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TO the Editor of the X icr.
I pnrnoivo from the loader of lust
week's "Citizen," tlint omo of ynnr
contributors linve stirred up tlio bilo of
the Editor, which overflowed in a torrent
of iiply, gtronjr-HCL'iiteil rjtitliotrt, nnd
caused him to appeal for nynipathy to
all "candid and enlightened mind,"
cn 'account of their merciless inflic
tions. Let us, in order to understand
the occasion and excitinjr cause of
this profuse) overflow of editorial ver
biage), cmiuirei what your contributors
havo dono whii.di 1 go nnushty as to
merit this Editor's special wrath, man
ifcatod with such virulonco as nppcars
in this article.
So far as I can perceive from n pc
rusal of tho contributions which I sup
pose ho refers to, they have presumed
to question tho infallibility of this Dan
iel they liavo had tho "cowardly"
and "mean" unpertincneo to contro
vert the truth of somo of his editorial
ttaUment, and have ventured to at
tempt to show by tho production of
facts and arguments, that some of his
.editorial charges and inferences were
not sustained by facts. Surely, both
publisher and contributors had a right
to prcsumo that tho statements of the
editor of a journal, nnd tho opinions
he advanced, constituted legitimate
topics of discussion and animadversion.
.How clso shall tho public ever get at
the truth? If an editor who through
his journal addresses his readers, gar
bles or misstates tho truth, what other
corrective or antidote to tho diffusion
,of tho poison whitdi is in all error,
havo we, but to meet the misstate
ments and brand them as falso coin.
,ero the evil is necompiisneii.- mis i
what I understand to be tho uso and
end of a free press. Error will be
overthrown if truth be left free to com
The columns of this editor have
teen appealed to, his statements quo
ted, and tho attempt made to demon
strate their incorrectness. All this is
certainly within tho limits of legiti
mate political discussion. But tho edi
tor asks for sympathy on the ground
.of persecution nnd nnonymous per
sonal assaults. His personal character
has been no further assailod than as
his publio conduct may be a reflection
of it. His self-assuming nnd dictato
rial courso as the conductor of a pub
lic journal, has naturally led to the
enquiry, who is this who plays such
fantastic tricks? "Upon what meat
docs this our Civsar feed, that he hath
grown so great?'' Ho uses his
editorial claymore with vindictive in
difference to the feelings of those who
presumes to differ with him in senti
ment about important issues. He
charges corruption upon n whole par
ty, because of tho dereliction of two or
three individuals.. He characterizes
tho Legislature of the groat Stato of
Ohio, whom tho people havo clothed
with their power for the time being, as
a set of asses arid fools, and by conse
quence, the people who sent them there
.as -their representatives, aro placed in
the same category. He pursues, through
hit columns, with untiring malevolence,
every one who crosses the path of his
ambition, or thwarts his schemes of ad
vancement. Ho speaks flippantly of
his neighbors and fellow-citizens as
"hypocrites," and "traitors" to every
honest, manly, and honorable principle,
-and yet, when these things aro referred
to,' and the truth, justice and propriety
.of his editorial statements and denunci
ations aro arraigned at the bar of public
pinion, by your correspondents, he cries
out, in the languago of persecution
"mean and cowardly assault.," &o.
The question then is, between the edi
tor and the public, havo the comments
of your contributor on his editorial
courso, been just aro they borne nit
by tho documentary facts has he
represented Republican men and meas
ures correctly? lias he published the
wholo truth? has ho given true repre
sentations of tho state of parties in
Congress? has ho been careful to give a
full and impartial history of the trou
bles in Kansas, that his readers nitty not
be misled, but well-informed on all these
Doints? This is tho issuo to bn met.
It is an immaterial point as to who your
contributors are. They are doubtless
men of like passions with himself, with
faults and failings. If they have sta
ted anything untrue; if ho can show
that they havo been unjustand uuchari
table in their comments and conclusions,
he commands tho means of pointing out
aad exposing any falsifications or mys
tifications they may have used. Let hi in
not resort to tho poor subterfugo that he
does not know his adversaries. I lie pro
ductionof names would perhaps lead only
to a war of personalities, while tho mi
portant principles at issue would bo lost
sight ot. In a contest of mere person
alities ho could no doubt acquit himself
'well, as no other document than tho "dic
tionary" would be necessary. It would
doubtless bo a refreshing change and va
riety in his columns to neo important
questions discussed in a logical, argu
mentative way, with all the epithets
thrown out, and lucts and arguments
lone relied upon to establish his points.
A mere personal war, or bandying of
epithets, would neither cdil'y his readers,
nor advance tho causo of truth, which
all honest and unselfish editors should
Lave in view. Tho mission of t he
press is not to doecive or mislead, but
to enlighten and guide in the path of
true progress. If all editors wero hon est
and truthful, and always careful to
give the truth, instead of their own
partisan and one-sided representations,
the press would be a real boon to the
people, instead of becoming, in the
hands of the unprincipled, the source of
iseord, and the fomcnter of thoso pas
sions which disgraco human nature
)Vith a right understanding of facts,
men would find thomse'ves much nearer
together than they aro at present. The
Jioncst of all parties would not find
themselves so fur apart, but common in
terests and common hopes would bring
them together, to promoto tho great
interests of a common country.
The Chicago Tribuno says that Mr.
John Dean, the coachman who married
Miss Bolter, tho wealthy vnnmr Lulv ,.
New York, has arrived in Chicago with
bis bride, and taken up ':is abode there,
where he has a brother.
The Minnesota Legislature is now in
session at St. I'sul, to provido for. hold
ing a Convention to frame a Stato Constitution,
Is the Question Settled?
Thero is something irresistibly ludi
crous in tho confident assurances of tho
Democratic journals that tho slavery
question is . now finally settled. They
tell ns that thero Is no appeal from the
decision of tho Supremo Court; that
Congress cannot now legiidato upon the
subject of slavery, nor tho peoplo agi
tate it, nor parties quarrel about it; and
the announcement is prefaced by such
elegant expressions as, "Republicanism
knocked on the head," "agitation si
lenced," "niggcr-worshippcrsput down,"
Ac. Do these sanguino gentlemen for
get that all this has liccn dono several
times before? The slavery question has
been settled, we ennnot remember how
often, within a few years past. It Mas
settled in 18."0, by tho passage of the
Compromiso Measures, including the
Fugitive Slavo Law; it was settled in
1S52, when tho Baltimore Conventions
resolved that it tm settled, should stay
settled, and should not bo agitated any
more; it was settled in 1S5, by the
Kansas-Nebraska Bill; and now it is for
ever settled by tho awful voico of the
Supreme Court. And yet, remarkable
as it is, tho more the question is set
tled, tho more it disturbs tho political el
ements. The ghost of niritation will
not down, even nt tho bidding of Chief
Justice Taney; and nt every political
convocation it returns, and pushes men
from their official seats, in spito of their
efforts to banish the unwelcome guest.
To say that the decision, which chan
ges slavery from a local to a national
institution, will or can withdraw the
subject from Congress or tho political
arena, is to say a very absurd thing.
Tts effects will be exactly contrary.
Tho South, in procuring the vation
alixntim of their system, have made ev
ery man, in a measure, responsible for
its character, and rendered tho unlimi
ted discussion of it perfectly legitimate
and proper. It cannot bo put off now
with the plea that it is a local concern,
with which wo have nothing to do. It
comes home to tho "business and bosom"
of every man in the nation, and the
South h ave forfeited all right to com
plain of agitation. Pittsburg Cummer
Ohio Journal of Education.
The attention of County Auditors and
Township Boards of Education is res
pectfully called to tho following circu
lar, heretofore issued by tho State School
Commissioner, and indorsed by the
TO COUNTY AI'THTORS AND TOWNSHIP
boards op education.
Office of Commissioner of Common )
Schools, Columbus, April 3d. 1851. (
I ho great number of questions aris
ing under tho present School Law,
nnd the importance of having a thor
ough understanding, by its officers, of
the provisions of the law, an'd a uniform
policy pursued in all the counties, in
its administration, have imposed the ne
cessity of having some medium of com
munication with thoso officers, and the
Commissioner has gladly availed him
self of the Ohio Journal of Education
for this purpose.
All my official decisions and opinions
have been, nnd will continue to be, pub
lished in tho Journal; nnd it is my
opinion that County Auditors will be
justified in subscribing for a copy for
their own use nnd ono (or more) for the
Board of School Examiners: and that
Township Boards may order it for the
township clerk, nnd the clerk of each
sub-district, and include the cost of the
same in their annual estimate of money
to be raised in accordance with the first
clause of tho22d section of tho School
Tho copies so taken should, of eourre,
be kept on file in their respective offices,
and bo transmitted to their successors
Editors throughout the State, by
publishing the above, will confer a fii
voron school officers, nnd greatly abridge
tho official correspondence of the Commissioner.
Scarcity in the Northwest.
Tho Chicago Tribuno of a lato date
Even in our own State thousands of
men nhg usually havo corn and oats to
to sell, have been for a mouth past and
are yet buying from their neighbors to
keep their cattle and horses alive until
a few warm and pleasant days bring out
the new grass. All along the Missis
sippi on tho Iowa side, thero is the
greatest distress among farmers for feed,
and many of them, so great is the scar
city, are losing entire herds by starva
tion. A gentleman from Maquoketa
tells us that in that region by tho way,
one of tho richest and most productive
parts of Iowa cattle are dying by hun
dreds, and that farmers who hauled their
surplus to tho river and sold it in the
fall, are now buying it back by wagon
loads at three times the prices they got
for it six months ago. In tho country
west of Davenport, and about Iowa
City, tho same stato of things exists. A
Quiney, the demand for corn to take
over into Missouri, is much greater than
the supply; aud one distillery at leait is
buying grain at St. Louis and sending
it up tho river by the boat-load, to avoid
stopping work, as it would do if obliged
to depend upon home supplies. At Ke
okuk and Burlington the demand is very
activo aud the supply small, as it is, in
deed, in every other part of (ho West
from which we havo heard. Along the
St. Louis and Chicago road there is more
corn, but not half tho usual quantity.
Along tho Galena Air Line, Galena and
Chicago, tho Chicago, Burlington and
Quiney and tho Chicago and Rock Isl
and roads, hardly a crib full is to be
bo seen. In ono word, tho cattlo have
eaten up tho entire surplus of corn, oats,
hay, and in many places, tho poa
toes also. The winter has exceeded its
usual length by fully forty days; and
in those days the mischief bus been dono.
Chinese Sugar Cane. At a late
meeting of the Boston Historical Society,
Dr. Jackson, in reply to a question, sla
ted that the Chineso sugar cane ruisod in
tho vicinity of Boston, would not yiold
crystalline sugar in quantities to warrant
its cultivation. A small quantity could
bo obtained from tho plant, but a svrun
which was suitable for food or distillation
was readily obtained. The farther south
tho cauo is raised tho moro sugar it
yields, Sq say the papers.
President Buchanan celebrated
66th birth day on 7'hursdsy, the 23d.
Freshet in James River.
RICHMOND, VA., May 6.
A great freshet has occurred in the
James River. The wharves, streets and
houses aro submerged in the low grounds
by the overflowing of water. Damage
is apprehended to the crops on tho river.
There has been no such freshet since
IK 17. At Lynchburg, tho water has
risen seventeen feet, but is now falling.
A Significant fact. In the delmte
in the Ohio Senate on tho bill to prohibit
tho use of the Ohio jails and penitentiary
for the imprisonment of fugitive slaves.
Hon. Alfred Kellcy, heretofore extreme
ly caulious in expressing himself upon
Itepublican principles, defined his posi
tion, clearly and emphatically and ranged
himself in the Republican line. He said
"ho never had been an Abolitionist., and
could not fraternise with negroes but he
wished it distinctly understood that ho
was opposed to tho extension of slavery,
and would not bo forced to sustain that
institution either directly or by implica
tion. Ho wished tho pending bill to bo
changed so as to meet the issue directly
ami utterly prohibit tho use of our pris
ons to tho prostitution of slavery.
Murder at Dayton.
A Herman blacksmith, named Henry
S.ilthou.uc, was murdered )at Thursday
night nt a grocery kept by Philip Walch.
He was set upon by four Germans, drag
ged out of the house, and dispatched
with bricks snd knives. Tho names of
the murderers are fieorgo Fisher, John
Father, Martin Ludwick, and Peter
Lentz. The murderers have been ar
rested, and are now in jail.
Memphis & Charleston R. R. Completed
Memphis & Charleston R. R. Completed Completed.
A telegraphic dispatch from Mem
phis, dated May 2d, say:
Tho city is crowded with strangers to
day, to attend a jubilee of tho opening
of tho Memphis and Charleston Kail
road. Fifteen thousand persons are
The display generally is very Gne.
A quantity of Mater from the Atlantic
was poured into tho Mississippi to
day, to commemorate the union.
Fires in Arnn.. There were thirty
two fires in the United States last mouth,
according to telegraphic and newspaper
reports, occasioning a loss, in tho aggre
gate (all losses less than $10,000 exclu
ded,) of ?1, 520,000. Tho largest fire
was in Baltimore, the loss amounting to
8340,000; afire at Marietta,fia.,'dcstroy
$125, 000; and others at North Ad a ins,
Mass., and at Atlanta, Ca., each ?100,
000. Tho Mormons seem to be preparing
for hostilities with the 1. S. (iovcrnment.
Advices from Salt Lake, to the 25th Feb.
stato that the Legislature has passed an
act for the organization of tlio militia of
the Territory. Schools have been open
ed to tench infantry and cavalry tactics.
The Deserct News contains an article
attempting to prove that the Federal
government has no power tonppoint Ter
Lapy Book Kekpkiis Wo see a no
tice in ono of the Northern papers, sta
ting that the advertisers, Misses M. Mc
Intiro, were prepared to keep books bv
double or single entry, post book?. &e",
for a fair compensation. They would
also do copying at reasonable rates. We
see no why many feniblos might not de
vote their tinio to this kind of employ
ment. It would pay thsm better and cer
teinly be more healthful tomindand bod
y. than tho everlasting stitch, stitch,
stitch . P,a U unore J 'a trial.
Indianapolis is the greatest egg mar
ket in the country.
IIoi.lowav'b Ointmfnt and 1'ili. Everv
li.Md of a f iniily should keep a supply of these
grent speclfica at hand. No liousliold can
iilely ilisjieiiso Willi thein. Kxtcrnul injuries,
winch would roeult in the loss of a limb, or
the crippling of a joim, If trented in tho ordi-
nary mode, may be cured with dispatch, and
without pyiii or liuzard, by the use of the Oint
ment. Erysipelu. ult rheum, boil, orea,
aud ull entemal ailments, are removed witli
e.juul facility and certainty, by the upplicutiou
of tills grent curative; and the manifold dia
et.sc( of the stomach, liver, and intestine, so
often filial iu this country, yield inariably lo
the sanutive operation of the Pills.
J lie thousand whose constitutions have
been ruined, and their system poisoned by
me use ui mercury , snouiu give the follow
In; their earnest attention:
Dr. Giles, Newlon Hamilton, Pa., May, ISSI ;
"I have used, myself, half a dozen botllee
of Hoolland' German Bitter for Liver Com
plaint and disease of a nervous elm meter, ro.
u Itinc from the use of Mercurv. I w.
oned aud utllicted with pms from the use of
mis lauer article, i lie Uerman Hitter i the
first article from which I obtained any relief.
I huve also given the article to many dyspep
tic, with the most salutary result. I lliiuk
aa many more bottle will cure ma."
Psor. Wood'( Mai Restorative Having
i r..ii- i .... "
irieu uiiauctmsiiuiy sundry nigmy recom
mended "hair tonira" on our own half denud
ed crowu, we had about lost all confidence in
nostrums of that sort, until a few weeks ojo
wa met a distinguished politician of this StaTe,
whom we had seen three year ago with thin
hair, and a "gray as a rut," but now boasting
a fine and glossy a bead of hair aa on could
wish. We demaudo.l the secrtt of hi im
proved appearance, when be reudily accounted
for it by escribing it to the virtue of Prof.
Weod' Hair Restorative. We (hall try that
next, aa our tdverlhtiiig columns show It to
be for ule in town. Oltuua Free TraJtr.
Reason and Common Sense.
Our reader may remember we have on ev.
era I occasions spoken in very eulnglsto terms
of a preparation which Dr. Setit 8. llance, ef
108 Baltimore atreet, Baltimore, Mil., has dis
covered for the cure of Kpikptio Kit. Now,
iu iloint, so, we have been actuated by the very
I . ... . ,t.. i
iiiuuvtra, viz. ine a deviation 01 Human ui
ferlng. From circumstances which have late
ly come to our knowledge, wa fear there It m
certain class of per.ons who aro not difposed
to try thl remedy in a common sense niau
ner. We allude to the fact of selecting a par
ticular case In town where perhape tliera are
six or eight cases, and trying it on one cese.
Now, perhaps the case selected might be the
only one uf tho whole number thul it would
not cure.. This is neither doing theimelve
nor the medicine justice. If a dozeu persons
were stricken down with cholera in one town
or uclrhborhood, would they all send for a
physician, or would only one employ him, and
wail aud see if be cured the lirst palieutT That
pluti of procedure would bo most absurd. 8a
in the cuse of JJr. lUnca's remeily, every one
who ha Fit (hould try it for a reasonable
length of time. It will not cure it Iu a day
or a week; nothing woitli doing caa be ao
rompiishrd at once. What i easily done, i
a eusily U ;doua. The growth of time is en
during, l'loiu the inosl respoctuble teetimo.
uy W have examined, we ftel assured that by
a proper eraevcruuce iu Ihia remedy, ntue
raeea of Fpilepay out of ten may be cured.
I'lis Pill are aeiil by trail free of poitugj t
uy purl ef the world. ' Price: one box $1;
iwo $5, twelve fit- will nud the ad
tfM above. mytw4
' Dcrofula and Bait Rheum
Of four t rare standing, Cured bv Carter'
Spani pli Mixture.
Woohtm, Wyn Co., O., Pec. I , 8.3.
Measr. Hixarrr Sl Htrt.(j,(,m,n
Having for four yar punt been auffVrlnsr Willi
Scrofula In it wont forir, wlilioul 6uding re
licf from sur heat phyatclen. I wa solicited
ly Irlend to try Curler's Spanish Mixture.
It give me pleasure U tain lint befura fi I I v
Ishlng Ilia fii.t bottle, Ida disease relaxed. 1
llieil ordered two more bottle; and. with heart
felt gratitude, I atata to you tlmt two bottle
of your excellent preparation hai eutirely cur
The lMr boltla I pare to a friend wlio had
been ulTrliig with Halt Kin urn for length
of time, and lie, like myself, owe lila restora
tion to heiiltli to the virtue of "Carter" Span
I'll Mixture." You are at liberty to uaa llila
Idler in anyway you may lliink proper, If It
Will benefit tliin tceJ.
Your obedient aervnnt,
tnyl Itl JOSEPH RODISON.
TlrNtrM.-rnM cr Mankind If la not ha wbo
Invented Brussels Carpeting or Gold Brocade,
who in tlio masse liuv reason to bold In re.
Curd, but be who furnishes something useful
to every-hoily. Onl ol our government of
ficials lately returned from hi a minion in Tra
lil, telle at an um-rdoto that among the finl
nquirlo made of lilin about hi acquaintance
with our publio men, wa whether lie knew
the Aineili-aii Chemist, Dr. J. 0. Area, who
invented I he Cherry Pectoral and Cathartic
fill. Aa these article (mora particularly the
Cherry Perioral) are in general nae in the cities
of South America, thoy are the most preva
lent representative of American product, and
as many thousand there nk well aa here, owe
to lliem the reeovery of their health from ma
lignant dlsehses. It in not strange they should
hold the Inventor In esteem, hut It la rather
miple in them lo suppose that the Doctor is
the only man of mark we have among onr
twenty. five million people Chrietian Advocate.
T) Y viitue of two order of sale from the
Couit of Common Tien of Highland
county, Ohio, one in fnvor of Ahralinm Zuck
and one in fuvor of Klislia Zook, and both
ajTHlnet Mnblon VVickershiim nnd Joseph Fryo,
partner, trudin? as U'ickeraham fc Krye, I
will ofl'erat publio miction belora the door of
the Court House in Hillshoro,
On the I iit of June A. I. 1H.5T,
the followine described reul estate, to-wit:
ln-Lot No. 52 In the town of Sinkine
Spring, in ciid county of Highland, with all
the appurtenance thereunto beloneing
Trrnx Cush in hand Appraised at $,S(UO.
p3 Is J. H. MUM, KMX, S. H. Co.
ARE respectfully requestej to call and ex
il. amine inv lim it nf vik inn si.., ti..
Go'iIpm, and Congress Shoes, juat received for
Also A fine assortment nf M
Children', Weur. I. VANPELT.
BOOTS AND SHOES.
A LAItUi: STOCK, suitable for the
season, of the Pastern and mv iiw n
auufacture. Received and on bnnd.
all warranted. I. VANPELT.
JUST receiving a variety of Ready
Clotliinjr, Coats, Pants aud Vests.
"P'-J S. E. IIIBGK.N i.
HATS AND CAPS.
I HAVE just received a fine atock
of Hals and Con, for the Spring'--!,
trade, consisting of fine Flexible Silk Hats,
Soft Hats of the latest Styles. Also, Braid,
Straw, Panama and Palm Hate.
Cull and examine. 1. VANPELT.
m ri:s:ioic stock or
JOSEPH II. MULLENIX'S.
42 LkIA US New Orleans, Crushed, fulver
O ied and Clarified.
Jlf'LASKS Golden Syrup, Sugar House
and New Orleans in Barrels and Half Barrel.
CoflVe aud Teas, beat article.
Spices of ull kluda, Soda, Rice, Candle,
RaiHins, Candir(, Lemons, Orongej
FISH In Barrels and Kilts.
WOODEN WARE Wood Saws, Tubs,
Buckets. Churns, Baskets, and every othorur
tic to usually kept in n well reytilalud Grcery
Store. All of which will be sold remarkably
low forcaah or Country Produce.
P C J. II. MULLEN1X.
a:.o'I'iii:k lakui: ni:ti;ii'x
Hardware nid Cutler -7.
III. MUl.LENIX is now opening up tl.e
, laigi st assortment of Hardware and Cut
lery he ever offered in this market, consisting,
in part, cf
SAWS Teunut, Compan, Punuel, Frnn
in a nd H ind.
PLANES Hand Tiows, Cellinjr-Vatcli,
Sido Rabbit, Handle Ceiling, Table Ceiling,
Double Box Bead, Moulding Sash, Phillisler,
Screw Arm Grooving, Standing G roows, Dou
ble Smoothing, Doub. and Single Four, iMnb.
und Sing. Jack, nnd Plane Bills.
Chisel" Socket, Firmer aud Corner.
Spirit Levels, Hand-Axes, Fool Ades;
Augers, assorted. Hatchet;
Pi-awing-Knives, Braces aud Bill;
Narrow-Butt aud Screws,
Guuges, assorted, Trying Squares;
Pocket Rules, Bolt, Door Locks;
Thumb and Knob .niches, Coinpasncs;
Ste lyanls, Screw Drivers,
Monkey Wrenches, Tad Locks, Axs,
Slrap Hinges, Cate Hinges, Cott'ea Mills;
Spittoons, Currycombs, Curds and Brushes;
Brass Kettles, as'd sizis, Hamrs;
Chain Truce, Halter, Breast und Dog;
File, ass'd, Tea Canisters, Pepper Boxes;
Gothic Bank, Pie Plate, WuIUe Iron;
A splendid stock of ass'd Nail and Tack;
Hoe, Rakes, Shovel, Sptdes;
Manure and Hey Forks, Rat Trap,
Whips, Ox Leslies, Buck do ,
Frying Pans. Carriage Holts, Looking G lsr
In the line of Cutlery, he lias a large assort
ment of Table Cutlery, Pocket, Pen and
Pruning Knives, Sheep Shears, Scissor'
Button Hole Cutter, Mince Knives, Sic., &c'
1 lie public are respectfully iuvited to call.
anc get Darguins, a i have determined to ofl'ei
them. JOS. If. .ML'LI.EMX.
ap 1 6
Luir.u uu luofliu'. Jiy supply I
' complete, en. bracing all Ibe choice brunds.
LIUAKh I he usual variety of a first elasa
article. For sale by J. H.MULLEN1X.
SHOTGUNS, Rifle, and P.atola; pTwdTr
'Horns, Pnwdor Flasks, Shot Pouches,
Wad Cutlers, Plugs, Nipple and Tube, Game
Bags, Shot and Lead, h or sale cheap by
upli J. H. ML'LLENIX.
DO YOU SHAVE? OfCturie You ).'
Then go to J. II. McLLXsix's and buy
one of hia Superior Razor, and enjoy the
luxury of an easy shave. .
115 ii . NULLENTX.
Cloths, farsinifrcs, Jtf.
WF. especially invite Ibe attention often
lleini'ii to our fine stock r "
Black and fancy Calmere.. Satinet Is. Tweeds
und Linen Goods. 8. E. H1BUEN &, CO.
Looking Clasi Plates.
T OOKINU GLASd PLATES of all the rul
Xi ing site.
LTOld Frau.e refitted with slate
J. 8. BLACK & CO.
At the China and Olas Store,
Hijh t., opposite the Court House.
STEEL RIOVLII IMTS!
ixvi:.''rji vr.Pi.ow i-actoiiy
T CONTINUE, the mauufac.
VjVX tureof their nl,.,raled Stw
trmn wniAjaa ad Cast Mould plow, at h
old atabd, ou Seventh t., 1 iiu(r wrsl of Maiu,
Cincinnati. A general aasorhieul of Plows
of all kinds, aud Steel Mould) Board, all of
whjch are warranted to perfon well, or re
turnable. D. Mil i.ra &, Sua, Ilillaboroiand J. Wsioht
l!ru.Aul.l .. A r.. . '
---..,U ... nuii mi lie (aia of eur
PROPOSED CONSTITUTION AMENDMENTS.
PROPOSED CONSTITUTION AMENDMENTS. AMENDMENTS.
AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Rrtnlved bf the Oener Amemhlf of the State
nf Ohio, Three-fifth of the member elected
to each House concurring therein, That It be
and I hereby proposed to the elector nf this
Stale to vote on the s-cond Tuesday of Octo
ber next, npon the approval or rejection of the
following amendment a a substitute tor tiie
twenty-fifth Section of the (econd Article of
the Constitution, and for Ilia S"cond Section of
the suine A rt le, nid for the third Section of
the eleventh Article, vizi All rcgnler ses
sion! of the General Assembly (hall com
mence on the first Monday of January, an
nually. Senator (ball be elected biennlnlly
and Representative annually, by the electors
of their respective counties or district on Ibe
eeond Tnesday nf O-tober. Their tTm of
office lin'! commence on the first day of Jan
uary next after their elecli on, nnd that of Sen
ator ahall coutlnue two yara, and that of
Representatives one yenr. The Senator elect
ed in October next shall bold their office for
Iwo years, and the Representative elected at
the same time shell hold their others for on
year, frovided. Hint seventeen of the Sena
tor elected on the aecotid Tuesday of Octo
ber, H.'7, to be ascertained by lot, a the
President of the Semite may direct, and shall
hold their office for only one year, and their
successors shall be elected on the -rond
Tuesday of October, one tho mind eight hun
dred and fifty-eight, and biennially thereafter.
When any county ahull hare a fraction above
the ntlo f r Representative no I rg llittt be
ing multiplied by ten, the result ehill be equal
to one or more ratios, additional Representa
tive ahall be apportioned for inch ratios
among the ever! session of the decennial
period In the following manner: If there lie
only one ratio then a Represont itlvs hill be
allotted to the tenth session of the decennial
If there are two ratio Representatives shall
be allotted to the ninth and tenth si-sslou; If
three to the eighth, ninth, and tenth session;
If four to the sevonth, eighth, ninth and
tenth, If five to the aixlh, seventh, eighth,
ninth and tenth; If sit to the fifth, sixth, sev.
enlh, eighth, ninth and tenth; If seven lo the
fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth and
tenth; If eight, la the third, fourth, fi
sixth, seventh, eighth, nln'li aud tenth; If
line to the second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth,
seventh, eighth, ninth und tenth iiaiiou of
III decennial period respectively.
In determining the number of Srnslor lo
which any aenutnrial district might be enti
tled in any decennial period, by reason of any
fraction of a senatorial ratio, the fiaction shall
be multiplied by five, aud if l!io result be equal
to one senatorial ratio, a:i additional Senator
hull be allotted lo (aid district for the ninth
anr! tenth sessions. II It be equal lo two r.tch
ratios an add lliomil Senator fur the seventh ,
eighth, ninth, and tenth eessinns shall be al
lotted lo such district, 'f three, then to the
fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth, and
If lour, to the third, fourth, filth, sixth,
sRveniii, eigiun. nintu, ana lentil sessions r (
pec'ively. If tin amendment b adnnted by
the electors, the counties now enlilled to more
than one member in either or both branches
of the Legislature in tlm fourth end filth ses
sions of the present dereniii.il perid, a now
provided, shall have a like number of member
iu each brunch thereof for eacli session of the
remainder of the present decennial -iod.
N. H. VAN VORHES,
Speaker the House of Representatives.
THOMAS H. FORD.
President of the Senate.
Dated April 3d, 1857.
AMENDMENT NO. 2.
lirtnlveit by the General Ats-nMy uf the State
nf Ohio, Tii-te-fiflhs nf the member shcted
to each Holism concurring therein. That It be,
and hereby i, propr.sed to the electoi of thi
Slate to vote on the Second Tuosdav of Octo
ber next, upon the approval or r-j ction nf the
follow ing amendment, a a aubslitute for the
5lh nnd bill section of tho fourth nm le nf the
Constitution, viz: Sec. 5. District Courts
shall be held iu each county at least o i.-.e iu
each year, by one or more District Judgei
elerled by th" electors of (euarete district lo
be prrwribril by law, who h hold their of
fice for five years; and during their conlinu
auce In office shall r. sl.io in the district lor
which they are ele let!. The provision of
the fourteenth section of Hi is article shall ap
ply lo District Judge. The General Assem
bly may by law authorize tho Judges of the
District Court, and of tiie courts nf Common
Pleue, tn fix tlio time of holding their respec
tive coMrla Until District Judges shall hive
been e-i'-etid and qualified, District C'oirts
sunn ue i ri i uy inu j uugos ol the Supreme
Court and of the Courts uf Common Pier s, ss
now authorized. Sec. . The District Court
shall have such jurisdiction n may bo nrovi
ded I. y such power and juiisdictiou at cham
bers, and may be required lo sit a judge of
the court of Comiuou Plea us snail be direct
N. H. VAN VORHES.
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
THOMAS H. FORD.
President of the Senate.
Dated April 3d, 1857.
AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Rttuhra' lij the Ceneral Auembly of the State
nf Ohio, Three-fifth of the membei elected
to each brai.ch, concurviiig therein, ll, at it be
and hereby is proposed to the elector ef the
Slate, to vole on the acroud Tuesday of Octo
ber rcxt, to uppror or nject ll, e" following
amendment us a substitute for the second iinu
third sictioi.a of the twelfth article uf the
All property, pertoi ol end real, stall be
subject to taxation by a imilorni rule, at the
true value thereof iu money, but audi d due
liot ( from credits may be allow ed as the Gou
eral Assembly may deem expedient; Provided,
that burying ground, public school houses,
and ull other public property, and all Institu
tion of purely public charily, and ull houses
used exclusively for public worship, shall le
exempt from luxation; and if the lotul value
of the personal property of any peison alisll
not exceed fitly dollar, the same niuy be rx
empt from taxation. All property einploved
iu banking shall always bear a burden of taxa
tion equal to that imposed ou the property of
N H. VAN
Speaker of the House of
President of the Senate.
Dated April 3d, 1857.
AMENDMENT NO. 4.
Retohtd by the General At$mb'y rf the Slate
of Ohio, Tliree-fifllia of the members elected
to eecli house concurring therein, That it be
and hereby is proposed lo th electors of the
Stato, ou the second Tuesday of Oitob-r next
to approve or reject the following amend
metit as a substitute for the first and second
s-enons of the thirteenth article of the Con
stitution, viz: Corporation of every des
cription ball be crested, and corporate pow
er granted only by general laws, which
hall define the power, privilige end im
miinitiea aud pretcribe tho duties add Im
bililieeef euch c!a er desciiplion of corpo
rations, but the General Assembly mav euacl
specie! laws fur relief of corporations, but the
General Assembly may euacl apodal law for
the relief of corporations iu peculiar cases
where from their peculiar location or lutore.ts
suck special provision are required, and may
from lime to lime alter oj rep. ul a t audi law,
authorized this section.
N. H VAN VORHES.
N. H VAN VORHES. Speaker of the House of Representatives.
THOMAS H, FORD.
President of the Senate.
President of the Senate. Dated April 4, 1857.
AMENDMENT NO. 5.
Retained by the General Aitimbly nf tht Stale
of Ol io, three-tilth of the member elected to
each House concurring therein, that it be, aud
hereby la proposed to the elector of Ihia Stale
to vote, ou the second Tuesday of October
next, upon the approval or rejection of th fol
lowing amendment aa an additional a-ctlon te
article eleven ef the Constitution. Every
couuly which now la, or may hereafter lie en
titled lo mora than one Senator, or Represen
tative for the residue ot the pro sent deueunial
peiiod, or for all, or any portion nf any subse
quent decennial period, shall be divided iuteaa
many Seuutnriul aud Repraeeulativo districts
a Ihure may be Senator or Kupreaentutlve
elective in any year of the present, or any autw
sequeut decenulal period, which eisliicla shall
be of contiguous territory, and each distriel
shall contain aa nearly a ratio for fcieualor or
Reprraentnlive ae ia attainable., without violat
ing the rule herein given le coutlgully rf
territory, tnd without dividing any township,
election precinct, er wrd. If any Repreeen
Ktive, er Bcualiiinl dulikt computed el twe
S. M. SMITH, of Now Market,
' MAKE this method of returning Ms sincere tlis ok tehl nemeron friends a nd eastor
J- for the mnny favor past, and hopes by strict attention an4 fidelity ;e merlta canllneenre)
of similar favors, ss well a tolnvlte them at their earliest convenience, te come and tnpt
bis new eloek , which Is now very fall and eenifdrte, comprising simc.st every variety ef
SMple nnd Funcy Pry f'oodj,
Hat, Cap, Bonnets, Dress Cup, French, English ami German Embroiderie (.ne Trim
ming, Parasol, Sic., Ilrm dnlntbs, Cassimare, Cnsinolt. Coltonadr, Linen and Cotton)
Drill, Raudy-niade Clothing, Boots, Shoe, Queenewar, Hardware and Cutlery,
4.ltO( l.ltll.s or the vcrv I inr.l I)nnli1r,
fTo those especially wh love B cup of good 'ft or Co flee fjll well, be wen Id say,
nome and give bis one trial and ynn will not be disappoints,) Oil, Paint, U indeer
Glas aud Putlr, Dye Slufl's, and all of the
Mont Popular Talent Mcdlf inr,
a well a a large assortmeul of Bar Iron and Steel, Wrought and Cat Nails, and a ilea.
and other things unnecessary here te mention. All of which be assure tb rabli be
will aell for the ready pay, fullv a lew caa be bought in th Western Slates.
Newmarket, O., April lith, lV5B. SAM'L M. SMITH.
N. B. Highest price paid for Clov-r, Timothy and Flat Seeda, Dried Fruit, and all
kinds ef Prod nee. Ua Telle please copy, and charge H. M S.) apl7tf
or more counties slis'lby Mason of any exes
of population over a ratio, b entitled to addi
tional Representative er Senators for any por
tion of the prtaetit or any eubaeqiienl decen
nial period, the district shall be divided Into
two districts, for each portion of such decen
nial period, which slinll be contiguous territo
ry, and each shnll contain a noar a ratio aa is
atlninable without dividing counties.
If by reason of the amies itiou of one San
atoria! diatiict to another, there (hall be any
excess of population over a Senatorial ratio,
which (hall be entitled to additional Senatorial
representation for any port Ion of any decen
nial p-rind, each district, as now constituted,
hall lect one Senator.
Counties shall be divided into district by
the county commissioner or such other board
of rfiiccrs elective aud resident In the proper
county as may be provided by law. At loaat
four month prior to the election In IM the
coitntie entitled to more than one member uf
either house ahall be divided Into district for
the residue of the present decennial period,
and at least four mouths prior to the general
election in the first year of each subsequent
decennial period, the counties entitled to mora
than one member for all, or any portion of
such decennial period, in either or both houses,
shall be divided into district for tho whole Ol
lie decennial period. A description of the
district of each county hal be nublihed a
may be directed by the comity commissioner i
or a may be preacrilmd by law
N. II. VAN VOKHF.S.
Speakir of the 1 1 nine of Ripretentatiret,
THOMAS II. FORD,
Pretideut of tht Senatt.
Dated April 3d, 1S57.
AumToa's Orncr. Highland Co..)
ilillshoro, April llth. 157. (
I hereby certify that the foregoing nre true
copies of the proposed constitutional amend
ments as forwarded to me by the Secretary of
State fur publication, nnd on file iu this otlice.
JNO. A. PATTERSON, Aud. II. C.
JOS. I. WOODROW
Ha received hi
Compriaii g ull the New and Beautiful Style of
Compriii gull the New and Beautiful Style of
Ladies' Dress Goods
FOR SPRING AND SUMMER WEAR!
STAPLE A FA !CY DKY ROODV
UoolM ii ii l Miocs, Hals and :i,
All of which will be sold as usual at tho
LOWEST MARKET PRICES !
l-TTho Ladies particulirlv, and liio public
generally, ure invited In ca' I aed examine my
slock. JOS. I. WOODROW,
apilwC High St.,opp. Court Hou-e.
L. Peri n, Cincinnati. Tlios. B .rrv, Ilillshoro.
I.Y.'IAtV ii:iti. A t o.,
GEMCIIAL COMMISSION MERCHANTS.
AM) DKAI.KRS IN FI.Ot'R ANU PRODUCE,
No 21, Congress St., East of Broadway.
PARTICULAR attention given t th pur
chase, ante, aud for wnrdingof Merchandise
generally. Libcrul advances made ou Con
signments. Rkferkncec Cohuon.Terin Sl Gould; S.
S.Boyle; Dean d; Hale Merchants; Hutch ej
Langdoti, Bankers Cincinnati. jy.'Uin.t
IMPORTAN T NOT 1C E!
J. F. STEWART
HAS taken the s'Hiid formerly occupied by
S. McKee, ou High street, one door north
of Fallis' Corner, und l aving pil icha-ed :.ll
entire new atock, l.itcuJn keeping u compL'te
Coots, Shoos, Ready Made CotMrt!:,
ITt nnd Cnpe,
sad a general assortment of
or.xrs' iiitMnix; (joons.
Ai.so Hosiery. White and Fancy Shir's,
Trunks, Valises, Carpet Sacks, Umbrellas, In
dia Rubber Straps, Suspenders, Cravats und all
articles of Oeulleineu'a Wear.
(I Tl'articulur attention is invited to mv stock
of LADIES' AND CHILDREN'S SHOES,
which is o( superior material and workman
ship, combined with durability, and rf the lat
est and most fashionable styles.
J.' F. STEWART.
March 22. 1S57. mnr2Gyl
FRESH SUPPLIES RECEIVED
ii. . M'Aiti:oi:i'iii
LS NOW RECEIVING bis Spring Stock of
Goods, purchased iu the Eastern Cilie,
which will be found the largest aud must com
plete he has ever oflered.
Hi Stock embraces all the latest and
mot fashionable styles of Staple nud Fuucy
English .French .German and American
SJT11E LADIES will find at hi .tore a'l
th new a nil beautiful at) lea nf DR ESS G OODS
for Spring and Summer wear. They are cor
dially invited to call and see for theinselve. .
Ai.ao, FAsuioNARi.r Hats, Cats, and Bonnets.
A large assortment of Men's und Boy ' coarse
sud line Boots and Shoe, an exlensivecupplv
of Ladiesand Misses' Roots a ud Shoes. Also
QUEENSW ARE, HARDWARE, and CUT
LERY. AndaHotlier.irticlcsuiuaHy inquired for la
iVWOOL WANTED, for which the high
et maiket price will be paid. ap'J
Ladies' Dress Goods!
BAREGES, DE BERGES,
FRENCH AND JACONETT LAWNS,
Lauiartlne Cloths, Ducala, French
Chintzes, Grass, Hair aud
nd a Large 6tcc.li of Calicoes.
P -'lf S. E. II IB 11 EN fc CO.
A GREAT SPECULATIOIir
S. B. HIDDEN & CO.,
Are now opening a fine assort men t of
Of every description, aud emP racing the
Lillokt Ki.i'iii;; Styles,
Which they ofl'er et
aud luvlle all to
CALL AND EXAMINE.
Carpets and Flooro7rno;irs.
AK P"rt'cularly request the L idice to cull
v and eamiue our variety of Cotlou and
U oo Carpets, front cent to fl.UOj also
r'loor Oil Cloth, from 14 le H-4 wide.
j 8. K. IIIRBEN At. CO.
ALL and see the variety efSwisa, Jaeo.
aett , r ranch and Tamboured Collnra, Jae
oneti audSwlsa Edgluj- and Honnclng.
S. K. HIBDEN &. CO.
p. & j. nviisin,
Pealrrt im Foreiq mnd Amrritant
J a j. jb e. jb it-, ja
.. aide High sl liet. M;uu aud VVal't
B ".Meuuinenta. aii.l lt k In.l.
J VT I onil'Siene work furnished at alien
--5s. netlce. Oidd ssolicttedand oiomnt-
1 attended ts. . sp10y
H f)'!' J" J
T IT I LK MI AM I A N D COLUMBUS AND
I XENIA RAILROADS. .
EXCLUSIVELY AN EASTERN ROUTK .
To all the Eastern cities.
FOUR DAILY TRAINS'.
Lightning Express through lo ColnmWd.
Crestline nnd Cb-velond without change of ear.
FI RSTTR A f N Cleveland Piltabiirg ,SlUt
benville and Wheeling Lightning F.xpre
leave Cincinnati at 6 o'clock A. M .. for all
the Enatarn cities. Also, Springfield Thl
train atop between Cincinnati and Columbus,
at Lovrland . Marrow, Xenla, and London only,
Passenger by this train for Lske gteamere
nave the afternoon at Cleveland.
SECOND TRAlN.-K.tr.ree. mall, leave
Cincinnati nt 10 o'clock A.M., for Cleveland,
Pittsburg. Dunkirk, BufTulo, New York au
Boston; Ac, This train stops at all poiote
between Cincinnati and Columbus.
THIRD TRAIN Accommodation, leave
Cincinnnti at 3.3(1 o'clock. P. M., for Snrlnr-
field. Thi train slop at all point between
Cincinnati and Springfield.
FOURTH TRAIN Cleveland, Plttebnrg
and Wheeling night express, learea Clnpiii
psj lot 6 o'clock P. M. for the Eastern cities.
This tralnslnps at all points between Cmclu,
nuti and Columbus.
One train on Sunday at 2.30 P. M., for Ce.
Trains run by Colmnbu time 7 miuutei
faster than Cincinnati.
And all information can beobtaiued at the new
office, No. 2 Burnet House Building, W. L.
O'Brien. Ticket Agent, No 177 front office.
Gibson House Building, Alex. Hamilton, Tick,
et Agent; or at the old otlice, south-east corner
Broadway and Front street, onnoiitetbe Pnen-
; cer House, or at the Eastern (Ltltle Miami)
' Depot, Eat Front st.
Ollice hours from 4 A. M nnlil 9 1-3
P.M. T. W.STRADER, Geiieral Agent.
1 tT H y DuUIKI'l I I., t.mltm Fap n- Mwm
at ull the principal Hotel for each and eve y
train. Uy leaving directions at either of the
above oilier, will cull for passengers at al
parts of the city, without fail. ap33
"I ) Of ITS ond Shoes. Hats aud Cap, Braid
J Soft Straw Bonnets, of new style and at
low price. b. E. Ill 1313 EN &. CO.
For Faimrrs &
SEAMLESS Sack oi'nll Sizes, on baud and
for cult-, A. E. II IBB EN &. CO.-
1VT. SAWYEIl S) CO,
No. fc College Build'ng. Walnut R ,1
yyj TO UILLSI50RO MERIDISTS,
f" V'l AND
LiifaiLe OTIIEItS IfUVIXCi TKA.'
THR uhscriber liavi ug ummual faeilitiet
for buying Tea Irom fi rot hand, are prepar
ed lo eel to Much ntsmNkw York raicK,
uddiiig co of transportation,
IS". B. Satisfaction guaranteed In all cases.
MOORE Si CUES PER,
S.. E. Corner of .'til an Walnut at., Ciu.
A MED!CXCEVOLUf ION.
'I HC WOULD V;,AM?IOl5!
The Great Counter Irritant'!
rMIE vim of disease often make its wsy
1 lo the Internal orgnns through the pores of
the skin. Tnia peiielratlng Oiutment, moil
ing under Ibe band ns it i rubbed in, I ab
sorbed through the same ehann. Is, and r-nch-Ing
the seal of Inflammation, promptly and in
vaiiabW sublines it, whether located iu the
k idncy s, the liver, the lungs, or any other im.
! portent organ. It penetrates the surface to the
I interior, through the countless tubes that com-
tunicate with the skin, as summer rain passes
lu'o the fevered earth, diffusing it cool aud re.
Ckln Diseases and Glandular Swelling.
Every anecie of exterior irritation ia quick
ly reduced by the aiili-inflummalory action of
tins Ointment. Angrv bruplloua such a Salt
Rheum, Erysipelas, TeiU-r, Kiupworm, BcalJ
Head, Nettle Rush, Scabies (or Itch) Ate., die
out, tn returu no more, under Its application.
Hospital experience iu all part of the world
prove It infallibility In disease of the skis,
the muscle, the joint and the glaud.
Ulcers, Bores, and Tumois.
The effect of this unrivaled ext-rnal reme
dy upon Scrofula, and ether virulent ulcere
aud aores, is almost miraculous. 1; nrst die
charge the poison which produce suppura
tion and proud flesh, and ill as tbe euree wliieh,
it healing proportion afterwards oomplete are
safe a well a permanent.
Wounds, Braises, Burns, and Scalds.
In cases of the fracture of the bone, Inje
ric caused by (leant explosions, Bruises,
Burns. ?ch!s, Rheumatism, Stiffness of the
Joints, aud contraction of the ri trews, it l( eea
ployed and warmly recommended by the fac
ulty. This niarvt'llou remedy hae been In
troduced by it luven'nr in person Into all the
leading Hospital of Europe, aud no private
household should be without iu
The Medical Stutt'of the French and Eng
lish Armies in the Crimea have officially sign
ed their approval of Holloway's Ointment, as
the mokl reliable dresaiag for sabre cuts. slab.
and pun shot wounds. It is also used by the
surgeons of the Allied Navies.
Uolh the Ointment and Pillt should b
used in the foUoieinp easts.
Bnuione Pile Sprains
Burns Rheumatism Scald
Chapped ITaudsSalt Hlieum S celled G lands
Chilblains Skin Diseases Hiitf Joiuta
h istulas Sore Lefs Ulcers
Gout Sore breast Venereal Parse
Lumbago Soro Heads Wounds of all
MercurialErup-Sore Throat kluds
tlons Sore of all kinds
,3ulil t the Mauufaclories of Profraset
Hoi.i.owav, 60 Maldeu Lane, New York, aiut
S44 Straud, London, and by all reapeetkkk
Druggists end Dealers Iu Medicines through,
out lli United Slates, and the clvUited wrld ,
in Poia, at 35 cents, 6'J cents, aud $1 eack.
HjTllirr la eouaid(raale saving hy Uklug
the turgor die.
N. 11. Direction for lb rnidsuce of patient
In every disorder are Mixed lo sack Pol.
sTCsillllOII ! None are genaloe Mutes
ihe word ' Huiiouny. Ntte York and 4sd'ew
are duwernible as s teettr-WMrk la every leaf ef
the bonk of direction arouud each pot or bei t
the stm may be pluiuly amu by-awi7 (ae
Inf ta tht liyht. A liu.idaome reward will be
given te any one rendering aurh lal'oruuilloH
a may lead le Ibe deloctioD ef any party ef
parties rou aterleiliug the melienes er veudiBg
the same, kuoU! tilvtu t be kurio(.