ICntlanue fra.m irnt Pale.
hat I believe every reflecting lover of his
eountr , both forth and South. must view
with pleasure the genertous and cordial re
.eptlon which our distinguished auest
has met in New Orleans. To me it
seems thedawningof a better era. Until the
hut is forliven (if nt forgotten) on both sides,
ile fullr prosperity of the houth cannot be as.
ured. t labsuman for each to think his cross
the heaviest one that is borne, and hence the
vanquished are Drone to forget the lasting
pounds they dealt those who would now.
though still smarting from them, be good
nn. Let the dead past go. and
colt only to the future. Put your
hand to the plow and don't look back. Let us
unite to develops the magnificent heritage
Whitch od has girven to us, Through the rich
et and grandest part of it He has caused a
mighty stream and its majestle tributaries to
now in one whole and complete system, thus
combining diversified immensity of wealth into
h rmonious unity and teaching us to cultivate
a brotherhood of feelinl and a homogeneity of
ancient and fabled lore we learn that for
ulness of the past was symbolized by the
ters of a stream called Lethe: but here we
a grader lesson taught by our own great
river. Whether its waters are born among the
snows a d ice of the Jeweled sides of the Rocky
ionutalns. or on the distant water shed of the
Iorthor burst from the warm bosom of theearth
In crstal sDrinag upon tbhPunnouar lopes of the
laohian chain they will flow alike In qulet
atrmony through the same channel and to the
same bourne.and their wves seen to murmur as
they Dps us. "Let us have peace; let us have
The Legislature-To which
PEAlRga a. N. OGDEN
Shad hoed to have escaed the notice of my
ds and to have enicred tue pleasant prlvl
eae of a listener. The atlrues incident to my
loitlon as Speaker of the H anse, the constant
:oF continued strain on my voice, renders it
most impossible for me properly, to an.
ounie my keen aporeclatlon or this dlstino·
lion or becomingly add my humble congratu
lattois to this your honored guest, yet as a
on born and reared on the beloved soil of
Louisiana. yet as one whose love, whose hopes.
whose earnest sympnthy was given to tnat
p.use made sacred by our honored dead,my
eert warms in tue patriotic utterances of this
noble toast, and a hundued thousand hearts
Dplsting ttitonuah the entire length sand limit
of this tate beat out through me one grand.
One universal. one uninterrupted response of
ap robatlon and apnoplause.
The peotle of Lulitana stand to-day as the
devoted children of a once more glorious
union. Touch but a hair uoon the head of this
our common mother, and, Ilsae t.te cavaliers o
rancet. whose thousand swords n shed in the
noon day's sun for love of Maria Antoinette,
would spring from scabbards long disused. ten
thousand sabres, bright in their honor, sharp
and keen for her defense.
The children of Louisiana have their faults,
but they are the faults of a generous people.
Qclakt and implsive, they may be led into
trer, but the nobility that characterizes the
trulybrave is so implanted in their hearts that
they harbor no resentment, treasure no mean
or petty recollections. The things of the past
0reto them as dead, and if st times in travel
ing throuah the graveyard of their tender
mlnloienoes a tear should fall upon the tomb
9f some beloved friend, analyze it, oh ye canting
]o.0rites both North and South, that would
seek to sow distrust amongst a once more
united family, and you will fBd in it a purity of
sevotion to the Union, now and forever, one
and Inseparable, that, falling on the bright
surface of a heroic and generous general's
sword, could bring no rust of dishonor.
At this point Mr. Albert Baldwin presented
the autograph album in a neat speech and Gen
eral Grant rose and said: "This evening will
be treasured with sweet memories by me and
the memories of this occasion will be handed
d to my children 'as a legasc I feel hon
ored by the presentation of this album with the
of my hosts written therein.
pate ty then broke un with pleasant hand.
lags and a store of happy reminiscences
e .nespicoun occasion.
HUE WABHINGTON ARTBILLERY
The fifth shoot of the members of the Wash
Baston Artillery for the Battalion cap took
The following scores were made:
.ardo............ ......0o0-3 4 3 4 4-18
500-3 3 2 3 2-18-81
1ilarubla................200-4 0 3 4 o-11
500-3 4 2 2 3-14-25
Oharlton..................200-4 4 3 4 3-17
500 5 2 4 5 3-19-36
elohel...................200-2 2s 3 4-14
500-0 2 6 2 5-14-28
Arms.... ........200-4 4 3 4 6-20
500-6 8 0 4 5-17-37
Bradford..........20......0-s 4 83 4-17
500-3 4 5 5 5-22-39
Miller .....................200-3 4 3 5 4-19
600-4 3 3 2 4-16-35
Selph...................200-4 5 4 4-21
500-3 3 4 5 4-19-40
Dupre ....................200-8 4 4 3 4 18
600-0 2 3 2 3-10-28
Ex-Gov. Hahn was visited by Gen. Grant on
Sunday evening. A very pleasant Interview
snsued. which was much enjoyed by the Gov
rnor. who ds still somewhat weak from the
sec of his late accident. The ex-Presi
t was aomvanied to the residence of Gov.
yh n by Gen. James DIugan. who served in the
same brigade with him in the early Dart of the
The St. Helena Gazette is for Hanconck.
Bcauf river is reported falling above Ray
Serenading parties are popular in Bayou
A large number of calves have died in Ten
ses from the cholera.
The Tenses Journal is in favor of the re
election of Gen. King to Congress.
Last Thursday night Point Coupee was
visited by a severe wind and rain storm.
Corn and cotton planting is now being
rapidly pushed forward in this parish.--I Ten
The Iberville South is trying to persuade
the people of Plaquemine to organize a mil
A lodge of the Knights of Pythias has been
oranl~ed in Bayou Sara. It will be known
as Bayou Saras Lodge.
The bar of Morehouse met last week and
passed resolutions of respect to the memory
of the late Judge Parsons.
Water still continues to rise in the swamp
between the court-house and Point Coupee
.ading.--[Point Coupee Pelican.
On Thursday, first instant, our postoflice
commenced work under the new name
Bayou Sars.-[West Fellciana Sentinel.
The negre Jak Jackson, charged with the
murder of Abe Frazier in St. Helena several
eas ago, has been captured and lodged in
The waters from the Cooodra are backing
up into Lake Conoordia, and the division line
between the lake and the Mississippi is very
Beports from the Black and Tensas rivers
confirm the rise of these streams, and a gen
eral exodus of the stock is being made for
their preservation.-[Concordia Eagle.
The barof Points Coupeemet the other day
and passed resolutions complimenting Judge
Bonanchaud, the outgoing parish judge, for
the able manner in which he had performed
the duties of his office.
On Wednesday and Thursday, fourteenth
and fifteenth instant, the quarterly confer
-noe of the Methodist Church will be held In
Bayou Sara, Rev. J. A. Godfrey, presiding
.lder.--tWest Feliclana Sentinel.
More witnesses have left Shreveport to
testily before the Benate Exodus Committee.
Some witnesses from Natchitoches have also
been summoned. The greater part of these
are colored and all of them Republicans.
The Pointe Coupee Pelican suggests the
name of Charles Parlange, of that parish. as
s.candidate for Congress from the Sixth Dis
t~iet. It states that he has received several
Iltterlg c~ifers from the district to run.
The South Louisiana Canal and Navigation
y of Terrebcnne has offotred, after the
1s mon of its canal to Bayou Terrebonne,
out the principal bayous of the par
ao as to asaist navigation and drainage.
ecRu urred between G. C. Brkiner
a SitD, both of St. Helena, on Bat
r? eelfng, about four miles from Osyka,
S pmriah of Tanglpahps, resualting in I
ld aer being dangerously stabbed in the left
H. C. Ruston, a cadaverous champion of
"woman's lights," billed this town for a
lecture to take Dlaoe on Thursday, the first,
at Fireman's Hall, but owing to the absence
of an audience, concluded be would not hold
forth.-[West Fellicana Sentinel.
The steamer Bonnie Lee, running in the
New Orleans and Mlnden trade, had the very
serious misfortune to break her shaft two
miles below the lower Linden landing Marcb
81. She will doubtless have to be towed to
New Orleans for repairs.-[Shreveport
The Mansfield mail came through this
we-k for the first time in several weeks. On
one of the trips some gentlemen on the Pa
trice kindly offered to gglde the mail rider,
and, after showing him that the water was
not knee deep, he refused to come through.
That rider needs regulating.-[Sabine Index.
On Sunday evening last, between the hours
of 7 and 8 o'clock, J. W.Johnson, the man
who recently forged the nme of Little John,
of Red River for the sum of $400, made his
escape from the Bayou Sara jill. He left a
long autobiography behind,wherein he stated
that he was not a bad man but had got into
We had no rain up to Friday of this week
and the absence of farmers on our streets in
dicate they have taken advantage of the
propitious weather in advancing farm work.
Some of the more forward have already
planted cotton, while the majority aere prepar
ig to do so during the coming week.-I West
Our friend J. S. Tuttle. E q., of the "Laurel
Ridge plantation," was In town this week.
He informed us that three young bears were
captured in the rear of his place last week.
He says that bears are destructive to his cane
crop in the rolling season. Mr. Tuttle iu
formed us that he has never seen a more
magnlficent prospect for an immense cane
A desperate attempt was made to assassi
nate one Henry McCullogn, colored at
Shreveport, Wednesday. As he entered his
own house some one sprung on him and
stabbed him in the throat. The knife how
ever, was dull, and MoCullogh escaped alive,
but with a deep wound in the throat, which
barely missed his jugular vein. His assail
ant was one Darby, also colored.
On Wednesday morning last carpenters
were at work making the scaffold for the ex
ecution of Robert R ,bertuon, who was con
demned to be hung on Friday, second instant.
The scaffold was within a few hours of comple
tion on Thursday evening when deputy
sheriff A. I'. Williams, who had charge of the
sheriff's ollice during the absence of Sheriff
Duson, received the following telegr tm:
NEw ORLEANS, April 1, 1880.
Postpone until further orders execution of
sentence of Robert Robertson, fixed for to
morrow, April 2. L. A. WILTZ,
Governor of Louisiana.
When Mr. Williams received the telegram
he was about unlocking the jail door to allow
Robertson's wife to take her last farewell of
her husband. She was not informed of
the respite until the cell door opened, and
she was crying with her arms around her
husband. On the deputy informing the
grisoner that he had been respited he
bore it very calmly, remarking at the
time that he had always felt satisfied that
God Almighty would not allow any innocent
man to be hung, but that if such was his fate
he was prepared to meet his doom. He has
never for a moment, even when the gallows
was being erected and his measure taken for
his coffin, evinced the least fear of death, or
ceased to deny his guilt when spoken to on
the subject of the killing. His face is a
pleasant one, and he has borne his imprison
ment with cheerfulness, never complaining
of the hardship he has had to undergo.-[St.
P. F. Frichot, an old citien of Dallas, has
It is thought the Bremond Railway will go
to Marshall, and not to Tyler.
Allen Towles, colored, was hung at Corsl
cana on March 26 for the murder of his wife
Mrs. Saluria Swearingen, of Gllad county,
with her llttle son, were drowned in Sulphur.
A considerable number of young lambs
have died in Bell county during the late
The Texas Central will locate its machine
shops 100 miles from Brenham, on their ex
They are going to build a railway betheen
Cleburne and Fort Worth, to take in Denton
A man named Somnier has been arrested in
Brazoria county, charged with murder of
Prudhomme, in Louisiana, in 1871.
The latest news from the Chenal mountain
miners is that ore yielding $40 to the ton with
10 per cent of silver has been discovered.
A movement is on foot in Austin county to
establish a fish and game association and to
take measures to stock the streams with fish.
A little two-year-old girl, named Henrietta
Wilson, perished in the flames of a vacant
tenement house which was burned in Dent
Alice Hughes, employed as a waiter girl in
the Vaudeville Theatre at Sin Autonmo, be
coming tired of a weary lite, put an end to it
Buxton Bell, a citizen of the Duck creek
neighborhood, was foully murdered by his
son and one Hawkins. The arrival of Judge
Lynch is anticipated.
D. H. W. Harrington, of Wood county, was
waylaid and assassinated near his house. A
farmer with whom he had a lawsuit is sus
pected as the murderer.
The farmers of Bald Prairie, Robertson
county, are being troubled with large flocks
of field larks, which dig up all the corn, leav
ing scarcely a kernel in some fields.
John Henry, colored, was hung at Corsl
cana on the twenty-sixth of March. He was
hung by a new process-jerked up into eter
nity instead of being dropped down into it.
Robert Russell was killed recently at
Atascosa, Oldham county, by a man named
Howard. Russell tried to ride over Howard
and shot at him twice, when the latter re
turned the fire, killing Russell.
A small boy, the son of Mr. C. Goodrum,
of Plantersville, who last week killed a col
ored boy, a few years younger than himself
by stabbing him in the stomach, was tried
before a justice, and on account of his youth
IS A THOROUGH REMEDY
In every case of Malarial Fever, and Fever and
Ague, while for disorders of the stomech. torpidity
of the liver, indigestion and disturbances of the
animal forces, which dahllitate. it has noequiva
lent, and can have no suhbsitute. It should not be
confounded with triturated compounds of cheap
spirits and easential oils, often sold under the
name of Bitters.
FOR SeLE BY
gists, racerg sad Wine Ierchnta Ivoerywler.
t 1840........ ..... . .ITADLISHED . 1 0 ..................1840
HUBBARD'S FIRNITURE PALACE,
THE CHEAPEST, THE NEATEST, THE LARGEST AND THE
OLDEST ESTABLISHMENT IN TOWN
With the Largest Assortment of Fine Bedroom Suits, in Rosewood, Mahogany, Wal
nut and Oak, of the Latest Patterns and the Lowest Prices. Parlor
Suits in Ebony and Gold, Mahogany, Walnut and Gold in Coteline Raw
811Silks, Reps, Satin de Laine, Hair and Mohair Coverings, in Large VYa
rlety at Equally Low Figures. Also, Library, Hall and Dining.
RoomFurnituro in the Most Modern Styles, Exceedingly Cheap.
French Dressers, Mi- Mrror Wardrobee,
MANTLE AND - FANCY AND
PIER MIRRORS, ..... -FOLDINO CHAlS,
CENTRE AND CARD SOFAS. LOUNGES
T A B L E , U WASESTIANDS,
SIDEBOARDS, T RATTAN AND
China and SilverOases, CARPET ROCKERS,
HALL STANDS, Spring Mattressea
Feathers and Spring Pillows and
CURLED HAIR, BOLTER8
PARLOR DESKS, Ladies' Secretaries,
IN NUMBERS AND PRICES TO SUIT ALL.
Also a heavy stock of Medium and Ordinary Furniture for City and Country Use. at Wholesale
and Retail, oheap for cash, All In need of Furniture will do well to examine our stock and prices
JOS. B. H IUBBARD,
No. 122 South Rampart, Cor. Perdido, arl Nos. 84, 86, 88, 90 and 92 Perdido Street.
nS IGN OP THR GOLDEN EAGLE.
MAR(ARET HAUGHERY. BERNARD KLOTZ.
STIEAM1 AJ1I) 31 T3CIIANICAL
74, 76 and 78 New Levee street, NewOrleans,
The undersigned beg leave to call your attention to the following list of CRACKERS
manufactured by new and Improved machinery, and solicit your orders:
NAVY BREAD, SODA CRACKERS, XX, XXX, XXXX,
PILOT BREAD, CREAM CRACKERS, XX, XXX,
COFF.E-MOUSE BREAD, BOSTON CRACKERS,
CRACKER MEAL, BOSTON BUTTER CRACHKER
GINGER BREAD, XX, XXX, , PICNIC CRACKERS,
GINGER NUTS, XX, XXX, WATER CRACKERS,
SPICE NUTS, OYSTER CRACKERS,
CRESCENT ISCUIT. NILK CRACKERS
- - - - - - - 0 - - - = -~ - - - -
MARGARET HAUGHERY & CO.
PEARL OYSBTER OCRACKERS. GINGEB OREAM ORACOKEBBRS, CACKNS,O ELS. GINGErB
SNAPS, LEMON 8NAPS, SUGAR CAKES. LEMON JUMBLES. ORESCENT BISCUIT. HANt
SUGAR CRACKERS, NICK-KNACK OCRACKERBS. iSUGAR CRACKEBRS. MAQOARONiI SNAPS.
GINGER JUMBLES. ORANGE JUMBLES. LEMON ORACKERS.
EXTRA FANCY CRACKERS.
ASSORTED CAKES AND JUMBLE8, ARROW ROOT CRACKERS. PEARL BIROCUIT. DRY
SUGAR CAKE. TEA BISCUIT. AB C BISCUIT. LEMON OREAM BISCUIT, STRAWBERRY
BISCUIT. ICED BUGAR CAKE.
When desired, these goods will be packed in Tin Cases, for foreign shipment, of
5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 pound packages. Having a capacity of manufacturing 800
barrels of Flour per day, we are prepared to receive and fill large orders with
,, lr m w MARGARET HAUGHERY & CO.
THE NEW OTTO SILENT
An engine thatworks without Boiler. Always
ready to be started and to give at once In I
SAFETY, ECONOMY, CONVENIENCE.
Burns common Gas and Air. No steam. no
coal, no ashes. no fires, no danger.
Built in stzes of 24, and 7 H. P. by
8OHLEICHEB, SCHUM]1 & CO.,
Can be seen In successful operatilon at Mlessrs.
Schmidt A Zeigler's, 0. B &, W. D. Malginnis's.
and Luckner's Box Factory, in this city. For
Information apply to
JOHN F. BRAUN. Agent.
No.16 Carondelet street. up stairs.
fee Sn Tu Tn tt
W. S. CAMPBELL, Agent,
29 Carondelet st., New Orleansa
AT WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
And Families Supplied
Has alwys on hand a full stock of Bterar
and OWeil & Co.'s celebrated Pit~hrg Coag
DE L'ISLE & DONAHOE
MAITTESS MIlNrICTORT I
44 and 46 Baronne street.
We call the attention of every one to the great
reduction we have made in MATTRESSES. We
are selling the
DOUBLE MATTRESS at $4 50,
and other sizes at proportionate prices. We
guarantee all mattresses as good as any in the
market and better, as they are made with our
CORD BOUND TICK.
Also Cork Shaving Mattresses and Church
Pew. ICair and Bugar Cushions a specidlty.
Heady-made Ticks always on hand, and all
kinds of repairing done at the lowest possible
price. Ja2s Fr Su-Ta ly
SEED RICE ! SEED RICE
CAROLINA AND HONDURAS.
For sale by ERNST & CO,.
Ass t 10i and 111 Julia stree.
I. SCHWARTZ & BRO.,
149 TO 169 MAGAZINE STREET,
DEAR'S PATENT STEAI FP
he attention of the nuabile Is artloalarly sailed to the
GREA.T REDUCTION IN PRICES I
Tis red tIs possible on saount of the decrease in the eslt of labor and material, not
by anr lowerin eK tegunality of either
Snotwz sttndung the previously aoknowledaed
SUPERIORITY OF THE DEANE PUMP,
It has been the oonstant endeavor of the manufaeturerto render it still more worthy of the favor
with which it has been reoeived, by snoh
IMPROVEMENTS IN DESIGN AND DETAIL
So wll slmpI rstrengthen and perfect It for the many uses to whichb it eDD applied. lW
The Most Perfect Steam Pump Made,
E ach PUMP is subjeoted to a risorous test before leaving the manufactory, and every Puma
W.e oblgate ourselves to refund the purchase money In case any Pump should fail to per.
form mte work for which we warrant It.
We have constantly on hand a large and complete assortment of
PUIMPS FOB VACUUI, SYRUP, TANKS AND FEEDING BOILB,.
KELLY STEEL BARB WIfR.
STEEL BARB FENCE WIRE.
Wit vI on maennfacture and use of BANDEB D WIB dawned a NEW EBl IN l15B .
l. Pr.vorly all fences of wire or wood had to be made of ulf.iot strength to
resist the brute force oft he animal to be restrained and It ueded .oa. p
strength and activity o the animal as to whether the ne lde
broken down or scaled; heonce, encing had become very ,ast.
and. In msay eases, almost m sble to be oed
thus mak aJret drabac to the settlement of
some of the inet portions of our Gontinent
THE EASE AND COMPARATIVE CHEAPNESS
With whioh BARBED WIRE can be transported the small amount of time sad labr raW
to put It up. Its wonderful eftiiency as a ie oe. and iat omnar~tve idCeannss m
made for it a most wonderful and remar e suenooss. The amount of sale
have been unprecedented, and though lttle wa heard of It four raes
ao, it is nw known allover the oivilifed world, and used in
all the ta tes ano Tsrritories @1 the United sit.
We are Prepared to Eteent All Orders, Small or Large, Promptly sad at yfa
FRIEDMAN'S INJECTORS AND EJECTORS.
The special attention of manfaceturers, mill owners. and other narties using ea sessa
toe great economy of emplying Inectors as a means of up lying water to ste;m .bu
In most oses these Injectors may take the place of Steam Pumn to aret adlvantage.
even where the latter have been set up and are now in use. it would be a matter of eoonomy
aDpl. one of the former also to your boiler, for the followin .among many other resosel
pertinent, that might be given:
The Best of Pumps Will Sometimes Get Out of Order,
others frequently. In which ease much valuable time Is lost while making reair e
such oircumstances, is a oomparatively inexpensive machine, always in order and
at a moment's notice to take the place of the disabled Pump and allow the work to n
Ing unusual bad occurred. Then again it ma be used to great sdsTasge in r epa-.e Ln t
during the nightiime so as to be in a good conditiow to get up s fll heed of .team
ithe morninm . e.ecting b this operation alone a
Great Saving in Fuel, and Wear and Tear of Boilers.
The Bteam employed In working the Inlector Is returned to the Boiler with the Feed M .
thereby raisng its temperature, and preventina the unequaal expansion so disastrous to ot
Plates, onused by pumping in water at a low temnerature.
The Feed Water enters the Boiler throunah the Injector In a oon nuous .trea Whlic h
rrest advantage over the unavoidable Intermittent suenop produced yeall kinds of numpe
These Injectors are warranted to work with the most perfect regularity, and when premi
applied. aooordina to the instructions given, aguaranteed to work to the fullest esten oa
capacit, as laid down In our table.
They will also. if desired. be sent on trial to reesponsible partles for thirty days: to beams
cepted if found to work as reDresented, otherwise to be returned free oZ expease eamel Us
JUDSON AND ALLEN GOVERNORS,
Shapley k Wells'
PORTABLE ENGINES AND BOILERS.
STEAMBOAT, CHURCH AND PLANTATION BELLS.
Bar, IHoop, Sheet and Boiler Irom,
and Carrie Boltas. Packers' Bachets
ut ahers and Nails, I Band Bolt dutters
e ackamith Tools of all descripti Ioll Fan B
lea. Band and and Ean-p5eace el 2
Putnams Polished and Pointed Horse Shoe Blisle and Dounble Trees,
Nails. Chains and Anehors
Woreester I - lfeedin.Urlht Drillls. Bevol~ n sd
Tank. .'and loller BRvets.
MORRIS TASBER & CO.
Lap Welded, Steam and Gas Pipe,
BTEAl AND GAS PIPE FITTINGS,
Steam and Oas Pipe Tools of all Kinds.
BraM and IrBnrasbe and IronlesTaies: Brass and Iroa lull ODeniln Valves: Brass sad be.'
it VavesBrass ad Iron Horizontal and Vertieal uhek Valves; Brass and I.
Steam and Vaeuum Gauses: Steam and Berviee Cookse: Brass.
Air. Cylinder and Gsaurse Cocks: Bras Gongs.
HOLLAND & THOMPSON COMPOUND,
Por lournal Boxes. Engines, Shaftiuz. or Blow aend last Motion. we claim will save II.I 1g
CENT over the use of oil
NATHAN & DREYF[YU'
ITUUSTATIC AD SELF-ACTIIO LIJICIATORS AID QILE.
iACINIBT AND BLACKBMITH TOOLS OF ALL KINDS: 8BO(V 5 AND BPADEB,
Anvils. Vises and Bellows; Dirt. Garden and Iron Wheelbarrows; Bubler Bose.
Deltin and Packing of all kinds; New and Second-Hand Portable and
Btationerr llngines. Boilers. Bhafting and Pullels,
3aImopAo hA MLL sP ,PLUCs [email protected] ALL EUrwsa
Estrmartes for Nlewr Boilers Furnished on Application..
ratie dwl rn t urchase will sve a Laree Percentes by erling on as before uesa.b. a
.M. ~SCIFWARTZ & 3BRO.,
148 to 1689 MAGAZIN BTREET
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