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And yet God's love is not withdrawn;

His life within the keen air breathes,
His beauty paints the crimson dawn,

And clothes the boughs with glitt’ring wreaths.


3d. Tait, archb'op

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Aspects, Holidays, Events,

Farmer's Calendar.
À la

Weather, &c.
1 Mo. 6 *C. U.S. Congress meets.

There was a time when each 2 Tu. ( in Per. of Canterbury, W., "82.

man had to make his own shoes, 3 W. (runs high. 6hc.

weave his own cloth, shoe his own 4 Th. Very high tides. 6 .

horse, and how out the frame of his

own house. That time has passed, 5 Fr. gr. hel. lat. N.


and it is well that it has; for we 6 Sa. St. Nicholas. 8 gr. hel. lat. S.

can get better work from those 7 E 20 Sunday in Advent.

who give their whole time and 8 Mo. 646.

but very thought to one thing. A man who 9 Tu. John Milton born, 1608. cold. wants to get on in anything in this 10 W.6.


world must give his mind to it. 11 Th. Length of night 14h. 54m. through and through. It is so on

That is the only way to know it 12 Fr. Low tides. &ho. out the farm, and so in everything 13Sa. 14th. WASHINGTON DIED, 1799,

else. A mixed farming is the rule 14 E 30 Sun. in Adv. 696. here at the East, and it is all well $ 15 Mo. 16th. Boston Tea Party, 1773.

enough, and gives us the means of 16 Tu.c in Apogee. for a

living; but it does n't prove that it

is n't a good plan to work up some 17 W. (runs low. $ gr. elon. E.

one line of culture, and look to 18 Th. High tides. 640.

that as the money crop of the farm. Rolle 19 Fr. 686. { sophical author, died, 1882.

It matters little what it may be, if 20 Sa. 4 st. 218. O ent. 18.3 WINTER. it is the very thing that one can do 21 E 4th Sun. in Adv. St. Thomas.

best. It may be bees, or poultry, 22 Mo. Shortest days; about 9 hours long.

milk or butter, small fruits or gar23 Tu. 25th. stat.

den vegetables of some kind; or it

snow storm. 24W.OO. Very low tides. of stock. Only let it be a product

may be hay, grass, or the raising 25 Th. Christmas Day. 8 in 8. suited to the place, as well as the 26 Fr. St. Stephen.

Clear man. Now that the work out27 Sa. St. John Evangelist. and doors does n't press so very hard, it 28 E 1st Su. af. Ch. Holy Innocents. is just the time to think the thing 29 Mo. Gladstone born, 1809.


over, study up what the books say

about it, and get ready to act. It is 30 Tu. 6 $ , $ in Per, 6 h.

a great thing to get well posted up |31|W. lcr. h., (in Per., Oin Per. on these points.

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(Corrected Sept., 1883.)

Supreme Court, at Washington, D.C. Court comes in 2d Monday in October.

The Supreme Court of the United States consists of one Chief and eight Associate Justices. There are nine judicial circuits, and to each of these is assigned one of the justices.

There are also nine Circuit Judges, each of whom is to reside in his circuit.
The circuits and justices are as follows:-

First Circuit, Horace Gray, of Boston, Mass., Associate Justice, (Maine, N. H., Mass., R. I.)
Second Samuel Blatchford, ot New York, As. J. (Vt., Conn., N. Y.)
Third Joseph P. Bradley, ot Newark, N. J., As. J. (Penn., N. J., Del.),
Fourth Morrison R. Waite, of Ohio, Chief Justice. (Md., Va., W. Va., N. C., S. C)
Fifth William B. Woods, of Montgomery, Ala.. As. J. (Geo., Fla., Ala., Miss., La., Tex.)

Stanley Matthews, of Cincinnati, Ohio, As. J. (Ohio, Mich., Ken., Tenn.)
Seventh John M. Harlan, of Kentucky. As. J. (Ind., II., Wis.)
Eighth Samuel F. Miller, of Keokuk, Iowa, As. J. (Min., Iowa, Mo., Kan., Ark., Neb., Col.)
Ninth S. ephen J. Field, 'of San Francisco, Cal., As. J. (Cal., Oregoi, Nev.)
Clerk.. James H. McKenney, Washington, D. C.
U. S. Circuit Courts in 1st and 2d May and 1st Tu. Dec.; at New Haven,
Eastern Circuits.

4th Tu. in Feb. and Aug. Connecticut, at N. Haven, 4th Tu. in

Maine, at Portland,

1st Tu. in Feb. Apr., and at Hartford, 3d Tu. in Sept.

and Dec.; at Batlı, 1st Tu. in Sept.; at Maine, at Portland, 230 Apr. and 23d Bangor, 4th Tu. in June. Sept.

Massachusetts, at Boston, 3d Tu, in Massachusetts, at Boston, May 15 Mar., 4th Tu. in June, 2d Tur in Sept., and Oct. 15.

and 1st Tu. in Dec. New Hampshire, at Portsmouth, 3d Tu. in Mar. and Sept.; at Concord, 3d

New Hampshire, at Portsmouth, May 8, and at Concord, Oct. 8.

Rhode Island, at Providence, June Tu. in June and Dec. 15 and Nov. 15.

Rhode Island, at Newport, 2d Tu. Vermont, at Windsor, 3d Tu. May, at in May and 3d Tu. in Oct.; at ProviRutland, 1st Tu. Oct., and at Burlington, dence, 1st Tu. in February and Aug. 4th Tu. in Feb.

Vermont, at Windsor, 3d Tu. May; Ir If the days happen on Sunday, the 4th Tu. Feb.

at Rutland, 1st Tu. Oct.; at Burlington, Court comes in the Monday following.

U. S. District Courts liave jurisdiction

in bankruptcy cases previous to Sept. 1, U. S. District Courts.

1878, and are always open for such Connecticut, at Hartford, 4th Tu. in ) business.


(Corrected Sept., 1883.) Androscoggin, at Auburn, 1st Tu. Oxford, at Paris, 2d Tu, May, 1st Tu. Apr. and Oct.

Sept., and last Tu. Dec. Aroostook, at Houlton, 3d Tu. Jan. Penobscot, at Bangor, 1st Tu. Apr. and 1st Tu. June and July.

and Aug., and 2d Tu. Dec. Cumberland, at Portland, terms of Piscataquis, at Dover, 1st Tu. Apr., record, ist Tu. Jan. and June ; and Aug., and Dec. regular sessions 1st Tu.every other mo. Sagadahoc, at Bath, 1st Tu. Mar.,

Franklin, at Farmington, last Tu. July, and Nov. Apr. and Dec.

Somerset, at Skowhegan, 1st Tu. Hancock, at Ellsworth, 4th Tu. Jan. Mar. and Aug., and 2d Tu. Dec. and 2d Tu. Apr. and Oct.

Waldo, at Belfast, 2d Tu. Apr., 3d Kennebec, at Augusta, 3d Tu. Apr., Tu. Aug. and Dec. Aug., and Dec.

Washington, at Machias, 1st Tu. Knox, at Rockland, 1st Tu. Apr. and Jan. and Oct.; and at Calais, 4th Tu. Dec., and 3d Tu. Aug.

Apr. Lincoln, at Wiscasset, 2d Tu. May, York, at Alfred, 2d Tu. April and 1st Mon. Sept., and last Mon. Dec. October

(Corrected Sept., 1883. Legislature meets in January and May, and may make changes.)
Supreme Court.

Court of Common Pleas. Brisiol Co., at Bristol, 1st Mon. in Bristol Co., at Bristol, 1st Mon, in Mar., and 2d Mon. in Sept.

May and last Mon. in Oct. Kent Co., at E. Greenwich, 2d Mon. Kent Co., at E. Greenwich, 2d Mon. in Mar. and 4th Mon. in Aug.

in Apr. and Oct. Newport Co., at Newport, 3d Mon. Newport Co., at Newport, 3d Mon. in Mar. and 3d Mon, in Sept.

in May and Nov. Providence Co., at Providence, 4th Providence Co., at Providence, 1st Mon. in Mar, and 1st Mon, in Oct. Mon. in Mar., June, Sept., and Dec.

Washington Co., at S. Kingstown, Washington Co., at S. Kingstown, 3d Mon, in Feb. and 3d Mon. in Aug. 2d Mon. in May and ist Mon. in Nov.


(Corrected Sept., 1883.) Supreme Judicial Court. Knox Co., at Rockland, 2d Tu. Mar. LAW TERMS.

and Dec, and 3d Tu. Sept. Portland, 3d Tu. July, for counties Lincoln Co., at Wiscasset, 4th Tu. of Franklin, Oxford, Androscoggin, Apr. and 4th Tú. Oct. York, and Cumberland.

Oxford Co., at Paris, 2d Tu. Mar., 3d Augnsta, 4th Tu. May, for Somerset, Tu. Sept. Knox, Lincoln, Sagadaloc, and Kenne- Penobscot Co., at Bangor, Civ. Busibec counties.

ness, 1st Tu. Jan., Apr., and Oct.; Crim. Bangor, 3d Tu. June, for counties of Business, 1st Tu. Feb. and 2d Tu. Aug. Aroostook, Washington. Piscataquis, Piscataquis Co., at Dover, last Tu. Hancock, Waldo, and Penobscot. Feb. and 2d Tu. Sept.

A meeting of all the justices is held Sagadahoc Co., at Bath, 1st Tu. Apr. annually at Augusta during the law and 3d Tu. in Aug. and Dec. term; and all undecided questions of Somerset Co., at Skowhegan, 3d Tu. law and equity previously submitted Mar., Sept., and Dec. are then decided.

Waldo Co., at Belfast, 1st Tu. Jan. TRIAL TERMS.

and 3d Tu, in Apr. and Oct. Androscoggin Co., at Auburn, 3d Washington Co., at Machias, 1st Tu. Tu. Jan., Apr., and Sept.

Jan. and Oct.; at Calais, 4th Tu. Apr. Aroostook Co., at Houlton, last Tu. York Co., at Saco, 1st Tu. Jan.; at Feb. and 3d Tu. Sept.

Alfred, 3d Tu. May and 3d Tu. Sept. Cumberland Co., Civil Business, at Superior Court for Cumberi'd Co. Portland, 2d Tu. Jan., Apr., and Oct. At Portland, Civil only, 1st Tu. Feb.,

Franklin Co., at' Farmington, 1st Mar., A pr., Oct., Nov., Dec. Civil and Tu. Mar. and 4th Tu. Sept.

Criminal, 1st Tu. Jan., May, and Sept. Hancock Co., at Ellsworth, 2d Tu. Superior Court for Kennebec Co. Apr. and Oct.

At Augusta, ('iril, Ist Tu. Feb., 2d Tu. Kennebec Co., Civil Business only, June. Civil and Criminal, 1st Tú. Apr., at Augusta, 1st Tu. Mar. and 3d Tu. Oct. Sept., and Dec. COURTS IN THE STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE.

(Corrected Sept., 1883.) Supreme Court.

Coös Co., at Colebrook, last Tu. Jan. LAW TERMS.

and Aug.; at Lancaster, 1st Tu. Jan., Two terms are held each year, on the Mar., May, July, and Nov.; at Gorham, 1st Tu. June and Dec., both at Concord. 1st Tu. Apr. and Oct. TRIAL TERMS.

Grafton Co., at Lisbon, 3d Tu. Apr, Belknap Co., at Laconia, 4th Tu. and Oct.; Plymouth, 2d Tu. May and Mar. and Sept.

Nov.; Canaan, ist Tú. June and Dec.; Carroll Co., at Ossipee, 3d Tu. Apr. Haverhill, 3d Tu. Mar. and Sept.; Wood' and Oct.

ville, 1st Tu. July; Bristol, 3d Tu. July; Cheshire Co., at Keene, 1st Tu. Apr. Littleton, 3d Tu. Jan., Wentworth, 3d and 3d Tu. Oct.

Tu. Aug.; Orford, 3d Tu. Feb.; and and Sept., and at Lancaster, 3d Tu. Apr. 3d Tu. Feb.,

Apr., June, Aug., Oct., and Coös Co., at Colebrook, 1st Tu. Feb. Lebanon, 1st Tu. Mar. and Sept.

Hillsborough Co., at Manchester, and Oct.

Grafton Co., at laverhill, 3i Tu. Dec., and 4th Tu. Jan., Mar., May, July, Mar. and Sept., and at Plymouth, 20 Sept., and Nov.; Nashua, 4th Tů. Feb., Tu. May and Nov.

Apr., June, Aug., Oct., and Dec.; FrauHillsborough Co., at Manchester, cestown, Fri. aft.4th Tú. Aug.; Amherst, 3d Tu. Mar., and at Nashua, 3d Tu. Sept. Fri. aft. 4th Tu. June and Dec.; Peter

Merrimack Co., at Cucord, 1st Tu. borough, Fri. aft. 4th Tu. Feb., May, and Apr. and Oct.

Nov.; Greenville, Fri. aft. 4th Tu. Apr. Rockingham Co., at Portsmouth, and Oct.; Hillsboro' Bridge, Fri.aft. 4th 3d Tu. Oct., and at Exeter, 30 Tu. Jan. Tu. Jan.and July; and Milford. Fri. aft. and 2 Tu. Apr.

4th Tu. Mar. and Sept. Strafford Co., at Dover, 2d Tu. Feb.

Merrimack Co., at Concord, 2d and and 1st Tu. Sept.

4th Tu., every month. Sullivan Co., At Newport, 4th Tu.

Rockingham Co., at Exeter, Wed. Jan. and 1st Tu. Sept.

aft. 1st Tu. Apr., Wed. aft. 3d Tu. Feb., Probate Courts.

Mar., and Aug., and Wed.aft. 2d Tu. each (!f the term of a probate court

falls on a legal other month; Portsmouth, 3d Tu. Mar., holiday, or day of state elections, said court shall

and 2d Tu. Jan., May, July, Sept., and be held on the next secular day after.)

Nov.; Derry, 3d Tu. Feb. and 28 Tu. Belknap Co., at Laconia, 3d Tu. of June and Oct.; and at Raymond, 1st Tu. every month.

Apr., 3d Tu. Aug., and 2d Tu. Déc. Carroll Co., at Conway, 1st Tu. Jan., Strafford Co., at Dover, 1st Tu.every May, and Sept.; at W. Ossipee Ist Tu. month; Farmington, 3d Tu. Apr., Aug., Feb., June, and Oct.; at Ossipee Corner, and Dec.; Rochester, 3d Tu. Jan., Mar., 1st Tu. Mar. July, and Nov.; at Wolfe- June, and Oct.; and at Somersworth, boro' Junc., 1st T'u. Apr., Aug., and Dec. 3d Tu. Feb., May, July, Sept., and Nov.

Cheshire Co., at Keene, Ist and 3d Sullivan Co., at Newport, last Wed. Fri. Jan., Feh., Mar., Apr., May, June, Feb., Apr., June, Aug., Oct., and Dec.; Sept., Oct., Nov., and Dec.; 1st Fri. July, and at Claremont, last Wed. Jan., Mar., and 3d Fri. Aug.

May, July, Sept., and Nov.


(Corrected Sept., 1883. Legislature meets in October, 1884, and may make changes.)
Supreme Court,

County Courts.
Gen. term at Montpelier, Oct. or Nov. Addison Co., at Middlebury, 1st Tu.

Addison Co., at Middlebury, 1st Mo. in June and 2d Tu. in Dec. aft. 3d Tu. in Jan.

Bennington Co., at Manchester, 1st Bennington Co., at Bennington, 2d Tu. in June, and Bennington, 1st Tu.in Tu. after 4th Tu. in Jan.

Dec. Caledonia Co., at St. Johnsbury, 2d Caledonia Co., at St. Johnsbury, 1st Tu. in Oct.

Tu. in June and Dec. Chittenden Co., at Burlington, 1st Chitter Co., at Burlington, ist Tu, in Jan.

Tu. in Apr. and 3d Tu. in Sept. Essex Co., at Guildhall, 4th Tu. in Essex Co., at Guildhall, 3d Tu, in

Mar, and Sept. Franklin Co., at St. Albans, 1st Th. Franklin Co., at St. Albans, 2d Tu. aft. 2d Tu in Jan.

in Apr., and Sept. Grand Isle Co., at North Hero, 3d Grand Isle Co., at North Hero, last Tu. in Jan.

Tu. but one in Feb., and last Tu. in Aug. Lamoille Co., at Hyde Park, 3d Tu. Lamoille Co., at Hyde Park, 4th Tu. in Aug.

in Apr. and 1st Tu. in Dec. Orange Co., at Chelsea, 6th Tu, aft. Orange Co., at Chelsea, 1st Tu. in 4th Tu. in Jan.

June and 3d Tu, in Dec. Orleans Co., at Irasburg, 1st Th. Orleans Co., at Irasburg, 1st Wed. next aft. 3d Tu. in Aug.

aft. 1st Tu. in Sept. and 1st Tu. in Feb. Rutland Co., at Rutland, 1st Th. aft. Rutland Co., at Rutland, 2d Tu. in 4th Tu. in Jan.

Mar. and Sept. Washington Co., at Montpelier, 2d Washington Co., at Montpelier, 2d Tu, in Aug.

Tu in Mar, and Sept. Windham Co., at Newfane, Mon. Windham Co., at Newfane, 2d Tu. following 2d Tu. aft. 4th Tu, in Jan. in Mar. and Sept.

Windsor Co., at Woodstock, 1st Th. Windsor Co., at Woodstock, 4th Tu. aft. 4th Tu, next aft. 4th Tu. in Jan. in May, and 1st Tu, in Dec.

COURTS IN THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT, (Corrected Sept., 1883. Legislature mects in January, and may make changes.) Supreme Court of Errors. Tolland Co., at Tolland, 1st Tu. in First Judicial District. (Hartford, June, Sept., and Dec., and 21 Tu. Apr. Windham, Tolland, Litchfield, and Mid Windham Co., at Brooklyn, 1st Tu. dlesex Co's), at Hartford, 1st Tu. Jan., Apr., crim.; 21 Tu. in May and Nov.; at Mar., May, and Oct.

Windham, 1st Tu. Feb. and 4th Tues. Second Judicial District. (New Aug.; 1st Tu. Oct., crim. London Co.), at Norwich, last Tu. May Writs may be made returnable in the counties and 3d Tu. Oct.

of Hartford, New Haven, or Fairfield, on the first Fairfield Co., at Bridgeport, 3d Tu. Tuesday of any month except July and August. in Mar, and 4th Tu. in Oct.

Courts of Common Pleas. New Haven Co., at New Haven, 1st Fairfield Co., at Danbury, 1st Mo. Tu, in June and Dec.

Jan., Apr., June, Nov.; at Bridgeport, Superior Court.

1st Mon. Feb., Mar., May, Sept., Oct. Fairfield Co., Civil

only, at Bridge- Dec.; and an adj. term at Norwalk, 3d port, 24 Tu. Feb.; at Danbury, 3d 'fu. Mo: Jan, and Oct.,

and at Stamford 3d

Mo. in May, Dec., for court cases only. Sept. criminal, and such civil as may

Hartford Co., at Hartford, ist Mo. be transferred thereto by the Court; at Bridgeport, 3d Tu. Feb., 2d Tu. Sept.,

in Jan., Mar., May, Sept., and Nov.

Litchfield Co., at Litchfield, 1st Mo. 3d Tu. Oct.; at Danbury, 2d Tu. May. business only,

2d Tu. Oct., 4th 1u. Jan.; naan, 1st Mo. Mar., July, and Nov.; and Hartford Co., at Hartford, for civil May and 4th Mo. Sept.; at Winchester,

1st Mo. Jan., Apr., and Sept.; at Cafor criminal business only, 1st Tu. Mar., at New Milford, 1st Mo. Feb. and Aug. June, and Dec., and 2d T'u. Sept.

New Haven Co., at New Haven, Ist Litchfield Co., at Litchfield, 1st Tu. June, civil causes by Court only ; 3d Tu.

Mo. in Jan., Mar., May, and Nov., and

30 Mo. Sept. Aug.' and 1st Tu. Dec., civil; 1st Tu.

New London, Co., at Norwich, 1st Apr., 2d Tu. Oct., crim. only.

Middlesex Co., at Middletown, 2a Tu. Feb. and Oct.; at New London, 1st Tu. Feb. and Nov.; at Haddam, 30 Tu.

Tu. in Apr. and Aug. Apr. and 4th Tu. Sept.

Writs may be made returnable in the county of New Haven Co., at Waterbury, 1st Jarfand on the 1st Monday of any month except Tu. May and 20 Tu. Dec.; crim.,

3''Tu. Jenyoanthaugust, and in the county of New ile

3d . Mar. and Sept. At New llaven, civil,

The District Court 1st Tu. Jan., 4th Tu. Sept.; crim. at New Haven, 1st Tu, in Jan., April, July, Oct. Of Waterbury includes Waterbury and

New London Co., at New London, towns adjoining, also Southbury and 1st Tu. Jan. (crim.), 3d Tu. Mar., 2d Tu. Woodbury. Terms, 1st Mo. Jan., to Sept.; at Norwich, 1st Tu. May (crim.), cont. till Fri. bef. 1st Mo. July; and 1st 1st Tu. June and 1st Tu. Nov.

Mo. Sept., to cont. till Fri. bef. Dec. 25.

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