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1. " *. JPICKENS COURT HOUSE, S. C., FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 1850, NO 4}
' W. u. TRIMMIEtt.
J. W. NORMS, JR., ) ..... ra
E. M. KEITH, \ Kdltor"TERMS.
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all arrearages pai.1.
Advertisement* inserted at 75 conts jicr
square for the first insertion, and 37 1-2 t:ts. for
vaHi continued insertion. Liberal deductions
n a le to thote advertising by tlie vorr.
tw All Communications should be addressed
to tlie Publiel er post paid.
Mr. Wtbstcr and his Constituents.?
We tHkc pleasure in giving tlio replv of
Mr. Webster to the recent letter from
Massachusetts, in which :i hig lv respec- !
tuble body of hi* constituents expressed
their npprovnlof his recent speech upon
i,? ? -i ..
..ir KHT.it ii imimii (j'u'.s.io is now pending .
in Congress.
Mr. Webster nppends to his reply n
correspondence which jrives strong? %ic'ence
in support of one of tli?> position of
his speech, which hns met wilh much
cnpntious objection.?Boston Daily Adv.
\Va8Iiikoton, Ajuil 9, 1850.
To the Hon. Thomas II. Perkins, Hon.
< harle# JarA\\( ii. Iter. Motes Smart
Re j*. Dr. Wbodtt, Hon William Stur.
f/w, Presidtnt iSyai Av\ Caleb I or inn.
Esq., Jtac P. lfavis, Esq. Will'am
Ajyjileton, Esq., and others, tiffhera of
the Letter to me, of the 25th Jlfu<c/>,
Gentlemen?It would lie in v? in :hat I
t-houlp attempt to ox press the gratification,
wnich I have derived from your letter
of tho 2/>th ul inm. Thnt gratification
nrii-op, not only fro n its manifesto- j
tions of pergonal regard ml corfidonoe,
but especially, from the evidence which it
affords, that my public -onduet, in ri'gaid
to important ponding qi\?siions, is not
f'ltOffethcr di&ai>T>IO\ od bv llio m>nnlf? nf
MnsnnchusettH. Suclt n letter, with Mich
nnirw'f*. nssures mo, tltnt I hnve not orred
in jtidprinj* of the causes of exi>tin?; discontents,
or their proper remedy; and encourages
me to prescvcre in that course,
whieh my deepest convictions of duty
hnve l?*d me to adopt. The count) y
needs pacification: it needs the resto > tion
of -nutunl respect and harmonv, hi?tv
< n the people in one part of the Union,
and those in another.
And, in mv judgment, there h no sufficient
cause for the con-imnnce of the exl-Miur
alienation between the No th and
the South. If we will look at things
juHtlv, and calmly, therein no es^en i>d
differences, either of interest or opinion,
which are irreconcilable, or incapable of
Adjustment, So fur as the question of
shivery applies to the newlv uequi ed te"aitories,
there is, in rnv ju lament, no real
anil practical point of impoit nee in dispute.
There is not, and cannot 1m slavery,
as T firmly believe, ciilu-r in California.
New Mfliifo or Dpm*?-t Ami if tin J !?.?
ho, why continue the controversy on a
nvre ftb.strnction? The o'her disturbing
question* respi c'? tbe restoration oi fug'tivoiaves,
and flivery in the QUtrict of
Columbin; nnd I know no *ca*on why just
and fiiir moa*uro?i, all within the undoubted
l'smiis nnd requisition* of the ''onstituti-?i.,
might not bo adopted, which should
give, on those subjects, general satisfuotion.
At any rate wo should make tho attempt?
became ko long us these di-isentiona
continue, they ^mbarruss tho government,
interrupt the quiet <>* 'he pe<
f>le, nnd alarm their fe?rs; and ren.'er it
>jghl> improbable thai important > ct?- of
legislation, ?ifleoiing great ohieflfp, and in !
which (he whole country is deeply inter- }
e-ted, can he accomplished. Indeed, tho
ordinary operation^. esservid to the'ex
i-annui* of the government, and it? d til v
adminhtra.io't, m<H\t with Qh?"jk? mil
hindrance* Hito^tlifr imp 'ccedentrd.
We must return to oj: own fctun^ of
conciliu'ion nnd regard?w?? must refrrsh
ourwlvp* Ht those I u 6 fonnUiiim of mutual
eateem, common patriotism nnd frotcrnnj
mnfi/|)'nco. wIkm hi>n?j|i>;iun( itnil
healing water* ho copiously overflowed
the tnnd through the stru^ta of the revolu'i
?n, ntid in the o irly ye iVh of the government,
The <i \y Inn come, when we should
open an J on* liojrw to the u I
vice of fhe (f'-'e it Path r n lm co tmry.
"It is of irifi iit^s nv?n 'n'," said lie; "thi:,
you should property estimate the immense
value of your national U.nion, to
your collective owl Tndivi<Jurl hippinesB
?that yo i should ohe:idi a oord'nl. hah
ituidand immovable attachment to it; nocustominif
yourselves to think and speak
of it as "f the palladium of your political
gafety nnd piospetitv, wntchipg for its
preservation with jealous anxiety; di<rountanceirp
whatever may suggest even
n suspicion th <t it can, in uny event, he
abandoned: nnd indhrnnntlv frnwnlnir nr>.
? o *S "ty
on the (tret dawning ot every attempt to
alienate nnv poition of our e. untry from
the rest, or to enfeeble the sacred ties
which now link together the various
putts.*' |
Notwithstanding what miy occasional
lv appear on the surface. the Ameic.an
mind is deeply imbued with the spi :t of
this advice. The peonle when seiious
d;inger threatens, will, in my opinion,
stand fist by their government. They
will suffer no imp i ing of its foundation
?no overthrow of its columns:?no disorganization
of its structure. The Union
and the Constitution are to stand; and
what we Iv.ve to do is, so to ndminUier
the government, thai i il men hi ll I o
more an I more sensible of its I encfV'ieut
opeintlons, rrd its ii t stinn I le m h e.
Il is not inappropriate that 1 should
Poootnfany this cmver to your letter, bv
the copy of a recent dem.e l e?
tween the Hon. Ilu^h N. Smi h, delegate
fom New Mexico, now in this city, and
1 have the honor to 1 e, gentlemen,
with profound regard, you. olligtd follow
citizen nr.d ol<diert 1 mil le > * int.
Correspondence of tne ( hurt s'on Courier,
Washington. Jpril 14.
Mepsrp. Holmes, Wnthtop nnd Vena i
I do. of I lie l'on>c, have boon invi'ed by
the Seivte committee to iiceompi'nv
them to South Carolina, with the rem ins
of Mr. Calhoun, and they have accepted
the oflieo. Mr. Clarke, of Rhode Island
has Icon appointed to fill Mf. Ifehntyr's
place on tl o Senate committee. TItev
expect to leave Washington Monday
we? k.
Mr. Benton'* recent course has not
dbconrnpe ordi*org tnized the friend* of
conciliation antl e< ni promise, l>ut ha* served
touni'e as \x? II us to determine them.
II** i< ttotv ranked with Mr. Sewtrd and
Mr Root, and, indeed, is looked upon as
the lender of il e Kree Soil purl v. He resists
nnvarrangement by which the present
national conflict can b<* adjusted in a
manner satihf'C'o v to the South. His
I ite lc'tcr, published in Afisrnuii, hen given
offence to nil the Southern men and to
the iCor'hcrn democrat*; On the hole,
hi< influence here h somewhat impr i ed.
It has therefore happened thi.t a vijjo
nni< and sucocsriui rally ol Mouthein
members of tlic House, and Northern
co-iservatlve democrats has tnk'-n pl>oe
in favor of concili itioti and compromise.
So ne of the Southern men, who hi>ve
heretofore hcen opposed toihendmi won
of fi?difo' ni>', will waive their ohjeeti >ns
to it, provided Northern men will connect
with it the TerritO'i'd governments wi'hout
the JFilmot p,-ovi-o. Thir ty or lorty
Northern men arc believed to he pr?pured
for tin* measure, nnd thus ifs success
is ensured. Wo one hits any douht that
the Senn e will com' ine lh **? me e-vea
in o jo hill. Notwi' listHtidinu1 Mv. flen
tun'snppo-irion, they wi'l have the Committee
of Thirteen, unci a unanimous report
in favor of combining California and
the Torritori il <jfovernmtW?ts and thus pasa
thi-i measure, by a m ijo ity of six.
The tables arc turned, and the F>ro
Boiler* a?e thrown i i?o a mi inrity. and it
is from them tha? p irit imentary obatruelions
to the action ot llm m ito it v are to
be expected. If i o*hi ijj should lumpen
to mar the proM'nl improved n.-p?-ct of this
m i tor, and adjmtnvnt of it nmy l>e ef
jfoo'e 1 some time between thi* nnd September.
Correnpoi'dence of the Charle ton Courier.
Washington, ,lpjil 17* 1850.
Disturb I nee in the U. 8. Semite.
In the (Sen-ito uk day, a row took place
between M'-.vua. Benton nnd Koote. IJenton
Maid in debate, (hat. the South oiled
wolf, when the e wa? no dm go , nnd that
?!,?? -r. ...rl I..? .? .
VIIV i^</aviuiiuMi?ii^a *? n mu UWIIVIlt'lSUi;munt,
A/t\ Builer rc| lied, and w>u followed
hy Mr. Fo.ite, who commenced to
m ike pcivonul remaib* on Mr. Barton, in
an excited tow*. The Vice Prut&kmi did
not intci jio c, (sin! UeiiUui moved Im-iilv,
unci in n hostile manner tow irJx K^nr,
Ih.ili weie in the outer tew of >eat?.
Koole piom.vdy It'll bw pon U>?>, mid
standing in die ttica Vonlin.? the I'hair.
p.''oaciutsd u piiiol. Benton wiw not Drilled,
and called on the Senate 10 notice
the in liter, or nil woald h ive to oht in
weapo id. Ko iie ulntcd that he whh hctiug
oa the defensive, Mid that he tttppueed
thnt Jk nton intended to ah jot or
RtJih him, nnd ho left the corner with tlx
I view of defending himself without endangering
other* Denton excliimod thnt ii
wu? a Iving und cowardly pretext for ?s.
siissinntiun, nnd that ho never omicd
The ?5enfite wns pil-ied nnd pnnic
mw'uuk, luvo^ijgujon i;ho tiih hjuum
uppeiM ridiculous, but n Clommittyo o!
seven was ordo'f*d to inqui'<? into it.
Richard M. Young, of Illinois a Ddnv
ocraf, was ?'loofe I Clcik of tlic House
i:i place of T. J. O.impbell, deceased.
Wo Ii.'IVm ln>p fivn'ot! nitvs t\\n N V
Mirror, wi'h tln? perusal r.f a letter from
n ynumr E itflislimnn, who on the 1 Otli
of March 1 isi left this fit v in com puny
with twentv-thtee others, (Anw i?*an citizens)
for Cnlifonin. Any thinjf relating
to these strangely enercfetlc an?l devoted
peopl tlie Mormon^, is just now peculiinly
interesting; the more fo iis the ticcounts
we have received of their new
city are too vngue fo enable any one tr
form any definite idea of this new erection
in the wilderness. After detnilinp
the miseries of their journey* 'ind the
hard-hips ondu'ed, the wii!??rwiv?:
About the middle of June I was taken
ill, nnd with slight interruptions con
united so uhmI wo notched tl e cry
Vou will perli-to* invt^irte tint heinir s?
ftyU-d i< tvscml les nn American cilv, l)Ul
it is only in prospcct. The hnunenhrc
ei'hcrof logs, or built of mud Initio
culled 'dobics'nnd bnt in a few instances
nre not 1 triror than one or two room*
but timo will >U'eom|)li<h much fo?* lhi?
( tierpcttn nnd f itlifu! peo{M\
house stands in nn ncrennd a half of jr trden
ground, t in a Mock forming
square*. Tin' streets, which s r- wide
me t?? be line 1 with trees, and a cm I
for the pu'po^e of iri Ration, turning
through I he centre. As our wp^on enthis
beautiful vnllev, wiih il e lorp
absent comforts of 11 home in prospect* I
expci<?r.eed n consider*, hie clwrge for
the hett?r:?nd when, to mv surpiiseimd
gratitude, I met >1 pious, kind, nrnl inteligent
nitist, who took me, emaciated,
( irk. mikI dirty. Jo hh humble home, my
lutpniness seemed complete.
'You must from llu-ir own work* tend
th" history of the Mormonites, rod you
will then learn how t hi 4 despised peoph
have hp4in d iven J orn place to place, and
persecuted until they have at length
found a h iven in the almost inacccss bl?
valley of the RoeVy Mountains, when
are gat hoed together f:om almost everv
na ion, some 10.000 of thrse who leh
happy ;n sncrili-injr all that the world
hold* dear for the sake <>f their fait! ; -md
lifter struggling with innum mble diffioul
ties nd hatdships, are building their teirnliu
'trt t!\n u i'rlui v.is.!.!!.
inrrennrg 'oth in j-piii n>-1 nnd tempom!
woullh. The hind fu-re i> mosi frui'ful?
I Jim t<?Iii thnt it produce* eip'iU lu tuh
of wlient lo thencie; nnd > ine, melons,
with oilier fmits nnd vcffetiihlesgrow in
profusion. Aci'ylof, ihiit i*v!one net
nnd n half, nviy he puivhwed for one dol1
?r nnd fifty eep* nnd would "product
f io<| M-flVi-nt ioi* my w'Hitx ihe whoh
ye;ir. No m;>n with ordinary in?elli??enec
enn he.poor in such n phice, nnd then
gloMous p i\ih'jx?'! he cnn lie fieo Tontin*
Imrn^mont nnd pftrplexi ios which
of tho !'
who lue mi nn nrtifif'r.i stnt<? of eofiftv
'Pl.^.-n ...... -i ,11...II..
II? f air ? inntr.iy \It-i.ni\ 111 > t >>u*
covding to this uecount of an in'ellipM t
vounjj m?n. who only ipmsdncd a shori
time in if. rhnn iho 'Cry of tlie Grenl
Salt L?b*.'
J.afesf from IV'io ,1 f'-c'ro.?T')<? S\
L'tuh Rpvoflje h?8 a |tv?r diicd 'Sanin
F?\.Ti n. 31.' from which v ? mn'ke the
following extract. /Icoording to the
clti.ll'tpw# i\r lit.. iu ifni' (Ik. IahiiV r? n
'???? i.iW < ?i vm vw ? . v ' f y??v *v?? n '? y ui
New Mexico i? in n deplorable eomiFion
Wo nro left. without a xingto f i.*n<1
ifw nnmerou* tribeH of Indian?
thnt punovind lie. The Apuchrs, NiiViV
jVir**; nml Eufiiwe, me now in open wai
wi.h us. Dtily me thev committing
fh< ir depi edn ?ne: ki!lin?f the iidxihitHnts,
nn<} *1'lying off their stork by thousand*
Thep h'tve own so bold ns tiS eo*m
within three mil^-iof the PI izi of 8 intu
F<*. nnd kill n Mexican who lvid went (c
tl,r mmintxin ;.fter wooif; mel n->t lon^
finee in Dortnmi ''iev romrtiiited th?ft?
within seventy \ -Is of the sentry. A id
fv v tlw jvoor C'/iliforoJjt emigrants, whr
hurl pn.wd t1w* nliiins in sufety, fell \ ictJms
i?? tlit-ir rut'Vsa kniw.s ?nd tomn!<
hntvks'. Jf wo>\if oMigt'd to submit l?i
thin sVi'e offlflf |rt. tvv hn:l tetter j/jvt
lib few Mexico tin to Miff Mi-xlcurt*,
.?nd l??t Ihi'tVi m -fwifoit. nsht'st they W?iy,
I tM ik tVie (> >vn nor ititon<F? c.dlmg out
n irgimcnt of v?.luut< cr? to nvrngu tin
wrongs of the ciiilchi. They complain
and justly too;
> J At a mee'ieg of tlie committee of the j
. City Council and citizens hel l list evening,
it w is m tnimou ly
Itesohfd, That thu Cllviirmin lio ro- |
I quo?te<l to invite the Hon. the Members
1 of tho Son ite *nd H?v.ue of Rep e^entni
tivort of t'-e State of South Carnlin t, the
citizens nf this .State, and other States, to j
f unite in the contend pi ito?l funeral ohser|
quies of the h'te Hon. John C. Cnltpoun.
) In eoi fi mitv with the u^ove llesolu,
tion, the undersigned respectfully extends
the i ivita'fon.
It is expected thnt the Scnatoii .l nnd i
State CVnmittees, in charge of the body !
of the deceased, will leave Washington
m. CM on illn 0<?i1 nrwl 11 rwi'n
\ / " " \ * *".
i tit Chiiilcsion on Fiidnv, tin* 20.h inst.
1 I|. R. Banks,
.Ch'rn Corn, of City Cn'il an 1 ci'.izcns.
[( harleston Courier.
We witnessed ves'erday, Jn the cir- J
cuit court of the United 8taU?, u veryjnt'levi
g scene. A pawnee Indian yvasj
| brorght into eo.u? t, to he fwornns a wit- '
' j ness, toU'.-tifv l>efo-? the ft'and jury, in j
icferenoe to two other Indians n >w .con- 1
j fined in jf>il on a charge of murder. The
I ? i . i i < ti
wniii-sn ciiuiu noi ^n a won 01 i^n- :
gli^b, 'ut could speak the Ctiw latyiU tge. ,
thereupon two Caw Indinns wwe pro- '
duced a? interprets, lint, unfniti natelv.
they could not spei k J'-n^li h. It whs,
' therefore, found nece>fnrv to swear a
' half-bieed lndiai to inte prot tl.c o.'.ih
into tin* Caw 1 nguige, and by tho tw >
Caw Indi ins, it w is to l?e interpreted to
(lie witness. Tint the In H uu seamed to
lie be so pronndly ignorant of the nature
(I ??f an oath, that after several ineffectual
r.ttempts to make them comprehend the
object of the p' ooeeding, it was abandon*
> ed by the eou,-t.
In the course of the proceeding the
Pawnee entered into conversation wi ll
llu' elder of two Caws, and fi i.dly extended
his lvmd (o him which w is accepted.
He then held out his hand to the younger
Oaw - -a fi ie, sMaight, athletic young
man. wi.li bate and brawny arms and
chest. The young man indUjno.n'y refused
the profFered hand wish a gesture
n| contempt, and with an air of offended
dignity drew I trick fom the Pawnee.
We have rarely witnessed a mo e sinking
see e or one wI ich placed in I'd- I
' der relief ti.o haughty dignity of the In j
' di m character.?St. Louis (Mo.) Intel (
The United 6' a'es pcVooncr Ariare. '
' r!?ptnin Ryan, arrived yetftcrdny f:om
' T.mpn Hay, making the run from Egi.nnt
I.-land to the mouth of the liver
in forty-two l;ou s.
j Captain icports thnt Hilly Bowlegs
' hud left his village, near Cailosahntchee,
I puppoH?d to be employed in collecting !
his cattle, &c.
The Golonej Clay left. Timpji on the
I 27ih ult. for Chailotie Harbor, touching
at jVanstte for horses, subsistence, dro.,
1 ar.d it was thought would bri g tidings
> of Rillyand l is people, a though the snd
1 den disappearance of 1 'illv towards the
! Cypress Swamp was \iewed suspiciously.
It is s dd that S.un Jones is not in
' that vicinity,
On the arte: noon of tho 30th ult, saw
off Egmcnt Inland Bar, the Colonel Clay
? returning fiom Obailotte llarhor. She
i i was too fat oft'to make out whether ln1
(Hans were on hoard or not. Genouil
i 'J'v.igguU ir.p.dly recovering.?Delta. ,
Diwovery of a Great Lake.?A Orcat Lalta '
ha* been discovered in the interior of South
' i Africa during ft jotnnhy < f exploration by two
^ gentlemen, Murray and 0?wnll. It fopituato.l
j in longitude 24deg. vast, and Htitude 10
couth, ami itn limits appear kd.'? jmible. Ao
| crrJing to the native-, lx-WiVur, it tak?H twenlive
dnya to travel round it. The vegetable*
l oaits b:ink< are tr<?picat, Mid palms uro abun>
dant, but it eon aim no crocodile* aligatnr*.
, or lii|)[>o|>otaioi, It i* ?j>proj'ched by ft river,
. whii'ii for come distance is of small mko, and
' which, an it approaches ihu Jul ? beoonies aa
thtf Clyde, 'J liu It^ko itself ban i-dund^i it. but
I i i.Mud ihe e art* den i-ly populated byp
, rneo en: Irely dilFeront from in >*e near the borders
of the Like. i'eliciuu are numorou*. ai
a).o Ji h, M ine of which resemb'o perch and
? ? _i t ... ?a ? ?a ii r\n
t'lirp, nil I WUIgU uuiwwtw 'to an i gu in. mere
1 aro likewise u gro.it number <?? >lt-pliaut?, ?l,
though iw a du-criptiou mj.tih nuuilor thau
tbb-e nearer the county. mc nn iviw; who.^e
[ ianguugo wa* unlike any other dialect *poken
' by the uiher tribn-. of South Africa, appeared
to be of an interior nature, an J to be much
I atllictcd with pulmonary di*?a*e.
1 Death of Maj. O'Brien.?We regret to
I learn of the death toy cholera of thi* gal- |
> 1 ipt officer, at ludianola, Texan, on the
2d*u*\. M tjor, then we believe Lieulemtnt
O'Biicn, was the officer who dw-j
' tingni*hed hi,v)dcJfso higMy at IWuna
! Vista, in command of ihe artillery.
Keokuk, son of the celebrated Indian
t tvanior, and I u tern Sac and l'ox Imi
dim*, .ecently ariived M St. Lout*, to
, attend the tii.d of lw.? Indians, now in 1
I jail iu that city, ohm-god with murder, |
Anecl te of Professor Sedgwick.?II*
lucrative of Profetwir Sedgwick's huni-ir
for a joke, a stovy in told that
?h "i once on a vis!t to Scarborough,
wl.ere 1 o hud an engagement to dine, lie
stopped by the Wftvside, nnd peroned
him *ejf ? n n henp of stones, as h his
wont, pulled out his geological hummer,
nnd b:-g tn hammering away in fine style.
Whi'e thus engaged, a lady drove up 'n
a four-wheeled chaise. Interested, apn
M'unllv II* l?ic anrl Mm
r J' - ....v. "
for jx sione-bi either, for tho Prpf??8>-or is
notvo-v particular in tho matter of dress
on geological excursions --the lady, after
having asked n few questions ns to
whether ha could earn hi* living by his
icnp 11i< i), how njunv children he Imd,
and if he brought them uo to s?tone break
injr, toallol which ilu? Professor replied
wi li I,efiujng t'iankfulne<s an S humility,
if'ivo him a shilling and drove off. On
bin arrival at Scarborough, whom should
he m.'ct. at t'ie table of his frien-l but tho
lnjly in question. Tho lidv did not reeoijni-e
him in his mo f ?ivjli-ed attire,
byt exptes>ed bar oonvici.ipi) that she
h id seen h s race before.
'Oh, yes. nut'in,' replied JProfp*sor
Sedgwick, 'don't you remember speaking
to a man on the ro?l, Kskimr him how
ninnv child ,c 1 lie had, a id giving him a
shilling? Here it is,' continued he pulling
the coin ou' of h's pocket, 'and I'll
kt ep it for y >ur suke:'
So suy'n f. the lively Piofe sr>r whipped
the shilling in'o his poeketng-nn, and
very soon clvn med the lady and the comp
ny with his conversational powers.
The author of 'Etchings of n Whole
Voyage.' relates the following:
An Englishman some years tince vi>iled
the tomb at St. Helena, and >i dited
in thu register a verse on the ex*Etppe?or
to this eft -ci;
J3onoy was n prrcnt ninn,
A -dI tier brave an 1 true;
But \Vclling'?n (|j l tick him at
Tlio fluid of Watorloo.
This was not in very good taste, not
exactly such an allusion as an Englishman
s! ould he guilty of at the tomb o! a conquered
foe. Neverthelfss it contained
iin indisputable truth. A Yankee visited
the pla. f soon after. Determined to
punish the bragg irt for "so illiberal and
unmanly an attack on the dead, he wrote
iiuiiit'ui iwiy unucr ii.?
liuf Kroater still, and braver far,
Ami toucher tlinn nh<>e-lei?thor,
Wfti Washington,a m tri wh it could
Hove licked 'em *11 together.
TheVext visitor was ft Frenchman,
who, like nil his coun'iy, was deeply i t~
tached to the memory of Napoleon.
When he had rend t.l?e ?rnl lines lie ex*
el limed with looks of horror and disgust,
'Mon Dieu! Quel sneiilege! Snns dunte.
Ifs Angl U sonte grand cochons!' The
V:inli?u i:liimi?nt urlilitinn iw?t nttpnofii/l
his eye. lie started ns he re"d,gasp?
injj, Lriinncd and read the lines again then
gashing his h;iir, dashed about the r< ora
in h paroi^m of indii/nation, fcreamfiiir.
'D'ahle! Monsieur Hull is one grand grat d
1 rute! hut le frere Jonnthnn is on" cn<*.
Arel o'ihle! I clmll;n!.e him! I shall
cut him up in very small pieces.' lie
called for his hr>rse, rode post haste to
town, nnd sought the \anlceo every
where. Alas! the bird had flown. A
*hln had just sailed, the skipper was
Pray or Die.?On Tuesday night, a
person was committed to jail in Northsi<in/l
rvloi-A-l in o wJll* ?
rrtrilao, who had been confi ic?d there
temporarily, previous to hi? being taken
to the Insane Hospital at liratiloboro.
After the new comer had turned in for
the nighi, h|s cFHzy chum ordered him
up, told I i n to dress him-elf, nnd then
make a praver, or ho would choke him
to death. Tl ere whs no way but to
gbey, :ind after making what he supim^d
to be a sufficiently long prayer,
ne stopne 1. His inquisitor* told him to
keep on, AM h? actually kept him prayi
xjr all niglitt. '{vifve poor mnn w;is not relieved
until the jattarin hij bretkfast.
Ratamo on you
"Gosh Amity! I didn't buy um nigger,
I rni.-od ura on shnrts."
'How be dat?" . 4
*'D(u'-? true, trua an parohmcnt, for
yalleiSrun steal tv<>p and gib me dis
one not to tell.??V? t. ynw, yawl"
< ? ... I^ll ?.tJ - 11?
.\io tiioio iwun ?u ici: M(itu ? pnmo
gentleman to n handsome young U'ly, ?*
lie planum! hi? foot havohs the threshold.
'Y?*# &?r.' 'Ana Are you tolw>M witll
them?' 'No, wr, I'm to La laiafowi'
Nothing i? troub.?,ou*? ih?t ir? ('f IfIIr+

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