Till- I.llXIIVirIV W1EKI,Y OUCJsm2N, FKBRUARY 10, 1870.
SEhf WtAlj tfaarasum-
J. 51. .II'M.tX. !-''' ijiwor-
K. Al.f.KS. l-Mi-trw .SlanajfPf.
. . . i .. J AO: t months, is
C i na;am.ilrr..p.ra. Me. !iilri.Uo
- sellliurtl atrfl
' . I inni - - - - -
LEAK ttlK TKt Ik
oWILIOR STILt AHIAD4I
V ltrw ai Look sua tig 11 arodt.
when Wi'aoii ! so Like warning and srrnrr
supply u r gmala anile vau tutvt Ueppr
Miinty ..I Iihiik i"
t. hk r mmm ami darly uf
iim linn- - IS Main street. Booasrkiere aal
I; tkisn una We aill Mil si Iww
-rlt'r'4i-rirl,r.ltri Raking Pottilrr .t B.an.ry
at i per '. Ptirtt.t '-
NoIU Tt. Si UII.KK Vvaismrl valuta "I
Mis... m i reive united, ami a,rr av ready !'"
l il.ntioii by Fi.var F.ir. IH. J
fiavr a lrv tra
,.r liiosr v.hoilt.l not sit!aerlr. Prlca .,
aaviug p-t.ur or r a prr-a charges.
I ih i I'tiy L itl Arcana Man. Tuesday
!-. rrbruarv tl, . for tar brarnl f th
'..II:.. I., cniirrn ticket for lly " gsnllemaB
at .al: t-hiUlrm. each. Jim. uiiT tree. Tickets
ait he had Pinlt'a nad "rua frUlS
'I hk Kiii pnri;njrii All tbm tagu,
Bi.xto only at auntlem liallrr. ifpwlta nr.
aoue. Also Ihe very latest style Vitfavs Paolo
.inlii rolgiol.ir nlain. larue small. ti lu
s(ner' for the very latest and best Pho.trli.
II, ws Miva Mw -mac "Eliaa lluwr. cw 1
all thi Brain-" asked Mrs Mow. "I'll -rni
a luachiaa''' said llowr. Madid il. Call a.l
see h a all it doea it work. '. K. Ki-..tgt,
wwrih .r ami Rrowit inmt tMcrroab,
!., Ki.rlh . I inr Rlark iMiiiMiiinm9nU,
r :. arth ."". an. I all jowh la prurtMii. I
nail vtart '-t in It w wrclobu ytig anil
pnutnu-r HaNt, aiil am noa; itrrmiaJ to aril ty
wn.t. r Kml rrganllrMttf mat, nut wiaaia to ho
Ikrm tip fr m'Xt winlrr. Coiim and ra lor Jmr
rH B liS tl LK, ror Main aal Laorl atrrcta.
. r r.m ihk t im swlnii Machtara wet
ii.vruf.i a VrraeBmaa aautt Bartharaj Taa-
'.niiirr Ht- m riir.l IrttrMpafi-at In thr rar Kt.
In ilia I.-.. Ihe ilalr r "til ll, Jr. aal
nil. Ilw I rni. ti ni3 lnn i alra.l makinK'M)
tiirlH-a pr nuniit'-. iroti .tawriraa. AprU
IT. I. V. L. la.
Wri llw r"wat Mrr f all la mm
hiio, an. 1 1 w hiI-I ! lik t. ha th atMrrsa ol
ri-iiiU b la.k a hrl mlrjnl la their wtlfara
alulr fhrra. Wht will arnil bit aark I lata nl aamra
tiial. I may furaanl rtrfitlara whick tna; ro
tall of mtrrrn t tkvm air? A l.ln M laj't. W. A .
W h-n. :l Wabniiiloa Aunut, Si. Luaia, Ma.
i aiwa KrMr. from thai aaavrtirul M
tul l.n In-armrr mau. kjr H. fama.
iMM-al ARi-at. thrrr tkllanl ami d.rlj-twa Oollars
ami la lull aam at anl satwIarlwB il awi-
My . U,KI!. n trva lilr of Jbm M. Itvanaa,
ami nil ililil. ll l IB llir him. Bail hrrrbj llllt
rlaini aiiJ iirrfi4r nail pulii-y lu aai-l (attipaajr
Awmnt of I'ulicv, !.'.in.IHBlni.l.tU tt-lin),
iuliU. i.ti Zl-hm. latr'l Frbruarj llh li'..
A. M iTranut), A.liiiiiu-tratur. ikaa L. Kwing.
. It.tao.bin 'raiTKRB Having ti'to Id
alian.4.n b.u k. iiirf. l'l -irr In aril rinatl; Our
aiiur (.art uf my fauioa, Haaaaa, lniab-aoi
ai l Kiiihii ImirrKi, t xarara. TaLwa.
Tl; hivr tirrn uaul Lut littlr, antl aa I aai
r(mtanl f rrnvin vtMl. ta aiay ar ao
l lrr l a (irrat Huraina. alt at nty rrat'lrBrr.
rrar I'mlirlrrian 3ir. itirla') tknrck.
H..', tf l-n.t-lt Bai.
k iL ri i h Amonrf Umt afciaarf inatlla
tl.ih ( thr roiintr t thr 'IkH' l..unitr. at
t.rxniKton. Mir4urt, t. tt. i knowa in llw tirlait;
a llorrioB'o ..ini.rT.
It i of tin- in.it einrlt ntabllvhinrnto of
tan k'H'l ia thv WV-t t.trry ill t'ri.u.n f bra
ar Iran wrk i tn' tlirrtf. tHirav arfrirnltoral
anil Jl aIi-r ktn.N of mat-hlnpry are maiir at thea
aitinive ajiirk. Mr. t karlt-9 A. M..miaa th
nu f Ihf Mtalili r of the f.MiwIrr. i- aw Inr
Kir .r .jrn t..r Within rhe year rreal a-l'li-
Iiii4 havr lrrn niil t km- !" with tiw
ami Hi inrrrai'! tr:nlc tit llw foiuuiry. Ibos wh
avirr iltir wurk ill it.ma ahuittfl acti! il to fla
Krrl r i.nn lr at m'r. tka Im-s ia Hi rararat.
tWairra'hurK .Iurnal. j
I .-( r. m n lr II hmaii. Prar ir I fl
It ! he aiy -liity tw riin-" to y.w. a mnt lut Ike
"..ntiuriit Mntiitl l.ifi- lnnruitca Inuipany, my
Inrrrr lliauki for ha manr In wkH-k thr romjia
nv htvi 'I'alt wiib iw, lth im to it arumptnvna in
Uir a mcnt f my rlaim. ami it llafiallty la l
IvwnikS air iliilrml a hu h la amant
Hi" rih (ai.l liy Mr. lrrBnaa t-r hi polii y;
winch :n nn-ii:t-i liy mr, aa ac hail ti!jr aaaa
ni9iiiil wliiiit finr month?, an-l I now rraiuc tb?
aarfl'riMi uf tl- strm of Lifct livuraarr ami f
t)i- aiitiAdl irol rrtiltin from laa Million) at aV4'
lr alrmvlj pal'l ami yrt to hr aW hy font jrrrat
eonipany ami romnirnit it a tlt fultval roalalrar.
nail lilwrnl atruiiur of onr ritUra. I ant
kri-tl'ully jixira. liarlra T. f.wmf, 4narltaa r
a-iaor hatraaf t X. Iirrnaan.
Ktm- M.inry naa-tr ami laaac anil by far
arm, y rallin, at II J. .rawtroaj',aa. kayinf
an.l!riiln lio-kcM torn Itaulrr.whirk ia
iironona'al ky trartical farmrra k IW tka Beat
taittrr kaown in the worl.l II Kane third llifhlrt
Irait, aiw-r rontn.llr.l. ami anote all the only
Um.T nt ail a with the a taaaaBi Haur.
wkh h natnumrr thing of mra aumlier I'sraiaa
-ia the hill, ami srattrr the Cora a writ a caa ae
el.iae hy har.. thla Planter ia aa latprueeaaral
arrr all other bl.tntm, ami awanlel aalrer
anlly the rirl freaMauawBereaereBhiblled ia Ima.
Al-o a fiwl anpoly or lhe o-lebraletl Mwlekakrr
Wutfun. whKh have a re,atatinw olhvr WBHuna
kaae. Mannlia tiirrra warrant Umiu three liatra as
an other hoa v tkvira, a. it mm tire karlnaf
aei a rrael, beraane of gtrttinif looae. ia aver
kuwlrrtl of thre wagon we kaie aoM ia tka yaal
kveyeara. Call ami raanuae foe ywuraelra.
Law Bo. llynt Bn farniak all kiml af
Law Rook an. I I'.lanka, at puMfoker'a arlrea
".it Sl.l llulrhina A Taylor hke ftr
.kf iie iuireirrknMilr.WBgoniiirfiarite
l. I lh l'riiklut atrcei. a k-w rtenings
kitwf. a iiair of curb, fur laalf . Ptr re-
tttrn l till oflh-r.
Varrr. If yow are gobi; to vote for '.he
t.oiii-inua roal. vote early, ami work for It!
lam be deceived.
Mims t bri-tlan mite at residetace of JJ
' II. l,owry. Thur-tlar evening.
I"resb) terian ami Methodist mites;, not
laiftr i-M Kaw.trti Mr. T. A da ass h-t
an envelope. In tire f treels of our city, yes
ler.lay, eontaininjr SU.IWO in 1'J rrren-
fiucks, for which he offer a reward of f-JO,
Ieave it with Kayliss A Johnson, city hotel
Iliwovrn lir. U. t. Alexander has re-
' moved to the store revenlly oeciipirvl by Mr
Kennedy, opposite the eonrthonse, where
lie would he plea veil to see hi friends. Mrs.
.Kennedy's fashionable millinary estabtisli
nent will lie found up stairs, over Mr. Alex
Fain iiIsiitjl Oar I'atholle IVIlow-
citizens firopose to celebrate the birth day of
the old Virginia rebel," C. Wasblnrton, I
f.. Pater I'atrke, ete., ete.. by a frmnd
Fair and Festival, at Arcana Hall. The ta
. We will he presided over by Mrs. Wltberp,
- Mrs. MaranalLMr.;reen.Mra.OCeonnan,
' Mrs. Vejjbey.Mrs.O Mealry.Jlrs.Lomax,
" Miss Meyer and nenw-roH nthr. The
Apollonian Club will furnlah the mrnie.
. teen. Ja. SbtetiH ami many distlnxuished
' visitors Iroas abrwaal. are cxpaUrd -1 be
present. Several xiite pielures and other
articles of verm, are to be nuTk-d for. Aa
elegant supper will be furarsbevj; and every
. arranfre merit maila for the enjoy ftsent of tbose
who attend. .
RKLmtor Elder J. A. Mnrphy was In
our rlty during the week, on bis way to Ms
station in Nevada City. ' He told us they had
'' a revival in bis clmreh there, at whieb there
' wcrr lorty additions lo the ehnreh.
Sleeting at Wellington still proseaaiiia;.
Kev.T. I.. Smith preaclied in the court-
Mm- at Cohimbia. last Sabbath.
Services l-morrow as follows:
At rmnberUnil. hv Kev. Mr. Sorln.
' At I1irisii;in, by Kliler ;randlUkl. .
A I Met horns, by Rev. I. Cams).
Al Prrabyterian. hy Kev. Mr. gturie.
At llaeatist. br kev. Mr. Ilwrrows.
At l athoHe. by 'Mawrs tlooff aa4 Braaly
Al Lpiscopal, by Kev. Mr. Dunn.
THE LOtTISIAXA BOAS.
mr VOTE TO-laT.
weL. e puMMMKlati arlu-lc in rel
ffintf to ihi road. In which wc Mait-U some
Iwrlalbsil have twwtt wnlraxlkletl, in rr-lrr
eiue to the reattklions thrown arotiml the
morwr iitneribl, by r ruantr totirt
Tlic folliiijtrxlnrU frwut tlir ret . ml of (lie
conrt. with the atltlrefct of Mraars. I.ai klaml
anil Wituor. will chow that we tatnl llw
fact iorr.rtlT. a. IIm-jt aeur of rwonl:
1 iho I ittirn of liinrr. l.m1on. ami lar
rnwnakiua. la Mfayrltnroanty: An allrmiit lia
heea auHte to put owl the lilir"nion that the
rnnntr rwrt f l.afavetleronaly. ha iniNaei no
rtr i." tim rr" the jiiilana ami Mto.nirt liiur
Kailrnad tomjiaay. ia eeilinie theouiity -nip.
eriptiow. la orifc-r h away ith nrb faNe no
preaaHMa, ami let tkeieoole nnilerlanil loiw Hie
Hiatter atamN, Bi'tow we ropy llir len of lln-suli-eirttitii
of stork lir the rounly to thf Lottitrina
Kltrr Kailroailt oBipany. YowwiloWrvr
that not a 'toliar. by the terms of nakocripnon. i
t lie ianril ta the c..lliin, tiultl. In Ihi ill":
nefit ol the onrt. rnoliirh atork lia keen snli-i ril
edioicrmle liriityranillir theroml Irani I...iim;lii:i to
the wrtrra oorilerol ltlayene rouni, nor limn
arontrart ahall bare krxn rntrml into uithuooil
ami re!piBrtile partira, ! hailil antl eoHiplrle the
mat. remly for the inm. to llir wn-trtn limit- ol
threountr. Ike annr ariainn frin llir -uls ri(i
II. in akall all be esfaimfeil ia roualrurtinir Itir ro.nl
la Ilie eoaat. Yoa aiual are thru liow f.ilsr arr llir
aaaertiona llial yoar momy may lr takrn lo liuil.l
the mal la otm-r eonnllr- If we hail thr power
lo ao. we arrtaiBly waalil not ilrairr lo H) r. r . t -the
Inml tt l.aiayelt eoonty rUrwto ir, l..r li.r
reaaoa that we have a aaOirient anvmnt to l.url.l
our road raal at yoa. and are ilr i. nl in ihia roiin
ty and Jaekaoa. Vvu are by Irrmaol the -unity
aubaeriptHai taal weranavt nae this mi1i ri tion
natit we hare eaoaicb lo rotaplrle nnr ma. I to the
weatera border at Ihi roaaly, ahwwlni; the abso
lute aeceaaitr uf rarh township, naw callnt upon
to voce aa the amoaat aaked, ia onler that we niny
be in a eoudiMoa lu ate the ronnly uln'riilioii.
Aa the luwaabip aabreriplione we -lnt:r oiir
arlvra oa kekalf vf lar company, that thr anl,rrli
II. .a of rara Uiwnakip ahall be spent wholly in the
towaakip anberlbing It.
X. Lacai.il, Vice I'rraiilent,
Kawaau wiaa. Hirer tor.
Thr aaid enanly of Lafayette hrrrby atipnlatra
ami agrera In isaae Ike bomla for aaid .,ln.io. Ji
rrrttu said lonnian and Miaaurt Kivrr K ul
roml onipanv ; aaid bond to lie iaiH-d !v thr
rounty of Lafayrttr ami drllvrrrd lo a rrn.nil.l
eomariaanmer, aal to lie drlivrrrd to aail l.i.nia
iana ami Miwouri Kivrr Kailnwul
lumpany, or the lvinton ami int I-oiim Kail
rval Company, oaly on the rondiliona ami term
Bml ia the manner etipulaied and .vnrea-i.il thr
nedaraof taet'MBBly ourl of said county of l.a
lavrltr, aahaaitlinjt the nrofioallionar lukinr
a to the capital stork of the lmiaiana and Mla
aouri Hirer Itailroaii Company lo a voir ol the a--plr
of aaid resale, esrepl the nomiilioa in rrttard
lo liability la the frHBprton ami t. l.onis Kaiiroml
lumpany Ihr shoaid Ike Louisiana and li--.nri
Rirrr Kailraud Unaipaay drairr it. in Ilea of the
B.'ln.lMn of euaaty boatis to lie iaaurd ami drllvrrrd
t a afiiresanl, tka rounty ol Lafayrttr arrn-e to laaiir
anil firiiver loaain iouiaiana ami .uiaaonn nivrr
Kaiiroml oaipaay Iwml to the amiMint ol 5V.
ia Ihe eoadilhina aforesaid, proviiird aaid roail la
located north of towaakip M.
tomlilioa of :abcrtitioB firal : Maul ria.l ahall
raa Ibrough Iheeoaoly oa am h prai-tH-ablr line aa
willareowiBMnlatetke larvteal farniniK inlvr.vl. and
thr greatest number ofcitueBS, ahall aakr thr -
of l.eiiaetoa a point, sad cetahlteb wittiln hrr
Hants a rrnebt ami HmarBgrr drMt.
accond: N.. bomlaol the rounly shall be ia.-nrd
or delivered to sack railroad company until, in the
jttleinenl of the court, a aunltienl amount of stork,
laclndlng that ol Ike county, has brra uhaeril.nl
in grmle, bridga like MiaaonTI nvrr errilrd) ami
tie the rowl from Louisiana to Ihe wrelrro Itimta ol
Ibiaroaaty, aor aatil a contract shall havr brra
catered lata, witb pood and mpoaaible partira, to
hntld aad complete Ihe road rewty lor llir iron, lo
thr weatera Itniile of Ihe county .
third: Tke avoaev ariaia frm our snMrriptioii
ahall te eBprndre in rotutrm-lmi; Ilie ml w uniu
the liBtita of Ike rounty .
The matter is lo the hand of voters, tmlo
as liter mar derm best for the rlty, rounty.
prople, aad theativelvt-a. We tru-t they will
not. aecoDil time, refute a work of thi
hanarfar, and leave IhU city, rounty, and
people out in the cold.
We have nnllormly ami iwrafotenily said
that IhU road t the most important one nn-
itrr roBsideration to n. We still believe it.
Il will open up ami divide trade in all ilirt-r-
tlon. andffive u ill rent coniiuiinH-uUoii with
ailtbexreAt eitle of the I'nion. both mat
ami wra brmr IU DoDUiaiion ami uruiiti.
axl aid uinterially In mNltinjr Irsliitoii a
tnantiliu.-liirliisrly. Irutrad ol a low-jrolnj;
Thi road will run vrr. in our count v. a
line tweiitr miles lonjrof Ilie beatena .which
will pay for the whole work, and miii h
more, once a mean of transportation is
epeweil for it.
I be aililitionai lax impoaei ny inn fiin
ftrriptlon will amount to a trirlle'only. tlivi
ileai I let wren the tax payer ol the srver.il
tvwnshlps, say $-".M per year.
It buiidliijr will a-lil t h-al ten dollar-
per acre to the landa adjtternt to it, wliii-h
will largely more than pay for the road.
It win najr for itaeii in ineaiivaiM-ein town
And in short, the road will sri-atlr Ix-nclit
Nth elty and rounty, aa well a the people.
Itkaaulcldal tn vote tne tax down, unii-na
viewed mrrely in the narrow .sale of tantni
bad enwOrh, we admit, but tiir addition is
notiimz compared witlt lite auvauiiiKej ! tie
TBS VOTE TO-OAT.
Mirny persons a.ume to think that the
votir to-day on the Louisiana road, will be
adverae to laaino; J.'iO.WXJ more stock in ca:li
of the townshipa of Iexln;lou. In.vrr and
Ulay. IH this, we cannot ,M'aV. We can
only venture to hone that sin h a disa-trr is
not in reservation for our city and county,
ami to ailviae a different eonr-e. Thr ro.nl
harks only (be t-oni4etion of .aubiTiiU"in in
thi anal Jackson county lo insure it build
imr on the ronte ptottosetl. Jackson has
subscribed $-O0,UK. and if we judge by the
ruUuwiag will eumpirte Ils subscription nlien
railed oti so t do. Tlsti Times rays:
It la useless to speculate and to ask what
Jackson county will do. For railroads Jack-
arm county and Kansas City will do anything.
All that we are. we are by the "race of i,oil
and the railroad. We have eixht now.
counting the Otiowa roatl; and we waut
tlire asore on Ibis aim of the river. The
.ouialana, the Menipbis. and the one which
ia to run through Gardener, katisas, and on
towards Junctiou City.
Meanwhile, we can go to work resolutely
upon the Memphis. Springfield and h.tn-as
l ily railroatl. satisliru of one fact, that La
fayette comity will do Iter duty and Jackson
III i hi nen lit evrrvininsr ctmcerninir the
Ixmlsiana and Missouri Kiver railroad.
and Kagliah MiM.rllann.ai
Books al rtyat Bros.
fiiir KoD The townships of Mt. Pleas
ant and Mingo, In Bates co. , voted against
tlte proposed stock to the I'hillieothe, Lex
ington and Oulf road. The vote stood, in
Ml. 1 .Waaont 178 for and 11)4 against the
measure. Ia Mingo, for ', against 'M.
This oaly uasporarily scotcbe the vote, but
does not kill It we are told, as the matter
will Boon be resubmitted to the people, all
alonz the line.
(Juration of new eonnttes. Ae.. ha had
sotorUiinr to do with it, but tlii will soon
A mend, and a good railroad man, on the
north aide of the river thus write in regard
lo this road:
1 will say that 1 think well of the tvrojeet:
and will further nnheaitatingly sav that
whenever your road beyond Islington is
secured, anil Its conntrtMStion for tlie iron
beyond doubt, we will build the eon
neetion from Leximtton to tlie Hannibal A
St. Joseph railroad, and Join you in bridging
the river. In the meantime. I won Id atlvisw
that yon keep the question hot in the cour.a
ties oath of the river, liood county or
tiwrwhip subscriptions satTiciently laree to
grade and tie will Insure the completion of
toe roao ax an eany uay .
To os. It to a nutter of reifret that the local
issues bronght to bear on thi work south of
us has Impeded the work, but we are triad to
believe. K m oniy temporary.
ISrf H Ambxdmkkt A tesirro. named
Frank MclJrmald. oa Monday last, entered
the store ol Mr. Kalbscbmidt, In east 1-ex
ingtoa, aad stole a pair of fine booU. but
W i defected before be got far off, the pro
tertv taken from him. and dealt by a blow by
Ihe owner over hi snoot for his impudence
and raaaiity. Soor. after. Mr. KalbechmWl
ami others went in pursuit ot ine neirro
with a view of arresting htm. ami placing
bin in prison. The culprit and another trrtrro
were overtaken near the resideim-e of Mr.
Small wood, when the negro was ordered to
halt, which be did; but having a revolver
the liartles commem-eu nnns on eaen oilier.
ewhaaainr srveral harmlrss shots, when
Mr. K. cluaed witb Ihe nesro. and received
sovne triflina wound over the brad with
revolver, the negro running for the woods
Into which be nmde rood bis rette it. not
laawever. beforo Mr. Charlie Smith bad
irrven Mm the tveneat of a load of small shot
Iron a double bane! gwn and a revolver
The negro la attMiosed to be hurt pretty bad
y ov w sun at large.
llswr A ttvalcr tells na that the crop of
hemp now coawag in pretty liberally, is of
good ousJUy better than that of last year.
The aemp fram new land i heavier than
lhat raised on okl, but the old crop U some
what of finer teslnre. Tlie price of the ar
tlele raBjres from $100 to $1,, mostly tllvi
diagon iia per ton.
1 JtKM- 11
Mesri BTta JifJicnoM Horse Mr. Hy
Bledsoe bw Ukrn that boose, and awaiu
kk i iir: vniMi nni'i c.
St. Lori IVIi. N. i -7U.
Mca.-rs. Liuioi;: Not li'iio aoo. 1 inlc
to v on Irt'iuSt. JofCpti ct'iict i iiin milroail
interests lu tlmt iitiarti-r. I ant now ju-l l):it i
lo tlin :IV Iri'in :i jaunt lo ilie Ik.ii liii;liiin
country iu Southwest Missouri. I head iln
coiimiitnieatiiiii r'or tlic "t iimiii I'etiple.
iH-eaii-e I helicv" tliut aoiin- of l!;- i'l ins ii:
it will lr full of einii.ii-; iii:u -t ! tlii in.
and that nt IcnM some ol llicm will never
forget the facts wni. li have proliabiy tu-vcr
lieliire been lnotilil to notice.
I.a-t t'riilay inoii.in,'. I look iron
Mountain railroad I'orPil-'t Ktmb. t-iSity ix
mile -ottlh, wlii' li v:i- fornn-i iy ll.c termi-iiu-of
the load, imt now il ruii- n lo I'.el
inont. on tlie M rivrr. I '." inile
Iroin M. l.oui-i. r.t!.iii iitr" :iiiil i'iln!
K ik.il. mi.t all ll:e eniiniiy i- ioiiIi. ai.il
1 1, ,.: j. tin-only town ol uiiy i : i . i i -lance
I :urivi-d at I'ilol "ltn li nt noon: iimI. tdiet
taking a vet v cuiiiiiioii iliiiin-r a: lln ir hei
hot. 1, irocei ill ! lo ilie ;..l':.u ol tin iniiiiin,
.itu r wliii h tlie plaiv i- named. I
Went ! tin! Ii.if.aee.wtii'ii-tl.ev were niakiii
iron from the ore. Lvcrv thiii-; :ibi M the
place looked old and iliiiov. fur the iiiinaei
lias l in hi i.ii'iu!'n m -: t i v tweulv yi:n:
and I learned ilia! i: !.;id I -i : i cetilit. -!
al work, niirht aniltlav. I. r tin- ni-t eii;i
llloulhs.Keeiili two -et-- ol Iannis mj-lnv cii
the one by day and the o lief al niiil.
I have not lime nor rof.in to ti it here otitic
metlioil ol makii! ilie iron troiii Ihe ore.
but ii.iiii-ilivc boy." and rirl, anvi nis for
know leiioi. ian manage to lind lliat int.
I'roin the Inriiaee al the too; ..I tin mountain.
I climbed up l its summit, which is ;tn feet
above the aiirrounditi level, ai d llieie a
rand. In-antilnl. oictiiie'iiue and 'lilerest iuo
acetic was bet. ire inc. The tow ns of Pilot
K tob. irontoii and Arcadia were in view. the
two latter Inin re-J'fetively one and two
miles due soillh'of the fir-t. Several -mallet
moiititaius, and many mi andci -i tir .-tri ain
and prettv while eoU:ioc. were vi-iblc i:i the
ili.-tatice." Hut the v'iea'ert ein io-i!y ol a):
was the n tain it-eii. Il i- liu rally fl
moimtiaii of iron: and. th. iih i: h i- been
workcdloi twenty ears. bin a small Ir.ielion
al part M it has Im cii taken away . .Mo Ml I.Mi
men are woikinir at it now. and the process
id retliiio- the me i- lin-ci-i iv .similar to lh.il
ol iiiarryinir reek. I'hey drill holes into
Ilie massive blocks ol ore. tr.t tnai tneni iv
pieces. Iheti tluieare hall a lioeti lillie
railroads rimiiin down the inonniain -ide.
by which the lump of ore are conveyed
to the furnace, ami im -chaos tvveni V ear loads
are sent oil' evi-ry lay to lr made ij.io iron
at Pittsburo. St. I.cuii-. and other ioii:ls.
Just iiuaoinc i tonical mass ol iron two
miles in ciieiiinteretiee. at tlie !.a-e. and T.'rf
lect hiKh. How many pounds will il ui iirh;
llovv many mile, of railroad Hack v,..ui i i:
lay? llovv ntanv plows anil how liianv horse
hoes would il make? Ami is then- a l.ov or
jrirl in Missimri that can tell liow niativ leu
.iiny nails it will tiiaUe. allow in-: lifecn i, ail
to the pound."
Alter clo-ely inspn-iino- and admii ii Lr thr
moiinlain and its sin roaiiiin:-. ali i askino
the workmen a hundred iiin-stions. 1 il; -eeu-
ded into the Vallev, and w.indctcd down
till olloll the neat and thriving town of Iron
till into Arcadia, and. as the Mill v.a- shed-
dinj; hi last "olden rays upon tin- -innniit ol
SlieplH-nl's tnoiititain. hard hy. 1 found my
self landed ill the home of "my oa! ti i -in i
and prison mate. lien. L. M. Lewi-, who i
now president of the Arcadia llish Si hool.
and who I had not seen since we parted upon
little i-ic awav tip in Lake Krie.iu the i.i'lci
part of lst"-!. I vvili not fell how joyous it
was to talk over olden limes', ami i'ciies:iml
On the Sabbath. I went to tle ir neat l'Ulc
church, bniif upon a battle ground, of which
tlie formicate. i;s are vet plainly vi!Me. At
Sabbath school. I was apioiii1cil l.i teach an
intcrcsliti"; cia-s of little ;ii ls; tle-y were so
sweet in maniiers and looks that I could noi
help loviuthem; aiid.aeeordino to promise,
have sent each one ol theni a nice paper to
1 started home Monday morning, helun
day, but the hack up-et, and so delayed us
that 1 missed Ihe train at Pilot knob, and
walked up lo Iron Mountain, six miles tlii
slde. where I found the rich ore uven more
profuse than at the point is fore mentioned,
and there were nearly a f lion-ami hands em
ployed there. Two trains loaded with coal
now leave there every day. and, l.ov propose
to ship seve My-live car loads daily iluiinj;
the spring ami summer, to various iron
manufactories in tlie Last. I believe lhat
most ali tlie vo.io people, and i.o doii'i
many of the older ones, will be ui-er
hiivirijr real this; il o, (llv object in wri
ting it has liccu aecotiipii-licd.
W. A. W.
VVb it is ii hk I s r UVme.in with n
slicet to the freipi.-nt roh:i-rie of the peoph
of the town iiii.l suburbs. iVicu can t c
ilone t put a -top to the depredations o
tliii ves aad inarandctSjto lazy to work .who
Steal alt the i hi. kcns, p!;i-, r-le'ep. A.C.. thai
ire toiptafii r el i-e into lown'r t'.in the
tvil be rcmriiied? If so. how'V We see no
ay to do it except by the oratiijiiini o! a
orkin and wah !iin"; viyiiaiice eoi.iiiiitrcc.
Hot one to .-hoot cr hai rc. or kill, but one to
watch, delect, apprehend and brim' to pun
ishment, by due cour-e ol law. these thi'Me-
find marauders. It miht Im ilone in :l 1-
av; anil if it cannot be -o (lotie. our peot-le
me in the hands ot these thieves anil tohiict -,
impotent to belli or protect tln-iii-iHi-.
Suburban farmers can save but. little lion,
the thieving hand of thoje robh.-rs. II,.,,
roost? are roble-tl. pios are killed and ean ii
off. utid the sheep fold is invaded, ad to
give sustenance to a lazy rt o seoimdrel-
alaiiit town, w ho spend their time and sitb.
'tenei in grog shops and houses o rcvclri
We Indieve we are safe iu saying tlmt al
most every house, on ll, cold liult penilence
road, as far out as the resilience of M r. I'oi.l
anil t'ol. Kwing have been robbed din ing the
winter, and the woik goes on as bravely as
the most vicious coiild ili'-irc. We inll-t do
something In put a stop to this species
robbery, llovv can we do it? Will a vigi
l.niec eommitti e accompli-h the work? Let
try it. The other night, the scoundrels
hot one of Mrs. Potnerccy's dogs, broke
iown her fence, and no doubt atfempii d to
rob that latlv of some of her property, and
were only deterred by her dogs. I ho-e w ho
ial routul, atleinl tlie grog shops, and re
fuse to work, w lio have no viille minus ol
import, must live, and if thcv starve, the
people are blamed; while, in real truth,
many of them bad better starve than live, tor
nil the use they are to the cominttnity or
it is time such depredations were stunned.
If the law is imjiotetit lor help, the people
will have to help themselves. And w hether
the depredators lie white or a more lash-
ionablc color, thcv must lie Ixilh restrained
and punished, for if we go on as at present.
with these rohticrie.-, had boys breaking and
destroying, and. iu the season, robbing
orcnariis. misocimving at ciiurcii, anil in
many ways disgracing to themselves and
parents, quiet and industrious people had
well seek Homes elsewhere.
Kk-iimonp Our secretary, Mr. Uvland
Fiiidlay, had n little run over into ':!
State of Kay," on Tuesday, taking In. in
his visit, our nourishing neighbor of Licit
tnond, and, without glasses, making notes
of nil that he met with, and beside, sit-ing
photographs ol those whom he fancied, but
as they are not yet engraved, we shall mere
ly remark on what he noticed. lie i ol
opinion that Kichiiionil is improving, anil
that Mr. Chiles is ditto, and that Sutton is
mnch cheered up since the ratification of tin;
fifueiith amendment. Of the improvements,
5Ir. V. says lie noticed that the new Metho
dist church building, injured by the great
storm of last summer, is being completed,
as is also Ihe Christian church, damage,! in
the same way. at the nme time. The bank
and store buildings of Mr. Was-on arc also
approaching completion, and generally.
Ktcnmotui sceiucJ to be lookinir tin ami
growing, with a project on foot, to build a
new. large, line ami mouerii Hotel. I he
Shaw house, it was reported, w as to change
hand in a I'kvv days. In the railroad, work
was going on. The woo.! wot k for the last
bridge between Kiehiiiond and Latlirop went
mrwarii on vvetuicsnav. anil tne roail will
be spcedilv oM-ned to that point. The turn
table, at -ortn Lexington, 4S ,ct in ihame
ler. will be completetl this week, in lull lime
for tlie night trains through to the Last on
the opening to Latlirop. Mr. K. tells ns he
dineil with our valued friend Mr. Chiles, ot
the t.ton.-ervat'r, vho. we fear, feasted him
so highly lhat he will lxj calling again."
Jl.vNl'F.viTi nni! ani Bi u.nEii Wc have
received a valuable work of the above title,
printed in New Yoric, a lit companion to the
Scientific American. Triee, !?l .li), or 15c a
copy. A'hlress, Weston & Co., 1:17 Park
liow. New Vork.
lit'ii.lMSti Mr. A. V. Mi-lirew is buiiil
ing a residence on South street, opposite: tlie
Buansion of Ir. Temple, of brink .
THE IKOK MOUNTAIN-ITS i ilXD.
THE COLLEGE AGAIN.
We hein t weary, a little, with this sub
ject, but an important oini-sion, induces us
once more to recur to the subji ot, liiat tlie
l eol.luuiay understand the whole, question.
In the publt-lied table of receipts and expen
ditures of Ihe military institute, no reterence
was made to receipts from the school itselt,
nor was the matter referred toby the com
mittee of investigation, c.- by ottrselve?, and
our attention has been called to the subject,
with a reipiest to iurther ventilate this insli
tntinii, which we will do, as well us we can,
with little or no data, as to scholars in at
tendance, the aclu.'.l cost of liiiliuti, Ac.
me oontlcman tell.-- us that at one time he
had a 1 hlld in attendance on the .school, for
whose tuition he paid about $.i iht month,
wiiii :-l per moiiili as a fee for janitor, lb"
says thai at the lime, there were -10 of ."0 pu
pils in atii-nilaiua a much larger number
I hau we snppu-cd had evi r been in attendance
on ihe .school. I n show this point we will
put the schjol at loiiy scholars, at a cost of
-si M to each pupil, luakilijr i?!"0 lH'r
moiiili, and the janitor's tees ol 1 each, or
s-iu. or a total ol $1 ill per mouth. 'Ihe ta
ble o! receipts and expenditures show that
Mr. ti. K. Smidi and Mr. ( otiini'toii drew
their pay ironi the State, anil the question is
what became ol tlie profits ot Ihe school?
Thcv ale l ot eeeou-ded for. and we. should
tike'to knnv. w hat di-iiiisition was malic of
the uionev ': Who joit t Was it divideil
alliono; those inlere.-led? V ill solllo one an
swer? il i-due tin- people.
Il is claimed we believe, that school was
kept in liieenlleee lor three years. We do
noi state ir as a fact; but suppose it to be
true. Il this be true, the receipts, levied
u, ion tony s.-hi 1. r-, al Ihe c.-st above sta el.
Ihe leeeipls would amoUlii to the .slim of $1
li ill per ear. or.si.(Hi tor !l. entire term ol
ihe school. 1 hisdid not "o to the teachers,
as the table ot expenditures will show-. The
lioard say they never ;ot a dollar; and the
'pic-tion recurs, who t!t Ilie money? Of
com -e our estimate of scholars is based on
herc-ay. and aKo ihe amount paid. Still, it
is cci lain Itial. some scho'iars were in atten
(iaie e, and I hat some money w as taken in
tor t ie ir tuiiion. Will some one enlighten
lis? Wiil some one tell us what, went with
Since Ihe above was inn j. e, we have re
ceived the following note in further explana
tion ol this iiistjiuiioti. He hope the in
oiiines ol Mr. Smith will he answered'
Lrxisi.niN, Feb. 13. 171'.
Messrs. Kim.i;s: J. sec in the last two or
three papci-. you have been ventilating the
zicat swindle alias Miliiaiy institute, of the
stale of Mi-snuri at l.cxiur!ou. oti ven
tilated pars: why not ali? liy Mr. Tom Ad-Uii-oa
- -!au-u:ei.(. the State paid your
-c.-diaw.'! : lias oo!L'e K. Smith, twelve
hundred dollar- pcryear. Mr. Smith charged
the aiion- ;o d. liat.s ;.cr nionili lor e.ieh
pupil, uliich. iiy his own sla'ttiueut, would
be eighty dollars per in. mill, or .S,2bil per
year. We , i-h to know, through your pa
per, it it was i-iolit iu .Mr. Smith to elinrjf"
that lo the patrol. s. and if il was not riuiit.
can't he be made lo pay back? If you
doubt this sj aloe,, out , I refer you lo Thouuts
r.arker. Nalhcn Powell, Allen Campbell, or
any ol the patrons that sent to the swindle.
Yon: s with re.-iieet, tloitN II. I'. Smith.
l-.oi ion-: I i your ni-t week s pa-
per, i hen- is a pai as
con!. uniuo two m
Was -e. !i at in V ;
tati:;o that a vvaou
v, itit the sinallnox
d that this
tereliee 1. 1
to -pre; 1 contagion, Ae. The in
all this is, that the wajron was the
by Ihe city to convey .-mallpox p:i-
tient- to the pest house, ami it was there by
my direction, iuiplying reckiessness on my
part. Here are the facts in ihe case: a white
woman hired at Mr. Lerov Hill's, was dis-iti.-eovered
to have an eruption on Thursday
evening, h th. and he, fearing sn.ailpox,
sent her in a nnn to town. The driver, a
white man, lit in a id ranker, and arriving
afier nilit. concluded to camp a little way
out. which he did, and came to mj gate
eariy next morning. I found she had vario
loid, and die was taken out immertiatuly .
s';e hiid a babe with her: it was not sick
however. Now. sirs, I know of no reason.
wii you. or air. one connected with vour
paper, should wish to do me injustice;
should w ish
t 1 c.tii see no too
ive im- publishing such a
and :;!. Veil .is
only a de-ire to injure
a simple act of jii-lice to
make the cor
We have II
-;in:!li i i ti.e
ctt -'I in your next i.siie.
tl'iilv. i'. ,S. S.'illll.
ot ihe least !e-ire to injure Dr.
mo-t remote manner; nor have
a Mi -lie lo see thi; smallpox, spread, by
ncg booms' or mismanagement . Mir :ti tiele
did not state it was the regular smallpox
w'agoti, and as lr. Smith admits all we say
hi i.-g.jrd to the fact . ihe waymi standing
in front of his oface. there is room for no
ini-iir: I, r-taui!ing. In the lii sr place, Mr.
d h-.il no right to send a smallpox case
info Lexington, j, tie comity provides mi
place for such eases; and if I'r. Smith had
in.w lodge tlie evening before of the man
a'upitiga iiille way nut, lie should liaveih-
ted him to either remain there, or take the
irt-t and most iml'reiiutnt -d road to the
l li.-ine, so lhat the wagon need not stand
tor a moment in the most In iiuented part ol
.Main -tn et. We said simply, such course
..is well calculated to spread the disease,
nd v.i- believe most people think with us;
ml as lr. Smith admits the (act as stated.
lhat a wagon containing smallpox did slop
it hi- oilice, and tiiaf he did confer with it.
which we witnessed, we lail to perceive any
mi - representation . Ihi; as a mat ten if course.
I'r. S. knew nothing of it till the wagon
drove up to his oliiee. he is blameless.
lua-uiucli as cxaggera'ed stories are afloat
ill over the county as to the ravagws of
m dlpox in ihiseily, we lake the occasion
sav that, notwithstanding there are a few
uses, they are generally well guarded, with
hitle or no danger of spreading, and that no
.iii!cs, except, one, lhat we know of, have
lied from it.
IYisi.tr Schools We are under obliga
tions to Mr. Miller (we beiieve it was) for a
opy of the fourth lepor! of the superinten
Icnt of public schools of the State of JIls
ouri, for lSntl-Jt). It h ;i book of oil", pngefs,
tin I ci.htai-.js a vast amount of valuable mut
ter that should be rem! by every one. The
report of Mr. K. Smith, county suju-iin-tendeni
of Ibis county . is as follows:
-liil.lt i li in tie I f ,111. f y
iii'.h i-ii alti-udiiiL: hool . . .
.1 teai hi rs
:i-r -:thil 1,1 lent her malt'
Ct, son ;.j
" ' ' " telltale. . . .
No. J, ill, hi- si-li.i.,1.1
No. i ll. ...I lioll-r
V aille ot : i-lioot liotl.-e
Aliiollllt ol CollJilV lllll I
' Ol loUlltlli! iiuttl
No. d.ti - I o. Ml. 'I elilJ.j.A etl. . .
No. t-i.ioi'i-.l t-lillfll-en
I'i to the tlate of this report there had lieen
no ti aehers" institute held. The priiceediiiirs
... .i .i ,i..., .i ,- , .... .
- ,.,i, i t . ii.ivu.
anil Hint the teaehei s preaeut atiir-lliited to X) I
-Si Nl.Al seiiooi.
i-oi, in , ion with ill
I ss ri il"l k A sttmhiy School
is to lie held in this city . in
First i:.ii,ti! ctmri-li, on the
till. ;.lh, tiud tltll ol' Miu-rh net. This llistltlltr is
to lie held under the :neilces of the Missouri Ihip-ti-t
6. , i iiiivt-nti-ui, and li'oiti the jirogi-aiiiinr
lii f'oi'e ns ii-oiiii.-es to he a frraud all'iitr. Auion
tlie stienl.ers as-ii;net! to di llerent tottics we fitit! the
names ol lift. S. W . Marston. L. . Elv. I. I.
shnusr. Trot. A. F. Fleet. Frof. .1. R. Eaton. E
r . Fleet, I'rol
t . F. Lniitirau,
ll. .loies, IVol J. F. Luiinrati, W. IV Cranttall,
l!v. II. M. Riili.tldsoii, Rev. i. L. Rlack, Rev.
E . s. Initio, and Rev. Laninu: ISm-rows.
on the Sai,i,.,th, tlie sim in, ,n is In be trrachetl by
Rev. .1. II. Litter, of St. Louis. The subjects nn -brace,
anions others, Sunday School Relations,
Evteieioii, A niil inner. Itet Methods of Teachiiic,
'(inversions, Ac. Ou IVature will he a Model
Sunday sehool, held on Satindav uftrrnoLn. We
look lor a hnie nunilier ol'stranirrrs in oar midst.
aad vtr iinderstatid that iri-liarations arr lifiiiK
lnailelo lllitkr Tlleni rolnloi lahlr. Wr lloir to Jilll
h.-ii thr (ir.iKruitunr iu lull next week.
Kiii.f.ii A railroad contractor by the
name of Keating wn Lilted near ("mieordia.
in tliis county, a few days ago, and buried
here on Monday. It seems a trouble had
broken out between him and his cook, named
Irwin, in which Mr. Keating was shot, and
died unite sonii afterward. The murderer i
in jail here, hut we know nothing as to the
piiivoeatioii he may have received for the
Pi T.i rr S.n.r.s-, eai lireeiiton. on (Itc.'th
March, Mr. W. P. Peatty will sell horse,
tattle, hay, farming titcn-'ilii, household and
t'liarles L. Kwing will sell, on the Sth
March, at late resilience n 1'oting Ewing.
4 mules, horses, I wnjoii. cows and year
lings, stock hogs, carriage, tin 1 other
IIazki. IIili. alias Fayk i i Kvn le We no
tice that Mr. A. .1. Morgan has been re
moved from the pusrofllce. at Fayelteville,
.liiluison eonuty. and a Mr. Ilaiimi put ill
Ilie Teachers' Institute for tliis coiiMty, Birt in
this city, on Wcthiesilay last, according to callr
ami heM a session of tour flnya, spending" the time
rf.ii'.e rnteitainmlv in questions interesting to
teachers and people . Tlie atteiulnnce on the part
of teachers was very good there being from M to
10 present, all manifesting a tlerUlcd iiiHrvst in thr
The following teachers were present, anil took
part in the exrreises:
A. M.tughter, ti. K. Smith, J. F. l.'orringtvn, IT.
II. l iuixlall, M. Moore, W. S. Clark, li. W. Jones,
W. F. Ilaliliuanu, Kate A. Martin, Augusta feck,
F. F. Handle. J. F. IluUten, Wn. Couch, A. few,
f.izsrie s. lulley, tehal,. Kice, itettie it. Arnold,
F. c. Smith, ".I. A. liaitiner, T. -K. Newcoiuh,
le'o. I at ion, Kelle I., tireen, l.ou slaughter, Mury
ll,iin,lii-.s, W T. Hojlr, W. K. White, W. fc.
Seaniautl.s, Frank Thornton, I.vons, t.ro. 11
Miller, .1. Ii. Farnliain .1. I. Connor.
At the opening, mi u. Id reus was reail by Mr. A.
siaiiahter, the frrsiitcnt ot the Institute, fn whick
he not merely alluded to the present of the associa
tion, but looked hevonil ami canp-ntulalrii it as a
siicen s, ami the sv'nirui upon which it ia based,
iiifi lliouirht thr future of common srhKls inaintv
in the Lhii.1i ot the teachers llieuiselvrs, under tile
liberal ntionai;e of ILie laws aa thry now exist,
lie said there were 7,im teai-hrrs in tlie state, ami
ail lhat is wanting to give elBeieney to thr aystriu
u na well b,.s, n and well directed action ; thought
w ith present nirana ami organisation, the system
mind take precedence, and if it failed, the reapon-
M.'.llife ,.-....1.1 i .... ft....... .I.u...ul....a II-
j ,,,,. o s, oir tri i;co , ,i..t . , . . t
said it was true that prejudice had to lie met ami
roiuliattrd, kut it. wits not of Ions tenure. Wood
men should br selected aa directors, anil an long aa
they deoorted themselves well, and complied with
tin- law, Uiey should be strengthened itml encour
aged by all reasonatile defence, tiood modern
houses, with the necessary appliances, well light
ed, well ventilated, convenient ami cheerful, con
tribute largely to the development of youth. He
thought tha rostrum ahoubl never be occupied bv
any except the moral and religious, and believed
the schools should be opened nt least with thr
Lord's prayer, but declared It disreputable to at
tempt any proM-lytiKatiou. Laghtand knowledge, he
thought, ought not lo be hetraved, but every means
accepted to advune.c pupils. Mr. S alluded to and
introduced rticurea to show that trachera were over
Iaii4l, and that taking districts as we uiid them,
onlr M f minutes were lelt to hear classes a time
entirety too short to do just ice to the teacher or the
taught; and to meet thr wants f the times, thought
primary schools should be attrnded to aa well as
Meniere advanced schools, lie. believed that ali
new ideas of advam-eim-nt should lie accepted and
aco-ti uMn inui are lagttnnuie to me leacning pro
fession. Aa a whole, the address contained slur.
gcations of value, and if" acted umiu cau scarcely
fall to give impetus to the system.
AHer the delivery of the address, tlie following
oiiicers were cnosen lor lite curreni year:
(1. K. Mnilli, President ; !. W. Jones, 1st V P ,
I F. Corringtou, M V. P., liev. J. W. nark. Sd
V f.,,1. 11. I 'minor. Sec, .1. C Smith, As't sea.,
IV. F. Baiilniaiin, 'ireas., . J. tiraves. Auditor.
Hecutive kni A. sjlaughU'r, li. K. sjmith, W.
Kssav: "Hull I'uiiil." bv Geo. K. Smith. This
brought nut remarks from Messrs. slaughter, llud
Min, Lyons, 4 lark and perhaps others. This dis
cussion with some i-uiitiiiM business, and singinu-.
onsuiiicd the ultcriioou session.
K-sa7r The nihic, as a store house of knowledge
and litrrarv instrtictioii. Ah a matter of course.
liu.l indirectly, brought up the mtaited tuiestion of
the llilde in tlte coBiuton schords, lnlnlllbllity, Ac.
tin- debate was pretty generally participated in by
hie im-tiibers, and their ideas very generally ex
pressed, though with no dralre at solution, one
si aker declaring there was no tribunal to which
the iiticnlion could lie sulmittted for adjudication.
Sboi tly aflertlie nnening. the infant class of Miss
fella I,. Kirc, of the second want school was ex
BiiiiM'd in tablet teaching, and gave very general
s:iTi-t'non, the teacher exhibiting frrat readiness
in i n.- ait ol teaching thr little ones, and thcv ac-
iinitl ins themselves very crc iititbly indent . Maj.
(if Ml. bonis, who was iiresenl, expressed
iuaiseh pleased w lib Ihe evercise, and; brlievrd
tne labiei system the best ever introduced to ad
vance young puplla.
Auesnay was read by Mnj. J. V. l.'orrington, of
Hi.-third ward s, Ihh, I, on the civilizing induenre
of edticaiion, which, on motion, was asked lor
publication, anil the. usual criticism omitted. As
ivell as we could hear the reading of the essay, we
judged it to be not inerelv good, but abounding In
it-cliil knowledge an t valuable suggestions, ami
hoa- to see it printed Tor gem-ral imormatioB. It
was well written, ami well pronounced, except
taat the reader -poke a little ton low.
I.saay: by Miss Ut ile L. lireene, title nat rr
llieinbeied. Criticisiiis passed, as an effort is to be
made to procure its publication. Written in M isa
Itteene's usual line alle, and well read.
.lust here, there being itu interregnum, Maj Mi r-a-tn
was invittsl to entertain those prest-ut with a
blackboard exercise, to which he readily assented,
lie wrote upon the board the following' sentence,
anil asked tor its punctuation:
Hang out your banners on the outward wall tlte
crv is still they come
Various were the suggestions advanced, and it
nus curious to notice thai while many placed the
fiointa at their appropriate places, how thev differ
ed as to the point lobs used, while some wcreVmtire
Iv at fault. Seme wanted a semi-colon (;) at wall;
some a H-riod (.) ; others an exclamation (!) ; some
wished a comma (, at is; others one at still. Souie
wanted an exclamation (!) at banners, ac. l iny
agreed on nothing except the jieriod (.) at the end.
.Some iteniandrd to know the context, but as the
-entenre is the openingof au address, no clue to the
solution could be gaUiered, aad as there was no ed
ition ot Sihakespeare in the house, all Was doubt
and surmise and we blundered on. Maj. kferwin
favored an exclamation alter banners, with new
sentence at "on" ; but the text will not bear tins
pointing, for it changes t lie sense. The text, too,
was improperly written , intentionally ws suppose,
which makes some ditlci'rnce. Sibakesin-are thus
write the sentence
Hang out our banners on the outer- walls: the ery
is still, They coins.
showing t'he order was from Macbeth and not bis
heralds, who, probably Irom tne oiner walls, an
nounced from time to time the contoured appinarli
ol the enemy, while the or.ier contemplated Ihe
erection of banners on the walls, and not oa flag
stuffs, as some insisted.
Hue other sentence ' 1 When lireeV meets lireek,
ttten comes the te.g of war' ' concluded the ltvson .
TUe rtrst hour was occupied in an nddrets by the
ilrv. I,. Burrows of this city, w hicli we regret we
coutu not hear, tint winch we hear well spoken ol.
iter the address routine business occupied the at
ternooll session, will! debate.
1 he evening session was taken up in an address
liy .lnj. .ait-rwin, eiiuorol me .lournai Ol raiuca
ti'on" nt Jt. Louis. His address was highly prac
tical as was ail we heard from him, and well cal
culated to assist teachers in their duties. Mr. M
in his remarks, took the occasion to say that the
enlightenment of the age was ortfioseii to the idea ot
the disfranchisement of the white and the enfran
chisement ol the ignorant African. It was like
torch in the band of ihe ignorant to destroy the
temple. We thank Mr. Mrrwin for the teaching,
for, coming from Ins side, it ia of value, but wheth
er to lie heeded is another thing.
W e conld not be present on rr:dav , ll U mg our
busv dav. Hut we hear that beach blackboard ex
ercises in arithmetic, and some interesting exerci
ses in grammar, tile tiuy was consumed iu essays,
In the evening. Prof. K.lwartls of sit. I.ouia, ad
dressed the Institute, but as our paper went to press
liefore the hour, of coiirss w e cannot apeak of it.
As a whole, the meeting lias been one of interest
itml protlt, and could scarcely tail to edify those
who alien, Ud. whick were aol lew.
The Institute closes to-day.
The CiicitciiKS The elders of the sev
eral elm relies havo, so far, tailed to send us
the unities of tlie parties who behave so rudely
during worship at tliem. We are Horry for
it, for really, we do not see any other way of
curet ting ihe evil, of which all eompiiln.
The publieatioti ol their names, once or
twiee, might serve to train tliiut better, and
learn them that peopla who build and main
tain chiirehes are not to be disturbed in their
worship by such loafers and blackguards.
They pay nothing to the mnintenance of the
churches, and w hile all would be gratified to
see them at ehnreh, if they came for any
K'Mid, tew rare to have tlteiu there as row
dies Hi.d loafers, talking and whispering,
ami exchanging notes with the other sex.
I'hey had lielter stay at home than to visit
chinch for such purposes. None mt the
I . . . 1 . . . . t - .,,-,.. ........ , ,..1 nl WAJ
emu vilt.'S lii.ivr;. iiuis; ,,,,. . , nv,af,
be pleasetl to have their room Instead of their
eouipiinv, so long as this course of conduct is
Well bct.aved boys and young men, should
avoid such, people as they would the
11 . . .. ,..,M L'....,, I . . ...
: siiiaiiiv& v ,'fc,n w, . .a.,.
I , n.n..t,,.,.l ,-ltl. tlun.
, ,iie, in? ,,. . ,, ,m ,
iroiich iipoii them, Kiel as old dog Tray was
whipped tor lieiug in bad company, so tney
Sai.in-k Mattkr.h Mr. Johu T. Bartlett
bnmo-ht to Marshall, two fatted steers.
weighing the one 2.070 pounds, ami the
other 2,000 pounds. It U said they have
more of the same sort, by the Progresg.
Mr. Thomas of North Missouri passed
through Marshall on Saturday, with a drove
of mules for Arkansas and Louisiana.
Judge Townsley has not decided the in
junction ease In Saline, against subscribing
$400,000 to the Louisiana road. It ia believed
the injunction w ill be dissolved, but we know
Person-!. Mr. David Btissel! left the
other dav for the Kast, and will be absent
Mr. John T. Pigott ppent a day or two
here during the week, in fair health. Mr
Pigott is now of the firm of Trigg, Pigott
& Johnson, hankers, real estate agent and
title ahstractists, Boonville.
Kttti: The stable of William Hixon, on
Franklin street, was discovered to be on fire
aboat 11$ o'clock Thursday night,. and was
consumed before the tire company could get
to it, being a light wood fabric. The stable
stood on the alley in the rear of the house
nnd in it, we suppose, there bad beep no tire,
so th.-.t the cause of the tire is unknown, but
believed to Ik.' the work of an ineendiarv.
Ci rIT. nr,tiii,tA ill miotlrkn Ia I,a
erection of gas works in this city haa been
passed, and signed by the Mayor. It makes
Sylvester Watts, Benj. Marshall, John W
WaUdcll, John Peid, James Goodin and
'niton Davis, corporators. The works are
to be completetl by October, 1871. and the
cost of gas is not to exceed $4 GO per 10U0
R. C. EWIKCi,
CVOUNSKLOR AT LAW, AMI ItKAI, LdTATK
lienler. Kansas Citv, Missouri. This is the
best Hiint in Western Missouri to sell Farms and
Wild Lands. A great many emigrants and land
stiecuiators come to this city to make iutUiries and
then go into adjoining counties to look. tebavl
ISI K 4XC E A.E.Y.
rrvHOMAS C. ULLIesOl., Agent of the Kxcetsior
X Fire aatl Marine Insurance Company of .St.
Louis, ia prepared to take risks as Agent for said
Company, and solicits a share of public patronage.
His lllice is up stairs, ovel Zeilrr's store. No. 121
Main street, i,e.vington. Mo. ianl.'uti4
OF COPAnTNF.UMHlP Notice is hereby given
that the eopailnership heretofore existing be
tween the undersigned, under the minie ami style
of Macey ft Morton, W'as dissolved by mutual con
sent on February 1, lsTu. The business w ill lie con
tinued under the name of Morton & I , is land .
IIF.NKY M At KY,
icba HW JOHN S.JWllKTON
HANING asaoc.iated ourselves together in the
busintatsof Auctioneers, we would resnectlul-
Iv sav to thr oroide of Lexington, as well as the
county of Lalavetto, thet we will lie pleased i
attend to any business in our Hue, geurral or site
ial. W. S. 'Peters, senior member of the firm,
being an obi and regular Auctioneer, w e feel con
liilciit that we can give entire satisfaction.
w. s pr-i Ki:.
janl THOMAS TAI.'IIMAS.
THF liest stand for Itoat Stores, Storage and
Commission. Apiilv to
HUTCIIISS ft TA YI.OR. j
THOSE desiring to purchase or rent city or coun
ty property, are respectfully invited "to call on
us for ititormatlon, which coast nothing, and may
lead to important mutual advantage,
HL'ICIIINS Jt TAYLOR,
janl.'.wl Land Agents, opposite City Hotel.
FI BEIC SALE.
IW ILL sell on the t'aiin of Thomas M ll.tckett,
one mile above I,exiugton, on the Wellingtou
SATI KDAY, FEBRUARY 2fiTB, ls;0,
thr. fullowiiijf property.
Three head of So. 1 Ml LI.S.
One Four-horse Wagon,
One Two-horse Wagon,
A Lot of Stock Hot.S,
Household and Kitchi u FURNITI'RK.
Also at privateaale, IMIacresi.l ll'i'l lnM LAN 11
in Itay counly, two miles front Railroad, one-half
mile from river, Hve miles I'rom Lexington, and
ll.r.s tn.in lalliden. janiw4 PAI UK K KfltNS.
SACHS, (.RAI AaC
COTTON S,.Hml,.as Su, kg f WaiTcn,
Talbot A Co., on hand ami lor rent, to
.'l.teai orn Sacks, in store and for rent.
3,0mm Cottou and I'nion A Sacks, of t, ,1k. Hon ft
Sloaa, in stairs, ami to let to ahipiers.
S.nOuSacks, belonging to sun, by other responsi
ble St. Louia houses, on hand, lor rent,
2, Sou Bushels Choice Shelled Oats, in store li
r.,WKl Bushels Shelled and Ear Corn, for sale.
Ann iliishela Choice (new crop) llenip Sets., on
hand and for sale.
Ion ISarrela of Salt, in store, for sate.
Illfl Kales Superior Hay, now in store, for eale to
Will pay Cash far Hemp, Corn, Wheal, Oals,
Rye, llry lllde-i, c. Respoctliillv,
janj;im A. T. WlSSOR A CO.
4.RIHEM i YEARrE.
WATCHMAKERS & JEWELERS,
Nt Main St. , okl stand of O. Iloiix
" THE FINEST W ATCHLS,
'IHK FINEST CI.IM KS,
, IHK FINKsT.IEWM.ltY,
THE HM-.ST CI TLERV,
THE Hr.sT JEWELS,
HIE FINEST .SILVERWARE,
THE FINES.'!' PLATKli WAKE
THE MOST i li Riot's TOYS.
TIfE ileal iu the very best, uud Mill warrant our
i as reitresrntrU.
tJ-l AI.E AMI EXAMINE. sfTJ
an-21 ly GRIMES ft VE.NAIiI.E.
ST ATIO!W A Rf E..IK,
HON i: N C K ,
HAVE No. 1. Stationary Kniiif, Buitalilt
l'.ir nnv kiml of mill, which tin Im-ii used a
-hort liin liuil has h-eu retltlett umt ii a gtMM. a-j
Also V ft- of ftrond nan a Iron rVnve, roDiil-l
with tttt Poets, Ilrac., Ac.
A1m. i mjilt-tt liro-iiu Marhine an-t toktr.
For U-ruiaitml par I it ill an, all on or aillrt
orCHAS. A. MoRKhON,
Kxctl stovt Uat'hin Works,
jan'J9tf VatriSt., L-xmtrtou, M-i,
UOUKU'i Al'LIa, I .1. POLI.AUl, V . Sllli;ials,
FrrsitU'iit. Vitff-PreM't. ahier.
UNION NATIONAL BANK
OF SA1ST EOVIS.
K0. 319 LIVE STREET,
O'Fallon BuilJinej, Saint Louis, Mo.
Faid-l'p Capital - $500,000 OO
Rol.ert Anil, I. J. roHard,
tiro. I. Wasson, Tlios. skinker,
BANK of IVnosit. Piaeonnt and ExchaiiKr.
Colhs-ttona inadf. anil
proe-eda iironitly remittrtl or
retlited on aceount
lntrrrst allowr! on lH-Misits at-t-t,rdiiig
EOI IM rEISEJI AX,
Wholesale dealer In
FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC LIQUORS,
WINES AND CIGARS,
MAIN STREET, 3 tloors west ot I.liiirit-k'a Bank,
CASH I' AID F III
Hides, ttfl, Pelts Firs, Tallow, Xr.
Twill at all tims itav thr hiiflirst liriee for articles
1. ahove mrntioura, al my store.
i"w W rkAA POi;,NIS of vrtl wimtt-il, for
,JV.JJr which 1 will pay the highest mar-
t nricr. octttf
K Tt I O T I J A. I-
KI'M 'rLtiwluitl v nn huntt tUt kcst v iirar nnit
IV loliatuo, ol an aiuaa ami dihiul-. aho tht-
New Y ork Ledger, Homr Journal,
Harvrr s nazal, Siorune I iiia-a,
llarrr's Wrrklv, New York Mercnrv,
Frank Leslie's llltisfd, Nevis from Irrlaml.
.ellUBK, twxlry'a l.a.ly 'a Hoot,
' rlovs antl Frtrraon's Majrazintt,
tilrsWrrklv. NwYork Wreklv.
vrrv Saturtlav.. I'olier liarttr.
rw York liuiH-r. IH'inorrst's Yomi Aairr-
Saturtlay NiUt, lea
liav's liolnua, v,riuv.
himnry orw r, r,K-k Nax,
jtc , c, e., jtc.
Also La ltsr Paner anil EuvrlnMs.
THE BEST IS THE CHEAPEST!
Oi ve us a call. Rrmrmbrr thr I'aat OIHt-r. nntler
thr Koitrnoa notri. jani
Cold mr Sore Throat
Rr4tiirra iiuitieitiatr attention, a
neglect often rraiilts in an inrnralil
Brown's Bronchial Troches
Will most Invariably give instant
rrlirf. For TSmevciu ns, Asthma,
ATAKKii, I fwsmnivr and jiihhat lisrsKs
they hava a soothiiiK rBrct.
SINliKllS and 1'1'IiI.IC Sl'EAKEUS use them
to clear and strengthen the voice.
Owing- to the good reputation ami popularity l
thr Troches, many worthless and chrap imitarhins
are offered, which arr sood for nothing, llesnre
to obtain thr true
BKOfeTW'N HKO EIAf.TKU 11 ES
VOVlfO'S HEWS DEPOT,
(Heretofore in Post Office, on Laurel Street.) lias
ltren removed, (same street) to our door South of
rattersoii grocery store, ixiiigion, sio.
Tho Missouri Krpuhlican, - - S(. I.nnia
I In Missouri leuio rai, - i i.ouu
Times - -- -- -- St. lawis.
New York I,edeer.
New York weeKiv,
Nrvr Vork llrr'aM,
JirW York Kxprexg,
New York 1 llora.
New York World.
W averly Magamne,
Lexington ai casias.
Frank Issue's lliuairairti
Harper's Magaaiae, Frank Leslie's Magazine
.vnaillic, aairy-s lltlV's Itook,
Evlectie. Peterson's Majrazine
l.alaxy. IXmoreat's Mairazinr.
Onward, W averly, monthly iarl,
Old and New, Chimney Corner,
CANNKD Fni'lT-., VEGETABLE. AC.
Pine Apples, (jrecn Peas,
W liortrllierrirs, tireen Cora,
Blackberries, Cove Oysters,
straw oernra, famines,
Kaaplierriea, Minee Meat, ;
janylAy At YOUNG'S.
FRESH Southern Oranges ami Sicily Lemons, at
ALMONDS, Filberts, Texas Pecans, English
Walnuts, 1'hratauta, Palm Kuta, Cora Sato,
lirnher I "raa, at YOfSG 'S.
FRKSH OYSTEItS, Maltb -a Oysters, celebrated
brand, al Y OUNG'S.
AMERICAN and Trench Confectiouery . Tka
best aasurtuient In Lexington, at
FIRE Cc f.lARINE INSUVlhNCZ AQmTS.
HOME, INS. CO., OF NEW YORK,
Assets, - - SlOMUMki.
PHOENIX INS. CO., OF HAPaTFCRD
Assets, - . SI, -., 0.
Oflkc at l.imilt Vs Bank, tear
WOODKN WAIiK, tT.MKNT,
iiori:i:oN whisky, ii kk.ssw
PLASTERING HA Hi, NAILS,
II I'NliARI AN, l
JiLi; K GRASS, 11 KM i,
WILL PAY HIGHEST
OODi III'.I.IO'.Ri:i TII tV
A. A. St J. O. LESUEUR,
Wholesale and fldaii (irorciu
AVE OX HANI)
hie stock ot'
It.-lll.t-.i S'lij.r ar-.
Java C ,n
1.1.1 1 1
I t i-n and fllai-1. Tea
lli hsl Fruit, an.lti-..
We wouKl respectfully call attention
the grocery business, that we pay our m-d
on hand by far tlie l;uovt and best ussttne i
tend to sell roods at the lowest possible
we solicit tho patronage ot the ne"stie ol i.extt.inii v.
confident that it will be to their adv-tiilae to i.ill 0:1 u
elsevrlmrn. Wc aiwavs cxneet to be tl;e first Itun-c in 1 !;e
down, when the general markets ctial.lo
We wish to establish a permanent
that we must work for our customers'
We will deliver prerapily, free of iliaic, jreotls butienl l u
iho i-ity, or on board of the ferry I mat ic persons lain.;' ittutli
15 0 O K
EEIM.TO. - -- --
Heligious, Mirtcellarteous tind School Hocks, Statioiieiy , I;l.n,K t'e. i 3;s,
UXE Al PIPHR lIMUl MIAD1X til STU iiMMl. V. MJ. MM:..,
Pianos, Violins, (JuitarsFIuU's and fni(
I )IJAAV I IS M ATI :i 5 S A I
R. E. HAYS.
HAYS 4 IM.AK,
(Sucwssor to Ju!in Anil.")
Wholesale anl Retail Grocers sum! Flour Men-ltants.
STAPLE DRY GOODS,
OKER OF W.4IX ElllUOH tV, EE I .T, iaKOrPI.
X. B. All pui-cltasrs dollvfnd to anj
HIITCIIIKS A- T7AYf.OSi,
REAL ESTATE AGENTS.
(OPPOSITE ITV HOTEL.)
LEXINGTON, ------ MISSOURI.
Entrance, seel mi 's. 5f mid (l, Main iret.
HAVE FOR SALK.CITVl.'KSIDKNCKS, IN VAUIKTY TOSH.' AM.
tastes, tJhoice Building Lotf, in at;d adjacent to tbc city, (cn.bi:i itit:
from twelv acros down to twenty feet front.) Land.s, improved and unim
proved, in .Lafayette eonuty. .Mho, in other count ic, and in Kansas.
aWXotary Business, Oonveyancintr, Collection of Routs, Taxes paid, Ac. rys
; .UKX. KirSiSKLI.. THOMASsrAMUsH.
RUSSELL & STAfvJDiSH,
Laais fcBRlit and soM oa lwuiissicn. T.trs l'itl sntl Rmfs Ctilh i. u,,
fr sale Farms, tity ResWcnifNautl Lots. iiliRiiuprsrpt!..3nf!s.
RB PRESENT THE FOLLOWING FIRST CLASS l iltK AMI LIFE IN'sUR AM K c. iMPAXlV-.
The " NORTH AMERICA," of Philadelphia: oltlrsl Fire Insurance Company in Amtwi.-i.'Ss--iced
ia 17.4; during aevenlv-llve vrara continutMis svrvicr, this viru.iv re,in,at,y iia paiil e. -amoiiating
to over TWL.NTY MILLION of dollars, and has iijvv a I a-di aeltal and ui,.;uj !
$'J,iMS,Ui4 . "Ky their liuitssiialijc know them. ''
THE ''ATEAS MITEAE LIFE IXSEBAXE COIPAW OS ST. I.O (In.
Kmphatirallv the moat progressive sn advancing Company in the world. Has now issued nearly
4,008 Policies with Assets to tlir amount of iaio,(Mt, ami ii.aai deposited with ttir Insm aue.. .sm- i :i,
tendeatof Missouri, for the l netit ot its Policy Holders. Hir only omiianv in Aiiier ii-uvhi. lt i-mv
aworld-wide, non-forfeiting Policy witlHdit aainv'le n'itru ii.iti on it.- I.u r IMernice is nceie ' ihe
following frr among the many Policy Holder ol this sterling I mpny in Lexington :
AmosGrrsu, Lawyer, James Hays, cabinet Maker, Alexander Mitchell,
Emanuel Easter, Miller, Isaac McGirk, ranuer, i.ill E. Iteltes. ilerenanl.
N C Ewing, Farmer, J . II. New, Merchant, A. P. Fulkerwm, I'hvairian.
M E Bummers, Merchant MichaelCofler, Conlractpr, John .o lin.-r. Marble cutit r,
X. Tu. Bolton, Pliysicician, V. C. Turpin, Ferry Bout, c. I:. lliiss-II, Real Estate AK'I
Wh itatroaizea Foreign Company when the " Atlas" t.it!,! ::t yourdnnr. Thaukftil to a generou.
iiublia fo aaat favtirs. vte hoia? aeoiiacn-niioua
ierrslaol our uali oaa
lie.il Kstate, Ac.
JO. A. WIl.StlN.
j HOME INS. CO., OF NEW .. A t-
j Ass-ts, - - $1 .. :.-.
PUTNAM INS, GO. OF ilARTFGBU
Ash-Is. - - s?7 ..
ttioiu, Le"m!;t.H, IN:nii
T.ni !;. Ml
A N" 1
IVtltT lit' Till' 4 IT I -4t i:.
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Par. In d i
t.uli W;id- ,
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0( i ill ti e cs'. v : :u:
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itit-n '.tiiii.s bcie '.m ! -
trade, a:. it lj d 1 s i we re
interests as will as .nr
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y t ::i t
H O U S i
- !i'-.NO IU.
.1 AS. i'K.i
AH 3 SHOES, HATS
pat! of thr ( li x
iis4 - iiai - re oui lttii-M ami a siri,-t silent ion lo the
Itfssn.i, Si AN'lllsH
Mam tin t-r. Lexingtun, M i
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