Clipped From The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette
promotion of Jsfferson DstI aa colonel colonel and was unilor his command, bat he nay that General Scott u th (treatest and grandest general of hli lime. He afterward went on. a whaling ex - voditlon to the China sea. He baa many relic whlrh he will bring to the old settler' mnotlnK. among others a part of the (kin of a whale which they raptured In' latitude seventy, from which they took four hundred and fifty nnrreis or oil. This they traded for wheat along the Mediterranean, which they sold at Constantinople, and from that point he flnallv reached the Unit ed States and on his way home was present at the commencement of the flret laying of a cable.