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.JULY 26, 1872
No outward Rbrn her angelhood revealed,
SawaUwiber eye were wondrotu. mild and
The Hirsute round Jier forehead n eoocrard
Mr pale Rlory of ber shininj huir.
She ban the voke and wore I lie name of wife
Tin ami who made her tenderness and gni-e
A MMre eoovenierwr of his narrow life.
And jmt a aeraph In a servant' place.
Sbetlnniul his meagre h earth ; the bieed and
, warned . .
liia poverty, and met IU harsh demands
M'ltfc nek, unvary lnt pat teiKsts and performed
It HMBdai tasks witli stained and battered
She wwwd his ehiulreb tlrou;h their helpless
Oaw tliem her strength, her youth, her
Hare tor tbeui sore tvtaatlnii. toll wf iMr
Which made beroldand tired before her time.
Amtwhen Hence fever smote him with Its blteht.
Her aahm, eon-ollm Mresenee charmed hU
TlirniULii ion and thankless watches, Uy and
lier ttMtering Angers cooled h is faee like rain,
"With soft, magnetic touch, and mnrmnrs sweet
we asrogni nim steep, ana siutea nis ireuni
And taught hi flying pulse tn repeat
The mild and moderate measure of her own.
ftfce had aa artiats ouick, perceptive eye
For all the beautiful ; a poet's heart
War every changing phase of earth and skies
And ail tilings fair in nature and in an.
She looked wMti all a woman's keen delight
On jewels rich and dainty drapery.
Rare fabric and soft hues ; the happy right
Of those ton- favored but less uUr than a be
Oapailid pearls, which glimmer cool and white,
remmlng proud foreheads with their purity:
Oav iwu vMeh gleam and ripple in the light,
And shift and shimmer in the summer sea ;
Ommmu like drops by sadden sun light kissed,
"WJeM Ml the last large brilliant of the rain ;
mbs) oeaicaie as uie irozca um
Baafaroideriug a winter window pane;
Vet. avear the throng of worldly bottertlex,
e dwelt, a chrysalis, in liome'y brown ;
With fswUiect spteudoni Haunting in her eves
She went her dull way in a gingham goa n.
Hedged in by alien hearts, unloved, atone.
WmataMder shoulders bowed beneath their
trod the path that Fate had made her own.
tsw meionc aiaarcu spirit on toe roaa.
HstWlljf the rears rolled onward and at last.
'When the bruised reed was broken, and ber
Knew its sad term of earthly bondage past,
Assl felt Its nearness to the heavenly goal,
Then a strange gladness dlled the tender eye
vrauen gazea aiar neyoaa an gnexana sin,
ABsl ate used to sec the gates of paradise
Uachsrlwg for her feet to enter In.
Vmtuty the master she had served so long
Clasiad her worn hands, and, with remorseful
Cried: -mar, oh, stay! Forgive my bitter
la me atone for all these dreary years!"
Alas mr beeedlcs. hearts and blinded sense!
With what faint welcome and what meagre
What mean subjections and email recompense
We entertain our aturels nnaware!
The year 1781 wits n dark, slooinv one
for tlie Americans, who were thai) strug
gling lor imiepetHieitce. in fcoutii Car
olina afiairs were in a critical condition.
General Green made an uiisuccesoftil
attack on the British iiost of Ninety
Six, ami withdrew his men beyond the
Tiger ami Uroad rivers. Lord Itawilon
followed him, but could lvot draw the
Patriotic general into an engagement.
At that period there stood, in South
Carolina, a plain and uiMgsuininghoue;
it was a one-story buildiiur. neatlv
whitewashed, atrilgurroumled by a fence.
Tlie garden contained many choice (low
ers, ami the beautiful 'honeysuckle
shaded tlie doors and windows. It
ws the house of Mrs. Heath, who lived
with her two daughters, while her son
George was in Washington's army
lighting for freedom.
Kate, the eldest of tlie daughter's, was
a beautiful girl of sixteen summers; her
auburn hair hung in graceful curls
down hershoulders, and her faee beamed
with kindness, while her eyes shown
like stars that lit up the azure vaults of
One evening, as Kale was standing at
the cottage door, she beheld two mounted
.otllecrs approaching. They were richly
dressed, and one of them she recognized
as Lord Itawrion, the commander of the
I5ritirli forces in that jwrt of the coun
try. Tliey rode up to her, ami Itawdou
Iwnt over his saddle and said in a kind
voice, "Well, mi-, can you let me have
tire use of a room for a few minute-."
"Yes, sir, our house is ojen to you."
"Gome, Colonel, let us hasten to'buxi
nes," saidltawdon, dismounting, while
the Colonel did tlie same, the latter
lemlhte the horses to the stable.
Iortf Itawtion advanced to where Kate
was standing, and said, "Who? house
"Mrs. Heath's, my lord."
"JIa! Her son is in tlie rebel army,
under Washington, is lie not?"
Kate trembled at the instil t, and she
looked at the llriton with n searching
"My brother is no rebel, Lortl I!aw
don: he is fighing ftr liis country."
"I am sorry for that. He is a brave
boy and ould, no doubt, make a good
i.V1' 8oWiri" returned Ilawdon.
Lord Kawdon, you insnlt me. 1
would sooner see George die a felon's
lentlt than see him in theKinc'sarinv,"
was the prompt answer.
I see you're a rebel, too, Miss Heath.
But liere conies the Colonel," said Haw
don, as he saw that worthy coming from
Tliey entered tlie house and went into
a small room to hold a consultation.
Kate drought they might have some
thing important to say, so she resolved
to nlfij- tlie part of eavesdropper. She
told her mother of her intention, who
approved of it, ami Kate placed herself
in iMtsiuon io oveniear ine iiruons'
it was a dangerous undertaking, and
she knew that if she was catieht in the
ul nf liclAllimr elm tritnlil lu. lnl..l
... ......t. w.. s....u w ni
a SUV. and nerhnns executed, for J.or.1
itawtion ;new no mercy, .siie cau
tiously approached the door and looked
through the crevice. Itawtion and the
- - . . . , -
J-oioiiel were seated Iiefore a small ta
me, on which lay maps. They were
examining tliem closely, while Itawdou
exirlaining tliem to the Colonel.
u' e Ss Green's camp," saiil he.
lfJTust,mft4le a lKu stroke; and ir it
'Mwf"1, Gree" w511 I destroyed."
eeed Vl VLf Wl'y u s"ou"1 not C-
they hkve herL "K"1 as well as
umphantexpreiUr a8M,m'S rl-
their mle will be f'?,,-? ?. "l
JtoborUi. er sald Colonel
lot it be said thft i o'CtSS
a rebel.. never!" exelui fed ItU?
don, rising to Ins feet. au-
""riicn we make the attack at dav
brcak, do we not?" asketl tlie CotoiteL
" We do. Have your regiment ready
and make your men fight like demons "
"Let us go now. But hold! what 'is
the countersign for the picket (o-ni-ht
niy Xonl ?" '
"JiiiflOHdf" answered Inl Kawilon.
lowering Ills voice.
to the Urilous' nlmis
with a wildly
beating lieart, and she
resolved to savo the patriotic army.
When she heard tlio countersign she
left the door, and busied herself in her
household duties; and soon the two offi
cers emerged from the room.
"We must ko. Miss Heath: hut first
let me thank you for vour kindness."
our thanks are reeflvml." roidietl
Their horses were smlillml. mid the
officers were soon on their way. Kate
"aieiieuuicinuu tliey wereout ofsigut,
mm men prepareu Jor Her perilous jour
ney. She threw on a shawl, and went
to the stable. Her llect-footed horse
neighed as she entered, and she natted
him on the head and said, "Well, noble
Selim, you must etirrv me safely to
night; Tor nyoudo not, General Oreen
will be destroyed."
l ite animal seemed to undestand her.
for he gave a loud whinnv. Oiirheroine
saddled Selim. led him from the stable,
and was soon ridin" towards General
Green's camp, eight miles distant.
She road swiftly, forshe wanted to reach
ner destination in time to let the uatri-
otic general form his men to meet the
assault. The British pickets were four
miles distant, and she would be com
pelled to pans through their lines, but
as sue was in nossession of the counter
sign, she did not fear the result. Soon
Kate saw tlie picket's bayonet gleam
in me moonlight. aim licaniliimcrvoui.
"Who goes thertr."'
"A friend, witli the countersign."
"Advance, friend, and give tlieconn
terslKii." She approached the picket, and whis
"HiKht; wss on. I5ut stop!" cried the
picket, as he caught a glimpse of her
Kate Mopped her horse and laid her
hand on a pistol. The jiicket ap
proached, ami said, "Is that you, .Mis
"It is, Guy," exclaimed Kate; forshe
recognized the soldier to lie Guy Jack
son, who had often visited the gardener
at their house.
"Where are you going to-night, Miss
Kate?" he asked.
"To see Mrs. lilako; she is very ill."
"Just like you, Miss Kate always
visiting the sick; you're a ministering
angel," said the ISritish soldier.
'Thankyou for the compliment, Guy.
I.ut I must be going. Good-night."
And Kate was again on her journey,
while the picket returned to his post.
She had to jiass four miles yet ere she
would be safe, so she urged on her steed.
Uefore she had gone a hundred yards
from Guy Jackson a dozen mounted
liritons rode furiously up to tiie nieket
and the lender cried out, "Iid any per
son liass this post a short time since'."'
it, Mr, was lilts iiiuiiuis repiv.
"Do you know who it was?"
"I do; it was Miss Heath."
"Had she the countersign?"
"I fear she is safe. Forward men: If
she escapes Gen. Green is saved! A
hundred golden guineas and a commis
sion to the man that catches her!" cried
the leader of the Imnd, as they dashed
utter tlie umve girl, leaving the picket
in a state of bewilderment.
Kate soon heard the sound of her pur
suers and she pushed on faster. It was
a race for life or death. Tlie ISritish
horses were fresh while hers was begin
ning to show signs of fatigue.
"Forward, Selim! You must take me I
to Gen. Green's camp!" said Kate to her
15ut her enemies gained upon her, and
one of them seemed bent on catching
her, for he was some yards in advance
or ins comrades. Kate hoard the om
inous tramp of his horse, ami drew her
pistol. Kcarer he came, until lie was
at her side, and then cried out, "Halt,
you vile rebel ?"
These were his last words, for Kate
fired and the bullet crashed through his
brain. The others did not stop to look
at their dead comrade, but pressed on.
They neared her again, and another
trooper received his dentil wound. Tlie
remainded halted, and a moment after
wards Kate heard the American pickets
cry out, "Who goes there?"
"Kate Heath!" cried our herofnc, as
she dashed through the line.
The soldier hud raised his gun, but
when he heard her name it was lowered,
anil lie answered, "All right?"
The American camp was readied:
Kate threw herself from the saddle, anil
placed her faithful horse in charge of a
"Where is general Green's tent ?" she
"To the right, there, where you see
that light," replied the man, pointing to
She entered the General's tent, and
found him engaged in writing. He
raised his eyes then rose to his feet, and
said : "You come here at a late hour,
"T do, General. You are in danger."
"How is that?" nxelaiined Green.
Tlie brave girl told her story, and the
general grasped her hand, while tlie
tears trickled down his war-worn cheeks.
"Thank heaven! yon have saved my
army. Miss Heath! I can never repay
"1 want no payment. The thought
man nave rionemyiuiy,aiHi tlie t
of General Green, aro worth more
golilaiHi diamonds," wasthebrav
JTl. 1 l. 1. . l.l
innc "i lliwilisi-, iii, utukir lil, .11111 j ., , .....ii iiiiuil lie lla beell sttlUar.
may the (treat Jehovah watch ovcrandl''S ore than a year. If a man nm, I
.11 Jl I. -1 1 J.w.n . n.....ll.. 1 . " " L1I ,
guiuc uii iiiiuiiKii ine iniiiiiKiiiK smnw
nif.. ii . p;..i
"You Will not.
I shall lie engaged in
i to meet the attack."
..left the tent. . ,
forniin; my trouns
And Genera! Green
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I tn luii .....I !...-r..i(.. ..!: I ur'
...nt ... till, im.i iiiiiLi i:L' It'IHl lirei'Il dllllf
news! Tirtl ftnwilnn is in full t-otr.
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in. i.iun ,i iniuiiui ima iiiuniuit;. who
sava von frii.-trall lliAir t.l..!..?L.. iv.i
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A,HlnayHesave.nyco..ntrj-,too, the bodily habit, being regular "very &?att?,"'
iMkietl Kate. tlaj, he had lietter leave himseir alone ra lirltannlaTen Pot;
"You need rest. Here, sleep in my whether lie is as bier as a hotrsli.-ail ni1 P.r ? Kerosene Lamp:
lent to-nil.t, while Iseek a rosIinB place a thin ami dry as a fence raiT Sacral 1 o&IESt"
among my men," sHi.l the kiiMl-heartetl I Briglit's diMse lmvs lieeii re- '. Ola"u5h;,
Green. iwrtetl by medical
"I io not wNh (o rob voii of vour a ilirect wult of xmMloi in,;;.:".,:! JSW'? KnibroWtwl Hnnilfccralilef;
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e. f "i" ." v..if.r. ...". !
ior i niu Buuig m loimw uawHiu, anil
I,wil, Imi.i lUl ir.,n.i. lVli...
is.-4ii.ii nim tii.iv iiuvoii iiuiii. ,1 iit-n ;nv
vou going liomeV
"In a few minutes, General."
"Good-bye, and may you have a safe
journey," responded Green, shaking her
by tho hand.
Her horse was. led forth, and she was
soon on the way to her home, which was
reached in safety.
Kate Heath lived to see the war cIom?,
and peace and plenty spread their wings
over the land, and not long afterwards
she was wedeu to AYaiter Gordon, who
had been a Colonel in the American
A story is told of a father in a church
who, when the marriage service came
to the iint where tho clergyman asks,
"Who givetii this woman to be married
to this mail?" replied, "Well, sir, lam
called upon to do it, although it do go
lKj the grain. I wanted her to marry
IMU I'lowser, who is worth twice the
money o' tins ere chap."
wiTas lla3, a !awyer aged forty-three
n..J er ,lm,,k a drP of "'luor, who
rb..rbW'0van,oaU,a,',, belongs to no
sort r .. c' shou,a Uke to kw hat
t s-. i !l Ia,V';ur a,,(1 wllat sort of a
me jinn, jieuien ine- you ior tiitii --"n:ii, iiuik, sugar, svnin. and ill oiK
loo.1 act! lint I must Ipovb von i.o.e ! and fat iVvJl U...'f'W a.H '
Struggling Witli the World.
A young lady who has been teaching
school for a Jiving in the cat, full of
the quenchless veannug for a wide Hold
aud fair play, tells a story which it
would he well for those having voice
and authority in such matters to heed.
On tlie threshold of ncr career, iiuuing
that one obstacle to her success was the
dilfercnce in the amount paid to a man
and a woman for the same lauor, Mie
complained to a friend, who quoted
r.. ..!,.! rr,i.-tr,- in im "Tliow Is 'mnm
There is 'room
enough up-stairs.' If you would receive
better wages, lit yoursou ior a niguer
position. Jlo you not see inai you are
surrounded" bv an incompetent host.
Come up higher!" She had long la
mented the fact that so many of her sis
ter teachers worked on from year to year i
in a irroove. neither ImnrovinK their
own minds nor learning better methods
for the development of those intrusted
to them. She knew that many of them
were deserving pity more than blame,
because the time employed for gentle
man teachers for rest ami recreation
must be used by them in sewing ami
housework, on account of their small
salaries. She determined to find a place
"up-stairs," if untiring elforts would se
cure it. Her days were spout in school,
and much of tlie night over her books.
Time and money were spent in visiting
llrst-ciiiss schools, studying the best
methods of school government, and the
simplest anil clearest way of imparting
instruction. After long mouths of toil,
she felt and knew Unit she wa master
of her work, and looked for the reward
of her labors. After t'jaehing one or two I
terms, she applied for a position as first
assistant in a school, ami a lew nays ai
tenvard was waited upon by the presi
dent of the iKianl, who informed her
that uion strict inquiries tliey had dis
covered that she was competent to con
duct tho school herself. Ujkhi the recep
tion of this news her heart beat with
joy, as she felt that she had reached tlie
"nom up-stairs." Filled witli this
thought, and thankful that her efforts
were to be crowned with success, she did
not think of the remuneration until
asked what pay she expected, when she
inquired what tliey had usually paid,
when she was informed that sho was a
woman, and this was an experiment.
They had paid a man, tho last year,
seven hundred dollars for six months,
but proposed to try her for three months
at lil'ty-live dollars a mouth, telling her
that, if she succeeded, her pav would be
raised at the end of that time. This
time passed quickly, when the school
was pronounced a success, tiie board in- I
forming her that such entire satisfaction !
had never been given before. 1'ari'nts
noble corps of assistants who had worked
out nor plans so ablv: ami with cheerful
endeavor tho work of the venr went on.
ri.,,. ii... ...r 4...... : i .!. i
i..v- ..i-.t, lujiu viuuc. iiiiit nine ii-
iially closed, as did tiie first. Tlie large
boys and younsr men who lind Imi her
pupils, and had finished their school
days tinder her leaching, gathered about
her witli tearful eyes and thanked her
with trembling litis fur her untiring ef
forts in their behalf. The girls vied
with each other in ollering tokens of
love and respect, while all expressed the
hope Hint she might be with them tlie
wining year. With mingled feelings of
joy and sorrow she closed her school
room door, hair wishing the long vaca
tion over and herself ready for work
again. Tlie secretary of the board, in
giving her tlie onler for the Inst term's
iwy, waxed eloquent over her success;
hut when she glanced at the paper he
gave her, and found only fifty-live dol
lars allowed per mouth, he hmi nothing
more to say. and referred her to the
president, who informed her she had
done nobly, telling her the school had
never been so well conducted, and that
she had saved them lots of money. Upon
her asking if lie had not agreed that she
should have her salary raised tiie second
term, he said: "Wellyes: JJut we
talked it over and concluded that liftv
five dollars was rnou(i fur a irom'tn!"
This conversation took place in Mr.
I'' '3 bank, just at the hour of closing.
At the door, in a carriage, waited his el-egaiitly-dressed
daughter. Our "teach
er" felt almost wicked as she passed her
with her father's words In her ears
"enough for a woman!" There was no
written contract, ami she was helpless.
Hitter tears were shed in the solitude or
her room that night, mr she felt that
she must seek work elsewhere. They
would gladly have employed her anoth
er year, in onler that they might save
" otsof money;" but, finding her ser
vices could not be secured for less than
they gave a man, they let her go. Anil
this is too generally the ease j tH0
management or such matters. God
siicctl the day when ability, not sex,
slinll decide the question oration and
pay; when the key to the "room ui
staire" may r be held by tho. competent
to. judge of the merits of those who
I LESH.-Not long ago a gentleman or
threescore, who had l.anlTy ever beei
sick in his life, thought he wLloo
lleshy ami Ixtn to IfainUniiie. He
hiippmyIihI fntiw.i.iil.. i i . . . . 7'y
- friends that he had got rid or ten noini
ill a Tew wiskj t liiii , i' llnb
. l wee Ks. A little later he wnsi
jaltaekeil with a painrtil and laugemus!
tZX . V T V'" "' uonmeu to liis
Iinlmln fr. . """' "Wraii '
, .-"uiuii , ims a iroou aitnet il
i in. i,M,il,:n,.i ' 'r'"
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safest way to get rid of Tut in'
' work it ofl'. This may lie aided bVeai. !
, Ingfootl which contains a Iarieamoml
uuseii, nun a small amount of ear.
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ance should lie on exercise and work in
heo'nair. Barclay, the great K
tLln ,wtn' wl' lrfoni?edgrea fr
feats than Wesfon, I0st ten munds in
two or three days' walking, and Us
nnvnr flu. .-.. .. r. rJ as
, - ...v i.wi.-c torn. jiair Journal.
a T.'.IK APOIITY lOI.I..VR.-"I5rotl1Pr
Smith, what does this mean rou,er
"What does wliat mean V"
..ti?."?'"5,11 ,,iggcr to t,,is clmrch."
I he pew is my own."
JJIuthe is intelligent anra1,'0,.
"Who cares for that? lie is n nig
ger." "JJut lie is a friend of mine "
"What of that? Must you therefore
insult the whole congregation V
"JJut he is a Christian, and belongs to
tho same dcnomlnatian V" "
"What do I care for that? Let him
go and worship witli his fellow nl.
"JJut he is worth five million dollars "
said the merchant. ' '
"Five million dollars."
"Worth five million dollars? Jem.
salem! Urother Smith, Introduce me."
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cept that it Iiiik nm a knee Ktop. Prlee.STT .
Kor M-venty-flve Mibcrll-ers, at 5-1 (M eaeli.
aeeompnnied by the cash and twenty-five
dollars additional, we will jrlve a MASON &
HAMLIN ORGAN, of nvK OCTAVKS, ONE
KTOI-, .sEi.r-AnivsTi.vo itr.i:n vai.vim,
I'ROVEII IIRLlJOWS, TltnjIUI-OT AND KJfKK-
r.tr one iiiiiiumi fuif-riien", ill v wil,
and twenty dollars additional, we will clve a
MASON A HAMLIN ORGAN, KIVK iKTAVKS,
KIVK ST0fS,TWO MTTS OK III I1ILVTI lit-. TIIIIOIOII-
OIT, IMI'KOVKII CHAIirATKll SI.I.K-AIUf.sTINd
ash Ksr.tWitm.i.1. VIOU. DIAP.VSON,
Those who Oeslre to work for thec premiums
eau send the namo and money a-s fast a re
eeive.1. Tlie subscrllterx will be placed to their
eredit. and If enouzh names are not recelveil
iliirimc the year to procure the premium ile-
mnsii uiey can enooea ieu.erpr'muim,oriney
will lieeulitlisl lo recelw twentv-Ilve n.rrenl.
ineasli of the amount remitted for Iheir lalmr.
OUR NEW PREMIUM LIST.
An Tin: Nbw Noirrn wit lias already proved
a iMipulurMiccfnx.we are decided that It. shall
To enable our friends who may decide to can-
' ior our imjxT to oenellt Ixttli lliemselve-i
and us by iucreaslncoursiileviiiitioii IJt.we
propiM to cive the follow Iiik additional Pre-
jiiiiiiiih 10 canvassers :
Any Mibscribcr who Is In arrears for the Nr.w
Nohtiiwkkt, wiio will send us his or her own
Mib-crlplloii fee, and one new auhscrilier, ae
enniaulisd ly the cash Jfi (n)-we will give :
A pair 1 "aria !i Marble Vases:
tira isoiiemian (ilass Vase;
?.rt 1'"e,"' Oml Receiver;
Mr'; doicn Ivory Napkin Rings;
r dozen PlateI Tc sioons; '
r 1iK,lr Alexandre's ici.l Gloves;
tira Idy'K Kan, iani;Ied, leathered edxe;
ra Hint Case;
Or an Album for holding lol plelures;
Oran Album (exlni) forliohtlii!;.'i pleltires;
n rrofi rs lorn venr'ji
n.iiiTipiion,anii wno win send nisor ner own
sulcrlptlon r.sc. ami two new sulncrllieis. ac-
eomauied by the ca-sh maklnir SO W we will
V f-vt ol Roarers' Table Knrlrs. trlnle tdnte.!. on
1 livr. ; . V I. . . f c. ......
" "hi- iiii-ini. warninien
.... .,H, ...S-li.l, l.llllil.llSI .
' Dmuilnr llnmiNl T.M. Miiiwltl. fH.itntilnfisil.
, i. ..
on white metal, warranted;
Or '4 dozen Rogers' Russell's Table Knives,
be.-t itiallty, warranted;
tr a haud-onie Hlnl Cace.
Any person In arrearsrorsubscrlpliou to Tin:
Nkw NoirritWKST, who will send Ills or Iier
MilMcrlptlim fecund three new subscribers, ae
eompanlwl by the cash, making i; Oi, we will
A handsome Marsalllcs Quilt;
Orn handsome Woolen Quilt, red and white,
or blue and white;
Or n pair ofTiible Cloths;
Or two pairs of Nottingham Lare Curtains;
Or three pairs Alexandre' Kid Glove, any
Ora Japanese Inlaid Work Rox;
r'r 18 yards best yd. wide Sheeting.
Vor seven snbscriliers at $iOO each, amount
ing lo Sit u, we will send :
An extra (intor, triple plated, on white mpta!
valued at 50 l:
Ora I.ndy'n Writing Desk, of equal value;
Or aCablnet.Jaiiauesc Inlaid;
Oran Ultra Japanese Inlaid Worlc Rox.
Theo nrtlcles arc all valuable, and arc war
ranted to be Just ns we represent them. Per
sons living In this city or who can visit us can
receive these urtlclcslrom our own hands at an
hour's notice; or If not convenient to visit us,
JIH send the articles by express to any ad
No onler of this kind will receive attention
unless the cash accompanies it.
send money in Po,tomco orders at the cu.s
jomary rates of currency, or send draft if prc-
AJI orders promptly attended to.
no sincerely hope that tills unparalleled
oner, which is a new feature In the newspaper
business in Oregon, will meet with a hearty rc
spone rrom tho many friends of our paper,
who up to this time have seemed to rail to real
Ire that Tub New Noimtwrjn' cannot he run
without money. Now is the time to makeup
clubs. Rcgln before some other person gets
the start of you. rice what you can do for your
seli, the Public and Tiik New Northwest.
Oregon Steam Navigation Co's Notice.
B,'H3 0Fi .Kr COMPANY WILL LEAVE
Portland as lollows :
Tor The Halle:
Daily (Sundays excepted) nt 5 o'clock a. sr.
Monday, Wetlnes day and FrWay at 5 o'clock
Pally at 7' o'clock a. r.
nST J. f. AINSWOimr, President.
LADD & TILTON,
B J 1ST EL 33 3EL 1 ,
DKPOSrrs RECKIVRD AND accounts
kept MilJect to cheek on ilrnft.
INTHRIJsrr allowed on Tl.MK DKPOSITSor
iin'ni ri,.ip, in Minis or USK UOLLAl
AND UPWARDS rmmilateordeposil.
MONKY I.OANHI1 nn .-i...mvfj..t
lbind. Sloeks anil oilier -nluables received
ntleiH)it for safe ket'iittii-
Collectloim intide and prucced promptly re-
InveslmeniKln Real ltale and oilter pron
ertr made for partliw. ' '
Sight and Teleentlile Kxclmnseon San Frnn-
.viinmi- pirate Kiraale
(iovemment Seeuriliex Iniii-ht v.1.1
Agent Tor the tranKii-tlonof ali kinds or PI
nancial and Trust lliedneM. "
i n. aiiATTrcK.
.SlI.VrrL'CK A KILLI.V,
0 WICK-ROOM NO. 1, DKKUM-S BUII.D
ItiK, I Irnt hlnvl, Portland, Ofckoii. nltr
GIVES IE3S0HS ON THE PIANO AT THE
Residences of Pupils.
Sat l.-fattioti Onar
u2 .iiils. s. j. nrji.sEV,
PORTRAIT AND LANDSCAPE PAINTER
"IAN UK Kol'NII IN IIKIt STUDIO, on the
tlilnl ttiKirof IVtrhett's Newlinildlni;, Iruui
in . v. mi i e. m. nrwii ur
Cor. Second mid M'nsliintoii Sis.
HAVINC! RECENTLY PURCHASED THIS
Matkel, I am now preiMrcd to .ell on reos-
oname leriin ine uei jieutH me eouniry ai-
MMN STItEKT, DALLKS CITY, OREGON.
BOARD P.Y TUB DAY. Week or Montli.on
tlie UHMt reasoiittlile terms.
Siiierior aeeommodat!on for famlllep,
CAiuiinl Comi-Ii to and from the hon-e free.
A larxe s.if? for tlie keeping ot valuable.
House oih'Ii all nleht.
ill" THOMAS SMITH, Proprietor.
! PRIVATE BOARDING HOUSE.
I AI.IIKKT A. 3IANNIN!
i T-I5KISA I'Hf4T-CIfcSS HOARDING HOCSK
IV lor the aeroinmolation of insnptc whp pn-
"'r n 1lel iMiine to me eonmion oj a notci.
i Term iniKlerate. olympIa.W.T. nstf.
JAMES F. BROWN,
I r- T,. a
Attorney, Counsellor at Law and
I MnTAnv nnnTTf
i NOTARY PUBLIC.
t-,'-i.-v-i.' rm- OPPROV
Consitltalioni in the Knslioh, Freneli, Ger-
I H1HI1 aud HOIUIllI laiiRuages. n
I . -
Importerand Wholesale Pealerin
ID jFL Y G-OOIDS,
MILLINERY AND FANCY GOODS,
Hats and Gi:nts Furnishing Goods,
Ladles nnil .Mlsjses'
TltlMMMRD AND L'NTIIIMMKD HATS AND
Frames, lira Ms Conls, Ornaments, Flowers
Dress Goods, AVhltc d'oods, Tankcc Xo.
Ladies' Cloaks, CloaK Trim
-t Pull' Slock of JllanMe, Yam, Ilea
ffrt Tweeds and Castimcrcs
LATEST STYLES BV EVIIRVSTnAJIER.
TEr.X.IlSTG3SK & CO..
Washington W., lt.-Sfteon,! andTIiInl,
rR JIANUFACTHRn an
A N O. 1
And-n'll kinds of Paslrvusiiallvfound In a First
cr Good? delivered to any rart of the eltv
THE FLORENCE SEWING MACHINE
WILL SEW EVERYTHING NEEDED IN
it niamtiy, from the Heaviest to the ugiit'
It Does More Work.
More Kinds ofWork,
And Iletler Work
TJn hny cilifr Machine.
If there is a Florence Sewing Machine within
one thousand miles of.San Francisco not work'
ins well or giving entire satisfaction. If I am
Informed of it, it will be attended to without
expense of any kind to the owner.
SAMUEL HILL, Agent.
19 New Montgomery St.,
Grand Hotel Ruildln?,
.SMI) iOi: I IKU LA US AMI sUlt'LiS 1)1' HO UK
Active Agents Wanted Everywhere.
Jan. 3S, iS7l-n I8m
CHAH.LES TENCE & CO.,
JI PORTERS OF
STRAW and FANCY GOODS
NO. 15 HANSOMR STREET,
Kelween Itmh anil Suiter, nejt Cosmopolitan
Nn K. Rue dH Faulors-PoIstonnieriy, Paris.
CHICAGO AS IT WAS AND AS IT IS.
ATtttrrORY OF THE GREAT CHICAGO
Fire Truthlnl and accurate. A vivid and
ilKW en'ThoiVi iiVl world',
"tirtlln incidents. "Hair Rreadth 'scapes."
Tho feaTful ravaees or the Fire llend. The
7elcn of TerrrV Ifuel- and lieaulitully 11
lu.irinl incliidlns views or tho city belorc
andirfce the Are, still sublimely Kr.ind in it
mini Onlers wllf be niicl and reci-ivcd. Tlio
raattscillnsb.okcversId by agents. Send
JlfcSnvii.."inff outflt and secure an Agency
Immedlateiy. .usti""""' "ui,i,-u
WONDERS OF THE WORLD.
One Thousand Illustrations, comprislnr; star
tling scenes, InterostliiB Incidents and wonder
ful events In all Countries and nrnonffall Peo
ple. A. I IIANCROIT A. CO.,
nan rraucisco, cai,
Oregon State Fair, 1S71.
THIS SPJIE RESERVED FOR
H1MES & BACHELDER,
Steam Rook and Job Printers, who Intend Ail
ing It wlih an advertisement as soon as they tret
time to writ.? one. In tiie mean time call on
them at 98 Front St. if you want any kind ot
Printing done. ittf
DIE. J. il. tSI.V.XX,
ZD HU 3NT T I S T
107 I'ront Street,
SIRS. It. LAWLESS,
ANUFACTURER AND DE.VLER IN
SHIRTS, UNDERSHIRTS, DRAWERS, ETC.,
Corner Front ami Yamhill streets Portland
Shirts Jlnitc to Onler
Of the best materia, and warranted to fit.
All KiiHisoiinentitiiiriione. n.
"W'itliei'ell Sc Holiiiini,
Xo. Front Street. IortInnl,
"Vni.L FIND EMPLOYMENT FOR ALI.
IT those applyin;; for situations In any ca
pacity irom Wood-cliopper down to a Fat Of
tiee. lny secial attention to obtaining Farm
Help, House Servants, Railrowl Hands, etc.,
irrespective of Nationality.
Parties KemliiiK orders from a distance must
bo explicit in their orders, stating just what
tliey want, what they will imv. etc.. (accompa
nied by our ofUcc lees, j2 , which may de
ducted from employee's wages), statinx wfietli
erthey will or will not be responsible mr trav
eling tuiieiiseM ot hired help.
J. R. WITIIERELU
nlltf F. UILUVRD HOIIAN.
J . 31. FKYEK,
DRY GOODS AXD CI.OTI1I.VU,
Jrccrlesi, Roots, Shoes, Noil's, Etc.,
FUKC1IASER OF FAKllEKS' PKODUCE.
Hhlhest Cash Price paid for WOOL.
CORNER FIRST AND MADISON KTRKETS
HAS OI'ENED A LARGE AND CHOICE As
At 71 First St. bet. Wilsliiii-ton AStlirk,
Next door to Iuld A niton's Bank,
Ami hopes by attention to business and prompt
ness n executing orttern to meet a share of pat
ronage. Two first-class milliners, wanted immediate
ly. To first-class hands highest wages paid.
AIo two small clrls wanted as apprentices.
Apply at tlie More,71 First street, immediately.
eiTIlid -llr. !:.; t Hint rnt Cliickcn?-WU
fllY, IHJNT YOU KNOW? SIIE GOT
I I 't at
where they keep all kinds of Tresh Poul
try, (Same and Fish, and receive by every
steamer a splendid assortment of California
N. R Consignments from the country solic
.liritl'IIY A KELLY,
fOr.STKY PKIIDrCE, KRIITS .VXD VEfiETABlES,
Comer of Tlilnl and Washinston streetsloD-
ixislte lresbyterian Church 1. Portland. Orecon.
Goods delivered to all parts of the city FREE
ur uii.vi(uc ni
1K. K. It. lnriXAXD,
tl.VTH OP HAN FRANCISCO,)
I 13 aV T I S? T .
ROOM NO. TWO, DEKUMS RUILDING,
Cor. First and Washington Sis., Portland.
AVINO HAD A NUMBER OF YEARS'
s..In. I.. 0M.tA I fiMfiMtZiriAtAnt.
m ium:iii-u 111 mil rinin 11 -
to do First Class Work in all Dental Opera
tions. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Nitrous Oxide admlnitereI.
Rev. Wm. Roberts, Judge O. N. Penny, Dr.
Dlrkson, Messrs (nimby and Perkins, ami
Slr. Dunlway.of tlie New Noktiiwbst. nl
IIL MARY A. THOMPSON,
PHYSICIAN AND ACCOUCHEUR
RESIDENCE AND OFFICE
XL between Sialmon and Main
Public Square. .. i-.i. i.t-
calls attcndetl in any part of the city.
I?i cries for saic.and Instructions iven on
the use "f electricity as a Reniedial AicnL nl.
HENDEE'S PHOTOGRAPHIC ROOMS,
S. W. Cor. Morrison nml Firt Sti.,
PICTl I!i tnKen in an ine iniesi ami most
Improveil styles, and not inferior to any on
the coast. Work well done and completed in
side of twenty-four hours.
d'llAniii and Cm l.l) it f.n should be brought
in between the hoursoflu and S.always dressed
in ilsht clothes. 2-8
ANDERSON, HORSFALL & CO.,
WHOLESALE AND ltnTAII. ilROCERS
TEA D E ALEXIS,
MRsjoiiie Iluilttlii-, I'ortlnuil. Oregon,
HAVE nlways on liand a choice selection of
Tcas.Husur!i, Mocha and oM ""verament
Java Coffees, Swiss Cheee. Enallsh Pj8lcJ"''
ITescrves and Sauces, and everything In the
Cheapest House in Portland!
Also. Sole Agents forK-T. Suits ;t OoA and
C. A D. Grav's famous brands ol Kcntuck
Itourbons and Scotch Whlskics.SonomaW Ines,
Cr,:i?ii,l nml see u. Eveothing first-ctass
. n.cheaI,,ainiMmoV. HORSFALL .V tV.