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itcsbm Alarninn, Septcitificr 20,1819.
(For the entdfi3rd Reporter
WRITTEN. FOR MS. EL ZABETH MEANS
tY E MASON
l e a lives in Towanda an elderly dame,
lie first in the forest, the first in the plain, tseen.
feu naught but the wood-land was everywhere
-Mlles were m antled in green,
,e , l mountains and i.anies were
F:en long before airmen had dealt out their Moira
T • ellen the forest from shady repose.
•ne stood a ca'om all covetd
Wbere once Itt-'d Eliza,the Towanda maul.
der Latter the tirbt to encounter the wood,
pu-it:d can,e to thus lonely abode,
n at.d a daughter to leave on the plain,
r mid ..zo home and return back again.
t:.e sou ‘'.fcorttcnted rdnb'd heap to sta3--
6, ba,:k.- Lai, - but I'Dhall obey,
!.ely though woods are so wild
ycn thut. cry tug, undal:ftil child`."
ileparture 'till long out of sten
th.n to lwr cabin. to spend a long night;
th,kk contemplate the seerfe—
,l. re to the t-0,..d, at the nee of thirteen.
fee time for returning was four or fine days;
0' mar F endure it" she fervently plays.
rA ay..tr the' so lonely I Lie down to sleep
%Iv t.-a-enly Father, I pray my soul keep."
dl r. , ended the time fur return.
her fattier but vratch'd still in
F. r a:* aloe in this wilderness home,
‘),, l ••• . re • ri.% F :thrr! 0 why . dock.% he comt r
„ £l,za mdelk longer stay.
;-,,11,e t.zclaiess had cau.'d a delay:
r e !ay< now crrre added before his rtturn
- ! .- he; cabin was still lit to mourn.
nicht 1%±...n the twilight was gone from' the
•t• a. were peaceful to slumber and rest ;
tr. :•iv:` • l• 47eat numbers were prowling around,
made the woods echo with mast dismal sound.
gept fire motheed throughout the whole
• m:cht chscoves the place where she lay.
a men. the Indians,w he striArd round the land,
..J ,he made a prey to a merciless band.
•;.••••1 , ;.r aro fh+ yea-'s rass'd anley
and a:er.e in her cabin she lay ;
• r. ~ u t from ber man-ion of white,
.! c•o:no Th. hor,dre..t, of hoists in sight.
, san huntsman in chase a their
arta, ;',age that cnvets the plain ;
enc.: ;<r dismal site braid the vfolres yell;
'lc now he.trb the sound of the church-going bell.
t•xinwly bas troUght her a good share of wealth. '
Ad t. , !thleuce had,gatue.l her the blessings er
aro tc7i.itts this spot on the plain.
n,,e king arid .0 lonely she once d4d remain
trt:r.,l thus ascending to Gt.(' in her prayer,
ex:end round me thy t.therty car:."
• • ...Yes thus a pa. , ern nemnt , rs around,
'Llappiness ruly to rinse is round.
Xttempt to Awtottuate Rs. Jackcoa
IN WHICH Tli CRI:D ICJ. TOINDPSTER. of
L• • • \ ...hal T . , Taos. LW .1 , / HIS rrLI a.
t party cezta sa exceellingly'airmatecl
..vo or three last years el Gen Jack
a:l:-u:, ,tratten, and "the newspaper a..sardts
-• mad:. or Pre,ttie . r.t acre 4,l:stnt•zur.=hd
tr-I , ual bitterne s,•that it u. 1.; 51?[;•11.115:y
:• , I ..,Aied, by /as faends, to get up a Lie-gilani
the Eteemire a:turmoil and as .re-:iii
s! occo;:ant. A scheme of this kind was
'L./a once hinted at in Congros, and would
• e un•Linbted:y been earned into execution, had
•‘t Iron indignantly te,pelled and rejetted by
w•t:it probably first Us! to the sueStion of the
~?Estiteney of getting, up a life et hotly-glad for
President—was the violence ea - baited at a pub
ic meeting. held in the city of New ; York. at which
• was proposed that an armed :Itcci c .d be to
4.:Saner earoliq by the cru2ens, to proceed to
M capitol and comp& the presiant to modify', ti
't.l not change the entire porky of his admin.
so !ar as related' to matters tg finartre
propaAinon was ail idle one, conceiceil
ognes, and openly propaed ate acifix 4 ated
rittral fitatttie named Gotild, who hroti long
find him:eel( ridiculed for his folly by all
4 1 .1 the political ,ens of the Union.
to nt ,t:h r , f hnaary, 1835. at a tune, when
4 - . uonce of rendtri... thfficatties between thr ,
Erauce, the public mind had become
dtterted horn the poi l ucu /Ind .fillkOng,
.r....supt was made on the the of Gen.,Jacksoan,
- -"j. man ranted Richant Lau-reet-e H e
le) man waiter, about vanity - or tariff:ay
ca 5 l'f ate, and a native of Great Bream.
rotm; 'rears a ciuzetruf . the city of Wash
• L. u - as inaJe in the day time. and
prt-fenctsi at ten, them:od' people, on
e .ter ci therreast hoot of the capitol: The op,
'y (••.rjbt was a Fincolar and melancholy
T.:e Hon. Wartea R. Dams a Repteseatati ce
boot South Casnitua; a grit, a poet. and
h.NA a fear days beene, fallen z wietins
.Ite de=ease inculeat to the caletol i ati, talLa to
boned, of coarse, from the Hans 'Oteongtelor
conformity with padiamentary custom and coot
, w arnm R . Daviii E tired a lice of esky
• ~.ince , atd was of mit tcial habit an temper•
-.; as a poet and onhcdat, he hat dititiNni,h
it . and comegoently an towrsoally large
~, ,r .V.age. had tattled:to par tett% iiieteas bn.
-le holy ides 44 itindebre. It cons he who
-rr.te Lae celeticaned anorpopular parody Ray's
entitled " Johnson's Wile* of I..cmistatta,"
so estensi+e 6 nin in , England and
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relied pistol, deliberately presented . kto the breast
of Geri. Jackson, , and pulled the trigger. 1141;per•
cusaion cap exploded without dieching,.the
tat. Finding himself battled in this idiotism he
drew the second pistol, whiclitad the same elect
—the percussion cap exploded, and no harm . wall
done. So adroitly did taint:we act, and. so
dense was the crowd, that he was not discovered
by any one at the momentexcept General Jack
son, who raised his cane andstruck at, bat
Missed his object. As he . raised his cane, he
ejaculated an emphatic expression, familiar to
himself, which arrested the attention of others,
When Lavirence was secured by Capt. Gedney, of
the Navy, who clasped him itt his aims, and then
pinioned him. The cry was iustatnly, "kill him !
kill 'him ! kill the assassin I" Gedney, however
- held the a_•eeissin fast, and demaudeJ that law and
instice shotild tafe their ceursei hurried the mad
man into a carriage, and conveyed him to prison.
The excitement that immediately ensued, was
terrific; -the raass iu anendauce swayed-to and fro
hie the wares of the Ocean; and hundreds nit
knowing what was the actual cause of alarm. at
to make a precipitate retreat, to avoid be
ing trampled on.
Unfortunately, as it afterwards proved, the Hon
George Puindever, a Senator frc.tn the State of
Mississippi. was one among the first to make a
retreat. A- soon as the assemblage evinced an in
tease excitement. Mr. Poindexter. who had been
crippled in a duel, hobbled as last as he possibly
could to his carriage, and leaping into it, bade his
coachmen drive with all possible celerity, to Penn
ielliania Avenue. This extraordinary' movement
at price confirmed, in ahe minds of many, the sus.
melon that very speedily arose, that be had em
ployed-Lawrence to assassinate Gen. Jackson:
Between General Jackson and Mr. Poindexter a
most acrimonious feud had existed-for years. They
had, at one time, been on terms of the closest in
timacy, personally and politiealty. 111 r. Poindexter .
had defendedl General Jackson with great ability
and success, in the matter of die Simiuolein war,
and the execution or the British emissaries, Ar
buthnot and Aimbricter, and besides this, he had
remlered him inr?ortant sect ice in the canvass that
had resulted in his election. The contest over,and
General Jackson in office, Governor Pointieseer
sauzlit. add expected. it was NZIW. * diplomatic sta.
tion. and being refused, or the gift being prOcrasti.
:need, a fend ensued, which led to the most unpar
i,klonable bitterness on both sides. The parties,
(and the friends of 'the parties, erimittateil end re
eliminated each other to a manner Tint led to the
most irrtplicahle hdtred, and an uneonquenable
, t,ing ha ternytanee
T. -, such a .engtil was this tried c7r:ried that Go.
rernor Poi-idea:in. x.matled perhaps to triatlatit by
:be eir.nti and enterief tb Max newspaper ; Men
the noel-edited organ of the government, despatch
ed a ft iciul to the White geese with a challenge.
inviting General .1.11:klon to modal comlait. • .The
Challenge, aitif the beater cf it, were treated with
corresponding indignity and contempt ; and the
latter wasmszructed to inform his friend. Governor
Poindexter. that General Jackson could not recog•
rii.-.. a blarigmud, who was in the daily, habit of
hursestlappirtt his wife ! Tins assertion having ,
been made public, Goverutor Poindeater found it
necessary to appear'before the public' in self-vindi
cation. lie dented ever having been guilty of any
rudeness to the gentler sea; pronounced Gener
al Jackson a itheiderer, and as for the charge of
horsewhipping his wife, be appelled to the lady
herself lo contradict the calumny or to sustain it.
It was - while this unkirmhate state of things ex
vsted. that Richard Lawrence the assimin, made
his attack upon the- life of General Jackson, and
created the suspicion that Governor Poindexter was
• his instigator.
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Governor Poindester heed in Four-and-a-half
street. a ferr.doors north of Pennsylvania avenue.
Directly opin-ite stood the shop of an lriahman,
named Michael Foy, a hl.ackstuith, and "doctor
of the diseases of horses."
Foy had been an applicant fey %rook, m the tray
of hi; vocation, on the public buildings, and though
oftea promised it, be had never been gratified.—
He Iraq a matt of rather Unmoral habits, and every
thing mrfed to operate to his manifest dhqklvan
When the attempt of Lawrence to
Gen Jackson . w..s made known throoghoot the city,
and the came of the assassin was published, Mich
ael recollected that he had often seen Richard Law
! ence go into and come odt of f , - destees sesi
&nee. tie forthwith' cornunirticad the fact to a
neighbor, named Stewart, who, on paring notes
and overhauling his me.mo-y, reedit red the mine
thing. Foy and Stewart conferred several times
on the subject, and at WI commtmicated all they
knew to a Mr. Louis Coltman, who was an Alder
man or counciiinaci, representing one of thenranis
of the city of 'W.whiligton in Arkft=dooverriment.
Coltman was an active and warm politic a l parti.
=n, devotedly attached to General Jackson? and
ever ready to serve him. Being aware, that the
General stinFeeted Poindexter, he eat on him
and stated 'what Foy and Sutarart had declared.—
Gen. Jackson listened to him to the cod, and then
told him bet would have nothing to do with the
marteras.iong as it presented an unandtettfalged•
aspect. "Go," said be, "to these men, and tell
them if they know anything the will lead ,to del
detection and conviction of Poi:Wiener, they - mild
i ., reduce it to the shape of a sworn affidavit_ Let
them swear to what they caohns tio know, 503
hand it to me, and I will attend to il.r • .
Coltman, who was disposed to filliere dne,i lo l
largely in the busineea, dirt *W. - 0ii11.7 ',. 4l ***
brimmed ,- and/ Pil, agd Stewartaida itd,Wvt:tif
all they had seen, and almost wlntrawresittie Bre
attd leP,lton. of &wage litindeitter:' 'The 'bid
Getters! Ind the atSdaVits in` tis 'ptieeliieew*ittt
nes - c, when he one day happened 40 noenrkai thi r rt
subjeet,' at''' spieled ',We seetatitylillrAdal
, Misiiretiths:'*Mijivanfit'Deletatiiii lilt*,
Home prftepsf Mr. Matur - BWOY'
kept tho secret for a week or istri,whe.ts belugal.
evening - alittle excited at 'a coa vials' , patty? whis
pered it in eonfidenee - to a - menthe, of Alit Rhode
Wand delegation. TharMeinber,'ln iprit inikritY.ed.
it to a Mr. —7-- s who Wa*J4,Able time • a Congres
sional reporter, and Washington letteraWriter and
correspondent generidly. The story was-riot • im
parted as a secret to Mr. who, Impel:es:Mg that
the existence of the affidavits wax e n fact , familiar
to al motsLevery one-irt -Waslritoon,. communicated
the whole allair to one of his Nerd York corres
pondents, with the additiou :of "these; arid:nits,
unless destroyed .by countatbalancing testimony,
must and will convict Governor 'Poindexter, and
consign him to the timpani, of the Penitentiary"
The loner embaacicg the facts.of the c ase, was
published in New York, without a mornenia delay,
and produced the deepest excitement- It was at
once denounced as a falsehood, by the papers in
the interest of the oppreithiri, and warmly sustain
ed by those which advocated the Administration,
many of whom armed to the irrevocable truth of
every mord it contained ; and this they did, with
out knowing one word 'authentically about, the
The published letter returned in Washington. af
ter the lapse of a few days, when it was denounced
as false and calumnious by the National lutAten
cer, the United States Telegraph, and even hy,lthe
Globe held, for Gen. Jackson had had not confided
the secret of the affidavit to the oftileial • editor.—
In the Senate, the letter was denounced by Mr•
Calhoun, Mr. Webster, and all the leading states
men of the opirrsition, and Governor Poindexter
having bestowed on it the seven vials of his wrath,
demanded an early and an impartial investition,,
and immediate arrest of its author, This ho de.l
mended, he said in justice to himself, and to the
dignity of the Senate i for, if he were gtfi ty of the
charge preferred, he were unworthy the seat he
held and of the confidence and association of all
' honorable men.
An Executive mandate wail immediately issued;
placed in_ the bands of Sbaekelford, the Setgeant
at- AM& who was instructed to street the author,
who was lying dangeromily sick at his lodging in
,Avenue: and, in despite of his re
monstance, he was informed that he must either
submit to close arrest in the capitol, or 'yield the
name of the person who had informed bun of the
the existence of the Affidavit'. Of course, Shack
elford, the Sergeant-at-Arms, had no authority to
oder any such terms or threats, but as he was very
much disposed to figure in the business, and thus
strengthen him in the tenure of office, he submit
ted a proposition at once insolent and inhumes.
He was assured in ream, that no oneg name
would be prodoced till after consultation could be
had with the ortgiaal possessor of the secret affi
davits. Shackelford then replied, that ha was au
thorized to say that laity eight boors for considera
tion and consultation would be allowed ; abet
which, if the name of the infixmant acts not yield
ed, summary action would be hall'
The west day, at a very early hour, a sou of Mr_
John C, Calhoun' called upon the author of the let
ter, as the friend of the lion. Gore Poindexter,
and in his behalf, demanded how be knew of the
exigence of the allidavits, and animated that un
less the call were complied with, vessel would be
had to a more summary process for a remedy.—
He, at the same time, " tiarlded in," amissive flow I
Governor Founlextes, whirls partook at once of
chivahy and sahpems. .
The author of the letter remained obstinately
mate, refusing to make use of theinaineof any one,
and as this affair bad, at this period geserated an
intense excitement, be was afraid to call upon his
informers to sustain him, because he feared that
they would deny their former asseniens.
In this state of ddeinma, having partially recov
ered, he bethought him that he would eaR on Gen.
Jackson. So thought so done. He availed him
sell of an early hour, and was fortunate enough to
rind the okl soldier at leisure and alone.
"Sir," sad he "I come here on delicate beismem
I am the author of a letter originally published is a
New York paper, charging that you axe in posses& 1
ion of affidavits to prove that Richard Lawrence
- was employed by George Poindexter to assassinate 1
rau f . It is not in my powertopnave theexistemasof
any Each paper, and if I cannot make good the con;
tents of my letter, lam irrevocably ruined. I can
not contend with the Senate; and unless I make,
out rnycase, my repotiaticel 31 -a man, end my ; pro
,fesision 33 a waiter, are both destroyed. Mr. Pres
ident, may I be pmmined to .ask, if you possess
those affidavits'!" • ' ' '
"'Make yourseff perfectlyetwOsanginanr said'
the general, "the affidavits are in my pOseitegoi,
and here they ate aii I - 1 ,At -ihe eiMse. Imsankbe I
drew them boot his pecks, awl. fig IL , voice df
thunder, whilst his eyes dashed tiny, he esektiehrd:
ago, sir, tell the Senate that Andrew 'lackson has 1
the evidence of the gdikoLGeogps,roltrdesteir, and
- is responsible to God. and hie eeentry l . Take them i
sir, if you dosire . todb so, add *stain yeaselt r.-- ,
Bat upon coasidereiUo, be rte up his mind'
to titan the odium* mild wait Itopiftto ba taken. ' '
The names of the - old:gins' I bilmese was now
surrendered tethe Semis; and it *deer etennihee
of incestigattou OM onleroCeoriPered °fgt.:Cite
Wright of New YOlts NadMiSa iiih t eje4X4llll4 *
Mr Willie Magellan sitllnsthearolana t Mr.Thous
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proved, an&gie committee repotted a fall aeguital
afGov e lanulexter.
I:4r6irr.a4Or the arm!, weal thraiqh, an et
-401,4'14411*m JPtice Cranch, who aa*gil him
to find bail for his appearance,sicoutt, toanawfclor
the assault, with thesuempt to assassinate. Theft=
demanded for his appearance was fifteen hundred
dollun , , which was deemed too small by eager and
ktcaPhaTapippiti.4 . Ku it was e . trivalant to. eter
nal inc.vpi ar
on, as. the. root.fellow could not Lou
bound any one to be rmpourable to hint in the sum
of fifteen shillings.
At the time of the arrest of Lawrence, it was
doubted by many, If the pistols were loaded, as
neither of them vreut off. To ascertain the Act,
they were placed in the Lambs of Major Donelson,
and a company of gentlemen ; who exalt:dyed them.
They were bond be loaded with ball, shig.and
buckshot, and.beingse-caffed, went off, perforated
a two inch plank at the ilistretde 4,(. l lllMtee lan" ,
They were hum barreled, , coaticeted WWI- the
breech or chamber by a screw.
Why did they nc4 explode when placed at the
breast of General Jackson, of course nctonecan tell,
but it is supposed, as Law - nmee had carried them
in his, busew many days, and us the weather was
very warm for the season, that the warmth of his
body had destroyed theperee.ssicn leap:
Lawrence was couimiued to - palm) the month of
February, 1835, aul rentaiued there many years,
u hen 1 thjuk, he was conveyed to the Lunatic As
y mat, in E.-unman:. When last saw him, he ap
peared to be contented and happy, and was very
busily enwged to parcelling out crowns and king
doors, while he originated monarchs and despo
' tisins.—/folden's Magazine.
Professor Silbutan meutioas the fact, that in bor
ring the Artesian wells in Paris, the temperature
of the earth increased at the rate of one degree for
every fifty feet toarils the centre. Reasoning
from causes known to ekist, he says.
That the whole interior portion of the earth, or
at least a great part of it, is an Ocean °insetted rock
agitated by violent winds, though I dam not affiratit
is still rendered• highly probable by the phenomena
of volcanoes. The facts connected with their erre
lion bare been ascertained and placed beyond a
dou*. How; then, are they to be accounted for
The theory prevalent some years since, that they
are caused by the combustion of immense eta, beds
is perfectty 1 verde, and is entirely. abandoned. All.
the coal us the workl would not afford fuel enough
for a sin;,ile capital exhibition of ir=utrius: 111;e
must look higher than this, and I hare but little
'doubt that the whole rests on the action of electric
and galvanie principles which are constantly in op.
opera i.~n in the earth.
Lyell does not regard the theory as founded oe
any sufficient data, which teaches the deeded that
the whole earth is a mass of melted rock, except
a crust of a few miles in thickness, as an outer co
vering. True, there are over three hundred active
volcanoes known . to exist; bat these are more doi
ly to be strictly local snit limited in their extent
dorruward,and laterally, than the outlets of one
continuous mass of liquid minerals, reachirr; hem
the earth'i centre to the base of these volcanic
cones. Professor Silliman encourages the coati:c
log opinion that the fragile shell . on which we live
is from one to two hundred miles thick, and little
likely to burst asunder sod - let us drop intothe
lug iron and granite.
Deus Dr - vv.—lt is a great thisfortche that peo
ple so commonly mese themselves with idle ana
imaginary erhernts of how they worth behave, and I
what they wield do, were they in each a situation.
They would be very good and exemplary were
they very grcdl rely learned, very wealthy, very
retired, eery ord; and the like. Oat they neglect
the gill which is given them, and the work which
given them, and the wool which is appointed
for them, while they ate thinking of that which
-they are not. Alas that men's thoughts shoot)
be taken up with dreams and reveries, how they
uloold manna were they in another station, while
the chic! wisdom of life consist* is the assiduous
ditrhargir of the &Niel belOngeg - their cren proper
Mes. Purrocmi of llecarems.—" Breeches of
WIC screamed Mrs. Partington, as she beard that
teas applied.to viol:micas of the armis
tice. " Well, I wonder what they will barer mot.
1 have heats tell on " cloake of hypocrisy" and
grrobeirol parity,'' bet I never bearded - " breeches
of faith before. i hope they'le main of something
'that *on't Change and wear , as old Deacon
Gakires faith did, for Idsalways charging.
Ire erent eft front believing than nobody would be
saved to believing that MI week, be t and at last
tinned eel a ipturnologir, intd didn't believe is
Tat lirszemo Sza44.—in Cornitearciit diem are
137 maim asdk, coassasing yeady 13,20,170
pourpit el' . can; aid inaaulaiosurp 33,313,1133 ,
'Janda afeleik tEr4,364porradi of m:MOO do.
zen spark of thread, 638,512 pounds banked 30,-
060 dialeardaserhirtpthissiseaddass, 417,117 yards
. . ,
„pmtof capind mead
ii 6..3r1,4t0f ' "are 2,412 mates mid lictso,,
females faaployed ' thisloadreas.
' 56 " ar
Of trader reeseli l aw deid, lad e
sytaiimhy whit the'beraisi+d, wigeettigO7 iiseitsbed IV di*
heimicheidtrteeilsof laanokC .lidapiPii tai
Mrs. A. G, plimins,4„cniy, wribi.43ka .460 etk. iesk;
agrd 13 ) cars and 5 niondu.
Oh ! she is One' I hear it in thestillness
That broods 'erialia4 . tottedyour tiolate hearth;
la the quick teatalt *allay hisidet4
la the low sigh, kW-stifled id its birth! •
1 read it on each forehead; pale and drooling:
In the mute pallor of the tremidous lips
In the dimmed eyes, that seemed a• troubled.wrets
Where Death's dark angel his black pinion dips.
Yet let warm sunshine melt the mournful shadows
Thai haunt Your far borne with their Aar* of
Faith's holy sunshine from the liigreti strum g
Tu nestle softly on her maideititomb.
Not there tour beantirce angel bath her
Heaven's crystal wails guard bcr bright uradsion
l'oross.sa.unlyand molt fair, are eatbering roniufh el`
And dowel - 5 that fade not garland her young brow.
Ills smile. on whose strong arm she leaned is dying
Huth chased away her memories of pain; _
tier macula of stn, nor shade of sorrow,
Shall ever touch her innocent lif4 again. . •
Arid ye, true-hearted inottraeral mho hare held her
As a rich boon from Illiai t who gireth all,
Death hath dread poser; yet let your trust be stron
For Christ bath frandt tsed Lore from his dark thralL
In the gold tisane et her pure affections
Your hinds have Went no stains of dart alloy;
thr not believe that she forgets, in Heaven,
The hearts that wade her earthly lot a joy.
Down a bright path. atilt ende hands, ye led her
Even to the threshold of her home above;
And she remembers yet your fond caresses. •
And dritilts the memory of your words of love.
Chen do not mourn for her with such wild maAl
As to a sorrow without hope hclon i ps
Her eta whiles Amur to hear your tones of weeping,
she bends to bless you from the heavenly throngs!
Bet let tour thouitut 'her be odorous blossoms
pribging aboat you in the wintry horfrs,
And' voices full of pesie serenely wbispei
In the faint fragrance of her charmed dowers:
30 .51113(15mi trait. trit - Wiest e onstations
rat:e ta.itant jewels girded on your seas,
Too peaceful boar, when her irEar lips shall greet
Pasf the wild stream . that . now between you rolls.'"
Artt tie stein eordficts . and the fierVe" fttfilittlfiotT
That make our mortal life a field of war;
Past the last wail from Timer receding borders..
Tfitrlikt sad farewells mannitring from afar.
Oat break the wants akar those shores
Each' Wave a starry.vassad of the Light; .
Soft melodieweomi forth to kiwi their &nettledl
From Imps and lyre adowu those chambers Wight'
'nein sbeiwast iio white ilinstiions garments,
Her pars feet glancing on the gokten strand;.
To lead you safe. through imputed. celestial portals,
To the " sweet homit"lrithin our Fatherland!
canton. Aug. v 3. is&
Mare at the tidiater.
The tbileither are elbacts from' rec.,
wort on the "Cantior CUkor."
Tim &twin Axe rrs Mtsrstss.-4t at peints
Atm ire ban#s the teddy sardpans wait . obedient
to the nod of the passeeger, and as this.darn of
boats, forms WY small polion of the &cuing thrtictg,
it may na6b - abiiss to devote* paragraph to their
erctotaie recommendation. Go to the bottom only;
Americangattlint, and al the foot of 'those grlitAi
steps placed with plumb - line accuracy by some
know-countryman, you will find several young
women squatting down leisurely, but readyto be
1)6.4 Mdoitkli Mettle first cattier a sampan. t have
likened these boats to.child's cradle, aid under the
wicker root stands the female at the scull, to whirl
her hen to retdrertryou mai bid. Thesampan
owner does not worry and spoD her temper be
cacaos she bas not a vary ealeneive wankobe.—;-
She wears neither sheds, stocking* nos *von, and
yet a more cheertel being is seldom found. Her ,
garments consfsc of the. universal Ant, and wide
pantaloons sd blue cotton- Her hair is the only
part that seem* ufdenzatet mach attention; *libe
arrangement of that is somewhat ampliided. A
false piece is set into the back ofthe bead,and owl-
Own! to its ptadeby COO oi nip- brilliant eats fast.
ening,. The front bah is combed back like thatot
the, Bouthde court beadtles:
1 - The narrow brat is her home. She is a:limited
early, for life on - the rivet:begins at the daWn of
day. Sbe is not anxious to select a becoming
morning israppee for ffirtakfast; but forthwith
scours her sleeeicg and drearisg,otorti s herPOW,
her dining Mews her Shari,. hrWhert ehaerh
aq in one; 14hts apsnstich mod fixes atiatiracies.
'ice of Ire trS that Alf trl-Whe =V there , bef ,
gratitoae to stem ; then prepantsher slur
. bowl of rice. -Food enough to suffice her dady
wants, mita little patent chafing dish uith,od. to
he it are kept in amnia locket in the boat. Ole
a food appetite, managing her eh°l. s o l **wilh
great Iblvence,.and sipping bat cheap .ffitsecheng
web as mach Annum an if psesidiry ate meg
nificeut teals:nod; and then to ready for the .
realip , if *e /w4:1;0-tanateauispn
isbe Mriaanioasay- mats a hole in orta of bat gob.
; treat, or ;elides a glee bile i-ftath, Potent at
the Chinese are not at all inaensairr to ornament: •
Pethape As seta leklit aratoied the dam &rico-
Tem the Ode piateas grifii to. hitt* 00 ! mil4P
silstiEaFiool-i,bet an `1.1,6"4 keep a
.4 181 P 4 7 11 .7kii „IS*** FOB at:: Pto,
Wliaa- 4 * 4 :ca* *Or * girl?* titt Awn*
* sod! 'etch kand,!tarkeeeyridt eta, digit,
-16 '4-4 14 *** - -1 -0 4. i6:-,11 0 14 Allaaa,lo
- ifiarheti* doom:introit wad u6kboeek.
the l; ,a *la that # 7 * . cfb*rf' : n o Pg4"7 — ,
lf*#iiirriPkr* ti#M,4"lo, l -rove,
a7ataat 4 a* thafiliaa lrut
tiii*-413.11/11alia-** bat #3o.l*'lo. ii
.11.11 34 4 0 P0 43 500 1440 4 111- soK
, 11 1-
indiabit minion elite , * Ili water 11,10141110111
of a shark sicie;ii ihe ;esaieseareh e
Ttl w eil , ?
?his a all titiiiiiCer the day' Et' sie:W '.`31 1 141
* your ''grrairiattiok; Alirayi,.:ellear4Witei
, leafed, thankful fet i i ittlle 61 tom - ' L-
coorsvicts,ti I.7,sfe-7LOt eiler thini
..at aboa r tico, ire: ficrirk 01 Mimi
breakEtse, thianglith4 Wink tor houribetue: Ws
pause in front of theingshines varietratore t
otWrisio thatere% tritlol2dArti b lia.
bisihem mast yield -so .thek pihunF". of OM, 8 4 •
uhaethii tfie'ilijtliora4. l 4 ll 4
trirki Dues we sect vt-.
'olate the mles of sli#o,ifrid ,;#Vin.,l ll4 Wilit
and Efrilits are airout stain; down to a circular
table, and do not dished. to itay i ns ,psucl4,atten
tion.tt. hear - a sound of something hissing, and
P re 'u ti 7- 4,45 e7 a *-frOtt boa 104 ; firifp
halt s •Tozen oi?suirre'isairis'fbeir#tih it'oe boiled
rite, or fish prepared" in - some siiiiplerdieor veg._
stables ; tea it served in little,cnisti : the 44 - tit4'
ire Polled from their ; snit thit begind.
Chopsticks to a European are one of seventy timei
seven wonders of the wend. They are from six to
eight inches in leript, h; perfectly round and Smooth
and about die site of ryas:rain, neldbmiiiiiiithii
thumb and two forefingers, .they would- seem 4t
first sight, abed% as useless as knitting:needles; but
one no longer doubts their crocieney, whei 1i
sees the devastation performed by•their aid. Fo
A:haterouriis the Chinaman, that he earkpick , up a
grain., of rice bet xe6l their rounded euds*i. casilt
t a- it can to lifted on a knife blade; but be does not
usually stop to - eat ih shell delicate, ladylikb style.
then:ring and party tViistied clawit'theit meals 67
each numbered cups of tea, that Johnson -himself
would be put in the shade. They drink it without
stgaior cream ; they would rpoa
Note the breakfast is alstriasroiet,
his last bowl of rice, and thin is thOncinentkulftri
painter. Each bowl is elevated to the month, each
bead thrown back, each tail hangs straight
and into the distended jaws the final . eldspiticka
shoved the'rice in tftri Mott marvellorit ritatuier.—
Then as dieheirls d*emptied above eaelsmouth
appears a little 1011 l of the white vegetable; a ere
Mfg Mewl IS heard, and the rice hill sinks out Of
alert as o if swallowed by a quick-iind.
feat the party came to, and sitting down the bear*
took intotbem once mare, sigh prefisendlt, Mid ill
at once berxrrni . awase of our piesecce; iiirnOirtg
up horn the table, a*:asre too have bad bit *
and being wide awake to danfier on' ear,- aitiete
ickis Siams.—The most are'
aboni a.. large as macCaronf shims ;" they
of *air dtst and a tins or gfim Inked -ilogrther.
ind MU in incialtia.
Smite are perfume) arld`dcflored, and` tiie4 far
ciii'slW we silted toditeia v Lula - Tiorifioni
tieinkigniteal at meant), nod
continue righted down to the last thred ofstaisdttsf,
They Ina manufactured so cheaply that a. handful
May be'bad wlitout asking, and : heavy lea; fat
a few cents, yt t . s 3 gait is theconinintpriitT, timi
millions upon millions of dollars areitiptt*datt
ovally fin their purchase. 'Ttuouthent tthi. length
and breadth of tbe sad Cmpife ; thibuVeitTes atlas
villages; in enormous tifitittes, and sclitarf mad
side shrines :, in diiiiicts where the eye can ranch
over bmgues of j green caltimi, and on bad crags
by these! sew; in 'the 'latipinththa pale& of lfittr,
.nittiihrieti, and nn' ha hcfrift . Fut Metier
*Meats of the hiring, and by the Maths of ihi . ditik
appaar the silent hot everimitin' g iigniefad'aratha4.
aticria givrinka.-11 is thstmleittrotidane‘
for allotmens of mankind to - f:Ctratious. -I'hii
general wisdaii of this asraziget&ftit
the adaptation - Otall etaseei and eventitoneth OSP
•er, and in the ikft - 1 of the Gespeltogise'
meat in ereriow of life. It is the
. 644 of
al to vender to each - other that 'asaistansi Which
GOd may put ft hi cidepavrer t 6 giant fetthei
gmige of Sir Wafter Scott; 1111 rik - vi oT Adam"
'rook, perish did they cease to aid each 7 01thero
, Rom the time thit the mother binds the &WV
head, - tUr AO — men eat` that genie 'kind 'lnslitinf
wipes the dMitir4invp from tie karat-01.1hp dying,
we =not exist 'without mutual:help: l Aft, there.
fore,'who need aid - Omit: a tight it - free
- their Mori re Cutati ; no hotels the - pons
of gratkftesertifitsei gm&
Tim war TO , wrx.--At see of the torairenarree
a Sabbath &book in Leedom, two litde gide Pre=
imesed.tberosebrea so receive tipriatH, aleotadmait
bad recited awe verse wrote lbw do abet; boar
'haying lemired several thetiond yawls - 0 Seep,
rose. -The iptialeman, who Ptesidea inquuited
aindcooldelyou have !email ate 111001,Tein;
.113 d. thus bare kept Itr'with kosher"-
• 'it Yes,' tan the Amthirei cad leptred - t- " botl
lose& Muth; abit kept l tack cm paticier
"And was there-nay oneeribassonslin hairn
teamed that taught yon dus iessopr
an e w is, fig," I&
ileeplY: IS 111 - Waft' Tria
- Knprist -err mist Yaia or VittHtrosi.-&1:-A-fra
- sseittisreitteiVlX Italy* reestaisssea
poistossorias trinciaig; is NSW tot
ottho-tSeesrsi. - . 3ltionSte . prper rhir
leesitlrofandititetimeat to issrlat, fib : leaketV
4itrissitortaiitwopirstisTrosts:itral issiNiek - '
paphisiegtheleips Sipped Was nsmtunsis64 4
and other WEsstottebskihslesse
a° llo P%l gb - 0 . 0110111 0.0 t -ff '
a r WA', said as scow; p s
the babies elf yossesmoslisifistaiblghthilit'
of him*, "viola tisiepesoisi - leseisiiiiistieri
drinking, has oei to recit."
comoluip,ieGw‘laiimma - ffiaa
I:vt - • -
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