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GREENSBOHOUGH, N. O., AU(iUST lO. 18G4.
Ml a llii
TESSS OF IHB C1T12EI. i
Tnx Citizes it published every morning
at the i olio wing rate of subscription.
1 month,... ; ...$3.00
3 " $8.00
Advertisements inserted at the rates of
TWO DOLLARS per square of ten line,
for the first insertion, and ONE DOLLAR
for each continuance.
All letters should be addressed to
' A. W. INGOLD & Cd.
B T TELEGRAPH. t
' T ' !
' From the United U. .
Richmond, August 15. Baltimore pa
papers of the l3th havo been received here.
There is nothing definite from the Shen
andoah V alley . It is bettered Early is Re
turning before superior lorces . advancing
A Telegram from $Tew York reports the
capture uud destruction of seven vessels
about sixty miles south-east of Sandy Hook
by the new Confelerate steamer Talla
hassee. ; i
Arrivals from New Orleans bring reports
of the Confederates being in strong tore
outside of Algiers, and were fortifying theijr
position with the intention of making it
their base of operations. 11
The guerrillas contine very active !n
Stanton has not resigned. He says
having been solicited to accept hit offide
he will not relinquish voluntarily. ji
Petitions are circulating in Ohio and
other States requesting a postponement of
the draft until an attempt be made by
negotiation to secure peace based on the
Constitution and the Union.
The Herald thinks the lime has arrived
when the administration on behalf of peace
and reunion may advantageously open the
door to an armistice and a convention of
all the States, and advises Lincoln to send
commissioners to Richmond. I
Scene in the 11 Standard" Office;-
xut, x ujoiutu x am ui JLTUitUi i i Au5. 8th, says: Undrtd U-
'j'l.'i!.'''!'!" M i : 'j ! ' I
Il l f.i.jL liM !'' !
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The day after the elec
tion Mr. Holden took up
a copy of the " Working
man's Address" with a
view of catching a point
from which to pay a glow-
Ling tribute to the work-
ingmen, who, as he sup
posed, had firmly and reso
lutely walked up to the
polls and cast in rolled up
tickets. But scarcely had
he got his points before
the returns came pouring
in from the western coun
ties showing that the
wcrkingmen had rejected !j
their valiant caampion.
The scene which ensued,
we are informed, beggars
all description, his wraith
knew, no bounds, he rent
the Progress in twain,
dashed the ycracious
Standard to the floor,
scattered his correspon
dence, the "public sentiment" which he had been massing 6r weeks. to the winds, UDsct bas of eit Sr.n.inr,?.
and Weekly Standards, dilated upon the ungratefulness of separate States as well as republics, and suddenly became as
slender as a beanpole, while his hair stood erect, like the quills of the fretful porcupine. The elongation of his features
and figure can only be imagined from the above drawing, taken jtpon the spot by our special artist. Fortunately a gliss
of blockade. brandy came to his relief when in due time his yisigo resumed iu natural proportions, and he penned the
famous article in which he asseverated that he was neitheridisinayed nor depressed by the result of the election in this
ill 2Xlf . t:i iiii-iiiii i rirr nun Ilia nntinmia vnvtnK .
j O "" vuiiuuua jwiatau .
1 I 11 Ui I u I II H I II Lmm. ' I I I J i M. T
I.!. '(!';.. !' . ;!i I r 1 1 1 ii ii ill vy":-K.. . : ' i i ... 1-5:
dba attacked aa WsItoI tnl ef
, nine wagons oat muenlart CI Jrlaa
Creek this morniog, hUled a3 eca
with the train, brnctha wasi, and
drove off the stock." V , , .
! . They mids attacks a
j ther places, boned &is?OM, whipped
, the Yankees sent aftf Ihcm, sjady w
; o"y to say, canieafiJ two woota
' and four children, thu2V;: folio win j tl
i bad example of (ht Ywf
sappoaed, wer the cCl,'? msti t rfa9
t made war upon womtnt Id childrtaI-7-I
Bat thU msj b4T5e gkaderca"
the poor lndjAna, whoi lkvvi
Sau: of a BtOTiaS Subjxct lir1
of the British Meiiodia ilpbeopsi
: Church in lisrailton tM ) n enciiillxed
' Lord Ljoajjn fivor ;cftlclr jksioj;
'who recent, whil9;aif Tisil to li'
United States, atUn to p to the
place whew he was hrt H fa thd SUU
qf Delaware, but was siiated-and sold
by auction for fe alave tt naot of
the person subjected to toil ostragt U
Kennard, and his ooocprj jatioo, csidcs .
. his claims as a British Unject, express
their personal affectioa.fot hlafotiaded
on the services he hsiTedertd thra
especially byhiagrat sitaaee toward
the buildiog of their cnf th.
! MorJtl Henld.;
I trust my friends will exert themselves somewhat ti increase the circulation of the paper. With many, many
heartfelt thanks to my friends and patrons, I am Yery respectfully, W. W. HOLDEN."
Thft National Tnlaltoox.'
Kelapeinginto a comaosc state, he next gave his "friends and patrons" a brief chapter on the "Physical Pain of that Lincoln's cabinet iabrorilo still
Death" which it is hoped the Progress will copy. It would seem from the tenor of this article that he would hive pre- continues. Whils a chnim in thTwar
r V v "J nan!Jln9 tnougn no is tree to say bright 'colow did dance before his eyes and stretch away into , Department is decidtl ?upoo ht is
01 me ungniest loveliness. 11113 sensation was most vivid about the 1st of Autnist int Mnri final r;lnt;nr, ' t.rdr1 .. v- : iiji-i.
mentlOPCn hv inn r nna s wVirk Inrn nraA,4n lum 'T'-1. : : 4 TI 1 -1 1 . 1 .. . . r ' i
terms unknown. . . Z J " "MV
loan advancine. United indeed, as certain as anythmc chieflv speculative
States stock further depressed.
m. Taking it all and all, contiuues our writer, -it is nearly certain ' iu a change has beenvcased by tit
e can be that in all deaths the physical suffering is small. And in ex- difficulty he has expervjiAed In finding
libited by him, he affirms that the ronruhue motions attending the part- i the right man, SomeSnSioas develop-
U4 vwC mcihw Bjrujpujuia ua urst exuiuiicu oy mm, ue alarms mat tnc ronruUue motions attending the part- j the right man, Somenr-ioos develop-
o 7 ' "-v. " w utuiwiun r-uu iu. . i c are uiau uj Know inis in ne ho. wo r mpnt in rrvi tn nJimi ;ti
RepulsooT tlie JEiUBmy neat; glad our hero has so willingly resigned himself to his fate. In former days his doom would have been only a. free ride i be furnished to the pufcdV
of cavalry advanced 0n the New Market Fcuu mB cpPf - ' " . t;"v - W -- - .-...-.t' ",t ' TA-,T'
What is life! 'Tis rJot a, vision; 77 7., mtAJlJ
nere 1 died by a cottuion: ! his wont, "Did yon evrheax of tLit
road yesterday evening and engaged the
enemy in .vcmty of Deep Bottom, with
considerabla less. Our toss small.
Ambition brought me to the 6ame ;
Verdict: Nobody to blame.
Tlie Becent Explosion at Vlty
Richmond, August 15.1 The Washington
Chronicle of the 12th contains full accounts
oi the recelit explosion at City Point. It
says the explosion was of the most terrible
Two barges laden
amunition of various
moved to City Point
with all their contents
shell and canisie
and an avalancli
.warehouse 600 feet long
one wharf filled with commissary stores,
were shattered into fragments. Adam's
"Expres office, adjoining, the government
building and a train , of cars were also de
'strdyed. Fitty-four persons were killed'
nd 108 wounded mostlyj blacks.
ViMTlRI.C IfWRUlTtnv HVf in(Vri rr.-... rp . Ii. . -. HM 11 l Tilt Sl'vnuwtl AnnAiinrkfnnll rt '
. ,7 . , v. ...vmh.m. iul i tUiA 9uni ru?i. xnevnan . . 7 .
ftorgnuin, mo nariotte limes obtainel .. .? .' V ( irin un uii increasing suenu
permission to publish the annexed letter cluzeD anu wcl1 informed gentleman to the mnflow , tni lr:e
"No, Sir," said thy wUier: "praj,
id you?" A i
A lawyer on his dea.ied willed all
lion it directed , his property to a lunalieiMylom, stating
pIai.Urgs are J M his reason for so Ubrar, that he
I . . . . . . I ' -! 1 ' . . . . ... I . V. 1 . A .. 1 . L -
on trie mode or raauuiaetnriii Kur frnm now m Uicnmona. trives ta the irrati v- r " h mnr Keep. , , , , . .
! . ,uSm,n ic K." : A- :. .t. " , i., icw of th e.ublished fet that the ! " 9UX u" Pnj W KWra 10 UI
with gunpowder r 'b , hes..n. grow fond of it ari.l thrive on it. libeitj class of people hsd patna-
lana. wnicn were ? , aron otner sources, puDiicana private i ianr bir of iho nou:rv tribe, dome&tie A hlm ti.t, '
.were blown to atom. reM.,Dg ,n an W-Kfit the accessions of Mr. Trenholm tn orwiM. and their Lin JreJ, are' either in. T. .
, consisting of shotU , ,N ,r' Ll rr - , i . . siinc'ively fond of it. or soon learn to love ' m- Johnson tays, "Coed actions are
r, which were hnrledin all QDiaDTear V X0!sV?e lUC reru7 " - P 1D15- u Md consume iw ,.eclr. It i. for them , never lost or thrown t'nV " Tn .
volumes of black smoke M531" 01 y, uewnng inrormaiionfior orated the tone ot public conhdenco. nutricious. atd imtaxUarich raoo flavor 1 k.ki- .v L 77
e of broken timbers. AneW maiing sugar irom tue sorghum syrup. The following snecial new measures to the flesh. wny too so seiooa
and 60 wide and is received., m the hrst place, the cane , A I. . . ... . , Around anl neir tfc ciir. and tar mnmm meets witn them. :
.uiL me i
must be fully upe so much so
distance in ihe
cur, aod ior some
interior, ibe tut newer de-
cane must look yellow, and also the juice by the Treasury Department, looking , orvcs a special trial for it artdand
after it is expressed. Boil the juice down primarily towards a maintenance of upTHed uses and virtues in absorbing or
to a very thick syrup until it bubbles like government without issues of notes to f-eiaciing the maUiiaor miasma which
; Atl asta , August 15. At a late 1 our
yesterday evening the enemy attempted ti
drive in our pickets on the centre. After
sharp skirmishing they were repulsed. j.
There was firing along tne lines inrougnt
you comment boiling, dissolve one pint swe11 the volume of currency:
of lime into two quarts of the juice, pour I- All Foreign supplies to be paid
it in about 100 gallons; boil as fast as you in bills drawn against our own cotton,
can without running over as for the tt c.nttnn rmroh.BM tn A
time, you must judge by the bubles. and i,. . r r i 1
out the night and to-day.
by noiaing up your dipper, it wilt lall la
sheets instead of drops. Let it cool in
large trays or open troughs before you
pour into your barrel where you expect
But few fehells were thrown into the city it to granulate. Before pouring into the
to-day Some of them had scriptui barrel, bore three holes in the bottom
4ju?UtiomV iu.llebrew pasted on them. L snfficiently large to " iusert three cane
A body of the enemy's ',ca-lry dashed; stalks. The object of the cane is for the
iniolixxTthU tyteuYng. I More are in th syrup to drop down through the bottom has already been arranged in this way
direction of Cobb a Mill. Asm Jl force of 0f the barrel when the enne shrinks. . !,:.,:"
infantry are in Decatur. Their actionnj ,The cane M be m0Xied 0Cc .sionally to m,tUi1 Mtlsfactl0- ,
tlicatos anotner,movemenvpn cur ugni. runtii tt COinmencea drinDin? frcelr. Ii AV. lrcasury not ts now legally ex
I Vv I $ iMVflv A A w a a e 4 Vi AAti klft ira
III. Domestic purchases of all kinds,
asfar as possible, to be paid in " certi
ficates of indebtedness " and of " loan
A large debt due to one of the States
Lively skirmis'ranic is going on in
- -centre this evening. Every ihiug look
brighter and more hopeful than at any time
since the siege began. 1 i
The Montgomery Mail, of the 2d instant
says corn is a drug in that market at four
dollars per bushel.
Important to Counterfeited. Thoro
think if your cane is thoroughly ripe, by taut and recalled ufder operations of
following the directions above you ' will the loan or'othSf wj, to be reissued
Mccessinl.- Respectfully yeurs. when nw5essary. tormeet uot
Depasture or "prisoners. Mrs. otherwise provided for in this plan.
Dr. Walker, captured in Georgia, Mrs. V. The old notes to be recalled for
Margaret Lennard, a laundress, cap- certificates bearing four per cent, intcr-
tured with her husband, a Yankee est and payable on demand after ninety
soldier, at Plvmouth. N. C. Samuel Jap.
' I wvw ma m
M9mntnd. William Williams and Steers United States Custom House vi. ine receipt by anticipation ot
' . ... . .-"f " . . ... i e r r
Henry Marquez, found guilty oi counter- omcer, m Loudon county, and V lUiam uu9 iur uimu purposes ui uur
feitin Confederate Treasury notel were a ttiaa n hv ,r.ntnm q a nv in ernment dues.
senncbygMagrath, Mississipp; of whom have been This expedient has been officially
nesuay lasi, at ureeuiu5,. v., y mi .j.. unnrninrod inrl nrnnnco. a wnrV m
connnea in iasue xnunacr ior bume t" "
lime past, were discharged on jester- deserves and demands the oonsidcia
day and sent to the flac of truce steamer tion of 11 Wn0 nae deemed themselves
at Varina, en route for tho.'North. llithcrt0 comPellc(i to paj ruinous rate
Several ' hundred sick and wounded or S0
Federal soldiers were alio sent to the
in. luce locrl feYers- ThU quality baa been
autrtrd fjr it on authority worthy of at
tention, and we wouU be pleased to have a
fu'l and lair trial.
Cannot lanuowcers, farmers and others
interested, in the region indicated, and e.
pecially near this city, on the neck, and in
St. Andrew's Pariah, by general consent
and agreement, prepare for auch a trial next
year? From the quantity now growing
acd taaturit.g there should be no (Realty
procuring seeds for this purpose, and we
commend the chemeto the attention of tn
terp riling and intelligent farmers and plan
ters. Good reeds of all kinds should at leatt be
i sared lorewpplies or iced, when cotprop-
rlv r.il lAr All fT rJhif .ha
Clkavim Doisetti. Oxalio acid and
water may he neea fr Uuaatanhs straw
bonnets, and il will probably axtwer eqaal-
" Ah, William ! homv fiom the wart?
Where is the brother wiiol went with
you 7" 'Ahmel we levVour taother
together. One of us wa killed. How
can I bear to tell her, nhicb one.it
A dandj with moreiVeaoij .
brains married an helret who although
very accomplished, was'; by bo means
handsome. One dij tteiuid to Her,
"My dear, as uglj as tou are, I Lrro
jou as well as though yoi Ver pretty."
"Thank you, lore," ji 'the rtplj.
f4l can return the oo&Jiaeat,- for,
fool as you are, I lore jca as well sj
though jou bad wit I" -r-
Dean Swift, hearing of a orpenUr
falling throu-h the riTolding.cf
house which he wai togytd ia rraair-
. - . . - r
ctjij remarked Uu 'ht bad got
hanged at Columbia, the formerpn the!
The following is a special dispatch to the
New York World, dated Washington, 9th
12 M : ' - , . I i' '.!
A special meeting of
oi vuiue wU. r r vi.-: i j
held this afternoon. It is understood that t" vu-mw-, " i jd if patch from Cairo, dated the 5th. handkerchief.
the long-pending quarrel between Mr. Blsir jDouna. inquirer oaturday. 8Sys the Confederates have captured all the
1 well for any other kind, provide I they through his Work WDCJt:ilr '
are not of too fragile a textuie to War the fcMIUUbu Ul9
bniahing necessary lor cleaning them prop- What is that Which -WretT (mi Ctn
erly. An ounce of oxabe acid dusoNed .a diri3 nQ m u
a quart oi water, is tne proper proportion, , . ' " , 7" 777 J r" . ,
but if the straw D very dirty add a little bas been divided 7 Wa,er.
more acid. Apply it with a n.U brush, leare . 'Ak' vt'
tue nonnet to uiy, ana it will be found to I F4 mmscix ca .
hare retained all its former stinness and bis good let cnUons hxrit yet sprouted.
- m- I Th e Lynckburg EepxIIcaa, of the '
To Cleas Miamois. The greatest cart 1 10th, says that four bundmlsjid blaetT '
should betaken in cleaidog a mirror, to use! mors Yankees. cturcd!lrr neneral
only the toiiest artices Ut the glass sheulJ pi xJL x
be scratched It should tnt U dosteJ y b!PxlSl1 to Jilt City ye-
with a feather brush, then washed over with I terday on th Orange czttu;
a sponge, dipped in tpitits of wine, to re- rp. '1' tU ...
moVt the fly spots. JLer thia. It should The smallest pony ia ' the world M
U desud with powder blue la a thin maalin owned by J ohn S. Rare,' f Ohio. It
bag. and finally polished with an old silk is only twenty inches high, tad weirfu ' ;
and Mr. Stanton culminated' on this occai
ion, and that Mr. Stanton, after a few sharp
words with Mr. Blair, tendered his resigi
nation,' which was promptly accepted by
cavalry tentout froiallelena, Arkansas, bv
The colored men will hold a national l General Bufori, and a lare,nomber of ne
groes and their white
only twenty -one pounds 1
Equivocai I hope, my friend, if la a church is the V?iUph : "Her
convention in New York, commencbg J EStdl the officers
XeTtlStlhey er you come within five mUcs of my He. the bodj c Jtaeibtw tnd -i
in command at the h?"c 7 will stay ; there til Ruth, bis wife' ladSsmetA this
'thenegroea. " night. - Uxt; ThwsxaiuieIs4IM
on we a ox vcwoer. i kiv. nr nnhr f th.
map . reamcnw ; 4
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