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Centre Hall, l\t., March 24, 1 1
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From all portions of the country com.
dispatrhos of the great rejoicings, firing of
cannon, Jcc., by the democracy, on ac
count of the great victory in New Hamp
shire, last week.
+ •
The Danville InMligt acre this week j
cotues to us marked with an X. That's
what we have beeu doing long ago, friend
Chalfant, and the Ktcroiut.it is regularly
mailed to the /-fr.Vtgmc. r. How is it"*
The Parisians might find in the Latuen- '
ations of Jeremiah a picture which would
•uit their present condition. Take the first
capter and first verse, and one i> almost led j
to believe the great prophet had Paris in
his mind's eye when he wrote tints:
"How doth the city it solitary, that W .-K
fiill of people 1 how is she become as a wf.i
ow 1 she that was great among the nations,
and princess among the proviuets, how is ;
she become tributary 1"
Grant (Jets Mad
The radical defeat in New Hampshire,
published in last week's IvEroKTXK, has
badly stunned Grant, and when el I Simon
Catneren stepped in to tell him the news
he got mad and slammed the door, a,
though the people had not the right to vote
as they pleased.
NVell, well, the old granite state ha- -lam
tued har ponderous doors, right in the face
of Grant, and knocked him fiat as a pan
cake, and we think that Connelleut, in a
few days will slam her doors in the face
of the imperial usurper who -it- -o fredly
in the white house. Graut may feel grate
ful if the people are only content with thus
slamming the door* upon him, for he rich
ly deserves to be soundly booted besides.
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Auo titer Fight Antony (lie Hails
at Washington.
Double, double, toil and trouble.
Fire burn and cauldron bubble.
The radical party is fast going to
pieces, and the old witches ujon
broom-sticks haunt its poor, gin laden
leaders in the cross roads and by
ways ; they commence to look hag
g;ird and worn; misery keejs gnawing
upon their vitals, and satan is after
them with his hot poke- to give them
their reward. It is ail bubble and
trouble with them novr, and each day
seem# to give birth to new discontents.
The radical party, which fattened up
n the ill-gotten spoils of the war, is
f ist crumbling to pieces, and Grant
i- the monster upon its back to ride it
to the devil. The history of Grant's
administration is one of disgraceful
v\ ranglings an 1 quarrels among its
h-adors, who have been gouging out
each others eyes and pulling each oth
era hair on account of the spoils. A
pretty page does this furnish in the j
proud hiator-* of the United States
•Such an exhibition of eorrupton, ve
nality, perjury, official plundering and
demoralization in high places, cannot
bo summed up in all the past history
of our country, from Washington j
d>>wn to Buchanan, as is found under
the administration of Grant.
A Washington correspondent of
Kith inst., chronicles a further un
pleasantness, as follows:
Washington, March 16. —The irre
pressible conflict in the Republican
lrty, inaugurated in the Senate last
wect in the sacrifice of Senator Sum
ner, was developed in the House to
day in one of the most extraordinary ,
and remarkable scenes ever enacted in
the hall of Representatives, which il
lustrated even more forcibly than did
-tT-^apitation of Mr. Sumner the
di-intcgration ami demoralizrtion go
ing on in the Radical ranks. The
Iwdt of General Butler from the action
of his party friends yesterday, as set
forth at length in his letter addressed !
to the Republican members of Con
gress, and published in the main in to
day's World, was the cause of all this
commotion. It brought the .Speakor j
down from his chair on to the
fl'ior of the House and compelled him
to defend himself, while four other Re
publican members appointed with
Butler got up in their seats, and, after
denouncing the policy agreed on yes
terday, declined to serve oil the com
mittee and withdrew. This bolting
letter was not only published in the
leading Republican paper here, but
was printed by Butler in circular form
and laid on the desk of every Republi
can Senator aud member. It is about
the boldest step of the many bold ones
which the redoubtable memler from
Essex had undertaken, while the feel
iug of satisfaction of Butler's friends
and tho indignation of his Republican
enemies were wrought to the highest
pitch. It was no wonder, then, that
tor nearly two hours the Republican
side indulged in crimination and re
crimination, in charges of corruption
and trickery, of falsehood and sland.r
acd invective and denunciation almost
unparalleled in the bitter contests of
political opponents. The Democratic
side flocked into the aisles aud enjoyed
the fight with as keen a relish as if it
were another New Hampshire tri
umph ; while the crowded galleries tes
tifixl their interest by palpable ap
plause over Speaker Blaine's scathing
review of Butler, no less than at the
furious points made by the latter on
the Speaker. But the misrepresenta
tion and falsehood which the leading
Republicans fastened on Butler's let
ter were almost the marvel of every
one ; and even Butler himself, driven
to the wall by counter-exposures, ad
mitted that the occasion and the scene
that filled it were disgraceful to the
sarty,5 arty, the House, and the country,
udge Kelley first led off in a denial
of Butler's first point, that the high
land'men and the Democrats struck
bamls to authorize tiie committee on
yesterday. Butler said he certainly
understood yesterday that the high
tariff men were anxious to adjourn,
aud that they wanted to prevent all
the other legislation. Peters then in
quired of Butler whether a majority
of the Republicans present had not
voted for th-; resolution as it passed ?
Butler replied that it was sprung upon
, the House rushed through by A trick
, by Republicans, "w ho, to H certain ex
tmt, voted under coercion, nnd had
struck hands with the Democrats. It
was carried in defiance of the organi
zation of the Republican party as pto
claimed in the Republican caucus."
The coercion intimated was ltlaine's
i intluencc over members through com
mittees yet to bo ap|n>inted. Mr.
Dawes wanted Butler to explain what
he ment by trick, for an examina
i tion of vote showed that tiftv eight of
the Republicans voted fur the resolu
tion. while only fifty voted against it;
and vi t the majority of the Republi
can members were accused of engag
ing in a trick. Thus was Butler's nee
ond charge demolished, and it nettled
him to sec that Dawes had done it;
but he clung to his assertion that the
committee had been authorise*! by a
trick, and reminded the Republicans
tlmt they bad agreed to stand by bi>
Ku-Klux bill in caucus. IVters, oj
Maine, said that be had offered the
committee at the Speaker's request,
and added that there was no such cau
cus action, and if there was it should
not bind him in legislative matters.
At this point Speaker Blane tackled
Butler in magificent style. He called
Mr. Wheeler, of New York, to the
chair, and took the tloor. His first
act was also to cuu\ ict Butler of false
hood. After a preliminary skirmish
ho said: "I desiro to inquire if the
gentleman was not informed that the
Speaker had written that resolution."
Mr. Butler said he was not so iuform
ed. "Well," said the Speaker, "I
took the resolution to you in my own
handwriting, and you not only read it
but you suggested an amendment, that
the expenses of the committee should
be paid out of the contingent fund of
the House."
There was a murmur all over the House
at this hut bra Ken Butler never flinched.
The Speaker proceeded in a vigorous strain
utid with tuuch feeling to further expose
the latter. Butler sat uneasily in his seat,
inflated his cheeks a* he always does a hen
he is utad, threw his eyes aslant the cell
ing, then over on the Democratic side, and
then at the Speaker. Mr. Blaine, alluding
to Butler's statement that some ltepubll
can members had been eoereed into vot
ing for the resolution, a anted all Republi
cans whomsoever, "so coerced, to stand
up now and so state the fact or to forever
hereafter hold their peace. If any oue
had not voted as a free act the country
should know it. lie piuscd, but no mem
her arose. He ilien read from Butler's
| letter, in relation to coercion, and said this
statement wa- made in the face of the fact
that fifty-eight Republicans had voted for
the resolution, while forty-nine besides
Butler had voted against it. He now d.e
--• tnanded that Butler should say what mem
ber was coerced. Butler replied that to do
so would be to detail private conversation.
,11# declared that it was understood in the
j caucus that the bill should be introduced
, to suppress disorders in the South, and the
action of the House yesterday wa> a viola
j tion of caucus action. Mr. Blaine appeal
ed to the president of the caucus to say
whether it was not understood that no
member would be bound by the caucus
action. It had never been the practice for
| caucuses to bind men upon measures, but
j only on nominations made for office. He
did not doubt if Butler could have obtained
any followeres he would have bolted the
■ caucus which has! nominated himself (Mr.
Blaine) for Speaker. As the latter pro
ceeded he grew more and more wrathful,
j and took in the spirit of the exciting scene.
The Republicans and Democrats gave hint
| every encouragement. He said he would
<ay nothing about his writing that resolu
tion, for he dispised and spit upon the as
i sertion of any man who questioned his
right in that particular as n
i -'Even the insolence of the member hirn
seif,-' said the S|>eaker, "will not carry
him to that extent." Because he had
written this resolution he had been accused
of playing a trick. Butler jumped up from
his seat and snarled out, "I repeat it, it
was a trick." Blaine intimated in reply
that Butler was in the habit of relating
most everything but the truth. "And
now," said the Speaker, "this letter which
has been printed here, telegraphed all ,
over the country, and laid in printed slips
on the desks of members, I* of the meanest, ,
most contemptible, most unfair attacks '
that was ever made." A burst of applauso j
finished the period. Butler was quick on |
his feet. He fired away at tho Speaker, 1
and said it was his duty to kep the chair j
whero ho "occupied a wooden seat and
spoke through a wooden head." Mr.
Blane reminded Butler that Mr. Colfax
once found it necessary to leave the Speak- }
er'i seat to chastise him. Butler said he !
had the floor, and he wanted to be heard. !
He was, perhaps, ignorant of parliamcn- !
tury law, but he did not want to have any !
more knowledge of it if it would have the j
effect upon the rnind that had been devel j
oped in tho speech of the Speaker this j
morning. Tho way he snarled this out
created roars of laughter. He felt pro
foundly his (tosition as lacking in parlia
mentary knowledge, "but 'for ways that
are dark and for tricks that are vain'
there's none liko Speaker , 'the same
1 now rise to maintain.'" The blank, said
he, might be filled by a gentleman at will,
{n continuing his remarks, he charged that
the Sf>eaker had entered into collusion
with the Democrats t" force this measure
through. He had not expected to bring
this disgraceful controversy into the
House, but he resorted to the press,
and expect that the gentleman would have
taken tho samo means. He had no doubt
he would survive all that Blaine had said
about him long after the latter ceased to
occupy the presidential chair; and wound
up by charging that if Blaine had shown
half the zeal in legislation for protecting
the loyal people of the South that he had
in forcing through land grant and other
iot> there would have been no necessity
for action now. "Na.ne one, sir," said
Blaine. "I name most all of them," said
Butler. "And I pronounce it a base cal
umny," siid the Speaker; it is utterly
false." Butler contented himself by reit
erating the charges of his letter and sat
down. The rest of the session was occu
pied by Sheilabarger, C'oburn, Stevenson,
and others giving reasons for refusing to
act with tho committee. While all this
was going on there was at the other end
of tho Capitol a Senatorial Radical caucus
in session in the Senate oltamber deciding
just the reverse of the course of the House
—that there must be legislation to suppress
the Ku-Klux, and, as a consequence, the
ses-ion must be protracted. So the party
is in the process of a triangular dissolution
Tho Republicans of the House are tor one
policy, the Butler Republicans are for
another, whi e the Senate Radicals decide
that the session must go on and all legisla
tion excluded till a law U passed to sup
press tho disorder in the South. The ball
is opened. First the Ku-Klux, and then
conies Santo Domingo.
William F. Packer, son of the late ox-
Govcrnor Paekor, diodatSt. Paul, Minne
sota, last week. His remains will bo
brought to Williamsport.
Wcndel Phillips on the Grant—
Sumner Affair.
The great Bostonian —the brains of
the radical party —who has ever been
about a year or two in advance of his
party in bis ideas, gives his mind up
on the Senate and San Domingo. Wc
furnish lielow his sentiments, as print
ed in last week's National Standard :
[Wendell Philip * in tatt tceek's Xational
A blow sometimes stuns a drunkard
into sobriety. Possibly the insult off-
cred and the peril brought to the lie
publican party by the removal of Mr.
Sumner may have this effect on the
nation. We mav sec the loyal u.en
of the North rally to the defence of
the Union. If not, then there i# but
one thing more for Congress to do in
order to sign the death-warrant of the
Republican parly, and possibly of the,
Union. Ixt Congreaa now adjourn
with out authorising martial law at
at the South to curb the Ku-Klux.
aud they have assured the election of
a Democrat to the Presidency. In
deed the mood of Washington in re
gard to the anarchy of the South is
such that we consider the matter about
settled. Tht i Tkirty~threc Hrpn hi trout
oho lotl tcerk re worn/ Afr. Sumner frvm
Ais i xf fleetal a detnoeratte /Vcso/cnf
for 1872. Whether Grant will con
sent to run on a IVnnncretic ticket i
of worse uncertain. Probably he
doe* not himself know yet. Hut evi
deutly llutler'a bill on the Ku-Klux
is not likely to become a law. The
same subserviency that ate dirt in the
Sumner matter stands ready to defeat
that. Any substitute that sends
Southern assassins to be tried by a jury
of fellow-assassins is a mockery.
Nothing short of shooting hall a dux
en Southern millionaires at the drum*
head will awe the KuKlux into sub
mission. There seems no likelihood
of such vigor either in Congress or at
the White House. The Santo Do
miugo collar on Senatorial necks
shows that they belong to a man who
has entered on the course where An
drew Johnson perished. How far lie
intend* to advance on that pathw ay he
does not himself now know. Hut the
descent is fatally easy. Wo did not
expect much from General Grant.
Rut when he so unexpectedly arose to
the level of statesmanship in the mat
ter of the fifteenth amendment and ol
the Indians, we smothered all our
doubts and gave him large confi
dence. The last few months, capped
by this insolent interference with Con
gress, reveals the man. We persisted
iu believing that Mr. Motley was re
moved for adequate cause until Mr.
Secretary Fish's clumsy letter dispell
ed the illusion. That act. seen iu the
light of this attack on Mr. Sumner,
was evidently dictated simply and
solely by spite toward the great Massa
chusetts Senator. James the First
saiil, when he came to London to
mount his throne aud found only
blundering officials, "thev have given
me a secretary who cannot write, aud
a s|<eaker who cannot speak." Grant
is understood to he in the same afflic
tion. And the Massachusetts rene
gade who helped Mr. Fish to his boy
ish rhetoric did his work so poorly
that he betrayed the secret, and let
the world sec that, after six months'
incubation, the department could not
hatch a decent excuse. Just as that
discreditable act was floating away
into oblivion comes this usurpation,
which puts the present Executive into
the company of Jackson's bank intri
gues aud Johnson's attack ou Stanton.
The revelation it make* of the servilli
ty of the Seuate is disheartening to all
lovers of free government. Every
man knows that each Senator who vo
ted for Mr. Sumner's removal did so
solely because the President had let
him understand that only on that con
dition could he hope to have any in
fluence at the departments in securing
office for his frieuds. We tell only
what is an open secret at Washington.
Politicians there, attitudinizing on the
floors of Congress, use words in a
Pickwickian sense and varnish base
acts with comely phrases. Rut it is
fit the people should know the plain
truth. The President has bought off
his opponents by refusing all winter to
listcu, in the matter of appointments,
to the recommendation of any member
of Congress who voted with Mr. Sum
ner. The oulv excuse individual Con
gressmen make for changing their
votes is that to be iguored at the depart
ments, when asking offices for their
supporters, is death to their political
tio|>es. If Santo Domingo is annexed,
Grant secures it by threats aud bribes.
The poorest memory will need but lit
tle effort to recall the very embassy
that bought a Keystone vote, the
judgeship which won a Wolverine,
and the herring post that made anoth
er Senator put on the Domingo collar.
Of course, when a party becomes
merely a "ring" to divide the spoils
it touches its downfuli. It it tad to
think that the power of a great party
thould hare fallen into the hamlt of
x tich low, mercenary teljithnett. It is
sail that we can oppose to outlaw as
sassins at the South, hamlet! together,
mercilessly and at every sacrifice, for
at least a great object—secession—
that we can oppose to them only a
gang of Swiss, shamelessly exhibiting
themselves for sale to the highest
bidder. And so cheated of hull'our
gains, Itetrayed in the house of our
friends, we inuet rally for another such
fight as that which crushed Davis and
balked Johnson. To prevent the choice
of a Democratic l\esident may be im
possible. But our effort must go deep
er than that. We must begin to edu
cate the people Into the determination,
that if, encouraged by a rebel Presi
dent, secession ever lifts its head again
at the South, the North will sweep re
beldom with the besom of uttsr do
structlon and leave it no ruler but the
sword until every now living white
man is in his grave.
The Real Reason
The partisans of Grant and Sumner,
are scolding and jatcing —no other'
word so well expresses the situation—
each other about tho cause of the re
moval of the latter, all of which must
be edifying to the British members of
the Joint High in Washington.;
Grant would have the public believe'
that he promoted tbe humiliation of
the senator from Massachusetts because
the latter is generally out of sj mpathy
with the administration, aud used his
position as chairman to forearm him
self to destroy administration projects
in foreign affairs. It is important to
bear iu mind that no one pretends
Sunnier was injurious to the adminui
t ration in any other respect than iu
transactions with foreign powers. Noj
questian of internal politics, therefore,;
enters into the discussion, and the on
ly important transactions with otbirl
nations now before the Senate, or like
ly to come before it far some time, are
Santo Domingo, the Alabama claims,
and the fisheries. But over-passing
this for the moment, let us revert to
the record to see why Sumner was re
moved —and here we think the facts
will be found ugly things for the
Grant partisans. Mr. ScTiurz, while
advocating last Friday his motion to
postpone the subject till next day, in
spired the following colloquy :
It was but just to tlint member, to tho
Senate, and to the whole country, that the
real reason for which such a change WHS
proposed should he laid bare to to the pub
lic gaze. He would therefore ask the Sena
tor who had introduced the resolution
(Howe) what were the reasons why such a
change was made.
Mr. Howe, of Wisconsin, rose to reply.
Mr. Htewart, of Nevnda (aside) —I would
not answer him.
Several Senators—No don't.
Mr. Howe said on the one hand he was
asked a question, and on the other appealed
to not to answer }t, and in deference to thai
rule of courtesy which hu had sought to
make tbe rule of his life, he would make a
I- civil answer to a civil question He would
r ] briefly state the reasons, so far as he knew
' them, and he certainly anew them as well
4 ' as any Senator. No question had been
11 raised as to the ability of the Senator from
t |- Massachusetts, and 110 pretension bad been
made that he was surpassed in any respect
' hy the gentleman p oposod to succeed him.
II but it was known to those who proposed
v the change that the personal relations exist,
ing between the Senator from Mas-acho
* sells and the President ofthe United Stales
n and the bead of the Slate Department were
such a* to preclude all social into course
between them. In brief the informal ion
'• was that the Senator from Massachusetts
•f reftitad to hold personal intercourse with
|.; the Secretary of State
Mr. Sumner, of Massachusetts Just tlie
*' contrary.
. Mr llowe, ot Wisconsin, continuing
j without noticing tlie remark And that (lie
Senator lias not held any intercourse with
* the President of the United States In
n view of thee fads it was deemed be-t that
if the Committee of Foreign Relation* should
have a head w ho would be on the best speak
-1 ing terms with the Secretary of State and
the President
r Mr Si-hum, of Missouri, replied that he
was very creditably informed, andthst from
the be,-! authority, that the Senator from
I MnssachllsetU, kitting behind them (Sum
c neri, ha.l not refused in enter into any of
tlcial relations either with the President or
( the Secretary* of State
I Mr llowe, of Wisconsin laskniy friend
not to change the i*ue 1 did not speak of
. their official relation* 1 spoke of their
personal relation*.
Here is mi explicit statement that
tin* social ami personal, not official, rc
lutions existing hetwtou Mr. Hutnucr
I on tlx* one luiioi mid Messrs. Grant
( ami Fish on tlie other ham) enforced
the action of the Republican caucus.
Who, then, inspired the caucus ? Who
complained to the caucus of ruptured
personal relations? However that
may he, the public lias from Senator
Howe a reason.
A few minutes later in the debate
; Senator Howe "denied the correctness
"of Mr. Schurx's assertion that the
"Santo Domingo scheme was at the
"bottom of the whole matter, and
| "maintained that the Senate's action
j "had no significance further than he
j"hail state*!."
This last assertion of Howe brought
; Wilson to his feet, whodeclarcd : " I he
'true reason for this action had not
"yet been given. The Senator from
'Wisconsin denied that the Santo I ><
l"niinco matter has anything to do with
"it. but everybody knew the fact,
"and it was useless to deny it, that
"this effort has grow n out of the Santo
"Domingo matter. We all know that
"if this Santo Domingo annexation
i "scheme had uever cotue up there nee
"er would have been anv effort to
j "change the composition of the Coin
"mittee on Foreign Relations"
Whether this be the ' retort courte
ous" we leave others to say. Certain
-1) it, iu moral effect, charges llowe
either with ignorance or falsehood
While this inconvenient issue is pend
|ing between two Senators, iu comes a
; child of the settiug sun, flaming with
warpaint, Tipton by name, and Ne
braska is his nation. Listen to this
artless son of the backwoods, awav
from (be vices of civilization and the
tricks of dissimulation :
He said be knew some lime ago the intra-
IttaH U> array the President against the
i Senator who |J off noamst the Santo Do
mingo indignity, Wlien the Senator from
Connecticut 1 kerrv) had made a motion to j
investigate the imprisonment of Davi*
Hatch, It was charged that he a a> attacking
the administration. He then added that
he had taken down in yesterday * proceed
ing* in the Republican caucus the words
which fell from the tips ofthe Senator from
Wisconsin (Mr, Howe) as to the reason tor I
this change The words were "that thr
majority of the -Senate were in favor of the
; annexation ot Santo Domingo, and a ma
jority of the Committee on Foreign Kela
jtiont were opposed to iL and that was the
rt*aon for making the change. '
Mr. Sherman, of Ohio, n-krd if Mr. Tip
-1 tun did not fee) -ome compunctions ..f
; conscience in divulging the secrets of a par
| ty caucus.
Mr. Tipton said he might have, had he
not seen the w hole proceeding* of the cau
■i cu* in the morning papers, with the yea*
and nays, and his friend's (Sherman s)
i name among them.
M r. Sherman remarked perhaps Ins friend
Tipton had rovealod the proceeding-
Mr. Tipton replied that the Sennlor did j
not a-k that question in good faith ; that
tho Senator had too much repc< 1 r- r
Mr. Tipton *) integrity arid hnor to inli
rnato that he woiild d<> nothing of that
Mr. Howe, of Wisconsin, then repented
what he did say in the caucus. It was
1 substantially that there was one parliamcn- .
tarv reason why, inhisjuilgcmrnt, the right
to alter the Committee on Foreign lt*Uli<>m
should be excrei-ed, and that was that he
I understood a majority of the Senate to tie
in favor of the annexation ofSanlo D*min
go, and a majority uf the couimitlec to be
opposed to it. It wa* ill accordance with
parliamentary u-age to rccon-litute the
committee. But this was not itself the
rea-on lor removing the head of the com
mittee, because the adverse majority might
very wed be corrected by removing any
other member of the committee, and if
that had been the only difficulty with the
(Committeeon Foreign Relations it might
!u waived hereafter as it been heretofore.
Mr. Tipton, of Nebraska, did not see that
there wm any material difference in thi
statement from what he had said. He did
not ncknow bilge that a majority of the Sen
ate was in favor of Santo Domingo annexa
tion. The vote stood i! 8 to a- slated
in the newspapers, and this he knew to be
true. (Laughter.)
The attempted rebuke of Sherman is
evidence that Tipton had blabbed, and
blabbed truthfully. Hone wan com
pelled to own up. He tried to get in
a line distinction to save the integrity
of his first statement, but Tipton was
too close OR his trial and instantly took
his scalp. Wilson too was, for once
in his life, light. Howe's answer to
Scburz may have been civil, but was it
honest ?—World
Letter front Hie (oal Regions ,
MOUNTCARMEL, l'.t., MAR. 11th,71.
Friend Fred.— I embrace this my
first opportunity of penning you a few
lines from the anthracite coal fields of
You are no douht aware that the
greater nortiou of the collieries in the '
anthrucite region arc on a stand still,
and have been for the last two months.
On the 10th day of January the
Grand Council ofthe \V. 11. A. called '
a susj ension throughout the whole
anthracite region, for the purpose of
reducing the stock of coal in our mar
kets, and also for the purpose of ad
vancing prices, which would follow au
advance of wages for the miners and
others working in and about the
mines. On the 15th day of February
the Grand Council ordered the men to
resume operations mi what is termed
tho three dollar luuis, but they did
not resume, the o|H*rators and carrying
companies were not yet ready.
The fight now is shall the operators
run their own collieries and employ and
discharge who they see fit or shall the
|men (or iti other words 1 ) the W. B. A.
j run them and dictate who shall and
who shiill not work, as the> have been
(doing for sometime past. The men
throughout the region are getting ties
I jierate.
A terrible outrage was committed
in our quiet borough, which made the
whole community tremble. On last
iKaturday morning, about two o'clock,
ia block of houses, owned by Col John -
Hough, was attacked hy a nam! of out
laws. The men living in these houses 1
were employed hy F. Roads & Co., '
who are running their colliery on the
co operative system, but designated by 1
the \V. 11. A. its a black-leg colliery.
The moh, supposed to number 4(f men,
I attacked the buildings on the north
and west sides, and during the fireing
(some of them broke out a panel of the 1
(door on Ihe east side of llie building,
and put a kegofj owder in the house, '
with a fuse ignitid it and then ran ex- '
peeling the powder to do its work. The J
explosion wasti rrible, completely blow
ing out the enu and purl ofthe aide ul 1
|the lower part of the building—leav- '
1 inn floor, with two lietl* ami
' t four hoarders, Mho were slacking in
t them it l tin* time of the firing, fall to
> the first tloor: one of the men, Gorgt
| lioflmsn, of Shaiuoken, waa shot
through the heail by a mueket hall
i while Iviujf asleep in bed. He lived
aln nit three quarter* of au hour *Uer
, sards, he leavre a wife and two small
' children, hie remain* were taken to
I'in* (irotre, accompanied by the bc
, reaved wiie, children and father,
i The building at the time contained
thirty men, women and children, all of
whom, except llotTmaii, escaped. The
I object of the mob evidently was to
murder the whole of them, there were
| about one hundred shots tired in the
building, some of which were tired into
the bod rooms, slid several of the balls
entered the led* in which some of the
inmates were sleeping. The building
was occupied by three families, one of j
which kept hoarders
The evident cause which led to the
perpetration of this outrage, is, thati
all of the nialo occupants (with one
exception were working for F. Koads
A" Co , at the so called black leg Col
liery. It is high time that some aciiou
lie taken for the better protection of
life and property in this region "what
think yun." If. B.
0 + 0
A Western Hurricane.
St. Louis, March H.- A mast lerriflo hur
ricane pa-sed over a portion of Katt Saint
Louis between two and three o'clock this
allcrnoott. The wind fir*l came from the
southoast, and came with a fury and force
never before wilnesed in t'ds latitude. It
first -truck ihe elevator on the bank of tbe
river and took n part of the roof off, and
pidng on in a due in>rthoa*l direction, it
totally demolished the freight depot of the
St. Louis and Vandatia Kailroad, eight
hundred feet long by otie hundred wide, 1
and a water tank eighty feet high, and the
p engcr depot of the Southeastern Kail
road . two freight depots, portion* of the ;
pa*eiiger depot and ticket offices, and the 1
round-house of the Chicago and AlloU;
Kailroad ; t e car house, scale office, freight
office and purl of one of the freight de
list* of the I Ihio and Mississippi Knit road,
the freight and passenger depots of the To-
iitlo mul Hon J, and a number of
dwelling livum in tha vicinity. A portion
of the Tt-rre limit* and Indianapolis depot
•at blown off Nearly all the derrick*
and other applicant* ucd in the construc
tion of the bridge were torn from their
places and blown into the river. Kerry
thing within a width of from two hundred
two three hundred yard* was actually torn
to piece*.
A whole-train of car*, including a thirty
ton locomotive, wa* blown front the track
and whirled *otuo forty feet into a ilough.
Another train of thirteen eat*, laden with
grain, wa* overthrown and ma*hed and
Koad one car blown into the river.
A train coming in on the Trrre llaute
when at Brooklyn, three mile* north of
i iat St. Loui* wa* blown fruui the track
and tome forty cart (landing on a ide
track of the Toledo, IVibuh and Chicago
; .(mod, about nine mile* out, were over
thrown. The round-houte of the Chicago
and Alton Koad, after being blown down,
caught lire from an engine imide, and it*
ruin* were burned. The engineer of (he
locomotive wa* burned to death. The
number of killed and Wounded cannot bo
stated to-night, but (even are known to be
kilted, and between thirty and forty *eri
j oUklv, (oiiic dangerously wounded, and a
i good many more slightly injured. It i*
i believed there are a number of pcraon*
: still buried betioalh the ruin*. The scone
iit frightful. Some bouse* are torn to frag
ment*, other* unroofed or u|*et, and still
other* carried Indily from their foutida
' lion*. Scarcely a building or a tree or
anything else within the track of the storm
-landing. The wreck and ruin it complete.
The pecuniary losses are estimated as fol
low • Chicago and Alton Railroad,
ut', Ohio and Mississippi, I'JUtitl);
Toledo and W abash. SI3&.UUO, St Loui*
and Vandalia, )S),UO; Southeastern,
$90,000; Wiggin's Ferry Company, s2l. -
00. Two or throe (tcamboat* lying on
the eastern tide of the river were a!*o very
seriously damaged.
Frame Huu*es Demolished — la>m of
St i,ouis, March 2(h—The Lebanon (III.)
Chronicle give* an account of a terrific tor
nado which passed over a portion of St.
Clair county last Tuesday night. The
-torni passed half a mile east of I-ebanon
and did great damage. Some twenty fart*
houses were blown from their foundation*
or entirely demolished, and outbuilding*,
fence# and trees were destroyed. Mis*
Watson was instantly killed. Mr, Ver
million wa# fatally Injured and ha# *inee
died, ami his wife i* not r I pes-ted to recov
er. Mi-* Vermillion's arms and legs acre
broken and she was otherwise injured.
She isnot cx|>ecid U live. Nearly every
body in the house destroyed were more or
kss* hurt, teroral of them dangerously.
Some houaea and also persons were moved
from one to two hundred yards, and tree*
two to four fee( in diameter broken like
pipe stem*.
Terrible Railroad Accident.
Dubuque, March 17.—A terrible acci
dent occurred on the Burlington, Cedar
Rapid* and Minnesota roilroad, one mile
south of Salina, thi* morniag. A con
struction train having a large force of la
borers on board wa* thrown frotu the
track. Five of them were instantly killed
and four severely injured, two of whom
ranot possibly live.
The Very Latest front Paris.
London, March 30 —la. nu—The latest
dispatches received from Psris are of a;
most interesting and esciliug nature. The
city i* almost in a state of revolution, gnd
fear* of a general uprising are ssriously
entertained. The greatest activity among
the troops I* reported, and every prepara
tion is being msdc on the pert of the gov
ernment to meet sny and all emergencies
thst may arise.
(teuernl Chanxy Shot
Paris, March 20 General Chanty wa*
made prisoner, and taken to the Harden of
the Rue des Riier# Montmartic, where
the central revolutionary committee were
sitting, nd after a short trial wa* shot
The Hotel de Ville ha* been attacked
and captured by the insurgent* who now
occupy it. Fresh barricade* are being
continually erected. A number have been
thrown up in the vicinity o| the Hotel c e
Ville. The latter building i# also being
fortified by the insurgonts, and it will be
rendered a powerful point of defence.
The central revolutionary committee ha*
issued a proclamation convoking the pc
ple of I'ari* to a publio assembly, (W the
purpose of holding a communal election.
M. Thiers and the other member* of the
government have moved to Versailles for
better security until the excitement at Pa
ris has been subdued.
-* * •
Terrible Affair In South Carolina.
Collector Wallace, ofthP fift'l Ctrolina
district, report* that Deputy United Plates
Marshal Loper. while attcmping to soiae
an illicit distillery in the possession of a
dealer named Znchariah Young was attack
ed by the latter. Both men drew pistol*
and fired simultaneously and both were kil
led at the first fire.
The Coal Troubles.
Johnstown. Pa, March 17. —Delegate*
from the Anthracite and Bituminous Coal
Miner*' A-social out met hero to-day
and formed a union. Officer* to conduct
the utl'uir* of the new organization were
elected from the Workingmcn's Benevo
lent and the Bituminous Associations. A
general suspension of work by the miner*
in the bituminous region is expected at nnj
early day.
] OeuntTM llistnarrk has informed l'resl.
i dent Thiers that he is considerably unt
il barrassed in organising politically and
r commercially the ceded provinces of Alsa-
I ce and Lorraine, owing to the determined
| resistance of the inhabitants and represen
| tations from leading hoards of trade that
German commerce will he damaged by the
| competition of the Muhlhouse manufa. lu
) rers Bismarck therefore intimates that he
would abandoH Alsace and Lorraine if the
French indemnity is increased one and a
I half milliards uf francs.
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apM,y M M WOLF.
: and POWDER!
COAL— Wilkeabarre Co*l. Cheatnut.
Siova, En. furnace and foundry ,
Coal—onSt quality, at the low
* eat price*. Customers will please
note that our coal i* housed un
der mmmodiou* shed*.
f; LIME—Wood or coal-l>uri>t Linie, for tale
tl at our kiln*, on (he pike leading to
J. Mi'oburg.
|. POWDER—Having rwcivrd the aftnev
for Du Post's Powder At
WHOLESALE. we shall be
.. plnuod to receive orders from
j. the trade.
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•J (KBro and rird nrtr Miatk end of Bald
U Kxg I* Valley H. K. Depot, Bcllcfoote, Pa.
STE It N E tt'G
x j
( Hat been to the extreme end of the
market. For BOOTS k SIIOKS
to Boston.
For DRY GOODS to Saw York.
e ;
For CLOTHING to Philadelphia.
, Kadi article bought directly
from the Manufacturer, with a de
sire to suit this inarket-jpf r
PI N K ALPAC AS from 40c to Tie the
flaest—equal to $1,26 alpacas.
SUlTS—from $lO to $lB. brat all
wool Cassimeies.
feß.Hi! intends to close out his
Carpets at old rates from 60 cants to 74
cant* par yard, for the bast.
A.:id selling from 121 to 14 rents, the be*
calicoes, and muslins in proportion, at
Women's Shoes, common good, to wee
all summer, at $1 par pair
Fine Boots from $8,60 to $7,60 for
at the low est rate*, and sold at 1867 price
from SIO,OO to $lB for the best.
and if it aint true, Sternberg will treat.
They only ask jeople to come and see
even if they do not wish to buy.
I plated forks, spoons, Jcc, at
ap10.68 IRWIN & WILSON.
r |tllK A N V 1 L STORK is now receiving
1 a large and well assorted Stock ol
Hardware, Stoves, Nails. Horse Shoes, Sad
dlery, Ula*, Paints, Sheet, Bar and lloop
Iron also Buggy and Wagon Stock ol
every description.—Call and. supply your
selves atthe lowest possible rates at
SPICKS of all varieties, ground to ordei
and warranted V be strictly pure.
It is the only plaeeyou can find unadultera
ted spices. Try them for your own satisfac
tion. You can onlv find them at
Burn side & thomas
Oder to tha Public one of the
! largest and best selected stocksof merchan
dise, in Centre county. Call, examine and
ee for yourself.
FINE GROCERIES, mocha coUbeTolc
gov. lava, best quality Bio coffee,
best oolong fdack teas, green teas, lovering
syrup, golden syrup, Drips fine article bak
ing molasses, rice and everything in the
grocery line at the lowest cash prices in tht
market BURN SIDE & THOMAS'. Is tht
place. x
i Mr. Andrew Keesiuan, would respect
fully inform the citizens of Centre Hall,
that he now has on hand all sizes ol Coal
' stoves —Gas Burners— which he offers as
low as elsewhere. Give hint a call and go
■ and see his stock before purchasing else
where. UQTIS.iI
f i! \
htmw Pmrawaaa pin.
Mmtowa' A#*at*. Wutkarak. Pa.
vm. n. luit, u t arirziß
AiUirut->at Law. Bollefonto,
0e i, on the Diamond, next dew to Gar
man' hotel. Ceaeulteiioat ia German ©t
Engl >i fcbiyqwf
JACOB RHONE Attoraoy as taw
Bel Mont*. Penn'a., will attend pronin
Iy to all legal buaiaeaa entruetad to hit
car#.—Offlc with J. f. Potter, near the
Court House. Coneultationa to German
ar EnglUh. JfleepTOy
TSHWF. POTTER, Attermejr it Law.
CollMtktaeproaitiili' made and apecial
aUentioa given to too*# having loads at
property tor tale. Will draw up and have
acknowledged Deed*. Mortgage*. Re. Of
ten in the diamond, north tide of the
court bou*e, Beliefoote. ortgdßf
■tavor aaocKaaaorr, t dibwrbt.
President, Coehier.
(Lata Mil 11 ken, Hoover A Co.)
And Allow Internet,
Dikcount Note*,
Buy aad So
Government Seeuritito, Gold aad
aplO Hf Con'pooi.
J AS. M MAN US, Attorney at Lew
Bvilefoiite, promptly attend> U> ail be
meat entreated to him. JoP.Batf
DF. FOKTNKY, Attorney at Lew
• Beliefon to. Pa. OftM ovar Roy
nld'> hank. aaayll OBtf
n. a. u AtxtnTßE, Jtuxa *. aaxvxa
whiurrm & wuvm
Bo lit fen te. Centre Co., Peon'a. apCßtf
iSaiawa* oa Uu Ad**mee,
C. H. G melius,
tiirgeoa ui Xcduuikal Dntfait
! who La permanently located La Aaronsburj
j in the office formerly occupied by Dr. Ma#,
and who ha* boon practicing with e*tm
j soceeaa—having the experience of a number
:of yaara La tha profession, ha would cordi
; ally iarita all who have aa yet ;** giver
him a call, to do *o. and tern the truthfulness
of thia assertion. mP-Teeth extracted
| without pain. autfffitf
WHITE K lSH.Herring. MmUul. oc.. a*
SHoK-M AKERS TOOLB and ladiaga
ia all thair varieties, at
: n D. MIFF, X. D.. Phyaisiaa aadSur
X. a xaon. Centre Hall, Fa., agbra hi*
; f.r jfeneionai services to the ciuseat of Fot
ter and adjoining township*. Dr. Nag ha*
the experience f St yaara ia tha acti*.
practice of medicine and aurgary. aplO#
ciaa and Surgeon, Potter Milk, Pa .
, I olfera hi* professional service* to tha eitt
~ tena of Pottei tawaahip. mrJC.tti.tf
Chas. H. Held,
J.Ctorit, Watch maker aft: Jcwdci
Miliheim, Centre co., Prima.
Respectfully inform* hi* friend* and th
public ia general, that ho ha* juat opened
*jat hi* new establishment, above Alex**
" dor'a Store, and keep* constantly on hand
all kind* of Clock*, Watch** and Jewalrc
of the ialeat atylea, a* alao tha M area villi*
v Patent Calender Clock*, provided with c
f complete index of the month, and day *
r the month and week on it* face, which ia
i, warranted aa a perfect time-keeper.
Sffi,Clock, Welches and Jewelry r
paired on abort notice and warranted
_ aeptl'dfofy
ixo. a. oavta. c. t. iititxm
A A ttorneya-at-la w. Office in Con red House.
Relic font a. Pa
with Orvia A Alexander, attend* to collec
tions *nd_gractic* in the Orphan'* Court.
'Furniture Rooms!
1 ivspeelf ully inform* the Wtfaen# of Ontro
! county, that he Um constantly on head, and
j make* to order, all kind* of
BP ft K A US,
:Hoik Manx Castas Always ax uaxn
Hi* atock of ready-made Furniture ialarg
and warranted of good workmanship and t
all made under hi* own immediate*upert i
•ion, and i* offered at rate* aa cheap a* else*
S where. Thankful for past favor*, he tolic
it* a continuance of the same,
j Call and aee hi* atock before purrhatir
I elsewhere. ___ api'GMy.
Tan Yard.
The undcraigaed would reapectfVilly in
|form the citixen* of Ceatra county, that
ithe above Tax Yard will again he put ia
Axil operation, ia ail its branches, hy them.
I The highest market price will he paid
! for Hide* of all kinds. The high eat niar-
I ket price will also bo paid for Tanner's
Bark. The public patronage ia solicited.
* Satisfaction guaranteed
between Market and Arch, formerly 104.
Carpet*. Oil Cloth*, Oil Shade*, Wick
Yarn, Cotton Yarns, Carpet Chain*, Grain
Bag*. Window Paper, Batting. Ac Alao,
Brushes, Looking Glasses, Ac. dcc9-ly
and Conveyancer. Deeds, Bonds, Mori
gage*, and all instruments ol'writing faith
fully attended to. Special attention gives
to the collection of Bounty and Pension
claim*. Office nearly opposite the Court
t House, two door* above Meaar*. Bush k
Yocum'* Law Office Bellcfonte, Pa.
lUjunly '
I CJCALES, at wholesale and retail, cheap
BOqTS. largo stock, ail atylea,'sixes and
prices, for men and boy*, juat arrived
1 at Wolf well
LEATHER, of all descriptions, frauch
calfskin, Spanish sole leather, moroc
cos, sheep iikina, lining*. Everything
I in the leather line warranted to give satis
faction, at . lIIRN SIDE A THOMAS.
■ CLOTlllNG —Overcoats. Pant*, Vesta,
and Dress Coats, cheap, at Wolfs.
CIATION. —For the Relief and Cure of •
the Errii g and Unfortunate, on Principles
f of Christian Philanthropy.
Essays on the Error* of Youth, and the
1 Follies of Age, in relation tt> Makxiagk
and Social Evils, with sanitary ahl forth*
afflicted. Sent free, in sealed Envelopes.
• Box P. Philadelphia, Pa. julls.lv
- **M por Moath. Tb. boat asUin* book over pabltab
. rd. AfUU who Mil oar Bow work.
I bass aa eompottUon. Than narar aa* a book published
Ilk* It Ana bod* caa soil It. Ksarfbud/ aauuit Mans
uisb an nam making truui *Mj to fate nar muoth aal.
lie* this woodaitul bwk. M paa DoaeifeUva CtrcuU*
nt Iraa oa appHeattoo. *. not aood Mao AprntT;
ana abo oaa fattjr appreciate Ibo norito of tba oarfc.
and U> (act that It moats a unnaraal am Aaanto
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