Newspaper of The New York Herald, February 18, 1842, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated February 18, 1842 Page 1
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I I t H Vol, Tll.-Io. 335?Wtool* la. 9003 ."TEW LINE OK LIVERPOOL PACKETS. To tail from New York on th* I5ih? And Liverpool en the I9ti of each month* m. m m & EaoaViw YoTtT^ Ship R09CIU9, Ospt >ii John Collins. Mth Nov. Shin 8|DDON?Cii>Uiiu K. B.Cobb, 15th Dec. Ship SHERIDAN, Captain K. A. Dvpeysjif,?tl> Jan. Ship UAR1UCK, Captain Wm. hkiildy, ilSth keb. h i m LivF?ro?L. Bhio 8HERIDAN.C. ,'i?in F Y. Depeyster, 1?th Nov. Ship (JARRJOK, Captain Wai. Bktddy, I Mh Dse. Shin ROSCIUB, Captain John Collins. 1Mb Jul Ship BIO DONS, Captain E. B.Cobb, I3Bi Feb. These ship* are allot' the lir*t class,upward*of 1000tons,biiH fa the city of New York, with inch improvements u combin vatspeed with unusual comfort for passeagers. Every car baa been taken in the arrangement of Iheiraccommodatioas. Th pries of passagehencr is fioo.for which ample stores will b provided. 13ie?c ships are commanded by experienced inas ten, who will make every exert.on to (ire general satisiac Neither the captains or owners oflhese ships will be reeponai Us foruiy letters, parcels or packagessent by then, unless re gular bills ol lading are signed therefor. The ships ol thisline will hereafter go armed, and their pecu Bar construction gives them security not possessed by any olhe but vessels of war. ' WOTE!R? TCO. SI South St., New York, or t? W.M. ?t JAS. BROWN k CO., Liverpool. Letters by the packets will be charged HI cents per ring! sheet: 80 cents neromiee. and newspapers I cent each. la > FOR NEW ORLEANS LOUISIANA AND NEW YORK LINE OK PACKET! jfE dMt M For the better accommodation of shippers, it is iutended t< despatch asliip from this port on the 1st, 6th, 10th. 15th, lott and 3Sth of each mouth, commencing the 10th October, anc sontiiiuing until May, when regular days will he appointed I'oi the remainder of the year, whereby great delays and dtsap K'utments will be prevented during the summer mouths. Thi lowing ships will eommenee this arrange mint Ship YAZOO.Caut. Coruell. loth Oct. 1841. Ship OCONEE, t apt Jackson, 15th Oct. Ship MISSISSIPPI.Capt.Hilliard,10th Oct. Ship LOUISVILLE, Capt. Hnnt.lSth Oct. MhinSHAKSPEAKE. Capt. Miner, IstNovember. Ship OASTON. C?Pt Lath.m, 5th Nor. Ship HUNTS VILLK, eapt. Atumford, 10th Not. Ship OCMULOEK, Capt Leavitt. loth Nov. Ship NASHVILLE, Capt. Dickinsnn.HOlh Nor. Ship MEMPHIS,Capt. Knight,2?ih Nor. Ship LOUISA, Capt. Mu'fonl. lit December. Three ships were all built m the city of New York eaprees It for MfkeU are of a light draft of water, hare recently beet iewlv coDDered and put in splendid order, with accommodation; for tSaeenser* unequalled for comfort. They are cpmmandet hy erperieuced master*, who will make every eaertion to gir. general satisfaction. They will at all tunea be towed up ant down the Miaeiseippiby steamboat*. .... Neitlier the owners or captains of these ships will be reiponst hie for jewelry, bullknnprecioiis ?tones, a il ver, or pi ated ware, o for any letters, parcel or package, sent by or put on board o them, unless regular hills oflstiling are taken for the same, am th* value thereon etpreiaed. . . for fti.htorp^.ap'^llXS fc CQ ? 9outh ,i. JAMES E. WOODRUFF, Agenl in Net OrleaiM, who will promptly rward all goods to his address. The shins of this liue ar. warranted to sail punctually as ad yertieed, and great care will be takeu to have the goodi correct It measured. 331 y NEW YORK AND HAYnE PACKETS. {SECOND USE.) & Ml m M Theehipsof this line will her-'fler leave New York on th latand Havre on the Uth of each month as follow*: Jfhrow Vno JTtrk. Jft om Havre. Th* new ?hip ONEIUA, C nt March C l?th April Capt. i l?t July < lith Augu?t Jamcfl Fuuck. 11st November ( 15th Dccembei Ship BALTIMORE, Cist April fifth May Cart. 1 ! ' August < Uth September It Award Funk. j 1st December r 15th January Shin UT1CA, \ 1st May IUth June Cant. < 1st September < 15th October Fred'k Hewitt ( let January t Uth February New ahipbT. NICOLAS, Cut June I 3!Hl wuly u Capt < 1st October < Uth Norembe: J BTPell. ( let February C Uth March TKe accommodations of these ehi|M are not surpassed, com hsnunr all that may be required for comfort The price of ea in pMstwe is $too. Passengers will be supplied with seer] isninsits with the eiception of wioes and liquore. Cloode intended for these vessels will be forwarded hf th< subscribers. free from any other than the eipenses actiuLyi n eorred on t&em. ForiA^t., ag Tontine Buildinga. " NSW YORK AND NEWARK. rare reduced to 45 cents. froe the foot of Cowrtlandtvtreet, New York. (Rrerr day?SoiMUye eacepted.) Leare r^w York. Leare Newark. At Ja m ah p.m. At a a.m. aiu p m U it 5 do a do H do 4| do ui do do J im It < OtTSUNDAYS. Flan the feot of Liberty street JUlWShPM. At l^H^STf r. M ^E^W^RAIIWAY ANI Fare reduced. 'From the foot of Liberty streetdaOT. Yin New York. Lease New Brunswick. A. M. At T| A. M. ? 41 P. M. I P. M. BOMERVILLE stages connect with theae lines each way. I are between New York and Sajncrrille, . to cents. Da do NdW Brunswick, Tl cents.', Bali war, *? centa. Klrabethtown, _ It cents. The fare in the T} A. M. train from New Brunswick, and 4 V M, train from New York, has been reduced between New York and New Brunswick to M cents. " and Ilahway te I7i " "fhePniladelphiamaillme |ra??e? through New Br ickfo: New Yerk every evening at I o' On Sunday the TI A.M. trip from New Brunswick i* omit runiUTi irhn pre are their tickets it the ticket office,re sum terry ticketgrat-'s. Tickctsarereceived by theconducto enlv m the day when purchased. nil __ STATEN ISLAND FERHk. ga^&Foot of Whitehall ^^^TSKteamer STATEN ISLANDED lettee Stolen Island Leaves Whitehall At o'clock a.m. At ( o'elodk a.m. "l? " "11 " " "l " r.Mt. * ? " r-m. - li " " H " ? 4 " " " ? " Ob Sunday there will be two boats to run. The last boal tsavse Btalen Island at I o'clock, r. m. oa Mlffii FOR SHHKWSBURV?FALL AH ASJAdQpRANOEMENT?The steamboat OSIRIS 3BwSK3BLCapt. J. C. Allaire, wilt commence running oi Saturday, Sept. 25th, as follows:?leave Fniton Market slip bat River, event Saturday at 10 o'clock A.M., Tuesday Wednesday, and Friday. a! 8 o'clock A M. Returning, leaves Red Sauk every Monday morning; at II lkl>tjT^.M.| Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, at half-pat< Tke host will ran as above until further notice, navigatioi to weather permitting. 00 6m' T. roWKLL Ik CO.'S LINE. sM FOR NEWBITRUH. landing at CALL JCJhMSiWELL'S. WEST TOINT AND COLD 31 WLSFRINO?The steamboat HIGHLANDER Capt. Robert Wardrop, will leave the foot of Warren stree' New York,every Moedsy, Th-i ?d?y and Saturday afternoon'i at 4 o'clock. Returning, the Ilich.4!i?er will i?h .sewburgl every Monday morning at ( o'clock, ana Tuesday and Frida] ^tsrnoon at I o'clock. For freight or peeeege. apply to the Captain en board. H. B. All baggage and freight ol ewrv description, ban! MUi orspseie, put en board this hunt, must be at the risk of thi eesaere thereof,aaleee a Hill ofleding orreceiptie signed foi m?mmm mu STARLINE FOR NEW ORLEANS. M. & & m Tie so been be r? beg eave to return th'ir theuksfW^he pe treoage ymi here hitherto ratcoded towards the Star Line,ant eMeit aceatinuakien of a portion of your freight to New Or {sane, in this line, which will be taken at ibe very lowest rates li the following ships, which will surged sach other aadsaii Weekly SOLON, Capta n Oeo.Buekn. ?n, Rl'SSEL GLOVER, tCapuiu Tabes Howes, ECHO. CaptS'n A. A. Wood, WINDSOR CASTLE. Captain 9. G.Glover, aud ether shins of the same class, to lollow each other in qiiiel aaceeestcn. For farther particulars, apply on board at Piui Street wharf,or to OLOVF.R k McMURRAY. sit I "0 Pine at cor. South. NEW YOU* AND LI YE tut >OL COMMERCIAL LINE OF PACKETS. M ML M AILING TO ANDFltOM LIITRPOOL WEEKLY. OLD ESTABLISHED PASSAGE OFFICE, No SI South Street, New York. T"r.**'stiikw .is snn tuning his arrangements forthe yesi AI8H. appears before his friends with sentimenls of since ri reeueel far the able support he has received fer many yean "d> likewise> wishes to call the attention of those intending t.,f,r r'"nd?m England, Ireland, Scotland, an! Wales, Umt time, be aeeom modeled by tliii SR*l w *'?klT opportunities from Liverpool, as well as by *!.* known dilfc rent lines of packet ebiia sailinr tr X" uu* ??*>** ??-* of^c* jLElta "U^.of tK*. ,?h*rr'b*r th, CffVhi Ix^fnr fhl i V ? J jMtwtct"-d wUhoat delay; ant .. r frw^*..?V reel entuHed that .rery It ana duvtnt attention will be aiern by tht l.ivrrniv I ^ ? thw<?-f% f ? " u .HW ?V.mb.4?; tern, and ahould any of ih we. wnoaa nut> wehaa h??,, Z!iA Mtembark, the money will be r, 110de/wu&nt ?ny ehwj Tba; hrenk?r feela*inleaaur- .amakiat kaown tfie diSSent Anabrwlueh h.. paaifri*rHicame out .Junof the lajt rear which baa firta leneral ealiefaetion. aal that na haa eontidcr' Mdr cilendcd and coucludcd hu arrangement* for the year The following ia a liat of ehipe Ship Bcotlaod Kohineon Ship Oaeeota Child* - fai.Aeld WUaon " 8t. ( loud Emerim * Eraiufort Buliell " New vork Niven " RuaaeH Oarer Howe. " Waraaw Or#,* Hibernia WiUcn " Oawfo Wood AMtOU Cheeter " Of-an Welland OWton Incmoll " 'l'aibot Story ' Lonievilln Allen " N Hampahire Hardiaj Soraaki Emeraon " Paathea Uoodwaneon Ambamitn Law " K"bt hue 'freeman 5r**t're Hopkl. a " Vinriuia Katoo _ XPr?** >1'I ar " Ei.rope Batehildrr a Watta " 8. Jenkina Seymour J- Weateheater Kem. ha abort ahipa, aad their ret'retire erptaina, art all well faeorably knowa in the trad-. ^Afrea paaaaae from the .liferent porta of Ireland and Sent*' ? Nf,T."rT'! ,n? dr>fte funnelled for auy amount, njrikw it tl? National and Provincial Banke of Ireland, tad mair raapaetlva bianchea, and abo on Meaara J. k W. Rokto C'Vniu3T,i!?*JU *" ch#f,> throughout For hwtfcer particular* arohr ta M -d 4 ?* f. i Ntf'aiit if, WStriM DmIi, Lirtryotl E NE n: Letter* from Brazil. ^ ICorrMpomleDce of the Herald.) Rio df. Jaxmro, I) c. 16,1811. Excitement cauxed ly the Com *pondcnct? U. S. No ? French Wucy?Cier.eiul Remark*. When I commenced my present seiics of lettei 1 had no expectation that my strictures would ha caused as much excitement here as they have dor Th? rental lis which 1 have made 'respecting t United States squadron upon this station,'and t independent style in which my essays have be written, have occasioned considerable exciteme e among those who are unwilling their actions shoe !" be brought before the public, and their authors!] has been attribnted to more than one individu i under the hope of frowning " Cincinnati!*" in , silence, while I have "peeped through the lo r holes of retreat," and enjoyed their anxiety. T HeralJ, which circulates extensively even in tl 0 remote land, is eagerly sought after, uot so nau ' on account ol what has been written, at iu expec tion of what may appearin the succeeding numbei j Those who are in official stations, under a repub can j^vernmcnt, should remember the old Sjot ballad > " It there's a hole in a' your coats, j I'd rede ye tent it, A chich'.'a among ye takin' notes,] And faith he'll prent it." ( In all mr communications strictly adhering truth, I shall pursue the even tenor of my way i gardlcss of the violence ofnpp sition, and with t fearlessness becoming aman and the independem oi a repuoitcan. so aiucn tor your corrcspenaei personally, I hare yet a few more words to say in relation the navy Why is it that upon so important a at tion a* this, where thousands of dollars are annual expanded for supplies for our national resse; J there is no regularly accredited uavy agent of r i snousibility, but that the purchases and the suppli 1 should ba in the hands of the same individual, ai J the American merchants be debarred a fair comp tition in their attempts to furnish stores for tl United States squadron! The answer is to f found in the powerful motives of personal interei j Some of our supplying officers would receive bundsomt remuneration through return fees ai commissions, even if no per ccntage was allowi f upon their disbursements. This is not a mere mi tcr of speculation Documentary proof, 1 undt * s anl, has been forwarded to the department Washington, establishing biyend question that i turn commissions have been received to a lar amount by some of our officers, from the indit dual from whem they procure their supplies, re dering the perquisites so important an object, tb t it is their interast to eontinue the very objection ble course which has been pursued here for soc years past, while the poor seamen, rdying up ^he protection of their government against isopo r tion, are compelled to pay exorbitant prices for i their necessary articles of consumption to cov ' this enhanced expense. So long as the pursers the navy are allowed a per centage upon the cc prices of the articles tliey furnish, just so long becomes their interest to enhance tne cost, and r they can realize as much profit on the sale of oi pound of tea, or one yard of cloth under the pt sent system, as they would upon two if the bin i ncss was conducted upon proper principles, thi will be opposed to reform. 1 he seamen engagi in the service of the r country have a right to d mand relief from this crying evil, and f have i doubt that when the subject becomes properly u derstood, it will be remedied. This can easily I effected by making them salaried officers, ai placing it ont of their reach from interested motiv to impose upon those who are dependent upon the for their supplies. Were I to natrste one-half of tl impositions which have been praciised in the pa chase of articles for our squadron here with a lew yean past, it would surprise my reader*, could tell them of cordage to a large aam>unt chargt * at twice it* value in thi* maiket, wWn it could I piocared in abundance at a fair valuation, ol oth article* for ship use under the same circumstance of Immense quantities of stores of bad quality, at which in a few weeks were condemned as unfit f I. use, and all done to encourage some favorite, w! ' made it the interest of the purchaser to procu thsm of him. I could do more?I eould show tfa thousands of dollars have been expended for t navy, and the disbursing officer allowed private a return commission of five percent, indirect vi lation oflaw, and the goods charged at en enhane , price to government,^o as to cover this expen ' to the furnisher- This is net idle declamation. is so much a ma ter of known truth that gorernme I has been placed iu possession of the facts and p roi to sustain thsm. 1 have so much confidence in t integrity of the head of the department as r feel assured that this stain upoa our national cl ractcr will be speedily erased by the substitute of such an arrangement as will guard against t! evil in future. ' The nary?that interesting subject to every Am riean. Where is the man who elaims the title an American citizen, who does not sometimes rec to the sceaes of the late war, and feel as if the was a gldt*y radiating from the very name of tl American navy, and that it constitutes cue of tl most important features in his country's fame! Tl navy?what associations do not spring up at tl recollection of the |?st, and with what t? pride can we nut look forward to the fnturel Tl I navy!?so long a* the " Constitution" floats upi the mighty deep, so long will there be a nation pride(connected with the history of "Old Ironsides , and the stars tnd stripes of our country. God gra we may still have many years of uninterrupti peace, but if the tocsin of war is sounded, I havi ' strong assurance from the past that our nation > flag will float triumphant, aud our navy mainta 1 its well earned reputation. i There is now iu the harbor of Rio a French li gate of handsoros appearance, and apparently very effective condition. Iler battery is compos > entirely of guns throwing ihe improved detonatii \ shot. In a conversation with the French Admit t upon this station, he explained in the most affab i and gentlemaniy manner his opinion of theadva ' ti-cs of this kind of armament over that in use our navy. He is of opinion that no vsssel whatc\> may be her size or metal, can withstand a broa 1 side from guns charged with detonating shot, \ they can be brought to bear; and he goes so far i to say that if only three or four guns take cflec destruc'ion is incvitab e He assure* me that 1 considers his ship, with her 26 guns, more cfle tive than any line of battle ship under the old a rangement, and would not hesitate to oncount I one. The only kind of vessel from which he wou anticipate any difficulty, would be frem one of oi [ small fast-sailing schooners, equipped with one lot gun of the same construction suspended upoa a | vot midships, so ts to bear upon any point Sue a vessel of war, with the readiness with which tl could manoeuvre, and with a gun of effective fori 1 for a longdistance, he would consider a formula!) ' opponent, at her one guu, if brought to bear upc her opponent, must occasion great destruction I cannot hut feel much interest iu this subjee and these remarks coming from one ol the mo intelligent officer* of the French navy, appear i roe to be imp<ttant iu the present position of e? national aflniri I'ew nf nnr vaa??L nf uup ? furnished with this ditcription or armament, and becomes us to keep pace with the improvement f of the age. The frigate Potomac hat a few ( j them, bnt our other ships bare none, while th English und French vessels are well provided. [ invite the earnest attention of our navy board, an [ the head of the department 'o this most interestin ! subject, believing it to be one of th- mo^t impoi tant that can occupy their reflection. 1 To many minds there is something repulsive i . this advancement of the scienec of war, and im I provement in the engines of destruction, but wit | ma it has produced a different impression Th i whole system of naval warfare is about tounderg , a change. If this improvement in the armaaim of battle ships becomes general among eivilize nations, and the effect is as destructive as it is rej resented, it will cause much reflection and hesiti tion, before two nations of powerful resources wi be'willing to enter into collision with each othei 1 Vessels of two hostile countries encountering ear other, and placed upon an equality of positior must both be inevitably destroyed at the fin general discharge. The consequence will be, tha where such vast destruction of life and propert ia the almost certain result, tisry means wil be x soeted to to prevent collision,and governments wi not heedlessly rush into war with with each othei The philsuthropist und the patriot, may rejole that the advancement of seieaee is about to reod< the consequence* of warfare so awfully destrri tive, that it will beeome the interest of nations t maintain peace at every sacrifice, except that t nbarly defined national honor. Ci*ciwwatps Fist at Mounts**!a ?Thn . xtensive iron feu: dry of I. L- IVIott, with all th# valuable patterns < the establishment, was destroyed by fire yesterda at noon. The loss ia estimated at 910,000 -insure for 83,100 W i'O EW YORK, FRIDAY MORf LonliTltle, Kjr' | Correspondence of the Herald.] Louisville, Kv, Feb. 8,1842. cy Exhibition of the Blind?Singular Fact?in Physiology ?Music? language ?Geography? Trade and r,? Commerce. ve la my present communication I shall take a brief le* notice, oi,as Maflit says, a bird's eye Tictv" of 116 the exhibition of the blind, which took place in our ,le city a few nights since, its cbject being to solicit | eu interest and feeling among aur citizens in behalf of :nt this helpless branch of the human race !jd The school is to be established in this city for klP the instruction of the blind, and to prove the appli*'? cabilitv of their beinar instructed. Mr. Howe, from 1,0 Boiton, has given public exhibition ef his mode 1 ?P and manner of teaching; and that the citizens of Louisville take a deep and vital interest in this 1,8 most philanthropic cause. The large and crowded audience each evening deeply testify that they will la" use the utmost means to place it upon a basis eq'tal, r'- if not superior, to any in the west, cannot for a moli meut be denied. One of the pupils is from Boston, ch and was a Sophomore in Cambridge University; others were from Columbus, Ohio. '1 hey were examined in mental and practical arithmetic, in reading and writing, geography and astronomy,in Greek and Latin. Several of the most respectable citizens conducted the examination; the answers on te all and every branch were most satisfactory. A re- small boy or about eight years read in the B'ble he with excetding rapidity; four folds of a silk handce kerchief were placed en the printed page; this it scarcely made any perceptible difference in the rapidity of his reading, to Another boy more advanced in years was now a called, and requested te translate from the Latin, ly "Viri Romae" was placed in his hands, with a rets, quest that he would read. When tho book was e- opened, the chapter proved to be one concerning es ? Scipio Africanus " He translated with ease and ad great accuracy. He was next called upon to transre late Greek, it being first read to him; in this he lie seemed to be perfectly at home. Geography was be the next branch?the kind of map used was shown it. the audience, its Convenience and peculiar adaptaa tion to the use of the blind explained; the young nd min appeared a proffieieut in this. Music was oced casionally introduced to enliven the audience, and it- prove to them how easily the blind could be taught ir- this most cheering art, which wouid not only serve at to enliven them in their lonely situation, but be the *c- mean- of procuring for themselves an honu.-t and ge respectable livelihood " Twilight dews arc falling ri- fact,"" The Mountain Brow," " The Sea, the Sea," n- and " The Country Schoolmaster," ivete among the at many songs which these pretty blind warbieisao ia- sweetly sang. Several very beautifal pieces from ne eminent arliatea wete finely executed by them, on Beside the very satisfactory proofs which these si unfortunate ycuths gave, that tne blind were suaall ceptible of the highest grades of mental culture and er improvement, there were other proceedings which in deserve some slight notice. st C. M Thurston arose and addressed the auit dience in a speech of thrilling eloquence. He if fpoke in merited praise of Dr. Howe, who has dene voted many years of his life in the amelioration of e- ihe condition of the blind?spoke of the gratifying ii- evidence that had b e.r given, that the condition of ey the blind could be rendered comparatively hanpy; ed that unfortunate class of society restored to usee fulness. In contrasting the condition of the nninno itructed blind, with the high attainments and quan lifications of tho pupils then before him, he used be the well k nown lines of Grey:? " Fall many a gem of purest ray serene, eg The dark untathom'd caves of ocean bear; m Full many a flower ia bcrn to blush unseen, lie And waste its fragrance on the desert air.'' f" The impressive manner with whieh these lines "J were quoted, and their striking applicability to the I blind, touched a chord in every heart, and called forth applause from the whole audience. In eon? elusion, ne expressed his entire confidence that the er citizens would contribute generously for iheesta'*> bliabinent of an asylum for the blind in this city. The following resolution was proposed and uuani"r mously adopted:? ? Rttolvrd, That we, the citizens of Louisville, who "? have had the pleasure of witnessing the exhibition of lat ko. n .U,.),!.! Ik.rn. 1"* by, and we do pledge ouraelves cheerfully and liberally ly lo contribute to the succeasful accomplishment of the io objects ofthe law now penJiug in the Legislature of this ed State for the benefit of (he blind. se A committee of three was thea appointed to each ]t ward to aolicit contributions to this Benevolent obnt ject. Judging from the warm interest manifested >fg that evening, a large aum will be raised, he It is stated that a riae of 18 feet is coming from to Wheeling; if sach be the case, we must look out for high water, on Illinois money ia still 301 discnant., he Business dull; about 100 oi more declarations of bankruptcy have been sent back from the supreme e- oourtof this state for some informality. Who are of the parties'! Cannot say. ur Louisville. " Buffalo. he [Correspondence of the Herald ] > Buffalo, Feb. 9, 1842Doings in Buffalo?Bankrupt Imw?Popularity of G. "e P. Barker?Money Mailers?Trade. nn Editor or the New Yoke Hehalb? |?J Siit?The times are out of joint, and it is dreadful. Every body owes every body, and " he can't ad pay?" aod unless something turns up for our good, ! a we must emigrate in a body, either to Texas or to l!'' the devil, forthwith1 I think it would amuse yon, with your keen eye ri- for examining human nature, to look upon this place in just at this time, and see the twisting and turnings of e<^ inen who arc trying to play the part of poor men "Jj without having it known. O, if they could only 10 take the benefit of the Bankrupt Law in the name h P" of their granny or their blind aunt, or some old non- c existing uncle, what a happy community wo should " be! if When I wrote you last we were enjoying spring " weather. What a change! Now it is severely cold ; the thermometer ranging from 10 to 1> above Is e- znro. Our harbor is again full of ice, when only ir. yesterday morning bets were offered that a steam- ti er boat would be in from Cleveland in less than a week *< Id General Barker has received the nomination for e< ur Attorney General, much to the gratification of our al ig whole population, acd I hesitate not to say a more P1 it- worthy man could not be found in western New 81 h Yotk. ?! ic Our City Library Association,an institution similar Cl it to, your Mercantile Library Association, he)J a #l Ic strongly contested ?lection to-day. The candidates di >n were w. L. G Smith, regular nomination; H. S- h Haw ley, opposition nomination, and H- K. Vielie, ci t, pelf nomination Mr Smith received a majority of ri st 31 votes over llawley, out of about 400?Vielie 22 in v to all! . . ir Our money market is in a worse state than when ' e I wrote you last. Western money is entirely out of it the market Canada is selling at 9 per cent dis j? la count. There is a rumor in town that the Farmers' m ?f Bank at Gaines has resumed specie payments. fo e You will soon see a list of applicants for the Bunk- b< 1 rupt Law, and if we do not turn out as long and as 7* d strong a list as any city of our size, you may put me g down as no judge of coming events. J on a. in r* tii Alfcanjr. lo n fCorrwpondence of the Herald, j to ? Albast, February 16, 1842 J,? t Winter has returned to us again in good earnest, ? o and the snow has been coming down right merily all day. Our weatherwise, are predicting six weeks sleighing in the month of March, and the reclosing el ?. of the river. 11 In the Assembly to day, among numerous petijj tions presented, was one from Grinnell, Minturn, M , and others, praying for the incorporation of a Mu- *? it tuai insurance uompany, 10 dp piyien ine i.?neniai m lt Insurance Company, together wi'h a remonstrance J and papers from Francis B. Cutting and others, on || the same, subject. The petitions in relation to the r- New York and Krie Rail Road, still continue to t,, be very nnmerous. of .. A large number of local and private bills were re- J' n ported to-day by the various standing committees, -h The clerks in chancery of the first, fourth, and sixth le circuits, sent in their reports to-day, in pursuance of ?h '* a resolution of the Assembly. They state the num- j? ' berof bills on file in the first, at 2,263, in the fourth d at 147, and in the sixth at 9fi3. ,rj The act relative to certain insolvent insurance t? RK I ?NG, FEBRUARY 18, : companies in the city of New York, wu scad i third lime, pa-sed, and sent to the Senate for cor. currence. Several local hills were then passed. Mr. Looms introduced a bill in relation to th< publication of law reports. Mr. Weir introduced a bill in relation to the so ciety for the punishment of juveniles and delir. rjuentsin the city of New York, which was laid ot the table on motion of Mr. Humphrey. Mr. H gave notice of his intention to introduce a bill ir relation to the assessment of taxes on personal pro p?tty. The consideration of the General Election Law was then reaumed. Mr. Smith, of Genesee, moved to strike out th< clause allowing the naturalization of foreigners or election days. Mr. Dix hoped this would not prevail, as it had L.MJWU iiiiv a Kriinni uajgc iui cnrub iu uidAr lliril declarations of intention to become citizens on thai day. By the act oi Congress, they were required to renew that on the second year, and for the nexl iwo years at any rate, if this clause was stricken out, it would therefore be very onerous. Mr Starr thought the right of citizenship should not be granted to those who considered it ol so little value, as to put it off until election day, and thus oblige our courts to be kept open for that purpose ilone The debate was continued to the same purporl ay Messrs McMuRhav, Simmoxs, Stroma, Powtti and others- It am <unted to talk, and the occupation oi an hour and a half of the time of the House. Mr- Starr, said that his maiu objection to this dause, was, that he did not wish to place the reason "or availing theimelvea of this glorious rigtn, solely jn the ebuliiion of election excitement, when every nie was pulling and hauling the foreigner to get his rote for one party or the other. It was on higher ind more holier grounds; reasons that should govern hpm every day, that he wished to place it, and he ;ei;erated what he had said, thai a person who deerred to avail him-elf of this privilege until the lection day, was no' worthy of being a citizen. Mr. Swackiiammf.k replied in a speech, which, ilihougha would draw a rout ing and hearty three imes three from a meeting in the Sixth Ward, yet lid not appear to be appropriate to the legislative mils. In the cour-e of his remarks, Mr. S made mine allusion to Mayor Clark's treating emigrants ike animals, previnting them from landing, and 'loving them from our 9horis with a long pole. Mr Smith replied, and made the remark that he lad no doubt, that gentleman found it necessary rerytfien teetir up the animals with a long pole, a order that they might be enabled to show their latures. Mr. Sw tcKHAMMER arose, and in a very warm and inimated manner, declared that the nature of the least would show itself. Wherever a federal bank whig can be provoked to express his opinion, it was tlways to be found against the foreigners. He stignatizes them now as animals?amimals to be stirred ip with a long pole. That gentleman had once apiliedto him a very ungmtlemanly epithet?he called lim an ass The gentleman was welcome to all the idvantages he could obtain trom his association with long-eared animals. To him and his party, he [Mr. S.) would apply the term by which that vile tmalgamation, that was neither an at* ?r a horse, was known?the mule. To him particularly would le apply it, as the leader, or would-be leader of the imalgamated federal whig party. The name of ederalist was too good for him and his party?they ihould, and they will hereafter be known as the ' pipelayiog" party. Here the Speaker called Mr. iIwackhammer to order for personality, and he ac:ordingly took his seat. Mr. Smith hoped the gentleman would have been tllewed te proceed. As to the expression, the gentlenan had charged him with applying to him (an i8a) he ownea he had unwittingly done so, and perectly was he now convinced, 'that he deserved it. Is to the cognomen of " pipe-layers," he sppretended that the party which now embraced in its old such men as Jonathan D. Stevenson, and James 1. Glentworth, would come in for at least a share of be opprobrium. Mr. McMurray, in a most eloquent manner, de ended Jonathan l>. Stevrunon, and his character, iad denied that Glenfworth was a member of the lemocratic party Mr. McM reviewed the course he whig leaders had pursued towards this degraded man, their dup|. Mr. Smith demanded the names of those leadersMr. McM. said they were known throughout the and, and he should not pollute his lips with their tames. Mr. Gecut called the attention of th? house, and ed the course of the debate back to the subject unler consideration. The debate on striking out was lgniu resumed, when the question on striking out was lost. The section as adopted, places the elec:ion day,so far as judicial proceediogsflare concerned with the exception of naturalization, on precisely the same footing as the Sabbath. Mr. Humphrey offered another amendment, which he said would more effectually coverall th a ground. It proposed to strike out the whole of {he fourth and fifth section, and extend the exemption 10 as to aliow prisoners on jail limits to vote, and prevent the possibility of a man's bring arrested while on his way to vote, in passing through another own. It was laid on the table, to be introduced when the bill should come up in the House. The rommittee then rose and reported progrrss. In the Senate to day, Mr Hockee presented the rrjeeedinus of a meeting of the citizens of Dutchess rounty, in relation to the New York and Erie Hail toad. The principal part of the day wasoccupied u the debate of the repudiation resolutions. Mr. made another long speech on the subject, tome private and local bills were also passed over. The Governor gives a party to-morrow evening, nd the invitations were pasted round to those who sere so lucky as to meet his favor this morhing- A irgo number of locos are included. The temperance cause continues to make headray in our city. Meetings are held almost every vening. and indeed a temperance society has been urmed by some eighty-three members of the legisiture, of which the ftoeaker is at the head. They old a meeting in the Capitol this evening. This is ertainly a commendable move. Cave Ulciscar. Doctor Mott's Travels In En rope. Sit A?tlit Coortt. During thirty-five years' absence from Er.gind, being the period elapsed aince I was comIcting my education there, I found almost a new irdicfne had sprung up, a net-tun negation, under the ex nding and wholesome conquests oi the Baconian philo>phy, which holds, it may he said, the juilt wiilitu or jnipoise or inductive reasening;between the tlnc-spun [( tractions of theory and an undue multiplication of mhairasting details. A philosophy which must prevail ad spread its light over the earth, while founded a* it is a such just principles, to whatever science those priniples be applied. 1 had scarcely aet foot in London, when my natural axiety to see my old preceptor, Sir Astlft Court.r, inuced me almost immediately to call upon him. 1 found im out, hut, wishing to surprise him, 1 did not leave a ml. and, ascertaining the hour he would be at home to >ceive patients, repaired thither the following day. fhile waiting in the antechamber, Sir Aatley and lady rrived in their carriage, and passed through the hall, awaited my turn with the crowd that daily rcaortedfor rofesiional advice to the mansion of this now deceased id lamented man, one of the greatest ornaments of our rofeision ; and when the number rame to my turn, tie my appearance before him, art], Handing face to ce, could not rcaiat the pleasure of offering him my ind. He returned the iilutation, and I remarked, " Do }? remember me?" He paused, und gazed for aome cords, when I was going on to explain, though at that me my ill health would have.well Juatitiedme in appearg under the plain cognomen of a patient. But the graScation of once more beholding my revered and bevi d preceptor waa too great to allow me much longer i conceal myaelf under an iiaumt <1 inengtti'a. Sir A?ty, aeeing me about to unravel the my atery, exclaimed, Step! don't tell mo !" and instantly afterward* said, It ia Dr Mott when, ofroniae, mutual greetings tailed, and a moat refreshing and agreeable interview, glancing at the reminiacencea of the paat, and in koakK up cad comparing notet for the long interval that had apaed aince we had seen each other. Mxi.aoax nan Davacao Afrkvi. I visited also near Abbortaford, that exquisite ruin, elroae Abltey ; and when one evening I waa there, id beholding the moon ahining through ita windows, waa forcibly reminded of thoae welPknown beautl1 lines, where the author of Ivanhoe thus speaks:? " If thou wouldst view lair Melrose ar>|hl, , (to visit it by the pile moonlight ; For the gay neam* of lif> taoine day Uuild lot to flout the ruins gray ' From thence a e proceeded a littla farthar on to Dry irg Abbey, where all that there ia of mortal or earthly the great bard and dramatist, repoara beside his father, | id mother, and daughther, beneath a plain and un lorned tomb, ia one of the cloisters of that sacred ruin, at he so often visited and?dmired,and had himielf soCted for hia last resting-place. " That a poet and a novelist should have chosen the lades and ruins of Drybmg for hia monument,! am not the least surprised. The* are extonaiva and romantic lyond my feeble powers of description. Thn peaceful femnity of the Abbey forbids even th? moat idla and If tag to Isrget that ita crumbling walla are to the living mrmania nsri,and the ivy which cling* oo tenaciously its time-worn archos, like the Christian's hope, out- 1 I ERA 1842. j ' living the vigorof youth, ami cheering even death * par tall with iti bright ex pec ion ot u gr 'en eternity." Iiilmi-DI'ilii. e We hlvo not apace to dwell ai long as we coulii h ive desired on that famous land of the Snots, w hose deeds, diminutive as is the territory they occupy, have Oiled the woill with their greatness, and must therefore hasten, before passing to the Conliuet, to Erin's gieen I tie, so renowned in sang, in table, in poetic 1 interest, in chivalry, and in genius. I visited the Irish capital, Dublin, and found there her schools wel!-ordi-red, her hospitals maple, and her prc1 fcssors maintaining that high rank for which they have ever been so celebrated. Here I was welcomed not only with the courtesies which 1 had elsewhere received,but w ith all that warmth ' an 1 fullness of Irish heart and Irish hospitality which must be seen and felt to bo enjoy ed. 1 can never erase from my memory the homi-likc cordiality, the touching I attentions, the almost brotherly aifection and endearments which with pridigal generosity were opened to ! mo at every dear. Th- re was I most feelingly greeted by that patriarch in surgery, Dr. Collies, with whose r name and servicts I had ro long been conversant,and ' with whom I had nireaJy been on familiar terms of inI timacy for years by our lrequcnt correspondence. lie, t too, spoku interim of high commendation ol the surgery of our country; and in rematLiug upon the gieat sulject of aneurisms and the t; ing of great arteries, said that | America had won laurels for herself that would never fade, aud that the Jijierican instrument for ly ug iUipstaltd urlcritt was adopted by them all, mid was by 1 fur the best that hod ever hern invented. He is still in the posseseion of vigorous health, and long may he enjoy his well merited reputation as tha fiirl >ureron ?f t hrla .J. He has not written largely, but what he has written has been the fruit of such exact and minute in! vestigutiou, and of such ripe experience, th it every line may be said to t lithe truth, and to be a sterling acquiv it ii t n t r\ nnt* art Mot liiga bin/1 sitnl aaei/)iiAna is. hla I civiliti* s was alio my tricnd Cinack, who now,since the 1 I partial rrtiicment of hit great contemporary, Collie*, I 1 , from the Held of operative surgery, may truly be said to I hold the first rauk in that departm -ut ofour art. As it is | the most dangerous and difficult path to eminence, and the only practical and demonstrative test of the utility of surgical science, it is, for these reasons, the most intensely captivating to an amhititious tniud, and the most ; richly rewarded with the approbation and applause of j public opinion. Finises?BAROS Lakrit. We have purposely deferred until this place, noticing | the most extraordinary man, pet haps, of all the great J men of our profession congregated within the walls of 1 Paris. We mean the celebrated Baron Lurrey, the conj slant fiiend and companion of the Kmperor Napoleon I diiring;fcll his memorable campaigns, from that time when iortune set mid forever to perch en his eagles, till, i in the revolution of events, the glories of that great 1 commander set forevor on the field of Waterloo. At tl e age of almost fourscore, this veteran in sur; gery, having survived a hundred campaigns, reposes I upon hit laurels in his favorite capital. Did ever any 1 ' man, in ancient or moJern,times, witness the one-tenth i or one-hundred .h part oi the bloody scenes of battle that < ; he has participated in ! What surgeen has ever looked ; upon, and been in the midst of such awful carnage ! 1 i From the burr ing sands of Egypt, to the frozen snows of ' Russia, and the final close ofthe drama at Waterloo, he ' was ever by the side of bit beloved chieftain. He told me on one occasion?for 1 may with pride say ' that 1 erj >yi d the intimacy of this great surgeon, whom 1 Napoleon,in hit will and elsewhere, often spokeof as r ' the best of men"?that for twenty years of hit life he ' slept,itmay be said, on thesamestraw, and was wrapped ' in the same cloak with hit great master. 1 I very much question whether any man since the days 1 of Ambrose Pare, ever enjoyed the confidence and 1 esteem of the whole army as much as Larrey. This I myself have witnessed again and again in his walks through the hospital of the celebrated lnvalidesat Paris, of which he was surgeon in-chief. It was delightful to ] behold the almost religious veneratiou with which his old companioasjin arms receivi d and welcomed him as lie passed from bed to bed. The eyes of these decrepit warriors would glisten with joy at his approach} and, if ad from suffering, he would cheer their drooping rpiri'.s * by reoounting to them some memorable victory in which d they had both participated. I have heard him sound in J! their ears the magic words, Lodi! Marengo ! and Aut- 1 terlitz ! and Mont Tabor ! and the effect was electric and wonderful. It was like the neighingof the warhorse at the sound of the trumpet. Can this be wondered at, when they saw in the person of Larrey the I very form and figure?" the counterfeit presentment"? I of their great Captain 1 and when they saw and knewtoo, that the favorite tri-cornered chnpeau which Larrey wore on his head as he walked from ward to ward, was that identical hat, made for and worn by Napoleon ] himself, and by him presented to Larrey, because, ] as Napoleon delicately remarked, it teemed to fit him i best. This incident of the present of the hat was related to < me by Baron Larrey on oneoceasioo, when I was accompanying him thtough tho Inv slides, when he pleasantly transferred the hat from bis own head to mine,and addi d that that hat Napoleou had worn. As an illustration oi hit immense experience, he told me that he amputated fourteen arms at the shoulder jiint the morning after the battle of tVagram, and that he pel formed more than two hundred amputations after the battle of Austerlitz ; and persevering in his iffbrts to [ relieve the wounded soldiers, hit kxife fell powerless from his exhausted hand. Nothing shall 1 ever cherish nearer to my feelings in my reminiscences of ran*, than the many an<l delightiulcimversatious which I enjoyed with this trujy virtuous and most estimable man. I tocollcctcn one occasion at his house, while speaking on the subject of the wealth of professional men generally, he stated to me with great frankness that be was comfortable, hut that his means were not ample. He said with much energy and emphasis, "1 have often had it in my power, had I i availed mysell of the opportunities that offered, to have amassed as princely a fortune as Dnpuytren, who left more than three millions of francs " He said that, after the conquest of Germany, Napoleon told him to go to the great capitals of that country, then subjugated to his imperial sway,and takefrom the museums.cabinets and , collections, every object that he desired that in|any way pertained to his profession. Larrey replied that nothing there belonged to him, and that he could take nothing ; showing an ingenuousness and delicate aense of honor, and a acrupulous honesty, which have ever marked and (till characterize thia great man. Hia invaluable surgical memoirs of the varioua campaigns af the Emperor are too familiarly known to require particular eucomiums. I asked him whether we should not have the last volume brought down to the memorable events of Waterloo. He replied with much feeling, '' I could not do that." Remarking of that fatal battle, he laid that oa the night of the third day, when all was over, and while absorbed in attendance upon the wounded, in the confusion and darkness of the night, alike assiduous as he was to fiiends or enemies, two English soldiers espied him by the glimmering light ol the night-lamps, and cried out, ' Here's Napoleon !" They seized him immediately, believing that tney had captured the Emperor. They treated him roughly and , dragged him over the ground, by which he was wounded in the forehead anil bled much, his long black locks. I as he always wears them (so peculiar and well-known,) 1 matting in dishevelled masses over hia face. Thobru- < tal soldiers, intoxicated with their supposed prize, and j maddened with victory, declared they would kill him. j An English officer,passing hy at this moment,accosted thim, and hearing their story that they had taken NaI>oli on, instantly recognized the person of Baron Lirrey and directed them to release him immediately. But for this, the Baron told me, hi* life would hare been sacrl 1 iced. ( I A Peep at the Lake Fisheries. j Detroit River?St. Clair River?Lake lIuRotv, i Michioai* ai*d Superior?With the immense bust- 1 ness which ta destined to be done on our lakes, i of the fisheries should not be overlooked, ns it has already become a considerable item in our exportsThe number and varieties of fish taken, are worthy of notice,and it is stated that no fresh waters known ( can, in any respect, bear a comparisi n I From the earliest period ef the settlement on the , shores of the lakes, lishinc has been carried on to supply the inhabitants with a part of their food, but j not until within the fpast five years have they bt- . ?r..??.i 11.... >... n.i . sinets lias rapidly increased. The number of barrels taken, so far a* information can be gathered, in 1H35, wa?*,CO0, and in 1*10 it reached 02,005 barrel' The weight to which some cf th? ft*h attain, in unparalleled, except on the Mississippi, as follows . Xante t of h'ith. Great* M H'eight .li nage. 8tur*?on IW '0 Ibu. Trout " to to 20 Mu-keltinj-h 10 to IS Pick, rut " . S to ? Mullet ? o ( Write Kith 2 to 3 At thu Kault 8te Main 4 to S I " I " Blurk 8a'? 2 to 3 Bill Kith s to I Cat Kith 10 to 20 8iri|uoetle 8 to 10 The varieties usually taken for pickling are, trout, pickerel, white fish and Sisquoette ; the latter, however, taenly lobe found in Lake Superior. S.nce the projected canal at the Sault Ste. Marie has been suspended, Yankee enterprise, at great expense, in the absence of artificial locks, lias surmounted the difficulty in getting over the falls, leading from Lake Michigan to Lake Superior, and within the two past years "two vessels, by means of slides, rollers, See. have reached the upper lake. One of th-m ia owned by J L Ankrim aud others, and the other by a Cleveland company. Three vessels have also been built on Like yuperior by the American Fur Company The two former vessels will hereafter be engaged in the fishing trade, in freighting salt, provisions, Sec to various points en the lakes, and returning with fish. Hereto! tore the American Fur Company have monopolised J i the trade This will open a new era in the upper I < j lake fisheries, as they are said to be inexhaustible I From the following table, of the amount barrelled, I I | which was obtained frem various sources, the rapid | I increase of the business will be seesP? ??? LD. A ' " "tu r?lc? Two Coaii i**#. iBjT. imo. Lake Buytrior aonu 3,5(u io,aw M.lckllUC. 1 20V J(fO 4.6M M?ult S'e. Marie ?0o 60 ? 2,566 Orteu ill)' 800 V *i i ,u? |ioiul? on L*kr H?r? d sou K >rl Ur.lluC 3,100 4,t.? 3.00* SU-? ol Lilkr Huron 500 S#> O'lUilroil Hirer 4 000 2"i? 3.856 Mi mi ol S mil je '.'nunly 50? M.Clair Hirer l.*? I'm inH'e lalan'i 500 l'wiu Hiveri MOO ilooili MulUIn Hirer 1.000 tl? Miebojgan Hirer 335 Ratioe River 935 S.muivv Ii.iy 500 'I'liuuiler Uay 500 Sun :li Vug in iw bay SOO Niimbf rofbarrela 14,100 32,000 The averttge pric- of li ih per barrel, lor the five past years in this city, is r-.i^ht dollars, which gives a total value ol the bu?in? ?4 in 18-10, at !?256-.(MO. Thus iu its lufdifcy it adds this amount annually to tire wealth oi Michigan; gives employment to a great number of persons ; and allowing six hundred barrels as freight lor a vessel, it would require fiftyfour to transport the article to market. Its importance in augmenting the wealth ol the west, particularly in a few years, when the business is more extensively pursued, is not surpassed by any i ther species of traffic, and presents a marked example of productive labor. There is one obstacle in connection with it that should be removed. The British side of the lake, also, abounds in tine fishing grounds, but in consequence of u duty of *atl per barrel, which our government impose on fish taken in Briti-h water-, but little has been done. It is to be hoped our Senators nnd K?pre?entativeH in Congress, will bring.forwpjd the subject at the present session, and allow Anw ican fishermen, on American bottoms, to enter American ports, free of du y ?Ditroit Daily Advertiser Bankrupt Llit. SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW VOiU Ensign Driggs, to b? declared bankrupt March 17; 8 L Dantield, do; Henry A Taylor, Anri 123: Aaron C Hall. Catakill, Marcli 1(1; Wm Kroment. New York, do; Dariua(leer, do; S:Us M Crandall, April-33; Lewis Lockwood, March 19; Fowler Bragg, March 16; Isaac M Diamond, do; John W Dtgraw, do; Jotham S Fountain, do: Edwar.l C Thurston, do; John Fiahplatt, do; Waa Lewia Hall, April 33; John W Taylor, March 'J9: Chaa Lewis dustman. March 1(1, Jacob 0 Rathbone, March 18; RM Clark, March 16; Frederick A Lee, Brooklvn, do; Waa Bond,do; Joa M DuliielJ, March 13. NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK. S L Bradley, of Auburn, to be declared bankrupt March 15; John \V Bates, Troy, March 14; Gsarge Brayton, Syracuse, March 18; Daniel F Cork, Auburn.Marck 15; John C Dunham, Syracase, March 18; Ricnard T Field, Rochester, March 17, William Foater, Syracuse, March 18; Timothy Foster,do; John J Fuller, Schenectady, March 94; Edward J Hayca, Utica, March 17; WULiama Hamilton, Syracuse, March 18: John F Hall. FaMis, do; William 8 M.iyaard, Buffalo, April 1; Rufse Meech, Rochester, March 17; Mayhew D Molt, Troy, (larch!); William C Muson, I.ysatidur, March IS; Jobs Mewmau, Buli'alo, Maroh 31; Martin Kverson.Syracuae, (larch 19; George II Rich, Buffalo, March 15; Collin (cott, Buffalo, April 1; Philn Sheldon, Sennet, April 15; tusael Sage, Troy, April 14; Bernard Bharpe, Troy, kpril 14: Isaac 8 Smith, Buffalo, do; Wm B Smith. Aujurn, April 15; Jacob Thorn, Rocheater, March 17; Hen y H Treat, Buffalo, April 1. NEW JERSEY. John II Woodgate, to be declared bankrupt at Near Irunswick, March 9. CONNECTICUT. Tudor Adam*, to ahaw causo at Hartford,Maroh 15;. lobert Morse, do; Grove H illister, do; Job B Wheeler, o; Henry Osborne,do; Etihu Bellows, do; 8 B Goodvin, Wetncrafield; H Richardson, Glaatenbury , Joshua 1 Graves, Middletown. RHODE ISLAND. Theodore Hutchings, Providence, to be declared hunk* upt March 4; Israel F Brayton, Scituate, do. Hazel Smith, North Providence, do. MAINE. Charles Bradford, Portland, to show cause at Portland March 15; William R York, do; Charles M Davis, do; J 8 Collins, do; Charles 8 Chase, do; Edward T Russell. ln. n#??.o. *in. I> Maine* A*. Al-e?-sa ?; John O Tolford, <! ; Oliver B Derrance, do; Sol Hawks, do; Albert Wood, do; William L>yef, do, Joseph R Thompson, do: Charlei W Child, do; Thomas R Sampson,do, Aaron Woodman, da; Hugh O'Ronnell, do; Wm Oorliam, Jr. do; James Chadbourne, do; David B Open, do; Luther Jewett, do; Joa S Stoddard, Brunswick; Judah Lunt, Kri cport; James Bridge, Augusta; Stephen Winslnw, do; Alfred Reddingtcn, do: Wm K Weston, do; B H Palmer, South Berwick ; Israel G Johnson,Lewiston; J Nichols, Cope Elizabeth: Gila* Shurtleif, Otisfield; Grenville W t?iay. Bath; William Jordan, do; Ebcn Moaes, do; Scott T Tallman,do; Theodore 8 Trevett, do; 7.*b T Hubbard, do; Henry Booth, do; Ephm Wildes,do; Warren Brown, Bangor; Lecmen Stock well, do; David Watson, do; Wm A Wingate. do; Nathaniel Pierce, do; Samuel Hyde, do; Wm O Forbes, do; Samuel S Valentine, do; Wm Woodman, do; Tho mat J Emery, Gorliani: Christopher Way, do; Edmnnd Lombard, do; Wm Crockett, do; W S Haines, Windham; Cba* S Buckley, Westbrook; Robert Stephens, do; Henry J Haley,do; Mateias Vickrry, Calais; Charles Dennett, Bowdoin; Samuel Starbird, do; Enoa Up ham, East Readfield; Ansel Upham,do; Seward G.Lee, Winthrop; Wm Torrcy Falmouth. MARYLAND. Lyman R?<*d, to ho declared bankrupt March IS, Jaa Power, March 14; Caleb B Littig, March 31. EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA John T Wilks, Richmond, to show cause March 33; R M Saunders, do, Wm H Allen, do; John E, Jamei E lib! dick, do; Henry Raymond, do ; James H Grant, do; Edmund Anderson, do; John B Vigliui, do; Nathaniel Wheat, do; Wm II; Benjamin W Green, do; Daniel Ward, Culpepper county: Charles L McCoull, Henrico county; Moses H Preston, Lynchburg. MICHIGAN. Henry D Garrison, Homer, to show cause at Detroit, March 4; Joseph D Baldwin, Detroit, March 1; Edward Bancroft, Newport, March 3. Clerical Arrival ?The Rev. Mr. Vaa Zandt, iirrived in town yesterday from Rochester. Aw anmisisrnttiojf Govehwor or Vneiiu ? The effort to elect a Governor of Virginia, after repeated balloting*, hat failed. Fly the Constitution of the Slate, Mr John M. Gregory, a member ?f the Executive Council of State, W'll be the Acting Go-vernor of Virginia fr >m the 4lh of March, lie is ofthe same politics as the President?a near neighbor and an intimate friend. axotiikn Cnrii'it Destroyed?We regret to hear, that the new Union Meeting house at Poland Corner was destroyed by fire on Sunday, ia tho forenoon. A fire was put in the stove in the morning and left, which communicated with the shavings which were left under the house, ard before it was discovered it had progressed so far that it srma impossible to arrest it ?Portland Argut. Coi'rt ok the i"kited stater, feb 14. ?'Thomas C. Chittenden ami Seth M < lates, Ko|rs :>f New York, were admitted attorneys and counselors of this Court. No. 31. I'hilip 1! oarh adrniniarator, plaintiff in error, vs. Daniel VV Huliotta riiia cans'* was nraued by Mr. Brent for tho plutniifl n error and by Mr. Bradley for the def? ndant in rror. No. 38. D inid Dobbins, plaintiff in error, vs. Jommiesioners of Erie County. This cause was lubnvtted to the consideration of the Court on the rcoru and pnnieu argument 01 .vir "aiDrsitti lor he pi# niifl in error. No. 3). The United Stales. ilaintifT, v?. Wm Murphy and Win. Morgan. Th? :ause wai submitted to th<* Court by the Attorney (eneral on the record and a printed argument of Mr. Nash, of counsel for the defendants No 40 JharlesF Ho<ey, plaintiff in error, vs William B?thanan. This cause was submitted to the Court oa ihe record and printed arguments by Mr. Coxe fo* the plaintiff* in error, and by Mr. Crittenden for def ad ant in err. No 42 Walter Smith et id., plaint, tU inerror, vs DennisCouary This cause was argued by Messrs C- Cox and Key for the plaintiffs in error, and by Mr. Coxe for the defendant in errorFeb 19?Charles S. Pivis, Ksq. of Maine, wan dmitted an attorney nod counsellor of this Court. No. 14. The United States, appellant, vs. Prdro Mi'and i et al on appeal from the Superior Court fot hiast Florida. Mr. justice Wayne delivered tho vpimon of this Court, reversing nnd annulling the locree of the said Superior Court, a?d nm?ndiig hiseauae, with directions to that Court to dismiao he petition of the olnimant. No. 36. The city of dobile vs M. D Ks'ava. In error to the Supreme 'ourt of Alabama. Mr- Justice McLean delivered he opinion of this Court, efbr.-ning the judgment of he said Supreme Court in this cause, with eotJa >o 29- John Tompkins va. Leonard Wheeler et a). ,1 appeal from the Circuit Court of the United tales for K-ntaeky Mr- Justice Thompson defii red the opinion of this Court, affirming the ?leree of Ihe said Circuit Court iu this cause, with wis. No. 43 Robert Milnor et al. appellants, vs. eorge W. Metz This cause waa argued by Mr. , Cox for the appellants, and Mr. Bradley for tlx* ipe||?e. No 44. Chtries Patterson, appellant, vs. fmund P. tiaincs. Tne argument of this caoae ?s commenced by Mr- Robert J. Bren: for the agllaat.

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