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Logansport Canal Telegraph (Newspaper) - June 25, 1836, Logansport, Indiana
Tilby s. Lasselle amp j. B. Dillon. To. A administration of Justice in Ireland. Or. O Connell related the following anecdote on the occasion of Atory Check Winch occurred in the course of the discussion on the Carlow Case in the House of commons. When 1 heard the cheer of the parly opposite it put me in mind of a circus Lance a Liili rvs described to my he the present chief Justice of Ireland chief Justice Bush. After the rebellion of 17d3�?1 had the statement from his own lips Alicr the amnesty had i Cen passed granting Pardon to All crimes committed during the re lion murder alone excepted he chief justic i Bush being at that time at the bar was engaged As a counsel for a prisoner Ai Wexford Liis Man was tried on an indictment for Murat Rizig a Yeoman. James White and two win cases a Ipp card on the table to support tie a pro i tuition. The Case was tried Belpre Baron Imichael s Kiili the iii her of the present Baron Smith. Well two wit Hesse Appi ared Sipon tiie i Ille to prove Wii at certainly was the Fiji that the Pri once had been engaged iii tic rebellion and Tivey More a Var swore that Uliey saw Liim kill with a Pike Jam quot a vav Nile. No Ith t iat evidence the Case Ciosci in favor of the Crown and or. Bush was Ai ked Vlis Liick lie Iliad a quot a witness to Call for the prisoner of 3e5, iii had one Wiencis and i one bul in the evidence of that witness he Sii Ould confidently look for an Achi filial. Villi that lie pm iced the Yeoman James Wii ilo in he visness lion Wiio swore Poi Lively a in was have and a lad never been . The will cases for tiie a Roo cation were in court and could no Doit by a ivc. Identified the l a the judge thinking the Case was al tin Cid Ift it to the jury to pronounce Timeir verdict quot i he Jui a retired and deliberated for n Sciort time and al Len tii i a turned into ear. I id gravely pronounced Ilie prisoner quot ii Ilia quot a quot Giuy / says the judge quot How can you convict a Man of murder when the party supposed to have neen Kilko by Linin is alive and looking at you quot quot of quot said the Foreman of tiie jury the prisoner ruined a Gray horse of mine one of quot the i incest in tie kingdom for that offence he will escape any punishment und or the indent iii act and there lore we Are determined to Liang him on a charge this was described to me by the present chief Justice of Ireland As a literal fact. Foolish ways. Some fifteen years ago i said to an old negro belonging to a relative in the family in which 1 lived quot Well Sam you have got a Good dog Here have you not quot quot yes master quot said Sam quot he mighty Good dog Only he got some mighty foolish ways quot i thousands of times i have since thought of of old Sam s words and in a thousand instances i have Felt that they had a More extended application than at first might appear. When have seen a Man in the full Igor of life the father of a family possessed of a Comforti Ible estate the husband of a kind confiding wife a Good neighbor and cilia in. And yet spending much time did Money at tiie tav crib for ardent e it in its poor Man 1 have a said quot he has some mighty foolish w when i have see ii an industrious Money making Mechanic forsaking his business and disappointing his Cust Cincys for tie Sake of spending his time whittling Sticks pitching quoits running foot races and drinking grog Poormon i have said quot he Luis some mighty fool Sii a when 1 have seen a Young Man a frequent visitor at the tavern or store so i Ping horses or watches tossing coppers playing cards and drinking whiskey that Man thou Glit i has quot some mighty foolish when 1 Sec a Man get up Long after the Sun and yawning Call Dick o go and get some mint for a Julip poor Man i have said quot ii has some mighty foolish w Hen i have seen of the gospel and professors of religion oppose Temperance societies and defend the use of ardent s i rits poor men 1 have said they live quot iodine mighty foolish when 1 have seen a Mother giving her children the remains of a sweetened , a Little mint Julep or a Little toddy thus Tea citing then the first rudiments of intemperance poor woman i observed quot she has some mighty foolish in Sli Orr if we will strictly scrutinize our own conduct we shall find As old Sam said about his dog that we have got quot some Migi ily foolish Florida. The description we have received of the fatigues of the March the Kiili cuties of the country and the n ode of fighting adopted ii the indians give a discouraging account of the prospects of the final rent oration of peace in the Peninsula of Florida. The scene of Osier actions is a Mere Jui Igle of so. Amps hammocks Wirich at this season be it in to Send out deadly pestilential Vapours under tio influence of Wlinich i lie strongest a on dilution cannot withstand. Disease i As Alre i it in Dis bled a Large no tuber of troop and i a summer advances a great nor lazily Musl infallibly take place Iliad road.-, a Cou airy producing no sup pets toilsome Marci is quot Larras Ltd Perlia a by scattered parties of l a enemy whom the i never see but v. To Walchli ilium in Tise moraines and a Ier citing a shot or two dispense and dive into tiie recesses vice they cannot lie found and no Prospect Ofa Clion to by ing this dispiriting and Celia using sin Jle Toni crisis make this Florida War one of tiie Mot Uncle in ant Liat can Well be conceived. Tiu patience and perseverance of the troops is deserving the highest j raise. A simple for the per fort Nance of duty sustained to lick throw ii the severest dish Cutie will out the exc Iteni it of an and a quot decisive of Vio ulv impossible to continue anticipating ills them on such a sei ice throw ii the hot Monti in such a dreadful i Protection of to Sueno Sai i i o b a mate and country. The few Reid Kalning Settle minis done Wolti boat a prodigious was e leeis�oc�1 Eizig lies and disc part a of the Voni be Sii Oulu lie Given As Scon As i Baclic Ille. Timeir patient endurance under Circum glances deserves and will receive tiie gratitude of the com. Icieg. The general Post office. The Bill now before Congress for the reorganization of the Post office contemplates some important alterations amongst them arc the following regulating postage. For every single letter not exceeding fifty Miles five cents Over fifty and not exceeding one Hundred Miles ten cents Over one Hundred and not exceeding two Hundred Miles fifteen cents Over two Hundred and not exceeding four Hundred Miles Twenty cents Over four Hundred and not exceeding eight Hundred Miles Twenty five cents Over eight Hundred Miles thirty cents double these Rales for two pieces and so on a provided that All letters or packets of one ounce quot or More shall be charged copy As single for every Quarter of an ounce. The postmaster general shall have Power to establish an express mail in addition to the Ordinary mail on any of the Post routes of the United states for the purpose of conveying slips from newspapers or letters other than such As contain Money not exceeding Viau an ounce in weight marked quot express mall quot and Public despatches and shall be authorized to charge All letters and packets carried by express mail with triple the rates of postage to which letters and packets not Hee May be by Law subject when carried by the Ordinary mails. Going too often to l1ie ing too late when a Lucky Experiment. During t lie severe Frost which took place a bout four Nisi Iris ago a Lively lass we o had Heen married about a year ind a ii ref in fore to a Young Farmer on lire Lior Ders of Itoney Jii Arsh was much scandalized at her Hul and Pul Rie House a a stay in was there. Several lit tie conjugal expostulation having tailed of producing Alle ration tiie lady in a Nio ment of passion declared positive Lalii al ii quot it Occi ired a again she would Ali now the let al Gay an infant four months old of Wirich he a very fond into the m diary canal and i ices i i i l Ierisi. Not dreaming that Slie a Oulu carry her thu Eaf into execution a few Days Lead Only elapsed when the 4ron Tongue of Midnight had told twelve quot before at his own door. His wife let him in herself and with out saying syllable set Dov a the Candle walked Dellbe rat Clyo the Cradle snatched up the Union Cious Little innocent sleeping within it and rushed out of the House. It is hardly Neces. Sary to say that the alarmed husband ran hastily after but so sudden and unexpected had been her movement that she had gained a considerable Start and the canal being but a few Yards from their dwelling reached the Tow ath before ii could overtake her. In was just in time to seize and save her from self a destruction but the poor Little thing was already in the Middle of the water at that spot about four feet deep and he could witness its struggles by tie lighter the Moon. In an instant he threw himself in and grasping the night gown which had prevented its wearer from Sij Jung Brou it safely to the ban cat messed in Little Polly s bed clothes exceedingly vet and now mewing piteously. His spouse in the mean Lime had regained her own door which was not opened till he had plenty of time to enjoy All the comforts of his situation. Before however he was quite an icicle admission was vouchsafed but the Story of his self inflicted ducking having got wind no further stratagem was necessary to wean the Swain from his symposium the jokes of his convivial acquaintance being sufficient to prevent his again partaking their revels. To the Point. A. Bill for the organization of the militia being once under discussion in one of the state legis Turesa member spoke to the Point As follows or Sutker when i do speak i Cometo the Point. I think this Ere proposition to a get organs All nonsense. I be been Cap n six years and i know in fact or speaker j m willing to assert it before heaven and Earth that one Good drum and Fife Are Worth All the organs in creation for the a militia. I m satisfied this is the Point and therefore feel constrained to move that the organs for the militia be eternally j\r.h. Eagle. A horse election. Horses Are represented by naturalists As having in a state of nature a real repel lican government it is Only when tamed and civilized by Man that they become slaves. In Timeir wild state in South America and tiie Ukraine they arc said to have regular elections for the Choice of a president or chief magistral. In what manner they vote naturalists do not pretend exactly to describe. It is a pretty evident to us it cannot be by ballot. It May be in the Virginia Mode of Viva Voce or it May be by quot a division of the in tiie Ukraine says or. Good the Cleof Tofte in command seems from All the Riiser nations of naturalists to hold his office Airout four or five years when a new election tales Piai ethic oui Sulinie Shively Falhen into Ilic ranks Wheir the oils Are opened. So Mcinnes he is re elected not always. In Case Tiu re is no Choice by the people the opposing candidates fight it oui and the conqueror then quietly assumes the reins of government thus emphatically proving himself in sight of his constituents to be the better Many we beg his Pardon the better horse. Taking this account of the naturalists to be True. Swift s Story of the Hough Hunis is not so very improbable As has generally been supposed by the Reader. Tiie differ ice ii tween them and the of her republics of horses seems merely to have been that the former were better educated. They were Groat Piil losers and moreover remarkable for purity a their Domestic characters. As horses in their Best state Are quot staunch republicans a question arises whether Timeir Mode of government was at first adopted Fiona such republics As appeared among Mankind or whether the notion of free government among men has not rather been copied from that among the horses but we must leave Titis question to the ingenuity of tiie natural Isle from whom the above very curious facts have been taken. N. Y. Transcript. Hare ties a it is a fact that nine tenths of the Young men of tie present Day ii some Means a save come to tiie that it is degrading to till the soil or to perform Iny sort of manual ial our for a Lovelli ipod. Uliey seem to enter Aln tiie Ide i Itiat the Are ail born to Iiley 0ssess Intuit icly tile skill of the lawyer tiie pity Sclan the Clergyman tiie Mercia ii or tiie titi Iory Itiat they have to do l it Ide like selves Lone Ork Boston or some Colier City As soon As they a f Iris hedged and can be trusted out of tiie Reacie of their Mother quot a apron strings and that Timeir sgt pc it i it itch talents will at once bring them into notice. Willi these views Many a Young Man Olio Milit made a most excellent Farmer or me ciganic leaves his Home is gone two or Oliree years expending Perli aps a a Alf his kind father s Fortune which lie has Laii ored hard to amass and returns a poor Lazy Idle i Lockhead complaining of a a hard this is the Case often very often i ail lii use Young men who Piave been born and lived to Liat Lio Norahle of All employments tillers of tie it Oil would attend to Itiat ii Sinars of the Public lands it is said Liat there Are not less than two Hundred millions of acres of Public lands yet a surveyed in die Wisconsin Terri torn fifty millions in Michigan and in Missouri Mississippi Arkansas amp a. About eight Hundred millions what a source of Revenue for the present and the future at the minimum Price they arc Worth nearly a billion and a half of collars. To All these Are to be added tiie inimitable tracts never yet trodden by the f of Steps of civilized Man which he in the quot a peopled immensity quot on both sides of the Rocky Ision talks. The value of this Domain defies All calculation. An Hundred years hence it will be peopled perhaps by a population Cupial in Den Schiess to that of the Atlantic slates. What boundless resources lie hidden in its Hills and Mountain quot is when its swamps and molasses shall be drained when its navigable Rivers Sigall Bear upon their bosoms the products of the teeming soil when towns and villages and homesteads shall take the place of the now lonely wilderness what will be the Worth of the territory which is now scarcely estimated in the schedule of the nation s wealth selected. Utility of a newspaper. The newspaper is the great instrument of civilization. All the Hooks Ever written Are but a Feather in the scale compared i Vith newspapers As a Means of affecting the mass. What is the circulation even of a popular not Vel to that of a paragraph which runs the round of the press the one is read by thousands the other by millions. It is almost entirely to Heini Nence of newspapers that the Superior intelligence of the Middle classes if to be attributed contemptible As May by a deemed tiie information derived Froid this source Tiow few Are the tradesmen of even. Merchants who have time or inclination to take up a philosophical tri arise and make Vliem selves masters of its contents inquire of the most of this class if they have read Iff tors essay on government Baily s rationale of u presentation,2 Smiths wealth of nations Brown s philosophy of the human mind v if i by have Stu sied Ben Tham. Or Ricardo or even ? Many shall we find who any thing of these writers except their names yet we know that there Ai e in the Middle classes Many men of Gigli rank in intellect. What h chiefly furnish cd Triem wit ii food for reflection and give them a Gonci a although perhaps a superficial. K now Clire of almost every subject the newspaper that despised and seemingly insignificant messed Ger bringing every Day some new factors my nov idea and thus adding i y utile and Siule. To their mental stores until Tivey a Curri itch to an extent for which the cause would have appeared at first inadequate. A Quario volume containing the Sanie Quantity of information would never have Lucen on Dullni old and at Temple to we silo uni iii it Only hear of a iii me coxcomb ii ii limes n. Ii. Spectator. The elemental principle of All things. Every step in modern science goes to prove that heat is the elemental principle fall timing it and that it is probably a principle of the universe is eternal As infinite space. Tipiere is no modification of matter from water to tiie hardest Diamond but is combustible or capable of Hing made to Burn and from the Comet that starts into existence in the open universe like a meteor in the Earth s atmosphere to the most solid piece of ice every thing it on Lains More or less of caloric or matter of h al. Sir Isaac Newton could not make the Diamond Hui i by any heat that he could apply but within a Century chemists have made it Blaze like a Candle and it can now be reduced to ashes either by solar or galvanic heat. The electric fluid in some modification or other appears to be the most form of this primitive principle with which we Are . Y. Sun Apple tiles. A in Essex ,ind, having in his of i aril Many old sup Pond worn outa pm Trees a ii lii Proi Luceti i Niit scarcely larger Titan Wain is Hist Winter trek Freswi made Lime from the Kiln slacked it wit ii wider and Wiltrout allowing time for its Ca Silc Quality being injured by in Bdl ing fixed air Well quot dressed the Trees apply ing tiie Lime a Viii u Brush. The result a As lii at tiie insects Ami mods Verc completely destroyed tiie outer Rind i Ell old and a new smooth Clear one i and the Trees Alli Ioa i some Winiy years old live now i most Lieari liy Appie Atanac ment May i a extend Illo times and probably i iii result. The same to Eaic flier fruit bearing a similar beneficial to Pri vent disowning. At this Seison of tie Wien so Many accidents occur from person Bali King the following remarks May prevent he loss of life. Men Are drowning by Raisin Timeir arms a Yiove water Theun buoy d Well it of Whu ii depresses the head. Animals have Neit Iier notion nor Aii in a to act in a similar manner and therefore a Man Falls into deep water he will Rise to the sur Cace. And continue there if he does Nocle vate his hands. If he moves his hands under water in any manner he Puj ases his Lead will Raie so High As to allow Liim a Liberty to iii Atlie and if he moves his legs As in the act of walking up stairs. Ills shoulders will raise above tiie water so Liat he May use less exertion with his hands or apply them to other Pur noses. Persons Noc Viavian Harned to swim i in theri yout�,.wlll find the i 0ve Plain directions hit Ihly . Michigan. The receipts for the Sale of Public lands taken at the three land offices at the Peninsula of Tilie Itigan during the month of May amount to a sum rising one million of dollars. The receipts at Kalamazoo exceed five Hundred thousand dollars those in the City of Detroit three Hundred and event Jive thousand tii Ose at Monroe probably two Hundred Liioi Viand making at least in the aggregate one million of dollars received in or a month. The five per cent therefore to which Michigan i justly entitled and Wilch she would receive she a member of the Union Vith the same rights As the other new states would amount for the month of May to the sum of fifty quot thousand dollars. Detroit free press. Mineral Vve Alth of Missouri however extravagant some of the representations May appear undoubtedly a great amount of Mineral wealth in Missouri. It was stated at the late convention in st. Loi is that within a circumference of 16 Miles there Are seventy three mines of Lead and Iron which had produced in one year More than seventy millions of pounds of Ore other minerals Are found in Rich abundance and As the population of the country increases they will be brought into Market. There is a wide Field for future Enterprise in the vast a Gion Between the Mississippi and the Rocky mountains. A ancient Battles. At to hts Battle of Tholos in Spain in 1220, Mohommed al Nahum the moorish emperor was def edited with the loss of one Hundred and Fify that Island foot and thirty thousand horse slain and fifty thousand prisoners. Modern Battles even tiie a owning victories of Apo icon were More skirmishes to the almost forgotten Slaughters recorded by Mariana. Nothing can constitute Good Breeding that has not Good nature for its foundation. An editor in Illinois excuses himself for delay in paper on the ground that the ague has shaken All his Teeth Loose and had compelled him to use both hands to hold his breeches . S. above editor who is a Mai ii May console himself with the reflect in some husbands without having the agae arc unable to keep the breeches even with the use of both hands. The great Wall of China the Wall which separates China from tar tary has been built full two thousand Yoars and is supposed to be upwards of twelve Hundred Miles in in Natii its Heig it varies according to the circumstances of the surface. It is upward of thirty feet High and al out Twenty four Broad. The found Triton is Laid upon Large Square stones the Supej Structure is Brick the litre is ii kind of mortar covered with flagstones. A part of no Ordinary strength runs on each Side of an embattled Wall. If we consider that this immense fabric covers the widest Rivers on Arches of proportionate size or in the same form connects mountains together occasionally ascending the highest Hills or descending into the deepest Vales the most Active Powers of imagination will be required to Scallzo this Elfort of Man in every situation however the passage along it is easy and uninterrupted and it serves As a military Road from one end of the kingdom to the other. At proper intervals there Are Strong towers from whence is finals Are repeated and an alarm May be to the most Distant parts of the Empire with the expedition of the Telegraph. It is said that the creeks arc so determined in pushing tiie present War to the utmost that they Are killing there children under two years old and their decre Jid from age Itiat the movements of the tribe May not Jie embarrassed. Deaf and dumb. The philae Iliia Gazette states that or Togno of that City has succeeded in several instances in teaching deaf and dumb persons to Artic Laic quot the three things most difficult arc to Kep p a n injury acid to a a secret to for Good use Ofle Tain men Tsoi tiv misfortunes. Urr. slowly to the enter iric adj jut quickly to their we Are info run a by the Lake Erie a Taser ver Itiat an Inex mine of Rich Bitu Triin Ous route Coal has Ilieen discovered directly in the the of the Beaver and i Venango canal. The Law Magazine relates an acc Docte of Sergant Davy a. Distinguished English lawyer in the time of lord i Linsfield. He was once called to account let a ids Brethren on the Western circuit for disgracing the profession by quot accepting Sliver of a he excused him self ii saying that he took Silver Bec use h6 could not get Gold but said he look every sixpence tiie fellow had in the world and i Lope you Don t Call that disgracing the profession. Energy. It is surprising to see what great things May be al act let by those who Are thoroughly in Earnest in their endeavours and what apparently difficulties May be overcome l y those who hive Energy of character enough them. The fall of others should teach us humility and watchfulness and should make us instant also be tempted and be i it us remember our and renewing Grace of god Arbth frae Marketh us to differ. How people live in very honest hearted dutchman who had seen but Little of the world took it into Liis head to visit the me Piopolis a place he had never Belore seen but among All the wanders which perplexed him he quot could it Zee How de beetles All gov a Liren upon de town tey All stands or walks. Pout und doen t work none at one ,01 his More experienced neighbors explained the mystery thus quot i tells you Hans Dey Fellows sch eaten one another und Dat Dey Pisi Ness und Dat s the Way Dey kits Dere Lihen. Men will Wrangle for religion write or it fight for it die for it do any thing but live for it. Beef pork Mutton and veal Are re Charleston s. C. At 18 to 25 cents a
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