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Prescott Paraclete, The (Newspaper) - July 13, 1855, Prescott, Wisconsin vmmm i CHARLES E YOUNG VOL I Enterprise Education arid PRESCOTT PIERCE COUNTY l of Civilization EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR 1855 paraclete AT OTT CO in Front St near the Steamboat Landing T Ii K M TWO in AJ to the vi i lu attention i mir I to tiie following I PL O URING MILL G B COX keeps constantly on tlic best article of Urist and Merchant Mill Uest quality fur sale Corn tor wheat Co Wia 1855 KINNICKINNIC STORE X X I'OWELl on hand Dry Goods A made any ur store in which arc at Fell 1855 vu i ire IM OU At 1 Mill can be found ill nil timus tlic best ut oak ash maple butternut nnd I'Jutiibur wishing a superior of lumber be ua well hero as other mill in the Northwest 1855 HIM ul thi nuns no lliu iii i in St Cards For the Prescott Paraclete THE BY L H H t t The harper is ever playing Some wild and mystic air Like zephyrs through the roses Tuned to an angel's prayer The harper Time is ER weary Nor H old with Tho the sound ofttimes is sad and dreary Tie not with ACE but TEARS Our thrill to the time tlu That the grand old minstrel plays And echo Imck like a treasure When timed to his sweetest lavs had a suit of solid siher with jeweled and belt the worth of which was almost incalculable The great tes as very pai lar about his and always kept four m his a piece of vanity wherein ho was imitated by Sir who never less than guineas upon one oi his Luge black whose light hair was of a fine quality wore it long and flowing down between Ins with a tie of ribbon confining it at the neck Poor innocent and the stoiy ot aie almost proverbial I Pope's was so great that jeording to he had been tered till he thought himself one of the the rule was a very derate man nnd Hogarth gave n crous immortality to the love of porter by him in the acter of a bear with a mug of that in its paw Tasso aggravated his tal by tbe use of wines pite the entreaties of physicians his long impi he speaks in his letteis of some on Ins neighbor's roof Warton the poetical to associate with the while visiting his bi other Dr J Warton Campbell When engaged with them in some inary occupation and when alarmed by sudden approach of the master he baa been known to hide himself in a dark corner of the kitchen and haav been fiom thence by the doctor meats with which he had been had taken him for some great boy and after his he de- Cow per kept and made the good things provided for him by his pation the Duke of and the bird cages Dr Johnson was so fond of his cat that he would even go out himself to buy oysters for Puss because his and i was too proud to do so J kept a tame snake but hated I A J 1 ft DAI ID DAY iii and Oils mid St Paul A li i N f Id fv St Paul tu iu line with and lyli rebound time tail His harp- is crowned flow era Anil they fall from its strings to our heart Sometimes as gentle us April's 1 moving powers in the system of and flesh tho wines shaip and the confectioneries Pope who was somewhat of an epicure I delighted in gardening but he when staying at the house of his friend destroyed alike planted by turning up Lord Bolingbroke would lie in bed the mould to see if the seeds were daya unless he heard Thomson had his garden ac CtS It i Kamsay s egotism was excessive j were to be stewed lampreys for Richmond respecting Oil ens occasion he modestly took when he would forthwith arise ry of how he ate peaches saris Peter the Great iu estimating make his appearance at table j with his hands in his pock their comparative importance with the Dr Johnson had a voracious Gibbon was a man V M ir anil opened tor of It is built nnd thoroughly with new mi lure i v z AN LI iks of all A Cl rossc Cards is u First Cl mid Slat WISCONSIN tilt at nnd 13 in u Stable with an f V I ill iu i I L A LOTS A K Public i'd mi Trout nnd streets known landlord y douo in Xu I O W AN LAW in in nnd IT Will alsu lit llin urb nv A St u II TIT WHIR I Their and sweetness his pitiless Hope's pure blossoms he crushed Though the music is the will linger lie sound of OUR ia hushed A Far from tile busy and bustling crowd from the vain wealthy nnd Fnr from tho arid plav and the guy flutterer whose would Tim virtues purest Fur from nil these and tVora Tu ponce mill remote to hour or sec Their sportive uv their ilia calm Aly farm and friendship be laid A liitle dwelling and neat Should be erected near a snut many abodes and walks and be Variety uf flowers and other shades Which grow in Should be round m Where ponce A husband whose mast exemplary life tho of nud of strife Whoso nil his actions should control liU temper hid His aspect mild as when thu opening clay Kuch shade dispels and Kelts each cloud away THO law uf Oud his soul's supreme delight The only luw that can His heart awake to sorrow's softest And cementing drowning To him as to a father I'd submit This only bondage would indeed be i proud says T niffer i r t O 1 I i toot Napoleon was vain of his small was heard to compare Dr Johnson had a voracious liking I Gibbon was a lazy man or a leg of mutton At nw was content to si which the old the trees pockets is related for Ford s said sit from I a to much leg that she A gentleman once treated him toj wished to be always lying on sofas si dish of new honey und clouted ing eternal new novels of and to so much of aj ing till night threading the dreamy used to talk ofj zes of his own mind said that Lc himself with Raphael and Michael An- of which lie partook so enormously Marivaux Fen ton the eminent scholar calling the dry and the his entertainer was alarmed died from sheer inactivity and airain was I jealous of the fame and skill of Michael Hogarth's historical paintings the famous actor has been known to travel from to Bath he rose late and when he had risen sat down to his books and papers A woman who which were in his own 1 Dory opinion those of the old for the mere sake of dining upon a ed upon him iu his said that he j would lie and be fed with a Dr Parr in a private letter Contrary examples that of Sir Walter his passionate love of hot boiled Scott who wro wit resolving sters with a profusion of shrimp fore nt of flattery be would j Shelly was for many years a To return t Sir Peter vanity so well to his passionate love of hot boiled J Scott who wrote all his finest works be- that a to try what amour believe told him one day if the An- rian In to his earliest edition tiler of Mankind could the 1 of Mub speaks with to the recreations persons Oliver Cromwell is said to have sometimes east aside his of his opinion upon beauty j of dinner of greens potatoes and ritan gravity sind played at should all have been materially 1 nips fitted in point of personal appearance to which the painter emphatically re- plied sare I believe the Italian poet ascribed so high an importance to his poetry that was excessively fond ofj buff with his daughter and attendants turnips He ate fust arid of whatever Henri Quatre delighted to go about in was nearest him often beginning with disguise among the peasantry Charles the bread upon the table before the other II s most innocent amusement consisted dishes came Being one day by in feeding tbe ducks in St James Park a stranger ho devoured all the dinner and in rearing numbers of those was provided for and when ful that still bear his name j when he had invented a suitable name j afterwards censured for his impoliteness I would splash in cold water at f little celt for one of his heroes he set the observed that the gentleman should j all times of the day ringing in the village have taken care of was swamped and Handel ate enormously and Dr through the was so vain and that he could endure nothing celebrated j to be near him though it were but a j tare or a and Lamartine the loftiest and finest of French poets j robs his charming pages of half their j beauty by the inordinate self-praise of 1 his commentaries Rousseau has been called the self- torturing and Lord Byron's till his chamber the water oozed Kitchener relates of him that whenever neath he would also walkout in tho he dined at a tavern he ordered dinner dewy fields at night or morning without for three On being told that all shoes or stockings ready as soon as the company should ar- Shelley took -An unaccountable delight rive he would exclaim de dinner Den pring up in floating little paper boats on any piece AM DE of water he chanced to be near There Lord Byron's favorite dish was eggs and bacon and lie could never is a pond on which has often borne his tinny Hoots and there is au anecdote related of While our should be in was one Jong piece of egotism from eat it without suffering from an attack too good wo fear to be He was vain of his indigestion he had not always sufficient says that being one day beside the Tu yield ourselves to the to both belong that iu Mis guardianship we be from sin Our spirits moulded miU cur choice 01 Virtues pure Then when our pilgrimage on shall end V u may lie prepared to A blessed Eternity with Gail Anil swull the anthems nf Love beginning to i genius his rank his misanthropy and firmness lo resist the temptation even of vices and he was j Jarly proud of his good riding ami his handsome hands and having no other paper in ande the great French astronomer j his pocket wherewith to indulge his eat as a relish Linnaeus sion for he actually in chocolate and it was he dcd a for fifty into the From 1111 rpu i- s Weak Points of Great Mans It instructive and at all ito times interesting vo learn something Regains at the time Penuriousness unhappily i who bestowed its desired shape launched little craft too commonly associated with of or food of the upon its voyage watched its steady i and Onto tho censor on his re- i deemed strawberries the most gress with paternal anxiety and turn Spain was so parsimonious j delicious eating in tho world and j ly went over and received it in safety I that he sold his to save tho i ring his last illness used to exclaim con- j at the opposite side I expense of convoying the animal by sea j ly If I can but reach the season j of The Printer's Ten of U O HA AT LAW the eccentricities failings and of i in Africa entreated mission to return home to the ir ill t in the con mid in W t all i tu mid in County buy unit on the South anil nut money M i AT at interest 1 PHI tu persons Such traits form the most attractive and salient points ofj merit 0 j biographical works they may be i the coloring of literary portraiture and i Defraud in being endowed j ty sire found to j memory of the general gathered together a number j of these personal anecdotes we propose to pass away a gossiping and not wholly an half iu them his The amusements of remarkable 1 soris and often tric The si eat would which consisted wrap himself in his cloak and hasten to I 1 Thou love the Printer for ha is the standard of thy country 2 Thou shalt subscribe for his per for he hard to obtain news him of certain i this was his chief from the in- that his servants places where mountebanks resorted and may not remain ignorant 0 Thou shaft pay him for his paper for he much to give you the news in due season 4 Thou shalt advertise that he may to be aMc to give you the paper j seek in violent exorcise and Thou not Among artists nnd j was found by De jumpin wilh individual implements and that he study delighted to o linger in the to after his affairs Lord j set spiders fighting arid would Bacon is a melancholy instance of the moderately at dominion obtained by avarice over a warfare Cardinal beholding their Richelieu insect proverbially penurious with his servant to sec which could leap s J N iin 1 VAT v w D WISCONSIN i in with mill d nnd will to all who it inul will their by their nt mill IV WU DAG I GALERY his old age was and hud an j the highest It is painful to reflect upon the terror of visitors his Tbe great logician Samuel Clarke nate vanity which il- j friends of either sex came to him in ex- fund of such inter- v i pectation of a dinner his custom was to to his hours and give every one a shilling they j has been discovered leaping over tables might please their j chairs observing the Of the great Duke of proach of -a pedant he Now we bald he lives When became constantly wore tbe wreath with we see him ted on on medals in the hope of ing the defect and Cicero's egotism was j so that he even composed a Latin 1 hexameter in his own I Oh me Consule I Oh fortunate Koruc when I was torn Icss of his office rules visit liim hia borough it alloy of the most sordid will now turn to the errors h it is said by Macauley that j must for u fool is coming in qualities were mingled with i The learned used to twirl his j chair round anil round for five minutes of jat the end of every two hours Tycho v M WAV i 1 II STON K It if tiff a in the West in the Fulls Views nf und in the Ait In- T Artist il with 4 AT And General Land Agent SV Croir Co line the just sarcasm of on Juvenal Queen Elizabeth three she self indulgence Socrates Plato Erahe diverted himself with polishing Aristophanes and others of the glasses for spectacles most drank wine to i surprising and Plato says in the author of Natural much given to angling that dresses in her it Socrates kept j he had his portrait with a rod and line aud during many years Tiberius was so in his hand Louis XVI of sad pope G Thou not touch anything that will give the printer trouble that he not Isold thee guilty 7 Thou shalt not read the script in the hands of the compositor for he will not hold the blameless 8 Thau ask of him but few questions in the from it thou shalt tell nothing 9 Thou shalt not seek the news be- fore it is printed for he will give it to in- due season 0 Thou shalt not send threatening and abusive letters to the editor latter part of her life would not Suffer addicted to this vice that lie had i amused himself with I u in her presence for fear j frequently to be carried from the Salvator Rosa used to jrm in that perceive the ravages of house was fond of the j pore take the Jouson delighted in copious a mountebank in the streets of Home Ko 19 North k St Chicago HI j 11 anc f t uiui EXCHANGE BANKING AND COMMISSION OFFICE OF U Wis Will give attention lo in South eru ami will of C H A tt C K S Messrs Reid Merrill A Co Messrs i Co X V ton V II lias now in i I- tiling six thousand IT PAY TO BE The always sensible St Louis Democrat has a Ions and sensible article upon tho impropriety and inexpediency of the re- cent bully movement of Vice President Atchison and his gang It says have lately conversed with a east who speaks with authority who says that since recent troubles in Kansas along the Missouri border ard the bitter hostility ted towards eastern emigrants ments have been made by which the tide of settlers from the New England States Xew York and Pennsylvania will stones as to exceeded prevailing tor nara renei irom too in after pass through southern in and ho drinking no exception to his window and counting the tiles enter the in that direction I time upon her countenance Maecenas of of Canary wine and erea contrived to j Anthony the famous sic said to have of that liquor added riaru to the Duke of took a the Roman on The variety of Cellini is too well known to need pension as The fine this unhappy propensity indulged in sherry The Sir Walter Raleigh was perhaps the wise unexceptionable of greatest beau on record His shoes on son stained by this one error Sir interest in the which thronged his arid while ting among his mountains of books would caution his visitors to hurt the ders Mendelssohn surnamed the were so gorgeously adorned j Hichard Fielding and Sterne Jewish Socrates would sometimes seek ex needed shared the prevailing taste for hard relief from too much thought in standing
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