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THE VINTON RECORD.
JOHN T. ItAPER,
Editor ad d Proprietor.
OmOE B, V. Corner of Main and
Uga Su., Oopoiite Court Home.
L-'.;' - ' ' Hi ' -
$2 X'TEAR. in advance.
, UOMEIt C. JONES.. f.v
ai6eney at laV,
; MAIM 8TRIkT,
Omou On door west of Dn Will Bros.
EDWIN N. BAHNI1ILL,
ATTORNEY AT LAW
, AND- ; . '
Office McArthur. Ohio,
Will attend promptly to all businas entrusted
to oil-ear, uotll
U. 8. OLAYPOOLB,
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
; ; McARTHUR, O. ,
WiU praello 19 Vinton and adjoining cona
ties. Borneo entrusted to hit or piompt
It attended to. OfBcf la Court Hons.
' OPP06ITB R. R. DEPOT. :
HAM DEN, OHIO.
C, F. CABTWRIGHT, Proprietor.
Livery Stable Attached.
M1ALS KIADT-' FOB ALL TBAIN8,
The House he )ut been refurnished
throughout. Koomi elen and comfortable,
the table anpplicd with I he font the market
affords, and do paine apared to accomodate
gueit. mart 1869 ly
Ifain Street, Opposite Oonrt House
JAMES WORKMAN, Proprietor
I HATE taken possesion of Die abor hotel,
renovated and partly refurnished it, and
will be glad to aerve the old customers of the
house, and especially my old friends of Ihe
Docking Valley who may be yisiting this
point The table will be tarnished with I he
beat the market altonla, and rare taken to
make gnet comlorlRlile. Good stabling t.
tached to the house! Charge reasonable,
Liquor and Commission Merohants
MO. 20 WATKB STRKKT,
Ala in Barrali, Hair Barrel! and Bottle.
Darii Smart. Samuel W. Kilrert, Jr.
, ; : Established WSJ. 1
felHART & KILVERT,
SUCCESSORS TO PtVlD SMART'l
AND. COMMISSION MERCHANTS.
Prompt Attention given to tlie
Transfer of PIG IKON and
other Property from and to
Water Street.between Paint and Walnut
mar 11 Wt.9 ly
JOHN 1M GCEHNER,
Italian and Vermont Marble
ALL KINDS OF
Neatly and promptly executed.
Mulberry St.,bet'n Second & Watei
I anpertnteod all my own work in person.
I execute all the liner designa. use the bent
material, and can not he undersold. Persona
wiehing any work in my line are inrited to
zamina work, stock and pricea, before mak
1 personally superintend the careful aetting
p of atone and monoment bought at mj
Bv buying at this ahop yon will says from IS
to to per cent, paid to an at. 24apr73
$10 ONLY FOR A SET Of TEETH.
Teeth - Extracted Without Fain
. vy lira uwm vi
Can always b found at my office,'
Dr. 8. T. BOGGKS8, Jaokaon, Ohio.
ROBERT CLABKos CO.,
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VOL. 24 -NO. 51.
MCARTHUR, OHIO MARCH 5, 1874.
WHOLE NQ. 1,247
Paint and Second Street,
. .. t : i .'
WOULD respectfully invite the attention
of buyers to bis stock of
Offered at wholesale price' as low Many
in any other market.
Bare' on Sale full line of
Brown & Bleacbed Muslins,
Callcoeg,Cbeck, St Ipes,
Ginghams, Canton Flan
neli and Jeans.
WOOLEN GOODS OF ALL KIHDS.
White, and Gray Blankets.
HOSLEKY an? NOTIONS.
HIk laellltie for htisiness ate nneqoalled,
'enabling him lo oHer inducement to the
trade equal lo any 01 ber bouse. Wasp
Of latest, most fashionable and elegant styles,
Second St., Near Mulberry,
I make it a point to do all my work of the
best material, and stand second to none
quality of finish or durability. I employ no
interior workmen, there are f appientive
boys about my eHftblichment, d I can not
lail to please any person who u.nts the beat
turnout made in the country. 1 refer with
pride to my customers throughout Houlnern
Ohio as lo the character of woik coming
from my factory, and (guarantee all my cus
tomers perlect aatisl'icliou.
All kinds of Turnouts finished and
ready for sale, or made to Order.
Call and examine my Stock
Repairing, Repainting, Etc.
Will receive prompt attention.
1 hare constantly a stock of
Carriages, Buggies and Expresses,
left with me for sale, repaired and almost
good as new, some of ihem
VERY CHEAP INDEED.
FA.L AND WINTER
At his ne place or busluess,
GOBY'S BLOCK. OPPOSITE UH1W
Fall and . Winter Clothing
EVER breught to this market, embracing
all the latest and most fashionable styles,
cui in accordance with the latent fanhiona.
When you want a nobby suit riou't fail to call
on Frank, lie also CUTS and
Makes Garments to Ordek
and ha a full line of
II ATS AND CAPS, AC.
All elothlng marked down to the LOW
EST riOUKES. Gits me a call and I will
ttapr . FRANK BELLMAN.
North -eaat corner of Main and Jackson street
GEO. W. BliUNTON, Proprletoi
Carrif ', ouyii. zpretu, etc
aao Ait, iiaus or waaoa won
er on.ahort notic.
Minting and ; Trimmlnfl
ot all kind executed la the neatest and moat
UKfAlKlNU ot all kind in my lint wiU
promptly and neatl, done.
v Work done atthia aiablihmcnli war
auia to be substantial, put up aolid and exe
eu'edio the most workn anhke manner, not
o o excelled in any respect by any other e
tabhabmentin the ootntrr.
Formerly ot Hemden.
ANNOUNCES to his friends in Vinton and
adjoining count ie thai h bat bought the
Hotel Formerly Kept by Ghas. Smith
Three door west cf Madison, oa ,
Hshas refitted ll throughout, and la prepared
to entertain tba Uayekag pubuc at rsasoaMbto
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I i. TOLLEY,
8 .TI AIDL LAM:, .Y.
Foreign and American
Old Watch Ca.c and old old andSilTef
S F CRAMER,
HAM DJi N't O.
MANUFCfURER AND DEALER IN
llrldleN, II a Hers,
Whips, purs, Trace
Chains. Hames, and all
Other Articles of Saddlery.
My tnenrts and the puolio xnera:iy sreinyit
edto call and examine my stock and pu
ces. I mske atiod honei-t work, use the
tiebt stock, andsrll at the yery lowest prices,
and mnnulkcturing done lo order, and alt
Work Warranted as Represented.
C. J. B1XLINGHIJRST,
and dealer in all kinds of
csrefiill, done, and the smallest pictures
enlarged to any siae, and
Finished in Oil,
or any other style that may be desired, at the
Large and flnely flnlshed Phatocrapha
can be made fraaa aid and fatted, er
Piotures of all kinds framed to
and all work warranted to sire sallalaction.
lmay ln . ,
The Seat and Cheapest
Id ONE OF
Circulars Sent Free.
GOLD PENS REPAIRED,
t MANUFACTORY No. 119 WS(tT 4th at,
rH W .id -P fl
Come here, fond youth. whoe'er
thou be, ,
That boasts to love as well as me. '
And if thy breast have felt so wide a
Comehlthpr.and thy flame soprove;
I'll teach thee what It la to love. -
And by what marks true passion may
w iouna. -I
. It Is to he all bather In tears ;
To live upon a smile for years:
To lie whole sp.es at a beauty feet;
10 nnei. toianguun, ana imp'ore;
And Hill, though she dlcdaln. adore.
It U to do all this, and think thy suf-
lennjrs swet. ...
It Is to gaze upon her eyes
WtlK Aturas tiw untl frtbfl a n ar4 ai aft
Yet tempered with such chaste and
As wretches feel who wait their
Nor must one ruder thought pre
Though but In whispers breathed, to
- meet tier ear. r
It ts to hope, though hope were lost ;
Though beaven and earth tuy pas-
i3lAtt Aandtinrl - A r
Though sue were bright as sainted
And though the least and meanest
That toldg his flock upon the plain
Yet. If thou dare't not nope, thou dost
It is to quench thy Joy in tears.
To nurse strange doubts 1 and
irroundlesa rearai ' ,
If pangs of Jealousy thou hast not,
Though she were fonder and more
Than anv nvmDh old noets drew
O, never dream agulu tout thou bast
If. when the darling maid Is gone,
Thou dost not seek to be alone.
Wrapt in a pleading trance of tender
And muse, and fold thv languid
Feeding thy fancy on her charms.
Thou dost not love for love is uonr-
If any hopes thy bosom share
But those which Love has planted
Or any cares but this thy breast eu
Thou never yet bis power hast
Love sits on a despotic throne,
And reiirus a tyrant, it ho reigns at
Now It thou art so losUt thing.
Here all thy tender sorrows bring.
And prove whose patience longest
We'll strive whose fancy shall be
tn dreitms'Af fondest passion most;
For if thou hast loved, O, uever hope
a cure i
A Letter from "Dan."
To the Editor of the Vinton Record.
To the Editor of the Vinton Record. FEBRUARY, 24th 1874.
Ever Biucelbt "women's war"
commenced I have been read
ing both the RhcoKD and En
quirer and have watched with
deep interest the progress of
events in our town. The re
formation has been wonderful,
and all good citizens bope, a
lasting one. If 1 am not mis
taken, a movement of similar
character occurred in our town
some years ago, and the re
sults, bo far as the present
movement baa gone, were very
much the same. The benefit;
arising I'rjm the first war were
of short duration and the "old
topers" soon went at it again
worse, if possible than before.
Saloons increased in numbers,
and to vending the juice that
inebriates was added ample ac
commodations for "private par
ties" who wished to indulge in
other affairs very closely con
nected with whisky drinking,
such as draw poker, keno, rou
lette, &c. During the late
"misunderstanding" with the
south there was not a town of
its population in Ohio which
could boast of a better display
or greater variety of card play
era and the "fancy" than our
own McArthur. But times
have changed, and let as hope
from the past we have learned
just how to circumvent the
boys in their nefarious business
The town council has almost
complete control of this matter
and can do more than all the
ladies combined to atop the
traffic, add. the question now to
settle is, ' Will council do it!"
If the council aforesaid show a
disposition to shirk this respon
sibility 1st the ladies organize
a campaign against it and
storm thpir works as they did
those of the saloon keepers.
The surrender ' ot the- whole
gang will soon follow. It wont
do any harm to try it, and the
advantage now gained should
not be lost by a negleet ot this
duty. By the way, 1 should
like to know why the Enquirer
wishes to impress its readers
with the idea that tha Record
is opposed te tbls movement)
I have ieM nothing id font
columns tending in tbatdirec-!
tibn; on the contrary, yeu have
favored it all along. I fear
our, friend Bowen is too ready
to catch at straws, for I have
noticed several accusations of
a similar nature In his paper
lately, which were not substan
tiated by facts. lie seems de
terminedio obtain all the "re.
ligious," as well as "county paU
ronage." . We admire bis cour
age but Condemn his judgment,
for he is certainly aware ot the
fact that he can not servo Uod
and Mammon at the same time.
If he is going to publish a re
ligicuis paper and make Chris
tianity a profession, all right,
but if he still intends to serve
thd devil he can not do so In a
more acceptable manner to his
"Royal Devil8hip," than by ed
iting the McArthur Enquiier.
' " '
Good Enough for Every Day.
I am vexed with gMs sayingi
"Oh it's good enough for every
day I". A girl will set the table
forjjdinner; as she throws the
dirty cloth on in a careless, un
tidy way, stained with; coffee
and eggs and fruit juices, she
will say, it's good enough tor
every daynobody here but
our own folkl
As she puis on the cream
pitcher, minus a handle, or su
gar bowl with a broken lid,
she thinks, "Oh, there'll be no
body here this timel"
She waits on the table With
out having brushed her hair or
put on a fresh colar; with, may
be, a button or two of! her
dress but she thinks: 'Hey,
only our own folks!"
Oh, my dear girl, don't do
itl How can your parents ad
mire you, or your brother and
sisters leel proud of you, and
what a low estimate of woman
kind you are giving them to
carry out into the world with
them. When you do not re
spect yourself, you feel as
mean as you look. Don't al
low yourself to have "company
.Banners" be neat and lacfy
like all the time use good
language, and encourage your
family in doing the same.
Some girls always have to
run and bide, or fix up, when
ever they hear a rap at the
door. How common, when
there is a rip to hear girls say:
"Ob, see bow awful I do
'Oh, look at this old rag of
a dress! I can't go see there,
This Is a bad state of affairs.
Farmers' wives and daugh
ters have said to me, "I can't
go looking neat about my
work. I hare to milk and bake
and churn and teed pigs; how
can If If you were in my place
you would see."
To a woman who says she
can't sea how a farmers' wife
or daughter can be tidily dress
ed while employed with all
sorts of work, we say:
"Calico is cheap, and plain
neat dresses easily made'; have
plenty of them then. You can
have two or three large, white
aprons with ties, half a dozen
collars made to pin on in
trice, and you can take time
enough to brush your hair
smoothly, early in the
morning, when you wash.
you are churning or working
butter, put op your sleeves
the best plan is to foil them
back, as you turn back a wide
cuff - if only shoved op they
will slip down every two min
utes. . i
In carrying oil buttermilk,
or the milk after skimming,
be eareful and not fill your
pails too fall to carry without
If your dress is long, and
you are working in the cellar
or spring house, pin it baek
front aad catch it op behind,
and let your wide apron eover
If yoor breast-pin. and eaf
drops are not too elaborate, or
too valuable, wear theft about
Just look as pretty as you!
please, and as sweet .fi you
can never mind wliat the oid
The marriage ceremory is
performed ennousiy by the
Esquimaux. When, a boy kills
a polar bear, it is considered
sufficient proof of hie ability to
maintain a family; he is, there
fore, told to go and catch a wife
Watching his opportunity at
night, he pounces on a victim
and attempts to carry her bit
She struggles and shrieks nntil
she has collected around her a
group of sympathizers. She
then turns upon hei . captor,
and bites and scratches until
he is compelled to release her:
then she darts into the crowd
and attempts to escape. The ex
pectant. , bridegroom ' follows
ber, but not unmolested. All
the old women. take scourges
of dried seal-skin and flageltate
him unmercifully as he passes,
making at the same time every
effort to arrest him in his
course. If, despite these little
impediments to matrimonial
blies, he should ' catch his
Victim, the biting and scratch
ing scene Is renewed, and in
all prbability, he is compelled
to release her, and the chase,
with its attendant discomforts,
is resumed. Should he over
come all obstacles, the third
capture proves effectual, and
the victim, ceases her strug
gles, is led away amid the ac
clamationa and rejoicings of
the assembled multitude.
An exchange thus discourses
on our progress in one hundred
years: "Only think what
hundred years has wrought.
One hundred years agd bur re
volutionary ancestors made the
biggest 'drawing' of tea in Bos
ton harbor of which there is
any record, it took all the
water in the harbor and three
hundred and forty-two chests
of prime tea for the drawing.
What a vast amount of history
has been made on this side of
the Atlantic in that eventful
one hundred years. Then the
entire white population num
bered scarcely three millions.
Now there are seventeen States
with over one million each.
New York alone has a popula
tion exceeding that of all the
colonies by nearly A million
and a half. Pennsylvania ex
ceeds it by half a million, ?hd
Ohio and Illinois each nearly
equal the entire white popula
tion of the American colonies
one hundred years ago."
How to Turn Out.
The duke of Wheillngion ways
slept oh an iron camp
bedstead eighteen inches wide.
"When a man wants to turn
over," he said, "it is time for
him to turn out;" The Emper
or Nicholas did the same, Mr
Owen says: The principle is
well enough; but I think the
detail is wrong. Sleep itself is
far too important to be made
My old friend Roseiter filed
his alarm so that, at the fore
ordained moment, the bed
clothed were dragged from the
bed, and Rossiter lay shivering.
I have myself somewhere the
drawings and specifications for
a patent which arranges a set
of cams and wheelWrrrk under
the bed stead, which, at the
moment appointed, lift the pil
low end sit feet, arid deliver
the "sleeper on the now hori
zontal foot board; tie is hot
apt to sleep long after that.
The company raised tor the
conquest of Cuba at Augusta
Ga.,wau veay strongly officered
It consisted ot thirteen gen-
erals,seven colonels,foor' Cap
tains, nineteen paymasters,
lad one private
ADVEUTLSUtO TERMS. ''
One sqnare,..; $1 iV
Bachaddltlocju.osertioh . M
Cards, per y e-, ,il oU r -
Local notleet vr Hnfc. ...... in-
Yearly advertisements $100 0(1 "
column, and at proportionate rate pt I
less space. Payable In advance, n.
17 The Eecdrd being the official
paper of the town, and having tl t?.
largestcirctihttion ofanv paper in tN
county, offe'rs SuperlorinJueemoEtS1.'
to anveriuer. , , .
i n 7
ARKlkaiMEPTs . have been'"
made by which some of the win-' "
dow glass factories in . Pitts'- .
burgh,, which have beerTldle)
for months past on accouut ot
a strike of. the class blowefsi .!
will resume work to day. The)
employees are to run the work?j,
guaranteeing . Ihel proprietors'
bix per cent.bn capital invested '
the. bwners td manage thti lf
affairs of the establishment a'i ..'
heretofore, the workmen allow-".
iug mem sp retain tweniy-uvu
per .cent, of their wages as B-'
curity for. six per cent. euaranJ' J
teed. d" V ' :'
A MSPAXCH.qf the 21st ad J
nounces.a terrible ;ttre at DeQ- ':
yer. Colotado;, The wind waa :
blowing a perfect hurricane iji ;
the .most unfavorable direction) : ,
and the total deltrueUon of art a
immense amount brj v&Vuabl i
property seemed inevitable.- i
The entire fire department waii
out in force, as well a? tbe citr-j o
zens, anu qesperaie euorit.f-y
J J a TJ a '
were being made td check (th ,
ravages of the flames. , k ; .
A Kaksas pentleiil'a'n " has ' ' '
thoughtfully put his front gate
in the parlor, so that hli
daughter and her young mail '
can swing on it without taking '
cold during the cold weather: '
This is a humane suggestion
to ail fathers. A front gate it '
the parlor may save a good
many dollars that would other '
wise be paid out for soothing 1
syrups, and bough balsams. '
Gov. BRAMLElta of Kentucky;
in an interview published in the
Louisville Commercial, Says the
late L)emnrr&tin Ponventinn i,t
that State was sitnply a rebel glo-
rificfttinn nnrl tha man nnmin.fo.i
was chosen not because of his fit-..
ness but to reward services Jtt .
behalt of the loEt, causey Hi ,
does tabf propose tb support the . .
candidate. , .
A tourist in iiome was laoiii.
las around the city for is
church. Seeing "Spaccio. de)
Vino" oVera door, be said tt
Vino means Divien Space, a
very pretty title. Whe but
Italians wduld have thought of3
ill" tie entered and found him:
self in a wine garden.
Out of the six million egg;)
a codfish has been known M
spawn in one year, less than &
hundred survive. This must
be discouraging to the CodfisL
Thr diamondaand point lace
worn by the wile of lion. Ben
jamin Wood at the Romair
Catholic Orphan Asylum ball
in New Ifork wero Valued aif
over $140,000. ,
Wild horses are reportd 16
have become" so numerous lit
parts of Australia that farmer
are obliged to take measure
for their destruction to proteetr
J oak Q. Potts, of Gaieba
said to be the oldest Odd Feb
low in the world, died on Mob,'
day last, tie was Grand Mas
ter of Pennsylvania in 1823
Hood called the slamming tit
a door by a person in a passloii
"a wooden oath." . ' '
. ,' :
An exchange tells of an rtu'rJ
dertakihg wisely abandoned
before it was beghrJ."
In Uillsboro saloon keeper
threaten to1 resOme' selling i restrict-
accordance with- the lawV
An impecunious citizen sail
that the only change he wag al
lowed was that of the weather a,
Tbi society at Washington
dotes on fish-balls. :
HOW to make a Blow hefftf
fast Don't feed him. . -.
A Circuit Cfttar thelotfg'esf
way home from singing schooL
Wriii man carries tleff
thing before lum! Thowaftif