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Bloomington Post (Newspaper) - May 18, 1838, Bloomington, Indiana In a no blk Vorm min Obib Ivov be Wom we wan Buma. Tol. 9.bl091iii1v�t0iv, Friday May 18, i8s8 no. 1�. Edited and published a a bit wits it Bym. Once on main Cross Street ass poo ii West or Mai. Hout a. Tkrm8. Two Ottara in ave new two lofty in Aix month and three the end of the rear. No off Ofili be until All arrearage Quot of Avi i Timm 1i���or Lem. Will be pub is three tree iut it by on doll ani36 cents for each audit Katf Wert Ion. All adv Niu to by marked with the number of will be inserted till forbid and charged accordingly. The Cash Niue invariably accompany advert is a a jct Ance or they will not receive fat pumping a in Reisia my taxation Tny in . Here 1 ought to pm Praise tied. All it Teri and a a do reeled to the editor must Ito free of postage. No variation whatever need be expected from these Tertis. Quot list of agents. The following gentlemen Are Regii offed and authorized to act As agents to receive subscriptions Job work Quot Dver Lising see. And receipt for Tiu Saicic. Thomas c. Johnson Spencer la. 11. 11. Tii Toor Mill Grove la. Samuel 11. Smith ?Reen,5ia. Gamaliel a Mili Sais . We. Ii kind Esi. Olu Mitis la. A in t. Kavjian Manin Burn la. D. A. Rawlings new Allany la. J. S. Irwin Louisville by. Ii or May Parkersburg Imonti Omery co. La. We. A Roii Kuts 1-> Naf Linville la. Or. I. I. Maxwki.r., Frink tort la. John Hatte ton i a Eric ill Itla. Tie ii a c. A fax is it i. La Aupiu Liui Iann. Purpose Oil head a Ruib and dist Rem on the people Allt tune since the first Nan Otheni said let us make Ai Mem of internal they still a i in to be yet drunk with Attiat in tidal Tolly to Call men political drunkards is another very want saying but a very Tnie one every patriotic Citi Asen and Noble Inin ded statesman is in Travail for the Detluf France of the people from oppression and tyranny of their Lolly. No Man or set of men of common sense having undertake to More business than he can perform but will drop that part off which is the least Benefit to Kim and carry to of Lect that which is the most Profil to him but political wine being so plenty and cheap that men can Afler forthe Sake of keeping in office and keep wilfully drunk All the time we Liao Bihyu and a Iii of Uchiumi Ami As of ten Retinol to Imil this Ibello Vili i Lurk of �>0-Liliral . Lloyt Vir Union a Dino consideration of the Iii Itter Lor two Era o is we give to Iceni Picc without any Koneci Iii on our pail. The author Iii Oritis he bad Linin corrected by a a or to Al rim itar Ieni. Our first Rea ii is Ilia the Public May see Liow Ell some ii irn Are Calcii lated to a a Tir it i it i the English Laii Kiare Ami our second Ami greatest Rea of in Llinat our town abounds with Anil we Ali Iii it worm be great Iii Justice to Tircui As tier allowance Bas been very Short f r some in Ciulis Pasi if to were to neglect laying ibis dds ions in i Blore Ali Iii. It a Rich repeat and Sulfice l to sati ate t air Ai petites to t to full. Com Quot All hunger Aud ivesely eat cd nut re 19ih, 1030. To nil gentlemen editors of Buldic new simpers who publish Iho full Viii Ictor of a Siatis for the coins duration of the Lover dior in re Prescita lives of the people comprising Buth i rises of the general Assembly of the Statt of ii Idialia. A a i Hope you will not Biuk that 1 am Tel Iii it i you a Strini Ijiro kind id Lule lion we see our thou hts made Irsic on the monday in Audi its this appears As Trio i ii it was a lie Day to keep in Ood Larih or the Day to re Ltd Ein the paid i have Lone you a Ood urn Arij 1 Slu Ili expect the like my talc is not a Sirai fijo one that men have fou Iid out How to log Roll it with to boil ton Ltd us doing favors sending newspapers and the like so trial my i lends will nil to guilty of Quot n breach of Iusi if he do not vote Lor me if 1 have Only received bul ten dollars of a a a to privation Money or a newspaper i must Curry out tie ing tilling system of poly ticks i must vote Lor him or not Vole at All. This is the Way our overment is become so Cor Ruel As it is or to have i Ard it said this Man is Iny Choice ital i am under some obligation to or. A. 11. Hut 1 like or. C. D s political sentiments by far the in St. This is tie Way some men vote while of pliers Voie for the Ina who they in Liec to be Best a a Alitz de to till the Olliie i Ilious Resi get it it to his belief this was the Case in tiie Lovlec Loii for a voc nor and the very principal securing Iii a l Lection beyond any Donal or dip tits. Aud again How Many men is Thoro that we know just for the Sake of being fur nishid with a radim sell his vote to this very Liberal giver i very Piil biotic citizen can very easily Rue that our cuing n in no accurate decision of the True Wisor will of the l to in concerning thin infernal i prom ment Bult iness for it started with the i eople in darkness and without their Cut Osenlund the Genic to care and arguments it a Eirts Hae been used by tiie friends of Iho system to keep them so but tin Luv t i fit t it will Tell the truth to what have been Well denied mud As Well kept a secret the common Iii mitc Ilo not know any thing to omit the us pm Csc that is Hartping on them daily Somo four honorable genl Lemmeu make so Light of taxation and oppression might from the Loul unfold Llesly owned by some of our belter hearted patriots Seo a Stream d lire re uiting towards till Deu so Ivan girl with the evil but a Little longer Utida the tax receipts will tic Veo Jile they will not always suffer Tell air Sites legislated a Wuy Uitz by Hsii too whose minds or Vit a Are More like Childress views than that of Noble mind fid Slutes nein or they never would so grossly Vio ate lie Coil it ution Ufier alarming to s import the a Anie mud Tim Vio Lulion against tax Cini seut of the Leo de. I to state Chin Root to by improve in enl for the Wunt of Noble minds to go in for the general Good of the Nonte and not As a set of it Ettish led child Ion every Oito Wui iting the richest piece of Hviid cult Shukor ool cure it for the Gener we of tiie Stute or what it might Fost the Sauie hut ii Wever Iii in log part four legislature in Iii i Mth trove to thu world that Lor Soivio years Pant tix i suture Havo been coins owed of two food to Jimj Uiti get it Fco Atmon sense to prove this Blunt t us i us Sui big Only he k Over thu journal aft Lilii Folly Troin year to year what big thing have they dim but in roast Lvii icon on lha people by raising int own wages with a Host of other for Quot an with Una will to Able to see Huir of Normous Unrur for Thev Homo nol by Ion guilty of Uny go Jod act but have Luigi sealed to no to iome Gea Turmen for their Well Dot a my argue a cents to shoot their Folly As it flies As we see is a newspaper thur is 150 constitute Eoal new unborn in our legislature at three dollars per Day each beside a Host of other of cers All to be fed out of the Peoples Money 1 will ask the gentleman who love to spout a Long time and that not to purpose if 700 dollars per Day will Clear the of the House it seems like one hour costs the state some where about 68 or 59 dollars or about one Dollar per minute at this rate time ought to be spent to much purpose indeed think on it gentlemen spotters gentlemen legislators cannot but think thai your body is too Large i think one third of your num Oer would be enough and yet we would have a constitutional number left and better legislation 3g Meliers in the lower House and 12 seniors would out legislate the 160 at present any Way you can them in support of this idea All Indiana 1 think would go in for except Tolice Hunters la the gov. Would cause this change to to made it would immortalize his name amp it would be almost the Only Good act since the improvement business started it would be a great saving to the slate and we should have better Laws their would Noi be so Many sectional entrusts to be contending about for representatives dust Ricks would then be Large and mens views would be More general and the slate much benefited but this act might Benefit the people it would be too Good a deed for our improvement men to be guilty of for some of our spotters would have to Loose thur scats and none would be willing to give up that at this Money making period with them they would Jurrel about that worse than classification. Or. Governor i now will talk to you if you please sir 1 am n Plain Homespun old Man ther Foru you cannot act language very Nice from me but to talk to you in that style vulgar As it May be that will Best communicate my feelings and most relieve my mind not wishing my bluntness to offend any Man. The first thing or. Governor i would like to know if you calculate Rushing the Copic for the rent of their own farm by Way of Laxalt Iii Ven before we Are forced to sign away our whole right and title to our land and property now held in Trust for the payment of Money borrowed by our legislature without our a unsent and against our common welfare but or. Tio Vernor if their calculation was that Indiana was getting too full of fools and they wanted Money to make railroads and canals to run them off it this was their idea it might stand for u Good one for we have but Little else to spare bul i or. To Ovtia Rizor like Mioi the think they Mist the Mark there for they have undertaken so Many that they will not in Able to finish Tiven one for the exportation of fools for the Stato Legislatures Heto Foro and now in session we think could have shared a Good lot of them. But or. Governor to would like to know if you intend to enforce them unconstitutional Laws for taxing the i eople without their consent. Or. Governor i la Tell you what it is some of us hoosiers begin to think if we pay the debts of our own contracting and the entrust on Money of our own borrowing we have enough to do beside paying intrusion Money for a set of Fellows to waste and play the fool Over for or. Governor dont you see some of them Manifest their Folly there daily some in Long speaking that not to the purpose and various other ways Lime is Money to the people and that not a Little. From information there is 20u men or upwards at three dollars per Day this is enough to take the bread of a great Many children or. Governor when we think Over our doubly Morg used or a old situation and the imposition imposed on us from it it raises a spirit of nullification and to give you the word with the bark on As to talk it lit Home to Call it go and shouldering Bel Ike in behalf of the riles of Man and throw of oppression put on us by assumed Power or a ret of political drunkards they will not but come sober but wilfully keep so for Iho Sake of pecuniary views not curing Lor Gustr mint or peo a Jod or evil so they make Money. Or. Governor you must understand we do no Huss eak of those worthy patriots who wish to release the people from their doubly sold condition and state of oppression those guardians of the Rios of the people with which they were Entrup cd who would not sell us into bondage oppression and taxation no Way it could to fixed but would in a moment Delend their riles with the patriotic spirit of 76. Or. Governor to would Havo our to repeal those unconstitutional Laws and Juit that improvement business a few millions of dollars thrown away is better than a state of industrious people and their Psi mrily involved in a debt for the next 60 or an Lindred yours to come if the improvement system and this Money borrowing business a not atom it will involve the children yet unborn in the Horid deeds of simplicity done by som of their forefathers see to this Horid business be patriotic fathers like statesmen Sutler it nol to be done. Or. Gov. How do you think parents feel when we see our children involved in a state of hard taxation for an age to come a continual Drean without the least Hope a of any compensation even in the age of posterity these thoughts make my pen Hostil to the a Matein and not know when to Call a he us. Or. Governor its for the great and powerful prospects held out to View by the frauds of the a a Mem we View them phantom or Bubble filled with wind raised by men wilfully and politically bewitched and never can or will be a Blessing to the Good people of the state of Indiana but will be a curse to the pie amp ent and future generations nol Worth one Copper cent but Ren Iain a Monument of their Folly time out of memory. Why or. Governor it is the opinion of Hundri of men of As Good judgment As those who made the Law that if All the Public works now Laid out in this state was done and made a present of to the state their profits would not keep them in Good repair for the business done would not maintain the works and keep the state free of charge let alone borrowing Money and paying entrust for to make the work themselves and then make a profit. Or. Give nor that can be seen Plain a the nose on a mans face Only listen at common sense if Only one rout from the most Busi Iwin Point through the state was done and the rest let alone when this one had Mot i imnet than it omit la them the proceeds of this one make another Ven these too was overrun with business their surplus proceeds should make another this is sound legislation. Or. Gov. I am a weakly old Man and perhaps could not be fooled out of Many Days if you would take my Scalp for tolling my mind for i try to talk As i feel. Or. Governor you know what is every body business is no body business kit if every body would attend to what ought to is his business we would attend this legislature now in session fir by petitioning in behalf of the constitutional rites of Man i f to did not then succeed then by remonstrance if we did nol succeed i then should it be for forcing an act repealing the whole business included in the system of internal improvements and Settle up the journal of Folly heretofore made and commence anew if the business was thought to Clear Cost doing one thing at a time. If our present gov. Would take this course he would immortalize his name with the people at this state of things. I am surprised thai political gentlemen will take our Loose Lile Lions Tor a test in favor of Tho improvement system appoint an election try the matter As it ought to have been done single handed a fair trial and see what will become of your improvement system if the representatives had not been so smart and assumed the Power and thus went into the measure and then said we have the voice of the people when the people did nol know what they were doing until they had the beast of a calf made and heard of the makers thereof Licking it and mooing around it and Over it As though it were some Garcal thing they Hail a Rongfu Forth and so it is a Inagh y destroyer of the Money and the poor mans of Riugi. Or. Governor if i should Call our Humble legislature a pack of swindles would you dispute my word you who How they make Laws and the people Are swindled out of their Money without comi Eris asian bul feed the people in with false hocs such As they know never can of performed or made True. Or. Gov. We have got another set of accomplished Greenhorn gentlemen divided of into committees Tor the Pur Osof revising the Langletz Laws of Indiana j we shall Havo that Job done Osome purpose about 700 dollars or Day Wilid 10 Shew the intention of this business. Or. Gov. If what is the business of All the people of this stale Only be the business of a convenient number of petitioners we would very soon Send them word to adjourn to their next annual meeting for out of their doings More distress will grow have been conceived for Tho Mammoth must be fed and those that wait on him taxes must be based the collector must enforce the collect ton the poor Man is forced to sell his last cow the children May cry fur milk if he will not sell it the collector tells him if you do not get my Money i will do it for you. With impertinent sayings like this roust the poor Man put up with for 1 have Noi her seen or heard of any Law exempting any thing from being sold a or taxes but horror and distress is his Fate his Tittle All is in the Lions Mouth without the least mercy however ind genl his circumstance May be the monster must be fed. Or. Gov and honorable gentlemen both housed of the general Assembly of the state of Indiana i have spoken my mind freely but nol fully but i think that i have in the general hit on the mind of the people if you think not proc him an election see what the people say if i have Mist it poll give up Tike a Man. I subscribe myself a Friend to common sence and a Judi com Sisley of improvement. The above was intended for the consideration of the governor and legislature last Winter while in session. A few remarks to the people 1 would ask the people if they Rule the legislature or if the legislature Havo ruled the people Well if our legislature have become so Mullish nol willing to be caught or ruled Boas to Render service to their owners Ikuji by Theira Clofis we think have denied the right of Zinsli petion therefore we the people declare that the Power to Rule is of right in us All Potter is inherent in the people Ana All free government Are founded on their authority Ani in tit used for their peace safety and Happ Meu for the advancement of these ends they have at All times an in alienate and indefeasible right to a Tor or Reform their in suck manner As they May deem proper. Now pal it Low citizen a let us deem it proper to Reform oar i legislature and reduce it to one third of the Pree eni members and4mve 300 dollars per Day during their session with their s Dollar for every 26mil�� they travel in going to and from the a Aine when the reformation is wrong lit we have much Busine a to do to Pionte our Peaola safety and happiness 12 or isse Nitora will 96 member will have More Wisdom in legislation than 150 booted fools in Short i want to get the a tvs in wat Back into the hands of the people Abr our us la Faure have gone a head voice or no voice oath like the Oon Clurion with to mind my that they knew what the people Warta Dimitor Baa Ibey did the Selvea but we think that Mast certainly have Felt the wrong bump and Minad it a their Gaea or the people would not Hava sent Thean line Amer line Precept after or adept but All to no mrp oaf air they would not bad oot Rollad Noi Felb cite Tena the above reduction too a third of the present number in Aatu Wash aaes of will Aavo about fl3800 this would help a Wuch to pay up Tho journal of their fully heretofore made by Dur Greenhorn gentlemen for this i a f run character of the ruling part of our Groat Council for a few years follow i times throw off oppression by Clai ining the wills of Furcie Irien suffer not the earnings of your hard labor to be ten up by taxation Bubo us your consents contract the expenses of your government claim the right of instruction your representatives Are constitutionally bound to hear you from year to year Buffer them not to turn away from our Wroth or else we Are Opp teased equal to that by brutish Tyr mrs awake awake be Hoosier sons of Freedom liberties like free men Reform your government so As to procure Mace safely acid happineaa4o Yaa and your children yours fellow citizens ,. Jesse Nader. From a amp Lam in City Gaxety. Tie funeral obsequies of the unfortunate individuals who were blown up in the Moselle took place in Cincinnati on saturday copy an a coi no of that Mournful ceremony from the Gazette. Obsequies of the saturday afternoon april 28ih, the Mournful Doty of committing to Tho grave Nineteen of the sufferers in the destruction of the Mosselle was pc formed in this City Asanti rated with a solemn funeral service upon a m unt of All the sufferers. As the calamity was Peculiar add transcendent in its horrors so were the funeral obsequies solemn and imposing beyond any thing that has Ever taken place in this City. At three of clock upon the first toll of the Bell every place of business was closed it is believed there was no exception. Apparently Tho whole City was a moving mass to the foot of Broad Way where the procession was forming this was accomplished according to previous regulations. The deceased enclosed in proper couns were placed in the Hearse of the cily which not being sufficient to convey them the necessary number of carries were added. When the precession was prepared to move Broadway to fourth Street and the contiguous approaches of the intersecting streets were literally choked with one crowded Jam of he Oman All these no word was spoken no look of levity was indulged. The Universal feelings was Loo deep for any such sensation w be Felt. Tho Progress of the procession so vast in numbers so solemn in manner made every where on its line of movement the deepest impression. Sad and sorrowful faces hundreds of them Bede wed with tears crowded to windows doors and All places Efobi ovation. The interment took place in Tho Public burial Grovind and at this last act of respect and kindness that can be performed by the living for the dead some most touching scenes occurred. Turpe to be deposited in their last earthly rest Wera Atran Gors. Some of them were members of the same family and in one or two instances surviving relatives were present one Mother adar Man. Whose husband is among the lost cast Hartelt upon the Colum of her Only two children in agonies Seldom we must omit a detail of those sconce i he impressive funeral service of the episcopal Chur ii was read by the Kev. Or. Brooks Sud a Brief bul most pertinent a a effecting address made by the Rev. Or. Sehome of Tho methodist episcopal Church. Our narration Here ends and we presume not to break its effect with any reflections. A Host of the citizens of the towns of Newport and Covington and of surrounding country joined in the procession la is estimated that More than 20 thousand persons were present. A persons belonging to Galena Illinois one of whom was named Soieau and the other Fries met in personal combat on the 20th ult. On Tho ice at the Mouth of fever River. The Bac woodsman which relates the affair says Tho thermometer was 20 degrees below Sero whilst their blood was at boiling heat. They look their position 20 pages and at the word of command look steady aim but at lha very moment when they should have Killo amp amid other the heels of one slipped on Tho ice and he Imi without firing the pistol of the other missed fire Butyn the dreadful anxiety of the moment he was not a of this and supposing a had killed his anal gonad As he saw him fall he took to Bis heels to Oso it rearrest for murder and has nol since been heard of. Something Mik Velix have been credibly informed that on the evening of the 13tb inst. A Moughler of or. Wiliams near Wilmington in this county died of the Small Tox or was supposed to be dead. That she was dressed in her grave clothes and Laid out in the usual manner set up with All night and on the following morning was found to be hive. She is still living and reuses to Ted to be convalescent. We cannot vouch Tor the truth of the Story Al Bough it has been Mure thao once represented to us As an absolute certainty. Political beae Omi Imkje Thant a the a Marls of Mexico Schr Sarah Ann Cut. Hon tempts hence for Tampico rely atsed in Conse Uyenco of that Jarl being blockaded by the French Brig of War la a Rouse on the 22d inst. Lieut. Henry of the la Pey Rouse who endorsed the papers of the Sarah. Ann informed capt. Bontempt that the port of Vera Cruz and other mexican ports was the erred Oder blockade on the 15th inst. By the French Fleet in consequence of the mexican nov argument having ref used to i Gay the indemnity. The United Stales ship Natchez sailed from Tampico to Pensa Oula to convey the Intelli Geueke a Commodore Dallas. In to speak in Public never done such a thing like Quot said a Chap the other night at a Puutio i can to in my. Meeting who had been called upon to hold Forth Quot but if any body m the crowd will speak Foi Roe re hold his hat Quot

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