EATOX, CU SEPT. 8L, 1M.
. JUDG 8. OF SUPREME. COURT, t
ei OF CLKISICNX COUNTY, r :J"
KEMBER OFTOXRD OP PUBLIC WORKS
OF BUTLER COUNTY. ., :
for Congress at the-ensning election, subject
to ttoe decunon at tb Democratic Convention
foxttiit disrricL--. .t.i r, . - ' -
Eaton, Aug. 29, 1854.
Ma.EDTroa: JenaY-CAiiiMiRLtnaa discharge
' cd the drttieaof th Office of Probate-Judfre for
one term. We believe that Hi official duties
hve been, end If anis elected, will Continue to
be disaharged to the entire satisfaction, of a larpe.
msjojity ot tne people. wetneretorepreaaptaiia
recommend him s an Independent candidate lot.
Probate Judge, of Prebl conntv, gtlhe ensuing
Eaton, Aug. 29, 1854. DEMOCRATIC MEETING.
'The friends of State"" Rights, pop.
ular Sovereignly and llemocralic men and
measures are requested le meet to Eaton, on
SATURDAY THE 8rd IXST..
nt two o'olock, on business of importance.
- let every bodv come.
By order ol H lem. Cen. Com. '
S. BANTA, Chirman.
Eaton Sept. 21, 1854.
EJ"Frora two or three pauses, or a combine
tioa of csuses.the Democrat, for several weeks.
has hardly been respectable in mechanical ex-
edition. "Whether it resulted tirom the hot
weather, the ink, or papir, eripariially from
' all three, we have not been able to determine.,
but shall do lo, an 'endeavor to remedy the
evil. Nothing is more ; provoking to a Printer,
' than having hit-paper work badly .T The paper
which we now use, is inferior in quality we
1 know, lo that we Bsed heretofore, but, it costs
us more money than the other did, and a the
- best we cow jd get.
CrWe notice the Cincinnati papers have
raised their prices of subscription,' in view of
the high r ites of paper, ink, labor and provis;
ionaof all kinds. Every one of ur snbscri
bars wbobas Botbis account squared: before
the 10th day of October next, mill be charged
82,00 and that' amount collected. Here'a
' timely notice not dun.
Again, we are called upon to record the
- death of one of our most enterprising citizens
Niwto.i Larsh, Esq., died at bis residence in
Dixon township, on Friday evening last, after
a short illrrrss, of a complication of digests.
H wa in the 47th year of his age. "Regul-'
eicat in pate.", . . , . , ' .
We learn that Cholera broke out again at
Dayton, Inst week, and a number of cases oc-
curred on Thursdsy, Friday and Saturday.
UJ-We notice the "Life Boat" man intends
opening an Oyster and Ealinj Saloon in a few
; days, where the Luxuries of earth, .air and
-Ben, will be served vp to all who favor him
'whh their custom. ' Every thing for the good
of the '.'iiijper. man," will be served up oil
short notice and in epicureau style, according
t'thNew Constitution. Moll in with yom
quarter! and get therefor nice Fresh oysters,
Stewed, Fried, Roasled Chicken' served up
'to ordtr s well as many other nice things too
tedious to enumerate.
JXThe last resolution of the Fution Con
mention, held in Eaton on the 8th inst., reads
at fellows: . j'i
"ResofW, That tberesolntinns of this meet-
ihf -be pnblished in all the papurs of this Con
creMional District, favorable io the rleciion
ofCampbelt toCangresa." ' . : ' -
'1bw, we'wisti if 'diJthictly unu,rMooil that,
we oever have beeq aypraljle, t .the elect ion
of Gasnpbell, or any oilier whig lo Congress,
- arewe.'noto, end never expect to be, but pub
lish (he proceedings of the meeting as new,
Wedeapiee Lewie D! Campbell's free" soil,
taipolitical principles, and however much
we may admiie the man .socially, could not
be tndce4. to, support him for any ffice as
responsible utMf, Representative in Con-
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0"By the proceedings of the Fusion Con
' venliou published rn anothef column, Our rea
der wiU,dicver bow Leejutifully the r-ree
Soiiers were roped into the support of resolu
lions laudatory of Lewis f). Campbell. They
exneoted after throning themselves away in
the resolutions, .f course, the magnanimity of
their buyer would display itafclf.an I as a mne
qui turn, one of the untUr-erothd railroad par
ty wbld be uomjnaied Tor tdme county flice,
but the premise to Uie ear has teen broken to
the hope, and bitter disappointment aits upon
the hearts and hopes of our sanguineFree Soil
friends. The old wbigs of the county .were
not so-easilyr transferred as tome-people im
fcrThe finest flavored Te( we hare aeoh
' f a longjirneaiid the best Segars, we're
caived.f day or to since, from Tatuk dc Kcl
. tr,. dealers is Teas, Segars. Tobacco, Pure
Wine, f(C, No. 29 West Front Street, Cin
'einnati. Ourroereaanisand others: will find
choice asaortment at low prices, we knew
'. wiat fpeiTea u and we hesitate not to pro
nouece the sample received, ta tear we hare
e aeeiT " Tie 'Segirrk of the finest tjual.
'jfy VridVtU iaii'mfnf.- Try for yoursejv,
' Stf card, to another column. , ; , ,
tTIPt test front the 8cioto Oatetie, that
'Mri Sefmour, 0tBainbr5de, Ross couiity.Obig
sold a f days ago, a quantity of corn in
.field at thlrtifa 4Uar$ per ..ra,-. It was
brought by some gentleman from Kemuckyr
This is doubtless the highest price ever jsid
for standing corn in Southern Ohio,
What deuce is the Matter.
There musibeeeroeaUange infiuence per
vading the ranks of the whigs in Treble ooun
ty, ifthere ate auymoie whigs it the'eftunty,
pf which we liave some donhta. Here we are,
withio three weeks ef a inportant eleotion,
and yet not a candidate announced!
Surely they do not mean to let the elec
tion go by . default,' and the democracy
walk leisurely over the course ! What theii is
the matter t llasthe Free Soiiers placed them
in their present position, and are they afraid
lo make norninatiQiia, leu the "third party,"
the "shameless traders for spois," refuse to
support itieir eandidates and the whole kith
and kin meet a Waterloo defeat t Where i
the 800 whig ma)otity old Preble used to roll
o in the days of Harrison and Clay t Echo
atli whre! Where is (he enthusiasm which
used to call together the, legions of Whiggery
in other days, and rally them in solid phalans
arodnd the banner of their parly' and their
chosen leaders? Echo asks wiir.Rs; ! Where.,
are the principles, in the maintaiaaoce of
which, hundreds and thousands of Freemen
left their usual business, and devoted their
time, money and talents ! Where is their
Whig State Ticket? Where i their County
Ticket t Where are their principles What
is their plntfoim t All gone; gone ! gone for
ever ! . Decidedly, and to all intents and pur
poses, the whig party is a used up community,
;n' county, Stale, and nation. They may Ulk
of(Arr.Candidats, and Me once whig journals
may endeevor to rally voters to the support of.
certain men, but they are not wbigs ! Old is
sues withthem have passed sway, and behold
all' thing have become new ! Their State
Ticket is a VfWon," most of their congres
sional candidates, in Hie State are the result
of "fution," and iu some of thestrongest whig
counties, as in this, they have rio existence or
organisation.' Soon thetimes and places whioh
once knew the whig party, wi I know it no
more forever, and it will be forgotten, except
upon the pages of the poli'ical history ofour
country.' Many who were whig in other
day., 'will join the democralio pnrty some
will spend their lives in trying this iim and
that idea, as they have been doing heretofore.
giving a little galvanic life and animation to
rutu:e fanatical opinions, springing; up Tor a'
dayto agitate the country, and then passing
imo oblivion. In reviewing the history of the
whig party, its rise, progress, and fall, we
cannot but be impressed with the troth that,
no psr.ty can exist for any length of time in
this country, unless its principles are strictly
national! No organization jon live, and pan
der to all the sectional interests which may
spring up. No party can embrace all the isms
of the time and survive. In gathering in al1
kinds, of ever7 faith and opinion, too much
explosive matter isaccurrulai'ed, and although
for a season the latent fires may be smothered
yet they must a a natural consequenee ex
plode, and blow the party or body containing
them, "tlcy high!" So it has been with the'
whig party. So it will be with any party which
pursues a similar course. The Democracy, by
tefusing at all 1 mes to "uf," ,hd (landing
upon national principles, has outridden all op
position, and will continue to be triumphant,
whenever the sober second thought prevails,
so long as nntionnlily marks the conduct of its
renresenia'.ives end its course, of policy. , We
trust in God that the democratic party may al
ways remain true lo the country and ,ils own
future. Republican and American in princi
ple, the democratic par.y must in the future,
as it has in the past, prove the salvation of
this countiy and guide its onward and up
ward course in prosperity. We hold that no
true American enn beanylbing else than
democrat ! Republicanism and democracy
are twin brothers, and no man horn-in this free
and haopy country, can be I rue Id his. birth
place and Ins birth-right, unless lie is true
his country and her institutions'. No man who
has chosen this land as his home, can be true
to himself and the interests pf his adopted
country, unless he supports the genius ofour
institutions, and in so doing, as a natural con
sequence lie becomes a democrat and true
American. We hold '.hot the democratic par
ty is the only true American parly, the proTes
sinn of all others tothe contrary noiwi'.hsiand-
ing. You might as well call a (f'e'polism
republic, as to attempt to administers Repub
lican form of government, npon any 'Other
than democratic princinles. We stand upon
i he broad pla'fprmof democracy, and with
the banner of true Americanism Hosting over
us in the breeze, shall ever be f una ailvoea
ting with all our little ability, the best inter
ests ofour country. We say "our country,
may it always be tight, but right or wrong,
country still.", -
fTThe crowds of Farmers and others who
throng the establishment of Hlscell & Co.,
fullv evince the interest our "lords of
soil," feel In Agricultural improvements,
variety of which this en'.etpriaing firm have
for sale, amorg whieb'are Plows, Corn-cri.sh
ers, &C Sueh.cn establishment has long
been needed in this county and the Agricul
tural Warehouse ofour friends meets with that
encouragement from the public which it de
serves. All kinds of Iron and Hardware kept
id addition. Some of ihe jmpieineii:a
Former's areas curious as useful. 'Call and
them all!' " ' ' ' " " ". ' 1
UBeoos & Surra, next door to "the high
est steeple," the tallest specimen, of man's
folly in the westem country, bave a rare sup
ply of Watcher, Jewelry and Silver Ware
hands, and Silver Watches of such fine work
mansflip, end such correct time-keepers that,
they will do "to bet on" for months, and
gain or lose a minute the very article for rail
road men. , ...
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OThe Little Miami Rail road is a model
mare way than one. . It is a model in lit con
struction, management, running time and
chinery.,, -lie c nduotors, CusH:nei, Osooob
and FtncusoN are mode s of ocO 'inmodaiioo,
and enjoy the largest amount of confidence
estetmoftha traveling community, "
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1 UTEverybody who having eyes and yet
.0,0 see very' well,' wjl) be' furbished Wltb'he
best kind , of ,istDts, by ' .applying at
, Main street C.ncinaa j, io Hx( Bus,
keeps always oa hand an (mtneiiae supply
I Jewelry, apectacles, M atches, f-e,
"Free Soil—Free Speech!"
Reader, you recollect pf hearing that phrase
before, don't ycu t And you've seen it in pilot
before, havn't yooT. A Abolition, speeoh
probably never was made, or an Abolition pa
pt revet issui,twithort.HTiploying. iU Itia
the strongest clap-trap their vocabulary con
tains; ' - -1 -
How does it contrast with thsir We doings
at Chicago t Douons was refused "free
ipeeck" by a rowdy mob, aud latterly Gov.
Willasd, of lnd ana, was repulsed in like
manner, -fret tpeeeh?' indeed! . Such pes
tilent hypocrites are much better entitled to a
frt pillry I . ... ' .
The Chicag V Times says of Gov. Wit.uap,
The moment he attempted to show that the
Nebraska and Kausaa aot was framed pu ely
upon that prin iple, the same disorderly gang
of Abolitionist rowdies who, the week before
hud insulted Judge Douglas, as if by concert,
commenced biaying, bleating, groaning,, yel
ling and hooting. lSese elegant performan
ces, woicn evidently were most natural to
those engaged in them, were relieved of their
monotony by such cries as "That's a lie,"
"You get down," "Kick him- out,1
him up," "Kub his head with a brick," cel.,
each of these choice remarks elioiling from Hi
rowdies hurrahs, stamping of feet, and other
marks oi approbation.
What kind of a people have they in that
city, that tfuch infamous conduct should be
toleratsd a eecond time ? Have the National
Democracy there no spirit, no respect for city
'or self courage? The Ohio river would (loot
very soon with such stinking garbage, should
an attempt like that ever be mule in Cincinnati.
Going to Kansas.
Three hundred freemen, from Marsachnxetls
and Ntw York, passed through Albany, a few
days ago.on their way toKansas;and from ma
ny other quarters we hear of like movements
Kansasand Nebraska are rapidly filling np with
an enterprising, industrious class of men from
the Northern States, who take wiib ibem all
the implements of farming, as well as type and
printing presses, to spread intelligence over
the new territor es. The Abolition fanatics
don't like these movements of the people, as
they clearly prove that all the stories in itla-
lion to Kansas and Nebraska going to be Slave
States, are silly falsehoods, circulated . for the
sole purpose of keeping alive abolitionism and
ftj- Winston 4. C ., No. 29 Pearl aireet,
nave on hand and are receiving an immense
supply of seasonable' and fashionable goods
for the trade. Everything in their line, from
the finest. Linens to a red flannel tlnrt from
the most costly cloth to the cheapest jeans or
liney woolsey the finest dress goods for la
dies to the cheapest fabric for the fair sex,
msy be found in abundance and variety ai
their establishment. Their goods are No. 1,
and their prices very low. Call and examine
fj Dealers in Carpeting. &c, who wish to
supply their customers with -the most beauti
ful styles mid best quality and at the cheapest
rates, will purchase of Henry Falls, No. 19
East Fourth street. His stock is immense
and his reputation enviable, lie sell better
Carpets at lower rate than any other house
west of .the mountains as many of our citi
zens can attest, and all who buy nt lws estab
lishment will come to the same conclusion.
Go and examine his stock and leain prices.
Cjhere's our friend Wiswkll, 129 Main
reet, who will furnish yu with the be-t
Looking-Glass, or finest Picture, to trace your
Parlor, Kining-room, Hail, Office, Saloon, or
ny place you choose to put it. His estab
lishment is r.neoftlte aitraclionsof the Queen
City, and be himself a ' rure specimen of
Btylt is an acknowledged fact that L. H.
Bakes Sf Co., comer of .Main and Fourth sl
manufacture the most fashionable, cheap and
durable Hals to be found, west of the moun
tains. The rare leauty of theii Tilet, has
been Ihe theme of preacher, politician, poet,
Matefrnno aud plebian, all, awarding Baker's
Hals the hisliesl meed of praise. .
7 Proverbial all over the country as well
fur accommodation as for tbe style, quality,
cheapness and quantty of the goods they of
fer customers, is the firm of Tailor, French
Wtnne, corner of Main and Pearl street.
Our Merchants who want Notions, cannot did
a better variety, or more gentlemanly dealers
anywhere and we advise them to call before
purchasing elsewhere. '
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O"0ld Win'.er is "getting along" and Boots
Shoes, &c.,i f seasonable kind na quality
will be in demand by all classes, therefore,
we advise every body to purchase of Robbins
PouEnov, No. 9, Peorl. Since Pomeroy's
visit to the President he buy better Shoes,
4c., and sells much cheaper than heretofore
Call and see.
tTThe established reputation of Dickson
& Lx Better, in this section of countiy ten
dersany word of praise almo.t superfluous,
but lest some of ou: merchant and dealers
forget their old friends, we would just remind
them tliatihil firm haveon hand the largestand
best stock ever offered to tne trade. and wi I
pleased to hate all their old customers call
nnd examine before making purchases, a they
can offer greater inducement to buyers than
ever heietofore. No. 217 Main street, is
JTCity and country alike award to George
White 66 and 68 Fifth street, the highest
praise for the beautiful styles of hi
stock, comprising the latest fashions, fines
qualities and rarest patterns from eveiy clime,
adapted lo every taste and coodition,and
selling at the lowest! rales.. Wi e one
knote something, purchase their Dry Goods
George .White. . ' ,
," fjHard times anil scarcity of money is
cry which greets your esra .from all quarters,
yet Sjiead, Coluio & Huoiits supply
"needful" at rate ccordinjj to lb demand,
and lutn none away'emply utile theV Ho
under the terms. ,', , .' ''.'.' V' ,"'.
' ''fqpl'he fir o( Shaw Buell Sr Barbw,"No
5 Pearl Suee:,are "Know tpmclhingt,". m
our readers will bear us evidence if tbey
call and examine the immense stock they
on hsnts for th Fall trade.
tXWhen y6u talk of gTOcxmiubdaHony
good beda, 'nice rooms and everything that Is
desirable in a Hotel, put down the W afoot
St House, under tha proprietorship of J. W.
Swcchet, A. No. one! The immense amount
of patronage. received by this '.Hatel frost the
traveling community is the beat evidence of
public appreciation. Everything. in its place
and a place for .everything makes the Walnut
Street House one of the most desirable Hotels
in the country. The accommodations in every
respect cannot be excelled and all who try
its good fare come away de-lighted and jein In
itspfaise. The kind attentions of the Pro
prietor and his Assistants ilessrs. Wauaci
and Johnson are not among the least attrac
tions of this msgni6cent House.
ITThe tall piles cf goods en hand and re-,
ceiving by Hcbbell, ALkxANDaa ft Dtivna,
evidences to every reflecting mind that they
are determined to give customers rare oppor-,
tunitiea lor bargains in atyte, quality and
quantity, and the amount they daily'ship off
to distant dealers shows that their efforts are
sppreciated. They sell low. and on easy
terms and our merchants who purchase had
belter call and examine their newstoc'k'.' No.'
58 Pearl street, is becoming celebrated as a
place for bargaios. -r .
CrThese times when everything is "dry as
a powder horn" water scarce and whiskey not
come-at-a-ble, WiLiinma ct Bhibtol, No. 17
Sycamore stieet, manage to keep a supply -of
epirilual comfort on hand, which baa improved
by age, and wi 1 be sold to all persona whole
tale, provided they want 't to retail for medT
cinul or oiier purposes. IVe tried some of it
"long time ago," when it was not quite so old
a it is now, and thought then it wass't AarJ
to late.' Can't say how it is "under the new
Constitution." ' .
ICTHon. Thomas Hwing of Lancaster," dis
continued his subscription to the Lancaster
Gazelle a few days since, slating aa a reason
that the course of the paper Waa In insult 10
bis family. The paper, for several mnntlis.has
been ioleni y denunciatory of Rnmanism.'he
foiio to which a portion of Mr. Ewing's family
are attached. "
U The weil-kuown and popular house of
Oat $ Matlack, No. 57, Pearl street, is re
ceiving immense supplies of seasonable and
fashionable goods adapted to the Western
trade, and our dealers will make money by
purchasing their supplies at their old estab
lished house. The proprietors are gen. lemon
upon whose integrity our merchants may rely
and we advise them to call before purchas
ing elsewhere. "A word to ihe wise is suffi
cient. JTPopular wilh the traveling public is Ihe.
United Slates Hotel, under the superintend
ence of Frank . Wktiieroer and his gentle
manly assistants, "Slickry" alias our towns
man A. W, Morton, and 'Chari.ky," tlie
"little one." Guests always leave saiisfied
wiih the accommodations ami bills. The for
mer first rate, and the latter very low.
UtrNo place in Cincinnati presents a greate'
amount of the useful and omumen.oi, than
does the establishment of Piter Sum, No
36 Filth Street, and our citizens when ther
desire anything in bis line, will get it belter
sud cheaper than any other place. His Da
guerreotype Stock is immense, and or ihe bast
his fancy and Militaiy G oods are "noi to be
beat," and customers who are wise io their
own interests, will buy at the house of Peler
(CTlla ! ba ! ha ! Il is enough to make a man
jaugii in his sleep, and cause hit iTiiOn gh
reams to be beautiful and pleasant, a peep inlo
he establishment of Devou & Rockwooo, No.
50 Pearl Sued -but, ifasieht would io af
fect a man, it would be very dangerous fore
lady to look in upon tbe large slock of Bon
nei is, Ribbons, Silks, &c, just received and
now offering for sale io merchant and others,
ho are wise enough lo discover where io pur.
hose the prettiest, cheapest, best and moat
fashionable Bunneus.fcc, for lovely woman.
No use talking. Go and ei mine for your
0lf you want fresh Drugs, Medicine', or
nyllnng usually kept by a wholesale dealer
n thai li e, go to Zelles, corner of Main and
Columbia siieets. Besides keeping a fine as
sortment of ihe best at 1 tie lowest raies, he is
genilemanly clever fellow, whom you will
not fail to like npon acquaintance,
0The Hat wearing public will remember
nd bear in mind lhat, Jarvii 5r Faircihlds
are celebrated all over the country for Ihe
style, finish and cheapness of the Hats they
manufacture, therefore, all who desire a nice,
fashionable, durable tile, w Hpurcha-eatl49
Main atreet, Cincinnati.
jjMf your boiler is bunted and you can't ge(
up the steam these 'times "under the New
Constitution and the Liquof Law," apply to
McLean V Weaver, Congress street, near
Ludlow, Cincinnati, where you can be ac
Our friend Elia Weiss, ha on hand a
large lot, all sizes, Metallic Hurial cases, tbe
best article ever offeied the public, which
will be sold at the lowest rates.
Spraqde 4 Co., No. 113 Main Street, are
receiving an immensftassortrreniof seasonable
and fashionable clothing which will be sold at
reduced prices.. , , . ';
If you' want a good Likeness go to Ball's
No 28 Fourth Street. , -
UTNo. 10, Fifth Street, is the place to ob
tain a correct delineation pi feature, and
life like Likeness. :
Awful Ravages of the Cholera in Pittsburgh
—Ninety-five Deaths in Thirty six Hours.
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15
Tbe Cbobra has broken out with treat vio
lence in various parts of tbe city and vicinity,
and in irigbiluliy fatal. It is impossible to say
bow maay caaes have occurcd, but there has
been ninety-five death reported during the laat
tuirly-aix hour. Some well known citizen
bave been carried off within three or four hours
after beiiia attacked.
Tbe number of death reported to day i
I"". '. . . 1
'. The weather mi now cooler and more favor
able, and tbe new eases are said" le b of a
milder type.' "v .. . : ..
Tbe Supreme Court In cession here ad
jturned in eonseiuenc of tbe epidemic.
From the Weekly Register.
Proceedings of the Anti-Nebraska Mass Meeting
,taf" m :"'-''.'' i '--''!
Pursunt to the call published ia tbe Regis
ter, requesting a mass meeting of the. legal vo
ters of Prable county, opposed tothe late Ne
braska swindle, a large number . from tlie. dif
ferent portionaof the county met inilsrsk and
The meeting was erganiracT at 11 o'clock,
A. M., by ca;,im.GenFe!ii, Marah,,ta tbe
chair, who in a very point- d- and appropriate
speech stated the object of the meeting.
The following Vlee r'resiaents were then
William Magaw, Israel Townshp, "
James Elliott, Dixon
Tnos. C. Mitchell, Jackson
' Guy Bloom, Jefferson - "
James MeCabe, Somer ' - .
1 laajc Wallers, Gasper ' " . ;
Wm. Castor, Washington " -J.
Davisson, Monroe . . '
PeierS. Patina, Gratia -' . " r: ; " '
John H. Coffuisn, Lanier.: $. -t. '
SmuelKessler, Twin ' "
John Wanix, Harrison ."-iff
The following Secretaries were then. ap
B, Boieni of Washington, " '
J. H. "tubbs of Gratis
On motion, a committee of Hire from each
township was appointed tu report resolutions,
snd any other busiuess they might see proper.
Tbe folluwing persons compuscd said com
mittee : ' ' -. i - r - ' '
Israel-George Hunaaker, John Wiley a id
Joseph Soott. , j . " - .
Dixon David Morrow, Wm. Pinkerton and
Charles Leichv .-?. ..
Jackson' 'l'hos. McWhmney, James Morse,
snd Wm. McWhinney.' ? '' ' i t
Jefferson Robert -Miller,' Lt M. Morrison
and L. C. Swearer.
Soirwrs L. Danhem, N. W. Carroll and W
Whiteside. ' -'
Gmprt Humptoir Hall, David Longnecker
and H. W.Duoley. . v
Washington-'Jncob Chambers, David John
son and William Castor.
' -Monroe J Daviason ' " ' .;
Gratis Jesse Slubbs, 1. M. Randolph and
Wm, Boner., .....
Lanier Henry M. Eidson, A. Coffman and
Twin J. L. Riley, N. BenjamiuapdSam'l.
Kesler. . -
Hairison E. B, Bolens.
Which committee withdrew to the M. E.
church and proceeded to business.- -
On motion, the meeting adjourned to 12
o'clock, P. M. ' 12J o'clock, P. M.
Meeting again convened at the hall, when
on motion Ihechnirinan appointed a committer
of three, Jas. Elliott, Nathan Hornady and
Charles C. Walker, lo wait upon Hons. L. D.
Campbell, and Samuel W. Parker, and invite
them lo address the meeting.
The committee on resolutions and business
having returned ma e Ihe following report;
Whereas, an election is soon to be held
wherein the people of Ohio ai to have an
npaoilunily of declaring their sentiments In
relation lo national affairs of Very great impor
tance; and, whereas, tbe people of the third
Conartaitioiial district of Ohio have a common
interest in, and feel a common solicitude with
men fellow citizens else -v here for, the univer
sal prosperity and well being of tbe free-born
sons and daughters of this our glurioua North
American Republic; and whereas, this pros
perity and tins well-being were sadly imperil
ed by faithless, dishonest and ambitious dem
agn.ues during the last session of the Federal
Congress, but -were, neverllielesa br vely
though ineffectually defended by a portion of
li.e people's representatives, among whom oor
faithful aiaiesman Lewis D. Campbell stood
proudly cunjpimoiii therefore-
Resolved, Thai the sentiment of the people
of Preble county, here truly represented, cor
dially ami unqualifiedly approve-of the course
of tneir hunured and honorable Ktpie
senlalue Lci D. Campbtll, throughout
his entire congreasional career. and particular
ly as regards hi opposition to the repeal of
I ue Missouri Compromise law and hia advoca
cy of the River ami Harbor bill, (so-called,)
and of Other measures of similar beneficence.
Resulted, That the peop'e of i reble are
grateful for Ihs re rv ices, proud of his reputa
tion, sensible uf bis merits, and confi em of
Rrtoleeil, That his constituent esteem him
worthy of a re-eleclioii, and lhat they will re
Renohed, That his compatriot peers, who
acted wilh him in congress, in behalf of Ihe
rirhteiiu cause, arr olao entitled lo the re
spect of all just men for their honorable and
Ri soloed, That w fully endorse and hear
tily approve of the preamble and resolutions
adopted by the people at the Anti-Nebraska
Stale convention held in Columbus on the 13th
ofjuly last; tliat we recognizees tiue the facta
set forth in that preamble; lhat we deem those
resol u i Inns just a nd proper; lhat we consider the
Stale ticket nominated by said convention wor
thy of support; that we will vote for itand ear
nestly hope that a majority of Hie people of
Ohio will ".io likewise."
Resolved, Thai oh mor 1 and political ob
ligaiiona to the land ofour birth and the free
dom we inherit compel us to depreca'e, de
nounce and oppose the ill-advised policy of
t lie present ieuerai auimnisiralion as striking
ly developed in the abrogation of the Missouri
Compromise, Ihe p rcha.se of a sterile desert
wilh a view to facilitating thereby the exten
sion of slavery, the preliminary intriguing- for
the cimq iest of Cuba and the legalization of
Ihe African Slave-Trade, the veto tig of the
bills making provisions for the relief of the In
digent Insane and for the improvement of
Rivers and Hatbors, aud laat and most ludic
rous, the brilliant exploit of bombarding and
burning the ('efenceless nnd deserted hamlet
of Greytown, all of which measures wereex1
clusively designed and intended for the pro
motion of sectional Southern interests and the
aggrandizement of the "peculiar institution'
of Human Slavery.
. Resolved, That in the opinion of this com
mil lee, it is inexpedient to enlarint the nom
ination of county officers to-day, but refer tbe
subject to this convention whether it be expe
dient or not. ... .
On motion, this report was unanimously re
ceived and adopted. -
On motion, a committee of one from each
township waa appointed with powor to call
convention to make nomination, or by such
other manners said committee may think
proper, if il becomes necessary to make nom
inations for county offices, i,
Committee on nominations!
William Magaw; larael township, '.
James Austin, Dixon , - '
. Thos. C. Miichell, Jackson ' ; t
L. . VI, Morrison Jefferson , " , , .
It IV. Carroll, Somer , , t
. Hampton Hull. Gasper " ,. ,
- E. Minihall, Washington " ...
' Jonathan Davison. Monroe "
Jesse Stubba, Gratia , , "
Andrew Coffman, Lanier -'
, Joseph B.-Shaw, Twin. : " ' .,
John r CoblenU.Harrison '.., ,.
The committee appointed to wait on Hons.
L. D. Csmnbell and 8. W, Parker reported
that said gentlemen were, ready and wiling
to address the people, when Mr. Campbell
was called for, who made a speech of .much
f.irce and ability. He waa followed by Mr,
Parker oflnd., who talked to the people in
hi eloquent style for one hoar when he was
compelled to quit, hiving to leave oa the car.
Tbe speeches were well received, and no
doubt will result in much good, t .
On motion, it wa ..-Wc'rf
: Jfioieei, That the Resdlalions of this meet
ing be published in ill the papers in thi aoa-
gressional District favorabla t i lb election of
Cimpkall to Congraj.
Authentic Details of the Battle of Berpy's
Point—Defeat of the Troops from Fort Laramie
—Government Goods Capture — Bordeu's
Sarpy's Point, Nebraska Territory,
8 miles east Ft. Laramie, Aug. 21.
bir: An anair naa nippenea nere oetwean
theroldier and the. Indiana, which, oucht to
be properly jiotice4 by the United States flor,-
eminent. Having been an eye-witness to irjja
battle.-I consider itmy duty 16 Yurhisn a ktVio
accounlor it and itsoeueus. -lalrieHrst'pmce,' f
on the 17th f August a train of Mormon
passed through thiplac,r TM Indians, who
were encamped here, wailing for (heir jiay ,
ment from the Government, bad no prof usions, ,' .
and were of course anxious for something td
eat. - A Ibe-Mormone were- passing,- lame""3
cow, belonging tq a. rfian in the rear of the
Mormon lrain(became frightened and ron into
the Indian camp. The Mormon left the cow
behind, and so one of the Indians, a Minnee--
oha; shot it down; and. with, his companions,
ate it up. The Mormans 'then went to the
fort and reported that the Indjana. had killed
one or their cowa. On the 19tb, about 2
o'clock in the afternoon, Lieut: Grattan, with,
a command of twenty -bbvco- soldier, and
August Luoien, interpreter, arrived ber to
arrest the iudian who had killed the edw. I
accordingly sent for the chiefs to go wifH the
Lieutenant and make the rret. Thty,ao
companicd him, but the Indian was' not wil
ling to give htmseirup, saying that te would
die first. While the Bear chief Of !heMriza.
zies was standing hb three olhelrtbiefs, the
Little Thunder, the big Partizan, andtfle Man
who is afraid of bis' Hoises, among the soldiers
the Lieutenant ordered hi men to firet1' They
did so, and wounded the Bear chief "oW his
brother But one" rounc"wfaa 'fired. eeh the
Indians in turn charged, "and aucceeiled in
routing the soldiers, and killing ir' 'fliem
with the exception of one privie,"'wMr;jj not
expected to recover. Lieutenant Grattan ani
two of bis men were killed, while standing oy
their cannon, the Lieutenant receiving twenty-four
arrows, one of which' pasted, thiatigh
his head. As soon, ps Ihe solJierii taw their
commander fall, they toqk to flight, .but were
all kil ed wilhTtl half a mile of lliis place.
The Ogaiallahs was about One; mile 'distaat and'
a white man named Seyfroy Iott, wni staying
there at the time.. Being a Sioux inlerprete ,
the chiefs requestad him to slay, between the '
camps to prevent the young men from ctorg
ing on the soldiers, but he could not succeed
aud barely escaped with hisjife.. .
At my house we were placed in a bad situ
ation. There were wilh me,. Mr. Anloino
Revual and Mr. Samuel Smith, with five eth
ers, and all. we could do waa to alaytrf "e
house, and try to keep the Indians out. Aa
.Mr. R. was standing in the door-way of the
house, an Indian rushed on bim, and tried to
kill him, when another Indian, the -Quick ,
Bear, tried to kill the first. Indian for rushing
on a white man but some one caught Quiuk
enr'i gun and its contents' went into the
wall of the house.
By this time a party had collected'out side
the house, who tried to force their-way in, bof
some of my friends, the Quick Bear and other
stopped them. After the battle tli chiefs
came in my house, and said that as the young .
men had killed all the soldieis Oat bad come
to fistht them, they would now go and slough-
ter all the soldiers a l the fort, burn all the
houses,' nud kill all the whites On the fivrtr
but I lold the chiefs to a'.Ap them from so do-.1
ing assuring them Ihnt since the sol iierl two"1
commenced the quarrel it would tie overlook
ed by liovernmeiit. But they then rushed in- .
to the house, and demandedof metogivethenr'.
everything that they' wanted. To save our-;
livea 1 gave them everything that 1 had in my''
store, to ihe amount of .two tbousaid dollars.
-. i n uniumj WBK-euno Aiie paar-oi llie.
American Fur Company, took aH 4he xood
that wertf sent to them by Go ernment and ' .
pillaged the alore. The situation of the tr- :
dera and of Fort Laremis is perilous in tbe tx-
treme. I wus requested by the eommndr-f-the
Fort to bury the dead soldiers, since be, '
had not men enough to detach a party forttiat''
Service, and I succee ed in Boing sc. k t'-'t
As far as I know anything nhout Indians,7 V
think that our Government otiglit ' to "seiid
five hundred mounted men, veteran troop; fa',
keep the Indians in subjection; and one com''
pany ol infantry to guard the fort. The Indi
ans, in the recent battle, after killine all thrf
soldiers, broke their cannon to pieces, 'and-'
catried off iheir musket and animals. As lor' .
pla ing the infantry on a prairia lo fight' wilh.
iniiians, u.ia jum tne same as putting them up
as targets to be shot al. There was about one
thousand Indians in to battle. " '"''
Per SAMUEL SMITH.
Witness that the above is correct, the un
dersigned being eye wi'nesses;
' - ' ' (Signed.) -'
Antoine Revnal, Sam'i. Smith. " '
Tome Groni, Paul Vial,
Peter Prw, ' . Dntosiio Laiion.
Copy of a letter from the commander. of
Fort Laramie to Jnmed Bordean: '"
Fort Laramie, Aug 20..1854. ' J
Sir Yourleiieroflhe 19th ha been re--
ceived by me. and in reply 1 t,ay lhat I am urt
able to take further notice at present of thisr
unlortunnte transaction, and 1 wish you tospeaK
tothe Bear ar.d other Chiefs with reference lo
ihe matter. Make, the best terms with thm
you can for the present for your own afely7'
and the aafety of others ' likewise, unpro
tected in the country. I wish you to Use alt
means in your rower to procure1 trie restorra- ,
tion of the bodies of Ibose who have been kill
ed. . ..' ;
Your obedient servant, ' "
Per SAMUEL SMITH. H. B. FLEMING
Second Lieut. Sixth Infanity, Commanding.
TO JAMES BORDEAU, Sarpy's point Nebraska.
Cholera at Columbia, Pa.
A telegraph dispatch to New York, dated
Wednesday, Sept. 13lh, aay': '. .
"The tola) dealhs (o this time are eighty
foiir, and forty cases are still under treatment.
Trains between Lancaster,' Harrisburg and
Columora have ceased running.'". Not. Over '
1,200 out of 6,000 inhabitant bave left the
town,' The water in the river ha risen al out
afoot. The panic in thi whole section of the
country is immeise." , "
If the statement is true that the Railroad
men threw the carcasses of sheep. lhat djed on
the trains into the reservoir at Columbia, those
who partieipated in the act should not be al
lowed to run anywhere, exoept to the gallows.
They richly deserve hanging after being cpm
palled to eat tbe mutton. . ,
(ETThe Ohio Small Note, La goes fno tr
feet Lb first of next month therefore; all
our subscriber wbo wish to pay off theiraub
tcriptlon,' hat: better do id toon, whil th
smsll note now in circulation "are currept.
Wa can us -any amount of them haw, but
hall refuse ta receive anything bnt Ohio eof
rency, after the first .of Oetober. Rotl.'iB
with your Indiana currency while it if yet
to-day. . I
UTThe Goverment has ordered the United
State Marshal at New York to take posse.
sion of the steamship Ben Franklin, aha1. be
ing engaged in taking aboard arms and ammu
nitions of wr for some secret expedition. The
Philadelphia Ledger pointedly remark on
thi fact; "The filibusters are beg nniog to
discover that the United State Goverhment ia
in earnest tn maintaining it own good .feith
and the obligation of tteatie. , " ;,.s
..lWa are gald to heti that ti ipamoew'tti
of the Twenty-first Congressioaal Disttiet
hay re-nominated lh Hon.. Andrew Stw.rt
far Congrese. H will be leetd bv an ove
whelming majority. ;
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