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TUESDAY,
POMF.ROY. OHIO,
:::::::::DECF.MHER IB. ISM.
FOR PRESIDENT,.
GEN. WINF1ELD SCOTT
(fir llor . Saul. f. Vision left for Wash
ington a few days ago, where ho will spend
the winu-r. V i.;"... ,; ' ' '
03" Hon Jno. Wilch. has our ihanka for
1 1 n Mi t f 1 1 j i f il fVtlrii di's Message
0 Wf give U much of our inside space
o-day to Kuaauih'a firm speech in America
--it will rich y rrpay perusal. ' h will bo
seen that he comes not to gratify hia per-
' sonal mil y but to work fur hia.-deeply
" wronged Hungary,. I here ia no purer or
brighter character in History than Louis
Kossuth. ' -
'..' (firOn our Ami paie will bi found a let
t-r from Archbishop (lucnss to Horacb
Gbeklei. It ia written with great force and
power and as there ia no other prelate in
America whose opinions exercise so large
(fcj-Congress Kosuth.-Itiat virtu
with the savage to respect the laws of hot
pitnliiy it ia likewise the religion- of the
pagan buOt seem that to christian, repub
lican America, ia reserved tho baservss or
insulting an exile whom It has Invited to Its
shores. The Sultan of Turkey received
KoasoTii, kept him for iwo years at his own
expense, and when a national vessel bearing
the star soangled banner, appeared in the
waters of the Bos nhorus, with a tender of
our hospitality, surrendered hint to "the only
free peopie on Mirth.. Kossuth," accepted
our offer, and row stands at the door of Con
gress in pursuance of their invitation, and
thev reluse to sav "come in." "Was there
over a more tfiHgraceful spectacle presented
to the world. No onero ild blame Kossch.
if he refuse to visit Washington at all but
turn hii face from the nortals of the Capital
to the firesides of the stiil free people oflho
Republic. The Senators objecting ore Un
derwood, of Kentucky, and Dawson, of Ger
uis. Wto would have thought that Ken
tucky would have furnished within her whole
bjrders a man to thus violute the liws or
hoapiiality much less that person one of
her Senators. President Fillmore, we are
an influence upon public sentiment his views (rejoiced to know, feeling keenly the position
are of great public interest. N- xt week in which Congress has placed the country,
we will give Mr. Greeley's reply.
KIT EH MATIfcK.
(KrThe River is still in fair navigable
nnler for boats of the Inrger class. 4 Freights
are abundant, but irtivcl is rather diminish-
0 The TVofr.'arrivei! at this purteatly
on Saturday, having made one of the most
profitable tripa since she entered tho trude.
She left at her uxunl time fur Cincinnati.
hns despatched his Private Secretary to New
York, to invito Koksutii to visit the White
House. Good for ihat. ' When Father
Matukw visited Washington he was invited
to a seat on tho floor of -the American Sen-
me Kosuth is not even invited to Wash
ington, Oh, shame, wherb is the American
who docs not blush for the honor of his
n.'tmo. ' " ' "
ftr The Ohio paused down Saturday
nuhi. She has the field wholly to herself
in the Marietta trade. Another evidence
that unfair efforts to undermine another's
legitimate bueii.ew.i ia generally a failure.
Tho "Jane Franklin, it will be understood
bv the above has been run out.
("Cnpt. Bkuraxr. of the Reveille, is
we understand, dangerously ill, at Morse's
Hotel, in this place. His boat is still in the
trade. ' " . .,
, Cr The Cincinnati as usual has placed
i under renewed obligations for river pa
per. Our opinion of Krrr is well known
to our readers. s
0"Tho Buckeye Slate ia also entitled
to" thanks. In this connection, we would
. again mention our particular friend Dr. Mul
len although the high character of the
certificate attached to bis prescription, would
nsure it confidence anwhere. yet it bore
ample testimony to its own excellence. We
, a Ivise invalids generally to travel on , the
Buckeye we would say to all beware of
counterfeits, as the genuine have "Dr. Mcl
. tSN" always written on the wrapper" Good
-.boy!
toThe llibemia and lUNNONwill ac-
OO" Thr Phizzle, The jury ia the case
of Castnor Hanway, indicted for treason In
he Into Christiana ' fuuitlve case, after an
v i
absence of ten minutes returned a verdict
of "not guilty." All the other caaes have
been abandoned. So ends that humbug.
This if a great country.
Tkr Commutes -Below, we give the
names of tho chairmen of the most import
ant committees in trie Mouse.
Foreign Affairs Bailey, of Virginia. .
Ways and Means Houston, of Alabama.
Commerce Seymour, of New York
Territories Richardson.
Elections Disney.
Public Lands Hall.
Post Office Olds.
District Columbia Ficklin.
Judiciary McLanahin.
Revolutionary Claims McDonald. .
Indian Affairs Johnson, of Arkansas. .
Miliiury Affairs Burt.
Militia Peaslee.
Naval Affairs Stanton, of Tennessee.
Roads and Canals Robinson, ofPa. '
Putenis Cartter. ,.r ; '
:nett work dy iir.nnY howk.
Mr. Howe's Agent, D. M. Marsh, has laid upon
our table s new work br the suther of "Histori
cal Collections of Ohio," entitled "THE GREAT
WEST," comprising narratives of the most im-
opt our ihanka those Havana were equal portant and interesting events in Western Histo-
to the Turkish hooka. ry-remamnotc . wumuuai aTCHvu.CMCicn
of trontter me aescstpiions oi natural cunosi-
(fcyTlto PUtsburgkbtt our thanks for tics. 4c to which is appended historical and
ilescrtpitive sketches or Uregon, Wew Aiexico,
river papers.
unto ST4T8 joukmal. we bsk toe at
tention of' our readers to the prospectus ol
this pnper in another column. The coming
session of our State Legislature will be one
of unusual importance, and every one should
endeavor to navo access in lull reports, book trade for his facts, but traverses every section
The Journal is the best primed paper in ihe of the country, holding converse with the old pi
State, and Mr. Bascom. its editor, hns labor- "n, and by their own fircides, snd from thei
Texas, Minnesota, IMah and California.
The name of Mr. Howi ia a sufficient guaranty
for the faithfulness andexcellence of the work.
He is widely known as the author of Historical
Colections of Ohio and Virginia, which have at
tained a popularity unequalled by similar works.
Mr. Howe does not rely upon the histories of the
i d hard to build up the Whig party on
broad and liberal basis. , I he position of
editor of a tvntral paper is one of great la
bor ami Utile profit.' It is also one of great
delicacy, requiring tact and Independence
' fthich few possess. We hope the Whigs ol
f. Ohiowill extend to the Journal,, that sup
port which ii should have, and which it do-
own lips noting down the stirring events snd un
paralleled sufferings of the early settlers of the
West, ' In this manner he has access to sources of
information not attainable in any other way, and
reliable as the simple snd ingenuous pioneers
themselves.' In fact Mr. Hows ia the itinerant
historian of the age ftom whose prolific pages in
fter times will bo woven a history equalln interest
to the fabled records of the ancients, and exceed
ing in wild intensity the weird legends of the
sreccii or komhuth T the sta
- T ISLAM O HECtlTIOJt.
The first great meeting of ihe people of
New York with Kossuth was held on Sis-
ten Island previous to the tlty reception.
An address, welcoming the exile to our
shores, was dellverrd by Richard Adams
Locke. To this M. Kossuth replied in the
following opeech, which, apart, from its gene
ral interesr, defines hia position on several
points which have been, heretofore, the sub
ject of aeculaiion:
La dim Aito Gentlemen: The twelve
hours that I have had the honor and happi
nesa to standi on your glorious shores, give
me a happy nugurv of the fact that, during
my stay .here in the United States, I shall
have a pleasant duty to perform, to answer
the many manifestations of ihe generous
public spirit of the people of this country
(Cheers -1 hone, however, that you wi
be so kind as to take into consideration the
circumstance that I am in the first moments
of a hard task; and more particularly hard
to me, because I shall have to address your
enlightened and intelligent people in a tongue
foreign to me. iou will not expect I rom
me a long and elaborate speech, but will be
contented with a few warmly-uttered, warm'
ly-felt words of thankfulness and gratitude
to vou. IUheers.1 Citizons, accept my ler
rent thanks for your generous welcome on
my arrival to your happy shores, and my
blessing upon you for the sanction of mv
hones which you express. You have most
truly expressed what my hope are, when
you tell me what you consider the destiny of
vour glorious country to be: when you tell
me that henceforth, the spirit of liberty will
go 'forth and achieve the freedom of the
world. ("Cheers.
Ye citizens, these are the hopes which
have induced me in a most important and
eventful period, when every moment may be
the turning pont in Europe's destiny to
cross the Atlantic ocean bul intending m
hasten back to the field of duty sooner than
I would otherwise propose. Sooner, per
haps, even than I would like to do. 1 con
fidently hope, citizens, that as you have an
ticipated my wishes by the expression of
your generous sentiments, even so you will
agree with me in the conviction that tho
spirit of liberty has not only spiritually, but
materiuliy, to go forth from your glorious
country in order that it may achieve the
fieedom of tho world. I hat spirit itself is
the inspiring power to deeds, but yet no deed
in itself: and you need not be told that those
who would be free, must, besides being in
spired, also 'strike the blow.' Loud cheers.
Despotism and oppression never yet were
beaten except by heroic resolution, and vig
orous, manly resistance. That is a sad ne
cessity but it is a necessity nevertheless
I have so learned it out of the great book of
history. I hope the people of tho United
States will remember, that in the hour of
their nation's glorious struggle, it received
from Europe more than kind wishes and
friendly sympathy. It received material
aid from others In timet past, and it will
doubtless, Impart now its mighty agency in
achieving the liberty of other lands
The Speaker, who has explained your
sentiments, gave me the assurance before
had appealed to your sympathies, that the
independence ol Hungary is not only a ben
efit to Hungary itself, but an indispensable
condition to the freedom of the European
Continent
. Citizens, I thank you that you have ad
dressed me through your Sneaker, not In the
language of party, but in the language of
liberty, and therefore the language ol in
people of the United States ureal cheer
tngl J because, as I told the people of Eng
land, and as I now repeal ii to the pouple of
America, frankly and openly, I desire to see
respected the right of every nation to dis
posjtts own domestic concerns; therefore
myself have felt resolute in every place,
every country, to respect that principle.
Hence, I come not here to the Untied Mate
to intermeddle with your internal concerns
You are the sovereign masters of your
fate. I come hither in tho name ot my
down-troJden, but not broken people.
Cheers. I come hither humbly to intreal
in the name of Hungary, the generous pro
tcction of the poople of no parly in these
United States. (Cries ol 'uood, good.
But. citizens, having the consciousness that
1 have never spoken, in my whole life,
sincle word which I have not felt from th
'serves. The price as will be seen is greatly Norsemen. The work before us is rich injsuch
rwlnced.
s Accident. A ti ck hand on board the
' steamer Tiber had hia leg fractured on Sat
, urdsy .last, a ihft.bnai was landing at the
..." wharf-boat at this p'sco. by being caught be'
' twef-n the guard of the Tiber and the wharf-
boat.' - ' '.
We are atntiiht dihat more accidents of
the kind have not occurred. Persons are in
' the habit of crowJins the gu ards of the
material and should be in the family of alt who
lore the memories of early times. We are glad
to know that he has had abundant success in our
town, and that be contemplates visiting the people
of the county. We bespeak for him all the auo
cess bis work so richly merits. :
The Cbout. How To Prevent it. A
correspondent of the New York Mirror, a
medical practitioner, in an article on this
subject, says: , , " V 'J
"The jvr monitory symptom of a croup is
wharf-boat, on the landing f steamers so a shrill sonorous cough. The patieht is n..t
'as io 'completely obstruct the diseharge of sick-.lias n.i fever, as often in a -common
t , , - . , . i i , com is iiveiy, ueiiinna even tuycr uinu
frright. not only -nd.ngertng their lives ai . . , . l . ' - .
times, bdt putting the Wharf Master to anLji,., 8nade pnlcr r'ihart osual. This
solitary symptom may last for a few Jays,
with no material Increase or abatement, and
' tnhnlt'i amount ol trouDio Dy earennlng the
' wharf-boat, and invariably getting it aground
Good breeding at well as personal safety
should induce them to desist from this prac
tic
without attruciing any notice; suddenly
however, the disease hitherto latent, bursts
forth in ull its fatal fur, and too often con
tinuesits ravages unchecked, to the dreadful
ffi,icii,ti,inilnn .1 hit r,niilip Inr lhi vft
T Mechanics LiBBAy. We learn . are simole. and In mot in
i . j .
that a movement is on loot among tn young nances perfectly fhtc-ieni. Iht v are: a
men of Pumerov for the emnbltahmeni of a mustard poultice, or a strip of Annuel dipped
Mechanic's Library.- This ia the best move- 'urnrnime or n.ir...
, ' J LI 1 I "IF1 1 v il 111 alia itlisat, UHVJ iaiiuriiiHK ax
men, wo navonmrceo ..nCr w ...re uern ... ... . , . mlnuB(i ,... ,g
'; .L. .1.... -..J I -.ill k- I..J .... 1 . . r "... .. . . "
.;innpiBC. ami o .."pr i win iTOcrri.u ..u.. ,M0 couj, rema1B. JJy this ,liliely em
'We learn that a meeting is iu contempts- ployrneni of theso mild agenis, I unhesita
linninVM an orpaniiation. iWill those linuly assm I hat a multitude of lives night
l l l-i.i ..r .t.:- - i. be saved ev.ry week, that are now Tost
arnn nnvsw an at si iiiiiii 111 aiiiai inaiiri lbiiv is i w
i.i i. s j
. , . si inrouKii nt'uiiizciicQ nuu utjiny. ,
nUI Ql UIIVC K'Cll va' st ruoditi iivwui
age the plan and wist in the enterprise
' ,'ftr There Is no article of a lady's appa
rel that should lie so much a matter of study
as ths Ikinnet a beautiful and becomiag med
Tho Washington correspondent of the "
Boston CoCrieh," writirg with an air pf
uuthoritv shVs: . Mr. websier will not
withdraw front the cabinet, as has been a (fir
The present state ofour foreign rein
one adds much to the wearer s appearance,
hen nn ugly one detracts.. Now,: if you
want a pretty bvnnct or a nicely fitting dress.
gi ki Askiks, first door abovo the
fiihdarfer House -
(tjr It KoRGX Lkk. From street, fiist door
'. aha Cohen' lleaduaiier, ia soiling all
descriptions of Jewelry, at extr-mely low
radios,. He also mends j-elry anJ cleans
''irMf.kt In ih W aw rn . Try hn
tons demands his presence at Washington
ahd it is the desire of the prominent men of
a'l parties thai ho should romoin. Mr.
Webster himself feels that however, desira
ble rctiremmi would be to him. this is noi
tho moment to withdraw from ilio govern
ment. There I to be ahoiher "talk" if
nol iomething more serious' wlih ihe British
government, coitcertilngtlie rights of Amer
ican towels, nnd particular y into the rocent
firing into the (it'amor Promothcus at Nicer-
very bottom of my heart, I nm sor'j 10 tee
thai iha declaration which I have made so
often and so solemnly in Enoii J. and 10
which I was happy to f,nd thai the people of
iki. A i'..i k. t -1...- - L . J I
.us luu.iuj ii uu given a nuia reguru, were
not sufficient to preveut mo, even b-. fore my
arrival", from being charged with meddling
with your domestic concerns, namely with
the question of your Presidential election
S Here some one cried out. 'Three groans
or the Covrier and Enquirer," which were
given; after which three cheers were given
successively for the Nev York Daily Timet
and the Herald because It so happened
that, in one of my addresses in England, 1
momiiuied ihe name of one of yojr honora
ble fellow-citizens, Mr. Walker, as one of
the candidates for the Presidency. Luugh
tor and cheers. Now, gentlemen, let me
assure you that, I feel quite at home in your
midst, and therefore you will pardon me if
I speak fumiliurlv. Cries of "Good, good;
that's right." I confess, with" the warmest
feelincs ol eratiiude, that Mr. Walker has
uttered sentiments in England, such as, if I
it' shall be my happy lot to hod to be the
sentiments and feelings of the people of the
United States, will lead me to declare, with
fervent joy, that Hungary and Europe are
free Cheers ; and therefore I feel deeply
Indebted to htm, as 1 feel' deeply Indebted to
you. for the expression of those sentiments.
put all this has nothing to do with the
quel dun of my mixing with the Presidential
ttleciion of the United Siates. The matter
is simply this: that a gentleman from Amer
ica, in hia official capacity, has introduced
mo to Mr. Wslker, whom 1 had not the ho
nor to know as one of ihe candidates of
political puny in the United States; and heap
ing him express certain sentiments, I merely
mentioned the fsct w"lihiui having the
slightest idea in my mind of mixing with
any party question whatever in this country.
And I now declare, that 1 consider no 'man
to be an honest man who is not ready at all
times to respect ihe principles, as they con
cern aiid effect other men, which he desires
to see re-ported in relation to himself.
Cheers. 1 desire to see respected, by ev
ery people in the world, the sovereign right
of my nation to dispose of its own domestic
concerns; and therefore I would nt bo a
honest man if ( were not, in every country
in the world. t:i rwpeci thota, principles to
ward other turn. ' (Cheers.) ' . , ."'
Allow me, citizens, to advert .to -one' ei
prcssiot. of your kind address which is ratliei
a iluhcate manor to me, and In regird to
which I hope yu will aot misU&.lentar.d
mr " 1 i i .
mr. - ou neve Dsmwawi, m ine oeginnini
if your address, 'Kossuth, Governor of
Hungary.' Now, .citizens, my lot is a cu
rious one. never was there a man in the
world more fond of tranquility and of a re
tired life than mvself; and never thus far in
my life, have 1 been able to enjoy this hap
piness for a eirsle moment. . I have n--t h-j
able to enjoy ii because I always cutisidered
the duty of the patriot to be first and para
mount, and that only a Tier that are to come
individual wishes, individual Inclinations.
My nomination to the high station of Gover
nor of Hungary was not to gratify an Ambi
tious purpose: indeed I know no oiner am
bition than that of not being ambitious;
Applause and I declare that never, per
haps, in my life did I feel more sad than at
ihe moment when I was named Governor of
Hungary; because I considered my feeble
faculties of mind and the high duties laid
upon my feeble shoulders; and I was almost
afraid of the high responsibilities of . that
great station. 1 therefore, not out of ambi
tion that I thank you for the work that you
have assigned to me in naming me Gover
nor of Hungaiy but I thank you for it be
cause the acknowledgement, on ihe pan of
the people or the United States, whom I
have the honor to address, is an acknow
ledgment of ihe rightful existence of the
Declaration or Independence or Hungary
Cheors. And, gentlemen, I frankly de
dure that I believe the people of the United
States are bound, in honor and in duty, to
recognise this Declaration of Independence
as a rghieously existing fact, because your
very existence reposes on a similar , declare
lion. Hear, hear.' This Declaration of
the Independence of Hungary is the only
existing puoitc law tl my nation, it was
not ihe proclamaii&n bt a single man nor of
a party; but it was the solemn declaration of
the whole nation in C tigress tssumbled, as
your lurelthers wero assembled to put forth
our own glorious Declaration of Indepen
dence. It was sanctioned by every village.
by every municipality of the whole coun
try. It is the declaration of Hungary, and
no counter pronurciation from my people
has ever yet come fonh to the world. Hence
t L L . . . L . . -r. I I"
nave m rigm io say mat tue ueciarauun ot
ndependence of Hungary exists rightfully,
in its tun power or right and lawful exis
tin ' '
unco, vv nat is there contrary to its exis'
lencei Contrary to it, is ihe fact that thu
izar oi Jtussia a loreiun power as you
now, which had no right to interfere with
Hungarian efforts had the ambitious design.
io thrust upon us his allegiance; and finding
a traitor, for an ally, in our own ranks, he
trampled upon the liberties and national ex
istence of Hungary. Now, gentlemen, what
warrant has violence to annihilate riehlt
Violence can establish a fact contrary to
law contrary toTright; but violence never
can destroy the rightful source of this Dec
laration of Independence. Hear, hear.
Take for instance, the elotious struccle
you had not long ago with Mexico in which
Gen. Sttoil drove out tho Presideni of that
Kepuutic irom nis capital. Wow suppose
Gen. Santa Anna had come to Washington,
snd driven away President Taylor : would
Gen. Taylor have ceased to be the riehtlul
ly elected President of the United States from
the fact a foreign power had for a moment
forced nun to leave his place I 1 believe
there is not a single man in the United Siates
who weuld say yes.- The violence of Santa
Anna even In that case would not have an
mhilated the sovereign right of the people of
.u.. Il.:...lc... . iv.
mo uii.icii muies u tjooose ineir own rreae
dent. , And if this bo so. Idtave mosi cer
uinly the right to say, that it is a duty of
consistency and logic lor the people of the
United states to recognize the declaration of
the independence of Hungary as an existing
law, us the only existing public law of my
poor down-trodden country. That ia what
I expect to find here : and whatever be ihe
declaration of your Government in that re
spect, I know that I have the honor to be in
a country where the sovereign is not the
Government, but the People, great cheer
ing and where every man in office must
be the representative of that direction which
ihe publ ic spirit of the people takes, and it
is therefore, that I thank you even more for
your kindness, in having named me "Gov
ernor of Hungary;" because b.y this you
have paid the tribute of n'tl acknowledgment
of the declaration of Independence of my
native land. Cheers.
As lo the praises which Vou were so kind
as io bestow upon me, it is no affectation of
r.iouesty in me when 1 declare, that 1 am
not concioui of having any merit at all, but
only that of being a plain, straight-forward
man a faithful friend of freedom, a good pat
riot. (Hear, hear. And these qualities,
gentlemen, are so natural to every honest
man with understanding, with a sound heirt
can be'anyihing else than a good patriot
a lover of freedom, an honost man.
Bui yet after all, my bumble capacity has
not preserved me from calumnies. I can
well say of myself, asO'Connell once said
of himself, that I am at this time the "best
abused man" in the world. Voices, "0.
no I O,' no 1" Well, gentlemen, I do not
care much about V Laughter So Jong
as dvspois exist in the world, and despots
can find the means to pay, they will find
men to culumniate those who are eppos -d
to despotism and tyranny. Therefore I
care noi much nbout 111 because, suppose 1
were the most dishonest creature in the
world ; i beg ydu in the name of all that is
sacred to toll mo.tsAai would that mailer in
retptct io tk . cause of Hungary. Would
that cause become less just, leu righteous,
less worthy of your sympathy because l for
instance, am a bad man 1 Cries of "No,
no.' No M believe It.. It is not a ques
tion in regard io any .individual here. It
is a qunetioa in regard to -a just cause, of a
country worthy to take its place in tho great
family of Tree imtions of the world. 1 care
not much, therefore, aboil sheee calumnies.
Scarcely had 1 arrived hr when 1 was Ibid
that I. was charged here in the United States
with being an irreligious man. Now gentle
men, that it sacred ground, and I am some
whsiSttnsiiiirB upon that matter; but I will
nevertheless say mat, as a good Christian,
whose first moral principle '"love thy neigh
bor as :hyself," 1 only wish that that man
who charges mo with being an Irreligious
man, may with respect to this first gran
principle of Christianity, stand with as open
a face before the tribunal of our Supreme
Judge as ,1 .confidently hope that 1 will,
stand. Great cheering. , -V1
Again 1 say, ( do hot . caremu -h about
this manerj but one thing I Can scarcely
comprehend that the Pa ess that mighty
yehicio ol justice and champion of. human
rightscould hare found an organ, eveu in
the United Siates, which, leaving personal
calumnies aside, should bring rop-aath up
on itself so far as to assert, ihatiit .wot not
the people of Hungary not myself and wy
companions who fought " for libriy--bui
that it was the Emperor of Austria who wa
the champion of Liberty f J rs od lie
rlflva lavijhter, ana! ft rlT again ' for kr
groans for the Couril a4 Eatuirtr which tioneof the eanh, and in ons -queued of
were given. - Don't glvo it groans, guttle-, the late struggle, pi seed In a position of per
men, flauffhtor but. rather thank it S for feet independence. .
there can bene better service to any cause. I now present you with a letter from tho
than the manifestation of the fact, that iu Mayor of the city of New York, wl ich will
opponents have nothing to soy but such ri- Inform you of the present momentary ar-
dieulous I do not know what in the rangements for your comfort. ,
rr c to call It. That must be sacred and Kossuth said:
a just cuuse, whose oppo nents have no oth- I cordially thank you for your genero'is
er attack upon It to make, but by the asertion sentiments, and for the generous words in
that the timperor of Austria ia the champt- which they have been con wyed. I trust
on of freedom 1 throughout the European you and the people of the United States of
countries ! Great laughter I thank you America will yet see Hungary free. I am
that you have given me ful1 proof df it, glad to hear thai such an interest was taken
that all the calumnies of thesa assertions here in the struggles of my people, and she
have affected neither your, judgment nor will yet be free as she deservos to be. You
your hearts. Cries of "No 1 not" offer me t free and generous welcome," and
I have heard with great pleasur the ex- I am proud to meet you and to thank you
presxlon of your views In your addreas, that I am at liberty by the generosity of the
hich prove that you have Riven attention United Stans. I know that every man who
and kindly investigation to the true nature ol longa lor freedom in Europe, as well as in
the cause of Hungary, and to those prlnci- this nation has a kind teelfng for Hungary.
pies which I profess. 1 expect and desire I am thankful for the generous action taken
notning else. I desire only that the glaring lor my noeratton by ameriee, which you sav
eye of the people of the United States should is an infant country, but I say no I She is a
be pleased to read from that open book of giant, and though she has only been a short
my country's history, a taiihrul narration ol time in her growth, some 75 years, she has
the nation's sirueirles, anil I want no advo- done more than bther nations who have been
. s . . I wtjt t
cate to recommend the cause oi tinngary to iwu years in existence, and as the power
your attention. That cause will sufficient- or steam has blottod tho word distance from
ly recommend itself. the dictionary, wi.h regard to crossing the
Genilemen.il was not my Intention to Atlantic, I hope and trust that American
have spoken so much and badly enough I generosity and American sympathy will not
have spoken it. I suppose. lUries oi see wie day lor distant, when the word shall
Good,". "Gobod." "Go od."1 No, my e given to all Europ?, which shall make it
dnarsir, I cannot go on, chiefly because I ree, and give it perfect liberty. I give vou
shall have to speak to-morrow, and the day my hand, (here he extended his hand to Dr.
alter to-morrow, and I do not know now uoane; and l hope vou will not be dissp-
many times to-day. Laughter. I am ihe pointed in me if 1 am a straight forward
worst sailor ih the world. 1 have suffered man, and have been truoto those principles
very much in crossing the ocean, and have which you in the United States revere, and
not slept ' for many nights. My bodiiy though my country is not so great as yours,
strength Is broken, but, notwithstanding, nor are my people so happy and Tree as you
I give you my word thai, when the time are, still 1 hope we shall meet with your : a
comes for the taking up again of my nation's vor and your sympathy in the cause of our
cause, I will not be sick, bul will stand in nation, i Applause. I
.ny place, on the battle-field, as an honest Alter this address. Kossuth and the mem
man. becanse the body must then obey the bers of his staff, together with Dr. Doane,
call of the spirit. Cheers. Then let me proceeded to the shore, and a carriage being
onco more repeat to you, my most lervent reaay, tney immediately moved to that gen
thanks for your generous welcome, and fur tleman's residence, where the Magyar took
the expression ol those generous sentiments possession of the suite of rooms prepared
which I have had the honor to hear in this for him, and after taking refreshments
place. ' And let me hope that, before I leave retired to rest.
the United States as leave I must, because On leaving the Dock at Southampton, the
I 1 . . . T .L!U II I J. I J I I i
i nave a suueringcouniry in curope, wineu iiuiiiuuiui was cneerea oy countless tnou
is only made dearer to my heart by her suf- sands who assembled to bid farewell to Kos
lertngs let me hope thai before i leave the sum, and as the vessel moved from her
United States, that the generosity of the peo- moorings the last burst of enthusiasm a
pie will have given ine material proofs thai most rent the air.
those sentiments which I have had the bon- On getting to sea, and at the fiist dinner
or to hear from you, are the sentiments, ofl party after clearing the land. Cant. Lines
the people of the whole country, and that drank to the health of Kossuth, and th
they have as firmly decided to be as food in whole company of cabin passengers who
aeedt and actt. as in words and sympathy, were at taoie, rose and cheered him vocifer
n this hope I bee to be kindly remembered ously. He did not make any spoech in re
by you, and take leave of you, with the ply, but politely bowed to the company sev
promise that, as this place-will be the place erai times during the cor.tinuance of th
from whence I shall start back for Europe encenng.
1 shall once more have the honor, the joy, During the voyage, which was very boi
and the happiness of addressing you public- lerous, no demonstration was made, irs il
ly, and bidding you publicly an affectionate Magyar was very sick most of the time.
adieu hoping then to be sole to thank you tie wrote a great deal during the passage
for acsfts I now thank you lor sentiment, ana lematm-d very select, not even inter
mingling in the least with the passengers.
From the New York Tribune, 6th inst. On the pilot boat moetina the vessel, as
AKRIVAI, OF KOSSUTH. appronched.Sandv Hook, the nilm handed
His Speech onbeing welcomed bu Dr. Doane the following letter from ihe Mayor of New
Address on board tho Steamer lhe " iunous magynr.
n t.-j.,. n.- L...--J Cit? Hall. Nov. 24. 1851
t uttsuKC, jncfucw, q-e. iiicmiiwn r.c. i i ,
. . . ... lEAtt Sis In order that ourcntzins mu
at maien tsiana. have notice to assemble and wjlcom ' v
At 1 o'clock this morning, thd steamer our city and country as th v d no
Humboldt. Capi. Lines, arrived opposite the would respectfully reauest vou to leavo
nk.aiiii na flmttnA anil Mr A tmrrrliaif.1v I oi.nrna. mi i Ii D..MMnn.;A ...! ....... J
UVIflllimv VIUUIIU H..M WW. .IVHIIIVI f ,111 a I U 11 II I IO, BIIU IUU- Q
boarded. Just oeiore sne reacnea ine XNar- lew hours with lit. Doane, who Vi! I with
rows, she began to fire signal guns, and great cheerfulness, tender lo you ihe'hn-nl-
iiiuic nun jy wng inuu urmoou ms m- i laiuv ui nm uoiise, ana wlier.. iva
. ; Grand Union BaII.
A GRAND UNION BALL will be jriveii at lis-
VAN METRE HOUSK,".' in West Columbia, Va. i
Wkdnesd.v EvsNina. December Slat, (New
Yesrs's Eve). . The Managers are bsppy v an
nouce that their festival will be the most Joyous .'
and brilliant jathering ever witnessed in this re
gion of country. The guests may expect a teal '
Virginia welcome. . .,
MANAQEH3.
Jos. S. Mcma, Ww. D. Rosssoat.
T0. SOMIRVILLK, L LtW t. BiLL '
OU
Tho. Powuts,
Thos. Q. Hooo,
A. VV". Hooo,
Joajr MtTciiiLL, v''"
Rssia BuatotsNsa,
Joaa Hau,
LVMAS EVARI,
Capt. Oso. Maatik,
John Buowit,
Boit. Adams,
Calvin Somiatills,
Wm. Baown,
C. A. Baiow.
Thos. Lewis.
Samu. W. SoKuvttta,
Jos. T. Mitcmsu,
R. T. Vaj Hosw, ; -John
L. ssb, -Anokiw
Roaxii'sr
S. A. M. Mooat,
Capt. Tuos. R, fusiia,
Jas. Williams, ' ' 4
Capt A. WilUams,
Jas. Samdiss,
Turns HosToit ,
Capt Whh, Ksaa. ' .'
' New Year's Ball
A Ball will he given on New Year! Eve Dee..!
SI. 1851 at the WEST COLUMBIA HOTEL.
Ample provision will be made for guests sad all.
who attend will be comfortably and luxuriously
accommodated. Dancing will commence at 1
clock. LEWIS ADNERSON
THOS. SOMERVILLE.
Ho. SAML. BRADBURY
A. B. DONNALLY.
Da.A.L. KNIGHT.
'Managers. . -West
Columbia, Dec. IS, 1851 aw3- ;.
P, S. Arrangements will be made at the Perry
Landing for the accommodation of the horses of
those coming from Ohio,
cheap at
OlSTEHirand
8 All DINES just
received and for sale
R. A. SIDEBOTTOM'S.
FOR THE HOLIDAYS!
HOSSICK HAS THE LARGEST STOCK OF
Sugar,
trench,
German and
American
TOYS,
For the Holidays, ever seen in Pomeroy. Enough
io mppiy an me cnuaren in the city, tall sooa,
as the choicest are selling rapidly.
ieceniDKr io, jooi.
OYSTERS by the Can or at Re
' tail fresh from the Chesapeake Bay.
always to be bad at
December 12, 1851. HOSSICK'S.
---------
Notice. I hereby warn all persons apainrt
.purchasing a note Riven by me to William
lhle, or order, as I have refused to pay the ssme
unless compeueu oy taw.
JAMES CAHOON.
Pomeroy, December 13, 18M. n4w3. ' '-
ihe
the
riwt anil PIai, Pin. A. whufit thA iclfnmf.r I ,rtt mu.ivu iinni;A .
; , " " "- "7 .-' Tini be paid io your
nauiea up. "" """"g .. time It may l necjsia
unine vessel approacn.ng metiaran- ry lor you jj cominue b, gUest.
te Ground ihe engine was stopped, and tm- VJ e ,r)J whh rraiww.
une
mediate communication was had with the
shore. This wa prepared for by the J,r'jng
oi several rocsets oetween in ,ni Dn(j
the Narrows, and when, ,'no ves3e 8,opped.
numbors of perse a wcre on ,he 8hore anx.
tously wni;na l0 80C the Macyar. A salute
' ol suns was immediately fired, and du
ring this operation, which was performed
by one of the Hungarian Artillery, who ar
rived in the Mississippi, from the centre of
ih Quarantine urouud, JJr. Uoanc, with
Col. Berzenscy and tho Reporters of the
Tress, proceeded to the steamer and were
admitted on board. The boat vos decorated
with the Hungarian and American flags, the
latter bearing ihe inscription, "Welcome
Kossuth to the land of Freedom." . On ihe
arrival ol Dr Dome in the saloon of the
steamer, he met Kossuth, and after shaking
hands with him, addressed him in the follow
ing words:
Noble Magyar! Illustrious Kossuth, we
greet you from the Western World ! Wel
come to tho land of freedom in speech snd
in action. Welcome to the American Re
public, which demonstrates successfully to
the world ihe capacity of man for self-guv
ernmem. Welcome, thrice welcome to our
infant country; the hope and trust of ihe
friends of liberty inl-very nation and cliinu.
and which riss as a memento to the world
and to the lovers of freedom, of what Re
publican principles can i erfnrm.
You come not as a stranger among us,
for from the pine forests of Maine to the
canes of Texas, from the coal fields of Punn-
itylvania to the golden regions of California,
and in all that wide spread country which
is washed on one side by the waves of th
briny Atlantic, and nn ihe other by the calm
waters of the Pacific, your name is known.
St will be a passport to every heart every
one will be open to receive you, nnl your
coming will be the signal for the uprising of
20,000,000 or people who will give you a
cordial heartfelt and enthusiastic welcome,
i: Governor: In your late desperate strug
gle for the liberty of your own beloved na
tive country, for the rights of your brother
Hungarians, tho" American people took a
deep, it solemn interest. Although a broad
ocean rolled between your land and mine,
and although your battle grounds were afar
off, still your movements were watohed
with the greatest interest and your success
were greeted with the most enthusiastic joy;
and and were borne on oor electrified shores
with the swiftness of lightning, and' looked
to with such ueiignt.tnat iney excueu tne
highest degree of enthusiasm, and filled the
American people with great hopes.' When
we found that you were unsuccessful, we
did not forimi you, but animated with the
spirit ofilugee, who released Lafayeito from
the castle of U.muti, we looked with long
ing eyes io Katahia, and even consulted up
on a scheme to set you free,
- - We thank Uod that the time has come
When you' are free ! We thank God you
are arrived in our land of freedom, ana In
earnest we again welcome you to our free
Republic, and trust that your coming here.
and your efforts onf benalf of liberty, will
not only be useful to America, but that your
words will echo throughout IJurape uutl you
ses Munsary free, ek-vstcfl antonj th na-
A. C. Kimosland, Mayor,
Geo. F. Franklin, Alderman.
To Governor Kossuth, of Hungary
The passengers on the Humboldt are nm
prepossessed in favor of the Magyar as he
has been what ihey call too aristocratic for
them, but as we learned he was much occu
pied in composition during the passage, it is
probuble that he was too much occupied in
mental labor au fait in conversation with
every one who aspired to his acquaintance.
Kossuth is a good looking man. about five
feet seven or eight inches in height, and
with groat expression of feature. Uis eye
is all intelligence, and his brow, though not
so broaJ as it has been represented on many
of his portraits, lowers up to an extreme
height, and is somewhat expansive. lie
appears to be a slim man, ritlhurthun full in
the chest, as often portrayed, and, as is the
custom of his country, he weurs a beard
and mustaehios which cover the lower p-irt
of his fuce.
His hands are very small, and his cos
tume, when he arrived, wus ihe simple un
adorned dress of his country, iha great coat,
the Hungarian hat, with its f -other and dang
ling tassals. Allege; hdr hd ha is command
ing figure, and ihe first impr ssion which
would strike an intelligent pers n on look
ing nt him, would be one of respect, on ac
count of ihe intelligence and philosophical
appearance of his whnln nxti-ri ir man. '
TO MERCHANTS.
I INVITE the atteution of Country Merchants
to my Stock of Notions and Fancy Goods,
which can be sold at low prices and on reasonable
terms, consisting in part of the following articles!
, 100 Packs Pins;
' 600 Dozen Ladies' Cotton Gloves;
100 do do Lisle Thread do;
'ii do do Cashmer do
40 do Cotton Purses;
800 Gross Hooks and Eyes;
,10 do Gilt Vest Buttonsi
60 do Pressed Horn, Ooat do;
40 do Lasting and Brocade do. do
r 300 do f iat faced Suspondtrs dot
100 d.o Col'd Agate d ; . , ..
' 60 do Pearl do
- 100 Down Cot' Spnnl ThrestU -..-100
do Blnckington do da ' ,
100 do Cbutil's do d -2t)0
do Axsorted do do '; '
ICO Ibi. White Skettt do,
, 75 do Assorted do do '
75 Bundles Bull do
100 Dozen While and Clack TsjSj
6J do Lq.Ir.s Linen Hdklt;
60 do Mason's Blacking;
40 do Ttlly-Ho Unzors; "
20 do Ashton 4 Jackson's d
25 do . Rasor Strops;
100 do Shaving Soap ' ' - .
6j do Trauspaieiit Shaving Ctnam
20 M Bates' Needles; ' '
15 do Hemming A Sun's do
10 do Darners;
GOO pes. Cap and Bonnet Ribbons;
100 do Col'd Taffeta do
60 do Black di . '
200 lbs. Whale Bones;
300 Dozen Tuck Combs; '
200 do Side do
100 do Eng. Horn Dressing d
60 do do do do -
iOO do Ivory Fine do
25 - do Harmonicans;
60 lbs. Black Italian Sewing Silk.
E. S. EDWARDS.
Pomeroy, December 9, 1861. .
Dozen Coney and African Lrai Muffat '
do Minses do
1 do Ladies Victorines, for sale at
SUMMED,
On the 30th ult., by the Rev. J. Given, Mr,
Jonas Riciikds, of Sutton, to Miss Maav A. Gil
liland, of Pomeroy.
On the 11th inst., by S. S. Paine, Esq., Mr.
Chasles Looan and Miss Ltdia Noblis, both of
Rutland township.
IMS
ON the 3d inst we sold our entire interest is
the Horse Cave Store to Myron Wells, who
will continue the business on his own account
All those indebted to said store are hereby noti
fied that they must come forward and pay up
hvMm fimt of January. 1062, eitherto ourselves in
p.miHmv or to Mr. Wells at his store, or said
claims will be put in suit for collection.
. , REED 4 BROTHER.
December 16, 1851.
New Store, '!
Tin! nNTiERSIGNED havin mirchssed the en
I ,;roinir.t of Mftssra. Reed 4 Brother in the
Horse Care Store, would respectfully inform his
friends and customers that he is now receiving a
KiBh Miinn v ni lr.vv uuuuo. iiiuiuuiiik uiwd
..v. --!( ; . '
mi Jin. anil alinil their naLrnnnre aa hereto-
IIWl " , U
. . . . . , - 1. 1 ... I T ,,!
fore. ' All Stnas OI rrouuee, ouives, uikiii ruies,
Lumber, ac, tasea ta excuaii(ie t.r goous.
. MVUQN WELLS.
Howe Cave, December 16, 1851 n4m3.
7 miuirinut isiaovcrr In Doiraerre-
J. oiypc. I would respeolfully inform tlte
citizens vl Pouicroy that 1 am now receiving me
1. 1 M.m.jluriil ilkaAi.vHiii,1 in takiiifr DAuiiAr.
in iu ,iju wvumvi.u. -- o n
rtjotyp) snd I will be in Pomeroy in December
tor tue purpose n unmg , lututco. . (
New Xork. December 7, 1851. n4w3.
Toys and Fire Works.
f A. SIDEBOTTOM has a superb lot of
JLV TOYS and TIllX WOHaiS for the
Holidays. ' KoQketa, Komaa Candles, Spit Devils,
Firs horpenls, .Piu Wheels, Chinese Crackers,
jacKgou laenciii, uiicuuvo,
lareeal aasurtiuent ever btouKht to Pomeroy.
" He can supply all ihe fouugstsrj ia Pouisrov.
Call soon. .
2f
December 9, 1851
EDWARDS'
ne Hundred Seamless
dee.9'61
Bags for sale st
EDWARDS
TTttve Hundred Pieces Brown and bleach.
1? cd
dec9'5t
Shirtings and Sheetings, at
EDWARDS'
Dozen
dec9'61
20
75
'1
Five Hundred Thousand G. D. and
S. B. Gun Caps, at ... EDWARD
300
Dozen Gum
kinds, at
Suspenders, of different
DD WARDS'
JlAllts. Superior Indigo, tOU lbs. Nutmegs,
e)UU 200 lbs. Cloves, 300 lbs.-Gum Camphor,
at
EDWARDS'
1 A Chests YoMug Hyson Tea;
114 do . Imperial do
5 do . Black
15 Sacks Rio Coffee, at
Decembers.
do
EDWARDS
1 Dozen Rowland Mill Saws;
i do Castile do do
i do Cross Cut 1 -do
. S 4lo Collins' Axes;
1 do Mann's do
600 lbs. Cast Steel, assorted sizes;
200 do Shear and German do, at
dec9'51
EDWARDS'
Ladies and Gents Carpet Sacks, at
EDWARDS'
Dozen Blank Books, assorted sizes.
Also, a small lot of Fancy Bibles. Sunday
Sehool Testaments, Webster's University Diction-
ry, with titty dozen ttementary Spellers, and a
sstr all sprinkling of po tical Works, at i
dec9' 61 . JkUWARDtf
Beams Blue and White Utter Paper;
1C0 do do : do . , Cop . " do
60 do Wrapoine . do
For sale at . EDWARD'8.
'WO Hundred Lbs. Green and Whits
Shoe Thread a good article, at .
dec96l EDWARDS'
ifive Hundred Yards Wool Carpeting, of
various patterns, at EDWARDS'
1MTE FIRST PAGE OF VOLUME .
.'. No. . On the first page of Volume No. .
2 can be scJen the removal of S. Caoroot's
Saddler Shop to a room fitted up expressly for bit
accommodation, on Front street, two doors below
Crawford 4 Stiffs stoic, where may Je found at
all times atl kinds of
Middles, llaruess, Bridles, M'hlfM, :
Or, in fact everything that is ever made in a 6d;
dler Shop: and what is still more desirable ou
will always find the b'hoys at home ready to patch ,
up your old Collars and other fix i in, j4 hy the
way'of aMoumodation, ygu know.
f ST Coll around, and s whm Ull shop be i kss) .
jot, any how. - . . L.'S- CRQi'OpT.
Pouwtoy, Dsnwnlnl, 1MI if- '

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