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Tuesday Morning, 6 o'clock, April 23d, 1861.
The Star Spangled Banner.
On. y can you see by the dawn'i early light,
Whntso proudly we hail'd at the twilight' last
Whose broad ttripet and bright itara thru' the
O'er the ramparU we watched were ao gnljant-
And the rocket' red glare, the bomb bursting
Gave proof through the night that our Bag wa
Oh! lay, doe that tar-pngled banner yet wave
O'er the land of the free and the home of the
On the ahora dimly seen thro' the ruieu of the
Where the foe' haughty hot in dread silence
What lathat which the breeae, o'er the tow'ring
As it fitfully blows, half conceal, half dia
doner: Vow it catches the gleam of the morning's first
Id full glory reflected now chine on the stream,
Tia the star spangled banner! oh, long may it
O'er the land of the free and the home of the
And where is that band who ao vauntingly swore,
That the havoc of war and the battle's confu
sion, A home and a country, shall leave u no more?
Their blood has wanh'd out their foul footatepa'
JTo refuge could aave the hireling and slave.
From the terror of flight, or the gloom of the
And the star spangled banner in triumph doth
O'er the land of the free, and the home of the
OhI thu be it ever, when freemen shall stand
Between their lor d home, and the war's des
olatiou; Blest with vict'ry and peace, may the heav'n res
Praise the power that hath made and preserv
ed us a nation;
Then conquer we mnst, when our cause it is just,
And this be our motto "In God is our trust."
And the star spangled banner in triumph shall
O'er the land of the free, and the home of the
To the Fremont Troops who leave to-day
at call of the Government.
Brothers! the whole people of Fremont greet
you and give yon their parting blessing. Nobly
have you buckled on the armor of your country,
t her call Nobly do we feel that you will de
fend her rights. Fremont knows, in this cause,
mo party. We are united in our fealty to the
Government of the United States. We have no
difference here. In politics and in religion
all all are uuited in this thing.
You are our representatives. We cannot all
go. But we all send with you our beat wishes,
and our blessing. We will remember you.
We shall hope to hear tidings of good from you.
If you are called to the battle-field, we are
confident you will remember that you represent
the homes of thorn who sot every day the scene
of glory which still lives on our own "Fort Ste
phenson." The Flag which was then triumph
ant, wa are sure you will defend, not only, but
carry to victory. Going from such a home, we
know the ardor which will nerva you up to
maintain ever the cause of our country.
Wa will remember your families who are with
us, w will remember and pray for you when
away. Go, and the God of justice and of merry
go with you.
Printers have always been considered among
the most patriotic eitisen in the Union. In the
lata Mexican war they were numbered by hun
dreds. In the two Companies first raised in
Freanont, there are six Printers, and one ex-Ed
itor. In Company, No, 1, Charles M. Fouke,
1st Lieutenant, who was foreman- in the JoyasAL
Omn for several years; James Maxwell, who
has worked in the JoL-aaai, Orrica for five
wears; Wa Myers, formerly an apprentice in
the same office; James Dougherty, a hand in
the Mtngtr Office, and 3. 8. Camp. In Com
pany No. 2, Win. E. Haynea, Capt., and Ex
Editor E. F. Dickinson, 1st Lieutenant. They
all know how to handle the thooiutg-ttick, and
w trust they will mind to drive the quoins home
tight Success to the printer boy a
On Wednesday of last week, Hon. B. P. B uck
land, of thia place, received orders from the Adjutant-General
to enroll a company of 75 Vol
unteer men. Three Companies have been rais
ed. In addition to this a Company of Home
Guards has been formed, composed of men over
45 years of age. A German Independent Com
pany has been formed, and on Monday after
noon a paper waa started for signatures for a
Company of Minute men, to be called the Oro
ghan Guards, and at dark last evening some 40
name had been enrolled.
The Croghan Guard will meet at 9 o'clock at
4 loch's Drug Store, to assist in escorting the
, Fremont Volunteers to the Can. It is hoped
'that all will turn out
The Homk Guabds will assemble at 9 o'clock
this morning at Birchard Hall.
Fremont Company No. held an election on
Monday morning for officers. Win. E. liny tie
wa elected Captain; E. F. Dickiitwm lt Lieu
tenant, and Craighton Thompson 9d Licutenmit,
Bitter k Rawnou's Company wanted but
three men of being complete lart night at 10
o'clock. The Company will elect its officer
The BallviUe Marshal Band deserve great
credit for giving their service in raising the
Volunteer Companies in th i place. Their soul
tiring music h made every heart awell with
patriotism, and ha caused many to determine
anew that they will defend the Star and Stripes
wherever awaited, and at all hazard.
Our citizen were somewhat surprised, a
well as amused, thia morning, to find a rope
streached aero Front strw-t from the top of the
building, with su effigy stmpended by the neck
from it, labelled "Traitor." It is an indication
of how the boys mean to serve -Masa Jeff,."
when they get him.
Trnt Ministby StrroaT the Govkenmext.
The following letter wa forwarded to Mr. Lin
coln ou the 16th:
Ciscikkati, O.. April 14, 1861.
7 A. Liscolx, PreeiaWU of la VntUd Situ, nd i
Gti.bmkx: The omterlrned, romtnittee appointed
hr the Mintatere of tin at. E. Chunk in thin eiy, ban the
pleasure to transmit the fallowing frwlntiwn adopted at
their meetlne thl day a eapretoiee of their nenUroeole:
Xcaeireal, That the A(luioltretlon liould be euatalDed1
In maintaining th Union, the Conatitatioo ami th en
foreeonoiit nf the law; ami to Chareh and MluletrT
hoalu, with all food citizen, render all appropriate aid.
J. M WALDEN, Com.
Rev. Granville Moody ha shown hi faith by
hi work, in raiaiing a company of Volunteer
at Xen ia, O. , of w h ich he has been elected to the
Captaincy. He is of the Cromwell style, who
"trust in God and keep their powder dry."
The Fremont Home Guard, and the Independent fter
man Company, are redoes Wu to meet in f runt of the Crog
han Honneat 10 o'clock Thi (Tuetdar) Morning, to acta
an eaeort to th Volunteer Companies who am to take
their deteulura on tlie noon train.
Br order of the Rzecutive Committee,
O Ball, Secretary. J. L. flKKENg, President.
To the Fremont Volunteers.
Tux "Dixit! Land."
Let' ling a aong before) we part,
A aong to cheer na aa wa atari,
Awaj, away, away, away;
So bera'a good bye to all the Deara,
Left by th "Fsmoct Volunteer,"
Away, away, away, away .
Cboscs For wo'll ftgbt for the Union,
Hot ah! Harrabt
With soany whaek, we'll clear lb track.
And aend toe rabeli howling back.
Away, away, for w are for the Union.
The north I waking op at lat,
Hor men are fathering thick and fart;
Away, awmy, away, away;
Toe Quaker State ia pouring in,
New York aand lota ot Men and Tia,
Away, away, away, away.
Caoacs For we'll fight for the Union, mt.
Their Oenerml Beauregard, they any.
Will take the Capitol boom way,
Away, away, away, away;
If, a they eay ha'a on th march,
FroaB him w sonn will take th anarch,
A way, sway, away, away ;
CHOICE For we'll light for th Uaioa, ac.
Suck traitor a Wlgfall and Twtgga,
May aare to dance torn airy jig.
Away, away, away, away;
If there' Tory la thia town,
Ha'a go to lose or ksaefck Uowa,
Away, sway, away, away.
Csoaos For we'll fight for th Caioa, a,
Ohio, too, la M foe fight,
A ad noay ma tier made all right.
Away, sway, away, away;
A EiiUiow voted for aapply,
And bvm to fight antil tuojr die,
Away, sway, away. away.
Caonrs For wo'll fight for th Cnioa, a.
New York, April 22. A thousand bar
rel of powder was seized yesterday, bound
to New Orleans ; also, lot of blank regis
trations of Vessels for Confederate Stales.
All veasles bouod to tea are closely watched.
Senator Wilson, of Mass., enlisted as a pri
rate in battallioo of Riflemen of Massachu
Senator Baker of Oregon, baa been chos
en Col. of a regiment of Californians.
Thoy raised 125,000 for their equipment.
Gov. Morgan reoeived telegram tbat 6th
regiment of Mass., under lien Butler, bad
arrived safely and landed at Fort McHenry
Richard Lathers avows himself for Un
ion and the flag said nothing but sooe
sion flags fly in Baltimore, No man dare
proclaim himself Union. A Vigilance
Committee bold permament session at Bar
num's to spot every stranger tbat arrived.
Armed men are stationed to prevent re
Advices from Washington state tbat the
Government bad planted cannon on all
bights overlooking the city. There are
about 10,000 men under arms. Wm. B.
Astor offerwd to give the government
$4,000,000 and loan it $10,000,000.
Independent, Mo, April 21. There were
only 160 mur.kets nearly 200 rifles and 8
cannon token from the Arsenal in Clay
county, and tbey were taken only to pro
tect toe citizens from any ravins bands of
desperadoes that may attack toe country.
A bond was given for them, and they will
bo replaced wben demanded by the prop
er 'authorities. Other cannon and guns
there were not taken.
Bridgeport, April 21. 2500 were sub
scribed to equip the 3 companies organised
for the Connecticut Regnrooola. $6000
for the support of families of Volunteers
have been subscribed.
Concord, N.H., April 21. Ex-President
Pierce made a speech, counciling people to
uphold the flag and be true to their country.
Philadelphia, April 22. The whole city
w a a military company, numors are re
ceived that Fort McHenry is shelling Balti
more. Sherman s Battery had arrived and
was laying at the depot.
Albany, April 22. Banks of this city
tender 13,500,000 for war purposes.
Monday Night's Report.
Philadelphia, April 22. Hou. Morris
Corry, special meanenger from Washington
says he witneiwcd the scenes at Baltimore
and says history will record that although
100 of the Massachusetts troops were level
ed by missile, and arms wrested from them,
they did not fire until commanded to do so
by Ibe authorities of Baltimore. Got.
Hicks was reported to bo in bands of mob.
New York, April 22. Mnj. Albergos of
liunalo, wbo bas been iu Baltimore several
months arrived bere to-day with several
other gentlemen, having charted a Canal
Boat ; they report that the condition of the
The streets arc barricaded, shutters of
the houses loop-holed for musketry. Every
gun store is emptied. It is believed that
a northerner's life is not worth tbo purchase
wben tbe Drat gun of war in bred, tie said
Unit n men are fleeing for their lives.
Buffalo, April 22. Common Council of
this city unanimously approp iated $50,000
to equip volunteers and support their fami
lies, also permitting the clerks of the several
departments to enlist without loss of situa
tions or salary. Our citizens have raised
$26,000 for tbe same purposes.
.New York, April 21. A regiment of
riflemen is forming bere composed of Ital
ians, Swiss and Hungarians, to be called
the Garribaldi Guard. The Britiah resi
dents are forming a regiment of Light In
fantry ; 1 company is complete, and the sec
ond is forming. Tbe report tbat Gov.
Banks has resigned his position in the
Illinois Central Railroad to command
Massachusetts regiment originated in tbe
fact that President Burnside of tbe same
road is to be Colonel of a Rhode Island
regiment. Geo B. McClelland of tbe same
road bas accepted a Brigadier Generalship
id tbe rennsylvania forces. Collector 15ar
ney states tbat a gentleman officially con
nected with tbe Government says he has in
formation from Washington that official cor
real poodenoe bas been opened at Washing
ton with tb Baltimore authorities, result
ing in an understanding on the part of Bal
timore to repair the Railroad bridges and
telegraph lines and keep communication
open for mails, passengers, despatches and
troops. Hon. Dan. . Sickles contemplates
raising a regiment to serve during tbe war.
Maj. Anderson's public reception at the city
Hall take place to-morrow. Commodore
Vanderbilt is said to have informed the
Government that tbey ran have his whole
fleet fully manned and equipped, without
tbe charge of a penny.
Boston, April 22. Several of the Mass-
chuaetts wounded soldiers arrived bere this
morning, among tbem Mr. Stephens
Lowell, wbo was reported dead. He bad
three ribs broken by paving stones. Mr. S.
states tbat 18 Ballimorians were taken
the station house with bim. He intends
rejoin his regiment as soon as he is able.
Philadelphia, April 22. A prominent
Philadelphian has arrived wbo left Wash
ington Saturday afternoon. At Baltimore
be was arrested as a spy, and only escaped
by referring to tSammonans.
Several of tbe Pennsylvania troops who
bad been missing since tbe Baltimore not,
have returned bere; tbey report baving
been in jail in Baltimore. 35 othhrs have
been wandering ia the woods, they were
taken to the neighbors' houses and kindly
treated ; they have not yet returned.
Danbury, Ct., April 23. The ditwotol.
of the Danbury Bank had a meeting Satur
day and voted naanimonsly to offer $76,000
to tbe uovernor, makinir tbe total amount
offered by our two banks $126,000.
Wilmington, April 22. Ao enthusiastic
anion meeting was held bere tbis P.
embracing every party creed. The union
feeiiDir was very strong, neeolutioni wet
Providence, April 22. Four timet the
amount adverlirod for by the general treas
urer, as the first installment of the loan au
thorized by the State was offered at five
New York, April 33d. It is stated that a
gentleman at Baltimore from Norfolk reports
the scuttling: of some of the shine there, throw
ing down the heavy Derricks, and the destruc
tion of mucn of trie machinery by order or tbe
Government. The Paunee arrived at Norfolk
on Sunday, a. x. Mayor Wood's message to
night will recommend the appropriation of
$1,000,000 by the city to aid the War. A res
olution will be offered to appropriate $500,000
to the widows and orphans of the men who
may fell in defence of the Flag. A lot of uni
forms for the Southern army have been seised
at Stores in Dey street. It appears that a dia
bolical attempt was made to poison the M aasa
chusetta volunteers aboard the State of Idaine
while here Friday evening last by sending pois
oned brandy aboard. One died, and four or five
others have been under its influence, but will
probably recover. The perpetrator of the out
rage is unknown.
Louisville, April 33d. Seven companies 8tate
Guard, aggregate 650 men, tinder Col. Tilgh
man, organised at Paducha, Ky.
St. Lnui, April 32d. Gov. Jackson has
called an extra session of the Legislature to meet
on Thursday, May 3d., for the purpose of en
acting uch laws and adopting such measures
as may be necessary for the more perfect organ
ization and equipment of the Militia of the
State, nnd to raise money and such other means
as may be required to place the State in a pro
per attitudde for defense. Adg't Gen. Hough
has issued orders to the commanding officers of
each Military District to assemble their respec
tive commands on the 3d of May, and go into
encampment for six day s as provided by law.
The thorough organization and equipment of the
several Command are to be reported at once to
Head Quarters, and Division inspections are re
quired to give all information respecting tbe
condition of the State forces.
Indianapolis, April 23d. 60 Companies, the
full number required from Indiana, have been
accepfed by the Governor. 35 companies moro
nave tendered tneir services, and information ol
100 additional companies forming, 56 compan
ies will be in Camp to-day.
Bellair.O., April 23d. Hon. S. A. Douglas
and Lady passed west this afternoon enroute for
Newark, New Jersey, April 22. An immense
Union meeting wa held here to-day. It is es
timated that 50.000 people were present. Tbe
city has the appearance of a military camp, and
recruiting goes on rapidly.
Bennington, Vt, April 22d. Troops are pour
ing in from the back towns. Vermont will not
be found wanting. The Legislature assembles
to-morrow at Montpelier. An appropriation of
$0,0000 will unquestionably be made.
aiuany, April via,-ine state auinonuea
have decided to muster into immediate service
the balance of the quota of Militia authorised
by the act to enroll the Volunteer militia. This
givea 17,000 troops in addition to the 17 Regi
ments previously ordered in coniormity wita
the call of the President. Volunteer Compan
ies are coming in rapidly. Ninety companies
have already handed in their Company roll.
What Must be Done.
The New York Tribune says, in com-
mentintr unontheDrivateerincrsystem which
Jeff Davis has inaugratod, that these thing
must ne done:
I. All the Southorn Dorts nrtst be) block
aded to prevent privateers, alias pirates,
irom sailing out oi ana into mem.
II. Whenever a privateer sailing under
the letters of marque and reprisal of Jeff
Davis can be caught, all the men on board,
from tbe captain to the eabin boy, should
be at once run up to tbe yard-arm, without
any further trial than an inspection of the
Tbe Government should attend to
these things without delay.
What They Think at the South.
Four New Orleans gentlemen passed
through tbe city on Saturday. They were
totally surprised at the military fever which
tbey found in all tbe Northern States.
They remarked that it was almost universal
ly believed in Louisiana that the whole
North could not raise over 75,000 men.
Tbey are fully convinced now of the fallacy
of this belief. Clevt. Leader,
The Cuban women have a trait of character
ao noble tbat Madame Le Vert declared she
could not refrain from mentioning it: "They
may never speak ill of each other, but always
find some palliation for the errors of their own
sex." This is a good trait in the fair Havanese.
Would that we could conscientiously say as
much of the lair Americauese.