OCR Interpretation


Vermont telegraph. [volume] (Brandon [Vt.]) 1828-1843, July 18, 1838, Image 4

Image and text provided by University of Vermont

Persistent link: https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83025661/1838-07-18/ed-1/seq-4/

What is OCR?


Thumbnail for 172

"
.' ' . , - ....... ... ...
M" . ,,
j 72 ;-.-r
V ER MO NT TEtEGRA PH ,
Vol. X....Ko 43
P OETRYy V
A GOOD -COW.
I Th valnn nf a pood cow can acarcelv be
be done; and then leave it to ,the farmer! orcr4slimaled. Vc hate seen a cow the
to say what ought to be done . Usl week, who besides giving milk enough
l la the first place, then, manure should f ft ,hich ghe has 8uckled the ,asl
be as much a specific object of labor and iveQ sixteen uarts of
pursuit with the fanner as any of his .... .,n ,r f "ii-- anA inr
I llllia UAII T IVI MIlMUf W mm k vr
i crops, simply because he cannot have anv
crops without it His first business should
be to provide a place foiita deposit, its ac
cumulation and its security. Manure is
money. It costs money.- It produces
flv for family
Her milk likewise is of an excellent qual
ity. In ten and half months of the last
year, she yielded 3975 quarts of milk,
beer measure, and her keeping was not
extravagant She has now good grass
his manure. " For his use there is no dif
ference between them save that the re
turns of manure skillfully and faithfully
applied are usually more certain and pro
portionately more liberal than the returns
of money. He wants therefore a place
I for its" deposit and its accumulation. It
snouia be near ai nana, wnere u win oe
easy to transfer to it all that will contrib
ute to its increase. . It should be near the
barn, where it may receive all the depos
its of the cattle ; and should be so agitat
ed that the liquid as well as the solid ma
nure may be secured. It should be in
he neighborhood of l he hog's pen, that
their manure may go into the common
heap! If possible the privy should be
near to it, tnat the powerful manure furn
ished from that source may be mixed with
the collections ; and the sink should be
: tfo iun a bom, to woTlda tpring fbnh from The-1 so contrived as to empty its rich contents
mAn upki v inpn us nf ivnn nnv i . . ,
"""'V' . j - feed and three Dints oi meal daily : in
care of bis money, let mm wice care ot -torfthtk n9. Vav and two GQart3 of in
. . . .
in this way and finds a .reasonable : com may not look for any thing like a general
pensation tor his labor. It would be dif- introduction, we may at least hope to see
r.nu m turn him fmm . hi 4 rntnmed Boch TiTovision occasionallv. and Derhaps
- . . l.a I . , mm . I f- mfl 1
Th ftnoio? poem, uanmawa inn ir.rtf Kiit will irnr rpflwt no- m nd DTe- freaueUt V made. iY. . tarmtt.
u:0,Itx b,.ny rem d .iy UnXr.. w. use tend.thol - he worka it tight" ; ; ; , .
it from t. work em.ivd dfrcuii P'ijv "Jj" ; But we will proceed to say what may
All r.nc doth occopr, n,k0 l . , ,
ftx-h.:.J throMio-'- JMUUof Bjlbl.
TouonlrGKirTIrUBoGoabe
DcmiX aba b!f M"if Kty Om! v ' . -VU
ik) can cop-5i4 "plow ; ,
t WW fi;r xUtroct wiA njr Jom : i
Embr-ittf ll,-pporUaf; roUaj o'cf
Iklaf whom w call Go4-imI kow SO mow.
la ita iubliin raaflarch, pbilosopbj ! - i, ;. .
May measure oat th ocaaa dep may count
TltoaMHlaeC un'arayat.GoiJlbr ThM
Tbor it do weijbt nor wuuN oona eaa mount
Vp to Thr myiterica ; Ilaaaoa'a bri jbteat apark,
Thoujh kio.lled by.Tby Ujht, la taia would txj
. To tree Thy e9ala,inSmw and dark:;
. And thoujbt ia loat era thought can aoarao high;
, Even i;Va part momenta la etenuty. ,
. Thou H orn prim al Dothbcneaa didat all
Fint chaoa, their txlatenca -Lordt on Tb
Eternity had it foundation: t . .
Sprung forth from Tho: of light, oy,larmony,
BoU ngin-all lif, all beuty Thin. ,
Thy word created all, and doth create;
. Thy plendor alls all apeco with rayt divine.
T1ou arti and wert, and ahaltbe! Glorioua! Great
tibt-gWing;lire-auaUiiung Potentate V
Thy chaina the unm aaured unirerae urrOund:
Upheld by Tbee, by Thee kwpired with breath!
' Thou the begnninf with the end baet bound.
And beautifully mingUd life and death !. '
Aa aparVt mount upward from the fiery blaze, -
leal: but no swill or vegetables
The latter might certainly be added toad
vantage. The milk is readily sold in thi
And as the apanglea in the eunay raja ,
bhiiM rvand the ailrer anow, the pageantry . .
Of betm'i bright army glUtcra in Thy praiae.
A gniUioo torchea lighted by Thy hand
Wander unwearied through the blue abyaa:
into the coramen receptacle to moisten it,
and increase its efficacy. It should be
the great object of the farmer in the next
place to secure it from-the sun, the rain,
and the air. Manure thus protected and
They.ewn Thy power, accomplish thy command . J housed in the opinion of some of the best
All cay with life, all eloquent with bliaa.
What ahall we call them! Pilee of cryatal light
X glorioue company of golden atreama x
. lmpa of celestial ether burning bright--
Sana lighting ajatema with their joyoua'beazna f
Bat Thou to thee art aa the noon to night. ''
Yee ! aa a drop of water In the aea,
All tlia magnificence ia Thee la lost:
What are tea thousand worlds compared to Thee T
Ac I' what am I then f Hear a unnumbered boat,'
Though muhipUod by myriads, And arrayed
. Ia all the glory of eublimest thought, '-
Ja Lat aa atom in the balance weigheJ
Agaioat t!iy greatneaa, is a cypher brought
'Against infinity I What ami then Nought!
' Koughtl Bat Uie efQuence of thy light divine,
Parvading world; hath roach' d my boeom too;
, Veal ia ray apirit doth Thy ipirit ahine
' Aa shines the aun-beam In a drop of dew.
'aw-hut I lire, and on hope's piniona fly
. jVr towards thy presence) tot in Thee
1 lira, and breathe, and dwell; aapiring high.
r.ren to the throne of Thy d'mnity - ;
I im,0 God! ami aurely Thnt muatbe!
Thoti art! directing, guiding all, Thou artU ,
Direct toy underiunding then to Thee j V
Control my rpirit, guide my wandering heart X
Though but an atom 'roUat immensity
' Ei2 1 1 am aoaiethtng;fahjoned by Thy band!
I hold a middle rnnk Iwikt heaven and earth,
On the last Verge of mortal being stand, ;
Cleee to the realms where nagela hare their birth,
Jarton the boundaries of the spirit land I
The chain of being lreomplsm w me ,
la tue is matteft last gradation lost," '
Will Ui IK.I miry mm wytummn.tj
1 can command the lightening, and am dustf '
JL monarch, and a alare a worm; a God! -
AThenoe came 1 here and howl So majrvellonaly V
Const cttd and conceived f nnknownl this clod
Liven aurely through acme energy; , , i .
.Tot from rue If alone it could not be! .
Creator, yee! Thy wisdom and Thy wbrd ;: .
'Create nel Thou source of Ule and grradl
Tlou apirit of my ipirit, iand my Lord;. , . .,
Thy li?ht. Thy love, In their bright plenitude, t
Ti'.Ied me wUh an immortal aoul to spring .'
Over the abyaa of death, and bade it wear ' '''
The gam tenia of eternal day, and wing1 i
Tta heavenly Cight beyond thia little aphere,
Even to tea source to Theeits Author there
O thoughu Ineffable! O TUkrosblesti v . v
- -Tbough worthlela our conceotions all of Thee, 1
Het aliail Thy ahndowed Image fill our breast.
And wall ita homage to Thy Deity. ' ; ;
' Jod ! thus alonet my lowly thought can soirj (
Thua aeek Thy preaence Being wb and good!
MkUt Thy vt worka admire, obey, adore y
.And when the tonj e i a eloquent no more, . .
(The soul shall ape&k ki tears of gratitude. - .
A G II 1 C U L T U R A L'; '
Ilauart-Cn tructloja ef m lUurm Oellnr
ie
neighborhood, where she is kept, at five
cents per quart. What domestic animal
yields a more liberal pront Why, sne
puts to shame three fourths of the bipeds
in the country ; who so far from furnish
ing any valuable contribution to the gen
eral stock, do not earn even the iced
creams with which they regale them
selves 1 A good cow is one of the great
est benefactions, which divine Providence
ever bestovved upon the human family in
the form of a quadruped : and every friend
to true respectability and merit, as far as
respectability and merit deoend upon use
fulness will be more than half inclined
to take off bis hat to such a noble animal,
who certainly does more good in her way
than most of the noisy politicians in the
country in any way. We have
known a cow, who several years made a
return to her owner of more than 150
dollars each year by the sale of her milk
at five cents a quart ; and we know an in
stance, where an honest man, who had
become utterly bankrupt, yet was not
bankrupt in the best of ail possessions an
independent spirit and a aetermmation to
live within his means, supported himself,
wife, and children for six months with no
other income or resource than the milk
of one good co tv. We say we have known
some such cows : aud we deem them very
worthy acquaintance. If it is not an hon
or it is certainly a pleasure to have known
them ; and we are not surprised al the su
perstition of the poor Hindoos, who made
the cow an object ol utolatrous worsnip,
. T.a a I . J L I
farmers in the state, is far more powerful,
and, to use their own phrase, it is worth
fifty per cent, more than that, which is ex
posed in the usual mode. It is more ac
tive, and more powerful. A barn cellar
built expressly for the purpose of thus se
curing the manure, tithe propv recepta
cle for the compost heap: and to form a
geaeral deposit of whatever may be thrown
into it.
No farmer therefore should be without
a cellar under his whole barn. The cost
is comparatively trifling ; the uses and ad-
' . . : 1 . . i ii i
?L,::"nf?i Jb0.,!,Il.j,:1e dren of nature find in . humble nd fa-
uisuiiig auu pa, evi ui uiauc impervious
to the water by being puddfed wkh stay.
It should have a trap-door or doors in the
barn floor and where the cattle are tied,
so that all their droppings may be thrown
scythe should hang light and easy, so that
in mnviofr no exertions will be necessary
excepting to swing the scythe and hold it
steady. We nave seen some scyines unu
sneads, or things that had these names, so
rigged that the strength ol one man was
necessary to Sold them in a proner poaiuwu,
while that of another was neeaea to swing
them ; of course, by having a good scytne
well hung, one-hall ol me laoor win oe
saved.
-With rigging and a good scythe kept
sharp, a gentle swing of the scythe will
be sufficient to do as much as is performed
by those who get along by main strength
instead of wise management. The mo
tion of the scythe on even ground should
be horizontal, by pointing inandpointing
out, as the saying is, cutting the grass
snuare at each side of the swath. Some
lahor hard, waste half of
U a -M m m a u m m m mT
their strength, and do bad work, strike it
nvr I he Inns of the o-rass. cutting it off
-I o -
lower end lower as the scythe approached
the middle of the swath, then rising as it
ffoes to the other side: so that the middle
oftheswaih for only about one-third of the
width is sufficiently low. This is called
the square lop, and it often brings the
scyhte in collision with obstructions in the
mirlHiP nf the swaih. while one forth or
more of the erfass is left on each side
At a mowinsr match, an old srentleman
was showing his sleight at taking the
square op, when his scyihe by some un
accommodating substance m tne grass
was made into the shape of a Tainbow.
Those men who labor to great disad
t II L A.
vantage m mowing, snouia get some mat
are well skilled in the busme3S to select
and han? their scythes, and give them les
sohs in their work. We think this would
be eood economy. With a little trouble
thev could improve so as to perform more
labor ana save ten or iweive uouais
worth of strength in one season ; tbi:
item saved annually will be very impor-
tant to one who wishes to "make a stou
old man." Yankee Farmer.
into it ; ana that nod, or mould or peat
mar be easily put into it both for the sake
of increasing the heap by these valuable
additions; and that they may act likewise
as absorbenti to gather and fix all the li
quid manures. It should bit high enough
to receive a wagon or cart for the purpose
of loading ; and it should be completely
enclosed that the contents may be secure1
from the so n,i and ram and air, The
proper site for a barn is on a side hill,
where the bottom of the cellar may on
one aide be oa a level with the surface of
the ground ; anJ where three sides being
formed by an excavation into the side hill
may be well stoned ; and the fourth side
protected by movable wooden doors, it
should be likewise a place for housing a
certain number, of store swine, who are
to be employed in turning, dissolving and
enriching the contents of the cellar. Such
is what a barn cellar bught to be, There
are few situations, where such a cellar
cannot be formed. We have seen many
such cellars, and are happy in perceiving
that they, are fast coming into use ; and
that, in regaVd to barns -recently erected
or in the process of erection, a valuable
barn is now seldom built without such
provision The cost of such a cellar will
in anysituation be fully paid for in a short
time by. the. increased quantity and in
creased value of the manure. We often
hear farmers say they would have a barn
cellar if. they could afford it. Now we
say that if any' roan calling himself a
tanner cannot anord to make a cellar un
der his barn, he hardly deserves the name
of a farmer and certainly has no; preten
sions to the character of skilful orwiseor
provident W should add that such
cellar should al wars if nosxihle nnn m
ie hive aircaayrematncvi.ou iuo tne oum... in tne spnng this is desira
cf mnure to the larroer. to our. oia i Die in order to lacilitate the removal of
a cellar opening to
cuiueuis oi tne cellar are
a j
ifine iana. itsunc spvkcu vi i iar ie" iiKei v to na irnrpn thn ir f k
the extraordrnaryprices paid for manure opening of the cellar were to the North
lv l irmcrs in the vicinity oi our targe i oa in tne rnaae. .
towns. w Know tne iac iu ix uwi-i ve ifave mis au eject ior the present
lars hive been someumes paid in the 'city land shall endeavor to resume it in our
for a cord of manure; and at a country next. The" importance of a oarn cellar
town sereVal miles In, the interior seven is so great that we take every occasion to
-dolhrs and a half Per cord were paid the urge its erection on ?rery thrifty , farmer,
tjut scaon for all tnat ould be obtained, and the suggestions here given, though
- . t. l.a a a a . w
Manure it w true must do naa oat woat i they may oe is mil iar, embrace the prom
lt we say. of the good judgment "or I jpent and important- noinu in the con
V -x m;c ;ncnt of firraert who pay, such struction of a barn cellar.
" 'krs. when the means. in i abundance f ,We might go fartherand recommend
I iplyia; their wants at half this expense I a separate and .water-tight ault for the re
ar u or rnint oe naa upontneirowa prera-i ception oi tne uquia manure; to which
ises! We know a farmer, who annually J by gutters properly, constructed, all the
rx?endj fire hundred dollars for manure urine of the cattle when tied, in the barn
h a city I an J theri is obligod to transport might be at once conveyed, with strainers
itctatiiunce oi tureo or lour roues, so hxed that the solid parts might be ef
Y t the strnc firmer has resources wih- lectually excluded : and that from this
in himself where for the same expense he J reservoir it might be pumped out and dis-
nijktobum iwice tne amount of ma- tnbuted at pleasure, .This is the univer
cure, nr. I of equal value; He has no sal practice in what may perhans be con
lam celhr; h? has-no compost heap; tidered the best farming district in the
Li cattle are not ysjded excepting in win- krorld: Flanders; and here these cisterns
e II - ..Mm, I V I' ' .
ter: hecouena noiwjinua, neutKei no are made of. Stone, t But this is an nd
: . ...
vauce in improvement to wntcn. it can
scarcely be expected that our, farmers
r1 n cus Ul9 U3 uo mr"9 n Should proceed unli a vast r increased
it I if.l... naa IS m a i 1 . -
rniu , re ecus m - , " ana crow aea population shall compel them
c ; ulent Tc-fUhlei for his stock: and this to adopt every practicable -?ans of im-
. i i -jrcM- ana cirouj o. manure, provement - Wre have met with only two
IS I ensea ' nrhfr ' a,. -
miliar form, a more striking example of
..... J u
the beneficence of a kind providence.
With appetites not depraved by luxury
they sat down under her flowing udder
after the fatigues of toil and the exhaust
ion of heat, to regale themselves from
this daily flowing fountain, with a zest
like that with which the parched Arab
annroaches a soring amoag the burning
sands ; and now in some parts of the
nrlfl.tvhrr rurallife exists in all its
simolicitv. the poor cottager and his chil
Art-n mnv ft n with their basins at
night gathering round this their daily
benefactor with.the same grateful pleas
ure with which the Israelites came round
the pushing fountains from the rock in
the wilderness. Respect and honor the
cow ; treat her well ; begrudge her no
kindness; there ia no animal will more
fully compensate your liberality; and
when we hear farmers say, as we often
An in n hnMnr w.iv. hoV much butter
and milk they get from their cows, and
then add 4t but the go in a very poor pas
ture and we give them notning, ana in
wintor Iroon ihpm nnon nomine neaer
than fresh meadow hay," we are half dis
. a
nosed to say that such owners deserve
nothing, and ought to go in the same
. t A r.fc
poor pasture with their cows.
have said on a former occasion, u
false and miserable economy.
The cow to which we have referred
above was of native stock, and raised by
her present owner. It adds to the many
proofs, which are constantly presenting
themselves, to establish the great position
that our present dairy stock requires only
careiui selection ana gooa Keeping iu
nish as valuable a race of milking ani
mals as we can expect to obtain by the
importation of the best breeds, which
have yet been brought into the country.
N. E. Farmer.
cf mnure to the farmer. In oar. old ble in order to facili
'lir. J it is Hie to think of success in agii- the manure:' and in
Vulture wiihout'aome' artificial means.fof the South, the corner
enriching the land. We have spoken of far less likely to be
tt-r ; he collects no do mua ; he lakes no
ruins to sare the contents of his sink and
privy ; he fits no cattle; he keeps but a
..'n-u. rb; he ic!U his hay; he sells his
to-- u- notiiin ci m.o i.mw h c-wra, wnere . . auen provisions Jlas been
. . vf .v.miiya imh lAil'TUfl. anil I inrf Tk".J i : . -
i iiiu ui v , o --. 7 1 "v- u,augrs in mese cases
t- j T,ito wwrioujiy so great, that though we
As we
is a
Trua he r
SI O W I H O .
This is one of the most important opera-
lions in farming ; a great deal of this work
is to be done in a short time, and in a warm
season, and it is of the greatest importance
to lighten the labor as far as possible.
We have seen some ery stout hardy men
toil and sweat al) day, and do but a small
day's work, while other men of much less
strength would cut more grass, and yet not
exert themselves o fatigue. From this it
is evident that some mowers exert twice
the srength that others do in per
forming the same work, and those who nse
the least strength usually do their work
the best, though they may not render the
field so smooth by cutting off the tops of
knolls, stumps, stones, and other impedi
ments that intrude themselves among the
thick grass. '
There are several reasons' why there is
so great a auierer.ee in sneaas scythes as
to their hanging "well, and there is so great
a difference in sc'vthes as to their cutting
with ease and holding their edge, that some
are better' worth five dollars than others are
worth brie ceit U Some men'" keep their
scythes in prime border, and in mowing
they lay their strength but to the' best ad
vantage ; . tHey use a gentle motion that
will not fatigu? ; they are Jlesg liable to
strike stones, &cv, than, those who? make
greater exertions, and when they do strike
them, less injury is done. , '
The best scythes should bev xhoseni as
the difference in wice - betvfeen a very
good one and one that is good for nothing,
is i mere trifle : 'Indeed the f expense' cf a
good scythe ia less than its value Above
I a poor one for only one day'a use, A
Use of Lime is New-Hampshire.
One of the shakers recently told me, thev
had been in the habit of buying the best
Thomaston Lime, which with ansporta
tions cost them at leas; inree aowars a
cask: of breaking and slacking it and
miring it with mud collected from bog-
..... 0 , . . . r
holes or turfs from the sides or the high
ways, in proportion of Jour or five cask
to an hundred common ox loads ; and af
ter the fermentation and mixture, they
have found this composition not less valu
able than an equal quantity of the best of
stable manure. If the above remarks are
correct, and no doubt they are, as I find
them corroborated by various writers on
this subject, it is an easy and cheap meth
od of obtaining manure, and well adapted
for top dressing.
The Hon. John Wells of Boston, who
has made several experiments with lime
in the preparation of compost manuTe for
a top dressing, recommends that it be pre
pared by first placing a layer of mud or
loam as the case may be then a layer of
unslacked lime, and so continue until the
materials are used up; and in twelve or
fourteen days, shovel it over and it will be
fit foi use. From what 1 am able to gath
er fiom this gentleman's experiments, he
made use of lime in proportion of about
one cask of Thomatton lime to five loads
of loam or mud, and that he annually, for
more than twenty years, made use of lime.
for agricultural Durnoses to the extent of
more than one hundred casks. He further
says "To my surprise 1 found the effect
produced to be equal to what is usual from
common compost manure." Lime as a
top dressing on a wheat crop is undoubt
edly valuable on many kinds of soil, espe
cially where there is a deficiency of calca
reous matter.
Beni. Cutter, Esq. informs me that he
has made use of lime at the rate of twenty
bushels or more to the acre, as a top dress
ing, by sowing it on in a fine pulverized
state, when the wheat wis a few inches
high, and considered himself well remu
nerated in the vheatcrop. The Hon. Le
vi Fisk observed to me, that he used two
teirces of Thomaston lime last spring by
sowing it on nearly two acres of wheat.
leaving a small piece in the same held un
sown, and is confident he realized twenty-
five per cent, more wheat in consequence
of the lime. The above and other similar
experiments, are conclusive ebidence in
my mind, of the importance and value o
lime is a manure. Conanfs Address.
instrument and tables invented and pre
pared to conform, , the latitude and longi
tude of any place may be ascertained with
the minutest accuracy, by the dip of the
needle only. It is connected with the
laws of magnetism, galvanism and elec
tricity, and it i supposed will explain sev
eral other natural phenomena, of whose
laws we have had no knowledge. Dr. H.
A. Sherwood, a former acquaintance oi
mine, and now of New-York city, is the
discoverer ; and from the observations sta-
ted to have been made, as tests oi us accu-
racy, there seems to ue uu uouw ui u
truth. 1 have not gone into the examina
tion of the matter, though I intend to if
my limited knowledge of mathematics and
the sciences will enable me to master
it." Mohawk Courier.
The Reward of Industry. The
now Right Hon. Sir John Cowan, Bart.,
and nrpspnt T,nrd Mavor of the city of
London, came to town m the humhie ca
pacity of an errand boy, and was employ
ed in a wax-chandler's shop, which stood
nearly opposite the present site of the
Mansion house. The drudgery which
the duties of this office imposed, were
performed by him, day after day without
a murmur, and each tasic set nun oy u
employer was executed in such a manner
as quickly to gain him tne estetm ana
friendship of all w.io knew him. A lew
years rolled bv, and he was promoted to
the situation of shopman, when his un-
a .
surpassed industry, and the strictest in
tegrity, again procured him the confi
dence and attachment of his master. A-
bout this time it was his good fortune to
win the affections of his master's daugh
ter (the present Lady Mayoress,) and their
marriage taking Dlace soon after, witbj
the consent of her parent, he was further
elevated to the distinguished post of part
ner in the firm. Here he remained till
his partner's death, which occurred some
time afterwards, and the entire business
then devolved upon him . A succession
of years, during which his previous good
qualities characterised him in an eminent
degree, brought with them wealth, opu
lence, and power, and from that time up
to the present he has continued his ca
reer, in a manner alike worthy of him
self and the city of which he is the dis
tinguished representative.
Distinction between Poverty
and Pauperism. " It is of the utmost
importance accurately to distinguish be
tween poverty and pauperism; fur by
MISCELLANEOUS.
confounding them, poverty is dishonored,
and pauperism is countenanced, bupply
poverty with the means and it vanishes,
out pauperism is the more confirmed.
Poverty is a sound empty vessel, but pau
perism is not only empty but cracked.
Poverty is a natural appetite merely want
ing food : pauperism a ravenous disease
which no food cans itisfy. Poverty strives
to cure itself, pauperism always paraly
ses. Poverty is sincere, pauperism is an
arch-hypocrite. Poverty has naturally a
proud spirit, pauperism a base one, now
cringing, now insolent. Poverty is silent
and retiring, pauperism is clamorous and
importunate; the one is grateful, the oth
er the reverse. There is much that is
lovely in poverty, but pauperism is alto-o-pihpr
hateful. It is deli.crhlful to relieve
o . o
the one; irksome to be taxed for the oth
er. Poverty has the blessing of heaven,
as well as those that relieve it: pauper
ism on the contrary, h is nothing in com
mon but is the reverse of the christian
virtues. The injunctions of the gospel
are in favor of poverty, but wholly in op
position to the spirit cf pauperism, and
the merit of those individuals who tho't
lessly succor it, may be estimated accord
ingly." Walkei, in Farmar's Mag.
How common it is to see people who
set their faces as a flint against the use of
alcoholic liquors, and refuse to give em
ployment to those who drink them, and
withdraw their patronage from those per
sons who deal in them ; and in their zeal,
portray the evils of drunkenness ia the
most glowing colors, aud hale its victims
to the bar of civil justice that they may
be punished for their inebriations, and
when they see a poor laborer drinking a
glass of spirit and water, admonish him
of his danger of becoming a drunkard ;
and of the dreadful consequences of that
vice, while in their own breath and from
the very mouths that utter these admoni
tions, they send forth that poisonous and
filthy odor of tobacco, which betrays the
habit of stimulation even more disgust
ing, ard equally destructive to health,
and life, and moral purity. Nay they do
not hesitate to indulge in every species of
stimulation and sensuality considered re-
NOTICE TO HYGEISTS4IN VERMONT.
THE GENUINE Morrison's or Hy
gean Vegetable Universal Medi
cine, of the British College of Health
can again be had in this state. The Col
lege have appointed and sent out
, Mr rH?0JGE TAYLOR,
(in place of H. Shepherd Moat removed
and of him and his agents only can thL
genume imported Medicine be obtained
ilhUaited S?teS Thc medicine
l and $3 packets, with No. 1 and 2
Pills in them, and in boxes of 9.5
cts. each, with one kind in a box, so that
No. 1 or 2 can be obtained seperately if
wanted ; in the spring the boxes will have
both kinds in them ; also, boxes of pow
ders, 25 cts. each. We do URGE all
who wish to get this "best of medicines,"
to attend to the following directions when
purchasing in Vermont; see ir there is a
label on the box or packet reading Geo.
Taylor,' Gen'l agent of the United States
of America, appointed by Morrison, Modt,
& Co. British College of Health, 4Jas.
Morrison, the Hygeist, Hamilton Plaae,
lUugs tyross, ondon. Geo. Taylor,
Morrison Moat & Co., and Jas. Morrison
the Hygeist, are fac similes of their re
spective signatures; Also be more par
ticular to see that each box or packet is
signed in writing by Pangbork & Brim,
maid, and also signed by the sub agent of
.vhorn you are purchasing ; attend to thest
rules & you will get the Genuine PILLS
and will get an article that will do you
good if Medicine can. Should any be o&
fered in Vermont without all of the above
signatures on them, the puWie may rest
assured that they are not made by Morri
son the Hygeist.
Applications for Sub Agencies will be
promptly attended to, terms liberal. No
Druggist or Pedl.ir will be appointed in
any case whatever; every sub agent will
have a certificate of his appointment, sign
ed by Geo. Taylor, U. S. Agent, and
signed in writing by Pangborn & Brins
maid, state agents for Vermon. and a
printed certificate of appointment, to sus
pend in his place of business, srcI by the
request of any person they will show the
written appointment signed by us. We
conscientiously recommend this medicine
to all who need medicine; it can be gir
en safely and with good effect to yotng
children, as well as grown persons. Those
who have used it, do invariably continue
its use whenever they need any medicine.
The reputation of it ia well "established
and needs no flaming, puffing advertise
ments to sustain it. It has been injured
by counterfeits, but the college have se::t
out an agent, in whom they have perfo t
confidence. It is their, and his, and our
intention to do what we can to enable thus
who wish it, to get the genuine Morris
on's Hygean Vegetable Universal Medi
cine made at the British College of Health
in London.
Pangborn & Brinsmaid,
Vermont State Agents; appointed bj
Geo. Taylor, 13 Chamber st. New York
Messrs. Orvis'& Robert?, of Facto
ry Point, are the sole agents for the coun
tv of Bennington: ' -
' SUB AGENTS.
Geo. II. Fish, MiddJebury, Addiso Co.
O. A. Keith, Sheldon, Franklin
S. E. Morse, Craftsbnry, Orleans
John Kelsey, Danville, Caledonia
N. C. Goddard, Windsor, Windsor "
M.S.BucklandBellows Falls, Windsor "
H. W. Porter, Rutland, Rutland
WVCrKvell,Montpe!ier, Washington "
Foster Grdw, Chelsea, Orange
LIST OF LETTERS,
REMAINING in the Post Office m Brandon, Tt,
July 1, 1838.
Andrews A. Lathrop Luther 2
Baker Edmund S. Laboute Ambrois
Baker James Long James 2
Barlow Lewis Levitre Gideon
Buckled Sophrouia Jlrg.a wrence Archibald
Brown MicaM r j r :a u
B., . , . LanuoQ David H.
artlett Alvin rau-
.k. t Lamb George
v urc ljucy mrs.
Moral Effects of Marriages.
The statistics of the Eastern Penitentiary
of Pennsylvania, are curious in the great
inequality, which they exhibit, between
married ani unmarried convicts. Of the
one hundred and sixty prisoners, received
the last year, one hundred and ten were
unmarried, six were widowers, and forty
five only were married. 1 have never
seen a stronger illustration of the moral
influence of marriage. It is too late to
eulogize the marriage institution, after the
world's experience of its ameliorating in
fluence upon the human condition, for
si thousand years. But we may take
this instance, as an evidence of its effects,
in promoting good habits, morality and
virtue amongst the lower classes of soci
ety. Atlas.-
A Ne w Discoverx itf Science.Ex
tract of a letter from a gentleman in Wash
ington, X). C-V to his friend in this Tillage,
dated June 14, 1838 ,-,
, A new and splendid discovery in sci
ence fe just announced, and is now being
exhibited here by the discoverer, for the!
enlightenment of the national Representa
tives. It is the law of the variation of the
magnetic rieedle--a magnetic "pole, by
which,' it is su pposed to be ascertained that
iflevolves aboutihe'axis of Che earth oncei
in 666 yearly and by means of this, and
Coahou James
Cluff Moses
Cheney Samuel
C'-own Thomas
Converse Joseph
Diron w At rr 0 11
Davis Elias K. Pralt Imd
Durkee Oel B. Rathbun Calender
Durkee Polly Mrs. R,ey Mary
Dow Margaret Mis RCe Arba
Davenport Lemuel Stephenson Da nil
Alyers Gary '
Nixon Benjamin
Nelson Wheeler
Powell David
Perry Wellington
Paine Tames
Dutton Samuel
Dow Isaac
Daly Wm.
Flint Orvis
Flint Nathan 2J
nvtclable in a corruot world, and thus, as i ... 17
lJ- wviiu, aim iuus, as ri.Ti; - t " u
a general iaa, are m me true sense ot the i o . L , t r
j , M . 1 . Hatch Jacob
wuru iui unniiipcidie 111:111 ine 11- j
borer who drinks his spirit and water and j
receives his pharisaical rebuke.r-Gro-ham
Journal.
SAW-MILL FOR SALE.
THE subscriber now offers foi sale,
at a low price, for cash or approved
paper, his lot of land, containing about
two acres, with a good Saw-Mill, conven
iently situated on a small stream about
two miles from Brandon Village, on the
road to Whiting, with a good and conven
ient Dwelling House, Barn, &c,; Im
mediate possession given, and crops on
the ground, if desired.
L.v SMITH.
Brandon. July 2, 1833.
Holman Palmer
Hally John
Halping Maria T. ML
Holman Rufus
Jackson Alexander
Johnson Charles
E. JACKSON,
Smith Jane Mrs.
Turner -Solomon
Thomas
West Gardner
Walker Bathsheb Mi
Wood Philander A-
GOSHEN
Alexander Cyrui I
Allen Reuben
Buttles Polly Mrs
Newton Ziba
Preston Charles
Ripley Ann Mri.
Shedd Amos
P. M.
a
TRAYED from the pas
ture of; the subscriber.
in Brandon, on the 28th day
of May. a baychorse COLT.
three years old this Spring, of good size,
with black mane and tail; star in the fore
head ; and had a poke on - when he . left
the; pasture.' Whoever - will return said
colt, or give information concerning him,
shall be reasonably rewarded. -. .
- - - - - - JESSEiBINES. '
Brandon, June 20, 1833. S9:41
i .
7TTR0KE into the enclosure of tw
JXD; subscriber, about the 10th of 1
a red, yearling STEER. He. has a '
The owner can have said Steer K ;.
proving property paying aharges, J
taking him away. , h
JOHN PETER-
Hubbardton, June 20, 1838.
WOOL! WOOL!!
THE subscriber will exchange C,
simeres and Buckskins for o,j
on feir and equitable terms. Or he
purchase wool on 6 and 9 months err-
w A A mk r nn a rinmrnnv in Worce1
auu vi " f j i
Mass. for the amount pnyaie
to trade as above will do well to call
JESSE STEDMA3
Chester, Jane, 188.
t;
ft
ish
I

xml | txt