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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 4 December 1879

THE ROIIE CIRCLE. ------ --- .. THE SUMMONS. I think the leaf would soonler lie the first to break away Than to hang alone in the orchard In the bleak, November day, And I think the fate of the flower, That falls in the midst of bloom, is sweeter than if it lingered To die in the autumn's gloom. Some glowing golden morning, In the ht art of summer time, As I stand in the perfect vigor And strength of my youth's glad prime, When my heart is light and happy, And the world seems bright to me, [ would like to drop from this earth-life As a green leaf drops from the tree. Some day, when the golden glory, Of June is over the earth, And the birds are singing together In a wild, mad strain of mirth, When the skies are as clear and cloudless As the skies of June can be, I would like to have the summons Sent down from God to me. I would not wait for the fu:rows, For the faded eves and hair, But pass out, swift and sudden, Ere I grow heart-sick with care. I would break, some morn, in my singin...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 4 December 1879

IRLINA PRODUCE MARKET. HELENA, November 17, 1I.8 The following are the ruling prices of piro dace for to.dayy: Flour- Choice Willow creek - .90 XXX, $2.o50; X $2.X Wheat--i.25. Oats-New, $1.40@$1.50, Barley--$1,75. Bran and Shorts--$1.~. Peas-=$1.25. * Chapped teed-- " 'otataes-$1 - 91.35, ~abbage- ..~00. Oniop -- cents l lb. Br.. .--4 cents f lb. acter-40@45c. Cheese-16l17c. Eggs--45c. Pork---gross-$6.00. Pork-net--$7.00@$8.00. Chickens, $5.00 per doz. Turkeys-$5.00@$6.00 each. Ducks-50c. Fish--15@20c. per lb. Hay-$10.00 per ton. Wood-$4.50@$5.00 per cord. Coal-$12.00 per ton. SCoke-$20.00 per ton. BUTTE PRODUCE MARKET. BUTTE, Nov. 18, 1879. The following figures rule the markets of Whe Silver City this morning: Flour--best-$3.00. Graham-$3.25. Buckwheat-$9.00. Corn meal-Montana-$0.00. Wheat--$1.75. Oats--$1.75@2.00. Bran and Shorts-2.50. Barley-2.50. 1 Beans-7c. Potatoes--$1.50. Butter-354c. Cheese--16 18c. Bacon-Montana-12@15c BaconQ-breakfast-16c. Hams--13c. Lard-12&c. Pork-...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 4 December 1879

GENERAL NEWS. I Th6 preparations for the permanent or- I ganization of the Nicaraunua Canal compa- t ny and the securing of umehns for the con struction of the;anal seerii' to be progres sing favorably." General Grant is to be at "Philadelphia on the 17th lnst,.to meet De. 1 Franco, the representative of the Nisarau- t guan government, and talk matters over. i It has been proposed that the General take < the presidency of the company,'at a salary E of $25,00C per annum until the canal is com- I pleted, when it is proposed to increase it to I $50,000. The French people think that if $20,000,000 of the, stock can be raised in the United States, the balance will be obtained in France without assistance trom England. There is some speculation as to whether Grant will accept the task of organization 4 or not. JohA T.hadeus Delano, one of the princi pal editors of the London Times, is dead. A St. Petersburg telegram of the 26th ult., says there is a marked change in the feeling there t...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 4 December 1879

IISCELLANEOUS. TRAVELING STONES. Many of our readers have doubtless heard of the traveling .stonesot Australia. Simi IM* curiosities have recently been found in Nevada, which are described as almost per fectly round, the majority of them as large as a wahnht, and of an irony nature. When distributed about upon the floozr, table or ether level surface, within two or three feet et each other, they immediately begin trav eling toward a common center, and there Re huddled up in a bunch like a lot of eggs in a nest. A single stone, removed to a distance of three and a half feet, upon be ing released, at once started ofi, with won derful and somewhat comical celerity, to join its fellows; taken away four or five feet it remained motionless. They are found in a region that is comparatively level, and is nothing but base rock. Scattered over tils barren region are little basins, from a few feet to a rod or two in diameter, and it is in the bottom of those that the rolling stones are found. ...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIISBANDMAN PERP ANNUM. A Journal Devoted to Agriculture, ive-stock, Home Reading, and General News. PER SINGLE COPT. VOL. 5. WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, MONTANA, DEC. 11, 1879. NO. 4. -)UBLISHED WEEKLY BY R. N. SUTHERLIN, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR The ROCKY MOUNTAIN 1HUSBANDMAN is designed to be, as the name indicates, a husbandman i.u every soeuse of the term, embracing in its columns every 4epartment of Agriculture, Stock-raioiLg, llorti uulture, Social and Domestic Economy. ADVERTISING RATES. weeks 3 4 10 1 15 2 40 1 month 5 8 12 15 19 21 40 60 3months 10 16 24 30 36 42 80 120 I months 18 25 36 45 54 651 120 200 r year 30 40 60 75 90 105 180 250 Transient advertisements pavuale in advance. Regular advertisements payable quarterly. Twenty-five per cent. added for special advertise. me.nts. AGRICULTURAL. Now THAT grain is plenty every farmer should have fat horses. Thisis easy enoughl if the horses are well fed and well taken -are of. One thing of importance at this season o...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

lRocy 1ountainl Hlsbanlman. R. N. SUTH .ERLIN, Editor. W. H. SUTHERLIN, Assistant Editor. T HURSDAY, DECEMBER 11, 1879. THE great reduction of freights last sum mer from what they were formerly through out the territory, the rapid approach of the railroad and general decline in prices, com ing down as they did to something like states figures, led many to believe that the era ot corners, extortion and excessive rates of living were over. Under this impression nmany who had previously laid in large sup plies during the boating season neglected to do so, thinking that our merchants too thoroughly understood the situation to al low the market to become bare of any com odlty or to allow any combination calculated to run up prices. But no sooner than Jack Frost is with us for the season than the scarcity of a few staple articles is discover ed and prices rushed up accordingly. If, in reality, such stap.Is as sugar and coffee are scarce our merchants have committed a great blunder in not ...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

LOCAL NEWS. DIAMOND CITY LODGE No. 7, A. F. and A. M. Stated Communications held attheir Hall, in Diam,)nd City, on the second and fourth Satur lays of each month. Sojourning brothers are cordially invited to attend. tI. If. BARNES, W. Mi. 0. A. IIAM.PTON, Secruetcry. RELIGIOUS. I will hold services at the following places dur ing this conference yoe:r: 1st and 3d Sabbaths,' Deep creek, morning and evening. 2 andu 4th Sabbaths, Duck creek, morning and evening. Hours for services--ll o'clok, a. m., and 7 p. m. Appointments will not be chanced during this con fwronce year. 1t. M. CRAVEN, Centerville, Meagher Co. Montana. Two more lead locations have been sent in for record from Yogo during the past week. THE ox-train belonging to the Moore Bros., Len Lewis and Tom Johnson arrived from the Gallatin Tuesday. A CORRESPONDENT from Yogo says they have found within the last two weeks quartz showing free gold that will pIy to stick to. THE second quarterly conference of the Centreville circu...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

LIVE STOC. THERE are three classes of horses which tw are needed in Montana. The first and most sh important is the draft horse. For years to e come our country must depend largely up on wagon transportation; and even after railroads have pierced our commercial cen- m ters there will be a large demand for this as class of horses.. The moving of ores to the mills and bullion to market, and the trans- , portation of farm produce to market, etc., rit will multiply every year, although the in coming and outgoing freights of the terri- sh tory are transported by rail and river, but f'r4 we know of no better business than pro- pr ducing animals for this purpose, and this m may be done by breeding good American sq mares to Percheron-Norman horses. The s next most useful horse is the "cow horse." st Tie cattle interests of the territory are annu- se ally increasing, which makes and increased st demand for the common California horse for herding, gathering and tending stock. An excellent hor...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

THE llOIE CIRCLE. --.,. .... A POOR MOTHER. w " I wish you joy." Her lips put on a smile C0 To mock the woeful shadow in her eyes. te ' Nay. I have ne mind to blame you-tears and sighs Won't make a word, but only the surprise- "o sudden! Let me breathe a little while. '' See, dear,-'twas on r yesterday I thought, Looking abroad, the world seemed green and glad. I thought, God's given me this-the kindest lad, The dearest child that woman ever had- tr And health and hands. I envied no one aught. lii tc " My life was full; my heart went beating fast With pride, with hope, with mother's happiness. I held both hands above it, to repress Great thrills of joy. O God! I could not guess tC How brief a time my counted wealth would last. p " I knew you loved her ? Child, I never knew, I saw you walk and talk, and dance, and jest, It seemed but foolish pastime at best,- it You were both so young, I made no test r. Nor question of the future for you two. " But marriage is not death! you'll love ...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

HELENA PRODUCE MARKET. HELENA, November 17, 1879. The following are the ruling prices of pro duce for to-day : Flour- Choice Willow creek - $2.90; IXX, $2.50; XX $2.25@2.50. Wheat-Z-1.25. Oats-New, $1.40@$1.50. Barley-$1.75. Bran and Shorts-$1.00. Peas--$1.25. Chopped teed-$1.35. Potatoes-$1.00. Cabbage-2 cents ` lb. Onions--4 cents ' lb. Butter-40@945c. Cheese-16(df17c. Eggs-45c. Pork-gross-$6.00. Pork-net-$7.006@$S.00. Chickens, $5.00 per doz. Turkeys-$5.00@,$6.00 each. Ducks-50e. Fish-15@20c. per lb. Hay-$10.00 per ton. Wood-$4.50@$5.00 per cord. Coal-$12.00 per ton. Coke-$20.00 per ton. BUTTE PRODUCE MARKET. BUTTE, Nov. 18, 1879. The following figures rule the markets of the Silver City this morning: Flour-best-$3.00. Graham-$3.25. Buckwheat-$9.00. Corn meal-Montana-$6.00. Wheat-$1.75. Oats-$1.75@2.00. Bran and Shorts-2.50. Barley-2.50. Beans-7c. Potatoes-$1.50. Butter-35@40c. Eggs--50@60c. Cheese-16(18c. Bacon-Montan a-12@15e Bacon-breakfast-16c. Hams-13c. Lard-12c. Pork-$8.00....

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

GENERAL NEWS. A dispatch of the 4th says: After de bate on the "Floqttet-Brisson interpellalions and explanations by Waddington and Fer ry, the Chamber of Deputies, this evenling, passed by a yote of 243 to 107 the order of the day favorable to the order of of the gov ernmeltl The Vice-President on the 4th inst. laid before the Senate a communication from the Secretary of war. transmitting a letter from Col. Gibbon, 7th ilfantry, calling at tention to the fact that the citizen volun teers who participated in the battle of the Big Hole. have not been remunerated for their services, and that no provisions has been made for the widows and orphans of those who were killed there, and recomn mending action on the matter. The (New York) Chamber of Commerce has appointed a committee to co-operate with the comintttees of other commercial odies in making arrangeatents for the re ption of Gen. G. ant. At a meeting of the Chicago & North eStern Railroad company last week a mi-annual dividen...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 11 December 1879

II CELLANEO U . TREATMENT OF THE HAIR. Ilow to preserve the hair is a subject which seems to interest almost everybody, if we may judge from the frequent inqui ries upon the subject. One wishes to know what will prevent baldness. another how to preserve their hair from turning gray, an other how to eradicate dandruft, etc. Now, it is a delicate matter to recommend any special treatment, but Professor Wilson, of England, who is deemed high authority on the hair, condemns washing it, and advises instead, thorough brushing. This pro motes circulation, removt s scurf, and is in all respects, he says, better than water. Cutting the hair does not, as commonly thought. promote its growth. Most of the specifics recommended for baldness, not ex cepting petroleum, are mere stimulants, and are seldom or never permanently suc cesslul. Some of them give rise to conges tion of the scalp. When a stimulant is de sirable, ammonia is the best. It is safe. For falling out of the hair, Dr. Wilson presc...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

ROCKY tOUNTAIN HIJSBANDMAN AP ANNUM. AI Journal Devoted to Agriculture, Live-stock, I ome Reading, and General News. PEROP. VOL. 5. WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, MONTANA, DEC. 18, 1879. NO. 5. tUBLISHiED WEEKL BY R. N. SUTHERLIN, EDITOR AND PROPR1ETORI The ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIUSBA;DMAN i8 designed to be, as the nallle indicates, a husbandnman ku: every seanseof the term, emlracing in its columns every tepartment of Agriculture, Stock-raioiLg, tHorti eulture. Social and Domestic Economy. ADVERTISING RATES. 1week $2 $3 $5 $7 $ $11 $20 $30 S weeks 3 I4 7 10 12 15 28 40 ]month 5 8 12 157 19 21 40 60 0 months 10 161 24 30 6 42 80 120 n months 18 I5 36 45 I 54 it65 120 200 1 year 30 40 60 751 90 I 105 I 180 250 Transient advertisements pava.,le in advance. Regular advertisements payable quarterly. Twenty-five per cent. added for special advertise ments. AGRICULTURAL FaIIMING is one thing, and good farming is another. Most anybody can farm-that is after a tashion-but to farm as a matter of business,...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

s T , i nt A Ia J llil!-- ll - -i H. N. 'SUTHERLLN, Editor. W. H. S-THERLINi. Ae,siitar t iEdt4 r A.- , -- ' .+ '- #, ": . .. a.d Srit.- -c 2 t i-' :rg e 1¶f jre U r:? rr-orj',r ,rte I` Qni;It j '.4? 'sT'T -r - tra & of i - c- trtrab-s Zn meIn. in , ,.h i y e-h_ .,, r, ai i mte Xh A.r hi a me.r, o pu r ilh th r-. w , wB i no n be able to pur,.ha.e their ranze, ar, v. leavs e thhe buii V :e=: wit1 a f.-w: ?ecJnd. to at we biee the- p-eop-s of the UniLrted Starz- at: Lre are now g-rtiv bhen cliued 1,r the tii-'jr'Ution of the :is -" nes through the o. ,i.t of manyma- l own ers. and Fy their eon-equent pro-peri-tv. more than thee wouid be try it. abk.-rpatior n in the hands of a few, and thato the ,cu'i-tr will gain more from nuct wide-r v preadI irn dustry than it can by the s-tate that may tb realtizd by the sale, of these lanqd : th;ird. tnat in our opinion the que-tion as to wheth er the gra:t will not disappear trom these 4 ranges by constant feeding, is yet un-ettled. and tha...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

LOCAL NEWS. DIAMOND CITY LODGE No. 7, A. F. and A. M. Stated Coinmmunications held at their Illal, in Diamond City, on the second and fourth Saturdays of eac:h mollth. Sojourning f brothers are cordi'lly invited to atrend. I1. I A. BARNES, W. M. G. .A.AII.ATProN, Secretary. RELIGIOUS. I will hold services at the following i)laces dur ing this conitereice year: 1st and 3d Sabbaths, Deep creek, morning and evening. 2d and 4th Sabbaths, luck creek, morning and evening. Hours for services--ll o'clok, a. m., and 7 p. m. A ppointments will not be changed during this con fernce year. Rt. M. C;IAVEN, Centervil)e, Meaglher Co. Montana. This is a busy season of the year for wool growers. MIoNTANA needs a hundred more first class dairies. -I- H. ROSENBAUM was over last week with a load of flour'. TnHE new advertisement of the First Na tioual bank appears this week. P. J. MooRn, of Musselshell, was a pass enger on yesterday's coach for Helena. "Doc." COLLINS and Al. Vancamp, of the Musselshell,...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

LIVE STOCK. WILL BREEDING PERCHERON-N'ORMAN HORSES PAY AS A FUTURE BUSINESS. The people throughout the whole coun try begin to turn their attention toward the production of large horses, from both ne cessity and profit. They no lonwer find sale for the kind of horses t%"y bred a few years ago. while there is an active demand for large, compactly formed horses, at splendid prices. Every man knows this to be a fact, but we doubt whether many have t:aknu the trouble to inquire into the cause. The fact that large horses are readily sold at highly remunerative prices seems to be s,'fecient to warrant men in breeding to first-class stall ions; yet a man who intends to invest very much money in the business should look for some more substantial reason than the mere fact of a good present demand. It small horses are low, and large horses are high, there is some good reason why it is so. Whatever the causes are that have con tributed to produce this effect, we ought to know them, in order to...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

TH, IOiEi CIRCLE. TCTWO DREAMS. Weary the king took off his crown; In either hand lie poi-ed its weicht. S'Tis strange how heavy it has grown," i[o said, and with an in:p.atient frown lie eyed it vwth a kind of hate; Then on his bed he laid him down And slept, and in a twmkling dreamed. Oh! dream of ecstacy and bliss! Delight through all his senses streamed; A ragged vagabornd he seemed; Free winds of Heaven his hair did kiss; On his bare _kin the free sun beamed. At morn he waked, bewildered first, Or who he was, or where might be; Then saw the crown, and with a burst Of audden rage swore and cursed: " No beggar would change lives with me! Of all hard fates, a king's the worst!" Outside ot the palace, on the ground, Starved half to death and freezing cold, Less sheltered than the meanest hound, A beggar slumbered safe and sound. And dreams to him came swift and bold, As if a palace walled him round. iHe dreamed he was a king indeed; Oh! dream of ecetacy and bliss! Of food he had hi...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

HELENA PRODUCE MARKET. HELENA, December 16, 189. The following are the ruling prices for the past week, based on actual sales: Flour- Choice Willow creek -$2.80(, $2.90; XXX. $2.50; XX $2.25(?. 2.50. Wheat--el.25. Oats-S1.40. Barley-brewers--51.75. Bran and Short --S1.00. Peas--S1.25. Chopped tefod--1.35. Potatoes-- 1.X . Cabbage--2 cent= ;t ! lb. Onions-4 cetll. lb. Butter- 35.,., !;c.: ChY) -t- 17wt- 1;.)' 0. Chic 'k'n-. 10.5)," 1,"r t,!,z. ;okwe-_2.0) ,er ton. 'f r,,.--.=... ),,=..o each.-- BUTTE PRODUCE MARKET. BUTTE, Dec. 1k. 1S79. The following figures rule the markets of Wt.e Silver City thi- mornin g: Flour-best -53.900. Grahamn--3.25. Buck whe'tt--'.00. Corn meal--Montana-$S.00. Wheat--1.75. Oats--1.7Si,2.00. Bran and Slhorts-2.50. Barley-2.50. Beans-7Tc. Potatoes--S2.0. Butter-406,.5,c. Eggs-506 ;0c. Cheese-161 S)c. Bacon-Mointayu,-126 13c5 Bacon-breakfast-16c. Hams-13''. Lard-12 1e. Pork--8.00. Beet-3.50.,o4.00 on foot. Mutton-$..;(Y)(Y3.50 ? head. Chickens, $7.00§SS.00. ...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

GENERAL NEWS. A Panama dispatch of D)ccelber 11th says: A Peruvian torpedo boat delained by the govern"mhent as a contraband of war has at la.t sailed for Peru, flying Ilawaiian Ilags, and with licei-e from the Ilawian c(llllc!. 'The Peruvians place great reli (Iilce ill the torpedo service, now or'ganizing. 'fThlyv stnceedin,~ in lantliltg at Arica re c:dtly 600 men, 1,000,000 cartridges and 12 hiKrp field pieces. About 150 allies and 3&0 Chilians were killed at Pis aqua. The early retreat of the allies is attributed to the ruinning out of anunnlition and the supply ,of cartrid ges not fitted for the riiles in use. Tile town, however, had been almost ruined biy Chilian shells before thie landilg partty had driven the allies from their position comulnadilg the town. .trumors are afloat concerninlg the mu1ae tier in which tile wountd dt1 allies were treated by tile Clllians and respceitng the cruel outrages on women found in the place. A iila let ter from a trustworthy source say...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Rocky Mountain husbandman. — 18 December 1879

MISCELLANEOUS. AN ELECTRIFIED PINE FOREST. St. Elmo's Fire is the name given by mar Iners to a weird glow and lightning-like flame sometimes seen hovering round the spars and rigging of ships at sea. It is min reality a species of lightning, in the form ot a silent discharge of electricity from the loftiest points of the ship into the atmos phere; and it is produced by a mass of elec trified cloud or air over the ship inducing a charge ot opposite electricity on the sea un derneath and drawing it off by the masts of the vessel, which in this case act as light ninmg-rods. A splendid instance of the same phenomenon was lately witnessed in the Jura at St. Cergues, where a whole forest of pine trees was seen to be aglow with light like a phosphorescent sea in the trop ices. A thunder-storm was raging at the time, and at every flash of lightning the illumination suddenly disappeared, but soon shone forth again, until the next flah came. Before the appearance of this St. Elmo's Fire, heav...

Publication Title: Rocky Mountain Husbandman
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