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Baby, a low-priced one, 235.

son, 169-aliquid sufflami-
Bagowind, Hon. Mr., whether nandus, 170-his poems at-
to be damned, 203.

tributed to a Mr. Lowell, 174
Baldwin apples, 259.

is unskilled in Latin, 175
Baratarias, real or imaginary, his poetry maligned by some,

which most pleasant, 240. ib.mhis disinterestedness, ib.
Barnum, a great natural cu- ---his deep share in common-

riosity recommended to, 189. weal, 176-his claim to the
Barrels, an inference from see- presidency, ib.-his mowing,
ing, 259.

resents being called
Bâton Rouge, 243-strange pe- Whig, 177-opposed to tariff,

culiarities of laborers at, 244. ib.--Obstinate, ib.--infected
Baxter, R., a saying of, 177. with peculiar notions, ib.
Bay, Mattysqumscot, 254. reports a speech, 181-emu-
Bay State, singular effect pro- lates historians of antiquity,

duced on military officers by ib, his character sketched
leaving it, 164.

from a hostile point of view,
Beast, in Apocalypse, a load- 192-a request of his com-
stone for whom, 222.

plied with, 205--appointed at
Beelzebub, his rigadoon, 201. a public meeting in Jaalam,
Behmen, his letters not letters, 217–confesses ignorance, in

one minute particular, of
Bellers, a saloon-keeper, 248 propriety, ib.--his opinion of

-inhumanly refuses credit cocked hats, ib.--letter to,
to a presidential candidate, ib.-called Dear Sir," by

a general, ib.-probably re-
Biglow, Ezekiel, his letter to ceives same compliment from
Hon. J. T. Buckingham, 147 two hundred and nine, ib.

never heard of any one picks his apples, 259—his
named Mundishes, 148 crop of Baldwins conjectu-
nearly fourscore years old, ib. rally large, ib.
-his aunt Keziah, a notable Billings, Dea. Cephas, 158.
saying of, 149.

Birch, virtue of, in instilling
Biglow, Hosea, excited by com- certain of the dead languages,

position, 148-a poem by, 149, 238.
207—his opinion of war, 150 | Bird of our country sings ho-
-wanted at home by Nancy,
152—recommends a forcible | Blind, to go it, 235.
enlistment of warlike editors, Blitz, pulls ribbons from his
ib.-would not wonder, if mouth, 160.
generally agreed with, ib. Bluenose potatoes, smell of,
versifies letter of Mr. Sawin, eagerly desired, 161.
155-a letter from, 156, 198 Bobtail obtains a cardinal's
-his opinion of Mr. Sawin,

hat, 168.
157--does not deny fun at Bolles, Mr. Secondary, author
Cornwallis, 158, note-his of prize peace essay, 159—
idea of militia glory, 160, note presents sword to Lieutenant
—a pun of, 161, note--is un- Colonel, ib.--a fluent orator,
certain in regard to people

ib. found to be in error,
of Boston, ib.-had never 161.
heard of Mr. John P. Robin- Bonaparte, N., a usurper, 222.

sanna, 160.

Boot-trees, productive, where, bell curfew, light of the nine-

teenth century to be extin-
Boston, people of, supposed guished at sound of, 196—
educated, 161, note.

cannot let go apron-string of
Brahmins, navel-contemplat- the Past, 197—his unsuccess-
ing, 214.

ful tilt at Spirit of the Age,
Bread-trees, 237.

ib.—the Sir Kay of modern
Brigadier-Generals in militia, chivalry, ibihis anchor
devotion of, 180.

made of a crooked pin, 1984-
Brown, Mr., engages in an un- mentioned, 198–202.
equal contest, 204.

Cambridge Platform, use dis-
Browne, Sir T., a pious and covered for, 167.

wise sentiment of, cited and Canary Islands, 237.
commended, 156.

Candidate, presidential, letter
Buckingham, Hon. J. T., edi- from, 217---smells a rat, 218

tor of the Boston Courier, ---against a bank, 219-takes
letters to, 147, 155, 174, 198 a revolving position, ib.
--not afraid, 157.

opinion of pledges, ib.—is a
Buffalo, a plan hatched there, periwig, 220-fronts south by

251-plaster, a prophecy in north, ib._qualifications of,
regard to, ib.

lessening, 224—wooden leg
Buncombe, in the other world (and head) useful to, 234.
supposed, 182.

Cape Cod clergymen, what, 166
Bung, the eternal, thought to -Sabbath-breakers, perhaps,
be loose, 152.

reproved by, ib.
Bungtown Fencibles, dinner of, Carpini, Father John de Plano,

among the Tartars, 258.
Butter in Irish bogs, 237. Cartier, Jacques, commendable

zeal of, 257.

Cass, General, 199-clearness of

his merit, 200---limited popu-
Chinese, whether they in- | Congress, singular consequence

larity at "Bellers's,'' 248.
C., General, commended for Castles, Spanish, comfortable
parts, 171—for ubiquity, ib. accommodations in, 240.

for consistency, ib.--for Cato, letters of, so called, sus-
fidelity, ib.-is in favor of pended naso adunco, 216.
war, ib.-his curious valua- C. D., friends of, can hear of
tion of principle, ib.

him, 216.
Cæsar, tribute to, 209_his veni, Chalk egg, we are proud of in-

vidi, vici, censured for undué cubation of, 215.
prolixity, 224.

Chappelow on Job, a copy of,
Cainites, sect of, supposed still

lost, 206.
extant, 154.

Cherubusco, news of, its effects
Caleb, a monopoly of his on English royalty, 190.

denied, 159-curious notions Chesterfield no letter-writer,
of, as to meaning of "shel- 216.
ter," 163-his definition of Chief Magistrate, dancing es-
Anglo-Saxon, ib.- charges

teemed sinful by, 166.
Mexicans (not with bayonets Children naturally speak He-

but) with improprieties, ib. brew, 156,
Calhoun, Hon. J. C., his cow- China-tree, 238.

vented gunpowder before the of getting into, 184.
Christian era not considered, Congressional debates, found

instructive, 194.
Choate hired, 250.

Constituents, useful for what,
Christ shuffled into Apocrypha, 186.

168—conjectured to disap- Constitution trampled on, 198
prove of slaughter and pil- -to stand upon, what, 218.
lage, 171-condemns a certain Convention, what, 185.
piece of barbarism, 204. Convention, Springfield, 185.
Christianity, profession of, ple- Coon old, pleasure in skinning,
beian, whether, 15

Christian soldiers, perhaps in- Coppers, caste in picking up of,
consistent, whether, 180.

Cicero, an opinion of, disputed, Copres, a monk, his excellent

method of arguing, 194.
Cilley, Ensign, author of ne- Cornwallis, a, 158—acknowl-
farious sentiment, 168.

edged entertaining, ib. note.
Cimex lectularius, 161.

Cotton Mather, summoned as
Cincinnatus, å stock character witness, 165.

in modern comedy, 243. Country lawyers, sent provi-
Civilization, progress of, an

dentially, 172.
alias, 206-rides upon a pow- Country, our, its boundaries
der cart, 219.

more exactly defined, 173-
Clergymen, their ill husbandry, right or wrong, nonsense
205—their place in proces-

about exposed, ib.
sions, 242--some, cruelly

cruelly Courier, The Boston, an unsafe
banished for the soundness

print, 192
of their lungs, 258.

Court, General, farmers some-
Cocked-hat, advantages of be- times attain seats in, 244.

ing knocked into, 217. Cowper, W., his letters com-
College of Cardinals, a strange mended, 216.

Creed a safe kind of, 235.
Colman, Dr. Benjamin, anec- Crusade, first American, 166.
dote of, 180.

Cuneiform script recommend-
Colored folks, curious national

ed, 224.
diversion of kicking, 162. Curiosity distinguishes
Colquitt, a remark of, 201-ac- from brutes, 214.

quainted with some princi-

ples of aerostation, ib.
Columbia, District of, its pe-

culiar climatic effects, 185–
not certain that Martin is for Davis, Mr., of Mississippi, a re-
abolishing it, 251.

mark of his, 200.
Columbus, à Paul Pry of gen- Day and Martin, proverbially
ius, 215.

" on hand," 148.
Columnby, 246.

Death, rings down curtain, 212.
Complete Letter-Writer, fatal Delphi, oracle of, surpassed,
gift of, 221.

191, notemalluded to, 222.
Compostulla, St. James of, seen, | Destiny, her account, 190.

Devil, the, unskilled in certain

one, 168.


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Indian tongues, 165-letters | Elizabeth, Queen, mistake of
to and from, 217.

her ambassador, 182.
Dey of Tripoli, 196.

Empedocles, 215.
Didymus, a somewhat volumi- Employment, regular, a good
nous grammarian, 222.

thing, 231.
Dighton rock character might Epaulets, perhaps no badge of

be usefully employed in some saintship, 172
emergencies, 224.

Episcopius, his marvellous ora-
Dimitry Bruisgins, fresh supply

tory, 258.
of, 213.

Eric, king of Sweden, his cap,
Diogenes, his zeal for propagat-

ing certain variety of olive, Evangelists, iron ones, 167.

Eyelids, a divine shield against
Dioscuri, imps of the pit, 166. authors, 194.
District-Attorney, contemptible Ezekiel, text taken from, 205.
conduct of one,

Ditchwater on brain, a too com-

mon ailing, 195.
Doctor, the, a proverbial saying
of, 164.

Factory-girls, expected rebel-
Doughface, yeast-proof, 210. lion of, 201.
Drayton, a martyr, 196--north Family-trees, fruit of jejune,

star, culpable for aiding, 237.
whether, 202.

Faneuil Hall, a place where
D. Y., letter of, 216.

persons tap themselves for a
species of hydrocephalus,

195-a bill of fare menda-

ciously advertised in, 237.

Father of country, his shoes,
Earth, Dame, a peep at her 245.
housekeeping, 197.

Female Papists, cut off in midst
Eating words, habit of, con- of idolatry, 241.

venient in time of famine, Fire, we all like to play with it,

Eavesdroppers, 214.

Fish, emblematic, but disre-
Echetlæus, 166.

garded, where, 194.
Editor, his position, 205-com- Flam, President, untrust-

manding pulpit of, 206-large worthy, 186.
congregation of, ib.-name Fly-leaves, providential in-
derived from what, 207– crease of, 194.
fondness for mutton, ib.ma Foote, Mr., his taste for field-
pious one, his creed, ib.-a sports, 199.
showman, 211-in danger of Fourier, a squinting toward,
sudden arrest, without bail,


Fourth of Julys, boiling, 183.
Editors, certain ones who crow France, a strange dance begun
like cockerels, 152.

in, 201.
Egyptian darkness, phial of, Fuller, Dr. Thomas, a wise say.
use for, 224.

ing of, 170.
Eldorado, Mr. Savin sets sail | Funnel, old, hurraing in, 159

for, 237.

of, 193.


Herodotus, story from, 156.

Hesperides, an inference from,
Gawain, Sir, his amusements,


Holden, Mr. Shearjashub, Pre-
Gay, S. H., Esquire, editor of ceptor of Jaalam Academy,

National Antislavery Stand- 222—his knowledge of Greek
ard, letter to, 214.

limited, ib.—a heresy of his,
Getting up early, 150, 163.

ib.-leaves a fund to propa-
Ghosts, some, presumed fid-

gate it, 223.
getty, (but see Stilling's Hollis, Ezra, goes to a Cornwal-
Pneumatology,) 216.

lis, 158.
Giants formerly stupid, 197. Hollow, why men providential-
Gift of tongues, distressing case ly so constructed, 183.

Homer, a phrase of, cited, 206.
Globe Theatre, cheap season- Horners, democratic

ticket to, 212

plums left for, 187.
Glory, a perquisite of officers, Howell, James, Esq., story told
232–her account

account with B. by, 182-letters of, commend-
Sawin, Esq., 236.

ed, 216.
Goatsnose, the celebrated, in- Human rights out of order on
terview with, 224.

the floor of Congress, 199.
Gomara, has a vision, 165—his Humbug, ascription of praise

relationship to the Scarlet to, 210-generally believed
Woman, ib.

in, ib.
Gray's letters are letters, 216. Husbandry, instance of bad,
Great horn spoon, sworn by, 170.

Greeks ancient, whether they

questioned candidates, 223.
Green Man, sign of, 176.

Icarius, Penelope's father, 174.
Infants, prattlings of, curious

observation concerning, 155.

Information wanted (universal-

ly, but especially at page)
Ham, sandwich, an orthodox

(but peculiar) one, 202. .
Hamlets, machine for making,

Hammon, 191, note, 222.

Mr., something said Jaalam Centre, Anglo-Saxons
by, 200.

unjustly suspected by the
Harrison, General, how pre- young ladies there, 164
served, 221.

L“ Independent Blúnder-
Hat-trees, in full bearing, 237. buss,” strange conduct of
Hawkins, Sir John, stout, some- editor of, 205-public meet-
thing he saw, 237.

ing at, 217-meeting-house
Henry the Fourth of England, ornamented with imaginary
a Parliament of, how named,

clock, 239.

Jaalam' Point, light-house on,
Hercules, his second labor prob- charge of prospectively offer-
ably what, 259.

ed to Mr H Biglow, 220.

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