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vv -y "-Vl 'i; i T. A DANGERO US jJUUKlNiJiii; i I i mte pi Mjk Jy vswiarnoas fob jlxeecise. ltjree to build a stonewall Two can't work; and tho other wont." Wanted to know wheri they will get it done; and how-much they; wMmakeTy it, provided limb goes, up inf the mean time a foot; a foot and fthalf, or two feet UNION, NOW ter, ONE(1NO WSE '-v-Ty" --v- i-H Ii LIBERTY AND i then the appearahce of that bearded Je wi (I nerioOkVpn; witloulthinking oiiumand could liacarpely refuse to accept a bill, even Ithdngh it were, to be discounted at siy Ipeh ceht w6rs? I again to meet him. fie ammediately, came to my aftd as fmuch the calm demeanor which Providence permitted me ta assume in the hour of- danger, that in all probability I am indebted for the privilege of. being alive to tell this" tale.

-Suffice it to say. after considerable parley, great humiliation and politeness on my part, some forbearance and jhconceiv ablef.vociferatipii on that of my 'enemies, peace was made1, and the leader seemed at length to bo convinced that I had had no share in the upsetting of his sledges or their contents, which lay scattered on the snow and I must d6 him the justice to admit that when; thus convinced, he contented himself with liberal indulgence in, savage threats 1 and 4 baths, which he launched at the headjbf nay driver, but 3yhich were to put to practical execu-tion on some future He then called hfs men together, and after herculean efforts-they extracted my half-buried sledgeahd horses from the snow, dragged it past the caravan, ahd-sf firne on my way rejoicing, -f. I iTavejin no manner exaggerated the simple facts of what occurred to me oh that never-to-beorgotteh night, or rather, early morning, I have, indeed, scarcely told of half my sufferings though to those aceustQmed to travel on the pleasant highways and: byways of our safe nd civilized fsland it may appear is sl -d ream or a fiction. Haying giyenj half a dozen roubles to the Polish with which-donation die appeared greatly elated, and a dozen or more, to jthe merchant and his serfswho weie immediately as desirous to kiss my. feet as they had previously been1 eager to break my head-j-I remounted -my sledge, helped the miserable animal in human form, my postillion, to, take his place before me, and away wei went again as, fast as if a pack of wolve8 been on pur track, i In fact, I cared not how fasti we went, bo that we left the horrible forest far behind us, and reached the next posthouse in safety.

i. Clear of the forest, I returned the bro- ken whip to my driver, and thanking Providence for safe deliverance, I pursued my way rejoicing. True, I had still much to literally in a vapor-bath. fear, for I was Theperspira- Hon streamed from my head to my feet but I dared not cast aside my heavy fursS for the night was intensely coldj andthad I done so I might have been frozen to death--9careelyia! pleasant sequel to an escape frona mfiirder dwe ver, we happily soon reached the nexti posthouse, and .1 I .1 1 insxeau oi sayinjg a wra in anger, paiu mv oostillion double the i usual donation. doubtless to hisi great surprise and satis- taction iresn norses were harnessed sneeoi ilyto-yrledgemynJypbject being to get forward, and it was evident my new driver haid beenj informed of my liberality, -V for the little horse actually ilew.

Ihayefreqreritlysince thought, in calm- 1 er moments, what ttiight have been the sequel had the heavy cudgel of the leader ii 1 i i i il oi me caravan- cnancea, to nave xauen on the head instead of the $honlder of my i postil Iron, fossi ply 1 should have been robbed, ind thin left to my fate in that dreary forest, to watch over his corpse till daylight returned or 1 might have perished myself; oir, surviving the perils of the night, might! have been, denounced as the murderer of my dead companion. -Nor would the; accusation have appeared by any ere serfdom ceased inussija, colonels and evenWb- lieutenants in thle Army aind clerks in pub- lie offices, were wont at times to hit their imaginea mienors oyer tne neaa very hardly, if aught; displeased them, a3 I shall hereafter demonstrate A Russian official traveling, as I was w.ith klespatches, on his arrival at Jr etereb org, which city I without further mishap, wonM have reported the wlToleV story most and perhaps dxaggera-tion to his superiors (if he believed he had any) or, the. authorities; the postillion would probably have been subject to the knout, and thenJsent for (change of air to Siberia, whila hia wife and family were to. starve at home. Por For having list swallowed that which an pleasan Lgentlemen do swallow- nightly over a cheertul nreside a snug arm-chair pre- viousiy xo lurnmg into a jour poster just one glass ofjRaccif instead of brandy or gin and water.

True, he was very imprudent, and ought to have taken it on his arrival instead of hisi departure but sixteen versta on a Russian. winter's night on the of a slddge might be some excuse tor this little indiscretion. 1' faith, toyselfthave giyen a sovereign for a glass of steaming cogn ac Sand water, as I sat perspiririg in; my. sledge. I forgot and forgave; inim, in a spirit of Christian forbearance.

Yet I fear he would have been, considerably licked by a Rus sian, traveler, as a of the kfiout to be received from theuthonties, without ah effort to retaliate, poor wretch. I in- iasmuchaj the period -to, which I al- auue, no Aussianj traveler or any posn iuu Wnsidered it necessary toi "waste words on those who' were rkrely regarded (though men witn nearts; to iei son is to oe 2 1 One of my nlos vmjd recollection, of Kdssian adventure relates ta a igonTney, during which I Endured sonie of the most painful, I may say dangerous; Koura of my lifer owing to tjay driver being' drunk, of which fact I was, utterly ignorant when we started from the: posthouse. The night was clear, and the moon Bhone brightly frP5J-, cloudless -sky; but the weather wasin- tensely cold, the centre of road was as hard asra sheet of quently I traveled rapidly, while on each side of me snow was many feet, deep. ea a cup dded a dash of cognac anu uymg imni': ed ray pipe, jumpedVmto jmy sledge I warm and cornfortable--so warm ami cozy, tnnt in. fact, that soon ieii mio aBoufluiju undisturbed slubber; to which; the smooth and rapid "progress of my sledge greatly contributed, when alL at once, 1 was arous-ed from my home-drearas by crash-y-t find myself, and horsej firmly fixed, indeed, half; buiied in the snow.

To rub my eyes, jump from the heavily fqr-clad as I was, and pjunge up to my thiols in the snow (for there had been ft recent thaw, anl the snow was soft on the and at the same time viopt that I was unarmea' ana atone in-tne i I centre of, an unfathomable 'Russian pine-iU forest, at 2 with my. dispatches in 7J the sledge, and no help at hand, was the was startled by a numan nowi, oi sucn tensity that 1 verny Deiieve nq uungr pack of wolves in the torest couia pav rivaled it and at the same time disco orrirt that, mv posrunon was in; nerce com- 11 bat with one ot: the tauest an most pow erful men 1 ever beheld, while a dozen nth pr wretches or the same type were biowiini and screeching, and rushing to the scene ot action, uy tne origntiignt of the moon, I was enabled Ao observe in tlie road-track' hefpro me about ascojceof. sledges heavily laden, each drawn by one smafl horse, and carrying merchandise while two lav flpundering in the snow on the opposite side of the road, against, which we had driven and got the orst of it. All these untoward events occurred in far less, time than I have told them. Before I pTfctceed, however, it may be well to remark that every wrd I write is fact.

An orcftk- did and probably still exists, in Russia, which commands that every? thing and every! person man and beast- shall make way tor who travel with a Potaragema," or authority for courier horses, or, in 1 other all official Bnt the wretched serf, my postillion, though not too drunk-to keep his seat while his horses kept, the road at a gallop, was far too drunk to see the impossibility of. passing anything but a flock of crows inthQ narrow lane between two high banks of srtoy. Therefore, as I subsequeritly although every human, effort had been inade oii his blowing his horn to permit us to passit was all in vain. But he-was no ptate to reason moreover, hoi probably saw double, which widened the wayside. Thus driving fu-" ricmsjyj he upset the: Hindmost sledge, at the Russian fash ion lashing the driver with his whip but the second shock was too great even for my heavier Bledge aud thus we became fixed, horses and carriage, fast in the deep snow Happily; I most happily, reason came to my aid, and a moment's thought snfiiced to convince me of the dangerons position in.

which Ifbund myself, and. that discretion siiiely was far better than valor. It was I quite evident Jthat my driver was in, fault; and hadrl attempted to. take his part, or made any effort to defend him, my own' 1 Hie, as well as the dispatches, would have i been periled, therefore, vas. I was clad observing that, blows had already passed between hira and tho athletic Bus-v sian I have named--! made a rush at the former, wrenched the uplifted whip from his hand, seized, him firmly by the throat, and throwing him backward on the snow, I broke the 'whip in two, land stood without-" streched arms calmly before Mean- while, the whole troop; of sledge drivers had gathered around us, evidently shower-; ing threats and imprecations on our heads, which unpleasant language 1 happily did not understand at the same time uttering theLmost diabolical howls I ever heard be-, fore or-since.

Bitter cold as was the night, the persjiiration poured" down iny forehead, and if I did not experience abspluto fearr-fahd if occurs tome that I certanly did why, I most assuredly littered an inr ing that the odds were twenty to one that I should perish like a dog, or be murdered ffaj- away from all I loved on earth, in the dense pine solitude. It was by no means a pleasant position Tin which to find orre's .1 seji, i assure you, genueinen wnp jivo atiJidme at ease. indeed, had I ventured, without the aid of a Tom Sayers or to strike a blowf or make the slightest ef-: fort to defend my 'drunken friend, theh cooling himself in the snow; with. the thef? jnometer 29 degrees below fate yot' both of. us would have been jdis- 1 jiever beheld such! brutal anger, nay, ferocity, as" that which, the permitted me to discover on the dirty taces of the leader and his.

mU lowers. ''as bv offers of rnonevi-attemrted 7 6imles, which must have looked like grins arid, general affability of. denieanor, en-' to appease At tms moment the postillion arose from their slight cofd-traceai and. vaulting i on I to one of tlie animals! backs, Jried to make ...1 i I for assistance or i I i T' fit War toi ieave to my "fate. T.

know not: mit nought rapid as 'lightning soon Tlat, if left alone, I must'- perish" in" the Weven if I escaped a worse fate; Vfoe mere, then (recollect; he, was and a lighter than myself) I jrew Jinn on the snow." At this moment, at was my happiness when a trav: ffiS Pole, whp spoke Qermanrodef up in dst of the from the di ction toward which I was travelingl glimpse of a distant sail to the wieck- Sailf on "a vaff iir almd' tft th lialf- 6t it-ved JtlK Uni'Qm Inn nAifiAn An llA Inify .3 --if -k! rush at the" leaders; he 'cut beggar, welcome A LE A 18 6 ilead-Quarters, Post of Raleigh, N. t- Apkil 26ib 1865J The private joffice the Post Commander will be in the office, in the Capitol building. MILITARTr OP THE CTTJ. Col FGranger. CoratnaDdiDgSrd Brigade, 2d DiTisii, 10th Army Cbrps, Post Cotnmauder.

Lieut 11 Sanford. Il5th New York Volunteera, A A A General, aDd Post Adjutant. Capt Smith, 9lh Missouri Volunteers, A A G. Lieut Cot Zeut, Uth Indiana VolunteeM, Prreit Uarsbal. I Wm Norten, 4th New Hampabire Voluntaeta, Assistant ProYost Marshal.

Lieut iDFeorge Dailey, th Maine Volunteers; Assistant ProTost Msrshal. i Capt Chas Weeks, 9th Missouri Volunteers, A A All. Copt Geo AIray, S. I Surpeoo Jao Kuowiscn, l9th New York Volunteers. Chief Medical Officer.

Capt ffc Mosher, 169th New York Volunteers, A DiC. weui ja ranauzee, ietn ew lork Volunteers, A DC, Officers of 115th Kegiment IS, York Volunteer's. Johnson, Lieut Col Commanding. L'Walrath, Miyor Nicholas De Graff, Acting Adjutant. Martio Mc Mart in, Quarlermasler.

Lieut A Slocuui, CommandiBg Co A. Lieut A Collier; V. Lieut Clark, C. Cap Wm a Shaw, E. Capt Savage, Q.

Lieut Mcintosh, I Lieut Hill, K. Officers 9th Maine Volonteen. JoaeDh Nble, Lieut Col Commanding. George Dyer, Major. -Henry Wadiworth, Adjutant.

George Hay, Quartermaster. Otis Rice, Assistant Surgn Lieut Wm A Babcuck, Commmdins Co A. McKeuney, Capt Geo iirown, Capt Benj Hill, QaptJCBeal, 1 JE. Lieut Denning, p. Lieut A Doten, "I a.

Lieut A a Cbase, I Capt SS Mann, i. K. XVominal List of the Actual and Actinsr Field and Staff and. Conipanr CoEnmanden presnt in 4th ew Hampslilre Volnnteers. John Roberts, Captain Co Di Commanding Officer! uo UUCKID3, uapiain uo negunnnt Quarter mas tsr ana company uomrnanaer.T Dearborn, Surgeon.

"if. Alfred Marland, 1st Liettt Awaiting Muster, Act. Joseph Wingate, Co Awaiting Muster, Acting Cta A Gay, 1st Lieut Co Commanding Co B. McD Hussy, Capt Co Commanding Co C. Wm Barker, Capt Co Commanding Co D.

Whiting, tat Lieut Co Commanding Co Chapman, Capt Co Commanding Co F. Dowd, Sergt Co G. Commanding Co Q. Frank Fogy, principal Musician Co Comnua Uo tt. Quimby, Capt Co Commanding Co I.

Geo Huekins, Capt K. Commundine' Co BT. John Roberts, Capt ith New Hampsbirs lafaary, OfBcers I3th Indiana Volunteer. Lawrence, Major, Commanding. Ryan, Adjutant, A Buly, Quartermaster.

A VnaniberlaiD, Assistant Snrgeoa i las Clark, Capt Commanding A. Lowe. Cant Commvndinir Wth AKetehnm.2d Lieut Commanding a. Graham, Capt Commanding Co D. W.T Stepo, Capt Command rogCeE.

Samuel Morrisoo. let Lieut Commanding Co W. Carr Carey, 1st Lieut Commanding Co 5. Officers of. 169th Regiment N.Iork Volnntaeri.

A CoiTin, Lieut Col Commanding, Joseph Allen, Major. John Koowlson, Lhureh, Acting Adjutant and QaarUraaatar. Lieut Ed Jaeques, Commanding Co A. Lieut Foot, Commanding Co B. Capt Warren, CoeamidiDg Co C.

Lieut McGui re, Commanding Co D. Capt Mulball. Coaman4ing Co E. Capt Smith, Cojuunding Co 'i Lteot Van Santwoni, Commanding Co Lieut Francisco. Commanding Co H.

Capt Dunn; Commanding Ca I Lieut Straight, Commanding Co Apni24, 1881. tt NOTICE! rwiHE PEOPLE OF JOHX'STriw nmmT meet at the Court Boose in SmithfieldL Tid-v LL the 2d day of May, 1845, for the purpose of consulting together for the good of the county and tbe State ind renewing expressions of attachment to the old Goran mens ana ig. W. SMITH, T. LEACH, 1 1.

1). SJfEAD, and 6tb. REWARD. A LIBERAL REWA RD WILL BE PAID FOR TI Jtm. delirerj at this office of a.

Package of Officers Cloth ing, taken from a car, at this place, on tbe night of the htof jth 11-4 i oat. 28, J8ft5. MALE COOK, AND GARDENER. WHITE Pint. Amplr hum.

diately to I MRS. St. W. MILL! son 8 nrejerrea- -A'so. a Xiaanaress.

ariT i Raleigh, April 27,1365. lo ty: NDARB -M FOR SALBt a PflUPT.CTIt FTI.E OPirTOB ft Mivnil ii(Sem-WeeklT,) frow th lat of JaaUaty, Ui resent time prica k.v-:. 1- Also, a fil tha DAILY RICHMOND. KXAUIHXft for 1862,1863 and part of 'IS! Fries Th9 papera are pot aouad bot an arrangta ii khm -Apply at Alrit 11 at f- tf. JKRS.

H. BOAUDINa SOXJSP. By tta Dy, Week and lfcwtk. Dr. B.

ARLINGTON, SURGEON DENTIST DKeCau reaideae, flilisboro atnas 1 1 1 i i 1865. 35' I 1865. 5 I I 10 11 12 IS 14 2 3 4 6 7 22 24 25 20 27 28 1617181202122 29d03l 23 24 25 26 27 28 8. 1 2 8 4APo, 6 6 7 8 6 7 8 5 10 11 1213W15161718 lsrtl51617iMt 19 20 21 22 2 24 25 20 21 22 23 24 2528 i 2728298031 I. March 2 3 4Set; -v.

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iln his crude conception. Slavery was the Constitution, the.Constitution was Slavery; land-whoever condemned the lattei was jau. enemy. of the former. So lo'ng as he supposed the Union a bulwark of Slavery, no was au miense; unionist; dui, wnen he found the Union and Slavery in conflict, he clave to the latter, adjuring, detesting the former: If anv anti-Slavery State had seceded, he would have depmed i her people guilty of the most flagrant treason but when Slave States for Slavery's sake seceded, he deemed, their jright to do so too clear tol be questioned.

vAa to waiting for an overt act," he scorned the Suggestion; hadn't the North chosen Lin-I coin ai" sectional and what niore would you ask In short, Booth felt and reasoned iust as Southrons of his class, with many of their Northern have habiiualljr done, and would have been tremendUnsly 1 1 appmuueu it; escaping to Itichmond two months ago, he had poured forth hisi feelings in a public harangue: ending VtU a declaration that he was ready to strike a dagger to the heart ot the Abolition ty- i i rant and mnrdererj JNobody wouldihave dared openly to doubt that this fieryl the-; atrical young orator was a true, devoted tnend ot "the South," Yet all the Abo-' tion fanatics that ever lived, with Abra- ham Liincoln thrown in. never struck her so calamitous a blow as has this discible of I Cain. Booth justified Slavery (see his letter)' exactly as, a BritislTory of thirty tojforty years ago justified rotten bofougli3 and resisted their overthrow. "Are not we Britons a greai people Didn't we conquer and cage Napeleon Have wfi not more manufactures, 'more wealth, a more productive agriculture, than any other country Are we not. rapidly increasing in wealth' and industrial efficiency i And all this while Old Skrum.

with bnt one sends two members to arhament. and Manchester, with alquar- ict ui uiiuiuii vi peopie, senas none at all Who dared pretend, then, thajt rotten boroughs are nof a vital and wholesome element of the' British Constitution Of course you do not reply to this logic. Yon might as well propound a problem in Algebra or Conic SecHons to an Arapahoe, or Digger Indian. John Wilkes Booth, a devoted friend and champion of the South, kills Abraham Lincoln, who is accounted her deadly enemy kills him for no personal rea-so but solely in her interest and for her sake but all the John Browns who ever lived never' had the! heart to strike her so deadly flblow. "The South is avenged 1" exclaims the.

frenzied wrecth not suspecting tha( the South "At South V-was simply- If there had been a remaining chance for that "South," he extinguished it. After his deed, there was nothing further to hope or to fear for the doomed institution" His ase illustrates a general, law. Abrahafn Lincoln was anxious lhat the South "Ishoiild be treated with the utmost lenity and kindness Consistent with the National integrity and safety Drs. Boech-er, Tyng, fuUyi sympathized with tnisT feeling; but John Wilkes Booth abruptly aside, and pemits the South to the tender mercies of such old andj zeal ons cha mpions of her "rights as Andrew Johnson, Edwin Ml Stanton and Benj. F.

Thiis. not as we would bate it 'must take things as we fihd them but. wo' JV. Tribune. Intercourse with persons of decided vir-e and excellence is of great importance tue and excellence is of great irapor I.U JZA ifr tho formation of "a good character.

TJie; force of example- is fere creatures of imitation, and by a heces- saryinflneiice, our habits and tempers are verymucn iormea on tne moaei ot withwhoni wo fainiliarlj associated -LQVE ANEj UGHTNINQ. A lad who hef love had sold, Askedif could be told, WI; wedding, rings made of tend? I vehtnreil Uius tblhstruct hor 'Love, mahii alhtinare the sanier-r- On earth they glance -ft'om heaven. they iitbe 6baletHcTflimey Ad. An old lady; highly delighted by of the Vessels SXslaikcT Sotind! view ing their boatslartt ttia-nlassV dili rkafatu JLneiriittie ronnin-iiong artei ena justas; pfias an Ari ex If "plenty of fresh tStM This well enough airs oi lutjir ijat i is ost impos- frfififinrio nr n-atr-. if 8k- "Oe" i.cfc" tly 1 a irne nearc itnac won ia nave come ar after ritaifirstr ened beyotid charity of ajriinfo; Whether were accepted I by th ejinf anated brute who disgraced the uniform Ke Wbrei or not hver heard oumcei jr-to say thatf this; model othcer and gentleman departed on his sibly ratherelated thah otherwise at jhav- ing cruelly belabored an unoffending The feelings of the minister however, were of a very1 different' nature when he returned to the' posthouse and found his poor suffering," belabored.

frierfd writhing under th combined effects of pain, anger, and hmiliatidn.No kssttrance oh his part however, that he would blring matters before the Emperor, in the hope of putting an end to such cruel proceedings no entreaties that the artist would accompany him to Petersburg, where he might obtain redress, and procure medical adyice, would avail. Not a yard further would the belabored traveler i "No, indeed, no," he f' had known that yon were bringing me'from the Eternal City to infernal den of savages, never would I hjave left fair Italy. I fully acquit your. Excellency of any knowledge that, tlie Etnperor. of Russia permitted his uniform to! be worn by men such as he who has so Icruellyj assaulted me; but I have seen qiiite enough of the Czar's dominions, and I have no desire to learn inore either of the country or its -inhabitants." JAnd thnsithey parted.

This little incident is I only; one among rlluuuluo Vl ouuuai umuic uauj occurred on Russian highways, Happily, hundreds ot a similar nature which I daily under the present OAt7llA rrrx civilization. marches with giant strides What Oar Northern Friends Say of Our Citf. W. Pepper, the correspondent of th4 Ohio State Journal, published at Columbus Ohib, thus writes to that paper our City and its objects of interest; i I TEE CrtY OF KALEIGH. a j.t lin maf be reckoned Johnson and Wke counties.

Seldom does does the traveller pas3 through aabre di versified and beautiful scenery. Here are I hand some summer residences, splendidly dei-orated, neat and tasteful Churches, and school houses. I A trip here at this delightful season is refreshing. It is inspiring to look on the cultivated gardens of and the hills of everlasting greenj. The attractions of the City of Raleigh are extensi viely and favorably known.

Situated in he center ofj a rich and fertile country, now wearing the rich livery of summer a cheering meets the eye in all directions. Raleigh is not an old place. The first house in it. was uilt years, ago by one Lane, the progenitor jbf the notorious Kansas Lane.1 The City is regularfy and tastefully out in the form of a basin, ejrtcircled by a belt of hills. The streets are wide and commodious, shaded by rows of elims and oaks.

The superb residences in and around the City, wjth their ample 'yards and gardens, adorried' with flowers and shrubbery, give the place a most altractipe appearance. Perhaps there is no town of the slime population in the South, that affurds so many evidences of wealth, inteHigence.entirprise and social refinement. The population are chiefly natives a sjight sprinkling -of Northerners, and very few; foreigners. The wealth of Raleigh is of the genuine, slowly formed description that does not take to; itself wings and fly away, just whenPiC is wanted most Thef citizens are much hardier) sturdier, and nobler race of people than their neighbors of South Carolina. They may be less polished and; showybut jthey are more dignv fied, industrious and patriotic.

Beautifnl Raleigh I It was1 laid out in the pood old English Southern manner. The spacious Fay-etteville street is lined with stores, so solid and that they would not look out of place in New York, where ihe; stores are palaces. 1 There! is bnly one principal street. Raleigh is a railroad' centre iruni WQICU iuciv Dcctai uiguijr iuipui.aui is- diations. The uburbs of the city abound in good and beautiful mansions, gardens and ornamental trees, where the wealthy enjoy a delightful retreat fronv jthe ejt- scenes of political and mercantile warfare.

The citizens are intelligent andhospi table. The ladies are" noted jlor their great personal beauty. Their bearing to our soldiers is polite, courteous jMid christian. The derisive and contemptuous, scorn which looted out of the eyes of the Secesh' ladles of Nashvflle does not exist' here. The residences the wealthy are palatial.

AmongHhese mansions worthy of special mention, are the splendid palaces of Grimes, Mordecai, Boy lan, Tucker, and Skinrer, a feaptist parson, now travelling jn Europe! These Swellings -resemble the palaces of the English a'rrstdcrady. The religious denominations have neat and spacious The Baptists hare the grandest edifice in the State; It is truly a gem ofj chaste architecture. It. is a metropolitan church'. The.

pastor himself gave fifteen thousand dollars towards -its- erection- The Episcopal church, as' usual. Is a very fihejand elegant building. The! rector. Dr. Mason, is a man of cultivated mind arid Union sentimepts.

This is th most fashionable chardb in the city. The Methodist have three religious places of worship. The minister who now, repre-sents John Wesley, is (he Rev. Mr: Pell, a courteous and venerable -minister of the Gospek He is the Editor of a Methodist paper published heTe." I have been reliably informed that Mr. Pell hat iilw-iys been a conservative, that is, a Union man.

The clergy 'South, generally' at present ar'. becoming 1 more reconciled tothe Go verYiment of our fathers. There are many interesting public' buildings' in Raleigh Among' them are the. a9yl lums, and the shools. The Lunatic Asyluut.

is "magnificent structure, and reflects great credit upon the. citi)ieh8 of 'ifui States The DealJuinb, and Blind Asylum is large, tastfefuV and commodious. Bjr the courtesy of Mri PalmerI visited this institution, and was highly gratifi ed' afc the' proficieney of the pupils. hat a Splendid eommeb Ury such: abodes of charity are on the sublime principles ot the cross Dr. Fisher, ot the Lunatic Asylum Very accommodating in showing Wistprs the rooms' and grndsyhe ca tOr jrjni i tsMomewe-had a glorious vi the city andi the imifclfidsoMhe Here, also, is a bronze statue o( Washingtw.

public! bdingt fiB Vmspicuoas testimoimla eealthhdlb peOpleiwidQjri; jtby moriuroeptai Ihfe airchi tertsl Qheoritsri of sacred tereJs-hijc sh 5 Many of the lots im'handotoeJyiht proved with mBDiee shrubbery, jwfcjiHee-iileepi the, father; of A udye'wf John- The Union element KaJ fefgh'iis 'verl ist ilhe fearlesVHoli The most conspieuoos- Union den. the welt known -editor of tba Standard. wfiHejM: it. .5 ITJ.i' cause raroenae flerrice.s.-iixinE: iBi fpArfiil th liMyTfchekia 'lw-iral(m wr writtinit rill lojand t'fb'f-jadIiB; tonAdministratioxr bad no -firm or an oodivided nationality; yvben tbe sistory of this English gentlemen smdt pfiicerir of Wf and 16 wF degree are -happily brought up in a different manner consequently, save to iny select friends in the City ot the Ozar. I i itiilv 1 i i i.Li.v ne ver told the tale ot that horrible night, I the memory of which- is hot' the loss en graven on my mind; and all I hope is, that he poor fellow who shared' wi th me those bitter hours in the snow still drives, taking more care; as to the time and 1 measure of.

his zthqrigh I greatly fear me, or I read badly the face 6t man, he was marked out for the vengeance of i that- athletic merchant whose goodsand chattels he had scattered on the snow. In corroboration of. the physical liberty, if I may so term it, appropriated to themselves by "Russian swells, or such as (Considered themselves to be important personages inlhe eyes of their 1 shall here give an anecdote, every word of which is true, though to my English readers if may -appear almost an impossible occurrence in a civilized country nevertheless, I believe all the actors in the little drama still live and travel, and I cannot better than relate it in-the words of one from whose lips I heard it. 1 Some few.years since, a courteous, kind, and talented Russian of high rank (held the post of diplomatic minister at Rome. During his sojourn there, which was of some years' duration, he had become acquainted with an artist.

of considerable celebrity, whose sketches of the environs nf Rome itself, greatly pleased him' XVUllic gieailjr pieatstSU Thns it was, that when about to proceed toPetersburg, the Russian suggested: that lus artist, should accompany him on his leave of absence, and take some Russian views. The artist, who shall be nameless, very willingly accepted the invitation and doubtless looked forward with pleasurable anticipations to the profits as well as to the change. bo, one hne morn mg, patron and painter left the Pontifical Uity tar behind them, and journeyed on pleasantly towards, that the Czar of all I the Russians. Having passed the Nierrien'. and reached worthy.

diplomatic prince, or baron, as might be, remarked tii at in a few versts which probably meant i a hundred for distance is thus lightly al hided to in Russia they should arrive at a posthouse, in the neighborhood of which he had a property, to which he would gladly pay a flying visit' AndJ' he added, "as you must be: greatly fatigued, a good night's rest, while I am absent, will be doubtless most acceptable, and rer fresh your limbs after so many days' and nights 'confinement in Indeed it will," replied the artist nd thus the matter was decided On arriving at the posthouse the worthy postmaster regretted that he had no bed to offer but his own! but that was entirely at Excellency '8 or his friend's disposal, 4 as, indeed, were all the house and its con tents and, with this assurance the noble and diplomatist proceeded on a one; yisi to his possessions, and the1 tired but happy artist was soon sound asleep between the landlord's sheets, dreaming doubtless of the fair lands of Italy and of his good fortune. While the postmaster, who was gladdened by the knowledge that he would receive no end of roubles for his courtesy, and who was in physic," as they say, having lmomeda aose oi castor on, wrap- i ped himself up warmly and stretched him elf on the top of a warm stove in an put- house--a Russian custom and -was soon as sound asleep as the artisC The night was one of those Korthern nights when no traveler is desirous of being long detained for the 'change of horses and a Russian colonel ii hy no means the mo3t patient man in the world under such circum- stances. I However, it unforttinately occurred that an oifier of sonie rank, with his i stars i' and ribbons, was on the road that night, and about ii, a.m., halted at the posthouse, aurd angrily called for fresh horses, as well presence Twenty minutes having ejapsed without the appearance ot either, he at length umped from his "carriage, and furiously entered the 1 1 i Where are the horses and where is the postmaster cried theenraged soldier, addressing the miserable serf who stood trembling' in the doorway who assured the travelerthat horses "Would soon be forthcoming, and that he had roused the postillions, his master he could not tind. find him not find the, wretch exclaimed furious colonel. is ho gone which is his room show it tp mo :0 I' This is his room, Excellency, said the trembling serf, bpening a door at This is his room, isit I Will leach him that this is not the manner to treat an: officer of the Imperial Army lereij you pig, A light was bro gh the offended, tra vf eler beheld, as lie imagined, the postmaster in calm repose while he kept waiting for his: -J Without a moment'shesitatidhe rdsid to tho bedside, and eeing, as he beaeved, th jii nfortunat posfmaste "sKtfg jblfce ragge hi th erefrohi4 byi the ere he had 'discovered his error, immediately1 chastised the Oor iartisttisihe stood in his shirt, yritb a heavy withstaringhis Und iiriekLCai.dH i struggles, and voqif--! eranons in nis nauve language.

xn jue mi st of this cruel and itnnianly" assault. offered every possible apology; stating that xhitf absence was caused bysevere iiidispp sitmn, together with the fact of his ha via friven lib his bed to and re inove4 nls own quarters to an outhouse." I i- ill 1 'I v-1 11 saved) otherwise than as mere beasts ofHdie postmaster. Entered the room, with Thus, in the iriute languagexoff terror depicted OnV his countenance, and t.hfl amiable ana aristocratic ltnssian: a whack' oyer the 1 head with a. tMckstick simply meant Drive faster 1" 'or kick from a thick boot servedior the query, "Why did you noit stop soon However, losing fellow; irjaW11 was ever more --V.

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