Newspaper of Burlington Free Press, May 9, 1845, Page 1

Newspaper of Burlington Free Press dated May 9, 1845 Page 1
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fs NOT TUB GLORY OF C Z3 S A R TJUT THE WELFARE O 7 ROME BY II. Ii. STACY. 15 II It h I N G T 0 N V E R M 0 N T, F It II) A Y, M A Y 9, 1845. quo VOL. XVIII..-.No. 49. NORTH IS.I.N TRANSPOR TATION LINE ASSOCIATION. THIS Association will continue the Forwarding bnin9 on the Champlnm (.'nurd, I.nl.c Chum plain anil Hudson River, connected ttuh the oM Tow Hoat Iiinc, winch leaves ?v. York daily nt 5 o'clock 1 M., and Troy daily nt 8 o'clock .. M. Ttto or more freight boats will leave Troy and Albany for Whitehall daily, which wilt deliver to and reetivc Preiaht Irom the Steamboats and vessels on t.nke Chaniplaint nlso, two or more Kreisht Hoats will leave lutrlnll for 1 my anil Albany daily. In addition to the nbotc they Invo a I.inc of t.ako and lliver lloats, of the first class, with f nthful and Ci.mpeient Captain", who will recivo freight nt New York. Troy o,- Albany, and deliver at any Pull on Lake Chatnplain j nlsii, teceiyo Krviclit at Ports on Lake Chamilain and deliver in Troy, Albany or X, S'ork. All property received for shipment by this line will he correctly tveiahod hy-their Agents at the time of shipment and will be insured. Also, two or more bints will leave the North Wtnrf, lturlington. eai li week, for Whitehall, Tioy, Albany and New York. JlJlKS II. IIOOKF.rt, ;Propr i:MAS I'ATI'IIUSON and others, J elors. For I'reisht apply to II. A Hol.-niiih, 101 lVr, Albany. G. W. Kelloc7, Conistock's Lauding. 'ft ''"f, & So". St. Johns, U. n. ttllhani Lome, S ' I.vi Ilinkley, MiiT.ue ll.iy. Oliver Hae,imb, Whitehall. j:t.Ware,PCCkltC0-,,!"fliS10"' Lawrence llrr.inard, ) . ,,, L. K. Ilraimrd & Co. 5 St- Albans. A. I), .add. I'latt.hiiruh. I. Cult in. Port Kent. Nathan Webb, Koike's Puint. J. II. Hii.ik.-r. 13 l.nnir Whirf, lloston. AtJdrcss-OIJVr.ll HAsrOM, Aeent. Whitehall. I.. A. C.tKl.lTON, Asm, Tiny. J -5. WARi:. A.'cnt, lliirliiiiMun. All proper It entrusted to their eare will be forward cd as dtrtUid with despatch and pafi'ty. 'Vlnrl.ije and SioraL'e nl red iccil priecs, and ihe inmost care taken in handling and siorinr mtrchand ize, prodiie- and all I indsnfprop, rty ennimed to tnv care. NORTH WIIAltl', l.nt nt Main Strut. .1. S. W.UiH, Arvnt. Iliirlioitnn, Apiil 2, 1S15 45 nC 1 48. MERCHANTS' LINE. IjAE(1S BOATS Vor (He Ti-aiiioilnlloii o!" Property between LAKE Oil A M PLAIN. TROY, ALUAXY. tnW-YOIlK AXD BOSTUX. Ml HP. 'in prie'or" r.f tin- line having ini-rea-ed their I Imbues, lytlit a billion f fewr.it lir-t rale boat, r.re prepared 10 tive ile-pitch to all properly iiileii'l,-1 ' p-. 'ti"i',"! ihe r.t.i abnte ji.une I, wnn tvuu-n mey may le enirus'ei, ami nope uy pruinpt uucumou to ihe ureiesu of their employer 10 receiv, a conliii'i.tnee of pilln patronage. Their hint are in I e unveil by -tenm on the Il id-on lliver and on T.a' e t'h uuplain tvlien in-ces ary, an I com p'e e a perlVvi l.nio ro ,e v S'nr',, ns ain, to Troy nnd l any. Iils nfaeotl-.ire kept Hige'liT and mil Mih'e.el in injury by lr.inbi iineu". Proprr'y lo or from llo-i. n lorvar.le.l, via. Wes'irn Hail Ilea I or ves-el a de-ire I. Coti'raeN for fre-gbt can I e made tvilh the Proprietor nr tbnr ni u:s. Viopi Ietci. Kollett ,f- llrndlrv, llurllneton VI. IS'iehoN, Ibirloii & Cbilleadtn, SI. Albans Vt. A, M. Clatk, .Vir.iiio-i Vt. A:eut. I. . A. .Tolm-on, 9 Ccntie ?lip, .Veie York. C. I.. Ware, 10 Long Wharf, llo'lon. O. P. Illn ml, ID! lliver filrrs;', Troy. II. J. tiilman, 101 Pii-i, .1tnlM. -13 lWlil.LXGTO.X , IPLC1T FOTJlTDStT. rpIlIS r.'n1 li.hmenl Nnow fittej up in good ordtr X for uuLjiiir " ax Mill Clcoring, Sluih Shoo, Unron Axe and lloxe-f. Caldrnn and Iola-h Kcttli, IsCjit con-iantly on Iiand. All ihe ;niprnp ftirnifr'y n-od nnd nu-nnl hv Mt'T. "I.iy iV VAw ird-i nn Ihti itMtJv fr ui'." I !nvc nkcti li'!d ut'.lilst cciiif ril, fur lilt p tl-i)(' ot'd'tlll I lit of war!;, and I am irmifi.lont I can do it, by uiti? tho Ci-tin nnrft ot low term, for rndv pnv. AllorJ. ral.lr)1-''! m H, II. Cromak, Ihirling Un, Vt., s-h-ill I o prnmptlv M fndi'd 10. llurlinslmi. V. Fe,y.'l2(Mj. 37mG Tin: PERU IRON COMPANY, LON'i and fatoral.ly kuo.vn a nnuuficlurer t.f IRON and . AH.S, now a Ivi.e the publie that having made exleu.ite alduion 10 and imprnte meiiN in ibeir e-lat'litliment, are prepared lo lurni-b dealers in an 1 run inner: of lr"n an I Nail-, with all de-ir.ll e s zls iheieni, cfa quality Inrdly eipialled jit ih et. litre. T iev niaieibteiure lo wit: Waggon and Cart Tire, ol all the various n'zc waiue.1. lliirr Shop Iron, Iron crapt, vario is ize, f v y t iien r qn l.iy. itaiid lion, fr un 1 iai h tn 5 hi lies wide, Ilamn anil !crnll lion. 5-810 I inch. Ituund anil Square linn, 3 8 inch tu 3 Inches. Cut Natl?, from 3 d to in 00 l. do Spikes, from 4 tn C iuehe. do rioor atli. IJil,20d,-2ld. 1u I'lltlsliliil Nails, ad, Bd, lOd. Tlii- Company (blttr llwin elve that their facili ties for man ifirtnrins 111 perfeeltnn, are itn-urpa.g-rd, llm nil Rood oin-red by Ihmn 111 inarUet will pive entire, i-aiislaciioa 10 Ine eon-umers, an I that their lenns far c;nid are and will continue 10 be as liberal a the terma of caher. SThO.SU S tt CO., Agenif, Burlington, Vt, April 10, '15. 40 CASH CONTRACT. PltOPOSAt.S will be received until the IS'h May, fur 11 srood an I ..undent Stone Slnkewa or Oram, 130 feel long, with a Well orTnnnel'011 ihcup per i-iib-, I" I place I 111 ihe Hat ine made, bv ihe bale Hams on ihe Koi'l leadiuz bom be Camp (Iroiindio the nionih ot the lliter. The material 10 be of the lK.st land, and the wort, lo tie done under nn I appro ved 1 y an experienced r.nsimvr, and 10 Ihe ee;p. nfiha uiu'erfizned. nnd tvnrranietl lor 10 year-. Pavmrnli. 10 1 e inadeone hall IS'h July an lone. hill I5lh 0lolr. I or a paroeuiar ue-cripmui nt ineut men. ion. and form of lln- work, npplv 10 either cf ihe Selecimen. II VIlllV llllAIM.IiY, ) Selee,. hi? I ll MOHK, J . Ilurlington, IO1I1 April, 1313. -15 J oil 11 Tabu's Kstatc. WK the suli-tTilur-, bavin? Ien apnninted by Ihe Honorable the Pioba'c Courl for the lli Irict of Chitien lea, conuniioner. 10 receive, exam ine, and a.ljin-t ll" claim-and deman l. of all ner.on. .ealn.l ihe e.iate ol JOHN TUBUS, late ( l.9- in said li-tncl, deeeaMd, reprn-en'ed in-oli-ent, nnd ... 1 .i....n.i. I..I ttp.1 11, r.rr...i 1 hi-rf,. to! and.ix im.nihlroin the day crihs dale hereol, l!na all.iwel by Court f.r that pnrpo.r.wo.tu therefore hereby give noi.iee, lhal we 1 will nliend 10 he l u-ines. of oar nnpointment, al ihe dtvelliuj ol the lale'iliseasol, in Ki.. in said Di-lnet, on the third To-ilav ol Mar nna arnciui-i i " clorh, A.- M.,onmchol-aid.lnys. 1,a,..,,bis.5.h,,M,.d.v0..85.Com thu s.vnn Tiiiu;iiti. or John num. The Sabbath-bill how sweetly breathes U'er lull and d lie that Inll.ntid sumd, When Spring her first briitlit cbaplet wreathes The cotter's linmblo porch nroundj And glilcning meads of ternal green, The blossomed bough, the spiral born, Smile o'er the brook lhe.it flow s between, As shadowing forth a fairer morn. The Sabbath-bell 1 'tis stillness all, Pave where the lambs unconscious bleat, Or the lone wood-dove's plaintive call, Are mingling with ilsendcnce oweet t "Save where the lark on soaring wing At heaven's gnte pours her matin-song! Oh 1 thus shall feathered warbler sing, Nor man the gratefjf-rain prolong. The Sabbath-hell I how soothing flow Those greetings to the peasant's breast I Who knows not labor ne'er can know- The blessed calm that sveetens rest I The day-spring of his pilgrimagr, Who, freed awhile front earthly eare, Turns meekly to a heaven taught page, And reads his hope recorded there. The cabba 111 -bell! yes, not in vain That bidding on the calc is borne j filad respite from the echoing wain, The sounding aie, the clamorous born ; Tar olhcr thought those notes inspire, Whrre youth forgets his frolic pace, And maid nnd matron, son anil sire, Thtii church-way path together trace. The Sabbath-bell I -'re yet the peal In lessening murmurs melt away, 'Tis sued with reverenl al step to steal Where rests around each kindred clay 1 Where buried love, nnd several friends, Parent nnd offspring, shrouded lie, The. tear drop.falls, the prayir ascends, The living music, nnd learn to die! Tho Sahbalh-bell ! -'tis silent now ; Tne hole fane the throng teceivc"! The pastor bends hi acid brow, And slotvly turns the sacred leaves. Oh I blest where b'ciidmg ranks agree To Ir.-ad the paths their fathers trod, To bend abke the w t ling knee, One fold liforc one fostering God 1 The Sabbath-bell! Oh 1 does not time In that still voice all-t'oquent breathe! How many bate hstenrd to ihat chime, Who tlecp thote grasy mounds beneath ! How many of thoo who listen now Shall wake iis fate-recording knell, Hies sed if enc brief hour bestow, A warning in the Sabbath-bell I SI'IIMTUAL ITtUACIIIXG. We oflon bear tho remark, 'Our minister larks spirituality in hi? preaching.' To a great cMent this uny be m. Hut da his hcarcre cter consider tint their miniver is a human boin"; like thcin-eivef, fiibjeet to like temptations and trials with other men ? Or do they ever ask why tltcy expert pu much from the man chosen to break lo I Item the bread nf life ! Is it be-e.nm-u ihe- are earnest in their prayers for his urotvtli in grat e ; i it because tliey arc zealous in slaying his hands anil c.o. operating in bis work and lahorof Into ! I)) they doalljn their power to wii!cn his influence, to cheer and en. courage bis heart amid bi toilsome efforts ? Do their united voices evcracend in fervent prayer fur Oud's blof.sing u)rm bis labors I Or, on the contrary, do they chill his warmth of love by rnolne.-s and indifference, check his growing influence by improper remarks and open violation of the enmiii iiiilnntit, 'Thou sink 11 it bear false witnct against thy neighbor.' When pnoplo complain of the want of spiritu ality, they ought to rcmouihertli.it 'she things nl the potter of spiritually di-cerned,' and search their own heart.-1, to see if their ovtn souls bate the power of spiritual discernment. Many a clergyman wbo-o closet frequently witnesses hi earnest wrestlings of soul for tho salvation of his flurk, ami whoso eves open weep over the apparent dcadncss pertading his charge, U thought to bo wanting in spirituality. His dis. courses may bo plain, practical, animated, lie may bring lo their composition and iinpait to the favor and holy warmth of ono who walks with God, who communes much with his Savi. our, and jet tu his cold hearers, they may ap pear very deficient. IIo may ascend high in the mount and speak of things above tho tvrld, and still teem, to the spiritually blind, lacking in heavenly life. There doubtless is much preach ing that is not spiritual, but before a people cum plain of their minister, they ought to bo sure of their own spiritual condition. Nor should they think it their minister's fault, if they upon ex animation, find a defect in themselves. No minister can make a negligent, slothful profes sor, spiritually.ininded. As lie beholds not a few such entrusted to his care, lie cannot hut leave them in Ins hands to ttlmm l.zeliiel refer red the answer of the question, Shall these dead bones litej' 'Lord thou knotvest.' Complaint is not tho remedy first tn be applied' even when a spiritually-minded people aro tin. der thu charge of a mill s'er, whose sermons havo bu' little warmth. To how many complain ing congregations, the question, 'Do you pray for your minister 1' would bo a deserved rebuke! I'rayor in tho spiritual atmosphere, is as firo in tho physical, It enlivens and animates tho chilled and torpid heart, and quickens the dor mant energies. If a people want their minis ter to bo spiritually alive, they should cr.ll up his slumbering zeal by prayer. They should surround him wiih a warm spiritual atmosphere. It is unjust tn place a minister in a Grcenhnd climate, and demand of him the frii'ts of more genial regions. It is cruel to build around him barriers of Ice and 6iiow, and expect him to thaw thorn away. There is a I lech in Iceland ; but tve fear the physical fact can have but few mor al resemblances, tt is judicious to settle, before complaining about a minister's spirituality, what is meant by the term. If by it is meant, that llio pastor docs not by his Sunday dibits, so warm up the hearts of bis flock as to keep them interested the remaining days of the week, the question msy well bo asked, 'Whoso fault is it J' If by it U meant that ho gathers none into Ins flock, the question tiny lie put 'Can lie bo I he Iinl'i" counsellor in this thing 1' The vtiml ulowelli where its listeth, lie cannot direct Ilia course of i llio Spirit. If by it it meant, that ho does not cause excitement, the- question becomes just. Is .!.cilc.nent spirituality t If by it is meant j ti r . : i , it,n m-l i eomo luiagnieu defect, it is best that the tm.igi. nation be Jitectcd lo some other purpose, tlnu I . .. , , , , . , , ,, ,,,, nnd,,,;: blemishes in a weak clow-man. may be such a want, ami doubtless is, hut wnen we bear tho complaint, 'Ho wants spirituality,' we wish to examine t lie spiritual vision of the complainants, to learn if they pray for their niiirstcr, and to be certain what t'ley moan. x and v. l'ron the Svracnso I'recman. Till CANDY (JJUL: OR, THE MISlilt OUTWITTED, nv j. n Tucunrt. CHAPTP.Il I. ' Uun in tin; Post Office, Fidelia,' said James Qoiinby, (who li.id lost 1 its wife, and canut nr.ir lostii; his own 1 i P; , by fire,) mill sco ifllicrn is n letter for inc. 1 perceive by ihn p iper, tb.it lliu Gieat Western li.is arri ved, and it is possible wo m.iy Imve a letter from our pour boy. Oil, tli it bo was lierc, to comfort tin; in my afilii'tions. The faillifid uirl quickly removed t lio boil ing ketllu from the coals, and left lier daily task of cindy-inaltinj, to obey her sulferini; fitber's request, and in a short time return ed without a letter. At this iinnoiinceuient the nfiltctcd man turned his l.ico from the cirl (h it she might not witness ins grief and went, while sbo in silence resumed her tusk. Having finished it, sbo went lo her fuller, nnd finding that hu slept, look her candy and went out, ns si io hid been accustomed lo do, to obtain by the sale of it the means of their scanty sub sistence. Fidelia was at this time about fif teen tears ol age .lie hail a niollier, George, about five years younger than her self, ttiio assisted in disposing uf her candy. I be lieat nnd tnlt appearance ol I ideh.i and George, were alivnts n good recommend. i tion to their business, and they readily found sale for what they made. I And not a few pitrchised from Fidelia ! more in .sympathy anil loudness, linn liom a desire lo eat her candy. One place was there especially at which she always found a sinilinr; purchaser. This was at lliu village academy. Hubert Videtlti was there; the only son of a rich miser, who had by hissuc ces; in business with tho aid of a I irgo pat rimony, am issed ii piinrely fui turn". Hut aside from vth-U ho bestowed fur ihe educa tion of his on, few were ihe dull. 11s that es caped his firm giusp. And his greatest anx iety appeared to be, that bis son might tvilh a inod education, inherit nut foiluue, but til pa.st.nony nr.J nrnt9-mt!e -prid. D it tt as impossible. Robert was tho most per fect opposilo of his father free nnd rjene rous. IIo hid learned from his good pre ceptor, thu human ttoilh did not ennsiit in llio gaiidt trappings nf wealth, nor in liuo- Atul notvt iihstaniliug llio bumbb' cir- cinnsl inces of Fideli 1, be b id formed for her 1 warm ultaclimeni, nnd 11 111 resoiveu at some day. to oiler lier lus Hand. 1 110 ire ipient expressions of admiration of tho ' Can dy (Jirl, which tliu obi m m Hail liearil, were nut lost upon him. lie noticed her uncom mon beaillv and modesty, and knowing the disposition of his son, foil 001 a litllo alarm ed, lesl there should bo diliicoliy 111 the way of his plans uf securing fur Iiiui a licit mar liago. CIIAPTnt II. About two years h id p is.ed away, dining which time no news hid been leceived of the falo of Clnrles Q limhy, who was in England. IIo had milieu, but bis loiters never reached the nnxions fuller. Ono eve ning, however, about this time, on going to llio Post Ollice, Fidelia saw upon the list a leltcr from Loudon, directed to 'James Quimby, or his daughter Fidelia.' On breaking tho seal sho learned witli delight, it was from her brother, and contained a fifty pound note, assuring them hu was in good business, and intended during the year to visit America. A new era seemed to bn rrealed at oncn in tlio history of ihn poor family. Il was im medi Holy resolved, lb it with .1 portion of the funds thus limely obtained, as requested by Charles, Fideli 1 should enjoy the long coveted privilege of attending a seminary. CJoorgo was already at u trade, tvliero by Ids industrious habits, he was enabled not only to cloiho himself, but to contribute, in a small degree, to the support of his helpless lather. There being n seminary of high diameter 1 in the viciuitv, arrangements tvero soon made 1 i.!i. r-:.i ..1: . 1.1 1 1.... : :.. ,y which Fidelia could spend her timu 1.1 studies, wil h on I being absent lung from her uDsent lung irom lier father, and at evening both George and her - sell wore at Home. Willi thu assistance enjoyed in her stud-1 ies from thu frequent visits of Robert Videi-1 lo, (who iintHithstanding tho prohibitions of his fuller, found fiequent opportunities for calling at tlio bumble, yet always neat anil well arranged cottage,) who was an excellent scholar, ridelii soon liecamu prolicieul 111 most language, and evinced ,, power uf in-. tellocl combined Willi a iiiind and heart well disciplined, that produced a great influenco upon tlm .Hind ol Kol.erl, nnd entirely won ins neart. rtiui tvnen lie 11111 reae.neu 111s And when he had reached his weniy.secn,,.. jear, aim r i-iena a,i qu.iteu , ... 1 1 1 ... 1 net s1.1111.11, in-ill 111 tier II liimri-u in vi-.ii, in, resolved In criiisuuimatu his long established pnrposo of marrying ihe ' Candy Girl.' This determination was announced In his father, witli duo formality, upon the anniver sary of his birtli-ilay. And although llio proud father had feared as much, yet when llm young m in calmly avowed his iutoiiliuris, nagn of Mr. Videlto and his s )ii drove dash it was shocking to his opinions of propriety, j ingly up 1o tho hotel of Mr. , of Sara For n moment ho tat in perfect silence, wiih toga, where) they woro warmly greeted by bis eye fixed upon bis son, a fire evidently j their old friend, and every arrangement made struggling to break furlh in ono of those ex-j for their comfort within llio power of mine liihmons ol passional!) luiy to which lie was subject. Marry tint pauper, my son, it you will, hut remember in lhal hour which makes you lier husband, you shall lie mado penniless. J wi disinherit you, and my fortune shall he given to ono tt lio ran iipprcciato tin; distinc tions lii'tttcun woalih mill (mvcrly. 1 I'n not null, my fuller, ' .snM Kolicrl, Fidelia, it is Irnc, is poor but site is a wo- " q'l.iiiiicaiicms, ni.u win nring . . - - . I ! I. , I -III. PI'"': '"V ' "l which exists uuitveeu tis is iniiu a , n as , , ' . ' . ,' ,, ii.'iiui;, inn nut ikiji ft. i aiiuuiu ri'srrt lo injure tl... Mine -'fa pnr.Mil, so kind, iw so dearly loved, but I cannot think it the duly of a inan to ho goveiTTed in the choicn of a couiprtrt'on fi.rlife, by tho feelings of even father,' Do ns you '.him. proper, my son but my purpose is lixed. 1 can never consent lo own niysell the .itii"r n! a pauper, whose onlv qualifications af f jirptly face, anil n limited education. tons, yintj Inj lelt lln room trembling with mollification nnd dis pleasure. Upon being lelt ihone, Uoliert gave linn self up to a careful ronlempl.uion of the run-1 night with a degree of pleasure rarely expo sequences of his purpose. IIo did not wish I rienced. lie bad long sighed lo see his son to incur ids fuller's displeasure nor did he feel willing to lesign the objtct of his early and only love to so unworthy a capi ice. as he imagined, accidentally fallen into the And ho resolved lo ni iiry her and meet the conip my of ono every way worthy of his consequences. With the education ho had , son, uiiil w lib whom tlisrn was a fair pros acquired, find tvilh habits uf industry already I pect of union, he was delighted. And ho formed, lie feared not lo encounter the re- resolved to encourage, us far ns might be spnnsibilitv ol llle, in poverty. I bus re- i" i . rv t i. ! iieciing, iio sougiii eiueii.i, to wimni lie , iratikiv iliscuiseii uis sniniioii. instead ol ' producing displeasure, the announcement of llle prospective poverty of Robert was re- ceived with delight bv the high-minded girl. ' iNow, s ml Mn', an oust it le 111 tin: wav of our union, which Ins caused me much fixed upon for their return, trouble, is removed. I had more fear from J A letter had been received from her your wealth thin I fear from poveily. Our 1 brother by Fidelia, remitting a fev pounds, circumstances, so unequal hefure, have often and informing her tli.it, by the middle of Ail appeared lo demand of mo a tefusd of your j eust, ho should meet her at tho Springs, ac offer. Accustomed lo labor, and not unused companied by bis wife. te the severities of life, I can smile upon ad- versities so long as I enjoy health and tiiu 1 fiiuprr.it v. smiles of Providence.' ' 'Well sir,' said Robert one day, as they ' Noble gill,' s lid Robert, ' I feel this 1110- "''' indulging in a morning ride, I have menl happier, richer, than were 1 tin; pus- ' concluded lo many Miss Cornell, with your sessor of three limes m father's wealth.' consent, and if granted, sh ill be happy to Onieturiiing hnmc 'lh.it evening, a plan ' celebrate the nuptial ceremony nt this place, was suggested by the ever active mini of, Robert, it hicli lio believed might iuno- coiuly udopt, nnd which lie had no doubt would succeed At least lie resolved lo trv it. CH.M'TF.Il III. 0 r .1 1".- , , .101111 oner 1111s niieiview, r 111011 1 received . . I r 1 1 . ... auoiuei lener liom ner orotner, iip ilogizing i-, , , ... . . - i.ir 11 is long oeiav in veiling ineni, again 011- closill IlltV lliiuntls. and ml. inj liftV pou nils, and inlormin" her tint

. . . - 1 . . ' V - " 1,1 11 he should now defer his vi.il ninil bo could arrange ins an ms lor a pertnanent localioiH in this country, lie bid 111 irrietl .1 lady of ennsiileralilo wealth and distinclion, the d iiighter of his former employer, tvilh whom be was now in bnsioest '!: firmnlended I 1 open a house in Nn" l'oik, and lie was lo superintend ii. Willi the ussilanci! thus lendeied, thu f unify of Mr. Quimby weie amply nblo to appear in respectable style, .mil llio lendr atiieties of Fidelia and her brother, in reg ,rd lo their beloved paieiil, ' , ,y relieved fniir.hh, help was .blain'' " ..: . . . . : ' .. " ..' , 11 'r -. ' ' ' ' . 1 ., , ,,. t ., u , 1 ' - laiigemeni, however, was only known to hei sell and Robert. An I '.then sho left her father, with assu rance lb it Ins comfort would ho legarded by one she left behind, it was believed by her friends that s"'e had gone to visit a poor re lation in ihe far west. The announcement of her depiilure was received with gieat pleasure by Ruben's fa ther, who soon regained his accustomed so ci ihilily Ion arils his son, as hu s nv him sip p iientlv re-igneil lo bis will, and devoting ins nltei.liou to the iiniiierous nd.nireis (, us wraith) whom Mr. idelto contrived lo lull ijutiii; to nun. 1 n Onn afternoon in July, as Robert nnd his j fuller were enjoying a short ride among the green hills of ibeir ticinitv, the old gentle- I man ventured lo question him on thejsubject ttlitcli had given him so much uneasiness. 'I hive about concluded,' suil Robert, ' lo seek a wife in accordance wiih your own views of propriety. It would be a grief 10 inn In m ir the happiness of my fuller, al though I think on were greatly mistaken in regard 10 the worth of Miss Quimby.' ' No doubt sho was amiable and would havo mi.lo you a good wife,' said Mr. V.; ' hut 1 could not have been reconciled tu so unnatural an alliance. And besides, my son, I doubt whether your own experience will not yet satisfy you of the propriety of what may havo appeared lo you a measuru of severity on my part.' ' I hope so indeed, said Robert. ' I have been thinking, for a few days past,' said Mr. Videtlo, ' of proposing in you a short visit to the springs. 1 am told tin ,,., ,!,. :a r,. ,;l.i 1 ,.' -,, - ri. .11 .. ;,, reeeiv. er. Ittsreallyj.il. I have just ed a letter from an old fiiend of mine, who informs me that ho has a lady among his fashion ihlo guests whose brother is a wealthy merchant in London. And she is now attailiuga visit fiom him, intending when he returns to accompany. She is represented as u great beauty, possessing great amiable- 1 11 1 : r: ...1 r..," ,i. , wi,c m),, wou( rU.v.tf )ler, . , .,, ,., r.U.,.r ...ill .r.,,.!.. i,:e l.n. . . ,. fl.,.r, ,,, fi.f, ,,. sni( ,hu blush n" , - . . .. . . " ...",,;,. r, 1 , 1,,, i.....,i ..,:,i. JiH'"e Mf Domyl m ,1,lurllr,1Pi j( 1 S.lll.'l-, ttt '' ..,.',.u more than probalo sbo is already engaged.' ' Tins pleas ml retort caused tlm old gen. llem in to smile, ns they drove into the beau, lifully ornamented park and alighted. cu.rTcrt iv. A few days only had pissed, and the car host. A splendid room was furnished, and in 11 short limn many visitors announced Among llm ri'St tho hello of tho season, Miss Cornell, from London, tho beautiful, rich lady so much admired, anil so highly recom mended by the friend of old Videlto. Sbo is a charming lady, upon my word,' said the old gentleman to bis son, ns they tvero left alone. ' Yes, 1 should think so, surely, from the short acquaintance tve havo enjoyed,' replied Ilia apparently unconscious llonert. And would ndotn tho palaco of a king,' said tin! old man. ' Did you remark the splendid jewels upon her delicate fingers lier caso and graceful bearing' You may rely upon it, Robert, she is of no humble or igin. A lady of high rank, seeking a con gouiil spiiit among tho lepublicans of her sister nation.' ' Or shu may bo a poor girl, whoso nnibi- lion is above her binh,' said Robert, casting a srrutiiii.ing glance upon Ins fuller. .vi, pn, replied lie. I li.ive seen enough of tho world to detect thai, if surh were ihe fact. Your young lie.irls may be deceived, but not tl.e old and experienced.' I'lie old miser relumed to bis room that united with one wiio should add to his.rlining day, than the filher-in-latv of the wealth and dignity. And now as lliey had,' Canuy Gnu.. pioper, the apparent nilnnialioti ol Ins son! f . .i . i- . s,? - ,i t , I ior n:o i.ur .tnss Cornell. inr was no un- siicressiui. nu no iriu 1113 iinoniiiiueo grat- ific.uion in a short lime of seeing Robert pay- ing the most marked attentions to the l.idv.l Nor was bo in lnsto to cut short their visit, I although 11 Had already exceeded tlio lime immediately on the arrival oHm-i brother.1 1 hU inspiration, ho h is broken out in a lor ' cm h ive mv most cheerful consent, my r, r r;i, ,1 I nivi.nlv,. nerm-,,.-..,;,.,! wlil, son,' said Mr. Videlto, the tears of joy hick- ling down ins tin rowed cheeks. Anil, pro- I senling a deed nl three hundred acres ol the I best laud in , nnd a check lor twenty 1 , 1 .1..11 1... 1 1. ..rv...".. 11...". .1.'. ui'H us it.,; 1. ..iiiv ui - ..1- 1 01 l . . to 1, tx, t .e i, .,u,, u- tot t.eii ,-Ap.-i,s.-.-. 001 ; occasion.' ith expressions nl grali- " V ; c .1. 11 :t few rlavs I he niont.v was Srifelv tlenttst- ...1.. .!... .1 1 1 l 1 " :. ...1 1 ' !",".,, ",U,,Cy """""t "'the pulpit I.o as div,racin . . . - J ' ted 111 Ins iiocKet. 'I'lm baonv Robert and the f..ir Miss C. weie greeted ttilh 10 my expiessions of joy by their numerous fiiends mid ndmireis, ttbich inch had won by their uni'nrmlv kind ' ..... i.l JM i,yfs, nnd. blob antieip.t. lions were enlert liijH. nf an agreeable 11 nil splei.did pnty on llio nppnitiled festal dav. t.arus 01 invitation weie ireeiv eircuiaieii, and each eCleemed hiiiHolflinnored by being , , . , .,' "..1 u ,pl . , , " ' , 1 ""Tcieiul nppearml in the beau.v and so tin tuiiati! as 10 leeeivu one. jtini tvo 1 uu.mt,-... m ) ii'i.e eu nv nature were envious, aim was 10r111.11 ly introduced to the elated fuller, and many hiends; and the joy of all seemed to be complete. Ihe next diy after his arrival was the .vejillul timu of the wedding. And n large and lashioiiable parly assembled at an early I ""i'1 exch inged the congratiilalions.of the occasion; among whom none apprared more hippy than llio delighted fithei ol the successful bridegroom. The ceremonv was duly pronounced hv a worthy curate, who was oflici iling in the vil itt1, ,m ,,-,.. afterwards repaired lo ,,,,. s,,i(,u of tlu i,,,,,.!, , ,,Pn, ,. evening at a splendid soiree, given in honor of the occasion I13 Mr. Videlto and his son. The next d iv Mr. Videlto, with his son and tho beautiful young wife, her brother, and :i few friends, returned lo their res idence, where preparations h id been made for a select parly, and the happy company spent another evening in a delightful man ner. None seemed more lo enjo) il than tho old gentleman. cnirrnn vt. A few days afier ihe wedding had taken place, as tho fimily were indulging in a so cial chit in ihe library of Videtlo, while ihe admiration of the old gentleman was un bounded, the eye of Robert might bu seen glancing archly (otvaid the blushing wife, when ho s lid : Does my kind fuller admire my Fidelia altogether for myself; and would hu still cherish tho fond .'illai'liinenl he feels, wore bo to be informed that instead of being a wealthy heiress, shu is indeed a poor or phan V Not at all dtcamiug of tho object nf this inquiry, llio old gentleman replied with wainiih 'Indeed, Rubeit, I could do nn less. I trust my estimate of the worth of my sweet diughter is not based upon any quali fications her weilthor parentage may give lier, hut from thu evidence already given aside from that shu is woithy of my son.' At thai moment llm door opened, and ihe servant ushered into tho library 11 feeble man, accompanied by a uoblu looking and intelligent youth, upon whoso arm he leaned, as ho slotvly approached tho cenlic of the room. Robert arose immediately, and extending his hind warmly embraced ihe stringer, and introduced to the old gentleman Mr. Quiinhy, tho worthy father of my wife, Fidelia, the Candy Gill.' ' llou7 what? your wife's father, Mr. Quimby Impossibln !' ' It is truly so, my dear sir, and I trust you will find him no less worthy of your es teem, than yon acknow ledge yourself to have found hi charming d iughter, my wife.' Hut how is Ibis J' said Mr. Videlto, in surprise. Please explain tho mallor.' Mia seated sir, and I will do so,' slid Robert. ' I was satisfied ihat your objec lions lo my union with Fideli 1 were founded upon falso education, and a false estimate of inspiration ? To heaven alone. Il is unne human ivinlh. And when I learned your cessary lo speak of Milton's temperate habits viows, 1 was resolved upon a pUn which( lo which all his biographers havo borne tft should not only convince you of your mir- limony. What ho thought of iiUcmr erancn take, but secure to lliu tho nbecl of my choice, with your consent. My plan was de liberately lar, and as you see, successful. The name uf Miss Cornell was assumed upon her going to the Springs, and her brother, who was in the secret, lias addressed her ac cordingly. I knew your heart, and felt sure its generosity was equal tn tho event.' ' And you shall not be disappointed, my worthy son. For although I had formed a resolution, never to ackno'tledgo as un daughter, one who was not equal in wealth nnd parentage, jet 1 freely forgive you the drama, in which you havo been so success ful, even though it be at my expense and the more especially, sinco it lias been so well enacted.' Nor did he ever unt'd the clay of his death, regret the event which b id consummated ti"' happiness of his son. Fidelia was the pride and joy of his heart, and enjoyed tho admi ration nnd love of all who knew her. And not one seemed belter to enjoy the interest ing history of lliu innocent fraud, in Ids de- I'rom the New Yorl. Organ. INFLUENCE OF INTEMPERANCE ON GENIUS. One of t.io most absurd anoloi'ies for in. . . . mxicatinn is ihe supposition that it imparts jnsnir.il 0.1 lo t in inle crl : that it nnurs el- Mii.nre from the lips of the orator, infuses r;ice into the movements oflbe actor, and ,u ides the lien of tile noel wiih ' ihoiirbls thai breathe and words tint burn.' W( , . 1 11, f 1 1 , have seen the tt irk of a lamp raised an inch by some speculative child, who wnnde.ed that no ono else had hit on so obvious a ! method of making i light ntoie brilliant, and lo ! we have seen the light go out in a few minutes will, a noiso.ious stench-and we havo thought of tho brilliant inspiration of intoxication thu protracted excitement of the brain, which burns it rapidly away, ending in darkness and disgust. We have gone to listen to a celebrated orator ; we hive iieard him speak thick, stutter, ramble in Ills flisi'mirvn. mill at last, in llle nvrpss of 1 the gesltculalions of a lunatic. Jteallv, we had no great opinion of tho source of his el oquence. It is not twenty years ago that a clergy 11, 10. rotwidet pr! nne nf llio il'iist f. Inntir.nl nf ,11V bu prolcssinn anil surh bo was so 1,.,:, n t. ,,,.fl ,n tl. .,!, Il,..,v,.,i l,.l . ... . . ...... ,.lvor,. ,, witl.-bad lo he forcibly enrrie.l -t- .t t. -. t i: . -.i , out 01 ine itiiipii tie tt.ts iiivraiing w 1111 nis w lue-inspired di it el, much to hear llamlet or any oilier of the Shakspeare, recited e would not give ...tit... .. .! i. ' '. ,. 1 . . 11 ' " , 1 1 .a lulls 1. L-ruekerl voice, with unsteady .and unmeaning ges-1 ,0 f.rim 11 littll ViUilio irlir liad tn'aen an extra buttle lor lliil purpose of tierforoi ing the part with a degree ol inspiration bo 1.1 ,,, r,,l ; :.,. ni,l.,r .......... r.. ,i... t.nmr.iry, tto would" rather p iv considerablo , ,u '' "I'eu ne -pre 11,11. ion. W,l"t X"''" ''"'1 O'Tge Fm,.r,rb Coke nt one lime the ornao I, ()u Unijsli stage ( The inspiration of f tl.;r f,me, drove them' fiooi the ):lr,u, linle ,,,.,,, disgrace to society, and j 11Irj,. tlifin in a dishonored grave ! The ;,)spir.itin of llio bottle ! An, lv,. ,. t(l.(t in,pir,i 0Ver done fi,r the pools Can one inlemperatn poet , ,,m,, , ,. ,.,i,.V.il nnvlhin" com- , lm.nsr,0 with bis natural abilities?' How munv M lm ,mlnU., ,t gU'ted bv nature 1 n itli' lalc-iits. that miidit have mado ll'teir wav m.miis. t I1.1l hmLi. Hun,, 1 i,t tl.. .. to lorione anil power, wnn uroivned their glorious gifts in the lion I, and died miserable and despised I Shall wu he told of Byron 7 His reputation was achieved before he aban- loned himself to intemperance; audit was at the puint that both his literary anil peison al reputation began rapidly to go down. And even while we admit the unquestionable power and beauty of Hymn's genius in its better moments, tve cannot accord him a place among tho higher order of poets, for lie was wanting in moral grandeur. What is a poet 1 One of the greatest of the ag", tho Goethe tells us, 1 Tho poet is at once a teacher, a propliel, a Irienti 01 uod anil 11 1 1 11 : Was llyrun ant thing of this? Was he not j rather a foe tu God and mailt' Is not the 1 tt hole tendency ofsjiis writings to make us discontented with ourselves and our Cirntni? Does be throw attraction around suit tbiog but vice 1 Can any one resort to his pages for consolation nr hope t Yet how lofiy ihe destiny he might hive accomplished how precious tlio works hu might hive bequeath, ed h id ho employed his genius to elevated purposes, instead of wasting both his mental and physical powers in the senseless and heartless dissipation which cut him oll'ii! the Il inter of his youth ! Hot let us turn to the greatest poet the world has pver known, or is ever like to know the incomparable Slnkespeare, Look through bis writings from beginning lo end, and y kii feel an inesislible pel suasion of llio contempt with tt bich he looked upon iiileiuperance.and of ihn dignified sobriety of bis own habits. In all other dramatic wit ters, bacchanalian songs aro introduced in almost every play. Il has only, in the whole course of his vuluniinoiis productions, introihiced llio fragment of one, and placed il in tho month of the vilest scoundrel he has drawn. Wheiever he Ins designed lo give the last finish of vice or faluiiy 10 a despica ble chancier, intemperance is 1I10 finishing touch. The passages in illustration of this point are too numerous, and too well known, to be quoled. Hear, however, his lestlmo ny lo tho effects nf inlemrerHiice, A man ' almost fourscore,' is made lo say ; "Thoiijh I look old, yel am I slronj and lusty For in my youih I ncterdid rply lint and rebellious in my I lend Nor did not with iiubashfn! forrhrtd woo The inenni of tveaknfM and debility t Therefore ray ac i a laty winter, Fro.ly, but kindly." Hnw sublime nnd magnificent was the genius of Milton Where did be look for may bo culiercd from n for words winch' occur in Paradise Lost i " Some by violent stroke shall die, Ily fire, flood, famine ay ISTr-MfEOAXcs Mont." And his opinions of (ho benefits of tem perance, may be seen In what he says 0 Sampson : . '' 'Jesiro of wine and all delicious drinks, Wbiih many a famous warrior oterlurns, Thou eouldst repress, nor did the dancing ruby Spaikling, our-pmirtd, the flavor or Ihe smell, Allure thee from the cool cryslahnc stream. Oh madness, lo think use of trongesi wine" And strongest drinks our chief support of health 1 When tlod, with those forbidden, made choice to rear His mighty champion, strong above compare 1 W.tn.viNti to Ltauoti Dcalkrs. A high ly valued citizen of Cinrinmili informed us. a tew ilavs since, that be had the names of all lliu liquor sellers who had carried on the business in two slreels in our city, for fifteen years. There were 67 in all. Of this num ber, 53 hive died, and 4G of them died drunk! Oh who will peril his life in this dangerous traffic ? To say nothing of the calamities brought upon those wim patron ize the soul-destroying business, a man's own welfare for time and eternity are jeopardized by engaging in it. Very" few are able to withstand the fasrinntions which the contin ued presence of the tempter presents. The facts above staled may be rather remarkable. So largo a proportion, perhaps, is not usual. This may bo accounted for in pari, by their being thu lower class of dealers, nnd in ihn most intemperate part of our city. It wil be found, however, upon examination, that tho proportion of liquor dealers destroyed by men- ow n ousii ess, is leariui v ureal moro ., . ., . , , ' ,, , '.'b"-"" ttvo-.li.rds of all who are engaged foe "".T "r 'T ' " tI,ls ,r"li) c d ' 1 ,lr."" k"d'' Al"1 bVf',r !' U P"P'" die msnhent: Another fact is, ti, ,1 they have a larger "'ri'",..n,;l.".',n ol": l,nS0"V ll"!n .ny olhw Seventy-six in thu I'eni- tentiiry of Connecticut, and one hundred nnd fifty in Ihe Ohio Stale Prison, who havo occupied the unenviable position of standing behind the bar ! Truly, " tho way of trans gressors is hard." Ohio paper. PitiNrr.ri's LsNoimoi:. Every profession Ii is its technical terms, and, uf course, tho printers have a 'small smattering,' which is intelligible only lo the craft. The following (says the Delaware Republican) is a speci men; it don't mean, however, as much as it would seem to the uninitiated : " Jim, put (1ener.1l Washington on tho G illey, and then finish the murder of that young girl you commenced yesterday. Set up the ruins of llereulaneiim ; distribute tho smallpox; toil need not finish that runa way much ; hivfi the high water 111 the pa- per this week. Let the pio alone till after dinner, put up the barbariie lo press, and ' . . ' ' then go to the devil, and he will tell you? about the work for Ihe morning." Not much wonder tint Dr. Faiutus was burned for inventing such a diabolical art. SoMr.TiiiNn P11C.TTY. The New II avert Com irr says : " A in 111 of wit being asked what pleasure. be could find in the company of a preltv tvo m ill, w ho was a loquacious simpleton I re plied, ' I love 10 sec her talk.' This recalls 10 our mind a fact which happened in one of our public jrhoolj not long ago. A bov about seven ears old was called up, and Hugged by the teacher, for squeezing a little' girl's hand. After the punishment was in flicted, he was asked why he did it. He re plied, ' It looked so pretty Icsuldn'l help itJ Did not Ihe teacher deserve a flogging for punishing (be boy ?" Things Tin r I i.ikk. I like to see yonup; men strulling nbout with segars in their mouths, calling for smallcrs of gin and bra 11 ; sly. and drinking ihem off with great non- r"",!"e''' ot-emia it looks so genteel and mtm iy I like to hear voung men swear bratelv. especially in Ihe company of respectable fe males ; it shows good sense and ery excel lent bleeding. 1 like to see young ladies laugh in church ; it shows ihat they are pleased with ihe ser mon. I like to ree a dashing belle trip along llm street, dressed in ihe most fashionable anif cosily gear, wiih her heels (not over clcan peeping through her stockings ; it shows becoming carefulness of self. I like lo see people prying into their neighbor's concerns don'l yoti ? I like tn see young lads, between the ages of lo and 20, boast of their ndvenlurcs wiih the fair sex ; ii shows that they know thing or two, if not more. RnimiT Hoy The following dialogue re cently occurred between a mistress of one ol" our public schools, and a scholar ' ' James, if you lake three from five how many will remain V ' I don't know, mariu,' replied the boy, biting his ihumb-nail. ' Not know ! Iffive'birds were singing on a tree, and 11 naughty boy sbo'd fire a gun and kill three, hntv man would there be leftl' ' None,' was the prompt reply. ' Why, yes, there would be some lefty wouldn't there f' No inarm, there wouldn't, cause the others' would fly away.' Hrigh't boy, that. Mr. P., who is an early liser, finding I ha ground covered with snow, ordered his man, a new hand in the family, lo go and shovcf the sldu walk off. Happening to look out about half an hour afterwards, he found John very busy with pick and spade removing ihe brick into llio street. " What' the deuce ara you doing now 1" said Mr. P. " Faith ! hard job, I think,'' said John, " it seems lo' me you might lei it lay till summer." Boi ton Fust. fjyAn exchange paper calls the Madiso-' man 'the Wiishlngtonian Punch.' A cruaf blow al John Jones' feelings. Capl. B. A. Territl of the 1st Rngimant U. S, Dragoons, accidentally shot himself at Fori Scott on thu 17th nit. He ditd m about' tnty-nino minutes.'