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CFFICIAL ORGAN CF V1HT0R COUNTY
Mc ARTHUR! OHIO : I
TIui?hj, i Jan" 20 1967
To Business Men.
Businesfimcn and others who
vibh 'to advertise, will consult
their own interests by 1 uclver-
OS US cii Luitiiiw - ---
, : than that- of any, other., paper
printed in" Tintpn .County, and
r has an extensive circulation in
ndjoifting counties, 1 ; among an
' ' active enterprising and intelli-
gt'.it population. '"."' ',
11 .JL J"!1
Democratic State Ticket.
"'.li.tot Govern??,: -. :,. -ft;;- ... '
; ALLEN G. TIIOBMAN, of Franklin.
Fcr Lieutenant Go'erner,""
DANIEL S; TJHL, of Holmes. j
) ' For Treasurer' ' :- , '
'"' Pr. C.'VCLTON; of Crawford. V
" ., : l . 1 ; . , , ,11 -..1 , 1. .'
' For Auditor, '.,', - ;
JOHN HcELWJEE, of Butler. '' (
-f i For A llornev General, j .
;: TIUNK H. faURD, of Knox.-. v; i j
' ' ' For Judge of.Supr'eme Court '-' '' ,
'"jwtji THOMAS SI.' KEY; of Hamilton! :
For Cantrollei of "Treasury,
n.ti' WILLIAM .BHEKIDAN, of.WiUiann.
' " " For Poari of Publia Works,, ' .'
-xir' AhTHtB BCGHKS, of Cuyahoga.
' '-!: " For fclpweeniiUva,
(' v;,;'"'- 'u,i'ANDREw; J'."8WAIN.l
I, .', 'A for "Prosec'uling ' Attorney,'
-s8. C. BTElNBROpK,
- a Woolkm FAtToat. A pereon who owns
a largtf and valuable tract of, land, througn
which the Marietta and Cincinnati nauroaa
west of and adioinlnir the Zaleski
Estate, in 'fnlou county, authprlaea ua.to
iftts that a site for a Woolen Factory will
, ha given fre,e to, any party' 'who will build
Jupoa it. j It'i; an excellent place for a Wool
en Factory j about one mile from the Zaleski
rirfnot of the U. & C. ft. R.; and water, cm,
wood, and werr thing tlae neoessarv ; or
building, wi runningi an eBtablishment of
' this kind being near at tana., wa . ta'"
there la not a mora convenient location in
im. ,j,unt fur a Woolen Factory. For fur-
' ther particulara call on or addresa the Edi
tor of thia paper. . ; . ;. Jtt. . ,
Thb t'ouMty TicKi. The Demqo
ra'ey of Vinton County, on Monday last
placed their candidates in nomination,
(as will be seen by referring to ttepro
ceedinM of tha Convention! in this pa-
. per,) for the various county offices to be
fifled at the Odtobor election. 1 be tictet
is unobjectionable id every rospeot, and
although there ara anion's those defeated,
aome qf, tbe'verj ' best men in Vinton
eonntv. it is "senerally admitted that the
'Dominations are excellent, and deserve
and should have the earnest support--of
"every voter in Vinton county. ' --,
. Andrew Jl Swaiji is the nominee for
. Bepreseutative He waa the member of j
the last House of Representatives, D(J
was noted for his attention to business,
and for always being "the right tnso in
the right place.". His record during the
session was una of which aoy honest and
Constitution-loving voter might . feel
proud.- lis makes a most excellent Rep-
reaentatlve. " '
David B. Shivel, the candida'e! fow
Prosecuting Attorney,' is well qualified
ior the office, and all who consult the in
. tereats of tha County and State, regard
Jless ef party preferences, will givt him
their heairtj support' '. '.'
For Surveyor,' 8. 0. SxiiiiBaooR, is
the nominee being nominated byaccla
' roalion ". He is the present Surveyor,
haviu bem. appointed by the Oounty
;(.-ommisrioners to fill tha vaoancy, of
which we spoke last week, . Mr. stein
, hfdok " is a gentleman of fine business
auatifioations. strict integrity, and admi
rably fitted ' for the important office for
.'which ba has been selected. 'He , filled
' the impoitaat poaition a number of years
ago to the entire satisfaction of every-
;,i ..With Mr. A. Sdute, the nominee for
- Commusiooer, we are pot persoaallr ao-
; qnaiatod ; but we are informed that,, he
' ia one of the most intelliffent and uaricht
!. farmers, in Vinton county, a resident of
: '.WilkenviJla , lowaebip a man who is a
goad fioanoier, and who , will attend to
be interests of the-people with fidelity
and eeonoinyV; ,We can safely say he is
just tha man for the place.
Aa we have esid.above, thia ' tioket ia
an excellent one, add gives genera! satis
faction to tbe people. A II are nompeteot
: J I..
IDll oblig'iDg K,Bn, end attentive to
tha interests of the tax-payers of Vinton
'county.' Let them lavs a generous tup-
The Sibb Comant. The members
of the proposed Jire Company met, pun
luant to previous nQiisa, at tha School
House, on S.turdty evening last, for the
purpose of organizing. The meeting
was called to order by 'oalliog tVo. B.
Davis to tho Chair, and appointing
J. G Swetland,Jr., Secretary. A few
impropriate remarks were made by John
Mayo, George W. Pearce, and others. A
letter from Chillicothe,; relative to the
purchieo of a Hand Engine, fixtures,
&o, was'read' by J. M. " McGillivary.
A Committee, consisting of John Mayo,
Alex". Ward and G; W. Pearoe, were sp
linted to confer with the Town Council
ag to tha manner, of orgrnization ; and
aa to what the Council propose to do to
aid 'the organization to iha purchase of
necessary machinery, &o. A yommmee,
(innsistinff of W. J. Raonals, J. M.
McGillivary,' J, G. Swetland, Jr., :and
Geo. W. Pearoe, wae also bppointod to
report Constitution and IJyLaw's. The
tWadiouriied to meet at the
Coart. House,1 on Wednesday evening,
19th inst. Let the good work go brsveiy
Great Reduction in
. .,1 JT
; - Dan. Will and Beo's, : !
Have Juat' received.'at their old. aland, a
larga 8to?k of Goods in . their .line, bought
for qash, at
and they ara SELLING' LOWER thau at
any time since I860.-, :' j , ;, !:. , 1
Persons wishing to purohase, can SAVE
10 PER CENTi by calling on them. .
, Call : and examine fiefora purchasing.
They charge nothing for showing goods, and
THEf ff ILL CERTAINLY' SATE TOUR
U0NB7 t-V'i"iy-'vV- ""':'';V-
'ELOcrTiONABt. Prof. T. N. Hick
man, tbe one-armed soldier, gave one of
his Elocutionary Entertainments on Fri
day eveniDe last. 'For a young man, the
Professor promiaes jvell, and most as
suredly will, ere, long, - beoome one of
the best delineators ' rf the age. The
aubjecta of lis lectures" were all very fine
and puitcd the oooasion; among which
was "An Old Oak," eithet likened unto
the Publisher of the. Literary. tiom,or
the Publisher of.tho. Literary; Gem was
likened onto the Oakwe don't know
which.'1 May auccoss attend him.'. "' ''' j
Democratic County Convention.
; :'v;7 Tention. fj
. Thk Damocratio Count?;. Convention!
pursuant to a call of the Executive Com
rjiittoe, met at the Court House, on last
Mnndav. nd oranizcd bv ealliocr S. G.
Case to the Chair, and appointing John
Mato Secretary, ; , ; ...
Tba Townships were called and some
of them responded, by their delegates,
and soma didnot. .Wilkesville, Clinton,
. -rr . f -. ...
and ivnox were not enongo interesteu
to pay any attention to the. Convention.
To aupply the defioienoy thus occasioned
tbe following resolution a ware proposed
ana iaopwa; i , 1 , ,
Wiwuvkm Snnii ftf tlift Tnwnnhinil am
(nil In thia OnnTSntlon by dele
gates regularly chosen at the primary meet-,
iags In euoh Townships ; j
Pfinhititj That mmiIi deleiaUa ba chosen.'
and filled up by persons present from such
iownsnips,. ; ana uni m7 vu umoj u
thoriied to east the full vote of such Town-'
ahio In the Convsntion . ' ' .' ' " !
''-A resolution was offered and adopted,
calling on tha Candidates before the Con
vention to pledge their support to the tiok-
. . 3 a xt 1 i t a.:
. m 4
candidates tor uepresentative in nnei
apeeohea pledged tnemseives to support
th nominee, whoever they mieht be. . !.
S. C. Steinbrook, A.W; James, and
KJ. X. Uunniug wers apuiuiau .loiioio ,
... rt . ! -......J.4 1. It.U
ttnrt inn liiinTeniiuu uiuusdudu iu ubiiu
for a candidate for Representative. Tbe
vote was aa follows :
A. J Swaim. ....... , 29
A Mnvn ........... i .......... . Zl
A, J. SWaim was ouiy aociarea me
nominee of the Convention.- ' 1 ' ' i
Tha next thins in order was balloting
for Prosecutiag Attorney. The names
V m ,.r Tit ,
announced were v. u. ontvei, a. a..
Bratton and A. Mayo. Beforeithe baU
loting commenced the following Reeolut
tion waa ouereato tne uoavemioo;.
. d..;..j ., Tlit .' we harebv endorse the
eouraa pursued . by E. A. Bratton ., of the
... n I . w. J .n.ilinllw a . n tn m ar A
the Record to the support of tha Democracy
of Vinton, as the Democratic organ of Vin
ton county. , .
Major Bratton spoke upon the Resolu
tion and called attention to the faot that
two dsmocratio papers were published in
r ho nanvan'100
tbeCoanty,nr?ea nUu;: ;-
-KJnh nsnor was iuo
iiul to tha support of
tb nartv and en
Speeobes were waae m
.1.. Uiiin ntlDU UU m
A mA inn waa u'av .
too then withdrew his name as jin ji
daa before the Convention, and bnwei
balloting proceeded and resttiteo
D. B. Sbivel..
5h Sh'ivel was duly declared the nom
inee of tha Convention. . .... .
o i" c(:nw,k was next nominated
Ibraa'samei were announced for
Commissioner, as follows : . -?"ppa
Walla, Lewis A. Atwood,; and A. Soul?.
fri. nnt .ana o fallow B '. ' ' I 1 '
iuo " i ion
r A Atwnad
jjohid .-. , .) , ,
Mr, Soule was duly deolired the c
tk Alacateii to tha Senatorial Cod
i,-ntinB olflntfld. were S. C. Case,
Sioinhrnnk. E. A. BrattOD. and Oj
.u. , . .
Tbe Executive Committaa ehoseti con
.'s.f. f s (! Case. ShiveL and
J G. Swetland. Jr., and was empowered
to appoint an Aorw;
eaoh Township. : - ; s t-'r-Ji'ir
There being no further. oominatiunp
to be. made, . the.,foowiPg Resolutio
warm nffernA . r I . i
1 .:.ai flnwimiflaji
. . Th.i :wAh Democraoy of Vih'
10a County., i Coventibn asaembled, , to
fully approve an indorse the Platform
the Demooratlo State Convention of Ohio,
Jannirv A. IRft .' ' ' i ! . ' S !
1A That wB reirard the present Co
gress" as disloyal to the Constitution, nnj
hostile to civil liberty and tha Union ojf Jba
States. ., . , - '.
Zd. Tht we'disapprove the Government
of any States by militarj power, , and m
danounoa auch,overnmenta .as unconstitu
tional. ' ' " I
. ilh. That political power cannot be eilr
Cised in harmbny by two distinot races; tkat
we are opposed to the extension of the
right of sufftage to the Xegto; that we 4e
nounoe and oppose the Propossd Ameml.
ment to the Constitutlou'of the State, and lo
most heartily approve of the following viewe
of Stephen A. Douglas, namely: J'L hold
that this Government waB made on tha
wAite.haais.bv white meB.'for (he beneBt of
white men, and their posterity -prew aad
should be administered' by vhitemtH, aid
none otktri j I do not believe .the Almighty
made tha Negro capable of self:govennent,"
ITho. Resolutions were adopted, lad
S. C. CASE, Ch'n
JOHN MAYO, Sec'y
The National Bank System.
; The Montgomery (Alabama) Mali, in
notioing the late National fraud at Sel
ma, in that State thus showa how'pe"0'
liarly liable to Trends this whole : evstem
is.: There was never a greater f auditions
opportunity for rascality,! even by the old
"Wild Cat" system. L' It says :". . '.: ;-.f
1 "Here is a National Bank, whioh cbm
monced operations on a-flctitioaa capital.
?100,000 worth of bonds are borrowed
by A from B, and deposited by. A, with
the Treasury Department aa eoouritj for
tha bank.. Thereapon tho Treasury is
eues to A, $90,000 of currency, wbioh A
pays baok to B for his bond. It is thus
that a National Bank is started npan
oapital'of $10,000 or 12,000, not enough
to give credit to a respectable third class
shaving abop. What follow? The bank
bocoes a National, loyal ooopernj' The
officers1 are' cheek by jowl with United
Statjs " pmpials. ;'They step aboat wilh
thegrandure of the American eagle.
Vasisumsare deposited, tbe Government
allows tbe bank to use the deposits with
out charge. Besides f his kindness , to
ward! lpyaj Bubjeot, the, Government is
good enough in addition'to pay the bnk
interest noon the 8100.000 worth of
bonds, which the banker ; A borrowed
from his friend B, and for 'which Bf has
already been paid by tbe Government.
It has already - been seen that tbe bank
costs A onjy 510,000, for which 1nst-
meot tbe Government pays bim -7oUU
per annum as interest on bis borrowea
capital, and gives a free grabb intohun
dreds of thousands of deposited fulds.
Could the Government o&jjr greawr ;in
duoiment for , awindliag? : Yet H are
asked to esdorae the party and Ufipgress
wmch : establiBhea .. auoo, , demoralizing
agencies throughout the land. . i - -.
We have tnese snaving mills in v ran
operation all over the country.' Cities
the firet and seoond class, and even, vil-
liasres. are ornamented with these shodiji
lnstuuiions. xueuo swiauuiig suupsar
busily engaged helping us aroundth
circle. ' They are mere engines of tob
bery and plunder, and added largely
the burdens of tba people, wnen win
the laboring man learn 10 oppose, at the
polls, all these schemes that plunder and
enslave nim r xarms ana paper ' prom
isea are of, this character mere schemes
for robbing labor) . : n r -; .::(
Let our neighbors drop their 'colored
girl' and talk about these questions.'
- - , , . . . .. .,,
For Strictly Pure White
Lead at Cincinnati Prices,
Go to Sisson's Drug Store.
.'Thimobh WobkinV-. k has-been
pretty generally reported that the aoldiert
had no friends amongst "Uopperheada ;
that no one would protect them but "R
publicana that if the "truly loyal'; dB
not aome to .the aid of t soldier in d'J-
ouUy he would not be aided. Night
fore last a red hot Republican Btruok
one-armed soldier in the faoe- with
fiat, and waa knocked down for it by "one
of tbe worst topperneads in tbe bast
THE FIRST BOOK
WRITTEN BY SOME OF EM.
I For the "Lord" hath determined
in the wisdom of His oounsel, to make
himselE ootorioos in the mighty acta that
He may do in the city.
2 For he eear in bit tanc turn, that all
Be had to do vtith should respeot and
obey all hia'oommanda and orders, and
him that would not, should bo dealt with
according to the reasonings of his power.
3 And all that hath : done despite to
the will of the "Lord" or taken his name
in vain, either in aot or deed, them hath
the "Lord" Bet a mark upon, and His eye
is ever npon them. . m ; ' 7 .
; 4 And in orfcer to carry out the will
of tha I'Lord'f and Ilia designs He hath
oalled. unto' himself many . diaoiplee or
followers, even, aome of tbe "Uookeyes
who love the .-almighty dollar" better
than thev do honor and uprightness;.
5 And many of the transgressions of
the will of the ''Lord" hath already been
brought to naught in , the sight of the
"Lord" and rendered powerless, in his
employ. , ., .. . ' , . 1
6 And him whose' surname is May,
of whom we have before written, bath
fallen a 'viotim in the hands of 1 tha
"Lord;" and bsith been promised a dis
oharge from tbe employ of thtj miohioe
shops, of whom- wo will mora particular
lyf describe hereafter. :
; 7 y -And it came to pass, ,tiat the
"Lord,." of the oity, grew in power and
strength nod great fear came over all tbe
inhabitant of the oity on aooouot there
of: ..j,'':-' 1
8 For inasmuoh as ,the "Lord" of
the oity had tried to exercise His power
somewhat in tbe discharge ot tne man
who had oharge of the machine shops,
and whose surname Is May., him hath
the "Lord" determined to disoharge be
oauso he bath taken part in the matters
of the 8ohool ot the oity. '' '
9 And bs this man May is of kiod
disposition, andV.of good report, and
hath gained manywieods, and true menus
are they, and men of wkom tha ' Lord
would smite witn a curse, couid lie out
know the names of these men. .
10 And at the same time the "'Lord"
hath been making unto himself friends,
for the filthy gain, of this world, men
who take money in preference to honor,
them hath the "Lord" chosen unto him'.
self. "',::; . ; : . -
'11 - And inasmuoh, as many of the
friends of May hath taken tbe pleasure
of speaking against tbe "Lord'' and
against his' Chief- Pig Driver, and the
many persons- wnom tne "Lord natb
chosen as bis Angola, that tbey have all
gone mad, and many of tbom peradven-
lure will oecome insane, aa aome or iua
Amo class of men of that city hath done
12 Asd many of the Hirelings of
the ''Lord" hath become' sorely vexed.
and hath even grew mad, and have made
many eflbrts to ferret out the Historical
man. of tie city, and have ; made them-
eelvoa evlr to be remembered by comma-
uiodtioe into the ,'LordV' JNews-paper,
and even panning two individuals as be
in the aathora of the "Chronicles" of
the cityjind hath spoken not in good
and. kind words of the anther, but to the
reverse. 1 and in low and vile slanders
against the persons, for in that 'they are
innocent1. . - V- , . '
13 . And it remaineth a secret even
unto this day as to whom it ia that furn
ishes the history of tho city. 1 .
14 Bat it need not so remain a secret,
for all the inhabitants of the city know,
eth of all thai hath been written and no
man dareth to deny the truth as written
in the History of the oity, for the person
who furnishes the , History, remaineth
hard by tha! "Lord" and oleaveth near
n.tn him anil hath a natfant rnnvlnrimi
of the "Lord," and of all of hie ways
and nis tnougnts aiar on, ana anaen
staedeth tha "Lord", though he Bpeaketh
not, . , ' - ' - -V'-.'' ' ' ;
15 Ana1 itsecmetb , good nanto. the
historian, inasmuch- aa , many of the
Hirelings of tbe "VUord; natn oommuni
oated many articles of matter to .the
"Lord'a" News-paper,' in the oity, and
from all the parte of tne land and region
round about the city, and even from Cincinnati
there cometh op the voice of one
bf the departed for the spaoe of abaat
three years, in defense of the "Lord" of
the city, and wuo aeemetn to oe aston
ished, and even stricken with woader,
that tha "Lord" should be so persecuted,
and ill spoken of. & : r. i
16 That he write a few mora facts in
the' history of the city and of , some of
of tbe aots of the "Lord" in conducting
hia miehtT Prmtini? F reus. , , , .
17 And it came to pass that after
many days of the ever memorable News
paper, had passed and tha wages of the
workmen in the offioe, bad not yet been
paid, that the "Lord" promised unto one
of the workmen, that ha would pay him
far hia labor if he would continue to
Wk for the Lord,",,,, ,,
18 ' And the "Lord" after that ha had
procured the rervioes of tba workman,
refused to pay tho wagee of tha work-
.. ' !-t- J.
man and tne same remaioeia uue even
onto trm day, in. iubbuuioi aoomeiguij
five dollars. - . !
19 ' And U came to pass, - that after
Bany ay naa paseea, mai mo iooir,i
.'i. r v. .V. Mf .j
a i . . V I.
iasketb tha "Lord" for his
[To BE CONTINUED,]
The Union as it Was and
the Union as it Is.
. Thi MorningJournal his an edito
rial eomDariiis- ih Union as it was to tne
jo-oallad Union aa.it is, wbioh , the writer
eommenoei in tie Sopbomerio style,
'Then and Now, Tbe Union of to
day hears no more, resemblance to the
Union of ten veara aso than the aoariog
butterfly doea to the orawling caterpillar.
Refined in the white heat of civil war,
we are as nnlike our former self s the
bright gold ia to tha dull lamp of ore
slnmberins- in the mine. We have been
purged of many crudities, have oast off
many superfluities, attouea ior ujioj
misdeeds, and are almost ready for the
Oreat Iiefiher'a btamn.' The nation is
done with shams The era of bumbngs
ia about at an end.' The rule of injus
tice is a'moat'andod. We atand on the
threshold of a new enoobi ' :' . '
W. .yrAa that Mth Union of tO'day
bears do eomparison to tha Union of ten
years ago' and, as a lover of our coun
try, wo are eorry that truth compels the
admiaaiob.- Ten veara azo. the ' Union
was truly a uniop tha.. term.-MInio!
Stalca" a true one. and the people there
in prosperona and happy, and, with the
exception of a few fanatics , in the North
and about an equal number In the South,
nnt a hrnath of disoord WB8 beard.- No
tixai far national Durnotea were then
levied or collected the laboring man
oonld then light hie untaxed pipe, filled
with untaxed tobacoo. with an untaxed
match, and smoke it between the sips of
v.- . jv . v:. ... J .miM
nia nuiixau igor ui juui i vwk.
eip her untaxed - tea or ooffue, and pur
chase her calico dresa for ten eenta pet
yard. The eurreney of tbe country was
then gold and ailver, or bank notea worth
their faoe in money.
Now tha people are taxed on every
thing tbey consume, eat, drink or wear.
Tbe hated Stamp Aot passed by England
In 1775, and attempted to be enforced in
the Colonies, ia revived and entorced in
this land of the free and is plso;d on the
taxed ' medicine the siok man takes, and
bo tha permit which, authorizes his body
;'to be committed to bis mother earth.
England, with her great resources, pays
a much less amount in interest on her
publio debt than do our people, with
commeroe crippled, and industry failing
to meot its proper reward in conspqienoe
ef a depreciated currenoy. .
Tne U0100 ot ten years ago, was
Union in wbioh all men ot all, sections
had all the rights which the Constitution
Guaranteed, Eaoh State exercised all the
nA,ra nrflno. ff ha innlnrr . tA .Sfafatt
which they had not ceded to the Federal
Governmont, and tbeir Senators " and
Representatives in Congress were always
present to protect the ' interest and tha
honor of their States and their constituent".
..' i , 7, ' ,;, ... ;
The "Uoion of to-day',' is not tho
Union of our fathers. That Union, ao-
coraing to , toe ivaa.cai programme, nas
ho An -. ritaaniDDii rlmn ISr.trae.a a ma -Afi
part of tha "Old Thirteen" are
out Of the Union. 'The party now in
power has done that whioh hundreds of
thousands of lives were lost and .thou
sands of millions of money wss spent, to
prevent. It nas dissolved the Union,
and in its place has erected a , despotism
which treats ten States aa conquered
provinoes, and proposes to hold thorn, not
by the bonds of affection, but by the fear
of the bayonet.' ' " ' s
Agreeing with the Journal that the
Union' of to day beara 'but' little re
semblance to that of the Union ten years
ago, it will be the duty, as we feel that
is the destiny of the Demooratio party, to
bring it baok to the better days of the
Republio. This can only be done by
driving tha Vandals from the Capitol.
and restoiiog the Constitution and with
it the righta of the States and the people.
Ohio Statesman. , . , , . '
' A western paper records this. In
I864, a notorious fellow named Stanton
while Provost Marshal of Wabash coun
ty, 111-, shot two young men whom , he
conceived had offended him.! Ha wr.s
arrested and imprisoned, but subsequently
released on a writ of haleat corpus, eivt
ioW bail in $20,000, prominent Mongrels
signing me oonas. otanton aeoamped,
the bonds were prosecuted, but the oase
never Drought to an issue, and finally the
Mobgrel Legislature passed a law releas
ing the bond holders and requiring the
Stat Attorney to dismiss tbe ease.
Thus Mongrelism in Illinois fosters and
protects the crime of murder by special
For Mishler's Herb Bitters
Go to Sisson's Drug Store.
, -uotHOO. it appears mat negroes,
usintr language of a more , recent date,
Manhoods, have their matrimonial trials
and tribulations, ' quarrels and curtain
lectures, as well as wbite trash; : A per
son who waa in a I'posisb" for it, recently
beard a lady . on whom , the sun was al
ways set. civing it to her shaded mate.
inosJy: "Uest yon go aar again lemme
see you dar onoa more, ana ru tare eve
ry look 0' wool oat ay dat Sal Johnson's
hud : I ain't : gwine to stood it I No
nasty trollop's gwine to get off wid
wlolo bide who sashsbaya. in any auoh
way with my' husband (and here the
"bis." into tears.. : We'll bet two oanti
against a chew, of tobaooo, and give, the
tobicoo baok if we win, that thar'a one
"nigger dat don t. bodder Sal Johnson
any more," without oatohing what Paddy
dye tbe drum.' i idii n . ft ,
For Ayer's Medicines,
Call at taata.'a Pmg 8torei? . . : : i
Who is a Good Democrat.
w . r,.n hear men boaBtingiy
n hear men
nroolaim that they are "good Democrats,
SjSS?. PemoU" "Consulunon
Democrats," &o. ve nave no
to this; lor we think thai ; every nan
ouhtto be a Democrat and feel proud of
K h privilege that he has of being
one. Pemocrllio principles are the only
principles that eaa uphold and sustain
free Republican form of 'erDni. "T
the only. principles that mllen
people to govern themselves. Jknoo
bur devotion to them, and our adm.ra
t .nh mn aa nav be devoted 10
them; but all men who boast of being
. v ... nnt annh. accordinc
flooa uemocri," -
to our understanuing vi iu
A good Demosrat is one who adheres
firmly and unwaveringly to the funda
cental prinoiples of tbe party,,as taught
by Jefferson, Jackson, and other ssgea of
this oountry; one who is not oarrioi
iWay from hia party by every pew form
of doctrine that may be put forth by
demagogues ; one who steads firm )n the
faith in timeaof adversity, when danger
threaten and storms shake the country to
ita centre. We would not give a fig lor
a Democrat who is only devoted to the
principles while the parly is prosperous
and in power, nor a rush for one who
can only afford to work for the party
when thore is a prospect of obtaining an
offioe as a reward for his labor, A good
Demoorat works for the benefit of the
whole parly for the country, and not
for telf alone. He is not only true to
hia principles, but bold and, fearless in
proelaiming them.' He does not fear or
falter when politioal antagonists threaten,
nor when persecution coues upon him ;
but like a true soldier be nobly presses
forward in a good cause, resolvad to pre
serve the rights and liberties of the peo
ple, or perish in the attempt. ' ...
A good Demcorat is no hunter after
place or power. He is no ohoeseeker,
andeonBents only to servo, after having,
been made sensible ol tbe tact that bis
fellowoitizens desire him to beoome a
candidate.' He "neither seeks nor de
olines" office, but quietly waits until such
time as he may be honored by a call
from tha people tj serve tbem. lie
works, during every campaign, ; whether
he may be a candidal 01 .not, and be
encouragea every otber democrat 10 worn
also. ' . ,
He never fails to take hit own County
papo nor to pay for. .' ; and if ablo to
take more tnao one paper, no men
onbfrom, aboad; but will always tako
his home papor first. He who is able to
pay for a county paper, and does not toko
One. la worse tiun an innoei. jj
not dflserve to crosDer. nor will 110 ue
very apt to gain office, popularity, friends,,
property, or -anything yolso. that msy
ble8lP2 to mm not even vu
For Fine Perfumery,
Go to Sisson's Drug Store.
Ait, tho earlicky, erammarles'i dirty
rpill-pnffingj'pukj provoking press1 of the
loyal Union party, u Derating liornco
fl- . i. . . jcffar80D Diivic Tho
editors remind us ot so many orop-
earoed terrors, pawing and barking at n
biggroy rat wbioh is quite out of tbeir
reach We should not care, if the rat
wore killed, but would hate to gratify
- . -v. .- : i
. How young, mon can oocbent to loaf
about corners of the stredt as tbey do,
when a good dose of arsenic can be
bought for a dime, is really surprising.
It is aomething wa can not understand.
I For Pure Drugs and Medicnes,
go to Sisson's Drug Store.
Corn in tub Roastino Ear. While
oorn is just out of the ground in this vi
cinity, we find the following item ot news
in the Macon (Qa.) Telrgraph of June
2."' It aays: ,.; ..-.w
"The first roasting ear of the : season
a. v J a
waa presented to us ' yesterday Dy our
friend. Robert J. Hill, who. farmes ia
Sumter County, seven miles south-west
of Amerious. The seed - was planted
about the 25th of January last, in a small
patob, as an experiment.! Ilia!. plan of
cultivation was . with a -large twohorso
plow to run hie raws Ironi east "to west,
throwing np a large ridge, then '' pulver
izing the bed, throwing the csrth out af
terward with a small scooter opening a
a furrow as near tbe bed on the ; south
aide aa he could, then dropping in the
corn with stable manure and covering
with a hoe. Visiting the patch early
every morning, be discovered that tbe
rays of the sun struck the bed direct,
and as the bed broke off tha cold .wind
north and west, the frost was hardly per
oeptible on the south side, thongh very
much so on the other, He thereupon
bodded all hia oorn land as for . ootton
planting, on tha south aide near tbe wa
ter furrow, covering with 000 furrow.
We are glad to learn from him . that ha
has never had a better stand of corn and
cotton,' at this time 1 of the year corn
from waist to head high (three to six
feet,) ootton half leg high, oats, rye and
wheat crop very fine, wheat already
reaped." J. .... '"' '
It if not denied that the while, boys of
Ohio, over sixteen and under twenty-one
yeara of aga aro , better qualified to voto
than the negroes. ' They have had the
advantages of our common sohools,'and
as a class are eduoated and intelligent. a
Why ia no effort made for their enfran.
chieoment? Does any one protend that
they are : oppressed became - they . oan't
vote? ; Or that they are deprived of any
right when denied a vote? No. It ia
alia question of fitnesB aa to who 'shall
vote, and the right to vote must a'.waya
rest on this basis. '' .'$; '' '" - '
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