock 30
Spruce S treet Kailroad stock loo
Suspension Bridge stock 73
Planters' Dank stock. . " " I
Union Bank stock. "
GOLD JlSD BILVEB.
American gold 112 v
Gold coupons .......112V
Gold drafts on New York. 112 J
American silver va xs) 105 103
American silver (5s and 10s) 102 103
On London and Liverpool, s 5 gn
On Dublin, ipjE 6 sq
On Edinburgh, a 5 go
On Germany, Berlin, etc., 9 thai 66
Orf Germany, Frankfort, i? Gull so
, War of 18ia .f.!!?40
80s, "War or 1812. .
120s, "War of 1812. va
1208, Not War of 1812 122
160s,"Warof 1812 im
160s, Not War of 1812 ". . 130
Bank Tennessee, old. 91
Exchange Bank..... 02
Peoples' Bank. 83
Planters and Me
chanics' Bank.... 95
State Bank 02
Southwestern K.K.. 95
Union Bank. 95
Bank or Mobile 50
Bank of Montgom-
Bank of Selma 05
nans: xenn., post-
notes , 25
Planters' Bank 30
Union Bank CO
Union Bank cert's.. par
Bank of Chattanooga 05
Bank of Commerce..par
Bank of Knoxville... C5!
Bank of Memphis... 95
B'nk of Middle Tenn. 95
Bank of Paris par
Central Bank....... 01
Commercial Bank.... 02
Eastern Bank. 60
Southern Bank . 90
Central R. H. Bank- 85
Georgia Railroad and
Bankine Comnariv. 85
Bank of the Union... 35
Bank of westTenn.. 30
Buck's Bank par
City Bank eoj
Commercial Bank... 20
Merchants' Bank... par
Northern Bank p
B'k of Mid. Georgia- SO
Bank of Shelbyville. SO
Bankof Augusta.... 01
Augusta Insurance.. 01
Bank or Columbus.. 02
Bankof Commerce.. 02
Bank of the Empire
Bankof Athens 30
Bank of Savannah.. 01
Bank of the State or
Georgia...... .,, 01
City Bank or Angus-
Merchants and Plan
ters' Bank-..... 03
Union Bank., ,.
xraaers- iiaruc par
Lne anu uenerai in
surance Company. 01
Bank of Camden.... 10
Bank of Charleston. 95
Bank of Chester..... 02
Bank of Georgetown 01
Bank of Hamburg... 10
Bank ot Newberry 05
Bank of the State of
South Carolina.... 10
farmers' and Ex
change Bank 01
Merchants' Bank.... 01
Planters' Bank of
Commercial Bank... 0:
CURBENCV AND EXCHANGE.
There is quite an active business in ex
change. The banks are now checking at
par and are taking sight cotton bills at 4
uiscoum,. x ne Dania Discount 10 a very
limited extent but when tbev do afford ac
commodation it ia at the mte of 10 per cent
per annum. 9
GOLD AND SILVER.
uold stood In .Now Yort yesterday at
ii.'S . uaaiers nere were oarrlnc ill aud
were holding at 112. failver is bocj-ht at
iuu ur naives ana quarters.
Government securities are a shade
higher. The following are th noon rates:
United States six per cents of 1831.. 11GV
Five-twenty bondj of 1KC2 112'v
Five-twenty bonds of lSii 112V
Five-twentv bonds of IffcSo 113
Five-twenties, new Issue, 1805 115!f
Five-twenties, now issue, 16J lie
Five-twenties, new issue, 1868 115v
Ten-forties. 108 jf
Now tivo per cents... uosf
Currency sixes 111
LOCAL STOCKS AND BONDS.
Tennessee bonds are Quoted in New
Tork at 75J. TLey would coiumaud here
(4?. Tost due bonds are worth about 60
and the coupons 53c in the dollar.
liank of Tennessee notes and State war
rants are very scarce and in demand. Deal
ers sell at 95c in the dollar. The new issue
Bank of Tennessee notes are very quiet.
Dealers buy at 30 aud sell at 28c.
inera are but few countrv aud citv
bonds on the market. They are held at
full rates. For other quotatious we refer
to rates given in another place by the Na
tional Savings Company, corner Union and
Bontbera Bonds in Hew TorK.
Tho sales of Southern bonds at the Now
fork Stock Exchange on tho 23d inst. were
as follows :
5,000 Vlrgtnla six per cents, deferred 16-
Tho sales On the 25th inst. were as fol
1,000 Missouri six per cents 95
1,000 Missouri six per cents 95
10,000 Missouri six per cents, B. and St, Jos.
The sales on the 26th inst. were thus re
11,400 Virginia six per cents, consolidated.. 64c
. rni f . 1. . . 1 T . -
i,uuuouuui iiaiuiiiia eix per ueuu;, new,
January and Jul v. 24
10,000 South Carolina six per cents, new,
January ana juiy.
9,000 Missouri six per cents.... 95
4,000 Missouri six per cents 95 Jf
EOAKU OF 3H5JECTOE3 1
Vf W.BKQBY, OKAS. X. HILLSI AK, .
JOHN KIR KM AN, SUGAR JONES,
DANIEL ?. OABTES.
qKANBAOTS A GENERAL- ESOHANOB
I Bnfinecs and deals In United States Bonds
nd Gold. ISPQAR JONES, Osjhier.
W. W. BERRT, President.
JNO. KIRKMAN . Vloe President. pl tj
Friday, Nov. 29, 1&72.
rVa-5iv!Ile cotton SJaxUet.
The market continues quiet and un
changed. We quote as follows :
Inferior. , 9 11
Good ordinary 1CJ(
Low middling 17
Strict low middling 17
We give as follows a 6umuiar"Gf the
transactions of the day :
NASHVILLE COTTOX STATEMENT.
Stock on hand Sept. 1, 1S72 205
Received to-day 808
Received previously 195'2ol53
Stock on hand
We are indebted to McAlister & Wheless,
Commission merchants, corner Broad and
College streets, for the following cotton
quotations in New York and Liverpool
during the day.
Liverpool, Nor. 29, 11:30. Cotton
quiet but steady. Sales to-day 10,000 bales.
Middling uplands 9J2)10d; Orleans 1O0
lOid. Sales for the week 80.COO bales, of
f which OOOibalea was for export, and 8,000
bales for sp'.cplafdrs. Total stock: 420,000
iaies,oi wnicn oUjWU Dales ore American.
Total stock afloat 222,000 bales, of which
1,000 bales are American. Receipts of
iuc wsx o,uuu oaies, ot wmcn 27,000 bales
are American. Actual exports 8,000 bales.
Liverpool, Nov. 29, 1:00. Cotton
quiet but Bteady. Middling uplands 9J
10d; Orleans 10J10d. Sales to-day 12,
000 bales, of which 3,000 bales are for ex
port aud speculation.
New Yoke, Nov. 29, 10:25. Market
quiet. Futures quiet. Ordinary 16ic:
good ordinary lSiq low middling 18c:
udddling I9ic; Alabama 191c; Orleans
lSfe; Texas 19Jc November delivery
nominally lSfc; December 18 1-lCc: Jan
uary 18c; February 18Jc; March 19c; April
nominally J9iK Mav tmmirtniiw
Iuoicauu buuvrocia o,quu uaieS.
New Yobk, Nov. 29, 12:15. Market
VTTI n n An ... - n .(n .. .
caaj. x-uturea sieauy. uruioary uplands
lCjc; good ordinary 18Jc; low middling
18c; middling 19c; Alabama 18Jq Oi
leans 19c; Texas 20c. Sales for export
2tK) bales; for consumption 149 bales; on
contracts 1,200 bales; last evening for ex
jxirt 200 bales, for consumption 671 bales.
November delivery 18 13-I6c; December
18 9-16c; February 18 15-lOc; March 19fc;
New Yobk, Nov. 20, 2:00 Market
quiet. Futures steady. Ordinary 18k
good ordinary 18c; low middling 18c;
oniddling 19c; Alabama 19c; Orleans 19e;
Texas 29Jc May delivery 19 IMCc. Sales
tin the spo&700 balto; on contracts 13,500
New York, Not. 29, 8:20. Market
easy. Futures easy. Ordinary uplands
10c; good ordinary lSJe; low middling
18i; middling 19ic; Alabama 19Jc; Or
leans 19ic; Texas 20c Sales to-day, for
consumption G3S bales; for speculation 5
bales; in transit 200 bales; on contracts 14,
700 bales; last evening for export 200 bales;
for consumption 671 bales; tor speculation
0 bales; In transit 100 bales; included in
tne sales are 5J1U bales to arrive. Novem
ber delivery 18 13-16c; January 18 lM6c:
February ISJc; May 19c.
New SfoBii, Nov. 29, 3:30. Exclusive
of New York Net receipts 111,734 bales;
exports to Great .Britain 20,474 bales; to
other foreign ports 37,862 bales; stock 415,
New Tork, Nov. 29,4:00. Net receipts
131,681 balen; exports to Great Britain 30,
543 bales; to other foreign ports 86,831
bales; stock 422,337 bales.
SaabvlIIe Frcrf&cm 2aarEc.es.
Market brisk, with a further reduction
to-day in all articles of the hog product.
We quote as follows :
Bulk Meats Clear sides 7$c; clear
rib sides 7c; shoulders 4c, all packed.
Labd Hart & Hensley'a choice "snow
flake pastry" lard In tierces Sic; half barrels
9c; kegs 9c; buckets 10iq prime lard in
ErsfJlirJIXs Frmince SXa?be&
Dried Fruit Sales to-day of- 10,000
lbs at 3Jc for apples, 3Jc for quarter peaches
and 5c lor half peaches.
Peanuts Market quiet. Wo quote at
80 and 85c per bushel.
Eggs Market stiff at SSaSOc per dozen
from wagon and 33c from store.
Feathers We quote 3t 63c for prime,
and market active aud firm.
Wool There is not a sufficient quantity
coming in to justify quotations, and our
figures are entirely nominal as follows :
Tub washed, free of burs, 47iS'50e; un
washed do., 25028c; burry lots 5i10c less.
Bags We quote at 3c and market dull.
Onions We quote as $2.7503.00 per
.Gbesn Fruit Northern apples In light
supply at $2.7503.50 per barrel from store.
Bkoom. Corn We quote at 25c ac
cording to quality.
Hay Wa quote at $25jfS27 per Ion.
Potatoes We quote Irish at $1.25 per
bbl. from wagon, and $2 from store, with a
gt od shipping demand. Sweet potatoes
are selling from wagon at 51.50 per barrel,
aud $-'02.50 per barrel from store.
Butter We quote at 15U20c for good
country and 25c for choice.
Chickens We quote at 15025c a piece
by the quantity from wagon.
Ginseng Very scarce and hifuer. We
inote at 90c.
Beeswax We quote at 2S031c
nncbTiUeXloiiTaxid Krntja Marltrsi.
Flour Markerfirih as follows: Super
fine S-6.5007.00; faml-7S7.5O0S.OO; choice
'amlly $S.7509.OO; strictly fancy $3,250
Corn Meai We quote at 6O062ic per
l)U3hel St nubolto.1 and bolted.
Corn We quote ear corn 43045c;
shelled, loose, 47c Tlw shipping price Is
05c, sicked and delivered in depot.
Wheat Sales to day of 1,500 bushels
at Sl.as per bushel.
Oats Wo quote at 80035c loose from
wagon, and 50c sacked and delivered in
Barley Wo quoto at 60c per bushel
buying, and 75c sacked and delivered in
Rye We quote at 8O0S5c buying, and
ioc sacsed and delivered m depot.
Bran We quote at $18 per ton.
SaaSiYlUe Oroeary ISar&aS.
oUSARS New Orleans, in hogsheads 10.
11 and 12c for fair to choice; Demerars 12
012c; standard hards 14c; New Orleans
clarified white 12i12ic; do. yellow 12c;
A coffee 13c; B do". 12to extra C do. 12Jc;
rorto Kico liaiac
MoiiASseb and Sirups New Orleans
f 8070c:; sirup3 45g)75c; golden sirup 75c.
uoffee mo, common to choice, 20f?
itfic; Laguajra 22023c; Java 26027c.
JNATL3 wn quote at SS.25 for luds. and
toe s"uupnal for aim ingoing grades.
3 alt stock now eooa. We quote
bushel barrels $3.40; 54 do. $2,75 car load
rates delivered in depot.
oranges we quoto at $u.5Uper bbl.
Candles We quote star 20f c E).
Fish We quote as follows : Half bar
rels, Nos. 1, 2 and 3. J9.00, $7.25 and $8.C0:
la kits, Nos. 1, 2 and S, $2.0, $2 00 am1
Rice We quote at 9c.
Cheese We quote Factory at 19 Ic.
Teas Market steady as follows: Imce-
riai $iioi.au; xoung ayson $1.151.50;
IJlack vuc5$1.25; Gunpowder $101.75.
tWVDKB Maniet steady as follows : Du-
pont $7.00; Sycamore Mills $7.00: Hazard's
7.l; blasting $5.00; fuse per 100 feet 75c
shot we quoto patent $3; uucfc $3.25.
Liquors We quote common rectified
whisky W gallon $1; Robertson County
$l.750?3; Bourbon $1.2505.50; Lincoln
County $1.7502.25; Highwlnea $3.
cotton ties we quote at 9J0IUC
Brooms Wo quote at S2.50e3.fia 9
Soap We quote tt 503c &, or W0
d.su ? box.
BAoerae- We quote at 10fi;17c for
hemp and flax.
BaahvlHo lire BiocSi Mar&et. "
Cattle Good demand for shipping
c?ttle, and shippers are paying 303ic, and
m some instances tfic we quote cnoice
butchering 2 J03c; inferior ijc.
JSheep We quote at $203 per head, and
but light inquiry.
Hoos We quote averages of 800 a?
and upwards 4c; lighter weights 8Jg3c.
Seeds Domand moderate. We quote
a3 follows; Clover $7.00; timothy $4.60;
orchard grass $2.50; blue grass $2.25; red
Cotton Tarns We quote at 12 jc, 14c,
! 0c and 18c for 7C0, GOO, 500 and 400.
Shucks In demand at $3.50 per 100 Ejs
ibr hackled, and $1.50 for rough.
Wrapping Paper. We quote small at
50c; medium 75c; double crown $1.
xbon. wo quoto as louows: i ennessee
1 xr 7 a; Kentucky do 6c; Tennessee
tnd 71010c; Kentucky do. Ci07Jc; Ten
nessee Boiler plate 8fc; boiler heads 9c;
fire box 10c, shea:, common G07'; do
Kentucky 7108Jc; do Tennessee 809c.
Barrels Very scarce, aud In demand
Glassware Wo give the card rates as
follows : 8 by 10 $6.50; 10 by 12 $7.(0; 10
by 14 $7 50; 10 by 10 $3 00; 12 hy 14 $3 00;
52 by 1G$S.00; 12 by 18 $3.00; 12 by 20
$S.5U: Discount to J. j
Flasks The quotations net are as fol
lows: Half pint $3.60; pint $4.50; quart
MAHKET8 BY TJGI.EGBAPH.
'Xlia cJottois Slsrftetih
LtVEiiFooL, Nov. 29-Cotton quiet
and steady; middling upland OJalOd; do
Orleans lOilOfd. Sales 12,000 bales,
ftalesof the week 80,000 hales. Exoort
and speculauon 0,000 Sales. Stock on
nanu u,uuuu oiiesj American ou.uw Daiea. !
Beceipts 67300 bales: American 27,000
balea. Acfrurexpfirt 8.000 h?r
afloat 222,000, American lM Yams
and fabrics at Manchester qnielSw firm.
New York, Nov. 29. Colminmod
erate request, closing la buyfrTf favor
middling uoland IOjC ''ales of futm?
14,700 bales; "Nhvemlwry 1Sj.ISJc; J)Biem
bcr, 18alS9-16c; January lSfai&fe; Feb
ruary l8J1815-16c; March VixVr. April
19 5ldl?$e;'Ma5l9fct' '
COMPARATIVE COTTON STATEMENT.
Net receipts -at all ports fpe the wwk
181,681 baiesp same,time last year 121,680
bales; total for1 the year 1,142,815 bafej; las;
year 902,080 bales. Exports for tho, wept
67,379 hiles; same time last year; 82,379
bales; total for the year 520 911 bal&? last
year 418,332 bales. Stock at alt United
estates ports 422,&37 bales; list year 385,772
bales; at interior towm 74,843 biles; last
year1 66,783 bales,. At Livprooo 40,000
bales; lastyear4Jc.00O bales. AmHri.-iin
afloat for Great Britain 122 000 bales; last
New Orlbass, Nov. 29. Cotton oufef-
epizootic checks movement, sales 2.000
bales; good ordinary 17iK tow
middling 18c; middling lSJcf mid
dling Orleans 19 receipts 9.544 bales.
exports coastwise 49 bales; weeks sales
80,500 bales; receipts, net 39,736 bales; gross
46,483; exports coastwise 5,574 bales; con
tinent 22,159 bales; Liverpool 9.975 bales;
stock 149,707 bales.
uniccnrATi, Nov. 23. Cotton, quiel;
Louisville. Nov 29. Cotton is Iiwpi-
low middling 17c " '
&t. .Louis, No. 29 Cotton dull and
unchanged; good ordinary 17c
Memphis, Not". 29. Cotton quiet and
weak low middling; 18c '
LCOTXE?, Nov. 29. Consoto
92; account 92a93. United States 5.20s,
to,y; tffc37sl; 10-4Qi,88i.
Frasfort, Nov. 29 TJ. t. J&0V'G2.
93. ' '
i-AHis, .Nov., 29, Rentes 52fJB6c The
specie in the, Bank of France has increased
1,000,000 francs slnca last report.
Liverpool, Nov. 29 Breadstuffs dull.
California, average, while 12s 6d; club 18i
133 3d. Flour 703. Corn 2&-9da29s
Jieceipts of wheat foe. the past three days
30,000 quarters; American 15,000 quarters.
iRecelpts of com 12,000 quarters ail Amer
can. Sew York Honey SXztrXet.
New York, Nov. 29 Money after
loining at 7, and 7 per cant goid,- close.!
easy at 5 to 7 per cent. Sterling weak
and lower In the morning at 108J forprime
to 109 for sight; In the Rfternoon.tre rates
were advanced to 10S for sixty-days and
110 for sight, but there was no business
over 103J aud 109. Gold was heavy and
louver irrtbe morning, declining from 112
ts 112J;inthe afternoon It was firmer, and
3 to 7 per cent for use. The clearings has
$38,000,000, tho Treisury disbursements
$171,000. Governments were firmer with a
general advance in prices. A report thit
the Treasurer Intended to call in $20,000,
000 bonds, had a buoyant effect. State
bonds were generally firm with most of the
business in new Sjuth Carolina stocks,
which opened firm and slightly higher than
at the close Wednesday.
After the first board the general market
advanced 1 to 1 per cent. Lake Shore
reached 95 on purchases by the clique;
New Tork Central 95J, and Union Pacific
37$. Pacific Mail was the one weak spot
in tha market and declined steadily from
the opening to the cTose. It Is reported
that the clique are trying to induce tho
short Lilerest In thi3 s-.ocs tLat It will b
allowed to drop to about 80 and then ral
lied. Erie opened at London 2 percent
higher, but there was no response here, tha
stock being comparatively steady through
out the day. The market closed steady
with a slight reaction frera the higheaS
point reached. Six hundred thousand
more of the money with which the Treas
ury relieved the money market Ins been
refunded. The entire amount placid iu
banks account 7th aHd 10th an toasted to
$6,023,337, or which 4,201,371 rtLate, but
this will probably ba called in wilbto. the
next few weeks.
Sterling Eset ansa Bankers' btite 1&7J;
U. 3. coupons of ilf f ; fr-20s Of l&C
112!;do.lSM,lki. -J 'rt.5, MS. 4,wr,
1151; do. let)?. i,t; ijo ifwS. mf: MMGs.
10s i; currency 6'a, 114. Mi40ttrf bonds
9o. Tennessee," did, 75f; do. mV'l
.Virginia, new, 52; do. W, 48; Nor Caio
lna, old, 36; do. new, 20.
Sew Torb Dry u&otfa Market.
New York, Nnv. 29. The sow
storm has cheeked business to Jay, -and
jobbers are quiet. Commission booses re
fairly active for thb advanced season. f tr
market for cotton goods has an advndng
tendency, and is very Strong. Apptem N
and Wschussett 30 inch browns are k$ a
hslf cent., and New York ms btsacted
shirtings are now 20 ciri?, and Maxwells
18c Ticks and Denims higher oa several
grades. Prints fairly acti.u. One large
firm are jobbing Spragues dark and nwdliiiB
styles at lie by case. Fjreyn gxKfe qitiet
tow Vorli aezxerai KsrXetit.
New York, Nov. 29. Floor So OOallO.
Whisky 92Ja93c. Grain steady awl prices
unchanged. Egg3 quiet. Coffee dull.
Sugar, fair to good refined, 9al0c Mo-lass-'adull.
Rice7ii8ic Afes pork $16.
Beef dull and unchanged. Cut meats quiet.
Lard lower No. 1 to prime steam, 7ifSJc;
Kettle 8Jc Butter unchanged. Cheese
more actiie atllal4jc
Baltimore, Nov.. 29.-Flour dull, and
unchanged. Wheatsteady. Cornr-tinlxed
western 62c Oats western, mixeid 42a
42c Other grain firm and prices un
changed. Bacon dull. Hams, new 15a
lojc Lard 8a8c. Western butter un
changed. Whisky 04a95c
Cbtcinnati, Nov. 29. Flour $7.25a
7 50. Wheat $1.52al.57. Other grain un
changed. Mess pork nominal at $12.50.
Lard steam 7Jc, kettle 1c Bulk meals,
shoulders 4c; clear siies Gs5ic; dear rib
55J, for fifteen to twenty uays ta salt.
Bacon nominal. Hogs steady at $8.7&a
3 85. Green meats shouidara 3ia3jej clear
rio dJiSJc; clear Bides SJaSc Ilam3 7a
8c Whisky 89c
L0OTS7ILLE, Nov. 29. Bagging 13al4c
Flour extra family $6,25; A No 1 $7.50;
fancy $8. 2a. Graiu unchanged. Hgg sal
ling slowly; extreme range $3.60a3.90.
Mess pork $13.00. Bulk meats shbnlders
4c; clear rib 6ia6Jc; clear sides 6a6.
loose; c higher packed. Lard, choice; leaf
8c Whisky S9c. 7
Chicago, Nov. 29. Flour quiet with
moderate demand, nearly all sales on pri
vates term Wheat No. 1 spriug $1.17;
No. 2 $1.09i bid; other grain unchanged.
Messork $12.25al2 50. Lard 71a7Jc.
Meats of all kinds in light demand, but
holders firm; prices unchanged. Whisky
St. Louis, Nov. 29 Flour shipping fa
cilities meagre owing to'low water, and
business small. Wheat held firmer buyets
and sellers wide apart; Bales, No. 2 spring
$1.17: No. 3 red fall $1.10. Corn 29c Oats
34c for track lots; 25c on elevator. Bye and
Barley unchanged. Whisky 90c. Mesa pdrjc
$13.00. Bacon nothing dolus. Lard nomi
nal. Hogs active at $3.75a4.10. Cattle
3a6c fair to extra.
' ISempIa tJnrketK.
Memphis, Nov. 29 Flour $S.2fta9!50.
Corn meal - unchanged. Corn 59u53c.
Oats, mixed, 40c. Bulk meats, shoulders
4z; clear sides-7cr "-Lard !?4-iic
1 be Coott-rootn of tho ilntly. -Tlia
food that has bean cooked ia the MMmk
mutt be re-cooked la the stumiicU IkIuT - K pa
be applied to'tho nourishment o: the body; An
anieaiiicr fauilltatiug thk wcoiul coukmg.
clues Khbraihe-DroCawlSfrWlv awl imi nt-ethr
peitornieu. Motuttor'u SwoMCb Bitter -. val-
liTiiio-lsIioniturvin which the e.tul n.,.: -. istto
for building up and recruiting th li..aia i :i j
arc turned mtu conTertibl- aUm-nfc B..t M
not all. Itaow VeiteHrlaTisr uim the etuamr
lueaibrnao winch wrrctes gastric Juice, upaa
the liver, which jiroduowLtliat u -iorai l&xwn m,
the bile, uixju the vmn-U -which reoeivo ttta
digested feud, and upon thfc ntuOTtwirta wkieft
connect tue tluestivaoruaiu watt tho rh mncai
ot circulation. If aaj irtion of this cuiaokx
machinery oat or cnler tlie Btlwi wMt K"Jt
right, thus proicutln Tlgoti (Kwtwn. tenter
secretion, and the produciuu uf parn, iKii, Bn.
bus taining IjI xhI.
novaj iieoo wawit 3lp
This superb IIAIR DYa is.4im.JUit iihti
WvrU Perfectly Hanal04, 34aUe and jfe,
3taata.-.eoti8. No ditfappofBuaent H KiflSa-
loos unta, or nnpieaeant uaor. rw aaaniw.
A.BAXOHELOK,6HAIS.JJ'B &emcc !&-
MEDXATEL.Y a sptemBd BLACK dr
KAXUKAI iOW. DOCS cot SOU
t-J 1 ..A. I-Jfi U trTt T 1 A t'lklrf Anil
Dye. aoid by an uruufss. airoiuiy i. suau