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In the Indiana State Constitution there is a clause prohibiting negroes from entering the State. The Indiana Senate has refused to ratify an amendment repealing that clause. New Orleans,December 11.--Generals Longstreet and Loring are in the city. The former thinks of residing here permanently. What is the difference between a tunnel and a speaking trumpet? One is hollowed out and the other is hollowed in. Talleyrand on being told that the Abbe Sieyes was a very profound man, replied: "Profound! yes, he is a perfect cavity." Why are washerwomen the most unreasonable people? Because they expect soft water when it rains hard. Age is venerable in man, and would be in woman — if she ever became old. We come nearest to looking into the future when we look into the past. Be true to all. We may be true to the bad without being false to the good.
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