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For the Gallipolis Journal.
For the Gallipolis Journal. Stanzas.
Long years have flown since last we met,
r . And many a smile and tear
Have marked the days, the hours, the
"! ' months,
! Of each revolving year.
I've tried oh, vainly tried to blot,
f Thy memory from my heart;
But changing scenes of life will not
( Forgetful ness impart.
For 'mid the merry laugh of song,
My fancy hears a tone
Of that lov'd voice whose echoes long
. Hare slept in memory's throne.
Tet, if our thoughts are fixed aright,
. A cheering hope is given.
That though we part here in this life,
: We'll meet agsin in Heaven,
EWINGTON, Nov. 25, 1850.
The Late E. T. Cushing.
account given in our last,
oi the recent death of the estimable
voting gentleman above named, we ob
served that, "as a writer, either in prose
or verse, he had few superiors." The
following lines, addressed by him when
a lad of sixteen, or thereabouts, to a
member of our family, a few years
younger, will enable Ihe reader to judge
ol his earlier productions. We think
they have seldom been surpassed by any
'writer of the same age. Alton Tele-
To Mary.
E em ember me, when evenings blush
-Glows freshly o'er the kindling skies;
W hen trom their bed of dropping dew,
The flowers in verdant beauty rise;
When forest birds salute the sun,
.- Which beams o'er rock, and vale and
.. v, , tree, -. -.- . ,
Arid gaily chimes the morning bell
. , Then, Mary, then, remember me! ;
When o'er the earth his noontide rays,
A poll o from Jus chariot yields;
When -peep the bright-eyed crimson
buds. . . ..
Through the green velvet of the fields;
When o'er the gay and blooming earth.
, The zephyrs murmur bright and free,
And wave the locks above your brow
1 1 hen, Mary, then, remember me!
When eventide across the West, '
Her fringe of living glory throws, .
And purples o'er the cheek of heaven
With tints as lovely as the rose;
Whene'er a friend may claim a thought,
Whene'er a happy hour may be,
Let auld lang syne" ne'er be forgot
. JLemember me, remember me! '
To Mary. B. T. C.
t Criticism. An editor in Illinois
speaks of one of his contributors in
the following complimentary terms:
,"An interesting femalVcorrespon
dent sends a very uninteresting piece
of poetry, and timidly lisps a request
for its publication. The moon is call
ed bright -the stars are flattered
with' the-original appellation: of
4meek-eyed" the trees come in for
a full share of eulogy, and the Falling-
Spring -is pronounced silver
plated, or something to that effect.
Besides this, the poem is equally in
structive , on other important sub
jects. ' -II Mary will send us an affi
davit thai she has washed her dishes,
mended her, hose, and swept tne
bouse the week after she was "blast
ed with poetic lire," we will give in,
and startle the literary world from
its lethargy.'; For ' the . present we
63J, far your stockings, and darn
your! poetry- too." ' '
.1 --' '
Straitcb Phbmokehow. An English
brig, th Ellen Anne, was lately struck
by a meteoric stone while in the British
channel. f ,The. report was like a mus
"ket charge; aad the planking of the deck
was torn 4ip andl perforated in aeveral
pleeerM if bj musket sbpts. No signs
of a thunderstorm were To be seen or
heard Ihoogh ihe day' 'was dull aud
lowering-, -iih a fresh breeee. ' The oe-
cwreccs 'li said to be ' very rare in the
irfrirish chinnef, dough frequent up the
leajierranean. .j,
- Hii'l i -II . i' ?- '-'
Mr. Clay's Speech at Frankfort.
The concluding part of the speech
we give entire. ; .
Thus, Mr. Speaker, I trust and be
lieve tbat of all the numerous threat
ening topics connected with slavery
at the commencement of the late
session of Congress, one only re
mains to create interest and solid
tnde.and that is the fugitive slaye bill
IN arrowed down to that ' singi
ground, the slave holding States wi
occupy the vantage position.
The constitution is with them, and
if its execution shall be opposed
attempted to be thwarted by force
that State which makes such an op
Tosition wi'l place itseli clearly, man
ifestly and indisputably in the wrong
occopving such a ground that the
slaveholding Slates may fearlessly
and consistently await the issue
was not to be expected, nor did
expect that the measures adopted at
the last session of Congress woul
lead to immediate and general ac
quicsence on the part of the ultras at
the Worth and at the South. They
had been impelled by such violent
and extreme passions, that it was too
much to expect that they would si
lently and promptly admit their er
rors, and yield to what had heen
aone tor me oesi interests ot our
common country. Accordingly, we
perceive tnat at the bouth that sec
ond edition of the Hartford Conven
tion has again assembled, and is la
boring to stir up strife and conten
tton, and in several of the tlavehol
ding States the spirit of discord and
discontent is busily engaged in its
unpatriotic work, but 1 confidently
anticipate that all their mad efforts
will be put down by the intelligence,
the patriotism and the lovs of Union
of the various slaveholding States.
And here, Mr. Speaker, let us make
momentary inquiry as to what
would have been the condition of
the confederacy, on the subject of
slavery, if unhappily it had been sev
Assuming that the line could have
been drawn between the slavehol
ding and the non-slaveholding States
all north of the States ol Maryland
and Virginia and all north of the
Ohio river would have become a for
eign independent sovereign power;
contrast, il you please, our present
condition with what it would have
been under that order of things. At
present, we have a right if any slave
escapes from service to demand his
surrender. We have a right to take
the Constitution and the law in our
hand and to require the surrender,
. a. a .
i do not believe there will be any
open or (orcible resistance to the ex
ecution of the law the people of the
XNorth have too strong a sense of the
propriety of the obedience to the law;
but if there be any such resistance,
we have the right to invoke the em
ployment of any part of the militia
of the United States, or the Army or
the Navy of the United States, to
enforce the Execution of the law.
And, although I have no power to
command Presidant Fillmore to any
specific line of duty, I have known
him long, well, and intimately, and I
leei entire confidence in him as a man
of ability and. honesty, and of pat
riotism, who will perform his duty,
and his whole duty, in seeing to the
effectual execution of the laws of the
land, to which I pledge the support
the utmost of my poor ability.
In the exciting state of things, we
doubtless shall not recover all our fu
gitive slaves that escape. v We shall,
however, recover some, and the
Courts and Juries in the free States
have demonstrated their readiness to
give, by their verdicts and judg
ments, ample indemnity against those
who entice, seduce away, and harbor
our runaway slaves. But how
would the case stand in a dismember
ed Constitution of the Confederacy? '
Then we would not have a right
demand a solitary slave that might
escape '. beyond the Ohio, ' into what
would then be a foreign power.
If all the slaves of Kentucky, in
that contingency, were to flee be
yond the Ohio river, we would not
have a right to demand one of them
the absence of extradition treat
ies, and no such treaties would ever
concluded with respect to slaves.
We should have no right to demand
surrender of one of them.. .Noth
ing is clearer in. the whole public law
Nation! than that one independent
foreign power is not bound to surren
der a fugitive who takes refuge in an
other independent foreign power.,
We' have recently seen this great
interna ti6nal ' principle acted upon
by the Sultan of Torkey in the case
Kossuth and' his Hungarian com
panions, who took refuge in the Sul
tan's dominions, and his, refusal to
surrender them , upon the demand
Russia and Austria, was enthusias
tically admired, approved and ap
plauded by all of us.
Nowj Mr. Spealer , we have the
Constitution, the Law, and the right,
on our side. Dissolve the Confede
racy, and create new and indepen
dent powers, the law. and the right
would be transferred from us to them,
I may be asked, as I have been asked,
when I would consent to a . disso
lution of the Union? I answer nev
er! never! never! because I can con
ceive of no possible contingency that
would make it for the interest and
happiness of the people to break up
this glorious Confederacy, and to
seperate it into bleeding and bellige
rent parts.
Show me, what I believe to be
impossible to show roe, that there
will be a greater security for liber
ty, life, property, peace and human
happiness in the midst of jarring,
jealous and , warring independent
North Amencan powers, than un
der the eagle of the" Union, and I
will consent to its dissolution.
would hold to it if Congress were to
usurp power, wnicn i am sure
never will, to abolish slavery within
the limits of the Stales; for in the
contingency ol such a usurpation,
we should be in a better condition as
to slavery, bad as it would be, out of
the Union than in the Union. Ap
prehensions have been entertained
and expressed as to the world in fu
ture time, of Territorial scope for
the slave population. I believe, that
a very distant day, not likely to oc
cur in the present or next century,
whenever the vast unoccupied wastes
in Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana,
Alabama, Florida and Texas shall be
come fully peopled, slavery will
have reached its natural termination
The density of the population in
the United States will then be so
great that there will be such reduc
tion in ihe price and value of labor,
as to render it much cheaper to em
ploy free than slave labor, and slaves
becoming a burden to their owners,
will be voluntarily disposed of, and
allowed to go free. Then I hope
and believe, under the dispensations
nd blessings of Providence, that. the
continent of Africa, by the system
of colonization, will be competent to
receive from America all the descen-
ants of its own race. If the agita
tion in Tegard to the fugitive slave
law should continue and increase.and
become alarming, it will lead to the
foundation of two new parties, one
for the Union and the other against
the Union. . Present parties have
been created by the division of opin
ion as systems of. National policy;
and as to finance, free trade, or pro
tection, the improvement of rivers
and harbors, the distribution of the
proceeds of public lands, &c; but
these systems or policy, springing out
ol the administration of the govern
ment of the Union, lose all the inte
rest and importance if that Union be
dissolved. They sink into utter in
significance before the all-important
pervasive and paramount interest of
the Union itself, and the platform of
that Union party will be the Union,
the Constitution.and the enforcement
of its laws; and if it should be neces
sary to form such a party, and it
should be accordingly formed, I an
nounce myself in this place a member
of that Union party whatever may
baits component element's. Sir, I
go farther.. I have had great hopes
and confidence in the principles of the
Whig party, as being most likely to
conduce to the honor, the prosperity
and the glory of my country, but if it
to be merged into a contemptible
abolition party, and if abolitionism is
be engrafted on the Whig creed,
trom that moment 1 renounce the
party and cease to be a Whig. I go
yet a step farther. If I am alive 1
will give my honorable support for
the Presidency to. that man, to what
ever party he ma v belong, who is un-
contaminated by fanaticism, rather
than to one who, crying out all the
time, and aloud, that he is a Whig,
maintains doctrines utterly subver
sive of the Constitution and the Un
ion. . . . ' " , .
Mr. Speaker, I speak without re
serve, and with entire freedom: it
there be a man who treads the soil
this broad earth that feels himsel!
perfectly independent, 1 am that
man. ; I have no ambitious' aspira-rations.-1
want no office, no sta
tion in the gift of man. ' I would re
sign that which I hold, if I thought
could do so at this time with honor.
beg pardon, sir, there is one place
only which I dosire, and that is a
warm place in your hearts. - -
Out of our late heated discussions
and' divisions' one good Tesult has
been produced; the people, generally,
Whig .and Democrats,' have been
more thrown" together in ' free and
friendly interroure; both have learned-to
appreciate each other.' For
myself, 1 say alike with truth and
pleasure, thatbrieg the late ardu
ous and protracted, session, I was in
conference and- consultation, as of-
tetj fl" not oftener, with Democrats
than Whigs, and I found in the Den
ocratic party, quite as much patriot
ism, devotion to the Union, honor
and probity, as in the other party.
; Mr. Speaker, the Stale of Ken
tucky, although net one of the largest
States in point of population, occu
pies a proud and lofty position in the
confederacy. She was the pioneer
Slate in the settlement of this great
valley.'; She is geographically not
remote from the centre of the Union
to which she has always been firmly
attached. The renown of her arms
and the uncalculating gallantry of
her people, are well known and ad
mitted. To every field of battle
within her reach since the days of
. - .
the revolution, her sons have rushed,
and poured out freely their rjatrlotic
: r
blood. That SDlendid monument be-
yond a hill, overlooking this oictur-l
esque valley, . so . creditable to the
sculptor for the beauty of its classi-
cal design and the excellence of it-
chaste execution, attest their glory
and the afflicting loss of their friends
and country.
Covered as the column almost is
with the names of the heroic dead,
let us cling to the Union until there
is not a space left upon the marble
or ' inscribing 1 the names of those
who may hereafter fall in fighting
the battles of their common country,
Whilst the ' Northwestern States-
Pennsylvania, Virginia, 1 Tennessee
and Kentucky remain firm in their
attachment to the Confederacy, no
presumptuous hand will dare to at-
tempt to draw successfully, a line of
its seperation. - "
In conclusion, Mr. Speaker, I re-
new an expression of my respect-
lul acknowledgment for the distin-
guished honor of this occasion. It
will form an epoch in my lire. will
be ever cherished most gratefully in
my memory, and will be transmuted
to my descendants as a precious leg-
acy to them.
Capital bit.
r n , i ., r . I
x no louowing uasn ai me miure,
as it will be, when the re-organiza-
tion of everything, especially ol "wo-
r 'o rtnr n I n-ntttn ff . U 1 1 li via. I
man s social position," shall be per
lected, is from the Boston ; Iran
June, 7, 1902.
By Telegraph for the Transcript only.
The new steamer Velocipede ar-
rived at Halifax, 36 hours, 9 min-
utes, 6 seconds,: precisely, from Liv-
erpool: fog, head-winds and gales all
the way. The steam sy rinse for
smoothing the waters, by dischar-
ging oil from the bows, worked well;
and Paine's lantern, invented bv a I
gentleman of that name, in the last
. . . .. I
century, and now getting to be un-
derstood, overcame the fog entirely.
Cotton down. Welsh leeks and
rabbits looking , up. ' Dav before
steamer left, arrived the ship Bird
Freedom. Captain Dinah Pinknev.
from Charleston first cargo of cot-
ton. This being the first arrival in
free black bottom since thedisso-l0"
- ..j I
luuon, creuea immense - sensauon.
wnaon, rjuay w. ine venerable
juaaame mooay was on i uesuay
last, inducted Archbishop of Can-
.c.t,u., B. .
looking fellows. " : L
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1 HO 111 31 VUlliil C33 UI I.IC 11UI iUCI II I .
Confederacy has been in session at
Alhnnv Inr soma lar. Th Pres.
ident was confined, on Tuesday
last, and safely delivered of twins.
She is unable,
present, to attend to the business of
nation. Several members of the
therefore; for the
Cabinet are near their lime; and the
Secretary of War in weaning her
baby. Congress is' therefore think
ing ol a recess, and of making's
pilgrimage to Pennsylvania, and vis
iting the graves of the illustrious
Mott. - -' "'
that I
"What is your age, miss," inqui
a gallant marshal of 'a young
lady about sixty,. in the
trict the other day.T "What's
you, Mr. Impertinence!" said the
one, drawing up and exhibiting
formidable ' chevaux ' de' frize of
broken teeth.' "It is a very nnpleas
aat question, but it must be asked.
What age shall I place you at? twen
ty, 1 should think." "Yes," said
old girl, completely mollified,
think I was twenty last spring"
the gratified damsel invited our
friend to take a ' glass of wine and
again before he left town. " -
Claims on Brazix.-A letter in the
New York Herald, from Kid Janeiro'
1 learn that Mr. Todd, pur minis
ter to this court, has, succeeded in his
negotiations for., the. payment ol a
bout $300,000 of claims oi -.Americans
against - the Brazilian govern
ment .The money is soon to.bq for
warded to Ihe United States. fi7 , -t
rO We clip the following, which is
going ihe rounds, from an exchange
paper., ihe individual referred to is
Mr. Sam'l Wiliston, of East Hamp-
ton, Mass. Tho circumstances as de-
tailed ' are substantially correct
From a poor boy he has become one
of the wealthiest citizens of Western
Massachusetts. The academy which
be built and endowed in his own town,
is second to none in' New England
He contributed $20,000 at one time
to Amherst College, and. the Mt.
Holyoke Female Seminary has been
m,uni?con"y remembered by turn.
nia J . I . . Wl
"",3lou specimen
01 man. "d, the sketch below is a
L.:.r . -ri:
ur,cl cco"" oi ms success:
What a Pmtdejtt Wife bid. A
fct (say the writer,) which I came
Mn porsession of two years ago, may
illustrate the character of the New
Englanders, and reveal the origin of
80,110 branches of their profitable bu
sioess. o. v was a son oi a
country clergyman, and was accus
lomed to laboring on a farm in sum-
mer and keeping school in the win
ter. He was moral, industrious and
frugal, and took a wife possessing
tne same qualities, together with a
shrewd propensity lor calculating th
cost of all articles of living. One day
her husband brought home the cloth
and trimmings for a new coat. The
w'e mcluirod the price of the buttons.
which she noticed were made of
cloth, "lasting," or more fully, "ever
lasting, covered on wooden button
moulds. She thought she could af-
Iora 88 goa a , button, made by
"and, tor less money. Ihe next day
like the true daughter of a Yankee,
she "tried the thing out." She
bought the cloth by the yard, and
mouias iy me dozen; and in a week
she had better buttons, at a less
price, in market. The thing would
PaJ' " , soon left farming
antl scnoo keemnp. boucht the cloth
- 1
which his wile cut into button covers.
and button moulds, hired the women
and girls of the neighboring towns to
I .1 I I I .1
mane mem up, anasoia tnem at great
proms. .: -r
Soon another entered into part
nership with him, and invented ma
chinery to do the work. Then the
plain lasting was changed to figured
velvet, and satin, and twist. Im
provement on improvement In" ma
cninery was made, till they equalled
,ne best English, or French, or Ger
man ouuons. E. v , now owns
UI,C 01 ino sweeiesi vuiages in me
Connecticut valley, and almost sup-
P,ie ,h8 United Slates with buttons
for rots and overcoats. He had en-
dowed an academy munificently; has
..tL....l l-l . -.I r t
cuninouiea hub a prince 10 me iunas
r a highly distinguished and useful
'emaie seminary, ana nas rescued a
n0D,e college from enbarrassment.
So much for the carefulness of a pru
dent wife, and so much for a disposi
,ion to earn an honest living in some
way, rather tharf thrive in idleness
the hard toil ol others.
pRI5c, Albert on Sir R. Peel.
prince MherU ,t a grand banquet
given bv the Mayor of London, nde
the followingremarks concerning the
uteSir Kobert Peel:
h' constitution of Sir Robert
Peel s mind was peculiarly that of a
. , , -.. , . .
" v
statesman, and of an English states
man. He was liberal from leelin
but conservative upon principle.
Whilst his impulse drove him to fos
. . . . ,
P"Sre. n.s sagacious m.na ana
Kieai experience suuwcu mill now
easily the whole machinery of a
State and of society is- deranged,
and how important, but how diffi
cult also, it is to. direct, its fur
ther development in accordance
with its fundamental principles,
like organic growth in, nature.. Il
was peculiar to him that in great
things as in small, all the difficulties
and objections occurred to him nrst
would anxiously, consider them.
pause,and warn against rash resolu-
lions, but havinz convinced himself
after long and careful investigation
that a step was not only right to be
taken, but of the necessity and duty
take it, all his caution and appa
rent timidity changed into courage
power of action, and at the same
time, readiness to make any person
al ..sacrifices which its execution
might demand. .
(ttrJohn R. Stockman, Esq., Mayor
the City of Natchez,iied in that city
the 1 Itb inst. The Courier says.
"No man In the community was more
generally respected and beloved than
the i deceased;, and his purity ofj
heart, courtesy of manners, and benevo
lence of character, fully entitled him to
the high esteem and confidence man-
a mtlve of. Pennsylvania, but hi
in-Natchez for the fast sixteen '
veara. He was elected Mayor In 1843, lars,
'retained the office br the popular
to the hour of his death.
I . Tat Ohio Ri iil--The Drnrrasi.
tin to improve the navigation of the
Ohio river . by damming op its wa-1
ters and constructing great reser-
'"t novel and bold onei but
novelty and boldness t are not pbjec-
uuus io great projects. .in. .mis coun
try, especia
v in the western- part
of it. Mr. Ellet, an engineer of rep
utation, has expressed the opinion
hat for a quarter of a million' of dol
lars he can secure a depth of" two
feet of water in the Ohio at all sea-
sons, and for half a million a depth I
of four feet. The plan itself looks
practicable; but we cannot think
that the estimate is high enough.
Yet, even if the cot will very great
ly exceed the calculations of the en
gineer, a work of such immense ad
vantage may well be undertaken.
if it be practicable. The attention
of the Western people once thor
oughly aroused to the subject will
not be withdrawn until the mode
ol accomplishing it has been agreed
upon. The change which such an
improvement would effect would be
second only to that effected by the
introduction of steam navigation.
And when it has been accomplish
ed, people will wonder that a work
of io great importance and bo sim
ple was so long delayed.
The enormous trade of the Wm. I
tern waters is annually swelling the
industrial statistics ol the country.
Every year adds new millions to its
value, and increases the demand for
every practicable improvement for
its security and for the facility ol
carrying it on. The wealth which
is constant v borne on th WM!rn
riveis is almost beyond calculation;
and every year this immense trade
is impeded, and this vust wAnlth i
jeoparded, by the falling of the Wa-
ters. whose wasted tides if tpti
back in the season ol freshets, would
suffice to hold afloat at all times
whole of the great inland na-
vies which ride upon them. Steam-
boats have been constructed of such I
surprisingly light draught that it has
ucen sjiu uiai mev wouia noai i
-K 'l:..t.j
iii V v VI IUC1C no HUIOUUmiJlMJ.Ii
and manv of them keen off the Ground
in almost averv stare, nf th watr.
Cut these are of coursa ahl tn trn.
port but little freight, and that of
light character; and passengers can
travel on tnem with very
comfort. Providence Journal.
Harnum's First Operation.
P. T. Barnurn, of the "New York
Museum, and now the Protege of
Jenny Land, is the greatest profes-
sional showman in the world, and
certainly the most successful money
making man at this time in Amer- is
ica. Whatever he touches literally
turns to gold. His lease of Tom
Thumb, his tour through Europe,
entrance to Queen's palaces and
entertainments to crowned heads. I
was thought the chief de autre of '
showman; but his late engagement
and consequent succuss with Jenny,
throws the Tom Thumb feat into the
shade. .He cleared half a million to
with Tom; he will clear a million
and a half with Jenny; and stilt his
Museum, clearing from $300 to $500
per day, is his main dependence for
wealth. - -
"e proceeas oi me wnole ope
resided ration amounted Xojioe thousand dol
and this was the beginning of
Barnum's success and his subsequent.
His "first oreration. however.
' !..
exhibits best the genius of the man.
Most C eve anders w remember a u"
few venrs aim a small drove nf Rnffa.
loes passed through this citv on their
way east to be exhibited, but the
owner being no showman could not
pay expenses wun tnem, and when -.
got to Utica they were seized I
sold at Constables sale 16'. pay the
uwuw a uou. , uarnum, near- and
ot this, lost no time In buying
uuna.oes, gelling them cheap,
toon them to Hoboken, " where
hired them kepi, saying nothing of
nobody. ... v
He next went lo all the ferrymen jU9t
the river and asked about what
their daily receipts were. Ascer-
taining that, he proposed to charier
v.;r a-rot. . Amv na..
IIIWII 0W I lVa 1 Ultgw MMJ f avaaj-i
them a slight increase above or-
Hnan.nranlf -. Ttk -h a thW AO. I
sented, and ha bound the bargain by out
advancing a portion oi the pay.
Next appeared barn-door bills in fla- lady
ming capitals all over xvew York,
on such a day there would be a
Grand Buffalo Chase at Hoboken.
Eighteen live Buffaloes, fresh fiom
Prairies, and wild Indians moun
on native chargers to chase them.
Arc, all to be teen free eratis
for nothing. New York turn-
out as It never had done before.
ferry boats ron from early light
2 o'clock the next morning loaded
their' guards with passengers.
Harnum's First Operation. Geo. Thompson, the English Abolitionist.
.'This-noted -British Abolition
tor yfeited this country some twelve
years ago, nd made tome noise. He
"gain among us, and bit reception
m iioston has teen reported by tele
Just before he left London.tn even,
ing party was given him at the Lon
don Taverrf, and he was announced
as "about to proceed on a vroTeaionnl
tour of lecturing to tie United Slates.1'
At this evening, party, Thnmnr.n
made a speech, and described Wif
nam r loyd Oarnson as a "glorious
being," and denounced the Libe
ria Colonization scheme was going
out to agitate while the iron .was
hot to aggravate the beau pro
duced by the Fugitive Slave Law.
Ho introduced a mulatto fugitive
slave lo the meeting, who made a
speech, telling , them that "Dan
iel Webster was to be regarded as
the worst enemy of man from He
rod down to Haynau." This is the
Apostle of Liberty who proposes
to make a professional tour through
the United States. The "British
Banner," in noticing Thompson's de
parture and speech, say s: Cir. Gat.
We cannot but regret that our el
oquent countryman, Mr. Thompson,
mo memoer ior a great metropolitan
constituency, should utter such lan
Sua? 89 ne has done on the eve of
,e,v,n? h" country; and further.
th,t be 8nou'd repair to the New
Vorld .to ""'hit himself, giving the
ai( fnis talents, and to some extent.
lenaing "ie lustre of his country lo
u """meuance oi a system so
'raugni witn impiety, and with tha
e'ements of destruction, disorder and
un've"al disorganization. Let our
American brethren, then, under.
sland'u!at "Thompson represents
mmseu max ne bears with
nirn the 8anct'on and the impress of
o great puoitc class, either of Chrls
the tians, of philanthropists, or of politi-
c,aHS ,n ia,s country.
the above head, th
v,., v t. v . r.i. m...
w.aF,ds.mi lUOJOWlBSl
il .
uas ne ioi io w ing
That the "Hon." George Thomn
on, a British Member of Parliament.
nas Deen sent to this country just
now "m,a ,n8 present agitation, ia
on,8r " possible, to break up the
Union, and separate the cotton-
growing from the manufacturing
pnmmfrci.il RiiIm mJ !,. L
.kj ' -Z- V r C- ,
the recipient for his rvif. nr
large sums of British Gold. w h
not a doubt. It is of tha hiwhMt Sm.
portance to some 'interests in Great
Britain to separate the Soulh, which
grows cotton, fro u the North, which
rivalling British manufacturers la
working it up into cloths; and that
this Thompson is the feed agent of
these interests, receiving and disburi.
ing their cold, we believe as confi-
dent! v as we believe In our THtfm.
Some years ago we stated, and we
proved it in the columns of this 1ur-
nal that the British Abolitionists
were sending large sums of mnnev
this connlrv: that thv t?rnnrtt
Abolition papers, and Abolition T-
turers.and printed Abolition speeches
and wo have no doubt that since
that lime these contributions have
been freely kept up. - Indeed, we are
sure the matter could be authori-
I I- .. . . -
tativeiy lerretea out, that it could
ueuionsii.ou mm uig immense
circulation which was given in this
country to some of the Abolitioa
speeches, made in the last Congress
was PaiJ ,or DY oritisn gold.
Mas. Partiitoto.i's Omhioh or
Ethiopians. Y. I AiA nn tr. v,...
Ethiopium Suranagers; yes I did,
1 don't keer il . JJeacon Blathers
Joes hear oflt. I'd rather hi.r
blessed martingales than a dozen of
Deacon Blathers' old sarmints .Ona
'em sung out what my poor Paul
USed to like in the salt cellar voice.
,!k babys whistle and musical
snuff-bor together. una o: 'em
hook his lingers together and they
"inert pipe-stems, out what I
liked tbe mostest oi. alL was tha
'ft 1 I
beaut,ful m"s,c of according line,
uou.iwuo llio niUSIC TO lea
of It I could have got up and
o..Su. ahu me oia
got up and really shook herself
Th Way to Pcix ToRHips -The
Yankee grasps tbe root .by its top
pulls it with his hand, and cut?
the top with the knife. The
Englishman" sharpens his hoe. and
passing alonjr. cuts, with a sincla
stroke, the tops of the turnip; then,
the jame Implement strikes un
it so as to cut off the top root.
brings it out of the earth.' Ia
catting off tbe top? he guides bis hoe
as to throw them into a row; and
digging, be guidos it so as to throw
roots in another. He will dig the
about four times as fast as a.
Yankee with his pulling and knife.

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