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FniDAY,......r....'. XOV. C, 18C8.
1 Whilst wo are writing llrfw nrtrtfe
tho country fs passing tlirongh a crlsU
fur uur nvoDKUloua Uiau tUo four
years war for tlio abolition of slavery.
Tho war simply presenter! the ques-J
tlon of freedom to the negro, without I
tho suspicion of danger to the free-1
j . .1 . i
uuui vi mv wiiuo nutn ; uie preMcnt
criafs pivwnts sqtinroly the question
of Constitutional Utterly or the-sla-vory
that must follow tmlxrlitleil dos
pntlsm tlio slavery of tho race nnd
Tioth sections with n few New Eng
land" aristocrats us masters of the en
JVnt whichever wny tlio decision
fins gone It In elenr thnt the South !
has nothing to expect, for tho present,
III llinniatr(.rt.tM.ini.ii.l t.llf ...!
1 7 . - r . i ,7 refutation in the columns of the pa-
froni its own efforts to Increase its I . .. .
i . .i.i i . lPr 'rom hlch we ropy the charges.
whi, 1 ' i ii MeCnr "i? HU bcinB h now to presumptive
?u?l It r, bydlscarJin J'0"- evidence that he can prove an alibi,
les and taklnfl ,,r, . the more prollta- L lpk a n ln thc lndlct:
blc business of diligently tilling the menti
noil and practising a wlnj dumcstlc ' .!
vcouoiny, We say tho election of As wo looked at the crowd, on
Heymoreenn bring no present relief, Tuesday, In and around tho Court
to the South because, without n dem-! house a crowd as black as midnight
ocrntio Congress, uo oppressive laws 'and ns ignorant as idiocy made
win Ih repealed, and no measure of
Justice and liberty can bo passed.
uiniugn unit oody or malignant ty-
nuits, and nil that Lis election can,
accomplish, nt once, will be to chock 'privilege of the vnluc of which they
measure thnt arc lawless and brutal! know n littlo tm nil owl does of as-
by veto that there U no two-thirds tronomy. And whilst the prosperity JJ oci&en
majority to override. This would, of the nation the Influence Is not lo- Butler, a dcccalon waa given to-day
of course lie great point gained, but cnl depends upon the ballot, in the by Judge Dobbin on a motion to va
tliepiwentrstHtcof things must con-'hands of vlrtuo and intelligence, u'te the summons and declare them
tlnuo until democratic ascendency was humiliating and shocking to -ee'SXg at 'follows :"l arnf onlo"'
run reverse what bus been done, and ;
t tart anew on tho road to Coiistltu-:
t lonjU Ubcrtyaud ontloual prosperity, tlio sacred padium of liberty from ! the Constitution of the United States,
Iir,,iiii....i i i . i .i ii i i r i i i , : exempts them ouly from actual ar-
Hi.mld (irant bo elected, the ludi-j which wisdom al experience aro:rcsto; scrviCe upontheiuof such pro
cations are that tlwre will bo a gland excluded. Tlio whites who made tlicj cess, tho disregurd of which would
ichlsm In tho Itudical party and 'government, nnd whom, alone, I "pose them to an attachment for
whilst tliU strife lust thc South may the government was mAdernre deem-' ntemnt or other pcrsoual molesta
,.t opposed more heavily than cd unworthy of a voice In Us admin- 15
now mid tho next (Congressional elec-;.itratlon,M hlch madness and villainy jqucnees, I shall ovcrule the motions
tlon, should there lie one, will end In ;
the total rout of the Radicals. Thlu(
ii our prediction; but whilst thc fath-j
-.mle. future Is elaborating results,
f.r good or evil, there Is nothing bet-j
ivv ior iw umn an earnest tiiort to ,
levelopc tho natural resources of a
country aliounding in the elements'
of wealth nnd greatness, leaving the knell of free institutions and realises
ncroci to starve in the pursuit of po- a rapid retrogression to the dark ages
litical ehinienn and tho Yankee ud- when tho power of the sword snp-
venturers to disgust Iwth blacks and pressed every Impulse that lifted man-
v !;ites with sordid meanness. Take- kind upward In the search for kuowl
ing cure, however, to disseminate tho ! edgo, liberty and happiness. But he
light of political truths among our wha appeals to au Idiot or mercenary
own people and to keep alive thnt knave in behalf of truth and justice,
love of liberty and devotion to prin- scatters his pearls before greater
npiei winen nnvc become so neany
exliuct in tho North: The field of
U bur for us is tho field of corn,
and our care outside of this, should
be tliu niaiutnlnance of our lutegrity
us a people au.l to cultivate that love
of i.uleiietideneo which will make us
ceii-sumeieni ana sen-sustaining.
niinout tho productions or our sou;governnM.llt whlIo thpy may yet do
tin' North would bo rapidly impov
t rlslied, and with manufacturing en
terprlses and direct trade with foreign
markets, tho terms of reconstruction
will be at our dictation Instead of at
the option of a Radical Congress.
And it may bo thnt a steady aud wise
development of our strength will
make the disunion, effected by Rudl-
ilUni, a permanent severance of un-
c iiHvnial an.ldiseordunt sections. It ,
wm wisely said by l. II. Hill, that
iu case of future strife, there will lie!
iu united North ngainst a divided
South. And it may be added thnt a
ennlinuauec of tho present rotten
ly.dein of administration, may cause
t:u Northwest, the umln strength or,,,. , fcrve t,K.nl ,n lk.tnlIi or
l tin present United States, to slough , cvtn ft full 8Ulmuary. Enough, how
. :l and to aid in the formation of aevt.ri vma to know n to have no
Viilon of higher Interests and greater U(m,t tllBt tne HdicaIs have suc
oHgenlnllty than that with New LlHM m c,u-,ying almost every nor-
l .Mgland fanatics and privileged ;
II v mpicM, wc yield much of our
i-p;iee, this week, to s ooinmunleatlon L blow firuc ut Jus libel tv aud
i.ddivsseil to the Ai(rio,.ui r'"of thc uatio,,',, weal and toscc tho hand
.i:ith Rend, Indiana. As a olograph-,jint d,n Kvcry revolution must
J-mI skefeh of a man who Is, and hasvavc ai.uimlnMiIlg 1Hilltj that now
I v n, n edidate for.Ui wnmlenec H, n hM llot mM..ied that point,
i'-.i.l patronage of this people, Its puh-)Uld wIH 1(t ,.elch u uml th0 lor,
iKMti in i an net of justice to tlicni thl.m ari.i,,tirts of run experience
i.nd, perbips, a merit eel the Ills under which thesouthsuUW-s.
. r the party whosctMii.luit has called' 1ouisl.inUi AlaUma and (Jeorgla
it firth. For the truth of most of the' are said to liave irone democratic;
rlh"ntlons, we eannot vouch, since Noiith Carolina claims two denio-
iUt nntcevdonts of the aeeUKed arc
milcuown to us he bed it ij a stranger
hero one of the waifs thrown uikui
enr s'll by the storm of war which
bus dttstroyi-il so nuieh that was good
.in,,,, uiii. 1 1 ov.,1, Bi. r,ir n- i,inv I-..
........ .... v. . ,
1. no uu, iciuens u e sp.nuM t..ar0u.
. .f the nephew against the uncle.
l'.ilii!iiil liieiuislsteiicv has heeuiiie1
hi vuiumuu as to be considered by the
t uoushllcst, venial sin; but when
a man Bravely undertake to
i ilitlcsl truths, tlio Importance
hich be iii:'eei ftilly to fil l and
- 1 1 ...ik. 1.
iipre-iU, and then suddenly oe-
iiu.'s me iuivonic or iiic opposite
. .n.r and the upholder of measure
. 1 .1. .!.... .n..i.. ... a
11 lit agonist Ic of tho.e truths nnd de -
Ulih livo of t?iis liberties if tho
!;!JJ loft instead, a wiveklng mass of, n v . hk.-othI I uv .. u crt majority of T.m Itepublle... , he irVum,u,,Vrer iaf.71.1
Putrid debris to ,-.s,h. the moral and "Jf nl"?M Tto the V ?""' ? A u mist I preeautlons Mr. Philips 1. to
political atmosphere. And as a fan.-1 her, throning Ute of
t:yq.J!,nvl,wef.ladolleaeylnn,ed-fro, Texas another ftoin tKrl. T,VZ,-
i' iliuuy, 11 14 itoi uuij 'ni'i, mil 1 tivajri 111 invi iu" ...n
laulivy to hWii tho mutivea forthe'nu.re ord. r thun he can fill:
1 , , . prevent, but professes not to
.lia.ige and tohnik to hauti-cedents,, , wun'lon ,,c aelUare
iiiutrv. ll I not only proper, iml lin-
. v ..i i. I.. I. t ll.k mill I'll II V M 1111 V.
i j jiiiin.iiw iii iii.mw.
Kurd from Mr. Peffer opinions and
.nil ......mli. jIv tha u.iilt of
M-iiiiuiftiK Mt-uiiiigiy. I'le r-suiioi
Ii nut e m victim, and iutulligtnt In-
.I'tiry, which led into Aoe that thel
N i' ' a I f ii I f ! "' I .''i'f.
one- onncrn m.m. Bill! wo wcro
more nioruuou tnan surprised on-
reading the charge contained ll the
coininunlcAtlon under con.ildcrrttlon
Candor compels us, however, to nay
lliat a doubt is thrown upon their
truth by the fact that tho accused,
with All tlio compo-ure of conscious
innocence, returna to the people whom
ho In charged with bavin? so recent
ly and groundlemly reviled. . If self
be the propvr standard for measuring
tho motives and actions of others,
we would, after doing what Mr. Pcf
fer Is snld to have done, have nought
to place immeiuuruble space between
ourself and the people we had gone
abroad to traduce, sooner thnn show
our face again In that belled and si an
, , ,,
tiered scot I
It is difficult, however, to erect a
reliable stundurd by which to meas
ure men's integrity, now-a-days,
though it a general rule, northern
ndventurers may bo definitely and
unerringly located, politically and
morally, by nhowlng them on which
side of the bread the butter is. Hut
as we hod hoped better things of Mr.
l'etler, we will withhold nny definite
expression of opinion, until wcBcebls
1 I 1 "t
drunk we could but wish that every ilnhnl'ilik
statesman and philanthropist in' i.vJ
cliristeiulom could look upon It, press-
Ing eagerly forward to exercise
tho aggregated Ignoranco of
country formed in solid mass ornnml 1
have confided to tho descendants of
Hottentots and to tho few whites
more degraded than the Hotteuto's
In their native Jungles.
In this degrading spectacle, the
brutal Radical sees the solid busis of
the despotism ho is striving to erect,
and the patriot hears In it tho death-
brutes than swine. The former can
bo influenced only by the cravings of
hunger the latter, by tho glittering
steel of tho oppressed, goaded to thc
desnerate resolve of "libertv or
dCRth i ,i Thl8 -.. Prv wm " t i0
main. mis w ur cry win jti oe
. .... . . " . . I
ncuru in me iuiiu uuies vuo vuH;ail leil tne
8ecro tbdr righU and rebuild their
It through peaceful agienccs.
The election paed off hero very
quietly, tho only discord being ' the
,cawlug of some of the white crows,
Indigenous and exotic, who compli
meuted each other In language that
... , I
la usually followed by a demand for
pistols and eoffeo. But as these bo-
long to the codo of honor, of course i
they arc not recognized as a means of
settling dimcultles iy those wno arc
without the pale of honor.
The election returns for the county
will be found under the proper head.
Tin: late hour at which the general
eluetloii returns coma in. makes it
t,ern State. There Is no pleasure In
reading the details. The ominous
result is enough for any man to know
who is not morbidly curious to count
ei aili! I ulllX'ssiueil. j ennessvo is
J Radii id with a reduced majority, and
1 1 his Is all we can at present say about
the southern vote.
I wo are irom .outu t aroiiiiu, aim two
.... .i . '
OP three others arc from Alabama,
ijhh un j Tennessee. Tho arti-
,.R.s they aro purchasing are mainly
revolvers and reivating or breech
rlflw; tbu m"Jc'r, ''f",'1
Md tbe nun hai-ers are undeiUsHi to
short barrels to long ones.
I wo tliousnnd ixvvers w ere, w in
South iu 0110 consigr.incut three
1. . t . 1.1 ...
1 " v"" "
tUtw aud live hundred revolvers nrcj
i unpleasantly ii-etpieni. i net. tiarien -
ton steamer last wcvk wok a uozen
1 cases of hardware, which was really
, ( o, )f t,rw.h.ioullllur riflos drttinisl
( fr .,rivate parties In that city. One
dealer in nre-anus aaiuns mst nc mis
liuins lie aells are eoliik'.
. II . 1..-... r...,i .... lit rill I in .1 ri U I llil I
,ii un-' im i--. ..i ......v . .n.... .
,to u very disturbed "nditlon rf
I nil rlM wo onuin. iuv,Yni.niiiij
, ,. f ... f lsa, -..,.
i"" " " r..i ... ;.ij.i.
,uriiia.iir u"""'"'.w w.. ... -
C.taaaawik 1 nu & m &ri
i - - : . : nr iiit-ur n.o"w. i train 1.4 m. h iNMnrw smii ikoiuusviii ua in h t a 1 1 . 1 1.
w ft (uniie e '
CottMnrs, OinoOct. 2ft.-Thfrom"-eial
majority for thsRepublluan State
ticket is 17,372, , ,
Boston Oct. 31. A dlsmtcb from
Georgetown, Mussotiusetts, says that
r- T.- 1 1 . ..t ..1. . l 1 . ' 1 I
Ul'll. AVilLHUIIUai briVU' iu . uunniH A
political nwrtlng there last
tut was hooted at ami insulted bv
Ilutlcrltes aud copelld to leave the
stand. . . ,. . ..
New York, Oct 81. A London
special says France, Prussia and Rus
sia nave not yet answered tiie arom-
cation made for tho immediate reeog-
nltlon of the present state of
The answer of Lord Stanley to tbo
Htl.lu. u.v.l wn. I. I. ...1.1 kt
habit o? recognising provisional gov-
ernments. and that nothing would be
notio nil T uiinn n iwrmmipnt. trttv. :
ernment would have been established
and sanctioned by the nation repre
sented by the Corte.
New OnLF.AKS, Oct 30. After In
vestigation it was found that tbe ne
groes of St. Bernard killed no women
or children, as reported, and but one
man, wno uaujust killed two Bgrow.
About fifty : neirroea were killed in
that parish, . A reign of terror exists
The Attorney General obtained a
writ eujolnitiK Mr. Conway Irom or
ganizing the rebel police.
ueu. uousseau nas ocen instructed
by the Secretary of War that he can
not avoid the responsibility of pre
serving the peace. The eity Is now
The Democratic press is growling
over the result The Times and Bulle
tin demand the Mayor and Council
to resign because they failed to depose
the Metropolitan Police;
Only two colored men were killed
here. Several houses were sacked
arms, falsely reported
uostroyea irora uie
steamer Hesper, near Memphis, are
Baltimore, October 31. In the
case of C. W. Woolley and Kember-
.that the privilegef of Senators nnd
BcDresentativcii secured to them hv
respectively made in them.
Paris, Nov. 2. Tho Moniteur to
day editorially reminds the Journals
which have been in habit of criticis
course Is forbidden
ing tho uovernmentt that such a
The statement of a New York Jour
nal tliat Seward had cable advices
that a mixed commission of sixteen
lK-rsous lind been nirreedou foradiust-
' mcnt of the Alabama elai ins by Kng-
ianu is unioundeu. lnei'rcsldeut re
gards tho Idea as an absurdity. He
thinks that number of persons would
never agree on any question, aud bc
foro they concluded their labors a
score or more new c'aims would be
brought up before them, v
The removal of Oen Reynolds, for
his audacious interference with the
judiciary in Texas, is near at hand.
1 1 n ...in t.. ,i... . i t t
Vposiuon where' he w'i.l ta.pt to
view questions in a military rather
than a legal aspect
The Baltimore and Ohio railroad
mpany sold nearly 8,200 voters'
!., l nu.nLnriniumNnii. il
l,...eL-.. WP" 'n
caultal to vote in the difl'er-
The Attorney Oeneral was closeted
for several hours with the President
to-day. on matters of importance so
great mat mey win command the at-
tcntioii of the country. Interesting
ueveionmeuts mav iui
developments may be excctcU im
mediately alter tue election.
Atlanta, Ga. Nov. 1. The Sel-
ui,-nouie umi juiion ivuuroau wa
completed to Rome. Georcla. yesler-
ma.-ltome and Dalton Railroad was
day, and n train came through from
w wUuio m i k uuun.
t.onton, Nov. 2. -Negotiations for
the settlement of the Alabama claims
will undoubtedly le settled In a few
days. England is willing to pay the
Thc Standard says a forma disso
lution of Parliament will be an
nounced on the 11th.
Several shocks of earthquakes
have been distinctly Mt gently In j
Vv0.,"11 counUe8 of "Slttud and
Prince Alfred left Plymouth to-dav
in the frigate (Islateo, for a cruise
around tlio world.
London, Nov. 2. The British
Oovcriinientdelines torecognise tbe
rights claimed by the Hudson Bay
Compnny In the territory between
Canada and the Pacific coast
Nashvim.e, Nov. 8. At eleven
o'clock all the city was heard frem
but one ward. Oraut, 3,5."2; Sey
Chattanooga Grant, 751; Sey
Franklin Grant, 435 ; Seymour,
2i7. The vote In thc count v is llirlit.
Arnell leads Duck ut Clurksville,
i and is re-elected to Congress.
i A special diMistch nisjrts Demo-
era tic gains at Tuseuiulila, Decatur, they liave hoped. They are deiiounc
Athens and Bridgeport, Alabaiuu, 1 big und threatening him in adiance.
and ill the chief towns of Georgia. I The Antl Slavery Standard says that
ho Wari never trusted by the obi Abo
Lorisvii.LK, Nov. 3. As f.ir as; lltlonists proper, and that he was
heard from the elect Ion throughout the nominated insplte of them, and acccp
State passed off quietly. The vote of tod by them, from necessity, and they
the city of IxiNvllle Is as follows : have irreat fear of tho mora tnUratit
. iif 1111111-iti 1111 n 11 r llini ikii ii imri I
1 i,,..,.i n,i. t 1
" ,'r.i.T. ...Ti;....L V. . '
, " Vose. tl e r vote over t of
AuifUH. 1,.. fmln . . in V-
cniiieI)eiii.HrstlcC'ougressionalttek- '"'I'""""'"" to-day over the prema
et is elected. lur publication of figures show Ing
I the condition of that depurtmcnt,
Boston, 11 p. m. One hundred furnished by the Auditor fur Mr. Ban-
aixi niiieiy-iiirce towns give Mnint
. iti,), und Sevmour 63,lUi: Gram's
, nisioritv. 62.07.1.
. r . . ' . . .
j.ciiiriiN 110111 so- tow ni give urant
100,547; Seymour 63,5M. i.at year
. ti,0 aume towns irave Bullock, for
ttovernor. 78.404. and Adams &1.UML
Iteiiubliesn galu 2,00u. An est i ins-
UhI ivi puhlloau miijoriiy of Oo.ono.
Tlio B.publ leans elect all their Con-
irreMKini'ii nearlv ull th.dr Ktatu Kn.
for tllCiUloi-s HIlJ thlwj-fuurlbaof tiia llnuA.
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m; il ?'
in i. r ".i v..
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Itm-atur, Ala.. irivt Sevmour 00
n-St l m hi K, Ala., gives JVymour
Montgomery, Ala., Nov. 3. The
result or the state is yet in doubt. .
Alabama has probably gone Demo
cratic by a small majority.
Mobile Indications so far show that
Alabama has gone tor Seymour and
Blair by a small majority, it is 1
possible at tills hour to tell the result.
Mobilfv Ala.," Nor. 8. Complete
returns for Mobile show 883 majority
This couofy gives about 1,800 ma-
tnrltr. The best antiwrttiea give the
State to Seymour by a small majorl-
8. This city
i We r ouniiuimnuk iriuiiwraww jnrKC
red?.r,c, H'" JlaA"
eoulitle tue Congressional coutcst Is
Madrid, Nov. 2. The Provisional
Government has issued a decree sanc
tioning the holding of public meet
ings in places where the people have
pronounced for the Government.
Tho city of Barcelona desires to
pronounce ISspartero King of Spain,
in case the Cortez should pronounce
for monarchy. .
Madrid, Nov. 2. A decree will
soon be Issued making a reduction in
the number of the standing army.
Dissentlon has broken out among tho
members of the Democratic party.
Coi.CMRiATenn.Nov. The follow
ing Is the result in Columbia: For
Congress, Arnell re-ei'ved 936; Buck
286; Nick Hardeman I. By adding
thc Seymour nnd Grant vote togeth
er you will see that there was forty
two more votes polled than was reg
istered, A company of United States
troops under General Buell was sta
tioned In about forty feet of tbe polls
with fixed bayonets.
fFrom the New York Tleruld Oct 27.
The stock market was in a state
bordering on panic oil yesterday, and
Erie suffered a further decline 3r
while other stocks began to show the
effect of the demoralization which Is
rapidly spreading among the bull
ranks. Tne fact is that prices are so
far above the range ofreal values that
they are liable to a heavy fall In any
event, but just now they have to con
tend with very severe monetary
stringency, which, In the opinion of
bank officers, Is more likely to In
crensothan to diminish during thc
next few days at least. The panic in
Erie continues, nowever, to be the ab
sorbing feature of the market and
the President of the Erie Company
officially Informed a committee of tho
Stock Exchange yesterday that five
millions of new stock have Just been
issued, and that five million more are
liablo to be Issued at any time In ex
change for convertible bonds, while
in the event of thc proposed third rail
being laid three mill ons of dollars
will have to be raised by the issue of
convertible bonds nnd stock. He
also volunteered thc information that
it will require the most strcneons ef
forts of the management to keep the
mad out of tho hands of a receiver
when Its acceptances mature on tho.
1st of January next. Here, then, in
this deplorable condition of the com
pany's finances we find thyjaalue
of the further decline in its i stoeff to a
lower point than it has touched for fl ve
orsix years. How low the panic which
is sweeping it downward will carry
it, 1 as uncertain as every
thing else in Wall street; but there
has seldom been witnessed onftlie
Stock Exchange so much real alarm
in consequence of the critical state of
affairs Is now visible on all sides. We
have often cautioned the piibTld to
avoid buying the stocks which are
now tumbling about the ears of their
owners, and that the warning was
not uncalled for is very evident
Our national securities are an ex
ception to the rule, however, those be
ing relatively cheaper than an oth
ers In the country, and the disburse
ment of the Novemler interest on
the public debt cannot"- full to stimu
late the demand for Investment
However much, therefore; the specu
lative stocks may decline, there Is no
good reason why these should not re
main firm. The further decline In
gold to 133 j hns temporarily depressed
them somewhat; but with the elec
tion of Gen. Grant they will doubt
less resume their upward tendency.
The banks are averse to encroaching
upon the reserve for the purpose of re
lieving the .prevailing stringency,
owing to the fear of a run upon their
deposits in consequence, and thestrln
gency in the Western money markets,
as well as tho prospective demand for
currency tomovcthepork and cotton
crops, admonishes them to be more
'Mcnnwh 'lie ErleTadS
the 'downward movement In stocks;
than usually cautious in
aud v an street tremrues ror tne mor
row, not knowing what a day may
unng ioi in.
Siiocld Qeneral Grant be elected,
we may look for a lively timo among
the loaders of the Ilepnblican party,
In the nature of a contest for supre
macy and tho control of tho Admin
istration, between the conservative
and radical wings. Tho New York
Times snuffs the battle from afar, and
"Wendell Philips and his school are
terribly alarmed lest Grunt, whoso
! election they concede, should turn
i out not to be so extreme and so radi-
cal in his views ami official aetion as
: lCorroponcIen.ortlioC-ni-lnnatl OaaeHe.l
Wasiiinotos, Oct. 30.There has
U't'n a" 'Welnl panic at the Pohtofilee
lunnmrainii n'pon. ine n
nunl exhibit will show a lsnre in-
ereajo In ttia anniml st,.tt,.t A
' .1 . 1 ... ",vi
wmwiimii mmcm iuiiiioiis over
uy lrevious year. The excess of e-
pcniiitures over reeeipta the present
er w ill reach within a few ih.in.nnil
dollaw of 7,tM,si, notwithstanding
the receipts this year are $1,jm),0(0
niore than last year. In I'-'iA, under
tJovernor Delinlsoit. the lli i
hnd a surplus of SMKl.lllKI. At tha
close of Itnndall'a first venr the i..rtni.
,nt'v -i.w".. At th..ci.e0f
niaseoona year It wan 5.1.000 nml
w.i'4 iri ii wm .UOtl
This year it isslnuad $7 The
tan. aiaii-inrtii ia rrum ine otlliial fa-
Mm. for tha .... .n.i i..."
- -.-j, r -".r;"V".vr.u,r
.jnnvi. v-injr vrai oi uie nlLThest
omeers In tbe Pepartuient made au
published rtateiuent, but he positive
ly refused to do this. An attempt
was then mado Ui have It denied
through correspondents here, but, so
fir as known, without success. Soma
llarht mav b thtnt n n ntr ti.t.
ditlon of affairs, by the statement
mat Jtanrtall to-day closed a contrct
with Wells, Fargo A Co., for the Ovor-I
land mail service, at an advannn of
nmi a minion aoovs the araouift of
tneir bid, and this only for service i throuphout th oouniry, m by mmi, ncio
between the two Pacific Roads. In 1-w for to, uf. -m iot u.
EvTll,Um.VrrM. awl NaakrUI
Mr. If IMnn. ftnn nf Itia
rtn ttia V IT X xr n i ...
learn that the brldim umu TV..
Pnwilt Waa r I o K 4 AH IT.. 1 I
intr the track nn tha furtk
I)eer creek, where they hare six miles
-- . rMiirr-iiruT-1
ture, and another four miles that will
within eight miles of MsxIIsonvllle,
and on this eight miles a large
amount of grading has been done.-1
It Is confidently expected that the
road will be completed and the cars !
running to MadUnville before the;
end of the year. About two hundred.
Tinpiu,yri on mo worK.
LvaniviUe Journal 29th. -
Nashvillr Synod. We find the
following among the minutes of the
Presbyterian Synod lately held at
The Committee on Stewart College
de .Teort which ruined i tK
renort of thn Tlrvl r Ta
S - .-a. vr A I wnivCO 11
thAt POllpkTA. Whlfh liAHrul tltsa al I
O - 1 " -.a uuv V.VS HJfl
Of the Control nf Hrnnri Tha flnl
- w " - V...-KWI1 ITU
action of Kvnnrt waa .tin. It.
of money necessary to repair bnlld-
B"i wua axwHwq oil tne ITes-
byterles, and that the sum necessary
must be paid by tho 1st of Jannary,
or the Synod would relinquish all con
trol of the college property.
Cation la Mawrjr Cowaty.
The Columbia Herald of Saturday
last has the following gratifying ac
count of the cotton prospect in Maury :
"The weather has been very favor
able this season to growers, as It
has allowed them to pick out the
cotton as fast as it opens, thereby ad-
ding much to its appearance and val
ue. irom every direction comes np
the Joyful tidings that the crop Is al-
mOSt thA host PVar tl.m Hnm. nl.n.
ten are confident of getting a bale
from each acre planted, and one gen
tleman think that tha fmmm llrlrtr,
country will average a halo per acre.
nt-igiiooriusju, nowever, is re
markably fertile, aud well cultivated
withal. The recent rise in the price
of cotton has brought a large number
of bales into town during the past
un.lr tha nrlnA vawlnn. .MAwllnM
-, ..v. ' T . 1 n n.VUIUIIIIj W
quality, but the ruling price has been,
wv Wilde, iweniy ceuis.
Wheat Chop of Western Ar
kansas. The Fort Smith Herald
We are pleased to know that our
flLIniOIa ara tr.lt t ! rwv In mn m ilnl. ...K.. .
and that tllA aenain an fur haa hnn mn I
favorable for It We learn that more
wneat is being sown tuts season in
this section of Arkansas than anv
nmvliilla ru. Wa .mi ft. will . I
! " w. J .h.i .ai. .nv IV .Til. IfUrill
pienufuf reT.r a
WIIITLOCK, UcKINNET k CO.,
Hpeelal atei,floa a-lwea t Ike lav-
epectloa and Bale of TOBACCO.
Cath advanced on Tobacco in Store.
Nov. , 'ds-gra
HOII. O.A.IIKMSV. ' noKACB II. liVBTON.
HENRY & LURT0W,
ATT0KNEY8 AT LAW.
" CL1KKSVILLE, TEX 5.
WeYave thle day formed a eo-nartner-
hip for tha Practice of Law lu all lu
uraucnes. umce on nirawtwrry Alley.
Nov. , '68-8iu
-To found at-
BOOT'AHD SHOE ST0RE1
The stock is full, and will
be kept largely replenished
throughout the entire win
ter season with the best
the Boston market affords.
Where to buy a cheap as
well as a good Shoe is an
item worth considering.
Please call and examine
(OUTER, MUM (0
Nov. . last-lf.
Fresh Oysters !
Fresh Oysters !
Fresh Oysters !
I AM RECEIVING HAILV HIKSII OVH
U)r, all Kb I furnUli by the cau.and am
alan pmpar.Kl lo aerva llii in In any alyleln
ull ounlimiHra. Have alua iin nand all
klixliof lirladawd aaarA rrai(a,uob
a Urte.1 ruar, ri'ai:lieii, riuiiib, Apeha,
and evtry anlila in the groeiirv line, nf the
lowual oath prirxa. Si. A. HOI 11.
uclubur i liuiMw
iukc in irreaL emmtrraaamanr. aniiihti
nnless Synod immediately took steps I f;ov,lb?r. "". iAw.i win, onTionday,
to rnlipva th.mlloMii ! (ne 7th of Uecetubar, 1MK oflitr for aula, at
AU. I'EKHONl. HAVING CLAIMS
aaalnal Uia uaialc uC Ci. V. lllnatui, ila. ,
ifcuiftt-U, are lnirity notlStl to ftlo llie aame,
.rorlv euttunlloaloil, with the Clerk of
llie Counly iurl ol Waarl auualy, oa or ;
bvforo Ibv Aral day of rt'Oiuary m U la
onlor that the aameuiny Imi llrluilali'd and
iliaihara.l aeeordina In law In n-lnituu lo .
lsaulrutcaaa. I hf. lh-ilur . isas, .
JOiiv n :s;i.N. Aim r. 1
GIFT7 EriTERPRISC I
LOUISYILLE, KI NOT. 2J, '68.
T.ooo ticvkts akd xvtnr eint a ratis l no
TickcU ram b hod St TV. Roott Olor'
piokKtura, loulvlll,nd at my Hookator
,i. ikwi i7n ".re : iT,"""""
a ew and Splendid list of Premiums
Among wMk-Ii ars
i00 In st tipk,... , , , ... ji.
r mo f in;uivi I lauo
Hult of l imn n,.i .i"r"" 'S
HI I k Vl'l Vl't rliub
Vin..i ui.i. v-
1 1 ,w'1"un 'iwZiZSSZZ,
nni ant Imiury JTarnraa
Qniitwi kWt Hiuidia.rjrZ'"""'
t!"! ?,Vi"10 ,k"t
Unevioitn " .:;-:t'
J UYTX ?!!"!"-; a&
And s lnrna numlw of othar prlrm, ron
iilatlnc of Hooka, Dry Uooda, Jewelry, .
i icaeia imiiKharty'i nook Store sad st
aughan WrlghlntfatldlerHuop. .
ItlA m luMia Dal.u alll -. a . mm i
lt Of. 0 Oo9C
Commissioner's Sale of Valna
L . M Die Town mpertj.
A. B. Maze? and wlft rm. Cordell BalltY.
jaS a a
pvnsCAXT to a deenw of tha County
: . . mi. viMM.iiiii, ilia
linnaa n.l I. .1 n. . 1. . .. ... . , ' .
. i"i mu. wi aaii .no
Heventh alracU, balonlnto thacatatoof
Mra. Marv I' Vl.il. h.m itk. u... 1
good ona atory brick aud frame, oonlalulin
ix or aavan rooiua.
Tkbms. Tho pnrrhaas money to he paid
lit ff 111 r ai 1. u I m. ....... 1. 1 . 1 . .
... -. tj ....... ., uuv in w 1 in ana
24 montlin; notes with good wcarlty ra-
lion retained to soeurs lha payment of ths
PKTKR OJTEAI Clerk and Cons.
Nov. s, 'S-4w-adv. A bill. t.
Regular EvansvUle and Nashville
0. M illko, Master. Kitt ItcDD, Clerk.
m-m " leaves Evsnavllle every Wed
Lm"JlfVt,auXMy evenlnn at i'oloclc.
Ji ll IMVM N.lhvlll..n... V.U
. . 1 . ' - - " ..w.r'iv I I.I.J
at 12 o clock, M. For freight or naiuuure. an-
P'X to - P. OBACEV A BIIO., Aa'ta.
Kov. 1, 18-llu
I. 1. K06EKS.
AKIN & ROGERS,
VHOLESAIE AI1D RETAIL
Clarksville, - Ten n,
lyE WOCLD REflPECTFClXV IN-
form tbe pablle that we are now receiving
and opening a full and complete stork of
STAPLE AND FASCY GROFERIES!
Of Etctj Description,
a ' ' '
To which wa Inrlte lUa aapaelal attention
of tho cillseiM of Ctarkivllls and aor-
We will make It to your In
terest to trade with as.
We keep on hand tbs
-asrcuw- "IdUUO Jl JSi 1VU1
. AND HEAL,
And will deliver It sod any Other Grocer
ies In any part of ths city.
Are Invited to call and examine onr slock
and prim. We raa and will maks it
toyourintereatto parcbaae In thli ntarknt.
Wears determined to build up a Jobbing
, Ws will barter or pay ouh for
all klnda of fasslry rradwee
uch as Bacon, Iard, Ruttor, Eggs, Olnaeng,
Oulona, Potatoes, Beeswss, BUlea, Tallow,
etc., etc., ate.
Mr. Kaftia aaltk, Halaaraan.
AKIN & ROGERS.
October , 1SSS-IC
Jt'HT RECEIVED. A NSE IXIT OK
t ura. for sale low, ir
M. W. VALL1ANT.
I am now mMtirlnsa Intof vary An Last
Ins onunsm (.alterai
I.aalla- Malt HmU MM Hut
ttmUrm, Am fir ladloa aud nil-: al.
mill a iriniii lot cif haairy Hvola and!
Mhaaa, illrert friln th iiuiimraotur. r. r or
aals. al llie lowcal unMinie prlrMi, lv
W. W. VAlA-lANT.
ot. a, ss-im
Klrby A Aohey aa. Archer llobett.
A HCIIEIt UOH KIT IM IIEKKIIY NOTI
j nU lliat a tult by original attachment
waa ooiuiuenoril aulr.al Iilin before aa.
Hniilh. an acting Julto of the I'eaoa (or
wiii inum 1 1 1 1. . . . ... i. . . : . ... . .
Muutoinry euunt)-; lu 1'lt'rtot No. 4, by
Kli l.y A Acliey eaiiae atatad In amdavlt.
tnai ll had leinuved out of Ibr Mala. Ila
la ruuulred la aliaud al my imee oa the
Mill day of November. Iiam, aud Uefead I lie
aetion Ihua euuimaiinrd; oilier a u... the
reoee will be .rooaded with ea parte
Civ. a im l.i lay bauU, tlila tlio tb day of
fk-.ta.r. Iai. itNllU J I'.v
v'-.t ; 1W
Wit SJAVB. SOLD out OUR WK Of
Roodulo Haan. Itubb A Proaddua
Uia firm of Conrta A lWaumont la dtaaotvaA
by mutual eoimst. Thankful for tha patfc
rooaKO wtrndl lo , wa rordlally imnw
manl tlm nrw arm lo our friend and the
Tl. W. rot flTfl.
ClarkjTllla, OeC IS. HUMS ,
H aviso w itcrtAftFr the rtock
of Dry Ooada, So., nf Meaara. Court A
Uialr old atand. aador tbe atyle of
wm us- shit saint i hpii oar goon Minw
m ny hou-ir In rUrJuvUJ or urrouudltic
UIUFORH PR1CEST0 iLL
Oat terms are
Aflerlnnr exnerlenre. wa helWe thla to
the Intereat of Oliver and anltrr, therefore
liopeourruatomera will not aak ua todevl.
ate from lliiiw resulatlona, aa It will aave
ua me unpieaaaat uaocaaity of remasu .
Oar Mr. Ilrnaddna will atari to New York
In a few daya lo renlenlali the Hlovk.
wearanow omrin(the .. - . .
KE DICED FBICES,
and below their
to make room for aew foods
JOS. M. ROIiR.
J. E. ItnOAKDVH.
n-t. is, ts-tf.
FOX 8c SMITH,
IRON, GUNS, CUTLERY,
WAGON TIMBERS, &C,
SIGN Of Bid PADLOCK,
Clurlcsvllle, , Tenn.
I TT AVISO MADE I.AROK APniTlONS
1.1.1 io our Mi. .. wv uiuHTTni fii.tai.iirv in
j loeaii ana examiue gooaa auu priera.
li 4ill urh as
and all other ImplcsienU tued on the farm.
vmr iww oi
ILlCKSVlTnS' CARPEXTEKS, C00r
ESS AXB SHOEMlKEKs'
TOOLS AND MATERIAL
a. n, a, .. .
I LAIUJE AND COAirLETB.
Vaed by Wagon aud Plow Makers.
Doable and Single Shot Cans,
Rifles, Pistols, Powder, Shot
Caps, Wood and Willow
Wsre, Children's Was
ons, Carts, Ac, Table
and Pocket Cutlerj,
Horse and Scrub
Leather, Saddler; Hardware A e.
FALL STYLES OF HATS'
- JUST JtCITDy B T
M. C. PITMAN & COa
Our eanrk of llatl and Cana. flnr mb
boj a, Is mow aomplats sad of loteat aiylea.-
S-- Wa or alao
ei Aa I ( am a
Moota A Hhoaa.
. -J wlilul. h a v a
it bMB' bought
will ba aold at
Our alnck of FwrwlBlitax CiaWa Is full
and attractive, roiitulnlua all the lateat
noveltli-a In Tlea, Howe and Mcarfa.
Hole lalher Trunka, Vallaea, liandbaga.
Camw, Uloves, Vnilirellaii.etc., at low ratra.
n M. V. rlTHAjt Ol VU.
OpiKialte the Conrt-liutia.
Clarkavllle.rlcpt.lSmf ."f ' ' t
Citizens of Montromerj and
WE HAVE OPENED OVR NEW Ikf.
. Dortatloa of a beautiful aud .Im.i(
DHESS i GOODS X
Flannels, Blankets. Table
. Linens, JSto.
Our Stock of Ladies' and
Gents Shoe and Boots
I larger than ever before, made of tha heat
maUirlal, by tliat-claaa workmen. In Iloaton.
Special alU-nlliN haa Imou paid to our
large) aaeerlaaent of-.
,AXD USD EH WEAK, ,
UATS,CAr. TRUNKS, SUIRTS,
' - Ete. B. - . ' .
Alao.alot of Stnni.rmnllknH.tn.il..
facturera' coal, either eeparata or for lu
To eontitry merehsnta, we offer oar Uncle
for t -MUM aj low ax any liooaa this aide of
New York. We buy from the mst aateo
llalimenu In honton and New York, for
i'MmM onlv. and noaaeaa idrtntiini alileli
enalile ua lo nuUtunllate live mono, "Live
nuu Ii7i live.
thir kind patmna will always find pollta
aalnaman, ami receive priimpl attention.
mi un invuiMi. our anicemen are v. oa.
Peart DawMs, A. Mlaaiai aud Babert
A. m. riKK auperlntendi oar branch at
Gulhrla City, Ky.
October IS, isas-tf
AN Kl.EUANT AND
full amort mcnt of Dla-
f IL.fmJ S mond, Opal, EaisraJd,
Pearl, Ruhy, Raphlre and plain Gold
r.nglluli, Onneva and American
UOIJ) AND MLVEIt CHAINS,
LID MIL VCR WARE,
Ice rttthtrt, gf W(r aad deofafe,
Flower and Frnlt Stands,
tng) lh Knives snd Forks,
:, , Gold rear,
A large let of real
In Oold, Hllvrr snd Hleel Frames, St
K ehall keep on hand a full aaeort
input of all klnda of Uliieara. and
can milt all. All gooda warranted
aa P.' n I .wl anil a.lil a I ,
Now York pricea.
A ana oaaortntent of HETII THOUAA
CUX'KH-the brat made, at
June IS, lSUS-ly.
110 VOODEII IIUTHEGS
Bodley's Virginia Wagon
Wm Iwardes Uc
' AT TU
Montgomerr and Robertson
Connty Fairs 1
At the Latttr, after SPIRITED
(1AM. AT OCR Rr.POSITORY ANRX
s amine them before pnachaalng elae
where, and If wa tin not anllufy yoA that
the Bew la CaveafwMit, we will am
auk you lo Imy.
We alao keep on hand Frobs A Bodley'f
Vlnilnla llimnlea of all atylea, ahaoM and
prlnea, aBHl warrant all wart, aald by
mm mm far mm mmy rt.pea.IM paHler
tm tmm I.a)a4aeaa, ami are lajrieotlwllUug
lliat ilia puiille ahoiilil fudiie u by our
rvuree la lha paal aud deal a lib aaoaaoni
X.k' for the Itodli-y wagon and tha Frobs
A rkMllny boiticr. and wa will ahow yea
work upon which we will Make the reputa
tion or the aldeel bajalaaas kajM lot
M Mraet. (Tar-aavttla, TeeiB.
OeC St, last-ly
tbe riarkvsallU Rallrwavd Kattoga
It a waa 1mm rewt-A good ekones for
bualueaa tnaa. For particular, Inqntre a
tbe Itvpot. w to It. lKk, Sup. M. C i li. ft.
1 VJ SLJ
'ni n rilv, j, t . m j f in h:i e ' i iicl'.. j. .,v