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TUNKHANNOCK, PA., WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, 1865.
O ! coula there in this world be found
Some little spot of happy ground
Where vi.lage pleasuies inigut go round
Without the village latuiag 7
How douoiy blest mat plaoe would be
Where all might dwell iu libeny,
Of goss'p's ouai.as prattling !
If suth a spot were really known,
Dauie Peace might claim it us her own,
Ami in it she might fix her throne
Forever and torever;
There, tike a qu,.e:i might reign and lire
\\ here every one would soon iorgive
The little sligUls they uugul receive,
And be olfe hded never.
The mischief makers that remove
Far from our hearts the warmth of love,
And lead us all to disapprove
Whai gives another pleasure ;
They seem to t ke one's part, but when
They've heard our case, uukmdly't hen
Xhey soun retail lucai all again
Mixed with poisonous measure.
And they have such a cunning way
Of telling tales. They say,
"Don't mention w hat I say 1 pray ;
I would not tell ano her."
Straight to their nsighboi's house they go.
Narrating every thing they know,
And break the peace of high and low—
Wife, husband, friend, and brother.
0 ! that the mischief-making crew
Were all reduced to one or tro,
Aud they were painted red or blue !
That every one migut know (beta :
Then would the village soon forget
To rage and quarrel, fume and tret,
And lull into an angry pet.
Wi;h things to much below them,
For it's a sad degrading part,
To make another's boaom smart,
Aud plant a dagger in th heart.
We ought to love and cherish ;
'Then let us evermore be found
In quietness with all around,
While friendship, peace, and joy abound,
And angry feelings perish.
AN UNEXPECTED FRIEND.
A STORV OT GEN. WASHINGTON.
"It ir.ut be, iny child !" said the poor wid
ow, wiping away the tears that slowly trick
leil down her wasted cheeks. 'There is no
other resource. lam too sick to woru ;
and you cannot, surely, see me and your lit
lie broiher s'arve. Try and beg a a few
shillings, and perhaps by the time that ife!
gone I may be better. Go, Ilenry, uiy dear
I grieve to send vou on 6uch an errand, but
it uiu-t b June."
The b< y. n n dlt* li'tle fellow of about ton
years, sta r'ed up, and throwing h's arms
about his mother, left the house. lie did
iot hear the groan of anguish that was Ut
ti red by his parent as the door closed be
hind ; anil It was well he did not, for his
little heart wa ready to burst wiihout it.
It was in a bye street in Philadelphia, and
as he walked to and fro on the sidu walk, he
looked first on one person and then on anoth
er as they passed him, but no one seemed to
look kindly on him, and the longer he wait
ed the faster his courage dwindled away,
and the m >re difficult it became to beg. The
tears were running fast down his cheeks but
Qnb idy noticed them, or if they did, nobody
seemed to care ; for although clean. Henry
looked poor and miserable, and it is common
for the poor and miserable to cry.
Everybody seemed in a hurry, and the
poor boy was quite in despair when he at
last espied a gentleman, who seemed to be
very leisurely taking a morning walk. He
was dressed in black, wore a three cornered
hat, and had a face that was as mild and be
nignant as an angel's.
Somehow, when Ilenry looked at him, he
ft 11 nil fears vanish at once, and instantly ap
proached him. llis tears had been flowing
so long, that his eyes were quite red and
swollen, and Ins voice trembled, but that
was with weakness, for he had not eaten for
twenty four Loirs. As IFnry, with a low,
faltering voice, begged for a little charity, the
gentleman stopped, and his kind heart melt
ed with compas-don as he looked iintothe
countenance of the boy, and saw the deep
blush that spread over his face, and listened
to the modest, humble tones which accompa
nied his perition.
" You do not look like a boy that has been
accustomed ta beg his bread," said he, kind
ly, laying his hand on the boy's shoulder.—-
"What has driven you to this step 7"
"Indeod." answered Ilenry, his tears be
ginning to flow afresh, "I was not born to
this condition. But the misfortune of my ]
father, and the sickness of ray mother, have I
driven ine to the necessity now."
"Who is your father 7" inquire! tho gen
tlemen, still more interested.
"My father was a rich merchant of this
city, but he became bondsman for a friend,
who soon after failed, and he was entirely
ruined. He could not live long after tbia,
and in one month he died of grief, snd his
eath TU more dreadful than of oar
troubles. My mother has, until now, man
aged to sappori herself and my little brother
by her labor, and I have earned what I could
by shoveling suow and oiher work that I
could find to do ; but night before last,
mother was taken sick, and she has since
become so very aick, that'—here the tears
flowed faster thac ever—"that I do 'ear ahe
will die. I cannot thiuk of any way in the
world to help her.
"I have not had work for several weeks.—
1 have not had the courage to go to any of
my mother's old acquaintances and tell them
that he had cume to need charity. I thought
you looked like a stranger, sir, and some
thing in your face overcame my shame and
gave me courage to speak to you. Ob, sir,
do pity my poor mother !".
The tears, the simple and moving language
of the poor boy, touched a cord in tbe bteast
of the stranger that was accustomed to fre
•'Where does your mother live, ray boy ?
said he, in a husky voice; "is it far from
hi re 7"
"She lives in the last house on this street,
ir," replied Henry. "You caß see it from
here in the third block, and on the left head
"Have you gent for a physician 7"
"No, sir," said the b->y, sorrowfully; "I
had no money to pay either for a physician
or for medicine."
"Here," said the stranger, drawing some
pieces of silver from his pocket, "here are
three dollars, take tbem, and run immedi
ately for a physician."
Henry's eyes flashed with gratitude; be
received the money with a stammering, and
almost inaudible voice, but, with gratitude,
The benevolent stranger instantly sought
(he dwelling of the sick widow. He entered
a little room in which he could see nothing
but a few implements of female laOur—a mis
enable table, an old burmu, and a little bed,
which stood in one Corner on which the in
valid lay. She appeared weak and almost
0 xhaostcd, tDd on the bed at her feet, sat a
little boy'crjing as if his heart would break.
Deeply uoved at the 6ight, the stiangsr
drew near I'ue bedside of the invrlid, and,
feigning to be a physician, inquired into the
nature of her disease . The symplons were
explained in a few words, when the widow,
with a deep sigh, addsd : "Oh ! my sickness
has a deeper caqse, and one which is beyoad
Ihe art of physicians to cure ! lam a mo' h
er—a wretched mother. I see my children
sinking daily deeper and deeper in want,
which I have no way of relieving. My sick
ness is o the heart, and death alone can end
iny sorrows ; but even death is dreadful to
me, for it awakens the thought of the misery
into which my childred would be plunged tl
" (here emotions checked her utterance,
and the tears flowed unrestrained dow.i hei
cheeks; but tho pretended physician, spoke
so consolingly to her, and manifested so
warm a sympathy for her condition, that the
In-art of the poor woman throbbed with a
pleasure that was unwonted.)
"Do not despair," said the stranger ; think
only of recovery and of preserving a li r e that
is so precious to jour children. Can I write
a prescription here 7"
The poor widow took a little prayer book
from the hands of the little child who sat
with her on the bed, and, tearing out a blank
leaf, *T have no other," she laid, but perhaps
this will do.
The at ranger tiok a pencil 'roin his pocket,
and wrote a few lines upjn the paper.
"This prescription, you will find of great
service to you. If necessary, I will write you
a second. I have great hopes of your recov*
lie laid the paper on the table, and departs
ed. Scarcely wes he gone when the eldest
"Cheer up, dear mother, said he, see what
a kind, benevolent stranger has given us ! It
enables us to have a physician, and he will be
here in a moment."
"Come nearer, my SOB, answered the mo
ther. "Come nearer, that L may bless you
A physician has just been here. He left that
prescription on the table; *ce if you can read
Henry g!anced at the paper, and started
"What is it, my son 7" exchiined the wid
ow, trembling with apprehension of she knew
The mother took the paper from the hands
ol tho son, but no sooner fixed her eyes upon
it than Rhe exclaimed, "My God! it is WASH
INGTON !" and fell back fainting.
The writing was an obligation from Wash
ington, by which the widow was to receive
the sum of one hundred dollars from his own
private property, to be doubled in case of ne
Meanwhile the expected physician made
his appearance, and soon awoke the mother
from her fainting fit. The joyful surprise
together with a good nurse with which the
physician provided her, and plenty of whole
some food, restored her to pet feet health.
Let the children who read this atory re
member that the great and good Washington
was not above entering the abodes of poverty
and carrying joy and gladness to the hearts
of its inmates. This Is a true story, and
shows that Washington was kind to the
jDor. , . i A
I Tbe Aaaasalnatien Conspirator—Their Per
A coirespondent of the New York Times
gives the following description of the personal
appearance of the alleged accomplices of the
assassin, Booth ;
"Here is s man appa-ently about 41 or 42
years old, say five feet ten inches iu height,
slender, red or sandy hair of thin growth,
pale oval face, somewhat intelligent, medium
size, blue eyes, high furhcad, rather promi
nent nose, thin lips, and a red tult of hair on
the chin. He does not seem to be distressed
but is interested in the trial. He is dressed
genteelly iu black, and wears slippers. The
movements of bis limbs are somewhat re
st rie'ed, for a small chaio surrounds each
wrist, and extends from arm to arm, and a
like chain is about his ankles and confines
bis legs. This man is Dr. Mudd, against
whom, it was at first supposed, but little if
anything of guilt could be shown, but against
whom DUW the testimony thus far seems fear
"Here is a little fellow dressed in a faded
blue suit, whom you would scarce cill a man;
he si ems but nineteen or 60, about 5 feet 4
inches high, dusty black neglected hair, live
ly, dark, hazel eye, slight tufts of beard,
along the chin and jaws, and faintly sur
rounding the mouih, rather round face, lull
but not prominent nose, full lips, foolish,
weak, boyish, confiding countenance, indi
cating but little intelligence, and not the
lainteBt trace of ferocity. And this is the
poor creature who seemed to live but in the
smile of the as*Bsin, who devotedly followed
him in his flight sharing his privations, per
ils, and capture. This boy si Harrold.
Lewis Payne is clothed sparingly ; he is in
his shirt sleeves— a 6ort of steel mixed wool
en shirt his pantaloons are dark blue com
mon cloth ; neck band and shirt collar unv
buttoned ; he is fully six feet high, slender,
bony, angular form, square and narow across
the shoulders, hollow-breasted ; hair black
straight, irregular cut, and hanging inbiffer
ently about his forehead, which is rather low
and narrow ; blue eyes, large, stating, and
sometimes wild ; returns your look steadily
ami significantly ; square face, angular nose,
thin at tbe top, but expanding abruptly at
the nosti ils ; thin lips and slightly twisted
mouth ; cmved uosyuimeirically a little to
rheieUof the middle line of the lace ; a
wild,avage looking man, beariug no scien
lialla of culture or refinement—the most
perfect type of the ingrain, hardened crimi
Spangler. the carpenter of Ford's theatre,
who is bciieved to have been Booth's ac
complice in preparing the means of escape
from the theatre, 6eems to have left only
enough 6ensibiluy, to understand that he has
got into a very uncorafotable situation some
how or other. He is of short, thick stature,
full face, bearing indications of excessive
drink, dull gray eyes, unsymmetrical head,
and light hair, closely cut.
"O'Laughlin, against whom, as yet, the
proofs have not developed aoything, is a
small mail, weighing abont 130 pounds, about
5 feet 5 inci.es high, bushy black Lair. o(
luxuriant growth, pale face, black eyes,
slight black whiskers, del.cate silky mous
tache, and thin goatee. His countenance is
eminently Spanish, tolerab'y intelligent, with
no special indication* of any kind.
"Atzerott is pointed out as the perscn to
whom was entrusted the assassination of
President Johnson, in the Kukwood House.
This criminal is a man of small stature, Dutch
faee. sallow complexion, dull, dark blue eyr,
rather light colored hair, buhy and neglect
ed, looks rather unconcernedly on, and at no
time evinces a high sensibility of bis almost
The last of the male prisoners on trial is
Arnold, against whom, also, as yet, ne testi
mony has been introduced, and we do not
now understand his status in the tragical
drama. He is a young man of very decent
and respectable appearance, clad well and
cleanly, about thirty years old, 5 feet 8 inch
es In height, dark hair and eye*, slight beard
clear light complexion, intelligent counte
nance, and one in .which we could look in
vain for evicence of capacity of guilt.
The last and mo9t prominent of tho accus
ed is Mary Surratt. This woman is dressed
in full mourninc ; she wear 6 her bonnet and
vi*il during the sessions of the commission.—
Her age is probably fifty. She is a large,
Amazonian class of women, square built,
masculine hands, rathe" full face, dark gray,
lifeless eye, hair not decidedly dark, complex
ion swarthy; altogether, ber face denotes
more than ordinary intelligence. She seems
too strong to be weighed down by crush
ing testimony against her and whilst
conclusive evidence was being rendered,
which, if true, makes her part in the horrible
tragedy of the most cold blooded, heartless
character, she but once seemed disturbed.—
Her eye is rather soft in expression, and
strangely at variance with the general harsh
ness of her other features. She seems awo
man of undaunted metal, and flitted for Mac
beth'e injunction to "bring forth men chil
dren only ;" and yet the does not appear as
Lady Macbeth prayed to be, "(rum crown to
toe-top full of direst cruelty." This unfor
tunate wotnao, like the other prisoners, is in
Irons. A bar of abont teo inches in length
passes from one ankle to the other, and !•
l here attached to an iron hand that encircle#
each leg. Her bands are free.
"All the other prisoners, except Dr. Mndd
are heavily ironed. Tbcir feet and ankle •
are ironed, as in the case of Mary Surra*, and
attached to each leg is a chain about six feet
long, to which is appended a ball weighing
fifty pounds. Besides this, a bar and band*
hke those about the feet confine their arm.
When a prisoner heavily ironed tr rtqairttl*
to move about, the officer in attendance upon
him carriea the ball.
"Nearly all the accused are required to
wear a peculiar cap when they return from
the court to their rooms. This cap. ia con
structed of cotton cloth, padded, and covert,
helmet like, the entire bead and nearly all
the face. It was suggested some weeks ago
by the attempt of Payne to take bit life by
butting bis head against the prison walls.
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THE ATLANTIC CABLE,-
Our readers are aware that another at
tempt will he made this summer to lay a ca
ble between tht two Hemispheres. The
Great Eastern has been chartered to trans
port the cable, and it is said, will commence
her voyage early in June. In its constauu
ti°n, the nsw cable is said to differ much from
the old one, and it is asserted with confidence
that the problem how to combine the great
est possible strength with the least posaible
specific waight, has at las t been solved.
The cable, as stowed on the Gt. Eastern
will be separated into three divisions, that
represent respectively, 433, 803, atld 817
miles—all of which will be on board about
the end of the present month, May. Tha
three lengths into which the cable is divided,'
wi !be fused by a peculiar prdceser TW
weight of the cable amounts to 5,000 tone.
In laying the cable, attemps will again be
made to connect some point off the- Irish
coast, probably Valentin, with New Pound
land-most likely at Bull's Bay-and fortius
purpose its length (2 : 263 mis.) will not
only be sufficient, but leavo a reserve of 520
miles for possible deviations from the normal
course, of such detours as may be caused by
currents, unfavorable weather, or to avoid
unnecessary depths of water. The greatest <
depth to be overcome in the proposed route
is from 5,000 to 5.500 fathoms, while the ab
solute strength of the cable is sueh that It
could support the strain of its own weight*
m tranquil water four times as deep.
ORIEIN OF THE "PRINTER'S Dent."—
When Manitus the elder set up in busmen,-,
at \ enice, he came in possession of s-iittle
negro boy. Tins boy was known over the
city as "the little Liack devil" who helped
the mysterious bibliofac'.or along, and some
of the ignorant persons believed him to be
none other than the embodiment of Satan,
who helped Aldus in the prosecution of bia
profession. One day. Aldus, to dispel this
strange hallucination by publicity, displayed
the young imp to tfce poorer classes. Upon
this occ 6'on he made a 7ery characteristic
speech : ''Let it be known to Venice, that I
Aldus Manitus printer to the Iloly Church
and Dodge, have this day made public ex
posure of the printer's devil. AH those who
'bink he is not flesh and; blood may come
and pinch him.
The following is understood to be the dij
position of the Major-generals in the regular
amy woich has been determined upon :
Geoeial Ilalleck takes command ofth#
General Sherman, of the military division
of the Mississippi, comprising the States of
Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, and probably
Gen. Meade, of the Atlantic States:
i en. Sheridan, of the trans-Mississippi :
Gen, Geo. 11. Thomas, of Virginia, North
Carolina , and perhaps other Southern States
A NEW USE FOR OI.D NAILS It is stated
as a new discovery that wonderful effect*
may be obtained by watering fruit trees and
vegetables with a solution of sulphate of iron.
Under this system beans will grow te nearly
double the size,and will acquires much more
savory taste. The peqr seems to be particu
larly well adapted for this treatment Old
nails thrown into water and left to yuat there
will impart to*it all the nece-sarj. qualifica
tions of forcing vegetation as described.
tsr It is reported that the number of
men to be mustered out of eervice is 120,000.
All the troops from Northern States, except
veterans, will be discharged.
JU2C Jefferson Davis has been removed
from Fortress Monroe to Washington. He
is now conficed on a monitor in the Poto
The Futupe Prospect of Gen. Lee,
NEW YORK, June 4—Richmond letters
etate that members of tho English Parlia
ment have offered Gen. Lee a splendid, resi
dence in London, and a earn of money, the
interest of wuich would support himself sod
family for life.
The devil took his stick up very solffgp;
When he set this piece to ffll tWi oohpsMl,
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