Search America's historic newspapers pages from - or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities external link and the Library of Congress. Learn more
title: 'Fremont journal extra. ([Fremont, Ohio) 1861-1861, June 15, 1861, SATURDAY MORNING, Image 1',
meta: 'News about Chronicling America - RSS Feed',
Image provided by: Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, OH
All ways to connect
Inspector General |
External Link Disclaimer |
F REM ONT I) AIL Y JOURNAL .
SATURDAY MORMAG, JILXE lo, 1861..
The Daily Journal,
la published ovary morolng, except Friday and Snnday
It will contain all iha telegraph newe np to tha hoar of
going to prat, and eoch local and miacallanaoua newe a
eoene to hand.
It will bo tarnished to aabaoribara In town at 10 ocnta per
. woeh, or eaota a copy. For the country In packagea
of fire eoptaa or more, sixpence a week, oris cente a
The WasfttT Jocbjtal ta pnbltabed every Friday morn.
. .tnf with all tha Ut telafrapblo drspatcUeo, aad la aent
by mail for $1,50 per year; left by the carrier in tows,
tl.Tt par year. Bins le eopiea A ceDta. Orders for the
DaiLT and fimt Jocxxal are solicited.
Address I. M. KEELER,
" ' Editor and Publisher.
The Ohio Regiments..
All will be f lad to learn that the Ohio regiment, at
Washington are ta good trim at laat. They war ravlew-
:. ad by the President oa tha 11th. A despatch says they
, ware well clothed, and made a Gnt-rate appeanuica- The
Ohio, with two New York regiments will eonatitute Gen
lebsnek's brigade, and It la believed they will aee service.
The Ohio Regiments.. " And the Stripes."
The Bndaon Gasett telle of a little four year old glrli
, . who whlla repeating the catechism at her mother'a knee.
replied in anawer to the qneetion, H What did God create?'
7hs Earth, the Sun, the Moon, the Stare ems' Slripet.'
, : Messrs. Smith dt Rand, manufacturers of pow
der at Kingston, hare offered to dor. Morgan powder for
100,000 eartiidgefl, gratia.
A. TminAMnpei afWAMftinntut wriixa tn tli Ryivmh
that bia folka propose to meet the north "ateal to ateal.'
" IT ao, wo may aa well knock nuder at once. Floyd alone
weaM boa over match for the whole of us. -
Thirty-three thousand soldiers receive their
aaail matter at the Washington Poet Offlce. On Saturday
Hew York City alone, tiring a le buahel basket all for
: the soldiers. '..,,' .,.
"' Tha editor of Mississippi paper urges his
- raadere "to plant mora corn than cotton'' thia year, "for,"
sscsseilp whiaky can be made from oorn, but not from
cotton." Their anxiety la terrible.
On year ago, Lieut. Tompkins, of the 3d
United Stalea Caemlry, waa a private in the regiment of
which Captain Elwell waa Firet Lieutenant. At the akir
mien near Fairfax a few days ago, they met aa enemies
- the former aa a Lieutenant, loading bia old comrades
wo iatioT euu e vapiain om oi ino aeocssioniata. una,
by hla patriotlam, won a commission and a victory the
other, by reelgning, loat both.
An amusing anecdote is related of Captain
Devtll Hubbard of Marshall county, of the Michigan
nrei negimens atanonea at At ex so ana, vs., who npon
bearing a prominent -T. t. V." express hie delight at
the murder of Col. Ellsworth, knocked him down, arrest.
ed bird, and compelled him upon bended knees, to swear
that be would support the Constitution of tha United
tolas cues' ale Stats MicUfn!
len. uamngion naa promised mac tne Uhio
' volqarsasre ahall have good anlforma If any such thing aa
bocteot coo tractors an ta ha found la tha State. He has
goaa to PhilUppl to look into the condition of our men at
(hat also. Taere'e necessity lor It.
Aa amiable Richmond eorreapondent of the Atlanta,
Oa., Confederacy, describes Wheeling aa "the Sodom of
tha aatrtd northwest." He la Buufolly exercised, as era
all the traitor, at ta strength of the Union aentiment in
Southern Climate and Northern Soldiers.
Tha Southern rebel count strongly upon
the effect of the hot weather upon our
Northern troop. In this they will find
themselves mistaken. Mr. Russell, their
great friend and historian, in one of bis let
ters from India, stated that its climate was
best endured by the Europeans for several
' years after their arrival ; and other author
ities bare stated the same thing. Our own
zperience during the Revolutionary War
sbows that the New England troops oper
ated in the South during the summer heats
of 1780 and 1781 without difficulty.
Many glorious battles were fought by them
during the hottest months, and no one
heard of their relaxing in courage or con
duct during July, August and September of
those years. ' ' '
Northern Troops Testimony of Washington.
The Boston ; Tiaoscript copies from a
pamphlet, ontillod "Letters from Gen.
Washington to Several of his Friend, in
Juno ai.d July, 1776," republished in Phil
adelphia in 1795, the following extract of
a letter from Oen. Washington to Mr. Lund
Washington, dated New York, June 12,
1776: . ;,'f J' V -'
"We have lately had ft goneral review;
aud I have much' ptoasurc ' in informing
you that we made a better appearance, and
went through our exercises more like sol
diers than I had expected.
"The Southern States are rash and
blameable in the judgement they form of
tbcir bretliern of tuo four Aew England
Stales. I do assure you, with all my par
tiality for my own countrymen and preju
dices against them, I cau but consider
them as the flower of the American
army. They are a strong, vigorous and
hardy people, inured to labor and toil,
which pur people seldom are; and though
our hot and eager spirits may suit bettor in
a sudden and desperate enterprise, yet, in
the way in which wars are, now carried on,
you must look for permanent advantages
only from that patient and persevering
temper which is the result of labor. The
New Englandors are cool, considerate and
sensible, while we are' all fire and fury.
Like their climate, they maintain an equal
temperature; whereas we cannot kbino but
we burn. They have r uniformity and
stability of character to which the people
of do other State have any pretensions;
hence they must and will always preserve
their influence in this ' great" Empire.
Were it not for the drawbacks and disad
vantages wbicb the influence of their popu
lar opinions on the subject of Government
have on their army, they soon might and
probably would give law to it,
Northern Troops Testimony of Washington. Gov. Hicks a True Southerner.
From The Baltimore Exchange.
[Arms of Maryland.]
Stitb or MtxTHHD, Ejctc0-rivi CuiMBaa, )
Annapolis, Novembers. 1800. . J
Hon. E. H. Wbstr Bear Sir: I
have pleasure in acknowledging the receipt
of your favor introducing a very clever gen
tleman to my acquaintance (though a Dam
erat). I regret to say that we have, at this
time, oo arms on hand to distribute: but
assure you at the earliest possible moment
your company shall have arms. They have
complied with all required oo tbeir part.
We have some delay in consequence of con
tracts with Georgia and Alabama, ahead of
us We expect at an .early day an addi
tional supply, and 01 too brst received your
people shall be furnished. - Will they be
good men to tend out to kill Lincoln and
Ait men If not, tuppoie the artnt would
be better tent South. How does late elec
tion sit with yon I 'Tis too bad. Harford
nothing to reproach bereself for.
Your obedient servant,
THO. H. HICKS.
The Vicksburg (Miss.) Sun says it has
every reason to believe that the whole
South-western country is swarming with
abolition emissaries. It learns from gen
tleman who recently returned from Leake
and Scott counties that emissaries have
been throughout that section tampering
with negroes, and endeavoring to incite them
to rebellion. .;' . . ' , -
Read this Massachusetts Boy's Letter.
The follow ing extract from ' a letter re
ceived in New York a few days since ad
drosscd by a young lad at school abroad lr
bixparenlsin Boston indicates a precocioiw
spirit of manliness that is destined to ginMa
its author through nn honorable career in
GOTTINGEN, May 8, 1861
Your letters of April 28 were received
to-day.' These, with the news which' Iho
London Times contained, have completely
unsettled mo. Don't talk about study it
is impossible. Get I he London Times of
May 6, and read Russell's noble letter, and
imagine, if you can, the feelings which bring
the tears gushing into our eyes as wo rend
this glorious statement of Northern loyally.
It is tho most uncomfortable, exciting, and
unhappy experience I've ever had to under
go lo bo obliged to remain inactive' when
you at homo are so busy. God bless Man.
sne.husetts, father, for . what ahe liaa dona,
and pray don't lot ' any foar prevent toh
from lolling mo come home and take part
in the contest.
G , of Rhode Island, got just such a
loiter from homo yesterday as yours wan. to
day, and yesterday evening saw him" on hi'
way to America. Laat week another Amer
ican went home, and the moment I . hear
any news which makes me think that the
troubles will not be over before I can get to
America, I shall leave all ray books jtnd
things, and travel home as fast aa rail .and
stoam will carry mo. ' ' -; ' ' --'
.'. I should feci a disgraced roan for life if
all my friends were to risk their lives in de
fense of those principles wbiob I hold as
firmly as they do, and I was not there' to
help them. There is a young Englishman
in the house with me, and he is crazy logo
to America. "Oh! that I were an Amen
for one year!" I hoard bim say so to-day.
Good bye. Treat rae fairly. Remem
ber that, in such time as these, families
must yield tbeir feelings to the pnblic good.
The Difference Between Them and Us.
The Charleston Mercury thus demands
the summary jailing of all Northern men in
the Southern Confederacy: : ' j
- How is it possible to keop our movement
or our plans to ourselves, with ten of thou
sands of men within the Confederate 8tatea,
wandering all about, who are not citizens
of any of them ? The thing is ridiculous.
The man who is not a citizen, either by
birtb or adoption, of any of the Confeder
ate States, and who is a citizen of the Bel
ligerent power, should be in the jailV It is
his proper place. He is an enemy by law,
birtb,, and nature, and right! He is a pris
oner, by the laws of common sense.
While the Confederate traitors are fight
ing against oar Government, and putting
every one of its peaceful citizens among
them in jail, we are liberally extending
protection and even courtesy to every
Southerner who comes among us, and let
ting tbeir soldiers taken in arms go fre.
-a - T r i i i i i
, . .
The Postmaster-Oeneral remarked, in oonver
satioa on Monday, that the mails would be car
ried regularly upon the Baltimore and- Ohio
Railroad within a week.
A South-west Missouri paper says th equip
ment of each soldier joining a military com
pany in that region is a quart of whisky, a loaf
of bread, on pocket Bible, on Barlow knifa,
aud on tioe tooth oomb, .. ....