- u t . l ;j r ; l..r c--can;. Ic
- e . A:..! it I
four. 1, if su.ii a
""-! at;. ;;::cer .'e, th.at the whj
.vp re j e- ts divh'irgtho ceur.try cair.M
' If, I - vc c. h- .:e J v. hd...:t their he;t" r.r.J
. It h well, howewr,
a J lh
I. : r . '?.Tl i cor. .
1 liv:v: , or' the I. 'c: r.. .
ri i ,
! a "
J .C.l f i i
i i id ..
4 t'.J i. '.(
Vint th -':!, t
t ' j that v
I-. e;n ihj-I-2!...
lu ie, t.j l! t :
the Rocky" Mj-
lh? Snowy 'luj;.
::.t i:. mi the west 7C0 miles
alan tin R.'cif.e conn, on tho north 2"')
-miles along tin N. American possesion-; tf
Rimh anJ E:-j! 1. T! !j area ur ii::. ..;.. j
valley cnti'.-j :;;:),C00 s.pnre miL,
ble unJou' " of formin; . .e:i elites as
' largo as N - .;, or . . iy states cf tho- di
mensions t . . - - chll3ett3. ' - .
-. Some of C e Mir.Ji on t! e coast r.ro very
largo, rufoeier.t to form a state by tlum elves.
There am situUe ;.er;!i oft!..-) parallel of 48,
Van Co'jvcr a Island, 203 mile? in length
anJ 53 in brcaJtli, -contain - l'J. ;0 j - cc
mi!c3, nn area larger than Ma s.ch-w.j.lts ;.n l
Connecticut. Queen Cbirlutle'a. or, ralhor
Waihintoti IslanJ, loO mik-s in Icrth" and
.33 in breadi!)', contain t "4000. squire 'miL's.
On both tliesn itntneno A v s, x: -tlsey
lis between the liijh paralLlj if '1 I 51 de
grees, the soil i - - lid to I veil ndaj.tcJ to ag.
riculture. . The 'straights ond circumjacent
wjtcra ob.vjii.J in fish of the fin. .it quality.
Coal of good quality, nnd other veins of nin
crals have been found., , . '- t ' .
The region bctv- rn the parallels tf Jdand
49 degrees, u'undciiubly a splendid andde;
siblo country.-- .Jtv possesses that variety of
soil and climate and productions ro nccessa
ry to form a desirablo whole consisting, of
prairie and woodland, in rich profusion land
variety. The forest ircca arc gigantic t'rom
15, to 50 feci in circumference, and from; 100
to over 009 feet in height! Thi3 i.-.iy seem
incredible, but t!;?so facts are. vouched by ev-'
ciry traveller from the time of Lewis and Clark
' to the present day.', T! trees are principally
pines, cedars,-and firs. To farmers iri the
Atlantic. States, "this n: .y soem a.stnge
growth of timber for . fjrtilo soil.. Mr. Itrn.
: ham, 'ho spent sor.iet; '.-.ths tl.cre, nndnvha
describes with great power, U;t perhaps "with
some exaggeration, rcrr.arlis" for'the country
-'north and between iha 'C .jlumlia river : and
"tho straits of )uart t!c Fuga, thai u The for.
csts are so heavy and su tnatte with bram-'
Lies, as to require the" arm of c. tlercules to
clear. a farm of 10 J acres in nn ordinary life
time; and the mass of timber i o great that
an attempt" tQ subdue it by girdir would ;
sult in tho producthn of nr.cthcrfer '. bsfo; e
. the ground ceuhl le Jhcr.cuni-cn J of what
"was thus killed. The small prairiw amcngthc
Wodi are covered wilhvilJ gu'. , are
useful as pastures. " The soil of th. . J,r like
' that of the timbered portions, is vegetable
mould, 8 or 10 inches, i 1 tb;c!;r.c?, reittng
on a etatum c f !.ir I blue ci-.y an 1 -ravel:."
; Th-C ..Yu takesits ri:- ' -Kv
'Moantah-.j, 3 high ls the T !!cl-f and
in its various winding trv: - a distance
... .... ... : , o -
cf 1503 miles. -It enters the. Pacific - Qon
at tho latitude cf 0 dere'es. Frazcr'a rver
330 miles in lernh. entrr tV.3 ?trait cf Juan
' eFuca at the rih -"r ' Ons liur.drcd
nni fifty miles soinh cf l.2 Cov.!m''!'
lrr?iu river crrra th- Pr-"r." This Itk"-
is about 1C0 miles jn lcr..' at its .mpuih
Ihr:-firths of a milft.i. .Va lo f. ii wa
ter . :i tl-3 bar the tido rets up .':r
i . i' . -. . ...
mii. -tCve that, it is .t:nr.aT:':I..o cn cc
, . . . ijf .. ,. .
count - " Mb end ra-: V Fc;ty e:.".'.. s
cftl.e L the! ' 'river : i htjtud
42,40,cr.cr3th-r.c:.... T(- l::.0v!i i:f5lC3
JirAlE -rii- -r
"T!:3 ' cr.olijpar .p. Ml.:.
'..em are fe-..d p. myrt
, hich v.! :n" h . i
ce'rus tre : tf small i..
by tl.o lcr.it crccze, ch j r.
rjrance threughout the grove-." -
T ' ' -ihcf the CV.e..." Y.
' :1 1 h Th:: "
i il..y Lie c.i the.
ih . 'ita'h-t crJ
w.r.tc3 seem mere
r.nnv v 1.
; tn the te:
i f.r ce'
t) - :t would L
fi'1". i j t!; rir
t... i arc
-y 1- r-rvi-
'ry t. v
er OQ r ' :.
cherry, ' Jr..L
v.!' 1 : , li.ere
t:..j.. . ;;oJ,j...
cIV , bice!; ...J
brown, end i-r 'jy I
nnJ mooj-deer ; the
r;rcy wolf; tT- ' hck,
'r : th-jrr.r- '
black, white, rc J, crJ mixed fjcs; L .'
vers', hn, : irlin, otters, ir.i; i.. l.rats,
wlvcrir., j, i:nrt;.tsf ermin'rs, wuoJrats.and
the small curled tailcl, sl.tt cared o; 'com.
t: -'5 among the Chip; 'jways. ' . .
' Of the fo-Jlh.crcd tribp,- '
goofCjthe brar.t; fevcral kin.!
swan, many . lit'ti; - f tlia c'
several hi:; J
cdvs, vultures, thru?!), gt:!!Jp woodpcchei-s
i - .ts, . pLlicsns; parliit'jes -grouso,
snowbirds, Ov;c. ;- i , " .
V In the rivers and lakes are a very 5t"eri
ior quality of salmon, br. : and sal.on trouf,
ardimrs, sturg?on( rock, cod, th? hair seal
-c.f-and , in the . bays and inL'is along the
coa , arc sea oltcr .and an inferior kind of
Cupt. Wilkes on the same subject "obseVvcs:
" Fisheries It will be almost impossible
to give on i !ja of the " c.xten-ie; "fisheries in
the ri Vs and en the; coast.' They all abound
in :: . .:i oi .. : finest ilivor, which iuii
twice a year, beginning in May and Octo
ber, and appear inexhaustible; .thcwhole
population' live upon '.them. The Columbia
roduces the largest, and probablv afjords'thc
rcatcst numbers. - There arc some few of
tho branches of the Columbia that the spring
nsn no not enter, but thiy are plentifully sup.
plied m the! full. ' v .
" The great fishery of . the Columbia is at
10 D'lles ; out all the, rivers arc well si'n.
lied. The last one on' the northern branch
of the Columbia is near Culville, at the Ket
tle fulls but salmon are found above this', in
.10-river and its tributaries. , ! !
) In. Frazer's. river Jtho salmon are Baid .to
be very numerous, but not laro V they are
imable'to get above the falls " some 80 , miles
romlhesca. " -V1-'. " ..''
i In the rivers and soundsarc'fuund sevc.
:vtM;inds of salmon .trout, sturgeon, cod,
chrp, solc flounders, ray, peiJi, herring,
Ijmprcy eels, and a kind of. smell called
shrews'- in grcat'bundancc ; also large
amities" of shell fish viz: ,crab.V, clams,
tyslcrs muscles i &c., which arc all used by
thenativcsi'and constitute the grc.atr- - !on
of their food.
1 Whales in abundance' arc f. - . ;
this coast, and are frequently capture 1 u ... j
Indians in and at lhe mouth of the sti. f
Juan tie Fuca. Y - , " '
! " Game.'" Abundance -of game exists,
such as elk, deer,1' antelope, bears, "wolves,
to.es, niusKrnis, maruns, Dcavcrs,aicw gnz-
7ly bears, and sifp.eurs," which are- eaten by.
the Canadians. - In tho middle scctio:i, or
t ... ... - . ..... ..
that designated as the rolling prairie, no game
is tounu. - ine lur-beanng animals are de
creasing in numbers yearly particularly south
of the parallel of 49; indeed it is very doubt-
ful whether they aro sufficiently numerous to
:nsc of hunting them.
; In ihe. spring and fall, t!. a rivers are lit-
cral'y covered iih ecse, ducks, and other
waterfowl." . - - ;
t( In the r 2tions the bulTil i a-
bout.J.'and dby the Oregon I i-
i1' cs wt'.l k..e B'.ack Fcetr Woh.,-
:r!ut,',: ..e to the settlors, tut they 'arc
. . ..." - -, - f :
.. in:, rc-ti.ag nar
, Y portions cf the
, MO 10 oO i .zi sn ri.i I r
ins -rfe, or t-r?v0 '
f r ' .
:i ' ca in.
i ?: Y'Tij r r-d
' -I I-c-o, nnd
Y .., h'y
..; c. r. 4Jr.
; ! in i'.s e:l :;r
r the valleyxf the
r.-rir .. lr-
: lion cf t'..-;
- - found thet '
:;rato ' lah; tho
dh:::n:.j f. -
holds that Orcgcr. ie r. .
capaUhties to California c
Great Britain claisss ' without rcssrvation,
i. . .
. ; Ci w . and
js i i..'', prcv!
it ip!oid by
i.-r t t ,:t 1 y
- .--j-: : -a. 1"
i, j i
.va3 a niinii'.fi'i, j ?,
Jterirs ul.;r!i ;ave l!.
ir.p;:t:iiv ) a title- fo-.iiu'c !'upon
- O r:. .i is cur3 ahso bv nurehasa fin ISHA
fr. ..i L;pain, undeniably the first discoverer
and ucct:; ant of tS;.j coat even as Uf norih
as the r.'-.h p;ira"-l;- In 119, Spain,-for a
consider.iv -:i of Co ,000,000, 'ceded the Uni.
n,. States Florida, iid aLo all her right, ti.
tie, an f claim to'uli-territory on the Pacific
cor.st no. i!i ihc 421 parallel f btitude.".""
The only circumstance caleu!.: I to weak
en the pcrfcctncss of the United States" title
is tho well known Nootka S.mnd contest (in
1763) which terminated in a convention be
twern England and Spain in the year 1700,
sot:.: t..wtity yours before our purchase from
Sj-'.n, and with which condition our title is
,, : ;
undoubtedly, digged. .The ' terms "cf t! t ;
convention hao L '.-en tl. j source of infinite i
dispute. After an examination of the terms
of the treaty the de bates' in thi English par
liarrynt,"vhen the. treaty waj 1 i!J L.forc' that
body the con:. . j-orancous action in reLilon
to llC surrender of the EnglU.i possessions
of '-Nootka Sound,' which. -had been seized by
Sptiin which rjrrender, by t!;e way, an
English historLnBcliham, insists was never
made the'.whole convent! -i'rms to bo re
solved into a joint'occryar. . : the part of
Englishmen and-Spaniards, fr commercial
purposes. Such a one: now exists '
existed for twenty -sevcb years betwec.
Brijain and tho Ih.ited' States in , rcL . i
the very same tcrrilrry 'Yet wenloubt whe
ther any American considers that we yielded
in tho least our ultimate title to '' Oregon
by that joint occupancy. Applying the same!
principle to the convention" between England
at. J Jpaih, nnd the conviction will arise that
tho title was left in abeyance to bo determin
sd by subsequent agreement. - Tho following
is a clear summary of -.the American title :
1. Discovery. of. thcm. th of Columbia
river by Cap, Grfy;- of Boston, giving the
"name of his lssu1 to ihe river. ; -
2. Discovery of iho head of same, river
by Lewis; and Clark, under ihe authority of
the United States, y . ; ' -" I -
,-3. The settlement- of Astoria under lh.o
auspices of Mr. Astor, an American natural,
ized citizen. y . V. - ; , V -v
"4 ) The treaty of 1803, , with' the" French
republic. . . . , -s.
5. The treaty of Spain of 1819,acquiring
all rights of-Spain to land north of 42 de
crees beyond ihq:Rocky Mountains: -'
"O. The Nootka Sound contest (1763) be
tween England and Spain. "i '-' -'
7. TIir trc-iiy cf Ulrecht (783) between
France and ' .:;.J,-settling boundaries
inis' seulement .coming ours, as the success
or of France in that part of her dominions. y
' "8. 'The-trenty of Ghent (1815) restoring
Astoria to the "United Slates as American
9. American cilizrns were once in solt-
posscssion of the CoLmlia "river region
' Even should, the Nootka Sound convention
le considered -a ccs. .. i of title and sover.
ciyr.ty to England on the part of Spain, it
o:.1' np:'!esto tho-places named therein, and
. . ' . m n't - tl I
tl: n :.uateJ r.;i i:i ot me 4Uin .arum i
. It is t:i!I remarked, 14 Not an
il in the valley of the" Colembia
and its tilhu'.aries was included in the pro.
visior.s cf the cc..
cf I,' i.;!.a Sound a!
lion of 1700' South
parties in this country
r.e-er that our liiie is " c ...r nnd -unqscs.
t'enu! 'e." -ArJ there is not the r r.otest pro
l -.Ulhyi: ' ..r' pcop'.e will ever consent Mo
r ii e. i
r :t c . th.D jul
in r.o small
r ev, v.'e .ac the h"; e
i.ees ' f
... rr r-,,
' 1 1
i I ! i 1 r 'l
t.. ; :rt
-yi ri:;; i "ulJe ( f ti.:.
i. ai my soul1 , ,j!
' I ' 'd i i t!
M h', v. u.. Ud
,M - j 1 ' fnn.i tho Lr.ie thai
cita:. .! a closo .w i! V o t,- l
was filled with horror on (i::rvirj howlhy
ah" d religion Slor the sake of ensIavirT the
pewj.je. I mw lf then felt jlic chafing of a
servitude I had never known, and i toon per
ceived .tin; r"orapiifit;ringi of my compan
i -sin n' .y suficring-i the. more galling,
I caio'tl.-;. yhirstnot own to thorns' ' Y'.r
cause : or the policy' of the Human hiorc; Yy
knows how to entwine, its shackles' rout. J re
f. v'.W. itself, arid its art is , to make them
vcigh chiefly on the inferior clergy. Ti .:
real. arsenal of these fettcrs'is t! f.r.i:: ;
it is there, thai tlioy stamp on t! young n: :.i
the seal of bonde-e. From the firt days of
my entrance intOi,.lhe seminary, I could read
in the countenances ofmy ftllow.students, .ic
cording to the differences of thoir disposiiion,
conslernation, anguish, or the resignation of
t -sPu,r- Ire first evening, five pupils, who
lay .in tho . .::: room" with me, did not give
Utterance to a sing!.: word shut tip in him
self, each sought repose' . in silence-. Forty
young ;mcn in the flower of youth,' gilded
through the dim obscurity like mummies j and
although they spo not, we sought' in the
countenances of one another what was pass
ing in the heart. - -The most subjugated en
deavored to !risc;.fb. that kind "-of heroism,
which in one day f acrifiecs its y;outh and its
liberty; and under, tins oppression, the heart
oThe young man of twenty.four , so confiding
and afTectionate was smoihcred.V"
s .Ronge terminates this gloomy 'description
by a pathetic appeal to fathers und mothers,
beseeching them not to send their sons to
thesd tombs of moral liberty. He would 1 :m-
self, havq shaken off the yoke, even Lw";re
thnend of the year . !;ieh he L.h ,.ed to spend
at the seminary, if he had not been sustain? J
by the. hope, that,1 haying once entered, on
the discharge of his functions, he would en.
joy sufficient "liberty, in preaching, or in the
religions instruction of yoiithnnd in'schools,
to open -for himself a sphere of action, con.
formed to his convictions,, and his inalo pro.
to freedom. Ilavir - I cotn3 c!. ip.
ii.e smiilk city lof Giutikao, he scl
courageously to work, "acquired -tho confi.
deuce of his parish, and found his enjoyment
in the-instruclion of a free and happy youth.
Rut some lines sent to a journal, in a momeiit
of just indignation, blighted," as, far-as. his
prospects in the church were concerned, the
fruits of tenor fifteen years' sudy: .
Y The Roman Catholics have made a great
clamor about the dismissal cf Ilouge from his
charge, in, order to enfeeble t:.. ; rriLIo L!w
which he lately JTae to r.omanism in his let
ter to the-biaop of Trove . The occasion of
his deprivation ' is this. This diocesan
chapter of. Brcslau had elected tj the Liihop
rick of that city'an old man of eighty years,
respected and I -loved on account of his mod-
eralion, and the mildness of Ins disposition
But it.was precisely onthis ground, that for
licCF years they waited ' in. vain for the act of
his confirmation front Rome. " What the
whole ill- cee i thought, and spoke in whispers,
Ron'T'tht.j Hie bolunes lospeait aiou... lie
asked the puLI!" . a later signed A C.jp-
Liin "what c J ihe reasons tf the court of
Rome'for depiu...g a .". ecse of. its supcrio,
pTstor for two entire years why they in
fd.ct'ed on a venerable old r.an that disgrace
-l-i"-l "whrther lliev expected the return of
i t..e iiiv.js m
'eh it v.
vcrssary to send
to R-it". i..ul ' : . .iMgo
or the crca
lion c f a i:d. -p.11 j... Ilo: wjs de
pm ...,wk.i. y 1 '! i i, iioi iintun j.
ing :i protest signed by i..!y members cf his
parl-h at the head cf v.h:h '.ere the names
of: ' . the magistrates cf the city. Rorge tek
f re '.! 1 his parish with "sorrow; ar.d frcm
th .t time only, he enjiycd the privileges of a
.-.. ... gaining an horicsl living as a pre
c. . u- i., the family -of ft magistrate.
Aft r.this letter tojhc bishop of Treves,
p was drgradedhnd excommunicated by
decision of the chapter of Breslau ! It is a
circumstance most honorable to him, exclu
sive of the ardently afTectionate testimony
which his wWe parish render to bis seal and
i - .1 - . : l i , . i
1 h, ' i-
ters cf ths'p
r".te f.w ..i tk
- i f
come Germnu j i , n 1
gion, ' But lit i ), er t.T Ih-r
var.rf,vsiie will r-tf:d!.'' V
s s.cj.-:sary t' ' - rt: ;
these convcr?iu..o ah iut v ! , :
is; made, arc for ihVniv,. : .u
the Jcii'wlts 'y they arc paid foi
i . .i
i mi::-!i rtc.i i
"".Ji:.h J !y
tho in mov
whic!i;hoy thei.. ies Inve txtitid fio.n the
people 1 hv the iale i,f cht'plcts, indulgences,
nnd prayers."'- - - ' '. ' ' 5
The author crcludes with a' demand for a
German Cithollj, Christian 'wvn.hip con
f ..oed w !.e gospel, rclcbrale I in the moth,
er torguc 'of t' -coplo, and frct-J from the
i:. 4 iiaitorial of.nnricular confi t 'nu -.
w t. ......Ui Jilt
A port'n of the BrjtUh. pn es harps upn
ihehnumerieal strength of.our. black popula:
lion, as a reason Avhy we should le careful
how w e engage in war the B.i. h Lion
more Li, a:; Mimatirg at tho same ti: . j, lh it
they v oulJ 1 cqnl to an Enylili art' y at
rc;Jy in our m:J.'.. OConncll, i:i his u,.tt:;l
strain of slander towards our - coimtry , h is
taken cp the cry of tho LonJ Times, and
read, us the following admonition. "-To
America I say, denVdare attack England;
they are conciliating Ireland ; and jou have
three milK-T.-; t-.o hundred thousand slaves
among your i: h ibitants.V Skipring over ihc
error of mv ' . thu3 exemplified, it may. bo
profitable to weigh "the import of this sen
tence.. Ve . are warned ."gainst, attaching
Engi ind if t' - tlor' k . in conci'.;,uii
IreLnd i . -h on: -,: . wc know to
b? r .rr--: : . ' y the Brr:-'- T.-emier, and
net iy in c 'trse of accompli ' icnt.'-; Why
:' -' er itioa: Is" it . ant that if.'Enghmd
can be induced 1 3 yield 'a point to her depot),
dency the venom of Ireland .will be turned
ngaiut tho United Stntcs--nnd that the same
ympathies which have been excited on this
side of the Atlantic for Irc'and nainst Ens-
KnJ, will then be rih eted by the interests of
Eny1 .r I against the United States ? Is it
mens.:. il. ;t the wlmlo bdy rf Inh Repealers
ere, ,.- Live t! c? f..:- i-ycd i! . ' r',i
O'ConncII. may I Iran-." .-red by him, wit'j
the Repealer: in Irebnd, into the interests i.f
England i a j rt cf the consideration of u
compact of cc.;ciUation to Irehnd and that
from thenceforth-they,; 'will bo. a foe in our
midst ? Let the reader ponder over the lan.
guage cf the barley Repealer, nnd draw his
own conelui j.as: : . -
An - "eee of admonition is, that we
haven ! .el; nnrid.ation r.mon? us. .md the
iustitutico cf negro jlovery. The language
of thi3 portion of the sentence, though equivo
cal like the other, conveys a r"ining which
no one need misunderstand. It is identical
with a late threat of 'the-London Times an
official organ, that t' - standard of rebellion
shall Le raided emc: the T'ac!: race of the
South, in cee of a war with England. The
black army which recent' ?ot out from Ja,
micia, furnished Iy the B. .tih government to
overturn tho liberties of the Ilaytien Republic,
will be cast upon 'our shores, to carry with
them rebellion and the t; ; ch ! This is pre
ci'ely the import of the lan :a"e used the
return which i3 mr.dv. t us for oil ;!.-" rjrr pa
lly and rints th:.l have i.ecn showered forio in
America, in the cause cf Irish liberty l: i
repeal ! - ' - - -
1 he phm of the British, in c of hostili.
tic : " between usnd them, is evidently Mo
fo'mcr' all our fimily animosincs-
.1 if possible,
portions cf our promueoe:; pr;
ihe folly of "aidirj ihepi ogai:;,:
who. have opened their amis to ali rations
t.f the carihj" with a liberality 'beL re uhpar-
ale - ;
' Let the i
:t it mav.
l ' ' '
, l..i. .r-I
let t he i..-r-di::,
as i.ail et.d ti e
atlcrr; . " elr :eh
err.; ;ei i' z cf in ;:n i. :lh.o
e.r :e..:.r. .3 i.z Loldly or-as ihsidu
ii.ey l:::e, there is no fear for the
There 13 yd j -trictism enough, and
mu .ele cr.ev h lh .t still clings to all that the
.nd the hstwzr with F 'nd
i t i l ow?. lliey c----;t t
titutior.al to tiistri'. .. t t '
' - iles of the pm '.ie 1
it is u. ...
w hh c.dlo i i
ardor ns they cl cltreit 1
wt. Mo, i..e Oiatea i.i which they lie.
' c - i io sivc u x , ,nj3 to n
th ; f : itcs, but. uncor. . to
!-' ' rn eccdi'cf th? v d ;t!...so
w", -vll ihe States It i , ; ecordinV
to d.ony to tho Slates by v.hv e Hood
treasure these lands w:crc won, any of
money which is derived frbfn sales, whiltf
d. h-ght fully legal to take ail fch lands and
l. .em to States which vpn nrt in evict. .
- Iicn tho title to them was acquired 1
a wonderfully sagacious set cf fellow
oJ "oco constitutionaMawyers aref 1
u;..; cars ago, when General Jackson
. .d d a distribution of the land fund
y t'-? n-eral $jatesj 'we heard not fun g
V 1 - neo titutlonality of the prop.KMtiorr
i it. o .ho now'sce that to carry it into
t t;.o Constitution would bo dreadfully
J. C jr:umstances do not ofiiy hMef
s,l th y also have a miraculous influ."
e over the opinions and perceptions of
o mui v. hj have tho hardihood to boasl of
1 recoiooo .id. ilion
These . individuals , think
emanating from JacJtson
ry ut-t, legal, ond patriotic, whileaosimu
.-- . . - ... vM. t
l.ii cmi. prupost'd by .Mr; Clay is altogether
v. r. ng, (;..luf .bribery and .utterly iincoiistuj -tutiomJ.
- y' , e -,
.When" these Locofocb sllcklef3 for Jhe '
constitution, r.s d.oy-understand itdie, y.tlf, .
noVttll the'v" lorn .of'this ! World die -with
them? Leu. Joui ' v vA -' T;
-1 f'rikir-j 'illustration of Der:cracy.K -noicr1
;.u:TiI'-t in New Yrk, named Bill Ford,
who was ; .idoned from the Pnit?nuary,'bjr
Gov. Bou k, in order that the. Democratic
party might have' the advantage" of his jcrvu
ces clurinOhe recent political campaign and .
afterwar ? feni'aru'ed for his achieve:.. tnts as
a n; nd .r of the Empire Club, by ; , lace in' r
tho C: House,' was arrested h ot week
for rL. r. ' -t in tt...t city, whilo in" A
t of intuxic n. IT- , r t eed ht
, lions by kt. eking tlo ; sailors,
who were harmh 1y p"-""" : thir 'way.'
After greet di'"' , 'l.v, rrcstcd'and ti J
ken to the To- s, l ;t.imi. ' Uely bailed but
by some Frier. J cf a kindred strips. Ford is -loo
valuable a man at elections to ha punished
for these little ebullitions of rr.imal vivacity.
Colunlia Chrcn. . -
Bargain and Intrigue. Nr. CoUofi; thd
Editor of the Whig Review,-has passed. tha
winter with Mr". Cl?y, , deciing material for
a.hM'.ry rf fir. CI iyV life. . Mr.dJDIay to,
given him up nil his papers in connection
with the 41 bargain and intrfgUi.)' talc ' So mo
of these, when published will show the au
ihors, Geni "JicfesanT; Mr. Buchanan and
John H. Eaton,- trf a very unenviable attitude
before the, public. It-will clearly appear that
the bargaining, or, rather the .proffer to bar.
eain, came f .n the side of Gen'. Jackson &
Co. Observer. . ; ',""'
- Curious Fvneral Service. The following
curious funci ui serviv-c was preuched in Wash
ington county, Mdf It is said by the Ha
gerstowu ITjws to bo no hoax : V
" Friei.wj and neighbors ! You have ron
grcgatcd to see this lump of mortality put in.
to hole in' the ground. Ybu all knew the
deceased: a worthless," drunken, good -.'for
nothing vagabond. - He' lived ifl disgrace and ;
iniiimy, nna in wretcneaness. luu an de
spised. him you all know his brother Joe,
. i:. . t tin' .-
i i urea uu uie ijui. no a noi a on oetier,
e0!i he has scraped together a little pro
"y by cheatimg his neighbors. His end
.1 be like that of this loathsome creature.
. . .... .. ...... i
l ; : witl t jaso r:::t in the hole as soon
ci possible. I won utl: y u to drop a tear ;
but brother' Bohow will ..ase raise a hymn
ul. , e f.,1 np the grave. V ' j"
- Several of the Locofoco editors are casting
imputations upon their-broiher"McNulty for
stealing the public funds. Thcvare svident.
iy in u rage occnuse ne nas goi a nine ine
start of them.- They don't think it fair play
iit all. They want an equal chance. They
would like to havcth. ir hula party . await
the military order of the chief disciplinarian:
" Prepare to 6tea I ! Steal! "Absquatulate!"
Lou. Jour. , 1
The Vi::c Iuss. ; y:
- Who haih wo 7 Who hath sorrow 7
- Who, hath contentions? Who
hlh wounds' without cause! H '
. x AVho hath redness of eyes 1
They that tarry long at the
. "wine ! : They that go to
. seek mixed wine! Look .'
not thou upon the
wine w hen it is red,
. teLoit in the
- CUP; ;
. . when it
' ... ' i moveth itself .
..S-i- " aright.' ' '
- ".:.. At- . .
- it biteth like a t . '
. serpent and stingeth like an add
The madisonian Jiope d.at the
will decline the honorary member
ed him by the !J! Society cr , . '
which ihe rd:r t mi-it r:
res r.e "r.er, oi i.uii;t t..
:J to all hietori- ,
cal r-e. t:
lie regards them C3 a pc
p! ins- to h'rWeelf. . Ha thir"
ci;e- r-utrar9 epen his.fa-