rving once from what he considered to be the line of duty, our admiration for him is scarcely less than that we entertain for Jean Val Jean.
The Columbus (Ohio) Journal, of late date, under the head of Arrivals, says: General John Beatty has just married one of Ohio's loveliest daughters, and is stopping at the Neil House.
Good for the General.
This is a slander.
I trust the paper of the next day made proper correction, and laid the charge, where it belongs, to wit: on General Samuel.
If General Sam continues to demean himself in this youthful manner, I shall have to beg him to change his name.
My reputation can not stand many more such blows.
What must those who know I have a wife and children think, when they see it announced that I have married again, and am stopping at the Neil with one of Ohio's loveliest daughters?
What a horrible reflection upon the character of a constant and faithful husband!
(This last sentence is written for my wife.)