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VIVE! VA LEI Live and farewell! Of course, as Inna as nearion earth, wo nie com pelled to live, but d d tew of us fare I'll. The Latin maxim, however, I address to those generous people of Columbus who promised to sust'iin mc in the conduct ol a Color-Line Democratic organ in their city. I lore i U the fruit of their promises nn in fernal Radical paper. I commit the paper to the hands of these d d ras cally third termers because I have in mii.v - -rait - it ny longer. Tub Puess is now on a sound financial ha i; can, and will pay its debts; will le a good paper, as far as G.ant and Morton are concerned, and wilt "kick up h 11" generally. To S. M. Meek, Jas. T. Harrison, jr R. V. Hudson, E. T. Sykes, Ed. Rich ards, Jas. A. Stevens, G. 3. Tucker, Chas. H. Tucker, Henry A. Tope, Jno V. Worrell, (bim especially,) Kcan k Tracy,; ( where I got Whiskey), Jno. Templeion, T. W. Johnston, R. R. Spiers, W. H. Newlon, J. L, Moss & Co., Goo. Molcb, and others, I am un der all sorts of oblignlions; but I'll be d d it I'm under obligations to any body else, except Col. Cady, and I owe bim $50, which I'd bo glad for some color liner lo pay. Columbus is a fraud a d d rasoa 1 y cheat, and ought to be suppressed. I am going to run for Congress; but I expect, like all Congressmen, the race will end in hell. Because, Columbus is a place of unfulfilled promises, and that is the reason the Press is a Rad ical pap r to-day. I do not feel vin dictive, but I am naturally disgusted. FTmve not -deceived any women; I huvo not xloli'ii nn thing; I have de frauded no man; I have tried honestly to paj; my debts; but, from present appearance. I must certainly have "played h II." 1 have lied, it is true, but it was necessary to blind the in fernal inscals ofthe-'ColumbusCliquc." I have destroyed barrels of whiskey, but I have edited a good paper. If you won't support a Dcraocintio paper, I herewith present you with a Radical journal which for eight years you unstained; and if you have any "complaints to yiake, l feel fully justi fied in saying, (very unpoetically how ever.) but in the language of antiquity, "go to h 11."' These d d rascals who take charge of the Press to-day, have been my friends, and I recommend them to the patronage of that community which. Lis shown by its own acts that it will not support its own people. Adieu, gentlemen! Bye-bye! Fare well, as I said in the beginning; but if you tlu fare well, you will not get your deserts. Most of you are rascals and I send you a paper printed, pub lished and edited by your compatriots in villainy and lies. Yours, very muchly, A. P. JORDAN, Deceased. p, 3- If &y man "ho has paid his subscription in advance, is disposed to make a row about this early death of the Press, allow me to suggest that he cannot possibly have the' audacity to say that the above item is. not worth $2, and I send it to him without asy extra charge. If he does not think it is worth $2, then he may go to thun der, the devil, or any other of his inti mate friends. A. P. J.