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M'kean County Democrat (Newspaper) - April 23, 1864, Smethport, Pennsylvania COUN APRIL PUBLISHED EVERY By B OF THE TRUTH A HONES A XD CA TERMS 82 00 in Rates of one it J u ii 11 Hai of 12 linen or 3 Hii b em with or figure work will be double the linen or eight linen termi will be Ii to 20 on Oi 1 60 21 6 Oil rales Business to the Public L that he has the stock of loon formerly kept by Uest of Public A Terrible Lincoln br n From New New Mn worthy citizen of Ath ene whn banished solely it him to hear his We have all been liy this srane ol pi hieal an by the lark of judgment in the It not because tht in due ro iven in the name ol a citizen nl j republic after a prove dans nor the epithet of just wa that the citizen of Greec lie would nni even discus the the annoyed and wa enough to its bearer In this we see an excess nf liberty and a lack we ate and irritated at hear ine the words Abraham Lincoln and honesty always coupled together but being more gen lhan the excellent Athenian a we belore ostracizing hones Abe from the to consider hi to the surname of To cal where he is prepared to refresh the inner man nil the usually kepi at n class FRESH raw or cooked to either who favor me with their patronage shall hive m cause lo either as to price or S Sept one man honest out of a population of thirl is so much ol n compliment to all the Let us BYRON AT Agent lor Keating CiTs the of L nf anil reli t a to Heal Office in Y CORNER MAIN STREET TANNER Pa THE flatters from long that he cannot be in the Particular will be paid to For convenience of at n distance wishing to have on shares arrangements have been made with Pol at Port who will lake the de li iery of the Hydes an I the Leather will here turned to his when The largest price will be paid eith er in or left at or my Entire satisfaction Connected with my tunnery I have a Boot Shoe and Harness ifl PROSPECTUS FOR him as a sarcasm upon look into his and Alter three years ol patient silence we have i and it is moreover our to examine your acts and show them to the na You by confiding the fale ol our the honor of our and the lives of our sons to men having no higher claim to such trust than a host ol voters at com whose support yon order to advance the welfare of We have you to further your politi cal and personal and to transform into heroes whose inefficiency has swal lowed up thousands of lives and millions ol to that you might be able to the eyes of the people wilh victories far more than tte have permitted you to sacrifice tried whose popularity alarmed you and u Lose energy disappointed your calcula Vre have you to deceive the people we have let you transform disgraceful delea into victories and even we made no when you were reduced to beg exoneration f acts which eternally disgraced the lion of our You have been unable either What Us b come ol the nations enthusiasm What hav you done with the immense in that the has ly You are now appealing to an we will rot enter a discussion of pi in ciple hut we will tell yon that you sho have foreseen the day must come wbe you would need and that you wer to blame in not calling for them when the peo To the ends of your you have mode a hero out ol a man upon whom you have lavished who had every obstacle removed from his and who was promptly wilh reinforcements and could get and who has scarcely been able to the immens resources at the around which his predecessor gained spite of you by his own You huve offered us the distressing spectacle of the ol merit to caprice and person al political and this in a in I he name and under the plea of popular sove And to ran the you obliged to hear definitions like this An loyal man is one although not satisfied with the measures taken hy the approve them all and gives them his constant It seems almost Are ue in Con in in or in Patis Are we the of those proud Saxons who refused to to or the illegitimate 01 seek ing lo secure fortune and greatness bv a per Are we really descend ants nf those of and who rather lhan subject their reason to an au which they preferred to ex themselves to those thio agency of they founded our nation al greatness which you are now striving to in a sea of cowardice and corruption and Were our an to visit the they would certain ly be surprised to see eighty years after the resolution which gave life and liberty to he the Lincoln party could find no other ol loyally than a blind submission to he decrees of thi But we have exercised this blind und mute during three years during three we have kept what was more generous than silence Some true radical patriots said not We have nut lost confidence in phs enthusiasm was first when not have been refused You nre to inasmuch as through vit nnl personal the for such an appeal has become a question b public Ymi are to blame for us ot the ol in n u hose tiat Vim have told the country that both the re nnd slavery were dead yon have tol THE The and of the M now iu If V 1 nn tor tint hu II i ir weekly na A hive reason tu belie IB MItH Ly tuo f author of HM SEN an oilier excellent writers loco merit tht modi e fur Tht Pott Iti in Holiest unl cm point lily They lu thu II rut la A NEW BY of to us from J called the f ami lo addition to the for The Us aUo strifes In ils the from tUe ami ltd ditlon tn the Tales anl or lens tural with u aal every wuok J GRATIS SEWING io per Pan Sixty one of KUen ts The machine will be the In Now boxed and for warded of luilA the exception of rip procuring the Tor this Premium wo pre I lit thirty bo lit the terms of Two for but they be lit club In U i In cMh by the the The paper til tt lent lo fail Kvery them the t obtained til it may SB In at i once to pap wlh the l not pap w te When number thir and tho of la ro tha maculae bn TERMS CASH 1 2 one J one 4 and uno to and to getter n One copy of Tat fast and of club ono uf TAe TO Consumptive will receive a valuable for the cure of and all Throat and Lung free of by tending their New people that Ihn of llu rebels wer reduced by desei that could no be not clothed antl yet you an to act upon lic being ened al nil you have directed the action o our they have been uniformly you have perpetually offered us spectacle of splendid resources and of success sacrificed to inca The nly success which you come but the credit of which we in thd to take from is due lo the that you have displayed in and have h other wilh rapidity of the great est of The immense variety nl is only equaled by the of the We have She i mans Thomas Thu result is the ridicu lous and The sole concession we can make lo your yon have upon the chinge of base in 1862 you destroy fewer and burn less of the nations How is that after three years of incom parable according lo face unprecedented in the taty history of you nre still ponder ing how lo preset ve the national Capital and your bases of operation Is it a reward for such for of such that you now nsk nation to nass n vote of confidence nnd reelect yon ad perhaps term In your inaugural jou gave n very striking illustration of your peculiar honesty by pledging in accordance wh the well known principles of the party which had elected not lo seive another term yon said this in a manner which none of your sup porters then understood but your words were evidently designated tn hear a double as if you should find sweets of office more enticing than you possibly you might mange your purpose without seem ing lo violate your Candid people will see ill this a good deal more evidence of cunning thin of The whole truth is yot arc leading nation quietly to ils destruction by deceiv ing the people as to the dangers which In the first part of the campaign cf you gained advantages which you were unable to utilize or even retain in You sacrificed the entire West for the cap ture of nnd then you proclaim to the four winds that the Mississippi is n bile not a single steamboat can navigate it without being attacked or perhaps and without every passenger having the fear of death or captivity before his has he done or said for a year What could he do what could he sny He as done for what Butler and Sigel have one what we have nil dune he has been to keep nnd that is ore than he should have In lace of so much incapacity and patriot ism alone has kept us Kach time thai a fresh or fresh concession to foreign po wers brought nn indignant exclamation to oui we restrained its And yet have much and and ac companied ench of these unknown martyrs to their who have through the incompetency and the cold insatiable ambition of the men whose mission it was to lead oir sons to but who binded by political considerations for their personal them to a profitless And yon not displayed more or Napoleon has tramped upon hi rights ofa friendly republic he has inso ently notified us of a blockade of the Mexican France has reflected and pondered over her lost Tearing the unknown and shrinking from the incident nl to have had despotism and are lending them to the most of all the revolutions that history has the There never in this and probably in to nn as easily us Kvery 3 votes in opposition to the Abolition or dissents in the de cree from the general or nny ofthe who express a for speedy nnd honorable n war the Con and rather than lor emancipa devastation nnd disunion one who objects to suspension ol Im States dy he where there is no hindrance to the lion of or that it is a manifest violation of law and justice to and imprison under without charge or short every free man who free to becoming to the Ab theory administra and consequently is a rebel sympathizer and It is even more than We send to Congress to rep resent their constituency and the not every member who offers a resolution or moves nn inquiry adverse lo the views of the is ly charged with the design of embarrassing the And it bus become even worse No member can now even to amel the condition of the without embarrassing Lincoln and his which our foundation There hould have at ill Utter his been free and thorough of the former in his ery in the The crushing ol tiou in the end of prosperity for the The suspension nf discus sion was a deathblow to progress or Rut now we have passed out into a new The approach oi the has induced men to The support of Lincoln is no the support of the The friends Chase and General Fremont see terrible wrongs in administra There arc numerous errors now visible Do the men of Cluse who are daily exposing these er roil really understand what mean in all their length nnd breath When the friends ol tell that Lincolns adminis tration has been do they know that this accusation means that lires of our young men by thousands been thrown literally nnd absolutely fnr these errors nnd vacillations ii MS been no smali lor Lincoln to make n Kvery has rest American And ev ery mistake was backed by united voice of telling us i wni all right and we had no right tu or to advise Who is fur these errors nnd their awful COM Not the but ev ery who opposition and free dis And what are men now doing who admit in its of finance or of the administration has been wrong Some of nre acting on the idea that they may yet A few week aso representing whole Democratic voice of thu offered a resolution to pay and t fit We who is master lie who down or he who sub nils lo the same Is il Napoleon the or he successor of Washington God ly upon the country and that ardent which makS every a ms saved the country from the ruin into which selfishness would This is tde between your country n I iha o the We have been imposed long he itiin which have been unable to ac in would certainly be fully were you to retrain in power Military Governors rid Provost Marshals d the echo of the tinned heel rings Tilth PS early now in as in France or Ails Vou have bed upon our seeming and we have Vou have dishonored us abroad by shame ss misconception as to our true laces we in ISO are now again the hands of nnd God knows soldiers and sailors in in ol the great depreciation of green by which depreciation they instead of the dollars per month allow ed them by but a fraction over eight lars per This was denounced as a scheme of the copperheads to embarrass nnd voted down the lot Abolition The other in the Senate of this of Washington resolution instructing the Committee on Federal Relation to bring in a joint resolution instructing our Senators and requiring our Representatives in lo vote lor a law requiting payment of noncommissioned offices and privates in the service of the gnv in coin or its he was charged will making an at tempt to embarrass the and geal excitement prevailed among the s ir and the Vet the resolution only the sil diet fs dollars per month in ni tiie net of Congress instead of tight and a few cents per which they now in of There was nn buncombe in as has been hut only nn honest to per foim an art of justice to the which his exclusive to The soldiers will learn who ate their and who their Hut mustnt tm be n adminis tration every honest to do jus tice so embarrasses cling to the administration and save their own pet interests from Is this public that can be admit ed When will men learn that they cannot guide by their own in If the bankers of the country see ruin staring them in the and expect to their own fortunes by inducing the ad ministration to change its a little lo suit nnd pet while support what sorl of public spirit is there in such a course Gentlemen the only way to save your only way to reform the finances of the the only way to save the the only way to bring the war to a peaceful and successful Is to take your stand openly and m the entire course ol Reelect the present continue present and ruin is The only salvation it in an entire This is pjm It is vain lor you to save your hanks nnd save your properly by hot and lot the administration where it does not your ond against wl era it does harm them He The in the is Bring whether is dear est to yon and throw it If your bunks must go down to insure success the administra ton boldly hurl hern down into the All or Hi tf hit nurse are nl at oW Thus thousands are by office and gal I ti cry tip the war all murmurs are a when at last or utter exhaustion of resources a return to n countless host nf and are provided to eat up the avails of honest labor for City or hundred years to The ponr mtns children must go lo rut hungry and up in in order that ibe favorites of rulers may glitter in or lets and and riot on spoils of d peo Such is Such is a small portion of the cost of the In famous cheat styled it will be is not of any particular but of war In general The observes that so much good sense was never elsewhere utterd by since he was born a dark vide nor ever will be again until the wrath of an and deluded populace brings him to his last dying speech and A paper leis us that on some question of local under discussion in the Legislature of one day last Barker made a furious onslaught on the ignorance of the benighted people of York as be discovered on a lour which he made among last lie mid that among other things he discover unit would prove your be of and even it were hethe fur approaching are Corruption I into ol your rendering it a very Augean which eeds a Hercules as your It is time r light to shine forth and lor hu truth In lly so that all sincere nil en who look lor nothing further ban nl ol their country nnd nf ay rally in one compact body around the eat of and form a I beral arty lenlly of he a man n only save the Away wilh all the who have in the of and turned it into Let theie be un end of this faice nf unconditional which only fit the stead diving to root of the believe all interested falsehood From the Journal of Wt have gone away beyond thu false issues which were so diligently kept before the pie for tin ee The ingenuity nl politicians rnd in persuading men that here was but one ques tion before them nnd that a question ol sup porting the ft was n and il cannot be denied that it was a succesful But il this sacrifice is de manded of you is il you do not believe that duly anil require then take your Maud like men with the and let us this fall place the United States on the old ol Union and tinnal So we shall save the country save your properly with save the Union lo he again a light in the and reling place for nil fd the people of York County had abandoned nil belief in the of and ha his rock satirical lamentations with the announcement regretful ery about the people In that ol the On his taking his a member from a town In that rnse and laid that the experience of the last fall might have but that visit of that member to Yoi the people to a had their and hid act the least doubt that there was a devil The in a speech at having asserted that had prepared a proclamation which he afterward withdrew calling on the forcibly lo resist the execution ol the negro en the Louisville Journal We state with utmost as wa are justified in Bramlette hail prepared no other than one he issued before he saw and that he called the Doctor to not to learn what to but to endeavor to engage him in carrying otit what was al ready We make this statement in perfect on personal of the of radical of happiness the privations he people hat To support of Lincoln ill all its measures was lent lo supporting the There were men who honesty that those measures would bj hut were Never mind it is your duly to support people went in and by smill but by majorities and country went flying a ITS AT The New York reproduces nn article written by Horace Greeley and published as an editorial in the of May Il appareil just after the people Whigs and Democrats united in the support of the conn try in Mexican Thi artile is led BE WAR and reads us lol lows The reflecting reader of a mans history is sickened by the constantly recurring of battles and accounts the road to Them the fu lor ins measures of the The most stren by journals that paid id whether or wrong applaud Lincolns honesty is ol strange It consists in nearly ruining the country d in ils interests in order lo Hke sure of power fur lour years longer To r the man who has deprived hij coun y ol the service ol some of ils best no has been unable lo make any better use tho resources confided to d alter agitating so many public ons without solving one if disregards s own utter of all the the United the least honest and ost Uut even if President Lincoln were the hon t man that his paid organs represent him to how dangerous would reelection prove the liberties ol under existing surrounded as be with influences that he has at his back et us remember teachings of and e instances cf feigned or real all which resulted in the half stupid monk in his und Na leon III the belong to the me The who have had to en re elected them as important individ whose election would give time for on and consideration it will soon be sixteen nous lions which were made to men of thought and experience thee befoe adopting and ing were in The blind lush lo support the administration carried nil wilh The whole paper money was adop te every or of were the warn ings of experience were treated and result is belore There wera other schemes and plans uf the Washington administration which were equal ly The whole plan ol putting down a rebellion by ol destroying an enemy by uniting and condensing his of ending u war ol law and Union by making new laws lo nnd new principles of union lo increase the labor and This whole plan was just as lair a subject of examination und discussion us Uut Men must not think ol must not discuss must support And there is not a man in the length and breadth of the in his sober who believes the work of restoring Union has by his one in three years of We have gained toward We have spent our thousands of millions of we have laid down our hundreds of thousands of precious and we have the war us as fierce and deadly as three years the end apparently as far away in the battle clouds and blood It was a great a that idea ol placing absolute power in the hands of one and then requiring blind support of his will or his whims as an equivalent to sup porting the government of the United This government is not a man or one mind It should have been the duty and care to watch and guard from invasion every one of the on by thousands alter in gather ing remote corners of earth tu maim and slaughter each Mere however is not enough lo account lor No devils could be found silly enough thus to then one Sheer madness is the least explanation that Looking and at the I ho cause of his or u least a sure clue lo ami lint strengthens guv to en of A Nnw MILITIA op Tim will no doubt bo glad lo hear that there is a ready and about to be to for lie better government and of the militia forces of our its far as we can Is baseil nn a most excellent plan ol economy and Il direct on mode in which nil in the age nf vigor and manhood should participate in Ihn defence ol our and provides n proper lor Irnin ng and instruction to bring the troops lo Iht degree if for purpose of protect ing our families our It exposes fraud nnd nnd establishes u sound throughout the whole ol the State We cheerfully give il our ai we much good resulting from its jeing adopted by rich thir n I he lodging ol the commissary or contractor is into a castle his suddenly acquired estate is fattened wilh gore of tless iho tears of in widows and and while thousands are shivering and freezing for tlie want of humble dwellings which war bus his lests secure lordly halls in we said of this class that by means ol war their equipages shine jike me their palaces rise like Well can they to prate of right or and bribe venal wilh some share of their plunder the pas sions of the duped and fool them ino enlisting to be shot at for some beggarly shilling nr so a and that often Will the truss never wise enough to and scout this hiding game of mur iler Suppose a government to be weak or pro a case by no meirs unsupposable in danger ol incurring popular odium or It desires to be strong in public conli but without virtue or ca io deserve that It has one topick a quarrel with somo other That al once withdraws public attention form ils own crimes or gives it a hold on the popular feelings enables iu satellites to call upon the people to sup port the that to rally around and uphold the executive In whatever he may pro All inquiry is all watchfulness set are made by and the purse and unreservedly i be hands ol chief magistrate to be wield A Free Fight for Thn German Republicans have gone into ho Fremont t with n They mve become so thoroughly in earnest that t is plain cnn ever Induce hern to vole for their whole ment is more of a against him lhan n advocacy of any oilier The spirit of Germans can be judged by Ihn following extract fiom n speech made by one Hutz al a radical meeting tri Chicago said he did not a single man present ht the meeting who wold stand up and say that Abraham Lincoln shold he reelected President nf United fie had told the people of this country that the best policy for the country was no policy at So far as he Bulz was personally be did not want any sach man lor President of the United He thought that Abra ham Lincoln was the weakest antl wont man ever the He hod no merits that were wor thy ol and hud no more HUM than n Loud Laughter and Ife him a Renewed IIe had come from the little town or nnd had as if he had seen ai y other He hud tried lo generals in but in this be bad signally The generals who were far distant from Washington always won their while who were near the copi Inl lost them Loud It a general onco came under blighting in nf he was sure tu lose every He decidedly opposed of Lincoln al Baltimore in the event of Lincoln being bu would dread I ho Cameron would be sure lo be taken into the Ibis country would become tbo reproach of every country in hi wot Ha to see Fremont ant and In favor of for any one except or Loud He thought they should do all in their power to secure the nomination for next President of John Charles anil resumed hi amid great The reading of this speech will not Honest Old Abe but therf is a good deal of the same kind of talk on in native Republican The people of buying JOO a IQ woik in fields nd in nlo city U buying men I piece lent into tht to W V
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