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bold day, « 0 M not of ty, 1 is t HOWARD RRTNOl ras-fi, nim a, up. - * Democratic Nomin&Uo NIOOLBTO« SATURDAY MORNING, Of r*»R COV)ltR*N, CUSTIö W. WRIGHT. TON SlURtFir. IJJ A AC GRUBB. COIN)**«. * D.\NIEI* B WOODWARD. TOR8RNATOK, J. FOI U>ON Ull ANDLF.K, Christiana. FOR UF.I'RK8RNTAT| VK8. Benjamin Fraitn, Brandy wine Hundred Thomas L. J Baldwin, .Mill Creek, '* Sewell C Bigg-*. Poncadcr 44 Altart O Newton, Red Lion 41 Uriah 9. Wier. Whit« Clay Creek 44 William S MoCuullry, Wtliitiugtou 44 Richard !*Vrgu«»n. Appoquioimiok 41 1'UR I.RW COI KT COMMiaSIONKM, Isaac N L«*dg«-. Brnndvwiuo Hundred Adolplm« Husbands, Christiana Gardner 1* .lamisiiti. New Custlo Joseph VY Uimch, Peilender Thomas II Sharpe, Wilmington t is , Wo i! sire to call thc attention of our reader.' t * tho meeting «f "The IVninsu l«r Fruit Grow i Association," at Dover, ...... - i »Mn wn« formed, and is lt. pt in osi>t»nee f..r the bcn. fit ami pro tectiou of the fruit growing interest of the Peuiurulu. Another tra.b», profc.siona ; nn.l nretipationa find prent ndvantapea re suiting front u c no, ri of action ; and why ; , not the fruit grower« as »eil ? Fruit Qrowcrd' Association. oil Tuesday next This Many interesting qucsts- tis will be in tro lucid Tor di-iotssiun at this meeting Of then«» none nro of more vital importance that) the questions of transportation, ami of opening new markets for the sale of peaches Peach.« are the great staple product of thc Peuinsul i. If they net tho grower, on a full cr p. per basket, it is gencrally ei.utvded that, even at that low price, th**y pt\ mue!» 1 tier than grain. But tvo think they can bo made to pay ; much better than they have pnid during , the last tivt» vears. Tho low price*) are not entirely • wing to the increase of thc crop. This, of course, has a great deal to do with it ; 25 et-. it ennuot be expected that s great a demand for an ar thiir,! will bn tide in ll.r ««in. liant as oil'll il is s. irco. I hen it is ubun All lunfkcts larl.t ! ■ro r«gula*4 >•> Ihl' law of" »upply «n.l | demand " A few v»*n ago the number of «.rdnr 1,. on tl. Houlii.ula in. eompar- j mively .mail. Now. they coter olmo.i , (lie in tiro tract of land between the two bays, mid every year acea an iucra.Be in their huiuIt and extent »bote "bo ■rai-. d p> ache, with euch »pleudidly profit- | able result« as were realiaed a few year« ngo, must exp- ct lluit other«, whose lands j will acurculy pay their interest in grain, j will sack «nine other method of iocrcaaing their revenue. Thi» they have supposed 1 could he don* by following thc example of their neighbor«, und growing fruit ( lienee the lji lauuro aud Maryland Panin- | aula has become almoat a continuous peach I orchard, and the motiguoua markets of Sew York, Philadelphia and Baltimore arc overflowed every " season. Now. , what ia to be dona* Plainly, seek other markets, and -her method, of consuming the fruit. ! lb- 1 - \ j, muent of shipping peaches to j fb** iulcri'T of Potiuaylvunia nnd New York, tried Ly -eine of our enterprising . ciltiiMi» l»»t Ji.ir, »n 1 repealed thi» year, j proved, we be lieve, a «uccei.ful undertak ing, nnd « concert of action in lliia reaped | «muht, wo are assured, be a source of profit and advantage to nil participators i Evidently tbc old markets have become glult'd, and ihcrcfurc new onca muat be But anothrr mean« which eonM Iks made of immerwe l>. n. fit to thc grower, nnd whieti ia rnlin-ly too much overlooked, ia that nf •'home cnn»tMi|,lion " There lire eeveral caaaing. and two preserving estab-, liahmcnt« on the l'eniii'ula, bat there ii room fur mere, and even were tho capaci ty of those in existence enlarged, it would provo of great advantage. We believo that the one in this town, extended in it* capacity, with increase of capital, conld •oder the management of its present sought. ener jitie spnrntora, be mado lo enhanee very jwftterially tbn value of tho fruit crop in thi« Vicinity. We do not offer these remarks with any desire lo interfere or aoddl« with tho de libaralinns or dixMataioos of tbn Aisoeia Ooo; we aro merely endeavoring to nt 'q^het (he mention of peneh grower* to the Mfÿbrtanoc of th* meeting on Tneeday 'jni. Important, not only to tho ,£(■• «M» Anaociatinn, bat impoitawt, in th« moil of lu rombinetioa of action, to «bn awk* • business of growing fruit . Vs Lot tlttt bo a fall attend I; 1\ - f o,. « ' . ilgbrtjblrikbniil la Wh :.l * Th« Election» Lait Tueaday' Th« relnrni fron Ibo Stole election« bold on Tuesday Indicate Republican eio , . „ . * , r , . tori« In all the State, that rote.1 on that day, nnlm It bo Indiana, «hieb ia .till « 0 * 0 what In doubt, ,b. uontost in that Stale having been very clone. Wc have , , . _ «._, of not yet received the official return., but t . ennouh i. «sect Lined to «how that Hart , „ . . , , . , ianft (Hep.) I« certainly elected governor of Pennsylvania by about iiO.000 majori ty, and that Ohio gives a Republican ma- Ç iority, ctimated at 15,000. Indiana ia . . ... . . , - „ claimed by both partie«, though partially w official return, give Hendrick. (I> ) a small ° V iiinjority. lu the charter election*» of Connecticut and Scar Jersey many town. 3 3 were carried by the Republican» which the Democrats hod claimed a. ceruin for their ticket. It ir tiaacrled by the Democrat« that great frnud was practised in Pennsylvania, especially in Philadelphia, by the Hcpub 1 lien». In that city the registration list is said to have contained 166,000 names. when thc actual number of legal voters is not over 125, UÜ0. The government, too, is said to have interfered with tho free ex ercise of tho franchise, 800 deputy mar shals having tacu placed at the polls to aid in controlling the election in thc inter , , . . eat of thc dominant party. Wc have no positive means of knowing ! 1 e I the truth of these reports. Whether the, registry contained a hour fide list of the unmet of thc legal, rcsidcut voters of Phil- ! ...... . . . j is ndt lphia, or whether names of inen car rii J to lliat <■ity for »•lection purpoac« were j put upon it for the benefit of tho party in ! ; power, ami whether the Admini.trution ' did nr did not ii.n its pnw.-r, as is charged, I ; , 0 ni(1 in carryinp ttu ,.e elections, nf course w» do not know, hut if it did so it is noth of of ing more than thc people of those States might expect. It is but carrying out the doctrines which they themselves advocat ed most strenuously a few years ago When the Legislature of Maryland was ar rested, ami its members locked up in po prisons by ord- r of tho President, the people of the Northern State« applaud is c ,| j|,e net ; and wheu the shoulder strap minions of Abraham Liueoln's power possession oî the polls and cou trolle»! ; the élections in Delaware and .Maryland' , t j |0 people nf the North said it m i|i Ul y n.cesaity for the safety of the i; tt ionj M and again tu 1M>3, when Gen |>j ! a.*» "a j ! x marched his 3ÜHU troop« from Fort McHenry t > every voting precinct in the pc«,, le I State of Delaware, thc Northern considered it a right** ou:» and patriotic act ! done for the welfare of thc Uuion. In | ,b,j r rrenaied hatred of secession they ^folded up their liberties, and placed un j Umit.-d power in «lie liandk uf (be rulin K , r , irlJ . i an(1 w1h .„ , llt . v , cck n rclur|1 of , ho lruM ,| lev , rr lnoc k«r.|. in There ia nn old aaying that • com« Imme to rooat." Theao people placed | tbc , word in thc | ialll | s of , ht . ir suspend over the South, not reflecting j that it had two edge, and would cut both j ways when occasion required, ferenee ill their «leotion«, whether by for 1 cible natural result and consequence of their ( misguided tuaehing«. | - - I (| U r thanks are due to K. R. Cochran, of Kaq. for some fine peachea seut to ue last Thursday. They were of the Salwsy , riety, aad of excellent quality, Tho later peachea brought more rc mun rativc price, this year than any oth ! er kin,], and those whose orchard. to j supplied with " Satways" or other late ' curse* The inter by framlulvnt means, is hut the or va w ore New varieties were fortunate indeed. Those . who contemplate putting out trees this fall j „„uld do well tu call upon Mr. Coclirun, | from his extensive nurseries, of which and procure sonic of these late varieties see of advertisement iu another column, i We would call thc nt tent ion of our be ainuariuent-loving render« lo the annouucc ment in another column of Hufus Sumer made j by .V Co.' • Kntertainment aud i'rcaenia nnd tion Featival in the Town Hall thia aftcr ia noon aud evening. This company exhib lire j >ted in Wilmington to full houses every estab-, evening fur about two weeks, aud were ii : very successful. Wc have never aeen their entertainment ouraolves, but judging f roni the manner in which they have been received iu other place«, we have no doubt it* thoae who attend their exhibition will he conld ' greatly pleased. ener very in any de nt the in to William Dean, FJaq. the irrepressible atraight-nutcr, has written a letter to the Ercry Evening reviewing the speech .of Senator T. F. Bayard in the Wilmington Institute laet week, but while disagreeing with him on tha subject of voting tor Hor ace Oreetey, Mr. Dean does not hesitate to dcelare hit unqnaliled admiration for Sen. Bayard, and hi* perfect eonldeuce in him aa a patriotic statesman. The letter cloaca with n floariab of trampet« tor O'Conor and Adam*. fruit Wo iovilo attention to the card of Mr. Wm. M. GoMaborongh, Taaeher of Maate. Mr Ooldaboroagh, taw years ago, waa Mw orgnotet of 8t. Aaao'e P. B. Obarah, aad aiaea tbaw baa davotad part of bio Wh * haatffitr .ad (MU do pOr^bdtway. _ Cot " TT r *I*' . . [Pram the Kent New«, October ».] Thc Wr E , fcl , )ilion of , he Kent County Agricultural Society, Na 1, W«I held at "SÄ'ÄtÄ large nttmlier *.f panama »ttotuM. The display of «lock w«« not verv large, hut of superior t . DR |iir, eap.-nally in horre* amt eolt«. In fruit«, Howcra «nil vegetables the varictica were nu uieroui, excellent nnil atlrartlvf. The dl«|>l«y „furche«, apple.and near« w«» very aeperlor, aad we will veniure ilia ««aeriion that particular the exhibition h«» not been eurpaesed Ç mf „„ held in ihl« oountrv The liât of premium« awarded !.« hern nred« eut, but we are rompelied to defer their publication. We w ||| however, that the one hundred dollnr «»»« *«1> *£••, Vf 1 i 1 n ' , ". f " ' h f.5*îî three re*rt old llcmn Chief colt, was award«*«! to J«». Catlin, of (jucen Anne's county. f T , h ' " ,ri "'*'red" *" .^'»^'"/Trhed of the (HTiidton, nntl the contest!» were spinteit nn *l exciting. Th«rc were three race» on the hiviig bren lin'd'' The rcau!t waa a« follow« : Local and State Affair*. the and vast of IS the of nil of Z tins nan oav. For three yrar^old rolls, best two in three, purse $50 : $30 to first. $15 to second, and $5 to Entries— C. C Wallis' b. g. Morgan third. Blin k Hawk. John W. Hunt's sorrel gelding, mid Win. W. .Stephens' s. g Farmer (drawn.) Won bv Black llawk in two straight beats. Time, 3'45. 3:52. •\ e»r old. best two in three—purse $3»): $30 to first. $15 to second« and $3 to third. En tries—John N. Dodd's b. in. Bertie .Sherman. dy's, bay horse. S. Gillespie's sor rel mare (drawn ) Won by Hertie Sherman in two straight heats For horses that Fo . . ... second, and $1« to third, Stephens' eh. • Tow Ilea ! V Starlight and D \. Beniamin • s. m Hug I (drawn.) Won by Tow Head in three straight Time, 2:54 2:49 2.52. ! For stallion«—l»est three in fi»e P f j $30 to first, M 5 to second, tries_ W. A. Kennedy » h h. Keysto j Th0ui*| l U..k «t.''"h' 1 ûrdron (diaunerd"'"wim ! l.v Krr.iunr i'jn. ti.-n» In il.rcr »iriii|jl.i b»«u. ' T x'i, ^„Tr .ml' rx hi billon. Win, th. «rat hel.l I l>r the .ocletj. nkm iin oiiiiu u. " K,u,(l ' '* 1 ' Win. A. K T , 3:34, 3:24. •er trotted for money, best thrccJn five—purse $100 ; $60 to first. $3o to Entries—William W. d. W. II. Scot ten's b. in oav. PK< ' $50 ; $5 to lliird. Kn i k . James Lloyd Marlin. K*q . '» leading member I versai ly beloved by j w ith the trials ate, may be t on si tiered a ISIIKRKT VlARVI.i I.AWTKR. '■ \ Til «'1* A I* ' liar, and i.f the Easto th** people of Talbot «• divd nt tii* residence ;b! day m »ruing i in Easton, Till •mint v of the brain. The Oct. 8th, of di* His funeral takes place Mr Martin urn« the first Ntaie's Alt* bo* countv under the cttnslitutivu af 1830. srrv also in early manhood Thursday in gloo ev of Tal ing two term.«, a member of tin* Legislature. IRACT AWARDRU. Waller J. «îriflith. Esq., of Kent toil latslv had bis house h with West ft «'a him a fi PfitinmU I' y. w h*> 1 I . I • suiracted d. Ii »II, of Fort Deposit, to build j ill Urswrr»' Association. The regular autumnal meeting of the Fsni will be held ! subir Fruit Gro . ou Tuesday, f I let. j in the Su ! IS. 1872. At this likely t 1. ' F » fruit t*» 2. N* w -. at clock IV M ting the foil it . : ing subjcc'ts a .r* the A e I >n 1 the lest igl.ts. narkct. .I get tilg ms of es tab- | id the l»cst irkets. j lulcnt failure* of commission .1 bow to guard against them. chants, I 4. Canneries, dry cries, and other methods of home p 5. Over-production, and the liest means of preventing it 6 Wlmt legislation, if any, is necessary to » unjust •«ration *>r sumption. K lift the truit-g t«*r«*st In .»ing I* ■li «f tin* g reu t interest at *uke, 'ear. every F aruestlv urg- l lo j »ting, au l Hu* member* of tbit* particularly n-iju<*M«)«l to b< .). Ai.k\am*eh Fi ltox. Si id in* li luiii-.tude every it «»It ■r ••!) the FtniiiitHla i » . attend this Associât ion pres- 1 i- s of > ornhip, at Nunt t Tier"*' inemrvite. lay not regularly occupy Dover, October 1, 1872. 1 I Dltlnr Denier. The Right Rcv'il. Alfred I «ec, D. I). Bishop of the Dio*ess of thc Frutrstaat Episcopal Churdi in Delaware, will o(1Y« »alt* moruiug nud evening In .^t. Ann's cliurrh in this town, lo-tnorrow. .Service in the morning a! loj, nnd in the ing, Ht 7 o'clock. Dr. John Colli », has called upo state, (which w* every nnd any pr Riad' may intend other ho Ann s, at any it church is oja-n for Divl Our friends, w ho n: (•eus in Saint Ann's, would do well to cut this brief notice out for reference the pew-holdc Rev. HDhop Scott Church, to-morrow morning nt loj o'clock. I Love feast at 9 o'clock, childrens meeting at 3 o'clock, to be addressed by several speakers from abroad. Preaching at night by the Rev. John Allen. McCabe, the Rector of Saint d ri-quMt« tu to do with great pleasure) w-holder in the church will Ik* stranger* and our own citifens who that A The Rector and cxactlv whit thev say. the M E. rill preach i The carpenter work **n thc new .Smyrna M. K church is completed, the upholstering is nearly finished, nnd the ladies of the congregation are raising money to procure a carpet Ibr the build ing. The eliiircii when finished. A Democratic meeting will be held in front of Koxwell's Hotel, in Smyrna, this !»lin«r Topic*. see will be n bundsomc affair ing. nt hid» prominent s|H.*aker* will be present to ad ting. ! he dress the The new Catholic church being built at Dover, will be dedicated, it is thought, on Christmas dav The rillten* of Dover want Congress to appro print** $10,000 to build a uew post office in that plan*. Partridges are very numéro«.-, about Dover and even conic into the town. V n circuit c«rt Thr T. 8. Circuit Court, for '.hr di.trirt of ItrlHwarc, will mat iu WilniittRlun, un the 15th lost. Thu fallow ing petit jurur« hare hcen iiim nioord to alltml hr I'. 8. M»r«h»l l»unn :—KA ward llrlnghiirst, Ktlwnul (Irubb, R.ihcrt Otarv, Jr , Win ltir.1, Jr., Curli« M. Tullrv, Jo.i.ih Laudirn, Ch.rlea (Jrrrn, Charles l„ du Puni, William Ferris, llrnry (1. It»naia(. (iregit Chaixtlrr, llrnry l»«nhy, Alfrtil l*et>». 8nmiicl McClary, Thonun J. MohalTy, tiro. Itlchnnlion. K.lward L Hier, Jirur» llrudrurd. Francia Her , Ororga W. Dorsey, Wllli.tn Porter, Samntl , Chsrlrs Curblt, Jutur» J. Janvier, Vnndrgria, Vt illlain I). Clark, 8. the .of for tor y. Julius l/. Minot Curtis, John R, Reese. Richard Jackson, «Samuel Cauper. Murder In Dsgiboro* llnndreff. The usiinlly f,uiel district of Dagsboro' Hun dred was thrown into a ferment of excitement on Tuesday last, the day wf tho Little Election throughout the «State. Robert Downs and Bur ton Crumficld <|iiarreled at the polls, whan the former shot the latter with a donhlc-barrel shot gun. The load took rffcct in tha lower jaw, nnd OntnfleId (Had In ahoal ana hour after the •hooting. Down« was nrmtad and lodged in jail after a hearing before a Justice of the Peace, on W adnoMlay .—PentnnsU Record. waa bio Ma4 Daf. Our nsunlly quiet people were somewhat ex cited on Thureday afternoon, by the appearance In oor streets of a dog which, by rosy «mairie like behavior led to tail belief that he under aa attack of kydropbobla or In." Several persona triad tkelr and Ihr a tl popping'' going four champion pigeon shooters present, when last heard from hi* ma-l-dogiliip waa iHU tramWay around. undogllk taflkring dog "mania pa ■kill in ebooitag nt considerable anaount of oa, hat as there were none o The Tournament at 8t. Qtergn on Thursdav •pleadid affair. Tim day was auspi cious nan the tun »hone beaatlfhllr over tin larft Held chosen for that parposa. tang before the hour of eleven, carriage« filled with ladle« and gentlemen were imurtng in the field, and presented a sight whirl) filled the spectator with wonder and amusement, to think that such a vast assemblage of the youth, valor, and beauty of little Delaware were interested In seeing a •pear pushed through it little ring two inches in diameter, in the hands of a mounted Knight dressed in oriental costume. About the hour of IS SI. Colonel William II Purnell, the orator I'hoern for the opening address, rommenced to deliver a speech which was full of eloquence and calculated to fill the knights with courage and hope. The chief object being the honor ef crowning the Queen of Love and Beauty. and the ulterior object, the reward of • handsome carriage. After the opening adrets, which was listened to with much interest by the vast crowd of Indies and gentlemen assembled uj»'*n the ele vated seats in front of the stand nntl in earring»« nil nround, the tilting itegnti, and 20 knights contested for the prise The knights ndjourned for one hour, nfter which they concluded their sport nmid the hurrahs of the men, and waving of handkerchiefs by the fair sei, which was a fair representation of the beauty of Delaware's daughters. The successful knights were as follows : Knight of Dénias* us. Mr. J. C. Stuckert. Knight of the Looe Star, Mr. L. K. Jamison. Knight of Killnrncy, Mr. F. W. Duggan. Mr. Duggan and Mr. J. W. McMullen. Knight of Gen wout I, contended 7 times for the third prix«* Mr. Duggan taking the ring 20 times ami Mr McMullen 10 times, lion. John U'Nvrnc then delivered the crowning address. fuilofulo •luence mid ready wit, and aremed particularly happy when referring to Ireland, where the grave of his mother was still green. It was a beautiful uddress and very suitable for the occa sion, bidding his hearers in earnest attention for half an hour. 1 to crown «he ladies, lie made some becoming re marks and in graceful attitude placed the crown of beautiful white flowers Up** Hi unvll. McWhorter, first Maid of Honor, gan, second Maid of II Wilmington, discoursed sweet music dur d «tided much to «lie pleasure of ded a delightful day long to be remembered in the untials of Delaware, ns . t aad largest Tourna- | s incuts ever belt! upon the IVuiusuU. thc I the New a mon with nor a the or On I ting selected by the knights the head of Miss d Miss Dug Rite hits Hand, for «I Hc.uity. Mi ' ; ing the day, i the audience. TU . ceasful of the most or Ilrlsunrt City Hein*. , A ... . - ... - Katai. AceiPKvr.—On Wednesday last. Joseph . f Liston A. Houston, living • with Theodore Clark, near tills city, whilst rid- I ing on a roller, fell oft. the roller |m*sing over C hi* and killing him. Ili.f, , th.r»h., w... »..»k tug in the aunt held, thought that his son lian I §u*|'|H*d It* rest, and did not par anv farther at j lentioti t*' his stopping. Finally, he went over what Was the matter, wbtu lie found In der tiie roller de-ad It i* supposed When he fell ami til tiie roller had passed ami remained there uni il be HoUMoli it lad. a ' to •on lying that he hollowed to the oxe they did not stop partly over him, i w.ts found Thr llealili of Dr. Jlrt sbr. . upon tin* authority of Ud to rrp We at Miildlftmvn. Delaware, that r * ! I D D Reel h*> 1 1 1 Rev J..h tt Ann's l*r«»testant F n. has entirely recut« I nttu* k *«f illness, his church every Sunday. Icctu . I tin wc t k in his < hiipt I. at ter for vr l i e both the Dim I •pal t'hur.h of II S: j i 1 fro gularlv *t during 1 bat hi** health it is now. We li dli* I Hf h th « I ■ i » nid his ... A'. thi* ph . : a. • oiy. Mn-otalr l*cct ! id M. J..bn »•■dlii.- M.f '! i R* : the Si He uf I • ! | w ll Valentin. ! th. Ii Ration : .1 St. let »ry . .»I this * it v Judge end ou behalf of the hi. b s. ulpl* John I j H It Wtlfor4 will Lodg** The presentation will take place at A m-nibly Hall ■'•tl the night of the 15th. — RtcHnu n ! U<uly /hsfttet». t*. pr. c t.. Do»e Lod • ! of of to ! ! The >>' OrRati. Th* S'tnybt-O.r Truth Teller |.tiWlivli» I I be Mii<»|iiii-s t»! W Hr*»v .I»*r |le»M. Kor »lid Hr J A lo j Greelcv in* II be ..«it » litltninillg the ad the peopl* itiliu* ol II Iu it .1 r. fl of the I t the K S . ii* ville Hit* is Iru »Utuiil pin hoosiiig . f. l Ail: 11 1 Com •la t.i ill have in tv. but it is ».ti l to uv-vt vmU» *i*n>i-b r ot k <w abut effet t thi.* JohnW.Atw.il. Kumt« Ilnur. ll-.,rgo Kul ii»« ■ I , Mr Purest . Hattie Layton. Alfred Wattsnn. Snrab Jane FrHTer. Roda Hlutkisten, Mary Cal* lagliu«) Georg. I idsmin, David Itvining. Allie H Garlct, Henry Martm. Kvtlina Ttdbull. railing lor thc above, will please say \ I». L. Dinniko, F. >i * I Mama. Ash Wilson and Georgs Tnyman, the v»»iag geiiticioi-u who cumueted so suc*i*s«fully , fo, the Urn |.ri«v nl ,hv Krnnrtyvlllr Tourn. nient, matte another trial of their skill one day , rtBt Verk They rode 39 times.it rings \\ j in* lies in diameter, cadi taking all the rings nt every tilt, and when they »topped neither was aliwad. 1 thi** co I able favor in Su* of this 3 Rev. blit of l«etters Hemali»t»»|| In the Po«! Office •or (he week « »»«ting Oct. | 4, H»T4* to Ik* who Per • that they are advertised tiootl UltlluK. and E. Personal. Col. Harry Gilmore, the fnutoui Confederate Cavalryman and partisan leader w few day* situe, and stopjied at the hotel of Geo. W. Ortlip, E-q. The Colonel was Uioking well. He railed upon Her. Dr. M Cnbe, ami asked •(uestion* concerning thc Reailings w hy so long K lived in this neighborhood, stating that he is a ; connection of that family, are of 1 in tow n a Hair «f Ural Kitnlr. George W. Ingram lias sold to Mrs. C. T. Polk, of Odessa, tkc farm of George Reynolds, and a half miles Iront this town. Price $lu5.oo |ier acre. Mr. Reynolds is about to buy Cecil ton Md affair nt ad a farm Letter from Charles O'Conor, to Jas. Lyons. j ; that New Ydkk. September 80, 1872. My Draw Sih :—If l have said or writ. I ,eu l,n > ,l,in 8 «HShring iu the «lightest de of ! ** C0, " ai " u ? 1 in , "*> 15th j published Ii'tlera- oue to the J.nuuvtlh' iiim- Cotivulitioii and otic to tho committee— I :—KA- p u »» t >»« no power uf luiiguage which ' ,.i i ,,„„ 1 , 1 .. tl i„j 11 i.. *»UW t UUDIC 1110 0 epialt l||urt |)l»llll) Puni, "U any of the aulyects there treated of (iregit It may be true, as you suggest, that ,,.,1,. will not role fur any man who will .. ,» Her- n , ,,t "* » pdhllo llianiRr that if elected he will serve llicm If so, they will nover rote for me. I should regard 8. anc b announcement aa Qite piodc of aolicit ing their support If tho Southern peo ple did not know, beforu I said anything on the subject, that oqe nf the candidates is a m»n of transcendent ability, they alow of apprehension. The des whiuh they complain is attribut able, to him. l.ong and disastrous war. that filled his "bloody ehasm" with frat ricidal slaughter, and involved the whole country in debt and demnrnlixation. is due to lo the "unequalled energy." com bined with the folly nf thia one exceeding ly aide, eaeeedlhgly amiable, nnd eireedlnxli nilsehleroaa man. I regard the imsilldlily of Ills election with imrpresslble aversion. If the Ideas of heathen time« prevailed, surrender my person as n sacrifie« on tha altar of that deity who, controlling event«, might thus bt propitiated and Induced lo save my cvnntry from Impending evil. I do net write this letter •br pablleatlon. With unchanged nnd au X ble friendship, respect and aateam, I tsydMr air, jronre truly, Hun Bur the shot jaw, the in the an* Mtngtilnrly olntioo of ex he or tkelr going from would chrerfullr m* Hr the MMIrtom 7Vaaarv.pt. . t | s Mr. Kditor :— Flense insert in y oar columns tho following article, taken from thc New York Bulletin of Oct. 5th. I think it will apply equally as well to the politics of Delaware as of New York Meucha nt. tive able J. Carriages Carriage Newark, Del Oct. 7th, 1872. Complaint and Answer. buvers. »f The tDcrchntits and husinesa men New York are often reproached by the professional politicians for not manifesting a more active Tna Chunk, road tober evening the by r rsonal interest in the tho day. It is a coin party contest mon saying, that they are so absorbed with buying and selling, with money and mcrchandiac, that they have neither time nor inclination to * *lieli p save the country ." Also, that, because of thi* abstinence from politics and political strife, bad men worked themselves into office, entailing upon us the maladministration, the cor ruption and dishonesty, which are become a perennial if not a perpetual scandal in the public service. Granting, for thc moment, that the im putation is not an unjust one, we would suggest to those who assume to be the creators and leaders of political opinion, (hut an excellent way to win over thc ac tive personal co-operation of thc classes alluded to would be to make politics some thing better and nobler than a mere trade, or stepping-stone to office, or the means merely of advancing ignoble ambitions. One thing is certain, und that is, if tin* unhridl* d license of thc leading journals and the most influential orators of both of The lea putting and d ttfliie, be w factory liar spool. an«l by the great parlies that are now contending for power and place \* to ta accepted correct gauge of what politics ami politi cians $1.0U ght to be. ideally, not only the m rehaut* and business men of our grent •ities, but vast numbers of other self rcs peeling people, will continue indifferent, or t• * stand aloof convinced that in times - like these, not only t liât * 4 thc p st of . . . /. . ... r . r . • honor is a private station, but Huit, nflt-r I I all, there is some truth iu the biting s ir- ! C asi U of the old Kngli-h moralist, wlm •• p:,tri.ti^i.," ft lie i.-.lt i.tt* .. . .* , . 1 e Gie p«»lllieiansj as " the last n luge of a vetiumlrel. • f I fm Wc trust it is not presumptuous to hope ; that, iu this particular, there will be some change for tile better, before another Pres- This identinl election conies along, and that » * * • even the professional polititiciun* will run- , li/.e that the sun >t wav t U< public favor, I with the great L*»«lv •f th * Am« riean p»*o- i n > " an i li d f . • l.-v i th | t> , '.. j VJ .j * ! down " 111 this e. up. •• ►'*-»" >-•* *»•••*■• i will be no oceasioti f.»r complaining **1 th«* , I imliflerence the 1 f th** iiHTehaitf**. **r buxine-?* ; men. or any nth* r clas- of ciiizcii-, t<» ; current politics Another things *•• •ii*— : Wh n v * r • hing !. *• •*» th- w*. the h in i- '»t I th- pi 'f* --I li il p •!I*i t i- dw i\s I His. cr*di.* - «*r Lank r- tl ! th* r - *rt I- prop im -I -*■ '! i hit I a if fm • Oll : grity .ml !.. bl cap telly . I g " ti ... out Hi** slough nil itui-ii.iti u ! 4 '*K N«» «I ■ ii I il tin- is tlm L- »! • »f «ienpoutl ! thing they ca do id Mich a strait ; but ! next beet thing be to eft- , demur to return to b*Her curse* th- in w 1*1 n it »he do away with ai t*» t'XiMing •ial imp mÜiii*' ■hi* to a fn * r ! participation in p**1 11 ic:*l affair* than it* present on the part nf those •rvices they arc ! li.-t in th*- lust result moral an<l ible at p anxt*»us to tu IV in r * Torchlight Procession. The gran«l torchlight tleui*»ni»trati<»n last night in Baltimore, in honor of Greeley » nJ Brown, waa one of (lie moat inipo sing spectacles ever witncsseJ it) this COIll «n unity. The streets were thronged with . M .,,p| c . a ,„J the greatest enthusiasm g reel - i , e .i • : \ "»e line oT thc procession as it passed >i * through the crowded thoroughfares I triumphal mar. h of a victorious nrtny the could have been more effective, -and it , clearly proved that the imLonnituble Do |uoert ' of tho M an um.l.tal City aro dc day ß . ,, . 3 , e \\ j »crmiued lo fight on. gallantly and fear nt lossly, until the Host* of thc battle OU the was fifth day of next November, 3 " I N* A an Official returns from eighty counties of purled majorities froiR nine counties, and estimated majorities in three enuntius not heard from, elect Hendricks, Democrat, for Governor« by 2)00 to 500 majority. Thu balance of tho î-itatu ticket un. Hendricks runs almost every county a Indiana, re a is probably Hoiiublie ahead of his ticket in T. Price buy Piiii.adki i*m a, October 10—The city official count shows that over 118.OHO votes were polled. Ilartrauft's nmjotity is 20,487, nnd the majority for Uongress tiiui at large is 21,0Pd. Death or William II. Sewarp.—R x Sfcnturcl He|rnr«i died at his residence iu Auburn. New York, on Thursday, at the j age of seventy-one years. de I i.. of that will ,» if they peo des war. frat is Ills Ideas altar thus letter au I M.UtltlKD. On Tuesday, October 8th, by Rev. ('hurles Cooke, D. D assisted by Rev. j W. L-uigb y •*n .St. M. E. Church, Philudu Dunning, M. D of Middletown, Del. to Lidia, daughter of Sunpiel F. Halderstou, of Philadel phia. No Card*. s! Thom. -1 IIIKU. On SenU*niber 27th. Anna II. infant daughter of Jodeph il. and s>. Lncrctiu Ka.»i, aged 4 months and 27 (lays Til IB MAKKKIS. MIDDI.RTOWV MAHKI.T 0ORBCCTC0 WÜHLT «Y tt T KVASS an* Wheat . Yellow Co White *• Oats .... Timothy Sc**'«I. Clover 44 . Krk*. Butter. laird. $1 75 .«38 * ls . 6 » 38 " n, .4 So 7 30 ....23 rtf. .loi 2U(n 2ft i ts. lb. .... 9(5» |0 " 44 ;; : - lui. lilt/' t h pi ii>. I<>0> iS y »>■ .i»(* m y ii.. 11.(11,12 V II.. I'ulaliK-f, !))» .. Ttirke.rs. Hu. ka. 8(,rinx Chii'kt.ia, Uvvse. nttLAusu-iiia $1 72f. l 7» Prime red wheat. Corn, yellow. Data ( Peonaylvanla) Cloveraeed. Timothy. 4i $7 SO 4 TO MRAU. HIM! Ml Of tka WANTED, IMMEDIATELY.—A quick, ac tive boy to learn the Printing business; must bs able to read well. Apply at This Office. Lohn» U. Other Due Dun Dae Cash Hills Hills Carriages ! J. M. Cox A Bro. have a very large stork of Carriages on hand, which they will cU»sc out on reasonable terms. (5rr.it Indmnmcnts to Cash Now ia the time to purchase a good Carriage at low rates. buvers. Tna »Switchback --The Excursion to Manch Chunk, ami over thc famous .Switchback Rail road will leave Wilmington. Del. Thursday Oc tober 17th. at 6 o'clock. A. M., returning on the evening of the same day at 10 P. M. Fare for the round trip $4 30. Tickets ran be procured by addressing Messrs. Houglimau, Thomas A Co. Hooksellers and .Stntioners, 421 Market street, Wilmington, Del. of Due Due The Estelle Kid Glove, the best glove in Amer tear in first S M. REYNOLDS' lea for $1 25, putting on. at anl«*d not to rip WANTED—My a man 34 years of age, single, and of steady habits, who is a good Pe d Accountant, a situation in a Hotel. Coal ttfliie, or to net as Collett or: understands the ' a Hotel thoroughly, and toyld be w illing to assist in keeping the bonks ; Satis factory reference furnished. Add C. A. \ . Middletown, P. (). Del. liar htisiuc Coates A Cloaks Spool Cotton, 7 spool. Gents half Hose. 4 pair for 23 els. «H. M REYNOLDS'. ts per day Ju.*t received 2000 lb*. New Tur Ro|K'. in ft* an«l lor sale by S M. REYNOLDS'. d 3 Extra .Short Maikorel, New No. 1. 2 by bid. and half 1*1*1. at aS. M. REYNOLD S. Black Ki<l Gloves, stitched with white, for $1.0U nt 1 ' ! S. M. REYNOLDS OJessn ami Hon-ton Rustles, nt S. M REYNOLDS'. • r White Sugar f<*r I2j « t» at I S. M REYNOLDS . of I ! a ü Cider Vit Pi S M. REYNOLDS'. ; c • The only pi o r to f I fm $1.25, in Middle!« k 't the F.'telle Ki*l Glt»ve at ! S. M RK.YNMl.DS' L Tin* Swi:< Muuth » bunk ,ke< , ill be < month is k Mr ; This » * * • 4 , .1 ltd.) 1. k R ni nth. p. n •er the .' Thnrsd tv. n, t,.)., ke lilt leiiglitfiit li , ml fo Ill ii I ho A ill 1 e di «pi ty t d •ry in nil •b he i ! U< I Th ill le.ve Wilu.ing i n > i th e tl lle. irlvt.il the I ' d Hie e p Me-HS It. • J»i i ''."iV th«* , Tiu.li .s ft »'n ket I the round trip SI 3 I t t v for ! ; t<» ; A la of Tt Hr lent !'*«>- j I < ■ fi-t.d I. I'l i . Stoi . ..t r • '»t I R •'»' Ln4i: Is .1 I •*l ^ -r* vrk h. pr«-cl w it lit I- prop -I -*■ « ' i ll \ t • i:III. VINE > 1' 111 ti l'on 4 '*K !•• \ good mo :< ! i geutb MARK. JAMES COLLINS »! » a.M. Apply to but ! eft- , in WILLIAM M. GOLDSBOROIIQH, i Teacher of Music. * r it* Will gi»e Liw.tu on the and t\,Li ut Oruati. tu i EH.MS IV ht-. $15 t'O v^uart* 1 2.» last with - : it Do dc fear the " 1 h'» Id ••lions on Pipe Organ |* I i*i I ((Darter, ; 0*1. 12 MIDDLETOWN HALL, ! MIDDI.KTOWN, OKI, . mWMKXONti l it II).) V KTKVIVil n«T»IIKN II, :5 ! III'ITfi SOM KB BV \ CO'S FOR TWO NIGHTS ONLY. N* PECULIAR ENTERTAINMENT ! I AM» I'ltKSKNTATIUN I KSTIV.U..' A New Si-utaliun in the Amu.«* mint World ! lou Fkgi,ut and Cosily PRESENTS higl tly Given Away. The Managi-mgi.t take plcas'.fft* in announcing an Engagement with I* 1 A 13 I A N ! ! The Great Encbaiitrouiuudi of nine three 500 ticket runs * Who will appear Nightly in his Cabinet of In explicable Winders. .Still further to incrrasQ tl,«* nttrncti Engagement has liven . thc E.itertainnM*t)t effected witli SIQ-NOR YIVALD ! Who will introduce his Celebrated nnd Trulv Wonderful Italian Fnutocclni or Life-Like Me-: city chunik.-t! Figures. Tickets, 2a rents : family li*-k**t ndinit ting five persons $1 00. Grand Matinee Satur day nftprttooa at 3 o'clock. Children to matinee 15 cents. Every child will receive a prevent. Doors Oct. »urn at 7 ; commence at 9 o'clock. 19—11 x iu the AT PRIVATE SALE. A F A MM bflor.giijg tu the subscriber, con taining ('hurles y Lidia, 670 ACItES. 1'PLAND AND MARSH, sit ted in Appt)(|tiiu imiuk Hundred, adjoining Taylor's Bridge. There is a two story double liritjc Building, Barn. Gruuurv and f'orn t'ribs. Carriage lions«*, Siuoku Hot»»** ft* , all in good repair. s! ||S % There i* also a young PEACH ORCHARD of Forty acres. I* «nimble for a peneh farm, having a landing on Blackbird Creek make* it convenient fur shipping Applv to EIGENE 'ROGER.*. Near New Castle, 4 Delaware. Off. )1—2w. HLATCH LEY'S Im proved Cucumber Wood Pump. rjxA8TKI.I 8-, Dnral.li-, I A The t*«*si Pump f*>r the 75 * ls " l.ffi'ienl d Cheap money. At tention Is esiieciallv invii -d lo lllat* hlc\ s Patent • ved Bracket and Sew Drop GFeck Valve, whlrhcun l*e withdrawn without j »moving thc Pump or disturbing the join«* AI*o the C\»|» per Chamber, wliitb never cracks or rentes and will outliitt any other. For sale bv Dealers * $etid for ('atalogiieand l*rice-Llst. .CHAH G. BLATCHLRY, MTr, LU6 (Commerce 8t Phi hula., Pa. t. .4 So i 7 30 .loi lb. 44 lui. ii>. »>■ ii.. II.. Del 12—ly dt R Til 460f) *'' r '*".* 1 dprola wanted I *lr»J Tffct' All < l»«a*.» of working peo ple, or either eex, young or old, make more money nt work for ua in ihrir »pare momenta, or all the time, than at anything else Partic ulars free. Address .0. Srisaoi. A Co., Oct. 1»— ly. Portland, Mains. l 7» 4i SO 4 TO REPORT Of the Gutdition qf Ike Cititen»' Motional Dank qf MvMhtuwrH, Druncart, at the doit qf businett an tka id dap 4' October , 1872. * * ' RVEROrHOKH : Lohn» ann Dis* »unts. U. ». Bo mis to secure Circulation Other Stocka. Honda, and Mortgages.4,300 00 Due from redeeming A reserve agents...28.901 53 Dun from National Hanks. Dae from Stale Hawks and Hnukers Hanking House. Furniture and Fixtures... Current Kx|»enscs. Cash items, including stamps. Hills of National Hanks.. Hills of State Hanks. Fractional Currency, including Nickels. ..347 09 Ix'gal Tender Notes. $200,714 07 ...80,000 00 14,033 67 •0 00 12,633 04 .1,300 44 . 462 40 ... 23 00 .1,434 00 20 00 .18,037 00 $363,468 09 LIABILITIES : Capital Stork |wid t Surplus Fund.. DifteuUUt. Profit and Lo«*. $ 80.000 00 .. 12,P00 00 .4,368 84 . 43 11 Natl. Hank Circulation outstanding....70,2oQ 60 State Hunk Circulation outstanding Individual Deposits. Due to National Hunks. Due to Stale Hank* and Hankers.. .. 82) 00 184,030 09 . 6,722 83 ...3,450 20 $363.468 08 Stiff of Pel* I. John It. Hall. Cashier *«! Tiie Citizens' Na tional Bank, of Middletown, do solemnly swear that lit* ab« r. C. unfit of JVrir Cullr, n : lit is true to the l*e«t of M U-liet . know !c dg J. R. HALL, Cashier, Subscribed and sworn to before toe, this 9th day of October, 1872. J. B. CLARKSON, N. I» J. V. CRAWFORD t—Attest : IL T BIGGS, JA.S. M COX, : Directors October 12—Iw. REPORT Ofthr Cowlit -n :t 1 ' Hunk of ! 3 / du y of thr X ( '<1 il lr County Xattonai at thf close linnen (Ao DG'J. RESOURCES. I... « and llisenunts.. .$! 349 f»2 5,000 00 1.459 00 48,683 02 .1 o47 98 ..H HTI 07 .171 37 .964 82 ...7.963 00 • r s. h.. mis to in ulnt I 'tin-r Stocks. Rond* and Mortgages. Due fr« >iii Redeeming a Reserve Agent Due from National Hunks . Hun king House Furniture and Fixtun ; c Rump Hills of National Hanks •tioiial Cnrrem * (im luding Nukelht ! 3 90 ,.:t5 on L il Tender Nutet I 00 $335.948 29 n f.l A HILITIKS. •apital Sto.kpai.1 i Furpl , Disco •S' I 5.000 OO 1.7 50 OO .3.8(4) 18 ...185 97 ! rl.. lit mid late he i National Rank ! nluti do it-tamliii; 34 • ! • H. 137 00 989 17 453 67 8 H 29 State I: T Due il II nk- . Due to .Stute Halik# attd Hank to s,t ! 948 28 State ot pel, « . r I. .1 I. G* -mi. uuti Nati* » I' .uk ear that tlu* *f* bd;* wy 'J .»«v 'U. j *:» h .f th N t'.süe • tu i! • I vit t! ! b. lief. J. !.. GIRSi»N t'ashier. to l.clule »•• this 7th *l.*y «•! Oclobsr, A. D. IsTJ .' r. ülîiiWN v I». «MAS T ATM .:«•!!% \ ! I*L1. i 4 •' I-rectors M ILLI.W Ft»|.K \ At:«- October 12—Dv i Hpoeitil !Notit*e, July 5)tli. 1872. ut The F.wtmfVp \u )».*• N H,. N l.eti • .111.1 Al» e,t M A M* t'O In til • ot • lltitl.-o ! v t .1 by Adv.-Mi Aftei AI. M, ill«} it. 1.0 »f (be I. •f.l t* 4.1 all del. end liai it les ilue by ; t •e j thc late firm will be p.aid by him. ! I. S III ■ I ist l.v A. MKSKT. ims. •<«, ) X«w t n«K. Sept , lit; . I tall aiMM'lul nlleniit))) to tliv aliovp. \vhii-l, is :5 ! » 1,11). . i.jiV nl tl,). or gin»l v pow'tsflion, I bv I N. Ut ioMa and Mvmr, be •1 Sig cause I fi irli statement* as tin* follow ic.g i t vix - ! I r':V ! ! riut, v I N. Hu!«.»it having p based tho t«-r»?t of hi* la'c partneis in tin* adver entire i lining firm of Hudson ft Vleu hen after be carried * n by hi icubiily to >tati>, tlmt neither Mr. IN. lludflon nor any ne rise lut* " Ri sum oil the Business" «»! tb? lall* firm, but I have, a**. " Mknkt, *1 yet do, and intend to continue the liiisinrsi, not only iu the Hnilding. but iu the Precise Premises, * * formerly occupied by Hie late firm," at 21 Park Row , all Htatemen'ts nud L'irculart to thc contrary notwithstanding. t. the business will And I desire p< tinned, In liven . ALBERT MEN ET, Successor to Ht osox ft Mxsrr, AdvertisiiiM Agent, «I »MUK HOW. If. Y. Uct. Il— lm Trulv Me-: EARLY BEATRICE PEACH Ripeu8 two weeks in advance, of HALE'S EARLY. \ | T HIS Early Peach was produced by Mr. Tims. Rivers, of Snwhridgworth Herts, England, and has been grown in this country only by Samuel G Bilyct. of Littleton. V ' Thc fruit is of b«*autiful color, fiue fiavor, nnd stands ship ping better than any early variety. The subscriber haring the sols control of tho ••mire flock of Beatrice Trees grown l»y Mr. . offers them I*» the IVach Growers of this Two con Ilil.i Peninsula at Fifty lluuilrcd >o',|«r* jar h •I Fifty Dollar* |a*r Thousand. A ibt usd, E. MIFFLIN WILKINS. Chewier town, M*l. Get. 12—3t. farm, it LIBERTY! T HE TROTTING STALLION LIBERTY, sired by Rysdyk's. HainMelonian. Dam by Amer itan Star, 2nd dam bv Messenger Duroe, will make a full sens» n in Middletown, Del. at $30.00, $20 00 due on demand, nnd $30.00 pavahlo when the mar** proves to be with foal. 'This Stallion is nearly a full brother in blood to Dexter. Starfly and other celebrities, lie haa sire. ( lt>) hands f style, bone, and color, ( dark bAy.) To those who desire to breed good slock I offer this most (Ashiotiably bred horse Oct. 12—«It. At Patent Valve, thc C\»|» and Dealers W. GREEN. IsTOTICE! A T ill« solii-llatlon of our i-mnlovrH, we undersixnrd mrrrlmnis of Middletown, ™ hereli.r agree lo close our places of baainem st * o'clock, P. M., on and after Monday, Kovera ber 4th, 1*72, ( Saturday evening« excepted,) to epatiaue until Um )Utk of March, UTS. W. H. Moore, O. W IT. Naudaln. Scnwdrlck A C'ocbran, J. F Kllaaon, 0«. ia—tf. the do I peo more Partic S. M. Remolds, CharW tatmnn, Jr. Hanlon Rrnthera, 8. R. Btephena k Co.