ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Evening Star Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 145,861 items from Evening Star, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
145,861 results
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 30 March 1855

WILLI* BELL Down ia yonder shadowed valley, Where the deslh tide's water* roll. Where hofe phantoms ever daily, With the fleeung, famtiag soul ; \Vh< x4 the hvmn of death is waking In ih* gloo'm with measured swell? Thiiher went, oar heart-strings breaking, Little, loving Wiltte Bell. All th? sprinrtime played he glauly, With the *unbeams from the sky? In the snmmer watched he sadly All the spring flow'r? fade and die ; And be wandeied by the brook side, Where the gushing waters fell? Where the angei* sang at night tide Mns:c low to Willie Bell. But when summer bln*$o?n* faded, And the autumn leave* flew When the gentle buds were *haded by the snow wreatba from on nign, Then a voice ci me down from Heaven, Like the waves in winding shell, And an angel crown w?? given, To i-i* brow of Mi lllie bell. folded tneaa his hanls of whiteness, ??r the marble, lifers breast; ^ -? While iwcH strains from harps of brightness Welcomed hun to heavenly rest; And the eyes of bine were closii g r...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 31 March 1855

THE EVENING STAR PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAYJ At the Star Building, corner Pennrj/tvan** avenue and Eleventh street, By W. D. WALLACH, WUi be Krrcd in aubacritaea in the citiea or Wuh taftnn, Georgetown, Alexandria, Baltimore and Philadelphia, at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agent*- To mail rabacribera the ntbMription price ia THREE DOLLARS AND FIFTY CENTS a year In ikImwi, TWO DUL LARS for 8IX MONTHS, and ONE DOLLAR for THREE MONTHS. coptsa on OBIT. fliPTTDiO r.. THE WEEKLY STAR. VOL. V. WASHINGTON, D. C., SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 1855. NO. 699. } Thia eicaftant taming a O^-Caaa, utauajly m u*ac 0&- Single copiaa (in wrappara) aaa at titt eoatiter, fautediaialy aftar tba papar. Pnca?tuu cajm. roaTKAaraaa wbo act m %gmm mM ba }a C02?mi**.oo of twenty p?r ?nat. T ? SPANISH MIXTURE. Tk'?0mt P*,,a*' U? Blood! Hot ft PftptitU of Mercury la it J *?*>! for Scrofuta. King's Evil Obstinate Cutaneous Eruption* ?inp.?? or Pustules on the ftws, Blotchy Boil* C...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 31 March 1855

ev kving STAR J WASHINGTON PITY: 1 lATUBDAT Arrnwoo* Xareh 81. j " ' ? C7" Ai>vMiTia?M*im should be handed fa by 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may *ot appear until the next day. SPIE1T OF THI MOBHIHO PRESS The Union replies to an assault in the New York Times upon the Administration. The Tim*y Insists that the President fails to carry cut his purposes, and the Union refute, its alh|ttkm of instances to prove that aMertion Tiie offloiai editor in so doing takes oooaaon to hold the Timet np to publio reprehension, for onoouraging Kossuth to malign the Presi dent and the United States in writing of our Cuba question, saying in the oourse of his ar ticle: "Itig from a newspaper oootrolled by sach ?entiments that we may naturally expect the ?M7t.S!*aluvup<m ?T#rJ P'Mident of the United Mates whose administration is an ex ponenr. of republicanism. No matter how base' the invention, so that it will furnish a pretext for abase and for exaggeration, it is put into immediate circulatio...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 31 March 1855

gKVKNINO STAR. Local Intelligence. Th* first dat or April bu been long cel ebrated u a day of amassment The name i? from the Latin word aperio to open?as the ?pring season then bursts upon us The Sax ?ns oat led it Kostermonath. aa it vii the period of their worahip of the Goddess Oeater. The Romans consecrated the firat daj of April t Venus Hone quotes from an al manac printed 95 years since. in England, among otheri the fallowing line : 44 The firat of April some do My Is set apart to: All-fuoU day, But why the people call it so SNor I, nor tUcy U?*nk*lve*, do knew; ut on Hue day are people tent n {.nrpo?e for pure merriment. ? ? ? ? ? But lis a thing to l>e disputed, Which is the greatest fool reputed The one that innoc>TiUy went. Or he that bun designedly sent." The disappointment of the satyrs, who want to a river to see Venes bathe, as related by Grid, may have had something to do with the <(foola" part In eonneotion with it, and that part attributes to this story the...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 31 March 1855

jooirnw! bd * boh scrrLaxairv.J Wfca lw? Avidia UMga, On* Hill, ? H*Doo<ugti,aad Ooabto Cabtns, loerffin, ? mdee iii bvk, ooee a ?wt 0>v?*jjtao Monday ?* 4 ? ? Arriv* *tOrlflla ? t~? :*] by ? p m Leave IrilBa Tom lay at 6 V^1 _ A?rH*? a C >via?to? mm? <ky? bfj i m ?Hi Fsaai Ly Uiooia. by Flat Hock, lo Wkw Hoom 14 mile* ?ad buk ouo- a weak Leave Lythonla Friday at ? an Art'ft at Vguite U ?>?<? MM day by 11 m L*ave White doaH Friday at 1 p m Amwat Lythonia rame day by 6pm 6414 From LyQicuia to l?ock bridge, 0 mlbc and beck onee a w?x Leav- Lythonia Vuura'ay at 7a m Arriveat Bockbridga same days by 9 am. Laavn ftockbndge Thursday at 10 a m Ar#ve at Lythonia ?ame days by IS m ?4L6 IrtMBtcna Moontiin, by YaUw River and bwwt Wftw to LavrtnotTllk, IK DiiM and back, ai& time; a we** Laav- Stone i-ountain, daily, exoept Sunday, at 7 a a Arriv ? at Lawreacaville tame day* by 11 a m : Laava Law renae villa daily, eioept Sunday, at 13 Arrive al Stone Mountain same days by ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 April 1855

? i ' i - VOL. V. WASHINGTON, D. C., MONDAY, APRIL 2, 1855. THE EVENING STAR PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY.) At tk* Star Building, corner Pennsylvania ?>imk im and K/sventk street, ?T W. D. WALLACB, WUI be aareed in subscribers in the cities of Wufa. ^*tn,? C**rtown, Alexandria, Baltimore tuid Philadelphia, at SIX AND A QUA ITER CENTS, (ayehle weekly to the Am|?. To mall subscribers fee subse*pcian price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIFTY CENTS a year |n advance, TWO DOL LARS for SIX MONTHS, and OYE DOLLAR for THREE MONTH* 0^^ co?u ^ flam - oajrr CARTER'S SPANISH MIXTURE. Th. a,Mt P.rta.r ,t t*. b,?<k, I Hot a PartiftW of Ktrcory 1b It! 2?- ?c ">? Blotobss, BoS Sore Ryes, Ring Worn er Tetter, Bosdd v^!'. 'pjyg'a^R^and Pain of the Bon?s and Ln??J! 7^?^' "/Phytic Disorder*, lumbago, 8pinal Complaints, ant all the Unssui artneg from en Injadirioas nee of M*r~urv, Im P**d mrm u. i tfe, or Impurity of the Blood. r2L!S,l*'liM"dta^whteh hM beoomeoel* bnted for the number of ax...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 April 1855

EVENING STAR. ? * ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? * WASill NQTON PITY; MOID AI AFTKXJOON ApiilS., TT A d v uti mourn! should be banded in by 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may sot appear until the next day. 8P1B1T OF TEB MOtLKISQ PRESS The Imelhgencerl this morning, gracefully aoknowiedgea that the Union hu the best of it in their controversy over the affair of the arrest of Consular- Agent Thorn peon at Sagua la Grande, though still taking occasion to sneer at the official journal. By waj of ao ooonting for its (ve take it for granted pre tended) ignorance as to the locality of Sagna | la Grande, the editor says : "In regard to the geographical fact of the existence of a port called ?Sagua la Qrande,' the Union is statistical and leaf?ed. The offioial papsr is very positive that snoh a place exists in the Island of Cuba, and gives an ex hibit of the amount of sugar and ooffee ex ported and the number of vessels trading te it iagua la Grande must, therefore, have a real ity as well as a name, and...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 April 1855

KVt.'NIN<; STAR. Local Intelligence. School o? Dssio* ?The closing exercises of the winter term of the Metropolitan Me ebonies' Sohool of Art and Design took placs em Friday evening An appropriate addraui vu delivered by Prof. Whitaker, the prinoi pal of the school Ho Ant spoke of his own relation to th< sohool, of the unusual interest manifested bj tbo vtpils, and said that, although the nam her in attendanee had been less than the pro eoding winter term, yet the result of their bors had been of a highly satisfactory an<i pleasing character, displaying, in many tu< stances, a rapid advancement in individuals who, hitherto, had knows little or nothing of art. lie next spoke o( the relation existing be. tween Scionce and Art, and showed the de pendenoe of one upon the other; said that al though Science may make deep ressarches may develope many hidden mysteries, maj disoover new truths, yet when she wishes te delineate theee facts, sho must eall to her aid the manipulatio...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 April 1855

EVENING STAR. from m war. WHAT THOU ABT LIX1 rm* art like a sunlight ray at mora, pore, glancing, bright and true. When ftrni iti kiss awaktw the flower* bathed in j^ltfring dew; Ttoa art lik** tilt; low tweet melody that tremble* thro the tree*. Thou art like the dewy fragrance borne on every patting breeae; TVm aro like the ?otteat whlsper at the dancing, qatve.ing leave* ; fhoo art like the ftunteat miraar of the willow when it gn'vea ; Tboa art like the glancing of a bird?the wavtag of bright wing*, Aad like to all that1* beaudful, of bright and glo rtoas thing*. Tbot art like the twttight shad** that fall ao aoTOy on the **a ; Thoa art like the minting of bright waves with ocean'a melody; Thou art like the evening star that gleam* upon the folded flowers, And like the tofi- winged xepbyr aa It float* through perfumed bower*; TTiou art like a haunting ujuhIc strain that thrilla the bum an heart. With tones so wildly Fwect and sad aa makes the wnrm team start; TBoo art lik?* th. ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 April 1855

the evening star pr-BLLSIIED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEIT SUNDAY.) ^ tU building, ronur Ptnn*ilvam?* ar?nu? and E'tvtrtK stmt. By W. D. WALLAtR, WT1 be *rr d to mbecriier* In the eitire of Waah tnjion, CeorgeWWe, Alexandria, Baltimore and r'adelptua, at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, pynbla weekly to the Afwiii- To mall mibecribcra ^ mbMJiptiAn price la THREE DOLLARS AND flFTY CENTS a yw in advance, TWO DOL LAfi eiJC MONTHS, and ONE DOLLAR liT THSEE MONTHS. {J^-SisaLa cortaa curt curr. VOL. V. washington, D. C., TUESDAY, APRIL 3. 1855. no. 701. the weekly 6TAK. T^ua rxcetleal Family aad Kwrt J >uri*'?m taintnf a frxausr variety sf interacting reading that can be fband m any other?to pcWiahed on Saturday ?..$1 XI 5 ?-* ?. f1 ? ? IS Oi m Single copy, par annnm TO Tea do. Twentr d? {fc^Caaa, mnum i la aavaaea. Q&- Single coplm (In wrappwm) caa be pwcvr-4 at the counter, unniodlfttAly after the m?m? U Uu papor. Pnoa?aaasa CMrra. PoaTMitTcaa who n~ ? m-nta wtl he allow 4 a cotnai.jwioa .?f ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 April 1855

evening star. WASHINGTON PITY: TUESDAY ITTKBHOOH April 3 ZIT Advertisements should be handed in by 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not appear until the next day. SP1B1T OP THE MOUSING PRESS The Intelligencer rejoices that there seems to be a procpeot that Spain will asaent to some arrangemen' by which her relations with the 17. 8 Government arising out of Cuban af fair* may be settled by the island authorities, avoiding the irritating and dangerous delay which is now incident to their settlement. The editor in his comments on the aubjeot, says: '-The value of seme adequate arrangement mast be apparent to all, by which mutual ex planationi would often lead to the speedy set tlement of an apparent wrong instead of wait ing for months?with the aggra vated exasper ation which private interest or sinister de signs may ffive to an open misunderstanding ?the remote action of the Government at Madrid?a government habitually deliberate in its treatment of diplomatic questions, though it h...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 April 1855

Local Intelligence. Citt Copmcilt?Board of Aldtrmtn ? This bodv met lMt night at the usual hoar, the president. Mr 11 ill, in the chair. Bills from the lower Board were laid before the Board, and disposed cf u follows : A hill appropriating $500 for purchase of npparaftsa for the American Fire Company; ri/crred to the ire departmenteommittee A hill to oontinae the improvement of Ver mont avenue between 12th and 0 street!; re ferred to the improvements committee A hill for the relief of G. W. Uttermuhle; referred to oommittee on olaima A hill to amend an act entitled an net for the relief of Wm K Kiley ; referred to the finance o mm ttee An eel to authorise the rebuilding of a b:i<Ly in the Seventh Ward; passed. AM an act appropriating $750 for the pur chase of hoee for the Northern Liberty Fire Company; referred to the fire department oommittee. The ohair laid before the Board invitations from the President of the Perseverance Fire company, and R. J. Falconer, to witnees the tria...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 April 1855

EVENING STAR. [Mini sraa. AEBIA ?r m. clat rinu. Come tack a.ain, unearthly dr "am! Let me yet feel thy heavenly beam? Patb? my soni u i? * stream Of heavenly lgbt: hack again 1 why mock me to * Oh, life la dark and full of woe, Its fading lights mil dimmer grow? Come back again! "Where hadstthoa birth? Voc in this brain Racked by toil, due-* and pain, fhnckltd b it* fleshv chains? vV tieace comet tboa t I* , hi rain ! I've anight to trace Ttuae linage in the human ra e; No charm of woman's form or face Is like to thine. I see thee no*-?God ! what a light Path b rst upr>n my dizxy sight ? And now 'us past?oh ! is it right To mo k roe so Ah! why ?o softly dost tbou glUe Opofi my thought*' dark i-oeblsd tide? Art thou to he my spi it'* biide Revoud the tomb? O! that thrilling angel glance; O: th-sdeep, <fe iciwis iranee; How my lingering bosom pants To cla^p thee here ! I know thee uow; that mi ty liand Doth beckon n e, a? wiiha wand, Far off to the Spirit L.-rnd? Oh, >ad on!...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 April 1855

THE EVENING STAR PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, lEXCETT 8LNDAY,) fa the Star Buitti'vg. ronrfr Pennsylvania avtnue and E'nenth By W. O. WAI,!.ACn, fTO be *nr ?I to pitherril.rr* in the cilios of W^ab Georgetown, AlfTindria. ftaltimore and at SIX AND A QUARTER CENT?, p?&t>k- weekly to the A*?>nfs. To miil subscriber* tot ?ul?cfiction price is TflHKC DOLLARS AND riFTV tENTS a year In c'ranrc, TWO DOL LAR$ fcr SIX MONTHS, and ONE DOLLAR fcr THREE MONTHS. &jKS(xole copm 0*1 C**T. VOL. V. WASHINGTON, D WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 1855. NO. 702. THE WEEKLY STAR. Thi- ucilNA Family ani N-wt Journal?o* Mining .1 great't variety ui uiieroaung readmr than can be r>uritl ui any other?it publicbe*4 <<? Saturday 1H. Single copy, prr annum .. |1 4S TO CLCBa. Fire copi??.?? 5 0) Ten do 6 l-*? Twe?ty u 00 (Z/-('asa, mvaE;iit.t m A?vanrc. (fcy- Sinrie copier (ir. wrapper*) can be procured at Uta counter, immediately after the tame of tiie paper. Trice?rnaaa emu. ro?TM48TKEf who art a? ame...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 April 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON PITY: W3IHES3&Y ATrSR^Ogy April 4. ?7* ADVSETI3E3TSXT3 should be banded In Vy 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they isay net appear until the next day. SPIRIT OF THE MOFHIIfQ P3ES3. The Intelligencer pnb!i:hes extracts from various foieign papars bearing on Concha's communications to the Sfnnish Government relative to Cuban aCoirs and the acticn cf the Certea on the dispatches in question. The editor doubt* the accuracy of the representa tions is question so far as the action of the Cortes is concerned, proposing to wait for the Madrid papers to get at the truth of the ac counts We take this to mean that he does not believe that tho policy of froeing all the slaves in Cuba has beta avowed by the Span l?h Government The substance of thees ex tracts has already bean published in IheiSizr, except the following, via : "Fur a lcDg tiiae past Gen. Concha had a presentiment of this conspiracy, from the as rasrinaticn cf tb- man who hal taken L^pci (Castaneda) ai d the...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 April 1855

n EVENING STAR. Local Intelligence. Til Great Foar.snr Case ? Yesterday, ift?r we went to preas, it was definitely asctr taiacd that much " paper" which had lately b?en pot upon many partite by Col. Lewis Littlepage Taj lor. of Missisaippi, for some jitri paat a elerk in the office of the First Comptroller of the Treaanry wm forged. On Saturday night last suspicion was fin*, a roused, and the forger left the ci'y clandestinely on Monday mornirg it ia supposed. It waaonly yoaterday. however, that the fact of his crime wa? definitely ascertain*}. The forged paper oensisted of many of his own motea purporting to be endorsed by tha Hon. Jefferson Davis, and other paper purporting to b? orders from e'.erka on tha disbursing agents of the bureaa to which each ia attached, for their salaries-? drawn in advance of tha time when dae It is supposed by some that the amount of his forgeriea ia aa 1 ar<<? as twenty or thirty thou tend dollars. This we do not believe, as after dae inquiry, ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 April 1855

EVENING STAR. couhaoe. rr iaRBT cormvai.t.. Cnangrf Nothing caa withstand % Long a wroupU, undaunted land! If the heart* within her Tn??- wo ttiem* Ives and ttioc, *n.ou freed giant, Liberty! < >h ! no mountain-uymph art thoa, When the hHm i? on thy brow, An<l the (.word ii in thy hand, Fighting Tor thy owu good land ! Courage !?Nothing e.'er withstood Fieemee fighting f??r thrir g?>id ; Armed wi'h all their father'* faTie, They will wn and wear a nam T!~at shall go to cniles.* glory, i.ikf th?* tod?" of old Gre? k story, Raised to heaven and h??avrniy worth, For tiie good tbry gave to earitu Courage !?There is none so poor, None of all who wrong endnre, Non?* so humble, none so wea.-, But may flu?h his father's cheek; And hi* maiden's, d? nr and true, With the deeds tiiat he may do. He bis davs ru dirS as night, | 1I?' mat mak>* h.mself a light. I What! though eunken be the ran. There are Mars when day is done ! ] Courage!- Who will be a slave, That has strergth to d...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 5 April 1855

the evening star PUBLISHED EVERT AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT 8UNDAY.) At tk* Star budding, rorn*r Prnnr^lvan*m ?vtnim <t?d Eirv??tk street, Br w ? D ? WALLACE) HiU ke perwd ?o *wbacrib?rs in the cities of Waah jtgtoM. G?-nrf?'town, Al'iandnn, Baltimore and Philadelphia, ?l SIX AMD A QUARTER CENTS, pajnble weakly to the Agents. To naii *ub*nbers U,? ?ukea?puon price m THREE DOLLARS AND FIFTY CENT8 a year in mdmarwt, TWO DOL LARS for SIX MONTHS, and ONE DOLLAR Ibr THREE MONTHS. ftp-SuMi* corns on CWIT. THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 1855. no. 703. the WfiEKLX STAR. Ten w*. .... .?.???........ ? Twenty do (ZJ~ C A ? H, lITilliHV ta itVilCS. {K7~ Sinflc copies (h: sniyan) can at ttie counter, MMnrdtauU) aftar Mm papor. Pnce?mars romtmu who art i s?.?mn?se?<?n of nnMV p?*? ????. DARTIUM SPANISH MIXTURE. Tl? Great Partlir of the Blood I Hot a Particle of Kareory la It! Am In?LU?La Rdwt for Scrofula, King's Evil, r.beume'i?a, Obstinate Cutaneous Eruptions, Plmplea or Puttulee r>n the faoe, Btotcfcea, ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 5 April 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON OITY^ thtxmdat Arravoo* April a JT7" ADTOTMBMMrw should be banded 1-1 ky 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not appear until the next day. SPTfclf OP THI U jAK 1HG PRESS The Union's leader to-day U a succinct article, explaining why the President signed the hill for the removal of the obstructions in the Savannah river below the eity, when at tha same time he vetoed the bill for deepening the ohannel over the St. Clair fiats and of the St. Mary s river in the 8tate of Michigan. We regret *h?t we are so at a loss for space to-day a* to prevent us from quoting liberally from t?e article in question, inasmuch as It is doubt less an official exposition of the reasons on whioh the President wishes the pablio to un derstand that he acted, in that case. To sum it up, however, we may say that the faot that the obstructions in the Savannah river were notoriously placed there as a means of defence In the Revolutionary war Induced him to sign that bill, while the faot ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 5 April 1855

I- v f NING STAR. Local Intelligence. Tai Prauc Sciools ?At the monthly meeting of the Board of Public Schools yes terday afternoon, the committee heretofj-e ,prointed to. examine the applicants for teazh tri reported the following naUM of persons who ia:isf*Ctorily answered the thirty fcai questions propounded to them; Mary A Mi nek, Ellen E. Janney, A. V. Bates, Maroia J. Baker. Lava R. Hilton, Frances E Hoover, Elisa T Ward Kllen L. Hawkins, Lacy Ellen Moore, Mary A Brash, Elisabeth Ellen Ash down. Rachel A. Adams, Henry Henshaw, Mtasie Turpi n, and Annie V. Shaw Font other* failed to answer' all ths questions, in cluding thoae on tha aubjest of teashing, spell lag, reading, geography, history, arithmetic, composition, a*d parsing, ths lssson in the last csss being as follows; * " Thus, with the year, j?easons return ; but not to me returns _ Day, aor the iwwt approach of even or morn, Nor tight of vernal bloom, nor summer's rose " Tha names of those who passed the exami b at ion...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
x
Loading...
x
x