Newspaper of Burlington Free Press, November 25, 1836, Page 2

Newspaper of Burlington Free Press dated November 25, 1836 Page 2
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chair, amended so as totako effect from Us . iL ! r. .1 n I n II passage, rcau a miru Surplui Revenue on motion ot Mr a u ihnnnnate resumed the considera tion of this subject, the question being the same ai at !ho adjournment laat evening! I.. Mr. If. -hard moved to commit the bill for further amendment, bill committed to Mr H.. amendment concurred in, when the bill was read a third time and passed. Those .vho voted in the affirmative are, Messrs, Barnes, Beckwith. Bell, Brings, Grundy. Hebard, Henry, Howe, Hubbel, Kcycs.Kitismnn, Merrill. PalmeriPiernoint, Ranney. Sheldon. Smilic. Tenney, Water, man, Watson, Young, 21. Those who voted in tho negative are, Messrs. Con verse, Hammond, Miller. Phelps, P6rtcr, Steele, Van Sicklen, White, 8. Hooys Bills passed Relating to pub lie buildings incorporating Manchester cotton and woolen inanufac. Co incor porating Guildhall hndge Co, relative to transfer of turnpike stock to prevent for cible entry and detainer. Th? Senate returned ths surplus revenuo bill, with amendments, which wore concur rd in, 184 to 2 nays Mcssra Tracy and Whitney. The resolution for adjournment was re turned from the Senate fixing Friday (to tnrotow.) concurred in. So'colckPM. Smxte bills relating to the support of common schools, read a intra lime and pas ted. Tho president of the Senate being unwell and unable to attend, Mr Briggs was appoin ted president pro tern. Resolution by Mr Honry, for the preserva tion of pulio papers j passed, Silh from the house relating to tho Slate Prison, road a 3d timo and passed ; appro, priating sum mentioned for certain surveys, laid upon the table : incorporating the Man chostcr manufacturing Co. read a 3d time and passed. Resolution from the house, dooming the town of Dorset, Wallingford, Castleton and Rutland, committed to com. on finance. Resolution by Mr, Watson, tendering the thanks of the Sonato to the Hon. David M. Camp, as President of tho Senate, passed unanimously. Bills to pay Lcbbeus Edgerton 3,000 dol. lars, sent up from the house, nonconcurrcd. On motion of Mr Howe, tho Senato receded from its proposed amendment, and passed the bill. House Resolutions from Senato. appoint ing Mr Henry of Rockingham, Allen Ward ner of Windsor, and Chestor Baxter of Shar on, com. to examine property of state prison, ic and authorizing treasurer to arrange and file old papeis received from the lato stato treasurer: concurred in. The bill relativo to land tax notices was re lumed fiom the Senate with a proposal of amendment concurred in; also tho bill to pay Lebbeut Egerton, proposing $3000 non concurred in, 80 to 47 ; also tho bill increas ing salary of Judgos of supreme court con -curred in. Bills passed Authorizing Governor to dis tribute pieces of ordnace authorizing divis ion of pnblic lands in Lowell repealing part -of act allowing endorsees to maintain actions in their own names. The Senate returned the bill establishing certain salaries,having resolved to insist upon their proposed amendment ; the House resol ved to insist upon their disagreement. A message was received from tha Senate, thai lliey had receded from their amendment to the bill to pay Uebbeus bgerlon. Thrsoav, Nov. 17. Senate Evening Session The Com millet of Conference, made report, and rec ommended that the Senate recede from the vote raising tho salary of the Secretary of State, ana to aanere to raising me vote fixing the salary of the engrossing clerk, and to add g5 instead ol $50 to tho salary of the librarian; report of the committee concurred in. Bills making an appreciation for sur veys, reported, with amendments ; bill amended, bv adding appropriations for sur veys on the west eide of the mountain, and from Burlington to Connecticut river, through Montpelier, from Orleans county to Lake Chaniplain, and from Brandon to Lake Champlain, through Orwell, read a third time, yeas 17, nays 6, and passed; more effectually to prevent gambling amen ded, read a third time and passed. Bilk for the protection and education of apprentices, &c, read a 3d time and pas. ted. Resolution By Mr. Hubbell, providing for an exchange of Reports of the decisions of tho Supreme Court, read anu passed Messrs Pierooint and Hammond were appointed a committeo to inform the Gov crnor that the Senate, on its part had com pleled the business of tho session. Adjourned without day. House Evening session. Tho Senato returned the resolution dooming certain towns with amendment, dooming Wallingford and Rutland glOOO, and Uasllcton guuu concureu in. The com. on education reported that it is inexpedient to legislate at this time on the subieel of geological survey ot the late. Tho com. of conference on the salary bill reported against Increasing the salary in the bill of Sec. of 6tate in favor of pla cing tho salary of engros-sing clerk at 4175 and of the Librarian at $75: House concurred. Tho bill relative to common schools was read a 3d time and dumiised. On motion of Mr Brewster, a vote of thanks to tho Speaker for the able and im nartial manner in which he has discharged the duties of the chair, was unanimously adoptedto which the Speaker responded in an appropriate address. The committee on military affairs re nnriei! the reDort and bill on the militia law of the last session referred to the nptl aeision. Tho amendment of the Senate to the kill in nrevent cambline wero concurred in. a n.n.tmrn was received that tho senate had completed its business. A similar message was tent from the House to the Senate and uovernort anu On motion of Mr Foote, the House ad journcd without cay RECIPE TO CURE PORK HAMS. 7 lbs. call ; 3 ozs. salt-peire; 6 red pep niia A nallons water. Make -Tinkle according to these propor tions, sufficient to cover your hams well by .pulling the salt, salt-petre and peppers in to the water, cold from the well or spring, and stirring it well till tbo salt is nearly dissolved. Pack your hams in a barrel ur other vessel, and pour yonr pickle on them, stirring it well at tho time, that the undis solved salt may bo all poured to your hams. Be careful that they be all covered with the pickle, and kept so for six weeks ; then lake them out and wash or rinse them off in clean cold water, hang them up and lol them drain for a day or two, then smoke them with sugar maple or hickory chips or wood, green from the trco, which makes the sweetest and purest smoke of any kind of wood I am acquainted with, and makes it cntircrly unnecessary to put sugar and molasses in the pickle, as I used to do. My method of smoking is, il in moderate fall or winter weather, to make one smoke in twenty-four hours if in severe winter weather, two. Tho object to be aimed at in regulating the smoke, is, first, to make as little fire as you can, and make a good strong smoke second, to let your hams get thoroughly cooled through "after each smoke, before another is made. Every farmer who usos an axe, knows how rapid, ly a cold frosty axe collects pyroligneous acid, or essence of smoke. While hams are cold, they collect it as rapidly, and as they become warm it dries into them. If you increase the heat so as to make them drip tho fat, you lessen the weight of your hams and injure their flavor. With re. gard to the credit of my horns in market, I will only say that gentlemen in Cleve land, who have used hams of mv curinir. pronounce them equal to anv thev have ever seen, and they command the highest price in market. e. t'UUTK. Brooklyn, Ohio, Sept. 1836. THE SEMINOLE WAR. The want of any thing like regular com munication with the seal of war, keeps us in the most painful slate of suspense in ro. gard to tho operations of the army. It must be admitted, that the numerous ob stacles which are known to stand in the way of a successful and speedy termination of the campaign, arc calculated to inspire fearful forebodings of its results; and acci dent besides, has, we fear, done much to frustrate the well arranged plans of Cov. Call for supplying the troops in tho field with provisions. We have heard that considerable supplies were ordered early in the campaign to oescnllrom fat. Marks, to the Suwanee, and they did not reach their destination until weeks altor, accord ing In the most liberal calculation, they should have arrived. It is said too, that a great quantity of corn and other provisions intended for the army, was deposited in a storehouse at St. Marks: the house, which was built over the water, fell down with the weight which it contained, and the whole of its contents wero ruined. Then again the large steamboat Convoy, contain nga very lull cargo ot provisions, destined for Tampa Bay, sprung a leak, near this port, and put in here in a sinking condition nearly her whole cargo was damaged, and much of it entirely ruined ; and last of all i tht loss of the Lieut. Izard on the bar oflho Wilhlacoorhec. It is believed that the character, condi tion and resources of the Florida Indians are but little understood, except by those who have actually witnessed their mode of warfare. The campaign made by General Jackson against the Florida Indians, 18 years ago, when they were stronger than they are now, is often quoted to prove that the subjugation ol the oeininolcs is no such difficult mailer as it is thought ; but it should bo remembered that tbeir condition was quite different from what it is at pres ent. They were then banded together in small tribes. Every petty chief bad his town; the guides had no difficulty in con ducting Gan. Jackson jlirectly to them, in detail. Beside, they were not all un friendly to the whites. But now they all fight as one man. History scarcely fur nishes a parallel for the fidelity which these peoplo have show to one another. We hear ol no single inbtanco ot treachery or detection among them. fawce the war be gan, not one of the hostile has come out from among his brethren. 1 hey have no towns to defend, and their women and children prelect themselves by flight. The climate is their friend too. Summer, which brings disease and death to their pursuers, has no terrors for them, and they are stran gers to the rigors of winter. They have nearly 20,000 square miles in which in hide themselves, and the most satisfactory intel ligence as to where they were yesterday, affords not the least reason to believe that they may not be fifty miles from there to morrow ; while if lliey choose, the whole tribe may, in many places, lie within 100 yards of the whole army of the whiles. During Iho last campaign it is said there were many instances of this ; while tho whites were "stunning the drowsy car of night" wilh the chopping of trees, the building of fires, and the cracking of cart whips, and all sorts of noises; much upon the same reason, we suppose, that caused the fellow to whistle at the very top of his lungs to keep away tho ghosts when he was passing a church yard. In this county, we are loo remote from the Indians to have experienced, or even felt the least apprehension of, tho actual disasters of the war; but it has neverlhe less pressed sorely upon us. Out of lees than three hundred men liable to do milita ry duly, we now have eighty in the field. Pensacola Gax, There is much truth and good sense in the following article from the Pennsylva nian : Betting on Elections. We have ob served wilh regret, that for some years past, the reprehensible and ruinous prac tice ot belling upon elections has been steadily but rapidly increasing. From small beginnings, probably among profes scu and active partizans, who soucht to strengthen their assertions, and give force to their opinions by trifling wagers, il now pervades eyery class of society, and the test of being sincere in political faith, lies inthcgreainessof the amount which a man is willing lo hazzard on the result. The rich and the poor, as shown by the election just passed, are equally affected wilh the mama lor political ueiiing. ro ine extern of their means, and in too many instances, far bevond their means, they were not onlv ready, bnt eager to back their favorito candidates with heavy risks upon their ca pabilities for running, as if an election for lbs public servants of a free people, stood upon a par wilh a horao rice, and the ex. ercise of the proudest attribute of a repub lican was merely a test for deciding a gam bling question. Tho importance of tho Doint at issue, tho policy of our own Gov ernment, the public good, tho welfaro of our institutions, seem in a measure to oe lost sight of in the general desire to make money without laboring for it, to fill the nackct bv undisguised Gambling a species of gambling, in its ultimate tendency, of me worsi ocscripuuii. They who would shrink with repugnance from tho idea of belting upon a race; from hazarding their means upon the turn of a card, or the throw of a die, havo no hesita tion in openly doing tho same thing upon the result ofan election. They would turn with horror from the threshold of a gaming house and consider it derogatory to be S3en in company with men known to be in the habit of freauenlincr such establishments. They are anxious for tho suppression of the roulette table and the larro bank, as subversive of the morals of society, and re pleto wilh the most dangerous effects; yet they will openly and with exultation dnin their pockets to the last farthing as a stake upon tho People's sense of tho merits of such or such an individual who may be brought forward as a candidate for of fice. It is idle to talk of protecting the morals of the community by penal enact ments against gaming, while such practices arrest the attention at every turn. Licens ed houses of play throughout our cities could not operate more injuriously. In fact, tho evil thus arising might bo less; for, as things are at present, no place, not even (he fireside, is free from exhibitions of a gambling spirit. It is constantly be fore the eyes of the young, the rash, and the inexperienced; and if it is not already, there is reason to fear the time is not far distant when it will be converted into an engine of political power, and be used as an instrument of baneful effect upon the purity of electivo franchise. Should it con. tinue to increase, as it will if not checked by public opinion, it Is not easy to assign limits lo its corrupting influence. Examination of a witness. Judge. What is your business, sir ? Witness. Nothing in particular. Judge. You do not appear to be a man of property how do you get your bread ? Witness. I sometimes get it ol Air. Humbert the baker, sirand sometimes Judge. Stop sir. Understand my ques. tion. How do you support yourself ? Witness. On the chair, sir, in tho day lime ; on a bed at night. Judge. I do not sit here lo trifle. Are you a mechanic.' Witness. No sir. Judge. What are you then .' A Presbyterian, sir. Judge. If you do not answer me I wi have you taken care of. Witness. 1 would thank your honor to do it; Tor the times are so hard that 1 can not take care of myself. Judge. You work around tho Wharves, 1 suppose. Witness. No sir you cant set around them without a boat, and I dont own one. Judge. I believe you are an idle vaca bond. Witness. Your honor is very slow of belief or you would have found that out oeiore. Judge. What do you know of the case now before the court? Witness. Nothing sir. Judge. Then why do you stand there ? Witness. Because I have no chair to sit in. Judge. Go about your business. Bost Galaxy. The following statistics we think will be interesting to our readers, we took them from the New York Sun. Great Britain National Debt g3,. 490, 896;763 Annual Revenue 228,849, 600 Population without colonies 25,000, 000 Army in peace 90,519 in war 378, 370 Navy in peace 610 ships in war 1056. Russia-National Debt $200,000,000 Annual Kevenue gS'AUUU.uuu t opulation in Europe and Atia 46,000,000 Army in peace 600,000 in war 1,100,000 Navy 150. France National Debt $460,000,000 Annual Revenue $157,760,000 Population 35.oou.uou Army in peace au m war 320,000 Navy in peace 329 ships in war 354. Austria National Debt $300,000,000 Annual Kevenue 853,000,000 Population 34,500,000 Army in peace 271, 404 iu war 750,504 Navy 72 ship. Prussia National Debt 8114,840,440 Annual Revenue 30,477,600 Army in peace 165.000 in war 5?4, 4su ships 20, Turkev National Debt $36,000,000 Annual Rcvenne $11.200.000 Population (Europe and Asia) 21,000.000 Army in peace uo,uuoin war xuu,uuu ixavy in peace 80 ships in war 160. Manufactures, sic in ureal Llrilain consumption of cotton 230.000,000 lbs. yielding an annual value of $160,000,000 employing 800,000 hands and 80,000 power looms, Woollen manulaclures 396 000,000 employing 500,000 persons. Meialic ware, annual value guu.uoo.uou. employing 050,- 000 hands. Linen manufactures $68,000,- 000 employing 300,000 hands. Malt liq uor 9.500.000 bbls value $120,000,000. Candles $16,000,000. Soap 1,600,000. Total value $593,000,000. France total annual value 01 ine above manufactures including silk $300,. 000.000. Netherdands and Belgium. Total anual value $130,000,000. Prussia. -Total annual $59,000,000. United States 800 cotton factories with 1,240,503 spindles, 33.500 looms. Total value of cotton manufactures 36.. 000,000 employing 62,000 hands. Woollen manufactures annual value $40,000,000. employing 50,000 hands. Annual value of glass manulaclures $3,000,000--Paper $7. 000,000. Various other Manufactures $35,ouu,ouo. total $101,000,000. DtliDFUL ACCIDENT BV GuNrowntl The Portland Advertiser gives an account of 1 : 1 1 -j , ... 1 1 1 . . liuriiuio ubiueui wmcri IOOK place last week in the store ol una U, Bolster, in Rum ford. "Mr. Bolster had just been gelling a elock of goods in bis store, aad among tha ar- tides was a cask of powder. His customers had been trying the powder, and nau leu some particles upon tho lop of the cask. Mr Bolster's boy, nino years old, in order In amuso himself, and iu tho absence of his fath er, took a coal offite, and thus set the parti cles in a blaze, Two other young lads wero also in the store. Tho whole cask of powdor immediately ignited. Half of the store was blown into tho Androscoggin, and tho other half Into the stsect, the roof tumbling down in the middle. Mr Bollser's boy was imme diately killed. Ono of tho other young lads had hia arm broken, and llio third was severe ly burnt. The goods in tho store wero gical ly damaged." A good Wive. A man was lately im prisoned in Rhode Island lor theft. His wife went before the legislature in full session, stated to them that she had four children nothing to eat but Indian meal, and that her husband was able to work and was good to his family. She offered to remove wilh him from the state if they would consent lo his release, and she pleaded so well and looked so well, that they let the man go. American Enteiu'mse in Egypt. As a proofofthe hinh estimation in which the mechanical genius of our country is held in the dominions ot tho l'acha, an advertise mcnt is now in course of 'publication by several ofthe New York papers, requiring millwrights and engineers "in fit up anu manage a steam rice mil in Egypt; also a cotton seed oil mill." The advertisement adds, "none but native Americans, of good character Sic. will be engaged." Compliment to oun Manufacturers. We learn from the New York Express that Mr. J. C. Hcdenbers. of Newark, some time since executed an order from England for a buggy. The gentleman to whom it was sent was much delighted with it, and informed his correspondent hero that a friend of his was also much pleased with it that he lias ordered a foe simile to bo buili there, cost what il would. A handsome compliment to Yankee workmanship and ingenuity." "Why is it," said a gentleman to the au. thor ofthe ProphelofSt. Paul's,"that you do not cause your lato work to be bound in calf, as you did the copies of Seriorious?" 'For two reasons, my good fellow," was the reply; "first, because thero is calf enough in the work itself; and secondly, be causa I fear your ikin might be put into re qutsilion." rhil. Inquirer. FRIDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 25. The result ofthe Presidential Ejection is yet doubtful and that doubt now rests on the result in NonTir Carolina. With N. Carolina, Mr Van Buren is beyond doubt elected; without it, he is certainly defeated by nineteen electoral voles. The returns from this Slate are at present somewhat conflicting, and not altogether what we had reason, to expect. The Journal of Com merco gives returns from nearly half the counties in the State, which show a Van Buren gain of 1500 since the Gov. election, when, it will be recollected, the Whigs po ed a majority of 5000. The next mail will probably bring us information decisive of the result. Thus far the Whigs have carried all the Stales they claimed pressed Van Buren hard on his own ground, and taken New Jersey by storm. Make room for Aeto Jersey. Contrary to all expectation, the Whigs have carried New Jersey by a handsome majority. And what is of more importance, they have elec. led their whole delegation to the next Con, press, and filled one vacancy in the present Three cheers for Iho "Jersey Blues." Massachusetts holds fast to the good faith. The Whig electoral ticket has prevailed there by nearly or quito eight thousand. Rhode Island gives a majority of two hundred for Van Buren. Connecticut (official) 628j Electoral Election. By the Consti lution ofthe United Stales, the Electors of President and Vice President of the United States, assemble at the Capitol of each Slate on the first Wednesday of December and vote, by ballot, for President and Vice rresiuent 01 ine uniicu states, nne o whom at least shall not be an inhabitant of the same state wilh themselves. Thev must name, in their ballots, the person vo led for as President, and in distinct ballots tho person voted for as Vice President uisunct nsis must bo made 01 the persons voted for as President and Vice President which must be signed, certified, sealed, an transmuted to Washington, directed to the President of the United Slates. Th President of iho Senate, before tho Senal and House of Representatives, opons the certificates and the votes are then counted He who has the greatest number of voles if Buch be a majority of the whole number of Electors appointed, shall be President if no person have such a majority, then from the three highest candidates tho Hous of Representatives shall choose immediate ly, by ballot, the President. The votes are taken by states, each state being entitled to but ono vote, and a majority of all the states are necessary to a choice. There seems lo have been an unaccount able neglect of the late election in N, Car olina. In many counties, that gave two o threo thousand votes at slate election hardly as many hundred were given Co electors; and in some inetancci tbe poll were not opened at all. This is what has rendered the result even doubtful. State Nomination. A stale conven tion was holdon at Montpelier on Thursday evening of last week, at which' Messrs. Jenison, Camp, and Clark, were nomina ted for re-election to (heir present offices. Gov. Jenison appears to have been very popular with the late legislature, and has secured a largo share of the confidence of II parties. The Legislature. On Thursday eve adjourned without day, after a session of live weeks and one day one 01 the longest ever holden. iakirg into consideration the circumstance that a new organization nd order of business was necessary that comparatively litllo has been deferred to another ECBS'on and the surplus question we are bound to say that the session has ot been prolonged without reason. 1 lie number of public and private acts passed is 701. Watchman. The following are the provisions of three ofthe prominent enactments. The SunPLUs Bill provides that the Treasurer of tho State receive (he money nd distribute it among the several incor. poratcd towns in proportion to the last census. Th-) towns to call special meetings nd appoint commissioners to receive it when received, to loan it and appropriate the interest to the use of schools, but if any town choosot to let the money remain n the treasury, it can do so and receive the interest from the treasurer. The usury law, repeals all former acts on the subject and provides only for the legal interest without any penalty for taking excessive; but the aggrieved can, after paying extra interest, prosecute and recover the usurious part with costs. The act in relation to negotiable notes prohibits all pleas in offset by the maker of Iho note after they are negotiated or unssed nto a third persons hands, which, wo bo ieve is the law and practice in most of the blates. Tennessee. The Legislature of Ten nesseo adjourned on the 26th ult. A law passed, appointing the Governor, Comp troller, and Treosurcr, Commissioners lo receive the Stole's portion of the Surplus Revenue. It is lo bo deposited in the Un ion Bank and Planters Bank of Tennessee. The Banks are to give bond, receive it at their own charge, repay it when demanded by the Secretary of the Treasury ofthe U. Slates, and pay an interest to the Slate of five or six per cent per annum. It is not staled how the interest is to be applied, Maryland. The friends of order will observe with satisfaction tho nrosnect which Mr. Linthicum'i letter furniches ol the speedy termination of the anomalous difficulty which has arisen in Maryland from the violence of party spirit, inflamed by party demagogues. One more elector only is now necessary to constitute a quo rum of the college and effect an election of the Senate; and we cannot doubt that there are others who will concur wilh Mr. Linhiicum, and repair lo the discharge of their duty. Tho fulllowing is Mr. L.'s teller to his recusant brethren: Gentlemen: Believing that Ihe course we adopted in seceding from the Electorul Collugo was expressive of thn wishes of a majority of tho People of Maryland, but not having been sustained by that major ity, and being at all limes willing to submit in Ihe will of the people, I have deter mined to obey this will a expressed by the votes of the November Election, and i-hall repair to Annapolis on Friday, th 18th inst. end on the I9lh qualify as an Elector of the Senate, and I invite you to meet me there, for llie purpose of joining in making quorum. I am with much respect, Your obedieni servant. Wesley Linthicum. VERMONT. Official canvass of votes for Electors of President and Vice President. Majorities Counties. II. 1260 2272 3SS6 2769 1GS4 2003 1913 1360 9i9 10S1 1410 164 239 V. n. 1099 1450 1433 1272 939 1641 1927 1062 970 873 102S 193 143 II v. Si. Bennington, Windham, Wiador, 161 822 2448 1497 745 362 293 208 382 91 Holland, Addison, Oiange, 'W.oililiigton, Cliilti-uden, Franklin, Orleans, Caledonia, 14 21 23 63 Essex, Grand Isle, 20.990 14039 7014 ,M.ij. fur Harrison ticket, 6951 At home. Mr Van Buren received only 200 majority in his own city, (Albany) while Gen. Harrison received in Cincinati nerly one thousand majority. These two cities are about equal in population. PROCLAMATION. The goodness of God calls for our gratitude; at that season ofthe year when the earth hath yielded of its fuhess to the labors of the husbandmen when plenty smiles and pros ptrity attends us, and when the blessings of health so generally, prevail, it is peculiarly ujipropriate that we unite in a thank-offering to the Ruler of the Universe : To present tucli an opportunity, 1 do, in com pliance with llie 1 equasl of llie Senate nnd House of liepresenlaiiies, hereby appoint Thursday, the 1st day of December nexi.'io be oberveil throughout this Slate as ailay ofpu&ftc thanksgiving, praise and prayer. Let the people on lliat day, laying aside every thing inconsistent wilh in duties, as semble in their several places of public worship and in n devotional manner, present their ascrip tions of fervent gratitude nnd praise to that GOD. whose kindness and mercy have ever been so sig nally manifested towards us, and while in this unit ed wanner, we recount his continuous favou and blessings, and remember mercifully llie Inhabitants of Ihis Stale have, for the jear past, been preserv. ed from disease mid death, let in not be forgetful, that for all ihis we are indebted lo lliat Almighiy Being who spake the world into exigence, nnl whose parental kindness enables us thus joyously, lo partake of hi bounties. I. nil ..... mi.:! ..In nn. for our civil Institutions fur our religious liberty and endeavor lo excite in ejcli oilier a friendly al for promoting and extending iliese relations; for perpeiualing these institution.-; nnd for dissem inating (liis liberty until their influence slid 1 1 be seen and felt by the whole family of men. Let us pray lor our rcuers uiai mey may uo men whose paramount desire shall lie to establish and fouler ihoie nrincinlcs of reliclon. virtue and high minded patriotism, uhicli constitute I lie fuundatien of our Republic. We are eminently blessed. We hae reason to give thanks 1I1.K while many nations are in daiknesi and ignorance, we have llie Gos- pel of our KedeeMKH, uliicli saveth horn sin: lliat while the emeimnenls of llie old world aro groaning under the influence of despotism, bigotry ana eunersiinoii, um iiieinmiun!, icluiciu u, litii liberty and religious liredom. Let us ihank CJod for our literary privileges and piay lliat all our schools and seminaries of learning may lie fountains whence shall issue pure slioams, watering nnd refiesliing lite whole land our children may lli-re be early Inuglit lliat revereuce lo God, honor to parents, respect fur 1 e- ligion, subordination to Ihe mas auil n due regard for lliose administering iliem. lire llie brtclilt-ft or naments to youth, the richest inheritance lliey can possess. And dually, let us thank God, for llie philanthrop ic enterprises of llie age, and earnestly pray for llie continuance of his, beneflcient smiles, lill nil op pression and violence shall cpape, and mild and peaceful influence of love in all shall liernme univer tally predominant, and llie whole worlJ be filled with Ins praise. Given under mv hand, in Executive Chamber at Montpelier, tills feurieenili day of November, in the jear ofour Loid one ihousand right hundred' and ihirly-six, nnd of llie independence of tha United Slates, llie sixty first. SILAS II. JENISON- By the Governor, Geo. 11. AUNSEn, Secretary. Political Economy. A new work, en. tilled Studies on the Wealth of Nations, is just published by Mr. Louis Say, at Pa ris. This is said to be in some respects a new system of political Economy, remark able lor its 6implctity and the logic by which it is sustained. COLD WINTER IS COMING. Cold Winter is coming take care of jour toes, Gay zephyr has folded Ins fan, His lances u're coucli'd in llie ice-wind lhal blows fc'o mail upas warm as you can. Cold Winter is coming lie's ready In start From his dome 011 the mountain afar.' He is shrunken and pale-he looks dole lo llie liezrkj'. And snow-wreaths embellish his ear. Cold Winter is corning Hark ! did je not hear The blast which his herald has blown! The child, en ofNaltue all nemlile in fear, For 10 them is his power made known. Cold Winter Is mining there breaihes not a flowV, Though sometime llie day mav pais fair ! The hue is remoied fiom ihe lady' loyu bower, Lea it coldly be louched by the air- Cold Winter is coming all atrip! are the groves The passage liinl h.i.len, a way; To llie lovely blue south, like n tourist he roves, And returns like llie sunshine in .May. Cold Winler is coming lieMI breathe on llie stream. Ami the bane of peirific Ineaih Will seal up llie w.iters, till, in ihe moonbeam, 'l liey be tlirlsss, as slumber or death ! Cold Winler is coming nnd soon shall we see, fin planes, by lint iiiiiiu,, Jark Fron, Fine drawings of mMiiiiain.sirc-im.iowerund ties Frumcd and gldted loo uiihoiu any cost. Cold Wintei is rominj ye delifale fair, Take carr, when join Iijsoii jou sip; Drink it iuick,anil don't talk. lest he come unaware and turn il lo ice un jour lip Cold Winter is coining I charge jou again .Muffle warm of ihe ijiant beware fiiu. He's so liraie, ihat 10 suike ihe ig hero he' He's so cold, he'll not faor the fair. Cold Winter is coming lie said so before, It teems I've 1101 much else to say : Yes, Winter is coming and God help the poor ! I wish it was going aw a v. News Expected. It has been a mai ler of some inquiry, what has become cf Mr Vnn Ness' "baggage." Some havo thought thin the Editor ol the Sentinel had it in safu keepingothers that it was electioneering in New York, and iithcru still that it had gone on to Washington to claim a seat, while Mr Barber main tains that he saw it not long since up Salt River, directed lo "H. Lnwry & Co." We are inclined lo credit .Mr Uarber's statement, from the circuuututice of the direction; for, Mr Van Ness is a man of 6timu sagacity, ami undoubtedly foresaw totere his political friends would he about this lime. Hut all doubts will be removed in a few duy.J, as the consignees aro about making a trip lo the head waters of that celebrated stream in search of il. They will sail early on Thursday morning. We beg them lo remember us lo ihe few Whigs along shore, and inform them about the New Jersey election. MARRIED. In Berlin, by the Itev. Mr. Smith, Mr Jonathan Hart, of this town, lo Miss Ahnira M, Jones, of the former place. At Walpole. by Rev. .Mr. Bigelow, Mr Comfort Wetherbee, of Dedham, to Miss Unity Fisher of W. There's Comfort In Unity, In eiery community. When fislitd fur hv jnung nr by old ; May lliis Fisher't be doubled. And in winter not troubled, Should llie ever so cold I DIED. In ibis town on Wednesday morning, TuoUAS Reed Esq., of Jericho aged 56. At Bradford, on the 29th Oct. Harriet A. Johnson, aged 14. Information Wanted. MARY WATERS, a stranger in a strange land, is anxious lo obtain informa tion of her husband, William Waters, who came into the States from Quebec, about six weeks since. Any information concern ing him will be thankfully received, and rewarded with, at least, the fulness or a who's and a mother's gralitude. She may be found at the houtc of Nicholas KilleM near the lake.

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