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THE TELECUlPfli
fOBLtSHED ITBSI TUESDAY ' KOMIRl, T
'a., Thomson. .
,.,;,'.lTERM3pPSU9SCIlIPTIdfri. t
T , One Dollar una Tlttf Cents, ;
Jfpaid in advance, , i
Two Dollars within the year i
If hot paid until after the expiration of the feii
two vouare ana iy venis
will bt Charged.1' t .- .r ;
: CTNo Pper wilt b discontinued until all ar-
reuagesare paid, exoept at the option of tM pub
1 ahers. '
CPA 11 eomrahn! cations on the business Of the.
floe mut be postpaid to leenio attention.
JTTb Clubs' of ten n more, the paper Will
raished, at a liberal reduction in price. " j
f pijjFiciAL binECTonr. j
Repreentatio in Congress (1Kb DiatrioO.
WOO. V. B, MOaTON, ui uieiga uuumjr.
' Senator- 5tata Legislature Cuaomcit 1 Q.
Btwur, bf Lawrence county. A- ' 'i - !
Reyratetttatire-AbraiD Thomson. ,
COURT AND COUNTY orriccRt. , ,
Judge of the Court of Common Pleas. Hon.
Amion N4i, Gallipolis.-' 5 -'S !-.
"Judge of Probate ConrD-vA; MeaaaL.j ' ri
t. iClork ol Csmnjoft Pleas CotuUwRooNEi Dow-
tii,.; irl --h ''w'i -'jr' t r-'. .:
BhenlT. Jostrn V. Smith.
Prosecuting Attorney. N. Simmon. 1 . ', '
' County Auditor. H. H. SvTallow. '
County.Treuurer.-r-0 Biancn. : , rf, c;
County RwQrdei-g, 8. Painn. .
County 1 Commissioners. WfttiAM Leoli,
alenft Mjm QoTHW.Qtange TOf. Smith,
Sutton.
County Common School Examiners. Rev. R.
Wilkinson Qsoaat B: GaoW, A. A. Kein. '
. towmrii opnosaa AUsauar! ,. ,
. Trustees. Amos Dunham,Thomas; Radford, A.
A, Bariow.. i. , , , , ,
"ClerX.-i-Hosmet Branch.' . ' . - -Treasuret.'-O.1
Branch, etofllcio. v ;, - p
'Jaiticea of the Ptace-S. S. Paine, . A. M.
rln. F.lillh J on 01. i, . .
Constables. Randall Stivers, Oren Jones, J W
, Assessor S. Bradbury. s
-n 'j ?.- ooaoaATioN orneias roviaor. H.
. Mayor Randal Stivers. -t .
. Reeorder L S. Nye. , ' ' . . ' .
Trustees tl. S, Horton, A. Murdock, rf. 6.
Bmith, Wni. H. Remington, J. 0. Cartwright.
i Treasurer 0. Branch, ex offiicio.
Marshal Oaylord Lyman, , ... ., .; . s
F0STMAST1RS. ,,
Pomeroy-ied. Lee. ' ' '' '
Middlepert D. Pangbnrn. ' .
Raoine P. M. Petrel.
Letartsville Geo. L. Piper. -,
besterWm. Mitchell. x V , .
:r': " c ii u ncn E 8. '
Presbyterian. Rev. R. Wilkinson, Pastor,
Services every Sabbath morning, 101 o'clock.
Every Sabbath afternoon, at 9 o'clock, at the
new Brick School-house in Middlenort.'
, Methodist Episcopal.--Rey. S. 0. Frampton,
Pastor.-' bervices at Wesley unapei, Pomeroy,
and Heath Chapel, Sheffield, on alternate Sab
baths, at lOt o'olock, A. M., and 7 P M and at
the lower Church, pomeroy, at I o'clock, P. Id,
every Sabbath.' . .
' Protestant Episcopal No services at present.
,; New Jerusalem Noiefvices.
German Methodist Rev. J. Pfetzing, Pastor.
Services every Sabbath morning, at 10 o'clock.
, . German Lutheran Rev. P. Heid, Pastor.
cervices every sabbath morning. '
' German Evangelical Presbyterian (oh Linn
atreet). Rev. L. Theiss, Pastor; Services every
aooatii morning, at 1U o'clock.
German Presbyterian (on Plum street). Rev.
Pastor. Services every Sabbath morn
'g, at tO o'clock."
- Roman Catholitv-2-Rev. John Albrinck, Priest
BerviceseverySaubatli morning, ' t
.i, Welsh. Bnptlsb.Pler Lloyd, Pastor. Services
every Sabbath, it 10 o'clock, A M.'and 6 PM.
'' WelshPresbyterlan (New School). Rev. John
H. Jones,' Pastor. Services every Sabbath at 10
yloek A Mr and P M.- - -
Welsh . Presbyterian (Old School). John T.
Williams, Pastor. Services every Sabbath, at 10
o'clock A M, and 6PM.- ',
"'rjf.v, OCIETIES. ' :
" Masons. Pomeroy Lodge, No., 164. Stated
Meetings, the Monday evening on or before the
.nil moon in each month. Hall in Edwards'
I uilding, Front St. M. Roswottb, W. M.i R. H.
fiartlettBecY ": ' -' ' ' . ! !
Ii O. 0. F. Naomi Lodge1, No. 117. Meets
every Friday evening. Hall InCrawford'sbulld
g. HBKtlett, fy,Ji4 8enneJsLjriliam,.
'afefit -."ir '.
' Minerat Lodge.'No. W. 1 Ifeels every Tues
dayevening, in Stivers' building, corner of Front
and Court sis.- Washington Stivers, N.G.i J as.
t'rosbie, R. 8. -,y , v . , ,,v (.. .r
Virginia Encampment, No. 63, 1. 0. O.F.
Meets in Stivers' building on the 1st and 3d
Wednesday evenings in each month. CV A. Bar"-
I. iw, C P. ; iA. Thomson, Serine. " 1 - -! .!
. Sons o TciiraANcc.Welfare Division, No.
06. Meets every Saturday evening, i Hall ifl
llivers' building. f Geo. Miaick, W. . P.j t A.
Thornton, R. 8. "v 1 '"' " ' - .
Salisbary Division; No.'2W Meets 6n Satnt
iay evenings.'; Hall in Rice's building, Middle-
rit. w. p, , r s. : . ,
New Lima Division No. 604. Meets every
Saturday evening. Hall In H. Holt's reed bulld
og, in New Limai; - W.- P.j
R. 8. 'M f-vt.. .-.'...-f i.. ,-
.uusiKess di hect or y
PROFESSIONALS-LAWYERS.
lno. mrijf. . . . ' T. A. HANTS,
JRVIN 4 PLANTS, Attorneys at Law, Pome
royrO ' nov20tf.
P II Y S I 0 1 A K 8 J i
TR. S. G. MENZIES. Offioe, Third-Street,
I between Walnut andVine, Cincinnati, 0
fin apecial attention, taDiaeasea. of .Women.
Jf 9, 1853 tf V . ; ; ....;
B ANKERS. : .
ANIEL k. RATH BURN,
Bankers, Front
Jv206m street, Pometoy, 0. ' .
LNSUUAMCil COMPANIES.
TNA INSURANCE COMPANY, of Hart
ford. Connecticut. O, BRANCH, Agent,
tt atreot, rnruoioy. . fan 80
TDRY C00D3, CLOTIIINO, 4o .
iW;
'ASHilsuTON STIVERS, Dealer in Diy
Goods, Groceries, Hardware. Ao. Corner
l Front and Court streets, Pomeror.
i . hoxtu xwii.oiviv AJeaier in xancy ana
Staple Dry Goods, Groceries, Hardware,
Kiols and Shoes,' Ao. Front street, three doors
fctdow Court, Pomeroy, O. " ' dec25.
,11. VII ' . . ril J
o
BRANCH A CO., Dealers in Dry Goods,
est aid of Court-street, ihree doors above the
a viiucenes,' niiuwin. wuncinwuo, o.,
sjorner of Front, Pomeroy, O. )an30
JTi ,W. COOPKR A CO.. Dealers ia Dry
T Goods, Groceries, Hardware, Ac. Corner
oTFiont and First street, Middleport, opposite
t.oaipoTt bait uompanya Landing. August H,
TVUN CAM SLOAN, Dealer in Grooeries,
YJ Clothing, Hats, Caps, Shoes, Ac. Coal port
ILanding. . . beptember 18, J85S.
:T , STIVERS.. Manufacturer of and Deal
,.VV r in every description of Clothing.
'Comer ot Front and Court streets, Pomeroy, 0.
The best workmen constantly employed. Cloths,
Cassimeret, and vestmgs kept always on hand
n . . . . ll ! - , . 111 .
'fane and lonaog riiion recciTgn momniy.
CA11INET FURNITURE '
TX GAiCii&L, Cubinet-ruaker, and Dealer
' A V in all kinds of Furniture, Float St., above
tCamt. Poifterov. O ' ' - '-' '' oec2tr.
TpAINTd,' OILS,' Ac.
1 J, Patent Medicines, rmU,Ciui, vyes&ui,
Frons Street, few 4oori above Court,
Jmwmr. Ohio. ' 1pC25.
'')
xl Avii4 MOFkTON.onSusar Run, Poiue-
1 toyi have their. Planing Machine in good
County Surveyor, Jqhn C Golden. Psgetown,
fclpio township;'?; Vr'.'. i 1 ' 'j '
T -CouiitV CoroncV-i-MA-Vv; oiuns;
rjoardme, a. aepiconsianu
,,,..... . v..a ,n
9 per Annum.
TJY A. THOMSOSl'
BAKERS AND ."CONFteCTIONERS!-,
GbUKUhl UUSbiOiv, naaeranauonievuuuei,
Front street, feWduors above Court, and
i - i i . ti.tf Di.iHA.nii t Ky
one uodx ueiuw xiuici. , uiumvji v. ...
f , C0rPEllMt1liN'G.: ; "
Ci; L.? THRUSH.' CoDDersmith.' below ome
tot Salt Furnace, Pomeroy, 0. . All kmds
of Copper' work for Salt Furnaces, Steamboat,
etc executed to order. mw.i
BLAOK8MtWya7,Vln
T" n HHPHRRV. RlAftVsmith. Mulbeirt-St..
. annoaitn the 'Court-house. Pomeroy, O.i
Job Work, of all kindsrJ hofM-ahoaing; AoJ ex
ecuted with neatness and dnpatcn.7 : an i '
j- cnnnK rtivf.Hr. Biaeksmith.; MulberrT,
I T atreeti opnosite Cottrt-housej , Keeps eon-J
stantly on band and ior saie, jPne, vw, vnrec,
and foui-horse wagons. , Job Work of all kinds
executed to order. B' ajan 0j
PAINTERS AND.GLAZliiBS.
rivL LYMAN. 'Painter and.Glaxter, west side
V rCourt street, fourth door above ConrJ
Pometoy, Q.J ' ' 7
sXddle and harness makers,
T B. HAMPTON it ' CO. Saddle and Harness
v, manuiaciurers, rroni street,, nva udois uo
low Court, Pomeroy, 0.
TAMES WRIGHT, Saddle and Harness Maker,
Shop; over Blaxk and. Rathburn'a store, in
Rutland, 0. :
BOOTS AND SHOES. ,
T- WHITESIDES, Manufeoturer of Boots and
Shoes, Front street, under Telegraph prin
ting office. The. best of wort, for Ladies and
Gentlemen, made to order.- " i ,'
TANNERS & CURRIERS.
EORGE. McQUIGG, dt CO., Tanners and
Curriers, Butternut street, (en Sugar Rnn)
Pomeroy, 0.' . : , .' : ,
WAGON MAKING.
OHN W. HARWOOD, Caniage maker, lower
' nart of MiddletwrU 0.- CarriSKCS, ahd Wag
ons of all kinds made to order ot repaired ott the
shortest notice. House painting, -wazing, paper
hanging, &c . executed lit the beat style. Jel9.
HA P. CnOSDIB, wagon-makers, Mulberry
street, Pomeroy, 0., over F. E. Humphrey's
shop. Having had lone experience ;n the busi
ness, they are enabled to execute, in a neat and
substantial manner, all orders for wagons, bug'
gies, carriages, Ac, oh short notioe, and at reas
onable terms. -1 "i- t " ..
.MANUFACTURES.
POMERQY ROLLING i MILL COMPANY,
Front Street, Pomeroy, Ohid, Have con
stantly on hand and mae to order, merchant's
Iron of all sites. Orders solioted, and ptomptly
executed. WM. JENNINGS, Supt. ...
L. F. POTTER, Agent, Cincinnati, Ohid.
June 3, 1856. ' '
tOALPORT SALT COMPANY., Office in
J Cooner'a Buildine. CoalDort.- 0. Salt for
Country trade retail, Thitt-Fivi and Foatr
Uent8 perbushel. i 1 ' - juneo
HOTELS.
TT S. HOTEL, ANDSTAGE OFFICE, four
) doors below the- Rolling Mill, Pomeroy,
Meigs eounty, .Ohio. M, A. WEBSTER, Pro-
: STOVES, TINWARE &o. ;h' i
J. PR ALL, Manufacturer of Tinware, and
Dealer ia every variety. of; Stoves, etc,
opposite the Court-house, Pomeroy.
MILLS. .
STEAM SAW MILL, Front street, Pomeroy,
nesr Karr's Run. Nial R. Nye, Proprietor.
Lumber sawed to order on short notice. - Plas
tering lath constantly on hand for sale,
Junes, 1B65.
, , 1 1 , , 'J
Pro-Siatery
Cruelties In Kansas.
We lake the following from Col, Lane's
speech at Indianapolis, as reported by the
journals of that city. . All these atrocities
vere winked at by President Pierce ana the
officers of the .General . Governmenw and
there was no ordering out of the Uv S. army
to arrest- the ffiofaefers, and, no enort made
to brinir them to Dunishment. But new
oiieriu iiuui's is wumiueu nu iwoto is nou
eriainty by whofr it was done, but there
being fl surmise that ft was dofle by some
rreesoiler. the whole power or tna general
Government there is directed to arrest, the
supposed perpetrators. This is a specimen
ot the"cven-Qanded justice ' . he adminis
tration deals out on the SUvety dispute.-
nere ia ino rairaci ironi vui. Ajaiiei
He then mentioned some of , the oiuelties
practiced oppn (he free Sta(e rrieh by the
Border ,. Ruffians. Tarring sod feathering
men, especially preachers, ho said, seemed
to be a common snrtusement. He raw the
preacher who bad been tarred, feathered
and aenl down the Missouri river. Of ail
disgusting exhibitions a man with a coat of
tar and feathers was the worst.' He 'bad
seer) it once and he never wanted to see It
again. A man was deformed out of all
human shape. , To see a human being
rolling in a mass devoid. even of the ap-.
pearance of humanity, was terrible, cut to
that odioua disgusting torture a preacher of
the gospel was subjected,' becao.se he bad
said he was for making Kansas a free State.
After this "coat" bad been spread Of or him,
be was placed tioon a raft, two Iocs heid
together by clop boar Js, and with a pelce oi
bacon and corn bread, waa started down the
Missouri the most rapid and dangerous
stream In the world. Such waa the treat
ment of free State preacheis. Collins was
murdered. . L-ollins bad acted wnn rum on
the committee on Platforms, at the Conven
tion in Kansas. He was s gallant and noble
man. Ha bad been murdered.' It was laid
that Laughlin ahot him In a street fight, but
that was false. ; Ho was killed by a shot gun
and by another person.. Dow had been
murdered.", Coleman killed him while he
was on the road homo from a blacksmith
shop. : Here Col. La no narrated the story
of few's death as it was related by our
correspondents at tho time. ' ,, ' . , '
Barber bad been killed cruelly and in
cold blood.. He was an excellent Inoffensive
malt; another had been killed, murdered by
Clark, the Indian agent, during the troubles
at Lawrnce, and Clark . had gone to the
Missourlan'a: camp end. boasted that he
saw the dust ' fly oul of tho abolitlonisi'i
clothes when the ball hit.",1 J ' , ' '
"Brown had been most foully murdered
lie was a brave man, who c'ouM whip the
tuCans, and had done It. two to. one. He
wes fjoing home with ethers Id a wagon, one
day, hot less e?o,, ,wh?!t was met oy
some eighteen Missoutiansj they stopped
the way. , lie told them, to let .him piss
and aa' thev didn't feel atroniz enoucb to
ficht him with even two m one, they let him
pass. Later he toflt another, company of
seventy Mifsourlans..., They .also, atoppsd
Hwi.iit tf r,..ii,.)ft, bm h cpmpanf was i
.... .-'-iMi-' -.- .: ,r . .'.',1 ,,. i . ;. . ?
QlfEC 0 UMTB t(f'itB'f,CONr lipti-TtOX-L,
. 4 .1 .
'k!,1
strong enough to ,tata( hlmi "" They did Ii,
but wiiK the strongest ' assurances, that he
should not be bun ' How were those prom
ises kept? Worse than among barbarians
He was taken to a cabin; through the cracks
of which could' pe seen whttt was going on
outside:' He was told that be hiusf die. -He
sked for a change Tor his' Ilfo. He begged
them to let him fight any two of. ihern for
his life,1 with 'any weapons they' pleased,
pls,tols knives or, guns."-. No, they 'would
give no chance. ' A halter was put tbbnd
his neck, and be was led to the door? The
limb was ready. But when he had reached,
(he door, they set upon him, thus bodnd ss
he was, and thus assumed that he should be
'--L. . i J! I. til tt-' J- 1 ,.t.
roieweu,, ana cut uim an to , pieces wnn
iitchet. ' They kicked that mangled body
to bis wagon, more than one hundred yards.
They threw it into the waeon. and kicked It
alio it was' thrown1 in.' They drove it to
his house, and the first intimation that his
wtfo had of hia fate, was seeing his mangled
Corpse pitched Into the houie. so that his
blood spattered her dress. ! ehe was ah ex
cellent and interesting woman, one of as
good as . ever.. Jived., v she, was made
maniac by that awfuf sight. ; 4 '
Such were the sufferings of the Fteemen
of Kansas. . I ask' said he, If we' did ' rot
need protection as much as did Arkansas or
Michigan. ' Ytu "old .liners," 1 aik If we
do not need it more than Texas didt ' Shall
not Kansas be protected! (Cries of yes,
yes.) ' Then aive her your sjmpathy, apeak
out at the election and yoll Can protect ber.
tuoua appiause.;
Fresh Fralu la llertnetlcally Settled
Public attention was vefv tenerallv called
to this- subject last year by Atinvs, Bout
bam At Co,, of Philadelphia, manufacturers
of "Arthur's Patent Self-Sealing Cans and
Jars," arid large numbers of fa'miliea all
over the country were Induced to try exper
iments, not only with Arthur's ' Cans, bat
with a variety of other cans offered to their
notice. Arthur's Can, which is the simplest
in construction ' and the easiest to uso, Is
moreover the only one that ire have ever
seen, with a aioele exception, that Is con
structed on rlgbi scientific principles. In
the exception referred to, the can itself Is In
ill respects 1ms desirable, and : few would
have any hesitation In choosing between
them. Arthur's cart Is entirely open at the
top, with achaanel around the mouth j filled
with cement. It Is sealed by heating' the
lid and pressing ii into this cement, which
Is done In a moment. The cement Is In
the channel wheo the can Is sold. The
cans sustain no injury in opening, and may
be used yeat after year. They are made of
unr and also ot fire-proof eariern ware.
v.We have Hhus particularly referred to ibis
can that our readers may know how (o dis
tingtiish it from all others..- It is, without
doubt, the best yet offered to ym public, and
In an article of this kind only the-best should
be taken. - We have used them ourselves,
and know their quality,. So have scores of
our friends. Mr. Godey, of the Lady's
Book, good authority, as eveiy one knows,
thus speaks on tho subject! ' ''
There was a Variety of Self-Sealing
Cans offered ,io the public. last year, and
there will, in alb probability, bo a greater
number (during the coming season. Not
one that we have seen beats any comparison,
in our estimation, with 'Arthur's;' andur
advice to all is, to try oo other can or jar
next .year7. This ono will certainly keep
fruit precisely in the condition In which it
is sealed up , is simple In construction, and
easy of use. and cannot we believe, be equal;
i t, it i t . A.
'ou'i" 7
for thtf porpoBe of keeping fruit In a fresh
condition by hermetically sealing." '
Fruits put up In hermetically sealed ves
sels are, as all who have osed them know,
In every res"peci .superior to those put in the
old fashioned wav. ' The process Is,' more
over, easier and cheaper.- No housekeoper
who has onCe tried the new method, will
ever go bick io the dd ,
Vy e hate presented this matter n tittle
prominently because It is one 1n which al
most every body has an Interest. ; In call
ing attention to so admirable an invention,
we but serve the common good. Philadel
phia Merchant. , , , ,.v!.
Th Purchase of Washlnfeidri's
Farm The Other Side.
The moat cruel humbug ever attempted,-)
to wheedle a gonerous people out of their
money is the appeal for the purchase of
Washington's farm. If we were to buy It,
what on . earth ahould we do lit " Aa aad as
he dilapidation is now, under the gross peg
ect of Its sordid owner, ii would be even
worsowhen owned by the nation;
' We starii secorid to none in reverence for
the sainted Washington, and (or his mortal
remains wa would pay tho price bis unwor
thy descendant may demand; but the aale of
tho sacred relics must bo made, as such; and
the memory of bis , bargain must eyer at
tach to bis naffle..
For the farm we bate tta reverence and
no desire. In this we follow the example
of the ftf r. Washington, who (Hereupon lives
and makes desolate the halls of his ances'
tors. We have visited Mount Vernon and
wa cah assure our readers' that, br reituiU
ous exhaustion, It ts reduced to , almost i
barren wilderness. The very tomb of
Washington a mean structure of brick,-with
open vertical grating, is In shameful neglect
and rulrr. ,,' "'..".'" . , ' v
If the nearest of tin thus express their
want of appreciation for these ihings, now
can the demand more respect of the public
The marble sarcophagi of .Washington and
his wife, the roople of America would glad
ly rescue from neglect) and over them would
build a costly monument, becnttlng an rm
mortal , hero whose superior history has not
recorded. But we should not place such a
structure where no man seeth. in the wilds
of Mount Vernon. , The piece moat easy of
anopia. most central and attractive to the
daily multitude, is the spot wheie grateful
remcmbtance should be Invoked of men
, . The lands of Mount Vernon, it should be
known, do not .exceed In market , value.
whbn in order, ten dollars per acre. : Mr.
Dogenorate Washington demands for his,
when worn out, a thousand! :' 4
POMEROY, .Ti ISDAY; i JUNE J,:i850.
' 'Should (he pure!;:,
fog results ; ar; safu
hent iMOClailort of I
the land, topayyeft!
t .lst Fat salaries to
can be crowded Jnt t.
tSO.tJOO per arinom
be made,Hhe follow
iphocy:. JC perma4
iig Corarnlnees over
oreveras loiiowst ,
i many officials as
cortalnly less than
onifmejati pf wllfch
t of Congress.' Of
One-fourth . psrt
ire; the balance to
f tnrgs consciences,
vould, by reason of
nihetlo appeal lor
f-"Ti - tumb
i per Coil-
',4d,' ;A mflll6n for It
hkn would be bored c
this rqillion. not excec
would go into the sin
the lucky jobbers' men
, 3d, he monume;
flimsy construction, p
$100,000 annually, tu
ling Into the duei--of
turn might be expended
balance adhering t j Lrgs cousdeuces
aforesaid.' , A '. . ?-';'"!t?? '
"4th. ' -The) fitrrn' I would he a shame tp'
leave it as bow. ' A coi 'y fence, high man
uring, several book farr jrs, etc.. Would be
necessary to keep op its character. The
descendants of 111 We llington's slaves ft
would be considered In 'ispensable to keep,
to preserve the character of , the surround-inga."-Moie
money for all this.
6th.' . Afterjt was all finished js'y.lrt ten
years, possible some Inducements must' Le
offered to go there, for it Is about this most
out of the way pUca Imaginable. A gov
ernment or an association steamboat, for
this purpose, would ; be urged, and' more
money, of course, i f . , . " , '
flih. Notwithstanding all those care ts.
kers( and all this expenditure, the whole
would go Ifcto such, shameful neglect and di
lapidation, as to be 1 standing reproach to
the American people forever!
. We have, had enoojh Of the want to sell
at a big price side of the story. . It is due to
common sense ;and sheer 'Justice, that at
lesst one journal should chionlcle the other
aide of thia deceptive picture. You have It
now! and you may contemplate It at your
leisurel and when the book Is handed
sround, maybe youU subscribe. PAiade'
phia Journal. r ! " !'
Pbesidemtiai. Electioii. For the benefit
of those of our readers who are anxious to
be figuring up Presidential victories or da
feata, we lay before them the table ol the
electoral totes of the several States. Let it
be remembered that 149 votes are necessary
to a choice, the total number of votes in the
Electoral College being 2&Gr
Virginia.
is
Maryland .
, 8
35
13
13
.s,
: -4i
: 6,
9
Illinois a
IS. Carolina
Tennessee .
Alabama .
li
10
W
9
4
New. York
Massachusetts
Ohio
Vermont ; 4
Arkansas .
Texas r
Maine: -vsV, ii. "f LConneciicut i
Georgia
Delaware ,
Inoiana
Pennsylvania
Louisiana
13
Florida
27 Mowa
6
7
7
6
12
4
Michigan
Mississippi
Missouri
N. Hampshire .
Rhode Island ; :
South Carolina
New Jersey
Wisconsin
4
Kentucky
8
California
Total
296
A GalitD FabcS Joltit ' Boll Maxiwo
am Asa or' HintsiLF.-We clio the follow
ing ludrlcrous description of proclaiming
peace fn London, Irom the- correspondence
or the Philadelphia Buiietint ' L. -
The proclamation of the peace ia London
has ' afforded a ludrlcous ; example of the
"feudal," Government collected all the bea
dles of the great -metropolis, and sent them
in procession, along with the heralds, in
their absurd frippery, to ' demand entrance
Into the city ol London' A detachment of
life guards escottod the procession, which
was realiyjn no danger, excepting that of
being extinguished In the derisive laughter
of the spectators. ' Slowly, the procession
wound along the moll crowded thorough
fare, tho Strand,- until It arrived at Temple
bar, at which archway London, proper is
supposed to begin. Here the heralds found
the 1 gate shut, and being under tna impres
sion that London ia a walled city, they blew
a blast on the bugle and requested to speak
with tho Warder. That functionary having
been dead some five hundred years, the cor
poration clerk took his place and deman
ded, "who goea there!" Receiving I sat
isfactory reply to this momentous' question,
the bolt was withdrawn, and one of the her
aide- was permitted to enter the supposed
fortress, and was escorted before Lord May
or Salomons. That respectable Israelite
satisfied himself that the man's mission-was
peaceable, and gave permission for the Royal
Proclamation to be readwhich wa accordingly-done,
and all th "Bumbles returned
to their homes, followed by the "hoorabl''
of small boys. This mummery may1 be
worthy of the solemnisation of a great na
tion's peace, but your correspondent regrets
not having beers able rO see anything in It
but the height of absurdity. r ; '
How to Sati tbx Umqn. Let the sen
sitive gentlemen North who talk of ''Na
tionality" in connexion with the Slave
Power, and who are vry sensitive about
"letting the Union 'slide'-Jwho. in short,
Would prefer to bet ruled by an Oligarchy
rather than by - Republicanism.-1-"read the
following from the (S. C.) Standard, and
learn how to prolong the Union: ., .
L "We believe the Union will bo tmpora-
titj prolonged by the Introduction of alavery
Into Kansas, but, wa beiiswe. it might be ex
tended to an indefinite!) dMani parted by
the measures we propose -the restoration
of the slave trade. I With the certainty ol
L.l f, -f li.i I .
turmr.g ids pBiania 01 puuirvai . purer, two
would, have little motive for dissolution;
Mile tAst ttaiUiltf a id rrpaie , ia tit North
from ihs predominance qf the elate potter
in the gotemmeta, would-counter, balance
any Inclination they might have to leave
us,
'-:Vli-.l " ' . It '. 1 '"" .'!' "
Tna Popb Auxmbq fob his TsMroftAU
ties. A letter from Rome dated April 21th,
says hatu jjjo high, ecclesiastical circles, of
Rome are panlo atruck at the Sardinian pro
gramme of Jtalian rofor:n, and irritated with
the strong language made use of respecting
the maladministrations of the Pops s govern'
ONE i DESTX.N IV
memVTThe sudderr depanure forTrls.' of
Monsignor persdi, Under Secretary ot otato
for foreign affairs, Is . ettributed t6 the con
sternation of the Court, at the bare mention
of si question of such .vhaj importance as a
limit to jhe ' Pope's 'temporal sovereignly,
and.'the .consequent desire :to' havs'i ttege-;
tlator bf sagacity-' and ' deVotedhess, n' ,ne
spot, to assist the Nuncio ! A his remonstran
ces, and counteract the suggestions of the
PlenlDoiemia'rles. : ;"-'.
' ! A wtter from' 'Turin,.5 of April 26, states
that the "rumors of the manly attitude as-
sorned In the Congress by Count Cavour
rumors wbicn the espotto ftaiian govern-
rnem,'noiwI;!i3:nhdin3 all their efforts, hare
littbavo produced Co inmensa aeuauiion
all over Italy. -' subscriptions for a teaumo
olat te Count Tavotir are set ori foot in aer
jeral towns, find In Rome, Bologna and Flor
ence many of the leading .-families are at
the head of the movement ., .. r
a ' . ' . .....-
i AbvbaTisiMO. Ooea It pay the advertiser
to advertise liberally? Some people think
so; indeed, foots to, else why do they pay
so large sums lo newspapers for advertising
This paragraph Is in point: - -; "
' "The advertising' columns of the London
Times are estimated to yield lbs establish
mem the enormous sum 01 os.wu.uuu per
annum. One firm alone pays the 1 tmes as
high as 1160,000 a year for advertising, and
there are several business establishments
that, pay it over 950,000 a year for adver
lising alone." :...
jyestr action of Lawrence .
St. Lquis, May 26. The steamer Mor
nlncr Star from Missouri river vesterdav,
brought an extra from the Lexington (Mo.j
hxpress office, which says that Lawrence
wee destioyed on -Wednesday last. - The
United States Marshal with from five hun
dred 10 seven hundred men entered the town
and made arrest of all he had writs for.
He then turned his horse over to Sheriff
Jones who had some arrests made whett the
people resisted and fired on his party. Jones
then opened his artillery on the Free State
Hotel, after which his men charged, and set
the hotel on fire, destroyed the minting
presses and set fire lo the printing office.
There were only about two hundred persons
in Lawrence when the messenger left.
Some artillery was 'firing nd the fire waa
still spreading. But few lives were lost.
This is the - testimony of Hutohison and
Radcliff, Free State men. .;
CptcAdo, May 2(T. The Chicago Tribune
Eubllahee an extra . based on lntelllgenca
roughi by three men from Lawrence from
which we learn that a company of mounted
Missoarhfns made- their appearance aear
Lawfer.Ce on Wednesday, i hey. were re
inforced until tney numbered over 400; they
bore nags and banners with ail devices ex
rept stars and stripes. Dttripg the forenocn
the Committee of Public Safety sent-a note
to the Maishal at the head of this army, as
soring him that thev would make no resist
ance to any process he might wish to lerre,
and asked protection of their lives and pro
perty. : He made no answer. About eleven
o'clock, a Deputy Marshal, with a posse of
ten men, made their appearance, summoned
four men to assist the Marshal in making ar
rests, and took N. W.Dieizler and G. W.
Smith, prisoners. The posse took dinner at
ihef ree state uoteif and alter dinner re
moveJ their prisoners without' molestation;
Sheriff Jones soon after made hit appeal ance
with 1 8 men; be did not attempt 10 make any
arrests, but insultingly demanded all the pub
lic and private arms," and gave the 'people
five minutes to accede to hie demand, threat
eninei in Case of refusal, to storm the town,
One field-piece was given up, but tho peo
ple refused to surrender their private arms.
In half an hour he returned with an over
whelming force, and two pieces of artilery,
and commenced the work of destruction ' by
a cannonade upon the Free State Hotel and
Herald of Fiesdom printing omce. The for
mer was burned, and the types and press of
the latter were brokon up and destroyed.
The women and children fled iu all direc
tions, and no time was given to sate proper
ty. The Missourians were yeitmg tnrougn
the streets like so maty demons threaten
ing every man with death. -
The Tribune's correspondent leit st eignt
o'clock. Fifteen miles from Lawrence he
ssw a volume ol smoke, and a great ngni in
that direction. He has no doubt but that the
town is destroyed. : ; .
Annthnr maaseneer. who left LaWietCO
just before the departure of the boat, says
that several men had been killed by Jones'
party end thslc bodies were lying in the
street. - It is feared mat uerM rome 07 nas
been hung by the mob. Gov. Robinson is
at Lecompton; In the hands or the autnori
ties., Shannon, it Is sold, ts no more than a
prisoner in the hands of the Miisourians
he ts only a thing to sign papers with. One
thousand .Misioarlana' are la the Territory.
Reeder is supposed to be in a sfe place, and
is dally expected here ffa; Nebraska and
lowa. .
The meft threaten to bang Robinson, Q.
W. Brown, and Deiuler, all on one tree.
The Free State men wv III make a. stand at
Topeka and ffghl it but: they are how gath
ering at that point. Atchison is In the ter
ritory with the cannon used in the Invasion.
The U. S. troops ire not allowed to move
from their tuarters though anxious 10 pro
tect the settlers. A civil war rages on the
frontier. . , . , " .. ;
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V WXSHiNOToHrf Msy Iff A fumo Is wide
ly circulated that Mr. Brooks huts challenged
Gen. Webb, but the facts are as follows:
Geo. Quitman to day was bearer of a note
from Biooks to Webb, asking whether hs
was the suthoV 0) thd article In the Cotrrtet
and Enquirer of, Saturday, retail te to the
Sumner assault. To which Gen Webb re
nlled that he had abstained from writing on
thla suhioct until Saturday and that the1
Courier of Tueidaylll contain long let'
ter over his signature, froni" hich Mr. B
cat learn folly his opinions relative to the
ar, , r. ,. . x u . ... . ,
ansir ,.. . t t. -.... m 1 . ... , .
I Tho Ilousa' Commtitde' of Invevtlgfttlon
waitod on Mr. Sumner , to-day.' He 'waa in
bed, but gave his testimony is regard to iht
$1.30 in Advance.
VOL. 8 NO.: 18
assault, and was also cross-examined, He
was unable to lit up during the visit of the
committee, but did so a ahort lime to-day.
He Is still , very weak, and his physicians
counsel him not to move out ol his house
for a. week. "S ': .; . , (
New YoBK, May 1(3. fhere was a large
eongfecarfoh at Plymouth Church last even
ing, to hear ReH. W. Beecher, who an
nounced in. the' afternoon that his sermon
would refer to the peculiar condition of thei
country. Ths odlrage oporl the Honr Sen-,
aioroumner, nnq toe oostruction 01 MS ,
rence were . fre ily commented .upon. Sev
eral others from Brooklyn and New Vork,
took' eccasfort' tb speak." . ' t ; ;
chusetis unanimously adopted Resolutions
denunciatory of the attack on Mr. Sumner
as brutal and cowardly in Itself a gross
breach of parliamentary privilege a ruth
less auack on the liberty ol speech outrage
on the decenciea of civilized life and an in
dignity 10 Massachusetts- demanding strict
investigation and the expulsion of Mr.
Brooks sod other members imollcaied. The
resolutions were sent to the House tot con
currence. . '. ' ' - ,
wi a.
oAnDT , tiooK, May 26. (. he steamer
Robert L. Stephens, while on an excursion
to the fishing oanks. was yesterday run into
by a. schooner off Long Brsnch Her ma
chinery was damaged by the collision caus
ing much alarm to the passengers, who num
bered about 00v Fortunately hone were
injured, end the crlpplod boat Is now on her
way to this city In low of the steam tug Ti
tan.
n ,. . - - SLAl miU ...'
Dosjonj ay iu. A largo four Story
ortcx ouildirg on r ederal street, near the
South Boston Bridge, occupied by the Boa-
ton Planing and Moulding Company, was
destroyed by fire last night, together with
several adjoining dwelling houses, occupied
by twenty Irish families. Tho mill con
tained a large stock and much valuable ma
chinery, Involving a lost ef 916,000 to the
company. . . , , ;
Wobcester, Msy 26. A popular1 dem
onstration was made last evening at the City
nan, in relation to the assault on Senator
Sumner. The meeting was very Urea.
The Hon. J. S. C. Knowlton presided.
Charles Allen and others spoke. A series
ol resolutions was adopted -denouncing the
outrage, and ; commending Mr. Sumner's
course In Congress, '
Lowell, Mass.. Msy 6, A large iAdie
nation meeting was held here last evening.
In relation to the Sumner assault. Mavor
Huntingdon presided, and speeches were
made by the Hon: Homer Bartleti, J, P. Ad
ams, Rey.P. B. Foster and others. . .
Columbia, S. C, May 26. Contributions
tire Waking at Charleston and Columbia to
get Up a testimonial to Mr. Brooks. His
course ts yery generally approved.
CmciNNATi, May 26.' The city is fillintr
with ' strangers. - Numerous arrivals from
Virginia", Tonjnesse, Louisiana and Texas.
Full delegation here from Mississippi.
New Yoxx, May 26. In the Circuit
Court this morning all tho Nicaragua Filli
bustors were discharged, in tho' absence of
witnesses. ' ' '
BpsToV, May 25. The largest tneetlng
ever held In Faneuil Hall assembled leisi
evening to give expression to their indigna
tion at the assault on Senator Sumner. Five
thousand , were Inside the Hall and ihoua
ands outside were unable to gain entrance.
Governor Gardner presided assisted by 40
Vice Presidents including the. mast' dtsiln
linguished men of all parties; . Among the
officers wer . Lieut Gov. Berckly, filtfjor
Rice, Mr. Bakery President of the Senate,
Mr. Phelps speaker of the House, Ex-Gov-
Boutwell, Hon. Mr. Walley, Ex-Mayor
SmitH, Mr; Nathan Hale; Editor Of (he Daily
Advertisers AnYos A. Lawrence, Professor
C. C. FoltoA and Lvman Beecher.
The meeting was opened wfih a prayer
by Rev.Rollin H. Neal. Gov. Gardner, on
taking the choir rflade a elirring speech,'
characterizing the assault oft Senator Sum
ner as an exhibition of grossness and bru
tality exceeaina anything wrineft on the pa
ges of history,' and calling upon Congreas lo
expel the assailant . Irom its balls. The
Governor's sentiments were responded to
by tremendous cheering throughout. .
Judge Jttuiaeil followed with a senes ol
resolutions. The meeting was afterward
addressed by John 0. Pack. Geo. S. Billi
ards, E. C. Baker, Chfls. A. Phelps. Samuel
R. Walley, dot. Crewlter, Peles W. Chan
dler, and John A. Andrew, representing all
the political parties. Many ot the apeeches
were unusually warm and defiant, eliciting
in their prominent . points most tumultuous
responses. ' '
The following are the resolutions: - -Jtetolved,
That we have heard with grief
and Indignation of the brutal assault com
mitted upon our esteemed Senator, Charlea
Sumner, for words spokqn In debate, and of
the insult offered id his person, to the hon
or of cur commonwealth.
Reeolied, That In ihii ofltrtfga we foe
rew encroachment! upon freedom, ne vi6
lations of state rfghti, and a strange disre
gard of Chivalrous principles; while In the
conduct' of such men as Senator Critto'n-
den, we gladly recognize proofs of the laCt,
that In all sections of the country thdre are
men of high honor,- of pure principles, and
of true patriotism. ,
Reeolied, That this attack Is to be re
buked, not only as a cowardly assault upon
a defenceless man, but as a crime against
the right of Free Speech aad thtf dignity of
Free State.
Iteeohed, That as , American citizens,
we deeply lament the odium ' which such
acts being upon our country, and upon the
cause of republicanlsrrfftoughout the world.
Jietolved, That alihoogh siXty-eignt mem
bers of the National House of Representa
tives have voted that they think ho Inquiry
ts necessary, stlfl we feel confident that Con
gress 111 free itself from the crime", by ex
trailing the offender from the teeft which he
has disgraced.' 1 v ; . :. s .1". !..,..: ,
Reeolui. That we regard every Mow In
flicted upori buy Senator as a blow aimed at
us that, rr cor estimation. hW wounds' its
J OFFICE OF THE Tr-EGSAT;:, i
:; ;. front street, .
' ftixn doom low counrCf mm. "1
. . , POMROY,OH10.
Bates of AdTcr thins, "
!Onesqttae(131ineiorle8) thrseeeki, II Oft
EteTryaubaequentlniertion, t - t it
Oneiqufre, three months, t i 1 I I C
une iquare, tlx montht, r i i i t t CO
iqrjire, one year, t i r it e CO
half columft, oft ytar. tit i 1 10 CO
Three-fourthi of a column, One fear, I ail 00
One column, one year, i )tt i i IS CO
rrAdvertisementi nothavmt the nnnb lot i
aertions marked on copy, will be eontinutd as
roroia ana cnargea accordingly. '
CTUauaavertisertnuatpiyriidvance.
rrJot Printing of every description '
executed with aeeuraey and neatneaa. v -
honorable wounds; that fs cklzAite of Mas
sachusetts, without v distinction ot ptrty, we
pledge him here, In old Faneuil Hall, our -sympathy
and support In the fearless and
Independent discharge of his duty. -. . .
.The resolutions were pass-id aitaolmouslv,
and the meeting adjourned at If o'clock.
Many ladiea occupied the galleries and large
delegations- were In attendance "front the
neighboring' lotfHs. .. .. - . . v j
,". "' u . ,-r '
Tredietlon become! tUutiiiy. r
- We have seen events hurry" hard upon the
heeh ol the Words which fifretold them, but
never so speedily has realization io psrt fol
lowed piedlctiort, while ffie'femalndor which
!:... u i:,tr..j nws,JU.
wsfJ like tUe reitlcsf bellows cf tt.a bct3, '
to make up the full mefiure of tho orator'i
words in oofrrtpondhTg fetults, as l the
case before us. Hefe n wlfst Mr. 8nmnsr
ssid of Douglas' talk abort 'tfeasoo:", .
"It will not be the first firrfe fn history that
a scaffold erected for puffishfrront has be
come a pedestal of honor. " Out of drath
cornea life, and the "traitor" whom hetxe
cutes will live immortal In the cause. 1
For Humanity sweeps onward where to-day the
martyr stands,
On the morrow crouches JuJas, with" the silver
in his hands;
While the hooting mob of yesterday, in silent
awereturn, ,
To glean up the scattered ashes into History's
golden urn.
Charles Sumner to-day stands upon a pe
destal of honor which even his owo mighiy
intellect could not have raised him to, in
years. Every drop of blood spill from his'
veins shall bring a legion ol trusty rhen
nerved lof (hs battle of freedom. Out of
the gloomy Cell of Galileo went forth a light
to permeate the distant realms of space and
illustrate the mysteries of the Universe of
God. The blood bf maftjfed Sidney His
not shed In vain; it fell upon soil rich fit Its
later harvests of freedom, and as "Human
ity swept onward" In ita course it came at
last ts reach the Spot Where the martyred
Sidney hod stood befoia and recognized Ha
as its precursor. Where In History have
not the great and good been persecuted!
For fite long years has Mr. Sumner kept
bis scat tft that chamber amid contumefv
and Insult; with little sympathy with his ex
treme views Irom any; with, very little frwn
us, certainly.; He has not been absent from
his seat during a a ingle diy, until the at
tempt upon his life by a ruffian last week.
His burning eloquence, his dialectic skill,
the play Of. his logic and the brllllsocyof
his rhetoric, combined, have all served to
elevate him high up among the ranks of
statesmen and of orators, but the seal of
blood by which he has testified his devotion
to his principles has at nnce placed him In
the very from: broucht him before the
of the nation. Set the hear la of a whoU
free peoplo on fire with indignation, enseal
ed the lips of the "conservaiive," get the "
(houehtleti a thinking, out a weanoti into
the hands of religion which the most care
lul priests can use without COmoromlaina
"the church,' and clothed thd words of
such as speak the whole truth from the
pulpit with power Is of fire. It is by such
such means - that "Humanity sweeps on
ward" to Its ma-k. Thank Godh tie have.
We must have nearly touched the laat boun.
dary of our disgrace es a people. While
we write (here come to us from the distant
West awftfl tfdfnes of a "town destroyed br
ruffians:" 6f hellish legions, frantic with
rum and every evil nasslofi,- mud forward
to scenes of blood end flre by the power
that shl, like Milton's imttne of Sin at the
gates Of hell, behind the Elecfltlte chair.
We4 pray if be hoi So, but we wsit for further
tidings with a heart that trembles for the
page of history, we are this day engraving
as with a pen of Iron, As if In solemn
mackery of our ruin and diserace. even la
Cur midst ait those who, are planning new
schemes of plunder! those who find con
genial organs to suppress facts on the one
hand and distort the truth on the Other: to
defend outrage fraud, violence ind deeds
of blood, while they calmnly talk Of "De
mocracy and triumph." God save the Re
pbblioH ViUetiirgll JoUrnat
Cincinnati, It would seem, haa taken i
new start In the raCe of Improvement; The
Cincinnati Commercial of last Wednesday. .
taysf .
'There is scarcely a atreet In the eltr In
which improvements are uot being made.
New buildinca are being erected, and old
ones taken down or remodeled." . , ' ,
Front the inrfepenJen'rEnterpiise, tfolumbui, O. ,
We have already called attention to the
Columbus Commercial College, of which '.
Messrs. Ubakoee 6s AfasTEojta are the
proprietors, but so great. It appears to as, Is
the Importance of an Institution of this char
acter being well sustained that we again re
fer to Iw We1 ask our citizens why their
children should he sent to a distance for an
ecacntlbn they can so well receive In ou
own city! Does uot sftch an enterprise asv
this Of Messrs. GEaxobr dt Aansraoirov
justly claim their supporiT It is among!
us. We know the ohh, chaiscter, so
complishmeoti and powers of these gentle
men. ihey are practical men. second to
hone intelligent, cultivated and experienced.
The building is an excellent one, well sup
plied with ill fhe necessary appliances of
education, and IA a central location., There
is a department for ladiea, as well as genuV
men. Vte especially call the attention of
our young fhen who with to progress rn Fife
to this Institution.- In a moderate time, and '
at a very small expense you can . be prsctt
cally Instructed in the routine of theeoant
IfJg room, so aa to be fitted to take charge of
t clerkship at a merchant's desk, or on s
steamboat, In a bank, or elsewhere. ;Dt not
let the winter -pass without availing your
selves of v good an opportunity of prepay
ing yourselves to rise m ma world. , .
-
The reaction Of . C.ir.li!!, Ci.?;
for a Committee Mr the tJ. 8. House of Rep-'
reseniatlVes, to trtfesiigais the charge sgaittsf
Brooks for . heating ' Sumner, passed by a
vote of 65 to 63 nearly alt the tbatharaert
voting in tbenegstlw,. .: ; ' '
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