Newspaper of The New York Herald, April 23, 1843, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated April 23, 1843 Page 2
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IVK.'. YOKk HEKAL1/- , \fw lorl , MMirtaj". April 43. 1843. lirroNI l.l'(i?l)r l>r|M??. All the new aiid > & .<p in : ry puHtcatMiim ot the day ra lor ? ^6, ?bola?al?i totd retail, at the Ht uild Orrica, rortkwew curat# of Nawatj ar..'. Fulton atrewt. fate of the Country? \Vhal'i to be done I We give in our columns to-day some startling dis- j closures of the recent shocking tragedy in Pennsy!- ( vunia, and of the great hank robbery 111 Georgia.? ' We should have added to these the enrious letters t of Colonel Munroe Kdwardson finance and roguery, J but are compelled to leave them out till to-morrow, i\ in conaequence of the want of room in our paper. jj The particulars of the horrible murder and die 0 extensive bank robbery are signs of the times, and ^ exhibit at once the recklessness of the fashionable 0 gimbler in this country, and the condition of the >' poor, half-starved classes of Europe, especially of England. * We refer our readers to the faeis themselves, as they stand in our paper. It is to be hoped that the o aff-tir in Columbus will lead to a lull exposure of J all the rascality at the south, and the detection li and conviction of all such men as Shelton, ' and Graves, who have bo disgraced the communi- Jties in which they lived. The half starved murderer, Mason, is but one of a thousand who are this * moment ready in England to do as he did, if need t be, lor a crust of bread or a bone to pick. He had !j juet arrived from there, leaving hundreds and hun- t dreds behind hint as hungry and as desoerate as he J has proved himself to be. li Read the particulars, and ponder thereon. HnmKFN.?This delightful spot is beginning to ^ adorn it?ell in all the charms of spring, like a bride <1 lor her nuptials. They are levelling, grading and |j trimming up the walks and promenades?clearing g away the rubbish and underbrush?mending the * gates, and nailing up the fences?resetting posts, n preparing the scups and swings, refitting the ride- * a-bouts, jimcracks, and all the other outdoor para- u phernalia of rural sports and amusements?while 41 within doors such an overturning, outpouring, up- a setting, clearing up, sweeping out, scrubbing down, b washing over, scouring, painting, varnishing, white- ^ washing, and polishing, was never before seen. t< Several new public houses are to be opened, and ? all the old ones refitted and refurnished. And we p may as well say here that one of the finest of them lt all, the Washington Gardens, is to be kept by Mr. jr John Ireland, the well known proprietor of the First Ward House in New.street?we advise visiters '' to^give him a call. u ShnnM 1 wt. ?i e: -V..UVI ri..,*: iu.i/uulc, uuu II" uufortunate accident occur to-day in the great solar g machinery, our citizens who are fond of a Sunday J", jaunt, cannot fiid a more pleasant amu7ement at a less time and expense than to make a trip over to 8 Hoboken to-day They will probably for the last ,] time this season, at any rate, see how this little para- " disc looks in dishabille, just before she begins to put ? on her attire, and paint up for company. h fi Death of Commodore Porter.?It will be recol- St lected that we have already published the death of this distinguished naval officer. He acquired a very ?' enviable fame during the last war with Great Britain, ^ and particularly in that desperately fought battle tb between the Essex, and the Phoebe and Cherub, which lasted nearly two hours and a half. ai The following particulars of his last illness, death, w and burial, we take from the Philadelphia Ga- ^ zette :? ? The following extract of a letter from a relative of Com- ^ moilore Torter in Constantinople, contains some interest- 8 ing particulars of his Ins* illness ann death. TheComtno 0 dore had been for some years past in very feeble health, ? and latterly had been exceedingly prostrated. On the 11 27th February last lie wai *< ize ! with an acute attack of 8 pleurisy and pericardii1-, which after a fen- days of in- 11 tense stiff-ring, terminated iatally on tho 3d of March. 0 The letter proceeds to say? " Fstnav. March 3d, I P. M. c The poor Commodore is no more lie died without pain 8 and scarce n struggle. ? exactly 12 meridian. Tothelast * wohad no reason 11 believe he was sensible All that could w be done bv the most assiduous and untiring attention to re. lieve him in his last moments, was dole Nature was exbatiste 1. and to judge from his tranquillity we mav safely "( say that for some hours previous to his decease he was in. 8| sensible to pain. He now looks as tranquil as if asleep, J* and his countenance shows no torture he had bees endu- JJ ring lor the last live <iavs. lie so mm to have a prespntimont for some time past of his approaching late, for he SI: often repeated to us that he felt he would die soon. By his w last will Commodore Perterr directed that his body should to lie interred at the foot of the flag start. This will be done. His body willb* put In a leaden cottin with an outer one o: mahogany. Commidore Morgan will be written to, to request him is send a vessel o! war to convey the rc- m mains to the United States, as it would be very improper ?* to leave them here, since the property may pass into other hands. The morning of the day he was taken ill, he took a long ride in the carriage he hail lately purchased. 1 CI went with him. He appeared to suffer much pain, and I m urged him in vain to return home. The roads were deep e* with mud. and as the carriage is rather heavy lor the horses, they were obliged to stop once or twice for breath, " nnd once fell; still he ordered the coachman to drive on He leaned hack his head an I groaned, as if surtering great ** pain, Dut uttered no complaint On our return he was ^ completely exhausted, and he was almost carriad to his , bed. ?< 8c!sdsv, March 6th. te A deep 'grave has heen dug a few yards to the north- . ward of the flag-staff; it is lined and floored with bricks. A flooring of oaken hoards is also laid dawn to prevent 1 the eflects of the dampness. There will he three 'coffins, s< viz:?an inner one of lead made airtight and filled with n rum?next a walnut caning covered with black cloth with " the letters D. P. in brass nails on the lid. it being found impossible to have a silver plate engraved-here. In the grave will be placed an outer coffin in strong deal stained black, in which the coffin will be dejiositeJ. Invitations 5^ have been issued to all the diplomatic corps, and the Americans here for the funeral ceremonies, but as the weather *? is bad, I fear the attendance will be small. " Movusr, March 6th, 3 P. M. The funeral is over. It was attended by the attaches " of several legations and all the Americans resident in Pera. The ministers who were not present themselves or Kr who had not sent representatives, sent letters ol condo- ra lenre. After the funeral, tne Americans present assembled and pa'sed the following resolutions :?1st. That they would wear crape for the space of one month?2nd. That letters of condolence should he sent to Mrs. Porter? 3d. I'll at copies of resolutions should be sent to the De- * partment of State, to Mrs Porter, and to the family here. Signed by all the Americans in Pera. y Latest from Jamaica and Hayti ?We have re- y reived the Kingston Journal to thp 25th nit. It is I w principally filled wuh matter in relation to Hayti. All that we can find about Jamaica, is that a smart shock of an earthquake was felt at Black River on the 20th. e< That black philosopher, Boyer, had taken up his residence at Kingston. Among the articles he stole ^ at Port au Prince, just before his flight, was the b crown of Christophe, which is said to be studded with jewels, worth #2,000,000. Generals Inginac <1< nnd Victor had reached Kingston from Hayti. jj; Among the results of the revolution are the following, which may be considered important in a civilization point of view:? g The President in future is to be elected for three ti years only, but may be re-elected it his policy and irovemment are approved of. The armv is to be iitiohshed, and a strong police substituted The old M Generals will he [tensioned off, and every effort ,| made to employ the soldiery in agriculture. All ,j re igionn are to lie tolerated, and capitalists encour- a aged. Seminaries of learning will fie established, p| an! the public allowed exproonoa of their own opinions through the medium of the press, ft is ex- ? pected that Kerry, a gentleman ol great talents, a civilian, and a!?o a very jsipular man, will he elected to the presidential chair The greatest d fficulty w ill be in disposing?t the old Generals, and leading " the soldiery to habiUof agricultural industry. The tf mass of the population i* represented to be in a state of the grossest ignorance, and it will be the work of m time to difluse knowledge, education, and religion, B among the people of this benighted country. News from Mexico ?Advices from Tampico to n the 24th ult., have been received. One thousand C troops arrived at Tampico on that day, and an em- n fiargo waslaid on tin* vessels in port, for the purpose I <>i conveying the Mldi^'to Yucatan, 10 asa,st in the operations ngainst Carol*" achy. This embargo, f however, alter Cjnd.r.g lor four days, wa? withdrawn, and the tr <1,#, wre ordered back to Muttmoraa t Mmicau.?!-iguor Nagel j* in Philadelphia, pre- h paring to give a larewell concert in that city- He will be here t week, and alter a conce't here, *3, on the Ihtn (| May, Mm in fwpti He is * a wonderful violiniat?n |*r(e?t Paginini. Max Bohrer is at Cincinnati. I atntov 1??.?The health of 8ir Cliarlex Bagot. 7( Thk HaRBsBLKG TKAi.td, ?1\ IKAOr.uinaky j Conkkssion.?We takt ihe following particulare of llit* recent lldrnsburg tragedy Irom the Philadelphia Tunes nt yesterday. It was one ol the most brutal and horrible murders on record:? Asothkr Moiuesi* Caught.?It U our duty to record the at rest ot the individual who perpetrated ob the 1 **L 1 * *1? ? - -J*?"" Me on/1 Mr? Partkomnpo on ol.l couple who moiled about three mile* Irom Harrisburg, ra As their son has been arrested on suspicion of havi ng committed the deed, the discovery of the real culprit heoomea doubly fortunate. It will be recollected, that on the day alter the murder, a suspicious character was ar-e-ted. He was taken before Justice Weiss, and after an -xumination was discharged lor lack of evidence. On he clothes of this person, spots were found, which apleared to have been blood, washed eut. Still the proofs u re too weak, anil so, after giving in his name as John ifason, he was released. Subsequently, he obtained from his justice a certificate of hi* discharge, upon the ground hat he might be again arrested on suspicion for the same Hence. This person left Harrisburg en Monday and ar ived at Heading, Pa. late in the afternoon. He there put p at the White Horse Tavern. About 6 a'clock, P. M , ne ol the workmen employed at the railroad depot, namd Robert McWhirter, who boarded ut the White Horse, oing home to supper, lound Mason sitting in the bathroom ehind the stove, and was struck with his excited and tin. a?y manner and appearance. He got into conversation nth him. All of a sudden, in the course of conversation, lason asked McW. if he had heard of the recent murder f "those old people at Harrisburg." He replied 'hat he isd heard it from a young man who had come from the cene. Hid you hear of a wood.chopper being arrested ar the oftenci ?" inquired M. The reply was in the afirmative. "I am the man," said Mason ; and then his ountenancein its changes betrayed the workings of his eelingsof apprehension. After a little more conversation Mason told McW. that te was in a great deal of trouble, begged him to sleep in he same room with him, and said that after they had reired he would " break his mind" to him! When they ;ot up in the room, and they went there without a light, dason stated that he had a paper which he wished McW. a read. It was the certificate of his previous discharge. dcW. turned to go down stairi, hut in descending heard foot-step behind him. He turned and beheld close at his ee!?, Mason, as pale as death, ard tremhling all over.? Why do you not remain till I get a light?" " Oh" said e " I am so fiightenul I cannot stay in the room alone." Lt the earnest solicitation of Masmi, McW.slept with im, the foimer averring that he was laboring under such readfnl feelings that he dare not sleep alone. In bed, be jiii 'ii.iT.ni inii, iiim iik iiHi commiiiea u great crime, lint it was his lint offence, that he was consequently in real trouble, apprehensive of consequences, and anxious i Ret nut of the country as soon as possible. lie afterwards implored Mr\V. to be his friend?swore he would ever commit another crime?and told him that if he would pledge himself not to betray him, and would get im out of Reading in safety next morning, he would con. iss all. McWhirter gave the required pledge, and Mason ?en made the following Coxfsssion or thic Muhder.?He was after work. He rrived at Philadelphia fram Ireland in July last, and had een wandering about the country|ever since. When in [arrishurg he heard that this old couplt had laid up, vm their sales of marketing, quite a large sum of money > support them, and that they had it in the house in speie. He was in a state of iitter destitution, and having othing to do, nnd no prospect of work, he conceived the Ian of murdering the couple alluded to, in order to oblin their wealth. He began by lurking about the premiss to ascertain when the old people were alone. On the torning of Friday he watched until he saw the son leave ir market, when he sneaked up cautiously towards the ouse. As he looked in the door, he saw the aged couple tting at a table, apon which were spread a number of nail pieces of money The old lady was sitting at on* nd sewing, with her spectacles on hernosa. The old entleman was sitting at the other end, apparently enaged in examining and counting the coin. Fired by the xhibitionof this money, which brought into vivid disnctness the picture of his own beggary, he retreated to n adjacent wood pile, and selecting from it an oak atick bout a yard long, and knotty at the end.returned atealthly to the house. He first struck the old lady a tremen. ous blow upon the head fiom behind,completelymashing i her skull, and exposing the hraiu. The sudden blow araly/ed with fear aDd astonishment her husband, be>rc recovering from which he received from Maaon, a low also that gave him an awful gash upon the forehead, om out of which gushed a torrent ofblood. This would iem to have finished the dreadful deed, but the old man as athletic, and though blinded by his own gore, and jonized with the pain, he attempted to grapple with his imilant. Another aud (another blow followed, some of hich struck the table and broke the corner ofit off. The d lady here made an outcry, it was her death-shriek, and ie murderer alarmed, aimed another blow at her, which issed her head, but dashed the spectacles from her face, id broke them,when with a gurgling groan, the dropped id expired. The old man now grasped lhe|v illain, in a moii nt of returning consciousness, by the leg. Another low with the bludgeon, which by this time was covered oth blood and brains, and the gray hairs of the murdered otiple, completed the fiendish work, and all was quiet, lason now hastily snatched up the money from the table, nil tfl tKo ilrau-oro Uo aam Ann jlnnnsun pen with a key in it?probably the one from which the oin upon the table had been taken. From this drawer < took acme relief notes, an-* some silver. Just as he was bout to close this drawer, he discovered a little box in He broke it open, and found it tull of gold. He seized ne gold piece, but just at that moment the old man, turn, ig over in his blood, began to groan. Tha murderer lieante alarmed. At the same instant, he thought he heard pproaching footsteps?possibly the son returning home. . panic seized him-there lay the gold before him?he anted it?he could readily clutch it?but his fingers emed paralyzed?his brain bewildered?and giving way > an instinctive sense of safety, he rushed out ol the bacK tor of the house, leaving his bloodi stick behind him, id made will all possible speed for the woods. He next ent to the river, aud there washed the stains of blood om his clothes. That night he slept in a barn. On exnining the money lie had taken, he found that the whole im .lid not exceed twenty dollars. The next day he as arrested and discharged, as above stated?proceeding Reading?where our narrative finds himThe Capture.? Mr W'hirter was astounded at this hor. ble narration, and regretted that he had promised not to dray him, and to aid in his escape. When that pro. ise was given, he had no idaa that the crime iferred to was the awful one of murder, and is first impulse was to have Mason arrested. But e word of an Irishman he thought should be hold sa ed, and much against his better feelings, he reluctantly ade arrangements ts "get him out of Reading"?the [tent of his promise. On Tuesday morning, he accominied Mason tothe Philadelphia cars and saw him off. e then went to his work. In about half an hour.ha intmi need and told his fellow workmen the whole atliir. e told it also to the foreman of the Depot, the agent of ie Railroad Company, and one of the contractors, hese three gentlemen informed the police. On the oath ' Me W. a warrant was issued, and Mr. Stilwcll was depuid bv the Justice to pursne the murderer. On Wednesday evening, S. and McW. arrived in l*hilaplphia in pursuit. They went before Recorder Vaux. 'he Recorder issued a warrant fer the arrest ol Mason? nt lor Col. J K. Murphy?and wa? the whole of that iglit and the hext day, Thursday, engaged in hunting l>the offender. On Thursday afternoon, .Murphy traced lasonto the p cket shin Monongahela, near Walnut reet wharf, which vessel leaves for Liverpool next Monly. Mason arrived here on Tuesday, and the same rening made application to the master of the Mononga-la for a passage to Europe. He had not enough money pay his passage, and the captain did not like hii appearice or conduct, and sent him away. The second mate inks be recollects that Mason called again on board the ip on Wednrsday, and again on Thursday- On that afrnoon Mason returned to the ship, and manifested the eatest anxiety to get to Europe. He oft-red the chief ate a Ave dollar gold piece and two dollars in silver to >? him siway in the hold and keep him concealed, until onday when the vessel would sail. According to ;reement, the mate promised to conceal him, took his oney and then went to seek fer officer Murphy. He ent to the Mayor's, and told his story. This was about isk. Fea'ful that Muson might escape, and not knowg where to find Murphy, His Honor despatched Captain oung.ol the Night Police, and one or two other officers the ship. Mason was brought to the City Lock-up. esterday morning he wa? brought belore the Recorder, ho heard the evidence of Still well and McWhirter, had lason put in irons, and placed in the charge of Mr. Stillell, to tie conveyed to Harritburg for trial. Mason appears to he ahont 36 or 38 years of age. He is f small stature, with an ordinary, rather feeble, expres. on of conntenance, a wild, maniac-looking eye, and is videntlv a man accustomed only to the lowest associaons. His clothing was very coarse and poor, and his hole appearance common and dirty. The stains upon is clothes were pronounced by McWhirter, who lias ern a bleeder in England (or ii years, to have been ccHiioned by blood. About fit) have lieen traced to his Dssession. We may as well remark here, that he now enie* having made an v confession. His whole demeanor, . uuvaxiivra, ucriiayr-u itnuir wir neuurucr; ais uilt He calls himself now William Mason. From Port at; Pi^rr.? We are indebted to a entleman in this city (or the following letter rela ive to the tobacco prospects:? Port at: Pj.att, March I I. 1843. Since my last, or indeed since the last of January, e have not had a single sprinkle of rain, and as lis drought happens in the transplanting season of ie tobacco, very little has been transplanted ; and s long as it continues dry it cannot be done. We hall have, therefore, very little tobacco this year, nd it will be late, say July or August, before it rimes in. Appointments for Si.no Sing.?We learn that ie following are the apjKiintments just made for ie Sing Sing prison Principal Keeper, Elam Lvmles; Agent, Michael Hotr ian , Principal Matron of Kemale Prison, Mrs. Isabella aril. Great Fire in Nrwbern, N. C.?On the 18th 1st. a tremendous fire u^a rnirina in Newbern. >v< r one hundred buildings had been destroyed, nd the fUmee mill spreading. It broke out in. the aw mills ol John Blackwell. Excursions.?What is pleasanter than a spring xcursion cut to New-land's in these fine days'! His ?lac? in beginning to put on its vernal dress. Spbino w Canada.?A bright sunshine, warm ireezes, and a cloudless sky, made their appearance it Quebec on the 13th inst. Rkuqion.? The Kev. Mr Kirk's Society in Bosun have, it in stated, decided to build a church on ie vacant lot of land at the bottom of Somerset lourt. si mmrr ?The thermometer yesterday ranged at )deg. in the shade. Apr.cvtjtrees are blossoming The Extraordinary Bank Robbery in Columbus, Gcorgia.?We give the following correspondence containing the details of a veryaingular bank robbery in Columbus,Georgia:? (Cormpoudence of the Herald.] City Hotkl, { Columbus, Geo April 15,184.1. $ Mailers and Things?Foicler, his Phrenology and Jjtrtures?Very Curious Rank Robbery, and Dej teclion?Animal Magnetism?Jacob Shipman cn ruuir? irif rtcraui. Dkar Bknnett:? Mere we are all excitement? business suspended? volunteers called out?because there are net officers enough, if any, to keep the peace and arrest bank robbers, ?fcc. You must know that last night Fowler, the Phrenologist from New York, gave a lecture on his favorite science, which he illustrated through a magnetic subject (a yellow boy) to the satisfaction of some and the contirined disbelief of others. He also told us some rather tough stories, or as the saying is here, "he stretched his blanket rather too large." Fowler is a very bad lecturer as regards delivery, and I think his lectures would be better attended if he were a better lecturer. While we were all listening to this favorite or fashionable science, a game of rather a high character was going on in this place. On the return of Mr. Wm. Morton from the lecture, he heard a noise as he proceeded along the street; lie listened and listened again, until he was convinced it was in the Bank of the Western Insurance and Trust Company. Having a lady with tlim, he disposed of her as soon as possible, and procured help, got into the Bank, followed the noise until they come to the vault?on opening which, they there found Mr. Robt. B. Murdoch, Sec'y* and Mr. Allen Bass, Teller. The statement of these gentlemen runs thus:?As they were balancing or settling up their cash account last night, (by the bye rather late hours to be balancing a Bank's cash, 7 o'clock, P. M ) they perceived the bank door open; Mr.Bass took the candle andjlocked the door,immediately on returning to the counter the candle was knocked out of his hand, and he and Mr. Murdoch were both knocked down; the'roat collar of one of the gentlemen was cut through?in mistake, no doubt, for his throat. From the threats of the assassins these gentlemen were induced to hold their tongues until they were secut tu 111 uir vnuii i?ir. iviuruucii, aner neing locaeo up and while in the vault, I suppose fueling so thankful for his preservation, could not help exclaiming to his comrade in trouble, "What gentlemen they were." I suppose because they saved his life, but, poor fellow, this morning he looks more like one dead than living. This morning immediately the robbery became known, volunteers were called out, (there being noefficient civil officers, if any, besides our Mayor, Moses, of the firm of Hall <fc Moses,! who, by the by, was much excited) and scattered through ull the town, searching houses, holes, cracks and corners. While this was going on, Mr- Mitchell magnetised a boy, who in that state, said the money was all in town, that it would be found to-day, and that more than one person was concerned in the robbery. He also said that one man would be taken today, and the others in a week at farthest. After searching for some time, the officers entered the house of a Mr. T. C McKeen, who, on seeing them, in a very friendly, ofl hand manner, said, "well, I suppose you want to search my house? here are the keys and I have no objection, provided you don't disturb my clothes and upset them too much." They searched, McKeen going through the operation with them, and affording all the assistance he could, until they commenced searching a large box containing a plant. The earth wasdug up and there was found money to a considerable extent. On looking round for McKeen he was "non est inventus"? but was immediately pursued, overtaken and made prisoner. He was taken to a grog shop, and shoe-makers', all in one. where he was partially examined, the volunteers keeping guard. He was then brought out, headed by the Mayor, and as he proceeded to the markethouse,he exclaimed?" Now, gentlemen, I am the prisoner." On arriving at the market house, he sent forjudge Colquitt and Judge Willbume, for his counsel. They came. They are talented men, and the opinion now pre\ ailing is, that McKeen will.turn State's evidence, in order to save himself. T. C. McKeen was formerly a lawyer in this place, in partnership, as \ understand, with a gentleman of some repute in this place. McK. at that time stood very high in the estimation of the community generally. He is a fine looking man, about 5 feet 8 inches high, well proportioned, a fine round robust countenance, wun ruuuycneeKb, nne niacK natr.ana wears gold specs; his present and second wi'.e he ran away with; she is the daughter ol a respectable and wealthy planter in Alabama?she is a very fine ladv, I understand?aminble, accomplished, &c. Melt, was also a member of the Methodist persuasion, and a very fascinating man. As I expect to leave here soon, I am afraid I shall not be able to keep you well informed of the remainder of the proceedings?if I can I will. I am anxious your paper should contain the first report of this af fair. The Herald is here read the first of all, even before letters. No body seems satisfied until they have read the Herald. Amount Stolen. American and Georgia gold, about $9,000 Notes on Augusta Insurance and Banking Co., Brunswick Bank, Mechanics' Bank of Augusta and Bank of Charleston, about 19,600 Central Bank Notes 4,700 Columbus Bank Notes, Ac., 1,176 Packages containing various memoranda of monies, Ac., 2.400 Packages containing special deposits, Ac., about 46,000 This is Lent, and our Episcopal church has been sadly neglected, and our Reverend Divine has but poor encouragement to preach to these sinners. A very cold backward spring. Excuse haste, as I write to save mail. Yours, respectfully, H. T. P. S. It is supposed by some that Jacob Shipman passed through this place in the mail line of stages the day before hi9 defalcation became known here; how true 1 cannot tell; it was, I think, on the morning of the 12th inst [Correspondence of the Herald.] I Cou MBns, April 16,1843. < As this is a day of rest, and nothing to do, and sup- ' posing that you take a little interest in the ways and 1 doings of the good citizens of this place, I write this scroll to give you a faint idea of what lias been going on for the last thirtv-aix hours. We have had the greatest excitement that I have ever known here, and you know that we are subject to excitements, as that is all that keeps us alive in the summer. The Western Insurance and Trust Company (Shylock), on Friday night between eight and nine o'clock, was robbed of about $60 000. Murdoch and Allen Bass went into the Bank for the purpose of counting the money. They opened the vault, and whilst in the vault Bass thought he heard some person at the door; he went to the door, saw no one, locked it, and went back again into the vault; he held the candle in his hand, standing with his back towards the door, in an instant himself and Murdoch were grabbed by some persons, and the light put nut. Bass commenced making a noise, they told them that if they made any noise; they would at once kill them, whilst each had his man by the throat. Some one or two more were picking up the funds indiscriminately in the vnult. After they had (got all they wanted, they locked Bass and Murdoch in the vault, and* told them if they made any noise before they (the robbers) got out of the house, that they would go back and put their lights out. They remained in the vault about three hours before they could make themselves be heard. The next morning the excitement comm need. No one knew anything about it; every man had his own conjee- i tures; no one knew where togo nor what todo. The company at once offered a reward of $5,000. Nearly every person suspected the gamblers, of whom we now have a goodly number After a while there was a negro who said be saw Tlios C. McKeen about that time in the evening, coming from towards the bank with something under Ins arm, and went into his room adjoining the Oglethorp, in the wing on Randolph street. Search was immediately made there, and in a lew minutes they found $4,300 in the bottom of a flower pot, the flower was growing ii- ..... 1....i? ? ?i iiiinj. nc won ir&tvrn uii?5 UUBiuujr by A. K. Ayer and N. M C. Robinson; they took him into a room, questioned bim for a long time before they could get any thing out of him. After a while he intimated that if the l-shylock would give their obligations not to prosecute him, give him ?1000, and carry him one hundred miles from here, he would tell them where the money was. The proposition was made to thein, they at once complied with it, loving money better than their souls?and Tom started on his way rejoicing, accompanied by Ayer and Robinson.. Tom was to tell them where the money was alter they had left here. As soon as the citizens had found out what was done, every voice was raised againsttthat course, and it was proposed at once to go after them. In a few hours after Ayer came back, as lie said, to ascertain the feelings of the community, leaving Tom and Robinson in the wood. Ayer soon found out that it would not be safe for him unless he brought McKeen back. Rehire Tom was brought back, he told where the money was, gave an order to Ayer on J. Ii. Lewis (L ing) to "give up the bag of money." Lang new nothing about it. Tom was brought back and put in jail We were all well satisfied in our minds, that Ayer and Robinson knew more about it than the rest of us; the excitement was turning against them. HJIIIT lime III me uiftm mrjr wem iv uoiir iimuoi, told him that he had the money and murt give it, as I they were now implicated. After a while, he told them where to find it. To-day (Sunday) they have heen examining witnesses. Col. J. L. Lewie, now District Attorney,J in in cuetody ; to-morrow may bring forth nomething more. P. S. 1 have just learned, that Tom hae told o< two more persona that were with them, who are on their way to Mobile. They are strangers in this place. If the whole truth can be brought out.it ia.thought some more in high hie will be lound in the scrape. I Naval Movements.?Commodore Charles Morris now on the Brazil station, is to relieve Commodore

Morgan, anri take command of the Medtterrerean Squadron ; and Commodore William Cornpton Bolton will shortly sail to assume the command of the Brazil fleet. Captain J. Abbott has been appointed to the command of the U. S. sloop of war Decatur, now at Norfolk. It is supposed that she will go to the Coast of Africa. Subjoined is a list of the officer* of the Truxton, now at Norfolk, ready for sea:? George P. Upshur, Lieutenant Commanding. Lieutenants?O. H. Perry, E. J, DeHaven, Jas. H. Strong; Matter 1'lwnr.i Donaldson: I assad Assistant SurteoD Charles D. Maxwell; Purser A. W. Upshur ; Midshipmen 8. Nicholson, Henry Willis, Robert Selden, Charles C. Simms, B. F. Wells ; Captain's Clerk L. U. Mayo; Gunner John Caulk; Boatswain Win. Smith; Carpenter Samuel J.Seily; I'urser's steward Samuel C. Upham; Captain's Steward John Carpenter. The Boxer, Lieut. Com. Bullua, bound to Havana, was spoken on the 9th inst., offDouble Headed Shot Keys, by the Annewon, arrived at Norfolk. The oflicers and crew were all well. There were in the harbor of Pensacola, on the 8th i.ist., the frigate Independence, the sloop-of-war Falmouth, and brig Dolphin. On the 19th in9t. there were lying at Norfolk, the United States ship of the line Pennsylvania, Capt. Zantzinger, bearing the pennant of Oom. E. P. Kennedy; frigate Brandy wine, Capt. Parker; sloops of war St. Louis, Commander Cocke; Vandalia, Commander McCluney; Lexington, (store ship) Lieut. Com. Glendy; United States steamer Engineer; brig Truxton, (mentioned above;) and also, a little below, United States revenue cutter Taney, Captain Webster; the whole making an imposing display at the fine anchorage in that harbor. Commodore M. C. Perry will sail shortly in the new sloop of war Saratoga, for the coast of Africa. The flag ship Macedonian will follow as soon as she can b? ready for sea. The Saratoga is first to be repaired. It has been ordered that a board of officers assemble at Washington so revise the table of allowances tor vessels oi war. ine noara win consist oi s^api. T. W. Wyman, Commander G. J. Pendergrast and Lieut. E. Peck. The following is a list of officers belonging to the U. S. ship Columbus, bearing the broad pennant of Commodore Charles W. Morgan:? S. B. Wilson, Esq., Commander; J. M.Watson, 1st Lieutenant, F. Chatard, 3d do., J. K. Goldsborough, 3d do , A. H. Keltv, 4th do., T. J- Page, 6th do., Wm. P. Grettin, Flag do., B. F. Sands, 6th do., D. B. Kidgely, 7th do., G. H. Scott, 9th do., C. F. M. Spotswood, 9th do., H. N. Harrison, 10th do.; L. Maynaid, 1st Matter, H Cadwalder. 2d do.; B F. Bache, Fleet Surgeon; I F. Brooks, Surgeon; J N. Todd, Purser; E. L. West, 1st Liaut. Marin s, J. D. Simms, 3d Jo.;P O Clark, Chaplain; F. Schly, Commander's Secretary; J. McDutfee, Profeisor of Mathematics; S. W Kellogg, Assistant Surgeon, I. Hastings, do.; W. M. Caldwell, Passed Midshipman, F. K. Murray, do., J N. Brown,do, E P. Nichols, do.. F. L. Kenloch, do.; J. M. Bradlord. Midshipman, L. McDougall.ds, C. Comegya, do, C. 9. Bell, do, C. K. Graham, do, J, Daniel?, do, G. D. Chenowtth, do, A. K. Simmons, do, W. H. Parker, do, D Coleman, do, A. G. Cook, do,G. H. Beir, do, G. S. King, do, W. G. Hoffman, do, G S. Simans, do. E. T. Andrews, do, E. C. Grafton, do, S. Phelps, do, J. L. Ferguson, do, E. Johnson, A. W. Habersham, do, C. F. Collins, do, W. W. Wilkinson, do ; J. C. Spencer, jr., Clerk; Mr. Sutherland, Commander's Clerk; H. Spnulding, Purser's Clerk; John Shannon, Boatswain; Charles Cobb, Gunner; Patrick Dea, Carpenter: J. G. Gallagher, Sailmnker; Thomas Shanton, Master's Mute. Annexed is a list of officers on board the U. S. frigate Congress, at Genoa, January 27th, 1843:? Philip F.Voorheea, Commander; Robert L. Browning, 1st Lieutenant: John P. Gillis, 3nd do ; Thornton A. Jenkins, 3rd do.; Richard Bache, 4th do.: David D. Porter, 6th to.; Samuel C. Barney, Acting Sailing Matter; Thomaa L. Smith, Surgeon; Benjamin 1. Cahoone, Purser; Benjamin E. Brooke, 1st Lieutenant Marines; John C. Grayson, 2nd do.; William G- Jackson, Chaplain; John C. Howell, Passed Midshipman; Jamuel Jackson, Asaiitantant Surgeon; Oscar F. Baxter, do ; John Pierce, Jun., Professor Mathematics; James Tiltnn, Clerk; Francis H. Fleming, Purser's Clerk; John L.Nelson, Midshipman; Edward F. Tatnall, do,; Edmund R- Calhoun, do; Edward Simpson, do.; Edward Brinley, Jun., do.; William H. Reilly, do ; Thomas C. Eaton, do ; W. W. Holmes, do ; D. P. McCortill, do ; Lehman P. Ashmead, do.; T. S. Fillebrown, do.; Joseph B. Smith, do.; Watson Smith, do.; S. B Luce, do; J. C. P. De Krafft, do.-, Gustavus Harrison, do.; Joseph L. Friend, do.; John H. Upshur, do.; William R. Mercer, do ; Charles C. Bayard, do.; William Black, Boatswain. Samuel G. City, Gunner ; James Macgill, Carpenter; rv DU?i.rAM.i cn;lmnl, uoui vistiiiui U| oainuanci ? It is to be seen that Lieut. J. I. Boyle arrived yesterday in the Baltimore, from Bremen, and is alive and in the enjoyment of excellent health. This proves that he has not been shot by Capt. Voorhees, according to rumor. There has never been any occasion for such a shot between those two officers. Latest of thk Fukshets?Loss of Lives.?It appears by the latest accounts that the waters were subsiding, and that the sufferers were beginning to repair damages done. We regret to state, however, that several lives have bees lost. In Lowell, where the mills were compelled to run "short time," all was nearly right again. The Connecticut, and indeed all the rivers have fallen back to their proper length and breadth. It is estimated that the aggregate loss sustained will reach $1,000,000 in amount. The damage done to the Concord, N. H. Railroad alone was upwards of $40,000. [From the Buffalo Gazette, April 19.] We learn from Tonawanda, that the flood in the Creek has been attended with disastrous consequences. A serious breach was made in the Canal, below the Tonawanda dam and between it and the Cuard Lock. The Creek made a clean sweep, and all the earth between the end of the Canal Bridge over Ellicott Creek and the Lock is washed away. The south end of the Bridge of the Buffalo and Niagara Falls Rail Road is carried away. The Canal Bridge is also gone?demolishing a building which stood in its course. The Creek no longer runs over the dam, but has deserted its old channel and formed anew one through the neck of land between the Canal and Niagara River, known as Foose Island?about an acre of which has been washed away. The dyking on the Creek, above the bridges, has nil been carried away. This is the most disastrous flood that has occurred on the Tonawanda tor yearp. Mr. Kibler's building, however, had been carried off. The front part of it was used for the Post office and a store by Mr. K. and the rear for a dwelling. The breach in the Canal, though serious, we learn will be repaired in season for the opening of navigation. The efficient buperintendant, and the force at his command, will commence operations as soon U * ttB IIIC WlllCr BUUB1UCB. [Correspondence of the Herald.1 Seneca Falus, March 19th, > Quarter-past 11, P. M. > During the confusion which pervades this community, I have just this moment found leisure to inform jou of one of the most disastrous freshets which has ever occurred in this section of the State. On the evening of the 17th it commenced raining, and continued unabated until last evening, which, together with the immense body of snow on the banks of the river and the fields adjacent, contributed to swell the stream at this place to an uncommon heijjhth.and spread alarm and fearful apptehensions in its train. The new bridge, recently erected in the upper put of this village, was carried away, togather with the sash and blind factory ol E. Partridge. The tannery of A. P. Tillman is also very much injured, together with a large quantity of leather which was on hand. The extensive flouring mills of A. S. and 1). \V. I)ey are very much damaged, and it is fearful they will be lost. The grift mill of S. S. Gould is undermined by the force of the water, and is expected to tall every minute. We hear that it has also done immense damage at Waterloo. Our village presents a scene of the most heart-rending desolation. Tu>?l?* nVtnrL P VI The lower bridge has just been carried awav, and we regret to Bay that three of our most valuable and esteemed citizens were either killed by the (all or drowned. Their names are John Sears, Henry Summers, and Capt. Lamb Wood. The latter leaving an amiable wile and charming daughter to deplore his loss. Mystbriotts Influence.--On the same day the ice in Ihiffalo creek and Hudson river gave way. There is a mysterious influence between these two streams. Pomkroy&Co.?Th''ir express line arrived yes. terday from the north twenty-lour hours ahead of the mail. We thank them for papers. Finally Settled.?Montreal is to be the seat of government, and Quebec the military headquarters in Canada. Universal.?Cattle are dying of starvation all over Canada. Luxuries or Summer ?Strawberries have made their appearance in New Orleans. Death or as Indian Chike.?Paul, Chief of a tribe of Indiana in NovaScotia, ladead. Nauvoo. [ConeaponUeaca of tire Herald.] City of N/uvoo, March 6,1843. Nauvoo flourishing?the lltrahl?a Flourish of Chivairy?[fives ami Doctor*?a Pleasant Party?a (ientile ] Correspondent?Mutters and Hiing* at Nauvoo. James Gordon Bennett, Esq.? Dear Sir? After a protracted silence, 1 again sit down to relate to you some of the on ditt of this great and flourishing City of the Saints, yet in embryo, but destined soon to be the great emporium of the West ia religion, literature, morals, government, learning and accomplishments, despite the opposition of newspaper penny-a-liners and pulpit declaimed, who pervert truth and traduce the innocent. I see by an article published in the Times and Seasons, over the signature of Joseph Smith, tha1 some exceptions are taken to some publications of yours in the Herald: and if you should think the gauntlet thrown, and as a brave Knight bound to take it up, we shall have the two great Napoleons, one of the East, and the other of the West?one on the shore of (he Slississinni. and the other on the At Untie, clothed in armour, with lances poised, battling for their respective empires, and if our Western champion's pen is as mighty as his cloq lence on the stand, you will have no mean competitor. I therefore would advise a close husbandry of your resources, as there will be blows to receive as well as to give, though all in good feeling, for I know he loves you for your candor and independence ; butagTeat mind seeks greatness when it wants an object upon which it may bestow its energies?although the mighty combat mav not cause rivers of blood to flow and the plains to be bleached with human bones?although the earth may not rock to and fro like a drunken man, and the Eagle descend from her loftv seat and flap her wings upon the tomb of libery, still we deem our cause of sufficient importance to declare boldly for our champion, and for whose success and immortal honor we pledge our lives and our Bacred honors. A very important trial took place last week before his Honor the Mayor. Dana vs. Brink, a physician ?an action of assumpsit for damages done the plaintiff by Brink the defendant, by maltreating the plaintiff's wife in the character of a physician. The case occupied the time of the court for two days. Several learned and skilful M. D.'s were examined, and edified the court a whole day in illustrating the principles and science of Toxicology. Joseph Smith, our worthy Mayor, presided with great dignity and decorum, and also manifested a considerable knowledge of law in deciding promptly and correctly on rules.of evidence. Able arguments were made by the Attorneys Skinner and Emmans for plaintiffs; Mar and Rigdon for defendant. The case not yet decided. I had the pleasure, a short time since, of looking in on a very pleasant party of young ladies and gentlemen assembled at the houee of Professor Rigdon. A choice collection of beautiful ladies graced the party with their presence, who disseminated their smiles and blandishments with nearly as much effect upon the wights present as does the immortal Cupid himself when he wings the best barbed arrow from his quiver. The walls resounded and reverberated with the "melodious notes of Bong, and joy and gladness reigned supreme. The venerable host stood in the centre doer with his silver locks streaming over his temples, his Grecian countenance light ed up and beaming with peace and happiness at the animated scene around him. The Miss R 'a and the Miss I 's sang enchantingly. Miss M looked still more prepossessing in convalesence: the accomplished MissH n, with the step of a fawn and an eye like the gazelle, for the first time appeared, and added a rich gem to the beauty and fashion of Nauvoo. Miss B looked as charming as usual; all appeared to enjoy themselves and seemed to appreciate the rich blessings of Bocial enjoyment,with a due regard to the high moral and intellectual condition of mankind. " A gentile correspondent in the city of Nauvoo." " Who is itl" ask the ladies; one says it is Mr. A , another Mr. B., and so on through the alphabet. Now I will give them a sign whereby they may know. As people seek for a sign in these last days, the first lady who meets me, and says, " As Nathan said unto David, thou art the man," shall have the admission by the receipt of a pair of gloves; but she must be enjoined to silence, and if the hand is not asked in return, why then she will have the gloves in fee simple; and if asked and refused, why then your humble servant will sigh and moan like Homee, " Oh, was 1 but a glove, and on that hand, that I might touch that cheek, (tec." Our Prophet Joseph Smith has obtained his freedom from the shackels of Missouri, which were illegally imposed upon him, and he now stands redeemed and disenthralled by the genius of our federal institutions. The charter of our city has been attacked by the legislature of the State, |but the good sense of that body frowned it down at once. So we go, overcoming all opposition, and rising triumphant over ajl religious prejudices, bigotry, and intoleration. With the bible for a standard, that mighty engine of truth, wielded with dexterity and power, this church is peering her head above the religious horizon, soon to set in the very zenith, and from her meridian height dart forth ner refulgent rays to the uttermost bounds of the earth. The leader, with a gigantic mind, and indomitable courage, wraps himself in the ample folds of the constitution, and bids defiance to the snarling curs that growl and grind their teeth. Foe after foe falls vanquished at his feet, while he bestows upon them one single look of tender pity, and a forced smile at thetr folly and temerity.. A few days since, he delivered a speech in the City Council on the constitution, which would have done credit to the "God-like Dan" himself. I do not intend to frighten you from the coming contest, but as a friend only advise you of facts, so that you may use the precaution of a skilful general who arranges his army according to the forces which he is to meet. Our winter has been very severe, with good sleighing nearly all winter, and the Mississippi ice-bound since November till the present time. Our city is improving very fa6t, considering the inclement season. Our enterprising townsman, Dr. R. D. Foster, has a row of buildings goin^ up, and the foundation of a large hotel near the Temple. We expect a large accession to our nonulation on the ooenimr of the snrinir. \Ve expect this to be a place of general resort lor travellers through the summer season, it being; a place which excites more curiosity than any other in the west. Our accommodations will be good, and it is one of the most beautiful places in the world. Yours, A Gemtilb. ;Superlor Court. Present Judge Vanderpoel. April 29.?Shindy va. Skidmore ft at.?Thia was an action of treapasa on the caae for unlawfully entering the Iilaintiff's premise*, and fornn excessive levy under a landoril's warrant. Damages (1000. The plaintiff was tenant ot a house in SpriDg street, to a person of the name of Stevens. The latter hud mortgaged the premises, and a bill was filed to foreclose the mortgage, and undpr the bill the plaintiff was appointed receiver. The defendant applied to plaintiff (as is usual in such cases) to produce his receipts, hut the plaintiff refused. The defendant then made an affidavit of two quar. ter's rent being due, $260, upon which he issued a land, lord's warrant, and seized for that amount. It appeared that some arrangement was entered into between plaintiff and Stevens, by which the rent was reduced, and that the plaintiff only owed $125. The defence was a tender of amends, and that defendant was justified in levying in consequence of the refusal of plaintiff to produce ait receipt*. Judge VaisDcaroKL charged the Jury in substance as follows:? Gentlemen?'This is an action oi trespass on the case; the plaintiff is a German grocer, and the defendant is a member of the legal profession. It appears from the testimony that plaintiff was a tenant of Stevens', and that the control of his (Stevens') property was taken from him by defendant as a receiver, nnder an order of the Court of ri.. ? .,. 1- ... . 1. .u ........ .(?h. trial to show that he win improperly appointed; hut, gentlemen, in my opinion, this fact hainot been estoblisned. Counsel always open their case as fully and as strongly as they can, but whether he wna in point of lact receiver, and the manner in which he wa? appointed a? far a* regards hi? olftce, for all purposes of thia action, yeu mutt presume that he got it fairly- It would be doing great injustice to Mr. Skidmoroto say that he had resorted to unfair means to have himself appointed, but if he transcends his office, he is equally amenable as any other person. You are not, therefore, to believe that he|obtained it by any unfairness, or that he stands before you as unlawfully appointed by that Court. Oentlemen, he was appointed some time in February last. After which, it stems that he had applied to plaintiff for hit receipts; that plaintiff* replied he would not show them, and told him it was none of his busiaess. Oentlemen, when you come to measure the damages, this it a circumstance whlali you are not to overlook. You must look at the conduct of both parties, and weigh the conduct of one against the other; it <$oes not appear that the receiver applied any further. He then makes an affidavit! and swears that there are two quarters rent due, upon which he levoyed a landlord's warrant, and put it into the hands or an officer and leveved on the plaintiffs goods ; but it does not appear that housed any unnecessary violence or oppression, or that he removed the goods. It appears the plaintiff' paid him *71, and there was nn undAstanding that he was to call tlii> ns-vt slatr att/4 not/ Kim . t...i .4 - u? ..... I-/ ??? ?? uiviciiiiiiuunr : uui H SPOIIIB ?I? called upon counsel, who a<lfi??<| him that defondent had transcended his authority, and the plaintitf refused to consummate the agreement and brought the present action to recover hack the $74, and *uch other damage* a* you, gentlemen, might think him entitled to. Hi* Honor reviewed the evidence commenting upon it ai he went along and concluded by telling the jury that if they believed that the plaintifT had acted in error, the caaa wa? not one for damage*, hut II from the evidence they believed that he acted knowingly without authority, they muat deal with him a* with any other peraon. Verdlot for plaintitf $100. For plaintiff N. B. Blunt. For defendant J. B. Scolea. Look out roR Counter frits.?Counterfeit ones on the Tompkins County Bank, letter B., signed H. Camp, and N. T. Williams, cashier; thin paper and badly executed. Also, threes on the Canal Bank at Albany; paper thick. s BV THE SOUTHERN MAIL. Hales of. Stocks at Philadelphia yesterday. isi r ^ S? Reading IIR 18; So do. do. 16|; 26 do. do. Ihfa iq .^ T* Bank' T#nn- *?> '? d<*- ?*?"> Townlit ' n.wIS Commorciii, Cincinnati 60; 10 do SouthH.nk v^rtnn^i1 in?i do'fi0ii 6 do. do. 6(1*; 60 do. Union Bank, renn.41, 10 do. Camden and Anbay 68; 4do. Penn sylvania Bank 160; $6608 Lehigh Mortgage Loan 484; $1000 City ft I, 1846 lOOj $800 County o'g imho new 89* 8tafc<6'i 1806?48j?Oi ^ Afti* Board ?17 sharoa Moyamensing 28 SIOOO Tenn. Bonda 70. ' LATEST SOUTHERN SHIP NEWS. Philadelphia, April 21?Art Osceola, Whipple, Ri<> j. Jtneiro: Vulcan, Smith, NYork; Dolphin, Lamb, do. Below Porto Hico, < Jray, N Orleans: Eliza Ellen. Buckman, Boaton ? Cld Elizabeth, Keminirton, Havana. Baltimore, April 21? Are Harvest, Small, Boaton. Cld p I Neviua, Stoop, at JohD, NB. Sid Uen Lafayette, Jam,, Boaton. Alexandria, April 20? Arr Pilgrim, Boaton. Kichmoko, Apnl 21?Sid Mancheiter, New York; Emily Knight, Boaton. Spoken* Pedraza, 2 daya from New York for Porto Cabello, April 13, lat 32 30, Ion 69 30. Waahmgton, of and fram Newbern, NC. for Weat Indita, April II, fit 33. Ion 67 50. G&- The American Muaeum is about undergoing an entit e beautifying and embellishment. A variety of emi' nent artists are engaged for that purpose. Barnum haa almost expended a fortune on the place, but then he knows how to make one. The roof ia to be railed?a splendid garden laid out. In fact everything that the imagination can suggest or ingenuity devise to render it worthy the patronage of a liberal public, will be accomplished. The performers of last week proving so attractive, have been re-engaged. In Navigable Order.?The Maumee river. 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OP-BRISTOL'S 8AR9APARILL A?Who ever heard of a medicine that would restore an invalid to health, after having been given up by ten learned physicians, and cause him to increase in weight thirty pounds in three months? Bristol's Sarsaparilla has done this and more, as will be seen on reference to our advertising columns. Let every one affiicted with scrofula read the certificate which was given unsolicited, and then decide between thii compound ol seven years (tending, and that of a beputted imitator, who scruples not to impoieon the unwary, and who continues to advertise the cure of a man named Dulay, 114 Willet street, New York, represented "steeping naturally," Sic., which is true, as the place that knew him nnce now knows him no more, having been dead for some time. Invalids stay cured by this remedy, as it eradicates all trace of disease from the system. Sold wholesale and retail by William Burger, druggist, 61 and 52 Courtlandt street, and 198 Oreenwich street, and all druggists of repute. CO- PROFESSOR VALPEAU'S CELEBRATED SPECIFIC PILL for the radical cure of gonorrhea, gleet and all unpleasant discharges rom the urefba, is now the only remedy used for those distressing maladies. Their celebrated inventor, Prof. V. in his last leotures at the hospital of'LaCharite in Paris,"speaks of them in the following terms : "Gentlemen, I have used these Pills for a considerable time with ut a single instance of failure, and after having tried every remedy known for these diseases, and after an experience of twenty-five years, I have no hesitation in pronouncing them to be the best remedy for gonorrh* or gleet, at present known to the medical pr <?. fission." The New York Collejge of Medicine and Pharmacy, having obtained the recipe for those rills from t'aeir celebrated inventor about six months since, have (old over two thousand boxes, and defy any case to be. produced where they have not effected a cure. Amor g the many advant9gea they possess over the old tree'.tnent, the following are worthy of notice, viz : Their effect is certain, they contain ne mercury, or any medicine calculated to injure the constitution. They allow the patient to follow his ordinary business, without tainting the breath, disagreeing with the stomach, or causing the least suspicion that the patient is under any medical treatment. gold in boxes containing 100 pills, at $1 per box. To medical practitioners aod druggists $3 per dozen boxes. *By order of the College of Medicine and Pharmacy, 97 Nassau st. N.Y. W. 8. RICHARDSON,. Agaot. JW- THE DOCTORS USE SHERMAN'S LOZENGES, because they know he is a regular bred physician, and makes known to them what they are made of, because iinuuur, wucn iuu? Kiinuiiy prepared, operates natter, and it more easily administered than in any other form ; because they are the moat popular remedies of the day, and effect cures in one quartet of the time usually required. Where it there any thine that can begin to compare with Sherman's Lozenges T Where is there a medicine that is always so highly approved and successful 7 Where it one that commands the approbation ot all classes like Sherman's Lozenges and Plaster? Wareho use 108 Nassau street. Agents, 4 Stanwix Hall, Albany; and 3 Ledger buildings, Philadelphia. OtT- 8ARSAPARILLA?The members of the College ot Medicine and Pharmacy of the city of N.York beg respectfully to announce to the American public that their preparation of Sarsaparilla, Oentian and Saraafraa is prepared under the superintendence of scientific medical practitioners, well acquainted with the medicinal properties and curative powers of each root, and the exact proportions oae should bear to the other* The public will thus at once see the superiority of such an article over the common Syrup of Sarsaparilla manufactured by the druggist who cannot be expected to possess sufficient medical knowledge to make a really beneficial extract, but depend entirely for the sale ef it by putting advertisements and bartering their mixture for ceitificates. The genuine Extract of Sarsaparilla, Oentian and Sarsafras prepared by the College, has now beep before the ptiblie for one year, and the best proof of ',tg efficacy lies in the vastly increased demand for it ap'^ the flattering testimonials ot the members of the med>'0alprofession generally. In all diseases arising from impurity oftha blood,its effect is truly beneficial?such as scrofula, salt rheum,cutaneous eruptions, chronic rb-eumatism, syphilitic affections arising from the abuse of mercury, enlargement of the glands and all other diseases arising from a deranged state of the system?Sold in single bottles 78 cents each; cases containing half a dozen $3 SO; do do one dozen 98 w- S- RICHARDSON, Agent. Office and Consulting.Rooms of the College 97 Nassau st.. New York. N. B. A liberal discount allowed to country practition* era and druggists. OtT- THE CELEBRATED TONIC MIXTURE, IN all cases of debility, lassitude, heaviness, headoche, predisposition to consumption, and dyspepsia in ail its forms, exercises a truly astonishing effect, restoring the patient from utter exhaustion to comparative health in a few riflVS. hv fllrpHfrthmtincr I ho /<Ana?Ui<iu? ??- - appetite, and giving renewed vigor to the whole ayatem Sold in large hottlei at $1 each, amall do.$l each, in caiei containing half a dozen, $3,carefullv aent to alt paita of the Union. W. 8 RICHARDSON, Agent. New York College of Medicine and (Pharmacy, 07 Naa. *an atreet. 0(7" THE PARISIAN ALTERATIVE MIXTUR#, ii guaranteed to cure all forma of aecondarv ayphilia. Patienta effected with paina in the bonea, cutrneona eruption!, aore throat, and every ether aymptom indicative of the exiatence of venereal taint, ahenld uae thia apeciffc without delay. Sold in bottlee at >1 each, in caees of half a dozen bottlea, tb, (forwarded to any addreaa.) W. ?. RICHARDSON, Agent, Principal Office oltha College 07 Nation street. General Prlntln*? Booke? Pamphlets? Carrie?mile, dec. To the Btialneaa Public. Having now nearly completed ono of the moat aplendid GENERAL PRINTING OFFICES, ever organized in thia city, we are ready to print hooka, pamphleta, carda, billa, and oil kinda of uaeful and elegant printing, on the moat moderate terma, and for enah pay menta. Thia office we have fitted up at a great expenae?in typca, preaaea, and material! of all kinda. We have alrea gjMnvuumwiHikiu me amount 01 aevnral tnouaanda of dollar*, uml arc at ill busy printing aome of the most beau tiful articloa ever iaaued from the preaa. A Lady'a Maga tine,called the "Aktiit," ia printed in thia office, and it ia acknowledged to be the moat beautifully printed magaxine in the country. The beautiful typography of the Naw York Lancrt la well knawn. ^All applicationa for printing will be marie to Mn. Joatrn Elliott, the Manager, at the office of the Herald?or up tain in the printing office, entrance at 97 Naaaau afreet. JAMES GORDON BENNETT, PaoraiKTOR or thi llrni.n Orrkral Palermo Orrict, North Weat Comer of Fulton and Naaaau atreefa. Naw Yoaa, JOth Sept, 1*42

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