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OF HENRY CLEWS & CO., (United States Treasury Buildings) Xo. 32 Wall Street, Ar. Y. fpirK business of our IIousp Is the same. 1n all n rJ",I,'ts. as that of an Incorporate Hank. ill i lion" afts U1'0n us "ass through the Clear IWporations, Klrms, and Individuals keeplnc ?!a! i A!;,',oull,, with -. B'tlier In Currency or Oold. will be allowed Five Per Cent. Interest per aiimini on all dally balances, ami can check at Bight without notice.. Interest credited and Ac count Current rendered Monthly. We are prepared at all times to make advances to our Dealers on approved Collaterals, at market rate. Certificates of Deposit Issued, payable on de. mand. or after fixed date, bearing Interest at the couiitrv a"d nvalIabl '" aU VavU of tllu 'lle'ethns made promptly everywhere in the Ui led Mates, ( anadas mid Kuroiie. Dividends and Coupons iirompllv Collected, We buy. sell, anil exchange all Issues of Govern ment r.imds at current market prices. Orders executed for the purchase or sale of Cold and hxehaime. also for State, City, and all other llrst-class securities. Kpw-ial attention given to the negotiation of Kail lload. City, and oilier Corporate Loans AVe are prepared to take (iold Accounts on terms the same as tor Currency ; to receive (iold on De posit, bearing Iuterc-it and subect to check at sight: to Issue Cold Ceitillcales of Deposit; to make Advances in (;hi, against currency and other collaterals, and to aiiord Hoiking facilities generally upon a Coi.u Haia 4 IT lm Who has a House to l'a-lnt? HEADY -MADE COL OH S, Known as "ItAIUtOAD" Colors, fiuaranteed to ' ,,'!;,!!"."? "mre durable and more con- yen lent than any J nt vver before ot'eied. A book entitled "1-Mu Talk with -ractieal i'alnt ers " with samples, sent free by mail on nppllca- Globe White Lead and Color Works, 111 Fulton mr 'waro of WATER WHEE L S . THE DUPLEX TURBINE. Vror Equaled by any Wheel In existence. lfPtSlI k'lnds of M,,K Ululated fftAM 4173111 83 Liberty St., k' Y. " HrvrULVKI'AnT ol "WW , ., ,,y J- W- Masiny, CI.. 22i)p S 50. Free &woV.!lnV'fPril:e- Ml,i & ii TTINTS OX irnrrsp TArv'rix-r. ii t... t ,.. 4 17 Jm A. J. Flllam, N. Y. J AMES 33. CILi-ARIs: MANTFACTCKEU AND 1EALEK IS Stoves, Tin and Sheet Iron Ware New Bloomlicld, Terry co., Pa., Kent In"! ?nttl3f " lia.1",1 fi? artlclc usuay jl. Kept in a nrst-class establishment. All the latest styles and most Improved Parlor ami Etitfclien Stoves, TO BUKX LITIIFK COAL OR WOOD 1 tr Spouting and Hooting put, ,, the most uiable maimer and at reasonable prices. Call nd examine his stock. 31 iicw Carriage Manufactory, On Uiuh Street, East op Cakusle St., New Bloomflcld, l'enn'a. THE subscriber has built a large and conimodl v m hl,?,",",n iuU St- 1ttst of Carlisle Street, afacture tooruo'rI aM Whore "U h I,1C1,ared tolW On, v r i sx, a: o Of every description, out of the best material. . Sleighs of every Style, built to order, and finished In the most artistic and uurable manner. tru. Having superior workmen, ho is prepared to furnish work that will compare favorably with the best City Work, and much more durable, and ut much more reasonable rates. S-ItErAli:iNG of all kinds neatly and prompt ly dono. A call Is solicited. SAMUEL SMITH. 31tf J"OTICE TO LAND OWNERS! After ' the 12th day of August of this year, (1870) suits will be liable to be brought in the Court of Dauphin County for money due on lands in l'erry County, unpatented. ' For information relative to tuo Patenting of lands, call on or address S. IL (lAUiUAITH, n. .. , ,A,'''ey-ttt-l.aw & County Surveyor, nioomllcld. March 8, 17'.. tf. THE WORLD'S WONDER! Equalizing Oil ! T1JIS Oil for Itheunmti'sm in all its forms, bpraiiis, Itruises. Cuts, Wounds of all descrip tions. Cramp, eto., etc.. etc., IS UNEQ11A1.I.KD by any now offered to the pub lic, Jt is for sale at 60 cents per bottle, by NOltTlI E. liOLINClKlt, Millerstown, Porry county, Pa. AND F. MOKTIMEK it CO., , New Bloomlicld, Pa. Itelief given almobt Instantly, and permanent cures ellouted. . i lu 3w tUct'wm. WHEN YOU'RE DOWN. Wh at legions of " friends" always bless us, When golden success lights our way I IIow they smile as they softly address us, So cordial, good-humored and gay. But O, when the sun of prosperity Has set then how quickly they frown, And cry out in tones of severity, " Kick the tuun, don't you see lie is down !" What though, when yon knew not a sorrow, Your heart was as open as day, And your 'friends,' when they wanted to borrow, You'd oblige and ne'er ask them to "pay." What though not a soul you e'er slighted, As you wandered about through the town, Your "friends" became very near-sighted, And don't scum to see you when down. When you're " up," you are loudly exalted, And traders ull Bing out your praise, When you're down you have greatly defaulted, And they really "don't fancy your ways." Your style was " tip-toe" when you'd money, So sings every sucker and clown, But now, 'tis exceedingly funny, Things are altered "because you are down." O, give me the heart that forever Is free from the world's selfish rust, And the soul whose high noble endeavor la to raise fallen man from the dUBt ; And when in adversity's ocean A victim is likely to drown, All hail to the friend whose devotion Wlil lift up a man when he's "down." THE UNEXPECTED RETURN. A True Story. JUST at tlie close of the Revolutionary war there was Keen somewhere in one of tho snlall towns of Central Massa chusetts a ragged and forlorn looking soldier coming up the dusty street. 11c looked about on the cornfields tasseling for the harvest; on the rich bright patch es of wheat for the sickle, and ou the green potato fields with curious eyes so ut least thought Mr. Towne, who was walking leisurely behind hiui, going home from the reaping to his supper. The lat ter was a stout firmer, dressed in home made brown linen trousers, without sus penders, vest or cout. The ragged sol dier stopped uuder the shade of u great sugar-uiaple, and Mr. Towuc, overtaking him, stopped also. " Home from the war ?" he asked. "Just out of the British clutches," replied the man ; " I've been a prisoner fcr years." lie replied suddenly. ''Can you tell me who lives in the next house 'f Is it yours '" " No," replied Towne; Tompkins lives there. That house and barn used to be long to a comrade of yours, as I suppose, his name was Jones, but he was shot at Bunker Hill, and his widow married again." lhe soldier leaned against a tree. " What kind of a man is he? I mean what kind of people are they there ? Would they be likely to let a poor soldier have something to eat 1" ' " If Tompkins is out, you'd be treated first rate there. Mrs. Tompkins is a nice woman, but he is tho snarliest cur that ever guawad a bone. He is a terribly surly neighbor and he leads her a dog's life. She missed it marrying that fellow, but you see sho had a hard time of it with tho farm after Jones. went off a sol diering, and when my son came buck and said he was dead he saw him bleed ing to death on the battle field she broke right down, and this Tompkins came along and got into work for her, and he laid himself out to. do first rate lie somehow got on tho blind side of ua and when ho offered himself to her, I advised her to havo him, and I am sorry that I did it. You had better come homo with me. I always have a bit for any poor fellow that's fought for his country." "Thank you kiudly," returned the sol dier, but Mrs. Tompkins is a distant a sort of old acquaintance. The fact is I used to know her husband, and guess I'll call there." Mr. Towne watched him as ho went to tho door and knocked, aud saw that he was admitted by Mrs. Tompkins. " Somo old sweetheart of hers it may bo," said Mr. Towne, nodding to himself, lie comes too late, poor woman, nho has a hard row to hoc now," when Mr. Towne went to supper, aud wo will go ia with the soldier. ''Could you give a poor soldier a mouthful to eat '(" ho asked of the palo and nervous woman who opened the door. , " My husband docs not allow ino to !)c Stilus, New Blnomficfo, )a. give anything to Iravellers," she said; I' but I always feel for the soldiers com ing back, und I'll give you boihc supper, if you won't bo long about it," and she wiped her eyes with her blue and white checked apron and set with alacrity about providing refreshments for the poor man, who had thrown himself into the nearest chair with his head leaning on his breast, seeming too tired even to remove his hat from his face. "I am glud to have you eat,nnd I would not hurry you for anything," she said in a frightened way, " but you'll eat quick won't you ? for I expect every momcut he will be in." The man drew his chair to the table, keeping his hat on his head as though he belonged to the Society of Friends, but that could not be, for the " Friends" do not go to the wars. He ate heartily of the bread and butter and cold nieut, and how long he was sbout it I" Mrs. Tompkins fidgeted. " Dear me," she said to herself, " if he only kuew, he wouldn't be so cruel ns to let Tomp kins come in and catch hiai here." She went and looked from the window uneasi ly, but. the soldier gave no token of his meal coming to an end. " Now he is pouring vinegar on the cold cabbage and potatoes. I can't ask him to take those away in his hand. O, dear, how how slow he is ! hasn't the man any teeth ? At last she said mildlv. ' I am very sorry to hurry you, sir, but could you not let me spread some bread aud butter, and cut some slices of meat to take away with you. My husband will use very abusive lang-ua.ge to you if he nnns you here. Before the soldier cjuld reply, foot steps were heard on the door stone of the back door and a man entered. He stoo ped short, aud looked at the soldier as a savage dog might look. Then he broke out in a tone betwec.a a, savage growl aud a roar. " Hey-day, Mollie, a pretty piece of business 1 What ha e I told you, time and again, madam '( You'll find you had better mind your master, and you, you lazy, thieving vagabond , let mo see you clear out of my housf, and off of my laud a great deal quicker than you came ou tne premises. Ynur house and your land!" exclaim ed the soldier, starting up suddenly ,crect, tall aud dashing ofThis hat with a quick, fiery gesture. His eyes flashed like lightning, and his lips quivered with in dignation as he confronted the astonished lompkins. lhe latter was afraid of him and his wife gave a suddeni shriek when the soldier started to his fe et and flun; off his hat, and had sunk trembling nnd fainting in a chair, for sho recognized linn. " You hain't any busines.3 to interfere between me and my wife," Haid Tomp kius, cowed by the attitudo of tho sol dier. " Ynur wife !" exclaimed tie soldier, with the very concentration of contempt expressed in his voice, and pointing to him with an indignant finger. " Who are you ?" asked Toiu pkins with an air ot effrontery. " I am Hurry Jones, since you asked." replied the soldier. " The owner of this house and laud, which you will leave this very hour I as for Molly," sof tuning ..his tone as he turned to the woman, now sob bing hysterically, "she shall choose be tween us." "O, Harry!" sobbed she, while Tomp kins stood dumb with astonishment. " Take me ! Save me !" With a step ho was at her side, hold ing her in his arms. " What do you mean, treating this poor child ml Do you think because she has no earthly pro tector, that there was not a God in heav en against you ?" No man who is cruel to a woman is ever truly brave, and Tompkius ulunk away liko a beaten spaniel. The next day had not passed away be fore everybody in town knew that llarry Jones had come home alive and well to secure his much enduring, patient wife from a worse constraint than that of Brit ish prison, but what they all said, and what Molly felt, I must leavo you to im agine, for here tho legend ends. The English Language. There is no other spoken language so cheap nnd expressive by telegraph as tho English. So the electric wires are be coming teachers of our mother tonguo in foreign countries. Tho same amount of information can be transmitted in fewer English words than French, German Itaiiau, or any other European language. In Germany aud Holland, especially, it is coming to bo a common thing to send telegrams in English to Bavo expense and insure precision. An Exciting Raffle. I WAS going tip the Mississippi in 184, Judge Underwood and Henry Clay being on board. " 1 hat s a tough crew from Natchez." remarked the clerk, who cuuie upon the deck ns we were about going below. I tmv fl.iTT Vi.,fil nmt liirrli " l"'v '"n"' " Let's go and look ou for a while." said the judge. c went into the saloon where we found two parties at play. At ono of tho tables sat four men, about whom were gathered a large number of lookers on, and ns these proved to be the heavy play ers, we joined the group of spectators. 1 lie game was twenty-deck poker, and money was changing hanik) with startling rapidity. One of the players, a middle aged man, whose face showed but too plainly the ravages of an excess that was sapping his life, and who, I afterwards learned, was a cotton-planter, had staked his last dollar, and " called his opponent's nana, tie held lour queens, against which were laid down four kings. And he was " broken." lie started to his feet as though he would leave the table. " Are ye dead-broke, colonel ?" asked he ot the four kings. " Yes to the last picayune." "Give me yer note, and I'll lend ve.: " No," replied the planter, with an oath, " I can do better than that. " Where is Wackman '(" " Here," answered a dark-visaged man. " Bring the girl and boy here that 1 bought at Natchez. Hold on the game just ono minute, gentleman, and I'll make a raise." The man went away and shortly re turned, accompanied by the "girl and buy." Said " girl" proved to be a bright Mulatto woman of five-and-thirty, or thereabout; and the " boy" was her sou. The boy was not far from ten years of age, with a face lighter in color than was his mother's ; his features really hand some. " Look here, gentlemen," said the plan ter, rising, " here's as likely a pair, for a girl and her brat, as you can scare up. I paid eight hundred dollars for them. Who'll give six?" ' Why not put 'eiu up separate ?" ask ed one. " 'Twon't do to put them up separate. The gal has sworu that she will kill her self if her boy is sold away from her ; and her old master says she'll be sure to keep her word. But don't you sec the woman is worth more'n I ask for the pair. Now, what d'ye say ? Who'll take 'em at six hundred '(" The owner then waited a few seconds without receiving an answer, and then said : " I must have the money, so here goes for a rafilc. Twenty dollars a throw, aud thirty chances for the pair. Come, gen tlemen, let's see the color of your coin. Them that buys first will throw first." Hero was excitement as well as a chance for profit. The three players at the table took two chances each. Then the spectators surged up, and twenty chances were sold as fast as the planter could take the money and write down the names. Then came a lull. The planter himself took two chances, whereupon his three companions took each ono more. Then three men in the crowd " doub led up." " Two more chances, gentlemen." Clay whispered apart to the judge, and then made his way to tho table, and threw down his gold eaglets. "What name?" " Give it to the woman." ''Eh ! tho gal herself?" " Yes. Give her a chance.'V " All right. One chance for Ninette !" Before the planter could call again. Judge Underwood had placed twenty dol lars upon tho table, saying, as ho did so : " This is for the boy ." " Good!" cried the owner of the prop erty, " here's a chance for Tommy. And that takes tho lot. Where's tho clerk '(" " Here !" " Have you got blanks for that sort of business '(" " Yes." " Then won't ye fill up a bill of sale of theso two Ninette and Tommy and leave a place to put in tho namo of tho wiuuer? Now for the dice, gentlemen." Tho dice were brought on, and the shaking commenced. There were three dice, and each player was entitled to threo throws. Of the first ten throws thirty-six was tho highest number cast. The eleveuth throw turned up forty two. Then tho scores fell again till the twenty-first throw, whon one of tho gauio sters threw out forty-nine. The crowd was now all excitement. Forty-nine was hard to beat. Tho lowest number that could be thrown was nine ; and the highest fnine-?ixes,l wasfiftv four ing what is called on average throw about thirty onc-and-a-half. Of a hun dred throws, the majority will fall below uiirty-iwo. Again the dice rattled in th? box n the second gamester took his turn; but this throw was a low tmt The twenty eighth throw belonged to the clerk of the boat, who had now returned with tho bill of sale. He threw forty-nine, tying the gamester. " Come, Ninette ! It's your turn." The woman started and quivered and pressed her hand over her heart. Only the groaning and the puffiing of the en gine broke the stillness of the place. " Will the gentleman who paid for the chance throw for me?" she said, in a low. inusical tone, earnest and imploring, and of purest accent. " Let your boy throw for you." return ed Mr. Clay, who shrank from the ordeal. " His luck should be better than mine." Tommy came forward and took the box. His mother's hands were clasped, and her lips moved in prayer. The boy trembled like an aspen. What a world of weal or woe hung upon the fickle chance ! He held in his hand the sealed book in which was written the fate of his mother nrl himself, and it was to be opened upon the hazzard of a die ! He shook the box and turned it upon the table. Three aces 1 A moment he gazed upon the three single spots, and then dropping the box he sank back, pale and frightened, "Shake again, Tommy," saidtheplan ter. " It's no use, master. I can't getforty nine." " But you've got your own chance, my boy." " Aye." cried tho judge. " That was your mother's chance. Now throw for for yourself throw for the chancel gave you, brace up, and take heart, and may Heaven help you !" That was not an assembly of religious ly inclined persons by any means; but the fervent petition of the judge met with a warm and impulsive response of " Amen" from nearly all present. Again the boy canie.forward and lifted the box. His lips were tightly shut, and the cold quivering of the limbs was hush ed. The only sound in that saloon above the deep breathing of the spectators, was the clicking of the ivory cubes. .Pres ently the first throw was made. " Five five six, are sixteen I" an nounced the planter, setting down the figures. The dice were gathered up and throwu again. " Six sixand five. " Good I That is seventeen." The boy was pale as death as he took the box for the last throw, and his moth er leaned against a stanchion for support. At length, he threw ! and the book was opened. " Three sixes ! Eighteen ! and that's fifty-one ! Tommy, my boy, you're a trump ! Now, Mr. Clerk fill up the bill of sale, and I'll sign it before these witness es." The scene that followed can bettor be imagined than described. The last time I hoard from Judge Underwood, he was alive and well, though long retired from active life. Ninette was his housekeeper, and Tommy is his trusted and trustful henchman. A Sharp Swindle. A gentleman, the other day, went into tho store of a Paris merchant followed by a servant. The gentlemen, who wore his right arm in a sling was taken for a military pensioner, and the merchant gladly placed before him such articles as ho asked for. When ho came to settle the account, however, he found ho had not suHicient money, so he asked the mer chant to write a note from his dictation to his wife, which ho would send to his hotel by his servant. Tho merchant un suspiciously wroto as he was desired, and ou a sheet bearing the name of the firm, these words, " Send me immediately by the bearer, two hundred thalers. Yours, Robert." Ho smilingly closed up the note with tho expression, " Ah, then, we are namesakes." The servant took tho note and soon returned with the re quired sum. Tho gentleman paid for his wares, gave them to his servant to carry, and went away. Some hours after, the wife of tho merchant visited hira, and after talking of sundry things, suddenly asked him why ho had sent for tho two hun dred thalers. Tho man was rendered speechless with nstonisment when he saw what a cheat had been played upon him.