"T^ MAONIKICRNT SATIN BBOCATSL ~ PABLOB
J1 Bull, nearly new; eoat $150, for t.tW; one Jo., $175;
V>rocatel nnd rep Hurta, $63, $60 and $30; Pianoforte, Painting*.
rosewood and walnut Chamber Suit*. M nitre mo*,
adding. < urn1!*, Buffeta, Exb.n.-iuii Tabled, loss than
ball cos; lu'ifiduucc i04 Kaat Twenty-ttttli (Lreet, between
Fourth nixl l.cslnitron aveuuc*.
* ?KOTJCJs.?I WILL 8KLL ALL MV KLKCANT
. Household Furniture, on account ot goiiiK niiroad,
fti asaentlcc, via.Parlor Suiw. in ri'-li nntln and hroc lel;
Ivso elegant l'luuoiorte*. Looker .v Brother*,
maker*; Paintings, Bronzes; pilt t'eptre nud Console
Table*. Hedateailit. Bureau* ami Wastelands, Dieting
Caw. Ac., SI linir and spring Mattresses, Sun* in rep* and
- ? / !. i>mi milillo Annwa
and ^Qu'iuiieuu. rail ut private rcsiil? ice 210 West 21?t
~I KAUK CHANCE FOB CASH AT PBITATB IW
A deuce -l Kaat Twentieth street, near Prondway;
p?rl< r f-iiiiK, $75; rep iiulUi $^0* Bcdi'ooiu Mii.ei, $?3. and
BOO lots ior leas than hall coat
T^AGMKIOINT PARLOR -PIT, COOT MM, FOB
.A $ in- d<?. <ln. ?4V, llanofort?, Parlor. Chamber.
Pining" Furniture; property lamiiy leaving city. 36 West
1Mb at.. near 6th_?v.
A- I.AI-.lJi: ASSORTMENT OK CAKI'KTS, Kl'KNIturi'
mid Bedding at lowest < a-li prices, bv weekly
instalments, at O PAKBKLi.'d warehouse. 410 Blglitb
avenue, I -iween i It rtieili and Thirty-Ural streets.
PKIVATK FAMILY LEAVING I "K KlltOPli WILL
sell. :or Immediate caali, magnificent satin brocatel
Parlor nil. H pi' cos, cost lor $2j0; rep Suits, 7
Bieecs $.V>, 160 lo $75; Bedroom Suits, rosewood and
walnut complete, $if>, $5". $70. Si'*' to fiJ5; Dressing
cases Mirrors, KU Mattresses, filiating*. i?r.inzen i?#
yards Carpets, .*>?? eeuts upwards; Curtalua, China.
JUniO*. *<- ' W.? U)>VIU lu^v IIUIIM IP.
$J,fO>V (<>r S.W; one s-iimre rrand P:aim. $? ). Cull at
private residence 12' West st., near nth av. Would
r?nt the l'mnolorie for ti months.
Beds, Bedding, Ac.
by the week or month.
Terms easy. , _
kelly a co.,
corncr of Twenty filth street and Sixth avenue.
OOD SECOND HAND AND MISFIT carpets A
sprilaltv; all sL:es, rich pattern* English Brussels
and Ingrain cheap, nt Ui Fulton street, between William
WEEKLY AND MONTHLY PAYMENTS FOR FURNI.
turt\ Carpets aud Bedding, at B. M. COWPBR,
TBWAll' x Co.'A ljj aud 15, Chatham stroou An im
stcckana luw prices.
..DV < FF t U
A T 80 NASSAU STREET, BETWEEN PULTON aKD
i\ John streets, NEWMAN I.E.'Pi I.ri con it n ilea the
buying s.-l.i.ig or advanrin; on Diumo'ius, Watclina,
Jewelry, Pianos, Merchandise, Lifu Policies, tot1 any
At wolp bkothjibs', sse bruadway, between
Nineteenth aud Twentieth streets, Money Loaned
on Wait-he*. Dlaunn Is. Jewelry, Sil verware, 8il\c*. and
particularly Pianos; private parlor for ladies; business
AT JACKSON'S, flllfi BROADWAY, OPPOSITE ELEVetuh
street.?Money liberally advanced on Diamond.*,
Watchea, Jewelry. Silk.*, Dry Ooods and Personal !
Property ot every description. Private entrance for i
AT no. 57 THIRTEENTH STREET, NEAR BROADwav,
I pay the highest price for Diamonds, Watches,
Jewelry, Ac. ;alvance on the same.
ISAACS, Diamond Broker,
No. 57 Thirteen1 h street, near Eroadway.
A KBRICAN OPTICS (B3TABUflHBD 1851).?LOANS
A on Diamonds, Walches, Jewelrv, liver, ludia
ShawLs Laces, Valitab'oi., Ac.; nnv amount; or w 11 buy.
J. H UAitKIN'G..!;, 7 5 Broadway.
QQ N.\?SA L" STREET, OPPOSITE POST OFFICB.?
pw Liberal advances made on Dlnmonds, Watches,
jewelry aud all kinds ot Merchandise. The same bought
and sold. i.'octu 1 HAYMAn LrioPOLu.
A AO SIXTH A YEN UK, BETWEEN TWENTYrrl/O
fourth and Twenty-fifth arret*.?Liberal advances
mad? on Diamond*, Watches. Jewelry, Hllltj'
Laces and Shawls. .Same bought at full vuluo.
/>Q; BROADWAY, CORNER AMITY STREET,?
pOtJ Money liberally advanced on Diamond*,
Watches, Jewelry and l'crsoual Property ot all descriptions;
the same bought and sold.
H. OE1C.EKMAN (formerly M. Uoseubcrg).
Ql Q BROADWAY.?OLD ESTABLISHED AND MOST
ylO reliable office. Money advanced ou Diamouds,
Watcher, Jewelry, Lace, Ae. Same bought at lull value.
A. C. HERTS.
19f?7 BROADWAY, OYER HERALD BRANCH
i?U I olttcc, room H.?I'urlor lor ladies. Branch
L2U7 Broadway. Money loaned on Diamondt, Watches,
Jewelry, At Same bought and sold. JJNDO BROS.
_ K\ AM) EARS.
A RT1NCIAL HUMAN EYES.?T. .1 DAVIS, INJ\.
ventxir uml only maker of tiio Improved Artificial
Tlumau Eye. acknowledged by tUo faculty to be the only
corrort imitation ot natnre In the world. 127 East I'llteenth
street, between Third and Fourth avenues.
MUSICAL AffD THEATRICAL NOTES.
Kiss Clara Louise Kellogg, supported bj a flrst
Class English opera company, trill commence a
season at Philadelphia in the Fall.
Mile. Pauline canissa, the operatic prima donna,
(estopping at Newbury, Vt., lor the Summer. She
frill appear in Italian opera in the Fall.
Wachtel Is engaged for the season of 1374-75 Tor
German and Italian opera in the United Status under
the same management as belore.
Tambetltk will sail from Europe early in September
to U11 the position of prinw tenure assoJuto in
the Maietzek Italian Opera Company at the tJrand
Salvinl, who Is satd to be the greatest of living
Italian actors, will also leave in September for this
lity. lie first appears at the Academy of Mnslc.
Mr. Louis Dachauer, who was one of the music
committee at the Tails Exposition, has nearly comh1a?a.1
litj rrran l uvmnl.Anli. *,?? %* It
picicii -u . PJ"J)i.muiv jju.ui, J ?u.-il.
The famous conductor, Siguor Augelo Murianl, |
died ut Genoa last mouth, lie was lor some years ;
the orchestral chief at (he Teatro carlo Felice in |
Geuoa, ami was preparlug the opera "La Perle <lu |
Brtall," by M. F61iclen Davit), when attacked by |
his last Uluess. lie was conductor ol trie Teatro i
Commute in ISologna, where he conducted tiorr !
Wagner's ' Lohengrin" with (treat skill. It was in
(rand opera?the Meyerbeer rdpertoire, the
"Moisc" ol Kossini, Ac.?that Marlaul displayed
the most remarkable ability.
HEW PUBLICATIONS RECEIVED.
From A. S. Humes A Co."The Liberal Educailon
or Women: The Demand and the Method,
Currcut Thoughts in England and America.*'
Edited by James Orton, A. M. "hat nest Words on
True Hue cess in Life, Addressed to Young Men and
Women." By iter Palmer. "The Mouth of Gold.
A Series of Dramatic Sketches Illustrating the Life !
and Times of Chrysostom." By Edwin Johnson.
Latin Pronunciation. An Inquiry Into the Proper
Bounds of the Latin Language During the Classical
Penod.'' Hy Walter Blair, A. M.
From D. Appleton A Co."Foods." (Volume of
International Scientific Scries.) By Edward Smith,
M. D., LL. I*., F. H. S. "Critiques and Addresses."
By Thomas Henry lluxlev, LU D., F. It. 8. "The
Argument at Vicuna."
From T. B. Peterson A Brother*, Philadelphia:?
The Heiress of Sweetwater." By J. Thornton
Baudot ph. "fix K'lshts with the Washlngtonlans
and Other Temperance Tales." By T. 8. Arthur.
"Dickens' New Stories."
From Claxton, Remsen A Ha'elUnger, Philadelphia:?
"1'alrmount Para. Sketches of Its scenery,
Water and History." By Charles 8. Kcyser.
From < hlstennan A Webster, I hlladeiphla
"You Ask! I'll Tell! ACondens"d Kucvclonndln of i
All Things <>l Everyday Life."
From J. U. I.lpplucott A Co., Philadelphia:?"In
Bcarcti of the Castaway*: A Homantic Narrative of
the Lone or Captain Grant, of the lirig Britannia .
and oi the Adventures oi His Children and Friends
U Ills D.arover.v and Rescue." Hj Jules Verne.
From Macmillan A Co., London and New York:?
' Th? Spectroscope and It* Applications." uy J.
Norman Lockycr, F. It S.
From A. L. Uuncroft A Co., San Francisco:?"Men
nd Memories oi San Francisco, in the S,irinif of
i860." By 1'. A. Barry and B. I'. A. Patten.
A FLAGMAN'S FRIGHTFUL FATE IN
Jacob Jacobus, nn old flagman, sixty-four years
Of age, in the employ of the Delaware. Lackawanna
and Western Railroad, met a terrible f.ite at the
High street crossing, Newark, Saturday lorennon,
between ten and eleven o'clock. While looking
out lor one train he was strm k in the bark by another
and Itierally cut to pieces, ko tLaf his remains
bad to be gathered tip. lie dirn almost instantly.
Deceased wns considerable or a town celebrity,
bavin* lnid something t<> do with politics, besides
bfintc i" letter carrier for seventeen years, and a
FRATRICIDE PRE VESTED IN KEY/AM.
Saturday afternoon, in Newark, on a warrant
issue! t>> Justice Mills, Oeorge Kleb, an Alsatian,
was taken Into custody and locked ui> in order that
be could r.ot carry out his threat to murder his
brother Peter. it appears the brothers lmvc been i
at swords' points lor a long time. Last January
Oeorge, us R|], gint, orew a kuiie on Ins brother, but
was jii-M iited iroui shedding Mood. Yesterday
be deri.i < i jo the ofilter who iiirealed him, so the
oilicer . >c, tiiat he would surely take Peter's life
yet. lie authorities do not think the threats ldie,
uiiu Ini\o wen red (Jeoruc. wlio at times is
very pa-.onute and ugly in uispoMtion.
The Third Term Proposed fb
Views of the American Tress on the Schem
to Overthrow the Liberties of
[From the Lockport (N. Y.) Union (democratic)
* * * The Hkrai.d makes no mistake in direct
Ing attention to the Issue which must overtop al
others until it Is finally and Irrevocably settled
Mr. Grant's usurpation In Louisiana equals, In dc
fiance of law, any single act of Ciusar in his pro
gre?slve overthrow of the Roman Republic. T
evade tho fate of that Empire Mr. Grant must no
be allowed to enter upon his third term. It ma
have been noticed by the observing that those rt
publicans wbo last Full denounced, in advance
any project looking to Hr. Grant's continuance li
oiHce beyond his present term are now retlcen
upon the subject., or venture tho assertion that i
tin id term is likely to become a necessity! "liu
to say," remarks the IIbrald, that "thin Is not i
living issue is to say what Is not true." No papc
has equalled the Herald in shrewdly pointing ou
vital questions in a political canvass. It is vain t<
talk or tariffs or monopolies while this question ii
[Prom the Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle (democratic)
the coming issue.
The New Yoek IIkrai.d of the 5th, in ai
editorial article written with great ablllt;
and force, reviews the past epochs of ou
country's politics, ana forecasts the natur
of the coming issue. While professedly lrlendl
to General Grant; while giving him credi
for caving t ho Republic In time of war and for gov
ciuing it wisely and honestly (God save the mark!
In time of peace; while implying that a secom
term of the Presidency was a just reward ol dis
tingulshed public services, the Herald fears tha
the personal ambition of the President will mak<
Cspsarlsm?the assumption of continuous powerthc
Issue which the people must determine 11
1876. The writer thinks that tho presenta
tion of such an issue will be a sulclda
act. Grant, though the leader of his partyas
completely its master as was ever Jcl
ferson or Jackson?cannot hope for succcsi
a miiu uiuo. A?ie?i DB ucuuiui uuni uu.
shown himself to bo, and powerful as bis party un
doubtcdly is, the suggestion or a third term, serf
ously accepted on bis part, would be virtually ti
loap trom the Tarpeinn Rock and leave a narao li
history to be remembered with the names or liur:
and Arnold." The metaphor is a little mixed, per
haps, but the lan^uago is certainly strong and cm
pliatlc enough. * * * Every important act o
the President's since his secoud inaugural scemi
to indicate that he is preparing for a third termthat
Cresarlsm is to be the issue; Cicsarism, witt
all its tyranny and corruption, its viclousness anc
depravity, without the prosperity, the glory anc
the grandeur which made Its despotism endurable
To this complexion must it come at last unless the
people remain true to themselves and truo tc
the lalth of their fathers, the founders o
the Kepnbllc. Uut, while the Hbuam) hits
discovered the fact, It is not the Ural
to discover the truth. Sagacious statesmen foresaw
and dcpicted the ovil more than a year ago.
Charles Sumner, whoso republicanism is as undoubted
as his talents, told Congress and tne
country or Ctcsarlsm lrom his scat in the Senate
more than a twelvemoutti slnco. Horace Greeley,
the great Journalist, the man able, honest and
sincere, whose untiring exertions, whose perse
verance, unflagging Industry and Indomitable wil
made him the founder of the republican party am
coutilbutcd In no small measure to Its subsequen
victories and long continued success, saw tin
danger anu sounded a warning In the columns c
the 'iYibitne. Other republicans saw It aud sough
to save the party trom the nulcidal nomlnatioi
ut Philadelphia. When they bocame convince*
that turthcr exertions within party lines would bi
useless, they renounced their allogianco. The;
determined to act for themselves, and thi
Cincinnati platform and the nomination of IIorac<
Greeley wns the first lormal protest agalast th<
one-man power. The democracy, losing sight o
lesser evils In the presence of great and Immediate
danger, coalesced with the re:ormers and fought
with them, shoulder to shoulder, the battle of '72
liut the strategy or the enemy caused the tru(
grounds of quarrel to be ignored and forgotten.
The conflict was waged upon talsc Issues, and th<
Cincinnati movement encountered a crushing de
lcat. Now the campaign must be recemmenccd
nud though the last tight was lost and the cuem;
lias thcprestlge of success, the prospects for vie
tory will be better than they ever were before
Cte.>arisin, which lormerly lay In ambush, now rear
high its brazen front, and there Is no mistaking tu<
character of the loe. Unless the masses have be
come accustomed to mlsgovernment?unless tin
democracy have lost their anclcnt courage and for
saken their ancient faith?victory must come to u
[From the Springfield (Mass.) Journal (republicai
and antl-administratiou), July 10.]
the THIRn tlcliu, and wbv not?
It Is an interesting aud suggestive?though, pet
hap*, uot necessarily alarming?symptom of th
abnormal pathological condition In which the IkxI
politic now linds ltstlf, that, in the first half yea
of an American President's second term, so man;
politicians and political journals should be fount
discussing tbe chances ol his securing a third.
Thus, a Washington correspondent iniorms thi
Boston I'ost that a conierence of office-holders wa
held last week at Long Branch to "arrange tin
preliminaries,-' and that it is "not denied" tin
President knew of It. Further, that the prim
movers count, first, upon the patronage; second
upon the influence of the moneyed interests?th
railroads, natloual banks, protected manufacture
aud ureal capitalists, that supported Genera
Grant so effectively last year; third, upoi
the Inability ol any other one candidate t
rally around him a majority of the party; lourtli
upon the inubility of the opposition to conrentra?
and act lu unison. Tue mention of the moneye
interests here recalls the somewhat famous argi
ment of the Boston Journal and other republlca
organs lust year, that any change of adiuiniHtrt
tion would be necessarily injurious, If not calani
tous, to capital and business, since It would sul
stltute uncertainty lor certainty. Wo said al tli
time that tins argument, ii soli?l, would hold a
true In 1H70 hs in 1872 and In 18-JO as In 1870; that I
was, logically au I practically, an argument for tli
empire. We say no now.
Thus, too, the New York IIkkai.d lias treated it
readers thii week to several editorial art.cies, 1
the genuine aiarmist vein, on the ad
vent ot "CitsariHui" in this free an
happy country. The tone and drllt t
them can lie sunicicntly Indicated by
bri'*f extract t?'-Xotliiug la c oarer thai
that the honenmen or General Grant, the men wli
| have trained honor and wealth out oi his aduiinii
tratlou, and who see in li s rcnomlnatlon am
j re election their i wn continuance in power, inear
! to insist upon his renomluatlon. The argument
j are all at hand:?We are doing so well; the l>usl
nc* of the country needs so tnu<,h tranquillity; in
| fjoutli is so restless in the absence of a firm hand
| General Grant has been so admirable, and so or
that we cauuot run I he risk oi uew experiments."
We might continue these citations, but It is uti
necessary. Here and there a reformed civil scrvic
organ scarccly takes the pun to conceal It
| expectation and hope. Kven uucli a new paper u
I the New York limes contents Itself with Mieeriu
at the alarm ot "the democracy" over the pro:
pect ol General Grant's renomlnatlon. Her
and there, too, a Northern politician Intimate
with more or less reserve, that, In a coucolvabl
contingency, General Gr^nt may bo tli
best man. Colonel Mosby lini spok.-n out his mm
with the frankness belitting a partisan fighter
and there is no doubt that he speaks for the cntir
cio&j of Southern Liaigcttys who huvo seoa tL
RK HERALD, MONDAY, J
error or their ways and been converted to loyalty
aa It is In Oeneral Grant. If, by any accident, the
President should run again he would probably run
better at the South than In any other section of the
f country. The predictions of the Courter-Journai
on that bead are coming true with a rapidity that
is rather startling.
We are not dlap ised, as onr readers very well
Icuow, to exaggerate the lmpoitance of this third.
term talk; much of It la doubtless Idle aud meanfnrrlPOU
Vftlfliftl" nnllH/iiona ?aw nawananaM n ra tn
be hold to a rigid accountability for every foolish
word they may chance to let (all at a time when
the Dog Star rages, and Congress la not In session
and "sensations" arc at a premium. Making all fair
allowances, however, wo have still a residtuin oi
? earnestness, calculation, serious purpose. Tliero are
a few men and Journals that regard General Oram's
| re-electiou in 1376 as both feasible and desirable,
j There are a great many men and journals that
conld be pretty certainly relied upon, In the event
of his getting tno "regular nomination," to support
him. They would not And In the fact of his
? having already served two terms any Bolid objection
to presenting him with a third. That is to
y say, the Washington precedent lias lost, for tho
moment at loast-, much of Its sanctity The war
'* is largely responsible for this, as for a number
of other things?good and bad. Ihoro may be a
reaction by and by and a return to the old paths;
* we hope and bolieve there will bo. But at present
" there la not among u? that vigilant jealousy of
x rulers, that exaggerated but wholesome dread or
J" personal government, that watchful care that tho
democratic ropublic auatalna no Injury at the namls
J of powerful public sorvanta, that used to characterize
tho American peoplo. In the atorm more
than one cable has parted, more than one anchor
, has boon lost. The alilp has drifted a long way from
lior old moorings, and there la a lee shore In sight.
We 'do not look to aee her ?o to wreck upon this
i shore, liowevor We atill retain an abiding and
jr reassuring fnlth in the Republic. We bellovo her
r to bo in greater danger at this moment irom the dry
e rot of corruption than from "Caisarism.'' Wc see
y no mison to budge from the opinion heretofore ext
pressed >n these columns, that General Grant can
not got a renomlnation even If he Is after it, of
) which there Is as yet no satisfactory proof. Morej
over, we do not believe the people are ready as
i- yet for eithor the life-consulate or the empire. It
t is quite possible the spectacle of a President openly
e seeking a third term might glvo precisely that
- shock to the national system which Is needed to
i dispel the lethargy that now oppresses it, set the
r blood tingling through the veins and restore tho
I suspended functions to a normal activity.
>. [From the Providence Journal (administration?
9 Senator Anthony's organ), Jnly 10.]
8 The Nkw York Ukkai.u has discovered that there
is nothing in the constitution of the United States
which prevents a person irom being elected threo
3 times to the oftlco ol President. It has discovered
j that President Grant was some few years slneo adr
milled to be something of a soldier, and
It knovrs that he has been for a second timo
. chosen Cbiet Exocutlvo of tho nation. This is
f familiar learning, as the lawyers say, to everybody;
j and the same thing has transpired before in our
history. But?not even In tho old coffin-handbill
l days of General Jackson?did it seem so certain
I that a despotic Csesarlam was to take possession of
1 our country as it seems to-day possible, if not
probable, to tho Hbhald. "General Grant is a
. brave and sincoro American," it cries; "ho has
> said and dono nothing in the matter to Justify any
r umuouiuuvui |Hlih I1UI lliu -l-VUlIUtjCUUjr III"
, volving the liberties of Hie country la" that The
; people havo the constitutional right to olcct tilm
President onco moro. There is no doubt about the
fact. As to Its evil as a matter of political calculation
tticro is, in tho opinion of the Uiskald, a
, diroinl and portentous apathy on tbo part 01 tbo
, people. It thinks that they aro driving blindly on
to a third election of Qra:it simply bcc.vuso this Is a
I "contented, prosperous nnd happy country," with.
. out a thought that by so doing they would plunge
I themselves and the nation into a gnlf of despotism
I wherein, trodden down by "the mau on horset
back," would be slain onr liberties and annihilated
u all our town meetings, and free suffrage, and pubr
lie schools, and three months' vacation for the mint
isterp, and everything pertaining to, and every,
i body in favor of, republican liberty. It is a good
1 while to the next Presidential election, and why
0 tho Hkiiai.d should have sprung tl<ls question upon
Y us just now when it Is dry, and warm and garden3
ing is discouraging, and we are sadly in want of a
3 Jovial day at the shore, we cannot understand.
8 [From tho Lynchburg Virginian (doraocratlc)
f July 10.)
; * * * The Washington Chronicle, an adminlst
tration organ, srys
This expression of opinion coming from the
s Hkuai.d alone would be without significance, for it
would surprise no one to see it contradicted In a
leader In a day or two, but taken In connection
5 wttli expressions from other deniocrutio papers
- scattered all over the Country makes it clear that
the leaders of tliat party anticipate General
' Grant's renomlnation by the next ltepubllcau NuP
It will be observed that, the Chronicle does not
' disavow, either for the party or its chief, such a
H purpose as that attributed to both by "democratic
0 papers scattered all over the country,"
but leaves upon the public mind the
D unpleasant Impression that General Grant
Is willing to disregard that usage which has made
8 the law governing this subject, and that his party
will use lilin as long as he Is the most available candin
date. The omission Is significant, and the inferences
that "democratic papers" havo deduced
from the well known charactcr of the man and his
part)?both of which are utterly regardless of all
e precedents?aro just. If, therefore. Grant should
y seem to be, three years hence, the sfrougest man
r In the party, lie will ajaln be nominated lor tbo
v high ofllce ho now holds, but doss not fill. We may
1 rest assured that he and his oittce holders will try
to make that appear as a fact, and the prediction
e of Frank Blair is likely to be lulflllcd.
8 [From the New York Express (democratic), July
c The Hkrai.o devotes another leader to the rapid
B strides we arc making towards a consolidated des'
potisiu under tho "Cnosarlsm" of General Grant,
e and until these strides arc reversed, the edttor is
9 certain, the liberties ol th? people are In danger.
ll [The llKiiALn Is rlKht, but it is only opening its
n eyes now to perils wbich were clearly foreseen by
0 others when the republican party mad > Grant sub
'' I stantlally military dictator.] As a tlrst step to get*
c ting on the path of safety, the Herald calls upon
I'rtoiiilnn t Crnnt t.<> iHva nnl.lln
I - ??ui?uw mat no
'" will not l?o a candidate lor a thlril term. Tho
u writer knows little of Grant or ol such men as
l" Grant, 11 hu expects lum to Uo any tiling like that.
He ami his party have "shipped for the voyagei"
'' : auU the voyage, no matter how perilous it mar bo
e to popular liberty, must goon, on, on?tin tuo end.
it [From the Baltimore Oazetto (democratic), July 9.]
el Besides the qualities we have ventured,
In no utiklndness, to attribute to our New York
.h contemporary, there is the additional one inanin
rested regularly as each political cri.im presents it
! sell?ot a sort of Instinct as to success, ltarcly has
d the Hkkald failed to bet on the winning horse, aud
if in order to do ho nas had no scrapie, in truo g.imiug
a fashion, to sacrifice ail personal considerations and
1 give up everythin? for success. When, therefore,
0 b sides the suddfui solemnity, wo find the more uni
expected manifestation of a dl-po-it.on for once,
1 for the sake of a great principle, to run the risk of
l j defeat, It becomes more Impressive. Now for our
s lacts, to which cousiderale readers will, wo aro
1- sure, thank uj lor calling their attention. At tho
o end, during lust week, of a very well considered
; article on tho political Plate of the country, the
i, Hkkald uses this remarkable language, which
j strikingly Illustrates what, in the way of criticism,
i- i we liavo Buirgcstoa, and which we cannot
a abridge:?* * * [Quotation Iroin the Hkkald.]
,h Who is thore that will deny that this is unaffectedly
.h earusst in tone and strictly true in fact and logic T
K one danger even the Hbrald docs not seem wldv
lug to contemplate?the imiuluciit danger that the
e same mastery which enables Grant to coinmaud a
j, second reuominatlon would almost certainly sco
cure his re-election. The election ami the defeat
e are stated alternatively, Our Judgment, aud we
d speak it sadly, is that with the financial and other
; evil Influences which the President and his
o myrmidons know so welt how to uso the
c chaticcH wvuid be largely in hid favor. But
ULT 14, 1873?WITH SUP
one thing can avert It, and this is, that apathy
snould cease, and that such blasts of warning as
we have cited, and which we trust will be repeated,
Bhall arouse the sleeping people. The republican
party, In the way of the development of anything
like opposition to a third term candidate, Is thoroughly
narcotized. Its bravest leaders are lu discredit
and almost exiled. How helpless it really is
ma.v be lnlerred from the Incontestable fact that
the only possible candidate within its reach who is
talKeil of is tbe migratory adventurer who Dresl?le.i
over the IIouho of Representatives; aud bis
pretensions are just nothing. Of liberalism wo
hnrdly know how to speak. Like many otber overstrained,
immature growths, its vigor wn? impaired
by precocity. We surrendered everything to It
last Autumn, and in doing so overtaxed more energies
than one. Nothing, then, remains but the
democracy or tho laud, and in view of tbe new
danger whi<*h, ns we have seen, appalls those who
are not easily alarmed, we call on it to arouse and
[From the Washington Star (administration),
The Herald sees a growth or Csesarism in our
politics that compels an issue with the psopio
' which has not had its parallel in gravity since
tlio fniinriut.inn of thn eovemment." The IIkuaij)
does not associate General Grant with Its comments
upon the dan per or Cvosarlam, but Rays that
ho Is phi rounded by men like Mark Antony and
Talleyrand, who speak to him as they spoke to
(asaar and Napoleon. Let us hope that the danger
Irom Cicsarism, snnifed alar olT by the Hbiuld.
will not prove a reality. Wo Imagine our practical,
common senso American people will make
short work of the Caesar business should It ever
show itself In a shape lor them to get a lick at It.
As lor General Grant, he tranquilly smokes his cigar
and perhaps takos an occasional stomach-warmer
to ward off the paralysis that seizes the unco-tempcrance
folks like Henry Wilson, Colfax, Greeloy
and tho rest; but wo may be sure that he has no
more idea of boing a Caesar than be has of flying.
Andrew Johnson was a good deal more In the
C<ssar line, and lila inglorious lizzie serves to show
jnst what amount of success that kind or ism is
likely to get In this country,
[From the Troy Whig (administration), July 10.]
The NRw York Hkbai.d lias been lor a long time
anxious about the political prospect for the next
Presidential campaign. It fears, or pretends to
fear, that General Grant will be a candidate for a
third term. Our constitution permits a reelection
for as many terms as tho people are
willing. A man may be re-elected and hold
tne ofllce of President until death shall close his
term. But there Is an unwritten law, which is
higher than tho constitution. It is the example
set by George Washington and followed by every
President and accepted by the people. The party
that shall undertake to run a oandldate for a third
term will be beaten and the candidate will be disgraced.
Wo do not think General Grant is required
to say a word on the subject. Ho will go out or
office at the end of his second term as quietly as
any of his predeoossors. He has never manifested
any disposition to grasp or exercise power. Ho
has been content simply to do his duty. The
question ought not to be discussod as if a third
nomination were possiblo. So rar the discussion
has been confined to the Herald. We have Been
no response, and perhaps none Is necessary. But
we will venturo to remark that tho politician who
shall dare to propose a third term may as well retire
at onoe to private life.
[Prom tho Buffalo Courier (dem.) July IX.]
Tho N*w York Herald has lately published several
articles or more than usual merit and forethought
on the present tondencies of public ovents
lu this conntry, and, dismissing all the side issues
such as those of protection and free trade, suffrage
to ono emeu or tne otner, ana even mat yet greater
question 01 centralization or State rights, says the
real thought In Ute minds or most of our politicians
is, "Shall wo have a republican form of government1
Shall wo nominate General Grant for
a third term*" * * * It is juBtly said that history
repeats itself, but It is always with variations
wbicli partly obscure its teachings from our sight.
Tno change from simple republicanism to Cxaarlsm
in this country will not be marked by a
coup d'etat, such as that of Louis Napoleon,
but many of the social and political elements
around us are favorable to it. There is an absenco
of those fixed sentiments on many subjects which
pervaded the community when the revolution was
accomplished; the country has become accustomed
to the spectaclo or military subordination aud rulo,
and mauy of our young men have formed their
opinions during its existence; enormous wealth
and luxury have not only been obtained, but this
has been done with a suddenness never before
known. The prevalence of a widespread laxity In
moral and political principles, especially among
our public men, Is too plainly proved by the
Credit Mobllicr and other extraordinary legislation
in Congress and big railroad and other
iniquities in state legislation at Albany and elsewhere;
property is becoming concantrated In
fewer hands, and the opportunities of readily acquiring
land and a farm at a nominal pnee are
almost totally lost in the older States, and social
distinctions scarcely known in the oarlier days of
the Republic, arc becoming the rule Instead of the
exception, while honest labor Is less respected.
These things and others connected with them go
far to make up tho body of adifforent government
and aid those who, for the sako of retaining their
honors and emoluments, are desirous that Graut
should be re-elected lor a third term and as much
longer as llicy can carry elections.
[From the Rochester Democrat (admluistration),
Wo think the people will hesitate lonsr about
offering any man?even one who has earned so
much consideration at their hands as Geuerai
Grant?a third term, and ho will be even more
scrupulous to accept than they to proffer. It la
well that no law has yet been established on this
mattor. The austere example of Washington Is
something that it Is more difficult to disregard
than even a constitutional provision. The people
make constitutions, and might do away with them
at will, but the severe majesty of that character,
its cold, snowy purity of patriotism, cannot be forgotten
nor obliterated. We have little or uo mistrust
of tho intention of tho rcopleofthls country to
govern themselves, or of their ability to do It, and
yet we think nothing but some dangerous crisis
should induce the nation to choose even its greatest
man Chief Magistrate for a third term. Such
an eveut will be followed by tho election of some
' less worthy candidate a fourth time, and, worst of
all. we shall have neitbor positive statute nor
I moral reprobation to prevent a man's becoming
what Macuulay calls "perpetual President." After
one has been clectcd hair a dozen times both he and
the people may begin to think a repetition of the
formality ol voting tor him useless. All such speculations
must look far in o the dim future for
their realization; ior a plainer, less ambitious
President never held tho office than lie who
now occupies it. Thoro Is not ^bout his
cbaractor a single mark of the grasping
I ujnriinr tin lw>fti'H tnin-ti'lf Hlmnlr ?a n man n-h/? 1
has worthily per/orinod a gioat wor* for the nation
ami Is wining to rest on tho laurels he has
won. He has tasted tho bitterness of early obscurity
and the sweetness 01 late renown. He Is
evidently one of those men who arc satisfied with
saving their country and would rather rest alter
the task than begin a now struggle to take away
[From tho Paducah Kentuckian (democratic), July
The (jncnilon arises, Can Grant be elected lor a
third tcrmr Wo have heard radicals scout the
idea of his oven being a candidate, and say tliat if
ho was nominated lie could not possibly be elected.
Wo do not placo implicit faith in such views. The
power that proposes to run Grant lor a third term
Is vory great. There are, first, all tho ofllcc-holders,
and their name Is legion, scattered all over the
country. Second, the national banks and railroad
corporations. It Is a recognized fact that in some
way tlieso banks and corporations have had power
to control Congross and tho President for years
past. Oakcs Amos know how to do this thing;
that was by placing tho stock of the Institutions
where It would do tho most good. Thirdly, there
are the capitalists. It la tliU clasu wlio hold the
bonds of tbe United states, and who, Having secured
tbem daring tue war for one-half tbelr value,
can well afford to pay oat liberally to
keep tbo Investment safe. Against this
immense power, fully organized and ready
for action, Is the great body of the people.
Tliis sounds well, but tbe people are
uot organized; they hare no paid leaders, and are
liable to bo led astray by the influencea which the
strong coalition above reierrea to can bring to
bear upon them. Tho people were mistaken as to
their true interests in the last Presidential election,
and why may thoy not be mistaken again? There
la but ono chance to deieat the re-eloctlon of Grant
In 1870. The people under somo name or organization
must unite and form a strong, powerrul party
that will stand as a unit against official corruption,
luiiiultlous monopolies and money combinations.
The democratic party offers the nucleus for such aa
[From tho Johnstown (Pa.) Mountain Voice,
* * ir report be true tho moneyed men,the
politicians, the corporations, the immense
monopolies have lately ordamod this third nomination
nt l.onir Hrannh. Their fiat 1? the law Of this
land. The people mast accept It nolens volena.
In discussing tliia contingency some of the journals
raise the cry of Immediate CseMirlsm. We anticipate
nothing of the kind. Hundreds of thousands
of young men, with muscles of Iron and hearts of
Are for their country, would In this generation fly
to arms In defence of the Republic the moment
the signal for the Inauguration of Imperialism
were given. And If these in the
open field should not be enough there would be a
chosen few to dye the imporial robes in proper
colors and with tne proper dye, the heart's blood of
the usurper, bo he entitled kiug, emperor or
president. But General Grant would never attempt
to overthrow the Republlo. no has not the
army, and the moment an attempt Is made to
create one tho people will become alarmed. The
chief danger, in thus departing from the usages of
our forefathers, would be the effect upon the people
In accustoming them to rulors for long periods.
So soon as our poople reconcile themselves to a
third-term President they have takon a long stride
towards reconciling themselves to a fourth-term
President What is lnouloated habit in this generation
becomes natural to the next. They see very
little wrong in a iirth-term President, a sixth, Ac.,
which is the natural lifo of a ruler of tho requisite
age. But long ere coming to this snoh easy though
grand departures from usage would work just as
easily though great departures from the constitution,
and if such a ruler were not by that time king
or emperor in name he would be In f&ob
THE HERALD AND THE RELIGIOUS PRESS.
[From the Raleigh (S. C.) Biblical Recorder,
* It must be confessed that the Nbw Tons
Herald 1b the best newspaper In the world, the
leading Journals of Europe not exceptod. It has
njoro widespread lnfluencos at work, gathering
news from all parts of the world; It spends more
money and exhibits more energy and enterprise In
thin direction than any paper within our
knowledge. The proof of this remark is seen in
every Monday's issue of tho Herald. One whole
page and olten much moro is devoted to a synopsis
of the sermous delivered in New York,
Brooklyn, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore and
Washington. For so many pnlpits to bo represented,
and at such remoto distances, of
course, must require a largo repertory corps, and
the expenses involved in telegraphic despatches
must be very great lndood. In addition to tho reports
of sermons, there is always at least a column
of editorial which proposes to give a bird's-eye
view of the topics discussed and the manner in
which they were treated by different ministers the
. day botore. It Is true these editorials are not
always remarkable for tholr pious and reverential
spirit. Tne issue of Monday last begins its article
on "Yesterday's Sermons" thus
The sermons which we publish to-day are very
much like the country physician's bread pillsthere
Is no more chance that they will kill than
that they will euro. They bavo very little Christ in
them, but then they have very little devil
Some idea of tho expense incurred in this matter
of publishing so much about religion may bo
seen from the fact that the man who writes these
editorials is paid, we have been told, $l(\ooo a year.
The point we wish to make Is that the Journalism
of the country, so far from tabooing religious information
tn its columns, covets it, and will gladly
publish any well written article relating to religion
or religious Institutions of learning, and it is
the duty of our peoplo to use as frequently and as
readily as ihey can this tremendous agency for tho
promotion of the interest they love as they do
their own lives.
THE HERALD ASD ITS NEW ENTERPRISE.
[Prom the Lehfgbton (T'tv.) News, July 12.]
The now enterprise of the New York IIrkai.d la
having special trains ran from New York to Boston,
Philadelphia and Baltimore is fully worthy of
the greatness of that paper. TliJs, taken with all
Its other enterprises, makes It tlio greatest newspaper
in the world.
POLITICAL NOTES AND OBSERVATIONS.
The usnally dignified Boston Advertiser compares
General Butler to a ''washerwoman for soiled
linen." Perhaps the Genoral does not think It
worth his wnile muzzlin' that paper.
William McClelland, of Pittsburg, is suggested In
the Uarrlsburg Patriot as a fit person for chairman
of the next Pennsylvania Democratic State Central
The St. Louis Democrat put? this rather pertinent
question:?"What has become of the $5,000of 'back
pay' given by Senator Pomeroy to Mr. York on
that memorable'night, in Topekaf" If not "covered"
into the Treasury It Is not improbable
that It has been "coppered" in some of the fashion
able talons in Washington.
"Stephen A Douglas," says the St. Louis Democrat,
"used to rake his $8 a day, and be satisfied;
but John A. Logan thinks he is underpaid at $7,500
for six months' service?or about $40 a day."
The Democrat snould remember that times are
slightly altered since the days of Douglas. Then
corn was the basis ol values. Now paper is.
Ed. C. Marshall, of Woodford county, Is urged as
the democratic candidate tor the Senate of Kentucky
from the district composed of Fayette, Jessamine
and Woodford counties. Is this the same
old eloquent "Ned" Marshall of many a political
The Cincinnati Enquirer ha* suggested that if
the farmers of Ohio want, a candidate for Governor,
Judge William 1). Caldwell, of Cincinnati, is
the man. Many arc called, but few arc chosen.
The name paper nay* that the suggestion of Dodds
as a farmers' candidate docs not seem to take.
It Is proposed that the 30th July Convention
(liberal republican) In Ohio be postponed until the
6th ol August, the day or the Democratic Convention.
The Cincinnati Brvjuirtr favors tne idea.
Why not Pendleton (or Governor f" aslts some
of the correspondents of the Wayne county (Ohio)
Democrat. Because, answers that paper, Pendleton
dou't want to l>e a candidate.
Congressman Robinson, of Ohio, defends the backpay
steal. "Robbln' some" must be a familiar
sound to his ears.
1 he Milwaukee News (democrat) believes there
will be no repeal of the back-par act at tbo next
session of Congress for the following cogent reasons
First, President Grant's salary cannot be
reduced to the old figure; second, the back pay Is
In the pockets of the grabbers and cannot be recovered;
third, members of the next Congress are
drawing monthly their increased pay, aud will
have enjoyed and spent it whon Congress meets
and tho rcpoal proposition will bo made.
The Boston Transcript asserts that a new statuette
of General Butler is In preparation, the two
sides of the face being quite dissimilar. One side
amusingly represents Prohibition," tUo other
The virtuous editor of the Worcester Spy?himself
a member of Congress for six years?says:?"This
talk of tho cost of livlug at Washington, used as an
argument lor extravagant i ay, is an empty pre
tenso, cotjmaering twt Oongrenmen a* not HtW
there ta&tf the time, while the omeuis we ta?vo
named, with much smaller salaries, lire there cob*
stantly, and And do trouble in paying au their ex*
pcnflea." People can live extravagantly in oUmb
places than Washington.
"The American cholera," says the Memphis Jna~
lancte, "made a pass at ex-President Johnson, bat
lie soon funded It, and will be able to make a few
remarks in a conversational way during next
The Virginia (Nev.) Enterprise says explanations
from Congressmen Stewart and Kendall In regard
to the baok-pay bounty process are now in order,
They may not think It worth while to toko the hlnt^
The "nnlversa! demand for the repeal or the act,**
says the St. Paul Pioneer, "is defeated by th?
money belnsr handed over before any service IS
rendered. It Is a shrewd trick to pocket the lands
before the rising trumpet oi public Indignation
forces the law to be abrogated. The people can
now see ior thomsolves what manner of men they
have set up lor rulers."
Says the Portland (He.) Advertiser?The query,
"What becomes of the back pay of members of Oon?
gress which is loft in the.Treasury V has been
answered by secretary Richardson In these word^
"It remains a perpetual debt agalust the govern*
ment unless the law Is repealed."
Heckles* financiers, dishonest business men,
political adventurers, the purse-proud and vain
shoddylsts," shouts tho Lawrcnoo (Kansas*)
standard., "throw up their caps and snout in praise
of Grant. The masses of tho pcop:c look on la
Borrow. Grant was their hero?he came to them
fresh from victorious battle fields?but he Iim
failed to hold their esteem or preserve their regard.
Enthusiasm has given place to doubt, and
the President to-day Has lost the esteem of the
good men of the country. The Salary bill is fatal to
"The termers' movement, as It is called," asserts
the ChlCago Advance (religious paper), "is not the
offspring of demagogiam; it is the result of a con*
victiou that has been steadily growing, and has at
ength become general, that the enormous power
of railway and other monopolies Is, In more waye
than one, seriously threatening the public wel?
"There is nothing," declares the Louisville
Letgei- (democratic), "that can so certainly assure
a continuation of radical rule as a timid, time*
serviug, namby-pamby course upon the part oi
democrats?seeking new affiliations, running otf
after uew parties, inaugurating schemes of, en4
men for expediency, at the sacrifice of the doe*
trinai truths of tho party." Cold comfort, this,
for the coalitionists.
They now begin to talk of Lew Campbell as the
farmers' candidate for Governor of Ohio.
Rush R. Sloan declines being the democratic and
liberal candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Ohio,
He will, howeTcr, stamp through tho campaign
with a rush.
The following is a list of New York Congress?,
men who have returned their back naySenatog
Reuben B. Pen ton, liberal; Representatives Sarah:
nelS. Cox, demoorat; William A. Wheeler, repnw
Uoan; Walter L. Sessions, republican; Kil Pwrjfc
democrat; William R. Roberts, democrat; CUntdlf
L. Merriam, republican; Clarkson N, Potter, <taw>
crat?four democrats, three republican aM oAt
The following is a list of Now York Conxreasmeift
Who have not returned their back pay:?SenatQJ?
Roscoe Conk ling, republican; Representative!
Dwight Townsend, democrat; Thomas Kinseiu;
democrat; Henry W. Slocum, democrat; Robert
Rooeovolt, democrat; smith Ely, Jr., democrat}
Fernando Wood, democrat; Charles St John, r??
publican; John H. Ketcbam, republican; Joseph H<
Tuthill, democrat; Joseph M. Warren, democrat;
John Rogers, demoorat; John M. Carroll, demo*
crat; E. H. Prlndle, republican; Ellis EL Robe rid,
republican; William F. Lansing, republican; R. H.
Ducll, republican; John E. Seeley, republican}
William H. Lamport, republican; Milo Goodrich*
liberal; Horace B. Smith, republican; Freeman
Clarke, republican; Seth Wafceiran. republican,
and William Williams, demoorat Twelve repnlx
licans, eleven democrats, one liberal. A pretty
closc shave so far as parties are eoncerncd.
Mb. j. h. Bowman, or Pittsburg, baa prepared
for speedy publication "A History of Petroleum
and Its Development, with Biographical Sketches
of Pioneer and Prominent Operators in the Oil
Regions of Pennsylvania."
Centenmal Literature begins to bl?ssom onl
vigorously. Rev. William F. P. Noble will publish
"Centennial Biography: Men of Mark in the Greaf
M. Pmlarete Chasles now occoples on th?
Paris Moniteur the position formerly filled bjp
The LidepenOance TicMje states that aJapanesa
Prince, Macao, may be found dally In the Stat#
printing olllcc at The Hague, working at oase. Il?
Is sent to Europe by the Japanese government td
learn tho art of printing.
The Bishop of Exeter publicly stated recently
that he considered the whole tendency of legisla*
tlon was toward secularism, and it was possible
the day might come when the government would
compel them to adhere strictly to the teaching la
their day schools of reading, writing and arithmo.
tic, without imparting any religious instruction
To Illcstbatk the much-vexed question or cltj|
administration, Apple ton's Journal is publishing a
series of articles by an Englishman named Pasco%
entitled "How London is Governed." The writes
terms tho present complicated government of Lon?
don "a chaos of municipal disorder."
It Has Been Discovered recent.y that the or.
gan of rational language lies in the third convolution
of the lert anterior lobe or the brain.
The Rev. W. It. Alger, author or the "Doctrlnf
or the Future Lire," and other books, has closed
his connection with the Boston Music Hall Sociotx
(once Theodore Parker's) and trill devote hlmscU
Ret. k. F. Burr, whoso "Pater Mundi" U th?
third book with a fantastical Latin title he has pat
forth, deals largoly in such rhetorical exa^geratlons
as apostrophe and hyperbole. Witness
Hurely, inadequate Law-Hypothesis! Fall sur9ty,
O Intoxicate Law-Schcme, bouleveislug thyself and
then supposing the universe to stand on Its apex,
instead of Its base!
The London Journal Public Opinion has pnt?*
lished a scries of discussions on "reform In sermons,"
the burden of all which Is the extreme dul?
ncss, amounting almost to Imbecility, ot modern
preaching in London. One writer insists that the
real reason why the clergy are not good speak era
is that they have never been taught to speak.
Another points out a droll remedy in an announce*
mcut that "Millard, 78 St. Paul's churchyard, Loa
don, sells valuable manuscript sermons."
Tiib London Lady whom Joaquin Miller Is to
marry is MIhs Hardy, the novelist, and daughter ot
Hlr Thomas D. Hardy, long employed in the oMce ot
the Master of the Rolls, and himself a learned hlgtoriographer.
M. Tkciikner, the French bookseller, who died
last month nt an advanced age, was a scholar and
a critic, as woll as a publisher. Ho e.lltod tit*
OiMPtin tiu Bibliophile, established In 1834, and re*
printed a great many curious old books, which
would otherwise have been lost or forgotton.
Mb. I'arikon's latest novel, "London's Heart,"
deals in sovere criticisms on tho beartlessness
towards the poor 01 railway companies, Justices o(
the peace and (strange to say) clergymen.
W11 kn Kousskau printed his "Discourse on the
Inequality of Men," which was an eloquent eulogy
oi primitive and savago life as contrasted with
civilization, he sent a copy to Voltaire. The mocking
Philosopher of Forney thu* acknowledged it:?
I have rocelved your now book against the human
luce and thuok you lor it. Never was such
Cleverness used with the design of making us all
stupid, one longs, in reading your book, to get
down on all fours. But as I navo lost that haolt
for more than sixty years, I feel, unhappily, th?
responsibility of rcpuming it. Nor can 1 embark
in search of the sav&gcs of Canada, because ths
maladies fo which I ain condemned render a European
surgeon necessary to me, because w.w If
going on in those regions and because tho oxampltt
of our actions has made the savages nearly as bad
as ourselves; 60 1 content inysolf with being &
peaceful sage in the solitude 1 UttVO choien near
your native place*
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