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Smethport M Kean Miner (Newspaper) - October 14, 1865, Smethport, PennsylvaniaThe mean Miner is published Levkut hat Day bit i. Rocie is at sme Lipori m Koa county a. West Side of Public 8qiube rates of subscription Adver Tising and jobbing. la Advance Loyar subscription Tho your if nut paid within Tho year 3uo a Era a Cutcli times 2 of a Dallur d Nouli of 2 50 caution each a times 2 50 thu Lieut advertising per of 10 lines or 3 times or less -150 r ichor too 60 Puciul advert Pitluk for each Square of 10 lines or loss it tit non or lout. -150 kor each subsequent to i Romesh Lonny 6 Linen one year 00. notices Jar line 1 time 15 of teary Over 6 hues per 10 yearly Ono Haar Al 800 yearly advertising two jut Tryb 1200 yearly Throo by Munroa 15 00 yearly one fourth column 20 00 yearly one Balf column 36 00 one column Coin in Aux Bonglo quire ,._ 25o Luht Nett 3 quiz Ert quire 2 hip Nordlu Rii Uii l i Iii Iii a l cutt Sylvimia to t in City it i und it my Ritiro i Uil Jill Vul Lui Zwil Liy til i i Lmh in fur Anil Vittli 1kh4. Time of Rask Niika Tamimi at St. A july leave Kut Tward. Through mull 21 . Leave we Muaril. L a. Simk us i ask nub trains at Emi Ollum. A Kava mail p. M. Dicave mail a. A rur Nurr curs run Liroi itch Wittlin t cd Ink Liollio Fuyii by swoon mid Kric. cars on Triu Nii ways Litt Toetu Wlllie Ami i1 1 i Muht lifter Unk inem Allily at Corner of and Market i Liilo. And for freight business of the jr., Cor. 13th and Market Bra i . . We. Crown agent a. . . 11. Ii. Horron then l a t. Inti a. H. W. Civis Nuit Tirlich a t. Riva. Jos. U Attu Arr statement tic Linbi Litsios and to sources of Oie Mountj fund of m k can of duty up to May 8th, 1805. I liabilities. Am t Bonds issued Onyn blown go u 68 4800 of interest payable in 05 at 0 pet cout resources. Unsealed Tox a of per cent. Isis boated tuxes of Iwu lsr.6 deduct Cor you Wiona exoneration total statement of the Volunteer Relief fund Foi 1805 liabilities. Orders Oatan tiding Juu. 1 interest on Rhonda St rotate for 1rw exoneration ii v Corral halons excess of resources Over Liubin Letioa resources. Collectors he Rall Trixen for 1 c5, Icib for 27c.1t the thai Luke Stoey. John Taylor was licensed when a youth of Twenty one to practice no tic huns but wi-11 educated and possessed Genius. He married n by Ftp to who of Turnr is do Scott a him for another. On tha lob of april 1840, Tho court House in clerks Villa Texas won crowded to of overflowing. An exciting Case was in tried. Go. Hopkins a weal thy in Utitco had of Llred a i Rosa insult to Mary Lillison the Young and by Dutiful a tic of Lis overseer. The lib band Thryn Tenet to chastise bin for be Oil trap when hop Kins went to Ellison s Bouse and shot him in Bia own door. Tho murderer was Arres Ted and bailed to answer the charge. This occurrence produced great excitement and Hopkins in order to turn the tide of popular indignation bad circus to d in ports Ngn inst her Clin Rhetor and hic bad sued him for Sanii Ilfra. Lith suit were murder nud slander. The interest born to deeper when it was known that Ashley and Pike of Arkansas and s. , of new Orleans by enormous had been re tailed to defend Hopkins. Hopkins was acquitted. The Texas lawyers were overwhelmed by their opponents. It was a fit Jet As a Dwarf Nagiu not giants. The slander suit was for the the throng of pc cantors grow in dumber a Well As excitement Public opinion was set Ting in for Hopkins Bis Money bad pro cured witnesses who served powerful advocates. When the slander Case was called Mutry Ellison was left without an attorney had withdrawn. Have you no inquired Millo looking kindly at the plaintiff. No they Havo All deserted me and 1 am to poor to employ any More replied Beautiful Mary bursting into such cose will not some chivalrous member of the profession Volunteer f said the judge it finding around the bar Tho thirty lawyers were silent. 1 will your said a voice from the thickest part of the crowd behind the bar. At the tone of the voice Runny it was so unearthly Sweet and Mournful. The first sensation was changed into laughter when a Tail gaunt spectral figure elbowed his Way through the crowd and placed himself n i bin Tho Bur. His cloth ing was so shabby that the court i hesitated to let the Case proceed under his manage ment. Has your name been entered on to Rolls of the demanded the judge. Is answered the stranger Bis thin bloodless lip Curling up with a fiendish sneer Here is my License from the highest tribunals in and he handed the judge a Broad the trial went on. He suffered the witness to Tell their own Story and to allowed the defense to Lead off. Ais Hloy spoke first followed by Piko cud print is the Littler brought fit Bouse Down in cd care in Whison the jury joined. It was Tho stranger s turn to foie the bar not behind to near Tho wondering jury that to might touch the Foremost with Bis Long Bay Finger. A proceeded to tear to pieces the arguments of Ashley which melted away at his touch like Frost before the Sunbeam every one looked surprised. Anon be Emo to the dazzling wit of the poet Pike. Then the cud of Bis lip grew sharper his smooth face began to kindle up and his eyes to open dim and dreary no longer but vivid rss lightning red As fire glaring As twin meteors. The whole soul waa in the Eye Tho full heart streamed out of his face. Then without bestowing an allusion on Prentiss he turned Short round on Tho perjured witnesses of j Hopkins Tore Turre Tusti Noney into shreds nil burled in to boil faces such terrible invectives that All trim bled like ii spans and two of them fled from to court Bouse. The excitement of the crowd was Bucom ing tremendous. To Cir United life and soul seemed to hang upon the burning Tongue of the stranger he inspired them with the Power of his malignant passions lie seemed to have nature s Long by Tab of Job secret of attraction. But his greatest Triumph was to come. His eyes began to he Hopkins k in Tulper fingers assumed Llic Annii direction. He hemmed Trio wretch with a Wall of ii air nimble argument ii thing of Tell Hope of escape. To beneath Ilia murderous Ditcher of ill Ciuman and held the Elim a re up to the scorn and contempt of the having thus Girt him about with n Circle of fire to stripped himself to he work of . Of then it was a vision both glorious and dreadful to behold the orator. His actions became As impetuous is the to Ion of in Oak in a Bur Picauo. His voice Jean my a trumpet filk a with wild whirl if yet intermingled nil the a Bill with a Sweet under song of the soft St cadence. Ilia Forelli Conj glowed like a Ica cd Furnace his countenance was hag like that of a Nin Xiiao and Ever Anil non he Flung his Long and Bony arms on High As of gun Spring after thunderbolts he Drew a picture of murder in such appalling colors hut in comparison hell it self might be considered Beautiful he pain Ted the. Slanderer so blk Lek int the Sun seemed dark it Noonday when shining on such an accursed monster and then fixing both portraits of the sinking Hopkins fits knew them there forever. Tho Gila. Lion of the audience nearly amounted to madness. All at once the speaker descended from the perilous height. His voice wailed out for murdered dead and Beautiful Mary Moro Beautiful every moment is the men wept and sobbed like children. He closed by a strange exhortation to the jury and through them Tho bystanders to advised the panel after they should bring in a Rodrict for Tho plaintiff not to offer violence to the de Fonda in however richly be might deserve it its other words not to synch the villain but leave his Panaish mint with god.1 this was the Roost awful trick of All and Best calculated to Huurre vengeance. The jury retained a verdict of fifty thousand dollars and the night afterwards Hopkins was taken ont of bed and beaten almost to death. As the court adjourned the stranger Taylor will preach Here this evening at Early Candle Light he did the House was crowded. I have listened to Clay Webster and Calhount to Dewey Biscomb and Bee tier never heard anything in form of Sublime words even remotely proxy mating to the eloquence of John As a Mountain and wildly Rushing As a Cataract of fire. Or Bair Toyco the Sutra at two head red dollars. Ii a wow Ibia North. I Moat Kwe tiie Money. I was ii to buy a Diamond Bre Sipia for Libs prettiest woman in Boston say nothing to my wife about the it must be a especially from her. V yours truly Dasher the above was addressed to or. We. Graves a malicious Bachelor of a certain age by or. Augustas Basher a Friend of his who bad been married some two years to a very charming woman and was sup posed to have sown Bis wild oals. But of this or. Graves had Hia doubts. He had no Faith in reformation of fast Young men moreover he had no wish that Dasher should become a Model because he Hod courted the Young lady he married him self and bad been disdainfully rejected and if be now kept up his intimacy with the Young couple it was the benevolent Hope of finding some Means to annoy them and make them unhappy. Hence or. Graves very readily cons urn. Mated the bargain and sent Bis Friend two Lum red dollars for Bis horse reserving his secret to be used to his disadvantage As an occasion might suit soon after this transaction Graves was Tivi Ted to spend the Day with his Friend. Dear said Dasher when they Mot i want you to do Tho amiable to my wife this afternoon. Get her out of the Way for in hour or two. I am expecting a person to see me and i Don t want my wife to person. Is the person a lady or a Nek cd Graves. A replied Dasher but not a word of this to wifi. Ski Cornea. Get her out of the Way is Quick As you can for i urn expecting my visor every moment. Mrs. In brr i n moment Al Orwar creature and very fond of her husband and for this reason somewhat predisposed to jealousy after some indifferent con Graves invited her to go to the Antic churn gallery and through she seemed not much inclined to accept her husband urged her vehemently to go. Seem very Nix inns to get rid of me she said somewhat pet Tashly. Are you going with my have something to occupy me it Home a boy s a great tree close to the Village two boys found a Wal nut it belongs to Ignatius for i was the first to see it no it belongs to cried Bernard for i was Tho first to pick h and so they began to quarrel in Earnest. 8i will Settle the said the older boy who had Jusi then come up. He planed himself Between the two boys broke the nut in two and said the one piece of Shell belongs to him who first saw the nut the other piece of Shell belongs to Liim who first picked it up and the keep for judging the the Case. Aud to said As be sat Down and aug had is be cud of most lawsuits Here mrs. D. Detected a Wink Between her husband and or. Graves and became yet More disinclined to the proposal i believe i shall stay at said she somewhat pet Tashly. I have b headache Best thing Yoa can do is to take n Little said her husband eagerly. But before she could reply a Footman entered and said a a mysterious Way to or. Dasher a person is inquiring for the person into my said or. Dasher. I will join the person directly the some pc bowed and left my Dasher new Naly Yon must excuse me. Person a waiting to see me in my study Graves remember r and with this the gentleman followed the Scrant. A person person in Hia study f who a this person can Yon enlighten i dont know indeed replied Graves with a hypocritical sigh. The i am con Vinced that Yon know More than you Are willing to Tell. Too Are a Friend of the family and we have no secrets from you i am free to confess that i am jealous of or. But i must own that be has mover Given to any cause. Still his con duct to Day has been very strange. And nov this mysterious visitor. What am i to think of indeed my Deal said Graves Don t know her name any More than you do her shrieked mrs. Dasher it a a lady then. My worst fears Are confirmed. My husband loves me no and she burst into n flood of tears. Said Tho old Bachelor i never could Lear to sea a woman in distress. Augustus is. My you Are too my it iced. I a Mot heat to so deception practice. And perhaps the Noto May throw some Light upon the cauda of you sorrow mrs Dasher read the private Noto of her husband which or. Graves handed her. I thank raid with forced Cai mix Bat i prey Yoa. To leave me. No one must witness Dater my struggles or my interview Vith Loafer. Leave me or. Graves to Dens with him alone. Another time i shall know How to thank Graves wended Hia Way Home rejoicing at having thrown fire Brand into Bis Friend s household. The poor lady after n hysterical burst of weeping succeeded in calming herself and Piv pared to meet Dasher the perfidious. My said Dasher do you remember what Day this Iai there was no reply. It a the anniversary of our wedding Day do Yon remind me of itt asked mrs. Dasher. Said Dasher As it is the Hap Piest Day of my life i think it might not be indifferent to you. And Here Ellen a a slight Token of my remembrance he Handel her a Small opened it it contained a Beautiful Diamond Breastpin. Ii this for me f cried mrs. Dasher in astonishment. I wish it were handsomer. But i no rather Short just now. But where m Graves i wanted to have some fun with him. I wrote him that i designed this pin for the prot test woman in Boa ton. It would have been egotistical you know to have confessed to him that i thought Ray wife tha prettiest woman in open mid the door Between the rooms like Wise open. Even in severe weather Young children can Bear if they Are not exposed to a direct family be Tate. A Abb Cote preside it Jour Leon s Early new York correspondent travelling through time ago lately visited the town of Greenville and put up at a hotel kept by a Man who worked upon Tho Earno tailor Bench with pres ident Johnson and who gave him tha following Story there was a vast difference Between Andy and i when to worked upon the same Bench. I could spell a a to a and to Tooki not he could flax me on a of breeches or a sue coat and get a better Price for his work than l he never Mada a garment that didst fit and never had a Job returned. He was tha Beai Vaflor i have Ever met. When Andy got married he had t ten dollars in the world and Hia wife was As poor As Naomi s daughters. Her Mother said to her before she was mar ried calling her by i can give Yoa All the Money there a in the help you about going to Botao Koc Pingor i will take the Money aed give you a will Yon pre Fer said she i will take Tho wed and Andy and i la work for Money appealing to her Lover. To assented and the consequence was that Tho Young couple had not one cent with which to set for themselves. After they were married she taught him to read and to world knows tha said the old Man with a sign of Relief us he stroked Down wig and pulled away at his of caly pipe. Of wonderfully Tobian it is a Long and Nigger Road that leads from the tailor s at Greenville to the presiden tial chair in Washington Bat that wonder Ful trip through Cumberland Gap has told its talc. Do in Tho wide world As i my dear augustas answer me one ques Tion and Rennke me Tho happiest woman in Tho world. Who waa that lady called up shall answer for said Dasher throwing open the door. Sister cried mrs. Dasher throw ing heist of into the arms of a very pretty woman what brought you on from new a letter from answered the sister. 1 planned a mis prise for said Dasher i wanted Graves to take you out for n walk to that when you came Buck you might find Jenny installed in your drawing room. But where is Don t ask said mrs. Dasher Blush ing. He s gone and i never want of Soe him he s a Snake in the grass a false Friend a sour Cross envious old Bachelor and i advise you dear Augustus never to Trust him for hell be sure to be tray Yon. I thank you a thousand times for my Breastpin and for sister s visit but if Ever Yon ask me to Recovo Bill Graves again i shall quarrel with Yoa on rights it was some Dayes before Dasher found Graves ouse but after that whenever or. Graves called be always found Dasher not at Home and his wife too. Why so Mucu Shautt is says Bayard Taylor there Giro do not jump from in Nucy to Young lady Hood. They arc not sent from the Cradle to the parlor to dress to sit still and look pretty. No they Are treated As children should be. During childhood which extends through a period of several Yeara. They Ore plainly and loosely dressed and allowed to run Romp and play in the open air. They Are not bonded Down girded about and oppressed every Way with countless frills and superabundant flounces. Nor Are rendered delicate or dyspeptic by continual stuffing with candies and Sweet cakes As Are the majority of american children. Plain simple food free and various exercise and an abundance of set Shine during the whole period of child Hood Are the secrets of Beauty in after tons rooms. Most parents before retiring to rest make it a duty to Vish Tho bleeping room of their children they do so in order to be satisfied that the lights Are exit Guilah de and that no danger a threatening their Little ones. But if they leave the room w Ith closed windows and doors they shut in As great an enemy a fire although his Rava Ges May not to readily detected. Poi son is there slow but deadly. Morning after morning do Many Little children Wake weary fretful Aad oppressed. What can it what can it be f tha Mother cries. In despair she has recourse to Medicine. The Constitution becomes enfeebled and the child grows worse. Cause per haps b never traced to Over crowded sleep ing rooms without proper air but it is nevertheless she right one. An intelligent Mother having acquainted herself with the principles of ventilation will not retire to her own room for the night without hav ing provided a sufficiency of air for her children in the same manner that she pro Vides and regulates their night covering or any other requisite for refreshing slumber. Sometimes by judiciously lowering a win Dow and at other times by leaving a door wide open this end May be attained. In Many houses tic Day and night nurseries communicate. When this is the cose Chi window of us fun tier tooth Aronld a Curt years ago no old sign Painter who was very Crosa very Gruff and a Little deaf waa engaged to paint the ten commandments on some Tab lets in a town not five Miles from a Aflato. He worked two Days at it Aad at the end of the a Neon Day the pastor of the Efa Orch came to see How the work progressed. Old Man stood by smoking a abort pipe is the reverend run Hia eyes Over the tablets. The pastor his familiar Eye detected something wrong in the wording of the precepts Why Yoa careless old person you have left a part of of the entirely out dont Yon see p no such snid the old Man putting on Hia spectacles nothing bit there p persisted the pastor foot at them in the Bible you have left Home of the commandments oat what if 1 have said old obstinacy a to ran his Eye complacently Over Bia work what if i have i there s More there now than you la keep p another and More Correct artist employed the next Day. Say the quickest Way to Des Troy weeds is to Many a widow. 1 1 is no doubt a very agreeable species of husband a Kansas paper sneering at a stupidity of a contemporary says the Best thing he has got off this week a a to shirt what do Cala have which no other every Man can love Hia Friend Titre Only a godly Man. Lovo his an Alderman lately lost Hia Appe Tite but Tho unlucky finder being a poor Man with n forge family was ruined in less than a fortnight. Ctr. Lee is not writing a history it the War not will he write one

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