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CHARLOTTE, TO". O., 3HI23a3?E313i:EE33L S3, 1835.
T II 0 FI A S J. HOLTON,
KUII'OR & I'-tOl'lllETOIl.
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t?,..n ui the Editor.
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jj-('ttiiuU'r sre authoriinl to act as ngent..
Tlif Farinpr'i Sng.
fi.trrpai tn the jolty olit fumcr,
VV no n':B" t p5"W
Tli1 iiiii 'fi't "rprjirife kti 1 lufi-fct,
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lit- tit urtly a iortuntte tV-j
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Jin- t H i 1 (j ' lir t I!- n mn.n.rr.
In wiittcr hi vc.
iUm rrijfr fifwditrr brofctn.
And ti" Pfiiui lo giddi'ii ani blff,
ttiu titxka in tltr mraduw re ftrtin,
An 1 titf rnhtn i biitldHig hrr t
TNe lar.iirr forth tn b bcr.
And m.uily nJ firtii m In tfffi,
Jin i,e tr .Urr I"v f" ! h'V l,
1 h ti ) to n:ti-n t-rir lit,-d.
bitik are &H rhnrtT-l by nMtir,
'J'hfif crnlU srf Miiplf fti'i nir,
e;erk n r!oHi Willi 1r( tl,
I'.iri.rd bj the cur of lite r.
If,. kt ars U - bf.-l in tbr iF.tk I,
lf; tyUtrrt arc ilir hitf-i ol tl' ;
Tlirf bfinf bnbt (fi!(i to bi r. rt-m,
A'd pUoturv and h.a)th to hi Urow.
(4U t t)i cjiLLk' " t(Uf in t'c T'tJij,
u. CIt ri'i. t the U-.m-M ud eiJ.
A iraiti r to pru.f una uniiu
duly h ctritn lo fu'l'i!,
V' trriHH.t U ttlietiVir btn'r b'Mi(
'I o k't the wiif id j- f it til.
lb trtjui i in Hiiii bo h it gtfcii
'I'i a,nf t?e iiinthtr n J rm,
-,'t h (rffdUi-d " nd titn a tiff harfcat,'
So iniiw a I he- rjrtli rniam ,
Ai'4 t'(M( hi uutii ht m.iitdtr,
I,-l n by tttHiir t Mtt will,
T1 - D'i Mir sti'I il flinfin, f?jitii,
( prtiTijf hCr fu'lowi bini fttiit.
THE NEW CALICO,
hi Ob' VLB Ol'IlC.
" I cjnntt afford a new drrM," aiid Jane
0U, " but I w:.'t lo co to ihe ball."
"One thing i certain, j"n rami t go
nilLo.it one," r plied Mary Trevor, her
" How fon'.ish it in to dress one' M-lf liko
a d dl. hy can't we go to ball w i'h such
ibfSsei as we Wear to church ?"'
" IWesusc it U not the f ibion "
" Hut we cjn make it the fashion We
hur of calic.i b'.'u in the city, why lint
l.n s them here !''
" it wou'iJ do very well for ri I. fo'1
they en atTjrd 1 1 b ind.- eiident.
" Why would il not Jo 1 -r u, t, r
it i "
tin- mire uccl of it? ' ask
i l r .
,it won't, that iaa!lt; o
" I hive a great on-" e
4 iln'-s as I hive.
"II . f . .li-b!
r iled .MSTV, W
OU WOUIO ie!.
t!'l bi-rage wou'
" I Will wo 1
in V ln w cane
. . .-
ho to a
ij, t -lr" ,ny inJ.-pfTi'iiT-.ci", you
i jw, ''added Jane, with an an h -mile.
"htrou", I be ii.d. p. n-Vi,.-.- wilh a venge
iu. ' Would not Sam V in. cut itow th.-n I"
" I., t him crow," replied Jane, blushing
" you will prove then, that what be said
W.ti e .rreet tliut bewa reasonably ahnm
tl to be seen lit public pi ice with joil."
"I Hresn as well a I cat. afford. If I
tb -fd niiy better, it w-.ubl deprive my
ITo!d falhet and nmibur of 11111113- of Ihe
cii,?.iru of life," pontinucd Jane.
"Hit certainty you will not digraee
J"nr u!U-' family and your frh nds by go
ii':.' lo the ball iu a calico dress 1 '
" !hgr.ice them "
" Ve, disgrace them, Jane."
" I'n-1- often nays he should like to se.i
little inore ind. pen !eiic- in the girls. I
ufm to j;o, Mary, and go in my new calico
" You mu
. . :e ,
l not ne ui'ii".
hi' r,1, cut ' vou thcu."
"Not at all."
" And then, thiuk ton of tho intention of
" I'oii t care for that."
" It is to be given in honor of the rich
''I illant Frank 1 1 uul 1 n."b m. and I sup-
l,..:n t. i ...:.i..:t i.,..,r...l f.v vour
3 J J !
"Vriu itin s.,v what vou like; I will
ii ...... . u i.t t.iii like: i win
....... . .1 !
-i ir .ne r:i le.t
limi t 1 c.lb.v vml will I 10U conn it
nl anyone logo with you iu such flight
' My Uln-lc."
wou I. '
.'.Ml nre lie will.
" liven if you get there no olio wiil dunce
"I can't help it. I cannot afford a bnl!
('T,," yours cost at least twenty dollars."
" T eiity-f.Hir.''
," much tho worse; 1 want to go to
1 .'1 very much."
" liut it hj loo lad to go iu audi a plight
" If my uncle consents I will go."
Thin cotivcr.a.ii.-ti occured in one of our
largo New England villages. Jane (Jakes
was a beautiful irirl some .aid the Lund-
sonicht in the place, if she would only dress
better! tier father and mother were vtry What made the matter still more flgpra
poor, and re.-ided . iu an adjoining town. I vating he neemed to enjoy her eoiiversurtion
Jane, by the i xeici.-e of a great deal of en-1 and her merry, joyous smile. It was pro
cr.y and perseverance, had obtained an ex-, voking to see them on such excellent terms,
... ... euueauon, aim was asi.siani leacu-
v. 1.1 me viiiuu mgii cciuui, auu reeei.eu
u iiin riu Kuiary. j.ui ino unai uevoiion ol
the noble hearted Lrirl would not permit her
tut, tivili. IK Ui l'v4 fo1 1 "UUHI Jit" I III II II
l0 f,,t.,J L(jr M10nev in the vanities of dr
i - .1 .1 i-
win e her parents wanti d aiivl iiiiL' win
the could procure fur them.
. lie was naturally gay. and lonu ol a
niuemeiits, specially of dancing, when in
dulged in at seasonable hour. The ap
proaching ball " hs it sore tcnlo'ation to her
but she row t J tuo iu. linnl.An to purchase
a bull drits, and join iu the festivities,
her consi i. nee would not permit her to do
so. It would wrong her parents.
Maiy Trevor, I. er friend, wasalsoa teach
er and both of th. in hoarded at the houe
of June's uncle, who was quite an influeu.
tial person in the village, lie was a plain
spoken, common sense man, and thoroughly
detested the vanities which were year after
year introduced into the place from the citv.
lie had pres-ed Jane lo gu to the ball with
such a tinss as she had. It was literally
tme, however, that a common calico was
the bc she had.
Mai. .tie) Vincent, a young clerk in the
village, who hud imbibed a ;reat many ex
travagant city notion" had K.r some mouths
i - m i " if i i , ieu hiiii J iii.i, Kiel i I ' I ' I
.-. I i . ..i . il I i I.
' I,. .,,!..!,.... r. ... .1... it.,, .s. i.. . ,....
:i,i"..iiuii.nul,..i,iiji:i,s,.sjuitaivini:t:it.i ., . . , . , , , ,.
1 1" , . . i ., i Igailant partner to heed anvbody but In in,
ttlore our story opens and the reason he . , ' . , . J .. ,
I I , i , i i .1 anil remained in Misful i-'tiui a nee of the
ift-"l)el lit ll Ineliili hlnl I in reltKntl ....
, "i i l i.i i ,:
wl.uli was ruinured unouei. the place, and I
.1 ane 'i
e a r , :u I u a t
r she ! rissed
j .wbe was eonti iit to b t it go so. and one
of h. r sound seu-e could not waste many
I'ij'hs over sin It a lover.
Jane r-iiisni, J ,, r uncle in regard to at
1 ti-niiing the bail in a calico dress. 'J 'he blunt
spoken olil fellow was delighted wiih lie i
j dea, and promised his co-ojuralion iu car
i rv ing it out.
i " " II.
I Tin- 1 .tig expected day came at lasl, and
'be village was siirred lo its centre. It wa.s j
!cp year, and the I . lios have hope from I
Inoselli-h or aggi anuuiiig iii..iivw liad got I
; up this bad in b-oior n( a vouig nabob of.
the village j ho bad j-t-t ret .lined limn a
tour in Kuripe. J i ;, bei: young, and
j bainlsomn ami rich. I.e. ,; - nniii i -ried. All i
i the gil Is -lie 1 I ..n tor bis ban Jsoinc face j
j atid swellMi.' es li' - 1 j-UJ him.
.p.ie o! ii ! ili 'i ' i ' ',iii-f i that conspir- !
: ed t make I. mi n .' p and a ninr v, be was !
ju-t the rev Me, a good, sound, mbstan
i tial, sensible fellow.
(If course a
your.g Udic bud set
and we dont much
In tber the ball as
-ei.tra.st the attraction"
their raps for bin
b!me ihiiu either,
riven to sbovy ,!i 1 V
jot an aspiring tew, or to give all an c.jual
j chance we slm.l not now di-cuss.
liut Frank Huntingdon made up bis mind
i o disappoint tl.e whole crowd. He regard
ed the affair mm unnotigat. d "mantrap"
aud he was fully rtlvtd not to " g1 1 bis
io .( into it " I if course his vanity was iml
a btlle tickled at the idea -'' being Ihe lion
of Ihe occs.-f Ti, and " to the ball lul- j
iv prepared to
,.- a g . .'1 tin. e and "roar","
pi !l d.
e's uncle bad
in. r a de ,,to t,,. l a
n i r. v I
h finding a young
hi inli nee to man h
. i . t
H.'ie ..f tie . a
in 1 y tl
no en s-, r.no mi
ll, engaged lor ti e
itl was d uiy seali
ih s- Ii i
niai 1 u i ry
set Wltll t!
t -..d t -
low she !
ju-t l. r i.
1 1 w old li
tine n.i-ti .-'C:'(.i n . i t of the
Jane Ivul.ti i.i I i .1 iu the MUM-
lioe ,. ihe m ning. She was
0.1...-! that be was. a glorious f. I
id never urt bint b.l oe and
:, ef wb..t a man ought to be.
i . .
: li I :
. to mr kui ll a man.
Iii In r ii
lie 111 the
as bi.s rart- .
she was tin
v iilage, I e- ;
Sides being the beiie-s of
lone. i 1 r friends had pi
lyed In r cards
.r w on I he t hi. f
rs ii wa- nior-
hi. tl- , and she bad thus
tli.-tu.ct: of ihe eveioi g.
allv sure f captiv atiug h
1 r partner
the ilntice w as liin-bed.
She turned uj. b. r nose
at the calico
ilres-. rind eveu utt
remaik to Frank llinilingd..n.
I like her ' n.J. pcudci.ee.' " r.pl'iv.d the I
lio., t-i (he .elltlig. j
" Mie is a .cry at surd rill, sneered Ar-,
Put a v cry pr. tly one.
" 1 . jou think -0 T"
I d . indeed."
And Sam Vino-nt was clove at hand too
He hud m lei ted the most prodigious bcs
nf nellicouts, miisbiis, and libhoiis in tin
,..e e nf eflV llainseN. nlld stutlt
is jot ous
,, i in making fun of the noble gill
1.,.,. be boasted of having sac
- - - , , 1 - .
ui.. iii.i ,1 n ended, and it became
j lie in - 1
fiurstioti ot iiioineiii.ius iii..u....io
sl,,,,,l.l be Frank's f.rcnd i.artn. r.
,,- ,,.,;. voung ladies kindly pro-
,s..,l . introduce 'bi.n.biil the lion " play
f .. friei .l be ..niinlered
'I nking the
into the drawing ro. ui,
l,... ,.,.. .,!' Ibe
....I -Ie, and ladies were playing
j "Mr. 'a
s-,.. ..... . . . - ,
li. s '' - ind I- rank. toutTiili.' J an.
.-ii. .-' .
! ..ne'e on the shmiu
..i.i on I he shm.iii.
j He looked up.
" 1 nm sol ry to
s. t my ben', t upon
ni. ee of your.- next
" li lt, P.- ,! ' '
or) but u rn,. - "
il ,i n. in,
y oil, but I have
w nil that swet t
! - 1 tif thing
li. .1 !he old geu
iie most profound
ll 'll'l. n, bin id I v, ' .
Fi unl. iiii'l'T -lo d him, though
he did not
ly what In- meant
I adinii e her in
' Vml an- a sensible b li
Frank was duly intr nli
I oinc along
and the en-
wtio duly a.stonishcd by
night of the lion of the evening dancing
with the calico dress.
Mis Araininta was iu a rage, and de-
chircd that the lion ought to he ashamed of
ana hall the ladies in the hall began to ;
inuiK it, wouiu tie a good lUea to L'O home
and put on a calico.
1 he dauce ended, and Frank conducted
.er to a Heat : but instead of leaviinr her.
as he had done Misa Araininta, he contin
ued by her side laughing and chatting with
her till the call tor the next dance
" You have no nartner. M;ss ( lakes, neilh-1
r . -
erhnvel. May I have the pleasure of your
''" ?" '
Jane wanted to decline, but Frank insist-
ed, ami lie led her to the floor. An inti
mute friend ventured to suggest that he
ourht not to have dancfid a hecoud time
with the same lady,
" ou't care ;" replied Frank, and drop
ping his voice in a whisper, added " It's
a confounded snobbish affair a regular
i man-trap .
j " But thi-)' are doing you honor, and you
I ought not to slight them."
j " The d,Vil ti.e) are ! I'll bet fifty deb
. . ... . i
inrs against two cents there is not a girl
here, except the 'calico,' who did not come
for the purpose of catching somebod v."
The dance went on, and scores of envi
ous eyes were cast at .lane. Seers and ill
natured, not to say malicious, remarks,
e , . , , , , ,
were irectv inuuigeu : nut .Jane was
(deeply engaged by
the attentions of In r
sensation she had produced
, , .'.
en forgot ten 'he calico dress
Again she was seated, and the
chained to her sid. a very
and obedient lion. ibis tune s,e wuu.d
uot permit him to forget his partner for the
next dance; but he insisted on procuring
one for her first, for he fully understood
her position and the hnobl ishiii.ss of the
A personal friend of his from the South
was. " to,, btippy " to d.mee with Jane next
time, nml Frank led off Miss Soj hi.i Iluttcr
phly the kecond maideti in " infiuence at
After lb:, there was no la"!; of partners
for the "calico." Jane had inrre appli
cants f r her hand than he could attend
to, and alr.'1'ly h-r curd indieat.-d engage
ments for the m xt six dances so much for
the lion's patronage 1
Frank cii.:n again at the juncture, and
Gliding that her card was rapidlv b'ling up,
declared that the managing mammas had
bribed all the p.-titleiiit-u in the hall to pre
vent him from dancing with her.
" lint, Mi-s (lakes, wiil you permit tne to
write on your card V said he.
" t't rtaii.lv," r. idled she, with a sweet
nu e and a I us i, tar there was snnietiiiii;
.. i.-i .i - to
in bis earnest e ance that stirred ip a t .
. . . . , j 1 ,1
-i i , , ,. , .1-
onu a i-imniMi'ii iu ne. i.euii. .utin
AVhcn he returned the card, every
he had written his name aji'tne.
fourth dance through the pn her too, nor
And he danced th. ..ice wih which bis
heeded the rage ifdcd. In violation of
aiteniions m i. aiiL'f incuts bii h Mi-r Ar-
i the order-ioiison's friends had m ttb d, he
amiiil to supper.
I And worse than all. when the ball was
1 1 , . . I . . :M
(pjovrr, be conducted Her home, ami mih
.i -1, wuise, though evervbodvdid net know It,
bll.rs to-, , , ' r ... .. ...4 ; f,..
lie ash: U pel Illissnoi .... luii ai.u ii.ijunv
her health the liert day.
Of curse it was gi.msid, and of course
be Wl l.t. Jan.- biil.-beii III his j r. sem e,
and had neaily fainted whin, a he took
bis, have, she v.ry disilnitiy bit .pule, a
generous pressure lion, the bund that hi Id
To make a long and lomantlc story short
and praciiciil, be came evvry evening altir
that said sw.it thing-- pi. -.-id h.r bal d
jojp-'d the qumiiuli ki.--' d bi r blush
ing ll.. . k wai ted the day nam. J.
The day was rained, aid the village was
I i.-entiiieiaiy astonished by tne speci i.cii;
I it ih rieb b-in.Uome. and railant l ral.k
Huntingdon hading the oor, I lit heautilu!
and no! b bi.irted, iioi. pi niielt J ane O:. kes
to the altar of I Imi.ci, j .-I. d I'.rtl,.- Hi...
I cing at th-. head id" the I road aifie in tl.o
Sam ii.ci id's nn 1 rs (Hun t aw unt. to
any thing, and Frank bad cceasii. n to 1. 11
him, ju-t before his marriage, that he was
mil only a such, but 1.11 out and out toady.
M.irv Trevor was ene of the biTdeMnrnii.
1 and dee.ares io mis iav 111.11 nu.i
' gleat deal of virtue in calico.
I We need scarcely add that Jane's rorr
J father and mother are now in the enjoy
1 merit of every comfort mid luxury which
I wealth can procure; and though blessings
j lor Ihe
ibis city, says the Host oil
x belle' of "the North s!
s belle of the North shopping
i last wc.k, called for some green m
1 ..; ...... !,.-, nee. that would l
Another, aiiolhcr, and Jet
: brum. U forth bv t ie siilcsman nui
, avail ; none Iherc
the i.uiplc. pne
that suited the fastidious lady s taste. " A
deep, very deep and dark green is what I
wish," said the fair customer. The shelves
w. rc' then again ransacked by the itl. ..live
alt.iida.il dr.p. r and deep, r, till glowed
the erceli, until it emerged into a dalk sea
tint r lot n-ne yet had hi. n di-pl;.y. d suii
ing the lady's fancy. At length, fairly out
of"piilieiii-e" with his cu.-toiiicr, the initatcd
..ales-man exclaimed" Madam, I do d .
dare and v ei ily b. II. ve that you do not
know what shade of green you want your
self." " I do, sir, ri it well," returned the
fair, '...-( iii iius and witty one: " scb-ct a
pattern just one shade i-mio '' tl nu your
sflf, and I'll fake it at once."
ble are showered upon tlicm. Ib.y ;V" -""is .- '" : ; , , ; ... .. . , ,.,i ,.. Uard to our country ; and the Pope's Nun- 1 edge ot au intention to appoint .Mr. Lau.p-
realue that a good daugh.cr-a tariff ol prices, at w l.icli iniuigcuccs wouiu ne 1 .'laiin ., .... ''": ! . , . . . eio had -iv..,. vou this information, about bill to office "-bcLre the authentic account
,-lf.sacrilicing girl like Jane-is .he gran.,-. Pt the cou,m,-,on 0, sis-au,o,,g . mi ir v ! j ' Va i Campbell being in the Cabinet, bef-re you ' reached Madrid: I should not a-k you for
blessing of ail-or-i. leas, on earth, other things, 1 .ceolbct y ou mentioned the he w as u ( io.k, w as the frst C , ,skll0wn in Madrid, your yf. ht views on these points, but for
u.NE MIAt'K nitn.Mii v ..... it m -""l" -. V, , , ,y. , " ."" . . , - , , ..' M, i.-.. ! ,.e..tion. or renlv. made bv one to the other, tor the moment, wl.en lue eonitnumcariou
PTessrs. Baynei and Bairinger.
To lite Jlililor of thi American Or gun
Hai.kkhi, X.C., Aug. 81-t, l ..,..
You will please publish the following let-
HT ironi niy-eii 10 jion. u. u. rnnger. .
in ...-uu .. ,-.. .... uinn?cr.
tier was forwarded to Nr. JJ. at .Sa-
nineteen dayf ago, with a request
ratoga nineteen d4 ago, will, a request
to the lo-t master at feat place to forward it
t0 Mr. !. in case he had left there. I have
... . i - .
waited till this time il hope that I miyl.t be
II . 1 .1 I' . .1 I 1 1 J . .
able tc have Mr. lislctter publihed at the
same time w ith my ijter to him. liut in-
vch as there seius to be some doubt '
whether my letter tohim, and his iu reply,
lna v not havu iLiscanTed and inasmuch :n
there is a systcmaticst'empt bein made to
nervert nml niisrc-l. t thia u Iml.. nn.f.
f ------( - .... - u
J ter, I fee! thawu ji: ) niyeii .indo tli-:
cause of truth, loo. .t to withhold my:
b'tter longer iroin puljcation. My letter'
will probably rca:h M. liarringrr tlirougli
the pre.s-., sooner thimhrouch 'he mail. Ji
is to be hoped ?Ir. Ii:ri tijer will reply, as
he can ami probably tiil, ihroiivh the pub
lic press. JJ.s aiiswe will be as anxiously
.vailed for liy me, ns iwill be looked for by
lLo.-e who fi ei any inrrent iu this matter.
I, at the time, intenJd to have made a pub
lication over my own nine, reviewing a!l the
lact and rieliable jlerences grow it:ir out
of this nllair. I c.aylo ho hereafter. For
the jiref.eiit, on this Icier I rest the vindica
tion of my ojiimnn, am expressed in jmlj.
lie, that there wan a understanding be
tween the Komvn CaiJilie Hierarchy in the
country, and son.eolMr. I'iercc'a leading
In. nds, that the liO i Htholie voteshould
be given to Mr. II eft! on c.n.liiioii that j
some member of tlntibuicb
scat in bis (.ahiucti
There has becnnnde an unworthy at-
; tempt on the parUi a portion of the an-
tempt on tne part, a portion ot the an
ti-Auicrican pressin4 the ami Americai
advocates to cvat . ho force and i-flee I
of M r. liarringer ill alemelit, iu his latter.
to Mr. Kliis andpiT-elf ; by prrtcntli ti.
AuK rican present the ami American
to di-cover au
; ot veracity between ,y'',lon witn rou that it was at a party !
aiysclf and some o!'lSiv('." ,J' 0UP f the members of the Cabi- I
Mr. Larringer a
ll.eiu have been b
an ! mendacious enough
to prilf hU that I
i been exposed in
the public fttteliti
.is is designed to div
at issue. It is lo
lei ii Irom public indig- .
to the bargain, ly try.
nanoii, the parti
ing to get up a
has read all that
ground for imp.:
there is the color
tween Mr. Urrrit
no .ioubt, try to
l.-ave to the sell!
V' issue. jSo one w ho
been published on the I
there is the slightest
' g my veraeitv, or that
mi i-suc of veracity be- ,
am! myself. Some will ; uu i i-pone ot itpnt.nciy in a speech i i.-ler s party, and you uul not why then . being naturally a cause of much interest and
eve ii but all meh I in Kichmond. On my return from Phila-J on meeting at the same party, an hour or ; satisfaction to the church ot that faith, es
duMiatioimf their own ' "e'phia in June, I saw you in llaltiinore, at ! so afterwards, be might be i.efore you in pceial pains had been taken in some quarter
consciences, for ort'i.jn
with their lips
the couv ietiou opv
V'lx. KA1 NhTi
..noil, N. C, Aug. 7, 1S.M.
11 Silt: I have just reached Hal
M.i.r au absence ot more than
ci, and ou my return 1 lin.l your letter .
.l.,lv .lltli. In tbia letter vou leuuest me I
v , . .
, ,. i,...,,, nf the bih J u v Had
publish your letter oi tut viu .iuij. ji.iu
. vot.r lst letter arrived
been hcie wnen your iisiinur a. i u m
J 1IHLIII uoii. i" ,
i ....., .,. ,i, i.linl I . irst ns reiiuesiea
but sinee the atiii-arante ot vour entire
letter to Mr. Kliis. 1 tan hardly suppose you !
desire the publication if your ei.uie letter
It' vou do. btirevrr. vou li v in hnd !
a (1 py f it, which du con have 1 abii.-hvd 1
if vou c'-.-.re its publication. 1
"l must confess 1 fed turpritcd t.t the turn
this matter has taken. And you ii 'i-t par-!
don u.e, for my review of all the la. ts and , was j.forL. th,; of March, lo3, or after ' pleaso try and recollect, whether you cu
inciJenis connii ted vi-.h it, and K.r ivy ing ' .. , .- True ihe imrressieu left upon ' quired of him, who were the other mem-
to neali the same to your rccclli eti 011. j
Tin Hue, there is to issue bet w , 1 r, us, in;
regard to tiny maitcrof ." f. V- ur s-talc- j
inert to both Mr. Klli-aud myself (nhrms !
in v nccocnt given of the convt i:::icn be- t
twn 11 us ci. the sul je t alluded to. liut iu
regard I 1 the infeiiT.ie to be de.l'ii.i'i iroin
our st:it 1 11 1 nt, 1 l.c iupressiidi made nu v our
n.ii.d ly the ccniUiUBcatiiTi of the Pope's
Nuncio, tt lite time ai stated iu your letter
to Mr. l.lli-, is ii, tin k (liffcr.i.t tiem what
mine is .'' and ijtirely lliffvn bt fi-'iu
what I understood j ..lis to io, at the tune
of the eoi.vei.-atiou bavieiil us.
A'i w n e to call tofour rei-ollcct'-T the
ell ci. install i' vs -,-.!. ii. r v, ,icb tliis conversation
i. ecuirid 1 etw e. n y ou and me. 1 called to
see on at Voibnro'a litel scni.tiii.e about
t I in-tn. as, 1 ibli.l;. 4fter ta.kiiv n v'm-
r.l.s sut iects, the fubjict of the .l.i
ii. i'vrni. nt was ii.tio Jui' .1,1 forget whether
bv vou iv 1113 m If. Isliited t" you that I
r. afiy f. H alatu.ed at tit progress and gr i.-p-ing
j In v . f the liomat Catholic iluiih iu
this country. Vou rrujic.l that our people
here knew notions of ic llom-in Catholic
church, as yon did, wh ( bad wili.es.-cd it-
inti. ti iu ."-pain, where, it had full power.
, Vou linn went on to ipeak of the sale of
indiil-n-uics which wf still pratticid in
I II (111 i III is iMiii 11 n.n .-1111 piiiuiiiM i".
S,,aiir-.h.-.t on certain festivals of saints-
days in the year, vou l.id often seen large !
placards put' up a't puuiumt places ahmg j
thought id tl,
boiiiish church. 1 tad bi t
sale of indulgences was prac
tieed by that ch ircb atn
Vou replied, " ( 111 yi s, i
w here in tins age.
is still kept tip in
Spaiu.' Vou tl.nweiit 'ii to speak ot the
denial bv the Spanb h sovt rnuit nt cf li e
right of decent burial to any Protestant
w bo might die iu Spain that no religious
service was allow td to br bad at his burial
that not more than ibre persons were al
lowed to attend hi body to the grave that
they were not allow. . d to take the body to
the grave in any vfliiel. more respectable
than a common cart tial ilu y were re
quired to take the body out of the city
along some or.sf.ire w ay ind bury it in the
nVlds and that nio-t o:he bodies of Pro
testants .bus huih d, we:c supposed to be
disinterred bv the anatonists. Vou mention
ed some instances of Cioiestants of high
....... ......ii .ii t I'll I'.-iM I .Li. in .-.nun cii.isis
. . .i.i i i - . .-.. - . : .. i .
bodies had thus bc.-u di-(oscd of, and whose
..raves could not be afirwards fouud by
1 . . . '"" I . . . . :.. .1.- ...l i: :...! ... .roll .-,. ...il llie ehiir-e b ill Kliri'Di' Was 111 re-
theirfriends. I asked you, how it would have j Mr. Kliis, my personal friend, requires thai
been with yourself, if you had died when , I should appeal to vou, to your sense of jus
there, Vou stated that you had your ar-, tice as well as of ge,ero,itv, to caln.lv re
rangeiucuts provided, that in ease of vour view with me tin. oi. ,..,si,....... ih.. l.
"s-uth, your body would be embalmed and
-...uco. emics. j ou
- ..... juui
Prde further of I he intolerance of the ,
Komi-h ur'-" tpin that there was
""" ' cpnin tbat there was
!lot ""'"S18 1 rotestant plice of wor.-hip al-:
1 1 a!. ... I t f 1 .
lonca iu the w hole Kingdom. Here I a-ain
exl,r,'S!"?d '"J" aurpri.se, and asked you If it
nn.yll L I1.,., il.. 1.'.. .1! I.
P'f."'l '";,t 11,0 J''gli-h t.ovcrnment,
wl,u known inlluence in Mpain, did not
eX!";t fro, the Spanish (jovernment, the
prvl'ege ot a l'rotestant chapel connected
'he Knglish embassv in Madrid. Vou
.replied no, it was not allowed even to Krir-
land, although the ljiitish (ioveriiineiit
lci'? !,'!e" ciidiivori. to obtain the pri - .i -
i Ott p..k.- rtiny olner ...!.,
au'1 oppreMlotiM of the iou.i.-h church. Ir
ini; L'iuifli;ui iiiu eollvnr.sariOU. I Haul I hut
. sv... -:,,.. ,i- ...oiii-n religion to ue ut- nie new s cmld not hav te en traiiiuiltei!
terly incompatible with the cxist-nce of a iu that way. It could not h ive been lir-t
!ne t'Oi-eruii... nt that tiiir assumption? off carried bv'a sailing v s. 1, f,,r tl,. steim
power in this country beuari to be alarmin- ers far su'tpa.,- th m in .p.V.I. Tliere are
that as you were not in the country at the no si, am, is plying acio,s' ihu Atlantic, but
last I'residential c!e"lio:i, yeU wrc pr a (tne re ulnr 'e.m i.iai: ste uners ther--
bly not well tie,,,. aii.ted with ttic inllueiiccn j fre, tne news must have been ciriuuhy
which pievaiieu iu dteiiiing it but that some one of them. It is reasonable to sup
there was very little doubt, but the liomau po.se, that after the formation of the eabi
Catholic vote in the North w.n given to Mr m-t, the first steamer that left the countrv
i lerce. Ill t)Ur,iURnce of nu nrrnnn-umxnt l
with Archbishop Hughe' to thatetl'ect. Vou
replied, " Vou have no idea how well post
ed they are in Europe in regard to wbut is
going ou in this country." " Whv, sir,"
i . .1 .. . t- C- ..,., I
V a,u J"ui me i ope a : uncio at .uauna '
f0'1' I,iC of Campbell, of Fennsylvania, be- '
ijould liuveaj"'H "-. ue. oi iu vaninei lore t nail
ever heard of it, and before it was known
in Madrid.. I remarked, that was proof i
there had been a bargain, that the Koman I
Catholic vote should be given to Mr. Pierce, 1
anu tbut church should have a seat in the j
Cabinet, Ac. Vou then went on to state the j
incidents connected with the Nuncio's eon-I
11 -''aunu mat tne . uncio eatue up to ,
i mi-.- j J'0" -t-'tf-'-l to you the fact of Mr. Camp-
jv,.nibel!, a Catholic, being a member of Mr.
stiori ; 1 lrrce Cabinet, and expressed his grutiti-
'"-h u.. uoieu was so strong and iu-
nuelitial in the I'nited Slatca, as to obtain j
1 lliJ vM consider this conversation be-1
-twecu you and me as confidential, or as j
-"'-vouuueuudi. i spoke ot it oiten in
,ne course ol conversation with iniiiiy per- ,
j.arnu.ti s now. I tuen said to you that 1 ; l.avm the. j!i'jru;Ui,li. . -AuJ a is on this to communicate Ihe eailic.-t intelligence of
SmWolt''tr, (ippointmeut bl ( that night and w as u known the. rr'J-"rm Ti,ni,fc' ,,-. u.j,g ineinbers of the
Mr. Campbell in Mr. Pierce's Cabinet as , the next morning ? aud no longer. " in doubt. ' Tererrcs. ysthood," If r,at...iral that
I did not consider it at all private or eonli- ' and the pubjeet of conjecture ?" P.ut ngaiu Hut here, you will pica.-) ahnwTrrU n l'?'flHV
dentitil. i'ou replied certainly it was not. ! did the Nuncio mention to you the names of you again, to try and refresh your uiem
,,,l I tt,n went nn to state the terms in ! of anv other members of the Cabin, t ! I or v. Of course you must have been cur-
u - l,.. h r l.n.l related it : and said to von 1 1
A 0 ltf corrcct atout it ts should
i.u. i. f :, : v-,, ..:A T
if i i i , a
had "lvctt it correctly and then repeated
1 , . - . l .i
,j)e circUnstances .under w Inch the couver-
neieunn michi. ui i. lejniu. i yu .-.,i
I sat ion with the Nuncio occurred and what
had said to vou, viz: that before you
, , ':,,. i,.iv,,, .,;., i r..rd to I
fr Pierce's Cabinet before it was known
. M... -i t J.kt n.l
c( i). ( (ure ,R, .,.ie j-ouC:0, stated to vou
.-,. ('.uui.bell of Pennsvlvania, a Catholic,
Kn 1 member of it. You said nothing of
,1,,. nr ,t,u (.nnivrti.Mi whether it
mv mind, by the conversation with you, J
was that it was before the -4th of March; I
but I never so stated in any public speech 1 prove-, that from the manner, c'reuiiitau
1 have made for 1 did Dot then, nor do ' ces, and incidents, you did not regard him
1 ..nvc tl.ii.L- that makes anv sort of differ- at the time, as speaking from authentic in-
encc ' Whether before or alter the 4th cf
March mattered not with tne ; for the point
..... , 11 . j- . . .
that the PopJs Nuncio It ing put iu posses-;
..;.. ct il., i.,rri....ii,,ii. before the United
w ie 1 1 h wavs mane u a iiuuing io 11 was
States Minister had heard of it, aud before .
the public iu Madrid had received the
news, was a humiliating reflection to every '
patriotic American ; and afforded proot
that ll.t- baigain had been agreed on before
t iu .. ... nun .iml 1 .at tne naivain naa uecn
. , , ' -i 1 . .
In cur b ttcr to
vou coiilii iu the stab tin
nt as I bad eiveii it.
In vour b Iter to inc ol July ! Ui y Ju say
. . .- , , . ... 1 ..." 1 ..
"tietoii- I f.au ItllV HJUlt 11:11 aiei eeii.-inii
.,. ics ,,f the formation of the Cabinet, and
ir ws st',11 a subject of eoni 'cture at:
court ot .Madrid, he (the 1 ope s .nuucio;
nt- that Judge Campbt 11, of Pennsyl-
1, was appointed, and that be wai
v . . . . -
Cuibolic, whicii was the tirst liilorniaiioti t
had . iiiier of bis ai.Boiiitmcut or his reli-
aii j v j
vou sav " before I had any certain news
of theVormatiou of the Cabinet, and while
ils constitution .was still iu doubt aud the
tterto Mr. Kliis of July -Ilrd,!
to which report 1 presume .Mr. Id-
when alluding to It in Ins 4th el
3 . ... .
V( the several public ml -
.,s I delivered at the North I never
si.tv tl.,. r. iii.rter a notes ol one, betore go
in., to the press and thev were so badly
ri ported (as
I ni,,n.is must iiicessaiiiV be
the case, in the contusion attending tnese
...siir.isi.m Htrendimr these!
mass meetings and the hurry of getting
thein to press) that I soon cease g'mug my
self any concern about tho in .
Inasmuch as the Anti-American press
has endeavored to evade the force of this
.statement of mine fully confirmed and sus
tained by you) by a contemptible .(nibble,
as to whether the Nuncio's communication
to vou wasbef'-.eor after the 4th of March
and inasmu.h ss you differ with Mr. Kl
iis and myself, in regard to the impression
vou had, ii' the time of the Nuncio's ooru-
I ... imnriiljin vr
ni ll ' uc.t linn. pu'. si- ..
i wok. the duty I owe myself, as well as
the duty T owo the Aiuencau ca.uo and ta
; of this matter to request of you that vou
! hi rcires.i your memory in regard to the
- .h iuicti jour memory hi regard to the j
minute details ,,d lei us fee, if we can- j
not by a process of fair logical deduction.!
not by a process of far louictl deduction.
arrive at a conclusion a little .1 i tT.r.r.t (mm
which in tin
uiiw i!!in-'!H' (f vour
, kind nature, to jiid-c harh
. . C
y in any quar-
. ter, you may have arrived, tit lite 'lane of
I your conversation with the Nuncio.
In (ue Or.-t place, you sny ihe coninmni-
cation wa, made to you by the Pope s Nun -
: ) uau any ceri news ot
nu- ...rmarion or tne .atinie', and while its
. .. .. ....i. . u u waul., u in. . iii! pi.o- i
jjeet of e,.,,j. eture , the n,blic mind ati
j Madrid.' U-t ,1 be reeo.!e,ed ,,en, is
no teleg.-nph.c conj.-..oi.ieti f -,.iwee,i the
coiiMiiuiion was stiu m doubt, and U.e pub -
t lllteil SMiiIlu ni..l l...r.... . ..!..
uave carried but
containing so important piece of news as
this and this one letter or newspaper
should hare been -ent to the I'one's Nun-
eio alone ? I sunr
. . . '.'
no sane man would
conrenn lor such an
explanation as this.
We lirst take il for granted then, that the
news of the construction of Mr. Pierces
('abinet was first carried to Kurope, by one
of the regular Ocean mail Steamers and '
that the steamer that carried out the news i
took the information in divers letters and
newspaper, and to divers persons, your.
self (the minister representing our conn-
try) among others. In the nature of tl,in.
tuen, in the name of reason I ask you how
could the Pope's Nuncio have stated it as a
tact, w hen as you admit, " pt w as still
doubt and the subject of conjecture iu the I
public mind :" unless the knowledge had J
been communicated to him before the'Cabi-
n-t was lormcl : 1 here is but or.e possible
state of facts, ly wbi. h such conclusion i
may be avoided. If the mails containing
the news happened t ., r.-acli Madrid on the;" ihe infer' nee I male, was, (referring, of
very evening the Nuncio made the comma- ; course, to the time the communication" wa-t
mention to you ami he happened to open I
his mail and read, before going to tho min- 1
take it for granted, yon enquired of him,
.ui'DOsed he was sneaking from authentic
iulorinatiou. If he didnot.it proves that collect, whether you enquired of him for tho
he knew nothing of the names of the other source of his information, and what was bis
members; for if his object was simply to reply whether there was then any tele
give you apiece of information iu regard graphic communication to Madrid, from
to our own countrv, which he had the good
fortune to ret hold' of before vou. ho would
certainly, as au net of social com -te-y, have
iven the names of all the ( abuit-t. It he did
not know who they were, then it proves that
he did not get hi-information by the channel
that carried the information to others,
but must have gotten it brforthan,!. Put
bcrs of the Cabinet. If you did not (anxious
as you have been to ie:-rn tins newsj u omy
formation transmitted alter the formation
of the Cabinet; but on private data bas-d
'...,,... ii,. .,.., ;,.r.-r.,iail,i.. It, it
did the Pope's Nuncio tell you that Mr.
Campbell was" a member of the Cabinet"
1 -u.ne -unci sui.iv- s,. ................. .
or did he say he was appointed osi .u ts
tn (inici,ii? If he bad .said lie was appoint
ed Po-t Master lieneral, that even would
have been no evi.iitico that bis informa-
tion was based on the rfbcnl atir.ounie-
... .. . ,e ......:.,. ..II. .... ...msfri.
ineui, ui ii.u v ..mi.- n... 1 ss,.. ....
, was made public lor 1. mere was a nai
Mr. Kliis and myself, ' tfain, it may have been f-r this very pl.ico
.that he bargained. J-ut bis nut liai;..ug
the pisit'jn iii the Cabinet which Can, pi. ell
he! 1, and merely stating tnal he was up
! pointed," iu the (
iiietthows that his iu-
tor Illation was ba-cu on conjecture
mg trom prior snowicuge.
Now, my dear .sir, you wul plea-e all
ruo to advert to the circumstances of our
1 .. . .. . '. . ... '. . . i' ..1. :..!.
nri '.uinci.-nuun u.. ...1- uej. c ...
ihe connexion of words the supietu-e of
i ideas. I was speaking of the grasping pal-
-1 I . 1
icy ot the Hotnisii church in our country
- . ! 1 . 1 1
I its interference 1.1 politics and controlling
j inflm nee 10 the last I rc.-idcu.ial cuclion.
It was ... reply to this, you remarked, how
gc-uon, oi u-p.y
1 must nave some uii hu.hu i e
. . . t ..'!.:. i v i. ..
,. er in it lite purpoi i oi uiei. eai. ee i-i -i
stood bv reference to the context, the
assoeiatiou of thought or word
iu tv inch
. is used the prtcedin
w hit h is a
. rcsnoiise. elluer
Li! mat. v. V or
Vou wiil rccoiicet, 1 was speaKiiig
daii -er Irom the Koinisli eliurcli, iu tins
country Us inti rtcreuec in our politics, us;
having decided I l.c Presidential electi -u.Xo
Vour remark iu reply was by way ot af
firmation, as I iiiiileisto ui it, l : tiiat tuat ;
cliuicii was Will posted as to our t I is
this countrv that the Pope's Nuncio at!
Madrid gave ye i the first information yr.i
had of Mr Campbell's being a member of
Mr. Pierce's Cabinet; before yoa had re
ceived the news, aud while the construction
of the Cabinet was in doubt, ard a subject
of conjecture in the public mind there,
- - 1 -.I...... . s .I'sui -nt. . o.slr iST v in
1 OU Will JJICS IU ai.wn wi. I s. .. a . j - -,
what was your ohiect in niautt g niai re-
mark to me in immediate response to my
suggestion, that the election h;d been car
ried by the Roman Catholic vote, in pursu
ai.ee ol' an understanding that that church
should be rewarded in return if it was not
...1 .:. . . 1
i-orruboraling my suggestion, and confirm-
ing me in in impression ' Why have men.
Honed it at all. if your view of the matter
! Honed it at all. it vour vi,.w ot rl, ,,.,.,
t wax ll n...nn .r.r ,i. ;.. ...
ronvt-r-ntion) tliat rhe Nunoio Iinrl n-r. .ivrl
, ill." " ' ' "ir vtf I
j his information through the ordinary elian-
; n.- of the mail ' n.,,1 tl,.n ,i.. ,.K. ...
Hie could have arm ed at it Tn the abv nee
of previous knowledge) unle-s we resort to
1 the still im.re strained supposition, that an
eapros w as lorw anled to bim, alter til
rival of the .steamer at home V,
; iu advance of the mail.
iu w u -.. uce ei i ne man.
I assure xo-. my dear . I am h m
means disposed ' tn c, it,eise y0,ir letter t,
Mr Kllis, as a n.i.tte? of cho,ce. 'Vour re
ply to l.iiii as well as to me, fully confium
u y v. Tsi.m cf y.ur conversation. l!ut. inns
nuch as you have gone out of the record
(you wiil plcae pardon me for saying so)
to controw rt ami t,ttoy the force of the
infrrrtft dnwu by both of us (hat this
communication to you by the Nuncio wasi
i 'iih. matory of tlic charge of previous bur
gain which had bci n made you cannot,
nope, find fault with my attempt, in self vin
dication, to .-how that, our inference now U
correct, and your inference tl.e.t was ioeoi
rect. ou say in your letter to Mr. Kliis,
you " til' not at i.li suppose that he (thn
I'ope's Nuncio) had any previous knowledga
of an intention to appoiu this gentleman lo
office, or that he knew, or had any reason
to believe it was done in pursuance of anv
bargain or intrigue to this effect on the nart
of any persons w hatever." This I ean well
! understand and this remark. I iloimimn.
ceivc, involves any issue between us, in re
gnrd to iiinninn even. Vou say you " did "
not suppose so ; meaning, of course, at the
U)iie the I'upe's Nuncio gave you the infor
mation. It i reasonable you might not have
attributed his prior knowledge, to the con
summation of "any bargain or intrigue to
this effect." At vou had been for vears out
of the countrv, and were not thoroughly
conversant with all the cha rges. issues, and
undercurrents involved in the Presidential
election it is not probable that you should
have suspected foul play. In the next seu-
tenee of vour letter i,. Mr fc'HU vm.
first made to you bv the Nuncio) that the
uppointnient of a Catholic lo this high office,
prised having heard nothing of it yourself
and will you be so good as to try arid re-
Havre or tans wneincr me mans rjy mo
steamer had arrived at Madrid on that eve
uing. And hi case there was no telegraphic
communicaticu, and the ir.iuls baa not ar-
rived that evening will you suggest what
other jm.Ht.ie means there, could nave teen
by which especial pains to coininunieato
the earnest intt-Hlgence ol tuat tact, could
secured its transmission to inadrid
i we suppose an express in advance of
the mails, had been despatched to Madrid,
immediately on the arrival of the steamer.
Vou wiil pardon mo for re.uesiing you
to be as explicit as possible, for this reason :
'Ihe presses aud advocates of the Anli-
American paity are attempting to deduce a
.trained inference Irom your letter. I bey
are irvm' to Dervert vour language into tea-
- . . - r
timony iu their behalf They are trying to
u-e you, to combat and disprove the reason-
able mtereiice "Oir to be drawn, from tbo
communication of the Nuncio to you. They
are endeavoring to represent you assaying,
that you nuiv i-utertaiu the impressiouH
whieh you say you had tit that tinie, as the
only way ol accounting for the Nuncio's get
ting the intJiiuntioii before yoa or the pub
lic in Ma hid rtcivei it. Some of the more
malic. .-us and -ianoerou- of the Anti-American
res-.es ami partisans "J":' to rely or.
your letter as impugning uiv ver .c ty , even.
II-ping aud believing that you arc uot wil-
bug that yo.ir name or yr-tir kwt suooiu
be prrvel ted 10 any Slleh eU'ls, I thiuk I may
appeal to vour,;. ifiif as well as to your gen
erosi.y to speak out, and forbid any such
unfair u-c to be made of what you have writ
ten. May 1 ask of you do you intend iu
your letter to say, unit ',-' ojnttvm
that there w as no such umler-taudiiig as that
referred to, in regard to the Uotiian Catholiu
vote bi-cig given to Mr 1 icrce .
intend to say, '""' opinion
;oii- is, that
be Pope's Nuncio had " not previous knol-
was fust made t) you. . l ou will observe
the eau-e of truth, and be doing au act of
ju-lice to tho-e who arc attempted to bo
wroiiisid ly speaking out plainly aud uuo
.uivoealiy on these puiuts.
In the concluding sentence of your letter to
Mr. llilis, vou .-ay, in allusion to an "imper
fect report of my speech iu Washington "
v,,u wrote me a note for the purpose of
correcting, the erroneous impressions which
nii-'ht so readily '" made on. the public mind
ho-.vever n uiUnt lou.tl ly fioin such a refer
ence to a r i-ii.ii coiiter-ati-'ii iu social inter
e i irse withjut a written statetnent of the
I facts." Fal-e deductions have been drawn
Mr.un thi- part of your letter. The impre--
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sioil Is atteinpic-i n ce uiat.e, mar, you re
oil-, sted u.e to pub
h the entire letter, and
iliat t nao nev ei uiiii-ii ...'y'ic....iit an out
one sentence of it. Vou will bear mo wii
ncss, you made no vecpicst of n.e, iu your
'. .i i .. .. -.i ...... ... .... ; .oi i
lirst Utter to publish tuc same, rou nisv
vloua iiiaidi ns