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Bay City Press, The (Newspaper) - August 31, 1861, Green Bay, Wisconsin INDEPENDENT IN All IN NOTHING VOL II GEEEN BAY 31 10 an Press I W J O H N D L A W E TovrriM In Of fried w n one two weeks 150 Weeks subsequent week ono year Business per annum 175 25 8 00 fl 00 ue on half column ft tiie rates DIRECTORY COUNTY and Attorney and Counsellor at Law office on Adams Kt Green Bay of and Counsellor at Law cor- ner of Duty and Washington Streets HUM M J II 11 OWE Attorneys at Law and Solicitors in Chancery on Washington Street in the patent brick at thi old JAM It WM II and Counselors nt Law and Solicitors In Chancery on Street ill JOHN V mid Hrick Block Washin Wisconsin VAX in ton Street Green Hay The Battle TIIK IIV solemn A cloudy column ho groon plain marching like ti Ihu grim of Iho Iron on liunt with n soutul liy lliu that must boar brunt Gallups tho front And nl command Anil Iho warriors alloni In the blush nf morning flowing What uu Urn hill tup shines In Sou you tho Wu bu your ami Hark ly und thu Thrilling they glorious tone Thrilling through tho marrow anil thu bonol ind when Ihls lifu Is In tho U nor more than ninety per cent of the par value of such so that said section shall henceforth read as Whenever hereafter any person or of persons formed of bunking under tho provisions of this shall duly assign and transfer in trust to the treasurer of this State any portion of the public stocks issued or td be issued by the United States or any State stocks on which full interest is annually paid such person or association of persons shall be entitled to receive from the bank comptroller an amount of um i such circulating notes of they to J registered and and not exceeding in value the amount of money United all notes issued liy banking for redemption tit the office of tlie agent of association during the usual hours of business of the of ten and three o'clock at a rate of count not exceeding of one per cent Sec bank or banking shall or refuse to redeem its as aforesaid shall on proof being made to comptroller of such lect by affidavit of the person who notes for redemption or payment and on depositing office the notes so penalties and be proceeded against in manner as is law the circulating bank or banking association are tested the shall that there is a good and legal payment notes Banking Amendments lo the indicate he i ote for or against the approval of this and th c lots so cast shall be canvassed and returned in manner as the votes oast foi State om cers arc required by law to be canvassed the Secretary of State shall immediately on the com- of a tho smoko how thu guns Is cleaving asunilorl ou how they boutr In nt unit Notary Co Wisconsin Oconto and 3 T Counsellor Oconto and at Bay in and at Hint tors in Appluton Win J It will pay tion to tho of nf nml payment of JOHN JOHN nTA of Court anil eral Wilt attend to ing of ami tho ol taxes in mid Oconto in in and School Honks Minnie Hooks Window Cards Storo tlie Street from host to host kindling sound Tho shouted round tin Is waging And heavy ho pull Thu Iron death dluo Nearer they to square It gwa Thov kneel as ouu man from to Hank thu sharp from Iho a soldier lo the Is sent Many a gap of Is rent the corpse thu man That Lho lino not to tho vnn To tho right to tho loft and around and around Death whirls 111 Its on tho bloody ground sunlight Is quenched In tho light Ihu falls u brooding God grant this is In Hie to uomo that wu once Tho dead men Ho In Ihn blood And In the Mood And Iho feet as they ruul sliding Stumble still on tho corpse that CUiirlotLO my last farewell As the man murmurs thunders I'll are the guns so sharp to the I'll give to thv tliy lust farewell In rain Tho friend thy side may reels light Dark and moro day Into night grant when this is o'er In tlie life to comu that wo meet once tho hoots Thu The horsemen hard on tho Too Their Victory I in Lho all And their colors in the brunt of the glorious light Ami thu day like a bursts on tho night anil alona Tho already sweeps tun rolling in song fallen tins life be o'er There's in we shall meet you morel at Law 101 Street iwur Court III will attend to any to him front Green or lumbering and nt and Chancery in Gothic Block Washington street Hay Wis IN heavy and Shelf Hardware Store on Washington opposite Northern Hank Green Hay M D HAY and on Adams streets second door soutli of Cherry street near the F K Wholesale and dealer In heavy and Stoves Nails Mill Saws Ac Now Store west sido of Washington street near warehouse HOLMES Wholesale and retail dealers in Groceries and Pro visions Hoots and Shoos Domestics in plro Block opposite U S Hotel General Election Notice for Brown Co NOTICE Is hereby given that at the General to bu held in thu several Towns Wards and in County in Stale ol Wisconsin on Tuesday the Monday the lay of November next the following are to be elected to A in of A GOVERNOR in place of Tl A OF in tho place of Louis 1 Harvey A TUNAS in tho place X AX ATTORNEY in the of James II A BANK in thu Vitu Steenwyk A in tho of L and A STATE PRISON COMMISSIONER in the place of Hans C Hogs whoso several terms of will expire on the day of December 186.1 A STATE SENATOR for tho Second Senate District comprising the Counties of Brown and whose term of office will expire on tho first Monday of January A MEMBER OJ for thu Assembly Districts T A I O 11 B A K U lias on a select Stock of Hroad Cloths nml Keady made Clothing Goods Store on ton Struot.folirth door North Butler's store Grown Hay Wisconsin M.P and Counsellor at and Solicitor in Chancery Office in new building Vino Street Green Bay new Wisconsin J F LOY t-Y and Umpire Hlock ton St opposite the U.S Hotel Legal ments of every executed and col- lections made in of Wisconsin 8 to A M and i to r M BAY On Attorney and Counsellor at Law Notary ilo and Attorney for Door Co State of will to the payment of Profession properly belonging tu JOSEPH HARRIS of Doois Co nml Notary Public and Land Agent Sturgeon Bay Door Co Wis Prompt attention will lie given to tho Payment of Taxes Drawing up of Deeds Bonds Mortgages and Redemption of Lands fop Taxes Land Warrants Located promptly Gov Lands In County in to at nor Graduation Laud Claims veil up at my If in the several Districts as determined by the County Board of Supervisors COUNTY SUPERVISORS in the I several and such OTHER jy law required to be at such At same election the question will be taken upon by the people of tlie ments to tlie Hanking Law by of the of 1861 ns by Chapter 1 of the General Laws of tlie Session of us follows CHAPTER 243 As amended by Chester I Extra Session AN ACT to amend tho General Law and the several acts amendatory thereof People of ike Slate of Wisconsin represented in Senate and Assembly do en- act an follows c 1 Sec 23 of chap II of the K Statutes with the hereunto belonging amendment see 98 of the General Laws of is hereby amended as by striking out the following Said stocks to be valued itt a rate to be estimated and governed by the average ruto at which said stocks have been sold in the city of New York within the next Six months proceeding the time when such stocks may be left on deposit with tho By striking out the words equal and inserting after the words not the words in value By striking out the following but such public stocks shall in till cases be or be made to be equal to a stock producing six per cent per annum and it shall not be lawful for the Bank Comptroller to take such stock at a rate above its par value nor above its current market value in the city of New York at the time of deposit bv such person sociation of persons and by inserting in lien thereof the and it shall be lawful for tho bank comptroller to sue for public stocks which have been public stocks assigned and transferred as and tanking aforesaid audit shall be lawful for the i its notes bank comptroller to issue for public as by law but in case of which liave been at neglect or refusal to redeem its notes on during the last six months and up to the presentation at its counter and of time of deposit in tho Now York market test therefor such bank or banking notes up to the par value of elation if riot located the city of said stocks but the Comptroller shall not i Milwaukee or the city not issue for public stocks ranging below par be liable holder of such notes for in said market more circulation than 90 j Provided It within fifteen per cent of the current market value of said stocks at the time of deposit nor more than ninety per cent of the average market value the last six months and for such stocks as during the last six months have been at and above as well as below par the Comptroller shall not issue more than ninety per cent of the average value during the last six months nor in any event more than ninety per cent of its market value on the daj of de- posit nor more than ninety per cent of the par value of such Provided that it in the opinion of Bank troller together with the Governor and the Secretary of State any stocks offered shall be deemed insecure they shall not be received as such securities the provisions of this act And ther that from and after the day of December the Bank Comptroller shall not receive as security for ing bank notes any other public stocks than those issued by the State of sin and tho United States Sec 2 Any public stocks described in the preceding section and issued at a rate of interest less than 5 per cent per annum to be receivable by tho bank troller shall be made to be equal to stocks five per cent per Sec 3 Section 40 of chapter 11 of tho Revised Statutes is by between the words and in the 19th line of said section the words or to the judge at chambers See 4 Every bank and banking now organized in this State and all bunks and banking associations that shall be organized before the first clay of j as employed in legitimate December 1861 except such banks and banking place where the bank is it is hereby declared that tFic bonds deposited with the bank ler shall not bo considered a any evidence of the existence of capital in any such bank or association nor of the amount and extent of such capital and it is hereby made the duty of the troller before issuing any more ting notes to any such bank or banking association now organized or that shall be hereafter in exchange for mutilated notes to satisfy himself by an examination under oath of an officer of such bank or days after receiving notice from the troller to pay the same redeem said notes in the lawful money of the United States with interest at the rate of fifteen per cent per annum Provided That the cer or officers of such bank or banking association so neglecting or sing to redeem its notes on demand may endorse upon the bills or package of bills so presented an acknowledgment of such presentation and refusal and ing- protest lipon the and such en- shall be held as evidence of the statement therein made SKC 13 No bank or banking association shall hereafter receive upon the deposit of bonds circulating notes to an amount exceed ing three times cash capital actually paid in and the bank comptroller authorized and re- quired to ascertain what the actual cash capital of any bank or banking applying for circulation except in exchange for mutilated bills may bo and for this purpose he is authorized to ine any person on oath and to compel an- swers under oath from any officer or stockholder of bank or banking sociation so or any other son SEC 14 No bank or banking tion shall bo organized in this State nor any more circulating notes be issued to any bank banking ation State unless said bank or banking association shall have a cash capital of at least fifteen thousand dollars actually paid in which shall re- main the in the shalli communicate the same to the next ture at the commencement of the session and lie shall to the State Treasurer a copy with a statement of the re- sult of canvass upon the subject immediately after the completion of the canvass Chapter 242 Approved April 13 ter 1 session Approved May 25 1861 Said election be conducted the votes returns made in accordance with the provisions of the Revised Statutes of 1838 City of Green Bay Precedents for Our Shortcomings in When the public read reports of management in departments of the army administration it is apt to forget such abuses happen at the ment of all wars and more especially as in our case a nation has ed a long period of peace in which it essentially It is not only in this country and at this time that speculators have been found ishing food and clothing use or that armies have suffered by the of those necessarily inexperienced men to whom the thousand intricate de- tails of its management and provision must be entrusted At the commencement of the late ian war though France had just settled down from the Crimean battles and the experiences of that dreadful campaign were fresh upon the Government the complaints of the army were loud and continued and Parisian ted stories of fortunes made by the mous speculators at the expense of the health comfort and of the French troops beside which the worst that is reported in our journals seems de- cent All world must remember the incredible tales of swindling in food in clothes in medicines in every detail of the army commissariat and subsistence departments with which the London Times shocked not only England but lookers on several months after the commencement OL the Crimean At that time the English had be- banking associations as arc or may after be located in the cities of kee and Madison shall on or before said first day of December next appoint an agent who shall keep an office in tho city of Milwaukee or in the city of Madison for the redemption of all circulating notes issued by such bank or banking tion which shall be presented to such agent for payment or redemption Sec 5 The appointment of such agent shall be made in writing and such County of Brown uu i One or two SUPERINTENDENTS ten appointment shall be delivered to tho Comptroller on or before said first in a far loss degree than Tho British government had not had a a ly great Avar for many since of in fact The army had always large and ive to be sure constantly ing in India and China and other far away countries But when the scene of war was laid nearer home and when the contest was no longer with barbarians but with a nation as skilled in all the modern appliances of battle as the English themselves then the British government found itself as as our own does to-day Their ministers and their subordinates entered upon duties novel to them and for many weary months every mail steamer only news of wholesale clay of December next who shall We the j association that it has fully complied with same in his office If any bank or ing- association shall neglect or refuse to tho of this and of the next preceding section oi and for thc purposes of such examination the appoint such agent within the time above mentioned the Bunk Comptroller shall comptroller or in his absence the deputy j appoint such agent for such bank or comptroller is hereby authorized 4 I VV 110 Cl snch gigantic frauds of contractors a succession of official blunders as filled with painful surprise and led believe fora while that the brave to meet and con- had died out in ing- association Sec G Tlie Bank Comptroller shall in Door Co Iho WILLIAM sr is prepared to furnish to In all the various styles and ol fashion A select stock of nnd Heady Mado Furnishing Goods constantly on and for salo at the lowest cash prices Stopo on Washington street door north of U S Bay Wis tell you when arc just right at of fine at or above par the last six months and up to the time of deposit in the Now York market circulating notes up to the par value of said stocks but the comptroller shall not issue for public stocks ranging below par in said market more circulation than ninety per cent of the current market value of said stocks at tho time of deposit nor more than ninety per cent of the average ket value during the last six months and for such stocks as during the last six months have been at and above as well as below par tho Comptroller shall not issue more than ninety per cent of the average value during the last six in any event more ninety per cent nf its market tho day of deposit immediately after said first day of ber next during such time as he may doom advisable publish a list of such agents in one daily newspaper published in the city of Madison and in one daily newspaper published in the city of waukee the expense whereof shall be ally divided among the several banks or associations so published and be paid by them to the Comptroller on de- mand under penalty of forfeiture of one hundred dollars to be collected and plied as provided in respect to the ture named in section 19 chapter 11 of the He vised Statutes Sec T Every bank or banking tion hereafter organized shall before re- any circulating notes from the Bank Comptroller appoint an agent ior tho purposes of this act and such ment shall bo published in the manner aforesaid at the of such bank or banking association to be collected in the manner above provided Sec 8 Appointments of agents made in pursuance of this act may be revoked and now appointments of agents made from time to time by delivering such re- vocation and appointment to the Bank Comptroller who shall cause the same to be published as provided Sec 9 It shall be for any ber of banks or banking associations by this act to appoint an agent to associate together for raising a joint to be placed hands of common agent for the redemption of their circulating notes in the city of Madison and also the circulating notes Of other bariks iii such under such may be agreed upon and to employ such agents and clerks as they may deem necessary to carry oir the of snch common but nothing in this section shall authorize the or purchase by stich agency of notes at a rate of discount minister oaths Provided That nothing n this act contained shall be so construed is to any bank to issue circulating notes if amount than its ual capital SEC 15 From and after the first day jf December next it shall not be lawful br any bank or banking er broker company or corporation to or attempt to circulate or to pay as money any note or other lence of issued or purporting to lave been issued by any bank banking association company corporation or in- located or residing out of this said note or evidence of Jebt shall for the last six months out have er than is herein nor relieve such banks from any duty or liability re quired qr imposed by this act ng such circulating or paying o in tho city of New York or ton in current money of ttc United States at a discount not exceeding three-fourths of one per the decision of the iroller as to tho rate of such discount shall be and conclusive Every bank or banking broker corporation or com- pany offending the provisions section shall each and every offence the surd of one hundred dollars to be recovered with costs of suit in the for the use of any the same and prosecute such suit in any court having iG artd every person owning or in or Banking association shall sell tranter or assign his stock or any tion thereof in any such bank or banking held for tho term of from and after oV assignment as liable to the stock so as aforesaid sold or assigned by him for the payment of all the debts and liabilities of such bank or banking sociation sale trans- fer Sec 17 shall take effect and be in force rpm and after the first day of December eighteen and All acts of parts of acts conflicting with oc in any way contravening the of this act are hereby repealed Sec At Election to on does not remember the wretched stories of soldiers sleeping in the mud without blankets or tents marching with bare and bleeding feet over the frozen ground freezing for lack of sufficient and good clothing ill-fed ill-clad only not Who does not remember that while the sick and ded perished at Scutari for lack of cines and bandages immense stores of these articles were rotting red tape not seven miles away under custody of certain officials who dared to deliver them only on orders from Who does not remember the bing of contractors iri which some of Englands great names proved to be con- cerned the official routine which bound everything with that fatal red which was stronger than many chain bles tho millions paid out by the nation for which the army received no toe long series of blunders in which vate rascality seemed joined with official bring defeat upon the British It needed a whole year of vigorous fort tb set matters even moderately straight with the army in the Crimea It was out of this bitter England and the world experience that got the exhausting wai would weigh down our as it does that of the people of Europe to-day appropriations for the war purposes for the present yeai when she it with all the to over cue inous outlay is necessary only because she has an ambitions and neighbor It was to prevent such evils on this that our wisest men took measures for the Union those territories which disappointed politicians Jare now striving to rob it of r To all great national movements a tain proportion of swindlers and bles inevitably fasten themselves like barnacles On a clipper's rand but of all good ery and removal of But it is not less the part of every patriot to discharge the sweeping charges against the ted authorities To expose specific in- stances and lo push them home to their authors and arraign these before an indignant public are acts worthy tlie Best efforts of the press aud of all public spirited men and affords valuable aid to the wholesale charges Of cial or can have only the effect of weakening the nation's those who minister the government and whose first interest is to see that no harm befalls the public They dampen the nation's and lessen its hope of er mischief cannot be done by worst enemies A WOMAN OF GOOD ing very happy and Squally true sketch is from the London Quarterly You sec this lady turning a cold eye to tho assurances of shopmen and the of milliners She cares not how original a pattern may if if be ngly or how recent a shape if it be ward Whatever laws fashion indicates she follows a law of her own and is er behind it She wears very beautiful things which people generally suppose be fetched from Paris or at by a French milliner but which as often are bought at the nearest town and made up by her own maid Not that her cos: tumc is either rich or new on tho contra- ry she wears only a cheap but it- is always pretty and many an but it is always good She in rib confusion of colors nor does she effect a studied sobriety but she either refreshes a spirited or ses you with Not a scrap of tinsel or trumpery pears upon her She puts no faith in bauds or gilt buttons or twisted cording She is quite aware however that the garnish is as important as the all her inner and are delicate and should anything peep out which is not intended to be seen it is as much so which After all great art either in her fashions or her The secret simply consists in her ing the three grand unities of own her own and her own points And no woman can who does not After this we need say that whatever is attracted by riot be disappointed in the wearer She inay not bo accomplished but we will answer being even well informed arid a complete the redeem on word nut the man in the right snau sen tranter or assign ins SIOCK or any a tion in any snch bank or banking place and the war was nearly at an end before the abuses were stopped which called out this cry Let patience H here have looked only purses at the expense of our armies and of the it is a not out precedent Not that this makes acts loss are to strive less anxiously prevent abuses But let us not lose courage few men will bo thieves Let us not despair if abuses arc not once Let us not lose this new and cumbrous machinery will not smoothly at the the drawback we pay for long blessings of peace And we may be sure that if through discontent at the slow progress of we brought to the as our enemies seek to.force1 ten twenty years w the mach bt war enough with us and of a standing army and of of all then to be elected the shall become a law go into effect or in any manner be in force shall be submitted to the people tbe samp shall bo approved majority of all the cast on the it shall not he Sec 20 Tlie on the last proceeding section by ballot and shall hayo written or or each nf Amendments to tile Well that's always the way telegraph folks 1 exclaimed Mrs Mellow the good send xis one day is pretty to be Why there's our Shute who got a story as her husband had been killed in one of the battles and the day after it was all for it proved to be another man! Gin me the old stage arter continued twas RAVAGES BEASTS IN 1859 and 1860 15 men 5 women and Were killed by the beasts of the jungles of flic northwestern by wolves and 51 men 3 women and 114 children were injured During these two years 41 tigers 365 leopards bears 32 hyenas and 254 wolves were for which the government paid pees as rewards correspondent of the Courier Unis contradicts the statement published in several the effect that Geri Beauregard is of Canadian descent According writer the General is a grandson of the i French Baron de while his is a descendant of the Italian cal family of A process has beeri invented for an im- provement in the manufacture of steel during the operation of puddling A small quantity of gold is introduced which diffusion throughout is said to confer extraordinary advantages The process is to ships plates anchor cables and all those portions of railway plant in is essential Col Duncan of Sixth North who was killed at Bull United States minister at Paris under the Administration and the opponent of the lato Ellis as an advocate of the public distribution policy of Louis of
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