TfHE RICH M O N D
'Be jnst and fear not: L.et all the ends thou aims'l at be tay Country' -thy God's and Truth
D. P. HOIiOWAY CO.. Publisher.
JtlCIIMOND, WAYJfE CODKTY, IND , TIIURS DAY, JANUARY 10, 18-56.
T A s
EDIltD AM ITlil.I-SiiED EV
I.MOLLOWiT. B.T. DAVIS LI. S. DIHSE.
r Aatverti.tw-. j you could hare the company of rejfW w-
i, io iuuhi t lchcmcs. O! it would be fo nice to enjoy the i
" " ' Ter
3 ,' ii9nth,
14.l fl f "
I cot) Um
'.i.; " vj I
Z'y, a'ii or i.p -i.o. '
' '." rjrAai& ana dip4ayed Jvertniiientj nl l:
jZ-A a orico aod-a-hatf, and larjre cut two prirw
' ns -a,--.-., othrM. ihk- '
J TidW fur, ebarsabi. io uo.m..j wit the atto ras. ;
Oril JOB DEPARTMEST,
- rentlrb-fi !Stt5,l eawitl. tlie Ut.tTl3
Vp, we uro oo iiroflrl t do all kin-U 'f J b!
Wor,"h m H-.ks PamuUi-t. t'uuular. Bill. tr'-,
rMtw, ""VI 'i'". t-'-?Ifr' ila.ljt
juitlTatu.n.1 1 t". Al.lre, Hni.UjiT A ' o.
It Kn't All lu Ilrlnln I f-
It Isn't all in "h-injiinfr oj,"
Let say what they will;
To siWernroura pewer ccp
It i: be jewtersiill.
Ken he oT oU wie H ilotion.
Wko said -truiu un aehi'.d,"
J I raislakc n;t, had a
l'roved rat'W brain.-d und wi' J.
A n:an of mik, who flu would paw
Far 1 jrd of st-a a-nl land,
Vry h-ave the traininfr "f o son.
And brin him up fu!l prand;
M jdvti hiin t;l the wealth of lo:e,
Of roWejie and of achool.
Yet after all they make no more,
Than jat a dteceiit foid.
A"'t'T rn'vcd hy V wy
L'jx'ti her Wtter lreu 1.
AVh.se r. a ? to knowledge i-f hk' thht
The jrod to Heaven mu-t trta-J,
IIs r t a sp.irk of .VtUm-'s iic'Jt,
f. if a fintfc,
Til i'i 'fs bnriiinjf letters hri.t.
The world may read hid name.
If il re a!! in ' hrinsrinir Bp,"
la i;i';ei aad resiru'i.t,
Pom r'l.'als had been boiKut isoi:
IM vn imx-'f a Haint.
Oh! it ixn't nl! in 'hrinpng up,
Let folks say hat they wi.l;
Xeglect may dim a silver cup
It will ho n.her still.
Written for the RU-limoutl 1'ul'aliuin.
THE TWO COUSINS.
ST BEXJ. 8. PARKER.
"K'e. Kate!" exclaimed her cousin Ange
Fine Williams, "I do declare it ' too bad;
why, only just ihink cf it, you. whose father
il worth his hundred thousand dollars, you!
to talk of going to the prings with that vul
gar mechanic! Dear me! you surely do not
reflect what a disgrace it would be upon the
twle family, for you to accompany him;
ad si curled iier pretty lip in scorn, as sne
finished thelat sentence.
'Ha. ha, ha!" Kate's ringing laugh sound-.
ti throu-h the richly decora'ed old hall. :
-What is so laughable?" exclaimed An-1
geline pettishly. !
.Notiiing more, repnea rvate, "tnan tr.at
I was thinking what fools some folks make of
themselves, merely because they haptjen to
inherit a goodly quantity of this world's
goods. Xow, my gentle cousin, I do not wih
w insinuate, oy any means, lua, you are a 1001, ; tben ,nl. t.arae, nota tour to Europe, but a
butl do think you have some very foolish no-, raoTing intv, a ,u.at !itt!t coll jas bt.ToaJ
lions (in common with a great many others) the C01lfine, )lf lhc Ci:v; where. after long
eoBt-erning wealth and its possessors. Vou j Jea have eUpM.d, Charley and Kate Wright
think an individual unworthy your confidence RredwelIia,in napuine anfj with a
oresteem unless he is wealthy. You scoff at, fuoiW pf maa!v M a.j ove,y daughter,
for proposing lo ris.t the springs to-mor- i growjn!f uo around them. Bat al;4,: for roor
row. in company with an honest, upright. Angeline. whose mistaken notions of propri
temperate and moral young man; merely be- . eU. causeJ wf to ,ook wUh sueh duda.n uoon
cause he is poor, and not able to indulge as '," , . .
deeply in the fashionable follies of the dat-, : , ,. , .
. . , , , , ., , . ! Mr. Cutsweu rode hth tor a time on the
wear as muh broadcloth and sport as many .......
j- , - iii i
oiamnnil rmi'-i and ioliI rnitint a omA rhi- :
e . .
young men of our acquaintance. But that
great disgrace which it would bring upon our
family, forme to visit the springs in company
, ...... 1 . " '
with Cliarley right, is soinctning I am inea-
. , . .. , . swell to a sian i sin.; atu?r wnicn na'uraliy en-
faole of seeing with mv poor, weak orbs ot:
vision. What if somo'of th. over-nice City "uw rlJ comin- d'jWa' iR
Belles should turn up their pretty noses and ! ded- fnd wWed nil about that th
eari their runv hps in scorn, al seeinj iso uire i
Itn.l.,-., u..".i , .: -.t.3 . i
i partner as any
T erhaps so." retorted Angeline, "but for
? part I shall hold myself a little hi-her
than to b
seen running over the country widi
"mechanic. I will have Vou Io know nrettv
M.s. that I will be on the -'round to-morrow
uhtha Honorable Lrsander Cutswelb and '.
, . . -
you need not expect to be reco n.ized eidier:
7 myself r Mr. Cutswell. if vou will ner-
t in being in ti e company of that j-ltlia
.a net right."
"'T well. Angtline." re umed Kate. "I
H be very sorry I confess, if tou. my lov-
Jeo-.. will not own your cousin, your
a Utile Kate, who would do almost any.
thiag to please you. unless it be to refuse the
nPay of an estimable young man. merely
oecaase he i
rxor. But as to be:n r reeo.r.
nuedby that debauchee. Cutswell. I confess
o particular desire to cultivate his
"Wiatance, aad shall not at ail be mortified '
if l,. i ,
WMU t even so mucbls give me a
fVS nod. for if I juJ Mlght La .u nol $o
ch better than Charley after all. nolwith-
l!ln.i. 1. .
. uo " regarded as a millionare; for if
not roach mistaken he divide, his
ot equally between cultivating the acqaai
nee of th brandy bottle and card txbl. .
acting the humble attend. t . : l
. wuvu ilwu TOUDZ 1
"fixacUy so. MU. Kaia Li.. you tU
A ii.i .V . j ,,. , i Cutswell, cathenng up as much of the spoils . teol unhappy, lie was receive! at lae door home, miner parental mimetic::, guidance
': I0';! -reck ofthc Schooner Cutswell Jb I f t' "h ,h5al l' inctice. th,t the child is t, be trained
t l-;st not any pervm w..o is possessed of ! n , ... parh.r. where, to Ins surprise, he found m hi the war lie shonld go. One rd the mo
true moral independence. So you see, otitic ' D-' he COU,d hu hnd ttPn- and waiting, note in hand, his own dearly belov- i,pi.-.nntm-ans to b.,Wls -v:.l , 1
coaiin.I am inexorable I shall with Cbar'ey 1 kaM" P00' Angeline. not on to take ra-c eI. the one he was the next Jay to caliby the f.,1 hooks, und stirelv tier- is lt, l;.firc pha-
Wright to the sprint to-morrow, and feel eon- i f hTlU but Iso of orn9 thw or fuur littIe adfilrjas? n.ame fMwife-, , . , t , f 1 5 proiitablu way of spending the win-
i , ,. . , t T , . . , Cutswells. i,e made good his retreat to the txplanations loilowed. whicn may be le.t ter eveuir.gs than in r.dlv a g v.d 1 ,.,-,'.
b ki "man " "r" H " V" " TT'. ! Lake, where he has become a prie.t ! of our readers. Suffice it Ut what L read be the seefof converse
aman, and as intelligent and accomplished , , . , . . t ssv they were married a? t.e time set and tt.vt fnJ let the t'-fl.--d w'-:-h nirns
. , . . . 1 of the ".atter day saints, auu ;s now cutun? j ... i . : . . X ' . ..',.:,"" t'4"-"".
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'better turn rnorditt or temperance lecturer, r
something of the kind, provided always 'i.at
'pnm,rutmn r.f an rnlinhtmstl xhttrfnektr?
.1 m-Wh tV;a TiitVffr hurst .,f irony h
" . . j
flounced out of the room in high dudgeon.
Ivaie, always accustomed to taking things
coo v. could not avoid smilmz when kite saw
d j -fiej anj enfuriated manner in hie!)
Mias An f-t3:a Williams wi'hdrew from her .
pi hr;l,t iml'Ur Wirl .
'as the sun wheeled bis golden chariot up hh'.no of hand f..r the same amount, accom-;
f .. ,1Pnr'ypa",i with the following explanation:
i),tmi."'",i"U.-,."- j -, j
Oa this day of joy and happiness the j
', goodly Ci'y of A. .was well represented ,
jday, crowas 01 gay pteasare-eeaera iiugut anj joying the means at my disposal, 1 semi To oppose
i hare bten seen sreedin'T nwiv from tie dust 1 Tou 2J with which you wi'.l immediately ' because one':
'and turmoil of th city, to spend the dav ia ! settle your board bill, and call at the card- uprooting estab
; . , , " ,1 r "c.,,. room, in Mils, on Corporation, Holding one's ;
.ui.niu r ...i... l. orvnlviii.r t.t tp overseer, whom I iLvmmn
' n: the far-faraed watering place, and among The work m-.y not be CestraUie, out persevere
: that gav company, none was more gay and ' and in time it will lead to something better. -1
. ".I... t-. 't; ! r . ' In re.utr: for the money, you wi.t piease sigr
, . , .
the humble but industrious mechanic.Charh y
Wright. Miss Angeline Williams according '
to Jerpmanise was on the ground with the
Ki-ht Honorable Lysander Cutswel!, of the ;
Crm of Cntswell d: Ia!by, and did not con-
j desceud to recognize her cousiu Kate, because
! she was in company with a "plebian nuisance
jof a mechanic." Bat Ki'e lived over it, and i
even found more to love and esteem in the !
, , . , lf
-vulgar mechanic than ever before. ;
A few months rolled by on the chariot of
time and then there was a splendid wedding ,
'at Judge William's mansion and then Miss 1
; b . .., . ,.
I Angeline i-nams became Mrs. Angeline ;
I Cutswcll. And then there was a tour to Eu- ;
dear reader, that our gentle Kate was not one
of the guests atthisgreat wedding, no indeed;
she had disgraced herself by associating with
A few more weeks and there came another
wedding; a wedding at old 'Squire Lincoln's.
What no rmuw.iv" vou exclaim Xo. fen-
tle reader, we cannot tieat you m this little
story to any runaway matches, to any ship
wrecks, narrow escapes, or glorious rescues
from ir)Stant (h.8,h, melancholy suicides, gal
t lant bearings on the field of battle, or ' lA I
, thundr i anv share whaever. But
was a UJAa u'f soln ju,ii;ementt unbiassed by
tJje n,,tion3 tiiat govern tK many parents;
in other words he regarded the happiness of hi
daughter more than wealth. Hence there was
no runaway; but Miss Kate Lincoln was sim
ply united in the holy bands of wedlock to
Cr.arley Wright, the young mechanic; and
e vi ui'iri iruwm, iiuoioiii wine, iruzzun"
french brandy, smoking fine havannas, play
ing cards and dealing in stocks. But a few
years were m c ssary under such management
to bring the Right Honorable Lvsander Cut-
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even twenty-five per cent, of their indebted
..o. Tl,a , I,., ;.,!, II L.V. T
. i iii ii tut; 4.t.L..t iiouoi3o.e jjyo:iui'r
a grand swell ad over that glorious Und td
Mormandom. with some ten or a dozen wives,
to which he is most certainly en:i led, being
in eTery way a most worthy priest of the
saints of "dieie last days."
But enough. The whole story may be snm-
med UP "ns: Ka'"e ,s ""P'ra'-ely ' PP.v.
"i: :h a wor:h-v. mu Angeime suffers the ful
ness of human woe. The moral, thus: never
despis any one because he is poor. Honest
virtue and moral worth.
js r,awaras nam
i r j 1
beautifully etpresse.1 it:
A .t-jjig BSri wiu unst-.t-.r- wi-. '
1 bwr uM ,ward to ia Kis ot" Kings.-
And lastly, w ..w -AA ir.
for lovo 1 nwlin. f.M 1 t - .
.v,. .v.... ....... nU.r, ana meir cases ;
Mr bul f'r Tmens of the comparative
happiness existing between those who marry
for love, and those who marry for riches.
Worth Trying. A French chemist as-
InlsMvr ... C .!. -
I - - ...... i f,. . , . n p.. i ..uuuifiuiii
-it I ., . - - , ,
j a tea-pot, you will make the tea mfnse in half
time. . i ins List wc have tned uccess-
I rope and a great manv other things too tedious name and whereabouts of his benefactres. sale" being exposed, he was suddenly drop-
' to mention (as the auctioneers sav) that al- ' He entered willingly into the plans, yet two p(.j. Finilty. on the 2'2d, the House adopted
i wavs go in ta make up thepomr and splendid 1 r tTUZ'rZ l 'Iuralit-V rulet ai thcre w.8,.no Ppect of
' o . . 4 . unsolved. In the meantime the stripper had any person receiving a majority, and under
j foo!eri.of such occasions. Luc rest assured, ; bt.en pmm0ied to grinder, and had laid by of t,is rule, and on the 64th ballot. Mr. Cobb
.,.!. , k a i - a . io-ua .i.e lfu l.iem.i i s.ani eousL:cuous t r. t:-.. ..'ui.i-.in r. ..,ri. , . i
is far preferable to wealthy rascali y. ! which was the most powerful kingdom prnitiuc an entire n.o.e. anu exeeute-l it wita sach
with contempt upon labor or la- 1 haJ P tbroug.i. be sal i Asliantee. . " t ' " ' j .T"!""
, , , . , . , . whose treasury consisted of 21 houses fu of ' , ' i , rZ . . """"
I men. for labor is Ihe best safeguard to silv(,r. An i wiW Saltan had 4.TOt h. rexdy at tfce moment of her na iv,,yto m oeand
i , ., . . . ...... . . . . uesiroy aer esemsea. v e mar see n imagination
f r in.l i.ih. .-.f ti-.A c'mn.fdut n j y W . .1,, W I I. : 1 V- . 1 . I . . . - ......
. j.-,.-.... ii:"ujui ucn'ic nt. ii it.irn ce i iir ou.: .-:ier thw veuerab e and
. . - i . ,,i i ....... ... aaDeariCie. ratnaa'w.-! the then nuu;i;.n,
errs main lea oe grounu iiK.e corrte before : e; s ntrtn. me srreat asn tnat supports tne r' . , '.. , T--- . ,
tuna i i.r ? -i - : i ... . .. f. P"pte t atu-ihutsWai tos-Mae dewoaiacai infl i-
. uoi wn.er is piuxeu upsHi ix, u win yiemnear- ! earui, aua mai nas t ju.uw talis, wsin t j.v.nj a-d Fau-1. thMfcrhre- v; jj h - -j
in- ly double the amount of its exbilerrttirg qual- 'i balkcts. each with 7,X horns, walking np iii bemg lea wtfa t'je deviL "
n.l i XtieS- Vlorher wrirr uy-k T I -v-rai m t aad down i wa or. mn.. -.Oita,? tVf 1
j Koraaftre in Kra! Life.
j The Manchester Mirror publishes the fol-
T(i of 184? m TOUng msa carne to
tl.is -i v from northern county in quest of
emrd.irment in Ine mill. Airer Wteks cl UD-
. . . . j ......
successful effort, 1.6 became reduced to the
pitiable alternative of deposing of his best
clothe, in order to obtain means to liquidate
his bills, acd seek employment eewht.-re.
After consulting about disposing of his clothes
at anotiou, he returned to his boarding house
pac& up : w v. .uc
nouw lianas mm a iener, uiiecieu to ium iu
fc-ma'e hand, wl.i:h the informed him bad
heea left bv a bov; which, on being epened
Wit fiinnd ti contain ?2'j in bank notes, with '
i.m,.. . Kuowing vour ptessmsr wants
- vSu w!il be able, by giving your
n1Tnt to obtain a situation as card stripper,
In rc.uri: for the monev, you wi.t piease sign
Ule aes. .it panvmg note, which you wul en-1
, :,,, j ;.,n. and with a rsennv for
p.jstae, request the postmaster to place i in
box No. . A STRANGLli." ,
The note w-i-; drawn payable to bearer.
TLouz'i crca.lv surprised a. sucii a timely ,
favor from the hand of an entire stranger, he,
'gladly availed himself of it, and impelled, as
bv an irresistible rower, he obeyed ad tr.e di-
rec ions to the very letter.
On app.ication t .
-ne designated room, he found thai t! e situa-
tion had been secured for lmi through the
tol;c:t!.-u,n of a yo.Jt,g lady Who was
. o .' ,-..
equaiiy a .r?tiiu''i io o-.i---, ji " ..ujv.
pleadings he could not well resist.
The whole transaction was so unusual that ;
our hero, by assiduous
work, ha 1 secured the confidence i I. is oer-
e(,r i!t? n.;a:ed to him the whole aflair. and :
sli,.ited his aid in endeavoring to find th :
his earnings the S'ZJ, with interest, in the tNt-
visits R ink, so as to be prepared to settle so
iust a claim at any moment.
In his first endeavors to unravel the mvs'e-
rv. he applie 1 io the Post Office, but found, on
ii'mnii v that the box in which the no:e was
placed w is not used by anybody permanently
at the time of the occurrence. Every succeed-
. i i . -.1 1 1 ..
mg at'empt in otsiCT uiree;ions prot eu equaiiy
abortive until at last he ceased all efforts, and
waited for coming events to unfold, or coming
time to reveal the mystery.
Our hero, af.'er a residence of over four years :
m the ci'y, had formed wme very vaiuabte
acquaintances, and it is not at a.' strange that
notwithstanding his pecuniary otMga.ions io ,
one. he had formed a very ln'iuvi'e acquaint-
ance with another of the fair hx. True, his some very tasteful ariit-les of shawls for gen
moral sense rebelled, at first, against yielding tlemen. They are most fanciful in styla and
up his affections to one whi! being so strong- color, and can only be excelled by th fanci
lv un;ler gra'itu de to another; but gra.itude fui manner in which they are worn. Wear a
to the unknown was compelled to surrender at shawl by all means or if you can't wear a
: last to the captivating image of the known. shawl wear a blanket wear something
He made expiation, however, for his 'nigra i ridiculous and be in fashion.
... 1.. U t .'. 11.. ...... f...ci'.,. . tsi KIj I. .,-..! .
mill', u 1 i:.-n:nij .11 1 i ' i-...
what tm titer of her sex ha I done for him, ,
without solicitation, in the hour of hi deepes; :
She liu died on 'right at such an unmaiden-
ly act. declared it proceeded from impulse, no'. , natiue seems bound and imprisoned in his
regard, of which it was evident th actor felt icy chain the beaut it'ul llnwers have bowed
ashamed, and hence her studied si'eiice. And . their heads and goiu to sleep on the bosf-m
s!ie took occasion toconsole him with the sug- ot' mother earth the birds have ceast-d their
gestion that by the deposit he had made of, merry warbltngs, and sought a sunnier citioc
the amount received, he had fully absolved the trees .ire stripped of their summer
himself from ad further obligation. His lady . liage the little brooks that spaihie and
love being both law and gospel, he acknowl- danced in the sunshine. Mo liave yielded to
edged the truthfulness of her suggestion, and old winter's .ter;i c;nlr.-,ce nr..! arc borrd in
resigned his affections, without reserve, into strong fetters, and we turn to seek employ -her
keeping. incut in social intercourse an r.d the fire-
As one of the most natural tilings in the side, although without all in;.y be 1 hik r.r.d
world, they concluded at last to gin married. , drear, vet within, around the bkzmg lire
The day was set but a day preceding which ' m;iv be srratet'ul heart?, and th ' mnsic of
he received a note through the post oSHce in a
. l-u, whieh ont-4id tfe follow
,fc.tcr, muui tonu..ien u.e i.niuw
Sir: Bv ca'.lhi;' this evening at No.
street, and paying the note, with interest, '
which I hold against you, you will save ex-
pense. A STRANGER.
lle called as directed, being extremely anx-
ious to settle a demand which, from lite very
mystery that surrounded it, made Lira at times
one ot t.ie most industrious an d respeciab.e of
our intelligent manufacturing p,paUtion; and
h;s amiable wife has occasion to rejoice con-
stantly, that in the fall of 1 S47 she had twenty
uo:;ars to spare.
' '" '
Bayard Taylor, in a recent lecture at
Portland. Maine, gives the following illuslra-
tion of ihe propensity the Arabs have for
I ma le the acquaintance of an old Sheik on
his way from Mtcca to Jerusalem, and a?kin
' - : . . : - . i : :r t
g! '"g ui" i;,s uuiviiiiaiy inio.ma ion, lie
desired some account of my owi country,
I w the truth would not do. so I pa riotio-
!!v n -plied that ou r treasury consisted of 4 A '
houses full of gold, our territory was two
, ..t ,K,r .K- -t
, a rj 3 I j a i iur 4 a t-js. . y. u uj i. 4s b v i.tt laid1 o . . - .
f J T. ' o u . rW, i , the poet, the plater. te architect ard ihe rc!p
of our sultan was truarfled hy 9t)t).O0O s.d-! i ,.. . r
" . . . - .
i r- , - , ,
diers! The holy man received ince state-'
merits wun ire urmost serenity, ana i cave no
4oubt he made tr.e same alio wanes that 1 aid
in his ca-e. Even the fl vi.in' reliiaus tra-.
ons are conceived in ibi same spirit of
gg. ration. Tbas U u sai 1 that at Mohara-
came near overturning the earth.
Plough deep while sluir-ards sleep.
And you will have corn to sell and keep" :
What is Sectarianism? All the different
denominations of the nominal Christian church
ward to'the latest born Protestant seceders.
This, however, doe not condemn them neces-
samv. It 18 an .onor to arty class ot reli-
gionists to separate from those whom they
- - ..
conscientiously believe to be in capital errors
of faith or practice, and themselves to set up
something purer. Bat when the upbuilding.
maintainance or preservation of any sect,
church or communitv, is p'ced above abso-
iuw ngiueousness 01 "uu .
omer woras, aoove essen.iai umne principles.
that is sectarianism. To condemn or dipar-
aire absolute righteousness because it hap ens
t. a wriniht nuLsi 1? of one's sect is seeia-
rianUm To jusitfy, excuse,
real wickedness, because cor
or cover up
the rale of one s own sect, is see fa nan ism.
r discountenance any Kefarm,
s own sect will be dissurbed bv
lished wron, is sectarianism,
sect, church or partv, in any
justice, morcv, or any other essential dhiae
principle, is sectarianism.
XiT" The thirty-first Congress, memorable
for the passage of the "Compromise Mens-
Ures," met on the 3d of PeretntxT. 18IJ.
Tt,. it..,. . Mmn1 t ll n,.m,,i.
k5 Whigs and 12 Freesoilers. Howtdl
Cobb, cf Georgia was the regular candidate
,,f the Democrats for Speaker, an 1 Mr. Win-
thron. of Massachusetts, the candidate of the
Whi s. bVveral Northern Democrats would
noi vote for Cobb, s-veral S.;uthern Whigs
would not vote for Winthrop, and the Free-
toilers would not vo e for either. The ballot-
Wjr coutinu-d i
when a motion
raHtv rule, whic
continued until the Sth, with no choice.
tion was made to adopt the plu-
ich failed. Un the 8.h. r. was
r I ! .1 I , LI.
pr:poseu to maae t ni.ui . k-petAer :iu t. oi'o
Clerk by resolution, but that also failed. On
the 38lh ballot. Wm. J. Brown of this State,
up by the -peraoemts. and having
made pledges to the h reescn'ers, he received
mojt of their votes, and came within three
votes of bein;: elected. "The bar-'ain and
was elected Speaher.
Wear a Shawl. If Tou want to be in
fashion, wear a shawl; if to sheep and cows.
a terror, or like shanghais in full feather, or
even rars upon the heather, wear a shawl; if
you are courting some tine linnen, wear a
shawl you might wrap vour lassie in it in
jour snaw.: us lite cnaruy on pins, ana
hides a multitude of sins although it caues
grins does ) our -hawt If you want to be
a dandy wear a shawl. In a word, it is a
most useful article, as .you may wrap your
i ? l : i : ... l
leet, I.e.iJ. body. kn, . nrtk a a;. a Man
ket, a bed, a muif. a pidow, a wrap-rs
a co:cn piau oi j.mr snawi. in ot
.ambulations through the city, we no-iced
WlNTilll KYEXINi .S.
AVintcr, cold, chilly winter, with i's i.-e
and snow, is upon us ;he piorcintr wIik's
howl mourni'itU v around our dv. cllir.rs ;s!l
merry voice". Peculiarly adapted to im
provement are the long winter evenings.
list iien we meet in sweet s-ei.u comrjan-
ionshiit, and then is the g dtlcn omiortunirv
for parents to give bent to the minds of their
children, the cultivation of the moral and in-
tellectual powers in implanting in their yontli-
ftll minds li-jrh pnrpoises, h"ly aff't-timis and
noble resolv.-s. It is in the sanetnnrv cf
anJ moral attamtne:;. Then aided bv their
uwa example, a proper dt:c-ct!on will be giv-
eU to youthful tjfonts, which will bp prr.dr.c-
ti e ci ntnch happiness They will grow up
nround the parents, kind in heart, g-cntle in
manners, and Foving and true to r.ll the no-
bier impulses of humanity. In-h Farmer.
-. - '.
Tna First Pkintsd Bcos. !t is a very striking
circum-tauee. observes a d:.-:iairiishe h'-toriin,
that the biua-minded inventors ,,f this peut ar.
tried at the very ouL-et, so b-d a SiitLt a tlw
srmlifl votime leading nn tK
, , . . , ..
crowie.l mvr.a js ol its lol.owers. an.J irnptoric? as
it e-e, a biessirij on the new an, hr didic-athi
its tir-: fruits t.i li.e service of Heaven.
tl; th. iutere tie eveaU cocoetrted with the
rtt . ?!!-; of the priced bible we wUnot
V?' lJT vottinies nave oa written a dim it, white
lornave aiiKeexenen msir cntas in er
smeaUto oerr-taatett nsJmvry i.f
lor nave a!!Keeser?ei tnir gen: as in erect k'" cioa-
he i ivetiers
or pr au s-g l ; ta n3 tire irfcea the o i t l bt-
bh? appeared, m ukt-nLit cr. bsti.-ty held a-
e-iomoas p-irceoiu'l va'y if nossesJ W ksors
"ealtiy no s.i5!ae s.atld-.-a aialti
wiifry elated, and sc
so siaoiar :a
f JtOa the 14th December, two mea who
i bad beea out fowling ia a skiff ia the Xiaara
river, above the Falls, drifted Laio the current
ad wat over the Cataract
I DOMESTIC EDrCATtOX IN AMERICA. ..
Good domestic training is hardly included
i among the common virtues of Amercan life.
; Travelers from other countries spak with
i wonder and indignation of the negligence of
' parents in the United States, of the almost
universal failure to inculcate filial reverence, '
1 and to enforce obedience in the home circle
1 of children. Bors and girl emerge intoman
hood and womanhood, with lialf-devt-loptd :
physical and moral faculties, and during the ir !
very brief tutelage often govern rather than
obey. They live upon dainties instead of
simple food; they develope a moibid imaina
' tion, by reading innumerable works of lic-tion; '
they k.ep late hours, and have their own se
ries of parties like their elders; in short, the
simplicity of childood is remembered as one
of the antiqu-j relics of another age. A wri- '
ter in Putnam's Magazine gives a graphic'
description of a scene oficn witnessed iu pub
lie houses in this country, which i- worthy :
'of being read and pondered:
! LITTLE SAMMY.
I A public table is a very good place for
; showing off the bringing np of children. One ;
small boy four or five years of age, who had I
a stat directly opposite mine, one day gavel
'mean opportunity of making an obscivntion
or two on the effects of the discipline of the ,
Virginia nursery. He was a determined hok- '
ing little fellow, evidently aeeusiomed to carry
things at home with a high hand, and kick
in;r all the little niggers about lijjhi ami lelt.
lie began his dinner with a dish of almonds,
which happened to be standing before him,
and at wiiich ha mil t a sit .den grab the
moment he was in his chair. No squirie!
ever put nuts into his mouth faster iIi.iti h
did for a couple of minutes, at the end of
; wheih tim" he began filling his pockets.
! At length the waiter asked him what Le
would have for dinner.
"Give me chicken," said he sharply.
The chicken was brought.
"Give me jelly."
The currant ieilv also was brought.
But. very soon, something going wrong
; the youth began to cry. His mother, how
ever, opposed him; and stopping his noise,
he called in a mild tone of voice, for some
This furnished, he did not withdraw his
nose from the cup til! it ha 1 touched the bot
I torn; and when he did. there wa s:ill a drop
'pendent at its tip. This however, fell oti", as
throwing his head back against the chair, he
drew a loud, loug breath, as if his dinner
I were done, and he himself complet Iv ex
j But a few moments' rest revived him. when
he "returned to his muttons." Vet iio.hiu"
within sight suiting him. ho s-at, for a few
1 minutes, grumbling and whining, and iu a
humor dcei Je lly utrfavot able to the digestion
of his almonds, chicken, jelly and milk. But,
at length, having made himself and his parents
'sufficiently uncomfortable, he knew what he
wan'ed, and cried out boldly,
"Give me 'las.-es."
MoiSes, !Sammy," iep!i-;d Lis father.
. "Vou don't want molasses a', dinner "'
This paternal reproof brought the b!o -1 iti
to the fac of the heir, and gathering up all
:l e streng h of his la.igs lor one burst ,.f
wrath., he h.i-.t led oti", high above the chi'ler
of Lnives ari l foi ks.
" 'L tse! 'lasses! cjrn dodder and lases!"
Tin.- niU'tM was produced it for no oth
er pirpox.-. to h'.np tie oung wn-tch's
moulii. But corn dodger being a brenktast
cake, he was rajoled into subjti.utiug a piece
of bread for it. This he now- nmu-ed him
self with working around in the p.io!.ises, till
t!te bread was well soaked through, a:id more
or less Lr. kf-n to j-;e'es. How, t! en, to get
lhe-e fragments in o his nvcrh vra the next
fpjestio:i. A spoou did not altogether suit
i:;.-n;a;id ii:ia!!y. ia went tf" lingers. Thtse
carried him succeslu!lv through the t ,
tiiougii, at tne end of it, his face was as , '
smeared from ear to ear, as if he had been -sucking
at the bung-hole of the original ho 's- j
head. He was now to! 1 to wipe his face on
his r.apk-n; but I think he did it on the table-
i To all appearance, the little gourmand ;
was sa dated. lie leaned back in his chair, j
braced his feet against the table, an i seemed
as quiet as if he had been the fattest boy in
the state, instead of being as he was as lean as
a slick. i
But he was not through his dinner yet. !
Giving the rickety iab'e a sudden push with '
l is let-r, which overturned a g'xd-siz-d di-h '
of custards, he resumed hi- upright position, j
and cried u'l',
"B-;ef! give me beef'"
() sonny, exc. aimed his motner, "you
Jiav; i-en enong.i.
"No, no. no'."' was the indign
i;ive me be"'! ive beef!"
What was t. be doic with the ;: !e ra-ci?
He kicked, squirmed, threw up hi- naukin, i
and stiil cried I r beef. B. ef he would have.
Well, the beef, too was brought. Bat he ,
, would'nt touch it did'nt want it an 1 s
pouting, wuh one finger in his in n.h. I.i
fac. lie Could eat no more. Bat a? nobody
said a word to him. he wn the more indig
nant, and bursting into a rage, he threw the
plate containing ti.e beef into his father's lap.
that containing the remainder of the molasses
into his mother's, and Liiaieli", at the tame
time, under the table.
"Cesar!" ca!!el out the mortified father,
"take away this bad boy."
And, before Sammy had time to catch his
breath, and scream twice, Cesar had him out
of the dinintr room.
Paavra Prayee rras aoi invented: it was bom
wiui tae eiu. liie first joy, the 5rst sorrow ef
the human heart; or rather maa wa-t bora to pray;
! to plcrify Gad, or to imjjore bill was his ouK as -I
sioa here beio-v; all else pe:ihes before b'im or
with him; bat tae cry of srlory. of adTih-atin. or
if lee, w hich ho rj.su lowartlatae Creator, d.a
not perish oa Lis pa.ins frora ihe earth: it rv-
ascpD'is. itresoonds l.-otn ae to aje, :n the eir o-'
tne Altn-gbty, hke the re?e.tia of Lis ewa tnax-ui-Tcic;.
It U th? ofy taiag ia ran whHh U
: ho!ly divine, and jrhich he caa exhale with joy
aad pride; is ati ao-naze t him to waora h-mare
alone is dae the iaSi'e Btng Lamxrtime
J IIow to cook Potatoes Put them on
i in boiling water, and cook until nearly done.
; then bake tintil thoroughly dry. A little
salt should be thxowu iatQ tLe ooIIId? w-
Another Revolitiosart Testimoxt to
tiis JrsTXKSS of ora Brisciples. In an ora
tion deliiered at the request of Conrees. by
Gen. Henry Lee, oi the death of Gen. Wash
ington, Dec. 26. 1799, that Revolutionary
patriot used the following eloquent lan
guage: "Methinks I see his august image, and
hear tailing f-om his venerable lips these deep
sinking words: Cease, sons of America, la
menting on separation! Go on and counnu
by your wisdom the fruits of our joint ef
forts, and common dangers! Reverence reli
gion, diffuse knowledge throughout your
land, pa'roize the ams and sciences. Let lib
erty and order be inseperable companions.
Control party spirit, tl. bane of tree govern
ments. Observe good faith to. and cuhivate
peace with all na ions. Shut up every ave
nue to foreign influence; contract raiher than
extend national con netion; rely on .yourself
only. Be Americans ia thought, word, and
deed. Thus will you give immutably to the
Union which w:-.s the constant object of my
tcrre'i.-d labors; thu will you preserve undis
turbed to the litct pos'evhy the felicity of a
people to me most dear; and thus will you
supply (ii'iny happiness is now nuht to you)
the only vacancy in the round of pure bliss
high Heaven bestows."
"Such were the sentiments of Gen. Lee.
of Virginia, a'uibu ed to the Father of his
Country, and which perfectly coincided with
those he expressed during his life. Such
are ihe principles against which the ad
ministration of Franklin Pierce and the whole
foreign party are waging war, for the avow
al of which they proscribe patriotic Ameri
cans. Flibtatios of Married Women. The re
cent occurrences in Boston lorms the text for a
sensible sermon by the Hartford Courant.
The improper "flirtations" of ihe two mar
ried women with young men has blasted their
characters forever, caused the death of an
amiable but weak young man. and imprison
ed the huibands on a charge of murder! Says
The '-innocent flirtation" of married women
is one of the abominations of modern society.
Even a desire for promiscuous admiration is
wrong in the wife. The love of one and his
approval should be all that she should desire.
Let her be ever so beautiiul, it is a disgusting
an appaling sight, to see her decorating that
b'H.HV for the public giZ'' to see her seek
ing the attention of all the seseless fops
aioiind her, an 1 rejoicing in the admiration of
other eves than those ol her husband. lb-r
beauty should be for him alone, not for the
gaze of the fools that flutter around her.
There i- always with the sedate and the wise,
a sensation of disgust, when a married lady
attempts to ensnare and entrap young men by
a profuse di-play of her charms, or an unli
censed outlay of her smiles. Such charms
and such smiles are loathsome to the indiffer
ent behol !er "the trail of the serpent is over
Such wives should know, if they do not
know it already, that their influence over the
virtue and the prudence of young men is as
delete! io---as if they were the most abandon
ed of women. They lead them to believe
there is no purity in the sex that married
virtue is but an outside show ati 1 that de'i
cacv and propriety are but masks r outside
dresse. The effect of their character is that
. t" a siient corruption, sapping the foundation
of Ic.-ior a-:d probhy, and truth. Let them
rer-i v p their charms and tic; fascination of
their fLiiHTing attention for the husbands to
whom thev belong, and if they must be ad
ni'red, let it be as faithful wives, as self deny
ing mother-, the eduea'ors of a young gen
eta io-i of immortals. It was said in the
praise of a woman in ancient limes Dsmum
manfil. lunam fttit. Let such be the motto
of married women now.
A BrtM Trnl. fs -itirriuN Iu Tr-n'ty church
ynri tlier.- i.s a.i inscripti u on a tr.tnb siii-riiljr-Iv
and tifT-c iitjily beautiful, we cannot forer to
:vcoid it, and tne eiuoiioi s it aakeued in ibe bo
no 'ii of a stranger. It a un obloiia- pile of mason
ry, surmounted by a slab-stoue, oa w hich are cut
the f.jl owhsg word.-:
Th- tmmprt rhall ord and the dead hU ris."
Tr.ere are no utber letters or characters to be
found oi the slab or pile.
If there is one inscription in tbi thousand ian
jaaes, ta.it are, or have beea on earta, fitted to
retain its s i'llciie me4nii throagti every period of
lime nj to the resurrection mirnin. it is th!
Tne writer seemed aware that nam is would Iks for
'vren. an I titles fade from the memory of the
"tr I i He. therefore, etiirra ved the pane by which
he iir.-t knew her who p-ive him birth on the stone
i .d the d"a est of a'l nam-s, that of mother,
siu'! s ...! a thrill lliroih the heart ef every one
who Tuy ever lean over this in onu mental pi. If
an s'.ij'i wish to know firtber of her, who hil a
child to engrave her oust endearing name opon a
' rock, he sublime! referred to the flonudinr of
!rum;e!. and the tiain of the deal, when he
Sharpe's Rifles. The recently invented
weapon, if it possesses one-half ot the power
and capacity claimed for it by its proprietor,
i.; d-stined son to supercede every other
weapon f t war like purpose now in existence.
It i ti.e most efljc-icious and terrible fire arm
in existence. The small carbine now used
by the U. S. mounted men. throw a ball with
deadly accuracy one qaarler of a mile, aad
can tx fired ten ti-r'-s a minute. I; is not
complicate J in structure, is easily cleaned,
and suffers no icjnry from wet weather. Mr.
Sharpe i nw prep iring nvde!s for four new
species of his weapon, namely, a small pocket
pi-stol, calculated to throw a Minnie ball one
hun dred yards; a cavalry pistol, with a range
of five hundred yards; a rifJe suitable for foot
men, with a range of one mile; and a lanre
gun. to tii row a two ounee ball, or a small
shell, one mile aad a half, or as far as a mtn
or horse caa be seen to advantage. With
this l uter weapon, Mr. S. declares he can set
on fire a house or ship at a distance of nearly
two miles, and prevent the ue of field artil
lery by killing the horses before theguns are
brought withia good range. .
This rifle ia the Laud of a good marksman,
l . is
is equai to mueis, oayoaeis ana an; lor,
I r'ace a man six rods distant, with a musket.
and bayonet, and before he can bring the
bayonet into use, the rifle can be loaded ani
! discharged tea times. They carry balls with
'greai precision and force. Mr. Sharpe in
. tends these rifles to become a national wrap-Jo-j,
and should Congress, by usin a little
liberality, purchase the patent, the country
- would be possessed of a means of warfare un-
equaled in the world. Si. Louis Lm.
j A BaArrirci. Taiarra to a Wira Sir James
: Mackintosh, the historian was married ia early
! life, before he attained fortane or fame, to M;ss
j Catharine Stuart, a yoong Scotch lady, distinguish
ed more for the excellence of her character than
her charms. After eight years of a happy wed
; ded life, during which she became the mother of
i three children, she died. A few dars after h?r
; death, the bereaved bosbaed wrote to a friend, de
picting: the character of his wife in the following -terms:
i -l was uidet! (be obserres) in my choice on!
hy the blind affevtioa of my youth." I found aa
intchijent companion and a" tender friend, a pru
dent momtress, tlie mtt faithful of wives, and a
mother as tender as children ever had the misfor
tune to lose. 1 met a woman, bo by the tender
der msn-jgement of my weakness gra.bially cor-
1 rec ted the mt nernicioos of them. Sac became
'. prudent fri anVctiwo; and though of the most
generous nature, she was taught frngal.ty and
! economy by tier love for aia. "
I lurin the Bi;wt eritica! period of my life.idve
prwrved oisler ia my affairs, from ths care cf
hich she relieved me. She gently reeiaiBi-' 1 mo
5 from my dissipation: he propped my weali an 1 ir
resolute nature: she arifed ray iodolenee to all the
exertions that have been oseful and ereditiible to
me, and she was ierpetual!y at hand to adnonsii
: my heedlvsness or iiuproridcr.i. To hs;t I ov a
; whatever I am; to her wha'ertr I ,!;;.:! ba, Ia
her .licitmle for my interest she never fr a n3
ment forsrot my ftiius or my charaak r. Even
in her occasional reset,! ment tor which I but tuo
, often pave hr cane, (would to God I coald re
j caii thore moments!) she had no f tioenncss r ac- ,e
: riei'V.y. llr feelimrs were warm and impetuous;
' bat she was placable, tender a.:d co t::t. Such
j was she whom I bava lost wh-n her excellent nat
i ur-i sense aa rapid! improving, after eight
' .eiirs' struggle aid d;sfes had bound us Cit to
i e'hr; when a fcnowledce of h r worth had re
i tiia-d ui youthful love into f i-mJ.-hf,., and before
I ane had deprived it tf much, of ita original ardcr.
' I lost her alas! the choice of nty youth, tha purt
! ner of fry niisfitrtnaes. nt a mo'tnent when I had
ithe prosrect of her bhAtitij my better tlnys.-
; f Home Journal.
i 1 , , . . ,
Tut: Motiif.r ami litis Pamilv Philosophy i
j rarely fjand. The most perfect sample 1 ever
; met was an u!J womnn, who was apparently th"
1 poren and most forlorn of the human species
,o true is the maxim which all profess to believe,,
i and none act upoa iavariably, viz: "that happi
: lies d,es not depend up ia outward circtunslaj
' ces." The wise woman to whom 1 Lave ai'u h d,
, walks to lloston, a distance of tw-pnty or tnirty
j miles, to sell a ba of brown thread aajstockiu.it.
and then patient!,- walks back aaio aiia her
j tie pains. Iler dre., thoigh tidy, is a collect ieri
I of "shreds aid patches," coarse in the esffm
j 'Why dou't you coaie ia a waou?' said I, when
I observe I that she was wearied with her lot.
i 'We haint got any horse, she replied, -the ncisrh
; ors are vcy kind to uie, but they can't spate
theirn, and it would cost as much to Uire as all mv
thread would come to.'
'Vou have a husbaud djn't he do anything for
'' 'He ir a sood man he d csa!I he can, but he's
! a cripjdo ad a i invalid. He reels my yarn and
menus ice cauurena uoes. He id as kind a hus
band ns a woman need ta havti.'
Bat h:s bcinrr a cripple ii a heavy muJbrtsna .
you.' said f. ,
Why, ma'am, I dvin't look optm it in that liht,
rcn'ie I the thread woin-ja. d consider that I h'avn
, great rea a.n to be ihaukful ibat he never took t j
. a.iy l ad habits.
Ilj7.' iniiity children have you"
' 'Six so'.u au I five daughters, ma'am.'
i 'Six sons and five daughters? Why, what a
; fa'.iiiiy for a por woman to a;'fort !'
It is a family, ma'a.n; but there aint one of 'cm
Fd be willing to lose. They are all as healthy
i children as ncd to be all willing to work, aad
i all clever to me. Liven the smallest, when be jr?ts
! a few cents now and then for doing aa errand, wiil
be nfoays S'irc to bring it to mtv
i l)o joir daughters rn yoir thread?'
'Xo. tna'am, as soii un iltey are bi euoacrh th-y
1 u' out to service, an I don't want to keep tiiem ftl
.iy willing to jrive me wht they cm; tat it's
rigtilatid fuir that l bey should do a little for them
selves. I do ull aiy Kpinuing after all the folks are
goi to bed.
lMt'i you think yon should be better o.Tif yoa
( had ii. one but ytur.-ielf to provide f.r.r
j 'Why, no ma am I don't. If I had not beea
' m irried, I should always have to work as hard as
. I could, and now I cau't do more than that. M y
; eliildieu arc a! vay a jrreat comfort to me, and I
; look forward to the time when tbey wi.I do h
' ni'i'-h for me a-i I Lave always done for ti-eni.
1 Hire was true philosophy. I learned a
j lesson from that powr woman, which I shall not
soon forg-t. Mt-s Sedgwick.
fifS" A friend remarked to us yesterday
l that he thought us wrong in holding Judgo
, Perkins up to ridicule as we have done that
! we should have respect for his ofiieial position,
drc. As other friends may hold similar views,
1 we would state that w hare always entertain
ed doe respect for the Jtidi'-iary, when it acta
in a way to command respect. But in the
case of Judge Perkins we bolJ that he lias
: forfeited all claim to r-speC that he has al-
lowed hi poliMca! prejudices to over-ballaace
and out-weigh his impartiality as a Jude
that he has pre judged the liquor law ani
that he lia a-Jted in a manner unworthy of
i one in his high position. Last winter, while
i the prohibitory law was being prepared, and
afu.r it had become all w. ii is well understood
, that he wrote sundry let'er to the Richmon i
: JeJforsonian, denouncing the law in pot-house
' sty!.-, and showing in what respect iteonSio
! ted with the Conspiration. And Dot only ibis,
; btr !vj l.as ever since violently opposed tha
! law; and but a few weeks before a decision
; was made by theSjpreme Court, he managed
to have case bro'tht before him as to
give an ex parti decision upon the Law. This
effectually killed thebw, and that is just what
No. sir, we hare no respect for a Judge
who. we have reason to believe, has prosiku,.
: tad i.is judicial powers to base party parpoa
; es. To Judge Davidson, we are willing t
i concede dua respect, although he decided in
i the same manner as Perkins. Bat until 'that
decision teas made, he expressed no opinion,
and no one knew what hi views were. He
preserved, at least, a semblance of rirtu;. al
though he may have had it not. Perkins de
serves condemnation aad be shall hare it.
Xete Al'jany Tribune.
fjWhat fools some men are, to wwry
i because thy are not as rich as that fellow
across the street. Tbe richest man ia town
will be forgotten in fifty years from bow,, as
, the mason who built the llcky Mountains.
, In 17 13 we attended the funeral of a million'
; aire. We visited his grave yesterJiy, and ,
I what do yoa suppose we saw four bab-tailed
1 pigs rooting up the sub soil from his graye.
' And that was the end of all his influence a
I neglected grave with four boh -tailed piga '
rooting up h resting place, So passes the
glory of this world.
CyThere have been 1.343 BriOah ahipa
t built during the past year.
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