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"Erth io erth, end ilf.t dust I"
Here the evil nnd the jut,
Here the ymih!til and t!ie hl,
Here thrleorl'ul and the bold.
Here the nmlrcn and the maid,
' l :r one silent hed are laid :
' ; Here the vatul nnd the kirg
Side by side lie withering;
Here the sword and scepter nut
' Earth to earth, Rtid dust to dust!"
:' Age and ape rhall roll ulmip,
O'er this pale und iniphty tlironp,
Those that wept then, tliour tlu.t weep
- ' All khall wiih these sleepers sleep.
Urotliers sitert of the worm,'
Summer's sun and winter's Monn,
Kong of peace and b.ittle' rosr,
. Ne'er shsll break their solemn trust
. Death shall keep his sl'imbers more,
t 'Erih to tanh, and dnt tu dut !
" Tint 'a day is coining fust.
farlh, the ii)iihi it and thy last,
It hall come in fear and wondrr,
' ' ' Heralded hy trump and thunder,
It shall come in strife and toil,
' It shall come in hlood and spoil,
., , , It shall come in empire' groans,
Hunting temples trampled thrunes,
' Then, ambition, rue thy lust ! '
;V. .'''Earth to earth, and du.l to dust!"
' ' Tnen ah-11 come the judgement sign,
Jn tie east the Kinp shall shine,
Flashing from heaven's gulden gate,
" ' Thousands thousntids round his stukc,
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i ,- bptrils with the crown and plume,
" ' Tremble then, thou silent tomb I
. 'Jjeaven shall open in our sight
. , i Karth be turned to lixing light,
'' ' 'Kingdoms of the ransom 'd just
vEarth to earth, and dust to dut !"
v, Tlen shall, gorgeous ss a gem
"' Shine thy mount, Jerudlnn,
.T.Then shall in the desert rie
! ' Fruits of more thsu Paradise,
' , ' lEa'rth by angel feel be trod.
I : - One great garden of her Clod,
"' Till are dried the martyr's tears,
' " Through glorious thousand years,
Now in hope of him we trust
'Earth to earth, and dust to dust !"
.... . FREE SOIL.
""Hurrah for free soill I go for free
' oil,' id a rumseller in our hearing the
" 6ther 3ay, swinging his hat.
, .,, t'Dbyou sir? Ah! what is free soil?"
.VFfW ,0Ml 'hy, soil where there is
I to slave, and no man that b.ijs and sells
i.ue." '.' ..
"Ah I then you 11 vote to hae your own
' ' "What do you mean? There no
';J 'NoneJ . What is poor Joe Blarney but
'"a slave to his bottle ? and who are you
., but tbe. man who has dragged him into
t laery and keep him there, binding him
in chains tighter than were ever put upon
'i peer Btazilan captive. Talk about free
" ijoil,hile there are 7000 licensed grg-
shbpil'in tbe Empire State, crushing the
..Jiopessnd brisking the hearts of ten tliuu
' sanj i'amilie I ; There is no free toil here
till we have wept off every grog-shop
nd olesred you all out every manure
a lurer ef miserable drunkards.'?,, .., i t ( ,
X ; The gentleman puton his hat and march-
y. 'J"! ,''
: CITY OF
From ih Knickerbocker.
IN AN ARTIST'S STUDIO.
VVe have "laughed until we cried" eier
'Stne in an JlriisVs Studio,'' described by
"Tom Peppery" ' in one of the . chapters
whioh depicts the reMilfrsf romancing.-
It should be premised that he is in the
painting room of Mr. Ardent, a gifted nr
list, where are a great many ensts of Ve
niisesand Apollo, empty champagne bot
tles, elephants' teeth, e clay figure w jlh a
white satin robe over its shoulders, but
with nothing on its legs; a Roman shield,
o Gothic chair, a plaster horse and a mart
Lie dog,' all planed together in one corner;
the walls ore covered with cartoon draw
ing of heads, iirrr.s and, toros, soino of
them finished with exquisite nicety, and
all of thaip displaying a masterly hand.
There are landscapes, half-iihUhed por
traits, and di.igrains in abundance, but no
thing coarse or nlnr. There is a m.ig
nifiuetit - mahogany chair, covered with
crimson velvet, placed on a kind of throne,
in front of which stands an unfinished
porlrnilof a lady, which Mr. Ardent takes
down and turns to the wall belure
the writer has i.n opportunity to mark it
put denial ly, mid in spile of all his entrea
ties, he refuses lo allow him to look nl it.
! One corner of the room is srreened off by
j a large mounted canvas;, which he turns
round, nndhow him the figure of Apol-
lo that hf. had s;ol en of. Tom is rharm-
ed hy the majestic beauty of the figure,
: the dignity of presion which the iirtWt
; had imparled to the features, the depth and
I richness of ihe color, and the purity Willi
j which the figure, although entirely nude,
stemeil to be invented, lint ohterve what
, ensue" : . t
' "Come," suiil'Ardeiit, taking up his
iniiul-stick, brushes and palette; "takeoff
your hut, and try to auitie that fierce
Look which you nut on when von struck
"I ennnot assume a look," I replied ; "1
can only look as 1 led."
Well, now, like thst much belter,"
said he: 'you look precisely as 1 wish
you to. Oniy remain so for a moment."
And he began: to touch upon his picture
as I stood before him.
"Won't you lake off your coal and era
vat?" he s-id. "Thank you. It yon
couhl lake off your vest ronveniemiy,"
he said, in Ins persuasive manner, "1
should like it very much."
1 took off my vest, as he requested, and
to oblige him slill further, took off my
shirt, then my pantaloons, until at last I
stood belbre him as naked as the figure he
was painting; and I was so charmed by
his conversation, and so desirous of obli
ging him, that I felt quite unconscious ol
my rather novel position, lie continued
talking and painting, only interrupting
himself occasionally to request me lo va
ry my position. und I listened to him with
out the least diminution of interest in his
conversation) but we were suddenly in
terrupted by somebody . turning the han
dle of the dour and as he had neglected
: tu lock iti, I had but barely time lo jump
behind the canvass .before (he door was
opened and a lady entered.
I "Ah ! how do you do, Mre. Napkin ?"
said Mr. Ardent; "are you pretty well
j "No, 1 am not well, and you know I
;am not," said the lady.
"Ah I I am very sorry, said the ar(ut.
" I hen pay me inv money ; I don't want
)any body lo be sorry for me that owes me
I money," said the lady seating herself,
I "It is very unfortunate .'or ine," said
I he, depreealingly, "but really I have not
' got a shilling tins morning," :
"A pretty fellow you are," said she, "lo
be up here paiuting naked figures, and
eating my bread, and my children in want
of shoes to their leet ! .
"Good heavens, Mrs. Napkin!" said
he, "it is very unreasonable in you to talk
in that manner!. 1 iae already given
you my Watch, that is worth '.more than
five times the amount 1 owe ypu; you
have taken the silver palette thai was giv
en to me by the Academy, besides keep
ing all my wardrobe, and I have paid you
a good deal of money beside since you
turned me out of your hoube." ' 'i
"Well, all I know is,T want my mon
ey; and I' won't leave without I get it, or
in full 4'alue," said the lady. "Every
body must lake care of themselves in this
seltish world.", . ,
"But my dear friend,", said he .
"O it's very . easy .thing to. say my
dear friend," , said , W rt. N'pkin.
that' not giving me my money., I must
have my money. However, if you won't
pay me, J wll just pay my self !",'.' '
"For Heaven' sake don't touch those
ihingal" f iclsimed Mr. Ardent; and
hereupon a souffle look place between the
artist and hit creditor, and before 1 could
discover what they were about, I heard
the coort'.ave to, and the artist look'ng
the Tress the People's rights maintain,' .
WARSAW, MISSOURI, SATURDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 2, 1848.
behind the canvass, exclaimed in great
consternation t "my dear fellow she lias
run off w flh all your clothes!"
; . .
"It is very distressing," said the artist,
"to be in debt, and particularly lo women:
they are so urgent in their demands, and
so unreasonable in their expectations, I
really believe that I have paid my landla
dy three or four .times the amount of her
bill, and yet she continues to hsunt me!"
"My good fellow," said I, "if you have
paid the woman, of course you taken a
receipt from her "
,' "A receipt!" said the artist. "Well,
that is something I never thought of; I
wi-h I had, for she is continually threat
ening me with a law suit."
"Very well," said I, "if you have been
so careless, you mul suffar for your neg
ligence ; but thai is no fault of mine, und
I am not going naked this chilly weather
because vou have got a dishonest landla
dy." : - . : i . ,a
"Ah ! I am very sorry !" said Mr. Ar
dent, "but what can I do?"
'What can you do?" I replied. "It
strikes me thai the way is very plain be
fore you ; go get a warrant against the
harridan for stealing my clothes, and I
will wait here for you lo return with
Ihctn ; but you must be back -soon, for 1
have an appointment to keep." '
"Ah! but consider that she is a wo
man," said the artist.
"A woman! she is a hag!" I exclaim
ed, growing vexed at the coolness of the
painter; Vbut do as you choose: cither
sirip and give me your own clothes, or go
and get mine. J hove an appointment to
keen, nnd I cannot break it.
"Ihive yon?" said he; "that is so nn-frirtiin-atc!
But just stand up for a few
minuses, until I finish clazinu over the
head with this maddsr that I have got on
"io, no; I cannot wait longer,'' said I,
"You must, or Iho effect of my picture
will be spoiled, " said he.
"But I tell you thai 1 must be gone,"
said I. "It is impossible ; I cunnot."
' " I hen 1 swear to you hy all that is sa
cred, if you don't, 1 will not let you budge
lrmthe room to-night!" he exclaimed,
with a determined air, and looking me
sternly in the f.ice.
,1 saw there was no use in expostula-
in'g, and as the enthusiast had me com
pletely in his poner, I could do nothing
but yield to his demands ; and placing my
self in the proper r04e, he commenced
rubbing on his confounded madder on the
canvass, w hioh seemed lo afford him as
much pleasure as it did me chagrin. At
last he laid dnwn his palette nnd Irtish,
and throwing his arms around my neck,
"Yon are very good, and I am very
grateful to you." .
, t "But." said 1. "this is gelling to be a
very serious matter, my friend; you seem
lo forget (hat I am standing here without
a rag of clothes lo my back !" '
"Very true.M said lie, "you are in rath
er an awkward box; but I will go out
and try and pet your clothes, hack. But
suppose that Mrs. Napkin will not deliv
er them without I pay her what she claims
to be due her? I have got no money.
Couldn't you lend me some? and 1 will
pay you very soon."
, "Do you forget," said I impatiently.
"that the woman has not only carried off
my cluthet, but everything that was in my
"So she has! What shall I do?" again
said the artist, as he stood hesitatingly!
: "Allow me lo suggest to you," said I,
Who propriety of bringing me a suit of
your own clothes, then, that I may be re
lieved from my -.awkward position."
"It happens very unfortunately," said
he, "that 1 have left my entire wardrobe
in pledge for a smull sum that I owe ano
ther landlady for a trifling board bill. I
declare to you that 1 don't know what to
uo. . ,
There was but one alternative for me,
so I wrote a note to Mr Bassett, request
ing him togive the bearer twenty dollars,
and (old the artist after he procured the
money, to obtain' my clothes, and bring
them to me; he then left mo, locking the
door, end taking the key. with liiio. .He
was gone long lime, and I had to leap
about the room to keep myself from free
zing. I partly clothed myself by robhino
clay figure of its rhantle of red velvet.
which itood in a corner, and tried to a
muse myself by looking into Mr. Ardent'a
portfolios, and examining his unfinished
pictures, wlncn were turned to the wall,
I was ss much astonished at the beauty tf
his paintings, their surprising harmony of
color, ana purity pJ leeltng, as l was at
his simplicity of character and elevated
mlnd He seemed, in truth, to be tin
tdtar compound of lofty genius, with i
mind of more than child-like simplicity.
Hit want of tacj ih the ordinary (fairs of
1'e, wat doubtless" owing to hit' mind ae-
ingto'wholly absorbed jn bit trl ; fort?
, "'. Unaw'd by influence, unbribed
an eagle would starve on a dunghill, where
a barn-door iAm I would pick up a subsis
tence, eo do such men as Ardent starve in
the world, while meaner persons contrive
to live in splendor. I could really par
do' the artist' for the very uncomfortable
position into which he had unwittingly
thrust me, although my vexntion was al
most mibeartihjf. I had suflicient time to
get cool before he relumed, and,, indeed,
when I heard his step-in the pasuagt, 1
was so completely exhausted, for it was
nearly v'ark, that my teelh chattered with
the cold. He hud a covered basket in his
hand, which I supposed, of course, con
tained my clothes ; and ss I demanded them
hastily, he said :
"I have not gol your clothei, my good
friend, but I have gol you something to eat,
and here is a bottle of champagne to warm
you." - .' , . , .,
Vexed hd disappointed asl felt, I was
too happy in having something to eat, lo
reprove him, and immediately fell to upon
the cold tongue, bread nnd butter and
champagne, which he had brought me,
Wc grew very merry together, and I
laughed heartily at his perplexities in try
ing to get back my clothee. He had ob
tamed the money from Mr. lVissett with'
out any difficulty, although he had to wait
a couple of hours for him to return '.o his
counting-room from dinner, and at last
had been so vexed at the exorbitant de
mands of his landlady, 1 hat he swore he
would not pay hera dollar, and had to come
away without my clothes utter nl'. - j
"Well," said I, "it was very good of
you to think of bringing me something to
eat. How much , money have you cot
lelt?" J '
"The truth is, my rieur fellow," aid he
embracing me again, "I h ive not got any.
But you will not be vexed with me? 1
urn very sorry that il happened so. But
what could 1 do? I remembered that I
wanted more colors before I could finish
my large picture, and so 1 stepped into
De Bistre's to procure what 1 wanted,
and when 1 gave the mercenary w retch the
twenty dollar bill which I received from
your Irieml, would you behove that the
rascal refused to return me my change,
and told me he would place I he balance to
"I leaven tavcyou!" I exclaimed, "what
shall I do to-night for my clolhcs?"
"I am very sorry," ejaculated !!r. Ar
dent again, "hut how could I help il ? I
did not think that De Bistre was such a
kind of man." .
"And pray," I asked, "how did you
procure the champagne and cold tongue ?"
"O, 1 left the madder w Inch I bought
in pledge for the amount," said he.
So I was imtv worse oil' than before,
and os il was now quite dark, 1 gave up
all hopes of being liberated for the night,
and alter Mr. Ardent had lighted a can
dle, which he stuck in the neck of the
chtunp:igne bottle, 1 wrapped myself up
in the fragments ol the cloth which 1 found
in his room, nnd forgot nil my perplexities,
while he delivered o me n lecture on the
principles id his art, w hich was so min
gled up' with shrewd observations on men,
mid profound reflection on the ' philoso
phy oi luo, tint I felt mysell not only am
ply Compensated for nil the trouble he hid
pul me to, but indebted to him for his in
The best way to get help in the world,
it lq help yourself. Show that you need
aid, and all will turn a cold shoulder to
you; but prove that you can do without
folks, and they will beg to give you a liA.
I T The above is Lul loo true, as is to
be seen almost every day, Buf only let
a fellow gel a downv ard sturt in,fhe world,
and who too poor or mean lo give him a
kick ? Vitilor. . , .
A MOTHER'S INFLUENCE.
Said Greene, lhe reformed gambler:
"My father wat a drunkard. My moth
er died when I was only seven yeart old.
Un lhe morning Leiore my mother bade
adieu to earth, she called me to her bed
side, and amid her tears thus addressed
me: 'my ton, your mother it going to die;
you are young; your father is dissipated,
and you will be thrown upon your own
resources I want you to solemnly prom
ise, that you will never use intoxicating
drinks as a beverage!' That' morning by
the bedside of my dying mother, 1 thus
promised. And never, from that day lo
this, although placed iti' constant tempta
tion to violate my pledge, have I forgotten
the promise made to my dying'roother,
O! that the hail warned in a against gum
bling!. I believe at firmly at I believe in
my being, that if, on the day of her death,
she had bade me beware of the black art
of gambling, that I should have nerer be
come a votary to that abominable yicel
Mothers, ye know 'not what power ye
have to bind your tont to honesty, to pie
ty, purity and truth Make lhe tril
and .w.nny more ol our choice children
njay be saved'frpm in infamous life, and
eVesdful death:-' ; ' I t .;
CHOICE OF A WIFE.
I nk not beauty 'tit a gleam
. That tints the morning sky ;
I ask not learning 'lit a ttreairV
1 hat glides unheeded by.
I ask not wit it is a flash ''
t That often blinds' fin tons eye;
I ask not gold 'lis glittering trash
That causes man to sigh.
I ask good sense, a taste refined,
Candor w ith prudence blended
A feeling heart a virtuous mind,
With chari'y attended.
In the Buffalo Commercial Advertiser, I
the following mention it made of thit new
"This is the euphonious nam given to
on extensive region lying north oi
coiiFin and Iowa, in which, at the Wet-
tern papert advise us, incipient slept have
been taken toward! the lormation of a ter-
ritonai government.' Several promising
settlements have already been made with
in the b.undt or the new territory ; the h ;, itate(j t ,he Lm&on Timet, of a
soil for the most part is represented to be ,a5e j, ,, , .ub,,,,,.,,, fire i, burn
very good, the country it finely watered Sheffield. England, which hae
and timbered, and the climate it milder
and more congenial than in the correspon
ding latitude of New England. We well
rememher it was but a lew years ago
when flour, pork and potatoes were tent
lroin tins port for the supply of the fami
lies settled where is now the beautiful and
ilouri-hing city of Milwaukie. Iowa was
then unknown, save as a wild hunting
ground of the Indians, and we remember
publishing by requett, the proceeding! al
uuouque-then without the iimitt of the
organized Slates or Territories of the L o-
ion of a self constituted court U try a
. .. 1 1" ... . 1 . Tk t .....1 -
...a.. ..-,,.GU i u.ur.ier. t iic icw j.irop.o
inen at mat remote point, inougn tieyona
the jurisdiction of law, elected a judge.
sheriff and prosecuting attorney, einpsn-l
neiied u jury, assigned the prisoner coun
sel, tried, convicted and hanged the m"ur-
derer, and, to show Ihst every thing was
done right, senl ut a certified statement el
all tiieir proceeding! .r publication. scarcely daring to breathe, Waa aitUitg by
This was but little more than ten yean a- his bed; her eervanta, exhausted by con
go. Now Dubuque is a flourishing town .m watching, had all left her. It wai
in the limits of the Mate of lows.- In a pt midnight a door wat open for1 ,aiV
few years more, Mmesota, whose name ,he heard, iri the ttillnest of the nighty a
sounds so strangely, will be knocking for wlIidow open below ttairs; and fooft after
udmission into the Union as a sovereign approaching footsteps. A moment more,'
Mate. . Nothing in history surpasses or e- man with hie" lace diiguiied, entered
ven equals the erowlh of the Far North- ihe room, ; She instantly taw her hut
west. The ear scarcely becomes familiar band'! danger, and anticipating the deaign'
with the name of its terriioriet, and ge- 0f t unwelcorae intruder, the pointed W
ographeri are at a loss to define their lira- her hutband.ind pressing her lingeV upon1
its on mopt that grace our wall, when her Bp to implore ailence, held out to the
like Minerva, springing into life in full robber her purae and keyt. To her eur
panoply, they challenge our admiration as prjget j,e too neither. Whether he was
firmly constituted, prosperous, independ- terrified or charmed by the courage of her
ent commonwealths. In truth, we have a affection, cannot be known. He left th
great and glorious country. It! hiitory is roonj , M(J without robbing a hbuse aahe
t romance, surpassing in ill fuctt the wild- ufied ky tuch ttrength of affection, he de
est creation of fictiom,' .,0 : ptrted; SaxonvilU hit.
MONUMENT TO THE SIGNERS. ji jvjj' DiK.K 'gtntleman hoM'
' Why is it, in thit monument-rearing knowledge of the French waa limited to a
age, that no one seems to have .thought of few words, and who waa ignorant of the
erecting one to the memory of the noble meaning of those, oalled in al one of our
and far-seeing men whose names are ap- French rtstnvfatt a few day since for hit
pended to the Declaration of Independ- dinner, i. .: i ' ':
ence? " ' "Vat vill you have, aara?" aihflhe A-
Baltimore long since' honored herself by tentiVe French waiter. ' . -discharging
a debt of patriotic gratitude lo 'Til take tome of that Mut whit do
her gallant defendert in the war of 1812, you call it? tame at I had yesterdays
by raising a beautiful monument, on which some French dith er other-" i!
are inscribed lhe names of those who fell
in the conflict at North Point. 'TM whole
nation it interested in the progress of the
Washington Monument at the Capital, and
w ill acquire credit irr the eyes ol the civ-
ilized world, when it is worthily eomple- - The poor waiter shrugged oil ahoul
ted. All thit it well and deserving of dera, and put en a look of perfect tstoa
commendation. There it an ithtold now- ishment, w hen his customer called fur a
er and value in all thete edificet", not only
at meraentoet of great and gloribnt deedt
and men, but at incentivet to' youthful
minds to emulate them. '
But whose memory it more worthy of
perpetuation, whose lofty patriotism shinet
more brightly in the history of the past, J
than that of the immortal signers oi the!
immortal instrument which announced our inquired the lacy. . -.
separate and independent existence at a ,.. Vj.want then locome up over pie calf,"
nation? I-et a befitting monument - be be replied. ,' ,
reared to them, and let the names signed "In that case it would lake tome time
to the Declaration twine around it, for oor to estimate I have never' knit stocking
children and 'bur children's "children to to cover the tc'Aoie body."; . .-.
gaze'npon wiln reverence and admiration, t .: ' 1 TrT'"j;:''V " ,
A. Y. Organ. ' ' ' . ' A beautiful orienttl proverb rum lhuty
' 1 ' y "With time arid patience the mdlleVry
1 f (iflittg Kclort.-After the yeiinger leaf become aaKri, How encoursjiiHi'
Mr. P;tt had made hit speech in the House is this lesson td'tlia iirtpativnt and tit
of Comm6ns,: Sir Robert Walpole,' in ' a ponding. And w l.at duiaoulty it thtia
sarcastio note, remsrked : ' , that man ahould quail, at, when a we'rot
"I apprehend the' young gentleman hat ear) accomplish to muih from ilia Wf t
not) town all his wild oatt." Ta'wUuh th mulberry.' " ' '
Mr. Tut replied in a, rejoinder: ; ' ' " ' mmr-m
"Age hut iti privileges, and joulhmay The UteA absatuf fcoud cssewstlha
have it fahlts, but the gentleman afford tending up of a riv",t Ut twenty th "art,
tmple illuslrationthat I ttill r'etain food to the pu'.nit, to te rtd ty the n i -ter,
' nougli for Ctese to reck at!" ' ' -1 i
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EDITORS AND I-ROPRIETOM.
SUBTERRANEAN FIRES. .
A correspondent of the Prttbyftha
gives the following brief account of sub
terranean fire in Eastern Text J ' '
There it a verv singular circumstance
in Shelby county, Ttxat, of well thai
hat been burning about twelve months,
at the lormer residence of Judge lusk.
When he moved from the puce he tout
tome logt over the well, from which he
had Deed water for several yeart. Some
lime after the woods Caught fire tnd the
timbers burning fell in, end ignited tome
substance, tupposed to be atone coal.
The rainy teasont have Dot extinguished
it, but il hat lumt incenantly. It doet
I notcive avert seeeable feeling to the vis
itor ; for it it neither ttiblime nor beautiful;
but from the deep grumbling noise that it
heard the sulphuriout smell, end the
- . . - r .4Tl,t
da" clond ot tmolce, that is continually
rising, a beholder it forcibly convinced
tW ihnr ! oMnalltt firx, snd brimstone in
fu. .u .':'.- viii ti1t
conjectured; perhaps' ome geologist
A.n .i' comfort to th. anxioirs mnids of
lhe iurroundin jnhabiUnta. br ehowina
,:n w iU r,nr lamination of the
been in existence in that vaclnity for a
century past, and which hat, at varieut
timet, undermined the ground. , Portion
or the Sheffield ttreet have ttin& year a
,ro, exposing Ihe fearful hollow beneath.
Hotiset have been rendered untenable on
account of block and choke damp, and cel
lars have been closed for yeart. Water
drawn up from wells there, it found per-
e . i - r . S..S- . A 7 !. -.
neJ hwt6 fforo jjM'uregin ,he fieldt, and
eciiy noi. jiiauy years ago names
, ,arln houM Ui undermined, waa torn
dl1wn Somc VMri .fter, a few coJUgee
were erected upon its tite, and they lufil
.... . .
W(;(j down ,d haVe en ,r,ndoned.
A WOMAN'S LOVE. ,:
A mtn who tiait at mire tod with a me-
lienant disease, .approached that crisis in'
in its stage, on which hh life leriri ed to de-
I engure JS recovery. Hi atixlout wife,-
pena. . oieep, unuuerriipicu siecu uiiut
. "1 do not recollect vat you did nave day
before dis.",.. . , . . . ;,
"Oh, some fried dib let's teef a fried
lpu de tnamortl btlieve that t wnai tney
call it." - : ' t "': i
fried thavihtrtiwid. , , . . ( i
. ..m. r.. .-- . 1 1 .
"What would you chajrge td' knit me a
I pair oi ttoekingt sue n as uiese r ineuir-
ed a foppish young fellow of a lady who
wat knillini a thick, warm pair of wool -
lens. . " 1 - . i '.' ,
"Would you htvetockt or stockings?"
' in:d vf importn.l ei.uruh iima,'
1.,-t . i - s,. e,tJ- fi ., -uj ,; ty t