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PUBLISHED BY J. & J. HARPER,
No. 82, CLIFF-STREET.
THE UNITED STATES,
CONTENTS OF VOL. II.
ary Grants--Geneva-Labourers' Wages-Rochester
perilous Descent-Loss of a Vessel-Walk under the
Brandt-Lake Ontario-Kingston-Rideau Canal-
Election Riots-Disaffection of the French Canadians-
-Wolfe and Montcalm--Jesuit's Barracks--Singular
Water Excursion--Yankee Pedlar-Night's Lodging-
tains— Destruction of the Willey Family--Avalanches
of earth-Landlord's Distress--Disappointment-As-
cend Mount Washington
Wet Morning-Weather-bound Travellers--Old Man of
the Mountain--Colonel and Road Surveyor--Montpe-
lier — Green Mountains -- Burlington - Politicians--
Murder of Miss M'Crae-Drunken Coachman-pas-
sage of the Hudson-West Point--Military Academy
-Capture of André-Arrive at New York-Banks of
Newfoundland--Land at Liverpool
APPENDIX, No. I.
Declaration of Independence
APPENDIX, No. II.
Certificate of Montgomery's Interment
APPENDIX, No. III.
Dear lovely bow'rs of innocence and ease.
GOLDSMITH. For those rebellious here their pris'n ordained.
MILTON. The most pernicious infection, next the plague, is the smell of the jail, where prisoners have been long and close kept.
HEARING that the board of health had issued an order that no visitors should be admitted into the prison until the cholera had subsided, a precaution taken in conse. quence of its having broken out in the Sing-Sing prison on the Hudson, we much feared that we should be dis. appointed in not attaining the object for which we had visited Auburn; fortunately, however, Mr. B. had in. troductory letters to Dr. Richards, president of the Theological Seminary, through whose interest we obtained an order for admittance at mid-day on the 7th of August.
The prison is situated on the outskirts of the village, surrounded by a wall 2000 feet in extent, varying in height from 20 to 35 feet, according to the situation of the shops in which the convicts are employed. The cells where they are confined during the night have a singu. lar appearance (something like a large pigeon box, or