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THURSDAY, AUGUST 27, 1868.
It ElImlCAN TICKET.
GENL. ULYSSES S. GRANT.
FOR VICE PRESIDENT :
HON. SCHUYLER COLFAX.
FOR AUDITOR GENKRAL :
general joiin r. hartranft.
rOE BIRTETOR OENKBAl:
GENERAL JACOB M. CAMPBELL.
FOR CONGRESS :
HON. DANIEL J. MORRELL.
FOR STATE SENATOR :
HON. HARRY WHITE.
Assemb ly J AM ES MORLEY, Johnstown.
FrothonctaryJ. M. CHRISTY, Gallitzin.
Commissioner JOS. CROYLE. Croyl tp.
J. II. Director GEO. S ETTL E M O Y E R, Su m.
A uditor G EORG E I.. GLASGOW, White.
Surveyor E. A. VICKROY, Johnstown.
Grand Mass Meeting!
The Republicans of Cumbria county ore
invited to meet in the Court IIousc, Ebens
burg, on Wednesday evening, September Oth,
proximo, at 74 o'clock, p. m.f to hear the is
sues iuvolved Iii tbe pending campaign dlo
cussed, fairly and impartially.. Able speakers
will be present. A brass bard and a glee
club will be in attendance. Come one and
all come for Grant, Colfax, and the Coun
try I . Alex. Kennedy,
Chairman Republican Co. Committee.
The contested election case of Robinson
(Kepub.) against Shugart (Dem.), involv
ing the right to the seat in the State Sen
ate from the 21st Senatorial district of
this State, composed of the counties of
Blair, Huntingdon, Center, Miifiiu, Ferry
and Juniata, was thoroughly ventilated by
a Senatorial investigating committee last
winter. Such a mass of fraud and cor
ruption was brought to light as to appall
honest men of all parties, resulting in the
expulsion of Shugart from his seat in dis
grace. We propose to take a look at some
of the salient points of the evidence elic
ited. Shugart's majority in the district was
22. How this majority was obtained in a
naturally Republican district is made clear
as the noonday sun by the sworn state
ments of the witnesses all Democrats, be
it remembered, and participants in the
frauds which they were obliged to expose.
A. railroad was beinr. built from Phil-
tncarnnaxiuiuj. i. man nameu j .uea-
ra, a sort of boss on the road, testified that
he was approached by Mr. Collins, con
tractor for building the road, and by fr.
Gorman, another boss, who confided to
him their intention of colonizing votes
enough in Center county to carry the elec
tion for the Democrats. In conformity
with this arrangement, about one hundred
Irishmen were gathered up in Clearfield
county and run into Center county a short
time previous to the election. These
were provided with forged naturalization
papers, procured in Luzerne county.
O'Meara swears that these naturalization
papers were soaked in coffee to give them
the appearance of age. The Irishmen
were driven to the polls on election day,
at Philipsburg, voted the Democratic tick
et straight, and almost immediately after
ward returned to Clearfield county.
Coffee as a culinary preparation is tol
erably well known. But coffee as a Dem
ocratic electioneering agent is a rather
new discjvery. Beer, ale, and whisky are
generally understood to have always been
popular in Democratic circles about elec
tion times ; but, while these have not been
superseded, it would seem that coffee has
become as powerful an auxiliary in multi
plying Democratic votes as either of the
stronger potables named. Rye is good,
but. so in this case was Rio ; and it is
probable that to the latter beverage we
owe the election Iatt fall of Sliarswood to
the Supreme. Bench. The holders of the
coffee-colored naturalization papers all vo
ted fyr him, early and often, and there
were doii,Mess coffee-colored naturalization
papers in ma:'y other counties lcidcs
O'Meara further testified that when it
was found that Robinson intended contes
ting the election, he was brib ed by one
Father Tracey, acting under instructions
from Mr. WunA. Wallace, to leave the
State, so as to prevent his becoming a wit
ness in the case. But his whereabouts
were discovered, and he was taken into
custody and required to tell what lie knew
in the premises.
The Win. A. Walhict; spoken of, who
looms up into bad eminence as- a hearty
aider and abetter, if not as the prime in
stigator, of the frauds under consideration,
was then and is now Chairman of the Dem
ocratic State Committee. He undoubtcdly
furnished the money to pay O'Meara to
leave the Statv driving a hard bargain in
the transaction. O'Meara wanted $2,000
for going away, but Wallace successfully
held that Si 00 a month for five months,
or $500, was enough for the service. Mr.
Wallace is prolific of addresses "to the
people of Pennsylvania," in all which, with
charlatanry characteristic of Democracy,
he iterates and reiterates the charge against
the Republican party of "corruption ! cor
John Casey was another witness exam
ined. He testified that he was taken to
the. polls at Philipsburg by one Mark
Leddy, another boss, where he voted the
Democratic ticket on a fraudulent natural
ization paper furnished him. . lie had not
been naturalized. The poor Irishman
never reached his home, in Clearfield coun
ty, after giving his testimony. His dead
body was found near Clearfield, lying
alongside the highway, shortly after. lie
had been foully murdered, and by whom?
By a "number of unknown persons" so
read the newspaper report. Let Wm. A.
Wallace and his coadjutors in the coffee
colored naturalization paper fraud ask their
consciences if their hands are clear of his
The testimony is very voluminous, but
is rich, rare, and racy thrmirhv- "w
ttIsU wo had room to print it entire we
know our readers would enj.oy it. It all
goes to show that the Democratic party
has reached a depth of corruption and in
famy without parallel in political history.
The moral which is taught we conceive to
be plain. Let us take care that coffee-colored
naturalization -papers arc not alloiced
to swell the volume of the Democratic vote
this fall. The elections arc of the most
overshadowing importance, - and we must
look to it that no opportunity be offered
our desperate, unscrupulous enemy to col
onize, forge, and bribe. In no other way
than through the use of these truly Dem
ocratic means can he hope to achieve sue
We present herewith the vote cast by
Cambria county for President in 'G4, for
Auditor General, Survejor General, and
State Senator in 'G5, and for Congressman
in 'CG. The figures will be useful as mat
ter of reference during the campaign :
President Lincoln, Ren 1856
M'CIellan, Dem 2886
M'CIcllan's majority, 792. Lincoln's ma
jority in the State, 20,031.
And. General Jl&Ttr&nit, Rep .1957
' Davis, Pern 271G
Davis' majority, 759. Hartranft's majority
in the State, 21,016.
Surveyor Gen. Campbell. Rep 1918
" Linton, Qem........j:zJili0
Congress-'-Morrell, Rep 2791
' Johnston, Dem 3146
Johnston's majority, 355. Morrell's whole
vote in the district was 11,298, to 9979 for
Johnston. Morrell s majority in tho district,
Stale Senator White, Rep.'. 1973
Blood, Dem 2710
Blood's majority, 737. "White's whole vOe
in the district, 7,508, to 5,969 for Blood.
White's majority in the district, 1,539.
The Declaration of Independence affirms
that ';all men are created free and equal,
and arc endowed with certain inalienable
rights, among' which are life, libert', and
the pursuit of happiness."
The Republican National Convention
re-affirmed this immortal principle, and put
the seal of approbation on every effort
looking. toward making the Declaration of
Independence the corner-stone of the Re
public. The Democratic party, on the other
hand, repudiate the Declaration, and affirm
that "this is a white man's government
that all men are not created free and equal,
but that the negro was foreordained to be
deprived of life, liberty, and the pursuit of
happiness at the will of the 'superior race.' "
Which do you believe the Declaration
of Independence, or the platform of prin
ciples of the Democratic party ?
The New York Tribune says it is very
little wonder that Northern men going
South should take no more than a carpet
bag, since they stand so slight a chance of
seeing .their baggage again, or even of re
turning. However, some 1,200,000 car
pet baggers under Gen. Grant contrived to
stay South as long as they cared to, and
some eight or ten thousand under Butler
were kindly entertained by the Rebels at
their own expense. After such illustrations
who can complain of Southern hospitality ?
Col. John P. Linton, of Johnstown,
has been nominated for Congress by the
democracy of this district. Of course, it
is wJl understood that the nomination is
intended merely -as a complimentary re
cognition of the Colonel's worth as a man
and ability as a biatesman, the Democracy
not having the slightest expectation of
We direct the attention of the reader to
a brief, sketch of the life and services of
the next President of the United States,
I General Ulysses S. Grant, printed on our
s . i
Gold is quoted at 144. I
New advertisements in thi3 pape;
2? Dysentery prevails in Johnstown
jggy Court commences Monday, Sept. '.
Vermont holds her State election 6p-
tember 1st. !
J5s3y- Read the able address of the Reuib-
lican State Committee. ; .
ST The State Fair will be held in Haris-
burg commencing September 23th. I
J5S? Seymour is a good grammarian, but
he couldn't decline the nomination.
Jg Job had boils on his body. ThedDe-
mocracy have a Boyle on their State ticket.
JE? New rendering by Grant "I prmose
to fight it out on this line if it takes allSey-
BGo to the Republican mass meeting
on Wednesday evening of the first weefc of
J&gy Fractional currency, executed so cun
ningly a3 to almost defy detection, is circu
JEs?-Ent is the name of the Democratic
candidate for Surveyor General. He ent go
ing to be elected.
JCSy Four more men have been arrested in
Oildom, charged with being connected with
the Benninghoff robbory
BSST" This was one of the toasts at a Fourth
of July celebration at Burlington : "The day
we celebrate hot as blazes .'"
JKay Gen. James L. Selfridge, clerk of the
Biouse of Representatives, is said to be lying
dangerously ill in this county.
EsSS Grant i3 an inveterate smoker. Die
smoked out the rebels not long ago, and will
smoke out the Democrats in November.
CSS"" It is calculated that the electioo this
fall in Alabama will cost a thousand lives
To be & Union man down South means some
thing. figf Democratic newspapers term the loyal
element of the South "carpet-baggers."
They don't like them, but are very fond of
JES?" General Logan speaks of Grant as
"the man who never made a mistake," and
of Seymour a3 "the man who never made
lion. D. J. Morrell was re-nominated
for Congress by the Conference of this dis
trict last Thursday. See official report of
JBSy The Mexican monument in the Capi
tol grounds at Ilarrisburg is in process of
construction. The base and lower pillars
have been placed in position.
James Appleton, Esq., one of the con
tractors who excavated the tunnel on the old
Portage Railroad at Gallitzinj died in Brook
lyn, N. Y., on the 11th instant.
JStT A person, said to be a Fenian, has
been arrested in Switzerland, charged with
plotting to assassinate Queen Victoria. That
Since the Democratic nominations
were made, Gov. Wise, of Virginia, holds up
his head and defiantly exclaims : :'Secession
is not dead; it is more alive than ever !"
It is said that Wade Hampton, N. B.
Forrest, Howell Cobb, and other paroled
rebel prisoners, will be brought North by the
Democracy a3 speakers during the campaign,
to teach their captor3 their political duties.
jggy One of Gen. Hancock's staff officers,
when asked, after the Democratic National
Convention, iipw he liked the ticket, respon
ded : "What uniform do you suppose I wear ?
Do you think I have beguii to wear gray ?"
JB3? Two men, named Miles aud Keefer,
undertook "last week to walk one hundred
miles without rest or sleep, in Pittsburg.
The former played out at the seventy-third
hour, but the latter went ahead and finished
Perhaps it i3 not known, even within
her own borders, that Pennsvlrania has a
greater length of railroad than any other
State in the Union. In round numbers, she
possesses four thousand miles, or one mile of
rail to every square mile of her territory.
J5 It is rumored that the Democrats will
make no-ncniination for State Senator in this
district, but will support Dr. Thomas St.
Clair, of Indiana, a Republican, who, it is
further rumored, i3 not averse to running as
an independent candidate for that office.
Jggy1 The Freeman says that it is in accor
dance with the eternal fitnes3 of thing3 that
the Ebensburg Grant Club should have as
one of its Vice Presidents a man who can
"talk horse" with as much facility as Grant
himself. Better talk horse than talk Demo
jfcgy A monument has been suggested in
honor of the late Thaddeus Stevens, as foun
defof the common school system of Pennsyl
van ia. It is proposed that the money needed
to erect the monument shall be raised by
penny contributions from the common school
scholars of the State.
jjgyln Greene county, Pa., a few days
ago, a boy named Thomas, aged t4, killed
his father under the following circumstances.
The father wa3 cruelly beating the son, when
the mother interfered. Whereupon, the hus
band seized the wife by the throat and cho
ked her. The instant his mother wag at
tacked, the boy drew a knife from his pocket
and stabbed bis father ia the abdomen several
times, inflicting fatal injuries.
gy Under the new XIV th article of the
Constitution j States which do not allow col
ored suffrage will huvo their represen
tation in Congress diminished accordingly.
The census of 1870 must, however, be first
taken before the new provision will operate.
Pennsylvania, having about 60,000 colored
residents who are now represented, may lose
a member, if the deduction of this number
shall bring the fraction below one-half the
ratio, which ia likely to be near 150,000.
Address or tne Republican
Rooms of the Republican
State Central Committee,
Philadelphia, Aug. 18, 1868.
To the Voters of Pennsylvania :
Within sixty days you ar
, innlAx of
wHr, Vi-k wviiwi rlfc nnd .cfin
we Pb upu re i'"". r ?
poncy inwarow TT"''Z
T- i 1 A A. a .rx I - r i t I 111 III ISI I il- I
In the outset of the contest the party
that for four years paralyzed the arm of
industry, by loading it with a burden ot
declarinsr that it has no principles to ad vo-
cate or measures to support, and calls up-
011 its followers everywhere to defend no-
thing. With nothing in its history for
years worthy to be defended, it is the part
of wisdom not to make the attempt; for it
1 ii. e tU r,nto
lias iiiiiuui'ivu me ncouum ui mi; "i
crushed out liberty 01 speech and brutal-
izftd tho rublic conscience in fifteen States,
It ostracised everv man who had the cour-
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LU UCLiaiU uuuiau fcvjiiiiv
spirit and erenius oi the llcpubhc. It
v;:igwl a cruel war against the pioneer set-
tiers of the Territories, and covered the
prairies of Kansas with murdered heroes,
because they preferred ireedom to slavery.
It established a reign ot terror, and made
.1 i r s 1 1 r 1 . it
the residence of men faithful to the prin-
ciples ot the Declaration ot Independence
impossible on more than halt of the tern-
tory covered by the flag of a common
country. Defeated in its etiorts to elect a
President of its choice, it appealed to arms
to nullify the decision of the ballot-box.
In the struircle it laid a million of brave
tv. nti,plv rrr;.r(! RlirAiirlo.l thr
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vxv ... uiiij., u.v. i.i.v.v-. .1. .i.i.. t.. .
Such are the ghastly testimonials of what
the Democracy has done in years past
No thanks to that party that to-day we
have a country to love or a Constitution to
revere. It did all in its power to destroy
And now it again seeks power, through
uiMioru aim civu sirue. ror iour years,
i - i i -l , i i '
during the height of the nation's peril, the
only hope of the party for success was m
disaster to our arms, iience it rejoiceci at
every Union defeat, and mourned over
every Union victory.
its candidate ior vice 1'resiaent deciar-
ed to tne convention that nominated him,
mat -we must nave a x-resiucnt wno win
execute the will of the people by tramping
tnh llV.if 1ho usurpations oj Congress
7 . . il wjiv.yni.iiiriii
I repeat, this is the real and only question
which we should allow to control us. It
is idle to talk of bonds, greenbacks, gold,
and the public credit. I wish
Y ado Hampton advocating the ticket, be
fore an audience in South Carolina, de
clares uthat the cause for which they
fought, and for which Stonewall Jackson
died, will yet be gained in the election of
Seymour and Dlair."
If this party can succeed at the ballot
box, the work of reconciliation for four
years will be undone, and the priceless
sacrifices of four others will have been
made in vain.
The issue is marked and well defined :
Grant, Colfax, and Peace ; or Seymour,.
Blair, and War.
(Jr. A. Grow,
Chairman State Central Committee.
ITcntixgdox, Pa., August 20, 18C8.
I nC Congressional Conferees of the 17th
District ol Pennsylvania, composed of the
counties of Cambria, Blair, Huntingdon
and Mifflin, met heri this day and organ
ized by electing Gen. S?. 31. Green, of
Huntingdon county, President, and Sam'l
M'Camant, of Blair county, Secretary.
The following named gentlemen appear
ed as conferees, viz :
Cambria county George Fritz, C. T.
Roberts, James Conrad.
Blair county Samuel M'Camant, Jas.
Condron, Peter Van Devender.
Huntingdon county John Scott, S.
Miles Green, Hayes Hamilton.
Mifflin county Abm. Rothrock, A. P.
Gibbony, Augustus Troxell.
Hon. John Scott moved that Hon. Dan
iel J. Morrell, of Cambria county, be de
clared the nominee of the Republicans and
Union men of the 17th District as their
candidate for Congress in said District,
which motion was unanimously carried.
Hon. John Scott then offered the fol
lowing resolutions, which were unanimous
ly adopted :
Resolved, That the Union Republican
party is in favor of paying the debt of the
Government according to the letter and
spirit of the law under which it was crea
ted, in opposition to the idea of substitu
ting one promise of the Government for
Resolved, That, to enable the Govern
ment to do this, American Labor must be
protected against tho competition of low
priced foreign labor j our Domestic Indus
try properly ' encouraged ; the Internal
Revenue System so adjusted and adminis
tered as to meet the interest and gradually
pay the principal of the national debt, and
if this be done the debt can be paid and
the national honor sustained.
Resolved, That the power of Congress
to impose terms upon rebellious States be
fore their readmission to the privileges of
States in the Union must be maintained,
and any attempt by an executive officer to
treat the Reconstruction Acts as void will
of itself be equivalent to a new rebellion.
Resolved, That we cordially endorse the
course of our representative in Congress,
Hon. D. J. Morrell, and in again present
ing him to the voters of the District, we
t ion of public attairs lor tne nexiiour )cai. i v i, i Ufc ,UI:1C3UU u UUH- puuusnea with n fiVP
On the result hang the grave questions proceedings of this conference be publish year,. Sales immense. Eyery bed, waa
, i b' wfsnAptv tho in all the Republican papers m the Dis- to know the life history of these mtn
of the pea n ' trict, Adopted. 1 1 Send for Circular to ZEIGLER, McCCR.
prosperity of IftiJan. On motion, adjourned. ?Y . gO., PhiPa., Pa., Cin. O., or Sl
development of the resources ot the conn J GREE2I Preg.t. Louis, Mo. lug. 27.6m
trv thf interritv ot the Union, and tne 0 , ' .
tl'ZVTnfh Samuel M'Camant, Sec'j. TJOTICE TO TEACHERS lZ
twenty-five hundred millions ot debt, in- the Southern Democracy occasionally va- will be beid in the union School building
volved the country in civil war, and threat- ry their occupation of shooting "Radical Ebensburg, Sepi. 7th, commencing at 9 op
ened the destruction of the Union and the niggers," by trying to coax them to be- cl g, ;LmsISOLKXOs SecEVAKS' l
overthrow of Liberty, solicits your suffrages come "colored Democrats," we submit the A' " ' '
present a man whose eminent business
qualifications, industry, practical sagacity
and sound patriotism, ana nis personal
knowlcd-e of and sympathy with the wants
n. Fl r x i
of the laborer, from his personal inter-
course with the hundreds of them employ-
"u "J mm as ;i uiauuiaciurur, uuimnciiu. i
him as a most"suitable representative of our I
Samuel M'Camant. Esc. moved that the
A White Man's Government.''
For an example of the mode in which
annexed catechism, which has been pre-
pared for the use of the Virginia freed-
men by the Richmond Whia, one of the
leading Democratic rebel journals of the
South. It covers the whole ground, with
more than uual fidelity to the truth, and
1 r: 1: i i. T" , ...
uiuiit'3 very lair reauiujj iui iuc vcuiuums
hereabouts, who believe in a "white man s
ypmment." The Whio a?ks :
. . .
AYho save the nrcrroes the risht ol
SULliaiiG 111 11CIT i lllb jvuiuviauv
Who presided over the Convention
which gave this privilege
Martin Van Burcn, a Dem
Who afterwards elected Martin Van
Uuren President of the United States ?
The Democratic party
Who married a negro woman and by
ner nad n,ulatto children ? Richard M.
Johnson, a good Democrat.
Who elected Richard M. Johnson Vice
President of the Uuited States ? The
jf president Van Buren had died, and
T?; M .Tnlmcnn brl Koo.-.rr.f. Pri.
I j l v I ' u i Y-
uii., wuu um tuiu.: i
, jjjg line nouse t xuia
Who made the nejjro a citizen of the
State of Maine 1' Tho Democratic party,
Who enacted a similar law in Massa
chusetts ? The Democratic party.
Who gave the negro a right to vote in
New Hampshire? The Democratic par-
i - . . .
Who permitted everv colored terson
owning 3250 in New York to become a
voter ? A General Assembly purely
Who repealed the laws of Ohio which
required the negroes to give bonds and
security before settling in that ista'e .
The Democratic partv.
Who made mulattoes Jegal voters in
Ohio ? A Democratic Supreras Court, of
which Reuben Wood was Chief Justice
What became of Reuben Wood ? The
Democratic party elected him Governor
Who helped to give free negroes the
right to vote in Tennessee under the
Was General Jackson a good Democrat?
He generally passed as such.
To the committee appointed by the Re
publican National Convention to formally
tender General Grant the nomination of
President, the General said:
"Mit. President, and Gentlemen of
the National Union Convention :
I will endeavor in a very short time to
write you a letter accepting the trust you
have imposed upon me.. Expressing my
gratitude for the confidence you have
placed in me, I will nowsay but little orrallj,
and that is to thank you for the unanimity
you have selected me as a candidate for
the Presidential office. I can say, in ad
dition, I looked on during the progress of
the proceedings at Chicago with a great
deal of interest, and am gratified with the
harmony and unanimity which seem to
have governed tbe deliberations of the
Convention. If chosen to fill the high
office for which you have selected me, I
will give to its duties the same energy,
the same spirit, and the same will, that I
have given t the performance of all
duties which have devolved upon me
heretofore. Whether I shall be able to
perform these duties to your entire satis
faction, time will determine. You have
truly said, in the course of your addresc,
that I shall have no policy of roy own to
interfere against the will of the people."
To a committee of the Soldiers' and
Sailors' Convention who presented him
with a copy of the resolutions adopted by
that bo-fy, he said :
'Gentlemen of the Soldiers' and
Sailors' Convention : I will say,
while it was never a desire of mine to be
a candidate for political office, it affords
me great gratification to feel that I have
the support of those who were with me in
the war. If I did not feel that I had the
confidence of those, I would feci less de
sirous of accepting the position. The ac
ceptance of the office is not a matter of
choice but of duty. Hoping, having ac
cepted the nomination, I will receive your
aid till next November, I must thank you,
gentlemen, for the honor you have con
ferred upon me."
In response to a serenade tendered him
by his friends in Washington, shortly af
ter the nomination, he said :
'Gentlemen : Being entirely unac
customed to public speakiDg, and without
the desire to cultivate that power (laugh
ter), it is impossible for me to find appro
priate language to thank you for thia dem
onstration. All that I can say is, that to
whatever position I may be called by your
will, I shall endeavor to discharge its du
ties with fidelity and honesty of purpose.
Of my rectitude in the performance of
public duties you will have to judge for
yourselves by my record before you."
Bgi, Twenty-one car loads of Mormons
left Omaha for Salt Lake on Saturday.
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XjL Of Our Day: The men who eovtrl
..a, nave iooght ta
att1? cbarmf,d ns w5t "'eloquence,
founded our colleges, control our railm,i
manufactorie8. and OUr fiBncc3-, ,,TU
tive volume, full of vivid interest i;f ,
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inusirouons nu cunricterisieric an
filled pages 42 fine steel portrait
and the lives of over 50 men.
out. .uc 1 1 ii 1 17. a u v liicruirrsb ZH well AC , 1
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There will be four teaehers wanted
take charge of the Ebensburg Public Schools
tne rst.of October next. The examh
lor a term oi live monins, commencing abo
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Having located in Ebensburg, I would rerr
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Photographs painted in Oil, India 7iIr, or
Your attention is called to n-v .
FRAMES foe LARGE PICTURES,
which I will sell as cheap as the cheapest.
I ask comparison, and defy competion.
Thankful for past favors, 1 solicit a con
tinuance of the same.
EST" Gallery on Julian street, three doora
north of the Town Hall.
aug!3 T. T. S PENCE, rhotograper.
otice is herebv given thit I am the
sole owner of the ItlGHT to manufacture and
sell "BEN'TLEY'S NO.V-EXrLOSIVE -METROPOLITAN
OIL" in Cambria county, tor
which I have an assignment of Letters Pat
ent, nnd that any person or persons manu
facturing or selling it, or any imitation of it,
ty ichatwr nam o nOJr, without
first ootaining authority from me, will be pro
ceeded against by due course of law, an Jsub
jected to sucb penalties and fine? as are im
posed by law.
The following natnei eraon3 have pur
chased rights from me, and are K.orized to
manufacture and sell the Metropolitan Oi-.
Christian Reich, for Summitville boros.:-
and Washington township,- John Ruck, tor
Carrolltown borough and Carroll, Chest and
Susquehanna townships. Any other parties
making or selling the Oil, or any imitation
thereof, without producing written authority
from me, are infringing upon my right, and
they and those purchasing from them will be
dealt with according to law.
Aug. 13, '63-tf- "M. L. OATMAN.
-7-ALUALE FARM FOR SALE -
V The subscriber offers at Private Sale
his FARM, situate in Chest township, Cum
bria county, four miles from Carrolltown. and
six miles from Chest Springs. The Farm
consists of Sixty-Five Acres, of which 2d
acres are cleared and in a good state of cul
tivation. The balance of the land is well
timbered with marketable lumber. There are
a comfortable Frame House and a Barn on
the premises, besides a young and thrifty
Orchard of choice fruit trees. There are
also a never-failing spring of pure water f.nJ
other conveniences on the land. The prop
erty will be sold on fair terms and an indis
putable title will be given. For further pa
iculars apply to N. D. EAfcTJIAN.
Cheet Tp , Aug. 13-tf.
The undersigned having been npj
pointed auditor by Orphans' Court of Cam
bria county to report distribution of the
money in the hands of Mattbia3 Denny, ex
ecutor of Peter Denny, deceased, upon hi?
first and final account, hereby gives notice
that he will attend to the duties of said Ap
pointment at his office in the borourh of
Ebensburg, on WEDNESDAY, the 2d day of
SEPTEMBER next, at 2 o'clock, p. m., when
and where all persons having claims against
the estate of said deceased will present them
for allowance or be debarred from coming ia.
for any share of said fund.
SAMUEL SINGLETON, Auditor.
Aug. 13, 186S-3t.
ELECT HIGH SCHOOL.
REV. B. 31. KERR. A. X,
Proposes opening a School for Young La
dies, in the Academy Euilding, Ebensburg,
on TUESDAY, SEPT. 1, 1S6S.
TERMS, ONE-HALF IN ADVANCE,
rer Session of Five Months Twenty MTeeks)
Third r -
No deduction for absence except iu rr0
The Trustees of the Academy Lave kindly
consented to act as a Board of Trustees lor
thia School. angjfOg"
The following persons have filed peti
tions for Tavern and Rating House Licenses
in tbe Clerk's Office of the Court of Qufr,'r
Sessions of Cambria County, which will be
presented to the Judges of said Court on tne
first Monday of September, next :
Samuel Kenedy. Johnstown bor. 4th Aard,
Tavern ; Josenh Shoop, Millville bor. Tavern;
John Bolzner Conemaugh bor. Eating House,
George. Houser, Johnstown bor. 3d AarJ,
Eating House ; A. Krause, Johnstown bor.
3d Ward, Eating House.
GEO. C. K. ZAHM, Clerk.
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Ebensburg, Aug. 20, 1868.