Newspaper of St. Mary's Beacon, October 3, 1861, Page 1

Newspaper of St. Mary's Beacon dated October 3, 1861 Page 1
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Km hmt mam- ,& * V ’ * - m .hi i.aiisgpww i vol xvjyf I _ SMPII Wit * an s. downs. months, und no JnjiTfa fat Miflf 1 25 ota. for of tntli—> fa not marled on fa dw tisesassst, il trill fa wbbfad until forfal. ini charged accordingly. A liberal de duction made lo those who advertise by tbe yenr. Hnsann9R!Pi^annw m , fain Jcmcial faemiOT. FOE THE COOBKT OF APPEALS. ROBERT FORD, or SAIXT MARTS COfJNtT. March 81st. 1801. FOR JUOOB OF OfRCDtT COURT. Jit the PeorAe of Print* George's Charles uw St. Man's Counties. I respectfully announce myself m a candi date for Judge of the Circuit Court fur First Judicial Circuit of Maryland. FREDERICK STONE. August 16th. 1801 —tf. FOR CIRCUIT JUDGE. We are authorised lo announce GEORGi BRENT, Esq., as a candidate for Judge of the Circuit Court for tbe Ist Judicial District of Maryland. August 16th, 1861—te. FOR THE HE NATE. Meters. Editor*. —You are requested tu T rttKD. MADDOX aa a candidate for the Senate of MaryUmTVtibjecf l<* the decision of a ButiiiT<i Rights’ Conven tion, should one be called. .PATUXENT August Bth, 1861. tinaaMaMßMnaMHaa FOR THE LEGISLATURE. ROBERT C. COMBS, E*q.,is recommend* ad to the voters of this cot my as a candidate fer the Legislalure, ami will he aupunned by MANY FRIENDS. Feb. 96th. le6l—if. FOR COUNTY CLERKSHIP. The friends of DA MELT. MORGAN pre •eol him lo the voters of 8| Mary’s county as a candidate for Clerk of the Circuit Court at (he election in 1863. and solicit to hia claims a dispassionate consideration. Nov. 26th, 1857. YOU COUNTY CLERK. I announce myrelf as a candidate for Clerk f*f the Circuit Court for Saint Mary's county, i 1 respectfully solicit the support of my ftu n is and tbe public. GEORGE JI. HERBERT. 28 1 h 1861. i FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER. The friends of J. THOMPSON YATES suggest hi| game to the voiera of this County as a caadnlate for County Commissioner at the ensuing Fall elecuon. Dept. 96th. 1661. FOR SHERIFF. "" the name of PHILIP H. DORSEY, iscug aested to the voters of this <>unty, an a can didate hr toe next SHERIFFALTY, by many citizens of Ciurnco District. Feb. Itb, 16411. HARRISON EDWARDS is presented lo tfa voters of Saint Mary’s county as a end fa foe Sheriff at tfaaUotioa in 1861. January 191 b, 1660. THOMAS L. DAVIS ipreconmendedt. tbe voters of tbis county sh a candidate fo. tfa Sheriffalty in Iffffl. * 5 „ ... Jfafeee’ District. Ncv frith. 165 ft FOBIfA GiSTHATE. The friends ef WM. I. YVTBS mnnt fajmme to the voters d Leonard T?wa as a suitable candidate far Magfo tram ad ask for hit claim* a di*pam,a> oouddaration at tfa ensuing Fall election. .. .* r ' LkOIOM. Aurut IMk. IMi-M. ,• EAOCHEUB TIPPETT dfam himself to the enteya of Leonard Term' District as a eandi dau far Magistrate and dSfaifally coßeSt* support at the ensuing Pan nipetion Aug, 2?nd, 1661. *5. vT** '* CHARLKB CAM A LIKE prceeni hU name tu the jelets of Leonard 2r:L , Srs4ffia^ Aag. 96<id, 1661, _ ?[• *** *? tonnnounce WTLUAM R. TTOgGb as a candidate far Magistrate in Patuxent Dialrkt. r ‘ Tl Sept. 6th, 1861,- ‘ > . ■* 2 {a* tnrh!-. Wa are autWiaed tu announce GEORGE WrGIBSON as a candidate far reflection to £2?*"** “ 00 -*Hct I Jfapl. ftih I Ml, DEVOTED TO LITERATURE. NEW**. AGRICULTtHtfe ANp GENEItAL IJ^TEULIGENCE. LEONARD TOWN, MI).. THURSDAY MOfiklNG. TfOBER 3. 1861. iLtt *---- ' " * i > r . We are authorised loan non nee EDWARD Sept 6th 1661. We are afahoriawl to aonounc* JOHN D. YATES for Magistrate in Leonard famro Dis trict, and to aril f*r him the supperl* id hk * friends and the public: > Sejd. Iftth, 1661. r ITc friends of R. H. WATHEN recommend * him to the ntieva of Leonard Two District * fft ft candickflMfor Magistrate, ai.d solicit their r tr. SPALPINO offer. UwK to th* f Maglsliale at the ensuing Pall <4cti>u. Sept. 96th, 1861. Tbe friends of WM. A. LOKER rccom* Stepd him lo tbe voters of Leonard T*wu District aa a candidate fur re-cie-tiur. to liie of Magistrate, at the ensuing Fall elec- Sept. 26th. 1861. FOR CONSTABLE I respectfully offer myself to tbe voters of I/'onaH Town District as a candidate for Ounatable and solicits Uietr support at the ensuing Pall election. P. F. SPALDING. August 16th, 1881— 1. LEO H. HAYDEN offers itiinielf to the voter* of Leonard Town District as a candi date far Constable, anti asks their supi*ort at tfa ensuing Pall election. Aug. 16th, 18b I. The friends of JOHN ALLEN DAVIS j aaaounce him as a candidate for Cens ablc, in ! Leonard Town District. April 4th. 1861. J. EDWIN ARF.LL announces himself a candidate for Constable in l.eoimrd Town district and solicits the voles of hia friends and the mUic. Feb. 28th, 1861. JEFFERSON B. J VRBOE rerpertfully an nounce* himself as a candidate for ConvtaMc at the ensuing election in Chapnm District and solicits the support of hit friends and follow citizens. May 2nd. 1861. . RAPHAEL DOWNS offers himself to th* voter* o? Leonard Town District as a candi date far Constable and solicits the snp)H>rt ..f the voters thereof, at the ensuing Fall elec tion. June llth 1861—te. J. R. ALVEY offers himself to lh* voters \ of Chaptico District, as a candidate for Cousia-1 hie, and solicits their support at the ensuing I Fall election. August Ist. 1861. We are authorised to announce JOHN A. GARNER as a candidate for Constable in Patuxent District. Sept. sth. 1861. We are authorized to announce JOSEPH A. MAGILL as a candidate for Constable in Patuxent District. | ' Sept. sth. 1861. We are authorised to announce CLEM ENT 8. THOMPSON for Constable in Chap tico District. Sept. sth. 1861. I .offer myrelf to the voter* f Town District aa a candidate for re-election to the office of Constable, at tha ensuit g Fall election. J. J. FORD. Sept. 26th. 1861. FOR ROAD SUPERVISOR. D. D. WELCH offers himself to the voter* of Leonard Town district as a Candidale for Supervisor of tbe Road and asks tfa voters of the district to support him. Feb. 28tb, 186). | JOHN B. BOWES offer, him.elfas n ran didatc for Road Supervisor in Leonard Town district and solietta the support of hia friends aud Mlow-cltixena. Jan. 34th 1661. WALTER FORD, thankful for the support he has heretofore received from the voters of tfa Factory district, offers himself ms a candi dalejfer Road Supervisor in said dial riel and eehrita tfa support of his fneuds fad fellow citizrna. , April 16th, 1861. JOHN B. CECIL I* recommended ae a suit able person for Road Supervisor in the Factory district. MANY FRIENDS. March 28th 186 L HENRY NORRIS of Jo. offers himself to the voters of Leonard Town district fa a candi- j date for Read Supervisor and toliciU the votes of bib friend sand the public. Jan. 94th 1861. William good win offers hfasekf to the voters of Patuxent District ae a Candifate for Read Supervisor, and asks thrir support at tfa anaumg FaU ctaeuoa. August |et, 1861. . Jv T.- HAYDEN offers himself tnthe voter* of Cfofaru District aa n attulidatw fir rue*) supervionr. and aska their support at tfa ea afing PaM dwfoa. I' . . 4 <| WM; THOMAS LATH RDM Unaeooesei bißMaif to tfa voters of fottuuet fane m a eddie for Road Supervisor and r(ppecifuUy (h^ir Bt?U Sib. 1861. fi ‘ r % Tfa friend, of W. T. A. REEDER sag- I feet his name to Ibe voters **f this District a*: a candidate far ruad supervisor 4'baftjco. sth IP6I. J I b -l I ** I iM x,' -• RDWARDIAjONW Is recmnroended to the voter* of P fixer it Dirfii*, w* % cam#- <*••• ** Rood Hit pertr mot, it the ssawlog Fell election- , ■. *n Bept 12th, Iftftß The friemb of*FRANCIB GOLOSBO- L ROUGH recommend bun lo the v4rs of Leonard Town District as a candidate for Rond Supervisor, and ask for his claims a dirpaMooate conaideratioo at the ensuing Fall election 4 4 - Sept lOlh iBGJ^ ALVbT for Red Supervisor in Patuxent f District, Sept. 26th, 1861. DISSOLUTION OF CO-PARTNERSHIP. fFt HE late firm of Simula d Maddox ia -I. this day dissolved by motnal consent. Pvnk iiK iudeblr d to us are hereby notified to cuiue forward aud settle with George A. Simms, without delay, ms he is authorized to settle the business <l the late firm. GEORGE A SIMMS, JOS. 11. MADDOX. Sept. rd. 1861 —tf. BUSJXKSS NOTICE. fII HE undersigned, having purchased the - interest of Simms & Maddox in the Mercantile business, will o utinne to sell at the old stand, and solicit h continuance of the very HUrd patronage extended to the late linn. They will keep constantly on hand a good assortment of goods, and will sell on | *uch terms ns cannot fail to please the old customers of the house and the public gen erally. GEORGE A. & F. X. SIMMS. Leonard Town, Md. September 12th, 1861—tf. EUECIIONNOTICE. T\TOT!CE h hereby given that an Election 11 will be held on .WEDNESDAY, November 6th, 1861, in the several Eicviiou districts of Saint Ma ry’s county, at the usual places ot holding i elections in said districts, tor the purpose of j electing I bejfollo win to wit; j A Governor of Maryland; A Comptroller of the Treasury, I A Judge tor the Court of Ap|*>al6 of Mary land for lie second Judicial District; A Judge of the Circuit Court for the Ist Judicial District of Maryland ; A Commissioner of Public Works for the 2nd District; A Senator and two members of the House of Delegates to represent said county in the Genera) Assembly of Maryland; Five Commissioners of Tax; A Sheriff and a County Surveyor for Saint ! Mary’s county. I Also, hy each e'ection district, Justices of the Peace, Constables and Road Supervisors, as follows: F t Di-trict No I (St. Inigoes)—Two Mag istrates, two Constables and one Road Su pervisor. For District No 2 (Factory)—Three Mag istrates, two Constables and one Road Super visor. Fur District No 8 (Leonard Town) —Three Magistrates, three Constables and one Super visor. For District No 4 (Chaplioo)—Three Mag istrates. three Constables and one Road Su pervisor. For District No ft (Charlotte Hall) —Two Magistrate*, two Constables and onu Road Supervisor. For District No G (Patuxent) —Two Magis trate, two Constables, and one Road Super visor. J. THOMPSON YATES. Sheriff, Sept. 26th, 1861—to. LEQRIRD TfiVH SCHOOL FOR YOUNGJ.AOIEB. THIS Institution has been opened for the lustractisa.of young Ladies in all the Useful and Orttamenial Branches of Educa tion. in which a thorough and accurate knowl edge of the French Language will be ucqoir ! rd with great facility. The Teacher whose success has teen at tended wish universal satisfaction, in those Literary IneriuMfioue where her services hew# been required, will exert her utmost skill in endeavoring to bring forward the Young en trusted to hyf care. • Young Ladles from the ages of si % to eigh teen, and ‘upward will be admitted. The Government will be firm, nod unyield ing, yet of the gentlest character. Every hnwnraole means will he need te era ; ale and sustain proper emulation among the | Pupils. Prises wdl be swarded to those who I manifest the greatest improvement in learning and .conduct. Vocal Music, will be a daily exercise in the School. Instrumental Music, Drawing, Paint ing and Needle'Work, both P*aio and Ooa mental, wifi he attended to end (it desired) dancing ia private Classes, as a —mm of im parting ease end grace to the manners. • . MADAME SHERROD MOORE, Ttmeher. Sept sp. 1861—3 t. i n ■ R3 s a v.ri > from.tbt M worth; of cos- Id them calmly, they would rat

titled racing lo lU ODBie when rnrage, the en thev Weed of laughed at for heir shou/d rs, j >ur busna s to i talk thus and so. The day which we pro phesied hat come; yea, verily, we can aak where are your b raes? where are your chargers? where ie the cavalry to come from to prosecute the war you have \ undertaken ? It is thoroughly understood 1 by ail who have any knowledge on the> subject that men high in authority in the j State inaiat that w* cannot mount a regi • ; neut of cavalry properly. When this j was first bruited abroad people looked at • each other in ut’er amazement; bit such j is the case—we hare no homes. What a laughable right it weald be,l were it not so serious a matter, lo see a 1 thousand men mounted ou a heterogeneous i lot of horses, eroding over a plowed field ' with a ditch at one end, the Conuestogas stumbling in their efforts to raise their feet over the ridges, falling when forced to a gallop, the trotters trying to keep up 1 at their unnatural gait, and the backs that i could gallop a little, after reaching the ditch, tumbling into it or trying to wade ' through instead of clearing it with a rin- S’e bound, and worse tban all would be . c action of these brutes when within : sound of the can ion’s roar, shying, turn-1 ing, twisting and running away at every j explosion; and as for attempting a charge , at cold fttcel, the sight of the bayonets glis-1 toning in the un would make their hearts j burst with very terror. A first hueccss ia often more ruinous to | a man than a series of |etty defeats, for ; the one gives him an overweening confi dence which may lead to his ntter des truction; the other teaches fortitude and the means by which misfortune ie to he overcome; the parallel is true of a nation, j When the M ■ xican war was first com- ( raeuced we told the people that our cavsi- | ry was in a Date of utter inefficiency, but j coming in contact with an effete race of j men, and, if pusrible a more abused race j of horses than the people of the country; J a country in which the owners of large | stocks of horses preserve as stallions only those animals which are deformed by na ture, and would not bring a remunerative price in the slock market; —to such horses and to such a race of people we were op posed, it is thererf >re not to be wondered at that our own deficiency was not exposed, so easy was our conquest. So determi-j natcly were all our friends of opinion that a war could nut be brought about except I with a inferior race, that a cold shoulder has been turned to all our efforts, and the tests of a horse’s value have lost interest to all but a very few. The great advantage of cavalry is, after the enemy’s ranks have been broken by t the fire of the artillery or a charge of buy- : onets by infantry, fur them to get among j the men and prevent the reforming of the | ranks, completing the temporary disorder j and causing it to result in a total rout.—• To accomplish this result, borsrn and ri- ' dera must be thoroughly trained, capable I of performing every evolution with precis- I ion and rapidity ; the horsea .must possess I endurance, courage, and speed ; the latter i quality is as necessary as the two forme-, • otherwise the important moment may have | passed, ere the cavaliers reach the enemy’s | lines, aad they in turn be met with a j warm reception ; for if charging a line of regulars prepared to greet them their des-, traction is almost, inevitable, yet when ; brought to bear oiji militia the opposite re sult is in nearly every instance to be anti cipated. volunteers gcoeraly breaking be fore a Ixriy of cavalry as they do when charged by the bayonet; under such cir cumstances aw 11-organised body of borae are ami st valuable auxiliary on tho field f batth? when you arc opposed to raw re cruits ; veterans cave nothing for a cavalry charge except when already broken, and then when th* hob? jieoel rate their lines and get InMwten man and mao, and com mence the Liunness of trampling them down while the riders use their sabres with terrific effect,, then are the foot soldiers folly aware that their glory and honor is departed for (hat day , and their only hope f safety is ia flight, which isat best hat poor recourse. JV weight of the Ur ism, the wen, pud tlp-if. accoutre irn*n|a, is a. matter for v#nr serious consideration. Horses could not be 100 large or heavy, provided they could have the poper* ■peed.sud endurance. both of. qrhishj qualities lh majority of large horsea mm. If apnnaht cannot in these days ’ gofapter then a irot. or a hand gallop, we j ■ well rvturu to the Off of the slo- j phaat'as cipect to de?ve any malerinl ad- j vantage frea, a lubberly brute; therefore , expengfipe hag taught, thal we mnal use a ( tnallor more eumnact. and oarer bred hone/ The English hunter cornea, nearer to the etandai 1 of what a cavalry bene should bv than any other animal of nfiifi I I aassssßaafiaaßMi -■■■ ' W. 6dMw) •we have epgnisanoe; he in vary nearly ; thoroughbred, poanearing all tbe vtrtnaa of ] tbe Utter except extraordinary speed, bat j this defect eoanterfalaneed by an In | crease ef atoufcoeee. The next point far our oonauktretiaci it tbe rise pud weight of tbe men. In former days it was enatoma ry to aeloat ibe largest, strongest, and longest-limbed men that a country w<mkl afford, but rvoeot experiments bare aboWti that much lighter and smaller men oould fa used to a greeter adrantmpa t. thfa - pounds is the maximnot for a rider ; mt • himself and hia accoutrement!! should not weigh more than 170 pounds. , k A SCENE AT VENICE. j On emerging from these dark passages, we observed, floating silently down the grand canal, a barge over which a hun dred colored lamps were suspended. We . had not time to express nor surprise be j fore its occupants began to sing. In another moment we were in a gondo la and followed the bright, mysterious ob jjent Leforc us. The beautiful chorus ceased, and all was silent again. Off oar 1 nearer approach, we saw. gliding on each i aide of the singers, a royal gondola orna mented with blue velvet drapery surmount ed by a gilded crown. E:icb, boat was rowed by four gondoliers. In one sat tbe ! two Archduker* of Austria, in another the 1 two Du (chesses. Two or three gondolas with attendants were behind. A few fol ; lowed like ourselves, from curiosity. No • light appeared from any window, no face t looked from the fair marble balconies, no ■ voice cried God bless them, us tbe small procession slowly glided onwards. How I different was tbis to tbe hearty welcome .given to British princess when visiting the ! great towns of our free country. Tbe | royal party now *fop under tbe nrob of the j Rialto, aud hear another tong. A few persons gather on the quay to listen, and j give a faint applause. Sometimes but j one solitary individual claps Lis hands. The sound cohoes dismally through the &ilent streets. A closely covered gondola occasionally darta from some bidden water lane, skims swiftly past us, and is lost j again in tbe dark night.' The bright lamps and beautiful singing do not Usuipi the proud Venetian to look from bis gloo jmy canopy. The songs are spirited, part ;ly dramatic. In one perfo. malice two men j tie handkerchiefs over their hea is, aud j imitate tbe conversation of very loqiiaciou.i j old women. After remaining some min utes under the Rialto, the gondoliers be gin to ply thi-ir oars, and quietly tbe whole company float up the canal, under the tfhadow now of one palace, now of anoth er. Very gently we all glide along. Tbe chorus, breaking forth at intervals into | fresh harmonies, dies suddenly away, and | then we hear nothing but tbe tiny ripple which the Water always sings to the boat. i • •••■• Prospxctiv* Bankruptcy or thk Nortu. —We are fairly entitled to say that in no one point baa the model Gov ernment of our “advanced" politician* been found to support the pretensions ! which were ascribed to it. Tbe A uteri j cans rushed into war as recklessly as any | nation could have done. The Peace 1 Party among them never obtained any | thing like such a hearing as was aeoorded! jto our peacemakers at home. Ever offer i of arbitration was rejected with tbe fiercest j j contempt. They are conducting their j war with such incredible prodigality that ; observers used to the extravagance of j camp* and campaigning are astounded st * • the spectacle, aud, to complete the pie-1 | ture, they are providing for this enormous ; outlay in the most improvident and costly ! fashion. Being unwilling to tax iliem- S selves, they resort to borrowing and. are raising loans at a rate which will soon make their National Debt one of the heaviest in the world. We can only hope, indeed, that a pdicu | su recklessly adopted mag room bring I rith ■ it as an unavoidable consequence the termi 'nation of the strife. If financial embar rassment should furnish the surest ruad to peace, the sooner they are experienced the better. We can assure the Americans tbsi war is not likely to become tfa cheap er, nor borrowing easier, as months pass up The course of such things fa very different. Bach campaign opens new fields, absorbs new armies and creates new charges. Tfa great fall of debt, when once set roiling, will gather and grow till its demenrioos outstrip all specula tion. In our belief the forcible subjuga tion of ibe South would prove a hopeless task even if all tfa States of the North 1 poured their wealth unsparingly into the Federal Exchequer, hat if they attempt to defray its accumulating charges with money farrowed at 7 per cent, they will 1 ind themselves engaged va an expendi ture which no country in tfa world mU support.— London Timm. • . { Souse hooks are to taste, others la fa swallowed, and sntno tew to fa sfawiid < and digested. 11 •••MW—’ To fa truly and really independent, la to support ourselves by our own exertions. < i jsSSHSSS (w might wy. oftentimes, of now wen de eeucy) than is ptiXiid by adsrtoan elms of lawyers ii> i isw i| ■! namiutioß *K hotwr. P* ifepstt* “gels it badf* is nob a>g that hik kin to “call the nest witnre** OMai At a late term of the Court ofSeesioos a mao was brought up by a hnaer, soons ed of stealing same dooka. -.?■ , “How do you knew that theatre yonr docks r asked the defendant's SMpgd-” “Oh. I should know them anywlere.” replied the farmer; sod be went do to describe their different peculiarities. “Why,” said the prisoner's eooossl. “these ducks can’t be such a rare broad ; I hare some very much like them in my own yard.” “Thai’s not unlikely, sir,” replied the - farmer; “they are aoi the sola dusks! hare had stolen lately *u < “Call the next witness," | Devsksivb Orsaanoss ok raa Coast.— A Rich mood letter, dated the 6th instant, to the Memphis Appeal, after alluding to the great advsntsges gained by the Union * forces in the capture of Fort Hatlerss, proceeds as follows: * | “It is gratifying to os to be assured that every effort is waking by d\* Coo* | federate Government to retrieve, as far as ’ | possible, the undeniable reverse of Fort Hatters*. Acts loWfer, os / fosse a aid before, be withdrawn from the army of ike l*t*umac in. contequcure, ■ nor wiU the fore** at XorfoUc or Yorletowm 1* wadernctl for the defence of Xtrth Caroli na. We have troops enough ’ed to drive back any body of men that shall attempt to get a footing on the main land, and they are in readiness for the service. An eminent citisen of Richmond, educated at West Point, has been tendered the com* mand of the defensive ojcrations in that quarter, with the rank of Brigadier Oeu eral, and will probably go thither in a few days. Thera is a resolute purpose to repair the mischief, and this will be doue.” Ts NtrnssKs.—Our troops are not prepared for an advance. There is not one of eur commanding Creo*rsl*-~oritber. McClellan on the Potomac, nor Wool at the Fortress, nor Rosencrans in Western Virginia, nor Fremont in Eastern Missou ri—who would be justified in poshing for ward his columns at the present time, for there is not one of them who would not be opposed by a superior force of the ene my in a superior position and the stake is of too vast moment to be needlessly im periled. Bnt why this superior 'force on on the part of the enemy ? Mow is it that our twenty-one millions, after these five months, have under arms a lew num ber of soldiers this day. than the eight millions of the Confederacy ? We have met reverse after reverse— • Great Bethel, 801 l Ron, Carthage, Spring [field, —have suffered Missouri to be over run. E*ht Tennessee to be trodden un der, have foiled to follow up owr advan tage in No<tb Carolina, and . retained . | from all like dsmonstrationß elsewhere, —and all for the want <>f a sufficient ouu • ber of meu.— X. T. ITuvW. Sriwr or rna Cohfxowutss Taoon. '—A correspondent of the Richmond I Whig, who bee been on a visit to 801 l j Run. mys. in speaking of tbe ••spirit” of I tbe Confederate troops: , “Not a word of discontent is beard, or any other anxiety than that of —gaging I the enemy. HI health, tbe insubusuf j inaction, the encrraehm#ns of dkssso, ■ the melancholy spectasiw of sddaerd ho rials in the- dreary and distant valleys about the camps, am endured alike with fortitude apd lightened by bopea of better days. There seems to he bst fos general expression of desire for n march upon Washington. Its somfurtahto nittoffqpopt ters and its vast storehouses of provisions are object# of no ordinary rmri to owr army; and we are convinced flat oar troops will never fight better the* when the watch weed ia distinctly pawed of * 'forward to Washington.*”* iwa. dlte’. A Montne Bicnosanv.—Wafer—A dear fluid, ooee need ass drink. Tongne—A little horse which is eon tinoally running away. Policemen—A ms a employed by the corporation to de e in die open dr. Bargain—A hanievwos tranaastioo In whieb each party thinks he chested the other. f - . Author—A d*d<*r in words, who of. ton gets paid in his o#n oofe. OnHe—A bad dog, that flee hnehain d. and bsrkf at every tbing he does net ISSfr* —Twelve ptfeom rs in s box to try one or more at the bar.