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VOJL. V. WO. 50. AIOIVTPISIilllSK, VT.) OCTOUI2SC 1, IStttt. WflBOffiE WO. 238. MEMOIUAL. Tho following mcmoriul to tho Gcncrnl Asscmhly, is, wc undcrstnnd, in eircnlntion for signaturcs in vnrious pnrts oftlio Stuto. Whnt recepiion it will iiinct with in tlic Lcgislaturo rcumins to bo eccii. For one, wo slionlil liko to sco ti Legislntitu Com mittcu nnswer tho orgtiincnw. Wo pro sumo froin tho btylc, ns wcll ns from his known ojiinions in rolntion to Lugislntivo ttction on tho suhjcet of iiitctiipurnuce, tliat tho nicmoriat is from thu pcn of l'rofossor Ilouuti, of Middlebury. Wo regard tlio euhjcct matter as of nnsprakablo impor- taucu, considercd simply in the hght ot political ccotiotny ; nml wc seo not how nny maii in tlio usu of right rcason, cnn guinsay or rcsist tlio Ibrciblu arguments uni ployed in tlio following papcr: Wo the General Jlsscmbly of thc Slatc of Ver mont to bc convcncd al Montpelier Oct. 1830. Tlic subscribcry, inhahitunts of tho lown "of in tho cotinty of rospt'ctfully roprcsunt; tliat in thoir viow, the vomling of nrdcnt spirits, for tlio pur poso of hoing usod as u dritik, is iiiiinor.it. As such, instcail of bcing snnctioned liy rccciving n liccnso from puplic mithority, it ought to ho subjectcd to an cntire and cfTectnal prohibition. 't'ho tondoncy of tho trnflic to pcrpetunte atid cxtcud a vico of so gross u naturo as intcnipcrancc, and so tnisuhicvousin all ils licarings ; so nttet ly at war witli indiviilual happnessnud tlic jmblic good, evinoes, that such,as wohavc dcscribcd it, is its character. This viow of tho suhjoct is takcn in all ttindrcd cascs. Gaming is a vico ; and tho keep'mg of n gaming houso is, 011 nll hands, regarded as iniinoral. Lcwdncss isnttcud d witli guilt ; und tho keeping of u houso of ill f'in3 is invai'iably doeuicd sinl'nl. But, drunkcnncss is as undo.iiably sin as eithcr gumiiig or dobauehery ; nnd thero is iho same nfTmity hctweon tho vending of Hpirittiotis liquors and drunkcnucss, which cxiats bctwecn opcning u gaming houso or aliroihul, and tho vico, which thoy nro siiitcd to foster nud divcininutc. In tho viow of your incinoriidists it is an nnomnly iu legislulion to licensc vico. It is on tho contrary, tho rightful subjoct of a oompteto and rigid interdiction. To liccnso it, in atiy of its forms, is to shield it from tlescrvcd odiiiiu and infumy, anil as fucts jimply and deeidedly nttcst, instead of sup prcssing or rcstrainiiig it, to yield it cu courngutiient and holp on its difnision. Your mcniorialisls bog lcavo furthcr to rnprcscnt, that this traffic is directly at war witli all tho lcading objocts, which sotmd politicul cconomy wonld fo&tcr, nnd which n wise system of lcgislatiou will aini to so cure. Tho grand oudsof a corruct system of political econoiny, and of a judicioiis uourso of lcgislatiou arc to augmunt tho populatioti of n community, to put all its ncmburs in possesMon of a compotcncy and to rciidur ibcin all virtuous. l!ut, in tempi'ranco, tho dircctand cortaiu ofl'rfpring of tho traffic, is tho paront of dist'asc in inanifold furnu, it aggravatcs maladius, to which it inny not givo hiith, and it rondnrs poworluss tho rcmcdics cuiploycd (or thuir cure; nnd hy It, n ainplo dnta provo, nol lcssthaii 50,000 imlividuals in u.i? own comitry iire, cvcry ycar,Btink in tho diunk ard'a gravo. Tho cholcra rccnntly carriod terror throiigh tho land. Jlut, it was a elightand apassing visitation, whilo iutcm poruuco is a wido sprcad and an ondtiring nllliclion. Tho first was u hail htorm or a tornado, marking its narrow cotirso with l'rightftil desoliition; thoothcris n bliphiing mildow, soitling on tho wholo faoo of tho land, and blasting and dcstroyiug all, on which it full. To inteiiipornncG is owing a largo pro portion of tho paupcrisin and iho ciimo which provail in tho r.ommuiiily. Minutn and cMoihIciI oxamiiiiitioim inako tho itmouiu from tlireo fourths to nir.u tunths of both. It is advcrso in variotm wnys to tho productivn indtistry of tho puhlio j it gcncratcs habils of impiovidcnco and pro fusion, and honco lomU on to povoriy. It tends to dcthrono iration and coiiscicnco ; it oxasperatcs nnd ollr.n gnails to inadui'FH tho haso pamiotis of our iiatuio, and lii-uco n vast prcpmiduralicoof iho iicls of otitntgr nud violcnco, and cspocially of violonco dono to lilc, aro pcrpoliated undcr au rx citnincnt dcrivud from ardent f-)il'it, I'or other Bpccics of fnlotiy, nicu nro ttaiucd hy habitn of iiiic'inpiTiuicc!. It btrikos your niouioiialUta ns a tiilccism in logislatinn, to cnact statutcs prohihiting aml puiiishiug crimcs, and, at tho samo timc, to logalizo tho promincnt tncansof onsuring a violation of thoso statutcs ; and to pro vido for tho orrctiou of prisons to punish oH'cnces, and still togivo tho saliction of law to tho pt'imo agcnt in filling thoso prisons with convicts and thus rcndoi ing ncccssary tho inflictions of ponal justicc. But should it ho said that tho Lcgislaturo has nothing to do with public virtuc, your iiicinoriulists bcg lcavo to remark, that in thcir viow, tho iirst inipiiry to ho tnadc, hy an cnlightcncd and a conscictitiuiis lcgibla tor, with rfiforoncc tb nny mcasuri!, will ho its hcariiig on public morals; and that wo shonld dccm nny coui-so, which woultl un ilcrmino tho virtuo of tho Statc and tcnd to iutroduco gcncral piofligacy, n tcrriblo ca lamity, cvcn if it should pour into tho lap of tho commuiiity wcalth moroamplc, thau was uvur dug from tho inincs of l'otosi, or tho tnountains of Peru. No cortimunily, but n virluous ono, cau bo frco, or happy. A vicioits pcoplo is, hy its vcry chattoctcr, prcparcd for wriitchcilncss, as wcll as oh uoxious to thu urath and thc jtulgiiicnis of hcavon. J3tn, shonM wo bc told, that this is not a propcr Mibjucl for lcgal onactmout, und tliat it is tho Imsineps of public opiuion to do nway tho cvil iu qucslioii ; wo rcply, that such has not hccn, iu othcr kindrcd cascs, tho policy of our lcgislatiou, and that, in viow of ils chnructcr nnd its cvils, thcro is not, iu tho wholo rango of public law, a moro lcgitimato subjoct of lcgislntivu intcr diclion. Ilorso racing was rcganlcd as iio.ioiis. liut public scntimciit was uot trustcd to, as adcquato to banish tho cvil from among us. Tho vcmling of lottery tickcts was dccmcd injuriotis to tho com munity. ilut, public opinion was not thc only iufluciicc omployud to drivo tho prac tico from tho Slatc. Tho kcoping of n gaming houso was dccmcd injurious to public virtuo and bapp'mcss. liut, tho pub lic disappprobation und frouns wuro not rcgardcd, as adcipiato to thc corrr-ction of tho cvil. Tho kecjiingofa houso of ill famo, so far from hcitig lcft to public opin ion, or to indictmcnt nt coiumon law, was rccontly niadc, by btatuto, a utato prison oflcncc. Why, ilicn, in thc caso of intom pcrcuco ouly, trust to au iniluclicc, as thc mcans of provcntion, or rcmcdy, which, iu other instancesof u liko charactcr, is novcr rcliod on ? Thcro nro incn in ovory com munity, who nro eithcr abovc, or hclow tho icach of public scntimciit ; imsn, who in dclianco of public disapjirobation, howover oxplicit and dccidcd. will prosccuto thc trallic, as longus it will provo n sourco of gain. And as long as ardent spirits nro ofl'crcd for salo, thcro will ho huycrs and cutomcrs; and appctitcs will ho ncijuircd and bahits of intcinpcrciico will ho formcd, und in inanifold iiistauccs tho inultiplicd anil appalling ovils, to which this viro gics biith, will Mill uxist and alllict tho l'ublic. To your honorablo body, thon, wo appcal as tho coiiblitutcd guardiaus of tho fc'uito) and IkiiiihI to ndopt wicli mcasurcs as will proiiioto its bcst intcrcbts, to gavo its from tho ovils of tho most noxious of viccs. Grant tho prayer of this mcmorial, and you will ronfnr u hcnefit of incalculablo viiltto on tho Sttti, you will cxalt its charac tnr, improvo im moralr', aml Mibscrvo itb piM'uniary intcrcbts, and you will 6ccuro to yntii'Aclvus tho bcncdictioiis of coniing gcir ciatioit!'. W.iT8i-n:i.n, Scpt. 1!), 1830. Mr Knai'I', - It' you think propcr, plcaso iuscrt tho following iu your papcr. Ou Wcdncsday thc 10th iiift. n Fiuall numbcr of ludics assomhlcd iu this toun and formcd thcniHolvcs iuto a Socicty, which i3 callcd tho Waitsfield Femalc slnti Slrtvcry Socicty, mixil'mr;' to tho Wa.shiiigton Couuty Auti-yiavrry Socicty. Our prenm blo ulid coiistitutinn buing siinilur to otbcrs that havc bcon pulili-bcd, wo docin thu in- Kcrtiou of ihcin iiiiimportaut. Thotigh our iiiimbcrs aro at proi'iit sinall, wo do uot roiD-idor it nny groiind of ilii-coiirtigement. Wo firmly hclicvo tho woik is tho Lord's, and it will prcuiil. 1'i.vira S. K.MiiiiTs, Uec. Sccrrfary, To ibi) I.adics of Waitsfield helongs tho honor of forming tho fut Kcuialu Anti- Sluvory Socicty iu Wahhiiigton County Wo trimt thcir praiewoithy nxatniilo will bu folloived iu overy town. Tho importiiiico ofassocittted fcmalo iullueui'o iu this greal cutcrpri.o, is notduly apiucciittcd, wo fcur. I.ct tliuau wiio huvo thoiight little ou this mihjcct, lemfM is.'.CIiiUrd or iMiss Grimko's Appcal. Danville, Scpt. 15, 1830. According to jiotic givcn, gRiitlcmcn from diflercnt towns convcncd at tho cottrt houso, to considcr tho oxpcdicncy of forin- mg a County Anti-Slnvcry Socicty. Tho conventioti was callcd to order hy Hov. Josinh Morso, and Hazcu IMerrill, Ksq. cloctcd to tho chairj whcn it was unani- mously agrccd that n socicty should bc formcd, and tho conventioti proccedcd to organizo tho fatiio hy adoptiug tho following constitution : rnrjAMiiLK. Uelicving tho Most Uigh God to ho the univcrsal Parcnt of all incn ; that hy the nrrangcments of providcnco and tho con stitution of nattire, Ho has tlcsigncd tlicm to ba neighbors nud brethron hy crcation cqual hy ciidowmcnt posscsscd of rights inhcrcnt and iualicnnblu ; that slavcry is repiignant to this coiibtitutioti and thcso arningements -is reprobated by God, both in tho spirit und preccpts of HisTovelation, ns wcll as by Ilis univcrsal providoncc, nnd is thcreforo a sin ; that our nationnl cxis- tcuco is Imscd on tho principlcs of eqttnlity nnd frccdom nnd iiiiilicnablo rights, ns rc cognizcd in tho Dcclarntion of Indepcti dencc, "that all incn aro crcated cqttnl,and cndowcd hy thoir Creator with ccrtain in alicnnhlo rights, ntnong which nro life, lih- crty nnd tho pursuit of happincss;" that Iho pcrpotuity of our rcpublican institutions, in short, that our nationnl oxistcnco ns wcll as national prospcrity, involving thc blcs bings of pcacc, and uiiion, and i'rccdom, and rcligion, ilcpcnd upon tho spccdy cx tiuctioti of slavcry ; that no schcmo ofcx- patriation, eithcr volutitnry or hy coinpiil- sion, promises thcrcmovnl of this grcntund incrcasiiig ovil ; that it is tho duty und in- tcrcst of tho iunstnr to cmancipato his slaves; that tho preccpts of rnligiuti, und tho dictntcs of huinaniiy nnd )atriotism, dcmatid ol us cOiciout nnd orgnni'.ed ac tion to promoto this rcsvlt; and finally, wlulo wo mlirr.t that tocnch Stato in which slavcry oxists is guaraiitccd, hy thc confti tution of tho Unitcd Statcs, tho cxchtbivc right to lcgislato with rrgnrd to slavcry iu said Stntcs, it is ucvcrthulcss practicnhlc, by argumcuts nddrcsscd to tho iindcrstnu diug und hy nppeuls to tho heart and coii scicnco, to awakcn nnd corrcct public scn timciit in rcfurciico to this subjcct, mid thus to conviuco that slavcry is a Iromcudous crimo beforo God that duty and safety and tho hcst intcrests of all rcquirc its iin- tucdiato abolitiou : Wo tho undcrsigticd do thcreforo agrec, in reliancc upon Divino aid, to uso all mcans sanctioned by law, humauity nnd rcligion to hriug nbotit its imtncdiato abandoumciit nnd hcreby form ottrselves into a Socicty, to bo govcrncd by tlic following CONSTITUTION. Aiit. 1. This Socicty shall bo cnllcd the Caledonia County Jlnli-Slavcry Socicty. Aur. '. It shall bc tho objoct of this society to cfiect, iu nccordanco with tho principlcs dcchtred iu tho prcainblc to this constitution, tho abolitiou of slavcry iu tho Unitcd Slatcs to iullucuco Congrcss prac- tically to iutordict and destroy tho dotncstic slavu Iradc, and uholish blavery iu thoso portious of our coiumon country which 1'ull undcr its immcdiatojurisdictioii to provcnt tho extciibinn of it to auy statcs which may hcreafter bu udmitted into thc Uuiou, thus allcvintiug nnd prcvcnting iho suflcriug of thc slavc ; and also to cIovhio tho churacler nud conditinn of tho frco pcoplo of culor, by cucouragiiig thcir iutellectual nud mural and rcligioiiu iiiiprovcmcut; to form u cor rcct public opiuion, nud obtaiu for tlicm equal civil and politicul privilegcs with tho whiles. Anr. 3. Any pcrson may bccomo n meniborof this Socicty by siguing the con stitution nud contributiiig to its fuuds. Aiit. -1. Tho ollicurs of this Socicty shall bo a I'rcsidciit, Vico I'rcsidcnt nnd fourtei'ii Counsiillois, n Sccrcliuy and Trcasurer iho dulics oftlio liibt two ollices to bo pi'i I'onnrd by an iudividilal. Aur. 5. flaid olliccrJ bludl eoust tuto a lionrd of Manngrrs, to whom shtill ':o eli tittstcd tho disposition of tho fuuds and tho arrangcuient of thoconccrns oftlio Socicty. Anr. 0. Tho aiiuual incetingof tho So ciety bhnll bo lndd on tho (iibt Thitrsday aAcrthu llith of Scpti'mbcr. Akt. 7. .'Iceiiugs oftlio Socicty niny bo callcd at such tuues und pluccs us tho lloard of .Maniigcrs ninyilccin e.vpedicnt. ori'icriis Cuose.n. I'rcsidcnt, Hov. Jamf.s oIu.muan, of Ryegate. I'icc I'residcnt, Iha Atki.ns, nf lliinlwii'k. Secntary and 'J'lcasurcv, Hov. Wm. Scalks, of lyndon. Coumcllors, Amos Clcmcnts. Kld. Jolui Adams, Aloxaudcr Gilchrist, I.cvi Stono. . llazfiu Mcrrill, Jonah Carpcntcr, Volcd, That tho prococdings of thu coit vcntion ho forwardcd for iiiscrtiou iu tho North Stnrand thc Statc Jouriml. IIa.kn Meurill, Chnirtnan. William Scales, Secrctary. Kor tlio Stata Jnurn.il. Mr. Editor: It is probnblo that an other cffort will ho nindo by thn fciciids of , slavcry ncxt wintcr to havo Tcxas takcn tntoconnoxion with thc Unitcd States : and that mcasurcs will ho takcn by tho Lcgis luttires of tho slavo Statcs, and by thosc gcnm'ne repullkans, who coiiHidcr blnvcry n blcsbing, to second their fiicnds in Con gress, and sectiro tho objoct which lies so ncar thcir hcarts. It is thcrcforc, impor tnnt thnt nll tho frionds of civil libcrtv Bhould looknt this sulijcct with that solcmu attcntion which it cluinnml, nnd that they shoukl bo prepaicd toactwith uuiteil encr- :y; and that tho Lrgislaturos ol tho Frco Statcs should fully iiibtruct thcir Scnators and Kcproscntativcs on this stihjrct. For it is cvideiit, that such a mensuro intist vi- tally nlli'ct tho itiicrcbts of all thc Frco Statcs, nnd thc happincss of thcir eitizens. Tho Constitution, by which our National Govir.imcut is coiiMitulcd, atul 'is bound to act, isa compact bctween thn pcoplo of Iho kovtrctgn Statcs, couipnsiiig our Con fcderation: aml thc pouers uot grantcd to Congross nro rcserved lo tho Statcs. In what pait of tho Constitution is tho powcr grantcd to rcccivo into our Confedcracy forcign Statcs, or nalions? Has thisqucs- tion bccn duly considcrcd ? If Cougress has powcr to rcccivo ono foreign Stato iuto tho Confedcracy, it has powcr to rcccivo anothcr. If thi'y may rcccivo Tcxas, they may rcccivo cvcry Stato on this Coiitinciit. Anil by to doing, they may rcmove tho scnt ol govcrnmcut toMt.Mcn, nnd snbject ull our domcsiic, 1 ctvil nnd rchgioits institutions to thc control ofl'oiiish I'riests, nnd tho ilemi snvages of tho Spanish Statcs. Would nny I'rotcstnnt, nny fricnd of ciil orrcligious Libcity cvcr havo conscnted lo form our Confedcracy on such conditions? JJettcr, far hcttcr, draw an impassible lino of scparation hc twccn tho Frco Statcs, nud thu Sltivo Statcs. Texas is involvcd in war witli Moxiro. nnd if our CongrofS lake Tcxas into tlio Unioti, wo tntist ncccbsarily bceomc involv cd in this war a war of which no mancau prcdict thc rcnttlt. Cau nny rntinnal miiiii ba willing to havo thc nation plunged into such n wnr? I.ct this bc dono nnd ull our Koionuo will soon bo cxhuubtcd ; and tho qttehtioii will bc, not what shall bc dono with tho surplus revcnuc, but how shall tho cxhaubtcd Treasury ho rcilenibhcd. Should iMexico iiudcrtakc to recovcr hcr rcvoltcd I'roviucc, sho will apply to foreign powcrs; will ccilo Toxns lo Frnnce, or i Grcat Hritain, and cngago ono or both to cspouso hcr catisc. And cnn nny ono hc- lievo that thoso pnwcrs will ho willing, to havo that provincc wrcsted from Mi'xiro by violcucc, tiiul uddcd to tho Unitcd Stntes ? liut thc worst of ull is, tho nvowctl ob joct, for which tho fricnds of slavcry wish to havo Tcxas iinitetl to tho Kcpuhlic: that thoy may thcro cstublibh bhnery, sccuro u slavo niiirkct, I'oun slavo htute!', and pcipctuatotht! iullucuco of Bluvcholilers ovcr our national coimcils forcvcr. Tcxas is lo bu tho gravo of Libcrty, und tho pcr pctuul hot-bcd of slavcry. Aro tho eitizens of Amcricii prcparcd to acipiicbco in such n rcsult? Will they btaud still und sco iho cluiins forgcd for thciiibclves, us wcll us for thublacks? If they cnn, they dcscivo lo wcar thoso chuius. Inuctiou will, iu this casc, bo ritiuoits. Thc fcluvo pmty will bo rcady lo ncl, und to sie.e iho lirst opportuuiiv. Aml tlic fricnds of Libcrty niiitt uwukc. und ho uciivo, or thcir (lcli'iit will bo cerliun. l'clitious bhould bo picpnn-tl iu scusiiu aml scut to Congrcbs, praying that Tcxas may not bu tnkcn into our Coufrih'rary ; and our Statc Lugilattires bhould tako up tho sttbji.'ct iu good carncbt und n.'iiion-tniti) with ull thcir ourrgy ugaiit ici'clving iho Patuhrian llor into iho Union. Shunbcr on a few shurt viontlis, aud thu halcd contic.xion will bo fiiriued. Whoio ihi'tl aro our watch mcn ? Our wisu incn, havo (hoy all ceai'd from our luud ? Ic thcro noiio to souud thu alarm? ftltist slavcry ho wri'iithed aud coiuo upon our nocks? Is lliis thu fair iu- lu'iilaiicu wo lcavo to our childrcu ? Ono sourco ofconsolation rcinaius. Tho r. . . i . . i . . r.tcruni uou is uuio tn tuKo tlic wisu iu thcir own cruftincss, und ho cau innko Toxaa the comiiiou gruvo of slavcholdera and thcir alcttois; and tho cntillc of Liber- ty. AN OLD MAN. From tlioOhio I'eoiilo'a I'rcss. A A10ST DISGHACEFIJL TIIICK! Somo davsiiL'o. wc hcnrd n ninmiv Imi did not crcdit it, that thc Vau Uuion IMan agcrsiu this city had clubbeil thoir wits to gi'thcrto play oll u lo.st discrcditablc iiu postui ii uiiuii tho eitizens east of thu iiioim tuius, by scndiiig thitbcrn hialetnciit that Gciicial llarrison, whilo u inember of thu Ohio, Sciiatc, otcd to "bll DKIlTOItK i public alictiou." Dutlily inlitnious iiscverv hotio.abln iiiu-t considcr this vilo altempt at imposi tion, ii has novcrthclcss bccn mado, ns will uppcar irom mo loiiowing aiticlo liom the liallimoro Cbrouiclo uf tho 30th ult. "As tho day of thu i lcctiou appronrhcs, wo arc not surpiised to liuil that liibrira tions miiltiply. Tliey nro gcncrally pub lishod ou tho evo of an olecliun wheii it is too lnio to detcct uud oxposo tbeiii. Tliis byatuiu of inana'uvriiig helongs to tho 'un ISurcn School ; uud it is by iiii5representn liun tlnit his siipportcis hopu to sticcecd. Wohavc already hud Miudrv niisbtutu ments iu rclatiuii to Geuciur Iltirrison'., coiiditct diiring thu lato war, iu which thoy mako him ut ono tiino so rashlv bravo ns to havo bacriliced tho livesol his bohlicrs; and at nuothcr, bo cowurdly us not to havo dareil to liico his encinics. liut their liivoiiti; btory was abottt tho 'rcd reltiroat, which thcir oialurs and hirchiig cditors rcpeated upon all occubions, with dclight, uutii thc old petlicoat liccamu too tbieadbaro for liuther iihO ; und thoy havu now ushercd I'urih thcir gruud6, which, wo prcMimo, is lo kist tbein uutii tho day of clcctiou. This nuw coiuagc is as lalso and shamelcss us thoso which prcccdcd it;mid has ouly bccn piopugutcd. ns yet, inono ol tho up pcr couniics. It is, that Gneiul llarrisou otcd in thu Lcgislaturo uf Ohio, to sell dcbtoi-h at iuhlic Mictiuu. Theie is a law of iMnrylund, which biibjects pcrsuns iu tho picdicamcnt of Col. Johnson lo be sold lor thcir on'ences , nud, perhnps, (ien. Harrison, bolicitotis to picscrvo iho morals of thc pcoplo of Ohio, may luuo tiivurcd u law ilucing a whito liiiili having a negro wife upon au equulity, aud porinittiughuth tobc told! but it is riiliciilousto cbargo blui wl'li liuving voted to sell whito niun for thcir dubts for, bcing n poor ninn himscli; hu would naturally havo a lullow-fceluig i'or tlio.'u in siinilur circumstauccs. "Thu iuveiition won't do tho Van llu rcn men uiiibt gct ti boiiieibiiig wliich ut lcast wcurslliu fuco of plaiibibility, if they would bo bclicvcd." Iu our last wo gavo u full cxposition of iho only somblance of foundatiun for this iniscrublo liibriciilion. Wo published thc s:clion of tho bill nlluilcd to, which both Gcii. Harrison aud Judgu ISaldwiti, (thc Vuu liurcn caiididato for Goernor,) voted lo lctnin, nud wo gavo thouyos und nocs iu both branches of tho Lcgislaturo. 'J'ic bill had nothing to do with UEliTORS, uud wns bimply u ruvision of u puit of tho CRLMINAL Stulutcs of thu Stuto. It was cntitlcd "A bill for the puuibhmoui ot ccrtaiu (FFENCliS thcrcin iituncd," such as thc lullowmg-"houo brcakiug iu nighi houso hrcaking iu day- lurceuy riut obtaining lnoncy by falbe pi'otcnces - do stroying land marks," ic. &c. Such of- leiiccs wcrc muilo putushablc hy tinc aud iiiipiisoiiincnt in iho c 11 or duiigcon ot tho jail of tho county, aud to bo tlc! ou bread aud watcr," aud lliu ciihuit to STAND CO.MiMITTKD uutii lino nml jail focs weio paid. A iunjoriiy of iho HouMiot IlcpreffCiitatn es, anil a tlurd ol thu Sctiato (among whom was Geucral i Imiiton uud Judgo lialdwiu,) boliovcd it would ho moro mtrciftd lo portliittbetOL'ues aud rascals uuiliv of biich crinics lo bo hircd out to iKiv tho churjics of Cotirt. (alter having cndurcd tho rcqiiircd impris. oumeulw tliiin to rot in ihu iIiiiiiiuoii.s ol'lhu juils, without thu possibility of hciug ablo io pay. '1'ho Vnn liurcn papcis hero havo not ilurod tn stir thit question iu Ohio, t:s it uiight nfl'ect their caiididatc for Govcruor. liut after the gxtbirnatorial deilion, it wus to bo iibod against llarrisou. Wc uiiticipa lcd thuir nibcaliiy hibt wcck ; uud wo now li'uru Ihut somo of ihu lcadurs uio vnlcnd- ing to dtnuunce Judgc lialdwin, in oulerto attack Ilarriboii with moio color of cousis- lency. Thoy "tnle a fdc." - Ohio caiuiot bo uiovcd liom hcr linu dctcniiitialiou tu gjvo her twcnty ono clectoral votts lo tho Farincr of Noith llcnd. I'roin tlio Temui:inco Imclliciiccr, A TIM1' TO VERMONT. Having n little husiuissto call mo nway fiotn houii', und uot beiug upp(si'd to lca iug thu ilu.st of Iho iowii for a few davs. 1 iiirned my fico towards thecool niounta.ns Ol I'l'IUOIlt. I boon foiiud niysolf on hoard ono of a lino ol Cnnal boals ruiiuiiig I'miui Tioy lo Whitehall. 1 hail not bccn longou hoiinl, beforo I mndo thu hcst of my wav lo Iho pluco wheru I stippocil thu bar should bi, to gct boiiieibiiig lo (picnch my lliirst. I soou found lliat lliero wns no sli'oug liotior oll hoard, becausp, us I wns iiif.iruicil, thu proprictoiri hud foitiiddeii it. 1 was tbero foru obligcd to mukiiuso of purucolil watcr, wiiu'li I mii.-t coulo.'.s, iiiinwcri'il a iuo.st uil iiiiiablu piirposo, Iiowumt iiiueh I uiight havo dcsircd a litllu lciiiou juico nud btigur wiih it. 1 ii-, on ihu whole, vcry hnppy tn lind tliat ihu worihy proprii'toiH had lakun u btaud Mi uiuch tu thcir own crcdit, boili. , mornl and pccimiary ; nnd tho comfort of : llioso who do not liko to he conliiied ui u hur romn twcnty Ibur hours. Tho only thing I had to rcgret on hoard of this hoat was tho vtilgar profunity lo which fcotnu of tho hands wero addictcd ; this was inducd u hoiiv)' drawbnck on tho ninouut of pleas uro derivcd IVotii thofactof lieiugon lioaril ii "Tcmpcranco" hoat; and of bcing savcd from coming iu contact with jicrsons who aro naturally uttrnctcd to tho plnco whcro stiong liquor is di.-poeil ol. Could I havo my choicc, I should grcntly profor having n well cnndiictcd bar on hoard, Ihan to ho obligcd to mcet with profaue convcrsation, iu a placo whcrc could not flco from it. I boiio thc pioprictors will cotillnuu tho course tlicv liavo adoptod in rcgard to in- loxtcatitiir liiiuors; nnd in order to bo inoiu consistent with bound mornlity, I hopc thoy will luol; to tlus ol wlii' Ii J couiplain. Wo arrivod ut Whitcliull in duo tiino, nnd at 10 A. M. wunt on board tho Fteamboat whic.h runs fiom Whitehall to St. Jolins, hy which wo wero carriod raiiidlv towards tho tiluco of our (lcstintitioi). Vo linei ()U iioard and found tho lublo nrovidnd wiih ull llint could bc dcbircd by n hungry mnn ; cvcry liixury of tho Benson was set beforo usiii thc iiiostaiiprovcdstvlc. nnd for tho who desircd, tho tnblc was craced (? with a genuial as.iortmcnt of liquniv. i u:w iiours, aiui wo were tnnucil in tho bciiutifill town of UurliiiL'ton. which is (itm of tho most (lulighifiil snots iu Ncw-Enu- laud, to speud a lcw davs in midsmnuiiT. l'assing hy many things of iiiterest, lor want of limo aud room, 1 will concludcmy lettfr with un account of tho intercbting lown of Charlotte, which lics ubout V-i milcb south of IJuriington. This town is ratcd the becond iu point of fcrlility on that sido of thu Statc, but it is second to nono in thc Statc iu point of morula nnd intclli gcncc. This town is rcndercd vcry intcrcstiiig by thc fuct thul thcro hns not bccn for scv eral ycurs, a singlo lieen.o grunt :d to cither luercbiint ortavcrn kccpcr, to sell spirituous liipiois. I spent a few days among tho liirincrs. who wero btibily cngaged iu hiiy ing, and hcnrd no morcnbout stroug drin'k, than f thcic had ncverbeen such niiarticlu iu oxibtcncc. Evcry thing, nmongnll clti.-bcs as far ns my ohscrvation c.Mcnded, horo tho iippcaranco of prospority aud bnppiucss. Tlicy wero all coutentell. Ono nian, of u largo estate, told mo that ho hud Ixieu lo tho west iu order to bcttcr himselt, but bnd retuincd perfcctly HatUfii'd thnt it was for his intcrest to icniaiii wheru br Ono vcry piomineiit Mgn of the prospcr ity of tho town, isa public bcbool foryoiuig ladics, w hich has bccn cstablibhcd n ycar or two, and iu a vero llourisbing statc. I wnfl so fitrttiuate ns toho thcrc nt tho cxatn iuation of tho .pupils, and was novcr moro gratilied with a siuiilnr cxhibition. Miss G., tho principul, bcciiis to bc excccdingly wvll (piuhficd to iuslruct yoitug ladics in ull brnnches ncccssary to reudcr thcin ttscful to thcmsclvcs nud to others, who may bo so nappy as to uo m nny wuy connucicit witu ilicm. With such schools as this in country towns, thcro will be no necd of seuding yoiing ladics to tho city to obtuin un rdu- catiou : but on tho other hand, it mav not bu amiss to send young ladics from ihc city lo Iho comitry. Thcro cnn ho no hettcr ovidcncc that "Teniperanco" is tho handinaid of cvcry thiug that is rcqiiircd to reudcr a pcoplo proypcrotisnnil hnppy, than such signs cs aro cxhibitcd in Churlotte, Chittenden couu ty, Vermont. X. D. THEATUE-GOING. Cei.ebte, tho duiiccr, has rcccivcd S13, 000 for tweiily-fio nightb' iierfonimncc ut iho Trcmont Thcatic.iit Iiobton ; or moro than $o00 n uight. So tho pnpers suy ; nud such wc fear is the shatncful ti uth. Aud jctcycn piofcssing Christiuns still cling to ihc idea of changing tho thcatro into ii school of public uiouils. Whilo )u boriug not long binco to bhow to n Uihlo class tho iiuiuoriility nud protiignlity of thcntrcs, n gcntleman who was prescnt in sistcd that wo wero grcntly niistakcn in de noiincing thcutics allogcihcr; ihut lliero was btill hopu of reclaiiniug thcm ; und Ihut ho had "no notion of giving'ihcm up wholly to Iho dovil." Uiifiulunatcly, how ciur, iho gcnllcmmi who tnadc this ri'imuk, has theturo going fricnds; uud it is said, occusiotially gocs himsclf. Aml this, too, thoiigh ho bows himself, at other timcs, 6c 1'uro thc commiiuion tahlc. Kor oiirsclvcs wc havo no hopo of thc atrcs. Wo uru compelled-rcluctuiitly, wu confebs, hut jct without icscrve lo givo thcm up. They caniiot bu ro foruicd. You miulit as wcll; or nearly as .vell, lalk of reclaiuiing brothels. Tho only safo coursu 13 Iu ucglcct thcm, nml thtfs tcndcr ihcm uupopulnr. Wu say m:oi.ix'i' ihcm; wo mcan moro in this huntciu'u thau may, nt lirst viow, ho biip-po-i d. Thoso chrisliuus uud cbristinil moialists who aro in tho hnbit of going occtibioiially, to thcso niirsericsof cvil, tiutst not ouly lake tho groitnd of total abslincuce, Hut rlii itiiii rditors must R'l'use lo comiucnt upon llieir peifuimances, or eithcr directly or iiidircclly npprovo thcm. Moro tlinn this, they iiiiist rufiibo to uid, directly; or iudiri'cify, iu printiug or in nny wuy giving piiblicity lo ihcir luHerliseinents. W o facl ashiiliicd pobilivcly to - tosco nicu Hllillg in ihc iiinksol Chiisiiuiiiiy, sahbalh nflcr subliuth, uud jct with their pens or thcir iiewspapcr coiiinins (touig uiiicii uvury uhj biiwcen, to iticrcaso tho poiularity of thoso destrojcis of piopcity, rcputntioii, nnd public uiorals. They "kliow not what thoy do," is llieir only uxciisc.-.lfnntt Itrforincr. Ttnncsscc has twcniy-livo political nowe pnpcrs, of whicli cigbtccn siippmt Judgo White und buvcn Mr Van liurcn.