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West Eau Claire Argus (Newspaper) - June 24, 1868, West Eau Claire, Wisconsin PEL AND VOLUME 3 RATES OF ADVERTISING LATIMER BAILEY AND AT aw Claire Wis E WM F BAILEY i 3 Inches o o in eft 9 co G iu 13 alf 17 WORTH dc ANGEL ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELORS AT LAW will attend promptly to nil legal transactions entrusted to Business Cards of five lines or less per an their care over G R ium five dollars Por each additional ike store Cor Barstow Ferry Eau one dollar Claire Wis c per vear The ARGUS Ins the largest circu lotion of any paper in the Chippewa CLAIRE COUNTY WIS Editor and Proprietor Perl of Martha Warren A STORY OP THE RIVER Goodby Martha God help yon 1 1 shall bo back ia three days at tho tie She and fearfully was she tempted to foM her iu her arms and plunge into beneath and her fear and It would be better WHOLE NO 125 H BARNES MEGGETT BARNES and COUNSELLORS at among me LAW will practice in Cowls of aad Fanners of Rau Claire tuo State Special attention given to Dunn and counties tions and of and cases iu Office over store street Eau Claire Vf is I Lfil H L STILES A AT LAW will attend so all egil tions entrusted to his care over M Saloon near tiie Union House Juu Claire WM RICHARDSON CLERK Of C Fiilis a C Wis Will pny prompt attention to the taxes in J county for I Wis Feb 1BG7 The hardy White Mountain pioneer Mark Warren kissed wife held Ills old boy to his breast for a moment and then shouldering the sack of corn which was to be con into meal at the y raies away trudged off through the wilderness Martha Warren stood at the door of the log cottage gas ing ont after the retreating form of An angle of tho dense shrubbery hid him her view but she did not bhaw manufacturers of fn i i T all kinds of mill machinery fanning imple j the It incius etc Alao every variety of cast so dark and lonesome there she shrank from entering or perhaps the grand sublimity of the view spread ont before her held her attention and thrilled her soul with that nameless Of Finns Advertising in the Aryus WEST EAU ing in iron and brass LaUnier in drugs medicines chemicals fancy and Yankee M T in dry goods prints clothing groceries etc cericS Wilder Sr C LA RK Kan Claire dea lers in Bank Notes Specie Exchange and Lund Warrants Collections made amire mitted promptly at of Office corneE erf Eau Glaive and streets OF PEACE cmi Pipers Stoic Eui Claire Wis j Vf Vf DAY C C H Dns AND SURGEONS hu j ing entered in the i f ft t 11 1 11 TI i 1867 Son In dry wh nen Sij something that all j clothing dress goodd and yro 4 f to face wuh dealers in drugs Hooks and i C W Swift dealer in aud provisions Also Ci grain Then Hoffman dealer in diy goods clothing dress goods etc G I dealer in boots and shoes to order Simmons dr Piper dealers in flour the woiks of his The and most satisfactory view j of the Mountains is that which presents itself from what is now the town of Bethlehem on tho road to Lit and Mount and gloom bis hot fetid breath scorch and to sorrow saw liar boy golden hair and rosy cheeks defined against the purple twi light on tlie very edge of the huge detached rock some ten feet from the bhore oiU in the sweep ing current of the river This rock called by the settlers Th was a good situation for cast ing fishing lines and Maik Warrer had bridged chasm it anl the with a hewn logs Allured by sorae clusters of flaming fire weed growing on the side of tho Pulpit Charlie had crossed over anil now stood there regardless of danger holding out the floral treas ures to his mother Martha flew over the bridge and in tbe next instant held the child in her arms Joyful because she had found him uninjured and mentally resolving the logs should be removed to prevent further accident she turned to retrace her steps but the sight that met her eyes froze her with horror to the spot Confronting her on the not six feet distant was an enormous wolf gaunt and bony with hunger his eyes live coals the mist than fo suffer that slow ington tlie king among is there seen in its proper cen A low growl of intense satisfaction ing the air khe breathed wll tj all calls groceries and all kinds of provisions dealer in flour und ull kinds of the of 1hiu anJ vii over Central Stoc Bustow street Kau Claire W is Also agents for The Atlantic Mutual Life Insurance Co I and hours from 7 to 9 oclock A iiB 4 to 6 P M j iv DODGE T I S T Insert Tooth on Plates from one Tooth toa II C Van Hovenberg dealer in gro ceries crockery and boots and shoes Charles dealer in boots and shoes and Stophen Hoover meat and provision store Win A Kinnear dealer in books po ter bald blue and unapproachable Far up in a wild clearing close by the turbid waters of the Was tho cottage place and jerio enough for the nest of an eagle but dear to the heart of Martha Warren as the home where she had spent the happy clays of her young wifehood When bhe from picture notions many a patrician in tile fair old fashionable millin town of to oin f and dealers in millinery goodd t E M manufacturer of ight with those of tho settler heavy saddles elc it was with the full and perfect under the air by the of fifty more of his kind belonging to the pack in another moment they would be upon her Without an instant thought of the consequences Martha obeyed her first impulse and struck the logs with her foot exercising all her mad strength in the blow The frail fabric tottered the soft gave way there was a breath of awful suspense and then the bridge went claw a with a dull plunge into the waters beneath The sharp claw cf tho wolf had arl ready been fixed on tho scant vegetation of the The Behel Dead We litterly fait fo with of those who would for Bid the rebel dead to Be buried side by side with onr When the great death of starvation But is paid something held her curse j pett a was on those who do Towards night a lost robin beaten by the storm stopped to rest a moment on the rock seized him him twain with almost savage glee for her child to devour who three days be fore would have wept at the sight of a wounded sparrow A in other night eth er only raore intensely Martha Warren waa sullenly ent had palsied every noble feeling Charlie for weak and spent to sit tip he on the rock his head in her lap his great eyes fixed on her r his life bravely in of battle no matter how bad aUon at least forgiveness and pity are the natural tribute of all Czar Nicholas in looking over his household expenses found that ten roubles aday for tallow hail been paid ever since 1799 the item being entered For liis Majesty a cokl Investigation the fact that fifty one years before tha Empress Catherine suffered cold libad her physician ordered her to rob her imperial nose not against that of one of her generous v d 4 hearts These remarks are suggested jT t T f or rather of tallow It was found that or rather compelled by observing Hawkins colonel of one of those regiments which made the name of detestable during the war took occasion in his speech at Union League rooms at York Thursday evening a member of the club expressed himself in favor of a common burial of the union and the rebel dead Such n mar A J S KAU Mit j Work Jii siny he is to on and furnish new one from single full than any Dentist this sidt or Milwaukee ana eic n ntis i lie mil ami perfect miller Claw Ct tllO Woif na that lay before fixed on tho scant v v biure auJ dealer in etc i UM i i it i o i f i i r ii ll fche would walk in no path of rock and ho he d t u Clare G v upland tanor and r 1 j ior years to come much of life j struggling with feroci Allen vt Huffman ind wit spent in tho eternal solitudes gain a foothold the n I r i in hulls etc i where was broken hv into tha there a moment ferocious strength to spent in tho eternal solitudes gain a foothold the next ho slid down where was broken only by the into tho chasm uttering a wild howl Ely it Vail X Y I wild winds of tho forest he shriek of of disappointed rare in lots estate L I in village lots estate Fi 14 A Killer mo and cabinet organs in and agent for j the river over the sharp rooks or the Martha sank on her knoes and offer ij dismal howl of Hie fervent prayer of thanksgiving afar m tlie wilderness for her but the of tlie that thure ami N luis illson the N H id to attend to all Kir and Marshall jeweler aud was no to her than c shortest notice AloO in clocks i r T r n n n i i r Ue of Loids ten mi V Jv r and n unil cilT ia Fyc ihe Uroer Wulls and man duller in EKn Claire Nov KG MAIN 4tf Brick STR ALM A W riC N of sod and breaking i KALi the pathless woods she waa not more than twenty feet distant from tho shore of the river but she might as well have been miles out in W H GATES Proprietor Tho Host accommodations Good in connection witli tho house There was little to from Indians tlie ocean The water was deep and although a few of the scattered lan with almost inconceivable ra yet primeval hunt forty or fifty feet below her over rocks so sharp and jagged that it made her shiver to look over the J Burgar Company in groI iag They were mostly jv cedes arc i boots lo and etc dealers in bt Yankee and kind heart prompted her to many acts of friendship towards brink Her only hope was in her husband and M to re a kinds of nul on to Allen Harris in nil kinds of and goods Ilir s Jo in sloves i benefit to A f every and O 111 sieves Cos Iron tinware nails glass ete Bu stow street G G Teall vCo Yankee Clothing i T o ti i dealers in ready made HOUiSE WM ULHICH Proprietor j 1his House been refitted j nd is nov ready fr tho recep is luts and Yan kee notions B ust Street II denier in hardware ear tools tinware iui si teat them and an Indian never forgets a j Should he return aft the expected time they might still be alive but if by any accident he should be detained be the time Sho closed her eyes and besought God for protection and Tlie purple mist away from the scarred of the dominant old mountain the yellow peeped over the rocky wall and Mai tha tuin el to the of her sim ple duties The day was a lace She tore open a vein in her arm with her scissors and made him drink tho blood Anything she said to to calm the wild yearnings of his eyes Tlie boy raised he sat up and peer ed through the darkness Mamma he said Papa is com ing 1 felt him touch me She wept at and diew the child frantically to her The night was fair lit up by a new moon by a deadly exhaustion which she could make no re sistance Martha fell into an uneasy slumber which towards midnight was a cry She sprang o her feet and gazed around her No her eyes did not deceive her here on the shore stood the stalwart orm of her husband and he was eall ng her name with the energy of des She could only cry out 0 Mark Maik and fell to i the earth When she awoke to consciousness she was lying on her own bed in the collage supported by her hatbands arms It was no dream She and her dar ling boy were safe and he came back Many weeks passed before she grew strong again but Maik tended her as a would an infant and by thi timo the autumn frosts fell she was tho blithe Martha Warren of old At the time of the freshet the bridge over the had indeed been swept away but Mark impelled by an uncontrollable present hud the river at the rik of his life on a log raft anj reach ed home to find it vacant The descendants of Maik Warren and his still dwell among the fer tile valleys of the and the old men still tell to their grand children the story of Warren aad her child hel Gold and hungry and by tlie mist of tho river Chailey began kave this house daily Jor all West 1 j I wish to inform the etc ai 1 ot aro and utlery Robert anil i of wines ttc Hanis all ki long une but it wore toward evening cry for home She could and the gloaming sooner thing better than that She took off in thoso than in any other j her own garments to fold around him The sunlight faded out of theand held him to her breast and sang windows though it illumine Iiim tlie sweet which had I the distant mountains for sometime yet so often soothed him Cue tho of the wolves A Colt with a Human lace A colt with a human face is the la test sensation in Lewis county Says the of the 14th We learn that a large gray mare belonging Jo Harrison a farmer residing about five miles west of La Grange to a colt a few days having a face resembling the human divine In every oth er part except the head it is not unlike any other young cult and may be con P to Is cars misrepresents in every sense the feel ing of the grand do not al lude to a organization by that name It should be left to southern women and radical politicians to ex hibit such animosities Ko northern father lamenting his son need fed wronged to know that a darling of a home lies by his side and i the two soldiers bravely as they con tended should become con of that neighborhood we hav oc fear that their rat would be disturbed would they clasp their warring hands put face to face and sleep reconciled Shame upon such unmanly bitterness No true American will himself more than by rebuking manifes tation of this hate that into the grave and makes separation be tween the bones of men Out upon the thought that the rank id file of the southern army were trai tors and criminals They fought hon estly and earnestly in a en during in many cases privations of which our own troops knew little They marched barefoot when were well shod They went hungry when ours were filled disputed every inch of ground with desperate valor and yielded only to destiny at ast They proved themselves in life foemen worthy of our steel and their mouldering bones may well rest in peace by the side of our bravest and dearest Their difference with us were all settled when they fall er with ours on the field of All that is left of them now is only Vengeance need not follow hem into the grave Pity may weep over them Patriotism may cover heir failings that they were children of one and their alor sprang ont of the samo heroic Beauty may strew flowers up n the green mounds that hide such high resolve And Col lush C Haw kins may mind his own inesa and be ashamed fo wage war Hiore fiercely on a dead than he did ipon a Irving ican cigus to aul wont out in the scanty gar Cue tho Metro of the wolves anv other young colt and may be con den in inhale of the sweet pinks and the sullen tb tinders of tho liver formed Pto Is ears root she had brought i his little heart with terror and the lui manlike face Riker and j her idd home i all the long daik night through Jm The eyes arc smaller than usual and perfume lier back i clung to her neck crying the nose is flat wlule ii V T l j I t linst i IK i lin f la VI if or since tho days of the Empress unde three different House ac counts weie with isir roubles daily imperial red tape says he has seen a great deal about railroads carrying passen gers change and as he was a shout the other day thought hed try it The experiment resulted in his being put off ditch and he declares theres no be lieving anything the newspapers say If QiT i i A man on Cape Uod adver hiswife as having left liis bed and board she retorts that she went away for a couple of weeks to earn her borad and that the bed belongs to mother i A boy was sent by hip mother to some stove wood out of tho old railroad ties Going doors short ly after she found youth sitting on the saw horse with head The mother asked her hopeful son he was cast down and why he didnt keep at his work The boy answered thus My dear mother I find it hard hard to sever old ties In Indiana a railway engineer recently killed by an accident and of his estate a suit for damages against the parents of three boys who had placed tions upon the track and caused tho accident and a verdiet rendered in his inthe sum of time since a gentlman died in the of lr who during his life believo in another Two or three after his demise iis wife received through a medium a communication which read as follows Dear wife I now Please scud me my thin clothes iii ti i n ii v u iu liiv line mav bo lct VM fiOS KIN et Claire Dec House in to those days away in the to go home to papa lbe the 1 Day dawneJ at last tSy pale only a ridge through the centre Tho with HMS grateful W 1 I t v r A HoajE oil ohed their spirit over a The calm portraits of the great and dead exercise a great influence ver niG I could look on those over ay fireplace until they seem neither nor departed ivery good picture is tho best of ser nons and lectures The sense informs he soul Whatever you have have cauty Let be on papei your walls It is as cany to choose a paper of the lovely in form in color as the uncouth A little sevo i years old called as a witness in a police court aad in answer toa question as o what becomes of little girls who ell falsehoods she innocently replied that they were sont to bed IT dooms there are grades among tradesmen of London One ofj the advertises among other onfi where tlie daughters of ohl may a good edu cation without associating with tho daughters of mushroom and quasi gentlemen fervent church member recently astonished a prayer meeting by suppli cating for the preservation of the fives of the young ladies of tion and that one ef them be eventual ly reserved for him On being with by one of the brethren he sad that such was the honest wish of his heatt and he tha of praying for it London Star is witty The land in England is to be owned by some thousand men We have heard of a person who was awfully uneasy in his mind lest these thirty thousand out of patience with NUNN C M Co T i i i to Laos Dr F M havens physician surgeon r and accoucheur opposite Central I spent with kind and vci cu K hv bright t young hopes But swimming through tho bky the 3iPs alul clvin are jEach chair eae U the thought of home and of a sloim luiman form and ae chamber service Dr A J dentist made her sad not for a moment and faint from hunger ami Barstow street the fate she ha 1 choen from summer is restaurant and billard i disgusted with reform by iai lia not every household be J IK io i at the increase of pop each table each tea 01 should one day combine and give the whole nation notice to ANDREW L7 A cold foof Gregg attorney nml at law he had been playing it was night again ug clcik of hoard of j umi WAS uot to be seen Bhe called i down over the mountain followed by KFU ind I of county Pays i f i u 11 ji Ins name I nt only echo and the roar a drizzling ram which before morn w and every object fen The colt has no teeth Kitchen or parlor for the home of ual and it cannot obtain its poor mao or Tin Was tho ment from the mother milk would have them all worthy of a home fist daily newspaper printed in tho with a Its breathing seems j of he firt mimber of difficult and hard and it w not very which in London on active being loth to Maud upon it resolution March 1702 It was a little half feet We have account ing been introduced into the Methodist I on ono i t i F J also of the swollen river replied to a perfect deluge faint hope re river rolo fearfully foaming milk oa Barstow on ono only from furnished us by a general condemning thus of nfc of twf gentleman who saw tha colt on of tobacco and out rho day afternoon and numbers of onr tit j the ministry all persons addicted a are going out to see it everyday nhe weed ii New It is thought that it will rot live Vnt Tribune comments thus should arrangements will be The liberal and enlightened of e to exhibit it over the j this proposal cannot be to warmly the above was in commended As soon as it passes Toys FANCY Win HAS the most complete assortment in the Valley and is bound to sell them You dont believe it go aud sec u tbe the roar like tlie peal should earthquake fn lt ov STT that followed was no bcti s Arched snd wo the colt died on trust llev AC who offered but Her ft ray of sunshine I Tuesday night A new fear arose in ihe heart ofj save whore it flecked with spots i Martha Warren Tho Iul yon bring a certificate of Bro dealers iu marble mon1 of vhite flowed on but a W 1 the stream must hare swept away the the otd to close Kingdom of finona j ghe hurried down bridge oxer which her tr With frantic haste scare clearing thought was the liver Black as 115 t place among the many imitations which speedily sprang into existence and even in the days cf tho Taller and the Spectator the critic lbe London dailies with two I it will draw up eleventh A trip ment to fee effect that Thon Khali 1 Saratoga trunks four bandboxes aud smoke nnd will take a woman etc iv before her She hurried down ov T Bryant general agent lor Howe Sewing Machine Co No 410 Mam the Charlie on t street Milwaukee Wb i lier Tt Y The chiWa voice at same lit She gave ni AH M ii A his and ho would be against all Hey sii and should I tea or play wid a whin I bad the ouid or bafe ball or A hvo t Why is your nose iu tbe Because it is tbe ga aoa for days may he for for or on ll
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