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DEMOCRATIC AND LIBERAL COUNTY DEMOCRATIC AND LIBERAL COUNTY MASS MEETING. DEMOCRATIC AND LIBERAL COUNTY MASS MEETING. Selection of Delegates to the State Convention! Saturday, August 2nd, 1873. ' the Democracy and Liberal Vinton Cwittj-, are" reotostod to' meet in County Umi Meeting ot tlio Court House, in ' McArthur, on " . ' ..' j V, ! jSatvrJ(t!:,AugiUl 2nd, 173, (' j At I o'clock r. M., for the purpose or Meeting TOUR DELEGATIB ; to represent 1 the De mocracy and Liberal Republicans of Vinton ' county, In the Stat Convention, to be held at i Columbus, on the 6th of August, 1878, and to transact such other business as may come. be fore the meeting. . '.',, t A full attendance of all those opposed to- the open, high-handed, and glaring corruption of the present .administration in squandering publio moneys upon pet corporation, in the Credit Mobil lor fraud,' and in tlujaetlon of Congress in the passage , of the,. Infamous tact known as "Salary Steal," by "irltloh the servants of the people purloined from the ' public a large sum of money, over and above - the amount which they agreed to serve them, is respectfully requested at this meeting. ' By onlor of County Central Committee. - .' A. J.Swaw, . I '!";.,;.V'U1'..WU11). - a--. -I i 'U.-acxArroOLsv v;A W. BowKt.'t-haiiwan. .::.'-1) i .;' ) V. Political and Other News. r .ViCE-Prcsideut JVjlson is. report ' ed seriously ' ill. ' r", , , , . r' , j.J,i. (,i UnclkSam finds, hard, work to secure reoruis foj" the navy at $24 , per month, . . A sisteb of Colonel. Mosbv, of Confederate fajne,: has "been ap pointed a clerk in the Dead-letter office at Washington. t d.THE Grangers have commenced work on their grist mill on the Can on Eiver at Waterford, Rice Coun ty, Wis. .The mill will have a capac ity of eight ;rlm: of stone", though at first but six will be put in. ' Thirty divorces are pending in Franklin Common' ridas. ' : ; T. J. Davis, of Newark, Ohio, has Isold - 2,000 acres: of JPerry county :COal land, .to. a New. tYc-rfc Company, .for $1,000,000 ,;;. .,' ." A 8TORU, on the 4thv capsized a .sailing boat containing twenty per sons, . on Green. ,ake., Wisconsin, and ten lives are; reported Jost ... , ; The only credit'to which the Rad ical leaders in the Inst CnnrrcsB are entitled,, is Credit Mobilier. Large farmers'; fn6etings Tvere held at several places in Illinois on the Fourth. ' :W " '- ' The Constitutional Convention Is .composed of one hundred and five members. This number at $5 per day, makes an expense of. $525 per day. . Does it payr the people r . Mrs. Nancy Gibson died at Lib erty, Ohio, on the 25th ult., aged tOO years, 4 months, 2 days, and 65 years ; a , resident of, Guernsey county. ' V t The Professor Xa Mountain who was "killed on the th inst., by fall ing from a balloon,' at Iona, Michi gan, was not the real ta Mountain ; who made the . great "trip from St Louis to New York in 1859. '; ".' . 'I 1 : I t... I '. , ' The grasshoppers of Texas have eaten all the crops! between San Antonio and New Braunfels wheat. 'corn and everything to the leaves of the mesquite bushes. Amono the distinguished arrivals "at- tlin TTnlnn Sltnr.h- V.i.ln f'Uinnnn . 1 e- on June 21st, was "Stonewall Jack son," bullock, weighing 4,300 lbs. Gallatin, Tennessee, has lost by cholera one hundred of its citizens in a total population of one thou sand five hundred. This is a mor tality exceeding any ever known in Calcutta from the same disease. Mansfield, Ohio, has a first-class scandal. Rev. Si McBurney, pas tor of the Methodist church; of that place, is charged with "indiscre tions" with the female lambs of his flock, and the church has been closed against him. Johw C. Fsheu, of the Coshoc ton Democrat, has been nominated for State Senator in ' that district. Mr. Fisher is a first clasi man, and will do honor to the position to which he is certain to be elected. f California nas been lor years noted for its wonderful production of vegetables, hut now she caps the climax iri the sheep business. It is stated by the Sacramento Union that R. S. Carey, of Colusa, has : 1,300 ewes which lately gave birth to Iambs, and of that number 410 ' produced twins,' thus giving him 1,710 lambs from 1,301) ewes. Does any Eepubjican pretend to say that the .Radicals' in Congress,' who have' a inajority in both housescould 'hot have defeated the salary grab, had they been so disposed; will it deny, that the Pxesident was induced .to, make it, a law, , solely on account of one of the provisions of ' the ' bill which gives 'him'1 feu extra hundred dollars; and i it right for Radi cal Convention io 'denounce those who voted for the-bill and allow the champion grabber to escape? Answer solicited. The Railroad, Again. ,' wouid nave, a railroad tnafen 4 pijizens .would take some actiro and reliable measures for its construe tion but, at this, the last hour, we iftf"?klFoMA;aHfoarl'mnranv catfono acV i&ktBl W?tcia:)jvp agp, i WfJXgtebfa sny ihisat'the WHi M-WAaiTtV ill ;;,n)ljptlj.jiritbolitHoiibt,j is :lo Wl ' il t j.i ar t . fit.. Houso.fl fowf ,eekf aihecj ft wiife rosKjlvo,(Jj ;o.to five; thousand, of lars .by the, first, day. of August, prpy;ij(lp, tha. money , be , need , to pa' the expense of gradiug the road from this pluce to.McArthvr Station, a, distance of three Tniles in consideration of .which a repre sentative of the .Railroad Company pledged that ' scrapq rs, , shovels', picks,' and. men to usq tiiem, phould uo uviv ur iuc ijiu jut. ymy,. ye .rt .T'. i C0Ilaia i f ouco. , . , '.' AB far as. we can leiirii t lip. Ht.noiri holders have very generally signeti the agreement to pay their per cent of stoctf th ratse;the ifJve tuWaant dbllal?,0 and lire? teVtb Jork over'as soon as tle"':Cbmj5anj shoWomV-dpgrdrj 'wffrih! n?nesa taf tc4efMrr what 'it fjromts;sr"b(li citTe m SrvrV.r-'h m tit uiums ir wHujiniry jives swiu ami substantial evidence f' iti lnteri- tionsyit pill be useless Uy draw on- theift(iimoey.;i uc xy.l ( One thinfft certain; if tIieoln pany.will go totork in eai-netj ami show by their acts that they -JejillM mean . business and :d Tftilroad, the citizens north of McArthur Sta tion; -and along : the", line, will protnptly. meet i all ..demands, .and secure, as much' more stock as is already subscribed'from those now having no. interest in the enterprise.' Let .the Company : put., its men to work in this vicinity, forthwith, a the mouty.,18 assured j. otherwise- we may. as well step talking: dr hoping for 8 railroad. , A railroad is easily constructed on paper,, bu McArthur wants- hers -iit iron and 8team-.T.ther genuine arjioievf ; t , "P. S. Since the abovc-was- writ ten and in. :typc, thero, is a rumor current thati.work has "been com- mencegLor as -tor commence imme diateJyA.orth of McArthur tai tion. V,canio(j jvo'chCfMr, ttyj truth of. these . rumors, but Jiooe they may prove true. V -DIllMahala Correspondence of the Enquirer. SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, July 5, 1873. J. W. Bowen, Esq . : " J . ': n ; ...Having' rbtired 'frojh tho-.7?trfe-i pendent; I have turned riiy.; atten tion to other matters, and conqlu- ding a little recreation wpuld;;pe beneficial, I thought a trlp pr-thei Union Pacific . Railway, where- for merly I was an operator, would bo delightful before the Fourth, "VYhfirj I arrived at Rawlins, every vthug was excitement, on aepqupt, qf tljt Snake River Ute, Indians hfljvir gone on the war .path on' the .Tth A boy came m wounded, aud. reJ portedhe'iadjbeen shot.. . Immedi ately a partyV., ten-Cypur humbfei oervaiip iiMjiuueu, .j8Larve.a in pun suit; andovertook' a arid oV4 tvyeri ty-five frm jWJioia. we (demanded two horses wticTi were, rocogijjzea as belonging jo tizens,' .TheTps refused to give ;them up, and a fight ensued then 'and there. Eight 'Ihi dians killed and wounded, captured eleven ponies and one rifle, and no one seriously hurt " y ' The outbreak was caused' by Chief Jack, a young buck, with about fifty warriors, the balance refusing to side with him at pres ent, but-unless something is done immediately;; the whole band will be on the . war path. - The tribe is a large one',- and' 1 should the'y choose to follow Chief Jacky'a' lively time will ensue. .: The . citizens' will uh doubtedly shopt -every Iadiau who shows himself iri; the neighborhood of Rawlins J ' ' i . . If possible, I shall be in McAr thur in September. - iluiing;! ex citement is increasing every day; i new district ; is organized, 'and Brigham Young has sun-eyed out a town site. and . called it "Modoc'' City. He owns it, and town lots are "high." . , ,' Matters, politically, are anything but pleasing in the Territory, ow ing to a conflict between officers and'ex-offlcers -the Chief Justice and eaf-Attorney are at loggerheads. The Cx-Attorney.is a "tale unfold er," but' when called to db so in Coiir,t he cannot a "tale unfold."" E. J. EDMISTON. Here is something practical that was wrought, by the farmers' or ganizatioq. The State Grange of South Carolina has succeeded jri negotiating with the railrdad 1 lead ing ttOj the northwpst, a reduction of freight to one-half the old ratea Flour is'now transported from Dul buq ue to ' Charleston, .South', Carl lina, tf" $1.55 per'-bitrtcl,' instead of $2.83. COMMUNICATED. HAMDEN. PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE. ;On a receut visit to thoyljlao of ITamden' in tuo .southern t pari Uf thia cpunty, .I was very mHoh -flur- prised ,and pleased,, too, to sea t.hpn metropjoiuan ,airs Deing myy that liorelotore .Unisnea town. , ""J.'sirififihallVlald out., it cojitaHi ev loriy-eiufc tow, 'uiusiuinjr. uit-rb-nrth. ofii'acro cabh'.t have not' been able tb learn, the date qf the survev, nor the original proprietor, as-the-plat and sni'vey is stiTl in tiii Ree'erdois bftlcei'tif Jackson so'tint . . i-r . 'T. .. .f mm i''the ' t'own 'being' withih' 'that county Until this county was maqd, and was known oy iiie name Charleston. ' No 1 'dedication ands for -streets dud alleys to infl: ioi- puouu uses were ever maue in the original plat, ;althoup;h "tiiie streets1 were marked and name. But by common consent and 1 publ ic oocupaiicy, the streets and alleys aia supposed to be establishedno legal, i decision is hereby Intended, however. ' .:.( i".r.t. I .: j lt : Various additions I wero '.'made from time to tirae, up ta 1831, when thoi-e- wore cighty-ohe" 16ts7Rolj- .Wu.slrst .rtddition, was- humbereiu ueg.jnu4ng nwitu, number one, ant ending with numbef. fourteen.4- Tlwre ,are, : therefore, two .'sets oi i, numbering ,irom one tqJpgu teen, i Paiuo's Addition . ;begtjftjra; fprty-niue,tand ended at fifty-four, wit.h .two; additional; ones, . sixty four audTsixty-five. II ollinghead's be-jan at fifty-six, aud ended at siy-threq. Tarr's bega)i at sixty-. 8x,','arid'4nded at sixty-eight; . and Dill's began at sixty-nin e, and end ed at seventy-three. There is no lot numbered fifty-five. ; , j In May, 1854, the. whole town, as it then stood, was re -surveyed arid platted, and on the 11th day of Jan-i uary.'ISSa, the pi ,t was certified to before George Craig, Esq., by Sam uel '"-Tarr," Lemuel' S.' Paine, ' Penj. Yeager, Nancy Tarr, antibioses, 'Rosanna, Isabel: MaiM, and-John llolligshead. ' ' j" Atjthat time these lots, witfi 'the) J e.vtc)um iH '1UW' ownca' Dy nout- JidsUlbnts.-iirid ' Bbram Wilber; wttfe IJfullt uioii; none of the buildfftgfe were .very costly, and built after1 'the old ; style; no cornices' and; shrii windowB, and scarce! weifc.ipaiuted;. they sooti ' looked Ik ixA .djlapi dated, and prematurely - old. t . j The principal . business wasiseWiig ltquojy drinking, fighting, aud! gam- bhug.,,-, The growth df;the, place had sturpped in toot, was .finished, and ready , for fed elngj Jjfuch was Hanf uoii when the Marrictta: and . Cin cinnati Rail R oad : was projected. About the same time the road from Portsmouth to Newark was located, and Hamden became' the Junction. the strength of these .loca tions,, furnaces sprang up in that region as it by magic. Nestling in a, beautiful valley and surrounded by Wis full to. ' repletion with .min er wealth, and at the crossing jotfi ' f " l 7 t vuaus, inpeji-i f growth j jot luiiKi eu neeraeu to bo insui-oa.- but pUsned ajid still no improve- Welils." Society but little better. . "The " reason for this staridstilled- niess- nothing Is charged for the new word , soon became evident they were hemmed in by a few rich farmers whose meadows and pas ture fields came quite up to and surrounded the town. ' These" eentleme'ri reshlutelv' -' fused to eefl a. foot of 'land, and men f capit al for that reason failed to invest. . -. The . war broke out, and money became plenty every where -some of o ourse stuck to the pockets of the people of the town, and having no chance to spread out, began' to impro ve that which they had. Real Estate advanced, somo sold out, a new elemont of go-ah eadativeness began to leaven up the old lumps. Rail Roadrt were created, and soci ety improved but still those old farmers, entrenched in land monopi oly sat as sentinels, imprisoning and. guarding the spirit of progress. ;This state of affairs continued until within the last year or two. The Rail Road Company built one of the finest depots at this point that can be found on the road, and the hotels did a thriving business. Our' friend L P. Obincr, of the Oh' nier Bro.'s firm, who have so many eating houses established along the line of various Kail Roads', north, east, and west, settled down here in that ; business, and being wide awake in the turning of an honest penny, succeeded in purchasing ' a a few acres cast of town, at a largo Dricc, and 6n April 18th, 1873, laid out and platted thirty' lots, and be gan the sale of them, Conditioned that the purchaser should build bn them a good, substantial home.-- Three lots are now sold, and ope; nouse, by ' rriend Jnn Workman, the clever Rail Rfiad Atront, is near ly, , completed cottage style, onb story and a half, 52 feet by 32., , ' ' Ohmcr's brcaklnsr of their linen completely demoralized our frlendsj the sen thiols,: who threw up the sPQtigc, and the next day , L. . fc, ruiue( laid out and platted fifteen Iotg,'"fhbst all of which ar ' sold without conditions. uefr An v a tlialftht I T T"" 1 On Juno 17th, iiir (humorous friend, Eph. IAblfti ollo.w(d with 10 lots. And this year, before the icy-breath aLwlntor oomes ujwn us, thre williayo JieeUj, Vujlt twenty housos,'alf iul moarn'; style', Elirhl have- been-rfintahed," and the others WtW StyhfaxW i ooi'vosponcj-. ferto each and every improveinont, buf tqannot;cloe lvithput speaking of tiie business, otise-of. BurtjeiT ftyi' y hose .ontlttUou ', jiaa juit been laid, on the same old ground wii'i ij'v"-, "V uiutuusions are infect front, ''6u Main'' by ft feti deep on tlie street running wet from tli'e depot;' two' et'orles high,' ft 12. feet rtnd 1Q feet; shov 1 10 fpet ty windows in irofit, a front, and extending aiound the -ins :'J .iid, i.i iiii: rner; the. glana are "arge Of Cor eiigui, luui louuie iuick hvf. .material '" for ' tlio wobd.woi-k wilTbe bro'yght.on t'ho grbhntt' airUfly dressed,' a' oo(l cut ' laf wlthTtile drain iiiOToot lon'.' ! 1 iur. xm oprague is tue contractor, Tho wliole iS'o 'he 'built a the. 1$ tcsttylo oT':niiVhecoiipU: ted.i,wiH rifnrin tiiainiillCence auv bKii'shftisiiiXfltiv;Iftiri.: out-iiny-ra oiaugcvi. aotwiicnrciYi you llud'VilioiV ' la-iSAig; Vftriet, attend4o-vwif2(AvdnWrJlney iel df penille Veiiyjnflal'inakHffW men!." its, Miill.' ih- :gbodliuiterJSTi: battlo is- 5 woi 'ad- Wn of LiLuleu':i's.fti3WiJJIu next decade) it'willijoinpw'e.tiufjii'ij-. bly .iiri tit soifie'r of :hoia '..'Jnul! vtltrtib; wesceen towns -tunt Birinr upaiitp- r i t 1 1 . i cityies as jf Called into'bolug by!)ip U O-ta tlhlW G. Stock Raising BY PROF. J. D. BUTLER. LINCOLN, Neb., 1873. Abput the j 20th of Maifth JI took the train froiri jiero tp'Chuiago, 542. miles." . Leaving this." city' at two'oh one 'afternoon.1 1' fellttula" ArdWi.'ii'HV ha'vo reivched-lhat' Olio'oB),(4f1the Lfttei.'JititbceQ rfjlpoWvortthe next crds's;' ibf -;accoTtfin r to,'the; pcal llHihft"it.wsa ('Allr&li.Mfli win " li.Tf rr-j-"" ip" t" -" i9f:Aiva)!awsiJJa(djiJiiabcdjdav: r. a i i .3 i i i bdre(iTi(tHfee9s6hf! hd ?riJsl) (Uyibw4iitijdown.;(thd ri "er. ii Ml , , Jlcaiibine..haweyerjse,vtral id oa'gd, Mvi : seivtvrbltM''niile8 -to Asjlland to. epeafi thef night in the yAV.tiPyoMaew .'-kept' through the winter, ,1 went with tiiem to inspect me iNeprasKa style Of!w;ock.fUtenhig.',,. ii'K- .v.. One(Vrird I visited is on a nock I of (land betweep two rivers, one.fresh aiui one sau,-80 tnatno salt isneeu ed for the stock. The only1 shelter was a close fence four feet hi!ih on one side, and hay .cribs'on another, which broke thq force , of the .wind. Though thc'wniter had been the so yercst elci; kjiowri, "'the' cattle were in feofiditoAdHibh, and none of them HdXlied. (U'Jte.jf- had i no, covering wnatever oyeruead. j.(.7 - ; . , '"The food of the4 stoci was mainly Indian corn, each 'c&Wut i'uto thrjiU' nieces, and shove1ev froiil' W wagon' into huge troughsi scattered here and there in tlief-gj-ij, r.WiH hay ill the side' cribs was- ajtfays i the reach of the sto,ckvaiiavBOme of thb corn, cobs and-aU" was 'gSound in jv horse mill into Coarsotneal.j ';' j 1 Tho hay cost only the' Cutting,' being free on what lii E'ngWud wo'd be called "commons." ' -Thb ' corn ias partly raised, close.1, at : hand, ninety . bushels and Mipward .on" a sinsic acre ana . rmrti v. : bouirut. ut 15 cents a bilshel," "J i,J'' j j'rlUie attlelwora TixasUlid been driven . last year liaoOf miles1 from the far. south-)yesL, . The:. first cost wad $12 per head and $6 more for driving to the-yard. ''Flvte' dollai-g more will pay ; passage to Chicago, j The last lot of a hupdred Bent froni this yard sold for four and a half Cents, or' more' than fifty ..dollars a beef. .. ' .. '... i-i ;.. No business is ffrowini? faster iii Nebraska than stock raising.) None Will, pay better.', Indian corii is too bulky for1 distant' 1 transport. ' It needs a condenser. . What it ineeds it finds in cattle and hog ' Hog skin and-cawhido . make .tua bout bags bags that hold teii times morb than canvas bags of the same size; ' Asmana is a .'new;towri : on 'tile "Burlington .Route", from the Mis sissippi River to Ft; JCparnc, and twenly-five miles west "of rlatts- mouth; In that, land district Over 25,000 homo-steadors and , pre-etnp. tors hayo filed claims' at the United States office in LipcoliK and about 3,000 Iiav6 bought Tl, k M., Raib roadlaiidon ten years credit uncj 6 per cent interest." On land "Coh tracts since 1862 ilothing pf fai principal is payauie tail tue endXi four years.' ", V -..'' ' ' ','FlUNK . n.; ''. V'ALWOimL( for the ".murder'. of his father, was entp'need in '.JJew York to imt prisonmehlt'' for life. ' Judga Da vis, in passing sentence, said he ' vas 'not'1 sure but ' that the case' would have justified aver diet of murder ill the first dereo. WalWcirtlr hiaintained a stoical derheattor,' skying that lie' thor oughly tinderstood' his position. "..y-i i. u ii'ii iu! ri i jsa 'owl' 1 'Tho fdrxue'rs'i'of :Iova have resolved to Jealve the Republican party a'nd start one of their own.1 Thejr ;areJ said 'to -lie-'looking around for a farrnerjfor Prei- dent. The Great Storm and Flood in the The Great Storm and Flood in the Hocking Valley. The storm of July 3d and 4t h was greater and inorb destructlvb along (jne Hocking Kiyrj than jelscrvhorc. The entire country, from a jppint above Lancaster to the Ohio River, was Cofcrbd with' water! ' The loss of property is 'estimated n't one mil lion dollarti ' The Atnehs 'Messek- ger of -July 10th', 'sAys'r " ;1 '- -The Hockini -Valley was a- wnstb of water from Carroll t6 Hockirig port and, wheat corn ,nd, meadow throughout itp Jengtli) and' breadth was swooped down to" the ground. At NdIeeiiTillo,; fifty '''families were driven. Froni ,their homesj cm Friday night, the west end of the: town, be ing surmexgedjlthepanic, "coqfusion and alarm becasioned Jby ' the mnd rush of waters; the hurrying to! and fro of, .the .'startled, ; ho useless fugi tives, aiid all the,erowds of exciting' details incident, urioh the suilden catastrophe at this plnt we caiinot stop to bote. ' Embraced1 in a par: tial summation of losses here, . are the bridge and crops of, Mr,.: L.r, D. Poston, $i0,000; bridge and. coal works of W. B. Brooks, $5,000' ; tan yard of J. F. Broadt, $6,000; plan ing mvlL and .dry dock: of .Geoi'ge r- reer, $ i500;' orpps aud lumber of J oiinJUMToldr $2,O00and , so the list could be indefinitely extended. kTJie 'wailing waters with destructive sweep rushed wildly vepi iho )ascbn tpjMain' .street, irnpetuousjy ,d'iyi into houses and nwrglin io :d;ife confusiWthci f J pacts' f wrta sol iaW tetStibnieverv1 britfffe ib the;T4cinttyj6ffafl!lwn waH:JawirJt Vfi'tiiallv-reljuilt' v:Mi J -'AtChalincey. five mils noith of 7vuicnwrm( waters entered the sec ond 8tory.oftha dwellisatjc 5a al- All.! t Alt . . ' ' . . rati.ou of local res'liitsi ,atthis ppinb km IiitMeiftffti;fcirie"d -at iNclscaiy ifle jvaud the-: same Jof Elodd- ,wopd;- at., jihis latter oAffS-'iftlMi t, daylight onSaturday.jtBoiining. the ancuui ui iur. A.U1UI1 IjUWIS,. .WHjU resides nearthe Arnold1 shaft,1 w'as attractDfl Wthe shrill sereanis" of i wprflanjfoce'cdii'igin a boat in the' direction of tho alarrh,' he -found wprrian withiher'twd clnldren Iri rttb loft of their cabin," ; siirroiinded' by the rapidly, encroaching, watet's; be hnwiedlv tore througlilthoflliiinrles rowing .them to his. own resj- . (ThAlworJcB of the" Hocking Valley Salt Company,were seriously. dam godv. Jtheir loss in- manufactured Salt'aiclie 'exceeds 1,000. barrels; all theinaller bridges' in1 ttie Tielgh borhimdrjftlte' yrks weiie" dpstroy edj!r. From the Ir'esidepce..' ofMj-. Jlenry Lrowu, of Chauncey, to.. salt wbrks, a 'distance, of half a ni(e."tije entire population ;wcrc''forced''tp abandon their dwelliiigs'l during Friday 'night and Saturday, morn ing. The works at Salina,: owned by Mr. Geo. T. Gould, lost three thousand barrels' of 'salt ' in bulk;: the. loss of Mr. Gould has been estimated at$5,0t)0. ... ' . Aipng the individual losses in the district just above referred,', are those of Henry Brown $3,000, Id flrmary iarm $2,000, A. Courtney $1,000, Judge and Joseph . Jewett conjointly $,500, Joseph Dorr about 1,000, IJirdiu'VAjTOitage1' $1,000,' Wm,. Ctottrtney-'k)560, -';;w i 1 Northlii'g d(isErn'ctible :irf the Vat -ley -? intervening th'e U confronting highlands, hjip w.holy esjoped. The especial losses to jpdividuars here n4:at this writing only been able to arrive at :i n part. Our townsman, Mr. D. B. Stewart, is probably the heaviest single loser; independent of the indirect damages he sustain ed, his losses in calculable proper .tyincludo about 100 acres of corn, 80 acres of fine wheat, 1,500; bush els' old com in crib materially in jured, 40 acres meadow destroyed, lQOteords of wood and 50,000 feet of.jdmber .swept away la addition to Wigsttinatec datpages to mill an lences JMrf 'Jp'seph Herrold's loss, witf rHil betYCu $5,000 mid $10,1 000;: Hon,' E. llj Moore-' will '"ibs something over.' $2i0()0.f MrJ John Ring between $LQ00,and $L500.. Aiuon', tliosp, of "our .'citizens of. wnose losses we-nave receiyed iw estimattf are . Messrs-' Pirtp Wil con, llifaiu . Bingham,. -Grosychor and Beaton, R. J. Cable, Jesse Da yls, Adgdstus' Norton,' Oliver Car: pdiiter, S. II. and Leroy Mansfield, Si S. JJoyics, Sheriff WarrPn,' Chas. Henry, Benjamin Randell, and liii deed every farmer in the Valley be tween Athens and the Ohio river. ', ..,: ,. i' :i .. !.' I. ".' ;' In additional to the serious in fliction on our local agricultural in terests tho damage' Wrought by the flood, to tho: Hocking' Canal ;and, Hocking Valley R. R. centering iii our town is alone1 of startling magt nitude; The canal between ' ;this point and Logan has been well nlgli destroyed ; the cncroacl)inenjt.;of the Ilocklug river comi)lotely washiui away the tow-path at ' umiy point for - stretches, variously,' of a half mile and more. So i rubious ora th damages to this - pionee,r publid vork that it is doubtful whether, i'l view of its .coinparatjve dc'creaaoij. Importance in later years, it will. 'be doemod expedient to repair l; ! Still more serious and; htmifyiag Hockihg , Valley, R. Ptf , Bldgoi embankiucnts a.nd road bod from 'a point beyond Lanrja'ater liava'-bebii wrecked and torn to an extent'that will requlro.weeks, and yas,fe( expert-J M.tuiiB ui. ujuiiuy m repair. i. iip injury done' to. this road'' beyond Lahoaster, incl tiding the loUof ih Important bridge,' has beCh so far restored as to admit of .the. roirular passage of trains between'tlwt point, ana uoiumous; this 'Bldd of the former towm tlioulatfiliges. are far more, scrioqs, embracing he . pntij-c destruction ot tho imDortant throu- strand bridge, ktiown as. the Biu- 1'0 All Hi.. aiimt.rJ n n. . U. 'kp n half dozen nothem of . almost eouat consequence.. Although thd('road Olficals r promptly, setr to,, Jfork a largo and 'competent Reconstructive force it will be some weeks, doubt ... . a ' 1 , .JULiY.lG, lcBsly, iboforo, thfe md ' can '"lie put ).lt .iyvK"0, ""From the Logan Jlepubliian we copy the following: t f . Hocking Valley celebrated the Fourth - with - water."' The "II. V; train .carpo from. Athens on time, numbers of our citizens boarded it for Columbus and the races, and the train rolled on its Way. within an hour it returned- with word that i a flood was coining:." Tho ureviOus high rains had swollen the river to the top of its banks, and the hews of a flood coining presaged devasta tion and destruction to tho Vallov, Going to; Falls Mill, Just above town we found the flood, was here '.sure enough. An immense volume of water was roarinpt over, the dam. and plunged over thq rpeks under tue Di-iago.; oon. tne waters dash' ed against ,tho , bridge .while the drift-wood striking it was continu ally carrying away the covering. The river was covered with drift, At one time an entire bridge came dowii, ' plunging into the seething cauldron, , where it was -. torn apart and its Wcces , tossed high ' iu the air. All this time the water was rap idly rising, and to add to tho gen eral eonunotiou a heavy rain sot in. in tnpinulst.pt the, roar and the ram and the i iisliui2liri.oCthe wa ter. .Tilde " 'Rnhflrr. Wright 'nnnlv looked alter : hl mill kad the flour bvoiighfr up from . 'below .'arid brbuoa- ed to-'ithaiidoa tW lower story to river. warringes UUBH Wltn wonderinsr neonle were continually coining 'aud going, and .altogether rmw'Aifii sudrtenly and unexpect edTyilaiocaine tho centre of attraction for -tUc Fourth;?.:; :-j .';r,J;.;: :y:,;;y ! Within. tw'O'- hours the 'Waters threatened to break over the ; tow path which forms one side.".1 of the darn, j Here, was a 'new. cause for sbriofia; apprehension,;;: As th0 day wore on i-tho .floods' Continued and air'at'oiice1 a slie'ct'bf Wa'toi) began to pour oyer the tow path into the cornVflcld buy ond.'. Soon a .large b'feak 'waf rnadc,-; tjltrotogh-.tWcft a tremendous river rushed, and with in AP pour a Jake half a mile in cir- . O l . v .... cuipierence and bix teet deep was formed,' aiid still; "the 'water, was ris ing. A'' Dwelling" house" hear the lock wai'surroundiBd' 'before any thing was got out and -the Inhabit ant$:radid to:dry ln'nd. i.JPiosently the canal bank gave way and the npftjake jiistXormod began! 'to emp ty telf iutCt the. canal."? The :ctmal filled, afmpst'iiistantly and.While '&. hishifig-' stream,1 'reached; ' town it was partially 'rfelieved byO f break wl(ich . "spon fforrped r a 1 new driver through a i field; to. the Hqpkring a few"roda, uel'ow where "it came into the canal. In 'the meantime linme dlutely Oppositd the break -if1 poured pyer, the bank And another streitn started directly for the Hockinin' .front of a house standing in a field between the canal and river. 1 .This last strealn steadily increased cut ting a cnanncl. six or seven feet deep into which the porch of the house tumblod. , " ,, , ,'" , ! While this was going on the Val ley below the Mill was a sea. The railroad bridge stood like an island with both ends carried away and the water .washing the rails. Mul berry street in Logan loads into the country with a bridge over the canal and river. This entire' apace was .filled, and the railroad , track was .' submerged- , '.People . .began moving their clfects from tho'houBr os west of . the canal ad the-water, threatened to take. possession...! ; The day had boea showery, Jlut about six o'clock: the west a'pd southwest liorixon put on' a lotk of awful grandeur as storm clouds rushed up before a heavy ga e of wind. The storm burst with ' erri lic fury, driving- the rain into a sheet of "spray, unrooting'' trees, threatening houses.howli riff through1 tho'air,' and tho Vvbple jtft up 1 with vivid flashes of lighting; , Without being ublp to give de tails as yet we Cair say generally, that tho ontire crop1 pf the Vr lley js gqnje, and t'bo: Cenopa are all gone with, it! . This at alow estimate' will roach ?200,oa0; prohahly nearj WhalfamiHloii: i"--'-:'1 ;TIW Uocklifrf ValWiRaWoad has fi'oJMno to Wiint) hundred thousand, dollars ,,.. t ..... j,., ," The Straitsville Branch and tue main line to Sugar Grove is almost wreck. : : " ' vFortunately there was no ..loss of life- ;, .' . .., - . ', f..;. ' The, canal which suprdjed our fiirftace; mill, factories, &c.', with water is entirely dry,"nnd to re place. things as they were will cost at least $12,000 to $14,000, ' ' " We re'npt to learn that the loss of crops Is not confined to the Val ley, but throughout the county gen prally, the report is gloomy., , It Is safe to say that there is more wheat lost tins year than was 'grown, last yoar. m. . " ' l.i'J i . t :u i ,"k Little 3 bhaay Rapbr, of thovvU ton Record, gcta niMilise we torts tho maslr. 0ff him,!and exposed wijsoa s , brass 1 collar., around , his heplf... '.Keep .cool Johnny., ; i You "io WUson's little dog, .and v whethr by he whistles to you or kick s you, yPiiJtAXeo'wrfg your' little tail and whine, all j.tho wmcfaokson The Great Storm and Flood in the Hocking Valley. ROAD NOTICE. oliee Is hereliv given tlint a iietitlon will hn iromtoii , to the CoiumisHioiiers of Vinton Onirity, -Oli 16;' at tlmlrhext scmlon, to ha held onyMoudiiy, Suptiuiibei-1st, ItHS, praying for Hie iMtnijIisliiiii'iitiira county road along tlio follnwlus; MUM to-wlt! Jlea-lnnlnir at the Hoiillt end of Market Street, In the town tof jucAixnnr iu-hiii .ixmnty ,o( vititonr rrora thence Suiitu nlinut two and one-half decrees, Went on a lino North said street tliroiiKn the lands and pretulMM of Ksrall. Jlotliwslf, Jos. lioddrldKu. David V. Ititlrd, Harvey UobbinS, and the lieli-s kif Harali Jlobo. dsoeasod, to a point In the luiiitur or the .Incknon rosd north of tlM resiilonce ' of 'lovi - Wyiuani thence Houtli tliiiniuli Uis lands and premises oi Levi true near the Hmitli Hue of laid Wyman prem Jhos Humce HoiiMi abont S degrsiw, Kasi to at n jriimu iui a to- im went OI an apple ouk tiim on the iiruinisei of Ivy lllxson, oiik mm on tue iiruiulsei of Ivy lllxson, near the Jioulh. Una ni tilt townshln. anil near the Houtli .line of tlui lands of 4nll Ivy Illxon: oak trcn near the residence of John Halts, and tliroiiali thepreinlsos of the hair or Stephen Halts deceased, said lnat meutionod point bo inif ths twniilnus of snldi-oad, and belnir In Clinton Luwnahip, Vinton county, Ohio. July 18, 1878-wt. 1873. ,4-. ., r K i "': RAIL ROAD MONEY, SAVED. "Wasliing-toii, jOiiltinioi'o, ' Iliil,clel- i-Jii'-pltiaew.of,; V, .'V . nt : CJI I CJi. G q; I ND I A N A P 0 L I S, " '-:'; NEW YORK AND RETURN, 1 Gmciniiati& Return t . i . ,. : . V " AT REDUCED BATES. ' '. . i , ' i .1 -,. ,'. , i ' ,,,1, . ' ,' : APPLY TO. ,,v. : '.,v 'i":;S.:C: SWiFT, : i 24 PAINT ST.; CIIILLICOTIIE, 0. IS 3- -a...K.:.nJ..v.iL'M-,.-;:j-'. ,r . , .! EEP. CONSTANTLY HANB EVERY DESCRIPTION ormENITDBE tf MODEBH STYLES ( ,"-r r -' I manufacture 16 orilor'aiid'l'opalr Furniture of nil tlnrff ; ut tile most rcasoAnblb prices. ' I am ' ' liropaiod to (tirn'PM ; j ; i COFFINS OF li VERY, STYLE -AND- YAKIETY, n.l accomprtiiy. tlieirt-WtM 4 HearS6; ' JJfe "rw:'::',: -v. : lfrcli 18th, 1872. in,. . - TICKETS! - Xh puVHo are Invited to call and paris'iiorton. f. - . -t"...... ... - AND .COAL LANDS FOB SALE; i m! i ti.l.i I V , I . . Coiislstiur fitSOO acres, 9l tuntrd lu, MmlKou Townslilp, Vinton Coiinly; -Oliio, Toiir-riiilos from ilcArtliur, .(mil .ojio -mild from Vinlon Station, on thi 'Mmiottn A Jlu-lnnatl Kuil roadfOii theruiid leadiug. fi-om McArtliurj to Atliens. Ohio. 100 acres of Wooil T.nml; Iml an'ce uniloi-' cifltitatlon U Ucifea-of 'llotttim Laud. Well wutrcil. Siiflk-.Ientiy Urs-o for two farms. Two ihTollinir liouues nud all otli- er lmildlngs, alippt l-8 of 0,'inilo apart, upon tno'prcniscs. In a good noigliborliodd anil iu" me , ... GKKATt$ t Co At Region .. i On the line of said Railroad. ' Thcril are 8 veins of Coal. 4 feet In thick iich on till, l.n.lrt- inc. One vein corors tlis uAtira tritctdflbikd; 6ne covers' all ewoiit 40 acres, nhd 'ONnndvtjrs all tfttoout about 100 ftcros. ' Witllhi' 80 rods of ) Knllwar nwitclr. runnlnir frim Vinton Station to Vinton Kiminct; a switch 'can bo convenicntly.liuilt acrons tho land to the Coal VAIna. Anv imrutn wnntinir lii'ArtirlV of (liijl description, could not do better than purchase tiii. ' ta acres of tholftntllljolonir toll. It. Dentin a. who will give Any Turthor information that may be desired. Will sell at a bargain. If ono half Is paid at or about tho time of sale, the buyer may have such time ou duiorrod payment, not to exceed ton or llfteun years, as will be satisfactory. Inquire upon the premises or nddrcss H. K. DKMING, juiy v, ib.3-11 . v inum oiiuion, u. Insurance. INSURANCE iMcAKTHUK AGENCY i - i i i i:, . v Of Columbus, la one of the best managed Insurance Companies in Ohio'. ''V - '; ..-' ; ..Jlates as 'low as any No. 1. responsible' company. , 'Losses ' promptly adjusted without litigation. ' ' ;-"-"' H. C. JONES Agent.! STEAM FLOURIOIUL '!..' . ; ... ' ., ic'i,- I ' ! f. it ' At Zaleski, Vinlon county, Oh is-, on the Miv rlutia A Cincinnati railroad, with Mill Yard of one.aore, and with all the necexnnry machl- am. fxf ITjaiptkU nn.l XI vnntfl . v IVstu r . '-A la.l two acres of laud, aiUplning -the Mill i'ard, ujiUD-wiiicii ifumr iwviiina iiuiiBu, wii- tainingT Kooms,a Well, Citeui,Wah-house, Stable and other convonlenues, with Oraiiea and all kluds of Fruit. Also, ' j ' Portable j Steam Saw piihi,y. Now located mile from Hope' Furnftoe Sta tion, S miles from Xalvskhnnd cutting from 4, 000 to6,000 I t. of Lumber dally, and a act for logs suflluient to make 800,000 feet-of lumber; two two-horse Teams. Harnuss and Wagons com plete, oonnectud with the Mill. Also, Acres op Land, 1 . Bftnatnd In 'Washl'nK'toii county, Iowa, Omllos from a railroad, with Dwelling House, and all ut buildings; GO acres of which uro im- 8 roved: limestone soil, near to tlmhorj a'Very usirablo property, Aud also, OTHKa FKB- BONAL fROPKRTY.' ( . The Flouring Mill hud Saw- Mill are In good running order, and doing a very, prodtablo biislnetis. - ... All of said proiierty will be sold at low pri ces, together or separate, tho whole or ono hair interest In the said Portiihle Saw Mill. TKRMH; one-thirdcash,and thorciuaindor in pavmenta to suit the purchaser. t This is a rare chance for onb or two energet ie men to make money. Satisfactory reasons given for wanting to sell. F. ShaDKS, . iulySd.jma-tf . , Zaleski. Oi .'nil., ii ii1 , .i '.., ' k Town' Property for Sals. .. .;-,-'.;j: Th Brick Ilouno and Txt, know as tho "Hewitt Property," situated on Logan street, In the nort part of McArthur, will bo sold on tho most favorahlo terms, The Dwelling House is a one-story Brick, 80 by 90 feet, ron tnlnlng 8 neatly llulshed Rooms. Lot consists Of S sores In good and healthy location, a short distance of the proposed 0. McA. A (J. K. lit. Ilnet good well on the premises, 14 kinds' of choice fruits, l- acre of shuhliery, Ac. Lot can lie divided Into several parts. Beautiful residence.' . ilABOUNl II UH, . July Bth, 1878-lm. . , ... .... ... j re keep constantly on band at this if dceasunulv of ENVELOPES, unon which a card of any description will ,ba priatod ao low that all may afford to bar a 1 gvnts to ooiiHueuoe busfueas with, and large commission allowed for selling. Address, J. . COHO VKtt, ColUwaKr, Jaicu. U-aiu-W ( ',: t'" ;. . : - Legar Notices. GUARDIAN'S NOTICE. Probate' "C 'butt, "Vinton Co., Ohio. " Ndtlce Is hereby glvoil that, Aaron Martin, as guardian of Aduilno and Nora II. Carter, minors, has tiled' his-accounts herein with said wards for partial settlement; and that the snmo-will be tor hearing on the SlHh day of July, A. lA4S73railrolvlm'.k 1. M.. -' J If. a. MAYO, July 2, 1873-u2."-4t. l'robato Judgo. GUARDIAN'S NOTICE. 'Pja.C(urm-Co.; Ohio. Nobiiic is hereby gtveni that Thomas Weav er, guardinn of Margarut A. llaasl'ord, minor, hasiilcd ills account with said ward, for par tial settlement, and that tho same Is set for hearing on t6 ft' Willi, Juy of July, A, H.,1873, at 11 o'clock; A. It. ' II. B. MAYO, . July, 2, Iwa-nSMtj -v . -Probate J udge. ATTACHMENT NOTICE. William Butighmau, plaintiff, i vs. James Chainbois, doTt. ". Before John T. Black J. IV of Madison Tp., Vinton county, Ohio. Ou the 18th day of J nne, A . D. 1813, said Jus tice issued itu order of attachment In the above action for the sum of 11B.02; snld action is set for hearing Julv attth, 1W3, at 0 o'clock A. M. WILLIAM BAUUHMAN. July9,1878-3w. ASSIGNEE'S NOTICE. "Lewis : CDay'i 'Assignment. The undersigned, Asaignco for the benefit of creditors, of Lewis C. Day, hereby gives no tice that lie will make application to the Pro bate Cohrt of Vlntou County, Ohio, on the 2& day ot AiigusL 1H73, for an order of said Court, to sell to the highest bidder, the claims, debts, and demands of said Assignor deemed dos pernio. ' " - A schedule of such debts and demands are now on fllo iu tho olllco otsuld Court. C4AH(.K8 11, HOVEY, . ' . i . ; - i Assignee. July 8, 1878-wo. ASSIGNEE'S NOTICE. ATTACHMENT NOTICE. . William Baugbmnn, plaintiff, ) . against . . Amos MuNeat, tlert.' ' , ) Before Joh'n .T. Black, J. P. of Madison Towushlp; Vlntou conuty, Ohio. On the 88th day of June, 18T3, said Justice Issued an order of attachment In the above ac tion fur the sum of eight dollars aud sixty cents. (8 60.) Said cause is set for hearing oh Monday, August ,1 8, 1873, at 10 o'clock, a, h. William Badobuan. July 16, 1678-8w .('' NOTICE TO BUILDERS. . .Notice Is hereby given, that scaled proposals-will be received by the undersigned, un til O'clock P. H.rOUr - ':rid ,;4iiist fith, 1873, For the building of a Brick Church, near Wilkesville, Vinton County, Ohio. Plans and Specifications Can be seen at thVresldunce of Patrick Kelly, S miles west of Wilkesville. The party receiv ing the ion tract, will be required to enter into bonds with good and lulllcient security, for the proper perlorniaucsof tho work. 1 'v ,- ; , i "Uao. K. Coo, JulylO-St. Roe'y Building Society. GUARDIAN'S NOTICE. Probate, Court, Vijiion Co., Ohio. Notice is hereby urlveti. that Thomas Stocks. guardian nf Charles II., Jnmes WH and Ben Jitmiu K lloskctt, minor childrun of John N. iieskutc, uoceasod, lias men ins several nniuunts for partial settlement, with his snld wards, and that tho same are set for hearing on thastb day or August, A. 1). I ma o'clock A,. sr. H.B.Mai July 14, ltf-t.; . . V Pi-obate Ju iw.3, at to IAYO, Judge. NOTICE TO , BRIDGE ' BUILDERS. Notice Is hereby given that scaled propo posnls will be received at the Auditor's Olllco, in McArthur, Vinton county, Ohio, until three o'clock, r. m ., on Monday,: July 28th, 1873,- For tho building of . One Covered Buidoe with Stonk .. I .. . Abutments, . : . Across Middle Fork of Salt Crock, In Harrl son Township, nsar the rosidunoe of Jonathan Bay.. ....-. . .. Plans and Specifications 1 are on file for Inspection at the Auditor' Of- IICA. Afl.l fl.tt A,t...f l',unl..lAn.N .In . . ...... v.iv WHH.J UU,il,l,U,'., WW hereby invite Proposals 6n" Any Other Tlan "....'. . .. . .- . ,-. i: v Tlinn those On Die at- the Auditor's OlDce, at the option of bidden), will ha considered, but proposals on other plans are required to be aefcom minlrd with ulaus and sued flea t Ions setting forth the number of spans, the length of eai li.ttlie nature, quality and size of the materials u i nsea la nio ereetion of tna same, tlui strength of the structure when coin pleted.lhe senaruto cost of the base and siixr structure and alsft wlinthor there is any pat ent right oa the proposed plnn, and if No on what Barttf U not on the whole, A 11 proposals mut be accompanied with a bond, with at least two. good aucurlllus, in iloijblo the anioiin't of such bid. '' The , Commissioners, 'liowoyof, rutursa tit right to reject, any or all bid ,u' By oritur i-ftha Commlsslonera. " W. W. BELFORD. Auditor Vinton County, Julyl,187J-4t.