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Watertown Chronicle (Newspaper) - April 10, 1850, Watertown, Wisconsin r WATERTOWN CHRONICLE VOL 43 WATERTOWN WEDNESDAY APRIL 10 1850 WHOLE NO 147 CHRONICLE At Bl J A Til III of and 3 in IHP IM n ll One l- H nit rn X I lor ti sir a bonnet runt lilly when first t was new n on iff willi n miry tail on it Thut Mow n in of it jti t unit grew 1 I JIMI I wouldn't tor n w or glance In Him In r jll w I you Illusion Post Ul Tl Y 111 V I- o 11 n t o u ti w Him I n lius Till lu ury chin 11 goatee on it ilu 11 u it I linn h SKA I I M fur n a dollar rim t u t 101 N K W l l II T Allorn -.1 U l i 1 U i VIll A 11.1 VS Incident of r tlT K K T placed himself directly before him with a look of resolution worthy of a me he my father is he is wounded his strength is failing even now though he stands up to re- the fire of men I am young and strong and well Let them we in his place and let my father go free Thou art willing to at length he said for thv Then to suffer pain for him will be nothing Wilt thou lose one of thy ears to save him 1 was the firm reply Lend tne thy sword and in an instant at one blow the general struck boy's victim wept but resisted not nor raised his hand to wipe away the Wilt thou lose the other K 11 M I ml i 1 ml in I lint III A I i I l n i M I c int iis r At i i I iv it- A V U M It I I V JAMKS r I C A Itli tt t II I I Ml l I I V til 1 II I I..I I v M i L i i t ni 1 r i i 1 in i r i It a bloody mid period of the war in that then com- the filth am y about four in i with V down tu ti fall mi Seville a- cor ot In the beginning of April were by the ol thf ot t city anil lit ol Portugal LOWIT imd seized Han di I Tni place vas ten miles which only garrisoned by a Swits in Joseph's service unled by ami I y sick and con- men Tim la soon 1 pied the in Iront of the bridge and the French Im- ping to raise a popular on the other fide had advanced with eleven men to fall on the It'll ill tho Guai elquiver lint the hopes entertained bv the Spaniards i ol being in of Seville WPP cut by a piece of eit False in- adroitly given by a Spaniard in French interest led to believe was close at hand whi he im- to the Honda while ing blood So far good ear I will to save my father i answered the boy convulsively eyes flashed The heroism of a child compelled even his admiration but un- moved from his cruel purpose he off ear with his still reaking sword There was a dead silence And now said the boy breathing and limiting up into the general's face And answered Morillo Tho father of such a child is dangerous to he must pay the forfeit of his The maimed child went forth from the ence of his inhuman foe re- port of firearms announced ho will the execution of father Must we blarne the cruelly of individuals for such the of war that up of its of a scaffolding of and fices to the of ambition the promptings of f -i I r I It V f I 11 i r i l I Jl i i y i.i.l.- I b u i -in III l ii i Ir an I t 1 I'm 1 M 1 I 1 -I T Hi til I ik tn t 111 r n r in Vt iv r Ill III also the French I to i I Tina disappointment and fa hire in the ex- j of a favorite project cherished for months irritated control the temper of Mur llo evening and the du sions of the ar- him van some hours il mi rlK Prc might for execution and a of in their were according to tl e cruel practice in thobe lime to be put to TUc were guarded by a of and executioners waiting the word of command to draw were leaning tin weapons and talking of the last two Just of the officers mg to tent afler giving order to the men was interrupted by a boy apparently To is difficult tn scribe that peculiar quality of tone which renders Jenny Lind's voice unlike that ol any other Many female artists may boast of a stronger in itt capability producing louder sounds But as far denotes the power of PUS great exertion without exhausting brilliancy of tone Jenny Lind's voice is rally as strong as the most exacting critic o the modern Italian school could desire It is certainly incapable of delineating excessive and H such be the highest achievement of the singer's art ny Lind must yield the to lani and of her predecessors But in the expression of hope joy or grief no tones of human voice or instrument can compare with those of Jenny Lind They penetrate the inmost recesses nf the heart and touch insensibly that mysterious chord in our ture the of which causes the ing tear to flow involuntarily There is an inexpressible tenderness in her voice it is so sympathetic with genuine feeling of a loving and nature and it so well with her appearance that the BV MATHEW me one hath said that is women the great business of life as w th men it ia only an an tant one to he sure but only among man to which their attention is directed and kept entirely out of view Now this diffe ence gives the other sex a greater ad- vant ige over and the best way tn j ize j our lot and become as as are i is to think as little about it as they do T ie less your mind dwells upon lovers and mati the more agreeable sind profitable will be your intercourse with gentlemen II you regard men as intellectual who access to certain sources of knowledge of which you are deprived and seek to derive all t ie benefit you can from their peculiar at- tain experience if you talk to them as o ie rational being should to another and neve r remind them that yon arc candidates fur mat you will enjoy far more than you can by regarding them under that one aspect of possible future admirers and lovers Wh that is the only absorbing not the proper use you manners are constrained and you are easily embarrassed and mad to eay what is ilt judged silly and out of place ami you defeat your own views appearing to a grc t disadvantage secret you may be in these ons if you are continually thinking nf and attaching undue importance to the of gentlemen it svill most tain y show itself in your manners con- vers alien and will betray a weakness that is hel in especial contempt by the stronger sex S ace the customs of society have awarded to r lan the privilege of making the ad- e towards matrimony it is the and hap way for women to leave the matter in his bands She should be so as to that the end of iste fur eternity may be attained in married or single life and thai no union but the most perfect one is at nil i Matrimony should he erei as an incident in hfc if it come at all come without any contrivance nf nnd therefore you may safely put aside all noughts of it till some one forces the sub cct upon your notice by professions of a par interest in you I ively ingenious conversable and little are often spoiled into dull ful silent young ladies and all because their heals are lull of lovers a thousand thoughts ana which they would be ashamed to ent >rtam and their with a sub cct which they had bettor let alone verts their being the agreeable and of the gentlemen of their quaintance which they were designed to be- iris get all sorts of scrapes by undue pre occupation of mind they misconstrue the attention uito marks uf part ten Jar rcg and thus a fancy for a Tlie llw kept in the Wa Female A Familiar Letter w Miw to Mr Sense1 of tho town of of Veneration My dear Mr Common Sense Doubtless it you no small prise to receive epistle from meat this late dato having so long neglected to fulfill my promise to you while you were in had Fully Town bul I trust you in your calm mind Mr Common Sonse excuse me when you learn how much I have had to oc my lime ami attention since 1 last saw you lam almost dying to behold you to inform you of all that has occurred U is more than a week since that f sat down to wite you when just as I was in thf act of penning your dear name in came Miss and insisted that 1 accompany her out o her in the purchase of a Messrs Cheap fc the day before received a large of the above and so of course it was all up for me that day for tny com- had t-o places to stop at that it was night I arrived home and so again I have resumed my delightful task There has been a great deal of pleasure and variety n our town this Two weeks after your departure the gave a large party Now you of course know the history of the whole family and I about them for an instant I ways get real vexed In the place you know that Mary Would-Be was nothing at all but a poor ignorant girl before Mr All to jk a fancy to from that time shn was a changed girl in fact she came out To bo sure she could boast of a little beauty but as for any other possessed it not Her looks were always enough to freeze one and I never the girl and now that she is rigged up in her fine clothes and living in a beautiful mansion is still unendurable Her mother dear soul was ivell pleased at the match she was to make a id left not a stone unturned to further it and after fidgeting for a year rendering herself very conspicuous fearing that her dear daughter after all give him slip her wishes were gratified and then no was heard of but her Mary and Mr A fine thing it proved for for she and the rest of the family bave upon dear since has never once thought of them ten years of who seizing his hand and J A 11 r 1 I 1 S i -I i i M i I if r I n r tail T M i l i i i i I I STOHK I tin i in sligl Uy foreign be in him wth piteous entreaties to euro him admittance to the general The officer on inquiry that he was the son of of lie a soldier cd for his eminent bravery who had no been when by giving and receiving many severe This soli icr weary and wi untied but invincible in co and for lift to ask of hm was now to suffer h with his anion in enraptured listener unknowingly j euj of a party if tho voice of the public artist with the not there whom they expected l ll 1 i L Tho terrible older had not be impeded in by i nd he so hated country's enemies I hut he bravest and i among them ould have found j no mercy at his little boy tn be from feis father i i i I I 4 lui 0 11 t to follow i 1 I I nil.l A At fi ii A In- I Hi l Ln i IH s fi nt by the Sp j him HOC the noy von i wish said the officer iti to bin I e will not grant I your father's San as but these French dogs have given us t much trouble v acler of the private individual and tho one is taught insensibly to love the other Thus it ia that in passages expressive of prayerful entreaty or profound emotion ny Lind is supreme Wo one eo portrays the shades of sentiment or thu ever-varying emotions of love And yet not be supposed that the voice is unfitted for melodies of a more joyous acter Tbe crisp silvery quality of her per and her unrivaled power of lating them and sustaining and attenuating a note until it dies away in the lowest sible whisper enable her to produce some of most starling effect It is this perfect com- mand over the resources her voice and the with which it responds to every caprice of the seemingly inspired singer which are sure to elicit the first expressions of the surprise With alt this dinary power of art however it must never be forgotten that the intellect is paramount and that sweet and beautiful as is the voice with which God gifted her it IR to the poetry of her mind and her fine perception of musical expression that Jenny Lind is in- to her renown paper an acquaintance They lose live if certain beaux are they jealous of their best friends if the are and not talk them as as they every trifle is magnified int 3 of importance a fruitful nee of misery and things of real tarce ate neglected for And all gratuitous defeats its own em 1 The labor is all in vain sudi girls are no the most popular and those who er to have thought about matrimony at all are sought and preferred before them W may add the advice that young women sh uld not consider it a serious misfortune n if never there is nothing dis- there may be much happiness ia he of an maid A country gentleman lately arrived at Boston and immediately to the house of a relative a lady who had married A of that city The parties were glad to ece invited him to make their house his home as he declared his in- tention of remaining it that city but a day or two The husband of the lady anxious to show attention to a relative and friend of his wife took the horse to a livery S i in I A -i imv I in m nl -I fell by tho light lamp burning on a table was a he hud jus received Two R X linn it r oinl on mil vitu in l I II I IV II YS Wo A i t r a ti In Hit 1.1 ni tin t j K im iit fir tin r in H- v v 111 VAI A STOHK OU mihl tin A j i Y S Al I ilit Fn Ill STOHK Oil reading a dispatch he hud j ut his stood near him was no one in the tent Tlie brow of the chief was contracted and Ins eye hashed as iif he read displeased him and he up with an impatient n as the officer entered with the buy The child as soon as was pointed out to him rushed for- ward and knelt at his feet What docs mean 1 demanded the general Spa re him spare my sobbed the supplicant Thu his to one of line prisoners In be executed sa d the chief ing at Ins watch ti lie is the hour Lul punctual and hive the business suon Again wilh moving the child his life thy send t bee asked the No he did not And Imw 4 My has milling deserve the lad He is a prisoner of war JUM Slow i loi N J y who taught justice answer thee to question my No one senor but trave generais do not always their prisoners whom 1 thundered Morillo I liBle the French boy thy father shall dip I have said il begone The officer made a sign lo the to intimate was hope and that he must be gone But the I countenance suddenly changed He walked I up lo Ibc general who had turned away and I un- in Hanover street Finally became a visitation and the merchant after the lapse of eleven days found beside lodging and boarding the a pretty considerable had run up at the livcrv stable Accordingly he went to the kept the stable and told him whom the gentleman took bis horse he would pay the Very said the stable keeper you Accordingly in a short time the country gentleman went to the stable and ordered his horse to begot ready The of course was said the gentleman my re- will pay Very goad sir please to get ati order from will be the eame as the The horse was put down weni the country to Long wharf where the merchant kept said he am now you said the well good Well my horse t itie man says the must be paid for his keening 1 Well I suppose that ia all right sir i but you know I'm your wife s said tlie know that you are but your horse is not TALKING TOO There is nothing gamed in too much talk not be in fifteen kss Miely to be by listening to an argument of two hours length A sermon that will not convert in half an hour will only harden beyond that time The sermon on the GET does no So ne sins have a seeming compensation or apology a present gratification of some sort bu anger has none A man feels no better for it It is really a torment and when the Kt rm of passion has cleared away it leaves on to see that he been a foot And he ha mode himself a fool in the eyes of others ton Who thinks well of an ill-natured ch man has to be approached in thu most guarded and cautious way 1 Who him for a neighbor or a partner in bu finess He keeps all about in nearly th same state of mind as if they were living nen door nest or in I And as to prosperity in business one so s along no better for getting if business is perplexing and th ng goes by con will a rit of su the winds more propitious the productive the markets more bli Will temper draw nnd mate creditors better natured If nrn or senseless matter cause will getting help ei Ite men brutes more cile wood and stone more An an man adds nothing to the welfare of CK ty Jle may do good but more hurt II passion makes him a firebrand and it is i wonder if he does not kindle flames of cord every hand Without much Bil and often bereft of reason he et i iTke the piercing of a awl his tu igue is an arrow out in any community and his removal w furnish occasion for a day of Since then anger is useless le s without the least apology only in the bosom of why should it be indulged in at all Reporter A jury that will minutes will be Give us the man with a cheerful disposition we love him sincerely Storms may rage w bat to him all is The con- te of the world do wot effect He m on and a smile and a kind w ird for everybody See how pleased the cl are as he passes along They hite a pleasant countenance and a light Who would be cross and crabbed w len it is for one's interest to be cheerful Nor the occasion of si mn boats starting from Pittsburgh one a German band attract The other being of the music at d not wishing to be outdone started the whistle which drowned the noise of tl e band The mayor being called fifteen the to saying hat he one wa more than fifteen minutes in me We love short sermons and short specimen of German music Wo always run from a man of words American and the other But I was to an account of the Mr it was not given in his name but the name of the whole being fortunato for the old also hasring an to ehow off to advantage little she recollected of her ancient splendor as she terms it as well as her influence and authority her mansion Well thj were issued on beau gilded note paper with Mr and Mrs Would-Be and family's compliments and I know you would say Mr Common Sense did you know the whole proceedings that they showed their knowledge of etiquette to be rather limited There was an invitation to Mrs Makepeace awl none of the reel of the although you know they go into society a great deal and I'll be bound to say were as good as two-thirds there were there Makepeace saiu he did not a fig for the slight for altho he had not the honor of an invitation to the great astei ibly he had a distant recollection of being present atone several years before when Miss Mary was in when he walked upon the uncarpeted floor and was treated to cold water and gingerbread by the light of a miserable tallow candle and do jou believe that our dear was never invited to the party although they have appeared to think so much of him heretofore and been almost constant visitors at hia such a perfect his wife is 1 really felt hurt for to think she should such a slight as always feeen accustomed to the beet society I never heard her an sion about it of course ehe would not There was certainly very strange ings with regard to that party and Miss was so provoked because she did not receive an invitation that she scarcely speaks to any of two family Miss Brain is a young lady who wishes to have it that she moves in aristocratic society The idea of aristocracy in such a little village as aura is perfectly absurd A few weeks since in company with Miss on only a formal caU you must when found kef close conversation with Miss Simper who w her most esteemed friend I have not Ml so itt used in a long time as I did that afternoon I was obliged to make my conversation with her mother for she was so much engaged in talking upon the purchase of a pair of white kid gloves the arrival at the jeweler's of a new bracelet and sundry other things aa unimportant that I was of While I thus sat in perfect misery at the little attention that was shown to me fa swept Mrs Tattle wilh her budget of news She was arrayed in her new winter suit consisting of a black velvet mantle and bonnet to match with a long plume tipped with red She in- formed the two interesting ladies whom has taken under her immediata supervision of all the important Ihal taki n place the past week and of aH thai would probably occur for tho fortnight viz that Mrs Flaunt was on a perfect flirtation with Mr Ex- a young gentleman recently arrived and of her jealousy because he had heen known to pay attention to Miss the marriage of Mr acre to Miss and she concluded by saying with a toss of her head I think it too as fine and wealthy a gentleman as Mr Wiseacre should think of taking aa poor a girl as Fanny Thoughtful when are others who ara better looking and quite as smart Well added she wilh a sigh we have lost Mr Wiseacre but there are as fish in the sea as ever were caught I heaid her say something about it being a feather in their caps get Mr Bountiful but as I had not a long time and thought flint my presence was not necessary or pleasant to any of the parties I left ta for- mally as possible glad to escape from my tormenting situation Before concluding I must relate to you a scene which I witnessed at the laft parly I attended The parly was large and every thing in elegant style I went at a able hour nine o'clock but not with tho prospect of any happiness before me for I had taken a severe cold the day previous but go I must as it was the fast of the and i hid made an arrangement to that fect The part of evening was not as pleasant as is generally in such ed assemblies and I was particularly blessed in being ia the society of Mrs Tattle and listening to her brilliant conversation with of the number of flounces on silk dress the quantity of rouge on Miss cheeks or a wonder how Miss procured the dress she had on After supper as the ladies were into the to await their return into tho hall I had occasion to go to the ladles where to my surprise who should I see before the mirror but a man most exquisitely and in ing delight at his fine appearance How ho came there I could not conceive but I posed from what I afterwards learned that he was so much engaged in the thoughts hia own vanity produced that he did not that he had taken the wrong room aa the ladies and rooms were by There he stood planted before the mirror an opera glass in one hand and tho other raised as if in perfect admiration At first I retreating immediately but as I that the gent was so absorbed in the views of his beautiful person as not to me my curiosity induced tne to watch the result when to my surprise ho broke forth in the following ecstatic O how I love you Wl ai made you to So like finest My whiskers T W hen life yon gau lo peep Tt me so I could not So I yourselves to My whiskers And an yon grew on ilay by day I heard tlie ladies dour things wiy Hu's they ment 1 pray My And now in all your priJe I am watched by their Anil no request id e'er t My mincing Jane the pretty thing I'd like to marry lier in spring 1 tli ink she'll nic I sing Sly w At this juncture the exquisite turned on his with a self-satisfied air and I macto my escape just in time to avoid detection Bui I fear that I am wearying you with an account of these things for such I know you will consider them In all sincerity your unchanging friend Miss Of Folly Town county of Pleasure anJ flate of Speedwell SHOULD TAKK friend whose business had occasioned him tc travel a good deal recently in he ties west of this expresses much ment it the fact that many even rich farmers do not take a newspaper Ho told us of one or two instances of the sale of hogs of tho finest and fattest kind at J J cents per hundred nett profit when might have got just as readily had not the farmers been entirely ignorant of the state of the markets He said ne had no and we have as tle thit hundreds of farmers will lose enough in this way lo pay for a good newspaper as long as they live We can't help feeling sorry that men arc BO short ed even in regard to their pockets as well as the improvement their bat wo don't know but it wrong to be lorry font in their fault and they hardly deserve pity for looses which they make no effort to Newspapers have done more for the people in this country than can be estimated and yet there are of full grown men who do not them at all except by chance If a largo majority were as indifferent and stolid as these we should not be above tho level of become subject to political and other rogues who live upon ignorance and credulity Sent Do NOT SPOIL THE ridicule your friend because of hia It it virtue and he who do evil is far more worthy and impudent fellow whose con not restrain him from
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