but the epidemic attacks indiscriminately both young and old.
John Pannett, a citizen of Grantsville district, some time last week, while engaged in unloading wood front a wagon, fell to the ground, lighting on his head.
It was soon discovered that his neck was broken low down towards the shoulders.
At latest accounts he was still surviving, but with no hopes whatever of his recovery.
Cecil County.--At the Circuit Court of Cecil county, a few days since, John Bagley, who killed Wm. German, in Hartford county, was convicted of murder in the second degree.
Rev. Henry Matthews, pastor of the Elkton Presbyterian Church, has, we understand, resigned his pastoral charge, his resignation to take effect on the 1st of next April.
The members of the County Peace Convention assembled together on Tuesday last, and nominated Gustavus Henderson, Esq., for the House of Delegates in the place of C. C. Brokaw, Esq., declined.
The number of mules and horses at Perryville, in this co