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Ml I, tie Ko. 413 A 416 Kortblbird rMrrl. Pbiladel pbla JILLER ELDER WHOLESALE DOOX SELLERS Stationers, Ulank book Maoufaoturo and dealera In Wrapping, lllasllug, Cur lata and Wall papert Paptr Dagt lc Gea ral Job Printers if; 2H iVertb Third atrett bv Raot ffeiuttiaaig ra. SELECT POETRY. WORK, SOT WORDS. Not forever on thf kneet Woutd Jehovah have tbet found ( Thert art burdens Iboii canst esse) Tbert are griefs Jehovah tees . Look around. Work It prayer, if done for Ood, Prayer which God delighted heart, See liiJe ynn upturned tod One bowed 'nealb ailliclion't rod Dry her leart. Not long prayers, but earnest teal Tblt is what Is wanted more. Put thy shoulder lo iht wheel Dread unto the famished deal Prom iby store. Not bigh-tounding wards of praise Doet God want, 'nealb some grand dome, But tbat thou the fallen raist ; Dring tbe poor from life's bighwayt To Iby home. Worship Cod by doing good Works, not words t kind acta, not creedt. He who loves God at bt should, Makct b.t hearl't lovt understood lly kind deeds. Deeds art powerful ; mere worde week, Unti ring tt high beaven't door. Let tliy love by actions speak : Wipe tbt tear from aorrow't cheek ; Clothe li t poor. Dt il Ihine life's caret to smother, Anil lo brighten eyet now dim. Kind deeds done, lo one another, God accrpit at done, my brother, Into l.im. HASTY aiOItU. " Mother, please look liero ami eev my nri-ily block-lioute. Whon 1 0111 a nun wo'll huve one just liku it.'' 1 glunccd ut lour jour old Hurry, who luul vonxiructui it most wonder tul rdiGco iu tbt luiddlu of uiy billing room. ' 1 urn nfritiJ it would not keep out much eoow," said I. " Hut il would be o oico in sum mrr,'' ui'l lluiry, luuliinit ineriily, and springing lo my sidn, lie threw Ins little a r tut around my neck, tay ittf!, " O tUHinuiu ! I lovo you po I" " Hurry, Mini I kisnng bun, "will ynii run ami toil ISndget lo liuvn vvui nt biscuit lor lea r Ho slui ted quickly, and na be started cnuilit his I'uot in a light stnod upon which 1 bad placed a roro Puiisinu vumo, with it rose uiitl just uuiofjin us crimson pt'tiils in it. The stand foil over, iiml the vane (gift from my dead mother) WU4 shattered. " Von mtuuhty by,'' I criod, ang rily, "you desorved to be whipped. Pick up those pieces ini-tunlly, and put them in li e ca I hod." Ho stop ped, oa re fully picked up the pieces, scratching his liltlu lingers a-i ho did so, aguinst tho xbttrp edgi-s. He cur ried tbem uwny and wus go no gome time. boo ho returned it was with something clusped tightly in bin hand. Cuming to uio he placed a dvo coal piece in my lap, saying timidly, " will thnt buy you a new vase, nimitia t" hat evil detnoo pnHscs'od me to take tho coin, his sacredly cherished treasure (a kind ne',.!,hbor bad given him for touie lilllo olllce) and throw it f rom me, I know not. Harry picked it up with tears run ning down bis fact, and tut down upon hi stool with his bands foldod 80 meekly. Presently uo said : " May I go and pluy with Eddie Por ter!" "I doo'tcare whore you po,'' said I crobsly, to you keep out of my sight. Harry went to the closet where bis coat and hat buug, put tbem on, aud came aud stood by my aido. " Mamma, will you please lunrive aief Ptn to sorry;" and ho put bit lips up for a kiss. Ob, Gel forgive me, I pushed tho little fellow war. Ho stood by the door a moment, look ing pili'.lly at mo; it la twenty five rears ago to-day since be stood there, but 1 can see hltn with bis bluo coal and red aud gray worsted skating cap, and tbo llttlo red mittens, as if it was but yosterJuy. But I looked coldly at him, to door opened t d shut, tbo littlo loct went slowly down stairs I beard him coout; unfasten the gale Looking out of tbe window, I saw tbo little fellow lift bis face with a smile as ho biw mo, which gave place to a pitiful quiver of tbe lips, as he saw 1 took no notice of bim. . I watched tbe darling dowuthe street with estrange, undefined teeling, till tbe little coat and m'utons were no longer vttablo. Twice a sudden impulse moved roo to call bim back, but 1 crushed it down. Ob, would to God I hid I Weill tewed all through tbe alteroooo At four o clock I pat away roy work, and sat by tbe window. Conscience began to reproach mo for bit conduct. " i don't care," euld I, my beautT.1 vase is a rnin " " What is the value of all tbe Vases in tbe world compared with your child f Have you not tpo- keo cross to tbat dear hula Harry, wbo is always ao cheerful and obedi ent? And thii is Dot tbo first time either, and you calling youratlf i obriatian mother, too I Suppose Har ty should be suddenly taken from you ! Wouldo t your cruel words haunt you forever V I could bear this do longer. I rose and picked up tbe stray litter about the room to give it a more tidy ttp pe ranee. Tbeu I went td tbe window, peer ing anxiously through tbe gloom, but seeing nothing of my boy. My heart became terribly heavy j tbli sutpenst waa uubearable. Ilaatily throwing a shawl over my bead, I ran into Mrs. Porter'. " Hare you see Eddie?" waa tbe question before I entered tbe room. Have ton eeen Harry ?" 4 Ue wm oral belt at Utf pa, iity be and. Eddlo went over to Josio Grav's.' I think" What she thought I never know, for at that moment Kddie ruhed in breathless, screaming i Mother, mother? Harry Loring is drowned! Wo were sliding on tho mill pond and there was a holo ia tho lee with snow on it, and Harry didn't sco it, and" ' Hunh, Eddie I" said bis mother, looking at bim fearfully. " Hero is Mr. Loring!" There was a great silence in tbe room, broken only by the blithe, sweol voice of a etnnrv, and the pur ol a mnttouxo eat. Presently Mrs. Porter cntno toward mo, and placed her hand sollly upon my choulder, saying. " Klla my poor child P I never moved, but sat with my wide oioo eyes upon an awful piu turo. A cold.jrrny, afternoon, a pond, little boys playing upon it, one little figure, well knowo to me, suddenly disappearing through the treacherous ice, down, down, the sweet litilo bands grasping at cruel weeds, tho sweet mouth full or water. And those wicked sin. ul words ringing through tti v enrs, " I doiitcare wheio you go so lung n you keep out of my sight " I here wai a niixt betore my eye, a ringing of my cars. I remembered louving the hotie with a feeling of go ing whero my Harry wns. Then came a horrible sense ol tne earin giv ing w:iy under my feet and I knew uo more. A pleasant feeling of warmth, a lan guid sense pervading mv system, I opened my rye and glanced around I ho room. A strange woman by the tiro ; at tbe foot of my bed my hus band, with bia hands over bis eyes. I tried lo think where I wm, and whnl happened, but in vain. Then my at tention w.ts arrested by a little figure in a rod Dutnol niht drcm, cuddled up in A big chair my Hurry! Then it all flashed acroxs my miud. 1 sat truigh up in bed, with a luint " why!" " What is it 7 said 1 leebiy. '- You mu-t not talk : lio down. Ob darling, darling 1" and tho ktrong nun wept liko a child, an J the little birure cumo and jumped on my bed, aud put ting bit nriiM around my neck, cried too. And I, puzzled to kuow what it meant, cried alo. Tho strange fig ure came foreword and tmik llnrrv away, saying.!' Uo cureful, Mr. Lor. ing: everyllnng nuw depends ujon quiet." " Tell mo all now, sum i. " i must know; 1 had a horriblo I. cling. () Harold! I dreamed Harry was drowned !" Hit luce paew wbito. " He was ncur death ! (it-orgo (Jrny got bim out of tho pond j (J ray sent down to the olllce lor me ; 1 weul slier i'r. Hooper, and cumo right up. There wa.v but a spark of lite left, but we puccoeded at last. "How mauy days wai it, Harold?" aid I. "Seven weeks ago yesterday," said he smiling. " Sevco wecka,'' said I. Impossi ble !" " You bavo been very sick with brain fover, Ella. You were very near doatb ; for days we det-parod of over acting you conscious again. You would say, " yurry Is drowned j anu 1 made bim drown biniboll." J.ni-t night Dr. 7oopcr taid the crisis wan at hand : if you lived through the ight you would get well. Oh, Kllu, am so thankful yoa were spared to me 1" "I have been so weak and sinful, arold," said 1 1 and then told bim all not keeping back anything. Ha beard mo througo, stroking my bair in a gentle fashion. When I fin ished, be said : " It bos taught you a lesson, hl dear." And that waa all I soon recovered. For a long time I could not bear 7urry out of my sight. It teemed as if I could not do enough ' " atone tor my wicked con duct. Tbo thoughts make mo shud der now if it bad been that 7urry bad oovcr come back to me, and (but the lust words bo beard from bis mother's lips woro to unkind. I have bad three children sinco then, and not one ol them bag beard a cross hasty word from me. Often times my patience is sorely tried, but one thought of that horrible death to wbloh 7arry came so near drir.J the demon away. Mothers, bear patiently with these inooent littlo ones. Are there not many whose eyes resting upon this simp t story fill with bitter tears at tbe recollection ol the rrktnu worut, and even b! :ws, U little childreo laid away for ever I Wbojwould not give all tboir worldly possessions, yes, years ti their lives; to reoull those bujty words tbat made tbelr child's lip quiver pitifully and .he clear eve dim with tears I Ah vou eau not have thorn back even for a moment to kiss tbe sweet, red lipt They are gono and jour sin re mains. Deceived by Appearances. Never Judge a man by tbe quality of bis clotbea. If a man ia habited In the ararb fillbv and ragged, tbtt h ono thing ; but tbe simple garb of a laborer may cover tbe best or men. Amona-tbe maov unfortunate mis takes which bave been made in tbia latter resrject. is tbe following, wbiob happened within my owo knowledge and observation t Christopher Goodhue at tbe ago of forty bad amassed fortune la m eeotile pursuit, and bad" lost bis health. Ills f bysielaoe had told him b mast leave the city, and quit bis present business. aid tho man of medicine: 'Of course you must have employ ment ; and that, too, of n kind that aim 1 1 exercise your best btmioc-s fac ulties. Now I (limit my dear Mr. Goodhue, that I have just the thing for you. You hnvo been at Walker' Falls up in Fl unk lin ?" "Yes." '-Well thot largo mills are for nle both tho woolen mill and tho pnnor mill, together with a machine shop be longing to them. The owner is dead and hit widow wii-hra to sell. Ono hun dred thousand dollar cith, I am very suro will buy the whole property. You can pay that, and yet have tnough left to make you indvpeude fit of want or forced lubur whilo yoa live. An I these if jou buy, you will naturally improve twdorlhreo excellent water privologvs which are now idle. Think of il, my doar sir a healthy salubri ous and invigorating mountain air ; a retired and delightful local inn ; lisli and game of all sorts ready for your rod and gun whenever you feel like relaxation; and tho very bet school iu the country for your children " .Mr uoodhue wai taken with the I lea; but, like a prudent man he said he would Hpeak with Ins Wilo. lie did so and she, seniible woman, said. "Let us got nwuy from the city. W e can bu very happy iu the free, fresh air ; and not only you, but tho children and my self, will bo bolter and stronger." So Christopher Uoodliuo went U1 to Walker's Fulls, iu the beautiful vil lage (timing tho mountains, nud bought tho mills together with nil the uinui proved wuier power; witbiu two weeks) thereafter ho lemoved thither with bis tiiinily, und en'ered ut once, heart tunl on), into the work of improvement, "Now, Molly,'' bo said to his wife, "you know I have come up hero for healthful exorcise, ami 1 (.hull hire men to do the drudgery of closo olllce work. o in lift fix up nroiiud the houso. I am going to dig and delvo iu the gar den So you must make a pair of blue overalls und a frock. I must drees for tho work I do." Mrs- Cioodhuo smiled ; but the cheerful nud plvasnnl notes of her bus- liauil. alrcudy Mutiny aud robust, made her heart glad, und she aud tho girls sal at work, cheerfully and merrily, upoa the clothing for tbo new laboring, man. knew thai a wealthy business man from the distant city hud bought the mills; bevause tho.su. huiiiu mill", cm ploying nearly two hundred hands, were t lie lite ol the place; nud the real good and prosiiciity of other bus J iness depended, in a great measure, up on their thrill and sueeesslul nmna-u-itirnt. The principal store nt Wulkcr's FuIIm wai kept by a mau iiiimcd llalph Sto ver, ilo hud lilunagcd to woik into tho bulk of trade through tho pattiu! ity of the former proprietor of the mills, j with whom bo had ghurcd tho liitlij protils ou goods sold upon order to the I eniployee4 of the mills. Ilo was uuj honest man as tho world goes ; but with bim honesty was policy, aud uoth iug more hben Shack foru kept tho other prop er store und wheo 1 ay "proper sloro,' I mean a regular country store whore goods of till kinds, qualities and varieties are kept, und where farmers can dispose of ull sorts of transporta ble produce. Sliuckford wax truly an honest mau honest Irotn the very iu stiocts of bit heart. With bim hones ty was not so much principle as a part of bis nature, lie bud not laid uji money. His trading was mostly 3ou fiued to an old run of customers among the neighboring farmers, while tboso persons wbo bad money to pay for their goods bud been monopolized by tbe more stirring and schcmiug Stover. "I declare," said Slovcr, "I must go and see Mr. Goodhue, aud make some arrangements lor focuritig his custom and bis orders. I culcuhito bis trade and iofluenoo will bo worth more than a thousand dollars a year cleur profit. Ho must bave cot settled down by this time and ready for business. 1 wish I knew what sort ol a man bo is. ltut 1 gue&s 1 shall know how to take him a" er I,ve studied him awhile I can read human nature pretty easi ly." The trader was preparing to leave when a laboring man ontored the store u man habited in blue overalls and a frock, wearing upoa bis head an old straw hat. 'Mr Stovor, I thiok?"- said tho new comer. "Tbut's roy name." The laboring man itartod at the abruptness and bruskoess of the tone. Uo was not used to outog answeruu in that wiy ; nor was bo used to hear ing traders speak so to a customer. "I want to get a little paint, if you please, Sirj I'm ' My boy will attend to yoa j I am busy' "liut, Sir, your boy may be as Igno rant o! tbe compounds I require as 1 am. I am going to paint a floor, and 1 only know that 1 want some yellow ochre, some litharge, and "I am note painter, Sir," broke in Mr. Stovor, roughly. "My toy will put up whatever you wout." "Thoo you canuot accommodate a customer with the benefit of your knowledge concoruiug the respective quantitiea cf various articles fie may require for a specified purpose ?" "Knowledge isn't one of my trading commodities. You'll find tbat at the aoademy. Here, Jobo.. If this man wants auvthing, aell It to him." And thus sneaking. Mr. Btover put oa bis bat m4 left tbs store, svidoatly tblok iug that his customer, whom ho had never seen, was either au itinerant laboring man or n farmer from the bock region, who would wunt to ray for his goods in poplar wood or old potatoes. Halpli Stover went to the mills where he found an architect and i (Jnecr Irom the city supcrintcnilin ex ensive improvements. Hut Mr (Joudliiio wn not tjicre. l'hey tho'i it likely iio was at his boCisc. So to the house Mr. Stover wended hi way. where ho wn informed by a hul.v that if Mr. (ioodliuo had got back bom an ennnd, upon which be had been out, ho would probobly bo found in (he garden. Next to the garden, whero our en terprising trader found a man in blue overalls mid a frock, engaged iu mak ing a flower bed. "1 Mr. (Jondhuo about here?'' "Thai is my name, Sir,'' ' Hut I menu tho limn who owncs tho place who owns the mills.'' "I nm the man." "Yen, eh? ' Mr. Stover beheld the customer to whom ho behaved so inde cently at his store. "lieally, Mr. (ooJhuc, 1 had no idea, I bud ' "If yyu have business with me Sir," interrupted (ioodbuo, respectfully, but sternly, "I will attend to you; otherwise my lime is very precious."' "Upon my soul, Mr. (ioodhue, 1 must u.-k your pardon." "if I nidi to trade with you I will call ut your htoro. I Mift'rr no man to iutlict his Legging fr rtistom iipmi me nt my ern hoiioo. (iuod day. Sir." And whilo Mr. (ioodhue returned to his work llulpli Stover had rend his lunii well enough to know thutuny fu lure remark would lie worse t let ri use less ; ho he turucd moodily und uu happily away. Mr'tJooiliino found Khen Shnckford lo lie ao.hniiest. upright, conscientious und accommodating trader, anil with him be made, nirungepieiits tor the .supply of goods for hiqself und work men. Shack ford throve, and was grateful and happy. The laborers in tho mills obtained their goods vastly cheaper than ever before; while llulpli Stover, in bitterness of tipirit curses tho hour in which he was led to insult n custo mer who chanced 'o bo habited in tbe garb of a luboring man. TtVflify 1 'S1I s) ihlffp. The cnmmitteo of doetors appointed hy the Medical socio' y tu ex amine into the case of Susan C tlodscy, of Teu - tl''see, have not yd concluded their investigatiiins. but will prcscut a writ - ten report to the society at its next meeting, which will douhtlos.i ho tt model ofluoid Saxon. lending the ultimatum ol tin1 itoctors, which inere is really Home publio curiosity to hciir, the phnuomcna connected with thisiNcvcn days n( the week ; we Und also mol curious caso must wo presume,! thnt iu ciitaiu meriliccs the mu inkling remain uucxphiitiod. To uu unscien-Lf blood was repeated seven times; that j tilie mind il would appear lo bt ono ol a leprous house v us closed for seven j catalepsy with regular recurring spasms days, and afterward sprn.kle l seven j hut there uru some lent arcs iu thu ea-e times ; t IC consecration of the priests not usual in the disease mentioned. In ! continued seven days; the least ol'tl.c; addition to what before luli been pub-' ttilcrnaclo lusted slivui days, M.d chil , lished, tho following may be of Moinedrcn wcro not til euniiised" until I bey, interest. Tho girl, it is slated, 1uii had reached their seventh day. Ad! been in substantially the same cond!-! ulv lainiliar with tho story of Jacob ! tion us nt present for 21 years, but it! who stved seven years each for K.ith is necessary to visit her loom and mid l.eaii. l!i i'hraoh's dreams, ol wuteh her attentively for some time in j u liicli Joseph w us the inteipictei, llie) order to I'ully comprehend tho extra-! number seven as apnlied to the Line! ordinary procissiou of her symptoms. Let us, fur iutUanco, visit her iu the morning, or tatho just before dawn. We enter tkorootu and see ou tho bed the form of I bo wonderful sleeper. The fueu is a little sullew in hue but not at all emaciated, and is pleasing in its expression ; rather broad with uu oval brow of an cxpanso iudicaling in dicating intellect above the ordinary She is perfectly quiet, and as wo ap proach tbe bed no more movement is apparent tbuu if a corpse lay before us, J accept that there is a slight tremor where her hands are lying, which con stantly shakes ia nervous agitation Tbe mouth is closed and tbo rcspiru tiou thro' the nostrils is to fuiut and low us to bo utmost impcsceptihle. This death-like culm is only broken by tbe spasms mentioned in our previous notice of tho caso, which occurs at in tervals generally of six and seven min utes.. As the lime arrives when the sun rises ubovo tho horizon the phe nomena changes. Tho spasms, or vio lent lateral motions of tho head be come more frequent, and linally, strange to say, at tho exact moment of dawo sho begius lo awake. llespirnlion becomes audible and very quick ; this lasts nearly a minute ; sho then swal lows ouce or twice and becomes un conscious. ben awake there is noth ing ou'' in hor manners or appear ance, bho is extremely weak tunl complains constantly of pain io the head. She is supported by pillows, eats and drinks Blowly, exhibiting s strong par tiality for water, and tulks in a low oft toue. She remains awake gener ally eight or nine minutes, and then falls back into tbe comatose conditioo. iu which the only evidences of life are tbe recurring spasms sod the stertu ous breaths which oocur just after the agitation of the head, and in tbe nu merical order given before. Alter be coming couciout in tbe morning, she awukes one every hour until about noon, then not again until about 3, and then again until sunset, ucoording lo true time At 9 o'clock nt o;ghi she awokei agaio, and between 0 ii 10 she is soiled with more violent spasms, which laslt nearly an hour, ana tlren sleeps again from 12 to 3, when the awaket, and then does net awake again until dawo. This order is never varied, tvr uu ao vi u nj uifitvuis vu Biigv, bat from year to year are rcptatsd daily with the regularity of click wm k Her general hcnlib is good, tul hn limbs, while very weak are yot not eniueiutod. Her Irmd n,ro very small Hid delicately formed, and ibV right one is prinripilly eillicted by tbe tinrvous tremor brlute tiif ntit'iip I, nnd almost useless. There wete s.'versl grtiflemen in the room hut evening when sho awoke, and the scene was oun (.( curious in- 'rest. Her hiipr nod mother had supper ready, nud tlieiiwiil;eiiiiig.,vii. was precisely a above itulle.itnl. A ho liec.imo eoncioiis there w-i a gath ering of tho brow ami au expression ol pin ti in the face. In reply to a tpirs Hon I y n physician pretit, she saiil her lmir pa'ticd her badly on the tipht and thnt her thi'oat was sore. Sheex hiliited no curiosity a to those pteent. She appeared extremely wearied, r.ud sfiera lew sups of cotl'ee aad a iifu'li ful or Iwo of bread, nhc fell back on the pillow. Her head shoulders ngiiu .shook violently in spams, nnii sh be came tho ssmo pl icid sleeper a before Within the last few days she has. been examined by various physician- besides tho mntiiheis of the committee but nouo of the doctors have cluu to any conclusions, except to confess that tho rase was ono of the most extra ordinary character on record. The physician who visited herttied tho lest ol pain with great severity, lie push ed a needle nearly full length into her leg ami also into 'her nrm. nnd lather Mivai'!y p iked his finger in lief eyes always a decidedly unpleasant opera tion, to say I tie? least of il. Iu neither instance did the sicepcr mainlest the sumlK's-t lecogtiitimi ul hissn lion. Nor was there even a twitching of s nerve. Si I.-u 'k li'iwr..r.m, O t 1J. Till iiiiiIm-i- ' ii. No one who reads tho Seiiplures can fail to noiicj tho fidiucuf occur rence of certain nnmlieis, ntnl iu both tho Old and New Tesiumepts we I'n id thai unusual proiiiinctico i.s given to the numbers The Old Trstnment "pens with the creation of the world, which is said to! have occupied hix days, and tho scv cnth was devoted to repose; nud nmxng, tho Jews tho seventh year is also con-: seerated to the rest ol the year, nud if culled sahbuttical year ; and the .seven ) times seventh ycur is styled tho year' ofjuhilen. Il would be almost impossible lo; tr.cntion ull the instances in which tlic; nu in Iter seven occurs in the Scriptures;) but we will bri. f1)' notice a lew olthcm !.lt,( pel imps muiio of our readers nviyj w imcicsted to search lor ihemsekeJ ,fr a ntuiiher which tigtires so cou-l ' spieuously in the sacred w tilings, and , J to whiu religious sigiiilicancu tiiaiivj bcholnily heads have given much time aud thought. In the Old Testament we bave the and the cars of corn, signified t he sev en yrurs of plenty and ol famiito that were to come upon thu laud of Kitypl. Seven yerj were required t'i conquer Caiman, the temple was seven years in building. Nitaiiian was comiiiumiid to wusii seven times in Jordan. lu compassing thu city of Jericho, seven j priests hearing seven trumpets of ruin's horns, preceded the ark; they thus marched al ont the rtty seven days, and oo tho seventh day seven lim :. j As a magical charm, Samp on was! hound with seven green withes, und) seven locks of bis hair were woven witli the web. Iu tbo New Testament wo bavo the seven bs kots of fragmcii'. In My thew xviii. "1, "2, we na 1 ; ' Then i cine Peter to hiiiiatid said, Lord, how oil shall my brother sin against me,' nnd 1 lorgivo him? 'fill seven lime ?! Jestio suith unto bim, I sny not unto) I bee but until seven until seventy tunes seven,'' , la '.9 book of Ileveliition tbo ntiin bir seven is U'ed very Ircquently. There ni o seven churches ol Asia ; seven golden candlesticks ; sevou spirit ol tio l, the lamb with seven horns and seven eyes; tbo book with seven seals ; Ncvtn unguis with seveu trumpets; seveu thuiideis ; seven vials with sev en last plagues; tho cuilhquukc de stroying seven thousand men ; aud the beast and dragon each haviur sovrn heads. Tho witnesses prophesy in sackcloth tho ball of seven ycuis, anil 110 unburied tho halTo! seven years 0111 tr Optic' 31ugnz!iir. Mrkllisg 101-11 and Curlna; IlttlUS In the "Country tieutlonien'' of Sept. 9, "A Farmers Wile" asks Tor directions for pickling pork. The fol lowing is our method, and we doubt if any otber country gentlemen dine on better pickled pork than those at Haw Hill i For each 100 pounds of pork, weigh out 8 pounds o(,talt. Alter the meat is eold, rub each piece well with pun of tbe salt. Repeat tho nperutioa the next day. Tbe tbird day tsko tbe remainder ot tbe salt, which should bo about 6 pouods, add lo it 2 pounds sugar, 4 ouooes tultpoter, 1 pint ol nioluate, and about a galloua of wt- ter. Don and skim, and when cold, poor ortr tbs neat, wblob booid ces saltpetre, and I pints of molssse, uc enough to cue ion it, ol pork in rood stvlc. ntnl il II gallons of water d ies not lur.kn lr:n. enough to cover the meat, (viliieh is sometimes tbo fn-o when tin- pieces are so rough i hey c.i n not ho packed close,) luoro water must be u-e.l. In six ' weeks i he incut sh uild he taken out, nnd the tu ino boiled ngaia und skimmed, so is lo remove iho blood. Uiuse tl0 meat iu col I water and rinse out the vcsm'I, then repack, and when the brine cnols, pour it over ns before, be iug sure to bave enough to cover all he meat. To this end it may bo uc erKsury to make sonm new. About, li e last of March or Hrst of Aptir, the A'betber hegins tiigct worm, the I'l'it.e should nsnin be boiled and skimmed, nn I thu meat replaced ns before. If kept in u good cellar it will rem al u good mi l palitablo as far into siinimrr ns you may choose lo save it, nnd when taken out to cook will bo IoiiikI in look ns btight and rieh ns IVcsh pmk itself, yv euro hams nud shu'ihlcrs in Mm sHiiiCwny only that at the end of six weeks they :n o taken Irom the brine, hung up to dty, und then nii;oked. Hcttcr cured hams we have never seen. It is sometimes convenient to curs the hums nud shoulders and pieces for f.icklo pmk all together in tho samo vs-cl. iu which case, when the hntns nud slioulilen nre taken mil lo hnng in the sinoke-lioii-e, the briuo left in iho vessel will he enough to cover the reniaiiiiug meat, it sliouM w boiled and skimmed l's above ditected. p. M s. Ilea ul II ii I sentliueiil. The pnsslonate are like men stand ing on their hends, they sco ail things the wmn;' way. Prido is increnspil by ignoranei, those ,'iH.stima tuo. l who know tho least. Ileal goodness due not attach it si ll' morel.' to life, it point t) llllOtll- cr world. Lnzinesfl grow gin in coliwol). on people; it be und ends iu iron chains. Tho action of men aro like tho in dex of a b iok ; limy point out what is must rctuarkab'e iu thetu. Notion.' is denied t' well directed lahor, n ilhing is attained without it. tiood tenip'-r i like n sunny Hay; it sheds n brightness over evryh':i; Men nru ofien warned 'against old prejudice. 1 h id rather wuru iUmu against. tic'.V conceits. 'lhce i no mortal trolly wise and rei!. 's fit the alilf tin'.u; wiJoni is the ivpo.-e ol tho uiia 1, Hiirlmr no inalii e in thylrart; it will he a viper in thy bosom. Men's evil manners livu in biass, their virtues wc write in water. I).) not infill a poor man ; his mi.s ei v entitles him to pity. Viri ue? is too l ively and u-of il lo lie itinuurcl in a cell, thu world is her sphere ol ae'ion. I.trr.'s Ai'I'vmn'. Liko the leaf, lilo is ftdiug. We speak nnd think of it with s-idiie-is. jii-t a wo think of Iho autuiii'i sea-oa. Hut there should bo n a sadness at the lading of a life that has done well hs work. 1 wo rejoice at '.ho advent id' n new life, if we wel como tiio coining of a new pilgrim tu the uncertainties of thi-j world's ways, why should tliero ho so much ploom wheu ull these uncertainties uro pass ed, and lifo al its waning wears tho glory ol a cot ipleted task? Hcautiliil as u childhood in its freshnrn and in nocence, its beauty i that of untried life. It is tho beauty of promise, of spring, of the hud. A higher and holier and rarer beauty is tbo bounty which tint wunitig'ile of laitb and duty wears. Il is tho beauty of s thing completed ; uud us mcmxime together to cotigratulato each other when some L'reat work has been achieved, cun see iu its concluding nothing but gladness to ought wo to feci when tho selling sun lliuns back its beams upon a o that has answered well life's purpose. Wheu tho bud droops blighted nnd l he mildew blasts the early gruin and there goes all hope of iho harvest, ono limy well be sad ; but when then tho ripened ycur sinks amid its grauituto of autumn (lowers and leaves why should we regret or murmur 7 And sos life (hut is ready and wu tuig for the "welcome ' of (iod, whoso latest virtues nnd churitirs are its noblest, should bo given lo bim. SiMirt.in Linn. Suit it N'sw York A lew weeks ago a young man took a chemise that was bunging iu tbo yard, and haviug stained it with ti.k, wriipt it in a pnner, and sent .be bun dle to a young luny, the owner of it, who wai employed as a shop-keeper, while bo, and a few companions ate 1 looking in tbe window to se ter Ppm tbo nackuuo. It hst iwued tlmt tbo store kiii filled with customers wheu she unrolled the bundle, and fcheaHec- es that alio tu disgraced by tbo tram- .etion. and the result was a suit for libel asninst the ncrnotrator Tha dumugaa were laid at 83,060, and the) resul of the suit was in favor Cf tbe lady Tbt Judge's charges u de cidedly iu favor ol tbs lady, rna titer the jury bad rouderod it vediotfot the plamtitf bit Honor remarked ' that u tha ladv had a brother, ted be bad shot the defendant for Lis pait of tbe affair, the Uonrl could bave suauiDta bim end deemed It justifiable.'' Mm has umuJeref. .