Kenosha Telegraph (Newspaper) - July 23, 1852, Kenosha, Wisconsin T.f I.TI If ptti.l cithln trie B 'ilMlMjiij'l imlllthr ye.tir. l wUh. Xu EGRAPH Business Directory, MM i. jF Minnmrr MMUlj u..Min J, lmv wllh Mill. ellurna WILLIAM T. WEST, f 4c C'uunavlor, ri-HMC nr WK'IUUAP. ffMlO, IflJrlAVA, ffl fll. ria-.'f Will f >u. 'n4 1" ilxhu MA tu o I ntlo .ill of WI-roriHln. mi llounly l M'nr- Jtr..ln 93 T. W, Cy t Ittf i %r. rv In t fW-ilmJiU- BY C. CLEMENT. THE TELEGRAM Friday, juiy aa, tsaa. KENOSHA, WIS., FRIDAY, JULY 23, IS52. CI.KHUXT, KD1TOR. i t J THE PARTY AND THE PEOPLE ON THE FUGITIVE LAW. Wo append briefly n posiii blc, the record ov- iilcnce ol tho position of the livo' great parties of Ihecotinlry on a question considered of impor- tance, and in connection wo append, also, tho ex- pression of tho pmple of this section of the coun- try on iho sumo question. Now it remains to be soon which is Iho parly or Iho ptoph. Tho people have solemnly resoi. l certain qiic.ilions, and have clearly de- cliirnil their own position. Tho party has ns solemnly resolved directly llio reverse, nnj iasu- rd its crlicl lo the people, to stultify themselves, oat thdr own words, anil rentier themselves acliveill fleeldniy to (lo thnt thin? whirti solemnly roaotved [hoy never would Let us sic whoisremJy tosacrifico his manhood on the tillar of mm: party. Tho National Democratic Convention rosol- TERMS OF A Oneh.u- Jo do ttvlng nu n breach of Ific law of >tHl Bill no tHl frvl it our c o ic aw atveuf Const Hull on of the Unitt-d diUy to uverj MMnR hi our power, luorully, mtd rclitciounly, to obtain In repval. That UiJa Inw iiidumwHlinguf freemen a service vhkh luntlie, which (ht-lr conifcicikco nnd Ihu luw uf CoU rtumamlnof ifmt Ui wlileh weeanttot consent with- out twcomlng lhc> meanest or That wehanKy know vtilch cnlls foroiiriOTcrcrropro- hAttun.ihe tnsoluncoof lha SouUu-rn lonla in LriU law ,01" Ihe invua cuwiinllce of lite tniltonwhn irnvo iilbHr Thnl n iiuilliim asking Its tL-iwrJ ctrcululed It trough the Thnl uf iho retolutlons be itnt ID the Ko- rorpitbllcallun, wUh H reuiWil to all Jidtt- wft wtiu mfarovv lo JOHN C. BOHEUTS, Sec. ncettiiff In Sale in. Al a rneciinyof Uto InhttUiunU In tlto Tidnlly of C.-nln- In ihe oi' ?ali-rn, pur- tu public nutlro, for tho pnrpoto of coruiideriiiif Ihe "1'urflllva Uw; WM.. J. VVACONKH waaujipoit.t- Bt-crotury. The fuliuwitig runuluUuiin, uflor clbciifcloii. wore adopt- ed: Wliwuiw, Thonutortous uFiigliiTeSlHVt> rucvntlr fiifictal hy ttio Amorlran which ranhcalho terrf- lorj- otlhe nhu trio UnlU'ii uf the II. >lu.i' net) ruslnl 1firhnti.ua fiinclnicut, l.y nil 111.; mufim which wo iluumjuatlll- i.lil.' i.'i lo :iny ntlorniil'jcl nt.'l of [.tracy. Itiiittiivrtl, Thnt woe.xlcnit n cnrdiii! ivcluoino It. 1 limy bviu t'lu-luiiiily iw lo fron: c.iln... ninniiH tin nrwl w I'l'tn'tt, M wi; Bliuulil lo proloclour own vv fr..iu llii; midnight Th ut we fitL'l lhu ulinoa'. nnd conlt'nif.l l'..r I.tuf who u. dt. il.o work t.f llw nml IhttL wu r.'Hnrtl wilh fucl- (if nlthurr.-'ncc tirid ilcti.ftttilmn, llm rV-uwfi-fiieu l.tjrsi.f l.'imgri.'Sd who for Ilia lludur tloli, ur cowiinlly lo voco it. flrttitrtil, Thnt tht .-r-lll't HI.I..I r -.11 fint'i H.H.TSlit.t... t'vii-1 "'ported hy Rev. J. Ciridlev ,1, .T Iti ill; .....I iinil iiru-iti k-. v, Strain r t It'It lull I iiu-l J r ,t-tl. t't xlilitU'lfor M.iy.l-111 ,1.111, .1.1 ni7l( f r.-.l .rll. Tiy 1 i 1 I' J 1.1 .Til III' M.. M. l-.-U.y K. Cli'n.. were nnd nfter being ably aiV i-..cntrd, mainly by .Mr. S-iMDti.vitn, were almost iiiuihiiii'jiisly pnssvd, as fuliows tr.ih, (full will' i.-crtnin linulWn- H ninlriinin under n KonuMloin form of KOT- pie. nlthouirh Mine- d l.y tli.-ir Inu hilly repriwlitivllvet.; iirnl Ihnt n..pr 'luli'Vnlfilwork. >hnll iri tiillt.li, uii.li- niiclaurhtn r.vfon n V T Ki.hl.unli. Ihe Imrrli-n nrihu I'eter .Mnrtiu. urit M flilllel will. 111. fimdnmoli- Win Aiiil.inmli niiitewnry iinil rluhl, ihul iho W llnnly, uilal.l, iMrlhdr (Uinilli Thnl Ihe Inw, rouinior I.r.w, ri-ciiiill> I roil SAI.K. ii Itnrli.i ir- i-iil. Wln-riYun., .ily 1'illk'il ll.u "Kudllrf ri-ciinllt I.B.-..-.-.I hy lhu I'lmifri'Murihi'M, I'nl- l.-.l I, in ili'1'liin.n, l Art. uf lln-writ ..f n..l In- nn- In Ini n.-i..ri It.u i.ul.Mc snf.'lv mny mi.I Innnniicli lh.. Inw iu iiu'.'jiii.n ur' lliu rk-i.t "f IMTSIMI In vili..w fuvur uriutlftl, to r.'iui'vi. .-uii-fi ln.yiliv.' tin-SlHtu or phr.ll itrcvolil nil mult-'sUi'.iuu ..f -'i.'h ,tr mil- I.P.CI.-W imy .-..iirt.-1'i'lw.-, t.r ..thur wIii.inrt.M.'Vfp'-' Ihi-ri'liy tin- wril t.f I lulu ax nml tin- l.yjiirv, wliicli funiliiini'iitul urin- REMOVAL Av i i I iMtltl r (.hi.-. j, >fi-nrt-il hy innv Hliile hi the I'ni. ury, wc lininntentu nrliiiriii nnd mlooled l.y VViiKHrtAi, provisions of thnl tnwtrireln our opinion, opjiinml io lilwriyiiiuljuitttcutAiiil, VVHKUKAH, luw uru nblioruiil lu niul iidture, iw wull w hunUli) ID UIL- ot iiH'iiuii) hu law itLiUIing, fwwfllrvlttw j'i't we ciui him whu fiueili from vi-rv let Bu.-ircti ui' fii't-rly, or ryfum.' bruiid tu tho hitnyrjr, IT t" i'it> nrhL-fl. Tlnii wfn'ii D (jjuTuriiriicri! Jood lo n mnn thin' ititulf lYmii Us atalluii uf htilltorily, iuitl nnd itc-un n.v .-lu-ru Mincthy iho net, tfn- uf l.rLcijJittk'n, itcar. ur p'.rncf. Thnl wi> uoitsiditr Inw, iriftmis ntut nnd In itll ol mir coun- try, nnd w 1.1 ill-null MIX- iilJ tln-.-H-, whi'hml nny or.iyrn- in contrnry lu llio priucliilva uf hunmiiity, In vi.jlntinii uftlio IHW of Hrxittrni) Thnt vhu rwns'inis Ihul UH tn oppoiH) lhu Pujj.rivo Hlnvu I.uw, an- wuilcum U iincim iLtulluiial in ns lnoxpu-o ntir Mviv, try thtitlirtaiimi Slavo In htm. Hfcuml in vititmlnii i f tfiu prltt- ul" Iniiimriiiy; ntul llftnlly, bfrnu.-tr we in rfU'.iMict) (xxind hi u cvun (hi! luw which, wtuornicluii bt-tViru nlikvu luw. fii'rvfri'it. That we will v.ile for n ulivviyhoMor, notlh- or fi-rn limn, who will vt-Ui l-jmrusur Mistnln aUivcry. Thfll ill ihr niir oniciTft we Will Iwt, Ihusn, itnillhotWr only, will UM' iht-ir ftjtTuoin-o to i.inauru lhu lhu I'nylilvu slave Inw. HlaniMl by, W N'uthnnd-l 11 French K t.'finrU'.-t l.i't-t, PnvHl Srinuirl A Hp.ti.cts J Sprmrr, Henry Siimccr, ti W 1'tercw, 1, Jnhn-nrij Lev! II WinMnw, J 11 Thirlburt, T Junlnri, U Mnrnh, Conh, lllrmu .Tnhnaon, 1) Unrtnn, Win in 11 IVtlit, A (iiMjmi, Alvln Hln.rnc, K H Oupnm, II H Xnrih, C'ruckcr, Ht-njumln J. OxMrin... ,rr. R C T F Oitili-y, H K L U-L-, J .'My. .'.nil It, IK dir.'fl i ive In our ol' the Kmdnntenlnl prlnci- upon the rik'hH of of ju..tici' nnd pri.prl- Thnl hil TAIMHUNC! UN li> H.-.. ftM ".-It ilitit hM.-iik- flM t-- tllf M XKKHt'N. 4lltl4. I'S I ii.ti riti: 1-.I f... INSURANCE OFFIGE. -iriiN iMl'AMl..-. nt i Hi. i in wlilrh I hrire r" MKKtlll.l. n-Miiln'iin-tn.i ihfi'xti-itittii.in i.fUn- T'niii-il w.. rau ni-v.-r i-on- .-tnvi- t'nr thcHotilh. irndiTHlttw -M i- ,-t i.iinl.'firojl rlyhi? AA iVivntiTi, H.I tin- Imv in M'i.Mt..n. Thnt wi-.ti-fiu Inw us thd nvnlt fitiit wilh ihi< rhimors HniiihiTn nml NurihtTti nntl iii'-iTviM Ui'j liftirty ciTitrrnpl nnd niiprDiirlnh1 n1- of.-wry in thU rt'imhlhi. Tlmi whili- wiitln not culli.-ion wivh Un< If.w in wlEh ;iny MfiL- whu fiuiy t" osHcntcif, wo ulll -'itiinit tu Hioiivjti II tltL- -Chiii niitt Ih-Mi'nf our nru nn in- c.-iitvlntly ti uf KO nno.in.iUulk'iml l.fl.r :i Th.it th.Mihovu In. -.Ik-n.-.l tni'i'llni: nn.l nl ulll iml.lMli r. D. HI-lll'.M.N, i-h'n. 1. .N. !--.v. ut At n mtriln.; hi-M In lo-nevn. Co. J.'IIN Hoy I) In the I'hnlr, thv rn.nmMt'ftn.1 Ki- IX. ITth, followlnii were pul mid uunnlniouplT cnr- ihe KiiKillrn Slum Hill rrarnllr hy lMnr.ndi.ntM.-ir, not only nn Inrult hi NorHiern 1 r.-emcn, n nnllonnl lu.lellhle nuiln on Ihe ChrtjIlKnily nnd the nlueleenth cen- lury but the trlnl hy Jury, nml lla illun piiilndium of An- hlH'rly> It ift Irtunplluw- nnjcr f.-ol, Ihe compnrl. suilijecllui; u? lo Ihmi HritlDh therefore, Hi-ft'Zftil. Thnt we will ojorl every i-i.tistilull-Tn] menu? wilhin our power for id rtbo. ,'f he publlrtied In neighboring; Vtkc firovp i ru tvi. Do.-. ,M th" .'f Pilif. hold In Ihe H1..V. FtLCII la Ihe CbliK.lt III ccwcltilling this ronorJ, it is on'y necessary 10 nttil tliat tlic car.diilutcs o! both parties havo pieilgctl to ubiile by ixnt! udhcro lo ttte resolutions of tho convention nominnting them. This in- rolvc.t on llieir part tho veto of nny net ultsring or auioniling this Fiigiiivo say ngnin, 11 rciiitiins lo bo Been whether tho people, who Imvtt lluis solemnly rcsolvcil, nrc ready (o sacri- fice und yield every thing at the dictation of par" can pnss hy llietombuf n mnn with soineu-hnt of calm imlilr'ercnco but when I survey the prnvo of n female, n sigh in. voluntarily escapes me. With the holy nmno of wnrnnii I associate every soft, ntul del- icolo ntVt'ctioii. J think of her as the ynitng nnd bashful virgin, with rypn spnrlilinp, nriti cheeks critusoneil with each impassioned feeling of ihe hrtirt; us tho chnste and virtnotia matron, tired wilh tho Ibllici) of ihe world, and preparing for llio pravc to vv-hich she miiHt soon Oh I there is somolhiiip; in contcnipliiting the charm-tor of u woman, thr.t raises the soul far above iho level ot" society. She is formed to ndorn and humanize nifinkinil, to soolho his cares and strew his puth with flowers. In Ihohourof rev Labor nnd i ree Men, nnd (he support of men Ue- I volcd to those principles; I Ami, whereas, tho of Iho Buffalo Convention inscribed these principles on their banner, and pledged thomaolves to fight on and Jitthi evor until a their e.xurtioiis; And, whereas, each Convention of tho Free Democracy of this State, Congressional DiHtict nnd County, held since that time, hua rc-nlfirmed those principles and purposes; And, whereas, tho Nalioiml Conventions of bolh the old parties, at Haltimore, have recently renewed their foalty to the Slave I'ower.uudhave endorsed the Slave Compromise measures, and Law, as irrt'jienlable Statutes Democrats, matice all dis- cussion of lite Sluve (iuosiion, thus mnkinp- upon the Constitutional Itighi of Free Speech; Anil, whereas, both General Pierce nnd Gen- eral Scott, the Presidential candidates of these old parties both before and since their nomina- iKui, have endorsed and approved of nil ihese Slnvo measures, and have pledged themselves, if elected, to use their official inlluence and powur lo maintain and execiito them Thoreforo__ Resulted, That we, the Fren Democracy ot Walworth County, in Convention assembled do re-atfirm the free prinrptes adopted al Buffalo, the synopsis of which is expressed in the first pream- ble, and that wo rrpudiate Hie Slave Phiforms adopted by tfio and Democratic Conven- tion, recently held at Baltimore, and the candida- tes who stand upon and represent these Plot- forms. Resolved, That we respcnd heartily to the Call of iho National Committee for a Free Democrat- ic Conveution, at Pittsburgh, Aug. llth.and to iho coll for a Free peinocrulicSialeConvontion, ai Wauliosha, on tho !Msl appoint del- Convention, and to more 1 Free Democracy of Wis- consin. Ruiolrml, Thnl all the old pnrty issues have become obsolete, and ihe old parties having de- clined totalie any issue of principles wim each other, have unileri in tendering tho issues of "sla- very, and no more discussion of the slave ques- tion" to the friends uf Liberty mid Free Speech, and thai wo accep; the issues Ihus tendered, and appc.-il from the decisinnof slnve conventions nrul slave politicians, to tho people iu vindication of Freedom nnd Free Discussion. Kcsolved, That wo are :iol discouraged by ihe defeclion of politicnna who united with 113 in 18-18 for political an personal Ihey have "gone ouiyrom us bcatise they nra not ol and lhat for every such defection ve believe we shall have five converts from the old parlies. Resolcetl, Thai since bolh the old parties, by iheir platforms, Imve proclaimed lo the world, that the only issue between them is, 'the and they propose to obtain tfcese by out-itoing each othef in their base subserviency to slavery, icre were several fair damsels who nightly their shillings, and took their positions near thu platform. From the fair hands ol these he (Strong Wind) received, unobserved, many pre- cions and sly gifts, nnd amongst them several little billets of tho most sentimental nature, con- taining enclosures of beautiful liiilo stanzas, and cords of address, this group of inveterate gazers was always, though most coy nnd least inoticed, the sweet Itttlo block-eyed maiden, who kissed her hand and throw boquets of flowers to tho Sfrory Wind, from the back window of her fa- Iher's house on Georgo st. The whole soul of Ihe Strong Wind, which, unli! now, had been unchained and free as Ihe mountain breeze, was cotnplclely enveloped in the soft and tilketi web which the languishing black eyes, the cherry and palpy lips and rosy cheoks of this devouring little maid had spun and entwined about He trembled when he straightened his tall and el- egant figure above the platform, not that he was before the gazing world, but because her soil black eyes were upon him, A marriage was accordingly brought about, and il had been carefully rumored that the wed- ding was to take place at St. Martin's being the mosrcenterly situated al Charing cross, where the cavalcade would attract the greatest atlenlion from the passengers in the crowded thoroughfare, and witness the "novel spectacle of a beautiful London girl married to an Indian from tho wilds of America." To create o great excitement on tho occasion, several coaches nnd ornnibusscs were engaged, lhat containing tha Indian Cadotle, or as he had been tanned, "Strong wilh hia bride, was drawn by four horses all decorated with garlands, ribands, accompanied by the oth- er with colon flying, music playing, through tho moat crowded sinwta of London, lo tho church, whcro 1110 ceremony wna to bo performed. Here was the key to this most disgusting get up an exciloment, that the greater number of shillings might fall into the pocket of iho manager, for it was immediately announced in nil the London journals, after the marriago was solemnised, that "hereafter the beautiful and interesting bride of Strong Wind will make her appearance on the plat- form u-ith tho Indians, nnd preside ot the pia- no." Tho London public saw through this transac- tion and rolused to countenance tlie Indian ex- hibition, while tho whole press denounced it as a shameful affair, and tho speculation was n loos- ing one lo ihe projector. The sequel is known. Tho "prelty and interesting girl" followed her husband to his parent too tale! pined day by day in tho rude lodge ol her Indian lord, far away from her own happy isle, until death divorced her from her unhnppr bonds, Y. Sun. BnAOTIFULLY make iho follow- ing beautiful extract on the Homestead Exemp- tion Law, from a letter recently written by Judge _r m__________ There resides in Boardeaux, a yonng, rich and handsome widow, who had for aix months incessantly lamenled the loss of a husband, ten- derly beloved. A fatal storm had wrecked Ihe vessel in which he had embarked, and even- soul on board it was supposed had perished.-- The young widow, though surrounded by ad- mirers, observed very scrupulously tho rules of decorum; at length, however, the persua- sions of her friends had effect, and she once more threw open her doors to receive compa- ny. Madame St. A mere hud one foible, she loved play to this foible alone threatened to involve her in much trouble. On the evening of her first fete, a tall, graceful figure masked, followed her, paying her innumerable silent at- tentions. To rid herself ot his importunities she sat down at the card lable.ind'woa successful or about on hour. The mask who had fixed himself behind her ihair, then aolicited the honor of playing wilh ler, which she granted, and renewed the game .vitli fresh spirits, though not wilh equal good brtnne. Madame was piqued nt the superior skill of tho impertinent mash, and staked to nn immense amount. Still the stranger was tri- umplwnt, and pulling from tiis pocket a large ncn havc been rather ge< purse of gold, tauntingly dared her to risk ihe i and what do y like amount. Although absolute ruin miirht ler' lnal From the Galena Cold Richmond City, in RicMand is a mew place with but few very pretty location .nd having a rich fertile nit, back no become a ihrivirur 1 he Wisconsin Marble Quarry lie. back of this a lew miles: it has not as yet been much work- enough to test its A few miles above here, feeing the river, appew fear e rver, app immense bluff., theit ban lock, rearing the alljprcseming, from a distance, the aarrw generd I appearance-looking like tarreted of otdeii me W ,th one of these, which I .hall call the "Golden there it eOitaeeleS onjto a history, dating back into the last cenurr whether improbable or not, time will .hoi' High up this bluff, at least 230 feet, small hard beaten path wi n steep ascent; in this opening a number of from Dodge Co., have boon work tor already penetrated feel. Far in ihcr finr pieces of decayed elder chips, exligatihcd many o-.hcr lu show that it lias boon frequented ages ago; in many a opens out into small, regularly arched aa perfect as it done by a skillful mason. Thew have been the consequence of her imprudence, Madame would not recede, but anxiety and vexa- tion marked her countenance. For some time ihe game was doubtful; at length tho malignant deity decided against her, and tho rash widow found her fortune destroyed; by ono night's fol- ly. Her anguish could not be concealed, she rose abruptly from the card table, when tho mask man insinuating lone of voice, hinted to her that she need not put herself to any inconvenience to makeup this debt of honor, as ho coulJ wait her leisure, or compromise it, in seme other way, wilh more pleasure lo himself, and less embar- rassment lo her. She tinned tit him a look of rage and con- tempt. she cxctnim- "who darcst thus to insult me in my own house "Softly, replied the mask, "I nm no gambler, nor needy are ladies i ricn who would not bo ungrateful for such an accom- centre of miraciton for ihe modation." "C4t- .._-----.. Hu..b v, m oAiiuui mason. 1 in thcit suppose they are af- -........t, treasure for which so many tif our countrymen are periling life, health, happmess-cverythinp, in their insane rush for that land of As near as I can ream, these parties have found some old manuscript.., relating the adventures of a gcnllc- man by the name of Kanuey, of New Vork, who was taken ami held cuplive amonn- the Indians of this country for many years. This was at an enrly day about the time 1'tairie du Cliion was settled. lulu among them, he acquired confidence, anj was shown a cave in ono of tlio N isconsm river bluffs.whieh contained immense- treasures of golden ore. This bulff is minuloly described; also tho Muffs near h The one in which tliesu men aro now exploring the description in every particular, vi'ho but l.teir golden tuiticpnliniis may be realized and if put a slop to insane rnsli" of cmiirralion lo ThiotaA _ to Calitornia? These wild, that skirt tlio. rich snurpft ctf _ Madame burst into lean. "Good Heavens! must I endure Ihis insolence quit my house, sir; and if you are u gentleman, make good your claim to-morrow." "No, tnadumo, I will not quit your house to- night my claim is on your fortune, or yourself, and I will make it good, lei who will dispute it." With these words, he removed his musk, when madame uttered a shriek ol joyful surprise, anil fainted in his arms. The company crowded round her; they were chielly immediately recognized iho Chevalier St. Amerc. The raptures of madame may he easily imagined, when, on recovering-, her husband informed her that he hail been sav- ed from the wreck by a brave sailor, who hat! tak- en him in his own ship, which wag bound to Pe- having been fortunate enough lo amass a considerable portion of wealth, had meditated this agreeable surprise, in hope of curing her of a destructive habit, tho consequence of which he hod long dreaded. Madame embraced him wilh transport, and assured him that she would never again field tft IK Wisconsin River, June 23, 185-1. S. M. M. she now saw the madness in glaring colors. Havintf received the congratulations of their friends, trie amusements of the evening, which had been so strangly interrupted, were again re- newed and the adventure was for many months the talk throughput Uourdeaux. Sicw Direction ut Trade. It was only a day or two since that wo ventu- red the speculation thnl the British freight anil passenger trade wilh China, would at an early day be directed in part across the Isthmus of Pa- nama. 'JTre. Africa brings intelligence of yet a moro immediate, if not more important movement in this direction. Aastrailiaand London aro tu be connected over the Pnnama Railway. MrCun- ard is about to establish a line of steamers to pinwall, on the AtfarKic side, to run wilh his lonir establisod Englishand New York 1 ine.incontem- plation ol another line of steamships on the Pa- cific side lo Australia. His expectation is to secure Ihe English Mail Servioc to New South Wales and New Zealand, and application will bo made to ihe French Government for a contract to Tahiti. This is a grand scheme, and not the leu ac- cessible to the commercial world because of the announcement lhat "itlwill tend to ihe greater en- couragement of British enterprise and Ihe better Dillahanty of Tennessee: "Secure lo each family whoao labor mny ac- qnirc ft Jittle spot of free earth that it can call.its it will be an asylum in times of ad-: versily, from which the mother and children, old ago and infancy, can still draw sustenance and cl.iim protection, though misfortune may rob them ol all else ond then feel that ihoy Dje still free still entitled to walk on the greon earth, and breathe the free air of Heaven, in defiance of tho power and potency of accumulated wealth and tlio domineering of ihe pretending and ambitious. The sacreilr.ess of that concentrated spot will make them warriors in the time of external strike. 'Those shocks of said Xenophon, 'inspire those who raised them with courage to defend them. The largest of them in iho field is the prize exhibited in the middle of the field to crown ihe conVjuerer.1 ffimilv whose hon Sin. TOWSSHKICD'S Ohio ban been favored wilh noble men in Congress no one will doubt who ever fell in with either Mr. Chase, Root or Giddinga. To this little band of tried souls, must be joined Mr. Townsheod, of the House, a liberal Democrat, who recently ut- tcred some brave words on lhat floor: Mr. Townrhend proceeded to submit some re- marks on the present condition of the democrat- ic party. lie considered this parly as a party of progress, as n party of Ihe present and (mure rather than of the past. For this reason he had co-operated wilh it, and had labored for it with all the energy ho possessed. Bui the Democratic party did not own him, and he was not bound lo follow its dictates, right or wrong. When, how- ever, he could omploy this agem to promote the great ends of humanity and justice, then and then only would he act with it. Tho Democratic Convention of Baltimore, composed of chosen delegates from the whole country, was doubtless only authorized to select men lo be their stand- ard-bearers in the approaching contest. It w'ag also authorized to proclaim to iho world lha sen- timents of the Democratic party. Hut he did not understand it to be tho right of that Conven- tion lo publish, as ihe son li men Is of the Demo- cratic party, doctrines which were held only bv n portion of that parly. Tho Convention en- dorsed the compromise measures of the lust Con- press, a series of measures concocted by Mr. Clay, sustaineil by Webster, and put through by tho force of Filtmore's administration. he protested against this stealing of whig thun- this stenlinj; of whig timber, with which to build a Democratic platform. lie prolested against the interpolation into tho Democratic creed of nny thing which could make the parly ihe ally of shivery anil oppcssion. The party, if cilher, wits the natural ally of slavery MIMII RIIBIJ, tfar WJJf give all the oddi to British capital, and yet com- pete with iheir commercial rival iu the advantage of ihe trade. The Railway is onra. Aspinwilt is cure by contract, bolircen ihe Koad Company and tho New Grenadian Government, and if lha city of Panama is not oura in fee, in business and will continue to be, chielly under YuifccJ control. The news of Mr Cunnrd's project created qu- quite a stir yesterday ffrffon'p the friends of iho Uthinus Railway. They begin to regard ihe pros- peels of the work io new light, and ai beyond! present computation, it is certainly a source of public congratulation, thai these gcnllomen are, from all be thus magnificently re- warded. They have risked much, anil expended much, to build the Road; origin- ally and chielly for the California trade, but now likely to attract the trade of the lower coast of tho Pacific, the newly-discovered gold of Australia and the French Pacific Islands, if not lhat of the further Indies. "Socuro a homo to every funiily whose hon- if either, wits the natural ally of slavery ost labor mny obtain one, against tlio weakness, the Democratic party as much higher anil no- vices and rniaforl-.incs of Ihe father, and yoa bier mission to perform. The resolution attirm- will rivet tho iifl'r-ctious of the child in years of j ing the compromise measure was a Iraud, and in- i eac otef n ter ase suservency to slavery distress, he is ihe rock on which he leans for i there never was a time so favorable for tho pro- cml when fate colls him from existence, i mulgalion of free principles, and so lull of hope hof tears. beiJow his grave. Can you lookup- lorour cause as the present, ami Unit for the on her tomb without dilution Man has always jusiice done Co his memory; vonian Tho pages of history He open to the one; but iho mock ami unobtrusive excellencies of the other sleep with her, iinnolicetl in iho In her mny have shone thu genius of a poet, wilh the virtues of n saint. She, too, may have passed along tho sieiilc path of existence, and toil for others as I now feel for her. AA E.NCOUSTCK WITH A Mason, in his recently published svork, 'Pictures in Mex- relates the following circumstance which occurred wilh him while loitering nlong a shady path in the stepped aside for a mo- ment lo admire n rice lufl of purple flowers, my mule having plodded along about eight or ten yards ahead, when, as I turned from the flowers lownnfs tho path, a hensalion ns of a flash of lightning struck my sight and I saw a brilliant and powerful snaka winding its coils round the head nnd body of the poor mule. U was a large and magnificent boa, of a black and yellow col- or, nnd it hail entwined the poor beast so firmly in its folds that ere he had time to utter more than ono feeble cry he was crushed and Tho perspintion broke out on my forehead as I thought of my narrow escape; and only re- maining a mo'mcnl to view the movemenls of ihe monster as he began to uncoil himself, I rushed through ihe nnd o'id not con- sider myself f a.'e until I entuely Iree ol the Free Democracy lo disband and unite wilh Iho old parties, at this lime, would bo as unwise and wicked, as it would have been for iho American army lo have surrendered to their enemies, before the battle of Vorklown. Resolved, That for Free Soil men lo denounce the Slave Platforms of ihe parties, nnd profess Free Soil principles, and yet support their I'res- ideniial candidates, is ns inconsistent and wicked, as it would be to eulogize Christianity and serve llelinl, and that those who pursue such n course e.xpose themselves to Ihe rebukes of all honest men, and the condemnation pronounced against those who sny, "Lcl us Jo evil that good may Reiohcil, Thai we orgnniza Ihe Free Demo- cratic party of the county anew, by appointment of courty assembly District that we recommend to the Free Democrats of each tnwn, to organize and repair for the campaign of Freedom. Rfsnhed, That his Convention heartily appro- ves of the course of our Represcnative in Con- gress, Charles he has been true to the principles of Freedom and Democracy, lhat he lms faithfully represented the wishes and in- terests of the people of this district and deserves ihe meed of "Welldone, good and faithful On motion of Mr. the County fom- miitfe were instructed to ca'l a Mass County soon as practicable, after the meeting of !hs Pittsburgh Ccnvcr.tisn. manhood by n stronger bond than any considera- tion lhal could exist. He will remember where ho gamboled in his youth, the stream upon whose limpid waters he Ims bathed, and tho family al- tar where lie felt a mother's love, nnd the green spot within that litlle homestead where sleep the loved and the lost. A GAMBLER'S DRVICE. An ingenious inven- tion, ono of the latest improvements in the gam- bling profession, has been seized by one of tho police of New York, showing how easily the poor victim of the passion for making money by chance, instead of by induslry, is duped and rob- bsd. The invention is a teo-io-lum. It is made of ivory, has eight sides, a shaft of tho same ma- terial running through and projecting at each end, Ihe shorter or lower projection forming a pin like that of a boys top, and ihe upper or long- er a handle by which it is set in motion. Each side is marked with different numbers of spots, like dice. At first, of course, the dupe wins, but when the bets beermcs largo enough lo be interesting, the shaft of the tee-lo-tum, which movable to the initiated, is shifted so that the rel- ative position of ihe ends of the toy are reversed, and that which was the top thus becomes the bottom, and vice versa. The lee-to-tum being hollow, and tho shaft loaded, the change of its set of per- position brings up in every instance a s numbers different from ihose on which the son has won. If the latter changes his "lucky number, "his entertainer readily and without pos- sibiliiy of detection, charges his ley and thus never fails to skin hia victim. Colemnn of the A-slor House, once told a vo- racious boarder that ne was going to raise the price of board to three dollars per day. said ihe fellow, "don't do it. I shall die if you do it. Ii nearly kills ma now to eat worth, raisa the price to three dollars, I and if yo shall die m Uro days. Do net do il if you tended to humbug those who chose to bo hum- bugged by it. This sketch is "skort but short for the desire of every liberal-minded reader, but s'.veet to the heart in indicating most unmistak- ably the destiny of Ihe great Deniocrulio party of Ihe speedy advance lo Ihe broad plat- form of "freedom for all." IMPERIAL TRAVELLING is Km- peror and Empress of Russia arrived at War- saw on Ihe 2d day of the month of Mny. Extraordinary preparations were made on the road from St. Petersburgh lo fnr ihe journey lo the Empress and her numerous suiie. When the Emperor travels alone he generally does so in n more simple manner. The road I'or 400 English miles was repaired and swept by hand, every alone being removed, and at eve- ry post awtion 175 horses were kept ready harnessed. The arrival of the Emporor was announced by the increased severity of lha po- lice inspections of travelers, at the railway sta- tions. are informed by a gentleman acquainted with the tacts, lhatrj boy residing al Altaian, named Nelson Hawks, after some al- tercation, slabbed a German boy in tho left side with a knife. It penetrated to the region of the heart, and ut the time of the occurrence it was thought it would prove faint. The act was corn- milled on the 12lh. The boy, Hawks, was ar- rested on the 14th, and examined. The magis- trate found the evidence sufficient lo commit him to jail. The recovery of the boy stabbed is con- sidered doubtful. They are only about 16 years of Wattrtovn As the lid of the coffin was about beirig fast- ened down, in Rochester, the o'.nerday, the in- mate discovered to be living. The poor fel- low who- carr.e so near being burted am it now hkeiv to leccver. AsTi-liusii correspondent of the London Times, writing from Dublin, and speak- ing of the facts before Uio falling away of Roman Catholics, on their come- ing lo America, says; "The tetter of tire Rev. Mr Mullen, wilh [tt candid admissions of iho gradual citinnion of of the lloman Catholic faith, as soon as its votar- ies sat foot on American soil, continues lecreate a pefect furor among Ihe Irish clergy of both creeds. Tho prolestnnl party have had ihe lel- tcr reprinted and circulated throughout cevarnl districts, as strong presumptive evidence of iho decline of Popery and of the progress of tho principles of Ihe Reformation. The clergy from the 'Jjord Primate' en his ihrono down to the humblest curate, appear to be per- fectly astounded by the revolutions ofthcAmer- ican missionary, nml the whole machinery of mother Church Ims been set in motion with a view of checking a system which has led tosach disastrous results aa those vouched fur on the competent authority of in the confidence of Archbishop Ctllcn himself. To tlav iho Ilight across tte Atlantic is Ihe first great object ol counter movement just now at work. As well might it be attempted to stop ihe tide wilh a pitchfork; but Ihe trial is, nevertheless, beinj; made, with what success time nlone can For Ihe Inst monlh the subject uf emigration has been Ihe theme of altar eloquence throughout Ihe length and breadth of the argu- ments of all kinds have been used to llm people from 'old and tho religion of therr forefathers." PnosrECT or tetter from Sun Francisco to the New York Herald has the following: Every steamer that arrives here, to Cali- fornia more or less slaves from ihe Southern States and if the importation uf this species of property should continue :n the same way for a few monihs lo come, a large mMiiion will bo mado to the slaveholdTng inlcrol of California, sufficient, perhaps to counterbalance the ami-tla- vcrj interest.. If fliis shoald be the the State persons who are in fa- vor of a division of ihe slate into Northern and! Southern succeed in their en- terprise i but nol until then. Them is an agita- tion on the subject as intense, and marked by much acerbity and bitterness as any agitation on ihe same subject lhat ever look place in the Unit- ed Stales. Aa il is, there arc two parties, on question of slavery here as elsewhere; but no contest his as yet taken place between The lime, however, is not far distant when this subject will of itself, be the dividing line be- tween the poHlic.il Tlie result will be a division of Ihe Stute, the corpora- lion of Southern slave territory. The Sheboyifsn Mertury Mr. J. H. of Sheboygan recently took out of ike earth. several feel the surface, while digging a well, a pieceof copper weighing teveD aae a half pounds, and to at) appcarancca, nearly C7" There Ver. a firs st .'ea! -vhich scrne 1200 houses.