Biddeford Union And Eastern Journal in Biddeford, Maine
24 Aug 1855

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Biddeford Union and Eastern Journal (Newspaper) - August 24, 1855, Biddeford, MaineThe Union and re for Iff Biddeford Friday Lori or Ang. 4, 1sh. Republican nomination. Rot nov Kysor Anson p. Morrill or Rea Hilld. Rot Zixt Toni. First District. Alexander Dennett of York John n. Goodwin of s. Bewick John f. Scamman of Arco. To county attorney increase s. Kimball of Stanford for run or Roc Irra Charles e. Weld of Buxton. Rox of Orr Hummus bomb Joseph Frost of Elliot. Tor cock to to Kairer Isaac p. Yeaton of s. Berwick. The last Boohoo meeting. Hon. E. W. Oakley the individual who wished and made a proposition in 1853, for fusion Between Hunker whigs and Hun Leer Locos on the basis of electing John w. Dana to the United states Senate and or. Crosby gone razor and who the came year used his utmost exertions to defeat a. P. Fessenden addressed the " Boohoo of the Biddeford association last wednesday evening. Other engagements prevented us from being present but our reporter says that " Boohoo talking was As usual in the ascendant Only " More Wilder was always great on the Boohoo question. He has saved the Union Down in new Caa tie every month in the year and always had a plenty of old Cognac to help him. We know Wilder out and out. Rum and slavery were always the gods he Wor shipped when he made a show of belonging to the whig party we mean when he obtained whig nominations for Ottice and then called on John Babson St co., of gun House memory and other Hunker democrats to put him through. Last year he was a sort of a candidate for Congress and the people run him under this year to is an Alliance candidate for senator pledged to he said in his speech to do All in his Power to repeal the Maine Law and he stands about a Good a Chance of being elected As did Jack the giant killer of get tins up to the Moon on a bean pole or As the Man did of drawing a prize in Small s Cali co lottery. Speaker Sewall in 1853, used to give a very vivid description of the differ ence Between a Hunker whig and a Hunker Loco. The latter he said was a very quiet and velvety sort of an animal with sleek fair and Sweet countenance whose footsteps when to was travelling were never heard while the former was a Rouh hairy sort of a creature whose hair about Hie head stood even ways for a sunday and when he went through the Bushes made a terrible crackling. This was about the time Wilder made his appearance at the state Louse regularly when the senatorial question was up to defeat the election of or. Fessenden a d its application to Farley or the description of the latter animal to him was readily perceived. We understand that Wilder said to did not renounce any of his whig principles and we think he does not As he has understood them. His idea of whig Gery was always fusions with Hunker democrats for office and to sustain rum and slavery. In speaking for the two now he is follow ing his accustomed vocation. Let him go. Lie will make Republican voters. Samuel j Anderson also addressed the association and went it Strong. He is co in to have the liquor Law repealed at any rate lie Don t mean that it shall be so difficult to obtain ram no not he and of terrible " if the legislature Don t do it of he says,11 the people of the state will not leave one Stone upon another of that Stone building at Augusta he goes in for j the knife and Tomahawk that Sam does lie paid his respects to us so we Are told and we Don t find any difficulty in standing Abne from such quarters. We Are used to denunciations irom rum aristocrats of All parties. The Hall was decently filled and As us Ual a goodly number of she Bogans was present perhaps one half or one third. Upon Tho platform either acting As vice ple Sidonis or As specimens of the party wore Job Berry and Emerson York. At a Side table was the Irish editor of the Democrat. Chapman did the introducing and expressed his satisfaction that there were no ladies present. He probably understood the character of Tho speaking that the audience might expect. Our City Agency. George h. A jams ksq., so a learn mail. A Ort of report al the meeting of the Biddeford association on saturday relative to Tho operation of our City Agency for the tale of intoxicating liquors for Medici Nal and mechanical purposes out of Thia report some very Large stories have been mails with respect to Tho amount of liquor old. A Day or two since being at the Pool we were told by a gentleman of our acquaintance " that within seventy Days after the establishment of the Agency there were 4780 package of liquor sold " and that the buyers were chiefly men who pro fessed to be opposed to rum drinking and who were 4i she Bogans Asho termed them and he said that theae facts were established by or. Adams report. To As certain the facts to have examined care fully the books and Are prepared to state the real truth in regard to the matter. The liquor Agency was opened May 3, and a j careful examination of the books How that in the space of Niew a Daya not Urty Days there were Leas than four thousand ales and that the whole amount received for the liquor sold for the Quarter was 8 sl3. 45 being an average of Only about nine dollars a Day and this too in a City where the population is near if not quite 8000, and where various trades and occupations re carried on which require the use of al-1 Cohol or mechanical Purpo Aea. Admitting the number of sales to have been 4000, the whole number of Gallons old being Lara than 600, of All kinds it would be but a1 pint to each individual per Chaser within the 3 months and As to this liquor having been purchased by any particular Iet of men the Story is perfectly ridiculous. Up on examining the books we find that the female operatives in the Mills who Purchase alcohol generally pint at a time rarely More than that for bathing purposes Are the Moat numerous purchasers and so far As the purchases of others Are concerned they Are made indiscriminately by our Citi zen. The names of men who Are opposed to the Maine Law appear As Olien on the books As do those of its friends and we no-1 tired that some of the warmest members of the Biddeford association and occasional spotters there had got the " Medicine " for " sick democrats As often and a Little More so than their friends the Shebo we Hare stated these facts in or Der to Slop some of the Idle rumours and misrepresentations which originating in partisan Zeal in the first place have increased As they have passed irom Mouth to Mouth until at last they cause even Well minded men to Call for the facts. The rum men Are striving desperately to make a lit tie capital out of the manner in which the j Agency is conducted but their stories when probed really amount to nothing As the facts we give abundantly prove. It three Lull columns of the Democrat this week is devoted to a slanderous account of the Republican convention held Here j wednesday aug St 15. Almost every conceivable lie and misrepresentation is worked into the article and spewed out by the writer who has been allowed the Uso of the editorial columns to abuse and malign the convention. We shall not occupy space in pointing out his misrepresentations. He squirms Well but not so bad As he and his friends will before the canvass is Over. If lying deception and Gross personal abuse would insure the Triumph of Tho friends of rum and slavery they would most certainly achieve a Brilliant Victory. But the peo ple know with whom they Are dealing and the efforts of these slanderers do Bat recoil upon themselves. There was a Large num Ber of the most intelligent and candid men of York county at the convention and they know All the facts respecting it. In its doings the friends of rum slavery and Popery see 41 the hand writing upon the Wall and they act with a desperation Wor thy or the masters they serve. The great Burden of this Long Artisto it to How that the nominations made were brought about by a concert with the american party. Why bless the foolish writer who Speaks for the exhausted editor of the Democrat and with a smartness which contrasts most pleasantly with the general stupidity of the real editor this Democrat has been telling the Public every week for months that the k. N. Party and the Republican is identical " one and indivisible and if this to so Why should should not the nominations be satisfactory All round the whole trouble is that the nominations of this convention Are Likely to be successful and this is an awful Prospect to the writer of the article. To can imagine his feelings but to know of no " Balm in Gillead for him. The peo ple of York county have got tired of old cliques and cannot be Dragoone into voting for hum and slavery by party leaders or will they believe their misrepresentations. Trio witha of Ibe article closes his article by asking the question what will the people of York do with Theao nominees we must say in answer in View of All the indications that they will elect Thorn and by a triumphant majority. Those Casus. Every rum and a Jarry press in the Ortato Are stigmatizing us As n " Man of blood because we called for chert for the Portland Rifle guards at the Sugges Tion of or. Willed at the Buxton meeting. Go on gentlemen to Aro not remarkably Chicken hearted. To have no sympathy for rioters or the knaves in Broadcloth who urge the i on and we Are not afraid that our Char Acter for humanity will Buffer in to Cstirna-1 Tion of honest men in Conse Quinco of any thing which the instigators and apologists for riots can say of us. If there is a poor Crea Ture on Earth it is the mean specimen of a Man who after instigating his fellow men to deeds of violence As did both the editors of the Argus and the Stato of Maine tries falsely to hold the friends of Poco accountable for the blood shedding they themselves occasioned and next to these moral lepers Are the apologist of riots and disorder like the the editor of the Democrat and other Edi tors of the democratic papers in Tho state who copy the vile stuff printed by the instigators of riots and thus become accessories in the crime of promoting civil disorder. We did Call for cheers for the Portland Riho cards these soldiers were called out to suppress Tho most cowardly mob Ever seen in Maine while others faltered they rallied 1 around the civil authorities and aided them in suppressing the riot and As we Loro peace Anil Bate disorder so to Wero willing to Tes testify our approval of the conduct of these soldiers by calling for cheers for them and these cheers were rousing ones. We have no sympathy with John Robbins and had the editors of the state of Mains or Argus shared in his Liu after their wicked attempts to incite a mob they would Bare been de serving of no sympathy from the Public. On their beads rests Tho responsibility of the death of John Robbins. A i Kroc 1w2 Thero were Torna of Inch nondescript to to found. One of them John Jameson Esq., of Cor Nish a nominated to the office of Sena Tor by the Baker dozen of heed whig who assembled in Saco last wednesday and went through the Farco of making nomination. Or. J. A too Strait a whig to vote for Gen. Scott and to evinced Hig Fidelity to whig Gery by voting the Pierce tilt factorial ticket of we Are informed. Considering this to regard i nomination As eminently41 fit to be made but As to voting for it that to altogether another question. Horace Porter also the chairman of the meeting was so troubled with Strait whig Gery or something else that he could not Vole for uen. Scott in 1852. If there Are among these Strait whig those who would not relish the idea of being entirely sold to the rum and Hunker democracy we ask them to reflect upon the position in which the leaders of this movement seek to place them. What a pleasant Busineau it must be for those who have been sincere whig heretofore voting to keep the old dynasty that hat ruled this county for years Mclyn tire Derrick Chadbourne Leland k co., in the ascendent and aiding in continuing " the line of we would ask Nch if it to not about time that somebody 1 whose Nam is not Shaw or Mcintire should toil least eligible to office judge Wella a Nebraska Man. " Esq. Leland of Saco in the Augusta convention that nominated judge Wells As i candidate for governor in defining the nominees position on the Nebraska question said Lama a Braik Man and a Lull believer in the Nebraska Bill i have an intimate acquaintance with our nominee and i Knore that he Vitus the Mailer As i to. I know that with me he believe in the theory and principles of the Nebraska Bill or. Leland s word ordinarily not the Best in the world when political subjects Are a Issue has recently been made Good by judge Wells himself. At a Hunker meeting held in Bath on saturday at which there were less than two Hundred the judge who has been trying to ignore the question of Nebraska As provided in the resolutions of the convention that nominated him came out and went the whole figure for the theory and principles of the Nebraska Bill speaking substantially As follows according to the Bath Tribune. Touching he Kansas and Nebraska question he would have the North and West Lei the South alone. Should the unite against the South disunion must of course follow. The South should be let alone they Only wanted their half their equal voice in National affair that was All. By what has the South Ever done to us 1 what ? nothing absolutely nothing we at the North have always been imposing upon her and aced the part of complainant while she has merely acted As defendant main Taining her rights " he remarked there is the poor South umber to with 3,300.000 slaves and we at the North receiving All the profit of their labor. With the South separate from Yuu the grass would grow Green in your streets your ships would lie rotting at your wharves the South would go to Europe for ships to carry their Cotton and famine and pinching poverty would usurp the place of plenty luxury and elegance would we Abuso these self Marty ring philanthropists of the Southern plantations by depriving them of their inherent rights to govern and control their own the whole ground As much right had the nor n to Send men to Kansas As they have the Southl to come and col Onize our state. Should they attempt that we should of course Rise and expel them that s what is being Dono by the Southern ers in Kansas Why trouble ourselves about the fugitive slave Law we Are so far removed from the sphere of its operations it has no interest to so judge Wells gives up Kansas to the slave Power calling it " their own this territory which was onco secured to Freedom he gives Over to slavery and he reiterates the old Bohol cry of disunion. Tho Portland advertiser thus comments upon this Plunke ism of judge Wells. Can it be possible that judge Wells gave vent to such consummate Toad ism As this 1 read every Sente Coover by itself and see if even Mcdonald Ever Bent so Low in subservience to Tho slave Power. He would have the South let alone to extend slavery make and unmake compromises or that purpose and do whatever she pleases and the North must submit the poor South is Labouring wholly for our Benefit and Why should we thwart her ? and it she expels our emigrants by mob Law Frum Kansas she is doing it for Tho Sake of our ships and m luxury and elegance and so let her do j it she was a Little fast perhaps As n matter of policy in repealing the Missouri i Compromise but then she " should to let i Mone or disunion must of course Fol Low we Aro really unwilling to believe that such were the expressions of judge Wells so unworthy and degrading Are they. Hut we cannot do Tho hath Tribune the injun Lico of attributing any misrepresentation to its report. If however it is not substantially Correct to Trust to shall hear precisely what the judge did say on this topic. The people want to know if a candidate for gov. I of Maine at this time has uttered anything \ hit the above expressions attributed to him. J they want to know if the spirit of them is it All like his spirit if the principles there 1 Laid Down Are such As he has the effrontery to maintain. Let this matter to cleared up. Strait whip fiery scouted by Ita Lead ers. Just As we have All along predicted the leaders of the Strait whigs Farley poor 4c co., those who have been most blatant about fusion declaring they would never give up their whig Gery have at last come to an in Jet standing with the Husker democracy and Are forming alliances4 alliances with Tho run and slavery Lincoln county the two wings of Tho rum and slavery party held conventions the same Day in Biscas sett and through committees of Confer ence an " Alliance " was perfected and a strike Tor Tho spoils made by the nomination of a senatorial and county ticket com posed of equal proportions from the rum and Hunker whigs and the rum and Hunker democrats. Cochran the Samo Cochran who made such a splurge in the Reed convention about our treachery was there and helped Engineer the Alliance along. Hon. E. W. Kari it the great High priest of Lincoln Strait whig Gery with another Strait whig was put on the senatorial ticket with Hon. Manassah Smith and another hanker Democrat and for county officers there was a division made Between rum whigs and rum democrats. Farley and Bis Lincoln supporters including his Man Cochran always went for rum theoretically and practical to and the Alliance is very natural. Men who think alike Are going together " and we Are glad that the kinks in politics Are getting out. The whigs of this state never had any sympathy with the rum and slavery not Lens of Farley Coch ran and men of that ilk who wore " in and out " of the whig party just As their love for rum and slavery pre Ponder ated and to Are now glad that they have at last found their proper place and the company they like. E. W. Farley and John Babson of gun House memory have Liko tastes and like sympathies and we Are glad that Tho Law of social affinities has at last vindicated itself. We notice that there Are similar indications of Auch " natural alliances " and Why should not lovers of rum and haters of free Dom vote together in other parts of the slate among the leaders of the Reed and Wells party. In Franklin county an Alli Ance convention it called and in other parts of the state measures for similar meetings have been proposed. We Are glad to seethe Law of social affinities at work to Aee the ram leaders of the several detachments to last doing something More than taking a mile together and banding themselves together to preserve their favorite beverage fro in the destruction which most certainly Waits it. We speak of the leaders for Ive know that when election Day comes found the people of Maine never will Fol of men who Are practically As Wells the j Reti Cally opposed to Temperance. These1 alliances Between Audi men As Farley & co. And Levenseller of Lincoln and like alliances in other counties will open the Eye of honest men and they will see the work which these leaders have Laid out and turn away from Ita performance with Dis gust and contempt. So Geol Lemen go on. I band together you Hunker leaders for rum and slavery and let the people unite for Temperance and Freedom and when the Day of trial comes the people will Triumph. It cannot to otherwise. Atrocious slanders. The editor of he Democrat in an article upon the nominees of the Republican party in this county thus atrociously slanders them seven names Aro to be borne on the county ticket at the next election and Tho al lowing sketch of the fusion nominees for Tho places will be appreciated by those personally acquainted with them two of them Are renegades from the democratic party one an unsuccessful applicant for place under the present National administration in morals and Temperance As Good As the average of those whom the democratic Narty has supported for office As it did them As Long As it thought they deserved but in respect to these Virtues they Are no better than the democratic nominees they now oppose. Their old party never asked them to stand in such bad company As they Aro in now upon the fusion ticket. An Guior of them is known to do an habitual Drinker and at times to to cts of intoxicating liquors and a withal not tree from Well founded charge of gambling. Another of them is either an habitual of occasional Drinker of liquor and that too to Stu purity and has withal been guilty of doing that which Overy virtuous family re Gard As the deepest disgrace and wrong which can be inflicted upon it in the person of one of its members. Another of them a charged with drink ing much More than the most Liberal Maino Law liquor agent would think was required for medicinal purposes but his position As an officer in a Christian Church lends us to Hope it is not True. We shall at once investigate the charge and inform out read ers of the result. Another is of that class called mail Law yers kind of it this on the body Public which often thrive where More honorable tract toners would starve has stood so High in Tiro parties at the same time As to take a prominent part in two conventions on two successive Days each of which nominated a county ticket. At present we suppose to belong to three parties one of Virnich meets in secret and cheats the others. He has olten been severely lectured by the Judaea in open court for his want of truthfulness. Another of them and Tho last of the seven is a respectable gentleman of Tho old free soil parly and has probably received the Mark of the beast or to would have been rejected As others of his party have been. The above Aro facts and Aro worthy of consideration by Tho honest electors of York county. To copy Tho above to show the in Cipura action of Tho friends of rum and slavery. The editor of the Democrat makes these cowardly charges by the wholesale. He gives no names lie does not make specific charges. We pronounce them false in general and false in particular. The men whom to slanders and against whom he throws out these slanderous intimations arc Well known and Tho reputation which they enjoy in tin Community will shield Tiltom from this common liar and Labeller the editor of Tho Democrat. Electors or York county to what desperation must the friends of rum and slav Ery be driven thus to Blacken by dastardly insinuation and cowardly innuendo the characters of upright and reputable men. Tin mask Orr. John a. L Oor Tho editor of the state of Maine has thrown off Tho mask of Strait whig Gery and come out an open advocate of Hunker and rum democracy. Hear him As off cannot reach the Nebraska Issue directly this year and can meet the other is sues we Are Lor carrying out our principles As far As practicable Hach Man and each Community must necessarily determine for itself its Courso in reference to the coming state election. Ife Are not to be deterred from voting for any Good men Trio trill carry out our views in the legislature of Maine by any cry of Nebraska or any foreign Issue. We go in for righting things at Homo and allowing those Moro Remote to wait their turn. La in Quito apparent thut in some porous of Tho stale the whigs will unite in sup porting anti Maine Law democrats for the legislature without in any Way compromising their position As whigs or endanger ing the wilis organization. Thero is no fusion or Union except on a single Issue for a particular purpose with no intention of giving up any of Tho distinctive principles of Tho whig party. We unite to carry out one principle of the whig party without Turren doring any such Are the uses to which John a. Poor designs to put Strait whigs get them to vote " for anti Maine Law democrats for the legislature " this is the invitation to which he sends out to Strait whig. Well we could expect nothing better from poor. Last year he talked by swaggered and foamed against Tho Slavo Power when the whig convention was held did not get nominated for Congress himself and voted for Wells and had Tho satisfaction of finding himself one of a minority of three thousand. The poor affair will be still worse this fall. His mask Isoif. Who resolutions of the Republican stale convention were All prepared were agreed upon at once but kept Back till nearly Sundown. When they were read in i peering s Oaks some Ono we believe it was or. Scammon of Saco cried out " to chert it the Maine Lair but Liia voice was drowned in the contusion caused by the cries of question then it was that the fearless and intrepid or. Wis Well of Portland took Tho platform and demanded " in the name of human rights a heating for the Maine Law. Or. Sitwell said to was not to be silenced by the cries of question " 0/Maine of 20th inst. Last week we corrected the error of the slate of Maine in ascribing this Call or the Maine Law to or. Wiswell still the paper persists in repeating the falsehood. It was or. Falwell of Rockland who called for the Maino Law Resolution and or. Wiswell of Portland did not speak until a Long time after the resolve passed. The whole Story of the state of Maine declaring that or. Wiswell said that he would not be Silenc. De by the cries of " question question u a sheer fabrication. Is it possible for the editor of the state of Magoo to tall the truth we ask again. Tircia Eureka Pierce Rosetla hair Tokio is pronounced by legions of those who have Usaj and received Benefit from it to a tit Best compound for the head and hair now in the markit no toilet table should be without it try it. Larg Lizo bottles for 35 cents Are advertise neut food at i that extra. There Hus Boer printed at oar office a Sheet containing a Ayno pais of the principles and Aims of the american party As Andera nod by e. Z. C. Judson. Tho publication of the Sheet in question at our usual rates of Job printing has Boen seized upon by the supple ment editor of the Democrat for the purpose of making a Little capital out of Iho fact of its having Wen printed in our office. Tho Sheet is headed As stated by the Democrat it does not purport to be an extra " Union and Eastern journal and the name of the Authur is Given at length. Not a single copy of it has been sent from our Silico to our sub scribers though we should Havo gladly sent them All a copy would we have afforded the expense. We printed the document for Ita author and to take this occasion to say to have read it carefully and there is nothing in it which to should object to sending broadcast Over Tho land. It is vigorous in style Manly in thought Freo irom All Slang and in the main sound in principle. The foreign heart of Tho editor of Tho Democrat May find fault with it but All Truo americans will cordially approve of Tho senti Monta it contains. We extract from it Tho following and commend it to the attention of All who do not wish to see foreign influences Preponderate in our country. What Aro the principles of this american party ? first Anu Foremost that americans no birth right by in inherent lore for their native land by their knowledge of their Constitution and Tho institutions of thir coun try by Tho sacred memory of their fathers arc entitled to Rule and Are capable of ruling in their own land that Thorn re determined to do so. That they and they alone shall sustain Tho Honor of our Liev Aro Able to maintain it at Homo. That until they Garrison our forts Man our vessels and fill our offices at Homo and abroad our coun try is not Safe and will not to respected or represented As a nation of free Independent and intelligent people. Secondly. That we stand firm As a surge beaten Rock in opposition to Iho overwhelm j ing Tido of foreign and pauper immigration which is rolling in from Tho old world j which has increased our taxes decreased Tho Prico of labor brought misery and suffering into Over crowded cities filled to overflow ing our poor houses and caused iia to Multi ply them throughout Tho length and breadth of our land to oppose the systematic introduction of criminals from the prisons of Tho old world thirdly. We oppose Tho naturalization of foreigners and their equalisation with our own citizens before they Havo been Twenty one years on our soil and have proved them selves Loyal to our Flag obedient to our Laws and have become acquainted with then Aturo and intent of our institutions. Because Nover having been free they do not properly understand Tho value and uses of Freedom and Are calculated rather to abuse than prop Erly to use Liberty. Boca Uso they Havo been willing and subservient slaves to despots at Home and never Havo dared in imitation of our fathers to resist tyranny and turn upon their oppressors. Because if they Aro Good men appreciating our hospitality Thoy will rather learn of us than assume themselves to to teachers and rulers. Because is a Geno ral thing they will not to come americanized but wish hero to retain their own prejudices customs language &c., forming cliques antagonistic to our Laws customs and habits j it Causo they oppose Tho system of education which has enlightened our land fostered to i Ligion advanced Art and science and Mado us stand As u whole people intellectually in Uil Vance of nil other nations fourthly we oppose with our whole hearts and nil the strength which god pins us the insidious Aims of the Church of Homo to obtain political and sectarian Power in this be Public. Because it hns cursed and blighted nil countries where it has succeeded in be coming connected with the government. Boca Uso it is Tho condensation of All i Toler Anco a Crouse its head assumes supremacy Over All nations because its archbishops Bishops and priests in this and other coun tries Are sworn to oppose subvert and do All Tho can to destroy All governments he Ratcil who do not acknowledge Tho Pope As their supreme ruler and god s representative on Earth. A Chiuso if n murderer or a thief or criminal of any Grade confesses his crime to them they do not deliver him up to jus Tice but for pay no Solo him of crime be coming them solve by its concealment accessories in the crime and encourage Bim by so doing to commit Luxoro Crimo. Acc also they i rear Nunn eries where inside of Iron doors and grated windows helpless and innocent girls and women who Honvo committed no Crimo Are detained As prisoners where there Aro secrets and mysteries which they dire i not reveal to Tho Outor world where Thero no nauseous dungeons and Mimless Graves because Thoy will not permit their Puoplo to Bce Omo educated wit i ours exercise Over them Nln Elul restraint deprive them of the holy scriptures Urgo upon them hatred to a a protestants and christians Derido our Laws and institutions and control their i minions politically As Well As spiritually i because All history proves them to to dangerous foes to human and religious Liberty full of intrigue blood thirst Ness cunning and All manner of evil fifthly believing Flint Charity Yepma m Homo to no in favor of other countries sup porting their own paupers instead of dumping them in Here to Burden us. To Aro in favor of protecting and cherishing the Industry of j our own citizens and keeping them up in i decency and Comfort Rathor than by encouraging alien paupers to bring our citizens Down to a level with Thorn six they that we Are bitterly and fervently opposed to Tho designing knaves who Tak ing advantage of the ignorance of aliens admitted too easily to a participation in the rights of suffrage have used them through bribery corruption and their easily cd cited prejudices As tools for their own personal advancement utterly Regar Loaa of the Good of the country or the safety of our Llo Publio seventh and lastly that we do not Otsumo to interfere with the constitutional rights of any state that to do not assume to inter fore with slavery where it exist but we Lierly insist that the Missouri Compromise of 183 was sacred and waa Only broken by faithlessness and treason that Tho Extension of slavery upon soil hitherto free is a Black and damning shame upon our Wisest states men. Such As Clay Webster Dell Houston Benton Adama and others Good men and peat who have grown Groy in their coun i try a service or gone Down honoured and la rented to the Gruic. That though slavery is a heritage which cannot be atone and in stantly cast off either with Justice to Tho unprepared slaves or to the master who is As unprepared for instant abolition As they that it is an institution to to deplored1st be Causo it contradicts that portion of our de duration of Independence which declares that All men Are born free and equal next because it nations and peo ple Good reason to Iveigh against us who calling ourselves free yet buy and Aell men 1 under oar Flag. Lastly because slave labor never is or can to to productive of either profit or happiness As free labor i and Dow Asnani Wnm u univ in ? tolerant or melting in the principles of this party 1 we do not my to the Catholic you half not follow Jour religion we my you Kail not drag Jour religion into our state and National politics we do not no to the foreigner Jou shall not lire Here. Labor Here or refuel fair wages to him for labor we simple say that in Thia Republic Jou Hull to Republican that Jou shall be a Meri candied if you Como under our Flat that if Jou become a member of our Fadilj Jou Mil submit to its rules that Jour evil. J Dren cannot become Good Citi Iena without i the Are educated and enlightened and that i the ought to take advantage with our of the educational a Renyea and Bersu placed before them. That until Jou learn what Freedom is and Cut aside Jour National Reju i Dice we will restrain you id certain pawns which Yoo know not How to us a Luis then it there Good in ibo Principia of the m party a detestation of tyranny in Ever shape. A respect for Pat obligation and com pro in Iaea a o the advice of that Washington who bade us beware of for tips Infix anti Ike most baneful foe to a Republican government who so distrusted the Faith of foreigners that in the hour of danger he bade his officers " put Hont but americans on guard " a respect for re Ligion and Ita Chart the holy Bible. The advancement of science and the culture of the human intellect. Tho aim to do the great est number and not to elevate the few by the debasement of the Many. The determination to Advance of Caber than retard the cause of Liberty. The intent to pre serve the heritage Given to us by our fatties to ourselves and our children and not to sell or give our Birthright to strangers. The reformation of Public abuses. The lessening of taxation. The encouragement of Homo products and Home labor. Tho displacement of knaves from official Power and Tho Elevation of honest men and Patri ots instead. Legislation in Kansas draconian de crees respecting anti Sla very. Among the most remain Blu Acta of Iho Legisla Ture of Kansas which a Atill in session a Ono to punish of Enaes against Alave property. By this death is prescribed a the pen-1 Alty of All Active interference in reference to slavery but the following two Section strike in so daring a manner at the Freedom of opinion and the Liberty of Freo speech and of the press that we think it our duty to place them in full upon record for the execration of the country. My any person print write introduce into publish or circulate or Cau a to be brought into primed written published or circular lated or shall knowingly Aid or insist in bringing into printing publishing or circulating within this territory any Book paper fitc., containing statements doctrines &c., calculated to product a disaffection among the slaves of this territory he shall be punished by imprisonment at hard la Bor for not less than five years. If any person by speaking or writing As Sert or maintain that persons have not the the right to hold slaves in the territory or shall introduce into Kansas print publish write circulate or cause to to introduced into the territory written printed published or circulated in this territory any Book paper Magazine pamphlet or circular con Taining any denial of the Rich s of persons to hold slaves in this territory such per son shall be deemed guilty of felony and punished by imprisonment at haul labor for a term not less than two this is nothing More nor less than Mak ing a difference of opinion upon a co Lilu ional question a Penitentiary offence. It is right to state that on finally passing the act the House Camo to a resolve that it should not be traveller. And Yot judge Weill agrees in principle doubtless with All of this. And if Tho net could Havo been kept out of print he might Havo seen no objection to the " poli the Kansas missourians Are Only do ing what he would do in their place and therefore to must say nothing against it when will the reign of slave violence cease to draw after it Tho reign of Northern Folly 1 it Tho Man with a foreign Hoart who controls Tho Iriah Achcet published in Saco Charlca a with complicity with or. Jud son in Hia lecturing in this state. Had we any Agency in Tho matter Moat certainly we should willingly avow in but in no particular Aro to entitled to any credit of thin kind. Or. Judson lectures when and where lie chooses and upon such subjects As suits him. Ii he can Desmond Low enough to take the apologist for hum slavery and papacy who controls Ilia Democrat and castigate him As he deserves it is no Busi. Ness of ours. We have had nothing what Ever to do with or. Judson except that to have printed for pay some of his hand Bills and in repeat what we have before said " that to know nothing of his Char Acter we have Road in Tho papal sheets the accusations made against or. Judson but we have not been in the habit of look ing into them for truth and do nut consider their assertions As evidence nor shall to condemn any Man upon the lying word of Tho editors of these papers. Tho Man who told himself for a few Hundred dollars Worth of government advertising As did the editor of Tho Democrat is not Tho Man upon Whoso testimony Tho viciousness of others can be established. To Are re Seiring daily Uch encouraging Lotters As Tho following acc Civco from a Friend in Hancock county. Won aug. 12, 1855. L 0. Cowan. Dear sir How goes Tho Battle in old York tha wild cuts hero claim that they will elect Wella Sinatora in your county and make Large gains on Tho popular Voto from last year. I know that York a sup posed to to sunk More deeply in Tho Slough of democracy and rum than any other county in the state but i Hopo not sufficiently deep to elect wild cat senators. Please write me what you think about York As we feel anxious for your Succena. Thing look Woll politically in Hancock. I think to shall Giro Gor. Morrill As Large a majority As we did last year Ahall elect our Sinatora by 2000 majority and i so no reason to doubt but what to shall elect All of the representatives. We Challenge any county to do better for to Republican cause than that. Yours truly. We cannot find Timo to reply to All such letters exc option through our paper. And in answer to All to wish to state that Tho skies Are Bright in old York. The people of York will speak for Freedom and temper Ance to confidently believe in the result of the election. A writer who tigua himself York counter in Tho Kastern Argus Speaks As follows Cowan in his paper of the 3d, undertake to make tie Public believe that hit Friend Ned Sun line a stumping York county with out Tho Banc Isoo of the Morrill and know nothing party however that Toad be it a Well known that among the Moat Utomi Ninx and conspicuous at the meetings Orbun line Are the sheriff of the county and Loois 0. Cowan of the Biddeford Union. We do not know How conspicuous the sheriff of the county maj Hare made him. Elf at " the meetings of Bun line but so far As we Are concerned our conspicuous Ness amounts to having heard him some half an hour when he lectured in Central Hall and hearing him castigate the editor of the Democrat n few Momenta when he spoke in our i tree. " York county probably lies about be sheriff As we know he does about As. _ by tit Irish Democrat Tay know tooth Ingam inculcate deception and lying. Now or. Hanscom Tobold not judge All by his " lying Morrw Pondenis who Wera ticked out of the order for " deception and Yin Gand who Are now lying Mer Abera f the Doco tire ram and Honker party hat la trying to keep Ita Rotten Carcara from i political grate by 11 deception and letter from Hon. Kenneth Bayner. Aluir Jamett Campbell of Penn syhania a leading Catholic came to compos ont of pm Dot Pierce t Cabinet. No Little astonishment was created at the Limo at the appointment of James Camp. My of Pennsylvania to & place in the cab inet at Washington by president Pierce. The following letter from Hon. Kenneth Rayner of North Carolina explains the whole matter and reveals the fact that a corrupt bargain waa entered into Between Pierce and the Pope at Rome that he waa to have the Catholic vote of this country provided to should give the Catholic Church a seat in his Cabinet in the person of whom Ever Bis Ponti Loial highness should Nomi Nate. It seems by this letter that or. Bar Renger our minister to Spain was distinctly informed at Madrid that or. Campbell was appointed Long before any notice of the construction of the Cabinet was known in this country. Let americans read and judge if attempts to count act dangers from foreign influence in this country have been made any Loo soon. Pope Dom and slavery Dorn have fastened their poisonous Fanga upon our free american institutions and nothing but n United and determined Effort can save them from them utter destruction. American Seti incl. Raleigh n. C thursday july 19, 1855. J or Pear sir i have received Youra of the 16th inst., in which you refer to the denial by the Union newspaper of the truth of the statement first spoken of by me in my speech it Washington afterwards by Vou in your oration of the fourth of Hon. Daniel m. Barringer our late minister to Spain. Jar. Earring or first mentioned mis Mauer to me last Winter in Kaleigh Ami i have Ince taken occasion to allude to it several times in delivering popular addresses. About four weeks since on my i turn from Philadelphia i met or. Ija ringer in Balti More and in the course of conversation with him i mentioned the act that i had taken occasion to speak publicly of what he had said Lomo about the i Ope s Nuncio it Madrid having stated to me before he or. A had heard and before the news of the same had reached Madrid of the formation of or. Pierce s Cabinet to wit that or. Campbell of Pennsylvania a member of the roman Catholic Church was to be one of Picece a Cabinet. This Waas i had received the statement from or. B. In the first instance and it was thus that i had spoken of it. I asked or. I. If i Hail represented him correctly far that i should probably speak of it again and i wih a to to sure that i might give the statement correctly. Or. H. Replied that i had stated thu matter correctly and then went on to relate Tho occasion and incidents of this remark to him by the Pope s Nuncio. A few Days since i received a letter from or. Barringer dated " Niagara Falls july 6, 1855," in which alluding to the fact that he had lately seen published a synopsis of my speech in Washington in which i was reported As having mentioned the matter in terms somewhat variant from those in which he stated it to the. And then he or. A goes on to reiterate what to had twice be Foro stated to me. I now will quote to Yon verbatim the language no l by Litin in an extract from this letter just received to wit " before i had any authentic and certain now of the formation of the Cabinet and till while it in a subject of conjecture at the court of Madrid he thu Pope Nuncio told me that judge Campbell of Pennsyl Vania waft appointed and that to Wax a Catholic which was the first intimation i had either of his appointment or his Relig this is the statement a i had Given it when alluding to it in Public although it might have been slightly varied in news paper reports and this 1 think establishes a charge Long Sinco made and believed by thousands that there was an to Call it no worse name that the roman Catholic vote should be Given to or. Pierce and that he in his turn should give to that Church a seat in his Cabinet As Well As Many other High positions. You Are at Liberty to make any to you please of this letter in vindication of your self against the charges of falsehood in the Union newspaper inasmuch As you based your statements on my authority. Yours very truly k. Rate cd. Death of Hon. Abbott Lawrence. To regret to l o compelled to announce the demise of the Hon. Vannorr la wreck who expired after a Ion and painful Illner at his residence in Park is Root in this City at n few minutes after 11 o clock on Vuturo Day Forenoon. This melancholy event has been for Soto Lime anticipated and the Public Desiro which has been continually manifested for or. Lawrence s recovery has Fullr demonstrated Tho High estimation in which he was held by his fellow citizens Flis death does not leave n Pap in Tho com Merciol world alone. Thuro indeed his integrity sagacity and Success made him Man of to Nark but his systematic Bonco Lenco his princely Benela Lions to Tho Mausn of science his file lit a to Tho interests of the Stato and of Tho nation won Lor Hin a reputation in other Tsan Cuba Murrial circles. To wus not Tho Lea to remarkable of a very remarkable family nil but one of which Aro now gathered to their fathers. What Large influences these men have exorcised How much Massachusetts is ind Obod to Thorn for Hor signal Prosperity How Many of her great mercantile interests Wero created by their Energy it is not necessary for i to re count. They leave behind them Tho noblest of monuments two flourishing cities Ono of which bears their name and both of which sprang almost at onco into miraculous Prosperity by Tho magic of their sagacity and forethought air. Adou Lawrence i Orn id Uro ton mu., in december 1792. I Educa Tion was the pfc of the common school in that tillage and i whose wealth has since Cre ated the most excellent school of science in the country Hod in his own youth Nono of those advantages which Are now so liberally afforded to the Young. To Cate to Boston in 1808, and a first engaged in connection with his Brothers in importations which were subsequently Given up for the important manufactories at Lowell. Or. Lawrence s Success in business is Well known and to leaves behind him a great estate entirely to believe Tho result of his own prudence and ability. How he Man aged his immense affairs is known to All the world. Most unfortunately very few men achieve a grand Success like Bis without some spots upon the character which no splendor of Fortune can efface but or. Lawrence was As Freo As any Man Ever was from the sordid rices of pecuniary Roeper Ity. He was not merely honest within the letter of the Law but open handed and lib eral with kind words and Kinder acts of sati since for All who needed them. Thero was not a Trace of avarice or greed in his Nestura if be acquired great sums he used them worthily and lived and moved among As a genial honorable Chris Tian gentleman and merchant. Id Early me air. I Lawrence we United in marriage with Katharine Bigelow eldest Diug Ter of to Lato Tinothy Bigelow k�q., and the Anion proved eminently a Happy one. Or. Lawrence Haa been to the Hua band Ahe is now called to foam one of the beat of wire encouraging and cheering him in All the duties of life and carefully and rearing a Large family. Her Good Ami wide counsel Ever received from her hat band their merited attention. In Publio life occupied ave Oral Impo runt poet Iowa. Tie waa a Mem Ber of the Una a of in the a Lith and xxx eth con grasses and proved him self in All Mancial and commercial Boatne a one of the bleat men of that body. In 1m3 he waa appointed one of the com Mit Tonert for the settlement of the North extern Boundary question. In 1840 he iras appointed the minister of the United states al the court of St. Jamee. No Amer can Diplomatist Haa Ever won in that loan try Rock warm and Aube until popularity. Something in Hie character or manner proved a ratable to English Loci Etc of Ull Claaska Tod Whan he via itch Ireland be a literally overwhelmed by client Iona. It a Ondara Tood that while in that kingdom a made of pious and important note of tha condition of the country which were duly Liani knitted to Waahid ton but have never been printed by the government. He proved hint air quite equal to lha hone ""1 Able discharge of the Ditlea of place and fully a stained the cd Foter which Hia immediate Pride Cleaora bad 1 cured Tor the american allot 20ih inst the attention of our Reader and especially those of them who have heard of the cry which the slavery and rum Hun Kara Ara making about Bills for the Grant of land to academies which failed to and a Pai aage lat Winter a called to Thaap Pended article. The poor souls Are afraid that Billa which were Defeated last Winter will to passed the next the article a from the Kennebec journal. Academy Grants land plundering. Ever since the adjournment of the last legislature the rum and Nebraska paper Lingo kept up auth a Kovl. It can be called nothing else about land plundering and " appropriation to sectarian institution that we really fear Manv honest people Hare been cheated into a Belg of in some of their charge and they begin to indulge apprehension that another Republican Legisla Ture will Atrip the state of every acre of land it possesses. In reply to All such mis representations of an unscrupulous press it ought to be and is sufficient to Sar that the last legislature did not appropriate a single acre of puh Lic land for any purpose what Ever. It is True Bills Wero introduced both in Senate and House which in passed would have Given to co ruin Dearring literary institutions a specified amount of land. But the Bill was not passed. Tho legislature after a full discussion of the whole subject and a careful investigation into Tho Condi Tion of Tho state Treasury determined that it to not a proper time to make the Grant naked for and consequently they refused to Sanction the Bills. Now it will be Reinem tiered that the republicans had a very urge is purity in Tho legislature and that they were perfectly Able As a party to carry any measure they chose to favor. As they did not chose to vote away a single Sere of Tho state s Domain How baseless and Falso is the Chargo of land plundering which the opposition press continue to Bellow Forth. Rut if All Tho Bills which were introduced had been passed there should be no com plaint made by those who Are now so loud in their reproaches. If the Republican legislature of 1855, had teen fit to give n por Tion of Tho state s land to worthy and de serving academics they would have done no More than was contemplated by the Constitution of Maine and do More than has Boon Dun by Tho democracy at various times while that party had Tho undisputed control of the state. Not to go any farther Lack than to the year 48, 49, 50, and 52, year in which they demo Arntie party had an unquestioned majority in both branches we find by reference to Tho legislative pro feedings of those year that Tho following Grants were Mado to academies. In 184h. To k. Corinth ac1., 1-2 Towi Ulp Appam jul 14 to Lincoln ill Fth school 1 2 town hip " la 1kb. To Llu Fitu acl., 1-j tue Nitle sir j auf. Try Morton " " � � t to 8ommt ii to sum Lub m m i Tornton. � � j in 1890. To pry Harj acj., 1-2 Towru hip to ppm a. It i to Vannot Iftoni " " � to aim " m my to " to cuu � to is. Piinuu m " a to Mitny troll 400 in Money " m 34 to of our i " 1-2 Lon help " " a to Llam Piltti. M " h in 1851. No Grant Wro made it we the Short Ilsoo week session in which no general business was transacted. In 1852. I Jennon Academy received $1000 in Money. The Neil year 1853, the old democracy lost the control of the legislature the 1 whigs and temp Crenco Democrat obtain ing and holding Tho balance of Power. Now Mark the result. Since that Tim not a tin git acre of v Telic Hind has been total Mcay while during the last four years of Ascendancy of the old line democrats. Fifteen half townships of land and fourteen Hundred Dollart in Money Scro Froly Given to academies which they now Dan ounce As sectarian and unworthy of any Public Bounty or Patron go. This is the desperate straight to which our opponents Are driven. Falsehood misrepresentation and calumny Are their Only weapons and they use them a sparingly and without even the modicum of discretion which Ordi Nuril characterizes rogues. They push ahead with their charge without taking the precaution to look Back and they find in Tho end that if Oliero to any truth in their allegations they have Only Criminate them Velva. Knit Ltd journal. I sick Democrat. To understand that 1 officer Menon who is an excellent hand i in Ca Cosof sickness was called to attend to the wants of two kick democrats said to be members of the Biddeford association who had taken an Over dose of Hunker democratic Medicine on saturday evening. Or. Kinerson found them perfectly or satiate on Mother Earth near the coveted Bridge terrible sick so much so As to be i Sensi ble and he kindly took them to the City Hospital and Oil monday to took them be fore his Honor judge Bourne who decreed j they should be sent to Alfred to Ruil Catt for thirty Doya and pay a line of ten dollars each fur their unfortunate use of the Dent 1 Oratio Panacea. Somo of their friends t. K. Lane and Luther Bryant being of an opinion that it would be Well to postpone the journey to Alfred a Short Lim demur Ted to the decision of judge Bourne and recognized in the sum of two Hundred Dol Lari for their appear Anoo to court hereafter. How staum Waldo while the Mot cheering new have been reaching us from All part of Iho state of the on coming triumphs to the Republican Esulto in the approaching election we Hue been car Lully taking note relating to the standing of Par. Tiea in this country and we say now confidently too a friends abroad that Waldo is sin set her Down Lor one thousand majority for Anson p. Morrill on the second monday of september the friends of Freedom and Temperance Are uni Ted to Man on these great principles and will work till the Day of election Lor the Suc Cess of the Republican candidates. They Are bound to bold their own in every town in the country and in Many to make Large aft. A Pbyk diction. Anson p. Morrill will be elected governor of this state by the popu Lar Rote at the neat election obtaining a majority of Orer fits Toboc said. A Kotob. In both bran abcs of the legislature next Winter there will be i majority of republicans. Aso Tabeb. The rom and slavery democracy in to county of York will be beaten on the until of september. Steamer Halifax. Capt. B. King in taking crowds Down to the Pool with i Steamer. Everybody is satisfied with the boat and in officers. By Tristam oilman has removed Hie Stock to the earner store in the peering Block factory Island. See advertisement

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