We live in an explosive age, and that’s the truth on’t. A short time since a grindstone burst at Harper’s Ferry; the Administration lately blew up at Washington, as the Calhounians have it, and now we are told of an “explosion of a pair of bellows” in the goodly city of New York. Nobody was killed by this latter catastrophe; but if these accidents continue, it is to be feared that the heads of some of our Nullification Editors will burst with their own wisdom. They are gone to a dead certainty, if they ever admit two ideas at a time.
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