Bradford Republican. (Towanda, Pa.) 1875-1892, August 24, 1882, Image 1

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11 1111 TILICY, Pith!ishers.
VOL. VIII.
ME
Biadford Republican
VlCUishell Every Thursday,
3,PWANDA, ISY : .
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gOLODLVIB & TRACY.
$1.50 l'cr 9rnneruH. iN _ltlrmare
Adrepti,iity Rairs—,Yi cents a line tur tint
rtl.sn. an i ilve coati per line tor all sub-e :
..:in.••rt , ina. Beading notice 'advent.. lug
to .L. , nta Icr lino.. Eight lines constitute a .
an.l twelve lines an inch: Auditor's
n Administrator's and ..Executor's
Yearly advertising ito.oo per
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Tan i:KrteLicaN •ia published in the liscy:
Nolies Bleck, at the corner of Slain
aiul line streets, over F. Corner's Docit and
sore. Its circuLttlon Is over ^j4lo. •As au
• avurtisint: mediumit is - unexcelled in its im
Lite belt.
Business L'irid,:ry
f ORA E S-A T-LA IV
ItN, (E. 4 . actOand
0-,„. Cat/ tou. Dradforl County
r.‘. entruste.l t thei care in
V, -t,•rt, recei %e protupt attention.
Att.rueya -at-Law; pflic
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T.1; 1 , Otikce t❑ Woud'a 'Block, south
Bank, In; etuirs. juue
and L Elsbree
I;1 ....•ur--li:ock. Park St. tuay74.7e
Et:ION ;nen) m Peck and I) A 40• r•
ov,r Market 49-'79
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(si: Overton and J. ha
IS:, •••,. (1111 . ce in Adams Elock.julitilV
0111c0 error Daytnn'w Star , .
april i 4,76
\ T.J-11_L. L. DREW. OnltiT In Mean's , Block
apr 11,74;
k HALL. (IV T Davies.
- w - an, L .11 Hall.) Office in rear
:u trance ou Poplar St. (je12.75
' , NEI' A. Solicitor of Patents.
i o.;ir att-Lition paid to business - in
o,urt and to the settlement of estates.
.'•• )lontanye's Block 4949
yOtN,I, (1. McPherson and
. oi9.2,tjsoutti side of Marcus's
feb
Tl 4 AN , jLE , i.::I3ITETINGTON. (II N
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it E J Anglt and • E Bugingion).
, :kik- •d' 'Main, street, two doors north
•z•l, Bi, .U 1 Lushness ,tmtrustod to their
rt :ye prompt attoqihn. oct 26,77
AND JUIIN W. tODDING, Attor
, and ( mtris(.lloks-at-I,IW. mike in the
r.;:c ovt.r T. Hirbyle Drug Store.
5 , 4 july 'ti
3 O tf.
7EI 1.1 .1. P. Atto'rne)-aF-jaw. Office to
pioa:„Main Street. .
\V. 11. and E. A., , Attorneys-at
N. T ,, wanda, Pa. Ounce In 3lercur Block.
C. 'I!. Kirby's Drug Store, entrance on Main
4f.tlrway nyrth of Post-office. All
.7yeiptly attended to. Special atten
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to s'ntints against . the United Stated
lf,,,Anties. Patents. etc and to
i.t .:I.l:k.'sn:l•settkini.nt of decedent's es Itttts.
nri•lge street. Now house -and now
..cur e throughout. The proprietor has
,r- Ilt.ither pains or expense in making his
z, :in , t-e!as:l it'd respectfully solicits a share
I , atronage. Meals at all bent's. Terbas
Large Stable attached.
r • :7 WM. HENRY.
, . SECRET SOCIETIES. '
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iXT yi KIN:i PosT, NO. G.. G. A. R. Meets
vv .%. ry•Saturdsy evening, at Militaryliall.
GEO. V. MYER, Commander.
I.'l i riIIDGE, .4,/julant: , fob 7, 79
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P.
s I I.( )181E, N 0.:,;. Meets -at K. of .
ov, ry Mod Mondaf evening at 7:30. In
benefits $3.00 per week. Aver
t, years etpertence, $ll.
.itt.;SE MYERS, Reporter.
le, Dictator, • fob 22.78
1:` Dl'; 1. 1 )1“.ik:..5ti.1417, I. O. O. F. Mee
erery Monday evenini
WALitEN Notdr Grand.
ME
1101" SE .t.V .`,7t;.V P_l Ly zuvo
F. E. N. Second etreet All orders
lye pnqupt attention, June 12,75
ED Ut7.l TIO\A L.
NNA: COLLEGIATE 4 INSTITITTE.
sPitINo TEI3I will. begin Monday,
3. For eataloguehor other infor.
44,1 r. o: or call on the Principal.
EDWIN 'E. gi;INLAN,
Towitndai,
pLI'MBER A.Vh GAS FITTER
1:1)WA RD. Practical Plumber
4;:l8 Fitter. Flace , Of business in Mer.
. n...ct door to Journal office opposite
run.. :Plumbing, Gas Fitting, Repair.
oi all kinds, andall kinds of Gearing
at: , ncied to. All wanting work in hill
• hitu a call. July 27,77
L'll.ifteE
C. S. ilenerainsnennce Agency,
a, Pa. °nice in Whitcomb's Boat
July 12,76 •
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New Adverttisements.
Double Store. -
_Double Stock.
--NOS. 1 AND 2 BRIDGE "Sr..
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Is now open In his Matotwith: Double Store with
a full, fresh'and complete stock'of. fashionable
Spring and Summer
Clothipg,
Gent's Furnishing
Goods,
ilasts, Caps, ,
,-
Traveling Bags,
Umbrellas; Etc.
Suits of ; all Grades for
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Men, Boys, ; rirouths' .
and Children.
Our rents have been obtained on the most
favorable terms. and our crrent, expenses re
duced 'to the lowest possibl e - minimum. we pro
pose to give our customerst the benefit of these
Reductions by putting our,prices at Lower Fig
ures than any other Clothing House in Towanda.
We Mine a Careful examination of our stock
and prices. Whether wishing to buy'Or not: We
catf.safisfy the closest buyet of tho truth of
what we say.
• WE MEAN B TSINESS.
C4ll end we will satisfy you. '
Remember. snip. l'and *4, Bridge Bt'eet
J. K. BUSH:
,Towanaa, Ba., April 10. 1882. yr
Lafayette husi,
Corner Second awl 11 otteetif Northwest,
• near Penuaylvania Avenue.
WASHINGTON, D. C.
Within a square of -the Capitol. .111trest can pass
near the door tc•sil parte of the city. Conven
ient to the depots. This is just the hotel for
Pennsylvanians visiting the. National Capital.
Rooms well furnished, ands the cleanest and
best beds in the city. Table first clue.
Room,' and board from ;$2 to 13 Per day.
Reduced rates by the Irrte,k i f - cir month.
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WILLIAM/ SAN DEMON.
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ratiof thiCongreesionalllotel, Capitol fill.
Jan 11-tf
BLANK BOoK.MANUFAbTITRER
BOOK BI
PAPER RULE
I A Ify e . d J.
No. 131 Golespiv.
UMA, N.
Ail werk in his line done well
loiyeet price. • , . .
. 'rallies having volumes Incomplete will bo fur.
fished with any missing numbers at cost price.
141 l orders giyen to J. J. Scanlan, Agent for
reriidford County. will be promptly executed ac
carding to directions. - [ ' ssp3.tf
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0.:E04 L. 'LOX*
Now occupies the Comer Store opposit&Dr. 11
C. Porters Drug Store, Main SteeeCh
with a large stock of
GROCZTILZS,
OF THE BEST QUALITY.
Mr. Bois has Anovnga STOIII ON 13111IDGIC STNIZT
J. L. Schoonover is clerk. , The two stores are
connected by Telephone. !r. Boss cad now feel
satisfied that he can give the
BEST GOODS FOR TnE LEAST MONET
His experience enables him to' select the best
goods, which be Is bound to sell it a LOW PRICE.
You can always get a bargain if you '
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BUY YOUR GROCERIES 4' ROSS'S
All goods delivered in the' Borough FREE.
FARMERS will do well to esti with their produce
and get the CASH. . 20apr32-Iy.
M ..HENDE
JEWEL
Is still to be found at the 0
STR
Next door to Dr. Fie. Porter's Drug Store.
wail • PULL UN
FINE AMERICAN A
WATCH
JEWEL
STERLING SILVE
FINE PLATED
SPECTACLES & EYE
CLOCK
FROM THE CHEAPEST TO
ALL 01 7 .WRICII WILL ME
VERY LOWEST PRII
Clocks, Wadies sail &marl P
Isy on uperisoCod aodcosspeten i
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and promptly at
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GLASSES,
TUE assr.
SOLD AT THE
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work topt lyman; repaitial
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14tscellancous: Advertliementi.
MALARIA
Malaria is an almost in
describable malady t <which
not even the most talented
physicians are able to fath
mo . Its cause is most fre
quently ascribedto r , local
surroundings, and there is
very little question, but this
opinion is substimtiated by
1. , facts. Malaria does not nec
essarily - mean chills and
fever while:-these troubles
usually accqmpany It 0
,
94 aireatt.thee.rAvitlA-_
gegeial 'aCeiinnr
panied by loss of appetite,
sleepleSsness, a tired feeling
_ arid a highi fever, the per
, son afflicted growing weak
er and weaker, loses flesh
day after day,: until he be
comes a mere skeleton, a
shadow Of his former.. self.
• If ala'aa once having laid its
hold upon the human fraine,
door of the system is thrownopca
to nervous diseases. - The body
weak' and enfeebled absorbs 'no
nourishment, but subsisting upon
' itself, the digestive organs no
longer perform their functions
theliverhecomes torpid, and other '
• oma„, ns ailing to do their routine
work,Nieedilybecomedisonlered, • ;
and dissohition and death are-apt
to ensue. 1 -
In addition to being a'Certain cure
for malaria and chills and fever,
BROWN'S IRON BITTERS is highly ; •
recommended for all diseases requir- •
ing a certain and efficient tonic; es
pecially indigestion, dyspepsia; inter
imittent fevers, want of appetite, loss
of strength, ack .of energy, etc.
Enriches the blood, strengthens the
muscles, and gives . ; new life to the ,
nerves. Acts like as charm an the
digestive organs. It is for sale by •
all respectable dealers in medicines,
price, /It per bottle . -
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1 . Be sure and get the
'BROWN'S IRON BITTERS.
Take. no other.
NATHAN.'iTDD,
(Successor tf) Mr. Mc K ean,)
DEALER IN
PITTSTON, WILKESBARE
AND iLOYAL SOC K .
FOOT or ME EITRIE*; - **Ut (*trig HOUSE.
Tow.Aripi; TA. ' •
sr LOWEST PRICES 4'KM CASH. -jai
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The patronage of my old friend. and the pub!
esnerally is solicited. Osep:4
Various Causes-
Advancing years. care,-sicktiess, disap- ;
pointmeut. and hereditary Predisposi
operate,to turn the hair gray,'
and either of theta inclines ft to' shed
prematurely. AYER . S-' HAIR VIGOR will
restore faded or gray, light or red hair
to a rich brown or deep bltck, as may
be desired.' , It softens and' eleanses the
scalp, giving ,it a healthykactlon. It
removes and Cures dandruff and humors.
By its use falling hair is 'checked, and
a.uew growth 'will be produced in all
cases where :the follicles are not de
stroyed or the glands decayed:' Its
effects are beautinilly shown on. brashy,
:weak, or sickly hair. on which a few
applications produce the gloss and
freshness of youth: Harmless and sure.
in- its results; it is incomparable as
dressing,. and is especially raided
for
.the soft lustre and richness of tone
it imparts.
kintit's atm VIGOR is colorless;
contains neither oil nor dye; and will
not soil or color white cambric ; ':yet
it lasts long- on the hair, and keep:
it fresh and' vigorous; imparting :au
agreeable perfume.
"For sale toy all druggists.
A..BEVERLY 8311 TR,
BOOK BINDER
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Dealer la Scroll Saw Goods..
BOOKBINDING OF ALL KINDS
DONE, NEATLY .:and CHEAPLY.
Fine' Blank BoOks
MY SPECIALTY.
Amateur's • Suppliesi,
ob T t td ..s. d ir d raveAtilmb'stre". l 4.7.7.ag,
the wants of my patrons.
WOODS.
SAW BLADES.
CLOCK MOVEILLNTS. An,
constantly bn band. lam' $1.23 worth of designs
for $l. Send for prtee lists.
" , REPORTER" BINDERY.
• Park street,
P. O. boa 1512. Towanda. Ps
DR. JONES'CREAMCAMPHOR
IS THE NAME OF the popular Liniment
that cures Rheumatism. Neuralgia, Swollen or
Stiffened Joints, Frost Bites, pain in the Face.
Head or Spine. Chapped hands; Bruisee.Sprains.
Burns. Mosquioto Bites, Sting or Bite of an in
aset.'Poison from common Poison Vines. etc.,
for man or beast. Always reliable, and almost
instantaneous in its relief. Having an agreeable
odor, it is pleasant to appiy. Sold by all ding
lists. Price 25 cents.
N. B.—This Liniment received a Prize Medals
the State . Fair.lB79. MST 201 y
In the 'Whole History of r
'Medicine
No preparation has ever performed such
marvellous cuies, or maintained so
wide a 'reputation, as AYER'S CHERRY
Pneronat, which Is recogniz ed as the
world's remedy for all diseases of the
throat and lungs. Its long-continued
series of wonderful cures In all cli
mates has -made it universally known
as a safe and reliable agent to employ.
Against ordinary colds, which are the
forerunners of, more serlot6 disorders.
It acts speedily , and surely; always re
lieving suffering, and often' saving life.
The protection it anbas, 'by its timely
use in- throat and chest disordeis,
makes it an invaluable remedy to be
.kept always on hand in every home.
No person can afford to be without it,
and those who hare once used it never
win. From their knowledge of its
composition and operation, physicians
use the CHERRY PEcrouxt. extensively
in'their practice, And clergymen recom
mend it. It is absoluteix certain. in
Its healing effeeMs wi will Owalts
rm. Wiwi* cures gre Possible. .
Tot kikk by
TOWANDA. BRADFORD. COUNTY, 1 ) 14.,4, 'TITITRSDA . Y, AUGUiT 2i. 1.882;
ROOM ENOUGH FOR ALL.
Don't crowd and push on the march of life,
Or tread on each other's toM,' •
For the world at best, In its great unrest,
Is hard enough as It goes. , •
Oh, why should the strong oppress the Weak
TM the latter go to the Wall
On this earth of ours, with Its thorns and bowers,
There Is room enough for all.
a tagging bmther falls behind ~
And drops from the toiling band, .
If fear and doubt put his Soul to rout,
Then lend him a helping hand.
Cheer up his heart with words of hope,
Nor se:ron the speech with gall
In the groat highway, on the busif4day,
Theres room enough for aIL •
If a man with the tread of a pioneer •
Steps out on.your track ahead,'
Don't grudge his start with an envious heart, For the mightiest once was led. .1 •
But gird your loins for the coming day—
Let nothing your heart appall— • •
Catch up U you can with the forward man,
There is , room enough for aIL •
And ft, by doing your duty Ropeli,
brind not your-name'with deetibtl*les
. But come out an honest
Iceep a bright look-out on every aide,
Tlll, heeding the Master's call,
tour soul should go, from the world below,
Where there's room enough for all. ,
"A letter,
.Sliss," said Sarah, Min Par
clay'i maid, Presenting herself•aCthe side of
the work-table,, on which were himped var
iously tiuted!c,rewels with which Miss Bar
clay was executing a . composition in UM
Kensington outline work.:
"A letter I" repeated BLiSit Duchy, taking
it into her hand; "and •from Cousin Eliza-
Beth, to be sure I."
Then carefully Cutting the envelOpe—for,
tearing a letter open was not ono of Miss
Barclay's habits—she perused the contents,
which, after some preliminaries, ran as
follows
And' now, Hester, I want yon to' do me
a favor. I hope it will not inconvenience
yqu ; hut I am very anxious to have my
laughter Abby leave home for awhile, and I
should be so pleaied to have her to come to
you. She is deep"' in a love affair with a
man I hate. His name is Francis Chol:
moudly. I'd rather have her marry an y
other decent man on earth. Ido not,,,knart
why I hate him so, except that he isa puppy.
He's not so pOoithat he could not take gooc
care of a wife, and he is rather handsome in
his nasty foppish way. People rather like
him . generally, and his social position is
good. I've no doubt Fm unreasonable, hat
I won't have Ahby marry him ; . and if I can
get her away, fean get rid= of -him. So; I
tell you frankly'my reasons for askiUg you
to invite her, au4& know how goo&uatured
yon are. It will be a thankless task, for
she's terribly sulky just now, but I'll be ever
grateful to you. '
-Aid then the letfer wandered away again
into matters that do not concern' this story,
and ended iu the sisaturd—Elizabeth
Marsh.
" Poor Lizzie ! she always ha 1 such strong
whims," said Miss - Barclay, going on with
tne folds of the purple robe of thin blonde.
figure traced upon her baCkground. "One
.of them was to marry Caleb Marsh. I don't
believe) that' has turned out quite as well as
it might.. However, I'at fond of Lizzie, and
I shouldn't mind baring • Abby 'here. I'll
write
write a once and ask her. And—by the
way-flt incite , Brother Richard's boy to
come down and ,bring a friend with hint.
Every one is glad, of a week'S . country visit
in summer. They'll both fall in love with
the girl in thislohesomo place; and there's
no such cure for one love'affair as another."
Miss Earclay was a lady of prompt and
decisive . action. Two letters were at the
office before the next mail went oat, and
three bed-rooms• were being pat into apple.
pie order, and the c 60;: wa, tostritetiq a; to
Certain prepa:ed. for the
expected guests.
"Brother Isaac n . .al myself will be all the
better for having the young po — ple about
us," said Miss Barclay ; but cook, an old
servant, who prided herself ou being "free
spoken," was of opinion that "peace and
quietness would be broke tip by all sorts of
racket, and that she'd, no.',doubt they'd, be
obliged to buy 'butter." • • ,
However, as cook afterwards remarked,
she was well aware that was, not- her look
out. And. on 'Saturday the stage paused at
the door, and from its top ehtinlici-eil down
two youths ; one big and rough-headed,' the
other small and sleek, but both armed •with
portmanteaus, gun-cases and ftshinglods
exactly resembling each other.
"AU right, driver," cried the rough-hpaded
N •
youth—" All right, driver." i;
".This is the young lady's stopping-piace,
too," shouted the driver. "This is Miss
Barclay's." .
But by this time the your lady was get
ting out.
She was a • pretty girl, with a 'splendid
head of black hair, which, when Miss Barclay
had seen hei-last, she, bad worn in two long
braids - down her back. Now she was won.
dertully grown—no longer alittle girl, but
young lady, with a coiffure of puffs 'and
crimps that was a mystery. to prim Miss
Barclay. A coquettish hat was set very
much on one side of her head, and instead
of the sullen scowl Hiss Barclay had 'expect
ed she greeted the lady with the most
beaming smiles .
"Dear Cousin Barclay," she ex c laimed,
"how good of you tq ask me to this lovely
f)lace I . I adore thel country, and I am so
pleased to see you again. How sweet you
look I I must kiss you. I just feel that I
Pm going to be Perfectly happy all the time
I'm here." J 7
"Is she acting or does t; tshe • mean it ?"
asked the - spinster -to herself. " It's a com
fort to,find her so pleasan4 anyhow." But
she -answered , heartily' andi merrily, and
sending Sarah to show bar young cousin the .
way to her room, - that she might refresh
herself after-her journey, turned her atten
tions to the youths, with whom she had as
yet only shaken ; hands:
"I am so gbia, you came at once, Fred,"
sbe said, "and so pleased that yon brought
Mr.—" •
" Mr. Oakley," said Fred, "My college
chum—Frank Oakley. My dear aur4, we're
verj much obliged to you, and father sent
his love, and mother wondert when you
intend to come tosser her; and I've a letter,
and some pattern 4 and thing 4, in my bag.
And, Aunt Hester, whit a pretty girl that is
She's travelled all tho way with us in' the
cars, and from :the depot in the stage. Never ,
saw such a pretty girl before."
"That's cousin Lizzie's daughter, Abby."
replied Miss Barclay. "She paid a visit to
your house es-you were twelve years old,
but you wouldn't speak to her. Yon said
you hated girls." . - .-
" What a tub I was," replied the shock.
head, gravely. " Well, I don't know, Aunt
Hester. Ai. for I'muk, he adores them
Don't you Frank ?" '
Frank looked modest,
wltere ht ea much to admire in oil Ira--
/ mean ilk all ladies," he answered, with a
little lisp: '
" What a very polite young man," thought
Miss Batlcla,y:7 -
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SELECT , POETRY.
MISCELLANEOUS,
OUT OF DANGER.
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OF THE PEOPLE BY THE PiIiOPLE • • I FOB .THE PEOPLE."
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It was a very merry. tea.table..'_ Ned mr.
• bet
Isaac Barclay, to be sure, &d veil;
eat, aftei having solemnly shakeiChandil all
round ; but Fred was a host in*f*f,l And
Miss Tinley chattered as a:4or the
young people. That very . night Le wMe
to her Cousin Elizabeth:'
T.T7 n 't MT piss delighted
to see the success of your , by is as
happy as a queen. She' hash' 1 two
beaux here, my nephew Fred, -a, friend
of his. Fred seems very much tai r . Ma. i I've
no doubt ' he will cut your quite
out, and Abby couldn't make a - match;
a good fellow with a little f.. ;eel I fine
prospocts in his professiOns I . it will
come to - be something. - Meartwit ' corefort
yourself, Abby is heart-whole,
as over, '
eft
citianot."
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The Wisest was bated toe *fat three
weeks.' The aides seemed toewl hif . isto % oie the
spinster and her gods - taeg :
walb,,drives, teuivshasi o 1 de. l
voted tahis opt. .
lr
OlikleY 0 1 14 i;
" it
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:at Frank ant," Mu' nest_
whisper but Fred always aim
felt well contented and On dip
Barclay decided that Abby vas
for Fred.
"But your friend is agood fallout, is he
not she asked. " Yon know iktibr IS in
my care." And Fred thareuponliwars that
Frank was a gentleman, and a 'OP! ;
well to do also. "As good ahusbandssany
girl , could have, if ho does lisp 'ail blush,"
continued Fred. "Don't tivablfii
aunt ; nothing better couldhapp# tp , OOgsia
Abby than to.marry Frank." :e f •
" Then he really meana to offer?" queried
.
Miss Barclay.. ;
" Oh, he',
Jh, he's despe.rate," answerral Fed.
And that night anal= letter wait written
to Cousin Elizabeth which contained this .
senten c e ;
."Now.' Cousin Lizzie, if in a dilmma.
Fred and Abby are not smitten Nrith each
other; but Fred has brought: a friimd of his
bore, a Mr. Frank Oakley, who :making
love to your girl. =Give met my kstruction.
Fred assures me he is an ezeelkal nstch and
a good fellow, and I con alder. him most
agreeable. Itularn Ito teeter the affair or
send him packing ? Abby ib your daughter.
I await instructions. knoir your -temper;
Elizabeth. ' We quarrallakioneej don't let
as do it again." .1
The' answer was brief as a telegium:
"Any young man 11 tlutt detetdalde
Francis Chohnondly. Fos r
130 the-, young, people were hitt to .'their
own devices ; the house rani wiib langhter t
tha orchard was robbed, the homes driven
out-tor moonlight rides, the boativas forever
on the river, and the yoke of the piano told
all pas.sere r by that " Miss itarcley had corn.
pony."
There were parties at the old -rouse, too,
and even old Inane Barclay I was sufficiently
interested to sit up until nine , and tc,
tell a very long story without end about
a visit he had once made to , • , , where lit
had his pocket picked. ,
The pleasantest days - had ever been
known at , the , Barclay , manakin • were
these, and they ha 4 beepr PruloUged twc
Months, and now Fred Must go home—mut
indeed—nor could }lank liziger longer. t
"And T must go, too, aunt," said; Abby.
suppose I Minty but I shall never forgot
this happy time, and 1 vial ',tor lel •
tonight, and tellme you'll tilw.vs leVe me,
for you've been kir,ier.than over:lnn was to
nie."
Abby, said this late.at night, sitting on a
low stool at Miss ikmlay's feet, and there
were tears in her eyes. Bit next horning
when the confiding old lady arose, Sarah
met her with an ominonS look, and the
declaration that something mast have hap.
pened
It
Ifour yen scare me, flat. cried Miss
Barclay. "What can b l are happened ?
Brother Isaac is well, isn't he ?"
" He's' well enough," replied
all
"But Miss Abby haint beet abed all night,
and her trunk is gone, and here'ss note that
laid on her puller."
Miss Barcl ay seized the massive and open
ed it with shaking'hands. ;Creed thus:
" Dzsuisr Au :am—Don't be angry. Re
member your promise to brie me always.
When-you read this I shall' be married I
shall be Mrs. Francis Oatdey Cholmondly.
Fred is Frank's best man, I and little Lilly
Jones, from the village, my bridesmaid. You
see it, don't you ? Fred win the plot, and
he introduced Frank Oakle as y
to you. You
never guessed that Oakley wor only his
middle name. We- bated to itceive you.
You-were so good we all adOre ycrit, but ma
was cruel, and I'm of ago since est week..
rm very happy, only if you dat't forgive
me I shall never forgive myself. Ma will
have to, after awhile.
" Your affectionateniece, Amor:
"No, I must write it all— , J
"ABBY 0101.20i1DIT.I'
"I_ shall die !" screamed Mies tare*.
"I'd rather than to face Elizabeth,' .
But she did not ; nobody did. , EMrybody
is alive and well at this Moment, tad ev i en
his piejudiced mother-iaLlaw has. Mme to
admit that Frank is not! so bad ti-fello*,
after all.—Mary Kyle Dcglao,
CHEAP CITY LODGING HOWES.
Demo.
A correspondent of the I _Bochest ei; .
rat writes : New York has suchiut irn...
manse floating population that hundeds of
lodging houses are required, and he ex.
pense runs from one dolltr a night Town to
five cents. . The business,`.even at di lowest
figure, is profitable. - A i" five cet, hobs"
(as such places are termed) is a htsement
whose rent will not . be more thstiten dollars .
a Month. The proprietor. will tate in foUr
dollars a. night on the average, sna the sole
expense is the straw with! will the place is
littered. In the Bowery, lagings are let
for ten cents and also fifteen Onti, the beds
being ranged a half dozen in mom. The
old Shakespeare Hotel is a feted lodgirig
house, but V— enudition. of Itch places
needs no desetiption. The' tesrestablish
ment of the kind is the Newsboy's Lodging'
u ssn
House, where for, fi ve cents a bcf ' get*
l
bath and a clean bed, and also the use
Df a locker for clothing .. Th bi also lo
savings bank in the ware; ecinn t e a elM and a
h
premium is given to the boy lays tip ,
the most money during the year. I ' 1
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A Toan's Ct+mtros.—Charles iii te of
New Castle, N. H. has a brood of Ohiciens
e
which have thee), of a portion ot e yard,
the old hen being kept shut , . The
chickens ere fe4owith moisten pal in
saucers, and when the dough ge a little
sour it attracts large numbers of lea. An
observant toad has evidently nott i :his,
and every day along towards e • he
makes his apPearnce in the yard, hot to a
Farmer, climbs in, and rolls over ill] over
'until he is vevered with OW, hatg dons
which ha awaitsdevelopments. nth* enl
aced by the smell, soon sw arm annd the
•
sel;Prning batrachian, and wheaker One
passes. within two inches or so ofais nos,
his tongue darts out and the fiy chliPetirs ;
and this plan worts so well that he toad
has taken it up as a regular basins. The
chickens do not manifest the least= at
their clumsy and big-mouthed but
seem to consider it quite ;a lark I gather
around him and peck obis stoleleoat of
meal, even when thet have plent]hora of
tha same sortju toe owns. l
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TROPIC/4.'868M.
Beasturand leseets of a Meath Amer.
D I . lean Perket. • •
Mos M. G. B[ulbu]l; in "Between the
Amami and the Andes," . writes : Going
ashore at sunrise tw i ts walk through a South
Ameriein forest we, were told by the In. .
diana that i it we could get through as far as
'llati Antonio it Would save ; s ten hours' voy
age
_by canoe: We took four, Guano In
dians ter guides, all of us armed with long
sticks t4o keep off su es, and for some dis
tance followed a k but little trodden'
"(nigh a bear:alai nee forest: Wherever
1 was necessary to lear . our *ay the In.
went in front, cutting right and left
with their knives f The further we advanced
She thicker bemMe • the woodsouulwe were
also impeded by A clam grass aiihiciigtew to
a great height, Sui.well Ay- by
width hang Re ropes from the treesdsome..
tut what business we had in their domin
ions.° The ground was soft, and sometimes
the marks were recognized by the Indians
as those of jaguars and tapirs: My hat was
knocked off by a web which stretched• from
one tree to another and belonged to a ,large
hairy spider sitting not far froin its iwork.
The largest kind of - these spiders is like
good sized erab , and subsists, by catching
birds. Some friends of mine whO were
dining one day in, a verandah saw' ono of
these monster ''tarantulas" crossing the
loor and threw his fork at it, the spider
going og with the fork sticking in Inni.
Tho Indians told me- this kind was not so
venomous as a smaller one abopnding in
these Ousts. ' What a pity the gide* do
not eat rip the mosquitoes; which tormented
us fearfully. We found plenty of wild
honey in the trees and lizards innumerable
crossed our
„path at every step. We killed a
snake of a lovely crimson color. The vroodi
resounded with the singing of the yaiil2, a
bird resembling a thrush, but black, }with
yellow on the tips of the winged; it imitates
every other bird in the forest, but differs
from the common mocking-bird in having a .
note peculiarly its own. When it sings it
swings from a branch of a tree with its head
down and ruffles up all . its - beautiful ; plum ;
age. Itknest is a' wonderful co n struction,
banging from the very highest bough bf the
tallest trees, attached as it were bb the slight;
eat cordage, which, 'although exposed to the
most violent hurricanes, is never known to
break. The Indians caught me some butter.
flies, one of which bad the figure "88 " dis
tinctly marked on its wings. Suddenly the
gold, ahead Of us made a sign for us not to
move, and two large ' jaguars crossed the
path; but whether they did not see us or
did net like to attack ns they continued their
march, and' we went one our way rejoicing."
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! A STRANGE STORY. ';
"Assassination by silence" is the Wei!
'Gallicism. It was the, verdict of the medi
leal men and of society in the case of a French
woman recently'deceased ; and a coroner's
jury . would probably have rendered the
twee verdict if the , case had not been- kept
fromithe coroner. Noble by birth she was,
and very rich; but she was hopelessly plain,
ugly, of feature and hurap.backed. Her
husband, a duke, married her for her money,
and bated her for her ugliness. A fortnight
after her wedding her 'martyrdom began,
but not as other conjugal martyrdoms have
done. The duke lavished attentions on her
—in public be was affectionate—before the
servants ; it was " darling" and "beloved,"
and "my little cat"—when any one was
present, but in- private changed, and only
one old nurse was in the secret. He pre.
tended to be jealous of-her, and so played '
the . Othello. He had the hinges of all the
doors so carefully-oiled that they could
,be
opened without a creak, the domestics were
'trained to move about noiselessly, snare*
were set in- the vast gardens of their botai
so that never the chirp of a Sparrow
was heard. The poor woman was
forced to live in the midst of silence,
and when they went to gether into so.
ciety he scowled so fearfully that little by
little people ceased to make the effort. And
then after they bad returned, and she had
gone to bed, he 'would enter with list shoes.
`on his feet, so as not to announce his coin.'
ing, and would simulate a scene of jealousy.
That is to say, he would pace up and down
like one'in a fury who is about to Burst into
reproaches ; words of anger would seem I on
the point of issuing from his month; then
he would stop by the bedside and raise . his
hand in threat, but he never struck, he never •
spoke, and, resuming his 'walk, would go
through the same' scene over and over again
until, overcome by fatigue and horror, the
duchess swooned. Every night for ten years
his victim watched for , menaces which he
seemed about to proffer; but to whfch he
never gave vent. - The dciptors were sum•
moned at last, but the utmost they could say
was that they were in the presence of some
horrible mystery which could not be fathom.
ed without killing the husband. And when
the poor woman died and the old nurse told
her.story, they rendered the verdict above
recorded.
Thiaie MUTILATED , COIN •
A knelt, 41 - redge on. W6u Conan.
gages &igniter Cala.
"Silver coins of the denominations
r of
quarter4ollars and half-dollars are requi t ed
to be made of a certain weight and fineness,
and are lawful tender in payment of debts
to the amount of $lO, and are to be received
by the Treasury in exchange for lawful
money in sums of $2O or any:. multiple
thereof. In the case of gold coins 'the law
is that when reduced in weight below the
standard they are good tender at a propor
tional value. We find no such provision
made for silver coins. If such a coin has
had an approcks' ble amount,of silver removed
from it we cannot say that it remains a good
coin for its original value, or even . for pro.
portionate value. If, then, the i hole is
plugged with base metal, or with any sub
stance other than. Silver, this act is an act of
counterfeiting: beciurse it is making some.
thing n appear t 4 be rt• good coin for its ap.
parent value, which was not so before. ;We
are, therefore, of opinion that the ruling
and conviction were proper in respe'd to
.those coins which had been drilled and after
-I,ard filled up. On the other hand, wo di)
not consider it a 4:riminal act, whatever the
intention may have been, to add base metal
to good coin, and we see no ground for hold
ing that a hole punched through a coin with
a sharpinstrnment, crowding the silver into
a dig:loly different shape, but leaving it all
in the coin, has any effect to render it less
valuable or less lawfql tender than before.
The, statutes are less silent upon this exact
question, but wo think it clear that "a silver
coin duly ironed trim the mint remains of
full value so long as it retains all (he ap
pearance of a coin, and does, besides,- con
tain all its original weight and fineness.
This being ho, we i t regard the addition
of something to it as a • act of coun
terfeiting. Passing such a
. coin works no
injury to the person to whom it- is passed."
MsDccAL SCIEKcs.
The Afs•teh that all. Sane Nods Make
Folsom sued Yellow revel..
ifydroinugna and blood prison by a woo
moss snake bite are Ali; in being produced
bran animal poison, commonly conveyed
by the living animal; in being of Wens.
*Wow; accompanied by many Parallel
symptoms denoting violent constitutional
disturbance and great prostration of the vital
limos; and, in soma cases,- in leaving cer
tain post-mortem lesions which are ideati
on. But there inn/lane= ceases. To be
en with, the poison in 'one is a natural se
cretion, provided fcir the distinct physiolog
ical purpose of enabUnillie reptile to moire ,
kit prey; 'in the other, a new and morbid,
product generated by, disease in a secretion
naturally husir:*—whether by amnia&
decomPosition or by the formai= of new'
compounds' pre-esistent there
root pr o =of these fluids as Yet. • Th en;
In deo - ' ;43 plat!, as to the acuteness - of
the symptoms of vital; diednrhance ; neither
the symptoms themselves nor their severity
are spetifie to . these affections, but are such
• ea might be produced by any grave interfer
ence with the relation of tissues or' function
-a deadly mineral or vegetable' poison, the
rapid course of a zymotic disorder, violent .
concussion or the rupture of an internal or
gan4 Lastly; the-.occasional identity of the
appearances after -.death from 'snakebites
with those• Which are constant in hydropho
-1 bin (notably !bassi observed 'in the, spinal
' cord) are little to be relied upon, partly on
'account of their comparative infrequency,
and' partly because they are pot in themselves
primary evidences of 'the introduction of the
poison, but tertiary to it—Secondary to the
effects which result from the action of the
altered blood and its new and vital, function
on other tissues. The fact that 4e hydro
phobic poison is located, and undergoes a
period of incubation at the seat, of the origi
nal wound, even long after cicatriitation, and
's not diffused in what we vaguely 'call the
:. "system," draws a broad line of separation
between the pathology of this desists and
snake poisoning, and .• renders it , perfectly
category of ills known to medical science..
The constitutional symptoms never appear
in less than three weeks after the bite;; rarely
under Biz,: and may be' delayed for 'twelve
months. Could there be a greater contrast
to tile impetuosity of the changes sequent
on innoculation with the poison of A ser.
pent -There is a far greater similarity be
twee the course of some of the rapidly fatal
tropical fevers and a snake bite than there is
between that injury and hydrophobia. The
inception of a morbitic agentthough of
what nature, or thrOtigh what channel, is
uncertain ; the almost instant development
of acute symptoms—for, if there is any pe
riodOf latency, 'it mast be a very brief one;
- the into d isorganization of the economy
produced w
- thin a few hours; the nearly
inevitable determination in deatW—all sag.
gest a coniparison which Will not be thought
strained o far-fetched by
r ;
those who have
witnessed e "sieges; of these appalling
diseases. y friend,:Dr. Fairbden, et Hits
de Janeiro; who ban probably seen more of
yellow fever than any man alive, and who
has certainly met with greater saccess'in bin
treatment of it than any other physician
whose experience has been placid on record,
called. my attention to thie'resemblance,
• with which he_jhad long been impressed,
tieing in a regiciir which afforded plenty of
Opportunities for observing both; so much
so that ho expressed a conviction that! many
points of identity of process and morbid a
natomy would eventtly be revealed. His
last words to me west :—" Now, mind, if
you lever 'discoier the antidote for snake
bites you'll hmt a cure for yellow jac !
London Nature.
THE DAIRY INTEREST OF lOWA.
The Elgin district of lowa 'is admirably
adapted%) dairying, and will speedily, come
to the front as the leading dairy section of
the State. Unsalted butter is now gathered
at the farms by wagons, and the farmer re.
eeives twenty cents per pound, fully double
as much- as he received three or . four years
ago; while the creamery , company here is
now paying eighteen cents per inch for- the
cretin, an inch of cream being the average
product, of , twenty-flve pounds', of milk.
lowa better sells readily in the Chicago and
New Yorkmarkets, and 'the manufacturers
=not supply all who are calling upon them
for their butter, which has in a few 'years
come to the front on account of the excellent
quality of the make. The dissemination of
dairy information has been of -incalculable
benefit to the farmers of lowa and *hi
nesota, especially in the sparsely settled
districts. They have acted as the advance
guards of the great army. Eventually the
Northwest erill be the dairy ,section of the
Union, because of the cheapness of land and
feed, and the older States will of necessity
be annpelled to turn their attention to some
other pursuit. Already Wisconsin takes
high rank as the producer of the beat cheese,
while Elgin and lowa excel all others In the
production of the best butter made any
where: And , the railroad companies, notably
the Illinois Central; the Chicago and North
western, and the Chicago, irdwaukee and
84 Paul, which traverse thia dairy belt, are
valuable adjuncts to the business, as bj
their refrigerator cars , they make it possible
for the 'manufacturers pf butter and cheese
in these prairie States, 1;00 miles from.
New ''ork, to place theii gor!ds in that
marks in excellent condition.—Carrerproul.
sate Affnneapolf s -;
A TEXAS RANCHERO'S LOVE.
Oconomowoc, the fashionable _resort in
Wisconsin, had among its guests until a few
weeks age- a little Milwaukee beauty of
seventeen years arid a young Apollo in ' the
person of a Texas youth. ' The maid 'and
man met for the first time during a Plinio of
archers, and it is averred that within' three
hours after their presentation,. to each
_other
they, were engaged to be married. , Tho
ranchero, an extremely handsome 'iionih,
bought a pair of ponies for his sweetheart
,that afternoon, and, in order to secure 6 boat
to suit him, purchased one outright, that the
girl might enjoy a sail on the lake. Though
they waltzed upon the piazza until after
mid' nidtt they were up with the lark to carry
on whit the guests thought to be the fastest
love-making on record'. pat Psyche's wings
were to be. singed era nd day and Cupid was
to tread'upon a thorn at exactly at 12:23 A.
M.' At that minute the train from Milwau
kee brought an excite d atron, who arrived
just in time to prevent marriage of the
lovers. The' rmsnspe, ' g doves were get
ting into' the barouche drive. to the par
son's when the girl ' s other, came, 'down
upon them like an lowa cyclone. A friend
had telegraphed to Diem= on the previous
evening of the dashing courtship and she
had hurried to Oconomowoc by the - ilist
train." That afternoon firm mother and sob
bing daughter boarded a car for Noire; when
the ranchero stood upon 'the *form and
Idcw a kiss and a &Ind of eigiur,e smoke in
their wake. , , I
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TlNOftwedirreest of Carde 'Herds hi Moe.
A Bepresentsitive of the .Noneer' -Prue
was *WAY introokmed to a couple of gen
tlemen at' the Merchant's Hotel both of
whom were interested in stock raising, the
one in Montana, the Other , in Texas. The
Texan was on his way. to Montana with a
view to deciding for hiniselfthe advantages
that the latter offered over Texas for stock
raising. The Montana man is the junior
member of a firm, which consiribl'of himself
and brother, that are considered among the'
heaviest stock men in the Territory. They
werelhiost the piOneere in stock raising in
the Territory of
,'Monhana, having coo.
minced about sixteen years: ago. Previous
to this - they were engaged in freighting froni
St. Joseph, Mo., to Denver, CoL, mid after
ward when the railroad was completed to
that point, from Denver and, Salt Lake to
Helena, Montana Tenitory,which was then
coming into prominence mita mining camp.
These long trips were nude with mules and
cattle. Sixteen years ago the. last trip of
the season was made rather later than usual,
end, owing to delays' on the'rcwid, it became
necessary to winter in Montana.. With great
misgivings as to the result, the mules and
cattle were turned loose to find 'what sub
sistence they could for themselves_ through
the winter months. Spring' arrived, when
what was their surprise to find that the ra
de turned up in Ina'gniticenti condition, with
a sleek, well-fed look that showed they had
had no trouble in providing for themselves. '
'lt should be noticed- also that the mows
were reported that year - to be deeper than .
usual. This, in conitmetion with the fact
that all the deer and elk they killed were
found in remarkably good condition, led the .
brothers to the conclusion that there was no'
better country In the amid so well' adapted
to purposes of 'stock 'raising. Returning' to
Denver, therefore, they, sold their steers and
mules and bought stock cattle, 'which they
drove into Morita:Ur, and from that date until
now they have been among the largest stock
men in The Territory. From cattle they
Went into sheep and dm-raising of horses,
both of which latter are more profitable than
cattle.' It was stated that sheep were every
year becoming more numerous in the Terr
itory. Sheep require,more care` and atten.
tion than cattle and give correspondingly
larger results. It is also a business that re
quires less capital than it does to engado in
the raising of cattle. ,The expense of herd
ing and sharing, including herder's pay and
board for one year, for a herd of 2,000 is
about $2,000. The yield of wool will aver.
age $1 50 per head, or a total of $3,000.
The Mere* of lanibs can be calculated at
twenty-five per cent of the original number
of the herd, and, as at the end of the ,ymr
they are of equal value to a full grown
sheep, their value would be $l,OOO. The
gain, therefore, is almost one' hundred per
cent, with, ordinary attention. It is estims.
ted that there are now about two hundred
thousand sheep in the eastern part of Mon.
Lana, and the number will increiso
as new people are constantlY going into the,
business. In response to an inquiry as to;
the sheep freezingyt was stated ' that such a'
thing was unknown. It is truo there have
been losses, but in all cases death has -been
caused by suffocation, on account of the
mu having been too small, so that the
sheep have crowded together; one oii top of
the other. This causes them-to sweat, and
then when they are "turned Out inn) the cold
air in the winning they take cold and die.—
Paid POneer-Prea.
Among the strange scenes found in New
York, says the Metropolitan scribe of the
Troy Times, is the synagogue of the. prtho
do: Jews, who wear their hats during ser
vice. This is in obedience to the Mosaic
prohibition " They shall not inake baldness
on their belts?' The most 'remarkable in.
stance of going bareheaded, however, .of
which I have ever read is afforded by the
famous Dr. Johnson, the lexicographer. It
is stated that very late in life ho visited his
native town, and while there was missed by
his associates - . They subsequently learned
that his absence was occasioned by his stand.
lug bareheaded in the market place for ao
hour to atone for an act of nnfilial conduct
to his father fifty-years previous. : Thilmay
be explained by the' fact that penance is al
ways done with the uncovered head, and the
lexicographer had a great deal of the ascetic
in his nature. Hats enter :widely into the
small talk of common life. A hat is a "cady "
or a tile ;", to bet a new bat is a. popular
style of wager, and the evressiou, I'll take
your hat," indicates getting a joke in the
speaker's favor. ." What a shocking bad
hat " was once a frequent witticism of low
comedy. The bat Ida common indicator of
a man's feelings. Should he be ins state of
excitement from stimulus, he id said to have'
" a brick in his hat," while on the other hand
s weed surrounding the . latter suggests that
the bearer is supposed to be in a • sorrowful
I frame. The hat is thus the signboard of that,
ridicnlous custom falsely called " mourning." ;
Hats are not worn in Japan. A society man
indeed in that enlightened country would'
not soil his head with such a covering. AU
the protections he asks is afforded by an um
trella. Hats were ones used in tile military
service, and Napoleon would not look natural
without his clumsy chapeau, but good sense
Las now substituted the cap. The latter has
always been worn in the naval service, be.
'cause it is more easily retained during a gale;
it is better for soldiers as more convenient in
time of action. Hats have a tragio =Boole
lion, at, least in this City, inasmuch as the
Hague street calamity occurred at a hat fac
tory. This catastropue curie under my own
notice. The explosion filled the street with
ruins and nearly 100 perished. -It was the
greatest horror this City has ever. witnessed.
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A Stamm EMAI7OF iftlizar.—The Sub.
hand state of misery is endured only by a
man. with a stiffly starched vent, a collar
that, won,t stay buttoned behind, a pair of
fled stow, and a bbteltberyy seed :between
bklkon! teeth.—Beets Wass iflueries.
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STOCK amino.
SOMETHING ABOUT HATS.
SUO bah Is Unimak
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A VALUMILE COW.
6,Jkaisid Thar wu said arr. UMW
Pesasylvaida. .
Wawa Farm, at Amelia" &Mks, Aileen •
miler west of - Philadelphia; on-lbe Wad
Mader and Philadelphia • Beams% nesse
received special &Dilution from alse the
beet judges of fine bad akin in all Ban d&
Mr. Edward.Wortb, the pleplielarotWawi t •
is a Philadelphian and in-adruirer of ! row
'cattle; He has coßeeted quileachtisa herd,
beaded by a grandly beedbalk senelliggina
n.; one of the best cam ever hired span the
tale of Jersey. Another one aitheapisala
was Bertha Morgan, whoetkitet,
be in oondderabko dernan&_,
.Tbaksimpos`
IfeiWorth highly prized -TeMptlng' edam
have frequently been male fori.4 IRO*
were as often refused. I& it . Ir. 10 1 00
<prealdent of. the Gatti* Clhtb, aniatt o
however, my in. Bards Megan Vial*
waf,4 Weaned bY; fag S .1140160
mats" Ones an* he - - lye/ 111110111. A
afyy thlkweis was add idarfa . ,
All 404 41 . 111 1 1 0 L 1 •
has a medal eighteen
seven days; her lister, Kay - Ikhrwri, - -
IpatFult; berdatightar; Whit Dm/14 IS
pmts.* while Bertha, In a fail test e nlll6ll)
pounds 6 ounces butter in emin demand
gave 44 pounds of milk a day. The whole
fair* are alike in soft, thin skins, sift -
hair, deep carcass and well formed -War, -
and are undoubtedly deep, rich
Bertha Morgan is about sins years 9 14 .
solid color. Her sire was Lopez, a kadlies
ported by Lopez Barnet, of Gonneelista, liod
her dam was Patterson's Beauty, ownafi-by .
Mr. John'Patterson, of this city, ant pro.
pri,tc: of the Glen Gavin, farm, is Waimea
aownship, Chester county. The, chat is an
unusually fine- cow.- Beauty was aired by
imported Bijou (65, B J. U. B.), dant
ported Arlene. The lanes *was imported by
Colonel-Patterson, of Baltimore, abent :4f.
teen years ago, 4.41 with' Beauty, who: els
imported
,in dam, was sold to Mr. John '
tenon to; tl.ooo:—Philade/phia Ara.'
BUSY LIFE OP OTT MEN.
The modern New Yorker is always In .
hurry: He gets up in the morning sad!
rings an electric bell to let the servant know] ,
that breakfast may be put upon, the table;
the old-fashional bell is too slow, and the
electric affair is fast taking its place in
new houses, its greater first cost being more
than made up for by its 'convenience and the -
fact that; once in piece, there is no wear
ppon the wire, as is the cue..with all old.
lashionedibells.. It is fast ruining the bud
ness of bell.hanging, as a locksmith com
plained to toe recently. The 'New Yorker
swallows his breakfast in forty gulps and
dashes oft to the elevated road station, where
he fumes and frets if he has to wait' more
than thirty secondi fora train. On the way
down town he skiins thrmigh the Paper in ti
tremendous hurry, the • present system of
devoting half a column to a•synopsis of the
news, entitled "Five Minutes with thiNewt
of the Dad," or "All the News at a Gleam,'
Ac., having been introduced in order townie
time ; it is now the only part, of the papas -
read by thousands of New Yorkers- A gen
nine, busy Now Yorker would no more thin! .
nowadays of riding down town in a bow
car than of going to Nikon in a stags coach,
nor of reading a newspaper all through. when
the synopsis gave him the gist of the day'r -
news any more than he would dream of
reading editorial articles. I have heard ' a
dozen men say in, the last six months' that a
ride'in a horse car made them so nervous
" that they preferred walking. The hetes ear
motion is too great a contrast to the rapid
life of to-day, when everything goes by steam
or electricity. Once in his office ;the busi- -
ness man seizes his bundle of telegrams—
more than half the business correspondence
now:• being done by telegraph—and dictates
.the answers to a clerk who sands them off
by telegraph. Then with a stock, Or cotton,
or produce exchange ticker, as the an. miy
be, on one side and a telephone on the other,
the modern operator does ten times the bus
iness that waa„4osiiible before thetrieity, •
uune into play . About noon a luncheon is
brought in, or 'the business man goes to
Delmonico'spr the Astor House, and parch..
ing himself upon a high stool, arils for a
chicken patty, a wine 'cake, and sense -roe
cream, wilding up with some kind of drink .
—not water. Then back to the cffilar, more
telephcOng, telegraphing and atlas! :home
in the elevated toad.—Correspondenee Erik:
ford Times.
PRIMITIVE PEOPLE IN ENGLAND.
• The methods of living of some - ottiltairs
backwoods Down-Easters, says a =der In
the Boston Poik were yet Mine oafish.
Toned. 1 1 yidited'a couple, distant Mathes •
of the friend who went with me, who ' Moir
tied in 1858, and neither of them has been
five miles' from home since their tutelage.
They have no children, and no maim. of .
any kind. Bet they haves library; 'and I
was allowed to examine it. Itleasisbt et a
family Bible„,and a file of the weekly Pert.
land Aigui for 1859, so fleetly 'preserved
that one would suppose
the
had been loidrcd -
away every minute Of the twentrtwoyesin \
They have rieverlionglit a paper during !lib; \
long time. ;They-wallr more than-smile to '
church every Sunday, het neither of them
has spent a night away from hams: tnloeu
their marriage.. Theydo'itot owe' a din* •
and never; have, but they are bellevefici
have hidden away several thousand dolties i
in the wait, floor, chimney, of some ethos ' "-
hiding plate. But they have;-przonotnaced
orthodox religious views, and helm an a- btu
Hickory Democrat" Neither of. vas
under forty years old when they asarded. - •
There are hundreds of people ha 31LeirM"and
New, Hampahire,whose newsier-the world's
doings is limited to what tluo , 'hear tell! at
the meeting !muses on Sunda* But they
are, as a rule, honest endinaushrotni, sub.
stantial'timber, from which' to 'send -soisma -
into haslet. 'Thetis 014" .
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MYSTERIOUS iffISAPPEARANCIS.
An interesting subject for _statidlest iss
vestigation IrOuld be the condo* ass&
ream of sadden disc prong pa.
plc in all t end onite. The
strangest feibire of all the tact' that As
disippearanCes of which we daily Iread ; ars
but a small port, of thosewhic' di. actually -
occur. This will be read4..beliaved by the
recollection'Of an• event. which happened a -
low years ego in Massachnsetta. The Is*
of an unknown - Woman was found at ,Foine: -
Nothing abont lier.person afforded means ot
immediate identifleatben; no ass 'hi the'
vicinity appeared to know anything. 'that
her; 'so the anthoritisi sent aktdmeriptions
Of . the woman •to seiglibstbsiviiiisifisad -
awaited the result. The ;nuarber.ottuespeee.
sea which they received .was. sisspirAppoll•
ing. 'From Inind =wed the lAr.,4ff•diline•
ton alone thi;re came repffes„,,h
stating that the - den:6oJan received _oo *.
ponded in many ways to that of • .w
missing from as many Wines in** vidolty
of. that city.. This is a fact Sinned ,Ineredi.
and yet it called forth no pest pop ski
surprise at the time, and the whobi wort.
rence was passed by with some slight iseei. -
paper comment—Prostdence Press.
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NO. 18