Newspaper of Bedford Gazette, March 1, 1867, Page 2

Newspaper of Bedford Gazette dated March 1, 1867 Page 2
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fdfard (laaeiir. Friday Morning', -Mareh 1, 1567. AGEXTS TO OBTAIX KEIMCRIPTIOXS TO THE GAZETTE. Circulate your County Paper. The following named gentlemen hare been ap pointed oar Agents to obtain subscriptions to the GAZETTE. They are antborixed to receipt for as: Bloody Run —Jeremiah Thompson. Ray's Hdl—D. A. T. Black Monroe—Daniel Fletcher Coleoin —Geo. W. Deal, fI.P. Diehl. C. Valley —D. R. Anderson. A. Zembower. Londonderry —James C. Derore. Harrison —Geo. W. Horn. Juniata —John A. Cessna, Geo. Gardill. Srhellehutg —J E. Black. JSapier —John Bill, John TV. Bowen. Southampton —Wm. Adams, John Carender, Wetley Bennett. Union —M. Wertx. W. B. Lambright. M. TVoodberry—Wt M. Pearson. Daniel Barley. S. Woodberry —J.l. Noble, J. 8 Brumbaugh. Hopewell —W. A. Grore, J B. Fluke. Broad Top —M A. Hunter. Liberty— Geo. Roades, D. Stoler. Saxton —Charles Faxon. St Clair— John W. Crisman, Samuel Buckley. Snale Spring —Andrew Mortimore, J. G. Hart ley and M. S. Ritchey. W. Providence —Geo. Baughman, HomerNeice. THE Radical party from its very in ception down to the present time, has been a party of treachery and double dealing. It has never fought a cam paign openly and manfully, nevcs de clared to the country, before the elec tion, its real principles and purposes. The ultraism of its leaders needed only to be avowed to be repudiated by the people. Hence its uniform policy has been to deny the real issues and carry the elections on false ones. This it has done from first to last, with an unblush ing effrontery that baffles description. From 1856 to 1860 that party, through every authoritative channel, through its press and stump-speakers, its State: and National Conventions, solemnly declared tothe country that it intend ed no interference with slavery in the States. Mr. Lincoln, in his inaugural address, reiterated the same doctrines that had cheated the country into his support. Congress followed this by joint resolutions deliberately repeating the same solemn lie. The sequel is familiar to all. As soon as they had the country hopelessly involved in war, this party, false to all its pledges, but true to its secret intentions from the first, abolished slavery by a single stroke of the Presidential pen. They have always shirked the ques tion of Negro Suffrage and Negro E quality, and yet these doctrines are as much a part of their creed as the ten commandments are a part of the Bi ble. Their leaders have intended from the first, to stop at nothing less than complete social and political equal ity between the two races. Their de nial of this was only another instance of their cowardly mode of warfare. In this, as in every thing else, they have uniformly gone into the contest with an honest flag floating over a pi rate's deck, and thus achieved their victories. They have, however, at last seen proper to throw off their disguise and unfurl the black flag that marks the true character of their craft. Congress, at its present session, has established unqualified negro suffrage in the Dis trict of Columbia and in \ all the terri tories of the "United States. It has al so passed a law excluding the Southern States from the Union until they shall establish Negro Suffrage. These acts, it seems to us, render it impossible for the Radical leaders longer to conceal their real purposes from the people. The issues must hereafter be squarely met. It remains to be seen whether the country will indorse these meas ures ; whether this party of fraud, hy pocrisy and lies, can be continued in power after it has cheated and betrayed the great body of its own followers. THE Radicals in Congress have at last declared their deliberate purpose to exclude the South from the Union until Negro Equality is established by the several State Constitutions. In the meantime the Southern people are to be governed by the bayonet. Armies 'are to be quartered upon them, and the military is to be superior to the civil power. Military commissions with all their infernal incidents, are to take the place of Courts of Justice. Such are the provisions of the Military Subjugation Bill as it at last passed both houses of Congress. The infamy of this measure is unparalleled in the annals of oppression. Never before were a conquered and unresisting peo ple so mercilessly compelled to bite the dust. But one result can follow. A spirit of hatred and vengem e, the nat ural offspring of tyranny, will spring up all over the South. A dozen Po lands and Irelands are established within our borders, and standing ar mies are necessary to keep them in subjugation. God alone can foresee where all this will end. —A. H. Coffroth has been rejected by the Rump Senate as Assessor of Inter nal Revenue for the 16th district. Al fred G. Lloyd, of the 23d district, is in thesame'flx. They are not Radical enough on disunion and the darkey to get their bread and bitter. Rufus < bwope, of the 16th, and W. S. M'Caud less, of the 23d, have been rejected as eol lectors. EDITORIAL CORRESI'OXDEXCE. IIARRISBURG, Feb. 23, 1867. DEAR GAZETTE: —Having a few moments of leisure, I will jot down some desultory notes touching things at the State Capital. The legislature is not in session at present, having ad journed on Thursday last to meet on Tuesday next. This adjournment, it isalleged by some of the majority, was effected because of the respect the Leg islature are supposed to entertain for the memory of thatold Virginia rebel, George Washington ; but it is shrewd ly surmised that since Andy Johnson's disquisition on defunct ducks, the Rad icals regard this as diesirac , and, there foie, think it best to keep quiet whilst its hours are passing. At any rate the glorious Twenty-Second was permitted to go by without any demonstration in its honor by the Radical Legislature of Pennsylvania. There is still some little talk about ! the Pittsburg and Connellsviile Rail | road bill which was lost in the Senate, | a few days ago. The bill will soon be ! acted upon in the House, but I think , will fail there also. There is a good ; deal of acrimony between the friends | of this bill and those of the Pennsylva | nia Railroad, and in the debate upon j the bill in the Senate, the Speaker was : frequently compelled to check Senators j in their attempts to reflect upon each : other's motives. It is a sad thing that i jealousy of sectional interests should thus divide and distract the counsels of the legislature in regard to railroad im provements, and the people should a i wake to the necessity of electing men j to that body whose broader views and earnest desires for the good of the peo ple of every section of the State will put an end to legislation which favors one locality to thedetrimentof another. I fear that there is but little prospect of the enactment of a Free Railroad Law. True, there may some law be passed which will bear such a title, but the bills which I find on the tiles of the two j Houses, professing to be "free railroad laws," would make an infinitely worse j system than that which exists at pres- j ent. One of them, for instance, pfopo- j ses to erect a "Railroad Bureau," the j "Comptroller of Railroads," to be ap-! pointed by the Governor. There is j too much one man power in this to be a safe measure, and at any rate we want j as few bureaux in this country as possi ble. There are generally too many j drawers in such institutions to suit the i pockets of the people. Another bill (the "free railroad" law pur excellence) constitutes the Secretary of the Com monwealth the head of a railroad de partment, and requires that fifteen thousand dollars of stock shall be sub scribed for every mile of railroad to be built, ten thousand dollars of which must be subscribed and ten per cent, of the ten thousand dollars paid up, be fore permission will be granted by the Secretary of the Commonwealth to a ny company to act as a corporation. This bill, also, makes the members of companies individually liablefor every responsibility incurred by such compa nies. I should like to see the railroad that will be constructed under such a law as this. If we are to have a "free railroad law" at all, let it be free in the true sense of the term. Let us have no Railroad Autocrat at llarrisburg, but, as railroads are a public blessing, let us have a law which will permit a nyman, or set of men, under proper restriction, to construct all the railroads they please. If we cannot have such a "free railroad law," it will be infi nitely better to have none at all. There is not much said about the pro posed Constitutional Convention. The Radicals are very reticent in regard to the matter. Ls there any doubt that such a body should assemble? I think not. Our State system needs remodel ing. The local interests of this great Commonwealth are so various and di versified that justice to all of them de mands that communities rather than counties or municipalities, should have representation in the Legislature. A gain, the office of Auditor General should be abolished, and instead there of, a board of State Auditors should be erected, to consist of two persons, both to be chosen at the same election, and each voter to cast a ballot for but one of them. This would operate as an effect ual check to all partizan white-wash ing Of the plundering of the Treasury. Other reforms, of which I have not space to speak at present, would also engage the attention of such a body. I, therefore, hope, almost against hope, that the Legislature will yet adopt a call for such a Convention. I have just learned that Gen. A. 11. Coffroth, Assessor of Internal Revenue for our district, and Col. R. C. Svvope, Collector of Internal Revenue lor the same, have both been rejected by the U. S. Senate. lam sorry for this, per sonally speaking, as they were both excellent officers and good friends of the subscriber. I cannot see why the Senate refuses toconrfim the appoint ments of President Johnson, as their refusing to do so does not restore the Radicals to office, but operates only to give the vacant places to other friends of the President. There has been lately some legisla tion for Bedford county, among which I notice the passage bv the House of the bill to incorjK>rate the "Morrison's Cove liailroad Company," which com pany, I understand, is to build a road to connect Wood berry with Newry, Blair county. I must close. An re voir. B. F. M. —The lihode Island Radical State Convention nominated the following i canidates. For Governor, General Burnside; Lieut. Governor, William Green; Attorney General, Colonel Win. Sayles; Secretu ry. of State, John R. Bari lett; Treasurer, George W. Tew. f-The New York Tribune, the orgi n ' of those who are continually clamoring . j for protection to home interests, is : Sri uted upon imported paper. Why pn't it practice what It preaches? XEW.N ITEMS. 9 —Artemus Ward has left London and gone to the Island of Jersey. —The Indians on the plains have ta ken over three thousand white scalps this season. —A heavy emigration of whites and blacks has set in from Virginia to Mis souri. —I u Holyoke tMass.) schools they pun ish refractory pupils with doses of cay enne pepper. That ought to make them smart. —There are nearly twice as many newspapers published in the United States as in all the rest of the world to gether. —lt takes more money to run the "negroes' wardrobe" than it did the whole Government when Jefferson had hold of it. —The President has nominated Syd enham E. Ancona, one of the Pennsyl vania delegation in Congress, as Naval Officer in Philadelphia. —Mrs. Lucy Stone Blackweil will soon address the New Jersey and Ohio Legislatures in behalf of woman suff rage. —Mr. Pelot's juvenile male school in Augusta, Georgia, have contributed their little mite, $lO, to the relief of Jefferson Davis. —The rumor that Banks had joined the Congressional Temperance Society excites his constituents and an investi gating committee is talked of. —Mrs. Henderson of Wisconsin, was severely injured by drinking lye which was offered her by some one who play fully represented that it was beer. A malicious lye. —The Democracy of Altoona have elected their whole borough ticket. In the surrounding township the Radical majority was decreased 123 votes since last fall. —A woman, wearing the pronounce able name of Mrs. Lebbeuchuer, in Milwaukee, tried to poison herself and two children, being jealous of her hus band. Purging produced recovery and repentance in each case. —Botts has just received a horse which was stolen from him early in the war. His loss is the beast's gain. If Botts was disconsolate without the horse, how happy was the horse to he free from Botts. —The Wabash River is reported to be higher than ever known before. On the Illinois side the flood has almost reached the of the houses, and it is reported that steamboats are running over portions of the prairies. —A photograph has been taken from the body of a deceased literary man, wljo died on the 17th of Februray last, and who was embalmed by a certain method introduced in Paris by a Dr. Marina. When thebodywasexhumed, some months afterwards, it was so sup ple and life-like that it was dressed in the clothes worn during life and photo graphed, as an advertisement for the embalmer. THE LADY'S FRIEXD FOR MARCH, 18G7. —"The Truant's Return," a beau tiful Steel Engraving, leads off this number of the "Queen of the Month lies." Then we have the usual elegant and refined Steel Fashion Plate, and a number of Patterns for Spring Dresses, Promenade Toilettes, Laps, Ac. The Music this month is "Tillie's Passed Away." The literary matter is made up of the continuations of the novelets of "Orvilie College," and "How a wo man had her Way," both of which in crease steadily in interest and attract iveness—with shorter articles, Editori als, Receipts, Fashions, Ac. The pub lishers announce in addition, novelets by Amanda Douglass and Frank Lee Benedict. They also announce, in ad dition to the Wheeler & Wilson Sewing Machines, a splendid list of new pre miums, including Silver-plated Tea sets, Cake-baskets and Ice-Pitchers, Sil ver and Gold Watches, Guns and Rifles, Clothes' Wringers, Melodeous and Or gans, Appleton's. Cyclopedia, Ac. A beautiful steel engraving, 2(5 inches long by 20 inches wide, called "One of Life's Happy Hours," will be sent grat is to every single (, and to every person sending a club, speci men numbers of the magazine, con taining the particulars of the premium offers and the reduced prices to clubs, will be sent on the receipt of twenty cents. Price (with engraving) $2.50 a year; four copies (with one engraving) $6.00; eight copies (with extra maga zine and an engraving) $12.00. One copy of Lady's Friend and one of Sat urday Evening Post (and one engra ving) .$1 00. Address v Deacon A- Peter son, 610 Walnut St., Philadelphia. JOHN W. BOW EN ESQ., is a regular j lv authorized agent for this paper, and ; will visit our friends throughout the county, for the purpose of makingcol leetions and taking suhscritions. We hope that his calls will be responded to in the proper spirit. We havesome SO,OOO on our books, SI,OOO of which we need very badly to pay a debt we owe in bank. In fact we must collect, and if mild measures will not answer our purpose, we will be compelled to resort to harsher ones. There are many per sons who pay promptly. To such, thanks ! There are more who do not. To such, duns, and finally writs. We desire to oppress no man. We are wil ling to be liheral to those who are in straitened circumstances. But if me do not heed our request to settle, ifthey treat our call for payment with con tempt, they have no further claim upon our generosity. We have given away enough in onr business to keep a small family five years. If we are to contin ue that sort of work, we want those who can pay to coine forward and do it, and those who can't, to step upland settle. Of course, we don't refer to those who do pay. If this be not at tended to soon, we will see whether "some things can't be done as well as others." CONGRESS. SENATE.—The President was reques ted to inform the Senate whether any salary has been paid to Mr. Ilarvey the United States Minister to Portugal, since ; the passage of the Diplomatic Appro ' priation bill of July 2oth, 1866, The bill to quiet land titles in California, and al so the bill to amend the act providing for the safety of passengers in steam ves sels, were taken up and passed. The Clerk of the House, at 12.40 P. M., an nounced that the House refused to con cur in the Senate amendments to the bill providing for the establishment of military governments in the Southern States and asked a committee of confer ence. A motion was then made by Mr. Williams that the Senate should insist on its amendments and appoint aeom mittee. After a long and spirited discus sion, in which Messrs. Williams, Sum ner and Fessenden spoke in favor of the motion, and Messrs. Conneas, Sher man, Lane, Wade and Brown against it, themotion was withdrawn. The mo tion was then made that tiie Senate in sist on its amendments. Messrs. Sher man and Trumbull then made speeches in favor of the motion. At the close of Mr. Trumbull's speech a warm discuss ion sprung up upon his having stated that theFreedmen's Bureau bill was not executed by the President. Mr. Cow an denounced the habit of tiie Senators from Massachusetts (Wilson and Sum ner) and Howard, of Michigan, of re citing to the Senate accounts of alleged murders ond outrages on the freedmen in the Southern States, which he bow ed to be wholly unfounded. A vote was finally taken on tlie motion that the Senate insist on its amendmentsand it was agreed to. The Senate then took a recess until 7} o'clock P. M. j keening Session. —A number of bills i were reported from the Committee on j Military Aifairsand passed by theSen l ate. Among them was the bill prohibi ting any system of peonage in New Mexico, or in any other Territory or State. A bill providing for the tempo rary increase of the pay of officers of the army was also passed. The Senate soon after adjourned. HOUSE.—The House resumed the consideration of the bill to establish military governments in the Southern States, the question being on the mo tion to concur in theSenateamendments thereto. A vote was taken and resulted yeas 73, nays 98, so the House refused to concur, and a com m i ttee ofconference was ordered. The report of the com mittee of conference on the disagreeing vote of the two Houses on the hill to regulate the tenure of certain civil offi ces, making the tenure of Cabinet offi cers during the tenure of the President appointing them, but making their re moval subject to the approval of the Senate, was agreed to. A communica tion was received from the Secretary of State, statingthat the States of Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Minnesota and New York have given official notification of their adoption of the constitutional amendment. A despatch was received announcing the death of Samuel Down ey, the last surviving soldier of the Revolution. The House concurred in the Senate amendments to the hill pro viding for the election of a Congression al printer. The House then went into Committee nf the Whole and took up the Army appropriation bill. This hill appropriates over twenty-four million dollars. Pending its consideration the House took a recess until 7.30 P. M. Evening Session. —A message was re-, ceived from the Senate announcing the refusal of that body to recede from its amendments to the bill establishing military governments in the Southern States. * The resolution introduced by Mr. Banks to send relief to cer tain Sout h ern States was taken up and passed. The House then went into Committee of the Whole on the Army Appropria tion bill, and after some time spent thereon the committee rose and the House took up the message of the Sen ate, insisting upon its amendments to the bill providing for military govern ments in the Southern States. A mo tion was made that the House recede from its disagreement, and concur in the Senate amendments with an additional amendment, providing that no person who is unable to hold office under the bill shall be allowed a seat in the con stitutional convention or permitted to vote for memb. rs of such convention. A motion to lay the bill on the table was voted down. A number of dilatory motions were then made. Pending the bill providing for the establishment of military governments in the Southern States, a motion was made to concur in theSenateamendments. A motion to lay on the tab'e was voted down. A number of dilatory motions were then made, and finally at ten minutes past eleven the House adjourned, s with the understanding that tiie vote on the motion ponding shall be taken to-day. SENATE.—Several bills in relation to a flairs in the District were reported from the Committee on the District of Columbia. The Clerk ofthe Ilousean nounced the concurrence of that body in the Senate amendments to the hill providing for the establishment of mil itary governments in the Southern States, and also the adoption of addi tional amendments by the House. A long discussion ensued on amotion that the Senate concur in the House amend ments, and a number of speeches were made. Mr. Johnson,of Maryland, made a speecli in which, after a long eulogy of the South, heannounced that though he did not approve of the bill be would nevertheless vote for it. Withouttaking a vote tiie Senate took a recess until 7.30 o'clock I'. M. HOUSE.—The House resumed the consideration of the bill to establish military governments in the Southern States as amended by the Senate. A motion was made to concur in the Sen ate amendments, with the amendment ottered last night by Mr. Wilson of lowa, declaring certain persons iueligi- ;

ble to seats in State constitutional con ventions, and also depriving them of the right to vote for mem lie rs of such conventions. An amendment was otter ed by Mr. Shellabarger, of Ohio, as an addition to Mr. Wilson's amendment, providing that all governments formed in the States shall be regarded as tem porary and subject to tiie control of the United States until such States shall be admitted to representation in Congress, and increasing the number of persons who are to be disqualified from holding office. The previous question was then demanded and seconded on Mr. Wil son's amendment as amended, and a vole was taken which resulted in the adoption ofthe amendment—yeas 1)8, nays 70. The Senate amendments as amended were then agreed to by a vote of yeas 125 to nays 46. The bill to reo.- ganize and equip the militia was then taken opandan amendment was adopt ed providing that companies of the Na tional Guard might be organized within the late insurgent States, to be compos ed of loyal men without distinction of color. These regiments shall he under control of the military commander of tiie district, who shall exercise the same powers as are exercised by Governors ofStates over tiie militia. The bill was then recommitted. A bill was also passed extending the provisions of the army bounty bill to sailors and mar ines. A bill was passed authorizing the j distribution of one hundred and ninety | • thousand dollars among the officers and crew of the United States steamer Kear sarge for the destruction of the Confed erate cruiser Alabama. The Army Appropriation bill was taken from the Committee ofthe Whole and reported to the House. The bill was passed after some discussion by a vote of yeas 88, nays 32. Communicationswerereceiv ed from the Secretary of the Treasury in relation to the taxes paid by national banks, and from the Postmaster Gen eral in reference to the removal of clerks in the Postoffice Department.! The House then went into Committee of the Whole on the Internal Tax bill. A tax of $5 per thousand was imposed on cigars of all descriptions. The tax of 50cents per gallon on bjandy made from grapes was stricken out. Several other amendments pfnogeneral impor tance were adopted, and the House then took a recess until 7.30 P. M. Evening Session. —The House in Com mittee of the Whole resumed the con sideration of the Tax bill and. several amendments were adopted. The House then adjourned. SENATE. —A bill was passed transferr- i ; ing the Government property at Camp | ' Chase to the Stute of Ohio as a home! | fordisabled soldiers. A bill was passed i I authorizingthe refunding to the nation-1 ! al banks any excess of duties paid by them on the presentation of proper i vouchers. The Senate went into exe cutive ses ion and at its close took a recess until seven and a half o'clock P. M. HOUSE.—The Committee of Ways and Means reported a bill to provide ways and means for the payment of compound interest notesand to prevent a further contraction of the currency. A long discussion ensued, and Mr. Ste vens offered an amendment providing "that tiie Secretary of the Treasury is hereby authorized and directed to re deem the compound interest notes, with the accrued interest thereon, and to is sue therefore United States legal tender notes not exceeding one hundred mil lions of dollars." The amendment was adopted. A vote was then taken, and the bill, as amended, was rejected. The vote was, however, afterwards recon sidered, and the bill was recommitted to the Committee on BankingandCur rency, and was immediately reported back to the House with the second sec tion, which forbids the retiring or can celling of greenbacks, stricken out. The bill was then passed by a vote of yeas 95, nays 64. The bill, as passed, directs the Secretajy ofthe Treasury to redeem the compound interest notes, with the accrued interest thereon, and to issue therefor legal tender notesto an amount not exceeding one hundred millions of dollars. The House then took a recess until 7.30 o'clock P. M. Evening Session. —The House went in to Committee of the Whole on the In ternal Revenue bill, and after making some changes, adjourned. SENATE.—The resolutions ofthe Leg islatures of Rhode Island and Wisconsin ratifying the constitutional amendment were received and placed on file. The joint resolution authorizing the estab lishment of ocean mail service between San Francisco and the Hawaiian Islands was taken up and passed. The joint resolution appropriating the additional sum of ninety-three thousand dollars to enable the United States to be properly represented at the Paris Exposition was then*taken up. One hundred and fifty-six thousand dollars has already been appropriated for this purpose. Af ter a short discussion the resolution was passed—yeas 26, nays 10. The Senate then adjourned. HOUSE.—The Legislative, Executive and Judicial Appropriatron bill, with the Senate amenduiv nts thereto, was taken up and the i louse refused to agree to the amendments providing for with drawing the publication of tiie proceed ings of Congress from the Congressional Globe. Several other of the Senate amendments were rejected and a com mittee of conference was ordered on the disagreeing votes. The West Point Appropriation hill for the year ending ing June 3, 1868, was taken up and a committee of conference was ordered on the disagreeing votes ofthe two Houses. The bill making approoriatiou for the consular and diplomatic expenses of the Government was taken up and con currence was asked in all of the Senate amendments except the one providing for the payment of the Minister to Por tugal. A motion to reconsider the vote by which this amendment was non concurred in was laid on the table. The House then went into Committee of the Whole and took up the Tax bill. A number of amendments were pro posed and adopted. They consist chief ly of additions to the free list. An a mendment was adopted prohibiting any tax being imposed on cotton grown in the United States after September Ist, 1567. A motion to impose a tax of five per centum on amount of income over 81,000 and not exceeding $6,000 and ten per centum on incomes in excess of $6,- 000, caused considerable discussion, which was still pending at 4.30 o'clock, when the House took a recess until 7.30 o'clock P. M. Evening Session. —Theselect commit tee on the alleged murder of Federal soldiers in South Carolina made a re port, in which, after a review of the cir cumstances of tiie trial, conviction and release of tlxe parties accused, they fur ther state that punishment for crime in the courts of that department cannot be relied on in casses where soldiers, Union men or freedmen are implicated; that justice is denied and offences go unpunished; that the only power which can accomplish any good is the military power, ana that the best rneasuje to se cure order is tiie bill just passed by Congress. A minority report will be submitted by Mr. Cooper, of Tennes see. The House afterwards resumed • the consideration of the Tax bill in Com mittee ofthe Whole. —A special despatch from England to the Toronto Globe announces the name ofthe confederated provinces to I be Canada. Upper Canada is to lie j called the Provinces of the Ontario, | and Lower Canada Quebec. The oth- j er provinces will retain their present! names. SPECIAL NOTICES. A YOUNG LADY returning to her country home, after a sojourn of a few months in the city, was hardly recognized by her friends. In place of a coarse, rustic, flushed face, she had a soft ruby complexion of almost marble smooth ness. and instead of twenty three she really ap peared bu t eighteen. Upon inquiry as to the cause of so great a change, she plainly told them that she used the CIRCASSIAN BALM, and con sidered it an invaluable acquisition to any Lady's toilet. By its use any Lady or Uentleman can im prove their personal appearance an hundred fold. 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Schenck's Mandrake Pills cure Sick Headache, and all disorders of the Liver, indicated by sallow skin, coated tongue, costiveness, drowsiness, and a general feeling of weariness and lassitude, show ing that the liver is in a torpid or obstructed con dition. , In short, these Pills may be used with advan tage in all cases when a purgative or alterative medicine is required. Please ask for "Dr. Schenck's Mandrake Pills," and observe that tho two likenesses of the Doctor are on the Government stamp—one when in the last stage of Consumption, and the other in his present health. Sold by all Druggists and dealers. Price 25 cts per box. Principal office, No. 15 North 6th street, Philadelphia, Pa. 4th A othtv. ALLCOCIC'S POROUS PLASTERS.— LAME BACK. New York, Nov. 23, 1859. T. ALLCOCK A co.—Gentlemen : I lately suf fered severely from a weakness in my back. Hav ing heard your planters much recommended for eases of this kind, I procured one, and the result was all I could desire. A single plaster cured me in a week. Yours respectfully, J. G BRIGGS. Proprietor of the Brandreth House. CURE OF CRICK IN THE BACK, AND LUMBAGO. Lyons, N. Y., July 4, 1862. Messrs. Allcock A co.:—Please send me a dol ar's worth of your plasters. They have cured me of a crick in my back, which has troubled me for some time, and now my father is going to try them for difficulty about his hean. L. 11. SHERWOOD. Dr. Green, No. 863 Broadway, New York, in forms us he sold, on Monday, June 22d, 1562, two plasters two a young woman suffering very severe ly from lumbago. On Thursday she called to get two more for a friend, aud then stated how the two she had purchased on Monday had relieved her immediately after putting them on, and cured her in two days ot a most distressing pain in her back and loins. Sold by all Druggists.* febloml CHILDREN'S LIVES SAVED FOR 50 CENTS. —THOUSANDS OP CHII DREX DIE ANNUALLY OP CROUP. —Now, toothers, if you would spend 50 cents, ard always have a bottle of Dr. Tobias : Ve -1 nitian Liniment in the house, you never need fear losing your little one when attacked with this com plaint. It is now 19 years since I have put up my Liniment, and never heard of a child dying of croup when my liniment was used; but hundreds of cases of cures have been reported to me, and many state if it was $lO per bottle they would not be without it. Besides which, it is a certain cure for cuts, burns, headache, toothache, soro thioats, swellings, mump l , colic, diarrhoea, dysentery, spasms, old sores, and pains in the back and chest. No one once tries it who is ever without it. It is warranted perfectly safo to lake internally. Full directions wiih every 00l tie. Sold by all druggists. Depot, 56 Cortlandt Street, New York. feblsw7 KNOW THY DESTINY.—MADAME E. F. THORNTON, the great English Astrologist, Clairvoyant and Psychometrician, who has aston ished the scientific classes of the Old World, has now located herself at Hudson, N. Y. Madame Thornton possesses such wonderful powers of sec ond sight, as to enable her to impart knowledge of the greatest importance io the single o r married of either sex. While in a state of trance, she delin eates the very features of the person you are to marry, and by the aid of an instrument of intense power, known as the I'sychomotrope, guarantees to produce a lifelike picture of the future husband or wife of the applicant, together with ihe date of marriage, posi.ion iu life, leading traits of char acter, Ac. This is no humbug, as thousands of testimonials can assert. She will send when d> sired a certified certificate, or written guarantee, that the picture is what it purports to be. By en closing a small lock of hair, and stating place of birth*, age, disposition and complexion and enclo sing fifty cents and stamped envelope addressed to yourself, you will receive the picture and desired information by return mail. All communications sacredly confidential. Address in confidence, MADAME E. F. THORNTON, P. 0. Box 223, Hudson, N. Y. marl, : 67yl WONDERFUL BUT TRUE.—MADAME REMINGTON, the world-renowned Astrologist and Somnambulistic Clairvoyant, while in a clairvoy ant state, delineates the very features of the per son yoa are to marry, and by ihe aid of an icstru ment of intense power, known as the Psychomo trope, guarantees to produce a perfect and life like picture of the future husband or wife of the applicant, with date of marriage, occupation, lead ing traits of character, Ac. This is no imposition, as testimonials without number can assert. By stating place of birih. age, disposition, color of eyes and hair, and enclosing fifty cents, and stam ped envelope addressed to yourself, you will re ceive the picture by return mail, together with de sired information. Address in confidence, MADAME GERTRUDE REMINGTON, P. 0. Box 297, West Troy, N. \ . marl,'67yl FREE TO EVERYBODY.—A large 6 pp. Circular, giving information of the greatest importance to the y vung of both sexes. It teaches how the homely may become benuti tul, the despised respected, and the forsaken loved. Noyounglady or gentleman should fail to send their Address, and receive a copy postpaid, by re mail. Address P. 0. Drawer, 21 fc marlm6 Troy, N. 1. THE HEAD OF A COMET, according to Milton, is rendered tenfold more terrible by its "HORRID HAIR," and there are thousands of fiery human heads which might be rendered charming by simply changing their tint to a mellow brown, or a per fectly natural black with CHRISTADORO'S HAIR DYE, It is ridiculous to carry into society a grey, saady or carrotty head, when five minutes would render it as attractive as Nature could have made it in her happiest mood. Manufactured by J. Chnsto doro, 6 Astor House, New York. Sold by drug gists. Applied by Hair Dressers. febioml LET THERE BE LIGHT.— The under signed has for sale township and borough rights for Dr. Vaughan's LIGHTNING LAMP, which was patented on the 6th of November last, and is pronounced the brightest und cheapest light at presence known to science. Those wanting rights, can obtain them by addressing the undersigned at Rainsburg, Bedford county, Pa. feb32ml C- F. HELTZEL. gWorttfttf at ptr. JOSEPH Wi TATE, ATTORNEY F) AT LAW, BEDFORD, PA., will promptly attend to collections of bounty, back pay, Ac., and all business entrusted to his care m Bedford and adjoining counties. Cash advanced en judgments, notes, military and other slaimi. His for sale Town lots in Tatesville. where a good Church is ereeted, and where a large School House shall be built. Farms, Land and Timber Leave, from one acre to 600 acres to suit pur ehasers. Office nearly opposite the "Mengel Hotel and Bank of Reed A Schell. April 6,1866 —ly J. MCI. SHARPE. E - R - KERR. SHARPE & KERR, ATTORNEYS AT LAW BEDFORD, PA., will practioe in the courts of Bedford and adjoining counties Of fice on Juliana St., opposite the Banking House of Reed A Schell. _ [March 2, '66. R. BITRBORROW. | JOHN LTJTZ. DU RBOR Ro W & LUT Z , ATTORNEYS AT LAW, BEDFORD, PA., attend promptly to all business intrusted to tl.eir care. Collections made on the shortest no tice. They are. also, regularly licensed Claim Agents and will give special attention to the prosecution of claims against the Government for Pensions, Back Pay, Bounty, Bounty Lands, Ac. Office on Juliana street, one door South of tho "Mengel House," and nearly opposite the Inquirer office. J" OHN P. REEDTATTORNEY AT LAW, BEDFORD, PA. Respectfully tenders his services to the pnblic. Office second door North of tho Mengel House. Bedford, Aug. 1. 1861. OHN PALMER, ATTORNEY AT LAW, BEDFORD, PA. Will promptly attend to all business entrusted to his care. Particular attention paid to the colloction of Military claims. .Office on Juliana Street, nearly •pposite the Mengel House. Bedford, Aug. 1, 1861. I7SPY M. ALSIP. ATTORNEY AT LAW, BEDFORD, PA. Will faithfully and promptly attend to all business entrusted to his care in Bedford and adjoining counties. Military laims, back pay, bounty, Ac., speedily collected. Office with Mann A Spang, on Juliana street, t :o doors South of the Mengel House. Jan. 22, 1864, ~ _ M KIMMELL. | J W. LINGENFELT2U. it LINGENFELTER, IV ATTORNEYS AT LAW, BEDFORD. PA., Have formed a partnersh ! p in the practice of he Law. Office on Juliana street, two doors South •fthe 'Mengel House," (V 11. SPANG, ATTORNEY AT X LAW BEDFORD. PA Will promptly nt tend to collections end all business entrusted to his onre in Bedford end pilioioing counties. Office on Juliana S.veet, three i.oers south of the "Mengel House," opposite the residence of Mrs. Tate. May 13, 1564. B. F MEYERS. | J- W. DICKERSON. MEYERS & DICKERSON, AT TORNEYS AT LAW, Bedford, Pa., office same as formerly occupied by Hon. W. P. Schell, two doors east of the GAZETTE office, will practice in the several courts of Bedford6ouu ! y. Pensions, bountr and back pay obtained and the purchase and salt of real estate attended to. [mayll,'66. JOHN H. FILLER, Attomeyat Law, Bedford, Pa. Office nearly opposite the Post | Office. [apr.2o,'66.—ly. and dentists. DR. GEO. B. KEE LEY, having permanently located in ST. CLATP.S VILLE, tenders his piofessional services to the citizens of that plaie and vicinity. nov2'66yl W\V. JAMISON, M. D., BLOODY , RBN, Pa., tenders his professional servi ces to the peop'e of that place and vicinity. Office •ne door west of Richard Lnngdou s store. Nov. 24, '6s—ly DR. J. L. MARBOURG, Having permanently located, respectfully tenders his professional services to the c'tizens of Bedford and vicinity. Office on Juliana street, eactsiue, nearly opposite the Banking House of Reed A Schell. Bedford, February 12, 1864. 3. N.HICKOK, | J. G. MINNICH. JR., Dentists, BEDFORD, PA. Office in tbs Bank Building, Juliana St. All operations pertaining to Surgical or Me chanical Dentistry carefully performed, and war ranted. Tooth Powders and mouth Washes, ex cellent articles, always on band. TERMS—CASH. Bedford, January 6,1865. •rpRIUMPH IN DENTISTRY! TEETH EXTRACTED WITHOUT PAIN, by the use of Nitrons Oxide, and is attended with no danger whatever. TEETH INSERTED upon a new style of base, which is a combination of Gold and Vulcanite ; also, upon Vulcanite, Gold, Platina and Silver. TEMPORARY SETS inserted if called for. Special attention will be made to diseased gnms and a cure warranted or no charge made. TEETH FILLED to last for life, and all work in the dental line done to the entire satisfaction of all or the money refunded. Prices to correspond with the times. Ijp* I have located permanently in Bedford, and shall visit Schellsburg the Ist Monday of each month, remaining one week ; Bloody Run the 3rd Monday, remaining one week ; the balance of my time I can be found at my office. 3 doors South of the Court House, Bedford Pa. nov.l6,'6i>. WM. W. VAN ORMER, Dentist. D R. H. VI RGIL PORTER, (late of New York City,) DENTIST, AVould respectfully inform his numerous friends, and the public generally, that he has located per manently in Bloody Run, where he may be found at all times prepared to insert full or partial sets of his BEAUTIFUL ARTIFICIAL TEETH on new and improved principles. Teeth filled in a superior manner. Teeth extracted without pain. All operations warranted. feblstf p R. ANDERSON, Licensed Scrivener and Conveyancer, CENTITBVILLB, BEDFORD COUNTY, PA., will attend to the writing of Deeds, Mortgages, Lenses. Articles of Agreement, and all business :suall.v transacted by a Scrivener and Conveyan :cr. /The patronage of the public is respectfully solicited. April fi, '6tHf- 1 Q/*7-BLACKWELL A CO., have jO O | now ready their revised Catalogue of 1867—Newspapers for 1867, containing all the IH67—principal Publications, for which they re -1867 —ceive Subscriptions at the regular rates, and 1867—0n many of them offer the advantage of 1867—subscribing for 3 months. Send for a o-^py 1867—containing full details of our admirable 1868—system of operation. We refer to the Put 1867—lisher of this paper. BLACKWELL A CO.. Office, 82 Cedar St., New York. janlm3. BOX 4298 p. o. PERSONS knowing themselves in debted to us for advertising Administrators', Executors', Auditors' Notices. Orphans' Court sales and other gales of Real Estate, and for printing bills, Ac., Ac., will please call and settle lor the same, as all such advertising and printing should be CASH. MEYERS A MENGEL Feb 16. '66—tf. rpHE Local circulation of the BED | FORD GAZETTE isl.irger than that of any o,ber paper in this section ol country, and tucrelore of ers the greatest inducements to business men t fdvertise in its IETTER HEADS AND BILL J HEADS, and ENVELOPES for business men, printed in the best style of the art, at THE GAZETTE JOB OFFICE. EVERY VARIETY AND STYLE OF JOB PRINTING neatly executed at low rates at THE BF.DFORD GAZETTE office. Cell and leave youv orners. ri TERMS for every description of Job 1 PRINTING CASH! for the reason that for every article we use, we must pay cash; and the cash system wi'l enable us to oo 6ur work as lew as it can be done in the cities. 1 ITCH! ITCH! ITCH! ITCH!— Scratch Scratch! Scratch WHEATON'S OINTMENT will cure Itch in 13 Hours. Also cures Salt Rheum, Ulcers, Chilblains, and nil Eruptions of the Skin. Price 50 cents. For sale by all druggists By sending 60 cents to Weeks A Potter, sole agents. 170 Washington street Boston, it will be forwarded by mail, free of post age, to any part of tho United States. fuaß,'66.-iy.