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SI tBrrklq arailq Scnrnal, Druoirb to rtrbom, Hgrirnlinre, Xiteratnrr, (Sburatian. lornl Sattlligrnrr, anb tjr Jhms of fyt Daq.
j $1,50 PES, ANNUJX, ES ADVANCE.
HAPGOOD & ADAMS.
WARREN, TRUMBULL COUNTY, OHIO, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, I 8 60.
WHOLE NO. 227 9 .
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BIRSUSTS MRDWAUE STORE,
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At "Warren Trumbull Co., Ohio,
IS row-filed with ample stocks "nd
replete. ilh the laieit styles of nous TRIM
NISG3 u4 BMt desirable colon Ur nainiing Minds.
Barnnm intends to supply Paints,
Oil. Varnish, fce.. inclusive f A. No. 1. Tip Tap, Ex
tra Zinc Drr and in Oil: also, a superior quality ground
ia Wlii: Varnish, far Parlor usj.
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Barntjm will sell Merchants at
jobbing rate, aad denes competition to marts entsids .
r Xrw Tort, and he herewith sends hit compliments
to dealers tlut he U prepartd to duplicate the prices
f New Tone Houses, including the Iranspertatjoa
only aa those clitwi of goods where it form a preat
ler cenlamaf..he cost. Now on hand and shortly to
arrive 11ms, Scythes. Sickles (not Dante'..) Scythe
Stones. KoaJ-ers,- R.flrs, stakes. Knives aid Fcrks,
k-priags, tt '!e Lead, and Oil.
BiRNM" keeps a fresll Stock of .
S ADDLERTi Notice this je wh want to buy roods j
I . (I....... VnmB.lna nlA lit. Patent Leather 1
waMlaw-Brasa Can, sold low-Carriage Trimming. ;
aad Host cold low.
Barxum lias some fine Pistols,
ra Barr.ll Shooters. Ride Barren, Locks. Triggers
1 a get-era lot of Oa Irin.aiings. .
B.vRxmr would make further!
.cation of the Saddle., tra. e. by remarking that h. j
lias laid ia his enure stock of that class of goods from
the head dealers aad tsDportrrs, aod he will sell erery j
Uing la Ual fine at lowe rates. j
BaRNI?M invites attention tO llis ;
Card herewaa aitexed :
ROLLA H. BARNLM,
G3T OP THE "AXVIL," WARRKS, O.
DEALKU IN
Hard rare, Nails, Paints, Gils, aad
J3-fla.iIDIL.EI3Fl.--!
K. B. Job Hk.vilt is Evtav Depart
MSNT. AKF.'KDINC MkECDAN'TS ORKAT
FACIUTIEi FOR FILUSU t'P ChKAP.
Ok kaad and to arrive
4 setts Bitggy Springs
, . ti setts Axles.
. lbs. Dandy Tire.
BAEXUM'IS SELLING HOUSE
TRIMMINGS CHEAP.
G. BROOKS, is at tJie Anvil.
i'tO sett Brass and Silver Eands,
ds. Doer tKK-ks.
I MM) - Iditches old and new styles.
75 - Tip Top Ko ikes.
41 .Goad Uaa-J stakes.
aT THE SIGN OF THE "ANVIL," !
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PAINTS ARE SOLD LOW.
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ls Kegs assorted Kails,
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- Spikes,
. &d Irons.
White Lead,
Snow Zinc.
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BE SURE AND BUY YOUR
lUOtf OF BARNUM.
ct glass at tbk "axvil."
bct Varnish at tde -akv!L,"
tsn STRINGS AT TUB -ASVIL."
190 setts Blind Uingei,
fiti3 Knives and Forks.
2H - 0. S. Tea aad TaMe Spoons.
100 - Good big Iron Spoons.
4LWATS IX Tnit MARKET.
ALWAIS ItEADT TO SELL LOW,
4XWAX3 HAVE A Bid STOCK,
for
as
alwats keep cnoiCK sttles. 0ij
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Warren, O., May 20, 1830. J
To Hardware Ciiyrrs
Matrons of hoildiar no and maintaining a heavy
Hardware Trade. I shall ever be fband rea.iy to sell
at fair prices. anJ Intend to keep choice stjlc '
mi gMds ao that lay easterners will be folly sat i Del. .
Skat, as regards cheapness, nnality anl lateness of . task
their porchtses at the siitn of the -atii," jug
caanot be excelled by aay rival establishment oa the
jteaervs. - ; nllli5
HOLLA II. BARNUM, j who
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SIGX OF THE AXVIIV
XTARnrX. TRCMBCLL COUNTY. O..
Dealer in SAILS, PALSTS. &cM &c ;
it
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New Arrangement.
Cash, or to Prompt Six Month
Buyers, at Low Rates.
Ci-te.fth.an.ofc.i.M.serO
"T70ULD respect ully announce to the an
pablic that he will continue the buainrs at the her
ot.1 stand, where he hopes to have continued the favors '
sf his friends aad customers. Having determined, the
sAer atae deliberation, to inangurate a
. that
HEW SYSTEM OF TRADIXG, j
which h. thinks will to more advaHUgeooi to both f
baser aad seller, than tho present system of
LONG CREDIT & HIGH PRICES, 1,0
HeierpeetraKy asks the pshlie to give the new plan
a trial- Tha ow aysiess is as follows:
pasmmiia sami
a
aud
Six months credit will be given to ve
prompt py. rs only ; sni a discount of ! way
fire per cent, will be made on six month .' r"l,lk
prices, lor cih. ' :
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out
This asode of totes bwslness will -n.l.le hiss to avb- aud
Tiato th nsaal necessity isauomd a all l.n,iness men. '
Of tat.es prompt men far the Iosks iuMrred l.y giving WOtk
aving" " ' - lan'
tru': ZlT.i f"'a' . as
FALL A!i'D AVIXTEK GOODS, j
hrhtwithreatoxeorthamostrpnicr in.nor , h
a 4 jehbia; boaaea ta Sew Vork and Philsdelpbia. j
The pnl.lie are respectfully tavited to call and ex- game
amiaa styles aad prices for themselves.
The highcat. aiarket price ia cash or goods J for was
aso'.'JJ-; Market St.. Warren, 0. Ler
Poetry.
For the Chronicle.
LIZZIE BEEBE.
BY LIBBIE S. CROWELL.
While I've thought how pure the fountain
Whence such 8 wect.bric'ut drops would fall:-
Thought how many sunny vUions
Sing us more, sweet Lizzie Beebe;
I am longing fur those note
Which like angel music softly
Through my chamber floats.
Throw into those songs a pathi
As you ever have and will.
Which will wake the better feelings
In the human heart, anJ thrill
All its pulses with a longing.
With an earnest, strong desire
To fulfill life's holy mission.
And to vorthinc&s -aspire.
I have read your penciled breathings
With a heart which echoed all.
To your nature must belong.
That you wore their hues so freely
Into the fair wreaths of song.
And I've wondtred, often, Lizzie,
When the stars brought diamond dreams,
If into your ht art as dreplv
j., untmnci
jf tJ,e m aves f ruur . xisti lice
Ri ud gUJ,"y tH 1k.,wwii
FWr-erowo'd bauks, where rested ever.
All the glory of a dream.
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If the sunshine never darkened,
AnJ the clouds eaiue iloaiing down
"Till uj-on jour brow was pressing.
Of life's shapes, a heavy crown.
Tell uie, but oh, no! 'twere useless;
UseU-ss all to a-k of thee.
If a heart to earthlaud iiiioaud,
Could be ever glad and free.
By the surging waves of sorrow
Which break on my young life's shore,
By those dreams which lio beneath tlivlu
folded iu the "Nevermore:"
Aye, by all that iff been given
To those souls which struggle here,
EVr our lips had pressed life's chalice
With its mingling hoj and fear.
may know that you too gnther
With the flower, the piercing thorns.
And that year life bears the impress
Of earth's wild, hope-wrvekiug storms.
Ah! tho youthful feet will tilter
In the life that's just begun;
And the heart grow faiut and weary,
E'rc the pilgrimage is done;
But from out the bending heavens,
Love-wrought links are reaching down;
We may grasp the chain pearl woven
At whose ending lies our crown.
BluoiuelJ, O.
Miscellaneous.
Written for the Chronicle.
THE UNHEEDED CAUTION.
A TALE—BY MRS F. D. GAGE.
I dn't believe one word of it'
What if you don't fussy, it may be true,
all that aud I guess it is."
But what evidence have you. Uncle Nat
did you ever sec him drunk?
Drunk!' wiiew-ew-e! no, not what the
world calls druuk. but I've seen him just
near it as I ever want to, and if my
darling Maggie will be advised by the best
aacc she ever had in all her born days.
will just Walk home from church next
Suuday with Uncle Nat and let Mr. Fit
Doodle Bobbins 'gang his gate' where it
suits him.
Maggie Lawton was turuinz red in the
lace, and beginning to tccl rather lUUlg
gols jfe Jat gJloulJ tak(J ter to
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for the Simple and Slllglc act of Walk
stylos, home from church one Sabbath evc-
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Witu itxalton, the young lawyer
had recently come to town, aud who
brought letters of introduction and rcc-
omuiendation from their relatives iu the
East
AVhy she should turn red in the face and
the same time turn her sweet pretty
down till it almost touched her cro
chet needle why her heart throbbed too
beats, where it made one do fifteen minutes
before, she did not know, and was rather
astonished herself than otherwise at the
S'c was not very handsome, but sweet
Prctti" tLe Tfessional critics said
hair W3S to ml, though it Was exactly
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Color 1U Which J age liaS lmmOrtlllZCU
;xlifi- l rt vis
of his enus her fresh cheek too,
W0U1J take to freckles, and her eyes though
t jomautig wot could not lw Said tO
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May morning they were only bluish,
the "diep" must come alcr, an exprcs-
of Uie generous feeling and noble heart,
down somewhere (beneath a pretty
rih boddicc) that would be foiever
peei'uS out of them. .
-."aggie went, on wuu ncr woii, viiiu-
answering Uncle Nat's last remarks.
COUlltlllg 111C StltCUCS in a DCaUtllUl
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bag. With the Apnl numljer of the
"Ladies' Bock" s1Tead out upon her kuee,
if there had not been a word said.
Uncle Nat a jolly looking Farmer who
d jj', t tj e 0jj homestead, in the
0ld gmtarC brick hoUSC in which he
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born, forty years before, sat watching
motions, and reading just- at plain as
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a scholar will read Lis lesson in Lis fourth
reader, just what Maggie was thiukiug
about "One, two, three, four," said Maggie
in a half whisper, while Lcr little white
Land made the steel snap again.
"No it aint," sung out uncle Nat
"Aint what" answered Maggie. .
"It aitit fire and you've luit five into
three loops iu succession and Lave only
counted four."
Oh! Uncle Nat you are so provoking, you
put ine out so"?
"Do I darliug? then put it away and come
and sit down here by vaj side; for I want
to have a long talk with you."
"What iu the world do you want to
talk with me about?"
"One of the most interesting things in
the world to most young ladies about
getting married."
Oh! if that's all, talk away." said Mag
gie, with a merry laugh you would not
have selected a theme of more indifference
to me.
Now Maggie Lawton that's not so
you arc Luiuan, as that pouting little lip
and half trembling little hand prove be ond
dispute you arc now twenty are you not ?
"Twenty ! only eighteen last falL"
"All the same, and I am your Guardian,
and hold iu my hands in trust for you the
neat sum of live thousand dollars, which
I am now ready to resign to you at any
moment when you desire possession."
"Now I have seen you divers times iu
company with Herbert Fitzalon (up came
the lich blood to the checks again) and I
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ua7 DLVii mai uiuiu is tin aumjawi, iu j uui
heart for that voun-' man that it would
be better for you not to encourage and !
uow I" am going seriously to tell you why." i
Oh ! Uncle."
"Silence pussy, I must and will have i
mv say this time at least"
First. hi is a Kneviihitir ami looks more '
to five thousand than to your freckled
checks.
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Sc-eond, he is a gambler and spendthrift; j
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ries long at the wine. Now my pusnr. yon
arc all the child 1 havo to love, and" since !
the death of my sainted sisfcr. your moth-
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cr, nothing on earth has ever been so near j
Uncle Nat's heart" I
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ilajiie, as she threw her worK into her
basket and brought her stool and sat down
at his feet aud laid her Lead lovingly aud
childlike into his lap.
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"lou asked me once to tell you the sto-
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ry of vour mother s marna"e and death, ,
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ana wiiv i never spoKe ot ncr or otyour.,
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father. i
And you pr nnsed me, if I would not
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ask you again till I was eighteen, you
would tell me alL j
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"Will you tell me to-night, Uncle Nat?
have so longed to know." ;
-The story is not long. Maggie, aud if j
yon are strong enough to bear it I will tell j
the tale, which for eighteen years has been
buried away in my heart." - j
"Jones Lawton, your father, came to
our village when your mother, my darling
and only sister, was just sixteen, and was I
introduced to her, standin" here almost
where your feet arc now resting."
"Mastic started."
uo not start cum. sue is not nerc. tno ;
sometimes fancy I feel her presence and
have more than once thought that her cold .
hand was laid upon my brow when the ;
pain has been driving through my j
tenqdes in days past (
f T. i!M ill I
jiagpt: waa very, very ueautuui, wit,
ana stately as a queen, ana even in her ,
ginnoou, uiguiucu ana commanaing. Jir.
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j.awton was one vi ine uesi ioobjd" men t '
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ever saw ne uau iauiy u uiai woru i
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educated, full of talent wit and genius.- j
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luicrcsiiii" iu conversation ami wen vcrsea :
the ways of the world.
It was well Lnown that Maggie was an
heiress, that at cur father's death, thcfvil
lage property was all willed to her, while
was left sole master and proprietor of!
proj ncior oi
homestead. Lawton became a fre-!
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quent visitor at our Louse, and with assid
ious attentions won the love of your moth
er, who, though very cautious lor one so
young, was still not proc " against one every
way so attractive, of course. We were
boon companions, being of an age and at
that time disposed to sport in the same
round of amusements aud convivial pleas
ures. It was not long ere one of my noble
friends in whom I had the most implicit
confidence, warucd me against the man.
first I spurned his suspicions and judg
him harshly of being jealous of Lawton.
But his earnest entreaty that I should
watch and know for myself, put mo upon
guard, aud it was but a short time till
found that iu his frequent excursions
home, Lc forgot Lis Ligh pretensions
morality and goodness, and was often
foiiud, the gayest of the gay, in those
places where the truly chaste and upright
would never appear.
To make sure of this, I oue night fol
lowed lihu in disguise, and seen enough to
my whole soul with indignation against
man who wou'd dare, under such a well
mask of piety aud virtue, sue for the
let
to
bcr
hand ot my only sister.
1 sounded ' Lcr feelings, and found my
dear Maggie, (as I Lave to-night,) that
her woman's heart was all permeated with
a love which made Lcr resent the slightest
hint of Lis hypocrisy and baseness.
But true to my affection and duty as an
elder brother, I told her all and warned
her of her fate."
"But the villain."
"Oh! he was my father," sobbed Mag
gie. "True! darling, and though he deserved
all I can give him, for your sake I will
speak rest'cetfully. He foiled me at every
turn, and at last turned my sister coldly
from me, forged letters that gave her con
fidence in him and made her distrust uie,
and at IcDgth made both my mother and
Maggie believe that I was his enemy with
out a cause."
"I was young and impulsive, and sfter,
in the most solemn manner warning Mag
gie of her coming fate, I left home.
Shortly after with my mother's fullest
c -nsent and concurrence, they were married
ar.d immediately, according to his wish,
sailed for Eurer.
Eighteen years ago. the property of the
became lcallv the T.ronertv of her
husband at the marriage, and my sister
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would have been shocled at Uie idea of!
withholding dollars and cents, houses and
lands from the man to whom, iu all eoufi-
dencc and loving trust, she had given her-
self for better or for worse till death should
part them. As soon as I knew that my
aged mother was alone in her widowhood,
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I returned home, ta nud my worst fear?
"" than realized."
"Maggie had given over to him all the
deeds aud papers bclongiug to I cr part of:
tlie estate, md houses and lots, and bank j
wcre rapidly changing han.ls to pay I
debts contracted before his marriage.
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One year went by, aud we heard from
Lcr often, and sLc wrote cheerfully and
H"y. 1 J second year welos S.ght of
iiicra. iuonin aiier mouin na&sca, ana uo i
tracc of the fu-Ilivcs founL A"
gents received letters from London and
t0 tom the PPerty into money and
send it to ageuts ou the ether side of the
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"Ihrce years of terrible suspense
and
disjioscd of not a dollar was left iu the
name of the original owners. My moth
j cr's health was failing, and she had made
tin Iw.r nniiil tliof Bm. I.p.iI.Ia t.
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by sea or by land, had occurred, aud that
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Loth husband and wife had cone to that
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bourni from wlien nn rmvi.ilor iifuma
I cucouraged this idea, though I did not
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for one moment accept its truth in mv
own j,,
,.j 6jlouj uave crosscj tic anj
searched for her through all Europe, had
not m r faiU motL , .
as tLe only hope of closing years.
..0uc cold. dark, winter night when the
wiuJs howled like wild beasts around the
old casements your grandmother and 1
sat here aloneas we do now, only that
she sat in the arm chair and I set crouched
at hcr trvis to make Laprj anJ
Lccrful-with mirth and merriment which
i n,txlD to mj fcefca, tllcn gLot
tlir0lIgU my heart a fceing kuaek
wa9 in some W3y witl mjAaetm
Moticr clasped her hands at the same in
hard gtauti anJ cxclaiulcJ .ho kuow8 but it3
ii,.,;"
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I reached the hall
threw wUe d anJ lhsnoa
j
did not feel when suddenly we wcre
both startled by a loul aud imperative
knock at the door.
with a bound, and
thereon th
step stood a rough looking man, his gar-
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mcnts hung with icicles, and supporting
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Wltn 1118 r,ont arm- woman, enveloped in
faded shawl, with a suubonnct drawn
down d , h f .
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Good evening to your honor," said the
coachman abruptly, "I brought you here a '
young 'onian that would be coming to-night j
through the storm, though I tried hard to
pursuade her to stay at the Station office.
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uij uiub wi goou a L euiuutng.
Whoa Jim" "The poor shivering creature
walked past me into the hall, and on into j
the parlor a shriek, and a cry: "Oh! Moth
er! mother!"
The coachman descended the steps as I
go the door; I know not how I came
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.awm.uvi . luuuu uijnu 11111U1I iruiu lUC 1 r,-1
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floor where they had both fallen together
mother and sister.
That night dear Maggie, you was born.
The poor weary wa'ndcrcr had come home
die ; for six months she had not seen the j
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wretch, who had so deceived her. All his
goodness had been assumed to win her for
tune ; with it beyond my reach ; he gave
loose reign to his base passions ; still hoping,
striving, and pleading, she had clung to
him, asking God day by day, to Lear Ler
prayer for Lis repentance and amendment
But all Lope was vain. It took but a few
mouths to waste all hcr substance, then
with a woman's generous nature, (for she
had been taught as all other girls have, but
foolishly taught) that it is a wife's duty to
cling to a husband, no matter hew base he
maybe. She applied herself to earning!
living teing a fine musician aud extort ' the
a -steam
has
eu
to
! at needle-work, she was able in London to
nna patrons ana worK to ua isut lie tooK
from Ler even tLc avails of her daily labor,
to supply Lis vile desires. He watched her
with jealous eye, and would not let her
write home, unless for money. He had beat-
en and abused her, and left her (famishing
and to sick to write to friends.') to be car-
ricd to the hospital, where for six months
she had been struggling with life ; where
shc had won the good will of one of the I
Physicians, who helped her to a steerage
passage home, on her promise to pay him j
the amount loaned. I told you how
came. Such, Maggie, was the late of
your mother, as the wife of a gentleman '
tippler. I
"When you was one year old, she died, I
aid her last parting words still ring in my j
cirs. As the hour drew nigh when her
pare and gentle soul was to be released
f:oui its suffering, she asked to sec her
bibc; I lifted you, a little wee ting, into
lcr arms."
"She pressed you to Lcr Lcart, OL! my
bother (she gasped,) 1 would take her
!
vith me! But God is food, watch her,
! guard her, and as you expect to meet me
: heaven, never let her marry a drunkard,
I0 you wonder, Maggie, that 1 have
! wrncd you?' s
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yoU. J hildf Herbert i ltzalon
; 3 a drunkard."
j Magsie looked up, sobbing, and while
j UDClc 'pcd away the gushing drops ;
i fr""1 own weather bcatcu checks, she !
shifted from the stool upon her knees, and j
j tjliiug ltl hands in hers, promised
Lhu all that he desired. . !
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She is a happy wife and mother now. rc-
escape from a fearful doom,
for l'"zalon died one year r of delirium
tremens.
STRENGTH AND RESOURCES OF
RUSSIA.
The Aliuanadt de Gotha states that the
rf
Europe is 96.41 1 geographical miles : pop.
ulation, 63.932.0S1; iu Asia, 239,556
miles; population. 7.300.S12; in America.
17,."00 miles; population, 1,923,000,
making a gross total supcrfices of 233,467
geographical square miles, contaiuinga to-
tal population of 71,243,610 souls. St-
rctersbnrg coutains some 494,656. inhab
itants; Odessa, 107,370; and Moscow,
363,765. The total number of Dissenters
or schismatics iu Russia is 9,344,000, in
eluding 2.750,000 Romanists, 14,000 Ar
menians; 360,000 "United Greeks," 2,
000.000 Lutherans, 2,750,000 Mohome
dans, 1,250,000 Jews, and 200,000 Budd
hists. The revenues of the empire in 1 S52 1
(according to Baron dc Redca) am3uutcd
to 275,472,000 silver rubles, and Uie ex-!
pcutnturcs to -..'.ooa.wu ruuiex ine
total debt terminable and erpctual, !
amounted in 1859 to 515,988.012 ruble-. I
besides the unfunded debt, amounting to
ell l o ni 1 , .1 ex r v.l.
oi,-H3,iuruWe3 worth of notes ot credit
and circulation.
The receipts of the Crown domain in
1S56 wcre 45.512,86 rubles, aud tire j
population proper of these domains (men
aud women) was 18,436.829. There arc
thc lomain peasantry, but there arc also
foreign colonists. 52,504 Jewish
farmers, and 572,522 "permanent popula-jTwo
tion," (merchants, bovrgemt, widows
font ile troupe, &c) lie imports in 1S57 .
wr.A...t:isk e i or. a o 1
w 1000 -icB.oo(illgucw,togcrTcuptonsat
long-voyage ships of 13.000 tons, and 813 :
coasters of 29.270 tons, making a total j
uuml-er of 1,416 ships, navigated by 1. 2,-
., r , , , ' al,
60j seamen. 1 he total force of the reni-
r., , j 1 1
were valued at 151,680,799 rubles, aud
theexports at 169,638,134 rubles. The
-A,M -A? w.1".' 1s ft.A I
t-vuiuvui sS,V ttaa v ,aJ jvu-
r, , e . ,
lar army of Russia (cavatry, infantry and
art.llerjr.) consisted of 577.859 men and L
knM m.a .La 1Mun,l... s.Aa .f r..- 1
there aic also the irregular troops of Cos
sacks. The infantry iucludcs31 divisions,
for
1 brigades, 112 regiments and 4o6 active!
, ,. , ,, ,
battalions; the cavalry, 11 divisions, 31 ,
t t "i , , lfor
rm m on t a find i I . I r-1 rr-i itna I 1 1 s I Atoi !. i
common lieutenants, and 396 midshipmen-
1 e it e .n
his is exclusive of the corps of artillery,
consist of 13G cavalry regiments, 613
mounted "Ssotnics,"
The fleet consisted in IS
ships and 73 steamers, the former inclu
ding 12 liners, 7 frigates, 7 corvettes, 7
brigs, and 1 1 schooners ; the latter screw
vessels, 11 screw frigates, and 12 screw
corvettes. The personnel includes 16 ad
mirals, 30 vice-admirals, 39 rear-admirals,
1 1 captains of the first rank, 95 of the
second rank, 257 lieutenant-captains, 607
j the
for
and 31 battalions. :.v
. thft
7 of 85 sailing.
alone includes, besides its
pilots aud engineers of the fleet Since
1857, however, according to the Almanach
Gotha, the fleet has been very consider
ably "develepcu." Thus, the Baltic fleet
numerous run-
A splendid ear but a very poor voice, as
organ-grinder said of the donkey.
shallops, 27 equipages, each including one
liner of 60 to 120 guns and one frigate or
corvette; and the Amoor squadron
been reocutly re-iuforccd by 10 vessels,
newly built (in August 1858.)
A person was repeating before Martin
ville the old maxim, "who pays his debts
riches himself."
Bah," rejoined Martinville. "that is an
idle rumor which creditors are endeavoring
circulate."
all
M.
i he
the
ent
t
is
If
of
to
SMART CLERK AND THE SLOW
CLERK.
them every day. They are to be found iu
all parts of that busy region called Down
Town.
We Lave the pleasure of being aequianted
with both of these young clerks. AVe sec
Mr. SI iw b punctual, plodding, carcfi 1
and trustworthy, lie possesses those qual-
tics which, thirty years ago, would have
enabled him, after a lifetime of exertion,
to achieve a high position in the mcrchan
dotible 'tile world. - Hut, in the year lS30,.busi
shc (ncss makes larger demands of those who
are engaged in it Business now requires
intellect spirit tact, ingenuity, no lessthan
honesty, and fidelity,
Mr. Smart poscsses those qualities. He
is not a mere plodder. He pays attention :
to appearances, as well as realities. He
goes down to the store, looking like a gen
tleman, and he m one. . He learns how to
approach a customer, haw to make himself
agreeable to him, how to display Lis goods
to advantage, how to meet objections, and
how to adapt hiiusclf to various characters.
merchandize, and in producing upon the
mind ef the purchaser an impression go
agreeable, that he is sure to come back, the i
1
next season, and buy another. He soon
his ability by actually succeeding in any
business eutrusted to Lis management
in sLort, lie is a ni;ui of intelligence and
energy.
But is Mr.
crs better than other people serve them
to give them a little more for their money
than they can get elsewhere.
A young man who expects to succeed in
business must not rclv on the negative
virtueg of U(4 j. a ra3caL He must
i,-,;,., UemastLavea
on LU elonWc vhi ia :L
He must be quick to perceive aud prompt
to decide. He must be a man of intellect
knowledge, tact and good manners not a
plodding dolt He must come down to the
store as fresh as a daisy, as gay as a lark,
and go through Lis work like a man wLo
loves it and means to do it wclL
He succeeds both in scllinj a long bill of j
buy
gets at the real secret of success. He
makes valuable sujKestionsi He proves
'
iiuart less honest less honor-
able than Mr. Slow? We believe not j
Leaving principle out of the question, Mr. i
is too intelligent a man not to know, i
or soon discover, that the simple seeret of i
successful business is to serve your custom-1
SIXTEEN YEARS OLD.
It is just sixteen years since Professor
Morse put up the first Electric Telegraph
in America. The first piece of news sent
(0Ver it was the nomination of James K.
jolk for President; made at Baltimore, and
announced in Washington "two hours in
advance of the mail ."
Xt) ouc at tliat mohiUv not even
tLo rrofcssor Limsolf JlTaincd how closcly
-
tJie Electric Wire
;t. . ,in:t i::.
would be interwoven
Now. railroad trains
are ruu by electricity. Theivcsarc cau-ht
by eUx-tricity. Lost children are found by
efcetrioity. Fire UHs are runu by electricity,
Watches arc set aud clocks strike by elec
tricity. Armies aud fleets sail at its bid
3S6.786 u;g. Treaties are negotiated at it word,
fr;cmls in t(wn,, ,y its Lcipt
g;t JoWft anJ ha f . . .
Two Emrors, a thousand miles anart bv
a JLstant city.
to
breakfast
Cy Jay ;t fl;cs M met&e hcrc
a briJe tLcre oriler5 a fuucr.
, , .
here warniuj, of disaster, there summon-
ucqi to wrccs, nerc ouying pors ty
grain by
"or feasts
i
1
r
wo iunjicrors, a thousand m
iu lc, on asc;.,cof.
Ky ni,ht it flies over the ,
-
J"11a. 1 t
in3 Bt'P to a wreck, here buying
tL(j bunJreJ kmU there
tL d hM
' o o
aud fights, for sermons aud st jckbargains.
the hai-monics of a concert and the dis-
, . , , ,. ,
cords of a convention, for law-making and
, , ,. -,, - . ,
law-brciking, the fall of empires and
fall of thermometers, the candidates
thft Trr-viilenev sinil tliA vmj!?4ifAa fnm
t t i u e
1 r-iiifj'nriarv'- 1 nilv ah mmon.v. nf
Arabian Nights is. tame beside the
co
do
reality of the Electric Wire! Albany
Evening Journal.
the
He
and
of
One chap who is at the Washoe silver
mines, writes to a California paper, that
siriee he started he has not seen a man
worth less than $ 1 0,000 to $50,000, thou-h
arc keen at borrowing a dollar for their
breakfast The acorn modations are as oue j
four of the folks that want them. j
'I ' a. j Jja.
F. Cnxitcn. By a summary of the Con- !
feremvs, tiken from the just published"! he
minutes, we learn that the total increase of j
Methtdist Episcopal Church, IS erth, for
past year was 17,660, making thepres- j
total membership of the church 832,657 lege
There were 6.845 deaths. ! it
" ' 11 ' " has
Give not thy tongue too great liberty, lest
taes nice prisoner. ,v woru unspoieu
like the sword in the scabbard, thine.
vented, thy sword is iu another's hand,
which may wound thee which is not un
frcquently the case. Then beware I
An agriculturist in Loudon, on the first
April, goes to tho Zoological Gardens,
ask to be shown the two-homed Dilem
ma. atory
iu
zing,
nme
A HEROINE.
weeks. During this time sLe remained un
Last wee!i, died at Hammersmith, iu
England, Mrs. Boss, celebrated for her
beauty and constancy. Having met with
opposition iu her cngiigcmeut with Captain
Charles Boss, she followed him in men's
clothes, when, after such a research and fa
tigue as scarce any of her sex could have
undergone, she found him in the woods,
lying for dead, after a skirmish with the
Indians, and with a poniard wound. liar
ing studied surgery in England, site, with
an ardor and vigilance which only such a
passion could inspire, saved his rife by
sucking his wound, the only expedient
which could have effected it at the crisis he
was in, and nursed him, with scarce a cor
erinz from the sky, for the space of six
7ing asseverations of constancy and grati
fc.C tudc for the unparalleled care and tender-
M33 of h' tlie of tliem: lnt
I.Tal'1.1.
recovering, uiey moveu w rniiaueipwa.
sequence of hcr grief and affectum at the 1
suspected by him, having dyed Ler skin
with lime and bark, and keeping to a man's
habit still supported by the transport of
hearing his unceasing aspirations of love
and regret for the dear though, he then
thought distant object of Lis soul, being
charged by him with transmitting to her,
had the captain died, Lis remains, aud the
where, as soon as she had touud a clergy-
num to join her to him forever, she appear
ed as herself, the pnest accompanying her.
They lived f r the space of four years in a
fondness almost ideal to the present age of
corruption, and that could only be mter-
rnpted by her declining health. The fa-
I.. a a -a . ... .1
tiguc she had undergone, and the poison
not properly expelled which she had im
Siuart bibed from, his wound, undermined her
constitution. The knowledge he had of it.
and piercing regret at Laving been the oc
casion, affecting Lira still more sensibly.
Le died with a broken heart last spring at
Johnstown, iu New York. She lived to re
turn and implore forgiveness ofher family,
whom she had distressed so long by their
ignorance of her destiny. She died in con-
age of twenty-six.
WILLIAM PENN'S DEED FROM
THE INDIANS IN 1685.
i
This indenture vitnesstth. that we
rack enah, Jankhan, Sikals. Part Qucsott!CaU.
Jerris Essepenauk, Fclktroy, HekeHarpao
Eronns, JMacLloha Metthconga, WisjaPow
ey, Sachemakers, right owners of all the
lauds, from Quingus, called Dock Creek,
nnto Upland, called Chester Creek, all a
Iong by the west side of the Deleware Riv
er, and so brfweea the creeks backward as
far as a nnn can ride iu two dars with a
hor.0, for and iu consideration of these fid
luwi ng goods to us in hand paid, and so-:
cured to be paid, by AVilliain Pcnn, Pro- j
prietor and Governor of the Province ofll
, i
Pennsylvania and territories thereof, vie !
20 guns, 20 fathoms matchcoat, 20 fathoms
stroud araicr, 20 blankets, 20 kettles, 20 '
pounds powder, 100 bars
lea.L 40 toma- -
hawks, 100 km ves. 40 pairs of stockings,
, 1 - ,, , '
barrel of beer, 20 pounds of red lead, 100 1
n e i , , I
fathoms of wampum SO glass bottles, 30 1
.
pewter spoous. 105 awl blades, 300 tobac
pipes, 100 hands of toliacco, 20 tobao
thogs, 20 steels, 300 flints, 30 pairs of
scissors, 30 combs, 60 lookin" glasses, 200
needles, 1 skippel of salt 30 pounds of su
gar, 5 gallons of molasses, 20 tobacco box
es, 100 jewsharps, 20 hoes, 30 gimlets, 30
wooden screw boxes, 100 strings of beads,
hereby acknowledge." &c., at New Cas
tle, 2d day of the eighth month. 1635.
The above is a true copy taken from
&.! original, by Ephraim Morton, former
ly a clerk iu the Ind-ofBee.
The "Bot Frkaciiejl" An exchange,
speaking of this youth, who is now in Phil
adelphia, gives the following short biogra
phy: Cramond Kennedy was born in Hadding-ton-shire,
in December, 19 12, and is, there
fore, in his eighteenth year. His father
was a manufacturer's agent and died when
boy was four years old. At thirteen
Cramond was book-keeper in Edinburg.
arrived in New Yoik iu August, 1356,
entered a ribbon store on Broadway.
Here he was to make himself generally u -e-ful
at two dollars per week; but in the fall
185S, having experienced religion, he de-
parted from the faith of his fathers, (Pres
to byterian.) and was baptized in the North
tir?t Church. He first preached in the
samp church iu March. 1859. Since thn
has declaimed twice a week, sometime
every day of the week, principally in New
Yoik. and from Canada to Georgia. H
intends to enter a Baptist Theological Col-
in New York State, awl to remain ii
three years. His success in the pulpit
been remarkable for a youth of his age.
we lave had orportuni.
. . . . are ntl ,wial
to
It
a
as
and
fat
by
in delivery than rational or strong ii
argument and more wonderful as emana
ting from abor than classic aa the produc
tions of a divine. He has exerted himself
other literary cuter prues than xcrmoui
and expects shortly to publish a vol
for the support of Lis widowed moth
er. ox
uul
and
and
the
this
is
or
colt,
point
to
tnd
throw
teed
and
.
your
a
For the Farmer.
CROPPING OF DAIRY FARMS.
The following extract from the Hand
book of Dairy Hnslrtndrtfr by J. C. Mor
ton, recently published in London, and ita
suggestions arc worthy of the consideration
of our dairy farmers:
The cropping of the dairy ftirm has al
ready been considered. We refer to it
again under this section to insist on toe
great advantage to large dairy farms of a
considerable portion of the land being ara
ble. The alility to maintain cows during
the winter season, when dry or not yielding
milk enough for the maintainancc ot the
general dairy management on roots and '
straw instead of hay, and thus to set apart
a large portion of the grass for summer
pasture, to its own great advantage and to
the greater productiveness of the cows at
their most productive period, cannot be
overrated. If every 100 acres of grass
land, being at the rate of more than 1 J
acres per cow of whole summer pasture, to
gether with the aftermath of a correspond
ing quality needed for winter hay, will
maintain a herd of 30 dairy cows, then any
source of winter feeding which will displace
two-thirds of the Lay required, will set free
for pasturage two-thirds of the extent of
grass laud to be mown. Ii is not too much
to say that by 20 acres under arable cul
ture, as much winter food will be provided
as by 50 acres of grass mown. Supposing,
then, these 100 acres to be divided into 80
acres pasture and 20 acres arable, it ls
plain that of the half of this pasture (40
acres) which ordinarily would full to be
niowu, at least two-thirds (2Q acres) wouli
be set free by the wiuter food (straw and
green crops) yielding by the 20 acres ara
ble, and the stock capable of being kept on
the remaining 89 acres pasture, as compar
ed with that on the 100 acres of whola
pasture, depends oa the relative summer
produce of C9 aerts whole grass, and 44
acres aftermath, as compared with thai a
50 acres of whole pasture, and 50 acres
aftermath. There" cannot be a doubt that
the latter, and at the most productive time
of the year; while the land will, at the
same time, under this plan, be more like
ly to increase from year to year in value.
, . . . . .
u tha3 TPears that a larger dairy stock
U kcI BP fiUri:a 80 MIUJe,i'
while, at the same time, one-half of the ar
able land will be yielding its valuable pro
duce of gnin for ealc.
Do Asimals Conscsie Food is Pkopc-k-tios
to JHSXS. Sizz ? We suppose that
this question will generally receive an af
firmative answsr. Mr. Johu Johnson, of
New York, whose success in fattening stock
has given his opinion on this question equal
authority with his opinion on draining, ha
rnwiiii i v svnr run cannon aawwv.yua
v " J"S
farmer on btryng and fattcums stock.
which answers our question in the negative.
at least so far as tatting animals are con.
IT' an In nn i ..f i,.l t. . V! ...V
lf. ..
. r. . , , , '
"It takes no more feed to fat a lot of
, . ... ,
sheep averaging 140 or lo0 pounds, than
... , 1
uu.o rmuic uuiuucr averaging only cj
90 pounds; therefore it is more profita
ble to feed heavy sheep than light ones.
takes uo more to fat a steer that weighs
1,400 pounds, live weight than it does en
weighing 900 or 1,000 pounds, and the
largest will always gain the most with
cqnal feed, if they are of the same agei .
Then, when fat the largest are worth the
most per pound to the butcher; so there u
profit, according to their age."
In confirmation of this opinion, he adds
that he had heard those whom he regarded
men of practical knowledge, say that all
animals, except man. cat according to their
size, and fur a long time he believed it but -when
he came tc feed steers in stalls, some .
weighing 1,000 pounds some 1,500 pounds- -a
found the largest putting on the meet
and gaining the most weight which they
would always do, he found that those men s
theories would not stand the test when tried
practice.
How to Peevext Sorb Shocidebs o.
Working Horses. The Boston Jour
says, the plan we have tried and never
found to fail, i3 to get a piece of leather
have it cut in such a shape as to lie
snugly between the shoulders of the horse
the collar. This fends off all the
friction, as the collor slips and moves on
leather and not on the shoulders of the
horse. Chafing is caused by friction; hence
rcatcdy is quite a plauscable one; and
much better than trying slips of leather
pads of sheep: kin under the collar.
An experienced raiser and trainer of
in Maine, says: "An important
in rearing. ia the practice of speaking
them in a gentle voice, and frequently
handling them while by the .side of the dam,
after going to grass, taking care not to
anything at there, but allow them to
from tho hand. Treat them kindiy
they will become gentle.
Aoricultcrai It is exceedingly bad
husbandry to harrow np the feelings of
wife, to rake up old quarrels, to ho
grudge, and to sow discori
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