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Freeborn County Standard, The (Newspaper) - October 11, 1877, Albert Lea, Minnesota STIXDARD KEY TllmSD.VY. r., In Advance. ?2 OO i 4 w i o n'. A 'M. in i 1 y C IH) IV. Ot) li 00 8..SOI3.5U 7.00s Hoivit; "4 ID Ki.OO liO.OO li r 25 oo w 12 0') 22 and SOFT COAL. Also Seasoned Wood. left on tlic slate nt Lincoln Bros attendcd to at once prt'l'.-ii'cd lo -.lurl tlieir O El ,.7PV: A- 3FOIS ALBERT LEA, K MINN. JOHN ANDERSON, AT ANI> NOTAUY Wedge Spicer's Drug Store, ALBERT LEA, MINX. W B. RUMSEY, ALBERT V- MINN Special nftttni given lo colleolions fii.oi! injlftgngcb p'n-cliused T y.J'll- VOLUME 17. ALBERT LEA, MINNESOTA, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11, 1877. NUMBER 41 _ i THE POOR MAN'S FRIEND. Go tq. Honest Abe's for HATS, CAPS; AND GENTS FURBISHING GOODS- THE CHICArKST STOliE UNDEH TI1K SUN. V CIIII.D CAN Vl.'Y AS A M fT.KAX GOODS. AT PRICES WHlC'lf DKFV COMl'KTITOV I'KOM EVBIM OVK K .M VNL'FAC- TUKE OUll OWN GOODS TliKI'.KIOKE CAN HULL CHEATER THAN OTHERS. 23: SLVO OZ3.3.3T WHICH IS THE LOWEST. Opposite ScollaiiU'i, west side JSrninlwuy, Established in 1865. S. S. EDWARDS Photograph Rooms Hroailway, opposite Postotlice. ALL (iOOUS SOLD CIIKAI'. Albert Lea, Minn. Oil In the LATIvST STVL'SS, ami at REA SONABLE PRICES. ALUEUT LEA TEREC1A ANDERSON, FASlllOABLEGLOACnBESS-MAKER Over Spiccr-s Drug Store, ALKRRT LEA, _ Minn. Well Trimmed MINN B. F. HALL, M. D., PHYSICIAN" SURGEON, SHELL ROCK, MINN. Oflici.- at (he Shell Hock Hotel _ In the uute-rouui of Sim's great'cotton factory, in -Philadelphia, u of (.-iris were engaged in They .were all young, some pretty, and all neatly droned, uiittiyf vrure and Ofto'of lliosc who'had a mock chain brace lets, u profusion of trimmings on a t-ilk dress, hpoke euipliiiliciilly. li the proceeding lever henrtl ,What arc you all so excited naked a pretty little blonde coming in f'loni the loom room Ellen Cnurr-hill IDO What has >ihc been do- ins; now You arie'ul.wnys PIIIIIC dreadful deed of poor I hor "we know said the first speaker "you, will defend any- thing Kllfn does'" Hut what lias she done Hofusi-d tn fitrn the subscription fur the tankard (D be presented to Mr M. M. DOD8E, M. D., 1SURGUM FOR cents, AT MRS. JOHN STAGE'S Office Onicc. vi.nr.KT Ilealilruco up Stairs tho Post MINN. ECLECTIC PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON IN CI 1'V, MIN.N., iVill treat nil ilisensi-s In ni.inlkind it to iho of his nhility. Dr. iins m.i.lo vpociulty ut' discuses of Women and Ohildirii, chronic diseases of lonf; filiirulirig By Icnj? experience mid stiict intention to lib prufe'-tioii, con- lidonl of ticitin? ill! cnrixblu ilii sucocss. OtiiK'ti icul ui-iiied euro anil success. CoiiMiliionut fi ce. lo MILLINERY GOODS! LA TEST SI TLES DR. A. II. STIinET, MES. 0, S. WAEEEN keeps n Inige Slock of MILL1XEHY, NO- TIONS.nnd FANCY GOODS of nil kinds, which cannot fail to please EVKRVfiODV. CALL A1TD EXAMINE T HER )FFICE, OVER THE DHUG STOUK, South of Otfice, Albert Lea. Minnesota. DR. M. CRANDALL, 3ES IST nr i Office over Weilpe R'ulfaberg's store, Albert Lea Flour Teed MEAT MARKET JUST OPENED JOHN DEALEK IX FLOUR, FEED, IJU.VN.OATS, C011N, OAT-MKAL, Au., At Lowest Market I'rice Ul irk Street, n corner of IJroud- Albert Li-a, Miint CASH PAID FOR CORN AND OATS J. BALCII, Having renU'd the fine pliop. ioinierly 'si-it liy A. Ill-own, is prepared to do :ill kinds of iu (lie Hue of The undersigned have now opened their Meat Mwrket, onu door north of I'lilnivr's Htore u-Jiere be found a full and com- plete stock of All Kinds of Meats Which will be sold as CHEAP possible. The putronagc of the public is resp'e'ct- solicited. GIVE US A TRIAL? BRUNOIN THOLSTRUP, ri-ip'rietors. CASH pnid for Hides and Tnllow. HAS REMOVED f HE OLD PIONEER MEAT-MARKET On East side firoinlwny. first door south of THE PfiOI'LE'a STOUE. Wayons, INCREASED FACILITIES FOl! DOING BUSINESS, HE I'KO- POSES TO GIVE- Sobs. etc. Wood-work on plows, also painting -to dor Everything cheap and on shoil notice. Owe Him a Call. ALBERT LEA BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE. pnid for Hides, Tallow, MACHINE SHOP, GRAIN SEKDING DRILLS, JPL.VTFOKM SCALES FAJiMNG MILLS, MILK SAFES, AND SCANDINAVIAN DRAG. and the most perfect to be found iu market as cheap as the cheapest. All kinds of furnished on short notice, and REPAIRS upon ma- chinery done to orJer. FOUNDRY near the Southern Minnesota Railroad depot. ALBERT LCA _ _ JUNK. MEAT MARKET WILLIAM TUNELL Again calls attention to bis FINE MEAT MARKET, Where can be found at nil times, choice cuts of Pork, Mutton, Also FISrr, in tlieir seiinou IJROADWAV, near Armstrong's ALDEKT LEA, ,MINN. vmfrs n SCBOC TEACHERS Vfttod. Hodman has pueh-n liood friend to said the third voirt. The little blonde. Susan Whiting bv name, looked rather sintered at the new uccusntiun her friend. Mr kodmim, ninnasrer Tor Mr. Meredith Son fifty was ubiuit to re- tire on account nf in G mm tics of age.and tie persons tnpigcd in the i'acto- ty were collecting nionev to buy a tank- ard tn present to him. Lie was a kind- ly old uinn. and always ready U> lend a hand to the small army of work- under his ih.-ir the wa.i really a gift of love. Kllen Churchill hud come to the .vrcat factory two jpnrs previous to the date of the indignation uieciitiir in the "tifitc-riKim. mid had risen to the posi- tion oF forewoman in one of the rooms She was o hand-ome girl, about twenty, bhe applied fur work, and by every action tnd word betrayed the Faft that she stepped from a lil'u of fc- finptncrit to the drudgery of a, factory hand. Her low. even tone betrayed the hidy in its well chosen words; and hei slim, white hands bore no truce of toil on the smooth skin. She was cour- teous to who cunte info intercourse with her. but intininte with none. 3hc had nursed Susie Y? hit ing through a long period of contagious fevnr.wtnning the devotion of thut little iniidun, and the aiannirer soon put her into the po- sition uf Forewoman. Here her educa- tion enabled her to keep the books re- quired in the room, thus doubling her salary And here was the great ground of her companions, tt was Falnry of Kllen Church ill to warrant a good style of living and dressing In the sjrent boarding house where seventy of the girls hud rooms, she could 'well af- ford to pay for ihe best, to contribute to the nmusemcnt of the house, and dress well. Instead of all this she lived in the attic, poorly a tiny stove, where she cooked the cheapest of food Fler dross was of the coarsest descrip- tion, made by her own hands, and no ornament broke its severe simplicity She never spent money in any pleasure seeking, nor joined in nny of the quid merriment of the house. But the crowning enormity was the refusal to contribute to the silver tankard. The excited jjmup in the ante-room dispersed for the day. walking home in tho twilight of the cool September evening, and still they talked of the forewoman The question is." said Mary Leigh, who had been the foremost in the anto- ropni discussion, what does s'.ie do with her money She never puts any in the factory savings bank she certain- ly spends nothing on her dress. Where is it all then 'i Perhaps she supports her parents." IJuth dead I have heard her sny Well, I dare say Mr Hod man won't think her such a paragon when he tnifses her nuuie from the subscrip- tion Isst" And Walter Rodman will probably recent the insult to his-father" _There was an exultation in her tune of tho L'.st remark but ill concealed Wither Hodman, the only child of '.he old manager, was in tin- counting housi of the factory, with every prospect ol soon becoming a partner. A man past thirty he hud risen in the employ of Meredith Son from a lad of fourteen, had saved money from a handsome aiilary, with the avowed intention of purchasing a place in the firm, upon the iinticipated retirement of old Mi. Meredith, who was known to favor the intention Among all the clerks and workmen" in tho great faotory there wus no ouo. so handsome as Walter Rodman, none so great a favorite with all. But he had gone thirty years of life, fancy free, until Ellen, Churchill cause to the factory. There was something in the noble, refined.face of the young girl thnt at- tracted Walter Rodman from the first. That there wuc some heavy trouble brooding in tho madness of her dark eyes, he never doubted, but if ever puri- ty and goodness were pictured in hu- man were in Ellen's From his father he learned much of the new comer, of the quick adaptability -he showed for work evidently nuw to her, of the almost masculine bruin thut fitted her so anon to control ot the loom-room, where at work., in Of her antecedents lie knew only that she brought u letter froui the cler- gyman of her parish, a small, town in New York State That she'was a wo- man of culture ami refinement they could see fur themselves. But Walter Itodumn, by nature frank and true, an his heart, more and more acknowledged Ellen for its queen, grieved over" the evident mystery of her life While in her conversation she odyancucT nobJe nnd generous views, her .whole style rof ivin-r was penuriuun to an extent rare- ly seen of her agtCeven when she; commanded. It was not merely eftdnomy, but saving pushed to extremi- ty. There was n struggle constantly in the mind of tho young strug- gle between his love and his fear of re- pentance if he urged the suit. It was revolting to him to think of his wile conducting his household on parsiiuo nious principles, refusing to bestow of his abundance in charity, dressing meanly, and perhaps influencing him to the same miserable habits. And yet. one hour with Ellen drove all such thoughts away. The low, 8uft.r.jjoice, always tinged with her habitual sadness, conveyed such a mirror of a pure, tender heart, a cultivated mind, a noble soul, thnt Walter forgot the course, mean dress, the many stories rife in the factory of Elleu s stinginess, and knew ho loved her he had never Left-re loved any wotntin JJut when the silver tankard wns pre- sented to Mr. Hodman, aud Ellen's name. wu.- couuiiujr house ni.d For a time lie woiked steadily. Then die bad companions that had ruined his boy- hood ajrain e.xirtod an t-ril influence. and he learned to ptmblu Walter he w-is fourteen and but five yeais older. One of his accomplishments, the power of imitating by tha persuasion of older-hcad-i he forged u cheek of two thousand d ou ihe firm he was with. The check passed the bank undetected, for the cashier was in the habit of pay ing lame uuis to Grady. But when it WHS re turned to the firm, the forpory was dis- covered and traced to Stephen Then the truth came out that he had gam- bli'd away the entire amount, and the two men that urged the crime ami pocketed 'he money had fled, ieaviiii> the lad lo bear the conseri'jenc'JS lie was arrested and repciHunee came whon he saw the futf consvquouuo of icts. It was then that Ellen proved her- self to be thr noble woman I believe her to bo. She was suffering already for her brother's crime, having lost her position us organist and most of her music pupils having left her. Despite all this she went to the firm and pleaded lor the lad. Her eloquence gained her something. They agreed not to prosecute, but allowed the boy to leave town and go to an unclt; who was willing to give him iinother trial in a western city, thnt if, Kllen would pay thu two thousand dollars and the interest with- in two years., undertook the was released and sent to his father's brother, where ha is doing well, and Ellen left, her home and came here, hoping for higher wages than shr could earn in her own town. I, knowing all, advanced her interest every way Mouth after month, deny- ing herself everything but the barest necessities of life, she has oerit her earnings to wipe out her brother's debt. With the rent of the house and what hhtf saved has paid it all, the last installment being acknowledged in i letter whieli I handed to her yester- day. You cita understand why qhe could not take a few dollars to sub- scribe for h present to uie, when I tutl you that thej.jvo years expired on very day when the last hundred was received. Now, Walter, you know Kllen'a secret''. 'Judge Jor yomself if she is a miser." is as noble and solf-sncrificing na uiy heart always told uio she was in spite of appearances said, Walter, warusly. To-morrow I will see if can ever return toy love Not said Mr. Rodman, suiilling, Ellen went home this tiler- noon, her task finished. Out of the living upon a much smaller salary thuu sum I jwtd. fvr bqr lust woekV lull here, she begged uie to accept the copy of Longfellow on the table beside you asking uie to believe she wus grateful for all my kindness to her. Let her rest from her long strain of self sacri- fice and toil, Walter, and then if you can win her love, T will gladly give her a daughter's pi ice in uiy heart." Winter had come and gone, and spring Minshhic was making all nature glad, when one bright morning the train through left a single passenger at tho village station lie was a tall, hnndsouie man. dressed weli, without nnd he inquired at the station for i he residence ol Miss Churchill The white cottage as you turn the street from was the answer. It was found, and at the gate the traveler halted. The windows, shaded by a wide veranda, were open, and he could see the tasteful parlor. Near the window stood a beautiful woman, trail ing a vine over a network nf strinir Her face was pietlv averted, but the btruigf-r could see thut the pallor and sadness of the past were gone I'pon the giaceful figure was a dress (if fleecy muslin, tastefully miuie. and trimuit-d with soft lace ruffle" at the throat and and a few wcH-cJiot.cn ornaments. Suddenly some i.iner seti'e secnied to tell Ellen she was watched She turned and saw Walter Redman looking earnestly, wiMfully at her. A quick flush swept across her cheek, and her eyes lighted gladly as she forward to meet him May I come iu he asked opening the little irate. I am very glad to welcome shr answered, and then extended her hand as he sprang lightly up tho I( is not fair to repent lovers' talk. Suffice it that before Walter left the little cottage to take the refuin train, he had won the dearest of 1m hea't, and when summer bloomed. Ellen became blide of a junior partner of Meredith Co the new firm of the factory where she had worked so faith- fully. Saving Seed Corn. From tlic St. 1'aul Dispatch. The expeiience of last year with poor get'd corn, nut only in Miunesoti, but over the entire country, will probably stimulate good farmers to extia efforts to save their own seed coro. save u light. In Minnesota there is but one way to do it, and that is to gather it early and thoroughly dry-the cob before Irtizing weather. If the germ Freezes before it is perfectly dry it is ruined The best and suresC way to go through the field as soon as the corn is glazed and select the best and ripest and trace tht'.Di up, and hang in a dry lull, near a stove-pipe, or in a room heated a por- tion of each day. Never hang it over a crib of corn, or over bind of grain ot any kind, as the steam, or vapor, even the slightest, is sufficient to destroy the gruin. Some h.ing seed corn in the iuioke house and kindle a light fire un- der it each day, until it is dried and well smoked. The only advannge of the smoking is that irophcrs do not like it and will not dig it up after planting. Corn should remain on the cob until nearly the time winted to plant, as the very best seed corn is not reliable sixty dnys after shelling uiik-ss kept dry nnt airy Never put seed corn in burre' ur bins, but let it hang in the drying place until spring. She had just returned from a visit to m.-inied couple, and, us she throw her hat on the sofa, she turned up her nose put on a look of disgust, and said 1 there is any thing on this earth that is hateful, it. is to see married people Uss- inii, and hugging, and gusbing before folks Ht-r liiile brother crawled out from under the table, where he beeu hunting a stray marble, and, addressin; his sister You tind George is all tlu time kissing each other before nu; but you isen't married yet, and thon I sup- pose I'm too small to be folks." Thut little boy told another little boy next morning that it wasen't always a sure sign when yiur car burned th.it some- body was talking about you. At one o'clock yesterday afternoon a stranger made a purchase nt a 'A'ood- ard-avenue druir store, and as soon as he could pocket his change ho rushed out doors, as if in a great hurry Ten tninutcs hirer n man who knew him nirt him at the city hull with a face so long that he inquired: "Why. what has happened now Bought a cake ol soap up here down a five dollar the druggist gave mo back out as fast as I it over once more, and found I was fifty cents short of my right ehange! Would you go back and tell him Sume sheep belonging farmer named Smith having been stolen in the neighborhood of a vill.iuo, while the thief w-is undiscovered, a local preach- er, h-iving a collection to make, thought he would turn the event to good ae- count, so he said We have a col lection to make this morning, and, for slory of heaven, whichever of you stole Mr. Smith's sheep, don't put anything on the plate Of course everybody joined in the collection A noted English surgeon says that the reason women cnn't throw mipBilep as acurately as men is because their shoulder blades are set too far forward. This explanation, affords no satisfaction whatever to the" man whose wife can a bull's eye at ten yards on his head with a skillet, twice out of three timcB, aud ca'rom pn his nose with a teacup across tho table every time. asked a teacher" in n Sunday school, did 'Solemn feM he slusrgard to go to tf.e Be- cause." said u thirteen-year-oldI.bo'y. 1 he knew his aunt would have out it the wood pile in the onion bed every afternoon as 'soon as school out. Wrecked itr Port. It was the wild midnight. The lame midnight was off watch aud hud gone to bed three hours be- fore. A storm brooded over the eastern It was a t borough bred brood siorui. Hop brewed, fur it was coming from the jeast. Uawkeye creek was rolling tumultu- ously in its sandy bed. Bugs, probably. Or it might have been nervousness. A lithe form cowered at the garden gate. Many a manly form has been coward at just such gates. Ever since Summer nights nnd gnats and beauty and love and June bugs were invent- ed. lie does not she murmured softly, as bhe peered into the darkness. I cjiinot sue liiur." I will call him." She wuij wrong. It' he couldn't see hiui, she certainly couldn't call him with (he aume hand. A manly step came scraping duwu the sidewalk. It was Desmond, She threw opfij the gate, and the next instant he clasped in his great arms twenty-seven yards of foulard, three yards of niching, seven Breton buttons and a pompadour punier as big as a dofi Il iv.is all his own All is he exclaimed, Con- stance dc lielvidcre, tLe Russians have crossed the Balkans. We must fly. (JonstHiicu was a noble She only said Whither we He wunted to fly to some lone decsrt isle, but she submitted an amendment providing they should fly to the ice- cream saloon. They flew. In the crowded saloon, where tho solt light fell upon fair women and biuvc men, and the insects of a sum mer fell in the ice-cream freezer 'ihr-y spoke no word. When two sentient human beings are engulphinjr tpoont-fuls of corn staich aud eggn aud skiui-uiilk, language is a mockery At length Desmond broke the tender, silence. He said .More dearest She smiled and b.jwed her lovely head, but did not .speak. Shu was too full for utterance. Desmond gloomily ordered more And more when, that was jiuiie. And a supplement to that. And an addenda to thut. And an exhibit In thnt. G loo in sut enthroned upon bis brow Constance mw it. ShesniJ What is it. dearest He i-pake not, but sighed. A dreadful suspicion blabbed her heart like n knife. Desmond she gaid, jou are not tired of me, darling liy hetiven, no, hp said, find then he looked (and thought.) unuiutterable Her brow lightened up with a ray of celestial intelligence I she said, tappini: plate with her spouu. Too cold Signed, C. Morlus He denied it bitterly, and bade her remain where she was while be scttiuc with the uinn She, guided by the unerring instinc of her sex, peeped through the curtain ol the saloon. Shi- saw her holding earnest discussion with th man She saw the man sh-ike his beat resolutely in answer to Desmond's pleading looks and appealing gestures She saw iiiui lock the door, take ou the key, put it in his pockets, and leai up agaitu-t the door. She caw her owi Dosujuiid druw from his own pocket: and pile upon the counter a peail-han del pocket knife, nix nickels, tour greet postage stamps, a watch-key', twit lead pencils, a memorandum-book, a theatre ticket (of (he variety u pocket couib, au ivory tooth pick, a shirt stud, onj sleeve-button, a photo graph of herself, a package of trix, tw< street-oar checks, a cavd with a funn; (wijKi'd) btory on it. a silk: handkcr i-hiet', and a pair of gloves And (bet she knew that Desmond V.MS bankrupt and wh-n the man swept the assets o the concern into a drasver and opansd the door, site sobbed convulsively And it wast mine extravagance which hath did (his thing." They did not talk much on their home Once she aski-d him if he wa rich, and he only sai' Enormously Such is life Hamilton'.- the middle' Mars mentioned by the Chicago Journal as the the latest victim of new moonia. A model wife She never wasted a solitary thing. Let a cat die nrnum our house, nnd the first thing you kri..w Mary Jane'd have a muff and a set o! furs.a nil I'd begin to find mince-pies on the dinner tr.ble. Scii-nce I hat it took millions of years lo evolve man from the clam observation shows that it takes less than a iniuuto to transfer a claui iuto a man ThcstiiiK of a hornet will paralyz-: a spider. It. has u directly opposite effect on man. roosini: aJi his faculties into the wildest und must vigorous action. An old married man out on I-fill vrhose wijjjiu recently presented him with two-thirds oi his time at the several cradles and says he thinks he has struck bed-rock. One had thing about this years plum crop is that the'trees tire so over-loaded that a boy is liable (o break a bough, calch a fall and break down a lot of hrubbery in a neighbor's yard, almost evening. A woman, quarreling with hor told him she believed if she was to die he would marry ihe devil's daughter, The law does not it How man to raurrv replied the :ender husband A well known English beauty, who went to be photographed at a seaside resort, after taking her sea', in the of torture, was thus addressed by ho insinuating operator Now. mite, you look nt U' I was your younj man. stud you'd me The The writer sat in a well-known kion, citing a delicious and over a, cup of hot tea, when proprietor stepped up. The boys have a nice day Jbr their excursion said he. They have, indeed. Ever been there Yes I took a couple of bank rob-' bers down (here, twenty-five or thirty years ago." Inueed Yes, sir Never told that affair, did No." Well, I will. It-was lei me in 1840 I win) working at tho Old Kagle tavern had a couple of fine borers, arid for a young man was" doing" a fine bu.-ioess Those da'js" neither i.imwads nor lelograplv; tlio stiigte coach WMK ehe only mode lie travel and it was the event tX the" day to see (he coaches from the nnd New York bustle into the tavcrii yard. You know where the tavern stood, don't you "N-no. 1 think not." "Corner liroadway and Well, one cold morning in of December, I was just stepping out froui the oOici; to the long wooden ve- randah, when I noticed two wull- dresssed gentlemen, each carrying a good bizcd traveling satchel, hurvying toward the hotel. One of '.hem ad- dressing uie. Stage New York gone yet T sir.' How long T Morn'n two hours ago They were much excited o-rer news, and asked what they could do get to New York speedily. 1 told them I didn't know. The had stopped running a month, although still ran to Kingston, the river open that far up. She would leave that evening for New York, and the stage coach which left Albany a couple hours before would transfer its passen- gers nnd mails to the steamer at Kings-' ton Point. Then the gentlemen fsaid; they tiiuct get that boat, and asked if V knew <-fa couple of fast horses in the city, and if they could hire or get a car- riage to the stage in. It was a matter oflife and death, they said, and would pay any price I asked what price, J and ttuy told me they would pay to beat the stage to Kingston. It was a big sum, aud I whistled I said I'd take them, and ran off. I found friend of mine Haik Lewis we_ bitched up the horses to a four seated sleigl the two gentlemen bought some whisky.J.-ind away we went 'lickity split' for Kingston. Oh, how we did Two hours behind the stage, and yet before we reached Athens we passed it. Near Catskill the horses gave out com-' plefely, and we had to hire n i.ow team. 1 didn't want to go anp further on ac- count of the horses, but one of the gen- tlemen asked, is that team of jours worth T 'Three hundred dol- lars.' I said. Drive ho answered. I'll for it.' OKCC we tipped over, and half an hour was i-pent in getting to rights. Then we went at it again, and half-past four we drove up to Kincston Point, where the steamer lay all loaded, bu: waiting for the Albany mail. The two men went <.n board and asked for Cnpt. Dean. He came aft and they told him what they told Lewis and I. corning down. How they re- sided in Canada, but were the sous of Engli.-h nobleman, who had recently died leaving a valuable estate. Their j presence was wanted immediately in London if they would save the estate from a designing relative. The packet suited from New Yo'k to Liverpool on the fiist tide the next morning. They uiust grt it, or wait thirty days ihe next ship, and so lose their fortune. They offered the captain if he would leave then and there and make certain of catchine the ship. I would like to make that S2.000, said dipt. Dean, but orders are not to leave (ill I get Albany mail, and I cannot assent.' They soe-jied uiujh disappniiltd. but said, It couldn't be and i hun they made theinselvcH ngre -able to everybody about. They paid uie ib.a S600 promised, gave me for the lost horses, und pave niy driver and men over 8100 each. We waiud un- til the stage canie in; the mails and passengers were tiausfcrred away went the boat in hurry. Then we ri'de leisurely back to Albany, it being a fine uighl but before we got there we met the uioun'od police furiously coining after our passengers, the dead noble. man's bogus sons. They were bank- robbers, and those two satchels they had contained over in and liank of England notes, (lie pro, cceds of a big Montreal robbery." Did they. catch (hem Catch 'eni No. When they started that niuht they talked with Capt Dean and offered him if ho would put them on board the outward, bound vesrel before he landed, ns would be lying in the channel. Mr Duan accepted, and just at day-light the steunmr lay along bide the vessel. and the time Capt. Dean got to his pier and the passengers invoke, the ship was sailing through the Narrows and away to England And the robbers were never heard "Never. Why they had thirty days, and, being young men, they are probably living in Eotn'e Euro-' puan country on their ill-got ton wealth. They were swart enought to take us in by their smooth tulk and gentlemanly address." v The story has tho merit of being lit- erally true. She was a TCI-V modest girl, nnd when tho observatory man said, Take n glance through (lie telef-'cojie, miss, urn] jou caq see .Venus in nil her she fi-lipdly drew back, and replied, No, thank you, sir I have no desire to IOOK nt.any mem- ber of my sex who di-eitses as ihe is repre- sented lo." Morn, dewy morn, whose fingen in! the glowing sky. is the time lo eat fresh fruit, in nil its liiFcieup dewy cess; but night, night is the time to put on your trou'pers in front, hung y vest on by one arm-hole, button your vrong ns you go. and tear off ftt the f a thousand miles a piipute to fetch loctor. Years make o d men. f Pride or pritigs from the paiue principle in iu in n n nature one is but the positive, ho o'ther the negative pole of a
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Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
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"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.