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U. S. GOVERNMENT
Pi ugidont .10ess.,,
Vice President —L.
Secretary of Si.% te—Wii. 11.itrw
Sueretary oi . lnterior 1111:I IN,
Secretary of Treas a r;—III nl llr.•I
, i•oretnry 0 I Wer—l'imAN 11. roe
errs Lary 01 Nary.- 01111:0N 11
Port tt iister oneral—Wst IitNNILON
0110,31 - -J AN S SPELL,
chief .1 its ire of the I'llll,l St, I'. Col
ti.,, ern(tr —A SHUN , l; CL ItTIN.
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Surv“yor lion , 1•11-•1 01,1 .It krat.
tt..rney )1 %It lll.viril
State Trea,lier- 111 SIFT .
1 . 11 it. f 1 rl I I.• the upreme Court—Alt:o. NV .Ir 4
--11011 ./A11j0 ,1 11. , :r•01,11.
- - lion. %Helm.' II
Di 'of. 1 . ~ ornoy—.l. IV. D. (Hilel, , o.
Pi Lary —Salluol Shiroman.
'.1 , •11, all COrnmali,
itt,gistvr—Geo il. Noah.
County Tr , aguret —Fleury S. Ritter.
Coronor —David Sn.ilh
C , :111111 F:111110,-11..110' K:11,1F. .i0)11
. 4 uperitilenlie,l.il Poor llon-.• ,`'cyder.
Physician to .I,lll—Dr. W. A - . Dale.
W \V. Duly.
A.sistatit. Varies.—(\ 1;1131.1 Camera
'row n Countll-1 . ..0.t. M.;;;1 1 11 ii. 1;;IIIetz.
di ow It. Zeigl. r. I; eo, NV. tvel. , Barnet
)101ItzutII, eet ;Ile rin. JelLn ;lays. t.,1;1.,
NI. Black. r. D. II 11111..;te M
'l'lertstlret U.O Iti
II l'in)r,11•1 Sii t t tZ, IVat.l
.;;;;..‘letreti Mnr itt. NVet.t. Wald. .1.1. es NVel.
Au. K :411,1f,
1':1 Collector—Andrew IC PI r. arti,l'ollertm h'net
\Ward, 1l est 1t art]. II It II HID.
: 4 treet Coultuis , ism r. l'ntrick )1,1,1r0
Justices of th,• Po Ire—A. 1,. Sp.,sler, florid Smith
khrin. DehufT, N 1 1 ,11,11,1 11.,1,•,1mh.
Lamp I,lghtelF—A lel. Meek, LeN AHI(4
First Preshvteria❑ Chnich.Nflrilivi est i'on
t ro Square H o , C,niway I'. Wing I'a•turtires
ovary Sunday Morning at II o'rlonli, A. 11 , and 7
o'clock I'. M.
Second Pr,bylerien i'hur,h, corner id Sral b
over end Pum fret ,d reels El. v. John P:n.tor
.Serviees el,lllll/I.IICO :41 11 d, ik.ch, A. 3i., end 5 . 1..114.k
St Jnhn's Church. l'r..t unith~•.rt
ul Coutre square,
tlerm kn Ined I.ot • II tii
o 'or ,trots. lta,.
at II li'-. .1. aa .1, I, Isr
11001..liSt. E. I:11W. (ill ) cOrn,
xud l'itt Streets. /ler."l . llsui.t, 11.
Services at 11 o Block A. Al.. 01111 7 oarlock P. NI.
Alethodial. 6. Ch 11, k !second 'har,,e,l Rev. h. L
Bowman, 1..e“ , .1. Se) vice , in Eloo, Church a: 1
o'clock A. M., :tad :1 1 ., I'. M.
Church 111 ILolChai/el uuth Went taw at We:A 11 , 1
and Chap.) Alley. hey li. F. Paeto . %lees
ati I a, 1,1., nod 5 1.. in.
ti.t. Patrick's i!rtlitiliti Ptinifti t u 1..1'4 Si
Vesiwrs at :; P. II
I,prartti Ltalp.r.trt Church. coratr au.l
i; rritzo. Past...r ',err r ;,•
o'clock P.. 11.
ttsl.ll - Ituu ahovo Art , ;It
rotoo. m•ry , roque-ted to notif, u,.
Ii;KINSON COL E. E(;
M..luhnson, IL, Prosid 111 aud Pro
NVilihrtAi Wikort, A. M., Profet.or 1.1 . Nat mei
,•ieneu an Carator o the Mileenth.
Rev WilWant L. Boswell. A.
tireyli. and Mennen L.rug uagoe,
5.1,111.1 D. t1111111:111, A. M., Prof,. nor ~t Matlicaml.
.1,0. : , tay,n , thy I.atin and
i• tett I,,,ltttltet..
11. It, hal. LI,. U. Vritreettor
It, r Ilertly C. C'tt,tert, A It Prttteirt it ,tf lh
, tenet mar ;44.h0, l.
in the Itrtiturttlit ::ertttel
BoARD OF )CIIOOL DIREcTuRs
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It. C. Ns'oad‘tor.l. Ile!nr)
Seet's ~1 %V. Tlitnnlrer—lohn Splmr. `lfq—vtiger
Met.t. tol I , t %loutlay of e.ich Month at h o'clock A.
VI , at Edur.ttic,r)
( . 1116t 1., /)..1. .•11 k.NK —PI II M. Hondo,
\I. 11/o•bon Cash .1 I'. Hassle! and U. 11.
rellors, NV. NI. l'hihlor. Clerk, Inns Under wood \los.
',Ogre Dir•.< t •rs. Iloodurson, President It C.
11; 0 ,1,1 1 ,1. Skil, I.: ~.lburn, Mos., 131111;1.r. John
Ztl, W. It' hiorgav, J0 , ..p11 J. Logan,
.100 Stuart., jr.
VI !HI s I Oi I. It ~:i..--Presidont, Saltine.]
C ILdler, Toll,. Abner C. Britin., Mos
ger, Brown \Via. John Duninp. 1ti..l 1M
.1..101 0. Datil In, sac Brennen :no. .11.1.1. S.
eIIMIIEIII.OII , VALLEY It siLliotn Ci.l3ll,Sl'
FrOdoriCk Watts . :Secret:, and Treasurer, Ida and
M. Biddle: 5 uperinto,dent, 0. N. Lull. Eass,nge.
trains three times a day. Carlisle Aernminu atlas,
Eastward, Way!, Carlisle fi 55 A. NI., arriving, at Car.
lisle 5.24 I' NI. Throuth trains Etst wtrd, in 10 A. M.
and Y 4". I' 11. II es,wtrd n 1 1127, A. M p,
AND 14.0 ER COMPA N I. l'EuSif out. LEM
-1101 Toad Tre.tsurer, A. t.. Slim:J.ler; Su pot Ditu!, en s
Dourge Wise Directors. %Vat tr., Wm. 31. Iteettunt
E. 11. Biddle. Henry Saxton. It. ood ward. .i. W.
F.. i ner arid li. 5, Crult.
SOCIET I ES
Combo! lani Lotlvo No. 1.7, •\ V. Ni tnef.to .it
I I gat t h.! 2.0 t nod dth 'Poonthi‘s ot o ery
St. .1 ohm's I.tal,ro No . .26, A 1",1. 1l rota 3.1 'l`l,,, ra
day or each mon( 11, at
Carlisle 9I I. Uot 11. %loots 11oft.lay
evening. al "lrout's luildice
Le tort Lodge No. CW I. i) et 0. T. M , ets every
Thursday eveuing in I:he,qu's fAtiry.
FIRE CWI PAN I ES
'rho Union Piro Company wa, org.anizod In 1769
House In LouLhor. bet %I:m.0 Pitt and Hanover.
The Cumberland Fire Company wah ini.tiluted Feb
tB, 1809. House In Badferd, beti•een Main and Pum
The Hood Will Fire Company wan Instituted in
March, 1855. House in Pomfret, near Hanover.
The Empire Hook and Ladder Company WOO institu
ted In 1859. House in Pitt, near Main.
RATES OF POSTAGE
Postage on all totters of one half ounce weight or
under, 3 cents pto paid.
Postage on the lIERALD %Rhin tho County, iron.
Within the State 13 cents per annum. To any part
of the United States, 26 cents Postage on ull Iran
sielt papers, 2 rents per ounce. Advertised letters to
be charged wieli cost of advertising.
@IRS• R. A. SMITH'S
Photographs, Ambrotypes, lvorytypes
Beautiful Albums ! Beautiful Frames!
Minims for Ladies and Goutlemon,
Albums Sr Misses, and for Childron.
l'ockot Albunis for Soldiers and Civilians!
Choicest Albums! Prottiost Albums! Cheapest Albums!
FOR CHRISTMAS GIFTS !
Fresh and New from New York and Philadelphia
Iyou want satisfactory Pictures and
polite attention call at Mrs. It. A. Smith's Photo
graphic Gallery, South East Corner of Hanover Street
and Market Square, opposite the Court House and l'ost
Office, Carlisle, Pa.
- Mrs. It. A:Smith well known as Mrs. It. A. Reynolds,
and so well known as a Daguerrean Artist, gives per
sonal attention to Ladies and Gentleman visiting her
Gallery, and having the best of Artiste and polite at
tenda'uts can wifely promise that in no other Gallery
can than who favor her with a call got pictures Rune
lor to hors, not even in New York or Philadelphia, or
meet with more hind and prompt attention.
Ambrotypcs inserted in Rin g s, Lockets, Bre ast pi es ,
&e. Perfect copies of Da g uerrotypes and Ambrotypes
made of deceased friends. Where copies use defaced, -
Ile4lko pictures may still be bad, either for frames or
or cards. All negatives preserved ono year and orders
by inall.or otbertviseproutptly attended to.
December 23, 1813-1.--tf
HE FORWARDING AND GRAIN
business formerly conducted by Lino, Olvier &
00., la now carried on by
July 29, 18114-tf
DR. WN. H. 900 K,
Surgeon. and Accouchour
fIyPICE at his residence . hi Pitt
treat, adjoining the Methodist Church.
July 1, 1864.
Carpetings an: Mattings.
I slave just opened an assortment of
all wool ingrain Carpets, Cotton Chain ditto,lienip and
hag ditto, bought at tho large auction , sales last week.
which I will sell at aatoniebingly low prices. Also 4x4
and 0r.4 Matting.. CHAS, OGlLBY,•Trustee.
4'118'05. • •
C 1.1,1111, Cl.' fruit in pinylul mood,
An I si.linlm!, the it bright fIICCS with d
th et,er 1,1t,11 is ,:i•.ou
To the halt-ripetrtl cherry. ms the sun
limy niter tiny pouts °rot tit the tt nes upon,
1111 Lin. tiL It pulp i• rix
litn !Annul, sellitolbrty look , it it It 11 , ,,t nn It) es,
\ud prri i. lunl 1:11,1 :0 V. OW 10 I/I
poit.ts L. ,Inhvg days,
110, en , r,itteiti , ltl fn. flow, to hover
Bout lot tb.• stt d the Sllll/11:11-
IC, r th, etlllitui,
and lho piti.t•itrit. Mit tit
tll - i• ,tuur I.t
'F.. deem 111..11 art pe 1.111.
only it the elelid, tip 1 tit
The it.n , ors —uir--I,a Uf p—in URIC
to receive something not yet put in my
box, and Cloudy Cobh, the act.onimodat
ing clerk of our village post office, who
was just sorting the mail, handed nic
pcket, directed in a most beautiful hand
with capitals like au engraver's on the
cleart.d and thiekest \vhite paper,
sealed in gold mixed wax, with ilei.ices
1., l'tofvs,of 01 11,
; containing tw, .11's in old h:aglitdi text
.-orniountod by a quantity ttt . emblems.
It wit , a stylish superb looking affair,
having a character of its own, as every
letter has, suggeting the idea of some
very grand personage indeed a , the wri
ter 1 forgave the red-headed Charley
the looks of admiring curiosity with which
lie eyed the envelope as he transf,:rred
it to we slowly and with obvious reluc
tance, even v‘mturimr to ol.w.erve afterwards
encouraied by my delay. " Remarkable
hand-writing that sir. Seldom see any
thing so handsome come to this office. Such
exquisite upstrokes; look like engraving;
we were noticing it. as you corns in."
Some correspondent of my wife's 1-
returned. slipping the object of his ad
nairatiou into toy pocket, uftei a short
survey of the superscription, which indeed
bore that honored name. " under care" of
my own, and seeming it a anurga bunch
of newspapers and plebian yeltow envel
apes, went home to read my own share
of the mail matter.
Dr. hiskdale overtook me, with his
rapid strides, before I had gone half way
down the street--a handsome silent man
of eight or nine and twenty, grave :yid
reserved beyond his age, and with lines
of pain more ,than age about his mouth
and on his broad brows. There was no
one in Ashbrook whom I respected so
much, or of whom I knew so little —of
the east, nothing; of the present, only
what he chose to give us of , his delight
ful companionship. Though young, he
was wonderfully learned ; had travelled
much and had seen a great deal ; and
when he could be induced to speak of
himself his language was better than
poem orstory—vivid, descriptive, fascinat
ing, picturesque. Why, with his educa
tion and talents, ho had chosen to bury
himself in the obscurity of our pretty
village was a mystery we could not explain
- any more than the perpetual gloom — arid
sadness that surrounded him ; but thank
ful for the good the gods hnd provided
us in the society, of one so superior, we
had assiduously cultivated his friendship
and either the sweet voice of a frolicsome
baby or my wife's „cordial kindness to the
lonely, solitary man, who was elsewhere
so indifferent and absorbed, had wade
him an intimate and frequent visitor,
whose coining was welcomed, and whose
presence was desired by all. " 1 was go
ing down to make a call upon Johnny,"
he said as he
,joined we ;- " Mrs. Single
ton seems to by anxious about his teeth."
"1 lfelteVe she is, though I.must con
fess I cam see little" reason for' it. The
Child is 'well - enough—a hardy!, sturdy
fellow; but T. suppose that Previdenee
bus ordained, that mothers should be
always•watohful and uneasy about.their
babies; it is.oftentimes the - way to keep
Grolt&on, Cumb. Co
RHEEM & WEAKLEY. Editors & Proprietors
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lilrth, et her joyerrt. creing,
dmilr. ac .All' pet. her 1. , •st m:wth• 011
And Nature greet.: her w rill a benison
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Watchful they hover, to the breeze is 'Juba—
Jsoine. yet not of glee--
11 uric hearLhorn, that Whirl, moth re ~ja .
Above the it cradled infanta /dour bering.
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the little things in life. We shall be glad
of' any pretext to bring you to Ashmont
again.—Your visits have partaken too
much of the angelic character latterly,
beingth few and far between."
" I i,nve been very' busy nd riding a
" I can easily believe you; you look
miserably; ii you wore the patient and I
the doctor you , . 4 diould not escape uupre
scril'ed f.Jr, with that livid, harrassed, jad
ed face, and those dark circles uncl, r your
eyes. You must let me ire you lunch
and a ••I:iss of wine when we reach Ash
mow ; I wish I could do more. I dare
say that it will be the first thing you have
lasted to-day ; you neglect yourself shame
fully. My wile : . : ‘ lys that youshould take
a month's holiday, and !2-o home, where
you can be properly nursed and cared for,
or at least get some
" I have 110 home, - he laconically an
"To your friends, then ; among those
who take an interei-t in your health."
" I knovc of no such, unless you will
allow ine to count :,011 anti
ton in that capacity I )1 a Vi` uuuc but
distant kindred, anti 11 r no ueh
as you What I had were
all in one; I lost everything, in losing
glanced a,ide at the author of these
strange confessions, in momentary doubt
if all could he quite right with one bo
. young zind sn prepossessing, who openly
avowed his utter isolation from the rest
of the world ilie brown cheek hod
turned whiter, his resolute eyes burned
with a brighter fire, his arched lips were
more firmly compressed, but his lieu was
all noble and good, r aid ashamed lily
unworthy ~ u sideion, I held out my loud
cordially, till conquering his habitual
rrc, he had put his into it with a warm
ch.-p that said More tlwn th" rr I'.S of
which he so chary.
\ few tuoi . o steps broupl , t it- to the
gate of Ashniont cottage, and p a s s ing
under the green archway of the hedge
we ascended a gentle,' glassy slope by a
little white graveled path, leading, through
a wilderness of choice shrubbery, my spe
cial pride. With no inure pauses than
are necessary to enable a rapid horticutt
uralist to display his latest treasures, we
reached the pretty porch, and entering
the house, sent up a roes , age to my wife
from the little breakfast parlor, where we
awaited her, sipping our wine :nod glanc
ing over :the pile of pallet: of which I
had relieved my pockets by pouring them
on the table.
l'rese iitly the baby appeared in In
arwe of it: 111;1111111:1. duly d ot up ru r ex
! , rand in tucked cambric and
coral, and rustling with new sleeve rib
bons as he came on parade. lie was
pleased to recognize his medical friend
graciously, and made.no difficulty in go
ing to him, but objected strot.gly to hav
ing hi.a ruse-tint lips forcible opened and
his budding teeth tampered with hy any
of the persons present. Fearful of a
squall at this stage of the examin.ttion, I
hastily stuffed a handful of unopenel let-
tors into his little fist to divert his at
ten Lion from the conspiracy against his
dignity, and had the satisfaction of see
ing the trick successful. The dental ques
tion was sett led and Master Johnny restor-
ed to his mother and his ruffled plumes
smoothed by her magical flattery before
I noticed that (he youm , ! doctor WaH dead
ly pale, and tic hand in n•hich lie had
lifted the baby's plaything,,, the crumpled
letters, was shaking vii leanly as he laid
them on the table. Ile looked at us a
moment with a 8 trange expression of in
quiring emotion ; his lips opened as ill to
speak, but he held them resolutely dumb,
and moved towards the open window.—
" What is the matter?" we simultaneous
" Nothing," he answered, with an. ef
fort—" I Want ,a little air; I believe I am
not quite well."
I sprang to let down another sash, but
he htid turned back to the table, and tak
ing his cap from it with a few painful
words of apology, was hurrying down the
gravel walk' through the garden.
."%Vhat was it'" questioned my wife,
meeting me as I returned breathless from
a vain pursuit, with his gloves in my
"I can't imagine my dear Carrie; fit
tigue and want of sleep, must have driven
him crazy. He is nearly worn out with
overwork, and I dare say ho is on the
verge-of a serious illness. He ought to
have somebody to look after him and
keep him from throwing his life away
under a mistaken sense of duty towards
'indifferent and unworthy people, who
will never thank him for the sacrifice.—
Ohe's first duty is for one's self in such
cases, but he can never be brought to per
ceive that, unless some one who loves him
better than he eves himself can teach
him to care for his life for her sake. I
wish he might marry turd have a home,
but I fancy from-something lie said it can
" Poor fellow !" said she . , thoughtfully
considering the subject, "I suppose there
is no one here good enough for him. I
know of none elsewhere that are, for that
niattor, oscepting my Princess, as you.
used to call her, bonnie Margaret Milburn,
but they will never meet." . „
Alia:l I.:thought that intimacy had
CARLILE., PA., FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 1865.
" Tt has not," she returned, her face
and neck covered with a warm flush of
indignation. " Because we do not keep
up an incessant correspondence, like two
school girls, and scribble out our feelings
upon paper as you men no, you think we
have forgot ton each other, and that, our
friendship is past. You arc mistaken
When any grief or great joy comes to her,
Maggie will bring it to me sure of my
sympathy—when 1 am in trouble, or need
her support, she will give it; meanwhile
we rest secure in possessing each other's
love and knowin: , each other's hearts."
" A very happy arritngement,"
laughed (hopping the subject, for Cando
was always very tenderly sensitive oty the
matter of this attach went--a first love
that had preceded even wine, and still
claimed seniority, if not monopoly, in her
constant breast. Jealous of any ridiule
of this feminine passion, she remained
rather pettish and cold when we re-en.
tered the breakfast room, and I was
obliged to make all manner of humble
confessions in favor of the a b sen t i,1 0 ;,
on whose integrity my words had cast a
slur. She hardly heard ate, though, and
I was settling to my papers again, when
with a radiant face she suddenly stooped,
and snatching from the table one or the
letters that had served to pacify 'Johnny,
waved it about her head with many ex
clamations of triumph and delight. " Ito
yol see that, you scoffer? I)ear old 3 Tug
le ! she has wiit LAI to ine !''
It was my mysterious letter, the suh
ect of Charley Cobb's compliments, ruel
duel I had pacified her by relating them,
unl connnentim 4 respectfullc upon the
,nuty of the hand Writing. she comic
cvnded to I_;l . 'N'e a summary id the ton-
Jolts " She is cowing to visit us—she
L7oinpf to he Johily's
' Coining t , ) civil us ?—cousinp:h,
%nil \Ono clo• kin - o,v of Johnny
ho _oil t'athor, , und god-rnothyr,
then, er do my senses deceive the'"
Now Julie, don't lie ridiculous ; ph(
is coming because I asked her. And if
Johnny has not god -parents yet, I hope
he will have soon. 1)1.. Eskdale has
promised to be one if I really wished it,
which I do. As to bee knowing the ba
by, I wrote to her long ago when f was
so happy about it."
" Ten months since, and she has just,
answered our Letter !"
" She was travelling abroad, and did
not receive it until her return ; but you
are always unjust t, her,
" No, tt:y dear. I only wonder that
ature so brilliant and reinarkalde
should deign to descend upon our little
hello for whatever reason: hat shall
we do with her' She is a sort of Coley.
rily, even in the city, you know, with
Ler birth, her beauty, and her grand
father's hequest —she will be a world':
wonder here. Those mighty domes of
Oakland and t resham and their suit, will
besiege our humble dwelling ceaselessly
for admittance when it vont:tins so pe
cious a jewel its the soCereign of the
court of 'fashion Have you though, of
all this ?"
" You know I don't care fur cheat—but
you always love to quiz me."
And about the association with Ur.
Eskdale—is that also accident ?"
" Not quite, I confess—l may have had
hopes but it is the merest fully on my
part. She has an attachment already, I
am sure, frool, something. she says here ;
and I fear an unfortunate one. Listen
while I read it to you
I have been very unhappy, dear Car
rie. fur two years past, and you can only
help and advise me, for you only know
how hard -it is for me to conquer my be
setting sin of pride. I have deserved
what I suffer, and would be content to
take even more could I but take upon
myself all the consequences of my faults,
and bear the burden alone. I have been
cruel, wicked, ungrateful—false to every
ideal of worth and womanhood we had,
and yet even wdi.e it in my power, which
it has long ceased to be, to make repara
tion for the wrong I have dime, I could
not bend my stiff spiritro ettk forgiveness.
Iteed pity, and love, and sympatty, such
as you alone can give; and in the hope
that your kindness will cheer and comfort
me, and your gentleness teach me humil
ity, as nothing in my present surround
ings can do, will you let me come and
forget my sorrw in your sweet domestic
peace, and consent for a short time to
receive me into the happy home you de
" 171 ere ! don't you pity her now ? Is
she not a grand creature ?". cried Carrie,
facing round upon me, her bright eyes
full of sympathetic tears. '
"Te - Oplc., in her position soon get
Not waiting to hear the rest pf my so
ber reply, she flashed out of the room in
a transport of zealous indignation ; but
speedily coming back, put in her fair,
sweet tempered face at the door, with the
official announcement that dinner would
be ready in ten minutes, and then with
drew. -Well might Miss Milburn's pride
-stoop to learn of her gracious gentleneSS;
and find for a haughty. spirit, tempest
tossed in the storm of its own passions,
and, wrecked on the reefs of the danger
ous sea, sviety, rio sweeter haven of peace
than Carrie's - home, no brighter beacon
light than Carrie's smile. •
.No extraordinary preparations heralded
the cOming.of our wonderful guest; only
icl" , ki i \
a little " chamber in the wall," set apart
for the use of the visitor, was consecrated
anew to this " passionate 'pilgrim," and
swept and Garnished to give her enter
tainment. Little balm for her pride,
thought, could the fair " Princess" find
- in the plain and simple appointments of
the place appropriated to her; but Carrie
vowed with energy that she had never
known any-one who cared less for luxu
ries, or was more absolutely indifferent on
the subject of her surroundings. Her
" pride," then, the beast with seven
heads and ten horns, of which I have
heard so much. did not subsist upon the
outward display and grandeur belonging
to her position. I was glad to believe
this,and when she came, her manner fully
I suppose must have annoyed " the
femenine clement,'' in the house by toy
continual presence while the improve
ments were going, on..but I had a great
deal of' leisure on my hands just. then,
and knew not upon whore to bestow it,
for my chief friond, Dr. Eslolale had been
absent ever sinee his bullied exit from
our house on the occasion of his call upon
Johnny. Ile bail finished his round of
visits for the day, told his landlady he
would be away a week and departed on
the evening train. Nobody knew or had
braid anything More of hint since, and I
was beginning to I ope it might be i»y
duty to hunt bite up, by ndvertisemcnt,
or otherwise, when he suddenly reap
poured one morning, opened his office and
visited his patients as usual, promised to
look in upon the baby before its bedtime,
and, that except a nervous hurry and ex
citement seemed to possess hire, and that
his face was, it' possible, thinner, darker;
and sadder than before, seeined little al
tered by his hasty
home ab.iorbed in wondering reflections
on thi-: subject, f found the front parlor
brilliantly lighted in honor of the vi-dtur,
who had just arrived, and Carrie li,ver
ing hurl.. a fluher of happiness and
weicume, in which even the baby seemed
Miss Milburn had changed very little
since I remembered her as bridesmaid at
our wedding. Her tall, stately figure
showed most majestic in its de , :ant Morn
ing robes, her dark luxuriant hair was
arranged in broad braids on either side
.1 her peach-like checks, which had per
haps lost a shade of their rich bloom ; but
her brow still kept its haughty curve, her
lips their disdainful droop, her eyes their
steady ,-park, which betrayed the charac
teristic temper of her race, and marked
the pride that distinguished all of tier
name, and descended like a !envy from
one genoration to another. She looked
little enou A h hke the writer of the re
inorsetul concession Carrie had received,
and still less like an humble penitent re
sc Ired to subdue and govern he: inherit
mice of the trait. Not, even her
grand bailer's grim visage had expre.sed
more of determined will and resolut e pride
than the delicate features she compelled
them to wear as a mask of marble rigidity ,
and coldness; and I doubt touch if even
Carrie's sweet influence would avail to
conquer her fair pupil Only in her
friend's society and that of the baby these
indications disappeared; she set trued and
relaxed, and her beautiful Lace was be
witching in its happiness and love. Per
haps half an how• had passed in this way,
greatly altering my opinion of my wife's
friend, when a ring at the door announced
another visitor, and dispersed our merry
" Lt is Eskdale," said I to my wifc ;
" he has just returned, and said he would
Coale and review the boy."
" I must go," pronounced Miss Mil
burn hurriedly, and haughtily rising--" 1
must retire-1 cannot, see him !"
" Only Dr. Eskdale," explained Carrie,
to her friend, "Johnny's god-father that
is to be, and
. just like one of the family.
" Pray don't go !"
" I will not see she repeated
again, in tones stern and so determined
that Carrie hesitated no longer, but tak
ing up the limit, led the way to the par
ley, dropping the curtains that divided
it from the other, and which would effec
tually conceal the young lady till the
caller so obnoxious to her had gone, I
thought I never had seen anything like
Margaret's beautiful inflexible face with
its pale eager and proud defiance, as she
left the room, or the haughty mien and
and step with which sho u t:nov(3d away;
but when after a very brief stay the visi
tor had departed, my• wife found her
on the sofa in an agony of silent tears
and distressful contrition, wholly diSpro
portionato to the offence, till remember
ing her fatigue and the day excitements,
we declared it nervousness, and sent her
No more such scenes occurred, for our
fair guest denied herself to all casual
visitors, and Dr. Eskdale the only ono
she would have beehlikely to meet, had
again loft the place on one of his myste
ribus journeys. In the short time I was
with „him during the interval Ao bad
spent at boine, I feuded ho would have
liked to:giVo his confidence to me, or at
least, ask 'some 'advice, but' that a senti—
Mont ef'-honor seemed to restrain him,
and I:did 'not seek to extort it' by ques
.wore interested in
ettidying' the mysteries of Miss -Mil burn's
e;:sfi t it '4\ .7
1;1) I •
character, her grief and her pride, than
the wanderings of my erratic friend.
Either the stimulous of conventional
self control that had formerly sustained
her was gone, or some new element of
unhappiness had been introduced into
her life since coming to us, for she changed
greatly from the night of her arrival.—
She clung closely to the society of Carrie
and her baby, and when the pleasure was
withdrawn, for ever so short a time, sank
into a state of moody apathy, which puz
zled and astonished Me. Her manner
too : was subjected to strong alterations,
which we.would not explain Or prevent.
In the morning she was gay, eager, bril
liant, her cheeks glowing, her, her eyes
lightning with soft excitement, .which
deepened to feverish expectancy and fit
ful restlessness as the day wore on ; when
night fell and evening slowly advanced
the wistful softness feded out of her face,
the hopeful light front her eyes, and she
hardened to her old cold, haughty self
again. Meantime she grew thinner and
paler; she changed and waned every day
and had the life we lived been in the
wild e st whirl of dissipation, as it was the
quiet embodiment of rural peace, she
could not. have wasted and worn more
rapidly in the conflict of its fietee excite
ments than in the fever of her own strange
and varying moods. " You remind me
of tlarrngna in \ l i the mooted grange,'"
said Carrie to her \ gaily one day, as she
stood in her habitual place at the window,
her slender lingers idly drumming on the
pane, her large eyes vacantly wandering
over the sunny prospects—" You are al
ways looking for something, I am afraid
you arc bored to death with us."
••• Paid i, dreary
rmetil stip it- wear:,
She mid—. I am a weary, weary
1 woul,l that I were dead:
But her grief and remorse knew nu
bounds when the proud Miss ,Milburt;' in
,st cad Or replying with a scornful smile as
vl;‘ , had expected, turned tier wan and
weary flee towards her, and drooping
lu Iplessly in a chair, answered by :L child
ish burst of tears. Thercuas real misery
at the bottom of all these vehement ec
centricities, and as I at last began to sus
pect, something more and later than she
had confessed to us; but we were incapa
ble of intruding upon her mysterious sor-
row while she chose to keep it concealed,
and she was dumb as the grave. "She
will tell ino MOthing;" cried' poor Carrie,
when I t f ue,ttioned on her friend's behalf.
`• And oh, John' she is growing worse
every day :"
It was most true ; but she was no long
er the spoiled, haughty, impulsiveovarin
hearted pet that Carrie had known at
school, but a grave, proud, reticent wo
man whose strange sufferings compelled
us to pity, as her wonderful beauty and
fascinating qualities induced us to love
A sudden attack illness settled the
'atter, Carrie MIS sure that the patient's
uctuati , us were about to culminate i
'rain fever, end I rather favored that
pinion myself, as a means of accounting
or them—particularly as she refused to
be quietly in her bed, but insisted upon
sitting up in a great chair, fully dressed,
and declining to allow medical advice to
be sent for till she had held a conference
with me I was summoned accordingly,
"It seems," said Carrie, stopping we
m the threshold of the sick chamber to
diisper in my ear some caution before I
entered it--"that she has taken a positive
aversion to Dr. Eskdale without seeing
him--she only heard his voice you know,
when he came to see Johnny, and she
went into the hack parlor ; but she is per
fectly frantic at the idea of having him
called in, and I dare not disobey. But
it is so strange. What must we do?
Anything but cross her—she would rath
er die "
The invalid was supporting her hot
orehead on her trembling hand, and hay-
ing her self possession enough to open the
conversation. “Mr. Singleton," she pite
ously began at last, with an effort to keep
back the ready teals which showed how
greatly the subject agitated her and how
extreme was the weakness that had occa
sioned it, "I ask to see' yeti because 1
hear that you think I should, have a phy
sician, and 1 know you will do as I wish
when I request you to get an elderly one.
Don't bring a young doctor, I don't like
young dootors ; there is some old practi
tioner iu the place, 1 suppose, is there
Certainly there was Dr. Benham, a von-
arable quack and so I told her.
"Never mind, be will do very well.—
Please bring me him if you must have
somebody, and promise me at all events
to ask no one else."
So I promised. What could I do
The sick girl's eyes were unnaturally largo
'and- bright, they Seemed 6o search.. me
through and through ; it was impossible
to deceive or to refuse .her. The thing
was distasteful to me,- but the pleadings
of that feeble voice, the t.remblin of that
small hand-,vould have frightened me in
to more hopeless absurdities, without the
urgent appeals of poor Carrie, imploring
me 'tearfully to do everything her (fiend
_requiredflest she should die. Beside,
Eskdale was absent, and the other young
ootors'were'yOung fools, whom I would
not' have asked ill'any ease; so'T submit
TERMS:--82,00 in Advance, or $2,50 within the year
For Abraham Lincoln ono cry of univer
sal regret will be raised all over the civilized
earth. We do not believe that even the
fiercest partisans of the Confederacy in this
country will entertain any sentiment nt such
a time but one of grief and horror. To us.
Abraham Lincoln has always seemed thc fin
est character proolaced by the American war
on either side of the, struggle. He was great,
not merely by the force of genius—and only
the ,word-genius will describe the power of
intellect by which he guided himself and his
country through such a crisis—but by the
simple, natural strength and grandeur of hi„ , r
character. Telloyrand once said of a great
American Statesman that without eXperionce
he "divined" his way through any crisis.
Mr. Lincoln thus-divined his way, through
the perilous, oxhaustingiiild unprecedented
difficulties which might well have broken
the strength and blinded, the prescience of
the best,trained_professional statesmen._ He
seemed to arrive by instinct—by the instinct
of a noble,
_unselfish, and manly nature—at
the very ends' which the highost of political
genius, -the longest of political experience,
could have done no more than reach. He
bore himself fearlessly in danger, calmly in
diffloultY; modestly in success: The 'world
was at last beginning to know bow good,
end in the best sense, what a great man ho
was. It had long, indeed, learned that he
Was as devoid of-vanity as of fear ; but it
had only just coma to knew_ yluit
mity and mercy the hotfr Of triumph would
ted in my taste, and went meekly forth to
summon the elderly humbug.
Fortunately for us hie numerous en
gagements were detaining him some
where, and he was not to be found at his
office ; so, thankful at having kept my
word at so little cost, I was retracing my
steps, resolving to do without medical as.
sistance and try seine simple remedies for
fever, when I suddenly came hard against
somebody rushing round the corner. It
was Eskdale, just come from the cars,
hurried, aliitated breathlessly eager, look
ing like a man who is ju , t about being
tried for his life, and like nothing else
that I can think of, unless an excited
"I was just cowing to your house
"Very well," I answered, and walked
soberly along beside him. I must Con
fess to some inward delight and triumph.
I had not broken my promise by inviting
him, and it was certainly providential
that he should conic without it was not
in the least my business or my doing.—
Howe faint sense of wonderment might
have dawned upon my mind, that he should
be speeding to meet nie in this enthusias
tic manner; but the varied vicissitudes of
the past few weeks had educated me into
a state of genteel languor, andf strode
"You don't won er that I am going r
he inquired at last, breaking the silence
"0 no!" said I—not particularly."
"1 have looked everywhere else, ever
since I knew of her return from the letter
at your house that day, you know."
''los,'' said 1, thinking him mad, and
resolving, for the sake of my own person
al safety, tohutnor any deelusion he might
choose to adopt.
"I went to the place from which it was
postmarked; she had left it and 1 spent
a week trying to find where she had gone,
quite in vain ; no one could tell Inc. I
came hack here disappointed, but did not
think it right to question you, as she
might not wish to have you give informa
tion of her whereabouts, and the respon
sibility of offending her by discovering
it ought to be mine alone,"
"Of course,'' I f , sen ted, hopelessly
"I believe I our right at last in looking
for her here ; my second journey gave
time so much of hope. But don't tell toe
if it be so or not : it would kill me to be
mistaken now. Don't undeceive me if
;trim deluding myself.
"Certainly not," I rejoined. quite curl
vines‘l of it.
My wife met us at the door with her
baby in her aims, and her pretty eyes red
with weeping. At the sight of the doc
tor she started aud f luukcd half relieved,
but glanced reproachfully at me. "You
promised her—oh. John !"
"I didn't brinp.him " said I, resolving
to be fire from accountability td either
maniac—' I met him on the street."
"I was coining here,' Mrs. Sindeton.-
began Eskdale, to whom Johnny imme
diately offered the gild vinagee; belong
ing to Miss Milburn, that had been given
him to play with, and the aid of which I
think our friend really needed, so pale
had he become. Without a word more,
he tuned to go up stairs, and Carrie.see
ing his intention, hurried up before him,
I following, to receive my share of the
'Pile door of the dim, perfumed cham
ber was opened, and my wife, ushering
in her guest, tremulously commenced the
task of introduction. "Miss I‘lilbnrn,
She was interrupted. The two who
we thought strangek's had cried to each
other after a breathless pause, "Henry!"
—"Margaret !" And Dr. Eskdale had
taken the little hot hand that hung so
languidly over the arm of the great chair
a moment before, and Margaret had bent
her stately head upon his shoulders, where
she was weeping hot tears of bitter repen
tance from her very heart.
And that was the end of Miss Milburn's
Tone of the English Press.
'We give hore some extracts Irom the li ngl ioh
Press, on the character and abilities of our
late thief Magistrate. Their eulogies are
dictated by the profound feelii g of respect
and adriliration now felt by good men every
where for one who certainly was the , ' I (Nest
man of all time."
From tho London Situ
prove that he possessed. Reluctant enemies
were just beginning to break into eulogy
over his wise and noble clemency, when the
hand of a vile dastard murderer destroyed,
his valuable and noble life. We in England
have something to feel ashamed of when we
meditate upon the greatness of the man so
Amthipsslyslain. 100 mousy Englishmen lent
theingalves to the vulgar and ignoble cry
which was raised against . him. English
writers degraded themselves to the level with
the coarsest caricaturists when they had to
tell of Abraham Lincoln. They stooped to
criticise a foreign patriot as a menial might
continent on the bearing of a hero. They
sneered at his manner, as if Cromwell was a
Chesterfield ; they accused him of ugliness,
as if _Afirabeau was a beauty ; they mule
coarse pleasantry of his figure, as if feel was
a posture-maker ; they were facetious about
his dress, as if Citvour was a D'Orsay ; they
were indignant about his jokes, as if Pal.
Merston never jested. We do not remem
ber any instance since the wildest days of
British fury against the Corsican "Ogre,''
in which a foreign statesman was ever so
dealt with in English writings as Mr. Lin
coln. A nil WllOll we make the comparison
we cannot but remember that while Napo
leon was our unscrupulous enemy Lincoln
MIS 011 r ',toady friend. Assailed by the emus -
est attacks tin this side of thmocean, tried by
the. sorest tomptationson that, Abraham Lin
(min vs Italy and steadfastly maintained a pol
icy of jicace with England, and never did a
deed , - ifrrei• wrote or spoke a word whirb was
lin;nst or iinfriendtg to the British notion.
I lad such a man died by the hand of disease
in the hour of his triumph, the world must
have mourned for his loss. That he has fall
en by the coward hand of a vile assassin ex
asperates and embitters the grief beyond any
power of language to express.
I From the London Daily News, April 2701.1
In the hour of his great workidone, Presi
dent Lincoln liii fallen. Not, indeed, in
the flush of triumph, for no thought of tri
umph. was In that hottest anti humble heart,
fl.l' in Oo intoxication of applause, for tho
fruits of victory were not yet gathered in his
hand, was the Chief of the American people,
1 ,, r , )1105t 712(1n in the great Christitin-crev
ointioa of (Her a'a, struck down. But his
task trite, nevertheless, accomplished, and
the battle of his life teas won. So he passes
away from the heat and the toil that still
h;n to be endured, Mil of th e h on o r th a t be.
l ng ,. Inn one who has nobly done his part,
Ind carrying in his last thoughts the sense
if deep, steadfast th)nkfulnes• that he now
mild see the assured coming of that end for
chit h he had < o lung striven in faith and
Lope, ti all
eerie , net among Ameriertns only,
lit anieng all lilt() think of manheed as
iore than !ink, and sot iverth rtheve display,
o narno of Jl. braliain Lincoln will be held
I.C.VI•refI C e. Rising from among the, poor
r•a of the poorly, winning ,low way up
ward by sheer hard NV,rk, preQc rv i ng in
every , uccessive stage a charactet:„unspotted
and a name untainted, securing a wider re
spect am Ile LOU:11110 !WHAT kii uw n, never pre
tending to more than he was, nor being loss
than Ii professed himself, he was at length,
fur very singleness heart. and upriglit.Des;
of conduct. because all felt that they 'could
trust him utterly, and would desire to be
guided by lii- firmness, courage and sense,
placed in 11Th chair of President at the turn
point ~f his nation's history. A life so true,
rewarded by a dignity so majestic, way
,nough again -t the putty shafts of mal
ice which in spirit, violent enough
light a civil war, Mined agaim.t him.
lowly callings he had first pursued became
his t it les to greater respect !Inning those whose
re,poct wa, worth having ; the little exter
nal rusticities , oily showed inure brightly, as
hi' rough matrix the golden ore, the true
dignity of his nature. Never was any one,
set in such high place, and surrounded with
so many Inouye- of furious detraction, so
little impeached ii aught blameworthy. The
bitterest enemy could find 110 more to lay to
hi , charge than that his language was sonic
(lnes to hetnely for a supersenOtivo taste,
or that lie conve.ved in a jesting phrase what
the deemed tnoresuited for a statelier style.
But against these speck s , what thorough Ro
hn it V 1111. V, ? A parity nj . thought,
rind deed never dud/owed, a di.vinterest
olnoi., mref saopected, an hunestu of purpose
nerer impaylleil, a gcntleness and tenderness
ant nyr , r marls ri prir(tte eniy or alienated
ur fil'ntl--those are indeed qualities which
1111 : LV well make :illation mourn: But he had
I,W vative, fearing to pass the limits of eS
tabliiht,l sy, t ems , seeking the needful amend
ment, rather from growth than alteration,
he proved him-elf in the erisk the very man
10,4 suited for his post.
)Ir. .1,,b1) , “ 11 . h character Will be dibcus:ted
during the next few days as Jlr. Lincoln's
wm not long Sinee. Two mo uth, ngn I."‘v
eountry hadeven heard of Mr.
.1 id: nson now nothing is more common then
hi hear the aria conclusive judgments pro
:lt:ll,rd u 1 i n his character. An evening
eotionporary >I a of him yesterday as a
drillll,ll This is the kind of
language that we have to guard agaiust. Of
if the iihraite correctly represents the
facts. it is not hi:cause Mr. Johnson can
nrwi, that we are to hold
our tongues. We wish theriere, to state the
results of in(pOrio; which we have thought
it our duty to wake. 01' the incident so -co
gretable, so untoward, whiell (a(curredat the
recent installation, we linow just, as /ouch
and just as little as OW' coternporaries. But.
WO are assured by those who cannot but
know the facts, turd wo((ntirely believe, that
incident cannot, withoutinjustice and injury,
b, taken to represent Mr. Johnson's charac
ter. Th(,c who know him well, describe
im as a man of real capacity and of tem
wrate habits. Mr. Johnson wits elected by
he great Southern State of Tennessee to re
resent it at a Senator in Congress before the
tar. Since the war he was chosen by Mr.
jneoln to be the :Military Governor of Ton
essec. These are testimonies such as are
not given to habitual drunkards, or to men
whom Nature has marked out for mechani
cal pursuits. Let us wait a .while, and see
how Mr. Johnson behaves before we pass
judgment on him, It is our interest, as well
as OM duty.
From the London Glob°, April 27.
It is ton soon to anticipate the depth and
breadth of this great calamity to America
and Europe. Mr. Lincoln had come nobly
through a great ordeal. He had extorted
the approval even of his opponents, at least
on this side of the water. They had conic
to admire, reluctantly, his firmness, honesty,
fairness and sagacity. He had tried to do,
and he had done, what he considered to be
his duty with magnanimity. Hu had never
culled for vengeance upon any . one. In his
dealings with foreign countries, and in his
expressions with regard to them, he had come
to be remarkable, because, among American
Presidents, he showed a justness of view and
ono, which was not common. In tho hour
then the cause ho had labored for was about
triumph, and peace once more prevail over
1 torn and bleeding continent, he was shot
n the back at a theater by a cowardly as-
&Z . . The following are the children of
General Lee : George Washington Castle
Lee, about thirty ; William Henry Fitz
hugh Lee, about twenty-seven ; Annie
Lee, died at Berkley Springs, in 1863,
and would have now been about twenty
five ; Agnes Lee, about twenty-three ;
Robert E. Lee, about twenty; Mildred
Lee, about eighteen. None of them have
married except William H. Fitzhugh,
whose wife, Miss Charlotte Wickham,
died at Richmond in 1863. The eldest
son, George, graduated at the head of his
elites, at West Point, in 1854, and was a
first lieutenant in the corps of engineers
when he followed his father into the
Southern service. William Henry was
farming upon the White House estate,
which belonged to the Dpstia inheritance,
when. the war opened. He was commis
sioned second lieutenant in the 6th in
fantry in 1857, but resigned in 1859.
Robert was at a military school lit
,The sons, it is Well known, are all
officers in the rebellion.
n6 c ., The "line". that J;eff. Davie w
going to fight it out $3ll-- •drino-line.