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Tioga Eagle (Newspaper) - September 16, 1840, Wellsboro, PennsylvaniaIn Cori Nib m in an enlarged and f Feu net Rabieh we loud. J he to Low May in moly he Public Are aurally to Call fees. Elrita before can be Nodot Babut a Given both to p i English and pie invisible Green. Brown re Wool dyed Black Wool Dye Black single muted plea raid Loo. Sat nets assorted Tad. Elves doable backed other vesting m undressed dressed net dotted and figured Jack. Muslims Robinet s to trotted cloth lining dts inn fish Buffalo Akin. Buck drillings lotto of eat stapes of various kinds of go vein furniture prints diaper table Black tongs is stocks Callnn ontu4 fancy Nib soda papa Bradie silk Flagg to Pon Reb gum Suspender a kid damask table cloths Ink handler res Bead bags and Pur. A Duck counter paint Bur laps canvass Podl need Lawn together with ment of Domestic goods is ticking bleach Ahir plaids six Bales Cotton Candle Wick four yes. Sheeting is of ingrain carpeting sorts of Yankee no ured Down East a nets be visor Lent Fla Rife by artificial sow fid umbrellas. Hals fur double rim d Oil pc. White Lead no. 1 4. Wants of All descriptions seed Tanner sperm engine Copal varnish Elim. Glass 8 by 10, 18, by cloth d camels hair bad Cert cil brushes. Wort ment not gone maj. Try f knives and pocket t Sei Storff shears and is and tray v Curtin was punch players bikers celebrated Foch cd improved latches Patent single and single Atid in sets de socket framing Chis assorted Bright augers braces and Irons Bell Mettle de saw Mill Cross Nel slitting Compass f saws cast of All description uts and Crews of every is knobs and Candle i Iron Candle stick is Lmh bolts shoo and love and Rick. A Darling s Graw and stones re and round painted i and mers tools of nil and table Bells East Curry comb., waiters be Mills Patent Ware of All kind a look my glasses of Zes Idon and palens tin w adze t Best Kar Iron. Qwens Ware. Cut. Around and Mai it f every Queens wore of All is. R boots. Hemeli of every be found Foi. Tt.r.d., a de sugar banging and Ord vol. 5. Printed and. Published every wednesday by j. P. At of a year payable Liaf Yea i y a Advance of 50 triv t paid a i Hiti fee Wellsborough wednes dalt septem Bekle 1840 whole no. 109. Jeff the. Tiona county a. Conditions. Foo subscription received for a Shorter period Thea m nor w m any paper Hue of All present objects. In Thev pressed with headlong Zeal the Bilant and path Leas deep Miry Marsh the gloom of night and the Hub of noon beheld alike the m u a the Are paid but at Tho Speculator such Secli Nti of sets ii lines such of t ruin Book he ran Over he South North West Quarter 01 Section 14------ your name is Leander Pepper is it where did you get so much news you a n t the sheriff be Al and r t King the Cradle occasionally was then the company arose take your whole state for a gift Lien the children Ned too lond. And stretched themselves and began to what did you Tell my woman Yon was a Oil Grey headed Indian was Tilly empty and then the company arose Baaij Hunter for the touched Over a Large tub shelling Fern and stretched themselves and began to a on the Edge of a Hue but he ceased1 his guess it was about time to go to bed. By s equipment with the mention of a Hant noisy employment when he Willoughby inquired what was to be had completely misled both Host and stranger Lor no Indian will Ever Wil done with Hia Librae. Kostew. And to do them Justice never were Hongly to seen at work though Sorne Well i Spose he on slay where he time compelled by the fear or starvation or the longing for whiskey Grade himself by labor. Near the window was Phiet the Vork Bosch and entire Parallie Pinaha of the Stoe maker who in these regions from House to House shoeing the fam ily and mending the harness As he docs with Vanous interludes 6f songs land by said or. Handy for such proved to be his name any Man id these parts would As off his two nose As to but what can he have to reckon you Woi t sect Foi Hita without Vou Tarn him out on the main i and Askin alter that Here of he would get off to certainty land Sharks we be Ever had tie Hia legs i mad and 1 know 1 treated you worse the unfortunate traveller argued in Cal . Go reached a Point to which no historian the Tirrie will Ever be Able to do Jua a faithful picture of those wild Days would subject the most veracious chronicler to the charge of exaggeration and our great grand children can on any Given miracl dry wig Sage deductions As to the capabilities of the soil. Did you incline to City property to a splendid Forth the advantages of some unequalled site and your confidential Friend the land _. rain Hay and potatoes j pop screamed a White headed or jokes and Ever new and were Scusser and in Short Chin from the House Alam says sup this one who was a Little a was the Only resource and these Natu fast Wner she s a mind to. Come you Shan t Pei twinkling eyed fellow made the sm4iy a Meadows of lord by poor picking stir a step till you be had breakfast and just t replied the papa i be rafters ref Ullh the Burden of after the first of october. But to the got All my chores to do yet and he verite duty of the Weast Jil mash3 was the Good Steed despatch busied himself at a log pig stye on the thet fuel de hampered with the advise bad nothing fit to Etc and All thu from a purely disinterested solicitude for Welfort. These amiable individuals were strange of Tell no favourites w in in trial settlers if they chs Liko j the p n full l in Lor Hope to obtain adequate idea of the Looker Able to Tell you More than All which led away their fore about it to accompany you to the fathers Only by study de Happy spot though that he would not ticked facts As May be noted Down by those in whose the feeling recon it Tion of the delusion to still fresh our literary existence have become sufficiently confirmed to ii for Tho Collar lion of Anna s May he Lei red fro n u v Jhin up Rhi h fat re t m r of i lip 1 rfcs Lul but Tor the present let not neglect to store in the enduring pages of the Knickerbocker even the slight pit reminiscences connected with first Gigantic Bubble from which our country has suffered seeing is certainly in Tomt cases in the Days of Tho land fever we who were in midst of the infected District scarcely found it so the whirl the Feivor the flutter the do his own was their fre rapidity of step the sparkling of eyes quent reply to the applications of this the beating of Hearty the striking of kind and some thought them quite hands the utter of the hour right. Yet this state of feeling among were incredible inconceivable. The Man of one idea Wes every where no Man Tiad two. His o had no Money begged borrowed or stole it he who bad thought he made a generous Sac o for Horn i tic i n Specula in i t Ltd i it h itt t d in i Ivy v i Are tin in t j i i t i Iid us t aug Perst inc and distinction n is n their Smigi it cant firms i rounded by Trio possessions of tiie mag nates of the Lind the saw Only the Solitude which would probably been tamed on them for years and it was counted actual treason in a Sether to give any facilities to land lookers of whatever Grade. Let the land shark Rifice if he Lent it at cent per the to Desman forsook his shop the Farmer his plough the merchant Bis Airoza Bank director at the the hard handed was not without its inconvenient results to City gentlemen As witness the care of our Friend or. Willoughby a very Prim and smart Bachelor from it was when the whirlwind was at height that a gentleman wearing the counter the lawyer his office nay the in other words that of an uncommonly fat bridle the bars minister his desk to join the general even the school master in his a of one of the roughest log Hou to he abroad with the rest ses in the county of. The loaded Down his Birch or in the furry of his Hopes plied it with diminished unction tramp tramp along the land they Rode bplub1 along the Bea " the Man with one leg or he that had in 10, cd Iid at least get on Board a in a 1 1 j make for Chicago or Mil w in Cip i the Able but above h lie Ontero set out with his Poket map and co piss to , with disown eyes. Who would waste time n planting in build nig m him Menno county horse and his rider were loaded with All these unnecessary defences and cumbrous comforts which the fashion of the time prescribed in such i blankets Valise Saddle hags v d h is ters nearly Cove Neil the s i i int voluminous engr Inu m i us her cloth Romp Tilv i i it 11 Der the Zillaut sorrel see n 1 indeed fit for his Burden he look d is if he might have a wan any Stream in Mich Igan barbed from counter to Tail and the under Arm d Complete in opposite Side of the Road half As Large As the dwell my House. Here he was soon surrounded by a squealing Multi tude Wuh which he seemed to hold a regular conversation. Jmar Willoughby looked tithe West Ern Sun which was not Fai above the dense Wall of Trees which shut in the Small Clearing they at the heavy Clouds which and Vinced from the North threat ening i slow then it his watch lid Hen it his note Book i Fatti ail j it his Jim thl n Hole 1 m i i it 1 i it tins m t t Iii should tip t l Jooi v i n Niti Noi v Torii a Otic to me eth inn n v of Ai d Imu Tigjo Paik an lie had Ilso Ici Itie float Inland ind Istnick political be of being a Stu when a Man was in difficulties though hard to please at other times there Ault of these reminiscences which occupied a precious second was that Mir Willoughby dismounted fastened hit horse to the Fence and advanced with d Brave and determined air to throw himself upon female kindness and sym Pathy. He naturally looked at Tho lady As he approached the door but she did Notie turn the compliment she looked Al the pigs and talked to the Chil Dren and or Willoughby had tune to observe that she was the very duper it of Hei Bong. As rag ged and twice As Malm by jane1 she exclaimed in no Dulcet treble be done Spaddie n in that Ere water1 if i come there i la 9 you d better look at Sophroni i wis the reply. Win what s she i Doin " Iii ass i you look you la Vul or Eccl miss Malvina cooly privilege of munching wild grass the ram after his Day s journey. Then came the of lodging and children of All sizes Batter Ngum Fortis j and Jos and Down by the of a u a for master. The All keys completed the picture and Ike b Lyhl time drawn concept. The supper table which maintained t1, to i i m Hun its place in the midst of this living and i costless mass might remind one of in Stone lying bedded in the bust la g Lea. S othe acanthus but the Pas inn would be any but those of elegance. The a Lily that moment surface was an o the mistress of he Fca ii i a Eidi to turn a Quantity of Smovir hot potatoes adding afer a bowl of Salt another of pork Tat by tour Evvard or denominated Gravy plates and knives dropped in Amer Waid at the discretion of the company. Another Call of pop brought in the Host from the pig stye the heavy ram which had now began to fall a five my no doubt expedited the performance of the chores. Or. Willoughby a Tjho had established himself resolutely took advantage of a very Cloudy assent from the proprietor to Lead his horse to a shed and to Deposit in a Corner Pis cumbrous outer gear while the pan used in turn the Iron which served As a Dpn Iii the Witt m i Tio i a outside Over Flam in with by ident pm Sof Ali eaves Thost who and no pocket handler Chick Contin eel themselves with a nondescript which seemed to stand Foi it 11 n Towel and when this ceremony concluded All seriously addressed to Lien Zeheb to the demolition of the Pojta toes to grown the people accommodated with Chaus and cheats the children pro Eluted a series of Fly and packed it full of children and said there was no bed for him unless he could sleep a chamber with the boys or. Willoughby declared that he should make of t very Well with Ablan Ket by the fire. I just 43 you and his Host but Solomon sleeps there and if you like to sleep by Solomon it is More than i should this was the name a the old Indi an and i. Willoughby once More cast woeful glances toward the ladder. But now the school master who seemed rather disposed to be civil de or s. Indy Sei 1 r t Heie debt famous breakfast it re tue and before it was finished the i using p dirty made their appearance having had s no Diffie culty in finding their Compamo a had made no very uncommon mistake As to to tin ours and town lines. Ill cell be or. Hard confidentially As with its Niesji leaded with tents Pun pases. And hemp ers of provi serfs was getting Imo order for a March to the Prairies ill Tell be be occasion to Stop any where in the Bush you d better Tell pm at the first jim1 off that Yon a n t land Hunters but or. Willoughby had already had a eau Tion ravages of the plague in con fatality is greater at some seasons than at others. Generally More at its commencement1 and its t in proportion of deaths less than when it is at its height no acc curate estimate therefore can be made umber of deaths in a Hundred certain it is however there Day any who Are about the Middle 1836, the number of deaths Given in an official in november the disease was Al its height there were currently reported to be nearly 2000 deaths daily and the whole number of victims which fell Dpi ins the autumn and was believed by to be not Lilian 100 000 for the truth of estimates i can not vol re the Sec Ica met my in oct i Sci True r s ple Plim it ii the very n c i r d cd into the House leaving at ing raids upon the Good cheer snatch settler was not among the latest a Cir of a full impress on of Hei foot my a potato now and then As the storm had partially subs find an opening under the raised Arm of one of the and then rear Felt ing o tiie Chimney Corner tossing hot Ponze from hand to hand and bl0w to my it stoutly the while. The old it ick Aro arsed the ech do had disappeared in the some Black mud that covered her sister Wrom head to foot the latter was Saul cd Wuh a Hearty cuff As she emerged from the puddle audit was just at the prop trans ment when her so making the path to t Csc Mcd a Little jaded and Hung jul Shlay wide and flowery before him ung Uidl while his master to a Ditcher was hired by the Job to do i piece of work in his line "Well.john, dul you make any pretty Well i cleared Boot two dollars a Day but i hive More by stand no i e. Vat in the land Market fur bargains costed the tall and meagre ten Auto the log Cibin this individual Anil his dwelling re each other in an unusual de Gin Fhi House w is As we have said the roughest its ribs scarcely half Oes that i Wiloughby having to our citizen though he Felt Incon the threshold was obliged to Acme fitly hungry this primitive meal set about making the to the seemed a hot eme Agie and he Ventur Namma and he called up for the de to ask if ii could not be Jac commo Casion All his politeness i believe i must become an Tiu Der on oui to r for the night h the Dame still looked at the j or Willoughby dated with some Tea. A it my victuals Good enough for you the land Market or bargains Lav and of All classes aug redness rendered More turd again in less courtly phrase will it be convenient for you to Lodge me to a fight in a i have been disappointed in search for a Hunt potatoes Are excellent but i m very fond of Tea i hut i cant Haiti every tin tag i this produced a laugh from the shoe maker who seemed to think his Pat we followed by its legitimate Cotton sheets ing party to whom i had engaged to Rol very witty while the school Mas happening to the fences Fairn Eru were As fond of had Long done duty As Glass and meet and the night threatens a Stoi a Ter not knowing but the stranger might and perceiving the preparations fora standing round As when now fluttered in every Breeze i dont know Notum about it Jou happen to be one of his examiners next very substantial breakfast the Harvest time came it was discovered ltsroor0f Oak shingles warped into must ask the old said the lady year produced Only a fair t Giggle and vexation burst Forth to Many had quite forgotten that the very dogs lie curve. And to stick by Jutland requires sowing and Gram of Likous owner s hat open course other Ai tides of general at the top and jammed in at the to an in proceeded and All shadowed Forth the contour and Hie hordes of travellers cqulprnent9 of the exceedingly easy in directions where Aud 8elf.gati8fi8d Penon who leaned on cued m the Cate of the Tho Fence and snapped he Long cart but the True source must whip while he gave such answers As of m the diversion or rather suited him to the gentleman in Tho in of the Industry of the Endia rubbers taking Especial care not to population. Be this As it May of invite him to alight. The the Long Cradle and would relinquish place beside the shoe maker to the guest who was obliged to Content him self with this arrangement which was such As was most usual in those times. The storm continued through the night and Many a crash in the Woods attested its Power. Tie sound of storm in the dense Forest is almost precisely similar to that of a heavy surge Bie Akmon a Rocky Besch and when Trivellas slept it was Only to dream of wreck and disinter at pfc and to w Ake in horror Aid affright 1 he i. 1 every Crevice and wet u i poor children in the loj so Lou roughly. That they crawled aim no the Ladd Der and stretched i on the Hearth. Onion who had Etui it ers were m bed but Mot came it aet Ana Oor fond who had no de ire Faither to test the vaunted hospitality of a West Ter them. I have watch Gate of opens great to Adrianople for together and seen Oken procession of co Fin borne upon the shoulders of por Obas far As the next Clearing at least t 9s out to the cemetery on that hoping for something for breakfast be Side of the City and so it continued cide potatoes and Salt. It took him a weary to find Lis horse and when he saddled him and strapped on his various account regents he entered the House and inquired what he waste pay for his somewhat of a on the last word his Host nothing that he guessed he would let hit j3 for a Dollar. I or. Willoug Nefcy took out his and placed a Silver Dollar in Leathern Palm outspread to receive Sands assume the a Elds i have spen i me4 b Ujj grounds Bod of Man engaged the confined dead were ded Antl although the Clouds still Low ered his Saddle enjoyed the Benefit of a leak in the roof during the night or. Willoughby resolved to push an the u health from morning till night and Day after Day travel in tur key and Persia. Miserable thicken a few ago it was ascertained that the add Ess ind stg natures published in most of the eral Napers As issuing from the Van Byren Comer tree of superintendence of Bel men t r i j ohm on their deserting to 11 All respects a Auch address a ror been issued and such com mite j h deserted. Several other instances of forgery have recently been Dele d r j w now sub join from the g Obe a c i in of the reckless spirit which u i since or. Kendall Mccu Ila now for the first time taking a Survey of the new will Well Lodge this Vas not very encouraging but it was a poor night the Woods so our traveller persevered and making so bold a push for the door that a lady was obliged to Retreat a Little Woik 1 Sot need d in pcs Jated to really must says or. Pepper Juu i tru and he began his one was cer 87th, mainly that of an angry Man but it on of a ichor from. Him ape Kidi of if this is your boasted Western hos hf9 address and containing in i tasty i can fell you port agent Watt i. You d better Tell me Diek in Kendall enclosed the letter to r to wry takes made at Nuriu mine travellers contributed no consid Erthle portion for they were generally or at lest gentlemen who and Jong enough in the cite Ivl a Nad to Piefer oysters Tossit i is i his checked not their Burdor for the Golden Glare before then m Power to neutralize Tho can Jou Tell me. My civilly began or Willoughb of 1 setter who toll Vou i join rip Ivy friends is truss in ptts you Havo at leis no Eason to if oth replied the traveller. V to with a cry tip per where waa to i r j in himself on the shoe maker s Bench took a Survey of his quarters. Two double Beds and the Long Cra dle seemed All the sleeping but there was a ladder which doubtless k d of a of Ami above. The sides of the to Orr were the1 huge open Are Phep Vilh us it decent clothing and the Dresser was Nearun of rough Stone occupied near Well stored with the usual articles f e Hole of one end of the apart int an l Neni it mood d Long Cradle. A pair of taints who husband s coming and in truth he could scarcely blame the Cool he h a experienced when he behold them in of Affine with in to Osi till u of to til wis b i with then reducing his countenance instantly to an awful Gravity helped himself to his seventh potato. By not Only outside but through Many a Crevice in the Loof naturally kept or Willoughby Cool and finding that dry potatoes gave him the hiccups be l ser of which the following la a extract Viz yours of the 4th of this instant came to hand Tais Day including the enclosed. You ask whether the there s the thine now you Ler is my assistant or not. I answer Marovet. Rne sides of ought to know such things decidedly he rpt neither wave i Ever e Hung with abundance with out asking been acquainted with any a land Hunter i m no land Hun h. 0 Williams. My Auu ant is to Ter f Seph Eyler or. My son ithe Post Well you re a land shark Mark on the letter is not the hand writ swallowing up poor men s farms. The ing of myself or my son. Was i see of the belter i m it we seat from this face. C a Little he ens you Are peppering Are up this Fash the postmaster and received an a entered and said he would await her withdrew from Tho table and seating f of for. My name is n t Pepper no Kim Colf Iko Jabor c of tank More Thun yours a Ray a that is your name you seem pretty your name not Pepper Pray what is it a Tea pot and canister shone con vicious that the appear could met arise

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