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[FOR THE DEMOCRAT.
I pinefor the early days once more,
The years of the distant past;
When the lights of life were golden rays
Aeross which no shadows were cast.
I sigh for the true W*km-hearted friends,
Who loved and welcomed me then,.
Aid bitter, oh, bitter, the thought to me
That I ne'er shall greet them again.
No, never again, for the world is wide,
And our paths have parted for aye;
The current of Time is bearing.us on
Far away from our childhood's day.
We may sigh, we may weep for the joys
that have flown,
Baut we ne'er can recall them again;
The years that have passed to Eternity's
shore,
We weep and we sigh for in vain.
E. T.
Gov. Warmoth's Inaugural
Mr. President and Gentlemen of the Senate
and House of Representatives:
I am deeply impressed with the grave
and peculiar significance of this occasion
and the magnitude of the responsibility
which I am this day to assume. I trust
the bearts of all of us are moved and per
vaded by a realizing sense of the new and
serious duties we have been called upon to
discharge. Before me is the first legisla
tare as an equal member of the American
Union that has sat forseven years. I need
pot recount to you the history of these sev
en years, so fall of startling and wonderful
as well as painful and terrible events-so
pregnant with momenteos issues, so pro
dsomive of great and glorious results. Nor
do I deem it expedient at thistime to trace
the chain of causes which led to these
&vents, and produced these results, or to
dieeuse the questions of who have been
most culpable and responsible for whatev
er has been wrong or mistaken in the past,
and who are most deserving of credit for
whatever is good in the present. We have
here met not to speculate' upon the past,
nor to brood and quarrel over its ashes,
but rather to meet the great living issues
of the present and the duties which it im
poses upon us. We st-nd amid the ruins
of an old order of things; it should be ours
to work wisely and manfully for the estab
lishment of a new and. better order of
things upon the foundation which these
seven years have established. So long as
time is spent in futile and irritating dis
oassions upon the realness and probable
permanency of these foundations, or per
sistent and perhaps turbulent efforts to un
settle and upheave them, so long will the
public peace, order and tranquility refuse
to be restored, and so long will the restor
ation and development of all the great in
teri~ta of the State be delayed and endan
gered.
Gentlemen, the corner stone of' these
foundations laid and fixed forever by a
Swar, sealed as I firmly believe by the hand
of od himself, and recognized by that or
Sgnie law under which we have assembled,
and which I am here to swear to support
:sad defend is the equality before the law
.and the enjoyment of every political right
of all the citizens of the State, regardless
of race, color, or previous condition: and
only when this grand distinctive feature
Softhe new Constitution shall be stamped
on every act of legislation, and when such
legislation shall find approval and support
in that general public sentiment which
gives to law its vitality, will our State
fairly enter upon that career of greatness
and prosperity which the Almighty design
ed for her. It would be idle to deny Clinat
'while a large majority of our people have
testified in the strongest manrner to their
approval of that feature of the Constitu
tion of which' I have spoken, there is still
a minority, not wanting in intelligence
and virtue, who are strenuously opposed
to it Much is to be hoped from the good
sense, the discretion, and inherent love or
jaustice of the American people for the grad
aal wearing away of the prejudices nuon
which alone this opposition is founded.
Meantime let our course, while resolute
and manly, be also moderate and discreet.
Let legislation be kept as much as possible
'in harmony with the sentiments of the
whole people. It is better that the course
of legislation should rather fall behind than
to outstrip the popular wishes and de
mands. Let everything consistent with
right and justice be dane to bring back the
era of good feeling,;pnd to wash fram the
memories of all everything that tends to
" alienate one class or one party from an
other.
I refrain at this time from entering into
any discussion of measures which I may
deem of importance. In future I will dis
charge the duty imposed upon me by giv
ing to the General Assembly information
Srespecting the condition of the State, and
recommending to its consideration such
legislation ao may seem expedient. I ven
tore, however, tb urge immediately mens
uresfor the repression of lawlessness and
disorder now rife in many parts of the
etate. From many parishes we have al
mot daily accounts of violence and out
smepmany eases meet brutal and re
Slairng murders--without any effort on the
o the people to prevent or punish
We want peace and order without it
we can have no prosperity. SuchBo meso
ire s mnustbe adopted to secure life and
property as may be necessary. If the tax
-payers prefer to support a strong eonstabu- 1
ry force to doing their duty as citizens
by helping the officers, yes, by making the a
fcersof the law keep the peace, and pro
teest the life of every man, however_ poor,
then the responsibility will be upon them,
Mad not the tate administration. Every
body knows thiat the strong men, the pro
perty holders, and those who claim and
qommond the respect of their parish, could
ake it as peaceable and safe throughot
the 8tate as any part of the Union.
"'The hands of the courts must be strength- 1
ened and upheld-the peace officers must 1
do their duty--the good people must rise
up and vindicate the law. The press too,
vindletive and partisan, should unite with
the goveinment in denouncing crime, and
aid mn the establishment of ahoalthy pub
lio entiment which of itself would protect
the peace by its frowns upon evil doeom.
You should drive those drones upon socie
ty who eat but do not work, who consume
and pInodjoe nothing, more dangerousne to
.peea and rtty than famine or pesti- I
snce, to gotoo wor or Andi atother coun- a
try than this to curse.
I appear before you today not as a par
tIsan, but to take the oath ofoIoee prescrib
.ed for those who are chosen by the people
to discharge the duties of the office of goe
ehorrof onur State. My obect will be to
'ltiae the law~, protect the people, and I
aid it advancing the social, material, and
-.."tiial interests of the whole people. t
Slere the epoch has the smiles of Provi- t
4ies. Cursed for our sins with war, 0
mourged with the epidemic, our crog
blighted for a succession of years, our fair
t overflowed by the torrents of the
-islppi commerce paralyzed, the peo
:lem isoverished- thb event of my inau n
is welcomed by the full restoration r
a ivil government and re-admission into
the Uniaon, and fairest prospect for crops, F
isOding floods, and improving' credit. n
 us vie with each other in seeing who
shall receive most blessings for good a
.fithful services rendered the State. p
lS.The following is given as' one of
-~tanthorised regulations of the "city" of h
:o garument shall be made with short
Ihve, whereby the nakedness of the arm a
Sbe discovered in the wearing thereof;
siehras have garments already made y4
I~ta ort eleeves shall not hereafter wear ti
'.eei..unlees they cover the arms to the
l with-inen or otherwiseand that i
uBcrnso person whatever shall make
lrn.et-'for woman, or any of their
ti, th iSleeives more than halfan ell wide
la tlldest part thereof, and so propor- m
tio0nt for bigger or smaller persons. w
Loyal Loot,
HOLY HORROR OF 'H. G.
[From toe New York World.
s, The holy horfor of the Tribune over the
late "loot " in Abyssinia; where Napier's
soldiers are said to have stolen mule loads
le of books and pictures, and even to have
carried away the censers and chalices of
churches, inspired that shocked journal to
utter an entirely new conundrum, ti-wit,
the following:
" Having done their best to reduce
Abyssinia to heathenism, these christian
s conquerors have the grace to k9ep their
plundeg in their pockets until they are out
of the teointry ! Do the annals of War
furnishanother insatafce of such delicate
's rapacity ?"
We should say that they did. For in
stanc'e the cart loads of books stolen from
Southern libraries during the war, the
plate, pictures; jianos, baby linen, and
spoils generally, were for a long while sur
reptitiously shown only to loll friends in
New England as rebel trophies. The
mere robbery of libf$ries; the stealing of
e communion services from churches; the
theft of the silver candelabra from the al
'e tar of the Jesuits' Church of the Immacu.
,n late Conception in New Orleans when
a Butler was commandant; the sacking of
private houses and the general turning up
d in ten States of the eoil of kitchen gardens
in a wild search for rebellious silver tea.
pots-these are minormatters, mere trifles,
n in comparison with cuch outrages as the
d burning of churches in Columbia and At
lanta. It was reported inthe lase Protest
Il ant Episcopal Convention ot South Caro
o lina that no less- than fifteen churches of
t that one denomination were burned in that
State during the war; indeed, church
burning was as much a passion with the
o vagabonds and bummers of the army as it
n was at the North some years ago, when
what is now called the Radical party was
known as the Native American party, of
r whlch Colfax was a prominent member.- I
e The historian of the American conflict in
appealing for precedents which rival the
recent loot in Abyssinia can find in the
late war "to r-estore the Union" wholesale
instances of robbery and plunder, the like I
of which are not to be found among the
annals of the Feejees, or head-hunthrs of 1
f Borneo. The sack of the magnificent
e State library at Baton Rouge, Louisiana,
s and the burning of the sp!endid building to
- cover the theft, the plunder of Arlington
e and the general lot of family relics which
were heir-looms from Washington; the
thefts and robberies which marked the
whoTb march of the army thltoughout the t
South, are unparalleled in any history of I
. civilized or barbarous nations. We need g
not name a single individual loyal LazarQs
who went South expressly to deplete the
pockets and plate corsets of the disloyal i
s Dives. His name might be Butler; it 1
1 might be Dow; it might be Jones; in all f
probability it was a name of some such
sort, The brigadiers who went to. the war
beggars ail came home millionaires may
t be counted by hundreds. With these men
"loot" was a synonyhme for loyalty, and
I their "patriotism" was plunder. The Tri
bune knows as well as we do that the
I wholesale thefts of certain'loil Genera!s at
1 the South daring the war are only faintly
t paralleled by the loot in Abyssinia, and
are only equalled by the wholesale plunder
of the peace patriots whose super-loyalty
manifests itself in the astounding Radical
defalcations and robberies which now al
most daily develop in Washington.
-- .....
What will the Democrats do ?
I What will the Democrats do if they get
into power? In answer to this question r
Gen. W. A. Gorman, of'Minnesota; very e
pointedly said in a recant public speech; c
If the Democracy get power in the gov- t
ernment, they will reduce the tariff tax
on all your tea, and what your drink and
wear.
They will restore the Union, and turn
over all the Southern States expenses to I
be paid by the South alone. e
We will tuWn out and abolish ten tuon
sand abolition freedmen bureau office-hol
ders, and save millions of dollars to the t
Speople's pockets.
We will bid the South support themsel
>ves and-go to fidsing cotton and sugar, t
r and we will continue to raise produce to
feed them. c
We will pay the public debt in the same
Scurrency we pay you and the same you i
I pay each other, unless otherwise express. ,
Sly agreed, and thus save millions more in
- the pocket of the people. -
1 If we pay the ich in gold, we will pay
Syou in gold, If We pajyou in paper mon
.ey we will pay plethorice bondholders in
- paper moeey.
- We will enact laws to enable you to buy
your goods where you can buy the cheapest I
and sell where you can get the best price. g
We will ptotect labor from encroach
ment cf capital.
We will leave each State to Rovern it
self limited only by the Federal Constitu- I
.tion. .
We will reduce the army in the South,
Sand send/them to the plains to protect
-the frontier and new routes to the far
West.
We will restore commerce peace, and
good will between the North and the
South.
We wilt reduce the taxes, both gtate
and National.
We will leesen the office-holders, and e
release you from taxation to support h
them.
We will restore peace t home and main- b
tain your honor abroad. .
We will give equal rights to all, and ¶J
grant exclusive privileges to none.
We will substitute calm statesumanship
for mad Jacobinism.
SWe will make pets of toe negroes no t1
longer at the expense of the whites, nor v
force suffrage for them at the expense and
against the will of those who have created
and maintained the government.
Popular Falla ies ,t
That when a lady enters the horse ears,
by poking your head out of the window, or I
eigning sleep, you'will avoid being reques- u
ted to vae:te your seat for her accommoda- i
tig, or that you will be thanked by her for b
doing so.
That the boy who has the good lack to
slip into the circus unobserved, by crawl
ing under the canvass, is happy.
That there is poetry in every verse that hi
rhymes.
That every young lad that happens to a
look at you is dead in love with you. Re- st
member that. at
That a milkman can stand in his wagon al
and from the middle of the street sling a
pint of milk in a pitcher every pop, without li
spilling somie. i
That every young man who parts his si
hair behind wears clean socks. -
That every young gent who shaves has m
a mptache.
That the horse you stake your money on sl
will always win. t
That the father of the young lady whom
you visit likes you because he does not set
the dog on you. i
.That you can wear a "torned" paper col- a
lar without its being noticed& to
Slii
ip Why is an offering like2:a matri- of
menial engagement ? Because it begins be
with an offer and ends with a ring. dir
Radioalism Responsible for all the
Evils that urlie the Land,
Gen. Morgan, (Dem) froni Ohio; Who
was lately voted out of his seat in Con
1e gress by a lawless Rump mijority, made a
! speeh,; and gave the Rads a "blizzard"
e before he left i
,f He declared that the Reptiblican party
0 was respoiisibii for all the evils that durse
, the'land ; that half of the national debt was
the result orobbery and spIeculation, and
n that the auggegaae debt of the country was
ir$6,500,000,000-nearly one-half of the esti
it mated property ot the country.
SMr. Lawrence, (Rep.) of Ohio inquired
how his colleague made that out.
Mr. Morgan replied that the ascertained
n liquidated debt of the country was $2,500,
e 000,000, and that the floating debt amiount
d ed to $4,000000,000,000. His colleague would
not deny that. * * * *
e The Democratic party will cut down the
lf expendituries of the army, abolish yo r ne
gro regiments, reduce by one-half tl ex
penses of the navy, drive from pow the
n thlevds and'plunderers Who are no* rcink
if ing the life blood of the natioff, and puit
P honest men in their plades.
Mr. Driggs (Rep.) of Michigan, iemarked
that if the gentleman could convince him
e that his party would do all that, he would
promise to support It.
Mr. Morgan said that he expected to con
vert the gentleman to thaDemocraticparty
t if he would give hini his attentiofi. The
SRepublican party he declared, ras about
a to be driven from power by a plundered
and outraged people., As to investigating
the frauds and robberies coinmitted on the
f people, that was impossible so long as that'.
- party remained in powee . Every farmer,
2 merchant and mechanic in the land under
stood that the existing abuses in the Gov
ernment could only be corrected by driving
the Republican party from powdr. iHe con
3trasted the taxation in England and the
United States, and showed that, whereas in
England the aggregate taxes averaged only
90 cants of the $100 of property, they aver
I aged $390 in the united States. In other
I words, the taxes in the United States were
more than four times as great in proportion
to the'wealth of: the nation as in Great
f Britain. He referred to the fact that on'e
1 Congressional District in New York paid
twice as much internal revenue as was paid
SIi the eleven Southern States, and why ?
I Because Congress, instead of legislating
I for the benefit of industry and - commerce,
had but one idea in its brairl-that of
keeping.the Republican party in power.
A REMHISczxcz or LmN3I SUPRIst
TION.--In his sermon last Sunday, at the
Methodist church in this village, the vener
r able, divine, Rev, Mr. Parker, ot Rochester
I who is now about 75 years of age, related
an incident that will probably be of inter
I eat to the majority of our readeii. Sixty. 1
one years ago last February, a certain per
son started from Leicester to cross the
Genesee Flats, bound for the western
shore of the Gcnesee river. When about
half way across the flats, in the early even
l lug, he was startled by hearing a strange
noise in the heavens abrae him, which
r sounded to him like screaming and wailing
of a person far up in the clouds. He te
- turned to his home and related the circum
stance to his neighbors, who went with him I
to tile place the next e~4ping and then hnad
there were witnesses to' the sand, noise. I
People came from a distance to' hear the
strange noise, and for two weeks a large
crowd was at the place every evening, at a
times to the number of two thousand.-. 1
The native Indians that were then dwel
ling on Sqakie Hill, lald a concll, and came
to the conclusion that it was the spirit of
one of their fathers who died a short time
previous, and had lost its way while on
its journey to the "Happy Hunting
Grounds," and in its distress was calling a
for help. To assist this departed fatheron
his journey, and open a way for him one
hundised Warriors were selected and armed 1
with rifles as heavi!y loaded as they could I
bear. These warriors were tplaced as near- I
ly under the noise as possible, and at a
given signal from one of their number they
fired simttiltaneously into the air. From
that time and forever after, the noise was
heard no more. Mr. John White of 1.t
Leicestri and -Mr. Scott of Scottabarg,
aged men, were acquainted with the facts
at the time, and corroborated the version I
given above.-~[Genesee Herald
BARNUM IN LONDON.--1i8 &ar'k for
Curiosity.--In the days 1hen Malibranu
was in her glory--so rans the operatic leg- (
end--a "fanatico" of melody went to a
hotel where she had recently stopped and
bribed the chamberma to kproctlre himt
some relic of the great songetress' presence. i
The only article he codld get were two
cakes of soap, both of which had been in
theDiva's washstand. One wasemore used r
than the other, and th' question arose I
Swhich was the most valuable as a memen
to. The less used cake could obviously
have passed through fewer hands since it 1
was last clasped in Milibran's finagers, but I
the cake which had been more rised had
probably been longer and more tightly
squeezed when Malibran did touch.it. t
iflow the dilemma was solved history does t
not record. Now, a similar dificulty suli
dently suggests itself in reading a remarka- t
ble advertisement Which appeared in the
London Telegraph lately.
Mr. Barnum, of New York, p¶oposes to
add to his new museum a collection of old
hats and gloves worn by illustrious char
acters, and requests all persons who poe- i
seas such articles to forwarat them to his a
store in London. We think the great 0
showman would d3 well to inform the pub- lI
lie whether he considers glossines or shah- ,
imess an advantage. Homes' ecqdld-hand ,
silk bat or Ada Menken's soiled hid gloves a
might possibly be accounted objects of in- dI
terest by their fortunate possessors; both
should they belong to the first youth or to
the extreme age of vestment life? Would b
grease stains" in the lining of one or holes €
in the fagers of the othersbe considered as
advantages or not? We should like, too, .
to know whether Mr. Barnum draws the t,
line gaiats.and gloves? Weoldd he aeccept ti
oftreasers and garters, supposing them to
be eertite&as having embraced the legs of -
distinquished persoeag~ef
e Letter From President Johnson to
S Oitizens of New York.
o The following is the letter Which Presi
r- dent Johnbsoni addressed'to certain citizens
a of New York who asked peiiission to use
his name before tile N'ational bemocratic
Convention :
y WAsmsdto*, 1i. C., 1868.
e Gentlemen--To your frieidly inquiry
whether, it be degmed desirable fdr the pres
ervation and Utity of the conservative in
terests oT the countrj~ I would permit my
a name to be offered as a candidate for the
office of president of the United States, I
would respectfully reply that I am not am
bitious of further service. I may say, in
deed, of further endurance o thiat elefated
and responsible position, unless byea call
so general and unequivocal that it Would
be an endorsement by the people of my en
deavors to defend the Constitution itna the
reserved rights of the several Comtnon.
wealths, What Was once. In fact the federal
Union Of such approval, li the present
Stemper of parties, I can perhaps hate no
reasonable expectation. All historyproves
that men who, in official po ition, oppose
- for any reason cherished schemes devised
e by factions to acquire power, nusally find
more determined assailants than open and
t earnest defenders. Hence, in resisting
measures, which, although sustained by
Congress, I honestly believed to be en
croachments updn the Constitutions my
task has been make arduous and seeming
ly ungracious, by an oppositiou powerfully
well organiWed and possessin a controlling I
influence in tid halls o? le slation unpre
- cedepted in the history of the country.
Compelled to devote my entire time to the
issues' that have been forced updh me and I
t to contend against a majority represented
I by two-thirds of each house of Congress, I
have been unable While striving to protect
nd maintain the liberties of the people, to
check the eatravagant ekpehditures for ob
jects not contemplated by theConstitutron I
and to lighten the buirdepa of taxation,
which now rest so opprdsilvely ~ipon the
nation. In the midst of these embarrass-I
- ments I have hot been discouraged, while
froth the public prints or from some unu
sually frank and outspoken friends, I have I
heard that I have no party. The sugges
tion has only served to remind me of a
memorable remark auttered, when faction I
ruled high in Rome that Caesar hada par
ty, and Pdmpay and Cresds each had a
party, but that the comi ponwealth had one
aiming only, as the representative of the s
people, to stand by the rights of the com
monwealth. May I not pertinently make
the application to my own case, qonstrain
ed in occupying my poaltion as the federal
executive; to abide in silencd the Wrongus
and encroachments of the most insidabus
as well as desperate dharacter; ot some
times when incapable of ati'esting them,
permitted only to employ thd futile pros
peats, compelled, with only the prlvilege of
remonstrance, or the terrible alternative of
counterrevolution to resist revolutionary
projects,.obliged to stand in the attitude of
a mere spectator, whilst the invaluable time
of the nation has been ;wasted in careless t
assaults upon myself and office, for the ben
eft of a party. I cannot complain of the
people, who, while witnessing, have not
been able to make any case thoroughly t
their own. The defense of the Constitu
tion and laws was their own battle.
Until however, the people's representa
tive will recognize more plainly the impera
tive needs of the country by lightoning the a
burdens of excessive and onerodstaxation
and preventing successivel iposts upon the li
same article, beginning With its drude state
and following it through the anEtessive
stages of manufacture to fldal use And cost b
the people being thus made to pay extor
tionately an an accumulated tax; till the time ti
appropriated . in .ongress to partisan
schemes is devoted mioreto legislating, for
the people's wants thq nation will have to
be content with the mere delusive hope 0
and promise of better'times. Since fmere b
party politics will continue to be consider- n
ed of greatr.minoment than the study and a
practice of political edonoiny, the reduction C
of tasiffs and making a President of more
conseqiienee than the diminution of nation- t1
al indebtedness and :a return to sound our- ii
rency and specie payments, with the peo
pie theremust rest the norrection of Whote- a
ver is Wrong in the ieepeot indicated, and if a
their public serVapts find them dareless of S
their respodsibility and the people will not fr
do their duty in seeing that their ~ipresen
tatives perform theirs, then no executive tl
will ever have any powerwuccessfully to de
fend their rights, andrew will dre to en- b
dnret the opposition consequent upod'the ti
attempt. I~am now, however, mas I have ai
ever been. ii the hands of the people, and n
at their disposal; :My struggle~ for the t
Union and the integrity of the government
begun long ab, and: oioscious of having a'
honestly dischtaged my duties, snd satis- a
fled that the oohteat In which I' have been a
compelled to engage will, in the end, at
least, insure to the benefit, and, indeed, S
safety of constitutional liberty and htinan a
rights, I can well afford, I think, to 'look
calmly on the peeenat dad Waait patiently q
the verdict of the futre..Whilst 1 know d
tha't the struggle forttie. ringhts of the peo- is
pie, and for'theddfense of the Conatita- v
tion;is nofJ yet over, yet believing that the
late iialpable failure to do violence4o that
great inetrumeilt and the eoecaitive office,
the Worst that fattiden can do for the pre- o
sent has been accomplished. I trold otily te
in dconcluding this bridf statemeent of my F
views and feelings, expres th& hope that a
in the selection by thaeconvention of acan- is
didate~for the Preside'ncy, whose duty it
will be, ifelected, to preservq, protet and ri
defend b&ie oonstitution, aid to eiedte reI
the las made in putrsuacesf'tsa provil- si
iots, the public good and leading well- j
establIshed principles must not be sacrifl
ced to the mere prposes of party ascenet
dancy. In conclusion, gentlediea, permit t
me to thank 0iic most earnestly for the
kind epresaslen of yout confidence in me as C
a public servant, and to assure fort that ti
the a.ppoval of the people is all that is '
requisite to mate me feel that the eforts I ti
have made to resterI the Union on the a
basisot justice and conciliation have not b
been altogetli i in Vain, and leaving m.y
self and my conrse.in their hands, ahould ca
the continuance and conclusiaon of the con- a
teot to vindicate and prese-rv a constitu- a
tional government be' confided by theme to
abler and more worthy hsuds,'I shall cor- tfl
dially acquiesce, as has been my habit, in
the decision of thea American people. rt
I have the hoa6r to bie, gentlemen. ' '
Very iespecttillj, ' '
yfour obedient servant, ' t
ADwasw JoBneon . 1
- iiphe Revo.ambert Youpga40atho.- tl
lic Priest was imprisoned in Louisville
some weeks ago by order of a U 8.. Jdge, i
because he wceld npt reveal certain know
ledge which he obtained in hi~ priestly '
character. Some yeair ago Father Youang
suffered from erysipelas, and his confne- g
meut in prison brought on a ret·ra of the
disease, We obeeive that he bas been i~t. 
1 on bail antil he renovere hosm hib 
present attack, when he will have to go '
back to prison.. Fatber'Yuuop neotdiw- a
close the information demsandl of b'me
without violating his priestly b~lgatiaon, M
wibi be earteistly diiblines to do. Tie
tr enlis the memnest hind of perpu-i
tion.. "
• • " ' -- i .
i .tJOHN'B COUG -H p
Expectorant.
WAsur nxoo July 13M g% Fisher
llissimelppl reports to tb llepk lat i
. committee that Miasissippi has gone Dear
ocratic by seven thoquand i jo ty.bath;
claims fhat lhs dan prove that 15,000 votekt .
were obtained by fraud..
There is a Radical corf iite here frozt
Virginia urging changes in the recently r
passed election bill as that will open regis
tration. A bll aecordln to theit vierse
Swill probably be introduced in the Senate.
Commander James F. Miller, for forty
- two years in the service, is dead.
SA. deleation from tlahta lfis arrived
to urge Congress to reprove political disa
bilities from Radical. members of the
Ideorgia Legislature. "
There is considerable thlk and some
positive assertion of a third party candi
date for the Presidency. Fremont, CGon.
Cary and Johf Quiney Adams are promi.;
nently named. Chase dedlines to o-oper
ate with the movement. -
WARn roooN; July ii.--t is stated that
one of the detectives aengaged in a case of
murder against the Columbus prisoners 1
has exposed the plans and opehtions of
detectives 6td the Presidernt, and most I
startlingi developments are pnniaised 1
Thd Senate bhad a brief executive session
to-day;'did nothing.
One of the members from South Caroli- t
na setted in the House to-day is a Demb
crat.
In the House'to-night, Washburd, of t
Indiana, favored paying the bonds in green
backs. Ely, of Massachusetts, spoke in
favor of taxing the ~puds.
Nearly all the whifeThen connected with t
the First Department have resirned, in i
consequbE 8a.negroes being appointed in I
the companies. In consequence of this t
action the rates of insurance have advar.
cad 25 per cent., and some agents refuse t
risks until hearing from main offices. The v
old Superintendant of the fire alarm left a
the office in good order this morning, but
his successor soon, got the wires out of
brder.
Rrioir, July 14.-The Democratic
nominations and platform were' received
with "acclamation throughout the State
among all classes of conservative people,
and ratification meeting Will be held gener
ally. One inh this city to-morrow night, in I
Locker Hall. Able speakers are expec
ted.
JACKSoN, Miss., July 14"-Gov. Hum
pbreys and family were yesterday ejected
frInm the Executive Mansion. by military
authority.
WAasmao'ro, July 14.-Seymour's jour
ney'.homeward Was almost a continued
ovatiod.
The Weatiher northward is hotter than it
lids been for many years. Many ,deaths
have occurred from sun stroke, including t
seven in Buffalo, N. Y.
ComXrBA, S. C., July 14.-The Legisla- t
ture, to-day, elected Thomas J. Robertson
United States Senator for the short term,
ending 1871. t
She-Senate, on the fifth ballot, elected t
T. H. Sawyer Collector of Internal Reven- t
ie. at Charleston. For Senator or the
long terml, the restult in the Hotise is as yet 1
undecided.
The Lieuteliant Governor was inaugura- t
tedAo-day.
MomLE, July 14.-An immense. and en
thusiastic meeting of the Democracy was
held last night.
+ Eloquent speeches were made by Admir
al Sommes Judge Jones, Percy Walker,
Major St. Paul, Col. Herddon, Price Wil
liams, and othes.
The following was adopted:
Resolved, That we, the people of Mo- d
bile do cordially endorse and ratify the
nominations made the De mocaratic Na
tional Convention horatio Seymour for
President, and FFink P. Blair fur Vice
President. . V
Moxrmocoxr, July 14.-The Legislature b
of-Alabama, that met by order of Gemi
Meade yesterday, contains aboit thirty b
negto members. The Senate Doorkeeper,
and the Doorkdeeer, Srent-at-Arms and
Chapllsm of the House ae egroes.
To-day Gov. Smith Was iiadgdirated in
the presence of the two Houses. He sent
in a message which is, in the m~ain chore
conservativd than was' expected. He re- D
commends, li stoig language, the remov
al of all disabilities from the people of the
State, and is bitterly opposed to say dism
fraticlededetit, except for crime.
Ged: Shepherd fired salutes ii honor of
the inauguration;
WAiti&tox' July 14.--The weather has
been A0'ery hot and'eneiiatidk to-day
that blit little business war transacted in
any of the Ekeldtiv Deptrtments. Noth
ting of importance trespired, except What 8
took piaesin Congress, "- .
The thermometer stood at dhe hbitudrd
and thee in- the sha e ddiig the after- eI
nooee I t 10 o'clock, to-night It ianged ei
about naidet-two degrees. bi
The President zll likely dispdj ot the s
Southern electoral college bill to-moirew p
or niest day. a
So far as the acdton of the Ieecitiive is si
oncerned, Itappears tobe generally un- tl
derstood -thathe wilt veto the bill and there a
is some'doiibt abotlt its ptssageo~oer the ft
veto in the 8ehttd. s
It is ekpeted thats number of iemier T
QfCongreae imilitart olea;tsmembem~w of p
the Diplomatie Qorpe, and other persons no
of note will go froni this oit to Baltiiore in
to-morr to attend the banquet to dii. at
Reverdy Jolri. The President And
mrmbersof the"Cbmdi have redeivida sI
inivititioq. ..b
M[r. J~oinsoii hMs beeit domijeled, vty r
reldctantlj, to decline to be present,ad to ti
response to the invitatin expresses his T
sincere regret that be will 19 tiesbleA to Is
join the citizes of Baltimore in readerll T
well deserved hbert t6 so dstilnguishe4 a
Uitioen, not only of Marylgand, but of the
Union. tI
* Waewzitxow, ~tu1y&-Ali ef ifiustjce ur
Ohselr'daslerea to o Wrtet t fdeeid, a
that Whne Be cotldi 4tot aeerd4 perseuuair ti
with th reesolution agatnst theoho- a
tion skts, and believed, that te tp
constitsttions oght t6 et itaed t
by the people Ofliadt tate, all taoiuSet 1
mat, end in full slmpath? wh'the Dmo- pi
of ftorato Seymour.. .. .' -
Gen. Ileade has transfeklwd Flol~td to a
the i.iviL2 lthoritles, . t
It is stated that.HoWrd is prMlOgto
reduce bth oenntle of employi ot the
Freedmen' Burerau, w
SGrant Ill not retrn from tb1e Wd~et' - l
tin the idd of Septalber
A full eeting ai to-day,
the White-Houae. ,
Vallandlbam visited the Ro ettday.
The Senate .d a biet exieetive see.
sion, bit dotbhig of laportaserwas done.
. dthb o ,use. arein - ton d- iasi.-
The Committee o# a sa smfl- 7
ed for eoursging o t l the
ment. Welietw*ti1i tbrnktu*Sr.
is so real base for the p ritmis.
and forblddhj -lf hI at g
nt bill eaxtnding the ties. tar celloo
tion of the dir c.ax in the usmrectioun*
ry States to Jauy-1869,pqseod.'
Tie Coatereine Aemusiees r4e%,0o
the bill for supplIn vacancies in the Ei
ecmtive Depa rtsmtt dopted.
The bill proteeting naturalised olotfiut
uid andd to tive. ` o
alter whibch the Seate d
* Ifoti.--The 8 et- of Wi .e' t
edl a commnnicaton elativE to + osita
cotton seited at Vicksbdg.
: Th Missouri coptested elction tpe bpi
tween Benjamin and gItder, wals re~un
ed.
The conefeirc committee's rporton in
valid t enslios ws tdp.ý .I the pqint of
diffeireee being the disposit0on of tbhe na=
val pension funo.
The fuuhlng bifa lteflorted wsit*ialf I
a dosen amendments. Ordered printed 4
and recommitted..,
The report of the conference committee
on thebill regulating exective vaednoies
was rejected.
tecess. Thermometer, at nobu, 92; at
qgrument. 94.
S ed'British Postomlee D ep t'- iav.
ing given. notice of the t ae ole of the.
Postal Convrention betdesn tl United
States and that Governueont, eEdie July
let, 1869, the BriUish Commisslone,', Aa
thony Trollope, was sent bere. with pleni
potentiary 'powers to negotiate, and con
clude a qei convention to go into opera
tio let Januar', 1859:
With this Commissioner, who has jest
departed for Europe, the Postmaster Genie
ral has arranged the basis of anew contea
Lion upon iatisfactory terms, modifyin in
some important details the old eonventipn,
but embodying substantially the favors of
that instrument.
Te T 'itish.ofice yields .its objection to
those provfons of the present convention.
which empower each oflice to make its own i
arrangerments for the dispatch of mails to
the other.
The 'veto nuseesge upon the Boathern
electoral bill was this evening Wdmpleted,
and after. submiesson to the Cabipet.-to
morrow will be semit to Congress..
RALIOGH, N. U., ulyg ld.-But ittle of I
importance was done in the Legislatare to
day. N. 'Page & Oo. wer elected State
Printers. 'clnded mgmbers wereallowedl
mileage and per diem upto today. ,.
. A grand Democratic ratfiqtio .,meet
ing was held .at Tucker Hall .last night.
Able speeches were made by lIon, Thm
as Brgg, Gen. W.. . Gox, John P. }ake, I
Wmi. Robbins;lnd others.
Resolutions indorsing the -adtion of the
National Democratic (onvention werec
adopted amid the greatest applause. A2
large. number of ladies were present.
CoL.mxr, July 16.-Fred. A. Sawyer,
Collector of IIrternal Revenues foe Charles
ton, has been elected U. S. Senator.for the I
term ending i1 1873. On the eighth ballot
the- vote was as' foltoWa Sawyer1 76,
Mackey 68, Campbell, Dediocrat,8.
WAsmHnroTOr '3lly 18:.-t is stated
that the three bouts cabinet session
yesterday was very important, and
that some Executive' ugtgesilons re
garding the Presidential election will
be sent to Congress today, .and that 1
the veto of the bill .regulating the elec
toriil college :ill be withheld until
Monday.
The Senate last -night passed the
Alaska treaty with an amendment ig
noring the joint power of the House
with the Senate and President in mak
ing treaties. The bill as it passed the
Senate simply apprqprsates money to
fnlf11l the stipulations of the tfciya.
The Senate also paaeed bills rovl
ding for selling the St.,Louls Arrnal
property; aIding improvementf in the
Mississippi River at Rock Island and
Des Moines rapids; erempting certain
veesels trading withl Canada from ton
Sfees, and the civil a'p iropradon
The House' conlded 'te funding
bilL
"Working Up"t'ieAahburani ae
Sin Georgia
ma vuarsra olva riasn oArsd uAiat
-roariuano awrnesr- - ru "a)s i
BOx"' rmao ...sp.
Refring to thed Abbedat maurdu se.
the National Iptelligedcer; of J$ne 29th,
STwEo Iniurfamousdi-tecte+ olt-tM f3
Stanton sort, were aimmoaed.aem ,iat . it is
msaid, from this oity, and Weate down to
ag ltc 'hyiware- d i t.911 lthe. coal
f_ H tboussed dolles tfle sodees
eand the stillm eias
blanoAb to smreet any itmucL hor i,
and fuall i~ar over the tintortenast ae-.
and.tortre those ustA. , Jte IaWi
.ole I the pres;ence o Pi. . O
that the kneIt nothling.tlll
until lyjbbould, to sat. eslselaes from
further subring, eilsed4ti ll whatever
stories foul meastels pa in their lbtthi
That they have done thet thingb and her
proved by the testimony of'te rel~ sd
ro wb ,.. bea. saualjeted to-thee.
lorelter iWae amepblishsdte
asidavits of sorme of thosead, t they ile
muoh to be tatedo-"
iamosthesn swqr awey bast
the  isretedmeAt nowm ii len t hil
bis,*endt,n i d,ed. . bteu ofood, s
inside of hleh t vils m iade to slad
t Nw:he Ion ao tre r msltel .p
pra re'jmtupeuirll, ar
ntil the smtjf 1 Itil l
pooaemi~ re erledo be Is u to
p beratid ltfe e GXdeim
g•lapol eff
pIn M W,*.s ·
41batno1L W
shlmfr*~le4 .e
July let1, 6B'-tt - ?aLtum
A Yegietable Cod ponaund Ii the a
pid and Permanent Cure of
t.eveT ýl I i,
The sad ,e di
Pe P ,-'ir. n; s ; as d: t i rad~et t
a'f O et ar , esti .-nnd -. ty
everyo aunpedsie at d, that r e
Texas Taon4 'rap e a u aspliedi
this want and : se,~ptall3 s ..
em "pica 4 t iod n t6 ,
tus his warynt sa a ii
none uan possibl be disappoae
in its feta IL aits o bl erii
thereforetiagtPaiaed. * Laiugl
trial is an tm: ies saeedted Pm
this remPe, sethi reatest gpe
of the age.
The rIgre4i s a of whichiA
fedicipe is composed are simple
productions. of aftpe aboapding
upon cartBai tsieus fn the itste
of Tpcss, and wradvertused e/
Aborigines of that taete , a
cit for Fevera of allU kldmnh o erm
pecially. Fever and Ague, whbtlh
they never failed to cars; :.
Aoeleb~tatedPhysieian, soqucint
properly' nathed TBEAS i)-IO
SYRUP, whieh we now-eerito the
public as -& spela8 iAhd pemltve
cure for Fever and Agne, 'or hills
and Fever, no ,attser of gr. long
standing:
Iaving bad indabitabletiideubeo
of its prompt and ertain esets
from the -tetmony ofa multitude
orespectahbl amongwhom
is classed .beat Pe
cian w e do nthes-tat t recom
mend this Ptoaain all eases
of Fever and l ..a-l.m. -ma
Fever; indeed, u-raiý Ba jam
oassession _- of ita - siv-'ale it
wouldunot be . too- _ ! ar to
state that. whenth-ansouorr ane
sttribt ap., plied alt
a cure in every ae, where it is
tried:'. It .is plesadnt "to t
and theh: chppst- Medicine in °a
world. Therefore, in i, Itmy
be declared the - Ma-not'lfar di.
tant when it msts 4ppreate
and used in every k il'whaere
Fever and mAgatbOhrlhI sad Fe.
ver is foundto exist.
PRAerlOADdwBega g
AC ioa i-aW 3
Al' eO FOR: t 1 j
1841-8; sdil !ssee
the st p eW .
W rr.~iC~ ld~~ra~r-·ri ~ i
Ittd5~,arkisrtri dh~i
~~i3Sa l~·sr l~gme·~qf
is~~ ·olli~L Wil3~- .
4B~~~r ~ ~ 0b A
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