Fort Wayne Weekly Republican, February 8, 1860

Fort Wayne Weekly Republican

February 08, 1860

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Fort Wayne Weekly Republican (Newspaper) - February 8, 1860, Fort Wayne, Indiana FUKT nAlJNE (U Ji AJN ...._ __ VOLUME 2, FOUT WAYNE, INDIANA, "WEDNESDAY MOUSING, FEBHUAItY 8, 1800. I'orl Wayne Rqiuhlicui PETER P. BAILEY, ditor, PublUlini- inul PiMpHdl I9JUJ.U BViinv Terms I'ur Year in Atlvmicv. RATKS Oi' iaiii.miii-U-n.ontinsii.-lii i three- months Ti, nlf fill. aiv mouiln..'. 'I'J, three iiiuii'.hs fliu-fourth CiilimiiiiOiir HO, months IS, Anno undue OiiiJld-iUs. "ilia', unionliU- ci.lnni.1 i.r'iv mul a Imlf 'All kiiiiliftf Jail Printing and ex rente J tritli iu-.ttiiii.-u and WASIMN-UTON, Jin .'III. A different stone presented itself I from lhat ofywlvrday. 'J'lu-n, I Demuerals tcok their noats wmilWd smile.-; and of HHWWAI IhU tiiu niiiS, a thumler-.-loiul in it.t 1 rv o-uld not k-d.nkor than Hie of those KanieKentU'iiu'ii. The ei's was above Iheir Kvery one admires the fluent inn in whidi Sherman's friends clun-ed 10 In all tiie history ofUnngm S lat tics therj was never so line a m The wvro chunked wit out :i wurdttf command, for ny iioininriiii was made in the cauctli. TJiL-re was i [I, need that mir nu-n slnmld t L l, voles; they felt Ihuy were They were not under the nweodity of 1 m ding in Ihe inidty envelope of U iiK-onsisu-nev. 0 There IIM jiwt been ti 1 oriliBlIuiisi-. J Mr. Sherman moved for n ballot, and t manded the previous question. The fen p tcrau ]KSan lillibusk-nn- called furl! 1 .'leettni: or thu Kondiillvillu Acricu tin nl Noeietv. In purMCuici; of it call ofthe Socrota iu the SL-coinl annual tueeliiii; of the Soeie n held in Kendallville, on Thurs'la 7 Jim. -.Mill, 1800, R Clark iV-si.K-iit, intlieUliHir.aiiJJulm Milch i- Secretary. The Treasurer presented I lir-st iinnnul as followi which wax a proml by vole of the society to wit J' The undersigned .submits (he follow! t, report of the receipts nnd ihe society for the yeur ending Dec. llLs u llSjlJ-0 r du Tit-kctii iiuld r KXI-KXIHTURK-J. FurPrhitins do ft uiul track CM ilu of 171 The Cliurlottu Cunvfiitlun. Thu Uharleston Mercury is not i' with Iho arrangement of the Dctnocra J National Convention, which is to meet f> that city next June iho urctjonduntnce L'u iho Northern States being too great to su ils notions. Il say.i, if i.i admit Lc u iho Convention will be composed thus yilllB ST.VTK-I. Votes. Vote Maine, 8 Illinois, Now Hampshire, 5 Michigan, Vermont, Wisconsin, Matsiii-lms-i-tt.'i, lit lowii, llhode I'slanJ, -1 Minmvota, New ;to Ciilibiniia, New Jersey, 7 Oregon, 'J7 Ohir., si Total, li) States, IS Indiana, 13 Votes. i 111; Vwiay. 1U; Alh-i, 7 Taylor Dawwrt McKcan li. Un motion of Mr. Sherman iho Uon proceeded lo tho election of 11 servant arms. lioeock, Uarrid of Mil., Cwlfux a Onrnettweix1 appointed tcller.-i. Jiiefore the vote was announced, I-'onn. wtw riworn in. lloHhiiiii was elected St gciint-i-.t-iiritw. Hu 111 Uru brennerU2. On motion of Window thu speaker w aiithoriwd the Triul ofSloplinuv at.i.'hnrlcstun. Charleston, Feb. The towni.-i thront ed today to witu-J.u tlic irial ul Ktqihi'i one of the Harper's Kerry conspirutow. A 11 o'clock, the Court opened, Judjje .loh Kenny presiding. The Grand Jury wa sworn. The delivevvd hi.s i-liarg mil in referring to the llarpur's Ferry i 1 "II is known to you. and i i ow a purl of tlio history of tho count r) L1 l int on the night of tho ICth of OetoU. ast. a band, uf traitors, murderers tilkl in slcuUhily made n descent on th soil of Virginia, in the county of Jclferrfon 1 and wantonly murdered several of our cit izciw, with the design to incite our slave to revolt nnd subverl-.our Sonio of these dcspennlota and others, t i upes cf designing were capture 1 tried nnd punidhed according to dc serts, but there are snnif engaged, or posed to have been engaged in this foray w 10 have not yet been apprehended am others who are believed to have actively cnguged in this tragedy, but who are not yet known to the public. It will U. your duty and I believe your pleasure also o inquire who ivuS guilty of polluting our soil and attempting to dishonor the sovereignty of Virginia. 1 deem it unnecessary for me to rccom mend you to conduct your wit coolness, justice and good sense, which 1 n. i istinguished your prak'wjjsura their ii qu sition and which has met thu approba lion of the good and patriotic citizens o inquiries, that the bright escutcheon o your beloved State shall not be dimmed bj, or groundless suspicion; and also let them be conducted without fear, favor or affection, as you may elicit the truth a HI nothing but tho truth." The jury then retired to their room ni t m witnesses in the caso of the Common wealth vs. Aaron D. Stephens wuru Bent np Jlefore the jury retired, Mr. JIardiig District Attorney, made an addrcjs to them. Jan. 31; The galleries nre as dense'h crowded as yesterday, but 'the is not so intense, noris the floor so cncuin with as many unprfvileged persons. On motion of Mr. Stanton there was a ofthe House. It thai tho following inortiUirri waro nlwnnl Doicc, Urown, Htalworth, Bickk-s, K.mkle Soulca and Clark It. Oochranc. The two hist arc Republicans. Mr. SIiLTinan moved thai tho House pro cecd to vole for Speaker, t.-mi iwf. Mr. submitted thai the motion was not in order, pending the procfcdings under tlic call of tho House. Mr. Sherman insisted that it was tlm duly of Ilic Clerk to put the question 01 his motion. Mr. onler to gain time for llu ibiientees to moved to adjourn. Negatived. Mr. Smith of Nurth Carolina, rose when there was cries of "Sit down, S I down'1. Order first being restored, that gentleman sau! Mr. Clerk, I cannot find language ndcijiiatc to convey to the members of this body my deep sense of oblijpi-gn ion to the honorable gent lumen of the various political lions consHiming tliia House for the hunor which they endeavored in rotifer "l-oti me by placing me iti the Chair, nwrf t-ntnisting mirwith the high nnd important a'sjwnsibility of presi: d ng over this Wly. AVIicn 1 recollect how much ofsclf-saciificc innsl have been incurred; how much have given n i in the patriotic effort lo concentrate the vote of Ibis House on some individual who stands on National and broad comprehensive ground, and when I remember lhat -I myself with :i name unknown (o fame, now making my entry on this floor for the first time, have received the honor of so largo a vote as was conferred on me, I shall only 1 .shall rhcrish their during the residue of my ollieial term nnl while n number of this Iwdy, and carry with me in-0 the shade of private life, when my pubic service shall have ended, a great and a-biding souse of the deep obligation under whk i the ectitli-iucn have placed me. But without intending now, as Uite js not a proper occasion to go into any inattcrs of lelai I will take tho liberty of saying that am satisfied that the presentation of my lame longer before this body would not toward the success or wLshcsof he gentlemen who have fio cordially and tcadily sustained me. 1 therefore beg leave rtforc another ballot is taken, lo withdraw iy name as a candidate before this body, nlliivrs, Miall held at KctubiHville on the :t.I Tinsday in Juniiary of eaelt year. IV. Allcitlzcn-i tin- District who alien 1 the nnnual Knirri or otherwise contribute (o Hie funds nflln- sutietv oil lx- considered and .-ball b-onlilied lo vote ut the iiiinuul meeting for l in election of oflieew of the society. v. Hit- society of thdr Annual niL-eiin- shall ileU-rinine (he location uftliu Fiiir for tlm current vow. und clmll appoiiit un Kxecutive Uonunitlcc of five lo serve f.u- Ibe KCENOH. who shall resiile i i the c'liintv where such Fair is ai .1 II i- I'resJ.'li-iit shall be .Px-oflfcio of 1 ie Uommillee. AltTICI.K VI, TheAtinuat Fair .shall not be hcldinauv emiily than twtcu in any term J! AllTIi'l.i: The of'fip: rimll prepare pre niiinn lists.and all Uif nfllie snsiuty. 'he I'air shall 'be held in any county stllicii-nt iniKiunt ofi-ceipl.he hopes lhat 1 may rs.-apo divu from a of intimidating ihrvatH lhal have -f.. me from high and no -lie IN n K.-nluckv horn Woman, snch a tiling never enters her 1 hough [s, and, te my pri'tiKi'iifei Mn Itoiiiau or (irccinn malrou ever nl- J -u-d a imu-o heroic si'iitiincnl Such a ii.imaii is iv.trlhy lo be the wife ol .such a f b i.bnnd. When llircaUj of violnnco wcin in "Ic if he attempted to Hpeak nt Frankfort, li ttoiilly .itid proclaimed his srn- ti With- 4iil OMclbinkinx of his Kn] she pray. s, Ihil he imy iriiiiii.iVintly viii lintu his And tills he did an.I with abil- -l ily which shnir.-i him to bj a noble Hum. ruiiewed his motion anil thu Clerk tn pre-Hi-ni it. The II mist b: inuvLil totfuiiitou ballot. .Mr. Smith 1 di-clined in n neat MK.VI-II, nnd i in 1 Mi-. Mul'IrniMid. Mr. NillhiH.i.lIerediovoto forMilUi but was IIOL fur McCJeniand. Mr. ICthei-i.V KlVi when he -ow .so f, as to vote for a t, he would as v for tlio oflhetrew. 111. hi f oud nay, he iri riddlimr 1'ifji: a and Tiu Itq.nlJi csns are [ilea-td. Kilin-iilge has tin.- lions in a roar over his of the a-join uftc north- wc-ileni ih-inijcnits, on t'ridav when (hey ffaroil Smith would be clcck-i John Cochrane, in Innncrmis spwu i fort'bodc.f def.-tit. nt it a-ain, rid dliiigtlienonh-tt-esl Uoiig.V-; Dei 10 orals. 1 I'. .M.- Hall wants to know if .M r Kthcrid-o id _ frying In np :l diilie i vote fur a limn who it euse of tlm clecliiui of a Kqmlilinui 1'resi-delil. Hill sfiys he never had any coiili lenee ii the di-niocrniie siipjiorl ofSiuilh. P. Amid cries of Ilea gan lo reply lo Klheridse, ijuilc n-digiiasit that when tn {iveiity.iliroe Auien'rans nnil lur Iheir nominee, An do not rccipinc.ite. denies I ;it there u any ri-i-sid'.-ntial swpi-et 'n MuClur natiiin. Mr. emlorsL-.s j Md.'k-nmitd-..; muiiinaiioii makin r :l ful euntendin- (ht- views should not c-niii-.i! of In sav.S lu vote-! a-a st the Wilnwt in I3l8. Valliinilighnin regrets lhat WK not ,-Ieeted. He .tbiirg.-s the mwiv of on UK- mumberj on thu side "li I', bi.-lliil I'Spliiniiiiijii. and sav.s will tint e frrany man ivhu will not an American. Mdivli.M.I Iho jtni.ikiitg Jirocc.-w refu-red.toby Clark, hns g.nm eiiiiyt'ti. ev thai we elect .1 Sjniilwr Clark; Who 'has Ik-en ijuiut a week "e'l-: up and siorv how a hunter n und didn't kill il btil brc-ke ils win-II aw.-v. tiuiil 1U., Min-, yiui'll mwt i.uv all the rest of Thu Iw-'in. Ad.ims rote.l for itiluier. 'I'lie AniitriLMiw split up. 1 1'. VVinliT llnvb vuted (iir amid "real applause and hwAS. The Ik-ptibliLMiis are in p. roll k-in- cilk-d Mr. has Hi) which Sjvfnil (.I'litlitinoii who ha-1 not voted tin Mr. Sims ptpl.iim bis vole and mlA a lililtfiiplila'Kufniiii ihu ilfiimcniiicsiil- Ik- ttrnns hi> lo (alters and n.Mi.-s nl ien._ioulh soliciting orders, and has obtained ie n lo the extent of fifty-six locomotives ir Southern 11. It'.s. The average eosl of ocomotivc is aloutninc thousand dol-II-M so here is one house a busi- dlars in Dm- .icasdii. and at last they have Iriuini 1 e, O ie peculiar feature in what hastraiuipire is worthy i.i t i.t l m Ih-piiblk-aiis have nvwrlnUcrcil lured their liri-. They voted steadily fu Kiieniian.iiutillictiiiiiMlfn-itliilraw.aiiil.ilici without wrangling or being at nil didcon cerlcd they iju-elly over to I'enningtoi without loiing a vote, aud'in u fcw Wi-I! di ree fflbrls, conrpier the combined forces of the Southern lire -eaters and Xorthon i luglifarrw. We now hope to see the flo arranged tliat the corruption of this Ad-ininislr.iiioii will Iv brought to light, when t ie people may see what has .really been do ic with the revenues of the country. Oponea itcijiiainted with partita in thi.s city, having relatives residing in the Kimt i-crn StatL-jf, who hardly ever receive a letter which has not liecn opened after beinij ai-a cd. Private correspondence Is vjolatci iy Democratic post masters, the .sworn of-Iclald ofthe Government, on suspi.'inii tl at il is "incendiary." Xewspapers from the m rib, sent byon.j frk-nd lo another in the south arc interrupted and destroyed, and letters als-o arc frequently served in the same way. This is nothing short of des Democrats ha_ve bccti in HO long tint any outrngt' is not by them (no gmil. Tlic i are tuoked as t leir and the people as their s lo aid in giving them the 1 ow longHiic'h a state of .si all continue remains with the honest voters of the r.nmf ry lo say. Outrage upon outrage is i; Hided without any attempt on tlm arl of t who Inivc the power to give redress to 1 ie Jiult'crcrs. Xo man's corrcspundenee is safe, and no northern man's liberty ve-s-irctett in ihe inlerior of any of Ihe slave Stales. That region is Init little bet ler toward tho free .Stales in nclinn, lhaii a l power at open war with lid. Journal. It is to be hoped lhal Ihe people will nopcrly rebuke Ibis corrupt and despotic at the next election. When democratic oflicials are permitted lo open nm intercept Ihe of friemls resi ling in dilfcrcnt sections of the country, t ts lime thai (he people were I -iking mca-sures to pnl n stop to tho outrages perpetrated them. The democracy have pretended great love for the Um'im and the Ci llKlililulion. Yet they have Wen the lirst logo with the disunion lire caters uf South, and the hist lo resect, the guanu -lec-iofthc eoti.sU 1 u lion. Their umne hi the present Cmigress has shown lln-ni to be willi is toolx in the hands of the Slave Power. The charts which have been so often in so fairly against liej.nblicaiwarc now rolled bnrk upmi twin with tenfoli While the llqinbli.-au parly ha.-? h ion-n to the country that it hns Iwcn loyal to it has hwii faithfully (evolodto its best int that it still c imshe.-i the ever-livin- priuciiiUs which made us lo taltc rank as the firril among the nations of the earth. These il icver has abamloned, ami we trust it licvcr will be recreant tn them. T ic democratic p.irty has twisted an c lai gcd from ono posir ton lo annilier, making issues wliich have proved untenable ind which they have IK-PH foreeil lu aban-lon. The extension of shm-iy into the TcrritoricF, is the otly iptcstion unini whici they cin bcslow any altentiiin, anl in i oing this innsl throw aside th.-ir inde-lieiHlencc and adapt their policy to the re-' piircments of Ibo.shnc driver. "J'he wicked ness and imlucility of ihe bus brou-ht i Mil Ihe country, and tarnMiud ournation-il Cdcnlclicon with fraud and crime. It las offered a premium to every species of Corruption, and its extra vagaiiL-c i.s And now, the ipn-sliosi ariscj--, jnd forces itself upon tin; iittention of every patriot and hivei- Of our i i: II wo eonlinue the present inkmous uvorninciitnl policy and fur hu-u: n riglils, by culling menlo fill nurollices j vho lave endorsed and secondoil the milages of Domocralicoflia-.holdors? If so, mlxjtdeiicd by another succcsf, still will follow. Let the pairiulic very where answer; let Ihein buckle on the r nor of ritfhiand.ju-ilice, and "mei-t the i emv at thu gate." i Ov" O'-'ohn Itrown had j.iiiird bv ny coiKiderablo of and ad made a stand for a fnw davs until by Ins friends in Ohin, N'orthern York, Vermont aa-l -Massnchusetlx ie wild have Iccn a very wrions I w-uj.Mt ihinUng-Un lhaliY I was nnd H lilt In child oo oo and il crawl C ilo a hut boo oo uW.f ti oo no At d mid oh ain't it tre-mcn-du-is tocousider a yes, it is b OCr It is staled lhat thoro have '1 ver four nu'Hiona of dollars worth of scrip si ed by ihe Post Office Department, s nf! man, it is said, holds Iwo millions of lis scrip, which he purchased at eighty Jersey. Newaik, X. J., Tha ulcction ef Ilr. IViiningtoii was received here lodty with general satisfuction. ThU evening the Mercury oil in.- is illuiuinated, blazing in the streets, and 117 guns are bo-ing Aral in honor of the event. The GOT-: cniorM fricndi nru pissing complt-' neiits freely, lie is s [Mjpular at Jlailroiid Arcldeiit. nallirnore, Feb. Thii morning half pwt two o'clock, as the thun from I'hiladelphia reached tho rif1-er, the express, mitl and slcepiog'cmra as usual on the Kerry boat, but from too much headway, the express car wtnt ow Into the deep water, the truck falling deck ofthc boat, but doing no damage to her. Tho in the sleeping car knciv nothing of the aflhir for some minutnt after. It supposed that the ice oh tbV prevented them from acting properly. The 'mail car came near going and mail iigptit jittnjicd from the window, -Kul! Uin brnkeman promptly disconnected- tho co ijtling and thus saved further The accident togvtlier laycd the arriral Of train hiro tilt fi Uochiwter, K. Y., JIB. SOiK '_. Tin _ fnuily. of James, 0. Pattingtii, cf Adsiiw'. basin, consisting of Mr rettingill, Mrs.'iUrihaU and ilra. Lewis, were yesterday by Etrjclmine, aj-mttiistercil by A ijervmil girl. Mrs LIWM-will probably die. Xcw York, Jan. Slat. A special despatch lo tho Oomnwrce says Mr. J'cnningtOnwiU bo made throo-h TrtM Messri Briggj anil Itiggs. Turlington, Towi, Jfcn.'3Trf; A flrc occurred here- this morninc, tfct entire stock ofResa t WhijM pie, hardware men-hunts, and the grocery cslallkhment of (r. Geshweud. Total oxs e.ilimatt'd at thirty thousand dolUrt. I not fcntrtrnv Mt. Louis, Jan. 30th. The bill for n Convention to frmrup K State Constitution has passed both flhc LcgiRlaturc, Igncd by the Jan. 3Inf. Kighlcrn cltizeiu of Mason tnd Jonnlies, Kentucky, were expelled on KC-. ount of their opinions ori Slavery. Mcwt f them arrived hero yesterday- America. Halifax, Jan. There nrc aa yet no of ffce R. If B. S. America, now ovtrdtw here, witli orpoo! dates oftho 1.1th inat. us fur the Union. (Meant, Keb! Governor Houston's Mciaigo to fit'i.-is ature traiksmitling the illovs of ihe South Carolina Irfgt.laturg tho .Southern Convention. .egislnturc passed resolutions nwUininfi overnor Mouston'R vitswsf fhafl Texti ivc up her indqicndenccio the Union, as unwilling lo sun-ruder Iho Union, en in emergency not deemed sufficient to tli- use HO important a step. ni id I.OSH of Life. Hj Park, I'a., Feb. 3.: The tl welling of bunl Karloy, Sr.; WM biirncil last vitfit, nud three children irihcd in tUw flames.. Tho mother and hrcc otlirt (ihildteu a second, lory wimltvwylkut all hadly burned. 1'kc was The'weaiher ftti-wcty cold Upmetrr was sixteen below zero. N1. Ames IS ton to Failed. 'f 'Cincinnati, Feb. Jk Klsfncr, flour fSlcnlay. Liabilities' mostly mried at one hundnd' thousind dollwi; FIBS. IOIIHLOII. Tbxlw, omtHa 15lh .wKicft' Whitmarxh'n cotton [fife ted-wo thousand, huniired balex a largo amount of The work of nfflht opera- n vrs who survived the calamity of the i-mlwrtim Mills, commenced on Wedncs- iy. Snnio iwcnty-two thnuKand dollars n-fju icd for ihe Tho pay-roll niilnins nine hnntlred and thirty names, of hi in six hundred and were c i in the main building which fell. K Jlnyard Taylor nt un Monday evening, February filh. o i jv.-t IIumlwMi." the election of a Clerk, previous to 'j Inch there wasu rail of Ihu Mouse. h Mr. filinrma-i nominated M'r. Forney, i r. Suiilhof Va. nomiiialed J. C. s 10 latd Clerk. Mr. Xekou nominatrd1 irn'I Taylor of Tuim. Cobb iiominal.-d iJawKiin of Ala. Tin! riponknr appointed Jli-sfrs. Kllinli 1 'I ili-ly. Smith of Va. and Mnynard, tell- I The ballot resulted: t Whole mnnuerof vole.-, 2J1; Clnuo. 1 It will be the cause of congratulation a-ong the UopitliUraiiK of tho, s lat able, and imromproniisinj; Op- oner.tof Ihe has been K- s ominated for the Senate by iho Itqmhli-n caucus of the Ohir legislature. al Irody in which he has sonv.l ilb i islitigitishcd honor, he will do the j1' arid cause essential service. The Jk'pub-cuitt offliiio have djnc KliTincI U, S. Tiio princijtal the Slulo Miiitary ilk-gu oC IjnWaiin, nl i.s sai.l be abrother ofthe Man. John e candidate oftiiu UepiiblicniiS for Sp.-.ik. clrcinl S. Senator mi ihe kit- jt. Thu tute wasM follows: Chase tit. i i g i 5-1, Ciirwin 5. f The Itcptiblicans fired 117 {.-iins this in honor- of lliu election uf er (he in-spiratiom-ofHir uf late, leaning, niKl-tlint ecia-.i hw'e tk- rtaUll.. ;