great horror) or some other beast of prey but he quickly ascended the hill which overlooks the town and gave the alarm. Some persons went over to his assistance and shot the animal just as it began to make its retreat to the water.
This morning the infant expired. Almost every person is afflicted with a most distressing cough. A remittant fever attended with slight rigors and much prostration of strength is the type of disease at present
This day was set apart as a day of fasting and prayer. Public service commenced at eleven and ended at one, all who could get to church attended. Text. Romans 2nd Chap. 4th & 5th verses. One of the females fainted during service.