Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 28, 1843, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 28, 1843 Page 2
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M:\V YORK HERALD. < " loik, %\ fdnridny. June in, 1H43 The ( mi Bunker Hill Herkld, Published on superfine paper, containing a lull account o! the celebration of Bunker Hill, consisting of tha descriptions, and Mr. Webster* oration . accompanied with I\. q lrndid engravings,compiising 1st A tare and original view of the Battle of Bunkti Hill, w inch took place on the 17th June, 1775; exhibiting the array of the American army, engaged in deadly conflict with the Britiah tioops, their ships and ther forces. .2nd. Anew of the procession lorming on Boston Common. 3d. A new of the procession crossing Warren Bridge. 4th. A view of Banker Hill Monument from the narth, as it looked on the day of the celebration, with the flags above and crowds below. jth. A view of Bunker Hill Monument from the south t.111 1'dy, us* ll iwftm vii mi' ""?o ? the celebration. Agents will please traiifmit their orders before the edi* tion will be sold. s? th? demand is unprecedented. The price, wholesale,to agents, $S per hundred, or eight cents per copy. Retail, 1JJ cents. To be had at this office. Affairs at Washington ?Our latest intelligence !ro*n the seat ol government inform* us of the continuance of lite uncertainty, confusion, and doubt, amid which the President and the remnant of his cabinet returned to their jiests. Nobody knows how to turn himself, and the future is indeed enveloped in the clouds. There is considerable substantial ground for the opinion that Captain Stockton will step into the shoes of Mr. Secretary Upshur, the latter continuing lo discharge the duties of the Department of State. Captain Stockton has made very respectable profit hncy in the political science of the present day, and is an ixcellent practitioner of those talents and graces which verily go npt without their reward under the present rtgirrU. 'Who is to be Attorney General, and who is to go to France? The Joneses nave not yet determined. Foreign News.?The steamship Great Western, from Liverpool for New York, has been at sea eleven days. On Friday she will no doubt make her appearance, bringing a cabin full ol passengers, and thirteen days later news from all parts of Europe. The Frttits of QJConnell's Abolition Speech? The Progress c^the Keaction.?The Tribune, with a sillinessytnd absurdity perfectly excusable in the organ of the Fourierites, and the persevering advocate of all sorts of ultraism in religion, ethics and politics, accuses us of a desire to crush the repeal agitation in this country, by the publication of .Mr. O'Connell's speech in denunciation of slavery. The public know very well that the uniform policy of the Herald has been to give a lair hearing to all sides. I'd all great questions occupying the public mind, it should be the aim of every journalist, who desires to serve his generation, to present them in all their aspects and bearings. It was in this spirit ihat wc gave publicity, on this continent, to this amazing speech. For the disagreeable effects which may lollow, the "Liberator" only is to blame. Movements in favor of General Cass.?The popular voice in Ohio is calling out very loudly in favir of Cass as a candidate for the next Presidency. Mr. Van Buren has 110 chance in that State, and in fVnnsy ivaina and Indiana he will also hnd the star of Case in the ascendant. A great mass meeting is .*>on to be held in Columbus for the purpose of making a decided demonstration in Ca6s's favor Many of the leading democrats in Ohio have appended their names to the circular summoning this great gathering ol the forces, the spirit of which may be fully perceived from the following extracts: Btit i? it the pait ol wisdom to risk all the great and lunduuntll principle, ol the Democratic party, upon the (ortum ? ol an individual whose success, in the event of ins nommaliou, would be extremely'probiemstical I Mr. Van Buren has never yet obtained the vote ol Ohio for the rre*iJency , anJ it is iirmly believed by our most sagaiou? |<oliticians, that he cannot, in any contingency, urceed either in this State or Pennsylvania In Indiana, m? pioipecti are still worse. A reference to the former vote- ol the*' Stales, combined witk present indications, places this beyond doubt. Independent of all this, the feelings now manifested by Mr. Calhoun's friends, seems to deprive us of all hopes of their aid in support of Mr. Van Buren. On the contrary, Mr. Calhoun has no chance in the West. With General Cass as our candidate, we haxard nothing in saying that the democracy would carry all these great States hy overwhelming majorities. In all the essential 'jualities of a hero, patriot and statesman, we trust that you will agree with us that Gen. Cass is in no degree behind any of his compvtitors lor the Presidential Chair, and he has the additional advantage of being an especial object of dislike to the anstocracy of England, on account of b >s successfully contending for his country's rights in the dominion of the seas. Briefly premi-ing these matters, we now solicit yeur opinion id regard to the expediency of calling a meeting of the friends of Gen Cass, to be holden at Columbus, and lso in relation to the time at which it would be most advisable to hold it?lor the purpose of adopting measures to promote his nomination by the Democratic National Convrn'.ion. If you approve of such a meeting, you will please advise us, by an early reply to this circular, and state the probable number that will attend such a meeting from your county. We believe the great mass of the people to be with us in this matter, and that if suitable steps be taken for the development of public opinion, there can be no doubt as to the result. Acceptable ?Matter for a hearty laugh in these ilaye of influenza, prostration, and soda water. We had it yesterday in the " official organ" in this city? c. g ?speaking of Captain Bob Tyler's repeal speech at Boston It is one of the most polished, enthusiestic and eloquent efforts that ever proceeded Irom so young a man, and furnb hf s the best evidence that the peculiar gittsof sincere, h'illiant and thrilling oratory for which his honored father i- ; distinguished, have descended in full lustre to the son - The destiny of Robert Tyler is a high and noble one. 1 ba world is bright before him, and he bean within himself faculties and jiowers enough to place his name nmongst the proudest and most honored in his country's history. It is not singular that to ayoung, fiery, and chivalric i pirit like Mr. Tyler's, the cause of poor unhappy Ireland should have appealed with extraordinary force. With 'hat benevolence, expansive as the sunshine, which is one of th - most glorious attributes of his nature, he could not look unmoved upon the struggles of that wretched yet noble land We Did him God speed in his bright career, with all our heart. That will do. Mistaken Clemency?Sentencing Glover, the ruffian, who committed the outrage on Miss Austin, to eighteen months imprisonment in the House of Correction. It ought to have been as many years. Thin we maintain, notwithstanding the opinion of the " Counsellor" in the Boston Post?to wit " The object of punishment if to prevent offencei, and not to 10itict vengeance. If a mild sentence will in all human probability etfect this object, every principle of humanity lorbida that a harsh ene should be imposed.? Society 'f Just power over it* members stops at the point necessary for its protection. "Vengeance is mine, saith th? Lord and He has never delegated the right to exe cute it to man, and man never exercises it without adding to the catalogue af human calamities." The Banoor Convention.?The graphic letter of .i cot respondent descriptive of this convention, will be read with great interest. More about this business anon " lontakf, or the Field of the Green Banner "?We have been gratified to observe the v?-ry favorable manner in which this spirited poem has been received by the public Its author, Mr. J. Augustus Shea, is <t man of fine talent, refined taste, I rii.linviiiHlicfi / Knluvahiii In iKiu i.voiln/ifion lit- 11a> given embodiment wilh great skill and ellrct to tilt- patriotic rernembraocen ol the ancient glories ?>f Ireland, ardent hopes ol her speedy regeneration .oid >mancipation The volume has been published by Appltton & Co., and rellects credit on their reeiectable establishment. . mratooa?This fashionable watering place is lapidly tilling up The arrival ol strangers during the pa-i week is said to be fully equal to what it wh at a similar period last year. Among those alii ady there, we notice the names ol the Hon N. P. I". Iniidge and lady, Irom Poughkeepnie, J. Lorini r<-raham, Lsq , lady and two daughters, N. B. lforden, K*| and two daughters, from Fall Hiver, Hon H Lincoln and lady, of Boston, and the Hon. K Dixon and lady, Niagara. TRM'MrnAvri.r Stroctssri t.? the debut of Madame t 'sstellnn at the Apollo la-t evening She has cre r.I, il possible, a greater sensation than Wallace. ' i p > 'yd juatic to a review of her n ii-y, on ,|y brilliant pnorm mce now. To-morrow wc will attempt it. ^ Annual Corporation Excursion to Randall's Island.?Yesterday was the day api>oinied (or die annual excursion to Randall's Island. This Island, it is well known, is a corporation speculation lor they gave some #60,1100 or #70,000 tor the island, according to the bequeator will of Mr. Randall, the original proprietor. Mr- Thomas Bell is the present very polite and worthy lessee of the island, for which he pays annually the sum of per annum. We advise the Common Council to look about the East Ktver.aud see if they cannot tind some other islands to purchase, always provided they produce good cherries. But, as we were saying, yesterday was the day set apart (or the annual visit which the Common Coun. cil, by the invitation of the lessee, pays to the aforesaid island. It was very quietly whispered about among the chosen lew that Alderman Hatfield's ury dock ummuuses would be ready alone o'clock in Irimt of the City Hall. Accordingly, at tliat hour the members of the Common Council, together with the Alms House Commissioners, and quite a number of ladies, with some children, were ready to enter the omnibuses which were provided lor their reception. Among ihe party we noticed the following Aldermen, ix Aldermen,and Assistant Aldermen:?Hatft' ld, who was rather the king of the party; Lee, who ta next in size and importance; Woodhull, the minority prince; Sco>s, who was happy with the ladies. Hut we cannot get on in this way, so here they come: Brady, W.Dodge and ladies?indeed most of the gentlemen were accompanied by ladies, and some of them very handsome, too?Nichols, Rawson, Dunning, Vandervoort, Brevoort, Seaman, Alderman Hart of the 18th ward, Nash, the Hon. M. G. Leonard, M. C., Patterson, Emmans, Ward, Smith, ex-Alderman of the 13th, Assistant Street Commissioner Waterman, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Dougherty, Saml. Jones Willis, Clerk of the Board ot Aldermen, Dr. Bartol, Clerk of the Board of Assistants, Mr. Comtroller Smith, Mr. Deputy Comptroller Young, and various others, wnuBr names we cannot recall, we must not torget to mention, however, that the Common Council, including the ladies, who were allowed to vote on this oceasionjicr se, appointed Alderman Hatfield to be the captain of the party, and John Jones, of New York,to be the official clerk to record the proceedings. The omnibusses were duly freighted, including the ladies and children, and the baskets, and every thing else that could hold cherries, and away we went to the tune? ' And were all picking, pick, pick, picking. And were all picking ripe cherries on the isle " Nothing specially worthy ol notice occurred, with the exception of the excessive heat,until we arrived at the foot of 125th street, upon the banks of the East river, opposite Randall's Island. Here the only means that presented of crossing over, was an old scow, which beggars all description. There were about 100 ot the whole party, and as the scow would not accommodate but fifty, the remainder of the party had to get over the best way they could.? The tide was sitting very strongly up the stream, and the wind was also blowing strong in the same direction. Alderman Nicols said he understood navigation right well, having studied the science in Cnnal street n ffrpat mnnv vpnrs arn?he was ar cordingly allowed to take the helm, that is, the oar. But no sooner had we cast off from the shore, than the current took usall very rapidly up toward Harlem Bridge,which was two miles above Randall's Island. Aid. N ichols insisting all the while that we were going directly for the other shore. Everybody else, however, saw that this course would take us to Harlem Bridge. By this time the scow began to make water, and all hands were called to the pumps, but no pumps could be found. The ladies were ot course alarmed, although such of them as wer" not sea-sick behaved with great propriety and presence of mind. "This will never do," said Alderman Ward; "we shall all go to the bottom"?whereupon lie seized an oar, and pulled away most lustily, to the great relief of the ladies?but unfortunately pulled the wrong way, as not unfrequently happens with those who pull one way and row another. Alderman Ward's rowing the wrong way, in addition to Alderman Nichols' steering the scow up stream, when he ought to have steered her across the stream, would certainly have sent the whole party to Davy Jones's (not John Jones') locker,had not Alderman Ward just at the very nick of time, when all were expecting to go to the bottom, broke his oar. li is lmpcssioie 10 uescrioe me scene ot contusion which ensued. The distressed situation of the scow was however seen, and boats put off to the relief of the party?and some on broken pieces of the scow, and some in one way, and some in another, got to land. Thirty-nine souls were saved from off the bcow alone. How many were lost we have not heard. On arriving at Mr. Bell's establishment every thing was in readiness?brandy, wine, crackers, cheese, cherries, by the bushel, joy, hilarity, and happiness to the full. It is impossible to describe the antics which were cut, nor would we if we could ; so great was the joy of escaping from shipwreck Although Mr. Bell had an abundance of nice fresh oxhearts, and all sorts of cherries ready picked, yet nothing would satisfy Alderman Lee but he must go to climbing the cherry trees, to the great alarm of Alderman Hatfield, who was afraid the young man would fall. Alderman Nichols undertook to follow in the footsteps of his illustrious predecessor, but fell a martyr to his gallantry to the ladies, lor whom he undertook to pick the cherries Alderman Ward did not care much about cherries, but took a particular fancy to some fine poultry upon the premises, and so you might see him lurking about the fences with a stick in his hand.? He fell upon two very black young crows behind a tree, which he mistook for hens, and was very anxious to ascertain when they would lay eggs again. As they were young cocks, it was difficult for Mr. Bell to satisfy him, and the subject was finally referred to the Committee on Arts, Sciences, and Schools, of which Alderman Woodhull is Chairman, from whom a Jr.cid report may be expected. As for A Idermen Leonard and Seaman, they found infinite amusement in the dairy yard when they discovered two dozen splendid cows, which sup ply the Corporation tea table at six cents a quart, pure milk, there being no Croton water at Randall's Island. Alderman Leonard thought an immense savin? might b- made ifthe Common Council would only go up to the Island and take the milk originally in the natural way. As for Alderman Smith, the only remark we heard him make was, that he tried very hard to behave himself with propriety. Alderman Hart, of the 18th ward, who still holds o\er to the great disapi>ointment of the next in succession, made himself very useful in carrying lemonade to the ladies. He never drinks lemonade himself. The first regular toast, proposed by Alderman Lee, was to the abundant hospitalities of Mr. Hell, the lessee 'Ho next regulur toast was to John Jones, of New York, who gave the Honorable the Corporation ot the City of New York- to which, in the itfowncr ol tiif Honor the .Mayor, Alderman I-.ce responded in a very neat and pithy *|?ecli. Iit fine, everytlitng parsed oil with the most unj hounded happiness to nil und singular present, and all left the island wishing that cherry time would come once a month the year round. The Next Congress?Elections have already been held in ten States, lor members of the next House of K.cpr> mutative* The remnining Stutes hold their elections at- follows: ? Louisiana, first Monduv in July,4; North Carolina, tint Monday in August, 9; Alabama firit Monday in August, 7; Miaaiaaippi, if. it Monday in August, 4, Kentucky, first Monday in August, 10; f^nians, first Monday in August, 10; lllinoii, firit Monday In August, 7, Tsnnrssea, firs'. Thursday in Auguat, II. Vermont, first Tuesday in Hep ti mber, 4; necoiKl Tuesday in September,7; Mary, bind, firit Monday in O; Michigan, first Monday in (ir n'l.-r, i "?! v Jeraey, second Tuesday in October, b i ii, second Tuesday in October, 14; Ohio, second Tuesday in October, 'Jl; Rhode Island, undeteri muted, 4. iota), 1?4. j II wvkkks and Pkdlars.?When men feel deeply they will speak strongly, especially where they have pec K.iury and personal interests involved; and this is possibly the position of "A Mechanic ol the i'ourh Ward," who has forwarded to ua a communication on the evil of hawking and peddling. Willi t reat justice in the cause which he espouses, harsh terms may be ill-timed and inappropriate, though ihe provocation to intemperance of expression is so great as to mitigate its culpability. We nevertheless allow him to stale hw own case, and urge it in his own way, which he does as lollowa.? Mr. Editor? There appears to exist among our mechanics und regular dealers, an association ot feeling and true interests to break up this unlawful and pernicious system of traffic; and from what has already appeared before the public, 1 should judge had proceeded from a strong body of our citizens, who ^rrin uncrmmru 10 rruuicuir iur rvu. u is n cuuiuc ot extreme gratification to tuysell to witness this concerted action, as it whs only by union that we secured our national independence. The editors ot severs I of our popular daily journals have also enlisted their powerful aid to sustain the justice and the demands ot our hard-working mechanic, who toils all night and all day to sup(>ort iliuiselt, his wile and his liitle ones, who are dependent upon hisexertions tor all the enjoyments and cotnlorts ot life. And the dealers 111 merchandize of every deocription also have just cause to enter their complaint to the lathers ot our city for suffering so great a nuisance to exist amoog us. This growing curse upon our mechanics, and dealers in every kind of goods, wares and merchandize, 1 would iutorm you, is not sutlered in any city ot our whole Union. But here, in the city of New York, here they congregate troin the tour quarters of the earth, take their stand in front of our very stores and dwellings, display their trumpery and stolen goods in lull view to the multitude, and, without having a license, commence business. The store keeper dares not affront them, I uor the police to remove them. Une id attain ot the mob, that loves excitement, and the other of his office, tor fear of losing it. The Alderman and his Assistant wink at the violator of the law. Consequently it opens a wide avenue for all to continue on in their business until the free and independent mechanic and merchant of our city steps up fearlessly and boldly and demands ot our authorities a complete renovation throughout.? There appears to be only a complaint against selling goods on our side walks, some ignoramuses trequently express. I am daily an eye witness of hawkers and i>edlars selling articles ot dry goods from covered top wagons, owned by English importing merchants in Pearl street, who 1 am inlormed have at least a dozen or more constantly in action in this city and around the country, without any license; also hawkers of tin and wooden ware hanging on their arms and shoulders for display? gloves, hosiery and suspenders by the arm fullcoats, pantaloons and vests thrown over their backs ?hats and Bhoes in baskets?watches and jewelry in trunks?hardware and cutlery in cases?stationery and ink in small bundles?crockery and glassware in market baskets?and every thing, be the same more or less, the original property ot some hardworking mechanic or storekeeper who has been so unfortunate as to be robbed by some scoundrel who finds his support in this class of men. lean also enumerate among this class of itiuerent dealers, men who have no habitation or name?here today and off to-morrow?pay no license, rent or taxes?support no families?feel no interest in the welfare ol our country, and who art the main instruments of all the crime committed by the young and rising generation ot our country. Mr. Editor, while I feel interested in the cause that protects us all, allow me to go a little farther and solicit the aid of our landlords. Nothing butco-operaI tion of all classes of society is wanted, and wr shall gain our cause. It must be broken up entirely, and 110 licenses granted ot any kind whatever, whether on the sidewalks, around the markets, in wagons, handcarts, barrows, baskets 01 trunks. None but those who hire stores and dwellings, and conduct business on honorable principles must be encouraged and sustained. A Mechanic of the Fourth Ward On the subject on which our correspondent leels so intensely, we may say for his consolation that the Common Council have taken steps which may lead to a mitigation of the existing evils. Committees of the two Boards have been appointed to digest an ordinance which shall protect the legitimate trader, and a committee from the Mechanics and Traders Association, has been delegated to confer with them on the question which so vitally affects their interests. Facts aud arguments in that quarter, then, may aid the cause, and to that body we commend the letter of our correspondent. i Excellent.? Mr. George Jamieson's represents- 1 tion of the part of Martin Hey wood, in the thrilling j play of the "Rent Day"at the Park, last evening. ! r :ui i : .1.. : i ?i ..~uA..? ' o|iiuicu, luitiuir, tiuu juoiiy uuuucivcu uuuugiiuui. Niblo's.?That most pleasing ol Auber's operas Lt Domino Noir, is to be j>erformed this evening, and again will Mile. Calv? charm her auditors by her admirable execution of some of the most brilliant airs ever penned by composer, in VEclair; she has astonished the musical community by the force and energy of her style in the " Black Do. j mino;" she delights by the ease and grace with which she sings the songs of Angele; the efficient manner in which she is sustained by Madame Lecourt, Messrs. Lecourt, Richer, and Bernard, and the superior manner with which the music is performed will ever render this opera a favorite with the public. Bowery Amphitheatre.?The beautiful pantomimic act entitlfd the Sprite of the Silver Shower produced at this establishment should be witnessed by all the lovers of equestrian performances. The little Miss McFarland is certainly a prodigy, and the feats of Master Dlenroy is astonishing. Later from Mexico.?By the arrival of the brig Petersburg, Capt. Larkins, from VeraCruz, we have received our files of the " El Siglo Diez y Neuvc" to the 30th of May inclusive. We find nothing very interesting or important. Santa Anna stands 011 a tottering foundation. His administration must very soon be brought to a close amidst violence and blood. Three thousand Indians, and one thousand troops, have besieged Chilapa. Gen. Braro writes the Mexican Secretary of War, that he cannot aid the besieged, as he has only two hundred men under his command. Mexico is in a very unsettled state, riots and outbreaks are continually taking place, all through the interior of the country. The yellow fever has disappeared from Guayaquil. The quarantine is removed from vessels coming from that port to Mexican ports. Later from Havana.?By the arrival of the brig Hayne, at Charleston, we have received advices down to the 17th inst. Our files contain nothing of importance. Bull fights were the order of the day ? Four glorious fellows fell,but before the fatal thrust, well did they give battle, and four dead horses, four others badly gored, and a picador crushed between the palings and a dying horse so badly, that it is doubtful if he will recover, atten how well the in. domi'able fought. There had been three executions within the last fortnight, and an equal numb.-r of nzotailoa, or whipped. These punishments were all within one month after the committal of the of* fences. There were rumors of negro disturbances in the islands of Jamaica and St. Domingo. Of buei rx'ss in general, ine ivoucioso says: ? "Comparing our statmticsof commerce for the month of May ln*t with that of the same month for the yesr previouj, will he seen haw ill founded are the croukings of our Penlrnular friends of the prf??. The export* of kiigur are 18} per cent more; molaieic* 21 percent; brandy Ji percent; cigar* 26 do; cotfee OS ilo; wax SO do; honey 200 do; leaf tobacco 332 do?while our imports present a picture no less Mattering, viz.: a total increase ot #99,200 .17J. The increase on export duties is $17,0.77 <V2J; while on the imports the dvlicit if only the trifling sum ot $1,862 42J." Latkrfrom Tort ah Prinok ? By the arrival of llie Pandora,Captain l'axton, ut Boston, we Iihvc advices to the 13th. We learn that it was very sickly nt Port au Prince. Almost every vessel in port had lost sonic of jis crew hy the yellow lever. The Knglish Consul died a few davs before ihe Pandora lelt, ol the prevailing epidemic. Later from Nassau ? By the schooner Helena, from Kleuihera, we have the re|mrt that on the 17t!i dune the captain of the British packet schooner Nonpareil front Nassau, New Providence, reported to Mr. Bethel, merchant, at Governor Key, Kleuthera, that a British man of war brig, of 18 guns, had nn engagement with a piratical bark, during which the brig was sunk, and all h inds lost. This engagement w us s?e,i by several of the crews of small drogers who were passing at the time. This we give as we neeived it, in?t having much belief in the truth of the retort. Thk late Mb. Lkijakk.?A recent number of the " Madwoman" contains the following brief memoir and deserved tribute to the talents and virtue of the late Attorney General:? Mr. Lac. sax was born in Charleston, South Carolina, in the year 1797. His early education und principles were formed under the care and tuition of the Rev. Dr. Wa.ldell, a celebrated Scotch Divine, whose good tort omit has been, to have witnessed the value and importance of the sound lesions thus early inculcated, exemplified in the highest stations by the most prominent and aldu men of that State. Alter having thus laid the foundation of bis education, and having imbibed at this pure jyuntain that mora) instruction and rectitude of prineiivbv which shone so highly throughout his w hole career, he w as ad nutted to Columbia College, where he graduated with the first honor and the most marked distinction at eighteen years of age. Kven at this early period ot his life, the eyes of his class and college were turned upon him with hope and expectation, as the first among the rising young men of his native State, and destined to occupy an eleva ted post in her own and the National Councils. Encouraged and stimulated to realixe these anxious wishes, and ambitious lor the service and honor of his country, he embarked for Udinburg to complete, in the accomplished schools of its University, the higher attainments, which subsequently formed so interesting and valuable a part ol his public history. Having established an enviable repu. tutiou at Edinburg, beloved by all, the companion ol the Professor, the friend ot the learned and great, he then made the tour of Europe, perfecting himself in the mo. data languages, storing away knowledge and experience, and returned to Carolina at the age of twenty-two years, a finished scholar and a promising statesman. He was immediately electe 1 to the Legislature, and centinu ed in that body, without interruption, until 1831, when he was chosen Attorney General of the State? How well he tilled these olhces will be remembered with pride and satisfaction by every Carolinian ? The statute book owes to him some of its most unfading pages, aud that ho imparted dignity and character to a legal position already distinguished for the learning and ability of those who had filled it, will be admitted by all familiar with the rise and progress of the eminent lawyers ot the State. He was invited by General Jackson, to take the mission to Belgium. His diplomatic career, through four years, was signalized with success, adding, by his own fame and eruditiou to the reputation of his country, and earning lor himself, through the polished and refined circle of Europe, a character for philosophic research and splendid acquirement. Before retiring from thin mission, he was nominated Dy the I'eople of his native city as their Representative in Congress, and was elected by a powerful vote, immediately ou liis return. Of his position in the National Councils it is needless to speak ; his works, whilst* attached to the Committee ot Foreign Affairs, form an essential part of our public history, and his efforts on the flooraf the House, in canvassing the great political questions of the times, will eudure whilst patriotism shall preserve the reminisceases of that Congress. From that period, until tendered a seat in this Administration, he was engaged in professional pursuits, involving issues the most intricate and delicate which have ever been submitted to the juris prudence of the country, in all of which, without one exception, be never tailed to sustain himself as a jurist deeply and thoroughly skilled in all the great principles at stake. He has gained lor the office of Attorney General a name which will not shrink from comparison with any like position in any other country. His well-schooled habits of study seemed formed and adopted to the philosophy of the law. In the " wars of the giants" before the Supreme Court he was at home. He lost not a single case. Such is a brief glance at the history of him who is now numbered with the silent dead. He was patriotic in devotion to his country, a trieud to humanity, generous ia his impulses, strong and affectionate in his attachments, and manly, consistent and honorable in every relation of life. At his customary Lecture on the Constitution of the United States, to the Students of Dane Law College, on Thursday, the 22d instant, Mr. Justice Story made the following remarks upon the character of Mr. Legare. They were taken down by a gentleman present, and have been published under the sanction of the learned Judge, in the Boxton Adveriixer:? When I last met you, I little anticipated the calamitous event, which has since occurred, in the death oi a distinfuished man who expired in the city of Boston on Tuesay morning last. Whoever considers the principles of the Constitution can never forget him; for he was firm and true to its doctrines, and exhibited that elevated and comprehensive statesmanship, which the Constitution demands of its real friends. 1 refer, of course, to Mr. Legare, the late Attorney General, with whom I had the happiness to be intimately acquainted; whom 1 knew not ouiyasan accomplished gentleman, but also as a great lawyer. I speak of him to you here, not merely to pay a deserved tribute to his worth, but because I know ot no man whom I would sooner propound as an example to young men entering the profession,which he has so much adorned. I had indeed lookel to him with great fondness of expectation. 1 had looked to see him accomplish what he was so well fitted to do, what, I know, was the darling object of his pure ambition?to engraft the Civil Law upon the jurisprudence of this country, and thereby to expand the Common Law to greater usefulness and a wider adaptation to the progress of society? It is a most singular circumstance, that eminence in general literature should, in the public mind, datract from a man's reputation as a lawyer. It is an unworthy preju dice, for certainly the science of jurisprudence may borrow aid as well as receive ornament from the cultivation of all the other branches of human knowledge. But the prejudice exists?and yet one would think that the pnblic hud witnessed so many examples of men who were great scholars and great lawyers likewise, thst the prejudice might bu at this day disarmed ol no much ot its quality, as is apt to do injustice to the reputation of living men. Lord Mansfield was a most eminent scholar in general letters; lint he was also unsurpassed in jurisprudence. Sir VVm. Blaekstone was so elegant a scholar, that his Commentaries are models of pure English prose; but they are none the less the invaluable mine of the laws of England. Lord Stowell, the friend and Executor of Dr. Johnson, was, in various attainments, exceeded by iew; but his knowledge ol general jurisprudence was greater than that of any man ol his day. Some ol the proudest names now on the English benches are some of England's best scholars. But there, as well as here?though certainly it is far greater here?the j ublic prejudice almost denies to a great scholar the right to be eminent as a jurist. Dr. Johnson bas said? And mark what ills the scholar's life assail, Toil, envy, want, the patron and the gaol. None of these were the evils of our friend. His only evil was, that his reputation as a lawyer was sometimes underrated, because oi his great general attainments. But nothing could be more uniounded than this idea. He considered the Law as his puisuit; as his object; as the held of his ambition. Fifteen years ago, I knew him as an eminent lawyer ; he afterwards went abroad in a diplo matic capacity; and, at Brussels, where be resided, devoted himselianew to the study of the Civil Law, with a view to make it subservient to the great object of hi* life, the expansion of the Common Law, and the forcing into it the enlarged aud liberal principles and just molality ol thfl Roman jurispiiidencc. This object he seemed about to accomplish; lor his arguments hiforo the Supreme Court were crowded with the principles of the Roman law wrought into the texture of the Common Law with great success. In every sentence that I heard, I was struck with this union ol the two systems. At the same time, the whole was wrought in a style beautiful and chaste, but never psssing from the line ol the argument nor losing sight of the cause. His argumentation was marked by the closest logic; at the same time he had a nresence in sneaklnir. which 1 have never seen excelled. lie had a warm,rich style, but he hail no declamation; lor he knew that declamation beiorgs neither to the jurist nor to the scholar. It was only during the last summer, that he wrote to ine that he intended to translate Heineccius's Elements j for he wished, he said, to entice the American Lawyer to the study of the Civil Law. He added, that he had nothing to gain by undertaking suck a work, but that he would undergo the labor as a homage to his country. Knowing his eminent qualifications for the task, I advised liirn to make the translation, and to add to it not- s of his own, so as to adapt the principles to the existing state of the Common Law; telling him that he would thereby confer a benefit on his country, which no man of the age would be liacly to exceed. A few years since Fie published a paper in the New York Review, on the Origiu, History and Influence of Roman Legislation, and afterwards printed it separately from the Review itself. Whoever reads that essay?and 1 hope you will all read it?will p- rceive his vast attainments in thoCivil Law. You, who have not hea-d him, cannot judge of his attainments in the Common Law ; but I, who heard his arguments, know that he devoted himself to the Common Law with a wise perception of its defects, and a purpose to ameliorate them with the riches of theCivil Liw; and I may say of hirn, having seen his mnstery ol botn systems of jurisprudence?that he walked wi'.h them triumphantly, the one in ene haul, and the other in tlio ether hand, in the path of a great jurist. Although he might have lui.l other places in the gift of the Government?as I have been told?yet he iieaired only th? ollice of Attorney General, nnd he desired that for thesnkeofthe Law. When, therefore, the question is asked, was he eminsnt as a lawyer ? I answer, no man more so. Do you c*k what was the secret of his eminence 7 1 answer, it was diligence, i redound study, and withholding his mind from the political excitements oftheday. To me, his loss is irreparable. How few do I see around me, of severe studies in jurisprudence, willing to devote their days and nights to the mastery and improvement of it as a great science; and looking for the lame that ernes ol devotion like his. Such study is not lamml liy Ik* breath of popular, and so it is rare. Rut in him it shone most hi iliiantly. I pronounce him n great loss, as one of the most valuable lights o jurisprudenc e that it has been my happiness to knowjf iny misfortune to lose. It was hut the day before yester day ?and before I had hnird of Ins denib, the news ol which met me as I was going from my own house?that I had taken dow n Cictrn dt C'lnrit Oratoi litis, and had turned to the passage where h? begins " As T was leaving ( ilieij to go to Rhodes, I heard of the death ol llortensius" llortensius, the grout Koman lawyer, so much and so justly praised by Cicero, died, as we nie told, when his usefulness had In en completed. Hew different trnm him, who has bean taken from us, when we hail just learned to appreciate his inestimable value to the Jut isprndence of the country. To Cethegus, another orator, Cicero applies the remark of llniiius, Is dictus ollispopulanhusolim, Qui turn vivebant homines, atque wvtim ngitahant, Klos delihatas jioptili.* I say of the Attorney General not delibalut pnpnli; I say of him, Flnt dJihatui jurii f As I looked a little Inrther, I came ttpon the passage which, by a Milking coincidence, expressed what has since beeii realised by my own feelings, ns the full influence of such a life ; a life, fne only deepJUmentatien for ? hicli is,th it he had had too little lime to mnkp himself fully appreciated by the w hole republic. They therefore seem to me to have lived both toitilnliti1 and happily, not in other States, but especially in ours, who have been permitted not merely to enjoy authority and the renown of action, but also to attain the praise of wisdom; whose memory and reputation, in our gravest and severest cares, have hi en truly grateful, whenever in history we have fallen upon them. I dis. miss the subject, with the remark, that the constitution has lost one ol ita be?t friends ; thu Supr me Court one of its hi igii'e i ornini t f ; the ecu .if ry hi inestimable man, w hose in lep, i,d( ii< e, w hore put lie vn tin-, whose rare CD. dowuients; and w hose Ircedom Itom nil the arts o( popularity gave full uaurauce of a life of the highest value to the State. To me,hail my own career closed before him, a single word of praise from bu bps, could 1 have looked backed to know ft, would hava been a* valuable a tribute aa from an y other human being. * He who was called by the men of atkor times, then upon the atage, the choaen flower of the people. 11 aay of the Attorney General, not chosen of tho poopie?I My of him the chosen flower of the law. b'ltjr Intelligence. Kiae ?About seven o'clock, last evening a the broke out iu the fourth story of the Urge brick five story store, lt>7 Water street, opposite the United States Hotel, occupied by Tiplerfc Co., F. C.,Tannin, and 8. P.Dewey, crockery, glass ware, and drug merchants. The upper part of tho building was considerably damaged by lire, and tho lower part by water. A quantity of dye stuffs, owned by Partridge A Son, were also partially injured.? We understand that the kxs of merchandize and the injury to tha building is fully insured. The firemen displayed much energy, and thus prevented the flames from extending to any ot the adjoining stores, although they were not quenched until alter 9 o'clock in the evening, owing IV... ..mknllikU ?f --. ? 1-1- I- H- ? lofts. Beacon Coumk.?The best time over made in this or any other country, one mile heats, best three in fi?o, for a purse of $100; entries, Beppo, by John Spicer ; Independence, by Robert Titus. 1st heat, Independence 3m. Sajs. ad " Beppo am. 31 js. 3d " <to am. 33s. 4th " Independence am. 38s. 6th ' Beppo am. 35s. Ehhonkous Charge.?From an examination o( the facts concerning the arrest of Mathew G. Shepherd and John GooAuch, on an alleged charge of taking a can of milk fromthe Jersey City ferry, on Sunday night, we feel it our duty to state that the can was taken entirely by mistake, and one containing ten quarts mere belonging to Mr. Goodrich was left in the plaeeof the one taken. Such was also the case with the same charge against K. G. Newton.. Police.?Nothing yesterday but small potatoes, not worthy of publication. Counterfeit j.?Look out for $10 counterfeit or altered notes of the Troy City Bank, as they are in circulation. Very Sudden Df.ath.?Yesterday afternoon, Mr. Les. ler, who has recently boarded at No. 8Courtlandt street, was suddenly afflicted with profnse bleeding oi the lungs and died in a very fow minutes afterwards. Mr. 8. was a native of Ireland, aged 31 years, and a tailor by trade. Court for the Correction of Errors. June 27.? Suydam and others vs. The Patriotic Bank of Washington.? Mr. Daniel Lord, Jun.continued and closed the argument for the plaintiffs in error, this day. but the decision will not be given until tho court sits at the seat of government in December next. Mraham Van Santvoord and others,Plaintiffs in Error, vs. Milton St John, Defendant in Error.?This case was next taken up, and Mr. C. Van Santvoord opened for the plaintiffs in error. Vice Chancellor's Court. June 27.?Vice Chancellor McCoun made various decisions this morning, but they possessed no public interest. Ilo then heard mepsprtt motions tor the remainder of tho morning's session. Court of Common Fleas, Junk 27.?Judge Inglis sat to try jury causes, but they were oi trifling importance. The other courts were not in session. GENERAL TOM THUMB BEGS US TO announce that he has returned to his old stand at the American Museum, where he would be happy to receive calls every day and evening this week. He was never in finer health and spirits than now, and is sure to interest his visitors as usual. We have ever regarded him a great curiosity, and the oltener we seo him, the more deeply are we convinced of it. During his short stay, there will be performances every afternoon at 4 o clock, and every evening at half past 8 QQ- PAUL DE KOCK'8 LAST AND RICHEST WORK.?On Friday the subscribers will issue in an elegant 8vo form, with ten spirited engravings and a colored cover, a translation of Paul de Kock's latest, wittiest, most piquant and peculiar production, entitled " MARRIED MEN;" written, localized, and adapted by O E. Durivage. Notwithstanding the abuse liberally lavished upon Paul deKock, the avidity with which his exciting works are purchased, is a sufficient proof of their excellence and popularity. The present work is rich with his peculiar characteristics. The following is a list of the embellishments:?1?Leading to the (h) Altar. 2?A Closu Embrace. 3 ?A Sour Pair (Pear?). 4?A Kiss " Before Folk." 6?A Matrimonial "Strike." 6?Peeping in the Pick le Pot. 7?Not a Tee Totaller. 8?" How come you so?-' 9?Time and Jealousy. IU?Tutting out the Light?a peculiar Tall Piece. Price, $8 per hundred, l v! J cents single. BRAINARD & Co , 13 Court st, Boston. For sale, at No. 4, Anu street, and news agents generally. {?- FRANKLIN SALT WATER BATHS,CASTLE Garden.?The constant succession of visitors to this perfect and altogether unrivalled establishment, is a strong illustration ot the acknowledged efficacy of bathing during this insupportable period of heat. Yesterday there was n regular rush of visitors, and we were rejoiced to see the vast number of ladies, who seemed to acknowledge its refreshing influence with peculiar dolight. OtJ- SUMMER CORDIAL?For Bowell Complaints, Cholera Morbus, Diarrhoea, &c. This specific is a war. ranted cure, and every lamily should have a bottle on hand, as who would risk the lives of children, when lor 28 cents a sure cure might be kept in the house ready for useon the first symptoms. To be found only at.31 Court, landt street. {&- BURNS, SCALD9, OLD SORES, 8WELLings, pain seated in any part ot the body, will be cured by the role and simple use of the M agical Pain Extractor, from Com stop k St Co., 31 Courtlandt st. This justly named family friend has done more the short time it has been before the public, to relieve human suffering, than all the Doctors put together, could effect. Many will not believe this, hut let the occasion ever come when the Extractor is required, end you will always bless the inventorot the Magical Tain Extractor. Iu consequence of the many counterfeits already around, the only placn in this city, to get the genuine article, is at 21 Courtlandt street. {K7- MR. CHARLES SHEPHARD, 183 Franklin st., was 10 years sorely afflicted with rheumatism, suffering : 1 I? S?-|n> lh? ?hnh. Ilmv U. llllUieu.ciy sum ..r,?S used the Indian Vegetable Elixir, and Hewe's Nerve and Bone Liniment, and is cured. He invites the incredulous to call at his residence and see him. To be hail only genuine at 31 Courtlandt St. Agent in Brooklyn, 139 Fulton street. From tho Spirit of the Times. 0(7- A DIALOGUE BET WF.EN TWO OLD BACHElors :? A. I'm growing gray, I'm growing gray, I can't tell how or why ; The pretty girls look shy at me, Each time I pass them by. B. My hair is block, my hair is black, 1 know both how and why j Ami yours may be, if you but use The tara'd " Esst India Dye." B has omitted to mention where the magic Dye that has wrought the favorable change in his appearance is to be obtained. We will supply the deficiency, and direct all to get the true only at 31 Cortland street. 0(7- WHICH 18 THE REAL TURTLE, AND WHICH IS THE MOCK ??Ah ! which is indeed the mock turtle,and which is the real 7 Lsdies^yeu know tho old establishment, 07 Walker st. 1 door from the corner of Broadway, where the justly celebrated Powder Subtile for the eradicating ot superfluous hair from your foreheads, upper lips, sides ofthe face, hack of the neck,molt a. Sic , without the slightest injury to the skin ;too well, to be confounded by the expert tricks of 1- gerdemoin, or palmed of! with a mock turtle, for the real, by any such cool and accomplished thimble-riggers. That the Poudre Subtile will not only errdicatethe hair, but do It without the slightest Injury to the skin, has been proved for years, and purchasers had public notice given to them some years past,that the preparation could be seen tested with the happiest result, leaving the skin smooth, soft and white. 0(7- GOING TO SEA WITHOUT A SUPPLY OF Sherman's Lozenges, is like going without a compass.? They arc a perfect medicine chest. If you are sea sick, or have a head ache, two or three of his Camphor Lozenges will cure you in five or ten minutes; so they will a palpitatiouor laintness. If you have a cough, hoarseness, sore throat, or difficulty of breathing, the cough lozenges will give you instant lolief. If you are hiliouv, or troubled with costivenoss, a dose of Sherman's cathartic lozrnges will prove just the thing you n quire. They urn Out huct hilinii, ,-dlhnrtir we know nt. and thev leave the bowels in a perfectly natural state. In fact, you can get lozenges from Dr. Sherman for all sorts ol complaint*, iio'l they nro pleasant to take,so that the smallest Children will cat tliern n? freely as a common peppermint. Dr. Sherman * warehouse i* at 106 Nassau street. Agents? 111 Hudson itreet, 77 East Broadway, 86 William street, 10 Astor House, 110,'.27:1, 45# and 601 Broadway ; 139 Fulton street, Brooklyn ; 8 State street, Boston ; 4 tttanwix Hall, Albany ; nud t-9 Chesnat street, Philadelphia. QQ- DEATH IS BUSY ?Tho epidemic which provails among us, and was at first sup|>osed to be common influenza, proved to bo a tatal due ise. Persons seized with it,have, in several instances,died within forty-ei lit hours from the time they were attacked. The liver is the seat ol the disease, and it is Irom a morbid state of that organ, acted upon by the unprecedented atmospheiic changes of the season, that tho fatal results misc. There is no medicine known which so directly influences tho functions of tho liver as IVtrr's Vegetable Pills. Acting at once as a gentle stimulant and a mild cathartic, they ere ate a healthy, vigorous action of that orgau, carry off all impurities end acrid accumulations Irom the intestines; purily the juices from which the blood ii formed, and tlnn renovating the whole animal sy stem enable it to throw oft' vith ease the iff i ts ol the prevailing epidemic, and fortiI'v it aaainst the sudden chances of temperature, to which ?o niauy have fallen virtima within the Inat two months. Principal office |']A Knlton afreet, corner Naamni, John M. Moore, 1"7 Hudson Et.; A. H. Jordan, i Milk at. Boston; PO North Sixth st., Philadelphia. rWHO WANTS A KINK HEAD OK HAIR FOB I,OW PRICK OK TIIRKK SHILLINGS 7-To havn the dandruff cured, th* hair stopped lolling oil and mode fo grow, and made generally 10R, dark, and silky, iiin a tin ee shilling bottle ol Joriri' Coral Hair Iloatoi a'ivr. We wnrrant it to do thia, and to keep tho hair in order longer than any other preparation. It* medicinal piopertir* .re to mikn tho hair glow, atay it falling, cure ' hi ! or dandruff, mid rrakti light, rial, 01 grey hair grow (i.itin ally dnt k. fold for In a bottle, id the *ign ol the American Kagle, 89 Chatham at, New Yoik, or iRPKulton atrast, Brooklyn. I BY THE SOUTHERN MAIL. Navai..?The Untied States brig Boxer, Oscar y Rullus, Lieutenaat Commanding, was at Key West on the 18th inst, from M stanzas. Otfioets and crew all well. The U. S. brig Oregon, L. M. Powell, Esq , Commander, saihd from Pensacola on Tuesday, titlt met., on a survey of the coast. The U. S. brig Dolphin, Com. Jaines D. Knight, arrived at Pensacola, on the 15th, atlil was to sail about the 25th inst. lor Norfolk d! ~"t. The U, t>. steamer Union, Lieut. Hunter, arrived at Norfolk on Saturday from Philadelphia. Thk Rakitan.?We understand that orders have been received at our Navy Yard to lit out the frigate Raritan, with the greatest possible expedition. No leas than 370 hands are now employed in and about the yard, and it is said that the number is to be greatly augmented.?Phil. Gaz. I Sales of Stocks at Philadelphia yesterday. $1000Heading Kail Koad Loan, convertible 1860,64; | 6 shares Wilmington Railroad. 10$. Aftcr Bkaiid.?$1500 State 6's, 1065,47; 15 shares Wilmington Kailrosd, 10J; 67 <lo Heading Railroad, 18; $4(X>0 Statu 6's, 47; $1000 Heading Railroad Loan, convertible 1850, 64; 118 shares Reading Railroad, 17$ , $1000 Pittsburg 8's, 1851, 94}; $500 Lebigh Mortgage Loan, 69. LATHST SOUTHERN SHIP NEWS. rHH.iuii.rHu, Jnn? 27?B low, Car?ccas, Whteler. from 1 a aehr snpniiteil Uie OmIIoo, from Cape Maytiea.? U.d Navarre, C<.le, P.Tuambuco; Orion, Wdkma, La Ouiyra. b ai.tim 'Hk, Ju'?? Arr Direct, UriKU*. N io k Cld Ann -i DriiiMip, Ilowts, Bermuil . Sid Orleans, Lewis Kin Janeiro; MfLtlUn, llrr, Portland; Troubadour, Uorhttm, Boston; E A bov ui, Br KKt. N Vork26,?Arr Ai'*, Nsttau; Nile, Boston; Win W Wyer, do; Ltjdc, Liverpool. l'cTtnsBURii. Julb 21?ild Parthian, Bremen; Wasb'ngton, Hotterdsm; 22d, Ann Welsh, Antwerp. {ftT- O ! I AM WELL, BUT A SLIGHT COUGH I ? 1 huve had the Influenza. How many are deluded in the fancied security that they aro cured. To how ntuny does it prove a latal error. A slight cough increases until it becomes seated. And then follows the awful scourge "consumption." There is a soother of the agoriti.ig ]iangs of restless and disordered agony. That rvmed-r is, "Pease's Hoarhound Candy." All this substqi.Mt trouble can lie prevented; all the Doctors, and perhaps undertaker's bills can be saved, by a constant use of the Ilsarhound Candy in its first stages of the cough until you are entirely well. The cough subsides, and the bad remains oi the iulluenza will be then entirely removed. Esteemed friends, I am no friend to putting or quackery, but having been much benefitted by the use of your Compound Eh. sence ot Hoarhound Candy for coughs, eolds, and influenza, I feel desirousto recommend it to others, that each may give it a fair trial, and then judge for himself. Yours, respectlully, SOLOMON JGNNER Tmi-IIW 76 Henry street. J. Tease & Son, 45 Division street. Our offices are at 3 Ledger Buildings, Phila , 69 State street, Albany; 8 State street, Boston; 110 Baltimore St., Baltimore, Md.; and 33 Broad street, Newark. GO- A BEAUTIFUL DELICIOUS WOMAN-AN ACKOSTIC?By Zest Cheeks rosy, breast heaving, and neck snow white, Hearts rf stone, hearts of man, sure must leap at tho s'?ht > ?i E'en thy beautiful eyes, like the star of the night, .? More biilliant than rubies, aye, brighter than bright, luthy face health is beaming?the bloom on thychecK, Clear, transparent, such beauty an angel might'scek? And seek, too, in vain? unless some blest hope Low whisper'd, The Italian Chemical Soap. Such beauty isopea for all; e'en the ugly who mope, O, can you refuse fifty cents for a cake ot this soap 7 All homeliness leaves you, your face, neck and arms will bo fair? Pure white, rosy red?as Adonis or Venus could wear. The Italian Chemical Soap has been iound infallible in the following disuases of the skin?pimples, blotchos, freckles, salt iheum, scurvy, erysipelua, barber's itch, heat spots, morphew, Ita. It has received the most llattering encomiums from tho Medical Society of Paris, who call it a " miracle?a wonder?and a blessing." It gives tho skin a vouthlul. healthv bloom and freshness, and it will cure the bites of insects, musqnitoes, bed bugs, gall nippers, Ac. Sold at the sign ol the American Eagle, 82 Chatham at., New York ; or 139 Fulton St., Brooklyn. Trice 50 cents a cake. Qp- LIGHT! LIGHT! LIGHT!?A night deep as that oI the dark age, has for many centuries hung over the means of removing many ol the worst maladies to which the human frame it liable; and the silent valley has been peopled with innumerable victims who might have been saved had the means of cure been knewn, but who,lortbe want of that redeeming knowledge, perished before their time, and left the world to lament their loss. Trior to the discovery of America, there was no pdequate remedy for many grievous and fatal maladies. The con. sequences of that event enriched the materia medica with two curatives ol sovereign virtue. These are Peruvian Bark and Sarsaparilla? the first so essential and almost specific in cases of fever and other iaflammatory coinplaints; and the latter invaluable iu glandular, hepatic, cutaneous, organic diseases. These in their crude state were still, however, of limited utility, and it was reserved to the nineteenth century to concentrate their powers, and hence Increase their efficiency. The result has been that these poweilul agents, ia their new and energetic tonus of administration, have triumphed over difficulties that battled lor age,s the most profound and skilful practiiioncis of the healing art. French chemistry gave to the world the rich boon of aconcenftated lorm ot the valuable qualities of the first, under the name of Quinine, and what foreign science achieved for the Peruvian Bark, domestic skill has effected for bait>uparilla. Sir stantiul and wide extended as are the merit and fame of the former, in both respects Bristol's preparation of the latter bids fair to rival and equal it. In complaints to which the former is applicable, the advice and judgment of medical knowledge and experience is absolutely essential, for the state of the patient and the progress of the malady must direct and govern the appliesHon of the remedy,both as to time und quantity. In those more slow and deeply seated diseases, for which Bristsl's r-arsapanlla is b specific, (as scrofula, secondary syphilis, and generally all affections of the principal organs, glands, bones and tissues.) no such care is requisite , it is only necessary to admiuister the remedy agreeable to the prescribed|directlons, and pet severe in its use until the seeds of the malady are expelled from the system, and health completely restored. For all these complaints, and their manifold varieties,Bristol's Sarsaparila is a safe, sure, and reliable remedy, and the only one Beware of imitations and counterfeits, of which a host have been called up by the wondetful success of the genuine Bristol's preparation. They are the offspring of avarice, and are the cheaply and ignorantly compounded nostrums of men who care not it the hopes, and health, and even lives of the afflicted fall a ssciince to their deceptive pretence, so that they can but gratify their insatiable and remorseless cupidity. Sold wholesale and retail by William Burger, Druggist, ? 59 Court land stre it. {Kf- For list of general agents Fee last page. ItlONKV AUHKBT. Tuesday, June 'Z7?-0 P. M. The stock market was better to day in prices. The Great Western will probably be in between Friday and Sunday, ns she sailed on the 18th. She will, in all probability, bring the return news of the steamer which left here on the 1st, when stocks were at the highest. That J steamer carried out the Illinois Commissioneis. Ohio 1 j stock rose J percent; Kentucky J; Illinois }; llarletn J, J Faimcrs'Loan fell }; Long Island J. At the new Board, Government Loan sold at 118}, b 30 M an advance of j. A sale of stocks took place at the Merchant*' Exchange to-day, as follows, being on account of the Commercial Bank in liquidation : ? 1664 shares Williamsburg Fire Insurance at 621a63a54 1176 do Hudson Fire Insurance at 51ja6i 10 do Phenix Bank 00J 5 cer't of $6000 Illinois, '65, McAllister's & Stebbin's Bonds, 163 shares Southern Life Ins. It Trust, $1,15 18S do Forest Improvement cem. I'enn. 10 p c. The Petersburg, from Vera Crux, brought $16,000 in specie. A return of the Union Bank cf Tennessee, produces the following results, 15th May, 1^43: ? Am; un". of assets * $2,843,756 Kilitnateil lours 938,893 Baltnee $',849,893 Add profit ami coiitlbRtbt 503,306 $7,363 213 (spiral $2 687,188 Capital held by .In Ilsali 142,200 2,405,2.8 Deficit 142,045 up|> urn u , circa I men 3I*'.'?28 Tht: probability of an immediate revival or Ih; foreign trade to any i xtent, so as to create a demand for money for commercial pirposrs is not great. We recently in" j tercd into some examination of tho causes which formerly stimulated largo purchase* of goods on the Atlantic border by tho dealers and consumers of the interior. (The great stimulant to over purchases in those years was the facility with which tho long dated notes given for thos" goods could bo discounted at tho banks, thereby enabling the meiclinnt und jobber hero to realise ii|h>u a note pay. able at a distant point in tho interior; but also enabb d tho payor of that note to meet it thtough the medium of a new accommodation obtained there, instt ad ol by the actual proceeds of the goods for which he gave tho note. If a country dealer bought say f> 1000.worth of dry goods on a long dated note, payable at the Bank in his own town at 6 or 13 months, he sold those goods to the consu" mers on credit, and seldom or never obtained payment in time to take up his note. Hence an accommodation or extension was iieeesanry. Oenersl bankruptcy was the inevitable r< suit of this system. In Illinois there are 110.000 fomilies, and wc learn from the Stato Register that over 1000 people took the benefit of tko bankrupt act.? Tin ir average liabilities was $6000, making Oft,000of iiulcbtediii BK, (ho creation of the rredit *J atom, apongi il out by the law at m expenao of $aJ8,000 lor loo*, fco.? Tko proportion in othe, 8:ai?? of tha Union >va* equally great in proportion to tlio piovalono') o: banking. Weiu m p iprr credit* most predominated,the ultimate bankruptcy I wes mora wide I proud,and carried don n with it thn bank-- ' which originn'r I the ovil. ' j Thi* ?> ?tc in of (riling good" here, wan, liowcver.hut a coutinuation ol the wanner ol buying good* abroad. Fi lor < V* 'V I

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