Newspaper of Evening Star, October 24, 1861, Page 3

Newspaper of Evening Star dated October 24, 1861 Page 3
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LOCAL NEWS, Though Tbb Stab It printed On ths fastest team pn?*a la use south of Baltimore, Ita edition ta to Inryr a* to re^uir* It to be put to press at an early hour jMcevtisemeatj, therefore, ahonld be vent la before 12 o'clock x ; otherwise they may may not appear antll the next day. Tub Babnbt Cass Biro** tat Obphans' i Coubt, Judob Pcbcbll ?This ease came before the Court again yesterday looming, pursuant to the order of the Court at the adjourn meat on Friday last Of the counsel for petitioner. Messrs. Linton and Thompson were absent, and Mr. Kendall only appeared. During the progress of the < ** Mr Cms. H Winder came into Court ax additional counsel for defense The cross-examination of Mn. Catkarine Old.field (sister of Lieutenant Barney) was continued. Witness's mother asked Alexandrine Parfait repeatedly whether abe knew the things shout tip be. and she( Alexandrine) said that her mother told her Witness said abe did not believe It; and Alexandrine answered, " It la true ?my mother told me." She spoke In English, and she spoke English remarkably well Mr. Davidge baring written this portion of the evidence without inserting the word " remarkably objection was made by Mr Fendall, who Insisted on counsel writing down the answers of the witness ss tbey were given. Quite a lengthy discussion ensued, during which Mr. Davldge spoke of the course of the counsel for petitioner, and ssld tbst he Intended to argue this esse at the proper time, and he would then apeak not only of these matters, but of the publicity given to thla rase, and who it was that had gone before the public and flooded this community with indecent exposures, and for what purpose Mr. Fendall denied that be bad given the case any publicity; and said that if there hsd been sny appeals made through the public press, or efforts to obtain ontside Influence, It wan by the gentleman on the other aide (Mr. Davldge), who, not satisfied With conducting the case nere, had argued it through the press. Counsel for petitioner bad not made an effort to obtain outside Influence, or appealed to the public, if it was brought before tke public through the interpoaltion of anybody, It was the gentleman on the other aide. He <Mr Fendall) did not desire to bring In this evidence; but it was brought in by tb- gentleman's (Mr Davldge's) express order; and all the appeals to the public, or to influence outside of the Court, had been made by that gentleman. Mr. Davldge s^ld that was assertion; now for the facts. Mr. Fendall was mistaken He then went on to state at length, that when the Iowa decree was offered there was an agreement of counsel that If It w.is admitted in evidence, there should be no testimony taken, and asked, "Did 1 break that agreement? Mr. Linton came into court the next day and demanded that the evidence be taken. Your honor mast remember the parade that was made of these papers, (the specifications and vouchers.) and your honor must also remember the assault made by counsel upon Mr. Barney. Your honor said then that there bad been an agreement when the Iowa record was submitted to the court, but if the gentlemen called for proof your honor could not prevent them. Mr. Linton on that day took control of the case, and there was no active participation by Mr. Fendall " Mr Davldge proceeded to state that when Mr. Barney was called on to defend the actions of his whole life, then he (Mr. Davldge) saked the Court to compel tbe other side to specify the rbarges Mr. Fendall bad said that the publicity given to these papers, not in evidence, but ruled out, was owing to him, (Mr. Davldge.) but the facta were that Mr. Linton had declared his Intention to go on with the evidence, and all that he (Mr. Davldge) did was to protect bis client by seeking to make the other side specify the charges. Tbe proof cam; on b7 express order of the Court. When these papers were tiled In court as exhibits, nobody ever Ward of such a thing, and bis honor threw them out as soon aa he (Mr. D ) called the attention of the court to them Mr. Davldge *poke of the bundle as being "something so precious?wrapped up in parchment, and tied up with an inaia rubber string," and said they were ottered to the Court thus tied up. He enlarged on the points already made, and asked if any lawyer would stand up and say that nine out of ten of those papers were not inadmissible under the common law. Lawyers wereotflcers of the court; they owed a duty to the Court and to the public, and it was not right for a lawyer to offer any paper to the Court he knew to be Inadmissible Mr. Fendall, he said, had not offered thoee "papers, and he (Mr D ) did not believe he would nave done so, and Mr Linton would not If he had taken time to cooly and deliberately reflect. The papers were offered here In a moment of passion. That was the history of this proof, which is no proof, but thrown out of Court, except the Iowa record. Notwithstanding his Honor ruled them out, an sfternoon paper In the city of Washington published and spread them broadcast, and that was the publicity to which he (Mr. Davldge) alluded To his surprise he now round himself arraigned aa tbe party who has given publicity to certain papers?vouchers, be believed they were called in an evening paper Tbe only publicity he (Mr D ) sought was, when he saw the publication, he wrote a letter to the editor of the Star, because tbe reporter had not published with tbe papers a statement that they were ruled out. as he f Mr Davlde) read it, and a reader notlegal might nirly presume from It that tbe letters of Mrs Barney and the aflldavlts were really part and parcel of the case. He (Mr Davidge) could no longer remnin silent, but wrote a letter to Mr Wailach. He (Mr Davidge) would never have put his hand to paper, if papers which were ruled out had not been spread before the community without explanation; and many readers did believe those papers were before the Court. He (Mr. D ) for one. did not believe in the rights claimed by reporters in allowing them to report all cases which msy come before a court of justice, or in the privlieges they have or Imagine they have in relation to proceedings in such courts. With a few more remarks about the parchment wrapper and India rubber string of the specillcation and vouchers, Mr Davidge closed .. Mr. Fendall said he did not know nor think when he moved this objection to Mr D's notes of tbe testimony that it would lead to such a protracted dl?iussiou. He (Mr. F.) waa not here to defend bis associate, who was absent, nor to defend that afternoon paper. The statement was made in that paper without tbe knowledge of counsel for the petitioner, but he supposed it was tbe dnty of that reporter to state tbe evidence as it was given here He (Mr Fendall) would aasert here now, aa he asserted before, that it waa at Mr. Davldge'a Instance that those specifications were made and this evidence Introduced His (Mr. F'a) desire was to throw out this evidence and stand on the Iowa decree, but the gentleman on tbe other aide called for It. He objected to the petition because tbe charges were too general, and insisted upon having the specifications offered which were offered, and the charges In which have been sustained before tbe court. For tbe sake of the children, whose good no one had more at heart than himself, be shunned publicity, but tbe parties on the other side were responsible for It. ^ Mr Darldge said bis memory was a little better than the gentleman's, (Mr F.'a,) and after correcting some dates named by him he said that Mr Linton insisted on tbe admission of the evidence in spite of tbe agreement of counsel. Mr Fendall said that be acknowledged no such agreement This led to further discussion, during which Mr Fenddl said the gentleman (Mr. Davldge) callel for the specifications, and tbey came In as pirt of the petition, and as part of those apeclficatl >n? the vouchers came In. After fcrtber discussion, the cross examination of Mrs Old He Id was continued. Witness had seen Alexandrine before, on Seventeenth street, when she spoke principally la French, and spoke very little English Indeed Witness was then cross-examined at length as to her brother's habits anl other matters testified to by her previously, an 1 stated that on the children's arrival they were perfectly devoted to their tether?Chasev as much so as Eady. W ltness means by perfectly devoted ihat Chaaey seemed to be very affectionate to his father; said he wished to live with him, and would have no objections to a guardian, as he thought b guardian was to look after tbe money. That all the trouble in Paris was caused by Mr. Wllbor The last sentence Mr. Fendall objected to Mr D putting down, as ss it was no part of the answer to his question Mr Davldge said he bad put it In brackets, and noted that It was objected to Mr Fendall contended that such a course would not do. It was no psrt of the record, and must not be entered at all. Mr. Davldge said he wanted the record to-day to be a correct transcript ef all that occurred, and he Intended hen after to put down every word. Mr Fendall said then it ought to have been done all the time, and not commenced when all tbe evidence for the petitioner had been,given in, and just when it would suit the convenience of the gentleman on tbe other side If the gentlemen went to present that matter in tbe record, let tbem being It la, and give the counsel on the other side a chance to rebut It. Mr. Davldge said tbe point wssof such Titanic, such gigantic proportions, it was calculated to fill the mind of the beholder with swe, like the effect of the view from tbe summit of Mount Blsnc. The sentence was written down, but in the contemplation ef the law It was not there. Mr. Feadall said the point was not at all gigantic, It was a mere myth, by which the gentleman seeks to bring into the case Indirectly what he cannot bring us directly. Tbe Court thought all the effect it would have had been already produced. Mr. Fendall said be had no objection to It If it was shewed to go In aa part of tke evidence, so It could be reported. Objection sustained. Cross examination ef Mrs Oldfieldcontinued ? The first week after the arrival of the children they were with their father frequently; Chasey very much; and Eddy is still so; and the girls are with him frequently. Eddy not witn his father any ssore continuously than Chasey 1s with Mr JfeKnft # this dosed the croas-examination of this wit ness, v?hen the evidence waa read to her for cor rectlon. A few corrrctlona were made at th< instance of the witness, and several at the in atanre of Mr. Fendali to make the record corres pond with hia notea. When Mr Fendali wished one of these correc tiona made Mr. Davldge spoke of hit alow writ lng. Air. Fendali when another correction w?i to tx made, retorted that although he wrote so slow hi managed to get the evidence down correctly Mr. Davldge had put It down with his usual cor redness and rapidity. Mr Davidge said the gentleman must be care ful what strictures be made on him. Mr. Fendali said the gentleman had first reflect ed on him. Mr. Davldge said he had meant no reflectioi on Mr. Fendali, and believed h? would not mak< an intentional mis-statement, but from what h< says, It might appear that he (Mr. D ) colored the evidence by putting down things once oi twice, or leaving them out to suit his own ron venieace. There might be exceptional case when 1ft the confusion which prevailed here thi room was part of the time a bear-garden?b< might have made omissions. He was endeavor In? faithfully to do bis duty. Mr. Fendali said the gentleman fMr D ) said he did not put down What did not take place He (Mr. Fendali) put down what did take place Mr. Davldge said he would not be subjected t< any lnuendoes. After further discussion it was decided to pu In the expression which Mr. Fendali had noted Another discussion then ensued as to whether 1 should be written "1 have seen my brother a llttl< tipsy as other gentlemen," as the witness had be fore testified, or whether It should be writtei without the word "little," as Mr. Fendali had I put down when the witness stated it the seconc time At the request of witness It was written "i little tipsy." After the reading was concluded, Mr Davldgi offered as part of the record an '-exemplification' from the Clerk of the Supreme Court in Iowa being a transcript and papers of the proceeding! on an appeal from the Jasper county Dlstric Court on the decree of divorce to the Supremi Court of that State. The case was argued at considerable length when the fact was elicited that the proceeding! for appeal was commenced after Mrs. Barney'i death 1 Without reaching any conclusion In this cas< the court adjourned. Ma. Barney bkfork Justice Johnson?Yes terday at 5 o'clock p. m., Mr. 8. C Barney ap peared before Justice Johnson to answer to t charge of assaulting and beating his son, S C Barney, jr , better known as "Chasey" Th< ease will be better understood by the following explanation as to the issue of the warrant and ruling of the case The complainant first applied to Justice Johnson for a warrant, but the Justict assuming that the parent had a right to correc his child refused to Issue. The complainant ther went to Justice Glberssn, who heard his state ment and issued the warrant. Some conversatioi afterwards ensued, and one of the friends of Mr Barney thought the Justice prejudiced In th< matter, and the Justice thereupon agreed to th? ruling of the case before another magistrate, and It wns ruled before Justice Johnson Mr Giber on appeared for the complainant and Mr. Da vidge for the defence. Mr. Otberson moved that the Justice transfei the case for trial to some other magistrate, as h< had partially prejudged the case, and had ex pressed himself In very warm terms upon the con duct of the complainant Mr Davldge objected to the motion, and suggested that the defendant had a right to select and not the prosecution, quoting the language of the warrant requiring the prisoner to be brought b? fore the magistrate who Issued it " or some othei justice of the peace " Mr Giberson denied that there is any law to tx found giving such a prerogative to the arrested party. The warrant makes it discretionary witt the constable to take his prisoner before the sub scribing justice or some other more convenient He hardly thought the Justice would object to the motion under such circumstances Mr. Davidge thought that the Justice was able to give the case an impartial hearing. Justice Johnaon said he had not prejudged the case, as he had not as vet heard the evidence, and considered himself uncommitted to either part} concerned. Mr. Giberson said It was with the Justice t< try the case if he chose; but he wished It distinctly understood by the public that he proJustice Johnson?"I shall proceed to try the case with the defendant's consent." Mr. Giberson ?"Go on then, I protest " S. C Barnty, jr. sworn?Said that his fathei attacked him twice, both times In the street. The first time about three or four week ago on F street; the second, last Monday on E street. The flrst time slapped wltnnt on the face; tb< second time he wrung bis ears as hard aa he could, and slapped him afterwards. Justice Johnson.? Didn't he ask you to dc something for him? Chaaey.?He asked me to do some writing, and as i thought it bad something to do with his case (the case Oefore the OrphanspCourt.?Hep J 1 told him I would ask Mr Phillips. Mr. Giberson ?" Whose custody are you In Chasey.?"! am in the custody of Mr Phillips ': In reply to questions of Mr. Davldge and the Justice, Chasey said that the slap was a bard slap; but It didn't draw blood or leave mark*; but his father wrung his ears as bard as he could He felt ashamed that his father should treat him so, and call him names such as "a puppy" in the street. The incident attracted persons around Mrs. M Brontiugh sworn ?Mated that a week or two ago she heard a noise at her front door and went to see what it was She saw Mr Barney have Cha*ey by the ear She asked Chasey what was the matter, snd he told her his father had asked him to do sume writing, and he had refused, and for this he struck him Mr. Barney appeared to be angry, and witness told him to gc awav from her h juse, and she went In and locked the door. The children?Chasey and his sisterboard with the witness at present J. M Edwards (an intelligent boy of about thirteen, apparently,) sworn ?Testified that h< Was at the carriage step when Mr Barney came along and said to Chasey, "Chasey, I want you tc do that writing " Chasey said he couldn't. Mr Barney then Said be must; and Chasey replied "I won't." Mr. Barney took hold of his ears and Chasey got away and went toward Mr. Phil llps's house. When he ;ame back Mr Barnei took hold of bira again. Mr. Barney said he would get a cowhide and whip him well. Mr. Dt Kraft sworn ?Testltied that the children of the late Mrs. Barney are in tbe custody ol the Orphans' Court, and as agent of the court lc the custody of the Marshal of the District o] Columbia. Mr. Davidge proposed to submit the case. Mr. Giberson said he would make a few re marks, and was proceeding to argue that Mr Barney had no authority to correct or chastise tht boy under existing circumstances, when he wai interrupted by a remark of Mr Barney in a low tone, wbich we did not hear, and which wai checked by his counsel. Mr. Gi Oerson ?"I don't want to come In con tact wltb you, Mr Bsrnev. You won't trifle wit! me as with others, old man as 1 am." Mr. Giberson Intimated tbat tbe course of Mr B. in tbe Orphans' Court would uot be tolerated by him here He urged thai the position of the child in this case wss not of an ordinary character The child is not under the defendant's control and has certainly a right to crave surety of peace Mr. Davidge admitted tbat a controversy wai progressing in the Orphans' Court; but be had never heard that Mr Barney Was not tbe father o: Chasey. He urged tbe right of the parent to cor rect and chastise bis son for any offense; the onl] exception Is in cases of merciless treatment, whici has not been shown here. Mr. Giberson, in reply, contended that this wai no ordinary case of parent and child, and hoped that, although the justice had partially p ejudged the case, he would bear this in mind before h< rendered judgment, and also the fact tbat th< complainaut claims the surety of peace. Justice Johnson said that, in order to consul authorities, as the case was a novel one to him, h< would reserve his Judgment till this morning a ten o'clock This morning, Justic* Johnson announced hli decision, tbat In view of the facts tbat the ques tlon of guardianship of the children of Mr. Bar ney, as well as tbe effect of tbe Iowa decree, are still pending in tbe Orphans' Court, and no ordei of the Court dissolves the relation of parent and child, the case is dismissed Charge or Foxcikg a Skttlkmk.it ?Yester day morning, Anthony lbms and Jno B. Dleh were arrested and taken before Justice Donn upon a charge made by Mr. Myer, a sutler, that or Monday he went to the office of the accused foi the purpose of making a settlement of an account with them for goods be bad obtained A dispute with regard to the account ensued with Mr Ibmi and the complainant, and Mr lbms locked tbe door, and declared tbe complainant should nol leave till he settled the account. He wasdetained three hours, although he had other business ol Importance to attend to for the officers of tbe regiment, which suffered by tbe detention, and finally be bad to sign a note for the amount ai charged, which amount he says Is more than be owes. Mr. Diehl was released from the charge, as he advised Mr. lbms to let Myer go. Police?B*Jori Jut tie* Walttr ?The docket oi Justice Walter for several days shows the following Corporation cases:?Mrs Holleran, selling liquor without a license, was dismissed with the payment of SI 49. E Lomax, for overcharging bark hire, lined SA 09. A. Latrultte, keeping billiard tables without a license, fined f 10 as Paul Banman, selling on Sunday, dismissed foi Isck of proof Bernard Hayes, running a wagon without a license, dismissed by paying the licenM fee and ?8 cents costs. A moth is Sample Sellihg Case ? H Newman of New York, was rrrested by pstrolmsn Feswick. for seltlug goods by sample la this city He was taken before Justice Thompson, and fined *>? Sri.liso by Sample.?'The old Dracttce of dealer* Id northern cities selling goods by sample In Washington, which was a cause of great com plaint with our merchants several years ago, and suggested the passage of a hw to prevent it, ap- < p*ars to hare been resumed by merchants abroad, t Yesterday C. Moser, of New York, wis arrested by Patrolman Fenwlck and taken be fore Justice Walter. The evidence showed :bis offering the < goods by sample, but the case was d'smlssed, the justice not perceiving that the law was violated. 1 Soon niter Mr. Moser was a rested upon another ( case, similar to the one dismissed, and taken be- i fore Justice Thompson by the same ollicer After a thorough Investigation Mr Moser was lined 8*20 94, whlsh he paid. Justice Walter says he did not have the law before him when the first | case was being tried, but has since found the law t bearing upon the case. ? Ckntral Goardhobbb Casks?Before Justice Thompson ? V. Fontanr, disorderly conduct; fine j $1 94. C Tlmmons, do.; SI 91. Jacob Fraunk, , vagrant; workhouse 30 days. Robert Lansing, John Campbell, and James Wilson, keeping a gambling noose; held to ball In S200 each for a : further bearing. Albert Lee. fighting; line SI 94. Wm. Tyler, do ; dismissed. Wm Jones, vagrant, committed to the workhouse for 30 days by J ustlce I Stratton, was retained all night to wait for the wagon" this morning. j ' Thxatrr.?A wonderful bill to-night, with both the favorite performers, Miss Oenin and t Miss Kate Ross. Thk Campbklls continue to draw full houses < t at Odd Fellows' Hall by their inimitable per- < ' formances. See announcement elsewhere. ? Thr Mrtropolitan Opkra Troup*, of which t fame speaks so high, opens to-night at Odd Fell lows'Hall, Navy Yard. See advertisement. i India Rubber Goods ?We are pleased to state j that now all kinds of India Rubber goods, ins eluding Rubber Blankets, Rubber Clothing, j > Ac., Ac., can be obtained in this city at maitnt faciurer's prices, at the India Rubber Warehouse, i 308 Pennsylvania avenue, between Ninth and t Tenth streets. oc IR-tf ' 9 Thr Porrors or War can be greatly mitigated J by that sovereign remedy, Holloway's Ointment, \ , as it will cure any wound, howevor desperate, if it ? * be well rubbed around the wounded parts, ani they I i be kept thoroughly covered with it. A pot should be in every man's knapBaok. Only 25 cents per pot. j oo 21-lw , Notick.?Beware of counterfeits and unprincipled dealers endeavoring to dispose of their own . and other articles on the reputation attained by i . HelmboUTs Extract Btuhv, a positive and speoific remedy for diseases c.f the Biaddsr. Kidneys, Gravel. Dropsy, Ao., Ac., Ao. Ask for Helmboid's. ' Take no other. See advertisement in another col- t i umn. se3H r ?????? m ' Covshs.?The sudden changes of our climate are j sources of Pulmonary, Bronchial and Astkmatie { AJfeetions. Experience having proved that simple f remedies often act speedily and certainly when " t taken in the early staces of the diseaBe, recourse i should at once be had to " Brown's Bronchial I . Troches" or Lozenges, let tho Cold, Cough, or lr- j ritation of the Throat be ever so slight, as by this 1 precaution a more serious attaok may be effectually I warded off". Public Speakers and S->nt*rs will find them effectual for olearing and strengthening the voice. See advertisement. del-lv MARRIED. In Baltimore, on the 23d instant, by tho Rev. Mr? , Sheib. Mr. CHARLES JOHNSTON and Mrs. ' [ ELIZABETH AUGUSTOFER. { DIED, ' On the 23d instant. Mrs. HARRIET R. DAILEY. aeed 44 yearB Th?friends of the family are respectfully invited 1 to attend her funeral, to-morrow. at 3 o'clock - from 5 the residence of her husband, corner Seventh ana Fsts, south. * { r On tho morning of the 24th instant, W1LLIAM. aged 4 tears and 10 days, youngest child of M- H. ; and Susan B. Stevens I Hi* funeral will taserlace from No. 4?? Missouri < e avenue, to morrow (Friday.) at 2 o'clock. The relatives and friers of the family are rospectfully invite! to attend, without further notioe. < On the morning of the 24th instant, at 4,H o'clock. ( ' after a brief but painful illness of pneumonia. which she patiently Lore as only an humble believ- ' i ?*r in Himsf Calvary can bear, and in the pe*ce- , ful hope of an eternal lif? to comt, surrounded by , the family oirHe. Ef IZABF.TH LARCOMBE. . i wife of John Larcombe, Sr., aged 61 years and 7 months. ' ' The relatives and friends of the deceased are oordially in vfted to atteid her funeral, from her .'ate > residence, on Virginia avenue, below 6th st. to- 1 . morrow (Friday) afternoon, at 3 o'clock, without ^ . further notice. * On the a 1 instant, at 5 o'clock, of chronic creup. J 5 JOSEPH WM ARTHUR, aged 2 years and 5 months, eldest child of Richard and Rachel Gormley. The friends of tne family are invited to attend r the funeral, from tho residence of the parent*, on ! Third st. east, between D and E sts. south, at 2 < r o'olock to-morrow evening. ? ? ! T ATTENTION. LATHES! < - M. HA VE Just reo*ive<1 a large aisortmentof new style Hoop Skirts, Balmoral Skirts, Jouvan's Kid > Gloves (7a cents per pair,) Buck and Kid Gauntlets. best mtkes of White and Colored Corsets, [ Embroidered Lin?n and i;ambno Collars and Sets, Linen Cambric Handkerchiefs. Cotton and VVooli en Hosiery and Gloves, Ao. THE EUREKA ATTACHMENT SKIRT. t , I would lespectfully oall the attention of Ladies to the above new stvle Skirt. the advantages are! The lower hoop, being round and turned in front, I forms a lever, keeping the skirt in perfect form thereby not allowing it to hitch up or get entangled ' in any way whatever < The open space in front forming a oirole obviates I 1 all obstruction to the feet while walking or getting 8 ' in and out of carriages. Owing to its peculiar construction, the tendeooy | while sitting is to fall in a v>ry graoeful position. < HKNRV EGA.N, ' , 333(south side) Pa. averue, oo 21 fit New Iron Building. I IN EN SHEETINGS. PILLOW LINENS, [ ^ Biankets, Comf >rts, Quilts, Cotton Sheetings ( , Table C olhs, Tiokings. Towels, Napkins, and al i other kinds of Dry Goods for the u*e of housekeop- ( ' ers, at our proverbially low prioes, marked in plainJ < ' figures. Curtains, Oilcloths, Carpets, Rugs, Ac., upser i floors. 1 An inspection of stock solicited: it imp'les no \ obligation to purchase. PERRY A BRO., 1 I oo i^-5t Pa. avenue and Ninth st < THE SUBSCRIBERS beg leave to inform their | patrons and the pubiio generally of be-^?a < I ine ampiy supplied with a superior st ck of>M FALL and WINTER GOODS. I* i | They also respectful y invite attention of \|# i their Army and Navy customers, and thosei requirint outfits in that line, to their superior aual- 1 ' itiea of Swords, Epaulets. Shoulder Straps Belts, Ohateaus, Hats, Caps Sashes, and Gold Laces, 1 constantly on band, which are warranted as repre i f sen ted, 1 Whilst tendering thanks for the liberal patronage < , ei joyed, thejr will endnavor to merit a o< ntiauaaoe. < r F. J. HEIBERGER A CO, (Successors to H. F. London A Co ,) CITIZES, MILITARY and NAVAL TAILORS, 1 362 Pennsylvania Avenue. oo 16 eo3m e |> BF.RGNER'S PHILADELPHIA LAGER BEER! \ S.STERNBERSER, , SOLE A O E N T, No. 323 D Strxkt, i (Adjoining Star Offioe.) A large supply oonrtantly on hand. oo 15-lm DR. M. KOCH, CHIROPODIST FROM PARIS. 1 And from S02 Broadway, New York. Branch office?246 Pennsylvania avenue, between , 12th and 13th sts., Washington, V. C. Corns, Bunions, Soft Corn*. Callosities, Club i Nails, and Nails penetrating the flesh, Ao ,cured without causing pain or inoonvenienoe to the < ' patient 1 The Bootor Shoe oan be worn immediately after ' - the operation. His treatment is founded on the r strictly rule of scienoe, such as ail Surgeons will i app'ove. His oharges are quite moderate, trifling indeed, compared with the relief and satisfaction he affords , the sufferer. [ Refers to the Physicians and Surgeons of this I oity. : Persons attended at their rooms or residences > without extra oharge, by leaving orders at 246 Pa. ave , be>t. 12th and ISth sts. o? 1-lm* i t OMETHING Nlc\V-SUPERIOR HULLED I t CORN ?The subscriber, having got the agency t to supply Georgetown with this delicate preparation of Corn, would respectfully ask of his frvnds. . and the public at larce, to give it atrial. Aiso, ' Popped Corn, plain ana sugared. < WM BRADLY, Agent. 1

Pa. avenue, between 18th and 19th sts. ; N. B.?Manufacturer of Marble Mantles, Monur ments, Table Tops, Ao. A large assortment a ways [ on hand. oc 19 3m I CHOUGHS, COLDS', HOARSENESS, Ao. / * TyJL SR9s COMPOUND SYRUP OF OUM ARABIC. 1 This ple<sant and popular Cough Remedy has I , been so long known and extensively used that most 1 persons have oeoome familiar with its extraordinary cfficaoy. It oan be had at all the pnno pal ( drug stores, at 25 aud SO cents a bottle. > ' oo l4-d2mAeo4m* ; ! ITNION OYSTER DEPOT.?The undersigmd \ respeotfully announce to theirjf^. J friends and the pub to that they have (VA/aJ ' always on hand a fresh supply of the^^^jH^ << I best Ovsters the market oan supply, r and served in everv style. s Families and Sutlers supplied. 8WORDACO, I I oo 5-1 m* 49S, oorner of 12th aud K sts. i III ULIARDS ! BILLIARDS!! j Cheap Pricks. Six Imp'owd Marble Bed Tailts. } We wish to inform oit sens and strangers that r we still oonlmae at our reduoed prioes, which ia one ihird lees than the usual oity prices, via: 8...I. f^.., J',, , Athenanm Billiard Saloon. 430 Pa. av. ; oo 7 eo?t* E Juvr RECEIVED, one of the largest stooks of e? and Fashionaole Clothing ever offered in C V\ asi.tngton, which mast be sold within the next i thi. ?y days to make room for winter goods. Per- i l sons wanung Clothing. Furniahing Goods, Trunks. Hais and Cape, should oall soon, as now is the " tine for bargains, at No. 460 Seventh at, opposite i , Post Offioe. oc T 1m ' mmmm i ? fob sale amd rent. p<>R RENT-Om linili BRICK HOUSE, on r K atreet. between lith and 12th ata. Inquire of JEO. VV. STEWART.at the atore corner of H ind 13th ata. oo 21 3t IfOR RENT-A fnrr.iahed PARL" R. with a I Chamber oomraunya'ing A'co, two epa^oaa Chamber*, which oommunicMe. App to Mn. MARGARET SPALDING, .192 Fourth at, bewe'n D and E. With or without Board. oc24 3^ ^JTHRE AND CELLAR FOR RENT. In^ quire at oornsr H and Eleventh eta.. No. 4 31. oc 23 at' WAREHOUSE ON THE WHARF FOR " RENT?The Brick Warehouse, with alate oof and four floora, No. 75 Water atreet. Georgeowo.br the Government Ferry, and suitable for i wholesale grocery to supply sutlers. Apply next loor, No. 77, Also, a Brick Carriage Hon se and Stable, with I hydrant in the yard. Apply at GEO. fPPERUAN'S Groeery, corner or Bridge and Jefferaon its., Georgetown. oo 22 3t FOR RF.NT?A HOUSE on PennaylvaKiaav., No. U3, with gaa, and water in the yard, with )r withont funiture Also, one on H atreet, No. rS Inquire of DOCTOR NEUMAN, 76 K at. oo 31-4t* FOR RENT?HOUSE 409 Pennsylvania a*., over the bookstore of Franok Taylor?a place for a profeaaional man. ae 4-tf HANDSOMELY FURNISHED ROOMS.II Four handsomely Furniahed Rooma, supplied with gas and water, and convenient to the Parent tnd Post Office Departments, for rent. Apply at I90K Massachusetts avenue, north aide, between Hb and <th ata. ma33 boarding. BOARD.?Families and single gentlemen can obtain very pleaaant Furnished Rooma, with Board, on moderate terms, at 391 and 393 C, between 3d and 4>4 streets. Transient and Table Boarders accommodated. oc 9 2w* ~~ educational. PLAINFIELD ACADEMY, Nrar Carlisle, Pa.?31st seaaion (2o weeks) commences Norember 4. Thorough instruction and the comforts >f home. Circulars at Star Office Will be at Martin's Hotel October 17th ; or addre?* R. K. BURNS, se y> eolm Plamfield, Cumberland oo , Pa. 117ASUINGTON ANDGEORGETOWN Ffi" MALE SEMINARY, A Boarding and Day School, So. 422 Ftt .between fit* and 7tk stsWashington ; and Plo. 151 West *t.. Georgetown. The duties of thia Institution were resumed in September. Circulars may oe obtained at thebookitores, or by addressing the Prinoipal. ae28-eotf M. J. HARROVER. georgetown advert'mts Y**E=?UNION LEAGUE, OF GEORGETOWN. .L3 A meeting of the Uiaon League, of Georgetown ?ill be held at Society Hall, THURSDAY EVENING next, at7,*i o'clock. All members are particularly requested to bepresent. oc 23 2: W. H. TF.NNEY, Presiden*. THE CREDITORS OF THE LATE JAMES O'DONNOGHUE will receive the first divilend of 35 per cent, on application to F. W. JAMES, Attorney at-Law, oc 23-2t 164 BridfO streat. WHOM IT MAV CONCERN.?All persons indebted to Spilmau A Hunt, or Spilman k Co., are hereby notified to make payment of the tame to no one except th" undersigned JAMES D. SPILMAN, Or F. W. JONES Georgetown, D. C ,Oot. 31,1861. oc 22-3t* NOTICE.?Under an aisignment from Jas. D. "'eiiman, dtiN recorded, the un'ersigtied alone a entitled to collect the debts iefe?rcd to in the lbov6 notice. H. E. BERRY. Oct. a, 186?. oo Buckskin gloves, GAUNTLETS. Ac. We call the attention ofSutlers, Regimental Officers, and other* wishing to purchase Buokskin Stoves, Gauntlets, Mittina, Purses, Tobacco l'oujlies. l'ortmonnaies, Lecgins, Ac., at wholesale, to aur extensive *tock?all of our own manutaoture? it our store, 105 High street, Georgetown. Our Gloves Gauntlets and Mittens are of the t>e?t auahty, of real Buckskin. Military Buff and White Gauntleta, BoxingS lives, Buokskin Shirts and Drawers, made to irder. KaMSBIJRG A EBERT, 105 High Etreet, Georgetown, 1). C. N.B.?A larce quantity of scraps of Buckskin *nd Chamois for polishing guns, accoutrements, fco., on hand. se2?-lm MASSEY, COLLINS A CO.'S PHILADELPHIA DRAUGHT. Expected this day, per steamer J. Jerome? *0 barrels XX DRAUGHT ALE, 40 do. XXXX do. do. too hlf.-bMe. do. do. do. Whioh on arrival will be for eaie. Terms cash >n delivery. ARNY A SHINN, m 7 Union Depot. Georgetown. JUST RECEIVED? in hhds. prune Porto Rioo SUGARS 1*> bbls. Old Rye WHISKY, UO bble. HERRING and ALE WIVES, to bble. Crus.iod and ReSned sUG ARS, 1? bags Rio and Jiva COFFEE. 10 hhds.(low-priced) MOLASSES. For sale by JOHN J. BOGUE. ae 14 pHE COMMONWEALTH Oh VIRGINIA. Exbcutivr Dbpartkbnt, i Whbklinq, October 12,1861. TO THE PEOPLE Of VIRGINIA Whereas several of the Congressional districts >f this State are unrepreteutod in the House of Representatives in the Congress of the Unitad states, by reason of failure to elect on the fourth l'hursday in May last, caused by armed men in rejellion against the Constitution and laws of the L'nited States and of this State ; and it being the ight of the loyal inhabitants in each distriot to be opresented ia said House by a Representative of lieir own appointing, the Convention of Virginia, >n the iOth day of August. 1861. passed an ordinance lirecting an election t > be held on the fourth Thurslay in oc.ober instant, (24th,) in every distriot of .he State *o unrepresented and where vacancies 'xist. It i* lu'ther mane the law, by virtue of the ordinance aforeeaid, that any pe-son who is presented from attending such eloction, by reason of the occupation of his own oounty by armed men in lostility to tha Government, that such voter may rote any where in hia Congressional distriot It is urther ordained that the e'ection shall be coniucted and the result a*oertainrd. dec'ared.and jert'fied in the manner direoted in the code of Virtiraa ol the edition of I860. By the llth sec .ion of >hapter7th of that oode, anr two freehoidera may nold an election directed by law at any place of iro:ing, if no Commissioner to superintend the tame appears and ia willing to act, or if no Commissioners have been appointed to ho.d the eleo:ion. Now, therefore, tn oonaidoration of the premiaea, I, Francis H. Pirrponi, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, do hereby entreat the loyal irotera of thia State to hold elections in their aev >ral districts on the day above mentioned, to tne Jnd that the people may be represented, the principle of representative government sustained, and ihe State have her due weight in the National Legialature oo '6-td F. H. PIERPOINT. METALLIC A.HIVXOH. OZXjf for CleanlBf. 1'ellahing, and Preventing Raat. Thia is superior to all other oils in the world for :he above purpoaea, as well as for machinery and ubneating uses. It is equally applicable to gunocks and sewing machines. It is in high favor at :he Government Navy Yards for ordnanoe and machinery. Principal Depot and General Agency, PHILHARMONIC HALL, Penna. avenue, near Eleventh at. ILT Agents wanted with teams, to supply en>ampment?. se 24 3m JOHNSON A NAGLE, OuQ fco?7 No.'JS9 f rnnstlvania Avrnur, ?oi7 Between Ninth and Tenth sta . south aide, IMPORTERS OF WINKS, I.JQUORS, SEUARS. PICKLES. PRESERVES, SARDINES. FI N E GROCERIES. AND SUTLERS' STORES 1NGENERAL. Just arrived the following brands 01 ? ? CHAMPAGNES: ^ Mumm, Piper Heidsiok, Moet A Chandon.Cartier A Co., Barat A Fagot, .. , Tourette, Royal Grape. Whioh we offer at New York Prioes?freight kdded. JOHNSON A NAGLE, .. .. ? . SS9 Penna. avenue. Ahm. M. Bininger A Co.'s (19 *ro*d atreet. New iforkJ World renowned BOTTLED WINESand LIQUORS, for Camp, Medioinal, and Family use, sonstantly on hand and sold at New York Prioes >y the Case. At JOHNSON A NAGLE'S, ? . 989 Penna. avenue. PICKLES. Pepper and other SAUCES. TOW ATO CATSU P. by the barrel, gallon, or doien, rom the oe ebrated manufactory of Fohrrnharh A So., New Y ork, at aatonishingly low pricea. At JOHNSON A NAGLE'S, _ Sole A cents. Alao, PICKLED! PIG FEET, LAMrf AND 8EEF TONGUES. TRIPE,eto., by the barrel >r half-barrel. ae 10 rj? SUTLERS WANTED. LXREAT ADVANTAGES to be found by 8ute>a, and dealers in Boots and Shoes,at th->? MEVVYORKWH 'LESALE BRANCHBH] iOLSE, 348 Pennaylvaniaavenue,(o?err 1 lanney's Shoe More.) * We manufacture our own Goods, and sell at Veto York prices, thereby saving freight. Having constantly on nand a Targe Stook, we oan upply ata moment's notioe, any quantity desired. A large assortment of 3 sole High-cut Shoee, and jong-leg Boots. Sutlers liberally dealt with. A oaii from all dealers solicited. WH1TEHOUSE A UNCKLES. oc7-lwadp,43w? pO MILITARY OFFICERS AND OTHERS. BATCHELOR'S GENUINE HAIR DYE. The Beat in the World, lu Only Reliable and Harmless Hair Dye Known. k>ld by all Druggists; alao, at Brbrrton's Patent Medioine Store, cp. Patent Office, oor. F A 7th, Iirrs's Hair Store, nn'a avenue, where I Ladies oan have it applied, if desired, ^actor^?81 Barclay at (late S83 Broadway) N. Y. A,S5Yot St.' Nothing whioh he luuj^at reoeived and ta selling >ff at aaoh remarkable low prieea. Give me a oan Ad satiafi yoaraelvea of the great bargains that ^e now offered every day at SMITH'S, No. 460 001 In 1 TELEGRAPHIC NEWS j The War la Miiwirl. conmxiTioi of tub nrios victobt at fbbd- I BBCXTOWJS, MO ? THB BBBELS III FVLL KB- I TBBATPilot Knob, Oct. 22 ?The battle at FHeflek- I i town ts fullv confirmed The fight luted about I two hours, but after the first half hour the rebels I broke and left the field In disorder, closely fol- | lowed by both our Infantry and cavalry Our loss I 1* reported at five killed, Ave mortally wounded and twenty slightly wounded. At the last accounts the rebels were in ftall retreat with their I baggage train, and eur troops In pursuit. Frederlcktown, where the action abore rnen- I tloned took place, la the county seat of Mralson I county, and Is about twenty ml IN southeast of I Pilot Knob. THB PONTOON BBIDOI FINISBBD? ASBI50 PBO- I TBCTION. , JsrrsRson CiTT,Oct.22?Parties direct from Warsaw say that no news of importance had I reached there up to two o'clock yesterday. The I pontoon bridge was finished, and the river was I very high. R VV Bolton, sheriff of this county, resigned I yesterday, not being willing to take the oath pre- I scribed by the State ConveBtton. F. A Parsons, I county and circuit clerk, and father of Gen. Par- | sons now in the rebel army, has signified to Oen. Price, the commandant at that post, his willing- I ness to take that oath, or any other General Price I may desire. Dr. Bmshman, a member of the Legislature, and Mr. Bell, of Miller county?both I of whom have been In the rebel army?and some I half a dozen others from this county, hsve sent In I their submission Gen. Price has ordered them | all to report to his headquarters next week. PBICB STILL BBTBBATIN? Rolla, Mo , Oct 23 ?Price was at Greenfield I last Wednesday, retreating South. Gen. McBride, a rebel General, was about diabanding his division to return home. The Naval Fight at the Msath sf the Missis- I sippt. Louisville, Oct. 22 ?The New Orleans Pica- I yune of the 12th, editorially congratulates its I readers on the success of Holllns' flotilla in the I Miatlisippl, and particularly the exploits of the I Manassas it urges the southern people to be I prepared to drive the northern invader from I their soil and ?_oats at every sacrificeandexertion. The Richmond and Vincennes are afloat, but I the other sloop Is not visible, and It Is Inferred I that she was sunk The damaged one Is be- I lleved to be the Preble. The lumber landed at the head of the Passes was not burnt. The Picayune also says that two Federal vessels I were to be seen at the Passes. At last accounts I they were lupposed to be the Richmond and Via- I cennes The U. 8 steam frigate Niagara went eastward J before the attack of Saturday. [The above from the Picayune of the 12th is I not as late by two days as the advices published I on Monday, and copied from the Richmond I papers. The Picayune of the 12th was Issued I the morning after the engagement, whereas our I previous dates from New Orleans via Richmond, I are to the 14th ] News from the Sisth LortsviLLK, Oct. 22 ?A law of the Confederate I States rewards the owners of private armed ves- I sels with twenty per cent of the value of any I United States armed public vea*l and armament | which they may destroy, payable in twenty per I cent bonds Another law gives S20 bounty for each prisoner | captured oil board such a vessel ! The Memphis Appeal learns that S B. Bnckner J has been appointed a Major-General. The Galveston News savsa hundred companies, I mostly of cavalry, have tendered their services to I Gen Herbert for the defence of Galveston. Telegraphic communication between New Or- I leans and Berwick Hay has been completed A telegram from Berwick Bay says the Vankees J captured, on Saturday last, the schooner Sea Fdlls. I with a cargo valued at $20,000. The Mobile Tribune of the lith, speaking of I the Santa Rosa affair, says the camp was burnt at I j considerable loss on our (the rebel) side; but I doubtless the Federal loss much exceeds ours. New Yomx, Oct 23 ?The steamer North Star, I from Asplnwall. has arrived. The North Star brings five hundred snd thirty- 1 six passengers, including the old officers and crew | of the sloop of war Lancaster, and also brings SI,- I 000.000 in treasure. She passed the steamer Northern Light on the I Ifith. I The Panama Star has received Intelligence by I the British steamer from St. Thomas that the | pirate Sumter was still cruising among the I Windward Islands. Barning of the t annan Foundry and Arsenal J at Memphis?Confederate Troops Leaviag I Ceinmbus for Southern Cities. Cairo, Oct. 23 ?A gentleman from Memphis, I via Psducah, has reacted here, and reports thai I the arsenal and cannon foundry at Memphis has 1 been entirely destroyed by fire. He also says It Is j reported that most of the Confederate troops at I Columbus, Ky , under Gen. Polk, have gone to J New Orleans and Mobile, and that only 600 men j are now at Columbus. Army Supplies fer Washington and St Lenis New York, Oct. 23 ?'Transports now loading I here with government stores for Washington I will, for the present, proceed to Locust Point, I and thence their cargoes will be forwarded by | rail to the capital. Large quantities of ammunition and army store* I are now being sent to St. Louis by rail. Fer Fert Lafayette Albany, Oct. 22 ?Reliable information has ] reached here that J. R. &, J. D. Flanders, editors I and proprietors of the Franklin Countv Gazette, I were arrested to-day by the United States Mar-I shai, and will be taken through here In the night I train, on their way to Fort Lafayette. The Mob at Trrre Haute. Indiana. Cincinnati, Oct. 22.?The mob atTerre Haute, I Ind . last night destroyed the Journal Office, and I eight houses of Ill-fame Col Steel was absent at I the time, and since his return has taken steps to I punish the rioters. Fert Warrea to be Garrisoned. Boston, Oct. 22 ?A battalion of four comps- I nies is to be enlisted to garrison Fort Warren. I Col. Dlmmfck, a veteran artillery officer, is ex- I pec ted to take command. I HAVE YOUSUBSCRIBED FOR THE WEEK- I LY STAR, TO BE MAILED TO YOUR FRIEND OR RELATIVE? IT IS THE BEST DOLLAR WEBKLY IN THE I WORLD! ITS WASHINGTON NEWS IS UNEQUALLED ! ITS GENERAL NEWS IS UNSURPASSED I BY THAT OF ANY TWO DOLLAR WEEKLY! ITS AGRICULTURAL MATTER WILL BE I WORTH TO ANY FARMER A HUNDRED TIMES ITS YEARLY COST. ITS HOUSEHOLD RECIPES WILL SAVB J TEN TIMES ITS COST EACH YEAR TO ANY FAMILY. The Number for this Week, to be out on Frt I day Morning?price Three Cents?will I be a remarkably interesting one. Every Person at a distance who would keep I Posted with reference to what is really going on here in these interesting times should receive it regularly. CALL AT ONCE AT THE STAR OFFICE AND SUBSCRIBE FOR IT. ??LDIBRS, 80MKTB]NG for YOU! Pooktt Combs. . ? 1* oents. Do. Looking Giasses_... ? ...15 Union Envelopes, per hundred??... .50 Plain do. do. -- ..... 25 Ambrotypos of Soott, MoClellan.Ao., saoh 15 " Sent by mail to ^ BOBINSON, oo 5-5w* Publisher, Hartford.Conn. ARTIFICIAL LEGS AND HANDS. Selpho's Patent Elastic Leg & Hand. No. 516 Bkoadw.t, Nbw ? obi These uoritailed substitutes for lost limbs, I whioh Have stood the test of over 91 years expert- I enoe, and have n*ver been surpassed, can be had I only of WM. 8KLPHO, Patentee, SIS Broad way, I New York. ooU-lm ?|*ULIPAN AND Also, a numl er of other celebrated brands, wholesale aud retail. WM. 0ROS8E, Havana Bexar Store. ae?-liB eor. Pa. ay. and 6th at.. VvsnMcf ton. 7 3-10 U. 8. FkEasUrY NOTES, whieh will be supp .ed at par to onr oustomsra, free of I eharge. Demand Treasurj Notes, as heretofore, I * 90..: oe iS-Jm Hankers, 352 Pa. av? near Brown a. I BWJI"rBK*T""Auctw.SA? PLOOS. Gifts ?^ SECOND EDITION. THREE O'CLOfl F M. OUR MILfTAKY BUDGETHILLY Br MO** Aa we go to press to-day, Washing** M fall ?f silly rumors slleglog military moTemeoti ef the secessionist! both up and down the river?naBB ef which have taken place Am ia m iLiiunu. [Special correspondence of The Star. J Alxxaudbia, Oct. 24 ?The eleventh regular meeting of the Unconditional Union men of Alaandr a and vicinity was held laet Tea lag (t3d) at Lyceum Hall; 9. Shlnn, preeldent, la the chairTwenty-seven new member* joined the mart*' tion. and the oath of lovalty to the Union wss edmlniatered by Adjutant Frleae, the Provost Judge. The moat Interesting event of the evaalng wai the presentation, by Mlsa Whittlesey, ef this city, of a beautiful American flag, by tha Unloa ladtae of Alexandria to the association. The speech made by W D Massey, Esq ,who received H ea behalf of the Association waa highly appropriate and to the polat; and he well said, who or whet American citizen had suffered oppression under tbe folds of thst flag * After the presentation, It was ordered that the flag be raised on tbe Unloa pole on Camsrem street, on Saturday, at 10 a. m. Gen Montgomery. courteously, on behalf of Col. McLean, who commands tbe Forty-flfth Pennsylvania regiment, tendered the aae of tbe head ef the regiment for tbe occaslos. This band, by the by, the very best we hare had here aloee May, discoursed most delightful music duriag the evening to tbe great delight of tbe audience. Tbe meeting waa a large one, and passed at pleasantly?tbe cause Is onward, beyond a doubt. The snarlers here are exceedingly disgusted, they cannot bear tbe music of the Union aew. What a horrid effect has secession and disloyalty to the Union upon the tempera of all who indulge la It! Tbe election of a member of Congress for thla (7th) Congressional dlatrlct takei place to-day. Of courae nearly all the votes will be tahen at the Court House. Voter* from Falrfhx and Prince William will also vote there, if they so desire. 9. F. Beach, F.*q., will have no opposition This election Is predicated on the suppoaltlon that there was in fact no election on the 33d of May last?of which Congress, when It meets la December. decides. Up to 10j{ o'clock 96 votes had beea received? all for S. F. Beach LA TE LOCAL NEWS. Thb Frmit or Col Baxbb?da Mrmui Throng and Impressive Cert monies.?This morning there waa an Immense throng of people aesembled in the neighborhood of the bouse of Gen. Webb, on H street, to witness the funeral ceremonies of Col. Baker. Tbe military display ia the street was highly imposing, and within doora waa gathered an assemblage made up very largely ef the most prominent men of tbe country President Lincoln, Mrs Lincoln, Secretaries Seward. CLase. Cameron, Welles. Smith and Bates. General Scott, Quartermaster Meigs, Hon. Robert C. Wlnthrop, Cvl. Henry Wilson were among tbls throng. ^ Gen McClellan being In the discharge ef Important duties elsewhere was not present, but was represented by members af his staff Among the mourners were a brother, son. and nepbew of tbe deceased. Tbe coffin containing the body was covered with black cloth, silver-mounted, and was draped bv the Stars and Stripes, and loaded with beautiful wreatha of white flowers and evergreens entwined The funeral services were conducted by Rev. Byron Sunderland, of the Four-and-a-half street Presbyterian Church, and tbe sermon and prayer by blm will long be remembered by hta*ndltory as in the highest degree effecting and Impressive. As he proceeded with weeping eves and tretnnloua voice to recite, in brief, tbe story of the life and death of the gallant deceased, there were few dry eyes In tbe assemblage, and tbe grief of such members of Col Baker's Immediate command as were present seemed to know no bounds Th? speaker from this went on to urge thst there should be no cause for despondence to our countrymen In such a death. Let it ratber Incite them to a sterner purpose, and to emulate tbe noble dead In brave deeds He bss fallen a true christian hero. No man can die a death more honorable. Let us remember this, and turn to the great struggle and light It out bravely for the interests of all mankind; for tbe cause of right, of justice, ef good government. Tbe procession started at 12 M , from the residence of Gen J W. Webb, corner of Fourteenth and H streets, and proceeded down Thirteenth to Pennsylvania avenue, and up Pennsylvania avenue to tbe Congressional Burying Ground, la the following order: Funeral escort In Column. Regiment of Infantry. Brigadier General Silas Casey and Staff The Clergy of the District and officiating Clergy. Pall-bearers mounted Pall bearers moemtSd. Colonel McCarty, ( 1 Col. A J Johnaoe, Colonel Wilson. { m\ . > Colonel Small. Brig G'l Hooker, ( nearit \ Brig Gen Burnett. Tbe relatives and friends of the deceesed. Tbe Tbtrty-slxth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers and Fourth Rbode Island Volunteers, with side arms, In undress uniform. The General-ln-cblef of the Army, end Staff. The General Staff of the Army. Officers of tbe Army. Officers of the Navy and Marine Corps. Survivora of the War of 1812 The President of the United States and member* of the Cabinet. The Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court, and District Judges of the United States The President and Secretary of tbe Senate. Senator* and Offlcera of the Senate. Foreign Ministers and Suites Members and Officers of tbe House of Representatives Justices and Officers of the Court of Clslaos. Members of the Sanitary Commission, societies and Fraternities. Citizens and Strangers. LATEST NEWS BY TELEGRAPH. Important from Fort Plclteat THE ATTACK OF THE ENEMY ON THB WILSON ZOUAVES. THE ENEMY DRIVEN OFF WITH GREAT LOS8. XHE LOSS ON OUR SIDE BUT SLIGHT. Niw Yoax, Oct. 24.?The steamer McClellan has arrived from Fort Pickens with dates to the 15th. On the morning of the 9th the enemy attacked Wilson's position on Santa Rosa Island In force. Company E, of the 3d infantry; Capt HUdt and 27 men; company A. 1st artillery, Lieut Franck Taylor, jr., with 85 men In all, under Maj Vogdss, met the enemy some distance above Camp Brown. Major Vogdes was taken prisoner Immediately. Capt. Hlldt opened flre and engaged the enemy. " Onr loss Is four killed, twenty-one wounded, and eight prisoners. Major Arnold arrived after daylight lo the aealstance of Capt. HUdt, and the command proceeded to the point where the rebels were re-embarking ar.d opened on them a destructive flre. The enemy's loss was ?Left on tha Island, ? killed, 5 wounded, and 33 prisoners Many of their wounded were carried off. Capt Bradford and Lieut. Elms were killed. Three Confederate officers were captured, laeluding Lieut. Jayne, formerly of tbe U.S. marines, bedly wounded. Gen Anderson, who ems In command sf tbe enemy, was wounded in tbe arm Tbe enemy acknowledged e loss ef ever 1? The Zouaves lost 9 killed 1b their camp, and H taken prisoner*, ia addition to the above. FROM rORTRBM MONROE Baltimobb, Oct M?The Old Polat ham brings tbe following Intelligence; Fobtbbss Monaoa, Oct t3?Tbe <yauldiag returned from Hatteres Inlet last eight. She reports no new* of Importance there. Than have been no Important military movement la the vicinity. their appearaaoe, but withdrew nrttheot Bay heetlle demonstration The reoeat high tides have almeel catlreif overflown tbe land la the vtciaitr of the Part*. The natlvaa ere suffering greatly fsr waat of food and elothlag. The fleeter of the church at the lake* came a * oa the Spaeldlag, and will go earth ta raise asset ? lo relieve their pmAm aaoes*tles. h * 4

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