Newspaper of Evening Star, April 16, 1861, Page 2

Newspaper of Evening Star dated April 16, 1861 Page 2
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THE EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CITY: TUI1DAT Aprtl 16. INI. Spirit ( the M*raf?? Pr? Tbe country owi a debt of gratitude to our eotemporary of tbe JtoisMgsaMr. for tbe promulgation of It* iM? appeal of tbla morning, to the sober sscond thought of tbe people, for the preservation of th? peace. How clearly It provea that there eilated no neccealty whatever for tb? current rendition of things, can only b? known by attentively reading ita article In question, wblcb alao makes it equally plain that if Virginia be precipitated into revolution, tbe civil war, that may yet be averted, cannot fall to become general, tbe Potomac being tbe dividing line between the con tending factlona. Tbe Republican aaya: " Upon their own resources alone, tbe conaplrators cannot drrm of ultimate eurcesa They must kno* that tbe United States will never yield tbe mouth of tbe Mlaaiaalppl, and Florida, with Its command of tbe Gulf, to any such power a a tbe 'Confederate Statea,' with their paltry two and a half milliona of white people." ? m ? m ? ? ?r-_ i_ a rm* Wi - t m uviiisimi ? liivi or i ioor??t uok who are dreading least these troops may be usod for sa aggressive war, certainly overlook the fact that do more of tb?m can possibly be assembled and prepared for service with the meana tbe Government have at hand, thaa sufficient to guard the public property here, and in States that do not pretend to have thrown off tbelr allegiance, ere the whole subject passes, by lsw, from tbe control of the President to that of Congress We are very sure that if he had every one of tbe seventy-five thousand men called out. at this moment rnidv to march at Ike Up of the drum, and all the paraphernal la of war sufficient to sustain them in Its ureeMful prosecution, already prepared, the PresIdeot would do nothing whatever with tbem likely to Induce the patriotic Union men rf the non-seceded slaveholdlng States to believe that the Oorernment'a purpoae ia to romyil the sword to be, rather than to prtvtni it from becoming, the final arbiter m thia deplorable quarrel. Without auch preparation on the part of the Government. It ia beyond all question true that the Oligarchy would march to thia point their troop*? COU of whom they already Lave In the field?as soon as railroads could get them here Who caa doubt this fact, while the chief func tiooaries of the Oligarchy are boldly proclaiming that intention ' la It not srif-evident in all they have been doing in a in11i*ary way for some time past? Is it not known b* all to have been a main I feature of the conspiracy concocted here, by which the revolution was effected ? Would not the President have been most shamefully negligent of his high trust had he failed to Insure the safety of this city, ?nd the great military keys of the commerce of the United States that mav nnf ho oivon un ?r? runorpsfl nnA a n?. tlonal convention to direct * Had be determined quietly to surrender tbe Federal Metropolis, Ac . to tbe Oligarchy, would be not, of his own act. Ka rl?ul n? *V.? 1 ? 1 *? w iuc part ui a imri tunvpiravur iu iuc work of consummating tLe permanent destruction of the Union * NV bile be may not patriotically, and does not propose to do aught that can juatlfy the border Btetee la making common cause with the Ollfarchistt. be evidently by no means proposes lo render It Impossible tbat they (the border States) nay, ta Congress and a speedily called convention, compel a peaceful settlement of the troubles, by permitting the Oligarchy to work out all their treasonable schemes to a successful conclusion, before those bodies can possibly take the subject In band Should he fall to be ready and able to protect hit high trust against the asaanlta of the oil* (HsuMia up ui ice i.uio v^ongress mreu, aoes say man believe that tbe re?ult could fall to be long and bloody sectional civil war. ViiaudA.?Tbe reports in tbe press from Richmond may be received with roach caution, insomuoh as tbere is now no Union paper published tfcsrt, and thd sympathies of the agent of the Associated Press trlegraphing from tbat point, are o earnestly with tbe Disunion cause, as tbat all bo sends over tbe wires to tbe prees Is deeply tinged with the bias of his sentiments. Though this city was last evening overwhelmed with rumors tnat the Convention, by a majority of fifty, bad actually adopted a secession ordinance, which proved utterly untrue, we draw from the tooe of the Richmond papers of yestermorning, the strong hope that her Conven- I tton will, after all, save her soil from Immediately becoming tbe batch-block upon which some two hundred thousand infuriated men from North and South, shall fight out the threatening unholy actional war; desolating here very fair field, reducing her every city to ashes, and banishing her every slave from her limits?for no men ownok. <-?s a. * - ? - < 4 cuuiu mi to ifna iDem soum wyond the reach of the actual contest, a week after realizing that the Oligarchy had a hundred thousand men marching North, and th? Government a* many marching to confront them, ere they might reach the Federal Metropolis. M?y a merciful Ood avert such a calamity frcra I lrgiola : May Him who rules all things for tl t best, incline those who may either avert from Ler this state of things or superinduce It, to that eonrse which can and surely will avert it?to the discharge of their duty in firmly refusing to commit the Suite to the Disunion cause, and to firm adherence to her policy of acting In the crisis in strict conjunction and alliance with her sister border States Uhaccochtaklb ?Nothing could more strong ly Illustrate the madneaa which rules the hour, than the fact that a considerable number of the citizens of Washington, some of tbem holders of Ml property, are rabid secessionists. They know that tb? object of the leading secessionists baa been and la, to destroy the Union forever; thev know that the valne of their own property and thai of their frlenda and neighbor* depends on lta pt?wvatlon, yet all their sympathies are with those who seek not only the ruin of their country, but also their individual ruin. Surely none of tbem can be ao infatuated aa to believe that In the event cf a final separation of the Union into a Southern and Northern Confederacy, Washington will be the seat of government for either. Why then should any true Waahingtonian sympathise with the disunion caute? What have Utey to gain by the ruin of their country and their city? What bat ruin to thi? ?!?<-?? la it Dot unaccountable ' Nftw Ftblicatioss ?From tb? publisher, P. Vm Noerand, New York, through Frank Taylor, we have a book apropoe to the times, "Not?s on Be* Coeet Defence,'' by Major J. G. Barnard, V. S. Corpe of Engineers It aeems to be a valuable treatise upon (he subject Indicated. From the publishers, Croeby, Nichols. Lee 4 Co | Boston, through French & Rlchateln, we have a copy of the most desirable iaane we have yet Men of the laet (tfth) volume of Macaulav'a History of England. It la introduced by a memoir of the historian by Frof. Alllbone, and is supplied with a very complete alphabetical index. Tni Financial, Rxsoracia or thi OuvtasTW* DL.ll. J.t-t-i _ - ,.? iuc luuaucipma noii bare resolved to Iwiw ail their au'plus DIMM to hand to tbe Government while tbe New Vork Herald * aaoory article of yeoterday announce* that tbe buki and capitalists of that city bare already resolved to atd tbe Government to the extent of dm hand red million* of dollara, on term* equally good (for the Gsvernoaeat) a* those upon which England and France obtained tbelr loans with whleh they sustained their caaae in their late war wtt*E??la. A Rimabiabi a aao Nstiwuiisi Fact.?Tbe eeocus returns actually show that the number of faglttve slaves sum?fallT escaping from the border States in tha year 18W, was considerably Iss* tha a half the number that successfully cecaped la the year 1860! ftoxxaosi Bub ?Tbstelegtaab has snnou need tae arrest at Lieut Reed W or a en by tbe 9ec?ssienists at Pecsacela, whither he had bees sent i with dispatches by tbe Government Lieut Reed i Wordea, in n note to tbe New York papers, states that ho is at present attached to the ste?un frigate i Merrlaiee, *ad that he baa D?v^ been to t DKP4RTRKNT NEW1. R??i?5id ? Geo Home, of Va., clerk in the Third Auditor'* office, bu resigned. W. R. Nixon, bookkeeper In tbe Sixth Auditor'* office, Post Office Department, bu resigned. Rimovxd ?A. C. Singleton, of Vs., a flrst-olass (tl,8i)0) clerk in tbe Poet Office Department, bu been removed. Piiiisiiitul Apm>lntmixt? ?Th? President hat made the following appointments since tbe lut Issue of tbe Star: J L Tullock, nsvy sgent for Portsmouth, N H Wm Plnkney Ewlng, navy agent for Baltimore, Md. O A Cotton, of Kansu, agent* for tbe Indiana of the Osage river agency. Washington Bonifant, U. S Marshal for the district of Maryland. Wm. L Marshall, aurveyor of customs for the district of Baltimore. Frederick Schley, John F. Meredith, C. P. Montague, appraisers of merchandise for the district of Baltimore. Francis S. Corkran, naval officer for the district of Haiti more H W. Hoffman, collector of customs for the district of Baltimore. A B Waite. surveyor of customs for the port of North Kingston, K.I. M 9 Salisbury, collector of customs for tbe porta of Warreuand Barrington, R. 1 M F. Bennet, collector of customs for the port of Bristol. R. I. T. B Bush, naval officer for the distrlctof Newport, R.I. S. W. Macjr, collector of customs for the port of Newport, R.I. Wm Stanleys collector of customs for Marblehead, Masa. F. A. Palmer, collector of customs for Stonington, Conn. J. S Webber, collector of customs for Gloucester, Mass. Andrew Stephen, collector of customs for Miami, Ohio. E. G. Currier, collector of customs for Newburyport. Masa C! I* 111 rwPVftf fnr rw>r 4 e\f fllnit. . . - ? J ?VJ *va ?UV |WI V V* V# ?WUcenter, Man. J. C. Raune, postmaster for Cincinnati, Obio H P oliphaiit. associate justice for the Territory of Washington. T. J Tower,of Pa , Indian agent for 'he Upper Mississippi agency. J B. H oft man, of NY, agent for tihe Ponca Indians in Nebraska. R A. Pendfprast, receiver of public uaoucys at Henderson. Minn. F A. Kecz, register of public monc?s at same place. O A. Melzger, register of public moijeysat La Crosse, Wis. Urijfen I tley, collector of customs foi the port of Middletown, Conn Je?e Beck, surveyor for the port of Nt-w Haven, Coon. ) D. C. Borthe, collector of customs fo| the port of Fairfield. Conn. Stephen Brooks, surveyor of the portoi Middle town, Conn. ? Alfred .Macy, collector of customs foithe port of Nantucket, R.I. ; Chas Batcbelor. surveyor of the port*>f Pittsburg, Pa Thoa Lorlng. collector of customs fo? the port of Plymouth, Conn. Tumult in Philadelphia. Phistikg OrFicK Mobbed?The "Palmetto* Flag" Destroyed and S*cesbio!i:?ts PcnisHKD. Tbe reception of the war news In Philadelphia Maori th? : ?> -*' <* ?HV CAL I iriiJCU V it ail r>K1 <11 nags were at once hoisted from almost ev< ry point, and tbe city echoed from morning till n^ght with cheers for the Union and Major Anderacn Some time aince a new advertising sheet was started In that city with the name of "The Palmetto Flag " B it little attention bad been paid to ita sentiments previous to tbe attack by the South Carolinians, but when the war news arrived It beciuie evident that the "Palmetto" office would receive a due share of attention. Between 10 and 11 o'clock yf*terdsy morning the publishers sent tbe following note to the office of the Bulletin for publication . Inconsequence of the presentexclteniient, and not wishing to add to it, we have suspended tbe uuuiicawon 01 me rs;meiio h lag for tb?? present. w? have always endeavored to be liberal In our views, but as there are symptoms of a riot and b'oodsbeil, we as good citizens sacrifice our pecuniary lntrrest for the benefit of the city. Respectfully, Town k. Co. The Bulletin nys;?"About 11 o'clock, a number of excited men ?iidil?nl? m?<t? - ? -j >uvi ppcni" unrein front of the building on Cbesnut street, and they made an effort to mount the stairs to the otfire of Town A Co The few policemen, who happeued to be on dutir in the neighborhood, hurried to the spot and aid their beat to prevent the crowd from gaining admission. The doors were closed, but tbe crowd overcame the officers, and some few raabed Inside; but they did not succeed In effecting any mischief One man was arrested by Lieut Fuller, but he was speedily rescued by the crowd. The concourse of people Increased very rapidly, and Chesnut street from Third nearly to Fifth, and Fourth street, below Chestnut, wervi densely racked. In the meantime, the Chief of Police, Sir. Rnggles, put the telegraph 1b operation, and he soon tad a considerable force of men on the ground The crowd amused Itself for a tim* by groaning the Palmetto tUg ai.d Secession, ar.d by cheering the Stars and Stripes. American flags were improved in the most comical manner, and displayed from the adjacent buildings, end as each paper representative of the meteor flag made its anpeirance, the crowd greeted It with uproarious cheers. A stuffed eagle was also thrust from an upper window of Kingsley's Express office, and its appearance " brought down'" the street The excitement wii somewhat hlghtened by a large number of printed sheets being thrown out of the windows of Town Sc Co. These were eagerly snatched up. They proved to be copies of a paper PAIImI th# Sfnrt wnrl M.V.UW l- -l ? .... nutcu II OilU puollsbtd by Town ft Co. Mayor Henrv was early upon tbe ground and be In.mediately proceeded to tbe office of Town A Co., wbere be placed himself at the front window in foil view of tbe crowd. Hla appearance was greeted wltk cheert. Soon after the arrival of the Mayor, a ?m?ll American flag waa placed in hla hand*, and he waved It from the wfud >w Thia act netted the euthuslaam of the crowd to the hight-at decree, and at toon as tbe Mayor could make himself heard, he made a brief and appropriateapeech. Pointing to tbe flag, he Raid that tbe cbeera giyen for that emblem of the National Union wera a sufficient indication of the patriotlam and loyalty of the people of Philadelphia Treaaon could not lift Ita head lu tbla city, and ao help him God I * ? ? ' " ' * * n.iuiKutf, ik nom amiia exm Dere wblle be, a* Mayor of the city, could prevent It That fl-ig wu an emblem of Government, and be called upon good citizen*, wbo loved tbelr country aud 1U fl'sr, to teatlfy tbelr loyalty by going to their resp?ctive placet of abode, and leaving to the constituted authorities of tbe city the task of protecting the peace and tbe prevention of every act wblch could be construed Into tr?ason to tbe country. Tbe Mayor continued In thla strain for some time and he was constantly cheered with the greatest enthusiasm. A large aud handsome flag was then procured and the Mayor- unfurling It from tbe window again appealed to tbe people to respect it and to <>how their devotlou and loyalty to the flag and the laws by peaceably separating and going to their bonus. Tbe Mayor and tbs flag were cheered over and over again, aud the crowd slowly tblnned away; but up to tbe time of our golug to press, a large number of persons continued to loiter about. Darin/the height of of tbe excitement, a young man who Is a member of the Philadelphia bar, and wbo is closely related to a prominent 11 reeater In Mouth Carolina, gave utterance to h's - * ? ?vu?MiiT'iit* in iuf nranng OI XDt? CTOWd He paid tbe penalty of his foolish rashness, for ho was beaten pretty severely before tbe police could rescue him His bat got off In tbe meiee, and tbe crowd kl< ked It to tatters. Tbe office of tbe Daily Argus, adjoining tbe Glrard Kank, on the Fouth, was tbe only newspaper office In tbe vicinity wblcb bad not a flag displayed this morning. Tbe excited crowds wblcb were lu tbe streets noticed this omission, and determined to correct it, and between twelve and one o'clock tbls afternoon tbe persona in charge of tbe office were notified that, unless an American flag was raised within fifteen minutes, (K*w 4U ~ - w?? mc consequences. Tbe police came upon tbe ground, but no violence was offered. tbe crowd contenting itaelf with shouting and cheering. Before fifteen minutes had elspsed, a amaUcottou affair, printed with star* and stripes, waa ctuck out an upper window, amid tbe buzzaa of the multitude. The people were aatltfled and aoon scattered The crowd went to the otficts of tbe Sunday paper*, after their vlalt to tbe Argus, and they demanded of each that tbe Star* and Stripes should be bung out These papers are all faithful to the Union, but the crowd was unwilling that there should be any dodging, and all were required to ahow their colon. The flags were displayed cheerfully by all the oftlces, and this part of the performance went off gcod naturedly. After visiting such of the newspaper offices as had failed to make a display of bunting, the crowd gathered In front of the Poet Office, on Dock street, and demanded that the Star* and Stripes should be thrown out. Then was eome delay before this could be complied with. In consequence of there being no tag about the PoafrOfice building One was procured finally, and It was ran out amid tbe cbeeti of tbe populace Tbe police were all on duty and taking every precaution to avoid bloodshed or destruction of property. Last night tbe exeltenent was still Intones and the psipls wild with military entboslaam. In tbe course of tbe day the crowd are said to have made two or three searches for James Vandyke, Eaq , Geo. Martin, Bobert Tyler, Esq , and isans ether gesstlemen known ss earnest sympjtljjjjjwtib thedisunionceuas,bat they were . . ? THE CAPTUREOF FORT SUMTER THE EXCITEMENT IN CHARLESTON. DETAILS OF THE FIGHT. HOW THE BATTERIES WORKED. [From the CharUtton Courier of Saitirifay.) At about two o'clock on tbe afternoon of Tbursday, Gen Beauregard made a demand on Major Andmon for the immediate surrender of Fort Sumter, through hit aids. Col. Jaa Cheanut, Jr., Col. Ch'.aolm and Capt Lee Maj Anderaon replled that auch a courae would be Inconalatent with tbe duty he was reaulred by his government to perform. The answer was communicated by the general-ln-chief to President Davis About nine o'clock. General Beauregard received a reply from Preaident Davla. to the telegram in relation to the aurrender of Sumter, by which be was Instructed to Inform Maj Anderaon that if be would evacuate tbe fort he held when bla preaent aupply of provialona wan exhausted, there would be no appeal to arma. Thia proposition waa borne to Ma). Anderaon by th? aid who had delivered the first meaaage and he refused to accept tbe condition. TheGeneral In-Chief forthwith gave tbe order that the batteries be opened at half-past four o'clock on Friday morning Maj Anderson's reply was decisive of the momentous question, and Gen. Beauregard determined to apply the last argument. At tbe gray of the morning of Friday the roar of cannon broke upon the ear. The expected sound was answered by thousands The houses were In a few minutes emptied of their excited occupants, and tbe living stream poured through all the atreets leading to the wharves and battery. On reaching our beautiful promenade we found it lined with ranks of eager spectators, and all tbe wharves commanding a view of the battle were crowded thickly with human forms. On no gala occasion have we ever seen nearly so large* numa _# i_ ji - wr 01 maiea on our oauery as graced the breezy walk on tblseventful morning There they stood with palpitating heartaand pallid faces, watching the white atnoke aa It ros?* in wreaths upon the soft twillghtair,and breathing out fervent prayera for tbelr gallent kinsfolk at the guns At thirty minutes past four o'clock the conflict was opened by the d schnrjje of a shell from the howitzer battery on James' Island, under the command of Capt. Geo S James, who followed the riddled Palmetto banner on the bloody battle fields of Mexico. The sending of this harmful messenger to Major Anderson was followed by a deafening explosion, which was caused by the blowing up of a building that stood In front of the battery. While the white smoke was melting away Into the air another shell, which Lieut. \V. H Gibbes has the honor of having flred. pursued its noiseless way towards the hostile fortiligation The honored missive described Its beautiful curve through the halrny air. and falling within the hostile fortress, scattered its deadly 1 - .11 1 ' i.vn<Tn<a in an <11milun? rniouiirie then took up the tale of death, and In a moment the pun* from the redoubtable gun battery on Cummings' Point, fr m Captain McCready's battery, from Capt Jas. Hamilton's floating battery, the Knlilade battery, and other fortlflcationa, si>it forth their wrath at the grim fortreaa rising so aehantly out of the sea. Major Anderson received the shot and shell In silence And some excited lookers-on, Ignorant of the character of the foe, were fluent with conjectures and predictiops, that revived the hope fast dying out of their hopeful and tender hearts. But the short-lived hope was utterly extinguished when the deepening twilight revealed the stars and stripes floating proudlv in the breeze Th? batter Us continued at regular intervals to belch iron vengeance, and still no answer was returned by the l'oe About an Lour after the booming began, two ball? rushed his*in|> through the air. and glanced harmless from the stuccoed brkks of Fort .Moultrie 'I'he embrasnrm <>f tt-? - ? ? ? - . fortress gave forth no sound a .rain till between s'x and ?-ven o'clock, when, as If wrathful from enforced delay, from casemate and parapet the I'nited States officer poured a storm of iron bail upon Fort Moultrie, Steven#' iron battery, and tbe floating battery. The broadside was returned with spirit by the gallant gunners at these important posts. The tiring now tfgan in good earnest. Tbe curling white smoke hung above the angry pieces of friend and foe, aud tbe jarring boom rolled at regular Intervals on tbe anxious ear. The atmosphere was charged with the smell of villainous saltpeter, and, as If In sympathy with the melancholy scene, the sky wts covered with btavy clouds, and everything wore a somber aspect. A boat bearing dispatches to Gen. Beauregard from Morris Island reached tbe city about nine o'clock, and reported that all the batteries were wnrkinu nHmlmhlth*i *??- 1 -: 1 * p j, w* cm iiij liiru, anu that the men were wild with enthusiasm A short time after tbla Lappy new* wet received, the schooner Petrel,from Hon Inland channel, reported that tbe shot from 9tevena'a Iron battery bad told upon the walla of Port Sumter, and that Fort Moultrie bad sustained no injury. About balf past 9 o'clock. Captain R. 9 Parker reported from Sullivan'* Island to Mount Pleasant tbat everything waa In fine condition at Moultrie, and tbat tbe soldier* bad escaped unhurt The aame diapatch *'ated tbat tbe embrasures of tbe floating battery were undamaged by tbeabock of tbe shot, and though that formidable structure had been atruck eleven tiniea, tbe balla had not atarted a slngl* bolt. Anderson had concentrated bis Are upon the floating battery, and tbe D*hU l?ren batterv. under rnninunil r~f I u. ? n?? w 7 , ??? turut. iitiiunum. A number of shell* had dropped lr.to Fort Sumter, and one gun embartiette bad been dismounted. The following cheering tidings were brought to the city by Col Kdmund Yates, acting lieutenant, to Doiier, of the Confederate States iNavv, from Fort Johnson: "Stevens' battery and the floating battery are doing Important service Stevens' batterv has made considerable progress In breaching the south and southwest walla of Fort Sumter The northwest wall is suffering from the well-aimed fire of the Heating battery, whose shot have dismounted several of the guns on the parapet, and made (t impossible to use the remaining ones. The howitzer battery connected with the impregnable sun battery at Cuinining's Point is managed with consummate skill and terrible effect " El'vm O'Cloek ?A messenger from Morris' Island brings the glorious news that the shot glance from the iron covered battery at Cummiug's Point like marbles thrown by a child on the back of a turtle The upper portion of the southwest WSll of Fort Slimter ilmuii nl?lnlu ?i? ... | VHIA/ ? u? vur terrible cannonade from tbe formidable product of Mr C. II. Steven*' ingenuity. A half hour later the gladsome tiding! came that Steven*' battery wasfr.it damaging the southwest wall of Fort Sumter A boat reached tbe city frrm the floating battery about half-past 12 o'clock, and reported that a snot from Fort Sumter penetr?t?d the top o: sb?xl of tbe structure, and three shots struck the sand bans in the rear of tbe battery. Ticelce O'clock ?We bade just learned by an arrival from Cummlng's Point that tbe batteries there are doing good service?Stevens' battery very uccetsful. Not a single casualty baa hap penea. i be troop# are In the best spirits Two of tbe guns at Fort Sumter appear to be dlmbled Considerable damage has been done to tbe officers' quarters. At one o'clock the following was received from Morris Island Two guns In Stevens' battery temporarily disabled, Anderson's flra having injured tbe doors of tbe embrasures. The damage will be repaired speedily. It Is thought that Fort Sumter will be breached In two hours. Three steam vessels of war were seen off the bar, one of tbem supposed to be the Harriet Lane. Capt. K. 8 Parker reached the city from Fort Meultrle at half-past one o'clock, and makes tbe following report ?Captain Parker visited Fort Moultrie and tbe Enfilading battery near by. and found all well and in high spirit*. He left the mortar battery. Lieutenant Holitnmii*! minutes past two. Tbe soldiers stationed there are giving a good account of themselves. The floating battery had been struck eighteen times, and received no material Injury. Tbe venerable Edmund Rumn, who, as soon as It was known tbat a bntile was inevitable, hastened over to Morris Isliind and was elected a member of the Palmetto Ouard, flred the first gun from Stevens' Iron battery. All honor to the cblvalrlc Vi^inlan. Another noble son of the old Dominion, who rebuklugly reminds her of her past glory, was appointed on General Beauregard's staA on Thursday, bore dispatches to the General In command, from Brigadier-General James Simons, in command at Morris Isl&ud, during the thickest of tbe light, and in the face of a murderous lire from Fort Sumter. Col. Roger A. Pryor, the eloquent young Virginian, in the execution of tbat dangerous commission, pasar-d within speaking distance of theaiigry and hostile fortress Despite tbe tierce ai d concentrated Are from Fort Sumter tbe rival fortlAcatiou on Sullivan's liland r^fivni ** _ u* uauia^c. A Lie QOftllll^ battery mine out of tbetrou storm without losing a plate of Its Iron cover or a splinter of its pine. A brisk Are was kept up by all the batteries until about 7 o'clock lu the evening, after which hour the guns boomed at regular interval* of twenty minute*. All the batteries on Morris Island bearing upon the channel kept up a steady fire for some t.me at the dawn of day. It Is reported they threw their shot Into the Harriet Laue, and that that steamer having advanced as far as tbe renowed Star of tbe West batterv. vr? nrtnnl?H * ? ? "?" -' 1 J , ?wj ? *? cifOIillCU IUUI , afW which she deemed it prudent to give up the dan^freus attempt, and turned her aharp bow to the tea. Stevens' iron battery played a conaplcuous and important part In the brilliant, and as far aa our men are concerned, bloodleaa conflict, which has placed the 12th of April, 1861. among the memorable day*. The calibre of lta guns, lta nearneaa to Port Sumter, lta perfect impenetrability, the coolneaa and skill or lta gallant gunners, made this fortification on* of the moat formidable of M^jor Anderson's terrible opponents The efect of lta Dahlgreens and 44-pounders was distinctly visible at an early stage of the conflict. Clouda of mortar and brick aust arose from the southwest wall of the fort aa the shot hissed on their errand of daath- Shot after shot told with tor ibto sfbQt on Mm troog wall, and about 3 e'cloofc * Major Anderaon cttwdki return thla murderous ' Are In the course of the afternoon the Joyful

tldinga that a breach had been effected In that portion of tbe fortrraa wu borne to the city. NVe dare not cloee (hia br ef and hurried narratlveof Ihe flrat engagement between tbe United Htatrs and tbe Confederate Statee, without return- , lng tbanks to Almighty God for tbe great ancceaa that has tbua far crowned our arma, and for tbe extraordinary preaenratlon of our soldiers from casualty and death. In the fifteen hours of almoat Inceaaant firing, our enemy one of the moet ex Eiencea ana skillful of artillerists, no Injury bseii sustslned by a single one of our gallant soldiers We call tbe roll of those engaged In the battls. and ea-h soldier Is here to answer to his name. No tombstone will throw its shadow upon that bright, triumphant day. The Charleston Mercury says one of tbelr reporters l as calculated the number of pounds of nails flred by both sides up to seven o'clock, tbe boor at which Fort Sumter ceased firing. He gives us as a total 75.000 pounds, or over thirtysix tons of iron. THE SECOND DAY'S BOMBARDMENT. Charleston. April 14 ?Tbe morning of 9af uiuajr uawuru veaumui una Cinr. T6t Sir WJI balmy and refreshing, and th? streets were toon again filled witL citizens, male and female, white and black, young and old. thronging the battery, wharvea and steeples A few random ahota were fired from the Confederate batteries. Sumter only occasionally replying It then became apparent that the fortreaa, on which all eyes were riveted, waa on fire A denae maga of smoke waa seen gradually to rlae above the ramparts Some supposed It waa merely a signal from Anderson to draw In the fleet to his aid. which were in the offing quietly riding at anchor. Four vesaela could be clearly distinguished ranged In line directly overtbe bar. and apparently blockading the port completely. Their Ions? blark hulls and smok?? stacks proved them to be I-'ederal steamers. Every one anxiously awaited the issue, and the suspense was very exciting. W 111 they come in and engage the batteries? was the query of every one. Poltroons If they do not, was the response of every person. The batteries fully expected the engagement to become general, and by the aid of glasses it was thought that a movement was made to this end by two of the war ships All on shore soon thought to see the sand flying from the Morris ltland batteries. About 10 o'clock all attention was riveted on Sumter. Beyond doubt a Are was raging In the Fort. The flames soon burst through the roofs of the houses with! u the walls, ar.d the densest smoke and flamts Issued In volumes. At this time Anderson scarcely llred a shot. The continual bursting of shells and showers of grape over the guns on the ramparts drove the noldlers under cover. From the iron battery on Cummina's Point a continuous Are was kept up. Its rifled cannon played sad havoc on that portion of Sumter facing it The ? .; r ?i? ??*? * - 1 untit; Hum me uuaunjr uaiiery aaa irom tori Moultrie wu very regular. Standing on Charleston battery and looking seaward you have, on the r ght, the mortar battery and Fort Johnson, nearest the city, and two miles and a-balf off A mile and a-half from Fort Jobnton is Cumming's Point battery.mounting three ten inchColumbalds, three 64-pounders, three mortars and one rilled cannon. Cummlng's Point is only fifteen hundred yards from Fort Sumter, and it can be readily imagined what havoc a regular tire created The men working the guns were perfectly protected by the sand redoubt, which was scarcely injured by the weak fire which Major Anderson kept up on It. The batterv was commanded by Major Stevens, with the < itadel Cadets under bis direction. Each shell from this battery found its destination within Sumter, and during the entire bumbirdmeut scarcely one missile of this character missed its mark On the other side of the barber, directly opposite Sumter, on oue of its strongest sides, lay Fort Moultrie, which durinir the na?t thr??? mnnth* had bt-en strengthened by every appliance which military art could suggest Its merlons, moats, glacies, embrasures, etc., perfectly protected the weak walls of the old fort, and made the gunners secure while at work from this pblnt. Throughout the engagement vast uuinbers of hot shot and heavy balls were discharged, llebind the point on Sullivan's Isiiind, nearest Charleston, the floating battery was situated with two sixty-four and two forty-two pounders, and its impenetrable sides of iron and palmet'o logs rendered the men so securs that thev indulged during the contest in pastimes with cards, etc. Mount Pleasant battery, five hundred yards from the floating battery, mounts two mortars within excellent range of Sumter, and from here the shells were thrown with the greatest precision Thus you now have all the positions of the works bearing directly on Sumter. Through I Frldav morninir all fhwu? ???- ? --*? ? ?J ?. wv. >yu ?* CIC O^UTCIJ engaged. Three times Anderson's barrack* were set on fire, and twice bis men extinguished the fiames. but to do this It was necessary to employ nil the force in drawing water. More effectively to do this, it was necessary tbat tome meu should go outside the walls aad band buckets through the port-boles, being me in while exposed to the terrific fire of the batteries. This expedient for | obtaining water was not resorted to until the third time the quarters were on fire, and the fire and flames had increased to such an alarming pitcti | Meantime Major Anderson's guns were silent, and bis enemies1 active. By noon the fiamcs burst from every quarter, and from many of the portholes. and it soon became evident that the destruction of the fortress was complete. INCIDENTS OF THE SURRENDER. A Charleston dispatch reiatts the following incidents: Major Anderson stated that he surrendered his swora to uen. Beauregard as tbe representative of the Confederate Government Hen Beauregard said be would not receive it frr.ru ao brave a man. lie aaya Maior Anderson made a staunch light, and elevated himself in tbe estimation of every true Carolinian During tbe tire, when Major Anderson's flagstaff was shot away, a boat put off from Morris island, carrying another American flat; for him to fight under?a noteworthy instance of the honor and chivalry of tbe South Carolina s ceders and their admiration for a brave man During the raging of tbe flames In Fort Sumter, tbe ittlrers arid soldiers were obliged to lay ou their facts in the casements to prevent suffocation. Major Anderson expressed himself much pleased that 110 lives had been sacrificed, and says that to Providence alone is to be attributed the bloodless victory. He compliments the firing of tbe Carolinians, and tbe large number of exploded shells lying around attr t their effectiveness. The number c: soldiers in the fort was about seventy, besides twenty-live workmen, who assisted at the kuiis Hisstockof provisions was almost exhausted, however. He would have been starved out in two more days. The entrance to the fort is mined, and the South Carolina officers who visited it alter the surrender were told to be careful, on account of the heat, lest it should eiplode The scene In toe city after the ra sing of the flag of truce and the surrender is lnde?crlbabl?-; Unpeople were perfectly wild Men on horseback roue lurougo me streets proclaiming the new. amid the greatest enthusiasm. The forces of Major Anderson were entirely inadequate to effectually work the guns and attend to tne Incidental requirements. It Is not to be wondered at, und?fr the circumstances, that Fort Sumter surrendered. The men were ou duty 36 hours, with balls or shells striking the casemates and guns of the fort constantly. Competent military men state that the iHtense vibration or shock produced on the brain and nervous system of those in the vicinity is terribly exhausting. At the siege of Sebastopol the mej who worked the guns were relieved every twenty minutes and groomed with whisky and iannel to enable them to endure (he concussion produced by the firing of their own guos and the shock of the enemy's balls and shells striking the fortification. The concussion attending the firing of a columblad la the enclosed casemate of a fort U said to be terrible. ib contrast with tbe conduct of Mm Inaction of tbe war fleet, it la staled that an old slave passed through the hottest Are, with a sloop load of wool, on Friday evening, and came safely to the city. Somebody told him be would be killed In the attempt. '-Can't helpdat," said be, "must go tods town to-night. If anybody hurt dls chile or dls boat, masaa see "blm about It shu&h." His sloop received four shots. It is reported that Major Anderson sent in bis resignation, to take effect on the Inauguration of the Ltncoln government, but do notice was taken of it. The Fort is burned into a mere shell; not a particle of woodwork can be found. Tbe ?uns on one tide of tbe parapet are entirely dismounted, othera spilt, wLile tbe gun carriages are knocked iuto splinters. Major Andersen says tbe accuracy of the firing surprised him and tnat if be bad bad two hundred more men, one-half would have been killed for want of auitable protection. Major Anderaon aaya it la preposterous to flgbt aucb a people. One of tbe officers In the fort remarked that tbey had endt-avortd not to lire on expoacd individuals "Yea," aald Major Anderaon, "1 gave ordera not to alt;ht men, but to alienee batteries ' Beth men and officers were l?ej;rlmmed with smoke and powder. The batteries which hsve done the most mischief are the Dablgroen battery, Sievena battery and the rifled cannon Aa regards harbor defense, tbe fort is just as mm 'I' I. ? ' KiiwaiiTii. luc twriiwia VI |WWC1, UMgMi there In prime condition, and Dear on both sides. Major Auderson w*a obliged to throw overboard a large quantity of powder to prevent explosion, and It was floating around the fort to-day. On? of the alas carried brand)' to Major Anderson in a beat, after the Hre, and the latter said it was very acceptable, as the men were completely exhausted by their labors. 1 mention this to show the kiad and chivalrous relation betwn?n the offlcete. Before going late action M?jer Anderson teat word by an aid of General Beauregard to the Governor, thanking him for kiad attentions during the past two moatha, and very solemnly s*id. ' Farewell, gentlemen, if we do not meet airain bete, I hope we shall ox* in a halter 1W14." The fort bu b?tn irarrlaonsd by tb? PtlaMtte Guard* and pat under command of LI?at*Mnt _ Colonel Ripley, who commanded Fort Mooltrln alter the departure of Major Anderson 1 The city la rnaoalnff tta uaual quiet Every- J bodv la exchanging congratulation* over the *uf? * ceaaful termin^nn of the If ht; but aoldlera are 1 Itchln? for a knad-to-handbruah The Con fed erate flag and the Palmetto flag were hoisted on ? aeparate ?para .Imultaneoualy , l)r a Wvll* l^miarfrte^ (K* awwn?ui ?* P?rt imter, who wh slightly wounded, Is a bob of Rev Dr Crmvrfb-d, of Philadelphia W. Porrher Miles, of Charlsston. telegraphs to Mrs Doubled*v. at Washington, that a report of her husband'* insanity is without foundation It Is ?>elleved thtt Capt Doubledsy. who Is a strong republican, r?fised to obey Major Anderson's command to surrender, and was consequently placed in irons Ptrisiai. Captain C. L. Kllburn, U. 9 Army, la at Brown's. "Jasper," (Mr. Salter.) the Charleston correspondent of the New York Times, who was sent from Charleston so peremptorily by the seres lnhl>l. V. .. ... I k 1 !- L-l *- ' ' ?vui?w, ?mm ail ?cu Un C W ilU ? WUUiC SftUi, IUU 1* at the Washington House. Hon. W D. Kelly, Pa: Hon A. K. | McClure, do ; Hon Jas. Dixon, Ct ; Col Bonne- 1 ville. U, S A ; Tburlow Weed, N. Y : Hon G. ^ C. Davld?on, 4? ; Hon. C. M. Clay, Ky ; Hon. , F. M. Al*>urger, N. Y.; Gen. J N Nye, do ; ( Gov J R Jackson. N J ; Capt T BMlev, f U S N ; Com Alden. do., are at Wlllarda'. Liictbsant Hlimmu as Sib* bt as OrridB or tub Wyamdottb?The Pottsville Journal of . last week publishes a private letter from a officer , on board tne United States steamer Wyandotte, now In Penaacola Bay. dated April 2d. In which i the following paragraph ocenrs: The force down nere consists of the frigate Sa- j bine. 50 guns; steam sloop Brooklyn, ^ guns, sloop St Louis, 20 guns, and last and least In stie, Dili Dolling over with spunk and grit, the Wyandotte. 6 guna. Fort Pickens .a a verv atrong bastloned fort, and very advantageously situated The garrison ran j repulse seventy times tbHr numbers. Lieutensnt , Slrmmer fa one of the kind of men that would i wrap himself up In the American flag, and. if I neceaaarv, blow the whole thine to atoms lie * does not look like a very extraordinary man. he la small and inslguiflcent looking; but when he aaym , be will do- a thing, you may bet your "entire ( pile'' he trill. I never jaw a man In my life that could equal him In coolness. Amidst all the excitement he is as unconcerned looking aa If be bad nothing to worry him In the world. I The Kxcitixbxt in Baltimokk ?The Baltt- f more American of this morning says : ''Although j great xclten.ent prevailed, there waa but little ! animosity or ill feeling displayed amom; the two Crtles The call of the Administration for volunir* nt* mill ? * * ? " vv ? ot4i iru u u*- uiuiwrf OI IDC cuy, and rumors of bring summoned to tbe armories for tbe purpose of being sworn la. kept miav In 1 susperseftbrougbout tbe day For several night* ' a number of tbe companies have maintained a regular guard for the purpose of protecting their , armories A number of voung men who have hitherto been attached to tbe organization known as Minute Men. and who are warmly attached to tbe Union, left for Washington with tbe Intention I of enlisting in tbe United State* Army.'' m* Mayor B'own, of Baltimore, who, at tbe 1 request of parents. had written to the Mayor of Charleston to obtain the release of their sons (minors) who bad enlisted in the Southern army, , received yesterday morning the following dis patch from tbe Mayor of Charleston : , Charleston, April 14. i Hon G. IP. Erotcn, Mayor: The Confederate , States have possession of Fort Sumter,without tke loss of one drop of blood on either side The 1 bombardment coutinaed for thirty-one hours C. Macbeth. Mayor " 1 Fort Picke.-m waa Reisfokced ?The follow- < lowing deapatcL wu received by Governor Wlie on Saturday. Mostoomebt, April 13 ( To Hon H A. Wi$e.? By authority of the Hon. t L. r Walker, Secretary of War, i have to Inform i you, for general publicity, that on la*t night rein forcementa were thrown into Fort Pickena by the J Government at Waabington in violation or the ^ convention exiating between that Government \ and thia Confederacy. Jobs Tyler. Jr. ^???i 4 NEW SPRING STYLE < OF CARPET1NGS. ' Ju?t received at the old at*n<l of the lata firm of Cl&K?tt & t>odaon a new aupp!? of elegant Three-ply and Double-ingrain Carpetings, ( which ware boa*ht in New York from thea>? ta of the manufactouea at panic pnoer, and will he aeiU accordingly. ap 16 eo3w J AS. H. PODSON. ( ?/ OS8UTH?Thia oelahrated Stallion (the beat t IY bred and fa-iteat trotting atailion that r\ < haa ever been in the ) ha* *rnr?<t n 1* i stand and oommenced hit c*ound teaaoc at tne ctabla of the aubacrrt>?r, (formerly Oortey & Cook's.ion E'ghth at. Admirari of fine atoik are i inntsd to oall. Full partiou ars will be found ia > the bi'l*. I Mares sent from a diatauoe will b? cared for at < my atahlea at 40 oeat* per day. 1 ap 16-2T THO W. WILLIAMS. ' For Two Weeki Longer! 1 Owing to the inclement weather .and ad-sire \ to accommodate all persons, tce have determined to l*ep our Store open I FOR TWO WEEKS LONGER! ? RIDDLE'S GREAT BALL ] or %J~ Z3 V\T JU Xj TT r POSITIVELY T9 CLO?B OH THB FlBST Of MiV. Now iii tke Time to make ?onr seleotions from oar Extensive and Beautiful Assortment of J EWELRY FOR THE LOW PRICK OF ONE DOLLAR. COME AND GET A i GARNET SET For ONE DOLLAR J LAVA SET For ONE DOLLAR CAMEO SET For ONE DOLLAR \ PLAIN GOLl) SET For ONE DOLLAR CORAL SET For ONE DOLLAR ? MOSAIC SKT For ONE DOLLAR J ENAMEL SET For ONE DOLLAR f Or, A or cf oar Acaortnent . of SMALL ARTICLES For FIFTY CENTS CALL AND EXAMINE a*d MARE YODR SELECTIONS EARLY. STl'DS AND BUTTONS, 2 iJl ?mmm... FOR ONE'DOLLAR. 1 PLATED KNIVES AND FORK*, SALTS, 1 SPOONS, NUT CRACKERS, GOBLETS, * Ae., Ac., Ae., * FOR ONE DOLLAR. n REMEMBER: WE CLOSE OUR STORE ; on the I FIRST DAY OF MAY. No. 302 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE. ^ CLOSING OUT AT A GREAT SACRIFICE. . >? It lw.r * PEACE. PEACE. PEACE.-F< r rent or t oh&niA in CJLrt for flit* Brnnart* av w- 1 lands, a very valuable FARM, oontaming 131 aoree .1 of choice land ; goad huildines; healthy loottion ; pleasant y situated ten milMfrom Washington, D. a L\ Apply to O. G. fAGK, No * * Sereath at., (Odd Fellowa' Hall,) Washington City, D. C. ap l?-lw* * Im MURK NEW GOODS. J AM Now receiving new aaaaliea of DR ESS GOO IIS, in Snke, Grey Gooda, Koptine, Delainee, f Lawns, Chal lee. Small Check Silka, Ao Call % oarly and get first ohoioe Alao, a large aeeortment _ of MOURNING GOODS of all kinds at < ur uaaal low prices. HENRY EGAN. 33S Pa ? .. I Soath side, between 6th and 7ih ate., ap i*-6t?if New Iroa baildiags. MILITARY LAWS OF THE UNITED 1*1 St*toe, relating to the Army, Marine, Volanteera, Militia, boooty l^aada, Peaaiona, Rulee . and Articles of War: the Constitution be ( apt, A. r R. H?tie!, Unit'a Statee Army. Thia riv<e *<I disputed eneetioM, and i* invaJuable joat now. Jf RnimH ? ? ' * ' wuuu? *t# WHM, wiotw, Of 7I? liiiv OI LIDOOlD 10 * cent*; B.ne Book 25 oenU _ , ALFREI> HUNTER, * p I5-Jt* WnUrd*' Hot?' t-qaara. ? LBATHAM'S OMNIBUS LINE WILL. ON * &m after Monday. April IS, I88l,^rrw-^*^ tun M*mb Vva?mn*U>n ud Aiei-aiK^# ac<mant the fo u? ing hoar*: LMTt^BzSC Alexandria at 5*,?. 9 30 and 11.3' . ? , ?u<l IJO ~ and 4 p. ra ; leav ' WMhington at S, 10J30 ud IS a i m . aud 2,2 3D and 5 p.m. ? Theotfiooeare at Pamnel ^tioemon't Hat and ! 8hrt? Store, npp ?;te Amo? Horn*. W?chiuf ton, and breen'i Maaaion Hons*. Alexandria. Paa- ' Angora called for at any point within the oily limiU of pithy. Faro each wm 30 oeal*. ap 15-n rZlBBS' HAIR STORK. ? onjuad, _ rr?..jsp-'ifiist ? tod GaITERS *t friM* to autttitUaM.^^ re ^or^'dTpS^y^?!uilm.Vfjlj J AUCTION SALES. Br CLKARY ft ?REKN. A?eti<,?<?*,. PXTENSMVKULKUF FKATHKR BKDf Cj Boliih? 1?> PtLLtWI. MtTTIMin, Kr| itTrmi. Fb?!?cb m.at? Mik*o*?.4i , *r ?<?? PHL'RSDA V MORMNO, Afn mh.?tio?'0lk ,??* * fcff* ninrooii IB Wo?-i??'?i'i Hairi r(' iPl ?v?nu?, l<Hh %i.d 1 tk mi i m w vi j ?? ? ? ww ? ???>% ??? < uv*n1 ?|q ?ffecu. being a portion of U>? Furniture of Clar's <ot?l. We i ?m? in part? 9 Krather Rate, Uarge ramb*r of PfTlov" ard Bo'strrs, 0 Hur, Hcsk and other M?ttr?e*M, (*hi?f?uT and Painted French Bedstea .;?. *Co moo Ur<Meals. I Wardroba. |*hof% .? Dree log Bureaus. J Mahogsn* Hair eat |iho(MT. fair ted and other Bureau*. k I aria naaiber of Case eaat aad Wo<d eeat Chairs, Gilt-frame French plate Mlrrwa. *> Toilet Tables wit" ?la?aee, A Painted Chamt?er Tables, Brrn> fast Tab e?. A Double and t^mg'e Withstands, Mahoganr Leaf and other TaMes 1 Wa.uot frani<- Bar Room Settees, ocrerad with Krame.led Cloth. Term* oashand *a e positive. ap 16 2t CLEAR V A ORKHN. A acts SBrJBONIZ 4 GRIFFITH. Auetion?o^s Ai-fOF ?iROCF.RIF9 s!?B Fl'RMTURB On WKDNK9DAY. April mb. at 10 o'aloafc a. ii.. we will eef! at the norutr of J enth et. aad New k*<>rk arenue, a ,arg? iot ??1 Groceries. ti? : A'tm, i.i?v.< r?, *-gars, Tear. .f*?. hn.M. **rf1:n?e. riekiea. O'ocker* Wi'?, Wood and Willow Ware, 8t> it F xfard, k.e. W iti- % vauety of aiticiea to? ramaroae U> we tioa After wh'oh w? will ae!) the Hou?e?M'ld Farm ; ire in ta* uv^linc above the it>re, : Jaefine Roiewoo<1 Pia o, I'm Hair o oth Cor?rrd fo%?, Shaire an* R< okera Whatnot. ln.?Oi. Painticra, Sideboard. Wardrobe. Ba Mkui, t#t<>vea .*hiuie?, Matting, Ckrprtiii, Oiclot , Ae. T*rm? cash. apU St HONTZ A GRIKFITII. AooU Br WAM. k KA R > A H 0, AuctHiTjf*r? DRVOOonS. F*NCV ARTICLE?*, HATf. c*r? asds#hoe* *t Avcth'I ?O ^ EDNKS DAV MOHMNG.lTlh ir?t*nt, at o ciook. ?? rill ael . ai.>l oo'itinue <1ai ? a' the aame hoar. ao?i! ?e (li?poan oi the iar*e and well rejected atook ot 1 \rm ?Z.^. Am Lan^. I..ww4. Lt 1. - .. in ? w w'i" < - j ?ir ?! ' *?!? ? a o . if lore No. 5IS6 wi?t aide of ^?roLth. between M N ?tree'a A* * onanr* of bu*ine*a hu been 4**?rniin?d iron. thi? ?U>ok will t>e ?oid without reserve, & >*. 11 lota larreand p mall to cult ftirehaaeru. Term* eaah. apj J d WALI. A BARNkRD^A,m?U. |J All.IFF*!* SALE-Bt virtue of an order f I) diatra:n I atiali ?e I the cooda u<l otitttrl* ir theb"uaeon Pfnuaylvani* iv?n??. between in 113th et'eet*, north aide,or TrKPOAV MORN ING n-xt,a* " o'o.oefc, runaiatinir < f p? >er and Ki'oh*n I-mbiiure, Bar Fixture*. Wine* bud Perara. The flag wi 1 d**ic'.?te the h?uae. D. WEt?rEKHi.l.D, >p II Th.SAM** Bailiff. [D-THE ABOVE SAITE H A f* BEEN POST ?o..ad until TH' KSDAY MORMNG. April IV *ame honr and p!\ce. ep 1ft *? D. WE8TERF1ELT). Bailiff. gALTIMORL AND OHIO RAILROAD. cffj wi OF On and after t*urHJay, Apul 14th, 1361. the traic* will run aa followl.?are WASHINGTON at 4 28 aad "M"a. m . 145 aad 5 ?> p n Leave BALTIMORE at4 and 6 loa. m , 3 45 and i P Dl< Pasaecrerf fir the West, fcD'hwit and North red wi ! lake the 4 25 a m. ar.d 2 45 p m. train, rhio4* oonneot with Western trains at VVaahiofV r Junction. For rhi ade p'niaand New York, 4 25and 7.1* a. m and 2 45 p m For AtiDHDoUa. 7.10 a in. and 2 43 p. m. For Norfolk, 2 4> p. in. On Su?<1a? l>ut one tr&;n, at 2 45 p ?n . and rr *atur<1?y the 2 45 p.m. tra?n t? Philadelphia ?n:y. \V P HMIIH. ap W (ir.teiARepj Master ef T< anaportation RK MOVAL. IKO. J. JOHNWIN * CO Have removed to :hnr New tHore.on the corner >-t Twentieth at. ar><1 [>- ? 1 - - * " ' m. ftvoiiu^i wncr** incT n?vB ju*T '^CPirwl i urply of SKAHONABLK <iOODW at Tuno I'rioaa. The* name a f?w treat tiarcaiaa? i^no yard* Fa-t Colors Calionaa at 80 . worth Uc. ! 0 yard* Kejituckr Jean* At . wor'h >*s fl d< tan Genta' White Linen Hat #1 a?, 85 do La<1iea' do do #1?, 16 do do do do 01 *ar? fine. ?rey Gooda from 6*?e. to 62c. With a general assortment at graally radaard p-,o?a, to amttha time*. *p 1>-3I* f'HEAT SALE OF l? DRV GOODS. AT PANIC PRICES, Foe Cash We lave a large atook of SPRING DRESS SOODS ; a au, a gec*rai aaaortmeot of Stasia Arte.es, n>w io at >re. adapted to tbe general wants if limilies wluoh *j are ?el 111c at radaoad prioas or the ? ash. J. VV. CuLLKV A CO.. ap is 2w 42.1 7th at., t?tw D aod Pa ar. ^TKIN WAY Jk, SONS' AND RAVEN * BA iiu.1-9riAPlUB.-A :arce aaeortmeot^^^^ iti* just rx?en rrcived.?Pe<eoct in eeareb||B^Ba f a reliable inetrnmeiit at a low pno# are'" *" nvium to oai and examine at ilia Mai.e Store of w.o. mf.tzeroi r. Orderg received for Mr. MARCUS REBINE. Piano F*?rt* 't nn-r a? U O GREAT EXCiTFM EXT lt.EINFOKCEMF.NT OF HARVEY'S OYSTER DEPOT. No io!di?ri, but a v rnufiil ?upp ? of OYSTERS, lAKneRAU\ LfVK UtBirERS^, i#r-N n.rt HOaTON KIHH of all kind*. /_ J Don't fail to oali ana get the worth ofVlU# 'our money. T. M. HARVEY. ap 11 tf C ?tr?w. 1'u all whom it m a v concern.?a* iuj aon in law, Ker. Robfbt Kkllb*. h%? nod y eon??rt*d t<> aid me in aelt.m* ap the Mttw >f my late hu*h&nd. A- h. Y"unt thia is to notify ne public, acd f^peoialir thoee indebted to ?u<l >a'Me, that he. Mr. Kelfet, wi;l nereafter b? my >nly authorised mfd'.or attorney, to attend In my inameaa in thia connection, and any and a 1 other ?*t'i of attorn** heretofore tiven are hereby reroked. MARY A. young, e*ee?ui*. Mr. Kellenean lie a*?ii tt Mra. m. a. Yoim'i eaidenoe, i at, l>etv?en 9th and iOth ata., tot we-a he hi ur? of9 and 6 p. m. every day. a+ 10-if view books Jnat raoetrad by .^1 ute.nch a rich8tfci*,?T? Pa av. Maoatuay'a fiiatory of Enfiand, volume l hieor? of ti-a i'nit^d \?lk?r ?tui? k- i??? ? Jnfcley,2 vols; free by mtil ? Triio^i.t no>el. hy Geo Win. Cirtik (Vm by nail fi-SO AaOuL-ut. or Vuim* and Faith, Wy C<>ibum Adau>?: 91. Line Veaaer.a R ??? f lWUny. by Oliver Weadell Ho.mea, 2 vol*-, ree by mai'?1 75^ _ Oar usual aisoonnt of 10 to so per seat. oa ail k>und ap 9 FRKNCH A R1CHBTE1W, *iTb Pa. av. ' DIRECT IMPORTATION or I 'espfot/ully rail the a'tentioa of the ladies to lA.m* full and hn-.deom# a*i?>rtm*nt u(^\ ?|K5S$> g.?8K W I i.\9, STRAW fiOOOS of every deeensuon, ILK and LACK MANTLM, 81L* BAitfUM. "RIM>11NG5. LACt 8, K MBKOlDF.RIK*. Ao re I %di?e wi'I do well to exaatna my coods, a* liet will fiad them the finest and oaeapaat in th? nrfctt. M. WILLIAN, Impmtu, No. 32 Market Bpaoe, W as lung ton, D* C., apt 2w,if and .xo. 7 CiteTrertae, Pans. CREMCH A RICH8TF.INS L" LIST OF NEW BOOKS Maetalay'a Historv of Enriaad, vol ft, ?fte 1 rump*. a nor*;, hy fito Wm. Cartta. #1 M. Mecroea ud Negro Slavery, by J- H. Vaa ?vrte. I D,?l. _ An Oatoaet. or Virtae and Faith, by F. Colbero ^aaas. #i. In* Croeeed Path, hj Wilkie Colliaa,#!Jt i-ker.s' Oliver Tv it, Loueeto.d edition, i lea rated try DarleyA Gilbert, 3 vule., Itao.. fl36 l>ick*ne* Fickwiok Kgai?. household editor. luatiat*dl by larmi Gilbert, 4 vois., 1?sm , |> Any of the above prat by aiau free. lUr aeaai weoantof 10 30 per oent on a! t>onnd book* Mil FKENCH A RICHSTKIN, STSPa a* APFICKK8. PETTY OFFICERS, AND Sea J men who were oa board ot any I. S, aaipa at |m oaptere of aa; slaver ean have their eiaiea f.>r IMPORTANT TO MOUBEEBEPER& E. B.PUEEBEA CO.TI flnnatMd not only ABSOLUTELY AND PERFECTLY PTJEE, at (itMud front frdbt SptoM, WNM *M mmam r syr^&fcffiKB ssa'^TKT srt^mai& ?sysj??z4p sea piooa an almost lavariMtf short. Wiummm ? vsm-a? mfrsssstrmAMUMtatTy pro**. li U-if.DAW.tr 4K Tho old epUb ialMd PAWN OP- /On ^ AflCE. funaoriy oa Pmt. ?t#?h^,AwA T<ssspl%&?1fcSar:i',f,-< _ NOTICE! NOTJCK!! NOTICES ^lO.gOy kwwl M'tfbrKe?toMlt?l*N?.Ml C I.LIUiw ?M fiffto*' I. 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