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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 5 June 1866

VOLUJVXE XLIL Stanton J_ pcja to r. PUBLISHED EVERY TUESDAY MORNING B_ Hioliarcl TVXauizy & Co.^ S U BSC It I PTK) N B A IKS. Advance Payments. T**r 1 vr., $3 iv Currency, <>r equivalent in Specie. * 6 mo., 1.85, " " " " S mo., 1.00, " . " N " Postponed Payments. If not paid in advance, additions to the above charges will bo mad'-i as follows: —If payments be delayed for three months, an addition of I__ per cent, will be charged ; if for 0 months, 25p_r etnt. ; and if for 12 months, iiO per cent. j©_~ The rates in currency will be changed from time to time as the price of specie may rise or fall. p&~ Subscriptions will not bo discontinued, except at the option of the Editor, till all arrear ages be paid. ADVERTISING RATES. _____________ f.nts will be inserted at the rate •fOne Dollar per Square of Ten Lines or less, for every insertion. Unless the number of inser tions be maked upon the manuscript it will be published until forbiel and charged accordingly. Obituaries, ...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 5 June 1866

Jlpctator. Tuesday, June S 9 1866. JBf_°- The List of Letters, remaining in the Staunton Tost o_ie_.it the end of each month, is publish .1. by authnrily. in the Spectator. What it Means. Under this caption, the Richmond fiuquircr says, "Let tliem (the Radicals) bring forward a simple measure declaring that the Constitution of the United States shall be and is amended, so as to read in the words ofthe Radical plat form ; and that all citizens, other than Radi cals. _____ be and are forever excluded from of fice and from all share in the government These are the real objects of all tlieir proceed ings. If is for party strength that Colorado is to come in. It is for party supremacy that they defile the Constitution to which, as a form, they gave their oaths. It is because the Southern States are not of their party, and tlieir votes therefore adverse, that the Radicals were elis unionists before the war, and are anti-unionists since the war. It was because it strengthened Radicalism in...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 5 June 1866

J. to _nt.ro Spectator. Local $gQ News. On Friday night last, the smoke house of Air. F. AI. Young, of this place, was broken into, aud eight pieces of bacon were stolen. , . _. On the 2nd page will be found an abstract of the Bankrupt Bill, which has passed one House of Congress, and it is probable it will pass the other. ._►.. Sarah _____ alias Sarah ltcid (colored) was committed to jail, last week, charged with steal ing ladies' wearing apparel from Airs. Thos. A. Bledsoe. _ We understand that a Concert will be given in the Presbyterian Church in a few weeks. Miss Brown and other good singers will be pre sent. The particular date will be given in due time. . . . TRY AGAIN, BOYS. Tlie Staunton "Excelsior" Base* Ball Club challenged the "Monticelle" Club at the Uni versity to a contest iv skill. The game took place on Friday last at the University, and the "Excelsior" was badhy beaten —tlie score stand ing 42 to 5. The Staunton boys "went, saw and were cemquered." AYe are sorry for...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 5 June 1866

Love on the Brain. Ibis World's a very funny world And everybody tries To ride some bobby, if they can. Regardless of its siae ; So some are in for polities, _dr fashion or for gala ; . But one and all b_vo had some time Love m\ the brain. N<> wonder that lie grumbles now, That bachelor forlorn, He's thinking of an early vow Made one bright summer morn ; And how die cut his feelings up, ,\ mi sold Ins love fur gain, And left the fellow pining with Lore on tin. 1 brain. E:i<-h haughty monarch on his throne. Has felt love's mighty power, And many a titled lord for love Has forfeited his dower; C__r soldiers on the battle-field, Aud sailors on the main, May bravely light, but yield their arms To love on the brain. Our modern days bring out gay belle_, Before they're in their teens ; And often Young America Would wed, hut wants tho means; And while our Romeo despairs, Our Juliet would fain Hope, sing and sigh, laugh and cry, Love on the brain. Now, when you see a maiden glance ...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 12 June 1866

VOLUJVIE __LII. ptiiutttatt pg, d _t_r. | PUBLISHED EVERY TUESDAY MORNING BY Richard. _Vlanzy & Co. ~ SUBSCRII'TION 11A'1 Advance Paymaats. For 1 vr., $3 in Currency, or equivalent in Specie. * 6 ma, 1.85, " . " " 3 mo., 1.00, Postponed Payments. If not paid in advance, additions to the above charges will be made as follows :—lf payments j be delayed for three rtionth.. an addition of 121 per cent, will be charged ; if for G months, '2,~>pcr , ccii . ; and if for 12 months. i*) per cent. j___- The rates in currency will be changed from time to tiaie as the price of specie may rise | . or fall. ~___- Subscriptions will not be discontinued, | ___e?n at the option ofthe Editor, till all arrear ages De paid. ADVERT LSI __G RATES. Adtertiskmr.v ts will be inserted at the rate of One Dollar per Square o\ Ten Lines or less, j fbr every insertion. Unless the number of inser tions be maked upon the manuscript it will he ! published until forbid and charged accordingly. : ZgsS" Obituar...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 12 June 1866

£tarart<m c^U^^ -jgß Tuesday, June 12, 1866. The "Spectator," having a much larger cir culation than any other paper published in this place, furnishes the best medium for adverti sing President Johnson's Speech. On Wednesday night last, at the opening of the Fair in Washington City, for the benefit of the widows and orphans of soldiers and sailors, President Johnson delivered an address. He said he spoke not to the fancy but to the heart. None more than himself could feel for the or phans, and their cause should ever enlist moral and pecuniary aid. It matters not whether they were the children of Northern or Southern soldiers, they were equally entitled to sympa thy. Their fathers were foes on the battle field, but now rest quietly side by side. It was our duty to forget the past which led to these troubles and inculcate a better and more patri otic spirit in the future. The remarks of the President were of the most conservative character, and were delivered with great feeling. ...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 12 June 1866

Jlta tt ttt Pit PjjWjt Local News. !_____£■_ FAIB. As will be seen by advertisement in another column, the Ladies ofthe M. E. Church, South, of this place, purpose holding a grand Fair in the Town Hall on the 25th and 26th of this month. They will have for sale many articles both useful and ornamental. A fine dinner will be served on the first day of the Fair. COL. BUBEH H. JONES. Col. Buren 11. Jones, who commanded the 60th Virginia Infantry, is about having a book published entitled, "Prison Prose and Poetry of the South." Col. Jones is a man of talent aud has fine Literary taste. He will pass through here about the latter part of this month, when our citizens should get him to deliver a lecture, in this place. The subject of his lec ture is, "My first ninety days, or the blunders of a Confederate Captain." If arrangements be made for the delivery of the lecture, Col. Jpnes will appropriate a part of the proceeds to the fund for repairing and turfing the graves of the soldiers in ...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 12 June 1866

The Printer. I hear thy name. whereLer I go. Or see thy image ever 'b_e__Q,_ *« • Down the Gulf Stream to Arctic sn.«_,".' From Cape Sable to Florida's Key _ From Itftser. s Lake to Panama's Nock, Prom Newfoundland to Vancouver, __.'.feather bed. or Indian hammock, Thou ftrt juinter, the world .T__ Oh, printer. printer! Thou art a "wonder,'' Like those that made _________ _ fame: AVe. know you make ma.ny a blunder, ■Vet laugh about it all the same; The ureb;ns smile to hear the. speak,' The. "old fo;k_' praise thy lo_ic c__r-"- -■ And wonder at thy Latin and G_reek— Oh, printer! prophet ! sage and seer! And most of all—surpri.vng _orv_ Not only j_ the ''pros- r\ n'ive'' art Iloes he find ail bis g;-eat gb-ry : But with as much gizzard __ heart, He ventures into _U _orts of trades oAad makes at. kind- of inventions, From the selling < . razor blades To attending political convention-! Now bung for stealing f6_f_l_'g horses, Now highest in the list of fame, _No\v hoarding wealth, n...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 19 June 1866

vo___it_\_:e xlii. .aan ton ta _rr. PUBLISHED EVERT TUESDAY HORNING BY Hicliard _VEanzy & Co. r Advance Payments. For 1 yr., $3 in Currency, or equivalent in Specie. ** 6 mo., IJSS, " " " " 8 mo., 1.00, " " " Postponed Payments. If not paid iv advance, additions to the above charges will be made as follows : —lf payments be.delayed for three months, an addition of ]__ per cent, will be charged ; if for 6 months, 25 per cent.; and if for 12 months, 50 per cent. J&f The rates in currency will be changed from time to time as the price of specie may rise or falL .___. Subscriptions will not be discontinued, except at the option ofthe Editor, till all arrear ages b. paid. ADVERTISING RATES. Adtketisemk.nts will be in sorted at the rate _f One Dollar per Square of Ten Lines or less, for every insertion. Unless the number of inser tions be maked upon the manuscript it will bo published until forbid and charged accordingly. j?__* Obituaries, Announcements of Candidates for Office, C...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 19 June 1866

£ i-ronton ;„„<; Tuesday, June 19, /_*____ The 'ASjyectator," having a ___-_, larger cir culation than any other pa]icr published in this place, furnishes the best medium for adverti sing. One Year Ago. This week one year ago the first issue of the Spectator was published after the destruction of the office by Gen. Hunter, which had caused its suspension during the previous year. At that time it rose from its ruins, like the fabled Phoenix from its ashes. It Avas'of small size, and wore an unpretending garb, being clothed in the dress it wore before being tattered and torn by the rude hands of Hunter's smashing spiad, who seemed to delight in destruction and to revel in ruin. At that time, the hearts of our people Avere oppressed with despondency, and their souls were enshrouded with gloom. The proppect Avas dark, and there was scarcely a ra}" of hope to cheer tlieir saddened spirits. Under these very inauspicious circumstances, the publication of the Spectator was resumed. In a ...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 19 June 1866

Local jg&jfc News. On the 2nd inst., in Braxton county, Lieut. T. J. Berry, formerly ofthe 25th .'a. Infant*?, accidentally shot himself with a rifle. His left arm, in consequence, had to be amputated. . .-♦-. We learn from the clerk of the Council, that the Town of Staunton has paid the interest up on its debt. Has any other Town in the State been able to do this since the war ? We doubt it. We believe that Staunton has exhibited more enterprise, and lias done more business siace the war than any Town of its size in the State. ■»■ Mr. Harvey Effinger, of Harrisonburg, has been elected Cashier ofthe Ist National Bank of Staunton to supply the place of Prof. Win. Allan. We welcome to our place such worthy citizens as Mr. Harvey Effinger. If Rocking ham can spare them, we would be pleased if she would send us some more ofthe same sort. ~-». The Excelsior Base Ball Club, of this place, have challenged the Monticello Club, of the University, to another test of skill, and the game wi...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 19 June 1866

"Multuni in Parvo." I digs, I hoes, I ploughs, I mows, I gets up wood for winter, I reaps, I sows, I later.- grows, And fe»r all I knows I'm 'debted to the printer! I elo suppose, All knowledge flows Right from the printing press So otT I goes, In these 'ere do's, And settles up—l guess. I —* • * . Description of a Man. WRITTEN BY A AVOMAN. A man is like to—but stay To what he's unlike*, who can say? And yet Aye cannot do without him 1 Love sits in his breast, Like a hen on her nest, Aud his chickens are scratching about him I When ho is pleased, I am squeezed ; When he is ne.t, I am teased. And I never can tell whe.ro to linel him, Ho is like an old horso, Worth little and cross. And a woman is foolish —very foolish —to mind him. If he chance but to smile, And look pleasant awhile, And come chatting around like a chicken, He is like a gay lark, But a false hearted spark, Whose feathers are scarcely worth picking I But when ho is vexed, Confused aud perplexed, Deceitful and vicious,...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 26 June 1866

VOLUME XLIII. jßfe_»tto_ jspifta_». PUBLISHED EVERY TUESDAY MOEITING BY Hiciiard _V__a _izy <__• Co.^ SU BSCRIP TIONIt ._TES. Advance Payments. For 1 rr., $3 in Currency, or equivalent in Specie. " Gmo., 1.86, " S mo., 1.00, Postponed Payments. If not paid in advance, additions to the above charges will be made as follows:—If payment! he delayed for three months, an addition of 12. per cent, will be charged : if for G months, 25 per e_*it. ; and if for 12 months, 50 ;>er cent. /_§. The rates in currency will be changed from time to time as tho price of specie may rise or fall. j__- Subscriptions will not he discontinued, except at the option ofthe Editor, till all arrear ages be paid. ADVERTISING RATES. A-VERTis_me_tß will be inserted at the rate of One Dollar per Square of Ten Lines or less, for every insertion. Unless the number of inser tions be niaked upon the manuscript it will be published until forbid and charged accordingly. /__• Obituaries, Announcements of Candidates...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 26 June 1866

\ JBk Tuesday, June 20, 18(>6. S-4. The circulation ofthe Spectator is about as great as the combined circulation of both the either papers published in this place-, and has a.s many subscribers in this county alone-as ar_____- tained in the whole subscription list of either of the other papers. ■ . i ;___-" The Spectator having about as many cub- Fcribers as both ofthc other papers published in this place, it is to the interest of persons to ad- A-ertise in the Spectator, and it is the duty of ______ who advertise for others to advertise in that pa per which has tho largest circulation. It be comes the duty of agents, commissioners, admin istrators, executors, and all avlio are entrusted with the interests of others to advertise in the SPECTATOR, as it has a much larger circula tion than any other paper published here. .». Public Meeting. On Monday (yesterday) the people of this county, in meeting assembled at the Court house, adopted resolutions protesting in the strongest term...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 26 June 1866

|_ tatmtam J. # i|. t_to r. Local **N" ews -* Job Work of all kinds, from a visiting card to a poster, or from a circular to a pamphlet, can be executed, on short notice, in the very best style at the Spectator Office. Persems are invited to call and examine specimens. Perfect satisfac tion, both as to price and style of execution, guar anteed. All should pay a visit to the Fair in the Town Hall, now in full tide of its operation. Go to tlie Fair, feast your eyes and palates, and de plete your pockets to a healthful condition. -♦- Some thief stole a likeness of Gen. Stonewall xlackson from the Ladies' Fair,in the Town Hall, -on last Sunday. He would rob the grave and sell his mother's corpse to Medical students for dissection. He became "demoralized" and left the picture lying on the ground, near the hall. FINE CATTLE. Mr. J. S. Moffett bought of R. H. Dudley of this county five fine cattle weighing as follows : _150, 1645, 1600, 1400, 1365. These arc said to be excellent cattle. Gi...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 26 June 1866

Brownlow and Prentice. 'Greek meet* Greek"— bre .her meets brother, Hurrah for one—well done the other! Wide s the field the heroes fight in. That's the thing they both delight in ! The truth they seldom told before. But sow they tell them by the scorn 1 The fight, between a devil and witob. Either may whip, we don't care which* .. _ —. Woman. .US. TV TKT> BY A MAX. "AVer tecum possum riverc, nee sine te :"■ "I am peculiarly interested to know Avhether women will rise in the latter day as women ; tor it is feared in that case that they may continue to tempt us before the throne itself.'—St. Augus tine, in the second century. A woman is like—but stay— What a woman is like, who can say? There's no living with or without one?' Love bites like a fly, Now an ear, neiw an eye; Buz—buz—ahvays buzzing about one. AVhen she is tender and kind, She- is likely to my mind, (And Sally was so I remember) She's like to—Oh, dear! — She's as <r,..,d very near As a ripe melting peach in Septembe...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 3 July 1866

VOLUME XLIII. PUBLISHED EVEST TUESDAY MORNING BY _Ric_iard IVTarjizy & Co. ~~SU__3CRIPT_O_-^ Advance Payments. Far 1 yr., $3 in Currency, or equivalent in Specfa. " 6 mo., 1.85, M '* " " . 6 mo., 1.00, ■ ■ . • Postponed Payments. _T not paid in advance, additions to tho above oharges will be made as follows: —If payments be delayed for three months, an addition of 12i per cent, will be charged ; if for 6 months, 25 per «__._ ; and if for 12 months, 50 per cent. The rates in currency will be changed from time to time as the prico of specie may rise or fall. ____- Subscriptions will not ba discontinued, axe opt at the option ofthe Editor, till all arrear age, ba paid. ADVERTISING RATES. Advertisements wilt be inserted at tho rate _f Ono Dollar per Square of Ten Lines or less, for every insertion. Unless the number of inser tions bo maked upon the manuscript it will be published until forbid and charged accordingly. Obituaries, Announcements of Candidates for Office, Communications...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 3 July 1866

Government evinced by the refusal of the two houses of Congress to admit our Senators and Keprc-entativcs to vote for or against the taxes we are to pay, the burdens we are to bear, and constitutional amendments to be propounded to the ewes fur their ratification ! 3. That the people of Augusta can never au thorize their Senator and delegates in the Gen eral Assembly to vote for the article of amend ment to the Constitution of the United States propounded, as before stated, by the two houses ot Congress; and that, in their opinion, it is -ar better for Virginia to maintain her position, as a State out of the Union, and at the same time discharge _____#__r ofa State in the Union, than to enter the Halls of Congress with the brand of self-imposed degradation upon her brow and the object of the just scorn of mankind; and that therefore it is the fixed purpose ofthe people, without passion or excitement, and with no view to disturb the order or harmony of the country, to decline even to...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 3 July 1866

tat ar. | .Local $&&_ News. 0T- Job Work of all kinds, from" a visiting card to a poster, or (___» circular to a pamphlet, can be executed, on short notice, in the very best style at the Spectator Office. Persons are; invite-el to call and examine specimens. Perfect satisfac tion, both as to price and styte of execution, guar anteed. ■i»_s*___s*-«-i^^^^^""«*__»_s__M_B_t____j_ir_ST_T_« Tlie session at the Va. Female Institute of this place terminated on Thursday last. The closing soiree was given on that evening, and four certificates of graduation were conferred. Those who were present were much pleased with the musical performances. FREAK OF NATURE. There was a turkey incubated, (not alive) near Mt. Meridian, in this county, with four legs, three wings and two tails. The third wing is situated on the top of the back and is double. The head, neck and breast are the usual shape. It is said there is "nothing new under the sun," but we are inclined to think that this is a new s...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Staunton spectator. — 3 July 1866

Kitty Eider. Kneeling by the stream I saw Kate ne farmor's daughter, Drinking, in her rosy palm Dipping up the water. She had thrown her hat aside, Bare her arms and shoulder; Each unconscious charm displayed, Made my love then bolder. So I slowly, tenderly Went r.nd knelt besicio her— Drank with her from out the stream • Blushing Kitty Rider. Anel I said, "The poets think Life is like a river; Shall we not its waters drink, Always, love, together? Many years have passed by, Like the flowing water; But I drink life _ stream to-day, With the farmer's daughter. Building on the Sand. : Tsa well to woo, 'tis well to wed, _ or so the world hath done Since myrtles grew, and roses blew, And morning brought the sun. But have a care ye young and fair, .be sure you pledge with truth; Be certain that young love will wear .Beyond tho days of youth ! _ or if yon give not heart for heart, v _. S ll f - hand for han <*. __* . _. •_ ,u>e Played the un __• _ part, And built upon the sand." Ti ...

Publication Title: Staunton Spectator
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
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