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Smethport M Kean Miner (Newspaper) - August 02, 1864, Smethport, PennsylvaniaA Smethport Bike in county out ice West Public so cafe. Is. 50 Feu Obj pc. Into Coin where payment is delayed for mate term la for additional will be Elu gtd. of advertising. A will be charged 11 10 per Ihram of 1 or three Wert Lou. 1 column one year i 40 00 a 3000 1 six g h it ii one 3 inner Toni Reich 2000 10 00 1 60 25 -600 1 y when advert cements in smaller Type constitute a Konare. o . Skean co., aug. No. 6. Pc of we Sefc is published event tuesday ing simple remedy Long a in printing. The Miner once Loop pulled with a Large onion a Trent of Job to Penn printing material of we Are prepared to do air Mode of a books pamphlets Ciren Bill head Cardi and Uuie Tali on terms f. 8. I Barmett attorney and Counselor , Cameron county attention paid to nol tons and Alt bus inces relating to real estate. New Ulack Smith shop. The Muuse Ribor Chw recently established himself in the Black Smithing business in Smethport in the old 8 and formerly occupied by Miles Irons. He is prepared to execute All kinds of work up on the lowest terms mid in the most satisfactory manner. Ironed in the latest and most approved style. All work dose on the shortest notice i jacks0m Grimes. Sronet port april 19th. 1864, 1-33. New Spring Mili enery i of the and most approved just Utec Kirb by mrs w. at Rte residence of John Hall esq., up stairs. Hit Soru nent at stuck consists of a Beautiful As Hail to the Kea Nargo. Hail to the Kearsarge Castle of Safe. And Pride of the heaving Nea i Hail to her guns whose Thunder Swoba the Waves and Nta rued with lightning stroke the Wions that to hold be free i Hail to her Captain and Crew Hail to her Banner Blue 1 Hail to her deathless Fame i Hoil to Granite name i haughty Britannia no longer can boost that she rules the Ocean Waves her Fame in dead and its sheeted ghost Tlalka disc owned on her Chalky coast mocked by Columbia s braves. Hail to the Queen of the sea i. Hail to the of the free Hall to the Navy that i Hail u our hearts of Oak i the British lion May cease big Roar for his Darling Priva Eli. At Aen a pirate at life on Shore now lies a wreck on the floor no longer a Buccaneer. Hail to our Yankee tars i Hail to. The stripes and store t Hail Winslow chief of the sea f Hail to his Victory 1 two ninety the robber is dead and Serpes the pirate in chief a s word less Coward Defeated baffled. Bearing the Corse of the sea of Bis head to England the Home of the thief. Hail to our holy cause i or it to our equal Laws Hurt to oar peace to Bej Hail to All nations free i from Wilko n spirit sew a Bat and Lee. The disloyal elements which floor is in this City Are jubilant Over the fart that Secretary Stanlon bits discontinue Bis War jacket and Mantilla patterns As a Beqai led assortment of Flowers ribbons ac., the in ilk a respectfully invited to cat and examine her stack Stroei Henrt May 2. 250 Best pianos. 350 m. Ducker his new War rooms 19 West Houston Street new York takes pleasure in culling the a Meitlon of the Public to this new and full souks i a Tov containing modern improvements Over Strung Rench Hiraml action Nilarp pedal and full Iron i Ramc from to 1 1-4 guard piano sorts. Extra finish from so the Trout d. Decker s new Balc i Inni t urtes Ikot Ahtee for their superiority. Fiey Only need to Hearil to favourites. No 1 they translate this pause is no by the administration that general Grant has recently suffered a series of defeats. Along with this rejoicing new Clairus Are put Forth for the superiority of a disposition is evinced by his admirers to Accord him a Genius in prior even to the most renowned Coni minders of the european world. To us however the temporary cessation of the government dispatches conveys a different Fortes for which the or medal was received at Tuc last amort Taa Institute to for _ or. Ducker s. Rich toned and powerful Trio Lodens a blah received the first prize in 1859 and 1860 end he Ciao at the lost fair be now offers at the fallowing Low prices varying from to s32s. These Perior instruments possess Stoffl item Power to jetty a congregation of 1000 Persona in atty Clerch. All these instruments warranted to be made of of Well reasoned materials and Regua Ted in the Best style. N. Amateurs Ore Rej Peet fully invited to examine these very Superior in Burti mental seven octave Rose Wood piano Fob ties. Grove8teen by co., 499 Bra Ovsay a t View enlarged scale piano Fortee with All latest improvements. Thirty. Years greatly increased facilities for manufacturing enable As to Sel for Cash at the above non Sally Low on instruments relieved the highest Vantard at world s fair and for five space solve years at the american Institute. Warranted Tive Tab Manet Cash. Arc near. Call or Send for descriptive 1-87. 3m. Cai 1884 p 4 bib _ this great line traverses the Northern and Northwest counties of Pennsylvania to the City of brie on Lake Erie. It has been leased by the Peto Ultonia. Roil rout company and under their auspices is be ing rapidly opened throughout Ita entire length. It is now la use for passenger and freight a . On the Eastern division and from Sheffield to Erie. 78 Miles on the Western division. Time trains at is. Matt 8 leave eastward. Express train 9 20a.m. Arrive Westward. 4 p. Can run through without change both ways on these trains Between Philadelphia and loft Toven cud Between Baltimore a and lock Haven a Elko ant sleeping Cam on express trains Vava Between Willlam Aport and Baltimore and Wiilla sport and Philadelphia. For information respecting passenger business apply at the b. B. Cor. 11th and Market Sta. And for freight of the s. B. Kingston Cor. 13th and Market Bra Philadelphia. . Reynolds. Erie. J. M. Drill. Agents. C. . Baltimore. H. H. A Ocsio Geft freight att of Titita Job. D. Potty Ota l Alau Ager while the recent reve Inions of the military problem in Virginia Are far from changing expressed opinion that Robert Lee should rank third rate nmon0 the Confederate chieftains and 9. He will go upon the record of the future scored with Eivore that would Dis Grace reputation of a Corporal. Tent giant is his Superior 5n strategy jew Well As i tics stands proven by every step that has then made since the last crap drag of the and by none has the superiority of the Federal commander been More clearly manifested by the a Noever by which he withdrew our whole army from the rebel front conveyed it without molestation to the South Side of the Jumes. Tho previous flank movements by urn left which has Crow nud the Battles of the wilderness and Spotsylvania with vast reaches toward our objective Point could Only a five then no diced in glory by he exploit like this und the Looker on who does not in the Northern sol Dier the master of the scene must be utterly besotted by treasonous Hopes. Tent he will remain the master to the end we do not doubt and we have equal Confidence that while be explodes the pretensions of in inferior in will relieve the coun try of its Long perplexity by the Otter destruction of the rebel Host under Lee e com Mand. The reputation which Lee has a Quirck As a general has been obtained mainly through the offic Menees and insubordination of certain of our own commanders. It was his Fortune to be confronted for a Long while by a Nuin of irresolute purposes and feeble and it was Bias till More marvellous Luck when that incubus upon our Martini Energy was set aside to have our army emasculated of its vigor and and might have been driven headlong in to and Dot of Richmond but Oor troops instead of being allowed to Ose their Etra Cess were suddenly re called by b Comman Der bed been absent from the by. And who Refuge of a gunboat to the perils of the Field. Upon our Side then fell despondency and gloom while the Behs of the confederacy pealed joyfully for Lee As the Savior of its fortunes. At the second Battle of a Manassas the combinations formed by Pope would have triumphed in the destruction of the Arm of Virginia had he been seconded in Good Faith by the legions of the Peninsula which the vigor of the War department had Bro t to his assistance. Instead however of marching to his bid Ibey rent nine Back find one of them even who had reached the front actually walked Bis divisions from the Field to Render Pope s defeat More certain. Lee was thus again made r Vic Tor when by every Law of Opportunity and combination he might have been to prong y Defeated. Intoxicated with Bis Marvell Ous Success for he had set out after Pope expecting to catch him entirely alone the general had the audacity to March Bis columns into Maryland with the whole army of the Potomac grouped directly in his rear. So unwise nay utterly reckless lid this movement seem to military Mem that some of them laughingly declared supposed he had an Assurance from be Federal authorities that he would not lie molested in his Enterprise. The truth was of bless be bad ascertained the dissensions and insubordination which existed in our Camp and knowing also the timidity and Resolution of the Federal commander be certain always of a margin for Retreat. Be have seek that he was followed at the Rote of. About five Miles a Day and after int Days of ravage was brought to Bay in 36 Vicinity of Sharpsburg. A Battle was ten fought in which our forces were led o a decided Victory by Hooker Nevertie Ess the beaten enemy was allowed the Glo of sleeping on the held. And permitted retire from it with All his plunder on just at this period however. Find ing hat Halleck was unwilling to support him Felt obliged to throw no Hia command and the impending Battle who Cluj his. Vevera had devised fell under the control of Meade. The country knows its history and it also shows that though it resulta in a Victory which utterly demoralized to rebel Host Pursuit was not Given by of forces for three Days. Extraordinary Rains however came As our auxiliary and Lee was detained at Williamsport until our Vic Torsions and much Superior numbers a come up to Bis front and ranged themselves within the distance of barely half a escape for him now seemed to be impose ble and it has since been ascertained Tea be had barely seven rounds of admonition in Bis Camp. Besides this the impassible Potomac was in Bis rear and it was obvious that even a few Trees Hen from the Banks a mile or two above and cast into the Stream could surely interrupt any preliminaries pontoons. We doubt not h was Meades distracted Ifill efforts by the Bullen and jealous partisans whom the discarded chief Tain left behind. Throughout the whole Campaign of the Peninsula which Lee was allowed to prepare for by the annexing pause at he was never vigorously or consistently confronted and it is in proof upon the records of the govern meet that on More than one occasion oar overwhelming in meets were clumsily divided Onca even by a River to receive the condensed assault of the entire Fonfeder note Force. It is in testimony also on the oath of generals whose patriotism and veracity there will be none to question that the simple downright razor of on Onder such desultory Leader Thip As they could get would have carried no on three separate Oca Wiona. Into the rebel had they but been permitted to improve their gift Oriya. Room Hlepof Oporto cities was thai of Malvern Hill where Lea Waco utterly bated Folly to Bough be bad a Riv r behind him and could not have escaped and yielded to the advice of Oine of his corps commanders to e was suffered to go off unmolested with Lis Booty. Mcclellan according to. His custom claimed a Victory but the outside world Thich looked without s knowledge of the Interior facts Inu led Lee is n Grutt general and accorded him High credit for such h successful termination of his any vigorous commander however could easily have terminated made him the laughing Stock of the military schools. He was next spaced from defeat at Fred Ericksburg by Franklin tying up the services of forty thousand men whom against on he withheld from the supp it of Meade Ami at Chancel Lourille be was thoroughly disgraced by his position turned in Broad Daylight by an army which Lay directly underneath his eyes. He bad boasted Bis position on the bight of Fredericksburg was entirely impregnable yet Hooker swinging Bis army in a manner the world bos never seen equalled with such a Host before landed in its rear so that his battlements were walked Over by our sol Diers on Tho succeeding Day. The history of Lee s generalship and. The career of the army of Virginia would then and there have been wound up had not the name motives operated to the betrayal of the few pril commander which bad previously struck the ground from under Pope and bum Side. We need not recapitulate the circumstances. It i Spongh to say that having been baffled for want of co opera Tion and obedience. Hooker returned to Bis Camp with Bis army after having occupied Lee s Strong bold end inflicted non him such s punishment that he dared Mot fire a gun at him in his Retreat. The which had lost Jack son in this episode Felt thai it had been disgraced and Lee was obliged to project another raid into Maryland to restore his prestige. This Enterprise which was still More senseless than die first was detected at once by Hooker who placing himself by rapid marches its front of Washington held Leo at Bay Long enough to enable the government to concentrate us troops near Frederick and to isolate Ewell who was already in Maryland from the main can federate As to oblige Feim to desire to the rebel army Bat he bad some experience in the Cros purposes of his pro slavery chieftains. Most of them were ambitiously sighing for his place and As he had seen them betray his predecessors partly through envy and partly through aspiring Hope rhe probably thought it would to ascertain How far he could rely upon them to put a finisher on Lee and make himself a great Man. He there fore called a Council to ascertain if they would stand by him whereupon they voted against an attack and Thos virtually replied that they would not. In half an hour after this decision was recon ded Lee who seemed to have received information of it of Tenn preparations for his Retreat Arross the River and daring the next Twenty four hours be leisurely accomplished it had be been struck by Meade while venturing this operation he must inevitably have been de. Moli bed and be would have vanished from the Roll of horses with an expression of derision that would As we said before a five been disgraceful to a Corporal. Sooh in not Itie outset of this Campaign opposed to the arduously acquired and signs victories of Grant. What has been devoted since is in keeping with their respective qualities and records. Each new struggle has resulted in the rebels giving ground acid every fresh obstacle which lab Orons obstinacy up old rear our Progress has ended by Grant with the Elise of a master Healing with the resistance of a a Lipil. We Beni ave it will be so to the end and it is for the purpose of contributions our share of Confidence in offset to the disloyal suggestions which Are intended to depress the Public mind that we have induced to make this Short comparison Between Grant Aud Lee. A important to the friends or deceased following order of assistant adjutant general Townsend will answer the Many inquires which arc daily made touching upon the subject of the matter treated of therein no information must be Given by any officer in the United states service to any person under any circumstances which can be made a basis of claim against the government for Pav pension or other Allowan Ces except it be Given As the regulations the adjutant Genen i or. Proper officer of the Treasury or pension Bureau. I information of sits or wounded officers and men May be freely Given to any one to allay the anxiety of friends and the Bare fact of death May be communicated to relatives but not dates or any Circum stances which would be required to be used in prosecuting claims. Parties interested must satisfy accounting officers of the treas Ury that they Are Legal claimants and then Bis office will obtain and give to those offi cers All official evidence necessary to perfect the claim. These rules Are to guard the government a Well As lawful claimants the irrepressible conflict. At Manchester in England on june 15, non occasion of commemorating the Day when clergymen resigned their livings in the English Church in time of Charles the second out of Fidelity to or. Stansfeld m. A in proposing the Toast civil and religions Liberty All the world referred to America in the following terms before i pass from this Toast let me ask Yon to turn your eyes Europe and to go with me for a moment across the wide Atlantic where. Is being wrought out that mighty and Majestic problem. As to the fundamental principle which shall gov Ern the social and political life of a Conti that Region Eon or shall exist under the control of two absolutely different kinds of on the one hand you can have a society Basen up on a belief in the responsibilities in the lib erty in the brotherhood and Progress of with that and partly absorbed in the Asunte race you can have society which going Back to Pagan Mies bases its existence As upon a Corner Stone non the Dowma of the existence of inferior and of subject races. the instruments in the conflict May be unworthy Many of them they May be largely unconscious of these issues wish Are being wrought out but i cannot for myself conceive that the ultimate result will be other than one which skill notify the ways of Providence to Man and which shall be in some sense commensurate with this Gigantic up heaving and Tremenda prac Tioff end which Wao recently tried the Camp of the new York 22d Regian jew where there were from eighty to one. Pm dred cases daily and with rapid Corw in every Jse Seipt in a ten rap half foil of Vii the gun dissolve As much Salt Palrei a leaving r Little excess of sch at the Bott m of the end. Poor boiling water poo solution Tiu the cop is two or three quarters fall a scam will Rise to the face which most be removed and tin lion allowed to Sool. Three times a Day until relieved. I the rationale of the operation of simple me decide will readily occur to the pathologist and in Many Hundred have never known it to fail in a and protracted Diarro Eha. Ous Seruno at half a shopkeeper in a Small town one Day marked the Andker Chiefa in Bis window with the tempting words Selling off at half shortly after a lady who had traded with Lim before entered the establishment and Taring looked a Fie handkerchiefs inquiry d the Price. Fifty cents n to keep Fusa our of to this fervent dog Day weather when thine persistent household com pc is Tor Don t Ftp Nercy make a Arista to and make it pets As you did As i was these winged horrors will persistently spat themselves Down in your Semi fluid butter to own a Comfort and your total dts not you May easily educate them to better behaviour by simply erecting in the Middle of the lamp or print of butter a nicely abated Brown crust of bread three inches or so in height. Thus protected a plate of butter is As Safe from Fly h Gate As a properly conducted House is from sometimes it a True a Fly will happen to Light in a plate of butter thus protected just As lightning will now and then strike a House in spite of a dozen lightning conductors but in both cases it is through mistake and not intentional. How to Obbiso and keep or Laito. Who believes in manuring his land with a pocketful of some Patent fertiliser. Roust expect to reap corresponding the old fashioned dung Heap must to oar main Reliance. And Here Economy must save and Industry must gather no All pos sible elements of Fertility. The cellar end Yard should be provided with absorbents for saving the liquids which lure no valuable and so Apt to run to waste. Hero will be brought Large stores of Mack sods Corn four eggs poor of them one quart of soar Cream of Tarter most milk be add half a Teaspoon of Salt and a Small Casp Monral of Ajda stir them All together and then stir in lifted com meal enough to make e very Batter have ready a frying pan half fall of hot lard in to which drop the Batter from a spoon Wise nicely browned to nosed uen May them on a Eblan Alerte dram. she Sam i hot very replied the lady you May to Roe up a Thor handkerchiefs were Cut off and de Vered to the lady who gave the shop keep r a three Dollar Bill. Beg your Pardon Madam but a old you the handkerchiefs were fifty cents piece that is six dollars per to be sure t understand As much arithmetic As that six dollars is the Price half six is that is half Price. I think they Are cheap enough. Good Day the lady shut Tho door. The shop keeper opened his eyes. For five minutes he stood still As a stump gazing vacantly at the window biting his lips and looking very red he quietly removed the card pinned to the handkerchiefs and resolved to announce no More goods As Selling at half Price. The last joke at the expense of the French society for the Protection of Ani Mals is to the following effect a coun Tryman armed with an immense club pre sents himself before the president of the society and claims the first prize. He is asked to describe the of humanity on which he founds Bis claim. I saved the life of a rep red the countryman. I might have easily killed him with this and he swung the weapon in the air to the intense Dis Comfort 6f the president but where was the Wolf inquired the Latte what had be done to you he had Jost devoured my was the reply. The president reflected a moment and then said Friend t am of opinion that Yon have been sufficient la rewarded. A Good looking fellow was arraigned recently before our charged with having stolen a watch. 1ft was by Firat error and be was ready to plead guilty. The judge addressed him m very Gen tie tones and asked what induced him to commit the theft. The Young Man replied having been unwell for some time the Doc Tor advised him to take something which be had accordingly done. The judge a rather pleased with the humor of the thing and asked what had led him to select a y thought i tha tune at nature Wool. Work q weeds Corn stalks Straw Tan bark indeed any thing which a dry enough to feb orb liquids and gases and which will before Long de compose. All these common sources of Fertility have been tried and found sufficient by the most successful Farmers. A Job Atlanta Register of a recent Date says president Pierce Seymour of connect cat. Vallanding Hatm Reed Wood and Richard son and hundreds of others Are As hostile to the War As to Black men Are doing us indirect they Are not openly and avowedly car friends nor could we reasonably Oak this of them. If they did no More Tau resist tha centralization of or. Lincoln that far they Are worthy of our resp it and sympathy. If Tey bold up the Banner of state i ghost that far they Are advocating a Aen Timen entitled to our Admi Tiou. Such is the course Are pursuing and such a course ought to have our cordial approbation. Step by same convictions and the same temper that have braced them in compact Unity and Fierer valor to denounce Ultra federalism and new eng land fanaticism will bring them upon the right ground As it respects oar Independence. We confess on Faith in their political principles. We confess on that eventually these open will seethe whole troth and embrace All its i the lost Bachelor up Penn Street Pittsburg picked up a Thim ble. He stood meditating on the Proba ble Beauty of the owner when he pressed it to Bis lies saying of that it were us fair Cheek of the just As be had finished a big wench looked oat of an up per window and said. Boss Des please to Trow int Firotta no mine in de just now drop it -. Corp one Doz ears of Sweet Corn one pit of three eggs four tablespoonfuls of flour Onas Tablespoon ral of sugar a Little and. Salt to the taste. Grate the Corn and beat the Yolks All Varell big the Whites of the eggs very weft bes the last thing before potting Moth Al map which must be Welt greased. Me hour in it Good oven. A Sharp Bev. Whit Field was. Once accused by one of Bis bearers of wandering in Bis to the reverend gentleman replied Voo will ramble Tike lost Steep i tent i after

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