M'Kean County Democrat. (Smethport, M'Kean County, Pa.) 1858-186?, September 09, 1865, Image 1
VOL. 5. The Evils of eheokini Presiiiration, :Edward Everett beceine . ovenheated, in testi . fying court room , Went_to..7anueil Hall,. which was cold, eat in a:.•draught'of. air; until his turn Came to speak: . s but my hands and feet were iceitnylungs on fire. •In this condition I . bad to go . r.nd spend threelours in: the , coda . , died laics!' t . han a . .week.'..from thui Checking the persidration. It was enough ~ . • to kill any ' ' • • •.. • .Prqfelsoi Mitchell, while a state 'of .trey= piration in yellow fever, the Certain . sign of re 'eovery, lett his toed, went into. -another room, teCanne chilled in a moment; and died.lhe same . while Perspiring, or while wanner: than canal from exercise or heated roonii.there is a cuddeti exposure tctstil I, cold nit to' ravil .- dattp atmosphere, or :de draught, whether at an op en WindoW or door, or street-earner, the,inevi.. tab)e'result is .a 'violent., and , instantaneously closing: of the pores . of the skin, bY,Wloich waste snitlmpure matter which Were making their way : opt of the system, are compelled' to seek an exit through some. weaker part is ~the:. re . suit. The idea is pres.ntedloy saying that the. :Cold had settled in that part. .. To illustrate: A. lady was about getting.into a •smilll • birat: .ta eretst the Delewsrerbirt wiabirg'fir§t to get an orangei•at a fruit-stand.,:she ran . upthe bank of the river, arid an her return to the.boat found herself mtich.beared, (or it: was .ruinmerr• but 11riere.wai•a little Wind. on the warer,atal her cloihen soon'. which settled • on • her. lungs -And the year aba ((leder ',A strong man was worliing. in :a garden in May'; feeling rather tired' about noon;" he eat dOWn in the shadeoll he hatise'.and fell 'Asleep Ate woke_chilly; . inllainationnl the lungs follow aftertw'o years of great sufferipg,, consumr.ion. On opening his, chat. there Was such an extensive 'decay; that the -yellow matter 'was scooped out by the cupful. • A 'Boston', ship•owner,:while on the 'tied( of one - cifhis'vesselsi. thouglit . .he wont^. .1'64 band in some - emergency, And pulling off his coat, worked with - a' will, until '.he' p e rspired trerlyochen,he .sat 'to rest awhile, enjoying the delicious breeie'lrord the sen, • On 'attempt gang te hiriiself unable, and. was '4O stiff,in.hi joints that he had Ito. be carried' 'imme end.piftlto bed, which he !lid: not leave nntittlie erni•-•of two months, when he was barely able to hobble :down , to' the wharf, on 'clutches. • • .• • ' 'A iady; afterbeing• nnusuall .loisy • all day: found herselt heated rind tired towards •sunilOwn ii:summer'S d!!.Y.• She concluded . to take 'a 'drive.totown.in.:an open vehicle. The•. ride' `Made her .uncomfortahly c.o , d;.but she 'warmed herself tip . by an hour's, shoPping, when : she turned homeward; it , heirg late in the . evening. , •she.foUnd'herself rrio•e decidedly. chilly.th'nn before. At mitinightshe had. poennicOrict (in• .ilamation of the limas), and f.in three inonth. had - Abe_ ordinary symptoms of ,coartned coo siiMpt ton.: ' • A lady:Coqrent energy of character lost h.er coalc,,and 'bail to take her place' for foot 'days; the kitchen , was warm and there wiln a,draught glair through' it. '.When the work. was, done, .the warm and weary,, , %vsnt to' her chamber, itrid laid down ori:the'•hed . ..tp . rest. This' •aci . . , . was riperited several times: `On !htf•lifth_ day she had an.Otaek of lung fewer; at, the - end. of 6 morith s 'she . was berali.. able ..ta.-4eave . . lre chamber, only. to •• find herself suffering with the prominent iymPtorcs of confirmed 'eon.. , "rainptiont Such,as,qtticlt putse, cight - .and Morn; ing'conah, night sWeats, debilityobott breath, and falling away: • A young lady rose from her bed on & Novem-. .ber night; and I,eaned her arm on the' win dow sill, to listen to listen to aserenatte..—Nekt. morning. she ,had rnetimonia, asd. infteretf: the horiors of asthma ,tor -the remainder• of a long' ' 'liftiltittitles' of women lose healtlyand life every year, In onemr mrire,,,wiqs by . basying, themselVes in. a . warm,hitelien,until weary, and then theoWing themselves - . on' a. hod Or sari; ,'•e ithoati :and perhaps in a room, with put kre;' or by ierrioving the , outer clothlng, and perhaps change the 'ilress,tor n .common one; as soon 'as„they' entered the house after.ri' walk or. s . .a . shopping,. . yhe rule should' be inv.ariiilify., ft) . into,a warn room and' keep 'on all' . the clothing for at least five. or ten • Minutes, until .the , forehead- is perfectly :dry. In. all . weathers, if you'hive to walk and ride on any eicasionolo theliding . ' Tim Dice:TotiTtloAs.--There are several - is . •lands bearing the name of Tortuga; The , name • is Spanish, and signifies.a tortoise. ' The ""Dry. Tortugas" , constitute adislind group and bank' in the Gulf of . Mexico, about one, hutuired and • twenty miles west.of Cape Sable, in Florida: • There isleti'or keys in S 11.: They con sist ole cbrill'formation, and have little vege .- .tation,except.rnangroVe hushes. On, one of • thetri, as : . "Bush Key" and OGertlen Key," a lighthouse has been erected. . the , beginning of the - rebellion the Government un .;dertook' the construction of Fort Je fferson, and sent thither refractory persons to work upon , tlieTortifications. They are ton 'remote , Iron) any,,Populated place to enable prisoners to ob•- taiti ine.ins of escape; or, desolate to invite trading vessels; and alliarticlea of food rriust be supplied bY,;-gOvernnrienttranaports.• The, place .furnishes a. aectire. rather •than an attractive ,• place cif .residence. "CONICIDENCES---it may interest..tue -curious to know that .the two rival political cendidatei for Survevir Ge,neral are residenes.of the. aaMe . . towq that they are' both , members of, the'Town Cotihrili thit, they.: were. email' Candidates of their yeapective parties for State Sdnatoy in the, • '.24 oistricksOhat• they Wale bOth::,defeated; !' that they were both outin the three ,ino . nthe •service;rLintein as.captain and Campbell as lieutetient; that they' together 'raised Mant, arid ttiat each in succession cOMitianded floret the-coinCidencei t . fail, for comirianded the '. regi -.ment-doilneinecticiri, Col,' 'Linton led it 'in: . ;battle b'ecamo the ' netting leader. '•The eonsetitienc'e of which wat that Linton 'got shot 'through .the thigh, and through the • shoulder, Arid MO ugly but honoroble'scare,.while Canto' off - withiiitt 'a %seri:itch; retains whole' ,Curious-'—ain't er • (ratan:: :•. 1 ; r. i 4 LETTER TO GfiNERA, COX inosl. . . The:following sensible letterhas been addressed . to Geri. Cox, the Aholition.canddate'cor Gov.., ernor of Ohio, by o large • nurriber :of Repub. Head: 'soldiers: . We, have' not heard .that . . tiie Getreral has , vouchsafedreply:-./ , .• Bi.annly,sunito, Onto, Aug. 2, beitiGerisuar.: lilie•most Ofsour Ictter; • of July 25,' to. 'the' Abolitionists of Oberlin, -and you are right in-suying that •the boyth don't' like-the negroes any better fOr having. -seen' them: -:•70 don?tquite.like your plan ,tor ."get= ting them together.as a community in the south, 11;eorianization o . f.the Sate . govlrnmfht.. We want to see fair: play . all rotind, and'.you General; that we .fought for the old flag, and for . the Union,npd not he.. Cause . INJ3 hated the' ...Southern - people.',. We Wanted them to behave, and . .not-htirt the Union: but when 'the Aght was 'over we' could alwaYP shake hands. and be friends. . But, General, you march a little obligne i on'nni thing. We 'Jive in' Ohio; and your Plan kin settling things-down in Dixie don't Prevent us from being placeiron an equality. With niggers- here. • We.have heard it. told that before t heWer . there were More than . . . . twenty•five thousand negroes.in Ohio,and..ihal. number has been: mare than doub led , during the past 'four years. ,The lines'are open and the darlcies- :are 'allowed 'to' e'onie •through.. in . . Niiw,the Oberlinitee, Woiln . • and 'General, S - thenck,and all that kind nfrinople, and there Pie a.good many of thorn,: want ; to ; ppt,..the nigger on'en:ncinalitY ,with ug, and give' their. votes .to balance onto. '• is .a meining, gnestion, for, before two yeark, have a hundred. and fifty-"thousand negrcier; in Ohio. • vee•want In whether you ere in favor of thern , the right' to vote in Ohlo.nim;:iir at' any future time. • Yon.ore. right,. General; in . saying the boys are still prond,of being white, and they' won't . march under, theiblock •, . , • ilti.early answer youi.fellow • s'oldiets. . ..• . • • VETERANS:ON . A Sittitil•:..—Same one says that the saddest sight tiOdrr.theAsn.iis.lll:t nt to:: who wente employment min it. Such a eight; s'ays tae NeA , . preSepted i 0 wir processionot veter.lws.m'i; emi.l. , yfrient .etiti rin.ei~ua t. wois: h limners. he - arit:a It ;A . ..A f t -- a.' sttiko 4t [et Its Ivho. a itio.l in putt •driwti t i hot ti . 4tr.-s' nor (Or ; higherl..;A-, bit • !err • Work = - -woilc. It ig - the duty ot i oer citizens ani the . t.tovernmeitt ft, see that sw.th . mvit•tiee'eemploytnent,.sci ihitt families miy notaot compelled to•staiye or to .eat the-bread'9(eharjty.. , - . . Is 1'6 . 50.a trial took place in,Connertlcat..ort: , 'der . the . q:ectina of t he. bluelacci,prohibiting .- Th . e of.f , .odcri were Sarah'. Tuttle and Jacob Newton:. It nip ars'..tbat Sarah (Tropp( ti her stoves and Jacob found thCiri.' „When Sarah kirthem, Jacob'il .nianded'a . kis9 - for .his • . pay; and is the'. der amt. did' not .seem eztie vagattt; she 'atljuste'd it foithwith.' l'hettiets were etem,ly,proved, and the parties were each knell twenty , • , • • .. . .. , . . . -Says S the 'New ,York Hertrid's. special, of Thumb y: ' c; :Ju f lge •Black, , of: Pennsylvania, and jr)o. ..Montgemery.. Blair, were ohseryed prorrienadifi4, a micikhly...logether t0—,19-., 'Doi .visiting - the . ..Pre'sident...in. company. , Whit', . . . . 'Judge. Black :acs Mr.. Buchanan's At "torney:Ageleriil ; and 'Secretary of Stiitc; Mr Blair. Was I'dsiinaster General. • . •: •• • 'l'he wall'of distress ,needSor.,' com ment. That it sheaf(' be .necessary. for .the citizens bt.a Republic, ho:srstiog of •its • freedom and lenien6; - , •to thus .supplicate an- - geetive. .officer—himself .s the Of..the people-Lis one of the extraordinary and mortifying • rral-. ities;ofthetirnes.:Says. the Richmond. of is - recent date; in an address ~ qo the president of the flii,ited . .Stut es: • anything we can say can. furnish you 'with . satisfactery assurance, .sve •do .solmrq 'declare thatithe'periple orVirginia are a .submissiVe, Peaceful, laW ribiding'people. .know that upon . this subject misrepresentation Upon:mis representation has.heen made.to You; and that the channel of truthful 'crunmunication is _so obstructed tie torender it difficult, for you to .. be fairly advised of our. actual feelings trans;: Virginia has hot only beena•hattle-ground and e ltttrial groundi.butis nosy scascely . : more Than a grave yard. Poverty arir,destitutions striforiniand distress, anxietyand care are the painfal.let:efher once.- presperons :and' . happy :The tears of her daughters Yet flow: like (crticiuntain rills"het sous are not only unem ,ployed hitt 'inipoVerished, and • mourning and 'sorrow are spread, all Oyer the land. The ashes of Our fitesidea have been slacked by, the•blood of our best citiieni,: and there 'is. scarcely 'home the once cheerful countenances of' whose inmates are not shaded by .the careage and casualties of the war. •.The peopleof are.snd and sorrowfuLandtinabled. .Of .yon they have asked for ',clemencY;.and.to you they ap'peal for relief.. Upon your statesmanship and your hunianlty they rely for the discontinuanCe ot t hose eriiimities,. which,• if not alleviated, will bring uprin them instifferribla • The people ef candidly. confess that he issuesinvolved in thelaee unhappy, • confliet have been iAlliYfinblllitted to the arbitrament of the sword and it hos been decided thnt they 'must return to the,Government of they T.Tnited . Statei ) and conform to nll the laws . , edicts and . proetamainations of thePre,sident.ane Congress of the,tinited 'Slates. '.To do this, they are not ;only Willing but'angious. ... .... ..' With an .extertsie 'acriiiaintrice with •the disposition of our peciple, and with 111,the auth ority which we . can impart .to :our word, we, do solemnlkaisure3'on that they. nre• earnestly -and honestly.anxienS to haVe:an nonni.toriity to maintain "tbaUniOn, the Constitution:, and - the enforcement . orthu'lAws," . Gan 'ycry'desife. anything more? . .Can anyzhingroore he deman- , il Nir's nd nearly. ; ii:e nit - ttgtl 4 unded - ..iiel: and core,"'ltersons and -her daughters •irriritore . and besoi‘ch you to snare this; bereaved corn-: .. lousily the:inflietlo'n'• of the. death...bin*, and leave them unMoleated:wht4 little.. they' he‘?e $31i . E:T.0r0 . 131;',;, - .3p.ko4.AN. ; :'ou.NT.;:p.4..sLyft,*)Ayisi;EpTF,NßF,g;.p ., .....so.:: , :i,i 'Detracts of a Letter frOm on. William ; D., Kelley PJFILADEL,PHIA, Aug, as- Union. sif tla.Fouali Cokgkesnoaal .long, and .sttecessfUl caree,r In crime. emboldens 'the guilty. A recent illuitrutiori of 'this pity .. ofhuman.nature impels me to violate, rhy. life long 'rule of ebednet,..and,for ohoe' 2 to 'notice 'a, politicarslanderer.. •1 not, 'however, address you for . the purpose'of repellinghis innuendoes or Safiehoods:• My life has been phased aniong You, and•-if its record, feriaer to you a . l, does not raped; them,• . I have lived in vain... My . purpose is simply to pierce:the-mail - of : ,ten-gold ih -which the " slanderer „hes-clothed 'himself; and give:Youa - glimpse it 'the. -loath— seme Object . it protects. '" The priPers'of Friday'announce that SiMon •Canriercin, of Datiphiu county, waseei.e.nalle,d'.bY., his frieuds' on preceding evening •at 'the Hirer(' :House in this city; and availed himself occasion to vilify: my'colleagues and myself, "the.COngresemen of Philadelphia," in a, spereh.to the 'assemblage: . : • - • I.rwite but a yoUth When I first herd the name of Simon Cameron,' and it was as. the per- . petratorof a'. great crime- He : had been' made the agent. of the Government to:carry a; large amountOlNoney,.due them,,' to the:Winnebago Indiuns,:and liarl taken advantage of their igno rance' ana , helpfestnes's. to 'enrich himself. Those-of you'wlio had. then .nttained to men—. hood,lhough You,rinay tint, after the.lapse of so tnany',years, revive the 'burning indignation .with whieb you regarded the infamous swinnler , 'of the prior Indians, will' doubtless 'remember that, instead of ,paying the specie which the Government confided "to him for. that parribse, he retalned• it and gave them the notes of the Mtlidletown Bank; of which.he was an owner. At their eheampment in' the remote wilderneas !hese notes were utterly ",_worthless: The ndians could,: not . uo iheth fhr any purpose .. the,re; ; `: nor •oorry. theni. *to Middletown for redenytiot:: - Bet • irhat • was ;Oat.' to Sitnon Cameron? -.Was'..nat 'their Aims' 'his gate; end 'A'a-,:lie ria.t.iornuch dhe:r;eher 't)y ei•erjt note that rifled to'cOrite hortiefor r4emption;;thoe#,h, vaive? • And hose-bf :yot. . . . vli,, ere • tint old eilookli. t o teinem.lter„ all -'this .0w Irioky tyliy this bold, ba<l man- is: some , iint , is spoken of t,y - . oiir siiniors os tha 44 grea YinlAm.4ro," and s..ote.'etimes' - as .:!, 4 01.d..tn.icii• ,rO.O .'or mere , than - thitty years,.l have l.t:n•'t'nrtiuuta career of; this man arid . , hair, neyef,se. , ll,,foson to, ahandrin my first irripres:-. ,ion of his" character.. Whether acting. wtih' the.Detnocratic, the Knew•Nothines,•'or the 'Re publican Party . ; for he has Hi t• turn •iliingraeed then all, buttes Jreverbern . false'to his crimii hat He' h'as endeavored to turn them airto.prctitable account. His ambition Is-sor did and panders to hie uvitrice, and . he measures 'honors' by the perquisites 't,heyi ., ,expose to his grastr. Ile' has no confrileticein the people: and is aware . that then' diitrust - „liitn. -His speech nit. Thursday , evening was not-eharacteristie of ; him; for he is Prone , tonSe of instruinems., llis habit is . to roint: the stiletto, hut to ertiplovi, other baud to dri,ve.dt home, Though:an active participant in the-pnlitici, of . hia .country ,-; anti State' forimore than half a eentury during wirich fring period helitis put sited the profits, of 'office; - of jobs . ; orcontracts, ;with eagei atid , reeaseleas assiduiiy, he-has. never dared, to permit name to be, presented to the . people, of .cOunty or State. a . n.canti.ilinie elective..office: .1-le crawls to the - ,feet of the•-appointing'power. He cares not who may be' King,' So: that he 'may "still be. Vicar of GraY,!!antl..to.th'at • end' he chancres withund cerrupts.Vveek and needy. members of Qonventibr i rs and. the .tegislartires l'need not ,recite the diagracefill facts'attend-; inghis . goveral c,invasses, for the IJoited States Senate. Their nauseous oilor•'lingers ,th. your' rosti try s this hoar. In-the bseirift the voter 01,ifiren DiTio6 - a!ic rrieiriberii;..nnil in iyie leat twenty thoniand dollarsl . for the one vote whis.h:Wouldbave elected him. -.The last transaction was so flagrant-that, the legislature was s conmelted to . talte cegnizatice:of it, and. if justice be not lame as' well as- blind, the.' law' and 'honor of our State will. yet be' vimlicated. . . . No stone:moy mark.tlie spot ,where my poor rerodine inoy.firially rear,•bpr I mean, that -my cErildrenshalLhe.able to vindicate my name by pointinglo this foci..Alt Simon :CameCon and his conti:lential ft:Vends Were' ever...hostile to me. With. grateful iegarils; . ••• . Yairra very truly, • • .• • .Wsr: D. ELIE Ir.'. Dezv'T-PUT, jr PrF..—H ' undreds: . of . .‘ , ltepubll—' 'can's" agree with Democrat's, that negro suff rage wotild.he - dangerou's .to. the propeeiety• of Republic: but they plit.qif their opposition to sit to cca More. cenvenient'settsen;': If* they. are: honest in oppOsin'i; the political equalization of the races, they cannot :constatently 'adhere any '• longer .to the Abolition organization . Although:the. party. with: which tl y. have hith, erto acted,rrray not venture negro suffrage its piatformS, its leaders are nearly all in' favor it ; and - openly adVocatell. Thertfore, if they shotild-be 'succesifill at the polls,•they hill claim that the people have decided . .in fdy iteofgiVing.the negro the . . right .to vote, and wilt yeneW their pressure up - on the Presidnt: .te.c'Oinpel him to take,.gronad in favor'of • this new.politieal her-sr. Hence, we say; if you .would preserve the white .I‘taa's governtnent begin the work. IC yutt..wait till the ab, olitioit - paitY;havelfnlly -sh Own their ban(l,y9e . will bare waited tn!. the genie, is lost,'Or won: Don't p it off your. warfare against this 'iniqui tous srheme. ... , ‘Whot thou llosest;dii.: qniFir.- lyl-BiLVerif gazette, - ' .• . . . . . TllE t REPLIIITACAN PARTY COVT1:11110 7'o MAKE. HISTORY,—TIIC. HPlllfrrsoo 151 , ; , Nevis - •ha.s b , en eiippregsed by the officer cortriganding, the I' dt riit ;Napa at ;that - pleee.• He has also ()Horsed the itrie‘tof Hiram At'Elroy, who was th , ;• anti-Consf Hut ional amendment .nendidate. for. Ole Legislature in the adjoining county •of Filbert the: anti cohstit,itionai .nrn . entiment. 'caiiili;ate i for . the L4;191006; in Henderson county, has . tisauell "Fd,..ddclinitit the canvasi,'beciiise bait, as' . 'he maye,.4she3n - warned by the mililitry ities'thlt ,he Would .hearretated imprisoned ithepersiste.l in his • eandidaei, 'and that he wil : nti,t be allowed Under any eircuulstaneesi • In'finisb the' ' • • . . Vemooratio State Cenventßin . . .• „Tba Denioeratic State .Convention..iner et two o'clock" On Tharsday,'Aitiait'2 , lth, in the hall'orthe House of.;.Repreientatives. In the absenceot. Hon: d..L.:. Ward. Chairman of 'the State . Central dominittee, Mr. RObertJillerik-. hill, aeer'etary,sof the commirtee,::called the' dOntiention' to, order' . and read. the . following letter:frOm . .lllr. Ward, 'reasons 'for his non-xtrtendancer.2.: Mown':;ski Susquet•onwi . ro• • 1... • ' • •, Auq. - 41, :Ro6i, See: Dem. ,Staiiltve),... Committee:' • • . , Psotu. Sut4 A 'very un'expncted, contingeney lits;3 transpiied, in reference tp some , businee irnportgoce•in the courts Of . this couritry, - .wh ich Will prevent my. belng nt.Harriebuig.on. the `it- , • I have, .the.refore; . to. ask yo t o: take. my • plate in the . opening organization of. the.Deme, eratie State.COovention on that day.`' I•be . g to effer through 'you inyaincere•regrets, at-being pririen . ted this time meeting in coon; ci'l Nvith• the representativaa of the .15emnerary :of the State; and to tender at•rhe pains` sUranOes.athe afiep• pOrsoual ..r%sgard which i' cherish „for the , enlighted,. tried - and ,brave men cOrnposingt he body about to meet. ••• , Not douhting that .vrladarn and haronony..will 'clAracterize ita delibraooris, .60 !yece.os crown: its, labors, r m have the honor 'to remain,.. Very re.veelfullyiNourg' . Chairmann-pe s mocratie State cd . ntr . al Com- . On molion ; ,l3.Onop.rl. Joit,:ssON,.ol Cambria county . ; liqis elected temporary chniirntin.olthr. Convention.. Op, taking the chair.lllr..rohns6n • Gi?lthirne . n . o . telse.Cotiventioni—l feel highly grail for' the :unexpected; and, may add, unsolicited honor , :%hich.yon have &inferred npl on me: . ..-Acceit.tny, thanlid for-your coraideuen' and'kindness. • Totally - inexperienced :lin' the usages.of ddibersti‘ie. assemhlies,'l . inust cast myself entirely •upon your..forlienrancO'dy%ing the.brief interval which° occupy Ow . can only'asiute You thit L.shall, try to 'perform my, duties impartially rind. friim .the etinerful:s . nd . hopeful 'Nees I' .Ei before me„:" have no doubt any :error,nr mistakes will.read: ily-be forgiven: Once nor our cm ntry.isjilessed with peace!; Th:! deinfin 01 . 'war which has for 100101 . g Are : . . cry ye./13 • ht , l,l' deil . a!,tating - • thronghout onf, country, tias ,varitt.tlo,..and the Angel.. of 'Reace . 1k6v . e . r.4 -.benignantly' over. a preservcd - . 1.7.4i0n, War—a terrible culdmity.,uir Si!, comp tries—is fndy.so,in'a republic,m here. the int' Mary arm. can scarcely be put'.fortb . all lie ,stren. , th wit! not interfering the . rights of the.citiz , o; Unhappily; iO our •cottntry, those rights- were' eritiiely distegarded, and:every constitutidnal:right of the 'citizen was. wrested BUtthis•unhappy . war, the prnduct of Carrell cism and fully, is ended, and this day the De mocratie party; that party which has made oar country all itisip peecdor •in.war; that: party. whose•history de the history of •the conntry; that party which haS been criilpillsr,of cloud by' . day and a'pillar utAre by. night" to guide the frsumis of equal rights. and free' government' from the. earliest IdaYs •of the liepublic; that party on whose altars. the Vestal fires of Wier-, ry. have never ceased to burnfthat party which has given to rprcOuntrY a .Tetlerson arida Jack. son; that party. to , :which We owe all,',our pest cand,from Which we mast expect our 'future greatness—this day thatparty has. isserribled in its might and majesty, to once more enuo ciate those great truths which:have "made and preserved ns a•nation.', .• • ; In thus:assembling together, as the organ of the, great Democratic party lof...Pennsylveriiit, it is our ditty . to speak in the langnage of. froe-. men.. Itis riollor us to , malter.in .a • double sense," but to speak plainly, truly,. and, fee'r• lessly the throbbings'of tbe great Democratic. .1 - mann( Pennsylvania. • In - speaking of,. t'lose in.power we Should be - “ Willing to :praise • but not afraid to Blame." Tt, is nut' province to say that while we*.care not whosehand may administer governmental.afrairs, if perinricratic principles me'recognized in Abed! administra tion. And. while we htild up the handsof Tire sidtMcin his - t iresry of restoring the', States for= . mely in rebellion, it is our iniperatiye, duty to denounce every inflection of the constitutional rights of the States and the penple—to . insist that,.w.ir•being.enOed, it, concomitant, mili tary cotirts; shall be diSpensed with--that' the right of the writ. ( itniscas . coarts 'shalt be re stored to every citizen-,th attrial by, jury in the form preserihed by the constitution .and laws shall be 'accorded, 'to every eitizeu;• and that our country shall Speedily resnme herlor; mar condition in regard•to, tire expenses of Goy .ernment.. • . , It is our•duty especiallyto rebuke that spirit of l'inrthern secession, which, notwittistalatting •it bits"for, the last.four denied the 'right .of any state to secede, and treated allthe states as, being en tips Uiieau, now, t igratiely speak with an inconsistency only.known abolitionism. .01,the'termson which they. shall he admitted into the Union., • • . • :put I 'shall not detain this convention with .C:Ttended remarks, but at once proeeed to the transaction of thebusiness_before it. • • Pn motion; 13enj—Whitmen, of Flrie, A. D. and I):. H. Neiinem of Nor-. thampton, Were -appointed' temporary secrete , •Thelist d 1 d:le'gates, (whielt, has already been. Publishe'd,) was then .celled (vier.. • . Itlr..Smith, of Lancaster, offered the • follow ing resolution; which Was,adopterli Relayed,' That a committe.e 'of, one member , frrirrerith Senntorial.distriet, said -Member •to be named by the delegatrs (rem their' respec tivp•senatorial.distrieta, he appointed as a coin I inittee to report perma,nent officer's for this con- I.4otion, • . . 'The Convention. then look* a recess. of ten . • . When : thq convention was' again called to order thir . eecretaries reported . the commitiee. pd P 4 trni‘rw nt ' •* .- Affer.o . short recess . Wm.-;V. 'from the committee on reported the'6lll7ri-ni-thqco-ften.tiori:';'• • Hon Ittcri.ao VATJX : ', President. .[Here fel-. loivca Het of Vice Preaidenti and „Secretaries which wit:omtt,j • •". Qn being'p§. , :oriqcl;:to the chair,' Mi. Viux vriti';ree.teel enthoiiastic: ariplatise, and preeeetle&to "iddreao - the. ccintention'•in ; sob- Attu:cot:as . • - . • • ••• • •. „ • • fPEECR Or:lio:!;•:,r4CllA..4D•yArx. . Centlein . gtx.Comientioni ;,The Demo cratie•partY Penp'syl Van' in; her represeni., atives, in conformity with this, 'atteient usages cf . the party, turc e egainssernhletlinAtateCon-. veptletr." Since the . .daya of Th . emas , ;.TaerSon;' every _Our . country'B"....his'tOry, we. trace assemhled in the; cetiftol 'of .this OomMon. Weal , th,'hold'and ste,ridinit.on'the prin .mples.of Constitlithinal.liderty which can 'alone. rraintain,us.as altappy and , pro.speroui people; (Applousel .Anihrthretits.of violence'and the, mendees..if power : the DeMoc'reck hover quail eth 'llyring the Inationr, years orwar enrCop , pression, when' all itte' .pressure 'of :'executive poWer•Was need -to...destroy , the Democratic .parry -.-when to I.lo.4..Demoerat . was soniething• mere than at any..period in our, prist the pamocracy Met the enemy upon,the . great principles cd the Constitution) and iltifiea - the party in power: .?[Cheers:, . We have here .l met oi,ain;:and let us . do as our ° fathers.in ages our hist oiy have done—stand* on the .hrriarl . pr irici pies nt , the Constitution and demand all thos . e rights - arid' privlleges." - iShich belone to the State end - te the people.....Wewill ho 'satisfied with nothing', less.... [Applause,] :These pi inciph'..i cannot be changed by•fanatics, , or overriden by power . : „the rights of.the.peoz I ple'are'llear. to therirthe rights4of tho,,§teten are as deir . to their:"cf to the people.' L.Ap 7 Our fathers .mode titre r'orripnet, of fed pre'rilire unity under hordley less't Iran insPi . ratieM,rind it cannot li''alltr d: by faylitiCs: 11:14(1i):110* * by .Pow'er. : ', provisimut art for us: and our aril- . Irepotrni military necessity shall net 'deprive ,is of . either 'of these: righls [AT . olarr.e.]• Let it he then . distinctly s tinderstood. that.the•dignity .of'Smeridaneiti.4enship Must not tni,degroaled or containiented by ; associa... tion.or.an equality - with an inferior race, either socially or . ;politically.. . - LlMmense up- G . entlemen of .the - QonventioM • Having • by your perthtlity . .been; cheenii. , to . preside, Over yoUr deliberations,your'imitkenee,, and Orornisejo perform my dntiea to..the • beat.,of . my itbqity. 'The Clrnir'is now reedy for_ city motion t.hat•moy .] tAtiplao9e.... • .t of tozerno,. OfTeietl' the .resolittion, • irhich yi . hs, ndopt ' liesoltyd; that n cothinittee,on resolutions, be. appointed, cortmosed - of..one„delegate from each Senatorial district to bealeslgnited from : within said districts, and 'that said cotrirnaiteri appoint its chairmajn, and.dhat,ull' resoliitions baVirie; 'relation to Federal : or State affairs_ be Oeterreil to *said ee, without.debnite... -: :The following Committee . was oppolpted en der the foregoin l . et district, II:Millen; .$1 John Firrniltoii,.. C. Cassidny; .Ith nos; J. :Robert; stii Jos. B.Baker; Dr. E. L. Acker; oth 'than C..J.imes; 7th .1131 . m.D . „ Sales; Bth llirana Ludwig; 91P F. - P, Devees;: I Otlf Ihenry; S. Mott. ‘y: William%; 12'11 . 1 lianderson; lath Win..•.A...SimpSnin 1 , 1 th-J, Recki Ititn PeterEfit;..loth John C. ICeller;.l7thGeo. Sao deriOn..lT.C.;Smith;.:lBthlerernish . 19th framsherr 20th Daniel , Weynnt; 21s.t I. D.' Pa ekor,.A hdrovi , 23.1 . Chils.L:LanabertOm 2 tilV en; 211.1 : f . 1'hoir.....T.'Kenan, john , S. c 1141.1.2,6111 Andrew Brady; 27th D. 8..1416171N' `.2sth itobert K.doebran; 20th : Benj.. 'rho Convention:then took .. a.reeess4o - afforti the committee time to' Prepare resOlutionS . foi the consideratiOn pH he Convention, anti difing . their' absence tbn convention Ivaa' niiregseil et • c .onabierable:lenatii by Jacpb:Zolgletio.t Rader cou n t r, and Pen. I.Vin. IL. `Miller, Dauphin:. The reinarkS_.of . both . .gentlemenaVere . abie aintielognenty indications of the prin, Cipla.a and policy of theDerrincratic-parly.; and . etiei fed ' frepient, and •entbusjastic ap- After."STr. concluded his address, the Cemtnit tee on resolutions not being prepared to report., the . conyention adjourned until half-past seven o'clock: : • The Conveotion re -assembler } nrthe hournp pointed; nn , l wns called to oriler prcsi . . . lion. Jeremiah - 8. 131ack, ehaiyman .or the committee.•on yesottitian4, made. the . fetloWini I,Vtr.r:pras; It is' the Anwerative. duty 'end should'he - thP excluiive desire of every.Ameri. can •eilivn with'tfi. power 'of. PPn trpiling imblie.affairs, by iiis,Yote'or.oiliertYise to see that they are sanainisterett ivith a sin' vie ;eye•te•the great aided's which our forefrith . ore.had iii view . when they.laid the foirmintions 'of this Republic, namely:. • “To 1 forma more perfect Uninrt, estahliihinstiett, itriture denies . - tip tranquility;, proVidp',fqrthe cOrriMert'clefcrice promote the general. weHare;'.and '.seettre .tlie .hlosiings.of.litterty to . ourselv'es' and our post- - crity.'". 'AND Wimitmts;ThO men ..aitil•the.prirty, timiMstoring the Federal 'OnvernmPot „since 18G1, litiye lietraye.l their trust:,violated :their most sacred.ohligationsc'isregardeci 'the corn— maids of . the fuottarriettt id corruptly dereilAhe publie„rrimeyolnicd . justice to the• wqyerted the whole Government from its orutnal pu I pose, rind,. thereby, have. brought' untold calamit jes upon thecduntry; therefore, 1. Be it 4j,ciusd, iThat.wo; the Delmocracji ..of.Penosylvani:i, are ow,- as, wo 'alwayi;:hare hoot, faithful to;theinion of the',gtetes; ripPesr i ng. tho. secession of the'.South with all aer in— tluence'sihd hAvin4.no'syrrtnathy:rir . a.'siociation. whafeVer. with' that...inr . ty in. the North plot t t logainst.the Union riaid,prOnnunCed • the Constitution . .a. covenant with death and an agreemeot • . • 2..TOnt . :if - the .eounselS of the Democratic. .party . he'd -prevailed, - the -.Union;-would ;have_ beOrr siVe;cl' in all its integrity, and honor, with 6nt.the•scriuglite.i,';llht niid.dOgrjoe a civil Vla when the formation, of sectidisal,• par— •tiOs in.th.eNorth and in.the SoPth";and.. the a a v eor ' o r o ne or . t . hose.nart los into the seat's of redela.l,.power.mailp war. a fact; hiyo .cpuld not cant roF, iv ..sils;atined. the t`tileritl'antliOri :ties•iri.gotid.taitb;:itstting noiiiinzitt their hands ei.eept a decent respect our and some S.how.orcpmnloti.itoopsty.iii the man'. 1 and our :flitene .. ial,.;.kliairs; those particulars Nve %Oro `disapirintad; anir be ' • • 3. that the CaNSTriirttax,estatap'stiftt: revolutionary fathers is ant it lekto's i ou lied. rosp.ec,t antl 'obetliene : the otith.to',.'supinirt ft . :it binding religio4y) 'Morttily . And legalrly rVE.NING SESSION • 1 ` " rilA 11116: 4 .075' r.'::•=';;;,.'" A t ~--.,.,/,,.,•f i : '' ;''' Atits4oe o A 4&j''.o 4 0444 : 4'g, 1,.',ip .. .;;;, i "„F: - ': \ ,;,`;' , .. - . , 4,..'t; ..t.t,.,e . .*A4P Ili . -..':•,.: .;',',4,:f,.., , ,,, `..:::, ,q,.i '' ', ',- .?.. , .. , 4,..i.-7:=l:V4'i.' '',F . • ' , ~,: .1 . ,:,, .' .: - . -. :: .. ".,P. , A.t'i:, - ''"?M' ,,, :s.: ~,..• • I ,' .., -,,, , ,.;:0 r t i e ' 1,* ::: •` , • .at ell ;fleece . ; under'c..;rill...ni cum,stane, filt . '- every part.or.thecountry tiPiltool. - iiiWillf.'-r: cers froth the hishest.t&thelowest,''isls44llllo 2, '.:• - .... 'upon private:citize,nsot 'ls ', only. try , ,p,. ,elrfetV,.. - i- , .... 0 boar van eit Of 'i 1 i . , proy isrose and,417,41,0 e,O, fitiW,ll,'•-,''', : , mget'of its obligations in all rthe .. ,StefetS-fAsit.:g',... we can hope for, Unitin, , Liberty,ol:lPneie;:','llsir. - ~ Who wil hilly violates it , or, counsel! il,i',4etstioii"; : •,': ' : ' by'others; is e'publie.,eneMy and ,is : liiitiiiiiie...;' . .• ma n, ^, .• • ..`•. :-. '-', ''.,` " , n ; : !'"••' 1 •;•:' . . , ‘- , P:''''''' •, i . '4.,That among the vights''gnaistnteedto 'lrsr4''.- ••• by the' plainest;wordi of the ,COnStitutleri:;)lo . .-- • thesit—free speech, a free, preen; Treedem:frsifiin'r.. , ;, .. arbitrary ...arrests Red illegal" impf,isOlinSee.: '' ,;., trial by jury, the.„wilt,,:cif.,',AcidSes,•„ r'041.0'9'.P.11r,. ~. • perfect immunity oi: all persons tick ih:&helsisrly ' '.] •. or.nevy from any species:of - PuOil4lmirrk'i'Cl.l. ; •' , crime or 'pretended critrie-whicli,,hp',ll'q;;:thi,)o.‘,,.: gal consequence or , airegtiltir:eorivistioif b'y':aif • • ~ - • impartial jury—the, absolute: itqio'id!,ri'Stlissi - i/C., ' : 7 all; military power to,ther.ciyir euthoSitY,''''Ad'i . 'llin :privilege; of white citizens;'to' vote SA 5.11:0 `7, ' elections aceording. to Pie. laws or Pte St a te.`.; . ..I..,Thut we f idly concrir With Presiderit . .l4 '''': , son tri, the conviction Cripreised'hYhirri fli r leetv ,- - . and repeated several lima's 'since . , thist..the Fed . '''.' • 'end, Goveintileuttis sovereign;..Within jts,,pfOlieS 4 !' . • sphere; that it acts pei through' Or s ' : 'upon ;:th'e , , , • States' trikt,direcOy 'upon iticlividueliC,thik' thit'.',. , States' could riot absolve the. periple.frcriii,lhetr:,:' ... federal ohligationst that ;the 'f,;tlSll, ordlnisricei''. of seciesion,Avere nullities; , end,', thiAifore; ;' • when•tlie at teMpted revolution come to,eri,end -, : '' •, by ibo eabtrlievion. of the , insai gent s; the State*' ..' were as much•ti pats of the Union it thiy:had , been.liefore,,their rieople Were bound 'tO the.. 'same ditties'and clothetrWith.the came rialtioi `'' excepting, Of comic, such rights as iqtliii , dirisis :, • among Thai' had leg'olly•forfeited by;flieirdWcr'.'••. acts 'in the unpantirne., • Arid we hereby &solar's ••,' • that; so far no we . .can prevent it, the !mom." ... tion of their proper , . piscei in the 'Union by ; those St ElteP,:goMo of whose Citizens4ire ' fiste7, , ,ly in.robellion, shell:not be.impaded or delayed !. • by tbsunlawful int . e!terene4 of ;6 1 0.. l'sitinn of the North which always • was ~ hi:Mile . ..to t ... lint Union, whetw no pronouOces• If legall,,y 020 solved, and which is still,inetignanttly leboi . t . dg: to prevent its rcstorat o . , ; . • . . •• 0. 'That the effo rtt neve Making by' certain' • persons to use the.'power)'or—the'. General . Government. • Wtth • a• .vie* to ..•force" . negris suffrage tin the States egainst,the v will-of, the people and contrary. to existing laws is noton. ly a high . crime.againit, the constitution: buk.rl deliberate and wicked tittemptlo put .the• States , of tile Union (all of . them entirely) under•the": domunitionsof 'negroesi • to afriesintze , ,a . poition of the Country aled:degradiu the • white race morally and socially '4,1.00 et politically to the low level of the - 'black.. : We •will, mot • '6olthowledge.the incapacity; of •001.. own o .rice to govern itself; noi 'surrender. the: destinies of • the country .into the handl of negrocs,• !tor Put • . oursel yea under their • guardianship, nor':give up to them. thelielitital.,•priiileges which''we.• inherited froM our fathers; and.wlf:exhort- our brethren in ether Statee-to . take •uM • the same .• attitude and maintain it firmly • 7. That we will imenort Preiftlerft•lotinseit . • in every.t,liist'eff . 'Srt . he may , milike'to States •their 'propr positiiin,iiigivelhem's • fair epresent at ion • Conroe end to, saver .` • them from the •curso . Of . ''negin.equality,;•. , ,•lle • shall have , our liCaqy : appro . volwhen he inflicts legal punishment by means. of legal.. lrilunald,.• , upon,nlTenderengainet t and We will be with him sincerely...to austaim,and , nphold ldni in every 'reeasuire which leeks ,td • ..: the maintenance ..of,lthe onr foll approval Of Ilia •ndministration: cad. be. founded Only, in the belief that he ;liZOCUtef tho • law, _the mhol.o nnil2nothing.buethiitlaW•in : nll parts Of•• the' cinintry, , that• he will'net . elliiW • the-militory to intefere with •stete• electionai that he will punish add %robbery through- the legal authorities' , whether,coinrt,- milted . by federal . 01fliereur . private:citizens; *and that lie: wilt stiffer no periouto-hcintirdered by military. commissions.,'.We lo•fni,ineas: tires not men, and 'open' these measures tAlsere . • can be no comprornise, he that ft •not:•faMitis-ii • . . 13: , That view of our ...enorrneus'; ;+Tationii debt, ihe greet weight-of ote•Statis taXee end the local bertlena Imposed% open: ue ways economy and retreothrrient'hicenies••arf important ditty of tilt ou t' rePtementatieesi to•this end ihe vast standing eritir now on NO ought •to be disbanded,' the n avy shtitifd' he'. raditc.teil,'nna the'••corruPf• stud .eitravagsrit practice's la tely.introduced:,.into ''the meet should be totally aholiShed.• ..• • • • •• • . , . 0.. , That our' revenue.' laws 'nevi- id 'lie. cari.fully*niviSed .in such• .'manner) littii'ilililir . , the public ciedit will bos'.. Maintained r '.thSrrea. 4 ional,henor preserved, tattatiokiVill be 'equal 10. • That thd gallant soldiers.driiie ; ,#eboh.. , . lic Who, so nobly risked. their: li'yesitt defuse, • of the Union and the Constitiitio4,,trietit, and 'will receive 'the ',untying gratitude ofihe •z•Viteri. ' ea n people. Living, they. shall , . li,iie: .2 .,irt :' our warmest a ffeetions—and, dying, iheir meit:Mika . Will he chetished for all., time to, .„Orise ' .. To ~ say—tta our rolitical opponente,de—that they_ (ought and bled lind.died M6ialSrl4/i7 thelieedom •. of the neara, is a, grosa.illsult on theft 'patriot. ism, and an outrage.Whieh will be iddigiiintly. resented by their snry lying c omritlFa,ibroligh the hallot-hot. ' . - • -:, --- • - : , .t_ •• .. •I I : That, the noble manner lir itlitclii ilte ( pent.; cicratiepress of this Commo,n.wealttatiy - e, eon.: tended in de feece•of. the. I ibertiea of, the nation,.. amide trials mid difficulties. aliOdst:OOPAratellorl . •,' .i6,,l,,,, e rVing- of.,tiat grateful„ recegnititi• and sliriold entitle it to the eneoutogenient o'r.evetf Cmistitution'-loving citig-11.', • ,-.- .. .. '12.• . That ,we re-affirm oitr, adherence ' to, the ' • Xoni . ne DoCtrine. ,- :: -*- : ~-„,,,i,*:-....-*• , ....- **., Tbi.. .renolutione ' were . 4.6,0? aftildet,,:rench , enthitssiasm and adopted by e'n,eerdte4:untple.. , • • Tho'cdriyentionahen proceeded tor.,*.nonninste.* condidatesfor Aticillei'annerat,:tivheti Pie' fol. -, lowing gnixtlernew were named:-:.+,t 4 f rii4,- •' ,*•,*• : • ' . *. . Col. Franlitiri"Venianti „ BikelrellitoOYM ' • Hari. Ilatc, Slenker;-pnieyij,equegy , .o. , y - Col. IV. *NV: HiDavie,tl34oo o.,etlet3li-iv - r, -: .'. • .- ...,Robon-J.Jliyifdlilt,.. 2 ,kilediinhif 4 X :•":' Col.. W ell ingfew.tii,-Ept;;R,OjennbiP.s .: .4l.. ~.. • , --. Win: Worktean;--Veihingtoeeopeiy4 T..-.,..,.....,„:, .1- . lon. 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