Newspaper of Evening Star, June 13, 1860, Page 3

Newspaper of Evening Star dated June 13, 1860 Page 3
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? I V ??.? * ? -* *> ?, , % >1 _ I ? ff L OCA I, N E W 8. '^^T\*?gk Tn* Pra ? fr^mttd om tk$ fttttn tn * ? tcutk "f Baltimore itt *d\tum U M it?f? U ? ff'wri U ? fc? p*t (e ^fin at m ??<f i?*r, 4/fr?rti.?? *??:*, tk*r*for>, ikmtld bt font t? to/or* Twtirt o'clock, m ; otktrwxu tk*y M| M( iffMf Mtil tAs Mil . R*LK?l?rs ?On Sunday tbe congregation* at tbe van., ji cburrbes were quite lar^e, especially during ibe morning and evening services Id the afternoon a high wind prevailed, wilt tbe usual accompaniment of cloud* of dust, which prevented many from attending that portion of the diy'a service. Foundry Cknptl ?Dr. Kdwards (tba putor) pre*ched In th* morning from 5th verae of 1Mb chapter of John: "I am the vine, ye are the brancbea " The Doctor began by atating that union with Ch'lat ia the leading Idea contained In tbe text, hat that the apostle Illustrate* this vital Idea by figures different from tboae emploved by Christ 'For example?the connection between the head and body, or Wtween the foundation and the varlons parts of the building; bat bare the Divine Being, beholding the golden vine which overhung the gate of the temple, or pointing to the beautiful vineyards which skirted hia wav between the temple and Mount Olivet, exclaimed is tbe language of the text, '-1 am the viae, ye are' tbe branches" by which iiiustratiea he ihowi the dependence of the branch on the vine; or that of man upon hit God. The Drvtor then proceeded to Inquire in what this union with Christ consists Itiacloaer than the relation of disciple and teacher There can be no CbriitUuity without Chrlat; h" la the center whence Ita life flaws Aa Ood did not. after having created the universe. launch it ont into apace without any unport. but was hi mself in it to rule it. ao he did not complete the ayatem of Christianity and give !t to man thna, (of itaelf.) bnt he himseif was In It. farming its very center and life. Then,again, thia ia something more than a mere tactual relation. It ia not something which depends on our ^4^ mere co^ita't with a^cr:imenta, ma some think, but it ia a spiritual uniou? something bv which 1, as a moral being, can (eel that I have sinned, and that there is no human power that can ave me from that heavy load. 1 must be pardoned br that being whom I have offended, and have tne evidence of thia pardon written upon iny soul Then let u? obaerve the evidences of thia union. Thev can all be found in the expression b?*reth fruit,'" for the deud branch beareth onlv a nominal connection with the*rin? Socne or theae consist in a renewed heart, indi cated by joy. peace, forbearance. gentleness, patience, lore, kr which all form a diadem, glit terin^ and smrkling with beauty. Ther- are also practical fruits which flow from thia union, for Christ did not remain in inactivity, bot went about doinac good Conduct ia tbe beat exponent "f a man a character, after all; for Chriat s*ys Keep my commandments Finally, let ua observe some of the means by which thia tin on is pre?e-rvcd By faith, by the means of grace, aad by all tbe virtue* which constitute a Christian chjr?cter There ! ? salutary discipline to which God subjects all thoae who are members of bis bndv. and he often employs special providences irj this respect. If God sees something in me which divide* my heart or affectiuus. by his providence he will take that soimthin:; away and prune me (so to speak) For instance. Job. after be pasted t nronjrti that long, dark ordeal of suffering. wii a better man Tbe doctor, after enlarging wpon this point, closed with the inquiry, bow many of tboae present would to-day ask bod to prone their heart*, and a brief exhortation to his hearers to become faithful friends of Christ At ike Capitol ? Re* Thomas H Stockton, Chaplain to the House, delivered tbe fourth sermon of a series from tbe same text:?"For he h'th made him to be sin for as, who knew no to,"' Ac. On this occasion the principle of tornpm\ation for tbe suffering of the Innocent on account of tbe guilty waa further illustrated . first, from the Bibliral history; and secondly, from the history of the church since the close of the Scriptural canon. In C9onection with the Bible the speaker proceeded to consider the distinctive natural and spiritual characteristics of this life at four epochs, or under four dispensations: ? !, of the antediluvian patriarchs, 2, of tbe postdiluvian patriarchs; 3, of the Jewish worthies: and, t. of tbe Christian apostles and disciples Then, In connection with the rhttrck, the cas?-s of the primitive fathers, the medieval confes?ors, and the Lutheran reformers, with others earlier and l-?ter, w?re reviewed In like manner. So the conclusion was reached th-tt life, regarded as a true and fall compensation for the goffering of the innocent, must he pnnt?mnij(?^ ?? ?'- ? earthly and temporal, but also a* heavenly and ettnu. Rising, therefore, to a vision of the better conntrv and the better city, their natural and spiritual (glory and social communion and blisa. the real and abundant compensation was fonnd there, and the congregation was exhorted to and secure a proper Inheritance in that sinless. sorrowless. deathless, home At the rloee of th* heavenly vision it was said : -'O, if in some pause?If we c?n suppose a pause In rich felicity?we ecnld break the silence with a voice just from the earth, and ask them if life be in truth a sufficient compensation for the natural s ill rings of taeir ttrst but brief estate in the fl?-sh, how would they answer' Nay. we could not ask them; could not think of asking them We would look upon them and tremble. We would look upon Him and fall prostate and adore And wa*-n with His blessing ?M1 brightening our f-ices, arid glowing like all heaven in our souls, we should find ourselves again, by some saintly or angelic ministry, broughtdown to the sunshine a.?d down to - he cloud-shadow, and down to the earth, and should tread once more on this hollow ajunding and s-pulchral mould, ruethinks even he tombs would look like porcbee of peace, aud ' h? vale of tears' would glisten like a morning paradise, with all lt? dews just waiting for the A'lnrlse; and universal thanksgivings, like the warbling of a world of happy birds, would ceaselessly rise from all hearts and froin all lips, for the ineffable privilege cf passing through the sufferings of 'the life that now isT to the immensity andtternity of felicity In that'which is to come.' " Trinity Ckirtk?In the morning the Rev. Dr. HutXer. r-rtor. discoursed from a part of the 21st *ef? of the 10th chapter of St. Mark ? Come, tike up the cr<>*a and follow inc." There wm great ?i.jniii:anre in the expression. Take up the r r?ss They must not only bear the cross when it wa? laid upon them, but they must take It up when It w?a placed by their aide. Christ's wn* not an Indispensable surrender to the eross '*1 laid down my life of myself," was his declaration. He came to the cross, he gave himself to the cross, and so must they, if tbey would follow him By the sides of each of them lav the cross. The question was put to each, "Will you comr and Uke it up, or shall it be laid upon you." Those who refused to take it up might, for a time go forward and seem to br-tr no cross, but at last It would be laid upon them in a way that it would become a sailing burden It would then bo a dead weight on the unstrung muscles of the soul; but when it was taken up, love seeing Jesus L^ whom it followed, going forth with the glowing H> ciergies of the soul, it would press on steadily ?ind-r the burden it fainted, but it did not <f!?, " It staggered, but it did not fall Then the eroea did not gall the soul. It was not a summons of agony then, but It was a call to eternal peace, tbrough tempests and Divine sorrow, which Jesus gave wlieii he s*id 4*Come. take up the croas and foilow ine " The reverend ^enUeman then, in a fervent manner, exhorted his hearers to kike up this blessed cross of religion and come to Jesus M. r dure*, iYimia Strttt?4lev. P. L Wllaon pastor ?The sermon of tbe morning wu particularly for tbe Sabbath School of tbe church, and based upon the text of Proverbs tid chapter, fth verse? ' Train up a child In the way be should go. and when he is old, be will not depart from ;t Tbe congregation was much disturbed by a Are alarm in tbe immediate vicinity of tbe cliurcb After tbe sermon a collection was takm up for the benefit of tbe school. At nigbt, the subject was from tbetextof Kzeklel. Jftthchapter, first clause of the 37th verse?"Thus saith the l.ord God. 1 will yet for this be inquired of by the bouse of Israel, to do It for them " Ammhly't (Prtibyttnam) Church ?The pastor Rev. A (i. Csrothers, preached for tbe first time after a very severe Illness Text, Second Cor., 5. 1. "We know that if this earttalr bouse of our tabernacle," lie. At night the Rev Dr Gurley prenchnd. Prayer meetings are held at this church every Sabbath afternoon at 4 o'clock. We learn that on next Sabbath morning tbe funeral sermon of the Ute Samuel O'Brien will be preached here by tbe pastor H E. Church South ?In the lMMin<7 tH? anki vice wau conducted hy the pastor^ (Rev Mr. Proctor,) who preached from 1st Timothy fi 12 fight the good flijbtof faith; lay hold ou eternai life.wuerrunto thou art called, and hat profi-s*, d good profession before nianv wltnttm " At hi*ht he preached an Interesting discourse to a large congregation, from Epheslai:*. 2, 20 "Giving thanks always for all things unto Uod and the Fatoer la the name of our I*ord J reus Christ " Mtthodist Protufut Church, A?*rw-Ynrd Rev. Wm T Durum, pastor, discoursed morning ad evening from the 4th Psalm, part of the *th verse?" There be many that say, Who will abovr im aay good f After examining and answering tbe popular objections of Infldel writers, thC?-a her proceeded to exhibit tbe good pointed by the Scriptures, and coucludcd with an exhortation to seek aad obtain tbe promised God. At the Aifjwn?Rev. J. S Keanard, of the E street Bapua Church, preached aa eloquent dia. course from the parable of the Prodigal Sou? Lake, 1Mb chapter There was a large atVudr aace, and good order prevailed, the audience s^emta^tobe much interested After tbe services. 1 committee of the Christina Association dis rributad tracts as ua<ial, which were thankfully re Ived Str*?ik Strut Pr? />jr?*r?aa Church ?Rev B. F. B'.ttt jger. pistor preached >a themorulng service jpon the subject of sia and death, fram the text cf Kzekiel. loth chapter, *uth verse In tha evening, a discourse upon the character of Jephtha, Judge of Israel The Union prayer meetings will be &?14 ia this church during this week. . V" 7 V> Th? UkITBD STATtS PlMITK1TTA*T ?ExtrlUt from iiHMual report of the Setrttary of tki Int*nor to CrmgrtM*.?For year* the labor of tbe convrti haa not yielded an Inrotne aufflHent tor their maintenance, and the attention of the lnapector* aoroe time alnce particularly directed by me to thla defect, with the hope that aome plan could be Acv!ted to reinedv It During tbe part year tbe prevalence of an epidemic in the prison occas'oned marh 1 nM t\f tlma ..i ? ?--?.J. * notwithstanding which, I have thr gratification of stating that a dec lair* advance w? made toward? the attainment of an end ?o desirable The institution ought to be self-sustaining, and no effort will be spared to make It an The number of convicts In th? prison was larger during the past year tban In the year previous, and ia constantly increasing, yet the estimate submitted for Its support and maintenance for the tiext fiscal year is {<* by the sunt of 91,343 75 than the appropriation which was made at the last seslon of Conureas. F.rtrart from tki Rrpc+t of thr Board o f Insprrtor* to thr Srtrrtnry of thr fntrrior ?The board have kept stead 11 v In view the duty Imposed on them, of so conducting the affairs of the penitmtisrr that, if It be possible, the proceeds of the labor of tbe convicts shall pay for the cost of their maintenance; and when a computation is made of the time lost from the prevalence of epidemic dysentery, and the extraordinary expenditure for hospitil stores, and for removing from the s*?wer the great quantity of animal and vegetable substance* that had been collecting, according to the report of the physician, for several years, and emitted noxious exhalations, the annual accounts showing increased productiveness in the industry of the prison, and reduced estimates of ti>? rmt of it* administration for the ensuing year, exhibit considerable progress toward the end desired, of making the institution self-sustaining; but the board doubt the practicability of that policy until there is room for the development of tne contract svstem. by enlarging the buildings, a* their p retent dimensions do not afiord accommodations for a sufficient number of workshops. The board, appreciating the relation between ignorance an?l crime, and bearing in mind that imprisonment in thiH penitentiary comprehend* reformation a* well as punishment, invoke your attention to the subject of an adequate and selfselected prison library, including elementary school-books, as an impnrtantauxiliary in conferring religious and moral instruction; tlie use of the library, however, to be subject to general rules not inconsistent with the ordinary discipline. Concurring generally in the improvements suggested by the warden, and esp?;lally as to the danger and want of economy in the mode of lighting the premises, the board beg leave also to urge the prupriety'of an appropriation by Congress for introducing water into the pemtentiary from the Potomac aqueduct The pipes for transmitting the water extend to the walls of the prison, and can be mad"1 immediately available A liberal supply of this pure and refreshing element will conduce In a high degree to the physical comfort and health of the convicts, ana thus %ucu a?uprrfliivfB 11 Will IlKf wise prevent tbe accumulation In tbe offices and conduits of the buildings of matter offensive and generating disease. promote the convenience of the kitchen and laundry, chicfly of tbe latter, where water decomposing soap and unfit for washing,isnow u*ed?be a* efficient safeguard against tbe destrur tion of life and property by lire, and a souh-?of power in it* application to machinery In closing their report, the board take pleasure iu expressing their approbation of tbe ital and energy of the warden in tbe discharge of his duties \ ery respectfully, your obedient servants, Fetrr Forcr, ) Gkohgk Pabkib > Inspector* R. R Crawford,) Report of tke Wart/en to the Bonrd of Inspectors. Gentlemen In accordance with the law, I ha\e tbe honor to submit tbe followiug, my annual r?port of tbe general affairs of tbe prison, jointly as tbey appear under tbe direction of tbe honorable Board of Inspectors and the warden: It bas been a source of much pleasure and yrat1 fixation to ine to notice your prompt deliberations. at all times tending to tlie welfare of the institution, by sustaining all my monthly reports, which cheerfully encouraged me to carry tbem into effuct With tbese unittd feeling of harmony a great advancement toward a good and perfect discipline is manifest. I hio. ?- ?i- * - ' ' . wv Vuiaiu-VBVI* >v Uiaftr ill V rCI^TI SB I >r I fl a* possible. as I am just recovering from a very severe attack of Illness I hope my report may be at comprehensive at brevity will admit. On taking possession of my office I regretted to notice an almost entire want of discipline; not that I wish to cast any imputation upon the gentleman who preceded me as warden, for the want of capacity or competency, but the uncertainty of his retaining his office, with some other causes, became known among tbe convicts, which rendered them reckless and insolent to an alarming extent. I immediately issued my orders to the deputy warden and tne officers under Ms direction, which they very promptly, resolutely, and humanely carried into execution; and it became evident in a short time that we Lad obtained a strong foothold toward a proper and safe discifiine In this part much credit is due to my son, tie deputy warden, and the guards, for their fearless and gentlemanlike conduct, fearing no consequences, as it has appeared, in the faitufui performance of their duties in many trying moment* The labor of the convicts is at present under the contract system for a term of years \V ith all due respect to your legislation on this subject, I would say that not only the small amount of compensation is insufficient for the daily support and maintenance of the convicts, but that tne system of contracts in this prison Is Incompatible with a perfect and prcpe; disci pi ne. Surely if it is a gain and source of revenue to tne contractor, it is reasonable to suppose, by proper management of tb>* officer* of the institution, it would be equally profitable to the government. The loss sustained by the transfer of the material >nil ?..!? ? .- -> ?. ?uv .uvi >uup w >uc |>ir?riii contractor. stand* alarmingly against me In my expenditures, although contracted previous to my appointment us warden. The broom contractor I also found miserably in debt, and only by my prompt and determined course, In seizing and retaining his goods, savtd a great portion of the debt. He has since censed in bis contract, and there still remains a balam e due the government, for which 1 have retained his machinery, and in case 1 should ajjain start in operation the broom factory for the government, It will entirely liquidate the debt. The carj>enter suop is still in operation, and th?* present contract ceases Jannary 1, IhOI, when it will be a question as to whether it will be renewed, or some other business established in it* stead Closing with this part, I shall briefly refer to the llnancial condition of the prison In a great measure I must refer you to the iCatement of the clerk, which is very concise and clear, as I entertain the most reliable confidence in his intsgnty and accuracy as au an accountant. It will be obeerved by this statement that my expend, tiire* have exceeded that of some former "year# For fear that I, a? the disbursing agent, should Le accused of extravagance, an imputation which I have striven against with all the energy I poKsess. I would respectfully otter the following explanation in extenuation for my conduct. On the 1st of October, l#js, iny predecessor made out bis annual report. On the 1st of January, Is59, 1 entered up?Q my duties as warden of this Institution, and from that date up to the present month I paid accounts presented against the prUoa of the former year of "twelve hundred dollars," which have been included in my expenditures. I found the convict* much in need of clothing, having to wear their winter clothing for eight months in the year without change; and the in?tertal being formed of stout, cheap woolen goods, It is almost an impossibility to make them last, even by repairing them, for the following winter The rapid increase of prisoners, some unexpectedly arriving from the neighboring States, make a larger number than ever befoie conflned at one time in this prison The nature of the laboring work of a portion of the convicts renders absolutely necessary a change of clothing Many of them were accustomed to undergarments bef >re their couviction, ai.d in the want of which seemingly suffered from any slight change of the weather, so as to prevent them from workiug; therefore. 1 i? it necesaarv with th* * of the physician, to furnish each convict with cheap, coarse cottou underclothes, which, In a short time, had Its desired effect These all tend to the increase of my exp?nditures. Immediately after 1 took possession, I ordered a thorough renovation of the cells, the beds and bedding tn be removed, and cleansed of the bed vermin These, however, are, in a great measure, to be attributed to the wooden I*dsteads, the most of them made by the couvicts themselves, from the old material gathered around the building. and are rough and imperfectly put together, as they are insecure and unsightly; then again, the wooden galleries that surround the cells. In the rrsivices of which the vermin find a safe and comfortable harbor, rendered It a herculean task In order to keep the entire bnilding in a state of cleanliness daring the summer months, the ceils were cleansed weekly, and some oftener. To do this, I have had to reserve a large force of hamIs from the workanops, a number sufficient for a much larger prison, thus making another great drawback Ufy>n the income of the prison. Theee men are principally sent for ashort period, and are wholly unfit for any branch of trade. lu the year IKt5 the warden commenced the manufacture of Iron Bedsteads, and completed about a doses. Sim ? that time to the prt*ent It has beM abandoned hot **m in this aiim 11 number we perceive that, after they have received a coat of paint, they are but little infested with reruitDi And, in my opinion, if the prison were emirrty provided with Iron bedsteads, the great rll would bo removed. I therefore moat respectfully uk an appropriation to purchase 14) Iron bedsteads. The means of lighting the building are very expensive, and are dsngerour. We are at present light'.ng with pine and etbenaloila,tbe expUsUe nature of whirl. readers tbem Mfnfully taugerous, owing to the heaVy wooden gaiter ts surrounding the cells. In case of lire every convict would misersbly perish before they could be rc? , L -ased from their cells 1 therefore would respectfully ask an approprl* i a iou for lighting the building and yard with gas. 1 The gas company have already extended their gss pipe* down Four-and-a-baif street. and intend extending them to the northern boundary cf the arsenal ground*, adjoining tl>e prison; ao, with little expense, we would be relieved of this great danger attending our present mode of lighting, and greatly reduce the expense. The pact rammer proved to *?e the moat trying and disastrous, in consequence of the amount of tckness prevailing. wL cb raged for a time to such an alarmhig extern aa to alnr><*t cause an entire so* pension of business. I spared neither Isbor or expense In this trving moment, and. through the goodness of Divine Providence and the unceasing aklllful attentions of the phvsician of the prison, Dr. Garnett. we conquered the diaeaae In regard to the other portions of the prison, f would refer you to the reports of the physician. 1 matron, clerk, and chaplain * Before closing, allow me. gentlemen, to return yon mv grateful thanks for the many acts of r.ourtear and kindneaa shown me. Respectfully submitted by r P To be published hereafter Tub Amytal SchoolExamination* ?Theannual examinations of the public schools commenced on Monday by the Trustees. Second District, Primary Sohool No 1, Miss Isabella Acton, teacher.?This school, taught in one of the upper rooms of the public school house in Judiciary Square, is composed entirely of girls, who appeared in such neatness of attire and manifested such propriety of deportment ss to elicit in the very outset expressions of admiration from a number of the visitors The examination was conducted chiefly by Mr. Miller, Trustee of the Second District; the'Mayor. Mr. Ober. of the City Council, and their accomplished teacher, also taking [tart. Mr Daniel, their instructor in vocal music, was also present, and aided in that exercise; of their proficiency in which delightful accomplishment he may well feel proud. After some words of encouragement, intended and calculated to relieve all improper embarrassment, and to give needful assurance to diffidence. the school, which is arranged in five class**, was examined in reading, orthography, (including illustrations of the various sounds of the letters.) selling, punctuation, abbreviations, exercises in dictation, arithmetic, geography, English grammsr, and history. The tediounness of th?*?p ?>*?* cises was relieved. at suitable intervals. by a sweet song. cither nolo, duett, or full chorus, and though necessarily extending throusrh some live hour* they evidently maintained their interest to the close; and afforded moat gratifying evidence of faithfulness and efficiency on the part of the teacher, and diligence and rapid improvement on the part of the pupils. The copy-books also exhibited that neatness and progress which would naturally be looked for In such a company. The presentation ol beautiful boqueta to the Mayor, to the examining trustee, and to the teacher, formed an appropriate episode and conclusion to these gratifying exercises As might be expected, this school has its full complement of 6<) scholars; and there have during the year been, at one time as many as 14 registered applicants more than could be admitted. It was gratifying on this, as on so many former occasions, to see the city functionaries manifesting such practical interest in this mreat cause; and that those whose duty it is to legislate on this subject, as well as prrents. guardians, other teachers, and friends, were found encouraging both teacher and pupil* by their firesence; the only regret being that the very limted and contracted space occupied by this school did not afford sitting or even standing room for a considerable number who sought admittance. It has long been the impression of the trustees and others that the entire second floor of this building hould be devoted to the female department of the District School; and the necessity of providing for Primary No I a more spacious, better lighted and ventilated room will at once be apparent to all who exaiuiue the premises Primary No '2, flrst department, (male.) Mis* Lucy Randolph, teacher, was examined by Wm. S. Fort. This school Is located on Mass avenue and Fourth st At the commencement of the t?rm (September, l*Sd#,) the first and second departments of this school-house had crowd"*! within Its walls 1KJ scholars.which was 43 more than the number prescribed by the rules. By a rearrangement of the school, and the formation of Primary No i>. the number was re?lur.e<l tr, mi in ? ?-> partment. The school-room being upon the first floor, i* subject to much annoyance from the unruly boys in the neighborhood who do not attend any place of instruction. The school numbers on Its roll 62 scholars, ranging from 6 to 15 years old, most of whom were present at the examination; thev are divided into five classes, and are taught r-ading. writing, spelling, geography and arithmetic. The progress made by the pupil* during the past year i* highly creditable to scholars ana teacher. A readiness was evinced to answer promptly and correctly the varlou* questions proposed to them. In geography, arithmetic, and orthography; the reading was generally very good. Miss Randolph's school bids fair to become one of the best primary schools in the District Good order was preserved in the school-room during the examination. First Department Primary No 2. First District, Ml* Adeline K. Lowe, teacher?This school was examined In the presence of a large number of visitors, parents and friends of the pupil*, all of whom appeared to be well satisfied with the result The pupils were examined in the various branches of their studies, such as orthography, reading, writing from dictation, geography, history, arithmetic, (mental and written.) and grammar. and they acquitted themselves with credit to their able and efficient teacher The lower clauses *how that Mis* Lowe ha* taken much pains with theni Th* exercises were Interspersed with some very excellent singing by the school, and at the close of an examination of some four hour* and a half duration, after a few pertinen'. remarks from the examining Trustee, the company dl*]>ersed. much gratifl"d with the r suit Among the visito s present on thl* occasion w^e Mr Hyde, cf Georgetown City Council*; Mr Ulcketts. Secretary of Board of Trustee*; Ueo J Abbott, K?q . former Secretary of the Board; and a number of the teachers of the district* The second, or junior department of this school, under the temporary charge of MIns Triplett. (sub-assistant of the district.) will t>.(. ?? " " " ~ oi.ciiiovn nv v.oi ninaoi, Pr?-sident j>to tun of the Board, on wlilch ocoision we hope to see as many. If not more of the friends of the achools present Examinations To-morrow?Th* following public. schools will be ejanraln^d to-morrow afternoon, commencing at 2 o'clock: First District Primary Schools?No. 2, second department. .Miss Hall, by Col Randolph; No. 1. Alls* .Mills, by Dr. Ironside; No 5. Mis< Hoover, by Mr. rttoufjhton. Second District Primary Schools?No a, second department, Miss Henry, by Mr. Fort; No 3, Miss Fletcher, by Mr. Miller; No. 4. ttrst department, Miss Billings, by Mr. Cole. Third District Primary Schools?No. 1, second department, Miss Sanderson, by Mr Bohrer; No. 2, Mies Morr?hy, by Dr. Walsh; No. I, Miss Choate. by Mr McKntw. i uuivu umiiti i riMiiujr acoooi?,\o. I. s<rond deportment. Mi** Martin, by Dr. Willett; No 1, Miu Reed, by Mr Fort; No. 5, Miu Dawn, by Mr. Whyte. Thi Promihade Concerts ?A correspondent, after eulogistng the promenade concert* at the President's and the Capitol grounds, in a lengthy article, which we have not room to publish, makes the following suggestion : This <:reat Nation is an aggregate of all Nations, and therelore 1 would r< suggest that Prof Scala would be kind enough to introduce the popular airs of all Nations as much as possible, and set aside the opcratic fal-de ra s as not being popular. There are popular airs in all European countries, which would be equally papular among the citizens here Neither would tne naturalized citizens be a whit less loyal to the Colon by hearing the airs of their native land played in the land of their adoption " Fo* Court ?Yesterday, the case of Theodora Herbert, col'd, who stands charged with "keeping an Ill-governed and diao'derly house, commonly called a bawdy house," came up before Justice Johnson for a hearing The prosecuting witness was Laura Thompson, a white woman, who t<*tified to her having lived in the house of defendant as a boarder, and paid the defendant bed money. Her testimony reflected upon respect- I able persons, who she said visited the house. The Justice remarked upon the closing of the | evidence, mai it waa dii auly to send the case to court. It was notfor hlin to suppose what might be the motives of the witness; the jury would weigh testimony at the final bearing. The defendant-was required to give bail in for court. The Pic Nic of the orphan boya of St Joseph's Aaylum at Meridian Hill yesterday, was a moat succeaafuA%ad pleaaant one in all respects. The day waa aupicioua. the children In high {dee, the band imiatcal, the gre?n on which the visitor* "tripped the light fantaatlc toe" amooth. tha srenery delightful, the shade delicious, the balloon aacenaions, under Ellla, triumphant; the old folka cozy, the middle-aged tranquil, the young mirthful, the girla pretty, the beaux affable, ana the enjoyment Intense. Add to the above that the exchequer department waa well filled during the day, and no more need be said. Lo.xo Bridge.The break in the Long Bridge, i over the Potomac, heretofore noticed by us. effectually prevents all trade and travel over that I thorough/are The part of the bridge which has fallen In, la the spaa next to the Virgiaia shore A rerry iron) me snore to tbe solid part Is talked of for the present, until the bridge la repaired, or rebuilt, or tome disposition made of it Tbe Finance Committee of tbe Senate have Inserted In tbe Miscellaneous appropriation bill which passed the House a lew days ajro, and la now before tbe Senate, a clcuae appropriating *3,*? for rebuilding the broken span A Gbasis Tot7ftKAMiHT Is advertised, In another column, to come off at Columbia Springs to-, morrow. Is to* wilt a refrigerator of any kind read tbe advertisement of C. woedwaid in another column * 'i K;-r * c* - . U J', fe. ? CLOttKo Exitctsis or Mi* Ki*G?*oBt>'? School ?The aunual com-nenrrment of Mr? Klngiford ? Female Seminary, at the Thirteenth troet Baptist Chorch, tnU morning, waa the oc ruaien of drawing together quite a large and fashion-ible auditory at that piac? The gradulltlrt? clan nln? U AX? " 4 * "* m uuiuuri. nrnanuy app?m<? In white, arrived at the church In carriages, and Ke?-ded up the main aide to th? platform, the Mr. Lamar, of Mis* , acting as an eacrtrt%? Mrt Kingsford. Having taken their positions on the stage, the eiercia?-* were commenced with the singing of a beautiful chorus by eight member* of the graduating cla** The following compositions were then read by | the respective graduate*, who acquitted them- ! ?*|?es with great eclat: "Woman's influence''? j Mi** L Burr. Washington; "Home where the ] heart la''?Miaa K McCraw, Alabama; "The | glory of the earth pas?es away"?M'??A Hwdgina, Virginia; "Crutches"?Mia* 8 Shield*. Washington; "Cobweb*"?Ml** G Fore*, W.i*hington; ' Farewell to my school days"?Miaa M Burke, AVnahtngton; "Mirror*"?Mi** M. Bruin, Vir glnla; "Paving stone*"?Mis* K Mattlnelv, Washington; "My conntrj"?Mi** 8 F. Fox, Mississippi A pleasant and unusual feature of this occasion was that each of the young la lies spoke in an exceedingly distinct, pleasant and happy manner, thus rendering the entertainment In this respect highly agreeable The exercises were interspersed by mu*ic on the piano by various young ladle* connected with the school. Following the presentation of medals by Mrs. Kingsford. an eloquent and able address waa delivered by the Hon. L Q C. Lamar, of Mta* Kach of the graduates was then presented with a neatly bound copy of the Bible Dy the Rev. Mr. Hill. Tn* Milita*y from Absoad.?The steamer Powhatan, which arrived up this morning at 10 o'clack, brought eight companies of infantry from Fortress Monroe, numbering 375 rank and Hie, including the band, officered as follows Company A, firmt regiment of artillery, Captain, Voider; First Lieut , Smead Company C, Captain. Ricketts; Fist Lieut , Baird; Second Lieut., Sullivan. Company B, sreoud regiment, Lieut, (jriffin commanding. Company L, Lieut, learned commanding. Company F", third regiment. First Lieut. Ayrescommanding; Lieut., Jackson. CompanyK, Captain,Ord; First Lieut , Churchill; Second Lieut., Sinclair. Company I), fourth regiment. Captain, Roberts, l.ietU., Mendenha'l. Company L. Brevet Major Williams commanding; First Lieut., Abert; First Lieut Dreum; Second Lieut , Kensel. On their disembarkation irom me sieainer, lUe companies formed Into column and marched to quarters at the Arsenal Held fo* Court ?This morning William T Sproule, whoso arrest by Offic< r Jos S. Norwood was mentioned In the Star last week, appeared at the office of Justice Johnaon, and waiving a preliminary examination, desired to give bail for court. The charge in the warrant is that Win T. Sproule did. on the 4th inat . in the city of Washington, Diatrict of Columbia, incite and eucourage a large band of desperadoes to riot, which led to the shooting of Kdward Sterling, and the commission of other acts of violence,as ulsodiitufbini' the peace and safety of the citizens in and around the first precinct of the Fourth Ward. The amount of bail required was #1.000. and the bond was acknowledged by Robert 8 Sproule (brother of the accused) and John Dowling The number of witnesses in the case is very large?so far over sixty?and among them we recognize the name* of many of our most respectable citizens The Fcxekal Cortege ?As we are preparing to go to pres? to day, the military are }>asslng the Star office on the way to take place* In the line of the cortege to attend the remains of the late Major <ienerai Jesup to their final resting place Thus, a small detachment of the battalion of f S. artillery that arrived this morning from Fortresi Monroe, with two field pieces, the U. S Marines from the Navy Yard; and the National Rifivs of this city, and the balance of the battaliion of U. S. Artillery, parading a* Mgtat Infantry, have passed up, each marching separately. Concert.?To-night a concert will h* ? the Method:it Church South, and those who are fond of spending a pleasant evening in enjoyment of rich vocal aua Instrumental music will do weil to atteud. Quite a number of the best vocalist* of the city will aid in the performance, which will tie under the direction of Capt. F A tucker, the popular conductor of the concerts of the Union Choir, a few years since. The programme Is made up of selections from the best composers CxflrioN ? Subscribers to the Star residing between Seventh and Fourth, and O and F streets north, are cautioned against paying for the paper to any person other than the agent, Mr Thomas Mathews This notice is made necessary by the fact that a carrier-boy recently in his employment, has been collecting money from a few persons without authority so to do. on account of subscriptions to the Star. Chakok or Time?By the Washington Branch Railroad advertisement, In another columu, It ' will be seen that another change has been made ' in the running of the trains. On and after this day the times of departure are in the morning at twenty minutes past six and twenty minutes before elj?ht The afternoon trains le^ve ;i? h?r?-tn fore. Hf.i.dfor Court ?Yesterday. the man Griffith, who was charged with an assault and battery ?.n Win. II. Hrawner, Ksq., by knocking hlin down with a brick at the second precinct of the Fourth Ward on the day of the election, vu held to ball fur court. Squire Donn, however, holds the case open to hear the testimony of an absent witness. Thk Circus and Mexaskkie. it will be remembered, opens in this city to-morrow, to continae for tfcree days only. From the programme published in another column, and the representations of the press where tlie show has exhibited. We should judge that it will be well worth seeing. Sa.i.e of Stock*.?Yesterday, J C. McGuireA Co , auctioneers, sold at their rooms. 2,*3<? Bank of Metropolis, al<i3Xi 780 Farmers' and Mechanics' Hank stock,70; 5uUChesapeake and Ohio Canal, 10. ^ Rial Estate Sale*?.Wall it Barnard, auctioneers. sold yesterday, lot 7. in square 6. for *115; lot 3, square 0. #I3.>; lot I, square 5, #I?7; lot '26, square 5, $1(1*2 50. To all whom i r may Concern?The renpecta hie public w ill notice nam-* attached to tiie tei-ti mortals and recommendations which have been extiaoted Iroin tlie thousand* in tlie possession of th? world-renowned Fans Optician. Dr. Wo.?t,rMl,lsbe here insert-xl in regard to hisappieciated cucuiiii51.ius C(/H.mtnn bllll r.y e uiakmr. aaldins more nonnra to that highly qualified artist, whom tuey most deservedly ackiiowlrdce to l?eat til* h?-ad of his profession, in this or ainr other country. Hon ex Gov. J. H. Hammoudr. U. M. S nator Hon. ox-Uov Benj. Fitzpatrick. U. S. Senator Hon. Robert Toombe, U. S. Senator Hon. J P. Benjamin, LT S Senator Hon. B. F Wade, I* S Senator Hon. ex-Gov A. G. Brown, U. S. Senator Hon Win M. Gwin, U.S. t*eua or Hou.C. C C ay, U S. Senator Hon. J R. Thompson, U. S Senator Hon. James Clu-snut, U. S. Senator Hon. Jert'erson Davis, U. S Mutbir Hon. Ueu. Joseph Lane, U. S S-si<ator Hon. A. R Boteler, House of Representative* Hou. J. W. Stevenson. Huuie of Representatives Hon. J. D. Ashiuore Hon. "en. John B. Claik, Ho. Rep?. Hon. John Metieeen He i. William W. Boyce H?b. Jalwa L. M. Curry Richard S. Coxe, Attorney at Law Coin. Jos. Smith. Chief B'ir>au Yards & Docks Capt I) N- Digiaham. Chief Bureau Ordnance Li. Pet?r Parker. ex-uomini?ai _ner to China Dr. R. K. Stone. M. D. D . Thomas Miller Dr. G M. Dovo. O. Barret, Editor Pat.lot and Union. Harrislurg, Pa. Major W. A. Hrrris, late Editor Washington Union Ex-Judge Ezra Williams Rev. Alfred Holmcad, rector of Giaoe Church, 8lgtitla prec.oua, and therefore duty compels hi n to adviae all thoae buffering fur tlie want of tight t.iruucli ace, ahortMghiedueae, cataract, or t?miiU4 to it through the ha Jit of reading, or bad light. derived from acailet or bram levrra when young, and toali who require the aid of Ulaaaea, to be careful ami nut h?t misled b) encoiiuuma or u*?l6.?? puffery oi aniuf nal'^inan or ro-calied optician, ?lib ?uun a h-iii-ticial article a* rpeciaclaa, which i good, and ?uit<d by a man who ha* made the organization of the Cye hi* particular study, and ha? nan un limited pi actio*, ao as to be enabled to adapt the KHP' r foeuH to the exact power of ib*op.i?uurv?s, I (j la?sec so obtained luuat undoubtedly strength en, improve, and assist your viaiou; but if otner wise, are m at iujuri ua and deatructive to the eight; ii not in?ta.iiaueously, tome time or another you will aitifjr the confluences, Kxauuu? for yourself. fctn. those are the opinions i>l tin? ai>?veuiantioned gentlemen: that hia glares afeexcollent, a perior to any others in every re<pcct Tltey improve the aight; they are olear and easy; hey will never f tl^ue the eyea. Then ol the Doctor personally, they certify him to be a ino-t scientific and auoceaaful optician, that fie alwaya doe*, upon an inapection of the e?e,adapt the proper g!a>s a to any peculiarity of vUiou; tuat lie never foil* to furuiah assistance and relief U> those who uall upon him. More fiom other reliable gentlemen, who have known him 1 .r several ?cara, recommending kim to the public, with which he la of no amall coil sequence, a* a most honorable and truthful man, a. tut, and g"iitleiiiau, that all wlittt he doea and aaya in regard to hi* bu*iuci>a, can be fully and entirely relied upon. Thoae nWeuatlieuin* ap^ctao aa will suit fur six years bv whicTi consideration tire poor a* well aa the rich" a-e enabled to uae ihom, for they will spend twice chat ooat in that time by the use of the ordinary t> rt fioial Eyes and Ear drum* inserted. Chief and hiaonly eatahiiahment in tiiiacity, ia ttt4 WMinavIvaniaavnuita between YViiiard*'and Kirkaonris' Hot la. jo i3-3t* DIID, In Georgetown, on the 13th inatant, Mra. II AN N aH PAX TO v, a?*d 4i y?-ar?. Her foaorai win take plaoo to morrow ai ruooa, at 4 o oiook, from her tote reaidenee, on Maj.Uon r> ?t. The frionM of tha family art invited to attend, without further notice. * AUCTION SALES. iy For other Auction SaJes, im first jxigt i;BI.1C S*LK OF A VALUABUK FARM is alixasthia l orxtt. Va.,? *rt? no* Wa-hisgto*.? ?> * ATc H DA . the J"* of Job*. H60. ar is o'clock in front of tl?-} May'a ?6*. m the ouy ? f Ah'iacdria. 1 will aell. at pub ie auction. ?*?a e?? of L^ani AtuWl a? abo??. o* which ' H Hardin died *ci*?l. i hit and ia hiaklr tisprovM, tirt !o vktlOB i* p<Tft?ct;j kfvllti asa MCMait' u. tie thr^ mark ts of b^rtitovi, Waaiin(U>n a-.d Alexandria. be ar 7 ont.r* from the a trr aityt f>? railr< ad, wniofi th-ouah th? r-o**rty Th# hnitdmt* are mVetantia! and in rood order. It wi'l b? <> d in one traot or divide i^u> y+iot.s to auit pureharera. | Term*: Un*-t?n'h oaah; balaceeat < II, It and i 24 months, With inOcteat. j. louis kinzkr. [ ^e'S CoawiMinwr. Br A. GREEN. AaoUonaer. Two-story and attic fkamr Hop** asp Lot at thtcoimi or Fock-asd a-half amp south t* st? , llahd. at avcti0h.?on THrRSDAY.the .sth day of7nly, IWo.T ahall Mil, in front oi the pr*Mni?ea, at 6 o'clock p. m . the fol lowing nauied valuable property, vn : fart Lot No. iu, in square >o. 698, with tlieif*prav?iner>U, which eonoat of & mttnM t*w ftorr anU attio Frame il< use. containing about 8 I rooms This property is situated at theooineiof Four and a-ha f am south U itrMU. Term*: One-fourth ca?h ; balance is 6.12 and It monthi, for notes b aria* interest from day of tale. A dsod given and ? dead of truat taken. Aii <H>n I veyancicg at tae oost of the ?ureha?er #1<* of tne purchase mon?t to he said whrn the property is knocked i ff Sh?u>d that amount not be paid down the property will be then and there put up afain nn1 sold to the next highest bidder, who shall par the money. If the whole terms are not complied with in fiv# dayt, the property wilt be eiold at thenck and cort of the defaulting puier&err, by advertising such resale three times in the National Intelligencer. SARAH'M ANDERSON, Devisee under the will of JOS. T SVANfl. je 13 2-iwAds A. OR KEN. Auot. MARSHAL'S SALE?In virtue of two wnta of fieri facias. issu?d from the Clerk's office of the Circuit Court of the Distnot of Colnmbia, for the county of Washingtoa. and to me directed. 1 will expose to public sale, for oash, in front of the oourt house door of said ?onnt?. on MONDAV, ih?- 9th day of July neat. iMo. at 12 o c'oca rt., the following property, to wit: All dotadaut'a right, title, claim and interest m and to Lot No. 1, in bquare No 618, in the oity of Washington,!) C., together with all and singular the improvements tnereon, s?ixed and levied upon a* the property of Andrew Rothwell.and will r?e soid to eatief? Ju dicia'a Noe. 2>4 and 215. to October term 1&9, in favor of Phelps & Kingman. W. SELDEN. I'. S. Marrhal for the Diatriot of Columbia. je 13 dt? A A R^HAL 89AI>.?in virtue r I a writ of fi?r' 1*1 ?a;iaa lasued from the Clerk'a office of the Circuit i.nmt of ?n>? L?utilet ot c? umbia, tor the county of Washingtor, un l t<> re* directed 1 will expose to public all', for cash. in front of ilie court bouse door of said ooun'y, on MONDAY, the ?tu day of Juiy n *xt, I860 at i2 o'clock ni , the following deaoiibed property. to wit. Ail dtfeudant's right, ti 1*. cl??iti and interest in am' to Lot No S, in ^uare No.583,in the oity of \Vaih;ng'on, 1). C., together with a!' an' ci> tu ar the linpioi-eiuentt thereon, seixtd aud levi d upon a* the property of J"o. C. Nicholas, and will he ao!d to satisfy Judi cia s N<>. l^, to May term 1x6^. m lavor oi A.and F. A. Richards. W 9KLUE" U. S. Marsha! lor the District cf Coianbia jo 13 'Its THIS AFTERNTTUW^ TO-MOKUOW By C. W. BOTELKR * ?ON*", Auctioneers. CALL OF K1CH KMBK I Ks*. LA*>Goods Mantilla*. Ac., at Acctiov?On TUESDAY MORNING, June Hi o'clock, we ?hail sell, at our Auction Rooms Iron Ila!) an extensive and handsome collection of hm'-roid ri?s, Laces Ac , consisting in part of vix. Real Meda K-n aud Valencia L&oe SeU and Col tars. Black La eShaw sand Mantil'as, R?-al Round Point Lace 8< t* aid Col'a? a, B ack Lace Y ens, capes and Otiff jrej. Point Ap 14ue L,*oe Collars aud cets, Fancy silk and Piain Fans. Rion Kmbr"idered Handkerchief*. Ren Point and Valencia l.i e do Embroidered Binds and Tulles. S?ts and Collar*, Honitou and Guipure Lao* 8tt? an<! Collars H *>ir Pm?, C<-m s, Mit*. Gauntl-1?. Glov *. Ac Forming at. attractive nale veil worthy the at tention ol tae Ladies. Sale to continue until a!, is di?p<?*ed of. 1*Tinscash. je 9 >1 C. W BOTELF.R k. SOWS. A?oU. By A. fiR KF.N. Auctioneer. VALUABLE HI II,DING uOTS ON THE Island. Front jce os Sovra H *>d I am>?t? ptkkkt* Ai" th's - On WEDNESDAY, the lJtii lu'iant. 1 sba:i s?.i in l<ont of the premise* at f> o'clock p. hi , commencing on the firrt n?med lot, the following valuable Buil'inc Lot*, via: Lot* Nos 6,12,13. 15. 17.20. and 22, in Square No. 4t>? The above named va.uable building lot* have fronts from S3 to 33 teet each on south H and I and I 7th streets west and running back to wtde alleya | i he sale will be well worthy the attention of perI sons wishing to purchase handsome property on the Island. Termc One third oash; balance m 6,12, and l* months, the purchasers to give notes for tue deferred payments, bearing interest f-om da, ol ca.e. A deed given a:,J a deed ol trust uk-n j??-d A liKKKN, Auot. By THOt?. D'MVLING, Auctioneer. E. S. W'ikhi, Salesman. ALUABLE LANDS IN MONTGOMERV Cocxty at Auction?On THURSDAY next. | the 14th in?t.. at 10 o'clock a. in.. I shall sell, on >h* | premises, 1*3 acres of good La? d. situate n Moi.t gorr.eiy oouuty. Md., about 8 mile* fr<>m George t'?wn. fronting on h? caoa: its enure length, and divided by the Washington Aqued?ct. It ha* two landings, a warehouse a->d other buldinrs, inclui H.g store ai.<! fixtures; is abuc^ar tit wooded and watered. The son is in very go'-d condition and fanes olover r-adi.y. There i? a omnty uai from Ruckvilie direct to the lower landing 1 Also a tract containing about ilSaoree. with wood and timber sufficient f^r the us-? of the p'aee Th<>se tract* ha divi.!?vl ?..i? ] Ti 1? prr/V ot. "r " Terms at ea'e. I je7ts _ THOS. DOWL1X6, Auct. ~ FUTURjfDA YS My J O >lc<i L IK K <t tU.. Auouoneers. HORSE* FOR SAoE AT Al'CriON.?On SATURDAY MORNINfi, June 16th, at in ! o'clock, in iror.tofthe Auction Ro?m,?e sha 1 se'l? A handsome ?!un Mare, about fourteen hands hijh. very ?tyli?h. kind and r*-ni:e, and a superior ?a< die hurst* for Indie*. Ai.*o? A ii'i? young bay Mare, about six ypars old, Kind aud gentle, and trot* ia?t in singie harness. Terras cash. ja 12 d J. C. MoGUIRE & CO , AuoU. Will be apdedA fine sorreli buggy and harness Horse One nearly ' ?? single Rockaway T*o setts cnclp Harness, and Bridles One Express Wagoa. j* '5 d J. C. MoGt'lWE A CO.. Auota. Br J. C. MoGUIRK A CO , Auotiou??er*. UTOCK AM) fix IURKH OF A FAMILY Grocery Stork at Piblic Arcrrow ?On TUE??UAV MOKNI>6, June lVth. at l'to'clock, at tbe Family Grocery Store of H. H. Voss, corner of Pennsylvania avenue and Tenth street, we shall sell nil his stock in trade and store fixtures, con.prisms? . , ? , . ? Barrels of Brown Crushed, and Pulverized Solars. Sacks of J?va and Rio Coffee, grern and roa*'?d. imperial. Gunoowder. Vouns Hrson. and R ?k T-aa, 10 btixf b Sperm Candle*. Bates's Adamantine and I'al'nw Candles. Spice*, Powders, Soap* of various kinds, i u?eo. Fie-bine, Starch, Soda, Lard, Sardines, Cae?rs, Pioklea, Cordials. Superior B'andv, Whiskey,Gin, Rum, ana Wines, in wood ana glass, O 0 Clears of various brands and qualities Nests of Tubs. >pice Boxes, Bucke's, Washboa'ds, Ko.ling P.ns. Ropes. Brushes, Brocms, Mat*. Ac., Counters, shelving. Weights and Measures, Wilder'e Fire proof Safe, Fiatfurra Sea es. Mew Ksprtss Witnn and Harness. Desks Glass t'uar Case, Tin Cadnic-a, Ac. The Fixture*, Liceuse. Ac , will be sold private If on easj terms to an/ one d.nrous ol oontinu.n* the Gr.x?err business in the store. Terms: And under ca?h; over that sum a credit ofar. 60. and 90 days, for satisfactorily endorsed notes, bearing interest. ID" t-ata ogues will be ready on the day of sale, je l.' d J. C. McGl'lf E A CO.. AucU. SPECIAL NOTICE.?All Persrnt having un titled aoc >uat? on my books p<tor tj the 1st of January. I8w>, are respectfully requested 10 com the same before the 28th instant, otherwise th^ir bills wi.l lx< pi&oed iu the hands of an energetic collector, without regard 'o persons. My regular monthly customers will find their bills read* at the store on the SVh luctant, a>>d if not ?.alied lor by the :9th instant thej will be rit.?uu^.9UU 0?liniucu?,vit||0| UJ UOVII UI liuvri at short date*, i? earnestly requested. H H VQVS. By r. W. BOTELER A Auctioneers. TRUSTEE'S BAt.KOC SUPERIOR FUR M. XITCBK BKING THI XTIAK >rr*CT? OT TUI Clabb.nd.ix Hotel - By virture of a deed in tre?a be*ritK date January 6th, l?Hu. a??l duly reoord?d in Liber J. A. (*.. No. 1*1. folios from No. lit to No 127, one of the Land Reo>rda of Washington county, D f i I kht I p-r>oeed to asil en the prem isea on THURSDAY. Juneath,atleo'eleoka w.. a i and lingular the coods and chattels co.tuii?d in the bailuli.g ki.own aa the Clarendon Hotel. . situation tho southeast oocner of Pennsylvania avenue and fi-.h street*, via: ?ne Superior KoiewooO Piuo v> rte. Lie*ant suite of Rosewood Parlor Furniture, Larte Gilt /ram? mantle and Fier Mirn ra. R ;ch aeita of B'ooatel e and Lane Curtama, Velvet and Biussels Parlor Chamber and Hall a nut, Mahofanv and Oak aetta of | Cha-nber Funiitare. Curled Hair and other Mattrreaea. Pillows and Bolsters, : BKnkets, shee?s, Comforts, Coooterpaea*. Towels, Ac , Wain t nad Round Dining Tables, i Oak 1'iniag Room Cba rs. Was Chandeliers, An extensive variety of Chine Glaea and ?;reokeiy. . Silver Plated Castors, Hotter L'lshee, Fjrfcs ana Sns, Table Cutiory ?e, ra h'urnitere aad Fixture*. Cookinc UtenIt i? deemed anneoeeaary to palio?larixe?he artieles ooatained in this very haadaome/y fen shed statu latun-nt. To persona in qneat of goo! heaa t old furniture, it preeenta euusuai attractions, aa the oollecion ta Terr larc<?, euibr* ung the ooeI tents of about forty finelyTurnistted anT?, al of which is nf the rone; tup?ri"r and subi'antnl onar>ci?r *na in exoeiinut ooaam?n, h\rimi omm uroha??ii new in Jtnutry n l I Teree?S?0sad under os.*k:vr*r??v?od not ee! CMciag I^Uud)a; ormr $1 *?. !. *, *, fluid > mouth*, for Approved m ?t4 ?> b?*ri T^dWC W, BOTEU: R t ^oVs'.'a^u. THE LATEST NEWS TELEGRAPHIC. THE Rirn*0*D COSVIXMOX. KCOND DAY Rtihowd. Jant It ?TW t"?nr?wUMi ? 10 o'clock Pftyfr wu ifciid by tfcc R*r Mr Dtirrttt Mr. Calbenn ?f ? C , ?? of John C Caihow*. riadr report M orgMksaUoa. Mniiu; for Prr^ Idnt J*bn Krwli, of AU ^??d om t!c? |w?i ? - i^w rrpr?riw? n c?p?New York. Thft?p?f?ryfhilnoMrrt)fr4 vrltt a brief ap*orh. eiprMilB| tkf hope that lb# result of the deliberations migbt b? surb win preaorve the Constitution 1 n violate Mr Frwla. In taklnf tbe rbalr. fddrean-d lb* Cngrrntlon, explaining tbe petition of South, wtio?? duty It is to protect tta own right*. uofurl tl?ir flag and march on to tbe demand at to* Constitution and eoual rights He Mid be would ?v either In fcvor or against going to Baltimore; but. whatever la dene, we mini strangle this aerpent of aanatter sovereignty He dc*!?d the Imputation that their pur poor was disunion. The northern democracy bin gone la pursuit of a false god that the South cannot wo ship sad we must endeavor to bring thorn bock to tbe true faith. He hoped tbe deliberations would reaolt in securing our own rights and tbe welfhre of tie country Mr. Mlddleton. of 9 C . Chairman of the Committee on Credentials, dealre<l to be d lor barbed from the further consideration of tbe erodenttai* of the New York National Hall delegation Tbooe deiegatra bad Informed tbe Coaaaittr* Out tboy did not come bora as delegate*, but aa Coatnr.s sloners from New York, to coaauit with ua In fraternal feeling The Committee were accordingly discharged, and tbe New York Ootnsnls s:onrrs were Invited to soats on tbe floor, but not ? delegates Their name* are asfoln?wa?Ttaeo dor* P Molt, J Lorlmer Orabaot. lav: U? rear- . JimM Vtiirara. C. L Mewait, Colon*! Baldwin, and Janir* B Benarl A motion *>? made to appoiut a Committee on Tuaineaa Mr Hatel. ofNew nrleana ofl.T'd u a aubstt tute tbe following resolution* r I\rsotrnt, That the to IkllClMfN tton ha vint; been appo ntrd on the bsaU ma)orttf platform adopted at Charuaton, v?> d*-?ui it ?? ?rr??.irv to take any further action In relation to ih<* platr >rm al the preaent time KisolrtJ. Tfcat when thta Convention adjourn it adjourn to meet a?*in in Richmond on 1x- '/Mb Junt. unle*a the Preaident al>< nld deem it nota airv toj-?ll the Convention together ^poner done To take no decisive action here. but to i o to Baltimore Tbe Commission-rn. kr Mid. agrred with this Convention In deploring tb? nomination of an individual wbotc selection would be as injurious to himself as it would be destructive to U*e democratic party and d?neerou? to tbe L'nlon lie proceeded at some length t-> deprecate tbe dissolution of the Unioa. and said that he was one of tboar who could not see bow the Union could be dissolved Mr Dawson, of Ga., called tbe gentleman to order . Col Baldwin resumed, and continued for a few minutes in the nm? strain, when? Mr Barry, of Miss , rose and said that whilst we of the South have avoided all discussion of tliese questions, We cannot permit others to open the discussion We hsve allowed tbe gentlemen from New York to speak by courtesy, and be has abused that courtesy. Mr. Baldwin resumed, snd was speaking when a motion to adjourn was moved and adopted unanimously. Or'.es were made for a speech from Mr. Yancey, but he declined, saying that he had much labor b?fore him at Washington snd Baltimore, and Ite would take occasion to address tbe ciUtens of Richmond on bit return. Death af the Tycoon l?jir*k?klf, etc. Xtw Vcrk. June 13?The Timet of this morning savs a letter has been received from an American at Kana^.iwa. diKl March 22 The wrner snyi that he breakfasted with Consul General Hirris the previous morning , and states that ail uneasiuexs raus*d by the murder of the Dntrh c .ptains had subsided. The litter makes no all-.isioit to the reported essassi nation of ike Tycoon Kitruirt Levy. Albany, June 12.?The Sherid of Albanv county this morning levied on the securities of the British Commercial Life Insurance Company to the "mount of 912,000. deposited in the insurance department in the suit of Peter Caggtr against said Company. Recovery of Moles Property. DU?>I u.i, rfunc I ? A larjfr purn^n vi ?ar pi i' pert) stolen from Josiab Goodin^s jeweler, lonr dav* since, was recovertd tbis nvrning A young man named Frank B-an. it under arrest for tie burglarv The value of the property stolen was about S7.UU0. Arrest. Norfolk. June li.?Solomon cherry, sensor partner of tbe bouse which recently filled bere. In his absence, Las been arrested In Sew Orleans, and is to be brought back4iere. Abolition la Massachasetfs. Bo?roK, June 13 ?Resolutions endorsing Sen a tor funnier course in the 1. S Senate puM tbe Le^iUatiire this morning, by a vote of (4 to 44. Senatorial fclectten in Slew Uan^hiit Concnas, May 13?Hon Daniel Clark was reelected Senator, to-d ir. for tbt next term, by a vote of 184 out of IN Departure for 1 nrepe Boston, June 13.?The Arabia asiled at mn? hla morning wlrh llfty peaatugert audf400,0(*itn peels Baltimore Markets. Baltimobb. J one 13 ? Floor elowd active; Howard atreet Uaa declined 12c , c loai n*; atlSM Wheat ctoa d firm, red 3e, while ?l 5oa # 1 Ou Corn tlo?<*d aciivr. aalea <rf 10,0110 buahHa? vellow 71a74c < ? bile 7tta7bc ProTlaleee cl?eed quiet aiid not firm, mm perk *18; rump 914 vVhlaky cloeed fteedy at 21c. Hew Verb Mar beta. Niw Von, Jane 13 ?flew Is heavy, Plate, Oblo ?o 7uaS 75; Southern *5 *306 10. Wheat la Steady Cera la baovant and acarce. mned la nominal at 86)|r.; Southern fellow 73c Pr^vl* on? are quiet ana 1 as. Whisky 1a lrn at il*e?c. flatai lei New Yob i# June 13 ? Stock* are dull and eaaier; Chicago sad Reek lei and %c\; HI Central ehane ?lfc;* do bds Micbli.-se Southern 24; New York Central an,. Penna. Coal Co 86, Reading 41; Mil 4 Mia* *; Va ?'a ?*o 6'tb4\. nk. RCHENK. 0/ PHILADELPHIA. Bpnrunlt! IVtml DVOOtlVA ? i w-.w " TU oaly pmnmm who kmmtmrmi PttaeMnCoium pt>uL wJTtoie Ws^ lastwn. ?roBM?o<>%n9. on WeduowU' of r-?h w!*k attts D< < B N Wait- Mi*r of LoiiiiMt imm Mi 8***aU atrart, *k#re b* bM ti?ite of rooms itftr bi for U' ? >? of MtMrti And ail persona labor i-* eu4?r iMammi UM LIU*. U?I. M l)i?r?iiw On?M ?r? isvitsd to Mil upjathe Doel ( wfc. viU. ? it.v wHwyj' I kits all MMMA'-r ad*?TLfTtl? >i > dsurslt a l* raa. k eaiiniutioa wtlk the Re?{.iri>ju?tor_l?r fX F MM who II"' M, uu qiM.ana w:ehlu* hi* to fo oat MdiMUaaTahoa.dli'vatlMlr |wm* n- r two Tajri ahaad of Mok wsak. J?? aoim Mr. Dav d?<>n. ofAla . moved that after the word C be 1 i.serted tte words which we heartily approve " A motion was iu^de to rtfi r tte amendment and resolut oua to a aelrct committee Mr Meek, of Ala , boped that a direct vote would be taken on the resolution! Aftur considerabledebate, Mr Yancey sugjrest-d that a committee on reaolutiona be raised. r?d that all reaolutiona and amendmeuta be referred to it without debate. Mr Baring. of Miss .aaid th~*e reaolutiona wers prepared and informally submitted to all the delecatf ous. and Laving been approved by a majority of all the defecations, with the understanding that they abound be adopted without dtseuwion be thought the vote should be taken direct uper. them Mr Hunter, of l.a . moved the previous qwes tion He was surprised tbat. after a full ail It formal understanding, there should have been any opposition to a direct vote on the resolutions It w as to avoid diacustlon Mr Jonen, of Ga . said it would b? highly Inproper to take any action at tbla time on the plat form. We expect, sb>uld we not be able to harmonize at Baltimore, U> have Kentucky, Ten neaaee, Miaaourl, North Carolina, Delaware Maryland and Virginia m Convention with us when we reacaemble again, and It would b? im proper for ua to take any final action now ou the platform The vote waa then taken on the revolution and adopted unanimously, with the exception of the vote of South Carolina, Mr. Rbett announcing that the delegatea from that State were ready te proceed at once to the bus! nets for which they were deleyat'-d. On motion, the day for the reassembling of the Conveution waa changed to Thursday. June ills' The tommiUet ou~ credentials reported that delegates were present from Arkanaas. Altktms. Texas, Louisiana. Miaaiasippi, South Carolina Georgia, the aerond <listri-1 of Tenneaaee, ard the seventh diatrict of Virginia. A letter from the New York Commissioners was read, declaring that they are here aa the promoter* of peace and Harmon); that they were alao hereto give the aasuranre tbat New York would be found true to the Soutb and to the North, aheuid a criais arrive Colonel Baldwin, of Syraruae, said tbat New York cam* here to aasiat to throw oil M tbe irnultled waters To urre van Ia <l? ? vim h? \ ?

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