Newspaper of Bedford Gazette, February 8, 1867, Page 2

Newspaper of Bedford Gazette dated February 8, 1867 Page 2
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(biurtir. i Friday Horning. February 8, 1567. AGENTS TO OBTAIN RIRSIUIPTIOXS TO THE GAZETTE. Circulate your County Paper. The following named gentlemen have been ap pointed our Agents to obtain subscriptions to the GAIETTK. They are authorised to receipt for us: Bloody Run —Jeremiah Thompson. Roy's Hill —D. A. J. Black. Monroe —Daniel Fletcher. Colerain —Geo. W. Deal, H.P. Diehl. C. Valley —D. R. Anderson, A. Zembower. Londonderry —James C. Dcvore. Harrison —Geo. W. Horn. Juniata —John A. Cessna, Geo. Gardill. Sehellshurg —J E. # Blaeh. Napier —John Sill, John W. Bowen. Southampton —Wm. Adams, John Cavender, Westley Bennett. Union —M. Wertt, W. B. Lambrigbt. M. Woodherry —W. M. Pearson, Daniel Barley. S. Woodherry —J.l. Noble. J. S. Brumbaugh. Hopewell—XV. A. Grove, J B. Fluke. Broad Lop —M. A. Hunter. Liberty —Geo. Koades, D. Stoler. Saxton— Charles Faxon. St Clair —John W. Crisman, Samuel Beckley. Snake Spring —Andrew Mortimore, J. G. Hart ley and M. S. Ritchey. W. Providence —Geo. Baughman, HomerNcicc. UE.WOCIVTIC MEETING. The Democrats and Conservatives of Bedford county, are requested to as semble in Mass Meeting, at the Court House, on MONDAY EVENING, FEBRUARY 11, for the purpose.of e lecting a delegate to represent the county in the next Democratic State Convention. Several addresses may be expected upon the occasion. J. W. DICKERSON, Ch'n Dem. Co. Com. DEMOCRATIC STATE CONVENTION". The Democratic State Committee, at its meeting, on January 29th, at Har risl)iug*ado])ted the following resolu- ' lsLMhattho regular Convention of the patty, for nominating a candidate for tlw Supreme Bench, be held at Harrisburg, on the SECOXI) TUES DAY of June, 18(57, at 12 o'clock m.; snd that said Convention be composed of the usual number of delegates. 2nd. In addition thereto, it is recom mended to the Democracy of Pennsvl vania to FORTHWITH elect, in the usual manner, two delegates, of recog nized position and influence in the par ty, for each Representative district, who shall meet in Mass Convention, at Harrisburg, on a day to be fixed by the Chairman of the State Central Com mittee. By order of the Democratic State Committee. WM. A. WALLACE, •hair man. B. L. FORSTER, Sec'y. A BLACK REBELLIftX IX SOI'TII CAROLINA. Some of the negroes of South Caroli na have risen in rebellion against the U. S. authorities. A fight has occurr ed between the colored insurgents and a force under an agent of the Freed men:s Bureau, Lieut. Lemon, in which the latter was badly wounded. The following despatches to the Associated Press, show the state of affairs existing at last accounts. SAVANNAH, Ga., Jan. 30. —Colonel Sibley returned in the boat, and reports that all is quiet now, but he deemed it necessary to leave a heavy guard to maintain order. The whole of the trou ble is laid to Aaron Bradley, a colored lawyer from Boston, who makes a boast that he would like to see blood shed, and promises the negroes that if they will resist the United States forces at the point of the bayonet the land will be theirs. The burning of the steamer General Sheply is attributed to thesamesouree. There is a general spiritof insubordina tion among the negroes in thisdistrict. CHARLESTON, S. C, Jan. 31.—A1l is quiet in Carolina to-day. The negro Bradley was arrested this morning by the United States authorities. Lieut. Lemon is doing well. "The whole of the trouble is laid to Aaron Bradley a colored lawyer." What a sermon is this to the men who are continually engaged in hampering the negroes with ideas of white and black equality ! What a lesson to the people as to the necessity of restoring the Southern States to their normal re lations to the Government! What a rebuke to the mischievous Radical Congress which keeps the subject of ne gro rights in unending agitation! What a commentary upon the New England idea of sending "colored lawyers" from Boston to the South to teach the ne groes their duty! Do the quiet, law abiding people of Pennsylvania appre ciate, in all its enormity, the policy which makes "Aaron Bradley a color ed lawyer from Boston, who boasts that he would like to see blood-shed," a missionary among the blacks of the South, to stir them up to insurrection and murder? If not, it is high time that they begin to think upon the sub ject. Here we have aU. S. officer shot in the discharge of his duty, a vessel burned, and the negroes called upon to resist the U. S. forces at the point of the bayonet, and all this in the name of ne gro rights. A few more speeches from our members of Congress, a few more "colored lawyers" sent on missions to their brethren, and we shall have a black rebellion in comparison with which the horrors of San Domingo will pale into insignificance. WE again call attention to the fact that the Democratic County Commit tee is requested to met t at the Court House, at 7 o'clock, on Tuesday eve ning next, and urge upon its members the importance of a full tun>out. WHO PAYS ? A special detective agent of the Treas ury department was recently sent to the Canada border, among the Custom Houses. He succeeded in making ar rangements with twenty two revenue officers fall "loyal men," too, no doubt} to engage in smuggling goods from Canada into the United .States. The Yankees have now a good enough Rec iprocity Treaty with Canada, in the present infamous tariff. They smug gle all the foreign goods they need from Canada, and compel the rest of the country to pay exorbitant prices for their own manufactures. The other day every New England member of Congress voted to reduce the duty on Nova Scotia coal, an article which they consume very heavily, and find at the same time, too "unhandy" to smuggle through by the underground railroad. THE MARKETS. —PhiI'a, Jan. 30. Whisky. Nothing doing except in the contraband article, which sells free ly at $1.50 and $1.75 per gal.— BhiCa Press. Such is the unvarying refrain in the market reports of the daily press. Whisky is selling in the open market, at one-third less than thelnternal Rev enue tax, and yet not the slightest ef fort is being made to modify this un just and ineffective law, which offers constant temptations to violate it, and bears oppressively upon no one but the honest dealer. The retailer of liquor has begun to discover that he can buy whisky in Philadelphia at half the price he pays for that made at home— if there should be a little strychnine in it. This is the only way to account for the number of agents for liquor houses in Philadelphia, who are traveling the country in all directions. Unless Con gress alters the law, the domestic man ufacturer willengagein the contraband business too, and the fight tlill then become a free one between the home distiller, the Eastern smuggler and the revenue officers, the latter of whom can soon be "counted out." THE " Cambria Freeman'''' is the title of a new paper published at Ebensburg, by R. L. Johnston and H. A. McPike. It is edited with much sprightliness and is in every respect an improvement upon the old Sentinel now defunct. With the inimitalfle "Bob" as its ed itor, the Freeman is bound to succeed. We do not see, however, how he he can devote much attention to the editorial business, as he is always on the stump. THE Indiana Democrat , edited and published by our old friend James B. Sansom, Esq., comes to us enlarged and printed on new type. The Demo crat i doing good service in the benight ed regions of Indiana county, and de serves the united and liberal support of the true men of that county. THE Huntingdon Monitor has late ly been enlarged and otherwise im proved. Mr. Cornman makes a good paper and should be liberally support ed by the democracy of Huntingdon. HARRISBURG. I.ex falls on Genry; legislation for Bed ford County: Contested Seats: Hcetin;; of Democratic State Committee. Correspondence of the Bedford Gazette . HARRISBURG, Feb. 2 Mn. EDITOR:— Tired of looking on in the galleriesof the Senate and, I concluded, to-day, to make a recon noissance of Gen. Geary's position on "The Hill." Accordingly, 1 flanked the Legislature, and by adroitly pick eting my advance, secured a point of propinquity to the General. Was it unnatural, or singular, to note careful ly, as 1 did, the manners, speech and general appearance of the new Execu tive? If so, I can only plead in exten uation of the fault, that—/ could not help if. Geary and I are old friends. I knew him, years ago, in old Cambria; talked Democracy (what his present supporters used to call "loco-foco-ism") with him in old Westmoreland ; puffed him when he fell (in the ditch) at Che pultepec; "legged" for him with Mr. Buchanan when he aspired to the Gov ernorship of Kansas, and, during the late war, assisted somewhat (may the Lord forgive me!) in building up his newspaper reputation. Notwithstand ing the fact that I know the man so well, I felt curious to know how he de ports himself as Executive of the Com monwealth of Pennsylvania. Well, the Governor bears his blushing hon ors as meekly as his nature will per mit. He confesses that the Guberna torial chair is not cushioned with roses. From the very hour of his inaugura tion he has felt the lacerating thorns placed in tte Executive seat by men of his o\Vn party, with whom he had but lately b en on the best of terms. Even whilst hislnaugural was being deliver ed, he beheld impatience written all over the faces of those who ought not only to have tolerated, but applauded, his labored address. Even in that crowning hour of his triumph, he heard his predecessor in office, Gov. Curtin, whisper between his clenched teeth, "My God ! Will the thing nev er end ?" He feels deeply the enmity of Curtin and his friends; thinks that thelatter will secretly endeavor toleave him in a minority, politically speaking, in the next Legislature; but, with his finger on one sideof his nose, intimates that he is expert enough in turning po litical somersaults to be always with the party that is in power. Judging from his conversation* I think that 6i* j mon Cameron's position in politics will always indicate where His Excellency is to be found. For, says Geary, "1 | made Cameron Senator, and as Simon I is proverbially true to his friends, he i cannot be so ungrateful as to refuse to follow where I may choose to lead." i But affairs of State crowd upon theat ! tention of the Governor, and 1 must take my departure. "Call often," ; said the Governor, "we old Democrats have a fellow feeling which nothing on earth is puissant enough to aberun cate, eradicate, uproot or exterminate!" and with a bend of his body and a flourish of his hand, hewaved me from the Executive presence. Some legislation affecting your ooun ; ty, has been inaugurated. Senator Stutzman read, in his place, a few days | ago, "A bill to remit the Five per Cent um Penalty to the county of Bedford," which was referred to the Committee |of Judiciary Local. A bill has also ! passed the Senate changing the time of holding the courts in your district, i This bill provides that after the first day of March next, thecourts shall be gin as follows: In Fulton, on the first • Monday of April and August; the | third Monday of October and thesec ; ond Monday of January ; in Frankiin, on the second Monday of April and j August; the fourth Monday of Octo ; her and the third Monday of January; : in Bedford, on the fourth Monday of ! April and August; thesecond Monday i of November and the first Monday of I February; in Somerset, on the first \ Monday of May, the second Monday ! of September, the fourth Monday of November and the third Monday of February. A bill has also been repor ted from the Committee on Education | to attach certain lands and tenements in Bedford township to Bedford Bor | ough, for school purposes. One of the three contested seats in the House, has been decided, viz: that of Glass vs. Linton, from the Cambria district. Col. Linton, the sitting mem ber, was elected by a majority of over SOU, but his opponent, Mr. Glass, rely ing upon the precedents set by his par ty, supposed that it would be only nec essary for him to present himself as a contestant to insure the ousting of Col. Linton. But soflimsy was Mr. Glass' case that his party friends compelled him to withdraw from the contest. Two contested cases, one from Phila delphia, and one from the Lycoming district, are undecided. The sitting member in the Philadelphia case (Mr. Muliin) will, doubtless, retain his seat, but as to the case in the Lycoming dis trict, I think the Committee will oust Mr. Roush, the sitting member. His majority was only two votes, and the contestantalleges thatanumber of "de serters" voted for Mr. Roush. Of course, the Committee will pay no at tention to the decision of the Supreme Court which bears upon this subject. If they were to regard that decision, Mr. Roush would retain his seat. I have just been informed that Gov. Geary has issued a "previous pardon" to a Judge of Election, convicted in the Quarter Sessions of Berks county, of refusing the vote of a citizen on the ground of his being an alleged "deser ter." Truly "justice has fled to bru tish beasts." The Democratic State Committee met hereon Tuesday last. Notwithstand ing the inclemency of the weather, there was a pretty full attendance. The Committee determined to issue a call for a State Convention to nominate a candidate for Supreme Judge, to be held on the second Tuesday of June, next, and also recommended the elec tion of two delegates for each Repre sentative and Senator in the Legisla ture, to a Mass Convention to be held at Harrisburg, on a day to be fixed by the Chairman of the Democratic State Com mittee. The meeting was very harmo nious. Hon. S. L.Russell, of your place, was in town, a few days ago, looking after some local legislation for your county. More anon. LEX. WASHINGTON. Imppariimenl: The Radicals vs. the Cath olics: Koontz Speaketh : .Wore Vetoes, Af., Ac. Correspondence of the Bedford Gazette. WASHINGTON, Feb. 2. MR. EDITOR:— The impeachment scheme hangs fire, and as has been pre dicted, not much, if any, progress will be made in it by the present Con gress. The Judiciary Committee which has the matter in charge, is composed of the most radical of Radicals, and will, doubtless, hatch out some trick or other, by which they expect thev fur therance of their scheme to lie promo ted. The infamous Baker, who has been in the criminal courts time and again, has presented himself before the Committee to testify. Other wit nesses of a similar character are to be made the instruments of Ashley & Co., and had not the notorious Sanford Conover, upon whose testimony Mrs. Surratt was convicted' confessed his perjury in that case, he would, doubt less, figure as largely in the impeach ment movement as he did in the trials of the Assassination Conspirators. The Conovers have not all confessed yet, and, I doubt not, plenty ot them will be on hand to assist the enemies of the President. It is said that John H. Surratt is to be brought before the Committee, and if he can be suborned to testify to something that will dam age Mr. Johnson, he is to be set at lib erty. Wouldn't such an arrangement speak highly for the justice and honesty of a Radical Congress. But with all these convenient witnesses at hand, 1 do not think that the present Congress will be able to accomplish anything in the way of impeachment. The For tieth Congress may undertake to carry the matter further, as "Old Cock-eye" j (Ben. Butler) will be a member of that body, and he is a terrible fellow, to-be sure, having already impeached Brick Pomeroy. At present the Radical Mon grelsaje so divided into factions, that they are unable to agree upon any measure, and I hope and believe that they will not be more harmonious In the next Congress. Tliad. Stevens has lost the control of his fellow destruc tives, the Pennsylvania Legislature having used him up most effectually. He has succeeded but once, since his defeat for U. S. Senator, in tallying a majority for any measure he has advo cated. The other day he njoved to utrikeout the mission to Rome, on the ground thkt protectant worship was prohibited within the wails of that city. He was asked for proof of this allegation, but could give nothing but hearsay. The Government hail receiv ed no official information whatever, upon the subject. But the old hatred of the Catholics still cherished by the Mungrel Know Nothings now trans formed into Radicals, found vent in the resolution offered by Stevens and it was carried. How any Catholic can, in future, vote with these men, passes my comprehension. Your representative, Mr. Koontz, "spoke a piece," the** other day. His speech was almost entirely devoted to a discus-ion of the right of the negro "to wield the ballot." He argued in favor of granting suffrage to the negroes, without limit or qualification. Did the people of your district bargain for tiffs, when they voted for him last fall? The President has vetoed the bills for the admission of Nebraska and Colora do. In the case of the former it is al leged that it does not contain sufficient population, and that about one half of its inhabitants are opposed to admis sion. Colorado, itself, protests against admission, through its territorial House of Representatives. Yet the Radicals, for thesake ofstrengthening themselves in Congress and in the Electoral Col lege, insist upon forcing these States into ihe Union. Hon. Philip John son, of the "Tenth Legion" district in your State, died night before last, of congestion of the liver. His death was sudden and unexpected, though he had not been in good health for some time. His remains will be interred in the Congressional Cemetery in this city. Hon. Henry S. Magraw, formerly State Treasurer of Pennsylvania, died here, on Thursday last, of apoplexy. Mr. Magraw has latterly been a citizen of Maryland, and at his death, represent ed the county of Cecil in the Maryland Legislature. PRY. Cori-espoinleiice Between General B. F. Butler ami Brick Pomeroy. The La Crosse (Wisconsin) Democrat publishes thefollowing correspondence, as having taken place bet ween General Butler and its editor, Mr. Pomeroy. It explains itself: "No. 71 BROADWAY, N.Y. CITY, ) "January 13, 1867. j "M. M. Pomeroy, Editor Democrat, La Crosse, Wisconsin: "Sir— When in Milwaukee last Octo ber I made all arrangements with par ties there toward the prosecution of the suit I have brought against you for def amation of character, as per prelimina ry notification and summons. This was the principal object 1 had in visit- I inpr Wisoonsjp, and my work was done well. On consultation with R few friends 1 have decided to withdraw the suit if you will agree to stop your per sonal attacks on me as a man and offi cer, which have so often appeared in your paper, the La Crosse Democrat. I have no particular desire or need to col lect of you the amount claimed (SIOO,- 000), but do wish to have your annoy ing articles stopped, and if you do not accede to this proposition, the Jaw must take its course. "B. F. BUTLER." REPLY. "SANCTUMOF THE DEMOCRAT,] "LA CROSSE, Wis., January 18, 1867. ) "Major-General Benjamin F. Batter, L. L. D: "Sir —Your note is before me by to day's mail, and duly noted. As at pres ent constituted, with a natural disgust for thieves, robbers, turn-coats, military blunderers, bank robbers, women insur ers and evil-hearted scoundrels general ly, permit me in all kindness to say that I have no retraction to make to you, for I never published a word con cerning you 1 did not believe true, and which you must know to be true as ho ly writ, if you are at all familiar with your own dishonorable history as f a pub lic being, dignified by accident of birth with the name of man. I would not willingly injure your feeling, or deprive you of your world-wide reputation , so well-earned in the service of Butler vs. honesty, patriotism and virtue. Nor do 1 wish you to die yet awhile, for your name, history, blunders, robber ies, insults to women, and treason to your country, are valuable as warnings to the rising generation. "Believing you to be all I have ever charged you with being, confident in my full ability to prove every charge, you are politely privileged to let the law hike its course, when the world will know more of your robberies, history, ambitions, Ac., too numerous to men tion. "The only favor I ask of you is this—if you conclude to go on with your suit for libel aiytdamuges to the amount of SIOO,OOO, permit me to plead my own case in court, and give me only put my spoons, silverware, watches, jewelry, Ac., in some place of safety, outside the court-room, till the trial is over. • "With best wishes for your success and warm reception in your future home, I am, sir, "M. M. POMEROY, "Editor Democrat , La Crosse, Wis." MOWS ITEMS. —James Bedpath writes to the Anti- Slavery Standard that he is in favor of abolishing the Supreme Court, the reg ularariny,and the United States Senate, which last he pronounces "themost of fensive of ail our oligarchical institu tions." The Radicals have commenced a work which will not be so easily ar rested as it was begun. —Nearly every factory in German town l\as suspended operations by rea

son of depression in trade. A large number of working people have there by been thrown out of employment.— Phila. Aye, Feb. 1. —The Pickwickian style of insult and adjustment is being revived in Richmond. One man knocks another down, and each then apologizes to the other, and a committee from the Legis lature declare, the difficulty amicably and honorably adjusted.—This farce was enacted the other day. —AJeftlous wife in Cincinnati, nam ed McLaughlin, finding her husband in company with his paramour, Miss Thompson, a daughter of a well known liquor dealer of that city, under suspic ious circumstances, attacked her with a poker and so badly injured her that she died shortly afterward. —A special despatch from Montreal says that an ice-shove occurred at St. Regis, on the St. Lawrence River, com pletely submerging an Indian village. The inhabitants were thrown into a fearful consternation, and much suffer ing ensued. —The first annual dinner of the Wash ington Board of Trade of the District of Columbia, was given at the Seaton House in that city, on Wednesday eve ning. —The Indians of the Florida Ever glades have declared their determina tion to hold their negroes as slaves. They deny the jurisdiction of the laws, and trouble is apprehended, as the ne groes are arming, and have called up on the military for assistance. —The labor of the New Orleans Riot Committee will not be completed for two weeks to come. Mr. Boyer, it is thought, will send in a minority re port. On the 27th inst. an extensive fire oc curred in ITagerstown, Md., consuming the Mail newspaper office and all the types and presses, the Eagle Hotel and several stores. The J fait office was ful ly insured. —The Boston negro "lawyer," Brad- Icy. was arrested at Savannah, Georgia, on the 31st, by the United States au thorities. • He is accused of instigating the presentrevoit among the negroes in South Carolina. —The tax upon advertisements is to be repealed. Only about $200,000 were derived from this source last year. —Deßow, the statistician, has been pardoned, so we may not expect to ap ply to him the words of the old negro melody, "Hang up de fiddle and De Bow." —Horace Greely, the negro who kill ed Mr. llhett, at Charleston, S. C., has been found guilty of murder in the first degree. —The Fenian ex-chief organizer, Ste phens, is now positively said to be living in Second place, Brooklyn. —The Radicals have no objection to their members of Congress lying, but only to their being told of it.— Boston Post. —The Republicans in Washington say the impeachment furore will a mount, in the end, to nothing. SPECIAL NOTICES. CONSUMPTION CURABLE BY DR. SCHENCK'S MEDICINES.—TO cure consumption, the system must be prepared so that the lungs will heal. To accomplish this, the liver and stomach must first be cleansed and an appetite created for good wholesome food, which, by these medicines will be digested properly, and good healthy blood made; thus building up the constitution. Schenek's JSanarake Pills cleanse the stomach of all bilious or mucous accumulations; and, by using the Sea Weed Tonic in connection, the appetite is restored. Schenck's Pulmonic Syrup is nutritious as well as medicinal, and, by using the three remedies, all impurities are expelled from the system, and good, wholesome blood made, which will repel all dis ease. If patients will take there medicines ac cording to directions, consumption very frequently in its last stage yields readily to their action.— Take the pills frequency, to cleanse the liver and stomach. It does not follow that because the bow els are not costive they are not required, for some times in diarrhoea they are necessary. The stom ach must be kept healthy, and an appetite created to allow the Pulmonic Syrup to act on the respir atory organs properly and allay any irritation. Then all that is required to perform a permanent cure is, to prevent taking cold. Exercise about the rooms as much as possible, eat iall the richest food—fat meat, game, and, in fact, anything the appetite craves; but be particular and masticate twh. 2d w PREPARED OIL OF PALM AND MACE for PRESERVING. RESTORING, and BEAUTIFYING the HAIR, and is the most delightful and wonder ful article the world ever produced. Ladies will find it not only a certain remedy to Restore, Darken and Beautify the Hair, but also a desirable article for the Toilet, as it is highly per fumed with a rich and delicate perfume, indepen-c dent of the fragrant odor of the Oils of Palm and Mace. THE MARVEL OF PERU, a new and beautiful perfume, which in delicacy of scent, and the tenacity with which it clings to the handkerchief and person, is uncqualed. The above articles for sale by all Druggists and Perfumers, at $1 per bottle each. Sent by express to any address by proprietors, T. W. WRIGHT A CO., octl9'66yl 100 Liberty St., New York. To OWNERS OF HORSES AND C&T TLE.—TOBIAS" DERBV CONDITION POWDERS are warranted superior to any others, or no pay, for the cure of Distemper, Worms, Bots, Coughs, Hide bound, Colds, Ac., in Horses; and Colds, Coughs, Loss of Milk, Black Tongue, Horn Distemper, Ac., in Cattle. These Powders were formerly put up by Simpson I. Tobias, son of Dr. Tobias, and, since his death, the demand has been so great for them, that Dr. Tobias has continued to manufacture them. They are perfectly safe and innocent; no need of stopping the working of your animals. They increase the appetite, give a fine coat, cleanse the stomach and urinary organs ; also increase the milk of cows. Try them, and you will never be without them. Hiram Woodruff, the celebrated trainer of trotting horses, has used them for years, and recommends them to his friends. Col. Philo P. Bush, of the Jerome Race Course, Fordham, N. Y., would not use them until he was told of what they are composed, gince which he is never without He has over 20 running horses in his charge, and for the last three years ho has used no other medicine for them. He has kindly per mitted me to refer any one to him. Over 1,000 other references can be seen at the depot. Sold by Druggists and Saddlers. Price 25 cents per box. Depot, 56 Cortlandt Street, New York. nov3ow7 INVASION!— Do you wish to have your hair cauterized from the scalp? No. Then beware of the new brood of Xitriolic and caustic Dyes sot up by nostrum-mongers, who bear the same relation to the responsible Chemist that PIRATES AND PRIVATERRS bear to honest merchantmen. Remember that the experience of years, and the very highest scientific endorsements, guarantee the superiority of CHRISTADORO*S HAIR DYE over every other in use. It is purely vegetable, infallible and instantaneous. Manufactured hy J. Christadoro. ti Astor House. New York. Sold by Druggists. Applied by all zluir Dretsers. janlinl ' setr JKtocrtirfmcHti 4NX UAL REPORT OF THE AUDITORS OF BEDFORD BOUNTY. EORGE MARDORFF. Esq., Treasurer of Bed ford county, in account with said county, frcra Jau uary 4, A. D., 1866, to January 9, A. D., 1867. TREASURER, DR. | i To amount received from Jaities B. Far quhar, Esq ~late treasurer, as per re- I celpts exhibited, !?9,298 24 1 • To amount of tax received from collectors. i Jacob A Nicodcmtts, Woodberry M. IPSS 152 84 iR D Barclay, Bedford borougn, 1861 25 00, lT M Lynch, Bedford borough, 1862 76 91 I William Phillips, Bedford borough, do 47 19 • Philip ilardman, Cumb. Valley, do 5 10 |J R Durborrow, Woodberry M, do 2-2 20 Jacob Fetter. Bedford township, 1863 561 11 iU H Akers, Bedford borough, 1864 367 72 ! Samuel Bender, Bloody Run, do 50 00 William Stuckey, Monroe, do 114 70 Joseph Fisher, Providence W, do 58 84 S'.'tnuel Beckley, St. Clair, do 65 52 George Beegle. Union, do 73 67 E F Kerr, Bedford borough, 1865 532 10 Henry Beegle. Union, do 1366 82 John C Figard, Broad Top, do 639 77 John C Black, Bloody Itun, do 115 00 Jacob Bowser, Colerain, do 606 8,3 Archibald Blair. Cumberl'd Valley, da 425 00 Henry Wertz, Hirrison, do 135 16 George Gardill, Juniata, • do 258 03 Michael Carpenter, Londonderry, do 127 00 Samuel Harvey, Liberty, do 83 58 Philip Snyder," Monroe, do 19 64 David H Bowser. Napier, do 519 09 P M Barton. Providence E. do 239 37 George Baughtuan, Providence W, do 55 33 Solomon Shrader, St. Clair, dd 569 56 Westley Perdew, Southampton, do 172 91 N N Koons, Snake Spring, do 113 44 Daniel Horn, Schellsburg, do 100 00 Adolphus Ake. Union, do 506 05 Solomon Barley, Woodberry M, do 737 29 Samuel Crissman, Woodberry S, do 1221 73 John C Figard, Broad Top, 1866 783 84 Jeremiah Thompson, Bloody Run, do 200 00 Henry Hite, Cumberland Valley do 350 00 Jacob Bowser, Colerain, do 200 00 A W Shoemaker, Harrison, do 185 00 James Fink, Hopewell, do 282 00 Henry Horn, Jurtiata, do 150 00 Jacob Evans, Londonderry, do 300 00 John McLain, Liberty, do 60 00 Jacob Fletcher. Monroe, do 715 00 Henry Egolf, Napier, do 347 00 Uriah Melott, Providence, E, do 105 00 John Kinsey, Schellsburg, do 57 00 Moses Tewell, Southampton, do 249 00 Solomon Barley, Woodberry M, *do 362 11 To amount received from Hucksters lor Hucksters' license, 210 00 To money advanced from citizens of Na pier and Harrison townships on bridge, 800 00 To money received from sales of estrays, 31 67 To money received on Treasurer's deeds, 26 00 To money received on lath sold at Court House, 2 75 To costs in commonw'h vs. S Amick et al, 32 30 To amount received on sale of unseated lands, 790 82 To amount received on bounty fund, 56 40 To sundry refunding checks, 331 20 Total charges, $25,351 91 TREASURER, CR. On sundry checks drawn by the commissioners, as follows, viz : Paid Petit Jurors, February term, $452 34 Grand Jurors, do do 171 10 Petit Jurors, Special court, 449 90 Petit Jurors, September term, 336 88 Grand Jurors do do 142 10 Petit Jurors. November do 383 25 Grand Jurors, do do 142 39 Petit Jurors. May do 261 73 Grand Jurors, do do 127 59 Fox and wild cat scalps, 327 53 Isaac Kensinger, Jury Commissioner, 48 00 William Kirk, do .do 48 00 J G Fisher, clerk do do 24 00 Tip-staves, 199 83 Talesmen, 99 22 Court-crier, 48 00 Assessors making assesment returns, 205 61 Constable's returns, 365 73 George Roades, Commissioner's salary, 238 00 Michael Wertz, do do 141 00 Michael Ritchey, do do 124 00 David Howsare, do do 16 00 J G Fisher, clerk to do 250 00 J Aldstadt, Sheriff, boarding prisoners, 1187 72 do conveying prisoners to Western Penitentiary, 692 00 do costs on comni'h cases, 78 98 do costs in commonwealth vs. John Hammond, 201 86 do costs in commonwealth vs John Stokenius 25 51 Metropolitan Insurance company, 90 50 John Harris arresting Walker alias Rom dolf, 20 00 Expenses of Spring election, 241 04 do October election, 414 42 Charles Merwine, services as janitor, 4c., 72 50 John C Figard, money over paid on State tax, 110 53 shannon & co., chairs for court house 128 64 Jeremiah Thompson, repairing bridge at Bloody Run. 200 00 Jacob Lingenfelter, hauling stone, &c., for same, 50 00 0 E Shannon, Esq., fees as Prothonotary, 150 00 G Blymyer & Son, bill of oils, paints, <tc. 300 29 B McC Blymyer & co., bill of goods, 29 65 W G Perry, dockets for Prothonotary's office, 61 00 Mevers & Mengel, advertising and blank printing, 681 50 Durborrow & Lutz, advertising, 562 20 Dr John Compher, attendance on prison ers at jail, 6 00 Expenses of road views, 232 00 do bridge do 28 96 do do sales, 17 35 John and Joshua Mower, work done in re pairing court house. 164 90 B W Garretson, building bridge at Egolf's 959 00 John G. Fisher, making out aud distribu ting duplicates, attending bridge sales, and mouoy paid for work at court house 71 00 William Beegle. bounty and interest, 29 67 A B Crsrner, bill of goods, 25 58 Matting for court house, chandeliers, Ac., 150 33 B W Garretson, lumber for court house, 11 94 Win Troutinan, painting court house, 245 00 Bounty paid to soldiers under act of 1863, 335 39 S L Russell, overpaid on unseated lands, 112 84 Money overpaid oil duplicates for which treasurer is charged, _ 224 53 James B Farquhar, money overpaid on militia fund, 499 75 Henry Nieodemus, costs on commonwealth cases, 36 51 George Mardorff, money paid for slate roof 545 08 John Sill, interest on note, 60 00 George W Gibbony, bridge at Stonerstown, 500 00 J W Tate, money wrongly paid on deed, 44 53 Revenue stamps and postage for commis sioner's office, 46 43 S L ltussell, services at Harrisburg, 40 00 Wood and coal for public buildings, 180 98 Henry Nieodemus, money wrongly paid on treasurer's deed, 32 37 Stationery for commissioner's office, 40 31 John Aldstadt. bill of goods for jail 160 93 Tobias Boor, building bridge in Cumber land Valley, 200 00 Jacob A Sleek and Adam Dichl, coal and wood for jail, 109 90 Costs paid to justices and constables in commonwealth cases. 127 19 George Mardorff, advertising unseated lands, 41 00 Wm Hartley, oils, paints, nails, Ac., 446 39 Georze Blackburn, building bridge at Statler's 630 36 Lath, lime, and hauling sand for court house. 68 20 John Aldstadt, costs in commonwealth cases, 1093 92 John Aldstadt, costs in commonwealth vs. A May. 44 38 R Leo, book-case and chairs for court house, 32 80 Williams, Orne A co., window shades and carpet _ 138 47 Henry Nieodemus, examining dockets and swearing assessors, 42 60 Caslleton Ake, building bridge at Mow ry's, 1105 00 Siiuon Nycum, plank on bridge in East Providence township, 18 90 Hartley A Metzger, freight on slate, 81 00 Lumber for repairing court house, 72 12 Matthew Spidle, painting court house, 208 12 Isaac Mengel, freight on chairs. 22 20 Daniel Miller, plastering court house, 105 25 Work in repairing, roofing and while- 1 washing court house, 162 80 Jacob Seinler, hobbling prisoners, 44 00 Isaac Mengel, meals furnished jurors, 8 00 O E Shannon, for having dockets bound in Prothonotary's office, 20 00 Philip Little, hauling slate from Mount Dallas. 30 04 Advertising horse thieves, 286 70 Marv Norris, scrubbing offices in court house, 36 50 William Keyser. bridge order, 500 00 James H Moorhead, repairing bridge at Wisegarver'a, 95 00 Harry Drollinger, Hopewell bridge, 51 1W George Mardorff. treasurer's deed to com missioners, 54 37 Conrad Feaster, building bridge at Shaw nee Run, 80 00 Special election in Saxton borough, 10 50 David Brown, OD Blackburn'sorder, 10 80 Michael Keed, Esq.. bridge plans, 6 00 O E Shannon, fees as protnouotary, 120 00 Treasurer's salary, 300 00 . Revenue stamps and postage, 30 00 j Allowance on old account, 10 00 Expenses on sales of unseated lands, 40 00 Bank note detector, a 1 50 Certified copy of huckster s law, 1 50 j Huckster's blanks, 7 00 Auditors and clerk. _ 100 00 ! Chas Merwine, attending auditors, 6 00 j Total credits, $21,247 66 j 2Uu; 3UU'frtisfmrnts. Charges, $25,351 91 j Credit", 21,247 66 Balance in ccwnty treasury, $4-,104 25 1 Money* due and owing to Bedford Cow/it y from Collector*, and otkers, for 1866 and previous year*. From Collector* : County: State: John A Osbovn, Broad Top, 1857, 106 69 76 01 Lemuel Evans, do do 1858, 289 67 230 46 John C Morgan. C- Valley, do 89 23 100 00 Aaron Reed, Woodberry S. 1883, 750 40 Samuel Beckley, St Clair, 1864, 94 00 750 r lender, Bioody Ron, 1864, 25 00 ;J C Black, do do 1865, 23 84 Arch. Blair. C Valley, do 174 00 64 98 Hetify Wertz, Harrison, do 138 41 IV estiey I erdew. Southarap'n,do 368 41 67 20 j Sara Crissman. Woodberry S. do 10 16 E F Kerr. Bedford borough. 1866, 1061 19 163 02 Hen. Moses. Bedford tp., do 1793 68 230 00 jJ C Figart. Broad Top, do 1264 79 163 24 Jer. Thompson. Bloody R U n, do 177 70 43 36 Jacob Bowser. Colerain, do 935 00 557 06 | Henrv Hite, C. Valley, do 750 11 134 71 ; A W Shoemaker. Harrison, do 295 39 42 91 James Fink Hopewell, do 300 22 25 91 Jacob Evans. Londondery, do 491 03 79 12 1 John McLain, Liberty, do 462 66 43 16 ; | Jacob Fletcher. Monroe, do 12s 82 54 17 : Henry Egolf, Napier, do 826 43 112 49 ; Uriah Mellott, Providence E. do 485 17 31 22 JII II Sparks, do 465 81 224 81 1 John Kemery, Schellsburg, do 184 87 42 98 Win Grisingcr. Snake Spring, d 718 26 167 53 I Moses TewelU Southampton, do 414 35 67 61 1 Henry F Smith. St. Clair, do 1377 92 51 72 Henry Corle. Union, do 959 97 227 17 t Sol. Barley, Woodberry M. do 1741 95 179 76 I M Brumbau.'h, do 8. do 1848 16 291 98 > To amount due from former treas- I urers: t A J Sansom, late treasurer, 100 00 [ J B Farquhar, do 927 82 1 Jacob D Fetter, mistake in acc't, 60 84 I I $20,577.41 $3,991.29 1 • Moneys due. and owed iy Bedford County. ' The county of Bedford owes John Sill, on note, S2OOO 00 The State claims from Bedford county, on account, half mill tax on real estate and ( fine, under act of 1865, about SBOOO 00- 1 Treasurer, Dr.^ To militia tax received from collectors, $lO2 09 Treasurer, Cr. To amount paid for assessing and making out duplicates and rolls of militia, 80 GO Balance in treasury, $22 00 Bedford County, SS.' The undersigned, Auditors of said county, do , certify that in pursuance of the Acts of Assembly, j in such cases made and provided, they met at the 1 Courr House, in the borough of Bedford, and did audii and adjust the accounts of George Mardorff, Treasurer of said county, for the year A. D., 1865, as contained in the foregoing statements, and that we have examined the foregoing accounts of money due to and owed by said county, and that we have 1 found the same to be correct. Witness our hands, this 9th dav of January, I 1867. DAVID EVANS, 1 JAMES MATTINGLY, 1 JOHN D. LUCAS, J Attest—E. F. KEKR, Clerk. Auditors. ' To the Auditor General of Pennsylvania : . GEORGE MARDORFF, Esq., Treasurer of Bed- I ford county, in account with the Commonwealth ; of Pennsylvania, from January 4, 1866, to Janua- I ry 9 1867. > Treasurer, Dr. ! To amount received from collectors of 1 taxes for 1866 and previous years, $8965 66 i Treasurer, Cr. By receipt of State Treasurer, dated I March 2,1866, S3OOO 00 ' do do Aug't 3, 1866, 2500 00 1 do do Oct r2, 1866, 4000 00 do * do Jan'y 3, 1867, 1560 50 ' Associate Judges' salary, as per receipt, J dated January 3, 1867, 439 50 ■ Treasurer's per centage, 115 00 ' Credits, $11,615 00 ' Charges, 8,649 34 > $2,649 34 [ Merchants' Licenses. Treasurer, Dr. ' To aggregate amotrtit of mercantile license | for the year 1866, $837 00 J Treasurer, Cr. By Treasurer's commission, s4l 85 5 Durborrow A Lutz, advertising list of retailers, 13 70 1 Meyers A Mengel, do 13 70 —— $69 25 ) Amount due State, $767 75 ) Tar em Licenses. > Treasurer, Dr. j To aggregate amount assessed for 1866, SBOS 00 Treasurer, Cr. ' By Treasurer's per centage, 40 25 Balance due Slate, $764 75 ) | Eating Houses. Treasurer, Dr. To aggregate amount assessed for 1866, SIOO 00 ) Treasurer, Cr. By per centage to Treasurer, 5 00 ' Amount due State, • $95 00 r Banking Houses. i Treasurer, Dr. To aggregate amount assessed for 1866, S2O 00 i Treasurer, Cr. j By Treasurer's per centage, 1 00 Balance due State, sl9 00 > [ Distilleries. Treasurer, Dr. ) 1 I To aggregate amount assessed for 1866, $45 00 1 Treasurer, Cr. j By per centage to Treasurer, 225 | Amount due State, $42 75 j Bedford County,* SS. I The undersigned, Auditors of said county, do 1 hereby certify that in pursuance of the Acts of As sembly, in such cases made and provided, they ' met at the Court House, in the borough of Bed- I ford, and did audit and adjust the accounts betweon ' | George Mardorff, Esq., Treasurer of said county, { and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as con -1 I taincd in the foregoing statements, Witness our i hands, this 9th day of January, A. D..1867. ' i DAVID EVANS, ' j JAMES MATTINGLY. JOHN I). LUCAS. ! Attest—E. F. KERR, Clerk. Auditors. febSwi I) UPP & SHANNON, BANKERS, BEDFORD, PA. , BANK OF DISCOUNT AND DEPOSIT. COLLECTIONS made for the East, West, North and South, and the general business of Exchange transacted. Notes and Accounts Collected and Remittanees promptly made. REAL ESTATE bought and sold. febß ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE.— Notice is hereby given that letters of admin istration have been granted to the undersigned by the Register of Bedlord county, upon the estate of Sophia McFarland. late of Monroe township, dee'd. All persons knowing themselves to be indebted to said estate, will make immediate payment, and those having claims against the same, will present them properly authenticated for settlement, j feb.Sw6 DANIEL McFARLAND. Adm'r. CONTAGIOUS DISEASES.—* Water must be adapted to the nature of the fish, or there will be no increase; the soil must be| adapted to the seed or there will be small returns; and the hu man body must contain impurities, or there will ! be no sickness. The man whose bowels and blood ! have been cleansed by a few BRANDRETH'S PILLS may walk through infected districts without fear. "The life of the flesh is in the blood." To secure ' health we must use BRANDRETH'S PILLS, because but from unhealthy accumulations in the bowels or the blood, which Brandreth's Pills remove; this method is following nature, and is safe, and has STOOD THE TEST OF TIME. See B. Erandrvth in white letters in the Gimirnment stamp. Sold by all Druggists. jan4ml HUNTINGDON AND BROAD TOP R.R. j —TIME TABLE.— Express Train leaves Mt. Dallas at 1.30 p. m., and arrives at Huntiudon, at 4.45 p. in.; leaves Huntingdon at 7.59 a. m., and arrives at Mi Dallas, at 11.15 a. m. Accommodation Train leaves Huntington at 4.04 p. w., and arrives at Saxton, 5.45 p.m.; leaves j Saxton, at 9.43 a. in., and arrives at Huntingdon, ; at 11 22 a. m. janlß.