1. A machine of this description was really the invention of a young colored man in Kentucky.

  2. Dr. Joel Parker of Philadelphia.

  3. These lines have been thus rather inadequately translated:

    “Think, O Jesus, for what reason
    Thou endured’st earth’s spite and treason,
    Nor me lose, in that dread season;
    Seeking me, thy worn feet hasted,
    On the cross thy soul death tasted,
    Let not all these toils be wasted.”