Newspaper of The New York Herald, January 22, 1842, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated January 22, 1842 Page 2
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??y Mr. Colt was carried to the I'ppcr Police prison I committed Mr. Colt in thd Mayor'* Ortice?you Wi< present? I signed the committal, and went up lot 'iecoaeh with hitn lie wa? afterward* brought down?wa< present at the coroeor'* itiuitesl ?he was examine on lion lay, and sen. to the r.gy plian To-lib* on i ha day I ora* on board the ship, and I helped to pi 11?* cargo out. 1 ?aw that box brought out and opened. I taw the body, and the cloth taken oil" the body. 1 did not see anything which led me to believe there was taU in that box. Mr. Colt only ipoketo that female in my preecncejltbey an .he very In v ; they were but a short time together I wai close by all the time. [Diagram tile in ti) witne,?? l Thtt diaeram is *ub*t.intially correet. Colt * room is l."> f?et long, S feet ID inches wide; the ceiling is 12 feet 1 inch high; the window i? 2 feet 2 inch* s from the floor; the folding doom are 7 teet wide; the window is >" leel 3 inches high; the window is in the middle of th:- room ? th* entry door is 1 feet H inches from the wall of Wheeler's room, and 13 inches from the west wall on the north side, 'l'he space each side of folding do..rs is 3 feet f>inches The hall is7 feet 8 inches wide?the denr is 3 feet 1 inch?Colt's dior is near 5 lect from Wherlrr's door Wheeler's root* is 15 lect lijr ll feet?height of ceiling is the sanao 1 also funda carpet hag at Colt's house [oarpet bag produced in court.] Witucss ?The things now in it were ia it then except a piece ef newspaper; I gave it to Mr. Chilton in the same condition thai I found it; this shirt w.v found at the house (shirt produced,) a mark on . .. .i < i' i. si.. *.? .u ?<y II is O \ V"U, ' 9 VHVIC IT a. a a n I loinami vu K, no" name or mark upon anything else I found in the trunk or La;, except the stamps, the cards, the books and the abu t. I'rost triminetl-?I found the shirt in the room; not I think in the trunk or the bag; I think I got the key of the trunk from tins female; 1 think the trunk was drawn from a place outside the door; 1 think the carpet bag was hanging up. it was a sort of scrap hag; 1 think there was no clothing in it; some rags and a pair of bootees; it was that sort of thing in every house c.Uled a sort of "catchall," or receive all ; this piece of paper was about the middle of the hag; it was less than half a small newspaper; the wat> h was in a loose piece of poper in the trunk when I found it; (it was scaled up in paper When it was brought into court ) II..,. Ik. till Sijlnniiiv rOOmiug -NK Ol'K HEIlALi). Vew tork, Snturriiij*, Janunry INiC, Kxlrn Hrrnl(l?>'ew< frosu Knrope, esterduy, the Britannia was out seventeen day?, and we may therefore expect her news to-day or tomorrow. We s'rill publish an Extra Herald ikime hately after it i* received. She brings twentyfour days later. A Great Anll-RcpudlHtlon Meeting Proposed nt TnnnlAiiy Hall. We Hnili*r.;tiind that preparations are making in some f)ti irters to call a groat mooting of the people in Tammany Hall, for the purpose of expressing th*.i" opinions on the doctrines of " repudiation ol deiit," whieh begins to prevail and to gain ground in certain quarters of the country. A large portion of the country ar" utterly opposed to liiis doctrine, either as applied to States, to corporndnns, or to individuals. The " sacred obhga tion ?f contracts" it a principle that characterises the early and pious settlers ot this continent?that runs through all their subsequent public, and private acts down to the revolution?that was placed in the Constitution of the General Government, aud the coustituhon of every State, us an indisputable axiom ?as the firtn and immoveable cornerstone of American civilization. Unfortunately of Into, arising from a loosemmof nt< rals, cotemporaneous with bunk suspensions, this old and sacred principle has been met by the detestable doctriue of "repudia. tion," which should be put down at once by the honest voice of the community. A bankrupt law based on principles of equity und mTcy to debtor and creditor, would be a good and a salutary meauuie?but any bankrupt law which authorises the repudiation of debts without the consent of the ere. di'or, would seem to be too like the doctrine of "dta'e rrpuJiution," to meet with general approbation. To express a full and authoritative opinion on these great principles of civilization, it is proposed that a pr'ct metnig be called in Tammany Hail, of the whole people; and we learn that the pro para tions are maktug accordingly. Whither it will grow ton head, we know r.ot. Trie New Yoke Lancet, No. IV.?The fourth amiiher of this popular medical journal, will be issued this morning It contains a continuation of the review of Dr. Mutt's Surgical Lectures?subject, Diseases of the Eye; the second of Professor Kkvkre's series of L' ctures on the Diseases of the Spinal Marrow ; R' views of Pokttr on Aneurism; Brcvuisuki. on an interesting branch of Pathology ; Dr. SrewAitT (of New York) on Diseases of Children; Mr Good iH on the Develop meut of the Teeth ; Mr. L\r on the "Chinese as they Are," containing sonte curious e\ '? iris relative In the ?'ate of meilicin.. in fUiina Mr Dwiroo* (of .Glasgow) on Sulphocyanogeu in the Saliva, Ace. Arc; editorial nruclfm rehtiag to fhe legsl proceedings against the I.ancd; the fir*t of a seriesof papera illustrative of the history and manage nent of the New York Hospital, in which some extraordinary disclosure* will be made; interesting pap- re from the pens of Dr. ^Tomn, ef Bostoa, Pro feasor Wim.i-ms, of Willoughby University; Dr. Ghi.mwoop, awd Dr. Mahvih, of New York, and others; Reports of the Crosby street Surgical Climque ; Selections from the Foreign Journals; a valuable Meteorological Table for the Harbor of New York, Aec tic. Arc. Price per annum, in advance?single copies (i^ cents. The previous numbers may also be had. Arrangements have been made by which scientific writers of acknowledged ability will contribute to the journal popular essayson important subjects, in medicine and the collateral sciences?sue of these essays to appear in ea> h numberNow that the Court ol Chancery of this city hits established ihe b-oad principle that there can be no monopoly in human thought? no exclusive property in the emanations of human intellect?that the ideas, thoujhla, word*, and language of the hieheat geniuo are free to all, unices they are reduced to ^4 untingor ptantin :, and secured by a copy-right?the prot'te^s of the " New York Lancet" in popularity an i in ' ire iLtion ha1' -iet forwardjW.th a bound that astonishes eten in. Subscriptions are pouring in from all parts of the country, lis prospects Hre iruI y bnlliaut. N. B.? 1'he eloquent opinion of the Assistant Yic- Chsacellor, diwolvinn the injunction agunsi th Ii*s?r, iegiten in the present number in ane* txa sheet Goon S'aw*.?The Lehigh company has leaned the Morns f inal, thro i;th New Jenoy, for S".#,t?*) per annu n. 11/ ihis operation, the L*high company will he enabled to d-liver capital anthracite coal here at this city, at fivt do'luri per Un Good ae.?s for the poor. God b!e?? the Lehigh company. >4pr>j*?*, the Morris Canal company's stoi-k h >!dfre get *"thinc?but that we can't help. i'iiiM'S 'Cut.? Harper Ac Brothers, Chff street, have pub ;-h.-d No. 143 and 114 of the Family Library, being u " History of i'iiilosophy" from the Creation up to the present ace- It ' * moat curious ?nd nokrel book?and should be road carefully by all ph Iwoph'rs and Christiacs. Awrr-Kmi.ioiou* Rior* m Bosi on?Elder Knapp ? ha' been raising the deed in B<<ston, instead of bind ing him o?t to keep the peace For several evenings during the week, there have been no* at Bewd<> a rpiare. where the Elder preacher To put d ' v.i the attempt*, the authorities of llot.t r. have ordered ou' the militaryEkib W.ah. Roau ?The legislative oommittee appointed to investigate the affairs of this company bs?e reported that it has, thus far, bo- o hon-eilv and prudently manage!. Serou r^w.-lt a nita hires not his r>n fHiudajr, and the hirerkills him by hurddrmn ,t;e owner ain't recover in law. Tfus has beeu I ? dad. ? The (irtat Mining In flnll, I.UI Mvrnliig, In fat of of the Uaukrupt l<nw. An overll ?uing and h jhly respectable meeting at ciuzena nppo* d to the repeal of the Ilankrupl Act, Wdi h- Id up town last eveniag- Lafayette Hall, the place of meeting, was crowded. There were probably a'?jut three thousand persona present. The meeting watt perfectly unanimous, and the ,reate.?t decorum prevailed- Diafts of petitions were placet! tn various parte ?f the room ami in the lobbies, wntch received upwards of one thousand signature*. At half past seveu o'clock, l?r. Srif?n flsssaococ wan unanimously called to the Chair, on the in* ion of Mr- George W. lllunt. After the call of the meeting had been read, the fullwing gentlemen wtre appjinted as Virx PmiintDTi, WiUium B Crosby, George Buckley, Abraham Van Veil, Geo Arcularlut, Israel Corse, Joseph Hopkins, Thomas Lawrence, Oidaoa Tucker, Samuel Thompson, Henry Ki maun,, Zebedee Ring, John Congor, Henry b ltiell, Russell K Glover, Judah llamHioa I, Audrsw Lock wood , J.iiars Haniult, Georgw b Smith, C B Archer, Richard K Carman, i Alexander Miug.jr, Caarles Yales, Robert Smith, James N Wells, George S Doughty. Waldroa Tost. Mr. Steveu* then nominated the following gentlemen as Secretaries: Ulysses D French, JohnPCroshy, Phillip Pmtch, Joha Ahern, Goorge Haws, Cornelius T. Anderson. Mr. Joeti-h 3- Boswoxth then addn -?ed the meet * isg at considerable length and with much eloquence. He refuted the various obi-ciiou* hie!? hail Iwi'ii urji S .n'nait ine 11 internal Low. and r.oa eluded by moving the loilo.vtug rcMilutioua, winch were uuduiinouaiy adopted witu the greatest enthusiasm ;? Retolved, That| the great depreciation in tho ptiees of almoat every descioption of property has ?o changed the relation between debtor und creditor, at to reader a law lor ike relief of IWnkruuU aau fui UiA JtU'tJikeltftk.y necessary. Rei?lpti, That Congress, under the powers granted by the constitution, having secured to the Pi-opleofthe United Stales a system of Laws for the regulation and reliel of bankrupts and insolvent debtors ; the act passed at the extra session of Congress, entitled " An aet to establish u Miiiforni system ol bankruptcy throughout the United Slat**," ought not to be repealed or postponed. Hnulvd, That although the existing Bankrupt Law may not be deemed per.ect, it cannot be Justly ulleged that it was hastily adoptei, inasmuch as previous to its enactment both the general principh s and all the deljili ol that measure were felly discussed by the press, by ihe people, and 111 Congress, for a period of nearly three yaars, during which time ull the arguments now' urged in favor of its repeal ware fuliy considered, and deemed ol but little importance when Weighed against the Ereat unJ manliest benefits which cannot fail to result to the l>ulilic at large from its bnneliwiui opi rations. lieiiilvi, That of all the remedies proposed to revive the commerce, resusoita.e the industry, and give new life to the great agricultural tad manufacturing interests of the country, w? look upon the existing bankrupt Law as the most certain, because it will result in separating tho solvent trom the insolvent ]>ortiomof the community. Ruolvtd, That in tho opinion of this meeting, saij law should be allowed to go into operation, thereby re sioi mg to the country the enterprise and meral anergics of a i.vi ge number of active and intelligent men, wnose misfortunes have placed thuin in a position of hopeless dependence, uis>l deprived them ol the opportunity of rendering their talents available, either to Uiemselves or tbair country. Rrtalvii, That there is no indication that the people have become more adverse to a .'general Bankrupt Law since the adjournment of tho extra session ot Congress, but an the contrary, a very large |>ortion of those who were theu opposed to the enactment ol any Bankrupt Law, have since united with its advocates in viewing a repeal by Congress before going into operation, as au act 01 great injustice to the honest, but unfortunate men, to whom rclitd has been guaranteed by a solemn Leg is lathe set. Reiotvtd, Therefsro, that tha repeal or postponement of the Bankrupt Law would be in violation of the plighted taith of the nation, lu opposition to tho clearly ex presiedwish ot a great majority of the people, and seriously injurious to tho prosperity and welfare of the aouutry at large. Rrsulttd, That this meeting fully concur in the reso iui *11 onrri'ii ny tne Hon U. K. IJuiIer, at tlio misting in the Merchants' Ksch.mge on the 13th inst ? ts wii? ! Reiolttd, That while wc deem it a measure oi justice ] and policy, as well as of humanity, in the existing con dition sf our country, to provide lor tho relief ot the un- 1 fortunate and hom-si debtor, and lor this and other rea ; sons, oppose iheYepaal or suspoaeion of the law under ' consideration, we nevertheless believe, that the great benefits to be derived from a well digested Bankrupt t Law, are to be found in its preventive influ.iiee on the contracting of debts, and in tho pcrmauent settlement of the relations of debtor and creditor, and that we there- t fore consider it indispeusabla that all expedient sate- i guards should be established to prevent fraud, and that full pietrotion should be given to all just credit?rs; no J especially to the creJitoia of Banking corpora- ( tiens, and that thr present la w, so lar as it is defective in these inspects, should lie amuudod by s supplementary set, in such manner as to accomplish these desirabfa ends, hut without being repealed or postponed. l H'tolmrd, That it is the duty hr well as the right of Congress to establish "unifuim Laws on the subject of ' UauKiuptciesthroughout tbe United Sutes ? | That by tolerating such great diversities as now exist in the laws of the several States on the subject, great 1 injustice la done to both the debtor and the creditor? j to the del-tot because no ultimate rsiliei is afforded to him, however complete ntsy be the surrender oi all his ' moans; aud to the creditor, because no adequate piotec- i tioti is i rovuled against thu devices of iruud. That a Baukrupt Law, iu order to comport with the Constitution must be uuilorm in its operations, through- I out nil the States and over ell parsons natural aad articinl, and to he beneficial, must not only alford relief to the hoiit ft and unfortunate debtor, but must be able to oi.force Irom all corporations as well as poisons, the ]><-rfo'Btunceot tht ir obligations to tha extent oi thur i ability. j That in enacting the present Law, Congress lias pet. formed only a ptulioii of its duty, and it remains for that 1 body to poileci the work it has begun, and by adopting < tht. neCeisarv amendments as n n'lnnli-mi-iiiari hill make it? operation at extensive as it ?bull he beneficial. ' Rtmlvd,, That the proceeding* of this meeting he forwarded to thn Prudent ol the United State*. Alto, to the Hon. Silat Wright end Nathaniel P. TaHmadgr, of the Senate of the United State* : aUu toout Reprt sentative* in Congress, the lloa. James J . Roosevelt, John 1 McKaou, Fernando Wood, and Chin le* G. Kerns, te- j questing that 'he tamo may ho presented to the Senate and House of Representative*. IIammokd M. Homavmb, lvq. then, in obedience 1 to the loud call of tlie meeting, rose and made a very eloquent speech. lie argued at great length that the Itunkrupt law was in eirict accordance . with the municipal Inwa of the Governor ot the universe, wh? had uttered the most ntvful deauncia- ' tiona against the oppressor* at ih? poor and unfor- 1 Innate?w ho had declared that the debtor who was unable to discharge his sieb's, should l?e set tree and aiiorded an opportuni y ol fulfilling; his obligationa Mr 11 concluded, by declaring (hut if the government of this cotiniry repealed the law, ihey would incur the righteous indignation o( u inercilul Creator. There were th?n loud calls for Col. Mian, and that gentleman aecoidingly rose and spoke in a very forcible manner tor about 3d minute* ; lie contended that the law was alike constitutional and expedient He showed that it was in perfect accordance with the spirit of the Constitution, and oii!culat<d to carry ..... .1., I... r, .,,r.,te lit ui>S rjt.ji.n. nl ll,,. f. of that sacred instrument Mr M also replied to the objection urged against the Law that it violated contract?; and concluded by rb eloquent a;>p- ai to the mechanics and working classes, wnoni he called on, to support in their hour of trial, the men who now labor *d under the pressure of debts contracted in the pursuit of hutiuole enterpr sea, which had given ernph yment to immense numbers of the laboring clissce, the bone and sinew of any coautry? Uur limited space prevents us from giving even a m?agre outline of this speech, which was received with great applause Mr Jamiji i?. Tiiayir then addressed the meeting He comm- nced by raying that a powerful argument hi favor of the Bankrupt Act could be drawn Irani the !nct that men of all political parties had united their voice agaiuat the repeal of the law. He dwelt at length 011 the circumstance that the tuli w*?ei uunt to tie repealed without a fair trial being I t ffnrded to it Congrrss, he contended, had attiple power to pass the law, and ludeed its opponents had s'u'ied their ?r >nnd, and no longer amd (hat the law wae ineonsitutional, but inexpedient. Kelerence to the pr est 111 ,at** of the county utTordcd a sufficient answer to ilui futile objection It was easily seen that the trainers ntihi'|Coiisutiiiion liad foreseen a d?y of commercial ralniinly might visit ihis land I 01 enterprising industry, an<1 situated by eimled feelings of beuavoleuce, hao made due provision fur the application of an adequate remedy, winoli would lifts heavy load trom thousands of honest puflenug he.ute 1 11 question had been amply discusdtd in ari l out of Congress, had been pa-seii deliberately; auui ei.rely, il ihetn was any thing m ihs principle of democracy, ims atVordeu evidence mat tiie law met CUe wi-hes of the people, aad w as adapted to th ir present citcumniawi e. It wos nilrgtd that t 10 law wh1111 e rlecl. ?V'h > said s<? 1 Ta? credit re. They spoke "I the rights of the creditor, wnli huuetbe protected Th- y i-aid to the poor debtors, '* w e pity you, '?? nredes.u u- to relieve you ; payii'orn hundred i eB'? in the doll ?r, mid w wm uriiti diately (uncharge yoQ, on Condi lion of future l i.'d behavior." (Liuyhter.) He contended that t ie law coutuin-'d all tlie principle*'>( a just at i equitable ba.ikiupi act, securing alike the interests < t the creditor sod the debtor The m<n who would rwetr ihrouj>'i it would violate ?ny lew, and i w?i no objection u> a Uw th it it * ?< liable to bii iinplcd 011 by dtahoneat men The law likp ,tb i u, of hci'vo n tall on th^ ja?t na well as the uu jj. (Loud cheera.) lie then concluded t-\ i-e finjj totnev"ern and y nh'ra merr/ui.i-, of whom th- creditors m? harahly ap<'ke. Th??e < 'iintrv Healer* were '* drummed up"?they were hunted from hotel to hotel by the ?itv rnercliunta ? th*y \ver? dined out and dined in till they were a.* f>leek a* u member of the corporation (laughter,) mid then they were absolutely forced to accumu I.tie thin overwhelming loa.t ol debt (*;heers ) nut release these honest and enterprising men, and ?n immense increase would be given to the wealth and prosperity of the country (Cheers ) The Act w is half repealed, but he trusted that the Senate of the United Stales would never be forced by any irifluence to blast the hopes of the unfortunate. There were more than one hi neath tlie d< ni" of that auguit council, whoso highest ambition was to die honest men and true patriots, (loud cheers) and in tiietr hands the interests of the country, and the oppressed debtor, were safe from every sucrilegious hand. (L?ud cheers ) Mr. Thkodoex Tomlinson next addressed the meeting in an eloquent manner. Job* W l'JoMsan*, E?q. was then.loudly called for, and addressed the meeting at considerable length, and with much eloquence A vote of thanks was then passed to the Chairman and the immense assemblage adjourned. Colt's Tbial? Dodllt Sti.ni>.?We have noticed the remarks and the motion made yesterday by Dudley Seldan, in the Court of Oyer and Terminer, relative to an Extra Herald, published on Thursday evening. After tke termination of the trial, we shall take up the point of Mr Seidell's harangue, and show that he had not the slightest foundation to attribute to us any desire?auv wish?any intention to prejudice Colt before the jury or the community. We are very much astonished at this conduct, on the part of Mr. Seldon, because we have always considered him a superior man?of great tact?and equal industry and genius. But we forbear further remark till this trial is over. In the meantime, Judge Kent m-t the complaint iu the only proper manner in which auah a frivolous matter bhould be met, by dismissing it at once, and ....i-.;-- <i?. niaj (P proceed. This is tbe Wav lo 0IV? riirrnifu jin?f uLuMinn tr? tKp KphoU and to surround die administration of justice with that high toned, moral, passionless, lioly, and intellectual atmosphere that will command the admiration of society, and advance the cause of civilisation Such dignified conduct in Judges inspires the press with that veneration and that noble emulation, that tends to advance the cause of public morals and public justice. The administration of the press, and the adminstratien of the laws, are then united in the same great progressive advancement of the human race, in all that can dignify Hnd embellish human nature. The exhibition of sudden passion in Judges or in Counsel, for frivolous causes ? the issuing of hasty orders for contempts on sudden emergencies?the running to Crand Juries with frivolous or ridiculous complaints?never did, and never can give dignity to the administration of justice, or elevate the reputation of Judges. JudgeKent in one day, in half an honr, in five minutes, has done more to elevate and give dignity to the administration of the laws,and to secure their impartial exercise than men acting under the feelings and views expressed by Mr. Selden, would do in half a century. The administration of the laws and the administration of the press are equally the elements ol a high and lofty civilization, and when they are conducted on the like elevated principles, society and civilization will leap forward into thu next generation, with the speed of a lucomotlve through the mountain ridge of Berkshire, uniting Boston and Albany in one day, aad tapping New York of a third of her prosperity. The Steamer Mississippi.?The first trial of the boilers of the United Status uteainer frigate Mississippi, took place on Monday last, at New Castle, Delaware. Oa Tuesday the cylinders were packed, and on Wednesday steam was raised, and tbe>n;in?s tested. v .1 *? ' .. v uii. iiuwiiKu my u grnucaun wni was present, hat the movement of the engines wns such as to atisty the scientific machinists on board" that they < vere destined to perform all the service that could ' >e expected from their rate of power. In a few days she will be tried on an experimen- i al trip down the bay. j Infant Mortality is Ijarbe Cities? Imhiiii \4ii.e.?Jonathan'Lesvitt, 11 John street, has pub. ished a very curious book on milk, written by I?o>ert M. Hartley, who drsciibes the diseases and nortality of infants in our large cities, to the use of mpure milk, taken from cows that tee J en the slops )f distilleries. lie says that the cows on such food ire absolute drunkard.-?and that mil kmen shout uake all their cows o. ithe temperance rociety, :erd on fresh vegetables, and drink pure water.? We believe that there is n uch uudi inthi? matter. News rnom Boston.? We are indebted to Ilarn len 5c Co. and to Mr. Is'. Mulliken, of the steamer Sew Ilavi n, for Boston papers in advance of the nail. The New Ilaven is a tine steamer, and runs very other day to Providence -fare only four dolars through. Cheap enough Tremendous Tyler Meetino in Philadelphia. \ public rail by nearly tiro thmuanrl citizen* has been made for a meeting in Philadelphia, next Monday, n support of the exchequer echame of President Tyler. This is a novel and important movement, ,u?. ...;i ~l .l,. ?ii.? uiui n it w>vii 011 in'- |;uiiiui?iid. Chatham Tiieatsb.?Mr. Hill's engagements rapidly drawing to n clott, and to the lovers of mirth und merriment, there can be no better opportunity ?Horded foi the enjoyment of their propensities than in witnea-ing hi- peculiar Yankee impersonations Added to the attractions of Hill's engagement, nightly some new piece is produced, una (hat very olever ai-irehs, Mrs. Thorne, is always at her post, enacting the heroine. We have olteu spoken of this lady's m- rits, and we can snlelv promise those who choose to horor the theatre with n visit, a rich reward in beholding the performances of this actress The splendid speetaele of Undine is in a state of forwardness, and the C'h itliamivis will be taken by surprise with the magnificence of us production. CoMuisATio* I/)ca? ?We have aa advertisement in our columns to which we refer the renier, respecting "Andrews* celebrated Combination Lock." In thc-c ke,.iec times ?.">00 is quae nn object, and many a worse ehanee is taken in life than is here afforded. Hut we must deal ingenuously with our readers and advise those who intend to try their hand in getting the money to take all sorts of tools, instruments and tooth drawers, lor it will be a "en/e" fellow who opens the Combination Lock honestly, and without trick-or foul play. Having seen and examined it, we know its merits, and it is the nt plus ultra of 'ocks, no mistake. So go ahead Uncle Jonathan, if it can be opened let us see it done tout-suit*. (ty-Knoop, Nagel, Madame de Gont, are all in Boston. Health or Tirr. Crrr.?Care must be taken or sickmas will increase rapidly in this titv- For the last week the weather h s been as mild as May, and the street* are in a very filthy condition. With such weather and such rtreet* it is not to be wandered at that the una 11 pox and scarlet lever should prevail as they do. It ii the duty < f the auihoritie? to have the city cleaned immediately,aid its health may be restored. Phyeoian* inform us that the city was never so unhealthy except when the yellow fever or cholera prcvai'ed AjroTiiri New Plkascie Yacht.?We are glad to see that our democratic yacht tquadron is increnaino in number. \l'rt itnrlorilan^ ihrtf llii>r# w nnx It it 11<11 it r nr Viu/. burr, N. Y., a rtuter yacht, of about eighty tcne, of an entirely different model from any thing now adoat. It i^-atd she will only draw four feet water when in tiling trim, and equal in epeeJ aay thing that ?ji.a " the American water* " Sne ia owned by Captain Henry Rubtnaon, of N'rwburjj, who will pare no expense in having a , l--n I d hnd swift ywht Pt.EAMwr *ar> UtaLTar?A change in the wea | tii"r yeatenlAE >f thirty degree*. Albany. |Corrcf!>on<ifBC< of the Herald ] Albany, Jan 19, 1812. This has been a most rpriig-iike day?the air is aageuiai ami nanny aa hi mc iuuiiui 01 April, and the water runs through the streets in torrents Indeed, Insnine of the streets, it ia almost impossible to era's without getting up to vour knees The fine weather has had the effect of bringing out the India* in great numbers, and the Capitol has been well attended by them. There has not been much of general interest done in either H?>use to-day. The Senate was occupied moat of the day in Executive session, and the House in the dissection ?f the Governor's Message, which has not been got through with as vet. The House must now be convinced that eo far us ecouomy aud retrenchment are concerned, the changes in relation to the public printing have been

productive of but little advantage. It always occupies as much time in debating whether the reports of the standing committee on the subject shall be adopted, as would more than pay for the extra printing proposed. Such has been the case thus far, and aB long as it is composed ot the present mem bers there is like to be little change. Mr. Tamklin, the chairman of that committee, is, as fur as his legislative practice has evinced, far too parsimonious. His sole object appears to be to | reduce the expense to the lowest possible rate, regardless how important the subject may be. This ways draws out remarks from the members who are ' in favor of the extra copies, and a long debate generally ensues. Tke House will fiud it necessary to j make some alteration in this matter if they intend, as they profess, to make a short sessisn of it. There is a large attendance of lobby members here, some looking for olTices for themselves or their friends, and others to get through some particular measure in which they may be directly or indued!) fiiitroatad- Tiie of the North Hiver Bunk are not by any means behind hand in this matter; butasfarasl am enabled to observe, it will avail them but liule, as the opponents of the banking system are far loo powerful to all'ord anv hones of getting a bill for the incorporation of one of these " monsters" through either body. .*:? The State Agricultural Convention has been ia session far lite lasl^ two days, and has been numerously attended Tne fair was held yestetday, and was a very creditable affair. Tne great Military Convention is to be held tomorrow, aud promises to be a large and important assemblage. Delegates from all seeiionsof tne State are coming in?most of them in uniform. The military corps of the eity are to parade, and in the evening a grand ball is to come off at Stanwrx Hall Albany is thus rendered very lively and bustling, at which the Yankee portion ol her citizens rejoice, and the old Dutch burghers look aghast with wonder and astonishment at the unwouted activity. lu ihe Senaie to-day, the annual report of the Commissioners of the Mount Pleasant State Prison was received The papers on file in relation to the Mutual Insurance Company of the city of NewYork were ordered to be* taken from the files of last yearTeis company would have been chartered last year, but for its being dragged in at the heel of the sesa. (a the Assembly, a long communication tvua received from tne New York and Lrie Railroad Coin puny, praying the Stale to grant them some relief The petition, after enumerating and describing the advantages that woald result to the southern tier of counties, und the Stale at large, from the speedy completion of the road, conclvdes by stating that the Company are wholly devoid of the means of prosecuting the work, and that contracts are now , awaiting the action of the Slate in the premises,wi h the most earnest solicitude It is signed by the oiii cers of the Cornptny, und is very long. It was relerred to the Committee on K ailroads. A petition far the reliel ot Thoinsoaian practitioners was presented to-day from citizens of Oaeida county, and a motion made to refer it, und those of a similar chaiaeter, to a select committee. On this a leag debute eneuui, in which Mr. Horr*i? characterised these petitioners as quacks, and spoke very har.-hly of the system and us advocated. It was defended by the Iriends of the system tu the 1 House, but the motion to refer was lost?ayes b2, noes !dB The Committee to whom the petition for the incorporation ot the Firemen's Insurance Company in !he City ot New York was referred, reported fav?- 1 rably and introduced a bill. i Mr O'Scllitaji introduced a hill, entitled an act i :o extend ihe benefits of common school education n the City of New York. Also an act te enable voluntary associations for charitable and beneficial purpose*. The Governor returned to town on Saturday, after * short absence on it visit to his father in Oiange County. The bill, in relation to the appointment ot receiver?, is awaiting his signature to become a law. It is thonght that he will make 110 opposition, aud sign it. The reformed drunkards are here making quite u btiramong the bnji?ers ot our ancient cuy, or which there are no small number. Cod speed them, for their cause is eeriainly worthy ol the beat wishes ot the frieurfs of humanity. The Aboliiicmis'e pist now are very active in this Pfctio i. They have established a weekly paper here devoird to their cause, styled the "locsin of Ltbe ty," and a most able auxiliary i' is. Some ol the Blot zealous abolitionist! in the State belong to thin ily Maj. Davbzac was rot in his seat to day, he hav in? been engaged to defend a French Count, .Jules Pieard, who is clinrg>d wi'h stealing a cIosk from the Medical College, belonging to one ot the student*, some live weeks ago. The pseud o Count, who is a liue looking fellow, went Iuto tiie College it is aHiruied, without a cltak, with I>r Arinsly ; wlien he cnme out he led the Doctor ami returned to the Col eije with such an article, and then went to Trov- lie was fallowed and, as the stoty goes, the cloak was lotind in the bottom of the iruiui. The result ot the trial 1 have not ascertained. Cave Uloiscab. lilts. Utica, (N. Y.) Jan 12, 1842. I'Hrm?Ili Situation ami PeculiuiiJiea?Fathion? Parlies?Military?Pott Office, fyt. James Gobdom Bb.vnktt, Esq.? Dbab Sib? A* you have n i correspondent at t hi pU<-e although your valuable paper is extensively read here,and aa the citizens of Utica would like to hear aomethin ' about,them.?el res through the co1 ion as of the Herald, 1 have taken the pen in oiv hand to say at much to you, in the hope that by eane of an occasional letter from here, the circalatien of the Herald in thin part oi the State may be increased. Inasmuch as you visited th;s city, with ycur amiable lady, last October, you vaiy well know that it is situated ou the Mohawk liver ; that it is intersected by the Erie and the Chenango Canala ; nd that Uticu and Schenectady, and the Syrucusp, and U'ica Railroads, meet hare,in the aential part of tha nity. Wr a:e, besides,the point of divergence for tne southern mail, through Madi-nn, Chenango and Hroame counties ; iha son hwcateru, ihro.igh Madison. Cortland and Tompkins con,dies ; ..mi the northern mails to Wutcitown, Sa. k- tl's Harbor, and Kingston, Canada ; and to O.utstihbnrgh. St. Lawrence county Thus, you aec, we are the foen-of iutelligenco.of the whole central part of the Skate Ae regards the plan of the city, it resemb'es but two things of winch 1 have it. r heard- One is a " sheep's itin" in the wood?, and the other is the town 01 Montgomery, in the State of A abama. Like either -f these, there ire rcry low squares to be found in it. Its streets, in most instances, uieso contrived as to form triangles. The enly method of accounting for this rationally, is that its founders laid out its street* along the old Indian trial*. sheep paths, and cow paths, a* they found thren in the w??ds. ^onc of the ang'et are ao sharp, thai they will split a regular northeaster into different parcels, sending part through one street und part through an thei, sotliat we hare in every case of a high Wind, a wind fr? in cxt-ry point ot the compile, anil Irom all quarters t f the earth, at the same moment ; and when pass ng from one street to another, jou can never tell freiu what directum the I wind will tekc you next. Stili we .ire it gay, a fashionable, somewhat of n literary, quite a telig oils and moral, and very handsome c.ty, for all that. We have hud, daring the pa-t we k or two, a very large number ol fashionable pa.ties, at which a great deal of beauty us trnihled, a al a vast deal of elegant taste aud snag aiArcnee was displayed. To-morrow evening the 'TTtica Citizens' Corps," a line mil,tary com, huj, basing sixy-soven num her^and a -lip' tl> band of n.usielare to have a gi-nd hall at the large saloon in Me.ctianice' Ilall The offie- rs are the managers. The b?auty, int lligence.und fashion of the ci'y will be there V?'< i expeet to see an at Count o, [t published iu th- daily paper here wi ich has j'lit I crn establish-d I | id vims s ou to ropy it, it you have room, a? it w-ouU doubtless interest soiue of your r. uderc ht re, ii no | all O.ir P, <t Oific*.r?nui'? I? tl.e time ha d* avi | probiulv will to the end ?f the preaent imura ent'a te ib. He ha* been an active Van Uuren man for many year*, but ia now generally called a * Tyler man " There ii a gooJ joke abnu' this Pint Oflice basinet*, which I may tell you al some future time I D' reeiTe rnnr N?u? Vn W n?r> Mr S P. Lyman, General Lyinau " B rrswed plume.-," I I assure you, Mr B. Mr Lyman wa? Innr a ie*idfnt of thia city; and neither hare nor elsewhere attained a higher rank than Lieut. Colonel in the start in the militia service. I am yours. Acs. Uoehtster, [Correspondence of the Herald.] Koshistis, Jan IS, 1M2 Mr. > an Zandt'$ TVitU? State of Public Opinion in RothrsUr?Bigotry and Stg(tr??Weu> Trial Duar Berwrtt :? Wall, the laniaua Van Zandt'a case is over, and the great world rolls on as ever, but what do you think of the verdict of the jury T You scetn to have been surprised?we, sober citizens, are astounded ! What could have been expected front the evidence of the case but a prompt acquittal?how then did the community stand amazed at the verdict of #3000 Now a little to the facts and circumstances ot the case. Mr. Van Zandt was long the popular and gentlemanly rector of Grace Church in this city. Willi the well bred and liberal of all sects he was weM esteemed, and at ihe same tune bated by all the bigots because he gave parochial levees, and smoked cigars ! When the foul charge of seduction was brought against him, as all things are possible, his friends, for the most part, suspended pronouncing their ?pinion, averting tint the allegation was probably unfounded, but would be best tested on trial. Not s? with the Ingots Like so many hellhounds, they bellowed forth in full chorus that he was guilty?he ihould be guilty, and should he found guilty ! heaven and earth to the contrary notwithstanding! A profligate press joined in the cry, and for five months past Mr. Van Zandt has been pre- j judged b-fore the public. Prudent men of all ranks delnyed forming their opini ns until ihe trial, but the mob mod rasealocraey swore deeply that the accused should net aseape. Well, the trial came on. The girl was sworn, and sueh a story ! tight months gooe und ign?raut of it ! * * * and the first time too?no change of dress, and a walk of half a mile to boot ! * * * * ******* Bnt 1 will not sicken you. A jury ot sensible women would have acquitted Mr Van Zandtonthe girl's own story And tben an alibi so clearly made out.?And such a verdict ! The very judge on the bench was sickened and disgusted at the verdict Others who had formed no opinion before the trial now declared in Mr. Van Zandt's favor,and thore are now ten who advocate his cause, where there was one before The nae oi public opinion is turning, and more sympathy is ellici ed from the fact saw made kaown,tnat a portion of the jury had made up their minda against Mr. Van Zandt, before thev enteied the jury box, ae that the generoua confidence of hit counsel in their integrity was entirely misplaced. ' he sentiment now prevalent ia, that Mr Van Zandi has been tried, but not in court ; and all sensible men ate indignant at what they conceive to be an outrage on the forma of law and justice. Mr Van Zandt has applied for a new trial,and will probably get it Meanwhile ycu and yoar readers will suspend your opinions, on the simple ground of juatioo to a fellow man. As to Mr. Van Zundt'a persecutors, I advise them to re commence the manufacture of gossip on this interesting subi ct; to dog the very footsteps ef the accu-ed ; to bribe same poor ass to whom in friendly eonfidencs he may have whispered the agony of his soul, to come forward ui\d betray him ; and by all naeana to continue to exhibit their little protegi at moral reform meetings, and sewing societies ! The end is not yet! In my nsx( I will rceur to other matters. Boston. [Corrtspoadrasc of Iks Hsrald.] Boston, Jan 20, 1642. Religion* Hints in Boston?Elder Knapp?Military IVrned Out? Theatre*? Trials. Fbibnb Bonwett :? At the present time there is a great excitement iu this city, growing out of Elder Koapp'a preaching, a ho has converted young and old by hundreds.? Last evening liowdoin Square was eruwded by a set of young rowdies, and others attracted by the crowd as " lookers on," expeeliug every moment to see the Elder mobbed. There was, at leart, three thousand persons, wlio continually kept up a screeching in hopes te set Fome of the leading ones at it, but it was no go. The police were on the ground, and with the assistance of the watch, kept them at bay ; a number wet* oavriert to tk? i??k-up for the night, probably to be set at liberty in the tiwrning, with their courage cooled. The Mayor was present, nnd addressed thana, calling on them as good and peaceful citizens, ta return to their homes. "A ring! a ling!" resounded from all sides.? ' Give it to him," cries one; " 110, ycu don't," yells another 5 he appearing in the midst, when three cheers were given whiah could be heand over the city, their voices blending togeihe* l.ke a pack of wolvas in pursuit of their prey. The women were afraid to leave the cluirnh, fearing the mob oatfide, who would not raise a finger to injure the fair sex ; and in this state they remained 'ill! after ten. v hen they all left quietly lor their homes, to probably again rendezvous at the enma place this eveniug. _ _ t H oar city authorrtiea are ta allow this firebrand to be throwu amongst us, such things must be expaced. A number who have been attentive listeners to his discourse are now confined in the Lunatic Aisylum, at Worces er, completely cruzy Young boys get up and expose their una; on" mentioning sums of money inken from hie employers, which h.td never been miraed, and < Xposed drveltriee that had existed in them. Shou d any thing further take place, you may h?*nr from me again The steamer rs now hourly expected, when oar fiit nil Box will he looked for ; no one could cotiie among us who would be more cordially received. There is to be a dinner given to him soon after his arrival by a number of our ><>ihir and active cititerip, wlnrh will excel any thm^ oi the kind that baa C'tiie off for a long time : ticket tu he an ?- which will be 11 soaped up readily. The Tremont is crowded nightly, to sea "Char ea O'Malley," which is git up m tine style. Gilbert, the beat stock actor lhal walk* the stage, his bee* engaged at the National tor a lew incuts; lie has hern greatly missed by the frtq n atci < 1 the Tremont. Money is getting easier ; the ba .ks discount more treely p our merchants have bren paying two per cent per mouth to gel suaved, and it now can be had lor i il per cut Ths t Iters *>| ihe Eagle mid City Banks are to 1 have their trials for embezzling nn-ney Ii is hard ; telling what their sentence will be it louud guilty. The new Exchange is almost coinplot- 4, and is ' one ol the greatest ornaments to our ctiy. It is ornamented in trout with the American eagle, surluouniing the hemisphere, with two cornucopias extending across each orher, with b.,|f-a,,l merchandize cut fr.rn the solid stone. The lower pait w ill be occuiued bv insurance otiices. i. inch will com maud a great rent. J lit' t..lk wa- of erecting aiiotiu r theatre at the corner ol Court and Sudbury streets, to be coiuplet. d by nest fall. Ho * it is u> tie supported is nard telling. Our wetlrra roads must injure the New York trade. The Yankees ure not to be outdone in enterprise?tlie cars are fi led with freight every trip?and bilore the New Yorkers begia upon their talk oi r< ad, we shall reap the harvest. They K K (KmtKome.) Wh?n the Yankei s tneet a Yorker, they may be seen with their ttiuuib extending from tbeir nose, and the little finder twinkling in rather a scientific manaer, with a firm upon their counter.anc . You iiiusU keep K edition s-upplird in Urge number-with the Herald?the d< m?ud is inert a?iug? one hour alter the arrival ol the mail, every capy is i IdIf this ia acceptable, shall you hear Irom me again 1 H|M-el*l Meaalon*. Before Jnlge Noah, and Aldermsa lanes and 1'impson. .1 af 21.? Daniel Jams and Abraham Davi-, colored, for stealing clohng w>.rlh >t). the p.operiy f J"hu Coaidly, were sent to the puuiteatiary lor six months John Orremck, black, for stealing a firkin of butter, warih >l.{, fiaui Richard Ward, sent up tor six months A) uses J oh .sou, black, for stealing a ham from John \ Peal, a like time. Patrick Kelly, for stealing: n cloth fas Irom Mi chart Cherry, aent up for thirty d*y? Jobu MrMminmm, for otraliog throe piece* ot smoked b?cf from A arren II Cathn, rest up for three month* >* illiamfummingo, for otralint au orer coat from Mooes Cammet, sent up for mxty da>*. John Saialley, for petit larceny, and Patrick H-rti/r-n, I James fall-has snd Gresrfte S,intra)*, with aooanh* iitd hatleri**, wore dioi harmed. Iks Court adjourned to Tuesday next. Home PquAERO.*.? I his mj .idron i* still i:t port, mid p e-jierts ot its i.-f..., . *? ,? tli < winter rt.r ither dubious. Alter March it* .^rvieeti si'i o ' e required. However, it is entpha leaily a Heine i v q iroa I City Ini' lll_ciier Thk Rmo -The long talked of, loag and aniionsly expected combat between Sui.uvAti and Bacon, is to be decided this day in the Slate of Connect!* cm ana me .New r ora li-rata oi to morrow morning, will contain & lull and graphic avcoant of the whole atl.iir, with every minute particular that transpires on the ground- The men are in excellent spirits, both confident of success, and their frienda all sure to win. The amount of money pending the result is several thousand dollars, and all the arrangements, aa well as the fair sporting character of the parties, ensure that fair play will be the order of the day. The Herald, known as it is, to be a perfect mirror of the age, will reflect all of interest that transpires. R ailhoad Aocidxwt.?A man named Hugh Coolahan, who has recently been engaged on the New York and Erie Railroad as a laborer, was killed a few days since aear Piermont, by the collision ot two railroad cars. He had placed himself between tke cars in order to fasten them together, and the force of their headway being such, although propelled by man power, he was uuable to escape. The remains being sent to this city for interment, without a certificate from the coroner of Koekland county, it became necessary lor an inquest to he held here, which the coroner called yesierday, and tba above facts were elicited. ArneMrr to I)nows aw Isfast tks days ol? ? f>a Thursday evening, about dusk, as three men were passing 24th sireet, near the Kast river, they observed a woman with an infnnt in her arms that was crying. The noise of the child attracted their attention, and on seeing the woman go to the foot of the street and return without the child, one ol them caught hold of her and retained her uu'il the other two proceeded to the shore, whpre thev found the little innocent flouting in the river, being buoyed up by its clothes. With the aid of an oar the child was rescued from the water, Htul onh?ing taken to the upper police office, was restored to life. The unnatural and brutal mother says her name is Margaret McKinaey, and when questioned as to her conduct gave no satisfactory answer. She waa committed to be tried for ?he outrageous act of inhumanity. Street Door BuRnLtnjEB.?During rhe last few months, a number of housed have been entered iu the upper part of the city by a gang of colored men, and property ta the amount of several hundred dollars stolen. The system resorted to by these ragues, has been to call at the front door of a dwelling, and on enquiringforsome one of thefamily, and requesting the servant to call them, take advantage of hisnbsenoe and steal all that they could lay their hands upon in the hall Also, to present a letter for some one in the family, and while the servant was delivering it for the purpose nf returning an answer, commit a like offence. Two black inen have been arrested and committed at the upper police, named Charless Campbell and Benjamin Johnson, alias Phillips, charged with some dean burglaries of the above character Grand Lakcbnt.?An old rogue named James Webb, was caught on Thursday evening, by officer McGrath, in the act of entering the store of Win. II. Townsend, corner of Wall and Nassau streets, with the intention of committing a larceny. During the last two weeks, a number of articles of stationery have been stolen from the premises, as well as ?19 in bank notes. Webb couft swd having entered the store several times by false keys, and of having stolen the property lost. lie was fully committed. A Ward Collector Robbed-?The store of Patrick Doherty, collector of the Twelfth Wurd, waa entered on Thursday night, by the rear windows being forctd, and #30 in copper coin, a surtout coat, and a quantity of segars, stolen. During the same night watchman John Murphy arrested a man named Benjamin Wilson, ou suspicious circumstonces, at the corner of Broadway and 21st street, and upon taking hint to the upper police, the above property found on him was identified as belonging to Doherty. He was fully committedGeneral Sessions. Before His Honor the Recorder, Judges Lynch j m?i ? * t ? 1 - uu .iu>n idu niaermin i imp.on and innes Jan. 21.? Case of Charles A'. Mitchell.?At the opening of the court Judge Noaii proceeded to give hi* opinion on the application of the conntel of Cbarle* F. Mitchell, for an arrest of judgment in the reeent verdict rendered against him, on the ground that the two Aldermen sitting upon the bench as Judges at the lime of the trial rendered the court an illegal tribunal in accordance with thrlaw of 11M0. His opinion was lengthy, and was a mere repetition of th?. arguments heretofore presented to prove that the Aldermen were not, legally, Judge* of the Court. He contended that as the Aldermen had acted as Judges during the trial of Mitchell, contrary to the law of 1840, therefore the application for *d arrest of judgment was proper, and should be granted. Judge Ltnch followed with his view of the ease, and maintained that the Aldermen had not been eansnltcd as Judge* of that Court, although they had intruded theuisalvcs upon thr bench ; that ,i tnry were not lb* Court m ? b of the tieneral Ruuii>.. ).,.? ww .?.).-owiedgcu F only as a part of the Court of Special Sessions. > And in conclusion, he decided tb.it their intrusion upon the bench did not prrs-nl sufficient argument to induce him to decide in favor of granting tho application of couniel The Rkcordck then read his opinion, which was concise Ho stated thai :he application for an arrest of judgment should depend matnlv upon some fault in the record. That the more fact of the assumption by the two Aldermen to hold seats on the bench of the Court did not destroy th* power of that Court to perioral the duties incbixjbent upon it, and therefor- an application for arrest of judgment on that ground was not good. That if the Court sbou d decide in favor of the motion of counsel, tho result would c two almost a general jail and prison delivery. Alter a short review of the decision i f the Supreme Court, ho refused to accede to an arrest of judgment, which therefore was ree -rded as the npip on of the Court, himself aid Judge Lvneh concurring At this moment Alderman Innbs stated that he had prepare d an opinion in the esse wbsch he would read. Judge Lv.vrn objected to the reception of the opinion. Alderman Inwbi rose and wai about to proeeed with the reading, wheu Juil;e Lynch moved that the Aldermen be not allow. d to r? ad the opinio*. I Alderman Tim-son then rcte with hit opiuioa, w^rn Judge ly^ch ?tat< rt tn t he conceived (he proceeding* a* a violation of all rule* of (he Court, and contrary to its (tertian.* That ha believed the law already drilarn-j a jnd meut of cuttir in the ease of the Aldermen, ami he n u prepared to put it in full cllert.at any time, ol cmnpelleu by the circumstance* Alderman Iv.vk* replied by stating that hin.aelf and associate asserted lq* ir right* a* Judge^o!' the Court, and claimed lo lie braid in the rare Thathey hi d both prepared opinion*, and m ease a majority of the Court bad decided in fa^or of an arr??l of judgment they should eerfainly have inaiit?d upon thei? opinion* boing received in order to reverse that decision. Alderman Timp* )!< again roae, w!>en the Recorder, to v, hora J udgc ],rrnch had app aled to ?top proceeding*, suggested that the opinion* of the Aldermen tic filo.1 io Court, whi b was agreed to, a.id thus ended'a diffieal'y winch appeared, far a few minutes, to b.> I kstly to tenni late in snuiathing I mare than mere legal arguments Davio L. Guam*.*. K q , the* moved that the minutes of the Court in November laat, at the timo Mitchell was tried, be corrects^ suss to ceavey he fact that the Aldermen did act auj act a* Judge* of the Court. Judge Lrura denied that snob wa? the case, und stated that their nan*** nppcarvd o the minutes o| the Court a* Judge 'of th? Spir.ial Session* only, tvh eh was tWssnnly pr. per entry Mr (ssaiiam asserted 11- i ii he ( nurt would ft* adav be would prove hy htt:. 'red* of witnesses that they did sit and net ? judc that he would bring the judges then salvaat > prnvotbe tact; and he therefore requested art opponanty to show it. After eoastderabU arc i?nt hy court and coursel, the Recorder aelec'-d lues y neat to hear the argument ou this point. *'r (iraham, in conclusion, ' stated that the oi>ui?tl r| >1 'chill would move, the Supreme Court to /nn a writ of mandamus to compel the court to nijow r- u,e why they would not arrest the judgment pt 'i*d (or, after it had been shown that ti e altWni< > had acted a* iudeo* daring the trial lie a -o ti< 'veil that Mitchell be uisinarpeu fin Ills Owe rf-C'^riXUlCd on tne IWO j other indictment* again*! him, on the g"mnd that j lie had I)Of n ready eight mouth* fot trial, and tha Diatrirt Vttornevhad not raited the et c. Th? I C-oiirt refined ihn motion, noil the a (eiit*., nt in th? J ase teat cln*ed. Mr I) CuifT m iite *pp1ientioa to the Court for an order to obtain ndnniMioo to one of hia client* nt the Upper Police Oflioe, which he itated it vral impos?d?le to accomplish withoat obtaining a wt t of haheaa corpn*. heharir.e b en refused rntrcma by the magistrate and the keeper 'Hi- Court d ? etdrd tliat the law* of the eon* try were tack a* *1I >wcd any member of the bar to have aCeo-a to It * I client* ** often M was nere**Hrr; nd that on* ' hearing of both side of 'keraett t^iey would mate 'r*v. .i,. . v.:__ - r 1U<CH< ' ?" '"r "ring c r parr, thev could not act upon it. S?*Tf*rrn ? ^ illtKui H Tone* and Jertmih IdCkaoa, (band ajuilty nf b?r?la;-v in tho second '? :?ree, in ontenng 1 ? bciiae of Djniel T Tow H'-id i frwwffks nd ftfuling a quantity *-f *i!wr Tare, Jtc were both ?ent-ncr?l to impriMintnat ' > tbo Ktatei prieon fur five yrart and rttn c m nt;?, ! The Cbwrt then rdp-nnie ' to II o>b elt 03 ' " * I J v morning. " ,

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