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j>v Joseph Cusby. IJf «:01!«IA TElKliRAPli- ibiihied EVERY M O li NINO. ■riTESPAY Tff( ) DOLLARS IN a d v a n cr cvery C5C where the subscription ’ out of the I.lacs to a Skeleton. I„ 1...M this min; 'f **.*./, ".i 1, ,.,,, f fl,,, thertsl spirit full, r , nw r«U was Life’s retreat; * ‘ thought's mysterious seat; ivh.t'licsutirtuspictures filled this spot; }}.!“! 1—f nlcssuVee Ion* forgot! »r b ear J, nor 1 of record here IIW ns: wir iu invar! and Wist dreams oi plessu Si T Jov. n»»r I^ve, nor U©J Have left one tT*<*< -ihihU mon/deringcanepy )' I v' t nr ill*-1'right and bu*y eye; i; • • rt not «t the dismal void. I,:, Jlort thateyoemployed; • „ , no Uwlrs* t;re it gleaned. ’• *h the dew* ofkindneM bemad, 1 :'-'hsll he forev- r bright. v ” su „ lU1 ,i suns are »*“>* in night. ritl ,n this hollo* csvrm bun* . -,|i .wilt, ami lanetultongue. ' • ji, it disdained, w’Tto it could not praise was chained : i : n virtue a cause it spoke, ,.r.l never broke, , t ton me shall plead for thee . n il.■ ,tb unfolds Eternity. ... , ,j fieceis delve the mine ! t'lr wUh its envied tubio* shine, r i • il„- i.ek or wear tlm gem. |.«nl'7deii""' asaii W them. viTruth they sought, • iii.rt t«* the mourner brought* • 1 ° - i . rirli**r mufti dffll) dllffl n,.*- «»»*!» . Wealth nr Faro*. T/»»n»Ji ««*• "• . •’ »whether bare or shod 1 V *! it ! t!i** l*atl.H <i Duty tr, *d If from the bow. rsof ease they He. r * *k ifllirtitJii * humble shed ; * UOr.-.ndenr ,cua:j bribe they.rnttmetl. And home to Virtue s cot returned. T i,ms fet t with ArgeU’ wings ahall i io, fowl tread the pla.« of the «ky. ,, fuuitd in a ease which contained i,"t.m the Rot al Academy, loud . 4 inloii Planters* Convention. M*i ox, Scptctulier 14. 1S58. J'lie | Vjivcntitw met pursuant to adjournment, lien (lie lion. Howell t 'obb took the < 'hair, ami am,. IV. liilvin was requested to net as Sec tary/'i’» ft >«• tin motion of lien. R. II. llr.therfonl tlieCon- ...,,| Bylaws were read with a view to • an qpportimHy of reps- l!m s, win!, several persons came ec.'iud tlieir names.—The Presi- able and Lieiil exposition of the Wjjrtss of measures inaugurated by the Con- PIof the -Utc nl'the present Cotton crop, al of .ail., - oja-rating n|am its price, ooiielu* nj with appropriate recommendation'. A oiinminii-ition wa> read from C. <1. llay- r of the | nited States Consulship at Maneltes- }'> jlsr.u, approving the objects of the Con ation and making sundry suggestions.—On tition, Sir. Baylor was elected an honorary iiuIkt and lorcign correspondent and ins com- mirrtion reccivctl. Mr. John II. Hagan, airman of the committee on the "Cotton I’ow- ' mad. an aide report, which was read anti lived by the Convention. faJ. Jesse |). ) la vis. Chairman of the Com- ;:, r „a appointing "Agents," suhniittctl a re st mi that subject, elucidating with marked ■tinct.:.-' the sound policy of Cotton Han ’t not .submitting to improper charges by their dors which was received. Col. \Viu. M. Davis Chairman of the Com- itte.o"the CottonPowerasa UnionPower," ;fl a report demonstrating the necessity of ilton to tin substratum of the- Banking, Kx- iu s ami c .mmerce of the I'nited States, and f»H-i;.liv it. bet efii-ont inlluenee on the wealth 1 pro-perity if tin- Xorth, which was reeeiv Mr. Isaac C. West, Chairman of the couimit- Cotton Power," as "an Anti-.Vholi- i made a report setting forth the .Lingers of abolitionism and vividly t'tnting the "power" of Cotton to save us •a its designs, which was received. i. B. II Bntherfonl Chairman of the Com a. the ..perations of the Farm,"made a ert setting forth sundry practical views as to ■ (hui'.iag at.d tillage of Cotton and its prepn- ' i f-r tuark. I. '■> urging considerations in fa- ■ re an. ntion I wing paid to raising grain p- ; 'nek, which was received hi tie i.'on of Mr. Abner Burnam the Conven- n then o. ourne.1 to 3, P. M. . arrEKN'oox session. lot - . no i rv-ns'Cinblcil according toad- 1 lit ti e [’resident, Hon. Howell Cobb, in - dnir Hi i, ii wing resolutions were then received i WU. ..S.ibly adoptetl : #y Mr. Aimer Bantam:—Resolved, that the end > ■ lUu.tces who have not yet reported, all "'cl v report to the President and Vie- -v .'. who sluill cause said reports to lie •’.idici after approval. *y »i L D. Rice:—Resohed, That Sen .in 11 Rudterfonh tirst Viee-President if the am . i... reotusted to proceed, in th- way nay d.ern anot etlicicnt, to procure fnm the nv 'iire ai. A,-t incorporating the. Cmven Tho Arabian Horse. yre take from Hhe Moniteur it P Armte the following letter from Emir Abd-el-Kadir in re- E to one from General Daumas, directed to h «s»«ng information concerning the et-neal- ogj' of the horsesof Sahara or at least that which is attributed to them by the Arabs • * * Thus, then, the history of the Arab horses can bo divided into four epochs: 1. From Adam to Ishmaol. 2. From Ishmael to Solomon. 3. From Solomon to Mahomet 4. From Mahomet to ourselves. It is conceived, nevertheless, that the race -of the principal epoch having been dividedintoman- >' branclHS,has necessarily suffered modiHentlons, in conscifucncc of the climate, food, and more or less can- ip the samo manner as those of the human species have suffered. The eolCr of the coat has also changed imArr the influence of the same circumstances—the experienpe of the \- rahs hiviiy proved- that in localities in which the ground stony the horses are generally gray, and in thos eplaccs which arc white, ord lie v o, the greater part are white—observations, the correctness of which f. have tk-monstrat«l mj£cib l have mow nothing more to do than than to satisfy another of your questions* You ask me by what signs the Amb know if a horse is noble—-if he is a drinker of the ttr.t Behold my alfswcr:— The horse of pure origi n is distinguished among us by the tenuity , the lips and of the inferior cartilage if the no»e; by the dillitafipn of the nostrils; by the dryness of the flesh which en wraps the veins of the head ; by the elegance of its shape'; by the softness of the name, of the MACON, SEPTEMBER 21, 1858. By -it the "in. M. Davis:—Rtsolvtsf That I - ^™! ten,ini ' kdjourns, it adjoun subject w die President, who (upon consul- •y iraii \ ire Pri'idents, > may tsscmble "•i'flil'.ia. when its interests anf businesi D Haris, Esq:—Rcsolvce, That the t .-nrc ition 1h- and thy are hero •tHl.Tt<l to tin Mayor of the (’it,’ of Macon, "f t.'.e t’ity Hall, and .lanes A. Xis . lor lus assistnuci- rendenj to the Soc- M I’onvention. 1 o-L n»t dm .State Press be and it is ot - publish the -.r.s'ivliiigs of , I tile reports «.f the several at timr earliest l o.ivjiiienee; and LJT^ lnt ! " 1, .V the object# of the t . ri->|Ui'tnl to Copy sai.f publications n>|>M-"ve ]a|iers. I a the thanks of the Conrentinn • ‘ l i ,! * he Iditors of the State air uniform I're-n.lsbip an d kind- t-’uif.'-th,' |.t-oc e-ilings of (he Coo- lal -V. i ^j’Rnks ofthc Convention n ''.y.'yt' to every oliti jHDt whid, which 1; ire ry other pied their tiro- ;‘ h > l K,r "en Of them. • ' > on. ki'li '! w itli a few i.eitinent graMihiiie--* 1 - ■■ - 1 - “"' "''ft ttiermove- "t!;'. persevere in their un- f "i ul oos'acles anl opp<wi ;i I’ ''i 11 1 "R'ention then aijournetl to HfcLur* ?***■ '"dess soiiicT assei pul nl t hi* I •resilient / dHWKU.Coim President. Secretary »ro Um.. C, > hr the Bei lares of of it .Master wai two Slaves re 1 Bt)M CANAI'A. *.?*• * , ' oi « ,ic '•."III,,V i '"'" ''f r «• I’rean, or bar ‘"'-'h'l'luckj-.indmaAttgetltoget r "1 - r “ S wa< U, e more ' ft- .'.tot- 1V ”," no effort to Lm,ij nR V s .' **517 werescaree- , - ttsu ii r?' l ' it Uir 'J? 11 - i " 1,1,1 Wen bnmL'! 0 , 1 / 'li nn,e h ove r '.‘•"■no,, i.f i • j r ' "P/" w family, and :t, v—f.,r | ■ '^'‘Usent, as the sequel 'hey 1 httrl of their spell of •“ Tomato n re?e , J. H ' n * him a let- ' «ou],i,'. ‘lob bo was informed 1 i-ir t-viKa!,"" 1 Jheni sulti.-ient money ' ■■ ,u, k"an.|.7 return to . ''-.Iftao soJ 1 lain receipt of " L R Toronto aml re' ^'hrfugitivis T1 ^i" 0 dillicul'y in U .T- PttcaHoiusv’io 10 h®' 1 been ekeing ^ l “ ir hn.lwn re'’ 0 Rlnce 'hey had -rTre 1 '’ 1 ' lo s f ,|c '' to their - Vl 't<riiv he ^ *, hlir °*d roaster U r " ; 'olbnlun^ W ’ th then * *” ‘ Ul i ~;; r, ' on <eun t y -Cmcin- re """•"’’I"... A lhe yew cnt *ing ’ Thi > iu nlvw of Which ^ ' WtT * M.7Trt.flR9. extremities, and of tl»c skin; by the width of breast, the thickness of the. articulations, and dryness of the extremities. According to the traditions .of ottr predecessors, they are also to lie recognised by moral imlications much more than by external signs. By these yon prejudge the race; by the moral imlications* vou can ar rive at a knowledge of the’.care which had been observed in the matches, [breeding] of the intcr- •*' with which crossing had been avoided. *4i® horses of .race do not know effeminacy, the horse is the most lieautiful of the animal's, and its moral, in our idea, ought to correspond, not degenerate, to-his physical character. The Arabs have such a conviction of this, that if a. horse or a marc gives any incontestililc proof of extraordinary quickness, of notable abstinence, oi rare intelligence,-or affection for the hand that gives it its food, they will make every possible sacrifice to draw a race from‘it, being persuaded that the qualities which distinguish it will be manifested in its breed. .. M c lielicve, then, that a homo is truly noble, when to a lieautiful conformation it unites valor anti fierceness, and when it evinces pride in the smoke of powder and tHe combat This horse will esteem its master, and will scarcely ever jiermit any one to yiount it except him. . . *■ It will not urinate ivliilo it is travelling. • It will not cat the leavings of any other horse. It will r t disturb the clearness of the water with its hunt legs when it passes over it By its hearing, by its sight, and by its smell, it will know bow to pre-serve its master from the thousand accidents which often take place in the chase and in war. Anti in short, sharing the sensations of sor row anti pleasure of its rider, it will aid him in the light struggling with him in all parts, anil will always make common cause with him (ika- telma JRakoh-hon.) See, now, the evidences of the purity of a race. • . . \Ye have marvellous histories concerning the qualities of horses; the result-of all is that the horse is the most noble of all creatures after man —the most patient and useful. It is suppor ted with little, and if it is'regarded in the jxiint of strength, wc shall find that it is at the head of all the other animals. The more robust ox can raise a quintal; hut if this weight is put upon it, it meves with difficulty, and cannot run. The horse supports a man, a vigorous rider, with a standard and his arms, and what is niore, wit s' out eating or drinking. With its aid the Arab is able to save what he possesses, to cast himself upon the enemy, to follow his track, to fly, anti to defend his fnmily and his liberty. -Suppose him rich with all the wealth that makes the hap piness of life, nothing is aide to protect him save his hor-.-. Do vou comprehend now the intimate affec tion of the Arabs for the horse t It is equal, and more, to the services which it readers, them. To it they owe their joys, their victories; and they prefer it to gold and precious stones. Dur ing paganism they estimated it by. interest, and only because it procured tor them glory and rietoM.) tun since the Prophet spoke ofit with tlio greatest praises, this instinctive love was transformed into a religious duty. I One of the first words which tradition attrib utes to him, are tiiosc which, according to it, he directed to the various tribes of Yemen, who presented themselves to accept his dogmas and to offer to him,'in sign’of submission, five mag nificent mares which belonged to the five dif ferent races that were then ill Arabia. It is related that when Mahomed came forth from his tent to receive those noblejtnimals, caressing them with his hands, he expressed him self in these terms:— * "That yc may be blessed—children of the Afterward s,at a latter time, the Ambassador of God (Rassoul-Allnh) adds:— "Hew ho maintains and cares fora horse for the cause of God shall be counted in the. number of those who do alms by day and by night, in se cret or in public. He shall be rewarded, bis sins shall be remitted, and fear shall never shame fully enter into his heart." I now pray God that he might give you eter nal prosperity. Preserve me in your friendship. The wise Arabs have said:— lliehes can be lost . Honors are but a shadow, which easily thsap- 1 But true friends are an inextinguishable treas- Soutlieru Manufacturing. There is a cotton factory now in operation in a State adjoiningX/misiana which pays twenty- nine per cent on the capital invested! It is certainly a large figure, and wc must confess frankly that we ourselves were somewhat sur prised at it, thoqgh we have long been satisfied that we here in die South are overlooking some of the surest means of wealth and independence, and devoting too much of our time and thoughts to matters that pay but a veiy small per cent upon capital thus valuable. The factory we re fer to is located in Choctaw county, Mississippi, and has been (oing on noiselessly but most suc cessfully for anmnber of years past. TYc sus pect there are no politicians connected with" it, or we should long since hove known all about it, and its whplc capital would doubtless have been brought to bear in numerous elections, ev- e P> ® ne °f which wits specially intendfd to save the South. So quietly have the affairs of this very pecu liar institution been. mSnageil that few pcople. even m the State in which it is situated, prolia- blji have had, until recently, any definite knowR e 'JK®.°f 'L _ We do not recollect to have seen any allusion to it in the papers of Missisissinpi until lately, and in only one or two at all. Col. AYil- hams, the editor of the Mu$L«sippi Planter and Mechanic, wjio, by the way, is doing much to forward the true interests of the State in thedc- velopment-of its agriculture and of its domestic resources in general, lately paid a visit to this rotten factory in Choctaw County, anti from his letter we makethe following interesting extract: ‘If wc were in search of an argument to prove the practicability* and value of manufacturing cotton and wollen goods in Mississippi, we would want nothing more to the point than the success of the.Choctaw factory. Starting with but lit tle capital, remote front market, anil in the niitlst of a community that entertained prejudices, rather than kindly feelings, it has increased and grown in consequence until a community of near 300 souls are now deriving support from its op erations, while to the stockholders4t is paying a dividend of 20 per cent. It is perliQp* one of th^best managed concerns ^>f the sort to bo found in the South, combining economy, skill, .utility anti system in its details. For tin's the company arc indebted, to a great extent, to the prudential administration of their excellent Pres ident, William Wesson. We were particular ly struck with the quietness good- order, and sound morality of the' little town. The opera tives, nude and female, all looked cheerful and contented, which, of course, bespoke liberal and punctual .-ompensation for their lalioa." This cx tact ought to Ik* embalmed in the columns oi every paper in Louisiana, and we nuy- add in theSoutn. It proves whatjvc have been containing for, that in diversifying our in dustry so as io develope our internal resources and take advantage of our means of luitural wealth, is fount our true policy, the means at once of our safe, v, of our prosperity,‘Mid our wealth.—.V. (). RulleHn. * * ‘ Ouo oi tins Sermons, The True 1 j. sketch, whether origi- From Mrs. Hornby’s "In and mbont SUrabmil A Diiiucr in n narem. At the entrance of a dining-room stood two Arab slaves richly attired. To each lady, as she entered, one of these held a beautiful silver bowl, Kur " while the other poured rosewater over her hands from a vase of the same richly-chased material. Two little slave girls presented fine napkins, the ends embroidered in gold, on which we each shook the rosewater from our fingers. The dining room was a most luxurious apartme-ok closely latticed, for it looked into the streets of Stam- lioul; but cheerful and rich in crimson divans and carved and painted flowers on walls and ceiling. All had been done to make the cage bearable. Riza Pacha's harem is, I am told, one of the most "fashionable," which accounts for seeing a European tabic, adorned with a handsome centre-piece, and four beautiful vases of flowers and fruit, after the French fashion.— The dinner service was of rare and beautiful china; the silver knives anil forks wereextrem l ie who has written these lines with a hand which death roust otto day wither, is your friend, the poor Wforc God- • Sid ei. Uadi, ABn-KL-KADEit, Hks-Max-Hykdpix-. Important to Cotton Planters. A correspondent of the Mobile Mercury, writ ing from DcKalb, Miss., says : The attention of inventors has long been di rectcd to the discovery of something to super sede the clumsy screw for compressing-cotton on plantations. M;.ny contrivances have presented themselves for popular approval, but still the oM fashioned screw, .with its long arms akimbo, jrroudly stands,-* noticeable feature on every limitation. Of course, it will sooner or later lave to faU before the inventive genius of our people and T am not sure but its timb has about Some. Mr. C. J McMahon, of Gainesville, Ala., lias been exhibiting here this week .the model ofa cotton press recently patented by Ibcheve , B D r Randall, of Greene county, AJa. It look for all the world like doing. I will not at tempt a description, but the cost Will be less W at least fifty per cent; it.opi be sheltered and will last longer; the cotton box may lie placed as convenient to the pick room door asTnay lie desired, anti it wiU do its work a great deal fast er than the screw. It is soon to lie thoroughly and practically tested, and if it conics up to its promises, the cotton making world, and the rest of mankind, are to U particularly ftifonned con cerning it, through the columns of the Mercury. How to know Good Beet.—The grain of ox beef when good. Is loose, the nu*t red and the fat inclined to yellow. Cow l*eef, on the con trary, lias a closer grain, a whiter fat, hut meat scarcely as red as that of ox beef. Inferior beef, which is meet obtained from ill-fed an>ro» 1 *S® r from those which had become too old forfood, may be known by a hard slimy fat, a dark red lean, and in old animal*, a line of homy tenure running through the meat of the nbs. M hen meat pressed by the finger rises up quickly it may \l consideVed tut that of «n nnnnal was in its prime; when the dent made by tl e pressure returns slowly, or remains visible, the animal had probably passed its prune, and the meat consequently must be of inferior quality. Robt. J. Gowabt, 0 f Georgia, has been ap pointed by the President, Indian agent for an agency in* New Mexico. nal or selected, wrVlo not know, of a Florida preacher’s sermorerhiit is justly entitled- to its plitcc in the same volume with the Harp of a Thou sand Strings and thi Wliatig Dogdlc discourse. The reporter says: He preached from the text— "The voice of the turtle shall lie heard in the land.” The turtle dove being a "critter" that the good man wasn't |>ostc<l Upon, he mistook the bird for the four-footed reptile, and went on to say: "Our turkles,” my brethren, voice, can’t say nor sing anything, but with the Almighty s»n things aro possible. If he should command it, the turkles, tarripins and gophers would set on the fence comers and sing songs sweeter than the lark ami the mocking bird—for tile voice of the turlclc shall be heard in the land. "The voice of the turkle shall Ik-heard in the land to cheer the lii-art of the poor, the widow and the fatherless, whose hearts are sad for want of. food, and tlint reminds me, my breth ren, of something tlrnt I read in a newspaper this morning,” and here the reverend g. ntlemau pulled a paper from his pocket,’ affixed Lis spec tacles, anti read an article upon the graft crops in the West, which ended with the worm, "so that there is every probability that then will , be a scarcity of provisions.” Laying dowt the paper, the preacher continued—"A sca’cit. of provisions, my l.rethrc-nThat reminds ne that provisions arc mighty sen’ee in this soetini, hut I’ve got .about a hundred bushels of thc-.U fine taters left yet, which 1'U sell for the same old price of fifty cents a bushel—"For the toice of the turkle shall be heard in the land ! My brethren, even in our day and generation, the vofee of the turkle may lie heard in the land — providirut tJu. u utorV Tl» MXwpJnr I was goin’ down by Red Clay Crick which you all know runs thro" the far end of my planta tion, and I went to cross it by that old pine log which foil over it about five years ago, whenjesi as I set foot onto it, I saw right in the middle of that log tho nll-mightiest great big snappin turkle, with a tail alsuil a foot long. When the varment seed me ta cornin’ he jest tinned himself loose olTn tliatlog. and tlown he went into the crick, ker-bang!—"For the voice of the turkle shall be heard in the land ?” Scene in a metropolitan Itailroari CAB. Yesterday afterrioon, as one of the carson th Metropolitan Railroad rolled along its rails, a la dy extensively heflotmced and expansively erin olined, lieckoned to the polite conductor as it was passing West street, in order to take pas sengers to the South end Her robe was in a state of delicious newness; its tisSue folds were liardly 'cold'from the module's last artistic touch, anti her attire altogether was gotten up evidcht- ly with a recklcss disrcgard of expense. The car was only partly tilled—one side free from enctinil>raiu«e. Upon its cushions she sat her self at case with thought for her robe’s intact- ness uppermost, and spread its voluminous floun ces carefully to their natural amplitude. She cast her eyes at the conductor with an air of composure, sangfroid, and self-collectcdness. “Conductor,” sheasked,in the blandest of man ners anil most mellifluous of tones, "how many scats do I occupy I” Taken liy surprise, he glanced from one side io the other of her extended dress, and then at her. The Judy’s face was serenelj interroga tiVe. . About four, I should think, madam,’ he said, wondering what woultl come next. "Here are twenty cents,” she said; dropping the dimes from her lavender-kidded fingers into his extended palm. "I do not wish to be tlis One would have thought tliepossibility of di: turliing such a supreme embodiment of compos ure rather impossible; but Jiaving secured her* self from the chance, in spite of stares and whis pers. the quadrupled-fare pursued her way hap pily and inerenscdly to her distinction. It was a spectacle to admire. We commend her ex- ai» to all ladies of similar halloonish dimen sions.—Bosrtn. Bee. Lnrgc Cliolcm Prize. The I’-aris Academy of Sciences hac again ad vertised its, prize, amounting to about $20,000. for the discovery of the cause and the effectual cure of the Cholera. This prize, remarks the Scientific American, is a bequest left some years since by M. Briant, and a competition liaa al ready taken place for it. without success. No less than one hundred and fifty-three essays were presented on the subject, hut only two of them came within the scope of the conditions. One was by the chief phvsician of Smolensko, Rus sia • the other by Dr. Ayre, of London. The firsCraaiiitaincd-tho identity of the virus of chol era ‘with that of small pox ami typhus, ami he proposed the inoculation of persons with the small pox virus while the cholera was raging. It was asserted, that by doing so, six out of every seven cholera patients would be cured. The London physician maintained that eight out of ten pers. .us could be cured liy administer ing doses of calomel at the rate of one grain for adults ’every five minutes, for the space of an hour. Neither of these proposed systems for curing cholera were accepted by the* Academy of Sciences. The ground was taken by its mem bers that a person, to be entitled to the prize, must discover a specific ad sure and certain for Hie cure of cholera as quinine is for intermit tent fever; also, that the remedy should be as efficient for causing the disappearance of this disease as vaccination has boon for virulent small tior. lv handsome; the serretti delicately fine; the flowers exquisitely arranged and mingled with oranges and lemons, in the Eeastem fashion, the slaves were standing round three or four deep, awaiting our slightest sign; we felt still more in the land of dreams. . First of all they placed to-cach guest a spark ling water liottle and glass. Then a fine china plate containing a flat roll of a kind of lye bread called seinect, quit* new anil warm, and coveff- cil with a small seed which not being a canary or linct, I object to. • Then soup was served—a great novelty in a harem; it was most excellent —chicken and vgrmieellf. Then came a dish of pilauC of chicken anti rice, done brown. I sat next to the chief wife, on her right hand; and’ as the slate held the disk she pointed out the nicest pieces, begging ntc to take them. The fair Circassian sat opposite to me. 1 was curi ous to see if they really scented to like the mod em innovation of knives and forks. For the hist few minutes they used thcm^-cvidcntly to do as we did; hut Circassian beauty failing to se cure the particular piece of chicken she coveted with a troublesome fork and spoon, threw those incompetent auxiliaries tlown. ami grubbed suc- eqsslutly, ami to her entire satisfaction, with her fingers. She then looked at me and laughed, and showed me how to take a piece of bread bo tween my fingers, begging us to eat a la Turque, winch they were all doing themselves, fast anil furious;. ami to-plcase them, we accordingly picked a few chicken lames with our fingers. * We liad all throe liecn enchanted with the fair Circassian, as I hare told you—with her beauty, her winning, yet lofty manners and exquisite grace; wc bad seen her smoke, and admired her still; wc had even forgiven her for loving the liarhannis noise in the "concert of music;” hut to see her lick her fingers'up to the last joint after each dish—to see her lick hcr'tortoise shell spoon bright, after successive and never-to-be- beh'eved enormous platefuls of sweet pancakes, (bulbed with honey, ami tart too 1 Use-ion.-, for the Knave of Hearts—this was too much for Venus herself to have done with impunity ;• wc were perfectly disenchanted long la-fore the feast was over. The rest were not so lad, (excepting Madame Liston, who might as well have had a trough at once;) but we began to feel rather sick after the first few dishes were despatched; ami the animal ]iassions of some of the Indies began to I* roused by their favorite sweets ami jellies which they tore to pieces with their fing ers. and threw down their Uiroats in large lumps. The jester waited at the tabic, presenting the principal dishes with jokes, which caused burst of laughter from the ladies and the slaves in at tendance, who seemed perfectly at home, and on very free and easy terms with their mistres ses, notwithstanding their complete submission to them. Tile jester was a wild and most ex traordinary looking-woman; witli an immensity of broad humor anti drollery in her face. Wo thought it quite as well that we could not under stand the jokes at which the fair Ciftassian l»o- tween the intervals of licking her fingers and s]ioon, and popping titbits on our plates, laugh ed so complacently, anti which sometimes obliged the Arabs ami eunuchs at the door to dive un der the aras to conceal their uncontrollable tits ol'mirtb. — * *- Mlarc Hunting Extraordinary. The Soutlixide (Va.) Democrat relates the fol lowing singular incident, which sounds like a new chapter in natural history: A few ilays since, as Mr. Charles Warner, of this city w as going a short distance in the coun try on foot, to visit a friend, lie observed a hare in’ tl.e road just h'evonu tiie bridge which cros ses Lieutcnant.Iiun, in the rear of the heights that appeared to lie listening and looking liack for something which pursued it He stood still, and hearing no dog. was curious to discover the cau«- of its alarm, when to his suprise, he dis covered the object of it to be a small brown ani mal which lie took to lie a weasel, and which hunted the footsteps of the hare with the utmost precision. Mr. Warner wishing to know if so diminutive an animal could co|>e successfully with the speed of the hare, retreated to a bush near by, where he was an attentive observer of the hunt for nearly two hours, during which time he is certain that he saw both the hare arid Wetzel at least fort}- times. They were frequent ly • ut of sight for several minutes, but the hare still unwilling to leave the place where it was found, came round again, and with the little enemy sometimes close at its heels. Toward the md of the remarkable chase, which became unoosnnonly interesting, the hare took advan tage of the thickest covert that the place afforded, anti made use of a]l her strength anti cunning to escape, hut without cflect; and at length,Arear- ied out by the perseverance of her pursuer, it was heart! to cry for some times At last, the Tlie Quaker’s Corn crib. I ’ From the Griffin Empire State. A man had been in the habit of stealing corn j _ Sale of the State Rond.' from his neighbor, who was a Quaker. Every I We notice a statement going; Ue rounds o! the night he would go softly to the crib and fiU I is papers in Georgia, corrective of the report that bag with the cars which the good old Quaker’s IT. R. R. Cobb, Esq.—whose efforts in the cause toil had placed there. Every morning the old I of Education arc most praise wortl'y—advocates gentleman observed a diminution of his com (the jale of the Stat- . £- Y portion of tin- ^comment Sssu at least . IV 'grots “he comes, and fire.” Others would have said— I (Mr. Cobb) does not, as it would place too mon- "Catch the villain and send him to jail.” ley, were the proceeds devoted to educational But the Quaker was not prepared to enter in- j purposes, where ever}-portion of the State would to any such severe measures. He wanted to pun-1 receive some direct benefit from it”. Without ish tiie offender, and at the same time bring a-1 desiring to controvert this position of the Re bout his reformation, if possible. So he fixed I publican, we i.. -t venture the assertion, that a sort of trap close to the hole, through which if offered for sale by the State, no party would the man would' thrust his ami in getting the give for the Western & Atlantic Railroad, what com. Jit cost the State, or within a million, of its val- The wicked neighbor proceeded on his imho-1 ue. Let it he tried, whenever it will, and wc ly errand at the hour of midnight, bag in hand. | shall sec wliat will be the result. It wis once Unsuspectingly he thrust his liaml into the crib offered for sale, by direction of our State Lcgis- to seize an ear* when lo! he found himself una-1 lature, and when advertised, there was not a bid hie to withdraw it! In vain he tugged, and Jinade for it, r.'though the public were notified pulled,andsweatcdandaltem»tely crtedandcurs-1 that bids as lour as one million of dollars would rsed. His hand was last,and every effort to release he received and considered. If the State could it only made it the more secure. After a while | get its value, or anything like its cost,.ive would the tumult in his breast measurably subsided. | have no objection, with proper restrictions upon He gave over his useless straggles, and began | the company or individuals who would propose to look around. A11 was silence and repose, [for it, to see it sold—-provided, in the mean time, Good men were sleeping comfortably in their [that its proceeds should be secured to the State ■ -beds, while he was compelled to keep a dreary, | as a permanent fund,- first, for developing those disgraceful watch through the remainder oftliat [sections of Georgia that need railroads, and then, long and tedious night, his hand in constant | for educational purposes. But now, entertain- fiuin from the pressure of the clamp which held J ing the belief we do, that a sale could not lie ef- t. His tired limbs, compelled to sustain his [ fected, we think it best that the public mind weary body, woultl fain have sunk beneath | should be directed to its present’ efficient man- him, and the weary eyes would have closed in | agement, and the Legislature to a wise applica slumber, hut Io! there was no rest, no sleep for. [tion of the net proceeds which Gov mor Ttrown him. There he must stand, watch the progress | is paying, and will continue to pay into the of the night, and at once desired and dreaded | Treasury. Shall these be applied to an extin- thc return of morning. Morning came at last, [gusliment of the public debt?—to the reduction and the Quaker looked out of his windows and | of taxes?—or to Education?—These are itnpor- found he had "caught his man. [ taut considerations, and will prove practical . What was to lie done? Some would say, “Go questions upon which legislation in less than out and give itini a cowhiding, just as lie stands, | three months'will be demanded. "When the and then release him.” But not so, said the j Legislature assembles, we will doubtless hear Quaker. Such a course would have sent the [from the Governor upon these subjects, as well man away embittered, and muttering curses of [as receive from him detailed information in re- revenge. The good man hurrietf on his clothes, | gard to the Road, that will enable the people to and started at once to the relief and punishment | form some correct idea as u> its value, and the of his prisoner. . * . [ Legislature to adopt some policy for its future. "Good morning, friend,” said he, as he came | In closing this article, we lieg leave to call the in s|K-akiug distance, “JIow dbes thee do?” | attention of our readers to the following, which The poor culprit made no answer, but burst I wc take from the Columbus Comer Stone, llc- into tears. [ ferring to the payments already made by th" “() tic-!" said the Quaker,'as he proceeded*!) [State Road into the Treasury, that paper release bun. ."I’m sorry that thee has got thy | marks: hand fast. Thee put it*in the wrong place, or | “Take care. Dr. Lewis, take care; you. it would not have been so.” | already killed off a good deal of the oppoi The inon looked crestfallen, and begging for- [ to the sale of the Road, and you aril doing the giveness, hastily turned to make his retreat.— very thing to build up a powerful pxriy >,..iv'or "Stay,” said the prosecutor, for he was now lie- of it. Just look aroynd you now and -.e how coming such to the offender, who could have re- many who were strongly* oppose.I teft I .e sale of ceived a blow with much better grace than the the Road a year ago, are now in favor of it Just kind Words that were falling from the Quaker’s as soou as you demonstrate that it can he made lips; “stay, friend, thy bag is not tilled. Thee | to pay veil* every company in Georgia will want needs com, or thee would not have taken so much to get hold of it They will find out that the painsjto get it. Come,let us till it.” (And the poor [state ought by no means to have any thing to fellow was compelled to stand and hold the bag | do with such works; that they belong entirely while the old man filled it, interspersing the ex- to private enterprise, and there will he strong ercises with the pleasantest conversation imagina-1 efforts to have it sold the first session of the Leg- blc—all of which were like daggers in the hcartof islature after Brown goes out of offiee.” his chagrined and mortified victim.) T”ie hag “It was all very well for the State to build it, was soon filled, the string tied, and the sufferer as it was very well for the State to keep it as hoped soon to lie out of the presence of his tor- long as it don’t pay; but you just make it pay mentor, but again the purpose was thwarted. [ well and it will be very had policy for the State “Stay,” said the Quaker, as the utan was about | to have any thing to do with it.” to hurry otl' having uttered once more liis npolo-_ | ' — ■ gies and thanks. -‘Stay, Ruth has breakfast ere Growl It of Cotton iu Australia, this; thee must not think of going without break-1 'i’( le C0 tt 0 n tree grows here most luxuriantly, QrEORGrIA Mastic Roofine: Oomp Volume XXXUl.—Nc. 1. Drugs, Medicines*. | and appears more inclined to assume a peren- fiist. Come, Ruth is calling. ^ 1 his wasaimost unendurable. This was heap-1 n ; a i f orm than in even the most favored districts mg coals -with a vengeance. In vam the mor- of America . Some of the Moreton Bay eotton tmed neighbor begged to be excused; 1,1 ' a * n has already been manufactured in this country, he pleaded to be released from what would he to but thc qi ^ ntity stnt was more M a sam .,i c< a „ d him a punishmertt. The Quaker was mexora-1 cons j s ted of but two hales. They were exhibi- l>le, and he was obliged to yield. I ^ at p ar jg among the products of New South Breakfiist over, “now, said the old fanner, as | }\- a i eSj vvhere our manufacturers liad an oppor- he helped the \ lctnn to shoulder the bag.- tliee I tun ; t y 0 f seeing what Australia will be able to needs any more corn come m the daytime, and | p rodlico ; n (his respect whenever its resources, thee shall have it. | aro called out After the exhibition was over " "'•>«' shameandremoraedid that guilty it was forwarde d by d.i ection to London, with man turn from the dwelling of the pious Quaker. | orders to 1)ave it n ', iUlac A ml and returned to K\er\body has to say that he nev er again trou >-1 tbe colony. There was stone delay and difficul- , !iT.? U l CrS S?™ cr, h, 4 have something ty in getting this order executed. Itwouldhave still 1 .etter than that to tell you He at once ^ h tohavehad 10,000 bales man- repented and reformed, and lived and died ftn j ofiMStured, but to make a special job of two bales honest man. . I was w hat the majority of thc mills • would - not stop to do. . Those monster manufactories that swallow up hales by the thousand and clamor incessantly for more work on so gigantic a scale iiUSSELL’S PATENT - Fire <5z> 'W’a’ter- Proo^ MASTIC ROOFING- on o^.isrv^s HAVING purchased- the right to use sell the above ROOFING for several SOUTHERN STATES, we are t.ow prepared to do KOOt-’lN’ci or .SELL BIGHTS .- to tee the same. , , Thi. voting is adapted to new or old BUILDINGS, steep or c * jjf ofs and can be put over Plank or old ;.*w« tingles,'Tiuor Iron Roofs: it costs U -If the price and is much better : * Tin—is not affected by heat or , odd and is impervious to wa ter ; it is lire proof, and it is the best roofing ev er invented fot* STEAMBOAT DECKS, Hail Hoad. Oars, . Bridges, &c. Ac. It is warranted to give entire satisfaction. For further information apply to FREEMAN & ROBERTS, or janlD tf A. P. CHERRY m Macon, Gc. PLANTE RS ATTEND! The Ilock Island Paper Mills Co . COLUMBUS, GA., W ILL pw ONE CENT per pound for one hun dred thousand lbs. of Gift Motes, in quantities to suit sellers, gathered without dirt or whole seed, done up in bales and delivered to any of the Rail Roads within a ne hundred miles of Columbus, or from any greater distant - • but the extra transporta tion beyond the hund- x : 7 '.niles aforesaid, will be de ducted from the pri ^• The sacks and ropes wL. be returned to the ov . .'a, and delivered at the same depot whence tl -otes are shipped at the expense if the Company f Shippers s'* .id mark the bales with their names vo that there will be no difficulty in identifying the 'owners as the packages arrive at the Paper Mills Warehouse. Please take railroad Receipts, and send the same to the Rock Island Paper Mills Co., Columbus Ga. aug 17 Gt. JOHN Q. WINTER, Pres t. Oils, Varnishes, Perfumery, New Steam Saw Will. H AVING started a Steam Saw Mill in Houston County, about seven miles from Perry, near the roads leading from Perry to Macon, w.< flatter our selves, that we can furnish as good if not better Lum ber than any other Mill,' having the best of Pine d good Sawyers lBir ‘ Timber, nn We will fill Bills from Macon. Fort Vdlley, Perry other Mills, or ti e times will admit of. Those who want Lumber will, no doubt, find it to their interest to give us their bills, as wesnteud to give satisfac tion if possible. Address Perry, Houston county, Ga. JOHN H. THOMAS, and . JOHN A. THOMAS, june 15-tf The Journal & Messenger copy tf. net. One of the men named Barret accosted cries coming from ohe point, lie concluded it hail become the victim of the chase, and went to the s]Kit, where he found the hare qriitedead and tiie weazel so intently, fast on to its neck as not to oliservc his approach, and which non- fell a victim to his cane. Ail Incident. |i touching case ivas.prcsentol to thc consid eration anti charity of one of thc good Samaritans who now take care of the sick, relieve the des titute, and feed the starving. A 1 my was dis covered, in the-moming, lying in thc grass of Uiaibomc-street, evidently hrightand intelligent, but sick. A man who lias the feelings of kind ness strongly developed, went to him. shook him by thc shoulder, and asked lijpi was doing there ? “ Waiting for God to ccpic for roe,” said he. “ What do yoti mean >" said the gentleman, touched by the pathetic tone of the answer- and the condition of the boy, in whoso eye and flushed face he saw the evidences of thc fever. -*God sent for mother and father, anti little brother, .said he, “anil took them away to his Iiomff up in the sky, and mother told me when she was sick that God would take care of nn? I have no home, nobody to give me any thing, and so I came out here anti have been looking so long up in the sky for God to come and take care me—mother said he would. He will come, won’t he ? Mother never told me. a lie." “Yes, my lad,’’ said thc min, overcome Cleverly Caught. Two Philadelphia sharpers attempted the con fidencegauteujiona gentleman from Lynn Creek, | that thev cou i d not -atofpP their'machinery to (Mo.) and were handsomely caught in their own | deal wit j, sllc i, a little quantity as t»o biles; an elephant could more easily pick up a pin. "Jessrs. Clias. Tysoo and condescended to lake in i 5 . ,, I uaim me immesi iiiuc Australian consignment, glad to meet a resident ol hts own Mate. Mr and t tllcir machinerv in g^ r to work it up fS? T tB V OU "ii man . S ,n , t, -“*A- V ’ f 11 - separately. On exami'ning the cotton, it wals a fen lays afterwards as they stood tn front of tl £ llght that its very fine texture made , • ■ r the hotel Barrett hat led a young mtmpassing tiduliriy suitable for being worked up into col on ‘p® oi’post C side of tiie street lhe latter ton thr ^ a l and into Ulr ead accordingly it was uas uitroduced as Jones, of the film ot hinith, t ur „ od The quantity was too small to allow of Jones-A lo., andthothree went to the Wwkhn imcus ofal , the Afferent varieties of threa.l House and mdulgcd in .sherry cobblers. Bar- I produced, but three qualities, of different ret inquired of Jones, “ Have you shipped my dt .,^ of fincncsSf were manufactured. These goods yet: Jones replied that he had: ana | j, ave Ik-cii returned to the colony in a small case, Bane offere.1 t o settle for them then and tlu-re. Ij t , natnndlv excite a considerable Jones bill was under $«N» and Barret had a d if interest among the Australians. Up *100 note, and Jones not haimg ■• change to u 10 present time ,ve believe that the cost of ^ras appealed to, and offered to do the cultiva [ ion has ^ found too lligh toluake the lime favor if they would walk up to hts room at bds .j„ oSti of cotton growing profitable. To re- ^ a ? er - SOm A 1H,1 “:' d fP u,r was tluee this cost Is the probletti for when solved a agreed to. Swmk, having them ... Ins room, new cra u opened*to Australian industry. The gate them «3q and webbout to ol.tam the Bal- Alnerican potation style of cultivation* Is prob- ane.>, foqktng the door ntW lntn, A pol.cenutn b , „ ot J ble of reproduced in AUstra- was soon found and introduced an. 1 tho two ,,siaveiV is not ]«ssible tl.crc, nor can any tmflera were conducted to a lock-up L*. „n C desfro^see iritgL reduced so low as to make Barretts possession was found a bogus .rtiedc i j 1>ot . sib t e to emu tato the cheap labor of more for *8tK>, datetl Missouri, and evidently intend- | e<l tribe played oft’on Swink. Jones carried cane gun. Neither had a dollar of good money, and they were evidently ■; at their wit’s entt" when they tried this artful game on a man whose | eyc-leeth were already out.— Virginia Sentinel. cron .led countries. But it has not been suffi cieritly tested whether cotton may not be profi tably grown by small farmers, not as their only crop and solo dependence, but in addition to oth er tilings. A variety of crops would in more respects than one prove an advantage. It would distribute the labor of the famier more evenly Mr. ItilcUIaml’s Explanation of I over thc low prices. The experiment has l:ith FROG SHOWERS. erto been tried by too few. It is greatly to lie It may’not be here out of place t" give the | desired that a more general interest should be interpretation of frog showers, tts now most gen-1 taken ill thc matter by practical agriculturists, orally received bv competent judges. The ae-1 Australian and Rew Zealand Gazette. tualfaet, that con-id. have. been suddenly covered with numerous ^Inall DiscoVIfluff si bj I liotc frogs, where there were no frogs before, has been j ■ GRAPHY. proved Iteyoml a doubt. Sonic- have called in | Thc London Times has an aceouqt of thc find- the aid of water-spouts, whirlwinds, and simi-1 ing in the river Thame's of the body of auualo lar causes, to account for tlieir elevation into the infant Diving around h a large bag of stones, regions of air, and some have even thought that | Thc Superintendent of the Reading police catts- t?iey were formed in the clouds, front whence | ed photograph likenesses of the lipdy to Ik.- tnk- t!|ey were precipitated. It bus generally been en, placing them in thc windows^)! the police ill August, and often after a season of drought, and sending them to various towns. The like- t tat these' hordes of frogs have mntjc their ap- nesses attracted tho attention of the mu-tor of f t-arancc; but, with Jfr. Siddon-. we will ex- [ the work house at Henley, and he recognized a ([aim, "i low gat they there?” Simply as fol-[ resemblance in them to the child ofa young hag; The animals have been hatched, and | woman named Mary Newell, who liad left the quitted their tadpole state and their pond at the work bouse a few days previously. The young tame time, days bclore they became visible to, | woman was sought for, and -he was found at the <ir nitiicr observed by, mortal eyes. Findingit residence of her moth e i* without her.-UiM. She inpleasant in the hot, parelied fields, and also was arrested, and being charged with the mur- nmning a great chance of being then and there | tier of the child, she admitted that having been Ayers, Wingfield & Co., HAVE JUST RECEIVED 100 ®}. ie j vy ® unn y 200 Coils Missouri Rope, 50 “ Jute “ 100,000 lbs. Bacon. • » 35 Hlids. Porto Rico and N. O. Sn^ar, 100 Bbls. A B and C Sugars, 20 bbls. CJrnslied and Powdered Sugars, 200 Sacks Rio Coffee, . 20 “ White and Government Java Coffee, 30 Ilhds. Molasses, * 20 Bbls. New Orleans Syrup, 800 Sacks Salt, 200 Bbls. Liquors—various brands, 100 Cases of Liquors in Glass, 40 Baskets Champagne Wine, Cases Claret Wine, . Soap, Candies, Pickles, Ac., Osnaburgs, Yarns, Bro. Shirtings and Sheetings, and all other goods usually kept in the Grocery bus iness. aug 10—2m felacon, / - ;;st. 1^58. _ Notice. m HE Sul**«’t’iber is now buying apd will continue A to purchase at the fullest market prices, WHEAT, CORN, WOOL, wax, Hides, Dried Peaches, and APPLES. JOHN A. NELSON: East Macon, Sept, let, taaa. ~ PliAO-FORTES. I TOW UeetMng some of the most TV SPLENDID PIANO FORTES tffiFfjrtr* ever offered for sale in Macon, from the 1/ U K .1 celebrated Factories of J. C. Chickering and Ikinn fc Clark, warranted superior to any other made in the United States. Also, two HARPS from J. F. Brown A Co's. Factory. The above instruments are a feast to one’s eyes to look at, and the. tone completely captivating. We ahall take pleasure to show these instruments to any that have a taste for fine goods. On hand, Prince Melodians, best article of the kind made; 'Guitars, Violins, Banjos, Accordeons, Tamborins, Bugles, Clarionetts, Flagolettea, Flutes, and a variety of Brass Instruments for Bands, kept in our line. Guitar and Violin Strings, Sheet Music for Piano and Guitar, Instruction Books, Ac. Watches, Jewelry amt Fane, Goods Splendid Gold and Stiver WATCHES: ’ Gentlemen and Ladies patterns. Gold Chains, Brooches, Rings, Bracelets, Gold Thimbles,. Gold Pens, and Pencils, Gold and Silver Spectacles Silver Spoons aud Forks, silver, ivory tuid woodlAajp kin Rings, silver plated Cake Baskets, Castore-A* alt ers and Candle Sticks—and a variety of lancy Goods, Shot Guns, Rifles, Game Bags, Pouqhes, Flasks, Pistols, Ac. . |3»* Clocks and Watches repaired, and warranted, at short notice. Give us a call at our old stand, Cot ton Avenue, Union Building, uov 2 J A. A S. S. VIRGIN. Paints, Dyes, Patent Metl ici ties, Spices, Brandy aud Wines, For Medical purposes, and all articles in the line, can be found strictly pure at the Drug Store of i ZKIL1N, HUNT A Co Opposite the Telegraph Building, Macon. Ga. ^ june 22 * XrIGrHT! LKtIIT! ; LIGHT! ! * ■MBIT GAS! A nd c nsay ZEiLU&f HUNT A CO AEW OKt h fiTORLT ALEX. A. MENARD, RALSTON'S BUILDING, CHERRY ST., MACON, GA H AS just received and is now opening a fresh stock of Drug., Mnlician, Chemicals, —1 lanrumrala, Paints, Gila, YSf Uyc-stiifl*, Perfumery, ■ Patent llcli. rtnea, Pliarmacentical Prr,»nrntiona, &e. My Drugs have been selected with'strict refer ence to their purity and quality; they are freah and may be fully relied on. IS" Order* Faithfully Executed. FI .S’* Physicians’ Prescriptions and Family Medi cines put up with neatness and accuracy, at all hours of the day or night, W Alarge lot or Artilirial Teeth instreoeived feb 24-tf JUST RECEIVED. nr Aftfl Papers Carden need*. *J,UUU 3 bush. Kentucky Blue class. . A. A. MENARD, Druggist, feb2t- tf Cherry S*reet BOER HAVE’S HOLLAND BITTERS. THE CELEBRATED HOLLAND REMEDY FOB , X>T2'S5E>E3S=S»IsA., Disease of the Kidneys, LIVER COMPLAINT, WEAKNESS OF ANY KIND, FEVER AND AGUE And the various affections consequent upon n dis ordered STOMACH OR LIVER, S UCH as Indigestion, Acidity of the Stomach., Colicky Pains, Heartburn. Loss of Appetite, Despondency, Costiveness, Blind and Bleeding Piles, [null Nervons, Rheumatic, and*Neuralgic Affec- tions, it has in numerous instances proved highly beneficial, and in others effected a decided cure. This is a purely vegetable compound, prepared on strictly scientific principles, manner of the celebrated Holland Prof«a«a»rrBoerh& ve. Been tic •** of its great success in most of tin? European States, its introduction into tho United States wis intended more especially for those of our fatherland scattered here ana there over the face of this mighty country. Meeting with great success among them, i now offer it to the American public, knowiug |ii»t its truly wonderful medicinal virtues must be aokndwWdg <r It is particularly recommendea to those persons whose constitutions may have been impaired b> the continuous use of ardent spirits, or other forms of dissipation. Generally instantaneous in effe •!, it finds its way directly to the seat of life, thrilling and quickening every nerve, raising up the drooping spirit, and, in fact, infusing new health and vigor in the system. Notice.—Whoever expects to find this mmvernge will be disappointed ; but to the sick, weak and lew spirited, it will prove a grateful aromatic cordial, possessed of singular remedial properties. CAtJ’fiO^: The great popularity of -this delightful Aroma ha ” induced many imitations, which the public should guard against.purcliasing. Be not persuaded to buy anything else’until you have given Boerhuvo'sHoi iand Bitters a fair trial. One bottle will convince you how infinitely superior it is to all these imits tions. tsr Sold at SI per bottle, or fix bottler for by the sole proprietors, BENJAMIN PAGE, JR., A CO.. Manufacturing Pharmaceutists and Chemists, Pitts burg, Pennsylvania. CTr" Sold in Macon by E. L. STROHECKER V CO., ZEILIN, HUNT Jc CO., GEORGE PAYNE, and Druggists generally, throughout the State, may 18 BOOTS AND SHOES. A TTHE SIGN OFTHE BIG BOOT, No. 3, Chtton Avenue, opposite Washington Hall Lot, Macon, Georgia.—The subscribers would return their thanks for the very liberal and long continued patronage. extended to them, and would most respectfully solicit a continuance of the same. Wehave uow in store a large assortment of BOOTS AND SHOES, mostly of oar own manufacture, to which weekly additions will he made, of aft the d" rent styles and patterns usually called forin ti *-■ tore,and would invite those wishing to purcl call and examine our stock, as we aro prepay a f .‘sell as 1 -.v as any house in the city or State DELIGHTFUL TO THE EYE Anel accessible to the Purses of the nVTillioxi 2 m & WATERMAN’S NEW STOCK OF SPRING AND SIMMER GOODS. JEST RECEIVED. Silk, Bcraare, Gingham, Cambric ami Margravine 3E=LOS3ESSf- Printed Jaconet, Swismmd Organdie MUSLINS, of every grade ; Bordered Pri'its, Expan sion Skirts, French Laceand Chan- „ tilly Lace Ma.ntillas. Domestic Goods ot every description. Head Dresses, Gloves, Hosiery, Cor sets and Articles for the Toilet. All of which being purchased late in the season, can be offered at a great reduc tion on former PKICES. may 25 RIOKU 1-XaRT! TUST RECEIVED, a lot of the best end latest iin- •J provement in FLUID GAS LAMPS, decidedly tiie best light yet invented. Call and see them, as they are only to be seen tohe appreciated. june 15 to lie appreciated. R. R. HUTCHINGS, Next to Mrs. Dessan’s. jan 6 mi;, .kirtland. French Calf Boots, pump cle, ivclted and M waterproof, of various kinds ami qualities, both soled aud pegged. Just rcceivedand forsale low'hy jan 6 MIX A KIRTLAND with emotion, “hq lias sent me to take rare of dried up by the heat of the sun. they wisely re- J to Reading to see its father, and he refusing to vou.” You should have seen the eyes flash and the smile of triumph break over IBs face as he said, “ Mother never did tell nic a lie, sir, but you’ve been so long on the way." What a les- son of trnst, and how this incident shows the effect of never deceiving children with idle tales. .Vs the poor mother expected when she told her son “ God would take care of hint,” he did by touching the heart of tin's benevqlent man with compassion and love to tiie stranger.—-V. O. Courier. • Remarkable Event. Kight sisters, the youngest pore than sixty years of age, worshipped together in thc South! Clffirch, on last Sabbath, the Jth day of Septem ber, for the first time in many yesrsi Ilei they sat in tlieir childhood and youth; hei their father a venerable citizen who died mam] years ago, was one of the pillars of tie church* and here, or rather in the house which st< near, they were baptised in their inftney by thi Key. Dr. Hopkins, of revolutionary (ante. *Thi sisters have long been separated in differerlt parts of the country, one of them having beefn a resident of Virginia, and ft was a memorable circumstance to meet once more together in pew which they formerly occupied Another interesting feet in connection with the meetiil.g was, that they listened to a discourse from th. ‘ old pastor, Rev. Dr. Emerson, who is nopr in t| eighty-first year of his age, and the fifty ; fouifth of his pastorage.—Salem Register. treated to the cooli -t and dampest places they | give her any money to maintain it. she went t Could find, viz: under clod-, and stones, where, the river at midnight and threw the child i on account of their dusky color, they escaped | Her confession was corroborated by various cir- noiire. Down cou.< - tiie rain, out come the | cumstances. ThisisccrBinlyaremarkablecase frogs pleased with the change. Forthwith ap- —thc likeness of the muriirrl child leading .to pears an article in the county paper; the good the detection of its inhuman mother asthemur- folks flock to see tiie phenomenon. There are dcrer. the frogs hopping about: thc visitors remember _ the shower, and a “simple . ountryman”-wears IA Minister’s Walk nntl Uonversa- the frogs fell in the shower, and he saw them L TION. fell; frogs, visitors, countrymen, editors are all The editor of the North Carolina Presbyteri- pleased, and nobody undeceives them* nor are an, who is at the Virginia Springs, has heard a they willing to lie undeceived.— Bitcldand’t good story of speaker Orr and thc Rev. Dr. \Y., Natural History. of Lexington. N<-t long since, the stort- :ms, ' o. - — tltey were both it the warm springs, and met in a Bath Paper Mill. public room ofa hotel. Ttliey had been sitting As an evidence of the facility this mill lias for I with other ctmpany, an.l after awhile the 1 thc manufacture and shipment of paper fro-jt it. favorable location on the South Carolina RaQ Road, near Augusta, we leam from the Agent, that on Saturday last, 4th inst, lie received no tice that a vessel woidd sail for New Orleans in a few days. He telegraphed at once to the pro prietor in Augusta, who sent word to the mill to commence on the order and send down each night, ly. lhe night express freight train, and up to Friday morning nearly six hundred reams oflargeprintingpapcr, valued at $2500to $3000, had been delivered on board the vesseL This mill, we learn, has lately been very much im proved by the addition of new machinery, and is now turning out as fine paper as any mill in the country. tor rose and walked across the room with tl usual limp in his gait—Mr. Orr immediately recognized him, and asked him if he were not tlm Chaplain at the University of Virginia 'at such a time, naming the year. The Doctor re plied that he was. “I was there,” said Mr. Orr, “a student, at tho University, and I kneiv you by your limp.’’ “WeB." said the Doctor, “ifsecmsmy limping made a deeper impression on you tlian my preachingTiie joke placed Mr. Orr, in an awkward predicament and most men would have been unaffio to extricate them selves, but he replied with ready wit: “Ah, Doctor, it Is the highest compliment we can pay a minister to say he is known by his teal!: rath er titan by his conversation.’' 11 UiiBEK SHOES.—A large »»8ortment__ Jt ei'Geatoand boys Rubbers. Also, La-®* dies slipper aud sandal rubber Shoes of Goodyear's celebrated patent. Just received and forsale low by jan 5 MIX A KIRTLAND. 13 i, A NT A I'L i N liROGAXS.-Now instore JL the best assortment of Negro Shoes, we' have ever offered in this -market. Men’s double soled peg anil nailed Mack and russetts; do. t single soled blaeknnd rus.-iitts ; do. boysandy black and russetts, all of which we are selling very low. jan 6 MIX St KIRTLAND. ani> --’I .u. ■- • An X> Ydath’t fine calf and kip peg t IM, Men's stoat kip hunting and mud Boots; Gents last ing Gaiters. Mont-rev, opera and ties, and hue call Brogan*; G*nts,boys’ and youths’ patent and enam- elled Brogans: Men s,boys’ jnd youths’ California kip Brogans, a firm a-sortnient. #. . ■ Mn MIX & KIRTLAND. JUS'J’ RECEIVED. } iLEG\NT C 1 Rosewrad PIANOS, H. C. t, Gold I, -ver ».YATCF«*- Neck-CHAINS and CROSSES, Coral NBUELACES, Ac. ALSO, ii-it!i. r Urge lot of Sih i r Table FORKS, Si 1 - wfCable and 1\ :: SI’OONS. Silver SOUP LA TH ks xo. Warrant <1 of Coin Standard, at low iiricvi ’ J - JOHNSTOlf * CO. jepv WESTS FAl’ENI GALVANIC CEMENT ROOFING. T HE subscriber having the right for the state of Georgia, would call the attention of the public to the above named Roofing, it being tiie only pat ent granted that secures the use of ltubber and other elastic Ingredients which will resist the changes of onr climate and will unite the qualities of incombus tibility, durability and cheapness: This roofing will be warranted in every particular and is particularly adapted for coveringold shingles and tin roofs. Bacon. on r\f\f\LBS. A No. 1. Tennessee Bacon,well OU.UUU cured and trimmed, in store and for sale By BEARDEN A GAINES, may <—tf REMOVAL. e. wnsrsHiu* V ‘7ILL remove to E. Saulsberry’s oM stand, next > dw to Strong 6c Wood’s, on the 1st of Oc tober, wheng he will be 'prepared to exhibit one pf the largest r.nd most fashionable Stoeks of Clothing everofferc 1 in aeon. sept 17t»i f 1 L C AII PETITS! Floor Oil Clotlls, L/X-A.TTI3STC3-S, RUGS AND MATS ! * A LARGE Stock, and a great variety of sty]o« of ZAthe above Goods, just received, which will he sold at far lower figures, and give purchasers a so lection fromtfie best stock ever offered in Macon.— A L SO, SATIN, DeLAUJE, DAMASK, LACE and MUSLIN, WINDOW CUR T AIN 8, WINDOW SHADES, GILT CORNICES and BANDS in great variety. Purchasers will consult their own intcr.-t by ci: amining my'stock before buying. . aug 3—tf . B. F. ItOSS. HENRY HORNE’S CouC*-ctioiinrT, T’rnit Wlorr,CnliC nail Pna. try Bakery—Macon, Geoeoia, ono door below the State Bank. MANUFACTURER ofthe finest French Paste . 1VJL and Ornamental Ci.kes, and Dealers in Fine Candies, Fruits, Preserves, Pickles, Warranted Im lortedWines and Brandies, Cordials, Syrups, Nuts, Segars, Tobacco, Ac., Wholesale and Retail. Country Merchants supplied at the loweet rates. Weddings and Parties furnished with all kinds of Confections and Pyramids, Cold Meats, Salads, Ac., atreasonableterms. N. B.—Terms:—Positively Cash—no Crrd.l gioen. jan 30—ly Plantation for Sale. T5EING desirous of moving to tiie, I no-.-- _L) offer my entire settlement of iahd for sale, .7 miles Southwest of Macon, near tho Perry Kuad-- The place contains 8SC acres, about <00 cleared and iu c fine state of cultivation. * On it there is a i. ■ framed dwelling with 9 rooms, good r.ew framed Gin house and Scri -.v, negro Cabins, Cribs and ;-t«ii,-« and Blacksmith Sill p, and all necessary ontboiB- ings, and 2 good vm’.is of water, and plantation wrii watered with bra.-!dies, and a tine Ore ail which I will sell to niit the times. .STEPHEN U • >! »M A UD. july SO—2m ’