Newspaper of The New York Herald, November 24, 1842, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated November 24, 1842 Page 1
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T H1 Tol. VIU.-~Jlo.315 - --Wfiolc No. 3170. amj SKLUNXi OKh AT WALKER'S.-*! rr ladle* 4faNPHSrFi, /a Krench and aatiu slippers and buskin-, , i hue .1 i I ??i?u*. 8 > 11? ? J j pair. 300 j?r call aiid fine peffl*d KM froi $"! t<? 2 26 dad $2 Ml*tl P*N( Mf pr of bo 'tcoam .. 1m boots. from $lt? SleuAel 60 per pair,590pairchildren'sdo from 3* t?? 5s per pair, 500 pr ladies and muses boots, shoes aud busVius, from 4s to ?aand $ .pot p,M0 pi 'i i aba itei proof b ts, to i u us, India na ra in abundance, incurs come and fine boots of all sorts ind ns ? froui$l i to $2 all \v rrdiilrd. All tlu* db?.?ve jj.'ods >0 per < Jtil. 1 r ;f < II .rid for \ n? l> ?. 1 O' ,l ** Plirili'r.l* .1 0*4 lm*ec ' J. 3. WALKER3. CLINTON CHZaF Boot ami shoe Market. jO9 Ureenw u h, comer Siring at, is '(>? only pJ*?*[ ^ 1 iouuJ b<n?t< an i shoe* t<? suit Che UAet. All those who Wear boots and shoes will do well to give a Cill. La? nl m -> > * Hnkiftt from *, I. i( 4( I wd I Mijtap p?i pair; gentleine na' bo tu I'roin 11 iniUiAli to $4 i>cr pair; boys b ml hi11 mis to $2M per pair. All who wuh to mw H ikr cent will give a call at trie Chulou Cheap Boot <tnd Mine M tiL- I. , I'l ( * i . rl.u ; h C-nw r S; .? i,' it rrrt. Olfr Im'r Apj LAD IKS' BOOTS A S D SiiOKS?Locftwoou. 1^391 Broadway, keep* a tine assortment of ladies'and chililreQi' boots and shoes, ??f the latest American an?l Kuru;>eau fashions. Orders received by the dozen from places ol fashiouibic resort. olleod+Y GYMSA S I UM. SPARRING SCHOOL & PISTOL GALLERY. MESSRS. HUDSON U OTTIUNON re lawfully inform the gentlemen ol New York, that their extensive rooms at the corner of Broadway and tlwakri itfeat* lot Bptrrisi? f*Ytnua?tics and Pistol practice, are now open for the season. Numerous improvements and additions have been lately made the Gymnasium, which will now be found in every respect ""mulct* and equal to auy older in the country for athletic es civs. Mnarrina taught on the most approved principles. Gentlemeu visiting the Pistol Gallery will be supplied with Pistols of a superior quality. Terms moderate. Gentlemen are invited to call at any tiaaa diring the day. olg lm*r T> AKKH Y, in Lispeu trd street.? l'h- -nrm- !?. i r >;- < 'uliv Lr informs his old frieudi anil rust'>iD?'ri hath h tf resumed 111. ..... Ill ? u. uiutim , nuu ?m wr llianaiui i.n innr Idvui.. lining t ikeii the st.ciu formerly occupii d bv G. W. MILLKK, 40 Lispcturd street, to celebrated lor good cake, and the uimcriber hiving carried on (he busineu a number ol year* at the well known Knickerbocker Baker), No. 10 William at., a favorite retort for good crackers and biscuits?he thinks lie baa not fat gotten how to please the taste of the public. JAMES TOMPSON. N.B.?Always on hand, fruit cake of all kinds and prices? -cdding cake of all sires?pontid coae and a|K>UEe c ike of all sit^?rusk, tea biscuit and bread every aftcruoou?biscuit and crsc.en fresh e?ery morning. o.O lm*r WA'l'oHKS LOWER THAN EVER.?In couseiiueuce ol the reduction of duties by tlie late tarilf, the snbscriber is selling his stock of Gold and Silver Levers, Anchor Escapement L-tiue, and other Watches, ot new and splendid pitUrus, and Jewelry, at rvt. il, at a considerable reduction from former prices, being much lower than they can be bought for at any other place iu tile city. Gold Watches as low aa 30 to 30 dollars each. Watches and Jewelry exchauged or bought. All Watches warranted to keep good litre or the money returned. Watchea aud Clocks repaired in the best manner and " much less than the usual prices. G.C. ALLEN, Importer of Watches aud Jewelry, _olJ lm*m Wholesale and Retail, 3(1 Wall St., up stairs FENCING SALOON & SHOOTING GALLERY. L' MEES, 413 Broadway, entrance in Lis|>eiiaid street, second door, lately from Europe, Professor of the art ol Fencing, gives instructions in Fencing ; also in the usu of the straight .crocked, and Turkish sword, hunting knife, musket aud bayonet, stall, and every species ol weapons. Geutlenu n, lovers of this art, military officers ol the ariuy, Davy, Stc. are respectfully inviteJ to call and wiluess an exhibition of Ins skill in this usetul and imiwrtant art. A spacious double Shooting Gallery, illuinuiiled in the evening, will also be found with superior Swiss pistols?shoot i distance of kin yarlr st8 'lm*r MILUNARY ARTICLES, CLOAKS, tic.?V1CTORI.NE J. CO., from Paris, respectfully inform the ladies of this city, that they wili oyieu on Die 9th iusL, 1i9j Brosdway, between White aud Walker streets, a splendid assortment ol Hels, Capotes, C'oaks, Prleriues, Cauiails, fancy and atreet Dresses, Sc.iris. Shawls, Veils, Feathers, Marabouts, he., ol the latest "aris lashiou. Just received per ship Viile de Lyon from Havre. Dies cud Cloak making promptly executed. n5 I in* i T'RAN IT E.?The Stalru Island Granite Quarry tiing now W in full o|ieration, will supply Grauite of auy dimensions, either cut or rough. Building stones either for block of rouble work, ashler, sills, aud lintels,steps and platloruis, wili be delivered at shortest notice, Kentledge for ships, and shingle ballast or smaller stones will be delivered on board any vessel in Naw York harbor at trie lowest tales. Vessels can load with great dispatch at the wharf on Staten Island, where 14 feet depth of water is had. The railroad beiug in good order, lite cars are ladeu and brought abreast of the shipping. No dauger from ice during the winter months. For furthar information apply to LEWIS GIBSON, Agent. At the Granite Wliarl, Staten Isl.iud, r to the Office of the Cuiniwny.lQO Pine si, cor of South,up stairs oka r S. K GI.OVER, President. ... . 1' LiU i Ci Ai>U Vjr U I Idtt, Ityj R- PHILH'E ERNST, Professor of the Flute, Guitar, au 1" (litem Concertina hegs to announce to his friends and public that lie has .(lit published his new " Rondo Militaire" lor the fiuitar, whicu win be lound well wonliy the dlteutiou of the earner 01 amateur, Iroin iis being well auapted to mat instrument and calculated not only to please bu: to afford instruction. This K 'Ubo, with several other pleasing pieces of Itis composition "for me guitar" are to be lound 01 :.L. Ernst') residence 60 Canal street, wher; he conliaaes to fivo Itsions on tr.e above lustrum. n:s sl3m*r ENGLISH SCHOOL. HAVANA. ISLAND OK CUDA. CHARLES DUNNE WA1EULAND, PRINCIPAL. nhllS Acailru y was established two years aico, under the paf nonage of the former Intrndrm Oentrrsl of the Island, and other distinguished u In ideals of the nobility and merchants of this city. Iti ccn-tui ted ou the plan of the Oeiman '"gymnam; ' and the method of tuition is the "interrogative." All the icholars uiiderstai/i the English language, and many of them sjH-aU it hibitoaliy and llurmly The Principal his th. experience of schools in Fiance, Germany, England, and the United States. His chief aim Is to give the youth entrusted to his care a practical knowledge of those brauchesofa politr. education, which are required in all active careers, and are applicable lo any. The course of study-, therefore, comprehends the English, French, til rintu and Spanish languages; History,Geographies. Natural Philosophy, the practical part ol Mathematics, and Drawings of various kinds. . Professors of divers nations and acquiiements resiue in the establishment; and all the classes receive, in rotation, instruction from ihe director. ... . Such signal success has attended this plan of tunion, that several of the pupils, under teelve years oil ages, write and speak two foreign lafuuages, in a perfectly intelligible manner, and those of riperyears, correctly and easily. The acquisition, not only of the Spanish, but also of other Uouuages, is tnus placed within the reach of the youth of the VniUd Slates, without iu being necessary for thtm lo reliuqui.h the many advantages which accrue itom anEnglish eduction. The object of the Principal in desiring to receive youths from ihe United States, is to facilitate the acquirement ot the accent for his S|>ADith [ npils, which service would b? doubly repaid them by by the latter, and to introduce ... visa, ma n 11- tmrlf nf* tlts> Knuliih tPhtMlli. Tlt? Vtkiin ' r it ! lens of the United Sutn call nave nothing to tear I tool ihe climate, the house beingspaciousaudairy, situated in a healthful pot, at a short dis'ance front the tity; and containing within its limits, a line hath and complete gymnasium foe the preservation ol the pupils' health. Two youths, lately arrived from Germany, hare passed the summer in the school in perfect health. As the principal is a married man, and Ins wile and sister have charge of the juniordepaitment: children are received at any age but that of infancy. Every pupil enjoys tus religions opinions undisturbed. The terms are $400 per annam, payable three months in advance There are no egrras eicept clothes r nd books lieferences?MESSRS. CHA8. DRAKE fe BROTHERS. ALEXANDKu MORALES, ESQ., nil __ Havana. NOTICE.?Whereta Samuel Bernheimer, of Syracuse, has acted as the agent of 11. Bernheimer it Brothers, merchants in the city of New York, in the collecting of debts at Syracuse, and in other business, all |>ersona ate hereby notified that his i>ower as such agent has been revoked, and all persona are hereby forbidden to transact any business with lum. as such agent; anil whereas Samuel Bernheimer and Jacob Bloeh, constituting the firm of S. Beiubciiner ic Co.. of Syracuse, have this diy assigned to H. Bernheimer 8l Brothers, of New York, ail the goods, debts and demands of every description; therelore, all persons are hereby loibiddeu to pay any uebtr to said S. Bernheimer * Co. or either of said firm after this date?and all payments of said demands may hereafter be made to Heirinan Beruheimer.Emauuel Bernheimer or Simon Bernheimer, being the linn ol'H Bernheimer k Brothers, one of whom will be louwl at Syracuse by any peiaou wishing to makv payments: and on whom all persons iud.-bted are requested to call immediately and settle tneit accounts and notes. Baled Syracuse, N. Y., Nov. 2d, 1.42. nil lro*t _ H BKKNHe.lMKH k BROTHERS. I^KRIS TOOTH WASH-Prepared from the original re a-e cipeatNo.l slold street, New Yrok?The Orris Tooth Wash is purely a vegetable preparation, possessing the properties > meaning the teeth ana musth restoring the gums to a healthy state, and pre venting any unpleasant taste or odour in the mouth, whether arising from decayed teeth or froie a de ranged slate of the stomach. It is desigued to be used with a tooth brush, and will he found to supersede the necessity c it lewder .keepug tbs teeth clean snd prevention tin wearing away ol the guts* Illfll the teeth, it is particularly aael'ul in cases of spungy gains, H>storing 'hem ro a healthy state, and earning them to contract aroand the teeth, lu painful alio, lions of the teeth and gums, aritmg I'roin eiposure to cold, it will be found highly beneficial. It is particularly serviceable ro use the Orris Tooth Wa-h at night jast before retiriug to rest. This method is recoiiuiitudcd by eminent dentists, st by so doing all particles of food which accumulate during the Jay are rolpely removed, and the mouth kept through the night in a clcau, sweet, and healthy state. aonuu Ueih arH whit- i\re tlx rno*c jortiom ol ,H>or humanity; but how many iiegiccl tlw PPution necessary lor their prrservstion, cv. n when surronniled by all the ineaiu needed. Am,it* these we know of none more pleaiajit nd effectual than the Orris Tooth Wash?it cleanses and wiulens the teeth, strengthens th* gums, notifies the mouth and sweetens the b.eath. We recommend its nso to ail. young and IJ? I Boston Moraine Post. . The Orris Tooth Wish is the best detergent we ever used on cur enamel.?IBostuu Transcript. Par sale bv the principal druggists in the city , GAKPUTtNUg. " CARPE TINGS, CAKPETING8?Cheaper than ever?AI those wbo are m waut of carp, lings, nonce the followingAll wool lugraic Cameling, only 2a per yard. " extra " la " " super " 4a #d" " ntn tup " Iks " " double " lead" Tnrsa ply. superior patterns and celors, kt do do do extra quail*', 10s Knglith Brussels, extra, IDs lteyd Wilton and Vrleet Carpet.ur, equally low. Together with a large assortment ol druggets, oilcloths, rugs, dour 10 <u, 'aide and piano coxcrs indi i matting, stair rods, he., the largest stock ot mod* in the city. Purchasers would lind it to tiieirdendcd il.tersst to call aud e.sainiee this stock before looking else where. R. SMITH, JR., Ha Tearl st, Opposite William atreet. >. B ?Heaey Jnte Carpeting at ihe low price of Is Cd per ynrd. R' "? tnb. r, the nnmher is 441 Pearl street. oil tm *r rjMio>1AS JiJ NKSt, accountant, 181 Uinsjw.ij, respectfully 1 anuouiices that he has commenced lor the season to ?i?e eveninu instruction in Book-keeping, Renininihlpand Commercial Arithmc > ic. The many hundreds of. is former pupils w |k> are no w 1 old ing situations of the highest u spoosibilny asclrrks and bookkeepers in ihii city, airord Ihe best possible teat for any enquiry a to the merits of a -vsrem of in-trurtiou which lias arc tm onto! many years olexpeii-n-e An adequate di iceuee noder the course here pn surd will aeenra to a student the *iii!itc to il ?char>.<- all the ilmiet ol ttie desk in a twssIcily r.iaou i, and IT i <"In m a knowledge of accjun a such as is t-ty rarely .ukiiiieii i!i > ugh years of. ijh rii nee. eriificst.t of lua'ificattoa are ?i?en when drserred. To i'/sRe-.a J'i?rtniushcmrs Ol the d?T ?re ih toted to l). .i tiu i.iuola'eo yaioig gentlemen who desire a UiofCugh pre, arstioii for i'liiiiishcd and lot il# by tlit author, "Jones's Principles and rrtctice of Book ke?.,tmi. 8.0. price 12s. This is trie ouly American wa.rk on the ruii. ereprinted in Kngland. It is alto adopted in the Aral Academic inatitations in this cay. n? lm*r E NE1 NEW T?0 PRINTKH8 AND PUBLISHfciiS.-A young man, L a practical priutai, who is thoroughly aciiuaiuieil with hi* business in rtcrv deiwrtmcnt and branch, aed who ha* been emplqyed tn the capacity of reporter and *ub-eiliror on several highly respectable journal*, n desirous of obtaining a situation ill the country, to take chirge of, and 111 mage, a stnall news 1 I. , , n I^ui'iuwuui Iii4ry Will UHI> oc eai?eeiru. Addreu, bv lettrr. (post paid) X V. at the Herald office. H aspects ble telerenca ijivrii and require a 1117 j?b PbKCTKO MAONf.TIC PLATKtj for rheumatism*. ner??u? an. oiiiim, nr., prepared uudcr the dlrecuou of M. L >m?ur<>u(, ai-otliccwv in Pans, actieial uriiol la Sew Yoik, 6J 'rau a I' u a M. Ninuird'a. Price $1 J?. lufa'liblr cirr. lor the timet ariiic aud inveterate pain, auch as acute and I lirouir iheuinatiams, the gout, neura'gy, clatic, tic doloreut, danst1 tie raaint Ouy, cliiila, migrant, crampe in th* stimarh, and.shortly,lor aii nervous affections, clue lly diseases of women uil young girti, aa green sickness, amenorrhea, suppressions, vapors, neranua attacks. Ike. nl6 Im'r OITUATION WANTKD?Bv a competent per ou io act aa V aa'evniau in a whulcs-le or r tail establishment of Watches Jewelry kc. Alan understands book keeping aud watcli repairing. 11 ts been in business for nimicif ten year* and speaks Frvuelt. Kor particular! and reference! addrvu Bo* No. 7*2 Lower Poat Office. * ".i Gentlemen's li-rsrs taken ca e of during th* wtosrat a very reasonable rate. Apply at i8 Maiden Lane. u9 1m*r BOAKD1.NO ?A lew rea|iecuble young men M* he accom modat d with good bo.ira and pleaaaiit rouia*3$ 42 Dey at. Terma moderate. Aiao a few day boarders can t* accommodated. Apply aa above nl lm*rc BOARDING.?The original on Houte, Pearl atreet. Franklin ttquart?kept by Jaa. Fowler, from London, Kngland, perinauent boa'deis S3,*) per week, tranateut ' oafders jO centaperday. Familiei can be accommodated with private roomaon reasonable terma. Winca and apirita, 3 centa per glass?home brew 'J ale 1 centa tier pint?fine Wahh rarehita 4 centa each?cold cnu equally champ. N. B. Hot coffee 3 cent* per pint?atakea and iniptou cinq* can be hail it ?U houta. J. F. particular! v request* any sue who ta in Want of a comfortable home io e>|l and inspect Ilia eatrblidiment, and judge.lor themselves. Person* travelling for England would hud it to theiradvantage to call. The houae being conecnient to Loudon and Livcrimol ships, J F. being appointed agent, lie can give nusseng. raevery information. New York and Old Country paters taken in. ni 3m*r LEECHES? LEECHES? !0 nOO Smyrna Leechoa j nit received?lug and exceedingly healthy, end have had a very short passage. Buyer* would.d.i welt to call andeisaniue them before purchasing elsewhere. For aalr very low to anil pmchjstfsbv U. COLBY, Druggist, 1,22 lm*r 3M Pearl at, corner ol h rankfort OFFICE TO LET. A SUPERIOR Double Chambered Front Office to let, 193 Brnauw?y, corner John ?treci. Enquire of E. H. HUDSON . Esq., or A. JONES, in laid building. n22r T^OTICE?THISTLE BALL.-Thc lint Auuu.l Ball of tlie Thurle Benevolent Association for this season will take |ilscc at Tammany Hall, on Friday evening, Dec. 9th, 1812. n22 3t*r MO.h MOUTH BANK, N. J.?The notes of the abuse ranJt bought for a few days by ul8 JAMES ?t CO.. 60 Wall st. ILLINOIS BANK notes wauled, at improved rates by u.8 r JAMES It CO.,60 Wall at. TJROKEN BANKS?Toe highest price will be |iaid for all LJ broken and doutilfal bank notes by nl8r JAMES lit CO.. 60 Wall at. BOARD?Families or single gentlemen can b* arcommoda ted with board and pleasant rooms at HI Bcekinan itreet.? Terms moderate. n 6 1m*r SEOAKS? SEGARS-SEOAR8.?HENRIQUE", No.yi, William street, baseineni. olfrr* for sale tne following' choice braudt ol segars, which he invites the love-s of the weed to call and examine for themvcives; they were selected by ouc considered lobe a judge 't hose fond uf a real Havana, will do Well to call and net their supply of the genuine article. 25,008 I.a Norma, assorted colors, 25.' IK) Nouexaa. in half, quarter, and ne eighth boxes 10,000 Y ugeinidad, no do, 10,000 Bronda, 1st aurl 2d quality, ii.000 De Flora, 1.5,000 Norma Regalias, SO,Out Naval Priucipes, Palma brand, 10,000 (labs leros, 10,0011 Garcini Regalias, 30,00:1 low price segars, of varioos bands.I Grocers and hotel keepers supplied on reasonable terms. AH orders promptly attended to by addressing "Henriquis, il William street, basement." N. B.?Thr above invoice of segars have arrived par barque Rapid, from Havana. nl9 twee DEMIT I'ANCES TO IRELAND, kc., he. ?Tire subacri1* ber contuiurs to transmit money, in sums large or small, o persons residing in any part of Ireland, in the same manucr vs he, and his predecesser in business, have done lor the last hirty years, and more; also, to any part ol England or Scotand. Money remitted bv letter (postpaid) to the subscriber, or "wrsonally deposited witn h:m, with the name of the |iersou or persons m Ireland, England or Scotland, to whom it is to be sen', and nearest post town, will be immediately transmitted and paid accordingly, and a receipt to that effect given or forward;, d to tlie sender. In like inaiuer money or claims ou persons in any part of Ireland, England or Scotland, can be collected by the subscriber, for persona residing in any part o( the United States, or Canada, and will be paid to rhem accordingly. 11)8 Im'r UKDHUh McflKI UK, Jr.. 82 CHilar *1. LEECHES!LEECHES!LEECHES! Q9 nnn large healthy swedish leeches QA.UuV/ ? Juit lercivcd perbaik Sir Isasi Newtou, fiom Hamburg, for itle inanv quantity, at very mndaiM price* by U.A. kH. WITTE, Importer* a Leeclie*, oil lm*ec 111 W Iiam street, WELLINGTON A. CARl'KH, Wine anil Commission .Merchant, No. 5 New street, one door from Wall itreet, ha* on hand, and i* daily receiving, choice articles, and oflrrs them at moderate price*, for cash or city acceptance*. He offer* for rale 100 hhd* and *m*llrr package* of Lomeliue Madeira Wine 10 ca?k? Malmsey Vintage, of 1811, 25 cask* Port, pure juice, the best in the market, 47 casks Brown, Oold and other sup-nor 8'iernes, 21 ca?k? Heuessey, beiguelte an J Otaxd Biaudy from Lon don Ducks, 10 pipes Holland Oin, part Swan brand. Kt fined Loaf, Lump, and Crushed Sugars, from the best Refineries, for which W. A. Garter is agent. 150 baskets Champ igne, Anchor, and other choice brand*. W. A. Carter is also general agent for the ancient house of Lomeline, of Madeira, and lakes orders for their celebrated Wines, of ererv age or quality required. MA&BLE TILES. STEEL, PErPER, CLOVES, Ac. 3000 Italian Marble Tiles, while and blue. 20 bagi Sumatra Pepper. 16 bag* real Bourbon Cloves. 60 ktgs imported White Lead in Oil. 26 buses Milan Bteil iu small btrs. ALoau asaortment of Topas, Aqua Marine, and other preciou* Stones for lewellcrs. o24 lin'i \f USTARU FACTORY.?J. COOSWBLL Iws removed -I'd- from 114 Allen to 127 Roosevelt street, second story of store occupied by Mr. W. Preuliss. coffee and spice dealer, where he is prepared to furnish the article at short notice and liberal credit, put up in any style. Hotels and lamilies supplied with an elegant article. Also, country mustard. n29 Im* r DOR D K.KKiJCTiTWANOEK'S Price Current ol'Copa 1 rii, Capsules, Acids, Dyeivoods, Lunar Causiic.D aguer reotype Chemicals. German Silver, lie. lie. Ac. See fourth Page. ol7 - ,* DOCTOR. ELLIOTT. OCULIST^ AND OPTHALMIC SURGEON, Confutes hie Practice to DISEASES OF THE EYE. Office 261 Broadway, corner of Warren street. n2 Imr VICTOR GIROUD, WATCH MAKER, No.36Ceutreatreet,in the city of New " v York, who obtained several gold and silver medals of the American and Mechanic Institutes of New York, in the years lins, '39, '40 and Ml; and also Letters-patent for ihe invention of a Chronometer Escapement and for his Magic Chronometer, has the honor to thaur '.he inhabitants of this metropolis for the confidence they have heretofore reposed in him, and assures them that he will continue to meet their imtrouage. bv aoolv ing alt the eiertmna, punctuality and abilities of which he may be |>oas?ased in his art, to the entire aatiifaction of Ins friends ana rusiomert. He will continne to manufacture Duplex, Lepine and Patent Lever Escapements, and in general all kinda of pieces belonginc 10 the art of Watch Making. He alao repairs Chronometers and every sort of time-pieces. He will also repair, put iu order and alter all kinds of mechanical Lamps, and will warrant hit work,which will be made at moderate prices, rnsuil the times. Mr. V- O. having just returned Irom a voyage to Enrepe. has brought with him a choice of articles suitable to this market, which he invites his friends and patrons to esamine, and which he olfers for sale at moJerate prices. They consist principally in Clocks or Pendelums, quite modern patterns. Mechanical Lampsfrom the beat patenue makers in Pans. Lamp Glass Globes, both i ogravi d and (Minted, s new style. dancy arliclea, suitable fyrpresents. ilydropuumalie Apparatus for making coffee, now almost the oulv one v. in i ill> adopted. Mr. V. G. having established a correspondence in Krance with the patentee oftlie best mechanical Lamps manufactured in Paris, win always keep on hand a choice assortment of this article. oJ0r'>d1m?r "FRANCIS'S PATENT LIKE BOAT" haa been leated F the |iatt four years in acTust. sr.r vice, and by cx|ieriment as follows :?Manned and thrown from the deck ot a steamboat while undsr way ; dropped endwise from the stern nl a 74 ; loaded to the gunwale with iron and stones, with the bottom stove in ; to rued by lorce upside dowu and resisting the rlforts of IS men to keep her so : upset by her passengers and receiving them again inside and liet iug herself from water ; bottom stove in by lauding on a rocky shore and then rowed ont to at a; landing iu a oirl, when all other boats swamped ; taking crew and passengers froin a wreck in a storm at sea. with the how stove in and pings out; b arding a wreck with llie bolt an broken opeu ; leaving asiulting wreck fnll of puaaeugera, with the tea breaking Irom end to end ; inakiog way across a coral reef to a wreck and bringing off X passeurers, leaving the ordinary boa's swamiwd ; thrown from the deck or a ship endwise and s iat 11 is-rsons t sides sod bows broken rhrongh and bottom stove in and rowed in deep water, kr. and finally blown up by astthmtrine explosion, and then again manned and rowed aa before. JOSEPH FRANCIS. Office No. 7 Wall tL, st Adams k Co '? Express Office. PKEMITTNfllOSK FOK CBOTOiN WAltn-.tuo. from canvass, covtrcd with dark, b*ing prepared in oai own mpcrior manner, with IimIii llnbbtr; it jicifecily water tight nndtr the gr^at preflftQte; it clear, and is the beat India Rubber Hose exUnt, Also lor tale, ih? newly invented Hemp Hose, on account of and it the manufacturer's lowest prices, in quantities to tuit. HORACE H. DAY, Successor to Roibury India Hnbber Company, j^8rod *r 41 Vlaidcn Lane. pHILXtiELPHIA iSjrotTtltRYriTVrE K9TABLISH * , MKNT7 Exchange Building, Nos. 26 and 27.?Sidgle Por- ! traits taken, from breastpin site to 8 inchet in diameter. Kam ilv ? oujn of from two to 15 persons on one plate. Timsofsit* i ting 10 seconds. i/OMiantlv on hand, and for sale. In?truw'ents of the tame kind as used in the establishment ; a'so p'ates and all other afnmlt. W. It r. I.ANOKNHKIM. nil) lm?r 1 gTRO.N^M, kTbbIn * kRUCE. 41 Bearer ureet, offer J" Black Wadding. Minn lb Superior Cap b illlng, N?. m to 10, 3004) lb bui.erinr Yarn T?i?i,No?. 2a to 32. A lull utortinent of colored Silc.iaa and Bleached rdieetingi auu hhirliDK*. H.. Melt SB. will receiee ordcra for the Waahintfoo Bleachleg at Uyiug Establishment, lor which they are sole agents n?1 7w+T pACKK'f SHIP RUaCIUs lor Lirer^?,l_i>7?, iweu" hi i ihn aliip will |ilr a.e be on board the .tramboat H< rr.ulea at W3 iiehall.ou Kriday, ?1th i?a?, at II o'clock,at which time the all a will nil. C. tier l>*? will clow at Oilpin^a Newa Room, at hnir-piuf !t A M, a w.irh ulari-only lettera will be received. aZJ IOST?Ve*t?rday, roioewhere hetweeu John and terry at., -win Pearl, or Be Rinan Cilff o r Am ?ta, or from Ann it 'O the Howard Hetrl 111 Broadway, a ptreel wrapt in a new.pip. r roouiuiiiK n pirchmrwt docomeiit, referring to tome Englieh i roj erty, Whoreer haa found the ?ame and will bring if toftl Pearl Xreet, will he initably reworded. It ean be of no n.e but to the owner, n23ti*> I tV YO YORK. THURSDAY MC NltholM lllddie In the Kir Id. Mr. Diddle, late President of the United States Hank, ban commenced a series of letters on the credit and resources ol Pennsylvania. No man has hud more experience of the ups and downs of financial life?of the turns and twistings of politicians? of the adulation and execration of the public goose, than this same Mr. Hiddle has had duriug his past life. He has possession of the materials that constitute the philosophy ol life. Let us hear him. The following is his first letter:? Letters from Mr. Nicholas Middle.?No. 1. Andalusia, Nov. 31, 1343. When tho state is in trouble, every citizen, however humble, who thinks he may be useful,'should hasten to ita relief. Tkecondition of Pennsylvania, already very em. barrassing?may soon become disastrous, and 1 therefore venture to putlorth from my retirement, a few thoughts on her present position. 1 Jo this the more willingly, hecause iu the absence of higher qualifications, I am conscious af at least ]>erfect impartiality. 1 have never owned, nor do I now own, a single dollar of the Statu Debt. I was not in the Legislature during the time when uny of it was contracted, nor have I any personal or politicul relations with any parlies to bias my judgment. 1 ijieak therefore only as a citirenof Pennsy fvania,anxious for ita prosperity, and jealous of its honor,both of which are thought to be ui jeopardy. 1 begin by declaring that my own examination of the subject, has brought me to these conclusions. I believe that Pennsylvania was led into her large scheme ot internal improvements, by the recommendatloh and tho ex|>ected assistance of the Uenerai Ctovernment. I believe that iu the construction and administration ot these works, she has committed many errors and indiscretions, but these were incident to the infancy of all great enterprises, and she has made no mistake which she cannot repair, and committed no indiscretion for which she is not able and willing to atone. AnJ Anally, 1 believe that he is equally able and willing to discharge honorably uvery dollar of her present liabilities. Thcso opinions I shall endeavor to justify by examining what is the ical condition of the state, and her conduct towards her creJitors?how she got into these ditliculties ?and how she can get outot them , and, First ?what is the condition and the conduct ol the am- .n..ak;n?a.-..hi:. .i-v.* i Her position is simply this She owes a debt, contracted chietiy to make her internal improvements, of more than thirty-nine millions of dollars .composed ol the following sums. 0 per cents $1,8.19,069 37,5 per cents $31,788,187 10; 4^ per Cents $100,000 ; 4 per cents (temporary) $15,000?making a total of $34,811,118 47?bearing an interest of $1,659,981 07. 1. Add 6 per cent stock 'issued for interest unpaid in July last, $874,118 71, bearing an interest of $48,000. 1. Claims ol domestic creditors under the act of June 7, 1811, filed already, $1,159,041 65; yet to 1h> tiled, (estimated) $100,000?makiug a total of $1,359,041 65, bearing an interest of $81,541 49. 3. Helief notes issued on the responsibility of the Statu, $1,106,650 68?interest one per cent till tuuded, $11,066 40, making a total of principal, $39,161,0J7 51, and of interest, $1,861,239 56. Theru has also been rece vrd, under the Distribution Aotof Congre-s, $3,867,51476, to which has been recently added uuother receipt of about $63,000, but these require no provision lor interest, nor is it probable that the State will bo called upon to reimburse them. The debt it distributed as follows?according to tho published statement ol tho Id July, 1841, when the whole stood at $34,454,356 47. Dometlic held in . Fortign. Pennsylvania, $9,>-35 613 17 England, $2(1,(126,458 no New York, 117,856 (iii Holland, I,nil.266 0(1 Mavmcimatt's, 129,mini (hi Fmuee, 57(1,0(81 0(1 Dm. Columbia, 86 225 00 \Vt?t 1 idics, 563,16100 Virgiuia, 01.too 00 Sw Usrland, 289,677 00 Delawtre, 76,18? 00 Poriuen, 250,863 (HI Indiana, 67,500 00 E. India Ik China, 147,96(1 00 South Carolina, 59,987(81 Mexico, 411,700 00 Maryland, 21,900 ik) Canada, 30,588 00 New Jersey, 13,9.4 on Italy, 30,525 on Ohio, 10,0115 on Dcuinaik, 6.UO11 00 Illinois, 7,700 00 S.I in, 5,000 00 North Carolina. 2,500 00 Halifax, M. 8. 3,000 00 Secretary il' War of the U. S., for sundry Indian tribes, 100,000 00 (10,716,150 47 $23,736,206 00 The domestic creditors and the holders cf relief not<* being probably all l'ennsylvanians, these two sums must be added to the class of Pennsylvania holders?so that speaking generally, the debt amounts to thirty-nine millions, two hundred and sixty-two dollars, ol which Pennsylvania holds thirteen millions?the other States one million?and foreigners twenty-five millions. In this statement there may be room for some changes, but for the present inquiry, it is sufficient to speak of the debt of Pennsylvania, as being thirty-nine millions, two hundred anil sixty-two dollars, being an interest ol eighteen hundred and sixty-lour thousand dollars. At the last semi-annual |iay day on the 1st of August, he had not the means of pay ing the interest in cash?but paid it in certificates ol stock bearing six per cent interest, and payable within a year. The default of course tiecame the subject of universal alarm, and as from present appearances she will not have the means of paying the in terest in February next, the general anxiety about the debt increases, and a vague terror prevails that not merely the interest will be sulfersd to go into arrear?but that the whole of the debt will be disowned ; and there has arisen ono universal shout of indignation sgaiust the bad faith of Pennsylvania. These alarms and these reproaches are in my judgment, equally unfounded; for the amount of this debt is not great when compared with the debt of other countries. We owe?let us say?forty millions? but England, instead of forty millions, owe* nearer four thousand miiiionsof dollars, and Great Britain and Ireland together are not three times as large as Pennsylvania, and in all thaelements of their prosperity, Pennsylvania has five times as much coal and iron, quite as goad, far more easily worked, and with easier means of access and transportation. With natural advantages far inferior to Pennsylvania, France has a debt of a thousand millions, and every Frenchman and every Englishman has about ten times as much interest to pay as every Pennsylvanian has. And the difterence between the debu is this; that while the French and English debts have been wholly spent and gone, leaving uothiog behind them, the Pennsylvania debt has beeu employed in the improvement of the state, and coutributes its part to the payment of this tax. Thru gain, these forty millions of dollars we shall never be called upon to pay, untilthe State is ready to pay The obligation is that you are not to pay it belore a given year, but if then you are not ready, you need not pay?the creditor himself waating nothing but his interest, and you may wait untilthe population of the State is doubled or trebled, every year giving the State additional wealth and increased population to help in paying the debt. All that is wautod, therelore, is to raise this in terest of $1 ,$04,100 But as the works themselves will undoubtedly yield a large and yearly increasing income? which cannot be estimated at less fir the year 1*43 than MO,000 The real sum to be raised from other sources, is only [$1,300,000 Now Pennsylvania contains, according ,to the last census, 1,704,033,and according to the settled ratio of increase her population tor 1343, is f,330,000. Tne whole question, then, of the public debt of Pennsylvania, is the ability and the inclination of these 1,330,(too |ktsoiis, until the public works yield an increased income to pay every year $1,300,000, that is to say, seventyone rents a head. How this can be readily done, I will explain herealtcr? hut in the mean time, let us pursue the inquiry as to the conduct of the State and of her creditors. Ifplo August, 1842. the interest on the debt had been paid not merely with promptness, but with a punctilious regard to the interest or the creditor, not certainly shown by any other government. For when the Banks of the State suspended specie payments, she passed a law on June 12, 1*40, by which the State went back to repair the losses which the holders of her stock had sustained, in " consequence of the payment of the interest on said stocks in a currency of less value than gold or silver"? 1 and having paid back to them $S2,N07 40, lor that purpose ?enacted that hereafter the interest should "always he paid In specio or its equivalent i" and thut whenever the funds in the Treasury were not equal to specie, the Governor sheuld pay to the croditor " the dillerencc in value between par futu.s nn.l specie." Atthe same lime,on the llth of June 19-10, the State laid the foundation of a regular system of taxation to pav the interest ?t the debt, by passing n law taxing all real and

personal property, which had already been taxnd lor local purposes, and a new tax upou many other new objects hitheito exempt from taxation. This was followed up the next year by an act of the 30th of April, 1841, laying a tax upon all trade*, occupations, and professions, and also upon all officers under the State snd institutions incorporated by it. Other enactments provided for a more equal and uniform assessment of property throughout the State prepatorv to taxation. In the following session, by an act of 27th June, 1M2, the assessors were required underoath nm in unm-rvaiuc me oriject* taxnu, hut to give thermal worth, such as they believed they would bring at public ale after due notice, andtheaame act nearly doubled the whole of the existing taxes. These provision* abundantly prove the aincerity of the fltatein her effort* to pay her debt*, nor did ?he omit to give new pledge* for her good faith. In the *ee*ion of ltMtt, a memorial was presented to the Legislature, declaring that they had no power to contract n debt to mnkc internal improvements; and that the laws authorizing it were without constitutional warrant, and therefore null and void. '* On this memorial the committee of the benate made report (Jan. 10, 1S4J) concluding thus:?In the opinion of your committee, every obligation of moral duty, national honorand political integrity, require* that theHtate should sustain her faith, which has been constitutionally and legally pledged by the proper authorities of her government. When the uttermost larthing of the public debt shall have been paid, then, and not till then, may it be said, in deed and in,truth, that Pennsylvania is redeemed. Therefore, Resolued, That the Senate reject the doctrine of repudiating the state debt as unconstitutional, immoral and nbversiveof thefnndamentalprinclplesof our republican government, and that they will maintain the credit of the state unsullied, by making adequate provision to meet all her engagements with promptitude and punctuality. This r. solution, presented by Mr. M'Clanahan, ol Franklin, to whom the honor is fairly due, is the true creed of Pen nay lvani.i. W> may say what we please, make what objections or excuses we please, tinleii every dollar of this debt, principal and interest, be paid?without deduction and without compromise, Pennsylvania is utterly I RK H IRNING, NOVEMBER 24. dishonored. We may prove that other nations have been falae, but that doea not justify our own delinquency. ami not only shall we ourselves be disgraced, but the whole system of free institutions of which we are the representatives, and the great cause ol public liberty of which we are the guardians, bepiostraled with us. Nay, the state is bound by obligations higher even than the mere payment of an ordinary debt . I r by an act paused on the -is)th ol i March, 1-3J, it is declared, ' it any ex. cutor, a lmiuisirator, guardian or trustee shall have in lui hands" any money* to invest, the Orphans' Court may direct ita investment "in the public debt of this Commonwealth, alter which they shall be rxempted lor ull liability for loss on the seme." 80 that the state stands pledged to protect those sacred fundi. How can we, even if we had the meannass to wish it, how can we avoid the payment ofthese debts I We have no reason, no excuse, not even a respectable looking falsehood to allege against them. We asked for the money, pleged our public fusth to ihose who gave it, received full value for it, spent it ourselves, and have increased the value of the property of the State ten-fold by these improvements. All this is admitted?still as we have been disappointed as to the profits of these works, we cannot fail to hear in whispers, expressions of disoonteut rather than opposition. " These improvements, it is said, have cost a great deal too much." But was it the lender's fault that you speut his money loo freely 1 Again?" Those works are badly managed.' Be it so?then manage thein better; and if one set of members are unlit, choose others more competent. Then again " These works ought to be sold and no taxes should bu paid until they are sold." Whether they ought to he sold, is a question of policy or ol power between the parties in the State; but how does that concern the lender! Pay for them lirst, and afterwards quarrel about the management of them. lint do Mot begin by dissensions who shall esercise the political iufiueuco these works may confer, while the poor creditor who made them looks 011 11 paid. And then another voice is heard, saying that many persona have purchased this debt at 40 or AO per cent, and therefore it is hard and unjust to pay them the whole 100. But where is the hardship?where the injustice! The State itso f received far every certificate ot stock of one huudrod dollars, not only $100 but $110,or us much as $116. It has then received $110, and promised to pay only $100, and it has promised to pay this to the original lender or his assigace, that is, to any one who purchased Irom him. And what was the creditor's reason lor selling! Why be wanted the money to employ elsewhere; and the purchaser, who of course gives the market price, does the seller the very service we intended by making the debt transferable, because it he did not get the mouey from that purchaser, he would not have accomplished what he thought was ol advantage to hiai. But perhaps he sold because he had no longer any faith in the State Then the man who bought must have had faith. He risked his n oney because he believed that, though poor and unable to pay, you would pay when you could. Now which of these two is most entitled to favor, and why would you punish a creditor who bucame so merely because he confided in you7 The example of the revolutionary Congress seems decisive on that question. At the close of the war that body addressed a circular to the States, where is the follow passage, which seems made lor the occasion :? "The remaining class of creditors, 3ay they, is com|>osud partly of our lellow citizens as originally lent to the public the use of their funds, or have since manifested most confidence in their country by receiving transfer for the lenders, and partly of those whose property has been either advanced or assumed for the public service. To discriminate the merits of these several descriptions of creditors would be a task equally unnecessary and invidious. If the voice of humanity plead more loudly in favor of some than of others, the voice of policy no less than ol justice pleads in favor of all. A wise nation will never permit those who relieve the wants of their country, or u-Ao rely most on its faith, its firmness, or its resources, whe neither of them is distrusted, to suffer by the event." Another objection is, with the politioians, that the people will not pay the taxes, and that the representatives are not inclined to risk their political fortunes by encountering the odium of passiug tax laws. This is the common error of demagogues, who dare not trust the people whom they delude. They tell the city people that the countrypeople will not nay?they tell the country that the city wilt not pay, wnen neither thecity nor the country have the least idea of not paying?for they thoroughly comprehend the distinction betw een the tea tax which brought on the revolution, and taxes laid by their own representatives to pay monies which they have already employed in improvements of their estates which they are now enjoying. To suppose them incapable of seeing the distinction, and of resisting a contribution to repay what they have actually enjoyed, is to deem them totally unworthy of all political honor. Depend upon it, there will he not the least resistance to any collection ol taxes legally imposed by the legislature ; and if any misguided citizen would be absurd enough to make any difficulty, he will soon bo brought into line with the rest of his fellow citizens. Mark what has hewn the effect in practice thus far of laying new and uncomfortable taxes within two years past. Has any man lost hit seat in the legislature by voting lor taxes? Has any man got any votes or any popularity by opposing 1 Not one. But then it is said these creditors are foreigners. Well what of that ? You sell your Hour and tobacco to foreigners, and are glad to get the money even from a foreigner. We did not hesitate to borrow this money from foreigners, just as the United States have agents in Eurojie, now begging the foreigners to MB I us money. It is only then where we have to pay, that we begin to make these excuses. We ought to be ashamed of this childish notion about foreigners. If half a dozen generations, and upwards of a century and a half ot settlement on the aoil oi Pennsylvania, can qualify a citizen to hate foreigners, I flatter myself I have as good a right as any of you to indulge in that absurdity. Let us at any rate be consistent, and scorn to borrow from them ; but if we will borrow, let us scorn to defraud them. 1 will resume the subject to-morow, and meanwhile remain, Yours,fcc. N. BIDDLK. Harrleburg, pa. (Correspondence of the Herald.) TfAERisuuKG, Nov. 21,1842. A New Em in Politic*? The Great Cass Movement ?Probable Course oj Pennsylvania on the Presidential Question, tfC. I Jas. Gordon Bennett, Esq.? , Dear Sir? Knowing that any thing in the way of news, j?o- J litics, morals or money will much interest your ' numerous readers, and knowing, too, that any new movement of the political chess players of this ] great State of broken banks, broken credit, and numerous coal mines wil much interest you, I give | you, in haste, a few lines in regard to the Cass ' movement at this place. You will recollect that in ] my first epistle to you, some weeks since, 1 predict ed the commencement of a new political era in | Pennsylvania in a short time. That time hus at t length arrived, and the first movement in favor of j Gen. Lewis Cass for the Presidency was made this \ evening at the court house in this place. The meet- ! ing had been talked of in every hotel, and at the street corners, for the last two weeks, and the whole town was on the <jui rive to sec the proceed- 1 ings. On the ringing of the bell to-night, the old court house was filled to a jam. Hamilton Alricks, Es<|. was called to the chair, assisten by six Vice I'residentsand four Secretaries. Jno. P. Anderson, Esq. from n committee of twenty appointed on the subject, reported an address to the people of the Union, urging the claims of (Jen. Cass to the Presidency. The address was one of the ablest political documents to which it has been my fortune to listen for years. Without disparaging the claims or talentsof either Mr. Van Bnren, Mr. Calhoun, Mr. Buchanan, or Col. Dick, it urged upon the democratic party the necessity of choosing a man who would be emphatically the candidate of the people? belonging to no faction and controlled by no rliqmct?honest, faithful and intelligent. The eminent services of Gen. Case, in the held nnd in the cabinet, at home and abroad, were recounted in language glowing with 8 impassioned eloquence, and elicited long, loud and ' uproarious applause. The whole a (lair passed off excellently. Resolutions embodying the spirit of the ( address were, together with the Pntne, unanimously adopted, and by acclamation. The chairman of the ineetingdelivered an eloquent s|?eech on ojiening the meeting and was followed by Hon. D. Krouse, who electrified the audience with an old fashioned Jackson apeerh. Among the resolutions were two recommending the rc-election of Mr. Buchanan to the Senate, anil approving of the course of Gov. Porter. Altogether it was a larger und more enthu- c siastic meeting than either of those for Buchanan or Johnson, and the friends of both these gentlemen are fast joining the Cass standard. We are now upon the commencement of the third and last act in the Presidential drama of Penn- , sylvania. Mr. Buchanan and Col. Johnson have both been tried, hut neither seemed to suit the mass ( of the people : but now that the curtain Iihs risen upon the third and principal act, the applause of * the. multitude is glorious to listen to. Without any c exaggeration, the present American Minister is the most popular candidate that can he brought forward in Pennsylvania, and it is not at all unlikely that if the primary meetings were regularly and properly held, he would receive the whole Keystone vote on the first ballot. At any rate he is sure of it on the t second or succeeding ballots. 3 I know that it appears to be generally supposed, that Mr. Van Buren will be the nominee of the * democratic party: but there is certainly but little 1 feeling in lavor of him here. Pennsylvania is near- ? ly as powerful as New York, and if she brings with her, in the support o( Gen. Cass, New Hampshire j, and other Eastern states, with Ohio, and others of the South and West, the twice nominated and onre =ncce?sful candidate will be easily pushed from the track. Mr. Van Buren will be, in all probability, a It victim to a popular movement, and in that case Mr. o Cass is certain of the nomination. c Burro. r< ERA] 1842. County Court Trial or Mils I'akhkr?C'o.T|,,.rD. Nov. 13.?The Court met according to Adjournment at 1 o'clock, P. M., Judge L'lihoetler presiding Oraninu roa thk Dcrtnct. Mr. Bhadv, alter aomo preliminary remark tajj )le lliouId state briefly the ground* and plan of hi* >e|,.nct. tie said he thould show that everyone ol these niagi! itrute* at the Lotver Police have been in the liabit o.,lls.' charging those vagrants committed at the L'p|ier Poll-, III. KliDllM nrove that Justine Parker had dui.i- nil mm . [han what hai been usually done by all these magistrates, lie should also introduce the Commissioners of the Alms House, to show in what manner these discharges have been made. They should also introduce the two associate magistrates, and the aldermen who have been numed. hassKT U Swr.KT?Am a Police otlicer?[A document is shown him]?1 prepared this paper from the male and female vagruut book. It is a list of all the prisoners discharged trom the lirst ol January, 1837,to the 30th June, 184J. It includes the names of all the persons ditckaigcd at the Island, without exception. The book commences in 1838. [Another document was shown und read, containing a list of the names ol criminals, together with the names of the magistrates and olhceis who had grant) d discharges of criminals, committed principally at the Upper Police- The criminals named in it appeared to have heen committed by ouc magistrate, and discharged by some other otlicer.] John M. Braohurst, ex-Alderman.?Was a commissioner of Alms House from Juue 1830 to Sept. 1841. On occasions oi my visits to the Islund, the keepers sometimes made applications to me to discharge certain persons; Alderman Stewart always took lha names dots n; the prison was overdo wing with male prisoners; the dischaige of vagi ants took place constantly while 1 w asacommis loner; I was with Alderman Stew art several limes when spplication was made for the discharges; 1 went w ith Aid. Stewart to the poliae from three to live times, possibly Sen times; sometimes we applied fur the discharge of more, and sometimes ol less. 1 mode personal application once >t the upper police, and once at the lower ;iolice; they were men and not women whom 1 applied for. .Mr. Kkkn, Keeper of the Island.? i'hu names alluded to ire all which 1 could lind; we made very diligent search ill round the office; 1 did not always put down the name of the magistrate who gave tha discharge; I never applied for a discharge but once, and that was to Justice Hopson. Mr. Vauderbilt would sometimes order persons to tie discharged wheu he was going to town, and say that he would bring the discharges when lie came back. Vagrants were sometimes discharged lielore their t me hail expired, and the name of no magistrate entered upon the book ; and I don't know whether any were brought or not. [Here followed a lengthy examination ot the Island Book, names, times, dischaiges, to] Mr. Vauderbilt CUM JUL May, 1837, and staid till 46th May, 1839. 1 never knew any keeper besides Vunderbilt order the deputy keeper to discharge vagrants, and tnist to the chunce of gutting a discharge. The Mr. llayne spoken of was committed as a vagrant. He became msauelast Thursday or Friday. Here Mr. Uord read trom the book of the Board of Aldermen's proceedings, vol. Id, page 100. Kx-Alderman Wm. Sh? 1 am a counsellor ut law. I have for tholast live years frequently been at the Police Office. I have known vf the discharge of vagrants at Blackweli's Island ; it was done by the magistrates indiscriminately ; 1 have sometimes myself made application, end hare known others make the appliomion ; in such cases the discharges have been filled up by the justices, or by the clerks, as the case might be. [A discharge ihowii to witness] This is in my own liand-wriUug ; 1 never knew of any discharge taking place where there uioi ant) ini'iietiir if iitn> tit (tin imlinn iiHinn Witness hiu w detailed the case of a poor man, whom he thought ought to go to the Alms House. Justice Stevsns went round with me to look at him. lie was in a very uttering state. Justice Stevens returned and made alhJavit himselt. We luaml him at the corner of Little Water and Anthony streets. I never knew the man before, and "hould not know him now. This was 4th of April, 1B4-J. Thu man's name was News. On this 4th ol April, 1 was a candidate forotticeon the democratic ticket. Justice Parker was not a supporter of miae. He lived in the lamu ward. I don't know where thu blanks are kept at the police itlice, although I could probably tind them by searching. I have no such blanks at my oltice. I should think no a|>plication for discharge was ever made without somocou. versation aa to the merits of the case. Ex Alderman Alkx. Btkwaht.?I was formerly a Commissioner of the Alms House. At that tune I was lreluently applied to, to procure the discharge of vagrants. These applications were always made on the Island, which I often visited. On the application of a prisoner for a dischaigu, 1 would go to the keeper and ascertain the man's character. The clerks at the office generally, sometimes he magistrates, filled up the discharges. 1 sometimes took ip these discharges to the Island myself, and sometinios landed them to the kueeper if 1 met him? I think five is the largest number which I ever applied "or at any one time. These discharges often became necessary Irom tbo crowded stute of the prison ; most so in :he winter season. The discharges were made at all seaions of the year, and especially in the spring, when they want to get out to work. When 1 applied for a discharge die magistrate would hand it to me myself ; I remained in as Commissioner until the end of this hold over-time ; the business of the discharges generally was turned over to me, by common consent. During the twenty days imme diatuly preceding last spring election 1 did not apply at all for discharges, and heard it currently reported thut a large number of vagrants were brought from the Island to vote at the election. Wm CasPT?1 am a lawyer, I have often been at the Policeefllce during the last three or four years : J know of the discharging of vagrants ; I never applied for them? a great many of them : I procured most of those I applied for, and those I did not get I got a habeas carpus lor from Judge Lynch. I have known others to apply ilso. They were filled up by various persons?ence by a clerk in my office; I don't remember applying lor any discharges within a month before the last election. Bxancv Osbormk?He was questioned as to the filling int ol sundry discharges, and in whoso hand writing. Mr. Callckdar was questioned on the same points. Mr. Bradt here offered three discharges signed by Qeorge W. Mstsell.l Wm. W., (Constable.)?He was questioned as to :he dates. Sic. of certain discharges. Sic. Justice Stkveiss.?I am a i'olicn Magistrate, and was ippointed 4th Juue, 1840 ; 1 know of no conspiracy, unleratanding, agreement, or arrangement, todischarge vagrants from the 30th March to I till April, to vote at the lection. [He was questioned as to the discharging of several vagrants whoso discharges were shown him.j I know nothing about them. It was in the month ot May lubaequenttc the election, that 1 first heard a repot tot persons being discharged to vote at the election ; this was when the Grand Jury were in session. [Here followed mother examination of sundry discharges, names, dates, persons applying for them, he.] 1 have i-ometimes dis:hargod male vagrants ; I cannot swear that during my whole official term down to the 30th May, 184.1, I ever discharged a dozen persons; 1 may have lone so, however. [Some discharges were here thown him.] It appears by these, that I did ( charge 17 parsons between the 30th of March and thp ldth April. The Island was swarming with vagrants, and the spring opened unusually early. I believe I have an undoubted right by law to grant discharges betore the time expires; I hava granted such diacharges since proceedings have been commenced against me; I believe I have granted one to-day, I have granted discharges of persons committed at the upper police, although I avoid it as much as possible; applications for discharge are sometimes agreed to, but most generally denied. By Judok Isolu I recollect that Alderman Stewart csme to the office and made representation as to the crowdad state of the Penitentiary, and advised that vagrants should be discharged on the recommendation of the keeppers, who were supposed to know atiout the characters of the prisoners. By Bssnr?1 understood that Tom Doyle hail a Marihall's warrnn'; I never issued any blank discharges ligned by myself; never knew such a thing done by any magistrate; I never knew or heard of any discharge ligned by Miln ParkerJo procure voters for the election; t may happen that one discharge in twenty is filled out jy a stranger; there is a general understanding among us nagistrate* to act for each other in the matter of giving lisclmrges, when we are satisfied that it is proper to do to. Jamcs R. Whiting, Dist. Attorney.?At Judge Lynch's ilfice, I recollect some conversation ?s to the discharge of ragrnnt* ; Mr. Brown was present ; 1 then expressed my ipinion that the magistrates had no power to grant the lincbarges spoken ot ; I do not distinctly recollect speakng to the magistrates about the matter ; I think it was Jroenlield who got angry about it and said the island was iverhurdened with prisoners, and if the magistrates would lot discharge them he would ; when 1 ftist came Into itfice, there were numerous complaints about discharging irisonem from the Tombs , f tohl Mr. llyde that it was rreirtilnr. and he ouirht te nrrvrnt it : I heard of the same hing bring done at the Island, ami I tolil Drown that ( vould have him indicted if ho did It ; the opinion I exiressod before tho Grand Jury we* that if th-y had evi. knco that tho magistrates had corruptly granted the ilis'harges that they were liable to ho indicted ; but if there van only a mistake of judgment on their part, thov worn tot thus liable. Mr. Whiting waa making some further vplanations respecting the indictment, when I ho Court adjourned till to-morrow, (Thursday,) i o'clock. Bankrupt 1-1 at. SOUTHERN DISTRICT OK NEW YORK. John Adams, Bar keeper, U Church atrect, New fork. Edward C. Rohhina, of Orator Bay, Merchant, now *lork in New York. Stephen E. Glover, Merchant of New York, 13 Eleventh treet.hoth individually and aa n p.irtner of the late firm if Glover and McMuiray, merchants, New York. Lorrain Kreeman, Oth street, New York. James Quin. James Gregg Wilson, of Now York, Printer, December 13. bonis Simmons, of New York, Dec. 33 Ezra Denison.of New York, merchant, (and as one ol he lete firm of Stephens, Corlies St Denison,) December J. William L. Chnrnhwell, of New York, Carpenter, (and tons of the late firm of Church well and Schurcman,) >ec. 33. Joseph H Shepard, of Brooklyn, Kings county, New 'ork, Lumberman, Dec. 39. Stephen South wick, of f'oughkecpsie, Dutchess county, Jew York, late Leather Dealer, Dec.33. Appotnmrntsby Tire President.?Consuls?Sarti'l IcLean, ol Missouri, for Cienfuegoa, in the island f Cuba; S. M. Cochran, of Haltimore, for Maruaiho, Venezuela, m the place of William J. Dubs, ; signed. LD. Prloo Two f?aU. INrws from Havana.?We have received ad vicett to (lie Hlli inn! The arrival of ex-Consul Turnbull at Havana, an a prisoner, on the 3rd, caused a great excitement in that city. There was even talk ol putting him to death, but through the exertions of the present British consul that disposition of htm was changed to an order for immediate departure from the island, and u prohibition never to return On the 6th he was put on Uoaid the steamship Thames The Opera company was still there,(but much re''iced in streugth by the withdrawal of Salvaton J*'"4 Ceconi, who go to Spain,) and was performing jo ^Seggnily account of empty boxes. Tins is the last a< S((|l n| |]ie co,,traet ?j the- present empressarto, 'inJj'ie declares Ins intention of backing out trnm nil Ti,ewil|. |le |lil8 |ogl i,eavi|y. A orooosi. ion is now n j00t here to lortn a stock company, and bring out Hn Julian opera troupe, a Spanish opera troupe, . dramatic corps, and a complete Cori?de ballet. nU8 however, is ti?o grand to be earned into execut.jj Antognini (tenor) had ar rived Jroni Ne w \ or. ]0<,kjn>, f?r an engagemet. His soirees and concei dj(J nn( HUrceed. Latest from Mkxico^^^?rav<> arrived at the capital on tha 20th <>fOt ,,rr Hnd immedl;ltelyr entered upon the dnt.esot his <^ce aH Pre8ident interim. On the 6th ol June the L.b. Ml. . addressed it note to the foreign dtp' | there' in replv to the circular of Sen or Bo?8^ "J"*, plaining of the conduct ol our Uovernm. . ' . pie. The spirit ol the reply is similar to i , powerlul despatch, written oy Mr. Webster. A letter has been received in New Orleans one of the captives taken at ban Antonio (Tex It was written at ban Fernando, about thirty milt West of the Rio Grande, on the (itii of October.? The prisoners were well treated, and were to set out the next day for the nty ot Mexico. They expected ti> he r.leaa.rl hoiiii alter lli^ir arrival th We leant from Matamorua that up the 29th ult. the Mexican invading army, or at least that part of it which visited Texas, had returned in great haste and in much disorder from the vicinity of the Nueces, and by their own accounts with h loss of 600 men. While at the Boca del Rio, on the 31st of October, a report reached the officers that th<* detachment of Mexicans unper Col. S'guin, acting against Texas, had either been cut in pieces or dispersde. A correspondent writes that the expedition which sailed lor Yucatan, consisted of nine fail of pressed merchant vessels, conveying 3000 men and 300 women, which last named i?art of the force the writer thinks quite notable, inasmuch as the men did nut embark in a contented manner at all. The whole expedition numbered 15 sail Five general officers were among the troo|is, it"d there remained behind in the hospituls mure than 200 sick soldiers. It was believed that theCamp-chanos were determined to repel this force with force. The third projet for amending the constitution, was to have been pawed upon by the Mexican (Jougress about the 4th inst Gen. Bravo has declared the whole of Yucatan in a state of blockade, except the island of Carmen, where flour and provisions are permitted to he introduced. It has been discovered by the Mexican government that several of the cotton manutacturers have been in the practice of smuggling in foreign goods, and afterwards issuing thein as their own handicraft, thereby delrauding the revenue of large amounts. Arrivals. Asron Hook.?Mnjor Uibbs, Stonington, Thomaa M Fisher, Phil: M M Brown, Providence; Chr Jones, Portland; John A Paintor, Hartford; A Kelh-y and lany, Co. lumhus, O; K White, New York; Lang,Boston; W Daaa; M Edwards, Albany; Wm Grosvenor and lady, Providence; I A Robeson, Schenectady; Cornelius Dunne; 8 Say lea, Albany; Ed wnrd Hall, Boston; C Van Benthuysen, Albany; Mr 8 Van Rensselaer, do; James D Forbes, Troy; U D Zaid, Navy; E Davis, Boston; 8 W Beecher, Albany; H Quackenbons, do; Z F Johnes, Morristown, N J; Wm Patterson, N J; A C Parmelee, New York; Dr A R Boh and lady, Franktown, Va: Dr V M'Leau and lady, N J. FAKE REDUCED. PERSONS GOLNG SOUTH. Witt (T7"" EAIlKkKDuTTKD on both the route* from Balimnre to Charleston, by the Cnr*a|ieakr Bay, Portsmonth, WeUlon, WilminKtou, N.C., and thence to Charleston, to $23. mer la on thr Bay boatt incfndrd : or via Washington city, Richmond, Petersburg, Wrldon, Wilmington, N. C., and thence to Chaileslon, to $'22, mralt extra?making the fart on both routea thr tainr. Every exertion ii made to keep the Railroads awl Steamboats connecting these lines in good eider, and expedite travel, and make passengers at comfortable at pot tihle. By this route you may be sure of reaching New Orleans rom New York teven or eight days sooner than any other line, at an ciprnsr not exceeding $72. E. B. DUDLEY, n!7r President W It H H. 1C Co. BRITISH AND NOK'l'H AMERICAN MI'lAL MAIL STEAM SHIPS, Of 1200itons and 440 horse power each. Under contract with the Lorda of the Admiralty. BRITANNIA, J. Hewitt, Commander. CALEDONIA, E. O. Lott, do ACADIA, A. Kyrie do COLUMBIA, E. C. Miller, R N do Will tail from Boston, via Halifax. from liverpool. from soitor. Britannia, Hewitt, Oct 4 Nov I Caledonia, Lott. Oct 19 Nov IS Acadia, Kyrie, Nov 4 Dec 1 Columbia, Miller, Nov 19 Dec 17 Britannia, Hewitt, Dec 4 Jan I Passage Money?From Boston to 'Liverpool, S139? Boston to Halifax $20. These ships carry experienced surgeons. No Berths secnred until |*id fcr. Note.? Merchandize rind Specie (except for personal ex prnses) tin peril under ihr name of Inggagr will be charged as freignt, auu liable toCustoin House Rcgiilaiions. Apply to ojy r D. BKKJHA.M. JR.. No. 3 Wall-st. Tall and winter akuanue& .J* MKNT.?'1 lie steamboat Rocklaud, will, on and after Monday, the ]ltt of October, run as follows: lestiug Middlrtowu Point (lid* and weather tier mitiiug) at 9 o'clock, and Keyport at 10 o'clock, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Kvturning, leave the loot of Knhin son street. New York, t very Tuesdav, Thursday and Saturday at 12 o'clock, noon, touching at Segtun's Dock each way. Stages will be in readiness to convey psaneugcrs to any part of the country. All baggage at the risk of the owtien. < 23 2in*ec ~~~ " STATEN ISLAND FKKKYT ~ Foot of Wlntehall street. 3EmIQL The steam boats STATEN ISLANDER and SAMSON will leave New York aud Statrn Island as follows ? NEW YORK. STATEN ISLAND. 9 ?* II 10 ? . ?* All goods shipped are required to be particularly marked, ami arc at the rink of the nvn-ii hereof. oi r WKWARK and NEW YOWT-f?? ra^pOnly I2H cents ?The splendid and enmmodi .(earner PASSAIC, ('apt. John Oaffy, being completely and elegantly retitt?d. commtncrd her lerujt tripe lor the ?eaaon ou Thursday, March 10?leering aa follow* ? Knot of Barclay at. New York, at 10J<? o'clock,AM., and 31% o'clock, P M. Centre wharf, Newark, at 2 o'clock, A. M. and 1 o'clock, P.M., Snndayi included. IJJr~ Freight ol'ercry deacription carried at reduced prtcee. ol 2in*r ~*NlfcW YORK AND BOSTON HAIL HOAD LINK.. _^.._Vi* Nonwtcri ann Woacurrn Kan.noaP!. From IVr No. I North Hivfr, Biliary Plwr. Thf nsw ami t'lfiidid itcambo?t NEW llAVKN, Captain J. K. Du*r*n, will hnveefery Tuesday, Thursday and Batujdn \ .?ft# rn ?-n. At 4 <> . I<?ck. Famf wtfer* for Ronton will be forwarded immediately on thn arrival of fit? shosc boats at Norwich, and will proceed with* mit chaiiRf of cars or hagffajf*. For further information, rnqnire at the offr* on the whnrf, " i h? , "i ?li- l-? jt.a, or '<) I). B. ALLEN, 10 Tech slip, up stairs. All persona are forto 1 tmitinif any one ou account of the above Ihmii or<?wn?-r* <>t l?n* .mq -ga iiV.ih; i,ar tm oslTioN "To GATi" Cm SM.-^3a KILL.and inter mediate landings, without tow ? *7 iy 1 - " iUy> from C.attakill, Mon date, Wrdneidayi and Kridavi. KSom Newjjfork, Tuesdays, Thursday* and Saturday!.?Kare to or from CatUkiil, 30 centa. ?Berthi 23 centa? Supper 25 cenli. The new and faat rte.mcr WAVE, Captain Vaadrrhilt. will le??e Hnhinaon it. pier Thuriday Nor. 17th, it lire o'clock. For further particular* iminire of the car tain on hoard. By running on the day.'abore named, mere will bi a daily com muniration between Catikill and New York (and intermediate { mm; ifir irrigni anil pusw ai Wflnma pnrfi. mOTti; YKLVKT* AND SILKS h^sfioftEIT^ y Dr. Fenchtwtn*tr has con?tnicted an ipptntui for rent or af damped or spotted kid iciest, at Ik velrrft aod ?ilk? to their orifinal condition, and mi very rtjuonablt trrm?. Ordtrt and parrels punctually attended to bjr # u UK. LKWIS K"EU(/HTWAN(ik.K, oil JrtwImVn I Wall .tree 8 i'R f s. tJHIKTS made after the late.t and mo*t approved French J ?"??" Coma, i anlalooua, ?c?U, and all nnder garment*, made It, order ?t .Sort t.otiee *nd m the ml faahiouahl,, .trie. Gentlemen'] Jf'nrnuiun# "tore, 47 end *9 Maiden Lane, New WM. COLLINS "POYS ' TOY* ! ' TOYb !! !?Ju*l opened a new and Iteeli 1 a?aorttn?nt of common *<?" lin<! loy?, "nitah'e for the holiday* *i t Outre atrret. oppraite Outre Market, for tale, wholesale "id retail, rheaiwr ihanever. Toy dealer* are re l-eetfhlly meited toeall and etamine frtv ?hrm?e|re*. Don't lorgel. uomber?233, two doom above flraud itraet. nil Jt*w toj*l#m SKlfAK DIVAN?305>4 Broadway ?Jame* H. Del Vecrhio fc Co., rrapectfully inform their unmerotu friend* and the poMir, that they have met opened the Begar Divan, *IJI4 Broadway, idjoiniUM I'lnn-ani'. Saloon, where will be found a large anortineni of the heat eg/ir* in the eity. All irpn aohl | tTri. esiahliihraent are warmni.^mtjorte^L yB( 0*4 JnaJtawr* HOUKRT A. JOHNSON.