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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 6 March 1851

CoiKrladv'd from t i.-t page Skc. 8. No lottery shall be authorized ; nor shall the ale or lottery tickets be allowed. Sec. 9. The following grounds owned by the State n Indianapolis, namely; the State House Square, the Governor's Circle, and so much of out-lot numbered one Hundred and forty-seven, as lies north of the arm of the Central Canal, sball not be sold or leased. Sc. 10. It shall be the duty of the General Assembly, to provide for the permanent enclosure and preservation of the Tippecanoe Battle Giound. ARTICLE XVI. AMENDMENTS. Sectio 1. Any ainendnieut or amendments to this Constitution, may t proposed in either branch of the General Amenably ; and il the same shall be agreed to by a majority ol" the members elected to each of the two houses, uvli' propositi amendment or amendments shall,, with the rea and navs thereon, be entered on their jour- sals, awl n-lerreü to the General Assembly to be chonen at the next general election, and if, in the General Assemuiv o r. -t ch...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 6 March 1851

JARED PARKER. A story of Strife and Revenge. BY LVCICS MAItKIIAM On one of the most fertile jlades of the Scioto val- ley there settled some twenty years ago two wealthy lamiles, from the interior of Pennsylvania. The hope of these families and tlie pride of the neighbor- j hood, were two boys, verging upon manhood, who ' were first at log rollings, cabin raisings, and corn huskings, as well as foremost in all the rustic sports by which holiday alternoons and moonhsrlit evenings were beguiled. to a gloomy cell in the State Prison. In all games and labors these youths were com-; Anne Parker, with a woman's determination, where petitors, hut Jared Parker, by one year fhe elder of her exertion is called for in the rescue of a loved one, Herbert Williams, was commonly the victor. He ' resolved that Mrs. Jacobs should be found. lminewas more athletic, but he was less passional, more diately she set about the search gradually her means self-possessed and less impetuous. Jared was of a wer...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 13 March 1851

THE INDIANA STATE SENTINEL. t u . - WILLIAM J. BEOWIf, Editor. I TXT EEKLY (iMltWW, 4 oo 1 ' ; VOL. X. INDIANAPOLIS, THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 1851. XO. 41. . """" ' " " 1 ' , - - I ' - ' 1 - - - . . - 0 DIANA STATE SENTINEL; A GAZETTE OF THE PEOPLE, ,C7-Ofllce in THE SENTINEL BUILDINGS. forth Side Washington, near Meridian St., OPPOSITE ODE FELLOWS WAT.!., 4 IT ST TN H. RROWN. Pllhllshrr. I m ovVT UliTTTOW T ü h 8 a Ml- WAiaLI V 1 1 IV M ' 1 - - . e at' Hie I -$itelure. at n MUJKs A YAB, Invariably in Advance. 1 W EEKLY EDITION i MratSlJ, and w iuriiHiied l ulwcnlxr al tiie in uwiiis very low rates. :rr e OU -. ass. Veer i Ulkt '. nest lee -''ii-" .Hie year. - I' 10 0i i un I M IffH.l !. FT ...vi'- . xiaaj, m aU eaiot, to accompany iibaeriptioiu. j .. Lri !..- . dub m rm, wrnii cun, at ihr me .. . , j, ., . t lew in a maitr i, e-j. ..111 iw op) fni it tor mie ear. giear : -Tri aVSÄ -b 1 , mm occhmhi ine uvpurtiaemi. iiiey are aaitxirizal m frank . ... ie 1. .i-cnuer. ? Ail papers Will le...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 13 March 1851

If l I i ii. ! , s INDIANA STATE SENTINEL, WILLIAM J. BROWN, Editor. INDIANAPOLIS, MARCH 12, 1851. To our Patrons. Kind ami indulgent friends, we take ffer an apology for the uninteresting this occasion to character of the Sentinel, since it ha been under our control. The editor, with the exception of about two months of that time, has been absent, and for four months cor columns were filled with the debates and proceedings of the Convention, to the exclusion of that variety of reading matter which gives interest to a public journal. The editor is now at his post, seated in his hickory armehair, with the Constitution for his gnide. He intends 1 preaching Democracy in its ancient purity. He is now unencumbered with office, and as sneh he means to speak nnd write as becomes a free man. He intends to make his paper the organ of the whole party the National Democracy that Democracy which is broad and comprehensive as the Union, ami that Democracy which alone can preserve its existence a...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 13 March 1851

deepening the channel of Providence river, and making the same more navigable.' " On the second of February, 1798, the State of Massachusetts passed a law levying a tonnage duty on all vessels, whether employed in the foreign or coasting trade, which might enter into the Kennebank' river, for the improvement of the same, by ' rendering the passage in and out of said river less difficult and dangerous.' On the 1st of April, 1S05, the State of Pennsylvania pissed a law levying a tonnage duty on vessels ' to remove the obstructions to the navigation of the river Delaware, below the city of Philadelphia.' " On the 23d of January, 1804, the State of Virginia pawed a law levying a tonnage duty on vessels, ' for improving the navigation of James river.' ' Ou the 22d of February, 1816, the State of Virginia passed a law levvinz a tonnage duty on vesels, lor ' impassed proving the navigation of Appomatox river, from Poca nontas Budge to Broadway.' " In November, 1821, the State of North Caro...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 13 March 1851

Wise Talking. "vT e aeldom meet with to much glorious truth, spoken k briefly, plainly, and with snch genuine fire, as in the f dlowiug paragraph from Henry A. Wise. !t was recently uttered in the Constitutional Convention now in session at Richmond. Mr. Chilton of Fauquier, a whig member, bad first had the temerity to announce the WMHst sentiment oi his party: " We must have an infusion X Monarchical and aristocratic principles, in oidt r U check pure Democracy." Mr. Wise responded as follows; " II . a traitor to his nauve land, A traitwr to mankind, who in a rauaa Tli at down the course of time will fire the world, Knie not upon the Ugbuuuj of the sky, To save hü country. " I deny bere.jthat there b a pa.ticle of aristocracy or ! monarchy ne -esiry to the well-being or safety, either of person or property. I deny it. I vindicate American doctrines I vindicate Äiuerican libeity. Here, landing in the Capitol of Virginia, in this assembly, . reprinting the sovereignty of the people o...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 13 March 1851

INDIAN STATE SENTINEL INDIANAPOLIS, MARCH 13. 1831, LAWS OF INDIANA. by authority. A ACT rttatir to the purchase of 'noil, made by the Governor forth MM of the twnrt im the Statt Pit son , and for nthrr pnr h'iCTio 1. B it enacted by th General Assembly of tht Start of Indiana, That the purchase at book for tiie use of ibe convicts ii! J the Jtate Prison, made by hi Excellency. Joseph A. W rial. I. and referred to m his message of the 31sl December, I860, be ami th 1 amine is hereby ratified awl the turn of one hundred ami injl-M doiiar and fiftv-eighl Cent is hereby ar.propr.sted and allowed his t Kxc-Ucncy-oii account of saal parclia.se. Sec. 2. Tr.e book so purchased kDether with the books which now are or hereafter mav be fiiruihed by the lesee of the State Prison under lh requirement' of the existing law, shall constitute a library to be known as dal Stau Prison Library." and snail be placed Uni' er Ute supervision of the Warden of the Prison, whose duty it hall be m addition t...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 13 March 1851

INDIANA STATE SENTINEL. WIL Li A M J. BROWN, Editor. : IDIAXAtOLI8, MARCH 15, 1851. Col. Benton. This distinguished ex-Senator is lying ill at his residence in Washington City, with a severe attack of the mall pox. At the last intelligence, he was considered out of dangtr. He did not attend the sittings of the Senate for the last ten days of the session Commissioner of Patents. George T. Cdrtis, of Boston, has been appointed Commissioner of Patents, vice Thomat Ewbxnk, re moved. Mr. Curtis is a " Silrtr Gray," and the particular friend of Mr. tfebster. Ewbank was an old fogy, of more learning than common sense, more in favor of Seward's higher law, than the jnst and honest ad ministration of the Patent laws. Cttssi'u M. Clay fs the emancipation candidate for Governor of Kentucky . He has already commenced the canvass, and will visit the principal counties before the election. Capt. Clay is a gentleman of talents bold and fearless and will j make some noise before he finishes the can...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 20 March 1851

THE INDIANA STATE SENTINEL. HILLIAH J. BROWN, Editor. ) TXT E P, IT T. V II Ml Mil, $4 Oft AUSTIN H. BROWN, Publisher. $ " UBUB 9 OO VOL. X. INDIANAPOLIS, TH LRSDAY, MARCH 20, 1851. NO. 42. i . - - INDIANA STATE SENTINEL: A GAZETTE OF THE PEOPLE, CTOffice in THE SENTINEL BUILDINGS North Side Washington, near Meridian St., OPPOSITE ODD FELLOW'S HALL, A V S T I Y TT P.ßflWY PillilkliPr A L 0 1 1 ll- D tiU " A ruDiiMicr. THE SEMI-WEEKLY EDITION pul i-ucJ every Clue la utl -S.eunl.iy tunl Tri-Weekly Jural:; i.ie ."ei-'ii 01 l.ie lc;..-.lalurc, al FOUR DOLLARS A TEAS, Invariably in Advance. THE WEEKLY EDITION published erery Tliuraday, an-1 w i uriii'lioJ to subscriber at the KÄloWiiig ery low me. bne Copy, one yew Wi Three Copied, one year, 5 W rive Copte, one year, 6 00 Tea c'opie. (in Cluiw) one year, IU no i ue Copy, sis moulUs. 1 One Copy, tlirec inoiiliM. The Money, in all cases, to accompany subscriptions. (!" Any person, touting us a Club of 7cm, with casli, at lite rate of 91.00...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 20 March 1851

INDIANA STATE SENTINEL. ILLIAM J. BROWN, Editor. INDIANAPOLIS, MARCH 20, 1851 Fifth District, We hare examined the proceedings of the last Congressional Convention, in this district, and rind that no committee was appointed, who will be authorized to call a Convention. Tlic Democratic members of the Legislature we understand, took no action in the matter. It is time something was dono to determine the time and place, and for the purpose of setting the ball in motion, we suggeit Indianapolis as the place, and Thursday, the fifteenth of .May, as the time. What say our Demo eratic contemporaries, and onr Democratic. friends in different parts of the District? Let us hear from you. If yeu prefer a different time and place, say so, and we will be governed by a majority. Wont you buy a Hat! Njw's the day and now's the hour to decorate the outward man. This is the season when all nature robes herself in new and glorious habiliments. Man can find no brighter example for his guide. A well dr...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 20 March 1851

M AN ACT surrendering the right of tcmy to raüromj companies across swamp lends. Sxctio5 I. Be it enacted by the General Assenbly of the State of Ind. iin. T ut aar railroad company which passes over any of Lie swamp !aiid donated to t:ie Male ot Indiana. Hi me rear l.-öö aall be autnorixed lo bold and occupy a r ght of way over any of seud Uli U not exceed ii one hundred feet tu width, and that the lite of Indiana, hereby releases 10 am company or companies, said nghi of way, Sec 2. This sc. shall take effect aiad be in force from and after iu DUMONT, Speaker of ihe House of Representatives. JA. H. 1,-A.NE, President of ue Senate. Feb. 13. U51 JOSEPH A WRIGHT AN ACT making general afpropriations for the year 1851. Szctiox 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of. the State of Indiana. That for the purpose of meeting the expense of the Mate government for the year 1961. tue following furo are hereby appropriated, to-wit : for the Genera'. Awnblf. thiriy-oi.e thouaud do.lars ; (or...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 20 March 1851

L Pittshnrgiis morning. He was immediately taken before Judge Irwin, of the United States circuit court, and claimed bv Benjamin S. Rust, agent for Miss R. Byers, of Louisville. Kj., as her property. The Hon. J. . Brady appeared as counsel for the claimant. J. A. Willis, David Beed, and A. M. Burns, Esqrs , appeared as counsel for the defence. William Rt ed, former cuardian of Miss Bvera. testified that the neero escaped in Jane last; he was positive. Rev. Park : A. Collind, preacher, swore he knew him three years as an exhorter in the colored Methodist Church. Rev. ... . 7 , i o i AIT. breen, a colored preacher, knew him in September of 184. Afttr the testimony was taken, and the case fully argued, the judge remanded the prisoner, and he was hand-called and placed in custody of Mr. Rust, agent for the owner. A great deal of feeling was manifested, hut no signs of disorder. From the Terre Haute Journal J The next Congressional Election. " Who will be the democratic candidate for Con...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 27 March 1851

THE INDIANA STATE SENT NEL. WILLI AM J. BROWN, Editor. ) "W "R TS TT T. V $ SEMI-WEEKLY, $4 OO AUSTIN II. BROWN, Publisher. $ . XJ ' $ WEEKLY, t OO VOL. X. INDIANAPOLIS, THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 1851. NO. 43. I VIH V i UTinPL 2 7 VPIVl r i e The great body of the free soilers in the last con1.1 U1 A Jl A lO 1 A 1 Li ULJaN I y LiLi i test voted for Col. Lane, in opposition to Mr. MeDonA GAZETTE OF THE PEOPLE, ' aid, and we presume they would do so again. Mr. Mc-E7-Office in THE SENTINEL BUILDINGS; ' Donald was a faithful and popular representative. Xorth Side Washington, near Meridian St., In the ninth, Dr. Fitch, we presume will be re-nomi-OPPOSITE ODD FELLOW'S HA TJ., ! nated. If t ilents and untiring zeal in the support of the I interests of his district is any recommendation, we are AUSTIN H. BROWN, Publisher, certain Dr. F. has merit; bat we do hope the district convention will not tie up his hands with useless reseluTHE SEMI-WEEKLY EDITION j tions, for the purpose of securing the ab...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 27 March 1851

INDIANA STATE SENTINEL. ' WILLIAM J. BROWN, Editor. j INDIANAPOLIS, MARCH ge, 1851 i Zy It witt be seen by a notice in to-day's issue that , the Democratic County Committee are to hold a meettng on next Saturday, 29th inst., for the purpose of fixi..g a day to hold a County Convention. We hope there j will bo a full attendance. j Pfrrv Tow,HiP.-We are requested to state that t fh. nnir.,u..iri,Pn,nf Prr to.nvhin will hold a ii - j r Convention on the first Monday in April, at the township election prec inct, for the purpose of choking delegates to attend the Democratic County Convention. Congressional Conventions. First District, at Troy, Perry county, on Thürs day. April 17, 1S51. Second District, at Lexington, Scott county, on ! Thursday. April 24. 1S51. ! - ; IjTUe Indiana Statesman savs "the election, of I7;i- j . ... , - . . M ----- ted State Senator fa Ohw and the defeat in Aew Hamp- , shire a ana:' f imyorta.it lessons to the Ditnocracj of mow ths Constitut ion which relates ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 27 March 1851

a r LOCALJTEMS. O" Je.ixy Lind will give one Concert in Indianapolis, provided our citizens can rais six thousand dollars. Can we do it 1 We think it can be done. Those wishing to subscribe for tickets will call at the Sentinel otllce. Terre Haute and Indianapolis Railroad. We art informed that the whole of the iron for laying this road has been received at New Orleans, and that a lrr nnrimn r : i ; . . , , large portion ol it is now being transported from there to this place and Terra Haute. The whole line of the road is graded, and with a strong force on the road this Last ninht and this morning we were visited by a very ' chiefs and the English authorities, and it is stated that summer, it is confidently expected that the road will be I severe snow storm. Very much damage was done to the Hottentots were al -o wavering in their loyalty. Sevntirl mru,A k .wi r, . f n i . tu- i the no'th side of the city by the river. The front tide eral engagements had taken place between the Cafir...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 27 March 1851

llDLAJlai OlAlti Olliil 1 IllUIii ; -i - 1 I An o.iil Snhinnf for a Darnerreotv pist. j - Saturday lt was a dull, drizzling day one ot those day when old Sol has the same excuse tor nonrnmn Muri ilh In ; ItflDlieu erunureuieuis uic . . . a . . With the ..... .... r o Da- ,iM-rcotvtist that hu pale siiter cvnima uas lor a , " L " " "r : ' ., , :;J .'7 ' sumure weetu oi v mow iiuuu, tiaspeu wie cum nanu non-fulfillment of her share of the gas contract. In s.a,ly out on the walk to test the truth of the objec- j of her fatherless daughter. They stood beside the such weather the Sun h not expected to take good j""15- Their first call is on a happy bride and groom, streaiT1) and RS (lM,ir pa,e features were mirrored on Daguerreotypes, nor is the moon in a condition ef- bere loncy-moon is over. its brif?ht S(jrf e (he mohcr weavcd for her daugh. fec?u ÜlT to li-ht the streets; though we believe she Th,c "ew Jj earned couple were sitting together ler a stor. of her dead father's life; reca...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 3 April 1851

J the Indiana state sentinel WILLIAM J. BROWN, Editor. WEEKLY. SEMI -WEEKLY, $4 GO I WEEKLY, .... OO A I ITIH II. BROWN', Publish er. ) VOL. X. INDIANAPOLIS, THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 1851. NO. 44, IVIHAVl QfT,rTJ? KI VT i! A GAZETTE OF THE PEOPLE, C7-OGice ia THE SENTINEL BUILDINGS .Vorth Side near leWtlU. Kt OPPOSITE ODD FEUOW'S HAIX, a - ) : AUSTIN IL B Ii OWN, Publisher. IHK S K M I . W F 17 TT T V r n T T T A W - . u. .u . Ü a a x j as Is published every Wednesday an! Saturday and Tri-Weekly dur- I ny 8 km STTTimT, uuä uvLmuia A YJlAK, Invariab y ii Advaae. THE WEEKLY "EDITION Ia published every Tiiumday, aui is lnuatj to subscribers at the Mlowiug very low ratcsv One Copy, one year.. . . Three Copies, oue year, I'lre Copies, oim year, Ten Copies, (in Ctaha) ue year, (hie Copy, fix moniua. One Copy, ilirce inuntUs t -2 m I cu W W 1 i The Money, in all cases, to accompany snhscripAons, " v person us a Club of Ttm, with cash, al the rale or each, skall have a copy rau for one ear. For a...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 3 April 1851

INDIANA STATE SENTINEL, WILLIAM J. BROWN, Editor. INDIANAPOLIS, APRIL 8, 181. Congressional Conventions. First District, at Troy, Perry county, on Thursday. April 17, 1851. Si cond District, at Lexington, Scott county, on Thursday, April 24. 1851. Sixth District, at Bloomfield, Greene County, on Wednesday, May 21, 1851. The District Convention. Wc suggested in a former number of this paper the fifteenth of May next as the time, and Indianapolis as the place, for holding the Congressional Convention for this district. All the counties, so far as wc have heard, concur as to the time. Johnson connty prefers Franklin as the place, hut Bartholomew is in favor of Indianapo lis; so are Marion, Hancock, Hamilton, Tipton, and Madison, which constitutes a majority. After collecting all the information we have been able to gather and consulting our friends in different portions of the district, we feel authorized to say that the Convention will be. held at Indianapolis on Thursday the 15th ot ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 3 April 1851

A Card. To the Democrctie Electors ef the Fifih Congressional District. Fellow Citimks: You will soon be alle upon to nominate, through your Delegates in Convention, a candidtte who. in case of his election, is to represent you in the thirty-third Congress of the United States. My name, among others, having been mentioned to be brought before the Convention, I beg leave to state, that I shorn! feel gratified to receive the nomination at yoor and that, in the event of mv hoino- th siwc-.-tisfol candidate, I will endeavor to canvass the District with the earnest wish of giving satisfaction to the Democratic voters. To most of my fellow citizens it is well known that I came to the State of Indiana prior to the election of Gen. Jackson in 1S32 that ever since I have been a resident of this Congressional District, and during the ever remarkable contest of 38 10, served you as one of the Democratic Electors, advocating as such (not on'y throughout the whole district but in several other c...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Indiana State sentinel — 3 April 1851

LVD! A N'ASTATE SENTINEL The Ilarniiig Prairie or the Test Oath. BY H. G. CH1PHAS. Late in tht Fall of 1830, Grand Prairie, in Illinois, ; wai burned over one night, and an immense amount ' of damage done to the farmers living in and along ; its edge. Numerous fences were destroyed, and : crops of corn, ready for tbe gathering, were laid j waste : while numberless stacks of gTain and hay, put i up for the winter's use, were set on fire and burnt to ; the ground. The havoc was worse because of (he conflagration'? coming suddenly anil quite unexpect- ; dly; as when the night came on no fire was discern- j ible, and such burnings were invariably perceivable , long before night set in, warning the iarmers to be I prepared. But the evening of this catastrophe, when j tbe sun went down and darkness covered the p-airie, no smoke arose from the southern edge of the plain, nor could any lurid glare be seen resting upon the sky, to indicate the grass was on fire and as it generally took a who...

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