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! On the 29th and 30th there ; is to
be a Tariff Convention in New York.
It is to be a raeeting of Protection- j
ists. They are'not satisfied with the
present burdensome,' unjust and , un- j
equal war tariff, but they; want
further protection, they say, : for
American industry, and like Oliver
Twist they are resolved to "ask for
more." As impudence pays they will
succeed probably in j their demands
It is said the High Tariff advocates
have grown strong with a very un-j
common insolence. ? They think j evi4
dcntly that the form of government
under which we live was devised
esDeciallv for the f osterinsr of the in
terests of the few at the expense of'
u. iw k Wnioi oii f,i.thia r
' ' ' . V ' I ; i - - i . I
meeting that may have no little ; in-
fliipnp.A fin fntnre lficrislation as Iwell
as upon the movements of political
parties, it is prbclarmed in advance
boldly what they expect to do. ; Says
the circular: ! j" i
"This, convention is expected to super-;
sede the weakness and timidity of a merely
defensive stand by the vigor and onward,
force of an aggressive policy. Manufac-'
turers should now assert their right to pro-.
with both hands and demand the full and 1
uninterrupted guarantee of the laws. Power
to protect home industry was put in tne
Constitution by its founders in pursuance.
of a set purpose to put it there. Pro-'
tection is right; it was intended to be guar-i
anteed by the orgaaie;-law of the . Union.;
The right should stand erect upon its feet,;
demand its honest duesand fearlessly defy;
the wrong." ' j'. ; i : ; . :
It is refreshing to read that decla-:
ration of Durnose. , f lner is no un-:
certain sounds gif en ;-c4SK It rings.
out like a bugle.. Having, en joyed
for seventeen yeartbei fruits and:
benefits of the most ' unbearable tax
ever iaiu upuu ""S VT V
pie, and having j so-prjofipereoj under
' ; V v'i ':.i .!
the rreatund!' exclusive tprtection
- zrs irLkAaa ' '
afforded:heto tlrfe Prottbtioiiists ga-
ther strength, nAonieritdbrx4mfeg-
v : - ? sr. . , j- - i i
will have 'still more eefhive protec
tion and defy all opposition. There
is no f mistaking f the .if animus of the
movement. "Forewarned let the bur
dened taxi-payers be forearmed." r
It is mentioned by the New York
correspondent! of the Philadelphia
Ledger that there is a well under
stood purpose among the Protec
tionists of the country to form, a
grand combination and makfa uni
ted assault upon ! the Congress foY the
purpose of capturing it. He says
"that, foreseeing that the tariff pro
mises to be the lealfehg Jemoaratic
issue in -the next Prfsidetitial eam
paign, the Protectionists ., are '.deter
mined to forestall itby Congressional
legislation of such a-ehaaeeT 9& at
the end of another three years? time,
will leave! the question as a party is
sue, without value." j W.; k i
There are some strong free trade
cates, among the KortherjaifKftpbk
Protective1 organ or advocate. JBoth
New York and - Brooklyn have Free
Trade Clubs. J Henry Ward Beecher
is a prominent member of the latter.
There is said to be great commotion
: .x. i wiK -frl:
or two. The sins noint clearly that
iiiiiVHiii.iiiii ill I. bm i.c r.Rii ii a v
i the Tariff question will f orni an ini-
nortant factor in the next Preaiden-
committed - to
few at the expense
whilfst. thd Tlpmvr.t.
exceptions! are united opposition
tnQ TTJoii1 TAto.tiifi 04U-ff o niiaf '
ive Tariff, Whilst;
for revenue oniy,;
sincerely Hhat the
ww m 2 AAV V'V V V A , TV UliU V.
favoring a tariff
We believe - most
thepressive and mosities,;and to, unloosenagain the he Committee, has
i . , I- jLii.xfiZi0,Ai! to show 'that this is the probable so- the oppressor and oppressed;
nle that, enriches the l fierce aosrs orarty vinaicwvue. 1 vigw, icbvuivo v..v.j,..uv 1 1 . . . , -1 pruuuseu jiiauoiie irum pii,uuu w
P11". DTlcneT f Tt" xfd-'.. :n i Vfi v -- Llir jJl? M,,? 4 lution of the matter, but we cannot hahrf dons not favor British rnle. r,..,L ; - ...t. ' .- . !
upoa:the poor jcaan as iweiUas I
the tichl.11 1i't WW -uns"
ble to bear fih6 harden. .Jf i ? S: ! I
THE "SEKSi BOOK '
noteW- BadwalJpolitician of
Oeorgtaby J ;!
of coursea"- "Kuriiel," says '
- that l.
llayes toldrhim that, he .kept a: note I
book in whKh heentered lthe names .1
of . "skunfc om!4tiwttl i pever . do j
lO give an ' omcc TO. J-t- Wlll oe re.I
membered that the" Fraudulent Pres- j
ident was 'often accused : of promist-
ing offices to .those who sought the'nl 1
at his liands. jlliefe is?carcely a (
town or a village in the wKdle conn- I
TTV.i.nflT. iimiu nnr. finr.iiiii nnu nr mi r i
"V -r -r v- ? T I
' ,AJil,i, li t
iiJJ-li xil'-iyi TT
this way by liayes. ile would whip
but hise; 36k1an4 toak6S an feiitH 1
as if recording the application, make
a promise, and then dismiss with : a
shake of the hand the applicant, and
that was the last ' of it. Mr. W. s I
Scraggs, another Radical, and a disi
appointed' office-seeker Under Hayes
,, " ? . -in-! ....... ; I-- y
' I oftn talledTat the White 4 House and
thought I was booked for something satis
factory.'' He always took out his book and
made some memoranda, and that made me
beheve my case was a special one. , ; ;' t , , . i
i All the . time Hayes, was .keeping
what he called his 'skUhk book," and
whilst promising qoffkie meant all 'the
time to disappxfat dcietre.
anythingibo more in keeping with
the. history ; of ; the facts ; connected
with; his elevation to the Presidency
by the Ihost br
sooumireiiy irauas r nen lue wmw j
wihruuyhuo ." TT ucii nuc nmiu
men of the South forget that greatest I
t aii poimcai eFimeB-uowii w uur
history may the; curses of .their chil-
dren follow theirtj
There was a- king of Macedon m
the long ago who was called Anti-;
Doson . was , a : name.
O - - -; ; , . !
given to him by his people. It means.'
about to give." Antigonus : was
always v promising,
ing, but. was never
performing, j, liayes .ought to , pet
known amon g ; American Presidents:
as Rntherfraud 1 Dosoh the about;
to give.' ! ; r -:' ' ;-;
THE PRESIDENT AND THE STAB
; . . KOUTJB THIEVES.
I When President Arthur succeeded;
under such tragic and saddening eir-;
cuhistahcesr to the; Presidency the
Stab promised to judge him by what
he did andidi by wbat he had done
or by what had been - said of him by
morifiliora nf'.'hTs '. own' riart v.' We re-!
nnAA tna r AbK aWd diffi-
r " . . ..i.
cult position he occupied, and we
v - ' .
were not aisposeu w ue uiei i-cw
Ai-r . aa
nmiK or nit i it i)ui uciuuuuoa - i
t : .- ' ' , ' i'V ,
..'"--i -''i ""i-n.uieTir. "" .
u wise and patriotic Cliief Executive.'
We think he is entitled .'to a fair;
0lir.tiaTi-tna bU should be esti-
mated by his official acts! Papers of :
i'lr-tiL' 'i :LiiUitL i,yL':J-: Jiii""-- I
an parties snouiapreanniu iainy uci i
courteonslyf i He will ibe apt to fare
better at the hands of the Democrats
than he will at the hands - bf some of
his own partbefbreext1 has
come and goiie?: ' "When eyf lie goes
into the offiw appomtmg business
extensively then he will begin to
make enemies among those of his
own political; household.
The American Register, the new
Washington Democratic weekly ,says
iivr;.;,;.i ; .: : v ;.H'':
'The future- of President Arthur is in
own handstand he alone has the power
to make -or mar it. . ne can mase dis aa-
rable, or he can make it mean narrow, bi
firoted or contemptible. If by a wise com
o . .
JThr Ain in a fraternal
ana narmomous union me-iai uubui5 uu
jarring sections of our common country, he
will have done enough for fame." -
: iTlvna fa be has had no BtMirtuiu-
.unAn;n .i wn rnnr'
in retrard to certain measures already
identified with the Republican party,
I W"Af'ao 'nnwillintr-to helieve that
nf his ' tiartv
ww ul.11 vuv - vAfik , w aj
arise, as they will ; surely, he will ak
tempi ; for one; moment to revive
I Grant's methoas in nis aeaiings wnn
a mo.t ..rilou, ral if h, w,
erwwe;j' that: Arthur willl be too
utIsp tnn faMitrhted too batribtio to?
wise, too far-sighted; too patriotic; to'
attempt the l role of. Grant.- Just as
sure as there are virtue and intelli-'
I " w v w - " 4
r as a; party are to attempt to reawaken the old ani- merchantmen, and two, sloops of war ''V-F wayoexcess qu, .mericans; wf nt; cbairinan of the Republican Nar
, on YjT "V,4" , . . -. ... . . I . . . 1 -...1 a . . rm.. I nn hoard Therft' 18 Other evidence 1 ? lioo lioon a Irtnrr ofrnrylA WwA(ll I , .. - . . . ' :,'.
of the manv I We are willingto believe, nntii ex- t piayea : j lJrJL"jiiii&.- S'14"1'? i . , ;-r:- - , , A i: Trl-.Tr----.-ir.tiu-' .-a- . r . i f40,ooo to carry out ms: repuaiatingi
( or tne many ve;dre wiiij& u - . 5 K, :i-&J?,?rZ-a.: iw t j?o into it. There. is but little doubt. Treland wiahfis to be free and inde; , ? ' y.,, . . , ".,Y,x ,,t
. -er I . ... viiiowfltinrr toanhea us: i awer JNona uarwuMsu awiu ; uic j .inniiuiyA.'.ui. -- - i r-rr" r-:'----) 1r' ----j, . ... or.neme iffvireonia. i
course react With tremen-1 ncers in command exhibited the hi2rh- ished in the f'deep sea incarnadine.! 1 the amelioration of areland s: wrongs,
3 power .against him and his Ad-
istration. ; :No, no ; let us ..hopie
tunity and then: judge him by his re- j
r We"are'gla4 to;note that there ar
indications that under, mm the Star j
Route thieves will not. be protected.
His friend Grant i aid "Let nd guilty
manjescape,'? - and still f he did all! 5i
tu piuteut me euuuuureisi
and through hjs positive influence
some pf . the plunderers and thieves?
did i"escape.',:. ,J5ut we hope forbet-
ter things -pf President Arthur The
people have been assured vby his
.n.i-jv:... : ' i t I
Wat. ' iri 1ooq iri nrnoooni 1-
JikLL iiiiau ijumir: -n ill iiir xciiiArf- l
uon . oiotuei oiar xvouie., ouenuers.
Anything less will prove very disapi I
will Drove verv disani
pointing to the American people, and
would cast reproach ii)on the Admin-
istration. In fact, the President has
emphasized his promise that the pluh-
deerrs ot the yovjrnment shall oe purt
sued. It will be gratifying to allseed
tions and to all parties to seetherbbt
bers of the people prosecuted vigor
ously and punished according to their
crimes. The late President, began the(
work of purging the Departments of!
noxious impurities. The sacred trust
has devolved upon Mr. Arthur. May
he prove equal to the task in all par
ticulars! -;-:, . f-i,3i ' !:'-' ' .
; The above was written yesterday.'
Since then we learned by telegraph
that the President wishes Attorney.
General JMacVeagh to continue for
iTnprai mac v patrn to continue, xor i
the resent in office until the Star
Koute cases are disposed ot. lhe
president; as we gather, is '
tj TP.trn.nl thf nmspniitirtTiI. of the t
thieVes as an inheritance, and; If Wei
v . - i' 1
mav -hidfire bv one ot his utterances,!
he ' does riot look upon ; it as a veryi
desirable 1 inheritahcej' The ; New
Tort correspondent of the Philadel-;
Ledger- (Independent RepuWi-i
can) .says o; his attitude: . , ; ,-; ,.
' "The President does not care to takeaivy
risks of jthat character the risk, that is, of;
shielding, even, by implication, rogues in or
out of office and hence his now all but pe
remptory demand (m the imperative mood,
it is said,) that the Attorney General shall
not retire until the prosecution' which he
belped to initiate shall be finished. , .'As
there appears to be more or less mystery to
many peopie in iuis posiuuu ox uits x resi
dent in thus declining to accept the resigna-:
tiott of the Attorney General, this; explana
tion may serve to clear it Up Mr. Arthur's
memoraoie speecn at tne compiuneniary
DelmonicO; dinner to Senator Dorsey had
implied a peculiar admiration for that per
sonage on ;tne part 01 me ionuer, tuiu uiis
circumstance ,is an additional reason why
he (Arthur) desires to have aa little connec
tion with the Star route matter as possible.
His determination; perhaps, may bestbe
expressed in what 1 am assured were ms
own woras: ine peopie wno commeuceu
these prosecutions -teurt-stay to see them,
. . . .
out; i npt my mtenuon,w De onane-
The same .correspondent, says that
it is welLi known in JNew xork mat
MriiArthur does not believe that any
of them can be convicted.'. If they
a'fr?ofJ anil "psfnnfi Ti will nfi aft-
cuseaoi conniving m some way
tavor it. , xie, tnereiore, nas resoivea .
upon it that those who began tne
prosecutions must; remain to finish
the work'- This explains probably
wny mr. o ames nas ueeu seieuteu as
his postmaster general, ana inis ex-
plains why the . iresiaeni; insists inai
Mr.; MacVeagh shall continue as Al
tomey General for the present.; All
this shows that either Arthur or his
advisers are .very sharp and calcula-
ting, inere.are some very , aaron
politicians aronna eviaentiy. I
CAPTAIN JOHNSTON BLAKEL.E1T.
About a fortnight-after Captain
itnriid the British brio- Box-
,Q-Tr;TiU. trn ornn mnrc than thp
er, carrying two guns more than tne
I American vessel carried. The : crew
that had ibeerl disciplined so tho
fifteen miles out
On Af av 1 . 1 fti 4: the Wasn sailed
J from. Portsmouth, N,.H. The crew
consisted of 1 1 9 persons, all included;
Tliev were mainly raw recruits. The
Wasri carried 22 euhs. . She sailed
- - . - . u i .
directiy ifpr h the n British t Channel.
Capt. Blakeley ;at once awakened
me aumu,wv -wuur,u
a hort time he had captured thirteen
highest; hopes ' for his; 'future .(Tbe
official accounts of his naval engage
onicial'aceounte of hb.naval engage
mentl wB4ibfisea; rt ttou in;
all the papers. In the fight between
estl bravery. " Itrwas tVe firit fight of
the crew of the Was Jj f Short? as ais
been drilling ' them .
thfelr: discipline I
wareicellent - 8 4hd theyf6ught1ith I
the most tried veterans." uapt. man-
boardins her; Hfe f Vas' terriblv 1
wounded,'' being 1 hitlih ; five places,
The Wasp lost S 'kUredl Vottrided
total'26.i; ';Thef Reildeer '23 killed!.
ziAna tn ''inarmo -r -v t-i a tiivht nnit
does ' full Justice to this
f "rJ"DMW . f I
!!. jiViL fi. 2 t'Llt 'J " '.f Jj ' i.'. . I
tm i ' - o i I
blakeley. lii fifteen mmutes, after
Keiey. in niteen minutes aitei
fight had ended Blakeley was
ly for action again, such was hia
-possession,' promptness and daahi
fhlW? :'!tiA 'Tiiollwoi 1
He sailed to L'Orient, where he had
his vessel repaired." ' He sailed , again
August' 27th,: and in' three days de
stroyed three' brigs," one each ; day.
The last was captured at much risk.
He' cut her but actually 'from' jmder
the jcharge of a frigate' o. 74 guns,;
the Armada,and a Bomb-ketch,which;
were convoying her.' tt was a very'
valuable prize, but Blakeley was com-j
pelled to sink her. ' Soon after this he
came ' lip with three sloops-bf -warVone
of which he siink. See
tert December 3, 1814.
captured was the Avbtr, and her 'comi
cd severely. The Wasp lost 2 killed,'
wounded total 3: the Avon, from
i nvMiiuitni q . Kr &vt fi-hm i
Kin i kn v;ni oA .ikA :
, . 1,.- nf Woe
a;tTO ii At.ita
. , . T , . -
f hA' ManniTQ I oiinno ' I ra fiTrrr urofl
;H W ; p,,v.1oTrlt:
V i - :l b :ui :
etul fn rt
Teiw l, tw ri xtories. i
BlakeleV for, his' two great, victories. :
ffi8iatnre declared, an' a resd-'
xL ' iliat'Janfci
- -t ' T . r T - '
fleeted honor upon $Torth Carolina
in being 'performed by one. of her
sons." ' Nothing iti ; the ' history bf .
our State, so filled with memorable
achievements is more calculated . to.
.'- i ij... , ,
nificent performances of the youthful
heroj of the sesL. , It is a burning rfe
proach to Njrt1i 'Carolina that a
statue of - Johnston Blakeley does not
adorn, the capitol of the State. ; i
After this : ther movements ' of the
w l invv :n mvaf
aouotj una we can on iy speculate as
. , T. . , J ; :. ,
i TAtriA nun i ir iq itti iVim. xnor nifrn.
to' the end."-It is known that eigh
teen days after the Atalarita - was
captured Capt. Blakeley boarded the
Swedish brig Adonis. Cooper in his
-history, says Blakeley had orders
make for a Southern port, and it is
Relieved he sailed in the direction of
i t- ' ' -r v
i the "-west' maies. it is 1 oeuevea'
furtlier. that he was spoken early in
November :i814) off Turk's Island.
There was ! news of the Wasp on
November 10th or 12th. to the effect
that.Blakeley:was' in the act of teet-
tingfire toan English! vessel," when
seen, and that he attempted to get
into Tybee, but was chased off by the
Lacedaemonian, a British frigatel ' On
the 20th of November a British
frisra.te was seen off the Charleston
Lignthouse about sunset. - Another
Brit sh shi on the 20th or 21st;
i i . .
seen off 'the city " of Charles
Oh the 21st "heavy firing was
heard. ; It began at.10 o'clock m the
morning, and lasted for four hours.
At was : oeuevea connaenwy i u
Charleston that a naval fight had ta
ken place.' " Capt. Parker, " of the
Beaufort Packet, reported firing on
at 8ea and. said it: was an engage
ment ' between' two heavy ' vessels.
Others reported: that they vsaw the
action. 7 The - vessels began . fighting
off the coast and continued until they
were out of sight. f The Charleston
papers of that time contained ' much
evidence to show;there had" heen an
Wo that - P
able Captain Blakeley rtet .his'eari
1814, in that
death-ion; Monday", November 21st,
1814. in that terrible sea fight, with
i in our own anma, Tnat ine crave ana
close the hurried narratiT?' We re
piir readers a very interesting letter 1
:of inceiipes ni ijd
officer of the Confederal
anothkb glance at Ireland.
t . -The outlook m, Ireland within a
ipways iaabecoae more favorably
fbra7successf u exeratioitoi'the Xand
. i . - -
the Government tO Put dOWn all laW4
lessT resistance! and the iittftr maniTit.v i
ot the Irish to make, a successtui l
revolution faye iniluced thousands 'to
.'i'l iafi-lt - rny H
yield to the necessities of the hour
: j- a iii--u .viU-j; iiri'Mij
and tS iaccepi km
acVbeUthey!lcan dound ty
MuJ atJa o"'Vii1?i r
got the advantage so far; a the Eng, .
Hali oro nAotn W iharr oocrrl A I
lish are concerned, f or they .seem to
regard the -present attitude of ithe
Government,, arbitrary and , oppres-j
'i.j -ni" . -. in'i.H i j t i
vf i'iii,'!i !i.i!rs-i',iiN"1!i"-'rj"j i
sive as i is, as insunea Dy ine pecuj i
i.;.? . ' rh " 1 l
liar circumstances. The Tories i re-f I
P1 1!. ffi
the?,r asi fev??!1
that' it is "a question between Iaw
In the meantime
given to uie
land ;as a free,
carded forever. With fifty thousand
soldiers in Ireland - the Government
can enforce HtS "la Aftftiry r edicia
far vas f orceA cah :d 'this.'! But
iwhen ; 5 ' bountry ; has to ' ; be
pied throughput ; by armed soldiery
it ; speaks - badly 'u for ; theu country
that governs. ij'Who! 'believes J that
Ireland would be a scene of revolt f
the British Government' gave it pre-
ciseiythe sort s of -government
, , il,- . Q m
e!v the sort -of ' government ? that
England ' herself - enjoys? - The atti
tude of s the Liberal i' Ministry ; is ex
actly the attitude of "Toryism that
is wont to govern , Treland as it was
coverned xinder Elizabeth abd CW
.c .i, , ' - . , . . ,
wp i ii. iiiii.n inn. i.uh i 1 1 x. 1 1 l itv r v
tion, ana it wm nave to keep an army
nn- naT,d fA tepn! him out ' 'Aside
on nana. t0 keep ,mm, out... ASMie
i $ . .
from flip crrpat post of such ftn eme-
;t :s vprvtnnnh acrainst'th'p
riment it s,yery much against, the
ideas that, prevail generally: in the
i . f xvL
more enhghtened portions of .die
world. uPassive i.resistancei.cartbeat
, -. . sm it t
bayonets at i any i time if: the people
are resolvedand united.,,iWe cab but
, . .x . .i -i . i . .
Deneve itnat; viaaswae ;maae aire-
mendous mistake when he favored a
r, .i i
Coercion law,, and then went to work
i i- fi) t4.-,
to arrest members of. Parliament and
others under that-law simbly because
xt. . Ls lu
mey were eierciBiiig irw Bpeecirwitu-
out overt act8.jtuj,!
- We recognize the fact) that :in a
contests between law, however: bad,
and , lawlessness however; provoked
by joppressionj ,the former : occupies
the ; vantage ground, and this tne
understands. In. , his
speech on Thursday he said:
"The point was Whether- Ireland is to be'
governed by the laws made by; Parliament
or by laws known tb:' nobody, and written
nowhere, except in the brains of a f ew per
sons; and enforced by an illegal, arbitrary
and ' self-appointed association, - Which
sought to override: by . organized attempt
the free will oi lnsnmen.: : i
, He has insisted that . the Land law
was v good ( for Ireland, and would
proye an inestimable blessing if tried
fairly.He says . Ireland asked for
the i law, and,! now ..when it. has, it
declares it will, j not have , , any.
of T -it, Suchr s at , least , is : the
attitude of A , the , leaders. This
gives him - the. advantage., iParneU
rejects, ..Gladstone, jinsists t-.uponr,.a
triaL j nerieais ili always ym-
. m " ' il'. I a 1 . '3 mt
IrUh leader, .na,, go t -rug u. M
pendent, . ,The;, tre 4 Dempcrats.;pf
the United States the, lovers of, lib-:
e5RU a, fpri,.
weaK in me greai wresne wiiu twv
seeing the great Liberal lead I M ,lL iLLii lK68' J ,hA;i I W
t6 resort to their m long A C " r. ! f nfJ: !f
vUi! ifc U 'TtrL! e is an avowed Kemiouationist, ana;
mm i . u.v.4J, ' i" '. . .' ! I the ReDUbhcan toartv is for helDinsr 1 n'oT Shot- tji ait. inat . -w Wm
Wiles' Megts- I fe'.' , .7 "rr, rT": " 7 "T : fhlm- :f J,U: 'nm t:.r:v , that the; rice crop of Cajrteret
i rW,J Jjioerais bow to what tnev consider 1 , ' . , j 1. oarticuiariv nne.thiaiVew
1. . . . .. , , i I .w.coobiuw xiit-ueabtii..i4UM. bmht I irliieb''resniteiln''the banttsm-of seven-per-
1 . - -c, i,, !i '. : . hi has been appomted to supply -the jfldenton
pretensions of Eng-1 Cheatham, of Granville, which oc- street M. E. church.' in this city; for the re-
popular Government. ! currel recently in that city? He is- mainder of the Conference, year. - v; :
'gone back a hundredj but dbwn at 8 vears old. but that isi yycrvK. .,
: ' 1 u; w. .s, i.v .r;r - i i i jv;:- V ! v:! I! W. Wilson, an agea anu mucn respectea
and fifty years to employj, measures A'hustake,.-re iwas-.,hot.:'moreitliail! .oitizni,died at his residence In this dtyes-
'4 l?r'fK?hnM 56, we think, and possibly not more; I iA
but this "o&fthi not to , be done by thje
free, fisei i.oi j -tymnnicai laws and tjib
ern Democrats, shall yer jsympathizb
liWiad Uvws-and' badgovernment
?debtifiidunting t&$&$W$GCi, at
per- f ijent., the vprincipar payable in 1
rcause I befieVfif It for tKeirighf, because! te
I I: ., l. j.i.t.- : :a
. . -x -. - . ? r . .
Quences we would allreeretdeeDlv: becausd
holder and taiDaver. aad because Xbelieve'
iJt 7 we owe to 1
of Virginia." .; . I ;:,
, ... ;
1'Nbthis Same li
"f3 ff 5: .!
domgtall-he'riJan'tio prevent tl
hottest ' people ;bf iriafi'bmdbing
ri.<illyct-' to U
Wttatt he ,Baid ne DdieVea tO D6
n and ,whl6h he sidered td j
ne a auxv wmcn ne ana xnev oweu i
"io xne uommonweaim oi vireinia. n
"to the Commonwealth of Virginia, n f
,! t v, . , ,. ,,. .w t .i'
- He ttow ' favors a scheme to get rid
. . .i n ; , . u ( ; ' ? i!
; Theorth Carolinian doing busi-
ness in JJeyr ork hel4 a meeting at!
the Tremont. Hotel, W the 12th inst.
a'great I)lbw has' ient gentleman. Cantain Edwin T I son-'."SH- Rev Solomon PodlD.,
lary . a ne resolutions were mgxiiy i i , completed ji wui uuikc b most vaiuuoie u
v" I -rj:' ttJ 1 1 dition to the law libraries of the State..'
was mdeed . a excellent , nia pnd,
. ''I " - ' 1 ' '''Ia. 1 !
urQane,.i.rue, amiauie, jusj anu. uoii
orable. Here are two of the resjolu
Resolved. That though engaged in busi
ness beyond the limits of his native State J
he was nevertheless a true and: loyal citizen
of North Carolina, ever alive to her inter-j
ests,'and noted for hia zeal in' the defence
of her honor whenever assailed. m: .
Iiesolved. That his honorable service in
the Confederate army as a North Carolina
soldier Bhouid secure lor jus name a place
upon the roll of honor of the State. ,,
Charleston rRews and Courier
-Jiii'pX'. talk with
I Mr. Archibald Forbes and : his opm-
4 : - n rif tllG Connectieut ' and Soith
m . . t t . . . . t . .-
; "- J y'. -.Vwl
V"f trwpa wnk m tuat vuyr
I , , m.L
i kh "rrniNH irtiiii nir nunt'iiu i ii i
jt 6fthe bplnioki is Ithat J the dress
, mfeiM of the First
.Ty " -T .. Y"rtt" 4 , k.
Connecticut' was excellent, and that
: i r";;" tT.-. Vh . !
and nowhere surpassed. He did not
. - i jWTll
tneth in the Perfection of drill.: The
-wt t -a. -v y--'H
New Yor n publi,hes also an
interesting account ' of Hr. Forbes's
, u -. r ; ,i ,.t -1,r.Vii-.f3!-!
lmpressionsrat Ycfrktown written by
i ... : .4 if! - - - .
seir. xi is wen wriuen Kinaiy
I auu Krauiuu
i , j. . t; !;; .
activity; . in ! the purchase
Confederate .bonds is inexplicable by
outsiders, ; What it means we have
not . the slightest idea. Mr. Benja
min says there is no money belonging
to the.late Confederacy in .the .Bank
I ' - - I I III
of England. The South never means
to pay the bonds. ' . What then is the
cause of this very remarkable demand,
is more than passing strange. : If it
continues the North will i take ; the
alarm and swear the. South means a
new rebellion. But . all is quiet
throughout the South,, and all but the
initiated aje wondering what does it
aU mean.; In some instances as high
as $5 for $1,000 has been paid. -:
jjuruiginesiay .ojiiiSLJiie ajtov -
ernors ,at. Atlanta it swas.imppsible
for rthe Oovernor of South Carolina
tgnsayj anything ;ta ther Governorr of
Carolina without being over-
!, j Sequel : and seven othersi
(ris ;up; and said , they would take
? I nnwAW in 4-lkn " - i I i .
sugar m thern.".
Ex-Governor Jewell, of ; Connecti-
. .,,,-4:' , " r.i
t, Neither.Conkling nor. Grant ;is boss,
rlfP.the.inotor the Admin-
muhwuu. rrtt iuunwre. i
- Til o J"rtifli Ho rtl ; na ToK,.tim
reports 7 additions to the Statesville chui ch
and 4 atHoreb., '-f::X ".
cjRaieigh u J?ecorir j reportre
vifals as ' follows": Panther &eek,: Lbap
tisms; Old Fort, 12 baptisms; Ball Creek,
"l The Rocky Mount :JFydr re
ports a lady in that vicinity who has given
birth to a boy on the Fourth of -every July
for the last fouryeai5'h, .yt
"'" Louisburg Times: Cooke's Cha
pel, a new Methodist -charch about' three
miles from town, will be dedicated on next
Sunday'RevC J.-R. QrifRth wfll preach
the dedicojy.?rm9i v H :
Oxford 'ifiree Xance. :Thef new
schedule arrangement places - the Wihning
. .ton. Stab in Oxfoft? on the day of pUblica- .
tion. L This fact should give that excellent
daily: a large circulationln this section! : -' ' ; -
k -i- Miss--Netaf; Polkj daughter of
, Oof. Ii. L, Folk, was awarded .the $50 prize
offered at the State Fair to the young lady
f who exhibited the greatest aad best variety
of products . o bet own hanasi, says the -Wadesboro'Hiwie.,
" ; ' ;
" The ifcaieigh aavpcqte contains
revivau as ioiiows: i.ewiou circuit io cn
verts, 7 additionsr Guilford circuit 13 addi
tions; Caldwell circuit 20"converts7 W addi
tions Wilkes Circuit itfebivertejOokisboro
circuit 70 converts, 48r'addittopa-!--;'r';-'-;''
" 'S, rBaltlmofeAnieincan: 'The apos
itolib 4 brief 'appomtirig the Rev: i Harry
; Pinkney : ; lrthrop; of I CaailestonU vicar
apostohc .of North Carolina, has been-re-ceived
by K the Most -; ReV Arcnbishop' Qlbr
bona, - The Rt Rev. Dr. Northrop arrived
in Baltimore Tuesday. ; .
Ti-'KeW ' Berne ' 2feioa Steamers
New Berne, of Old Dominion, and Defiance,
of Ihe N.ortb Carolina Stemshin liaej ileft -last
eyenmg, heavily freighted, The 'New
Berne took 700 bales of cotton and 800 bar
rels of naval stores; the Defiance SOObales
bf cotton, '.besides otl
peighte: - i i v '
,i -Winston Zeatfer.- We received
a UQmm.E,U Small.of Greensboro,
., on luiumav louw ac mu ijwuui
ot Company Shops. :He informs, ns
that a number 'of his friends in Vermont
wish to come South if they can procure suit-
i cpunty was
aieyery large" .TT,u,:: , ;;
Raleigh JorReV j.
Pitchf ord. of Warren county, recently held
js meeting with the cnurca at rerrynapei,
Wilson ; Advance : . Last Satur
day nieht near- Castalia, ' Nash county, at
, about .9 o'clock, two . negroes named Jo.
btaningB and isni - Jonnson naa a fuss oe
cause Johiisdtfowed Stallings fifteen cnts
for which Stallings had dunned him.-. Be
cause of this a dispute -arose resulting in a
pretty general row among the negroes pres
ent , The damages may be summed up that
Stallings was cut in nve places witn a razor, .
being very seriously injured j Walter Perry
knocked Johnson on the head with a fence
rail rendering him insensible until .the next
mormng. ' ; ssH' !;-s.m..sv' .
- Toisnot Horner Mr. Dixon has
had at least; forty head of cattle killed by
the trams during the past five years. '
The first annual fair of the Eastern' Agri
cultural and Mechanical Association com
menced at RockyJMoimt on Wednesday,
the 26th, insL . We -attended Wednesday
and Thursday, and must say that we were
agreeably surprised to find so large an eX-
I Mbltion of cje.ftoctp6uliandigrl-
i cultural producte generaUy. We have at
rA JLrt rrJLr fn?Jn . North Cam
good many lairs m norm varo-
lina, but do not think we ever , saw a finer
display of -horses, cows, sheep and also
ho.4 The : display f machinery; and
agricultural implement was very small.
-".The best granite we ever saw is the
countywe beheve, near the Wilmington fc
Weldoh Railroad. It takes a ; high polish
aud looksTUke the variegated marble of
above referred to is.' we suppose, fonnd at
the Railroad Company's quarry, about two
have heard that it Is very fine, and that the
apply is almost fnexhsustahlfi. iitraif' ;
vv 3Jr- . , mi.
v-Raleigh flews-Observer; There
typhoid fever. The water is low, and a
great, aeai oi mua is exposea, inu pro
duces bilious fever, which appears to
change into typhoid. A striking like
ness o the ; Jttev. A. A. JKsnamerr ine oe
loved pastor of the Edenton Street Methp
dist church, is now on exhibition at Claw
son's art "gallery.. . It is a crayon, enlarged
to life size from a photograph, and is the -
Harris: - Gov. Jaryis delivers the
nnoninilr oAAroaa ot. tllA tVilnTM TWiniP B fair
on Tuesday. The annual address will be
delivered by ex-enator uruce, coiorea, or
Mississippi, on Thursday. On Friday
Senator Vance will deliver an address.
The address of the Republican State 'Exec
utive Committee will be issued next week.
Miss Fay Johnson, formerly of Wake
Fprest, but whose home has recently been
in Georgia, . died in that State ' a few days
since. : Her remains will be taken to Wake
Forest for interment. - .; . .j, k .
Fayetteville Examiner: James
Farmer, colored, a, boy . of about twelve
years, shot himself last Monday in the hand
with, as he thought, an: unloaded pistol.
James Deal, colored had his wrist
i i Kowan road ' by; a3 runaway none, lasi
week. ,. The Masonic Xiodge, erected
by the colored people, has been completed,
and is quite a handsome three-story : build-
ing. -. - Col. C. W. Broadfoot, County
Superintendent of public instruction, is ad .
dressing, the people of this county on ;the
subject of education. There will, be
some fine racing during- the Fair. :
Col. T. M. Holt, President of the State
Agricultural Society,has consented to deliver
the annual address at our approaching Fair.
Dr.; Chas. W. Dabney Jr., State
Chemist, in charge of the Fertilizer Central
Station, will be at our Fair and make an
address to our farmers. , We learn
that Capt. J. B. Smith, of this town, has
been appointed Chief Marshal at the ap
proaching v Fair,-' and he has selected the
following as his' assistants:! Cumberland
county- W. ' B. Draughon, 1 Geo. Elliot ; -
-- i k lij u.. lr.T j .
jr. i Harnett R 8. Williams, W. H. M&-
.1 iicwu xagciviouuuu jmm uauguwu,