State Gazette. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 40, Ed. 1, Saturday, May 14, 1859 Page: 1 of 4
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cvrt -. State ultaKttr
u ii i iMi'ri 1. i itmsos) tii.ixi
juMOnlrTlow (ot ii Anvase) ei.on
Cliiliw mill liriiiart-riiil' Awmm Iniloiiis
nrnl-li.-il ui IHn-nil IiikIi riifi-ft.
OAZETTE BOUK AM) 103 OFFICE
W 'riit lennd Arsmskln ettenelvo ad'llllone lo
i ii loll H-"; M K. a .1 we are ii in i repnti liciexoi Mo
i if um.i ii' ii it n-.s 1 1 1 !' Ii nun I
il.i i t -i ire lit . are ml .1 1 lire In ia
r Mflll it '"I ill. HI.
.' V ill I'lll S I'lVil llll.t.'l UP f. IIINM. RILLS
til'" KXUIt A Kills' Ueede Lata II i'ii-. ''i ! ..-.
i with great .llepaich and tout to evi rj pari nf
hi He r ospSni 1
BLANK BOOK MAHOFuCTOAV
H I ' k (Ml h tnd mi I ft firm fin- 11 inlir ihv!i - Hi
1 - 1 1 i.-. n i w (Ii I ii tlu' pijwcr Of evi-n i l In :it
of hi inh ! !;-. t'i.h I.tMliTrr .Umnia' I)rj LlooV-i
t.'.iuri RecohUor DookeU tohTO..icm mnda riulit hor
n lltltl It pr tery iittl fclxiYO tbOM Of LtW
L A W Y E U S .
-1 -. - - .- -r. . ; . -
4 VGOCK v srr. iTAili Attorney U.
.. U .Hm K..IU Co Teiti r.8T-lf.
W. I<tfl W. T. JltftHH.
B.ivkk A- if tutus. AUotniyi anrt Oounitllon
nt I. KPnurnl I ir.il mul OtMiMtlfll RfCnltj QOlt
mi i W -. 1 .-i-i.ity. T.Vii Will I't.fttt Un W I i WflUrO
or Nftrtluni TOMI for port Urn of tit laml. 11iJ hlttl a
rellftblfl MtMlaM mliUm In th iStrtmi Niirtliwi'ilern
pirtlonof th Statu. Jntif f B tMWl.
Bp. noi.MnNwouTii rn. 0om
ni. nl mtfi i of Oltitnl for Money antl I.tn-1 AbthIihI
Uli Sti rluttOt TiAi. Will act m nrtm boforo "til
C inniltnonir of ouim. am otrUAu r tho thir.i and
fourth ii i DOAltloflJ anil bounty WirW) ii'ii't !'
fell n.l for approval by the flrat Uy of Mt-t-ti IS6S f
frver barrel (Tliej ma he wit-tilr iwii from the Ills-
trlct Lanil Oflfot without imtlof thitlr htf )
All Duplicate OertlfleatMof evt kind DIOII tt oMalncil
btfor tall Court.
All itfritoni who wera tntltlerj to Lund or Moflflf ttndtr
any of the 'l-'n " il 1. 1 ft of 1 is an 1 ltar n it i t v I
ri'-'vii' may do in.
Attonl to huttnesi In tat General Land Oftlcc rrn I do a
(lenral l.aaxl Aironey fluitneni. tiOOAta T.anil OlatmR Imv-1-i.t
purttieri In the frontier Land Ulatrlcte. l Ji-irn-.-- rea-
Hon. S-Crofhy latfOmtinlielontr aciiTil Lnml Oftli'
AuMtn lion. 9 A. Ifanrlok "mi A ilonio; lion. J ff
r'l.iuagin llenlerion l(uik caunty ToMlt Auti fO-ftHf
H M (1 1MOMAA.
BY ItO A IIIOH S Alii'Mi-'v at Law. Au-itln
Tetas. Ullloe celt dor to SIra. Callioun'n tin th
ATfime. Oct. 10 TSly.
BIU)U( JOH IllVnV. iK.rni-.'y of
tialve-tm.) Attorney at Lan ami l.inil a .-. ;i t . H. i
l.m CtXaa. Wlllpractloe In the OOUOtlU Of !' ii. McLt-it-ran
Hoiqte Krath Palo Pinto Dm-liannan OomaDCha
H i milt in and Ooryalltt oompoalni the Kloouonl DtttrloU
auil In theSu.trenie atul Federal Courte at Auitl... fptcial
atti Ion ti Unit matters.
Belton .inly 3 i$M-lj
w. B. OOTlHStOjT
.J. c Hini-Hj.
ti )v l t. I'OM A ff A It II If. NO. (lener.il
Land and collecting Agents liatnpntni Tettf
COtH.liV. il. Attorney at Law and Uuneral
I an 1 )nt VretlerlclKburg Tcxai.
Aafonneoii Hon. Wm. I font Comal oountf MhJ.
M Brsklnfj Onpotaat John Tohlf. A. t Lewis Ban Anto-
i;i B l). l.Aae Jc Co. t'rudei'leksbu-g ; Elliot A I hornton
SOU I Itllli; V 4. Attorney at taw
Atstln Texat. Peb6&S
oboi fl ui mrr..
. r. ciRTta
C1L.O! tt 0 A- fJARI UK Attorneys at l.w.
lotas tt.'t in red brick btXUdlOg t n corner
re tirel and DongrOI venue v I I ' y
1 I tt. ! i si. At'ornev and Counsellor at
m aw t rutin Tanu. Will practice In the C mru of
ton 1. Third anil anrth Judicial 'tsurloM rotnpl
i K ....-! ii ndle ti .ii -f elabna
r'. I it II tfem it 'f t nngress; s.
Slc.tdi Pnilatle bta P . . ; lr K .. inner Sow Or-
lea iv a; t Knniuel. Vlcksburg Mill
nTooi '-ti ' ft v
Jl a- 'i IILK ) '
ju i llor at L kt Aoitlu Tex ut.
ny i.ai ding uft i; :.;-.: tf
a ft an i
Ulflce in the old
"t1- Rim o . walk il
IfS .V IVtl.Klilt. Attf.ri.evn at Law.
H liL'hC''. Tt-x is. P. iictn'e In the i' i irtt of tin.
. Judicial Blatrutt tnd In the counties of Itouiton
tot ko Anderson a d Husk Also In the Pupretn at d
. U-ral Courts at Tyler and Austin March 18 '5880-tf
1laitil TIOli (Into or OtarfcarlPe raj
Am avar-AT-I.AW Auatlo Toxaa. Dffloa In -ei
. W sotriji.
. M. D. IlkRhlMf.
AJ 'UIiV UEtt ll m Attnr-eysati.l'outi-l
stllori at I.i Wact T;xa. PraOthta In a the
Court i the Nlnatoontb Judicial UUtrtel and tha PtdaraJ
and flap erne Courts at Aastiu. June Jt '.').
.rj w. wmti.
Oi.mifcTi a; wmri: ATTOMira at i.iw
Austin Tejtas Will practice In tie Bd and Bd Judi
r.al Uistri'-ti and the riapreme and Federal Oonrtl at
Austin. We win io prostouta olatnu f--r land or none
before the Court of Claims. bftepSTu
r. o. anu.r.
' iil.lt a CABRIffta TON Atto neys at
AW Auntlll. I n Will :il'm. to miiv l.u.m.'s-
; .';.. ' .1 lo llieiii In all the caunlici of WattRrn T.x.i. ami
federal Courts ut Austin
OJSNttftAXi LAND AOENCY.
Bptolal attention liron to the Inrestlgatfon or titles to
land burlng and sefllug land paying taxea for nonrea(
iletitt. .id the pro-n-cutlon ol c aiuis lor neadrlfht and
b luuty Und.
Uafaaascaa. i E nice Chief Justice of Alabanu: Ba-
ker Lawler a 0 . Mobile Alabama ; John T Morgan Esq.
Stfima. Ala.; John I. Il.rdie A Oo New Orleans; Ituck-
an n Carroll AOo. New Orleans; Ootart Humphries A
iiiui viiuiiiuu .tiii.; u.i-. Losart asnington ta.;
j. trniuooK near ock- North Sherman a Co.. :w
Vcrk ; .1. H. Prothlugbain New York.
' -' - r a& &-: sl
-fBkv y nF f UH itiir S liT- C
(t tf tf Pi v'?r s - .-
tekf Jb a S " M y-j!--' ...... 1 1 r ' z :fc' trLiv
? T W B aA m ' ' " " 3W
-iaaa:.-: : a- s. g. ; -s - -a.ac-. a z Jsas"r.-t--a awtn-.r. t1- - : rrr -. - CMS -t - j-.tj.-j.'. : ii-iajs - .i l.l : l . : i -----j .. .. . x . i i .
SEAT OF GOVERNMENT hm I I t sAV' itltA
L AND A a E NTS.
M'CARTY Si BH0WN
siiirr:i! La ml A-Clllfli
CongrcJHt Arrt'ttr Austin Tkttff
Wfftfs Rny tell and locate Tekaa Pcrtptj win also
buy sell and attend to obtaining U B. MUMary
homily Land Warrant i faf olalntanti win pRy Takaii
buy Ritd sell Land on commission and attend to nil ntlo-r
bUltRan connect ol with ft Qthetal Lund Aptency. n-4-t-1
LAM) AND GENERAL AGENCY
Ifcot !Otl l t. P. No -v Public Convevancrr
r nn. Oommlstlon Of thell. K Court of Claims Deedl
ftod all ether imtrnmenti ol writing carefully drawn
May Bd !BMnBTtf
Isafllfl I.im ;ifi:iu.
fBIIII' uudcrslgnetl Is now prepared to lorate 40000
I acres of choice land in the middle and northern
Prompt Attention plven (6 nil bustneH connected wttli
the Ueneral Laud Ofllce and Court of Claims.
Onpt 5. Crosby. Cnmmh loner of the Ocseral Land Offleo.
Ool.W R. D.Ward. Marshalll Mesirs Habln A Hamllu.
Houston Address K. C. PALMER Mitrshall.
w.T.p-orr tflottAAVi UAJta a.j. utbham.
Harrison co. Tea Macon co. Ala. New Orleans.
SCOTT w ii i I ! r... Cotton Paoion
and Cominisslon Merchants No. Id I :- n ftrt-et New
Orleans. Pep'20'57-u0 tf.
r. U. T. HBYCK
r. j BBUafilcR
nKTOK A HELFF.Rir Porwardlng and OotnmUsIon
Uorshanta Lavaca Texas. Collect on promptly
attended to. April N 'OBdW-lj
T. H. WMAHAN.
0"MMIS8ION RftOKIVtNO AJ?n POBWAHPTNu
Wilt Reap on hand Roi e Dagrtne; Oroeealee tnd
Plantation supplies for sale at a -in. ill advance 00
co. 4 fur cash.
Hon V". Hi Pease ; Austin !. M. IwAOIOn attttlO M J
Bh ckleford Galveston ; Messrs. IVrkln A Co N w Or-
louns; Mr. N. Clements New York; Messrs. Pierce A Da
en Iloston. Sep l6 M-t.t
Jotll tilts. II. RecelWnr Porward ng
and Oommlsaton Merchant LiTaoai Texas a full
supply oi aireet tmponed urerpooi .n constantly on
hgnd Ju y ti
'1 1 II I
A Wm BstntDKM JR. C.
Ille Lowndes co. Ala. f
U III nilBM A s v I
tt'H'Titl f 't
n ; Mi
ommttttort) ntvcintny i i
chttn EjVj ' n ' ' ' 'A rtin !
G tLVESTON T n.
-'w nncei mi dt '"i ciwiit hi oiitn
.1 .1 ion i'iV' ii t" intt sain ti cotton itml other pr
.luce hinl l the lUUl of :... All ".-:
ptjreoiittll) tttteniiod t.
itT Agentarur D. Pratt'e Cotton Gini and fo
; r Robin eon' Plaotndon Mills.
. N. V ;
Pierca & Bacon Boston
John H. Brower & Co
Wm. J. Convene v Co
Gilmer iV Co. ftfonteOtUQin All
J..hn il Blnrol) A Co..
Daulei Pratt Prattvrlle Ala.;
M'l "W ll Wlthera & Co MobHe Ala.
B.-ykin & UoRea. Mobile Ala ;
Perklni & '". New Orleans
Knm-lev. l!:iir St Co. New Orleami
Wm Headley & Co. Galveston i
K B. Nlchdli tit Co. c Iveatoo
Novembrr 14. 1867. 13: tf
-WM. . WAL1UN.
eaSWISUfl A: Wl.rot Attorslt
kj on texae. Practice in the courts of
the -!- V -! .
ral Court of the United Slates Ac. Special attention
given to matter bufore the Court of Claims. .t--tf.
irnxu l. aoBAana
...C HI.I... I.. R UU13.
I.. A V. I. ItOlt X II IIS. Allnrni.tr. l
Law. Ailslin. Tux... Will .-........ ..... .n.i.
rr.il. Supremo District Co.rU tnl Court of Claim. at
"tin ami will Mak. citation ill any i.orllon ol the
Ffl.lrr.l Weitern ul.trlct of Texa..
Ilcferoncos. New York John l. gcolt Co; Ilnrrnl
P.rull. ; Co. I'lant M Br.. J. g. Bunco t (' . Hankln
II irj ot' St Co. Sam. War I 25 South .t. anil U. 0. Hyde
Oo. I'lilli.lclphla Tymlale k Mitchell. Ualtlm.ro
1 1 roil k B Uawion t.q. Louisville Hon w. B. Boulcy.
Ilempalt Or II. It. Kuoanli. Vlckiburg llmirn i
JODtton. Nalcliei Chin. A. Laco.te bq. New Orleans
-co. w. p.m. :; u- l A Co. Huiaea Jylsio! i Co. Ual-
.ton ahcrwoo 1 & Uoildanl. -ln fa 'ol-li'J.ly.
JAMBS CltAlK JAMES JEFFRIES.
K Alii Sc .11 I I ltlt
Attorneys at Law
W1I.L practice in the (J mru of the 13th :il
and 10th Judicial Oistricta uud in the Su-
primeand Federal Courts at AuBtiii.
JOHN P. WHITE
Atiiirni j and t ouimi'llar at Inn
"ILL prartice in the Ointrict Ciiurta (if Oua
V daluupe Onntalei Caldwell llayu lia-
trnii. Clinia and Travis aud in the Supretue and
Fnleral (.'iiiirtaat Aitritin
March Jil. Inrr-I niilllv'.l
W. M (iLASS.
inns j WATBH8
a i Law.
V. I i Illy
II. (LAV PLKA8ANT8
3l. ttoi.-n.oy t Xi a 7-
I'LIM S TlX
IUAOtlOU bit proroulon in the Court of the F
l . 111 .. IUI0I. oil II tile
pi.ioe i.urt at Au- 1:
u .s 1
m 11 aowsw
v. . J v ..nil 11 . Altoru.y.n Uw 0!U
ui ile.l sole .1 C.ii.r-.. Vv.na . .. tv.
Ill PI 0 U I 1 -ll' III." Colli l. lit 1 I 1 y f -.
. lUlrlcl Court of .ililu-C.-u tie. uf Iti -. I I I
.- .. IU-..IIM Jutioial Uiitrloto. I' y will al.a prota Uj
. 1 111. ji tlu.l .Ii.. m iu- o. iiniiviiloan lor money or lain!
- .1 U .1 .1-11 of (lieSl.it..
.1 a vol -lon. JubO Mo'.eiti JttdM ruprtine Court
U.B.I Uoi 1 l. '. I. I'nifli li'.S. ellilt n.l incliiiialii (Mil.
ilni.il.;.. Hi. i-Im-i. laoluaattl Obloi llloclt UeAfev.
A Co N.-w Uile-iMs 1. 1. 1 Unit A Noble N a O.lon. 1. 1
11 11. Cooper i Oo. Now. OrlMUi La.: II m K lini.m'.
trea.ol tho .s;.;o 11.1.1 or in .u. IniH polU luilUua .
II 11 Aliuur I L Ii.. Viiiceuii.. IiiUiau- A. S u.laii
Allornvyal tow NO. York City ; Joseph Tllmble liMp
I'l.ii ulelpiiia. I'ci.iiiylvai'ia; lion. rVllllaia SnilUl VVorrau
loo Vlrglnl.) .alii . V. Id 00 e AUon.ey at Law Warren-
Ion Virg-imi; rtliellon A Magruder Altiriieys at l.aw
uhlluttou Oily ILL'.; Root Voorhis Altoi ney at l.aw
bl Louis Miss .uri auil generally lo the boada of public
: I'l.ueuls .ni.i business lueu In th. City ol Austin
texita . Feb MUi . vltl-.'.'ll-ly
B 1). E 1 N NIX
..ucllon and Cniiinii.iioii Ulerclitint.
At his "id stand on Congress Avenuo)
.. ILL attend promptly to all bustneal entrusted
V to his care. Sales made ftr cash aud re-
turnB made same day.
October '.i ''i7 n7 ly.
IIKSRV SASIl'SllX IIKXJ A. 11(11 IS
Henry Mii'ip :: fc Co
Cotton Factor & Commiistgn MerchanU
Dealers in Groceries aud all kiuils ot'
CASH ADVANCES Made on Cotton and other
Pri dure cons aned to a lor sale storage
or shipment t'i the uiurketa.
JM E C II A N I C S .
'. T. RIILLBTT
Carnentrr and Builder
('twjre!t Arenitr Austin.
IS PBEPARKD to do all work in his line on
short notice in asatisfnetoay manner and on
Nov. '!7t)i 'if?::nlG-ly.
MESSRS. GLASSCOCK and MILLICAN
would inform the public that they are erect-
in it a Steam Saw and Grist Mill in this city and
will purchase all kiuda of Logs or saw timber for
one half. We solicit public patronage feeling
satisfied thai we will give entire satisfaction.
BSa Grain and Corn Ground at the
(i. XV. GLASSCOCK.
O. 11. MILLICAN.
June 12 '58 43-tf
Saildler. Ilurno.. ilnUer. Itiiiilrer cVo.
Bftea on Loitgrcss Arrnue in Milltr
C'o.'s building one dour doors the Lie-
vl HERE be keeps constaillj on hand a good
W supply of Saddles Carriage Buggy and
WogOQ liaruess and Bridles ot every desitiptlou
and quality to which In.- asks the attention ol
the punlic All ot which can be had . the must
Juno 7 ill IKiti u42--ly
npm. BubKrUw havlQ recently htreome Ihcpc; letai
1 of il LMON IIDt'-Klu Locklmri ould rotpeotfuJly
announee to ail hie old Wanda and the public ti BoaeraT
th.it he intends to keep ihe baal Uotel iii VFaetn i Ti tue
.li.-i solutta iii.it patronage vhtch aueh a Uooaa (tewrvvii
i.oekiiart jansiat laBw vitnu.
itoor mioi: am. i.i:a ma a stuiii..
KvLKU in boots eliot-d ttti 1 i
lir.-jm eouatautlj on html an aetio lr l i
Ii- It'nlhei cull Ui f !i:;:i.- nhtt . . i.l '.
liici.- aud bboea made- to ordei on tbe b I I
notice of the finest ma to rial and belt worl
st'ic BepainuR neativ ust'cuted 6hopon( ou-
Uresi Avenue vuUix-QuSlJ'ly
f;VIOllS i TIHMI. V
r ii'.lii'vll llurleson cuuiitv IYxn. hiivh a rte-ittl
M ' u his I.IM..1- urn ut Hound Hock tlcei this nietli .1
-' i broslng hs.-orr pondentea id frlande that bteplese
1 ' s It v-ii tafttar this vtll ui: al Culduruli Iturlt-s n co'.ity
I ilofa plaoe 'te will resume his foriuur n n ii'iwii .a sur
rjy r .udlle leral Laod abiA.
i.' crj m ;i i n .uiiii.'iiiii.iiii tlmr clttr' p An
- . rw uc iuoj j(.i .r ioi mecia.e uiiHitv.
WILLI .M CHRYSLER
I.Ul UCU f'l'Yil it
VsVoteaalo an 4 He tail HuaufaoiuietT v
- 't'j I'tnler i is all Uiintu oi r iiEjimt
(' II A I It S MA T T It A S S L S A C.
t-W" Qoodl parked for ablpplna at the shortest
nones iniv7 r7 ii'i.ie..
'pSXIR I.au.l Crllflratisof all ilr.es from 1121 ursa lot
I UafW that will puenl toa.lBi.ee; lor Inch the
l.l.'hctt cash prices sill be pal I.
MeCABI'Y A IIHOWN
rloaston Tt-i. .'t ii !i. Oalve.lon New. nn.l a.n i.inni..
"'. . "' I IV ii in please c py 8 luunthl and semi bill le Hi nUJo.
.la 01 I e...kVSO vllli.no.tf
iz& ts1" e a: i m a
HOV .1. H ;SP E1V OF WO..
KANSAS AFFAIRS &c
Delivered in the U. & Senate mi tht
'.'."n! February I860.
Continual from vnr hit
Mr. DoVOtiAS H id wliut covers tliai
Mr. Grubs Mr. Douitlss sold :
"Suppose I repent tlmt Cunprcss should
pass :t l.nv prescribing a criminal Oodo and
punishing polvgamj smoDg oilier ofTeoees
wliut eObol would it have wliut. good Would
it do? Would you call on twenty-three
grand jurjnaeo. with twonty-thrco wiven
each to liml a bill of indictment against
a poor tnleorabl- wrotoh for lia'in; two
wives? Cheors and Inughtor. Wnuld
you rely upon twelve petit jurors Willi
twelve wives each to convict tliu same
loathsome wretch for having two wive-:'
t'ontiiiiitil applause Would you ex-
pect a giand jury composed ol twenty-
three ' Danttes' to liml a hill of indictment
ngntnst a brother 'Danito' for having mur-
dered a (ieiitilc as they call all American
eitizons under their direction . Much less
Would you expect a jury 0 imp nl of twelve
"destroying angels" to find another 'do
htroing angel' guilty of the orirno of
murder and onuso him to be hanged for
00 other nfi'eiio than that of taking the
life of a Gentilo? No. If there is any
truth in the reports we receive from Utah
Congross uiBj pass what laws it ohouses
but oU can never ri ly upon the local tri-
bunal anil juries to punish orimos oom
uiitted by Mormons in that Territory
Some othi r and tnoic ITeolunl remedy must
bo devised and applied. In tuy opinion
the Ural .- i j. should b; ti" ubsolute and
unconditional repeal ol tho organic act
blotting the tcrriiorial govcrnuicnl out ol
Ir. U. I UL.ia I"
Mi 'in. i -. V i ; i isely and 1 v ill
- o-.v jou wii pn cisi i " lifter a i i
' up ..i the gi iu il tli i :..; are . lien
ilea uud uut-iaw - i : ; .
. . und di ;. ; : ii mil lily of the
l nit il Stutes Iniiiiei.si . . ...-
i -.- I'erriiorial i at onci
abolisl i ! ihe c uu i mid verl to iia
primiti a ci ndii i i prioi to ih .
I B50 ' under ti i.- - le
iliciiun ot tho Unite i ti : ' ui I ah
bo plaood under tlm operation of the act
01 0 ogre i the 80th of April 17IH)
and the various) acta supplemental thereto
and anil n l.i'ui v liieic i 'ut i liun
punishme t ol 01 ii b . iii 91 t 10 I u ted
Stilted within any fort irsenal dock-yard
magazine or amy otbbr place or ms-
riticr 01 COUNTRY IfNJJER rilK SOLE AND
EXCLUSIVE jurisdiction of fin United
State.' All offuuaos ngainsl the provisioua
of these acts are required by law in he
tried and punished by the United Si t -Courts
in the States or Territories whero
tho offenders shall be first apfreiiendeij
OR DR0U0HT I uu TR l "
Quo word there. Here thoso outlaws
these alien onemies are to have their char
t"r taken away beoauso they do not con
form to what we believe to be rioht. Wo
choose to call them onemies 1 1 say they
are outlaws; ami wo choose to bbj thoy do
wr.ni ; hut negro Btealers and under
ground railro.nl operators ore to bo pattod
ou tho back and to be told well done
thou good and faithful servant; wo have
uo power to stop you and you may run al
pleasure liut that is not all ; for in the
same speech the Senator says :
" Hence tho necessity of repealing the
organic not withdrawing the pledge of ad
mission and placing it under tbe solo and
exclusive jurisdiction of the L'nited State-:"
For what purpose '!
" in o'der that persons and pa riiitrv
may be protected and justice tidminia red
mid crimes punitlud under tht laws pre-
scribed by Congress in such casts.11
Thus spoke Mr. Douglas at Springfield ;
aod now tee how iliilore it'y he speaks.
In ihe case ot Utah he wanted persons
and property protected. To uo that he
wanted Congress to intervene and protect
property. Be wanted something affirma-
tively done lie wanted justice to be ad-
ministered ; and ho waiitid the organic act
wip'-d out of existence so that Congress
might intervene. AW in the mi Bt pal
pable case iu which slave property may be
destroyed in Kansas or Nebraska he . ly-
we have no right to interfere. Sir I can-
not eco tho consistency of a position like
this If the Supremo Court was right in
d.'dariug slaves to be property and if we
stand by the deoision of that Court not
merely ooquioioo but su lain aod support
it then slaves are property ; and il 111 t'
ease of I tab the causes were .u!;i ii 1.1 to
justify Congress to intervene ami repeal
the organ lo act and undertake the admin-
istration of tiff.iiis there why not do so in
other rases tor the protection ot n'n -property
? I know that mmy grave offenses
hive been laid nt the door of the people
Ul ih ; but I uuderiuka to s ih-l no
drug og dust 'In oi 1- of a oharaoti r doi per
in 11.- link hue 1 ban ihm ol rho luroeuj ol
a rdavo. lieu I a-ked the Senator if the
Territorial Legislature should pass -1 gen
oral law punishing larceny buMxopiug
a slave would il be coustiiutiouul? he so
answered it that although it was perfeotly
p i a '" biius If it - u n 1 1 gible to
me a .1 ovi ryb d) else '...ii..l u be u
eoiistitutiounl law to iay that Jarooiy ol
1:; property ol tho value al five .dollars 01
up id 1 .hull be pu ishc I ipu invic
Hon bj i ' pi 1- itiiui ul in 1 p titi-nti.il
nol exceeding Ii n yi ars 1 . pting 11 I.
ci .j ol a aluvi .' W 11 .1 11 bo oonsti
tutiunal Iibd ul ill .1 1 i e ! a--. 11
thai they have Uu IU re r uV9f OAri
I i..h ny ihan il 1 have slaves?
lint he a-l.s do WO 11 11 ' a I ive DO ! ''.
Sir we have no slave ci di and it is a mis
application of ! rin.- und a confusion ol
idea- to lissort It.
We hate ju-t as IllUoh :i bog code and
a piir 01 do and a calf Bi 'le. as a .a.i oode
in the States It a 11; in steals propert)
of 11 ci-iiaiu value it h grand larceny ; ll
it is nit of lh it value il is j.elit lorcCII)
ex apt il he a pig or ui her live stuck Slid
tin 11 it is grand larceny without regard to
value. If it is u call or pig h is grand
areeny anyhow : and ll at is us mtlfil a pig
ode it a calf Code as to call t 0 1 il.cra
-I ive oodo It is idle to talk up 11 Lite mb-
ocl BlaVod wini no proteotl n ovor or
beyond other property) but tho protection
if the law for property withoul distinction
is all thai coiiiil he demandod or expected
Why sir nearly nino tenths of all lite Ins
in till tho Stales that havo sinve laws il
ion call tie in BUoll ale laws to protOCl ill"
-lave against tho master or laws to n tr in
i-e master There are n uic i.i nr thn
provisions in soi i tho Stall JHstifyinu
tbo Executive in giving a Siiiall n ward lo.
He lecapture of the fugitive slave Thai
1- a honofil to the slave-l nidi rj there is uo
doubl ab' ut thai ; and to that extool u'
affords an ad. Iii onal scouritj ; but gen.
erally you find the provision ol the law
restraining the master. If he commit a
murder upon one of his slaves il Isjusl
as much murder as if he were a while man
if he maltreats u slave ho is punishou
himself There i- loft that ordinary ana
necessary ditoretton of police such as the
father has ovor the son or the mother has
over the daughter iii oxoroising it for thrj
benefit of both to restrain (hum in ilnir
sci iscs iii e mtrol thorn iu the ;r improp i
action and (otidntt them with order uud
propriety resulting in tho mutual benefit
of father and son mothor and daughter
master and slave and as much for the bene
lit of 000 as tho other: but to c.nl hit
a slave code and give tl 1 an odi U8 di-
ttuotion before the public is not i.ii nor
ju t In ll . owners ut -laves in the slavc-
holdiug Stati -.
Hui tho Sonutor Bays if they want I
slavery they will protect it. Tin; brings
lie bad; ti tho other point If the ma
j.intv do not want it and the Constitution
- ii is pr perty and there is no powi r
oonforred upon them to prohibit it who
right have they majority to take a toy I
the propi rty in a bIovo from a single i ;i.
vidual '. If tbey have no ri.;ht to ink 1 1
away what I II L- have tho; I 1 supcriud I
a Bpeoii of Ii gisla ion whii h will ren r
ii Ii ss valuable .' Is not that 1 pari ul th
great American principle ul justice? and
if we see a Territory persistent iu tho pr
oution of a e.mr I p ilioy like tli it
ii " have tbe p w r as the Sen 1 r 1
Spiingtiold said to tepeal 1 1 0 ch .r;cr aud I
if we see the u per.-i-: in i-ueh aa u
0 urae ought not C ngn - to il
1 of I
Yei the v enatoi will nut !
i!. 1 beltovo he 1 expression in
hot hu to with a iow to other tb'ng
ho . 1- 11 .i we wile .' ling tu c ill ou I
- (0 p.l-s i :n 1 f tl e protl Otil :
in the l'- rril iries and it was n -uf
pi ti against upp ud co ; '
a u un ti.e art 01 lUtni 1 . tl Itoi
Ii No -ii' we expert no such thing
but i outer a. '1 proti - 1 . dust lis prosem
d tri ; and in 1 a 01 1. " it I oxpei t
whon the nine comes should it ever un-
i'oriu.iat. ly 0 lie r 1 cxerc - e it to have lie
In trtj co-uperation of that Senator' that
il tl grunt injustice or mai if wi ng
destructive ol private rights should oeour
in Kansas or other Territories revi king "
the common ensc ol justieo and right a-
polygamy in Utah was to the Benso ol pru
priety aod morality of tho Senator 1
peot I" havo that Sonator cooperate with
un: in proposing t repeal the charter ill
the Territory and for the ei actm nt f
-nidi luws as w 11 protect privat rigms
whether of persons or property
Why sir it may be for ought 1 know
thai il is on I j .. majority in Utah that arc
given up to these viuleni passions 1; nun
be that the miuority are iranipl.d dnvu
Bu it is sai 1 1 he Territories m iy d 1 this
thing without positive notion and men I.
by nun notion Sir that is ju-t what hi-
ll en done in Utah. It is Don notion there
with regard tu polygamy. I have re d the
ohargo of Judge Sinclair and had a long
interview with Judge Kckels from whioh
it appears that there is no huv upon the
subject of polygamy and tht the whole'
. ... as grown up for want uf 1 gislation ;
yet that want of legislation- produced buoIi
lis in liun as in ju-twy toe Senator In
proposing 10 repeal the charter and to take
it In the baud- of th. Ted -ral Govern moot
hec.ui-i" the rights of the poi pie were vio-
lated. New if non-action iu Utah can
produce such a sore evil may 11 11 actiin on
the subject of slavery in other places pro-
duce eijual evil ? I hope it may 11 .1 ; and
hence 1 never expect to pr .pose any legis-
lation upon tho part of Congress merely
on account of non action iu a Territory
unless a ease of extreme uocessity should
arise. I am now discussing tins abstract
question of power aud right of Congress
to interpose and not proposing any present
'Xtr.-ise of it. Indeed 1 hope it may
never he noocssarv
X. ws lias he 11 rei eived 1 1 day .. ..1
Kansas ihat the Territorial Leuislature
winch adjourned on tho lih passed a law
deelaring thai from and uftor tho pnssago
oi tiiiia.'t. slavery shall cease to oxiat 10
Kansas Who did that '! The Lngisla
ture iu a Territory ol the United States?
What says the Federal Constitution '. Tin-
Supreme Court says thai under tho Cqu
-Miu'iou shveiy may exist and shall exist
as 1 11.: aa n i-11 Tei : iturj ; thai evi rj man
who chi - - to go there cm go and tako
his -lave wiih him Here i. n direct con-
fiioi Ii . en tho Territory and tha decisiou
uf our rights. Bui the Senator may mv
ii.i- being uueoiis''4iitioii il will bo de-
clared null and void. How much prop
arty ma) be di itre'yed in tbe mean time
una how much property may be run off by
such men a- Montgo uerj and Brown when
ii; eao deolare they are unt Bubji 11 1
punishment and n-r. violating li-.v but
arryiug om ti.e pro Isioo of the law of
iheiroWn Territorial Ligisiaturei The
un a-k. have WO not a right to legislate
a our domestic institutiooa in our own
way? Most unquestionably they may so
lar 1- 1- oonsUtent with tho Constitution
and the rights of other persons
--ir if the euoiiiiilic- iu Utah would
justify intervention there may be oases
iil'ieiing property on) m Kansas and other
p v.- thai would justify Congress Iu inter-
rentiua). I do not -a) what Kind of inwr-
VOIltiOD ll ilia- bs tho he-l policy to fol-
low ihe plan indicated by the Senator in
i- Springfield speech; for he says li.-i
epeal ihe charter and tbeu take your own
loUHIO. Thai may b- b si ; but 1 do -ay
' that that Torritury belongs to this whole
in ' ; ii I s on c e nent n Nuvoraiguty
.' the lir-i olSmeut of absolute sover
slantj ; ii i. n people organised having
only such p wors as we eoineir d upon it
Ij dug 1 nbji at to us. and subordinate to the
Pi di til Constitution the moment wo deem
' 1 1 poi" we cm withdraw the charter by
which it has been oiganized and n-suiiie
ihe jurisdiction to ourselves whero the
principles of the Federal Constitution have
Again tho Senator says that all legisla
nve p.wer has been conferred upon the
people ol thai Territory except certain
-pceiiieatpna of rosofvnfton that no prop-'
arty of the United States shall bo taxed
ind the property of nonJtestdeots snail rfut
ba taxed higher than that of rotldonts.
terywelljlot us examlno that matters
little while. Unfriendly logtslation it" is
lid will prohibit slavery. How will un
friendly legislation do it? By 'taxation?
The power to tax i. tho power to ijliposo
equal burdens and for contributions for
the support of tho (iovcruiuoiat. . The
power of taxation is not ihe pnver of pro-
hibition; it is not the power ol destruction;
it is not the potter to divert any chimin I
of business) but the power of taxation it
merely a simple Btnglo power0 to impose
horde. is for the support of tho Government.
iiut let us examine the other specifications
!' reservation No taxes shall he impose 1
up in non residents higher than upon a res-
lenl S ippi . a roaidi nt in that Terri-
tory owns horses and they aro taxi 1 at
oue-lilrli of one per cent. which would be
twenty e.-uts on the hundred itollarS. Thcv
Wish to keep slaves out of the Territory.
1 am a non roaidont. I tend my negroes
in there and hire them. They tax them
one per cent. one dollar on the hundred.
flow? By unfriendly legislation and by
taxation; hut the Kansas-Nebraska act
-at - the prop irty of non residents it does
not distinguish between kinds of property
hall not bo taxed higher than the prop-
erty of residents My property as a non-r.-.-i
lent ha;. pin ti lie slave property.
.; property a-a resident happens to
be land or stock of sime description. N iw
if such he the esse will not t'le Kansas
Nebraska not restrain tbeni from taxing
the one higher than the other? Yet it is
sal unfri udly legislation. in taxatioa could
Keep it . ut. Sir u believe that the power
of ' .. ti a could be perverted to the de-
Strucli iu of a man's rights) to drive him
from tho enjoyment of a c institutional
privilege would be to suppose a case that
1 sh 111! i imagine i.i my simplicity would
met tlie condemnation of every man. Is
it a constitutional right to employ a slave
in Kan as? I- is n i-oii-iiiim.iri-il eiirdt i 1
i . ivo property in a Territory? Yes.
If then it be a constitutional light and
a. p wo 1- conferred upon the Territory
except that which is constitutional ; then
they hue 110 right to di-criuiiuiile for the
purpose of destroying any constitutional
tight bj unfriendly legislation
1 will restate tho proposition so as to be
. ; icit It i- 11 constitutional right to
havo slaves in the rorritory. The 'eiriti
rial power is only iu conformity to theoon
SI ' 1 ion j : her. I ire. if the Territory un
dertakes to do anything prejudicial to the
enjoy ui. nt of these rights i' would be null
and void 1 1 may he said tho e nut will so
declare it; but that is um a sulfioieu uu
1' ; dy nitty b loudi uuat. .
fin.' legislative ao uxucutivo power in
many ea - ought to bo OXert.-d fur the
protection uf persons and ol tir p rty it
there . i ' 1 in-nies abroad au 1 e.ieniies
Generally Breaking within mir own
limits we cm eulorce the law. We have
luuud in some lew instances however that
it has 0 co inco--aiy to resort to physical
power. A resorl to physioal power ia
other cases may h eomo requisite iu tbo
progress ol event-; but Whother tills doc-
occur or not ii is certain the legislative
authority h within tho oontrcl of Congress
ami i- 1 1 ways oompeteut to tho ta-k. lh
mere foci of the rganization rf a Teiri
liny curved out of tho general domaiu ot
the Union docs no! make it irrepealablo-1-
ii nut subject to repeal? 1- it 110 1 mgor
subjeol to tho jui sdiotion of Congress.'
ILi- it become nliouated so that we cannot
reach it!' That is answered by the Spring-
Held speech aud auswered by the common
judgment of every Sountor in my hearing.
We knoiv we have only transferred author-
ity for the time being to let them exercise
it iu their own .way because as a local body
we presumed they would know more of the
wants and necessities of the Territory than
a foreign holy at a great distance. This
was done as a mere matter of choice not
as a niitter of 0 impulsory right and neoes
sity but as a matter of propriety We
hive eh --en to tran-fer the privilege of
legislative power for the time being inth 1
1'ei. itory ovi r luoh lo inches as we thought
proper and to my mind without depart
ins from prinoiple and without a violation
uf tho charter we have the light to repeal
the organic act und assume our original
jurisdiction; and in any instu' ce where we
soi a persistent effort to break down the
rights of any portion of the people of tho
United States it. is tho duty of Congress
thus lo act What is Congress fur I' To
make Presidents? To form political som-
biuatioos? To build up individuals ? To
attract the attention of 1: World ' No.
It i- in admiuister the Constitution of the
l'nited Slate- for the protection of a the
hi 'h and ihe I w the rich aud the noor.
vi'.hout rofcreuee to condition. A mao
with his one slave ia a- mueb entitled to
protection as is a mao with his five bun
Led A in ui with his one horse yes
i:.. i widow with he- small mite is entitled
to protection. In tbe States whore sover-
eignty exi-.s this protection is afforded by
them. In the Territories where the only
sovereignty Is vested in the Federal Gov
eminent Congress musl afford it if the
Territory docs not. For our own oonvo-
11 1 e we for the time being transfer our
legislative priviloges to a Territory) but if
We d ' it we mit-t keep a vigilant eye over
tin m and the moment they fail lo affiid
due measure of justice and protection w
.ui 'lit to intervene ami do it ourselves
Tiio time has not yet cotuo for it ; but
1 am only throwing out llir-e suggestion
in nli. nice because I do not wish lhcqucs
lion forestalled I dsflre our brethren of
i in- North distinctly 10 undcr-tnid thai we
......... ;.. ...! ... 1. .. :....! :... :.. .
lie i 1 iui. . 1 10 1. -n 11 .1 -111. .- o 1111 10 le-
gard to this matter unless driven to it.
MAY II. iX-iQ.
In regard. i carrying out the Constitution
men differ iu their construction. With
tin! policy of the (1 .vcrnment they differ
that difference of opinion euusis tin .- en
l( ruining the same views naturally to in-
Boojato together. Those who ooloefde form
themselves Into what is called n i'
they are formed Into a party from neee
-itv Inter--! on I i... ..t. C...... .
-J- .-....w ... t.vv...-.- I'Oltl ..1111-
just as (Governments ale formod and foi
llm . 1 . .
.a o.uiu puiji'-u nun 10 tne sa extent
he -an e they are Useful and powerful when
conducted upon principles of truth and of
justice. And iu thus forming parties
from a coincidence of priuoiples for tin
purpose of u ceo pliahitig tho greui ends
of tho Constitution never Iii 11 l. sup
posed that a party Is to beoou h orvionl
to personal ends if it 1 . - n etasi - tu
accompUsli the object for which il w.i-
brou 'lit into existence. It i a unrm i.r
ends; ends for Ihe people; ends for COUStl
tuCioual government; ends f.i the protea
tion of private and porsonal rights J hose
are life groat purposes oontamplated when
all panics aro formed. Faotioti may exist
and cabals may exist having in view tbe
see implishment of personal ends only ;
bol parties in tho broad national sense
only exist with reference to the accompli h-
inont of national ends.
Now sir in theso parties it lias been
my purp ise heretofore 1 trii-t it ever will
be hereafter never to throw In u fire-
hranet to scatter alienate rlivirtn s.s .n.
' -1 "-1 "". '-"
able tho common enemy of us all lo con-
quer. It has ever been my purpose to
smother little impracticable differences of
opinion if the great ends can be ihe bitter
accomplished. If a mere abstraction
thouirh it tnav. in the future nv. rrnus c
c " . . r'"n'"" "
events bceomo a vital living issue is pre
sented i will if necessary declare my
views upon it ju-t :..s 1 do "this. There is
nothing now before us for legislation and
nothing practical in the present question.
It is tho merest figment of u disordered
brain vet we are forced to -ton nnrl di.nm.
it. it was thru-t upon u- by a common
enemy. Will we permit it to injure our
selves.'' Will WO lierinir a eomiinm nn.mv
to make u-e ed this figmeot to the destruc-
tion id the .:. a! t.101.... . . .f il.n tin....
cratio party '.' I oauuot aMist in ir i will
s.icrifii rill nfrrarm.il iVLiicirlflrutini-ic r. !
uv. . u. s. 1 j'V.-Ull v. VOllJIU.lllllUin IUI llltJ
goad of that party of which I a:u au hum-
010 nieiiiucr ; aim uutu we. com-: lo Won;
1 : .:.: ...-ni .- ....
iy uiaioiues ive um no aisapnointeu in
our expectation-. Yea within the limits
of the niiiicinlc- and u-acis uf the r.arlv
1 will sacrifice to the will of u majority in
nil oases ; and why ? As necessity and
li.liri.l 1. .. . 1 .- I.u.nlh.1 i.i ..n. ....I....... a..
ivoi .0 on i.ii iiiti 1 . 1--. fl.l.n i.. . ll-
a body just .i governments are formed to
accomplish that and to cany it out bo wo
most yield to the domoorstio priuciple ol
majorities or never aeootup'i h anyhing.
I could diff-r with every one t n tho 11 ior
ol tho Senate ; and I have no doubt on
s-iiiio point or other. 1 do thus d If. r
Evory otbor Senat ir present differs from
others on some m it'er or other : let in ihe
ureal and leading purpose. as declared In
the Cinoinnati platform we do agree; at
least I think s i ; and hence w should noi
exhaust our strength and destroy our power
on theoretical problems.
Shall we tin a. permit an enemy to throw
in by injeotion into tha bill now under
consideration a sublei I matter so delicate
iffeoting the S mth where wo are naturally
leusitive? The North ought to have a
little n p ct and a little consideration I'm
he sensitive fouling ol tbe South on this
-ubjeot Tho South ought also to roniem
berthnt tho Noith yes the Nor'.h have
n peculiar oloinont to deal with there whii h
is fauned and fed by fanaticism and bopi
uf pocuniary reward Let the two ox
tremes each rcmombor and practice for
bearanco trust and confidence Iht
sensitive feeling whioh imagiucs we have
been iii-ultcd aud wroneod heretofore is
apt to prompt southern gentlemen to go
nun an exueiue ami -j: .- utl iranoo i i i
harsh expression which being rcpoated
and lolled over and over again in i In- North
magnifies itself until ii becomes a hug
in iiiiitain. to frighten won en and ehil In u
So rith Northern fanati-s. They I 10 suy
down with the slaveholder; let the Union
perish; the Constitution or Biblo solar
a- connected with slavery art! but cove
nauis with hell. Such expressions as these
are made use of by the North; and you
find sensitive southern gentlemen firing up
aud saying let us draw the knife und cut
the bands of the Union and separate at
once and forever. No my friends no
1 say no to the North and 'o the Soutii.
Lei this ebullition of fooling boil over and
exhaust or purify itself. There arc pi in
oiples of truth and justice yet embo lie I in
tho groat heart of the Demooratio party
that will crush out these profitless differ-
ences eonoontrate its power; and tbe Union
through that pa ty will be secure uud our
rights will be protected.
Mr. I'ro-i-h III. I -hill not r.1-1-... nr-on
1 " " ---"ir- U1MO
this subject at this lute hour of the session
t i -i ii-.... . .
i nave inn -um one nan mat 1 ought
say ; but I yield the floor.
in from a friend
now plaoing ou
The Bridge. Wo let
that Dr. Ashbel Smith is
tue hank ul the luvou from ii.i to . -.lies
a day for the bridge. These are cut and
made ready for driving by the workmen
of Mr. Carvin as fast as delivered. lr
Smith ha- engsgod suob additional force
that he will prep ire and havo on the bank
not less than a hundred pi las daily to date
from this week Gal X. ws
to -in tha I'.il.i.bnrc New.)
m in a ii uk.
tl li iprtai Um - a-. I tha flowers
l i i J ir i in tha vnle. ;
Ii n mrli j: lima nn.l th. bowers
Wlil-p. r io Ih. oil rn If. Irs
Ai.1 I! - . ft m liilere-t hnu .
Klo I B.ttO will ulMeil sal:.
D .-. ih. inasir r i reason
I! - -- I - benllly of (In- year
Mess ih. florsl-glrini miien
An.l her -wl an j! her.: ;
At. nam will tllvatn ii. e rtaaon
Why we Jlioipl tanks Ihe dear!
(i V ims iprlna time win n the feellliit
01 SallffS altleasi
tin." Mi spline Um. (.r -..-. ilinp
HO.' fOIOOrSB Hl.1 I. arilessiiess
Ihe when . .rrows are rev-allnK
I'li-ch wiih winter's pale Ulstre.s.
Hi he nci-ein nf a rleer
li ill .a rlolela are male:
Wool. I in) iiu n death could ev.r
Le ir.h iheir modeil -h.j. ;
Raihlsi ii .re p. w
Ii. ) .ir li.my iii:i inrsde
TO A DRCVKRet III sill Ml.
My hi.-lisnil. 'is i. f r tl.. L.fi
My own my lnp.y home!
vv "! U"' '"v ?"' '"""-".
w.ih il.-.- in j to roars
And wh-re .ra . i n i vflW
Thei.uth the love lbs tru.t
inatino my heart f all testtered no.
Ami trampled In the dint.
1 love.i thee ii 0 .j(
And .hen I iti od beil le
Tl v noble i mi I j y.i uk
I w thy chosen bride.
Tlii-v loll ma ere w.i- till own
II.. w .:. I my lot wool I be
I thought not of the future' then
I "iiiy thought r thee.
1 left mv home my happy home
.. iii.. iri-.i ininp
Sorgl-llng Ihat ny b.pplnus
a .ha..winK ciou.i might bring.
The runny ilda .f life i k.MC
lis sf.a.li.ir only mini
Anil thorni r.. springing In my heart
n nere olotaoma usui io twine
I .In not blame the. for thy lot
I only pray rnr thee
Th it thou ma) -i from u e lempler'i power.
i o. jotui thought : be he.-:
Th it in u mey'il iMi I above my grave
Wiih penitence sincere
An.l t..r the broke hearted one
Lei fall a saber tear
A Beautiful Extract. -We take the
-ollowing from u late New York paper :
One week not long ago was uuisaally
gay uud happy . There were five murder-
three outrages on women eight suicides
forty-two burglaries one hundred and twenty-one
highway and other robocries and
five hundred coses of assault aud battery-:
Really we are as gay and virtuous as a Ro-
man carnival with Ctusar Borgio and his
sister Lucretia fir its prosidins deities !
And we are in full bla.-t of sanguinary fun
and all the j mnd sports of pandemonium
gay as its fires und happy as its demons ;
for since the sitting of the last flrand Ju-
ly there are already eleven cases of murder
known and to be trie and how many un-
known murders and th.-ir kindred crimes
done in the daiiy de-livery of brutal rowdy-
ism to which i ur city seems now helplessly
-ur endered God know-'.
Uormble Execution in China. The
B .inn ILra! i I as a leti r from a corrc.-.
poudeut nu the United State-steam frigate
Mississippi dated Wharnpoa January 25th
'I whioh mvtngan account of a half day's
vi-it to Canton the writer says: A few
lays igo a Chinese woman was tried and
vioted for the murder of her husband
sh.. was:;;.. i tho piaoti ofexeeution oi
I- on. I not far fi tho Temple of Horrors
Hon -even executioners wish the weapons
.1 tin ir Dice in hand stood awaiting th
airival ol tl cir victim She was Btripped
ul ill hoi e! tliiuir. uud then tho exocutiou
era b''va n their w rk Her two breasts wi
'alien ff tie. tho i Iii ih part of her hips
ml I 111 the il shy part of the calves of
her legs ca irl being out off by a tcpa.
rta i uiioiier. The pin-were thrown
m front of tho wretohed woman that she
might h ..k at them and then the seventh
oxo o'i r - rved hor hi ad with one blow.
The Chineso Criminal oode is probably the
ui -i sew: in tha w rid and it is more
severe with females than males
4 ickson Stcvensou w is convicted at the
present term of the Court for horse steal-
ing and a service ol -even years assigned
nun iu lie penitentiary The case j
before the Supreme Court upon apnea
Ventral Texan. -I
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Aiitspt'. .MISTS wiM he Inserted nl One lin"-r risf
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The Dom icratio Convention in tho First
Congressional Distriel of Alabama met in
Mobile ou the L'.'ith and nominated tin
Hon -las. A. Stallworth for re-election to
). A modern Juliet o-aimiug to be
member of the Society ol Friends sends t"1
a ladies' magazine a copy of Verses which
commences thus :
"Dearest eomo kiss me; my lips arc yet
And my bosom .-till tsiuts from tho clasp of
thine arm ;
The blood dances wildly through vaeh
throbbing vein ;
But I droop oh ! 1 droop for thy kisses
To which tho truant Romeo is said to
have replied if follows :
"dee roo -aletn ! dearest darf like n fih ;
My lips -hall with kis-c- respoi ' to thy wi-b:
I'll check not the blood tlir ibbn ig wild iu
B ut I'll stop thee frtui drooping withj
A Western editor say- that "a child was
run over by a Wagon three years old und
eross-oyod with pantalets on which uevei
Overflow. The city was overflowed
last evening at various poiuts. The sudden
ri-e ol yesterday destroyed several weak
points iu the lot r batturo in front oi
the city through which ihe water gushod
iuito threateningly and flooded tho street
and sidewalk and concerted vacant lut-
iut i p mils and lakes. The principal ol
thoso Weak points were in front nf ihe ol
.nail. t ami 1 ick-on Square iu the Second
Ih-uiet. Bt the foot of Orange street in the
First District and near the foot of Joao-
nhiuf street in the Fourth Iii-irict.
Thr iul'Ii these inlets Ihe waters ran all list
nielil though it was quite easy to have
-t pped them by the manifestation of the
niu-t ordinary oare and energy.
There were no crevasses which are se-
rious affairs only ouilots through which
the surplus water flowed with no great
impetus No serious damage was done
though the people in the viciuity of the
break were compelled to wade to and from
their houses and were subjected to various
other ioooovonleneesj with the usual g 1
nature und fortitude of our people how-
ever the matter was treated us a joke uud
frolic like u big fall of snow at the North
I). tily Uclhi. April og
We have said something about ll.e en-
largement of the Southerner before and
requested our friends and patrons to conic
up and sfitle for tin ii -uh iriptions. Now
if you will just forward thai little amount
to us it will lo lp u by a larger press --
X09 d i send lint "Jittio amount" you
owo to the proprietors of the Southernor
and dont forgel to you who are indebted to
us to send us the large aj well ai tho " lit-
tle amount "
!'' .I.V.'.'i'''' !"' rn"-K...l ertih ths time for which
.rVh.. " '"' '''i ""lbtcontlnnod untllrbrhM
in 'i.ircl i.. a .ui. '
MStas Adverua.r.aiidAgentarnsj'rtralt money
01 our rf.;Vil elpe- .(. AT. . 'c
nl Iraeaed to the l:i -.-
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Tha i inn r ..i.. .
From n couiiiiunicittnn just received
from the upper Guadalupo dated April
7 1 li wc select the following interesting
items for our readers :
I.Ml'ROVK.MKNTs Two mills are now in
course of erection on tbe north side of
the river just below the villagoof Browns-
borough. One will contain a circular the
other a sash saw the latter under the con
main of Col. 'Auk His adjurations for
a rise in tho Sabinas waters having ptovod
unavailing ho looks to the river with a
Dwelling II iue Burnt The maoy
friends of T. M. Sennett were pained to
lenrn last week of the destruction of bis
new framed building on the Guadalupe
in Kerr county. His household and kitchen
furniture were all destroyed. Tho firo
originated by accident on the lot of Davis
li-nd and no help being at band a total
loss ensued. The building was unoccupied
at the time.
Fictitious Report. The icport that
Big foot Waco was about to establish a
raoehe on the south fork of the (juada-
loupe proves to be fictitious. His solicitor
in chaii -cry now roaming in the mountain
fastnesses declares that It. F. Waco Esq.
merely established a herding place on the
South Fork for the present season ; that
being a retired position well adapted for
the reception ot mulct and horses from
Handera and adjoining counties.
'I'lie Siife ul it VI itrdt-ror.
On Saturday last William Brown was
sentenced by his Honor P. W. Gray to
solitary confinement in the State I'ri.-on
for life for the murder of Robt. Mclntyro.
The occasion was a solemn and iuipressivo
one. The large court room was densely
thronged and while the learned Judge
was Bumming up the evidence upon which
thowretohod prisoner had been convicted
and pronouncing the dread sentence of tho
law which confined a mere youth in the
first Hush of manhood to a felon's cell for
the remainder of his days the stillness nnd
subdued breathing of the audience gave
evidence of their deep interes. in the scene.
The prisoner meanwhile seemed as calm
and unruffled as a summer's lake his coun-
tenance betrayed no emotion and to all
ai pearanoos he was an indifferent spectator.
lie is certainly a man entirely destitute
)f all feelintf or ho possesses a power of
eoutroling his emotions which can be
claimed by tint f.-tc Ornlrnl Trrnn
"Wr.ATiii.it CHOPS &i The frost of
Saturday night the L'iJd ult did aerious
damage to the growing crops iu this vie-inly
s me of which we understand were
'entirely destroyed and replanting rendered
necessary tttlieis were partially i ju od
and some not at all. There i- Boii.eihiig
inexplicable in ihe operations nl -I k
Frost. In corn fields we have .b-.. el
that patches of considerable extent are
blighted to the ground whilst otlu rs ul
equal extent have not been affected; and
in some instances of two stalks standing
Bide by side one is killed whilal the utl or
is alive and healthy. We learn rum trav
elors that th" des motion iu And. r-..n
omnty which is North of us i- less ihuti
"t is here and that io Walker which is
South ol ii- it isgreator Wcnud through
out the spring and until the commeoos
nieu! of the present week a BUI cession of
Northers which though not of sufficient
-(.'Verity to destroy vegetation until the
!a-t yet rendered the weather oxeoedingly
uncomfortable und very much retarded
ihe growth of the crops. It is reported
that the damage is much greater on tho
BraZOS than here.
On Thursday morning it commenced
raining and continued nearly all day.
I his rain will no doubt do great good "to
tho frost bitten crops and may put the
river iu "boating order. Crockett Argus.
Democratic Victorias in iiu- IVcsl
As the telegraph records nothing but
opposition victories we have to wait for
our exchanges to learn the democratic tri-
umphs of which there are not a few on-
ourring all over the country Wc annex
a few from the West which aro quite
Tin democrats of Froeport Illinois
have elected their Mayor and city officers
by a majority ot about one hundred.
In Tiffin Ohio the democratic Mayor
Mr Johnson is elected by 0 majority.
In Rock Island III tbe entire demo
critic ticket was chosen at tbe late town-
ship (lection by about 60 majority.
The entire demoeratii! township ticket
was elected in Pre nt Ohio; ditto in
Dofiance Ohio by majorities of from iiu
in 60. Last year the opposition majority
was from fi to 1 j.
The democrats of l'erry-burg Ohio
elected Irwin S. N irton Mayor and a
larLr" majority on tbe town-hip ticket.
In Sandusky Ohio the democratic ma-
jority was about 60.
In Ulyria. Ohio tho republicans ruo
Philemon Bibs their member of Con-
gress for Mayor. He was beaten by Paul
W. Sumner democrat. His vole in Con-
gress against the sdmission of free Orogon
it is said lo-t Hliss his el. otion
Th- dem lorati of Ciroleville Ohio elec-
ted tin ir entire town-hip ticket uud a ma-
jority of the city council.
The democrats of St Cloud Minnesota
have elooted their candidates by giod ma-
jorities. Winona has ul-o been carried by
the democracy and I irgS gains are reported
for the detaooratS throughout the Stale.
Minnesota is preparing to elect two demo-
cratic representatives to Congress next
Wi. learn that Mr Gotthiel has succeed-
do in obtaining u patent for his Texas Sea
aland Cotton Gin of which we gave some
account two ur three month since He is
expected home in a week tr two when wo
hope to be able to give our read r- a mora
lull and satisfactory description of this in-
vention au i the results of its operation.
Very little doubt i entertained of ii oom
plete success by tho-e who examined tho
model Galveston AVu..
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Marshall, John. State Gazette. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 40, Ed. 1, Saturday, May 14, 1859, newspaper, May 14, 1859; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth81387/m1/1/: accessed January 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.