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BELLEVUE, NEBRASKA, THURSDAY, MARCH 4, 1858.
y? a m y a u i ; m ir a
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tM ITIIT TBOkSDAT AT
EELLETIE CITT, N. T.
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Bowen t Strickland,
L TTORNEYS AT LAW. Real Etate,
jra, Cltv Lota and Claims bought and sold
Psjrchasera will do well to call at our otnee
ad examiae oar lift of City Lots, Jtc, before
arcbasinc elsewhere. Office in Cook's new
hnildiac. corner of Fifth and Main streets.
L. I. Bowen.
TTORNET AND COUNSELLOR AT
L LAW, Bellevue, N. T. 1-tf
8. A. Strickland,
i TTORNET AND COUNSELLOR AT
jf. LAW. Bellevue, N. T. 1-t
T. B. Lemon,
A TTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR AT
X. LAW. Office, Fontenelle Bank, Belle-
Tee, Wcfcracfca Territory. ly3l
C. T. Hollowav.
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR AT
LAW. Bellevue. N. T. 1-tf
W. H. Cook.
ENERAL LAND AND REAL ESTATE
AGENT, Bellevue City, Nebraska. 1-tf
' . W. H. Longsdorf, M. D.,
TJItYSlCIAN AND SURGEON. Office on
X Main, between Twenty Fifth and Twenty
Birth eereete, BtlloTut City. 3tf
Vf. W. Harrey,
COUNTT SURVEYOR OF SARPY CO.,
will attend to all business of Surveying,
laying; out and dividing lands, eurveyins and
lattUf towns and roads. Office on Main
troo,Bollovt, N.T. 26. tf
B. P. Rankin, ,
ATTORNEY AND COUNSNLLOR AT
LAW. La PI itte, N. T. 1-tf
. T, P. Peck. VL D.
CS URGEON tt PHYSICIAN. Omaha. Ne.
O Wiska Offiee and residence on Dodge
Peter A. Sarpy, .
FORWARDING fc COMMISSION MER
CHANT, Bellevue, N. T., Wholesale
Doalor la Indian Goods, Horses, Mules, and
IX JT. SulliYan. SC. D..
nrlTSICIAIf and SURGEON. Office
Head of Broadway, Council Bluffs, Iowa.
a or. ii 1-tl.
a, smith. $. R. SMITH
... Smith U Brother,
ATTORNEYS. COUNSELLORS at LAW
and Dealers la Real Estate. Bellevue.
Nebraska Territory, will attend faithfully and
promptly to baying and telling Real Estate,
Ckt Lota, Claima, and Land Warrants. Office
at the Benton House, 21-ftiu
Taos. MAeeir. at a. macom.
' Maoon Brother,
k VORNEY8 AT LAW k. LAND ACTS.,
j.. umaaa uiiy, nenrasua. oraet on cor
aor of Farnham and Fourteenth Streets. 42 tf
D. XL Solomon,
ATTORNEY and COUNSELLOR AT
LAW, GlcRwood, Mills Co., Iowa, prae.
ncee ia all the Courts of western Iowa and
Nebraska, and the Supreme Court of Iowa.
Land Acency not ia the Programme, no 4-tf
Dying, ond Bathinr Saloon, third door
woot of the Eschanre Bank, Omaha, N. T.
Oaaaaa, Oct. 1, 187. 47
' Gaatar Seefer,
T25AJH,C AND CIVIL ENGI
NEER, Esecutea Drawing and PainUnf
? evory ttjrU aad deerription. Also, all
kto '4-v trTgory street,
.. ary, J1J toflatj-, lea a, 9 . .f
THE PROPRIETOR OF THE ABOVE
LARGE ANO POPULAR
To the Public, and , wiJLl render
To iht wanti of HIS GUESTS.
J. T. ALLAN.
Bellevue, Oct. 23. 186. 1-tf
J. II RR01T!V,
ATTORNEY AD C0CNCEL0R AT LAW
GENERAL LAND AGENT,
AND NOTARY PUBLIC,
Plattmoulk, Cass Co. JV. T.
ATTENDS to business in any of the Courts
of this Territory. Particular attention paid
to obtaining and locating Land Warrants, col
lection or debts, ane taxes paid. Letters or
inquiry relative to any parts of the Territory
answered, if accompanied with a fee.
Hon. Lyman Trumbull, U. S, S. from ltk)
Hon. James Knox, M. C. 44 44
Hon. O. H. Browning, Quiney, 44
Hon. James W. Grimes, Governor of Iowa.
Hon. H. P. Bennett, Del to C. from N. T
Green, Weare k. Renton, Council Bluffs, I.
Nuckolls Sl Co., Glenwood, Iowa. 23tf.
Ira A. W. Back,
I AND and General Agent. Pre-Emption
J Papers prepared, Land Warrants bought
and sold. Office In the Old State House, over
the V. 8. Land Office.
Hon. A. R. Gillmore, Receiver, Omaha.
Hon. Enos Lowe, 4
Hon. S. A. Strickland, Bellevue.
Hon. John Kinney, "
Hon. J. Sterling Morton, Nebraska City.
Omaha, June 2(1, 1837. 35
it. t. ctAaca.
A. M. CLARK t.
CLARKE & BRO..
FORWARDING akd COMMISSION
STEMBOAT AND COLLECTING
A G C T 8
Dealers, in P'ne Lumber, Doors, 8aih,
Flour, Meal, Bacon, &c, Ac.
t" Direct Goods care Clarke it Ilro.
BO YES & CO'S
Florence, Nebraska, in Main St
Town Plats, Maps, Sketches, -
Business Cards, Checks Jc Bills, Certificates,
and every description of plain and fancy en-
gTSvlnr, executed promptly in eaetera atyie.
Greene, Weare k Benton,
BANKERS AND LAW AGENTS, Council
Blulfs, Potowattainie comity, Iowa.
Greene k Weare, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Greene, Weaie k. Rice, Fort Dos Moines, la.
Collection made; Taxes paid; and Lands
purchased and sold, in any part of Iowa. 1-tf
a CO. SNVDIB. JOHK II. SHKRMA1
. Snyder & Sherman,
A TTORNEY8 and COUNSELLORS AT
J. LAW, and NOTARIES PUBLIC, Coun
cil Bluffs, Iowa, will practice their profession
In all the Courts of Iowa and Nebraska.
All collections entrusted to their care, at
tended to promptly.
Especial attention given to buying and sell
ing real estate, and making pre-emptions in
Deeds, Mortages, and other Instruments of
writing drawn with dispatch acknowledg
ments taken, a., Ave.
tiT Office west side of Madison street,
just above Broadway.
nov 1J , j-tf.
P. A. SARPY. .
FORWARDING & COMMISSION
Still continues the above business at
ST. MARYS, IOWA, BELLEVUE,
Merchants and Emigrants will find their
goods promptly and carefully attended to.
P. S. I have the only WAREHOUSE for
atorage at the above named landiugs.
St. Marys, Feb. 20th, 1857. 2 MM
Tootle & Jackson,
FORWARDING at COMMISSION MER
CHANTS, Council Bluff's eltr, Iowa.
Having a Large and Commodious Warehouse
on the Levee at the Council Bluffs landing,
art now prepared to receive and store, all
kinds of merchandise and produce, will receive
and pay charges on all kinds of freigths so
ILat 8team Boats will not be detained aa thev
hart been heretofore, iu getting tome one to
receive Height, when the consignees are absent.
RiraaiNCEtt Llvermoore k. Coolev, S. C,
Da1s Co. and Humphrey. Putt k. Tor v. 8t.
Louis, Mo. I Tootle fc Fairleich. St. Jenh.
I Mo. , J. S. Chenewortb k Co., Cincinnati Ohio;
; W. F. Conlheiush, S irlir-ct-.q. lyna. 1-tf
BT ELLA SNOW.
Brightly falls the sunshine.
O'er this glorious earth,
Everywhere 'tis dancing,
As In joyous mirth.
Twinkling on the frost-worit,
Hanging high and low,
Sparkling bright as diamonds
On the pearly snow.
Gleaming on the dark clouds,
Till they fleecy grow,
Floating through the havens,
Like a drift of snow.
See it in the evening,
As It sink to rest,
Painting golden billowa
O'er the crimson west.
In the 44 upper deep,"
Tremblingly 'tis falling
On the earth to sleep.
All arouud us shaking
Wavy tresses bright,
In our hearts is sinking
Its smile of golden light.
Gl-nclng In the brooklets,
As they onward flow,
Till their dimpled wavelets
Bright as amber glow.
Mirrored In the rain-drop,
Its many glorious dies
Weave a gilded archway,
And paint it on the skies.
Teeplng through my window,
On this wintry day,
Its merry smiles and kisses,
Drive the 44 blues " away.
In my heart lis glimpsing,
With Its eyes so bright,
Chasing oft" the shadows,
And leaving tracks of light.
'Tit Home where'er the Heart Is.
'Tis home where'er the heart is;
Wl ere'er its loved ones dwell,
In cities or in cottages,
Thronged haunts, or mossy dell :
The heart's a rover ever,
And thus on wave and wild,
The maiden with her lover walks,
The mother with her child.
'Tit bright where'er the heart is ;
Its fairy spells can bring
Fresh fountains to the wilderness,
And to the desert spring.
There are green isles In each ocean,
O'er which affection glides ;
And a haven on each rugged shore
When love's the star that guides.
'Tis free where'er the heart is;
Nor chain nor dungeon dim,
May check the mind'a aspirings,
The spirits psaling hymn I
The heart gives life its beauty,
Its glory and Its power
'Tie sunlight, to itt ripling ttream,
And soft dew to Its flower.
A Little Satire, with a Founda
tion. The little altercations and grudges be
tween cbi'dren are oftentimes the best
satires upon the quarrels and feuds of
grown-up people. The attention of a
polmeroan was called to rather a novel
nd amusing cast recently.' It appears
that Tommy Hines (eight years of age)
became enamored of a monstrous large
marble, in the possession of Freddie Jones,
(a ruddy-faced, smart little chap of six
summers,) and, in proportion as his ad
miration for it increased, his liking for
his own pocketful of "common trash" di
minished. At length, after having tho't
a vast deal about it during school-hours,
Tommy went to Freddie as soon as school
was over, and offered to swap all his own
marbles for that which to him appeared
like a "pearl of greal price." The bargain
was closed at once by the astonished Fred,
die, and Tommy counted out to him 43
common marbles and 2 "alleys," without
a pong, in exchange for the big "bull's
eye." The two boys parted, profoundly
gratified with the trade. Freddie hurried
home, with both hands in his pockets, full
of marbles of all ize, to gratify his pa.
rents with what he had done. Tommy,
upon his pert, looked at his great, big,
monstrous marble a thousand times at
first, as fondly as a newly-married man
upon a bride, whose beauty is her only
recommendation, and every succeeding
ume with less and less enthusiavn.until en
tirely palled by possession, he put it under
his pillow at night somewhat discontented.
ly.and fell asleep in radier had humor. In
the uuroing. the charm of tho "bull's
ey," ! fa.a'jiiHtinj the day lef-we, had
entirely departed. Tommy threw it down
from the bed in disgust, and wept for the
loss of his 43 marble and 2 "alleys,"
and would not be comforted.
He was becoming misanthropic and
tired ef life, when a ray of hope was
communicated to him by hit affectionate
prandfather. Evidently regarding little
Freddie aa a big hoy who had tnk.cn ad.
vantage of a smaller ono, the old gentle
man told Tummy thnt ho ought not to sub
mit to such sharp practice, but iniiated
upon hnving ihe "trado cancelled" and
the marbles reHtored. Encouraged by
this counsel, his grandson dried his eyes,
and was enabled to "punish" a pretty
considerable pile of finpjncksnt brenkfart ;
but he had no sooner finished these end
six or aeveii slices of milk toast, than out
he hastened into the street to have a very
resolute interview with Freddie Jones.
He had but to whistle in the key-hole of
hit house to bring him out. Conscious
that, under the shelter of his own door,
Freddie could not be bullied into conses
sion, Tommy skilfully attracted him away
a khort distance from the parental man
sion, and then holding out the bull's eye
with one hand and collaring him with the
other, demanded the restoration of his
pocketful of marbles. Freddie indignant
ly refused, and reminded his unjust play
mate of the solemn ratification which had
attended the exchange, viz., in the words,
mutually uttered :
Chip, chop, chain,
Give a thing, never ta'.e It back again.
Tommy repudiated that vow as inform.
nl,and declared to Freddie that he would
pound him unless he complied tvi.h his
demand. Whereupon the latter broke
away from him, and ran towards home
as fast as his little legs could carry him ,
but he was overhauled by the other near
the Hines Mansion, and a game ef futi
cufTs ensued. Freddie would have held
his own pretty well, but the progenitors
of young Hines called a policeman, who
happened to be passing to interfere, and
mediate for a settlement of the matter in
dispute. Freddie Jones insisted, with a
few iudignunt tears in his eyes, that ' a
bargain was a bargain the world over, and
and he bhould keen the marbles anyhow.
The policeman, who is a jut man, found J
his position as an arbitrator in this case a
very delicate one, and declined to inter
fere. Then the parents of'tho two boys
got to loggernenus aoout u ; scoiaing eacu
other very heartily lhe upshot of it
was, that tho Hineses threaten the Jones
es with an action of replevin, and we
shall not bo surprised if the cac should
come before the court. Botlon Transcript.
From the New York Dispatch.
How He came to be Married.
It may be funny, but I've done it. I've
got a rib and a baby. Shadows departed
oyster stews, brandy cock-tails, cigar
boxes, boot-jacks, absconding shirt buttons,
whist and dominoes. Shadows present
hoop skirts, bond boxes, ribbons, gaiters,
long stockings, juvenile dresser, tin trum
pets, little willow chairs, cradles, bibs,
pap, sugar teats, paregoric, hive syrup,
rhubarb, sens, salts, squills, and doctor's t.
bills. Shadows future More nine pound
babies, more hive syrup, etc., etc I'll
I.' - I'll
jist tell you how I got caught. I was al
wuys the darndest, most tea custard, bash
ful tbllow you ever did see ; it was kinder
in my line to be taken with the shakes
j couldn't look at one long enough; Well,
my sister Lib gave a party one night, and
I stayed swayed from home because I
was too bashful to face the music. I hung
around the house whistling "Old Dan
Tucker," dancing to keep my feet warm,
watching the heads bobbing up and down
behind the window curtains, and wishing
the thundering party would break up, so
I could get to my room. I smo'ed up a
bunch of cigars, and as it wss getting
late and mighty uncomfortable, I conclu.
eluded lo shin up the door post. No soon
er said thim done, and I soon found my
self in bed. "Now," ssys I, "let her
rip! Dance till your wind gives out !"
And cuddling under the quilts, Morpheus
k ii kl a w" or5-nilDf
shell crabs and stewed tripe and was hav.
l l - J V j ; . .
i . . sit l
T ! Urae'.whe" -"-,;!
ed at the door and woke me up. "Rap ;
ajain. I laid low. "Rap, rap, rap!"
Then I heard a whisper, and I knew
there was a whole raft f girls outside.
"Rap, Rap r Then Lib sings out, "Jack,
are you there!" "Yes," aajs I. Then
came a roar of laughter. "Let us in,'
says she. "I won't P says I. Then came
another laugh. By thunder ! I began to
get rued, "tiet
soarccrows !" I er
out, you petticoat d
ed : "can't Too. ret a
! beau without hauling a fellow out of bed I
II won't go home with you- Wt-io
yon may clear wrtr And, thrwvj t
....... i . . . -..., . ,.u
im.c oaw .pciija. .pp.um.u- gTicef 1 1 XS S COUplC Cf AlUSCOV
ing inf. ana i a cross uu street any time lUe ui h, ,he conipiny tnd
rainer man rice one. twasn i oecause i r,fM ltw gi gnn w piverif ,
u.u r.i uk tu- cnuers, lor u i was o. arm wv IMfched thro the croi
ninn u lence looKintr inro a Knoi-noie. 1
boot at the door, I full better. But pres
ently, oh! mortal buttons! I heard a still
small voice, very much like sister Lib's,
end it said: "Jack, you'll have to get up,
for all the girls' things are in there !"
Oh. Lord, what a Dickie! Think of me
in bed, all covered with shawls, muffs,
bjnnets and cloaks, and twenty girla out
side tho door wailing lo get in ! If I had
stopped to think I should have pancaked
on the spot. As it wax, 1 rolled out
among the bonnet-wiro and ribbons in a
hurry. "Smash!" went the millinery in
every direction. I hud to dress in tho
dark for there wns a crack in tho door,
and tho girls will peek and tho way 1
fumbled about was duuth on straw huts.
The critical moment came. 1 opened the
door, and found myself right among the
women. "Oh, my Leghorn !" crios ono.
"My dear, darling, winter velvet!" cries
another, and they pitched in they pulled
me this way and tha", boxed my ears;
and one bright-eyed little piece Sal
her name was put her arms right around
my neck, and kissed me right on my lips.
Human natare couldn't stand that, and 1
give her as good as she sent. It was the
first time I ever got a taUe, and it was
powerful good. 1 believe I could have
kissed that gnl from Julius Cirsar lo tho
Fourth of July. "Jack," said she, "wo
are sorry to disturb you, but won't you
see mo home ?" "Yes," said I, "I will."
I did do it, and had another smack at the
gate loo. After that, we took a kinder
turtle-doving after each other, both of us
sighing like a barrel of new cider when
we were away from each other.
'Twas at the dose of a glorious sum
mer day tho sun was setting behind a
distant hog-pen the chickens were going
to roosl the bull-frogs were commencing
their evening songs the pollywogs, in
their native mud puddles, were preparing
themselves for the shades of night and
Sal and myself sat upon an antiquated
back-log, listening to the music of nature,
such as tree-toads, roosters and grunting
pigs, and now and then thu mellow music
o. a di. tint jnc'fass was vvufted to our
ears by the gently zephyrs tlmi bighed
among the mullen ttnlks, and came heavy
laden wiih tho delicious odor of hen roost i
and pig atyes,
The last lingering rays
sun, glancing from the
bras buttons of a solitary horseman ahone
thro a knot-hole in the hog pen full in
aula tuct, uyon; litr hair with an
orange-pell hue, and showing off my
thread-Care cout to bud advuniage one
of my arms was around Sul's waists, my
hand resting on the amall of her Lack
sho was toying with my auburn locks of
jet black hue she was almost gone, and
1 was ditto. She looked like a grasshop
per dying with the hkcupt, and I felt
like a mud-turtle choked with a codfish
ball. "Sul," says I, iu a voice musical as
the notes of a dying swan, 'will you have
met" She turned her eys heavenward,
clasped me by the hand, had on attack of
the heaves and blind Maggers, and with a
sigh that drew her sho trings to her
palate, said, 4 Ve$ !" She gave clear out
then, and squatted in my lap she cork-
screwed and l curnumuxed and rolled in
I hugged her till I broke my mupen-
Amr. k., i,.,k ..u ,.r -kLk
' "W -...W. W
she ate the week before. Well, to make
a long story thort, sho set the day, and
w a precticed for four weeks every night
bow we would walk imo the room to be
married, till we got so we could walk as
nd arm in
We were just entering tho parlor door,
when down I went slap on the oil
cloth, pulling Sal after me. Some cussed
fellow had dropped a banana skin on the
floor, and it floored me. It split an awful
hole in my rassimeres right under my
dress coat tail. It was too late lo back
out, so clapping my hand over it, we
marched in and were spliced, and taking
a teat 1 watt h ;d the kissing the bride
operation. My groomsman was light,
and he kissed her till I jumped up to take
a slice, unen, on, horror! a little mi year
old imp had rrawietl behind me, and nul
ling my shirt thro' the hole in my pants
had pinned it to the chair, and in jumping
up, I displayed to the admiring gaze of
ine astouisneu multitude a triilo more
while muslin than was pleasant The
i.j ,k. r -1 .. .i i
wwiKii nlsKCUt i.ivj iiicu i vm i v U saliva a
got mad, bSi was finally put to bed. and
... ' , ... .V K.
J. W. li.
Dtirttr Wait i the Wosld The
Louisville (Ky.) Courier says that the artesi
an well of Muter. Pupottt, of that city, has
now reached the depth of l'XK) feet. It adJs :
44 This Is the deepest well now known to us
in the world. The next la depth Is the well
wa -" iv Mveae m lata "UIVH Ui VU t JJk,
Louisville has, therefore, the deepeet well la
1 the world en t the tallest steeple la the United
at Crenelle, near Paris, which Is 1300 feet.
ues. the cross on the St. Louis Cathedral
ruiv jtj f .'
Mr. I.overlng's Mode of Making
usjar from tha Chits? Cea.
It will bo remembered that iht most
perfect specimens of sugar manufactured
from the Chinese cane presented for ts
aiuination at the late Convention at
Springfield, were awarded to Mr. Jesepa
S. Covering, or riuladelphia. In the
accompanying letter to Mr. Francis, Mr.
Lovenng states that a pamphlet descri
bing his mode of manufacture would be ,
shortly ready for distribution. Thst has
Mince been issued, and the following are
the writer's conclusions : '
1. That it is obvious that there isa eul- "
initiating point iu the development of tha :
sugar in the cane, which is the best time .
for sugar making. This point, or season '
I consider to be when moat if not all the '
seeds are ripe, and after several frosts, '
say when the temperature falls to 25 er '
30 Farenheit. , f
2. That frosts, or even hard freezing,
does not injure the juice or the sugar, hut
that warm Indian summer weather, after '
the frost and hard freezing, does injur 1
them very materially, and reduces both .
the quantity and quality.
3. Thnt if the cane is cut and housed,
or shocked in the field when in its most
favorable condition, it will probably keep
unchanged for a longtime. ' '
4. That when the juice is obtained, lha .
process should proceed cautiously and .,
6. That the clarification should be as '
perfect as possible, by the time the dtasi.
ty reaches 15 degrees when the syrup
will have the appearance of good brandy.
6. That although eggs were used in
those small experiments, on account of '.
their convenience, bullock's blood, if to
had, is equally as good, and the milk of
lime alone w 11 answer the purpose in w
the latter case, however, more constant and
prolonged skimming will be required to "
produce a perfect clarification, which ia E
highly important. . u i
7, That the concentration, or boiliof i
down, after clarification, should be as ra ;
fud as possible without scorching hal
ow evaporations being the best. "
'With these conditions secured, h Is
about as eaiy to make good sugar from '
the sugar cane as to make a pot of mush, ;
and mu?h easier than lo make a kettle of
good apple butler. ,
DlSCIPLINC OK BOASO A MaM- ,
Was. An officer of the United States .
frigate Congress, which has just returned
from a cruise of two and a half years, ,;
during which she has ssiled 23,000,
miles, writes to the Journal of Commtre
as follows s
"The new mode of disdolmo without .
fiWsinir. is Droducincr a renul an1 A',AA
u a a ' g o -. l
change in the character of seaman; and ;
ui almost every particular the change ia :
of the most desirable nature. There is, '
perhaps, lest promptness and anermr in
the movements of some who formrlv
jumped to the ropes from fear of the '
-cats, ana mat clan or reckless, bold '
and dare-devil sDirits. who tmmmmd. in
their native element only when the storm
was nignest and howled through the ng .
ging with most terrific violence, is to soma '
extent, passing away. But there is risinr
in its place a self-respect and intelligent 1
manliness, a reliable fidelity, a sympathy
with their fellow men. and a daairet for .
their regard, which is full of promise-
j -t a
uonsiuering ine grade of society from
which seamen ordinarily come, and the
motives which lead the great majority la
seek the service, it is surprising that the
improvement in their character should '
have been as great as those most experi
enced declare it to be."
Four men were arrested last week; in
Iona county, Mich., on susps&ioa of havjnf .t
been engaged in issuing couuterfea bill -of
the Bank of Northampton, Maaav, of
the denomination of About t000
of the spurious bills had heei circulated1
before suspicion was aroused. On on
of the persons arrested was found $2,000 '
of the money. . ,
Ludicrous Scene is a CovaT Room.,
Among the prisioner awaiting sentence
in the Brooklyn lJio Court, last . Mon. j
day, says the New York Express, was an,
Irishman upon whose face the small pos;
was found to be breaking out with. Meal '
viruleuce. A general stampede took
place, the Clerk turned ghastly vrbMe lo4 '
made a somerset out of the window, and)
the Judge, thinking the building wss fall
in?, went after the Denutv Sheriff and
j otKer officers climbed the pou and took
refuge among the rafters. The poor
Irisman was forced out of the door and
bidden to clear away and never to return )
and as no one would venture back, tha
Court was pronounced lo stand adjourned. '
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' Tnt Artesian well of Belcher a Bro, U
St. Louis, Is now 2S00 feet deep, being 300 '
feet deeper than that of Messrs, Dtivnot,
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