The post. (Middleburg, Snyder County, Pa.) 1864-1883, February 10, 1870, Image 2
L"TliE POST. NIDDLF.HURQ, FEBRUARY 10, 170. JCBT ( ROI KK, Editor and Proprietor. 1- 1 Tlie (.old Conspiracy, The Congressional commtttcs to the Investigate ibo Wall street gold cod sjirucy hiva examined eovcrnl wit nesses, lining tLem (lould und l'isk, two of tlx principle operators We p-'niiim I b.(. Ait vf rMlljf pectol tho I'rcsiJcnt or Mm. Grant, or tho Sccrotsry of tho Trosiry of lieinj; ptttioipator in tint roin irk able swindle, but Lints to that (Tcct wen' thnwo out in tlie CiIuthh of tin vari 0,14 newspapers alvciso to ths adorn blri loo, nritli- tvo Individuals we have tiA-ncJ woro ro'errel M a loin;.' rogtrzutt of tho fact. Tb'ir testi mony litis now been civi-o, and luro i wbit h sii J r it. A 'ali'ntoo lip.iich to tlio New Yo.k Jl,:.af-I ) : "(io 1 1 .1 " trlinmny was carefully eoiisidctcd u'i'1 (It'll vcri il wit!i t ln force o'imc wlw deeply ft'ldies what h".' In 1 1 fay. 'I'lio ouljr point in OoiiKl'n ten titnonv wig n dci-idcd ili'id irat in that he con! lore 1 tint nil efforts to link the tiamo of th President or tlio .vet - ri'tary of tlio Treasury with tlio trims - n"ti 'ii iiii i-lriit to t!ii' L'olil panic ol Si p (Mill r were ii u'loiou lubrications; that he Ichrved thr.t licit lirr of lliopo ir.ri'm knew what was poiitjj on io Y n!l-treit." And lid. Is: ' The whole el l'i-k'rt tF' iinotiy m of the Baini' thar.icter a that pnLli-hed iu thi Iio - li' iiiiaii pi- s of New York. There v oj ronllv n new int in it. 'J he Inpresston if the cmitiiitt'-c iii regard tithe two men wasliiph'y onip'imcn - tnry to Geul I ; but l'ii-k rrenis to have teen put down us rut tl' -brained, har iini-jcii'um, reckless imlilktuil, who dues a mint deal of tn'ki'ig and Iflt'c thinking. N'o nnc ever stiepcttad for a lu inii'i t that cither the l'nH ileiit ot Secretary liotilwe'l knew anyihin;; ubo'jl the r Miibiiiation, mid the state Meiit ol ioiil.l. it in cniL-idiTed, ilitiehc? t!i' tn:iitter al'Oeth r,1' On the name stibjec! thi Pbila id phi i 7'nc reuia:ks : " 1'isVs I'Xiiniti iii in nliiindant'y proves three th'ng. lir-t. Iii en n folly tin J wialiDecs in a linaneier ; ccc ou I, tlio p irerty of the railroad c i-p oration lor which ho perry man lers ; and third. Ill ) cutiro tree Join of the I'reiideiit from any of the speculation of tho lloi l llitiir. 'J lut is to nay hit tcititn.iny iHtabliiliCi uolbin tliut was uot befurc known. The Supreme C ourt varmirlr. The question of tho nomination to fill vacancies in the Fuprema Court was decided by tho Trosidcnt lat Monday by n iiiiiiiaiiiu Josi'jih 1'. l!ridhy, of New Jcrsoy, vl o E. 1'.. II mr, r j "cled ; uud William Stron, of 1'ennsylrauia, vice Edwin M. Suntou, djoctted, Jutictf etr itirf is cuiincntly futcd for Ihid hio.li position. In point of learn ing, cxpci icnco, an I loyalty to the Govcro.u -.it in th. dark hour ot Ihc icbc'ioti, he has no supclor. Ttio Newark A h'-rtiur, publidieJ at tb. homo of Mr. lliadley, hpcuk tliub fuvor.ihly of him . At a late hour we receive tho iratc ful iicwsol ibe nomination of Joseph tll.Iirv tverjt'hiu.. mailable is now re 1 15i-a.ll -y, of tins city, I n associate rjniiuU tub.- prepaid. The nine clause Justice ot the supremo Court of the mi,lt ,.lllLnl,e tt tho deparimeuts of I inted Males. Ktuwin the man. ii... ...,...,,.. n l i l,.w I,..;,,,. having knowu for years his hi'li I '(.". I iibililics an I his diliiirruishe I purity of name and son), we shall only rpeak tho video ol New Jersey whi n we describe lit iu as s iurit, man, mid scholar tit for the place. l'ir many jcars ho hos been u prominent ndvo cato iu tin high court in which he will now be eal cd to preside Tlu ro arc few hval miuds in ore clear or learned, few tempers mer calm and direct, few ambitions inspired by a gentler r u higher purji se. We had despjirvd of lo' uuc, lut our congratulations arc the most earnest' l'oliticully, Mr. l!radley is a tru?, tea Ifist Kejiiibliciin of the early school, lli-i hili rank la his prufessi'io has Kept him oul of tho aieua of active polities, but in u II tho long and dark of of Kopublieanisni iu New a)criey J.o hns Icon lir.-t in the cause, an 1 la tctt io tho fuht. ?nit vtiiitciN. The ud dness of this winter Is not without precedent. As early ns ltjsd, tho Urst winter thut IV nu spent in Ibis country, ho speaks of tho extreme luiliuenr of the atmosphere,) he mercury but rarely faliiug below the freezing joiut, which impressed hiui very la Vorably with our climate. The winter ot 13vU was cue o! remarkable niil j. licss. Tlie lucroury Ireo leuilv reailiod seventy degreesduriugthe if jV.iiu 1 the wateisot ibe i-liuy IkiM imi l'clcware were warm uu ouli to baiho iu. The winter of ITsil was nlsj iciuaikably Warm. I'uiiuj the mouth ol January id that year a hilVe sbud wu eu ilit ia the i)elcwttre, uiid was korved up ia elegant at lo at the Liu-boroo ' tavern ou Market street, this city, to ii select ci'iupauy of gcullcuico. i'tnn truly sui i, alter roaiiiug two or three witters iu this country. ' J he weather often changed without notice, and is constant aluiebt iu ita inconsistency." iiut within tho lust tweuiy years we have bad several winters i mild aa t he present, ia which then as scarcely eny ice and uo sleighing. Tbe-e were followed by several winters of iutense ColJ. Ttiui of UO'J-7 w.HOtie of the coldest ever known. "We thill now have probably a cyclo of mild winters, to be followed by another cycle of se vere cue In reference to the present season, we may add that tha daudelioe is to be tatiad m bloom ia tho toutbside mead 'Ifiiuo grasshoppers in fuuoy fields; 'bers a violet showioj its . -osc-bud swellinir snd . arloir ! tdowiuff on 1 Impwrtaat Bounty Bill. The followrWtf important bounty bill hti passed thwllouso . fie il rnnrtrd tie , That the fourth section of tLc not of March 8d, 18G3. entitled "An act in relation to addi tional bounties and for other purpos es, ' he and thu stmeis hereby rcpealod: that all claims for tho bounties unde the provision of this act may be pro- lentej at nfiy tunc Hkc. '. A I It it further rnacleit, Hint Ibo tlnrJ section ol tho act cuti Host '-A act lo luuream) tho pay of the privates in tho regular nriny and in tlio voiuntcer arrvico ol tho u nited State, and for other imposes," an- prurcd Anu t G, 101, be and the name in hereby construed nnJ declired lo uicua tli at every noii-comtttii"ncd oflicor, uiusioian, waaouer, arnhecr. or private ot volunteers enlisted or in.iMcred in by virtue of the proclaina lioa of tho IVenident of tho l.'nited States sud thu general orden of the War l'ep.irtincnt, outub.-red 15 tin i 25, dated respcclivoly May 4 nud M iy 15, ISO I, Kuod iu aecordanco therewith ; rior to July 'il, 1M1, thill bo enti tle J to nn.J bo pud tho nllowanco ol jne hundred dullari ptovided by Naid l'1'eelauiutinn and t-'eiieinl order, in all ctitus where rtic'i n'ii-comiiii!iotioJ officer, musician, Wiijroiier, artiticer, or private, was himorably disehirijed or mustere 1 mit of ocrvico by eoinjK'tent ! uiithnritj ; mid in nil ruses where such ! non-wiiiinissintieil ulllecr, musician, I whoiut, uriiliecr or private has die! 'nee micli discharge or muster nut. ; tlie same hIiuII la paid to hi widow, j ehiUreti, father or mother, in the order herein named. (.'. II. lY be it further rnic'J, Thut the widow, children or father and mother, in tho order herein named. ol a soldier who uulistcd l"r a less po- r'od than ono year, mid wh'iwas l;il;ed ' or died in tlio ecrvice.shnll be entitled to receive tlio same bounties oh have been provided by law where the soldier culitited for two j car. Tlie rruukliiii 1'rlvllPffr. Tho noiiM'iiti.cal cry pi't tip over the wlule country about the franliiiipiiv il.'o overloadiiijt the iu.uh, t ji j parciilly about to result in n l:nv which vill woik Fcrious injury to ih'.' eoiiutr) ucwspnpcr press and be of no ben.'lit whatever to the p igtoflicc department i'hiit the fraukiuo; privilege has hcou abu-cd there is uo doubt tint there was room for reform is seR" evident ; but that its total i peal will induce a studio transportation rouipiny or in-li vidual tu carry the muila lor u dollar les than they do uow, wo do hot be liuro. No law cvir enacted dill'us.'d its benetits more widely t the people at Uro ttion that auoioriziu thcui to eeivo tiieir cottoty papers l'roo ol tluirire ; wo know of uo iostauce io which the privilege has been abucd, unless occiiMoiinlly ly printorg w ho im agined they could send circulars or handbills headed ''KUppleuielils'' free, and fur which tho law provided a fine -ullioieut to deter any one prosocatcJ Irom a second attempt ; nur has there, to our kn wlcdi;o a hinplo petitioner asked for the aivccpiug legislation now propesed. The ubelition of u privilco is not alwavs a reform. From the very na- fllr.t .if I li.lir llri.illun U.ttik(,..ri niul ll.,r. rc.eutativcs iicht to a limited extent to lave the franking privilege; m,,) it seems to ns thut if ibo law had beeu amended no ns to permit incinlx r to f it and not rrvice mail matter free, tli; revenues of the department would have been largely iucrea-cd, because of matter into tho payment ol postuge which How goes tree. If nu effort is to be made to muko tho post ntlice department self-suslainiuir, a chunge iu Utter poslapo A)uld with ut doubt produce il. Tlie ' Uiiiform'' aystem as ii is now called, is simply ridiculous, uu l if practiced iu anything cUe.w. ul I be ample evidence loj-cnd the author lo the lu.iatic osylun. What, f)f in stance, would be thoui;ht of the mana gers of a railroad company who would uudertako to eouviy a passenger two thousand miles ut the siine price thev woul I charg for two uiiles ? it needs o answer. Yet this is precisely what the I'uitcd States tiovci'inlK'iil is doing as regards letters uti 1 that to ii rum Otis loss L-w itst iirn lii:tlf. I'nr.siDtvr IJiant his littingly roo ogui.ed the claims of Penn) lrjiiia in notiiltiatiiig lion. ilhsm M Mrong to the position on the Supremo bench ol the United States made vacant by the death of Edwin M. Stanton, whose niniiltiatl'iD nini continuation were d signed as au acknowledgement to our Suite. Judge Strong will bring to the Supreme Court tho -npo nxperi ence of many years ol practice at the bar. in addition to the long teuu which ho fpent in the IHghest CJiirt of I'eiiu sylvunia, whrro his decisions and opin ions were noted for their anility, clear ucss fif conception and expression, and s.iundoess ot judgement. J lo is do served ly popular, uot ouly with tho bar but with the people of the Stalest large, urd his con broiat ion by tbe Sun ate will bo heartily endorsed by all cluaS' cs of our ciiixcua. I'm. IHrv on Fai'Cu The Kpubllcan editors who, iu the recent Editorial Convention held at ilarrishurg, advo cate Ibo ropeal of duty on paper, ought to be dis couuteiuuccd by all frioods of rroteouoo every wuoro. eueu edi tors do not represent the priucip'os of Republican is'n. I bat Ucmocratio ed itors, who uphold European In prefer- ance lo American inlei rot, should io iroduoo and support such a measure, we tiro not surprised At. Iiut shame on the HspublicaS editor, who, to save himself a few pouulos, which, bo tho way, ho would not do if tho duty was removed, would I hm stultify hioisolf, destroy bis influence, ahd betray borne industry. ilutwy Luminary. George Fouboiy was a nooslonor, bariugnervad io tbe war 1812, and re ceived his pension "early down to the at lit it Hi Ilia rolntlvaa llilnb ha ought to have set apart a sum of Feb Tradi on Pbotkono. When the couotry la asked to consider which it will adopt Freo Trade or I'ro toction, let it look al the fact whloh stnro it io the face. It is estimated that tho Aggregate amount of AtnerU oan bonds nutional, Stato, municipal, railway and mining held io Europe, is 11,46 5,500,0'JO, the interest on which at 6 pjr cent., nmmnt to the enor mous sum of 837.?CO,80a per annum in gold. And this is increasing rap idly, exchanged for goods which per ih in the ulng and which ought to he made in this country. During the flsl year ending Juno 3D, 1H6!, the total imports were 9417,351,70510 gold and the balance of trade against ns was SI 30,83 1. MX. To adjust bslanerslike this our securities nre carried to Eti- ropo there to tennin as so ronny mort' sages Rgiinst this country. These se curities tiro used by American mer. chants wherewith to purchase goods. Not a dollar in roll has been brought i ito tbe roantry in cx.'hun,e f r them ; nut on tlie contrary, durliu tho lust fisenl yesr, as shown by official reports, this country List 37,4S:i,7u4 through its commercial transactions with for eigners. that bring the difference be tween the exports and imports of gold. A healthy condition of tho business of tho nation cannot bo expected while the country allows itself to Ira thus deplcfc'd. As well expect nn animal to continue st rotu, vigorous and hcalihy while lis life is being drawn Irom its arteries and which should Confront tlio heart to the extremities and (ruin the exlrt init:cs to the heart. Eel us follow the example of Great III itaiti, tint retains tit home tier na tional securities, l'ruteet our iudtis'.ry, cheek excessivo importations, nud Imug home our bonds uud our notional debt will bo rather a sotirco of strength I than a burden. Any other course I would lo tho sheerest folly. Let Coo ! gross act lor the interest of this coun ty nod its woikingmuii in this mat tor. Ciictt'jij Jo trim. FeAUFI I, A CHI I'KNT ANII lrATII. Tho Amville Jnti Uijnirer siys : A hcnrtrctiding accident occurred in this place on Saturday ufleriiorni last, which resulted in tho death of two sniull lads. It n pears 4hat a number of boys were collected as uni.'il at iho tip where the cinder from the 1'clinry Iviuia Iron Furnaces is deposited, picking up the refuse coal which in carrieJ oul along with the cin ler. This cinder is hauled to the place iu iron wagons nud dump ed from the tip. Frequently when dumped, the outside is cooled sod cu crusted while tho lutcrior is glowing h it. After some time, from the gener ation of gas within, the cakes burst and tho explosion sends tho hot cinder in every direction. While the boys al luded to were picking coal iu the neigh borhood cf one of these cukes, it burst, and threw the red hot eiu lcrover two of them, named Curry and M'D iiiulJ. aged about 8 or 10 years, and burnt (ho clothing all off of them, uud their bodies nlinost to u crisp. One of thotu died tho satuo evening, and tho oilier tho following moruing, sufTcriug tcrri bio ugoiiios iu tho tiK'uiilimo. U is a ad warning lo parents to keep their childrco away from so dangerous a locality. I.Er the "Democratic" party take courage ! One year ugo. J utiles avis of Monroe County (Mo..) was in n most iliiupi'isiril ronuiticn. lie was eishty years old (just libout the nge claimed by the "Peiiioeracy ) and he was blind (mark the resemblance!; ; bis hnilis were palsied (so that, like o J)eiuocrutie'' eutidid ite, he run badly); his fath were gone (so ihul his bark was worse than his lite); and alto gether he was iu esactly the comliiicc of t! o Democrats.'" Hut Mr. Jam s Davis his been miraculously restored; his leg have resumed their fuoetious; ho hns a new set ol tcrth ; nud cau road the finest print without spectacles. If this is not enough to inspire n Dciu jcratic" Convention with coin age, (hit Convention must bo tnoie nhoky than usual. AVic Yuri- Tri bune, Harckii's Moni'iii.y Maoazink for February contains the third paper on Frederick the Great tho mirrineof Willulinina nod the rccoucilution, with sflven illustration; a poetic gem entitled Tell Me ; the fourth paper of Hens', Hird air! Fish ; illustrated ; the Andes and tho Amazon ; profusely ill ustrated; the tmh run titer cu tlie south-const ol EnglanJ j two stories The Coniequenocs, nnd Anteros; Flioltido, a poem; a biography of Mirabntb ; s continued story by th an ib"r of 'John Halifax, Gcnilemeii," entitled A Ernve Lady; Along the Wires; tho Game Nutei-rowl ol America, and a greut variety of other matters ot tlio very Hcsi tolootiou. Harper needs no reccomniendution it is too well and favorable known as tho best family periodical extant i'ricsfjl a year, lhupor & llros., l raiiuiin quiro, ?i. 1 . Anorr one hundred delegates from tbe northern counties of I'ennsylvauia and Western New York mot io con vention in Williamsport, Pa., on Tues day, to devise ways and means to build an in dependent and direct road from Jersy Shore to liuflulo. The meeting wais composed of solid men, and t hero rectus to be no doubt that the liuflulo and Washington EaiU road will connect with thel'ino Creek, Jersey Slmre, uul State Line lload, at Port Alleghany. A committee was appointed to carry out the design ol the meeting. Tho Yiigiola peach trees aro in bloom. The late fire in Towaoda Is said to have destroyed property to tbe amount of t.OOO. Tbe sculptor of tbe Cardiff slant baa been discovered. aVe is a German, and did tha work rwo years ago, in Chicago, for soveoty Gv dollars. That Hi uo. A South Carolina naner declares that a young man who lost bis wife last woek, married aoothor while friends were makeiog prrpartloos for tba funeral, and with Tils bride follow- GENERAL NEWS. Sixty-threo members lavs been sdded t tho Tyrone M. E. church by a rccen revival. PaJiel Oallutin, a soldier of 1812. died recently in Hloomflold, Perry county, aged 83 jears. .llsilways are aristocrats. They tench every man to know his own station; sod to stop tbero. John Deal wsa oo Monday sen tenced at Heading, to ho hanged for tho tnurJcr of Itichard M. llnrian. Thero Is a nixtcen-yosr ol 1 girl In Ifayet to, Indiana, who is nearly six feet high. Durinu the year enllog Decern b rlast, 1550 application for pardon wero made to Gov. Geary. There is not a member of the Wisconsin Legislature who can claim , that .State as bis birthplace. An exchange nays that whereas tho war of the rebellion was sectional, the whiskey war is "suclionnl." G"(. II. Footer, once a brilliant political lender in Ohio, (lied a few days ego at Cleveland. Whiskey did it. Five Canadians, on n hunting ex cursion near tho Maine line, were late ly striken down with diplheria, and ull died in camp, save one. A Movement is on foot in th" Democratic Legislature of New York to abolish tho common schoid system of that State. Tho five great evils of life arc said to be standing collars, stove pipe hats, tight boots, bud whisky and cross wo turn. Three hundred bass from the Potomao river were introduce I to the waters of tbe Juniata, near Hunting don, on the loth of January. It is very unsafe to Icavo little children nlot'f. Tbcrp is ono family Iu Indiana recently burned themselves lo death wlulo their j areul wtro ab sent. A clergyman wa lately arraigned in England for wearing a suijdico dur ing the nit ire service, lie was ne quitcd on the ground that if he preach ed the gospel it did not matter what ho had ou. Sensible, at list. A man named Joseph Lone, ia tho employ of Cyrus Dilb-r, of Hanover. Pa , while driving; an oro team missed Ins footing while attempting to get on the saddle mule, fell iu front of the wagon, aad was crushed to death. Cause, whiskey. Mrs Olivia Lyon, who is nW ic siding io Fayetto county, Pcnn-ylva-nin, is ono huo Irol uul six years oi l. Sho has lived to see h"r children of the fifth generation, tho whole number cftho Lyunets being uow two hun dred and lit'ty-nino A child of ILirvcy Xest!es, near I'tica, New York, was lately rclievcl of un onimnl of the lizard kind, which hud tenateJ th) child's s'oiuivh for two year TrW eren'uro niaurci! five inches in lsngth, three i in hos in bicndth, au l an inch io thickness. Htndy Andy, tbe polifo burglar from Chicago, is the present lion of that city. Every aristocratic dweller on Wabash avenue has an acquaintance with tho gentleman. His latest feat was to steul tho badgo from tho brcst of a po'ieeiiian who visited him iu his cull. lien 1'infh, n harmless luna' ie, wh' has amused the peoplo ot l.u ecrno and Wayny count!- for u quar ter ol ceutiiry. wus found murdered in Luxerne couuty a weak ngo lien's only property consisted of s fifo nnd lots of old clothes. The motive lor his iiikcim; I'ff does not appear. A Wisconsin man lately flung his sou iulo the decks to tench him to keep a way furm the wharves, having first tied a rope about the lad's waist The rope slippod and the hid wont down, io curnesi. Tho father was frantic and burst into tears of joy when a bold sailor bjy rescued tin chil l nnd deli v. erei him up to the di -tract cd parent. Virginia has been admitted with no exaction of indemnity lor tlio past, but with all nroner seeui-ity for the future, mid whether she so desires or not will be compelled to behave her- 'self. Gen. Caubv hns turned over) the gevcriimeut entirely to the c'vil authorities. A healthy conip.tition Is wag?d by two opposition Huge-lines iu Wis. eonsin. Ono line carries fir nothing anJ gives a dinner to inch passenger; the oth'T carries for nothing ami gives each pa-seiiger a diuocr and a pair of buckskfu gloves. At Pittsburg lust weclr, two strangers entered tho Third Nutional Huuk, and ubtuiued 3210 en U check for 8S0U0 on tho Corn Exchaugc Hank of New Y'ork, which was uhc-om-ntly discovered to bo forged. They also obtained 2500 from the So con d National Hunk on a similar foiled check. Holla ctdped. Duuiel Smith, of Eliiabothville, Dauphin county, whs caught io the belt of a threbhing machine lately, and whirled rouud aud round uutil his clothing was loro in strips from his persou He was ouly slightly bruised on the shoulder aud bis escape from death is a miracle! A New England court haawatd ed 1,00 J damages to u matt who slipped on tho ice ia front of a private residence. The court hold that s person who allowed ice to lay on his sid (Walks and thereby caused injury to pedeslraius, was as muuh liable as one who leaves a trap door or other dangerous place open for travelors to full through, Two ladies havo formed a mer cantile copartnership iu New York, and have taken an office in Wall street for the purpose ol dealing ia stocks sod other securities, and doing a gen eral mercantile business. Tbcy reside at tbe Huffman House, where they oo eupy two handsome parlors. Their n u ales are Mra. Victoria C. Woodbull and Miss Jennie C. Claflio, sod tho name and style of ibe firm is Woodbull Cbafliu & Co, This ia the light splyL It proves that some women understand -' - ..... , . i I, The Pennsylvsuia institution for the Instruction of tbe Blind, in Phila delphia, is loo small to accommodate the applicants, 'i'he managers arc Inking mossurel to have it enlarged. At the funeral of .Miis Hatlio 8. Putnam, at Chester, Vetmont, last Subbath, six young ladies, npproprh ately dressed for tho occasion, acted as pall-bearers nnd sang a dirgo over the remains of their departed friend et tho grave, wheneo they returned to tbe residence of tho mourning parents nod eang another beautiful nnd nn prossive selection, such n scene was never before witnessed in that locality, and was peculiarly silcctiog. A fondling was left the other day on tho steps of Dr. E. F. Green, .ol Huntingdon, Pa., with the followiog note nttached , ' This is not nn illegitimate child, Iiut comes (o you pure and spotless Cirriiiuslaiicce over which I have no couliol compels me to part with it. It was borne on Christmas day, aud its nsino is Minnie H-H. lithe it up n Methodist nnd Good Templar. You will be rewarded in after years for your charily. May God deal with you us you dual with my child." The Dr., wo are informed inlcuds doing as reipiastcd. The Centre Hull ll'porfcr of l ist week prints a pretty clever joks on e SiiL'sr Yullcy damsel and u Jbtish Valley book ngeot. It says; '-Our friend C , s book liellt hailing from tbe good obi Valley of Iblish, io b:s perambulations, happened in Sipjur Valley, nud cntciing ono of its haldta lionp met Ho occupant but n girl who was engaged in kneeiling dough. The agent very politely told the dunisrl his biisiin-s', mentioning (be difiVr.'iil works The girl kept blinding nwny while answering the questions of the stranger. He first told her thut he had the life of Washington. She re plied. ' she had heard something id' Iii in before." Alter mentioning n fi other works, ho told hrr be nUo lino the life or Jesus Christ. Hero the gil l looked up, and storing at our agent addressed him thus, in German : "Un inhr is tltinii ilir .'."' Here the joke came in with double spice the agent was cornered, ho eoul i not give the lair und indosirious damsel nu ac count id the Work nnd he second lo know ss little ubout bim as the lady HEW ADVERTISEMENTS. TOTIi K H IlKltlillV (ilVKX that we have piirchnsi',1 ibe folluwiiig personal properly, .ld by Tin lie of a writ of Fieri I'aeiis, is. iie.l oul of the Courl of Common Pleas of Sny ler county, ns Hie property of Iton well Itul brock, In wil: Ono l.'ookiilu Wioe, 1 Chair, I Miand, ( Tal le, I Sd it' clmirs, 1 clock, I booking (!lis, 1 con.ei ciil.hoard, ltcdslend mid lie Mini, I Mill. kvy'i Tone Hay. 1 Saddle, P.ridle. kc, livl of lliiun"ii. J Luungos, Wood cbesl. I crib, W heellmirow, I Sorrel Mire; and lisving let'l Ibe a iu i in bis iusesion, the public U berelii euuiioiivd not to meddle or interfere will Ibe sumo. jo.si:i"ii s. ri.su. J.U'OU la.MKKLlNU. January, 27, IST'J. "TOTICK IS IIKRr.llY f!lVKN ili.it thc 1 unierinnvd baa .iirchaed cf Simon .echiuiin, lor value received, ihe lollowinp I'crsoiinl rocrly, lo wit: One Cooling Stove. 2 Tables. I Sink. 4 Sbo:its. 6 lld steads an I lo d ling, Chuirs, I P.o'-kiug-I'bair, l load of liny, I Ciiid'curd, llnrrnu I Iron Ki t i le. I Cow, I I'luck ; nnd Imviop li lt Ihe snme iu Ihe porsesriiiu ot Ihc sio l Simon ZeeUilmu. il l persous me beicliy caiiiioued imi la Inurlcro with, nor pur chase ibe tame. J. S. VLSI!. I , ls.;o. rPlli: .IlifilC )1l Mill change JL liny colored huir or heard 10 a erma iieut bliuk or broitn. Il euumiiiH no p"i"ii Anyone csn inc ii. Due sent l.y muil fr 1. Addicts MAiilC l oMll CO., 1cc2:KIiiiJ hiiiiigtii'ld, Muss. tiKKAT CIIA.N'CK! Agents Wnnted ! mo(K', year sure niaile l v Ills, male or lemaie. celling our world renoHUcl Piiitni Vverlasting Vlbilo V.'ire ('lollies i in. riieno -t nini )esl clot lies ,u Ihe world i only 11 els. per fa . nnd will laH' S bun Ired year AdJiesa Ihe lluil-on Piivir Wire Co., 7o Win. Si., i. V., or l'i lcrl'oiu Si. Chiciiga, 111. Feb 3-lw. Q.i VASStNU-UOOKSSENT Fit EE FOU I'nris by Sunlight "ami GASLIGHT A Work deseriplis of lb Mysteries, Vir tues, Vice. hpk'ioluU aud Criuie, of the City of Pnrin. Ii tells bow rsrisbn become lie Onyed and most Ui-aulifitl City In ihe world ; how ita Itcauty and Splendor are piifchaseJ hi a fennfuicoil of Misery nnd Hu Iter in v bow visiiore are Swindled by Proretalonsl Ad venturers i bow Virtue and Vice go nriu-in-arui in Ihe Ptatitiful City j bow ihe uio.l Fearful Crimea aro coinuiilled nud conceal ed bow money is Souaudcred iu usele. s luxury ; aud oouia'.na over loll tine engra vings of uolcd 1 luces. Life and H. enes in Paris. Ageuts wauted. Cauvassiug liovks cut free. Ad.ln-ss NATIONAL PUPMShlNO CO., I'eb-tw. 1'bilsdelpbia, Pa. f ANTED AOLM'S. 75 to 5200 rra month, Everywhere, male aud female, lo lulio duue ibe (ienultic Improicd Common Sense FAMILY fSEWlNO MACHINE This Machine will siitcb, hem, fell, tuok, quill, cord, bind, braid aud embroider io a uioni auperior luauier. PRICE ONLY STQ. Fully Warranted fur l ive Years. Vf will pay $ looo Tor any machine that will sew a urougor, more beauliful, or more elunlio aeaui ibaa our. It makes ibe 'ELASTIC LOCK ts'llTClJ." Every aeoooftliob cau be eul, and still ibecluib caunot be pulled apart wiihoui tearing il. W pay Agents from 75 in $M0 ptr monlb and expenses, or a com mission from wblcb twice Ibal amount can bemad. Addrets BECOMU t CO., Pitt. bur-, pa. Uoslou, slaaa., or fit. Louis, Mo. CAUTION. Beware of all Agent selling Msobiue uuder lb asm nam a oura. uulef i bey cso bow a Ccrlilieaie ol Ageuey ligued by us. W shall ut bold ourselvia rtspousibls for woriblrta Ma ebiu sold by olber parliea, and ihall proaecut all parti ilbr selliug or using Alscbiuea uaddr Ibitnam to tba full exitul of lb law, unless sucb Machine war ob tained froia u by our Agents. Do net be imposed upoa by panle wbs eopy our ad riimsis and circular and otter wob- m n i 1)II.E3. A MJuslotisrj, wbo had mtTcrtd 'il years wiih l'iles, ws cured, and will seod the rsesipl free. liar. rOKTKH 1IX, Jertry City, J5. J. f'eb 8-4 w. IWA8 C'b'KKHof tlesfners and Catnrili by a simple JtcmsJ and will send ibe rtoelpt free. Mr. M. (J. LEGO KIT, 4w lloboken, N. J. 17" II.!. TUB LiKAMONUF 1'AIS. Wob J.V con's Pain paint remotes pain in siauily, and hents old I'eire. Wnleutl's Annihllaior cures Ciinrrb, llrnnehilis and Oi.ld In the bead, fold by all Uinggists, and ps Cbiilnin 8usre, N. Y. 4 UOCiK AOFNTH WANTF.il I'Olt tTltl'(iUl.l:t TRIl'MPlia OF P. T. BAKNUM . ...11 Mt... ' V . . , most Si ni t ling, I'acluai ing.lnsiiueiive mi l In or I nut Hook cl published. Culiliiiliing j Kiilbi'iitio luets, in lispuinlilo evuleuc", j muni leiiluivny, complete and accurate details. I Legislators, Farmers, mechanic, mev. cleii.i.i, every liiiie.i ti id luxpayrr, nrc di I reilly miensitd in Ihe ftrniageiu,ariii),.s inncliiiisii hi. and crime of corrupi puliii ciuns, illicit distillers. Gold liamlilers. diastiiick turners nnd crafty nmlolaetois. I'uhlisl.id in one nitmciive volume, uhotil j'KI. uell-ti'i'.id "tge, wilb spn ilci iilUM- rations l uce iuw lu mil ibe limes, i i.uo. S'll ly riibaci i lit) only. Send toi -Circular nnd ewtnil lerios. Wu. 1LI.N 1. l'ui'lisher, I'biladvlplna, Pa. 4w AMATEUR Cultivator tiuide, l ull Til K J'iourr mid Kitc.'un Curen. Sllb cditiun of this popular work which lut met nb so u ncu luvor i'l Ibe past, is iii w rcioly. It b . l ieu re-wiuieu uu l improved, primed with new type, and ou lino paper, iltus rated with a buaiiiilul Lithograph, and many olber line engravings linui mil ne. Il cuinuius lull description ii u 1 ihe culture of over I Sio leading vari eties ol 1 lo.U'H nu t Vegelalilea ; ioj Ues crip'ive list ot Ihc Uovctue of Ihe press in season - iu i.icii is nddi d n collection o" JUO choice French llyLrid lil i Jo.lui. 'Ibis iik, n nel cuiilij.ui, win compare la vurut'ly wiih uny siuiil ar unv. tium .tu liaillitt, tluififr. A'. . '1 huie received a copy ol your superbly golleli up Auiuteur l iiiuv ilur liin le, I i look il lar win, el of ai.yllnuj oi'lliu kind vvtr bvluie is Uvd tioui the Auiencaii pier.." t int lo any address upon rcccil of c e hi a I. r paper cover, viid i.) cents fit ijt.vluliy buiiti'i ill eloih, WA1IUIRN li CO., VV SOStoN. M.riS. U t I li'r Agents wautei l.adici. llX1 J. nud ljll.ll.lli.ll lot lUil spai e iiiouiri.li'. A Sevtiug u.aehiue, u liulu luileli, a liil.le, money und uttiir K ol li veil us premium. How, Vw.eu, V, here, Mliui, and ull oilier purncululs, irrr. A l on-mi C. L. Yuii.WKii, i"l J.iouuwuy, N.i. run Family t el., urn If, r."'', rtitahtt. Knits ever tiling. Afiiliis Warned. Cir cular nnd sample slocking 1 lll.K. Adilrrss IIISM.I.V l.M 11 l.NU MACHINE CO. Lath, Me. i". 1 VULE HOTEL MIDDLtBLT.O, l'A. J. A. KIl'dLMIt KliU, I'ropririor. llaving taken charge of this olj aud well cat iblnbed'stand, Ihc proprietor propivo 10 devoic sll bis UMi'litloii lo the provulmjr of bis Ta'ole and liar and ihe nccomniod i limi ot bulb man nnd beast. He solicits a iib.-nil share of Ihe public pnlruuaije. January ii, lb.O ly BALD EAI.LE HOTEL, No. 410 North 'lliird Street, iniLAuLLfHIA. JOHN CLYULK, lr.tri,tur. January 1'. Wo-tf rtolLLIM. J SOUAVIDLL, JOUK tiSHUAHI), I V. ZOELC.LN & CO., J. (Successors to Scibeiling & Zoellin,) WAOLESALE UEALEI'.S & lMPOUTEUS DiiUGS Medicines. IJos. 403 Si 404 Worth Third 6t. C.aaj lUlLAUELiVxiIA. J C. EUY Si CO., WHOLESALE 6R0CEKS ASl COM MISS O-V ME It VII A S TS, 522 MARKET ST., Ui'lwcen FiTih and Sixth, 7,1 ly PHILADELPHIA. RAD Ell CKAFT, BVCCE8S0R TO FLECK & CO., WHOLESALE lOMElTIOXFKS AM) UUITEULES. HO. 4:N0UTH TllllUi ST., 1'UILADELI'UIA. A full aorreul of Cenfeelionery, Fruit, Fir Work, Syrup, 7-Hy ko. alwaya ou baud. DISMU Ll'TlON OF PAUTNtltSHlP Tbe aubsoriber have I til day by mu tual oou.eut (Unsolved lb Co-parluer ihip liriofur xisiiug biweeu lliein ia lb Lumbar liueineaa. iu tfeliusgrov Pa A.I person indebted lo lb brm of Moyer How k Hum will kettle lb uini with lb uw trui of Moyer & llowe wbo still eouliuu lb business, aud all persons hav ing claims sgaiast a will hauJ.tbvm la for teuUmenl lo Moyer & lluwt. . C. A. MOYKa KUt vtr U lift'M lUJtynaniii iiuiiiiimi wmjmmJi- U Blsfer'a Aotlre. "VTOTICE Is htrthj rlren.lo all eoncers- JLl td, Ihsl lha rullerp(( named persons nave teiiieil tiieir sreounia In Iks llecia. ler'e trT.ce at Mlilu'lebat-g. Snyder renmy, and lint I he said afeoiint will be prtm led for c Mifim silon arid sllawanea si lbs l)rilinns' Court to te beld at Mi.ldldiirs. for lb county of Fnyder, on the fourth Men in of f rl. lit XI. beina lb Mlb dsv or said month, i ; 1 lie firrt nrcvutit of Henry H. Snyder, Administrator of Ibe ltai of Jolin It. 8a yder, lale of Wos Perry township, deo'd. ll-e accoiinl ot Join 0. Smnll, Admiuia trslor rfe itni'i fir a mm (rttumtnle eniec of li s Pslnte of folumon Kngel, lata uf licavcr lownslilp, dee d. Tbe eerond account of Ji bn A. A'oyer, Administi-nior of I he Ksinteot Philip Moyer, lute of rhnr nnin inn ns'ilp, dee'd. lb arrnuni (f Jnenb S, Wjllrr. Ad nin isiraior of Hie I slaia of Isaae Wei ler, late of Wtiliinglon luwnsb'p, d -c'd. . Tlie first ncc'ooit of Sem l.eitsel, Adm:'; l-iraior of tbe Kstnle of Jaoub llreo" of .tucki.in lowii.b'p, Jee'd. ' i4 . . 1 lie Account of Jolin 8 lie aver, j. at .Iscob Kuouec, n oiluor child t-r" llauivt Kii'iu-r. The necoiinl of William H(re, Admints iraior ol ihe r-tnle of John 0. Mark, late el Perry loubip, deci'Sed. h. H. fcllll K, Kcg!a'rr. s iSYDEIt COUNTY 8. S. 191: The CommnnTTeslth of pernyl- rsnla, To Mary iJcliieb Widow Jacob Pi'lricb, John A. Delrieb. I.ylia 1'iiricli, llemy Uetricli, Amnnda In lerinarried with (ieorgo Evtig, Ann Carrel widow of Ocorg Uarreit, Simon lletrioh, nil of Snyder rounly. Pa., Sarah Woleer Ion widow Wolrerion, Northumberland rounly punk'l Delm b Morgan county l.linoise, Jeii.ihiin lietrick l.iineslons l-p. Clur'iiin county, I'ii. Arahaio Uetricli Kelly .w nship 1 1. urn cjuuiy. Franklin Uetricb rmiiity lilmoi-e, linial ilrrendent of Jii.'ob lictik-h Sr bile of the township of Mi'lJlecreek Snyder county deceased. Creeling: I ou nre hereby cite I to ap pear lull re ihe Judges of ibe Orphans' Courl ul nn Oiphuna' Comt to be held a Middle). urg, tu i lie lib Monday nf Febru ary A- 1. 1:', si lo o'clock in tbe fore- looii, I tie n no J there lo accept or refuse tj ike Ihe Ileal Lslnle of aaid Jacob Doloich leciai-id.nl ihe lit praised valuilion put miii ii l.y nu itoiict duly awnrdril by Ibo ..d Cuuri, uud K'turucd by ibe Sheriff of aid eouiiiy, or show cause why lb tauia should n ul be sold. And hereof fnil nol. I Wiine-s Ibe Hon. tiiuiu 1 H. Woods, l' . j u i i o, Pri-sideiil of our a iid Court, at .Vi I .lieborg this 1 tsi U day of Junuary, A. V. loro. J. CKOL'SE, Cluk o. c. s INVDEU COUNTY, SS: In the matter of tbe estate of John Court ney, deceased. (in iho petiilon of Ere Ceiirln-y, Exeeii tru of .lobtf Courtney, deceased, presented, lo.e (Ii bans' Court vf Snyder comity on lbs 13ib dny of December. I-sU'J llinj forth, si moiijl other tilings, lhal the said John Coiiriney. in b. last will and tostn uimt directed ibal bis es'cnt'rs sboull iippolut ihne persona lo appraise bis .rent estate In .''id I'.eereek lewiisl.lp. now Sny der county, nnd divide iho rn.no into three p'irls nu 1 K praise the nime, ibnl sny of his children itnjrM lakes pb'CO of said land t Ibe m prniseiiir lit, ncfoiilin? lo law if i hey so d sired, nnd tilio selling forth that ilie'rueeiiiiis di I nppoii t three men wbo divided and npprnlstd snid land and asking a rule on the heirs n I legal representative of sal I decease I 10 Appear by first day if next Court nnd aerepl said pleeea ot land at ihe valuation or show cain-e why the mo should not tie soil. Same day tbe Court upon due consideration pranled the prayer of the petitioner. Therefore you Mary Jane intermarried w ith Pony llaro, -.'..vmI. Ann ii.ibrlnrtt lld isiib llrr.1 llrllfve, l.oiaiiiia interii.arrie 1 iviili Simou Derjre, John Coiiriney. Cyrus Ciiuriney, widow nil clii' I ot Amos Courtney. decSSHrd. lieorire M. Courtney, l'.mitiu interiiiiiriie'l w .iii .1 mi ins li 'ii-h. M illion Couitui-y, ami '. nil aims T. Coiiriney, heirs nnd legal rep resentatives of iai 1 John Coiiriney dce'd., to nppear by firsl day if Ihe next ler.u of the liri'biiua' Conn of tin; der C.iuniy In wli : Cn Monday the L'S.'lidiy of February It-T'i, till ueeepl sail Inn Is so described, silu ited iu said 1'uWii.diip of Mi Idi. ereok, al I Ii e valuation, or shove caue why ihe same shnli i.oi l e s 'Id mil r ibo directioa ol ibe Miid .loliu Coutiucy, deceased. Ci riitied freui I he reeor .- of sni'l iConrt ..i Milliibeig bm 1 ttii i y ot Lieet'Uibcr If.'.'. j. cp.ovsr.. ri.-ik o. c. t Ol.KT l'i:t)CLAMATlOX. " rl.ereas the ll.it. S. S. Woods Prei l iieut Judge of the Judicial lii-irict eoti'pos.'d ol' the counties of Snyder, Vniuri aiid Mitil.n uud A K. .Midleswanb nnd I loot lie C. Moyer. LsS Associate Judge in und tor Sr.viier county liave issued Ibcir preeeipl t.i-ar!l.g dale Ibe Ihe 1Mb day of lieciiiil'ei', Iki.'.i, nnd lo me Uireoted for ibo holding of nn Oi pliiini eourl. a court or l'i tmiion pleas, ceurl of Oyer and Tcr n.liur und Co nernl tourl of Cuiirlor Ses sions ol tbe line nl Middli ttW f, for ibe county of Snyder, on ihe 4l b Monday, (be ing ihe '.Sib it iy of Fi'beutny, ISJo.) auj continue one week. Notice is tin relor hereby giecn to Us Coroner, Just ce of the Peace aad Const bles in nu tor Ihe county of Snyder, to ap pear iu uieir proper prison nu iuni iuh. records, iinuiilioii. cxamiuaiions and olier rcmeiiilir mora to do those ibiuga which ol ll.eir ollices and in iheir behalf pcrluin to be done and w itnesse nnd per rons prosecuting in behalf cf Ibe Common -wcalili ngaiusl nny person or persons are reiinr.dlo be then and there nlleiidinK and uot ile titling wlihut leave al Ihuir peril. Justice ar lnueled lo be punct ual in their ntteiidiiiice ul tbe sppomled limo ncreeubly lo noiios. liiveu under my band and teal al lbs Sbirirf ollicc lu Middleburg, th 24ib dny of December, A. D., one ibousand eigel buud uud sixty-nln. JO'JN S. WOLF, Sheriff. ADJOURNED COURT I'UOCIiA- .M AT ION "Tlierens the Hon. S. S. Woods, Tresl- del. I Judge of tlie Judicial District composed of the counties ot Snyder, L'uioit and Mitlln, and A. K. Mi'ldleiworih and Jeorge C. Meyer. LnH.. Aociie Judaea in and for Suyder coumy, have i.sued their preerpl bcariug dulo Ibe IStb day of Dee. ISli'J. and lo me Uireoted fir lb hold ing of an adjourned orphan courl, a court ot Common l'leao nnd lieiieial Couxt of Qunrler Session ftf-lik' Peace al Mi lSie burg, for Ihe county of Snyder, on Ilia '-' l ,1ouday of March next, (being Ibe itiU day of Maroh, lb7U,) aud lo couiluu ous week. Notice Is therefore hereby given lo the Coroner, Justice of I lie Peae and Consla bles in aud for ihe county of Snyder lo appear in ibeir proper person with llieie rolls, record, iuiiiitiun, examination and other reiueaibcrsuces, lo do I hose lulnj-i of ibeir oilier aud In ibeir bebalf pertain lo be don and witnesses and per son pruieciitlng lu behalf of lb Common weabb agaisi any person or pirsonsars required lo b ihea and there allendiug, aud uot de palling without leave al ibeir peril. Juslieea ar requested to b ptinj lual lu ihtir attendance at lb ppuiutd lime agreeably to uotiee. Given uuder my buud and seal si lbs Sberin 'some lu siiddleburg tb Jtblay of Jsuuury, A. l., ou Iboiisaud tigbi buu dmd sud evu)y. JOHN 8. WOLF, Bberilf. i ) E AOLU HOTEL. No. rjj. Norm rrd et , i (lioiweeo Par "d Vi'" li.ti..ii..i.i a.