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DALLAS, OREGON, SATURDAY, AUGUST 3. 1872.
WHOLE NO. 126.
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We emuiuead the Jol rxal. to all who want a
From the Illinois State Journal.
Either the late rebel of the South
expect to control Mr. Greeley's ad
ministration and mould him to t heir
own purposes, in case he is elected, or
.thcir humility and forgiving spirit ex
ceeds all christian example. Ouly a few
years ago. just before the war, a gentle
man of our acquaintance, visiting a city
jn Arkansas on business, was called
upon by a friend, a gentleman of great
kindness of heart and moderation of
eentiment, who was himself a slave
holder. During the call our friend
busied himself in unpacking his trunk.
Unrolling a package, he threw the pa
er in which it was " done up" upon
f Colonel," said the old geotleman,
stooping forward with an anxious look,
what paper is that?"
That," said our friend, turning it
lover to find the heading, " oh, It is the
JV York Tribune J"
M Well "f said the other in a low,
cautioning tooe, " there is a great deal
jof excitement among our people, and
if it should ge,t out that you had
brought that paper into this State, it
miglit; cause you serious trouble. To
Jbe sure we are your friends, and could
protect j,ou from violcuce, but it would
erobarasst u all very seriously Won't
you just put it out of sight and destroy
it before it is seen ?"
" Certainly, certainly.-, I , did not
notice or care what paper ' I wrapped
fny new coat ia.;';Vand 4the Tribune
went into the "' stove forthwith, and
Horace Greelevi would have been
Ranged "or hurried in less than an hour
had he been there himself.
Ancl had Greeley's advice beq fol
7 lowed. ! vheo he wished for a separation
And the perpetuation of slavery, rather
han war to save the Union, he could
I joot to-day set his foot in a slave State
without being instantly murdered.
This shows how well it was that he was
not President inateadof Lincolu,and had
not enough influence to secure the sue
r cesat .of Uhe Rebellion. For now, in
unite of himself the Tribunttntj cir
culate in Southern States he may ey
ietr travel there; im jafetyTroi f what j
pjore strange, the very men who would
"tnurder him! to-day, had he had his
way, in iecuring their success, are reaay
to vote for him.
. It js a blessed thing to know; a
consumation it Is dimcult to realize
that the: ; pressis "untrammelledthat
newspapers may go anywhere AQtf PO
openly read that abolitionists and
Yankees inay1ra?el in.Southern States;
but ia Mr, Greeley to be thrakod for
The question recurs do these peo
pie expect to use Mr Greeley, rr ha?e
they really become so suddeuly lamb
like 1 If the last, they hare indeed,
" accepted the situation" with a ven
geance. The colored folks, who know
the temper of their old masters, seem
to tiuder?tand that it is the candidate
who yields, for they vote against him.
A Thrilling Adrenttire. ..;
, The Nashville Union says: When
contumely is sought to bo given a per
son the name of a dog b often used,
and yet this brute, most frequently ol
any o'her, is man's best friend and
faithful protector. Wednesday after
noon as Mm W. G. Woodruff was in
her yar I near the race track, she saw
mad dog making toward her, evidently
desirous of making an attack. Jt4ng
some distance from the house toe far,
in fact, to reach the door before the
ui td dog could seize her, the affrighted
lady thought of her own fuithful dog,
which she c tiled to her a-tsiatance.
Hearing the scream and call of her
mistre-s, the do, with an alacrity which
seemed to spring from a consciousness
of impending danger, bounded for
ward iu time to attack the mad dog,
just as the infuriated beast, was about
toseize Mrs. Woodruff- Now ensued
a conflict between the two dos which
lasted two or three minutes, enablin;
Mrs. Woodruff ti get into .her house
and shut tlit door. It was doubtful
which would prove the mastery, when (
i colored man came to the scene of con.
fiict. No sooner had he neared the
logs thin the rabid une attacked the
colored man, who. having picked up a
fence rail, defended hinirelf as best he
could. It was with diHL'u'.ty he kept
clear of tfte dog. which endeavored to
spring uf'on him, but was finally felled
o the "round and killed bv the colored
u.Jin. Mrs. ooiiruu laitntui am nai
was - badly bitten and considerably
worsted, though it had saved the live ol
hi mistress. Subsequently this do
jave evidence of hvdrophobia, and it
was found necessary to kill the anim il
which had saved a human being from a
" I) AT 1 iiuor." The following
laughable story we find iu the Copy
As a gentleman from New York was
taking a glass of wine at the " Si
Louis," comer of Freeman and Hop
kins street Cincinnati, about three
weeks ago, he observed at another ta
ble, with several others, a German who
seemed uneasy and anxious, as if there
mi:ht have a Franco-I'iussian distutb-
finee between the beer and himself.
Presently iu ran a little girl, her face
radient with smiles, exc'aiuiing:
" Oh, father ! we've got a little baby
at home V
Dat ish goot," said the Dutchman,
as the anxiety disappeared from his
countenance. 44 Fill up der glasses "
Not many minutes elapsed before in
rushed the little girl again with the
Oh, Father ! we've got two little
boy at home 1"
The Dutchman looked a great deal
astonished, and not at all satined at
this little family redundancy; but ris
ing at length to the magnitude of the
occasion, he said :
..." Veil, den, dat is also goot.
up (Jer glasses."
In a tew minutes a train appeared the
radiant messenger, with the astounding
Oh, Father; we v e got three Utile
bout at home.
. .This was too msch even for Teutonic
impossibilities. There was no further
call for glasses.
M Veil, den," says he, il I goes v
dere and stop DEE WHOLE PIZlNEsS
At a recent spiritual sitting there was
present a woman who mourned the loss
of her consort; and as the manifesta
tion began to respond, the spirit of the
departed Benedict appeared upon the
seence. Of course the Widow was now
anxious to engage in conversation with
the absent one, and the following dhv-
logue ensued :
Widow ' Aw you in the spirit
The lamented" I am."
- Widow-vHow long have you been
there 1" -. - - -
The Lamented "Oh, some time."
Widow "Don't you want to come
back and live with your lonely wife?"
The lamented "Not if I know my-
Sell X iu uvt cuuu(i ucic.
Wo furnish the. Republican and
1 J)momC Mwthljtxti& a year.
Au Historical Parallel.
From the Oregonian.
Prior to the year 1812 the old Fed
eral party had 'been successively de
feated in three Presidential election.
For twelvo years they had been exlcud
ed from power. For. the same period
the Democratic party has been out of
power. In the year 1812 opposition
arose in the dominant party to the re
election of President Madison. That
opposition wat lea by Do Witt Clinton,
of New York, a mart with large ability
and experience, a statesman of wide
celebrity, whose talent and character
commanded universal respect. A large
section of the party was opposed to the
re election of Madison. They claimed
that it wou!d be disastrous to force him
on the party a second time. The De
mocracy contained a peace party and a
war party. There was an anti-administration
split-off. Promiuent tnon.
Senators and Represenatives in Con
gress, leading politicians in various
parts of the country, deserted Madisou.j
Foremost among them was Senator
Giles, of .Madison's own State (Virginia)'
a man of great power. These aoti ad
ministration elements tried to prevent
the re nomination of Madiou, as Schrux
Trurnble and Feuton tried to prevenj
tho re-oomination of General Grant!
and failed. They theu bolted aud
nominate J a .candidate .of their own
This caodidate was Hi Witt Clinton!
The old Federal party then occupied
precisely the position that the Demo
eratic 4arty occupy now. Long out of
power, thr thought they really saw
their opportunity. They gathered in
New iork to uomin.ite candidates.
Clinton was urged upon them. It
was a bitter pill, for Clinton Lad always
been a Democrat ol thr JefJeMun school.
The question was whether it would he
possible to swallow Clinton for lhe sake
f victory. iinally the o'd traditions
f the party were laid upon the altar.
Anything to beat Madison" proved
the aiucces ful war cry, and (Tntou wa
ndorscd for President, with Jarcd Ir
gersotl for Vice Pieaident. Thus the
canvas- of 1812 presents a complete
analogue of the canvass of 1872, only
then the snlit off was from the Democ
racy and the ''Feds" fnrnished the "big
end' of tho transaction. I
The campaign was an unusually ex
cit'mc one. but the outcome was a tri
umph for th "straight." Madison
received of the clectorial vote 128,
Clinton SD.whilc (Jerry as Vice Presi
dent received lol and Ingoroll 80. j
The "Liberal" Democratic move
ment of 1812 was precisely analagwus
to the "Liberal Republican movement
of today. The Federals "endorsed"
the bolt and accepted its candidate, pre
cisely as the Democrats have done now.
Nothing is wanting to complete the
parallel but the defeat of the combina
tion now, as it was defeated then.
This final act will be consumatcd I in
November. A party which abandons
its prin :iplcs for the sake of expediency,
invariably comes to grief. It was j so
with the Federal party in 1812; it was
so with the Whig party in 18i)2 ; and
will be so with the Democratic party in
The New York papers are full of par
ticulars of the killing of Fisk. The
jury is a model, being composed of men
who cannot read the papers, who hear
no news, who see nothing, who have
no opinions, and without sufficient
sense or independence to have opinion
stupid, ignorant and senseless. That
is the only kind of men that are fit tor
juries, according to the notions of
New York eriminal courts.
Then the counsel who defends crim
inals in New York are often a ruffianly
as their clients. MeKeon is coarse,
brutal and vendictive. Snapping at
opposing eojinsel with a bull-djog's
ferocity, 'covertly insulting the court,
and badgering and abusing witnesses as
la Whn A
not remember the Ion continued feme
ity and swaggering
rinz with which Graham
defended MeFarland Tho fact is,
New York has the most hardened vil
lians in the world in the prisoners
dock, at the bar, and on the bench
and quite too many at large. Stokes
killed one of the number. Now let the
rest hang Stokes. r.
hvery. column of a newspaper con
tains from twelve to fifYecn thousand
distinct pieces of metal, the displace
ment of any one would cause a iy po
graphical error. And yet some people
lay claim to remarkable smartness if
they can discover an error in a news
paper. When such people find a! word
with a wrong letter in it, they are so
sure they uould spell that singls word
right that they are happy the wiioio
The Alta has the following: "If
there is one man prominent as a poli
tician and a statesman who deserves to
escape the vituperous '-breath of the po
litical assassin, that man is Senator Wil
son of Massachusetts. If there is one
man in Congress ui ore -deserving of the
term! self-made, it is Henry Wilson.
For so many years holding a seat in
the Senate as one of Massachusetts'
representative men, connected with all
the stirring events of the passing de
cade, aiding by word aud work, by in
fluence and example, the Government
iu its struggles against a gigantie rebel
lion,; passing years of his life in the
very vortex of corruption and debauch
ery.1 temptation and crbie, without
ever having even suspicion itself point
its finger at him and intimate aught
against his exact integrity.; and after
so many years of publie orviee, help
ing out his limited salary by occasional
public lectures, having through all
those years and opportunities passed
without speculating, through his posi
tion, to the anitmulof a dollar to nox
in the years of venerable age, because
his fellow countrymen have seen fit to
present him as a candidate for the sec
ond office under the Government, be
abused because some seventeen years
ago he was a member of the Koow
Nothing Party, would appear to any
fair mind an outrage upon common
sense and common honesty. Alta.
About Whiskers. The HilUboro
(North Carolina) lUvieic gives us this
bit of information concerning whiskers:
Did you know that iu 1810 a pair of
whUkcrsor such a thing us a mustache
was abominated iu this stction ? We
know a promiuent gentleman of this
town who says he never saw a man with
a beard tilt 1850; that his father, as
other old gentlemen of the town, never
wure a whisker, but ahived evrey
nioriiinr. and taught their children that
" whiskers were an abomination and a
sio " lie says that at Chapel liili, in
1810, a young gentlemin came from
llaleigh (und now a prominent citizen
of that city) made a weak attempt to
raise a mustache, aud it raised such a
commotion that tho Faculty took "hold
of it and sent the Uev. Dr. Deems,
now of New York, and then one of the
Hoard, to the young man to reason with
him, and get him to have his upper
lip. The Dr. appealed to the young
man, for the sake of his sainted father,
to cut it off, and if uut for his sake,
for G jd's sake to cut it off. And the
hairs disappeared. Only sports and
circus riders wore whiskers in those
days. Our iuformant uow wears a
heavy beard, and is not h little j.rou l of
his mustache. How times do change.
A Hit op Ihont When I was
commanding tho Second Itrigade, Sec
ond Division of Cavalery Corps, Mili
tary Department of the Mississippi,
while Colonel of the Twelve Indiana
Cavalay (writes a friend in Western
New York), there occured a comical
little incident, which I send you, and
you arc welcome to it for the drawer.
I was riding across Canal street, ia
New Orleans, not far from the bronze
statue of Henry Clay. My Irsh orderly
rode ttpsaying.as he pulled his forelock.
"Does them N'Oilcans like a nager
so's t' put a wtatter of him in the most
fashionable sthreet they've got ?"
" That isn't a nigger Tom," said I ;
"that's the great Clay statue "
" Might I go look at it?"
Tom galloped off, on my permission,
rode around the statue, dismounted, and
climbed up on the granite pedestal ;
and then mounting his horse again, he
son li overtook me.
w Did they tell yet that was clay F"
said he, with every appearance of dis
gust. "Yes," I said.
" Well, sir, it is a lie -it's iron!
A Motbe was hogging and kiss.ng
"lour-ar-ald,' 'jrhcn she exciaimea,
Charley what does make you so
Charley thought a moment, and hav
ing been taught that he was made out
of dust of the ground, replied with a
rosy smile :
" I think, mother, God must have
put a little tugar in the dust, don't
John 1). Defrees, of Indianapolis,
Indiana, has published a letter against
the election of Grant. To those who
may read it, it will be sufficient to
say that John D. Defrees wan Govern
ment Printer, , and that ho is not note
Government; Printer. Of course the
administration is corrupt, and things
are out of Joint if Defrees is not en
joying the best office in tho country.
PROFESSIONAL CARDS, dC
.11. RUB ELL,
D E N T I S T,
Has located in Dallas, and is ready 'to
at!i'n:L , a" ,h"8 requiring hia asMHtance.
A rhlkjal Teeth of the very finest and beet
Satisfaction guaranteed, or no charges made.
Now ia the time to call on the VuCUtr.
Office, opposite Kincaid'a Photographic Gal
JOiW J. DA 171
Ali'y fc CoiinMcJIer-at-Lair.
Will practice in the Courts of Record and In
fcior Courts. Collections attended to promptly.
OFFICE 4o the Court House.
UEO- R.JF. SWAIA,
OFFICK In Rkpumjcan Build
ing, Mill street. Orders tolicited. AH busi
ness promptly attended to.
J. C. CRUDDS, Til. D.(
PUYMICIAX ASU UK(.;oNf
Offers his Serrices to the Citiseus Dallas
4FfWE-l NICHOLS Drug Store.
Attorney and Counsellor-at-Law.
XJ alias, )regou.
Fpecial attention given to Collections and to
matter pertaining u Ileal Estate. )
A tVx & Counsellor at Law,
office is: court holse,
DALLAS, POLK COtTSTT, OREGON.
J. C MVLIsIVAiV,
Attorney & Connsellor-At-Law,
Will practice in all tbe Courts of the State.
E. R rlSfc R. C. H. BALL.
DHst. P1SKI2 & II A 1. 1.,
OFFICE No 1 MOORES BLOCK,
T 1 11 E I .TI O .li E Y I
J. J A n E 3, Repairer.
mitlSIS THE ONLY WAY TO INSURE
JL the ermanent growth of any community
In suppljing our homes with
Firu i Tint 13,
s well as other things, it should be practiced. I
hat e on band a full assortment of everything
in this line, fohop near uajimre s mill, Dallas
VjnO MY FRIENDS AND PATRONS
Jt would say that I have re-built my Shop
SAME OLD CORNER,
Wbcre t am prepared to do all kinds of
WAGON WORK AND HORSE
SHOEING ON SHORT NOTICE.
As I bar lost nil my properf by Fire, those
indebted to me for work will confer afaror
by paying up immediately.
A friend in need, is a friend indeed.
KO. H. JONES
J. H. PATTKBSftM
I ONES A PATTERSON,
Real Estate, Insurance
- Prompt attention given to the General
Agenej Business. . 12.tf
s ii or.
The undersigned, practical , painters
hare located in Dal Il-f I las. They know
their business and MlAmean It. Give them
a call and they feel confident they can
satisfy you Hi
'Browjt A Rrvnolds
npiIE OVERLAND STORE, SALEM, HAS
JL received a largo lot, of nice, fashionable
dry goods, together with a well selected stock
of Doaiestics, etc. Give thetaa calU Highest
prico paia xyr proauce. tf
PR OFESSIQXA L CA RDS, LC
For everything in the GROCERY LINE
go to " ' " ' - '
m. G. BROWN'S, T
MAIN STHEET, DALLAS.
He has -on hand a full aapply, which "ha
offers cheaper than any cthar Store, ia Dalla
2-tf , .
B ''. z m Ml
R EIT1 BRA iDT8, '
AU Stylea of Pictures of the best . 0u lab, i
TAKEN 7 '
J, II. It I IV C A I D ,
HAVING ALL LATE IMPROVEMENTS
for taking pictures, I invite the patron
age of tbe public Please call at tbe pboto
graphic (ia'iery. Main strret, opposite Dr. Ku-
bell's office, Dallas. Itf
G. IB. BTMLE
BKALEK IN' , J
(Giro cert eSy
Cigars mid Tobacco,
WOOD tm WILLOW WARE &c.
DALLAS LIVERY. FEED & SALE
Cor Slalu aud Court Streets,
Thos. G. Richmond, Proprietor.
HAVING ! PUItCnASED TIIE ABOVE
Fund of Mr. A. II. Whitley, we bava re
fitted and re stocWd it in Such a manner as
will satisfactorily meet every want of the eotn-
munity. " !
IJuggles, single or double. Hacks, Con
cord Wagons, etc. etc., i
Furnished at all hours, day or night, oa
short notice. -
.Superior Saddle Horse, let by the
Day or week
4 T. G. RICHMOND
rr.AEw;iAiT snoi ,
Carriage, Wagon, - Sign,
GRA1KIHQ & GU03HG,
PAPER HAWQIKO, S.c.,T
Done in the most Workmanlike manner bj r
H. P. SIlim'ER. .: ... .:-.
Shop uist!hy vcr IItbjirt A Cos! Harness
Shop.- . ... ; ,
DALLAS, POLK CO, OREGON, f
HAVING PURCHASED A LARGE AND
complete Stock of GENERAL MER
CHANDIZE, consisting In part of
I Dry ootis,,
And all articles found in a GENERAL VARI
ETY bTORE, I would respectfully call the
attention of the Public to my Establishment. '
Highest Cash price paid for
1 U RS AND PELTS F. U - . ,
' ''lt A. RAY,U'!'!'"-
Eola.' Po!k Co., Of.
OF WORK AT ,.TlTR,i LOWEST
LIVING PRICKS. ".GAN UK HAD
RY CALLING Q$.,uH
nii?iE & RAcnEi.iiEn,
STEAM JOB PRINTERS, ' 1
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A LARGE - ASSORTMENT W BLANKS
Cirrnit. Conny, and Justices' Courts, coa
stantly onband. Alsv Bonds, Deeds, Mortgagee
and Blanks fur u.a In 1tanltvnvkM
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By using Letterheads, billheads, cards, ,(yreu-
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.1 send in your orders.