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VOL. III.---T tilKD SERIE
rUBL18HKI WEEKLY BY
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oruiIaint ;ire micHKiaies
i)d pain in the fide.
Snietinie the pin iit in
me Khoulder, niut m niiH-
- - Ukcn for rJieurnatiMm the Mtnmach in afiected
wiui ui and sic-KiitHs, txjweln in
eneril cwuve, tMiuietUDeK aliern.itinj; with" lax
hei h ironLlerl
with pain, an.l lull, l.a
vy M-tixHtion, coiisitlern-
lle Iniw of nu'tiiorr.
r-oHl;iJiicrl with Kainfnl
Kntsliun havfnR .-ft 'undone methiiir which
ufh(toiare htecnidone. Often eoniplaiiiing of
Wkne, debilfty, ami low Hpi,rta. Sometime,
pny of the bovevmptuii attend the diKsae.
tad at other tifte riry few' )f them ; hut the
liter U generally th orgHn nwsl involved.
Cure the JUver with i
I preparation rnotn nmt 'hcrhs, warranted to be
Strictly vegetahle, and c$n do no injury to nv
M. ; It haw been usedhy hniufredo, iind known
for the h't 40eart 'tin one of the jiiost rclialde,
fficaciotwand ihaniinleH preparation ever f
fered to the miffeiin''. If faken reeulailv and
ffMwtently, it in sure to rur; I
lUy-i-epsin. h e n (1 n p I.
j -u 1 1 1 d i e, -ofi t i ve 1 1 ess, i c k
litfadaciie. ehronic di.-ii-r.
li!r, eamp dysentery, f-i
nervitiiKiK-xs, ehill" die-
cctuum of llie ki.iiu-S H
ew otthe iii,jini.nrity of the blood, ruelan-
or urpn-maui of spirllM, heart burn, colic
r'f""111 l,,f Vowels, pant in the head, fever
, true, tnoy, i)o, is, pain 'ia the back. Ac
. Prepared o. ly by J. It. ZKl.l.I N & CO.,
L. , ' .DrupgUtt., Maeon, (j
Trice, $1: bv iia Si?.'..
"', For mI. by
feb 21 Iy
T. 1 KU TTZ A CO.,
hiili -bury, N. G.
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f M1I.I.JONM I llrar Tmtliilonr lo their
1 W-adrrftil (urmivc Kltrrta.
1 TWy r not: vlla Funrjr llrltik, Jta.of rr
j m.fkl.Uer. Proof Spirit, nnd Ucfuno
f Llara Sh Mirr.1. fcUtsl ;..! iwrly,l to plmw the
s lw,n -TUlw." .p,tiz,r-.- Llrst.,rCn.."io
inaiMlrin.mMl fn.n.theR.itiv llo..t mi.1 Herb
t CifomU. frr- from nil Alcoholic Mlinu
lat. Thkrilh-(;itF.A,T Itl.OOl) l UI
vikkmmI a like t;ivi(j fkincu'i.e,
HrfM- RiMtrtor n l li.vliror .tor ot lha Ri-ii-m.
arrrlncoff)! (jminoun niHttorana rior(n(; thclilooit '
t hraJtk H$!ttiMi. N rmn ran tfik,. thcie nit-
nH4 to dirrrtion 11 i rmaiii)in Ihiw,
UW4 Uilli bmt ar not dMttrore.l ty niincnil
o otfcot j !, and tlio vital or.-uia wanU'J
Ta, ar ai eai Purenltic a. w Pll n...
Tkl, wynK, iso, iirf priliur nifrit of uctin,?
rfwwfal iit in rcliviiH C- imf-tion or Ii.tlvn
an of th I,i rcr. an.l all the Vtrornl Orjaun.
FIMAU COMP1.AINTM, inrouKor
44. aurriet or nfU, at tho 4uw of womaiihowt or at
mn 'fo.Ua Tonic Biutra hava uoennaL
Wmr IHa.M.Kr, Ra,tf Chronic Klieam..
Hlllooo. ttaailurat a., I.iermiuent Fc-
, DUmtfi f the Itloo.l, l.ier, KU.
Bl d Ur r, thew B i 1 1 r a hao brcn moat
ofiL Kach Oioraara lire inuwd by V iilntil
wHK-h l.-norally no.ltiCMi bv dui ungtmicht
nigral I ve OriiHii.
DVPKI'SA Ull lNDMiFSTION. iut
faia la theShaiilHi-iisroHffli, Titflitnna of tlio
fh.t. IXxatocM. Hor Crnc tatlon ot th-Jt..ninci
BadTattalti tli Month. ll.liouAtfKrk-. I'alpuatioa ot
taa Baart, earnmitioo cf the Lunrs Pain in the re
flaoa of thJMiy. and a Uundrml other painful i Bip
"' oSiriif of l;pepsia.
Thar lavijroraia too StouisrU and tUnuIte tlio torrid
Mr aod aVvla, which ramirr them of unequalleJ
0mcmt la tUmnUrg the Uood of all m.pnritiea. aud Idi
orUa lira and vi.ror to tha hole intern.
I mil Hkl, DISKASES. Eruption,. Tetter. Salt
r.T' ?a Sp,.,U yn''U Boil,. Car-
P 'iveaaea ol the SkMi. of
a.llh.!e:nr. IKert.Uratlon Jf VbiT Skin 11
hiaaaaaa ol . t he ,' S hMi. of l ' ... lnl " nmo" n
I'terallt Uar nil aiwl rrri.,i "r n ate
tiav. hrthJuTui itT. L. iti.il... 'fte.n '" "hurt
JHtiaaar.ilic -throasU tl-a kin in Plir.nU-e.Erup-JI
M Soteai'eteaojia it when ru UuU it oUtructed
tacaleh In lha vaint eioanae it whea It U foal.
fwt Mia lll tell'roavhcai JCeea tha 14uo4
' I "i 'Ub of ' will follow. ,
riL Tipe, n nd otlieir U orna, lurkln in tha
rV n'nr thoimaudx, are effectually deatrored
ShSMi'J u l?al I,,0- of tha
h.;IVt..Tr,,,, hp,,1ii" l m,o7tha ,
hiVd?tro?Ivl'.0t ???? hf.dt.eaaed h..m..r.
1 il(erT' T i r 'U "3"'tefl ff0m 1'ka
JLiJft ,rietor' " Mcdonald co,
! aid W 11 Ld C ACT,U Fraacfco. Callfornta,
aVtaT,?!!, - Ool""" Strt. New York.
, AIjU DRV;UoiSX3 AAD PEALKPJL
cap Uhattlc Mortga-es,
M ous Wher blaak f- s&au5ere.
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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO FARMERS.
An important discovery to prevent RUST in
Whet and Oats. If the directions are careful
ly followed knd tb' crop is injured by rnst, the
money will be cheerfully refunded. All I ak
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w AXV UKK TH E WINTER CROP.
BY A. IT.
Tlie indiistitooa and thoagLtful Farmer
always ;fitda fumething to occupy Inn
handa mid hi tbofcghte. , Each Benson of
the yer has ita claims apoti Lim and win
icr i uo exception, iue great waiter
crop is': manure, and too little attention
has been paid to ills ; it is the m thcr of
nil crops i and. deserves special attention
I he forest, trees have urodaced a irood
crop ofekTeil the auiamn the ItosU and
wind have brought them to the- urnnnd
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'r,c '7 lV ur larmer to take op
aim convey to Seme out bonse nr lu.d in
be uped in bedding stables : they contain
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w.iarge per cenwgc or potash, jutt what
:i ..; tf. .
the summer ciods will be p-td tn tiA
Tlie ordinary winter business of the farmer
does not call for much exercise of his
teaim, atidtf he have several hordes mott
of lliemjj may be entirely idle. - In gnch
? ic u cittiiciu piaii to iiave a
tfam battling muck for use in the stable?
and tflieda . If there ta no twanin tn ifw
iifiK'intn: iirwwi ino imTiniira mt ti... v,....
. c.M.ni, ,c uiHimii
or my ponds, or sunken ypots at the foot
f uiuij wi iiiruieii exceneni material tor
cumulating witu suiDte manure. ; I he
carcasses of anituxla dying upon tlm farm
rbonid e covered with a foot or more of
ratick or earth1, which will absorb the! ens
from-their dejcay, and furnish valuable
fertilizing materials. l)itch-s are to be
opened and the banks hauled to some
convenient place to make onipost.
A Fariuets success in growinc Hummer
crops will be measured by his success in
n gnoo, winter crop ot manure.
Kowrlhe Icstlway to apulv the 'man tire
crop is another quest i n which the farmer
snotiiu: now decide. It it is to be simdi.-d
to the 'next corq crop, it should be drawn
to, and spread on the ground as it is made.
This costs little or nothing; the team is
idle and so is fanner or hired man. A lit
tle exercise will be useful to both man
and team and may be used in this way to
alvantage. There will be nlentv of time
lodo tliia while the ground is bare : then
go a shighing when the ground is cover-
ed with snow. I Thus the time n.:iv .,.
nicely dividi"d between duty and pleasuie.
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1.113 inauure crop is uot one to nel anH
convert immediately into cash, but is
none the lees valuable on tli.it account
It is the basis on which to make other
conveni le into cash
ue. who has a g' d cu p of manure at d
properly applies it, is pretty sure of hav
ing oiher good crops to sell. Farmers
.1.1 .1., ... .i.:..i :. 1
c-uuuiu uo lutiie luniKing, nyve more
conversation with others of their profess
ion. ? Iron sharpened! iron," and some
minds: riist ftir want of being rulbcd
against other minds, in social conversa
tion. ; Let nothing rust ; keep youi ideas
and your iimpleiucnts bright and clear.
I MIXED HUSBANDRY.
BT ,K. it.
We often hear the remark that the
"Farmer is the ! most indenendent. he.
ratise be can grow all he wants to eat."
This sounds like independence, to be sure.
but it , is not at way 8 carried out to this
extent: I ho farmer, like every other
business man, wot ks for money, and will
makrior deal most exclusively in those
articles that will afford the most nrofit
His business will be varied ar.eordinr tr
the soil, climate and market facilities of
bis location. ,j i
. Ths farmer, every where, must have
Hve stock he can't farm without it. God
policy will dictata that ho should grow
all the food he want Air this stock, anVl
tboei who do not work on the farm, in
cluding his family. Outside of tlijs, he
should grow extensively such crops as he
an grow and sell to the largest profit, but
uot cou fine himself to one business, for if
that line fails, his business is crippled
fhiainpiallyrtnd 1 he is in want of funds
to rairy on the next year operations.
In; some sections of the country, corn
ii ihj leading crop, but this fails in some
seasous, so it is bt tter to have a crop of
wheat, or oine;other grain to fall back
iipon In some places, hay is the crop
depended fort i for money, this too, f iU
someiimfsand a reserve of corn or wheat
would be valuable. J 11 others cotton or to
hccd are the Jeadmg crop?. They too
fail sometimes, or prices decline, so that
a good crop of corn would help out very
inact?. In dairying districts, milk, butter
or clieese ire most profitable, but these
branches are necessarily connected with
grain growing, and ;are always sure to
produce affair supply of money, when
CMUirel edby good management. Stoek
raisers, except in some southern localities
must nectssaiily grow grass andtain.
In stock raising, just at the . present
tiaoe, porkfis very low and everybody is
killing off jnearly all their hogs, this is
e,1,ir ,J a mistaken policy, as it is sure
to cause a Scarcity, and force prices to go
up, then they have no hogs to sell. The
better way is to keep on in the even tenor
of your wayvraieitiff each ver find. rmn.
andjstock as will pay you a fair profit, not
ing the lush mice of thi r tl.
low-price of that article. We have tmn-t
invariably 'found that! extreme high pri
ces of any particular article stimulates
over production and entails loss otHhe
producer. I I !
To sum up A mixed system of Agri
culture will be found iu be the safest ev.
ery where; Special leading crops may
v i U ovuactiuieB, out 11 is f.ot tl ways
10 depend on them. Good, clean
cultHre.-verT , part of the work at the
right lime, and doue weil, is the best safe-ardaMiust'tailttre.
SALISBURY,-K. C JANUARY 19; 1872.
Itotr fo cure. Horses of " HaUtr Breaking
and Kicking in the Stable Halter break
ing in one of tlie'worst faults that horse
can have, as von cannot trn.t him
where, either in or ont of the Ftable, it U
in ino?t cases, the fault of the owner of the
hor.e that he contracts this bad habif
either by tying at first w&h insecure hal
terf, or to weak and in ecure hitchir
pots or mangers. - j
A writer in the Tttt rat A tin Yorker
that he break;, a hurte from puli ntr bv
Entting on a rope or strip h.iher. To. ibis
e attaches a nioe. which in tint ihr. . J.
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a ring tn thft manger and between the
horses forn legs, through a surcingle ai d
back to the hind leg. Buclil; a strsD
with a ring on it aiouod Hie ankle: tie
the baiter tn tl.U nn K
tied in this wav tn wnk. it tk .U
I time, hal i.nt at nirt k ... I..
I - - - t mj ui wiuik
entangled in the rope and cart.
I f tlwa 1 1 V
Yorker, eava r I can ?ive ron n.nd ..r
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breaking a horse of pulling at the halter
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and will not hurt. or injure tin- hotse, and
will prove effectual. T.tke a enmner
l wo etrnnr lines to it. run the line
tlirotigh the loop in the ntieinrle and
through the rings on eai h sh'e of the hal
ter, and tie to a post or anything strong.
When the horse mils back, he doe? not
pull by bii head, but by his tail, he will
i j i i i . -i i n
i iiuiurtiiaieiy iirfip ins tail ana step tor
ward, and will not make manr attempts
I oetore lie gives it up
iu? unto farmer says its treatment
has been to uae a small, strong rope noos
ed around tlie Kiwer mw hut f.-w at.
tempts will be made before tlie effect to
obtaiu freedom will be given up. A friend
of ours once tied his horse to a tree close
upon the edge of a. bank with a huller
that could be broken ; tlie result was his
horsohip wut down into the stream be-
low, and never pulled aain.
Description and Treatment of Distemper
W e have already said that this diseas
is very contagious. Homes will take it
from each other at considerable distances
apart. In glandt r.', infection, proceeds
fiom the nasal discharge
but in d:stem-
I aa .
l"r " ,s cominunicated by the feveri-h
unil,b, and much further than in the c-e
of tin: former. When dirficnmer hi..-iL .
ol" ong a body of horses or muKs. nil
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- ieiy to nave it. exceDt those who
have passed throuirh it before: for. like
small t)ox in the htttu;iii heimr it
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ittaeks a horse the second time. Colts
and young animal-, who are especially
subject to it will take it from older one"
but seldom communicate it to them. Y t
it will be folly 10 calculate upon any ex
emptions when it fcretks out in a stable
none of whose inmates h.iTe ever In.l it
. - IIMU Ik.
Like glanders and f trey, distemper is
most frequently generated by filth and
bad keeping. It is undoubtedly epidemic
in cn trader, however ; bnl, like cho
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it is always most at home in those local
ities where filth and miasma are most
anunuant. Cleanliness ma' be set down
as essential to a cu"C.
Treatment. The treatment, in its frPn-
eral features resembles that fr glanders.
Bleed iu the neck vein, faking about three
pints of blood; tben take and thoroughly
mix together one table spoonful f f irtut-
powder, one f laid, one of soft m ,Pi two
of tar, and of pulverized gum m : 1 i : put
a spoonful of this down the horses thru at,
as far as you can, with a paddle or spoou.
Do this twice a day. The object is not
so much to have him swallow it, as it is
to have it lodge about the glands of the
throat. It will have the effect to stimu
late their natural discharge into the tuouth
and then will keep them open. At the
same time, make a strong decoction of
tobacco, as hot as the hoise can bear it
with whkh wash his neck and throat Re
peat this two or three times a day. In
an abscess actually gathering, but is not
100 far advanced, this treatment will be
likely to drive it away. If the dieas
is iu its early stage, tlie patrenrwill gel
wen in a tew days.
KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED IN
There are many who look upon farm
ing as rather a suull business, who think
that its successful prosecution requires
only a little common sense just enough
to prompt the hardy worker to seek
shelter iu a rain storm, and a very luile
knowledge, just sufficient to count a fiork
of sheep, or read a political newspaper.
The opinion was once more general than
now, for the world is graving wiser, yet
at ihe present time it is eutertaiued by
many. It is an old and true saying, that
"honor and shame from no condition rise,"
that honor is only acquired by acting
well our part in w hatever situation we
may be placed. A mail of ability and
kuowlege who devotes all his energies to
his business will make it honorable and
profitifble 110 matter how insignificant that
business may at first seem. There Is no
business requirements, so much kuowlege,
so much good judgment and coinWrcial
anility combined, as ia necessary for the
thoroughly accomplished farmer. ll
stands first among the manufacturers of
the land, be makes the wheat and corn,
the beef and mutton and p'ik, the wool
and flax; and manufactures from the
earth, the air, the wiiter, nearly all that
we eat and wear; and this not only done
by farmers as a class but almost every'
one produces many if uot all of these ar
ticles. Tire manufacturer usually confines his
labors to the production of one article,
but the farmer is by necessity compelled
to make many. If he would make grain
he must also make beef or ' butler and
cheeae, or mutton and well. Hence the
necessity of extensive knowledge. It is
aucasy matter for the manufacturer to
' , Li
wooL wl Ije mttfaettirer can tea a
fwhetherrt will' ,ift.w
?r,e,,' C,P f-urr than
V V - -IT 001 M 'certtlui
low n pr ij'id
oi oofr can be m Me the
tnacluue wJl conv-s
' - rty iutu lu-b cb ise
ii wiu cneapest
i'"i beat i!,iiiir L.
Among lua- varied
potiaeaa L nAa l.1. . r
m 1 1 m a I
a m I " w ra ww
- ...o. piyrnuogy, so as to bvenabb d
takeephoj stock m-bealib and admin
Hter proper remedies in case of sickneM
Vegeiabl. phy.i.lo-yf too,f umst be
overlooked. Lvcry day during the grow,
ing season, the firmer performs woik (or
lb growth of his crops founded on the
known Uws which govern v.g,.l;,tle life.
Luitnraology j, a scicce. which the farmer
is compelled to studv to Krtn, t...
often the more he does o the better he i
haed to wagr. a successful war against
thousands of destructive f'.jes.
In addition to all this the fanner must
be n mereh tut, for be must sell a well s
luaiiufrtctuiY. lie must hi some measure
takelvantge of the rise and fall of prices
select the best time for selling and the
best market, or alter all his toil and anxi
ety he may find a poor return
When we enn template this snbject at
which we have tnen ly glanced in all tta
bearings we are led to exclaim. Who is
competent to this work ? Heartily do we
pi y those who think that farming fur
nudies no aeopes for the exercise of knowl
edge or ability, it iUU opinion were
inrertained only by those eneaged in
other pur nits, it would be of ,m serious
rons.qurnce but we jnd-e that many
larmets have themselves imbibed rttch
unfouiided and uijint opini,,i,d i regard
to their ciilliiiir, and wh- r- thi i tb. ,...-
there is an end to all improvement and
rr-,. "riu" iiii oi. -i m. 111 must
fJrve good (piIIIOn of his calling, a prop-
er appreciation of its importance and the
means and information neccosai 7 for it
sncces.ful prosecution or he cannot hope
to succeed. A. J. D., in Ohio Farmer.
People generally think that all women
young or old, whatever their taste or in
whatever direction their talent lies, ought
to like homework. If a young man has
a taste for auy particular vocation he is
awarded great commendation for profici
ency in thai vocation, no matter how liulo
he may. know of anything else. If he
takes naturally to jouru tlisra, it ia not
considered his duty to woi k with hoe or
spade all his 1 fc. But custom and pre
judice have marked ont e vocation for
1 woman and that is hou-ewoik, and
uniess sue excels in this el
Men are apt :o sneer at women who
are inefli-. ient in household duties, but did
man ever lliink that if his own sex wen-
all to f.llow any one special business
there might be some who wottlj prove
incompetent ? For instance, supposing
agriculture should be laid d.wn as
the only God allotted sphere for man
o,"m"u" " ; ua.ciy ii t,'f. as many
slack farmeir. .is we do now of house
keepers 1 We expert -.in to attain
excellence in or., directio.: nly, namely,
one for hidi be has a particular taste.
Is it 1, of insulting then, to require that all
women who from lime immemorial have
had almost no advantages of education
compared with men, and many of honi al
ready excel iu some departments of learn
ing, should attain the very maximum ef
excellence in house-wifery, for which some
have no taste ? Of Conrse we do net deny
that it is better to be a good hoosekeecr
than a poor one, but sun ly no one ought
to expect all women to like housekeepimr
equally well, any more than to expect all
men to like farming, tailoring or any oth
er pursuit equally well.
It w i II be a great blessing when people
learn thai women have as noble aspirations
it ever beat within the breast of mar.
Every f ir sighted person can see that
there is as much difference in the tastes of
women as in those of men, and lie who
knows it not, uudersianls not hnmau na
Hire aright. Cor. Christian Union.
High farming is harmonious ; every
part fits every Other like tim'jcra framed
by a nus cr cirpeuter. Rich food will
make heavy firm pork, and large deep
collorcd Pggs. Its bem fits do i.ot end
here. There ia life and potency iii tin;
very excrements. Its lich manures will
make a grain of seed w heat stool ont and
yield a dozen heat's, and all the heads
will be long and heary, and filled with
plump white berries. Your bushel will
weigh a pontid or two above the standard
and yon will got from thirty tn thirty
five such luhe!s from each acre cf the
COST OF RAG CARPETS.
There is something of a discussion go
ing on among the housewives as to wheth
er it pays to make rag carpet. Whde
both parties may be correct, speaking
from their own standpoints, we behave
that, generally speaking, in the firmer
family it does pay, for when a carpet ia
made at hosuu old garment' are preserved,
odds and ends saved, the little girls, given
employment, and then one knows jnst
what she has got for a carpet. A lady
writer in the American Farm Journal
counts up the cost as follows :
Perhaps it m ould be well to count the
cost of thirty yards of carpet and see
whether it pays or not. I got ten pounds
nt av-arn alrexdv nrnnit ..-
'tn,- I'TA J nl
' avast I ami a? aft. 4laUU
fet rol,oS blae, fiftert, nnU; ooe fa
L eIW cents;
i iib "irrjortWaloui to act the r,d
bine, then d,pUwljtTeIloiraUn , . fc
juakea a beaotiful j. .0 7y color.
It! fiT"- I l-a to pay
wjach for thirty wi, &vc dul
M.-fcrty .ou,.tinS all logeth
fr(t. nine dolUrs and niuetv 7 .k.
tboat the wo.k, wbtch wa. done heu 1
7 . 1 rancii to do.- i
?Now, we mill seawlut onr carpet has
cost as per yard. Mai dollar, and me-
Jairtj three ceu pee yard which U .1
Uwt three time, aj cL.p a.. yDU cm
baycefor. TLUk.t deJbctu
jod then wf har ,hc .Ueuoa of
ktowmg tbt we earned it onraelves 1
am not writing this for the bem fit of our
city readers, and those who are able ta
have aalec-rptt and would think a ra
carpet benea.h thcui, but I am wn ingf.r
FRUIT BY A NEW
At the recent annual meeting of the
I ennsylvaoia Horticultural S.ciety, the
beautiful specimena of dried fruil from
Vlneiand, New Jersey, were noticrd
These were doue 011 what is called the
Ahlen process. It f thus desctibed :
. Tho apparatus consists of n steam en
gtne and an evaporator, the latter bring
a wooden m x five feci square and fifteen
feet high. A large coil of pipo at the
botiojn is kept heated by the steam to
about ISO drg., andJ a current of air is
sent upward through it. The fruit, pre
pared by slicmg.is pin in at the top on wire
frames or httrdlea, and by the action of
the endless chains gradually descends to
iu oohoio, by which time it ia finihed.
Ile water is entirely removed, and noth
ig is left bat the; sngar and filmms
matter. The fruil u lli-u packed in piper
boxes holding two ; pounds each, and is
ready fr sale or storage. A b ish. l .,(
tomatoes after going through the procea
niakes four pounds, equal to twelve
quart cans put in the nstial way. A
bushel ol peaches i condensed to eight 01
ten pounds. Both can be famUlied at
half tho price of canned fruit. When
needed for use the dried fruit is soaked io
water, when 11 awtlls to about the
ASHES OF HARD AND SOFT
It is generally supposed that the ahes
of pine wood is not so rich in alkalies as
tlmtof hard wood. In his "Mnck Maun
al," Dr. Dana tnys that, "in eqnl
wfights, pine ash hffirds four times more
alkali than the ash of hard wood." At the
same time a bushel of bard wood ashes
ieias more lk.l than a bushel of
pipe wood ashca ; tUeiiah of the pine be
ing much the lightest. According to
analysis, only nbottl 13 part- in abu-i
Uitft ot liaid wood ashes are "soluble
while of the yellow pin fifty narts
soluble" CtroUna Farmer.
? THE FAAlINE IN PERSIA.
The Times of India, in its overhnd
summary, says :
:Famine continues its ravages in Per
sia, and the extent -of it will never fully
bfi known. Much aa we know of tin
misery this wide spread, long continued
famine has wrought; it is strange that e
hear nothing of any! organized and sus
tained effort for the allevintiou being made
by the Persian government. The starv
ing people are left to look after them
selves; such as can leave country do so;
such as cannot mtiit'die, nnlees relief from
some unexpected qsarter reaches them
As is usual, disease has appeared iu the
districts to complete what famine had
bepun. Letters from Yezd and Bonder
Abbas Ultimate thai cholera is committing
sad ravages among the population.
jSoine 500 attenuated Zroaatrians had
reached Bunder Abbas, l.i.t. as they weie
neatly all rick, iW Persian auiiioi tie
placed tbcoo iu quarantine, and prevented
their leaving the place where they were
enc-tmped. Moreover, the owners of the
caravan with which they had traveled
impounded thei children as security for
expenses incurred dining tha transit, and
these were only delivered up when a
Parsee geutlctnan paid ihr sum demanded
from funds placed at his disposal by chari
table persons in India. Large partiea
arrive in Bombay from Persia b cverv
vessel from the Petsian Gulf, and special
facilities" arc afforded by the various eLip
ping companies trading between Indi
and the Gulf ports, to that the prviaium
of the sufferers are' in a great measure
oyer as jjoou as they reach the coast.
KEEP IT BEFOILE 77E PEOPLE
that the grund jurj of Chester county,
South Carolina, coiitjyo.d if hrff trhiUs
ahd half Harks, hurc condemned the ri
of tlyrc.sidcnt, and declare thnt "the
At.LS?iTlX 1 CONTAIKICI) IX THE TOf
i.am . i iu ur tuk, I'KEMKKM ti Tklf
UXlTtU lT.VTEd AUE WIlUoiTT lOLM-
? Here Is a rebnkei sava Ale fcaltiroer
Ercnikj Journal, to lb owt rage now art
of the president wicL ahould b known
everywero. Let Ue ltmocraiic papers
always kcep.it bjfore the people, in some
form, all tLt Xie. ;Itat agitate indig-
lialioj) ttcelings as oar only safety in ad-
vance aud we can .aud will sweep radi-
ranm to the earth 1u 1872.
t ; m
t "Adversity' said a Western preacher,
'iakea up abort, and sets us down Laid;
ahd, when it is done, we feel as contented
al a boy that spanked and eet away to
cool. ' . -
KEEP OUT Or DEBT. , ! j
It i one of the trremM-st enrvr-a of tU
American arrvruhore that the afTictltaj
Ut are in debt for nrv land t baa t bey
anue, fr want of capital. Tib-Las
more do wfrth fbe ananal cry ef 'hard
turret" than any and all tber causes roa
t ined. Mext 1 a wgrt ef hitolltjamX
economy, it is tev eften the fault tf the
farmer to buy hat be cannot pay far,
and thus voluntarily enslave birosvll and
'family. To Iftnnt nan, to U- la
d-btbthe wWr: vind f Krrrr, c
that binds hi ( bond ?;.:ei with
books of tier, And in tbrve bonds ha
tads and stmpgb ,, orj as he is a
debt, under tho most seienas disadvan
tages. Krom the operations of business,
profiu may come, but expenses arv aura
10 come and must be met I an well
aware thvTttfere are men, cool clearhead
ed, calculating mca 0j ontiring erirrgT,
of sound health, and of stronc constitu
lion, who succeed by running ia debt.
liut I know, mIso, that wlrtre one sue
ceeds, ten fails nffr toiling and atratg
gliug and pinching and turning tntoakea
support and pay the interest on what they
owe; and some finally go djwB ta ba
seen and he.nd no more, rtbbed .f tK
briglit spirit of hope and destitute of
U a man wants to own a firm at d hrpa
to realize the means from tire cultivation
of the soil, let ,im rent l.tnd, Ui bm
work on shares, let him place his Li. owl
edge and labor and skill araiust other
men capital. Then let him save some
thing of what he earns, no matter hot
small, and he ia on tle highway ta aue
cesa ihe surest and wiftest. " The p
Hrtnnities fr tbos starting in life arv dih
merous. What is thus acrumulaUl foea
to the ptincip.1l, instead of being sqnaiw
den-din paying the interest on a debt
wbich is eating out his own heart and ale
stroking the life spring of l.i. foamy On
mnet learn to swim, rren shoit diat.tners,
before he can venture ta crvss the stream.
Is It not better to own fiv acre lat.d
and barn to nnnare them piopsrly tbae
o run iu debt ar.d n,-r ly tt mpt t par
for five hu tdred I It i ve: r easty in rh
a country a tl.ir, beie I u,d is to abua
da'tf, to ctend your an-rafter you iiava
ncn secured a fioth.bl But if you
ire determined lo do a 't;g thing" do n
by all means, and take yentr chances liko
a brave m-'n ! The old fable hat it, that
a fro tried to to swell the swe of ao ox,
but alts he butted pKr fng ! He did't
nave mtterul enough for the
1 bt e the reader of this article ta rest
assured ibat the writer knows jnst what
he is ta'king about, when l.e advises him
not to run in debt for anything whatever
under any circumstances thin can possi.
bly be avoided. Bth observation and
cipeiiet.ee combine to teach the fct that
any man who desires peace rf mind, the
rrapec: of old ft lends ud hat i far more
lo the pvrpose, his own sel-reepect, w iU
do well to heed the warning - Er.
TREAT ANIMALS KINDLV.
It is a pity errry one doel not treat
acimals kindly, for mnrh more can be
done wiih them in all ways; th-y. wt'! do
as yon wish them read ly, and you be-'
come completely master of them, without
knowledge on their put that they are
subservient to your denires 'There Is
not a mnr i: tstinir sirlit than to
c - an, or a ; tottghly good
o - - - -
shephet.!, t.iovc a nuraer-.i.s lot otanjauls
and dnw them out into different yards
and tliMi prrlups tn'o p u one here,
and two there, etc , but in -very instance
tho nght one going inl. the right place,
and all this done without any bastb aad
iu the. moat regularly quiet manner imagi
nable. Man, too, U aq animal, aud how
very much better it would lie if any one
having that sort of animals aroand him
would treat them kindly; be mt-ht, as "
stated with the lower animals, aWeoais
complete tester and haj, uUie control
of tlu-m, without tLeir fil ling how ustljy
stil ottliu.i e they w ere. O vtrteatiii '
manners b get dislike. B. Untie a man bjr1
a fotduh nrr..gnce, and he is totally disw
couragi d and heroine cairle. I fj
thete is gt nejlly a great want of sense 4
in any one who tries to rnako oihrrs feel
ieferioriM ; and depeml up-.n it, there
iiilhi!i U-tU-r tho kindly treatment to
ward all atiimala. G. G. in Co. GtmlU
man. Dsitk f UUn Gi ier (CJored )
The fate of this respectable: old mania
shrouded in mystery. ( lo Fiiday tha
22;id ult, he sold some cotton and took
ali the proceeds, except "evenly cents,
and piid a debt with it. - told hit suns
at 4 I V. to go Imuie with tho wagon
and he would follow on t-ot. 'Ibe otlt
day at 11 a. M., he was aen at Brevard
Station, coming from th direction of
Lincolntou. He complained .f a bnrt H
his head, which he said be got bv a fall
from the cars, lit iqntr-d f.r'tbcnhj
Hoyle place and w n dintted lo the
wrong irm. He wer.t there, Maid a rhcrt
time and left. The next day, be wa
seen leaning against a fer-i bis hand
.ubU bead. Ou Monday, Li bdy was
found near Brevard S aiion.
Few men wet? more r-jected than old
Uncle Rei:tn. F.r many rarlie'wss
a consistent roemb.-ol Little S'eelCrerk
Church, and Lis tnyeteriooe death hag
cxciied no litrlr interest. 8. Iftnue.
pAistvi. AcntrxT-V eret to tearw
thai vn iat Fxidar, i.ile tl. IbJk. AUi-
on ha-1 motitucd a Jtjer lo aortal ut puniori
of a gau, the IaJ.Ir 'iii pid, tbruwtnX Col. A.
upon the gnaind, causing afratXurvcf tha tKtjrti
!, very pain ml jf nt danfwa. r. f
M. tamrajell tu aritt f.,r in uinaHcv t t!ie ra
lirf uf tL unfnu4jie rt.iir.ui. Cui. Aliuawi
ia ooe of our t l jaa w t twi rxtoalary
ieof, and Laa lh eiwa!lir of all who know
,hiio, aod their earnest deire tor his arfy rw
.CorerT. fitrr'U J,rooi. 1