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Independent American (Newspaper) - October 20, 1854, Platteville, WisconsinVol. 3. Be just and fear not lot All Tho ends thou aim St at be thy country a thy god s and truth s. Whole no. 420. Luoi Itco Independent american rms a i i it Luvillia. A Lent co. By i aug it Chari Kli j Oil t k u Al s. Fliri j mail Hibib Scriben yearly it Ali d by earlier ii taken unit s no con with the notify or its and in Lii Vond Tho Ticino said fur at a knt. Rha . Wis. 1.111 is n. I Komi not Uii Ancet Clum uni. I.am1 , i Rel Whittit la Ivr a into maim , hats. Cam j . Al purr Imp Sooim re Iii to in . Julin ii. Upon Tryr ii Kite in All h of Hal la a.n1i fancy dry it in. Kuril or a. Is All or Hoy Utooun doors , to. Main Street 777 c. C. Pix prs hit to. Tho Al Rili Icik of print county acid Vicinity in i f medic Ink and sum air. 1 attention will by give ii to if twin t in and and n fro or Nilica it in ii Crary cow Ali div Llu in no Diwan in in of them invaluable or Liiri a Simiu in private Ami in him to film All proper to to Neljo nit medical Nevico. Parul s . At t my. Platt Ilo trl. Id. Oct. R. It High Tjiong robs. In j Virr. No or pan a to put Tho mip Rcd Kil 11 Tif flute. With remain in trait for i Tiloi Ritli of Timu. In country Emoiy birr Nail droll inc Homo from tiling incl to arc confident our Ilins will do it. On Liim promptly attended la and Chi Rigea Low. 1 us Grille. July Isih. Is3i. ,33y Jam i Iii Rock Ishik 100 1ia1h for waster 1 Armand water Jusimi Ferrau. Jno. . Of for Salo Niesp at Tho a j t i i 11. I am now Audi cd selected lot and rec Kivko. u feet of safety fuse. Also water safely if in. Knox tue. I. 31 gku5hbd, Chat fit hand la Row Sapir Jar Loo trek. Aii2uci1antta1lou. E undersigned. In Ruby returns thanks for Tiu very Liberal a Cresol Oil bestowed him and would annoy me to Tiu of i Latte Vilm and tin Fnu try that to has greatly in Laryl his mini m having procured a moot of All kind of Clu Tivinis nil n Fine Assoc Zinent of dil Lerent kinds of cashi.uniikt-. Allilu arc now and in Tho very latest Suvlu. He would also nay that i i goods will to sold Ali enter Tolian similar one i a o Ever before been sold in this plane and All at invited to conic and Camino for themselves to to convinced of it. If. B. Every description of tailoring will to Doriua Shereton Ore on reasonable terms und in the Best Inai Iner. Cutting out Dono on Short notice. Xie aus. Platti Villi in in. In cd urns s r by . 110 Ward of Iii Amqui a House steam boat inn flu nil null Koa Erht c. . Butler s hotel , wis. I Vino purchased and fitted up the stain Reci Melv known As would respectfully ask for it a share of. Pii Bli rooms and airy audit every depot Vii tit. The intuition will be to con suit thu Comfort and of his Good stables and attentive ii. Boards Ruby the with All i Cion at reasonable rates ii r . Mid Cenimo Sioui building a. Lii ii til two up for n House mid is now open Tor Trio acc a Titi of tru Clurs and hoarders. A heading a Loon will no portly in added to the House. 1 Urti a can be Acox a by St of haste. See from Liia counterpart of him Akhom Arno shall remember Long Stern of Lineament How grim the father was of tuscan Thuro but the burning sense of 1 Erpe Talal Caru and Scoini abide Small Friendship for this lordly throng. Distrust of All Tho world beside faithful of this wan image to Ifo dream his life but a fight co lid Liny Beatrice boo a Lover in that anchorite.? to that cold Ghi Bolius d gloomy eight Ivhon could have Giichi sed Tho vision Cumo of duality to clod in heavenly Light Iii circles of eternal flame Trio lips is Cunyu ii Caverna close the Chulik with Smi and sorrow thin the rigid from almost morose Tut for the patient Hope within declare a life whose Courrat hath co u unsullied still though still severe. Which through Tiu was citing Days of sin itself icy cd Stu and Clear. Not wholly such his Hng Gaid look alien wandering once forlorn he strayed with no companion Bolc. To Corvo s hushed monastic Shade where As the Venedi Czinu Laid clix Palm upon Tho Pilgrim guest. The single Boon for which he prayed the coup omit h Charity was peace dwells not rugged Faco betrays no spirit of Rcpt us Tim sullen Warrior Solo we Trace the Marble Man of Many woes. S Ich was his mein when r ust arose the thought of that stint ire Aludivine m lieu hell to peopled with his foes Tiu Wourgo of Many a guilty line. War to the last to waged with All the tyrant canker Worms of Earth 1 Iron and Dolce in hold and Hall curse Tiu dark hour that give him birth lie used Hume s harlot for Hirt mirth plucked litre hypocrisy and crime but valiant would of Knightly Worth transmitted to the Rolls of time. 0 time i Whoso verdict mock our own Tho Only righteous judge Art thou j that poor old exile sad and Lone is Lali Tim d other Virgil now his Thio Iio Tho nations intr wolds arc parcel of Mankind deep on whose hearts As on his brow. The Murks have of Dante s Niino. Of Dante that when he was roam ing Over Italy to Camu to a certain Ino Ginsu by a Luis he was input by on of Tho friars tvs plea bed him and Nakeil what was his Disiro to which Tho weary stranger simply answered j Comuni odsted tit any time. _ Platt Ovishi sept. Let. 1h3i. 19 t. Ii. , would inform Tho Public to it in Confor mity with Law he h in Tho Coni Nichici d wiling All kinds of j t Teiji Erato is ice Cream Lomo hade t , syst Kos. Saij dinks. I candid a nuts. Sic. In connection with he billiard a Limuli is in Odd order for Toto so who in that . Hopes Tho Public will Turtur him with n Liberal wharf of Julyia Ith ism. .12m3 John sya1 ones t to it lil ii Pitini Ihnn to the puh lie that to has taken Iho above o. Nov ready to into re in Bis friends and Tho travelling Public. Hot i Haw recently and Hail Tho Best i Loriol Stamilo attached to it in Wisconsin by its Sirop Riitto Joity Simonh. Ii r. S. Lioun by Una Emiitt. Who after vain expostulation. With Tho belligerents had More than Buiu Bee in Crim pulled to Call upon those Eilf with ii Armod Force i of militia to a toll the Ali Stu Banc How is Peter on to lies grand occasions Fordos it would to difficult to i to Vincnt a Nong Diieso hungry Spir was a Pom ious pragmatic Al Pettifor ing w Lorn i shall take the Liberty if calling Loviei. This respectable Young gentleman Bei in. In his own estimation admirably. Litre i for the Olieo took the lib arty of blow in his own trumpet and with no tinted breath at the various pre Minary Ino Eti is which were held during the Progress of Tho canvass j. Howo or was not disposed to rely wholly upon to o popular opinion of his ability but Cut favored to make cd doubly sure by taking such moans of securing a Nuiji Rity As Tho Impo Taneo of Tho occasion Al d the Pertina Cious opposition of Liln Lvi is seemed to demand. Now Tuiuri is Engraf de upon the new Constitution of our Sec Tea certain clause bearing upon the purity of elections which indicts or inflict a serious penalty upon All these candidates for Mollico who seek directly r indirectly to tamper with n voter. Of Lii j Jones was perfectly aware but the it tidy character of the opposition seeming to r tinier Liu prospects rather gloomy to Fel disposed to risk Tho con sequences by listing a number of Tristy aites and influence might do him Good serv be at the poll. As the Muni of Putor Muir Only had acc Emu Quito a minis in All the country round for hit exploits at Trio head of the Kii Downs it Ceu rred to Jones that just Bitch a Muir o i an occasion that of a hotly Monte set 1 election would to inv Alua and acco Klingly to acted upon the Precept of to thy mrs. Glass who says i i a Wii uly Itiat n Haro requires to be caught before it is cooked. First catch your fill is or. Jones a Knowle icing to Force of the suggestion Niter making some preliminary arrange with certain of friends Rode the co entry one Fino morning to boat up the quarters of our blundering Friend. I financial to Vittora Ilij novel at any period of his to sat Lunatic Youeil in a Llou Ribling i edition with Peter at this time owing to Tho loss of his employ intent and tin removal of. His friends to was to Ukoh own expression omit entirely. J under these Circuns Tucei. Jones found Domoj trouble in him but after numerous in quiries and n i Little Riding to and Ivo to since Eedo in ending Peter in a bit Cabin in tha i log shanty a stick Whitn ii by Uhuru h was Board Iti family Ohio m to Luiel Doheny who had no in self to take care of bar Iii j Tho Good won Aii Sis child or anti year of it at the door of this Cabin Joiles in scrod Peter la aiming lazily Over Tho broken Werni Fonio in i his Leisure by blowing out Clouida of tobacco Moko disco Oral 0 Jileen stuck his Iii Utlz Hove Are a said Junea in n Nian Nur n hich lie at least Intuit ipod Sli Ould be Gra pity Sii d Peter Cas ing a suspicious Glanco at Tho yellow kids of his and a still Ino o dubious at Tho Foll of placards to h ild in his hand., us a Friendly Stiko tiny g66d Fel said Jon is Alig noting from his vehicle. J and Adan ii or. Upon my Honor i m i glad to Eoo i u 1" Peter s Eye twinkled to Roll ibid his Broad Palm u and Din Vii his pantaloons i t to or three i tiles and then enclosed Tho i Delict j fing is of his sociable visitor in a Ike that of u Blacksmith s v Leo Winc Injo , Wisting up his Mouthy and going Tiro Bijj in Tho motions of walking lip Olaira. I Saha strength of " it debut that s the ratio responded Peti a quietly sure tis Tho same list As i Ruk Tho Bones of big Paddy Doyle when lib Al built h aids wid Hui to drug Itiba out of the Pattron Al Glitz foor years Nguo Omo next i Dun to it said Jmiles Fri Riding his finders a id then straightening thong out slowly As if to was repeating to him self this p Market this pig stayed Ai bin o Thia pig Hail Roii St i Laurig at length satisfied Hin Solf the it Ull a joints Roro in to boil prope Irinod to sly Loo in Why yer Solf like inor o sin to in to Bee tis dui Oil Mommi away certain Lio Wover it is Fiat of b blk find audited. Ifopo Skirb an d vigorous Pofs Ghitl Oxer of Libi Iorillo j arc you doing now Mulrooney Arr Ali no v to Peter with u y by will Yii Lio Al Thor exp Sih Iginio Ranius wid no in r a Hay then Nayger Don t u Iii myself i this Bliss i i outlier in Tiu Black. The bullits v Jaq i Lioneld Yorlli so sir yer Honor s look Lii Futor Handy but there s not a lace iter tier a Tolian myself birr Riti thu coins All Ould trolaid. Glory her May the grass5 Gro Green Thoro i and incr Anil i Jones smiled thought lib i icer nod ii rooter Froin i Parent stupid to and known fit. There Aro soveral others who. Really appear to believe Thum solve i Tuuli led to lilt so honorable a Post nit in leed Between you and me or. Muir Only they Hia Shoul Ders Signil cantly and As Peter As much As to say i know what to the gentlemanly Ean Didato continued so 1 thought it Wai my duty to Inako your or. To in Leneo pour Voto of of Bogor a Peter broke foul in t to Aisy to do that any Way i dues to thinking surely said or. Jones and i Honor you the More for your sturdy de termination. It is upon Tho foundation of such men As you my Friend that thu pillars of democracy Aro firmly i beg yer Pardon mister said Peter looking a stupid As possible but what be Wor saying atone thu foundation if to want a Good one dug out claim Nate Hiiro there in t a Han Dier boy in Tho wide world wid the pick the shovel thin ill toll you what said Jonora now thrown wholly Olf Hii guard if the people elect me it will by Good for them. Don t you think it is a f test rate thing to Havo a Friend in court sure there s no do Yin responded Peter with alacrity it bite Tho Turold for Good a very sensible responded Jones with an approving nod. To added with an oratorical flourish of hid scented Cambrie handkerchief Man shall find in me a Friend Aiu a pro Tector. Should i by honoured with the attorney ship wealthy avarice never ride rough shod Over thu Bone and sinew of Tho land. They no Cizio Aro nature s no Blem ii sir and our glorious institutions Aro Tho work of their och 1 but that s said Peter enthusiastically an maybe mister Jones Roll to aether Guttin Yor Demarta Afore Poter was too cunning to say what to those deserts of t to Bej Happy in Tho belief thai he had made a favourable impression interpreted Potor s enigmatic Al Cuin aliment to his own i said he do you think you could spare time to Dine with to to Dav a rubbed his Ehin Aisy to to. Replied slowly there s Mist or Urbin a Livit at the Grange three Nyilos Iacross Iii int Iii seeing Iii 1" exclaimed Jozies Lio a not on of r into my Carriage Ali lot to Tako you Over to Tho Bell i Hare ordered an excellent dinner in Orr and you will moot a cow Fri Emu to whom i inn Duvoir you. Iwho knows Liat Benefit it May to to you Peter Ina do various jut they n Oro Ono Tifton until our. At lung thu Suil erod his Buslof ulnits to be Oye reome Dindi presently fou Iii himself trundling across Trio smooth towards Olson devious. A rid of of half an hour brought them to Trio a a tallying at the Junction rot iils Leisi Jiing Kitiss Villi unit Saivii Linton. Almost immediately on his was., introduced with Dpi formality to Misti Ruurd Titus. Minis Bibo nil to Bors of of Iii fun to Iii Ono , and Tom a Especial friends of or. Joi ios .thd.caiididi.to. Dinner was served in Lino Stylo and extraordinary Iii o to Privis Ion his particular fortress with an Assiduity Wool hrs for Liis appetite and was equally digest Ivy at Len Tii How Ivor to lol mutant by Dee Larod himself sati Alliod and the o tie had Hoon too busily Onago d in storing away Trio Blip Vilics to Wasto Tho Proem us i Tirfe in making set speeches hut we Jedi to win was brought la to a Ondiro d to suggest thai he should Jiru Feir a Tiisto 10. Tho a Tirui inst Dofi Tho Forrin the out Landish and Nis Peru car was speedily gratified with Hiu Lavorice pot Lioun Luj Luro him Peter made himself re Pleil Unkn ardly when to was spi Ikon to but otherwise paid but Little atm Litvien to dockets a. A s. 11. And Trio nun Ibur less Tor Rha with a Liili Tho c on which his conic Aifons was into eluded. Jones of inked at. Bis grow or Joac s iced c hard Cir " i o i aide it Tahr will he str to n will in. To Ivou do Imiyo Solf fair Ritho Rover i Lio was Muldoo Tipy s in Roisner should be rank of i Iii a Earth of i Lla omy s of i1 Sjo Pii t Kil 6w i Lay sat Controne said Niillo Riti. Belen of u Iii Iro Ofa Pii so Walker at Llu Mantila. I but Impi Wai shorn of his Peter finally Elbat had re cd find Roi Judi by dismissal from office and sop companions who swore it about this Ticino Utu before my Friend of authority was election approach Tig wis rather Luera Titi one an who were fir to Weir ambors than of their Legal , a Stosl i Mulron Nuy 1" said Trio Many Tami Lusito Roa Pohli Dom roly Woll tin Al Una Oliy i rim a Nariti a Tii Tural Wuko Nosa of Trio i Gustivo Fack iltis an i Tuuli of Tajii Rhuie a your Lio Alth Munro buoy Timss with u profound Bow. Tho digestion in Tho Good Lucaj to str Lioi Iori in much of Bogad to you for my up s pets to Yon Fri retd r Sahl bims lit Tibig his Gin is j May to u always Kopti Niue in your. Present fix 1t Lippe for Sanro who Itco Mes to the an the grampus an tliq.collar-Yo-moibu3, arid acid other Duorth ors Liim j Irisy to like i said Bibo and Wii you n Peculiar limn Tiou from All such unpleasant casualties Mulrooney y Nir Good said til to Takin to my iced will Iny Haltli Minim Thili Trio to Iraq gon tools a Iid a poor Muiir Runy Deal it in Jones to Ltd tended it Forn Mark of b t of Cotile Phi silly than i. As Lor Tii ils . boil y Driows Tho. Uii j int grit j j Inis coins to to scarcely re of Hii Jairow to pc Iii Toj with Jav j filled Juliis Liisa Troia own of puck ton rising said of Faix if it s Lucent manners non eng. The Quality Horo s within Long life to All of Yoos 1 an Whin Tho Havo his Corpus time comes round May Yoes go where All the Good lawyers go i but whether that s up Peter Sor Rabit can i neither apparently could Tho parties themselves for they recoil of Tho senti ment with dubious glances at Ono another As if they began to have an instinctive impression somehow or other they Iliad caught a hum much obliged to you Miroo said Jones breaking the ominous silence. Dare say you Nikant Woll. Biho if that bottle is empty it is time to to Tho bottle was empty or nearly so and Tho company Rose soon after Aud prepared to take their departure. Tims now approached Potor. And extended his hand. Of course Muir Only you no one of said to. Of said Peter putting on his old puzzled air. Sure How would i to otherwise i d like to know to add Thron Blo me mightily to make out Tho a i know you wore the right tort of a Man to stand by your said bims. Begora i responded Peter sharply i d Liko to see this cub Ogue that us Siy i was i expect you would t mind fighting for them too if it came to a Laid minis. Tin t a dirty Trahoon i d to Worth if i Peter boldly. Said Jones drawing him taking out his purse i dare say you Aro not overburdened with Money just at "mnsha., thin but it s the blessed Thith yees by Ikin any replied Peter. I thought us much. Will you do me the favor to accept this toil Dollar piece r Mike to encourage modest Merit and i thought that perhaps a Little ii Mph trash might by of service to you. Understand to Mulrooney i Itlie Liis in uly Hildas a matter of Friendly fooling and not As a Ean Didato for Tia Trio Raal gentleman to Are miss her Jones i la to proud to Sarvo to. Would to like to hire a Handy boy that can into All Juni caught Ata hut Job of work a i la think about it utter the replied Jones moving away of Tho to added suddenly i cod not ask you i suppose to bring All your friends with you to thu polls mid perhaps it to Best for you to vote Early i Amui said stupid. I think they Hud Ull better do Gaid Tims. La Therp to Aro after nil 1" muttered a juror twined of his eyes that augured anything but Hui cuss for Tho Junua and his of said Sims Hyall nuns friends i vote i did to Imano inquired Peter a Susmin an expression of the . Not you alone out your a ionic its. It is a matter of Groat consequence to should make Tho strongest kind of an but that s thru i does to thinking responded Peter slowly bit How a Fotti i d Liko Tif know Ras other eerie Ilo i Aisy to say hut what out with bit am i Nii Tutei it izod said refer. Siloro was1 a p Retty breakdown Iii the political machinery of or. Tui Ion. He fairly caught own trap and her his his ten Dollar Gold n eee All Given for nothing. Tints minis bits and Bibo Etc Tod thu r Halulku Behieh in their Tiki the. As for could Sci co restrain his rage but to Niana Geil Tosiani of dome Milr Obney i this is no Dino i Well you havoc vote a thin 1 it s More to Knowin Tii Solf said Peter. You can Turo by bring up your Tho Fardous ".oh, Bogie uni Putor carelessly but it s few of rounds i Havo any Thim f in another Cini Mithry Tims whistled for an invisible log minis hummed Light of other Tikiun suddenly severe fit of coughing and Bibo was looking steadfastly at something Iii the Iii Udo no one could see lint himself. I film Tylre san Liml tic spot Lallon in Rhonl actual Lam turned Altay. Musses edit oils doing one of lib scribers i beg Leavo Loprano Boron you it fact or two in relation to Tho course Pur sued by Tho school Laud commissioners of into. 10th Day of april inet i in com pan with a neighbor started out us it is called in Wisconsin Hunting land. To purposed to locate on Tho school Lamia to wont to Mailou and obtained is Lull Lieut information Asue thought to in ibo us to tend Noii it land. We Learned time plenty of land Lay open lir Foru us to tool the route. To Kich Taud county. After Quito u Tram we arrived Thoro and by Trio Holp of Good it Tiu a who seemed no Way inclined to treat us Lulu nil speculators we succeeded after t racing lines and Conurs about a week in finding each of us As to supposed eighty acres of school land. To tools our Back Nek to Madison quite tight Marti id. We went to Trio treasurers Mollico april 2-Ltd expecting it it Low hours to Inove our land Ami to on our Way Home. We made our business known by saying that we wished to enter school land. Imagine our feelings our Elm Grin when before we could Iivo Tinius to describe our Laud or tender Nur Money to were so Stiro would Securo it to work lulled Oil with the very Cool reply that to were too that there worn no school lands in Market that in or. In Toli had ont Rod nil Tho school Laius that were surveyed. On enquiring How much or. Ludington had taken the Man in the office informed us urn it was 000 acres. Many a settler in Wisconsin that when Muir travelled and sweat in Tho dust and spent their Money

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