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V' ' HOLLY S PR IN G S GAZETTE. T. A. FALCONER, EDITOR AND TUDLISIIER. Holly Springs, xllissp., Sept.: ; : : : ; 2, 1S11. REPUBLICAN WHIG TICKET, FOR GOVERNOR. DAVID O. SIIATTUCK, or Carroll, For Congress. ADAM L, DING AM AN, of Adams. WILLIAM R. II All LEY, of Marshall. For Secretary of Slate. LEWIS G. GALLOWAY, of Holmes. For Auditor oj Public Accmoi'f. HUGH STEWART, of Hinds. For Slate Treasurer. JOSHUA S. CURTIS, of Marshall. For Attorney General. ROBERT HUGHES, of Hinds. Wc do hope that those who call themselves Whigs, inde pendent, proud, pure, avowed whigs, will not forget to meet in Holly Springs, on Saturday the 1 1th inst.. Tho hope which actuated that meeting, we believe to cmi natcfrom tho great political soul, which stirred the great one and all last autumn. Let that spirit be qucncEed, and all is Icad! We are not exhorting! but we arc speaking as we are moved by a love for country. Our Bird may have had some of the prettiest feathers of his fair plumage vetoed to the four winds of the earth, but they shall not be lost; for wc will gather them up, place them in our caps, and let them be seen in the thickest of the fight. The prosperity of this nation is now suspended upon the negative of one man. The voice of the country has gone up mightily! but he presumed to rebuke it. We all thought we had begun to see the rcsurrcctive beams of reform flash along the darkened horizon, but before a ny man could say "behold! the genius of darkness swallowed it lip." For the honor of the Past, the meed ol the present, and the protection of posterity, let the People come forth, and roll iho ti Jo cf public opinion so high, that John Tyler, nor any chcr man will, like Canute tell the galloping flood retire. There is one thing which the people cf this boasted coun try must learn to guard against, it follows. Ambitious men ia all ages of the world, as hislory teaches, in ordjr to grati fy their passion for glory, have preyed more or less upon the I ruljudices of mankind. They have, in the plenitude cf t ' r powers of invention, various ways of performing this i at of storming the empire of reason, and leading into a ser vile bond ige all the votaries of spcculatio n. One mode is to irnjaamc. For instance to arouse popular f cling, they will r.ame an honest difference of opinion, a total disregard for the public weal, a desire to subserve all things to personal ag gran iise merit. Another way in which they entrap the world h this: by flattering the ignorant with some rain-bow scheme of sadden emolument or profit. Often by flattery, they arouse the baser passions, then, while up they make an attack upon them, by appealing to their gratification. It is an eld pro v- il, and worthy of all acceptation, that a modest man never speaks of his modesty; and as that is divinely true, it would hti well if this country at least, would make it a rule to watch all men who boast loudly of their patriotism and deep devo. tion to the -'precious" institutions of their country. There can be no harm m watching men. And then an honest man stands the best chance of fJeing appreciated; and one who is dishonest is certainly the more liable to detection. Many oilier arts and tricks of ambitious mon might serve to inter est the reader, but what we have mentioned arc sufficient for all the purposes of instruction. HOME AFFAIRS rl here are nine dry good stores in this town as hard as the limes arc said to be. But there is no telling which of them keep the nicest, most fashionable, and cheapest goods. We arc not authorized to say on the subject. We'll be bound some of them have the best and cheapest I here is one shoe and hat store, one drug store, five pro duce and grocery houses; one Jewellers store; three Hotels; six Doctor's shops; fourteen Lawyer's offices; five Churches; iwo Banks; fine literary institutions ccc. &c. tjc Those who own negroes had better keep them at home, except on proper occasions, now, for the patrols arc very vi gilcnt, and when they go through the town, they arc like a fine tooth comb, or patent renovater propelled by steam. A xchile mar, has to behave himself right well to -pass. and Judge Hughes, candidates for Attorney General, at Hillsboro Scott county, given by a correspondent of the Mis sissippian. The writer of that article says: "John D. Free man, the democratic candidate for Attorney General of the State lead oflf, and made one of the most able and argumenta tive speeches that I have ever heard upon the question, and unquestionably made a tremendous impression upon the minds of the people. He was followed by Judge Hughes, his op ponent lor Attorney General m a lame, very lame attempt at argument. After the Judge had concluded hi3 speech of two hours length, Mr. Freeman in a rejoinder of about for. ty minutes, completely demolished the Judge and all his ar guments." Who is not disgusted at such stuff? Who does not know Judge Hughes to be a man of talents and informa tion? Surely, enough to contend respectably with Mr Free man. But the people will not take the word of any name less correspondent, that Judge Hughes was so "completely demolished" by Mr. Freeman, knowing their relative strength. It would be a God's blessing to this age, nnd nation if newspapers would become to use that high toned and cour teous language, which alone befits the responsible attitude of an editorial desk. We learn that the candidates for the Legislature in La fayette county, are in the field almost incessantly, doing fight most pobly. We arc told that the Bond Question will be an amazing "tight ca3o" in that county. We believe that ques tion is being honestly and ably discussed on both sides. Col. Ward, and J. F. Cushman, Esq arc the Horatii and Cura tii of the two parties, as they are on most every occasion, the Knights combatant. In Tishamingo, wc are crcdib'y informed they cannot raise a fight! The question in that county is entirely one si ded, so far as political action is conceincd, if any thing with but one side can ba called a question. The tide is State Honour- U hen wc made our bore to the public, as an editor and proprietor of a public journal, we promised decorum in all our editorial duties. And wc do not wish to violate that prom ise m one single instance. Wc connot however, avoid expres sing our sick disgust at the style and demeanor, which seems to pervade the columns of some of the journu:s 0f the day They worship men, and not .principles; it matters not how talented or how honorable an individual maybe, if he is of difierent politics, that is enough to destroy both talents and honor. As an example of this partizan distention of tho truth, which too utUrlv demafrou?ica to foil in offend hT . ' 0 0 oujiu- ache of our sense," we give the subjoined account of a discus sion which took place between John D. Freeman, Ei The Democrats do not know exactly what to do with their surplus candidate for the office of Secretary of State, one is rich, and both are smart. Two against one, is foul play, but Mr. Galloway can beat both. Wont it tike both to make a Secretary? 11. S. Grave., Esq The Democratic nominee for State Treasurer, is now among the people of North Missis sippi. Though wc differ with him in politics, wc arc bound to speak in terms of high commendation of the man. Mr. Graves is a young man of a high order of talents, of pol ished manners, and decisive integrity.' His party, in our opinion, could not have made a better nomination or nomina ted a more zealous or efficient advocate of their principles. AUTUMN. The pale sun of autumn, is ence more resting upon the luxuriant bosom of the western world; this is a period, in the history of time, which always crowds the reflecting rnind with many fitful recollections. It is now, that nature, with her robe complete, and her labours finished; pauses to con template herself in the return of years. She has prepared a banquet, and Decay, her only guest. The last autumn that shone over these ends of the earth; beheld a spectacle the most sublime in the history of nations. A thousand lovely banners emblazoned with tho mottoes of the free; gloriously streamed in the breath of autumn, as he went panting on his way of the abyss-of the past. The groves were peopled, and from their balmy shades, came forth the voice of truth and patriotism; and from the consecrated heights of Bunker Hill, to the sounding banks of the mighty Mississippi, echoes in the mountains and vales re. joice ! Even the dead were numbered and praised. Hope, like an angel, stept forth to blcssjlit her torch, and lived con tented among the clouds of distress. Battle grounds were visited in honor of other days. The People, like the ocean, when the winds strike their harps upon its bosom, poured themselves in orisons for a promise. But now, Oh how changed! Hope, as she wandered on her desolate way, let fall her torch; and death extinguished it. This autumn, shines upon the graves of thousands, who loved and admired the beauty of the last. Friends arc on the opposite side of the valley of Death. Some arc rejoicing and some arc bitterly weeping over the change that one year has ' .wrought. Tears flowing smiles gleaming Time is dumb, he cannot speak; but ho writes a hand the fool may read. There is a young lady, somewhere, just in the prime of her earthly 'divinity, who says: "I would'nt have any young man in all Christendom, opposed to the payment of the State Bonds. Any body who would so far dishonor the Stale of Mississippi, would dishonor the Slate of Matrimony.1 Yes, iKnt'o n fVM nnrl wbrnnrnr ho siw nnvbodv he liked better he would say the bonks were unconstitutional. We learn from the True Issue that the central committee a - - F Jackson have nominated Hugh Stewart, Esq; in the place of -r -r . t I . ri i t ur J. J. Allen aeceasea. ivir sue wan, nas representee Hinds conntv in the Legislature: and is said to be "unexcep- J ca 1 1 , r tionable in his social relations, with agreeable and conciliating manners, and a decided talent for stup speaking." "Oxfosd, Mi.s.-Sept. ". j 11 Thos. A. Falconer, Eq. Dear Sir: You will please :id me your paper, if you will take Chickasaw Land Bank money. I would send you it now, but I do not know whether vou will take it or not; so if you will, I will send it to you. Very respectfully your friend. Yes: We will 'take Chickasaw Land Bank money," or any other "banlc money" that 's as current as the aforesaid mo ney is hereabouts; and, par adventure, we must modestly beg leave gently to hint, you have exercised but little informa tion in not knowing that "Chickasaw LandBank money" was par funds in this place. You can send it along, for which 3'ou shall receive the Gazette: and the other matter shall be attended to also. D'ye take? l3Thc veto of the United States Bank, by President Ty ler, creates general condemnation in every nook and corner of our widespread confederacy. Our exchange papers, and other accounts, teem with the most indignant bursts of popu lar indignation. The following is an extract froma letter of a gentleman of Tippah, which will show the feelings cf the people of that hitherto lofo-foco county; on the all-absorbing question of the veto message of President Tyler : "Ripley, September, 1st, IS 11. "Mr. Tiros. A. Falconer Dear Sir: The people -here arc most intensely and indignantly excited against Mr. Tyler, on account of his tyranou.s exercise of the veto on the brink bill. "We shall hold an Indignation Six titr and intend to send a letter signed by one thousand voters of this county, rejue.ain:j him lo re i'gri." Wc admire the spirit manifested by our Tippah Aiends, and hope that every county in our distressed State, will follow their example, and show Mr. Tyler their "indig" nation" for his base treachery and wanton violation of their avowed and known wishes. The Senate have confirmed the nomination of A. Iv. Mc Clung Esq, as Marshall for the Northern District of this Stile. The last n:ghts mail bro't us no news from Washington The Bankrupt Bill is now the law of the land; at least, it has . passed through Congress, and received the sanction of the President, but does not take effect until the first of Febru ary next. Cor.irnoMisE. We perceive by the last Mississvppian, that a compromise between the two contending anti-bond paying candidates for Secretary of State, Dr. Williams and Col. Woodward, is proposed, and Robert Jossclyn, Esq. of th's place, is spoken of to fill the nomination. We feel no par. ticular interest about the matter any way; but to express a pre ference of the three, wc would decidedly prefer Ir Jossclyn to cither of the anti-bonders, and agree with the Mississippian, that he U 'ci gentleman of fine talents and qualifications, and free from all objections" except his abominable politics. Judge and District Attorney. Gov. Mc'Nutt has issued his Proclamation, ordering elections to be held at the General Election in November next, for " A Judge and District Attorney for each and every of tlje eleven Judicial Districts of the State of Mississippi." To Correspondents. Wc wish it distinctly understood that no document, hereafter, will be inserted, without some respon sible name accompanies it. The articje of "Spudgc" we have made room for, as wc arc pretty much of his opinion, in re lation to ornamenting and improving of the square; but ano ther article, wc have received, will not be inserted under any consideration. Our paper is not lo be made the medium thro' which abuse and scandal are to be retailed to the cotnmunitv. IIERRATA. Several material errors occur in the Corporation Laws wc publish to-day, which are too impor tant to let pass unnoticed : In column 1, line 12, for "five" days' notice read thiec" days' notice. Column 2, line 2, un der the head of Assaults and Batteries," for "That all offen ces" read "all ofienders." Column 3, undcr thc head of "Treasurer, line 5, for "shall not be allowed" read "shall be allowed." INDIGNATION MEETING. At a meeting of a portion of the people of Marshall coun ty, held at Butler's Mills, on Saturday the -ltli inst , to appoint delegates to represent them in the convention to be holdi ti at Holly Springs, on Saturday next, to nominate suitable Whig candidates to represent the Whigs of Marshall in tho next Legislature, Merrit Dillard, Esq. was called to the Chair, and B. II. Dill, Esq. appointed Secretary. The meeting being organized, the following resolutions were re ported, and unanimously adopted: Resolved, That this meeting feels called upon, under con siderations of an imperative senst of duty, in vindication of the sacred rights of the representative principle in f re e gov ernments, lo express their decided condemnation of the con duct of the acting President of tho United States, in h is veto cf the bill recently passed by Congress to establish a Bank of the United States. Resolved, That wc regard the act as ens of perfidy t" the most powerful majority who ever combine 1 in any system of measuics where there was controve rsy as to the wisdom ol these measures. Resolved, That wc regard the silence of Mr. Tyler luring a heated and protracted cauvass of those measures, and that which he has thought fit to veto particularly, as amounting to as direct en affirmance of his opinions as language or the' most endurin g memorials of it could possibly have made". Resolved, That wc consider the open advocacy of Mr CI ty by Mr Tyler, while a member of the II irrisburg Conven tion, with Mr Clay's known opinion, as lo the propriety and expediency of a U. S. Bank, as a suitable nominee of that convention for the Presidency of the U. States, to have been an indication of Mr. Tyler's opinions on that subject, which nothing short of an express disapproval subsequently and openly expressed, could now be heard lo gainsay or contra dict. Rcsolivd, That we believe in the veto message, opinion. arc expressed, and an intention displayed, by Mr Tyler, which were never conceived of until after the death of the lamented Harrison ; by which event, he succeeded, by tbo forma of tl;c Constitution, and not by ihc unbought Milfragrs t f free men, to the possession of power, which ho exercises, without that sense of gratitude and those obligations of good faith, whichdirect relation of representative and constituent, is so materially calculated to secure. Resolved, That wc avow before our country and the woild, our confidence has been misplaced, we have been cheated, and betrayed ; a fraud practised upon our deare.-t rights, ;i eleep wound given to the fidelity of the representative princi ples, and, a painful conviction forced upon our minds, that, with such rulers, the right and; interests of the people arc asthc dust of the balance ; yea, as nothing, when compar ed with the accomplishments of their ambitious nnd ftllish ends. Rcsoli cd, That the veto power was never conferred, to bo exercised in cases long and deliberately examined by the peo ple, and determined by overwhelming majorities, except in cases of acknowledged and palpable violations of the Con stitution ; and this act of Mr Tyler so f ir from being of that character, has had the imposing sanction of the great and dis guished men oftlie country ; "and, masses of the people, front the days of the illustrious Washington down ; and, in the language of the venerated Madison, is settled by the repeated recognitions of allthc departments of this government, in ev ery shape and manner, that an authoritative sanction can v derived. ni En t ,! rC tr Rrnifn nf flu TTiiIfrnl fvltr.? - llin inncf I-.n fit l..if' bill, as any test of the opinions of the States thoy represent, when the vote of the people of those States would make it stand 33 to 11, instead of only a majority of V, upon tho I i-i and fullest vote ever given in the United States on any ques tion, but rather as betraying the truth that they arc, also, ar rayed against the people and the covcrcignt)' of tho State on this momentous question. V Resolved, 1 hat we hereby pledge ourselves lo one anoth er, in view of our violated rights in vindication of the sacred responsibility of representative fidelity and, in full confi dence of '.he strength of the o fiend td majt sty of iho people l icbuke ihc flagrant disregard olour rights and wi&hrs in this act of the acting President of the United States, and not to re lax in our exertions to convince him and tho world, that tho people of the United States have only lo will it, to accomplish anv measure, or system : of policy, which, in their judgment, will be conducive lo their happiness; and the ad vancement ol their happiness. On motion made and seconded, The Sccrcta-ry was. requested to furnish copies of the fore going for publication in the '"Holly Springs Gazette" and the "Conservative." On further motion, The Chairman and Secretary signed the proceedings of tho meeting. Adjourned sine die. MERUIT DILLARD, Chairman. B. II. Dill, Secretary. Communicated. It has been remarked by many, that in their opinion, the appearance of our public square would be much improved by enlarging the enclosure around the Court House. Upon a momentary reflection wc believe all our citizens will coin cide in this opinion. For all purposes of travel, a street fif ty feef wide from the side walks is amply sufficient, and .should the present fenso be moved out to this boundary, the enclosure laid down in grass, and an additional rowr of trees set out, wc believe it would do much in improving the appearance of our square; and could the owners of property around the square be induced to set out trees in front of their several places of business, wc could, in a year or two, have one of the prettiest public squaresof any town in the country. The attention of our honorable Mayor and Selectmen, and all concerned, is respectfully called to this matter. SPUDGE. J. M. Newton, Esq. Editor of the Yalobusha Reporter, has declined standing a poll for the Legislature at the November election The Major was a valiant officer during the late ex, citing canvass, and deserves promotion; but as "unforeseen circumstances" prevent his continuing in the field. Wc hope when he calls upon the voters of Yalobusha that they will not fail to reward him. GbUunvv. "Suffer little children to come unto mc, and prevent ihcni nut , Au of such is the Kingdom of Heaven." DIED In this place, on Monday, the Cth instant, Mar tii a A. C. youngest daughter of J. S. and Martha S. Curtis, aged seven months and fifteen days. Communicated. DIED In this place, on Wednesday, the 8th inst. Mrs. Elizabeth Cowan, consort W. H. Cowan, aged 2f, leav ing a disconsolate husband, and two helpless children to mourn their irreparable, loss. , yicusy salt:. By virtue of a Deed of Trust executed to me by E. T. COLLINS and A. CAMPBELL; and recorded in the Probtic Clerks office of the county of Marshall, in . the State of Mississippi, on thf I3ih day of July, A. I). 1810; in Deed back It. on pa-cs 12. an 1 2G, I shall proceed, On Monday the ZOlhday of April, A. 1). 1312 at the Court House door in tlu to-n of Hull Springs. Miss, to m II for cash, to the hi!,jst bidder, the following described property; with the valuable improvements thereon, Mtuattd in the town l Holly .Springs to wit: Lots No. 7 & 16: and the Eastern portion of IjoU No. 8 A, 15, a represented in the plan of the town of I lolly Spring-; on flection No. 31, Township No. H, Itin?re No. 3 W .t. T he title is!clieved to be undoubted; but Mich title only will be m;u!.j as is vested in me by .said deed of trust. O. DAVIS, Truster. September the 0th, 1811. 7 Cm. A. A. STITU, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, Holly Springs, Mississippi. OFFICE The one formerly nrmpird by Aspt.Ks.oN & Fism.v, D W. romr r r.f th Squii". " 1. tt.