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- voLtniEJir :; RALEIGH, NORTH CAKOtlNAr OAIBER 29, 1850. NUMBER 14. v THE SPIRIT OF THE AGE U PUBLISHED BIM JfKlBAY, HT ALEXANDER M. ilOKMAN, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. .'- ?r3I&2 ' Ts single Subscribe, fl 50 per annam.' T Club of five, and upwards, $1 each ; PmabU M all ratel ixme. -' Advertisements iraarted at the a sua rales. All Letters to the Editor most be past paid. CJmirt literature. .ADDRESS to the Young Men of the Uni--, ted Slattt, on Temperance, ) Bishop of Ihe Protestant Episcopal Church. 1 ," CONCLUDED TBOM OD LAST- " ; .We say no more upon the plan of en tire abstinence. But we -will mention four reasons which should' embolden any friend of temperance in tirging it up on others. '"il.lt is extremely simple. All can comprehend, all can execute it. It re. quires no labor : costs no study ; con sumes no time. 2. I! contains no coercion. Its whole force is that of reason. The influence of laws and of magistrates H does not embrace. No man can complain of trespass upon his liberty, when we Would persuade him to escape the drunk ard's slavery by not tasting the drunk ard's cup. - 3. In this cure there it no pain. It is recommended to whom ? the temperate to those who, having formed no strong attachment to ardent spirit, can feel no great self-denial in renouncing its use. 4. In this remedy there it no expense. To those who complain of other works of usefulness because of their cost, this is without blame. To drink no spirits, will eost no money. But what will it save? It will save the majority of the poorer class of the population, in. most of our towns, one half their annual rent. It will empty all our almshouses and iiospitals of two thirds of their inhabi tants, and support the remainder. Yes, such is the tax which the consumption oi ardent spirits annually levies upon this nation, that the simple disuse of strong" drink, throughout the land, would save in one year the value of at least five times the whole national revenue It is too late to sav that a general a- doption of the great principle of total ab stinence is too much to be hoped for.' A few years ago, who would not have been considered almost deranged had he predicted what has already been ac complished in this cause? Great things, wonderful things have already been ef fected. The enemies of this reforma tion, whose pecuniary interests set tbem in opposition, are unable to deny this fact. It is felt from the distillery to the dramshop. It is seen Irom Maine to the utmost South and West. Every traveller perceives " it. Every vender knows it. The whole country wonders at the progress of this cause. It is rap idly and powerfully advancing. One thing, and only one, can prevent its en tire success. The frenzy of drunken ness cannot arrest its goings. The bun dreds of thousands in the armies of intemperance cannot resist its march, Kut the temperate can. If backward to come. up to the vital principle of this work, they will prevent its accomplish ment. But the banner ol triumph will wave in peace over all the land, hailed by thousands of grateful captives from the gripe of death, in spite of all the warring of the " mighty to drink wine," if those who abhor intemperance, and think tbey would be willing to make great sacrifice to save tneu children qr friends from its blasting curse, will only come up to the little etlort ol entire absti. nence. i dis is surest and shortest way to dram on tne river 01 nre now Mowing through the land. It Is the moderate use of the temperate that keeps open the smoking fountains, from which that tide is poured. To tocno men who have not yet been brought under the dominion of intern perate habits, we address the urgent ex hortation of this 'cause. Consider the immense responsibility that devolves noon vou. It is not too much to sav that the question, whether this nation is to be delivered from the yoke ol death . whether the present march of reforma tion shall go on till tbe last hiding-place of this vice shall be subdued, or else be arretted and turned back, with the sor , ;rowTWbeholdine the vaunting triumph and the emboldened increase of all the ministers of .woe' which attend in the train of intemperance, rests ultimately with you. You compose tbe muscle and sinew of this nation. You are to set the example by which the next generation is to be influenced. By your influence us character will be formed, By your , stand its position will, in a great meas ure, be detei mined. You are soon to " supplant those who have passed the state of fife you now are occupying.- Soon the generation that is to grow - Bp rrr" . '"fnv-" "i your example ana iiistfiwuuB, wh nave reached your jilace. Thus are you the heart of the nation. Corruption and - debasement here must be felt to the extremities of the naional oody. Temperance here will e ventually expel, by its strong pulsations, the last remnant of the burning blood of drunkenness fiom the system, and carry soberness and health to every, mem ber of our political constitution. Are these things so? , Suppose them , exaggerations. Grant that the impor tance of your vigorous and unanimous cooperation in this work of leformation is unreasonably magnified; still, bow much can you do. Were our coasts in vaded by a powerful enemy, come to ravage our cities, chain our liberties, poison our fountains, burn our harvests and carry off our youth into perpetual slavery, what could young men do? To whom would the trump of battle be sounded so effectually ? Who else would feel upon themselves tbe chief respon sibility for their country's rescue? What excuse could they find for supineness and sloth? Such indeed is the enemy by which the country is already desola ted. And now it is to the warm hearts, and the strong hands, and the active en ergies, and tbe powerful example of young men, that the dearest interests ol the nation look for deliverance. - Young men, shall we not enlist hearti ly and unitedly in promoting the exter mination ol intemperance r W bat ques tion have we to decide 1 Is it a ques tion whether.the country is cursed with this plague to a most hoiribler and a- larming extent ? No. Is it a question whether the present power and the pro gressive character ot intemperance a mong us demand an immediate using up oi all the moral force of the nation to subdue it? No. Is it a question wheth er the most important part of the strength and success ot such an eliort depends upon the part in it which the young men in the United States shall take ? No. Then what does the spirit of patriotism say to us ? If we love our country ; if we would rise in arms to shake oft the hosts of an invader from, our shores ; if every heart among us would swell with indignation at the attempt of an internal power to break in pieces our tree con. stitution, and substitute a govern' ment of chains and bayonets ; what does the love of country bid us do, when by universal acknowledgement an enemy is now among us whose breath is pesti lence and whose progress desolation an enemy mat nas already done and is daily doing a more dreadful work against tbe happiness of the people than all the wars and plagues we have ever (ut tered ? What does the voice of common hu manity say to us ? Can we feet for bu man woe, and not be moved at the spec tacie ol wretchedness and despair which the intemperance cf this country pre' sents? Let ns imagine the condition of the hundreds of thousands who are bow burning beneath the hidden flame and hasting to utter destruction by this most pitiless ol all vices ; let us embrace in one view the countless woes inflicted by the cruel tempers, the deep disgrace the hopeless poverty, and the corrupting examples ot all these victims, upon wives, children, parents, friends, and the morals of society ; let us stand at that and the graves of the thirty thousand annually perish by intemperance, be still, and listen to what the voice of humanity speaks. What does the exhortation of religion say to us ? What undermines more in sidiously every moral principle of tbe heart; what palsies so entirely every moral faculty of the soul ; what so soon and so awfully makes man dead while he liveth-,. what spreads through the whole frame-work of society such tottenness, or so effectually opens the door to all these powers of darkness by which the pillars of public order are crumbled and tbe restraints of religion are mocked : bat so universally excludes from the death-bed of a sinner the consolations of the Gospel, or writes upon bis grave such a sentence of despair.asinfannerance? u.i .i j . I : j . - ocuvn cue iiiiuiniise iruwu oi lis vic tims! Where are they not seen? Bead in the book of God that declaration. " nor thieves, nor drunkards, shall inher it the kingdom of God;" then listen to what the exhortation of Christian be nevolence speaks to us. Is it asked, What can young men do ? We can do this one thing at least. We can continue temperate. What if every one of us, now free from the appetite of strong orinic, snouia nom on to our liberty ; bow would the ranks of intemperance, which death is continually wasting, be filled, up? But how shall we continue tem perate ? Not by using the means of de struction. Not by a. moderate indul gence in tbe cup of seduction. Not by beginning where all those began who have since ended in ruin. But by en tire abstinence from strong drink. Let us renounce entirely what cannot profit us, what forms no important item in our comforts, what may bring us, as it has brought such multitude as strong as we, to the mire and dirt of drunkenness. But we can do something more. V e can contribute the influence of our ex ample to bring into disrepute the use of ardent spirits for any purposes but those of medicine. ..If any of us are confident that we could go on in Ihe moderate, without ever coming to the immoderate use of strong drink, we know that the deliverance of the country fram its presen curse is" utterly hopeless while ardent spirits is in the hands of the peo ple. It must be banished. . Public opin ion must set it aside. Young men must contribute to form that opinion. It can not be formed without the -.total absti nence of the temperate. Let us not date to stand in its way. .But we can do something more. We have art influence which, in a variety of ways, we may use in the community to diminish the temptations which, where everwe look, are presented to the'unwa rv to entice them to intemperance." We can employ the influence of example, of opinion, and ot persuasion, to drive out of fashion and into disrepute,, the com mon but ensnaring practice ot evincing hospitality by tbe display of strong drink and of testifying friendship and good will over the glass, we can contribute much powerful co-operation in the effbjt borrdio. to make the use ot ardent spiuts tor the ordinary purposes of drink so unbecom ing the character of temperate people, that he who wishes to have his reputation- for temperance unsuspected, will either renounce the dangerous Cup, or wait till no eye but that of God can see bim taste it. We can do much in union with those of more age and more estab lished influence, to create a public feel ing against the licensing of those innu merable houses of corruption where se duction into the miseries of drunkecnes iL. i i. .r T!l - . I is me traue oi ineir Keepers, ana me means of destruction are vended so low, and offered so attractively, that the poor est may purchase bis death, and the strongest may be persuaded to do so. These horrible abodes of iniquity not on ly faci htale the daily inebriation of the veteran drunkard, but they encourage,' and kindle, and nourish, and -confirm the incipient appelite of the novice,, and put forth tbe first influence in that sys tem ol persuasion by which tbe sober are ultimately subdued and levelled to the degradation of wretches, from whose loathsomeness they once turned away in disgust Why are these instruments of cruelty permitted i Not because the authorities will not refuse to license them. Public opinion is the conscience of those authorities.'. .Let the opinions and feel ings of that portion of tbe community where the strength and patronage of so ciety reside, be- once enlisted in opposi tion to such houses, and tbe evil will be remedied; the moials of society will not be insulted, nor the happiness of families endangered at every step by the agents and means and attractions ol intemper ance. Young men have much to do, and are capable of doing a great work in creating such a public opinion. In order to exert ourselves with the best effect in the promotion of the seve ral objects in this great cause to which young men should apply themselves, let us associate ourselves into Temperance Societies. We know the importance of associated exertions. . We have often seen bow a few instruments, severally weak, liave become mighty when united. Every work, whether for evil or benv. olent ,purposes, has .felt the, life and spur, and power of Co operation. The whole progress of the temperance refor mation, thus far, is owing to tner influ ence of societies ; to the comi ng togeth er or tne temperate, ana tbe union .ol their resolutions, examples and exer tions, tinder the articles of temperance societies. Thus examples have been brought out, set upon a hill and made se cure. Thus the weak have been strength ened, the wavering confirmed, the irres olute emboldened. Thus public atten tion has been awakened, public feeling interested, and public sentiment turned and brought to bear. ' Thus works have been performed, information distributed, agencies employed, and a. thousand in struments set in motion which no indus try of individual- unassociated action could have reached. 'Let temperance societies be multiplied. -Every new as sociation is a new battery against the " " GIVE WISELY." One evening, a-short time since the curate of B , a small village in the1 north of France, returned much fatigued to his humble dwelling. He had been visiting a poor family who were suffering j from both want and sickness; and the worthy eld man, besides administering! the consolations of religion, had 'given them a few small coins, saved by rigid self-denial from his scanty income. He walked homewards, leaning on hi stick and thinking with sorrow, how very small -were the means he possessed of doing good and relieving misery. As he entered the doer, hejieard an un wonted clamor of tongues, taking the form of a by no means harmonious duet; an unknown male voice growling forth a hoarse bass, which was "completely over screeched by a remarkably high and thin treble, easily recognised by. the placid curate as proceeding from th well-practiced throat of his housekeeper,' i lie shrewish Perpet'ua of a gentle Don Ab- strong-hold of the enemy, and gives a new impulse to the hearts of those who have already joined the conflict. Let us arise and be diligent, and be united ; and may the liod ot mercy bless our work. r Thb Advance op Christianity., E phesus itself is not so famous on account ol that temple which "tbe rash youth tired, as it is m connection with.tne relig ion which was assailed in its streets, and which has long survived its ruin. As we look back through the reconciling light of history, it is a sublimer sight to see Christianity going forth to its com. quests in the persons of humble and un armed Apostles, than if it had marched with legions. Thus it might have top. pled over walls and cut down opposition, but with; only a.transient and unoectain success: Now. we look at tbe marble statue, the gorgeous temple, the whole array and strength of idolatry, and know that in the simple current ot truth they A power has con " Aprefy business this, Monsieur!" cried the dame, when her master appear ed, as with flashing eyes, and left arm a -kimbo, she pointed With the other to a surly-looking man, dressed in a blouse who stood in the shall, holding a very smalt box in 11 is hand. This fellow," she continued, "is a messenger from Ihe diligence, and he 'wants- to get fifteen' francs as the price of the carriage of that little box directed to you, which I am sure, no matter what jt contains, can't be worth half the money. " n v " Peace, Nanette," said "tier master; and, taking the box from the man, "who at his approach, . civilly doffed" his hat, he examined the direction. r:t It was extremely heavy, and bore the stamp of San Francisco, in California, together with his own address. The cur. rate paid the fifteen francs, which left him but a few sous,, and dismissed the messenger. ; He then opened the box, and displayed to the astonished eyes of Nanette an ingot of virgin gold and aslipofpapei on which, was written the following: " To Monsieur the Curate ot B . :w A slight token of eternal gratitude, io remembrance of August 28th, 1848. - 4-.-. '.. v Charles F t Formerly- eerjeanl-major in-tlie th regiment; now a gold-digger in California. ua tne zstb ol August, 1848, the cu rate was, as on the evening in question, returning from Visiting his poor and sick parishioners., Not far from his collage he saw" a young soldier with a haggard coun tenance and wild bloodshot eyes, bast ening towards the bank of a deep and rapid river, which ran through the fields. The venerable priest stopped him and spoke to him kindly. At first the young man would not an swer and tried to break away from his questioner, and the curate fearing that he meditated suicide, would not be repulsed and at length with much dithculty, suc ceeded in leading him to his house. After some time, softened by the tender kind ness of his host, the soldier confessed that he had spent in gambling a sum of money which had been entrusted to him as sergeant-major of his company. The avowal was made in words broken by sobs, and the culprit repeated several iimes, " My poor mother ! my poor moth r! ifshe only knew" ' The curate wailed until the soldier had beebme more calm, and then addres sed him in words of reproof and counsel such as a tender father might bestow on an erring son. He finished by giving him a bag containing ope hundred and thirty lrancs, the amount ol the sum unlawlul- ly dissipated. "It is nearly Ml I possess in the world said the old man, "but by the grace of God you will change your habits, you will work diligently, and some day, my friend, you will return me this monev, which indeed belongs more to the poor than me. It would be impossible to describe the young soldier s joy and astonishment. He pressed convulsively his benelactor s hand, and after a pause, said : ' Monsieur, in three months my mill tary engagements will be ended. 1 emnly promise, that with the assistance of God, from that time I will work diligent ly. ' So he departed bearing with him the money and the blessing of the good man. Much to the sorrow and indignation ol Nanette, her master continued to wear through the ensuing winter, his old threadbare suit, which he had intended tw replace by warm garments; and his dinner frequently consisted of bread and soup maigre. 'And all this, said the dame, ' lor the sake of a worthless stioller, whom we shall never see or hear of again!" Nanette," said her master, with tears AN IMPORTANT QUESTION The criminality of any action rnusfbe measured by the actor's clear perception of good and evil,' which implies the re tention and exercise of his moral power. If, then, the limited use of intoxicating drinks, or exciting draughts, be deemed inocent, wbe re. we ask, does the vice of intemperance begin? At what time ? Cer tianly not when tbe morbid thirst begins to rage, when the passions are V.l excited and caution is lulled into ihactidn,for un der circumstances -like .these, when a pleasing exhiliration the deceitful Cote runner of incipient intoxication, quickens his intellecual activity ? Not at ail for experience shows that the partaker is too often unconscious of such effect, and he indulges until caution loses its power of action. The man then, who,'-in his sober senses, tastes in the least quantity of that which may intoxicate, commits the crime or drunkenness, unless he is ceitain that he can retain his moral pow er to stop at the safe side of the lirfe that seperates sobriety from intemperance a line which it would be difficult, tl. not im possible to define. It follows. then, that he, who, in vain-glorious self-confidence tastes, touches, or handles) tbe accursed thing, is like the phrenzied religionist who hies not, but actually seeks tempta tion in order to achieve a conquest. Pool deluded mortals ! the victory is too of ten against them. The only true safe guard against intemperance is Total Ab sTinence.-S". C. Temp. Advocate. shall dissolve away, fronted tbem, noiseless yet sure, as des- tiny, which shall permeate and change J fr;eze for our 'old men and them, and they shall be no more ! tf x Nanette rHmiKhold Words, in bis eyes, as he showed her the mas sive ingot, whose value was three thou sand francs, " never judge hardly of a repentant sinner. It was the weeping Magdalen who poured precious ointment on her mastei's feet; it was the outlawed Samaritan leper Who returned to give Him thanks. Our poor guest has nobly kept his word. Next winter my sick peo ple will want neither food nor medicine, and you must lay in plenty of flannel and women, jjFipm- the Richmond Era. Axornxa Daop ot Bittebskss jrom tiub Worm of tub still. I would, not ruthlessly invade the sanctuary of domestic grief under any circumstances. This I hold under ordinary circumstances, alike sacred with the memory of the dead. And I hope if those, upon whom the afflicting dispensa tiotl of Providence, of which I am about to speak, has fallen., so heavily, should ever look upon the record of this sad event, that they will not regaid it as a wanton allusion to this sad bereavement ; but as a warning against tbe evu consequences ot tbe abomi nable vice which has produced the death of a young man in the bloom of health and promise. Un the day , lp4a, there was insti tuted in the county of , s Division of the Sons of Temperance. A' short time thereafter, there was a young man, who wag solicited and became exceedingly anxious to join, whereupon he made application to his tatuer for money to pay his initiation fee ; and was sternly refused. Ihe .Division was in a very flourishing condition, and every inducement offered to this youn man to join ; and he became so exceedingly anxious, that he was prompted again to apply to his stoical father for per mission to join the Division, and was met by this encouraging declaration. No , you shall never join the Order while I exer cise legitimate control over you. I mean to buy a barrel of whiskey, and we'll drink when we think proper ; and before long some of these Sons of Temperance will be hankering aroand my cellar like sheep after salt. his promise was complied with. The prediction however has not yet been venhed. JJetorc the barrel pf whiskey was out, the abundant crop- of fruit with which Heaven has scourged theatmsers of his mer cies was ready for distillation-' About the 1st of September the Devil's tea kettle com menced boiling, and the nectar of woe to run from the worm of the still ; but a few weeks afterwards, this young man, who in all human probability had not, up to tbe time of his application to. his father for per mission to join the Sons of Temperance, drank a pint of distilled spirits in his life, was confined to a bed of affliction, by the use of New Brandy. In vain was all the medical skill of the country exhausted upon him. Tive days after his attack, I followed him to his last resting place. Who, in the day of final retribution, will be responsible for the premature death of this young man? un wnat norrors will tear tne soul ot his un natural father, as wending his way to the Bar of God lie meets his murdered son, who will write, in blazing letters upon the fore head ot bis lather, the word murderer, that ho may go labelled with his crime 1 Truly this nectar of woe the Devil's peculiarly tostered and tavonte agent, provides death with a rich banquet, and its author with numberless victims. The most remarkable feature displayed in this work of the Devil, is that while his agents are almost constant ly clad in mourning, and their sun of peace, happiness, and love, is constantly shut out from their view by the dark cloud of smoke from the distillery, they are kept profoundly igiiorant of the desolation and. woe with which they overwhelm themselves and their fellow-mcn. -You who are nvirsing an ap petite for this horrid jaice in your children, beware, lest you find them in the arms of premature death, and the fight write upon your soul, with the sting of a scorpion, the conscious conviction that 'thou art the man who perpetrated the horrid deed. Beware ..- " No. 293. Charlottesville, Oct. 2b 1850. THE DOWNWARD COURSE OF SIN. t. Men enter and initiate themselves im vicious practices' by smaller sins. . Heinous sins are too alartsiDg for the conscience of a , young sinner t and therefore her only yen tores upon such as are smaller, at first Every particular' kind, of vice creeps in this gradual manner. 2. Having once begun in the ways of sfS, be ventures upon something greater ana more darin. His courage grows with his experience. Now, sins of a deeper die do not look so frightful as before. (Justor makes everythinjr familiar. No person who onee breaks ever tbe limits of a clear con science knows where ba'sball stop. - - i. upen sins soon throw aman into tbe hands of ungodly companions. Open sins determine .his character, 'and give him a place with the ungodly. "He shuns the so- ciety of good tmra, beojmsc their presence m a restraint ; and, tbeir example a reproof to him. . There are none with pbon he cam associate but the ungodly. ' . . -s 4. In the next stage, tbe, siiim begins tot feel the force of habit and inveterate castornj he becomes rooted and settled in in evil way . Those who have been long habituated to any sin, how hopeless la their reform. Dae sin- gle act of sin seems nothing ; but one after another imperceptibly strengthens the dis position, and enslaves the unhappy criminal beyond the hope of recovery. . .. 5. The next stage in a sinner's course is to lose the sense of shame, and sin boldly and openly. So 'long as shame remains, it is a great drawback. But it is an evidence of an uncommon height of impiety, when natural shame is gone. " - v' 6. Another stage in the sinner's,, progress is to harden himself so far as to sin without remorse of conscience. The frequent repeti tion of sin stupefies the conscience. Tbey, as it were, weary it out, and drive it to des pair. It ceases all its reproofs, and, like a frequently discouraged friend, sutlers the in- fatuated sinner t akp his course. And hence, - t 7. Hardened sinners often come to lnast and glory in their wickedness. It is some thing ttf be beyond shame; but it is-still more to glory in wickedness, and esteem it honorable. Glorious ambition indeed 1 . 8. Not content with being wicked thern- selves, they use all their arts and influence to make others wicked also. Thev are seal- - ons in sinning, and industrious in the pro- piuuuu ui lue luiermu cause, xney exun- tuish the fear of God in others, and laugh own their own conscientious scruples. And now, 9. To close the scene, those who have thus hardened themselves, are given up of God to judicial blindness of mind and hardness of heart. They are marked as vessels of wrath fitted to destruction. This is the consequence of their obstinacy. Tbey are devoted to the judgment they deserve. Header, view it with terror. - Dr. Wiiherspoon. No Credit Gives Hebe. In tbe course J of his travels with his own horse, Dr. Chas. Jewett, the temperanee lecturer, onee en-' tered a country tavern, where he sat down 1V tlm I.-.- W!.,.,. An, n I'- C His keenly roving eye soon discovered prom inent, over rows of bottles with highly col ored contents, in large letters, the inscrip tion, " No credit given here." Turning to the landlord (to whom he was personally; unxnown, ) be said, " Ah I 1 see you brine your people Square up to the mark I" YesC' replied the landlord; "It's no use to trasV- rum customers now-a-days. We must get it " as we go along, or never get-it. - Jewett, warmed his fingers awhile,' and then turning to the other, said " I think I could add a word or two to your inscription, that would make it very nice." " What would you add X' inquired the landlord. ' ' Give m e pen, and a piece of paper, and I will show you." ' Walk into the bar ; there's a pen and ink help yourself." The Doctor walk- -ed into the bar, and taking up a pen, wrote as follows : . "No credit given here," And yet I've causa to d-ar, 1 hat there's a Day Book kept til heaven. Where change is made akd Credit gives ! Laying down the pen and leaving the lines. he walked to the fire and again sat down, ex pecting an explosion. The landlord, whose curiosity was somewhat moved, went behind tbe counter to see what he had written. A pause of some minutes ensued, when the Doctor, glancing round, saw 'to his groat pleasure, and somewhat to -his surprise from the intimation of dampness about his eyes, that he had driven a nail in a sure place. " A word fitly spoken, how good is it." . The Reveroni Rowland Hill, in a con versation pn the powers of the letter H. where it was contended that it was no let ter, but s. simple aspiration or breathing, took the opposite side of the question, and insisted on its being to all intents and pur poses a letter, and concluded by observing that if it were not, it was a very serious af fair to him as it would occasion his being ill all the days of his life. The Kentuckians find it a difficult matter to " plank up " the cash for railroads, and have turned their attention to plank roads. ! What is a more lovely siclit than that of a youth, growing up under tho heavenly ha- most acceptable to his Creator, by doing . flnenee of goodness and troth '. most good to bis creatures. jt There cannot be a more glorious object in creation than a human being, replete with benevolence, meditatiog in." what manner1 he might render himself.. Jiev. J. H. Uhapin. 1