Newspaper of The Washington Standard, November 24, 1866, Page 1

Newspaper of The Washington Standard dated November 24, 1866 Page 1
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Uashiualon standard. \U V. i f» SlrJ t*» »-*■■ i f* -♦**■* » *» Ifcr • ■ | » ofn t— •** w * • ««T4>" ir. »i i: I*IL.OT. i T). IV. .: .u; - . -f > * >mi, !- !■ »r!«— *' '■ ' ■ I • I No to »>U k u !| I '| hJlf. «# ir i rail cli.ill i iru r-l.n Tin- ti'l! '•»« if I'' r ' ' 'I lie hurricane m»y r.. r: Tin- >kic* «illi tin - or li.-ll may 11-:- U, The I ill.l may lililrll willl pure: Hort'nitilin, willi liis Freedom Chart, Shall f;uide tli« ship aright, And peace .-lull islii'Mcn every lie.irl, \\'|i !• love tlieliml shall lijrht. rueii nail llit 1 colors to the mast, Sail onward with tliu cry : «• Our cause shall triumph at 111 1 -' last, And I'nion Hate sliall die." 11. Disunion lurks on every har.d, lie sets his Signal liß'lit, And threatens to wreck the land, Wlien (lay is lost in night. Our President no danger tears, Truth Hashes from his eye; The traitors' boast he daily hears, And heeds th^"iiTilliotis' si;fh ! The Casket of onr Union Itinhis Will cheer his fearless soul, While Freedom's Cause Disunion smites, And Love obtains control. Then nail the colors to the mast, Sail onward with the cry . '•Our cause shall triumph at the last, And I'nion Hate shall die." 111. The Constellation of our Sires Sheds down tu-nijfht, its rays, And kindles on each hearth the lires That burned in other days, It seems to say, "Ve sous take cheer 1 Protect our Native Land ! Like Spart.nn banish ev>ry fear ! And like a unit atnnd!" Our l'ilot listen:! ID tile voice, Anil bciMs to Heaven the Knee, While I'utriots. North mid South, rejoice In Peace and Liberty. TRcn the colors to the mast, K ill onward with tlieerj: • •Our cause shall triumph nt the last, And L'uion Hate shall die." THE SNOW PLOW. —The Directors of the Pacific Railroad Company have had constructed at their work shop in Sacramento a novelty, at least in this section of the country, in the shape of a snow plow. This aparatus runs on two ordinary car trucks, which are entirely concealed from view by the outer casing of the framework. The machine, which is ten feet wide, eleven feet high and thirty feet long, resembles a huge wooden box, made wedge shaped in front, with the shurp point resting as near the ground as practicable for working purposes. The slope of the wedged portion runs up at an angle of about forty-five degrees. On this portion of the aparatus, several feet from the ground, is a large double iron plow. The machine, wheu in Utt, will be placed in front of a loco motive. The wooden incline will raise the snow from the track, and the irou attachment will throw it off 011 either side. soinrwlut MiniUr to ihi' are »ui.l to !<e in use <•!» UM f*i ol tti** .Northern au'o. Arrur r* m <>rut » o Uat y i »■*>•-- tiaat »a» m «arii met t*m yry,' i■■ »• mm -» *■*, IM i nr» 4M at i—.t ~- w TW Ht r *4 Win,t <nP* • «•—«» • r »M 4 tkw TNv Swe |*n( «MP *. a« * ■»»«< Maar • «Nk thn pVi mmtm td Mat i i"W CmMC ttMe tMkt t imwik *'s4» * «4»ai » -in m - -,-tw . m mwk MMhwi i*i M«MI •Q9-- ll m • *• WHf .gWiinn— wmmtt 9mm • —■». mum m wm mtm "toiny gwi» ♦> ft i ai y iSTIf L2L4ft if dtirtu WL S£» ftc & SflK i* (» W ravMi kmw. wan *. mk. Mam jf" t *** 1 % * **?*"* $m * * *m ILb* h **■ * : r ■ M II -rr *f '*4 i'W* f * » *|* f•• *f! w Mt« jTtlib i- W Jt f . - ' ' 8 . . M I.TJ- •• « t. • I - ■ ' t «" •" f «< "« tli«- Mum ..f I'i.i m, wVi li ar»\ «n>l In tli-* 1 adnii— ..j thi- revolutionary awl 1» • ! | «r'\. evt-r liave In m the I ni<»n i*iiice tin' formation «>t tin; tioVTllllieiC. Tlif election "t tin* U I'lii'iil caiidi da e t<> tho Council would In; claimed by tln*lll us an approval ot 111« • i r dan ••vroitt iiiul destructive measures. Tin* National I'nion party is com posed ot nn'ii who, regardless ot all former affiliations an<l associations, are rallving to tho defence ot the Constitution, and for tho inainte- ' nance of the I nion ot all t!i•' States, , the <jood old doctrine ot " !!t'pre» sontation whore fcliero is taxation, and that States whoso people are subject to laws ought tu have a voice in their enactment. We heartily support the President of tho United States and his Administration, for in him we find the same liravo, pat riotic and indomitable spirit that an limited it Jefferson and a Jackson, a foe alike to di>uuioni>ts and traitors, North or South, whether called se cessionists or Iladic.ils. We seek to promote and estab lish the peace, prosperity ami uniu of the whole conn try, and to trans mit the Constitution —that Charter of our liberties —utiimpaire 1 to pos terity, ami on every occasion to re* bake am! oppose usurpation, disun ion ami Radicalism, come they from whatever quarter or whatever party thev may. With pride we present WILLIAM MITCHELL, of Thurston county, as the candidate for representative in the next Legislative Council, lie is emphatically u man of the people —an able, honest, energetic, practi cal man —the workingman's friend, thoroughly identified with the inter ests and progress of this district and Territory, and entirely sound and reliable upon the political issues of the day. Wo earnestly call upon every Union voter to rally to his support, ami from this to the closing of the polls on the day of election, to work with zoal and determination, and use all honorable means to se cure his election by a triumphant majority. W. W. MII.LCR, T. F. MCELROY, J*. F. Kuril, J AS. LONOMIRE, G. C. B LAN KEN SHIP, JESSE J. CHAPMAN, JOHN M. MURPIIY, Committee. SAN DOMINGO TO HE ANNEXED TO TIIE L R NITKN STATES. —Heiinett'* cor respondents are never at a loss for sensation news. A late number of the ll rnhf pnMishe* a letter from 11-iv ii.a, dated August *j<L w likh maki*> tlx* startling am.* •utiei-iucut tldt ti.«r nnU-r i< " riia! V 4 to IVHI. iiiahAtatf i tat-* *Lidi t« i>t t».«'ti Uk|. *Uth"r to !tor I >'--ir*i tm litM !«<>«tau!-v..Ob*rt' wi.grk ML. »> ri»M:*-r t« .-«•» rr- W a Hi m i tiat »»■ vs* <-—i f * m I i* **• <r » - s**■ k y fW —rw f y * w #T'" •>««• fcr*' f SMMK • •"Ifc'iE. t i* A. ' kft f « v.*/** in mrnmr * • ;*•> mm* *-r 4 * Wmm hmU w%*»« *•»«*** ** 9» mmmm .*+* pmm mm - mm m wmmf 4FT. 4M-«ii*n IMMV SNBHwi mmmtms £ mmßHKmm* <P)|Mlt" m -mm m* WNP m mmm*. mm **mm *• ••.•"3* wmm- 4m mmtm mm mtmm wm- 4MMI' J IB* 00 * . Ij» ' 9<l ! , a*m *"• *"+*L9 —II % # *» (MM %. &£? ■*.;. 'in kxt r* irt m _ f-T A 4 ±i •4* ■ ». * >| f ,14, * j • r 1 tk> . * • '! * * Vi %\ V» ik k U'l i« !»r H. r. •. Mr. \ M II ! « i -«. L<>*. «t . t:. ut r |-r - I .:* M .J- • t-.r-. Ti • it a •'•"n.f I t >r tuat<u'- In *lii it niiiv !«• kept in rati »t.» wlieii mice ij!id<-i *.iv. 1 lie market lor pa|«r on tin- <■ «a-t the p i-t two veal.- ha- l»eeii but poorly -applied and in*l—t kind- have been high and constantly hardening. '1 lie two mills ol C'alifoi i.ia, at Taylorsvillc ami Santa Cruz, have been but a mere ''drop in the bucket" as it were, as, while they have been con stantly employed, prices of paper still gradually advanced with a scant supply. In 18(J3 the pioneer mill at Ta\ lorsville, manufactured o,ti:)0 reams of news, and i',Blo reams of wrapping. They are doing even better than that the present year, and yet they are unable to lill their orders. We have no report from tho Santa Cruz mill, hut no doubt i y are doing equally as well. The Oregon City mill will o; a with a very liberal prospect for tiie future. The stock on hand is not ol' suUicient ainoiiut to warrant the company in making news paper at i first, but they sire prepared to do so ns soon as tlioy Imeo material. ]{n<;s liavo been uncommonly scarce and high, in all parts of the country t«»r tlic past few years. This being the ease, paper makers have been turn ing attention to the discovery of ma terials suitable for paper stock. All kinds of plants, from those which grow near our own doors to the lux uriant growths of tropical regions, have been experimented on with but partial success; but now it seems probable that for the future, the main source of supply will be the forest. It is at least a centurv, rnd we do not know how much longer ago, since paper was made experiment ally in Europe, from wood; and, notwithstanding repeat 3d improve ments, the requirements of cost and quality have not, until recently, been met. The manufacture of wood pa per is, however, an ticcotnplis'icl fact. There are two large estab lishments, near Philadelphia, where it is curried on. In one of these, a paper containing sixty per cent, of wood pulp is turucd out, nud in the other, which is on uu immense scale ajt excellent paper for printing pur poses, composed ot eighty per cent, wood and twenty per cent straw, is made. The larger and more suc cessful establishment is capable of turning out from 24,000 to 30,000 pounds of pulp daily.— Enterprise. |Us wo ilthy bachelor of Sac ramento having had one or two law suit* for breach of promise, now re plies to any young lady who wishes a " few tuiunte* private conversa tion, "No you don't, titadame. It < ut> iu< t > the heart l<> !<*■ to d '.iU the lr":ioriliie»)f<« of Yi»«r »u*. Uut luat ««»rt nf tW:r>r »- |«4) rj oat Mi ruU >• »»»»• rwa,*v iX \ .•» Ljlc alii U*"!*..— m *.k a m*** iw :s tU j.r-4 a kti q» * jhw ~ A <-* —i in —iia« ilaf n K * •fnaiuac Vfer At-a* t * Ur . 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That circum stance suggested to the darkey the idea of dipping tho bread in the whisky ami feeding it to them. He tried it. It worked well. Some ot the fish ate of it, became drunk, and floated helpless on the suil'ue. In this way he easily caught a great number. Hut in the stream was a largo iish very unlike the rest. It partook freely of the bread and whisky, but with no perceptible ef fect. It was shy of every effort of the (l:n lcey to t.iko it. 110 resolved to have it at all hazards, that he might learn its name and nature. Ue procured a net, and after much eflbrt caught it, carried to a colored neighbor, and asked his opinion in the matter. The other surveyed the wonder a moment, and then said: " Sambo, I understands dis case. l)at lish is a mullet-head; it ain't got no brains." "In other words," added tho Judge, "alcohol affects only the brain, and, of coursp, those having none may drink without injury. A storm of laughter ensued, and the moderate drinker soon disap peared. INTERESTING DISCOVERY IX ENG LAND —Some curious discoveries have recently been made at Silehes ter, near Hasingtoke, tho site of the ancient Uritish and Roman capital of Southern Britain. The main street and a street running from it have been laid open, together with two large Roman houses with tessellated pavements. The walls which sur round tho capital wero three miles in length. The site of tho amphi tliatcr has'heen found, and an admis sion pass like opera bono passes of j the present day dug out. Coins I connected with periods anterior to 1 the birth of our Saviour have also 1 been found. A brick has also turned up. on which pome Roman lover has had cut words relating to tuv " 1 *■**.', or injr "girl," Roman toothpick*, car pick*, and aeit-soni Jwvc lievu found, and the wte of a <lrni* l»<i iiiitl« ot oak an inch thick. NUtIC rrßllino vi tl* box with an4 lock »«*v i-it-krd •I*. 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The i-. tfiat the inn--«es at the North should Im? so ea.-ily d» cetvetl, and that they place any reliance upon the state ments «>r base any action upot: the representation of a body which was an imposturo in its organization, and without any title to credence or ; patriotism. How long will the tide ot passion, misrepresentation, and prejudice continue to overwhelm the country ? When will common sense and rea son again resume thoir sway?— i CLcrlfstori Courier. COULDN'T STAND IT.—A good sto ry, says an exchange, is told iof a workman in one of the machine shops of Ilnrrisburg, Pa. The other day, one of the hands, a stalwart follow, who had been a decided Rad ical, was observed to be highly ex cited, talking to himself, and occa sionally shaking his clenched list. Finally, he passionately threw down bis tools, and started across tbo room toward a fellow-laborer and a Con servative friend, muttering profanely that he'd stood it long enough, and he'd not stand it any longer. His fellow workman, who bad been watching his motions, and supposing from the violence of his manner that ho was about to commit violence on bis Conservative friend, rushed up to prevent a light, and just in time to hear him exclaim, " he'd been a ltadical all his life, but by Heaven, no set of politicians should ram a nigger down his throat! Here, Jim, give us your list." A PREACHER ox FIRE. —The Xew York correspondent of tho Boston Journal sends the following: "In one of the Presbyterian churches tho other Sunday 'morning, a minister was officiating with nil due decorum and solemnity. All at once ho bc» gan to cut up qneer antics,'and short ly disappeared from public view, to the no small astonishment of his au ditors. The pulpit being n close one boxed upon all sides, and the door shut, the people could.not tell what was going on; but smoke rising from the pulpit gave assurance that there was tiro somewhere, and the excited congregution learnt, after awhile, thut the minister was on tire. It seems that he had carried in his pockets a lot of loose lucifer match" es, and they ignited and set hiiu on fire. Assistance came, and the min ister (tire) was put out. The ser vice »;i< continued, nitv of the audience, was not »o marked a* on«otn* other occasion*." r ofc»iii«i)fa raan'a ifi/f L.« ba« liuro imMt 'Wtir cuaikn. ! u[>« t» rriJrt' u tmtl ur »» - nt r \**T Yarsi. *W-„ ar~mr~A wm f *»g f«~aaM. •trfiarLLai |»««ti*«r ,r4*r* «• a 4 ««ar »• g*t. fNr a; fLe Art tW * -*• W «m W »W 4i tar <v4 Ml tfcr i nna«' -fca« • Mm. " ~ '''' ,>^,|| <fcß I "*" I*4l V* 3U • IP* • MHh 4* tttor fMV # "«r wu i***" T—fcy »« «< prim <f» •mm y «|»» ». •» ■ toil I V« |mu> *r» fat l«. IV «**. t»> •• Mi t • irtw* Jf < u> aar «4k.M mi* 11 iu—< aaM • Tu *» ( c«•. 4 kt* »<t U/ >«IL «' 1 : <- all ikr }•. •«•-• »L:' £ cu&Jrr* m&4 ml' «t tW r<-»" fi-M * b«rk it intfnmr* cpoa tfe* l.ncii 1.0'.n iuit tbd at. ■ m trtrti: u>d it k» )ta<rtr4 iW lioaa *.*.. tb«- i.j'.ml njt'.t*. atui •«. ib'j :j ot tlic S:a!. jwrfict aul uaia- 3. R*\ r r sent.tin in lh<* ('orgress of the I States and in the Klectur&l Collf|(c is a right rec gnizcd in I lie Con stitution us abiding in every Slate , and as a du'y imposed upon its people fundamen tal iu its nature, ai.d essential to the ex istence of our republican institutions; and neither Congress nor the General Government ban any power or authority to deny this right to any State, or to with hold its enjoyment under the Constitution from th« people thereof. 4. We call npoti ihe people of the Un ted States to elect to Congress, as members thereof, nony but ineu who ad mit this fundamental right of representa tion, and who will receive to seats therein loyal representatives from every State in allegiance to the United States, subject only to the Constitutional right of each House to judge of the election returns and qualifications of its own members. 5. The Constitution of the United States and laws made iu pursuance there of arc the supreme law of the laud, any thing in the Constitution or laws of and State to tlio contrary notwithstanding. All powers not conferred by the Constitu tion upon the General Government nor prohibited by it to States, are reserved to the States, or to the people thereof, and among the rights thus reserved to the States is the right to prescribe the qual ticutions for the elective franchise there in, which right Congress can not inter fere with. No State or combination of States has the right to withdraw from the Union, or to exclude, through their notion in Congress or otherwises any other State or States from thu Union. The Union of thesu States is perpetual, and cannot bo dissolved. 6. Such amendments to the Constitu tion oftho United States may be made by the people thereof as they may deem ex pedient, but only, in tho modo pointed out by its provisions; and in proposing such amendments, whether by Congress or by a convention, and in ratifying tho same, all the States of the Union have an equal and indefeasible right to a voice and a vote thereon. 7. Slavery is abolished, forever pro hibited, and there is neither desire not purpose on the part of the Southern States that it should ever be re-established upon thu soil or withiu the jurisdiction of the United States; and the enfranchised slaves in all tho States of thu Union should receive, in common with all iheir inhabitants, equal protection in every right of person and property. 8. While we r< gird M utterly invallid and never to be assumed, or made of binding force, any obligation incurred or undertaken in making war against the United States, we hold the debt of the nation In U sacred and inviolable, aud we proiLiin our purpose in discharging tt.i- duty, in prtliirpiiif *.il other national o ligation*, to maintain, Bfiinpair. d and uußpnc'i, the Iwsor and lutk «f th« irpabiic. 9 h is 'V - fctj at tW Kttisad G»»- k mil tkum jst and tfii* dm lar ■n-.. V* ISM >I»I'J4 SI d r» alter. aad r% I m 4 fm sad A* T* » M» I?*"* « to* NHM #