Newspaper of Bedford Gazette, August 31, 1860, Page 2

Newspaper of Bedford Gazette dated August 31, 1860 Page 2
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BEILFORDJLAXRRI'L'K. J , -BfcPFORO? FKIDiy. i ri 6Q. IE F. Meyers, Editor and Proprietor, FOB PRESIDENT, Ml STEPHEN i DOIGLIS, OF ILLINOIS. FOR VICE-PRESIDENT, HON. HERSTDRL V. JOHNSON* I OF GEORGIA. FOR GOVERNOR: GEN. HENRY D. FOSTER, OP' UT.STMOBEI.AND COUNTY. ~ FOR CONGiiI.SS, HON. WILLIAM P. SCh'SLL, (Subject to the decision of the District < onisrenre.) ~ DEMOCRATIC COUNTY TICKET. PKOTHOXOTARY, MAJ, SAMUEL H. TATE. BEDFORD BOROUGH. tuEßirr, JOHN J. CESSNA, BEDFORD BOP.. COMMISSIONER, RICHARO M'MULLIN, NAPIER. POOR DIRECTOR, JOHN S. BRUMBAUGH, S. WOODBERRT. AUDITOR, GEORGE BAUGHMAN. \V. PROVIDENCE, CORONER, JACC3 WALTER, E7. CLAIR. Bedford Classical Institute- j The second school year of this Institution.! will open on Monday Sept. 3d, 1880, in the brick building of Mr. Jamison, nearly opposite Mr. Fyan's Store. Terms a; before. REV. JOHN LYON, Principal. | ||<Mmtm i Mti —i n !■■■■■ - L)EOCKATIC MASVS MEETING!; A Mass Meeting of the Democrats of Bedford county, will he held at the COURT HOUSE, in Bedford, on MONDAY EVENING, SEPTEM BER 3d. Hon. IV. D. FOSTER, the DemocraticcandidatefovGovernor, is expected to he present to address the meeting. Rail) ! Democrats, Ral- Jy ! By order of the Dent Co. Com. G. H. SPANG, Chairman. Aug. IMst, 1860. Treason ! Treason J Treason J It has always been our opinion that the ob ject of W. L. Yaneev and other leaders of the bolters at Charleston, was to break up (he Dero oerat'e parlv for the purpose of allowing Lin coln to lie elected, s > that they would have a good excuse for maki.ig an attempt t > dissolve this Union. We do not soy, nor do we be lieve, that Mr. Breckinridie had, or has, any knowledge of Yancey &.Co.'s schemes. II? is, doubtless, their innocent victim. But the evi dence is now clear that a conspiracy has been formed between many of the leading suppor ters of Mr. Breckinridge and the Black Repub licans, to effect the election of Abraham Lin coln. We are informed on good authority, that a iide-dour arrangement exists between tlu Breckinridge and Lincoln Committees a! Wash ington, whereby they are enabled to frank such documents over the country as will best suit their dark and evil purposes. The Black Re publican Committee is flooding the country with the speech of BENJAMIN, of Louisiana, and the Breckinridge Committee sends its documents to R-publican clubs to insure their distribution. THOMAS B. FLORENCE, the member of the Breckinridge Committee for this State, last week, sent under his own frank, a large bundle of documents to the Bedford P. 0., directed to PETER H. SHIRES, who is the President of the Lincoln Club, of this How far this base conspiracy extends, we do not know, but we leei it our duty as a Democratic editor to warn Democrats to be on their guard. If we were the strongest Breckinridge .nan in the county, treason like this would make tis a friend of Mr. DOUGLAS. We refer to this matter more in sorrow than in anger, for surely we have fallen upon evil times, when our own friends are striving to destroy us. JUNIATA COUNTY. —The Democratic county Convention of Juniata county, has presented the name of Edsund S. DOTY, ESQ., ol that county, as a candidate for the Democratic nom ination for Congress in this district. MR. DOTY is said to be a man of bne abilities and great personal worth. Should the choice of the Con ference fall upon him, we doubt not the parly oi the district will yield him their earnest sup port. i The Railro?d BooDieraug. I The honest iiid itiMligeiil masses of the Op | position in this county, are completely disgus j t d with the i'fibrt of some of their leaders in i Bedford Borough, to prevent the completion ol the Bedford Railroad. They denounce the ! course ol their organ in this place, and declare as the President of the Road, Mr.. SCHELL, his been assailed and Glided by that sheet, they h ill come forward and sustain; him a! the polls. | An exhibition ol this feeling among the Opposi -11 •! , was had in the Lincoln Club of this place, at its meeting nn Tuesday night list. Hon. S. i L. Russell addressed the Club, pouring a perfect storm of hot shot into (he malignant and un principled set ibbiers for Jordan's organ. Among othr-i things, he said that if Mr. Schell would he elected > Cmgress, '.heeditors ol that paper, in attacking him lor doing his duty as President ! of the Railroad Company, would alone be re \ sponsible for his success. 'I hey, said he, have made Mr. Scheil the Railroad candidate, and, j per consequenc-, Mr. McPherson the anti-Rail | road candidate. Mr. Russell's remarks on this j occasion, have excited quite .1 tiubbub in the Republican camp, and it Jordan is. Co. persist I in their vilification of the men who are honest* | Iv striving to complete the Railroad, there is no j telling where this matter will end. Thus have ; the weapons raised by Jordan fx Co. against Mr. j Schei! and the Directors of the Railroad Com pany, recoiled upon them Ike so many Bootne ' rangs it: the hands of men unaccustomed to han dle them. Significant. I IVJI, H. POLK, brother of Ex-President Polk, is one of the Douglas Electors in Tenes i see. ; ALEX. H. STEPHENS, the great Georgian I orator and statesman, the man who was Mr. Buchanan's great general and leader in Con gress. in favor of the passage ol the L-comnton j Constitution, is one of the Douglas Electors at large for the State ol Georgia. Bath Polk and ; Stephens will canvass th. ir states for Dou ' gla. i EX-GOV. FOOTE, of Mississippi, who de feated Jefferson Da vis, for Governor, in I8">1, when tlie same issues that are now being Cis- cussed, were involved in the canvass, is stump ing tiie Southern states lor Douglas. PJERRE SOULE, of Louisiana, latt Minis ter to Spain, and with Mr. Buchanan in the Ostend conference, is strong for Douglas. ALBERT RUST, Member of Congress from Arkansas, is for Douglas. A. J. HAMILTON, Membet of Congress from Texa, is for Douglas. W. Y. BROWN, M. C\, EX-GOV. WJCK LIFFE, JOHN 0. MASON and Ex-Senator ARCHIBALD DIXON, of Kentucky, are for Douglas. All the Democratic Congressmen from Mis souri, are for Douglas. SENATOR CLING MAN and U. S. District Attorney DICK, of North Carolina, are for Douglas. Ex-Congressman CABELL, of Florida, is for Douglas. JOHN FORSYTH, late minister to Mexico, Congressmen Cobb and Houston and E\-Gov. WINSTON, of Alabama, aie for Douglas. Significant, is it not ? Who says the Little Giant has no strength in the South ? GEN. H. D. FOSTER. —The Centre Democrat, (the Republican organ of Centre county.) has at length concluded to pitch in to Gen. Foster, cur worthy candidate, fir Governor.—We take the'suhjoined extract from that paper of the ! 9th oh. "A finer gentleman than General Foster can not Le found in t!ie State, and it is an infernal outrage for his parly to treat him so shabbily. He is the model of an American gentler; in and sta'esmaii. He is an upright consistent man, and such men are always welcome 11 <ur ranks. One thing we will promise him if lie joins us we will at least treat him decently, and that is more than the Democrats are doing <Ol him at •lie piesent lime. We are sorry that we are placed in a hostile positon toward Ger.eia! Fos t-r, for we like him very much, and come what may, uo word of abus<* shall ever escape our lips when speaking of him, nor will we stand bvasid hear him traduced bv any one.— The man that maligns him in our presence, will he told he is mistaken —if he repeats his abuse he will he told lie is a iiar—and il he reiterates a third time, that which we know to be false, we will smash his teeth down his liiroa'. For Gen. Foster we have ihe warmest feelings of personal friendship." ANOTHER FIRE. —On Saturday morning last, between the IIOUIS of one and two o'clock, the siabie of MR. L. JAMISON, in the eastern part of town, was discovered to be on fire. A nuni ber of people at once repaired to the spot; but it was soon found impossible to save the buil ding, or any of its contents. Two fine hoises were horned to death. Mr. Jamison's loss is estimated at about SI9OO. As fires ate becom ing a little too fashionable far comfort, we fhink it is time something should be done to prevent them. Would it not he proper for flie Town Council to offer a reward f>r the detection and apprehension oi'inceuditries ? CONGRESSIONAL CONFERENCE.— We are re quested to announce that the Democratic con ferees appointed by ihe Democrats of the seve ral counties composing this Congressional dis trict, will assemble at Chambersburg, on Tues day, the 11th of September next, for the pur pose of putting in nomination a candidate fur Congress. DETARTURE or THE PKESHJIVNT. — President Buchanan, Judge Black and suite, left Bedford Springs on Tuesday morning lasi, en mute for Washington. I>nti;!a<t ami K'otlcr Ckih will meet at the Court House, on Siturday evening next. HON. B. A. HILL, of St. Louis, will address Ihe Glob. JOB MANN, Fresideat MORE DEMOCRATIC TllllER! 'LITTLE B:fiKS'' r'OR THE LITTLE GIANT! CUHEBERLA.PJB VALLEY SPEAKS ! The following account of the movements ol the Democracy in Cumberland Valley :p., will be interesting and cheering to Democrats all over the Slate and the Union. That loyal and true Democratic district is widely known among Demounts for its solid majorities and unwaver ing adherence to regular nominations and tin" true Democratic faith. All honor to the gal ,ant band that so firmly maintain the right. Mr. Am tor ; Believing it to be i>r the mteiest of the D'mociatic Parly in B-clford Count v. to know tie real sentiments ol Cum berland Vuiley Township in the pnsent cam paign, tin' democracy were called toge'hei on Satunia- evening, 25th inst., when it was u i.animously resolved to institute a D >uglas l lub, ol which Lewis A. May waiVlected President, and a Vice President was chosen from each sub-district in the Township. J. 13. Anderson was elected Secretary of the Club, and a Com mittee appointed to liiaft resolutions expressive ol the sense of the community, which reported as billows: We, the citizens of Cumberland Valley Tp., believing the doctrine of Non-intervention |as represented by STEPHEN A. DOL'GLAS in li s debates in Congress,on the subject ot the government of the Territories, to he the only true Democratic doctrine, and b-dieving the Cincinnati Platform as explained to Hie people ot Pennsy Ivania in 1856, and at the present j time, to be correct in princip'e • and further more, regarding the Convention that nominated r STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS as the only regular Convention, according to the rules and mages of the Democratic Parly : Therefore, Resolved , That we cordially ap- I prove the nomination ol STEPHEN A. DOUG ! LAS, and HfiRSCHEL V. JOHNSON for the ' offices of President and Vice President of tne | United States. Resolved, That we approve of the nomina tion ol Henry D. Foster for the office ol Gov . trr.or ol this Sta'e, Resolved, That we consider a modification of the present Tariff as necessary for the purpose I ol lai.-ing sufficient revenue lor the support <d the Government, and are in favor of a proper discrimination for the protection of the manu facturing interests of Peiiusyivani-E. Resolved, That we will exeil OUTSPIWS to get the largest majority at iii j coming elections thai this Township has ever given to any cgo j riidate. Resolved, That our thanks aie due to the HON. JOHN CESSN A lor the able .services lie lendered at Charleston and Baltimore in the cause of Non-inter vent i in. The speakers were John Blair, Dr. H. Hud son, J. Snider and T. ii. Cessna, the latter of whom has just launched on the sea of Politics, and although young in years, bids fair to excel a? a public speaker, if we may judge from the ease and elegance of ids diction, the truly logi cal method in which lie arranges his discourse, and the almost imperceptible manner in which he leads us to adopt his conclusions. As the meeting closed lor the night, three en thusiastic cheers were given for the cause—and from my observation in traveling over the town ship, 1 can safely say that you can rely on a United Demociacy 111 "LITTLE BERKS." Prom the Missouri Republican. JjEOFJr.u SpsiMis, Pa., August 14, 1860. Nearly three weeks ago I left St. Louis for this point, \ia Terre HaulP, Crestline, Pitts burgh, Huntingdon and Hopewell. From lUt> degrees at St. Louis, the thermometer fell to 7U degrees at the Springs, where I arrived with my family the second day of my journey. We enjoyed our rest in the sleeping cars of the Terre Haute road and at the Huntingdon Ex change Hotel, far better than we could have done at home. The trip over these to? is in warm weather is delightful. We felt nothing more of the heal after nrdit-fill, and the trac -s are in capital o; !er. This is a tit lightful spot; the nights are al ways cool, and the dr. ale in the u urines! davs is bracing and salubrious. The valley where the bpnngs are situate is about 1800 feel nb we tlie level oi ttie tea, and the suirounding moun tain scem-iy tsol rare beauty. The Springs aie in a gorge or a mountain pass, not over4oo feet in width, and on this narrow plain the ho tel building and court yard van !, almost sur rounded on three sides by mountains covered with native forest trees. There are accommo dations here of the best quality for eight hun dred persons, and the fare is excellent. The rides and drives are romantic and picturesque, and a variety of amusements charm away the lazy hours. bt. Louis has been repres-nled here this sea son by General Coaiter and family, Benj. A. Soulard, Esq., and family, Air. Ci.-t and family, Mr Jiokohl and family, 11. A. Hill, Esq., and family, Mrs. Switzer, and some others whose names Ido not reccollect. All I hose with Whom I have spoken are charmed with the cli mate and the waters. Tne great mass of visit ors are from the Eastern cities, and she majority of them are invalids'who come here under med ical advice: !t is claimed that the Bedford Sining lias peculiar virtues. The following F the published analysis of one quart of the wa ter : '2O grs. sulphate magnesia, 4 grs. sulphate of lime, 2i grs. muriate of soda, i' gr. muriate of Jmie, 1 i grs. carbonate of iron, 2 grs. carbo nate of time, and IBi cubic inches of carbonic rv. id gas. Many eminent physicians of Phila delphia and Baltimore send iheir patients here far the cuie. There is no doubt of tfie bene ficial e/lrct of these waters in a great variety of chronic diseases of the stomach, liver and kid neys. VVondei/ul cures are performed every seasrfti. We have been inactive spectators of I hp great political confest, which closed last week in Mt*- souri, ar.d ttie disastrous eflectf of (he disunion secession nominations, has heen manifested very clearly, throughout your Ltote as tar as heard Irorn. It is generally understood here, that the secession nominations, are merely a continua tion of the treasonable scheme of disunion, bold ly proclaimed at the jast session of Congress, bv Southern Democrats in the Senate and House, and carried out by a treasonable alternpt to pre vent the election of a Speaker. After the nom ination of Mr. Douglas, there could be no appa ient purpose served by the secession nomina tions, other than the defeat of the regular Dem ocratic nominees and the almost inevitable tri umph ol Messrs. Lincoln and Hamlin. Not a member of the Secession Convention pxpected to elect the victims nominated for the sacriSce I but the design wj- to divide the party—to de feat Air. Douglas, and to give the greatest I chance for success to the Black Republicans. The Bell and Everett chances were regarded then as desperate. The motives that led to ttus seccersion tiea-on ai-* thus made manifest.— | The voiy men who declared at (he last session ! ol Congress ibat the electionof a BJa k Republi j can President, Would authorize a dissolution of the Union, uriite with their co-cott.-pirißors to divid" and destroy the Democratic parly, and i aid thereby the .• clion ot Lincoln and Handm. It therefore the Secession Democrats were sin ; cere in their solemn declarations made in both ! Houses of Congress during the late session,and I if they had any design in the nomination ol John C. Breckinridge, they must have known that their policy tended directly towards the r lectionol Lincoln and Hamlin, and would fur nish them, the Sec-etiers, with the excuse for ! a treasonable attempt to dissolve the Union, nn <:i the electi in of a Black Republican President. There were doubtless other motives, but this was (he main secret object ol the managers of : Hie Secession Convention ; and the Convention itself was hut one of the acts in a tragedy— th uijiri plot of which was designed to represent j the destruction ol the Republic, by the drssolu | tion of the Union. This arclMreasoc has been i contemplated since 1850, and the unexpected i failure of the conspirators, to defeat the nomi • nation of Air. Douglas, hastened them to a more I direct accomplishment ol their purpose than ; they desired. Eor prools of mv assertion, I rpfer to the speeches ol Keitf, Allies and BoniVam of Smth ' Carolina, of Lunar, Aleßae, Singleton and ly vis of Alissis>ippi, of Aloore and Curiv of A la ■ bama : ol De Jarnette and Leake of Virginia, ol Clopton and Crawford of (N-oigia, and others at the last session of Congress. •Drive are under obligations to HON. \V . T. DA UGHERTY, of this pluce, for a copy ol the following interesting and instructive arti cle : iVfw ind Cumpltfp IrraugfiHfnls for lite Shipmeuf of Broad Top ( uai on ihv Pcitt:- sjlvania and Reading liailroatfo. The Huntingdon ami Broad Top Railroad which constitutes tlmsnle outlet from the Broad Top (semi-bituminous) coal basin, intersects with the Pennsylvania Railioad at Hunting don, 97 miles from Harrisburg, when- aiso it has lacilities for loading coal into boat-, upon the Pennsylvania Railioad Company's canal. The water-line iioni Huntingdon, ov.-r which the coal is carried to tidewater markets, pursues the Juina;a river lo the Susquehanna and the Susquehanna livei to its juiictnn with the Chesapeake Bay, bv one route, whilst anoth er route, deflecting east horn the Susquehanna at Aliddietown, pursues the ( man t ana! to Reading and the Schuylkill Canal to this city. I tie rail-line troin Huntingdon, bv one ronte, is over the Pennsylvania Railroad to tins ci'\, whilst troin its connection \> ;'!i the Pennsvlva tiia Railroad at Harrisburg, by i's Lebanon ley Branch, liie i'hiladelphia and Reading Railroad opens anotliet ioule to 'lns city. With ail these outlets, however, tlm Broad Top coal interest have felt the want of a'satis factory working programme for the transporta tion ol their coal to tile-water : yet, notwith standing the difficulties which beset them be tween their own load and their customers I>r their mineral fuel, they have preserved in es tablishing a character for their cea! in the mar ket, ami in adding largely to th • quantity l >r warded each year ; till now, Broad I'op coai it not only a favorite but is a preferred coal for v uses, in the general maiket : whilst, at the fame tune, the Broad Top region ha- arisen to Hie rank ot a competitor of the Cumberland re gion, in all the tide-water cities east of italti iii'jrf. Having attained to this position, it only re mained tor the Broad Tup interest to secure tor their cm! an outlet to tidewater over the best of ail the routes, so that with an efficient trans nortatmn programme working in tin ir favor, they might the more ranidly it ci'-a-e j, ru . duct: ol ol their coal at ill- tr.iiies, an ! qui; ken its contmmp'fon in the n ark-t. An i t.b side rat urii, we .ire iiappv tu announce, the v ha compassed tlrough the co-operative action of the Pennsyivarua and the Philadelphia and Ke i.iii'i: Riil: >a 1 Companies, vhv tiave agi-ed to furnish three bundre I new eight-wheel ten dun tar.- . also, to pro-rate the charges for trans portation over their lespective roads; Hi- mute from Huntingdon to the Richmond wharves in this city, compiises 97 milesof the P-nnsv!- \ania Railroad ami 112 miles ot the Reading Railioad, the gradients on the entire joint route being ivundei fully moderate, with long reaches of gentle descents ill the direction of the heavy trade. l ii j cars will differ from the eight-wheel cars built for carrying anthracite, in having in the bottom a drop the lull width of th car, with a sbeet-ifon lining on the sections of the l.ottom sloping down from the hack and front, to the trap through which the load fails, when Hie contents are discharged. Jn the hard coal car the interior is hooper shaped, with the drop in the centre oj the bot tom, but in such a car tiie soft coal becomes packed and will not pass through when the drop is opened. Hence to avoid tnis difficulty the new cars will he lined with metal, and, as stated, provided with a drop, to which llie sides descent.! vertically, and the bottom slopes down hum the ends of the tar. The new cars will be furnished wuh steel springs and Lightnr's box : in short, they will combine the Pennsylvania Railroad truck, with liie Reading Railioad soft coal car body. For some cme past Broad Top coal lias been passed over the Reading Railroad to Richmond, and the route has beer, jo satisfactory to ail parlies, that a special equipment has been ur det ed. The diversion of the Broad Top coal trade, over ill* 1 Reading Railroad to the Delaware at the Richmond wharves in this city, should stim ulate the mining interests in the Lower Susque hanna coal basins, fo seek the great markets over ifie same outlet ; for certain we are, and as these columns testify we have long believed, that the Richmond terminus of the Readme Railroad is destined to become as well the en ttep it of the soft coals oI Pennsylvania, as of her hard^aothracites. — Mining Register. cratic papers for Douglas and two for Breckin ridge. In Michigan the thirty-nine Democrat ic papprsare fir Douglas, in Indiana there are sixty-four for Douglas, and five either for Breck inridge or neutral. In Ohio seventy-five pa pers are for Douglas and four for Breckinridge. A bet of one thousand dollars offered tinough the columns of the Porflnnil Jirgus , that Lin coln will not be the next President of the Uni ted States, finds no takers. Bedford Co. Agricultural Society, At a meeting ol the Bedford County Agii i cultural Society, held at the Beit ford Hotel, Aug. 27th, 1860, Valentine Steckman \va> ; clio>en I'iesideut, j>ro h.rn. i On motion, RrsAved, That the next exhibi tion ol the Society be held on the 2J. 3.', ami 4th days ol October, iB6O, in Bedloni. Win. Hartley resigned the office at Recording Secretary and R. D. Barclay was elected in Ins stead. Hon. John Taylor, Dan'l Hellzel and Alj. S. DJ vts were added to the Committee ofar rangr-m nits. IIMP iIIEKTI\<i. At a meeting of 11n-* Scheilseurg Circuit Camp : Meeiing Committee, M. E. Church, held July 3 l, JSGi), the I .IJowir.g Resolutions wereunan- J irrvi'isly adopted : Resolved, That (he S.hellsburg circuit camp meeting commence Sep. 7, lK(if), and be h-id on tiie old tain}) ground, near Horn's Church, same ground on which it was held last jt ar. Resolved. That a cordial in'rtaiion be, and • is hereby given, to the friends of f'edi rd Sta lion, Rain-burg Circuit, and the entire country, to tent, and wot ship with us. Resolred, fnat a copy of these ILsalutions be sent to each of the Bedford County editors ; with a request that they be publish -d. Signed by jorder, and in behalf ol llm com mittee. IVM. H. STEVENS, P. C. PleasantviUe, Aug. 24, 186.'. TI A It It E K S* — On the 26: ii ins'.,bv the R.-v. Sarr-'J. Ying ling. Air. Adam Bellz, of Bedford, to Miss Naomi Delilah Gordon, ol Napier Township. On the 16th inst.. at the Pastor's residence, in Scliellsburg, by tin* Rev. Joseph Haniiaberrv, Mr. John Hvde, to Mi-< Clni>'ica C j) ::,l.o!i ■ I Drv Ridge;i C . jU£KOriLAVS.tTRO:V OU - i*:?I t lt'Cltt."V IscrertN. in ! by a;. Aet ol Gent-ial Aeir;t.!y of lite i'omibon aealtbol Pennsvlvaiiia, entilfoil ''An Act to Jreg ulale li.e Geneidl Elections vvitbm ttus Common wealth," it i- enjoined upon m 3 to give public .no tice of said Kle. lions, and to enumerate iu <-nid no tice what officers are to be cl rtcrl. t, WM. S. Fl_UK£, Btier.lf of the County of 13 en lord, do bere ' l>y mase known and give In. ~ public notice to the Klectors ot the County of Bedford, Ibat a General ' I.lection will b - hei ! in .aid County, on the second i'.iesdav th; Oclobet, ] 6 U', a! tf ■- s"Vefal elect ;on diSlliCU. via : The i focto.s of the Borough ol Bediord and town ship of Bedto d, to meet at the Ccu;t House in said Borough. 'I ii- .-lectors ol Broad Ton township t > meet at : the S. iioo! House in tne town of Hop-well. The electors ol I'oleiain township to meet at the ho -e of Joshua h s.iei, in Uair.sburg, in said town ship. The electors of Cumberland Valley township to meet at the i evv Kcboo. )lou-e erected on the land o Aned by John Whip's ticirs in said township. The t lectors of Harrison township to meet at school house number 5, near the dwelling house of Henry Keyser in said township. The ' lectors of Juniata township to meet at key set's .-nodi House Hi aid township. The electors of Hopewell township to meet at the School House neai the house of John Dasher in said township. The electors ol Londonderry township to met at the tiou-e now occupied by hra, H. Hill, as a shop, in Bridgeport, in said township. The electors of tiie township of Liberty to inpet at th>: School House HI S'.onerstown ,n said town ship. The electors of Monroe township to meet at the hou.e lately occupied by James Came" in Clear ville, in said town-hip. The electors ol bchellshiirg borough 'o meet at the Li irk bchoo! Hoii-e in said borough. Tiie eieriofs of Napier township to meet a*, the brick irciiool House in the boiough of Schelfi bu'g. 'i he e ctor- of East Providence township to meet at the l.oiis- lat-ly occupied by John Nycum jr., in sjid township. The ei. clois o; Snake Spring town-hp to meet at ' 'he S'hou! Ho.He near r-.e V rihoJis' church on the . lan l of John G. Hartley. 'l'i •• elector-ot West Providence township to meet i at tfee fog School Hou-e at Bloody Rod in -ai i IOWB -:.;p. j i.e el.'Cto!- ol St. Clair township to nice- at the to - neai th ■d v. Iio", hou-e <ii GnftJii iro :t it. -.lid loin ■ i, . "i'he .'foctors of TJnin township to meet a", the house of.Michat I Wyai.t in said township. 'i'he electors of South U'oo tberry township to '..t! at the house of Samuel Osier near Noble's mill in -jut township. 'f i.e electors of Southampton township to meet at the house ol W n. Auam- HI said tow n-inp. 'i'he . iectois of tire township uf Middle Wood ber ry to meet at the house of Henry j IUKC in the vil lageol Woodbury ; at which times and places the qualified electors will elect by ballot : ONE PERSON tor Governor of the Common wealth. ONK PERSON for Ifopiesentative in Congress, in conjunction with the counties ol Fultrti, Frank lin, Adams and Juniata. ONK PERSON,in conjunction with the counties of Somerset and Huntingdon, lo represent the roun ! ties of Bedford, Somerset ami Huntingdon in the Senate ol Pennsylvania. TWO PERSONS, i:i conjunction with the county of Someiset, to fill tire cliice of Members of the House of Representatives, to represent the conn ties of Bedloid and Somerset in the House o! Rep resentatives. ON K I'ER&ON for the oflice of Prothonotary, Reg ister and Recorder and Clerk of the Courts for Bediord county. : ONK PERSON lor the office of Sheriff of said county. I (?NE PERSON for the office of Coroner for said county. ONE PERSON for the tdtice of Commissioner for said county. ONE PERSON for the office of Poor Dnector for said county. ONE PERSON for the office of Auditor for said county. The elec'ion To be opened between the hours of 7 and 8 o'clock in the forenoon, by public prociama t.on, and to keep open till 7 o'clock in llie , when the polls shall he closed. liolicc i* Elcrcby tiivci), That every person excepting Justices of the peace, who shall hld any ofiiee or it (spot tt t merit o! proiit or trust under the United States, o. ot this Mate, or any city oi corpor.ited district, whether a comims siont ! officer or otherwise, a subordinate officer, a gent who is or shall be employed under the legisla ture, executive or Judiciary department of this S.ate 01 of any city, or of any incorporated district, and also, that every member of Congress and of the State Legislature, and of the select 01 common council ol any city, or Commissioners of any incotporated dis trict, is by law incapable of holding or exeicising a! the time, the office or appointment of Judge, in spertor or clerk of any election of this Commou uea th.and that no inspector, judge or other officer of such election stiall be eligible to be then voted for. And the said act of assembly entitled "an act re lating to elections ol the* Commonwealth," passed July 2d, further provides as follows, to wit : • ' I hat the inspectors and judges shall meet at the respective places appointed lor hoi iing the election in the district at which they respectively belong, be fore So oclock in ths morning of the '2d Tuesday of October, am! each said inspector shall appoint one clerk, *vno shall be aqualifie! voter of "such dis trict. "In case the person who shall have received the second highest number of votes for inspector, (bail not attend ori the day of any election, then the per son who shall have received the second highest number vl vole, f. )r Judge at Ibe next preced,,,* , lection. shall a.:: art as inspMr in t. ls plac- ■ inc.aethe pe.aon wlto n4ec.v| 'u,e J number o, v ol e, ,or ..specter shall not attend „ lieoon elected ludce , a! , , , J **"'' a PP p .'.t an inspector ... ... place and cas~ sOII . ie rled jud-e " i.o alter.d, tbe.i i,,. IMs pe,. lor who ~.c ), jv e, ; highe-t ->f votes s. a |, appo.M a ,n place it e:y v.e„...... ron ,J m - in hoa.d tor .be dpu.-e o1 .... - a(te , Ul „ fi%< _ , by ~a i../ the election tbeooaliU!: vo,cf ..r tfce to.wrsutp, war.! or district !>• such olilcers shall have been elected, prevent at tLe election, shall e,ect one of h-ir number to 6', - , a vacancy. It shall be the duty of The several re spectively to attend lit the place ol holding ev IV general, special, or township election dunn- th whole lime such ejection is kept open, for it ■* pose of giving information to tii - inspectors and judge, when called on, in relation to the nbt \r any person assessed by fi.eri, to vote e> sue;, .. tion, and on such other matter, in relatio- to ■, a--essnie: 1 of voters, as the said inspectors 0r eu of thetn shall iron time to time require. '•No person shall be permitted to vote at any lection as aforesaid, than a white freeman o, ; ... a „ e ol twenty one or mere, who shall have lesVtea li, this state at least one year, and in the election ml trict vvhere lie offeis to vote ten days,' V preceding such election, and Within'- ,•, u State or Cwunty tax which shaii have h'., 1/' seci at least itu cays tle [ Citizen 01 the Ulilted States who has prTioeriv been a qualified voter of thi Stete and i- moV ed 'beiefro.u and returned, and who 8 ba!! have raided in th- the election district and paid tsxes, aforesaid" shall be enti'led to vote alter residing m t j,i 4 s-.a'.' six month?. Vruvitt'.J. That the white freemen citizens of the United States, between the ages o 't twenty -one and twenty-two years, who have lesideg iu the election distlict ten days as aforesaid hail be entitled to vote, although they :i3!l not bavt paid tax. "No person shaii be permitted to vote whose nam. is not eontaiii"d in the h,t o: taxable inhabitant* turni,lied by the Commissioners, unless ; I'irst ■' produce a receipt of payment, within two yeats 0 { Mate or ( ouuty tax assessed agreeably to las Con. stitutiun, and give satisfactory evidence oi his own oat f. or afiirmation ol another that be has paid such tax, oi In a fdiluie to produce a receipt snali truse oafti to tlie payment theieoi, or second, if he ciam. a right to vote by bci-.g a:t elector between tne of t wenly-one and twenty'two years shall depa* o:i oath or affirmation, that he has resided in the State .;i least ore V ,■ r next before hi, application and mal.e such proof of resilience in tne district as re(;t,.:fd oy* : 3n :, and that be venly be -*e, frc.ii the account given him that be is of the ace aforesaid, and give such other evidence a, is re quired by this act, whereupon the name el tue per son so admitted to vole shaii be inserted in the al phabeticai list by the inspector, and a note made op posite thereto by writing the word "tax," it h° sha ! be admitted to vote by reason of having paid tax, or the wo.d "age" it he shall be admitted t > vote by reason of nee, and in either case the re ison of such a vote shall be ca letl out to the cleilts, w*co shall make u like note ru toe lists of voters kept by liiem. '•i:i ah eases where the n iroe of the person claim ing to vote is not found or. the li=t furnished by the commissioners, and assessors, or his right to vote whether found thereon or not, is objected to by i.nv qualified citizen, itshill be the dot* of the inspec tor to ex .rrirtid such pefsffus"on oth ..s topis quil ifications, i.ud if he Claims to ti .ve resided within Ihe St tie lor one ye ■•:* or more, his O'".. srul. he suf ficient piooi thereof, but he shall make pr *ot ,1 le-si one cotttpeieiit witness, vrho shall be qoali fi'd elector thit he his ieside.l wiihiri the district lor more tli 111 tend ys imtnedi .teiy preceding said eiectro.i, end seali also himself swear thrt his bcr.e --!i ie lesi.lence, in pursuance of his lawful caning, is vvilhiii the i!>,trict, ..r.d that hs S.J uot remove lu the district lor trie put pose of voting therein. '•j.vcry person qutlilied as a ores id, and who sh tli make due prool 11 required, of Ins residence ml p.ivmer.t oi tsxe,, as,sha: be admittd :o vote in ti.e township, warder district in which he sh 1.1 reside. •i! any peison sh *.'.! prevent orattempt to prevent any oiheer vl an election under this act, iron hold ing such e.ection, or use or threaten any violence 1 1 any such edeer, and shall interrupt or improperly interlere with bim in the executi-n of his duty, si.ti.: block or attempt tob'ock up the window nr a* - erne to any window'where the may be hodeu or sua i r.otoh? y disturb the peace of such election, or sb ill use or practice eriy intimidation, threats, force or vie ance. with tne design to influence undu ly or overawe ■ny elector, or prevent him Irom vo ting. or to restrain the freedoin of choice, such per sun on cm*. ;:*tion Sb v.l he fined in any sum t.ot ex ceeding five hundred do and be imprisoned for any Time r,n; e-s ftii'i nor more than twelve month? and itsh .ii 1 show nrn the Court where the tri.l of such ofience rii.i: be h.ri, that the person so offen t'.tna vv not rest ..en tof the city,, district,, or township where said olf**nee was committed, and not entitle t-> vote therein, then, on conviction, he* small he *• *:!• . ce ito pty :■ tine of not less than one hundred lor more th u cue thousmd dnllais, and be imprisoned in.' a-sth n • f. months nor moie than two Jet .. '•if any pei son or o-r-ons shall mike onv be" 01 vv 1 ger upon !( re-ult 01 any election within the Commonwealth, or slul' ofier to make any such bet or v.'ager cither by vej-bi! jiroclaxnation thereof, or by r.jiy wntte?: or printed advertisement, oh .lleuge or invite any person or persons to 111 .ke sueh bet or wager, upon conviction thereof, he or they shsvii for- I'eit and pay thiee times the amount they bet or of fered to bet. And the Judges of the respective districts afore said, are *. equncd to meet at Bedford, on FriUiy. next fo lowing the bo'ding of said election, then Ind there to perfoim those things required oi them by law. liivtn imtler ny haitil,ct my oJUrs tn HtHfjrd. thu 31*/ day of Ai'gt'Hl, 111 the y/ar of our Ijord. on* thousand n^hthundred and S'xty. and the eighty fif.h of the hid rpen-lnicr of the United Sialt:. VVM. S. FLUKE, Sherif. August 31 st. JS6D. OF LETTING OF CHURCH.- The subscribers will t.ell at Public Auction, on Fi id ay the 14-t li day ofSept. lSt>o; on the (arm of Win. S. Beegle, in Colerain tp., at the Cross Rials near Bowsers mill, a con tract for building a Lutlieian church at ttiat place, i'lie lowest bidder to lie awarded the contract. One person to receive the entire cen 11act (or irasonn, carpenter work, and all oth er work necessary to complete the building.— Sale to commence at (wo o'clock P. M. Tnu firm and plan of the building can lie e P n in Bedford, at the oflice oI Cessna & Shannon. WM. S. BEEGLE, ) _ ~ D. WHE TSTONE ( Build ° JOHN SHAFFER, jr. ■■ Com. ' Aug. 9*,1860: "TOTf C E I-- " Proposals for the erection of a Gei | man Reformed Church, in the North end of 1 Bedford township, will be received at the house lof John B. Furney, in sai l township, on Fit ids v, the-Ist of September, ISfiO. JOHN S. KrCHEF, i £> A. J. DIBERT, f 3 EPH. KOONTZ. >f Aug, 31, ISGO. BELL 11 EVERETT! THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LAWS! K.tlkET FUR THE l The friends of the Constitutional Union can didates for President and Vice President and the citizens of Bedford county jrenviaPv, are invited to attend a BMI,!. tfc LI LitLTl' W.IHS IMEETCVG, to be held atthe Court House, in Bedfo-d, on Wednesday evening, September the f>th. Able speakers wil be present U address thp meeting. Aug. 24/60.

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