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Mv'. YORK HERALD* *w T(rh, Mmdar, * - f ID, IMS* | New Literary Depot Optnrd. JAMES GORDON BENNETT, J -fa th*r worda, it itun tMnr ha* opened, at M |*|> "* Hkkai.d office, North-Weet corner of Naiiati end Kulton etreoU, a drpel for the tale of ail the faihionable end current Literature of the age. He mono by thie to take the wind out of the tail* of Motet V Beach, and to confine that ileek old rat to hie Jacksonville, L'liter and Malone ahinplaetera, including alto h o> tter cellar. For a catalogue of the work tor sale, see advertisement. JAME9 GORDON BENNETT, Ja., Hie X mark. Nr:w Yoaa. 2Sth Jarunn l ua. of the T xrhfquriw1Vtrenail) of the .u rd It eve I |M<1 Awfal Position of tlie Government. On Friday last, a very remarkable und momentous movement took place in the House of Representatives. After a short debate, in which Mr. Fillmore and 0 J. Ingersull made sjieechefi, a vote >vaa taken on the Exchequer plan of the President, and it was utterly defeated, by a vote of 193 to 18 a vote almost unprecedented in the history of any country except that of Coney Island. The whig and locotoco parties united together to put down the Exchequer and the minority of eighteen developes, philosophically, the exact number of the famous "guard," which now support the administration of John Tyler in the House. At me commencement of the present Congress, (the Extra seasion) the " guard" only numbered, in their most paliny days, about six or seven, incuding Mr. Wise, the head, and Mr. Proffit, the tail. In consequence of the recent'pleasant weather, the approach of a comet towards the orbit of the earth, and other philosophical phenomena, the " guard" ha' increased enormously in hulk and quantity, and now numbers about eighteenor twenty The following is the vote in favor of the Exchequer scheme, being those members only who are sfrictly considered the " guard Messrs. Barton, Foster, l.D. Jones, Borden, P. <J. Ooode, Morris, Bowne, llalsted, Rencher, O. tv. Caldwell, Hudson, Tillinsrhast. i^owen, Irwin, T.W.William*, Cashing. W.C. Johnson, Winthrop 19. To these we ought to add Messrs. Wise and Proffit, who were both absent in the temperance cafl of the capitol, and who are considered the principal leaders Mr. Wise, a leader within the bar ot the House of Representatives,aud Mr. Proffit, a leader at the bar of Brown's Hotel thus forming the round number of " twenty voices" who support the administration. J This is a most singular, pregnant, philosophical, and remarkable development. It shows that the administration, disconnected with any party, is utterly inefficient and powerless, for good or evil. It is in a state of suspended animation, which the whole patronage of the government, like one vast galvanic battery, can't start into life, "no wayyou can fix it." A dead frog would show more signs of vitality, on the application of a metallic conductor. This development also indicates that the two organised parties equally withhold their support from Captain Tyler that all the eflorts of the "guard," for nearly two years, to create a party, have been powerless and ineffectual that the government is rapidly approaching a mo9t hopeless state of bankruptcy and that they cannot get through the next summer without calling an extra session to procure funds to pay lor the absolute necessities of life, including pork and crackers for the chowder of the kitchen table. What is the financial position of the administration I In debt about #30.000.000 with an annual revenue of about $14,000,(XX), and an annual expenditure of $25,(XX),000, or more. If something, therelore, is not done soon, the general government, with its vast financial power, will soon follow the States, of Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana, and Pennsylvania, towards the highest cataract of Salt River. While the tariff of last year has utterly destroyed the revenue, the vast expenditures of the government remain as they were. What can prevent the catastrophe! What can avert utter bankruptcy! While the credit, the finances, the solvency of the government are thus rapidly going, all parties, whigs, locofocos and guard, arc very busy intriguing and manoeuvering lor the Presidency in 1844. What in the wide world are we coming to ! The Somkrs Tragedy. The Court Martial commences its session on Wednesday. It cannot be expected that much new light will be thrown on this melancholy affair, but the public tnind will, doubtless, be more satisfied by the institution ol these proceedings. We will give ample reports tof the progress of the proceedings. Firemen's Baij.. This ball takes place to-night at the Park. It will be characterized by all the magnificence which has distinguished former occasions The decorations are of the most splendid and beautiful description. But the charitable objects ot the entertainment ate of themselves amply sufficient to attract attention. Only a few tickets remain unsold, and all who have not yet procured tickets should make application without a moment's delay. American Land and Loan Office We per ceive that Mr. Wm. L. Simers has opened a Land and Loan office al 14 Wall street. We have known this gentleman for many years and of his capacity and ability for such a business, there is no doubt. This is a very capital establishment for the purchase and sale of real estate, situated either in town or country- For further particulars, see advertisement in another column. Bowery Amphitheatre Welch's entire company make their appearance at this establishment to night, having vacated "Old Dniry'Mortwo evenings to make way for the Firemen's ball; and a display of equestrian and other entertainments will be given never before witnessed in the Bowery. On Wednesday they re-open at the Park with the new pantomime of the "Devouring Ogre," a description of which will be found underour amusement head This pantomime has been in prepaiation for several weeks, and promises to be one of the most gorgeous affairs ever witnessed New and superb scenery* painted by that superior artist, Mr. J. R. Smith, wi!j be among the first features of the piece. Chatham Theatre The new and elegaut pan tomime of the " Black Raven," which has been got uj in the most su|xtI> manner, is presented this evening, in connection with anew drama of powerful interest, entitled "Crazy Jane." The astonishing rapidity with which new plays are produced at this theatre, atlorda undeniable evidence of the enterprising spirit ot thr worthy manager and the superior tact and ability displayed in the arrangement of tiie various characters, scenery, dresses, decoration*, Arc. incident to the pieces, deseive and in fact receive the cordial support ol the theatregoing community. City Intelligence. FASDostD. It has been recently discovered that one of the last sets ol Governor Reward was to pardon I-aar Walters out of State Prison, to which he had been sentenced tor perjury in testifying to the ownership of real estate in various parti ol this city, to a .arge amount, in order to tie received as bail lor Otis Allen, w ho was let loose at the time on such security being entered. This is a disgraceful act. Hani cr Henry A. Harrott, (Peter Reiersen's former relerenco in business,) recently convicted of obtaining money Irom clerks under false pretences, was sent to the Slate prison last week. Also, Elizabeth Follensbee and r.harly Sliught, the " touch and take" thieves. Dingier an l Ross are still in the city prison the former by order of the Sheriir, and the latter by order of the aourt. Cosssinn Council.. Both boards of Aldermen meet this evening at A o'clock. Much important business will be transacted, and the report ol Justice Taylor on police reform willjba submitted to theJBiarJ^of Assistant Alder* > .. A'W s Dky Dock*, aud D*y Facw 'Jot friend, "the devil upon two slicks," in Wall street, having pocketed his 91700, including that " coal ash bill," bid defiance to the whigs ol the Common Council, demolished the contract committee, and annihilated Alderman Atwill, has now turned his attention to " dry docks," accompanied with a whisk of his tail hi rernando wood. And first, it is very amusing to see this distinguished financier of the Courier and Enquirer, taunting Fernando Wood for certain operations in the Phenii Bank, which are common t# all the banks in the country. We have for a longtime been acquainted with the extent of Col. Webb's talents as a financier nor are we alone in apprecia'ing his talents they are fully understood by the United State3 I tank, the Baltimore Trust Company, the North American Trust Company, and various other similar institutions, not even excepting Mr. Comptroller Williamson's department ot this city, and the Committee on Police, Watch and Prisons of the Board of Assistant Aldermen. But though well ' known as a financier, he has never been known as a civil engineer, in the matter of dry docks, wet docks, and all sorts of docks. Let us examine the matter. In Saturday's Courier and Enquirer,there are several columns devoted to the subject ofsectional dry docks," in opposition to " Gilbert's Balance Dock," recommended to Congress by Mr. Wood, in a late official report. Since the recent exposure by the whigs, ot the Courier's " motives" in its late attack upon Alderman Daviesand the contract committee, no one will of course suspect its motives in thus attacking Mr. Wood and Gilbert's Balance Dock. For our own part, we know but little of the relative merits of the two docks in question. Both have their advocates. That Congress and the public at Urge may have the subject fully before them, and be prepared to form a correct judgment upon the subject, we have made some enquiries on the other side, and find that a great deal can be said of a Dry Dock at the naval station, Brooklyn. In the first place, there are numerous cliques of speculators,f&c. opposed to the construction of any dock whatever, at this station, as follows : Clique 1st That in favor of the removal of the station to Ward's Island 21 - on to foot Of 42(1 it-, Hudson River 3d " ' " " New Brighton 4th " ' " " Barn Island 6th " " " " Governor'! Island These cliques have arisen from the fact that the shores, fiats and marshes ot the Wallabout are unfit for the construction of a stone dock. Three examinations thereof have been made first in 1926; 2d 1836; lastly in 1842. The soil arises from a semipeat, mud, black, hard pan, coarse gravelly sand to a depth of one hundred feet. The hard pan is but six feet, and censequertiy cannot sustain the super" structure of a stone dock. The required expenditure at a proper site is estimated at $1,000,000, at the Brooklyn station It would be an experiment; hence the examination of the hydrostatic or floating principle. The sectional process was first applied in this port in the winter of '3S-'39. It was a failure; the patentee could not construct from his project; others attempted to carry out the plan, and partially succeeded. This dock has upset twenty times ; it is located at the foot of Jeflerson street, E. R., a witness of the folly and ignorance of the projector. At length the same patent right pas&ed into the hands of respectable speculators, and the Rutger street sectional dock was built. It was constructed under th. direction ot a worthy man and good mechanic. Ttsmachinery was invented and applied by honest, intelligent mechanics, but its plan and application are what they were at first. The process patented has been retained, and constitutes its distinctive and patentable feature; and it it the use of this jirincip'c, that gives merit to the structure. It is admitted to be a great dock, strong dock and a handsome dock; that it raises vessels high into the light, Rnd air too high lor safety, being on the top of unstable,flexible sections Loading vessels on deck,leaving their holds filled with nothing but air, is a new application of hydrostatics. To carry the weight of a ship in a ship, is an old safe practice- To place it on the top of sectional boxes and trust to other independent boxes to keep it there, and steady the boxes and ship, is anew invention. There is a patent right for it. Who, understanding it, would give a dollar for ltl The balance dock is constructed with greater strength than that of a man of war. Its buoyant power and strength are equal to 2,200 tons. Its length and breadth are adapted to vessels of 400 tons It has raised a dead weight of 1500 tons, in the shape of ballast, vessel, and cargo. Its excess of power is inevitable; there is no loss of power. A dock to raise a line of battle ship of 5,200 tons, would have a raising power of 15,000 tons ; its size would be 240 feet by 90. Its water ballast would be less than 1000 tons for each side camel, which could be discharged upon the raising ot a ship; rendering this dock the mo9l buoyant process imaginable, and ot a draft with a line of battle fhip docked, not exceeding 11 feet. The dispute among the various iliqw* involves but the appearance and apparent power of the two docks now in use; but a government commission was appointed to ascertain the merits of the two plans and process of construction. The authorities in favor of the Balance Dock of John S. Gilbert, who decide that it is decidedly preferable to any other floating plan, are : Walter R. Johnson, Chief of the Bureau of ScientiAc Ex aminations at Washington, Satnuel Humphrey#, Chief Naval Architect of the U. S. Government. R. B Kennon, of the U. 8. Navy. Samuel Hartt, Naval Comtructor, aucceaaor of HehVy Ec.kiord, at the Naval Station, New York, etc. Foster Rhodes, Naval Constructor, New York Station. Baron Ghega, Chief Naval Comtructor of the Austrian Government, and numerous other eminent Civil and Naval Engineers and ship owners. In addition to the above is the following testimony : We, the undersigned, are acquainted with the Balance Dock of John 8. Gilbert have witnessed its operationhave used it to dock and repair our vessel* and areconvinced of ita superiority over any known process of docking : Naw York, Jan. 24, 1848. Boorman. Johnston fc Co. Moses Taylor, Barclay It Livingston, John De Ruyter, Bouchaud It Thehaud, Middleton It Co. McCrarkan It Livingston, L. 1'. de Luxe It Volx, Davis, Brooks It Co. Aymar it Co., Siken 8c Ironside, John A. Moore, Oelrichsit Ki tiger, 8. T. Nicoll, Schucliardt, Kavre It Co. D. A. Kingsland It Co., The names signed to this memorial are of those among the most eminent merchants of P>ia city engaged in navigation. EDWARD CURTIs, Collector. Nkw Yore, Jan. 24,1913. ^uchare the factsand figures the statements and authorities in reterence to the three kinds of Dry Docks, which have become of late a very interesting question, botli in Washington and New York. The idea, however, of imputing corrupt motives to a committee, or any portion of a committee, of Congress, because they may recommend any one of these in preference to the other two, is not only pre|K>sterous and absurd but absolutely wicked and unprincipled. But it seems the Courier and Enquier have only one m thod of treating every subject on every occasion. If uny jierson in Congress, or out of it, entertains an opinion on any subject, differing from die notions of the "devil upon two sticks," he i forthwith denounced as corrupt, interested, no gentleman, and only fit to be "cowhided out of the city." The character of this mode of conducting any public controversy, is such a ludicrous mix'ure flf ilriltil 1111 o /l rx k II w/i * n ijtvnnno /1/Mial/v rra . eration of ignorance and arrogance such a ridicu Ions composition of miserable intellect and ferocious manner- that its incarnation in any being can only excite a broad ha! ha 1 of laughter and derision. Away with all such trash! We have yet full confidence, amid the degeneracy ol the age, that there is yet honesty in Congress to act justly on the subject. Naval It is rumored that Commod'r Dallas will succeed Commodore Jones in command of the Pa cific squadron, the other having been recalled h is also rumored that Captain F. A. Parker will h ive command of the Cast India squadron, of which lie D andy wine w ill he the flag ship Lieutenant A E Downs haa been appointed to the command of the IT S. schooner Grampus. Fibst Motbmbnt or tub Nbw Phiumopkus Thk Approach op tub Koast-but and Plumbpt'ddina Millennium. At length the new-light phil.v-ephers, of the present very intereatiag age, have commenced a decided movement a practical movement a first step towards the Millennium, which is to consist principally ol plenty of roastbeel and plumb-pudding plenty oi work and plenty of play plenty of every thing that the heart of man or woman can delight in. The following important article appeared a few days ago in the Tribune, which is the organ of (he new philosophy in these parts: 1'roiosals for Organizing an AiiOcIatioz We pre> nt to the friends of Asiociation and the Public, the Con titution of, and Propoial* for, lounding an Association. We come forward with the proposition with the fullest confidence that it is an undertaking which offers a perfectly safe investment to capital and abroad and unshack led field of action 10 the enterprising Industrialist or Producer. To establish such an Association as we propose, about $-4)0,000 in cash capital will be required. It would seem that thia sum could tie obtained ; if there are two hundred persona who can invest each upon an average a thousand dollars, the amount can be raised. Their Capital would be perfectly safe, is tho lands, edifices, Hocks, of the Association would be pledged to secure it : this kind of property could not be stolen or squandered, like the Capital of a Bank or an Insurance Company, and thoae who invested their money would be on tho Property and tak part in rendering it profitable and productive. It will offer man a release from the envious strife, the conAicts, (he deceptions and uncertainties of business ; it will offer him an agiceahle abode; where the advantages of Country and City life can be combined, and the healthy pursuits of Industry can be connected with, Intellectual and Social enjoyments, aud the cultivation of the Arts and Sciences. If wealthy persons would take part iu the establishment of the proposed Association, it would secure to them the incalculable advantagesot Attractive Industry and Health; they coull apeud their summers in it, and would And a mode of life infinitely superior to that which they now lead in their isolated Country Seats. Their children would, in additiou, obtain a thorough Education tor a system of Industrial and Scientific EJucation, infinitely superior to any thing that now exists, will ba established in the Association. Aa regards location, we would recommend some point between the Cities of New-York and Philadelphia. A tract of land of a thousand arret will be required, and if a location could he obtained at a favorable point on the beautiful shores of tho Delaware, we would strongly recommend it. HORACE OREELY and ALBERT BRISBANE are ap|>ointed to receive proposals for subscriptions to Stock. Application can be made to tkem by letter post paid or in nerson. (To H. OscitLr.r, at the office of the Tribune; and to A. Brisbanr, at 76 Leonard street. As the first fact to bo ascertained is the amount of Cash Capital which can be obtained, those persons who wish to take part in the undertaking arc requested to state what amount of Stock they can take and pay for in cash. We would particularly request that persons will not mako proposal*, unless they are perfectly certain that they can meet them. One-half of the amount subscribed for will be leouired iu Anril. an 1 one-half in Scntember. Person! who take a lufticient amount of Stock may reserve to themselves the right of entering the Association at any future period. By referring to the will be seen that eight per cent, interest is guaranteed to those who invest a Cash Capital It will be asked What amout of Stock a person must take toobtain admission as a member ofthe Association? We want $300,001); and if none but those who wish to enter the Association will take Stock, then a subscription of $1,000 will be uecesgary. These are the outlines of the first movement that is to lead society to the grand philosophical millennium. What shall we do about it ? As we give a fair and independent support to all new religions, moral and philosophical movements, from Joe Miller the jester, down to Joe Miller the Prophet from Jack Stern the cobbler, up to Joe Smith the Mor- | mon, it is but fair that we should help these valuable latter-day philosophers, Horace Greely and Albert Brisbane. This great project is to pull down all tVe farm houses, towns and cities, and to organize the whole population of the United States into vast agricultu-* ral societies, with immense castles and big barns, in which men and women (and much cattle) are to have equal rights and liberties and devote their whole time to industry, science, philosophy, religion, roast beef and plumb-pudding. The doctrines KanfrnCt T^pnurnonn P.honninflr lcnimuvoAM on/1 all the " wise men of the east," are to be carried into practical operation, and the whole country is to become one beautiful " Gsrden of Eden." New York and all the large cities are to bei permitted to grow over with weeds and grass Broadway will be covered with nettles and prickles but the country in every direction will be covered with gigantic Fourier castles, far more engaging than the Gothic structures of old, and the inmates entirely devoted to science and philosophy. The mtn aud women are then to have equal rights knowledge will cover the earth as the waters cover the sea and the great eastern gate of Eden, which has been guarded by two angels, with flaming swords, for nearly 5817 years, will be opened, and all the world will enter therein. This is the real millennium so step up, you that have money, and take stock. We want 8200,000 to begin with, and we promise 8 per cent interest. Albany. (Correspondence of the Herald.] Ai.bany, Friday, Jan. 27, 1843. In the Senate to-day, Mr. Foster introduced a a bill relative to common schools in the city ot Brooklyn. Mr. Dickinson introduced the following resolutions : "Resolved, That the Comptroller report to the Senate, the amount of all the dehta due from the State to individu als, (omitting what is due from one fund to another,) including all the stocks which have been iaaued to defaulting companies. "Alio, the amount of al lttocka which have been issued to canal or railroad companies which hare paid their interest. "Also, the amount of capital which is required to be invested at 0 per cent, to pay the annual Indian annuities. "Abo, to report the average amount of the auction and salt duties, lor the five years prior to the 30th of Sept. last, and what amount ot principal would be required to be invested at 6 per cent, to produce an annual income equal to such average amount of auction and aalt duties." What with resolutions of this nature, and reports in reply, we, cannot but speedily have a clear insight into the whole financial condition of the State. The bill to incorporate the New York floating dry dock company was passed in committee of the whole, as was also the bill in relation to the trustees of the Seamen's fund and retreat in the city of New York. Tlx* bill to repeal the act in relation to the inspection of sole leather.pasaed May, 1841, was adopted in committee of the whole. Mr. Franklin explained the bill. He said the law now proposed to be repealed, was passed on the last day of the session of 1841, and provided for tue appointment of an inspector-general of sole leatherin the city of New York. The leather dealers, on bein? informed of ito passage united, in a petition to the Governor, that he would make no appointment under the law; and consequently the law had remained a dead Utter ii|Hin the statute book. The leather dealers, with great tinaminity, had asked for its repeal, and hence the introduction of this bill. In the Assembly to-day, Mr. Jones presented n memori 1 and remonstran<- of the Marine Insurance Companies in the city of New York, against the law now , ending, contemplating an alteration in the pilot laws. The objections are based upon the supposition that this law, if passed, will interfere wuh the law of Congress, bv which pilots having licenses from contiguous S' tes, ere permitted to pilot vessels in and out of the harbor of New York. In presenting this memorial, Mr. J. remarked that this supposition was entirely erroneous. The pending law did not interfere at all with the law of Congress, many of the delegation who had charge of the bill being of opinion that any law on this subject interfering with the law of Congress, would be unconstitutional. Bills were reported to-day to incorporate the American Star and AtlaH Mutual I surance Companies in the city of New York. Also, one by Mr. Daly, relative to the Court of Common Pleas in the eitv of New York. The bill (o amend the charter of the New York Bowery Insurance Company, was passed through in committee, and ordered to a third reading. A good deal of debate was drawn out on this bill. Judge Tallmadge cannot have the appointment he was seeking for. The article relative to his past political opinions, in the New York Evening Post the other day. has used hi in up in this quarter. You will have seen ere this, the proposition submitted in the Senate, relative to retrenchment in the salaries of State officers These are important reforms, ami they appear, too likely to meet with favor in the Legislature. The next move, then, should he to cut down their own per diem allowance from 93 to 92, or #1,50, wh ch would render the retrenchment equal in every branch of the State government The Military Convention organized yesterday.and were in session to-day. It is rather a slim affair, however. These military men, who take charge o1 the fines, etc don't like Governor Bouck's message relative to the Military. Simon. Bristow's Writing Acadkmy. In accordance with the spirit of the times, Mr Bristow, the great writing-master, has reduced his price from #12 ti jjti This is the only way to do in these times Every thing m-IIs low, and at a s| ecie basis. Lite r try and scientific instruction is falling, too. Mr Bristow's reputation is to well-known for us to comment on it. He stands A No. 1. 11 ** *~ " *' <+ ' - ianip Stw Board of nrokiri. Q y rJ "Veritas jioet, inter ex tremor" Me Editor 1 observed in your paper of Saturday last, some remarks in relation to the new Board of Brokers. The article appears to have been written with . view to enlighten your readers and the public in relation to the matter, bearing upon its face the ap A Pe li iipurunpp nl cnnditr m t>ntifUH to that r# arw rt whmh rv .u,,vv VI VUIIVV.| mm. >v - - 'I - -----the pigmy attempts of many of your cotemporaries Nothin at satire and ridicule do not merit Any change, cient however, called for by the public, however necessary from the change in the times through which liave f ' we have passed, is always met in some quarter tant new with a sneer, or open opposition when in the latter -j he Pi form 'tis a manly couree in the former beneath _ contempt. vo,e on It appears to be generally supposed that the new hear of a association is entirely composed of men who have gress on been members ot the old Board and become insol- Hii vent. Such is not the tact. Many, who have already signed the constitution, have never been en- mending gaged in business in Wall street, and have met ofCongn every obligation made by them in full. It is true. t[irow8th many were also members of the old Board; ana tives ol those unfortunate in business, are they ever to be financial debarred from pursuing those avocations they have allowing chosen in such manner as tney deem proper! Who 8trU(rgle were the men that formerly ruled the destinies of t|,e nrxt ] the old Board! Who the master spirits ol its palmy Hn(j strd;. days! Who were those whose individ Jal opera- He will r tions far exceeded in amount the whole business rencv tha now done in their assembled wisdom! Who are if it 'benc the parties that have sujfered most by the hurricane silently a that has passed over our land! Those alone who 8Ume he had anything to lose; those who had nothing ea- it' caped, or having any thing, treasured it as a miser In the would his ingots; men without energy or enterprize, refundins with nought to recommend them hut the yellow has the <! dust. I would ask how many members of the old j^r q Board have or can meet their contracts! How creasing many set there daily, so involved in deot as to be 9t,u furj|, unable to meet the most trivial demand! Still it is Commam not with crimination or recrimination that the new ^ comi association hopes for success. True, many of its ti,e jjavv members are bankrupt in money, though in repuia- atructed i

tion they still think tney can claim an equal snare, tjjat at j, to use no stronger term, with at least a large major- 8teameJ v ity of the now sitting members of the old concern. jyj, The iamous report of the committee on the ap- more Na plication of several of their members for readmis- Expeditic sion, is written with such plain, such acceded opin- " jyjr j^. ions, that none can question its iruth, the many its |on? QUr , expediency, had it emanated from men' who al- the Nortli vvays were, and ever would be, governed by its prtn- ^|9q one cinles. I would refer to it only as a rule by -which there had all former, as well as after questions, should be set- ^ bill v tied; but when I see some members f that com- 3Ureties mittee applying for the benefit of the bankrupt act, Jesse I I, for one, must question the reality of the feelings r*nv ( II..>i \ir:n ..i.. .1 _r -_*-rov- v . vru. ui.y Kcuiiciuau ui HOUSe ad that committee, when a suit is instituted against . him for debt, plead its settlement under a bankrupt J *?,*?' discharge? II so, their beautiful system of the in blewith t violabiltty of contracts, so happily expressed in their u in posiei report, falls, like their creditors' demands, to the mto then ground. i the cesaior The idea of an open and public sale of stocks and exchange is not new. Past experience in all countries, shows us that secret associations, where a per- From r son's property is tossed about by a private clique, boat of r moulding the market to their will,have been unsuc- with a sli cessful. Secrecy carries with itself the idea of intelligen something wrong. Honesty and truth require no tosaywh concealment, but acquire additional lustre by the but it see scrutinizing glance at their beauties. The age of Itappen star chamber proceedings is past. The public have after capt too long trusted their property to men beyond their a large pa control. Within how short a time have we seen conflict, those who stood highest false to their trusts! Insti- ans. It i tution after institution has fallen around us, till we killed dui now see but a crumbled mass of ruins where before escaped, we beheld so perfect yet so fanciful a structure. The fo] Why is this? We have placed too much confidence gives the in men, where we could not see their acts We Since c have worshipped the mail but forgolton human na- have seer ture. rect from If this new association is so feeble, if it is compos- with a poi ed of men so lost to all that ennobles man,why these command puny attacks? why by them give it an importance Anotherp you say it does not merit? If it is so feeble it will Gen. Son soon fall. Would it be manly in a giant to attack mander, s an infant? Do not these very attacks carry with town; bu them fear of its success, and is not the vacant sneer had captu and forced smile, but the covering of a baser pas- toadvunt sion beneath them. after a de This new association expects to stand alone on its captured i merits, and we would have the public to examine of ourtro our proceedings, and judging from them, to say capiured i "By their fruiti shall ye know them." taken by About ment on Rio Janeiro. / On?Two [Correspondence of the Herald.] zales by o Rio Janeiro, Sept., , 1842. these twe In a former number, I incidentally alluded to the 1 seizure of an American vessel at Rio de Janeiro, iaMme'c by the Government, and the institution of a suit by ans were the captain for her recovery. I have procured some in the nig of the details of the transaction, and present them 's"i l'iat for the information of those who may feel an inter- arm 'were est upon such a subject. killed! 1 The barque Mary, Captain Clarke, was chartered jjj^ ,T^ in London for Monte Video, and proceeded to that hairTsa'ys1 port with a valuable cargo, consisting principally of commanc powder. The cargo could not be disposed of at Monte Video, and was subsequently sold at Beunos Avres, but being contraband, the captain was com- Sui-rka pelled to give bond in the sum of $10,000, that it Strout et should not be discharged in the Argentine Republic, s for g" A brig was chartered to meet the Mary at sea and cujt Coui receive the cargo. The cargo was transferred upon No. 23. J the coast of Brazil, at which time a British brig of |( war was present, and the officers were on board the defendant barque, and remained until the transfer was made, 11 o'clock and the vessel receiving the cargo sailed to the southard. They have given a certificate of the fact, certified before the British Consul. *11, do. ct The Mary arrived at Rio, and the captain and his Boston, si officers made the necessary depositions before the cha'slm American Consul, and procured his certificate that Eoio , Bo'u the cargo was discharged on the coast of Brazil, so yerpool; Bj as to annul the bond given at Monte Video. The American Consul proceeded immediately to the in- nOiImm! spector of the customs, and agreed with him, upon Satsbwa condition of his paving the seamen's wages, and otherbillsofthevessel.tolaysuch information before "mobIli" him as would secure the confiscation of the barque h id r, kIi upon the ground of smuggling upon the coast. Up- / ."fXPV1 on his representation, the vessel was seized, and the vhioco' captain imprisoned. Through the influence of YmksAldr Capt. Clarke's friends, who are the most influential , Naw Oi in Rio, lie was released and representations made of ai'iuUhard' the unjustifiable nature of the seizure 1 must do Puker, <lo'; Mr. Hunter, our Minister here, the justice to say. that he has t iken a deep interest in the affair, and t*nce sil l that neither him nor the American merchants here hunt.'New could believe the part which the American Consul Omude.Cc has taken in the business, until the proofs were con- Mmv" B,*i elusive, and he admitted the fact himself. When Sl.m informed that one-half the proceeds of the confis- ' cation goes to the inlormer, the motives of the Atner- {Jt? T1 ican Consul will at ones be perceived rfal qorv If any one is able to extricate his vessel from such a difficulty, Captain Clarke is that tnan. He unites . . unusual intelligence with much perseverance, and ,an,1,> supported as lie is by great personal influence on th *'rc to kn jiart of many friends, mav succeed in defeating the beamo t object of the Consul. IIow h nlea of smuggling can past, press be sustained, when it is proved that the transfer was bit, and h; made at sea, and the vessel receiving the cargo im- th^m from mediately proceeded to some other port, it is difficult to conceive. Justice and law are not always maguifli Rvnnnummiq und mferpQl maw in thi nuu ricfl. too strongly for the iormer to urevail. Most of the ftr>- Ba American merchants have taken an interest in the Worthv of proceedings, and 1 believe all of them sustain the ' captain with 'he exception of one, who is the men- vocal i"1'" tor of the Consul, and to whom I have alluded in a troupe ot previous letter. However, he has no influence any the magn where excent with the Consul, and is so well known tary ipect that I think his opposition will have a favorable ef- ing tb(> ai feet upon the claim of the captain. The case is not . . yet decided, and is looked upon with great interest, as involving an important principle. effect*. 1 Cixcinnattts. dwarf, goi benefit. AproiNr.mknts by Gov. Boncn, Jan. 27. Kinos quite llnp County Jo'in Greenwood. fir t fudge, in the nlace tinueasci of John A. Lott, resigned. William A. Thomson, William Ellsworth. William Harper, Sidney C. Herbert, Alfred G. Stevens, James P.'T * II. Cornwell, John Barkeloo, F lix O'Neil and Je- , nun remiah Voorhees, commissioners of Deeds for the j t city of Brooklyn, vice William A. Green, Frederick f thii inti If. Hulbert, Theodore Eames, Edw. Copeland, New Woi John G. Bergen, Philip J R. Stanton. Alex. Kis- us slight!' sani and John Dikeman, whose terms nave or are signed to I about to expire. hundred Navy Orijkks. Jan. 16. Lieut. Wm. S. Young, i8ll(|, ship Vandalin, New York; Lieut. J. W. Rovere, glowing i brig Bainbridge, Boston; Lieut. George W. Chapman, brig Porpoise, New York; Lieut. H. Gansevoort, schr Grampus, Norfolk; PnrserT. E. Norri*, Agents store-ship Erie, Boston 17th Lieut. George P I'er* Publi U| shur, command of brig Truxton,on the 1st Feb ; Lieut. II. H. Lewis, ship Vandalia New York; 0f7" A Midshipman R. Milligan, ship Independence, do. principal Hth-Leave of absence to Asst. Snr. J. CVC. Bar- J*1* clay, one month; to Midshipman W B. Browne, i|eyion two months: to Midshipman C. H. Baldwin, two rnrllf b , months; sndtoMid. C. H. Oakley, one month- ire alio to liey having returned on sick ticket from the Medi- room, hui irrranesn; Mid R. C Duvall, receiving ship New plisd wit York 20tli Mid. A N. Smith, store ship Erie. nek t Boston. 21st Lieut. R. D. Thorburn, duty under 'J1 "J1"'1? he orders of the chief of the Bureau of yards and this hstat locks; Chaplain J P B Wiliner, furlough, twelv> (u> ti months; P Mid J C. Henry, order to receiving .rthacnt vefsel Pltiladelphia revoked; Mid. D. Ochiltree, >oitl<i, at detached from Vandalia Resignat on Jan. 19 I Chaplain Samuel T. Gillet. * w wmm rHE SOUTHERN MAIL. Wuklnftoa. f Correspondence of ihe Herald. | Washington, Saturday Night, I January 28(h, 1843. > at Message Expected from the President, die. ig occurred in the House to-day of suffiireat to trouble you with a detail of. But I -ived intimation of a piece of rather impor out of the House. resident feels very deep regret at the recent the Exchequer; and you mast expect to special Message being sent by him to ConMonday, to this effect, viz : That having that he deems it to be his duty, in recoma measure of finance for the consideration :as; and that having been rejected, he now ie whole responsibility upon the represents the people to relieve the country from its embarrassments. Without caring for, or himself to be affected by the great political going on between the two great parties for Presidency, he shall pursue u plain, honest, ghiforwara course, as he has hitherto done, eceive any measure for regulating the curit Congress may think proper to adopt; and f unconstitutional, in hit ju/lgrnent, he will illow it to become a law. That is, I prewill keep it over ten days without signHouse to-day, Mr. Paynf. spoke in favor of ; General Jackson's fine. General Dawson oor on this subject. H. Williams offered a resolution for inthe army, and Mr Cave Johnson one for er reducing it, and abolishing the office of der-in-Chief. munication was read from the Secretary of , staling that Mr. R. L. Stevens had con\ small war steamboat on his plan, and lis own expense ; and that the large war vould soon be built. iams offered a resolution to promote tour vy Commanders those of the Exploring in. It was referred. rnbll offered resolutions, enquiring how vessels of war had lain in foreign ports, as i Carolina had lain ten months in Calias. as to how many Government defaulters t been in the laBlyear. vas read a third time to relieve Swartwout's It has already passed the Senate, loyt's defalcations are $1226,295 31!! jilmer offered the following, and the Ijourned. I, That the President of the United States lie lo communicate to tho House, it not incompatihe public interests, whether any information ision ef the Government of the United States egotiation of a treaty or of overtures to treat for i of California by Mexico to England. W. H. A. Texas. A passenger by the N. Orleans Thursday, has furnished a contemporary p from the Bee office, containing disastrous f, ,l t..~. i. : :li w Hum VII^ ICAIAII amiy. u 13 IllipusSlDie lether or not the accounts can be relied on, ms to us to need confirmation, irs that a portion of the invading forces, uring the town of Mier, were attacked by .rly of Mexicans, who after a desperate retook the town, and captured 250 Texiis further stated that 400 Mexicans were ring the engagement, but only two Texians llowing from the Houston Morning Star news more in detail. mr paper went to press this morning, we i Mr. Ncedham, who arrived last night dii Bexar. He slates that Gen. Somervell, rtion of the army that remained under his I. about 200 men, had returned to Bexar ortion ot 300 men, leit the command o( < tervell, elected Col Win. S. Fisher comind went down to Mier, and captured the j it a shower of rain came up just after they red it, so that they could not use their rifles age, and the Mexican army arrived, and sperate engagement, retook the town, and ibout two hundred or two hunured and fifty 1 iops. During the engagement our troops , 9even pieces of artillery, which were re- , the Mexicans. i 100 Mexicans were killed in the engage- t ly four Texians were killed. It is not | 'on what terms the Texians surrendered. ' Texans escaped, who were found at Gon- 1 >ur army when it returned, and it is from J > men that Mr. Needham derived this 'he names of these two men Are Chaik and They say that they secreted themselves anes in or near the town, while the Tex- ] fighting in the stone houses, and they left i ht after the firing had ceased. Thev say 1 the fight lasted from 12 o'clock till 2 p. m. ' fay. and during all this time only four Tex- J killed, and four hundred Mexicenswere ( ["he story seems quite too incredible tor be- , ; army under Gen. Somervell neard noth- ( intil they h id reached liexar. Mr. Need- t Sinclair reported that the Mexicans were i led by Gens. Ampudia and Canales, and < vhole Mexican force was 1,500 or 2,000. < egitier, Jan. 2\st. a ik Couri, U. S , January 28 No. 9. J. J al. lihellants vs. claimants und owners of ( isville. Api>eal from the Circuit Court U. stern Louisiana. The decree of the Cir- t t in this cause was affirmed with costs, j ohn Loyd plaintiff in error vs George S. ' This cause was argued by Mr Setnines * lintiff in error, and by Mr. Taylor for the t in error. Adjourned till Monday morning ["EST SOUTHERN SHIP NEWS. J Jui 2fi Arr Trio, Doane, NYork: Empire, Powd 2'th, Hilcvon, Patteraon, Jamaica; Nahuit.Pierce, d P.oxy, firrdford, nod #M ciiet, Crowell, Weil tos, Jan 26 Cld Jauel, (Br) Bourne, Oreeoock; ney, Havana. Arr 23th, Thetia, (Br) Vatrghan, Liaxil, Andrev , Sali-m. Bid Oceanua, Liverpool; weip; Iceland, do; Auaon, Barkman, New York; Herbcat, do; Abaguu, Havre; Powhiltan, Baundera, | H, Jan 23 Cld Claritia Andrevri,Colby, Liverpool; 'rue. Boirnn; Havrua, O.lpitricU, Havana. Cld Cottrell. NOrUana. Jin 2" Arr Heliance. (Br) Moffit, Live pool; itner, Aux Cayea; Sarali Brown, Norton, NYork; , Shaw, Mutnego Bav; Commodore, Pearce, BriaidroacegKiiia, Hider. Proviuce'own ru Kvy Vreat. , Nickela, Liverpool; Albert Hi-nry, Birstow, New ich, Baker, Baltimore; Kxpirt, Oaidner, Havana ilea sa, Jan 19 Arr Liverpool, Bwiuford, Mil Hvv.iu.v; Dm Xtnigos, ( ^V "b t'Mn. do; Clnrindn, I Comet, (Br) Vi'asie.Trinidvd; Kuby, McKenzir, Uuited Stales, Callahan, Philadelphia; Elizdieth, eni cnla. ('Id Everhaid, Haakr, Bremen; Hi mil >y, Havre; Tippecanoe, U ay. do; Louisiana, DewYork; Auburn, Uarfry, do; Noble, Brown, do; Rio >nain>, do; Caileion, Jaineaou, do; Elc.-nor, Dubbs, Iris, Mirrymaii, Liverpool; Peru, Bailey, Boston; aril. Par*i'ton, do; Iowa, Hammond, Biltimore; I, Philadelphia; Minerva, Bowers, Vera Cruz. 1 le Manager of Peale's Museum has engaged a rood Gypsey woman, who, during the day and ] 'an be consulted face to (ace by lovers, hus. res, sweethearts, and all others who haveade. ow the mysteries o. the future. She is said to extraordinary woman, and apparently relates nt, and future events, with the character, ha" istory of those who consult her, as if she knew birth. To-morrow night commences a series : nt spectacles, which have no equals In AmeI . a mum opens his week's campaign in a manner t. e Napoleon of Managers, producing the flnest it of the day, comic and sentimental, a whole beautiful dancers, headed by the fairy Celeste, iflcent animated tableaux, and two grand millacles from the career of Bonaparte the Crossps, and the Burning of Moscow both got up in anncr, and with the most splendid and sublime 'his is also the last week of the remarkable a. Tomb Thumb, and Saturday is his farewell Pnifl lift In ffpnlltimon hoc o i/>naalmn iralleled, and hi* daily and nightly levees conrowded as ever. IDY BUTwER's'nEW- NOVEL Bianca an Historical Romance, ky Lady Lytton Bub w in press, and will be published in a tripple iber of the New World, on Wednesday morning, llnglo copies 18J cents only. Tha great length arreting romance making three numbers ol the Id, instead of two, as flrst advertised compels y to increase the price at which it was first dehe published, vix : to 18} cents per copy, or $13 I to Agents and newsmen. lost thrilling romance and will be read by thouing written with very great ability, and in a ityle. ). WINCHESTER, Publisher, ; so An,i itreet. | will please have the above advertised in the paished at their several agencies. CARD "The Kremlin," No. Ill Broadway, entrance on Tlinmrs street. The amusements shlishment aro net quailed by any other such nent in the city, having four beautiful bowling the ground floor. The chaiges lor this amusebeen reduced to accord with the times. There ur elegant ' illiard tables on the 2nd floor in one ilt expressly for such purpose. The bar Is sup h choice w ines, liquors, cigars, and fine ales, trotch, Philadelphia, London brown atont, Ac mage of gentlemen is respectfully requested at lislimeut. IE FRENCH ANTI PHLOGISTIC MIXTt'Bf c ol all dischargee from the urethra-sold i. fd.and at At)centseaeh. W. 8. RICHARDSON, Agent, 97 Namau street. 1 I ' I (&> FIVE N0VEL8 FOR ONE SHILLING-The tannery nwhWHMWM WIW IftfWWtlIft ffit fhott papular authora, received by the Caledonia, have been publiehed in a beautiful Extra Near World, and are now for aale at the olttce, Ne. M Ann (treat. I Martin Chuxxlewit, a Tale of Engliah LUa and Mannar*, ty Charlea Dickena. ii. iuiu buim >1 -- uuri," lorming the secoud volume oi " Oar M ," by the author of Charlee O'Malley. III. L. 8. D. or Accounts of Irish Hairs, by the author of" Handy Andy." IV. Loitering! of Arthur O'Leary, by Charles Lever, author of" Jack Ilinton " V. Windsor Castle, n splendid Historical Romance, by W. H. Ainsworth, author of the " Miser's Daughter," The uhovu works are publishod together in a New World Supplement, at 13| cents single or $3 per hundred, and will be continued each month on the arrival of the steamer. Office, 30 Ann street. Q&- BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE Price$3 a year- 18] cents single The January number of this old and most celebrated of the Foreign Magazines, received by the steamer Caledonia, has been republished in a DOUBLE EXTRA NEW WORLD, at 18] cents per copy, and is ler sale at the office, 30 Annstreet, and by all the Agents throughout the country. To subscribers by mail, a year ; three copies for $4 ; Ave copies for $8, or tbn copies lor $14. To Agents, $1'J a hundred. J. WINCHESTER, Publisher. 0(7- PEASE'S HOAltHOUND CANDY. Read what it has done. Gentlemen Under the blessing of Divine Providence j our invaluable Compound Extract of Hoarhound Candy, has done wonders. I have tor the last three or four yesrs been atflicted with sickness, my symptoms were severe pains, shooting through the top of my shoulders, |>ain and fainting at the pit of my stomach, dry and hacking cough, great distress in my back, much spitting of matter, streaked with considerable blood, tightness of the chest, loss of appetite, respiration often very difficult. In short, my physician pronounced my case decide i consumption. I continued in this way for about two years, suffering at times the most excruciating agonies. I give you this certificate, gentlemen, as 1 consider It a debt of gratitude which I owe to the virtues of your invaluable Compound Hoarheund Candy. Your grateful friend, ANN GODW IN, 418 Cherry street. To Messrs J. Pease and Son, 44 Division street. P 8 If there is any one that doubta the efficacy or Pease's Hoarhound Candy, let them call on me, and I will dispel their doubts. A G. Agents Burgess tnd Zieber, No. 3 Ledger Buildings, Philadelphia ; Redding and Co.. No. 8 State street, Boston. Sold wholesale and retail at 44 Division street. 0(7- MR. JOHN BROWN, BUILDER, 01 ANN street, was cured of an inveterate pain and soreness of the chest by one bottle of Wistar's Balsam of Wild Cherry. Every day adds to tho wonders performed by this medicine. Coughs, Colds, Consumption, Ac. yield to its mighty power. Let skeptics read the following, from A. Willioma Pan RQ tlTllCoM 4 . I have beed afflicted with spasmodic Asthma for twenty* four years ; sometimes so severely as to be confioed to mr room for weeks ; and although visited by various medical advisers of the highest reputation aud'skill in the country, the relief was but partial and temporary, till the disease proved nearly latal to my life. Some lew weeks ago I commenced taking Wistar's Balsam of Wild Cherry, which gave me instant relief, and a single bottle ptoduced what I believe to be a radical and perfect cure. A. WILLIAMS, Counsellor at Law, New York, Jan. 26, 1842. 68 William street. Beware of similar preparations- Price (1. Sold only at 1-26 Fulton, oorner ol Nassau street; Mrs. Hayes, Brooklyn; Dexter, Albany. cBRISTOL'S SARSAPAUILLA This prenarntion of Sarsaparilla surpasses any thing heretofore offered to the public as a renovator of the human system. Its recommendation by the medical faculty is such those afflicted with diseases of the blood or nerves, cannot fail to be fully convirced that, it will perform all that is claimed for it. The numerous testimony of those who have succes Fully tried this article, places it beyond a doubt, that Br tol's Sarsaparilla isa safe, sure and effectual remed> f- ill diseases of the liver, cancer, scrofula, salt rheum, i ligestion, an 1 the various nervous affections, which a he unhappy lot of many to be heir to. There has n,. ippcarcd before the public, in our estimation, an article so veil calculated to purify the system as Bristol's Sarsapa illa. The experience and standing of Mr. Bristol is a ufficient guaranty to all disposed to try this eflioacious emedy. Sold wholesale and retail by Wm. Burger, to Court andt street, and at retail by Rushton & Aspinwall; Millaus'Pharmacy; gyms, Bowery; Tripp's, 168 Division at. md 211 Fulton st. {ft?- TO KEEP OUT WET Eat a red herring in the norning ; you'll be " dry" all day. If you hare a headache, Sherman's Camphor Lozenges will cure you in five minutes, as they do sea sickness If rou have a cough or cold,* Sherman's Cough Lozenges will give you immediate relief. If worms annoy or disress you, one box of Sherman's Worm Lozenges will dislelthem. These Lozenges are no catch-penny articles, iut have been in the mod extensive use for over lour rears, and proved effective in more than a million of cases. Be sure and buy the genuine from the Warehouse 106 S'.ussau st., or the authorized agents. 0>- AWFUL AND TERRIFIC STRIDES OF SCIENCE. "What a nohln pieceof work is man"-at least lueh a man, or sach a blessing is Jones, the inventor of hat which is reclaiming thousands, making those respect hem.selves who once thought pooh ! I am hated by the world. Look at my filthy putrid tace sue my disgusting isir filled with filth, called dandruff. Look at my uu. lealthy, yellow skin. But now they have a balm. Sciince, instructed by Jones, has formed the Italian Chemi;al Soap lor the skin, and Jones' Coral Hair Restorative or the nair. Now, reader, here is the truth: this soap will -eally cure all eruptions, freckles, Ac; it will change the :olor of dark, sun burnt or yellow skin to a fine healthy clearness; the Oil will make the hair grow, stop it tailing iff, cure dandruff, anJ give light red or grey hair a fine lark look. Both are sold very reasonable at the sign of .he American Eagle, H2 Chatham street. We do advise >oth sexes and all ages to try the articles. Boittn We ion. Agents Zieber, 3d and Dock st., Philadelphia, or next o the American Hotel, Washington, D.C.; 67 State st, Mbany; 207 King ft. Chariest n. S. C ; or I3B Fulton st Jrooklyn Agents w Mile J in Baltimore, Buffalo, and ither cities. OOP-CLIMAX OF NEWSPAPER ENTERPRISE ! ^publication ol Bently'a Miscellany: This day will be nibliahod at No. 4 Ann itreet, the entire January number >1 Bently, at the low prico of one shilling per copy, to lewsmcn and boya nine dollar* par hundred. CONTENTS. I. The adventureaof Mr. Ledbury and hi) friend. H. Life in Hanover, by Dadly Costello, Sonnett. Ill Thil World 1 Ours, by W. O. J. Barker. IV. rleamrei of <t Trip in a Budgeron, H. R. Addiaon. V. Song of tho Morning Star. VI. O-o. Child)' Second Love, a Legend of Southwark, by Paul Pindar, gent. VU Leave) of Legendary Lore, The "Wandering Jaw. VIII. Chrbfmsa Eve, The Story of a Bkull. IX. The Oalante Show, by Jack Ooaaamer. X Memoira of Joseph Shepherd Munden, Comedian. XI A Lay of Ancient Rome, by John Stuart. Xll- The Left Man, by A. Crowouill. XIII. The Oolden Legend,by Tho). Engoldaby. XIV. The Lcaar, by H. R. Addison. E. B. TUTTLE, 4 Ann at., N. V., Agent for Robert1* Republication). N.B. Blackwood's Nlagazino wilJ.aoon be issued at cents per number. {H7-THE PARISIAN ALTERATIVE MIXTURE has effected a cure even in caaas where the bones off ho nose were exfoliated from the secondary effects of syphilis. Hundreds have been saved from the most awful consequences of these loathsome maladies by the use of thia celebrated medicine, now so extensively used in the London and Paris Venerial Hospital. In all casea where disease is suspected to be lurking in the system, this medicine should be used. Sold by the authority of the College of Medicine sod Pharmacy, of the city ot New York, in IAMSSA KaSSIMA al m S AL. I . ' * ) C _ S ^ " 1 B>gc uuivica aa vacu. in cases 01 nun a aozen wiuw * . W. 9. RICHARDSON, Agent, Principal Olltce of the College 97 Nuanu street. < MONK V MARKKT. Snndajr, Jan. !1(MI P. M. We mentioned yesterday, that the Board of Broker* had by a unanimous vote, reduced their price of admia ion from $i.')0 to $300. The proposition to this < fleet was made in the board a long time since. It was revived recently, and on Saturday, being the expiration of the requisite ten days for its consideration, was adopted. The new Board; or " Bourse," have taken the room 18 Wall street, recently occupied by the American Exchange Bauk, which now " roosts" in the building formerly used by the late United States Bank in New Yotk. The preparationa of the executive committee are on an extensive scale, to open the place with elegance, as^well as convenience to the public. The vigor of their proceedings was the cause of the resignation of the worthy Treasurer The rooms to he occupied aro not large, but are convenient, and will he rendered still more so. As many of the public a* may (lnd it to their interest to attend the pro. ceedings, will be amply accommodated. At Boston yeaterday, Massachusetts 6's, of 1871, were old at auction at Oflj. The following is n return of the Banki oi the State ot Maine, January, 1848, and June, 1843 Bim or Maiws, Jaw. 1143, awd Jew* 1141. LiabilHUn. Junt, 1842. Jen. 1*41. I'apttai s'ock oMil in 3,361 0414 3,314.006 B lis in circ laiiou, 1,232 24.3 1,106.261 N- t profits on lund 160,707 104.160 Bihinr-t due rther Bsnks 73,062 63,'61 Uath deposited, he. not hearing inlcrsst 361,223 342.017 Cash deposited besring interest, 94,196 91.734 Total nmmal due from the Banks 3,417,433 3,221,136 Huourcf (J, ld. silver, kc. In Bsnks 121,041 175,301 Heal estate, 211,110 236 , 40 B lis of Banks in this Stele, 91,798 73 374 BJ'snl Banks elsewhere 21,494 22,14ft It ilanccs ilnc fimn other B nks 273,i,l0 203,311 Due f) the Binks, exr ( ling bklstiCM 4,700.363 4,4('3,660 Total am't of resources of the Bks 5,487,4 *3 3,221,136 The rate of dividends declared by the Banks, is a Irae on less than three per cent fur six months. The stockholders are borrowers to the amount of $799,288, which Inducted from the capital, gives $>2,614 717 s the real amount lent by them ns bankers to the public. They have issued thai* credits to circulate a' money to the eicut of $1,108,261, for the use of which, the public pay near $100,000 per annum. A ruport, in answer to an ordat ol thu Massachusetts j 'J i

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