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The Brooklyn Sunday Sun from Brooklyn, New York • 6

The Brooklyn Sunday Sun from Brooklyn, New York • 6

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A auftiftll al Uaft, Ua Urn la ha Ufa. Bef afiapta plaaiaa 'klidla Jojra, Ami Ua aidaa iaa fraai Ua fmmti Uai nU uai, boi gift-e all Ami fal( and aaart la Ilia falata'a ala T9 Ua alrnpla fait It af aaaat aaa tolaaa. i The laaaaaa of aaia Ua liaa fat to here. Boa Joy tmm quickly to oio tar. "And Ua Blip of plaaftttfo alrt fondly alpa To dttat aad aabaa apaa kar ttpa- Bow lb Iftaptfr' aaaf af wwaaaw iff aaia Ua laatf af fart of aw aat ftaoaotaaa la Ufa (raal 4ra play bar part Tba aoftidaa mom alU a Kyou heart, ba will turn iba laafaa of Ua futora a boob, goading Uoa aaU wlU aa loob, bad laona Ua Borrow that Baa brtwaaa, Oagwaaaad bp Ua baart of awaat i I i I riftfei at lately uab sftf tiro, fiftois.

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a UtlUftilfe! hJ Ut aw. ft ill ftl ti. new. All uf th graft tmiriftiteil ft-geth In oftifutfcm, luaiW tftisftrtftit Julia 10 uitiiw-yeft, a ymlli I wrt rwi yawraul fwMiutf jo aLut(ti ti. feuiui, 1 wm la grJ-f'A Uu MtAfi wu 1 UU ktuni ar him nwied hi t.

'll man hkI-U uY Kar bfunf from it Ui lft awa 1 tell bI ft I fttt iHWftfeL Thera war a imiutwr of otW irauns who stftloi tliftl, bra nog a Iran Lorn burled ail. ft, theft Wftllt to ti (Wlftlftfy but Itotwil Iw. and o-riaol a.lmiltftiftftx. Mob warm, Ui win of ti iwurterr. sUtid, oa being liiU-rv lew-l Hit ft, drat I I.

ilioi him. 1 be ouriln bfei ftiku to tneras from lb JulUng uf Ui loll TI lid of the OVllll wu off. TI hd divid'd lob wo plow. Tli driver of tii wngifti, in drifting in the iiftll, lit.1 drtftfti! it in th ouUi'lft snd th lid fell off. I do not know whnl luqipaMd befur hy g'A to Ui rNwtory.

1 did ltd tee ftbe Lftti oil lit I eraet uf U' drad IIUUI- it Iran toilol fur hit j.IU"ii, and at linxrw he it fed very gotl bmrted and teitler. It 1 i-untornAry to aitinit pone ft to sm lli' tftirtoi, but ml tins day avwyixiily out bttcau thftrft wnt to nnnh excltcftneuL Our reporter bud Uia tUivt parti collars bef or Dvto-tiv lievereaux, ani tlmt ul iift-r, with as aadduity ilraervlngof ouninwuUUust, promi'tly InxtlUiUftl a sean after Connora, stud eventually suorwolol la ttiuilngklmst this City Work-buus where tha corporatioa wagta are kejA Cucirmra being fdaced under arrwwt, ackoowi-felfiftl that had drawn wtguu Not 1 to Ui Lucifet Urov Cemetery, Wftlnewiiay evtftung, at 4 30 o'clock, with tii last remain of Georg Hanks and a colored chill! that htt had tei'ftl from th small pox haq'ltal, but denied in toto that th maa waa ail ft or that he bad stopped on tha way. Ua stated further that thought that the people in tliat neighborhiod did not like him, anil intended stntiiig tliat be bait buried tlie man alive, but, strange to say, ba could not cito an uwlonee where he had ever had any trouble or even a misu isle intending, with smy peram tturt rertdet in tliat iocxdity, or that WHft prent wtuia thu boiiKius cniu) vu perpetrateii He wu plaiftsl under arrest snu ecortod to tlie Central Htetion where he waa locked up at 0 oclock last evening. Improved Order of F. of I.

Bnai Bcholam Lodge, No, 37, under the jurisdiction of the above-named Order, was instituted bare in Brooklyn on the 3uth ult, at Halmy Building, fur which purpoaa the Grand Master, Mr. H. F. Back man, Grand Secretary, Mr. a W.

Goodman, Grand Treasurer, Mr. M. K. Cohen, President Court of A Jipoalt, Mr. Joseph Coons, as Acting Deputy, were present and inaugurated said Lodge.

i This being the first Lodge of this Order instituted here, or in this State, it became necessary to organize from raw material tha aixty applicants as charter members, from whom must emanate the future of this Onlor in. this State. Bnai Scholom Ledge is, to all intents and purposes, the pioneer Lodge the Empire Btate, and much is expected, we trust, not in vain, from, the Lodge, for It has laid the foundation under favorable auspices. 1 The composition of its members and the number of which it is composed bespeak volumes in favor of a grand and glorious future. i The essential merit of the improvement referred to in connection with this Order, is baled unqualifiedly upon the simplicity with which its candidates are initiated and the cogent logic its lectures import.

These characteristic features simplicity and cogency predominating throughout its entire proceedings must recommend it to the favorable notice of every intelligent man, and it is hoped will bid fair to spread a wholesome example and revolutionize the entire system of secret organization. Degrees there are none, excepting the one connected with the initiation. Implements are abolished and oaths are discarded as relics of the past and as belonging to an effete and obsolete period. It is claimed by the adherents of this Order that it has been obviously demonstated, on more occasions than one, that some Orders are responsible for the creation of embryo perjurers through the custom of administering oaths that are violated, with rare exception, almost upon its inception, The adherents of the improved Order also claim that, living as we do in this advanced age and enlightened country, the intelligent mind is vigorous enough to comprehend or receive impressions without the aid of ceremonies that long before this have lost their efficacy and have universally been pronounced as superfluous, brevity and simplicity will eventually be substituted in their stead. The brief and simple manner made use of in initiating a member in this Order, devoid of all ceremonies, leaves a good impression, and enables him to recollect its simple teachings and admonitions.

The hope baa been expressed that Bnai Scholom Lodge, With its bright prospects, may be the means of the laying of the corner-stone of the Second District. It must be remembered that the Order inculcates as one of Us tenets the diffusion of knowledge among its adherents in connection with the practice of those cardinal virtues, Charity and Benevolence. eettme, 1ft vl awe to eof n. uli. If am 1 hmrmoimorm I.

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tsung a lk In Uie New is end 1'n Hftftun rail mmf If ie Dell iw tnlr to kl bftuultiic imlelf, 1 1 4 Hi su ii 4 lettuifte uf Uftiiiaa, we would ash tftfte It ft ft 111 ft am i rauM-iuiwr, 4 fftw tiMftiU Aft i Uj hftft tkrtfeid a Jalauww feUmwiftL- 111 ft'i' ftl-wi o.i tl.ei ak Anwfeolftiu, bus I io Uea 1 aoroJ Uuxt it a lli only i-wgwt 1 tuwi In U.ft wortt Hot feftt II 4 da, straw HftiftinafeUW to IWuUhl VI isi.lni Lit mwtiirw! 1 fk mil feisr, Whil hftV ikkkfti ft wet bfwtkiiig; for low Hal ah w.Sk n.4 rwftrwl. mlm eosiid eiraly blfe Intor Vkhunsw unul o'llock In lb ansiuiig. end Ikon, ufewod-log to her Mlftfthft oLwerwftlory, tell eouiirn Ukltea have snvwlw oh rvelortew uu their lssiww.1 ftvoiild diwftkvwr lire or MX new ploiskl bfthaw UwlM Aft ftlkft kt Uila lull'll ir two, It ie to regretted ibd pulihsh her il o'er n-e fiv the hem-ilk of a.naiulle world. TUB aOVXLWT. Augnita Eana Wiloo It i ml'j AU-bam lut dot,) bvin in Dear M0I.1K in a Year 1 mudil nwssg If I had Is4 m-iaftliltol uirwif by 4 nl soft of galUniry fnsu helreml; 44 ago.

tin waft a UO luoft 4 nr. baft uiftlereOkkl, arat ft-N' glel kenrlf of ll.e dillW-ult Irak in axxwUr 4 aMra-r that lief pugs fairly WMehilftd hrr. ltemna haril sswtv how ftnyoik wlto exirafet sh iuv blr and eux-ycioiwdi aa uu arary ga could bftft tuftde bennlf U) lltll (Skopbx but autiwre do uo wieift ily talk aa Umv write; for winch, to lliia Iraic me kna Unuiket hba wua, from awtuinrirt rhddhootl, an one uroruua rea'r, though Uiaatory that aha ftourvd Riaht la tba original, aod tha (uutrana latftdi wur'sa at tVsifisu and fun ur ha-fore aha woe wvanexl, ife kft exiura Cksillrmftliist ttoa baft a nruhgiuua ueniory, ftisl her Ubiftd-artlc udiiurere my that, if ail tha huoka in toe ftrurld wart troyud, tha enryriopediaa could be rejftnted from tier dictatiua. bha reniemlwre every tiling the brara and ereu, and lft tin in rvmliiv with her readsn, who run never forget anything they have found In her wraeierful hooka. At an early period at her erudite life, the felt the need of cum pot! Ui and, onrewilinK to tnuliUon, wrote, a the aguor ten, a buntlrod trrelraw nu toe rslatfton of the polar triangle to dehniln aad the Hindoo disUea.

rXHNONAtXT ahe ift a very amiabla and kind-hearted lady, bo frequently dsacenda from her Olrnipn of magmflceiit inconipreheneihdity, and Wilks in a manner that perns only araiuaintad with the English language have no dilikuity in under-etaiuling. hhe la quite comely; baa dark brown ham, huge gay ayes full of aipnauo, a well-itiaped mouth, ha rather thw, a atnught, nearly Urecian nose, a pure, pal cooiploxiun, and an oval face that teems a hlUe worn, from tlie fact, no doulit, of her remembering the con-tenta of a hundred thousand book of ref erenoe. Hhe is of medium sine, graruful figure, and pro-puaseeemg manners, though ah not in 1 frequently wain off into the empyrean of erudition and leaves her awe-stricken andieuce gazing hopelemiy at tha cloada in which aha disappeared. Her friends declare her display of learning ia no aifeetntion; that slur cannot help it a statement one is inclined to credit; for one feels confidant ahe would not ba ao awfully pedantic if he oould avoid it by any effort of wilh MORE N0VX1A Bha began and completed Beulah before the erased teaching school, and tha sucre of the book induced her to turn her attention to literature. It la said she drew her central figure from herself but it is not possible that alia, being of flush and blood, can bear any per eepbhle rerrmhlanca to the planet-discovering While engnged noon a second novel, the war broke out, and Miss Evans being an ardent sympathizer with the South, threw aside her pea and pullyvyilnhlee, and entered tiu military hospital There she performed noble service for the confederate soldiery nursing the tick and wounded, day uud night, and never sparing herself in the least, when she could do any good to the cause she loved.

Before tlie contbct had ended, she returned to her literary labors, and completed urarift believing It would help the side ahe had so vigorously espoused. It also had a large sole, and was so much more learned than bier first book, and contained characters so much more unnatural that her reputation increased amazingly among the lovers of the unintelligible. After Macana followed St Elmo," still an advance upon its predeceesor, and ao entirely absurd that no one would believe any human being could produce such work in seriousness. ikUcia Gilbert Calhoun (Runkle) wrote a brilliant review of the novel in The New York Tribune, and though it was a good deal like breaking a butterfly on a wheel, it was the wittiest thing of the season. A professional humorist in New York printed an el a I ki rate burlesque of it, and was much annoyed to see that the parts he had taken literally from the book were considered the cleverest satire.

-Bince then the who was Hi Evans has accepted a husband, end produced fresh book Vashti; or Until Death Do Us Part, which, if it refers to her gift of continuance, and alludes to her readers, savors of malignity. Vashti exceeds all that has gone before, and is thought by some to be an indication of insanity. Ah' Evans is wedded to a very estimable gentleman, it is said, and it is sad to think that she has spent the first months of her matrimonial bliss in writing what no one outside of a lunatic asylum would pretend to understand, ARTS PKRFICnON. In one of her superhuman romances she describee her heroine aa attending the dying bed of a man who had long adored her. Just before he breathed his last, the following conversation (I quote from memory, but do not intend to exaggerate) ensues between the wonderful pair: Can I do anything for you, my beloved, this agonizing hourl Yes, my angel.

Go to yonder shelf (pointing with pallid linger to the library shelves in the corner), aud selecting the proper volume, bring it hither, and read to me in the original Greek Proculus letter to Agathocles. Now that is a stroke of natural That is the exact way all dying lovers talk. Even if they did not, such a speech would insure their demise soon afterward. LARGI SALK OF HER STORIES. Bad as Augusta Evans novels are perhaps, indeed, they are to bad they have all had a very large sale.

Not less than 50,000 cdpiee of Beulah, 1 am informed, have been disposed of; while of Macaria found purchasers; of Vashti 30,000, and of St. Elmo, worst of all, not less that In all, she is said to have cleared $30,000, though I do any northern woman would have the reputation of writing such extraordinary bombast for twice the money. I I Hew Orltau-A fsepftre Urft raa lft Life 4 my 14 fe4 tirmwm, bat on aad artad. rV-ftOpj, 1 (ft kur 50 Ou Ttmraijj, fftsatiqg lutoiDral it W-timing aa 4, C. II.

Ifc-as i luftra inulng ia the Caabal pubca Htfttkftft 1 Ba If A IL BftCS) wfts to am at th raaortari iilr ha did ant yt, and hia at loti Uoa was ectftftl to funeral outeft ui.t up of a tg! followed by three or fair women, Tba I Alewr uf Uia ft lifted out a and aaa el.nl defftfeililg ti tn li hole plejaftxsl tut ii, wka oceuant of 1 1 foil; ki. kmi off th lid and rrtad, Fur Godk aakft do auk bury BM ahr 'th driver P'ktd up a brt and, raying, You, I haft a dm-tirt raruihsit 111 you are dca.1, and I am going to bury you Arat Uxa coqra, either stumnd or killed Unit and Uia I si! Ud wmt on. Th police to A Ibe matter ft ary coolly, and did hoi aueiu to lb Ink It orth wurkuig up and Ui whol llung wua gwturaijy looked ujl a a giMt thing by Ib-gga." A reporter trawd tha rumors to thrtr aourreft and Step by step followed up til clew thry gave, and by dogma derrlojied farta that would iucvwdibl ware they nut so wall enletantiated by tba taartlnasiy of many eonipatMit witnas On To day, Hay 35, Gaorg Banka, aoolond youth nineteen year of age, a a tire at Tonne died in tha Bxnall pax bnqiltal of 11 pox. Th proper certificate of burial given, and in the evening of Vmj 35, the ooffln containing the body of George Banka 1 placed in charity wagoo No. 1, driven by Jam Connors, to be ouovayad to til Pottersfleld, Locust Orova, liluated ou Sixth street, between Locust and Frarot, Of tha occurrenc oa th way to the cemetery we do not propose to comment, and imply give tlie statement by wltmira.

The only eooduaioa which the statements lead to ia that Oeorgt Banka, wbeu ha left the hospital wasnotd but waa In a ooinato condition, and that ha waa knowingly ItRIKD ALIVE. Melinda Smith state I was in a neighbor's boo oa Locust street, between First and Hecond. The chanty wngon No. 1 stopped, anil I thought it had broken down. A mend called me out into the street to eee.

I went do up to th wagon, and there 1 aaw two oullina one (or a baby, th other tor a grown pen a. The coffin for the grown person was open, the lid being pertly off. I saw distinctly the man on the inside of tlie coffin moving hia hand, trying to push off the lid. The driver took the cushion off his seat and put it on the man's face and on hia head. In this position be still ou him while he going a ajuare, and between Second and Third streoto lie stopped again, and took a hammer and tried to nail doom tlie lid.

Here the driver took the babys coffin, and put it no top of the. man' feet, and then sat on him again. The driver, wbeu I first went up to the wagon, hi an angry tone, aud: What do you want? and I said, I want to sea He answered, II Urt away from here, before I ftliip yt)U in the mouth. I said, You ore carrying a live man to the graveyard. He then arove on.

I followed the wagon to the graveyard, but we were not allowed to go in. The driver is a tall white man, and wore a white hot; hod a red face, and I have seen him often passing the door; I would know him if I saw him. Mary Thompson, living on Locust street, next door to the atove, states: I was putting my wash clothes on the line, on Wedneeilay, about A 30 P. and I noticed the charity wagon No. 1 standing in the street in front of my house.

1 went out to see tlie cause, and when I got up to the cart I saw a man in the coffin, with his teet up trying to get up. The man then raised his arms, put out nis hands, and tried to get up out of the coffin, but the driver pushed nun down back into the ootfin with great force, and put the babys ooffln, which was in the cart, too, on top of him, and sat on his head. I followed the wagon, telling him I wanted to see what he (the driver) was going to do with the man in tfie coiliin. I told the driver TH MAN WAS ALIVE, truly alive; but he would not say anything to me, but drove on fast. I am positive that the man put np his hands and feet, but he was too weak to sit up straight.

I am certain of this, for I saw it plainly. The man had broken the lid open, so it looked. The driver 1 saw put his pillow or cushion on the man, and then sit down just where his head was. Rose Johnson, residing on Locust street, between Second and Third streets, makes the following statement: I saw the charity wagon stop just in front of eur gate. I saw two coffins in the wagon; one was that of a child and the other that of a man; the lid of the large coffin was off; the driver of the wagon got back and put it on again; it slid off again, rose up, and I the arms of the man the coffin raised the driver took the pillow on which he sits and placed it in the coffin and sat on it Ellen Burns, residing at the same place, stated: The man was not dead, he raised his arms, and the driver put a pillow on him aud tried to smother him.

Henderson Burch, same residence: I know what they tell you to be true; I saw it. There was a small coffin and a large coffin in the wagon. I went to the wagon and the driver ordered me away. I followed it to the graveyard, but did not stop to see the body buried. There were a great many people around there, white and black.

Andrew Jackson, who came in just after Burch bad given his statement, on being questioned, said: I live between First and Second streets. The charity wagon stopped in front of my house. I heard a noise in the wagon. Panda Smith ran out I heard the driver say to her, Do you want to catch the small-pox? What do you want? She said, I am not afraid of the small-pox. The driver then threatened her; I did not hear what he said, but I knew, from his tone, he threatened her.

I do not know the number of the wagon, but it was drawn by a gray mSb Louisa Weber, reeiiyng at the comer of Locust and Third streets, stated: I heard that a man was Being buried alive, and I went to the cemetery and Bpoke in German to the gravedigger. I do not know his name; he was a mall man. I asked him about the man being buried alive. He said the driver was a kind of funny man, and no doubt did it all as a joke; that the man was dead enough to be buried, and that he had a doctors certificate that he was dead. William Harrison states: I first saw the cart at the graveyard called Locust Grove.

The wagon drove into the yard, and as I heard they were burying a live man, I went ifL notwithstanding they tried to put me out. I went up close to the coflln in the graveyard. A young man there asked me to look in the coffin, and 1 moved the lid and looked at him. The coffin was on a stretcher. The man was still breathing, and there was a cobble-stone on his stomach.

His toes were twitching, and his breast moving. The man was naked. I saw all this plainly, just as I see that tree now. There was a big crowd running after the wagon women and boys living round there. Jackson, aged fourteen, says: I first saw the wagon in frout of my house, on Locust, near Kiret street I saw the man in the coffin raise tba lid of the coffin he was in and put both hands outside the coffin and try to lip.

I was close to him not five feet off, and I saw tlie mans face. It was thin, and his fingers Were thin, too. The driver put the lid down again quickly, and pushed the man back into the coffin, arid then put a baby's coffin, which wss in tha wagon, on top of the man, and then sat down on him. The man then groaned in the coffin. I followed the cart to the graveyard, hut they would not let me in.

The crowd following the agon was mostly women and boys, about three hundred in alL at locust drove cemetery. Repairing to the Lodust Grove Cemetery on Sixth street, between Freret and Locust, the reporters were hardly prepared for the sight which met their gaze. Following the guides tha reporter soon ar- BT EVA EVERGREEN. CJtAFTia OOMilltJ. What i Uir about that envelopa that tn-L-rrats you a Vest I you bav not aven 1 woken Ilia oral yet, I ilocUra Houma to ut you're 1-flc-leot tn th rtirlosity g-ow-rally altrl luted to your fe-r' Come, enlighten too, wont you, as to it content, Tha speaker WAS Danilin YlUaira, a Burn of mm the And thirty years, and owner of th mansion in the cheery breakfast ruisa In hi he ur mated with his wifa and only daughter, a jMviwlou child of seven yrar.

Asm ant hail entered fire nilnuUM before, wilh Uia inonv bql mail, And having dispatched his own core rmpraulcii', Mr. Villains had glanced over at his evidently pr-oocuiied wife. I Mrs. Villain looked up. Hbawaa a bright, fair little woman i and oa th maomy brow rested a look of troubled anxiety, a she answered; I can gurra its aouro without breaking tba seal.

It Is (rum my aid schoolmate, Maud. I Indent, echoed her fauaband with animation, that heightens th Interest, I'm al) anxiety to hear what aha sayx With a scarcely perceptible and quit repressed sigh Mrs. Vlfiairt opened the dointiy perfumed note and read it content. Daruno vkhta: Being about to peas through Darlington I Intend doing raywlf the honor of colling upon you, if agreeable, and renew our old acquaintance, and also tliat. of your faurluating husband, Danthrop there, dont be jralou, love, Your old n-houlmate and dftarwt friend, Maud Percy.

The not fluttered down upon the table, while, Danthrop, man like, was well pleased at the flattering allusion to hlinaulf, looked smilingly up. i Coming to Darlington I that will ha a treat! Her sprightiinem and merry wit will ba justly appreciated in our quiet little nest here. An awer her note at ones, Vesta, and tell her that she will be most heartily welcome. 1 Who is Maud Percy, papal asked the child, as her mother made no reply, and what is the coming here for Bhe Is your mothers only aboolmate and dearest friend, replied Danthrop, gaily; and I'm sure youll love her at once but you haven't answered me yet, wifpy," he added; you'll lw glad to have her call, of course; and it won't mooovenieDce you too much to get a room or ao in roadinesB for her, wifi itf 1 Mrs. Viliams raised her head with a slight start.

If her voice trembled as she replied, her hind Kind in his excitement failed to notice it. There will be no trouble about the accommodations, but she paused with an involuntary sigh. I but what, Vesta? Danthrop asked in evident surprise. had hoped to paa the summer in quiet among ourselves, wdtfiout the intrusion of any visitors. Bhe laid a slight emphasis on the lart words, we have had much company lately.

I know youre the queen of hospitality, of love I Viliaira answered, his eye kindling ith fond affection, but Maud would be almost like one of tlie family: It wifi be her first visit, too, although she has been such an old and Ultimate friend. Indeed, Ive no doubt that if you should want to rest for a day or so, she would even take your place in the family affairs. A most singular expression crossed the wifes face at her husband's last words. Very probably, she added quietly. I would uke to know the probable extent of ber visit.

As lone as she thinks shes welcome, I sup-cnee, said Danthrop, raising, and coming to ins wifes chair. As youll write one of those nice Utile notes such as I used to get when we were courting, Vesta to tell her shes welcome to come as soon and stay as long aa she can? Vesta lifted her eyes to ber husbands face with a moments wistful scrutiny, then taking his hand in hers, she answered slowly. If you wish it, Danthrop. Thats a darling! he bent and kissed her. Ive no doubt that shell prove so agreeable that well want to keep ber as long as possible.

Shall yon require any extra help? Oh, do, there is not much to be done. Very w.ll, good-bye love, good-bye, Queen Mah. He lifted the childs rosy face to his, and with; a buoyant step left the house, humming almost unconsciously the words of a song Maud had sung for him years before, Ever of thee Im fondly dreaming. Slipping from her chair the Utile girl nestled to her mothers side, and gazed earnestly into her pensive face and tear-dimmed eyes. Mamma, you dont want that Maud Percy to come here, do you? she said at last.

Mrs. Vifiairs stirred in momentary surprise. Bhe bad forgotten that she was not alone. What makes you think so, Vesta? I Because you look so sad, the child answered, regarding her mother keenly: and I dont believe shes your old school-mate and dearest friend, even if she does say so; is she? Bhe was a school-mate, certainly, Veeta, several years we occupied the same room at school, and were in the same class. I used to think quite a good deal of her in those days.

And why dont you now, mamma? Mrs. Vifiairs smiled and lifted her little girl to her lap. What a sharp little thing you are, Vesta. I dont dishke her, exactly; only it interferes with some plans I had for this summer. Bhe was trying to speak composedly, for she could not breathe into the childs pure mind the weightier reasons for her uneasiness, But as papa wishes her to come, we must try to make it as pleasant for her as possible.

But the explanation failed to satisfy the child; and as her mother paused she shook ber curls decidedly. No, mamma; I know what to do. Well all keep away from her, and then perhaps shell get tired and go home. That would be a very inhospitable way to treat a guest, my dear. As a visitor she is entitled to our best attention- besides, she may not stay at any rate, and a wish that was almost a prayer rose from her heart that it might be so.

And now ring for Martha to come in, while I write a note to Miss Percy, and then you may help me arrange the rooms which she wifi use. Vesta kissed and embraced her mother fondly and then skipping from her lap, summoned the maid, while Mrs. Vifiairs seated herself before a writing desk that stood near the window, and penned a few courteous lines, extending the hospitality of her house to her prospective guest, and namiug an early day upon which to Tract hfiir Accompanied by her llttlo girl she next proceeded to add a few refreshing touche to the gueHt-chamber, and anxious to eradicate any unfavorable impressions tlie child might have received. She oooversed cheerfully and even merrily about her old-time friend, detailing various incidents of their school life, until the child began to look forward with pleasure, and even some degree of eagerness to the advent of their visi- tIn recalling old scenes of their girlish days, ill airs forgot for a while her anxiety upon the subject; but when she was alone, it came back with added force. From ber first knowledge of the nature and use of those arts which fascinate and bewilder tlie opposite eex, Maud Percy had been an inveterate flirt; and Vesta had noted with pain that her arrows were leveled alike at married and single.

A brunette of tlie must bewitching type, with a form that was symmetry iteelr, and dark, brilliant eyes, whote glances few rmting UiS cmiiD, rlv or slftrrn.K- Then fur a eimndAnt, toM of 4Miragrmnt arwl aiirows king aid luf Um Una urn a dkik fiiwk tmm Ui XIainJ and Uiuiga Iiftll )i br e), and aha iituoiJcd aa Wttii a chid tnii tim uiu In UMiUirlit, amt kor waa ry iwaot laud fj UHidly btt tja.ke. homy llttlo Vtu mm going to march oo nw, elif I vasmat nuts! to fortud tfm ban for auch uuhtjuby Ofijutltirt How vr, il 1 Lah yuti tvry Imppuiwi iLh pur kaihUau0 eaal4r.n bud majkod n(liAia ou thepnooun, Wrhk ornt a tmj unototfurkslda chill to Vtwia a heart, and after a thumeut1 aikmcs iksceo-tuuiwl trvtnuitJUaW: I'm wire UmtTie will moke good hiahaniL Maud. I was so sorrv to have you sway, far wanted you as chutf kndtamaki." Mauds toes was tumnl amdrn said hr frwod did nut its aipreauoo UuA crwid Uaa ah anawesvd; Much obliged for UtS honor, ms cbarw bat I mint derlum; I fral UtUm lnduoaed aud. hardly equal tk ordeal of sucb acunqlc'fkMi piaiUun; beaides Uui groom oaoeorts Iks bndemnaid, and we get uuxed up at lha altar aii uurry znt br tuistaka. Wouldn't tliat bs dniodulr IusiiU gay tune tkers wm an undercurrent id smuAur meaning in Mar wonla (hat checked Vuatai further ouulkluaaca, aad the iuw to leave.

What, alrwulyl Maud pnwUd, 14 1 expect I'm poor oowpany new, cvmipamJ with banthrop; lovers must be fooxYully exocUng crvaUirea Accept my congrmUiUliona aud perhaps 111 be one of (ha lookers on at rarm-die. hope 1 didn't make you jeaiuua; you cheeks are os hot os firs." Uood bye, I'll try (owe you once more at least-1 Vesta laid evasively. Taking her hand Maud drew fcer down and-kksed bur with much Sipareug affection; thea as ahe left Uie room, kuwl lack again, ber hands clenched, bar ym full of Latter, vengeful, light. Curses on him, and the folly tlmt Hae ruined my last and brightest pruapects. Tha odds may be against me now, uu I will bide my tune.

Fur two monUis suleequent, Alaud occluded herself from ax-icty, Uien finally rcgaiuug her health, and with it tlie old tajciiwUons and witchery of manner, she entered upon ber oid. career with greater vet than ever. Ere this, however, LHuithrop VilbuitMd Mis buds to Uie altar, two schoulmatos saw each other a mo ment only. Maud kmed her fmeud and wished her every MjiuneB, let her soft white hand resg-for a moment In that of tlie happy bridegroom and then the carnage hors Uia wedded peur swiftly away. Ana now she was coming to this hitherto happy and peaceful home, rith her beautiful-face and fascinating wdaa, the poUocy of which.

Vesta knew so well. It was not tliat she would not have staked ber life on the strength of her husband's lo id lovev but remembering how Maud had unaumwi'ulijr striven for the heart of Danthrop Villaimere her sudden disappearance unuooefuily because of her abandoning the ftLtenqg so vu expectedly and the simatsf worths mL tiiolr kuA interview the notice of thus vinit, a seiMnvited. one, seemed almost like a challenge to more than mortal combat Des)i te her endeavors to hopo tliat Maud baa. altered, or that Danthrop would be proof against her, it was with a heavy heart that she anticipated her arrival. Noticing, cm liia return homo, her downcast looks, her husband affectionately inquired tho cause, and half ashamed of her suspicions, aho pleaded head-ache, and then feeling her spirits rise under his loving attentions aho sang, playetv and chatted to him, until be declared euthuhla tacally, that Maud, brilliant aa ahe was, would, have to do her best to outshine his oharoung little wife.

Vestas spirits fluctuated all tho evening, and al though she went to sleep with her husband a kisses warm upon her lips, the pillow oa which her head rested was wet with tears, CHAPTER will be found in No. 90 of New Yore Farilf Story Paper, out to-morrow, and for sals by every newsdealer in this city. ,1 Bondar School Plc-isle. The third utinnui pic-uic of th Carroll Park Methodist Sabbath-school wss held on Wednesday last, June 9th, at Oriental Grove, on tho Sound. Notwithstanding the disadvantages of a stormy day, there was larg attendance of scholars, parents and friends.

The sail up the river, through th, Gate and on the Soimd wss delightful, but upon reaching the grove rain commenced falling, and thus many of the ex enrsionists were debarred of tho pleasure of visiting the grove. However, there were those who, despite all drawbacks, were determined to enjoy themselves, and who, taking their boskets left the boat and proceeded to the grove, spread tables, and enjoyed a hearty repast. After par. teklng to their hearts content, games were in order, and although a drizzling rain was falling, -base-ball, croquet, pitching quoits, were Indulged in. The game of base-ball, which was to have taken place between'George Allens nine anc the heavy weights under the direction of Alderman Trowbridge, waa dispensed with on account of the condition of the ground.

This interesting match will doubtless be decided upon some future occasion. 1 One of the most thrilling spectacles witnessed at the grove was the ponderous form of the genial superintendent, who, with face wreathed. smiles, amused a large party of boys by batting the base ball to them. The instrumental music was conducted by Messrs. Wylie and Welder, and was excellent.

The singing was under the direction of Prof. William Russell, and as Is usual, where he is leader, was of the best. Too much credit cannot he awarded to the committee, consisting of Chester Bedell, Charles T. Harry Du Bois, William H. Eiley and Mia M.

J. Kerr, for lie satisfactory manner in which they discharged their various duties and their untiring efforts to please all who were present. Among the gay throng of pleas- ure -seekers we noticed E. P. Alword and C.

Bedell, R. Wixon, wife and daughter, John Hanna, Alderman Trowbridge and Harry Du Buis and Family James Du Bois and family, D. Stone and family, Frank Trowbridge, brothel- of the Alderman, William H. Riley, Mr. Wilson and family, Miss Minnie Uvering-tod.

Miss Ada Dunn and her oouaa Isabella, Mrs. Overingten, Miss Martha Xtavison, Mrs. Crowell, Mrs. Bulgin and daughter Ida, Mrs. John S.

Loomis and son, Rev. W. Bodish (the pastor) and lady, Mrs. Harris and daughter, Mr. and Mrs.

George lever and family, Mr. and family, Mrs. Scott and eons, and Mr. and Mrs. John Withers.

When a young man i Invited to pferfy. And goes Akinnishlnz around tho bouse to if ui) girl 1 thar before entering: lt'abmit time he was paying UUle attention to tbs market-prtoe ot ll -jutss OB TDM OTOMMt. Prom Ua Oaraaaa. yni.ft With old ago want Bada forth to prwaeh TV blaaaad Ooapal Ua world aad taaok Tba Mfnntwf crowd of Tlllafa aad of town. A paaaaat arbool bop lad blm op aad down, Proclaiming opa Qod'a word with youthful dim lUtbfr la eblMUh follp Una la aooro, Tha lad Ua trusting grapbaard lad, ooa morn, Down to a tala whara aiaaalra atoaaa around Waiw atrwwn.

A oongrwgntlon fills Ua Baanld, Aed to I Urp wart tolwar Una, eira. Up TO tha arrnd pllgrlat, toob tba text. Turned It, explalnad It, aad applied It next, 1 implored, exhorted, preyed, aad, antllog, bowed hie head, JLad to Ua UaUmUig erowd the Peter Hoeter eald' ffhan be had ended, from tba circling atoaaa Tha crp went forth, aa If In human ton' Ames, moat rererend father aad agela Tha plrolinc atoaaa la ooaoart tried, Amen." i q-ty bop shrank beck, remoraeful, on hi a knee ft, Confeased hift fault and aought to maho hia peAoa. Hook DO Ood's word," tha old mao to blm aald, Know U-a. though maa were mute to it, aad dead, Tha rarp atoaaa will wltaaaa.

Tift a li ring -word Aad enttaU eharplp. Ilka a two-edged aword, i Aad If ad ha mao haarta to atonaa Uould taro, I "'A kamaa heart within these afonea would bum." CatkoUe Rtolm, in -v BEULAH. A OOOD WOMJX AMD A BAD XOT-MLI8T. Who Benlali la-UTxut Sue I a-Her Blndlen Hop Tfrltlngt-Whati tha ldutter with the Dtetlonarp and the imbrellatd Exenaea of Her Admire ra Big Horde and Little Ideal Little Learning and no Know. 1 ledge.

Uobilh, June. All young nation and young Statea are natu-pally aeolous of their claim to culture and taste, and especially of their reputation lot literary ability. Our own country for many years re-genbod the statement that she had no literature, wliich was true enough half a century ago; and before, and since the war, the South has felt very uncomfortable, because its author! have been lees numerous and generally inferior to those of the north. 1 THK BXSSmVK BOOTH. The South is rarely logical.

If it were, it would see that a people mainly agricultural, in 1 a thinly-settled country, with few large cities or libraries, would not be likely to create or support authorship to any extent, and that clover books would appear only sporadically. But not being logical, aa I have said, it is perpetually indignant at the opinion that tha most of the eminent writers and scholars of the re-' public are from what were formerly known as the free States, Its journals and periodicals delight in defending the South from the acousation of literary poverty, end in making comparisons between the two sections. If the North has Longfellow and Bryant, they say, we have Wiggins and Bogstock (or persons equally unknown to fame). If it claims Hawthorne and Holmes, we can point with pride to Toodles and Huggins, or other gifted persons that few people out of their own county have had the good fortune to hear of. If it boasts of Prescott or Bancroft, we may sing the praises of Pilkins and Plp-1 kins.

The Southerners were made quite different from us by the existence of slavery; bat independent of that they are intenser and more ex-' citable, less reflective and less critical. What 1 1 they like at all they laud to the stars, and they are predisposed to admire whatever has a Southern origin or Southern sympathies. When-' ever an author appears among them, they almost smother him with laurels, and blow praises in his ears until he is unable to bear the 1 voice of discrimination, When the author is feminine their professed gallantry, blinds them completely, and they welcome in their sophmorical rhetoric as a combination of As-paftia, Sappho, and Hypati, with rhapsodical allusion to Browning, Bronte, and De StaeL HXBVEL OF MIND. One of the marvels of mind that has dazed the Southern public is Augusta J. Evans Jirs.

Wilson now who introduced herself to America, some twenty years ago, by a novel called fl Beulah. It attracted much attention and gave evidence of considerable power. Though crude, it promised far better things. The novel was published anonymously, and the fact added to its reputation by furnishing opportunity to attribute it to every clever writer in the country. It went through numerous editions, and its succera prompted the author to avow herself.

From that day here tiecame a name to conjure with in the South, and even the ears of Northern publishers were opened to what might be her future cnes for prmters ink and press-work. I BXUXftH. Not a few compared Beulah to Jhiie Eyre. iluny were I the opinion that the gre.it American novelist had keen found at last, Beulah is a must extraordinary being, whose pnde is So superior to Lucifer as to make his seem the abjectost humility. Bhe is supplied to be of the lemin.ne gender; but she is as unwomanly as if bite were the Czar of Hunks or the Hope of Iloma bhe has a habit of growing paler and more beoutilul every day, and of idkjxig of her sublime incapacity to the tender Twin Brothers Birthday Reception.

A very enjoyable reception took place at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Marsh, No. 11 Jefferson street, near Broadway, on" (Saturday afternoon and evening, on the occasion of the ninth anniversary of the birthday of masters Charlie and Freddie Marsh, twin sons of our host and Charlie and Freddie are bright boys, and if they grow in goodness as they have begun, society has the promise of men. They have many friends indeed, multitudes of them, who gathered in upon them on the occasion in question, until the parlor presented a scene of Juvenile brilliancy.

Charlie and Freddie were as jovial as could be, and, aided by their elder sister Mary, left nothing undone for the pleasure of their guests. At six oclock an elegant supper was partaken of and thoroughly enjoyed. Later in the evening, when it came time for the little ones to return home, the jollification assumed a more staid and sober-sided aspect, bqt all finished up in an eminently satisfactory manner, and certainly creditable to those in whose honor the affair was given. Among the guests, present were: May McCnun, Annie Monk, Lucy Dawson, Alice Barringer, Louise 8cott, Willie Powell, Harry Dawson, Angie Bunce, Susie Barringer, Ettie Powell, Marty Porter Scott, John James McCrura, and Freddie Dawson. Gates Avenue Social.

The Gates Avenue Social, will give an afternoon and evening promenade, and pio-nic, at Eulers Broadway Park, on Tuesday 15. Preparations are being made to have the occasion one which wifi be heartily enjoyed by all who attend. vu an old family fuel between the. WAA wlial 4 witness la A rrmrl-r esse aald to the jury. Tns Judce ft.k'ii her it bus didnt mesa feudf" and she Aided him who was telUng that story.

Johi Delmar Association This large, well known, aociation is to give its fifth annual excursion on Tuesday June 15. The excursion will leave Hamilton Ferry, Brooklyn, at ten oclock A. and will proceed np the river aa for aa Bpring Hill Grove where a landing of soma hours will be mode, thus affording an opportunity for all to enjoy the the pleasure of a roam oer the green fields. As the members of the Delmar Association are noted for hospitality and courteous treatment of all with whom they come in oontact, their friends are numerous pnd, doubtless, will render this, the fifth annual excursion of the association, an event which will long be remembered with pleasure by all who are present 1 Elgbt Thousand Five Hnudred And Finy-fonr Watches. Its wonderful what 'advertising will do far ones business.

Now, theres Ulrie Krutier, the Jeweler, of 15 Sands street; his name and busine is known to most every one in Brooklyn, and the result of bis advertising is thnl in the last three years he has repaired eight thousand five hundred and fifty-four ft 554) watiiics, making an average of more than nine per day. Krutler is a good advertiser, for he only advert tisea what he is able to fulfill, and the result is that his out-of-the-way store is getting too small I Tt his trade. 9.

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