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t Imsiiir. create a' demand for labor and-crery. triad of produce,: develop the 'mineral re
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off-ipe-Iii Second Story of Bnwen's
bSE M Jui BMe ol Muln'Blwct, East of
Court llouso. '
J. IV. BOWKN, Editor.
Mc Arthur, July 17, 1872.
National Nominations by the People.
B- GRATZ BROWN-
DEMOCRATIC STATE TICKET.
FOtt EKCBliTAllT OF STATE,
GENERAL AQUIHA WIlEy,
of Wayne County.
JVnOE OF SITREME COl'UT,
JIDGE JOHN Jj. CKEENE,
of Franklin County.
MEMBER OF BOAllrfOF rniMC -w oiiks,
ISAAC 11. KILEY,
of I.irkiiiK Coiinlv. '
Democratic Primary Election.
The Democracy of Vinlou County, Ohio, wllj
meet ill 1 o'clock p. M., on Saturday, July 2th,
ISTi, at the lacs lieroinnftcr spci'IlU'd, for the
purpose of holclinR u l'rimary Election, iiml
choosing eandiilntw for iho foUovin County
CO RON Ell.
In (.Union Township, tho election will he held
In Iliimdeu and at tho Salts School House; la
Richland I'm t Allensville nnd Iho Darhy
School iruusc; in Wilkcsvillo, ut tho Hawk
school House; In Urotvn Tp., at the Two-Mile
School JIoiuc; and in liable, Swan, Jackson,
Elk, Madison, Harrison, Vinton and Knox, at
the usual place of holding election in said Town.
That upon meeting ut each of said places those
present shall appoint a Chairman and two Tell
ers, whose duty it shall be to rceeivo tho -votes,
keep a correct poll-book of those voting, count
the votes, mid keep a tally of the votes; and the
'Chairman is requested to immediately forward
the I'oll Books and Tally Sheets to tho County
Central Committee at McArthur.
JOHN MAYO, Chairman.
At a meeting of the Demo
cratic Central Committee for
Yinton county, held July Cth,
1872, it was
Resolved, That all voters
of Yinton county, Ohio, who
are opposed to the present Ad
ministration and willing to
abide the decision of the Cincin
nati and Baltimore Conventions
and support the Democratic
county ticket, be invited take
part in the Primary election to
be held Saturday, July, 20th,
By order of Dem. Cen. Com.
O. T. GUNNING, Chm'n.
JAS, M. McGILLIVRAY, Sec'y.
To Work at Once!
The friends of GREELEY
and REFORM should at once
commeuce work of organiza
tion. The purse and tho sword
are arrayed against us, but all
should 0 on with tha good
work. The office-holding le.;
gions of Gift-taking Grant, who
are Jnow terrified, surprised,
and astonished, will make a
determined and vigorous effort
to continue their lease of power.
The fiht is now between the
PEOPLE with Geeeley at
their head, and Coiikui'T
GitANT, with his innumerable
array of hangers-on. Organ
ize without delayl
The nomination of Greeley
and Brown created consider
able enthusiasm here. On
Thursday night, shortly . after
the reception of the daily pa
pers containing the proceedings
of the ' Baltimore Convention,
;un8 were fired and the street
jfyrmnated. The GrantitCB
were enSaet in reading the
"hand.w'IinS on iae wa11'
It is untrue 'hat
unselfish devotiow" ' Kv"five
DewflnntiAi-Q ,, TH: SOtft 8Ui?"
Grant, and only tu edlt
"nty-nineof them are
The Next President of the
The almost unanimous nom
ination of Horace Gkeeley
for President by the National
Democratic Convention at Bal
timore, last -week, surprises no
one, except those in the interest
of the corrupt ring now gnaw
in"1 at the very vitals of our
Government that this action
ot the Democracy of every
State in the Union at Balti
more ha? secured the defeat ol
Grant and the 'overthrow of the
Washington calxil that aims to
force upon tfio Slti'sa despot-i-m
of th! worst form, Uu-reis
not. iho bust doubt. It is the
dlit of every l)enn.:v:it to ;u:
tvpt this I't'Stllt el' tilt' olli(!i:il
representatives of the great
Democratic , party, and labor
earnestly for the success of the
ticket led by Greeley and
Brown. Let all abide the tie
cision of the Convention with
no vain regrets nor reserva
tions. There perhaps nevci
was a party ticket made, and
it is not likely that one ever
will be made to which many
of 1hose whose support was
essential to success, had not
personal objections. Yet it
wonderful how, for great pur
noses, and the love of what
they think sound principles,
men will adhere to their organ
izations despite private pique
and personal grievances or en
mities. And when, us in the
case of this corrupt Grant Par
ty, the Addition, Division and
Silence Party we mean the
party that is only organized to
add sp, divide, and to keep si
lent, about the huge sums sto
len from the Government (it
has no other name that will
truly indicate its object,) we
find nearly half the voters of
the country held together only
that the few shall be enabled
to commit acts of tyranny,
and to plunder- the pockets of
the people, it is not surprising
to find, men with forced and
time-tested principles, sticking
together by the force of true
and honest purposes only. The
combination formed by the
Conventions at Baltimore and
at Cincinnati is by no means
without example in the history
of parties. Now, for any hon
est man to even speak of. vo
ting for Grant is a sin against
his "Country, his God, and
Truth," and even to think in
his secret soul of doing such a
thing, is a thought that he
should, and most assuredly
will, repent of with' bitterness
and sorrow and in sack-cloth
These nominations having
been 'made, we trust that all
will abide the loud voice of
the ' National J)emocracy.
This course will be most grati
fying to every opposer of the
present corrupt Administra
tion, and distasteful only to the
adherents of Grantism. Let
us close up the ranks and pre
sent an unbroken front. We
must sweep this country like a
The Grantites think it ter
tible that, the Democrats should
support Horace . Greeley, be
cause for forty years of his life
Greeley has "cursed" the Dem
ocratic party. ' Grant ha9 curs
ed the whole country for the
past four years, yet, these same
men who object to Democrats
voting for Greeley, because he
has heretofore opposed their
party are clamorous for the re
election of Grant, nothwith
standing ho ha9 been a coun
The cost of the United States
Court in the district of West
ern Arkansas, under the man
agement of Logan II. Roots,
Radical. U. S. Marshal, for the
year past was $210,000 being
more than the entire expense
of the same Courts, during the
same time, in the State of New
York. Who will dare .ques-
01! the honesty ot Rooty or
in Ijctof .any of Grant's ap
pointed j - "r "
Greeley and Brown Nominated.
Cincinnati Platform Adopted.
The Death-Knell of Grantism!
The 'National Democratic
Convention assembled at Bal
timore, on Tuesday, July 9th,
at 11 o'clock A. jr., every State
being fully represented. The
delegations included the rep
resentative Democrats from ev
ery part of the country, the
South, particularly, sending its
lead in r men.
Tho venerable Thomas Jef-
soii Randolph, f Virginia,
i .1 . . 1 . . . . . . . I
iuv, .-S.i 1(! J - lIUlnDIl oi
Th-ima-. .lellvisoii, presided at
the ujiiipoiary organization.
Ex-Senator J nines I J. Doolittle,
of Wisconsin, was made per
manent President. A Yice
Preident and Secretary for
each State were chosen. Yice
President for Ohio R. T.
Armfield; Secretary E. ' S.
Ohio was represented in the
organization as follows: W. II.
Oldham, Committee on Cre
dentials; M. A. Daugherty,
Permanent Organization; J. F.
McKinney, Resolutions; John
G. Thompson, Member of Na
tional Committee. Hon. II.
B. Payne was chairman of the
The Convention adjourned
until 12 o'clock on Wednesday.
On Wednesday, at noon, the
Convention assembled and pro
ceeded to business.
The committee on Resolu
tions announced that iho com
mittee was ready to report,
and afsked the Secretary t read
in the first place the introduc
tory paragraph of the report.
The Secretary read as follows:
t.-i-i... c.mm.h!, t i.r mi lfKsnlnf loos submit the fol-
lowina report: WV, the Democratic, electors of
.. . 'i ... . ...it tut. t lull ti .Ul'iilllll'.l. .In
1110 I. Jill I'M i-l.tll-B HI t ttn .
present the following principles already adopt
ed at Cincinnati, as essential to just l.oveiii
iiient." Load and louif continued applause. J
Following the above, were
the resolutions embracing the
Cincinnati Platform, word for
word, nothing taken from it,
nothing added except the short
preamble. The resolutions
were adopted by the following
vote by States:
( nlll'orniu .. ......
. .. 0
TMimln Ulnnd... .
South Carolina.. .
When the vote of Delaware
was cast unanimously in the
negative there was a good deal
of hissing and confusion in the
hall, whereupon tho President
said: I appeal to the Conven
tion, as a deliberative body, to
let each State vote its own
opinion without demonstration
either for or against. (Cries
of "good, good.". It is disre
respectful to make such dem
onstrations when the vote of a
State is declared.
A delegate stated that the
demonstration came from, the
galleries and not from the del
egates. The President said :
Let the gajlerie understand
that while voting is proceed
ing in this body they have no
voice whatever and should
make no demonstrations until
our proceedings ore closed;
' The following petition, sign
ed by about fifteen thousand
German citizen's of the United
State's, was then presented by
Gov. Hoffman, ol1 New York,
whe requested the Secretary to
read it for tho information of
II A f n miuiHm if finm hwirif f InrmfLll 1)01110.
craU, held .lime 83, tho following resolution!
were prosonled by MaKnin Orosn and unBiil
niously adopted. A special committee was, on
motion, appointed by the Chairman to set the
resolutions Into effect, Tho following. i(rn
tiiren were, In cnnMiiiicncc, attached to the. e,lr
oulurt lent through (It different vrd of Ut
if.. i,wi,.ii..,.tiiii onnlinienU therein expressed.
Only ono-ibui th ofllio papers sent oiitcoald, lor
waiil of time, be collected, to bo attached to tills
memorial, ''lie sentiments ol' tho Herman J"
inocrac.y will he nearly unanimous lor t.ree ey
and Ill-own in case of their nomination by tho
Whtrerm, At a conference ol a small number ol
citizens from various parts ;jf tho Union, held in
0110 of the parlors of a botid in this eitv on the
Suth and Slstof .lime, a lew men without any
authority whatever, assumed to speak as the
representatives of tlie cieiinan-Americans, and
were reported to liavo Riven expression to senti
menls utterly nt variance, with ihoopinioiis held
bv tho undersigned and thousands upon thou
sands of their countrymen in this city and all
over tho t'n ion; and .
UVwiwi, The unfounded statements then and
theru made aro threatened to bo urircd upon tlie
National Democratlo Convention at Jlaltlmore
as tho MUillinents entertained by (iorman voters
on tho question of choosing candidates for tin)
Presidency and Vice Presidency of Iho Culled
States: thereloiv, he it
Jlemrtil, That in our opinion tho ticket cho
sen by the Cincinnati Convention is a guaran
tee to peace, to a reunion of hearts as well as of
hands, and to honesty, economy, prosperity and
procures In tho administration of onr national
ftnl, Tlii we are firmly convinced that
I lie nun, IniitWn of lloriu'O lireeley. and 11. (initz
Hi-own by tho lialliniore Convention will be en
thusiastically received and heartily supported
bv a vast majority of tho (ierinan-Americans,
without reward to their former associations, for
the simple reason that in theprcicntstateof tho
country and parties no more llltlii; and satis-
factory nominal ions coium no mane.
I'esnl onl. That tho loroji'iinj.' resolutions, to
rciher with tho slKtiatures attached b them, be
liandc I by nspocial delegation of (ienuan- Amor
iciu citizens to the Chairman of the New York
delegation to tho llaltiinore Convention.
.--Ilflicilj ill AUM p vjiiiinrt, viiiiu num.
Xcw York, July 5, lHli.
The Convention then pro
ceeded to vote by States for a
candidate for President and
Vice, President. A delegate
from Illinois presented the
name of Horace Grcelev. of
New York, as a candidate.
Each State was called. When
Ohio was culled the Chasrman
of the delegation said:
"Tlie delegation from Ohio, strong in tlie fallli
that in November tho vole in Ohio will be in fa
vor of f Inriieo Oveeley, and now united In hear
ty mind will, direct inn to cast the votes of Ohio.
II in number, for Horace firccley." (Applause.)
A voice in the gallery 'Dully! I'm from Ohio.'
New York being called,
Gov. Hoffman, Chairman of the
delegation spoke as follows:
Mil. PlimiDUST AND CJKSTI.EMKS OP TltH
Convention It was my (mention, n it was tlie
wish of the delegation' which 1 represent, that
I kIiiiiiM simnlv rise and cast the vote of New
York, wlUimit it word of comment, ami I should
nave atinereii io mis nnuuiitni u it nan iut m-rii
for two tliinirs which have taken place within
tlie last few minutes. One was the declaration
of tin. lrcntlcman from Missouri that that Kind
will rive Horace Greeley thelargosl majority of
auv State in tne I nion. (Appiause.j i nave
great respect lor the men who have redeemed
nor. 1 ham great respect lor inc gain, in men
of nil iiavlies who have inuiigiiratedlliisirre.it
l llim-nl movement in tills countiT. hut I toll
him. and f tell you, and I usk him lo lake it
Kinillv, naif .ew l oi k win give i, larger motor
ii v lor Horace U eidey than all the votes which
Missouri shall cast. ' (Tremendous cheering.)
Theco Is Knottier ivitr-on, I have heard with re-
grot the votes cast here this morning, cast for a
gentleman lor wiioni i nave mo niu-nesi rcnpeci,
hut, which seem to run counter to tho general
ait tttti.tt. .!' llio ll.tiuiir;itl.l Ulirl V : UKfl It: U
for that reason now that I say n word. 1 desire
to make an appeal to tho gentlemen who hiivo
rnst these voles. .ev iock, a iiemocnii ic,
State (great, cheering) during the war half tho
time she held a DenioeraliC'C.ovurnor, ami live
times since bv the great vote of her people sho
lias elected n Democratic, Statu ticket. Though
ilm ii'L'isbitivii branch was lost at the last elec
tion on local causes, tlie legislative power was
so abused that the Dcnplo will not permit it to
hn lost again. (Mora cheers.) 1 stand hero
therefore, as the representative of this Demo
cratic State having within its borders more than
four hundred thousand Democratic, voters, and
when wo consent to sacrillco tho preludices of
the past ami lav all upon a common nitarior me
purpose of restoring peace anil harmony to our
common cotintrv, the voice, of New York, wo ro
sneet ftillv submit is entitled, to eons idorat ion.
We do not make tins appeal lor tho sake ol re
gaining power at homo. Wo have that already.
We want to veiici'iii mo connrry. ue see on
Himnod at Washington a Dower that is stretch
bur Its strom nrm all over the country, seeking
to tnke in its grasp not; only all tho powers of
tho Federal (iovcrnnient, nut ail tun rignts oi
local government; whieti tnrustn tnonillilary in
the face of tho Indiclury: which suspends the
writ of habeas corpns, and which cxerucisos ev
erywhere, tyrannical power. To overcome, this
central newer tint Democracy of Now York, bo-
lli-vitiir In her heart, in her soul that tho welfare
of the whole, count rv demands the selection of
tho candidates ot tho Cincinnati Convention,
are willing to make tho sacritlco of their own
prejudices, and llicv ask their friends from the
other States to do tho samo. (Tremendous ap
plause.) I cast the 7(1 vote9 orow xorKiorxio
raco Greeley." (Itonowod applause)
. When Tennessee was called
her Chairman said:
"Mr. rrosldent, in les than a week after the
nomination of Horace Groeley anu i.ratz mown
at .Cincinnati, tho Democracy assembled in
convention. There was doubt and hesitancy
reigning throughout tho union as to wiiatbiiniim
lie the course of Iho Democracy, when the Ten
nessee Democracy, drawing inspiration from the
tomb at tho Hermitage (applause) took tho
rosponsilillityol'decltiriiiirthutitw'as the high
dul v of every patriot in the land to support tho
Cincinnati ticket. (Good, good.) Tennesson
was tho Hint to clnst) the hand that was oxtend
nil nt Cincinnati, and It now. to-day. waVmlv
vmn'iits iho i-lusii. Tennessee, then, who has
given throe. Presidents to thin ITnlon, easts her
24 votes for Jtoraco Groelev, ot jsow l orn, una i
desire tov to the gentleman from Missouri and
to the gentlemah from New Y'ork, as Tenucssoo
was the llrst to put tlie ball In motion she pro
liosostoontor tliecontcst with them and give
tho oandldato of this Convention n larger majori
ty than eltiior." (Laughter and applause.)
When glorious old Yirginia
was called, the Chairman ot the
delegation responded as fol
"Virginia desires to slgnnlb.o in tho most em
phatic manner her cordial approval anil (sympa
thy with the great movemontofpac.lllcaUoii and
liberation which was inaugurated at Cincinnati,
which is now pushed on by a great outburst of
public, sentiment, and which will meet a glori
ous nil illcttlion bv tho brilliant election triumph
which we are to finvo In November next; and I
am now Impelled by the remarks of the gentle
man fro New York, Mr. lloll'ninn, to sny n
word to those Southern gentlemen who have
shown some llttlo reluctance to tako part in
thin great movement. 1 want to say to them
that Virginia by them and sympathized with
them in the dark ihu of tho past. Virginia
felt for tin-in and acted with them, and now that
tho glorious dawn of a better day Is brightening
the eastcrv skv wo appeal lo our friends from
Mississippi, Kentucky, and elsewhere to come
forward and tako thoir position with Virginia,
light this light out siilo by sido with her and
share with her In tho groat triumph which wo
aro to have at tho polls in November next (ap
plause) and now as tho strongest ovidonco sho
can give ot her sympathy wltli this movement,
Virginia gives liorsiSvotos for Horace Greeley,
of New York." , .
"When the name of West
Virginia being called, the
Chairman of thedelgation said:
' "West Virgin la casts S votes for William 8.
Oroesbiielii tho other 8 sho casts for the next
rresldentoftlio United Htatos, llqriico Qroolcy
not lieeause or what ho knows about party,
but heciuiso ho desires to proservo the I nion,
Iho Constitution, .and tho cul'oicomeut ol tlie
Delaware cast her 6 votes
for J. A. Bayard; Pennsylva
nia cast her votes as follows
Greeley, 35; J. S. Black, 21;
Blanjc, 2. The total result of
the vote by States was as fol
Whole numhor of votos cast :...'.'... .7aa
j allies A. Ilavaril, of Delaware.. IB
.Icrcmlaii a. iiiacK, oi j-euiis.vivaiiia
William S. Groesbec.k, of Ohio 8
W. A. Wallace then ad
dressed the Convention as fol-
"In obedience to divided linbllo sentiment
among the Democracy of the great common
wealth wo represent, a part of this delegation
has cast its votes for the gentleman who in ac
cordance with the rules and usages of thoorgan
i.ntimi is now its nominee. The men we have
sought thus to represent, from their chnrnctor-
isncs oi nice , 01 leaciiing, ana 01 iiiougiii, arv
slow to cbauire: tliev aro cautious of movement
ami steady of purpose, and they regard with
distrust and suspicion any depart tiro from tho
doctrines ol' their lathers.' They havo seen no
reason why they should reverse their traditions
or choose lor their leader one who has lioretoforo
been the embodiment of antagonism to every
thought and purpose of their minds; but, sir,
they are proud of their organization, for tliey
aro'tho men who ere ited ami desired to perpet-,
unto its existence (applause) that its frlorious
record and Its henelUs may ho Iho homage of
their children, and they will yield obedience to
Its discipline. (Applause.) nicy win-uueeux
llio result that tlie tribunal of this last resort
the high court of their party bus decreed, and
in (Jciolier, under the leail of a statesman of na
tional reputation, wiH concentrate their forces
In nn invincible oh,, l.inx thai ,'lulll smite with
destroying power a disorganized anil divided
enemy, reiiusylvanla, following tho standard
of tin! Democracy in Hie hands ol its now ucccp-
ted cindiilale, w aits to lead the column to vic
tory, (Applause.) On hehalt'of tlie Pennsylva
nia' dolcg.il Ion, and bv its direction, sir, I move
... .,,.,1 .. I,,. .,..,, i, ,i,n,4 "
The motion of Mr. Wallace to malic the nomi
nation of Mr. Grcelev unanimous w is received
with a storm ol niinlatiso. the deleirates and
spectators waving their hals and handkerchiefs
and innnilestinf; the prcniest einniisinsiii, me
band meanwhile playing the "Untile Cry of
r rceiloin," loiiowou ny "iian to uie viiiei, -
During the excitenien't a scene representing the
White ilouso wtis (lisnladed at the back ol the
stage and was loudly cheered.
The ouestion was then nut to the Convention,
mid the motion was agreed to with only one or
two dissenting votes. (Loud cheering.)
The name of It. tit lit z llrowl). of Missouri, was
then presented for Vice President ICach State,
voieu as eaiicu, resulting as louows;
Whole number of voles 1!W
I'm-11. U rat. Jtrown 11-"
For .lohn W. SR'venson, ot Kentucky
lllank votes .1
Tho announcement of the result of the vote
was received with great applause.
Mr. Clialmei-H, of Mississippi, moved that the
nomination lie made unanimous.
Agreed to without u dissenting voice.
The following resolution was adopted:
llemloed. That a committee of ono from each
Stale lie mimed to wait upon Iho gentlemen
named bv Ibis Convention, for President and
Vice President, and inform tliem of their unan
Upon the committee, Hon. J. A. McMahon
was appointed from Ohio.
The following resolution was hit reduced!
ItesnlvKl, That the thanks of this Convention
lie returned to lion, .lames U. Doolittlo, for the
fair, dignillcd, and able manner In which he has
presided over this Convention.
lion. ,T, Ti. Thayer, of New York, arose and
seconded the above resolution, and then said:
"I beg to call your attention loan incident
connected wilh the Philadelphia Convention In
contrast Willi tho closing scenes of this. When
the nomination of (ieneral Grant was made
canvas was unrolled, and there was presented
lo tliatboilv a pictiuoof a limn on horseback,
shining in lils military boots, mid in till tho ar
ray of a warrior. chieftain, anil war song re
sounded through that concourse, and the public,
men and actors there stood forth glimmering in
nil tin, raven irloss of bate and revenge. Not
one sentiment of good-will; imt ono word of
peace was uttered or worn lorin to uie country.
In tlie closing scenes of tills Convention there is
iireseiitcd to von as tho candidate of the Demo-.
orotic, pactva plain American citizen in humble
attire. Imt" will, u l.iniid mill radiant brow a
coiinlenancefitllof benevolence, speaking peace
and harmony, mid as pure und genuine a typo
of American ohuruetor ns was ever born on tho
soil. The country will hall him ns tho man
whoso reconciling (renins shall span tlio clivi -ding
stream that rolls between tho sections, and
before twelve months of his administration lias
passed thodark and bloody chasm will be tilled,
and (he new-matle earth will jiot bo pressed by
ono hostile footstep, and in tho future of the
count rv wo will not be lm able even to draw
across tho continent an imaginary line that
shall divide n united neonle. 1 lie star that glit
tors above the horizon glvos tho promise of a
bright ami untroiimeu morning, neinoerats,
liberal and patriotic men of nil parties, hail it
as a sign of peace. Heeognlzing it as such, a
choral strain will ascend from a united neonle.
grand and sweet and iiuisiettl as tho hlils of
Moscow, as clear ami resounding as a Jubilee
The resolution of thanks to tho rrosldent was
then unanimously adopted.
The President of the Convention said:
"At this hour It will not ho expected that I
should do more than to return my sincere thanks
for the kind manlier In which yon have given
expression of your appreciation ol thediscltargo
of tho duties of tho chair In this responsible hour.
I will not detain you further than to express the
hope that by the blessings of Almighty God the
time for wliich In our souls we have longed and
prayed, for which wo have made some saorillces
and' performed some labor; tho tlmo when the
true svstem oi roptliilicHii government, sunn ou
established throughout all our land and when
tho blessings of peace shall follow it; that that
tinio is at hand; that It is coining very soon and
mum; mat u is coming very soon ami
;t tho beginning of its comijig here
(Applause.) Gentlemen, I will not
l by nny further remarks but proceed
mat we Be? mo
at onco to the closing labors of tho Convention,"
Tho Convention adjourned at 1 .ID P. M,
The Dreadful Mine Catastrophe.
ALUANpE, 0., July 8.
Further particulars or the mine
disaster near Lhnavill show
that on Wednesday the foul
air and gas caught fire from
the furnace and the flames
communicated up the wooden
supports of the roof. Nine
teen miners and two others
were inside. Ten ..men in the
outer shaft were , notified and
escaped, but thd' eleven others
were cut off. Cn Saturday
seven bodies had been recov
ered, and three were found yes
One branch qf Agriculture
is entirely liegleeted in this
part : of the country. This
is the the planting of cats.
It is a very good time now to
plant them, Imt if you believe
in t he signs of the moon, wait
until the moon fulls " before
planting. ' In the meantime
prepare the ground. . Almost,
any ground is suitable, but
shaded ground is the best.
Before planting each cat should
be well prepared with a boot
jack, rock, or revolver or some
other uteusil, Plant deep
the deeper tho better.
The Liberal Republicans of
Missouri are organizing in ev
ery county in the State, A
larger number of the .Republi
cans will support the Cincinna
ti ticket than supported the
Liberal State Ticket two years
Tim Democrucy of tho sovoral couutloi of tho
Eleventh Congressional District, and all others
who dosiro to act with Ilium, lire hereby notified
to meet In Convention, nt
Portsmouth, 0., oa Thursday, Au
gust 1st, 1872,
for tho purposo of placing in nomination a can
didate lor Congress ut tho ensuing October elec
tion. Tlie ratio of representation will bo ono
delegate for every two hundred votes cast for
Hon. G. W. McC'dok for Clovernor last fall and
one delegate for every fraction of ono hundred
giving to each county the following number of
delegates: . . .
Countlet. i Volt. Ddegatu,
Scioto 8300 13
laiwrence HUH H
Gallia HIM t
Vinton 1-M '
Total number of delegates 53
Tho Central Committee of each county aro
requested to take the necessary steps to secure
tho uppoiul nieut of delegates from thcirrespoct-
lvi, f,lllllt illH. '
llv onU'r of tlie Congressional Committee,
MAHTIN CHAIN, Scioto.
.(NO. HAMILTON, Lawrence.
.1. P. AI.KSIIIUK, Gallia.
P. Dn IIADWAY, Jackson,
D. S. DAN' A, Vinlou.
J. D. POSTON, Hocking.
Grant's Ticket Complete.
The Grant, orirtus lmve iint
given the full ticket nominated
at Philadelphia. Ilei'e jt is
I'OK ritKSIDKNT OP TIIU VNITK11 STATUS.
U. H. Grant, Salary tf:!j,000
l'Oll VIUK-IMUWIIIKNT OF Tit 15 VNITKII KTAT1CS.
Henry Wilson, snlary 8,000
l'OK INDIAN TUADK IN NEW MKXll'O.
James Dent (Grant's brother-in-law) 43,000
I'OK TINTED STATES H AHSUAL, MHTHK'T 01' CO
I.LM11IA, Alexander Sharp" (Grant's brotlier-in-law)' 0,000
l'OU POSTMASTEIt, COVINUT0N, KV.
.Icsso It. Grant (Grant's Father).' 3,000
I'OIl HQOIt KKKl'tlll OK WHITS HOUKli.
:'. T. Dent (Cirnnt's brother-in-law) ....... 6,000
KOK AlTUAlHHlt OF CfSTOMH, RAN FKAN0IHUO
Geo. W. Dent (Grant's brother-in-law) .. 0,000
l'OU MINISTKIt TO IIKN.MAHK.
Rev. M. G. Cramer (Grant's brothcr-iii-l.iw) ",500
l'OU AHSJCSSOU OF ISTKUXAI. HKVCM'E, EII1U1)
DisTUiivr of oniu.
c. II. .lobnson (Grant's mother's second
KIIIl ULWIK IN HKOISTF.Il OFFICK.
Adam Dent (Grant's brother-in-law's third
cousin( -- 100
FOlt MINISTER TO Of ATAMAI.A.
Silas Hudson (Grant's cousin) 7,500
FOlt KliEI'lilt OF rt lll.IO 8T01IH IS NEW VOUK.
Geo. K. Leet (Grant's liiiither-lti-liw)s
l'OU t'lHUK IN FIFTH ATDITOlt'S OFFICE.
Orlando 11, Itosj (Grant's cousin) 1,000
FOlt COI.l.BilTOH OF NKW OllbKANrt.
J. V. Casey (Grant's brother-in-law) 00,000
FOIl I'OSTHASJTKlt OF NEWl'OKT, KE.NTtX'KV.
G. II. Winans (Grant's soond cousin) r3,000
We call this a full ticket, but
it iei evidently partial and - in
completete, for we have not,
been iibe to trace through all
the dci;ivesof propiiKuiitv and
blood the number of. relatives
that Grunt .has. billeted upon
the Public Treasury. There
are doubtless a great many
more, Tlie re-election of Grant
ineans the reappointment of all
these members' of his family,
and with a still wider circuit of
relationship. The question
h.i.s been brought up in this
canviias and Undecided in fa
vor of Grant, he may well
consider that hi policy of nm
Uiiii? nil i he ottices of the coun
try hi-1 pei ioii .ti perquisites has
been improved bv the, people.
It is maiiiiuiiied by his friends
1 1 1 m t it is (i proof of bis kind-
nefj.5 h-'Uit and generosity
that he l't ioeuibershis relations
and them out for pub
lic ho.'i'H", preferment and emol
ument, It ia not, therefore,
Mmply re-electing Grant, buc
re-electiiig all hU family down
to the 1 west degree, of rela
tionship, which is the question
presented. In this connection
we have heard a good story
which is wu,th telling- Grant
has a cousin who is a widow, in
Clermont county, with three
sons. He appointed two of
the son to profitable places,
ami as soon Jas the youngest
had acquired age he sent on
an appointment for him. To
this the widow very modestly
demurred, urging that . she
might, be allowed to retain at
lea-it one of the children at
home. Whether the Presi
dent gratified the request ha
not transpired, Our obje.ct in
presenting this ticket has-ben
to vindicate ' the Grant family
(other than Ulyse) from the
slander to which they would
seoin to be consigned by the
Grant organs. It is well to.
know for whom we are to vote.
We are not giving our suffrage
for one. man, but to the most
numerous family of whom his
tory has any record, which
rises or sinks together. , To
give the Grant ticket simply
with the name of Ulysses S.
Grant for President is only the
commencement of a ' long and
Tue McArthur ENQUiaEn is now
Erin tod on a power prou, Mr.
owen is making a good local
UniTou KNOi'iKF.it Please say to mv Demo
cratic friends that, fur reasons best known lo
myself, 1 now decline to be a candidate for the
no'ininatlon for the ollico of Sheriff of Vinton
County before tlie Democratic Primary Election
, , s , mi , u,l ,,,. .....
to no IICIU on rsiiiliriio.i, .jiiiv i,.i. . .ii.
ninny Democratic Iriends who have supported
A. L. HUNTER.
Mn. linu-KV! Yon will siiv tomv Democratic
fi-londs that I resneclfuirv decline to he ti candi
date for the nomination for the ollico of County
Clsrk before the Democratic, Primary Klecllou
on Saturday, July 89, 1KT3. I thank all my Drill
ocratio friends for the hearty support they have
T. FOREMAN. DIED;
At Vinton Station, on Thursday. .Tuno27, 1872,
of whooping cough with catarrhal lever, nine
,)., daughter of John and Phiebo K ltohhiiis,
aged 10 mouths and 15 days.
And on Thursday, July 11, 1872, llessle, daugh
ter of John and Plia-hu K. lEobhins, aged 10
months and SO days.
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