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Biddeford Union and Eastern Journal (Newspaper) - November 3, 1854, Biddeford, MaineDozen Ami the record of commit menu to the county jail a rapidly lessening. But this a not All out retail Temperance groceries find their business largely on the increase since the Law came into operation and Are now receiving weekly pay mention accounts before com dated Worth less to fisc the paper on which they were entered we were informed by a store keeper a few Days since that men were now trading with him who had owed him two years h a ving become intemperate and Lull him Foi other places where rum could be procured in Cou Nexion with groceries if indeed the a Money held out to buy the latter after get ing a Supply of Tho former who since the Ziril of August had returned to his store paying promptly for what they got and also making weekly payments in liquidation of la Weir old accounts and that his Trade had increased almost one half during the past two Mouths. Here is the deference Between rum Rule and prohibition and Here the difference Between men when sober and when under the influence of intoxication. We have asked others in the retail dry Groccia , and we do not know of an exception lie to the reply has not been a Trade is belter than it fuits the Law the secret is easily told men now spend their Money to Supply the wants of their families whereas before if they had any it went into the till of the liquor shop. An was asked a few Days ago what had become of his customers quite a number of whom might be found hanging about the shop. His reply was a d a a Mem i suppose they be gone to the expression rough and heartless As it was contained much of truth a a gone to work 11 and Why ? the carcass is removed the article that called them to hover around his grocery and there to spend their time to he neglect of All else a under the ban of an Iron Law and not being Able to procure it they tied no Occa Sion to Laze Awny the hours of either Day or night in the neglect of their termites at his shop or to longer bestow their patronage upon the one who taking advantage of their weakness has done so much to debase and destroy them hard Timet. Keeping account Seldom has it happened that there has been so general an Advance of prices for the necessaries of life an we have of late been suffering. Hard Tima whose Shadow is never off the Hearth of the poor now Darken the Halls of those who have been accounted Rich Kaiui subdue he usual Gay lights that illuminate their parlor. Not that there is yet much positive suffering among us but there certainly is a marvellous a Stringency Quot with Many who have not often Felt any constraint upon their expenditures. Wages were Good Throat go the summer and business was plenty he Thrifty Are pretty Well provided for but the Thrift less and they though a minority Are very respectable for numbers lean too Ieav ily tor Comfort on the Hope that the abundant crops and plentiful hat vests will tame prices essentially and nullify the rough ways of the times it Inion sub journal. Friday morning nov. 2, �?T54. The if ext elections. Elections Lor members of Congress and state officers Are to be held on tuesday next the states of new York new Jersey Illinois Michigan and Wisconsin and on the monday following in Massachusetts. In Ull of these states to litre is More or Lees confusion growing out of the Temperance slavery and utter questions. Illinois seems to to the great Battle ground of the contending armies. Douglas has exerted him a Elf to the utmost to prevent the people of his state from passing judgment against his Nebraska swindle and the state has been thoroughly canvassed by himself his friends and by others in opposition to the Nebraska Bill und for the Republican movement. La a a too has been in the fluid exerting his influence to beat Back Tho triumphant March of the people a and to retrieve the ground which has been lost by the administration by elections in other states. In the states of Illinois Michigan and Wisconsin the opposition to Tho administration scorns to be concent Ruthd As it was in Ohio and Indiana and we Hare Good Rea a on to believe that Tho Republican More Orient will be successful or if not entirely so that the administration will re Celivo merited rebukes in the election of members of Congress. In Massachusetts and new York Tho Temperance As will As the Nebraska question absorb the attention of Tho voters and this together with the old organizations has led to a multiplicity of tickets and Divi a ions even among those who in the main agree which May result badly and in addition to this the know nothings it is said Aro in the Geld with their lists of nominations. We fear there has been some want now let the Young Man who has work enough to a and is paid for it remember that it is not what he earns but what he spends that settles his accounts at the end of the year. him be assured that respectable wage ought to support Biro anti unless there Aje extraordinary weights for him to Carr it a a of debt or a Large family a be ought from Thorn to Lay of something against hard times that the curtained future May conceal. Hit is hard for him now with perfect health and a Small family and enjoying Tho fullness of Energy to Lay up any thing How much tougher will it by to make a saving when the natural Force is abated and Little ones clinging to his Arm hinder his full stroke and pains and aches porno and Settle in All Hia joints their is much indeed to hinder his Tav iii something bes it Tes the size of the Bills to be paid for potatoes and beef House rent and necessary clothing. There is Pride and the lust of admiration and a silly Hope of of practical sagacity in the action of some of Tho opponents of the administration in these states a Short sighted Ness which May affect unfavourably some of the congressional elections and perhaps prejudice Tho cause of Temperance also. In new York Thero arc fire candidates for governor. We sincerely Hope of at Clark who is supported by Tho Ami Nebraska men and Temperance men will be elected. His defeat and the election of Seymour who will receive All of the anti Temporo Neo strength would to a Causo of much regret. There is Little or no danger that any Nebraska Raon will be elected to Congress from Massachusetts a but the confusion which exists with Rose act to state Matt Cyl May Load to forgo unfortunate results. There Ore three candid pcs for governor in Tho Field was Burns whig Wilson free soil and Gardner know nothing. The result will probably lie to Choice. Who will to ultimately successful it is impossible to predict. A interesting document. The Boston papers of wednesday contain Tho following interesting loiter which of Pinina itself. Or. Gardner who is raid to be the know nothing candidate for governor of Massachusetts has been no Cusco of being t rum Man and a pro slavery Hunker whig Llis letter is an indignant Daniul of these charges and shows him Tabo on to of iwo of 1 1 i i a a i Al Narv Anil my to Vera Ore hitter enemies to his Prosperity than i River hunger or nakedness. Let every Young Man overhaul i expenses and Eick out from what Are absolutely outside of is control those which he can choke Down mid especially those which his belter judgement condemns. Not one knows How much he might save nor indeed How or Nch he spends for things that he would himself pronounce useless until he Cornea to note item by item. The habit of keeping exact accounts i a great Block of foolish expenses. Though no Effort is made to contract the change Willsh Lesa easily through the fingers if it is on the next morning to be noted and if next sat Utley the memorandum is sure to be reviewed. Toe daily account Book is the great an Talon a to hard time and the habit of keeping it is not Worth less than an additional Dollar per week to the salary. Try it Young bachelors and new Hou a keep ctr and if you do not Lind it so doubt the wis Dorn of the old folks and of those who think they . To Etc Frank out homicide. Or. Thayer indicted fur causing the death of Leason at Frankfort on the 4th of july last been found guilty at Belfast of assault and Battery Only the jury believing that with deceased death was caused by weakness induced by liquor and drugs. It will to recollected that Tea a on former husband of mrs. Thayer was Traves tying the port of n physician in party of fourth of july Maque raders Neper ated from his party came to thayers House and was holding communication with his children when the Poctor struck him or pulled him from his soon after to died but Leason had been dissipated to the last Dearee for a Long time Hozore his death. He Hau drank much liquor such As is sold it had used up the stamina of his system and the jury found the murder Long Anterior to or. Thayers assault murder was sold to him by the Glass. Some time since a coroners inquest was held of a Oun firmed inebriated found dead in this City. We learn from the physician into whose hands his remains fell that his fibs at the time of his death was so Brittle that they would snap in the fingers like a a Ripe Stem. The fall even from a chair n the physicians opinion might have poet him his life to such Straits had Strong drink to juiced his a Feu by a a a a . Tho new ship Pepperell built by e. A e. Perkins of Biddeford sailed from Halo River last thursday for new Orleans. Copt. Tristan Jordan of South Berwick master and part owner Henry b. of mate. This ship is about too tons Burden and of very Fine Model for freighting is butt and by life bolted and in a very Way a Superior vessel. She is owned by a company of individuals in Saco and bid Deford. Among her Crew Are George Perkins Daniel Murphy seamen and George waterhouse Carpenter of Biddy font Geo. Cate Steward and it Rede Rick Jordan too a son of South Irwick and Charles s. Twomsley Seaman of a Scot Democrat. Bed ctr on Coal. To we Kinton St thinks Thero is Little doubt a a end of the second of to coming a Cion of Goaga the it taty on Cool will be repealed so that this important article will be Admi cd free into oar pors Public men of All parties seem to be in fever of such a measure at web Linton slavery and rum. To were apprehensive that the know nothings of Massachusetts had made a Blunder in nominating him but or. letter puts a different aspect upon the matter. This and another which to has written to the state Temporo Neo committee which is said to to satisfactory shows clearly that neither Tho friends of Temperance or the friends of Freedom will Hyvo Causo for complaint should to be elected governor of Massack scots. The Nevico which to says to gave to the loaders of the whig party a a to Call a convention of the opponents of Tho Nebraska Bill to nominate fusion candidates for state officers us Yrus done in Ohio �o.,&Quot indicates that to is a Man o sense and not so obstinately wedded to party As to let a willing to endanger the Success of principles by a dogged adherence to Cid party organizations. Letter from Henry j. Gardner esq., to Hon. Charles Allen. Boston oct. 30, �?T54 icon. Charles Allen a sir a on my return Home after Somo Days absence i Havo been shown a copy of the Boston daily advertiser of Friday last containing an extract from the Worcester spy purporting to to a sketch of a speech recently made by you. I am further informed that you applied Tho remarks to me by name. The extract is As follows a a a what has been the result thus far i they Hare met in convention in Boston and nominated a Man As the representative of their principles who was one of the first subscribers to the fund to establish the chronicle started with the avowed purpose of repealing the Maine Law. Ana then a to his worthiness on the subject of so Ivory a his life is covered All Over with the badges of the slaveholder. I am credibly informed that to was one of the marshal s body guard when a Man like ourselves was kidnapped in Boston and carried through the streets to be consigned to endless slavery until heaven in its mercy shall effect his liberation through the portals of the grave lie has vindicated by speech and vote the fugitive stave Law and gone As far As any Man in this Commonwealth in support of Tho com promo scan i had supposed from your High reputation for integrity and probity you would not willingly have Mode ate Meinente concerning Sny Man based Only on Mere electioneering gossip and 1 am fully assured you will promptly and cheerfully Gire of extensive publicity to the denial of the charges As to their original assertion. To tit first statement i reply i never subscribed a Dollar to the fund to establish the Boston Bro Siclo. I was never asked to subscribe. I never Lunew there was such a subscription or such a fund. I do not know by sight and was never introduced to s single person tonne noted with that paper,1 either we a we a the \ self ii could not be More groundless than it is against me. The Power of language does not permit me to of picks the utter loathing i Hare for the conduct attributed fur in niger a uld i be the poor quivering wretch on the Rood again to the agony i bondage than a Volunteer guard to Aid in his return. He who invented the charge grossly land red me they who repeat or believe it do not know to. It is not True that i oui or have Ever been in favor of the fugitive slave Bill. I never voted for a Man who favored it know ing such to be his views and i must very much Chungo before i Ever do. I never by word act or vote favored its passage and i am in advocate of it essential modification or in lieu thereof its unconditional repeal. Returning from Canada last june 1 read in Tho oars that there was a petition for its repeal at the Exchange news room and on my arrival it Eforo even going to my Planco of business. I hastened to Tho exe Hau of and signed Tho petition. To Iho general assertion that my Quot life is covered All Over with Tho Budges of Tho slaveholder Quot i can Only interpose s general denial. You ivc been very much misled in your estimate of my character. Were it not a Little egotistical i might by my heart beat us earnestly for to right of Tho North and my determinations no As steadfast to pm it so Tho aggressions of the South of yours or your informants. Rut i am not Content with a general denial. I ask that Tho particular Leo Given Point to the place the Timo und Tho act a Stato the words Tho votes or the deeds Whereon this charge is based. And if those on a Whoso authority you Malte it. Cannot furnish them i ask you in common fairness to recall this statement so untrue so unjust. To the charge of being n a a pro slavery Man Quot und an a a old Hunker Quot i state a sin Glt fuel i was not elected by the whig convention a member of the state Central committee of that party but several vacancies having occurred i was verbally invited by its Secretary to attend a meeting held soon after the in Sago of the Nebraska Rill. I was present and offered a Resolution which i sustained in n speech to the effect that the whig organizations would Call a convention of the opponents of the Nebraska Bill without distinction of party to Nomi nato fusion candidates for state officers us was Dono in Ohio Vermont Michigan and other Stales. This Resolution was How Vor lost and its defeat was Ono of a series of events which placed in Tho political position i this Day occupy. I hooded Tho petition for Tho Uso of fun icel Hull for Tho great anti Nebraska meet ing in february last. 1 procured Tho officers and speakers. I called Tho meeting to order and Raudo the opening address and i think though i have not Tho record by to was one of its Vico presidents. Tho petition is in the City archives Tho Thor facts in Tho journals of Tho Day a and yet i am now charged with being a Nebraska in in in conclusion 1 would mid it is foreign to my wishes to write this or Uny personal letter. Rut to permit Elioso assertions to pass in contradicted would to construed where i am not known into a confession of their truth. I am warranted in saying had i the Honor of your acquaintance As i have of Many of your distinguished political friends you would never Honvo Given currency to these unfounded rumours. My Lile and conversation would have stamped their utter untruth to your satisfaction. I cannot anti Wernell Tho Falso rumours that May be originated hereafter. Lot the utter falsity of to Rase show my Felks citizens How Little Reli Arlie can be placed on others Fruci similar sources and for similar ends. I nut proud to know the people of our glorious Commonwealth Uro too intelligent and too chivalric to now any Man however Humble to to injured by slanders As base and unfounded As these. Such false assertions like the dragons Teeth that wore sown of old at Tho proper Timo will Spring up As armed Mer. To defend the a tact and column rated from Tho assaults not so much of his foes As of the enemies of those american principles which you in your Worcester speech have connected with by name. With great respect i Hugo the Honor to to ii nov j. Gardner. The dead russian soldiers their Drens a round Bhot seemed principally concerned the Contente of their Knapsacks to kor for in Osa of Hilt g0litsnuff Box. This i tenacity of life their Dis nist of the Bol a eve has since been restored to allies appearance of the prisoners the Menfo a they were badly handled and Prince mans Chikoff lost his presence of Fiad no general in direct them. Menchl mind. Coff Lom he head in a figurative from to Corr Pone act of London Tim. Ott. 31. The officer displayed great iral Lantry. And hot Hisor Alha. Sept 21. The Mien Foucht witha dogged murage it was a terrible and sickening sight to go of the russian infantry bul Over the Battle Field. Till deprived of my hey were utterly deficient in Elan Ami dash horse by a Chance shot i Rode about to a i in it not quite sure the names 1 sent you certain As far As possible the to of our per last list of the generals commanding friends und in doing so i was often brought was Correct but i believe it to be so now. To u stand still by the difficulty of Selling our to is 2,300 and 1,400. The enemy through the piles of a founded russians have lost upwards of g,000. Had we bad mingled two often with out own poor sol hut a Little brigade of cavalry More we Diers. The Hills of Greenwich Park in fair might have converted Tho Retreat into an time Are not More densely Cov Rod with he utter rout and taken some 5000 prisoners Codett Titika surer. The votes Given for county to usurer were counted by the co. last week and Isaac 1. Yea ton amp a declared elected and inducted into office. By the dug Ercan warfare is carried on with great spirit in our place. Tho placard boards Are covered with Tho bulletins of Tho respective Belig Crants in which it is stated that Good shots arc made at 20 cents. Me Kenney in Tho Central Block rooms to be Neutral in the controversy. Probably to is too much occupied to Tako a part. Foj Tho a a Angel Gabriel a blew his born in our place wednesday. Iio was hero i few weeks ago and in ado Quito a sensation Iio talked a Short time in Tho open space above Tho Post office but did not get Tonolli or a Large company lie left for Tho City of Portland in to noon train. A a a Tho work on Tho new Mill is progressing in pimply. Should the weather continue Fine a few Days longer Tho bricklayers would finish their work. They Aro now at work on the fourth and fifth stories. Tho area of the flooring six floors in All in the Mill is Over Throe acres. Of proprietor editor or publisher. Assertion that 1 was Ono of the body guard of Sims or any other fugitive on by return to slavery i pronounce false As a whole and false in All its parts false in its tag Grcar to and false in every detail. It has no Shadow of basis of any sort kind or de a tvs. And its originator whoever to was coined the libel oat of pure unadulterated Laue Bood. W Ere the same charge Mads against your to messes. Damo amp co., of Saco have a Largo assortment of furs for ladies Wear and Bof Lulo Robes in addition to their Stock of hats and cans. Persons in want of such goods May learn Furt Bej particulars by consulting their advertisement in this pay. It s. L. Goodale esq., of Saco was elected a member of Tho Board of agriculture by the York county agricultural society at their recent cattle show fair a and William g. Clark Esq of a in Vertille member of Tho Board by Tho Pisca Taquis Agri cultural society. The attention of our citizens is i reded to Tho notice of a festival to to Given in Central Liall by the Udics of Tho Baptist society inserted in this paper. We Trust that Tho festival will be Well attended. P. K. Ross $ co. Aro touching up the understand Page of All Young and old quite extensively their suck of boots shoes amp and Sueh articles a Large and a Gooij Ono to Soled fro a. Or a Cux snut trek. A at Ibe recent fair or John s. Murch of Dayton presented a Branch of fruit from a Chestnut treo Pla Tod in 1820. The treo new Girte four feet one loot from to ground. Cues outs Tro rare a this Region but it would appear from this Experiment that they grow Well in . Man being then Wero the Heights of Alma with dead no dying. On these bloody Mounds fell 296 English officer Ami men and upwards of 3,000 it Piatia while their Western extremity was covered with the bodies of 1,400 Gallant frenchmen Ami of Moro than 3,000 of their foes. When lord Raglan and his staff Ami the Duke of Cambridge Rode round to the top of the Hill the troops cheered them with thrilling effects a shout of Victory which never can be forgotten the enemy who were Fly Itig in to distance might almost have heard its echoes As it rolled along among the Hills. Our men had indeed done their work Well for the action which commenced at 1 25 on our part was Over about 4 p. M. In fact the not Al close continuous fighting did not inst two hours. The russian regiment engaged Ngn inst us judging from the numbers on the Caps and buttons the dead Ami wounded Wei the 11th, 12th, kith 17th, l8lh, 31st, 32d, 33d, and me of the Imperial guard. The russian regiment consists of four battalions and each battalion May be said to be 650 Strong. Several of Tho Rog Imants 32d and 16lh, for example wore a Black leather helmet handsomely mounted with brass Ami my a brass Cone on the ton with a Hule for Tho reception of a tuft Feather or plume others wore simply a White Linon foraging Cap. They Wero All dressed in Long drab Coats with brass buttons bearing Tho number of the regiment these Coats fitted loosely were gathered in at the Back by a strap and Button descend to the angles and seemed Stout and comfortable garments though the cloth was course Blu stuff were thrust inside a pair of Wellington boots open at Tho top to admit of their being comfortably tucked Down Tho boots were Stout Well made and Servic Ablo. Their Knapsacks astonish our soldiers. On opening them each was found to contain the dress uniform Coatee of the Man Blue or Green with White facings and slashes like of r own a pair of clean drawers a clean shirt a pair of clean sock a pair of Stout mits a Case containing n Good pair of scissors marked a a Sapin a an excellent Pon knife with one Lutge Blade of russian manufacture a Ball of twine Roll of leather Wax thread Needles pins a hair Brush and comb a Small looking Glass razor strop and soap shoe brushes and blacking. The general remark of our men was that the russians were very a clean Solidor Quot and certainly the men on the Field had White fair skins to justify the expression. Eich Man had a loaf of dark Brown bread of n sour taste and disagreeable odor in Tho Knapsack and a Linen Roll containing a Quantity of Brown coarse stuff broken up into lumps and Large grains which is crushed biscuit or hard granulated Broad with Oil. This to were told by the prisoners was the sole food of Tho Mon they eat Tho Bra i with onions and Oil the powder is �?oreserve1 ration and if they March they May be for Days without food and remain hungry till they can get fresh loves and Moro bread it is perfectly astounding to think they can keep together on such diet and yet Thoy Are Strong muscular men our gun. The surgeons remarked that their tenacity of life was very remarkable. Many of them lived with wounds calculated to destroy two or three Ordinary men i saw one of the 32d regiment on the Field just Altor the fight. He was Spiot right through the head am the brain protruded Largo masses at the Back of the head and from the front of the Skull i saw with my own eyes the Woun ded Man raise his hand wipe the horrible mass from his brow and proceed to 6trug Gle Down Tho Largo Hills towards the water Many of the russians were Shat in three or four places few of them had Only one wound. They scorned to Honvo n general idea that they would be murdered possibly they had been told no Quarter would be Given and several deplorable events took place in consequence. As our men were passing by two or three of them were shot or stubbed by men lying on the ground and the cry was raised that a a Tho wounded russians a Wero firing on our men Thero is a Story indeed that an officer was severely injured by n Man to whom he was in Tho very act of administering Succour As he Lay in agony on Tho Field to this As it May there was at Ono time a near Chance of a Tea score taking place but the men were soon soon controlled and confined themselves to Tho pillage which always takes place on a Field of Battle. One villian with a red coat on his Back i regret to say i saw go up to a wounded Russia who was rolling on the Oarth in Tho rear of the 7th regiment and before he could say a word he discharged his Rifle right through the poor creatures brains. Col. Yoa Rode at him to Cut him Down but Iho fellow excused himself by declaring Tho russian was going to shoot him. This was the single act of inhumanity i saw perpetrated by this Arm flashed with Victory Nad animated by angry passions although Tho wounded enemy had endangered their lives by acts of ferocious Folly. Many of the russians had Small crosses and chains round their necks. Several were found with korans in their Knapsacks a most of Tho officers have portraits of wives or mistresses of mothers or Sisters inside their Coats. The privates Woro Tho Little Money they possessed in purses fastened below their left knee and the men in their eager search after Mono often caused Tho wounded painful apprehensions that they about to destroy them. Last night All these poor wretches Lav in their agony nothing could be done o Nola them. The groans Tho yells Tho cries of despair and suffering were a Mournful commentary on the exultation of the victors and on the Joy which reigned along the his ouzo fires of our Mon. Of the russians one thing was remarkable. The prisoners Are generally coarse sullen and unintelligent looking death had ennobled those who fell for the a up a Mion of their faces was altogether different. The wounded might have in void those who have seemed to have passed away so peacefully. To soldiers Are All shaven cleanly on the Chin and Cheek Only the most acne is left and the hair is cropped As close to the head i possible. The latter is a very convenient Mode of wearing the hair in these parts of the world. The officers the of Superior rank excepted Are barely distinguishable from the men so far As uniform is concerned but the generals wore sashes and Gold epaulettes. The subaltern wore Mere a lace shoulder trap instead of the cloth of Poe of the prior Apps. Most of them spoke preach and the entreaties of the wounded to be taken along with us a Tho officers mired of Pho Hill were touching in the extreme. The poor Fellows had a notion that our men would murder them if the Eye of the officer was removed from them. An old Genera who sat smiling and guns and Standard of trophies of our Victory the Ira Ops bivouacked on the Field not far Fruto the scene of their Triumph. Treatment or tur wounded at Tuk Battles or the Alma. A letter Iron constantinople a is it is impossible for any one to see the melancholy Sig the of the lost Low Days without of ceilings or Surprise and indignation at Tho of on medical system. The Munner in which the sick and wounded have been treated is worthy Only of the Savages of Dahomey. The sufferings on Board the Vulcan were hand enough. Thoro Woro three Hundred inn nod and 170 cholera patients and these were attended Toby on surgeons. The so no is described As terrible. The wounded seized Tho surgeons by Tho skirts As they picked their Way through the heaps of dying and dead but Tho surgeons Shook them off. It Tuny was right that the officers should receive Tho Principio attention and Thov possibly required the almost undivided Lai it or of four then but Somo Ono Mut be in fault when Large bodies of wounded men Are put on Board a ship with no Uno to give them surgical Nisi Stonco or oven Supply their necessity requirement. Large numbers arrived at Scutari without having been touched by a surgeon since Thoy fell pierced by russian billets on Tho slopes of Alina. Their wounds Wero stiff and their strength exhausted As they were lifted out of Tho boats to to carried to Tho Hospital where fortunately surgical Aid my to obtained. Rut All other horrors sink into insignificance compared with Tho state of Tho a Furtunato passengers by the Colombo a this vessel left Tho Crimea on the morning of Tho 25th, wounded men were being placed inboard for two Days before she sailed and when she weighed Anchor she car cd the following numbers 27 wounded officers 422 wounded soldiers and 106 russian prisoners a in nil 553 souls. About half of Tho wounded had received surgical ass Stanco before Thoy wore put on Board. To Supply Tho wants of this mass of misery were four medical men Ono of whom was Tho surgeon of Tho ship a sufficiently employed in looking after Tho Crow who at this Pinuco and season Are Seldom free from sickness. Tho ship was literally covered with Tho prostrate so As to be almost unmanageable. Tho officers could not get below to find their sextants and the run was made at Hazard. The vessel was at sea 12 hours through this mischance. Tho worst cases cases Wero placed upon the upper Dock which in a Day or two became a muss of putrid Ity. Tho neglect cd gun shot wounds bred maggots which Cru wed in Ivory direction inserting the food of Tho unhappy beings on Bora. Tho putrid animal matter caused such a stench that the off Cora and Crew were nearly overcome and Tho Neptuin is now ill from Tho effects of the five Days misery. All the blankets to Tho number of 1500, Honvo been thrown overboard As useless. Thirty men died during their voyage. The surgeons worked hard is possible but could do Little among so Many and Many in unfortunate follow first Camo under a to Nodi ical Many hand on Ilia arrival at Scutari six Days after the Battlo. It is an ungracious task to find fault and to speak of the shortcomings of men who do their utmost hut an unfortunate neglect has of cured since Tho or rival of the Steamer. Forty six men have Beer. Left on in Ned for two Days when by Soto extra exertion they might have been safely placed in the Hospital. The vessel is quite putrid hut a in go number of men will to immediately employ cd to clean and fumigate her and thus avoid the danger of typhus which generally arises in such conditions. Two transports Woro towed by the Colombo and their Stato was nearly As bad. He had been robbed of his reason and his Money. Peter Mahon of Watertown was a few Days since committed to the jail of Jefferson co., on a charge of murdering his her Skull was broken her Foco horribly beaten to a Jelly and her Throat exhibited Marks of strangulation. Much says the Waterton reformer a a is the work of both Mahon and his wife were addicted to the use of Strong liquor. The following is related by Thurlow w. Browne a it to n recent number of the Cayuga chief a a while on Tho cars Tho other morning another illustration of Sheyni auriem Camo to my knowledge. A Bevy of Young bloods Wero on their Way to now York each flask in his pocket. They were eloquent for the Sanctity of private dwellings nalu ral rights and the Constitution. Otie of their number in the darkness of the ngut. Had walked off the platform of the cars and been ground to atom leaving Bis boy a child of some ten years of age to be sent Back an orphan. A strange that made a d fool of himself a was the careless comment of the dead Many a Drunken companion. When he lost his life he was no drunker than they. And so the few drams of rum property in the flask so constitutionally sacred in gov. Seyr Nenry a estimation hurled a human being under the crushing Iron and made another child an the wretched grog of More Enloe than life and All the interests depending thereon a David t. Pierce of Reni Orton Fauquier of co., vat recently shot his father with a it Tuny be expected and perhaps 1 double barrelled gun Woun Jing him in Tho rtt 1 in thigh because the latter had reproved him for drunkenness. He Euld not Brook such unconstitutional interference with his rights so vetoed Tho reproof and the reproved. A Man named Lane of very intemperate habits was found dead n few Days since in the Vicinity of Liberty in the same county and state. The Buzzards had nearly devoured him. A m a a a i a i a a a isms a have pasted without any report having reached England or this country of the catastrophe. The general Impre Aaion Baa been with All except one or two Arctic explorers that he had u Lington Channel and was to that he passed through Wei be sought for North of Grinnell Channel on the Frozen coast of North Cornwall or Atill further a try of Buffalo was sentenced on the 9th ult., to be Hung on the last Day of this month november for the brutal murder of his wife. Darry was an intemperate Man and in his Drunken ferocity literally beat her to death. As to reason. Richard Mctier Captain. It Lynnl must. Be Orfe ii. Ilu Gaon it la John in Ranf facts Tho Best commentary. The n. Y. Courier says a a of nil commentaries upon facts the most forcible Are facts a and gives the following array of facts which have recently occurred in new York City is the most forcible commentary upon the influence of Strong drink or the rum Trade a a a Robert m. Graham drunk plunges a Cane Blade into the body of Charles f. Lor ing for interfering with his Drunken conduct verdict manslaughter in the second degree a sentence suspended. Charles a Ger drunk killed John morn by smashing a Brandy bottle Over his Skull verdict manslaughter in the third degree and sentence. Three year imprisonment. Charles Graham drunk killed John Wilson because the latter could not give him Money verdict manslaughter in the third degree and sentence three years James Smith drunk killed James Davis by stabbing him with a Penknife verdict manslaughter in the second degree and sentence seven years William Fowks shot in Hilt town Porter House by Edward Bogan because he would not leave when ordered. No verdict agreed upon Somo of the jury remained unsatisfied that he fired the shot though no Reader of the report of the trial can have n reason to doubt upon the subject. Now we would not take upon ours Lve to affirm that in each and Evory one of these cases Tho crime come Iitto was murder with malice aforethought. Drunken Ronen Seldom a tented Tate. But it is both unjust and unsafe to allow such a fact to serve of a mitigation of the crime of shedding human blood. He who voluntarily a a puts an enemy in his Mouth to steal away his brains a most be held responsible for his insane acts it would be making Public Justice a mockery to use a crime against morals As a shield to extent for crime against Law. There is some reason to apprehend that our jury men Are committing this mistake if it m so the Public interests imperatively demand that it should be and Here Are a Lew More of the same startling foots copied from the prohibitionist for november which need no other commentary a a a two Young men named Jeremiah King and Gerry Post living in new York had a quarrel on the 3d of october a but on the a following appeared to be As Good friends As Ever. On the evening of that Day however King who had been drinking assaulted Post with a cheese knife fatally stabbing him in the Back and Abdomen. Post is dead and King is arrested and awaits his trial for the murder. Hurrah for the veto a Man named Brower a few Days since leaped from a widow of the fourth Story of Ibe Onondaga Temperance House at Syracuse. Struck the Iron railing in front of the House from that fell to the sidewalk and died in half an hour. He was suffering from mania a potty and had but recently been brought to the Onondaga House by bowing on a Bank with his leg broken by i his friends from the drinking ho1 Stan expedition or sir John Franklin. The expedition of sir John Franklin consisted of two vessels the Erebus and terror Tho former being manned by 70 men officers and Crew and the latter by 68. Total 138 men All told. Tho vessels Wero office red follows try non. Sir John Franklin Capulin. June fiut Mem comm. Graham oort. Hon. T. D. Uva conic \ la. Jaa. We. Fal Holme. It is morally certain that every Man of Tho Crew of the missing ships has perished and Tho report of or. Rno contains evidence but too Strong and convincing that death was fire coded by Groat hardship and intense suf ering. Tho report is so indefinite and in direct however that almost All the Cir Cut. Stances connected with their Fate must to left to conjecture. The new York journal of Commerce of fors the following plausible speculations of to the movements of sir John Franklin and his party a Tho period of this fearful tragedy is supposed to Nave been As Long ago As the Spring of 1850 and its locality near Tho Mouth of the Back less properly called the great fish River in int. 6o� 30�?�., and Between Long. 96 and 979. A Little North of these parallels the Bock River Niter flowing five Hundred Miles to a North Easterly direction from its source near Lake Aimer and Tho Eastern Javo Lako enlarges into a Hay from two Leo to fifteen Miles in Width which forms a Southern indentation to Tho Channel by which King Williams Jimd is encircled. This Channel empties through Domaso and Simpsons Strait into Victoria Strait and King William sea and connects in a nearly direct Northern line with pct sound Barrows Straits and Wellington Channel. At the onto Anceo this latter Channel on the Eastern Shore Are situated Capo Kiley and the Peninsula called Beechy Island whore it will to remember of the Grinnell ship Rescue and two shins under curtain Penny of Captain Austin s Squadron discovered simultaneously the last signs of sir John Franklin it was ascertained from inscriptions on the grave stones of four of his party who were buried on Beechy Island that he spent there the Winter of 1845, and probably More than half of 46. From that Limo no Rumor has been heard of concerning him until Tho telegraphic dispatches Wero received which we publish in this mornings paper announcing his woeful end. During this Long interval of five years before that melancholy event took place where was he and How was he occupied no reply can be Given to these one lion at present beyond More conjecture. We incline to believe that he did not succeed in penetrating a has Beon heretofore thought a in Tsotigh Wellington Channel into the sea beyond and it May possibly be supposed that his ships Wero carried Down regents Inlet by Tho Ioe and lost upon the North Eastern const of Boothia isthmus whence to could have passed Overland to the Point where he perished. We deem it by far More probable however that he attempted to sail As be has been counselled in the direction of Capo Walker was drifted with the ice Down Peel sound into King William sea and that his vessels were driven on Shore and destroyed in the narrow Straits Between King William land and Adelaide Peninsula or a few Miles further South in the Bay at the Entrance of Back River. James Bossy Strait is a Channel out of King William sea into which the ships could also possibly have been in trietly and from there a Long tedious journey would have brought the adventurers to the Mouth of the Back River but a close comparison of the despatches As received with the last admiralty charts will Lead the reflecting observer Loseo Many reasons for doubting whether such a destination would have Beon sought from that surmise that sir John Franklin we hemmed in by the ice beyond escape in Victoria Strait for a very Long period per Hap years before his ship Wero actually destroyed and that during this time hts provisions none and his ships lost he would thus have found himself separated nearly seven Hundred Miles from fort Churchill on Hobo no a Bay which is the nearest Point of a Oess for Succour from civilized men. He could rely on thu Esqui Maux neither for Sua tenancy nor for sledges by which to facile tale bit Progress southward. It is possible even that he had no Intercourse with those Savages at All. No resource was left but to Bear with patience the attacks of cold and hunger and to perish in that Frozen Wilder k7the Oxford Democrat condemns As does every Otic paper in to slate the Ella Worth outrage and Ibe spirit which prompted it and at the same time speak pointedly against the attempt being made by Home presses to make political capital out of it As will be seen from the following extract which a made from a recent editorial in that paper a a the attempt to make political Capitel out of transactions of this character and to regard a thing of this nature As an act justified or defended by any religious class of the Community is certainly too Small business for men of common that such an Stumpt is made is a fact too obvious to be overlooked. Their attempts arc made when men charge such actions to the protestants of the Community or to any social or political organization Nave a tendency to uphold such outrages a if they have by word or deed Given to them and do now in any Way countenance then we say let the i Grant displeasure of an insulted people be visited upon their doctrines principle and policy. But if neither the prot Stella nor any political organization approve of such conduct As they in fact do not. The base attempt to make them responsible for it should be viewed As the offspring of prejudice and hypocrisy. It a become quite fashionable of late to certain quarters to charge every such outrage As Tho one to which we have referred to the know nothing. Whether they Are built of them or not we do not r they Are to Hope they will receive their just Reward. No society or organza Ion whether political or religious Eon or ought to be tolerated in this country which upholds such outrages. It would seem however much More candid and charitable much More in accordance with True american policy As Well As religious toleration to View the principle of this organization in Tho Light in which their own published organs present them rather than in the Light of Assumption and prejudice. The Organ of that association says a a we do not oppose the Catholic religion but we oppose its followers because they attempt to incorporate it into the to Dira a rms nos of the country. We oppose it tooth and Nail not is a religion but As it is a a treacherous mine of political according to this there is no Effort on their part to wage War on the Catholic religion a on foreigners in general in their proper place or on the consciences of men but they firmly oppose the designs and efforts of a religious sect managed by foreigners when it attempts to Gaiu by intrigue or otherwise the Ascendancy in the policy and politics of the country. While therefore there a nothing in their principle arguments or declarations which can warrant these fashionable charges and innuendoes culminated against ail american association it is certainly to be honed that thu american people will not be frustrated in the Pursuit of any Good object or measure by clamor and political prejudice. Foreign news. New you oct. 30. The Collins steamship Pacific. Captain Nye from Liverpool 18th inst., Ai Rived hero tins Forenoon. There is absolutely no news from the sent of War the dispatches such a they Are being altogether conflicting. It is however authentic that up to the 9th nothing had been accomplished. The allies now number 90,000 men m the Crimea. They occupy a Strong position South of Sebastopol and Nave All choir Seigt apparatus landed. Man Tchikoff continues to hold Tho held North of Tho Sebastopol with 30,000 men expecting n reinforcement of 30,000 More. latest dates state that Gen. Can Rebert had ordered the russian outposts to be driven in on the 9th, and seige batteries erected. Ten thousand additional French troop Are to be shipped immediately for Marseilles to Tho Crimea. It is confirmed that the Bailie Fleet will return Home without further operations. Omar Pasha is preparing to operate on three Points the Rutn Dobra Cha and Tho sea. Rassla is amassing troops on the austrian Frontier. It is surmised that France and England arc at present organizing the re establish mint of the Independent kingdom of Poland. Jerome Bonaparte had been re naturalized As a Frenchman. Messes. Olivet Send Mchenry s affairs Luok More unfavourable. Messes. Perrins so Wright and five other firms in Dublin have failed and a panic prevails there which is considered Only temporary. Excitement in Worcester. Or. Butman of Boston who took part in carrying off Anthony Burns went to Worcester on saturday inst to summon out Nesses for Tho United slates court when he we Altac Kod by several coloured men and rather severely handled. A telegraphic despatch to Tho Boston journal Saya a number of coloured men Tell upon him and would undoubtedly have taken Ilia Lite but for the interference of Marlin Stowell Jos. A. Howland or. Hoar Rev. T. W. Higgerson and Stephen s. Foster nil abolitionists. Butman was hustled into a Carriage a com named by or. Higgerson and escaped with Hia life. Or. Higgerson a considerably Cut and bruised by misses thrown at the Carriage and Butman was pelted with Rotten egg Sud stones and was kicked and beaten almost to death. He promised never to visit Worcester again. The locality specified u that where the Lut of the Crew Ner Abed la so near the Kobble scene of the dister to their ships at their sufferings it May be hoped were famished food Fox some time to their com Quot we Ejbl. Nyx her Ujj t a. Not far from Franklin Lake or certainly a Zitreen the Lake with Ibe intrepid Navega my is bib k 66� Tohe and Hia associates met their death. A apol soft from the regions where he was supposed to have penetrated sufficiently explains Why to Many years the won Cesta Amia. The Boston Atlas after giving the account of the excitement at Worcester adds u we learn that or. Butman was sent to Worcester by the u. S. Authorities to summon witnesses Fot the United Stales court in regard to the Burn riots. Officer Butman arrived in this City Asi evening about 8 o clock having Ridden All the Way from Worcester in a p��?�1� car Acter. He waa to seriously injured by Tho rough handling of the mob that be May nol to a Biolo 1mm Bio Toora Lor Homo Ltd. He attributes his escape with his life entire a to the exertions of Mesera. Higgerson Hoar and others of those whose conduct in the Burns affair he went to Worcester Loaid in investigating. He was much injured by persons punching him with umbrellas at die depot. Of Quot the daily stage to Portland is now under Ibe care Olita former gentlemanly and attentive Driver or. C. G. Plummer and leave the Sago House every morning at 7 1-2 of clock. Emt Obial change. Or. James m. Fur Bur Baa retired from the great Falla journal nod the Peper will hereafter be conducted by h. K. Wentworth

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