At the instance of several friends who feel a boding anxiety to know beforehand what sort of phenomena we may expect the elements to exhibit during the next month or two, and who have lost all confidence in the various patent medicine almanacs, because of the unaccountable reticence of those works concerning the extraordinary event of the 8th inst., I have compiled the following almanac expressly for this latitude:
17 October—Weather hazy; atmosphere murky and dense. An expression of profound melancholy will be observable upon most countenances.
18 October—Slight earthquake. Countenances grow more melancholy.
19 October—Look out for rain. It...