Newspaper of Burlington Free Press, December 20, 1844, Page 1

Newspaper of Burlington Free Press dated December 20, 1844 Page 1
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I n n GS.ORY or .sAn'nuT t lu b w e f a n b NOT n o r.T n -.a BY H. B. STACY. B II II L I N fi T ON, V E R M 0 N T, F R 1 1) A Y, DEC E M B E R 20, 1841. VOL. XVIII....N0. 21) si X HARD WARE. S Tit ONUS & CO. now nllt-r purchasers nn ex tcnsiie nssoi uncut of shelf Hardware, consisting in pari of; as follows, to wit ! House Trimming. 1.10 Dot. Wake's Latches, ussotted 9izes. 3'jl) it.iz. cast and vr-1 iron, mr. nnil broad Uutts, 1200 gnus American " Premium" Screws. Waku's I'.-c Helicon Latches, with brnsi and rose wood knntis. Pierpomt if- Ilotchkiss's Mineral ICnnb,n new anil beautiful unods, with full plate, half plate, and bronzed cscu chenns. Illake's Mortice "O. JC 1 Locks. 1 & II.' Mortice Locks nnd Latches, Mortice Latches, and stop La'chrs. Do. Cntla-o Loiks and Latches niul Cottage Latches wi h niincrnl and I lass knobs. Plate Lock plaied, I ra-s, bronzed, and Jet Key hole I's iitchcnns. Patent turn Un ions. Jap'd, Mahogany, tlrassand Glass Knobs. Brass and Jananrd Cupboard n.rlchcs. Uoor pulls, for flour, talcs, drawers, ipe. Axle pnl lies, various sizes. Window blind bulls and las tcnins. Window nnd door serines. Ilcll pills, cranks, staples, nnd .prims. Tower's flit piin. necked nnd mon'.cy tnil butts lint tuns. II a i nnd cloak do. Sash fasteners, cupboard Locks, brass fljsh bolts, &c. Also, Cutlery. Table nnd dessert knives and Forks, in great vari ety, in dozens, and setts of 51 picres. t'nrvers, siecls, Itrcad knives, liilcbcr knives, "hears, scissors, pen and pocket knives, snoe do, razors, if-c. Alsn, Saddle!) mid tlarucs Trimmings. Saddlo trees, O12 do. stirrups, saddln mils and rinns. Huc'.les, nl s nnd patterns, luass and jap'd. Iling-, Terms, Ga nnd pad books, sicl, Pad loops niiil sr-irws, nrn-imi nt. Ilnrness Inns nnd snallUs, moss, curled hair, patent leaiber Ilnmmcrs, awls, needles, sewing silk, pnnchc", Round knives, zein web, straining do, &v. Also, Trunk Maker's Hardware. Trunk board, bras, nails, trunk rivtts. trunk lock', catpet baj frames and locks, &e. Also, Carriage Hard Ware. Brass, plated and nnlleiiblo iron hub band". firm! and narrow Lace nnd tnllis, India IJubbcr Cloth He'd nnd plain, Apron rings, Knobs, Lacenails, Axle notts, Washers, Whiffle trio staples, hold-back Irons, Varnish, if-c. Also, Joiner, Carpenter, and Cabinetmaker's Goods Plain Irons, sinjle an I d ih'iV, C tisls, g )ti!-rs, ail per?, aui'cr bins, devils, try so, nrcs, file, rennpasstjs, dividers, trimblcis, hammers, patent lirad awls, plated nnd iron braces, bitts, hand nn I panel saws, ba -k saw-, iron equate-, le v. wood rule-, baud vices, tab'o butts, bed screws, cic. Ac. Also, Kitchen :'tini!turc. Kire irons, sure pins, nri.l irons, Hasting Irons enameled preservintr kettles, copper and iron tea ket tles, sad irons, crind s'nnes. niasliu kettles, spiders, iinn spoons, jap'd limps, iron candlesticks, steel aids, house bells, cj lie nulls, occ. S;c. ALSO. Miscellaneous floods. Chest hinges, pew door bulls, back flips, chrst han dles, fhuilur eeri'ws, n' 11 1 ilis and pi. lies, pailloC'S, chest locks, cubhoard locks, wood snvs. pruning Itniies pntlv knives, tap-i measures, halierand tiaco chains, cut bri Is, lacks, runner nippet s, bred awls, n-it eiac.kers, horse riis. ini'l fi'es, brushes, planter iter and brick trowels, bcl'ows pipes, eoppir wire, rut nn'l mo a traps, s,.'m1i bi Us, 'i-a bi lis, ltiasnitd pew ter f 1 iceis, inolassos n, s, I niter Irycrs, horse car !s, curry combs, rbuk mils, awl., nojer handles, ctnssel do, iicrciission caps, powder flask , tea trays, books nn 1 humi's, hooks -in I staples, slates, thermometers , s arcs sp ,';, -hav's, ilraw shaves, sand paper, elue pms. shoe tacks, .Imp pinccts, alloc thtcail, llumbhs, s iu'I'ts, iron and br iss screw pullies, ox balls, shoe h onniers, i'-e d-c. The ah ivp L'oorls widi many not mcnlhned will be Plbt nn ve-t . .'Oi 11101a Oeil'IS 111 Hard V ire fumishi-d with Ooor triinuiins, Itutls. Hi reus, and ma nv other etnia .it New Voik and Huston 1 rices Nov. ZO, IS II. 20 A C MID. BRINSMAID & I5R0TIIERS "IF'.SI!IH to inform their cuslomcr nnd ihepubhe i.s cenera iy 111 11 ineir wui'er moci; 01 iioous will lm found unusually extensive, rood and cheap. Jluch time and enrb has be mi spcu; in solc.-linir. and havina made a varied an I biauliful assortment of the difl'-rent kinds of Goods which aic expected to bo lounct nr our whilst we do noi c-ii ct to have every thinq'that is called for, we would say that mtr nsiortincut is bet ter than ever, r haia ad led ninny new arlich s nev ei bo'nre kept, and ilicv were bouuht at low prices nnd will bo sild decidedly loa, niuc 1 lower than ev er sold in town. Ci03ICro G3.L Wp would mrtinil:irly inviip nil win. vili a tmv tlie very 01 fitii'icil Mihnjrnnv frnmeii I,nnkini; Glat. f-c. Iire anil snnll mz-s wiih nnc nr iwo plntes, to lnok a' o'ir ii'irnnent, we Ih'IJiac c Invu llie must extensive ami hc r?ry HiTpt t, TEA A. I) .COFFEE POTS. Tea Pols for n fee fhil incs. In this lute wo shall of fer Ten Pols, Cnndlesiitks, Lamps, Cups, Spool in,' ,nT'S, '""''r "ntnniin jn-ttil; lira's , uou 1 1 1110 ' ' - .1 1 1 1 " j ( 101 , ,iii.:t s 1 1 1.1 y 111 11, u n savins Iry loniiins ai ours lu-iore i,cv Inly. Gold and Silver WATOIIHS will l.e oll'eied nt v.ry low prices according to tmy. Our nssor'nicnt of La dles' nnd Gentlemen's Umu'S. Pins, nnd llioeches, will be found vcryntlrnclive. Gold nnd Stone llrnee Jrls, of very pre'ty styles, Also, Hair Itrnctlels with Gold clasps nnd snaps. A ereat anelv of Stone lirooches for tidirs and G iitleni.-n, Gobi Thimbles, Snaps, Clnsiis, Kir Ho. pa and Ituias, (iolil Chain nnd Kevs of various pntierns, A arcat variety of Pius and Locket for hair and miniatures. JET flOODS. A b'-niiliuil lot of Jet Hosoms Pins, Uings, Hracelets, Chains, Snaps, ('l isps, Ilnir Pins, ,".c. 11 a 111 1'ixa, ifc. Gold nnd Silver, Gill, .let and linn Hair Pins, Head and Xcck Ornnnrenis. Il ilhon, llujles, Pccds, ir. for trimming Head and Neck dresses, lionuct holdtrSjif-e. (,- o i, n i' 1: a s . A few dozen at wholesale and retail. 200 of Iho very best "Gernme."1 nnd "Terry and An drew's " lirass Chirks 111 finest O. G. .Mnhonaiiy Ca ses warranted of the best quality made, sold by the box or single very low, o a xns, A new nnd splendid loi of Canes of all pattern.. Crooks, Ivory nnd Silver Heads, f.nadeil Heuls, Sword Canes. Ac Penilca for Canes bv tho dozen. DijACKisa .j- uiiusiins. Day nnd Martin's Liquid lllncking, Paste Blacking, Klastic Wnler Proof llkickinir. CliriMiiKis &iV!v Vcav's Pri!.ciils. A great vnriety of pleasing Toys, Games, Puzzles, Conversation Cards and Fancy Articles will bo open td in time fur seleciin. wonn noxs. Rosewood Work lloxcs will be sold much lower than we ever had them before. Sit fining Soups, $r. Olcopliane, Chinese and Verbena Cream, IS'aplc, old brown Windsor, while- Windsor, Castile, Oxy genated, Naval and .Military and rill Iho most appro ved Soaps. IlAZOllS S- STRAPS, Of most kinds in use, cheaper than ever. I'liUSII F.S of nil kinds. TKA TRAYS AND WAITKRS, of new and bcauli ful pntierns. TAIIU: MATS. Oil Cloth and Willow Table Mots. Cut) Mats, eve. VA1UETY. Nursery Lamps, Wooilen Spoons, Puller Ladles, Cheeie Toiisicr, llread Toasters, Curium nnd Quil linn Tunc. Iliitnnnia nnil nirlhern lied Pun. Sick Cups for ficdina llio sick, Sonp Cups nnd Dishes Tooth Itrinh Dishes. I nrlluro nnd llrilannia Suit Cups, Pritannia Spittors, Gravy nnd Soup Ladles uou opuuiis. LAMP GLSSF.-S AVn WtCk'S. For most rill kinds of Lamps, including thu Chemical and Cninphene. A crrnt manv new articles not .n.Jmn nt ivlilel, mnkrinur slock very full nnd compleie and we are anxious in KCJI n uur. Jiov.G. I.'3 IIRINSMAID & nilOTIIRR". Plaster. 100 Ton Nova Scotia Plaster. br Nev. II. (7) STRONCiS &. Co. VI3HSUS IN DlUKKN'S IMIOSII. Mr. Ilnrnp, llio autltur of "I tic Living Arc-," in Ins notice of Dickens, nnlcs a fiup;tilar pcctl liarily in the metrical nrrangcmunl of borne nf his Eenlelices. "A curious circumslanrp (says lie) isnbsorv able in a fjfeat pnrticui nf llie fcciics last men. tinned, wlncli it is possible may have been t lie result of linriiinnimis accident, nnd the author not even subsequently ftilly cnntfpious nf it. It is that they arc written In blank verse, nf irregular luetic and rhymes, which Sntitbcy and Shelly, and fnme ntbor pools have occasionally adopted. Tito passage properly divided into lines, will stand thus : NCM.Y'S PON'llKAIi. And now the be I the bdl She bad so often beard In tilpbl anil day, And listened 10 with solemn pleasure, I'Ven as n living voice Kims its remorsehss P for her, So young, so beautiful, so cood. De-repit ne, nnd vicorous life, And bloomiii2 youth, nnd hclphss infancy, Pouted forth nn crutches, in the pride of strength And health, in the full blush Of promise, the mere dawn of life To father round her tomb. Old men were there, Whose eye. were dun And senses fnilins Grand dames, who mi-ilit have ditd ten years ngo, And siill bun old the deal, the blind, the lame, The palsied. The living Iend in many shapes nnd forms, To see the closing of this early grave. What wa the death it w uld shut in, To that which still could crawl nnd creep nbovc it! Along the crowded path they I ore her now i Pure as the new-falliii snow That covered it: whose day on earth Had been as flertins. Under tint porch, where the had sat when IIca-.cn In nieicy brought her 10 that p ncclul spot, She passed nr.nm, nnd the old church Hectived litr in its quid tliado. Throuodinut the whole of the above only.tw,, unimportant words have been omitted 111 and its; "jinml-i'.imos" has been rnbslituleii for "(jratid. mothers," and "e'en" for "almnjt." All that rrtn.iius is exactly as in llin nrifrinal ; not a ninglo word transposed, and the ptincluatioti the same to a comma. The brief homily that con cludes the funeral is profoundly beautiful. Oh ! it is haul to take to heart The lesson that such deaths will teach, Hut L'l no man reject it. For it is nno llint all must barn, And is a iniehiv, uuiursul truth. When deal!) stit'.ts down the beautiful nnd young, for every liaede form from which he lets The pariiuz spirit fiee, A liiind'id v irlues rise. In shapes of limey, charity and love, To walk the world and bless it. Uf every tear That sorrowing mortals shed on such green graves, Sonicgood is born, some yeiithr nai in e comes. IS'ut a wind of the original is eliaiictl in the above qiiointions, which is worthy of the best pissa;;e.-i 111 Woidsuorth, ami thus, jncctiiijr cm the eeinmon .;rouud ofa deeply trulliful ecnti ment, the two most unlike men in the literatuie of the country are brought into tho closest np-pro.-.-imalion.. Somethino; of a similar kind of versification in the pto-e may bo discovered in chapter 77 of " il iruaby Huibn." '1'he follow in,' is Irnin the concluding pamgrapli of "Ntrlt. o!,ts ,icl:!eby" : 'I ho grass was green above the dm.l boy's grave, Trodden by feet so small and light, That not a daisy dropped its head I!cnoi:h their pressure. Throii-jh all iho spring and summer time G-ulandsof frc-b IIoers wnalhed by infant hands Ucsled upon the stone. To theto selections of Mr. llornoV, many as curious might he adileil. As all nur readers nnj not have observed this cause of the smoothness with woich many passages in Dickens's wri- ,ings fall on llio ear, we havo thiill-lit tho.. abo.-e worth trrnsrribiug. A friend has c.illei' our attention to thus'! winch follo.v, from the Attiorican Nolo. We copy them verbatim, giving, however, to the words the arrangement ol verse : NIAGARA. I think in every quiet season now, Sell do those waters roll, nnd l.np, and roar, And tumble all day long j Siill are the rniribonB spanning them A bunJre fat below. Still, when the sun is on ihcm, do theyshino And grow hl,o molten uold Still, when the day is c.luomy jn tbcy fall Like snow, or siem lo crumble anay, Like the limit of n arcat chalk cliff. Or roll adown the nek like den e while smoVe. Put always does the mighty stream appear To die ns il comes down ; And always frum the unfathomable grave Atises ill n t tremendous ghost of spray And mist which is mur laid : Which has haunted this place Willi iho same diead solemnity, finee (Silliness brooded on the deep, And that fnsi flood bifoto the Dthn-e Light Came rushing on Creation nt tho word of God. To any one who reads this wo need not sav that but tbrco lines in it vary at all from tho closest requisitions of an Iambic movement I he measure is precisely of the kind which .Mr, Snuthey to often used. For tho reader'n con venience, we copy from Tluiaba his well re membered hues on night as an instance " How bcautif.d is Night I A dewy freshness fills tlie silent nir j No mist obscures, nor cloud, nor speck, nor slain Itreaks tho sereno ol heaven. In full orbed glory yonder Moon divino Rolls through I lie dark blue depths, lieneaih her steady ray The desert circle spreads, Liko the round ocean, girdled with tho sky. How beautiful i. Night 1" From llio American 'Notes wo extract tho following passage, only changing its form, as in lines on Niagara : " Cant as wo may (says Mr. Dickon.) anil as wo shall to the end of all things, il is very much harder for tho poor to bo virtuous than the rich, ami the good that is in llieur shines tho butter for il." And, in another etrahi, ho roiiiiiiues, in prose pruned vcrto "In many a noble mansion lives n man The best of husbands and of fathers Whose private worth in both capacities Is justly lauded to the skies Put bring bint hero upon this crowded deck Snip from bis fair young wife her silken drcsa And jewels unbind her braided hair Stamp early wiinkleson her brow Pinch her palt) cheek With earn and much privation Array her faded form In coHM'scly patched "attire Let there bo nothing but his love To set her forth and deck her out And you shall put il to the proof indeed. " So change bis station in the world Tli.it be shall sea In those yonni' lliinis who climb about bis knee, Not records of his wealth nnd name, Put hull! wre'tlcrs with him for his daily bn ad. So tinny poachers on bis seunty meal, So many units lo diu.h His every sum of comfort, Arvl fjiiiber to i educe its small amount. " In I rtii of the endearments Of childhood in its sweetest aspect, Heap upon him nil ils pains nn I wants, lis -le' lussos nnil ills, Ils frcifiilnc-s, rnpr.ee, and q'ieruiou endurance; Lu its pratile be. Not of inonging infant fancies, Put of cobl, nnd thirst, nnd hunger And if fatherly affection Outlive all this, "And he bo patient, watchful, tender, Carclul of his children's lics, And mindful nlwnys of their joys and sorrows Then scud him back lo Parliament, And pu'pit, nnd loquaiter se-sions, And when he henrs fine talk Of the depravity of those, who livo From hand lo mouth, and labor haul to do it, Let tutu sprnk up ns one who knows, And tell those holders furth that they, By parallel with such a class, Should be high .mgels in their daily live0. And lay but humble siege to heaven at last." The pasr-njres are in themselves so beautiful and valuable that we make no apology for copy, ine them, even to those who have analyzed Mr. Dickens's stylo of compo-ition, and are familiar with its secrets. Richmond Compiler. THE i)yPTED DAUGHTER. 11V MISS MAItfilA t'.ussni.i.. Concluded.) When quite young, Mr. Hoyden, in oppo sition to the wishes nf his haughty family, had married u gill of, what they termed, low extr.u'tinii, whose dazzling; beauty was equal led onlv bv her heurtlessuess ami her dtspo sitiiin for inttiotie. After two or three years spent in domestic contentions, she cloned with a fashionable foieigner, leaving bcliini her onlv child, a boy about two veins old. This deeply wounded her husband's prill nod his piidu ilone, fur them w.i no efTec- lion to be wounded, the inaiii.ign having been tilt; result of mere impulse. When left alone with his child, Mr Ilayden's character under went a modification. lie began lo love that child as he had never before loved any thine. And the bov ws worthy of his father s love. s he grew older, his character revealed none of his father's violent pride or his mo ther's spirit for intrigue. Always pleasant i ml unliable, always truthful and kind, Ins gentle, confiding manners won respect and love, even from his father's enemies, Ilu developed no exquisite tasle tor music and painting, and, ns manhood advanced, lelt nn infinite longing lo visit the cities of Italy, that holy land of the lino nits. Ilu dually ob tained a reluctant consent frum his father, and nfier wandering and enpiying through Italy and several other countries of Europe, hi' reluriied to Florence, to spend a mouth befiiie ho left for home. Mere ho formed an icqii.iintani'e with a Colonel Craw ford, an invalid English officer, and his daughter. ...in v,.i,iiiii .in. n,. ij ," , Jul,-, n iinni delicious twilight dream. Iler mind was a bright fountain of beautiful thoughts anil her In-art sympathised earnestly with all that was tine and pure. She was just such a being is should find a home in thu heart of Fran cis llayden, and " S lent as one who treads nn new f.illpn snow, Love came upon them, ero they were aw ire," The stars of the Itali iu sky never looked down on a happier heart th in his, when, on lite bonks (if tin Atoo, be won her promise to be bis own fin ever lie wrote tn his fa ther iinnictli dcly, giving a full ai-roiuil nf Mir's I'.iiiiiK, anil g bis emisent to his in n i i ioo. How imp itienily bo waited for a reply. It c.itno, but instead of llio consent which ho had anticipated, his fuller swore eternal h Hred to llie name of Craw ford, and bide him, oil the peril nf his r.urse, never In see the gill again, hut to return home in stantly. It w.is a near relative of Mary's father wilh whom Mrs. il.iydeu had elnped, ami his snn's proposal to marry into that family, had roused the tenible indignation of Mr. Ilayden's wounded prido, winch for years had slumheied. From hU father's leller, Francis fur the first timu learned tho fact of his niolhei 's elupeinent. Days anil weeks of iinguish fol lowed ils reception. Ho knew his father and felt that ho would be indexible ; but he loved Mary, and while, ho felt that she was innocent, he could not bo false to that lovo which, like a sweet flower, had gradually un folded to bless him with its inspiration. Ilu could not trifle with his relation to her, nnd n few weeks before her father's death they were married. Ilu wrole again to his father, informing him of his muriiage, giving htm his reasons tor il, defending Mary fioin his indignalion, and earnestly enlre iling his forbearance. In reply, ho received n considerable sum nf money, accompanied hy Ins lather s curse, and a tearfully uttered command, that he should never again prifsuiiiu lo return homo, or see his father's faro. " From that iiitie,"'added Dr. Seely, Mr. Uuyden h is not been heard to utter his snn's name. Francis finally went with his wife to England, bill, 1 supposo, his father has never Iii-iii i fioin him nnd knows not whether ho n still living." This disclosure suddenly opened up n now world of thought ami feeling to Clara.

Never before had sho really known the ex perienco of pain. Hitherto her lifu had heon like a summer day, with just clouds and tours t'tionoli to moke n ininlinw. Now tlmri' was ii rli m n sj c. ltisteml oftlM! warm Minns. plient of enjoyment slut li.til liteutlieil titnitl llieweiilllt tintl splendor with ivliirli she win surmunilotl nnil of which slut had regarded heiselfns mistress, it was r.altl nnd dorki Francis 1 1 n ilfii anil his innocent wife conic between lier nnil li.ipplness. Slin trsnlveil nt tmri' to do all lier in lu-r power to induce Mr. Iliiyduii to find nut tlie pl.ict! of his son's resilience ft nd sentl lor linn honie. Ur. nci'- ly warmly enfotiruocd lier purpose but ndvi scil her to muniioe with the utmost prudence, in litenkitio the mailer It) lilttl. 'You do not know tour cunidian ns I do, Cl.ini,' lie siid, 'ittiy nlliision to petson or cin iitnst.inres riniiiecled with Ins wife's mis roinhict , bus never foiled t)l'rousini him It) madness, tiutl tin- violence of his indignation is terrible. Time, has seemed to strengthen it. But he has a he.ut. Find the way to Itis heart and yon may succeed. We will tint despair in u cood cause. I have ncquain lae.ces in ICncland through whom I cm make inquiries. Perhaps it will be wise for you lo wail nwliile belnre yon speak lo linn, until 1 , havo obtained intelligence of Francis and his family. CI ir.i confided her purpose to Mrs, Morei and that l.idy sought lo dissuade her from it. on are vgrv foolish, tnv good Clara,' she urged; 'It is a long lime since tins happen- Mor it is the nest way. Poor hoy! who tale pi limed hy Air. llaydm.s guilty w tie, In qnuintunce began, hut one of the noblest and ctl. Francis may be dead. If living, ho is would h ive thought that Mr. llayden could get possession " of his properly. When he loveliest of woman. The inllowing winter probably provided for, us he has never up- net such a heathenish pint towaids his own ; found nothing could shake Claia's resolution, I she moved in llie brilliant saloons of Wash plied to his father. At any rate, you are a flesh ami blond. Hut you must be prudent, bis visils became less frequent, until at last, , inglnn as llie wife of one of the niot ndmiri little romantic, which in really meuns a little Clam. 'He that handlelh n inalter wisely in a short farewell note, he informed her led anil eloquent members of tin- House, foolish.' j shall find gund,' sailh the wise man. Try lo ! that ' his father, as the friend of the late Mr. She is again the mistress of great we'allli 'Hut how wrong it is to mo to have what soften the old man's heart. Who knows llayden, eunld not countenance his Conner- ! and also ati object of the most obsequious, belongs to another, and how dreadful it is for; what yearnings are locked up in his heart, lion with one who was determined to nrt in ' attention in the most exclusive riicles oi' a son lo bo cursed and cast offhy his father.' because his pride forbids him tn utter them, direct opposition lo that gentleman's often !' The Aristocracy.' But, her bean, thoiiIi 'Mr. llayden is a stern, violent man, when j Oh ! pride, ntitl will, and It itred, are (I.e. id- expressed wishes, Of contse, one who on w'tser and stronger now, is siill as pure and his passions are roused,' rnntinucd the bulv, ful things ! Vou will be a loser in this world's points of fancied duty was so very conscien- clear as it was when she lived with Aunt 'and must likely you will injure yourself, l goods Clara; yet, 'Butter is a little with liens as herself would at once see the neces- S illy Collins. Revfti'iired by hr depeti withnui benefiting others. "It is not wrong j righteousness, than great revenues without j sily of his resigning the honor of her hand.' i dents, idolized bv her famil v. nlwu) s ratry I" Id things take their course. Maiy i right.' The quick i usb of thu blond lo her cheek j inj light and gladness wherever she moves Crawfoiil's .relations in England nrepeuploj Clara now began tube almost impatient ' and brow as she read the insulting note was! she is, whether abroad in society or ill " tho of wealth and rank. Probably Francis's po- In hear the result of Dr. Seely's inqniiics. 1 followed by a Hood of tears. But her feel- Home" with beloved ones, wh.it'her husband si lion there is far supplier to what it would One afternoon the Doctor entered, and re- ings weto more that of ingenuous confidence , called her " thu very genius of happiness." have been h"ie. If he had cared much about t rptested an interview with her. Taking her ' painfully disappointed ll of wounded of- " his father's estate, he would have returned ' It ami in his he led her to a seal nnd then he- fertion." She had confided in him. She had before this time, and a return now would be'gan. ! given him her promise ami icgarded him 113 " ' "'"ors "f SliVSS !,IVC" "mplain an evil to his children. They would lose much more than they would gain. Besides, if your scruples rennin, you can divide the propel ly with them when you come into possession of it. On several nccisions, Mrs. More employ ed nil her art and eloquence in this manner, and tho igh she did nut succeed to change Clara's purpose, yet she succeeded to dis till b her feelings and make her verv uiihap- pv. Clara fell her sense of right discount- 1110 a would-be-heroine.' .......i.i, -.,i,u.,,1.tFuuiItii1. ged nnd oppressed, as it never bail been in ' 'You are well assured, then, that what you 81,0 h 1,1 '"'Vr hefuio been led to take an tho pure and moral atmospbeiu of her home purpose lo will not afTect your rel itiuns PX,cl 'lc-,'u,nl l",r foldings toward him; in Minden. with liim ? Pardon an old friend's blunt-11,"11"0"'' ber first emotion had subsi- Oned.iv, shn and some other young la- ness.' ded. slu; regaided bis note as a relief. She dies, (srorted by Waller Whitney and suve- 'Why should il ? I can scarcely pardon ' "i,s w"e "d began to tin- tal gentlemen," were returning from a walk' you for indulging iho thought.' ' , deistni.tl Unit her persistence in whit she As thev approached the house of Mr. Ilav 'What are vou about to do, Clara, mnv1 ;.m'lv. 'v:,s J.1-'"' hni l"-:iclv broi.ghU.er the den, thev observed a cib at the door, while entirely change vour position and prospect's i ll,,'T,,n", "l salvation from a marriage m . . ... t. " ... . ... . 1 tvllll'll kill, toll llir, l-mitrl l.rtt In,,'.. Iwt.it, l.o.i. nil elderly woman, whose dress, to sav toe Irtltli, was somewhat outre, was Mantling bv u trunk of very ancient anil peculiar appear- quence V once, which the cabmen It id just set down ! 'Oh, Doclor, you should be n ft lend lo en 011 the slops. Something hail genu wrong, 1 courage and strengthen me. I am resolved for the old lady was quite excited. 1 nt nnv rate to follow the first movement of my One dollar!' sin; exclaimed, ' one dollar heart. Evil spirits have whispered, and will for bringing 1110 and my trunk such a little tcaiis !' ' I never take any less for coming tills (lis-, tance,' said the man, 'itis only the usual fare.' j 1 Well, well, it is a monstrous price,' she answered, 'I wish I hid walked. More th in once in ol I Mis. Havden's dav, I have walked from thesteanibott to this very house. .1, ck .Sleison used tn carry tuts sunn trunk ' l, , ,,n( i,,. no, I lielteve it was the trunk I let iVionv never thought of cli nging me inure lli.ur nine pence tor carrying it. The Yorkers call ninepence a shilling. You never knew .lack did yon ?' ' Clara, CI ir.i Huntington,' exclaimed one of tin1 patty, ' do tell us w 1 1 : 1 ( gi olu.qiiu crea ture is ib it at your door V I Whv, sbu would answer for one of the wierd sisiers,' said Mr. Whitney, laughing, ' wh it i'li inn ran vou oppose to her spells, my f ilr Clara ?' ' Il is Meg Merrilies or the witch of Ve suvius,' ci ied another. II must not bu denied, lint Clara's face wa suddenly overspread wilh an emotion of f rise sli une hut, nit, how quickly it disap peared before nnolher mightier feeling ! Tears wein in her eyes as sho sprang for ward anil wound her arms around the old la dy's neck, fur she had recognised tho well known voice of Aunt S illy Collins. ' Whv, CI. no, child,' stid the good old la dy, 'Heaven bless you ! Where did you come frum i How you havo grown ! You look paler than you used to. But no,' she continued, as sho arranged her glasses, and made Clara stand back a few paces, (hat jIio might see her lo belter advantage, 4 no, I guess now, it is only beraiisn you stay in the hoiisu so much. All tho girls now-a-days look as if they grow in the shade.' After a brief introduction, Clara's com panions passed on. They all knew enough of Clara's history to compieheud llio scenes, but thero were two among llioin who had limited upon it with very difii-reut feelings. Onu was Mr. Whitney. Ho had looked on with a very unequivocal expression uf con tempt. Ho felt almost ashamed of his relation lo Clara. The oilier was a Mr. Edwards, who wason a visit to thu city. Ho had met Clara several times, and though not much struck with her appearance al first, had be gun to study her rather closely, and in so doing perceived the difference helween beau ty and loveliness. He had beheld lier re ception of Aunt S illy Collins, with a look of llio warmest admiration, lie walked on in silence a few minutes anil then said : Whitney, do you know what u noble girl Clara Harrington is,' 'Sho is not very wise,' was the reply, ' if she hid a little more solf respect, sho would cut all uch queer old friends us that.' (A llltln litrtril llil.iriliilinta tirtll innrin . She is an admirable clrl. It is an honor" lo! you lo bo deemed worthy of hor. That old lady is her foster mother, I presume ; and llio woman under whoso eye such a chnrac ter as Clara's was formed, merits revorence. Somi! of my best friends heot)! to the same class as that of the old lady, nnd God forbid, that I should ever cut their iicqiialii-tance.' None Cared lo question lite earnestly ex pressed opinion ol one, whose talents nnil ruaiMcier 11,111 planed 111111 arnnnj; the most loved linn as lew clnldien love 11 parent drew awav her rosv lips lis he attempled to distinguished members of the liar in his mi- and then, in the nrtlor ol her purpose, it had 1 kiss her, s'mug with a ruonish shake oflu r live state, and who, though a young man, I feetued to her, that he must live to see nnd ! cutly head": " had a seat in the milionnl legislature. The ! emhraco his Grandchildren. His looli, his J ' No, no, naupliiv P.ip-t, lo spoil all M.f p.irty therefore proceeded in silence. tone, his fearful agitalion tin the night of his 1 ma's preilv curls".' " To Clira, Aunt Sail) 'a arrival was an sudden attack, were too deeply impressed on j True lo Iter purpose, on allainin,T her mar- event 01 uie uignest imporlanre. ano could j urn i-Ajiioiii, nun uiii noi ,-iiuw now u w is, ; hut she felt th.it her old friend's presence , "avc her mind nil Us lormer lieallli anil , peace, so llt.it site tit tmcn loiind Itersell alilo in loiiow net sunsu ot rigm wiih strunglli and serenity. The current nf her biller feelings seemed t to her.ome instantly clear and untroubled, as it ever had been in Minden. The uld lady 1 consented lo remain several weeks. Clara ! took till-first opportunity lo givo a full ac- count of her purpose with respect to Francis! llayden, and received thu warmest approlia- tiun and encouragement. Aunt Sally was deeply affected with the slnry, and entered into Clara's plans with all the earnestness of a warm ami pure heart. r 'Go on in the right way, child,' she said, 'My dear Clara, I have intelligence. But her companion through life. But it was true, 0 !c'cr nri!'" aCc 10 E"-c llltilr bees working, first lr-11 me do you still persist in your pur-! nevettheless, that ho had not awakened in ' r 'ut explains the ciicemstantcs as ful pose? Is there no hesitation ?' j her that love 111 which the soul finds n satis-! ,mvs : 'How ran I hesitate to do right, especially faction of the haunting desire of entire sy m-1 "The 'ruth ir, bees will ni!y work bi com where it is so necessary to tnv nun peace. ' palhy and communication, iho deep nnd I P'ete dari:nrs?. Thi? arbmsMmi ()f Jirrht is tY Tell me, wh it have vou heard V I 'One question more, Clara. What snys and there was 110 danger, that, in conse Mr. Whitney ?' j quence of his defection, she would What can be s ty ? 1 mentioned the mat-1 ' yy ar by year alcne ter to him, and he onlv laughed and called I brooding ii the ruinsof a b'e, in lite. Would you petsevere il you knew before-lnnd that such would be the conse you aid tneni V 'No, I will nnt. I wished to nscertain whether vou had fully considered the step vou are about to lake. " Your heart is a light noble one, and if vou ever want a fiiend do not forget old Fied Seely. Well, then, a friend ol mine who resides in I'm is, after much patient inquiry, has learned 1l1.1t Fian eis II lyden and bis wife are dead. Their two youngest childieii are sl'ill living, and since the death nf their parents have been dependent nn their mother's telatives in Eng- 1 ind. iNow, my sweet heroine, w hat shall be done V 'Send for ihem immediately. Aunt Sally Collins will give them a home until I can prepare a place for them in tlie heart of their grandfather.' But to begin speaking of them lo their (;t H I IX I I I II. I 9HU IWIIIKI 11 WW 41 IIIIMI1 11 1 III 1. II I 1 ... .11.... .!...., 1....1 1 i.'..- ........ ...... s .,,,,.,!,.,. , . nine, jin. ij-iyoon 3 iieaiiu uau oeeu ueciiii- 1 iug and now he was an invalid. His gloomy I misanthropy relumed and ho would tolerate the piesencu of none but Clara and Dr. Seely Clar.i watched for a favorable oppoitunity, hut could find nn moment when it seemed wise to introduce the subject. At times she deliberated whether it would not bu belter lo wait for the children's arrival, and then take llieni into his presence and introduce them by leading them to speak of their parents. For some years past, .Mr. H iydun had cultivated a taste for literature, and now his only enjoyment seemed tn bo in listening to the clear, sweet tones of Clara while she read to him. One day when ho had been more silent iind thoughtful than usual, she, entered his room, seated herself hy his side, and be gan examining a package of new books, which the servant had just laid on the table. Sho drew out a volume nf Tennyson's Po ems, and, without much thought, began to read aloud iho beautiful id) I uf Dura. She had never seen it before and any out) who has read that exquisite production ol'Tenny son and felt ils simplicity, tenderness and palhos, can understand her agitation, as she went on, not daring to look up or slop, until she came to this passago : "There was silence in llie room, And nil al once llie old man burst in sobs; I have killed bini but I love him ntydcar son 1 May God forgive 1110 1" Here sho stripped, overpowered by Iter emotions ami there was silence in that roont for a moment, when a deep groan bust from thu old 1111111 and his hand grasped her arm with such convulsive force as made her stait with pain. Clara, Cl-ira,' ho gasped out, 'you know nut 'vb.it you do. What did you sav Kill ed ! yes, God forgivo me ! killed him !' The grasp of his arm relaxed, and ho lay in his arni'-chair insensible. Tho frightened girl summoned the servants and sent for Dr. Seelv. Ho was soun restored to conscious- new." ' .-''11" ,1,,,t li,nu ' Msoasa took a The) endeavored lo lead him lo speak again of his son, but after lingoringa few weeks,- ho died and " made no sign On openini the will, it was found that the whole of Ins vast properly was bequeathed to his ' adopted daiighler, Clara ll.iri ingion,1 subject to no condition save the innmlinn shiii of Dr. Seelv dmine her miiioritv. His, Ideatli almost overwhelmed Cltra. She hud , her mind lo De eas'ly lorgollen, nnil she lelt I iissurfo , uiat, 11 ue iiiiu nveu in see tneni, nil his former love for Krancis would Into come I hack to them a hundred fold, Clara had not neon able to comprehend, llint tlio execution ol lier put pose couf Id in ot any way change her relitions with those ' whom she called her friends. She had not yet learned all life's lessons. She had )el to learn, that what she had regarded as "the light of truth in many of those friends, was merely a reflection of warm 'colors of her own spirit.' wilh which in her enthnsi ism. she bail invested them. Welter Whitney j hid ever ti rated Iwr purpose ns n pike, hut now, when lm found she was in earnest, he expressed displeasure. He effected to be-1 lieve, that this account of the existence of two children of Francis Hoyden, was merely a yearning ' want that hallows all the bean :' : ,. ." py. 1 new was amiiuer lliongiil 111 her mind, which came without invitation. She had not lost her impression of the rhaiactcr of Mr. Edwards, and she could not help thinking that he, in the same circumstances, would have acted diflerentlv. ,1,, 1 . , , , , . , . 1 ue ciiuuien arnveii early in uie spring and wiin iiieni iter mind iinn heart loiind con- 'slant employment. I he boy was a llayden I11"' ' ".'inner but his sisterlitilo Mary inherited her mother's dteatu-liku beauty and , fiagile constitution. Dr. Seely proposed that Lewis, the hoy, should be placed at .school, while the educa tion of tin- girl should he left to the superin tendence of Clara herself. But, on rnutpie bonding that they were lo be patted, the children clung lo each other with such touch- lug tenderness and wept so Intteilv, that 1 CI. ira decided to keep llietit both with her, and breaking up her establishment in the city she again took up her residence with Aunt Sally in Minden. Smll, nflL.r ,,is pvr,,lt J ost fight of Clara Haninglon. Twelve vears had passed hen ooeilav while tiiivellim' with n small nortv .... J . . . " . . ini;,,,!,, through the southern part 01 1110 state of Now York, we encountered Philip j than ordinary interest, ne'oro closing II per Edwards. In that chat which ensued he in- sons were baptized, who were added to a new funned us that he was married. His'f.imily church f' rn oil only six weeks previous, in' was at a country seal not far distant, to w Inch creased by this accession to ol members-. .Mr. ho was now returning, after an absence of ,.)y.er is J 15 nisiutmy.l'Wiil,in Mir: somo weeks on professional business. Hej""' invited us 10 accompany him, and, alter a short ride, wo reached " the Home," which . he warmly dc signaled his residence. Wu 1 hadapproached the house ihiougblhe grounds whose heautilul arrangement every wheto evinced the oxquisilo tu.slo and ample wealth of the possessors. A servant took our hor - ses and, on learning that Mis. Edwards had eoiio out with the ebildien.he led us ihroiieb in extensive garden, lo a gale which opened upon a noble lawn studded with finest .trees, and sloping gradually down to meet tho clear waters ofa small lake, on which tho shadows of llio tree tops were dancing mid nodding to each oilier, us if there were iiulhiug around them but happiness. On a turf seat, at the font of an old elm which grew near tho lake, w.i.s .1 lady, in . insulting the weakest, and nnt above obliging' whom I :M once recognised mv old acquaint- ',ie 1,mc'' Inve attained Furh hah-t.-f nf tor. unco Clara. Bv her side w'as a lino buy, I ""'? r ,"'Rl""-y iU secure hi,, . 11 1 , 1 1 " Ihe goodwill of all that are beneath bun. and some six or seven years oh who held a t0i.,, ,,,, l0 av,ll l)l0 en,n,v f a,j miui.ituru ship in his hand, while she assisted ahove him. For he that would not bruise even him in llie iiiraiigeiiient of its sails and cor- a worm, will bo still more cautious bow he' dage, anil a giil some iwnyouis younger, the treads upon a serpent. Cullun. very imago of Clara llarriuelon when she j played go-to-meeting with Ai.nl Sally's ep 0m f h expwp(j1 " !H s'v I'l'i'l' '""I changing their position, in new of belter winter of Philip Edwatds peeped out hi'iu'iilli hci qu irlcrs, ami siys that such a movement de long lashes, as-she looked up to admiro tho j notes a severe winter. Tin! great astronomer, dandelion curls situ was arranging in lier ,M. Arago, also predicts that the ensuing w inter mother's hair. Wo approached them 1111- will lly coldest known for many years plot, perceived until Edwards stopped; and, 'Smil 4er', " vvr-ailior.wit-o ones" will wait till sc.eeued bv a group of trees, we gazed on VT"! "."n v"".' T ' k"V! Zhuut the beautiful tableau while h'rs whole soul j '''J"1 ' tu" "" hW 11 "ulJ be " seemed lo spring to ''is eyes. ,, T T , . . ' ,a , , ,. ., i-i Bmi'Lovkhs. I hey that are 111 power shouhf At length tlm mother held up the ship, be cMremey cautious to commit tho execution now fully rigged, and thu boy clapped his 0f their plum lo not only those who are able, but hands with delight. Shu seemed almost as 1 to those "who are vUUne. As ten ants and in. much delighted as be, and said with mock dignity, us she laid it on the water, 1 A prosperous voyago lo the good ship 1 , , 1 , .).. ni.ii:.. i.'j Ariel ami iter noutu couuiiiiuuei, 1 1111111 i.u , lump ttO - Miller, when .ward, jr. Thero now, il your 1 1. u .1 . 1 ! he sees hr( docs not say that I am the very genius ' ' Of happiness '!' he exrl.iiinod, ,ns Itn sprunu-fiinvurd arid raiigiit mother and cliiU then lo his hoom. It is nt erlless Ho say how warmly that embrace was relumed, though, when he released lite ntolher, who came forward to welcome us lilllu Kuim jerily, Clara It id settled nil Mr. Havden's property nn I115 Grandchildren. She had kept them under lier own guardianship, anil i is sufficient to sav, that thev now cave the laircst promise of iiioviiio; themselves woilhv il. found M.irv In her ftiuilv. Lewis was pursuing his studies at college. Aunt Sally, who had died soon after CU ra's return toAlindeti, bequeathed lo her tin old red house and its gai den, and also a coni sideruhlu sum of money. There she contin ued In teside. Il seems .Hr. Edwards could not efiscri the impiession she hud made on him ; nnd it was deepened, when, on inquiring after her in iS'mv Voik, ho heard llio slorv nf her conduct to the children of Francis I.iyden: He found her, tint merely the lively right- minded enl u Inch she w is w hen their ac- s;f"a . ""c'll;ltl! cosatmn nf ail labor ; and when thy lhp-door of a plars hue is rinr.noH. tli2 bo'-s are scun hurrying and !;urryirg about in a stn'e of alarm aml'ionfus on, wluleThe ex bibitor explains lo the spectator that the bees' arc at work. If I could but bo shown a bee making a cell, I would travel ftotn Horsham to Windsor, barefooted, to see the spectacle. Il would al once load to a frdutintl nf une hf the most important problems in the natural history uf the bee, which is the origin nf wax, about which we are almost as mnnrant in the nine- tcenlh century as in the tune of Virgil or Col lumella. Tho actions of the 9piarion monarch are ens'irincd in impenetrable imsiiry. It is my sincere Wish, however, to 'dn-abuso the minds of :,;ep; rs of bees, that the internal economy nf a hive is to bo obtained by looking thriilloli :i limit ,f ltct 1... c. i...." 1 - t - -t.t. , mi rn ii-iiiiuiuu aru those wnnderlul unsects, ol that ecimomv hrincr e tjilorcd by the eye of man, that, siippniug the llipol the hive lo be lelt open, the bees" will immediately rmcr the in ertur side of the glasJ with a coating ol" wax, bo that no eye can penc irate to their works." Ucwlt or A Joke At Norwich, nn the 8'fi tilt., .1 .iine.s Frost wh.s tried lor the minder of hitf lo ir children, three of whom he destroyed by smashing their heads with a hammer, and the fourth, an itil.it)), hy putting its head into water. Acquitted on the ground of insanity. IJe was formerly inteinperdtei but had for a long time been a sober, e.r';mplary nnn, and had been tricked i Ho .swallowing a draught nf liquor hy bis lellow workmen. Tint juke had the effect ol prod iring the dreadful calamity detailed above, and he is now a perfect mitiiac. Oh, ye tcnptersi beware ! A'. Orttn. Thu rr.KEiis. Ilev. Mr. Dyer lately held h meeting; among these people, win seem in ear nest about religion. Their camp pre-ented an' interesting spcctac'c, some five or six I dred horses-, a large number of leu's-, and a numorotM I cnucoursi; ol p"o),f, rendered the grove in" I wbieo llie uinntntT was hnl.f n minn nT m..r. w,jc;, the tnectin I'ftrsiDn.NT's Mhssage. We have received this document, and gnen it an attentive pern. c it IV, t nru run t'fl.m. I., .t !.-. I.- lv,n never present a better annual address to Congress. As w as expected, having personally ' experienced the practical effects ol annexation 1 since the last session, be bis generallv ami , 'trongly recommended the auhcxa'ion of Texas 1 10 Lfinterl ht.itds. It contains ether ini- portant topics, which we may notice hereafter,' Asylum Journal. Isrr.mor.s. Ar. there are none so weal: Hint we miy venture lo injure them with impunity,' so there are none so low that they 111.1v not at to ne lime he able to repay an ohlig'atien.--Therefore what benevolence won'd ditTale, pro. deuce should miilirni. For hi- tint is rantiou sirumcniB it is the duly of the latter to do their beat j but Iho employers are never so sure nf them a A beii their July is alto their pleasure. lucnmmii roe execution 01 a purpose lu hub Kv,n disapproves of the plan of it, is to employ-1 hut nni.tlurrl fif thu inn hi- h- .nJ l.t. kij are against youyou commanded only his Jraiftsr --Cefon.