Newspaper of The New York Herald, January 3, 1842, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated January 3, 1842 Page 1
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I * ll I ?l ?? [" T H ] r Vmt. TlL-l*. OO.?WhoU * . **>8. I f Pio-fi the Albiuy Daily A lvcrti??r.) ??tt>al of ih? Opening of the Uostoo ami LD; Albany llallroaU. [ The d inner irtv.-n by lb" nuthoritie- of the city of I Albany, to the Mtyor and authorities of tin* city of w'*aton, and other invited C'lett-, on the occasion ot itnr.iiugof the great railway communication be-*il4?e tworitiea, took plac at Stanwix H til, on EK? afternoon. the company, numbering about 3'HI, sat down ^oe enter aiunient, prepared by Mr. l.andon, in ; Wreat asseinb'y room of the Hall. ^ | ne r?t?ni, with t'snoble dome ar.d beautiful lini h j? brilliantly lighted and handeoni"lv decorated. SSL., On the auu h, a- d above the ptestding otiicer and the ity cwts, wan a full length portrait ot Wa-hingt?nt-vith the banners of the Hibernian and r*t Au4?w?' JSocietfs oh either side ; and tin the north * 1 'L* ik? Pnmmnr. adr, in lrout oi nit* cnair, hi** anurui wealth of Manncliuselis, wiih psriraits of the two first Governors of lite rotate of New York,' Ire Clin. Ion and John Jay, and those of L)e Witt Clinton mid AJeneralGansevoort underneath. On the east j-icie, u front ol the orchestra, was the arms of the city of Albany. At a table ranged along the south side of the room, were seated the Mayor, wiih the Mayor of Boston at his right, and the t rovernor of New ? York on his lelt, and the Lint, Governor, the on gttes's, and the chiet otHeera ot our ~'e y?wn?,on either side. At right .ingle* with this hable run seven parallel tables, at the " ud each of which aut the Vice Presidents of 'he day. * 1 7on. Tsums Va.v Vactir**. Mayor of the aitf, p.esided, assi-ted by Aldermen Wil-on, Chap? Jcr, Bi.ef.ckkr nod M> Kt.aov, and by i. w. at d ^AMOKLCnxr/cR, C-q'ia brASDI.SU 1'oASTS. I. Jui*Lioui tnUriwl [mprov<mrntt?Sources ot individn> 91 wealth, and I gatnenu ol nation al compact. 3. 7>? City of Tii" a ,'ort" "li* of Amehclm Li'wrty-may" the mmei el the Wait ^ -J ,P f4ji to supply it with am munition. . 'O*' v,.i irx.i., Mayor of Boston, roir amidst deafening v. ,0 acknowledge.he said, the very kmdI and flat...ier m which the Mayor of Albany had been . >? loalludeto the city he had ?h" p'tde to represent here,and lorthn not kind and hearty manner !i the K'litiment had heo" reiterated, not only it by the eity aaihoritki" and citi/.en* geucially t jori. I confess to you, said Mr. C. addressing the '.hat we, who have come hero to participate in ibration?perhaps I ought to speak for my Self ave found ontielvee in a state of amazement. I d of the Western Railroad project, for several a t knew that it was to connect our city of Boston hany. Yet 1 did no'realize, till I came here, the .e of the great work w hich has trought us so ' A? t. igether. It foemt to me like the result of ina0^'.herto,although two hundred milei have sepaHr city I'rum mm e, i.i Rpito of the community of pid feeling, not to say similarity of churacter, esubsisted between us; although tho Du'chmau .Yankee have been any thing hut almoin in ? match ;?yet, apparently impassable moua; have stood in the way of our union, and (hard - ertedgianti that they were) have emphatically forhid-^ 0>a banns. [Cheers ] Centuries have rolled on. _ found ua wide aanndcr, though not strangers to ' 1 '\5?tC,r' ?w* ,uc'1 ^as been the magic influence of * d Yankee euterprixe,united,thatcvun the giaut MM i, though guarding his back with the frost of > tfrMt (land winter, that we might notCrosa over, has Mittal to yield. We have cut our way through his aide,^ stand along tide of you, near neighbors and Meat.. [Cheers, long and lou.l j 1 have raid that this oene was magic. It is so in reality. Boston and Albaay atan* together shoulder to Shoulder, or permit me to * My, a little more familiarly, eheek by jowl, (Heremuch f what the speaker said wit loit from the continued 'chrnring and from 'ha confusion of toundt in the hail.J When w ? a as'm i ,g hands, sir, if I understand ttiegreai A -p " te wnose completion wo arc celebrating, wucehrt.e -suits in anticipation. So lar Irom iUn- begin to be developed in j our lifeorinioe. I Mk-a-1. liar, und. rail your at ach mints to yonr city, you -io r*t feel, in view of the fact that she ia on the great tht roughlar.- between the east and west, that she Misdsis character well known to you before. This is * tho absorbing idea to my wind. To my mind, sir, that union it effected, the consequences of which none can Bntsa 11 I may be permitted to tpeak of our own Stale, w'aich has imbibed and retains a portion of that * opirit on har granite hills, which requires a world as its ' teld of enterprise, and is satisfied with nothing leas?at all timet the home of industry, the teat of capital, manufactures ind ceaameice?under all her di-advantages other*no, you see her advancing with ail her energy ' awards hat iron causeway that lacks your State with ?h>' llliir;tabUt west. It has been .my privilege to have { . rou*,v* 'tab. 'V- western country. 1 havelookod a. its vegetable of waving grain; I have v Kb what a lavish ha? riTore'1 ? country which may be said do have been v ronly aayet; andhavefelt tho Importance to u -v gad east, of mingling up with all these natural is, some little infusion of the result el Nee ?n erprize, industry and art. [Much more was ' ds point, which was imperfectly heard.] We re at the very gate of the west,and is it not right ^^VAaM prooer that ibe Capital of the west should xtend to h?u.l of fellowship 1 I have said, con inned s" "Jatthis is ihc absorbing idea that interests my Mfl. IJul 1 cannot ait down without saying t,-?< af!*.11*- "'t-Kng of jealousy or hostility to??rds our v-ititons of the commercial capital of New ^' 3*' lh? Union,thai we celebrate <ni? event? ?>*M0 nmy be bstweea as a spirit or rfvtfry ?a rivalry, ' otenrar, that only show* how proud we arc of her .setntM?c Spirit which has in fact made her what she ?* IsiOt the world large enough for both T May not .J Yankee and the Dutchman combine their meaua and giesfit one otioa of America, without impdriog t -ammct i ...1 ascendancy of New York 7 Does it foi? tha;d" " * ??? the comtiinatiou may do for the one, tftlf* ;Uft?m the other I The very reverse i. H.r, am ^rovi'i to soy iaat i uioij " my t it ng there upon her obj-t#f anuiirtMlod and of jott pride to all hi r sonv. 1 am r#c4oC h?rhi*tory,iotol*?tr<l in her well being ai J 1 0 JaiCo ib every thing fraught with rood to hi r. At the OMtiMlUnk beyond three mere local consideration* -d attcchmentv, and I can say from my heart, long lire ., .aw [rciterelod rheer?.j Long may the kind I'ro rideo'Jhfiat gave, oontiiittoto it it* advautngr s of puni /Cm wevcr may that cnterpiisa bag that hae made oud city she is. U there a ri vali y between us? ?ltl? bat manly, large, generous rivaly that oan icaoteor* rgard tu? interests of others,u hile it pur?M< t arn. Lvtthis spirit ot rivalry never c? ait; hut let ^aOtQw ' be tocheilsh every effait that has for its ol j jrt . v the pru. tion of local iutcrt sis, and of consnpteuca tlio ^ uaS'i'tcie-tc of our common country. t an / ,Vci? England witA la? J1 tit tAieUC* lit ?f i&Uxmy?Achieved by mutual enterpriie ; aud eemewl ' by mutual interest. May it laat for erer. 4t O* Sue*:*? The honored representatives of n sister Oity, "I ween whom Mid ua diatance i? no lorigei lc| alio a : we welcome them a' ftiendt, and wJ-jice in au nrigfdM". hv Mr. Dwi ijl H>iat(.u, rra(>undrd to tht.r toast, in v * Mr "'fd 9pe ch lit concluded by sifi"? (hs #Wt ;? 'oaS' *. ' t# P~"'* Stat' ?] Arte York?Tt.o enlightened polly uM uid ? her rounclla, dictate a the removal tUoboucles from a route wh ch lengthen* lui com osCtal yeet from acvea months to tw> lie, a *WlcliiiW<<-Liber-l and far Vttng, In'. Ji'Criiatte g,!" the great lUttin*,. ? of ih, day. aar.Attorney-tJar.iiial At'sri*, of Bi.ton, when rhvi'r%g had sub -id?d, ro* to mcKuo'A' io fir, ho tail, a# authority to apeak lor hi* fellow cuui us tftlasMtthu* tta, present a?d absent, th? ki id m inner n which the oMCommonwualth hud been alluded to in thn Capital cf Now York. For be mu*t codes* for tbani, ft^rithoy wore a prouJ people?pro i.lot the r.pjta *f (La.WW etitr ye t abr ;ad?proud of their UUtory. from awtct !>?< ..?the rock Of ug ?? nd Hut k r Hill? Mm y.'M\ ttinai of their vecoralion-l%fbeei tipon ak> ..r their inanliitionB of lrae: i '.f Alt C*. ert ?p " if th iir oiatrtrprite which, though their lot t* m j luiil ant in a coll climate, hw oT?-rcom< A 'mIm-pro'd o. th<"ir maituiacum and com I ' ?gad. 3ie tMiat V permitted to lay.Ptot witavut f '*? .,tJ, lor tb> m,9i?y were not 1> -a priul t> yrfl- , that combination of ontcrpmo andctpiu J. imaging that gmt arch, will I* r . J niilov w Inch had brnagtuthi* cily.aene * t i* it * n.tni?ily,[.-?m Hot ton by 'hat grea' an ? >. . ?< eapace that Might be accoirpli?h?<l by lh. Vwinter1* day [ctuoc* ] Aiuj.air, (Continu ' VU. tt krmt magical. U U the magic ol the mini ?of ' i*. \t?o( that mighty to It) by vthtrh tho cr t ? ? lh''. Inguiahed he man it v. Wh'-n w e look at th idlty af ovtmcut hj which a large portion of thi gT&atgMipauy hare bees traoo, ortrj iiom Capital o (.'a UUMg thigh- lay, it i* impos'ihU riot toont mir?ji a ' ^ te ther. latirv petition olAJbaay to.I Bosjon -n j e n jnaW. Ooc f eur City church* he*. ou it* re.sordt - figlneaileillithet ***ptwa?dth< r?- alittlo moro lliaii a con jfryag?y? . . ill ten eta mark the ointraat batweei /wit**?**? thing* then and now. A ri anient of the lh. i "o*to? ha-1 oecafian.inthn pro* ctition of nm If# ' !HUae?t*ri,f,*">< hia a? n. to \i?,tthn 'far w< at ?* an 9 thn aatect ol hi* destination to-.varil* that tar w eat. is a Si the tltft town of Albany. [Laughter J A uouUlfu cadefttking thi* lu thotoday,, a* will appear from th i , arapalation fo; it, which matter of record. ? 1 hav - i San 1 Thl* advcnttimn* Vanhaa fli-t aettlr.1 *11 h. i ' worldly affaire ft*n? wed laughw..} If a took u painn | I loaraaii hi* w i;'- ?hd chiidc n 'roar* of la tghler.] An i| cant look the la?t step v.liich, according t> th.* t.mpl t<f-fi [ day*, brought hia nanieaol hia eotei jiru church record*, Ilaputttpe w itten notic M vk, aiaal mm, aahmgthr pr?)iia of Hi- cinncl md 'Invoking the hk??htg ol Hoar en on h I* fir dlautit Journey. [Cbeera au.l li tighter ] i'tMtw aald that one citiient proud?p'aud "f th* agaltou In tko centre of Now Kugland?that i? aom ' , > Aairg. Tkoy arc n H kc? rrond of thdr mlgbbora Ike groat ' a.mpiro State." (Cheer* ) In loukn g bac * ? ^.ot tbaorogri?? ?f internal impre-rm-u', i' " ? ith g-?t " ^fdarP1'that ther rwoolloat that the lirat n.p. ? amIIi ward* thiil i*twnt*rnriM originated h ue. A) ^ wmtrf -* ia ?* rv cwpit J?ant it to taipooaibla for a cltli ?| Weeachnirtt* to forgot oar mam dieting? *h?i n Ji _ Atowi clliccw of Vow rook, wh* led U?e w? y. ?. p. ^ri ?a?r n thli groot wwrk. 1 luWf v'a? thut t I Mac mtit to ?h?m t olluda, waiiuvolr e.t, ic)*t? I ~ -*yrtha a?p n'i?* whi.'h graa out of tbeteUUr p.of hi?d*T- hr-thfUko ftnetL- f gr I f ip wutct: thnM wcrhUiaa tf .Vd ng Tho j E N E1 NE will no doubt come when all these thiu** will lie for gotten, and Dim recollection o( tlirm ell'ace-l fiom the memory of man?when it shall no longer be known,what party the grsat leu lor ol internal improvement whs rched?aul w hen the force of truth ami history, po werful above nil other ami minor considerations, shall cause to he ri numbered ami cherished the njine ot !> Witt Clinton, (t.'hi er??the whole company ruing ) Thi* may he but the beginning in the march oi greatu*** to w hich thi* country is destined. This great nath"', like thorn- of South America, which rsisted before Jh" mory of man, may live only in therrmain* oftlie great structure* of canal and rail way which our ?nlerpri/e .- ? survive* the Hay achieve, liut when the traveller ? ? tvr. ck. gues over this now flourishing country, green perhaps with a new giowtli of wood, in search of memorials of a bygone generati-"1?then will aot these iron roads wo have made, tell a ol" spirit, of energv, Of power, Which we may w-ell desire to see perpetuated ! Permit me (concluded the Attorney General) l?fhe memory ofthe < Man who was th* pioneer in the great work oi internal iuipiovemeilt*. (Drank standing, and in ?il?".c?i) . , . , Tht &" " "1 *" '"r*?Among the first to apply to the' high**?y> 01 frctmeu the auxiliaries of steam, the railwio aMtl '^e khe seeks not pre-etniii*nce. ljUt ?n equal and mutual interchange ol good gilts. < rovernor Snw.isu, upon tine loan oemg druxk, (.which was done with much eoihtisiaFin,) rente and Shid : ? I confess to you. sir. to this goodly compnny,com posed ax it it of many of tne most eminent and t nlighl.-n od men of t wo great states, that I terl an tiuworthiness to speak o' or lor the state of N.-w Voik. I would daro to speak for modern times? I m ght dare to t|>?ak for my own generation?but oppressed, as l am, with tha recoltions?stjirmg r. collections?oiThu better daya of this great stato, under tha better auspices of men, whoso very names have awed this festive meeting into profouu I silence?1 feel that 1 am unworthy to sp.ak tor N.w Voi k, concerning her moral, p.y sicalor intellectual improvement. If I were not born, I was brought op, a sceptic ou the subject ugiv brought home to ns. Of all thnacbifreT-httP! "tv youth, the bravest, lint I now recollect, w as one that 1 undertook near the close ol mjr col egiate life. This achievement consist. <1 in the production of an esmy, iu which I demonstrated to iny own satisfaction, thst the Krie canal project was an impossibility, aud that if it could ever he completed, it would involve tlio state in rtiin. [Laughter ] And here 1 am to make my confession, standing, as I do, self convicted of the inconsistency of having at. middle age, so far gone to the other extreme, as to have recommeaded not merely an enlargement of that channel to twice its oiigiualca parity, hut also the construction of three great lines of rsilw ays, to accommodate the excess ol travel and transportation between the seaboard and the broad west [renewed laughter ] The enlargement goi s on triumphing over alt obsticles, one of the railroads is already " -? -I i. Ualf yb'Ming ricil triouie, Miij anoiun .? plished. Thete remark* may not be without in tcreit to our friends of the Kaat, us indicating the confident belief entertained here concerning the profitableness and urn ftilnoia ol their enterprise.? But, continued the Governor, this is no time for any mcie local reminiscences. It ia an occasion on which piivate feeling and local jealousies a-n.l iuteresta, as well a* State' pride, might well be excluded Allmch feeling should he lost in the sentiment that another hand ia added to the union of these free States. The citizens al Boston have a higher suhj-ct of reflection and consolation even than those so justly insisted upon by my learned friend (VIr. Austin) Massachusetts, after heing the first to give the impulse to the hall of independence, comes forward now in nu hour of trial, tomaiotuiu with her indomitable energy, the only policy that can bind together that confederacy, which, but for tips patriotism of a Hancock and an Adams, would never have had existtsaco. 1 am proud as any citi/.cn. for whatever .NewYork hat to be proud of. But when I recollect that although we have heretofore done much, yet that we are now faltering in a progress that has been one of .-onslant triumph? I feel that Old Massachusetts will guin the highest honor by that fum faith and steady perseverance so necessary now to prevent the country from falling from the course ol* high enterprise w hich it has hitherto pursued. But the occasion dees not call forergument in favor of internal imprevemonts so much as so cial congratulation up >n the event we celebrate. I w ill, with the permission of the company, read a letter, which perhaps is the earliest authentic record to bo iound of an arrangement, with a view to an improvement oi the internal communication between N. York and Massachusetts. It bears date, "fort James, (now the city ol N. York) 17th December, 1672,"just 169 years before the arrival oi our guests from tho Bay Btate by a railway Journey of eleven houts. Tho letter was written by Cel. Francis Lovelace, than Governor of this colony, to the Governor of Msssschusetts. [It snnounced Uisriacicd Mejesty'a commands that the colon;, a should enter into a clo.e correspondence with each other; and that to accomplish that purpose, Governor Lovelace had established a poat to proceed on horseback once every month to Boston, allowing two week* for the journey and sn wpial time for returning ] tVe may not, said the Governor, speak disrespectfully of all this. The letter, simple as it is.Is full or wisdom, rendered simple only by tho experience and acquirem-ntsof 1 GO years. In the royal injunction to the eoloniea to enter into an intimate corr- spon Jence, ia found the germ of that policy?that mighty policy? which has m do those provinces free ami Independent 9 ht s?the tirst movement uf|th<'nations towards constitutional liberty! Aye, it might mortify statesmen to remember that this first lessen upon internal improvements enmeatn ns from the most di.-solute ix-riod in tin history of tout moot dissolute monarch, Thai Ira the Second. if to Uovernor Lovelace la long* the honor of conveyinir his Majaaty's command* to tne colony of Ma*???hum tts B?f, to c 1 ivate friendly relation* with New York, it * rimtii me that ourgucit* on the present occasion muy tie considered a* bringing to ti? the r?-*[>otise of the oi l B*\ Siate; and if it has tmon long delayed, I think no must all agree that it in satisfactory. Governor Seward gav?? 7*Ae S ate* of Mai**chi*iettt on I N<-n> York?Since thny have combined iu the proaerutian of internal improvement,nay they become rivals u n a ntaiug the public faith, and the integrity of tho Union. C The TFtttsrrt Stale t?The germ* of great commonwealth*?the treason * of whose soil will continue to flow- in, as fiom an fxhaiMties* granary, through our great natural and artificial channel*. 7 T>rpelvtty to <Hir Olnriout ('ni'in ?R-dlroa-ls and cmalstlte plij ?ical, and tho legacy of Washington, the moral m< an* of pr< serving and consolidating it. H, The C-ty of New Fork?The commercial mi tropeliofot our country, with whose prosperity rvety |<urtion of our >tato is identified. y The If'ri.'etn Riilroad Cony any ? They have up?iie,l a road Irom Itostoi: to Albany, detiinaJ to reach, l-y the way of Buffalo and Chic tgo.te tliu Mississippi. Mr. t^vincr (PresiJent of the We?trrn Railroad Corporation,) responded to this toant,which wit warmly received, to show how little,he Slid' the gentlemen referred to had had to do in the construction of this public woik. It hat been an arduous woik ; but it hail been brought to successful completion berausa sustained by the citizens of Boston and by the power and wealth of Massachusetts herself. And as so much hat been sai l (continued Mr. Q ) in pi aisc of tho Yankee*of New England, 1 know Is all ho pardoned by those present, if I avert for one moment to what hat been done by Albany. This city has borne au important part in Carrying forward this work in which we so much glory. From thu bevim irg. Albany 'ma1 tMu tlie pioncet in this antei-prm, ft ha* laSen laid, that at tho period of 6U11 biYO'uitftn, the Yank'-ea thought there wore hut two daces of for- | eigueia?Knglishmen or Frenchmen. It might with equal fiuth be laid of thu people of the colonic*, tha^ ilery body w?* then either Yankee or New YoTkar. Very few'Yankees then came to Albcay, Ibr if thuy htd. they would h?*V com? agatn. Who u,is tin tirst msu in Massaehuieti* wlio urged this great question on tho state 7 lfn was not n eiUt< n of A ha-iy, but he was onu who for year* ?^?adu it his rnsidcnce. Ilo w a* a man w hom n.wuy hire knew, an.t as m.-nv loved. Nnod I mpiili-^Athe name el The duro Hedgwick (Cheer*.) U? It was who Oral advocate I this measure in tho legislature of Maatarhi aetts. He it ?si who uigad it on. I know that he went back and forth between Albany and Boston ervenal litm a on thia boilnaia. | kno-.v rnat he labored in teaaon and oat ol si-asnn, until tfcey V. re Rltnt'M ready to ear.laiin, thou i *rt *ti?*?lf?ranch learning Lath made tho ata.l! I *hd hf mght have continuation of the ijuota' I haa not *>*-1, but apeak the wcrda ol truth 31 d a | b^ne iaj nim.y y? a' ? <.vail not pair t'e ori ev? r j m ai, | women, Mid child ? ,u bo not only ulirioi', 1u1 altog. tlier tilth -a 1 i-n.on thu anhjret of internal improvement, i He, sir, had a. nvichoi the Christian Patent ami gonllnman in bit conip>,itton a* hny mau on eaith. Like thn rrur-ef, he was rr mitten ti aee tne good iant which hia: Uow country m -i w.ri u> enter, though he did not lira to triinaaa the lull sccompluhmj-iit ot hiswiihvl ? 1 This was the firat etfurt towards it for a time, it oncountered delays. We found it diiLault to cai ry it Q through. I aa? free, air, to any that there waa a sort of ' Yankee prejudice atthittime, against I)n ehnx-n. Tl oy i* thought Dutchmen Were pri ju herd .'gainst thi m. 'f bey ? had reud but little of Letch unt ry sad I em mrry t*> a iy that that history waa that of the erudite historian, Diedriek Knickerbocker, ami that they rt illy bi lietn.1 >' what waa theru atatod?(laughter) among other things a that even Dutchmen of the nr.ieut day, cauM no: a look towards the onion Held* of Connecticut. ? without tears in their eyea. (Renewed langhter ? d Well, Mr. Chairman, we found there wraa nothing in all thia in du- time. We got them together In Kanenil it .ill? il wliarn we ho|<a to*i e you all to morro.v uight?[ohi era ) 0 It la a place that alw at a gov* ahead. His vrara ago list n Heptrmher, it waaiioiiitd abroad that a dalegition waa corn ng on from Albany ; and it waa rumored that a real SH\e Dutch man waa among them, [Cheuia in ! laughter.] ftagy ha<l heard that the |wv>|-l? of Allwny were p.irt 1 V;in\e> end pait Dutch. As to what Yankee were llicy >e atMjgjMvn a pmttyr good gur-a, but the Pntcutr.i n they o, had a {Kat curiosity to aee. I remember aa well a? If it ?, had hapy-Micd yeaterday, when there camo for* ar 1 on ia the stage av.-?n-( j| Hall, at the Unui mi ntlont*', a g( ntle m,n whom e^ry man in Albany loica to honor, and r whom every oikli|,at kDoi?a him cannot but loti?a ** geatleman (methlv. j hiiu row) w i'h blsgri en ooat and akeavea slight lyrV^^j an, bearing the rial Dutoh il ^ir"i5nUui t Eothnaiaftic eherrirg ) Well Sir this Mr. ?^r*^'**Ss-M Uked by the Tankw-*, ?? 1" ili\? WM no great show e, ubont him. He did not talk ?*. M. 4_,, au mid ue how thaeanaltoUa had hM* ,, , y*.. ,. _ id Ua laid aa ho an.Uus the Alhan>?;"^ n. Hod Me tM. Tlwy likowthat DutchmaS.V,V*"r? * ha Mid ha waa the right aort of I if' rl o a and no gold, bat all gold end no abssW1*,,.. * . a I In thw masner, air, we ds-termined to atart as ' , ' it tfta* t?#ry body took hold ?f it. and we ha.\ . ft dtnl of 'tsc: vragi ire ot Wt game to UteK ? W YO W YOliK, MONDAY M< u, ! liavv lii-ar.l described. It wa* pretty haul work to get over, hut there wat one littlo pannage left. It wai ?aiJ that iu the kingdom of 8pain. a proposition watouri itatto<f to muku a caual from Home place to Madrid, an<] that permission vmi asked of hia Catholic Majesty to make it. llii reply was that if it wntthe will of the A1 mighty that a water communication should he there, hi would h.i\ e maJe a rn , r for that purpose, but having made none, he thought it would be the height of impiety to make one. (Laughter) Now whin we came to muiiiiiuiiia. u e had exactly the encouragement the Spanish king wonted. Here were mountains presenting insui moiintatile obstacles to a passage. But there win one place Kit in the chain,Ju*t wide enough, u* it happened, aud of th<'proper elevation. It se?me<] to bnve hem made on purpose; und at length we came to the opinion that the woild in general, and the county of Berkshire in particular, were made with ev press refer-nee to the Great Western railway.? (liheers ) Wo got along pretty well through there mountain,; hut whilu going on, plain sailing. we came to a little kiook dividing New Yuik and Mustachesetts, ami could get no further. The gentlemun Ironi New York,(Col. Wehn) has alluded to what we have done in sviichcratt. Now, air, let ne till him that no witch ever crossed a running stream. I don't know but it is so w ith the Dutch, hut I will siy lor the information of the gentlem in, that though we have on longer any old witches, and those we have, have given up broomstick* and taken to locomotive?still so havesomw witcln * in Massachusetts, that are said,by the pswsr of tin ir charms, to he able to turn even a Dutchman into a Yankee. (1.aughter) Be that ns it may ? we got into theatrearn aud couMget no further. Sown uplifted our voice*, calling to our friends to come ovt r into Macedonia?or Massachusetts?and help us. A resuonws was mAde Irom Albany. They drew us with tin ir bonds, and we could not but run alter them. (Great ,1 lUghter.) It is said by the wise king of Israel that a good namu it richer to he chosen than great riches. Now I don't know that any body knows what kunl of a physical agent he employed in building the temple; but this I know, that in building the wi-tt-rn railroad,ft good name ha a had the power ot attaining gr? at rirtu s Iroin at hois, as my friend of the Mechanics' and Farmers' Hank (Mr. Olcott) perhaps can testily, (f'heers an.l l.iUihter) Wvll, sir, ut Inst we got these lionds. and th n wacompleted the whole thins over. For, as to building this railroad, I would say (if It were not fir our engineer) that it ?v as nothing but C/n/d't play, (hnughtu.) But it is done, and what are to he the results, no tongue can tell. Those iron liar* Iht'.tNlenil from oua capital to the other, w ill, in time of peace, transmit thu electric spark of good feeling and good fellow-ship from this time forth and forever. And it the time ever should come, as it in?y crime, when the city of Boston shall, .as she bus, call fur the aid of ber brethren, it will not tie us formerly, n long ? . -.J, i - u?,i lliu 1culuui juunivjr ???., ...a _.... courage of a martyr lo undergo There will be none exclaiming, then, " why tarry the wheel* of the districts No, sir; before even the power of steam ronl I pro|>el a vessel from harhor to river,wo shall have the reveille of New York?wo shall hear from tho Highlands of the Hudson, and it wi. with a ioar like thunder, with a celerity I I that the plains of Saratoga ?hall send greetii - to the Heights of Bunker. [Tri . Ions cheei ing , B this is i railroadoccasi id, as I have Manx i th< moit inipoitant ofall things is tc keep within tine II not. WO may occupy tiack wh n SOli other locomotive is on, and t i there is apt to bo a crash ? [Laughter.]?Therefoi , 1 wind olt'by givingyon Tie Staten of New fork ond Manmchusetti.?They laid their heads together, and the result *o i). i s aggerate. 10. The trianrle?New York. Boston and A their interests run parallel, and their Jaalousi at a tangent. Mr. ?jcdgwick of Masaachupett?, (brother ?>l late Theodore Sedgwick) rose in response to in. illusions which had l>een made during tlie evening and especially hythclapt Spraker, to the agencj of the decea.sed in the accomplishment of thUgrea western enterprise. 11.? The Governor of the State of Iftw York. This toast wa? received with cheers, and trover nor Seward spoke briefly, but was not heard by th< Reporter. 13. The Court for the Correction vf Krrort ?The high est judicial tribunal of our atato. Lieut, ( iov. Bradch responded to this toast. Liberty anJ laic?That Liberty which the necessary rcsiraintaof Liw permit?and that Law which the ten ilancaea of Liberty unrestrained require; and withonl which even Liberty itself wonld soon become extinct. This toast was drank with three times three, moe' emphatically given. 18. The Jlmeritmn Fklr?They both toil and spin, yel Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one ol these. VOU'SKUI. <?eii lhx, of Albany, was here called on! by the President, and came forward, tvarmlv cheered by the company. He addressed the Chair aa follows Mb.,? It is bnta few .lay stiare the desceu d ints of the Pilgrims were celebrating the landing o their ancestor* upon the rock of Plymouth. More that tw o hundred years have elapsed since these ndveiituroui mou planted the standard ol civil and religious liberty upon th<> American continent. It is on interesting his toricol loot that the vessel which bore them across iht Atlantic, was destined to the river Hudson; but throng! the ill-will and ignorance of the captain, (accordim to Bancrolt.the eloquent historian of the colonisation o the United States.) they were oondurted to the mast liar ran nn.l inhn.i.itahlc nart ol Massachusetts, if tlirv lis. reached their intended destination, John Carver and hii atsociut. a w oul l have co-operated with the successors o llenry Hudson in laying, upon the hunk* of our owi oMaiiver. the loundwtion* of that system of corstitu tional freedom, which ihejr common descendants, a hun dretl and fifty years afterwards, pledged to each othe | their lis es, their fortunes, and their s?crrtl honor to up hold. But time baa accomplished, in one sense, the ori ginal design of the Pilgrim". The descendants i f tin | lolouUtso! Missachusettaand Now York ore now units* [ upon the hanka of the Hudtou; thoy have become nea neighbors; the distance of two boodred miles which a? parates tiie nyiUla of the two mmml i?, ?< it w err,nil hilalcd: the froita and snows of wiutrr aro no irop-di meet to their daily communications; and in sum iuer they may leave their homes Jong after thi sun has risen above thu Atlantic, exchange congra lulations midway, and sit again under their owi roofs bufore he has sunk behind the western hills We haTi heard much, this evening, with reguidtothi ditlicultiss of intercommunication b- tween the inhabi tanti of thu two states in for rne.r time*. Let mi - briny the detail down to a later period. I remember thirty years ago, when I was a schoolboy in Boston, how ie rions an undertaking it was, to get to Albwhy. ThfTi weru two or three toutea?all of thera attended wit! their inconveniences and dr lays. Firlt, there tvs? tin voyage to Now \ ork around Cape Cod, by packet ; ther there was thi ovurlsnd journey by stage lo lb'1 Bound thi n by packet to New Vork ; and then a voy age by steam ti.Al'ianv?for it was litei ally a voy ago at tha early perioJ in tliu hiitory ofst.aaffl navigation. The ex Petition nltoc' ther leCjljjrkd several days foi iti accor.i pli'hWmt. IT lite more direct and unusual routr|ha< b< en thought of, it would have j resented itself under thi nspect of Uuys and nights ot liar.! riding by a'.sge, wit) the discomfort* incident totiial lgoJu 01 convoy once, al most p. cLuac at pr< < ht ou the gieat thoroughfares?. tnc country. Now, sir, suppose any one at that peri?J had boen pern.i'.trd to - laore forwai d lhr _ _,n Tultiri'; to the |U ?ent, and h.el predicted that iQ thirty y ,.r.s lb Journey betw een tho tw o CltfcI Would be com; a-sed n eleven hours. It he had male such a prediction, h would liarJly have escaped the imputation ot infinity Certainly no one would have b dievod that the propht c w us to b<< accomplished ly human moans nine A y et it is accomplished, ai d by (ho aid of no oth'-r jsj wer but the practical application of scirntiiic principal, an thssiMieaf New uidiDdkliviaeibii(otig) amipvi lovenmce. In tho year 17.VI the delegate* ol the An t cm colonic* met in ?lii? city lot the ptirpoic ol forming plan of 11 iiton. The ol j-ct in view w a* to concert n.e urea for their common lifrncc; it hot inference to th mvarationfrom the mother country, which grew oatt tubsi<|tic ut CHtisee of Hi* con tent. Hit through ih" h h,nu! intercommunication an icouniltation/.o which 1-1, mon qm etiouiof common hitereot. it may he fmjJ I h ivw l?o r thejgerm nfth' Oongrets which Jcclr.reJ ?* it it p-i.Hi i t of (Jrcat Brilitilt, and aaarrtod our rijrht to 1 numbered jmnnp the sovereign nation! of thu earth. On of the qm itious iltupoeeJ of at thi? meeting, tvea to fl< pi icc fer tho future tnectine? of Coi greaa an.!i r the pr l?tnl plan if uuion. When thin <|U tatiou wa* r Ji eu iion, l)r Kranklto, who 'vm prioent ai t Hi h gj'e fro r. HI D} i van in,contended thul Philadelphia wet the prop place, on account of it * central tituuiion with rcgir.1 I tho other colonic*-, nnd, among ether thing-', he ea that the ilittut delegates, those fri m Men M.ttn "hire mi l South < oroltnii, Wotthl ho : 'tie, to roach li pluco ?f m. nting in Hfienn or twenty luya at fjtlho Kiitnt roitaiiio'Jtu, >Tuw Hampshire, to Philj 1?-1; hi Iheac fifii en or twenty Jaj l of ti Bvt 1 are now s'lrnnk tb* narrow ajare of thirty hour*. What ? tr uihy Ihia in the march of tnprovi mrnl! What ? Vl< toi "T|,r the combined fotcca of dwtanct and time! Vfi a triumph,by the upplioation of tho potreri ofnitVMOv theorvtaeicf which ?bo bar scattered along thj path lif-i. M it it were to challenge 'he effort* ol eptetpri and g, ami to elevate tho character of our in through our ancroat in r- movirg all la&peHjinenta to t fiil81m.nt of our dr?unj,,, if luln fr,tin p* 4 ii 1 l('ok lorw t rJ to tnt future, wUu will Vfi.tuii* to I aign liirili to our ?ucce?a iu' t}?. application of gn piiaoipU-o to the practical busine** nt life/ If i may neaaore tin- future by what ?p ourwciv.a ha *ren and ai lo-J la achieving,what may not the re-.l get r.tirn aocempliah. ur.Uaa we ehill aend down to th< our iuhaiitanco of political fre.'.km and aocial pr?i| rity rncurabtrid with burdetia, which shall mil. am and imped* thiir march hi th? career we hare opened thim? On at devtioia* undoubtedly await ua -great, perham, than any one tug well calculate, ev< n If trer. to mako the past the measure of our futnio pi jr.** de-atinlea anly to ho tulfillr.l worthily by i hrm tug sound principle. of action, trith auterpriae oj d ittry duecUd by ptwdenee and for-cat', lib rali w itheut rktraragaace or profu-hm,i> public rtedlt mal tain. A, t-y ? ise legialatioo, an ample pro*i>laa of mea i to aaix-t contemplated ob>oet* an.J a ??ored preaniva'i of ?ht puhno faith by a aerapUous .Uncharge of alt t I neat ohumtiana?wilhtbeae rulra for ear gii.dirrci-, t II nt?y aafely go oa with the atturaitcc that we ba?? honor and proa per it y for our, ocntp uiiona I Bill, air, I am overlooking in tbeao general viowa t i imam diata ot/?t of thla gath< rjrg?r4 thla unliw. oi < RK I JRNING, JANUARY 3, IS i descendants mid successors ol moan wku, Horn the > K? i oi i lie Hull' Moon and May K lower, first mw the shorts of this continent,tht-u biistlin< with forests, but now | teeming with population, enterprise. au<l wealth, ami i embellished by oil the arts of civilized life. There a time in the early history of this country, w hen the i arm* of thu two colunicl were turned against each olhor > in fr dental discord and malty. At -l later period tin v were struggling, ?i ie by side,in thu great conh st for ini dependence, w hieh gave us liiitli as a free yeople. This i hoed of association, the strongest that can enist brtwi en individuals or cominunities? formed as it was on hour of darkness and peril?has been strengthened by commt rcial ties, u bich the grow th of the country has been constantly ren ieiing mol e numerous and more intimate. In n tereiico to this association, and mote particularly to thu eoininunication, the completion of which we are now ci lehrating, allow me to ?tier, iu compliance with the call made u|>on rne:AlmttathititUa and Xew York -Connected by a read ! i?n? in in trust, of tk(*lri>|ti ami duratiiliiy of their union. Love, Law aihI Physic, Atihe .Marine Court, on Friday, a trial "canoe oil " before Judge Sherman, in which all the e-utcry?the secret mysteries?of love, law and physic, were fully bought to view ; and which it b conn < our duty to record. Of Cupid's movements we have not much to say, the urchin having resigned his claim in the premises to his tickle half-brother and companion. Hymen, whom ho accuses of causing pleasure and pain, health and (iekntKf, as may suit his caprice, tb the uiany favorites whom he confide? to his cure. Hut there was a rich struggle for superiority between the iiicfiihrrs of the " learned professions." The young prnpoundor and expounder of Itlackitone exerted all h:s eloquence to draw frniu the accomplished physician his skill and knowledge, and hurl theui at the plaiutifi*, (as Jupiter of old hurled thethunderb >!t at /Gsculapius,) for the ssicuee he displayed in the important work that he had taken in hand. It was an action brought by Dr. Peter F. Clark, whose stately mansion is in itlcvcker street, near the Bowery, against Amhr. e Rikeinan, a respectable butcher, residing at No 5 Fifth struct, to recover .>'100 for medical attendance upon Mrs. Riktmati wife of the defendant- After the ca?c fort piaiutill'had been stated by Mr I. B ShcpI his opposing counsel, truly with "trumpet t-ni ,ui and words of lire," proceeded to the defence. The defendants in this suit are a young c :|>; , re>pi-cte.l, beloved, and w irthy. Some t r Ave years ago they exchanged the position of i > i-r and beloved for that sacred tie, 1 Where bliss presides?where joys beguile? Whsre all the charms of virtuu smile? Where heart to heart pure throbhings beat, l'rcpaied life's rsys or stoim< to meet. ti ? " nia rrii.fl ? hu nninf-s* crowned their *?'J ? ?rr days unJ contentment mulled at their peaceful board. Health presided over their domicil, and c i and --orrovv were unknown to their abode. In nr?e of time two beauteous children gladthe hearts of their purents, rendering their .1 and home still more endearing, and every uing went on smoothly and happily as a marriage bell, lint alas ! it tvas destined that there shonld be a change. Sickness was to visit that late happy ' home, and professional mat practice, withaubsc1 quent tyranny and persecution, were to bear down upon them with their pestiferous blight. The learned counsel then proceeded to state his case. In the month of September, ltilO, Mrs. Hikcinan . was visited, particularly after rising in the morning, with severe head aehe and sickness at the . 'stomach, accompanied by a furred tongue aud nausea in the mouth, as if "she had been eating soap''? there was also a general swelling of the system, and a derangement of tho vital faculties, JJrco.-n' ing alarmed, and somowhal suspecting the eause of t her trouble, she sent to the plaintiff*, requesting he ' should call and bleed he*, i'he Doctor went, bot declined bleeding, saying she hid only a cold, which had settled down in her abdomen, and she must on no account be bled. He then ordered t strong sweats of hotcatsip flannels to be constantly applied, and caused her stomach to be rubbed for four or five weeks with a home liniment, composed of sugar of lead, vinegar, spirit* of turpentin?, and eggs. She was reduced very low by this means, auu nad to keep her bed part of the time, only getting up to the lire to be rubbed with thu liniment. Still her system kept f glowing larger, and after she bad been treated in i this way for nearly two months the Doctor repeat' ed his declaration that she had a severe cold, and that it had settled down in a " lump." lie continued to medicine, and caused her to be rubbed with the liniment, saying that the " tuiuonr" in her | stomach must be dispersid About tho middle of J- November she experienced that "life within her" which left no douot in her mind as to the cause of I her disorder, and told the Poctoi that she was in i the family way ; but he replied that such was not f the case?it was merely a movement of water?and 1 continued his treatment as before. A consulting physician was railed in, to whnru Dr Clark stated ' that Mrs. Ilikeman bad billious remittent fever. [ They continued to give her medicine and treat her in this Wty, and then wondered that the sick s stomach should continue. She frequently told the 1 Doctor that she was in the family way, but he anr swered that she was not, for if she bad been so the 1 medicine he had given her would have produced " abortion. Finally, the " gentle movements" could no longer be m stakon for the movements of water, j and, after weeks of unnecessary sullcring, the doctor withdrew from the fir Id, leaving nature and a i good constitution free to repair the ravages, pro. duced by " a want of skill," on the person of Mrs. K. In Kcbrniry licr child was Lorn, and bad cvi ' I dcntly roue its lull time, but bore marks ol the nic[ I dicincs and the treatment which the mother had I received, and whirh had nearly been fatai to them both The^hild, alt kvugh at present nearly eleven , months aid, is hut little heavier than children tmia a'ly arc at three or four, and will probably be i weakly for life, while Mrs II.'s other two children are remarkably healthy and active. This, gentlemen, (addressing the jury ) is the statemi nt of the case, li is for " these days of suffering?thvic nights of pain," that we are called 1 upon to nay, and to pay c xtortionately. Not satisi fied with exhibiting ignorance or wickedness, a > paralh 1 to which has briright condign punshinent upon the head of, 1 bad liked to have said, many a 1 better man, and whieji bad nearly cost us our life, '' k- tift, gentlemen, asJflhg t/ou to reward |. him for his course Dark, indeed, will be the day, ? wlieu such couilact can -ueceed ?gloomy and low n rring the clouds that will spread, ready to bur?t iu r. death and desolation,overourencc hippy country. V Cut we fiar not for the result Appealing to tin. '' tribunal, a tiibmul composed of twelve honest and j honorable nun, we feel that in it there is safety and hope. Instiad of paying, we arc eminently entij." tied to receive damages, and exemplary ones teo. j Tl?a matter is with you, and we doubt net, that we i- shall receivi a triumphant acquittal at your hands .? The learned counsel (Mr. Horatio Allen) made a }f *p>cch w> i thy ofa Demosthenes, and proceeded to J call witnesses. Now commenced the struggle? the cootliet of opinion between giunt men?the 0 anxiety and the earnestness of the r< spectire cm tsel to draw forth from the witnesses whatever ?. nurbt awil hi their owo b. ball, hardly permitting ,i oae (jue-tion to be answered before auother was o- a?k> d It was indeed a gath> ring of strength, an exeiltnienf ,and a scene? in "Wlo n Greek me< ts Greek, then conn the tog of ? sr.'1 ? Mrs. Powrn* sworn?This was a good looking, it middle aged lady, the mother, and also the nurse l> of Mr?. Kikeman. She mtilirui'-d, in her testimo " ny, the statement ol counsel. i;r. Liar* uiu ii?i it- attend Mr*. Kikeraan in her confinement *' Dr. HnitRD aworp?Wat called in ennsHltbtinn with Dr. Clark to viait Mr*. Rikemaa Dr. ? C. t'ated that ,he had the hilbu* remttttnt fever; a if turh war theca*e, the treatment or Dr. Clark cr correct, even if the bad been in the family of way; 1 should havu no treated her for the bilious *? remittent fever nnder ony rireunu/iuirea. The lino r* ment show n is C'-mposed of nil, alkali, anil spirit* 1,0 ol turpentine, aud there may Itava been hartshorn, bat if so it ha* evaporated. l^t llv Counsel ?Dirt Dr Clark leli yon that Mr*. , 0 Itikeman w ? in I he family 1 v? The i|uei(ic>n wan "hject'd to hy S> feiidanl't i?. eottascl. Even if Dr C. hart told witne** ?o, iti in only effrct Mould he to implicate himtdi. lie had >e- declared to Mrs Kikeoian tlut ?he wan not in the family way, and eonthanrd to <iv?i medicine which * unt calculated, at he him<e!l avowed, to produce anortion, ami was liable, if he knew her to b? in r0, the family way, to indiatmint and punishment in ih the Hut- pmoti for that (iTenee The rese'twaa, in- that Dr H. raid, he him<" If obtrrved to Dr Cl.,rh t> that Mr*. It. nan*! be in the family way. Lot it did n? aot appsar that taeh inliir-aMnn had Ueu^ivei hy " ait bar to the family 0li .' n att* mp? was atao uiada to proves the ?tcolleui ^ n *titirtli.gof Dr. Chirk hy lha witnesses, hut to lit it ,14 ikt toaasdtli# ohJtttfA. ''What matter* it to tin/ _ eaid he. "Soppete *he kad|d?*d under hi* treat' 0 went, or that be bed administered a done of poteon. 1 # cs'old kit atait<li*g*weil in tb?|eojBHimiity b< any ea IER A 142. cum* lor thu act." Dr tl<bt?ar>l sum iUui Di i i.iru stood high i? the profession, and hud liter, u practitioner ot medicine for fifteen years By Counsel.? Dr. Ilebbard, what do you know about the manner in which Dr. Ciaik treated this case! Answer ?I only know from representation Question?Is steeping* pregnant \votuan with hot catnip tea, soaking her in flannel, and rubbing her with horse liniment, proper trcatni nt I Ar?In thf rnrlv stuses of ll mat ter? very little, there in tin medicine that is p.'oper fur colds or fever, that would place at hazard th-. Iifeof the path nf, or he likely to create abnrtii n ? noreveu in the middle stance I saw Mri Uiki-inan in October, and apposed that she was in the family war as a matter of course. Dr. A.m>kh?o*? (an aged gentleman) -worn ?If the disease was bilious remittent feter, from w hut I have he ard of the treatment, it was correct. It was of no importance whether she was pregnant < r not. By Coirast i.?Doctor,do you consider his calling the. lump a cold, and giving her medicine to scatter the o tumour," to be correct practice? Answer ? Every physician understands the mode of treatment with "his own patients he?t. I do not know any thing about it CotrxsEi..? Von may go, Doctor; we don't want allv thing further frcm yen On. Jskl Foster sworn?It the disease was remittent fi ver, the question of pregnancy wntild have made no dill'<-renee in the treatment. Bleeding is oftentimes good and oftentimes injurious. It is not so easy to tiled abort ion as you may suppose. Bv Coi/x- el?When the disease was pregnancy, would you have resorted to the treatment that was shewn I Answer?Pifgnaacy is not considered a disease. Question?Is H not the duty of u physician, sir, to H-rt rtain the complaint of a female betorc prescribing for her ? Answer?It is, as nearly as po sible." Question Is not ignorance, in a physician, as hail as intention ! If he *:ive anything calculated to destroy life, would it not be bad practice ? Answer?I know nothing nf the case hut what 1 heard from Dr. Clark. 1 would reduce a fever us soon as possible. I do not think a medicine given iu a remittent fever would destroy a child." By . J, noR?There is a regulation of prices by | the iMedical Society, from which physician* arc allowed to deviate, according to circumstances. Think* where a case is litigated, a physician should have mora th.iu where it is settled in friendship; supposes n dollar, or a do,lar uiul a half a visit, to he about corn ot. Or. Tavi.oh sworn?Doctor, yon have heard the treatment in this case, do you suppose it to have been correct, and according to the practice you yourself would probably have pursued! Answi r?Being a married feruule, I should have been on my guard how 1 treated her; sickness ut the storfiacli and headache arc common symptoms of pregnancy; had I been culled, 1 should have investigated the case further, and if 1 found it resulted in pregnancy, should have been very particular iu my treatment; should look upon any other treatment as being highly euljable; had there been any doubt, I should have resorted to the tethescope, aud if 1 ascertained that a woman was pregnant, I should have niodcrateJ uiy treatment; 1 should certainly not have treated her the same as if she was not pregnant; it would not be good practice to attend a pregnant woman for two or three months, and doctor her for "water;" thinks the plaintiff's saying the child was a lump, and must be doctored and scattered away, to have been very bad practice. [Wcnecd unt say that these sentences are answers to questions propounded by tho counsel; both sides, in general, being down upon the witness at the same time.] 1 should have ' ascertained what the lump was, whether it was dropsy, or abscess, or pregnancy. (Question?Was there danger of using liniment, such as this, in caNeof pregnancy ! Answer?If it was an activejliniment, I should be afraid of its getting to the bowels and creating abortion. Spirits of Turpentine sometimes acts upon tho womb. I shoul 1 not have resorted to stimulating medicines, unless the fever was excessively severe. Doctoring lor an entirely different disease from what the woman lias, may induce a disease that was not previously in her system. Very "? . Ilii 1H' .o.yUt I V?nuy ??!*) * ders >uflicieutly powerful to scatter a tnnmr, might do so; but 1 do not know of any pow ders that would have sach an effect. Cro*s txainirttd ?Headache and tick stomach are common to bilious remittent fever. Thinks disease night be produced by very active medicine, but do not think that bilious remittent fever could ho so. That results from miasma or poisun in the air. I do not think it could be acquired in any other way. Knows nothing about this case, hut thinks from w hat he has heard in evidence, that if he were rallIn < fomulp Ulith such svmi.Ium*. should think her to lie pregnant There are certain points that cannot be mistaken. ] can nay nothing about this particular ca?e. IVai culled upon by iVlr Kikenaan to testify. A physician can tell best about hie own patients. Witness ie III y>am of ago. Ila? been niue year* in the profession, and seven years in practice. Dr. Post sworn ?'Think* the evidence of Dr. Taylor geucrally to be correct. Fever powders uro euch as to create perspiration, and would not produce fever. Hilton* remittent fever tu bes from an impure atmosphere. Sick headache alone would not ehnw bilious fever. With regard to hot fvrm, ntations they may be mint-time* used in fever. Persons might give cathartics in levers when not pregnant, that would not be proper when they are so. Powder* that have a direct tendency to produce abortion, are not given in fevers. Thinks that if other practice was resorted ini^ht injure the child and tliu mother. Dr. Tibld sworn.?Did you attend Mrs. Rikemau in her confinement 1 Answer?I did Question?Had the child gone ita full timel Answer?It had. Question?Have you heard the evidence in this case, and if so, state to the Jury what you think hi relation to itt Answer? My opinion agree* generally >ith that of Dr. Taylor. 1 think, on visiting Mr*. Kikenian, the. first conrte of Dr. Clark should have been to ascertain the nature of her disease, and to hare treated her differently Thinks >hc ymptomsthst have been described, might have been produced by medicine. Question?You attended Mrs. R. in February, when the was confined?what was her situation I Answir?1 found her to he an exceedingly wellformed woman, with ayood constitution. Q'u stion?Have you h id much practice in cases of this sort! Answer?I have had a good deal of practice in obstetric enset. Had charge of the lying in department of the almshouse, and was with the pa tienls l>< fore and nf er tliey wo c eMiifined. 1 think the treatment of Dr. C lark was Imprudent. For the few first months of pregnancy, it is somewhat difficult of discovery, hu' when the child quickens >t ia easily ascettaiovd if a phytirian is qualified, aud t ike* pains, he can have no difficulty in finding out, and if he gave medicine that would he likely to pri duce abort! n, it coald not he good practice. I think from the evidence that has hren given,thai Mrs. Kikomnn did'nt show symptoms of bilious fever; she would not have been able for so long a time, to get up and go to the fire to be ..,1.1....i i,i,i m. mi hi hop h?i n rmilinid to hsf bed Her symptoms were much more like those of pregnancy tliiii ol fever. Riuieuus wi I not ulwaya prevent sickness at (lie stomach; fh?*K ">??y ease it; medicinea in fovera hav? a tendency to reduce the vital powers, and toniea are afterwards given to restore them. Do not think the treatment of Dr. Clark to have been judicious. Question?What reason hava you for thinking M>1 Anauer?I think that Dr. Clark, having attended this lody for five or ?ix weeks, whrn within two or three months of her confinement, and still net know that ihe was pregnant, but asserting that (he was nut an, shews it. When a woman is in the family way: her tongue ia generally crated, hut i: i.? n^>t .ilwaj to. (Question?Yon apeak very Confident, Doctor, of the treatment in the case. Could not pregnancy cftsily He mistabon for Cold or fever t Anawer?I think not ; and no judicious physician would treat n woman that was pregnant, by rubbing Diem fnr three weeka and giving tb? u. powder*. Question? In auch cases how would you youraell proceed 1 Answer?There are several way* of examining a woman that i- pregnant. I would lav my hand o>i h< r abdi men If, on doing ao, 1 found a tuiovur 1 I wonld aak her if she found a movement there Anteiior to ifuiakeiiiitg, no person e? i toll with abaelute eertaiaty, but a/ter that it. can ea*ily be dor a Among modern inventions ia tUa tMho.ojfe, | by which even the bcatngs of .i ahild'a P?Ue, though it ia in the wnmh. can hetraned. IVHsi lay tog my hand on the abd waeu I could eeaa'y tell i if ilura wa? a swelling in married lac<a? there eauhTSe bv' it tie dciaht aa to the causae, and I LD. -"i PrtecTmCmia o imiI.i intti 11. uau d a )' ^ ' tness i* _ > ?,. of age. A lady J? th<*n called to thr stand, h it si :<>* ?n?s;c?ti?n "I a juror, she was not exomi; i .1 fhe respective counsel then made a fi. iad>storiuJ display,the Court charged,and the jiri y.??* a verdict for plaintiff of jjiii. Mi xii i? Irc.vs.? An aruiy of iimtu tw he raised by Santa Ana. I h?- Mexican editor* u*c di?CM?siii? the tpicst. >?, whether or not encoiirwgonii ut should hi held cot to.*t ranger-, tusrtilr down and makeiuij.i n.ui-cate on the vacant land* of Mexico. A letter, da'iil at < bihuahua, states that, o.i in* fu st ol November, the Tcxian prisoners, under ?m escort <>( regulars, would leave that place forth* city of Mexico. The editor of the Vera Cruz Censor allot* Jf day s for tin voyaro o| th, rtennier In ui J!i '"land, and expects the lirsi one to reach the!e in all this nioutli. Some tui* understanding lining arisen between, the Commanderin-Chief <>1 the Northern army. Manual Ari-ta, anil thri e Generals,tinder his ordr/*, the attention ?l President Santa Ana has horn Urecteil to t lie 'abject.ami < I Victual means it sorted '<#> lor bringing abrut u return to good feelin:> niufeg those officers. Carrera, the half-Indian. half-Mnlstln d. if Central Amrnta?has dissolved the Legislature nl Guuteuiulu, for the purpose, as be says, ol convoking a Convention to draw up a constitution ,'<? also turned out the Ministers of the day It appcears that on the day of meeting, mlytw-t delegates to the Con vntion appeared. Santa Ana bus thought proper to ordain that berk cotton in thread, and cotton in twist, and cloths w henercr seised in the sen pi rf?, or ai oilier point* of the republic, the noire shall he destroy i u immediately after a summary examination, a* provided by la? ; inasmuch as such goods I cing pi nliibit ;d to the trade from the exterior, and injnri us to tho trade of the country, in no inaiiner car. they be a t initted to be s Id in the Republic. Court soil tiir Correctiox or Km ops ? Dec. 2S ?Miller vs. Macomb.?The decree of ifcus Chancellor in this cause was nilirroed unanimously. Justice Hronsoii delivered a written npiniats. Smedhurgh v? Moore.?The decree of the Chancellor was .Jlinncd by a tie vote. Justice 11 ronton, and Messrs. Kurimn, Verplanck, Dickinson, Iluli, Knot, and Nicholas delivered written opinions ? Taylor v*. Perkins.?The decree ?f the Chancellor was affirmed unanimously. J u.lite Bronsoa dcii vcreil a written opinion Kd wards r?. ltodiut . Th?? .1,.,,.,. r>l 11... 11 liotia*..II#,** ' 1- - Justice 11 ronson delivered ? written opinion. Wcl.aren vs. Wati'in.?The judgment of the So prime Court was affirmed?for affirmance 18, for riv erswl 8. The Chancellor. Mr. Verplanck und the President delivered written opinion*. The Fanners" Fire Insurance vs Kdwnrds.?The judgment of tSu? Supreme Court aflirmed?for affirmance II, for reversal S. The Chancellor and Mr. Vsrplunrk de'avcrcd written opinions. Peck vs. Youap. The / judgment of the ?uji>*rnio Conrt aflirmed?foraflir uiauce 14, reversal t . The Chancellor, and Mtssra Scott, Dixon, Root, lily and Futnian deliver*.* written opinions. Dec. :{0.?Pieraon r*. William*.?The judgment of the Supreme Court aflirmed?for affirmance 12, for reversal t>. The t.'hanccllor, Mr Fly. and the President delivered written opinions. Davis v?. Shields.? The judgment of the S. C.Tever-ed, 19t? I. The Chnneellor, and Messrs. Verplanck and Paige. delivered written opinions. Commissioners of the Canal Fnnd vs Kenipthall.? Judgment of the Supreme Court alliriucd unanimously. The same vs. Kmcrson?The -aim-. The Pcoplo va Whiteside.?The judgment of the Supreme Court reversed?for affirmance !>, reversal 11, as follow#The Chunci-llor and Messrs. Dickiuson, Root n?4. Skinner delivered written opinion*. MrFarland vs. Wheeler.?The jndemeut of theS C. reversed ?for afliriM.inee 2, reversal Its. The < liaectllor. Messrs. Verplanek, Nicholas Ri ot, Dickinson,and Paige, and the President, delivered written opia ions Adams vs ('agger and Stevens ? Judrmeal of the Supreme Court unaaiei<-n?ly affirmed. Tbr Chancellor aud .Measrs. Lee, Verplanck, and Root delivered opinions. North Ea?ter> Bocsda nr.? Major v? vio u- ?? r l-_ - i limj > .h-l ' surveying the North Kvntern Boundary line. pa?ted through this eity oil his way to Augusta. thence to Washington. He ha* had,d urine th< la?k summer,about < nc hundred men in his employ 'J b*? trees upon the line have heen removed, ou the top* of the hill* to a space of about one hundred U f'.aad lessening in width down to the valleys, end the whole line cleared and bushed. The siiirt v hau heen continued a few miles above the tlrai d I ills, very near which the line is found to lun Ti e old line" lias been found very cronk< d, and the new tun nine, with the straieht iine. Jakes in several It it in the country below Grand Fall*, end in s--i>jc in stances, portion* ofthe cleared fi< Id si of the turnicr* there. Sonicnftheiu would, at times,get i-xaiprra(ud at the proceeding*,hut most of thrm w ere rathai calm. About sixty mile* of the line, through an unbroken forest, utiil remain* to be surveys d Wss hall look wiih much anxiety for ihe rrportol thn Commissioners, although we confess that the proaCcet, of an immediate t< ttlenient of the question ?t oundary, upon the basis of '83, is rather email ? Bnngor Whig, Ihr 21). Skvy.? A statistical table published a short time since in 1 he Madisonim,shows that the State of Massachusetts.with a population of 737 G&h has 111 officers in onr Navy, while Tenueseec, wit la a population of 829,210, has but 13. Maryland, with a population of 'HiO.232, ha* 125otfierrs in the Navy ?tvnile Indiana, with a population o| HXt.HI 1. ha? bnt 3. Viryrtiia, with a population of 1,2311,797, haw 133officers in the Navy?while Ohio, with a pop**lation of 1,519,407, bn? bnt 1W. The District of C*lumbia, with a population of 43,712, has 41 officer* in the Navy? while Illinois, with a population ef 471,404. has hut 2. New Jertey, with a population of 3T3.9Hi, hu? 01 officers in the Navy?while Alabama, with a population of 500,61.5, lias but 4. The U. S ship l.etant, Com'r Kite bush, free* Pen?acola, arrived in Hampton Road* on the 3fltb ult. and was towed up to tbe Naval anchorage by the U- 9- steamer Poinsett, I.ient. Com. Glis?or. Oca Ciiaro* ro l.'nrt.i. ?John 1*. Pendleton,Esq of Virginia, Charge d'Affaires to the llrpiiblic o' Chili, will *o out in the frigate United State-1, Capt. ?^ Armstrong. The ship would sail on Tnareday ?i Friday next. ('apt. Nath'l I'.. Palmer, of New York, will al*n ?o out passenger in the frigate from Nor.olk ? hi* heilth is much improved. West India Stk uirm ?Capt. Soon. ?t British brig Palmetto, at Norfolk, f nm Grenada, report* that Captain M'l.raa, "f the Royal Navy, agent for tbe line of Steamers orhii h are to ply between Bag land and the West Indie*, bad arrive! at Grenada; which place I as been d??i?nat*d as the de|*>t for the steamers. Seven ships with coal for the steamcm, averaging tktO tons coal each, hare also arrived atfarena-ls The first steaomr wa? expected to ar~ rive on mr inm a?y ?>' iwnnrj wxi. Ohio Hi vrn.- Stror. fret of v* -tier at Pittebnnffe on the 28th ult. Nitai. lATtu.iortr it ?Tlx Kva niuinj Hoard of Naral Snrfo-nwliirh hat horn In tetaion i? Phiiadi Iphia * rce I ho 26ili altino, having terminated thrir Ubnrr, itdjourned IhkI Friday tinrdif. iliciiAki> S. Pliciarrif h>? born appointed by the Pretidenl to he a (Vanminder in the Vary, from the 8.h September, 1MI, trt tako rank next after ('otwmaiidr.r I). (r Kirrini',. 'PHh: BAU1.K rOOKI.M; STOV r.-Thl? newly in> 1 Com ;n< Store. vSpied to ll.i ,)? ol co?l or tixrl. i? fat. t ..pore r Ui Uijr II.i r r nv intra I'll* evn. v? loeli ia I rate thro thai ol iny olher :Jt >?e of ihe (tir e tirr, ie iewO?.tt?ria poll by a |-<l? nt j i ir I rial# . wh?h f erv?<.|? ii Ir?r.i b>r<?iit( pai rn'itli heated, and ??n?i alto to protectIhr rtio trroi becoming filled with coal or other obat"ietiijne n> Ihe draft. 19 .1*., id? H (wleol H??j? r in !<>r ' ? r?>rp ee ol coriej i,i# r>S tlie rupor irmntt f'1.1,1 root i ? ad ?'? > l>?? d'Wt snennj from l!u> >.o?l. Thtlmli i'ft thjrh in oilier Store* ?r<tendered Mm ?l ueoleeo hj ii,?ir r< r.,l<r?ie Irtmi ihe Mam; arrt'erfwairj at In rrr.lit liir aa?re beoelit from l',r f'r. t m three ear front. Another een impr-nutt r< com rrw lion h? iho tvgte tootip* stoae. 1? d>?? ii re jenr** )'! f *1 0 f "ny other rv Unt now in uee. I he pt-Mio are .?epr<_tfv>1|y '.rin d lo mP;. ?ud teamm*. it-r r.>'in?'in ?. ' I HOMI" H* \7.i* K * %A WaUrttreef. VTl.rrr mar b* fr '-rJ * ^ 1 ?f ,h* 'r\<^r'?<r pa'ttn* el Hall. Parlor. and of! rr St.,era o? ?m' WrAfP'iR* AMI JKW<UKl!"', MIB Hftl.iftAV FUl? HKNTH.?Juet reeeien! Ij ihr en'ecribrra em?. eery (Ine raid *nd ?ileerleri r. nrlu.r ei >mei.; u . I'piee WateSee ; alto a l<" dnmand l'"i* .nd Pi"C*. latlier r*me> Pine, ?ol?l Penej'e, lihainr, he. -II if which r e l? a* limy e( fleet, lower th?o al air other place in the elf. Unlet * alrh?e a* lew M fM lo faeterh : wii'hre ind jewelry eiehoneed er brnffhi. All wairlie*'. runtcrl lo hoep good lnw? or iIm ateney rtluri-ed . ml riot hi rrpwirei in Ute h*at anNwee. at Bin-h In* I'iu I'e 'M >1 i-acre, hv owe ol Ihr Aieaa. woehewn in Hie city. u I . ALLKN. Iieporterof Walehae and Jew ?l f, eh.JoaaU aad retail. A W?B lie I m _ _ elreet upalaiie Cpar^ai ll I?b C<iiteTo**?Ore"ic?,/ Nse TeM. Dee 9#th Ml I NOTlf It.?T(w> Lip^it Alnr, .-tali,ine>d off ?ip.(lr,rB Poloe will be Ukra iulo in t on or about the teih DMiember Netaat, awd reira.a Oktine the r'in?"i* of the it.. when aha w?M retiMwe her tnr.aar wuaae, ol' w'orh 1?* nrnee will be |T*?^ Ul M fcCWAlU) Cvlt'il*. Cillrfll

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