THE DEMOCRATIC ADVOCATE. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 1866. ■ i'i '■ f ■■ INDICTMENT OF REGIS TRARS. The Grand Jury, at its late session, presented two of the Registrars of this county for alleged improper discharge of their duties under the Registry Law. They are Capt. George W. Shriver, of Westminster, and Richard Harris, Esq v ofllatnpstcud. It could not have been on account of any moral delinquency, for the characters of both these gentlemen arc as unimpeachable as that of any of the Grand Jurors; nor ou accouut of any disloyalty on their part, for Mr. Harris has been a consistent Uniou man, and Capt. Shriver served his coun try faithfully in the Federal army du ring the war. Their chief offence has been that they understood and applied the Registry Law differently from what the Grand Jurors and the Radical par ty would have done. In short, it is our solemn belief that the guilt of these Registrars consists in their misfortune to have come to the honest conviction itbat the view which Governor Swann, Ex-Governor Bradford, all the best law yers of the State, and the Conservative party generally entertained, was right; and that the Radical views were wrong. Now we are not going to reflect on the moral honesty of the Grand Jurors who, we have no doubt, acted to the best of their knowledge, judgment and advice—filled as they are with the be lief that the views of their party arc ac tually infallible, and that all that comes from their opponents is to be regarded with the utmost suspicion. In no other way can wc accouut, with credit to the Grand Jury, for their having presented two such estimable gentlemen on a charge which should be founded on of ficial corruption. It shows the desper ate lengths to which party prejudice has gone, and the great necessity to have the system of summoning Juries so re formed as to secure men of both parties on them, to act as a check on party feel ings, and purge the sources of public Justice from all taint of political preju dice. If these cases ever come to be tried, we arc satisfied that the views we have taken will be fully sustained, and that many who may now think that this pro . ceeding is right, will be sorry and ashamed that it was ever commenced. They will yet * live to sec that the hard and illiberal construction put upon the law by their press and party with such presumptuous confidence cannot bear the test of a strict legal inquiry. Wc are confident that a close investigation will show that these Registrars were compelled in the strict discharge of their duties, if they wished to do jus tice to their fellow citizens and escape the penalties of the law, to understand it very differently from those whose du ties did not require them to study it so closely, and whose party feelings would scarcely allow them to construe it gen erously. The law gave every claimant of the right to vote the opportunity to purge himself on oath of all suspicion of disloyal intention, and the Registrar was bound at his peril not to disfran chise him unless strong proof was ad duced sufficient to clear away all doubt i of his guilt, and of his having taken a false oath. It was astonishing what slight circumstances were sufficient, in the mind of a Radical, to convict any constant political opponent of both trea son and perjury; and when faithful Registrars refused to adopt their policy the threat of indictment before a Grand Jury was freely tendered. Neither the constitution nor the law intended that a man’s secret feelings should be drawn out to criminate him self and to disqualify him, and yet the Radicals always insisted on so construing them. The Constitution and the law only disfranchised such as by open word or deed aided the Rebels, with criminal intent ; and yet we have seen their Reg istrars, and Judges of election, disfran chise men on the silliest pretences— such as a thoughtless hurrah for Jeff Davis, only intended to gall a political opponent, or some such trivial matter. It was really astonishing to see the ex tent they would go to exclude a man who had been a constant Democrat and liable to suspicion on that account.— This was witnessed on the part of their election Judges everywhere. In three of the districts of Carroll county, Taney town, Myers, and Manchester, it was carried this year to a painful extent, par ticularly in Manchester District, where . 'hundred* wore turned off by the Regis trar, and a district which can give three hundred and fifty Conservative majority, on a fair and free vote, was made to giro a Radical majority of seventy-five. Never was there a greater political out rage, nor a law more glaringly violated, yet where is the indictment against : these unfaithful Registrars! Echo an "• swers “where?'’ So far from their be* ing indicted we doubt not the Grand Jurors are under the impression still* that they have only done their duty— aud hence by contrast, we can see why the ‘chursc of Capt. Geo. W. Shriver and Richard Harris should seem so odi* ous in their sight. To those faithful officers we say—Do not fear ths Your cause , is the cause of the People. The beat legal counsel of the State will feel it an | honor to defend you; and a sympathi sing public will cheerfully foot all the expense. > IMPARTIAL SUFFRAGE. 5 The advccatcs of impartial suffrage J mean by it the extension of the right to • colored men of the legal age ; whilst 1 they hesitate about extending it to wo ) men, some of whom arc now seriously 1 demanding it. Many of them are dis r posed to qualify the right to such col* 1 ored persons read, possess some f property qualication, or have served in f the army. To make it impartial they • propose to restrict also the whites to the 1 same qualifications. We arc opposed to - all qualifications of the right of suffrage - to parties entitled, except the necessary 3 restrictions usually required. If negroes 1 arc to be allowed to vote here, we should t give it to them to the full extent, same - as to the whites, and make them eligi r ble to office. Those who have the right j to participate in the government should ; by all means be equal ; and with that i view it will be found necessary to break , down all social distinctions and to mon - grelise our people, as well as our gov ; ernment, as soon as possible, so as to get ; rid of those inconvenient ideas which . difference of race and color seems to pi t i in some people’s heads. i Wc arc, however, totally’ opposed fo i such unnatural We would 1 uot agree to extend the sacred right of ■ suffrage to the smartest, most intelli ■ gent, aud richest negro in the land, for i the simple reason that, if we conceded to him the right, we give up the whole question, and should yield it to- every negro in the land on the score of im partiality. We do uot believe the Al mighty designed that all races and col ors should mix in the same nation, or He would not have made them of such different colors, aud would not have implanted in tho human breast feelings and prejudices which prompt each su perior race to be so jealous of its purity. We believe that the highest instincts of the human race are the voice of God; and if they have prompted men to over throw slavery by all means, right or wrong, they will also do as much to prevent that which is still more repug nant; the amalgamation of extremely different races. When wc survey the world, wc find its several nations diversified by various races and colors, but each by an iuilcx iblc law of nature generally composed of a homogeneous people. All history proves the constant war of races, even of those not very dissimilar. The ruin of Mexico, in modern days, has been caused by attempted equalization of all ( races there, where the result has been | that reins of government have passed I from the hands of the pure Castilian ; blood into those of inferior races—five sixths of the population being the des cendants of the original inhabitants, mixed up with other races white & black. ■ We arc not opposed to the Negroes j enjoying the highest rights of citizen-1 ship ; but we say it cannot be enjoyed ! here, because it would bring ruin both j to (hem and us. By rigid cnforccmenTl of the instincts of nature, and common sense, wc may save our country and race from debasement; and niay do the same for the Negro, lie may think it hard at first; but, as soon as his mind opens to the conviction of the truth, he will sec a glorious field opened to him in Africa, whcnccylie came; and he will eagerly rush there to fulfil his destiny. There he can rise to all the rights and privileges of equal citizenship. This we acknowledge to be his due—not here, for we hold it as the highest in sult to ask our people to destroy their natural dignity to put him on an equali ty here. There he may hold himself as 1 superior to the whites if he pleases ; but here he must concede to us the same right. For these reasons, imperfectly expressed, wo give our voice against any admixture of races, or colors, in admin istering our government. Wc go for suffrage as little restricted as possible; but we believe that to sustain our Rc • publican theory we need to be as a pco • pie the highest and purest on earth.— ■ Others countries may be governed by 1 Black \ cllow or Red people; but ours must be “the White Man’s Govern* • meat.” ” —• <■ I CONGRESS. This body re assembled on Mond y 3d iost. A new feature was introduced on this occasion. The Radical Clubs, Leagues. Colored Zouaves, all sorts and colors, paraded the streets, under a call to Washington to greet Congress, which ‘ is swelling in importance as the coun try’s dignity decreases. Justice Carter delivered the address of welcome, and was responded to by Speaker Colfax, Senator I ates and Judge Kelly. The speeches were inflammatory. At night there was a great banquet, at which Mr. Walbridge presided, and Thaddeus Ste vens responded in an abusive and trea sonable harangue. This is a great . country, particularly the North. B&.The Baltimore Gazette has come out in a new dress, its advertising pa tronage having required an enlargement of its ample pages, or the reduction of the size of its type—the latter being the plan adopted. Its appearance is im proved. We are glad to see this-evi dcnce of success. Improvement in County Jails and Alms Houses. There has been a State Missionary appointed to visit the Jails, Alms Hous es and Public. Institutions throughout the State to co.operate with the Com missioners, Keepers and Physicians of these establishments in ameliorating the condition of the inmates, ’ibis they propose to do by establishing* Commit tee of ladies and gentlemen in each county town who will furnish them pure reading, endeavor to have regular reli- ■ gious services conducted for them, and visit them occasionally to speak a kind word and direct them to a higher aim in life. Also to furnish them with Bi bles, Testaments &c. Rev. J. 11. Beckwith, the State Mis sionary, waited our town last week and succeeded in getting some of our wor thy citizens to co-operate in this good work. The following will kindly assist those who have, the oversight of these establishments —Rev. J. T. Ward, Rev. John A. Munroc, Dr. Warfield, Dr, Charles Billingslea, Messrs. Norris, Grammer, Baughman, Sheriff Hoppe, Mr. Jacob Myers, Mrs. Dr. Warfield and others. The State Missionary expressed his hearty approval of our Jail, which is quite an improvement to the old one. There being separate apartments for male and female, and cells for each prisoner, so the young offender who has just begun crime shall not be contam inated by associating with the hardened criminal, but may receive such instruc tion and counsel that his first shall also be his last offence. This arrangement is a credit to our Commissioners and County Officers, and will tend to make our county respected for the humanity and consideration shown to the unfor tunate. We trust others will aid in this good work by joining this Commit tee, and Westminster may stand first in ameliorating the sufferings of the poor and the erria^. o BSP* "The Camp, the Battle-field and the Hasp,taC or Lights and Shadows of the Great Rebellion , is the title of a handsome volume, just issued by the National Publishing Company, 507 Mi nor btreet, i hiUdelphia, Pa. The Au thor, Dr. L. P. Brockctt, has delved most industriously amongst the masses of curious incidents which have mar-, ked the late war, and has grouped amj| classified them under appropriate heads aud in a very attractive’form. There is a certain portion of the war I that will never go into the regular his tories, nor be embodied in romance or ; poetry, which is a very real part of it, and will, if preserved, convey to suc ceeding generations a better idea of the | spirit of the conflict than many dry re | ports or careful narratives of events* i a°d this part may be called the gossip, the fun, the pathos of the war. This illustrates the character of the leaders, the humor of the soldiers, the devotion ot women, the bravery of men, pluck of our heroes, the romance ami i hardships of the service. From the | beginning of the war the author has j been engaged in collecting all the aucc j dotes connected with or illustrative of it. The volume is profusely illustrated with over 100 engravings by the first artists, which are really beautiful; wor thy of examination as specimens of the art. The book’s contents include re miniscences of camp, picket, spy, scout, bivouac, siege and battle-field adven tures ; thrilling feats of bravery, wit, drollery, comical and ludicrous adven tures, etc., etc. Amusement as well as instruction may be found in every page, as graphic detail, brilliant wit, aud authentic his tory, arc skillfully interwoven in this work of literary art. It is just such a volume as will find numerous purchasers, and just such a one as persons seeking to act as book agents should add to their list. The President’!* Message. The Message of President Johnson uas delivered at the opeuiugof Congress on Monday lust, aud was received by us too late for publication this week. It is not of great length, but able aud poi fectly consistent with his past course. He repeats with great force his views i i favor of re construction, aud says that time and reflection have only strength ened his convictions ou the subject. He hopes that each department of the Gov ernment may cooperate in maintaining harmony between them, and in support of the Constitution, the Union and the perpetuity of free institutions. The finances are considered so favorable that ho thinks the taxes may be rcduc ed, and the debt paid in the next twenty-five years. Our relations with France he thinks will be favorably maintained. Also with England, al though the Irish question looks trouble some lie makes no allusion to col ored suffrage. Another Astronomical Event. An interesting astronomical event will occur on the 6th instant. The Sun, Mercury, Venus and Earth will bein’ conjunction, a’fact that will not occur again in several centuries. People who want to see it will please sit up—as some did for the meteors.— Pittsburg [ Dispatch. Local Intelligence. 9 Thk Circuit Court. —Court ad journed, on Saturday last, till May Term—having been in session three weeks. Charles Huffman (Gipsey) Sarah Richardson (colored) John Laur, Thomas Green, and Augustus Smith, were all convicted of Larccry, and each sentenced to eighteen months in the Penitentiary. Lilias Miller (colored) was found guilty of stealing jewelry of Mrs. Ileird, but insane, and was con signed to Carroll County Alms House. £ The Grand Jury found a great mny indictments—among them four agWt Henry Bell, for shooting Messrs Stew •art, Laffcrty, Loveall, and Green, at the time of the Conservative meeting in October. Bills were found against twenty eight different persons on the charge of breaking the Jail same time. Four persons were indicted for riot at Manchester oa election day, and one for giving out whiskey on said day.— There are also several indictments against parties for illegal voting. Fair. —The new Lutheran Church Vow being built in Westminster, as it rises towards completion, is attracting considerable notice by its fine appear ance; whilst at the same time the heavy draw on the funds acts as a reminder that more will. be still wanted. For this purpose it is designed to have a Fair, at the Odd Fellow’s Hall, some time in February—say the 22nd. All persons interested in the cause are respectfully invited to attend a meeting at the Parsonage, on Saturday evening next, to make preliminary arrange ments. J6@“The glory of medicine is the en dowing the human form with the beat bodily health, for then the poet is in spired with brilliant thoughts ; the ora tor with new ideas and words of fire! the soldier with indomitable courage ; the inventor with bright conceptions; the merchant with business tact, activi ty and power; the mechanic with ener gy; the author with skill in the use of language which captivates the singer with a sweet melodious voice ; the mu sician with rapturous sounds; the cis pirited become hopeful; the despairing happy. Such is the estimable and ad mitted usefulness of Bryan’s Life Pills. See advertisement. dec. 0. Special Court. —The meeting of the Special Court, under Judge Crane, to try the remainder of the Cases in which Judge Smith was interested as Counsel, has again been deferred to the Isth. of January next. See the Clerk’s notice in another Column. Conservative Rejoicing. —The Torchlight procession and illumination at came off successfully last Saturday night. The crowd wa&. hyfge and speeches were made by Messrs Pow der Shriver and Lamotte. An ettra train was ran down from Westminster, and many embraced the chance to go. M. E. Church.— Preaching next Sabbath at 101 o’clock, by Rev. Samuel Barnes, of Baltimore. The first anni versary of the “Strawbridge Juvenile Missionary Society,” will be held at 2J o’clock. Addresses by Rev. Samuel Barnes and others. All arc invited to attend these services. Gooey s Lady's Book.— Persons desiring to subscribe for Godey’a La dy s Book, can do so by calling on A. H. Huber, No. 2, Carroll Hall, who will furnish it at Club Kate*.
Coinmimicaled. Tlic Finksburg Illumination. On last Saturday evening, as previously published, Finksburg was illuminated in honor of the recent victories in the State. — Ihe Conservative citizens of the “Old 4th” had a gay time. The houses were generally lighted up, some of them very tastefully.— Ihe enthusiastic crowd, which was large, farmed at the East End of the village and with banners, tlags, transparencies, rockets and other fire works Ac., marched through the town, making a grand display, to the cst End then to the hotel kept by Mr. Lewis Laxter. The procession was then brought to order by calling M. G. Cockey, to the Chair and appointing Jabez A. Lush, Secretary; stirring speeches were then made by several of the gentlemen present, which were responded to by repeated cheers. Some of the most interesting features of the evening were the grand pyrotechnic ex plosions filling the air with beautiful and many colored lights, and thesignificantmot tos carried upon the transparencies some of which were “Maryland 0. K,” “The Swann All Right,” &c. The meeting closed by giving three cheers for Johnson. Swann and Maryland and passing a vote of thanks to the brave boys of Westminster, for their efficient services in procuring fireworks and for the honor of their presence. Johnson. Death of a Prominent Odd-Fel low.—Josiah L. Baugher, Esq., Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of the Mary land Independent Odd-Fellows, and Grand Patriarch of the Grand Encamp, ment, died at his residence, on Exeter near Baltimore street, about 11 o’clock last night. The deceased was a highly esteemed member of the Order, and had the warm friendship generally of those who knew him. 31 r. Baugher was for merly a member of the General Assem bly ol Maryland from Carroll county, but for some years past has been en gaged as a flour and commission mer chant'in this city, doing business on North street. He was about 53 years of age, and died from the effect ox a carbuncle which formed about a month since on the back, between the shoul ders, and which baffled the skill of his physicians, Prof. Smith and Dr. Reed.— Balt. San. Phrenological Journal for December contains fine Portraits of Dore, the great French Artist, the Kin<* and Queen of Prussia, twelve distil guished American Clergymen, Miss Kate Bateman, with Biographies and Sketches of Character. Also other in teresting matter, including What is Education ?by Johu Neal; Characters of Shakspeare; Thiers, the French Statesman; Orang-Outangs, etc. Only 20 cents ;$2 a year. Now is the time to subscribe. A New Volume begins with the next number. Address, Fow ler aud Wells, 389 Broadway,’ New York. The Disabled in South Carolina. Governor Orr states the number repor ted as having lost legs in the war at 167; lost arms, 180; and 170 otherwise' disabled. ? - f-p \ Mexico. Maximilian is about to leave Mexico* under melancholy circumstances, his empire having thoroughly failed. His, accomplished Empress, Charlotte; is at" their seat in Europe, said to be hope lessly failing in health. The French troops are all to be withdrawn in Janu ary. The Liberals appear to be gaining ground. Juarez is the President, and the head of tho only government ever recognized by the United States. Hon. Lew. Campbell of Ohio has lately start ed as our Minister to Mexico, accom panied by Gen. JSherman in an advisory capacity. It is thought the United States will yet have to assume the pro tectorate of Mexico. The Falling Stars. Although the watchers in our country were disappointed in seeing the meteoric display expected to come off on the morning of the 14th of November, it seems they were not disappointed in Europe. For about an hour and a half, after midnight on the morning of the 14th ult., they wore observed through out England and Scotland, were they are described as numbering several thousands. A French paper says they appeared there by millions. Great Snow Storm.—Dispatches from Omaha report a great fall of .snow in that vicinity, blocking up all the roads, and causing serious distress on the plains. Prices of provisions in the mining towns are very high. MARRIED* On the 27th ult., in the Lutheran Par sonage, Westminster, by the Rev. H. C. Holloway. Mr. Jno. Miller and Miss Sarah A. Piper, both of this County. On the 27th ult., in Middlebnrg, by the Rev. N. E. Gilds, Mr. James (i Mackley to Miss Martha S. Hann, both of this Co. On the27th ult.. at the M. E. Parsonage, Westminster, by Rev. J. Edwin Amos, Mr. Moses Parrish to Miss Ruth N". Poole, all of this County. At St. John’s Chnrch, Westminster, Md., on Tuesdav morning December 4th inst., by the Rev. John Gloyd, Mr. P. Harry Irwin to Miss Helen Boyle, both of Westminster, Carroll County, Md. On the 29th ult., at the residence of the bride’s father, by the Rev. J. H. Swope. A. Henning Frizzle to Mias Anna Poole, both of Carroll county, Md. On the 29th ultimo, at the residence of the bride’s fatherly the Rev. Father Fodev, Dr. Milton A. Lauver, of Carroll county, Md., to Helen C., only daughter of Win. Stansfield, Esq., of Baltimore citv. Westminster, Md., bv tho Rev. John Glovd. Jerome A. Overman, of Laltiraore city,* to Miss M. Olevia Baumgardner, of Carroll county, Md. 1 5H585-S WSBSSBSm DEATHS. Oa the 19th of November, near Union town, after a few days of Illiness, John Wesley Babylon, the onlv son of William and Barbara Babvlon, aged 21 vears, 8 mo. and 18 days. On the morning of the Ist of December, in Baltimore, Joseph Cassell, in the BGth year of his age. Departed this life, on the 2d instant, in his uOthycar, Josiah L. Baugher, of Balti more city, formerly of this County. Ihe subject of this notice maintained a reputation the synonvm of all that dignifies the name of roan. He was a faithful hus band, a kind parent, a generous benefactor and a true citizen. In his disposition, ho was genial; in his friendship, disinterested and ardent, and lie leaves the busy scenes of this world in the faith of a blissful immor tality, and alike beloved and regretted by all who knew him. At the time of his demise he was the M. W. Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Maryland, I. a 0. F., and also the M. W. Grand Patriarch ot the Grand Encampment of the same Order, and by his zeal in the promotion of the principles of this benevo lent organization, and his well-balanced judgment in administering his official duties iu that connection, he won a popularity that had not been surpassed by any of his prede cessors. OBITUARY. At his residence, near Wakefield, Carroll county, Md., on the 28th ult., at 10 o’clock a. m., John ik Horn, in the 26th vear of his age. The sudden death of this estimable young man is but another illustration of this sol * emn truth—“ Man that is born of a woman, is of a few days and full of trouble. He cometh forth as a flower and is cut down ; he fleeth also as a shadow and continued! not. ’ Young, active, and vigorous, pos sessed of robust health, and manly beauty, his untimely decease has startled the whole community, and shocked his relatives and friends almost beyond parallel. He took to his bed on Friday and died the following Wednesday morning. Truly, in the midst of life we are in death. Married bat one short year ago, he had settled down to the enjoyment of domestic life with fairer pros pects than fall to the lot of many, and the steady improvement of his farm bears wit ness to his untiring industry. But his work .on earth is done now forever; he has gone to his rest, leaving a beloved widow, a dis consolate mother, aud weeping brothers and sisters to mourn nis loss. let we sorrow not as those who have no hope ; but endea vour to look forward with the eye of faith to a blissful reunion in that better land where “Sickness and sorrow, pain and Death, are felt and feared no more: ' W. A. C. SpecialJsotlces. 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Above salary or large commissions paid. The onlt machines sow in United States for less than S4O, which are fvUy licensed by Howe, Wheeler d Wilson, Grover & Baker, Singer <t Co., and Bach dder. All other cheap machines are i fringemenis and the setter or user ore liable to arrest, fine, and imprisonment. Circulars free. Address, or call upon SHAW A CLARK, Biddeford, Maine, or Chicago, 111, 1 janll.iy f\R. SWAYNE’S BOWEL CORDIAL, - ’ | f A* sare remedy for Asiatic Cholera Cholera Morbus Dys entery; Diarrhoea,Cholera Infantum, or Summer Com plaint, pain in the Stomaeh and Bowels, Sick Stomach, Vomiting, and all relaxed conditions of the Bowels. Let no family be without this med icine, it will gire im mediate relief. , Sold by WM. REESE, OCtll-ly Westminster. Itch ! Itch 11 Scratch ! Scratch 11 SWAYNE'S OINTMENT cures Itch in from 12 to 24 hours. 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By clemsing the stomach with Schenck’s Mandrake Pills, the Tonic soon res tores the appetite, and food that could not be eaten before using it will be easily digested. Consumption cannot be cared by Schenck’s Pulmonic Syrnp unless the stomach and liver is made healthy and the appetite restored, hence the Tonic and Pills are required in near ly every case of consumption. A half dozen bottles of the SEAWEED TONIC and three or four boxes of the MANDRAKE PILLS will cure any ordinary case of dyspepsia. Dr. Schenck makes professional visits in New York, Boston, and at his principal Ofllce in Philadelphia every Week. See daily papers of each place, or his pamphlet em nmaamptien ft* hi# days for visitation. Please observe, when purchasing, that the two likenesses of the Doctor, one when in the last stage of Consumption, and the other as he now is, in perfect health, are on the Govern ment stamp. Sold by all Druggists and Dealers, price $1,50 per bottle, or $7.50 the half dozen. All letters for advice should be addressed to Dr. Schkxck’s Principal Office, No. 15 North Ctb Street, Phil adelphia. Fa. General Wholesale Agents: Demas Barnes A Co., N. Y.; S. S. Dance, Baltimore, ML; John D. Parke, Cincinnati, Ohio; Walker A Taylor, Chicago, 111.; Collins Bros., St. Louis, Mo. dec. 6,1 yr. 1 US'!’ OF LETTERS REMAINING in the Post Office at West minster, December Ist., 1860. Blubaugh, Mrs. Sarah Harman & Sons, Bankert. S Hodgerd, Mrs. Emma Bloom, D Harden. Jnraes Burns, M D Ryder, H W Banknrd, Mr Joseph Johnston. James / Bowers, Samuel C T.oister, Mrs. Carrie Cist, Julia 2 Myers, Jsivih L Chickerny, Mr. AliumMercer, Mrs. Sarah A Circle, Lydia A Muller, John I*. Decker, Mr Mvers, Charles Dreikan, Mr J Mamie, T G Davis, Margaret Neinan, Samuel Dell, S N Parke, Miss Martha Klban, G D Penn, Miss Latin Eller, Mr J D Philips. MU D#lia . Everhart. Miss MartliaPorter, A M Ellsee, MrSD Stephen, Mrs Sarah Emor, Wm H Squirrel. Mrs. Elian Flemming. M in Trott, Mrs. Mira A Gardner. J F Thomas, S W . Graves, Mrs. Sarah Vance, Vallintiue Hale, Joseph Vansant, IV II Harman, John Mr. John IV. IV. Persons calling for letters shou’d sny they are advertised, otherwise they may not get them. N. 1. GOUSL’CH, dec'i-2t . p. M. PRIVATE SALE! A Bargain Offered. AHOLSEAND LOT, fronting on Main Street, and Union Street, at the West End of IVestmins er. The most eligible situation for a Blacksmith Shop in the coun ty. A good Two Story _ LOG BUILDING fjU|g|j’ upon the premises, with a liack building at tached, a first-rate Well of water and a new Pu mp in said Well at a cost of S6O. Terms will be made to suit the purchaser, as the money is not desired. ALSO A HOUSE and One ACRE of Land, lying upon the Gorsuch Road, 1 mile from Westminster, suitable for two tenants— one at this tone renting for $25, the other for $35 per annum. Terms to suit the purchaser. : . JOSHUA SMITH. dectVtf Owners of Water Power Should use the celebrated LBFFEL TURBINE t WATER WHEEL, Manufactured by POOLE & HUNT, Baltimore, Md. Send for a circular. dec6-6m. Estate of Joseph Weaver, deceased. NOTICE is hereby given that the subscri ber has obtained frdln the Orphans’ Uowrt of Carrol) county letters Testamentary on the Personal Estate of Joseph Weaver, late of Carroll County, deceased. All persons having claims against said Estate are hereby warned to exhibit the same with in six months from this date, otherwise they may be excluded from all benefit of said Estate. Those indebted are requested to make immediate payment. ‘ “ 1 JESSE WEAVER. dec6-4t Acting Executor. SPECIAL COURT. In the Circuit Court for Carroll Co. : IN pursuance of an order received from Pon. Peter W. Crane, Special Judge, notice is hereby given that the Special Ses sion of the Circuit Court for Carroll county, will be held on the 3rd TUESDAY, lth day of JANUARY next. >'Witneses here tofore summoned and discharged will take notice thereof and attend accordingly. By order, WM. A. McKELLIP, Clk. ( dec 3,-td tikou.l .S . i • 4 j. v |i ... 5..., n L r- # |. I-oekM 21 “Mo* *> 1 • >j . ( New €ro*4] / NewOoods!! . Ulfflf! ■ At l§w Prim. o . .. J. lIhH -’ • - A.M. WARNER i# if HAS just returned from the tin with a fine and well selected Had if SEASONABLE GOODS, ■ * 'f'J* * * -‘ / ' i which will he sold at etfraordinarj lev i prices, I. COMPRISING FOREIGN AND DOMEfiITC ' * . ‘sy DRY GOODS, A rmr WOOL W NOTIONS At Very Zaow Frkw ladles Wool Hum, RibWd, at 41** worth 60. ’ , Ladies Wool llese, Plain, at 40 <**• worth 50. Ladies Wool Heads, for •., *** 1.26. Scarfs, Gloves, Faney Goads A*., & GMoomum, a fine selected stock ef best quality * lower prices. Persons visiting uMuater will 4o well by amining for themselves. Very ful to the generous public for tk** l liberal patronage, hopes to msriM tiouance of the same. dec6 A. M. WARNBE LADIES Balmoral’s, rarp *A. M. Wiraßr’*- PISTOL Cartridges, all ate * A. M. Wart** Ladies fine Dress Goods, vary !•** ** a. m. wvp* l A FINE Lot of Custefll Flanel, A. M. Wsfsrt’r* A Very Fine Stock efßro* ***** GOW ■. /.3 ii t r ■' A. M. WABN^ 1 and buy jour goods, if you wish‘d dollars.