Newspaper of Evening Star, August 6, 1860, Page 3

Newspaper of Evening Star dated August 6, 1860 Page 3
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I LOC A L NEWS.Though Th? 8ts* to printed on Ik* fastest *e?m press in uw south of Balttmofe, its pditlos 1* so Itrgr m to rrqnire It to be pnt to press at an esrly hoar; Advert semento, therefore. should be ?ni in before t*i o'clock m ; otherwise they may w * uot appear until the next day. Not ici to WnniMTointvi.?Those of our fellow-rltiietts leaving for the watering placet and eisrwhere should beor In mind that we do not mall Thb ?ta* except after payment In adv?nc? at the ralo of 37\ cento per month. Notic*.?District of Colombia Advertisements to be tnaerted in the Baltimokk Sok are received *it and forwarded from Tim j*tak OBce. Spikh o? L A Biioit ?\V? present our r?iders with an abatraot of the speech of L. A. Bargie, whleh seems to have created ?uch a tenastlon Id tbe Criminal Court on Wednesday last. Mr Barbie waa called up for aentence on the charge of false pretencea. of which be had be?? convicted, and spoke anbatantlally as follow* ; The prisoner would occupy the attention of the court for a few moment* Nothing that he could mv wooldreroovetbe verdict against him; nothing tl at he could say would mitigate hia sentence. Hf asked no merrv; that word had a meaning only for the guilty The dark game of persecution roisffct b* continued to the end; he would meet it, na L? had met It. with tb-? calm front of dtadalnfiil haneaty. couitlng no fa*-**, and feeling no fear 4>ut be owed it to th* ?*- ?1 ?wv ? *<? *i tniua wuow nearn >< <! tLrobl>ed tru<V around bta own In bit bonr of bitter tribulation; be owed it to bit faithful lOuuari. wire, knowing biatnnooe?ce. bad labored with aiicb wdtifjl zeal and ebility In b!a hetalf. browed it to himself. mi limned, accused, rMvkM, and about to receive aentence, that be Mmw'.d (.tier hia own view of tke case, ar.d aubject \ i chargea againat htm to tbe teat of bla own explanation. Hia remarks wonld be baaed upon one single complaint: that be bad not been tried upon tke issue of the indictment alone, but upon genA. eral prejudice Pl^ W bat waa tbe case as made out by tbe prosecution? l bat Barbie had told one Benjamin Cham>>era tbat he (Bargie) waa authorized to dr;?w upon one William Francia Mcl^ean, of New Orleans for sunie m?n?? ?K?? l.? ' ?,J 1 f t | ??? uc ^uar^jr; w iiiifu Chamber* to indorse his draft; that he said, fur, ^ tber, that Chambers, In all probability, would Incur no risk by indorsing the draft; that Chambers ?/ndmioipl. in fact, that be himself was to collect the money; and that, under these representation*. Chambers had Indorsed the draft liargie had the paper cashed by a business man; It was sent to New Orleans, it did not find McLean there; It wa returned protested, and Chambers paid it bargie not being able to meet the obligation at once, this prosecution was brought Thus stood tbr whole case, upon which he had been convicted .Now for the defense. It was proven by four witnesses that Bargie was authorized to draw upon Mr Lean at the time for a larger amount tban the one named It was proven th;it h?? rirpw tUr jastitiab.e belief that his draft would be paid It wu proven that be bad rendered such important servim to Chambers na to make It proper that that old man should do bim any reasonable favor. It was proven that wben the draft was returned pre*e*??d. be n?*-d every effort, in the midst of sickness even, to protect his indc rvr against loss. It w*s proven that the money, principal and interest, bad been tendered to Chambers, and by him refused And it would have been proven, i bad the Court permitted, that Chambers and his on were atheists, believing in no state of future > existence, acknowledging no accountability to a supreme Godi and that therefore tbey were incompetent as witnesses. It wns established, be\oi>dail question, that the accused bore a high cfcaiacter for personal honor, and that his associations forbade the suspicion of his stooping to a false pretense for the purpose of obtaining mnn?v I HU was the x( '?.? of the defense * At the very start. the defense was met by a mere le^al quibble. The Court Lad ruled that, after Chambers and bis son were sworn In chief, no testimony could be admitted directly as to their religious belief. It was In vain that counsel offtred to bring forward their own declarations to many parties; the Court clung with stubborn obftf t>Mna> v tea decision which was manifestly against the prisoner And so these two men, whose own admissions marked them Infamous, were placed a upon the stand; and all their imperfections were varnished over by the authority of the Court The prisoner knew but little of law, in its forms nud Its quibblt-s; but he bad some acquaintance with the philosophy of justice. It was a safe | principle, that the deed must be qualified by the lntrDt; that there can be no crime, without the intent to commit crime. Mow, if Bargie was authorized to draw on McLean?if he had a rea a? a " uiiautc uope mai ucu-an would pay bis draft at maturity?what reasonable motive could he bave bad for defrauding Chambers? Tbat draft was the paper upon wblcb Chamber* was responsible; tbat draft McLean might reasonably, from tbe fiirest b'utiuecs point of view, have been expected to meet How, then, in the name of common s-nse, could there hava been any possible Intent to rteiraud Chamber*? In order to establish tbat intent, the prosecution would properly have been obliged to prove a direct conspiracy between Burgle and M< |,ean; for the authority to draw, and thr reasonable hope tbat tbe draft* would be paid, were so clearly set forth by the defense, that not even the sophistry of the District Attorney had ventured to intrude upon this forbidden ground Tbe priaoner did not blame the District Attorney for having prosecuted tbe matter vigorously But be did bume that person for having sublimated the grossnes* of tbe indictment; for havii.g treated it as the alchemists treat tbe baser metals, for Laving played the part of a Peter Funk, galvanizing a worthless material, and lending a ? ounterfcit hue of reflned gold to a cas? that wait l?-aden in its stupidity, and braxen in iu marvelout ;nd unprecedented insolence Ye*, the prisoner would say unprecedented. For, little as be knew of legal forms or history, b? would wager bis life, that there had never been such a case of false pretences in any record, that ever emanated from the brain of one calf to be bound in the skin of another. When every other foothold bad been knocked away from under the prosecution, the District Attorney made his last desperate stand upon the all-g"d fact that old Chambers understood that kt ^was to collect the money Now, said the District Attorney, If the jury believe that Chambers understood this from tbe representations of Bargie, then they mnst find Bargie guilty. The iromrnt that the draft was cached by the broker in Washington, that moment the crime of Bargie was consummated And the Judge contKt ?* 4> rv' ~ * I? -M .m |w?iavu vi iur uinriri Attorney Oil! uioat exquisitely counterfeit Attorney : Ota nu tt discerning Judge, to whom the spurious coin was of equal value with the real! The prisoner knew ttaat he wai sjwaklng only by courtesy cf the Court, he desired, so far as he could control himself, to be respectful to th? Court; but. if be bad rend history aright, Judges upon the bench bad been impeached for leas cause than might be furnished here The prisoner thought tLat tbe falae pretense wn with the prosecution He would look at the understanding of old Chamtwr* In regard to the collection of the money. Did be owe Chambers any money? Not at all; the proof had been that the obligation was on the other ade. Had Cbam > rs any oatenaible right to receive the money of Hirgte? Hia own admiaaioiis anawered "no!" NV here, then. waa tta?* w bar of absurdity, which so Impartial juat ice would have act up iu the path of tb!a moti veless suppositton * There was no motive, beyond the will of the L?iaUict Attorney, there waa no bar whatever in the pliancy of the court. Suppose that Mrl<ean bad been in New Orleans; supp<?e that he had paid the draft; auppose thai the clerical broker hud received his tritiey: suppose that old Chambeis bad never heard further of the transaction; would there have been any ease of false pretenses? Who believes ItT Who can listen to such a toing ' The draft would have been in the hands of the prisoner's friend, Mc!<eaii; It could not have been produced in evidence The broker would have been satisfied? this cleri cal broker, wbo. not content with his salary In oAce, Increases his means by shaving needy men. Old Chamber* would have been satisfied; for. iaithnugh be had not collected one cent, be would not have lost one cent But th? District would not have i?een satisfied. No; with tbe Instinct of a bloodhound, be pursued not merely the trail of the preseut prosecution, but trails that were more ancient, more remote, and entirely discoiiKtrd from tnis affair. But the District Attorney bad said, that, wten the Washington broker cashed tbe draft, tbe guilt of Bargie was consummated; and that nothing which occurred afterwards could add to, or detract from, the guilt of Barbie. The court sustamed this position Now tbe prisoner was willing to takr this position as made for him ; and upon it h? stood acquitted It was in evidence, ? that, when tbe broker cashed the draft, Chamber* bad not loaftaeenti it was in evidence, that Chambers had no reasonable prospect of losing a cent; it was in evidence, that Barbie had everv ri^hi expect toat McLean would pay the draft: Ft was in evidence. I bat Chamber* would have brought no proaeeotion tf tbe draft bad been paid Tbua, turn, it seems that tbe whole efftir waa accidental; tbe crime waa an accident; tbe prosecution wan a a accident; everything waa au accident, except the virulenta of the Dtatrict Attorney. Such waa the miserable false pretenae, put forth by the Attorney. and sustained by tbe court, upon wbieb toe prisoner bad been coaTlct-d The jury were net Id blame What could they do. when a faue { rrte.iae waa prraented to them by the legal pros e:utor. and conlrtued by the bench? What waa the true h.*u>ry of tne rase * Barbie wji first ?r rested la Virginia; he came up voluntarily to W sailing ion to meet bla trial; be waa take* before two Jodicei af tbe peace and by thetn the charge waa dismiaed. He waa then arrested oa a special warruit, Issued by another justice, and was held to bail for eourt. The tfraud Jury met la December last, and bad poaittTelv determined te ignore the bill against Bargle Then it waa that the District Attorney demanded a from the foreman of the Grand Jury that a bid should be fo?irrd falsely alleging ss a reason that threats had >*-en made a?a*nst btmaeif at my liv t! i^mtlotk. Whvwastb* bill to be found' Because I waa guilty ? No! Because Chambers bad been defrauded ' No ! Because the public weal required this vindication * No? It w:iatbe honor of the Diatrict Attorney which was to be sustained by the flndtn? ft the (Vrand Jwy ! Can any gentleman on tnat Jury tell me how much of the rrloUs rellr was saved by their Indictment ? If let them claim the merit of discoverers For I had never threatened that person, or caused him to be threatened. He, of all men living, has had from my friends and from myself the best oppor* tunltv to know bow badly I have been treated, and bow well I have bofne up under the treatment. And I did expect from fc^m something in the shape of ?rknowledj{ment." 1 he law of false pretences had been frequently j - * -V1.04 ci?cf?orrrj ana iaii vwaici would M up an evil precedent id the District of Columbia When the greedy creditor cannot recoTer fttst enough by civil process, he may now pat on tbe thumb-screw of a criminal action. Wm thla the morality of the law? If temporary inability to pay one's debts were a crime, bow many men in that coort-room rould call themselves guiltless? Baffled in argument, and powerleaa In equitable law. the prcaecution bad grown comic, and had endeavored to turn the laugh against the prisoner. Every one would remember " the disgusting apertacle of imbecile mirth," which the elder Chambers presented In the witness-box. The prisoner compared tbe District Attorney with his prosecuting witnesa, to an organ-grinder exhibiting a monkey. The ahow would have been all very well in lta proper place ; but its proper plane was not n conrt of justice. The very fouadatlons of tbe law bad been shaken by the action of tbia court Unless tbe nature of the oath be fullv understood, and tbe responsibility of the oath distinctly felt, a witness cannot lie competent Therefore, the oath la * a a a - * ?t irniTu around wuu mirmn restrictions Tticw . restriction* had been removed by the ruling*, to admit the incompetent testimony of Chambers and hit son, who could have betn proven upon their life-long declarations, to be atheists and materialists The pale had been broken down; and the Infldel element in society might rush in to wreak its bidden hatred on the Christian. The gentlemen of the petit jury bad probably not coni dered the accessary results of their verdict. Some of them were fathers, endeavoring to train up Christian daughters and Christian sons; the day might come when the error of the fathers might recoil upon their children. For a great wrong, evenfvvhen uneons lously done, works out always its own punishment This it the law of nature, and of Uod, and It not subject to the rulingt of a court. The prisoner indignantly repelled the Idea that be had attempted to escape. He could not have escaped, if he would; he certainly would not have done so, if he could It wat crime that made the criminal, not con fKuu auu emence. i ne prisoner was not criminal; no jury could make him so; no judge could make him so. The pig-sty of a jail became tolerable, when it waa the abode of conscious innocence The prisoner's box of the court-room was dignified, when a guiltless and a fearU-ss man stood in it. God knew best by what means to work out the salvation of the innocent; and the prisoner thanked Heaven that a strength not his own had been lent to htm in this time of terrible difficulty. He was ready to receive sentence. Judge Crawford said, it was not his part to reply to the prisoner. He did not think the attack on the District Attorney was in verv good taste He would sentence Bargie to two years at hard labor in the Penitentiary; but. since the counsel of the prisoner bad determined to take up a writ of error to the Circuit Court, the execution of sentence should be postponed until ten da>s after the rising of that Court Th* Zouaves?Thei* Visit to the Pbesidkst's on !*atcrday? i heir drill t her e?the Address of the President and the Reply of I'iPT K.LI.nwniTH ?It ni?? ???# ? ? ? - ? - - - wi ra? I to all that the programme armn^ed upon in regard to the movements of the Zouave* during their limited stay in this city could not be observed in all respects oa account of the many unforeseen aid unavoidable delays occurring at different times Expecting to return from Mount Vernon at a somewhat earlier hour than was the case, it was the intention of the committee to have the Zouaves visit the President of the United states at two o'clock, preci^-ly, and then proceed from thence to the City Hall, where, at half past three, as announced in the Star, they were to delight and astonish our citizens by the exhibition of their remarkable drill. Being detained down the river, however, longer than was anticipated, they were not enabled to leave the hofc l, whither they had repaired for dinner, before three o'clock They arrived at the President's about quarter past three, followed by an Immense throng, having the appearance, from the windows of the White House, as it were, of a sea of heads The companies were invited into the East Room, when the Zouaves ranged themselves along the east Wall, thf nth#*r rnmn?nio? nn n"' j wi? ? i uri niur. DniiK thus arranged In line. Miss Lane entered, with distinguished male escort, and occupied a scat near a window in the south end of the room. Shortly after, the President, accompanied by Dr. Blake, the efficient Commissioner of Public Buildings, md General Lane, made his appearance, whfn the military presented arms, which compliment the President acknowledged with a graceful bow. He was Immediately introduced 11 Captain Kllswortb and other officers of the Zouaves, by Maj. Davis, of the Infantry After a brief conversation, In wbich the President expressed bis delight at being honored by a visit from a corps, whlcn had become so renowned throughout the country, as a company unenualled in the masterly art of drill peculiar to the French Zouaves, the officers were introduced to Miss Lane. The President, accompanied by Captain Kiliworth. then passed along the line of the Zouaves, shaking the hand of each as he was introduced. He was followed by G?*n. Lane, who was introduced by Dr Blake. The Presiflent having expressed a desire to see them drill, if It would not cause them too great fatigue, as he understood tbey were to drill In frout of the City Hall, thev airain in iu? p Med through the mutE door to the lawn immediately south of the White House, the President and Misa Lane, taking poaitlon on the balcony A apare s.tfi' ieiit u> allow them to go through with their wonderful evolutions was kept open by the Waahington and Baltimore companies tri skill. The word beirg given, in an instant they divested themselves cf their knar sar ks and prepared for their exerciae From the limited time allotted to tbcra. they could only go through with a portion of their drill, which waa done in a moat masterly manner the President rem&rking that, so perfect were all their maneuvers, that they aeemed to move as If by machinery. The drill elicited the applause of every person present. It exhibited on the part of every man a complete mastery of the Hardee system of evolu won*. rue nrsi movemenx* were merely foot evolution*, wheeling, filing, etc. The inen moved In every variety of combination, In single and double file, In platoon*, in company, etc They mart-bed with the greateat regularity. The next movement wa* beyond excellence. The company wit* drawn up In double filer facing front. At the word ?f command they abonlder? d and dropped arm* The simultaneous fiaah of forty white gloved handa, and the simultaneous erection of forty muskets. were like the movementa of the pirta of a huge machine, and the individual Zouave* ware forgotten in the evolution* of the company. The whole body of men was like one , There wa* the ?harp quick order of the captain, and the quick unerring fiaah of the handa and tbe rifiea, a* if the order of nature were reverted; first f ho ifoon thnnH*p 41? J, .HUWWv> aivui ? UUIIUICU puiliw VDC simultaneous electric flash. These movements were repeated several timet and varied?every time followed by prolonged applause. The finest old soldiers 011 the ground, accustomed to the lower detail* of the Scott manner of drill, were obliged to confess that the Zouaves were the ne plus ultra of military iieautv. Tbe men tben marched obliquely?that U to say, In two flies whose directions are diagonals of the plane of advancing. so tbat the men on the left are far In tbe rear of the m?*n on the right. Looking up tbe dlognal or oblique file it seemed that a huge leg wai moving Tbe men then went through every variety ?f manual motion with the rifle?priming, drawing and replacing ramrod, and flring These were uuae ai iue ?ame lniiauU The long bayonets fl ished simultaneously and slid without a twinkling'* deviation down the barrel The men then flred by company and by file In the latter caae, two on each column are tiring while two are pricing. By the time that one end of the column it reached, the other Is again loaded and ready to tire The second part of the drill was proceeded with. This consisted principally ot skirmishing and deploying. The skirmishers scattered In two flies across the whole area of the enclosure, and while the second* file, standing with faces towards tbe supposed enemy, was making ready, the first or advance column aimed, ready to fire In this way each column advanced in order, until the whole field was passed over. Everything was done with wonderful celerity. The men then rallied upon the centre and stood In clusters of vvuu iuc uayuuri |>uiiiuu|; ?i every irua?. The bayonets were then shifted to correspond wttb the thrust, plunge, cbarge and defense. The retreat was exhibited at length, and the inai e ivers of quick marches conducted In all com' 1 tatlons of form and number. The scout or guerilla drill was also carried out, the men throwing themselves flat upon the Held turning over on their backs to load. They also threw themselves Into defensive company position with the bayonets pointing upward In a circle, as if defying the charge of cavalrv. These maneuvers were witnessed with great delight by the crowd. Pausing in their drill, and stacking arms In their peculiar manner, tbey were drawn up in 1!b?, with Capt. Ellsworth la front, when the President, accompanied by Clen Lane, descended to tUe lawn, and addressed them as follows : CiTizt.i boldibbs : 1 feel myself greatly honored by this visit, and I extend to you a cordial welcome la a very eminent degree vou are benefactors of tfef country. Your excursion bm bfen I prolonged. Yoa have visited our various cities, end I have no doubt your example has infused the military spirit Into the people I think Toot drill is admirable for it* precision. I have never see# anything like tt In any part of the world Von must have expended a treat deal of labor to arrive at the perfection yon have attained The regular army of the United States Is comparatively small. It never can be very large, except in time of war. What we have Is Admirable. Notl ing can he better. But the people in tbis country must be prepared themselves to defend their own right* and libertiea. and their own flresidn and th*;f altars. And whatever tends to indtirc a military spirit smong the people, and to reader them capable of standing erect against the world to arms, that is surely patriotic, that is surely benelclal to the nation, to the whole country; and. therefore, in the commencement of these remarks I called ?nn miKlio Vu>n?ftirtAM M TKo fa?11 i?f Iaoa. I?? UIMT? V? tWWT motion with which any number of meh can be transported to the point of attack, brings the wot to the defense of the country at any locality. If they are prepared, a* yon are, to defend the country, we may defy a world In arma 1 thank you, gentlemen, for the honor you have done me up>n this occasion. I with you, from my heart, prtsperity and happlneaa in every relation of life In which you may he placed 1 wish you peace: but if war sboula come, I know where you will be found?that la, In the front rank, rattling against the enemy. The captain of the corps, Col. Ellsworth, the* a pproackcd the President, and said: )om Excsllbnct : Permit me to say to you that we are deeply sensible of the honor you hare done us in permitting us to make th'.B visit, and we shall esteem it as first among the very many pleasant recollections we are enabled to carry back to our western homes Your kindly welcome will be remembered by us as long as our memory lasts Having just returned from a visit : to the tomb of our beloved Washington, with all I our patriotism and love of country awakened by the reflection! Incident to the visit?the recollec- > tiou and the contemplation of the glorious de?-ds a id sacrifices made by (hat noble band of revolutionary martyrs that gained for us the liberties > we enjoy?we thought it particularly appropriate that we should call upon you, the representative of those principle* Vou were kind enough to refer, sir, in verv flattering terms to our connection with the militia If we can only feel the assurance that we hare in any way contributed towards establishing, or awakening, by the introduction of a drill somewhat novel, a spirit of military discipline In this country, it will bean ample reward for all the labor we have undergone. Accept, sir, on behalf of my command, the assurance of our respectful regard for you, sir, as the I chief executive officer of the nation, in which we I are just entering upon our duties as citizens, and under which we consider it a very high honor to > be addressed as citizen soldiers. I trust your Excellency will pardon our untidy appearance Al- 1 lowance must be made for this on account of the ' neat oi me day, and the continued marching we 1 have undergone What we have gone through i with on thia occasion is but a portion of our reg- : ular drill; but it was the best we could do under j the circumstances. The President?Well, I think that after snch a ' display as vou have made it is rather an act of j supererogation to ask m? to make this allowance. ! This ceremony over, Col. Ellsworth proposed j to give three times seven cheers and a Zouave for his Excellency. The President then retired to the balcony of the j White House, after a polite bow, when the com- 1 panics resumed their position in line. The military then marched to the music of the bands, at quick step, out of the grounds and dewn Pennsylvania avenue towards the City Hall, in front and about which, for hours, dense crowds, composed in a large proportion of the gentler sex, had been patiently waiting to witness the ; Zouavi 'j drill, as intended and published Not ? *? ? -I* *1 ? - U uia.i|<p'im iijrui aiHijjnutr, uapx MHWOriB drew up his men and gave some specimens of drill for about ten minutes, which was all the ! brief time t>efore the departure of the railroad train by which his company were to travel, would j admit of Before leaving he expresse d his regret , that the length of time spent in the President's grounds had not permitted him to gratify the , people about the City Hail as he could have j wished. The Zouaves and Greys left in the half past five 1 o'clock train for Haiti more; the en route ! for l'ittaburg, and thence to Cincinnati and other ' Western cities. . Alexandria Matters ?All the churches of Alexandria were w#ll attended yesterday, notwithstanding the excessive beat. In the Methodist Protestant Church, the pastor. Rev J.T. Ward, filled the pulpit for the first time after an absence of several weeks, in order to recruit bis ; health, which has become much Impaired of 1 late, In consequence of too close an application to his arduous duties The reverend gentleman appear* much improved by hi? jiunt", and bit able dls'ourse in the morning wan attentively j listened to bv a larue congregation. He also preached at the evening service. Quite a large number of Alexandrian* visited Washington on Saturday to witness the drill of tiie famous Chicago Zouaves, and all expressed j themselves highly gratified at the result. About o'clock on Saturday ni^ht last, the quiet citizens of Alexandria, residing in the vicinity of St. Mary's Hall, were aroused from their slumbers by tile cry of ' Murder! murder! help! I'm killed' watch," Ac , proceeding from a female voice. I'pon repairing to the scene of j the disturbance. It was found that a man and his wife tad lieen indulging in a sociable knockdown and drag out. In which the wife very naturally came out second best. By the timely in- 1 terference of so rue of the more peaceably Inclined neighbors, the hostile parties were soon i brought to a reconciliation of matters generally. ' I and I]lliet beincr restored th? 1 ?-- ? ?"J MVinKVIV UM Uliu peacemakers retired from the field, the former to ' bind up their wounds." and the latter with "curses not loud hut deep," upon all midnight disturbers (j[uery, where were the watch ? hcho answers where? A lot of ground and frame house situated on Alfred street, between Queen and Princess streets, was sold at auction on Saturday last to the Southern Protection Insurance Company for It is in contemplation by a large number of Alexandrians, members of'the Union party, to charter the steamer Tboma* Collyer for the purpose of conveying them to Washington on next Wednesday evening, to be present at the ratification meeting. New wheat is coming in to the Alexandria market slowly. The farmers in Alexandria and ; adjoining counties complain much of the pres? at protracted drouth I*tkri*ti!I(? Cask ?On Saturday a case of some intt r*>?t to holii^rt of in v?* - ?? u w w < ouic u j/ iirjurn Justice Johnson, and was decided upon the evidence. It was brought by \\ m Roddy against Tbov C Donn. Tbe prosecution bad engaged counsel, but upon a statement of tbe case, tbe iirst declined A second was engaged and be failed to ; appear Tbe case bad been several times postponed at tbe request of the prosecutor, and the trial on Saturday was insisted upon. Tbe defence brought no witnesses, and the case as elicited from the evidence for tbe prosecution was as follows: Mr. Roddy stated in the oOlce of Justice Donn that S N Cbipley, a police officer, did not vote for J. ,G. Berret at tbe late election; and did not vote at all. Messrs J . 8. Norwood and A R Allen, stated that be did vote and also voted for ' Berret. Roddy pulled out hit inmey and siid be V?i J-II - ? ???>iuu uc? u'c uunars un wen iinfmflll. Llontl told him to put bis money in 1 It pocket. The ' witnesses told hi in tney did no want bis money. Koddy Insisted, aud the witnesses took the htts. ; Donn told him he would not hold the stakes. | Rftddy Insisted that he should, and when he was | satisfied that Chlpley voted, and voted for Rerret, gave the money to the opposite side. Donn was soon satistled, by statements made on oath, and other evidence, and gave up (he money Then Roddy demanded his money. It having been given up, and the warrant was obtained Justice Johnson decided that as the notice, either verbal or written, bad not been served on the stakebolder previous to the decision of the bets, the act of the stakeholder was only a compliance with A | * _ * It J J- _? f iuc in^utHoi noaoy,?oa lionn wasaritnglu tbe capacity of Roddv'a agent, and Donn'a art wu Roddy's own, and now hia remedy waa against the winning party. The case was dismissed. Another Outrage.?Laat ni*ht, about ten o'clock, Mr. P McDevItt was exiled out of bed to arrange for attendance upon a distressed relative, of wbTch be bad just received noiice by a dispatch from a neighboring city. His business lay in the Seventh Ward, ana hurrying along the street south of the canal overtook Ave men, wbo were noiay and apparently drunk One of them seeing his hurry tried to trip him. Mr. McD. avoided the catch, and remarked, " You're a smart fellow." He was Instantly attacked by the crowd, and waa badly beaten, no one coming to his aid, though It was at that comparatively early nour Returning back to the city Immediately. Mr. McD aaya be met two of the Mayor'a police at the bridge, wbo asked him. " Didn't we hear tomeone halloing over the-reV "Yea! I think likely you did," replied Mr. McD , and (bowed hla brulaea and bow he bad been beaten Tnia la : but one of the caaea which occur weekly In teat direction. And what can the citlzena expect when the watchmen wbo are appointed to guard tbem from dancer stand upon the bridges and hear the criea of " htlp! murder! watch!" and i remain till the poor beaten, abuaed victims ear ape, and then aak, " Didn't we hear some halloing 0ver there ?" Thb Pic-jiic of the Central Lodge, 1. O. Q F., tor itie Dent-m 01 me widows and orpbats, which was to have taken place on Thursday, the Itth instant, baa been postponed until further notice Don't tbe plc-nie of St. Aloysius Sunday School to-morrow at Meridian Hill It will no doubt be a very pleasant affiir. For particular* see advertisement in another column. Tm Sabbath School of Qoraucb Chapel aitnouace a pic-nic at Columbia Springs on Wednesday next. For particulars see advertisement. Tki grand afternoon excursion of the Hiawatha Club to Glymont comes off to-morrow, (Tuesday.) For particulars ? advertisement. g 0 Rn. rotors?Yesterday the chnrehe* ?f tbe < ity ww* generally well attended We may uy thai the congregations w?rr large. considering hew many of our churefc-K*l?g citizens have left and hew few strangers are amving wto* tarry over a Sabbath. The day waa warm; bat in the forenoon alight clouds ot>wtir<-d the sun at times very much to tbe relief of tbos?? who bad to walk any considerable distance to their plaits of worship. Foundry Cktiptl?At 11 a. m Pr Edwards, the' pastor, discoursed from Hatukknk 3.17, 18?"Although tiie fig tree ahall not blossom, neither shall fruit be la the vines." Ac., "yet will I rejoice In tbe l?ord. I will Joy In the Oo?l of my salvation '' The sj>eaker remarked that the life and labors of tbe author of tbe teit were just anterior to the Babylonish captivity, and tbat be fort-saw thit great calamity when penning the test Ploda and patriotic motives formed ror the Hebrew tlrs Irnnaar ?k.? ?v, . .... - - ? ?n. ? - . *uaii tuuvr vi a iucic ciiiacii. ouu rAHC from their temple and altar was deemed by thorn their greatest calamity; and it was thia occurrence which inspired the poetic effusion* of Hahakkuk and Jeremiah. In their view religion fell with their country, and the prayer for his country recorded in the chapter containing the text is not surpassed 1q sublimity in the prophetic, records. It la filled also with arguments replete with a faith which engendered joy amid misfortune. The produce of the garden, feeld, fold, and stall, | formed the chief means of subsistence in those days, as now; and tbe destruction of that product was the death of the nation. In the case before us. war was about to cut off the herds from the land, and thua rlsit the nation with a mighty calamity But calamities only try oar faith a d form the very purifying fire through which we are to paas \V hen the fortunes of The world are ' bright. flnH \rhwn nfAtnflffto nn a J ? ? ? ?? UVM f *U ? ** " 1 uri smiles, to be subject to tbe will of God coats ua nothing; but when tbe road becomes thorny and our feet are caused to pain and bleed at every step, when adversity- obstructs our way, and great difficulties are to be overcome, when storms gather thickly around us,- and darken our spirit* ual sky to such a degree as to brine our faith into lively exercise, then the contrast between a true Christian and any other man la eaaily discerned Thus we see that joy in adversity is the theme suggested by tbe text?one of tjje greatest ai.d most useful leeaons which man has to Team First, as the cause of this ioy a good man recognizes tue government of Goa over the affairs of life. He acknowledges the uniform agency of Him who rules heaven and earth God to him glows in the stars, blooms In the roee, and more truth than poetry appeara to blm in those divine effusions of Scripture?'-God rides upon the storm"?"He weigbeth the hills as In a balance,"' Ac. Secondly, The Christian recognizes God's purposes in every l orm of adversity to be in harmony with bis character, and therefore they must be for good. To say that (iod does anything without a desivn is to call in question bis intelligence ; and to *ay that his designs are wrong is denying bis benevolence. The balances of adversity and prosperity are Ingeniously poised, for were our lives a continual series of prosperity, It would cause us to love the world too fondly, and were it one scene of adversity, It would soon disgust us Our present stale is the best for us as sinners It would not do for Eden nor Heaven. Thirdly, Along with our Increase of trial come* Increase of strength A nun doei not glory in adversity nmrely, as such, but he glories in the strength with which be maintains himself against it Finally, Adversity is certain as to its limitation It will not last forever To a good man the last enemy is deith, and when that is conquered, they are all gone forever. M'thodist Protestant Church, Ninth street ?The I | a . jlj. ?? imii, uuitiaw u X OC U1 course In the morning service was upon the ' Mission of the Son olGod," an able and interesting sermon, from the text of John. 3.17?" For God sent not his Son into the wo Id to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved " After the sermon the congregation was dismissed and the sacrament was administered to the members of the church, and of other churches participating with them At night, the discourse was based upon the text of Romans. 13, part of 11th verse?''And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep " M E. Church Sour* ?The service of the morning was conducted by Rev J. C. Granbery. assisted by Rev. C. A. Davis (Chaplain U ? Navy} and the pastor Mr. Granbery preached from the text of John. 17, 1: "I have glorified thee on the earth; I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do " After the discourse, the sacrament of the Lord's Supper was administered, at which time a large number of persons united themselves with the Church. At night, Rev. J. A Proctor, pastor, preached from Deuteronoinv. rtlH. r?rt at iytb verse Wesley Chapel ?Rev. Mr. McCauley, pastor, discoursed in the morning from the teit of Second Corinthian*. 8, 9: ' For ye know the grace of our Lord Jes'is Chr st, that, though he was rich, yet for our sakes be became poor, that ye through Lit poverty might be rich " After the discourse, the sacrament was administered to the members of the Church and other denominations present At night the discourse was upon the 31th verse of the loth chapter of Acts. St. Pnul's Lutheran Church ?The pr^artied in the morning from 1 Kings, 1- 21 ? ' And hlljah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions ? It the Lord be Ood. follow him; but if Baal, then follow him And the people answered him not a word." The Afttmbly't Church ?Rev Andrew G. Carothers, pastor, preached in th* morning from Psalm 2.4?"He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh At night from Luke, 8 ??And when he had said these things, he cried, ' He that hath ears to bear, let Lim hear." ? ? w ? UBA!SD lOUKSAMEXT OP THE 1'RESIDlNT's Mountkd Gcaid ?The tournament of the President's Mounted Guard at Arlington, to-day. baa tliua far proved to be a perfect success, and promises to be a very grand affair. Coaches have been leaving every hour. from 9 o'clock this morning, for Arlington, filled with passengers At an early hour the Guards, mounted on spirited Lors>-s. to the music of the bugle, proceeded up the avenue on their way thence, presenting a very fine appearance. Every one seem* to ne in the beat of a.ilrita and eager for the contest, which roramences at 3 o'clock The three successful knights are each to have the privilege of crowning some fair maiden with a beautiful wreath, and at the same time to ruake her a present of a lovely fan, with regard to both of which the fortunate ladies may well feel proud. To Skk tiik Giiat Easter* ? See advertisement, lu another column, of the trip by steamboat ti> Annapolis, to visit the Great Kastern. It wilt be seen that the committee have succeeded. I J postponing tbe excursion one day, in obtaining tbe fa?t and splendid steamer Baltimore for their trip, which fact will doubtleaa induce thoae who were undecided about going *? decide at ouce in the affirmative. The arrangements for the comfort and enjoyment of the subscribers have been perfected at great labor and expense, and nothing which will conduce Jo a delightful time in nil respects has been omitted. It will be seen by the advertiaement from whom tickets may be obtained, as also the place and hour of starting Don't forget that the list is tilling up rapidlv, and that this is the last chance for Washingtonl&ns to see tbe Great Kaatern. A Ckckl Rubbery?On Saturday laat. about 4 o'clock, a boarder in tbe houae of Mrs Hainerd'.nger. a widow lady, on Seventh near H street, robbed his landlady and a fellow-boarder of an amount of money and a lot of jewelry, and eloped. He went to hia room professedly to take a nap; but about o'clock rame down, aaylng that the children were so noiay be could not Bleep. He went away. Mra. Hamerdinger, In the course of Ka *vt?ninir A1 u?AVAf?/l . ? ?? * - ' >ub ?.?VW?V1*.*? lunt UCI UlUIICJf ?UU S few article* of jewelry were gone. Another hoarder came In &nd diarovered that bta trunk had been opened with a falsa k?y, and bia money and articles of value were also j;one. It is supposed that the thief has left the city. Pic-ric and Ball at Aklirgtom, to morrow. See advertisement, In another column, of plc-nUby Eaputa'a Citizens' Band, to enable the band to buy * new uniform. Of cours-, everybody will go to bear Kaputa'a celebrated Saxe-horn, and to five this excellent company of muaiciaua a lift. Ve are authorized to aay that the dancing will be kept up till 1*2 o'clock, midnight, and that ample I ill ..-I 11 K tT l~i ' ??iu mc auviuru u?r returning. fjipuia hn? gone to great ripfnic and trouble to accommodate the public with a Ural-rate band for excurgiona, pic iilea, etc., atid hopea to dt-aerve and aecure the favor of tbe public ia bia enterpriae. Criminal Court? To-day?Tbe Court met at tbe uaual hour, and Fugitt, convicted of boraeatealing, wbo waa recaptured tbe other night by tbe otficera of tbe jail, waa brought into court and filaced at the bar, ana aentenced to three yeara in be penitentiary. John Crouae waa then placed on trial on charge of aaaault and battery, and resiatlng officer J C. Donaidaon, of Georgetown, while in ihe diacharge of hla duty The caae waa pending when our report cloaed. Beak in misd the grand excuraton of the Odd Fellowa' to Analoatan lalai.d on Wednesday next, for the benefit of their library. It ia certainly a verv m<>pitnpiniit aK?nl<< w* ? *? ?? ? .uuuiu w uuuirivuwj patronized by the Order and their friend* Foa the convenience or Pbivate Partie* ? Mr. Fabry, proprietor of Columbian Spring, inform! u> that a string band of music will be In attendance In the afUrnoon, daily, at tbe spring, for the accommodation of parties. Trrma. graiu Don't forget tbe Fete Champetreat the City Gardens to-day, from 4 to 10 o'clock. New York avenue, between First and Second sts. No postponement, except for rain. Ft. Par EE's Sunday School (Capitol Hill) announce their grand annual excursion to Glymont on Wednesday next. For particular* see advertisement The Jovrhetxkn Baser'* Association give their first grand plc-nlc to-morrow, (Tuesday.) at the Park. See advertisement in another column. { Sib notices of political meetings to aiglet. Cijtui Gvupmch Cttn ?On JitoMii lut two (uipfikd pickpockets weir arrrau-d ti the crowd following tbe Zouirrt. and, to pt?vei their doing amy mlaehlef in tbe way of o'i^catc operation?, Ibey were cajfed at the Guardbo't* ' till tbe early train i*o?dae morning, when tbe] , were lectured mid dlsirreerd , ttn-y gave tbeti I nam** Lou' Ward and John WiUlatrg H?-nri ' Mer-ditb. Mirbfl Dal*. Michael O Briaa. and Daniel Jordaa, disorderly, fine aad <o>tt. Il l .! eaeh Obe Lee, (oolored), arreMad foe tbe laroeai of fl 37 from Klin Clark; jail. A hackmar named I) R. Dillon am employed by P Kane U drive him around , during tbe time botb vol pretty drunk: Kane, to secure tbe payment of Q?? ftre. gave Dillon bla watrb; when Kane relesa-d the hack at a late botir, be commenced railing tbe police, ard told tbem that bm watch ha 1 been itolen, Dillon was arrested and tbe wati a fouud oa him; when both were aoiier. Kane admitted that he gave hit watch ta Dillon to aeeure iua pay. Justice Dorn fined evhtU IS for being drunk, and retained the watch to secure tbe payment of Kane flue and alao to tecore to Dillon the payment of 55 hack hire. Sunday ?Joseph Thomas (colored) wit arrested on the complaint of Thomas Fletcher (colored), for assault aud batter? on him I'pon a hearing it was proven that th? complainant ?aa at fail.'; Thomai was dlsmlaaed. and hta accuser w is fined 15 for bei ng disorderly and fighting William Green (colored) was drunk and disorderly. and not having the ready #4 15 to pay The coats. W was sent to the farm to cultivate the aoil for 5K) days. The Pkiz* Exhibition which was to have come off at Odd Fellows' Hall on Saturday sight, on account of the threatening appearance of the wravurr. is pi?sipuuru uimi i?? morrow ( I upkhv) n'uht Sanderson un be must hare at leu! as many apectatora aa there are jftfU to d'atrihat'd before be *-*11 go on with the ahow It haa been hinted that S ia crazy?that he nightly give* away more jewelry than the proceeds of the ex hibition amounts to We don't know Low th!a la. but we know that he give* awaya great d?al of jewelry, and that if he ?j cr*ry. our cltfcena had belter be laying in their gold watcha fiite, Ac., before be cornea to hia *-naea and atopa the abow. Thk HiLitn Habka* Co*rr* Ci?i?We are requested by Mr Caruat to atate that In the published account of the above-named raae hia name ahould not have been uaed. aa be w?a not one of the counael employed The publication of his name aa one of the counael waa of courae inadvertent. I MV OOR * TK THK ?\*TI*.-Tvo third* of OUT disease* proceed from derangementa of the *tomacb and the nerve*. A want <>l vigor in the digealiva organ* cause* an iminenae amount of diacomfort. Itothinhody and mind fMt pre rat r on an/ ent on y, rev-hen the cau?e and the r?or?equence* of tlua diajomfort. To give etrencth to the weakened tomach. to ia!m the a(itat?d nerve* and to restore that regularity of action in ail the organs which constitute perfect health and t?*nd to secure a l<?nt and paniess life, there is no medicine now tefor* the world which will compare with HoUettrr't Stctnarfi Bitttr $. It would be an insult to the reader to suppose that he has tot heard of their amazmf succosi in Dyspepsia, Liver Complaint, Genera] Debility, and all th?- disorders to which the stomach, the liver, the U?we|s and the nervous system are subiect. So marvelous is the effect of this treat restorative that physicians of eminence do not hesitate to artix their riam?s as witnesses to the testimonials of persons who have l>een rescued from suffering and dagger by the Bitt?rs. when the remedies of thedispensary had all t>een tried without avail Sold by all druggists everywhere. jy 31 ea3t From Da. Lewis, or Vermont. rrausoton. Vt.. no#. 12,18m. Gentlemen : 1 am pleased o state luat I have tried the Oz^Kenaifl Suits for Indigestion aud Debili ly, ?'fi iouihi nnm< iimre reuei irom uung oniy a part of a hotll-. / *art tk' tT>attxt comhd*ntt to it as aturt lor Dyip- pna mnd GftrmJ U'*btlity. and rfcomnicnd it with much pleasure 10 all person* latwrius it"der tho?e ?. You are at libe t* to use this as you think proper to promote the ta!e of thia excellent medic ine. Your*, 4c , James L*wi?. Tlie 0.rymnat*4 Bittm give a health) tone to the Stomach and l?icestive Pyst-in. and art as the surest proaervauve against Fever aud Ajue. \* well as otner infectious di8*%?ea. Prepared by M. W. Fowle & Co., Boston, and for sale I > Z. D. Giiinan, ?*. C. ford, jr..S. B. Waite, G. Stott. John Sohwarie, Nairn A Palmer. H ash injcton; and by dealers everywhere. jy 31-lw jr VKVEnVMiiiraocn Vkemin Destroyer. the oldest and l?est r?ra*d> Known tor rxtermmat in* K*tt and .Mie?. CockroMh**, Rues, Ants. Muaquitoeg, Flea*. Moth*,Grain Worms and Garden Insects. JO" Principal Depot. 6W Broadway, N. Y. ?old by all DrtiKoata every where. ma 18 3m I.ton'h Magnetic Insect Powdk* Exterminates Ued Buss. Roaches. Tick*. AnU, Garden Insects, 4c. It contain* no Poiton Ltox'* M ag5. ktic Pill* Are Certain 0?*ath to Rats and Mioe. Sold everywhere. ap9-3m homeopathic rkmep!*!" All of Dr. Humphrey* ft Oo.'s specific Homeopathic Remedies put np expressly for family use. in boxen, at 25 and V? cent* each. Also, in cases, containing 2>> vials, from to each, with book ?f full directions. For sale by Z. I). Oilman, .'?.<() i'a. avenue, wholesale and retail ajfiit: \V. A Fitzzeraid, 353 north F street; also by F. 6. Winter, north corner of K street and Vermont avenue. Also. Poml't Extract of Witrk Hazel, for internal and external inflammations of all kinds. Sold as above. ma 9-ly Holloway's Pl'.ls. DiAHHMfTA.?A sudd?*n ?u i p ession oftheevacna ti'>n? frequently ends in collapse. The acti n of Holloway's medicines arehtse i on a more ration*, principle; liv combining with the depraved humor* the* neatralis- and expel them through thenatur 1 channels. They purify the fluid*, cleanse the bowels, invtfo ate the stomach, and bv regulating the various function* restore the boov t" its nor mai-tate of health. Sold by all Druggists, at 2Sc? 62o., and $ 1 per box. au 3 lw Mis. Wi!?sLow,an ejpener.oednarseandlerr.aie physician, has a Sw>:ktn* Syrup for Cktidm Ttt'.ktnt, whioh greatly facilitates the process of teething by softening the gums, reducing ill inflammation? will aiiay all pain, and is sore to recusal* tn< l>owels. Depend upon it, mothers, it will five rest to yourselves, and relief aud Aeaitn to your infants. Perfectly safe in a:i cases. See advortiscn.ent ig another coltcD. co 11-ly Pbhhibs.?Persons desiring Pennies trill a1 ways find them for evnhanr* at the Rtur f tfllne noirtsr MARRIED. On the 16th of April l?*t, at Lovoia r'oilete, by Rev. ChM. F. Kinu, SAM P. CaRI>1. Jr.. to MEDOHA J., only daughter of Col. Warren D. \V*Uun, of \V ??tinoreland county, Va. * l AlexandriaGazette and Sentinel and Fiadericksburg paper* pi < ase c< py ) died, On the ?th of July, THOMAS CLARK, after a loin and paii.ful il:n>??* which he l>ore with christian fortitude, in the 59th year of hi* age. AMUSEMEM'ST T ODD FKLLOWS' MALI.!- TUESDAY EVkNIHG. Auk"si 7.?Benefit of the Leasee, J.S*xD*_asoj(.and Poaiuyely La? Nightin \Va?h I inctonor THIODON'S ML'SKLWi Of ARTS! on ?iiich occasion ll f~><* of the most Costly and Beautiful P'flsents, valued at 39M, will be *iv6u to the audience?iein^ the large*: a d mo-t cosily ev r Kiven in Washington, conusti'B of "three Gold Watches, 'I wo silver Watches, Ma<nificent S'-t Silver-plat-d I'ea jwrvice, in 6 pieces, all on?* cif ; i>eatitiful Diamond Ring, superI> Silver pla I IV* Service, m 3 pieces, all oue gift: t-plondid l a oo arid Enameled Brooches and Eardrops. Gold liockets. Pius, Rings, Ac. Orchester?Violin,o.G. Bird: Piano, Prof.gcmLi. Tickets of aduii-sion, on this occasion, to al arts of the hall #> cts.; for sale at H. Semken's, 33? Pa. av., het. 9th and 10th sts , where the presents inay he seen. Tickets ma* also be had at the li&H from 9 a m. to 5 p. m., and on the evening of the performance. Doors open al7>k; commence at 8. au 6 A ~~L>t FETE CHAMPBTRE' T LCEFLER'S WASHINGTON CITY GARDENS, ( Ynrlt flf hrtlit nmA 9A ?f? \ monday. Acocst 6th. nr*An efficient police will be on the ground. fijT Excellent music will enliven the KnterUinmanti. Admission 25 cents: children lOoenta. LA FETK CHAMP&TRE'. jy Sl-tf C. STWALTER. Mu?;*r. SUGAR, COFFEE, TEA, kc. IS bhd* PORTO RICO SUGAR. 15 do Cl'UA 81'UAR. 50 bills. REPINED CI GARS, so >?? Java coffee, ? do MARACAIHO COFFEE. 25 do KlO COFFt-E, 25 do ST. DOMINGO COFFEE, ao half cheata GKEEN and BLA' K TEAS, 5 boxes ADAMANTINE CA.xDLES. an co FK1ME CHEESE, an do starch. Now landing from ilMmtr Monticello and packet chooner Mott Badell, and for aal* 1 w b* au s 6too Samuel. bacon a cOj_ JJALT1MORE AND OHIO RAILROAD. For the accommodation of the Citissiu of Washington a ad vioiriljr deeiring to inepeof the Mammoth steamship. the following aiiao.emeoti hare been made: 'I rains will leave Washington Station on MONBm\\, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, TI11KSAY, and FRIDAY, 8th, 7th, 8th 9th, and loth instant, at 6 J", 7.40, and 11 40 a. m , ooi:n*cnnc at Baltimore with the ?up"ri"r ?teain?n of the Bay Line for the great Ship. The ?tea < are will iaava ti.a Norfolk Companj * Wharf. Baltimore, at 149 a in., and Bowly's Wharf at IS a in. and 3 p m., ? t* ?..w w >ut MMW wmk ir Jill u?nuDU mouu" after the arrival of tne train*. The ttearaer* will ran tt the ship or back iq !?"> than two h>?ur?. Returning r teamen will leave the ahip at about noon, and Zand 6 p m.. and trains leave Baltimore at S 15. On, and a. 5 p. m., and reaching U'aekiugton (last train)by 10 p. m. Tickets only #25'from Waehing'on. tncladMx the round trip by railroad, a visit to Baltimore, UK Bay Mennentoa id ft m the Great Eastern, and a fall admission on board the ranee. Pa eenger* have choice of train* going and re Hsswsssr3 *" " Matter of Tranif-ftr atiww T. B. PARSONS. Agent p* ? at ! THE LATEST MEWS | TKU8BAFH1C. I Farlkrrtrta Ear?p* N'twVoti.Ait I -Thf Aualnldiiti, I fr >m I. vrrp?t th? M'h b?? ?r ?.4 5 Tlwf ?a Athfag new trim* !*rrl? r Threo LMftr b war strainer* feat kmi ordorod ? i Beyroat > .iarlbaldi bad c*ptnr?d Mflrao t The Kin* rf >ir.l ia bad r**"!red to aw4 M autograph Irttrr to (iarlbaldl rmuti ai blaiMl i *- ? --? Intnlil rraanaal ia? i< tb* Kimt of N?p:? KI even thorn* nd Frewrb troopa bad gna* to I !*rr<a. and 3.S*> bngliab troopaaud a flee* of abipa i wero to; tit AhdelKader waa apokon ,o1 for i.overanr of ^vna. It was reported th?t a apeelal dlanatrh tod l>een recrtred. announcing tbe ron' lnalon ?f a treaty hKwtf, the Maronltea and Druaea. bat II lack* conflrma Inn Th? Emperor Napoleon bad goo* to the Cba lona camp Thr K ai'i offtaionr tad Bavaria wenid net participate ia the To|liti conference The Britlah military authorities rrcocntBnod an Increase of tb? army Parliament expected to adjourn abont the third week in Auguat A Mortnnn Confcfnto# bad been held at London. and Briirl.aan Young bad been elected the h ad of the Mormon Church Jonathan I'rWtuna, la the leather trade at New Caat >, baa auapended Tbe Lnwloii Port baa a dtaukk ftM Part*, saying tbat fvervtt ing tends to ibe belief tbii Garibaldi la directing blseipedit on against tta mainland The etat? merit lark* ranlrmallon Lord Pilmmtou'i ?p??rb oa the national 4*fencea canard great un-aalneaa Tt* Dal It Neve objects to tie proposition, as a part of a plan tbe U" ernment lias not the<onra*e to disclose It a?}B, nobody entrrtaine a doubt the; tbe Inevitable e quel will be a large Increase vf tile etaudlng arm/ Nap>a bee ordered all tbe royal troopa to sritbdrt? from Italy Tbe Princee Frederick Will'am bae given birth to a daughter Arrival *f tke Keegar**. St Joms. Aue 5?Tbe steeiuer Kangaroo, with Liverpool hdvires of tbe 86th, via t^ucene uwn. p?Mr4 Car** Ktir on Friday nigbt It wai reported that theCoifcr?w? on the Swiss quest;en Lad Indefinitely adjourned TLe Kmperor of Austria arrived at TopllU on tb- 24tb It was report-d that Garibaldi ?ai preparing for a d?*?reut on the Mainland Revolutionary demonstrations bad again been made at Napl** It w.,i reported that a Conferm:* was held at Paris in relation to Svrin The Porte bad informed tbe srwt*n P wrs ?f tbe conclusion of peace brtwrm the 1 >rus?-? and Maionit**. but promised nevertheless to a t with t e utmost vljjor against the authors of tbe Mat sacres. It was reported that the Porte pretested agdast tbe French intervention, and lite expedition waa stopped Tbe English funds closed on tbe 25th at an improvement of an Mmn. GranvUie 4 Co , of Paris, la the hide and leather trade, have failed Llabllit t? ?IW,(KKt. A Paris despatch says the Sardinian govern ment consents to support 'iartbaldi la a propose for sU months truce with Naples. A dispatch from NapWs on the 73d savs tL?< Messina and Syrsr.use had hwn evacuated bv the Ro\al troop*, who were hiring conveyed by stean. era to Naples \_. Ik d-1 - ? ?va vi tircun Petersbl'bo. Aug 6 ?Thirtyrnlne counties in North Caolina hivrbwi beird from, ihowlni i net gain tot Pool (opp ) of 4,018 F?ftvaeven counties are yet to bear from, which ia l?5fe gave Kills a majority over M R?f of 7,44* The C vet to hear from are c fc i fl v In the west ?-rn part of the ?*tate. where Pnoi'a friends report large ca'na The opinion here is that Ellla la elected by a greatlv reduced majority. (ascoxD uisrsTca ] The Petersburg Dally Expreas (ueutral) baa just received the following from a reliable aour e at K FullTeiuma from 45 counties abow a nett Bain f?r i'ool of 3.049 over Gilmer * vole In INit TW 45 counties conatitut* 1 wn.tblrda of the popular vote of tbe State Admitting that Pool will gal* In tbe a<me ratio In the remaining countlea, blli?'? majority will be 7,5&7. "The democratic mxiirttv in the I^egialature will be conalderibly r? dueed, but la too large to l>e overcome. TLie democrata have evidently < arritd tbe State." Kew York State I'oiitica CLirTOM SraiMos, Auguat4 ?John L. J. Oil, of Geneva, bat U-?ui elec ted delegate to tbe Brer k lafid^e State Convention for tu?-first district of Ontario county, and Isaac Hoy. of Pbelpa, alter nate. i ncGHKKEi-gti. Aug est 4 ?A national democratic convention held tier? to-day elected Daniel 1). Aiken and Janet Out water u delegates, and James I'. Van Warner and <? P Prllva a* alternate*. to the Breckiurldge and Lane Convention at Syracuse. Bitirii. Auk 4.?The Brer kinrldge and Lane county i Km to-day wm well attended. Dr. V\ m M Spraijoe presided Win G Br van, Ksq . was elected delegate to the Democratic State Convention at Syracuse j &YRAcr?*. Aug 4 ?The report current in some rural Douglas napers, and copied into the republican |<aper* of this place to-dfcy. that the (iroen (democratic) State Convention railed for Aug 7 would be adjourned to Aug 15 is entirely un 'minded. No such arrangement is contemplated Tbe present ars that the national democracy will proceed with their business 1 ernado at Kansas lmtave>woith. ft. T., Aug. 3 ?Coffes coonty Kansas, wa? vlsitt^i lui w<tk by a destructive tornado, causing mu< ti damage to timber, fences and buildings At Burlington. three dwellings and other build 1 n?s were destroyed At Leroy, n lioinm, Including tbe Nra?ho Hook. were destroyed. At Ottumwa and Otter Creek many d*"-lli'iie? w. re den o isbed A number of persons were injured by tbe tornado, but none fatollr. Tbe Time* of 'his ciiy baa tbe following IntelllRen'-e fr.?m the Plaint: " Lieut Stewart, w.tli a portion of Sedgwick command, on the lltb of July, pursued and chastised %p >rtv of Kiawai. killing two; and taking rxteen of them prisoners. Many ontra/cs by the and Coaiaucties ou tbe Arkansas are reported." C. L V11 n nri igli am Kea**iutr4. Davtos. Ohio, Aug 3 ?Tbe Evening Empire announce* that by the unanimous agreement of the Central Committee of tbe Third District; as Well M ttie* iinan:iiintit A?* e ? nf #K^ the Hon. Clement L Vallandigbam U declared a candidate fur Congrraa by acclamation Eirape of Forger from t aatodjr. Philadelphia, Aujf 4. ? C??l J. Buchanan Croat, the i.^ted former, ear-aped from the custody of tipstaff Porter tbis morning, while on the way to the court to receive ?**ntence. There is no Ui.ce aa yet of his whereabouts. EipUilta of the Bailer of a Lacaaatlu Hamilton, c W., Au?u?t4 ?As the Toronto train wna leaving here at 3 o'clock the boiler of the locomotive exploded, throwing tbe engine and Under off tbe Uack The rnicineer waa brutaed and tbe flreuian acilM. but none of tbe paaaengera wera Injured Fire la YlaNra. Mm B?SToa, Aug 4 ?The l?rg* stable In Maiden, owohI by the Barrett heirs, wu burned this morning, with six torses. The lower story was used for the storage of logwood and chemicals for a dye house. Loas98.00U; partially insured. Ssil Ijsisti tkc Great Eastern Nxw You. August 5.?A suit has torn commenced against the steamer Great Eastern for an tnfr1ngm> nt of an American patent la the cambinrd us* of the paddle and a row ass notlrs power The damages are laid at *50 000. Baltimore ntfkou B&itikobs Aug fi ?Floor closed Arm, with advancing teodeucy; Howard stror* 65 tu Ws?t < iosed buoyant, while ?1 4ual 85; r~d SI ?ka1 35. Cora cl>wd firmer, at aa advance of *c: y llow KjTI. white ?Oa82c Provisions closed flrtn snd urc .angea; nvonnaw ?r ; pore *? F 79SBH. ruuip ?14 50tL5. WkltkreMtaallU. >? w k < ~ \iw Veil. Aug 6 Fiour ia flm, Ptale *!S 15 <?5 90, Ohi*?S ?u6 40; t>?utlMrn *W*o ? W heat b? advance le. Corn cloard irm, mlxc4 62a ftijje. Pork > heavy Lwdli Itm Wkltk; w Andy. \iw Vou, Aug 6 ??tirM tit hlibfri Chicajf> and Kwk latand 33, UHnola Central ibarr* 7flk; Michigan flmttheri' 47 k ; Reading 47k . Hudaon R IRK; V* ?. W* w w w utuii tv iv i i n?* ? U *?* U W n ? PAINTE*. Mid DEAI.KR IN PAINTS. No. 4-J 7 m Stiin. mm 04d JUmn' fWii. ?.*?< Pl"TTY~h? DOWN. Far Miperft?r Kodit Water, With Dvhetuaa Pbcii a?d CiitM At rr?. . ttoto G R A Y ' 8 , N ft'iMM*. ?ur. M???*<. nu?eiu ?v. mm K?t? tii at . r ? tm " *

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