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Whitewater Gazette (Newspaper) - May 8, 1856, Whitewater, Wisconsin WHITEWA GAZETTE, Sfobqunbtnt in Iraofeh tn (Smmil Sutrilignirr, t tmifmt, nnh UnniMtir 3 VOU'.MK 2. YVnlTKWATKtt, WALWORTH CO., THURSDAY, MAY 8, 1856. NUMBER 30. WHITEWATER GAZETTE, i" M.isiirip rnrusiMV r.v J. A. LEONARD A. EMERSON. OFFICE: i BLOCK, a ami :iii STOUIKS. TERMS: rlnlily lit Ailii HATFS OF yir, ADVERTISING I .BTJSIIxTESS Idle Khymrs. B.iy not I >ve is ever Tolly, 1-Yiend liln nothing lint a name, MJUI in ul or melancholy, All tin- .vorlilH false nil. 1 vain, Oil! l.'-licv- not; if 'nvcre true, y.-iy, lotild 1 think of you? 1.0V.', hov iioly Its nutiiro! VrieniV Is a girt divine, Man, a p in form mid IVnturr, All the .orl.l Is thine iinil mini; Tonlniae it T decry, "Were n wru to you or T. AK 111. f.V, in I II. Ii. Hull'., n i. us I ,1': I ij.ii i ti. "..MI..U.-, v i... linn-, II. II. II! 1. 1. .i v. COOK. ry, ini'.vi ii u-ili ..f i n. v A TO >ut Ml." Ill-, M li.hl.lnur III I i S I III.M M 'IICS. P.'itr.. V 11 I .1. I.. I'll ATT, K .1. S. ii. III I ;t IT.. I'l.pmt.r win iin.i it to their .11 the lilies of .stages eall c. >cd t I'n cars free of charge. s'l'Ani.r. M! Tl., 1' 11 r-, Mi I-II Ij-'lir--. :l.'ld (ill n. I, " A l.irgi- v.-ri.-ty of of ivlil.....nllu-sand if II. II. Mull'- shire. "Site lins Cuilivdl her Not long since, a good-looking man, in middle life came to our door asking tor 'the minister.' Who informed that bo out of town, he Hcc'.atd disri) pointed and auxioiib On being questioned as to hi business, lie replied 1 have lost my mother, an as this place used to bo her home, and my father lie here, wo have come to lay her bolide t Our heart rose, in sympathy, and we said, Yoi have met with a. grc it loss.' re pi ed the stirong man; with hesi taiK-y, 'a mother is great loss in general but our ti'.'ithov has her usefulness; she was in hoi j second uiiikihood, and her mind was grown as weak Wan.- j T.H her b-o ly, so that slro was no comfort to herself and was a, burden to everybody. Thero were seven j of us sons and daughters; and as we could not find ;'.'.'_ anybody who was will'mg to board her, we agreed j to keep her among M.< a year about. But I've had more thin my sbure of her, for she was too feeble to I be moved nu time was out: and that wa more than t'.iree moi.ths before her death. But then I she was good in her day, and toiled very hard tr, bring us all W ithout looking t the face of the heartless miin, j directed him to tiio bouse of a neighbor pastor, j and returned to our nursery. We gazed on tlie mcr- ry little faces which smiled or grow sad in imitation ot little (lie to whose ear no word in our j language is sweet as and Wo won- n dcred if that day cc-u'.d ever come when they would say of us She has outlived her is rin comfort to aud u burden lo everybody ii else and we hoped that before such a day would j dawn, we might be laken to our rest. God forbid j that we should outlive tlie love of our children Rather let us die whi'e our hearts are a part of their 'i i own, that our may be watered with their I tears, and our love '.inked with their hopes of hca- ven. r i the bull tollid for the mother's burial, we went to the sanctuary to pay our only token of re- spcct for tlie aged stronger; for we felt that wo could I give her memory a tear, even though her own ckiN dren bad none to she 1. 'She was a good Mother in her day, and toiled bard to us all n.i; she was no comfort to her- j self, and a burden to everybody These nrucl, j heartless words rang -m our cars as we saw tlie coi- (in borne up tho iiislj. The bell tolled long and j loud, until its iron tongue bad chronicled the years of the toil worn tnoitu r. iive. I low clearly an.! almost merrily each stroke told of her once peaC'Tnl slumber in her inctherV: and ol her srat at nightfall on her weary father's knee. out tlio tale of her spirts upon tlio green sward, in tho meadow, and by the brook. spoko more gravely of school days, and littli- household joys and sounded out the raptured visions of maidenhood, and tho dream of early love. Nineteen brought before us tho happy bride. Twenty spoke of tho young mother whose heart was full to bursting with the now strong love which God had awaki ned in her bosom. And then fho irony we ranumbcr the strong mac's words, was a good mother in her day.' When the bell ceased tolling, the strange ml lister rose in the pulpit, ilis form was very crcet, his voice strong, but his hair was silvery white Ho read several passages of Scripture expressi e of God's compassion to feeble man, and especia ly of his tenderness when gray hairs are on him, ac i his strength faileth. Uo then made seine touchii 3 re- marks on human frailty, and of dependence on God, urging all present to make their peace with choir Master, while in health, that they might claii i his promises when heart and flesh should fail the n. he said. tho Eternal God sliall be thy refuge, and beneath thee shall be the everla ting arms.' Leaning over the desk, and gating inti ntly on the coffined form before him, he then said r. vor- From a little child I have honored the i gcd: but never till gray bails covered icy own head, lid 1 know truly how much love and sympathy this Iuss have n right to demand of their fellow creatun s. Now I feel it. Our ho added most ten ler- ly, 'who now lies in death beforn us, was a strai gcr to me, as are all these hor descendants. All Ik low of her is what her son told me Unit sho was brought to this town from afar, sixty-nitie years The Tobnrrn Xitisiiuce. A lady correspondent of tlic Tribune, giving an account of her experience on the way from Ncw England to Washington, thus describes her suffer-, ing? from tho tobacco nuisance: We scarcely got under way before a furious snow storm attacked our train. The locomotive battled bravely with tho angry elements, abd for a while we seemed to be flying all the moro rapidly thro' the whirling alas! tho iron music fell from a quick step to a 113-11111 tune, and then to a dead march, and at last ceased altogether. Tho driving wheels Whirled uselessly on the icy track, and the locomotive seemed seized with a palpitation that expressed itself in quick snorts, aa if far gone for want of breath. We saw men leaping from the platforhi armed with shovels, and wo waited in va- rious stages of impatience for the result. Have you ever nntieed the talent for silcnci? exhibited by a car when it stops From a stunning din you drop into a quiet where snow falling on wool might be heard, tint a falling noise of another kind nearly act one A .GK1 frantic. 1 was iii the ladies' car. ot yet a titippy bride that here she of her lile, toiling us only mothers ever have strer gth to toil, until she had reared a large family of ons and daughters that she left her home here, cla I in the weeds of widowhood, to dwell among lier c dren; and that till health and vigor left her, -he !i ,-ed for you, her deccndantp. You, Who together h ivc shared her love and care know how well yon h ivc1 requited her. God forbid that conscience should ac- cuse liny of you of ingratitude or murmuring on ac- count ol the care she has been to you of Into. :eh 3'ou go back to your homes, be careful of your we ,-ds ind your example before your children, for the fi nit your own doing you will surely reap from tli ;m ivhen you yourselves totter on tlio brink of he ?ravo. I entreat j-ou as a friend, as one. who ias iiimselt, entered the 'evening of life.' that yon n ay never say in the pmcnco of your families, noi of icaven, Our mother had outlived her usofulnes was a burden to Never, never a mot! er cannot live so long a.s that! No when .she can no onger labor for her children, nor yet cure for hers If, he can fall like a precious weight on tlioir bosoi is. Hid call forth bv her helplessness all (lie noble g n- feelings of their natures. Adieu, then, poor toil worn mother; there are 10 nore sleepless nightn, no more days ol jiain for tli -o about me sat a brigade ot tobacco ehcwers. I open- ed a book and attempted to read, but in vain, I tried to look over the heads ol'tlic abstracted but niy eyes would get into a mirror at the fur- ther end ot the ear, that only distorted my own lair face into a horrid caricature, but gave hie an ex; tended vibta of the busy tobacco worms. 1 am not a strong-minted indiffer- ent to reforms in oh! my country, can- hot something be done to check this frightful prac- tice Cannot our garments at least to protected Irom the lungs from the foul air The stovo was heated to (ever heat, and at least feu human machines were at work poisoning the atmos- are p: rt Jmlying vigor and everlasting i tho inheritance of the redeemed. 'Feeble us th m vert on earth, thou wilt be no burden on the bos< m f Infinite Love, but there s-halt thou find thy lui g- d for rest, and receive glorious sympathy from nd his ransomed fold. .1. .1. A S. IT'I'I Mi II We lH-ty of i r.vt d v iieenittrements for riding or e prepared to fnmi-l, 11 mimed In thi- < i up eall! rjilrd IKS' ma" coons STOKE IIV UN STUKK'I'. T ,'nt. IMM-.I-, filler llcliiln J .t il'-w in] ..f Hi: <.m Ui.nn.-l-, H mid .roi.Ierlen. i'-. fun i-liin .11.- t.. 'I'der U9 Overc.iiitiixs In the Litest er. M'IIKATH. N.'irru A: <'o., :r.l Merchant-, Dcn'.cri In Fancy aud sUe, Crwekcry, llanlwaro, ie., Hi NKitU. K. A. LMiTH. S. IIAI.I. ,V (O.. .ind lietill dc.-.lrr. 8UITH. and lid ill dcalrr. ,n Vorehja ami Domc-ue Pry i.. .1 .ind ll.irdw.ire of ill kindt ountrv lilr.tnl, ".l.-.VI.r' ar .ilcr <T Ml K.! n! Ore -t ef ilie cry :in.l ;ind v'ik- (Jreen mid Dried Jor Sale. I! Main J... A ii. stoviLLf. g stroke after stroke told of her early the IOTO and cares, and hopes, and fears and toils through which sho pa-sod during these long years, till fifty rang out harsh and loud. From that to sixty each stroke of tlio warm-hearted mother and grand mother, living ever again her own joys and sorrows in those of he.' children and children's chil- dren. Every family of all the group wanted grand- mother then, and the cnly striie was who should se- cure the prize but hark! the bell tolls on Seven- She begins to grow feeble, requires S-MMO care, is not always per- fectly patient or satisfied; she goes from one child's house to another, so that no one place seems liko home. She murmurs in plaintive tones, and after all her toil and weariness, it is hard she cannot bo allowed ft home to d u in; that she must be sent rather than invited fr< ni house to house. two, three, she is now a second child; uow 'she has outlived her usefulness; fiho has now ceased to be a comfort to herself or anybody that she has ceased to be profitable to her earth- craving and money-giving children. Now sounds out, reverberating through out lovely forest, and echoing ba< k from our 'hill of the dead.' Eighty-nine! there she now lies in the cofEn, cold and makes ;io trouble now, demands no love, no soft words, no tender little oilices. A look oi patient endurance, lancied, also au expression of unrequited lovo sat .m her marble features. Her Hume Swtft Ilnnie That wide, open, friendly fireplace, wirh its live y, rackling or its sweet twilight embers, always no- ears to me the meet emblem of a contented, it cart, answering back to your own joy, and lighth g p your shadows. And sometimes, surrounded y rangers, the object of dull remark, or cold criti In, or ignorant condemnation, bow have I pictur. d to myself a world ol warmth liko unto the great fii place at home, where every nu houli] JO greet, d children, were there, d iu weeds ol woe; aud in with, 'Welcome' welcome! and a comloi t- able, snug corner of his own: and where all answ r to each other with the sympathy and cheer of shi i- ing laces over the glowing hearth. Look kindly n Hie stranger, gentle friend, thy looks are cither :o many sweet, sunny beams, that betoken the coninu n fellowship of true hutnanitv, or so many icy rays th: t chill hitn to the freeze little by little tl e fountains of fill him with distrust of tl u world and hatred of his species. No man know s lor how much of others' wickedness am! wretehci- ness he may bo held accountable. A look ot thit 3 may breed sorrow in thy brother, though a strange A look of thine may do a good deed, may shine ffoi i thy faco to his fuce, and be reflected, liko a ray f the snn, over half the globe. Live, yo gentle scenes of home! Light up, y j bright fires of the domestic hearth! Glow, ye plea- ant fancies of the wood fire! Smile ever, ye dimple 1 portraits on the wall of childhood! Come in, y sweet lilac breezes that rustle through the cony cm. taiiis, the blossoms of youth and the airy eld col webs of memory are shimmering in your light' Place may change, friends coma and go, heart grow cold or wear away beneath the drops of care. till they crumble and moulder beneath the clod t' the valley, but a pleasant home, where childhoo I lived and loved, never dies. The memory them' is a fortune, an indestructible faculty of self-renew ing joy. What is heaven itselt but tho renewal of the frcs L hearw end delightful pleasures ot childhood's home' A happy child looks forward to a happy home The hireling, initiated but too early in guilt an I misery, or in misery without guilt, he seldoi.i hope for better accommodation at the journey's end au the shadow oi his childhood descends bclorc him t the is a chap out west so mean that h boils two bone-buttons in a pint of water. This grue lasts him exactly a month. He has used the button i so long that he has boiled all the holes out of them He keeps warm in the winter time by standing undc his uest door ucighbor's gas lamp. of thorn, not content with an ordinary process, expectorated directly upon tho stove and thence arose a vapor, from which the great advcrs sary of the human family might secure a lively hint for the improvement of that locality devoted to tho punishment of sinners. 1 Why not have a chewing ear as well as smoking one, a vile, filthy place with the floor lull ol holes, and any quantity of red-hot I write with the memory of an ill-temper drop- ping from my pen. Hut the ruin of a, new traveling dress is the provocation. 1 remember the wretch and will pin him to my page as a warning to gods and men. f want all ladies to beware ot This animated tobacco-plant is a tall, thin, ungainly specimen of a first family.' His extremities are in an unhappy state of disorganized diplomacy, being by no means in a harmonious state. His face is just such a face as you may expect to find pertaining to a man who chews tobacco in a railroad car: It is thin, sallow and line indicates ness, and every movement ill-breeding. There, now, him and do not make the mistake I did, and let your garments touch the place ho once occu- pied. I did, and in a minute two breadths of ray charming robe were of tho color of tho wretch's face'' AMERICAN LADIES' POI.ITKNESSTO TIIOSK WHO GIVE THKM SKATS. Gough, the great temperance orator, made these remarks, in a recent speech of It was told me in England that it was necessary tor a lady who wished to travel through Europe, to alwayH be accompanied by a gentleman, to prevent her from all rudeness, and even actual insult. 1 told them that here, in tho United States, a lady could travel from Maine to Louisiana, aud bo treated with tho greatest politeness. (Applause.) Now ladies, I have frequently noticed that in public of you have been offered seats, which as a matter of course, you should occupy, instead of politely saying, CI thank you sir, :or your you have dropped into tho Vacated seats, with an apparently offended air, as much as to say, impudent -puppy, you (Applause.) Now, ladiesy the next time a gentleman offers you a seat, if yoti will only put on one of your prettiest smiles, and say, I thank you sir depend upon it a man can stand all night, and ne vcr know he has got any legs COURTING exchange paper, the edi tor of which, no doubt, lately "set up" with a widow, goes off thus "For the other half of a courting match, there is nothing like an interesting widow. There's aa much difference between courting a damsel and an attrac- tive widow as there is in cyphering in addition and double rule of three. Courting a girl is liuo eating fruit all very nice ns lar as it extends, but doing the amiable to a blue eyed bereaved one in blncfc crape comes tinder tho headof pungent, syrupy. For delicious courting, wa repeat, give uo a live 'widder.' Tho following question is beifrg consisted in an out-west debating society: Which has ruined most credit or getting trusted V At tho hist accounts the disput- ants were about 'nip and tuck.' A correspondent of the Nashville Gazette, who signs herself Sophia, says that woman is twice as good as man, and proves it by the very ortho- you, O, man The editor of the Louisville Times says the shape ol a kiss is etfptfcal. This must be derived Irom tho sensation one experiences when enjoying tho luxury, for it is certainly a lift tickle. Kivin the Uiiltoi) Magazine. Tht' Plowman. up the -iiilibuni Trmlfjinc, toiling, moiling, Hands anil feet ami garmentf Wlm would Kriulcc to iiiofemiiu'n toil Vet tliere's ln-liv in his eye, Horrowed from yon plowing sky; Ami there's in Ills Tlmt bespeak im ilreamcr's Kor his mind ?UIH ureckiun lore, (Jk'nned from Nature's utore. TiiiiiiiK up yon weary hill, lie worked since early morning, run! and pioasure seorning, Ami lu-V at Ms lulior Tlmugh till; slanting western beam, 'iiiiverhii; on tlie glassy stream, And yon old elm's lengthened shadow Flung atliwart the verdant meadow, Tell that shadowy twilight gray Cannot mnv be far away. Si'e he .-ti.p-i and wipes hi, Marka the rapid aim's doceniiing--- Marks his shadow far it time to quit tin.- plow. Weary man am) weary steed, Welcome food and respite need; 'Tis the hour when bird jiml hei: Seek ivhy nM he Nature hives the twilight besl, thy toil-worn plowman resit Ve who nursed upon the tirfas't Of ease anil jjleaimt e enervating, Kvcr new delights creating, Which retain their Kre upon your they pall, What avail your pleasures all? In this hard but pleasant labor. Me, your useful, healthful neighbor, Kinds enjoyment, real, Vainly sought liy such us you. Nature's open volume lies, J'.iohly tinted, brightly beaming, With its various lessons teeming, VII outspread before his ryes; Dewy plaiie.f and opening llowcn, Ijncrald niealluvv.-, xvstiil Sun shade, and bird and Kiiinit and forest hill and l.-.'i All things I'.'.viiihil .-mil fair, His benignant teachers arc, Tearing up the stubborn Trudging, drudging, lulling, lliinils and feet, ami Milling-- Who rriulge the plowman's loll Yet 'tis health and wealth I., him, Strength of nerve, and .strength of limh, I.iKht and fervor in his glances, Life and beauty in his fancies, Learned ami happy, brave and free, Who so proud and blessed OF FATTK.NINH food usually sclented for fattening poultry isoal-inea! mixed citiicr with scalding milk or water. Cooped fowls should be supplied with fresh food three times at daybreak, or as soon after as pos- sible, at mid-day, and again at roosting time; as much as they can cat should bo given llieni on each occa- sion, but no more than can be devoured before tlm next meal; should any be left it should be removed and given to other fowls, as, if kept, it is apt to bo- come sour, when the birds will not eat it freely.__ The troughs lor the soft meal should be scalded out daily, winch can only be done conveniently by hav- ing it supply ol spare ones. In addition tu soft food, a supply ('f fresh clean water must be constantly present, and a little gravel must bo given daily, otlis crwise the grinding actiou of the gizzard, which is necssm-y t the due digestion of the food, does nob go on satisfactorily; the supply of a little green food will be found very advantageous to health a little sliced cabinige, oi1 some turnip tops, or a green turf to peck occasionally, being all that is required. A variation in the diet will be found very conducive to an increased appetite, aud therefore the occasional substitution ot a feed of boiled barley tor the slaked oatmoal is desirable. Some locders have a division in their troughs, or still better a smull extra trough, which always contains some grains for the fowls to peck at. Should tho birds bo required very fat' Eomo mutton suet or trimmings of tho loins may be chopped up and scalded with tho meal, or they may be boiled in the milk or water preparatory to its be- ing poured over the food, and the fat of fowls so faU ted Will bo found exceedingly firm! CASHMEIIK Southern Cultivator has received R. 1'etcrs, ol Atlanta, Ga., samples oi wool from -ome of his hah blood kids, (raised from a common goat with a Cashmere and res marks: These samples afc really of astonishing fineness and length of fibre: and when wo consider the un- doubted vnluc of this wool for manufacturing hardy character of tie exemp- tion froai nearly all char- its superiority in almost every respect over the sheep, so far as vigor and stamina aire are' constrained' to repent, with increiu-cd confidence, our declaration of last month, that the Cashmere goat is by far the most important and valuable addition that has Iiecn made to our domes- tic animals within tho past century. SALE or THE I.AKOEST Cow THE U. great Durham mixed Cow for several years owned by William Sh ,-pherd of tho Manchester House, in this city, was si'Id yesterday to Francis F. Hoit, of Con- cord, for Si 00. This cow was raised in Pembroke, and is 7 years old. She pirts .'i weighs being the largest cow in the United luster A

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