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VERMONT DAILY TTIAJSI "SCRIPT, JUNE SO, 1868.
Vermont Dai ly Transcript, SATURDAY, .lUJJK 20, 180S. Local Items, Bfe6"Iiitc'roHtlng mutter, original or se lected, mny always bo found on the first page. Ovijuni.iation of a dvant Citb. In ptirsiuinci! of the call of the Com mittal1 appointed in the Sirinj? to re port an organization of a (rant Club in Kt. Albans, a respectable number of Ite publlean voters met at the Court House, on the ll)th Instant, to rceeive and art upon the report. A. J. Samson was chosen Chairman, and A. Harnes Hce- retary of the meeting. The committee on organization, of which Col. It. C. llenton was Cliairman, and Julian II. Dewey Secretary, reported the following constitution and organization : "Ve the subscribers hereby agree to be come associated together for the purpo.-o of promoting t ho success of Jtepublican principles and advancing the i'Ipi-Moii of Ulysses tf. Cirant and Schuyler Col fax to the olllccs of President and Vice President of the United States,' under the name of the St. Amiaxh (Jkant Cuvv. ; and agree to be bound by the following CONriTTITTION. 1. Any legal voter in (he town of SI. Albans, whofavorsthcelection of Grant and Colfax may become a member of this. Chth, by subscribing to this Con stitution. 12. The ofllccrsof thisitsssociation shall be a President, live Vice-Presidents, a Recording Secretary, a Corresponding Secretary, and an Executive Committee of live. 3. The duties of President, Vice-Presidents, and Secretaries, shall be such as usually devolve upon such olllccrs. J. It shall be the duly of the ICxecu tive Committee to make all necessary arrangements for times and places of meeting of the Club ; to provide for such speakers as may bo deemed neces sary ; to raise such funds as may be need ed, in such manner as they may deem best, and disburse them as they find ne cessary ; and to arrange and provide for all business to come before the associa tion. Provided, however, that no mem bers of this association shall by reason of being a member be liable to tiny as sessment or taxation as such member. o. This Constitution may bo amended by a vote of two thirds of the members present at any regularly called meeting. The Committee als.o reported the fol lowing list of officers for the Club : J'rcxidenl, It. C. Benton ; Viec-Prctudents, R. 11. Hoyt, .lames Saxc, R. R. Sherman, J). R. Railey, Julian 31. Erooks; according Secretary, W. II. Whiting; Corresponding Secretary, 'Wilbur. 1 Davis; Executive Committee, 13. A. Smith, Albert Sowles, George G. Hunt, L McD. Smith, V. McDonald. On motion of J. J. Rurges the report of the committee was accepted and adopted. President Ronton then took the chair, an opportunity was given for signing the constitution, which was improved by a good number of thoo present, and the meeting then adjourned. It. C. Rkntox, President. A. Rahxks, Secretary pro ton. RlCMA KKAltKK WlIATlIKlI. Mr. A. H Huntington, who has kept a weather record for many years, informs ns that the week ending to-day has been the most remarkable he has ever known in June. The thermometer has indicated through the whole week, at sunrise, SO' of heat, not varying half a degree during this time. Usually when we have such hot weather, tho intense heat is succeed cd by sliowors, out wo have nail very little rain during tho week. If there had been no thermometer in town our feelings Avould have indicated some tiling "remarkable" in the weather. o- - a J v un a way. i no vatcaonian say that as Mx-. Curtis Ayers, with his wife and thrco children, wore on thoir way homo to Rakerslield, on Monday and just as they began to descend Var ner hill, in St. Johnsbury, some part of tho harness gave way, letting the carriage upon the horses' heels, which commenced at oncn to run at a fearful rate. Mr. Ayers, who is a largo and strong man, hold on with all his might but was unable to stop them, and bare ly succeeded in keeping them in tho road and successfully running the gauntlet of a number of teams that were in the street. Tho horses went tearing on by the lumber yard and over the brldgo towards Mr. Streotor's. Mr Ayers reined them into tho ditch and bushes, when they broke away from the carriage without upsetting it, or injuring any of its occupants. It was a narrow and most fortunate escapo from what seemed an inevitable and serious acci dent. One of tho horses was badly hurt. - . . -- II. E. & S. H. Lewis have this day, June 8th, opened a large stock of Dress Goods, comprising Wash Poplins, Tacko and Tripoli Cloths, colored and White Piques, Shawls, Parasols and Sun Umbrollas at reduced prices. 23tf Tho General Convention. 'lite general convention of tho Con gregational churches in Vermont com menced its session at St. Johnson ry on t he loth, and itsproceedings are reported fully in the Vermont Chronicle for the first three days. The opening sermon was preached by President Kltchell, of Mlddlobury College, and it is spoken of as of rare excellence. The Convention was organized by ap pointing Rev. Alfred Stevens, Modera tor; W. A. Robinson, Scribe, and Win. S. Palmer, Assistant Scribe. Tho As sociation and Conference was fully rep resented. In the afternoon oT the first, day, delegates who had visited foreign bodies, that is, other churches, in Ver mont, rendered the following reports : Rev. S. D. Perkins reported of the I'Vee Will Raptist that there were (11 church es, USUI? communicants, -1!) ministers and licentiates, in Vermont. Contribu tions to foreign missions !12-1'J,;!0, Sun dav School scholars. 11)41. Rev. 10. A. Pitus reported for (he Mothodistchureh in Vermont l",:i8") members, though only about 13,000 are connected with Olio otmforoiieo j 111 mivonnf;ott; $81, 0D2 raised for ministers' salaries; $7,"00 for missionary purposes; increase of membership during the year 532 ; and a Seminary at Mont poller soon to be es tablished with a capital of $50,000. Re ports wore also read from Minnesota and California. Tho net increase in the Congrega tional church in Vermont during the ear is 1,111. There are 107 churches, of which 104 have ministers. Of these miuisteis 81 are pastors, and 01 stated supplies. There are 213 ministers, and 1!) have been dismissed and 13 installed. our new churches have been organized. Phe churches have IS, 073 communi cants; J!S1 have died, ami the number is 4,000 less than thirty years ago. Three ministers, Nelson Harbour, Alvah Spaul ding, and Joseph Torrey, have died. There have been added to the churches during the year 2,037. The report called forth a resolution for a special season of thanksgiving, which was adopted. One evening was devoted to a discussion of the temperance question. On the 17lh the Fairbanks Education- id Hoard reported cash on hand at tho beginning of tho year and income, amounting to $000,00. Paid to 7 beneliciaries, y.'iliO.OO Postage, 1.50 Cash in the Treasury, 30S.01 $000.00 The old board of officers were re-ap pointed. The Trustees of the Fairbanks Fund for the relief of ministers reported, Re ceipts, $10.'! 1,115 ; Paid to (! ministers 75:5,20. 'Plie members of the Hoard, appointed last year, wore re-elected. At !) 1-12 o'clock the Scmi-Ccntcnuial Anniversary of tho Vermont Domestic Missionary Society was held. The Re port of the Treasurer, showed that the receipts of the' year had been, includ ing what was in (lie treasury a year ago, $1:1,1 05.55. The above condensed report contains the record of tho proceedings of most importance, and interest to the general reader. J5S&-"Rarrett's Vegetable Hair Restor ative" took the First Premium over all competitors at the New Hampshire State lMitr. J t stands confessedly with out a llval throughout the country, and is driving all other preparations from tho market. l'hiluitclniia J'uhtic Ledger. Political Notices. ItcjHibtican lrnion Staff Conn ntion A ltepublican Union State Convention will be held nt Jlurlington, on Wednohdav, .lu'y 1st, lSUti, at 11 o'clock, A. M., to liomiiiate Candi dates for Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Treasurer, to bo supported at the State election in September next; also to nominate two l'ro .sidcntial electors at large, to be supported in the coming Presidential election. The lleDublican Union voters of this slate are invited to bo represented in tho Convention by their delegates, to bo chosen upon tho basis of one delegate from each town, and an addition al delegate for every ono bundled and fifty votes east for the republican candidate for Gov ernor at tlio last blato election The Delegates; or their Substitutes will provide themselves with proper credentials, signed by tne heeruiaries oi ino respective primary incei- ings. (iKoiun: V. Gi:a:;hi:v 0. W. Wiu-Ani) lti:iriur.n l'nocTon ) 11. 1). Haiiius 1 lltjuiblintu Koswri.i. r.vr.MiAM Cnioii Hate Kami., K.I'inouu; ) Cminnilln; (1. (K !i;sLi)ier ) i iir . ' I), li. Baiixy Count! Convention. The Union Republican vofeia of Franklin County mo refiueslcd to meet in Convention, by their dcleuntes, at the .School House on the West side of the Creek, in. Sheldon, on TnimsDAY. July I'd. 1808, at 11 o'clock, A. M., to noinin- ate candidates for Senators and County Olllccrs for the ensuing yenr, and to transact nny other business properly 00111111": before tlio Convention. In conformity with the rule adopted by the Convention of 180", tho several towns will ue entitled to ilefcKiues as follows : One for each town : Ono for every llfty votes cast at the last annual election for the Union Re publican candidate for Governor, in encn town : One for the fraction of ilftv votes, over twonty-llvo, in each town, ca.at as above mentioned. TheDclegates will provido themselves with proper credentials from their sev eral town caucuses. S. V. Camunthii 1 County J. M. IIotoiikiss Committee Almont Rahnks J St. Albans, Yt., June 18, 1808. THE BEST IN THE WORLD I STONE & IVIURRY'S c i. n c u s i WILL KXHIBJT IN ST, ALBANS, TUESDAY JULY 7TH. AFT13RXOON AT 2J NIGHT AT 8 Doors open one limir pivuiitlH. Admission fiOo. - Children under ten years 2."o. Thin in the mily FIRST CLASS "EXHIBITION Tlmt will if it Vermont thin Hcaxim. Stono & Mtirry Dciro lo nummni'i the .Stroud Tour of their jillhir Circus, through the Stulc, and to reioit their earnest thank fur the ninny ftivur lie slowed upon them during the visit of Stone, Rosslon &. iYlurry's Circus in 1865. Killlv aniuceintinir the kimlm-pn mid Keiieroil shown tlinm in their c if.irt ! iinnle their nat ions in 1KB, it hIiiiII Ii.- th. t mi! ilit i.im i.f.Mntie A .Many to rend, r tin ir C u us .i.i-thy of the rimthiUMicc of public confidence and support . Tho Proprietor) have no hcHitation in uxtmi inn 1 1 10 caissons or i iinoiit, tint The Same- Predominating Foaturcs Which nnc nils ( in u, in 1."..1, mi i s died repu tation lor i Ncell. mi ni'd lit-pcet.il'ility, v ill govern it this fcii-m. Stono & IVlurry Will cud. aiiir, ly r well directed u.-e of the abundant ivhoiuv'ch at tin ir command, to malic the coming Exhibitions the mont Refined and Interesting Ever Given. To n ndcr tin ir Circus KiitcitninmolitB magni ficent hoy nod all pn cedent, Stone & .Uuit.v have made special ent ugciiieiils with several Foreign Arcnie Celebrities, WIiimi. marvelous talents excited the wonder and won the iidluirutmn of the European Cupi tulN; and it will hi olcrvd 1 reading the dia logue of ,il!viu.tiuii.-;, Ih it many of the. l'crfoim cih mid J'( ntuH h w lm-li innde the Inhibitions so popular in 18(15, are villi ihe Circus now. 'J he misc. l!ii:i"ons ,dtitiin incuts if the extra largo Troupe of lVi-nii-im-in have acipiiivda per fect inn which no pii-wons atti mpls have leached, Mipcrceding in Splendor and Novelty All inhibitions that have, since 18flj, essayed lo amuse the public, and Beyond the Resources Of any nthir Kxlobitioi , of whatever kind, In imitat'u. M.uiy of the Aeu ami JYafs are entire ly now in Ameiiea. and v.Jil bu executed by Ai lists Having no Paralcls in their Amazing Specialties. TjOoU at thih Grand rr.iy of .vi n.-atioiial fSlilern, Kmntional (iyutnasts, 1'ln nnmi nal Acrobats, the most 1 i ndci ful in the I'nh er.-e : M'DLLE EJHWE HENK1ETTA Tho Graceful and Da.'bing I'liiirian E(ucstrien no, tho most brilliant and dating Lady ltider ever seen. -Her ih-t season in America. Mile Henrietta will appear at lach Inhibition in her Grand Liiuostrian Act, I'Xceuted in the same lancinating sl le wiuel'. won lor lit r the app!auM ol l.urope. ii THE GREAT JOHN HENRY! Tho suiierb delianee Chainniou Kfitiestrian and Thanmat urgic Art iste. late director of the Circpio Xapoleon, Paris.-His iirst season in America. This inimitable jierformer will display his re markable talents in his original retrovert jug- ..II.... v.. ..... :ri !..... i i i j 1.7. iiu i tain un it nit in. i mining mi Lii aim in ins complex luelaniorptiosic act of Los Kaitis Gro tesque i Mile. JEANETTE ELLSLER, The unequalled Tight-ltoiio Danseiisc. Her lust season in Amelica. Miss EMILY COOKE, The bplondtd Luglish -Manege LdUcHtrienne (her first seabon in Ann ric.i,) who will illustrate tho Classic Graces of ltoad Lqticstrianisin on her thorough-bred English Itaocr, tho famous r lying ncuit. LE JEUNE BURTE, Tho Premier Ihuvback llorsrniaii, Chamnlon ltider of Iho World. MURRY AND HUTCHINSON, Tho Excelt-ior Acrobats, The originators of a now Bcrios of Novel Performances. THE GOLDIE BROTHERS, flcorge. Hi ini and Claude, the pecilesi Sensa tional llymnastH. GEORGE COOKE, The noted Knglhh Protean Character ltider. l'irat season in America. MR. DEN STONE, Tho skillful Doctor of Fun, and l'opnlnr Hu niorist, nnd MR. NAT AUSTIN,, , lhe merry Monarch of Clowns, and fnvnrito jostor, will'pri'side in the department of mirth, and furnish, from thf ir niunitlront fund of wit and humor, sparkling ideas; and hnppy fiinclps. MR. HARRY NORTH, Tlio most cxncit ttinibler in tho World. MR. BURT JOHNSON, Tho champion lenper and vaulter. MR. GEORGE MURRY, The Grotesque Comedian. MR.'T. WILLIAMS, Tho remarkable pancratist. MR. JAMES GAYNOR, Tho amazing Ktniilibiist. The fhiof attachi s v.ill be aiilid by u complete, force of Auxiliary Tab nt, tin whole forming tho III. IS' Irijlhuil rou pc in Hie World Actually embracing moic llrst-elass talent than any three e nnpanus in this cnuntiv possess. Prof. Geo. P. Hutchinson's. Vi ndei'fiil and Sa- gaeious ACTING DOGS! AND DEN STONE'S JOCOSE MULES ! Are fixed features with thin Circus, and their re markable portrayals of animal Intelligence will continue to afford rich themea for amusement. Stosk fi Mrmiv's Cincrs will Kxhibit in Bur lington, July 4: Milton, .Inly S; l'ranklin, .TnlvS: Itichl'oid, .Inly U, 'fickets will be for sale thrco days in advance ;it V.. U. Huntington's Jeweirv Mtore. NEW STAGE ARRANGEMENT, ON AND AFTER MAY 25th, I8S3, am r.xrn.v FOUR-HORSE COACH Will run from St. Albans lows : to Sheldon, as fol- l.( ave Kt. Albans every day at 2 o'clock iVirivc at Sheldon al 1 o'clock ii. ni. . m. a I St. I.eae Sheldoii at 8 o'clock a. in. Arriv lbaiiM at. 10 o clock a. m. U. JIJNNISON, I'roinietor. St. Albans. Slay ttfth, lSfiS. dl5-lf You ill Find a hwm) Assortment OK F' J. N S ! ? Different Styles and Prices AT HUNTING-TONS' Opposite the Park. FULTON MARKET 5 E. C. (JALLAK, 't'opvititoi'. ihave rccentlv relittcd ni market, sniinlied witii tho best of which HI. il Is, I-'Uli, 'I'l'ljlC, II ml Saiisac, )i h il a ml Snii.Ueil llt cf. AND ALL Table Delicacies oi' tho Season Now on band, a nice lot of SUGAR CTT-RED HAMS IP Tt. 11 11AL111UT, S I-I IP I S H-I JIAOKKUKL. C01J, OViW and HADDOCK. St. Albans, May 15, 1803. Od-tf State of Vermont. Orrii'i: or Si:ciii:t.uiy or Statu, I Northlield, Jnno l, 18(S. ( Seahd nronosals arc hereby invited fornrint inj.' the followinc State Documents, to wit : Ito. ports of tho Auditor of Accounts, Adjutant and lnsni ctor lieneral. (jiuirterniastur Ueneral. her K aiit ii i arms, nallroaii uomiuissionor, uomiius missmnir ol tlio insane, Directors, Kimcrinten dent and C'lianlaiu of the State l'rison, Trustees of the Yerniont Iteform School, and Trustees of the University of Yerniont and Stato Aciieultu nil College, in tho general form and style of tho LawH of Vermont, for 38G7, to bo bound in ono volume and delivered at tho olhco of tho Score tary of State, in Hontpelier, on or before tho Iirst Monday follow iny thu second Thursday October. Also, the Itcport of the Hoard of Kdiication in ino same lorm .mil style, noumi in a sini'lo vol nine, and to bo delivereiUii the uaino time and lilacc. Also, tho Annual Session Laws of 18(13. in tho sauio t-tylo, bound in a singlo volunie, and to bo reany ror uisirumtioii on or netoro tlio nrst itav of .Tamiarv, 18(11). Also, the Senate and House Journals, in tho same general form and stylo of those of 18(17, to be bound in separate volumes, and ready for distribution on or bckro tho iirst day of Mav lhG'J. Details of contracts will bo governed in all particulars by the provisions of No. 01, of tho pamphlet Lawn of 1807, to which parties inter esien are respcciiuiiy rcierrou. Blank proposals for bids will bo furnished at onco to parties desiring to enter into contract for any part of this work. Tho right to reject all or any proposals, as mav bo deemed for tho interest ot tlio State, is here by reserved. fiEOllQli NICHOLS, i!28iw2203w Secretary of State. Circus T DEWEY, NOBLE & CO'S ISSUE ANCE A O H N O Y iBTNA INSURANCE COMPANY OF HAM'FOHD. CONN.. CAPITAL AM) SUHPi.US, $ l,833,4U III). HOME INSURANCE COMPANY OF NKW YORK. CAlMTAI, AM) SUH PLUS, M.tli.'l Slid 7. HAltTFORD Fl 1U3 INS. COMPANY OK HAlt'lT'Olfl), CONN., CAPITAL AMI StmPLUN, S'j.lXIH.OIIO 00. INS. COMPANY NORTH AMERICA OK l'HILADELl'lUA, A P1T.VL AM) SURPLUS, y,000,0()0 1)0. NIACiAHA FIRE INSURANCE CO. OF NKY YOllK, P1TAL AM) SUKPLUS, $l,rOO,0n() 00. SliCUIUTY INSURANCE CO. OF NFAV YOllK, 'A PITA Ii A X J) SUlt PLUS, 51,173,717 1M. LOR1 1 jIjA III) FIRETNS. COMPANY OK NI'.W YOUK, CAPITAL AND SUHPLUS, !l,r.UO ,000 OO. NORTH AMERICAN FJ HE IN. CO. OK NEW YOllK, VM'ITM. AXll XUM'J.US, ?7."jl),ii(ltl UO. COHN EXC11ANC1E INS. COMPANY OK NKYY YOIUC, CA I'ITa I, Ai'i siriti'iAs, M.o,nuii no NORTH AM Kill CAN FIRE INS. CO. OK JlAItTKOUD, CONN., CAl'lTAl, AXI St'JiJ'l.lV, JjOO.OOO 10. ROU13R WUjLIAIS INS. COMP'Y OK l'liOVIDENCK, 1!. 1., CA I'ITA I. AXD HUIU'L Ufi, m,:m 81 OLENH FALLS INSURANCE CO OK (1LKNS KAL1.S, N. Y., CM I'ITA I, ASD XUJU'LUfi, ,218,:i2t) 18 Kiro and Marino Insuraneo eil'ccled at thisAgcn ey in any ol urn anovii wen Known (..ompauics JAfa Insurance. THE MUTUAL LIFE INS. CO. Ol NKYY YOllK, Tho Oldest and Largest JIutual Insuraneo Com pany in the United States. CM I'l TA h A iYJ ASSKTS, f23,00(l,0()0 00, Life, and le;idcnt Tnsnrancv Either scporately or combiuod, at tho lowest rates of I'reniium in tho TRAVELLER'S INSURANC10 CO OK HAltTKOlU), CONN., (M I'ITA I. AX J) ASSK'jy, $1,000,000 00, All losses promptly attended to and settled at this Agency. Lunje Security, V-VnV I'rofltt, and j'romjn ruymeui. Insuraneo to any amount elVccted on tho most satlsiaetory terms. DEWEY. NOllLK & CO. OiUco corner Lako and Main St., St. AlhaiiH Yerniont. lu-tr BY TELEGRAPH To lhe YmftMt lMly lYariscript. LATEST NEWS! Negro Riot in South Carolina, Fatal Accidents at Portland aad New York. A BOAT OVERTURNED, AND ATUG BLOWN UP! EIGHT MEN DROWNED I Political Gossip. liase's Ohauces Improving, TllH a if HAT IN WALKNO IIOSTON. MATCH Topley Ahead of Weston, Ni:w YoitK, Juno 20. Cliurleatoii pajior Hlates that during the absenco of the militia of Camden, S. C, last Monday night the negroes rose en masse, and during the riot killed the Sliorifl' and hung two prominent eiti.eiiH. roitTLAND, Me., June 120. A boat containing eight men upset'at the mouth of Saco river yesterday af ternoon, and live of them, all French men, were drowned. Four leave fami lies. New YoitK, Juno;20. The tow boat Leroy exploded oil the Rattery this morning, blowing three men overboard, who were drowned. Another had his arm nearly blown oil'. Tlio boat wiw lacing witli another tug. Roston, June 120. "Washington despatches say that Mr. Chase's chances for the Democratic nomination at New York are hnprov- l, but that the friends of Pendleton will hold the balance of power, and can say wlio tlio candidate shall be. They arc supposed to prefer Hancock or Hendricks. Roston, June 20. The walking match of a hundred miles between Weston and Topeley, for $0,000, was begun in Mystic Park yesterday afternoon. There was a large attend ance of spectator, till a late hour at night. There are three specifications: $1,000 that Weston beats the first 30 miles, and $1,000 that lie wins the race. Topley won tho wager in relation to the first 25 miles, and at tlio expiration of his 20th and Weston's 2oth mile both men took a second rest and ate heartily. Directly after dark the men were accom panied around the course by their judg es to guard against any deception. At midnight Topley had completed ids olst mile in seven hours, thirty minutes, and twenty seconds, and AVeston his 30th in the same time. At 8.30 o'clock this morning Topley hud walked 57 miles in 12 hours, 52 minutes, 14 see conds. Weston 57 miles in 13 hours, 2 minutes, 7 secon'ds, making Toploy a little ahead of Weston. Gold 1,401 GUARDIAN MUTUAL Life Insurance Company ! ! OK NEW Y01UC. All Policies by thoir terms Non For feitable. DIVIDENDS COMMENCE 2d YKAJt. Profits all Divided Auxoiuj Policy Holders. MYRON BUCK, General Agent For "Vermont, ST. ALI1ANS, VT. At tho present timo there is much competition anion;,' Lite Insuraneo Companies, and many agents aro far too rof,'iirilloss of tho truth, in statements when soliciting for risks, henco it is all important for persons intending to insuro their lives, to insure only with agents whom thoy know to ho roliahlo, again it Is always most satisfactory for parties assured to havo thoir risks with Local agents, then there is no diflkul ty ordangor of loss in transmitting premiums, l'crsons intending to insuro their lives will find it for their advantago to sco tho agent of tho Guardian Mutual before insuring elsewhere l-3MUw-22Mv. TVTOTICE OK .SEIZUItE AND SALE. Tho -LA following descrihed nronortv was seized by Olllccrs of tho Customs for violation of tho Itovcnuo Laws of tho United .States, viz: At llakersllold, Juno Jl, 1SG8, ono BayJIaro. Kaid property will bo sold at public auction at tho Custom lloube, West llorkshiro, Yt., on Wednosdav, Juno, 21th, 18G8, at 11 o'clock, a. in. GEO. J. STANNAHD, Collector of Customs, Custom House, District of Vormont, Collec tor's Ollleo, llurliugton, Juno 15, 18G8. iWO-lw LC. I.KAVISNS, Successor to II. II. llow- nian.l Flour and Grain Merchant. Choieo brands of Flour always on hand at low prices. St. Albans, May 15, 1808. SiUf