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Independent Democrat, The (Newspaper) - May 7, 1856, Elyria, OhioIn Jess i. Publishers and proprietors. Liberty and the end Suva the me avs. T. N up i t c v a j. L i i vol. 37. Elyria Lorain county Ohio wednesday May whole no pc Ever x a Evisia y mail subscribers within three t to Ltd Rob sorbers do do do 175 if within the year i to after ibo Jena expires m 5o club j of to to Cue Andreiw in nil Mico if 5 of clubs of 40 do do do do of advertis1 n s a Vitar per Square for Trio insertions and Tvr Onty five cents for than three Mouths. For one year 95 of for cards for of Onest Junure one year 1o of each additional Square not exceeding three. 3 of each additional Throe too for six Mout Liu 25 per cent to be added for to lire months 50 per cent to be added. 53? Ilsc tubuts should to marked with the num insertions required. Not so marked the will Cou timed until ordered out and charged at the of tee above specified. Stuessi directory. S. At Tor Jbv at Law. In Block Iver Rubyle a Joseph h. Dickson to Turkey at Law and insurance agent incl Micton Ohio. Will promptly attend to. All Busi rut rusted to him in and adjoin intr min Cit Fri. Nl7b John m. Vincent 1iorney and counsellor at Law Oft a m the court Mattoi Jcj s Oftie i Atli viol Saft Ord. Bliss Sanford i torn yes at Law nil proct Lncoln the several courts of record in Lorain coi Tieh 3 in v tit in Clio District a 1 circuit courts or lie lir. Uru of tric of Olio. Thoj will Del oct Clio Tielves 11 i Ira e Tolu is Ely and Toal Bini i rim 1 sorption Flidr Immy dint and careful at i i i opposite the be be House i i i . Ohio a tilsit Kex Rah okd not in Public. Iil74tf a a. H. Allen v r Ira i Mic and commit. .1 i i t f l 10 o Luram. Olio. Vai r Tuii i v in Loulli and nil _ Hill Hafford n Itaev Ayo it Parji Cutlir attention to collections Ami Rhu ibis Ilo inn of . Cof office Merciai Hawk , Olim 171 Geo. T. Smith Touny at i Al Urbanci Gnu Union agent Otai Public Tilousi. _ _ Jirm Ocrant. Geo. l. A. Sheldon l tourneys and counsellors at 1 a a Lind Alii in Nikon Fimi Chi i Coitt will in Rhi in mull tided my prompt ii Tion lion to Quill business font did to Vliem. Office in c mime Lai Block. Kairit in stir i bronc s. Burke i red they at l a Vitili to time to nil bubl nos i entrusted to his Caie in Mortim and adjoining Tou ties Imil will in Leo tie amt a St naps Uii. Tru. And circuit courts in in lie Etc b Liluis one door West of hib former of Lico nu4tf George Olmsted l torn by Ohn West Subj of i ubic by Tuque four doors South of Schuyler Putnam i attorney and at Law ind solicitor in 53toilui in tie Cut aes. B. Wolcott Kalell in dry goods groceries notions Gold of nil kinds. Gold and Bil watches. Gorman Silt Unciul plated spoons folks us knives also spoons of our own facture warranted pure ___________1h9 Robert Axt Stin grocery provision is Coke Oner Toor of Hewitt r store .n.11 kinds at groceries provisions constantly on band "79 co., de a Luksin Fui Ejon ii dry Ceries hardware boots shoes Oil Iron nails stoves a.c., v a. C .u.htvkh. Nasf to l is Ivov j. Munsinger Root and Salon m a s us Ami i i in All kinds of leather and findings in the i m in. Re teams one door West of hit mansion House i Pia Griswold Manville fraf.er9 in i Iii medicines no i it i stand0 cd . Crane Crandall vow Rel in tin the old Brick s doors of a Cerf it w. Job a Dowie on shortest notice i crash Cua dui a j. Brooks i. T Ractor hear Dennl Luj j run Ohio. 177-Lj Nahum b. Gates 3 lumber Ali Uloet sax Lilai u and scor died salts pol Ului Pearl Alieh. In Jill what by in Iii Jijina _ we. Hoyle jr., cd chant tailor hats and c goods no. 1, commercial clock one door East b . S.______________________n78 kreutzburg1, tailor at the old Iron Steamer i Fol one door Weston Eho tiflis a. N79 Mussey co., 1 in. American and Loreign goods j f groceries hardware c lot Hinfy leather lion nails Lahr h. N79 William Packard j in Mitil tin Shojii. T 5 doors Mussey cob North Isle main it the Nign of the gun. N79 Topliff j Carriage Jakers two Oft lie Wash a j i Ngou Alouso. Allerdi i i Oil Saong Ould hereby logo run that he is giving Apeci at attention to the practice of surgery iming provided himself vol Ali apparatus for ill easing it i Turos Complete Sot of instruments for surgical operations Lio will hold himself in ecu Dinosaur u l Tii Iio to Titt oud promptly to Calls in this part Culm d thankful for u sonorous Patron ago Hore t. By strict to Tho study and p action of his profession to merits continuance of Tho 6 Une hereafter. In Thia Boft be Block opposite the store of co. _ _ _ _ 174tf Elyria a haying Saloon v. F i a a o v is d Pyffe Subler Ibarr would Rose fully announce to the of Jelarm that it 1ms removed ins shaving a Vlahon opposite Liis former place one door Wos Tiroui grocery whore in will to Happy to wait upon i 1 who maj favor Hin with their pot Ronnie. 9 b .4." v c a 1 h u t t i n g manner. Also it Juls and in Sui Horlor . Ii to a i number of shaving cupa to cacti customer n id Plaan totals will a a Vujs provided. Gome our i und cell and rust a soured that none i Ligat astir . Infant no Lonnei Road to wait i thu sick and bad. John me kick Styria. 1 of. 1v18s5. Nl70-Ly for the Democrat excursion from Detroit in 181c. Tha Road Between i Drovillo and Clove land was very imperfectly opened and in some places not easily found. Rocky River was forded about two Miles from its Moath. A you travelled eastward and passed two or three log huts you Camo to a River near to us Entrance into Lake Erie where it was a Fordable. Both Banks Woro covered with Bushes and old logs to the water s Edge where stood log shanty occupied by Somo bold adventurer. 11 Ore you Are on the Vost Side of a River which Tho indians called Cuya hoga. A Clumsy scow brought you Over to Tho East Sido where on a High Bank you saw 3 or 4 habitations amongst the Bushes and nearly Uon co Pilod. This you must understand was Tho splendid City of Clu Voland than in of Bryo. And Somo Timos Hoard of Down As n Little stopping place away on Tho Wes Tern Borders of creation. But there Woro a few and Only a of ova of Tho characteristics of Village a Ovorn two stores and a Smith shop lacking a school House n Chuick n. Court House and jail. Those wants Woro somewhat supplied in Tho course of the succeeding year. A few and Ventur ors had during Tho previous yours of Wai marked this spot on the Borders of Tho Lake. Tho inhabitants at this Timo. Wero probably but Little acquainted with Oach Othor and had not adopted Tho Laws or forms of social life. It was i think during Trio month of october following that i Mot Somo Sonora indians from Tho state of n. Y., who had been at upper Sandlusky to look out a now Placo of residence. They appeared to to a Civ hired Puoplo and rather intelligent. Ono of Thorn informed to that a body of them in going Vost pitched their tents bomb distance from Tho Village of c. On saturday afternoon and some if their numb or going to Ono of Tho stoics proposed trading with Tho for Somo eatables which toy Ivan Oil. Iio agreed to Supply Thorn but was much occupied in waiting on other Cus Totonis. And put them off from Timo to Timo. They at length uracil him to attend to the business that they might go to their Encampment before Nair it. Woll said to i am very Busy on hnt.1 hotter just come in to mor Row and to can then Arrivo Timo to do our trading to said the indians we Don t on Tho . To stay in our a Jmon shod by this reproof to soon on them. Cleveland Vujs at that time scarce a port. Tho larger schoo ners Coukis with difficulty approach within half a Milo of Tho Shore. And two years after Whon Tho Wulk in the Tho 1st St Amor on the Lake Mado its trips from Black Rock to Detroit when she approached c. She fired a gun and exchanged her passengers and freight by lighters. Nor was it till about that time that there was any thing like a weekly regular or meetings for which wore for Somo Timo Condu Tod by two worthy Mer chants. Those Good men. The Ono a Baptist elder and Tho other a presbyterian continued to sustain their Sabbath meetings i think till Tho fall of 1820, when a minis Ter a stated Supply and conducted Tho devotions of to Sanctuary Mercry Altor null week. N Tho 29th of october of tha1" you thu communion was celebrated Foi Tho Fust time in this City of by 21 mom Bis. The mooting was hold in a fraud Bouse painted Spanish Brown in which Tho courts wore also hold and a ii ill school and sunday school. A Groat can Iiga Hirl taken place within those four veins. Cleveland had become a considerable Village and presented a Bustle of Busi Ness in various departments families Whoso Namos Are now familiar had coins in Thok Ollys Tho Penis Tho wed clogs the Taj Lois. Tho Wah Voi this howl it Kors others less known to cast in their fortunes and their influence and a void Laving thu foundations of Soereth but those Aie Only few hints on .1 great subject which Musl yet fill volumes of thrilling his tory and portray Tho openings of Tho men Tal Tho moral and physical Chai actor of Tho Groat West. I could say Many things about Tho remainder of a Louto to Pitts Burg. But u might be loss Irttie Esting to your readers and pot haps May to better exhibited at Somo future time. To. M. within a a Cir it flow from City to City. At Tho opening and closing of Tho clubs in Maiso Ilos it was Sung Ami hence its name. De Lisle himself proscribed As u loyalist Leuid that song when fleeing for Shafit Frum his country and what he had created in n moment of enthusiasm and As an incentive to Freedom Kouame Tho death cry of Tho revolutionists and stirred Tho blood of desperate men to Tho most fearful deeds of tyranny and Tei ror. Thiol Lelu of be Noimy. When Adam and eve wore in Paradise they wore for Somo Timo a most Happy Cou ple. Adam was in Tho habit of going every evening to Heavon to Paziy. Tho Devil who had studied Tho female mind and knew weak Points thought that the introduction of jealousy might be a Good foundation Whereon to build some mischief. So to wont to Evo and after profit rating her by Well timed flattery he inquired after Adam. Evo replied by informing him where Hor husband was gone. At this the Dovil smiled incredulously but said nothing and Ovon when our first Mother pressed him to Tell Hor Tho moaning of his Smilo. He refused to answer for s in Booth tent Wagon or other Oai Naji or boat or any stand or table in Tiro Sale of any spirituous or other 1 Quoin or sell or expose to Immier or Oil cruise dispose of in or near such Thop. Booth tent Wagon or other car 1 Voitel lout stand or table or in any Oiher Way or place any. Spirituous or other ors at or within Tho distance of two Miles from thu place where any such fairs Aie held. Section 4. T at any person or persons who shall be guile if a breach of Liis net. And shall to Noti Hud by any Onu of the offi Cois to make in Anest or seizure or by any other person that to she or they Ai o i Iti lating like Law and if. After such no Tico. Fuch Coon shall can linux in Tieh violation Tho. Or they shall Foi Foit and pay for Uch a Flanco. A Fine of not less than in c. Nut not More Linn fifty to he paid of to to Tro Asuit of such agricultural so Iota Vilbern Tho of Tonco committed my any Julijo of court Sheri Coon r Justice of the Poco of the proper count v. 01 any cons Ablo of the pro per Torii Chip. Or the especially appointed shall upon View or information without Warr nit Eppro Haid any pc Ion so Ulm in thing an i seize Booth tent or Wapon. Or of for ctn Riago stand vessel or Long Belling Chi riotous or other liquors and convey Tho to a Placo of stiff keeping and take tin person so offending before pome of Lei Nii ving competent jurisdiction an inventory of Tho things so cri7i d. And the of licit Bofro whom such Al shall to proceed Ith to inquire into thu truth of accusation and if True Thail in Breo Tho penalties of this act. S Section 6. If the accused tall fail to pay such fines As shall by ass mod tog All of Tho costs of proceed Inri a including the necessary expenses of such t Tho said officer b Eforo whom such of under we tried shall forthwith Issue a re

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