- ' fVOL. II.
NOVEMBER' sj, 1788."
vshere , Subfcriptioni, Advertisements,
n its different branches done with Care and Expedition.
&c. for this paper,, are thqnkjtilly
.the sake of some '('erious people 'whom it is our
be places of trufi, profit,' "and importance to fijl;
fhterell not ta offend. But upftn fecpnd tho'ts, and fhal! those who endeavoured t(j viihft ,nd
AM preparing a petition to Congress' to slop
I conceive this part to have bee
E- or counteract their mcaCnes, receive cm '.lnments-the freedom of the Press fn this district.
dntl their bed friends'
jetyopd. peaeeable.cUizen'BebQklS' with
the TTtner; i""'CR)ZV'-,-M'
the wise, is enough Let the happineR of suture
this (so much extol'd)-bulwarof. liberty, 'who perhaps, may not yet have perfectly recoproftitutcd to such mifchievou.s purpofcS, as the vered from the iiflraclion fubie'quent" to the Iofs generations, be their care wh has Whiuch entl tfi-aftoT the "WOO
as to think of it; for my part, I am for' (he
EN S Tl LL,
oor man! should
attempts of your Farmers, your Brtitus's, your
the poo'f happy peo-pi- e this be the case, I since cty pity'rinn: he" is" not- - present hour"; and leave fuwritv to p ovid'e.for
ofhis di drift, intoa bel'ef that a Teparation withlldnding e ill this, in his lucid-int- ' vals,) a" ve- - fi jtfelf- -n 'And novv . d or two W11J1 niv-b- i other
frtTi Vinia. and (wie b he dace whifpcr it;) iy gouu reiiiinie ror; orf man; ma u was certa'.rwriEflruiiiu.; ne too, it Jeems, is, tOi
ly unpardonably ill ivired to publifii
'WhySnS must have a pelt at the poor Co'nplarter.
eve" from the grand continental union, would
"anecdote; an 've'C heu.iu '"'ler ieaf')n bu;th s
make us happy : and 'flrameful to r.efief!,') nt-iii; jives us a na ;.uive ot iix 1 onvenr.on-- . ,.antU
1 dire "ay a ve
alone, it .ve.a fuffic cn o ''up he preiV, and in
jingle man of sense has Taifd his pen to oppole
tr ie oije; (foi when I look for
deed raze the p. iv ;u
.l"c ra rhe
them i The hflneft Cornplanter indeed,
truth, it h from a faimer, and is J 'find it not
now lmceiei' ietiafl, ,'nd be'i le.rve to
relation of,mine,) jrjas made a feeble attempt
there, I q, it re' search' :) bi t what dec lie
recall that raih and ill iu ed exp e'lioa of no
prove, by is? Nor that the people "were ever
to undeceive his Countrymen; but instead of rc
ceiving the thanks he merited, they (ligmatized sensible men diaining thei pens in 0111 savour.
agreed; for rhir'y five men are not the people:
MAKv. H )O.Vl
Jbjm with the cpntetmtibl: epithet of "mife able
Hoe come-- our mi) ft able ad
THE PEOPLE, aie ALL, THE PEOPLE and
fcnbe;" and trumped up an .ugly fcandalpus flory, vocate he s a man of mi idle 32c. and moderate.
wniie one man is uiiiansr.ea, an tne people are
very moderaie pHnci. le-- : and has so methodiA not agieed: an! is not a single m n, w,: e, or
aboijt a deserted wise and cjiild ; never reficfting
that his wise might have been a scold ; or that caliy, an Judiciously dwided his lubject, into child in this dift-iftwas to dilfenr, ex..e,.tin the
be nerhaps, "had no ajjfolute demonftr,ative':et-ta;nt- y "firltly, lecondly, and thirdly;" hat
cm hardCornplanrei, Valerius, and myself ; it wou d lack
that the child wSs his own
But what ly think of him, without ihe-v- e iention due to
three votes of beinc the compleat voice gf the.
some antiquated and unmtel rble Dvyj.
bad that to do, with the present cjueft on? I beHis
people. And 'I w fli this were his word hi' nder;
lieve "sir, it' will appear that the Cornplanter .had
arguments aie grann, afton fli.ng, and unsathomlint is ic nnt fn Vir rnlk unnn fho rnwanno r.C f'C
gooilrealorj fqr hi- - con&icl, is we find it to be as it able: and ml ueTm!,
conttyar Nw into executiOi-- : tjus fur-fleers, to car-treated with the moil vince every oody. And though con el's, they
ze me; I had at eidcl to hi- - rcafonrng-- . anid,
is reported ; v:z thithe-va'are too sub .me and abftia6ied, forme ever to be
Uacrant violation of that re'fpe5!, which
had hoped, thar hcper
fiom his being
owes so another
The case is rcprcTcnted able to comprehend ; yet he ceitmn v felt the . h.rps, was" a m:in of niuch ' 'en Te - M . Cq u- force of them ,1 his1 vn mn ; a id. I revere them
tobe thisT" a the" letting jff-clie
planter, or myself; bu' ji r was Ldpte ved! I'o
convention, he proposed an amendment to one as some pewfe do G ee. and uftlnanl for the I call .for a Tax! D d ivei any mar :n In, ieufe.v
4f the rciolves, in qnly fingJe word, (perhaps it same reason, that is, for not undc (landing a word wish his money to be taken fiom him P i. it ne'e
was to ftlbftitute a which instead of
or of it. Butto Jo mfe': afticc, a- we'l as him,
eviden' that the moie money v ehae he xicher
some fich important alteration:) hen a'ccond a this much 1 underihnd, that jt was forty five
meadment. of nearly tJTe
years, froin ihe day- he- was
leaver unr "fWtltnsnirFrer jb'an we ' wpTe 'be'c?T "
third, as important as any of them; and
day of Octoser 1788 : and this I mav vnnnrie
notthK ..' ve Jf.i.ea."ON, whv .'sie: C". n.
t& affirm, that should he ne fortunate enough to'
roX a gentleman out of about thirty pielent, had
planter, mvleh, -d eery srood nn'i vifje- the complaisance to fecpnd .liio, in any ..one
furvivc the "illegal
tliat are to endanto fcparate f iri V g
his pev'e, nyiie
of the three: And what gentleman of fpi
ger the lives of ihoufands oi odr bests lends, ' he
any tax,' an! we bope'never wdl.
six, could ever afterward' a'riree in opinion, wittf
mo pcihapa beoldei than he is! at ,ire em : and I
t rie, I exte.t
Mr Faime is convinced
him with such intoleia-lid- e
thbfe who hadTJntc-treate- d
that he had not affmned this subject
much lame-millake, and that he will ;c racl his address, to
neglect. But sir, rhey defcenJ even to
: wha- - neids of pmer. and fiob3s of
the Affcmbly 'of V.igmia, (for as to an, atfrf ef-itself, for an rnfolent neighbour of mine,
ink had iHien saved to this dift-ifw .ercboth are
Contention, 'tis all a farce wfipiavc .icpt'v d
had the effrontery to tcj me to my face a sew
But i leave h s argumeits lue poicu-pin- e
them )f iccciving the euormou-fd- l
power; tey-fdays ago1, "that he believes him to be of the race
quills, to iheir wn icfcncje ; ai'd fnall only
insatiably gaped J'Ci and from a Cunj entioiK
of CAIN, (who, quarreling with his brother, proceed to mention one irfink of considerable without p&wer, we hqve nothing to sear.
challenged him to single combat ;) but' (line our wetght, (which has never yet been mile pubit;
But theie any still othci reason-- . for fupurefling'
mo Jem 'Kentucke dueiiite,) having no Swoidior and wh'ch the en.'eme.i n the other side of some of vour suture p ihl cit ons : the convention'
Jiltoli, without going.tp his neighbours to 001 row, the queftioh, ieem not to pe awaie of; andlwifii I14S had one mee'ing, in which we all hoped, that-iyou to publifli 11 only in the papers, is our friends,)
the Cornplan'er and- m.fel(, that the good-nes- s
ASmote him into- - the midriff vith a Jlone"
has ever paid
which is th ; Co:ij;--fof our cause, toge her; with the eloquence"
attention, 10 such meafaies, as appealed beftpdapt-cd.t- o of our Oiarors, the will of the people, but moief
aSMikon ingenious tells us,) and this opinion
the purpoe of eftiblifMn a per.nmQiit Go.
e'pecially their sears, which we had prevToTllly
be. endeavours to support, by the similarity ot vernment, ovet the .iintcd tatd : they have had
care, by eveiy means, to wont up to, titer
their jiames : the word faoi (as he says figni-- 1 a'ftfict eve, to eve y thing, that1 feem'd calculated
his;hefl pitch, the idea of fubie tion to fia!r,-which- '
lying a "tiller of the ground" which in modern
had ditTu'ed f'elf far beyond our mqix'
to agrandize that Government, and
Virginia Enjglifli is CORNPLANTER: this how ' puuble-amon- jifanguinc hopes, the amaz'ng afTiduny ve had
nations; (the It'iS NG GLOH Y
dverwill'appear at firll sight, to bea designed qf AMEIliCA, ha. beei a favo te tope of de
evev so the drerjs and h.wcft fieps of 'bri- -' '
calumny none of tbar marderers race having been cla,maDon, fiom the lo ty Statesman, to
bery, (viz giog,) to elefl ireipfeis 01 tui.owro'
admitted into 'the Arto. I.ihould ndc have dwelt velin pela-t;- )
pinion; the fo.midable. and tcirific uea'bp aft"; and
in.oidet 50 this; it was ncceflaiy,
fb long on thi fubiect, had I not been prompted Vto tJ.ll.ngaii'h the charade's, ani abilities of men ; above all, our having pieventeci the.rreceiv:
by a charitable dofign tpnlefend the chamber of bpd maKe a judicious ufc' of such whofa dir.mfiri. aangeious "tuii powei, wn
ctrthe iorrerconven- xsn ipnocent person. from' the afpcrfions of his
ons were best attun d to promote those 'salutary
tion, (fuppfjfing nodoubt, that rhey tern'eK.e9,
was induced to this the rather,' meafurec; and who, at the
had a"d- - would be clefla, wcie lb affiduo'us to piocure:
33 he himfelfhtrl been frfWrenrcly modeit, as to
to gain an alcendant over the peo- - twe trulled that probably 'my,-p- f
thee,' but ine"-have carefully avoided touching uppn any.rgiCj pie: we find they hacbeen happy enough
vitality all 'of thcncolleclyivgald .h.ave k'ck'd'
ment, either from reason, or sift, which mght lo. to have P.irniuM nnu rrnfiftni.nl.Ir,
all rhnilffri' ns 4 rjin.i, '.irir,r,5STif-'.Mir
have renewed light onrhpfelf, his character, or iway to this important end: even 'the gratid fede- - rSdto us- - 3,1 ever listing Ufgbn'ivith Virginia, and1"
lywiples; indeed I thihk He Tias been treated Jral Conflitution, irro generally exeer.ated.i at its I Hibjecliort to the Un tecSiStates: 'thpi) in'dccd wc'
An t?ic'farae haughty, and contemptuou; manner,
Ifirft dppearanee ; has at lad gone down pretty''
might have oeen
'in which ourprbud ancThot-headeWHIGS, have fmoothiy, a.nd a certa n jme. and place, is fixpd
" looked forwprd, to the
ipi iometime,dar'd to treat the poor innocent TO 'for the commencement of the annals of Ari(loc- - America," though we had happy n'firij gUry of
never been' permitted
IES, and their kindred BRITISH OFFiCERS
racy: and do we, can sbiy rcafonable man believe, IP ftl3re ln i' .but a'a! what have they done?- I find too of a later date, a School boy, whom, that Gentlemen of
charafler and abhty, who
hey have, aVter all our pains, taken the fubieiiN
master has taught to appear under "the figna '
..iium.ai havc.-mo'- mi,- - Nd)jy union, win ahd .ui uutijuuu : vuriiiueration inpi es reifloning f
ture of Criticus," arid who 'appears by.ihe firll be unrewarded ; they
ofrcafoiiing on that fubjccLwe too wellknoyV
part of his efTay, to be entering oh the rudiments
jiian ii iay, ui liimci ueciinea,; to ratify the com-patne coniequence. .
f Philosophy ; and s certainly a great genius
entered into between the State of
Yet still there is hope: the matter is to comci
for his age, pofietT'd of an" unbounded slow of and diftricl of Kentucke; for reasons Virginia,
before the people ;andiri ecefiary that tire, peo- of State,
Tjinguage arranged with grammatical exaelnefsj
goodjeafons (no doubt) known to thcmfelves;
p!i should be difpos'd to hear rea'bn ' as wejl as rhe
disposed in, well turned periods; and dignified with
our fcparatifts are ch igrined r now, at this imporspeaker to pronounce n, or i, ivjII avail but .little
an elegant Style. Alas--! what pity that it conveys no tant crisis, could we have the
But fliould they
addrels, to 'lead
be cpnvincL there is a
meaning But 1 thipk, (and this the Cornplamer too the people into a tame
certain pride in the mind of mn, vhich make?
fubmifiion to what-eve- r
agrees an.riSthis tutor ought to have whipt
ordinances, or refofves. shall firm time to
it appeal too humiliating to mankind, tp.give, up
tim fpr calling bad names, for having in the lat-- .
time ifluc from that honoraole body, do you. an opinion they have once wamry efpo'u'ed r'
his language wholly to an auter
think we could poflibly retrain long ununred, as.
this is an acMiowledt-men-t
that they weie mifta-ke- n,
dience collected from Billingsgate, and its neigh-- . ter (uch impoitant fcrvues ?
and that there were
'T's true, thev ha-ofll perior diC
Routing biothels ; 1 make this obfervatton for at present no 'conSderable
funds; but thete will Comment; which no man ofjpim will ever tub