Newspaper of The New York Herald, January 1, 1843, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated January 1, 1843 Page 1
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7 : ; i 'V.--,/. HaMM .f T H !" X.?No. 1.-?Whole No. 3314. To the i'ubllr. ' pBgrUulaiiiig our readers, patron*, advertiser* and ablir da general, on the glorious advent of the birth our It.rd and Savior, we sincerely assure them of lingAf gratitude that we leel for the unexampled rt at 1 patronage extended towards the Herald, not / irin 'he last year, but ever since its establishment . i. ! i- x ? .jjr ; i - . < ' has elapsed since the oraraniiano newspaper *"er passed of attacks, ..buse, libels, and have ?v?perienced. Yet In the jion, we have prospered to our me every obstacle made to our ; i moment, He tmteet, the beet, ireuiation of anv twtjiaper in rtising patronag' 'i so great, I ind room for the )a or* of our l' roof elltliis we annex the following documents, I Spi'HH u uuuu m v/ubc .? f ;, Yoi:i Hkrald ) Sun Office, N. Y., ) ice, N^v.l. S Aug.29, 1842. ] ? s. Pr.mlr & Baooxs : Mr. H. V. Builer k i -i'ttleiRIN Sim.? [1 i! s to tcliver at the Please deliver at the Sun i:1, Otfice.New York Ottice, N. Y., five hundred m hundred and fifty reams of paper per week, for " . ver week of the small sis months from the tftth of jxiper ..' 1X33?for the. October, 1842, to be of this Herat 1. quality, siieand weight,the . i,: i 801 atis per week of same to he paid for in cash , i e si; d33 X48 tor the every two weeks. [? Her,) 11,for one year M. V. BEACH. > 1 is da'i ito be of quali- I accept the aliove order, ' to 'hW specimen? ond agree to furnish the pahts to le made each per accordingly. ca<h,h full for that H. V. BUTLER, "" 'if Aug. 31,1842 IKS a. IENNKTT. Witness, M. S. Beach '!!'! i cce'it the above ord will diiver it as diRSCE Si BROOKS, }/o. <11 Liberty street. :t Bem\|, \ Witnesses. ' *cn veil known that the Sun newspaper, in coneapness, had for several years the largest :w York. This circulation, from obvious .inished very much of late, and is now hat it has been in former years. As a nance, its advertising patronage has diminishin, us may be seen by looking at its columns. :e of the decline in its circulation is exhibited ct with .Mr. Butler, published by Mr. Beach M, as contrasted with our contract made withPersse tks Now, Mr. Butler, like Persse & Brooks, is a j-espcctuble man, and a good paper manufacturer? gb the p iper he furnishes to the Sun ieofa cheaper, course a worse quality than what we have invaria r*d lor tin- Heiald. It isavidunt from these contracts, Me consume about one-third more paper per utetk than .jracA <; the Sun, and accordingly our circulation is, I'll san e ratio, morn extensive. The nature of this ciron is also different. t Sun circulates among the poor principally?but mong the higher and more educated classes?particu the clerical, financial, literary, and commercial. Jvertifiin utronage has also increased much?as it laterally do among a business and intelligent peoipabte of seeing their best and truest Interests. By (ting the Sun, it will bo seen that whole columns it of old c lreitisements, stuck in to fill up space? other columns contain silly love stories, instead ot iportant news of the day, which they seldom publish b day after. se ore the facts ?but we do not blame Mr. Beach fo <eo; _ . Necessity compels him?and necessity has tr. He ht s neglected his newspaper entirely for the .-'o yenrs?jnd has turned his attention, probably to tie hought abetter business. His place has been fed Into n broker's office, for shaviag Jacksonville UUtnr rotes, and Malone notes, all known under imeof ' Beach leaves." He has also united with the ess oln " money changer," that of a small shop for \le < the cheap literature of the day. Probably he m iSo these two kinds j>f business in anticipation of etti f ot tlie sun, which his sutiereu awiuny ot mm t.. combined energy of the other penny and ienn? press, in collecting early news. These facts nt tie true state of the case to the public. There e nc ft stage in the documents ol Mr. Butler and rs. Pirsse k Brooks?and henceforth the public will t tht :ause why the Herald has become the principal a for the cash business advertising in New Vork eave yi the credit business to the Wall street press, r the hvort we have received we return our thanks, iope by our industry and indepen lence to merit a coni; ?nce hereafter of the like kindnesses, always with ash it] advance. A merry Christmas to all. JAMES GORDON BENNETT. "ap.USfTARKANGEMENT'FOK 18-13. M. M M M ' "ABLismnT emigrant passage OFFICE. No. ?1 SOUTH STREET, N. Y. ISAOE to ami from Great Britain and Ireland by the renter hue of packets, sauiug on (lie 1st, 7tb, 13th. 19th aud \<f > si'Humoath. old Wefeffall line of pseheta are as follows:? 9tii|> N'Kw YORK Captain Cropper, " L AM BRIDGE, Captain Biretow, " U0LUMBUS, Captain Cols, EUROPE, Captain Eurber, AMERICA, Captain Bailey, >OKTH AM ERICA. Captain Lowber, " i'. >GLAN D, Captain Waite, , " OXKOltD. Captain Kathbone. NEW LINE, viz: 9oip It kSCM'S. tain Collins, * lIDDONS, Captain Cobb, M "JEHII)AN, Captain D'-pcvster, ttlRI' K Captain Skiddy, il> iliEKNER, Captain Palmer, HEsTKK, f aotaiu Woodhouse, ,O rriNOUXR.Captain Bnrsiev. VKRPOOL. (new) Captain Ehlridge. ercial Liue it composed of lorty superior, fast ill conn ian led by men of great esperieuee. Eirst 1 al n or dopa'ched from Liverpool to Bo<tnn, and Mobile, three times per ..ninth; to Haitibto and Sarannih, twice month; to th- differitisb Ninth Ami- ica weekly. 1 he subscriber, tn Ins arrangemt tits fur the year 1843, begs to >n of those persons resining i? the United and who wish te nend (or their friends to rome EtisI ind, Ireland. Scotland and Wales, that they ran albe tUtun' daled by tne line of packet ship* tailing as ; and n order to giva more facility and quick despatch to Itigrai't, iir.t elm wi lbknown American -hips, comprin a 1 11 nil. i i il Line will, in addition in il.a ,,.. l.i. i... leh- <1 l?) til* Liverpool agent*, every three or four ?l*y* r the itunn, | hereby avoiding any detention. Tlio*e ng iv)r their friend* may real amured iliat every thing conil n.ill hi. Im?ine?? will be eiecuted with hi* tunal Ptar-a*. 'With fliere itrangemrnu the *nb*criber hore* to ia?d a prelereirr for thu line, and a coiitinnrtioii of the '5 Mtroaafc* whi< l> been mo liberally bestowed for yeaiu pa-st; nnfl in all ca?e? when partie* decline coining ! OMV irTvf'iudtd. a* cnttomary; a Irve paiwagr can al*.; nr. d i y rteanihoat* from the different port* in Ireland oilni'l to Liv.rp ol. nittaiioi * ami Drah??With regard to hi* arrangement* e M" ran' of hi* draft*, they are *uch a* to warrant every . %c6 >0 *1 (J are paid at all the banking humn on demand, vh < : tireat Biitain and Ireland. Tlioae peiaou*, there h . ughont 'he Vni'ed State, who wi?h to re?it money to lr.L>nJ? re*.ding o any part of the United Kingdom, will m'" "e i ii the receipt of the amount here, with name and ** i .11' to ri crr r it. a draft for the amount at ifee f % i i onnd *t .-ling, will be forwarded per iteam ihip* find r ket ship, and a receipt or duplicate of *ame re-, *tha , the n -t office. For farther particular*apply, . Kitar pO*t peiil] to _ JOPN MKTRDM A.N. ?1 South ??reet, or I .1. et iV HOBlNhON.OoreeFiar.ea*, and .Ni I'tntie at, Waterloo Dock, Liverpool. Bcr.tlam'?Mr-*?r* Dini-I Wright A Co., Ola*gow. Ireland?Pinni- Ofl?nv, Kaip, Dublin; Mr*?r*. Jo*eph > k 1 in., Belfa*t', Mr. Win. Cairn*, Londonderry; A. MurEt.i jUork d?1ec lifeSAu? KKOMORKai ?ul TAIN AND Ittr LAND BY TllK BLAt K ftALL till OLD LINK OF LIVKIO'OOL PAt KKT8. urig t'om Liverpool on lh*7lh and l<Uh of every month ! (*<id? wuhing to arnil to the Old Country for their fiiends naka tin ?eoe*?*rs arranurinrnt* w ith trie *nb?cnher*. and them cnine nut in Mil* aunerim uine of Packet*, aniling L ir rneol, unctnally nn the 7th and 19th of every month, y will a I*, i he* e a lirat rale cleaaof Ainerican trading *hipa, ig every m day*, thereby affording weekly ciinuminicaIrom that port. One of the lirm ( Vlr. Jame% I). Koche) u , to rve >h?t they thall be forwarded with can and iie?t. lOttld the partie* agreed for not come out. the nvin*y will itunird to tho?e wlio paid it here, witnout'auy ra.lucje B! ck Till, or Old Line of Liverpool Packet*, comprita nllowiiiK magnificent Ship*, via:? OXFORD, the NEW YORK, CAMBRIDGE, COLUMBUS, MOUTH AMKRK A, .K . V*ND? NORTH AMY.RICA. iui tnch tup^inr and tntei|iiallrd anatigemeata, the rubIk..?11 v fotwanl for a continiianr oi'tliat euiv re ?i trf I " c*u"D,'e('t0 l',rm ,0 many year*, fur wli.ch * -emitting inonev to their rrl Hive*, ctn le Rrrwel n l ?>tfht for any amount, djnwu direct Vl7.!e. D?blifl. "I*" on Me urn. PRR0OOTT, OHO it, AMKH h CO. i. ...ii t.? j . B inker*, L indon, ""demand at an; nl ,l?. Bull* or their .-r||"yi j"j' uiwur throughout K tig laud. Ire 'I'twlmjer ih?( p. id, I BROTHERS f, CO , , ? " # ?!, Naiv York, ? Hunk. be/ k i E NE - _ (oh new orleans. LOUISIANA AND NEW YOHK L1N? OK PACKETS. m. && m M KoMh^Jctter accow .nodal ion or shippers, it ii intended W despatch a ship fr-jin thii nort on the 1st, 5th, 10th, 15th. 2(lili, and iilli ut each nionlh, coin i dicing the 10th October and enntiuaug uiiii! M.iy, when regular days will be ippninted for ihc rerrjnuder of the year, whereby great delaya anil diiap|H>inimentt Will br prevented during the auminer mourhi. The following ihip? will commence this arrangemeut : Ship YAZOO, Captain Cornell. Ship OCONEE, Captain Jackson. Slop MISSISSIPPI, Ceptniii Hilliard. Ship LOUISVILLE, Captain Hunt. Ship SIIAKSPEARE, Captain Miner. Ship HASTON, Captain Latham. Bhip HUNTSVILlV'.. Captain Mumford. Ship OCMULOEE, Captain Leavitt. Snip NASHVILLE, Captain Dickinson. Ship MEMPHIS, Captain Knight. Slap LOUISA, Captain Mullbrd. These ships were all built in the city of New York, expressfor packets, are of light draft of water, have recently been , wly coppered and put in splendid order,with accommodations lor pa**ejigers unequalled for comfort. They are commanded by experienced masters, who will make every exrrtian to give veuerai satisfaction. They will at all times be towed up and down the Mississippi by eieainooats. Neither the owners o?,captains of these ships will be responsinle lor jewelry, bullion, precious stones, silver or plated ware, or for any Liters, parcel or package, sent ty ? rpxt on board ut them, unless regular bills ef .adiug are taken for the same .and the value theieou expressed. For freight or passage, apply E. K. COLLINS (k CO., 5? South St.. or HULLIN Ik WOODRUFF, Agent in New Orleans, who will promptly forward all goods to th'eir address. The ships of this line are warranted to tail punctually as advertised, and great care will be taken to have the goods correetv measured. in! NEW LINE OK LIVERPOOL PACKETS. ro aitfrom New York on the 25th and l.iverpool on the IJth nj each /ninth. i#tv From Nkw Yohk. Ship (JARRICK, Captain Win. Skiddy, 25th October. dnin ivwom u o, t'Upiain jonn miunis, win .inn*inDer, Ship BIDDONS. Catuain E. B. Cobb, 35lh December. Ship SHERIDAN, Captain K. A. Drpi ystor, 2SU. January. From Lirviiroai. Ship 8IDDONS, Captain E. B. Cobb, I'ith October. Ship SHERIDAN, Captain F. A. Dcpcyster, 13th Novem'r. Ship (JAB KICK, Captain Wm. skidd}, 13th December. Slii|i KOSCIUS, Captain John Collins, 13th January These ships are all ol the first class, upwards of IW< itns, built in the city oi New York, with such improvemeuu asconibine great speed with unusual comfort for passengers. Every care Has been taken in the arrangement of their accommodations. The price of passage hence is (100, lor which ample stores w ill be provided. These ships are cpmmanded by experienced masters, wins will make every exertion to give general satisfaction Neither the captains or owners of the ships will be responsible for ai y letters, parcels or packages sent by them, unless regular b: lis of lading are signed therefor. For height or passage, apply to E. K. COLLINS St CO., 56 South st., New York, or to WM. & JAS. BROWN It CO., Lher|>ool. Letters by the packets will be charged 12X cents per single sheet; 50 cents per ounce, and newspapers 1 cent each. ol OLD LlNE~LIVERPOOL PACKETS. T4 iff* * HE OLU^lTnK of Ps3S^m?Liverpoo^^iniereafler be despatched in the following order, excepting that when the lay of s.uliug falls on Sunday, the slops will sail ou the succeeding day. For New York. For Liverpool. The SOUTH AMERICA, I June 1 July 19 610 tons, < Oct 1 Nov 19 D. G. Bailey, r Feb 1 Mar 19 The ENGLAND, (Julie 19 Aug 7 750 tons, {Oct 19 Dec 7 B. L. Wpite. (Feb 19 April 7 The OXFORD, (July 1 Aug 19 000 tons. < Nov 1 Dec 19 J. Rathbone, (March 1 April 19 The EUROPE, (July 19 Sept 7 610 tons, { Nov 19 Jan 7 E. G. Marshall ( Mar 19 May 7 The NORTH A.MER'lCA, (Aug 1 Sept 19 618 tons. < Dec 1 Jan 19 A. B. Lowber.r April 1 May 19 The NEW YORK, (Aug 19 Oct 7 900 tons, ' Dec 19 Feb 7 T. B. Cropper. I April 19 June 7 The CAMBRIDGE, (Sept 1 Oct 17 850 tons, '.Jan 1 Feb 17 W. C Barstow.f May 1 June 19 The COLUMBUS, l. Sept 19 Nov 9 700 tons, ' Jau 19 Mar 9 G.A.Cole. (May 19 July 7 Punctuality, as regards the day of sailing, wiil be observed as heretofore. The price of passage outward is now Axed at One Hundred Dollars, for which ample stores of everv description will be provided, with the exception ol wines and liquors, winch will be furnished by the stewards. GOODHUE & CO., CI South st., C. H. MARSHALL, 38 Bur ling-slip, N. Y. jp?4 Ivh BARING BROTHERS 8t CO.. LspooI. TAPSCOTT'S GENERAL PASSAGE OFFICE, 43 PECK SLIP, NEW YORK. rffiv m. The subscribers be* to call'the attention of their friends and the public generally, to their superior arrangements far bringing out passenger* from, aud remittiiiK money to, aay p,f of England, Ireland, Scotland or Wales, in trie magmheent liackel hii?, comprisin" the " NEW LINE OK L1VEHPOOL PACKETS,* VIZ..? Ship ROSClUS, Capt. Collins. Ship SID DON'S, Captain Cobb. Ship SHERIDAN. Captain Depeyster. Ship GARRICK. Captain SkidJy. New ship HOT! 1NGUER, Captain Bttrtlry. Ship SOUTHERNER, Captain Woodhouse. Ship ROCHESTER.Captain Palmer. New ship LIVERPOOL,Captain Kldredge. Sailing twice every mouth; ind with the" UNITED LINE," composed of superior first class American ships, sailing every ten uays, will make five ships tu each mouth throughout the year, (or one every sis days) thereby pieveutine the possi bility of unnecessary detention. Passages direct from Loudon, Bristol and Greeneek to New Yoik Alsofoin Livi rncol to New Orlesns, Mobile, Savan n h, Ch .rb s ou. Philadelphia, Boston and Bdttmore, and the vario s por's in Briti-h North America, can at all tunes be engaged 011 liberal terms. Persons wishing to send for their friends, will not fail to see ihe advantsg, t to be derived tiom selecting this line in prefereneeto any other, and they may rest assured that unusual carc Will be taken to make lie passage arreeable. the ships being fitted up with an eye solely to the comfort of passenger.. In all cases where the parties se nt for decline coming, the money will be refund d without any deduction, as usual. A free passage from the various seaports of Ireland and Scotland, can also be secured. The regular i?< kets for which the subscribers are agent*, sail as follows, viz ?To and from London on the 1st, loth, and 2(lih of each month. To and from Liverpool on the 1st, 7ih, 13th, 19 h, and 2-ithof each month New Orleans, Mobile, Savannah, an i Charleston, weekly throughout the season. REMITTANCES. Persons in the country wishing to send money to their friends by enclosing the sum they w ish sent, with the name aud address of the parties to receive it, m.y rely on a draft for the amount being forwarded per first packet, after the receipt tnereof, and au acknowledgement far the same returned per mail. Drafts atsiglit, for any amount, are payable on demand, without discount or any o.In r charge, at the National and Provincial H inks of Ireland and branches, E stern Bank of Scotlaad, Greenock, and their branches, Messrs. James Putt, Sou is Co., Hankers, London, Eichauge and Discount Bank, Liverpool, and in every principal town of Ureal Britain and Ireland. Fnrtherpirtirulars made known on application, if by letter, post paid, to d.',y r W. & J. T TAPSCOTT. *1 Peck Slip, N. York. M M M M l*A^Mi'.T9 FOU MARSK.ILLEta? The undermentioned ships will be legularly dispatched from hence and from Marseilles on the 1st of each month during the year, thus? Krom New York. Maraeilles. MINERVA, Capt Brown, N .v 1. Jan 1 H'HY THOMPSON. Cap Sylvester, Dec 1. Feb I COURIER, Cant Dugan, Jan 1. Marl I'RKSOOTT, Capt Lawreuce, Feb 1. Apl 1 HELLESPONT, Capt Adam*, Marl. Mayl COKI0LANUS, Cap Haile, Apl 1. Jun 1 They are all copperea and copper fastened,and have excellent accommodations for passengersThe price of cabin passage will be $100, exclusive of Wines aud liquors. Goods addressed to BOYD St HINCKEN, the a gents, will be forwarded free of other haiges than those actually paid. For freight or passage apply to O. BROOM St CO., or to _o?r BOYD St HINCKEN, Acenti tjS FOR LlVEhPOOL.?Positively First Packet.? K Th.'l.irJ?."!''! fast sailing well known nacket ship lively as above, her regular day. The shi|>a of thin line are all 1000 toil burthen, anil upwards, and their accommodations lor cabin, second cabin and steerage passengers, it is well known, are superior to any other line of packet*. For passage, early application ehould he made to W.&J. T. TAPSCOTT. 43 Peck 81 in, cor. Soufn st. The SOUTHERNER leaves Liverpool on the 5th February, 18-13. Persons wishing to send for their friends, to come out in the above splendid ship, or any of the regular line, can make the necessary irrangi isonable terms; km th<?*r wishing to n-mit money can have drafts for any amount, payable on demand, in all Uie "riucipal towns of Great Britain and Ireland, on application as above. dSOr AdKfr- K()K LlV KHPOOC^Frri^i^f ilM 1th Jauaary, nfyyV 1813?Thr *i>lrndid new packet ihip ASHBUStTON, JmSW M'I' Hutlle*ton, will .nit ? above, her regular day. Hi-in, in.hi anpcrk accommodation* for cabin, second cabin and ateerage paa.enger*. Pcr?on* within? to embaak ahouM make early kpplication on board, foot of Maiden Lane, or to JOSEPH McMURRAY, 100 Pine corner of South atreet. T 8?The above will l? increeded by the packet *hi|> Ste, ben Whitney, and sail on the I3ih of Jtnnary, 1813 Person* wiahiug to .end for their friend* renting in the old conntry can have them brought ont bv eilhei of the above *hip*. or any ol ilie icgulai picket*, by applying a* above, if by letter pott paid. '?! to JyTr DKAKf 8"O.N IRELAND, fce.?The iubecriber* tflf*fy<-o?ii?nr to giro drain payable on demand, without ^jUKadi.connt, or any charge whatsoever. I n i Kp.I. AN I)?The National I)ink of Ireland, the Provincial Dank of Ireland, and their "ranches in eterv county. IN KNUl.AND AND WALKS?Messrs. James Butt, Son Si Co., bankers, London, the Etchings and Discount Bank, Liverpool, and their br.ache. throughout England and Walea. IN SCOTLAND?The Entem Bank 01 Scotland, the Orceuock Hanking Company, and branches in the principal towns; Sir Win. Eorbei,Hunter Ik Co. Pertutis in the country wishing to remit money to their friends in auy part of England, Ireland, Scotland, or Wale*, by enclosing the aimmul th. y wish to remit to the subscribers, with the name ami address of the inrtiw to whom ft ia to be sent. A draft for the amount will bv forwarded the firit packet itftvr fh? receipt thereof, and acknowledgement of the aame returned per first ? ? , M , i\ k .hp. V W York. FRANCIS PATENT LIFE BOATS. IXf- THE uUiecL ol this invention ia to savt hnman life. Tim numbs r ol pun itfii'iamid oth r persona ssved by ?UAfltttaithfa? boat* from wrecks inatorros when the ordinary t?o.iU hot aw tutted is over 1.50. The number of'persons drown ed for want of tlie Life Boats at the bumi g and wrecking of steamboats am! other vessels ia according to accounts published the past month over 550. It is irr,possible to swamp this boat. The price varies from $75 to to $100, a cording to the number olf |>?rsona they are required to carry, with the bottom stove in. 1 ho class of no us for picking up men falling overboard, are so light as to require hut tw? men to handle them, and by the new apparent* c.au ha act in the the water in 30 seconds, with two men ill her ready for the rescue. As the safety of vessels "v of penda mainly on the aervices of the crew, this class of r*~<, for clvwtr preservation. "A NCI?' Patent Life Boat? Wall st, * !%? a Cs.k Express Office. I . v V- / < EW YORK, SUNDAY M NEW JERSEY RAILROAD AND THAN PORTATION COMPANY. NEW YORK AND NEWARK. ess? Fare reduced to ^5 cent*. Kroin trie foot of CourtUmlt street, New York. (Every day?Sunday tihr opted.) Leaves New York Leaves Newark \x 9 A. M. At 1 P. M. At 7*4 A. >1. At IK P. 1IK Jo. 4 do. 8 do. 3K do <X (o. 9 do. 6 lie 7 do. 1! '0 do ON SUNDAYS. Vmrn rKa font nf raiirflandf Leave New York, Leave Newark. At 9 A. M. and 4X P. M. At IX P. M. and 10 P. M. NEW YORK, ELIZABETH TOWN. Leave New York. Leave Elizabeth Town. 9 A.M. 7 A.M. 2 P. M. 8X A. M. 2K " I OH A. M. <2 P.M. IX M. 3 P. M. 9X " The train*for Wcstfield, Plaiofielit. Bouudbrook, Somervil Ike., connect with the 9 A M, 2.mil <X I' M train* Iroin Ni York, daily, Sunday* excepted. Fare between New York and Elizabeth Town 25 cent*. Fare between do and Somerville. 75 cent*. NEW YORK. RAHWAY AND NEtf BRUNSWIC Fare reduced. From the Toot of Liberty street, daily. Leave New York. Leave New Bmuiwick. At 9 A. M. At 5X A. M. 2V P. M. 7X " 4X " I2X " 9 P. M. On Sunday* the 5X and 7X A.M. trip* from New Brnniwi ind 2X M. train from New York, are >mittcd. Faie between New York and New Brnmwick. 75 cei Rahway, 50 cei The fare in the 5X and 7X A. M. train from New Bru wick, and 2X and tX I'- M. train from New York, ha* been luceu. New York and New Brunswick, to 50 cent*. " and Rahway to 37X Passengers who procure their tickets at the ticket office, cite a ferry ticket gratis. Tickets are received by thee 'uetnr only on tile day wli~u purchased. nil 3m* WINTER ARK/ NGESTKN'iTS E WYORKA^THi CADIP cPHIAfAILlft)AliT 1 f DIRECT. Via Newark, New Brunswick, Princeton, Trenton, Bordi town ami Burlington. THROUGH IN SIX HOURS. Leave New York, from tlie foot of Liberty street, daily, a A MandtXP M. 'I'lie morning t,*ne proceeds to Mordentown, from thence stearnnoat to Philadelphia. The Evening Line proceeds direct to Camden, (oppos Philadelphia) without change of cars. Passengers will procure their tickets at the office foot of bcrty street, where a commodious steamboat will be iu res Desss. with baggage crates on board. Philadelphia baggage crates are conveyed from city to ci without being opened by the way. Each train la provided with a Ladies Car, in which are ap: uiciita and dressing rooms expressly for thy Ladies use. Returning, the tines leave Philadelphia from the foot Chestnut street by railroad from Camden, at 9 o'clock A M ,.5 o'clock, PM. The Lines for Baltimore, leave Philadelphia at 7 A M, sud M, being a continuation of the lines from New York. *28 3m* r DAILY PACKAirk?EXPRTSS CAR FOR ALBAN TROY, AND BUFFALO. '^yfr'TflnsT-HgMW* By ihiTRousatonic Rail Ito'd, running through from this C to Albany ia Twelve Hnurs. Leaves at 7 o'clock in the morning. The subscribers have made arrangements with the Hon toni Rail Road Company, to run an Express Car (exclusivi for our own purpose) daily, over their road with the passeni train, running through to Albany in twelve hours, and are n pr? |>are<l to receive and forward at low rates, B|iecie. Ba Notes, Packages, Bales and Cases of Goods, !tc., for any the above named or intermediate places. Will attend promptly to the collection and payment of bil notes, drafts and accounts, and such other business as may entrusted to tlieir care. d2r POMEROY It CO. 2 Wall s'reet. New York PULLEN & COPP'S Ateriefln ,.*1 *7 I yj Henri. Harnden k Co, having disposed of their rni Irom New York to Albany and Troy, the ??lis( ben, the old conductors of Harnden Ik Co'i Northi Express, from New York, will coutinne to run heretofore, leaving New York, Albany and Troy, Daily , a connect at Troy with Jacob*' Montreal Express, and will fi ward S|iecie, Bank Notes, Packages. Bnmlles,Cases of O?o< tec., to any place between New York and Montreal, a throughout the Canada's. Also Kast, frein Troy and Albany Boston, and West from Albany to Buffalo. All business entrusted to their charge will be promptly a tended to. Particular attentiou wi'l be paid to the colleetir of notes, drafts, acceptances, Sic., and prompt returns made I the same, FULLEN & COPP. Offices?Pnllen k Corp, 2)? Wall street. New York. Thos. trough, I'1 Exchange, Albany. A O. Kilkms, *28 River strert, Troy. 8. Jacob's Exchange Court, St Paul st, Montreal. REFERENCES. New Ynnx. Ai.b*>v. Trot. Prime, Ward k King, E. J. llum|>hrey, Jno. Payne, Jacob Little, k Co.. Thos. (Jougli. P. Weils, John T. Smith, k Co., 8. K. Stow, Pepoon k Huffman, C. S. Douglai C wpeuter k Vermilye, K. Leake Houuhlon k Co. Drew, Robinson k Co. n24 NEW YOKK AND BOSTON RAIL ROAD LINE? Via Norwich srd Worcester Haii.hoaks. I 'our posed of the billowing superior steamers running in n uectiou with the Norwich k Worcester and Worcester k B ton Rail Roads? WORCESTER, Capt. J H. Yanderbilt. NEW HAVEN, Capt. J. K. Dustan. CLEOPATRA, Capt . On and alter Mnuday, Nov.21st,this line will be run tri-we< ly, leaving New York, Tuesdays, Thursdays aud Saturdr ouly, at 4 r. M. The new and splendid steamboat NEW HAVEN, Capt; J. K. Dustan, will leave every Tuesday, Thursday aid Sat day afternoon, at 4 o'clock. Passengers lor Bostnu will be forwarded immediately on I arrival ol the above boats at Norwich, and will proceed wi out change of cars or baggage. For further information, enquire at the office of D. B. AI.LEN, 39 PecR alip, up stairs All persons are forbid trustiuc auy one on account of t above boats or owners. n25i NEW YORK AND HARLEM RAIL ROAD COMPAN figp ftxfflga ate pare io Harlem nedurrd to 121-2 cents. WINTER A8RANNOFMKNT.-On snd after Monda Decembes I9*h, 1842, the cars will run daily as follows LeaveCity Hall for Leave Harlem Leave Williams' Bridt Williams' Bridge, for City Hall. for City Hall 7 00 A. M. B SO A. M. 8 70 A. M. 9 " 10 50 " 10 30 " II 30 " 1 10 P. M. 12 50 P. M. 2 P. M. 3 40 " 3 20 " 4 5 40 " 5 20 " 6 00 Harlem only. 6 40 " City Hall and Twenty-seventh street Line will run as ft lows:?From 7 30 A M. every ten minutes throughout ll d ly till 7 P. M. aud on Sundays every twenty minutes. Fa 6liceu's. Passenaers for Westchester. Throg's Neck. Eastcheste New Rochelle, Mamaroneck, Horse Neck, Net in Castle, Ro bins'Mills and White Plai s, will take the 2 o'clock, P. 5 train from City HaII. Passengers for Yonkers will tske the o'clock, A. M and 4 o'rloek/P. M. trains from 4'ity Hall, On 2fiih Dec and 2d Jan the care will run between City Ha and Williams Bridge every hour from 7 A M to 8 PM. i)3u lm*in HRlllSH AND NORTH AMERICAN KOkAL MAI STEAM SHIPS, Of 1200.tons and 440 horse power each. Under contract with the Lords of the Admiralty. akHHHs BRITANNIA, J. Hewitt, Commtnder. CALEDONIA, E. O. Lott, do ACADIA, A. Ryrie do COLUMBIA, E. C. Miller, R N do Will sail from Boston, via Halifax. rROM OSTBR. FROM LITRttFOOL. Britannia, Hewitt, Tan I * Caledonia, Lott. Feb 1 Jan 4 Acadia, Kync, Mar ' Keb 4 Columbia, Miller, A|>'l 1 Mar 4 ('usage Money?From Bnaton to Liverpool, $115? Uosto to Halifns ftp. These ahipi carry experienced anrjreoni. No Bertha secure > lit 11 paid frr. Notr.?Merchandise and Specie (cieepf for personal ei tvnses) shipped under the name of luggage will b? charged a freutnt, and liable loCnstom Home Regulations. Apply to olv r I). BKIUHAM, JR., No. 3 VVall-st. ~ S1ATEJN ISLAND KEKK.Y. ^fjfc Foot of Whitehall street On aud after Dec. 3d, the ateamer 8TATKN ISLANDER will ran aa follows. until further notice leave 8TATEN island. NEW YORK. d.X a. M, 9A.M. 19 UX ar. m. jkP. M, d3 r Jgx KM.I'LAR OPPOSITION Id CATS ^L. ML;,. J1 KILL, and interiortli.or I.Hidings, without tor I^KwaflflMbbnriiFS ? Regular days imm ( attskill, Mon days, Wedneailaya aud Fridays. Fiom NewiVork, Tuesdays Thursdays and Saturdays.? Fare to or from Cattskill, 10 cents ?Berths 2} cenrj? Supper 2} cents. The new and fast ateamer WAVE, Captain Vanderhilt. wil le?re Robinson at. pier Thursday Nor. 17th, ?l live oVIocfc. rot furthar particular* inqnin of the eaitata oa board. R: rttninny op the daya'abore named, there will bi a daily coin munieation hetwern Catskill and New York (and intermediati I sera) tr I',' ighj and passage at reduced nricea. n<r sat MAIL LINE FOR ALBANY, and In ^fc?TTw.r.^ateimediate I'lacea, (or aa far aa the Ice wil 3C^JQL^IC.l>ermit)?In couttection with the Alhaii) Stage*? Stage and Boat fare $5

The celebrated ice boat UTICA leaves tlie foot o( Court and! street, Every Aftemiu at 1 o'clock. For passage or freight, apply on board, or to P. C. 8HULTZ st the ofice on the wnarf. N. II.?flood roads and sit|ierb slm-hing to Albany. si 14 r PACKET FOR MARSEILLES, 1st January? PdNlfSWThe ship COURIER, Captain Ruggan. Apidy to S. BROOM A CO., i - , to BOYD .V III N ( KEN \v nts AAA" I ASHAOE FOR NEW ( RI.EANS-Ouly re SfXSVgt'lar line.?The splendid last siiling packet tliif iMALu VHTON.Capr. Eldrril.e will sail poainvely on iii.ii Decen ber, her revnlar day. Tne ship* of this line sail avety live days o* passage fire. Tli' Oast.hi has a moat comfortable house on dutk cslcu lated to hold i limited atattSr o|" so-eiege passengers?I iiosr wishing te teinic bertha should net fail to make early applies, lion on board or to W. It J. T. TAPW/OTTfi di?r 41 Peck Blip cor Bentbst. ORK ] ORNING, JANUARY 1. IS J. FOR BALK.?That valuable stand known aa the Lottie Island Hotel, il'uatrd in the town of Islip, in tinfJlJHflolli county- LI. The house 11 built iu modern style, oid of the best materials and workmanship, wi h a front of eighty leet, kit -lien in lud.id, two stor.es high, with an attic ; ??..! . lar ...lr? Jit hoard. r? .l)( .Mifeslhe I all! 11 ' *u?i neceii ry itteDiboti, ami i? lunoaoded with all the neecssarv out-buildings. t' uit and oruamcnfral trees, shrubbery. Ate. The location oi'he premises is unrivalled, commanding a full view of the beach, the light house at Fire Island, and the Atlantic O tau. Ac open lane, hi front of the house, and leading directly to the hay, furnishes a delightful and pleasant walk of eight or teu minutes. The Loug Island Rail Koad passes within about f ur miles of the premises, and affords an easy ami convenient coiuiiiuuicatiou with the cities of New Yorkaud Brooklyn. No part of Long Island affords greater facilities for fowling, or biy or brook linhmg, or the noble sport of buck hunting. Deer beiuz very abuud.iut in the vicinity, uud are frequently found on rne premises. '1 here is about tw?> hundred acres of land, aud meadow attached to the premises, and a good proportion of st'aud or sh're. The house and uect ssary out buildings, Would be sold with the whole, or s part of the land, as may best suit the purchaser The terms will be liberal, and tne title uudisputed. For * more minute description ol the property, inquire of JAMES HOWE, I IT East Broadway, or of D. K. HALL, u lfllH Chit bam street, New York, or of the subscriber on the IZ; premises. WILLIAM HAWKINS. Dated, 111ip, Nov. 11)12. d2 lin*ec a WAN TEu TO PURCHASE?A country residence within 25 unlet of New York, one with from 3 to 20 acres of land, near Long Isliud Sound, preferred. AdJrei-a with lull particulars, box7, 5st Office, Pou. hkee|*ie, N Y. nU_ CM TO THE LADIES.?WM. & H. BEBEE, KashionaJ^^ble Hatters, [78 Broadway, under Howard's Hotel, have on hand an extenaijL assortment ol Ladies and Misses Beaver Hats, of their own*iannfacture, which are warranted suj?erior ck fo any in the city, and at prices which c uinot fail to suit: those in vaut are respectfully inv ited to call, its. , Alto, a gcueral assortment of Oeul's, Boys and Children's its Fur, Clotn and fancy Velvet Caps. dlO 1m r LOOK~~AT THIS. Fr ^dfcaGENTLEMENBCork Boots, the best of quality, 91M do Water Proof Boots do 5 00 do Light French Calfskin Boots, do S'l to 4 00 /c do Over Shoes of all the different kinds, 75c to 1 75 do Dancing Pumps, 1 25 do Dancing Gaiter, beautiful article, 1 50 And all other kinds of Shots and worked slippers in fashion; ladies gaiter boots. buskins, slipntm, ties, quilted shoes, prunella, white and black satin, aud button shoes; India rubber straw furred, plain and all other kinds of over shoes: clogs, moc&Mti*. and the greatest assortment of boys boots and shoes. <tTE misses and children*, ul all kinds to bo found in the world, all ol our owu manufacturing, and warranted t'? be the best, and es cheap as the cheapest, at 'J07 Broadwav. corner of Frankliu st, and at 9i C inal street GREGORY Ik CAH1LL, d!5 Im*r 367 Broadway. 119 IiOTTES FRANCAISES. by r. A. UKKDY, tie Pari., his opened a store 187 Broadway, where he is prei ared to receive and exe cute orders lor b rots of ail descriptions. Although bis prices are lower by two dollars tnan tbose of any fashiouabl* French establishment in this city,bis ooots will be I'osnd at least equal jj. to anv made here or elsewhere. He imports his lasts Irom Paris anil so modifies ihem as to lit any iirrxularly stuped foot tv Mi. Oeidy's lonir ? xperience under Mr. Forr and other celebra' ted makers in Paris enables htm I > conduct his liusiue<s with lrt. economy and thereby to supply his customers at the following reduced prices? 0( Kiue and subsmtitial Boots $G ,nj Cork and double sole do *?... 8 A proportionate reduction in the various other articles to be found :.t Hi, 1 r dl3 lrr,*r '"TERMS ('ASH. jyi FASHIONABLE' BOOTS AMl> SHUh.XTT W * LKKll resi'eetfully invites the attention of the yt>I.fie toTiis large assortment of ladies' and geutlemenx' hoot* nml shoes, cork sole*.? ml water proof j French and native calf, aud fancy dress boots, dancing gaiters ami pumps, over shoes, imli,i rubber and water proof, moccasins, ladies', misses', and children's gaiters, boots, shoes, and buskins, of the choicest srlection i men's, boys, and children's coarse and One boots and * shoes of the choicest kinds, cheiper than ever before offered inihe city. 419 Broadway and206 Canal, uorthwest corner of Hudson street. d7 lm#r sly CLINTON Cheap Boot and Bhoe Market, 409 ger Greenwich, corner of Spring street, is tlieouly place ow Is here can be found Boots And Shoes to suit the limes. All ink those who wear boots and shoes will do well to aire a call. Laof dies' and misses' btulcins from 3, 4, 6, 6, 7 and 8 shillings per Pair; geutleinena'ho its from 12 shillings In $4 per pair; boys' lis, boots from 8 shillings to $2 50 per nair. All who wish to save 2C be per cent will give a call at the Clinton Cheap Boot and Shee Market. 709 Greenwich comer Spring street. d7 lm*r I_ WATKKPHOOK BOOTS?Gum-Elastic Shoes P^jfand Boots and Shins of almost all the different kinds suitable for winter wear. Also a 1-oae assortment of fine boots, shoes, gaiters and puinna for gentlemen aud bo i s; ladies, misses and cliildrens bonis, shoes, gaiters aud buskins of thr best ipiality, in great abundance All the above articles VL mil almost every thing in the boot and shoe line, may be found at the store of A. KNOX It Co., known as the Clinton Boot ite (k Shoe Market, 201 ( anal sc, north east coruer ol Hudson st, -rj. and at prices to suit any one ami every oue dl71m*r VTEW YEARS'''ALL?15 Maiden Lane.?Gentlemen are |1(j -is reminded tint the time is just at hand, and unless their feet lr. are protected with a pair of our incomparable first premium I, sheet or cloth Kuhlier OVER SHOES, during the present m| snow storm, the 1st arid ,'d mar find them confined " to liomu." lu These really handsome, light, eusv walking Over Shoes, can b- pat on and off in an instant?and if geutlemrn do not consiit der it too much of a tax on their politeness, they may prevent (n same handsome carpets netug spoiled on New Years'Day. by uf wearing these easy adjusting Over Shoes, to leave off' in the hall. Prices at retail, from 12s. to $2. 45 Maiden Lane. Every pair warranted, and others will be giren if soles loosen. HORACE H. DAY, dill lino Sunn ssnt to Rovli.iry India Rubber Co. -T-O THE LADIK?.-M. LA lU'E k SISTER take ie~~^ l to inform III ir friends and thr pnhlic, that tlicy cotitiutie their Curl Establishment, 102 Canal street, corner of Variek.? They also embrace tins opportunity to return their sincere thanks for the liberal support they received during their ten year's residence in that street ; also the pleasure tliey feel at the satisficuon their friends ami customers ha"e universally express* d at the quality and tute of their goods; at much laboi aud great expense they have discovered a method of dressing the hair w loch imparts to it a beautiful rich luitre and durability that will chd'enge comoe'iiio >, by which means the curl will last for one year, and are confident that no pains shall be spared to deserve their future (wtronage. in- Their stock is large and splendid, consisting of fiue anil other os- Curls, Braids, Frixettcs, wire ' urls, Ringlets, Head Dresses, anil net Caps, shell aud other Cumos, with other articles appertaining to the business. Old Curls dressed in the first stv'le for 25 een's, mad* to look like new. M. LA HUE It SISTER, nk- d3<> lm*r 16? Canal street, eoruer of Variek. tys DILLS OF EXCHANGE, payable at sight on all parts nl aJ Engl-n.d, Ireland aud Scotland, in sums of ?5. ?10, ?15 aud ?20 to any auiouut, for sale by 8. J. SILVESTER, d2' 12? Wall street sn.l I W Iteoilww ,in PHILADELPHIA BOTANNIC GARDEN, KNOWN nr. T AS M'AHANN'S.?Tee Proprieter advertises lor a Partner with a small capital to assist in some alterations and imhe provements in the Otrden. which would greatly enhance the reth csipts at the entrance. The owuernf the lot of Ground, which it lour acres, will give a lease for five or six years at a moderate reii . Anv gentleman that wishes to rmli.irs as partner in carry ing on the amusements ; those th't have a knowledge of the hu-iness would he preferred. The Gtrilen, well conductr ed, will make a jfrodcabte investment. Every informatiou that ? is requisite to his sanafaction, will fee given to anv Gentleman v- ',uc,h business. Letters from NewYork,Boston,Bsltimore and Philadelphia, will he nnnctaally attended toby the proprietor Those who wish to become a partner in the Gtrilen, will pl< ase open early information to JOHN M'ARANN. N. B ?The b-st collection of Exotic and Indigenous plants in the Union, is to he found in this splendid Garden, some of y, thetn mure than one hundred and ten years old, pnrchaied from the best collections that were in America. Some from the eel te ciliated Missis Robert Morris, Williun Hamilton of ihe W mill anils ; Heurv P.-alt. Lewis Clapier, F.so. with seveial other gentlemen, deceased. Attached to the Hot and Green H Hues, is a splendid Museum of Natural Curiosities ; rich in Birds, Beasts, Minerals, shells and insects, with Ancieit Sculptors, carved sixteen hundred years ago; Aucieut Coins, wnh a nun. her of other Curt isities too tedious to mention, which Cannot he found in anv other Public Garden in Europi II. o,- America, it being forty-two years in collecting with care le and assiduity, and at a great expeiise, and is we"l worth the re public alteuion fo a view to this syl-ndid Public Garden. On the place is a handsome Theatre. The location is g oil, and r, enterprise might rntkr it to ihe Phila^elphians what Niblo's is h- to New York. _ '"8 l? MR. LEOPOLD DE JANoN negs to inl'ora ra, fiMad* 9 1*1 nnd the puhlie, th it he continues giving lesions in the French and Spanish Languiges, si?i on the guitar aud the vio " lin, at mi IMMmUCi <30 Houston street, or ai those of his Pu- , riu. _ RtKF.RgVCKS. JU Rev. John Power. D. D. Mr. Marluscelli, Consul of I Rev. 11. 0. Pise, 13. D. Naples, j Rev. Wainwrighl, D. D. D?. K. Arnonlt, Her T. Hiulilart, Mr. H. C de Rham,' R. T Jenka, Teacher. Mr. H. (Jriunell. Mr.de la Fori at, Consul of France. il'l lm*r RL. hfVRYMSER, 34 Barclay, corner 8t. Peter's Place, respectfully invite his friends and the public gener >lly, to ea'l and ei tini ,e his choice assortment of Wines, Teas, Cordials, Fruits, Spici s and (Jroceriea of the finest qualities, which he offers at priest that cannot fail to satisfy purchasers. The attention of connoisenrs is particularly invited to the Wines and Liquors. which are of the choicest vintages, and ire offered at the most mods rite prices. A very suiuinor article of Raspberry and Charry Biandy, suitable for the holid y*. il?tl3w,r ? FRENCH'S HOTEL. rPHF. subseriher having completed the enlargement of hia ,1 * Hotel, No. 9< Chatham street, and entirely refitted it in a novel and magnificent atyle, reapectfnlly offers ita attractions [ to the public. j The upper part of the establishment ia titled np with lodging room*. Inni-slifd in the heat manner mil replet- with every a|> noiiituieut calculated to add to the convenience and comfort of liiacthtomers. rh*?e ro-ma will be let for the day, week, or I month. The principal lloorcontaiua a Picture Oallery, Library, He * Iish Halo ,n and Bar. arranged in a costly and unique style. Oysters, Welsh Rarebits, Poached Kgga, and all other season ., aide relishea will he served in the bert manner, and of the very i heat quality. Hia liquors will be selected from the choicest stocks in the country. The Library is jnrge, containing many valuable standard I n ikisfnf In setosce, the arts, literature and politics, t The historical portion of'it is rich in rare and curious works, il lustratiiig the I istoiy end politics of this country, from its uis covery to tho pit sent lime. I t The Oallery contains many fine paintings, by old masters, of | pleasing and intereatmg subject*, welt worth the attention of i the admireia of art. , 'I'lie subscriber has spared neither pains nor'ipense to render ' his establishment worthy of an extended public patronage. It I 1 (S his aun to supply his customers with a piace of resort of an , ii.tellectual and elevated character, atol he docs not hrsitate to f say that the matcri al he has provided has never been *ur|>assed ' hi any similar establishment, here or in Europe. He therefore I > confnleotlv invites the public to come and see the desirable and ( ra i.-iial resort he his established,convinced that tliey will admit his euterprite to be as deserving of encouragement and sue- ' ccaa, at it is inn inc and novel. r 1 RICHARD FRENCH. t ' N. B.?The Ho'el will be closed at It o'clock, P. M.. out lodgings can be .,t>t tined until 2 A .VI. <120 lm*r OKKIt K. OK Hi. Al.HI It N as It (It. II c. HI e K, KAII. * HOAD COMPANY Clisa-sDiau*. Dec 9. 1*42. C A SEMI-ANNUAL dividend ol J i?i erut on the capital M stock of this Comtuny will be pud on the third niy of January nest Shareholders whose stack is registered in the city transfer le oka of this Company will receive payment at w The B ink of tin State ..f New York in the city of New York, (| and those whose stock is not registered In the city will be paid their dividend at this office i By order of tho Prisident and Directors. 1: '114 tor. ir UlA-t SKYMOl 11, rresanrer j OHN Vf. DAVTKs A JONES inform their menus snrt 0 s< customer* tkai they hare received their winter fashions for Caps?a varietv of pew styies for youth and children. The c i I raeovienne Turban now so muen worn, is manufactured by It tiiem. Also a new style of travelling cap, very convenient fo ,, gentlemen travelling a29 lm*r m WILLIAM ST. ??? ?? HERA 43. Herald 4 <>u 11,, L;-n(m?e Almanac-, for IS4H. S M T W T VH 8MTVTFD January,. 1 2 3 4 A A 7 jULr ... 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II 12 13 14 15 16 17 10 II 12 13 14 15 If 18 19 20 21 22 23 21 17 18 19 20 21 22 Z 25 26 27 28 29 30 24 25 26 27 28 29 3! 21 St. Lonli. [Correipondence of the Herald.] St. Louis, Mo , Dec 18, 1842. Financial Affairs?Business ? Legislature? Illinoit ?Steamboat Accidents?Fashion and Bulls?Advice. Mr. Bennett:? I observe you have complied with my request. 1 now devolves upon me to fulfil my promise,?I say to you in as briel a manner as the girls used to say to you as they were tripping to their work, "Mr. Bennett, give me the 'Herald.'" I say here is my lucubrations; publish them if you deem them worthy your notice. Were it not too late to interest or benefit any one of your readers, I could name to you how our Missouri Bank gave credit and caused the bills of the Mineral Point Bank to be received on deposit, and in payment for notes due it, and placed on a par with its own issues?how the Cairo Bank got a circulation through the Mntual Insurance Company office?the Miners' Bank through the Gas Light Insurance Company?'.he Bills of the banks in Illinois kept at par by being received 011 deposit aud in payment of debts due the Perpetual Insurunce Company and the Missouri Bank, and by them loaned out very liberally to the directors and their particular friends, and of the demise of the Mineral Point Bank, Cairo Bank, Miners' Bank, the banks in Illinois and their godfathers, tin- Mutual Insurance Company, Gas Light Company, Perpetual, and of the alarming illness of the Missouri Bank, which had shown symptoms of consumption tor some time past, and many of our good citizens feared the hasty consumption had overtaken it, but by calling to its aid the assistance of skillul and experienced men, it wae restored to its wonted good health, the disease having been erased, in a manner, from its system, and its restoration to good health. 1 could name to you the particulars attending each movement; but as they are numbered among the things that were, I feel confident the reviewing of them would not interest your readers. The poet says, "after life's fitful fever man sleeps well," so it has been in the above named inanimate bodies. Business, for the past month, has been extremely dull; all the rivers above our city are, and have been closed for the past four weeks. The Mississippi river never was known to have been aslow as it has been the past fall, but 3i feet water on some of the bars below our city. The extreme low water has played the duece with our steamboats. The channel of the river is full of snags and sawyers?when the water becomes so low as to compel boats to keep in the channel, then the boat owners weep for the loss of their boats. The following boats were sunk the last week:?The "Brazil," "Rock Island," "Bowling Green," " Loyal Hanna," and the iron steamer "Valley Forge." The latter was supposed to be snag proof, and bid defiance to sawyers, but the grave yard?as our boatmen term a place where lie some dozen boats?proved too much for it, and she was compelled to yield. The Valley Forge lies in the channel; boats cannot pass that place until some of them are removed, as trie snngs are so thick, it is with some difficulty a i/awl run pass through in safety. Many ask "will fcongrrss do any thing for the improvement of the Western Rivers 1" We fear they will be too much engaged in Presidential aflairs to attend to minor matters, such as the preservation of life and property. Can we not call upon you to lend a helping hand I reflect for a moment how manysuffer by the lossof one of our floating palaces, the bratsmen. Many of them have their little all invested, the accumulation of years of industry nnd perseverance ; the farmers have their produce, stock, !ec.f on board, searching a market; the merchant, his merchandise, the mechanic, his implements of trade, and passengers are crowded on the bark?and they wend their way to distant ports, with happy hearts and cheerful countenances- As they progress down the stream, they coine in contact with that hideous monster, and frequently all are consigned to a watery grave. Imagine the feelings of that tnan as he sits on the bank of the river, beholding the waves rolling over that bark containing his all, which, but a lew moments before, was ploughing the water like a thing of life. What pen can describe the anguish of that mother when news is brought to her, that her only son and su|>porter in her old age, had met with a watery grave I I leave the subject, honing you may feel sufficient interest in the welfare of the citizens of the West to lend a helping hand Our Legislature has been in session about three weeks?they have been busily engaged, and have accomplished the following:?He-elected Dr. Linn to the U. S Senate;elected Mr. F. Kennettpresident of the Hank of Missouri; elected officers to the different branches; abolished lotteries nnd the selling ot lottery tickets within this State. The financial men from the upper counties are trying to effect a trade with the delegation from this county; they wish the Missouri Hank, stone building and all, removed to Jeflerson city, and give in exchange the Penitentiary?about an even exchange, if the movers are thrown into the latter to superintend to the financial department. Now, Mr. Bennett, if you want to break your suspenders and burst your buttons off laughing, just corne and take a peep at our legislature. From reading their speeches I have come to the conclusion it is a rare collection of wisdom and intellect. What will be the result of their deliberation and argumentation would require a murh better Yankee than I am to guess. One thing is certain, if the financial bill should become a law, the punishment inflicted, which is the I^tate prison, lor a violation of it, will be but a very short time, if Miller prophecies conectly. The Illinois Legislature commenced itH session two weeks ago. Some of the members have relieved themselves of considerable wind they brought with th^tn to the sect of government, against the^tate and Hank of Illinois. Nothing has been done for the b?nefit of the citizens of that State, fetters from Si'ringfield.receivd to-day, say .1 udge? Douglass and Breese were the candidates for U. S. Benator to fill the vacancy. Last week the "Liberty Fire Company" gave a ball at the Planters' House, which was well attended. All classes were there, judges, lawyers, doctors, merchants, manufacturers, married ladies, engaged ladies, would-like-to-be engaged ladies, and misses; all enjoyed themselves well. A good supi>er was riven to the company by the worthy landlord, Mr. Stickney, and when they had their fill of dancing, each wended their way to their respective homes The company realised about 8900. which goes to wards paying; for the engine house recently erected. On Wednesday evening last one 01 the series of arties was given at the same place. This was of a fifferent complexion; no one was admitted but thoee of noble birth. These parties nre got up on reasonible terms, tickets $2, so as to allow person* amusenent.and the expense trifling. So far. very good. In he arrangement with the landlord be waste give hem a cold suigier,but nothing w?s said about the adies' dresses?to nave seen 'bent one would have 'opposed the year 1838 had come again. The Miaaea } WPre the belles of the evening; their handtome persons, frank and ('repossessing countenances, resembling their worthy father) easy gait, and ihove all their elegant manners, which qualities ar est the attention of strangers, caused me t? gaze at hem and to form a favorable opinion. In another ,nrt of the room could be seen Miss Pilgarlick, poseasing a fine person, and I am told of superior inrllect, but her manners, which every lady ought to ulu vate, produced surprise by her declining to .lance tfule in the cotillon, to the annoyanceol the others in W sett,sremed to say, 'ma doo't want me to dance; it till snoil my beautiful dress ; she wants me to wear at the next partv.' She had many admirers, bat tli-y re some rather green youths, who think a woman sail perfection and holiness It offends me to the very r>nl to behold those silly, foolish persons, and it is nly with a desire to check those old and heartless oqaettea in their career, attd which will serve as a mile to tUose artless and innocent girls from their cs'ilential example, that I now name it. For the following code of morals, accept my 1 lLD. J Price Two Centa. thanks. "Let the young men ol the present day, just entering upon business, take care how they make a start in life. II they imitate the conduct, the meanness and the ways of those who, by their own folly, indiscretion and extravagance, swell the lists of bankruptcy, and call honesty a species of "aristocracy"?they never will succeed. This is the most propitious time in the world tobegin business, but It must be heffiin OB the riuht iirineml*?iU_ proper temper?the highest industry?the coolest sagacity?and above all, with an inflexible adherence to truth, integrity, economy and cash down, whether it is "democracy or aristocracy.'" That young men may have another opportunity of imtub mg your good advice to them, I have quoted the above paragraph from the "Herald" of the 6th inst. | Roderick. I Charleston. [Corr'tpomJeilce of the Henlcl.] ! Charleston, S. C., Dec. 25, 1842. James Gordon Bennett, Esq :? ? i >ear Sir : ? I Our city is very quiet in all respects, at this time, ' inconsequence of the holidays. Dr. Lardner has been lecturing to small houses the last week, chiefly ladies, at 25 cents the lecture. He has the Hibernian Hall, at forty or fifty dollars per night, and will t scarce make excuses. The theatre is doing but little better. Mr. Forbes has won laurels, though, and done much to redeem the managerial character in this city, which has tor some time been below par. He has cut down the prices?driven out the yellow horde who formerly were admitted behind the scenes tor the entertainment of certain parties? has introduced a thorough reform in the morals and management of the stage. This will do much for him; and the greatest laborand exertions evident to deserve success. The manager is a host in himself ?and has played Claude Mellnotte, Duke Aran/a.in the Honey Moon, and Hamlet, with great success in his impersonations Mons. Paul, J. R. Scott, the Seguins, Arc. Arc., are to appear in regular sue ce^ion. So much for our amusements. Great anxiety exists in regard to the news by the Britannia. Her news is daily expected ; and should it prove favorable, a vast amount of cotton will move directly. Our wharves probably never presented such an appearance as at this moment. It is almost impossible to make your way along, from the mountains of cotton piled up. block ing the way. Freights must improve, unless there should be a great accession to the number of vessels now in port. Rates are slowly advancing, from the scarcity of vessels, and the immense amount to go forward. Brigs George and Cumberland, arrived liom New York, tins morning. In the offing, ships Lucas and OceanuH. from Boston. As we have no paper published till Tuesday, you may get this ship newstrom no other source. I shall endeavor to give you whatever comes up in this city, in the shape of news, with something of regularity. The Herald appears to be gaining popularity every where. It certainly is here, and it I would be strong evidence of a want of intelligence if it were not popular. Yours, Ate. i .Jamaica. [Corrnponileuceof llie Herald.] Jamaica, Dec. 28th, 1842. Dear Sir As you generally wish to be acquainted with all the transactione that are taking place in your vicinity, 1 have taken the liberty to Bend you a short description of the annual ball given by the Brooklyn Horse GuardB, at Jno. B. Snedecors, on the night of the 27th inst. The beauty assembled on this occasion speaks high for the correct taste ol that corps. The display of ietnale loveliness was exceedingly rich. Prominent we noticed Miss J , from Flatbush, dressed in white satin, whose bewitching eyes and dimpled cheeks near drove us to distraction. The Misses S chained all by their quiet dignity and beauty; the youngest is destined to break more hearts than she will be able to mend, "Uncle John" has reason to be proud ol them. We also , saw Mrs. Lr and her unmarried sister, who has rather the advantage?her mild sweet eye and beautiful mouth drew many an admiring glance; she is a very interesting girl?we saw that Hiram had the same opinion. Bnt the bdlt ol the eveniug was Mrs. C , from Brooklyn, dressed in fawn-colored figured silk ; a more beautiful woman isfseldom seen,and as her dark eyes flashed around, many a sigh was breathed by two or three young bachelors to think she was fast in Hymen's bonds. We noticed a banner worked and presented to the troop by Miss W , of Flatbush, who is a very pretty girl. Capt E. presented a very soldier-Jike appearance, to which, his having a Roman nose, ana being a little oblivous about supper time, added no little. Mr. M , the manager, managed everything well ? though those barn-yarc! boots would not pass for Hessian, if the bottoms of the pants were inside. Mr t*. hardware merchant, from your city, seemed to enioy it highly, and the way he used that fancy step on all occasions wbb not bad?won't yon please to learn one more. . Thesupi>er was served in John U.'s best style,and does him much credit. We having no lady with us, was obliged to withdraw to the bachelor's table in an adjoining room, where we found our friend L., i from Fori H., putting the table into a roar, and then keeping them there, aided and abetted by his friend A , from your city. Supper being finished , dancing commenced. < 1. did that fancy step better than ever; and aftertaking one more glance at the beauty before us, we departed for our domicil. leaving the happv party, who did not go home till mornimr. W,8U To the EDrroR of the Herald :? "A subscriber," writing in your paper of this morning, mmpfninsof the Directors of the Mercantile l.il.rary Association, for having in (wo instances substituted new lecturers for those promised in their programme. Agreeing with him fully in the opinion that this is a grievance, I only reply for the pur|?ose of fixing the blame in the right quarter. The lecturers who have not kept faith with the Assoca| "on, are Mr. Dana, Senior, of Boston, and Charles O'Conor, of this city. The former was prevented by serious illness, from visiting the city, to fulfil his en|;agement, and is, of course, excusable. But the alter,whose engagement to lecture was positive and unqualified, refused to perform that service when the time came, although he could offer no valid excuse. He repudiated his contract with as little remorse as (yovernor McNutt cancelled the bonds of Mississippi. How he can reconcile such conduct with his ideas of honor and integrity, I cannot conceive. Your correspondent should, however, transfer his censure from the Directors of the Association te Mr. O'Conor, on whose head it should rightfully fall. The only lault with which they are chargeable, is that of having announced Mr. O'Conor as one of their lecturers, on the mistaken presumption that his word could be relied on. Yours, very respectfully, . <S As Ofpickr of the Association. Saturday, Dec. 81, 1842. NOTICE ts HKKKBY OIVEN-ThataaanpUe.iioo will ,i be midetothe l.eai.latnre of the Suite of}?ew York, st it ft nest session, to he hoiden stthe capitol, qy city of Al m tiny, on it..- fi.it Taetday of Jine.nrleys ov Wuhiar t r 01 f'n.-iH'et Temperance Beneficial 1 y New V on. for in Art of Ineor|w?loi.: nam. eietv may te incorporated iu* hereafter known by the nam# .Tdtide .f "The ^ B.asA-ml Society, of the etty of New York D*l'd ?*'''' A-C. FLANAOAN. 1 / KDHaFD 0. COhNKHY, j C.A. MERKIO, J , dB lawgtr cpEMPERANCE?Bl/T NOT TEETOTAI,?Thei sub 1 scriber offers for sale r?ra winea of the following kind. Madeira, in wood and glass, yanous grades. (. Sherries, do do do V Porta, do do . do BurgtinJies, in glaaa, ygnona kinds. Champagnes, do do Clarets, do do ^Tb"^ wine. ? warranted. DyivdT'' rorour Pin.- *n?l U ilium ?fs. 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