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BY LBVX"lT TATE. 5
P 0 E T H Y .
tTT Webster's omission in his Diction
ary of the v id the word Saviour, gave rise
to the following beautiful
Oil, by the sweetest tie t'er given
To bind the long lost soul to Heaven,
liv the eternal power, which leads
The spii it tn the Cross it needs,
The Holy Word, spare, critic, spare,
Nor much ou jot, one liltle there.
Il in the loudest, dearest name
That erer woke the minstrel' fame :
No music, since the world began,
' E'er ipoke like this to ruined man ;'
Through the dark valley of the dead,
Its echo tells where angels tread.
Though from our classic temples torn,
Time honored relics we may mourn ;
Though, round Cathedral walls thy hand
Lets not one Ivy -tendril stand,
Yet this great name should ret forever,
Unmarr'd unchang'd oh ! touch it never.
Dearer than life aurpasing tvord !
In those serint hymns, first heard,
When Angels left their native fkie,
Wilh golden harps from Paradise,
Oh, Saviour! let thy grace divine
Dwell In this sorrwing heart of mine.
Though we forget our mother tongue
While Vandal tago where seraphs sung
Yet my soul recks not grief nor care,
Write but thy name, bless'd Saviour, there ;
In Him, may U and I bear tway
Though heav'n and earth should pass away.
To the Reformer of England.
BV JOHN O. WHITTIKR.
Cod bless ye, brothers ! In tho fight
Ye're waging now, ye cannot fail,
For better is your sense of right
Than kingcraft's triple mail;
Than tyrant's law nr bigot's ban
More mighty is your simplest word ;
i The free heart of an honest man
Than crosier or the sword.
i Co let your bloated Church rehearse
The lesson it has learned so well ,
I It moves not wilh its prayer or curse
The gates of Heaven or Hell.
Let the State scaffold rise again
Did freedom die wl:en Russell died?
Foraet ye how the blood of Vane
From earth's green bosom cried ?
The great hearts Irom your olden time
Are beating with you, full and stror.g;
A'.! holy memories and sublime
And glorious round ye throng.
The bluff, bold men of Runnymead
Are with ye still in times like these ;
The shades of England' mighty dead
Your cloud of witnesses !
The tmths ye urge are borne abroad
By every wind and every tide ;
The voice of Nature and of God
Speaks out upon your side.
The weapons which your hands have found
Are tune which Heaven itself has wrought,
LiKht,T. ,h,and Love :-ynur battle-ground
The fre,, broad field of Thought.
No partial, elfish purpose break
The simpl beauty of your plan,
Nor lie from MOne or altar shake
Your steady :at jn man.
ti. i..nniit nii. nr rmrland starts
1 i- r c vi -"B
And bounds t)ti,eath your woros 01 ,
The heating of her million heart
U with you it this hour!
. I,, ... .i.,. mlili initnohlini' eve.
,nn i nou - "
Through prestottloud and gathering storm
f.n'st teethe iPM0f Freedom's sky
And sunshine soft and warm-
Oh, pure Reformer !-not in vain
Thy generous tt in human kind;
T,. good which bloodshed could not gain,
Thy peaceful zeal hU Ca
rres, on !-the triumph shall be won
Of common rights nd.ql
Th. eloriou, dream nl Vhrr.ne.ton.
And Sidney's Good Old i-'ius.
P.I,...: iV,. Poiir ami the Crown,
Sweetening worn Labor r.
And, plucking not the highest down,
Lifting the lowest up.
I on !-and we who m7 nnt ,hare
'he toil or glory of vour fight,
ULOOMSBUIIG, COLUMBIA CO., SATURDAY,
The Dead IIoj.
His little chair is vacant now,
His playthings put away;
The beauty of this cherub brow
Is vanished where he lay.
The music of his young delight
Is hushed forever more ;
The sunny face that gleamed so bright
Has faded from the door.
Yet still we listen through the night
To hear his breathing sweet,
And with the morn's awakening light
His kiss we turn to meet.
And through the lovelong day wo sigh
To catch his beaming smile,
And see th t form go bounding by
So beanlifiil ere while.
In vain, iu vain a shallow lie
Where sunbeam used to tail;
The moaning wind nluue replies,
When bis dear name we eall ;
The echoes of Iiin steps are (led,
And glance and smile are gone
And now we know that he is dead,
And we are left alone.
Put in each wind that fans our cheek
His own sweet breath is there j
And angel lips in w hispers speak
To comfort our despair ;
And every star that bums above
His own blest image fives,
And tells us that where all is love
Our boy forever lives.
How to speak to 'Children.
It is usual to attempt the management of chil
dren either by corporeal punishment, or by re
wards addressed to the senses, and not by words
alone. There is one other means of government,
the power and importance of which are seldom
regarded I refer to the human voice. A blow
may be inflicted on a child, accompanied with
words so uttered as to counteract entirely its in
tended effect; or tho parent may Use language
rjuite unobjectionable in itself, yet spukeu iu a
tone which more than defeats its influence. W hat
is it which lulls the infant to repose? It is an
array of mare words. There i9 no charm to the
untaught one, in letters, Billables, and sentences.
It is the sound which strikes its little ear that
soothes and composes it to sleep. A few notes,
however unskilfully arranged, if uttered in a soft
tone, are found to possess a magic influence.
Think we that this influence is confined to the
cradle .' No ; it is diffused over every age, and
ceaes not while the child remain under the pa
rental roof. Is the boy growing rude in manner,
and boisterous in speech ? 1 know no instrument
so surs to control those tendencies as the gentle
tones of a mother. She who speaks to her son
harshly does but give to his conduct the sanction
ofher'own example. She pours oil on the al
ready raging flame. In the presence of duty, we
are liable to utter ourselves harshly to children.
Perhaps a threat is expressed in loud apd irri
tating tone ; instead of allaying the passions of
the child, it serves directly to increase them.
Every fretful expression awakens in him Hie
-. . L;-L ....... I. ..w1 if Sin itnpt A nlpnS-
same spirit wnieo piuuu-r - - i
ant voice call up agreeable feeling. Whatever
disposition, therefore, we would encourage in a
child, the same wo should manifest in the tone in
which we address it.
Thk Dying CiiAnce of the late Alfred Bishop,
of ltri.!euoi t. to his sons was, " Srrce Coil and
your country, and be benevolent." The substance
of many essays is embraced in tins snort sen
tence. STRANGF. RIRTH A boy in the district of
Kirkaldy, who has a passion for chicken hatching,
nt a large eirz some time ago from some sailors
just come from Alexandria, and placed it under a
favorite hen, expecting to get a large Kgyp'ian
r,iwl. but his surnise and amazement may be bet
ter conceived than described when he found one
morning a live crocodile '.VifeMn Advei tiur.
Occupation for Children.
The habits of children prove that occupation is
a necessity with most of them. They love to be
busy.even about nothing, still more tobe usefully
employed. With some children it is a strongly
developed physical necessity ;and if not turned to
good account.will be productive of vil.thus verify
ing the old adage, that 'idleness is the mother of
mischief.' Children should be encouraged, if in
clined to do it, or, if not inclined, should be dis
ctplined into performing for themselves every
littlo office relative to the toilet, which they are
capable of performing. They should also keep
their own clothes and possessions in neat order,
and fetch for themselves whatever they want ; in
short, they should learn to be as independent of
the services of others as possible, fitting them a
like to make a good use of prosperity, to meet
with foititude any reverse ot fortune that may be.
fall them. We know of no rank.however exalted
in which such a system would not prove bene
A sexton out in Iowa was very indignant at a
permature announcement of his death, and wrote
to the editor, requesting that the error might be
. . , j i. :ui unnM tVii Um
corrected, "that nis im:""" ""n"' """
was still alive and digging.
Is there a heart that never sighed ?
lithnra a tongue that never lied ?
Is there an eye that never blink'd r
Is there a man that never di ink'd :
If so, head and tongue, and eye
Must tell a most a confounded lie.
The flowert aro drooping day by day,
Then chai ins will soon be fled ;
But not before our loveliest.
Our household flowers, are dead !
The cold will blight their ti ding bloom,
The wind will toss their lefives,
When Heaven has bound their sistf I bu.!s
With all its golden sheaves!
An Afii'ctionate Spirit-
We sometimes meet with men who seem tn
think that indulgence, iu an affectionate leeling is
a weakness. They will return from a journey
and greet their families with distant dignity, and
move among their children with the cold and lof
ty splendor of an iceberg, surrounded with its
broken fragments. There is hardly a more un
natural sight on earth than one ot these families.
"A father had better extinguish his boy's eyes
than take away his heart. Who that has experi
enced the joys of friendship and knows the worth
of sympathy atnj affection, would not rather loose
all that is beautiful in natural scenery, than be
robbed of his heart? Who would not rather fol
low his child to the grave than entomb his paren
tal affection ?
"Cherish, then, your heart's best affections
Indulge in the warm and gushing emotions of fil
ial, parental, fraternal love. Think it not weak
ness. Coil is love love is God love eitrjbody
and everything that is good.
"Teach your children to love to love the rose,
the robin, to love their parents, to love their God.
Let it be the studied olij.-ct ot domestic rultuie.to
give them warm hearts and ardent affections.
Bind your whole family together by these strong
GREAT CAVERN. At tho Scientific Con
vention rercntly held at Host, m, a p; er, writiu.
bv I'rof. l!ei ?loid, was rend, in which an amount
is given of a cave situated about twelve miles from
the Mammoth Cave, in Kentucky, and supposed
to be larger than !t. Mr. J. S. Stevenson of How
ling Green, has penetrated it a distance of five
miles, and it then seemed still expanding.
fc'fji. Taylor on I'atiguc Daly.
During his campaign in Florida, says the New
York Weekly Despatch, anil subsequently in the
war with Mexico, "Old Zai k" displayed a rough
ness and a toughness which Major U.igMock mitht
have envied, but he appears to have wild cl down
under the oppressive hospitality, the criiiuims,
the fawnings, the all but bending of the knee
which havo attended his presidential progress.
The privations of the camp and fmced matches
through everglades and ehapperels, touched m l
the iron of his constitution, but a journey in
which he is waylaid at every stage by an army of
gentlemen will) axes to grind, is a far more se
rious affair. President Taylor as we understand
it, lid t Washington in search of recreation and
enjoyment. Unhappy delusion! lie has been
made a show of as ipuch as if he had been a
menagerie lion. To prove how much they loved
him, the office-seekers have nearly shaken his
rii(ht arm off, while batteries of speeches have
been opened upon him, dniibllf ss move annoying
to the plain old soldier than the Mexici.n guns in
"the slippery streets of Monterey.' We roeret
deeply that the brave old man is ill, but we do
not wonder at it. The atmosphi re which syco
phancy pollutes is not wholesome for honest
men. Heaven send him a speedy deliverance
from his sickness, and the caose of it. Nearly
his whole life, like lint of Othello, has hewi
passed in the tented field ; hut he now realizes
the fact that all the arts of military strategy and
defence arc no protection against the sorties of
By the time (Jon. Tay'or has made one-third
as many political tours as Henry Clay, he will
estimate at their true value the fine things ad
dressed by ambition and cupidity to present or
prospective authority. He will u nleistand that
men who make a business of politics always wor
ship the rising or the risen sun that their pule
star is their interest and that they w ould walk
over the prostrate body of the greatest of states
men and patriots, if that were the shortist rut to
office and emolument. How often have men of
this class tossed their caps for "Harry Clay."
How basely they deserted him, let history tell
lie understands them now, and as he passes thro
the country, either refuses to have an interview
wilh them, or anweis their protestations of
respect and affection with a curled lip and con
General Taylor will comprehend the true v.,1
ue of parti.an professions alter he has mingled a
little longer in civil life. He is too acute and
penetrating to be long in making the I'is-envery.
Possibly he has made it already, ' .'crird
A linblp heart, l'ke the sun, shoe
pt I'ountenance in its lowed estate
We wish the Tariff croakers, which are now
mailing themselves hoaise, and their names a by
word and a stench, by their continuous brawling,
to read the following paragraph which we clip
fiom the llarrishurg Union. It is but a few lines
it is true; but it is infinitely more weighty and
important to those whoseek truth upon that ques
tinn, 'han volumes of such senseless twaddle as
disgr ices the columns of the Dailij jXewt and its
kindred prints, day alter day :
"Amekican IIailiwad Irox. The liar-
risbur' and LuncnMcr railroad cnniprty
arc now baviny; dt'livered at our wharves,
and along the line of their new road, some
two thousand ioiih ef Uanville T railroad
iron, for which we learn they pay f'fjO per
ton at Danville. This company purchased
lately one thousand tons of Knglish trim,
at about S45 per ton, hut upon a compari
son with the Danville iron which they had
formerly used, 'hey determined that in the
end the' American iron at $5(1 per tun was
decidedly the eheapent article to the com
pany. A k'reat portion of the English iron
now brotigiit into this market is as hrittle
as cast iron, whi st the. American railroad
iron is so toush that it cannot be broken-"
The apportionment of the Legislature is
a matter of the utmost importance ; for it
will determine, in a great measure, the po
litical complexion of the Legis'ature for
seven years to come." Daily News.
Were there anything necessary to stir up Hie
Democrats of Pennsylvania to activity and zeal
daring the time now intervening between this and
the election, the above, we should think, would
be amply sufficient. It shows t'vo things beyond
doubt or cavil, namely that the Whigs are making
the most extraordinary exertions to carry the Leg
islature this fill, and that if successful in their
efforts, iliey design so toappnrlion,district or fftr
ruinander the stato so as to secure a majority of
White districts, in t'.ie face of a clear Demociatic
majority, for seven years to come. Let every Dem
ocrat, then take warning by this intimation of
their designs, and bo animated by more than or
dinary in the support ol the nominee of his
paity. flontio.se l)enwi:rit.
A s n of the Emerald Isle, meeting a country
i.iiii whose face was not perfectly remembered,
a!';er saluting him met cordially, inquired his
name, 'Walsh,' said the gentleman. 'Walsh
Walsh,' respotided Paddy, 'ere yo from Dublin?
I know twoc.uld maids of that name, are aithir
of 'em your mother ?'
Life i.v the Wkm That was a rather forci
bly illustration of 'lif.t in the west' which we
hear ! the other d i; fu.lu a friend residing in that
region. A loan coming into the "settlement,"
and seeing a collection ol by slanders round tin i e
or font pairs of raging combatant, began to 'peel'
off his coat and waist coat, a-king simply, "Is
this arre fight ."' and being answered in the af
liin.alive, rush"d into the melee. Presently he
came out witii his 'peepers' closed, his fare va
liruslv cut, and streaming w ith blood. "That'
a 'rWy jilnre in there!" said lie, gathering up
his Meggery ;' "iim charier, o' good hittin' 'mong
so many hoys!" and off he went. One would
think that a maim, arising from a fight of this
sort, would be a thing to be somewhat especially
lf'tnaikrd, hut it seen. j not, particularly by the
victim. "What has become of your ear ?" said
an eastern In'rnd to a combatant of this descrip
tion, in one of the fluting towns of the west. "I
don't know inhere: it is; I've heen looking for it
since the fight, hut I can't find it !" replied tho
other. The supposition that the inqiiiicrcouldn't
have inent to ask how his ear camo to he off, but
only irhert it n an, is a ludicrous evidence of the
manner iu which such things are regarded at the
A Sr.Nsun.F. Gini.. A preacher was one day
strurh with surprise on beholding n beautiful set
ofcui la on the head of a lovely maid, a member
ol" his r'"-s, whose hair had been very plain.
"Ah: K. ;." said he, "you should not waste
your preeions time coi ling your hair ; if God in
tended it to be curled he would have curled it
'Indeed'' Mid the witty' maid, "I must differ
wiih yru When I was an infant hernvhd it
for me, but i.ow I am grown up he thihlis I am
able to do il myself."
frj- Whit f. clioii gives us the most delight ?
Aih S litis faction,
frj- Whv i troy weight likp a thief?
Ate-. Heranse it lias no rriij)lrn.
'j.";'V.'iiat kind of a dagger is it lawful lor a lov
er to plii'ige into his mistress's bosom :
Ans. A dagger-type, (daguerreotype.)
i'y Why are fowls the most economical things
farmers l,e"o ?
Ans. Hi Tii'iso. for every grain of rnrn they
give a j;irl:
rr;-Why is it dangerous to approach a party of
whist pliyers w ho hold the four highest rards?
Ai.s liiraiisc they are mcn--c).
A LiM Ui r. ' 1 say, Bub, you have been to
Canton, haven't you :"
'Well, ran yen 'p'sk ''hie.'" '
' V e i, a Ltl'ii , tl.i.l is, I s-.esk Ire'hin f'mia "
OCT. 0, 1849.
c lit vixu s.
As the smallest planets
Are neares' to the sun,
So are little children
Nearest to God. '
(5-Wh"n Loid KrskitiH made his dihut at the
bar, his agitation almost overran. bun. ai d i
was just going to sit down. "Al that moment,"
said ho, "I thought 1 fell my little children tug-
ging at my kowh, and the idea loused me to an '
exertion of which I did not think myself capa-!
C5-The China 1'nAOE ovkr thk Isthmu.s.
j Tne first package of lea from Canton by way of!
i the Isthmus of Panama was received Ust week
j in New York. In a few years it will he a com
mon thing for the products of China to be taking
'JO A brace of curiosities, carefully wrapped
up and labelled as follows, has been recenllv sent
to the Na'ional Museum : The rope with which
Jacob "III ed up his voice ;" u few slilclies la'.en
by a tailor in a coat of paint; a little perfume
1 from the flower ot theatniy; a minu'e quantity
I of jelly, made from the current of the Mississippi
I a few soaked logs from the drill of n discourse
and a thimble full of steel-dust, supposed to have
been made when Macbeth "filed his mind "
fjrj-lt is said tomato vines taken up before be
ing Iroslcd, put in pots, treated as house plants,
and set out in the Spring, will hear earlier and
richer fruitfor several successive years.
(jyWe notice as an indication of the character
rf the population of Minesota, that, by a resolve
of the Legislature, the message of Governor Him
sey is to be translated into French.
fjrj-An advertisement in the weekly papers
announces "A Plea for rhonetic Spelling." 01
course the "Plea" put iu is that ol "Insanity."
f)3-Wliy is a girl who loves a Dcleware River
fisherman devoted to wealth ? Because khe wor
ships a shad-er.
fjrj-The only British sovereigns that have visit
ed Ireland, in peace or war, were Henry II., John
Richard II., James II , William III., and George
IV. Her Majesty is the fiirft British Queen that
has visited that country.
fj!-The citizens of the Great Basin had held a
meeting and agreed to establish a Provisional
Government. They call their abode the State of
fH)r. W. T. Pli'ds-no, of Franklin, Howard
County, Missouri, owns a mule three years old
which stands seventeen hands high, and weighs
The pain that is felt w hen wn are transplanted
from our native soil when the branch is cut
from the native tree, is one of the most poigm.nl
that we have to endure through life. There are
after griens, which would more deeply, which
leave behind them fears never to he effaced
which bruise the spirit, and sometimes break the
heart but we never feel so keenly the want of
love, the necessity ol being loved, and the sense
of litter desertion, as when we fnt leave the hea
ven of borne, and push off upon the stream of
Death of ax Ijutor. Dr. Fisher, formerly
editor of the Nun I'm l Albion, and more recent
ly government printer at Quebec, died onboard
the steamer 'Sarah Sands, on her late trip from
fci Bulwer, in one of his philosopical disserta
tions, says, "Society has erected the gallows al
the end of the lane, instead of guide posts End direction-boards
at the beginning."
Si'Kcir: in Nkw York. The amount of sprcie
in the New York Bank vaults, is stated by the
Journal of Coimnnre to be over $S,000,000. and
in Hie Sub-Trcasury SVj'KV'I'O. Total I ,fir)0,
(JUO dollars. An amount which, if we mistake
not, is unprecedented.
MA KINO THF. MOST OF ONE'S Rf.LATIOXS.
The father of a y oung man whn was struck dead
by lightning, in London, exhibited the blackened
i corj.se of his son to the populace at a penny a
head, and it is said that lie realized a considera
ble sum by the indecent exhibition.
A PUBLIC n.T.L.-In the French Wst India
Island of Gaudiloupe, lately, l.fJOO persons assem
bled to see a duel between an editor and one of the
pariisans of 'he opposing faction. The disturbance
ensuing were quite serious, and the mob shouted
"ii.r ban trades" The governor had to issue a
proclamation on the subject.
A Plane Ahcii.mf.nt. Not many years since,
in a handsome mansion not a thousand miles Irom
Cincinnati, a young lady, who has "high notions"
of w hat constitutes respectability, expressed as
tonishment to her mother that a young lady of
j Ihoir acquaintance, of considerable wealth, should
rereiv:; the attention of a young carpenter and
"lie is an upright and intelligent young man.
I can see no objections," replied the mother.
"1 don't care," returned the daughter. "1
would not be seen on the street with him."
"Would you be ashamed to be seen with your
falher on the street '"inquired the mother.
' Why do you ask that, mother?"
" p.eraus", 1 ran well remember when he push
ed a plane," wa. the mother's reply.
out st:nn:s..i aL. twelve.
vol. Dumber 29.
From ihe IJoston Herald.
Father JTJalhtw'a Itltssing.
After having ndniinistered the pledge
l ather Vathew is accustomed to blc?9
1 hose who rceive it. This blessing- sccnu
to he prized by his countrymen as the main
virtue which enables them to keep it it in
as follows ;
"May (.'od bless you and grant you grace
to keep the pledge. May God grant you
peace and pmsp-rity here, and eternal hap
"Come on, my friends! come kneel
This he is accustomed to say previous
to giving the pledge, He says this in a
bland, and almost irresistable tone, which,
few of his countrymen who hear it pretend
to resist. It has a magic about it, which,
when coupled with his name a:id Ihe lova
borne him by the Irish people, accounts, in
a great measure, for his wonderful success.
"There is no slavery," savs Ihe lev.
Father, to a squad upon their knees, "like
that of strong drink, and you should do all
you can to rescue your fcllow-man, the
drunkard who is a curse to society, and a
curse to himself.
"I have no object, my friends, but your
happiness,- happiness without alloy will be
yours in becoming a total abstinence man.
"I'entered the public, schools of this city
on rxaminathn day, and was proud when
I recognized the name of an Irishman's son;
there was the best blood of Ireland there.
Oppressed by poverty, and obscured by ig
norance, all the blessings of this great and
glorious country are within reach, and well
may I say unto you who are oppressed by
the yoke of intemperance, that the burden
of temperance is light. Which of you can
flee from the wrath to come ? why will you
die ? Taste, handle not the cup. Now
is the accepted time. I can't be long with
you, I took a lung vnysgc to sen you, till
for your own benefits ; to enable you lo
prosper in the world to enable you to be
come great men in the land. I despise tin
man who keeps his children from school.
The world must be onward ! onward !
Don't expose yourself to temptations. I
don't care anything about the rutitseliers j
'tis you who keep them thriving; strp
drinking, and they will step selling.
"The Irish people, during the famine,
consumed more liquor than would pav to
supply the whole people of Ireland with
food. They were the murderers of those
who fell by the famine, and the Almighty
will demand the lives of the people at their
"Come, my friends, take the pledge for
the sake of your children; you will lay
the foundation of your own prosperity, and
I promise you, you will never regret it.
The wheel of fortune is always going round,
and the poorest may rise to the top if he is
sober, but it leaves the drunkard in the rum
shop, and passes him by."
Such were the remarks of Faihrr Math
ew, while administering the pledge.
Ct.'Btocs Statfment. A rerir.ily published
pamphlet on emigration contan s ihe lolli wir.g
curiour slatement : That if, on iin nvoiu;e, 0110
human being (lord on ore square foot of land, and
all other races of men were annihilated, Ihede.
srendants of Ihe British and Irish people would
cover the whole earth in about y.orid years; our
population to go on us now, doubling iisell every
A Come Outfr We learn from the Indiana
Stale Sentinel, that IIitnj. K. Wali.ack, Fsq ,
(brother of Ex-Governor Wallace,) who edited a
Taylor campaign paper Inst summer, cnlled the
"Rough and Peady Banner," at Marion. Ind.,now
publishes an address to the public.in which he es
chews whiggery, and comes out a Democrat 1 A
rery sensible thing; and one which we have r.o
doubt his good sense dictated long ago.
FiiomCanata A Bloody Conflict. The New
York Sun Ins the followinj despatch, civiov an
account of a Iciibh- conflict between the two op
posing parties in Lytown, Canada ;
Montreal, Sept. 2G.
I haslen to inform you that news has
just reached here that 'the riots al ISytown
have hern renewed. Tim tan
: " " yauies
have met and a terrible conflict ensued.
Numbers have been dreadfully wounded
and eight lives are already reported to br
lost. The greatest excitement is bre?king
out in this cily. and as we have not vet ob
tained details ot the unfortunate collision,
we fear that much worse result . ,- i.l
follow. I will send you a dispatch wilh
fuller intelligence, as soon as it is obtained.
ii'. r il .1
w e tear me worst, out may Wod preserve
us from more bloodshed.
s "ii'i blessing on the Rig1' '