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Oshkosh Democrat (Newspaper) - September 20, 1850, Oshkosh, Wisconsin The Democrat at Co Wisconsin every Friday morning by JAMES DENSMORE who have their papers a year ST and payable in TERMS Of ADVERTISING One Square 161 ines 3 weeks Each additional insertion 25 cents For six months By the One of a Column One-Half fun Yearly of their advertisements every six months at the ute Prices D C Blodgett ATTORNEY COUNSELLOR at Law Oshkosh Wisconsin 28 Byron Leper ATTORNEY and Councilor at Law Of- fice with L P Oshkosh sin Aug Kern Smalley JUSTICES OF THE PEACE Land and General kosh Wisconsin 27 Co DEALERS in Family Groceries of all kinds and descriptions All kinds of produce taken in exchange for Next door to Hay Hall's tin shop Oshkosh consin Without Menasha Winnebago Co Wis Hog and hominy for all who are hungry 25 Attorneys and Counsellors at Law and tors in Oshkosh Winnebago Co Wis R P B O W WASHBURN Counsellor and Attorney at Law Oshkosh Wisconsin LINDE JENCKES PH Y SI CIA NS SURGEONS Office in dwelling CHAK LINDE 3 L Oshkosh May 8 BUTTRICK SPAULDING Attorneys and Counsellors at Law County Wisconsin L BUTRICK ALEX SPAULDING Hon Albany N Y 11 A IV Wis James D Doty Gen King Milwaukee WHEELER EMMONS Attorneys at Law Winnebago Wisconsin Will attend promptly to all business to their care Particular attention paid to Col- lection and Land Agency business EDWIN NATHAN H EMMONS Edwin L COURT For Counts And Commissioner Jo r the State of New York Residence WIN Clerk of the Circuit Court of go County Register in Chancery two doors north of the Land Office Gunsmithing J CRAIG wishes to announce to the public that lie has commenced business on Ferry street one door south of Dr Wright's office is always on hand Gunsmithing AH HART having located himself at Menasha Winnebago Co is now pre- pared to do any work in his line of his ness on the shortest notice Single Double and Rijles made to order Tf Sportsmen do ivell to give him a call A H HART Menasha Tan 28 VOL II DEVOTED TO THE DISCUSSION OF EVERYTHING RELATING TO THE PUBLIC GOOD OSHKOSH WISCONSIN FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 20 1850 NO 29 A DODGE CO 1850 Storage Forwarding Merchants Having fitted and enlarged their Warehouse will be on the opening of navigation to do any business in the above line AD business entrusted to the ir care will be at- with promptness and despatch and a reasonable charges REFERENCES A A Smalley Green Buy Whitney fa Co John Bannister Fond du Lac B H Smith fc Ten Eyck Menaska Isaac Davis Kirtland fy Taylor Sheboygan C J Coon Jewell fy Co Wheeler fy Crane Strong H MUSIC I am not nevar could Fall into raptures o'er Italian Songs without words I never understood Though soft and sweet as harp of 1 never ask a lady for a song No matter how divinely she may sing Without a secret hope It won't be long Unless the poetry has beauty in it Yet there is music to whose sound my heart Beats in giad music filling The aoul with joy tho all unschooled by Sometimes in melodies low-voiced and thrilling It comes and sometimes on the charmed ear Falls in a gush of sweet wild minstrelsy Anon its lofty 1 hear Lifting my soul in solemn gladness high Wouldst hear this Then go forth in spring When nature from her trance is waking Hear the robin tho bluebird sing List the sweet clamor which the brooks are making Hark to the of the young loaves telling That May sweet May is come to ua once more Stand by ths lake where wavelets swelling Break in melodious chorus on the shore Livery and Exchange The undersigned having established in the above business in this village on Higl in the first building west of the Schoo House is prepared at all times to furnish Doub le or Single Teams and Carriages with o without Drivers and Saddle Horses on reason able terms Horses bought and sold or exchanged THOS G BURGESS July 1st 1850 From the Companion Angelina's Fainted The talk was of speak cried Miss An- gelina Daffy I'm certain of I were only to look at a Hottentot I should must faint said Miss and there was a pause in the conversation for when Miss hite exclaimed less young ladies to look to themselves Now had a great for fainting nally a Perhaps the talent gift nevertheless was it could not be denied that a frequent and earnest cultivation of the brought it to perfection endowment had Miss Dafy al Wouldst hear this thunder to the Mingling its deep voice with the Mimme one notice could faint at any lime and upon any subject She ould faint at either extreme of the faint nt breakfast or faint at supper could faint with equal beauty and fulness whether the matter to bo upon were a black beetle or a blac bull or a bullfinch Shehad wonderful powers of syncope though it be allowed like most folks haunted w th a despotic sense of their own genius she now and then employed it a little 011 o place however is a human weakness For a philosopher ti his ram Stand mutely gazing filled with awful wonder And hear Niagara's loud Or when the winds lift up their voice on high Swaying the forest branches round and us Say ia what mood of loftiest ecstacy Could human genius frame sublimer And music dwells homely indeed yet sweet a sound of gentle in many meaning The soft quick pattering of tiny feet The quiet voice that in our dreaming We called the song before he died The cricket's note the cheerful humming The gentle purung of the cat beside The fire fresh heaped to waif her master's coming These and those softened rural sounds that seem To make the summer stillness only deeper The tinkle by the distant stream The soothing hum lhat lulls the noontide sleeper The labor lightening music of the bee The long-wound horn the laborer's toil suspending Are voices ail of varied melody In one sweet praiseful blending Don't Fret Has a neighbor injured Don't You will yet come off the best He's the moat to answer for Never mind it let it rest Don't fret Has a horrid lie been It will run itself to death If you w 11 let it quite alone It will die lor want of breath tret Are your enemies pt Don't They injure you a whit find you heed them not will boon be glad to quit Don't fret Is adversity your Don't Fortune's wheel keeps turning round Every will reach the top Which like you is going down fret says that when the law says a man can't marry his grandmother aunt or his wife's mother the law makes an ass of when a man marries he marries the whole own satisfaction has proved lhat pea cock takes no pride in its own effi Igen glories all unconscious of their spreads them because it was ordained tc do so and after all had Miss been philosophically upon he proneness to faint she would have attri buted the habit to uu to the simple but inevitable truth she was made to faint She would not huv recognized any beauty in the ait of fnin ting but the natural that to faint was feminine Evt sh thought was made for sal volatile Miss Lillywhite was a of sev I am next Miss Lilly white would blithely observe as tho yea might be And this gay was the more pleasing in Miss te in- aa she might have pissed for for- ty nay had she suckled ever so lit te for it she might have got off with si said Miss Lillywhite Miss Angelina looked gradually became very deeply At first she raised her eyes Miss Lillywhite as though of the truth of her impressions ut the set stern features of Miss you can couple the expression with thought of a face bright and clear as Angelina that it was he lady visitor who had really spoken under the new and painful circum- tance could Angelina Why she ell back upon the strength of her ness she instantly made an to faint Her eyelids were slightly swallowed one neck took one curve in another second there would lave been the old old cry of the house of Miss Lilly white jumped from her chair and resolutely passing Mrs Daffy made direct to the sufferer who half conscious of the attempted rescue was fainting al the faster cried Miss Lilly white with a restorative shake this Miss Angelina Daffy opened her orbs and in a moment sat upright with ho prettily cut nostrils dilated arid the tea that was coming into her astonished eye almost frozen and indeed altogether in such a state of amazement that she no she would not faint it was not i time to faint when so cruelly offended Miss drew her chair besid Angelina who was every moment bar in dignity My dear said Miss Lillywhite you must give u gone out ot fashion Miss Do yo think that again repeated Miss Lil and Angelina sternly resolve not to say another word to so strange so a visitor Angel aa crossed her arms in resignation dt her mamma would no suffer in silence Miss Li might be say he worst When I was eighteen your age said Miss Lillywhite and lhat rny dea thirty for Miss Lillywhite like E tiue English woman carried in her unfading beauty the assertion of her British race How much triumphant beauty all over the world fades and as teens blow into twenties arid twenties into Now your I En- woman with her carnations ies will carry her colois up tc two- ten Niy we have some veterans blooming with a link of years over tyrannous fifty And Miss Lilly white was as s she was handsome It is said there is no ter preservative changes wrought We know not whether Miss Lillywhite was with the Egyptian if not she had unconsciously acted upon the unknown and had preserved herself in the sweetness of her disposition the honey of her goodness She was a pattern old maid Yrt a pattern we could hope never to be folio for it is such women who make th real wives and mothers Miss like Miss Venas cle Medicis shot Id re- main a single perfection alone in ness and beauty to show whit ct and art can do to be admired as samples but to be added to the choly by time than honey ess to faint upon occasions I d the interest that as I thought ast about me My lover often but love d his doubts and led him triumphantly the parson Well the marriage ervice was begun Do go said Angelina And in a few minutes 1 should have sen a wife but I thought I must taint supply more coal can IpL from the of England anils for three thousand years ami ny stuffs is support one hundred of p while vanh and i are far richer produ -is even than Ohio v forms mountains of and Ar- kansas and abounds from Tennessee to Erie Every Northwestern State teems with salt The Wisconsin wijl lead enough to shoot the whole human race for next thousand centuries is longer than the m thoi of tolerated Of an I silver 1 our and labor Lake Superior Gold family Lawyers doctors ministers and politicians derive their support from evil passions and habits of men as lice live on the impure humors of the body Cure the humors and the lice will the evil passions and habits and lawyers doctors ministers and disappear How much pier the world will be when mankind are too wise to furnish food for such vermin Pleasure Boat Itf I call upon said the sellor to slate upon what an- you are prepared to swear to the mare's Upon what said tne ostler interrogatively You are to reply and not repeat the question put to you I don't consider a man's bound to answer a question before had time it in hU can is nearly thirty years ago I used to fain too I enjoyed fainting very much m deed my dear I question if ever yo take greater in fainting than did exclaimed Miss Angelina Who could remain dumb under such an I know all about my said the white You see u gave me a little con- sequence it drew upon me general no- tice as it were the centre of a picture anl it was a a healthful one certainly but n en- joy so much sympathy about one To hear whilst I was in the don't know my dear whether you hear when fainting quite as well as I hoar expressions of concern and pity and ad- miration you hear them dis- Angelina could not answer such a question she could only look summer Lillywhite who inexorably con- I can confess it used to the excitement and therefore went off on every reasonable opportunity It was very wrong but there was something pleasant in the words Miss remember t would seem very bold of me in such a not to faint I who had fainted n so many occasions not to swoon at he altar would have been a want of proper on so awful an With this thought I felt myself rapidly and just as the roora had touched rny finger with the went off yes my dear swooned with all the honors Do go again cried Angelina As I swooned the ring from the fell upon the stoTe and was drop hrough the aperture ot the stove that Vom below admitted heat to the church somehow saw the danger and to stop the ring put forth my exclaimed Angelina Too late ring rolled down the chimney of the and then I fainted with the greatest ity Hartshorn and volatile came to my aid I was where was the Twas hopeless to seek for it other rings were proffered but would be an evil would be no happiness if I were not ded with ray own ring Well search was sirna we were late at church to begin the ring was not found when the clock stiuck twelve said Angelina sighed Miss Lillywhite clergyman closing his book said It is past the canonical hour they must come again to-morrow exclaimed Angelina We returned home my lover brailed I retorted we had a shocking quarrel and ho left the house to write me In a week he was on India in a twelve-month he had married an Indian lady as rich as an idol and thirty Caroline spinster It is very strange From the of the above narrative there were two words never again breathed beneath tree of And these tered words Angelina's ores to the Shorts if and quicksilver becons All thin region ij traversed by innumerable water and immense plains gr fop railroads by th hard ot nature Already the of a large of thia im- mense n sent the 31 eu tic cities by railroad car steamboat or canal transit longer be heard the cry of h in If that cry be heard in Europe it it it alL that c driven from this land let it at least bo be a farewell voyage to to turn it in his mind Nothing can be more simple sir than the question put I again repeat il Upon what authority do you swear 10 the The best responded the witness gruffly Then why such Why not state it at Welt then if you must have I must and will have vociferated the counsellor inter- the Well then if you must rejoined the other with why then I had it from the mare's own mouth A burst of laughter rang through the Court Miss Lillywhite was an old school low of Mrs Daffy's and was passi ig the with her early friend and family Now pretty creature with more goodness m htr than she as we have ted this weakness she must fain and carrying out this will as a first principle she had duly fainted through the whole round of She had fainted at on when the bells rang in fainted dead as a stone as a nervous gu de- clared when prevailed upon to crack a on Angelina's had become household word's in the homestead of the And so can it be wondered at that the ingenuous Miss Lillywhite at last threat of Angelina's to faint at a rebuke the maiden will more than The is Miss had been much even on the previous Sunday An- gelina had menaced to faint at the very your g man who preached a maiden sermon withi great promise of Lit y white could only scold the maiden into fi by threatening to give her up to the care of the beadle when Angelina returning to her ness expressed herself ready to go off al very look of a previous provocation considered ct n it be wondered at Mis white fairly exploded We think not aud take up the sketch of our little stoiy From the National Police Gazette Lands These are the words about which umes have been written but as yet very little has been accomplished that has eventuated in good During the last month between and The this ted to aoa thj beauty and prosperity of nature while they are to cles of crime and deformity Lot our People be permitted to say in the language of an ancient is aa world after all The first and most important step wards the accomplishment ot so happy a result is to make the appropriated lands in the great region country referred to free ie those who wish to cultivate them the emigrants who ar- rived to this country last year bare found a home in this region what an Accession to the value of the annual labor of tha country would have been the result and how much pauperism crime and misery would have been prevented If the ple would refuse to support for Congress every man who is not an avowed friend of the measure of making the Public Lands Free it would soon find a place on the statute book of the nation If northern men would manifest half tho to the great cause of Free Land that they do to the question of free groes they would do more for the sacred cause human Liberty Freedom of the Public domain is a measure that far weighs the importance of the question of African slavery It is one upon which the happiness of the white man in a great depends Wealth ted is growing more and more oppressive in the densely populated portions Union It seeks to perpetuate its power and influence by legislation and in ery other imaginable manner It gards human rights and looks with cold indifference on the deprivations incident to poverty It is void of conscience and is to postpone or disregard im- portant questions of humanity if their consideration does not enlarge their dends It compels thousands to yield up their convictions of duty and gives a portion of its gain to restrain the pen and tongue of those who would willingly bor in of tha miserable Such are some of tho evils which free land would remove ly white's them my dear as O I can though it was only yesterday But my said the ster taking the young maid's hands be- tween her own and looking so ly and speaking so my love we may once too Angelina was very much deeply hurt that Miss Lillywhite should for a moment associate her own past with the real existing weakness then and there before her Nevertheless there was snch truthfulness and such an air of whim in the looks and words and manner of the derly spinster that the young one ally herself to her monitress faint once too re- and she sighed and then her customary smile beamed about her Of this dreary truth am I a sad Miss said lina said tha old maid a short story but worth your hearing When I was nineteen I about to be married About did I Why the day was fixed I was in my bridal dress at the altar the at the very tip of my Mercy cried Angelina I said Miss and she shook her head and a wan smile played about her lips And you were not married because you said Angelina much awa- kened to the subject As I have confessed it was my what grants have arrived at this accession to our population from source including born of emigrant parents approaches a per annum A portion of these aie forced to remain in our large cities and in the densely populated portions of our Union They have not th e means to get on the lic lands of tha West and S West where industry would make them dant and add materially to the weath of the county but they are forced to remain where their labor comes in competition with that of our own thus ding to bring the entire working clauses to one common level of poverty and want It would surprise the unreflecting coull they see the extent of the misery that ex- ists even in this city of wealth and ent abundance Every occupation every trade is fill led to repletion and the ire of want which sits pre-eminent in all the populous departments of labor tells us that it would be beUer to raise a fund of half a million of dollars per annum to send all who wish to go into the in- on the wild lands of the People than to expend twice that amount to port them in our alms-houses A British remarked let us kill pauperism by sending it out of the country We need not send it out of the country to kiil it but simply aid it in getting on the extensive public domain Take the surplus labor of the United States anl Europe and plant it on tha rich soil between the and Pacific Ocean the frozen lakes of the North and the tepid waters of the Gulf of Mexico In this region thus ed will be found every soil every mate and almost every variety tion known to the earth On this almost boundless tract is room enough for the People of Great Britain and Ireland Gen many Holland Italy and Spain and the suplus population at the r portions of our country for ages to come Fear not but cheerfully vide a home for it in this grand and beau- region Europe is but a com- pared to it Ohio alone without sinking a pit below the level of her valleys can Letter from Mr Tallmadge FOK DC Sept 4th 1840 DEAR SIR answer to your letter of the 14th August consented to the use of my name as a candidate for Judge of the 4th Judicial Circuit You are aware with what reluctance I yielded to your own and the wishes of those whom you represented It was done under tho full belief from you and many others that the election was not to be a partisan fair It has however proved otherwise assumed that character dates from both political parties are in the field Under these circumstances I have no disposition to interfere in these party therefore most respectively decline being a candidate and beg you to make known my nation Very respectfully Your N P TALLMADGE F F DAVIS Esq Justice Mountfort has locked tip a woman named Beekman for pretending to the divine gift of prophecy and fortune telling at No 200 Mott street is to be regretted that the abandoned males from Rochester who made money by pretending an intercourse with the very throne of Heaven did not coma der his Honor's supervision before they left the city If Beekman de- serves a term in the city prison for her impostures with a greasy pack of the Rochester girls deserved the tiary for their impious preli attributes of tha Almighty ester girts however bad the good fortune to escape before any complainant brought them under his Honor's Y National Police Gazette The to the BY THE OP THX ttL Come back ye sinnera mean and Rich or lean or Come pay the yoa owe ui For the Prairie Democrat be lurking round the Perhaps find a hemp We know that Conscience often who cheat the
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