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ElTOK,O...OTAY2 Democratic Presidential Electors for Ohio. IVilliain Kcnnoii, Jr., of Belmont. J Alexander 1. Rlitlet, or fiutler. n:;'!' cooaitssiONu tLFCToM. 1 1st.' SHELDON I. KELLOGG, of Hamilton '5J. flE.VRY F SEDAM, of Hamilton. "S1. DAVID CLARK', of Montgomery., " '4th. I. H.T.lOMAS. of Darte. lb. EOVARD F JSl'KR, of Williams. ' Hth M1C.1AEL H. DAVIS, orciermont.' 7th WILLI aM CROSSEN, of V-'arren. . .' Sth. WILLIAM KERSHNER,' of Clark. ; 9t GEORGE E SEEN.i, of Seneca. 10th. LEVI DUNGAN of Jackson. 4.1th. ALFRED McVEtGU.of Fairfield. 12th.' JACOB SLYfe.I, or Franklin.,, ' 13th. JOHN TIFFT of Huron. ' ; 44th. JOHN C. MYERS, of Ashland.; ; 15th. JOSEPH BURNS, of Coshocton. . 16th. JAMES M. GAYLORD, of Morgan... 17th BENJAMIN F. SPRtGGS, of Noble. ; ( 18th-ALPHON30 HART, or Portage. ,;.';'. 10th HENRY H. DODGE, o( Cuahoga. ' 2Qih. GEORGE G. GILLEt'T, of Ashfabitla 31st. GEORGE COOK, of Harrison , ,. ' , DEMOCRATIC STATE TICKET. " .fotJuDaicor the Burtxxi coukt, ' u 11VFUS P.UANXKV. t boa o t'at.Nj wonKS,-' ' J ' .WAYNE UISWOU, .JCOMMISSIOXES OF COMMON SCHOOLS, i U, II..BAJBN. -' ' i-nrw '-Fr President - -JAMES BUCHANAN,; . ; "' .or 3PennsylTani. ':' ' 111 Fr fle Fresldetit " " CAMPAIGN DEMOCRAT! "V7e: will furnish the- "Eaiim Demorcaf from the second week i Juni, until efter'the leetion 'n, November, about five month's, for FIFTY CBN'F lie money' lo bs paid in ad-ta-nci. The coming contest ia to the coun try the most importaut one that hai ever ta ken place, and it is imporl.ont that Democrat 1 ic information be disseminated among the peo- pie.1-' Every democrat' voter in the county can -afford to lake.otir paper for (that length oflime, and ought to do 50., Will nol.aoraeofourreg--ular aubsoribers , in each: tpwosbip, interest themselvee in out behalf, and procure a list and send !us t : Let u'a' all do what we can for -the cause, ol Democracy. . SenJ jour names .aaiitnone.yrienda,;..;,,. ..r: fu ;:( 1 ....; Complimentary. 'it H. Porrjta,';l.sq., Iale CondUcto'r on lb Ealfln' BOd 'na,milton jftailRoad, on retiring frpm titei einploynwht. 0 the "Company, pre sented D. Ml Monaowy Esq., 'the1 gentleman'' ly Superintendent of Haid road, as a testimoni al'of bis,friends!iipv, and; his appreciation of tlje Veil merited 1 fsme of Mr. Morrow, as ! Railroad mart, a very elegant Cane, with a ! ridiiy'wrdiighf silver 'rjead, containing th ap- -propria te' inscriplkin, ;P..M Woaaow, from J.H, PeTi.'' : Considering the perplexing, varied'hd difficult dritreg of the' Superintend de'rtt of n 11ailroad,Vhere! .every body, wants to be pleased, and everybody very ready to censure,' Mr. Morrc- may jiisily regard this kind' remembrance' of .UTr" Potter, as guilt conpUraenlary, testifying in some; degree al least, last, gentlemanly bearing end straight forwardness it the brightest wreath with which a man in a iliflicult station csnadorn bis char acter, id that hit selection ol Conductors, be procured such as had the intelligenea and generosity to kuoV and acknowled real merit, when properly presented. , Ir. Poilai, weuH derstand goes into, the tmploy of the Cinciar natiand Dcyton Rail road Company, and we . incline to the opinion that the' Company Will never- have cause to jegri t the selection, and thst Uiose of. our fellow-citijens bo may. hereafter travel with Mr.' Potter, will find in Jiun the same urbanity of manners, Uiat-were his peculiar charscleristicj whilst Conductor upon our rood. . Long may he live. ' Campaign Statesman for 1856. U We have received a prospectua of this aterlingirem teratic paper,.and reepmmend to the Democracy of Peble, the ; importance of giving the Statesman a widecioulation during the Coming campaign. Considering the low rates It which the Statesman Is offered, there is scarcely l, pemocrat in (he county who cannot afford lo take it and their ovn county paperdnring the tampaign. The Statesman will be published from the 6th of June, wi t tl eleclfon at the following rateat One Copy, l00Fonr 'Copiee, $3 Eigtit Copies, 86 Eighteen Coplea tiOXifty .Copies, senf to ai)y Post Office, and to single address, $25 and.120 60.., -hf. r. : -U . IT "Petteraod'a" for Jane ha been laid npon own table, beautifully Illustrated and filled with choice reading malter,- The Jury number commenoei the second volume 'fot this yeaf, and all wh want this good period! caj bad better send jmroediateli. , Price only Jtt per annum, ",! ,11 .'.'., t-..; ; P""Godey'a for June is on hand, illustra ted with VTbe Gipsey," Fashion PJates, Pal terns tc, and contain a large quantity of ex cellent reading. Price S3 pet annum in ad- i ance.v ...... ,;.,.' ", .ITTTuesday, ie 4thdAyof next November; being Ihe (Tuesday after the first Monday 01 tku Jl iitt Ji u fixd upon by a law ofCongrecs, for eaflh'S'ate in the Cuion to et its voles f jr electors of Presideotand Vice Preiulenlof the United Hltt. ' .. ' .v ' ' - . The Cincinnati Convention. In one week from next Monday, the Demo cratic National. Convention wilt as-ernUd Jn Cincinnati for Ihe purpose of placing in nomi n.itiou candidates for the Presidency erjd, Vice Presidency of the United States, auj perbaju, says the LanoasU-r, (Pa..'IntalligeuOer, at no period of ou.'hii:orvji a Natjon it.ieeg necessary lo extrcisa more caul ion in making the selections. Public opinion k rapidly eon ceulrating uiop J,am Biichanam. as the proper, person to ie tiointnated for the1lfrsf' lirle'utioiied' office and that is the case not only in Penn sylvania, but in almost every Slate in the Unions Such unanimity'of sentiment on the Presidential questi n-'e have not witnessed since lie great contest of 1828, which elevated Gen. Jacksoj to the Chief Magistracy of Alt Republic Presuming, therefore, sa we have a tight to do, that the gentlemen' delegated to Ihe National, Convention will only he.jSnxious to carry out in good faith , the wi-.hts of their constituency, it is scarcely for a moment to be doubted that the great statesman of Pennsyl vania,, if he lives till that p riot), will be made the standard bearer or the Democratic party in the approaching struggle between Nslionalfcra and SecitonaKsrri bet ween the friends of the Constitution and its enemies. That be should be made the nominee is alike due to- his emi nent abilities and long life of patriotic' services lo his country as', also lo the great State of Pennsylvania which has Bever faltered m de votion to the Constitution,' and never ye1 fad the honor, of furnishing a Chief Magistrate for (h Union from amongst ber own gifted sons. ,..Shuuld Mr BtcuiNAM be the-notmneeof the National Convention, for the Presidency lie will receive such a vote In tmYCommon wealth, as, will astonish both friend bud foe, Such is the enthusiasm for him amongbt Whigs ac well sa Democrats, that we verity believe he can carry the State by not less tt-aniy thounmd mujor'iiu! And 110 better evidence of his .im mense and st'll growing popularity need be ad duced, than the course, virulent and lying as saults madetiTa him, by the KhO'V-Ndltiing and Blaok Republican he papers, in advance of his nomiualion, .--,, A ... -." 4ti The Prtesideucy lies no charms Tor Kr. Bocu ana.s, nor Can it odd anything to his world-wide fame as a. stattiman and a patriot... But,,, it nominated and elected, aa we have no doubt he w ill be, the office of President will be the crowning glory 0 bis long and eventful life; 11 4 his greatest ambition w It be so to conduct the government aa to redound lo the honor and greatness of the Republic, and to promote tJie welfare and prosperity of his fellow citizens!' For Ihe office of Vice President we hope also to-see selected tome eminent and tried states man, whose antecedents will be a sure guar antee of his devotion to the Constitution, and who will frown npon any attempt, 00 nialtor from whence it proceeds, to alienate one por tion of the Union from another, and who will usehis power and lend bis influence to per petuate the blessings of that civil and reli gious liberty, whiebwe ''enjoy, to the da test posterity;' -' : ' " ' ' ! ',' ' The Cincinnati Convention will have on'tm me use responsibility resting upon ibe body. From im action may flow vast amount of weal or woe to the country. ., 'We ' trust the delegatea wil) each and all adikess themselves to the work enirusleo lo their care, oud he aa- tuated by an' honest desire, to corry' out Vie wishes of the American people. ' LettheCdn vtntion do this, and its action will be, abuq dantly endorse at the ballot-boies but Jeiit fail in satisfying popular opinion, and the Worst dangers are to be aprireliended to our beloved countiy. ,,ir,,,.ii I-..JV. j , .' ' I Rescue of the Four Men Buried. The fonr men who Were buried in a coal mine near Zanes,vile', were reached, and ta.ied out about I o'clock on Saturday the lOlhinsU af ter being entombed in lh mines for nakrlv fif teen d.ay, without (ood or wate'r. The States man comuips a long accoupt 01 their rescue, which says "The excitement consequent on this affair hat1 been at the highest pitch alj along the Muskingum, from Zuiriesv ille t'( Ma. rietLa.. There lias never been less tban.;,fiv bandred persons on the groutidall wrought op 'id the mosl intense sgony of excilemenf. On Suaihy last there were over twig thousand people at the scene, from every form house along the road, eagerenqoiries are pot to ev ery returning visitor; -and Zaihes;ile has been in an, intense fever on 'the snbjef t." , The families-of these men were not permitted to meet them,' until some time after their deliv ery and be excitement had .'subsided', Vh'lch such i scene would produce,' Tueir.iJ'aees were covered to protect their eyes-o It ia said the 'first thing the young man about eighteen years of age made inquiry for wa a, ','ohew of tobacco," the rest after their, families and frisnda. They were all very much 'tmaoia- ted and exhausted. ' 1 ". " 1 h- 'tf.tlf ."American"; psilyi altbottgh the enl.;egular opposition which we may expect to encounter in .the approaching campaign, is now-in rlmost tis bsd a condition as either of the factions which' lifted it : 19 pp'wer a )irt time siace. We so rarely meet a person wbo pretends to advocate K, N. principtesa, that we are at a loss to know whether it is still in existence, Ita resa sarely broaches the na turalization laws, and ami-Catholic principles are beard only in abusive-epithets applied -to the Pope. To eecuje the fsvor of the Clack Republicans, Know-Nothing editors- ore -particularly .violent '' in their denunciation : of fqeatter sovereignty" ;bot the'pa'Tlolic "sbhs of the aires of '76" are 'mule n the sou,sii ring ubjeett.of j"4I d-bougt .tigl'.a,'. and "native euperiority' The 'Uht jCatholiC ia allowed lo pass tinbiackguarded new, for "oppressed negro" demands the full exercise Of all.ihe 'tuperioi' talent embraced .in the ranka ef Ihe immaculate "American"' bartv.' Patriotism hs given place b f general spirit f i.:t-.,,l.;.... -..j j' i.:.. .' 'if. .' ',' wi yutiutumujt auu nu4c-fit;auib,v 4S suppose!, will soon be able lo "rule" more than Arrrev icar ' Wonder if some of K enterprising lead-1 eis could not commence' a reform in . Russia f i arbur'f'iertd CuAitar.Ra hat decidedly Uia best asuof tmeut of Jewel'y, quantity, quality and style tiouidred', we hove ever seen, and we adverse ill our readers who WahCa'py'ffjihf in this l;re )o call at bis estabiiabuieut,.. oid you will mosl undoubtedly he suited., v-'- - The Reaction. The New York T'la-uw of a Ule date can. ilidly cilaiils.thjt there is now i .at.rbog reac tion going on ell over the' country il'n fevvvof, the democratic party Tt points lofithe result of the late election; in New Il.impshire, fihott Iklamd id Connecticuft s a1 proof of it, end it profeasas astonishment IhautuBb should be-Uie fact. Il speaks tee, of the democratic tri umps in the north-western States as another evidence of an astonishing reaction, fljid dc-. i a, 1.- 1.1 . . viaici uscii uuauie 10 account lor iu It could easily accouut Jar it if it would. The people are just coming under the benign influence of that "sobes second1 thought" tB al dissipates popu far de fusions, and ' scatters to the wind the humbug otsJaveiy etleustou. When that 'ober ecoud thought", in ao qulied fu'lt iupremaci (n the Amer' Inind let the advocate for civil . war in Kansas, of a dissolution of the Union, of etefiiat em'nity he tween different teqtions of the LVion .flnd of perpetual agitation of a mere; abstraction, look to memseleves. - 't he people cannot Ue long misled, and will sternly rebuke those 'who ha,ve labored so diligently ;ad fraudulently to deceive them... Agitators, beware of. the fides of November ' ; That "astonishing reaction" that the Tn'iuna ' speaks of will '.overwhelm you. The. Tribune' admission is hut another evidence that the currents of the public mind are all setting strongly against you all over the country. ; "' ' y- '" ' '' .: ' The Crops. The papers in vsriousqusrters of (he coun try are giving good accounts of' the prospects of the coming crops.. .The season 14 backward but that, is 'saiilto bevery favorable ia Ibe wheat, which .was sown in immense quanti ties Inst fall. In Ohio the wheat ia splendid, but the gV"5 ' yet thin. Fru it was a great deal injured in Ihe Wtt. .Teaches there will be none, bat a very abundant yield of apples is expected- In New York State Ihe wheat ia in good condition, though backward. Bar fey and oats are likely to do better than corn tbiS season. t U is now too-eaily in (lie season to say what will be the yield of cor a, for it depend rhoinly on the weather of July, Ai ustHttd September.'- Should it W favorable In June, and in the months named, this'couh try.will have unpiecedented quantities,. of breaiislnjl'on.'; nan' next autum.' ,;lFru'it in New York Stale will be abundant, In New Jersey, in low lands, the wheat has lufferdd severely in some counties, but, in ''the h,igh lands it promises a fine crop. ' Iu' Peiinsylvan. ia lh general accounts are that .there, it; a present prospect of a large crop of wheat.-- The'high prices of wheal last year caused the farmers, from Maine to Catil'urnio(lo tow' .large ly or this cerenl. . , -,i ',' 1 . Old Whigs. Greeley iUrtidiu life under t he-po Iron age of the Whig parly. , Hwjt with their aid he established his first journal, snd front them he has drawn the greater part of his present for tune., lie repays these favors witb Ihe fallow ing charocteiislic fling at a portto'i of thht old and wspeotablo partys'I' : "-:,- ' "There are plenty'of ditty dg'sln pulpit's, as well da in Ihe'gut'.er.. ' ltqt for a porticuliirly scurvy political. cur commend us to tl,is pariiu ufar bredd Vf "Massiich usels ' VT higs - whelps that, after fawning on Webster, went at 'his pointing to hc'tH hond-itf Pircef and then, that they might trip' up Uie heele ofa einime Whig ol the old tchooJ, (Mr..ltockwell) has-, tened io roll in the dirt at the feetdf Gurd iner rWebstfro-Pifrceo-Garuinero Democratic-)-. Kupw-NotlMueo-Whig!,! ,: jOetiuiue descend, ants of the old dog- in the -manger of; y&iop's time. -We know -that this 1 breed -rsi by no means uonlined la Massachusetts. .'.We'eoultl. point to some special specimens much. nearer home. The. nee u to be found everywhere in the North where there is ah.iuce;ir..mi chief. But llie piait) pock kennels in the Old Bay State, only woiing to snuff out which way the slave holders "want fhe.rrt to go,' to' tollow the seent,.exniting in tlie Craici of their rrtas ter'ii whin. '" '"' 1 '" ' ' ' 1 : c,'. ' . ; . .' . i. ijj; "..i -" 1 ', "Campaign Club" at Washington. yhe Ohio0.emecratatesiditig1u VJhingtqn recently met and crganized a 'Campaign Club! the object of which is to assist in distributing Democrats documents in Ohio through the coming Campaign. A--r0om hat been rented, and everything prepared to 'furiiish any docu ment required 011 short notice.. . IJnn. Qeorge W. Mjnypenny is elected Pretidenl; R.J. At kinson, q., Treoso-rer, an R. Leech, Set retaryi 0 Any cOmmunicai.ion addresse 'ihe'rii will meet prorppt attention, . . .. '' ' . ' ' ' "We would nggest to the Democracy te necessity of a .Congressional homfrritHdniioi later 'than Ihe' tatipr' pen of Jnne; Strike while the Iron is hot.mion Tetcgraph. ilTrWe second the, motion'.' Let us" in. due' time cast about fora true stand. rd-bearer whe will hoklly take issue ugainat linow Nothing bigotry, and intolerance, aud .Black Republi can fanilicitm, and fight for the principles for which we have to often ; foiighf, and one who wilt not trail our proud and unfurled colore in the dust, either during the rage of the conflict, or after our victory shall have been secured.' . ' ' "' ' ' ' - ; Ho to win A Lovia. If anybody wishes to understand litis art, let, him get (bat extra ordinary volume Just published by Professor Rondout; of New York, entitled "Matrimony made Easy,.".' It tells the whole itory. . There will be no going wilLoul.life par'tpert jkfter it. Evtry day will bring its wedding, -aa it- brings sunset.7 Lore will become a mailer of course and marriage feet flow into revereud pock'eis aa rivers do into the sea, Fof further; partic- iiloraeee cdverluttment ia another C8lumn.-nt Don't Mix ur rnt BAiitt.Tbe Albany ATni'cifriocier'gives1 the following account of t durlbut affair which -eccurred in a fa'nlily that city a few dayt.stnce: . A mother and her daughter mere both confined on the same day,' eacli having a little ton. ' Id the buttle ol the rnomeftt hdth 'ttablet .w'eire pUced, tn 'a cradlej and, to the. ooofutipn qf the mothers, when the yourigsterai-wtj taken from the oiadle.'they were iiiiable (0 tell which wat the mot!ier and which the daughter's sou a taiatler whicli, of course, mutt ever remain a mystery, -t The (amity is m great diittes over the affair." 'f:' ' JtlAsi.oHDteTva Lo;sLATuijK.TfcB teg'isla- tureof Maissachutetti have passed art tmenflJ ment to the constitution ot the State 'iirtfit(itg tjie hi'rejr of represeutatiyet to two. hundred tlnd tfly;nd dividing the. Slate into disUicta or their eleetlon. : I ' :f j-:-' "Campaign Club" at Washington. [Correspondence of the Eaton Democrat.] WASHINGTON NEWS. WASHINGTON, May 15, 1856. f lie speech of Mr. Cass upon the Enus-ia 'iesllon,: concluded yesterday, is ronceitvd to lie s inas'.Kly effort of that distinguished slateeniaa. i Jn reviewing the causes vhlrfc bar ltd io the excitement in- rein) ion lo Mia qlfairt xi the Territory Mr. Cass dwelt at con siderable length on the general subject of Slavery, aim discussed it with th.it spirit of liberal ity and justice which is the distinguish ing trait of U. a I great man's character. He de fended the' Administration against the recent attack of Senator Seward, and rhowed, con clusively, lb absurdity of that gentleman's extraordinary reasoning. The speech wilt bo read with irtfereslbv evefy on K6 tn-Kes an interest in the political qoeMitm of 1 life day. The Agricultural Department of 1 be Patent Office receive from Congress that reco)tuilioti and fostering care to which Us grow lug impor tance and usefulness entitles it.... The onera- lions of the current, year wilf. demand a much larger appropriation than formerly, Xut I make no uouut the sum ' will be given with spirit 01 cneeuuiijeM ang aiaprny. , tt will, prove gratifying to h fsrmers-oflhe country to know that their real interest is ever under the Watchful eye of (be government aud that every ttjoH win tie made to advance it. As an 111 stance of this guardian care it may b men tioned that. 210,000 extra copies of the Agri cultural Report for 1855 has been ordered by Congres. This report is unusually full and inieiesting.' It has been prepared with great care, and 1 Congrtlulale, the fatiuers thai 10 much valuable information is lo lie thus widely disseminated. The appropriation Tor the Ue perlmeul this session w i 1 ) be $10,000. lit a former letter I poke favorably of. the arrangements of the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore, Bad 'the. Baltimore, nud Ohio Itoilrond companies. At this juncture, in view of the commencing summer trsvW, 1 think I shall be doing a fav(.r lo the In etm public by addiuit llial I, have'subsequently lenined that these Companies, in connection with the Western roads, have, established an office iu INuw York or the sale or tbrough ticket; and, checking baggage, via Baltimore, hi Wheeling, Columbus, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Chicago, St. Louis. and, all principle cities and towns West and, South-west. Tickets for ine same places may alu( be obtained a' the depot of tin; first named, company in Philadelphia.. I ontlerslohd that the fare is the same as by other ruutpa and that inducements to visit this city are offereJ by the small additional charge upon, the through rate. This. is a mailer of some consllletnUon' lo passengers who.e curi. osity or busine.-M mjfiht lead them to v i.-.it the federal ci)y The route is becoming a great favbriieVwith the. travt ling public who 'speak, in term'', of earnest commendation oihe beau tiful ond romantic scenery lht route passing Ihroegb Hncper's Ferry and over ihe Allegha-. lies J tli excellence of the r, ods, the polite nets, cnte and Attention of those having c'butg of the trains, and the rapid speed, with which they jib carried, the distance being run s quickly as by any fiber .route and perhaps tyirh more regard lo'coiiifort nud safely. The reception ot.Jlf.Buchnn.iii in this city has been in entire consonance with the leeliigs ofa truly great man.' .Satisfied Willi Ihe spon taneous ovation of worm olid generous lirirts he preferred nn individual lot public, demon st mi ion, and his wULes were gratified..'. Uv was welcomed at the depot by host of en thusiastic friends, qnd then proceeded to his hole) as guie:ly and wilii as little display as en ordinary private individual, 'ii prospects are brightening everyday and it Will ; require no weird sisters to predict Ihe Iridium hereafter of the Democracy of the! Con n;r' while' it e-laiins shell standard bearers as James Such- 0 na n'.' '- ' ' ' ,; 'The Tariff question will come tip in iV 'few lays.' it is now 'under' consideration in the Cuitiriiitlee of Ways and Means, with a pros pect'the Senator James excellent will he basis PREBLE. [From the Cincinnati Gazette.] Gov. Robinson Captured by the Missouri River Pirates. jThe wife ol tiov. JRobinson, of 'Krii'isa's, jenchei'l this cilyyestr-rday-eveiiiiigdirect from Korsav having left Lawrence oil Thiiiday lost, accompanied by her husband.',, ''Wb.ili? on their .way down .the Missouri, rivrr, 'lh'e boa) was boarded at Lexington,' M'.. by. a baud ,ol river jiirales, , whose 'tju Wages have. recently iiiimic tnv iievoi ou jiiui liver iincie 101. jree itfcfe Men. . They appeared to know dial Gov jHoblnsott 'u'aton board the boa!, and informed him that they were detefir jne.l. tq arret hiui. The Governor apjieohd iq the Captain, of the boot Ij protect hiiti frum the jiirates, and re quested him' to' proceed ori the trip. This the Captain. declined to do, feurim:. the 'conse qliencei fo' bihiielfaiid boat.,' Gov. Boijinsoii appealed to Hie' pirfttet, telling them he had left Kansas openly, was traveling on nis 'pri vate business, and should certainly have not com through Misvobri if ti? had been trying to escape from (he Territory. The- mob were not satisfied with thisi and continued to cry "Drag him out," "drag him n ami the Governor seeing that resistance would be useless, finally went ashore with them. Sirs. Kobinson insis ted upon acconipsnying' hlin.bui at his urgent request, consented to proceed on her journey. We QftaVrsland she brings ith her a report ol the testimony thus far- gh'en i! before the Congressional fomm line, which Gov. Kobin son was lotting on lo Washiiigion! To pre : vent further annoyance, Mr. K., ' on leaving Lexington, nvaa obliged to covef up Ite-f name upon her baggage, and conceal her name a fat ss possible. "V..... 1 y 1 ITPenn3ylranja hat. al last erased from her statnle hooka that 8ldatia dnfrist la of libel which soya "Ue greater; the truth the greater the iibel.'V The law as recently passed by the Legislature of Pennsylvania sayit r That on the trial of indictments for writingf or publish ing l'libel, tne (rath of the matter charged as libellious maybe given in evidence! and if the jury in any tucb case shall find that the same was written and published from good motives nd justifiable ends, ''and that the matter so charged was true it 'shall operate1 16 the id. quittal of the defendant or defendant." , ; 0"A Philadelphia artizan proposes the fol lowing plan lo inanufactvrfl bank bills to pre vent them being altered from lower to kigbet denominations! Fine floe silk is to be woven into open patters, deliniating' the votious do aomiuations of ibe bills. A tingle pattern lor each bill ia then Pressed into the csner du ring the process of the manufacture. The lines of the flosa silk must inusriably extend, Cross each bill ' . .5 , ITTbe widow of the Emneror iVicholat is shortly to visit Italy, nd the Russian' grand mesler ef the ceremOBies hat elreadv furnish eJs suite 1ofsnartments for her iu Venice'-. Thif lends ou ait, of probability ,tb the. Wmo, tbit the bmperor Alexander will iiimself abort If pT visit lo Rome. ;.'.;, r:"S STl'fae Republican Newspapers have star ted Itorrthat fiheriflf Jnim wm shni in Kan. sas lya Free-Stale woman thus1 adding toliii' crime of a'ssossiuation a gross slander upon, the " '' . ' "' ' ' ' . '. j ITTbeConsli'.ntion of Kansas, ajopted by die Free"$tale party of .that. Territory;- pro vide that no colored tnen, lond orr, sliall reside wlthil its borders.' Tliisia "SbtiekiHg fot freedom,' with i'vengeauce., 1 '. :,vv! "Celestial Democrats." The anti slavery party held their annu'.l meeting'a Tew days ago in New York; and passed the following roto!utionsrv:" i. . ' ' Jioocttf; . That aft constitutfonal liberty has ceased to exist in this country; that none but'the trafficker- m'slavtn snd t,be sonlt ol awn; are permitted to en toy freedom of aneech and of the rtrss, w-aerever1 they nlant ttieir fent; that we are living under the away of Border Rufl'i.-ini.sm,' incarnated in the person of t tanklin Pierce no longer Ihe legitimate. President of the Uitltt-Statej; bntona deserv- nig ui iiiuneuiaio mipeaenmenl and removal lor bis perliuity and treason as thr unscrupu lous tool of ihe slave power; and, Ihereforr, that we are n tlie midst of.a revolution In th tow ou the chains of a sluvenclding oligarchy a thousand times more intolerable lo be borne than, ever imposed upon our Revolutionary fathers by Ihe mother country. "Resolved, Thatweihall neither give "nor ask for anyqnartet; tut our moiw is, 'Victo; ry or Death-.;" ; - Theodore Parker. unfolded the following as the woJna op rndi of Ihe party it the Blluin nlcntof its nbjecltl ' . ' J -' ": . '''If we once pntan antl slavery ma'n.'never so moderate, tn that office (the Presidency) then see what follows: . , ! '-"The Executive holds forty tfiousn nS .offices in his right hard, seventy millions annuald"! laisin bis left hand; both will be dispensed ao as to promoie the welfare and the prosper! ty of the people. Afi the'irreat . officts-exe- cutive, judicial', diplomatic, commercial will oeconirotie'i by Ihe Progressive. Force; the Administration will be celestial democratic, nut Satanic merely, and seek by natural just ice to organize thine and persons sq thai all may have a thure in labor and government- Thus when freedom has money and office to bestow she will become respectable in the Soutt, Whence nohle men, alv1iolden snd nnn-ilnreholders, will come out of their hi-ding-placa toiless their land, which others have cursed so heavily and so long. . There i are auti slavery elements, at the South 'one swallow makes no. summer;1' but one Presi den'ial summer of f'eedom will bring manv swallows out from their wintry sleep, fabu lous or real. 'Nay, 'the ignorant men of the North will be instructed, for mean men Will tie attracted by no smell of dinner, a.id her bue men left alone in their rot or to eiicaiie in oth er crime, bnt not in kidnapping men."' Celfcslial Democratt!" ,That isgooij. En- qwr. . ... , . ,1 ... .. , - From the Washington Union. Ohio Democratic Club. Pursuant lo nubiio notice's ntimhei of lb Ohio Democrats in Washington Cily, met on JUemny evening, April 29, 1850, for the pur pose of nrgauizinga Democratic Club..;. The meeting was called to order by the Hon. Eiibon B. CWs. on whose motion Col. OitoaoK W. MANvpis.NNr was appointed Chair man..' ... ... ... , '. ,. . On motion. R. Leech waa chosen Sreretam 01 me ineeiiug. . -; ,:-,' .1 .. . .... . ' A -resolution was submitted, and adopted, that the .Ohio Democrats uresent oitanize tuemseives into an association, to ue tlykn the ''(Mis- Democratic Club.'' for the nn rinse of disemiiii)ting Ueinocratio Piicnienta ,iu Uhio, duripg Ibe approaching , Presidential vpiiihii-(ii.,i . , . , , , ... ... ,, . . ., the following persons were then elected permanent otticers or tlie Ulub. -,, , . ..a , . Hon, Gkorck W, ' Mauvpemnv. PreMidmt .' (Ion. R. J. A-rJcrNSOH, 2Veur, and B. Lkech Secretary. .,-.. , r. ... .... AnMecstlve Committee was annointed enn- sisling of the followiinr gentlemen.. .. uon. Likorur it, riuii, Hon, Gkorci W. alAsrinNNv, and Uon. tl.. Atsinson. A resolution wns Bdonted, that iho rncd- lllll-j III I Ilia lirceill? Ue HJfllHIl IlV Ihl, K.rlarv ond published, and that the deinocruliu lunara 01 uuio ue reuues eu wopy. ,. -: . , ., On motion, tlie Cliilj adjourned lo meet ou Saturday evening next, at 71 o'clock. 1 , . ', -i- ri... 1. - . . . . R. LEECH, Secretary. The sum of S72S was nromntlv contributed by the members qt the, club, alibis meeiing, .,. ?-A. Know Njihiog' grand Jiiry'l'n Vin- ceniws refused lo fii),d; a' hill pf , indictment acainst one oflheir oath bound brotherhood who had-murifwrf-'a' felihw7'.6elrigr in cold blood. Herein Itet the dangerous- pendencies of,o proscripUve.an or-lef. Their obligations totqeusly and the government are alikeswat lowedu in thlfir hideous oath ofproscriptioh. BeWarj'of them, '" ' ' ' . 7 ' '; ," PnKSnp.NTML Co.nVk.ntion The fiemoerntic National Convention is to L held al Ciiiclii na'i on the 2nd day of June. ' . ' . I be Kenublican Convention at Philudelohia June '17th. ' ' . " , , Aull-Fillmor Know Nothinr! Convention nt New York, June 12th. ' Abolition Convention at Syracuse, on Mav the 28th. ...... Straight Whig Convention at Louisville, riii July 4th. ;' ' ;;. ' , STThe city of London, with a population four timet i great as New York, spends only 11,800,000 per annum, or about one-fourth the amount ipenl in the, Yankee, Metropolis. Young A me nee lives tost f ' . i Cr A war bos broken oat between Ihe In dians of Utah and the mormons. Four or five tr. '.'2 ",.-'- . ... .,J . . ' -' .1 ' jiuiuioii iiny- ueeii niijeg ana two or. three Indians, ,, Gov. Young has called out the Milt lt snd bat at the same time made esrneit ef forts to Conciliate bitred-tkinned neighbors. STBarmum thinks the recently published letters or Jenny Lind to a friend In Philadel phia, sympathising with Ue great showman in his miiforlones, is a forgery. He says he kn .wt nothing aboot the letter 'and that.since his reverse he bat had no communication from "the angel." TT Mrs. Laura Sprague, wife of Mr. J. A. Sprojie, of Dayton, c'oramitteu suicide on Fri day last, by taking aolphuric acidrf Causf, mental derangement and depression:' She wan a member of Die Congregational ,Chu'rcb,''and bad ssslaiued an examplary Christian charao ten, ---'-.-- .'v . - ' -.-'- '),' ITTWe know of no more complete ttlabluth- ment of the kind in the.'West than iHat of Messrs. Sprague 4 Co., 10 East Fourth street, Cincinnati; and we know '.of no geatltmes who better merit the repalalion of fashionable tailors. ' The tr jsrments 'are 'made .from the besi material and In the, iieat tle..; It la a genuine pleasure to ,wear Sprague's artiatic eiMtiohsv '.''' '; ;"'-.-.' 'A?---"' j-y.- -i .-.j. I...... -fci n.iwi.ti. I,,,., to- 7 The. DagueReotypes,. Aiobrotypet and Photographs of Ball, No. 28 ahd 3 Founh street, Clncinnad, ceTtninty are beautifhl and all. who have seen pronounces them se. . Drop in off Ball, .and -tee howv admirable -his on rsngemenis ere. ' He cannot besurpaued as an artist, . . - '' i- - j. -. tf.,ii .'--, . i BTThe Black -Republican sheets arc how en deavoring to show, that -there will, of necesai ty,be 1 fuss in the NaXwntl Democratic Con. vention, in Ciueinnali. This it "Jute's labor tot." 7. '! :;' ' .' 1 . [From the Lecompton Union.] The Shooting of Jones. Ma. Editor: la compliance with your re quesl, we .give below a correct statement of the immei'iate fac's connected with the assas sins! ion of Sheriff Janes.- . Being in Lawrence on the S3d ins!., we taw the peaceable arrest of aix persons by Sheriff Jones, with a detachment of Unre4 Slates troops under -Lieut.' Molniosh. Everything want off quietly, aill just before dark when some men congregated about in different pla ces, abusing the pro-slavery men- Gen. Fieice Sheriff Jones and others. ' Several tiroes hr Ihe evening we warned Sheriff Jonea-upoa Infor mation being givt-n to us that possibly an at' tempi upon hit life wad Id hs made lobe can tiouaaud circuuect. , . VVuh Lieut, Molni tob, we with a geuilcman by itie same of Yates, went to Ihe camp, intending to pats bfftime'and tpetid'll-e night. Soon after )w had viadv ptrpara'.iona for sleepin, M.d ones' csme iui asd commenced talking in regard lo the arrangemiBla for ibe night for the care of the prisoners. Soon Lieut. Mcintosh, Mr.'JoneV and one of us, (P.,) went a few paces from the lent lo gel a glass of wa er. While' so etigg,d, some persons came up and inquired whera Sheriff Jonee was and wide intuiting - remark, Concerning hia Courage, when ite J.) arose from tti siooplng posture he Was in and remarked,, -"Here I am, ijenilema,n,':,eiid again stooped, when eom person irl t ctWd standing near 6red inlo the party; when the remark was made by P., "Jones, you are slot," ond upon exaoMUilion, it was found that s bullet had passed through his-pants withotit injury. ' The party relum ed lo the tent, where, when we commenced talking shout this dastardly and hclIUb attempt at assassination, a man, pretending to b-s drunk, inirnded himself into I lie tent, irr out opinion for ihe express purpose of finding out the positioner Sheriff Jones., ' - 1 lie look a seat, when be was told by the Sheriff ifant the party bad noase for him, when he immediately tro end left, snd in less than live minutes, aa we were eonversinf to gether, Jones fell, exclaiming Oh;!, He at tempted to draw a tuite and find Ute-dasttird-, ly scoundrel worse then a fieudt who would thus under the cover of 'iieht, stlemrrttliti lia of a fellow bing; but the wound waaauch as to prevent Ins using atoll. The shot tame fnm the hind pari of. the tel.L and una aimed al the hick of the Sheriff. VV ha-e no doubt ourselves (bat the wholu a alter waa connected the rascal hired for the exureu . purpose of assassination; and that 1 litre are many persons In Lawrence concerned in Ibis matter, who are very de.-. irons to shield theui selves behind this foul and dark ttoundrel, unworthy even' the name ofa !evi THOMAS M. GROWDER, WM. L. PRESTON. Lecompton, K. T., April 24, 1856. P. S art confident itiht the attmssin knew the exact position ofSheriff Jones in the lenl, for had he shtrt sr random, another of ua might have been iu Sheriff Jones' position, T. M. C. KT'WU" M ene fot in.counclia with the shooting of Jones thai snoul( not be over- looeU. j. 1 lie fite otate ineo disavow h-ept, deplore it and lake measure id bring iLe mur derer lo justice. Al the tame time all t 0 power of the Territory, together with lire companies or United States troops, is ii-voked to dixcuvtr anj arrest him...- Hut whtn Dow and Unrbor were shot down in cold blood by the ir.vmleri.ofKan.-ins, (he sets were, applaud? ed by Ihe slavery prolianntlis ; I hi; g.urder ers, tlivuiih well known to Ihe Jai'er, wera con ceoled. Nu efforts 'vur made for thii arrrsi. No United Slates troop we're put in liiotioi) to . slay 'the progress of assassination m ho.l, nrithing was done to sal,sfy the demands of itistice. This' r0nle.1l clesrlv rcvtl Him ip. ipeotiveanimnsuftln twoparties." Ctiiusgi, Deiil'KJralic Press. . The ubovtf slnlrmen.t i going ihe rounds of all the Ulatk .Republican pap-trs. Everybody who has a kuowlcdjre of Ihe facts knows (but Coleman, who killed Diw, ns he alleged in self defenseaurreiidered himsell, wftconiui -ti.-d for trial,' ami was lelcased on bait by u magistrate. His trial has not lee,i had yet, Oil'., there is no reason to apprehend he wi: not be wheii the Court meets. Uu.rbur was sbol by i delncbinenl of three men iroin the force of Geii-.-ral Richorilson, when the latter, under the Urdu's df Uuvemor Shaiiii'oii, eiicautped. near Lawrence. . . . ' . '.''' .Major ICInrk', who was charged with killing ruroer, ouii o'.iier part les liav been coininilleU and now eVail their Irial.y. ; ; '.. ' , ' ''; '.These griis. misr preenlnliont.pf facts liy the journals in the interest Of the iusur-;ents,, afe t 'UtCtt of much of Ihe liail, feeling and er-i roueous'- ideas wliicii prevail Jhrmighnuf )be Country relritive lo Ibis iniseriible contest.., It it bad euoliijli (0 present hut one side of such a cpdle.ii--purposely concealed mid teiiuriiig itrl the bad acts on the one side, and exogera litig ahd coloiing lio-e 011 Ihe other side but. when to this j added Ihe grossest miis'a-e-rneiils, like those put attrity by the JVie York I'ribiint and -O iler JonrnalK t.f which the' above is a fair coiinple Hie offense fiillt litile short of that of Ihe ans.iin of Jones in turpi itude tlid, counrdire Cincinnaiy En q oyer. (fyOld Kmg Lear, in the play, when lit was out-lit the storm, said iii his apostrophe to the rain, wind", thunder and lightning: : . 1, -. "Yuuowe rm wsub-teriptlnn." - ';' Prentice, of the Louisville Journal, aays he wishes he coitld tay as much to all his readers nud we wUb we.co'u ld sajf Ihe same loallof ours. Those not iu arrears need not resd this. "fart lie' Ohio Curiealyir iCoiumbus) offers prrmiuin of 8 lull set (twelve volumes) of that work tu the Oliio hoy under eighteen who will, grow the bettacre of corn this year, and give an intelligent account o the process; dillo, to the boy ol any Slate west of Ohio who will do likewise. Ten competitors are required to make Jhe offer hold. .',. , . ' : . MARRIED On the lSiji Inst'., by Rev. H- ,W.' fsylor, Mr James H. WrsioSt tp Mrs. Jlaar -A. Bakc, alt of Somen Jowinlup. . ,,,, . .J; , ; , For the Eaton Democrat. For the Eaton Democrat. OBITUARY. VMaiiv'Akn 'Stskit. Bora July 2nd AB14. Died of Typhoid Fever, May 16lh 1860. Aged 41 years, It) mantbs and 17 days.-; m ,1 ..'.,. She.waa.nui'.ed in alamato to James L. Stsket, Dec. 19th, 1835. She united with the ,. If V PhuMk in emn n u-t,K 1. . l...-KH.l to starting in the race she has now ended, in the yesr Itm. owing to hia business purtuita her tiusbaad has been conilan'.lv awav for' some lime, to leaving in her the respooaiblli- i ties of a family of six children to train tip to guard an) utoteel from the vices deity set before them. From these deen tares and oal erous duties, an inscrutable providence called bar awaV, leavint tit chiMiun. ornhant in.. deed-,. Her death had "t teemed anticipated vj nci inenux, uui a tnori nme oeiore nertna, in. that her husband could not be present to mingle hit grief wiln his bereft children..-. And whit must be hit feelings when he learns., that hit wife ia in the tornb and hia flntdrea . are orphans j . . ., - - , . ,' ' . . Hut she hat not died at the fool dieth. . Her'a . waa a true' and personal experience. Like Mary of old, the bad learned humility and piefv . at Jesut feet, and during her illness, astured ; the writer, that (he felt the tunporliiK Dies' ence of her Savior, ' Though she was seldom rationsl in (i,e latter pan of her illness, yet there it hope iu her death, and much to com- , mend in her example aud life, 'May the kind band or Heavenly love wipe away Ibe bitter. itart of the sorrowing friends a nd bring thein L. F. VAN CLEVE.