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SATURDAY, , - AUGUST 10, 1872.
i I recent nuinber the Shiawassee
'.. I American neks: .
.-..' i What la the matter with the Xortherh
Ohio Jocnal? In it last issne it says
' that Missouri was admitted into the Union
i in mi, anil Michigan in WWy and pub
liskea in glaring capitals a "pronpectus
for 1827-3.", - ,
Most probably the proof-reader was
engaged in aa iu.ia.iie attempt to dis-
prove the truthfulness of the old adage
that "figures won't lie." '"""'
i- a The question: of. the practicability of
lI xsompolsorr " edacatiorj ;Isl' receiving ife
rolntloTrlffJInndjPhe-ScnTiot BoartTt
of London &aye .commenced to put in
' force -the-power which-:they fjoesess to
cull, to account negligent or refraetory
' parents'," and btit short time since live
persons were summoned before" the
4'hiTmes Police Court for having refused
or . neglected to send their children to
" ' school. ' Of this nuiuber four were able
to.e-ive satisfactory excuses, but the
fifth was not equally fortanate, and,
... proving contumacious, was fined
-TiiE Melbourn people are just , begin
ning to find out ' the Advantages of the
-. utreet-car sy tcm, : or1 ? what - they call
1 "tramways"-over the Old-fashioned and
niow-bmnibas."' ThC Jttelbourn Omnibus
'"Cbjnpany is inaugurating the movement
' ih(i has published pamphlet to show
the great aeveioproenr. wnicn tuese tram-
. -ways & ve to city travel, .owing t to , the
extra speed and other facilities. Among
Wher-things it makes a coniparUon in
' " thlsrei)ect between" London; and "Sew
"5orkv London still 'mainly relies ou
' , I oniiibuses Cor its passenger .tralic, and
the number of .omnibus, passengers , in
ijvihe JaUt year was. reported at 45,000,000
H iaa lty of 3,000,00 of .populaUon
whereas New York, with a- population
"; f some IXJOjOOO, conveyed 'in thd same
" r'time by. her city cars , 121,000,000; pas.
engers. . ,
V-..-?.. f . ,i. t i... ?
, rtH Cavonr Society has receutly pubK
lishecl sbme remarkable statistics going
-''"' improve that pnbltc education in 'Kome
is itilj. almost entirely in the hands of
...i.the clergy, acting under the influence of
, ', , the authorities at the Vatican. The So-
" ' -ctety state that there are in the city of
Rome 122 schools for boys, with 7,941
pupils, and 161 : for' ; girls; 1 with' 11,880
pupils, fpr which the Government
yearly 'subsidized to the extent of 143
v...3461ivces. In these schools it is asserted
. - that the ' Education afforded the Roman
vo'iith is calculated to give them "anti-
patriotic and anti-national tendencies
""false notions of -Italian history, childish
, -,- superstititms, and very little real knowl
edge." The Society have therefore
" tailed upon their President to memorial
'.-;ize the new' Minister of Education,1 au
' to urge the introduction of "some'(.Bew
and etlioieut system, of
school iuspec-
' ''Last week, near, St. Louis', at the 'bot
tom of a clean cut hole which reached to
- ; i&epth'ot' more than thirteen, feet froiri
- xhe.surfaoe of the ground, Mr, Murdoch
found a large meteoric stone, -which
weighed something over twelve pounds.
Sand was' Composed plainly of Iroj,' In
shape it was an oblate spheroid, and
. therefore before it reached the earth was
t probably in semi-fluid state and re-
reived upon ks axis'.: During the week.
too, there have come reports from other
parts of the country, telling of, the fall
. .f mecteorttes, some of which , were. of
immense size ...There have also been
i several extremely- brilliant auroras, as
'v ias that oliserved lil this place last Sal
.".'Vurday'night. Indeed, take ri'al together
the' ''signs .of the times" indicate, either
- -that the: preaeut year is ti witness an
immensely large and brilliant display of
' "August, MeteorSj" or that these phe
nomena are the forerunners' and portent:
of. the, idreadf ul , catastrophy by . which
. on Monday iiiext, the earth- is to.- be de
' stroyed under the rtaliflc whack of Plan.
,3L,fKVf dayS sincfe'we read ah article in
. sue oj.ttie Jasteru papers in wnicn tne
j;vwTit5-complained most bitterly of the
excessive use of eertain- stereotyped quo-
"' tations line in- themselves, hut rendered
al'most' nauseous by ;heirig incessantly
. . ,dragged into, the speeches . and para
. graphs s"of ordinary people.,;.. A dance
-;, cannot ,be .described, he. says, but that
! 'tone' must hear of the "light faatastic
f"",toe"'--a man Can not die, but one must be
'.' told that he has ' gone to that "undiscov
ered bourne from wiiich no traveler re
. turns.';.. Now. it is just a little singular
: S that .1 person-who thus sets himself up
' 'as'eensor should' fall; Into' the ' eommon
"fujji 1 Terroneous' 'way, of.' using this, last
quotation. It would have been a .good
;v.rpportuBity for . him to have preached.
. upon the 'danger of .-quoting at second
- hand'and ' he might have dwelt with
unction upon .(tUe Very decided advant
ages that arise trom an intelligent, .con
.iception of what one reads or quotes. For
:.we su limit that to talk about '.'.m undis
covered honne from 'which ho traveler
' feturns.".' is'' simply , unmeaning jion
sence. Bourne means "the bound
, i limit and tlie limit of our lives is palpa-
tile to us all it is what lies beyond that
"is undiscovered hy mortal kin. v If th
would-be crjtic should ever have occa-
."' slon to use the passage, which usage has
, ' i so senselessly mangled, it would be well
,,-,.ta turn directly to Shakespeare and giv
"i- itS'there written: lm-t i;
;"-"iliki oWa'iscOTferert cduritry'froin.whcwelwnrno
, x i OpMPABAMVEi.v, would it not be very
i . nice if physicians could only agree to so
1 "Hsagree as that the public might be re
ueyea ironi tne roie ot witnesses
their, warriugs? in - other, words to do
their . lighting elsewhere than in print
- j.Forynstance -there .is,-.ab the present
titne, '- quite an animated discussion be
' iri'casrted ou over the question whether
klcohol- is or. is hot an element! of hu-'
; - trition, and, while one scientific , man
i tells us that it is only a .stimulant' and
,: relish, another, ; equally .scientific in
!! reptatiion,, assert it to lie nothing else
! i rhau poison, while still a third, with no
- t less claims upon our consideration, not
ohiy . proclaims it to be food but that
.' , Xherc are "abuiidjUJt instances on record
- where life has been sustained by it when
- all other1 means of hutrinlenthad proved
' unavailing. ' In a late number of the
Frortioner is an article by A. Duprei in
'vh,ich the wj-lter combats the second of
'thoso-.Tyiewa ,and, in' support, of his po-.
- i pit ion, adduces proofs that alcohol taken
' ' in moderation is callable of supplying no
' ' small portion of that, energy ' necessary
to sustain life. Without attempting to
. - 'decide upon so momentous a quastion it
,' - is ! yet possible that there may be some
truth in each of these different positions.
At'; least one gains the the impression,
froth' reading the" several arguments,
that the merits of alcohol, like those of
.y.ni'tfny otlier articles,Iie in the use or the
' abuse )f it. i ,Takeu In small quantities
. i and simply as a stimulant it may possi-
- rWy be capable of resisting the wear and
' tear. Of life and even of partaking of the
,'.v'vharacter . pf food, but taken, Ju excess
- nd ns a narcotic, it is a poison and puts
' man on the high road to paralysis and
i - death.
. . -
East, West, North & Southi
o . n
&Q-.. &?Q. I
fife RpliblLan tAifty Jn
ion at
Jff'prcukii. nominated Akl Lamb, of
IBCtt!ClrrmnTtr.lrntgy;;M. Lr Mor
risdir,"' crr'ji.hMiTtira ;onirr 'CommHt-
sioner; O. iollert, ot I'lerpomt, Aiinrnr
ary Blrect0rV"3ir. Beits has-gh'en uiii-
Vesul satisractton as lTOiiare juage,- anu
he was renominated arranimously, while
the otlier offloes ware somewhat warmly
contested.- The Convention also passed
resolution requesting ; Senator. Jack
Casement to resign, as he had ceased -to
carry out the principles o the Kepuon
ean party. :-, - . . i ; an ., -- . .
. Last Thursday afternoon, ; a iyoung
jrirl, named Strickler, sixteen year old,
II v in:' ill juiiu vuiuiuuun. , i . v.
irathei ine blackberries was bitten" in the
lower part of one of her legs "by a rat
tlesnake., Greatly:, attngnteu sue nur-
rieu to lier nome aim as booh as pussiuiv
medical attendance was.strmnoned, but
the great length of lime intervening be
fore antidotes were resorted to, to- neiv,
tr&lize the efi'eets of the Doisoiw .reudi
ered the case a most difficult one for the
physician. The unfortunate girl was
keDt. alive until Friday morning, a
period ot more .( tnan, two. aays, wnen
death ensued. ' . .' , : ,..','
Mr. Strader, at the Auditor's oniee.
furnishes the following items as return
ed bv the Assessors in Franklin .county
. . is If . 1 O-T.l tl',, ,i
structures, dwellings, hotels', -etc; 011111-
ber 31 0. value 34.30.- nartie -aiwt, sta
bles, number 50, value $32,790; mills,
machine shops, factories, etc., nuiuoer o,
value $21,000; stores, shops, warehouses,
and other places ot misiuess. niunuer jo.
value $85,000; .churches, , iuunoer i,
value $12,000; iuiuoejrijneous building,
value $7,000. Total, $408,005. National
Banks. - number 3. capital, uo,uuu,
other banks, number 9. capital, 1!)6JXX)
Total. $906,000. Turnpike roads, 12, aud
their length 161 miles, .Average num
ber of paupers in the infirmaries, 22;
number of . families, assisted by the
couutv. 2j7. numbering in all l,U2S per
sons. , Number of county buildiiigs, 3,
value of same. $120,000. .".
The following is, the declaration oi
principles adopted at the' Cuyahoga
Couutv Prohibition Convention' ou Sat-
ufday. ' : ' - i' ,
That oar national government uirecuy
countenances and encourages : a system
of- crime against tlw people,., by collect
ing revenue of the ono mmdreu auu
httv thousand uianntacturers, anu deal
ers, iii intoxicating liquors,)!)' Ije .cotin-
That this is a flngrant .uepai-ture irom
duty on the part of the government. ;,
mat Willie ft runs sustains aim lavora
crime, it will entirely tail to protect tne
people, wlio sull'erat the' hands-, of these
criminals.'-1 I'!-,:-) ! i.-. .
That the platform of the Republican
party -adopted1 Ht Philadelphia,, in its
seventh resolationyexpressly declares a
purpose to coiiecc revenue iron tins
source, and in its sixteeijtii yesoiutioii
pledges .the, party, not tq interfere by
legislation witutlie onsiness jtuese men
pursue, , "-..-.:-'--
That the Uemoer.wp aiid jfenuinican
parties, by their past'. history 'aqdby
pledges given, stand ,in tne relation oi
sureties to the dram-shop, and under
this strong combination to commit and
uphold crime, tlie poopio must suner
intil a political party snail -arise mat
knows neither;-' 1 ' '-'' "'S. '-
That we, as citizens seeking our.own
and our fellows'- highest good,; avill use
out'totignes and ballots to change the
administration of our goyei-nniept from
the support of crime and crinunals, to
its.iegitimate-iunctions m protecting tne
innocent and, defenseless, ami restrain
ing their eneioies from tiia perpetration
of wrong, w ..;.'
, ... pisTRipr.oF cp).t'if'iiA, : H ,
The following is the'public debt state
ment, ending June 31st: '
Six per cent.. bowl;..
Five per cent, bonds.;. -Total
coin bonds ,
...i.8t:i,80,soo oo
, v, 114,567,30 -J (XI
. . ln;SB1.-)r)4,100 00
. . . : ' ' !4.1SB,0(I0 00
-11,595,910 25
856,080,107 00
I,'- 42,015,371 47
.'-? 81.690.:M0 00
Lawnil money debt. : .
Matured debt.- i.-. ;
lgal tender notes.
Fractional currency.,. ,
Coin certificates .- -. . : I ...... .
Total without interest. . ... ji-j.
Total; deht. vt4-tn-
Total interest
Cash in treasury, coin ".
... S,247,0S9,!e 28
., . 2,273,41(1,700 83
' 8(5.316,771 60
:;? S9,81,89 54
A.. - 16.0:JS.354 85
TotSl' la'timnira ' ' " ' 1 SO
Vurency, ..
Debt logash in- treasury. .-.U :9,188,058,656 44
Decreas during montU ,, 3,4a7,t7 18
1 The- payments made froni the Treasury
bv' warrants, durifig July, 'were-as' fot
lows! .-Civil and misoellaneous; $7,311,-
582 1 -war. $3,509,999: tiavy, $2,718,402;
interfor.-pensions and Indians,.- $2,509,-
800.5"-Total, $46,049,783.- .! ::i ,
;' The Superintendent of the-Mounted
recruiting Service has been -; ordered to
forward two hundred-recruits to Fort
Hayes. Kansas, to ' be 1 assigned to the
Sixth Cavalry'' ! ?. ' - ' .i
J Durmg the week much Interest has
been: excited by- - tho ; publi shed ; oorre-
spondence Between'wenator Sumner anu
Speaker Blaine, and we present, .below,
the full text of both letters,.! The first is
a replytto and comnient.upon the let:
ter writteu by ilr SuniBor. under date
of July 29, and., addressed by . Mr-' iSum!-
ner to the colored voters of the Lnited
States;, advising them, to join the. new
party and cast their votes for . Greeley
and Brown. -It reached Mr .Sumner, as
follows on Friday last; -t:hi w . i
' !" ' : ' 'AtJGrsw' Me. July 31 ,; 1872. '
United State sen-
' DEijt SiHi-Your'letter'-'priblished in
the papers Of this morning,- will' Create
profound pain and regret among your
former political friends throughout Jfew
Jtiiigiand. lour power to 'lirjure ijen
cral Grant ' was exhausted iti your' re
markable speech in .the' Senate; your
lower to injure yonrsclf 'was hot fully
exercised till vou announced open alli
ance with Southern secessionists Jn their
efforts to destroy the 'Republican party
brtfie nation,'" ! have but recently read.
With ' much Interest: 'a. circumstantial
and niinutc' account,' given by you in'
the fourth yolmne ot yoar works of the
manner in which you were struck down
in the Senate Chamber in 18567 for de-
fending the rights ,or tne negro.- -me
Democratic party throughout the South
according to your own showing; to some
extent in the 'North also;' approved that
assault upon yon, J. Toombs;'of Qet,r
gia, announced his approval, of ft" In 'the
Senate, and Jeff Davis, fonr. 'JnOntbs af
ter its occurrence, wrote it. letter to South'
Carolina in' fulsome; eulogy of Brooks
for having SO nearly taken your life.' 1 1
is safe to say every man in the South
who rejoiced ovfer the attempt to murder
you. was afterwards found iii rebel con-
sniracv to murder the nation-. ' It is still
safe to say that every one of them "who
survives, is to-day your iriiow lanorer
in support of Horace Greeley. 1 In 1850
he would Indeed have hoop a rash proph
et who predicted vour fast "aUianoe six
teen vears after' with 3Iessrs. 'Toombs
and Davis in efforts to reinstate their
own party in power. : In all '. the start.
ling- mutations of American politics,
nothing so marvelous has ever occurred
as the fellowship of Jtobert ' Toombs,
.Teffersoh Davis and Charles Sumner, in
a joint effort to drive 'the - Republican
party from power,' and hand over'- the
government to the ' practical rontrol ' of
those who so recently sought to' .destroy
it. ; It is of no avail for-vou'to take ref
uge ' behind the Republican '' reconl ot
Hbrace-Greeley. Conceding for;tiie sake
of argument (as I do not in fact believe)
that Horace Greeley would' remain firm
in his Republican principles, he 'would
be powerless against the Congress' thaj,
would come into power with liini in tb
event of his election,' ' We have bad a
recent and striking illustration. ' in the
case of 'Andrew Johnson, of the inability
of the President to enforce his policy or
even ' his measures against the will of
Congress; ' What more power' would
there be in Horace Greeley to enforce
tlie Republican policy against a Demo
cratic Congress than there was In An
drew Johnson to enforce : a- Dcmoera'ic
policy against a Republican Congress.
And besides Horace Greeley has already,'
in his letter of acceptance, taken ground
practically against the Republlciiu 'doc
trine so often enforced by yourself, pf tho
duty of the National Government to e
tection of life, "person and property. Ii
Mr. Greelej-'s letter accepting the Cin
cinnati nomination, he pleases ' every
Ka-Klux nd niilsiirHasrtie SonttK by re-.
peatingtheI)eaMcraticfeant about loon
sen government, ana inveiguiiig'ui
good relxparlauce against centraliza
tion, andif finally deciaring that there
shall be tu federal supervision of the la-tdt-nfit
iihfiii- nf the spiral SLfis and
-ftonTticrpaliUesrhtlt theySwicti' shall be
left free to enforce the rights and pro
mote the well being of the inhabitants,
by such means as in the judgment of its
tm it peopl e- sh air-be prewrihed. fhef
meaning of all this, in plain Engusn,is
that no matter, how. the colored citizens
of tbfe iJoutU -Aal hused,Vwt-otiged
and oppressed, Congress shall not inter
fere for jheirprotnpntDut,ieave tnem
to the tender mercies of the locaT self
government administered by white reb
els. Do you," ai 4 friend .to r tho
colored man. appcoeftJkist'pbatioii
of Mr. Greeley ? You cannot forget,Mr.
siorrof Congress you wafer red with uiffT
in'.'regam- to tne poesUtHtnc fr Having
yOur civil i4gbt jill pa3sed"-fty." th
HoOSe: it was fnodoeed -bW yonr-peP
-mmH friend, ir. Hooper, and nothing
Drevented Its passage by the -House ex
cept the- raaeoroiur'.and factious- liostili-
ty or th 'iiemoeratic memoem. n i
have "orrectlv xamiBed thS'tS'oW, the
Domccratic niempers,-oii seventeen air-
ferent occasions, resisted Oie passage or
the civil rightaJiUl, by-a parliamentary
proc .knftn .as.tyvUuvaripg. They
would not even allow it to come to vote.
Two intelligent; colored raembeis from
South Caroiipa, J&lliot.and Bainey,' beg
ged of the .Democratic side of. the House
to ,pierely allwtUe oivil rights bill to
be voted .on, aud they, were! -answered
with a denial so absolute that it,auiouu-'
ted to a scornful, jeer- of die .riglits of tine
colored man.- Ami now you lend, a ouc
voiee and influence to the , a-e-electLoii of J
these Democratic members who are co.
operating with you ia eupport of .Mr,
Greeley. .Do yot) not know, Mr, Sumner
and will vou not as a candid man ae-
kaowledge tiiat with these men in pow
er in Congress,. the ngbts ol tne colored
men will he absolutely sacrificed, so far
as those rights depend on federal legist
iatiouT ' StUln f urtbeiv -Tho fight ot
tlie, colored juen in tl)is country are se
cured if secured at all, by the three great
constitutional; , auiendnieuts,. .. tlie-, tiii r
teenth.fourteeuth and.lifteentb. To give
these -amendmeriu fl scope and- effect
legUlatiou, by congress is imperatively
required, ,as yoij. -have. 150. often aud so
elouuentlv demoastrated. ji But ; the
Democratic . party are - our record: iu a
most conspicuous manner agaiust any
legislation on the subject., Jt was only
in . the montli of Febiuarjr last that my
colleague.. Mr. Peters, offered a resolu
tion in the House of Representatives, af
firming tl)e validity of the'consUtutional
amendments and Qf suel) reasonable Jog
islation of congress as may be necessary
to make them in their . letter and spirit
most ' effectual. i - This resolution, very
mild and guarded as you. will see, was
adopted by 12t yeas, ouly eight of tlie
yeas were Democrats; all the nays were
Democrats,:;-.,!: . : - . -
j Tlie resolution of Mr. Peters was tol
lowed a week later by one offered by Mr
Stevenson, of: Ohio, as follows : "Re
solved. -That we recognize as -, valid and
binding all existing laws passed by Con
gres.4 -for en foroeinant of the 13th,. 14th
and loth- Amendments of tife institut
ion tf the United ibtates, and, tor the
protection of the 0111260111- their rights
under the institution as amended. I On
the vote upon this rosQliitiou, there were
107. yeas to O nays.. . AH tba yeas wore
Republieausind they are now unamlous
in .the support 01 tjrenerai .urrantnAii
tlie navs.-were DemocratSi who are now
equally . unanimous . in i the , support of
-Mr. lireoiey. itisiuio to ap(rna some
Democrats did in, the' resolution offered
hv Mr. TSi-ooks. of Xew York, that
''Tlie.e"himlnnarivMM parts Of
of the Constitution," so long as soma
mannn thA GnmAr or vol An T.nfl 1, Inn npo
Visions of those amendmeit3 sqoiild not
be eif forced oy Congressional legislation.
Amendments are out 'sounding orass
onil tinklintr nvmh.ils to' the colored
men, , uptl Cbngj'ess. malos thetn eljco,
tlv' nnd rrnrtleat. ' .ir.' more. If the
right of the colored mail. are to bereft to
the legislation of . the Southern' States,
without Congressional intervention, ho
would' under the Demooratto adminis
tration be : dpprjyed fif th.e rjght of suf
frage, ii'' less than two years, and he
woulil be very lucky if .'he escaiiedsome
form o Chattel slavery .or 'Jeonage and
in proof Qf this danger, 1 mjght quote
volumes , or, Wlsdoia and warning from
the speeches pf Ciiarles Snmner, When
therefore, vou 'point but to the colored
men that their rights, will be safe; in the
hanflsof the Democratic party J voii de
lude, and mislead them', I do not say wil-".
fully,. .but none the ess reauy,. the
small handful of RepijbttcaHs compared
with frtio 'wtiritn '-innis wno"l'lnlle '.With
yourseir and Mr.' Greeley jn'; gohig'Oyer
to the".Democratie'partyV pannot leayeft;
that lump ot political unsoundness,- even
if you preserve your own prtgtnaj prw
c'iules in contact. The, administration
cf Mr. Greeley, "therefore," shoujd he be
elected, would be irj whole andj in detail
a. Democratic administration, knd.you
would be conipejleu to.go Nyith the cur
rent ,'or regret and tu hi b'tclr vvhen too
late to mend tlie evil vbil had done. Your
argument that Horace Greeley does not
heenme ii-Democrat W-ecef4n Demo
cratic votes, illtts&Hting it by the aualo
gy of your own election tq t)e Senatejis
hardly pertinent. .'The point is not, what
Mr Greelev will become personalty, but
what will be the completion of the great
legjsjative. branch . eft the govermnent
Ybu know very welIMr. Sumner,- that
if Mr- Greeley is elected president, Coit-
gross is handed over to toe control 01 a
party who have persistently denied the
rights of the black man,,, What course
ypu will pursue towards the qoloied man
is of. . sniall, tj consequeiipe z-alter you.
have transferred the power of the gov
ernment' to his enemy. , lhcjeolored
men in this country are not, as a elass-
enliy-htened but thev have wonderful in
stiiicts and . when they read your letter
they will know that at tue. great crisis in
their fate you have deserted thenar Chas.
Sumner. . co-operating with .Jefferson
Davis, is. not ? the sauie Charley Sumner
they.; liave hitherto idolized ,1 no, more
than . t Horace., ureeiey,.- cueerea,; to tne:
: echo in Tammany Hall, is the same Hor--ace
Greeley-whom the Republicans have
hitherto trusted... The black men of this
country will never be ungrateful for
what you hav -done for them in the
paatnot in th:bitteEoese oftlif u&hearts
will they ever - forget that, boated and
blinded by --personal hatred of one man
yon turned your back on die millions to-
wnomm past years yati-qaye'StOQu as a
shield and bulwork ot uelense.; ,ery
.;-.?. your obedient sefvauji,! n-i-.d ',
ii:;.- it taut ''.mi?iMiaiQ.--'BifJ"Srs.
'i.,.? U.Ui i-,lJ;i -. ' (fi '-( !
via. reply" to , this Senator Sumner 011
Monday of .this week addressed the fol-
lowmg to speaKer liiaiue: ,s.stf . ,
Washington, Angnst U; 1873.
' Dear Sik : .' I have seen ' the letter' ad
dressed to nicby yon. fliroligh the public
prints, and I notice esieclally that wiiile
animadverting upon my support of Ilor
aoe Groeleyj yon -say not one word in
vindication fo'f tlwtcotnpoiHid of preten
sions known as Grant-ism, in contradis
tinction' to-Republicanism,5' v.'liieh you
would install anew iii the Government.
Yon are greatly concerned about the-
company 1 keep.'- To qniet your solici
tude I beg to say that in join the Repub
licans who brought forward atj original
abolitionist, I flijd myself with so many
others' devoted to- the cause : I ' have
sei-ved always that I had not missed you
nntil yon hastened to 'report absence;
nor had I taken account of the "South
ern secessioiiists'"who, as you aver; 'are
1101V co-operating with mo in support of
this original- abolitionist, ' except Jto re
joice that, if among my former associates
some like yourself hesitate, theiF places
are supblied in: an ' Unexpected qHftrter.
You entirely 'misunderstand nie "when
you' introduce an inoidenfrof the past and
buikfon it aii argument why I should not
support Horace 1 Greeley.' ' What has
Preston Brooks, to do witli the Presi
dential electiou? ; Xtsyer wlulcasiiflerer'
did anybody hear' tue speak' of, him. in
Ujikhidiiess, and how, alter the lapse ..of
more than hilf a guiioralioii, I. will flqt
unite, with' yqu 111 dragging Jtini fom
the grave where he sleeps to aggravate
the passions of a political conflict and ar
rest the longing lor concord- Aud here
is the .essential difference between you
and nie at this juncture. I seize the op-t
portuuity to uiakelhe equal rights of all
secure through peace and reconciliation.
But this infinite boon you would post
pone.' ..:. it.W.l!V
Seven years have passed luee we' laid
aside our arms v but unhappily dui'iqg
all this period there- has' been -a hostile
spirit, towards -each other, 'while- th I
rights of colored 1 leUow-oltteens ' hifvp
bcn Vn iterpeiuai question. Seven years'
mark a natural period of human life;
Should not the spirit be changed with
the body Cau we not, after seven
yeats. commence a new lite, especially,
when; those onee our foes..fepeat the say-fH t
nig : y my; people snati oe my people,
and thy God my God" ': 1 declare my
preference finr an original abolitionist as
President, and you seek to create a di
version hyVcrAncr our rfcnf fpumrau
wrll supporthim ; to which'-I-reply, -so
mucn the Detter, their support 13 the as
surance that the cause he has so con
stantly guarded, whether of equal rights
OTTenic111atlon,-ls accepted by DeTno-'
crats, and this is the" pledge of a true
union beyond anything ,in our history.
It it victory'iDf kleasi without which a'll
other victories must fail. To intensify
your allegation, vou..iusisti liat I aui
Lraugetl with Jefferson Davis and Robert
Toombs ; but pardon me, nobody, knows
how the former will tMip. iu-hil Rnhnrr. ,
35oomb Jb Jkoifcterou against Horabe ;
txreeiey, ana with nun are Stephens,
1 Mmtoft"' thm mhwt woor.
artdrTTnentionlt only to exhibit the
-characterof yodr' attempt, ' In the same
spirit yotr seek to avoid tne real issue by
holding; up the-possibility -of what you
call Democratic Administration.' and
you have the courage to assert as -within
my knowledge that ; by the -election of
Oreetoy Congress is ha tided over to the
eontrol of the party who have positively
denied the Tights'of- the black men. -
You say that " I ' know this. 'Mr.
Speaker 1 know no such thing, arid you
should be sufficiently thoughtful not to
assert it. I am entirely satisfied that a
canvass like the present, where theprin-ciples-deelared-at
Grncinnartare openly
ticcepted on one side and not contested
on - the otlier.-must result in a -larger
number of Congressional 'representa
tives sincerely devoted. to tlie rights of
tlie . colored, 'citizens than ever ' 'before.
The DemocratB'wil! be pledged, as never
before to the ruling principle that all
men are oqua -before-the law, and also
to the three constitutional - amendments'
with .the clause iu each empowering
Coiigress to enforce tlie same by appro
priate ' legislation ; but, besides Demo
crats, there will be Liberal Republicans
pledged likewise, and also your peculiar
associates, who, I trnst, will- not betray
tne eause. senators ami Itepresentatives,
tailing -themselves Republicans,- have
been latterly in large majority- 111; both
Houses ; out; tne anal measure or civil
rights to -which von refer, though urged
by me almost daily, has failed to become
a law, less I fear from Democratic oppo
sition than from Republican lakewarm-
ness and the. want of support In the
President.' The great issue which the
people are called to decide in November
is on the President, snd nobody knows
better: than yourself that the House of
Representatives chosen at the same time
will naturally harmonize with him. So
it has been in our history, ifQwy harmony-"with
Horace Greeley involves
wnat 1 most desire.
With such a .president Congress will
be changed. For the first time since the'
war the equal -rights: of all -will, have a
declared -representative at -the head of
tho Government, : whose presence there
will be of higher signmouuee than any
victory -of war, heiiig not only a testi
mony, but a constant - motive power- in
thi3 great -cause. Opposition, whether
upon hostility or more subtle treacnery,
will yield to the steady Influence of such
a repimjentative. '-Therefore, in looklug
to uie president, 1 100K aisq to 1 -ongress,
which 'will take its character in a large
measure from him. ' In choosing-Hor
ace Greeley wdq tho' best - wo car' for
the whole tjovornmont, itot only in the
exeeutiy but irf the legislative branch,
wane weoecnne to -support nepotism,
repayment of jiersoiial. gifts toy official
patronage, seizure- or the-' war powers
and indignity to the black; repoblio, and
the various incapacities exhibited by the
President- arid the rings bv' "which he
goyernS, none of -which can j'ou defend
ion Know wen mat tne rings are al
ready condemned hy the American peo
ple. ' "por m,yself I sy plainly and with
Out rfesitation that I prefer Horace Gree
ley with any 'Congress possible -on the
Cincinnati platform to President Grant
with' his pretentions and his rings, a
yotefqr'whoit) involves the support of
ait ms pretensions, witn proiongea pow
er in all the rings. There must De" an-
other'- influence and another example
The Amiriistration in all its parts is im
pressed by the President. ' Ixt his soul
be enlarged with the sentiment of jus
tice, quickened by-industry, und not
only the- two Houses ot Congress Dtit
the whole oop,try ill feel tlie lr-resista-
uie auMturiiy oversprtjauiiig, jervauiug,
permeating 'everywhere. Therefore, in
proportion S' you are earnest lor-tne
rights of the-colored citizen, and place
them aoove an partisan triumph, you
will' be glad to--support the candidate
whose heart has always throbbed for
humanity. .
The cOunti'y ' heeds such a motive
power in the- White House." it "ueeus a
generous fountain there. In one word,
it 1 heeds ' somebody ' different from the
present incumbent, and nobody knows
ths hetteV-'than' Speaker fllaine. :-The
perwinal Imputation you make upon me
t repel with the indignation of an lion
est man.1 T was a faithful supporter of
the- President -until somewhat . tardily
awakened by his painful conduct on the
Island of SartQ " PopiiugQ, involving
seizure Of the V""' power in violation of
the Constitution and indignity to the
black repnbllc in fiolatfqn qf interna
tional lav 5 and when I remonstrated
against these intolerable outrages I was
set upon by those acting in his '.behalf.
Such Is the origin -of ! my opposition,' I
could not have done less withant failure
hi that dqty whih s wjth me the rule
of life, nor' can I doubt that when par
tisan sentiments-are less active you Will
rearret the" wrong vou have- done me.
Meanwhile I jippeal confidently ' to tlie
'cartdid judgment of those who,-' amidst
all present dlflereijoes: of opinion, unite
in the great objects, tar aoove party or
President, to wnicn my rite is devoted,
am, sir, your" obedient servant,' '"' ;
. " ' i(:Sigiied) ' ' ' Charles Scm.ver.
"' The Hon. Speaker Blaine,
l'i ,! .. C0liBAJO. ", ,
Reliable parties there state that the
diamonds and other precious stones ex
hibited in San Francisco were brought
from some point? sotttfi'Of that place and
taken through there to Saq Francisco.
It is said that they were fqiihd near the
northern line of Jfew Mexico and Ari
zona: " Jq. conflrnjatlon Of this : 'story
parties, in San "Francisco are telegraplir
ing tneir rrjends in ijenver, asking now
far' frohiTDenver to the diamond' fiehls.
hut it seems impossible tft gyp ' the, !de-
sireqiQtorination., ,;. , . ,
i- Further developments in regard to the
. mysterious . disappearance 01 : jierthoid
Steiner, tone of the-managers Qf the
trench liana concerts, with a consider
able anount pf - money, incline many
more : and more to the opinion that he
ha4 been robbed and murdered.;, Masiv
and various rumors have been in - circu
lation since Steiner's disappearance,: but
oat 01 tne massone tact seems to be
pretty - well established, that is, that
when at two o!olockon..Mouday morn
ing Steiner left the -Central Hotel in a
carriage,; two, suspicious looking men
asked and obtained leave, to- ride, One
getting up with the driver, it has also
been definitely ascertained that uiuclf
the largest paYt.of the funds received
from -the pqijoerts is siitisfaerirHy Re
counted for, one tl(0jsand dollars being
still to Steiner's credit iij one of the city
banks. . Detectives are at work en'leav
oring to clear up the hiyateiy. '! '
Vii ' :.-.'! vtssQrRt. -:
-"' 4 letter from Robert C'am,pbell, of St,
Louis,- member of the Jndjan commission,-
hns been reoolved here, with in
formation froni Fort Sill to July 24th.
Mr. Beede, of the Central Superlhtend
ency, who had been to Wabhita and
Cheyenne agencies, reports encourag
ingly of the condition of Indian matters
in that section. - All the Cheyenne
tribes except-a few old men and women
and the entire tribe of ATapahoes, were
iii, and all expressed a determination to
keep ' peace. ' They would attend the
Wachita council.'"' Nothing has been
hefcrd froin-the-'Kiowas, but they were
expected to be present. "' "
"''A'-letter 'from ' I ronton, received by a" 1
government oinciai, states mat 1 nomas
Lawson, was recently whipped and
driven out Carter cquity by Masked Ku
KIux. Colonel William Lawson, father
of-Thonias, and formerly a well- known
member of the Legislature from Carter
county, 1 ivas also driven' from home.
Both of these gentlumeu are in I ronton.
where they have lodged Information be
fore L; nited States Commissioner Stew
art, who issued warrants for the arrest
of the perpetrators of the outrage. La w
son " states that several other cases of a
similar nature have occurred in Carter
county, but the parties upon whom out
rages have been committed are afraid to
do anything for fear thv will not lie
I protected,.
The result of the late elections in this
State is still, to a certain extent, a mat
ter of dispute and although now a week
las elapsed since the--1st, still the re
turns have come in so slowly as to leave
the results, even now a matter of much
conjecture. It is, however, generally
conceded that the report. of last week,
wa gave i thein in pur last
issue, -m ere-iiKiorreet aud that the
election went much more favor
ably to she Republicans than was repre
sented at that time. At the present
writings-Friday evening all the coun
ties have been heard from except ten.
In the west the vote thus far for Cald
well ;is even witlr, Shipp's, majority of
1870,'arid in the remaining counties the'
candidates stand an even clianee. Eight
of the counties to hear from "are in the
Eighth District, and the eleven counties
already heard froni In that district give
Merrinioir a net gaiu of oyerjone hun-;
dred each. Everything turns upon
this and th e Peniocratsre hopeful of
maintaimngf iie gainss ne- itepuoii
cans are qtute confideut and claim Cald
well's elect'on. ; j ; -a.
The. following dispatch was received
in Washington on Thursday : - ;
-''-.--" Baleigh, August 7.
To Presidext Graxt": North Caro
lina has elected the entire Republican
State ticket by majorities rauging from
fifteen hundred to two thousand.
v.- - '''' Thomas Settle.'
The receipts of refined silver bullion
this week are over three hundred thous
and dollars. '
The Liberal Union Gentile meeting
Saturday hight, in "East Temple street,
having Deen proken up, another meeting
was immediately convened at tne Later
al Institute. Armed guards were placed
at the doors, and some of the mormon
mob, attempting to enter were roughly
handled. Several got in unknown aud
commencing a disturbance were instant
ly ejected. One of them was thrown
out of a window. Stones were thrown
aud glass broken, but the meeting fin
ished witn music anu singing amiu wild
enthnslasni. All non-mormons, and
in some instances mormons, condemn
the outrage as of the grossest character
and a disgrace to the whole country.
The election is over and was peaceauie
throughout. Small squads of theXauvoo
legion rode about the streets but other
wise there was 110 improper demonstra
tion. The Mormon candidate is of course
elected. Maxwell received a handsome
vote and will contest the seat.
This is the first time Gentile ladies
yoted In Utah, only que ' of- them being
challenged. This was Mrs; Stenhouse,
and hV ballot was afterwards receiv
ed; ' ' J ' - ,. ."
The Utah ' Indianshelonglng 'to - the
White River Agency, Colorado, and
Uintah Agency, Utah, lately congrega
ted in the southern section of the Terri
tory and who started to leave a few days
ago, haye stopped and declared intention
to remain and show determined hostility.
Dodge the ind'an agent, telegraphed to
the Secretary of the Interior suggesting
that the whole Indian question here be
turned over to General Morrow, com
manding this district.. Gen, Marrow
has United States forces sufficient to set
tle the difficulty at o.nec, bn,t ' thinks a
fight can be avoided. The Indians num
ber hbout, two thousand.- -
rESfXSVl-.vuxu, ,
The Resident Cominltcee are busily en
gaged in making preparations for the Sol
diers' and Sailors' National Convention
to be held in Pittsburg on September 17.
The ehairmau is in receipt of. numerous
letters 1 rum sections, asking mr in
formation in regard to accommodations,
etc. . The Committee are not yet able to
make definite announcement, but will
perfect arrangements as sunn as possible.
They naye neon auviseu 01 large delega
tions coming from Philadelphia, Balti
more, Washington; Xew York and else
where. . Veteran legions wul be organ
ized in i every district : in '.Allegheuy
county, and during the session of the
Convention a grand mass meeting of
citizens of this and surrounding coun
ties will be held, . . .
The following call has been issued to
soldiers and sailors who were prisoners
of war in rebel prisons during the war
against the rebellion
Fellow Prisoners - Many of our late
comrades in artos are called to meet in
convention at Pittsburg 011 the 17th of
September, to express their views on the
polltio-.il condition ot the country.. - This
would be a pleasant and suitable oppor
tunity for those who felt the hateful cap
tivity of the Libbys, Sallsburys and An
dersonvilles of the rebellion to have a re
union. Many a once' wearied, hungry
prisoner wilt hasten to greet his old as
sociates at this meeting.' The under
signed have been appointed by- some of
their former prison companions to issue
a call throughout the United States for
this meeting, believing their- proposed
reunion will be a source of pleasure to
old comi'ades and of some usefulness to
the countro. We,'- therefore, invite- all
L mon soldiers and sailors - who were
prisoners in Southern prisons dining the
rebellion to meet in Convention : at the
same time that the veterans propose to
meet in Pittsbnrgh, on the I7th of Sep
tember next. ncn a course 01 proceed-
ing is to take place -when -the meeting
occurs, as our od associates may adopt.
AH correspondence touching the - pro
posed meeting may be addressed to the
Chairman of the Committee, at Indiana,
t'enn, - "'-,' -; -'' ' - 1
. Tazol's band of Coyeters and Apaches
numbering sixty,; . mostly ,- women and
children, came to Camp McDowell, Ar-
azoua and surrendered, and promised to
remain on the reservation and assist the
troops in punishing the hostile Indians.
Officers stationed there believe the whole
of. this band was quartered and rationed
there last winter, it .
... The Greeley electoral ticket of. Cali
fornia was composed of an - equal num
ber of Democrats and Republicans. ,
- Thev North-.i Pacific Transportation
Company has sold its steamers and busi
ness tram an -. Francisco to.. Portland,,
Victoria and Sitka to the Qrogon jfeteam-
ship Company, a new orsani'i.ation. The
latter has also honght aft the steamers
on the. Wimmette V'ver, It is , under
stood tliat that purchase is in the inter
est of the Oregon and California Rail
road Company, -and that all receipts
are to go to pay the interests on its bond
ed incebtedness,: - The Oregon and Cali-
torma Jfaur&ut Company iinactioauy
control now all the., land and water
transportation to aud from and. iu Ore
gon, and the payment of Interest oil the
ponded dent is assured, , r
The San Francisco and New -.Yortt
Mining, with ten millions., capital, to
work tne new diamond neids, . located
near, the head-waters" of the Colorado
and Chiguits ;was Incorporated Trus
tees, Albert Oanol, William Lent. Thom
as H. Selby and ilanrace Doreof.Sau
Fi-anclsoo,. and Sainual Barlow- and
George B., McClellen of New York.
The company has been very secret about
its operations hitherto. They have iu
the bunk California one hundred thous
and dollars worth -Of large ; diamonds
Their value has been ascertained, by 1
dozen whic hhave hoen cnt. They have
alsq qiv vonaii weighing a hundred and
two carrats and abont ,i a quart - of
smaU diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and
emeralds. Their, value Is not small
Theemeraldii areqf gooKl size but pale
in color. . Tlie fact of the Aztecs, before
Cortez t'me, deriving large supplie of
su;cn stoneairom tlve north ol Gila, has
nceq a matter of , tradition . and many
rubies and small diamonds have been
brought from there in the last few years
A number of rubies and an emerald of
small value brought from . Arazona six
years since by Colonel Albert D., Evan;
is now in the cabinet of Wells Cottage,
Auourn, . Jew vork, ijnito an excite
mentis created, , . . .
The rumors of the of the defection of
General. Banks, from the support of
Grant and Wilson are confirmed by the
louowuig letter. ...
.' ' Boston,' 'July 31,1872,
M Dear Sjr have the honor to
acknowledge, by this note In addition
to onr conversation to-day the receipt of
your invitation to address the citizens
of Lynn, 011 Thursday evening, in sup
port of the re-election of General Grant
and the policy of bis administration. No
invitation could have greater weight
with one from any part of tlie country,
nor from any portion of my fellow cft
Izeus, and It gives me great pleasure tu
assure you that nothing couUl.be added
to your suggestions its representatives
of tho citizens of Lynn, tu ludtiee me to
accede to your request. Their kindness
to many years Is a continuing life- re
membrance and nothing would give nie
greater satisfaction than to review my
associations with them; but I regret, to
say that I am. not la arccord with. them.
in regard to the presidentiafcanvas.
Against my wishes and my personal In
terests I am compelled to "believe and to
say that the perpetuation of the present
policy of the government iot for-the
advantage of the coiintry,f and tliat it
will not" tend to establish its former
good and prosperity, nor to promote the
interests of any class of citizens. . No
personal feeling of any form or charac
ter enters into this judgment. It is "in
view of general principles and public
interest alone that I am led to this con
clusion. The uniting of masses of peo
ple of all parties, sections and races in
support of the grand result of the war is
indispensibleto a permanant establish
ment of. the general recognition of those
results. It can beseoured by -, no other
means. We shall all be forced to the
conclusion sooner or later. This united
action upon this basis has been the hope
of life. I fervently desired it during the
war, and in the reconstruction of , States
subsequent to the war., I believe it is
now tendered in good faith in the 110m
tnatiww of M r.4i ryglryawxt -lir-'we-l
can't" reject 'it. It was "what I desired.
Its consummation, although sodden and
startling, does not alarm me. My duty
to myself and my country requires me
to give him my support. I ' cannot ad
vocate before your friends a different
course which neither my judgment nor
toy heart approves. It grieves me most
deeply to separate niyselt in thought or
in act from any of these with whom I
have been so long associated, and to
whom I am so greatly indebted but, I
believe the result will justify my action,'
give to the counrty that peace and pros
perity, which is the object of all our la
bors,"and secure to every citizen that civil
and political equality and freedom which
was won by the sacrifice of so many
valued lives. Accept the assurances of
my lasting friendship and esteem, and
believe me. Yours &c,
(Signed) N. P. Banks.
The Erie Company are about to in
stitute further proceedings against Jay
Gould, for the recovery of property al
leged to have beeu purchased with the
company's inoney. It is reported that
General Diver, the president and man
ager of the road, will shortly resign. It
is rumored on Wall street that Daniel
Drew settled with . Bischoffshelm and
Goldschmidt on his coutract for 50,000
shares. The terms are variously stated.
One authority says Drew received ten
per cent, profit, equal to $300,000; fur-
tuer, mat uischoasneim sold 100,000
snares or r.ne 111 London, netore settle
ment of the contract was reported pub
licly, and that he bought back part of
tne stocK since at lower nctces
The Evening .Yetos says that Ex-Comptroller
Connolly -writes that be does not
intend to take part in the coming Presi
dential campaign, that he is disgusted
iiu iniuiius auu politicians generally
and desires to remain quiet.
A letter from General Dix is published
in which the General states that he is in
capable of supporting Greeley for Pres
ident without utterly abandoning all 00-
litical principle, '
An official Investigation into the char
ges of crndty by tho Superintendent of
the House of Refuge at Randall's Island
completely dissolve them . Strong efforts
are being made by the Priests to have
the commissioners adopt Catholic in
struction In thef institution.
Consul Dill has received instructions
from the American State Department
approving his action in detaining the
Edgar Stuart, but commending the ac
tion of Captain Pennell of the latter for
not obeying the orders of the attorney
of the owners, and Consul Dill is author
ized to grant clearance to the Stuart di
rect to New York, where her owner re
sides, when the said owner sends a new
captain to command her.
The loss by the Hunters Point fire will
not exceed ilOO.OOO. and is mainlv cov
ered hy insurance. The Standard Oil
Company lost 8000 barrels of refined oil
Und3000 barrels of Nautha. Their crude
oil is uninjured, as is also one tank of
rennett containing loOO barrels. Their
loss In round figures, is $100,000. insur
ance, $87,500, divided between five com
panies. Josiah Marcy's Sons, owners of
tne nuiiaings, whieh. are simolv- sheds.
losse $ao,000jthereon and their bulkhead
is injured $3,000. Insured. Of the ves
sels at the dock two were loaded with
about $70,000 worth of oil : tlie third was
empty. Tlie vessels were valued at per-
naps $oO,UUO. Canal boats destroyed
with cargoes were probably worth $15.-
000. Mr. Coe's loss will probably not
exceed $40,000;and is covered by insur
. The Herald's London dispatch lias let
ters received by .Stanley from Yisconnt
Enfield,3arl Granville, and a son of Dr.
Livingstone. Lord Enfield, in the name
of Earl Granville, acknowledges the re
ceipt 01 letters anu uocuments irom
Livingstone, delivered by Stanley to Her
Majesty's embassador at Paris for trans
mission to the foreign department. Earl
Granville says in his letters that he has
no doubt of the genuineness of the let
ter purporting to come froniJLiviugstone.
Livingstone's sou says he has no doubt
that the papers and letters brought to
him by Stanley are from his father.
At the invitation of several prominent
j-roiiiwc uusiuess men, uenerai
Banks has agreed to address a meeting,
shortly in Wall of Broad- 'street,' upon
the question of finance.
It is stated by some members of the
Appollo Hall Democracy that the organ
ization will take little, if any, active part
111 tne rresiuentiai campaign, out will
devote itself wholly to city, county and
state affairs.
Dr." Russell Withers of the Atlanta
crew in a communication makes tho fol
lowing proposition. I feel confident that
four men comprising the Atlanta crew
on the Thames on the 10th 'of June,
will compete with a picked four of the
Amherst six, or if they cannot be got
together, a picked four from the - six
v niversity crews wtuon rowed at Snrins-
field on the 24th of July, the race to take
place over the samo course before Octo
ber first. He further savs he thinks there
is no doubt that the winning crew of tho,
uimtfwij rcgmut win accept tins cnai
lenge. There is said to be a rupture between
members of the United States and the
Mexican . Commission: which virtually
miiutrs nie transaction. -
- A Washington dispatch says that De,
Howard has forwarded a claim for dam
ages for his imprisonment bv the Span
ish Government to the American Consul
at Cadia. His claim will pirobably come
neiore tne spanisn American. Commis
sion sitting at Washington. -
At .1 meeting of he Executive Cobo.-
inlttee- of the National Democracy,
Benjamin Wood presiding, a comtnui-
iiicatioii wsa read from the Tammany or
ganizauon, inviting participation, ia a
grand ratification of tlie Baltimore nom
inations. The prevailing sentiment was
adverse to giving tlie- proposed meeting
a partisan cnaracter. nence it was de
cided to have a ratification meeting, aud
that conference on the subject should
oe nad with other organizations. -In
the Barnard oase, Mr. Strati m, law
yer, testified at length as to the effect
of the in junction granted by Barnard
against Tweed and others. It was ths
opening wedge for getting at revelations
concerning frauds upon the City, and
saving millions to tho citv government
Witness thought no other judge would
have granted the injunction. John Gar-
vey, brother of Andrew, was tho next
witness, no appearing for the prosecu
tion, inn next witness lor th defense
was Oliver Charlick. He not respond
ing, the case was closed on both sides.
and the court adjourned to Monday when
tne summing up win take place.
The city authorities ha ve decided to
continue the Boulevard from one hun
dred and twenty-ninth street away into
West Chester county, which Is a mesis
nre of great importance to the fdevelop
ment of the upper part of t he island.
A banker named J. P. Van Fleet.who
has beeu incarcerated in tlie Bloom In g
dale Lunatic Asy luii over a yearr;but
who nevertheless assorts himself to have
been sane all thj while, has commenced
legal proceedings which, he states, will
expose the horrors of that institution.
His counsel havo obtained writs of ha
beas corpus for the release of two ladles
who have also been incarcerated there
on certificates suid to be bogus,nd who
are alleged to bo perfectly sane. George
R. Irwin, late keeper of asylum, prints
an affidavit, relating many cruelties re
sulting in death by parties connected
with the asylum ; that food Is poor; that
in matus roooivefoul treatment; that vile
practices generally obtain there.
' A special dispatch from Geneva savs
that as the Arbitration progresses the,
probabilities increase that tine verdict
win oe agaiust England and that it will
be In the form, of a declaration of hr
general responsibility lor acts of confed
erate cruisers, and ah, award of a gross
amount of damages nf some maamiiudA
thus obviating resort to. a Board of As-
sessors. The American Counsel appar
ently endeavor to secure this instead of
a detailed award. The iudgment of the
Court on each particular ship is there
fore; or lesseonsMQeree than it tfCher-rw
wise would havcf taeon hut there. !s rea
son to believe that the case of ' tlie Geor
gia is the weakest, and has been 'prac
tically abandoned. The case or the
Shenandoah, however, is pressed closely.
Indemnity: for losses to, the' whaling
fleet is especially urgedT Discussion
proceeds faster than was generally ex
pected. The English Conuscl give par
ticular emphasis to the argument that
the tribunal under the treaty of Wash
ington has no right to examine the con
duct of England iu her execution of,
municipal law They maintain that no
nuiioii is responsible to anotner lor 11s
internal administration.
Plain and Fancy Stitohine
Sewing; Machine . Rooms.
-11 majx sxukt i. i . eau
., ..'-. i.
. Manufacturers
-'- of ;
103, 105 Sc 107 Water St.,
30, 33 Sc 34 St. Clair Bt
.i: -t
Cleveland, O.
To the People of Lake Co.
Setving Machine,
With its new and valuable fmnrorcneatF, is be
No Part is Operated
by a Spring Every
Motion is ! Positive
The Attachments ore tlie : -
Simplest & Most Complete
Hade. Ladies, 70a thould certainly
try the WEED before purchasing,'
' and you will not be sorry you did so.
By addressing: ,,' '., ' ' ' '
GEO. roiwxix
. - Tou ca bae a Machine
Brought to . Yonr Honse
Anywhere in Lake county inside of three days,
iwi wa can gm it a toorongn snat ana
see what the machine is yourself.
Renumber it will cost you , .
, nothing, provided
the machine '
. don't suit
-i., .. j : you. ,-.
Indies of Painesville Say
.j; -.,-- - ( ... ;
"CIT"E ihe Undersigned, baring need the "FAM
y ILV FAVOEITE" in our famOies trom
three to ave years, constantly, would say that
our machines have never been out of order al.
ways ready to do ant iwi of wohi ; never cost
anything for repairs, and we think it the best
and inoKt desirable machine iu the market.
Every lady should trv it before uurchasinjr.
Mm. D. B. Clayton. Mrs. C. Shkpbkrd,
' " W. C. Tihdkl, " " Jxo.Majhw,
" L. W. ACKLEY, " H,C. NlXLIS.
- .- '4 . ; , ,
lau't &rjtthvUe. Jufrkai. Ooe. '
TT?"'il PTTfT"! TC "EY"lT
Northern Ohio " Joii ii al.
Tuljlisheil every Sal iirilav at So! 114
Main St., Pamesville, 'Ohio, by
- ' Terjtis $2.00 per yea?
rHE Jaurual, witli" the number . for July
X 13, enters upon its Second Volume with the
highest prospects for' the future.' . .Tliroualiout
the year just past it has endeavored tofnftll, and
has,fulilled the promises contained In its original
prospectus, and its aim Uf present an elegant
miscellany of pure and . pleasant literature has
been so far carried out as was possible in view
of the many obstacles necessarily incident to the
first year of publication.
As set forth on its title page It has been devo
ted to Literature,' Science, Agriculture and
General Home and Foreign news and in the fu
tare the aim of its editor and proprietor will be
to maintain its present high reputation iu these
several departments..
Uo pains or expense have ever been spared to
make the Journal the best paper published in
this section of the State, and for the year just
commencing no otlier or better promise could
De asKed than that furnished by iu past record,
Xew attractions arc constantly being .prepared
Ibrits reader; and none will dispute the asser
tion that its enterprise and energy have already
won for it a foremost place in the ranks of co-
temiioraneous publications. By Its influence the
newspapers of this section have been driven into
exnrtion never before made and while the pa
per here are now a pride to eVcry citizen it
ought not to be forgotten that their marked im
provement has been made within the year last
past-or in other words since the establishment
of the Jaurual.
Which cannot fail to oommend the Journal
to every class of the reading public.
Firsts Because it is the lararest paper ever
published in this county, and because it fur
nishes each week nearly three column
are read luff than all the ether pa
era couaatued. , ,
Secou. Because it has a- lartfer list oC
contributors than any , other paper in
Northern Ohio. , ,,. ,
TbiraV. Because it is in every seusoof ihe
.' word, -a live paper," "for live people."
Faurtn. Because it.is, in the broadest sense,
: rair and independent, iiiwu all sultjects, w lieih
er Social, Beligiou or J'olixioal : , , ,
'if In. Because its articles are all to tliepoiut
.. and its columns are not filled -with long and
prosy essays devoid of all interest.
Sixth. Because . it gainers the news troin all
. quarters cf the world, by telegraph and
' through its own special correspondents and re.
porters, and condenses it into such brief shape
as to present a reliable mirrur of all that is go-.
ing on is this and other countries., . , , .
Seventh. Becausv , its Marked, Reports of
Stock, Grain, Groceries, and Agricultural pro
ducts, of homcind foreign markets are always
Eighth. Because it is a paper for the Home
.Circle always having something, for the
young folks, as well as the old folks; some
. thing for. the humorous as well as the though t
. fill; something for the gentlemen as well as
the ladies; in fact, something for nil tastes.
.i",New,Features. :
: Eor the year just commencing . the, publishers
of the Journal are prepariug several new and
attractive specialties wiiich wjUUc brought out
as fast as possible. . Among these the project
of giving to every subscriber aj i , . j i4,
Magnificent Prejhiuin
In the shape of a beiiitifully illustrated Monthly
Magacine which will be seut gratis for one years
sutiscription. Of this Magazine the prospectus
will be found lower down in, this column, and
specimeu copies can be.obtaiued at this oflice.
This is not a premium offered in case yea secure
one or more subscribers aside from your own
but is n magnificent present made to each and
every person who shall subscribe to the. Jour
nal for one year.
t&I JN'T put off subscribing to the Jour
nal because it is not the season at which you
may be accustomed to commence with papers
but TAKE IT NOW lJ3t .1.. ... , . .,
Northern Ohio Souvenir,
MontHly Magaxinei
A 114 Main St., PalaetTlilt, Ohio.
Terms $1.00 per year. . .
TltF. Souvenir is intended to be.iu ever rc
spect,a llrst-clas illustrated monthly niaga -zine.
Its size will be a quarto and will be printed
onthe finest of double calendered cream laid pa
yer.' Its reading will be an elegant miscellaay
of pure, light and graceful literature, while Ms
pictures will Rmn a niacniflcent collection a
the finest sreel and wood engravings. Each.
number will contain twenty-four pages and the
entire volume when bound at the end of the
year; will form a beautiful work which could.
not be purchased In any other war for double-1
themonej-. ' -
The Literary liepartmeiit will ic a net wu
the best of original and selected articles and thr
publishers feci couBdcnt In promislu, ialhir,
Ihe most pe-AN-t saiisfacliim.
The volume for 1STS-M will ouulain K.at
page-" aud about KKI Hue engraviMrS from the
pencil and brush of the best artistic tub nt iu tlx)
country aud rendered into strifciur "piciuies in
black and white" by the best envravers that can
be procured. ' -
Do Not Forget
That tliis Splenalid inagaziuo has beeu put al the
extremely low price of 1 .OO per year ami that
totlMM who do not foe) able to pay this amonut
the proprietors are prepareil to make the r4-
t .. ,..'M i'..-.v;, .,
.! , . .-' . . r. : . '
To every yearly 'subscriber lolbe ortnern
Onto Journal Ihe Souvenir will v,e sent
(broueyear as a premium.
Thus for
You cau recele the largest and Ibest wwkly iu
(his section of the stale , and au illustrated
monthly magazine equal in every respect to auy
similar publicatou 1 u tlie country.
JSpeeimen copies can lie obtained at this
olUce.W , , ,
Don't put off ubst,ribing' to the Souvenir
or to the Journal because, itis not the season
at which you may be accustomed to conuneuco
with papers but Take it Sow.
TI10 nnmranMAn
l,t,; j;, , Q -U -,
THE b.tlanop of rttis Thrilllntr Romance will
iH'fnuiiU in "THAT CONVEKTIOX; nit,
I'ivk Days a Politician." Just out, contaiu-
ins iiw luustrati'in Hy tho Greatest Humivi-,t
ArlKt in Anicnea, with cenirilxitiouK fnm "F.
WAIN". "H. k'OLT1 RAMRM.TI an. I -
core of other ixinnlRr.-u-ritir. n iMnntitiii
tint paperj-leiriiatly bonmi, Cloth, r ..-.; Ia)er,
T5 cents. FOK HA.K KVKHYWHRRoi. sent
pottMtil on l-eeeipt ol' price. F. U. WKIX;u &
CO., rublibliers. New York and 'iiicajro.'
General Agents for supplying the trade.
rphenmlersiKned offer to Dealers and Custom-
ers at lowest rales.
.-.... ALSO,' ' '.'.'' -
Carriage and Harness
Makers Goods. .
Geo W. Worthington 6c Co.,
JVos.90 92
4.9 fu3
Notice This!
Wciriior - & Mastick.
Tlie Nai-r o w Gauge Store
Side Track Auction Store,
Nos. 166 &; 141
Are now supplied with -
All Kinds of Meronandise.
Dry Goods,
- ' Withal a general stock of Goods, all
Bought at Low Figures
" v And to be sold acordinglyl - - "
We use no eommon, cheap flattery such as of-
lei-inK w our customers a spool 01 tnreaa,
01- something of that kiud, a little .
cheaper tliau our neighbors,
1 , ..... but we sell anything ..... .
.. .j '-. ,. . in our stock.. ",','.
. "' , .' (.lieap. . ' '"'. '"
Special Bargaius iu -
n connection with the "NARROW GAUGE "
we occupy
Store No. 141,
Xext to Jamd II. Taylor's (Jrooeiv, ml.'r, aside
Finest Lot of Chromos !
Evef offered in town. -
' y-
- To those desirous of ornamenting- their par
lors and making home attractive, we will say
that these Chronios are ol
Our aim is to help customers M Goodt at LO
FUiCRES. Our buver, 1. WARSfcR, Jr, has
had practical experience in looking up bar
gains, and knows how to secure them.
4fria . .
The JVorUVs Grocery!
TTMiOM -xvliicu goods are daily shipped lo all
' . .vilicl parts ol the eastern )HM-tion of
Lake conuty, '
W. W. Sinclair St Brother.
, ,llu.ks,, )rrnun, tony tumWin down of
prices in all kiuds uf
Groceries & . Provisions.
Guupowdcrtea tbrl.SKperiiound.
Sugar at less than oilier dealers
ran huv fi r. Klonr at hut little
over Hie com nf the luu-rels, and
everyihintf ele iu proportion.
We are pretared to say aud prove that every,
thing In the liue of Groceries aud Provision we
are now selling al prices I to 60 per cent, lower
uimm cau be bouahi anywhere els is th countr.

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