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Youth and Age. [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
Youth and Age. I often think each tottering form That limps along in life's decline, Once bore a heart as young, as warm, As full of idle thoughts as mine! And each has had its dreams of joy, His own unequaled pure romance ; Commencing when the blushing boy First thrills at lovely woman's glance. And each could tell his talc of youth. Would think its scene of love evince 'More passions, more unearthly truth, Than any tale before or since. Yes! they could tell of tender lays At midnight penned in classic shades, Of days more bright than modern days, Of maids more fair than modern maids. Of Whispers in a willing ear, Or kisses on a blushing cheek, Each kiss, each whisper, far too dear Our modern lips to speak, Of passions too untimely crossed ; Of passions slighted or betrayed— Of kindred spirits early lost, And buds that blossom but to fade. Of beaming eyes and tresses gay, Elastic form and noble brow, And' forms that have all passed away, And left them what we see them now ; And is ...
Sheep and Wool—Opinions of Wool Growers. [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
Sheep and Wool—Opinions of Wool Growers. Sorire' time ago, the editor of the Red Bluff Independent addressed a letter to Mr. Hull, of Vermont, an extensive wool-grower, and one of the oldest breeders of blooded aheep in the United States, for the purpose of petting such information in regard to aheep and wool-growing as it was known he would be able to furnish for the benefit of all who may be interested. The State of Vermont has long been celebrated for her pure blooded sheep and wool growing. In fact, men from every section of the Union, engaged in wool-growing, have gone to Vermont for pore bloods, for the improving of their Docks. In the first place, there have been but two or three importations to the United States of what Mr. Hull considers valuable blooded sheep—considering constitution, quality of wool, weight of fleece, relative value to the wool-grower ond manufacturer. These are the Spanish Merinos, imported some fifty or sixty years ago by the following named gentlemen ;...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
1.. O. STERNS. Attorney ail CDuisallor at Law AND NOTARY PCBUC, VISALIA. Office, on Court street, near the Court II -use. [7 ROBT. P. OIIX, Attorney and Counsellor at Law. VISALIA. Will practice in all the Courts of Tulare and Fresno counties. O" Office on mill street. [3 Wm.GoL'VKHNi.ni MoRRIS. | S. C, Bkown. MORRIS *t BBOWW, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, Will practice, in civil cases, In all of the Courts of the Thirteenth Judicial District, Mr. Morris will attend to Criminal business as heretofore. Office on Court street opposite the Court House. Visalia, July 7th, 1860. [3tf I. ▲. SHEPPARD, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, (I.ATE OF SAN rBAHCI.SCO,) HAS kemovf.li To VISA L I A , and will practice in the Courts of Tulare and neighboring Counties. [Jan. 21-4 W. M. BTAFFORO, ATTORNEY AT LAW, V I g a LI A . Will practio* bis profession in theeountiei of Tulare and Fresno. Offi *, in the building formerly occupied by W. a. Polndextex as a Sheriff's office, opposite the Court House...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
Notice. TVyOTICE is hereby Riven, that on the 15th day 11 of November, A. 1)., 1800, I will apply to the Register of the State Land Office, in the City of Sacramento, for a latent for the following bind, to wit: The south-east fractional quarter, Sec. 21 and the south-west fractional quarter, Sec. 22, the north-west quarter, Sec. No. 27, and the north east quarter Sec. No. 28, in Tow nship No. 21 South, range No. 27 East (Diablo Meridian.) SAMUEL T. PACK WOOD. Oct. 8, 18C0. 17-ow. no*rwick * wiliioit, FORWARDING, STORPGE, f-ND COMMISSION MERCHANTS. STOCKTON. "I XJJLIj receive : nd forward M"rchandise to all VV parts of the Southern Mines, at the lowest Rates. Goods stored in Fire-proof Building, while on Transit, free of charge. Flour, Ground Feed, and Barley, constantly on hand and for sale. Office—Throe doors below Centre Street, on the Levee, STOCKTON. uirE Kknobs: W. O. Sleeper &amp; Co., Bankers Columbia. J. P. McKenna Union Hill. Milner A Vand' rsdale Shaw's Flat. Ston...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
CI. U. lIOGEKS, WATCH MAKER ID JEWELLER. gS&gt; The subscriber would rc(SvV, spectfully inform the citizens of Vi-il:--jJS salia and vicinity, that he is now prepared to do all kinds of repairing of Watches, Clocks, and Jewelry, at short notice. Store on Main street, in A. M. Rogt rs' Variety Store. Visalia, November 5, 1859. [33tf HUGHES &amp; J»\i:s, Brick-inaliers and Builder^ VISALIA, ARE now prepared to furnish BRICK to any amount required. They will also make contracts to furnish and lay up brick in buildings at as low prices as can he afforded in the valley.— Person* intending to build this summer will rind it to their advantage to give us ■ call before making contracts. HUGHES &amp; JONES. Visalia, April 28th. 18-tf WATC H S S7 CLOCK S AM) JEWELRY, z«no For s;i!c at reduced prices,, at Sweet's If TV Building, next door to the Masonic Lodge Ladle's Shawl Pins, from to $S. LadiesCtrneo Sets, from to #30. Sleeve Buttons, from $? to Bb. Gold Pencils, from...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
The election returns as received by - Telegraph and published under that head, \ indicate the triumph of Republicanism in 1 this State. The race, however, is now between Douglas and Lincoln. Breckinridge j will gain rapidly in the counties yet to hear J from, but we do not believe he can ever '■ come up with the majorities against him now. Who would have ever thought that , California would have went Black Republi- i can ? Mariposa.—A private note from Mariposa, of the 7th, informs us that in nine precincts heard from, Breckinridge is 200 rotes ahead of the field. The Breckinridge Assemblymen are believed to be hot* elect- . cd. The vote for Stale Senator stands :— lierritt,M3, Daly, 282; Burckhalter, 271. | T..ue it will be seen that the vote for Meriitt, is exactly equal to the combined vote of the other two. There is no doubt of the election of Mr. Meri itt. I3r-The vote for President, in Tulare county, in six precincts heard from : Breckinridge, - Hell - ' io ° m ' ■ 14Q Douglas...
ELECTION RETURNS. [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
ELECTION RETURNS. VISALIA PRECINCT. Breckinridge 335 Bell 2^3 Douglas H9 Lincoln 92 State Senate. Merritt 3fiß Daly 191 Burckhalter 165 Assembly. Tucker 179 Smith 309 Winchell 148 Lawless ; .* 74 Ceunty Judge. Sterns 139 Calhoun 156 Saylea 266 l'einberton 157 Justices of the Peace. Gill 139 Owens 196 McLean ! 263 French 127 Enloe 91 Beckham 281 Hedd 83 Constables. Owen 350 Palmer 289 Miller 48 Sageiv 295 Bowen 194 Supervisor. Niles 342 Donaldson 325 OUTSIDE CREEK PRECINCT. Breckinridge 45 Bell 45 Douglas 5 Lincoln 4 State Senate. Merrilt M Daly 36 Burckhalter 3 County Judge. Sterns 41 l'einberton 36 Sayles 7 Calhoun 12 illMfflftlJf Tucker 87 Smith 18 Winchell 7 Lawless 13 Supervisor. Nichols 79 MtFerson 19 WOODVII.I.E PRECINCT. Breckinridge 62 Bell 47 Douglas 1' Lincoln 1 State Senate. Merritt 65 Daly 28 Burckhalter 25 Assembly. Tucker 56 Winchell 8 Smith 46 Lawless 13 County Judge. Sterns 43 Calhoun 28 jSaxle 27 Pemberton 27 .S'i&lt;&gt;&gt;em'«or. Nichols 6...
Assembly. [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
Assembly. Winchell 37 Smith H Tucker Lawless District Court. HON. E. BURKE, DISTRICT JUDGE The following are the proceedings had in this Court at the October term, I860: Monday, Oct., 22nd. 1860. The Judge not be'ng present, the Court adjourned to Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock. Tuesday, Oct., 23d. The Judge not being present, the Court adjourned to Wednesday morning, at 10 o'clock. Wednesday, Oct., 24th, The Judge being present the Court proceeded to business. Alois Scidler was admitted to citizenship. J. B. Brown was arraigned upon an indictment for murder, and given until the 26th to plead. J. Philips vs. John A. Marshall—Judgment for plaintiff by default. James Southerland, admitted to citizenship. James B. Stephens, vs. D. B. James — Judgment for plaintiff for the sum of $384, with three per cent, interest per month, with foreclosure of mortgage. Joseph 11. Thomas vs. George Stevenson— nonsuit entered. Joseph Rodgers vs. Richie, Bostwick &amp; Brother—Judgment for plaint...
TELEGRAPHIC, [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
TELEGRAPHIC, PER PACIFIC AND ATLANTIC TELEGRAPH. To the Visalia Delta. Los Angeles, Nov. 9th—ll A. M. Partial returns from some of the lower counties give Breckinridge and Douglas about an eveu vote. Yreka, 9th. City vote gives Douglas 257 ; Breckinridge, 211 ; Lincoln, 230. San Francisco, Nov. 9th.—l2 a. h. Over one hundred thousand votes heard from. Lincoln stands over one thousand ahead of Douglas. Breckinridge is nearly seven thousand votes behind. It is thought that Douglas will carry the State by not over three hundred majority. Five hundred thousand dollars was bet in this city since the election between Douglas ! and Lincoln. Sierra gives Lincoln about three hundred and fifty majority over Douglas. Calaveras and Xl Dorado gave Douglas two thousand majority over Lincoln. The whole now depends on the interior counties, yet to hear from. DEATH.—We learn from the Calaveras L'hronidc that Moses C. Ferguson is no more. The deceased has many friends residing in this county who will...
HYMENEAL. [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
HYMENEAL. MARRIED. —On the 7th November, 1860, at the residence of K. Shuffler, Esq., by Judge E. E. Calhoun, Mr. William B Grubbsto Miss Le vina B. Shuffler, all of Tulare county. With the above notice we received a liberal share of the wedding feast, and tender to the happy bride and groom the best wishes of all hands for their futtfre happiness and prosperity.
Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
NEW TO-DAY. COME ONE! COME ALL.' TO THE WHAT CHEER RESTAURANT, NORTH SIDE MAIN ST. (OPPOSITE THE CHECKERED STORE.) BOWMAN AND JONES, — Proprietors* If A VINO taken and thoroughly renovated this 1 well known stand, we would inform the public that we ITS at all times ready to accommodate all who may favor us with their patronage. You will find everything the market affords, and one of the proprietors being an experienced &lt; lirf-&lt;ie-Cui-line, everything will be served in style. Oyster Stews that can't be beat. Porter House Steaks, Pork Steaks, Mutton ("hops, Ham and Eggs, Hot Kolls, Hot Muffins and game of all kinds in season. Cold Cuts of Every Jleseription. o*oame, Chicken and Champagne suppers served to order. Meals at all hours, Day .....1 Xight. N. B. —Prices to suit the times. Visalia, Nov. 10, 1860. 21-tf 111 WM. CORNER CHURCH AND MILL BTB. Under the Delta Office. Prouty &amp; McElhanon, Proprietors. The undersigned have opened a First Class SALOOIV...
To the Public. [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
To the Public. In the last issue of the Sun I find " A Card " signed by Wm. Gouverneur Morris, in which is the following language : "I have endeavored to obtain satisfaction from Mr. Shannon for his personal abuse of me in his paper, but have been unable to do so."— After which followes copies of a portion of the correspondence. The second letter, purporting to be written by me, I never wrote, (for the reason that I could not write,) but authorized S. W. Beckham to write one of similar purport, of which he has failed to furnish me a copy. On the 15th of September last, I received the note of Mr. Morris, by the hands of two men, who immediately left, without stating the object of their visit or the purport of the note of which they were the bearers, thus affording me no opportunity to give them a written answer or to refer them to my friend. Regarding this conduct on the part of these messengers as a deliberate insult, I sallied out in quest of them to resent it, and finding one of t...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
[T7*Mits. Win-slow, an Experienced Nurse and Female Physician, has a soothing Syrup for children teething, which greatly facilitates the process of teething, by softening the gums, reducing all inflammation—will allay all pain, and is sure to regulate the bowels. Depend upon it, mothers, it will give rest to yourselves and relief and health to your infants. Perfectly safe in all cases. See advertisement in another column, 47-tf. Dyspepsia, Fever and Ague, O* lndigestion, Sour Stomach, Heart Burn, Water Brash, Biliousness, Liver Complaint, Acidity, Flatulency, Jaundice, Change of Climate, Sick Headache, Loss of Appetite, Female Complaints, Oppression after Fating, and General Debility, are rapidly, ejfectually and surely cured hy the OXYGENATED BITTERS. California Evidence. Moktlumne Hit/, Cat., Jane W.h, 1858.—Having suffered for fifteen ye ars with Dyspepsia, in its vvnrst form, and having consulted with the best physicians, and tried everything rccom-T.ended without relief, I was ...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
ST, Hi! AND BILLIARD SALOON. Tft ?. DUI &amp; II fill, Proprietors. THE Proprietors of the above named Saloon, announce to the citizens of Tulare County that they have opened a FIRST CLASS SALOON in the town of Visalia, in the new building recently erected, on the corner of Court and Main streets, where they will keep constantly on hand the best of Wines, Liquors, Cigars, &amp;c. They have in the Saloon, three of the best Marble Bad BILLIARD TABLES WITH Phelan's Cushions, that can be procured in the State. The friends of the Proprietors, and the Public generally, sre invited to call and satisfy themselves. They guarantee that the Saloon is fitted up in as good style as any in the State of California, and no pains or expense has, or will be spared to make ! all welcome who may visit their House, VTsslts, Oetolm '17th IW. l»-tf.
Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
EXCHANGE HOTEL (FORMERLY THE O. M. HOUSE.) cor. court wmm &amp; mill sts. visalia: A. O. THOiriS, Proprietor. THE above house is still open for the accomodation of the Public, and no pains will be spared to make it a First-class Hotel. The proprie tor has recently made large additions to the Furniture of the House, and all the conveniences found in any of the best city houses can be had here on the most reasonable terms. THE TABLE. is always spread with epicurean taste, and all the choisest viands alforded by the market and the season, neatly prepared, will be served by gentlemanly waiters. THE ROOMS, are neatly carpeted and furnished with clean Bads and all other furniture necessary to comfort or convenience. The Overland Stage from Memphis to San Francisco, and also the Stage from Hornitos, stop opposite the House. The proprietor has recently attached to his hotel a Where will at all limes be found a full supply of the most choice WINES, LIQUORS —AND— CIGARS, The very best...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 4 [Newspaper Article] — Visalia Weekly Delta — 10 November 1860
SEE? § q jjj ! h bssssssVbsssssssss*. S ■ ■! fl) S , 2Jg ! 2 &lt;j o 1 &gt; JOSEPH MELVIN, Proprietor. THE undersigned would respectfully call the attention of the public to his New Saloon, which is tastefully fitted up, containing Billiard Tables, with New and Improved Cushions, equal to any in the State, which will always be kept in good order, and at the service of those fond of the game. THE BAR Is, and always will be, Stocked with the choicest ■Wines and Liquors, comprising the following Brands of Brandies: Old Sazarac, Martell, Hennessee, P'/ny, and Chas. Revere. Customers will be politely waited upon, and their wants attended to, he being well experienced in that line of business for the last ten years, and hope to gain a liberal share of public patronage, Ihe choicest brands of Havana Cigars kept cmstantly on hand. 3. MELVIN, Visalia, AugUßt 6, 1860. 21-tf. S T O FL E3 . Xew Goods and Mure Coming. Main st. one door east of Messrs. Clarke &amp; Hicks. ...