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Smethport M Kean Miner (Newspaper) - February 09, 1864, Smethport, PennsylvaniaI. The m Kean Miner. Tuesday by Malotte. At Sec Luport to Keun county put. East Side of Public Square. In a i rum a where is delayed for More thaa thu ill let Tiitu u Mui Oulu will be charged. is or adv Tising. Will charged 00 per Square of 10 j column vireo most tit met. M x months 20 of 1zoo 2000 1000 8 00 a re set in smaller nil. I Nettit nth h Al to us Ursuca i printing. Tin Milf a to 1 cute i in. printing mater Iii Neil of nil Kiln of a. 0r work Ali re. Lib la Ili i la t l tit u. La tip Oil n us filble h it tar of. Hack Ett attorney an ii Counselor , Cameron nut Hijii t to collections. Itn1 to rat estate. The court House Rae Ruport m Kean. I u. K. S. Mason Rotor Pretor. One of tin must popping the we have Beard of Many cases of pop Ping under very singular circumstances the eccentric the abrupt the business like and a Hundred other styles. Of the eccentric we could cite the Case of a Well known merchant who one Day at a Frie tid s House sat next to a lady who possessed rare charms of conversation. The Mer chant did not possess the faculty in a very dog Rev but he could do that which was next Best he could appreciate an appreciation which he endeavoured to show by the following Mode of action Yon like Misi responded the lady Sli glitzy sur prised at the question. Buttered "yes.1 that is strange so do i. Let us get Thore cannot be much Douht that the lady was taken slightly Aback a fact hint not prevent thu from coming off in Trian the after wants nor the no cession of the. Lady to one finest establish Ini dts in the City. As a specimen of the abrupt we shall fit the Case of gentlemen who had re from business at the ajj3 of fort and balance of the matter agreeable. De i thetis use to spend Etc nifty mid. From Over and see me to Morrow take diner. I that time Zack waa a fixity he would sit and stay the afternoon which will ghee a fair Chance to eee them and judge the Yonng Man instantly agreed proposal a string Only a condition i Abraham indies should not be in nature of his errand. This was agreed to and they separated. The nest Day at the time appointed the Yonng Rann dismounted at the do r of the Bouse of Bis new made was heartily welcomed. The Din Ner was consumed in looking Over the the Young Man in admiring keeping and the old one in the Sensi ble and practical remarks the younger mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe a writing a thai a rip time for is of of conc about is Fol on the Chimney Corner of the old fans noned i t m i series of articles for the Christian when the meal was on in they would say that they were entirely satisfied with the Mode of popping the ques Tion. Tons of the Earth is a sign to All who live by labor that their coming. Lin tie Mill 1" the he is i Puiul expects u Liberal Smethport. Oct. 20, is ties of the Public require and he wooden. U. S. Interim it Venn tax. The , collector for the Roi Naich of Mike an. Und Caius id in the 1 Jih Coll i Tiu ii of Tittl Ilii it lius Anil licenses for the residing Ami doing Liutai Ness in Viii Coni Uiva have Ocoine. Puiul ii in unit i will Aiti my at my office in a Smethport. To receive Puy Mutt for the 1 further notice that i will attend no Llouel in Bradford on the 1st of Ceres on Kri Friy und Uris by the Atli Nuil. Full next Piid at policy s in u a try. Tuo Silay the uth of next for Ilie of i i Yimying Aivil nil Pei Wuo Suall neglect to pay the duties Gnu and ii lenses so Nysp Steil Ann them or 1 hire that time liable to ten per centum additional Union Tho amount Gol. Of m Ken Elk Sunj Cameron t o n 19th col. District san . Jan. Geml Crynn thus addressed her i have known you for Nanny i have just been told ii wife. You Ore the Only women i Jinow hint i should be willing to entrust ply Pincus with and if Vou agree we in 1 inst try married. Liat is your is Xvi a Sahib knew the Man that addressed and knew that Bis offer waa serious and a Well weighed As though considered for u year and she answered him in the same spirit. 250 Best pianos. 250 m. Ducker in Vine re Jio Ved to his new Warnero onto 10 West Houston Street new York takes pleasure to calling the utter Dionot Tho Public to tuis new and full scale 7 Octar Kose i Amo Fob Tesi. Containing Fth to modern improvements Strung Buss French Rand action Harp pedal and full Iron Braroe prom to 7 1-4 grand piano Fobb. Eitra finish from 40 the Rucat attending indu offer b new scale i Ift no Fortes is of Autee for their superiority. Only need to be Licursi to became Universal favourites. Will you be ready in an i i shall return for you at that which be did the gentleman who had Fortes prize medal was received at the last american Institute he now offers for or. Backer s Rich toned and powerful e on a first prize Ivusic ind Ischi tid likewise at Thoj pair be Bolerii at the Tull owing Low. Price a Vur Sittg from to instr mint pc Issitte sufficient Power to Lead a of 1 any Ohnich. All these . Are to be made of of m atari its and Regula Ted Tatj Type. H inmate hrs Are respect invited to very Superior in a Romonita. In idea accompanying him. To the Clergyman s. Many Jears have a sed since then my neither party has Yeeu any cause to regret the abrupt proposal and acceptance. Of the business style we can cite a Case related to us which we know for a True one. A Young Man who had succeeded to the ill Keurt and badly though re no Jar valuable farm of a Doceu Sej Uncle saw at glance that two things were by necessary to enable him to succeed the first being a wife to take charge of the woman s department and the second a few thousand dollars to Stock it Vilh. He co d not help thinking to himself that possibly these two great adds to Bis happiness and Prosperity might be found together and yet without attempting to put his matrimonial and financial ideas into practice he Al Lowed them to haunt him constantly. With this upon his mind our Farmer started open a horseback journey to a Dis Tant part of the country and upon his re turn upon the Road 1n the person of an old gentleman who was jogging the same Way. The companions together at a Imi Anu Fra Terni act plea sanity daring watch tic Young Man opened Bis Lhart to the elder him All Hie Pinna and aspirations when the old gentleman addressed the younger i rather like Yon my Friend and Jour i honest telling put Story. Ana of you. Will come and so Roe i Shau Bej Gledj i three daughters nil girl Sims Niv Aleph Psi one them la to thousand tomorrow. I must have five thousand dollars til give Yon. The sum with either of the other snid the old Man positively nit i will give but three thousand with knt a then i Ron a we go to my five thousand i must have set my mind upon it and i have just so strongly determined to Ilo Only what i have was the old s reply so i a oppose the mat Ter is at an end. However we will be Good and must sometimes run Over this ended the conference and they parted. The Man mounted his horse to i4. J i May be the very one you Are Teo Kift if so i will do my 1-est toward making the and Roje Down toward the Road but jus us he was about opening the Gate stooping from his Saddle the faced Kate h o sprang through the shrubbery to save Bun the trouble. Can t you accept my father s terms 1 by George i will if you say so was the instantaneous response then come Over to Morrow morning be fore ten o clock and Tell him and the girl vanished like a fairy among the leaves the Young Man Rode slowly Home in he was on hand next morning according to and married the fair Kate in two pro nth after. .a8 a specimen of the absurd we canno do better than cite a Case that Witbak our own jurisdiction in a Village of Massachusetts. There was a cer Tain Zachariah Peebles a Stout industrious sober and bashful farm hand a resident o that lock Lily. Zack was celebrated not for what he did say but for what he did not his silence matter of Marvel thro All that chattering neighbourhood. With All his tact Zrnity was1 not proof against the shafts of love and one Day was smitten with the wholesome charms of the Only child of the widow Brown a Brigit eyed Good looking girl possessing the same trait of silence As Zack though not in so eminent a degree. The first time Zack showed Hia Admira Tion for Sally was by seizing no a Large Basket of cow feed she was about to carry into the und hurrying thither in a frightened Way much As though he was taking it from a burning House. After that Zacc seen fed to be perpetually on the watch for opportunities to save the Faisal by from heavier work. Delicate attentions could not fail to attract the Atten Tion of the widow Brown who reply Tif spec Tingche invited him int. Among the oddities of the mystery the one Over which we personally won dered much occurred in Philadelphia with in our own knowledge. A lady and gentleman who bad been acquainted but one week and who move in the very first circles were walking upon the Street the lady showing the Lions of the City to the gentleman who was Astran Ger in Philadelphia. In the course of their ramble they were stopped by a wedding party who were alighting from their carriages at a Church door. The lady pro. Posed to go in and see the affair through the gentleman consented and together they stood till the ceremony was Over. At the instant the gentleman taking the lady s hand in Bis led her unresisting by to the altar without a single word spoken and presented her to the astonished minister with the request that they should be made one. In ten minutes the knot was tied and we have no reason to believe that either have in the ten Yeara they have been joined seen cause to regret the of the idea. Be that our Good Days Are More in number than our evil Days our Day a of Prosperity such i mean As Are suitable to on condition and circumstances than oar Days of adversity. This is most certain though most of us Are Apt to cast no our accounts otherwise. How Many Days of fat least competent health we inv enjoyed for one Day of Gri Evona sickness i for one danger that hath Star Coin was born to top inheritance of hard work As truly As the poorest labourer s that digs in our Fields. At seven years of age he was set to work axe in band to Clear Pula farm in a Western Forest. Until be was seventeen Bis life was simply that of a simple farm labourer with Only such intervals of school instruction of his whole life would not amount to More than one Yeier. At Nineteen he. Made a trip to new Orleans hired baud on a and on his return he split the mils for a log Cabin and built it and enclosed ten acres of fond with a rail Fence of Bis own Handiwork. The next year hot hired him self for twelve dollars a month to build a Flat boat and to take her to new Orleans and any one who knows what the life of a Mississippi Boatman was in those Days must know that it involved every kind of la Bor. I in 1832, in the Black Hawk Indian War the Hardy Boatman volunteered to fight for Bis country and was unanimously elected s Captain and served Frith abhor for sea son in Frontier military life after this while serving As a or sed us How Many scores of dangers have we escaped and some of Tham very narrow. By but alas we write our memories in the dust but our affliction we engrave in mar Law studies borrowing the books he was too poor to boy and studying by the Light of Bis evening fire. He acquired a name in the country about a a Man of shrewd Ness and resources be was one tuft Treopie looked to for Council in and to whom they were ready to Depute almost any Enterprise skill and Energy. The Surveyor of Sangamon county being driven with work came to him to take the Survey of a tract on his True he bad never studied what of he accepted the pro cured a Chain and Ditte wort. Do we not see in this a parable of the Wilder wilderness which in later years be has under taken to Survey and fit for human habitation without Chart or Surveyor s Chain f Little did the convention that Nomina Ted Abraham Lincoln for president know what they were doing. Little did the Hon est fatherly patriotic Man who stood in Bis simplicity on the platform at Spring Field asking the prayers of his townsmen and receiving their pledges to remember him foresee How awfully was to need those prayers the prayers of All this nation and the prayers of All the working suffer my common people Thibou ghost the world. God s band was upon him with b visible Protection saving first from the danger of at Baltimore and bringing him safely to oar National capital. Then the Lincoln is a Strong is of a Peculiar kind it is net much As and among passive Jii rugs it is like the strength not so much of buttress As of a wire it swaying to every influence on. Thib. Sid and on that t5 popular needs yet Tena Krady an3 ii an l probably by no other could Bur National ship have been drawn safely thus far daring the and Tern 1 pests which beset her Way surrounded by All sorts of conflicting j claims by traitors by men by Border state. Men and free state men by Radical abolitionists and Consenza Tieves be Hia listened to All words of nil waited observed yielded now Here and now there but in the main kept one inflexible honest purpose and drawn the notional ship through. In the time of on trouble abran Aih Lincoln has had his Tarn of being the Best abused Man of on nation. Lake Moses leading his Israel in rough the he Baa seen the icy when every Man seemed ready to Stone him and yet with wiry i irreverence he has held on con Doris of hottest intentions no looking to Wocl for help. All the nation Cave Felt in Rabb increasing solemnity of his proclamations and papers How an education was Fitt wrought in Liefl Mifty by this simple of Triton in rail prof Netious and Hora we willingness to Scartt the awful sons of his mfr ble our memories serve is. To Well to re member the latter but we Are at Angly forgetful of the former. And this is the great est cause of on in thankfulness discontent and Martin ring. A compary of condred 0mon sol Diers in sout Carolina were recently at tacked by a Cavafy troop but the latter were Defeated a son of John c. Cal Harari being reported among the killed .7 blood world have seen and wondered of the great est sign and Marvel of oar Day to wit a Plain working Man of the people with no More culture instruction or education than any such working Man for him self called on to conduct the passage of a great people through a crisis involving the destinies of the world. The eyes Oler he began his Merf Chavful Ovar Beed Prover Biry crying against woman s Folly Gances but we have discovered ene or two instances that have kill More deeply Tion Vinced us of their own failing in this respect. There is no accounting for their whims Ond eccentricities w May be seen from the Fol it Wing wealth which now Einstein Aro Stradale Falls much Short of what it was previous to the French or Jaring the period of dutch commercial Premio enc. It is not Long since strangers visiting Amsterdam were shown the spacious House of a merchant who after having lavished mock on of nature paintings actually cause 1 the floor Ozone of his Appart rants to to Laid with Spanish doll arc set on Edge. Arother gentleman in Holland determined to make a pave ment before his residence of Large massive plates of Silver and to surround it with a ornamental Chain of the same costly mate rial. Before carrying his plan into it Behoved him to. Obtain the. Sanction or the authorities. These worthies void of sympathy set their see against a proposition which have comp eyed them to increase the strength of the Towel guard. Enraged at to fair non the gentleman Xiet engined to Parish. He ordered his in principal Street immediately to be pull Down and on its site erected the one standing. It is with dial Bolival figures amounting it to tuft Etc Hundred and fifty negro of Nobles aristocrats of Dukes Carls scholars statesmen warriors All turned on the Plain Bac woodsman with fare simple hence his so Plecity his de. Self Reliance his impracticable and incorruptible honesty is be sat amid the conflicting elements with a pretending strip jog to National at whose perils the hounds were sent after the adored Inen the but the hounds were met by arid impaled Brilliant courts of Europe levelled Opl. I i it on Seidier bringing borne he Holinds on Fifejr shoulder Aims every and said a doting a of re plod the but i adv Arbige of my Ewd Era glasses at the phenomenon fair ladies saw that he bad h Brno hands and disdained White gloves. I shocked Ai his system of etiquette hut old stator Noens who the of that than court ladies and Dandy witched hit with or triply a f6ns3t Bering with Bis ing. Fire. Opens one Eye and of Nero a they stand up in the mistakes them for two cries if fun sleep. After b while. Die Eye and still seeing the Jwj dersh says Triffun fire i i Cut Jpn in fire if you Don t i and Agai be snores Pis Dre Eros not he soon both eyes and. Still seeing. The Little he draws up his foot for the threatened is alarmed to enemy advanced upon him and i i. -.1, where you j own foot of that awkward Lockwood Sirpati really get a

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