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UKLl.KVIKW, J)OU(.LAS CO., NKnilASjvA, WKDNKSDAY, OCTOlillU, , 185 1.
VOL. I. NO. 13.
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irrpriri' rP pid ''T to thp tin'p it Mrh tl'P
Bntirp ! flvpn. i'n!wvf are pMisfp.l tliat t)ip
tntiapr'tpr i wortliU'c".
S. T'it wIipii thp pnrp-. t I ro'i'-h Hip fnnl' of
S'lliop-il'Pr. li:i lipcn .iifTi""pd to rvrrrtin Hip
tim. (lip. int nnd inot rnnvpnirnt wny i.i to
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." BUSINESS DinECTORY.
w. n. f.vglish,
XTF.mTrATOn. rdlpr.'or, CVtipral I.t-n,1
Apiit. Connspllor at Law, &.., lc,
llaviiie nn Fvp.-rlenreof 17'p.irs i, t'lp Ter
ritory, will ii y prori pt .ittpnlion to i!rot:i
innnii nt l. r.", post paid, in regurd to the Tcr
rit'f v. ,V p., ,Vr.
f.y" CXfipp tifar thp (iovrrnviPft biiilibn.,
ami in rparof I'. A. S.i'pv hai kiiH' I'imw.
Hcllevipw Citv, Nebraska. Julv I ". l'i).
C. K. WATSON,
I.m l AffP'it, Ktirvej pr arid Lngiiiper, TWIe
Nebraska. ti 1 -1 v
Attorney and Counsellor at Law, St. Mary,
Mills County, Iowa. aiiL'.'l-ly
Attorney anil Counsellor at Li'.v, St iMry,
Milis Co., lows.
" 7i 7x w aIjTa
Physirian and Surcreon, respectfully tenders
his prufeionul services to the citizens of St.
Mary and vicinity. Office two iniles north
west of St. .Mary, on the Musquito creek.
Topoirraphiil Mutineer, tenders his profes
sioi.al sei viees to the rifizens of St. M.trvand
sicinity as Surveyor and Kninei r in all itava
riefies. Oflifeiii P. A. Saijiy's atoie, corner of
re)rriy slreut. aufitl-lv
WATSON, KIN N K Y . tiHKUV
(leneral Land Anentu, St. .Mary, Mills County,
Iowa. Will attend to the f iichase and sale of
leal estate, tlie pcrfet!tiii of titles, paying tax
es, Ac Ac.
2V" Fanning land end village lots, to suit
pui uhkVsers, on hind, for se chenp, and on
rcaionaMe tcims. C11AS. 11. WATSON.
L. H. Kl . F. Y.
i.4i-f iL'j!!1 t'Hi:FN.
"WlLUAMS Sl WILSON'S b" A W .ULL.
kv Crwk, Mills Co., Iowa. The proprie
tors of this mill intend to keep lumber of all
description const ni'.ly on liainl ; ahu 1 1 sup
ply all special oideis tor lumber at fdiort no
tice, for rah. n42-.'tm
Tinier and Jlrasn-i is ready to manufac
ture or repair tin work of every deici iptiun, lit
short notice, and at tin; 'liap-al riit..-. ills
shop is si'uated one fourth miie noitli of P. A.
farpy'a slo e, Main-st., St. M iry.
;una 14. 154. nl2-3m
Drainaja Commi.isioner, OUice in St. Mary,
lews. ant; 31-ly
VT!iolcs-,!e s:. I ('orninif lion Mr trliant, dealer
in 1 ) 1 y (ion is, 1 .i.d'.vare, Q ii i ii.'.vfite, (i!a:s.
ware, Oroceries, 1): ut:, "lediclnes, liooks and
Stationery, corner of Main and Cieoi v streets.
C. :. . "WATSON,
Convpypnrer, Notary l'ublic, at.d Surveyor.
Oth ,t ,e s(,jr ,.f (ir,.t.,ie, Kinney, A Co.,
bL Mary, Mills co., low a. Aug. ") I.
"ast ok TioTsTT
ri'IIl'l sulnrriber has pist opined this new anil
J Cuiiiinodiuua Liiildinir fur the reception of
Ilia traieliiiK public, and a.dicit.i a sl.ai e of pub
lic favor. I'rompt and fdicieiit at tent ion will
It paid to all who may favor him with iheii
patronage. 1 1 i tablu will be supplied wiili the
lest the biarlt-t alb, i'ii. A rood hM,!- in at
tuchad tu the premises. Vm. L.N(.JI.LL.
St. Mary, Iowa, mar. !, '1 nill-tf
H AVING disjolve.l our connection a part
r.era in tlie 'Garetie," thosn persons Unlthted
to, or hawi'j: rlaiiii against the late liiniof
K1.H1) LATHAM, wnl call on 1). 11.
'ippd, wlio is au'dioried to s! tie the pi, i tiers of
lit concern. I). I'. K F.F.I),
J m. lath ah.
St. Mtrr, J i'y !lt.
1 1 1 c 1 1 & y b 1 1 r n .
T'JS POOXl VOTEH 0?f LLKCTIO.i DAY.
Ii v joii.v a. wiiiTTiBa.
Tf)i proud"st no.v is but thy peer,
The highest n n more high j
To-day, of all the wry year,
A king i f men am I.
To-day, alike Me great and small,
The nameless and the known j
My place, ib in the people's hull,
'i'he ballot-box my throitel
Who serves, to-dny, upon the Ii. t,
Iteslde tlie served, xha.il stand,
Alike the brown and wrinkled l.sr,
The gloved and airity hand I
The rich is level with the poor,
The weak is sluing to-day;
The sleekest broaitriwili counts nu more
Thi.ii homespun frock i f gicy.
To-day, let jioiii mid vain prctaiict
My btuhhorn n,;tit abid " ;
I aet a plum man's common senna
Against the pedant's pride.
To-iiay shall .simple iiini.hood try
'i lie strength of gold and land ;
T'ne wide world h;is not wt ullh to buy
'lhe power in my right hand I
While thrre"s a ffrief t ) seek rcdif.ss,
Or balance to adjust,
Where weights arc living manhood less
Than mammon's vilest dust
While there's r right to need my vote,
A wrong to swuep away,
Up! clouted kace and raf;t;ed coat I
A u.an's a man to-day 1
WHY Df T I0VE E 1
Why do I love her? 1 cannot well answer,
bx-ept in the negative way ;
Il is not bueauao she is formed as a dancer,
And trips oVi the tlour like a fay ;
Nor is it because she waiblta so sweetly,
While lo'ichi'-ig the t i.'ietul g iit.tr j
'Tis not that she t!rene so neatly
I'is something more exipiit-te far.
Why Jo I love her ? 'Tis not that hei beauty
in equalled uluue by her woi lh ;
'Tis not that in filial atl'ection and duty
She hag not an eqjal on earth j
Nor is it because sihe has genius and talents,
Willi all that the s hools can instil,
A nth cultured intellect, fancy to balance
'Tis som 'thing more cxijui.site still.
Why do I love her? because I havs reason
To know that h art is an urn,
Where purest alb'tlbm, a a: ranger to treason,
W.ll warmly and purely bu'n.
J;cca,te jlie will lore wiji as fjrvent devotion
As glows in a teiaph above ;
I!ec;iu.-.e fhe is alive to each tender emol io:i
1 love her because will can love.
Flow j. us. Ilnw tli imivcrsat ltfori
of man Messrs iiowers. Tin y nro wrei.l'r
around llio criillo, tlie murri.ic uliar
uihl tlio tomb. Tin; IVisinn in tlio fi.r
east, (!r!i;rhls in tiioir perfum.'s, urn.
vvri'.i s liis lovi! in nosegays, wliiK; tlm In
dian clii!il of tl io for West, clasps Lis
hand's with glee as he gathers the ulititnl
tmt hlossouis, tin; i!!iiiiiina!eil scripture of
the jir,.irics. Tlie CupU of the uncienl
Hindoos, tipped his arrow with flower;
ami orange luids arc the. Lri lal crown with
u a mil ion of yei'erdny. Flowers gur-
landiil tlie Grecian allars, and thpy liang
in volive wreaths before the Christian
Cilirthl , Ijcatitude. The only
Cliinefte niiirriiige we have heretofore
chronicled took phiccin CalevMras county,
and now we have to record another ma-
trimoiiiul consummation in the former
territorial limits of the suno county.
The Jackson (Cd.) Senlincl gives the
subjoined p.irticul.irs :
" In this town, on Saturday last, Jlr.
Asin, a geri'U'inaii recently from the
flowery kingdom, was united in the holy
bonds of in iUimonvto his fair country
woman. Miss Ah-lIow-Ah-Kow, by jus
tice. Husband. The lovely bride accom
panied her maternal tiii'-ser liome, end
the hi'.ler afterward refused to delher
her lilushi'.ig daughter to the evpcctiiiil
liiishanil until he paid her debt. Tlie
inatlcr was linaliy compromised, howev
er, and Mr. Abiinis now one of the. hap
piest of ineii."
t'iff" There is tree in Mexico called the
eliiljol, a very fine wood, which becomes
petrified after being cut, in a very few
years, whether left in the open nir or
buried. From the limber, houses could
be bui!'. that in a few years would become
fire proof, and last as long es those built
of totie. The wood in a green state is
easily wot Led, is used in building
wharves, forts, S:c.; und would be very
good us rail sleepers or for plault road
The population of the globe is said to
be about 1)10,000 tJOO. Tlie Pacific ocean
is estimated to cover the greatest urea of
miles, viz: 50 ,000,(1)0.
'jTj' The Indian tribes in Canada have
olRieil their services to (i'leen Victoria
in tl.e war rgainst Russia.
XV F'ghly Oxen make only one meal
for the crew of the British fleet in (he
A man's fticvess dors not depend on
his experience but his energy, and know
ledge is hke manure worthless unless it
is spread about. Let us see what a liitle
g;i-ahcaililivenes has done lor some of
our tioiju .intancps. At the age of tweti-(y-nir.e,
Mr. JefiVscn was an iiilltieii
ti.il nieiu'ier of tlie Leoishiiiu-e. of Virgiti
in. At thirty, he was a iro oiber of the
Virginia Convention; at thii'iy-ihrcu he
wrote tlie D.MdaraMon of Independence.
Alexander Ilaniilion was only twenty
years of sg" when he was Appointed a
I.iru'etiant Colonel in the nrmv of tlie
Hcvolutioo, and t.id-fle-camp to Washing
ton. At twen'y-fjve he was a lu.nibi.r ,,
tlie (!on'i?!cn!al Cuircs; ut thirty, he
Wi.s ctic of tlie alilcsl u, mbcrs nt tlie Con
vention of A-nerican s.iies, who formed
the f'-nstltuiioii f the Uuiied Slates; at
thirty-two he w: s Secretary of the Trea
sury, and organized" that branch of (lie
Co. eminent upon so complete and com
prehensive a plan, that no great chyn-'p
or improvement lias since been in ide upon
it. John Jay, at t went v-nine years of pwe,
was a member of the Continental Con
gress, and wro'e an nddrcss lo the people
f Creat Britain, which was jus I ty regtir
!ed as oin; of the most eiPiri.iit nrodtictions
of the times At. thirty-two. he prepared
the Constitution of New York, and in tlie
sume year was appointed Chief Juslice of
the Slate. Washington was twenty-m-en
yuats of age when lie covered the defeat
of the British troops at Brad lock's re
treat; am! the same year was honored by
an appointment of Commander-in-Chief of
iheVi-ginia forces. Juf,h Warren was
twenty-nine years of rgc when he deliv
ered the memorable address or the 5 h of
March which aroused the spirit of pa
triotism and liberty in this section of the
country; and nl thirty-four lie gloriously
MI in the cnttso of freedom in the battle
of Hunker Hill. Fisher Ames at the age
of twenty-seven, hr.d exciled public at
tention by the ahilily he displayed in the
discussion of qnes'ions of public interest.
At the age of thirty, masterly speeches in
defence of tlie Constitution of the United
States had exerted great influence, so that
the youthful orator of thirty-one was
elected to Congress from the Suffolk dis
trict, over the Revolutionary hero, Sam
uel Adams. Joseph Story entered the
public liTo at the Age or twenty-six; he
was elected to Congress from the F.sscx
dislriet, when he was twenty-nine; was
fpeakcr of the Massachusetts House of
Representatives at the age of thirty-two,
and the same year was appointed by Pres
ident Madison a Judge or Supreme Court
of the Uni'ed Slates. Do Wilt Clinton
entered public life at twenty-eight. Henry
Clny at twenty-one. The most youthfc,!
signer of the Declaration or Independence
was William Hooper, of North Carolina,
whose age was but twenty-four. Of the
other signers of the Declaration of Inde
pendence, Thomas Iliyward, of South
Carolina, wns thir'y; FJbridge Gerry,
Iienpumn Rush, James Wilson, mid Mat
thew Thornton, were thirty-one; Arthur
Middleton und Thomas Stone were thirly'
three. These facts should not be lost upon our
young nicn. I he success of Jell'erson,
Ames, und Clinton should stimulate oth
ers. We hope it w ill.
luJ-' The question has often been osked
why is it considered impolite for a gen
tleman to go into the presence of ladies in
ihirt sleeves, while it is considered in
everyway correct for the ladies them
selves to appear before gentlemen without
any blecves at all.
A Shawl is in the New York Chrys
tal P.dnee exhibition which is invoiced for
Ju'y ut JiL700. If offered for sale, if
would, no tjoubt, soon be on 'ho back of
some lady, even if her husband found il
diilicuit to get Lis note discounted nL two
per cent a moi.th.
New Yoim Hotels. -The total valua
tion of forty-five of the principal Ilolel
m New York city, as fcpsossed recently,
amounts to ! -1 (J.OOO. Thirty years
ago, the Herald nays, there were rota
dozen in the city, and those of very infer
ITT" We find in our exchanges a fable
showing tl.e extent of the five first navies
in the world. It purports to come from
a pamphlet published by an intelligent na
val ollicer. Here it is: 1
No. of guns
Lire -pondence of thtJ Palladi'-trx
JTatlari and Tilings la Tew York.
Nr.w VniiK, Sep', .'lo h.
(jur political hive is busy and btiz.y, in
antl "pft'.ion of tlie November election.
Tli 4 rnunieip'il reform committee, have
mtup- an excellent nomination for Mt.yor.
Thir cruvlidite, Nicholas Deran, former
ly president of the Croton Board, and
now, of the Harlem Railroad Company,
is anv.n of grotd energy', sterling integ
rity! and popular m inner. It is said,
however, that, the "Know Nothings" will
notvote for him, and without their piip
por", it is thought no candidate for public
efuci' can succeed in this city, at the next
'Iho Whig nomination for f Jovcrnm",
Myru-i J,. Walk, it is generally conced
ed, bus the best chance of success, having
hern nominated by the Temperance Re
publican parties. There is some doubt,
however, whe.hcr the fcnnotincement. that
the Native American parly wiii go for
him, is not at leat, premature. At pres
ent, however, the Whig State ticket "Ins
the call." as the horse-jockeys soy, anil
odds are given on Clark and Raymond,
against lhe field. But the end is not yet.
Nego'iations are said lo be in progress,
between the Silver Greys Hnd the Demo
crats of the same stripe, find a strong
"Union Patty'' may possibly spring out
of their coalition. Moniilime, the Free
Soil Whigs are full of light and confident
seems to be. relaxing in ibis quarter.
There is a good average fall business do
ing in many branches of retail trade es
pecially those, embracing articles of prime
necessity. Articles of luxury, as is al
ways the case when money is fight, arc
somewhat of a drug in tha in rkot. Tlie
October nn J November payments, will
try the back-lines of our merchants, arid
a good many who have been considered
"shaky for some time past, wiil Undoubt
edly, "cave in
Despite the "hard-times" however, our
places of amusements are we'll attended.
Grisi and Mario, go to the Fourteenth
Street Opera House, next week. H.u k
ett hns barely paid expenses with them
at (he C. stle Garden.
Talking of the Opera, reminds me of
the lady who haunts Mrio. The seat
taken for the season, under the name of
"Coutl," is filled every Opera night, by
the phister-of-paris looking female, who
has adop'ed this cognomen. Hi herlo, it
has g"!ierally been supposed that she w.is
a manager's myth n lady got up for ef
fect, by Hacked, and romanced into noto
riety, ut so much per line. This is amis
take. To my certain knowledge, she is an
English woman of large fortune mad as
a March hare, no doubt and just as des
perately in love with Le Marquis, as a
I nr.; tic might be expected to be. She
brought to this country a large sum, in
Bank of England notes, and letters of
credit, drafts, Sic, from the London Bank
ing House, of "Coutts Si Co.," to a large
amount. I have seen several of these
letters, drafts, Sic.,nnd know that Brown,
Brothers Si Co., cash her bills, without
hesitation. She buys largely at Stewart's,
Genin's and other fashionable stores, pay
ing for her purchases, in fiffy pound let-
tern of credit, bearing the signature and
water-mark of "Coutls Si Co.." and her
own endorsement. Her real mme, is
'Frances Sarah Gyle," which she blfives
in a very sane looking hand, to the afore
said llfty pounds. Every time the visits
tlie Opera, she arrays herself in a new
eostiune, and, if I may j.nlge from her ap
pearance, gives her face a new coat of
v l ite-wash. She is slaying at the St.
Nicholas, and has with her, a very nice
I. joking "lady's maid," who seems quite
in distress ut the vagaries of her n.jss
tre, whom fche is very anxious to get
back to England again. Mario has hud
an interview with the lair ihmenteo, since
her arrival, but what passed thereat, this
deponent not knowing, cannot say.
Next week, we are to have tho Stale
Agricultural liir, in Hamilton Square,
All the cattle-sheds and other temporary
buildings, are already up. They cover
nearly eighteen acres; about the space oc
cupied by the London Crystal l'.d.ice.
Tiie aibur wiil, undoubtedly, bring to
gether a lurger concourse of spectators,
than was ever assembled on a similar oc
casion, in this country. .
Mrs. Nichols, widow of the late Editor
of the Mercury, is to have a benefit at
Niblo's, next week. The friends of her
Lite hitsbuud, have made a fund of some
2,000, which, together with the proceeds
from the btnt fit, will be invested in her
behalf, by a comiuitlee appointed for that
New York h very healthy, although!
dirty enotto-h, to be otherwise. Ilierhol
cra is tvnrly died out, and noihing resemb
ling r.n epidemic, with the exception of
an intermittent resembling fever and Bgue
in its mildest form, exi'.ts among us.
Tlie late news from Europe, puis me in
mind of Mr. Winkle's declaration, that
he was "going to begin." There is any
quan'ily of "bounce," but very little in
dication of a disposition to "go in."
However, the Crimea Expedition has sail
ed at last, and we .shall soon know wheth
er it is a real blood-and-lhunder demon
stration, or only a m ike-believe, likeCali
guia's landing on the shores of Britain.
The Episcopal Convention of this dio
cese, on Friday hurt, efler balloting eight
limes, -rlprfe.d Rev. Dr. rotter, of Alba
ny, us provincial Bishop, the office made
vacant by the death of Rev. Dr. Wain
wrighf. His principal competitor was
Rev. Dr. Fiuton, of Brooklyn, The
"Churchman," the "high-church" organ
here, advocated lhe restoration of Bishop
Onderdonk, as absolulely necessary to re
concile t h i 3 cotitumano'is diocese to an
Two viilians were discovered in tlie
act of. entering the premises of Mr. Lo
gnn, a baker on 9.h street, near Avenue
C, and an alarm being given, they were
pursued by oflieer James Cahill, of the
1 1 ill Ward. lie f-pccdily overtook and
closed with them, when one or both of
them shot him through the bod', and m.ide
o!f. He was found in a dying condition,
by olliotrs Lake und Vermilyer, who
were attracted to the spo', by the sound
of the shots. Two or three bullet wounds
were found upon bis person, and he died
before he could be removed. I verily be
lieve, lhat the most desperate ruffians that
ever infested any civilized society, are to
be found in this ci'y.
The morning pipers state, that Judge
Mortis, of our Supremo Court, who has
been dangerously ill, is now convalescent.
He will resume his seat on the bench,
The investigation of charges) of fraud,
made against Mr. Dyckman, City Regis
ter, is now in progress, before Judge In
graham, as a special commissioner, in con
formity with the directions of Governor
Vap'ain HjIIuis, ot the Cvane, who
was arrested at the suit of Mr. Dtirand,
whose property was destroyed by the
bombardment of Greytown, has been dis
charged, i nd the whole matter goes to the
U. S. Circuit Court, for adjudication.
Mormox Emigration to Kansas.
We learn from one of the Mormon faith,
that movements are on foot to establish a
"stake" for Mormon settlers in the Ter
ritory of Kansas about one hundred miles
interior from the town of Kansas. A
small delegation from this city are prepar
inz to start in the course of one or two
weeks, uniting with others at S'. Louis,
which will probubly swell the number to
seme two hundred famalies. They go
out in charge of Elder Eratus Snow, one
of the twelve, who is expected to preside
over the settlement. Mr. Snow has been
to Europe about a year since, and labored
successfully in Sweden, Denmark and
other central countries on the continent,
inducing a considerable number to em
brace that faith, and, as a necessary con
sequence, to emigrate to the appointed
gathering places in the western territories
of this continent. Companies cf these
converts are expected to urrive in a few
weeks, who will be sent forward by the
arjen's 0f the ''stake" at St. Louis to the
settlement in Kansus. Alton Courier.
The NEwsPArcn, In promotion of so
desirable an object as the union of the in
tcjle :lud wi.h the useful, the newspaper
is an important auxiliary. It tells it."
character and eoiidi ion; its tastes, as well
as its in'ci ssities", the moral, ns well as
physical, stamina, population and soil. It
is the map whereon are Iraced o;ir ten
deneius and des'inies;the chart to direct the
traveler and seltler lo safe and pleasant
harborage, or to divert them from the shoals
and quick -sands of social degradation.
At home, it brings to our firesides, it im
parts to our household, it impresses on our
children, its sentiments of propiicly or
i;s tone of contamination. Abroad, it
regarded as an oracle, and speaks volumes
for or against us. In its business feuturcs
may be discerned tho indications of our
prosperity or .otherwise, in a wordless
sense; but in its general complexion will b;
discovered our moral and spiritual heulth
fulness or disease. It is the portraiture
of our imperfce'iotis, as well as the
chronicler of our edvauceinen.t. A'ut.
Yotrrno asd maidens.
Horace Mann, PrcsitlentofAnlioe.il
College, Ohio, is in fatror of educating
boys and girls in the same classes. This
system has been tried lor ten or twelve
years, with the happiest result in the
Ooerlin College, in tint State. Tha
'Home Journal' thinks the plan nnl as
Utopian as it at first seems. Mr. Maun
says in a recent, address:
"Besides and beyond all this, I believe
hat the daily and thrice daily meeting of
the pexes, with occasional interviews in
social circles, will be mutually advantage
ous to ihem. It will work both moral re
straint and intellectual excitement. That
intimate regard which each sex has for
the other ?ex, over and above what it has
for the same gov! .-pialities in js own
the difference betwee friendship and
love is too precious and too powerful an
agency to be thrown away in the educa
tion of either. I believe it to be an acen
cy which God meant we should make use
of to promote the refinement, the progress
and the elevation of them both. 1 believe
it m.iy be made to supercede many of our
present coarse and rude iiistrumenfs of
discipline the goads and bludgeons of
punishment which ure tmployed to rouse
young men from the sluperfaction of idle
ness, or beat them back from the gateways
"And what a state of society does it
invincibly argue among parents, and in the
cornmunily at large, if young men and
young women eannot be brought together
'o pursue those ennobling studies and t?
receive those apt instructions which pre
cmincntly fit them for the highest duties
of their common life, without mutual per
il! And wiiere, in reason or in divine
commands, is their either warrant or pre
text for the doctrine that those whom
God mingles together in the family, by
birth, and whom, through the sacred ordi
nance of marriage, lie designs for a still
closer relation in after life; where I ask,
is their any authority, human or divine,
for seizing an 1 violently seperating these
same parlies, for four or six or ten of the
middle years of their existencer" this
very years when they can best prepare
themselves, by the elevation of whatever
is in them of gojJ and" the suppression of
whatever is in them of evil, for a f uttir
companionship so intimate as to b less in
identity. Such seperations is obviously
unnatural; and if it be necessary for tlie
preservation of sexual purity, it is time
lhat the whole community should take
the alarm, and hasten to devise a less mon
TnuTir every word of it. Cut it out
and commit it to memory:
"We should make it. a principle to ex
tend the hand of friendship to every man
who discharges faithfully his duties, and
maintains good order who manifests a
deep interest in the welfare of general
society whose deportment is upwright
and whose mind is intelligentwithout
stopping to ascertain whether he swings
a hammer or draws a thread. There is
nothing so distant from all natural claim
hs tlie reluctant, the backward sympathy,
the forced smile, the checked conversa
tion, tlie hesitating compliance, tho well
off are apt fo manifest to those a little
lower down, with whom, in the compari
son of intellect and principles of virtue,
they frequently sink into insiguifiujnee."
J"1 Emigration to the United this year,
it is thought, will reach four hundred
thousand.' By the census of 1850, tha
population of the United States was over
twenty-three millions, of which, eighteen
millions were native whiles, over two mil
lions were foreign born, thirty-nine thou
sand were slaves. From 1340 to 1850,
1 -5-9 8'JO foreigners came to our shores.
From 1820 to 1830, tho average number
was only 20,000 a year. From 1S30 to
184U, i.bout 70 000 a year. The Irish
famine i.n.l the continental revolutions in
1847 increased the emigration to 240,000
in 1847, and to x300,000 in 1S50. The
total number of emigrants to the L'niteJ
States since 1700 and living in 1850, to
gether w'uh descendants, amounted ( when
the census was taken,) to 4 304,416.
The greut number of deaths among for
eigners in the United Suites is apjuilling,
and average, it is thought, ut least fifty
Indiana os the Nebraska Bill.
Tne New York Journal of Commerce
jys : " A gentleman from Indiana,
whose mean of information on the
mutter in question is unsui passed, gave it
as his opinion the other day, in our hear
ing, that if the approaching election in tliat
State was fo iurn exclusively on tlie Ne
braska law, there would be a iiiajorily i
fdvor of lhat law of at !r i$t j'TO'id. ''