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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 25 November 1876

_THE DONALDSONYILLE CHIEF. Official Journal of the State of Louisiana, Parish of Ascension and Town of Donaldsonville. VOLUME VI. D)ONALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1876. NUMBER I1 gJoanabsonbille Q1hicf. AitiieuS fl uIuani Generis. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Published Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -By LI DErN I. 1BE$ TLEY, EDITOR AND PtOI'IliLTOR. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPT)ON: One copy, of year .------.............$3 (0 Ou neopy, six months-...-------- -.. 1 50 Six copies. one year ..................15 00 Twelve copies, one year ..............'25 00 Payable invariably in advance. -11) VER T'ISIN6 &A 'T ES : (One ituth of space r5(ltiatutf* x "square."j S-1 U K E j. I no. 12iuOs. 1 os. Ii lsis. I year aujare.. $ 3 01x$ 5 00 $i 50 $11 1(0 )1400 5q4 tre-. 5 00 8 041 9 50! IS 0(4 20 00 3 5luare+ 7 044 11 00 12 50 19 00I 25 00 4 s1l t.re-. 5501 14 001 15 00 23 00( 30 00 5 s lusrs. 10 OJ 1; o& 17 00 27 44; 35 00 (t h la rei. 11 50 18 00 1900 30 00...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 25 November 1876

oan dbsnbille Chidf. Publisked Every Saturday. Official Journal of the State of Louisiana. Official Journal of the Parish of Ascension. Official Journal Town of Donaldsonville. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDIToR AND PROPRIETOR. .J Postmasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHIEF. W Job printing in the highest style of the art at New Orleans prices! Leave your orders at tl e CHIEF otce. F The CHIEF is received by all subscri bers POSTAGE FREE. Saturday, November 25, '76. Wanted to k'low-the politics of the Carrollton Sentinel. Bully Ben Butler heat tough Tarbox tremendinIly and honest flour hil arlously fir Congress, polling a ma jority of 600). Nearly all the private market keep. era of New Orleans have succumbed to the market law, after long and deter mjnedgresdstanee.e and have closed their establishmetits. The steamship Alexandria brought to New York last week a beautiful statue of Religious Liberty, which is to be presented to the United States government by the J...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 25 November 1876

0annalbsnubile (Chicf. Office in Crescent Place. sbcr>4tioa Price, Three Dollars a Year. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., isturday, November 25, '76. LOCAL JOTTINGS. The proceedings of Monday's ses ion of the iPolice Jury appear in :t' 'ther column. The Post-oflice will be closed on Thnrsday, the :30th inst., opening only * receive and dispatch mails, that say being Than ksgiving day. It may excite some fellow feeling ;i the breasts of members of the d. fraict Burnside Base Ball Club of Doaaldsonville to learn that t[ae Ath letic club of Philadelphia is lankrnujt. We are having our first real touch of wintry weather. For several days past the atmosphere has been quite chilly, and yesterday a cold drizzling rain which lasted all day dill not add to the comfort of man or beast. The big advertisement of C. Lazurd & Co., New Orleans clothiers, invites attention of our readers. The house bears an excelleat reputation and parties in need of goods in their line would do well to give their goods...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 25 November 1876

gloiuhonbi1le f ief. Three Dollars a Year. OFFICIAL I)IRIE(TORUY. Fourth Judicial District. (Comprising the parishes of Ascension. St. June", St. John the Baptist an1 St. Charles.] District Judge..........Othello J. Flagg, District Attorney........urri Marks. * Regular terus of Court in Ascension open on the third Mondays of June and Decem ber. Seventh Senatorial District. (Comprising the parishes of Aseeusion and St. James.] State Senator.............Pierre Landry, Parish of Ascension. Rieliriesentative.......... Louis Butlter. Parish Judge ............hienry t). Ma.her, Parish Atit 0ney........... rederick Ihillel, Clerk of the Court .....John D. (ant'y, Recorder. .. ............Charles Geeks, Secretary ......... ...Gustave iugas, Treasurer .............. Tlax Collector ............ L. E. Bentley. ............................. V C Cautr'elle, Coroner, ...... Ts.B uh Jail Physieianu................. Pugh. Super visor of Registration, Louis Lefott Public Administrator .....Jean C. M...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 2 December 1876

THE DONALDSONVILLE CHIEF. Offcial Journal of the State of Louisiana, Parish of Ascension and Town of Donaldsonville. VOLUME VI. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2, 1876. NUMBER 13. Pona1bsonbiIle 0bief. Amicus Humani Generis. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Published Every Saturday, at D)onaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -BT LINDEN E. DENTLET, EDITOR ANo PaOPLIETOR. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION: One copy, one year .................$3 00 One copy, six months................ 1 50 Six copies, one year.................15 00 Twelve copies, one year ............25 00 Payable invariably in advance. AD VE TISING RATES: One inch of space constitutes-a "square."J sQuaies. I mo. 2aos. 3imos.i uos. l year I square.. $3 00 $ 5 00 $ 6 50 $1100 $1500 2 squsares. 5 0 800 9 501 15 00 20 00 $ sjusres. 7 00 11 00 12 50 19 001 25 00 4 jn&a)es. 8 50 14 00 15 00 23 00 30 00 5 squarea. 10 00 16 00 17'00 27 00 35 00 (; squares- I 50 18 00 19 00 30 00 40 00 7 squares. 13 50 20 00 21 00 33 00 44 00 8a *...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 2 December 1876

0onahsonbdille Q3icf. Published Every Saturday. Official Journal of the State of Louisiana. O~flciallournal of the Parich of Ascension. Official Journal Town o: Donaldsonville. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDIToR AND PaoPRItETO1. ', Powtrwaeteir ?re authorized mid rr querted to act a» agents for thw CuIEF r Job printing in the hithe' * tyle of She art at New Orleann prices! Lcave your orders at the CHIF oflice. r The CHIKF is received by all subscri bers POsTAGE F RE .. Saturday, December 2, 1876. California tallks of havitig it efili pulal~ly edneltioll Itiw. We are p~ltlxsl-l to nuoti(c the sp Fra~nk Mmmae~y, *.x- Cteo4Me~ssmlan from,1 the Fifth Di: lriez iii this Statte, as General A ppraisei of Met eliandise" for the South. The News O.le~an. Price (]airent stays year is very libllliaot, but as is al wa~ys the chase whlen the trcees ileai hleavily, theret alt phe~iy of II anall ou114. extra large sized fruit being rather Some nelwspa~pers are CI ver tinatly natued. The WVashtitgt. t Eniter...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 2 December 1876

ion:lbsonbidle (hicf. Offer in &'recenIt Pinue. Subscr.r tion Price, Three Dollars a Year. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., Saturday, December 2, 1876. LOCAL JOTTINGS. Paurisi) Court conic ties oiby Regi a metngog.r onH (e. Alien Tho~umas anid a ;E:I tt omf itlnlterlt Spent at few da:,A in ~Ith wo~tlsl IIEI sw1t IleS ,tack Ed' t ilt (t-reneil's pii inttlit IEEE) IIeMI''k , and1(1 5wt.2 .Eit-d iti killii'g thiiee sir tour Feat,, uti Inc we'ltigtli 41 475 I4E4EEs. T'he therllometer Itast 11141 ran-igi I t epast. fewA days1, aniit plI;E1tEI5 whos 1 atv* CaIIeE stztiillitig aret t~iniEWiEog :t% 114st ;its linssi1e. A tinElUIII l~ite 149iUi - .,Iied grillE1 i g and1( othelrs 11 t- uE4a(rIy thlrouigh. Very lilt tl 'Ian Iage' tIE Ih c~Il has4 t jlet reseE I id, ati1t~tj ft it s.It44l i itr'd. The 'e field oft sugar11 11444 I-44 'fry, ani4tla't nrv, i10 ltiii gct'a ri' .x - teetd thatr of la'4t 4exei An PXtfl1ErdiloalI niuiiier El dea'lthsl live' I,Cei'1r'EI int)ilie seve.14EE :!:d. eigh. li wards4...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 2 December 1876

-onm wbsonbille Q.if. Three Dollars a Year. OFFICIAL DIRECTORYS. Fourth Judicial District. fCoumprising the ihI'l$lte$ of Atceun'ion. St. Jamses. St. John the Baptist and St. Cluhrles.j District Judge.,.. ...Othello .J. Flugg. Distriot Attorney ........ Morris Marks. Regular tormn of Court in Aseensi'n open on the third Mondays of June anu Ilcent ber. Seventh Senatorial District. [Cowprisiug the parishes of Ascension and St. James.] State Seaatrs............ Pierre Landry, Parish of Ascension. Representative..........Louis Butler, ..........(Gloster II. Hlil!. Parish Judge ... ...Heury 0. Maher. Parish Attorney.. ... Frederick Dutfel. Clerk of the Court .. ..Johln 1). fanltey. Recorter, ................harles Greks. Secretary. ...............(ustave l)ugui. Tre rl t ... .. Tax Collector.... L. E. lentley. Sheriff ...................V. C. Cantrell., Coroner .. Jail Physician. ..Thus. It. Pu~th. Supetvisorof Reg stration. Louis Lelort. Puldic Admuinistrator......Jean C. M.1athieu. ith...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 9 December 1876

THE DONALDSONVILLE CHIEF. C~licial Journal of the Stai c to Louisiana, Parish of Ascension and Town of Donaldsonville. VOLUME VI. )O\ALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 1876. NUMBER 14. ,onalbsnnbilfi tbicf. Amirus Hlumani Generia. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Published Every 8,aturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -BY I.I¶DE)N E. BE'4TLET, EuIrra AND PROPRIaTOR. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION: One copy, one year.................. $3 00 OUne copy, aix utouths... .............I i0 $i copies, one year.... .. ...15 00 twelve copies, one year............... 00 Payahie invariably in advanee. AD V)ERTISING RATES: 4 Ore inc of apace constitutes a "square."j aQCtj .RE. i mI 2 imom. 3muos. fnuo. I year " a.paire..$3 ) $3 5of $6 .,o1100$1500 ^t reo.f 5 (f31 8 0I 9 50: 15 0(' 20 lif3 3 s ljures. 7 fi i Oe 12 50f 19 00.i Of0( 4 a 1 tsrse. 8 14 01 IS 00 23 00 30 00 5 In tro . 10 01 lb 00 17 00 27 (f) 1 'i5 00 S.1trea. I I . IS 00. 19 00f :10 00 4(f 00 Sspres. 1: st V 00, 21 00! 3 00 44 0...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 9 December 1876

Donalbs onbillet! hicf. Published Every Saturday. C fficial Journal of the State of Louisiana. (ificialJournal of the Parish of Ascension. Official Journal Town of Donaldsonville. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND IPuIPRIE ITO. Postunasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHnEF W Job printing in the highest style of the art at New Orleans prices! Leave your -der* at the CHIEF offce. CV The ('H!KF is rteeived by all subseir era POSTAGE FREE. Saturday, December 9, 1876. The result of a lilliard tournanrt nt just played in New York eity is that Rudolphe, Joseph Dion :tad Slssoin ire tied for first, second and third prizes, C(y rille-Dint takes fiuu th piize, while Joseph Dimi l ins thlte pri of a billiard table for it i..lest f erloge. On Thanksgiving Day, Novem ber X30, the beauttif-1l nonunitn, t of Relit; 'ous Liberty erected on the Centennial grounds lI the Jewi.h order of B'nai B'rith, was inveit dtI with imposing ceremonies in the l(esence itt an t:! thusiastic...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 9 December 1876

Doai ltts nbill bhicf. Office in Cresee. I'ice. subscription P ice, Three Dollars a Year, DONALDSONVILLE, LA., Saturday, December 9, 1876. OFFICIALu DIRECTOEIL. Fourth Judicial District, ('oinprising the parishes of Aswen:ion. St .1Juwes, St. John the Baptist and St. Charles.J District Judge...........Othell( J. Flag, tirit Attoruy,........Morris Marks. Regular terms vf Court in Aseeusion open on the third Monudas of June ani Decenn - Seventh Senatorial District. [Comprismng the parishes of Asceusion and fL. Janme'.] n te tSena tor.............Pierre Landry, Parish of Ascension. 1;e resentative............Louis Butler, ...........Gloster II. litil. Parish Judge,...........ll..i'r O. alnhn, Parish Attorney.......... Frede.,ck I)nutiF Cork of the Court.......John I). (aetnrn Iencurder .................Charles Gaeks, iccatnrv .................Gustave L)ugams. Trnasurer. .............. lTai Collector.............L. E. lientley. snuriti...................Y. C. Cantrelle, Coroner, ..........

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 9 December 1876

onoalbsonbi~le Qief. Three Dollars a Year. The Co'nshatta Citizen of November 18 thus complineits a detachment of Uncle Sam's boys in blue: The United States troops that have been stationed here since Iast winter left last Monday for New Orleans. As a general thing soldiers are neighole'rs no communiti likes to have. hmt the company which left here Monday were the least objectionable we have ever seen. They were unaler the most per fect discipline, and by their soldierly and gentlemanly depottmten t while stationed here, won the respect of our CitiZens. The Denioearii' RIichl~:l Beaioi proposls .,.i ai;(Vert ,int"tionl of considlerabb, IuIIotanwe it t his j10= : lure: la Will thde veonle inhmit to it i" Why, lbless yoeur innoce-lt .41411 ' of cotlise they trill. )in't rIh leealing papers of the North login to say that it is bettra to hosr (iii liliertiies than to hIve at citii "t. *? "A lirnt child ivouuia the tir e." We Ail kn-isu n- that civil war is, ail we dii61 it. Li-tii t ('4...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 16 December 1876

THE DONALDSON VILLE CHIEF. Off Elal Journal of the State of Louisiana, Parish of Ascension and Town of flonaldsonville. VOLUME VI. DOONALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, DECEMBER J6, 1876. NUMBER 15. gyonalbsonbille hif. Amicus Humani Generia. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper, Pablished Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Asoenrion Parish, La., -BT LIINDEN E. BENTLEY, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION: One copy, one year ........... ...$3 00 Oae copy, six months................1 50 Six copies, one year.................15 00 Twelve copies, one year...........25 00 Payable invariably in advance. AD VERTISING BATES: I One inch of space constitutes a "square."J squass. 1 mo.I2mos. 3 mose. 6 mos. l y r I sqaare.. $ 3 00$ 5 00 $ 6 50 $11 001$1500 I eqeares. 5 00 8 00 9 50 15 00 20 00 a squares. 7 00 11 00 12 501 19 00 25 00 4 squares. 5 50 14 00 15 00; 23 00 30 00 4 squares. 10 00 16 00 17 00 27 00 35 00 a squares. 11 50 18 00 19 001 30 00 40 00 7 squares. 13 501 20 00 21 00 33 00 44 00 S s...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 16 December 1876

golna sonbiltc t ief. Published Every Sat arday. Official Journal of the State of Louisiana. Official Journal of the Parish of Ascension. Official Journal Town of Donaldsonville. LINDEN E. BENTLEY, ErITOR AN) PoPRaIETOR. fý Postmastsrs are authoiizrd and re ,quested to act as agents for the CtIEF. am Job printing in the highest style of the art at New Orleans pri-es! Leave your orders at the CHIEF office. W The CHIEF is receive d by all subscri bers PosTAoE FREI. Saturday, December 16, '71. NEW YORK COQ "ESPONDENCE. The Brooklyn Horror---Pol1fical--The The Comptrollership-Bets. New York. Dec. 8, 1876. EDITOR CHIEF : Last Tuesday night, the Brooklyn 'Tlhelitre was burned, tiering the pro gress of a play, an; nearly three hun dred people last their liven. The Theatre is a building 150 feet deep b% 70 wide, in the centre of a block, with a passage leading :roma W asli-gton Street, perhaps 20 feet wide. The stage is 50 feet deep, the lobby in front 20, lea ilg on the ground floor 80 fee...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 16 December 1876

ýln lbson~b il Elbief. Office in Crescent Place. Subscription Price, Three Dollars a Year, )DONALDSONVILTLE, LA., 8aturday, December 16, '76. OFFICIAL U)IRECTOR Fourth Judicial District. (Comprising the purisbes of Ascension. St. James, St. John the Baptist and St. Charles.] District Judge...........Othel' J. Flagg, District Attorney.........orrice Marks. Regular terms of Court in Asceusion .: on the third Mondays of June and Decm ber. Seventh Senatorial District. [Comprising the parishes of Ascension s: St. James.] State Senator,............Pierre Landry, Parish of Ascension. Representative ...........Louis Butler, . .. ..........Gloster H. Hill, Parish Judge.............Henry O. Maher, Parish Attorney..........Frederick Dudei. Clerk of the Court.......John 1). Cantey, Recorder ................Charles Geeks. -Seoretary ................Gustave Dun.is, Treasurer .............. Tax Collector.............L. E. Bentley. Sheriff....................V. C. Cantrelc, Coroner ............... ...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 16 December 1876

'lanalbsonbilde tid. Three Dollars a Year. Attend to Your Head and Hair -Don't Delay Using This. Woon's IaPaovxo HAIR R tsTsaakTvic is unlike any other, and has no equal. The Improved has new vegetable toxic proprie ties; restores grey hair to a glossy, natural color; restores faded, dry, harsh and falling hair; restores, dresses, gives vigor to the hair: restores hair to prematurely bald head.; removes dandruff, hunors. sealy eruptions; removes irritation, itching and scaly dryness. No article produces such wonderful effects. Try it, call for Wood's Improved Hair Restorative, and don't be pat of with any other arthe. Sold by all drug giste in this place and dealers everywhere. Trade supplied at tnaesfacturer's prices by C. A. Cool & Co.. Chicago. Sole Agents for the United Staten and Laanadas, and by Wheelock, Finlay & Co.. New Orleans. Never Neglect a Cold. A slight cold while unoleasant and annoy ing is seldom treated as a serious matter, and yet how often do we find it w...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 23 December 1876

THE DONALDSONYILLE CHIEF. Official Journal of the State of Louisiana, Parish of Ascension and Town of Donaldsonville. VOLUME VI. DONALDSONVILLE, LA., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23, 1876. NUMBER 16. Donalb nnbille Lhid. Amiens 1lumani Generic. A Wide-Awake Home Newspaper. Published Every Saturday, at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, La., -8r LINDEN E. DENTLEW. EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION: One copy, one year.................$3 04 One copy, six months................ 1 54 Mix copies, one year...................15 04 Twelve copies, one year ............25 01 rayahle invariably in advance. AD VERTISING RATES: IOne ineh of space constitutes a" square."j sQA1Rcs. I mo. 2 mos. 3 mos. 6moe. lyeal I square.. $ 3 00 $ 5 00 $ 6 50 f11 001$150( I squares. 5 00 8 00 9 50 15 00 20 0( 3 sqareas. 7 00 il 00 12 50 19 00 25 04 4 squares. 8 50 14 00 15 00 23 00 30 04 6 squares. 10 00 16 00 17 00 27 00 35 04 * squares. 11 50 18 00 19 00 30 00 41) 04 7 squares. 13 50 20 00 21 00 33 00 440O 3 sq...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 23 December 1876

ontdsbonbdile hbief. Published Every Saturday. .0 Offioial Journal of the State of Louisiana. OfoialJournal of the Parish of Ascension. c Offioial Journal Town of Donaldsonville. t LINDEN E. BENTLEY, EuIToa Aw) PROPRIETOR. t t y postmasters are authorized and re quested to act as agents for the CHIEF. M Job printing in the highest style of c the art at New Orleans prices! Leave your orders at the CIEs? office. ( The CHIsr is received by all subscri bers PoSTAGS FREE Saturday, December 23, 76. Merry Christmas! Ilon. Henry M. Teller, the present short term Senator from Colorado, has been elected for the term of six years from the 4th ofqnext March. We have seen it somewhere that his royal majesty the King of Carnival is making preparations for his annual visit to bis gay capital, New Orleans, next Mardi Gras. By 31 nays to 14 yeas the Senate defeated the proposed constitutional amendment offered b% Mr. Edmunds providing for the counting of the elec toral vote by the Supreme Court. The...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 23 December 1876

PonaIbksnbillt Qicf. OfMee in Crescent Place. ' Subscription Price, Three Dollars a Year. 1 DONALD80NVILLE, LA., Saturday, December 23, '76. B LOCAL JOTTINGS. Merry Christmas! Go to Wilkinson's for holiday pres n enti. o The exploded boiler on the Nolan plantation, just below town, has been repaired, and the sugar-house is again in operation. The advertisement of Loeb's cheatm a cash corner says what it means adl e means what it says. A practical tis t will demonstrate the correctness ot a this proposition. - u The Ba you Lafourche railroad hi idge I has been repaired and is occasionally swung across the stream to permit the passage of trains. A freight train crossed this morning n ith lumbl'er which we are informed is intended Inc the construction of shanties for the accommodation of workmen who will I be employed in the spring to complete the road. If this is correct, it is a 1 cheering indication. On Monday the 11th inst., the an nual election of otlcers of Phlaonix Fire Company ...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Donaldsonville chief. — 23 December 1876

lnnlbso tnbille fief. Three Dollars a Year. Counting the Electoral Vote, From a recent letter written by a 0 professional newspaper corespondent at Washington, we make the follow- h ing extract: The time seems to have come when a more definite method of counting the electoral vote for President andI Vice President should be adopted. d It is not unlikely that the contest may turn on the vote of a single State, in which event, as fraud will be charged by one party or the other, h every thing will depend on the qnes tion whethei the vote of that State shall be retained or thrown out. The method of counting the electoral s vote, and the proceedings of the Sen ate and Howe of Representatives in reference thereto, have heretofore o been prescribed by fle 22 of the Joint Rules of the two Houses. No Joint Rules having hee n adopted by the fir:-t sesion of the present Con gress, the method and proceeding in counting the electoral vete in Feb- f teary next remain to be determined v by the con...

Publication Title: Donaldsonville Chief, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Louisiana, United States
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