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In; SI DRMOCRATIC PRINCIPLWPOIASI To LIID, WI ISOM
it , ?l, N. BRESLIN; Editor and Proprietor.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 1865.
Q:7' The President has issacd. ;n,
Proclamation notifyina b ad 'desert
ers-that they will be rordoned if
they report within -exty days from
the' date of said VI roclamation.
sir 'Mr. Meek, editor of the
Bellefonte Watchman, who was ar
rested, a week ago, and imprisoned
by the "government," has been
released and sent home. *lf Mr.
Meek was guilty of treason or any
other disloyal practises, he should
have been tried ; that he was .not
guilty the chuckle ; heads who bad
arrested knew, or they would
not have discovered it so soon .af
ter his arrest and released ;him.—
']3le - tru La is, - - TraveT - itiiicThibit
tyrannical, ;and despotic "govern
ment" on the face of the earth, and
instead of using the blood and
treatmre of the people to secure
and preserve our liberties, they
are only using them to make slaves
ittgir TnE CIIARGES.—QtiIte :a
number of "copperheads,"
presume, were ree,ertity arresieflin
the sontiaem end centre portions
, ofkithe State and tried by Court
Martial. The charges against one
of them, named Miller, were as
1. In that the said Miller declared that "Abe
.Lineoln was a fool and had no sense."
1. In that the said Miller wished that "light
'clog might strike the cabinet and knock them
into -- along with Horace Greely."
3. In that the said Miller la a sympathiser
with the South and bad declared that toe would
rather fight for Jeff Davis than Abe ilAnodin.
4. In that the said Miller had "spoken dtsre
'Tactfully of the Administration."
On sudli :nonsensical trash this
man was flagged from family,'irn
prisatted!for weeks, put to ggreat
expense, and in the end sent home
with the "assmunce that ‘tihe grave
charges were not EmStained."—
Wonder, if he had said that Andy
Johnson was drunk at the inaugu
ration, whether that would have
been a good subject fora sth charge.
ear When a man gets too much
, old Boutfeon limo his head, instead
df saying he is drunk, as heretofore,
is now saiditobe 'O - ohm sonized,"
iin , 'compliment 4 .loycil" Andy
iirdhnson-at the inauguration.
Mir The - Abolitionists sa That
the administration is the (*worn
.ment." Andy Johnson, a leg of
'the:government, is known to have
been aratik:atlhe inauguration,—
glow many , ctlwrs of the 4Cgovern
'merit" wore , cirmsiehas not been as
certained.) Nevertheless, Andy
Johnson being drunk, the question
arises, was the "government"
whole drunk, half drunk, quarter
drunk, or was it only tipsy. Judg
ing from the proceedings of the in
auguration, taken all together, we
should say that the "government"
was whole drunk.
air The following statement is
interesting when it is considered
that the 6th, Bth and 10th Dis
tricts are Democratic, while the 7th
and 9th are excessively "loyal,"
but not too much so as to prevent
them cheating the governmeut to
a considerable amount. The col
lections of Income Tax for the fis
cal year ending June 30th 1864,
for said districts were :
61h, Lehigh and Montgomery counties - $89,862 91
7th, Chester and Delaware counties 53,688 88
Bth, Barks County 88, 583 58
9th, Lancaster county 41,234 33
19th, Lebanon end Schuylkill counties 94,1111 88
"Outs Charleston correspondence ihOWEI that
the work of regeneration has already began in
that city. By the power of the sword that.
drove out rebellion free schools are established,
and the triumphs of war are made to minister to
theperpetuation of peace."—Philadelphia Press.
reek,. Yes, while free schools are
being established for the niggers
in the South, by the power of the
—n word,•thia Baum power is depriving
the white children of the north, of
that benefit. We already learn
that in several of the districts of
this county, reduced terms are to
be taught, for economy's sake, and
in consequence of the immenseem
pense attending the same power
that is establishing free :schools in
the South. The districts are be
ing involved over head and ears
in debt, and schools happen to be
the first and most convenient .ob-
jest to commence retrenchmeet
with. Those that come after us
will consider their forefathers as a
parcel of asses, in consequence of
the lack of wisdom and spirit they
are displaying at this time. While
the war is being kept up to free
and educate the slaves, the white
people are taking their paces 'in
bondage and their children in ig
norance. While the government
is educating negro children, the
people are beginning to find them
selves unable to educate their own.
"LOST OR STOLEN." -- Tbo Senate
Committee of Finance are said to
have made the discovery that during
the past year there were lost from
the office of the Register of the Treas
ury, on one occasion, public swill
ties,of the value of $1,200,000, and
on another of the value of 1180,000.
These-ase 'in Addition to a defalcation
of sloo4ooo ( prevtously reported.
Could'ut , be.Floyel o the thief, as be
te.. Horace Greely, Speaker
Colfax and family, passed over our
railroad to New York, last week,
in one of the gaudy private ears,
built for the "government" at an
immense expense. The clay was
very inclement, and the train an
immense one, filled largely with
invalid soldiers on their waihtime.
From Harrisburg. to Allentown
the bumpers afthe Cars were fill
ed, notwitirAttn ding which Messrs
Greely:und - Colfax kept the doors
of.their car locked,. refusing to ad
. mit' anybody, although their car
was occupiad only by themselves.
We noticed one sick gentlemamon
the bumper of Mr. Groely's tar,
unable to sit down in the rain on
the wet bumper, who was Sup
ported by two seildiers, 'leaning
aaainst the ',car 'door, through
the window 4, vkllich they Oonld
look in upon comfortable amViloy
al" Messrs Greely and. Colfax play
iao• cards The Ivife,of a member
of r 'Congrtss from the west Also
took sick on the road. Applica=
*ion was made to Messrs Greely
and Colfax 'for 'her 'ad raiisaion iitto
their car,.atl was refused. At
New York we saw her carried from
unable to walk. The conduct of
these two men was a subject of
general condemnation, and the
question was generally asked, par
ticularly 'by the soldiers,.what bus
iness Graeely au , d .00.1 fax had. with
,"governraeret, private Tar ?"
They:are, it is true, , df•the "loyal"
- aristocracy, and 'have a great deal
to-say , df their 'friendship for the
soldiers and "brave defenders of
the country," but they would see
them die on the threshhold of their
doors, before they would open to
"PASSING AWAY.—The old 4 'llemocratie" in
stitutions about Washington sire .rapid puraing
away. Can Monday on motion of Senator 'Wit
son a resolution was adopted requiring 'the'Ser
geant-mt-arins,to remove from the Senate - part of
the capitol the bar for the sale of spirituous li-
it ii s Tersl4llZo Oka idle
abolition Senate managed to -wor
. along with this "old Democrat
ic institution," for four years, and
'until Monday of last week ! But
why was it .ordered to be removed ?
.Courier is mum on that.
Weeautefl l l. Andy Johnson, the
new Vice President, was so drunk
.he was sworn in two clays
befCre, that he was unable either
to take the oath or administer it
understandingly ; and the speech
he made was such a jargon ofjum
bled words from drunken lips, that
the Senate, the people present,
and the country, were ,overavhekin
ed with shame. The drunken ac
tions of• John son 'fluting the in wag
ttration are said 'to have been the
most diagracefnl. . of anything that
ever took place in this 'country in
a public place. Well might Wil
son 'move to "remove the bar."—
Butit is not removed, und won't
be remo - ved. Tbe 'Lloyd" Sena
tors quid too many attractions there,
and Wilson's motion
.was only a
sham to slur over the indecency.
air One of the correspondents
of the New York Tribune; who
was a prisoner in the South, and
escaped, says, through the Tribune,
that the reason there is not a gen
eral exchange of prisoners is en
tirely owing to Secretary Stanton,
who is opposed to exchange at all,
but submits to it partially to hood
wink. the people whenever there is
a draft. He places the death of
the thousands of soldiers of our
army at the doors.of the adminis
tration. He says that more of
our prisoners die from sickness
and otherwise than are exchanged,
just because of Stanton's double
dealing. This now is Republican
authority,--no "copperhead lies,"
and should be consiolered out of
the army and in it.
grar To do things in accordance
with well established fornis of
monarchial and tyranical govern
ments, the inauguraticrn of old Abe
could not be Mowed to pass off
without an "attempt at assassina
tion." A poor fellow was hired to
pretend that he contemplated do
ing the fowl deed. He was arrest
ed and imprisoned, and the "loy
alty" are very ;rorothat this -"mur
derous design" against the "di
vine" head of the nation.
"The• Gran d fianuguration Ball at the Patent
Office building, Washington, *last Monday eve
ning, waea brilliant SUCCESS. 'The throng was
iMinVffile,imelnding many visitors from distant
cities. The ha II was richly and tastefully deco
rated, aurpassing all previews displays of the
character. The President and Cabinet were in
attendance, accompanied by ex-Speaker Colfax.
The supper was on a scale of elegance consonant
with the great occasion."—Abe itiost papers.
wpg..Yes, the ball, the supper, the
dance and all,were no doubt "elegant.'
The hundreds of thousands of suffer
ing widows, orphaned children, and
childless parents, won't think it very
"elegant" however. While the peo
ple are rendering up their lives and
property for the coun try, those in pow
er at Washington are dancing, feast
ing and gettirkehrunk. They are in
favor of the war continuing indefi
nitely if they can continue the feast.
A SECOND SOLOMON. —ln 'Quincy,
Illinois, lately, twu men -claimed a
calf. Both .proved their ownership
in the living veal, by clouds of
nesses, stnd the bothered judge decid
ed to „place the calf on the street, at
an equal distance from the home of
each claimant, and let him go home.
This course was greeted by approval,
ai.il the young bovine, with ears and
tail erect, soon settled the question
by running to ,the barnyard from
which it is claimod :to have strayed.
The Legislature re-assembled 'itt 'Harrisburg,
on Tuesday last, after itsllrmuguration spree at
Washington. irn •ilvetenate the first thing was
the presentirtidn'df a petition by Mr. Lowry from
ciaawrsar l'ffetta he, disfranchised on account of
edltlr, asking Tor the right of suffrage.
Itr. CLYMER offered a resolution, which was
adopted and referred to the Judiciary Committee,
baying for its object the testing of the right df
Senator Wilson to con Enna to 'bold his seatin
the Senate, be baring been dlected a member of
Mr. BIGHAM announced the decease of the
Hon. George Darsie, for twelve years a State
Senator, and offered a series of appropriate reso
lutions ; which were adopted.
Eulogiums on the character of the deceased
were delivered by Messrs. Bighant, Clymer,
Charapneys, Fleming and Lowry.
The rest of the session was occupied with - roe
consideration aura passage Of 'local Whs.
The House was also eacluerr . ttly ocettpled , with
the consideration of Iscall'nuittOrs.
In the-Veneta on 'Wednesday; 'Mr. COI ELL
presented a memorial from members of the Phila
delphialiarpraying for -the -passage of an act
providing for the-election-el an additional Su
preme Court Judge.
Mr. HALL called tip the ?resolution offered
yesterday, in reference to ale seatKerthe.Senator
from Tioga, Mr.Vilson, and rent' 'a decision
which had been within a similar case, showing
that a person was not a member of Congress un
til be had been sworn:in. On motion the resolu
tions were defeated by amnanimuua
A — resolaion was adopted setting apart this
evening for the eonliilleration of the public land
Mr. FLEMING road a bill granting a pension
to Andrew Crowe, of Dauphin.
Mr. CHAMPNEYS, a supplement to the
Bounty law, allowing an lamas° to $450 to be
•made in tantoetur comity.
Mr. ICIICIICLS called up the act to 'promote
safety on railroads and to punish negligen t and
careless employees. This bill fines the employ
ees by whose negleet ace idents may occur, result
ing in injury or death, in a suet not exceeding
$5,000 and imprisonment not exceeding fire
years. A debate - then-enacted on the subject 'be
tween Messrs. Lewry, 'Wilson and Clymer. And
the bill passed.
Acts were passed requiring brokers to ?Ng ,
additional license ;
Authorizing railroad companies to reschate
connecting roads ;
And supplement to net relating to corporationt
outhorking the erele of real and personal estates,
end ;fur 'oilier 'purposes.
The evening session was occupied in the con
sideration of the bill repealing theaot which gave
thelnneeeds of the public lands donated by Con
gress in July, 1362, to the Centre County Agri
cultural College. A substitute was finally pass
ed,giving one-third to that 'Cciliege and leaving
it for the present , andeterniinelismong which
Colleges the balance should be distributed.
In thelfouselfr. PI'CLIIIII moved Ito hold an
evening session to•eonsider the act fdr the ap
praisment of damages from rebel raids in bor
der csoanties. tie Suited lbat it Would take no
money. from the State.
Itlr. BROWN stated that natty man was co
simple as not to know that this was the opening
wedge to the whole thing, he was too simple to
be'here. It was manifestly the entering wedge
'to raddle•the TOO% of the whole - State with the
-thetms of the `border neva ties.
"The motion wee ant agreed to, bet ait. a later
hour, a special Teas ion was Gael for 'to'morrow
The entire afternoon - sersion was spent "in 'the
discussion of a Fee bit 'fur Ithe bounty oißeots , of
the am oan •
about thirty-three per cent. and reduced to 'deci-
Ma I cussency. The bill was passed finally.
A. general bounty bill was elisoussed in the
evening., ae vaned. allows houeties to he
paid by th'e different townsh igr. , etc., not exceed
log $5OO, the amount to be raised by taxation,
and a per capita tax not exceeding $25. Ad
jou rn ed.
In the Senate on Thursday, Mr. CONNELL
presented a petition from members of the Phila
delphia bar, asking for the passage of an act
amending the law of evidence.
Mr. RANDALL, sundry petitions from Schuyl
kill county, against over charges by the Reading
railroad company. •
Mr. LOWRY, a petition of colored people (nu
merously signed) asking the right of suffrage.
Mr. M'SHERRY, one fur payment of damages
by rebel raids.
Mr. CONNELL called up the furtber supple
ment to the bill allowing joint tenants, tenants in
common and others holding• mineral lands, to
develop the same, passed.
The•bill allowing stockholders In corporations
to be witnesses in certain eases, was discussed
Mr. LOWRY called dp the bill compelling
railroad companies to report accident/I. The
bill wee defeated by 15 nays to 11 .yeas.
Mr. RIDGWAY called up and had passed a
supplement to the act relative' to manufacturing
and othercorporations, authorizing the sale of
real anclpersonall estates, and for other purposes.
In the'llouse, am act extending the law which
prohibits the carrying of concealed deadiriweap
one is Philadelphia, to all the counties Of the
State, was discussed and passed.
An net fixing the standard weight of potatoes
at 85 pounds per bushel.
Mr. GUERNSEY moved to fix it at pounds,
the Government soviet. Phis Was finally agreed
to, and the bill passed.
A supplement to Ilse seine] law, relative to
the etkosation of destitute orphan children of
sailors sod sold ierso(provided that schen:direc
t-ors shall Labe change, of and allot such orphan
cb ildren Ito ilse.eare of responsible persona) was
discussed until the concluSion , of sbe morning
session, and age in,taken up sod considered in
the afternoon. It finally passed, but will proba
bly be amended by the Senate in several impor.
tent particulars before becoming a law.
0-4 - kt the very naoramt, Says •u
Washington letter writer, that Mr.
Pomeroy was offering his resolution
in the Federal Senate, to stop the fa
cilities which army officers enjoy of
procuring spiritous liquors, "ten per
cent. of the Senate was on the verge
of delirium tremens, and four per
cant. of it had been dead drunk for
sel-The Washington Chronicle,
speaking of the reception at the Exe
cutive Mansion says : 4 cMany eolor
ed person' appeared to pay their re
spects to the President and lady, a•
mong whom were Fred Douglass and
SuiduLAß.—lt is said that the rose
of Floridit, the most beautiful, emits
no &again° ; the bird of Paradise,
the most beautiful of birds, gives no
songs.; the cypress of Greece, the
finest of trees, yields no fruit ; dan
dies the sbinest of men,have no sense;
and call-room belles, the prettiest of
creatures in the world, aro vory of
ten ditto—only more.so,!
A EzzoNascENor- —How the News of
'Peace was Received in I:Bl4.—Years
a g offi
the Oce of tlw, old 'Gazette was
inllanover square, Boston, near the
corner of :Peal l l street. It was a
place of resort for news and conver
sation, especially in •the evening.—
The e'venirog .of 45,1815,
was cold, and at a late hour only Al-
Ilerman - Selira and other gentleman
Were left with'hithertang,lle geni
as of the place. `l` , he (Ace was•about
being closed, when a:pilot rushed in,
and stood for a moment so entirely
exhausted as to be tumble - to spe-ak.
"lie has great 11-ewsl" exclaimed
Presently the pilot, gasping for
breath, whispered intelligibly—
" Peace 'I Peace 1"
The gentlemen lost their breath as
fast . as 'the ipflot gained his. Direct
ly the pildt *firs able 'to say
"An Eng Ugh sloop is below, with
news of a treaty of peaee:l"
They say that Mr. tang exclaim
ed in g reater words Oben ever be
used be fore—and all ihantislrushed
to itanover square ovcigiming--
"Vence •!. 1 Peace'
The windows flow up--for families
lived there then. No sooner were
the inmates sure of the sweet sound
of peace, than the; windows begun to
glow with brillinit,
- rte — - cry - - OVP'ehKe n
through the, eily l- 1-,at t,he top of gill
voices. No one ii6dixOed to' enquire
about 4 ' free trade andsailorri'rights."
No one enquired whether even the
national tailor had •hean i preserved.
The matters - by whidh tihe rftiricians
had irritated nationinto 'the war,
had 'lost Theis. importance. It was
enough that the ruinous war was o
vor. An old man on Broadway at
txtreted by the noise to his door,
seen to pull down a placard, 'To Let,'
which had been !long posted up.—
Never was Mere streh joy in The vity.
A few evenings after there was gen
eral illumination, and although the
- snow was a foot deep and soakedwith
train yet the streets were crowded
with men and women, eager to see
partake of everything which had
in it the sight or taste of peace.
SIGNS TuATITAIW,gb.---We all re
member the story of the innkeeper
who became proud as 'he prospered
and taken down , his sign of the Ass,
put up it 'portrait ol*George IV. in its
place. his neighbor immediately
raised the east-dff edgy, and in this
sign he conquered. 'The first land
lord, alarmed at th&i.nerensing popu
larity of his . ritral,;ant Va•derstanding
the Cause, wrote underneath the vis
age of his Majesty, "This is the real
ass." But the more ludicrous inci
dent of the kind is just now told at
the expense of the good Bishop of
Liandaff. He took up bis'abode near
the head of Lake WinderFreere, where
the principal inn hat been 'known as
the Cock ; but the l'and'lord by Way
of compliment to his distingtadh'ed
neighbor, substituted 'the Bishop 'as
the new sign. An innkeeper close
by wilio had frequentt' vriviie(ll mine
• f:*_l4 . good fortune
in securing a ConsAerabge preponder
ance of visitors, topic advantage of
the, change and attracted many trav
elers to 'his house by patting up the
newsig!! of the Cock_ The landlord
with the new sign was much discom
fitted at seeing many of the old cus
tomers deposited at his rival's estab
lishment. So by way Of remedy he
put up in large red letters, under the
portrait of the Bishop, "This is the
PHAROAH AND JEFF. DAVIS.
Mr. Cox made the following admi
rable point in the debate on the a•
mendment to the Gonstitutivn re.
• If, then, as it is said by the gentle
man from Vermont [Mr. Morrill ; ]
slavery is dead, what is the object of
this amendment 7 That distinguish
ed gentleman told us the other day
that, like Pharoab and his hosts,
the South had rushed - with slavery
into the lied sea of War, and that sla
very was destroyed.
Well, if that be the case, if slavery
is dead, where the necessity for in
voking this extraordinary power of
amendment ? My friend from New
York [Mr. Odell,], who also spoke so
well in defence of his views, said that
although it was dead he wished to
give it, a constitutional burial. lam
not mach of a-biblical scholar, but I
believe that we havone.autlien,tic re
.cord of the fact that alter Phareah
and his hosts were destroyed in the
tied .sea the children of Israel, after
the destruction, met together upon
its shores in grand convocation and,
after listening to Aaron and the oth
er orators, -passed revolutions some
what ilkis:t.ntt, to ; wi t ;
Resolved, That neither. Pharoali
nor his hosts,
except twit punishment
for crime, whereof they shall have
been duly convicted, shall hereafter
exist within the jurisdietien ,of ithe
children of israel. ibaughtera
What would .the people have
thought of the children of Israel for
passing such a resolution after the de
cease of Phareah 7 My friend from
N. Y., /Mr. Odell,] belongs to the
new dispensation, and w.osld give the
deceased slatery a constitutional bu
rial. What would have been thought
of the children of Israel, after they
had fished out Pharoah's dead body,
if they bad proceeded solemnly to
give to it a constitutional burial ?
THE CAT AGE.
The palmy days for cats were in
the time of Edpt's power as a na
tion, some four hundred years B. C.
They were held as sacred as dogs or
crocodiles, and death was the penalty
for killing them. From their noc
tural habits and glossy fur, the Egyp
tians deemed them symbolical of the
moon, and a golden cat was worship
,ped, at Syne. nerodotus tells us
some marvels about them. "The
Tome,". -seems, in his time, had a
liking for making away with kittens
—a very fortunate bbing too, or the
land would have been overrun with
cats. Crowning wonder of all, when
afire breaks out, the sole care of the
,natives is ,to; keep the 'cats tram it; .to
do which 'they post themselves as
guards ardund the burning house,
and take no thought for pitying out
the flames. divine impulse, how
ever, says the chronicler, seizes the
cats; they dart under the men, or
lent) over them, and fling themselves
into the &lames; then great mourn
ing takes possession of the land. if
a eat was 'found dead in any one's
house, the inmates had to shave off
their eyebrows. The defunct animals
were carried into the temples, where
they were embalmed and solemnly
deposited in the city of Bubasiris.—
Specimens may be seen in the British
Museum. Very different is tbeir fate
at modern Rome. A recent traveler
tells us that they are there as 'highly
esteemed for culinary purposes as
puppy dogs in China. If you have a
roast hare for dinner, you had better
not make 100 many enquiries as to
what kind of "pussey" it was 'before
it came into the chief's hands.
THE OLDEST REPUINUIT'ON.EARTIL--
The American Quarterly Review con
tains a letter from G-. W. Irving, Esq..,
giving a sketch of his visit to San Ma
rino, a small republic in Italy, be
tween the Appenines, the Po, and the
Adriatic. The territory of this State
is .only forty miles in circumference,
and its ;population about 7,000. The
qle_putdie 'was foup.ded_runreth son 1. 4 4Q0
5-0111% ago,oon not al principles;
dustry,' and equity, and has presev
ed its liberty and independence
amidst all the wars and discords
haVe raged around it. Bona
rritite respected it , artd tient ;an omtras
-ty to express his sentiments of friend
ship arid fraternity. It is governed
by a Captain • :Regent, chosen every
six months by the representatives of
the people (sixty-six in number) who
are chosen every six montks tip-
people. The taxes aro light, the fawn
,houses are neat, the fields wolil,cultii
vated, and on all sides are tgsein 'com
fort and plenty, the happy •elfrect of
morality, simplicity and frugality.
THE OVERTHROW OF A GOVERNMENT
THE WORK OF INFERIOR MINDS.
The fanatical Abolitionists of the
North after years of persevering labor
have succeeded in su'lrverting the lib
erty of the white race in their mad
zeal for securing the freedom of the
black or interior race. - The cry of
"Liberty, Fraternity and Equality;"
in revolutionary. France, eventually
led to the •entire ovqrthrow of al9
v , o ernmentad restraint and the es
tablishment, of an anarchy where
blood-stained footsteps upon the fiis
torie page, the student starts back
from with horror. Fanaticism never
evokes the higher powers of the hu•
man mind. It is So narrow and con
tracted, in its mental vision, that
there is, in reality, nothing great or
lofty for the mental powers to 'oper
ate upon. 'Hence, it 'tam be found in
his tory, that tau ati cism destroys and
Weaken - a governments, never buiads
IT. Appealing to the passiOns, more
than the reason, it makes revolutions,
but never accomplishes, beneficent
reforms. Pintlar, in one of his po
eins, very felicitously says: ''lt is an
easy task for men of inferior abilities
and slender worth to shake acountry
from its foundations; but to place it
firmly again upon its basis Is -an en
terprise of no common difficulty, of
no instantaneous ace& mplis b
unless the Divinity vouchsafe his in
dulgent co operation to the rulers."
We have an illustration of the sa
gacity of obServation of the pagan .
poet in the men now in power in our
own time. For some wise purpose of
his own, God has permitted the gov.
era meat of this eeuntry to pass for a
time into the hands of fanatical ideal
ists, who have manifested the pro.
olivities which haveshown themselves
in the fanatics of all ages to destroy,
but not to reform. The Abolition
leadera have eletirly exhibited the
truth of the. saying of " Pindar, "that
it is an easy task for men of inferior
abilities and slender worth to shake
A country from its foundations." It
remains to be seen whether the fu
ture has in store, tbe development of
that immense ability which is requi
site 'to build up a nation from the
ruins fanaticism has created, and
whether Providence will smile upon
such an effort.
Mir Card i nal W i se man, Archbishop,
of NV es tm inister, and one of the most,
prominent champions of the Catho
-1 icehurch in England, died on the 15th
ult, in the t3d year of his age.
BULLS AND REAU.S.—The singular
epithets of "bears" and "bulls" were
first applied to speculators in stocks
on the London ,exchange about 1834.
When two parties contract, the one
to deliver and the other to take
stdekikon a s tature day at a specified
price, it is the interest of the deliver
ing party, in the intervening period,
to depress stocks, and of' the reeeiv•
log party te raise them. The for
mer is styled a "hear," in allusion to
the habit of that animal to pull things
down with his paws ; and the latter
a "bull," from the custom of that
beast to throw an object ,up with his
Oil has been discovered in North
beriangi And Columbia coon ties .of this
State, .and the excitement tin conse
quence is said to beAkimmense:"
COLD COMFORT FOR OFFICE SEEK'
ERs----A Washington correspondent
furnishes information that will dis
appoint the vast tribe of office-seek
ers who are waiting for a new deal
of the Federal pack. In a conversa
tion with an intimate personal friend,
the President said pretty• nearly
these words, a few days since : "I
have made up my mind to make very
few changes in the offices in my gift
for my second term. The fact is, I
think I will not removea single man,
except for good and sufficient cause.
It creates a great deal of dissatisfac
tion and grumbling to make changes.
To remove a man is very easy, but
when / go to fill his place, there are
twenty applicants, and of these I
A DRAFT •IN A QUAKER. TOWNSHIP.
—The following is the result of the
draft made for nirminghawtownship,
Patrick Canary, ( . Iristiman,) Wil
liam Donovan, (Irisihman,) John
Ford, (Irishman,) Bartholomew 0'•
Brian, (Irishman,) Wm. Barrett,
(Irish decent,) James Day, (not
known,) John Denby, (colored,) Hen
iry Boyce, (colored.)
This drawing pleases the "War
Men" of that Quaker township and
neighborhood exactly. They asked
that t -draft should be made before
furnishing substitutes. Now that it
has fallen upon laboring men without
means, they have resolved to spend
.no money for this draft.
&MOWN NATIONAL BANE
FINN Stockholdore•of this Bank are hereby notified
that the Boari have (his day determined to call In
the remaining instalments ou the NEW SHARES,
amounting to $lO ON NAM 8.11.111 E, and that the
same must be paid on or , beformthe 18th day of March,
next. iE. A., UfILER, Cash ler.
Lebanon, March 1, a 865
4F'OE A SITE FOR THE
Lebanon 4:ar Iron and Rolling
S - BALED Proposals will be received by
the Director. of the Lebanon Car Iron and Rollin
Mill Company, until ilfmddy, the :OM day &f March,
Out, et fl•o'cierk,if., for call lees than Ten Acre. of
land, laceten in the Borough of Lelonon, or Sts lame
diate vicintty, for • Cite lorrosid wake.
ifr o Z;V,nfre-culitlettnriet , _peseees . the g
I. It moo not be less then ten nor more than fifteen
Trseuet be wittd a easy mtvotten•selth the Ulm
non Valley Reit Reed
It tuuet haves drat supply, of running avatar equal
to the consumption of two first class enruiwes.
4. The grade ehould 4e. as uearoa pos.ible that of the
LelAsnett 'Valley Rail Bowl . Partlea ipmpoeLg will
!UAW the amount of grad ing , thst their grounds require
tb beim; them to the above grade.
5. propoeala roma elate the. price per acre. and be
handed tolf-HIN dlioltOli , Erq .011 k or tlon, 'the time
An) one deeiring further. Informstfan will ;please
coll upon the undersigned oolunkittee.
Much 2, 18661
DAYS OF. APPAL
Real Personal Properly
- -3-seacretrxxc•73. fiVert.2.3autv;
I%TORTtL LEBANON Borough and North Lebanon
IA Township. on Wednesday, April 6tli, at the Cons
inissioners' Office in the Borough of Lebanon.
West Ward and Cornwall, on 'Flitirsday 6th, at
the Commissioners' Mee in the Borough of Lebanon.
East Ward and South Lebanon, on Friday, April sth,
at the Commissioners' Office in -tsbe Borough of Leba
Bethel Township. on Mendel , . Apra 10th, at the
Public novae of William Kafnat.
Santora Township, on Tuesday, 11th, at the
Public Rouse of Edward D.-Krell.
'Union Township, Wednesday, April 12th, et the
iltikblle Rowse of Daniel Bordner.
nanorer and Cold EMehig, mnlihersiley, "open
13th, at the Public 'novae o7l7acdb VP. Adams.
Londonderry, on IFYINT, !Orli I.ltb, at :the Public
'louse or John Vreeland.
North and South An-Irvine, on Saturday, April 15th,
at the Public Bonne of Siltloll
Jackson, n Tuesday, April 18th, at The Public
Louse otablin Benothim.
Ri Marva, on We lnesday, April 19th, zit the Pub
lic llouse of Frodoritk A. Shultz.
Thursday. April 201 h, a% 111 Public
;blouse of Alexander Steinmetz. •
lerstice is hereby given that the Assessors
'have made their rolls of sstlpereons liable to enroll
ment for State service according to Law, and that a
Copy thereof hs the Commissioners' dice, where the
same'irilty +he seen orexamtned, by any person inter
ested therein, and that the Military Appeals w ill ulai
be held on the above mentioned days.
- VIONIAS t,CSilktlt, 1 Commissioners
JACOB HRUBACRER, of
WILLIAM EARLY, Lebanon county
Attest, Cruas Sum., Clerk.
March 1, 1865.
W ILL be sold at public sale on
Saturday, gareh 25, 1865.
At the residence of the subscriber, in Cumberland
street, East Lebanon, near Salem's Lntherau Comet°.
ry, the following Personal Property,
STOVES and Pipe, BEDS, Bedsteads. Parlor Furni
ture, such as Chairs, Tables, &c., Tabs, Wheelbarrow,
Cane seated CRAMS, Looking Glasses, about 20 bush
el of IIitOONI CORN SEED, about 2% tons of COAL,
and many other articles too numerous to random
Sale to commence at 1 o'clock, P. 1,1., alien terms
will be made known by
AUGUSTUS S. WITMAN..
Lebanon, Mardi I, ISM.
A. P. ALL' EEN7S
CARRIAGE MANUFACTORY AT ANNVILLE.
f lIR atbscriber respectfully informs his friends
I. and the public generally, that, although he has
sustained serious losses by the recent fire, his estab
lishment. is again in
and he is prepared to fill orders for every kind of
work in his line, as heretofore, at the shortest notice
and on the moat reasonable terms. CARRIAGES,
ROCKA WAYS ' BUGGIES and MOAT
W on AGOES, of every style and .
hand or made to order. He has
engaged experienced workmen from the city. He has
ma hand a large stock of well seasoned lumber, and
other material of the best quality, and .he hopes by
careful attentica to business to render satiatection to
all wko may Irvin' him with their patronage.
A.UGUSTUS P. ALLWEIN.
Annv ilia, March 1, iSiki.—.3L
Poor Man's Cash
Shoe Store !
LARGE STOCK at OLD PRICES
NEW STOCK SOLD AT LOW FIGURES!
Our Business Increasing !
MORE TRADE WANTED TO REDUCE PRICES!
Promise to give Costonters the Benoit !
.THE MORE WE BELL;THE CHEAPER WE CAN BELL
And Buy rout* Shoes Cheap
ALL WORK WARRANTED
Dont, buy until you seP oar Stock
Quiek Sales and Small Profits is our
G. L. A.TRINS,
Market street, Lebanon, Pa.
Busimeeso Room for Ken/.
Tab' ROOM now occupied by .George X. itrentz Sc
a Bar Boom at the E. R. Depot, 'together watts-a
tine basement Cellar la OFFERER* if*B. /LENT, NOR
BUSINESS. Beeseeciongisten Bdibcy of March,
next, by3aaNs & BOSS.
Lebanon, Feb. 22,1865.—5 t.
Ploughs Ploughs I
MILIAS KREIDER has on band a number Of WA
J 1.2.4 LACE'S PATENT PLOUGIIS which he offers for
sale. They can be bought from him just as cheap as
from the manufacturer. These ploughs are well rec
ommended, and all we ask is a trial. We are sure
that all w tll be well satisfied. 'Address
ELIAS KREIDER, Agent,
ShasSerstown, Lebanon CO., Pa.
March I, 1865.
MILE subscriber would respectfully inform the pub
lie that he has just returned from the city, having
laid in n Sue assortment of GUNS, RIFLES, PISTOLS,
POWDER, CAPS, &c., which are now open for havoc.
tion and sale at his Store, on iferket nicest& few doors
North of the L. V. R .R., Lebanon, Pa.
"Fr- All kinds of Repairing done at the shortest pos.
aible notice and in the beet style of workmanship.
J. Q. AULENBAOIL
Lebanon, pct. 14. 1864..-2 m.
wo BOOM on the second-floor of Flinch's Building
adjoining the Advertiserthfice, are offered for Rent
ffroro the of April. These rooms are well located
or an odic:: or mechanical business.' • A pyly to
Lebanon, Feb. if, 1865.
IRON IN HE BLOOD•
IT is well known to the medical profession thal
IRON is the Vital Principle or Life Element of the
blood. This is derived chiefly from the food we eat;
but if the food is not properly digested, or if, from
any caner whatever, the necessary quantity of from la
not taken into the circulation, or becomes reduced, the
who system suffers. The bad blood will irritate the
heart, will clog np the lunge, will stupefy the brain,
will obstruct the liver, and will send its diamthe•pro•
ducing elements to all parts of the tystem, and every
one will suffer in whatever organs may be predlaposed
The great value of
IRON AS A MEDICINE
is well known and acknowledged by all medical men.
The difficulty bits been to obtain such a preparation of
it as will enter the , ciemehttion and assimilate at once
with the blood. 'Mb jnne,saye Dr. Hayes, ilsesachn
setts State Chettiist.lms been attained in the Palmist'
Syrup, by combination in a way before unknown.
The Peruvian Syrup
Is a protected solution of the PROTOXIDE or IRON-
A NEW DISCOVERY IN MEDICINE, that StrEses at
the Root of the Disease by supplying the bloat With
Its Vital Principle or Life ]/lament— lron.
The Peruvian Syrup
Cures Dyspepsia, Liver Complaint, Dropsy. rover and
Ague, Loss of Energy, Low Spirits.
The Peruvian Syrup
Infuses etrength, vigor, and nem life into thespian,
and builds up an "Iron Constitution."
The Peruvian Syrup
C ores Chronic Diarrticea, Scrofuin, Boils, Scurvy, 14
of Countitu lionni Vigor.
The Peruvian Syrup
Cures Nervous Affections, Female Complaints, and ali
diseases of the Kidneys and Bladder.
The Peruvian Syrup
la a Specific for WI diseases priginnsicA in 11,11,1te,
STATE OF UTE BLOOD, or accompanied by Debility
or a Low State of the System.
Pamphlets containing certificates of tires and ?worn;
mendations from some of the most eminent Physiciand
Clergymen, sod others, will be sent free to any ad:
Ire select a few of the names to show the anima
JOHN E. WILLIAMS, ESQ ,
rrosi.lout of the Metropolitan Beak, New York
'T.'T WORT .
BRA RAM SHEIVIC
REV. P. CHURCH,
Editor New York Chronic/a.
Rev. Joint Sterpont, Lewis Johnson, M. D-,
Rev. Warren Burton, Ito Melt Kinney, AL D.,
Req. Arthur H. Fuller, S. K. Kende% M. D..
Rev. Gordon Robbins, W. R. Chisholm, Id .D
Rev. Sylvanua Cobb, Francis Dana, M. D.,
Rey. T . Starr King, J. Antonio Sanches, K. D.;
Rev. Ephraim Note, Jr., Abraham Wendell, H. D.,
Rev. Joseph 11. Clinch, A. A. Hayes, Ai. D.,
Rev. Remy Upham, .r. R. Chilton. M. D.,
Roe. Head ley, U. R. Kinney, Ai. D..
Rev. Joint W.Olmstead, Jorent lab Stone ~11. B.
Prepared by-N. L. CLARK . CO., 4rscinsirrly for
. I. DINSMORR,No. 491 Broods's>. Now York.
Sold by ID Druggists
Cures W;unds. Bruises, Sprains.
Redding's Russia Salve
Cares Boils, Ulcers, Cancers.
Redding's Russia Salve
Cures Salt Minoan, Piles, Erysipelas.
Redding's Russia Salve
00,.. Ringworms, Corn &c., &c.
NO FAMILY SHOULD BB WITHOUT IT.
Only 25 coats a box
POR !ALE BY
J. Z. RINSMOBR, No. 491 Broadway, Now 'York.
VOWLI , I & CO. No. 18 Tremont St., Bofton,
And 'lv all Bruggiata and Country Storpkerpere.
Juno 29, 1881.—ly.eow.
Vibitat trying Coffee of all the varione brands.
Remember - 11ROWNIN6VE , EXS'ShSIOR"—at the he*d
True, it'e nut like others that are "SOLD EVERT.
A. little stretch, we all do huow, gOod goods will easily
(But asireteh like this--' , sold irrerymbere"--I s Ter
apt to tear.)
Now, I can safely say, without any hesitation,
There's none like "BROWNING'S EXCELSIOR" In
this enlightened nation.
simea chemists have not foetid a Coffee from any
Possessing the same ingredients as "Browning's
Nor is there any one. in or out o f the Coffee trade.
Who knows the articles from which 'Browning's
I'm told its made from barley, rye, wheat, beans, and"
Name a thousand other things—hut the ItIMIT ONE
But with the Coffee men I will not hold contention
For the many, many things they say—too numerous
Whilst they're engaged in running round from store
To learn the current wholesale price of "Browning's
Some who know my Coffee gives perfect satisfeetion,
Nave formed a plan by Watch they hope to cause a
The casif—`tie with a few ; no doubt 'twill he more—
To name their Coffee after mine, (111LOWNLNGS
some sey their's the only brand that will stand a
Now „try a little of them ell—see which you like the
Threeyear's have panel away since I that lOW a
Never have I iu your paper advertised before ;
Nor would I now, or over consent to publish more, '
If like HOMO useeby "everybody ,"` "sold everywhere,"
in ' , every store."
A trade like this I do not wish ; the orders I could
The factory all Jersey's land would take—leave not a-
foot to till.
My trade is not so very largo ; still I think I have my
But, reader you may rret tussured , 'Lis NO "SOLD EV
Mantifetctured mu/ for Mt., by th e writer,
George L. Browning,
Ho. 20 Market Street, Camden,
This coffee is not composed of poisonous drugs, it
contains ziothing deleterious; many persons nee this
Coffee that cannot use the pure coffee; it takes but
one and a half ounces to make a quart of good strong
coffee, that beingjust ono-half the quantity it takes of
Java Coffee, and sheltie less than half the price.
RETAIL DEALERS may purchase it in leas quanti
ties than ten gross at my prices from the Wholesale
Orders by mall from Wholesale Dealers prompt
ly attended to.
Feb. 22, 1866.-3 m.
• IN Lice,
ISMS is to notify all ears: , •aaterssind eahinet make's
that no bills for eoginthelli be paid by the. Dille.
tors of the Poor for poor persons dying within a -circle
of five miles of the Poor 11 - omo ; as all such persons
will be furnished with Coding free of expense on appli.
cation to the Steward at the Poor lion se.
'JOHN E. BOWMAN, ..-
XMAS WALBORN', Directors of the - Poor.
Prohibiting the flurrying of Horses, Cattle Sheep, and
Swine within the Borough of Lebanon.
LPE it Enacted and ordained by the Burgess and
Town Council of the Borough of Lebanon, That
from and after the publication of this Ordinance It
shall not be lawful for any person or persons to bury
any dead Horses, Cattle; Sheep e r -swipe within the
Borough limits. On, Complaint to the Chief Bur
gess of any person or persons violating this ordinance,
such person shall pay a penalty of Twenty Five Dol
lars for every °Bebe°. One half of which to go to the
informer and the other half to the Borough Treasurer.
sold penalty tube collected as all debts of Dice amounts
are recoverable by Law.
Enacted, Februar,V.:2o, 1865.
Chief Burgess, pro tern.
Attest, D.E. MILLER, Clerk.
l'eb.22, 1865.-3 t.
Relative to the removal of Snout front Side Walks and
Gutters in the Borough of Lebanon.
BEIt en.acted and ordained by the Burgess rind
„LP Town Council of the Borough of Lebanon, That
from and after the publication of this ordinance, all
property holders shall remove from the aide walkaand
gutters of their respective properties all snow and ice
practical to remove, and shall hereafter remove all
'ow from said aide walks, and gutters immediately
after its fall. Any person violating this "ordinance,
shall, on Lis or her neglect being reported to the
Chief Burgess, pay a penalty of FIVE dollars, to be
collected' as all dues of like amount are recoverable by
Attest, D. E. 31m1.88, Clerk.
Feb. 22, 1865.-3 t .
Just printed and for sale at this
office, Conditions for .the Sale of Real Es
REV. ABEL STEVENS,
Late Editor Christian Advocate and Journal
Redding's Russia Salve.
Teals Old Sores
Redding's Russia Salve
Cures Bum, Scalds, Cuts.
Redding's Russia Salve
Enacta,Feb. 20, 1865.
Chief Burgess, pro tem