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ASIITATJUIjA. . .
Frltlny Morn in )r, Oct. IS, 1880.
Republican National Ticket.
Election Tuesday. November 2, 1880.
KN. JAM ICS A. GARFIELD
OEN. CHKSTEKA. AIETIIITR,
OF NEW V0RK.
AsliUilmln marks it I1M.
"A sulid Smith" against "h solid North."
Hancock mill tlie Holiil South are in
viiirilile! Clear away now for November! Bring
ou your re pouters.
Wade Hairpton's pledges for the Solid
South have be redeemed.
A Republican gain ill Ashtabula of 154
is what stumors the Democracy.
Judge Blatchforil decides that Comstuck
is a power yet in New York city.
That old Republican coou is making
short work with Democratic roosters.
Uncle Daniel of the Standard was
"early to be bed" lust Tuesday night.
Hurrah for ould Ireland I Include, Mr.
O'Dockerty is this the way, sure, ye stand
by yer friends?
Does the editor of the Sentinel now
think the Republicans of Ashtabula are
Oh Dan! where is that change you
prouiibad before election ? Is this the ban
quel to which we wore to be invited f
The Htuto Rights Brigadiers are not
pledging themselves anew to the doctrines
uud traditions of the Democratic party as
much they were.
Cases of yellow fever arfl reported from
New Orleans and Key West, Florida.
The report is softened by the modification
that they are sporadic instead of epidemic,
That thrce-siiuare Irish tailed rooster
might as well come down fioiu the corner
drug store. Maine has been heard from
Oarcelon has been vindicated over the
Nasby says: "Wat the Dimocrisy wants
is success. We want the postoillses and
the other places. I'rinsipple is a mighty
good thing to talk nliout, but postollls Is
the end wo are aiuien at.
The barber at Andovcr has a new sign
which reads as follows: "Owing ta the
extraordinary length of Democratic faces
wo shall bo obliged to charge them 25
cents for a shavo on and after this date.
Republicans must net now think the
victory is won. There nre Just eighteen
days before November 2nd, and every
minute should be occupied lu perfecting
our organizations for another sweeping
Tho Geneva Timet publishes the names
of 120 young men, who will cast their first
vote at tho presidential election. They are
all residents of Genuva and with few ex
ceptions will throw their support for Gar
Held, and fur living issues.
Oh Frieker; our frieuds are perfidious,
thus to desert us alter such a vigilant and
tireless canvass. After getting the boys
all right for so signal a democratic victory
that we should find ourselves upon our
luttor ends flat upon our haunches,
"Philadelphia giving a koavler vote than
A dispatch from Falmouth, Kentucky,
to the Cincinnati Commercial, dated Oct.
6th, says the Auierioan Hag whisli had been
hoisted the previous day at that place in
honor of the Itspiililinan convention during
the night, was cut down and trailed in
the dust by some miscreants (luring the
dark hours. No true patriot, an Republi
can would be guilty f such an outrage up
on his nation's flag.
On learning of the death of Rev. I. O,
Fisher. The Ashtabula Baptist Church,
in session passed the following resolution;
Resolved: That, on receipt of telegram
announcing the death of Rev. I. O. Fisher,
late pastor of the Ashtabula Baptist Church,
the Ashtabula Baptist Association, lieing
in session, express their deep sympathy for
the bereaved widow and her family, also
the Baptist Church in KemUllille in the
loss of their beloved pastor.
Wado Hampton was not shrewd In as
eertlng the same doctrines In 1840 that dis
placed and defeated his parly in 1800.
There Is a most criminal lack of sense In
the Democratic leaders. All that is nco
essary for them to bang thcmselvos is to
give them rope. Let us have a few more
Brigadiers on the slump between now and
November and tho triumphs of October
shall be more than confirmed In Novein.
The Orleiitisl and Biblical journal
Quarterly under the Kditorlal Manage
nientof Rev. Slephsu I). I'eet, has made
its appearance in Clinton, Wisoonsin.
The 3d no, is before us. Its contributors
are able and distiiiguihhcd men In the
literary world, as is well attested by Its ta
ble of contents. There is every evidence,
that it is likely to have a permanent and
Important contribution to the quarterly
literature of the age and country. Price
$3 a year.
A WATERLOO DEFEAT.
The reports Indefinite as they arc and
scattered portend the very decided Re.
publican successor both the pivotal States
Ohio and Indiana. The sweep seems to
be clean, carrying the State vote and Con
gressional oleclions. The steadfast belief
is that tho Presidential contest is virtually
settled. The steady run of the dispatch
es, with but few exceptions, have been in
favor of complete Republican victories in
both of these States. Hancock Is looked
upon as a dead duck, and beyond resusci
tation. From a calculation based on some 37
per cent, of the returns from Indiana show
that the Republican majority cannot be
less than 5,000, and Is likely to be much
greater. Jay Hubbell chairman of the
Republican Congressional Committee as
serts that Indiana will have eight Con
gressmen, and that, too, with a good work
ing majority In the legislature.
The Leader gives a dispatch on the
morning of Thursday, 14lh, to the effect,
that if the reports and calculations on
Indiana and Ohio prove correct in giving
the Republicans the legislature of Indiana
it will have tho elTect of a tidal wave upon
New York, Connecticut and New Jersey.
One of the important results will be to
give the Republicans control af both the
Senate and the House in the next Forty,
seventh Congress. The Senate now stands,
Republicans, 8.1, Democrats 43, Independ
ent 1, (Davis or Illinois). The Indications
are that the Republicans will gain one
Senator In each of tho following States:
Connecticut, Indiana, New Jersey, New
York, Ohio and Pennsylvania, and lose
in Mississippi, leaving 88 Republicans in
tho Senate after March 4. The Democrats
will lose the foregoing six and gain one
in Mississippi, leaving them 39, one less
than a majority. Should Davis, or Illi
nois, vote with the Democrats, making a
lie, Arthur, as presiding officer, will have
the deciding vote.
According to present indications the
Republicans may count on a majority of
at leant ten in the House.
The magnificent mass-meeting of busi
ness msn in Philadelphia a few nights
since, to exchange views and arrange action
regarding the Presidential election, had an
ominous meaning for the free-trade and
low-wsges doctrine of the Democracy.
Representatives of all the great nierehan
tile and manufacturing interests of the
country delivered addresses of warning
against the danger to our prosperity in
volved in the possibility of a Democratic
victory in the present contest. These
words of warning, addressed especially to
the workingmen of the North, will not fall
upon unheeding ears. The farmer, the me
chanic and the daily laborer have no desire
to take the buttor off their hard-earned
bread elevating to power a party that pro
poses lo make this country a dumping
ground for the surplus productions ol the
over-worked and undor-paid laborers of
Europe The Ameiioan workiiigman who
votes for Hancock, votes notonly to roduce
his own wages, but also to lesson the pos
sibility of his obtaining any wages, by des
troying several of our most important bran
ches of manufacture We do not think
there are many workingmen in this country
who are foolish enough to out their own
noses off in that way. Self-interest, as
well as pure patriotism, prompts the work
ingtnan to vote the Republican ticket, and
thoreoanbe no doubt that a vast majority
of them will do their duly to themselves
and their country In November,
Ashtabula is a growing town and has a
largo foreign population. In 1M7I) her
Republican vole was 6B5 and Demouratic
5U7. Tho unwashed and unterrified of
that town "claim with confidence" that
they will carry it. Republicans stand bv
vuurguusi i uesuay, uci. u.
Sentinel, Oct. 9th.
It certainly ia a growing town and cast
nearly 100 more votes on Tuesday last than
ever before, besides giving a Republican
majority of 1D0 against 4fS In 1870, and
In November wo shall pile up a majority
or a.W. '1 lie only thlui the Democrats
hero new "claim with confidence" is their
success in stoning Republican torch com
Another four years ol famine and starva
tion. Pharoah'i lean kino will not be a
circumstance to the Democratic party at
the end of that time, Apthorp, we under.
stand was tho hoir apparent for the post,
ofllcc ; and Frieker was understood among
the failhl'ul to be candidate for Consul to
Tlmbucloo; Dr. King wus to have the
Marslinlship or the district or Utah; and
in case of a successful cuddlo between the
Democrats and Oroenhockers, Morrison
in tho absence or a seat In Congress-
would have wen satisfied, perhaps, with a
third or fourth rate mission, er a subord
inate place in tho Cabinet the Brigadiers
or course would be In waiting for all first
class offices. But why play with vagaries?
All these fine fellows will have to go on
with their blrds-egglng for anothor four
years. Oh, alas I
The concurrcut testimony of those who
have examined the party prospects in the
Congressional distrlots of various states is
hat solid gains will be made in theltepub.
lice.ii delegation to be elected this tall. In
Ohio the Republicans expect togaiu 6 Rep
resentatives, In Indiana at least 9, in
Pennsylvania probably 9, and even in N.
Carolina, which has at present but 1 Re
publican Representative, there it a fair
obanoe of carrying three distrlots. Start
ing In Vermont with a Republican gain of
one district, and with the prospect of re
deeming from twenty to thirty seats
throughout the north, the political com
plexion of tho next House is hardly a nist-
Okkekal Walks has verified theoensus
returns in certain distrlots in South Caro
lina, and concludes that the oensus of 1880
is correct the extraordinary inoreue be
ing accounted for on the ground that the
enumeration of 1870 was incorrect. It was
intimated la certain quarters, troin the be
ginning, that Mr. Walker was not likely to
admit that any part of the work done un
der his directions oould be fraudulent.
He has, however, been forced to discredit
the work done in that state in 1870. So it
becomes apparent that this department.
like all other human agouoles, ta fallible,
Tho vote of the county will be round be
low, and the Republican majority runs up
to the handsome figure of 4,540, which is
a net gain on the vote of 1H79 of 527.
Crowcll proves himself tho most popular
candidate on the ticket. His majority
will not fall far short of 5,000.
, 1879 , , 1880
TOWNSHIPS. OOVKRNOR. BKO'T STATK
R. D. O. V. R. D. MaJ P.
Andover...... 1'I S'i 1
AshUhulR ,Wi M7 5 1
AusMlibilrR . 'M AS 8 4
( nerry Valley 14a X8
(Jolehronk ISO S 5
CnnneHut MO 153 7 1
Denmark Hfl Bit S
Hornet 7fl 41 11
(lenevn 5W 1S8 1 S
Mnrpersrlelil ..AH IS 4
HttrtKitrove ..-117 58 1 6
Jen. rn, in 875 1110 1 4
Klnirsvllle sso 873
Lenox HIS 8
Monroe V75 72 1
Morsnn Ml tw II R
New Lyme... .IK M 3 I
Orwell 171 80
l'lerpont ill M HI
Plymouth ....118 70 1
Richmond 1M 0 1
Home 1.11 388
Suyhrook 1 (Ml 11 6
Kheffleld Its 841
Trumbull 177 it 81 1
W'syiiR IKS 9(1 1 1
winiumsiicid I"! ni i in
Windsor sol 48
9IM 69 1M
New Vork 35
North Carolina, . 10
Pennsylvania. ... 29
Rhode Island. . ..
Houth Carolina. .
West Virginia. . .
The Republicans claim to have elected
the following fifteen members or Congress
or the Ohio delegation:
1 Dist Butterworth
. ... Mckinley
Our Democratic friends, especially in
New Jersey, have for some time felt the
necessity of placing Ocn. Hancock square-
iv oeiore me people on the tarili question
Sotlio Guardian of Paterson undertook
to interview him. The result is altogether
charming. The General did not refuse to
be interviewed. Far from it. He took
the HMiumiiu- renreseuutive of the Guard-
ian close unto his heart, and confided to
him in tho most touching and sincere fash
ion that his "election could make no dif
ference one way or tho other," and that
"the tariff question was a local question'
anyway a "matter that the general Gov
eminent seldom cares to interfere with."
What more could Paterson desire? We
confess that Mr. Ottifleld would not go as
far us this. He would do what he could
to carry out the Republican idea of the
iinuonni government in regaru CO 1110 tar
iff, but he would never consent to make it
"a local question." And perhaps Gen.
iiancocx may nave ueen rash In promising
what he has no authority, and can have
N. Y. Times.
The religious gathering known as the
Pan-Presbyterian Council, which has just
closed Its session at Philadelphia, was one
of unusual interest. Three years ago the
first of the kind was hold at Edinburgh,
Scotland, at which forty different sorts of
Presbyterians gathered from all over the
world, exchanging greetings and benodiO'
tlons, and strengthening each other in Ihi
faith. At this session there wore repro-
semen nearly an the civilized nations on
the globe. Thirty subjects were discussed,
divided equally under the heads of "theo
logical, " "praotical," and "ecclesiastical."
The counoil has no authority over the
churches, and its only purpose is to pro
mote the genoral good of the denomina
tion. It was discovered at Edinburgh that
there are about forty-eight different kinds
of Presbyterians in the world, and one
objoot of the oounoil was to bring them
luto closer harmony and unity.
General Garfield did not exceed the truth
when he said to the 400 young gentlemen
who visited him the other day, and who
are voters this year for the first time, that
the spectacle was unparalleled in this coun
try. It may be as truly said, that the mass
of the young voters of the oouutry have
always been on the side of the Republican
party, as it represented the growth of ideas
and goncral progress, while the Democrats
have been confessedly a stationary party,
elinging to the Ideas of the fathers and
grandfathers ot the party. The Democrats
are just now widely discussing the declara
tions for Hancock of George Banoroft and
Robert C. Wlnthrop. Mr. Garfield's 400
young men who will "vote on ago" nex'.
Tuesday present a much more Imposing
appoarance than these eminent "Hoppers''
who were probably "voting ou age" away
back somewhere in ths neighborhood of the
Mr. Bayard declared ill New York that
the resumption of specie payments could
not haye been effeeted except by Dvuioeat
io aid, Mr. Belmont at the same lime and
meeting declared the funding of the 0 ner
oeuts, into 4 per cents, oould novor have
been accomplished without the aid given
to tho public, orsdit by the election of a
Deiuooratio House and Its econoniio legis
lation. Both these distinguished publio
men are "in a fix." They want to be con
sidered as oonservativos and "hard money"
men. Yet the reoord is egainst them as to
their party, and as to the Delaware Senator,
in his voles-' Mr. Bavanl vntail amiiiui
the Pubiio Credit act of 1809, and he led
the Demourauo opposition to the Fundinii
act of 1870. He also led the opposition in
1874-5 to the Resumption Act. Right or
wrong in these positions, it is not fur Mr.
Bayard to claim at this late. date that ths
Democratic party is entitled to the credit
or merit of funding the six per cent. 5-2Us
into me present lour per oents., or of the
resumption of specie payments. He can
not do that any more than he can claim to
have aided the restoration of ths double
standard. Mossrs. Bayard and Belmont
are slllicted with uiireadiusss. Their
claim, like their wit. is of the staircase and
after the occasion.
OUR ROCHESTER LETTER.
ih. Tel. Believing that the happen
ings of a woek in a busy city, gleaned by a
newspaper man, maybe of interest lo your
readers, I will submit them, together
with other bits of news and gossip.
The return of cold weal her has brought
thousands of ponple back to their homes
from sea shore and country, Improved and
benefited. Even the ministers give cvi
donee of the inspiration stored away in
their natures by weeks of rest and sight
seeing. Their sermons are fresh, bright,
sparkling, and able. The churches are
well filled once more. Passing along the
main thoroughfares last Sunday evening
after church services, the writer found
them filled with people returning from
church. This speaks well for the morals
of a city. Besides, It is not fashionable "o
stay away from church In these days. In
society you are averaged up according to
whether you go to church or not and what
church you attend. Perhaps this ought
not be, but it Is,
Politics are discussed everywhere and by
everybody. Even the ladies take a hand
in the exciting topics. Local publics re
ceive but little attention, the stars around
which all lesser lights gather are Garfield
and Hancock. It would amuse you to
hear the Democrats claim this and thot
state Ohio for instance ihey will tell
you without blushing and in dead earnest
that they will carry Ohio next week. In
diana is in their old pork barrel salted
down and they expect to eat it in Noven
ber, but a good many Republicans are fo
saying the morsel will slic k in the throat
of the Democracy and choke it to death.
I want to tell you of a litllo experience
hail with the famous Dr. Slude, the spirit
ualist who has puzzled professional men
in r.urope recently, ami who is stopping
in iniscny ior i ne present. Liast&utunlay
evening, two representatives from this
paper called on the gentleman at his hotel
auu akeu for an exhibition of his wonder
ful powers or rather a manifestation by
the spirits. Tho doctor who is a handsome
well formed young man of about thirty
years, received the serilies verv cordiallv
and invited them in, after a pleasant chat
of a few minutes the doctor requested the
visitors to thoroughly examine tho room
and everything in it ; when satisfied that
nothing in the way of traps, etc., used by
jugglers were in the room, all three gather
ed around a table in the centre of the
room. The feet of the doctor were held
firmly by one of the visitors, while the
other watched operations above the
table. In response to the nueslion iiro
nounded bv tho doctor: "Snii-ita do vnn
want to talk tv night?" three, distinct raps
neani ami leu., were macio on the tuple,
1 he doctor then got up and went into
another part of the room to procure a slate
anu while ne was gone the limbs or ttie
visitors were clutched by hands underneath
the table though the closest scrutiny re
vealed nolhiug. Two slates wore placed
together, one on ton of the other and a
bit of pencil placed between. Tho hands
of the doctor were held by the visitors, who
placed an arm on each end of the slute.
1 he doctor requested the spirits to write
message to one of the young men. Im
mediately sounds of rapid writing came
from between tho slutes, continuing until
the slate was writton full. Tiirninir the
top slate over, the bit of pencil was found
and on the slate was a message from Dr.
Bly, a prominent oitizen of Rochester who
died a few years ago. He will probably be
remembered by J. Sum. Blyth, as a manu
facturer of artificial limbs. The table,
which was a heavy walnut one, began to
tremuie anu thougn the newspaper men
tried to hold it down it was lifted bodily
from the floor and stuid there half a min
ute. A wealthy oitizen of this city has
offered a considerable sum of money, if
me uoocor win anow a committee ol littoen
Bcientmo men to thoroughly investigate
cue doings ot tne doctor and stnte at a
publio meeting their honest and candid
opinion on what they saw and to what
tney atribute llie mysterious power.
1 lie amusement season is hot starting in
very brisk. Politics intorfere with thea
ters, concerts and operas to a great extent,
The llolutuns commenced a fairlv success.
fill weeks engagement Saturday niirht.
Sallie Ilolnian has had her day, uud her
voice begins to show the wear and tear of
ji-uia. 1 1, a iiiuiuineiii, stars 01 wie coun
try are billed for the entire season, which
promises to boa most successful one.
The Western New York Fair closed its
twelfth annual exhibition last Friday.
The attendance was very large and the ex
hibition above the svoraire. I have been
engaged in watching tin National base
ball league which has been in session here
lor three days past, 'I he session was not
entirely harmonious as the result of the
annual meeting in December will prove.
Next weok I will devote part of my letter
io iui peopie are wearing, what It costs,
anu uiner uiuLiers. i ruly yours.
W. B. M.
CrYAuiMi a County. The Republican
majority in Cuyahoga county for the 8u
premo Judge of the Slate is a little less
Cy Fuller says "llicse times are uncul
enough for hini," and many others equally
goou jjeuiocruts believed In uud voted
upon the same Idea.
A liquid fuel for steamships and locomo.
lives is attracting the attention of engi-
ncura in r.urope ami Asia, it has been
tried with complete success on the fastest
Russian mail boat on the Casman .. n.l
is lo be adopted on the locomotives of
.m ions Asiasuo lines, ino nuid issimply
the refuse of petroleum oil. which is IIHI.
riud in an iron tank and blown into spray
inside the furnace by a jetot steam, where
it burns with a rourimr sheet, ,.t n,,,
Such a means of communication reuuires
no stoking, and the flame can ) nimiitm-
lated like a jet of gas, and ths steam pres
sure is easily regulated and keDt constant.
Moreover, there are no aslinn .n.i ti,
smoke is free from snlpher.
TO MAKK BkLTS HUN ON Till fmi
PUU.KYB. It is a 00111 moil OOCiinoir. fnr
bells to run on one side of the pullev.
This arises from one of two causos. 1st.
One or both of the pulleys may be conical,
and of course the belt will run on the
higher Bide: The most effectual remedy
for this would be to straighten the faoe of
the pulleys. 2d. The shafts may not be
parallel, or exactly in line. In this case
the belt would incline of to the side where
the ends of ths shafts coma tlm n.n,.i to.
gether. The remedy in this oose would be
lo slacken up on the hanger bolts, and
drive the hangers out or in as the oase may
be, until (Kith ends the shaft become
parallel. This can be determined by get
ting theoentres of Ihn shutta mi l,..ii. u.,.i.
by means of a long lathe, or a light strip
Youngslown, O., is going to add fifty
thousand dollars subscription to the hun
dred thousand already raised for the An
son Wood Mower and iteu(er Works to be
brought to that city.
Why is an Auctioneer like a man with an
ugly countenance; because he's always for
bidding. If your countenance is forbid
ding by reason of blotches or pimples try
Traits of Character.
Albsnv, wh-re his lather, Judge Conkiiiig,
then resided. Me received an ucadfMnic
education, studied law and wrwit to Uiiea
18-ltl. There he has resided ever since.
Judge Conkling has three sons. Auro
lian, Roscoeand Frederic k. They all grew
be iiimi) of fine appearance and great
physical strength. Ameliaii ws the larg
est of the brothers, being Co isiderably over
six feet in higlh, broad shouldered aiul of
powerful build. Even in early life they
were all men of strong diameter, of re
markable self-reliance, and inclined tn bo
dispiitalious. Tey were politicians before
they were voters, anil, as they never agreed
about politics among themselves, it used
be said of them that they were to inde
pendent to belong to the same parly. An
reliaii acted with the Democracy, while
Itosroe was a Whig, inclined toward Sew
ardism. and Frederick a "Silver Gray,
Aureliaii died many years ago. Hoscoe
at the head of tho Republican parly, and
Colonel Frederick A. Conkling, after afiil
inting with the Liberal Republicans,, is
w in accorii with the Democracy.
Roscoe Conkling became prominant at
the bar when quite a young lawyer, lie
tilled the office of district attorney of
Oneida county in lHoO, when only 2i years
age. He was III iVor of the city of Utica
eight years later, fie was always an elTee
livespeaker and took an active part in pol
ities. His boldness made him popuar with
his associates of his own age, while his dig
nified si vie and sound sense recommended
him to those of more advanced years and
wider experience. On one oecassion, when
Roscoe was quite young, his father, Judge
Conkling, was announced to speak at a
political meeting in Livingston county.
When he came forward on the platform
the chairman introduced him as "Judge
Conkling. the father ot Roscoe Conkling."
The Judge's dignity was offended, and af
ter t lie meeting he took the chairman to
task for the manner of the introduction.
The old saying, "like father like son,"
certainly holds good in the case of the
Conkling family. The old Judgo Whs
proud reserved, and unconcerned about
the good opinion of others, and his son;
inherited lliis disposition. Aurelitin was
the moat companionable of the three, but
even he had tin nppenniiice of haughtine
which whs rcpellnnt to stranp'ra. Koscoe
Conkling lofty bt'iiritifr I ma been often
criticised, yet his seeming arroa-nce dis
appears among his friends, and he po??escs
no ordinary degree the qualities of a
charming companion. lie. is a sturdy ha
ter, mid makes no effort to conceal his feel
ings when ho dislikes a person. "Expedi
ency" is a word not to he found in his vo
cabulary. Ho would not conceal or repress
his true feelings if the great object of his
ambition were die assured price of dissim
ulation. His friendship is as stead fast and
loyal as his enmity is bold and uncom
promising. Ho makes it a rule of life never to accept
any favor or attention involving tho ex
penditure of money, except in the way of
that social intercourse which is usual
among all classes. Not long since, on an
oecassion of a visit to this city, he was
down on Wall street in company with a
Slate officer and another triend. They
wore going up to the Fifth Avenue Hotel,
and the Hi ale ollieer called a hack, mndc
bargain with I lie driver lo take them for
dollar and a bull", unci when they reach
ed the hotel paid the man that amount.
Sir. Conkling drew 50 rents from his pock
et and handed it to the state officer, who
expressed an unwillinuness to receive it.
"Sir," said the Senator, "I always pay my
own buck hire. You will be good enough
take tbut money." The tone was un
mistakable, and tho money was quietly
transferred to tho Btatc officers pocket.
Mr. Conkling carries the principle of
paying ins own way to such extremes
that when attending" a political meeting
will not allow a hotel bill, a railroad
e, or even the price of a conveyance to
scuieu except out oi ins own pocket.
Tho Chairman of tho Congressional
Committee in an address of congratula
lion lo the voters.of the country over th
victories gained on Tuesday last, save :
"Tho voto or tho 12th Is duo to the fear
Democratic ascendancy, or the solid
Q.l... .1, !.....; -c .
uimmpiu wouiiiiuuuu, oi me ruin io our
llldllHt.ricfl Hint. tVOIllfl follow Tl.,rtn.r,if.n
free trade experiments, of the disasters to
uusiiicss anu mooring anu otucr interests
ment policy when all is prosperous now.
lou-nm uoucu iiurm against a vinuic.
tive solid South."
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your efforts until a complete and over-
nui-inMU vicwry in novemncr snail
crown them with the assurance or Ropub-
iii.au KHoriitimifTV- lino rum irani itin nam.u
uu prooperuy wnicn win surely accom
Somebody sends us a thirty page pam
with which tho west is now Hooded
is printed in Loudon by the Froe Trade
Cobdcn Club, and tho title page reads:
"The Western Farmer or America, by
Augustus Mongredicn, (author or Free
Trudo and English Commerce,) Casscl,
Peter, Oiilpln & Company, London,
printers." The dedication reads: "Those
pages are respectfully Inscribed to tho
runner or America by their Biucore rrlend,
Jloiigredien, Forrest Hill, near Lon
Eng., May, lbSO." The argument or
book is to show the Tanner or tho west
much more they aro forced to pay
all their goods by reason of tho pro-
tection afforded by the American Tariff
the manufactures of New England and
iiiucu money nicy count save bv nur.
chasing of free trade England. Would
vote fiir the repeal or the American
tariff? This political book of Democrats
needs no comment.
Little Nerve Pills,
MEM A HP WOMEN.
Every nerroui pfnon thonld try Carter Little
Ncrv Till, lilii, nre iiwlc sinfully (r tin:
who iufler from NiTVousnetia. Shxi'lcssne;,!!,
Nervous and Sitk licaifeOit:, weak Momac i,
I)ys;cpsll, IwHnMirm, tVu. They may be ustj
alone or lu cnuibiaatiun with Car:i:r Littlj
Ltvcr 1'ills. ami In cither w:ll !ve uv?a
prompt and i;r:.t:fM, ix-lief. I)yi.x';..A omI
you Nervutia, ud Nervouacw mains yi t
pcptlcj eiihcr one render you mi:niUe, aud
these little pith cure both,
ni.'iL "5 ceaUl 1oltl DrutgUu or lent by
CARTER MEDICINE CO New York.
On Monday OctoW ISl.li, wh nlmll return to onr Oi l)
QUARTE11S wliioh linvo lieen cnluignil, improved, renovat
ed nnd put in the liest po.ssildo slmjie for our large nntl con.
ntnntly increasing trade. .Everything neat, clean, light, In
anticipation of our improved facilities for handling nnd show
ing goods we have laid in extra large lines, nnd Khali have in
stock fully 20 thousand dollars worth of seasonalile goods.
All the new styles of Dress good, novelties, phiids, dress
flannels, wool serges, lilack nnd colored cashmires. 2000 yards
of 20ct. dress goods. All these goods nre secured at lower
prices thnn ever before.
Full line Cloaks and Dolmans in all the new styles.
Prices range from $5 to $20, better goods for less money
than last year. Call early while the assortment is complete.
Shawls nre cheap, we show all kinds. IVisly and fine Csh
meres shawls nre a speciality with us, and wemakeyou lower
figures than any where else iu town. Heavy Black Silks for
Sacks and Dolmans, black silks for dresses. All prices from
75 c. to $2,50. Our $2 black silk is a big drive. Colored
silks in great variety. Gimps and fringes, buttons and trim
mings, every thing that is wanted. We are head quarters for
Domestics. Brown and bleached Cottons are selling very low
some kinds nie lower than ever before. A splendid Brown
Cotton for 4cts. and the very best is 7 1-2 and 8. Lonsdale
bleached nt 9c. or 8 3-4 by the piece. Langdon 10c. You
never bought these goods as low before. Pillow cotton 0-4
10-4 Sheetings, Prints, 3 cases at 5c. Prints Gc. best 7c. Can
ton Flannels are Belling nt the lowest hist year prices. Ve are
wholesale agents for Chirks spool cotton. Shirting flannels
gray checks, blues, all kinds, and cheap underwear. The la
dies 50 cent, best in the market better ones at 65, 75, $1,
nnd all wool nt 1,25 and $2. Ladies and gents scarlet wool
under wear. We are selling our scarlet goods just 25c under
others. Ilosery nnd gloves of every description. 100 doz.
heavy wool socks at 25c.
Ladies felt and flannel skirts, braided, embroidered and
plain. Water proofs, repellants, Ladies cloths. Finally the
completest and most attractive stock of Dry Goods ever
opened up in Ashtabula County. They were bought in
large quantities and low, and will be sold at closer profits
than any of the old style stores dare offer. Call and look at
our goods and don't bny unless you find every thing as rep
KEPLER & CO.
a a neiasirjiLTr
OF Mtt. SMITH'S TWO WEEK'S VISIT TO NEW YORK
Is running over in every
Owing to the rush by the people after bar
gains time hasn't been found to make out a
price list of the many drives offered. Until
such is ready we suggest that you bring with
you the price lists published by other firms in
the county or state who have more time, and
we will duplicate goods and prices, while in
many things we are able to show
SPECIAL BARGAINS !
That will do you good to see. Bearing this
in mind will save you money 1
Our display of 5 and 10 Cent Goods is
immense. An hundred and one useful house
hold articles, usually sold at several times the
sum we ask. Call and save money 1