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The Philanthropist (Newspaper) - September 18, 1838, Cincinnati, OhioRoom my unfortunate and distracted % pm Yahm in a Guy Ott tuesday a Teninga the Wesleyan and we Billete Baptist chapels were opened for service a the former being tastefully decorated with bran ebes of the Palm a Sago and other Trees with a Eriety of appropriate devices having a portrait of r majesty Iii the Centre and a Crown Hen we visited the Chapel about 10 of clock it completely full but not crowded the generality of the audience Widl dressed i and All evidently of a fuck class of the coloured ail negro popu latter. Thor ii after i a finder sound a very Esteel Lent and moderate Sermon in All political Points wet delivered by the Hev. Or. Kerr the highly petted pastor the congregation was dismissed shortly after 12 of clock at which hour Fht Chr he Bell commenced its solemn peal and Poisy Spiris welcomed in the morning of prelim with lond cheers and planted a huge which they termed the a tree of Liberty in the Centre of the two roads crossing the this time the Baptist Chapel was oped for the reception of stragglers and about 8 a. To. Was thronged in every part at which per of service commenced and continued till after 5 when after making a Cou Clion the Well tired and in Many instances newly awakened audience dra3 de their Uncertain Steps to the nearest shelter which Elmir own or i Clr acquaint auces Hoti ses or the More general accommodation of open passages and piazzas afforded. A Al 10 a. M. The regular service of the Day commenced and excepting the before mentioned trails Fra station in the Market Square and a very few stragglers there was nothing in the aspect of affairs at All different rom the general i i Carance displayed by any other religious Holiday in the Cundar. Towards evening however a few did Eor Deil Drumin Wiigs and Fife Ings were heard Nally round the before mentioned a in Oft Market Square. Which under the favor Pfabe Ardful Moon and the Aid of some half dozen of note throw candles at length became the Ren Devons of sundry Jim crw a and Johnica noes a whose a merry antics a a it Fantail in a Ripok a a Richness and a Racines to the general Acene a barring its impropriety on so solemn a is Day a Aid ahead each Ottum the Giraos had made a in Tidi sports the greater part of the night was Speahr All this and much More of the same sort our great feet Psi was have had in hand hut it is not die Ort or Intelli Refice Thi like Best to publish they have their reasons among which the inter aate of truth and humanity Art not to to found Laweence of 81a�rcry elsewhere. Of couts no one can doubt that this act of Giot Britain is to exert a conf thing influence a Stef the ties lilies of the Ena food every where a Peci Auy ii the neighbouring slave colonics and the a hinted state. The Barbados Liberal says a the poly phone of the 7ih july states in the follow the notice and extract of a letter that the a of korites of Cuba have it in contemplation to pro by after foe first of August All Intercourse with i Maica except by ships of War a a a the foreign slave colonies have certainly great Repani for fear in foe emancipation of the slaves in the a Nghinh colonies. But Uon Intercourse cannot Preye fit and will scarcely delay foe evil which they dread. They must free their slaves or their Lavoi will free thenus Elress or be exterminated in foe it repeated attempts to do so. Tie same paper foe Falph pm of foe 5th states on authority that can be Relief on a that Art _ insurrection of foe slaves had recently broken out in twin Quad de Cuba but was suf pressed i foot for of any Uve the editor ask a a How do foe paltry govern dirt of Spiik imagine a Stettmeir Iii re Tala their Ife Gro population in the did Dies of slavery with Tia newly made free men a Jamaica on one Side of them and those of St. Dot tango on the other a Fri silent Boyei is vary quiet Pacific old gentleman although he has Bat lately Given Louis Phillipuk to understand that upon proper occasion he has no objection to a Little fighting but boy ii will not always be president of. Domingo you know and his Suc raft of May have a greater relish for the sort of tag than to has. In that Case we can very Well of Terstand Reader Al Foong you May not that Caba May offer a tempting Field for the display of negro Enterprise and a foe paltry government of Spain roust be far better circumstanced than at a foment to present a any thing like an effectual Ebeck to his the tata of Faaliag among the Planten. The following extract of a in tote has been handed to it for Publio lion. La was forwarded to gun Tammui in this City from a Send in new has in and Alt lieu a to a in wishes no news yet icon Tajna items it sumo Keiit interest to repay foe Reader for his trouble. The writer of it is w. R. Hayek toe author of foe letter Phi fobbed on our fim Page from the new Haven Herald. We Are informed that a few years sing Jik be went out to the West indies a decided colonization St. A a Quot we Are now in foe midst of a revolution Buqo Fofo Calm peaceful Buthot foe less mighty and entire. I was in Antigua in february. 1 there Beard that Montserat lying in sight of Antigua had resolved upon foe total about Iofe of slavery on the first of August i supposed As did others that foe inf Lucoe of foe contiguous Island of anti go a had led to this result and did not for a to aet indulge foe thought that the other islands would do foe same. On my return to Barbados i found that Foo subject was freely Lalk of and in the course of a few weeks frown foe time that foe Quesi Iob tji ised among foe people foe sentiment in Tavik of abolition became quite general. On foe 17fo is a Bill was to be brought before foe the members came to town and foe general sex of citation was that foe Bill would pans. But at the h meeting a Qto my was not food May Fearm to meet the question had House and no business could be done. The friends of emancipation Felt their High raised Hopes a Little damped but the result showed that there was no cause of alarm. The members had deserted in posts immediately commenced a canvass oath ctr a respective parishes to ascertain the sentiments or or constituents. The governor convened the Hoik following week and on the 24th of april lug Foh House fresh from Fos instructions of foe proprietors of the flute population the Bill giving entire Freedom to Tomc slaves on foe 1st of August passed with but a me dim mating voice i was present at the do hate and it was one As you May suppose of 8urpai, fog interest. The subject foe occasion the fact i was emancipation by a few thousand what. Immig 9m to Wredt Hymana Blackf without fear or but by Good will and because free. Deal was preferred to slavery a conspired to Siake the Sipai pm real and ipg to be Wiki Embred. Every ode who spoke and i believe who voted upon the question were slave Boldes. And Shat was Fletr testimony in regard to to to a Kuet of Hoite a Laver t of per mtg Ltd of membrane that Mot i fou pm any Toha Iever a gait Faem but All bore Tettam to peaceable orderly and Inda Siri my omut during the a prior Here hip ,., if am a measure i a popular this it one. It Cave vary greek a May say intense Satin Faor on to Oom Munly at Large people of All ranks apr a. Pear to congratulate each offer As if upon foe acquisition of a great Victory. It was a glorious Victory indeed Over Pride tyranny love of pow a a Rice and every bad passion. I verily believe that the Joy of Joe emancipated slave was not to be compared to Foai of those who handheld them in bondage. But you May ask would trip owners of the slaves theirs clues have Ever granted in the first instance if great Britain had not struck the first Biow t Uii double july they never would. It is witnessing the results of partial emancipation though which has wrought this mighty change in foe lie arts of the Siave hold and makes Inera now gladly break the last a Jyh Bondmen a chains. Since the passage of inf emancipation oct thousands have been voluntarily set free. The proprietors seem determined to have the credit and satisfaction of doing so Nething in the great work As individuals and when the first of August comes with the act of Universal Freedom there will probably be in in Island but very few subjects for it to operate upon. I have Only to add that All is tranquil Here. St. Kitts Nevis St. Vincents Grenada Tortolo have All followed the example of this Island and i think that Ere this season is past not a vestige of slavery will remain in the British West indies. The pall of prejudice on Sacco int of color will soon be entirely removed front All these islands. Ignorance which in a Community of slaves reigns with unbounded Mastery Over the whole soil must give Way under foe new order of things. Thousands of Black children Are at school in different parts of the Island and you May see mothers and even grand a outliers curning to read by the assistance of these children. And As we daily see from our window foe crowds of Happy and intelligent looking boys going to and from school it is impossible not to perceive that they will be among the Fuire legislators of the Coli Itaf. There is an inf fit school for Black children very near to where we live and if any one doubted in regard to the intellect of foe african race i would like to Point him to the com tenancies of these infants who have begun to learn. There Are no Marks of stupidity there but Preckel foe same animation quickness and expression that arc seen in schools in foe United red the had been deceived it returned to the Village enter night when one of the inhabitants began to barricade hta smoke Louee Anding he feared some one would steal Bis meat now they Felt assured the negroes were in the smokehouse and set a watch while a part Wen for a wan ant the Justice declined giving a warrant to search for stolen Gooda in the night so they had no alternative hut to keep the watch until were stationed with pistols while the rest Lepf but they were hardly quiet in bed before a whittle was heard suspicion was excited they were Tom the abolitionists were about to take the negroes and that they led them through by ways a with a Ball a Pursuit was Given through Briar and Brake Mountain and Deli until Day tight left them nothing to Hope from it and they return to search the smoke House. A warrant was about to % Ptim our readers cured when in Justice cutting his eyes to the Street saw the roasts he Riding briskly out of town and informed hts customers that unless he was detained there would be none to serve the warrant Pursuit was made and he overtaken about three Miles from town. A new Difili Cully now arose they had no warrant and the Constable had other business which he must do first what Sli Ould they do they were told another costs de lived on the other Side of town about two Miles they Clu Rcd for him. In the mean those at the smoke House were encountered with new difficulties the owner let Egan to tear off the roof of the House so that the slaves might is Caine. As they supposed this they forbid and threatened to shout him if he Persia red. He obtained a warrant for the assault and the Constable having returned it was served on them. This was too bad they swore they would not go and leave the Alavo a to escape resistance w As vain but to pacify them the Constable opened the smokehouse door and behold no slaves were there in prey were taken Lief re the Justice and fined. Their insolence was in Toler Alde and their abuse was arrested by a threat to Send them to Mcconnelsville jail. Thus ended this farce much to their discomfiture. In the mean while the Staves were reaching that place in which they any the Devil cannot find one when he gets there so much for signals amp a. Amp a. Your Friend Horace Nye. Communications. In trouble. For the Putnam aug. 30, 1838. Of tend Bailey i have just been Reading the doleful account the Man Iff the Par Karabura Gazette gives to it of the escape of 15000 dollars Woith of human Battels from that neighbor Hood and the Wam inf that we of Ohio a bold m future behave ourselves better or we a bold not have the Benefit of their contemplated internal improve Torita dec. I with much Friendly advice for which we Are bound to give them much thanks whether we shall profit by this remains of no test tsp rift Ftp it isl Sale a up the Agency of the Flie Arroli to hoists ill for waiting to a land of Heity the fugitives escaping from the old Dumi Tyirin a whose Bill of rights de cares a a that All men arc by Natura a ally free and Independent and have certain inherent rights of which when they enter into a state of society they cannot by any compact deprive or divest their i Rity namely the enjoyment of life and i by hot with the Means of acquiring and phases Sig property and vase Rico Airo Obix Idisro map Kii Ress Airn Baasto and that a men having a Neffic Keiit evidence of permanent Camm interests with and attach intent to the Community have the right of safer age and cannot be taxed or be deprived of their pro try for Public use without their own consent or that of their representatives so elected now Boob by air Law to what cd the Navy hot. In Urca xxx Abb Abb Tab i it it Xic Eood. Adopted june 12, 1896, by affirmed Jan. 14,1836. And Nowr these men Esti Vipon it to Aalst Tohm in taking away the Liberty and Pfund Erting the of skete my to my my and Ehi Idrez and Ibera from n big Vogt no Ita Toines i def tha Poult Day of their Dia pleasure a Ltd the refusing us the part to on in the benefits of their splendid in fire Demmitt f verily i Taink the Indus ends must be Good which Shidu cause Usati participate i theae crimes and Vilt Date the Laws of god that these Aid in Advance. Such ought not to be offended. It to form acquaint the agent with the mistake and Justice Shad be me at once. One subscriber of this kind Wahoo offended a receiving a Bill for dues which had been he says discharged that he at once wrote us an angry letter containing an abrupt Stop by Pupert he is Welcome to discontinue. A Man who will grow furious at such a trifle and act so absurdly As not to give us an Opportunity to rectify our errors we do not wish to number among again we say if any of on subscribers Quot receive what they consider incorrect Bills we Pray them to give us the credit of being honest men and to write to us immediately. Act the pm Bli Shino agent has been absent during the last week so tha foe usual list of receipts is deferred till the next number. Ic7 we had no room last week to Call the attention of our readers to the admirable letter of John Quincy Adams to his constituents. His name however is the Best introduction and is quite a ii Ough to secure attention to whatever comes from his Tongue or pen. On the fourth Page of to Days paper we republish the supplement to his celebrated speech on Texas amp a. At the late session. Let All read it. For Tju Rich Onil City Beauga co., sell 3d, 1838. Proscription. Doct. Bailey dear sir As a specimen of the prescriptive spirit of the opponents of anti-8iavery principles i will briefly relate the proceedings of a whig convention held at Chardon Beauga county a few Days since. In the first place those towns in which anti slavery principles have taken deepest Root and in which there is a majority of Anit Severy voters were very thinly represented some of them were not represented at All. But there Are Throe towns Wahidi Are decidedly to and those Hirse towns were greatly Owr represented and sent several More delegates than was their equitable number for the express purpose of voting Down any candidates that might he tainted with abolition Bra. And of they did Bat in order to effect their object some were obliged to it put in two votes for one candidate and when they came to canvass they found five More votes than there were delegates. But so intent were they on Good people May wrest a die Niage of their fellow men with out fee or Reward. I Trust however they base not wealth enough to bribe us to Annfa iniquity por we so. Devoid of of principles As to be brought 1 submit Dur twi sciences to their Otan Derd of Ohdo a wbk a we do a we shall deserve their kind a re a a Iii when we Violata their territory by setting our feet upon their sail the guar Antoe of the Constitution of the United states that 1 he Citi Lens of each slate shall be entitled to the privileges and in my in the several Stales a an or be deprived of life lib it Yew property without due process of Law. When they come amongst us to reclaim their human Chatt efe a which cannot take care of them Selvana they As Eunmi to lord it Over our ito lored a vixens search their houses threaten them and the and talk As if they were indeed endowed by their cd Kator with Somaoa Over Tebei fellow men few ind etl i Trust Here Are amongst us who will submit longer to Thor arrogance for one i say let them beware How a tvs come Here to exhibit their meanness prowling about on Prem sea eaves dropping Atid hiring the scum of owes vice and this Village to do such things that they May reclaim women who escaped from their contaminating Guart Manship and Are seeking a land whare they May claim the ownership of their own bodies and the guardians of their hew Tity. Their names Are known and deeds which should make the Moat debased Blush May yet be proclaimed to the world that it May Learie to know slavery and despise those who claim to Uve it As a right. Let me set the i right in one particular a they Sty an of ignited band Ara constant Gid Ity of indict by abetting and aiding these Hasapes. There a no Nee easily for a Okliar out other to escapes than those the masters and i stresses a Tver these Are abundantly sufficient and the assertion if intended to insinuate that the friends of the slaves go amongst them to induce them to escape is As base As the Ai or who assorted it. And that is enough. That there Are those who with the slave and give him food Zaimant and Money with our Best advice and a takes both a it i Tionesta and we do not deny and i Cap inform this editor that there Are few Here we an honest n an would prise As an associate who give iffy Zairi Tenace to the kid Napper whether under the color of human Law or not i and those who have any reputation to lose had better remove la where soc this Are countenanced. Inere Are a few men in a Ness a he whom the slave holders know As their willing tools who Are constantly in their employ the very sight of whom of this aide of the River be notice mischief and puts the friends of humanity upon the Alert. Last Gik three coloured freemen on their return from Cinci Mim to pitl Simgh from which place they had gone on a keel boat which was left in Conser Uerice of the lowness of the water were about to be Ltd napped by these persons but two of our friends on this Side observing How they were followed prevented it from a slave Stato had Given notice that the Dolce red my Mere in the mood a but wodday and the fact that they were slaves was Imsen fur granted Beeai Mulbey had a skin not comply thing their designs that they refused to re consider the canvass Aslet Alcnse the abolition candidate for stale representative a Nan who was Well known in the last legislature As an enlightened financier and even a know cd by his opponents to be the Brnt Man they could elect we it not that he was an open Frank unwavering Abbot itt Onist which was a crime to race Reprima Ion too great to be tolerant would have had a majority. After disposing of All Maboti zionists if that mean illegal cowardly manner the convention proceeded to choose delegates to District Conye of to by bed it Bloton Febu of a candidate to be run for Congress. An abolitionist was then proposed As one of the delegates to Tiit con Vendor and suffice it to say that he has Ever been considered on e of the most enlightened farinos and judicious men in the county. But he was guilty of being a Friend to the oppressed consequently he was a hotly Dhanu life eve to be a Delegate to a con Votion and Wah at of ice to ced Down in the same illegal and underhanded manner re it a them berth that it wat not Kun in or that fight of a oks Tiow Iete that their Pitt com were to be the the of Guf Liti to a Jyce until Aller the meeting was Organ Jed for if that fact bad been divulged the Reuhs wout id have been very differ enl i apprehend. Now sir what is our duty As abolitionists is it not quite time that the abolition its of Beauga come a Uland take a decided political sited against this accursed spirit of oppression a of opinion the position is forced or on us. One of the Best ind most fit men in the county a a state representative acknowledged to be such Ewe Boykis Opp Onitt a Pica Erilien for nothing but his Mph Difu t Soi Fri for nothing but an opinion. In fever of what ? Why of free doing Freedoine of thang hts Freedom of speech and Frea die Olsfon. Do such such proceedings Harrio Vize with the principles of Jefferson Are they in accordance with the spirit of our state and Federal Constitution do they coincide with ? is it n of time that abolitionists were awake to their Pouti Eai Dutie i Shanw Esil quietly Down and per met this pro slavery spirit to Batter Down every landmark of Republican Huberty anal dts Franchisin Avery Friend a of Freedom an a Amanita make the Man who has the Morai your at to think for Kimeff and raise his a Oka against oppression Ine Guible to say office simply Beaute he is an advocate of Freedom f but the said Abs fiction candidate above refer red to had the audacity at the last session of the Ohio to rate Bis Voi Ltd be he was actually in favor of ameliorating the condition of the free people of color of this state and offered a Resolution requiring the auditor of this state to furnish a report exhibiting the amount of Money that had been collected of the Black population to a locate a a of their Man Chuden that would be worse than four but to educate the White children of Ohio teds was is Arimes in this he exposed is acres a and it was enough. A what need we further evidence to Down with him Down with him. But these Wei of Beauga have outdone themselves and if i am not mistaken they will find in the sequel that their prescriptive spirit will not be sustained at the ballot Box. A subscriber. We Hope so. Let the whig abolitionists of gear a county ascertain the sentiments of the Van Boren candidate and if they ibo favourable to anti slavery give him their votes. But if both candidates he Rotten let abolitionists remain aloof time will teach Politi Tana Wisdom. Coloured like at All events As the Leader has a brother a Justice of foe peace about 4 Miles i n foe Wood it offered a Good Opportunity for making a speck. Our editor of parkers Burgh also complains their pure Era were misled by Frise information obstacles Sre thrown in the Way and signals Sre made in Fostir presence and when answered they Are derisively told they Are Welcome to How very or. Editor let Roe Teli this tale As i have heard it from Good authority. 8otne time since Afler the human chattels began to walk off from Washington Bottom what a place lome slave Holder. Or Freir bettors came Over to the Ohio Side about four Miles up the Hock Hocking to a Man whom they suspected As aiding foe a Feighl and while foe larger body stationed themselves in foe situation to Lynch the culprit if he could be got out of the House being night one or two who might at any time have Parkd for Salavea were additionally Dis gained and made to Altha pm St of refugees asking advice and Aid and in this Way they of burned what they sup nosed sufficient knowledge of the Routs and stopping places of those who took that Road to enable them to retake any Othni. Might flee from Freir Protection though they failed on principal do Lect Rii. Getting the of Lender into Tsi Tautic to where they a mind Lynch a free cd Ian 6f Ohio and Teake la a a a a pm foe a wok Dominion a before foe Law could reach to a a. The next party which left their Peculiar i astr Utonn. Consisted of foe wife of one who had gone before with fors a children,1 accompanied by three Ami to waste a fit a make a successful push that would deter any Futua a a a emigrants a Pursuit was made and All the haunts of for beaten up until at last they came to a Small Village in Morgan county inhabited principally by quakers called it in Svihel Here they Felt sure of overtaking Freir prey on enquiry they were told that the fugitives had been there but w ave Pua Bing for Putnam at foe rate of my Miles an hour. Gave new animation and off cosy went after pursuing far that Foey Felt ass 1c? the West May expect that for two or three years to come there will be two sets of accounts of a matters and things in the West indies. So it was in relation to the working of tie apprenticeship system and so it will be in a Clatious to the results of abolition. The enemies of emancipation will Lay Lipold of every fault of the negro and magnify it of every temporary vexatious inconvenience and publish it As a specimen of the results of abolition. A Large class of political and religious editors in this country will draw All their information exclusively from this source. If some of the negroes turn idlers this will be retailed As an evidence of the to Pouch of emancipation. If some of them stand out for higher wages this will be set Down to use account of All the Good effects of the act will be unnoticed and unpublished. On the other hand the friends of emancipation will give the other Side of the picture. From them we shall hear Little of the evil but much of the Good. In one thing however they will differ from Thek antagonists w Hile they proclaim the Guiod effects of emancipation chiefly they will not conceal or deny that there May be Petty Vexa Lions and inconveniences. We do Hope that both the anti slavery and pro slavery press in this country whether it be religious or political will give the Elwie troth pub Lish fair and full reports on both sides of the question so that the american people May be enable pc to judge correctly concent aug this important matter. For one we will try to do our duty in this Way. Id the third of next october an anti slavery meeting will be held at West Bam More. Two clerical gentlemen messes. Stubbs and Boyl Cit it in expected will be in attendance As speakers. A news from the West on our first Page and read the accounts of the horrible devastation and ruin produced by immediate a Manci potion in the West indies. Testified to by the planters themselves and familiar to every pc Ragm in this country who has made the apprentice Syl Terai a subject of observation that this system so flu from having been a school of preparation to the Lalye a state in which the planters and negroes would gradually become fitted of a sustain the new relations soon to arise Betseen them was in fact As degrading to the slave As the old system Eft him no More Lime for improvement subjected him to is Manji cruelties was move irritating to oth parties and directly calculated to create a deadly hostility Between master and slave. Let us hear a greater Man than the Herald Etlis Tor. In the British emancipator for june 6th, there is published a letter from lord Broughan to Enjamin Smith m. P., in answer to one written by this gentleman containing strictures on Brougham a course in advocating immediate emancipation he following extracts Are worthy of notice. A experience a says his lordship a has proved that those who were for emancipation without apprenticeship were right because it has proved that the negro is capable of industrious habits the moment you make him again a a you justly term the bargain of 1833 one which has jailed to produce adequate Benefit to the slaves but Why simply because those who made it if it was a bargain which i deny believed that the slaves could not with advantage or even safety to themselves be made at once a a the transition state was agreed to for the Benefit of the slaves themselves and it was reluctantly agreed to because we believed erroneously As experience has since proved that they were not Jit for Freedom Quot another extract and one peculiarly appropriate to the editor of the colonization Herald who is Ond of citing St. Domingo against us a a i cannot however in passing avoid to remark on the prodigious thoughtlessness which could make you cite St. Domingo against him Bulwer in 838, in proof of the negroes unfitness for immediate Freedom. Many abolitionists myself among the rest held this doctrine in former times others dissented from it. But after the example of Antigua and bermudas which the last three years Lave furnished to decide the question forever can by Man believe it possible that a person Jafet log to reason upon the subject should revert to the disputed experience of forty years ago Olid shut his eyes to what is now Intonte Stiim by going on before his face. Will the Herald editor please to answer lord Brougham a questioned. Of Phil p. S. Another fad in relation to the Choice of a Cali Didato for representation ought to be noticed and noticed too to foe shame and disgrace of Geaugh a county it is the a although a majority of the whigs of a Beauga profess to be Temperance men yet they hate abolition so much More than intemperance that they not Only disposed of the anti slavery candidate in the unfair and illiberal manner above mentioned but selected in his Stead a rom be Era a Roan who Retalia liquor by foe Glass sundays As Well As As other Days and follows the Busiere for a five Hood. When 1 reflect upon the doings of the convention i can hardly believe that i reside in the enlightened county of Beauga. Shall foe voters of Beauga petition their representative next session to use his influence to effect such a Reform As Mas a Achus Seta and Tenn Faaee ? not for be would probably go for distilleries and Gri Geriena. Besides a is a know lodged by Bis supporters to be As much inferior to the Abol Trion candidate in Point of business Talent and general intelligence As can Welt be fact would of equip be inferred from foe manner in which he grins a livelihood by be tailing spirituous liquors. The philanthropist. Edited by g. Bailey or. D. Cin Climati tuesday morning september 18, Issa c7 we thank Friend Burleigh for his kind offer to act As an agent for the and shall be Happy to do him the same favor. C7 a Large Supply of Olcott a lec tums has just been received. We shall fill out the numerous orders already forwarded for them so soon As possible. C7 we rejoice that read re of anti slavery works Are multiplying in the West. The demand for books is rapidly increasing. This is a Good sign. There should be anti slavery libraries throughout the a ample. How much might be done in this Way by our Oliree Hundred societies we Call on these societies to awake. Books must now do the of lecturers and they will do it effectually if ouf friends one and All will Only take hold of the matter vigorously. Come Send in our orders Luisa the Money. Cash payments a this is our role. Publishing agent has for some weeks past been forwarding accounts to subscribers of dues to the philanthropist. Occasionally a mistake is made and a Bill sent to some punctual a body a who has already cleared off old scores and the colonization Herald is vexed by use abolitionists Are so vociferous in their expressions of Joy at the recent events in the British colonies its editor rejoices with a chastened Joy. Abolitionists never see beyond their noses but he is a philosopher he reviews the past he dives deeply into the future fearful visions flit before him he fears More than he Hopes he remembers Hayti he shudders when lie thinks of a a Lacfi lords am a Black Empire terrible struggles a much bloodshed a extinguished civilization and yet on the whole he is sanguine enough to believe that the Blacks will at length acquire Possession a without much we would remind the Herald that the supreme governor of the universe has. Not left this Earth or its inhabitants without fixed and uniform Laws and that All his attributes Are pledged to punish disobedience and Reward obedience to them. To to do wrong is not Only to act wickedly but foolishly it is to contend with supreme Power and Wisdom to continue in a wrong practice under the apprehension that evils will Follo w from its reformation greater than from its continuance is not to act the philosopher but shall we say it it is to act the fool for it is to suppose that god has annexed penalties to obedience and comparative rewards to Dis obedience. To doubt when men have Abol shei an immense system of wrong and stand in fear lest ceasing to do evil should be productive of More harm than continuing to do evil betrays shallow philosophy great ignorance of the Laws of the moral world and a surprising want of of tilth in god we have no fears with regard to the results o emancipation in the West indies. If slavery be a wrong action emancipation is a right one am the almighty must approve of it because it is obedience to his own Laws and he will assuredly of Low it with his Blessing if there be Quot any troth in his word. May bewilder themselves with Freir so called philosophy we shall cling to our Faith. The inconvenience of a facts contradict a Many screed the Man is very Apt to contradict facts. In the opinion of the gradualist and colonization St immediate emancipation madness the Only Safe kind of abolition is that which is gradual and conditional. Unluckily for these speculate its the facts relating to West India emancipation frown upon their dogmas. What then is to be done a must we confess ourselves in the wrong nay verily we have a Creed and is True because we have always believed it so it cannot be exactly fitted to facts fact must be fitted to Titius the colonization Herald speaking of the apprenticeship system says a a Titia system of gradual emancipation has been in a a Evatte not four a dirt but i foot satisfy of i Iber of foe two parties a tile Okkens of the Esta Tes or the working people on them. Stitt the lapse of time has served to in apace both to masts and tvs Siats for foe new relations which they were destined to take and have now actually taken towards each these remarks Are made in the very Teeth o the oct believed in by the entire British nation t l and he has not changed his views in regard to it and declines to give a pledge Richer to the friends or enemies of anti slavery. In thus declining we think he did right. We abhor pledges. We. A. Penniman can4idatc for the general Assembly is Trief and to the print. He believe that Congress has the right to abolish slavery in the District and would vote to favor of a Rusolo Tion a instructing our senators Anco requesting or representatives to Vole for a Bill abolishing Flavery in the District of Columbia and territories his always considered Patton a gag a violation of the Constitution is opposed to the annexation of Texas regards the act of Congress excluding the slave from a jury trial As and will a vote for Ait act extending the right to every individual a in All Casan there life and Liberty Are Robert Carothers candidate apr. W state legislature never entertained any doubt As to the Power of Congress to abolish Shavery in the District yet doubts the expediency of its use under present Circum Stam in every of life would exert All his influence in perpetuating the right of petition is decidedly opposed to the admission of Texas and where there is any doubt As to the Validity of the claim in a slave cae is in favor of a jury trial. John Mcdowell state Lehi Lantre esp Date believes that Congress has the right but might not now to abolish slavery in foe District has always been an advocate of the a Fht of petition is opposed to the Annex Akra of Texas a in any form to the Union and believes that the right of Ury trial ought to be extended to Evcic human it eing when Liberty is at stake. John sheriff believes that Congress has full Power to abolish slavery in the District and that the slave Trade there is a disgrace to lots nation has no doubt that Patton a gag Reso Hytien was an infringement of the right of petition ought to be rescinded would Lodi on tie an Texa Tion of Texas As one of the greatest Evite Thatje a White Menit is certain makes no difference with the slaveholder. He would As soon put a a Chain Quot a twi a a horse lock round the neck of a White Man As that of a Black one. Read the following from a late number of the Alabama Beacon a $25 re from foe subscriber in Tuscaloosa county residing about three mites from Carthage and Twenty mites South East of Tuscaloosa a White negro Man about 24 or 25 years of age White ail Over White headed and As Kinky As any negro thick lips and Fiat he is near sighted walks erect Steps High and rather awkward. Me Jor chased him last Winter from John f. Forest and George Laws speculators from North Carolina. He will make for a free state or for North Carolina hts name is Squire he had Cotton clothes on when he left no hat nor shoes. He had a curia locked with a a ohs lock a Youhn his 31sck. He has a scat on his right hand and thumb that has been done web a Mill saw. The above Reward will he Given for Bis detection and confinement in any jail in a foe state and $60 if out of the state. R. Green. Aug St 33, 1838 a 162 it $300 Voa a Missino Hundred dollars Reward will be paid for the delivery of a letter written by the governor of Georgia to Slade the it is to be distinctly unders that said Tetter is not to be read by the finder there being certain passages in it that ought not to meet the Public Eye. Upon de very or transmission of said letter to the executive department foe above sum will be paid out of any monies in foe Treasury not of Serwise appropriated. So then governors too have to pass under the Yoke. It is not unlikely that the letter has foundered at some of the Post offices. The governor we Trust has not committed High treason still this thing of Corres Moding with a notorious abolitionist looks rather suspicious a if it be True important last two at numbers of the Christian witness published Pittsburg contains the answers of the several candidates for the state Senate House of represent lives and Congress to communications of the executive committee of the Western District of the Pennsylvania anti slavery society the Candi dates for the state Senate Are jambs r. Mcclin Tock and Thomas Williams the Forlifer gentleman avows himself in favor of extending the right of jury trial to All cases in which the a question of personal Liberty is to be decided a opposed to the abridgement of the sacred right of petition and hostile to the annexation of Texas. In relation to the other a questions propounded respecting we presume the right and duty of Congress to abolish slavery in the District he declines giving an answer because they require much deliberation Are Nom undergoing discussion by the Ablest men of our country and involve interests and consequences affecting foe nation at Large a just the reasons Why he was desired to give his opinions on the subject. Thomas Williams 4�nies the right of any class of men to demand pledge Froin Freir believes in the entire Power of Congress Over foe question of slavery in the District but entertains grave doubts As to foe propriety of its exercise at the present time has never expended much reflection on territorial slave apr but has alleys been opposed to the undue multiplication of slave states hesitates not to declare his uncompromising hostility to foe annexation of Texas regards Patton a gag Resoluti Oik As a denial of the right of petition a right a existing independently of foe Constitution unquestionable in its nature and extending far beyond the boundaries not merely of civil Freedom but of the civilized world is Uncertain about the right of jury trial in slave cases but thinks that such a ground should be taken As should entrench neither on the sovereignty of the states nor the right of slaveholders As guarantied by the Federal Constitution. R. Biddle candidate for Congress has no doubt of the Power of Congress to a legislate on foe subject of slavery in the District but is equally certain that the exercise of the Power would be a inexpedient and unwarrantable deprecated the agitation of foe slavery question on the floor of Congress but disapproves of Patton a gag says his course on the Texas question is Well known could befall the country and believes foal in foe Case of absconding slaves where a reason male doubt existe that doubt should be Octen Reed by a jury. A we commend the correspondence event earn in these questions and answers to the Atten Tida of our neighbor of the chronicle foe a at Imam go Detector a a cheering evidence of the activity of abolition. The ballot Box a rembut for National crimes a Sermon in holed the remedy for a it us a Elling by Rev Lyman Beecher do a sued to the crime of slave holding by one of former part Hinners. More than 32 years ago. Or. Beecher preached a Sermon on duelling in which he insisted on the duty of every one to withhold he vote from any Persoff who had been concerned As principal or accessory in this crime. Recently or. Johnson editor pro. Tem. Of the lib enter thinking it might be applied to foe ease of Slavkay republished it in that paper a striking out the wont dueling and its correlative terms and phrases and inserting in their place the words slavery slaveholders dtc., As foe ease might required taking abundant care however to Goard the Reader against attributing to or. Beecher this App Lealion of his arg Amente. We have to thank it or Freede in Boston for a copy of this Sennon so Aeq Tod which has just been published in pamphlet it is not often that one Sermon Moy be Mafort to answer two purposes so important and yet so distinct we would advise All who have any doubts As to foe propriety duty and importance of pol Iii Cal action on the part of abolitionists to get this Sermon. It is published in Boston by Isaac Knapp no. 25 Cornhill the right abolitionist a leading Man in the whig party in one of foe upper Cono ties of our state says a a in All other respects i much prefer or. A to or. A but i or one am wily prepared to oppose candidates of the political party with which i have acted heretofore if necessary to effect a greater Good Quot this is the right kind of spirit let it pervade All our abolitionists and in two years the representatives of Ohio both in Congress and foe a Alo legislature would be decidedly anti slavery a a i am an american Foo privileges of such citizenship about two months since foe new Concord anti slavery society Hom a meeting in Norwich twelve Miles from Zanesville. Several gentlemen of the to Bocra a attended and manifested due Devotion to a son fora Brethren a by coarse and disorderly conduct during the continuance of the meeting and by Poting foe members with eggs on its Adjo armament. In Stuart who had been or teen at the meeting As he was walking through foe streets the next morning was violently set upon by a mob which however he contrived to baffle until he reached foe office of or. Verdins a Justice of the peace. The ruffians immediately surrounded foe door uttering bloody threats and proceeded to kick and abuse the defenceless Man in the presence of foe Magis a trate. Or. Sloan called a Iron and redress but the Tomshy Justice replied that he would have nothing to do with foe matter the whole affair was Sif sequently Laid before foe grand jury for Muski Ngum county and though the evidence was conclusive they re foam of find a Bill against the assailants. The foregoing fact have been communicated to us by or. Stuart himself. Such Are the privileges of american citizenship. A a / am Sui Jim Encan citizen Quot what of that i tie mob is your master sir Aye and foe master of the magistrate too. The Miami county anti a society was organized july Lois by a convention held at the presbyterian Church in Troy. President hurl Burt Murray Secretary h. H. Mccorkle. A manifesto containing an exposition of Fletr cd Jeet principles and measures was issued and the too Stit ution circular for subscribers. One he trod and three persons have Emma Levi their members. #3 a i jul s the Portage county anti a. Society Hadd a spirited meeting at Hudson aug. 22d, and among other things Reso hed that it is the Doty of Bolit Omste sole lao for elective Franchita without Emmatt Tiff foe Meeney la

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