Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 29, 1842, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 29, 1842 Page 2
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I I If ! I 1 NEW YORK HERALD. Kttv 1 01 k, U cdiii'Hday, June '<?, 1N49. Herald liulletlii of The Herald Bulletin of News is kept at the north-west corner of Fulton and Nassau streets. On the arrival of tin morning mails, ul eight o'clock, A. >1.?ami also of th. evening mails, at fouro'clock, P. Nl., the latest intelligence from all parts of the world, may lie found on the Herald bulletin Board, at this corner. Let everv wayfarer sto| and read. Advertisements of all kinds taken at the other Herald ( encral Printing OJIico. The Oenerol Printing Ottice. capalde of doing all sorts of printing, such as hooks, pamphlets, hills, cards of all dOMripUoas, is now open at the Herald Buildings, eutranc e from Nassau street?Joseph Klliott, Printer. Very Important ftom Hhodr Island?More Bloodshed?'Trcinciidoua explosion momentarily expected-?Martial Law and War Proelainatlons. The intelligence received yssterday morning from Rhode Island is of the most exciting nature. We t.ike from slips and pa|iere the following sum marv. We are indebted to Mr. Gladding of the Ma-wachtwtu, Adnnts Co., Harnden k Co., and to tlie officers of the Cleopatra, for the despatch with which they forwarded the news to tie. It is seen by the extracts below, that Rhode Island and the Providence Plantations are the scene of much rude commotion. We see no chance now tor an escape for either party from violence and bloodshed. There must soon be a march to the grave, and the ouly hope is that as lew as possible will join in the processiou to eternity. All who have had it in their power have left the State to avoid the horrors of a civil war Business has been suspended?banks closed?school houses, colleges and churches, turned into barrack rooms?all sorts of people made soldiers, sleeping on their arms every night, and indeed the whole State, containing eleven hundred ajuare miles, is one great military camp, and the one hundred thousand inhabi-1 tants thereof form one big bivouac as the sun sinks ' into the western horizon every evening. With the foregoing we give the extracts. Read them, and prepare for an Extra Herald this morning, containing highly important and bloody news from t he seat of war. The Charter Geireral Assembly adjourned on Monday to'nteet again on Thursday at Chrpacliet, armed and equipj>cd. The Suffrage paper called the Providence Express, has been suppressed by the Chartiats.? This is foolish. If the Chartists cannot succeed in any other way they are certainly in a sorry condition. State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. A Proclamation or tin Gotermok or tub sank. Uy virtus of the authority voted in me by the Constitution, 1 hereby convene the General Assembly, which was adjourned to meet at Providence on Monday the Uh of July neat, at the tow n of GJoucestor on the same day , for the transaction of such business as may come before them. And I hereby request the Tow us and Districts, in which vacations may have occurred, by the resignations of Representative.* or Senators, to proceed forthwith to supply tbe same by new elections, according to the provisions of the Constitution. Given under my hand and the seal of State, at Gloucester the ]4th day ol June, A. D. 184']. THOMAS W. DORR. Gehihal Orders. lU.ii) Quarters, Olocestur, R. I., Juno 'J5th, Is4.'. I hereby direct the military of thi* Statu, who are in l'avor of the People'* Constitution, to repair forthwith to head quartera, there to awuit further orders; and 1 request all voluuteeri and volunteer companies so disposed, to Jo the same. It has become the duty of all our citixens who believe that the People are sovereign, and have a right to make and alter their forms of government, now to all necessary mraus, the Constitution adopted and established by the people of this State, and the government elected under the same. The only alternative is an ubject submission to a despotism, in its various practical eirects, without u parallel in the history of the American Stales. I c ill upon the people ol Rhode Island to assert their rights, and to vindicate the frredom which they are quali. lied to enjoy in coininqp with the other citizens of the American republic. 1 cannot doubt that they will cheerfully and promptly respond to this appeal to|"heir patriotism and to their tenia of justice ; and that they will show themselves in this exigency to be the worthy descendants of those ancestors wno aided in achieving our national independence. THOMAS W. DORR. Governor and Commander-in-Chief. By order of the Commander-in-Chief, William 11. 1'ottcr, Adjutant General. ily llii Excellency Samuel H'ard King, Governor, Captain Genera .and Co mmande r-iii-Chigf of Hit Stale of Rhode Inland and Providence Plantations. A ProclainntIon. I do, therefore, issue this Miy proclamation to main known the tame to the good people of this Slate, and all others, that thev m?y govern themselves accordingly. And 1 lo warn all persons against any intercom se or connection with the traitor Thomas Wilton Dorr, or hit deluded adherents, now assembled in arms against the laws and government of this State; and odmvnith and command the said Thomas Wilson Dorr, and his adheaents, immediately to throw down their arms and disperse, that peace and order may lie restored to our suffering community, anil at they will answer the contrary at their neril. further I evhiirf the im-v.l n?.,n)? nf c? * .'ii . nut] support, by example ami by arms, the civil nn<! military authorities thereof, in pursuing and bringing to condign punishment, all engaged in said unholy and cri minal enterprise against the peace and dignity of the State. SAMUEL WARD KINO By His Excellency's command, liesht Bowrs, Soc'y of State. Eiccl'Tivk Dr,rt?tmr.sT, Providence, June 97,1H42. Tint banks in the city ot Providence are hereby recommended tjrth with to close their banks for business,and th< same to continue from day to day .during the present week unless this recommendation be rescinded. SAMUEL W. KINO. [From Providence Journal, (Charter) June 27.] State or Armas.?There was no serious disturbance on Friday night. A strong patrol was out. The Massachusetts brought up 140 men from Newport and Middle town Saturday morning. The Providence arrived in ih< afternoon with 280 men from Newport and Bristol counties, and some others arrived from the same couuties bj other conveyances. Patrols bail twen set around Market Square and Coilee? street, which had been exceedingly crowded during tin day. A number of suspicious looking men, strangers w ere seen prowling through the stieats, and some arrest, wera made. At th: e o'clock, the whola force in the city were orderauto master. The whole number on the Hill w as about 1600, an I from 200 to 300 weTe on duty in the city, or no' ordered out. This w as before the arrival of the Third and Font th Brigade*. Major (Jeneral McNeill expressed him rail highly ;ratili?d with the number and condition, and esneciallv the character oftha men Sever.i1 arrests of disorderly and suspected parson* were mala toward* evening. The ears arrived at al<out 9 o'clock, with the Third Brigale, (ran. Btedrnan. The Brigade was not formed prenous to its arrival, the regiments having heen taken luti ihe car* at different points. We are unable, therefore, to give tlio number of men, but it was from 300 to 100. n accordance with the request of the Mayor, the citizen* have entered their uames for the number of incu whom thev can accommodate with food and lodgings, oi with lodging* only. Strong vi. lettes were postal upon the road* leading to the city and the approach** ware well guarded. Several men, on their ? uy to Cbepaehet, were arrusted anu brought in, and one who had juit arrived from there wa> alto nnught n. Two w agoiu, loa led with provision*, intended lor the inmrgeut camp, were taken. A Buttender froui New York, whoarrived yesterday morning, uapromptly arrested. Holmes's Brewery wa* searched yesterday. A few muskets and some cannon furniture wrre found there. *. oong't those arreste I are O. Holme*, William Hidden, Nicholas I'ower, C. Williams, of Cranstoo, and his sou, V. Potter, and a number of others. I)a\ id 1'armenter was arrested on Saturday, on civil process, charge I with treason. He was committed, for want of surety in the ism of It w a* un lerwool that he had beeu exciting men to go out to Chepechet. The force of U >rr is arttrencUail upon Acot's Hill, a few hundred yard* from the village. The hill i* about eight} feet high, and the petition commauda the Providence turnpike, for tho whole range of the caonon. It i* aeparated from i lower hill on the ratt by a sandy, roaky ravin-, an I from a ('.ill higher hill on Hi e west bv a table land, which rites gradually from Acot's Hill to about the same height- We beliese there it no water on the hill unless a well has beeu dug; but there is a fine stream within two hundred yards. Independent of any rein forcementa received, or any desertions made yrtterdav. weestnnre the insurgent force at nliout 700 men. not all armo.1. We are of opinion, however, that there are plenty of musket* il the men are willing to use them. Provisions are pleuty, the neighboring farms furnishing abun dan. e of live ttoek for the mauraiijing parties. Ammunition must also be plenty, a* large i|uantiti-s have h -n stolen. Thev have from ten to twenty piece* of artillery, some of go'oJ construction, but principally ship canuo i. indifferently mounted, genorallv *i? poindera; but th"j may h?ve one or two niuei , u-i! perhn n twelve-pounder. They hare tout large intrque ?, and they u*e a barn to quarter wmi of their man in. Dorr arrived Saturday morning. before day light. He made a furioui apecoh to hit men, and avowed hit determination upon victory or death. The las ?t a.-countt from the mmgeiit ramp, reprrtent Dorr a> perfectly deaprratr and reckletn, ahoat one hun drei of hi* men will ?tand by him to the lent. The other* , do not term to be ?o infuriated. 'Hit bvtr* of Colt"? repenting *i< chambered rifle*, urn fed by the earn ye?terl?y. Third.-Cinetion not being knows, they were taken potaeaiien of. It wn* aarartaine however, that they were intendad to equip a company for law and order. Thecottof the rillet i< Jrfrnye.l by pri vate ?nb<r riDtion, an l It another inttance of tVe apirit nn.J lilieraiity of our cituenv. A df'arhment, le I by Willi am P. Hludget, won atgit out to Johnaton to arroat eight of the inaurgenti who hi threatened violence to the |>eaceahlc inhabitant!, and hed provide I themtelven with arma, with the intention ot * <J WWW?W? huiclung to Chepachet Seven of them were lecured. tinJ brought to the city Due of them levelled hit rifle At Col. Btodget, hut it was wrested ltom hi* hands before h< had An opportunity to discharge It. A number of dthei arrests were made during the day . An attempt was mailt by the insurgents to take somt arms from a house in Foster. We haTe not the full particular. hut we learn they tired u|>on thw men iuthuhoust w ithout injuring any one. The Arc was returned, am one u( thw insurgents is thought fatally. Tht rest instantly lied. The whole number of troops in the city yesterday was about 3000. This does uot include a |tortion of the Fourth Btigade, from Kent county, which is ordered direct to Foster. A strong force, comprising the Third and Fourth Bri. gade, has b?en ordered to the north part of Foster, w here '! >" w-ill take up a position between Chepachet and Connecticut, in the rear of the insurgent army. Another bo- , dy, consisting of thw troops from Bristol, Warren, and Bar riugtou, hns t>een ordered to Greenville; they weat an lai . a* Fruit Ilill lait night. Vidette* are potted far out in thi direction of the insurgents, and strong parties guard the avenues to the citv. Major General tVm. Gihhs McNeil has been appointed Commander in Chief of the forces of Rhode Island. Dr. Way laud has dismissed the studentsof Brown University. The college rooms have been offered to the go- | vernment for barracks, ( A circular is circulating among the suffrage men ofthi* ( city, declaring themselves satisfied with the actien of the ( General Assembly. The steamboat Belle arrived here this morning from New York. The mail brought dispatches lor Col. Bunkhead, commander of the I'nited States forces in Newport It was very naturally surmised that thesa dispatches related to the aff airs of our State, and contained orders for Col. Bankhoad to bring out the United States troops. We understand that this rumor is not correct. The latest intelligence from the insurgent ramp, repreaont the force at about 760 men armed, and perhaps '.'op unaimwl. Their artillery has probably been over estimated, both it) the number and the calibre of their piece*. Many of the men were in anything but a state of sobriety. Stephen S. Lee has been appointed Chief Engineer by Major-General McNeill. The following correspondence is from one of the Captains of a company of ihc Suffrage party:? Chepaciiet, Monday, June, 1842. Dear Sir :? The enclosed letter was written on Saturduy, but the person who was to take it did not wait. Since then things hav? altered considerable. We spent it dreadful night on Saturduy, t]ic report was that 154M1 or 2001) troops were marching upon us from Providence, the effect ol which was to leave us with about one hundred men on the hill. It rained incessantly .ill night, and 1 was on a scouting |>arty witli what hoys we have here, six or nine mile* towards Providence. The day at length dawned, and all Sunday was full of reports and counter reports i now ieu you me piain iruin?a train wnicn i cure not tell any one here. The Algerines are blocking up every road, enforcing martial law, and making preparation! to bombard us from the surrounding . nills. Their plan seems to be to hem us in with an immense force, and then contract the circle, and cut us oil' to a man- They, that is the whole of them, are the set ot cowards I ever met with, on which account we have to keep them in darkness in regard to their real situation. There artonly a few New York boys here, and only three out of that few worth a . There are a few brave met here. They see how things stand, and havt joined my company, and when the worst comes, which can't be long, we are determined, as there is to be no mercy for me or for them, to show the cowardly craven wretches of Knode Island what they might do, if they would. 1 am just going with a part of iiiv company to open a road which if blockaded by a party of Algerines, amongst whom there are said to be* several United States troops The United States troops are now openly engaged in the conflict. Yours, v/. CtiBrACiiET, Saturday afternoon. Dkar Sir .? We have been to work incessantly since yesterday morning, in throwing up breastworks and dig ging trenches around the hill on which we are en cani|>ed Tney are now pretty well completed, an< We have six piece* of urtihery nnxiouslv gazin: through the embrazurcs in quest of the Algerines. who, we hear, every hour, are on the march to attack us, and whose approach we wait with a greai deal of impatience. We are out on scouting partiet continually looking for them, and in case they don't come pretty soon, we shall save them the trouble by going to meet tbem. We brought' Governor Don in this morning from Connecticut before daylight. We escorted htm up in triumph to the camp, amid the sound of music and the roar of artillery. 1 was a glorious sight to me, to see n man who bar been driven from his native State, from his friend.-, family and borne, and outlawed by having a price 1 set upon (lis head, for his devotion to the cause ol equal rights, proudlv marching with his head erect, backed by hundreds of the very class he had made j such sacrifices to elevate, and seeming to mutter to he marched, " Now Mr. King come and take inc.'' c De Wolf has come in, a devout penitent (at least it professions) tin- morning, saying his letter in tin 1 Providence Journal, wasall a "stall." lie earnestly requested the privilege of proving his sincerity b\ being permitted to fight for the cause he haif re" l' nounced; a consultation of the ofiiccrs was held ii the oflicers tent, the Governor presiding, for the pur- ^ iiose ol deciding 011 his application. Several wen for placing confidence in his statements and reinsta j, ting him, others for not having any thing to do witl him. 1 propossd (after going tn to the merits of th r whole ease) to take him in as drill seargeant, ano keep a sharp watch on hint, which was unanimous ly agreed to. I have been talking to them in squads, in fact al; the time, and they begin to feel their degradation in its true light, and if we can judge from appearances, they are determined to wade through seas ol blood, or shake off the yoke. The position whicl c 1 take?which I have advocated, and which yoi can now look upon as the position of the SufTrag' party ol R. I., is that we don't recognize any sue! 1 body as the defunct Charter Legislature ; that th< nuestion is whether the laws of K. I. uuder Gov , f)orr and the people's Constitution can be enforce! , or not 1?whether it is the American soil, or tin American people that are to vote and govern. Ou \ camp is well guarded, and no one permitted t< leave. We want assistance from N. We wan' arms very much. We want men too. The Croton Water ?The introduction of tin Croton water into the Reservoir on Monday, wa n very poor affair, nnd most miserably manage< throughout; notwithstanding the laudations of th> l>olitieal friends of the commissioners. We re|>ea that the whole thing, which might have been i most brilliant affair, was grossly mismanaged W< have befo;s given the only rorrect account am history ol the Aqueduct throughout. We shallrefei to this subject again, in a day or two. Fanny at the Park to-night.?Mr Simpson takes his benefit to-night at the Park, ano we do hope that it will be a burner?for well he daserves it, and most probably nerds it. Mr. Simpsot has been an unfortunate man, and his only consola tion in the dreary difficulties that besot hitn is thn he hns |>reserved his lionor, always fulfilling his en gagements, whenever he could by any portability realise the means to do so. 1 lis taking a benefit at this moment is the best evidence in his favor, for Mine. Kltder, of her own accord, made a proffer of hei services ns a last mark of her esteem, and in proof of the honorable performance of nil his obligations. We repeat our hope that Mr. Simpson's friends, comprising many of our most respectable citizens, vill rally enthusiastically about bun to-night, am ,'ive hint solid tokens of their favor and sympathy. I (*> There is to be another curious lecture on 1 Fourierism to-night, at the Hall of the Society. We < begin to despair of the present state of society when , we look at Congress, Rhode Island, and the street.'- t >f the city. If the Fourierites CBn give ys a better j oate of thing?, we hop? in Heaven's name that the) ? will do so without delay. "? . , / Niolo's ?Pow erful attraction is offered here thi- i evening. The last night of the new hnrlettn called 1 " The Original"? the first night of an entirely no vrl vaudeville, named "The New Tootnian"?n plendid display of fire-works by Fdge?and the far tamed promenade musical. A great bill. We hear the Fourth is to he celebrated there in an unuraalh flntBi style hmM. We lower tin worthy pre prietor is going to nn immense expense to render the tula worthy the proud occasion. Chatham Tiikatrk.?Last evening a full and fash innable audience witnessed the reappen ranee of Mr Scott on the Chatham stage, and the spirit siirrini piece of the Water Witch w ent off*with every marf of satisfaction on the part of the audience. Thi evening that sterling jneco is to he repeated, in ad dition to which the new drama of the Two Londor f/ockaniiths is to he added. Spr.kvdin Sicht.?Seem* the water lei into Cro ton Reservoir at Yorkville. Mach'betfrr stand 01 the Battery, and see the tide rw hi the Jiatbor. Lakok coftomroation.? Joe Smith, the Morrrtbi Prophet, recently delivered a discourse at Nauvoc. o an aiidienra of right thousand souls, each on? irealhing eight ounces of pure carbon a day. THE GREAT CLOTH CASE. Thikd Day. L'nlted State* Circuit Court. Before Judge Belts. Jent Hoy I v$. seventeen packages of cloth.?Mr. Blfei k:b?Examination continued?John Taylor's goods were lot usually consigned to order. The usage in the di? harga of u packet ship was from live to twentv days; il foods were not permitted from a ship they would be sent o the public store under a general order; that was tin :ase usually with woollen goods; they would sometime', ay there a year, long enough to send to England and get tew invoices. Woollen goods for the spring market usuilly arrived late in the fall, sometimes early in the spring -, hose lor the winter market would arrived during the luinmer. Ji:sse Hoyt asked witness what led to the discovery of Vlr. Campbell's fraud. Judge Butts again stopped him, and told him the quesjon was improper. Jesse was again in a quandary; he then asked witness whether Mr. Camphell was detected in defrauding the revenue. ThcJi'txir. again stopped him, told him he must not put his question so, but ask what acts were done. Blefckkb?We detected that false invoices had passed between Dayton It Campbell. Also, there was a similar raud in the case ol Bottomly, fifteen package* by the Roi:oe; one package was entered at the proper value; those nntriesl examined|yeiterday of Mr. Taylor's; some were if a character similarto Dayton's and some were not. Crott examined.- I examined Bottomly'sgoods;claimed part of the profits of those goods. / never got anythingI commenced a suit against Mr. Hoyt for my claim. He said Mr. Coeand Mr. Craig objected to it; the money was paid into court by advice of counsel. I addressed a note to Mr. Hoyt, requesting my share of the forfeiture, and the next day he dismissed me from office. I then withdrew the tuit, rather than lote my situation, and Mr. Hoyt, 1 on that consideration, reinstated me. Oil goods j purchased in the North of England, it was always the practice to allow a discount for mea. sure, all the time I have bean in the Custom House? more than 17 years?until the proclamation of the late Collector to the contrary; can't say when that rule was changed. On some few goods from tome part of England, discount was not allowed. Although Mr. Hoyt was indemnified, and had the letters of Mr. Craig, and Mr. Cor, he dismissed me lrom oflicu when 1 made the claim. To Hovt?I was not reinstated until 1 sent you a letter withdrawing my claim. The letters which passed between us you know wure destroyed, and then I was reinstated. Jrssr Hutt than oflered to introduoe some entries ol Abel Shaw's, made in 1986. Mr Lord submitted to his Honor, Judge Belts, that Mr. Hoyt'* course in the present case was a 'murderous wusteoftimc?he might with the same propriety go back for 60 years. The Jcdoc finally admitted the entries. Mr. Lord?He must prove the entries. Ji-Dor. Butts?Certainly. Jrssr. Host?Some were sworn to before Mr. Campbell ?and some of the parties art dead they were sworn to hefore. So I shall hare to send out for a witness, since they object. Jessy. IIoyt then offered to introduce 36 invoices from Abel Shaw, to John Taylor, Jr., dated in 1889 and 1839. Mr. Millies insisted on Mr. Hoyt's proving their authenticity. Mr. Hovt?Mr. Davis ? No answer. Another tedious pause. Mr. Hoyt?It's <|Uitc difficult to keep witnesses in Court, sir. Mr. Davis was found. Or.oRtir Davis examined.?These invoices were presented tome. I can't tell by whom unless I saw the entries. (Others shown to liim.l All the invoices were presented to me at the time of the entry. Some for part of the goods, some for the entire. (Other invoices shown.) Hovt?Arc all those invoices in the same hand writing 1 Mulch asked if they could prove hand writing by a comparison ? Mr. Davis said that he did not know any thing about the hand writing. Mr. Hoyt said something that was unintelligible. Judge Betts said that would be assuming a great deal He thought it was admissible to let the witness say if the hand writing of all the invoices was similar. Mr. Davis thought all these inveicos were presented to him by John Taylor, with the exception of some premnted'to me by Mr. Bradbury. Cant aay how maay of them. Can only give a mere opinion as to the similarity >( the hand writing. They all look alike?no '. here's one :hat isn't alike. Of course ! can't speak with any certainty. Only as to my impression. (Two more invoices were shown.) 1 should think these were the same. Judge Bkttj?You'd better wait, Mr. Hoyt, and prove them, before you ask any questions about them. Davis?Should think'these were presented by John ray lor; only judge by seeing the name on the back. They were presented at the time of the entry?can't say ly whom. There are no such strong characteristics iii lieseto make me think them the same hand-writing. Hovt?What is your belief? Divu?Why I've no belief about it* sir, except a very . ague and indefinite one. The handwriting does not re emble; the figures are somewhat similar. 1 believe, puling all the circumstances together, that they did emanate rom difftrrnt tourret. Hovt?Who do they purport to come from ? Objected to. Judge Bctts?We had better not waste so much time n vague evidence like this. Hovt?Kor want of better proof, we give the best we :an. Judge Betts.?Yos, sir, hut this is no evidence at all. The witness says he cannot decide positively any thing tout the handwriting. There has been a "great deal ol ime expended, and we had better go at once into the pro>cr details of the canf Mr.* examined?Was in the Custom House from 931 to 1938; can't say positively if the invoices of the forkshire importers were retained or not. Cross-examined.?Don't think there was any difference a retaining the invoice of one importer more'than others. Hott Yes; hut who did those importers generally nake their entries before, sir ? OoDCN.?That's a question I can't answer, sir. There were several in the office belore whom it was done. Hott.?Yes, but who in particular? Ooni:?c I do not know of any one. Hott?That's all, sir. Miller?That's all, sir. Another long pause. Judge Bf.tts?Come, gentlemen, do get on with the ase. Hott?Another witness has "jusi stepped oat." Mr. Plume called?Went into the Custom House in May 939?Examined the amount of part of the invoices of Johii Taylor. Mr. Hott then offered a quantity of irrevelent evidence, mil consumed the time of tne couh and jury with much alking. Judge Betts said, he must rule out such evidence?it vas not admissable according to law. Jesse Hott then made several other statements of a iniilar tedious character. Judge Betts very drily remarked, "I supposed by rour opening, sir, that you intended in som way to con>ect Mr. Blackburn with Mr. Taylor's importations?fin faitinc t? i?* it done." Plume was dismissed. Wm. C. Orat, examined. Jesse Hott asked him the tame questions that he had lsked of Mr. Plume. Judge Betts?In what way does that differ from the last question ? Miller?Not at all. Gray was dismissed without giving any testimony. Joht Woopiiead examined?Is a tailor in this city.? lorn in the habit <>t importing cloths and caasimercs for everal times. These papers are an account of good* 1 ippraiscd. The marks are Diamond B. F., and Diamond T. I presume the prices hare marked are what we made. Croie-rxamined?Cannot saj- that this account of prices - uir miiiir iuui wi- inauu 111 iiihi time; <iui not iook anne mper made nt that time to see if the price* put down here were the tame that we pave; don't know in whole Handwriting the paper it; cannot say that their are the irices; have no knowledge ol the prices nt which wo appraised those goods. Mr. Horrsiis here came to the assistance of Mr. Hoyt >11 a very ingenious manner, in order to get the appraisement prices introduced in evidence; and witness then swora that these prices were put down on that paper a! the time he made the valuation; he had no doubt of it. MiLLca?Cannot you let Mr. Hoyt manage his own case himself? Harries*?Havnt I let him manage it long enough to .atidy you? [Here there was considerable laughter, even among the jury, and the Judge was forced to smile. Crott-tiamintd Ay Ml LLC*?Don't think the prices were carried out at that time; don't know positively that ills is the same paper. Did net look nt it alter the ap raisemcnt w as over, to see if the price. corre*)>ond*d. The J- nn* thought the p iper might be referred to iu orler that witness might sty u hat were the prices put upon he goods at the time they were appraised. objected, and read the opinion of Judge Story ?n this subject in the case of Wood, und demanded that Mr. rtovt should now show that there had been a public apiraiser to value these goods. Mr. llorrMis made a very ingenious argument in favor >f admitting the testimony. Mr. Loan replied in a very able manner, basing bis irguments upon the strict law'of the subject , referred to he statute regulating the appraisement and forleiture of toods falsely invoiced, lie said that the Collector was ounil to have th>- good*appraised by a it-gularly appoint 1 Government appraiser. Under the acts at present in orce, these cloths could not be forfeited. We should live n sad times, indeed, it a Collector, prowling about with the tope of plunder, could sei/.i any thing and every thing in hit way that he might chouse to say was entitled to foreiture. and to throw on one side the regular Government ippraiser and his opinion on the stihiect. Dut more than his, the Co Hector here (Hoyt) had made the forfeiting allocation here that they hail boon regularly appraised Dy a government appraiser, according to the nets of Congress, <o made and provide), and found to be falsely ievoiced lie must prose that allegation, or his case must fall to the Mr. Horrxux replied, and referred to the 3.1 section ol he net of l<hl?the net ap|K>inting tlir nnprftinert. and prescribing their duties. lie contended that the good* 'wing aeived. no matter how irrrgnlarly. ami bring in Couit, the claim of the United States could not lie affected by any informality of the Collector. He read the clause oi the act of 179f>. relative to the appraisement of good* bj 'womerchant*, which would juatlfy Mr. Iloytin hia present case, unler* it was repealed. Mr. I. >an replied that tha two allegations in the infor. m.ttion under which the good* were sought to bcconfisca p|. were laid utvler the act* ol IBM and |s30, and in ' under the act of 17W. on the ground that the goods en inportion were found to he talaely invoiced and not to correspond with the entry. I'he information, it should tie ob*erve>l, was not 'ratvt v Mr. Hoffman, who disclaim* all conaartion with tin -a?c, except to a??iat Jeaae float in the legal point* of the i?. . the information wa* drawn hy the Rev. Benj. F Butler, who now appears ashamed to defend the cause. The Cot bt decided to admit the valuation hy Woodhead Mr. Loan excepted te it on two grounds : firat, that th< 'atute require* it, and, secondly the pleadings. Mr. WooMicao (r.ui4X?ia<n?ii?The valuation of pack ?ge 143, diamond B. K , w as ?100 10a. M., without th< hargee , package 144 was ?1*7 1M. with the charges >nr and a half per cent was the rate of the charge*. Mr Hoytand Mr. Miller hsre had a regular flare up, and Judge Beltt had to compel them to (top. Something like i challenge pasted afterwards from Hoyt to Miller. 1

Mi Woodhead then went on to read the following prices of the packages which he valued >Diamond, B. V. Package, No. 146 ?10-1 10 140 186 9 8 147 174 9 9 146 173 1 9 149 166 1 9 laO 166 17 6 Diamond T. Package, No. 300 ?337 14 3 301 '434 9 1 30-4 434 9 9 303 949 9 6 304 434 9 6 306 446 6 3 306 '403 4 11 307 '409 19 7 306 -414 6 3 W'oodiiead cruifexamined?I import cloths; the great body of my trade is a much finer article than these. Two honest inen will differ 10 or 13 per cent, in the valuation of goods; I would not be willing to swear to the price ol juuo. I?v ""f ** mini IU JFT-I mill. I iur usual routine ofbusinesson Yorkshire goods was 5 per cent, discount for measurement ; never knew any alteration ; an invoice is not at all suspicious coming from Yorkshire without the charges ; was frequently called in Hoyt's day to appraise goods ; these goods we appraiseil two days ; devoted half a day each time ; the cases were opened and the pieces handed out to u* ; there are IS to 30 pieces in each case ; we were about three hours there ; never saw the invoice of these goods. Mr. Kohlsart examined.? Been clerk in the appraiser's store 0 years ; I extended the prices in the valuation of these goods here shown, and the additions. Crots-ixaminod.?I copied this valuation from a memorandum made in pencil marks at the time ; can't say who made the pencil marks ; was not present at the examination of the goods ; did not copy this paper at the time the valuation was made ; but afterwards. Mr. Millar then moved that the testimony of Mr. Woodhi ad a- it rested on that paper as a refresher of his mi'itioi v, should be stricken out. Witness examined by Hott?Dont know where the original paper is that I made this copy from ; don't know in whose hand writing it was. By the Juduk.?That paper which 1 copied was not signed. Judge Bctts to Hott?This will go far to take away (hit lunnumion on wmcn >ir. wooanead.s testimony rested. He sworethat this was the original paper on which the prices were put down at the time of the valuation, and that ha then signed it. Now it appeurs by this witness, thnt this is aot thp original paper?that the prices were takcu down m pencil on another piece of paper, and that it must have been signed at some time afterwards. Unless the Collector could connect this part of the evidence better, it would be good for nothing. The Court then adjourned. Court for the Correction of Error*. The Lieut. Governor in the Chair. Present all the Members exctfit th. Judges of the Supreme Court and Senators Faulkner and Taylor. June 'is?Mandamus This being the day designated for the argument in relation to the Sixth Ward election, and the election of Clerks to the two Boards, in immenst number of persons assembled at an early hour to witnesi the proceedings. Messis. Charles O'Conncr, A. L, Jordan, and T. A. Cowdrey, appeared as coitnsul on behalf of the Mayor, while the opposite side was represented by its former advocates, Messrs. Koote, Wood, and Graham. There arc three causes?that of Messrs. Heath and Roome, assessors ; with those of Joseph R. Taylor and Edward Williams, clerks. They are all to be blended in one argument, and the same decision given the whole. The man. damus, we need not (jv, has been issued requiring the Mavor to show causa why he docs not administer the oath to those gentlemen as officers duly elected. But two conn sel are to be heard on aside. Messrs. O'Connor and Jordan will address the Court on the part of the Mayor, and Messrs. Foote and Wood lor the relators. After some little preliminary matter, the case was opened on the part ol plaintiff" in error. Mr. O'Connor made a statement of the circumstance1 attending the mandamus thus far. The official order fo the late election, the affidavits relating to the attack by i mob on the Sixth Ward Hotel, where the first district pol was held, whilst the canvassers were counting thetickeb. their flight from the room and subsequent return in abou half an nour, when they found (as a majority of the inspectors testified) some of the tickets lying on the flooi and some on the table, the refusal of the Mavor to swea1 in the whig officers of the Sixth Ward claiming to b< elected, on the ground of no return having been made t> him?the counter declaration that the tickets had not been disturbed during (he absenee of the inspectors, but tba< the whole wore taken by them to the Maj or's office an<. counted?also that the whig officers had been elected by the other districts of the ward, the result of which coul' not have been changed by the vote of the first district were read by Mr. O'Connor?also thv proceedings relativi to the election of Mr. Taylor as clerk, by the whig members of the Board of Aldermen, Mr. Crolius havihtr assumed the chair rendered vacant by the death of Alderman O'Neil, which assumption, Mr. O'Connor said, wacountenanced by the other eight members then present? In the other Board, relative to another {of the complain ants, however, said Mr. O'Connor, the case was different Mr. Shaler held possession of his seat. Mr. Atwill claimed it, Dutthe Mayor would not sweiir him in, althougl he was sworn by the Recorder, both bclore and after tni meeting of the Board. Mr. Crolius wasnotsworu, evei by the Recorder, after the meeting of the Board. Mi O'Conncr said the members of the Supreme Cour had hastily, rendered judgment, without having had tinx to review the points of law in the case, the Sabbath only intervening between the argument and their decision 'At. O'Conner then read the opinion delivered by the Su preme Court on^iving Judgment, and proceeded in his re marks. He contended that the Mayor had no right to loot behind the return of the inspectors, nor did he think tha* the Supreme Court had any more right to adjudicate upoi the subject than Mr. Morris had. Ihe law requires tha the inspectors shall make a return as to the persons having the highest number of votes. In this case the hallo boxes had been disturbed, and the officers alone authorized by law to do so, had officially stated that from physics raiikVs tbi'V vi-pn? lllinbli- In m'&bo Elicli rslnm U'?? I ! for the ministerial otticer (the Mayor) to interfere, nn< himself make out a return contradicting their dec laration The mandamus might have been issued against th< inspectors, requiring them to show cause, but instead of that a third party was brought up, totally unacquainted with the circumstances, and called upon to become the principal, the real parties in the case having nothing to say in relation to it Tkhe mandamus is a sacred instrument, which should b< tarely touched, and jnevcr when redress could be had by any other mode pointed out by law. In relation to thr assessors, the Common Council is authorised to act: and as to the Alderman and Assistant, each Board in itself hapower to examine into the correctness of the return This power, too, is solely vested in them, and, therefore the Supreme Court had no right to interfere. Had thi Common Council refused to decide upon the subject, thei the action of the Supremo Court might have been in vokod, but with the mode of proceeding, and the result the Supreme Court would have had nothing to do. Thi members of the Common Council act lis c sort of jury, athe members of this Court do, and to them the decision in such cases has been confided. As to Alderman Crolitis the returns did not show him to lie elec'ed, and he had in right to intnido himself without the legal certificate hcinp first obtained. If he thought himself wronged, redresi was open to him in a proper way. Is it right, said Mr. O'C., that men who have no return should seek to oust the members legally In possession, or intrude so as to prevent a new election 1 If men can thus come in withonthe form of law, it will be a premium for themselves 01 friends lo break the ballot boxes, and there may be no end to the number who w ill claim, by threats and violence the disputed seats. In regard to the clerk, (Mr. Taylor,' Mr. Crolius. and thr eight Aldermen who acted with him did not constitute the Borrd of Aldermen, and, therefore, had no right to elect him, nor had the Recorder any authority to administer the oath of office- The Mayor, on . I. ? ....I...-,.- ,. ~C I pcricn had a right to act. In reapoct to Mr. Williams the other relator, Mr. At well, anil the eight mem hen acting with him, did not form the Board of Assistants, and therefore hia election was also illegal. Mr. Shale! continued Alderman At jurt until a successor was duls sworn and admitted in hia place; and Mr. Atwell could not be the Assistant Alderman At facto, whilst Mr. Shaler remained in office. These are merely the leading points in the case. They were urged by Mr. O'Conner with great force and ability, and evidently made censiderable impression upon the miuds of the court and auditory. Mr. Koote will address the court this morning on the'other side. His principal points are, that none of the votes being lost, the Mayor had sufficient prima facie evidence to enable him to administer the oath, ic. The Court adjourned to 10 this morning. Fiue Crackers, Rockets, ?.Vc?A number of individuals have ignorunilv exposed fireworks for sale in their stores, not knowing that by so doing their insurance is void. Landlords who permit tenants to sejl fireworks in their dwellings cannot recover a cent insurance, the paying premium to the contrary notwithstanding. The Streets?Health of the Cm.?The street inspectors have at length opened their eyes to the filthy condition of our pnblic thoroughfares, and are evincing a little respect for the cardinal virtue of cleanliness We hope that they and the College ol Medicine and J'hannacy will now be able to keep us thoroughly cleansed. OO- We call attention to Riell and Arcularius's elegant sale of furniture and pianos this morning. Every article offered in their establishment at auction is posilively sold without reserve. Not So.?According to the declaration of Independence, " All men are born free and equal." In Halifax n lady recently had twin boys, one weighing twelve pounds, and the other eighteen. Not equal, certainly. Evdok the Worli>.?The believers in (he second J cominR of Christ near, even at the door, will hold a camp meeting at bast Kingston, .New Hampshire the present week. A Lady Murderer.?A Mr. Fleming wasshotin Columbus, Ohio, on the 21st inst. by a Mrs. Hen dersop. Passengers Arrived.?There has arrived nt the 'Quarantine 3022 passengers from Europe, in the las two days. Very IVi.l.?Busine.s at Metann ns on the 3d inst. 4 I.le tkd.- Mi!e-< King, l>|., Mayor ol Norfolk. * > ?? . i BY THE SOUTHERN MAIL. Washington. (Corrtjpondeuce of tKe Herald.) Washington, Monday, 2 P.M. Death of Senator Southard, and Mr. Hutlng? of the Home. Two more deaths in Congreaa?making an aggrej gate of nine since the elections. Mr. Southard, 01 ' New Jersey, late President of the Senate, died yesterday at Fredericksburg, Virginia, and Mr. Hastings, a member from Massachusetts, died at the Virginia Springs on Saturday. The death of Mr. Southard was announced in the Senate by Mr. Miller, and that of Mr. Hastings b)f Mr Adams. The customary resolutions were adopted,and both 1 louses agreed to atteud the funeral of Mr. Southard at 12 o'clock to-morrow. Baltimore. [Correspondence of the Herald.] Baltimore, June 28, 1842. Ma. Editob :? A? the Fourth of July approaches, that glorious birth day and Sabbath of our Nation's Independence?the preparations to celebrate it appropriately become more extensive. The temperance folks are going to have an especial jollification. They will drink of the pure fountain that gushes in freshness from the bosom of uatuie?fit emblem of that heaven-bora spirit of freedom which speaks so eloquently intha declaration of independence. The ladies at the village of Kranklin, a short distance from Baltimore, have determined to give a splendid dinner. They have secured the aid of a young lawyer, who will deliver an oration. 1 have no doubt but this will be a most agreeable retreat on that day, and elegant entertainment. Death has indeed hrd his hand upvu the capitol during the past year. It is with deep regret we hoar of the Hon. Mr. Southard's death; as also that of tha Hon. Wm. L. Hastings. Seldom have so many bright stars forsaken tha political firmament, as within the present administration. The whigs of this city are begiuniug to talk warmly in favor of their old, true and tried friend, Henry Clay. They say he lives in their hearts, and that they will have no other man as a candidate for the next Presidency, but llarrv of the West. Yet alittlo while, audavoice will he heard from Baltimore, proclaiming in thunder-tones, his nil i?c iiiiuMii uiust'n oinu'. I quote Virginia money at .1 j discount; Wheeling, 7 J do. Flour it tending upward*, holders ask $5,78, 300 head Beef Cattle sold yesterday at $4 a $8,40, as per quality. No grain of any amount iu* marke'. Provisions are dull, and without any change in prices. Salt* of city six per cent stocks were made yesterday at 6SJ. The weather seems to have settled. It is very warm. The thermometer stood yesterday at 80. RODERICK. Philadelphia. [Correspondence of the Hsrald.] Philadelphia, June IS, 1843. We have but little of im|>ortanco stirring here to-day in the news way. It has been ascertained within a day or two that there it at this time a pretty strong gang of robbers in this city. From some of their operations, it is inferred that they are new to the place. On Sunday night they broke into the lace and embroidery storo of Mr. Cochran, on Market street, and carried olf a trout one thousand or fifteen hundred dollars worth of goods. A part of the same gang, as is supposed, were frustrated in attempting to enter another store last night. Mr. Johnson, the great magnetizer is here, attempting to illustrate the science at the Franklin Institute. Whether Miss Harriet is a subject with him still, or not, is more than I know. I have heard nothing particular of Col. Webb to-day. He is understood to be doing much as men in his peculiar situation should, putting himself into a fever, and fruitlessly i-epining at his folly. A very small amount of business was done in stocks to day, at a larther, though (light, decline in Statu Fives. The two iron (teamen, intended I believe for use in the Delaware and Ilaritan Canal, arrived here this morning. Patrick Scanlan was taken to the Hospital vesterdav ufternoon, with his right arm torn oil' near the shoulder, and otherwise seriously injured, by beiug caught in the bolt of some machinery at the factory of B. Jc C. Kelly, near Darby Creek. Seaious Accident?By the bursting of a shell, at the navy yard, yesterday afternoon, four persons were killed and many 'wounded. The particulars \vc did not learn. The names uf two of the persons who were killed wire Burry and I)a\is. Mr. Barry, a veteran in the service, has been long and favorably 'kuown to the navy and to the public.?Maditunian, June is. Arroim eent by the Presidnnt.?James M. McLean, Register of the Land Office for the district of lands subject to sale at Palestine, in the State of Illinois, vice Jesse R. Dubois, resigned. City Intelligence. Prisoners Escaped and One Cacoht.?Yesterday morning, as Morgan L. Mott, one of the deputy keepers ot Blackwell's Island, was at Bclluvue, with the prison boat, for the purpose of obtaining fresh provisions, two of Unconvicts, employed as oarsmen, made their escape. Motl immediately proceeded to the Kivo Points, their place of resort, and found the two rogues in a groggery. He made a clutch at both, and secured one of them, named Bill Fish. The other, who is called Bill Himes, alias Bald Eagle, escaped. They had both been committed for petit larcenies only. Look o<-t roa Sharks.?A shark, measuring about ten feet, was caught at Washington market slip yesterday afternoon, and taken to the Battery, where he can be seen this day. It is one of the largest ever caught in the vicini ty of our city. Drowned in a Fit.?A man was seen to walk towards the end of the pier at the foot of Maiden lane yesterday morning, and on reaching it raised his hand towards his head and fell overboard. He was recovered in a few minutes afterwards, and several attempts made to resuscitate him, but without effect. The Coroner was called to hold ?i vii. i.." iwuj , .mi iiuiuiug ? hi louun mat would lead ?o the discovery of his name or residence. He war dressed in a dork thin frock coat, light drab summer pantaloons. moro '.co hall boots, linen shirt, and net undershirt. His body will remain at the dead houtu during this day for recognition. A Caution to the Pi blic?Within a few weeks past several colored rogues have been arretted fur obtaining furniture, clothing, Ac. under circumstances corresponding with the following case, which should serve as a caution to persons not to deliver property in their possession without a written order from the party owning it. A few weeks since Mr. Francis Alexander left with Mra.Waters, of 61 Anthony street, a quantity of carpeting and a loqjimg glass, valued at ^60. On the 14th of April a colored women named Ann Peal, called upon Mrs. Waters and stated that she had been sent by Mr. Alexander for the property, which was delivered up, and thefraud was not discovered until yesterday, when the property woa traced to Jackson's pawnbroker's shop, where she had left il. Fubgititci Ashested.?Captain John Edward Lane, who stole a box of jewellery some months since from on board of a Havre packet, it being the property of Miss Livingston, the grand daughter o( ex-governor Morgan Lewis, was arrested in Philadelphia on Monday bv ollicer James Young, and brought to thia city by ollicer A. M. CSmith for trial. A celebrated counterfeitar named John Schmidt who has been indicted in Boston for uttering counterfeit notes from f.r>00 to f 1 in denomination w as also arrested in Philadelphia by Young aa?l officer Clapp of Boston, and was taken to the lattar city yesterday by th? last named officer. Disoaifcai.v Houses aanar.n up?a man named Charles Drescha. who has kept a dance house, groggery. and re. sort for but little good and considerable evil, at 376 Watei street, was arrested yesterday on a charge of keeping s uiRuruun> iiuusc inai nas ueen a perfect nuisance to the who 14 vicinity, and upon examination was held to bail in the lum of $1000, to answer the complaint at the General Sessions. Four girli found on his premises, named Louisa Lee, Julia Esnor, Susan Ererhalt. and Louisa Brown, w ere sent to the Fcnitentiary for two months each. A woman named Susan Sleeper, who has kept a disorderly house for a Ion* time at 88 Oliver street, was also arrested and held to bail in the sum of $1000, to answer the complaint. Ltlra. [Correspondence of the Hemld.] Utica, June 22, 1842. Rrligion?Dissensioni? Tempera >wc? The Mormon s ?Military. Jamks Gordon Bennktt, Estp:? Pear 8ir :? For the last two months the affairs of our city have remained in statu quo. After the thunder storm, all is calm and clear. About three months since the peace of our Zion was most seriously disturbed ; there is hardly a church in our city but that has been rent in twain The big church (as it is called) is not flourishing A Hev. Mr. Porter, of your city, has gained possession ot the pulpit after a hard fought battle, and many members of the church have evacuated. I hey are about to send after the renowned hlder hnnpp, wh< they expect will build up the breaches, anil liant up the lost sheep. Abolitionism reigns triumphant: our Methodist and Presbyterian brethren have been torn asunder. There are two thrice jiurty churches, sui?ported principally by the munificence ot the ubolition candidate for Governor, Alvan .Stewart. Temperance has burst in upon us like a storm, and swept everything far and wide. The ladiei L,.?a intn If Willi r?lnv??a />f1> montintru l?.?x been regularly held every Sunday evening for thirteen month#. The Mormon-, Mr. L. L. l>., have a church composed of several hundred members, under the superintendanre of Klder Blakesley: they go it with 1 (perfect rush, and, infnet, among all our Christinerhey are the only ones that seem firmly united in i good cause. The Utica Citizens Corps, and the Ftica Ligh ">unrd, made a magnificent display on Bunker Hi! Vnniversary. Forgaod discipline and fine appear ince, they challenge comparison with any in th? ^tate. Tliey will visit-New York in the conrae o he summer, when you will acknowledge the truth of all I sav. Yours, Vkrita-. Geneva! Sessions. Before H i Ilouor Recorder Talltuudgc, and Judges Lynch and Noaii J cut -J8?Cost of Gtorg* Somti?At the opening of tbo Court, acting District Attorney Shaler moved tUat George Somea, convicted of uttering counterfeit money, bo called for sentence. Jamki M. Smith, Esq., one of the counselor prisoner, asked the Con rt to alio w time lor defence to prepai e a bill . of exceptions to the recent trial; and also Mated that one of the jurors who rendered the verdict against his client had sa-id, during the trial, that he had on* of the counsel for prisoner in hit power, and he should exercise that power in rendering liis verdict. TheCoi HT granted counsel till Fridayj the 8th of July, to prepaie exceptions to tha trial, whesi they will fw argued. Care of Olii Alltn.?Jamls M. Smith, Esq., counsel fur Benjamin Adams, confined in prison as a witness in the cast- of Otis Allen, indicted on two bills for patting counterfeit money, moved the Court that the testimony of his client be taken de bene tit, and that he thea be released from prison. He stated that Judge Inglis, of the Court of Common Pleas, had admitted-Allen to bail in the snm of $1000 on each indictment against him, and thst in all prohntiiliti Ihwrefnre the suit ufnllld >"< ?- ?-!? I'or many month*, or the recognizance* might t>e forfaited and therefore it was an exceeding hard care that hi* client should remain in prison till that period. Actino Distinct ATTo*.-?r.T objected to such a course, as the case was an important one, and if the testimony wa* taken as desired the ends of justice might be frustrated by the ingenuity of prisoner and hi* counsel. The Court very properly denied the motion of counsel for witness. Can of Robert (Unn--This person, who pleaded guilty to assault and breaking the bridge of Hugh M'Bride's nose, was sentenced to confinement in the city prison for ten days. The Grand Jury came into Court and stated that they should conclude their business on Friday next, and the Court took a recess until that period. Special Seaalons. Before Judge Noah and Aldermen Crolius and Smith. Jcnx 2S.?A servant girl named Catherine Haley was sent to the city prison 30 days, for stealing a tub ol female clothing from Michael Kerwin. A loafer-looking biped named William West, who had stolen a coat front Jerome Simpson while at work on his premises engaged in carrying in sand, was sent up for 30 days. Thomas Meoney aud Ami his wife, were tried for an assault and battery on Mary Jochrin, wife of Michael. The dispute arose from an attempt to dispossess the defendants from pramiset occupied bv them without proper precept, and the Court considering that they had been deprived of a portion of their dismissed them with a reprimand. A. preco I.IUU3 t ua- ? laici um urri it-? inn ui aga, wu lOUncl guilty of stealing small change at various timaa from the money draw of Isabella Curotti, of 307 Hudson street, was discharged after considerable parley between his father and the court, and the former premising to blud him out to some person to learn a trude. Ann Thompson, black, stole a cap from Bill Green, one of her M ' color, then hired a cab for Thomas Zabriskie paid the fare with the stolen cap was seat to tuo Penit -diary for 60 I , * Ann Bradford, black, for stealing a small t * ? * of female clothing from Patrick Riley, wu? *" ) for 30 days. A rough looking customs) :u ns> i-J-tnni*"Divine, was convicted of striking a girl nansr' aiga' - O'Rourke, by whioh means her jaw was brea>" asid sent to the penitsntiarytor three months. A long-tk* reman, named Patrick Donoho, charged with kicking np a shindy at a groggery kept by Thomas Gil mo re, was let off A strapping built rowdy, named Hugh McLellen, was sent np for 30 days for beating John 11. Michaels, and a watchman named Gulnack. Ann Wilson aiole a bottle of sweet ail, but was let go on promise to behave herself. An old woman named Catherine Murphy, for stealing two ladies' hats from the store of Hiram B. Gray, was sent up for tha twentieth ' time for 80 days. Rather u decent looking woman named Dorothy Ann" McCormick, was tried for stealing a shirt from Samuel Morse, which was fouad on her back, and acqaitted. Ned Williams, a black fellow, charged with I stealing an umbrella frem James Moran, was dissharged, stealing an umbrella and returning it being no crime in common law. A stout strapping sailor named James Wilson, was tried for stealing between one and two hundred yards of old canvas worth $S, from the schooner Fairfield was sent up for six months. The Court stated that they should punish with tko utmost severity these long-shore thieves, as the property of owners of vessels were so much exposed, that it became necessary to make an example of every person convicted before tkem. A loafer named , William Buchanan, for stealing eleven sheets from Raphael Aitken, was sent to the'City Prison for SO days. Delightful?The weather vesterdav. 0(7- the lottery of life, by lady blesSINGTON.?Au additional instance of the rapid (accession with which every new and popular production of : the most distinguished"English authors, is issued from the press of the " New World," is now upon our table in the form of a double extra number of that journal, containing the new llomauce under the above title, which occupied three volumes of the London edition, and the price of which there is equal to $7 30 cents of our currency. The Loudon journals ascribe a merit to this work of the utmost superiority, and from a hasty |>erusal, wc have no doubt that it will universally command an interest equal to this distinguished writer's former production, while it will ensure to the publisher of the New World a rich return for his antiring enterprise and persevering industry. (K7- BELMONT HALL, AT SCHOOLEY'B MOUNtain, N. J.?The Springs at Schooley's Mountain, are again brought to eur notice, by the frequent mention made of them, when speaking of a jaunt to the country. The mineral w atersof these springs have long been celebrated, having been analysed by Drs. Mitchell and McNeren, two eminent physicians, and recommended as possessing rare attractions; for the invalid, it has effected many wonderful cures, while the Hall to which tha Spring belongs, continues to be conducted by Mr. liiachman, a gentleman every way qualified for the post, whose viei- j lance and courtesy, with reasonable charges,have won for 4 him a high reputation, and rendered this one among our J most desirable snd fashionable watering places. {O- FRANKLIN SALT WATER BAJHS, CASTLE GARDEN.?Thejiublio now have an opportunity of fhlly testing the qualities of this noble and invigorating establishment, abounding in every comfort in the shower, swimming, and private department. Mr. Thomas ia ever on the spot, attentive and obliging, the attendants polite, and the general order the admiration of all visitors. A Miracle of Miracles?The Millennium Is Near. 0(7" MAN'S INVENTIONS ARE OUTSTRIPPING the bounds of nature. Black people are turned Whites.? 4 We saw a person yesterday whose face a week ago was beastly with eruptions and freckles, and by the aid of one cake of the famous Italian Chemical Soap," they have now a fine healthy complexion. We are told that Jones of n Chatham-street, has paid over two thousand dollars for the recipe. It changes dark sunburnt or yellow skin to a fine healthv clearness. That wo know, for we have teen it J done, It eures scurvy, salt-rheum, erysipelas, fever-spots, and ia the perfection of medical science. Besides, tia such a pleasant remedy?a piece of nice soap. Let all the world use it, and all the world will he handsome. It is sold st the sign of the American Eagle, 99 Chatham street, N. T., 9 State street, Boston, and 139 Fulton-street, Brooklyn. (KJ- FEVER AND AGUE.?Who will shake with it, ] when they can get so easily cured by Sherman's Fever aad Ague Lozenges 1 The Dector has even excelled himself in these. Every Itody said his Cough, Worm and Headache Lozenges' were wonderful medicines; hut what i, will they say of tnc Fever and Ague Lozenges, that cure all cases, and the chills never return ? Dr. Sherman's warehouse is at 100 Nassau street, one door above Ann. JK7- RHEUMATISM?RHEUMATISM.?Our readers are referred to an advertisement in another part of the Ueiaid, of the Vegetable Rheumatic Syrup, a sovereign remedy fur this inveterate disease. Its suereaa, for the short time in which it has been belore the public, is without parallel. The certificates and references are sufficient to recommend it to any one who is affiicted with thia complaint. It is for sale at ofily one place in the eity,aad that is '280 Bowery, corner of Houston St. CtT* TO THE LADIES.?Who does not like to tee a bright eye, a rosy cheek, an elastic sten, and to hear a clear, ringing, joyous laugh, indicative of youth, health, and a merry heart 1 The hectic flush on tnu cheeks, the ? rermillion lips, the hollow, languid countenance and * shaipcned features of the invalid of the gentler sex, excite .1 interest and pity, never pleasure or love, in the breast of fl the " nobler part of creation." Health in our variable cli- 1 mate depends upon careful attention to the first indica- I tions of disease. The light cold, if neglected, may at 3J length take " Consumptions ghastly form," and bring the I sufferers to the grave, a fate w hich the most simple reme- J dies might at first have arrested. And this terrible malady Is one whicli more generally fells upon the best, as well as the loveliest part of creation. Terhaps the reason of 'fl to this destructive disease contributes likewise to amiabi- i lity of temper and sweetness of disposition ; but dot btlass a more general caate is carelessness of slight afTections of lungs and throat. Now, Is lies, we hare a word of advloc for you ; alK?vc all things, keep by you a supply of that simp'.est, most agreeable, and at the same time most effective remedy for slight pulmonary afTections, via : Pease Is Son's Hoarhouad Candy, and is to be had at 46 Division St. 0&~ AMERICA.^ MUSEUM AND WARDEN. A j grout variety of performances take place here this after- I soon at three o'clock, and a splendid Balloon ascends from ? the Warden at four o'clock?another in the evening at ten o'clock. This splendid establishment is patting forth its ; immense |>oweri for v magnificent celebration of the 4th cf July. The excellent location of the building, with tha splendid view which is afforded from ail parta of tha Mu- \ setim, make it the most desirable place in the city on the Fourth for witnessing the celebration of that day; the military and civic processions, all of which pas's this point, and also of beholding the display of fireworks at the City Hall. The manager has let ua into some of his so- ' creta, snd we can assure our readers that on this day such f atr> ut will be offered here as was never before witnessed ? in this city. The price of tickets on thst day will remain j at 96 cents. 0(7-HILL'S NEW YORK MUSEUM?The entertainments at this establishment have lately been of such a character as to secure to it a large amount of public patronage. ?The Lecture Room hnsheon crowded nightly to see Yankee Hill, who is beyond doubt without a rival in his particular line. To-night he appears as Nathan Tuck- I er, in the comedy of aAVIfe for a I)ar?the other characters will he sustained hy Mrs. Wa4ta, Miss Taj ler, Mrs. Loder, Misa Wallace, Messrs- Dnan, Pries, and others. Previous to the above, Miss Taylor and Mr. Dunn will ' sing a number of IhvorHe seng*. Mr. Hill has, at a great evpense, engaged a newly invented musical instrument, of enormous eompass and power, just arrived from Paris, railed the Orehestrian, comprising within itself the eom- j blned effects of a full bsnd. It will be ready for use in a few days. <XJ- CHATHAM THE ATRE ?The nautical drama of j he " Water Witch" last night, attracted a numerous an. lience at this theatre, who were evidently well pleased ' with the excellent manner In wHIeh it was produced. I. R. Scott, though laboring under the effects of his ra- 1 cent illness, performed Tom Tiller with his usual ability, ! ind Mrs. Blake's Readrift was a spirited pleoe of acting. Vhr drum* i? repeated to-night. together with tht " Tlio jfl London Lockamitha." ^ > J