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SIBSCBIPIIOX! i 00 per Tear, la Adf .
As very little of this specie? of grapes
(Ml! rotumUfoli'i) is known by your
Northern readers, some of them may be
sufficiently enriou to know more of its
jieciiliaritie-i. In coniinon with all the
other native varieties, it U diaxious
Jiolyjmmtf, or in other words the pistil
ale or fruitful plants have a portion of
perfect flowers and a portion of imper
fect Honors in the same clnstcr, while
iUmiimte plants have all the (lowers
entirely destitute of a stigma and pistil,
and aic consequently all entirely barren.
This being llio case, of w hat use are
thee latter plants ? They are not need
ed for the fertilization of the frnit-licar-ing
portion, as suflicientflovters are per
fect to produce an enormous crop of
iruit, aim it makes no difference in the
quantity of fruit if there is not a stami
nate plant within miles of them. This
is the case with hibrusca, cordifolia,
rywrta and rofiiiidifulia. V. aitivalis I
ha e never examined criticall v. 1 have
been cultivating the rotundifolia class
for some thirty years or more, and
also liavc proved some forty or
fifty varieties' of the other classes
which are cultivated, at the North.
Some years since, t abandoned all ex
cept J . rttundtfolia, which I find to be
the only one exempt from disease. I
now hae quite a large variety under
cultivation, having raised a large num
ber of seedlings from tho seHU ol the
Scuppcrnong, which is a whito or yel
lowish grape, with berries varying in
.size from threofourthsiof an mcu to
one and a quarter inches in diameter,
tho clusters varying from one to twenty
berries, and it is the only native grape
which carries the Muscat aroma. None
of the varieties 1 have, ever fail to pro
duce good crop', and the vines are en
tirely free from disease ia vine, let! and.
fruit. The w eight of fruit on each vine,
is beyond belief by those who have never
seen this class in full bearing. I have
this season had arbors crushed down
with the great w eight of the fruit on
them, although they were built of good,
stout chestnut fenec rails. Some grape
'growers complain that the clusters are
too small; this is not so; each tine is a
'ime clnster in itseHlhcly"Iii"g!Uhcr-ing-thenr
w lreri ripei Uiey af f shaken
down on to sheets m'ado for tho pur
pose, instead of being picked by luuid
asjis the case with the cluster varieties;
and in W) bushels of the berries, which
arc gathered entirely free from stems.
ono will not find a rotten or imperfect
berry. Myvinoyard, which is a small
one, has this jear yielded four gallons
'of must or juice jer bushel of fruit. I
have ouo tine, a seedling jrotn he
Scuppernong, raided by nrysolf, which
will compare very favorably ui quality
with tho DUck Hamburgh, while the
berries are from on? to one and a quar
ter inches in diameter, of a black color,
speckled with ruct. This class of
grapes alivayslilooius about the 15tli of
June, and ootistsmeutry the clusters are
never injured iiy lrols. the grpvrth of
i hists ?or the household, i
'l U The TH,lc.y i Jr
Cream Sauce: Half pound sugar,
one pint cream, ono tablespoon butter.
crcised .the ingenuity of our bestcuM and flavor to,suit tho taste..
unc anu a nail pounns
not bear. Thus apple orchards w ill be
come often fifteen years old before bear
lnz. and. in fact, manvlfef them never
bear irood crops. Just how to obviate
this difficulty is a problem that has ex
tivators all over tlfo Vest, and1 the 4 IjutyCake
1 reason wnv no conclusions nave ueen
arried at by our best pomologists, and
that will be generally applicable, is that,
as a rule, the conditions necessary to
success are as varying as the localities,
soils and other minor integers surround
ing each orcliard planted. Shall we
then neglect to plant orchards? Iiy no
means. Itut, say many, there is no
money in fruit. The markets are glut
ted except at certain seasons. True
enough, jet this should not prevent any
farmer trom planting an orchard on
the best site near his house possible, or
if the situation is n&t adapted to fruit,
make it so, as far as circumstances will
allow. It is true it is better that the
soil be dry to a good depth. It is true
that orchard trees of no kind will do
well on a soil in which the water stands
near the surface of the ground. It is as
true, however, that there aro few farm
houses in the West, 'where, by proper
means, the drainage may not be accom
plished to the depth of at least four
feet from the surface. This w ill do '
well for all fruits except the pear, and
the cultivation of this fruit in' the West
is not successful except in confined and
widely separated localities. Tho same
may be said of sweet cherries. 1'lunis
are difficult of cultivation, principally
from the attacks oPtho curculio. The
Northwest is not, of course, adapted to
peaches;' aside from these, however,
LJ tcoaaumpitoBjairaJEf
' l!? old physician, .'retired fruM practice
hiring had placed in its hands Jf an East
India missionary-the-fbrrnuLfof-a-atinple veg
etable remedy for the speedy and pennanent
cure for Consumption, Bronchitis, Catarrh,
-Asthma, and all Throat and Lung Affections,
'also a positive and radital cure faT iS'ervous
iscuuuv nuu dii .nrvuus sOinrl.uIUR,-alter
In tuou'ands 01 cacs, baa felt It his duty lr
malp tykadwnj to lib 'tulMrlng fellows. Ac
tuated by tlil motive, and aleirc td1 relieve
humati"surrerln;r, I will send frecof charge to
all who desire it, tbis recipe, Ju, Herman,
French, or English, with full direction lor
preparing -and ulng. Sent Ur hull by a4.
ilrcftintr itli tamp,' naming thlspapcr, W.
YV. Siieiuu. JW J'utun' Biudc JtodiaUr.Xr
every farmer should have other fruits in , sprinkle in cinnamon and bake until it
of sugar, flout and butter, ouo. Jtablci-banng'teffed iu wonderful curative powers
spoon oaKing-powiicr, anu tno w lines 01
twenty-four eggs.
Ginger Snaps; One cup each of butter,
molasses and sugar, ono teaspoon soda,
one tablespoon ginger; mix with flour
enough to roll w ell.
T-Corn-Starch Pudding: Six table
spoons of corn-starch to one quart of milk,
scald the milk and add the corn-starch
dissolved in cold milk: boil a few min
utes, stirring briskly. This game roay'j
be cooled in molds.
Snow Pudding: Make boiled cus
tard of two eggs; use only the yelks, in
a quart of milk. Skin and coro baked
apples, beat thoroughly with the whites
of eggs to a stiff foam, add sugar and
lemon; pour this upon tho custard when
cool. w
Baked Indian Pudding: Eight table
snoonsof Indian meal stirred into three1
pints of scalding milk; add one pint of
cold milk1, a large handful of wheat llour ;
when cold, add 'one egg; half a cup of
molasses, or more if liked, and sliced
sweet apples. Bake slowly for three
Tapioca, or Sago .Pudding: rut one
teacup of tapioca or sago in three pints
of water, let it stand where if will be
quite warm, but not warm enough to,
cook; elica half a dozen good-sized, tart
apples, men uiko one teacup 01. sugar,
relaxes the system and renders us liable to
attacks of .diarrboja, .dysentery, bloody-flnr,
cliolera-morbu, cramps in stomach, colie
and other painful and dangerous affections
for which Dr. .Pierce's Com Dound Extract if
-Smart-Weed compounded, from tbp .best
rrencn Dranay, Jamaica pn?er, tmart-irced,
or water-pvpper, auodjncl aootuinir.and heal
ings irums and balsams. Is' a most potent
specific It is eqnallr efficacious in breaking
up colds, fevers, and InnanmntoTT attacks.
Every household should be supplied lth it.
'Fifty cents by-druggists.
i .
Ton 'PiMm, in moon hiner, was
tTm,il 11, win m ,l),ni I, ilfm liv rttT-om
' mpnt. nfT!ir in Vlltntf Pnnntp XT,.
and fell head long over a cliff 65 feet, lie
Selzcdlhe'branchorof-n hcmloekrarthe
foot of the cliff 'and by'thns breaking tho
fall saved hisKfajr rii fin
From Hell to Heaven.
Sometimes the nalrfs of dlese are sojrrfat
that it seems as if thpv rnnlil nnt tu lun-ni.
knd ometiniea. Uiiniioepiua.wiirrfciaefl
amiaomeninto toe srave iny-prcvenliasjvst
ana steep. ..liicn. uic soaiuiuir .lunuenceoi
Waruer Sara Xerrnie ts ilKfc a tranl;
abundance, and to spare in irood seasons.
and if carefully attended to, there will be
hardly a j car without a fair supply of
fruit. There is one thing that too many
farmers forget Jn tliis.connection. That
is, all the fruit gathered for family use
is worth jus the price asked for it by
the village grocer. It is true that many
fanners who will not attend to their or
chard and vineyard do not have fruit,
and will not buy enough for a fair sup
ply. The objection mado is, itcosts too
mucn. -tney nave set out trees, ex
pecting them to take care of themselves
and bear annual crops. This trees will
not do tor tne best pomologists. iwiy
should they do it fQrjthc farmer? Oth
ers complain that it takes too much
time to care for them. The same com
plaint is mado of the vegetable garden.
Precisely the same course of reasouing
might apply to qycry crop on the linn.
No crop takes cafe of itself anil pays
Farmers in the West have become" so
used to suppose thstthcy must run over
larcro areas to net monev out "6f crons
that mauy can not understandi how the
cultivation ol a single, acre in fruit and
vegetables may produce half "the sup
port of a family so far as the table 13
concerned. Yet such is the fact, and
the sooner it is better known how to ac
complish this, the better it will benot
only, X05 the. head of the household, but
tor tne risinsr "encralion. frame
-). - " 1
becomes a jelly.
Flannel Cakes: Mix ono pint cold
mush with. one quart of warm milk and
three eggs beaten.very light and enough
flour to make, it tolerably thick, ,put in
three tablespoons of veast and set it to
f rise- the night before Before baking
them, stir in a lump of butter or lard
size of an egg. (
Mush.' Broad r Put aipint of sweet
.milk in a saucepan, and when it comes
o a boil make a .thin. mush, with corn
meal. Cook it done and set it aside to
cool ; beat in one egg'at a time till you
have put In three,- add a piece' of butter
the size of an egg and a little salt; put
in a. deep dUh aud.hakq;it. must be
eaten as soonas baked. mL ' ,
Charlotte Rusec: Take, ono, pint
rich cream, .whites of four eggs, half
pdund'po'wdcrcd sugar, third of abo'x
of celatin'e, ohcihalf "pint of warm wa-
'ter, dissolve tho gelatine in the water,
.whip the cream toairoth, andplace in
llour sieve to drip, beat tlm whites of
the eggs very gtiff , place in mixing-bowl,
add the sugar to them ; mix the gela
tine, mixing lightly; then add 1 the
cream quickly, flavor to taste and mix
gently; place in molds, and set in acojd
place; the moldmay 'be 'lined 'with
sponge C.ike. "
Soot from achimney.where wood is
Tho lady w ho is now Grow u Trince:
of Germany was, as the child-Princess
Royal of Britain, a veritable "little
witch." A certain distinguished plfysi
cian, who was often called to Windsor,
was always familiarly addressed by the
merry child as "Brown.-" lu,ain.tlie
the fruit is very rapid, the crop, being 1 Queen tried to induce her small daugh-
. . . ."?,"t"
ripe bv Sept. 25th.
bo cultivated
wjicn the mercury gcts,tp1.To-pdoe3t
ict as low-uV that in 3-ou'rgrape-lioift.M?
If not, your summers aro long enough
and warm enough to ripen the fruit. I,
Could not this crane tcr to sraco "Brown's" name with
in yourgrape-honses at J some soit of prefix. At length she' was
i3"Kll!edTlothe"'gronn"J peremptorily informed that if she ever
again ventured to, make usqof this un
cerenipnious stjlo of aclrfis, the. pun
ishment' would be an Instant 'dismissal
tobcd. Thd phj-sician reappeared in a
day or two, and was greeted by the
young lady with these, words; "Jfjood
morning, Broun, and good. nighttoy,
Brown, for I'm off to bed," and she at
once " beat a retreat."
have ono v.irietvrtiiat'riiierKtJktf last of
A it -. rV i! -,lAi,i',
tugitsi. 11 is a line, largu uiacK gnipe,
also a seedling from Jhp Scuppernong.
A'ines of this cl.is arc never pruned,
and rarely manured or cultivated. Tho
roots running an inchror, ti btlore. t)ia
'stirfacc of the groiindi cultivation is in
tirclyiimpi acticable, and the loaves from;
-the viuca furnish must. ofJLlicjaanjipi
they get. Stable manure is death to thu
vinos, wlilo they ilelight inliine!Uid de
caved egetable matter. Another pe
ctJiarity 1 that -the? vines jcsuij nt'tbo
prppagatfd from ciittinpsrsj snu'ther
Varieties, but only from la els', 'st5 that
it is a slow prx ess to iiicrj:.ise Jhem. t
J. IWi 'Jittrth, ahAMMerkla., in
Oouuixy Gcplleniqn. r
. In the. cultivation of fruit trees in thq
'tfst. it is often observed that trees con
tinue to grow year after j ear, "but'ilo , their goodexample,
L THots3..Trini,uear.tcstuaony (aaidolt
iKimuimjf 1 tLuAf, uiKisuie oestineui
cal cbmpoundyet placed before the public for
renovating and purifilng the. Wood; eradicat
Inirall humors, impurities or poisonous secre
tions from the srstera. tnvfiroratlmr and
I strengthening the sjstemdebllitated bydis.
"The Great Health Htstjorer.'!.
Trre Goiiiirf Cirtszit. of Ttockford, lit,
elalmsto have S0,00U readers. Itisafinefam
ilv paper, Christian bat unecUrian, without
advertisements and pure, ?t.'J5 ryenr It
Hrrs x stoel fiirrai imr t.f Clirlstl at rraver.
-ami wUief.jjg lum -aud x-T il auaple.a iyy
IreeonsmukUion m-rpstay jj
Ir other remedies liavfe failed,
with thls'cvcry few days.
' G6od" Mucilage': Of "gum-arabic
three' ounce's; 'distilled vinegar three
ounces,i w hito sugar ono ounce. A
small quantity of sulphate of .quinine
added to thu solution is a complete pro
tection against mold. Instead of the
vinegar one part acetic acid, and fh c
parts Svater'may be" sulistimtcd. "
To Take Bust Out df Steel': "Place
the article in a bowl-containing kerocnc
oil, or wrap ?ho steel up in a soft cloth
well saturated with kerosene: let it re-
m:tin'2i hours longer; 'then scour the!
TU5tyispots'with brickdust. If badly
rusted, uiCifalt wctiWitli hot vinegar;
after scouring, , rinse ercry particle of
brickbut or salt off with boiling lint
water, dry thoroughly; then polish off
with a- clean flannel 'cloth and a little
sweet oil. ,
As tho ' vcason for3 lemons is ap
proaching, it is well to remember that
1 On Xov. o the Prince and PrincueS
of Wales miencd tho new medical sphqol
of the Bartholomew Hostiii.il. "Tlio'T-nn-
Won Standard savs luncheon was after
ward served in the nvat!inll.trnil'it.:wfi
interesting to observe a trong likeness ' l?'s fruit '.s considered excellent in many
lietwcoo he l'rinco of Wales and a por- Kinus 01 sickness-in levers, in sioniacu
trait on the wall nf IT..iirv Vlir ... wlm complaints, and bilious troubles. Lem-
granted the hospital its prcscntcliarter 6n,Jni:o is tlle'bcst antiscorbutic rcmedy
' -Known, it is saw itnatiiie gumsmay
Calii-obkia .apple-growers are rbe, kept .in ;a healthy .condition byrnb-
ilarmcd at the spread of, th.odlingbing them, everv day wijhlcmoniuiqe;
ninili T1,...a -lr o,l,o n 1, ( .TT.'.S r Li .l.. U..'iI'ir.:i .?.;.:. i. '. .1 l.- rV
fruit, and scrape and wash the barkVre- ( external tisoVarts'Vemovcd. and dari
pJrt goodr"ti!ts even'where the nel'.'hr drfiff " on'the'Tuad 'dt-troved by1 it.1 rTf
bors aro a little dilatory in following all this is true, the lemon .is.a miiro.val-
1 uauic xruii iifit is generally supjmscu.
from hell to Leavcn.i
Cute tef Cdnsumatlonrforyouropus -"
- : s-t
try Piso'
!t r
LI i I
Caw Jactoop'a Best wtst.SaTy Tobacco
Invalids, usej C. GUbert.'s,Corn Starch.
Tut Qua Buoo Puaints.
fc-i Mln
Scrofula, Serofaloat Humor, Cascrt Cn-
eciO-s Humor, Eryiipelai, C .nicer. Salt
Beumt Fimplei or Humor on the Face,
Cosbflftsi Cflldi; Ulcen, BroncUtii,
Ueurtlgi, Dytpepsii, Hheumatiici,
rains in tne biae, u)nsiipuon, uo-
acb. Eadaey Complaintf, To-
xaa-0 weaxnesj ana rea
t , txal Debility. . f
Thlspirnarattonlisdritlflrallj and chnicaliy cora
bttwHt. amirt itnnrlrirtjcitritL trim rwu. tibs
and barts. that Its csh1 rflfcts aro rff-iliJtK trrri(s
llUwiyBfUT cnmmrtidn; to UkclL l"hr U adU
ea. ofttiha'i4nflrttMiifor whirh Uw TF(ii( can
not be Uafdwltl. rfRVKGZ 8ATITI. MS It ilbM tKC COO-
UinanyraetattlccomiMmnd. Fur rr.i (Heating theijs
tpni c f all IniDutlUf vt n p4 t It, has no riual. It
tuu ivTtr utictt'ta rtTwt a rurp. cttlnz tne ami
nxmcUi to ttaeuf tao, UcliUitatot Uj dlseaaeJt
H'tnilerful effect iipn (no ompiauitt nxmnl are sur
prlttnctoaU AIKy v Lern onrtfJ brttie smK
that have tnedioait jer nmBedie. It can mil be
callca rTJ-T
The Great Blood Purifier.
Sqj-pfula. Liver Complaint! Dyspepsia,
Rheumatism, Weakness., ,
H. K. STITTVSL B- ton :
I have btn iracUdfHf inMllcln for 25 jearv ao4 a
arruwJr tor M:ribi. Lrrt Complaint, 1tT1U
J.l,ruratLfii. U taint tt. and all dUe1 of th Wot I
J fcwtartwiwl ttm oaaL" 1 hw-wliHtlneIw
. yirii aiia iiaTe nner naa onp ixdue rnnniw j
wM IttraitUf rworvanrtHl R toUwie ta need ui a blvod
&sJ lxJUASfifcfew0.taifc
September t8,jt,!l., ; ff
1T.R. STEVEN'S? Boston, Mass-
V' - 2. lV.IH 1 j
'VegetinTis'SoId by All Druggists.

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