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The Litk Ili.KcrioNs. The accounts
from all parts nf the ciu ilry, so for as re
ceived, nro of the tn is' cheering cliarJdur
it will lie soon tli it. there is really a re
deeming spirit in t hu people, ami llioy nro
nl Indt "coming to Ilia rescue."
Tlio So'Uh lias pp ikon in language nit to
bo misunderstood, that her 8i!fi'jrag,8 will
never bo given to Martin Van Huron. Anil
the West Willi a clnractori-lic bbldn"ss and
energy, Ins iriumplnn'ly proclaimed that
to her own "favorite sri," IIinni'ON', will
etio confi lo the destinies of ibis great na
tion. If it ho true lint "cnm'n? events cast
their shad iwi bforc," t lion have I tic whig?
oflho Northern ami Middle States every
thing to clioor llioni on lo greater and still
greater evertion in the coining conflict
Let tlicra follow the example so nobly set
by their friends of the S mi li nnd West and
the hopes of "t'gi reirhing liaekinghain"
will bo forever prostrated the country will
bj disenthralled from the gripe of the
hnng-y leeches win arc now preying upon
its vital, and Ihe itdiirni-lrntiuii of the
government again brought back to that
s und and healthy slate which can alone
preserve and porpetu Uo its existence.
Our information, b i'Ii public and priva'e,
from various puts ofihc Slite is such as to
leave us no doubt of I he s iitovS of the Jr.v
jvhon utid Camp ticket by a triumphant
vote. To ensure this, however, it is im
pirtaut tint every voter s-houUI be awake
to the impirlancc of the subject, and real
ize that he Im an indivul nl interest, in the
in liter an individual do'y to perfonn.nsile
from thai of merely giing to the polls.
There ii no individual, however humble,
but what is capable of oxorl mg an influence
1 1 his town or ncighb irlnnd, and ho is un
der solemn obligation to make that influ
ence fell in support of c-irrccl principles.
lie is not at liberty to lie passive. The ub-
ligation is imperative.
County committees shinld be vigilant,
ami sec lint the severnl lowns ara well
supplied with voles. Much depends on this.
Where piintcd vote-' are ucd, few persons
will take the trouble lo urilc.nnd hundreds
ol votes have been lo-d to l he Whig cause
for want of seasonable nltcntion to this
Vekmont nxrriF.ss- Wc Ii.ivr ircciicd ilio
(hit number of n now piper published ,il .U.iiicIicf-
icr. It is a spoiled little sheet, audioes licit l and
li in I fur llanison and Granger. Sateen lo ii,
Tlio fjllmiig uriic'o liie.nlifs iln lriiespiiit.
Firemen of Vci mom ! .Sons of lire iriolntioinry
J'llliers ! Vuii occupy n piou.l sund in the nation,
Tlio billows ol't'oi i njiiioii luio fished innr innim
tains un I threatened lo iiiun late jour inll.-?, Inn
our loi ii p.iliiiilicin lolled tliein Ii.icL I'.tc.
liniii.-IF, 0 mil Aliro.ul. li ne ninibiiied uilh ileni i.
K'ljiycs ami npo-tiilcs nl Inimc, in t It tin jolt In tlio
Mr of V.in Unit n iiml die tii'jjuncy ; but ma hale
I oui.it not linn nionr u iiieiple. A despeMle and
ijiii j film I is null ni.ikiiiiu ilntcjnn ft am niir
i-tniii hold', lo mi leiininn jour sirred hh'ilios,
it id in iku ion tin- liiinililc sLnrs of u man, ulu
neuiilid n nolili! act ; ,ini! uhn."o iilinle, life h.i
men ili.ii.iriciiyi-d hy deception, tihin'ni', iiihI in
incite: ultotispa lite tmii't'a of jour (iijieruinenl
I" imiicIi.ish p.iui. tn; an I ilia euiolunientJ of oflii-e
i'i lee.l I I. lllin t liu-l nl I'.nujiie. Vule f
lloi 111. ill fti-iiiui liis atlliuieifntri ,ind the priilo
if jr.tir tit itc i l.itniflifil. Her ox.ilioil cli u.iricr
ii KniiH fniricr. Voti uill be ill limit lo fiction,
nnd identified uitli con uptiou, Van litirciiifin und
ei-nciy. i i. j.xprcst.
I nr. ArrnoAciiixc ii ci ion. IVo Impjn to
leatn ill ii ilic intelligent, die ineniriiitible, mid ilio
ii.U i iutie I'i (tint n of Veriuotit tire In Ii? ilined.
ul'eil and liiiniliiijgpil by the po.npuiK at ir(jcr.ilie
V.in lluieu junto, Our iii('oin,.iiioii fiom utmost 1
1'ieri p.ut of tlio Stale le.id-i us o a lory ihireienl
'iiiii'lu-iiin. 'I'Iid Whig mid Aiiliiiii'iinic p.ipeis
from ilitTeren; fpctiona giiciliu iiuji llittcrinj ne-
count,! in to 1I113 'Tio-perl Itloe lu " l.idi'.id
n.iU and loners fiom oilier p.irn and near Ii mio tell
us lli it noiliiiig i u .uiiiiii; but the altriitiw of ilie
licpiiicn in ilie polN to iiiMiie in .i n,nt iiiuniplimit
lielory. llenre, I lie t,ne ml ie.it our lelloiv tiiiem
lllin once lo lie mindful of (lie ineslini ililu ii,iit of
ilie electiie fiandii-p. IYr iliia ip.ir, it i iloublv
important. In addition In tlio niiliii uy liiistnesj o"f
iliu piiaiiino te.-tion of our LegirLiluie, there is our
I'lo'.i of Ilio turpluj ipyenuo to lie ilispn-i. d nf, ,i.
inouniinj. piul ililv, In mil Ipm lli.oi I'lVi: HUN.
DUUDTIIOUrfANl) DOI.t.Mt.SS-iindii Hpii.
ntor In elect for L'uiiiiPM for ix )p.in. Will a
iii'4le freein.in iilio ipj;.iiiU nur ciiil priiilpgp
iionli a I'lipppr, und thu i'cuni.iiy inleicslj of "he
Sl.ito of any cuiircqnenci1, til duun ,un f,l, liU
nrnn ami .iy lo lum-ell, "my nic p.m ho of litilu
rnii ipiicp in the ili'rtinu, it wrnu in iko hul oiif
dilTu eueo !" If llieio me .my rucli, iliey uugtii iu
iloomcd to lli rh.iiiH i'f t neiy.
ripciiipii, go n promptly In ilie'pnlln as jou Mould
ill forth lo Li i 1 1 If, ueie your hcloied I'Otniliv iui.i.
lied by a nillilefs and annoyiun' piicmy , tin your
"Illy, mid ii hen the hitllc inner if jnu do not come
41II conrpieiora ind eoier )our.eliP' v i;h yloiv, tell
us uc li ne decciied )ou. llullund Jlcrulil.
SrArK i:r.i:cTiox. Dining iliu List uppk, uc
li lie h ul an npporliiuily of mnviMiig iiilh indiiid.
n.lls finui diOeicit p.irln of the .Sl.ile uho ,nc nell
i rr. i'j in iu Ii I !-.. I iju., und in uliocc opinion ,c
pl.iro jjrf.il conliileuce. Nutivilli-tundiug the hi.i
tatlu of ilio Van Ituicn piinlK, the iiifoiin.iiion uc
(let fiom i icrv tout ic, anil the rigii) of ilie pnlitici
Jioiit'in, (uitlfitn U3 in thu Ulicf that ritt.AS II,
.1 cnnMon ii ill be plertpd Gnicrnor by llu people; '
an I ih H, Inn, li) n he.ny iniloiily, Thuptibhc
in'n I ii getling i. inn upon ilia nibj-ct, nTi 1-lli'e
iihiile Snile liekpt rerun Id innel ilio nppi obalinn
of I lie fi lend' iifpi'i.il i iiiun in einij tpi liter. The
null' c undid ii" iippo'ed (n I'niinor ,leiiiiiiin, i
Willi.ini 0. Itr.id'ey. a Inner and nn aiilori.il if
theio i-i one in the "til.ite, lie ran Ii ndly icecim
ihe'iippnl of Ids nun p.uly. The Van lluren
iiiiliin irniH h ne been tin. ippnin'cil in their pxpec
t.itiiMn und do not leceiic i lie iiriniin illon of .Mr.
lira llev h ith any ileijire. of roidi.tliiy. Il is ex
petted "th il thi')"u ill lotc fir our r.indid Uo icry
Sener.llly, indeed tiiey nMt do so In lie rnnllcnl,
A h ileier in iv bp. their feelinj tihout iho I'lP'i
ihuiey. lliey mini, ihi-y uill i .illy upon iho A mini i -mil
It: Hl.itc liiiniiu.itinu. Whllo lie arc thin rnitfi.
dent oftiieccs, lei not the fippincn fleep inv.iy iheir
lime bel veen ibis tind cleclinn. Let llieui Like
not In eel iho iirIiI kin I of town iepie..enl,itiie..
Wp f limitil not be H.ili.'finl uilh n meio lielni), ll
(h mid bsfucli nil one ih will lell the world llnl
Vprnioul fl.iudj upright upon iho bro id found, ilinn
of her iineient fiiih. At tlio election dram iiP.ir,
eiery in in fh mid bo In his pn( , and fee lb il ihin!"
air ip uly for iho rnmumin ition po ileioully to bo
uislted, iiud to confi lently pspected.-J'fojit's IV.
Tlio Van Huron loaders h ivo recently been
stirring up their subjects in this State by means
of a circular sent into cvory school district,
signed by Human Lowry, directing Iho
modo of tlio cunp'iign, and calling upm Iho
fjitbful to meet in thoir rcspcclivo towns on a
given day for Iho purposo of recoiving instruc
tion'. Tlio mooting in this town was hold
list evening at liishop's. This is a part of
the groat Van Huron Central System, by which
all elections aro hereafter to bo settled nl
Washington and Albany.
Gr.-rriso niniiT again. Our friend
NichoK of the 'IJraltlebnro I'hronix,' i'
ha been feared, was getting on the wrong
side of our political controversy, but those
tears were probably without any great
foundation. lie uuderlojk, what is very
natural for a pretty clever fellow to be re
markable civil lo the Iloroitcs but found
that crying 'good Lird' and 'good Devil,'
would not gn il (juilc 03 well as was pro
bably expected. Hence, lie has hoisted
the IIariu-ov nnd (Juanoeii Flag, nnd
foetus lo b" driving ahead in good earnest.
llutltml Herald.
Vr.nirAs. One of the scriblors for the
Sentinel, who in IOjI deceived and hum
bugged the people in regard lo Mr. Van
Ness' return, seem? to have b Jen frightened
almost out of his propriety by our merely
alluding to tlio subject and n-iutiim a few
of his paragraphs from tin Sjiitincl lo
prove that Mr Van Ness juis coining home
two vcars ago. 11 was certainly very lar
from our iiiten'ion to disturb the quiet in.
significance ufthe individual alluded to, or
lo add nnolli'er pang to his stricken con
science. This however, we have unwit
tingly done, and we regret to learn that
since the publication of that article ho has
hardly had an hour's rjttiet.bnt in visions of
the night Ins bion continually haunted by
ghosts and spectres dire, until with guilty
Clarence he is rra ly to exclaim
"O.I hue pi'Vd a miserable n'ghli
.So full nf feu fill dieanu, of ujly pighls,
Th.lt, as I iima Chri'tian faithful mm,
I would not pcnd another such a night,
'i hou?h 'meio (o buy a world of h.ippy il iys:
So fullordiaui.il terror iv.is tlio lime."
Mcllioiight, a legion of foul fieniN
Kmirou'd mo, an I honied in mine ears
.S'tich hideous rries, tint, uilh iho irry noi.-o,
I irrnililiii' uak'd, and, for n tc.ijon after,
("no Id not bclicio liul th it I was in hell ;
.S'ucli icrtiblo iiiiptcst'wns male iny dicutii,
Distressing a? this sta'c of minJ must be
wc have only to ndd, in the language of the
field preacher, "groan, sinner, groan."
The Wanui'.risg 1'ii'cn honared in with
a visit on Monday, nnd performed in the
evening lo a very respectable audience.--He
spent several hours with us during hi
s'ay in tow.i, nnd wo were graiifi.'tl to find
tilni altogether the getrleman, in'elligcnl,
and communicative. O.i his return from
Mon'pclier, he is to stari fjr St. Louis--will
spend the winler tit the West, nnd
leave lb ! country in Much. It eeems that
he has bestowed for clnritahlu purpisesin
this ciuntry about JoOOO, which h" hopes to
swell to 10 000, being Ilie nm unit bestow
ed in Great Uritain and Ireland. Of the
object of his mission (if any h? ha, cxcepl
that of helping hiuiioll" and tlmg good to
other-) we are ofc ui'so entirely uninform
ed, except so fir ns it tiny bo inferred from
the following negative information contain
cd in his circular of last year.
I neicr announced myself fir any thing more than
Mr. i'lu nl iho U'.indei ing I'ipcr. I deny hiving
tin opivmonl.il iiie.-enl,tr.nellni' in I'lnnee. nrtinv
illicit" pl.-e; my inioiun i rolely connected uilh iho
U. S. of AiiiPiici,O.ISriiniivin I IipI.iiiiIj lli.it llieio
in o niimeinii'i u.igers ppinling on tlio i-.-iic ol inm
animus und'i l.ikmg, u ilh uhieli, I tun not in the
le nt t oncpi nod is trim, and dial th" Inppiiiivj of
my lnv i em. lining tl.i),", depetidj inurli on the man.
ner in uhieli ihe ni.iner th.ill tcriuiiMIe, is liken i.'O
Hue: ei, them h h not licen th l lean hint git en lo
I lie ptihlie.hoM' they could tcnc inc. An cxpl in it ion
thill bo giieu licfiic I lake my ib'p.ittuio for
Anotiikii Krr.i:5s man ttavolling in
great haste in tho direction nfC unbridgo Iho
other day, was arrested in this town, on sus
picion of having taken a horse, (probably
a pod lor',) without loavo. Ho prolosted,
urged the importance of UU mission, und said
bo had scon "baggage" nil along shoto. liut
the. Spanish nows being rather uiicurrent
now.a-days, ho was hoot to jail, and it is
feared that his "cako will bo dough."
war unur 10 imsin ine nentiuci in prov
ing certain nutters touching Mr Van Ness",
return, iccuis not to have been well rcceiv
cd by n ccrlaiu scribbling lawyer, who
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iiisiuuu iii iiiiswuriiig our arguments or
disproving our l.icls, Ims veulcd himself in
n column of tplecn against us personally
thus hoping to divert public attention from
Ins own moral deformily. This is vcrv
much in character ; but ii will not avail.
I ho farm.'iti of this District mctiMirc the
depravity of Iho Irnn-ar.tion by another I
standard, according to which Mr "Vorilus"
will find himself deficient at least n Peck
in a bushel.
AT It was the opinion of some great man
that ' fat tleok headed" enemies wore la's
dangerous than those of the lean and hun
gry cal and it is probably under Ihis im
prcs-ioii that '"Veritas" has taken so much
pains in the last Sentinel lo notify the public
that our corporeal dimensions are jomctcW
less than thoc of neighbor Mench-all which
is most true. And,admitling the premise?,
wc certainly find no occasion to troubleotir
readers with even an allusion to an individ
ual who would be very accurately persona
ted by a well stuffed sausage, surmounted
with a roasted npptc.
Fit si Congressional District. Tlio democrats
of this dlslricl, h.ne nominated John S. Uoiiin
son, r.fip ofllcnninglnu, ih a r.indid.uc for Con
cress, in opposition to .Mr. Hall, tlio present mem
ber. Tlio nomin ition H a good one, nnd strong
hopes mo entertained of Mr. It.'s election. Sent.
"The '!iope3' of the wicked perish".
Htlaml Hill will bj tdcclcd from the first
The last received Globo is silent nbout
Iho elections. The Globe usually brings
ui the earliest news, when it is favorable
to its cause. Its silence is rather ominous.
Nonni Catiomna. It is with nnniing
led motions of pleasure and delight that wo
announce the following oi.onioos .news
from North Carolina.
Prow the N. Voik Kiening Sinrof Saturday,
oi.oiimus unsuLT nuni.nv cixcrnn
Wo underslpiid, from n gentleman who
left Raleigh on M outlay evening, and who
arrived in advance of the mail, that on
Monday evjning.retnrns had been received
from "7 counties in addition to those al
ready received, which gave Dudley, tho
Whig candidate for Governor, n majority
nf nearly Ihrcc Ihousiml voles. The coun
ties yet to be heard from will increase tho
majority, 'i'ho Van Huron party had given
up all hope ofclcctiug Spiight.bitt claimed
a majority in Iho House of Commons,
whilst the Whigs felt confident of success
there also. Two stages filled with whiirs
came into Grcenbnrnugh on Tuesday, hiv
ing Hags lying in honor ol the victory,
Wo believe all these particulars can be re
lied upon.
It will not bo forgotten that in 1 1i32 llicrc
were polled for Gen, Jackson in that Slate,
2-1,072 votes, and lor the opposition, only
1,503, giving Iho former n majority of CO,.
290 votes ! Now, when Mr Van Boron
corncs into the field, the majority is revers
ed, the Whig cause is 'triumphant, and the
Kinderhonk jockey is distanced. Tho
Richmond Inquirer admits that the Whigs
have carried tho Legislature and by pu'ting
this and that together, we infer that they
have carried all.
7'ioo days Liter We la-t evening saw
and conversed with a gentleman who left
Halifax, N. C. on Wednesday last. At
that time returns had reached that place
from forty three counties. Dudley ton five
I'lousunil ahsnd. The Legislature stood
Fifty -Six Whigs.
Forty five Van lluren.
All hail, Nurth Carolina '. Phil. Lxq.
A t.AiiAM v. The Mobile Mercantile Ad.
vertiscr of tho O h inst. says, in regard to
the iatc election, of which it contains some
further items: "Wc hope nnd believe that
Van Rurenism has now received its quietus
in Alabama. It is a plant not congenial nt
nil to the soil. In this county, it his been
torn up root and branch. Colonel liatcs
received three nnd General Everett two
vitesio Mr Raven's one. Si much for
Van Ilureni-m in Mobile city and county."
'I'ho New York Journal of Commerce, a
Van Huron pap?r, udinits that the returns
from Alabama, "as f u as received, nro f;i
vorable to the Whig parly."
li'MAN.t. As fur as heard from, there
are elected 27 Harrison Representative?,
and 5 Van Iiurcn 7 Harrison Senators
and 1 Van Huron.
Kkntuckv. The Lexington and Liuis.
vlllo papers received yesterday, bring us
returns of the votes for Governor in -13
counties in Kentucky Clarke, 21,033
l'loiirnoy, ICC79. Majority for Clarke,
7101. The legislature, bo far ns heard
from, stands, Whigs .13 Vanilcs 21. A
in ing the members chosen, we observe tho
names of Judge Letcher, David Trimble,
and Henry Daniel, well known ns distin
guished members of Cjngress in former
days. John Tope w.i3 n candidato and
Missouri. Wo have but few returns,
hut enough to satisfy us of tho triumphant
election of Gen. Aihlcy, tho independent
candinalc for Givemor. In St. Louis
county nlotio he received n majority of 750
voles over Mr Hoggs, the Van Iiurcn can
The utter djspair of tho Van Hurenites,
by the appalling intelligence from this slate,
may he judged of by tho following extract
ofa letter Irom thence, dated St. Louis,
Aug. .ith, io tho 1'ieschi of the Globe :
'"The way Ashley runs it 'beats tho Jews.'
There is no accounting for il." Another
remark of this letter wriier, who is a con
genial spirit with lllnir, says. Tho pat
rouugu ofthu General Government has not
been ucJ to biistain thu republican parly
as far ns wo have u right to expect, no: so
far as the opposition give credit for."
Q,ui:uu consolation. -An Alabama
Van Huron newspaper consoles itself for
defeat in tho following ingenious manner :
"We nro by nn means dispirited. Our
opponents wore beaten in 1 13 t nnd lOJ'i
rurthnr than we nro in 1030. Wo conn
dentlv look forward In thn next contest for
a different result. Tlio Presidential elec
tion will then have passed nway."
CT When wo hear eood nnd true Whigs
pay " What can wo do in Ih) coming clec
lion I fear Van Huron h too strong for us"
the answer should be, "Do your duty ex
nrt yourself, go to the Polls and vote, nnd
leave tho rest lo Providence and n good
caiHC." Timid politicians arc dead weighls
on the republic. When (Jen. Urown nskod
Col. Miller whether Im could carry n strong
fortress by storm, hi nnswnr wns, " will
try. Sir."" Tint is nil that is wanting j try
and defeat Van Huron, and ho i defeated j
never despair never give up never allow
tho vain boasting of vnur adversaries to
shako vnu from tho lino of your duty. If
we were to believe what tho army ofodico
holders tell us, Harrison would not get n
single state in tho Union. Now wo say
distinctly nnd unequivocally, Van Iiurcn
cnnnol be elected. Ho had gained all up lo
August that he could possibly gain ; from
that period to November next, ho low ho
goes down. Tho recent elections in Ken
tucky, Indiana. North Carolina. Louisiana,
Alabama and Missouri sufficiently indicate
the impossibility of Air Van Huron's receiv
ing the voles ol the South and West. Sime
of his friontls still, however, claim for his
Mippirt Virginia nnd Pennsylvania. The
Slntcs of Oliio, North Carolina, Kentucky,
Tenncsscoe, Massachusels, South Carolina,
Georgia, Maryland, Indiana, Alabama,
Vermont, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri,
Delaware and Arkansas, which will aU go
for Harrison, makes n majority againn Van
lluren, cxelutive of Pennsylvania or Virgin
ia, fourteen although wo consider Virginia
safe, and Pennsylvania sure. JV. I'. Star.
Our lukewarm politicians, the waiters
upin Providence, who have boon lamenting
over the inevitable ruin of our country, and
yet r 'fused to net like men nnd freemen to
recover t riot r rights, are now nobly relitiUcu
by the eflorts and the glorious triumph of
the North Carolina Wings. Had tliev too 1
folded l heir hands, and given up all for lost
without n struggle, ruthless proscription
and party violence, would have itill con
tinned their sway in that portion of our land.
Hut unintimidated by power, uinwed by
menace, uncnrriipted by the spoils, the gal
lon! sons nf North Carolina have rushed
gallantly to tho field, and with upwards of
15,000 majority agiinst them, nothing
daunted, contended hand to hand, and glo
riously conquered the enemy. Alb. Ado.
The Rkpuolican Pautv. It is well
known that the friends of Mr. Van Huron
assume to themselves the name of the re
publican party, but by what right wo should
like to know. Is it hecano Iheir favorite
has uniformly opposed tho leading men of
l lint parly, while he thought ho could tie
rive advantage from opposing them ? Is it
because ho was opposed to Madison, Clin
ton, and Jackson .' Isitbeciuso ho advo-
rated the election to the Senate of the U.
States, of that high Inncd Federa'ist, Ru-
rushmg? is it because lie was a Missouri
rcstriclionist f Is it because the federal
States of Rhode Island and Connecticut
have suddenly abandoned I heir principles,
and hoisted the Van Huron fl lg ? I i short,
is it because t It c republican slates of the
south n'ud west are almost unanimously op
posed to him ?
.Often was it said in 1023, that the con
test between Gen. Jackson and Mr. Adams
was a contest for principles, not for men
All the stnlos which vutud for Jackson
were called democratic states, and those
which sustained Adam- were termed fede
ral states. At l hut time. Maine, New
Hampshire, Rhode Islnnd, Connecticut and
New Jersey voted for Adams. These
stales arc all nou for Van Huron.
The following States give their electoral
vote for Gen. Jackson in 1020, viz: Ohio,
Kentucky. Ttaiueiseo, North Cimlina
Alabama, Louisiana and Mi"oun. VYtcy
are now all nppisul It .Ur fan Iiurcn.
Comment is tweloss. It is evident lint the
states which elected Andrew Jiek-ou
President arc fast uniting upon Judge
While as Ins succosfur; and Ihe Mali's
which were in a minority in 1020. will be
again in a minority in ICJC. Hilcigh Jlcg.
Ai.iiF.MAni.r. anceiioti:.-TIio wags made
somewhat free with the Hero in his lain
progress to the hermitage. A citizen of
Albemarle, tells tho following nnecdote:
A Mis.-ifSippian passing down Mio road, un
derMood that President Jackson was ex
pected in nn hour or Iwo tin his way west
wardly. He stopped at H iwen's null, nnd
informing tho miller that Gen. Jackson
would pass in a carriage and four while
horses in a little whllo, asked him to deliv
er the General the following message :
"That he was glad to hear lie was going
to the herfniiagu, and hoped he would stay
there, for ho had done mischief enough at
Washington." In a few minutes the Pres.
idcut cast up, and the miller, faithful to Ins
trust, hailed liun."Mr. Jackson! Mr. Jack
son !" The Pro.-ident, with bis accustom
cd courtesy, called a halt, and pulled oil'
his hat to the hailing party ; and the miller
coming up, nsk'd htm, if ho had met agon
lleman a mile or so down the road: The
Presider.t replied ho had. Well Mr. Jack
son, he tolled me to tell you that he wns
glad you wero going to the hermitage, nnd
hoped you would stay tlioro. for you had
ilotio mischief enough at Washington!
The unconscious miller, n worthy as well
as a Jack-on man, was not aware of the
import of his iiie.-sage, until ho witnessed
tho i flee I. 'i'ho General fumed und thun
dered nut, "tell tho gentleman I will come
and go as I please." Rich. Whig.
Mr. Dr.wt:v, thelraveller, says arguing
,n favor ol general public amusements
"In seven months upon the continent of
Europe, though living amidst crowds
though living in taverns, in hotels, in public
houses, I have not seen four intoxicated
persons! Hut I havo fccii in parks, in gar
dens, and places of public assembly, millions
of pereons.exhilaralnd by music, by specla
cles, by FCeuery, flowers, and fingranco,
cheerful without rudeness, and gay without
Prom the Mnsaillon (Slaikco. Oliio) Gazette.
The editor of the Canton Democrat, the
most brawling v i 11 1 fi -r of General Harrison
that is known alntil those parts, having tho
cfironlery in his list sheet to pronounce
him a coward, the abortion was promptly
met nnd refuted by the very individual to
whom ho referred for nn endorsement of
tho fabrication. Jas. Downing, one of the
Commissioners of Slnrk county, is the gen
tleman that was appealed to by this mighty
politician. The Democrat says :
" We nro informed by responsible men,
that Jus. Dnoning. nno of ourcitinty com
missioncrs, whosorved under General Har
rison ns n captain during the last war, in
speaking of him ((Jen, Harrison) gavo It as
his opinion, tint General Harrison ahoiys
tort n coward, nnd that ho always looked
upon him as 6tieh. Wc could also add as
being worthy of remark, that wo look upon
Capt. Downing, although opposed to us in
politics, as a man unimpeachable. Our in
formants are also men ol unblemished cha
racters for truth and veracity."
Mr. Dawning says
" I pronounce tho assertion made in the
Democrat of the 2nd inst. that I should
have called Gdii. Harrison a coward, ns to'
tally untrue from beginning to end. I have
never made such an assertion nor do I bo
liovo it. I know him to have been a brave
man. J.imes Diwnino.
General ILtrrisun and Simin Snider.
Among Iho innumerable testimonies borne
by Congress, thu Stale Legislature'', Mu
nicipal Corporations, Statesmen, Heroes,
and Patriots, the gallantry nnd consutnnnli!
military prowess of the gloriou Harrison at
the Victory of ihoTlmue, tho following
extract from Gov. Snidor's Message tn the
L 'gislaturc of Pennsylvania. D.'c. 10,1013,
will not prove loait acceptible lo Penn-yl-vanians.
See Dinne's weekly Aurora of
D 'C. 21st. 1013, page 270 :
"TVte bleiingi," said Sinnn Snider, " nf
IhouiimU of wjmen and children rescued
from the seal pin" knife of the rulhUis Savage
n) the teilderncit. and from the slit! mire
suvae 1'roclor, ilj IlKS r U. II A II 111
SON and tin oai.lant An.iiv."! ! !
Intrrest SicniPlccDTO Pr.ixciri.u. Gen
eral Harrison's farm, at tho N'orth Iiond oflho
Ohio river, contains sonio hundreds of acres of
as fin a corn ground as nny in tho world, and it
is not suittod for whoat or small grain of nny
kind. Many years ago, when com could not
bo sold for more than eight to len cents par
bushel, tho General established a distillery in
order to convoit his surplus corn, into a nnro
portahlo and profitable article for the Now Or
loans market, then tho only outlet for we-'.crn
produce. In a sdiort time lie saw Iho evils re
sulting lo society from such manufactories,
and, however injurious to his pecuniary inter,
est, ho sot tho noble example, of sacrificing
gain to principle, nn I nlmh-died Ins tliMtllu-y
In his address to the Hamilton enmity ngn
cultural society, delivered five years ago,
he beautifully and feelingly a'ludes lo this
subject in the following ex'ract:
"The exports of O'no are generally tho
substantial comforts of life, which are every
whore acceptable, their arrival h illed as a
blessing as well in the mansions of tho rich
as inlhe cottage of the poor ; by : he luxu
rious inhabitant oflho tropics, cloyed with
the luscious product of his burning' chma'e,
as by tho poor negro who ministers to Ins
wants. Alas! that there should be an rr.
ccption ; that n soil so prolific of thai which
is good, should, by n perversion ol" the in
tcnti ins of the Creator, b mid in yield
that which is evil : to scatter life and death
with an equal hand. To th" heart cheering
prospects ol'tlocks and herds feeding on un
rivalled pastures of grain, ("clnbiiuig tliu
scriptural proof that thu seed had been casr
on good ground how often is the eye ol
the philanthropic traveller di-guted with
the dark unsightly manufactories of cerlain
poison poison lo the b uly and the soul !
A modern .'ICneas or Ulyiics might mistake
them for entrances into the infernal Region-!,
nor wou'd they grna'ly err. Hot
unlike tho-e pissages which conducted tlio
Grecian und Trojan heroes on their pious
errands, tlio t-cenes In which rill th -se con
duct the unhappy wretch who Mia'l enter
them aro those, exclusively, rf misery and
wo. No relief In the sad picture : n i '"ir
nuns mere, no rjys-ium iterc. iiisnii ar
tnric darkness, nnd not tinfrcquenlly Tar
taric crime. 1 speak mue freely uf the
practice nf converting the material of the
"siiitl'ol life" (and for which so many hu
man beings ya-ly perish) into an article
which is so destructive of health and hap
piness, b-'cni-n in that wav I have sinned
SIN NO MORE." 0,'iio People's Press.
Who ark tiik Ani-Tocr.ATs. The Len
don Morning Herald, speaking of our new
Minister to England, Mr Stevenson, who
is ono of Mr Van Huron's followers and
friends, says he is " likely to be popular
with the Aristocracy. "
Tho Globe, whether ns "oflicinl" or ''un
official," wo n-o not informed, announces
that Mr Van Huron rides in an American,
and nut in an English carriage. Thonaugh.
ty Whigs, il appears, have put him into tin
English carriage, with English horses, and
English men ns drivers, and therefore, on
this account, it is probable tho Globe thinks
il nn nfi'ur of sufficient importance to take
him nut. The naughty Whigs nre very
wrong, and we must set them right.
When Mr Van Huron first came hack
from England, ho came back with many
airs, Willi much of the petit m'litrc in his
manners, and more in his eqtiippago : but
the correspondents in Wuslnugtnn, and the
male society there, which, inlhe absence
of men's wives, daughters, nnd lady-friends,
is not tho t nit it polished in the world, soon
rubbed him down and brought him back
within the American pale. Mr. Van llu
ren. we beliovo, did bring over with him
an English carriage; but be this as it may,
the one he sported in at Washington was a
splendid one, and an honor, if made here,
tu any American who made it. Ills horses
were the finest that could be found; but fur
this we do not blame him, as who would
not have fine horses when he could but gel
them. His servants and this was a piece
of fully wcro Knglish servants -and which
was a greater folly still- -wero clad in live
ry. Tho servants could not ho mistaken,
such fitio, full, 'leor.drinkiiig boys did they
seom lo hi. A folly wo say tho importing
of English servants was, for Mr. Van Hu
ron who stands nt I ho head of tho "Dcmo
cratio parly." which nt limes lliinks tho
unrso nl n man (soothe New Hampshire
Pntriot) for hiving a clean shirt on, should
never have madcuch an importation, there
by insinuating that none but those who had
been the livery men cf dukes, and viscounts
and lords, wore fit servants for liitn, though
by the way, wc don't blame ono for ob
taining English servants when ho can got
one. A fully ngam it was tn clutho theso
servants in livery, for a livery, like a coat
of arms, is not in very good taste in this part
of the country, where perhips half of our
rich men some day or other wurc a livery
themselves, nnd where not ono in ten of iu
can tell whoso sorvau's our fa'hers wore.
Hut ono of the most nmosing exhibitions
in Wnshington, tho fust winter Mr.Van
Huren came there, was tho witnessing of
tho manner in which he was forced to dofif
his plumage, feather by feather. The
Washington correspondent- -thu Whig
rogues began upon his livery, and anon
that went oh", and his lino portly English
servants, who had no doubt sported thoir
feathers and regimentals in Regent and
Hind streets, and upon tho Houlevards of
Paris, looked liko so many peacocks with
their tails cut oil'. Tho Washington cor
respondents, the greater rogues they were,
when flushed wild this triumph, then began
upon Iho English carriage, and there they
won nno'her victory, lor the English car
riage was put nside and a new republican
looking wa taken in its stead. Tho Eng
lish servan's as yet we belive, hold their
places. Tho correspondents to this day,
as wo understand, have not won a victory
over them. JV. Y. Ilcprcss.
Notici: Ex nt l ! ! I To. Tames II- Hicks.
In n recent publication I observe that you
propose batting (hit Martin Van Buroi
will bo di eted President of the United
States, and that yutt are ready to plank from
10 to 15 000 dollars nt an hjtir'd notice, in
support of tho assertion.
You will therefore lake notice, that upon
being Inform"!! that the above amount is
deposited in the bank of Zinesville, by 10
o'clock A. M. on Monday next, that I will
stand ready In place nn equal amount a
gainst the same that Van H iren will not bo
elected President of the United S'ales.
And furl her, if you, or any of your abet
tors have an nildilio tal 20,000 to make
use of in a similar manner, you will find in
mo ihe person responsible for the same.
Zanosville, Ohio, July 15. 1330.
I (hi hereby certify (hat Cop'. William
l-'jrin ir is a cspon-able man.
The Wheal Crop The harvest in this
part of ih,' S a'e is over, and the apprehen
sions nf a light crop continued. Wnh a
few exceptions,! he best farms in iho county
have yielded no more than a half or two
thirds crop. A few nf the better located
plots, have turned out n full yield. We
Jinve heard of several parcels giving Irum
10 to GO bushels to tlio acre, and of a piece
ol 200 acres, winch Mil average U3 bushel
but i ins is by no m.-ans general. Tho pri
ces nfwheai wi'l doi.btless be high.
"3.,r"? grams generally promise vv-'II
0 Us wo understand, are quae thrifty, while
a very J it 1 1 u rain would ensure n fine gath
ering of p natoi'-s. The samo cannot be
said ol c im. winch is usinlly light. There
will hi ii i dinger, however, nf a famine;
and pprliap the mcroan! in price will eom-pen-a'e
tln firmer lor what thnro is below
an ordmiry crop. It.tr.he tier Democrat.
A R ival Scut. p run Tho Albany Dti.
ly Adv.'rli-or ,-ays that Marie.one of the
daughters nl Louis Philippe of France, is
an adept it' sculpture, though yet a young
girl. Slio ha--just given the last touch of
her chisel ton large marble group, which is
1 itended tor cxhiaitiou in the Louvre. The
king, in adversity, taught his family to turn
their hands, like himself, lo nny thing for
no Ininortibli; livolilio nl. This useful know
lodge oud practical acquaintance with the
languages and customs of various nations,
nre now the briglnc-l ornaments they can
bnst of in the midst nf rn,yal splendor.
Hy the laws or en-tomes of the Turkish
empire, the oociiiiint of the throne is re
quired lo understand some trade. Mali
iitnud, the present Sultan, is, we believe, a
Ei.oQUT.NT Passach Prom the eloquent
address of Govern ir Everett, of Massa
chusetts, delivered at Now Hedford, in be
half oflho Hunker Hill Monument, tho fol
lowing is nn extract :
"I live at the foot nf Hunker Hill ; oud
endeavoring in other things to shape my
life and conduct by the rules of a Eober
prudence. I own that hero I g.ve tho reins
up to tho imagination" Sometimes, of a
serene and cloudless night, when Ihe moon
and stars nro keeping waich in their heav
enly encampment, ur at tho gray dawn,
wlnlc all around is still wrapped in silenco
before the mighty heart of the cities
beneath Ins begun to beat with tho
pulsations of life and passion I go up lo
the summit of that sacred hill. I yield
m)solf willingly to the illusions of the
place and the hour. The blond-dyed sails
seem lo heave beneath my feet as I press
them their glorious tenantry start up from
their beds of fume and gitliur an awful
company at the font nf (hat majestic shaft
I read iu their radiant faces that the pious
work of their children is grateful to those
sainted heroes. I perceive in their bent",
naul cnuntcnances that th-y behold in what
is already done n safe pledge that nil will
be accomplished !"
CoMJMmuM. Why are tho Van Huron
men like fish out of water ?
Hecausc they aro always lying about tho
Tho sales at Niagara Falls, being only a
small part of the property intended to bo
sold, brought the first two days jjl 12,000.
A total suspension then took plnce, in enn'
sequence of tho sudden prostration of Rath
bun, who is one of the proprietors. .V. Y.

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