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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 26 May 1855

VOL. 3 . OPELOUSAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 26 MAI, 185-- 5. No. - VOL. 3. OPELOI7SAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 26 MAI, 1855. No. 25. Pliblié tous Irs Saniwdtç matin par JO-L I. RANDOZX & ANDRF INIYNIFR. OPELOUSAS: SAMEDI MNATIN, 26 MAI, 18355 NOS AGENTS. Les personnes suiivantes sont autorisées à collecter et à recevoir des soouicriptions et avis pour le Cour .rir des OpeloIuss, daus leurs villages respectifs: Aertsr;T MARAIlT, St. Martinville, Le. ArT&IIU BULLIMAL, Pont Breaux, Le. A. MILrSPACUGI , Washington, Le. 7 Nous sommes autorised annoncer que M. Pvizrg. (dlit Célestin) Moili.té. est candidat à la place 'l'Assesseur, qu'il occupe maintenant, et que ,oimme t1<l il croit devoir déclarer qu'il est opposé à la secte Kaow Nothiig. Il se recommande à ses aimnia et aunx votans n général. [21 avril. g" Nous sommes autorisés à annoncer MIr. WIL Li.o Mo:i o'. coimne candidat pour la place d'Avocat di D)istrict pour le 15rne District Judiciaire de cet Ert...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 26 May 1855

.LA.e JI.H C.. No. 19, M1.-. A.:. L:.. 4- A.. U NE tenue régulière de cetto R:.. Loge sera tenu le Mercredi, 30 courant, à 4 heures de l'après-midi. Lea frères étrangers sont invités d'assister i la séance. Par mandement du V.- M.'. P. LEONCE IIEBRARD, Secrétaire. Opelousas, 26 lMa, 1855. VENTE PUBLIQUE, Par Auguste Djcean, E'ncantenr. -_ E public est par Je présent informé, que Sj'offrirai en vente publique, par le mi nistère, de Auguste Déjean, encanteur pub lie, dans et pour la Paroisse St. Landry, a ma dernière résidence, dans la ville des Opelou sas, le Samedi, 23 Juin, prochain, 1855, les propriétés ci-dessous décrites, à savoir: SMA DERNIERE RESIDENCE, 4ans la ville des Opelousas, ainsi qu'un MA GASP1f d'Sarii: AMELIORATIONS, située dais.s la rue du Maine. Un Lot Entier. UNE AUTIE MAISON ET UN dans la rue de la Cour, encoignure des rles Maine et King. IT. . 'EGR-E, nommé I4andre, âgé de 32 ans. Un w.iggon et ses accessoires, deux chevaux espagnoles, et quatre mulets américain...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 26 May 1855

VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PARISH OF ST. LANDRY, (Louisiana,) MAY 26th., 1855. NO. 25. . . . . n un |u I n IIM I Ii . ........ _ THE COURIER. PUBLISHlED ON SATURDAY BT JOEL II. SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIEU. Opelousas 3 BATURDAY, MAY 21th., 1855. CON DITIONS. Subscription. for one year. payable in advance three dollars; if paid at the end of the years four dol lars. No subscription will be received for a.period less than one year A subscriber wishing to dis. continue, must give a written notice to that effect, and settle up all arrearages. .dvrertiein*:-For one square not exceeding the space ot ten lines. one dollar for the firstmnsertion. and fifty cents for each subseqfent insertion. Longer advertisements will be charged accordingly, All the advertisements will be inserted in french andengh~sh until ordered out, or until the editors shall judge it convenient to discontinue the publi nation. A liberal deduction made on advertisements in sorted for long perilod. No advertisement or subscripti...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 26 May 1855

F.IBLIiS,)D EVERY SArTCRDAY MOINING BY OEL II. SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIER. Opelousas : SATURDAY, MAY 26th., 1855. QOU AGENTS. The following gentlemen are authorized to collect and receive subscriptions and advertiseimrea for the Opdousas Courier, in their respective towns: AvocsTr M.RAIRm, St. Martinsville, (La.) ARiTCR BICLIxuD. ]lreaux's Bridge, (La.) ,.A. ILu.LarPVGII, Washington, (La.) We are authorized to announce that PIEnnE IMotrLLC (alias C4lestin Mouillb.) is a candidate for the office of Assessor, he occupied last year. Election to take place in november next, and that as such he believes it his duty to announce that he is opposed to the Know-Nothings' Sect. He re commends t·imnself to his friends and the public. [Opeloutsas., Feb. 17th., 1855. g' .Ve are authorized to announce Mr. Wu.iLAM MIorrow as a candidate for the office of District At torney for the 15th Judicial District of this State, at the election in November 1855. Opelousas, May 19th., 1855 SALES OF NEXT WEEK...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 2 June 1855

VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 2 JUIN, 1855.t VOL. 3. OPELOIJSAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 2 JUIN, 1855. No. 2G. Publié tous les Samedis mutin par JOEL H. SANDOZ & ANDRE MEYNIER. OPELOUSAS SAMEDI MATIN, 2 JUIN, 1866. NOS AGENTS. Les personnes suivantes sont autorisées collecter et à recevoir des souPciptions et avis pour le Cour rWe des Ope1lesrem dans leurs villages respectifa: A(gfrU5rR MARAIRT, St. Martuinville, Le. AnnrTI BL.IARD, Pont Breaux, Le. A. MILP»&OaR, Washington, U. Q Nous sommes autorisé à annoncer que M. PIzRE (dit Célestin) Moi.s.6. est candidat à la place d'Assesseur; quil occupe maintenant, et que comme tel il croit devoir déclarer qu'il est opposé à la secte Kiow Nothing. Il se recommande à ses amis et aux votansen gdénéral. [21 avril. y Nous .sodines autorisés à annoncer Mr. WIL tAMu Mourou comme candidat pour laplace d'vocpt de District pour le 15me District Judair de cet ltat, àTrélection de Novembre 1855. Opelousam, 19 Ma...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 2 June 1855

CRONSTADT, REVEL, &c. Nous lisonsi. dans une correspondance de St-PF torsbourg, adressée à l] Patrie: "On a rasué et nivelé Cronstadt. Il ne reste pitlu dab cette ville, qui abritait autrefois plus de f0,000 Ames, que les édifices publics: églises, oaerneu,.ih pitaux, fonderies, prisons, &c., tout le reste a éU dé moli Ce n'est plus qu'un vaste champ, ou, ai vous l'aimez mieux, un embryon de ville où 40,000 hom mes vont camper pour dfenidre cette clé de la Né vs que les Russes sont déterminés à défendre, coûte que coûte. Un camp retranché a été établi à Oranienbaum, qui est sur la rive gauche. " Partout on a requis, au nom de la loi, tous les individus qu'on ,& po trouver, et on les a occupés tont l'hiver à élever des retranchemens en terre. Les moldats eux-mêmes travaillent aux terrassemens fandant lm heures où ils ne sent pas employés aux exercices militaires. En Finlande, en CQVrlande et on Livonie, le gouvernseint a obligé lespaysans à, préter leur concours pour défe...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 2 June 1855

VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PARISH OF ST. LANDRY, (Louisiana.i) JUNE 2nd., 1855, NO, 26. oIt ) - 6 & S . . _ L . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . , . . . ll I I I . . m i m H l u n a _ n i ' ~ m n i n r i m m m n n m m i i ~ ' . m -. n n u i - THE COURIER. PiBLt.IHED ON SATURDAY 3t OEiL H. SAN.DOZ & ANDREW MITYIER. ----- - - - -._ Opelousas : SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd., 1855. CONDITIONS. * Subecripteon, for one year, payable in advance three dollars; if paid at the end of the year, four dol bars. No subscription will be received for a period less than one year. A subscriber wishing to dis continue, must give a writte notice to that effect end settle up all arrearages. .ddenrtising:-For one square not exceeding the space of ten lines, one dollar for the irst insertion, and fifty centsfor each subsequent insertion. Longer advertisements will be chaWed accordingly. All the advertisements will be inserted in french and english until ordered out, or until the editors shall judge it convenient to disc...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 2 June 1855

FP3LBS3HD YVaRY SATURDAY MORNIIG BY JOEL H. SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIER. Opelousas : SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd., 1855. OUR AGENTS. The following gentlemen are authorized to collect and receive subacriptions and advertiter,,T,, - for the Opelouaas Cmorier, in their respective towns: ARTHUR IBrLLIARP. lheaux's Bridge. (La) A. MiLLSPAriGn , Washington, ILa. 0 We are au horized to announce that PIE.Rnr: ]MOrILLE (alias Celestin Mouilli.) is a candidate - etio.n fake place in november next, and thai .ýBch f.a.teiit o.it tr i' tbce that he =ý i.O~pc to thd Kno '-ýRtlftings.'Sect'. He re commend, i-.eltf to his friends and the public. . Opelours, geb. 17th., 1855. W1"Ve are authorized to announce Mr. WILLIAM MouTro as a candidate for the office of District At torney ftor the 15th Judicial District of tbis. Sete, at the election in November 1855. Opelousas, Xay 1th., 1855 SALEs OF NEXT WEEK.--.he following sales will ,take place to-day and next week : To-day, by the Sher'ff, at the Court-House. th...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 9 June 1855

c ' . . r= --VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Lo'siane,] 9 JUIN , 1855.N. 2 VOL. 3. ".. OPELOUSAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 9 JUIN, 1855. NVo. 27. ï.nunfml. -anM..n' "Uoï- · n n· , ... . " ·... .. Immo ni i m umnnu n mgum -- - -i---«--™» ---I«- -`.:. _ ,_Jl rPublii tous les Same(lis matin par JOEL II. SANDOZ & ANDRE MEYNIER. OPEIOUSArS AS SAMEDI MATIN, 9 JUIN, 1865. NOS AGENTS. Les personnes suivantes sont autorisées à collectes et à rccevoir des souscriptioys et avis pour le Cour rier Jdc Opclousas, dans leurs villages respectifa: AcU'sL't MABRAnr, St. Martinville, Le.' AR.TBI H i'LLuJ.a, Pont Breaux, Le. A. MILPSPAU'II, Washington, Le. Dy Nous sommes autorisé à annoncer que M. PiEKait (dit Célestin) MorILi., est candidat à la place d'Assesseur. qu'il occupe maintenant, et que comme tel il croit devoir déclarer qu'il est opposé à la secte KIIow Nothing. Il se secommande à sê amis et aux votansen général. [21 avril. gg Nous sommes autorisés à annoncer Mr. WIL LI...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 9 June 1855

CONTRASTE. SLa masse des électeurs "Aucune cgdE dam le libre exercice du religieuse ne àrat - droit de suffrage, et le pou- née, comme qUlifieotion voir qui nomme, doivent nécessaire à uQ ei..en les exclure (le Catholi. charge d, i empIb-! ques) de tous les emplois lic ou de confiane so~u du gouvernement, quels l'empire de la Constitu que soient, d'ailleurs, les tion des Etats-Unis." départements dont dépen- [Constitution.] dentleudite plces." Taos. S. FLOURNOY, Candidat know-nothing au ége«ubernaterial de la Virginie. 917 Les B»-w.Nothings ne reculent déail dément devant aucuns moyens, quelque ré préhensiblesqu'ils paissent être, pour faire triompher dans les élections les candidats de leur choix. L'élection qui a eu lieu le 5 de ceomois à Louisville, dans le Kentucky, vient4d'l four nir une nouvelle preuve. Le Louisville Democrat du 7, nous fait un triste tableau des désordres qui ont eu lieu à cette occasion : Aux scrutins des 1er et 2uq arrondissemeBa, toute personne opposée à l...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 9 June 1855

VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PARISH OF ST. LANDRY, (Louisiana,) JUNE 9th., 1855. NO. 27. PUDLISWKD Oi SATURaAY I? OEL if. SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIEI. Opelousas : SATURDAY, JUNE 9th., 1855. CONDITIONS. Subscription, for one year, payable in avbanee three dollars; if paid at the end of the year, four dol lars. No subscription will be received for a period less than one year. A subscriber wishing to dis continue, must give a written notice to that effect, and settle up all arrearages. ..doertisrg:-For one square not exceeding the space of ten lines, one dollar for the first insertion. and fifty cents for each subsequent insertion. Longer advertisements will be charged accordingly. All the advertisements will be inserted in french and english until ordered out, or until the editors shall judge it convenient to discontinue the publi -ation. A liberal deduction made on advertisements in. serted for long period. No advertisement or subscription will be stopped until all the arrearages are paid, unl...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 9 June 1855

PUBLITsHED EVERY SATURDAY MORNING BY JOEL H. SAN]DOZ & ANDREW MEYNIER. Opelousas : SATURDAY, JUNE 9th., 1855. IBhoAM.--With heartfelt regret we have here to notice the commission of a crime of the kind in our Parish. The perpetrator of the deed, HORACE G. I OUXG, f thela nvidual C mftM5ighe W residence the State of Mississippi. During the month of February last, having previously visited this Par ish, in the Autumn of 1854, ulder, what might be considered very favorable circumstances, through his - ,i..tb,,g manners, mwde a victim ae' a pectaes lady of our comfmmity, as the sequel will prove. etdime :durin the month of FebruaFy last, after hje . g complied with the requisites of thO law, hey was "daly married. After having remained. hert several mionths with his new spouse and no d4ulit 'earing deteition, he was induced to decamp. p: Re left Opelousas early in the mouth of May,lrging, sa an exmuse, that he had some business of linportaitce to transact in the State of Mississippi...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 16 June 1855

VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PARISH OF ST.' LANDRY, (Louisiana,) JUNE 16th., 1855. NO. 28. THE COUBElR. PUBLISHED on SATURDAY RBY JOEL II. SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIER Opelousas a SATURDAY, JUNE 16th., 1855. OONDITIONI. Subscription, for one year, payable in advance three dollars; if paid at the end 4 the year, four dol lars. No subscription will be received for a period less than one year. A subscriber wishing to dis continue, must give a written notice to that'ffect, and settle up all arrearages. Advertising:-For one square not exceeding the space of ten lines, one dollar for the first insertion. and fifty cents for each subsequent insertion. Longer advertisements will be charged accordingly. All the advertisements will be inserted in freach and english until ordered out? or until the editors shall judge it convenient to discontinue the publi cation. A liberal deduction made on advertisements in serted for long period. No advertisement or subscription will be stopped until all the arrearages...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 16 June 1855

?CBLUSHED' EVERY 8ATORDAY MORNING BY JDEL I , SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIER. Opelousas : SATURDAY, JUNE 16th., 1855. 0...E 1O NEXI WEFK.-The following sale will take place next week. On Thursday, 21st instant. by Evte. Debaillon, auctioneer, a splendid plantation of 1000 acres of land, with all the buildings and improvements thereon erected, a swamp land and four slaves. T" At the solicitation of some friends of the unobrtunate famlily, wc republish the following arti cec, with a few necessary corrections: tho.Ar .-With heartfelt regret we have here to rroticethe commission of a crime of the kihd in our iarish. The perpetrator of the deed, IIORACE G. IL)RING, is the individiud claiming heretofore as his residence the State of Mississippi. During the month of February last, having previously visited this Par ish, in the Autumn of 1851, under, what might be considered very favorable circumstances, tbrY-gl hi insinuating manners, made a victim of a respectable lady of our community, as t...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 16 June 1855

VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 16 JUIN, 1855. No. 28. Net eGlIt('*t' ruide tous les Samedis matin par J.OEL H. SANDOZ & ANDRE MEYNIER. OPELOUSAS s SAMEDI MATIN, 16 JUIN, 1856. NOS AGENTS. Les perponnes suivantes sont autorisées à coll«ct«r Mt à recevoir des souscriptions et avis pour le Cour vier des Opdousas, dans leurs villages respecUi: ArnosTvr MAItAIST, St. Nartinvile, Le. ARTIOR BULLIARD, l'ont Bresax, Le. A. MILPSPAUGI, Washington, Le. y7 Nous sommes autorisé h annoncer que M. PIERRE (dit Cdlestin) MouILLé, est candidat à la place d'Assesseur. qu'il occupe maintenant, et que comme tel il croit devoir déclarer qu'il est opposé à la secte Know Nothing. Il se recommande à ses anis et aux votans en général. [21 avril. 19 Nous sommes autorisés à annoncer Mr. WIL IMà MOUTON comme candidat pour la place d'Avocat de District pour le t6me District Judiciaire de cet Etat, à l'élection de Novembre 1855. Opelousas, 19 Mai 1855. VrNTE LA SEMAINE PROCHAINE.- I n'y...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 16 June 1855

Onze fiancée.s pour un futur.-II ya quelques jours, deux jeunes filles du vi ge de Cheviot, (Ohio,) se rencontrent dan un magasin de Cincinnati. On s'abordi-de air faussement enchanté de deux amies intimes qui se cachaient l'une de l'autre, et, faisant contre fortune bon cSur, on procède en com .Juba@ abchats que l'on Avait J'iatuention bien arrêté de faire seule. Bientôt, chacune des deux,acheteuses gst frappée de la coïnci denouce abdiKl de< doix de sa compagne avec les siens propres. Il y a là évidemment plus qu'une simple harmonie de goûts; une cir cImBIfl^ftrcuîëî c eé6crèTe peurTieïl' Iexpl¶quqaÊlb *»eg fimilitude absolue uahas. Sans se rien dire encore, on conimenée & soupçonner de part et d'au tre qta'il ainariage sous jeu. La plus ex pansive aisie enfin échapper sôn secret, an ans <aire préde6r ta confidence de tout"-s iecommendations d'usage en pareille occa sion. Eh bien, chèretwisqu'tl fuitevoas l'avuer oui, je me maric.-Ah! et aves..?-Oh, chère! avec Vhonnmme ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 23 June 1855

VOL.3. OPELOUSAS, PARISH OF ST. LANDRY, (Louisiana,) JUNE 3d., 1855. O. 29. 3. OPELOUSAS, PARISH OF ST. LANDRY, (Louisiana,) JUNE 23d., 1855. THE COURIER. PUBLISHED ON SATUrDAY BY JOEL H. SANDOZ &. ANDREW ENYNIER. Opelousas $ SATURDAY, JUNE 23d., 1855. CONDITIONe. Subscription, for one year, payable in advance three dollars; if paid at the end of the year, four dol lars. No subscription will be received for a period less than one year. A subscriber wishing to dis continue, must give a -rritten notice to that effect, and settle up all arrearages. Advertising:-For one square not exceeding the space of ten lines, one dollar for the first insertion. and fifty cents for each subsequent insertion. Longer advertisements will be charged accordingly. All the advertisements will be inserted in french andenglish until ordered out, or until the editors shall judge it convenient to discontinue the publi cation. A liberal deduction made on advertisements in serted for long period. No advertis...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 23 June 1855

TVBL1¶IID EVERY SiTt RDtJY MORNINGI fY JOEL H. SANDOZ & ANDREW MEYNIER. Opelonsas : SATURDAY, JUNE 23d., 1855. SALES OF NEXT WEEK.-- The following oales will take place, one this week and the other next week: On Saturday 23d instant, in Opelousas, by Auguste DNjean, auctioneer, two Town ,ota, situated in Opelousas, with the Build ings and Improvements thereon erected, a Negro.Man, Wagon, Horses and Mules. On Tuesday, 26th instant, at Prairie Gros Cherreuil, by Ulysse Gaberel, auctioneer, a Tract of Land, with the Buildings and Im provements thereon erected, 7 Slaves, Horses, Horned Cattle, Furniture, &c., &c. For other particulars, see advertisements. ELctcnow.-On Saturday last, an election took place at the Court House of this Town, in order to electa Constable, for our Ward. 108 votes were polled, and the election resulted as follows: Louis Ldopold Borld, 55 votes. Edmond Bagneris, 46 votes. Hilaire Desessarts, 6 votes. Scattering, I vote. Consequently, Mr. Bouttd was ...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 23 June 1855

. 3 OPELOSAS, PAROISSE ST.LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 23 JUIN, 1 855. VOL. 3. OPELOUSAS, PAROISSE ST.-LANDRY, [Louisiane,] 23 JUIN, 1855. No. 29. Publié tous les S<rmdis matin par JOEL H. SANDDoZ & ANDRE MEYNIER. OPELOUSAS i SAMEIl M, AT'N, 23 JUIN, 1855. NOS AGENTS. Les peronnes isivantei mont autoriiées à collecter et a .recevoir des aouuliptiolns et avis pour le Cour rir <,s (a rpIowr,, dans t.lurs villages respectifs: .Acslfrb. MAAIFtw, St. Martinville, Le. ARiur'R lrU.i.iARi, Pont Bieaux, le. A. Mu.rsr.\n';u, Washington, Le. ûy » niu ii. r uNtoris à aannoncer que M. Piaicu (dlit Cdlestii,) Moi ir.ré. est candidati la placu d'A.sesseur. qu'il occupe maintenant, et que eninme tel il croit devoir déclarer qu'il est opposé & lnsecte Know Nothing. Il se recommande ses amuiset aux votansen général. [21 avril. ( Nousn ommies i torisés à annoncer Mr. WIL tIaS MOuTON connme candidat pour la place d'Avoeat de District po ur le IéSe District Judiciaire de eat Etat, a l'éectiou de N...

Publication Title: Opelousas Courier, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Opelousas courier. — 23 June 1855

LA MONNAIE D'UNE PIECE.-CeS derniers, un avocat plaidait une cause=de vant un.juge qu'il est inutile de nommeri-a roise de.. On remarquait, dans la façon dont il conduisait l'affaire de son client, une très grande animation, beaucoup d'emportement, et on les rapportait à une vieille haine exis* tant entre le juge et le plaideur. - Bientôt le juge, appelé à résumer les fait de la cause, le faisait avec calme, lorsqu'un bruit se fit entendre au dehors. Ce bruit n'était autre que le braiment d'un âne, qui venait, ainsi, mêler sa voix fort insolemment à celle de la magistrature. Ce n'était point là du similia smnulibus ; à Dieu fe plaise que nous nous permettions semblable asser tion : c'était plutôt une application nouvelle du vieux proverbe : les extrêmes se touebat. A cette étourdissante interruption, le juge s'arrêta, au beau milieu de sa charge, et de manda quelle était la cause de ce fracas. L'avocat saisit, au vol, cette occasion d'ex ercer sa verve satyrique, et il répondit auss...

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