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NEW YORK HERALD. I New York, Rttwrdajr, Jane 1, 1844. State of the Country?^Recent Kvent*?-Future Proepecte. This lovely and happy republic never had such a prospect before her as she has now, ol a long period of prosperity, power, happiness, growing wealth, increasing population, improving morals, and general civilization. The recent political events in Baltimore have almost settled the question of the next Presidency Mr. Clay will probably bt elected in the autumn by u moil overwhelming majonty, and, it is highly probablejudging trom the moderation of his recent avowals, and the like tone 111 Mr. Webster'sspeeclies, that he will pursue no ultra measure at variance with the practical good sense of the whole country. Hitherto the Democratic party, more practical than the Whigs on certain poiuts of financial policy, have presented a formidable opposition to the wishes . -l PL? . U... ........ l... ana measures ui mi. ?^iny , l>ui mm |iu>j, uy throwing overboard Mr. Van Buren, and its recent nomination of Polk &c Co., and its bitterness of feeling, caused by the Tyler-Calhoun movements on Texas, have lost the power of cohesion and the principle of enthusiasm. There are, indeed, four presiuential candidutes in the field,?Polk, Tyler, Birney, and Joe Smith,?but the number and confusion only ensure the certainty of Mr. Clay's success. Such being our culm view of the recent movements and present position of affairs, we have strong reasons now to believe that the Tyler Texas Annexation Treaty will not only be defeated in every shape which it can assume before the present Congress, but that the Vun Buren democrats (smarting under disap pointmeni,) and the Clay whigs in the House will unite anil impeach the Prctident This strong movement we think more than probuble. The present position and circumstances of the country will not change till Mr. Clay's accession to power in March, 1845. New measures will then be introduced and passed by Congress, provided a majority of whigs are returned. The most interest will be felt in the election of members of Congress; for on that will depend the success of a new United States Bank of fifty millions?the distribution of the sales of the public lands to ttie States, in order to enable them to pay their interest?the permanent establishment of the present tariff?the resuscitation of a neneral svstem of internal improvements bv Congress?and all such measures as have been shadowed forth by Mr. Clay and Mr. Websterfor years past. Past events and present prospects have accordingly a great effect on the existing commercial, manufacturing, and financial movements; and the tendency of the banks and merchants at present is, inflation, over-trading, expantxon, and the rise of prices and increase of extravagance, as in 1834, '35, and '36. Mr. Webster, indeed, has given a calm warning, in his famous Trenton speech, to the banks and the country, on the necessity of prudence ; but it is doubtful whether they have sense enough to follow it. We shall see Tyleh Movements ?Why don't the Tyler men move at once.and call a great, grand, multitudinous ratification meeting"! No doubt now, with the nomination of Polk by the democracy, that Tyler could, by holding out his offices in his hands, gain all the leaders of the locofoco faction in this city and throughout the State, and so poll a very respectable vots. Let him try this. There is no chance now for the locofoco office seekers in any other quarter, and none at all lor the four years after next March. But from this time till the 4ih of March they could get a mouthful?they could gorge enough to fill their bellies, and that might last thein k year or two. Do, Captain Tyler, try this. Mr. Webster's Trenton Speech.?This is the greatest speech he ever spoke?the most sensible, too It ought to be hung up in every bank parlor in the Union. It is a speech more addressed to bank directors, than for the election of a President. It is the bankers, Vude Mecum. He advises the banks to discount nothing but " good business paper." Good?but will not this rule cut himself off entirely from all bank facilities 1?however, that is his business, not ours. Excursions from the City.?Perhaps there is no city in this broad land, which possesses so many delightful places for recreation as New York Iioboken is one of the most charming spots on this earth Had it been made expressly to order, it could not have been better. Wood and water? the most picturesque and diversified scenery?the purest of uir?an abundaut supply of this world's substantial comforts?every thing which eye, or heart can desire is there. To Yorkville, Nowlans' celebrated place on Prospect Hill, is another delightfnl excursion. The noble, panoramic view from the hill is alone worth travelling many miles to see The Abbey, on the Bloomingdale road, is Hiso a cnarming place ; ana ournnain a nas neen from time immemorial a favorite resort. To Hamilton House, at the Narrows, is a most delightful drive on a fine day. You cross over to Brooklyn, and then drive down by the margin of the river, along one of the most picturesque roads in the Union. When you get to the house, the (uitine is found to be ot the most recherche description, and the wines of the choicest sort. And, then, the admirable manner in which the whole establishment is conducted by Mr. Heed, leaves nothing to be desired. This will be a very fashionable drive this season There is nothing like it in this neighborhood. Ex-Packet Shit Roscoe.?Something must have happened to this ship while on her passage from Liverpool. We have seen a letter which came by her, and which was received in this city yesterday morning, from Portsmouth, N. H. It is postmarked at that place, May 30th. The Roscoe, once one of our most popular packets, sailed from Liverpool on the first of April, under the command of Capt. Kicker, loaded with a general cargo for New York. She probably got into the ice now crossing the Atlantic, became somewhat disabled, and was comi>elled to put into Portsmouth to repair. This is all we have heard and supposed about her. Her long passage made those interested in her safety a little anxious, and this will probably give them a clue to her whereabouts. Since the above we have learned that the Ronroe waa spoken off Newburyport on the 28th tilt, with loss of fore.topmast and topsail yard, and maintop-gallant mast. She had a large number of passengers and intended to touch at Portsmouth. The Great Foot Kace?Nothing is talked of now, in the sporting circles, hut this race. Should the weather be fine, we shall e\|>ect to see us greut a crowd as there was at the Union Course when Boston and Fashion run. Bets to any amount can he had that the feat will be accomplished. For names of those that are to run, see advertisement. Sunrotf CoRiosiTtEs.?A meeting of the subcnhers to these gems will take place tins evening, at 7 o'clock, at the Carlton House. Those interested are requested to attend. Packets for Europe.?The Cambridge, Bar tow, for Liverpool; Mediator, Chad wick, for Loodon; and ."St. Nicholas, Poll, lor Havre, will tsail this morning _ Sport Nkxt Week ? We |e?rn with pleasure that Col. Johnson has consented to run Blue Dick against Fashion, over the Union Course, on Thurs day neit?four mile day. This will be the greater race that hns been run in this country for some time. Where's Boston 1 Acceptance.?Captain Tyler has accepted the nomination for the. Presidency, conferred on him b, the Tyler Convention at Baltimore Blahop Hughes' Second Letter?Worse and Worse. We published yesterday in en extra, and give to our readers in this morning's paper, a second letter from the Right Rev. Bishop Hughes, in which he attempts a rejoinder to our provokingly calm and complete reply to his first epistle on the Philadelphia riots, and their causes. This second letter furnishes the most melancholy evidence of the Bishop's imbecility, and exhibits so clearly the great want of sober judgment, of calm reflection, of vigorous thought, of necessary self control on the part of this prelate, that really we begin to regard much more charitably his Hud conduct at Carroll flail, and mingle pity with out indignation, in viewing the improper conduct ol a rnau so poorly qualified to manage, preserve, or defend himself. What does the Bishop do 1 Does he attempt any vindication of his conduct in organizing his flock into a political party 1 Not at all. Instead of taking that calm and dignified position which woulu have commanded resiieet and attention, even from those most violently opposed to him, the Bishop follows in the wuke of the highly respectable footsteps of Wikoff, an attuchi of Fanny Elssler, and pours forth torrents ol abuse against James Gordon Bennett?culls all sorts of hard names? descends to all sorts of low and vulgar witticisms, and squirts all sorts of venom and filth around him. Now, we are very well aware that there was much in our reply to the first letter, to provoke the Bishop. There was a great deal to occasion smarting and uneasiness.? But the Bishop ought to have kept his temper. lie should have kept cool, and preserved himself from falling into such an undignified position as that which he now occupies, in common with the person, destitute of charucter and reputation, to whom we have just ulluded. The letter is u miserable jumble of gratuitous assertions? violent abuse?silly slanders?extracts from the Bishop's old speeches and articles?egotistical declamation?and irrelevant remarks on religion, the press, public opinion, the omnipotence oi truth, and what not?all mixed un toeether with out any order, or arrangement, or principle of connection, except the very bad temper which characterizes the production from beginning to end ? What has all this dd rigmarole about bribery and black mail, and all such nonsense, to do with the question of the Bishop's share iu originating and fomenting that accursed spirit of religious animosity, which produced such terrible results in Philadelphia! How can the Bishop expect that all this vituperation and abuse, and splenetic attack will serve him! Alas ! the poor man will soon be taught that such a mode of defence is as ineffective us it is undignified and unchristian. We only smile with pitying contempt on such vituperation?such childish reiteration of abusive epithets; although, when we observe the manner in which the Bishop mingles his piety with his abuse?his appeals to vulgar passion with his appeals to the Most High?contempt giveaway to a stronger feeling of disapprobation, and we cannot refrain from asking,with what a burst of holy indignation, such conduct on the part of a consecrated dignitary of the church, would have been visited by the great apostle of the Gentiles, who uttered that memorable exclamation against the High Priest of the Temple,?" God shall smite thee, thou wbited wall!" It is not at all necessary for us, in reply to this puerile and weak epistle, to add one word to what .u.H th.. nnnAnnt r,f ?lw. "V. ?.?* V, Ull VUUJ ?.?W VWUMMV. V. .. . * Bishop as a politico-religious agitator. The public mind has long since formed a just, decided, and abiding opinion on that subject. All the petty quibbling?the play upon words and sentences?the s|>ecial pleading?all the twisting, and turning, and wriggling of the Bishop, avail him nothing. The public have had all the facts before them?they have read the Carroll Hall speech?they have watched the progress and effects of the spirit engendered there?they have now had in addition to ail this, a full exposition from the Bishop's own hand, of his spirit, temper, disposition and capacities of self-government?and the verdict which the public have pronounced, can never, never be set aside. It stands, and shall stand for ever, a pregnant warning and reproof to all men who would attempt to make religious prejudices and feeling, tributary to any political purpose whatever. But whilst we are thus relieved from the necessity of saying any thing more in exposure and condemnation of the Bishop's conduct in Carroll Hall, we could not feel ourselves justified in suffering these letters to pass without a word or two of reproot, in reference to the injurious results which they are calculated to produce, by exciting anew those very elements of civil discord, which the Bishop on that memorable occasion, stirred up with such disastrous effect. Both these letters?and perhaps the Becond most especially ?are calculated to do much mischief amongst the Irish. Instead of pouring oil on the troubled waters?instead of coming forward as a minister of the God ol Peace, this Bishop Hughes, even now rushes forth like the fool in the Proverbs, scattering " firebrands, arrows and deatn," saying, "am not 1 in sport !v?ne emits some ten or twelve columns of violent, abusive, inflammatory declamation?stirring up the bad passions of an irritable race, und adding fresh fuel to the flames which have been kindled amid an excitable community. Llow differently have the associates of Bishop Hughes, in the Catholic ministry in this city, demeaned themselves, as members ofthe priesthood, and as American citizens! We point, with ptide and satisfaction, to the conduct of Dr. Power and Dr. Pise, which has gained lor them the respect and esteem of men of all creeds. Their learning, their talents, their rare gifts of eloquence and mental superiority?all that they have, they have laid upon the altar of Him they serve. Never have their sacerdotal robes swept the filthy floor of a political hall,?never has the purity of their consecrated vestments been sullied in defiling contact with the world! With all the zeal, and patience, and diligence, and humility too, of the early fathers of the Christian church, these excellent men have, from year to year, led tneir flocks to the altar of God;?only in the sanctuary have their voices been raised, never amid the yells and shouts of an excited mob?never have the name* of these gentlemen been seen in the public prints, appended to long letters ol low, vulgar, filthy abuse?never have their pens been ho degradingly employed. When they have written, they have written like gentlem-n, like Christians, like ministers of religion. Oh ! what a contrast to the course aud conduct of Bishop Hughes! He resembles one of those priests of the middle ages, when the liberties of mankind lay prostrate beneath ecclesiastical despotism. His is the spirit which established the Inquisition, anil lighted up the flames of persecution. Ilis is the arbitrary, vindictive, despotic spirit, which, in those dark days, treated the people like pieces ol wood, and impudently maintained that only the j Church had a right to think. But it is too late in the day for such prelates as Bishop Hughes to flourish. It is only Huch ecclesiastics as Dr. Powers and Dr. Pise, that can secuie the good opinion of men, both in and out ol their own communion?and so long as the Catholic Church is represented by such men, there is no danger of any outburst of popular _i ; ? ?-- ? i*iniiM'i .11. |.nn oi otiior (li-nominiilions. And this remark naturally leads us to offer mother, and that is, tint in our humble opinion, he Catholics of this city should, by all proper neuns endeavor to remove as soon as possible, the njurious impression made on the public mind by ue unjustifiable conduct of Bishop HurIics. jj, ias placed them in a false position, lie has sepn~ .ted them from the rest of the community. Many .f them are natives of the soil, and all must now | eel keenly the evil results of the conduct ol the dishop. Let something then he done in order to remedy the evils produced by his interference with political affairs. )f Bishop Hughes himself,we do not wish to add another remark to what we have already said in relation to hi* con uct. The public understand him and ua perfectly well. The public mind is made up, with respect to hia conduct. He has already been tolerably well chastised. We have no desire to l>our vinegar into tqose wounds under which the Bishop so evidently smarts. Rather would we advise him. We would offer hint some friendly hint.for the regulation of his conduct hereatler; for, after all, we have in us some of "the milk of human kindness," uud would show even the poor Bishop, that the vulgar theological proverb is quite correct, and that the Devil is not half as black as, he is painted. Well, then, we would say to tin. Bishop, hereafter reason more and revile leas?instead of taking up the low and vulgar weapons ot vituperation and calumny, use argument and the words of "truth und soberness"?instead ol sutiering the guidance of the dark passions of the fwull wAiir lpjann? nf fnrlv nipfv?-afudv mo desty, your duly to your God, to your Hock, to your fellow-man und to yourself? give up writing for your little newspapers?cast lar from you the petty ambition of a demagogue. This is sound, affectionate advtce. We hope it will be taken in the spirit in which it is offered. Bishop Hughe* has time enough to reform. He is not too old to reform. He is of middle age. He is not, we trust, altogether beyond the reach of judicious management. He can yet wipe out much of the stigma affixed by his conduct in Carroll Hall. We are quite prepared to pronounce absolution for hie errors, but he knows that it is the rule of the church, that a sinner must first repent?let Bishop Hughes then repent, and we shall be the first to say?" Son, thy sins are forgiven thee?go in peace !" We have now done with the Bishop. We have only to bear one word of testimony to his veracity, and one question to ask. The Bishop certainly spoke the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth when he spoke of our circulation of twenty or thirty thousand. Now for the question ?good Bishop, where is the assassin?where iB me poignaru. JJO leu us, wnat is nisnamet Later from Hayti.?The Pandora, Paxson, from Jeremie, whence she sailed on the 20th inst., touched at Holmes Hole on the 29th. It was reported by Captain Paxson that there are now four parties in Hayti, each desperately seeking the reins of government; that the island was in a complete state of revolution; and that fighting was the only business transacted France had better step in and take Hayti, for humanity's sake. Dreadful Accident at Willi amsiutrgh?About ten o'clock last evening we received the following shocking intelligence from the office of the Democrat. wllliamsbttrfih, (L. I.) ) Friday evening, May 31, 1844. > A dreadful calamity has just befallen us in thifvillage. Six children, aged from nine years downward, have been instantaneously killed by the falling in of a high bank of earth in North 2d str-et, a little above the junction of Second. The poor lit tie innocents had been at plav in a hollow, scooped out of the bank, and which had been made deeper by the children themselves,who, as I am informed, were in the habit of digging "little ovens" and " little apartments" nt the foundation. Seven chii dren were so amusing themselves when the b nk gave way, with a tremendous crash, burying them beneath a weight ol very many tons of earth. Vigorous men with spades were instantly at work, and succeeded in rescuing alive the adopted daughter of Mr. Clevenger, ferry-master, numed Ida Wiggins, who is now able to speak, although horribly bruised and deprived of an eye. The othei six were stone dead before the men at work reached them. One is the daughter of Mr. Paul, druggi.-t, aged 9 years; two are children of Mr. Lewi* Jones, carpenter, of Grand street, Harriett nnd Abigail, aged about 9 and 6 years; and MaryJone-, aged about 18 months; Martha, daughter of Geo Darlington, aged 4 or 5. 1 never witnessed more excitement and distress. The sixth is Delia Shenie, aged, 1 learn, 14 years, daughter of a laboring man of North 2d street. Summer Hats. Now we have had a taste of the wurm weather, it is time for us to prepare for more that is to come. The most comfortable thing a man can wear during the hot season is a light hat, and however we may object to light headed people, there can be no objection whatever to light covering tor the head. The best description of this article that we have met with, isatGenin's, 214 Broadway. He lias a most beautiful article, ol the gossamer description, weighing from 2I oz. to 8J oz., the latter being full i oz. lighter thun the finest Leghorn, and are quite free from the objection to which the latter und Panamas, &c. are liable, being unaffected by storms, and retaining their shape equal to beavers, and perspiration and hairr.il cannot strike through and soil thein. Those who are desirous of a comfortable light hat, will not omit to call. We have Urwl t.-.n rpt.Anii.it.nd th.m Query 1?A politician asks?" in the lull between (tales, caused by the supposed weakness of Polk, will not Clay be in danger 1" Perhaps so?perhaps not so. Summer Snow.?On the 25th ull., snow tell at St. Job's, N. B. This is whence the east wind comes Speed.?The South America, on her last trip to Albany, made the run in less than seven hours and a half. Will she blow up on the next trip1? Great Foot Rack over the Beacon Course ? Th> names of the candidates for a purse of 8800, to come off on Monday next, is now before the public. These names must attract numbers to ilie ground to witness it. The Major is still the favorite in the sporting circles, against any other; but the field has the call. Such sport is exacted as was never before witnessed in this country. It is to be hoped that more than one steamboat will be engaged at each of the Iioboken slips on this occasion, particularly at the footot Barclay street. It is very annoying to have to wait some half hour for the return of a boat, and then to be squeezed by a boat-full of people, amid vehicles and cattle ol every description, as is lrequently the case when anything particular takes place on the other side ot the water. Itat.ian Upkra.?Sig. Rapetti's benefit came off last evening lietore n tolerably good house, considering the heat. The selection consisted of the Elizire d'Amore, in which Horgheseund Sainiuirico exerted themselves to the best effect; several dances by M'lle Desjardins, and Beriot's seventh air, if we are not mistaken, played by llapetti. This concert piece has been rocroco for some time, and like an old maid is now getting every year two years older ; it is, notwithstanding, a very pleasing composition, and was given with all the regularity and purity of tone which distinguish Hapetti's performances. M'lle Desjardins appeared in the Jaleo de Xeres and a Mazurka, which she introduced under the name of a Polacca. The Jaleo de Xeres is rather a tame imitation of Fanny Elssler's, and would not have lost by a better accompaniment of the catlagnrttcK. We prefer the Mazurka, which contains some very clever movements, danced in very good style by Desjardins The entertainment begun with Bellini's overture to 11 Pirata, vety well played by the orchestra. Firk in Syracuse ?A fire broke out about 'en o'clock on Saturday evening last, in the frame building occupied by It. W. Nolton, corner Warren and Kayette streets, which wan entirely destroy ed with moat of the furniture?tha family escaping with hirely their night clothing. The building wai owned bj the rtyra r,u*e oompnny aim wa? induct The lone c.onm quently fall* ripen the tenant anil occupant*, who vein not prepared to endure it. Among th ire who feel the ton moat everely, are the following : Miu Ruth Noltotr, whe lost probably ahout $1000 -Mr Nolton, aborrt JlflOO?the mother of Mr. N. alrout $360; Mr.W M. Hotchki** $3AO; Mint Onffln, 9100. One of the young Indie* who lodged in an upper room came near being de*troyed She occupied " room, the atnin leading to which were on fire, and on thi other a door opening into another room, wa? bolted out ?ide By the aid of Mr Hotchki'*, the door was opened and ihe wa? saved Another young lady escaped hj lumping from the necond *tory. ? Syrantir Frrtman, May 37. Captain Lkvy.?We are informed tliat the Senate, in Kxecutiveaeaiion to-day, confirmed the nomination of Captain Levy, thru rever?irig the deciaion of the courtmartini, hy which hewn* deprived of hi* rank. ? WVijV Ington Sjirrtalor, May 38. Ji noK*' Sai.ariks?A bill hn* been introduced into the Connecticut Legislature to raiiethe ?alarle* of thet hief Juitico of the'Supreme and Superior Court* to 91000 per annum, and thoae of the Aiioriate Judge* to 91400. The proient aalary it $1000 Ovi.hft.ow of th* Mississippi.?The St. Louie Reporter of the 22d instant, nays: The river rose yesterday aliout lis inches anil is (till rising. It haa already entered oianv of the atorea on the. wharf, an.I from preseut nppearances the first floor of but tew of them will , escape inundation, lllinoiaton n li scarcely viaibie. The \ American bottom ia covered with water to the bluffs, ex' cept in a few spot* of ridgca. The river* above are atill rising. The village of Cahokia, a few milea below thia | city, on the Illinois shore, ia ulmest entirely inundated, in addition to the above (says the Louisville Journal) we Irani tioni t'aptain I'age, that at lOo'clock on Wednesday morning (the Sid instant) the water had reached within thirteen inches of the first floor ot the old walehouse of the American Fur < bmpany, which is the most elevated building on the Levee The Little Itnck Gazette of the lath instant, observes that the late freshets in Red, Wachita, Laiue, Arkansas and White rivers, have done immense damage to property along their whole extent. Along the Arkansas river, the damage done to the crops, and the loss of stock, ic., must amount to from eighty to a hundred thousand dollars. The high water came when the cotton was just up, and continued until a period too late successfully to plant. The Gazette considers the calamity ot sufficient magni tude to call for legislative attention, and invites the planters and farmers to make up estimates of the losses in the growing crop, stock, Use. Is it trite? Who believes ir??It is a singular and unprecedented thing that the trade of Jame* River is seriously suffering for the want of vessels to accommodate it! "Will the papers ol the northern cities be so obliging as to notice this extrordinary circumstance? ?Richmond Paper of Saturday. [If the trade of James river is thus cramped, it may be attribu'ed in the first place, to the fact that they have not on the river any price current worth a farthing ; and second. to the fact, that the promises of some of their commission merchants area great deal better than their performances?Ntvburyport Herald, May 39. Amusements. Yankee Hill's Benefit and Last Appearance. ?To-night we may expect to see the Chatham in a blaze of glory and beauty. The occasion is the bene fit of a most deserving actor and meritorious citizen Thu bill is an immense one. Yankee Hill appears in foui characters: Jahrc Crampton, Major Wheeler, Seth Slope and the American Whistling Boy, in the popular piece ol New Notions, Done for a Hundred, and Honest Roguery. I Mr. Conner and Mrs MoClure have both volunteered, and appear as Cathaiine and Petruchio. in Sh.ikespear's Taming tho Shrew. Catharine, it will he recollected, was Kanny Kemble's great character, and a chance will he afforded of drawing a comparison between the twain Conner will perform Petruchio capitally. Miss Gannon will, for the first time, dance the Smolcnska, and also a favorite Pas Seul. Look out early for seats. Go and hear the Orpheans, whose present engagement closes to-day, at the American Museum. The performances will be splendid, as the Orpheans are to be assisted by Mr. Nellis,Great Western, Cerito, the Giant Oiantess, tec. Hue. We promise that, to the lovers of good music and great novelty this will be a most glorious treat. Performances at 3} and 8 P M. Best of refreshments in the Promenade Gardens, and a fine view overlooking the city. ThkBaltimoreConvention Beaten?The Giant Boy, over 7 feet high! the Giant Girl, weighing 500 pounds! a Dwarf, 30 inches high, and a Giantess nearly four times as tall, propose convening a meeting to day, at i o'clock, to nominate who is the greatest curiosity, or in political parlance, who is to be President. TVc question much if the celebrated Congress at Vienna can, in point of curiositv, compare with this one. A sidendid performance takes place this afternoon. Winchell, Miss Maria Barton. Master Barton, Miss A. Barton, the much admired vocalists, Conover, the Protean Performer, Celeste, Ithe Dansense, W. Conover, the Comic Singer, and the wonderful Orphan Family, or Pennt-rko Minstrels,'consisting of father, mother, ami seven children, appear. It is a rich bill of fare, and all for one shilling. Picture Juggler Clock, Vases, and Ship Clock. The subscribers for the above articles are requested to meet at the Carlton Housn, on Saturday, the 1st June, at 7 o'clock in the evening, to arrange with the committee

the plan of distribution. A few subscription tickets only remain, which can be had at Gilpin's Reading Room. Exchange. T. & 8. Paintings. The administratrix, desirous to close the concerns of her late husband, Michael Paff, offers for sale three original paintings. 1st, the celebrated Qiiesn Esther, supplil eating King Ahaauerus, by Vandyke. This painting is so well known that a description of its merits would be futile. It was considered by its late possessor his rest.? That Europe can possess a cabinet painting of more exquisite merit than this, is doubtful?certainly not more interesting?presenting as it does, portraits ol most eminent persons connected with the state and the arts.? I \mnmrst them is seen Van Dvke. Rubens. Titian. PaU I Veronese, Hembrandt, Sir Thomas Moore, the two Miss Wartons. as train bearers, and others. 2d, The Descent trom the Caoss, by Hkmbrandt. This painting requires no comment. Suffice it to say, that it is one of tlioBu which in Europe would certainly realise u considerable price. 3d, The Holy Family, by Corrf.ooio. This is one of tli, finest productions of this great master. Tl>e depth, tone, and transparency of chiaro scura is unequalled in this country. The above gems can be seeu at the dwelling ol the administratrix, directly opposite the Orkkxwich Bank, Hudson street. They will be disposed of on rea sonable terms. 3eod JQ- CONSTITUTIONAL DEBILITY CURED.- Tt? Conic Mixture, prepared by the (.'ullegv ot deriicine ;uiPharmacy of the city of New York, is confidently n commended for all cases of debility produced by secret in lulgence or excess of any kind. It is ail invaluable renn Jy tor impotence, sterility, or barrenness (unless depen ' ing on mal-formation.) Single bottles 91 each ; cases ol hall a doieu f.0, < art fully packed and sent to all rmrts of the Union. Otflce of the College of Ma licine and Pharmacy, ut Nassau street. tV. H RICHARDSON, M.D .Agent " Man's inhumanity to man Makes countless thousands mourn " CUT-NO SOONER DOES AN INVENTOR OR Discoverer of an improvement that will add to the health, comfort, or convenience of the public, make known the result of his labors, than forthwith a host ef imitators spring up and claim the ides which never before penetrated their thick skulls, till made known through the pKSl or otherwise. We are led to these remarks from the fact of riialen's introducing an essential feature of elegance and comfort in the science ot hair-cutting, which is with him a study of many year*' close application ; hut like all j great men, he has his imitators, and the public should call i at his neat saloon, il4 Broadway, and have their heads j treated in a scientific manner. Having relinquished ! shaving entirely, he devotes himself exclusively to hair- | cutting and shampooing. N. B. Having a large quantity of first-rate brushes, I none of which is used a second time without cleaning, j gentlemen are sure of no contamination from a filthy out. . ft?- VELPKAU'S SPECIFIC PILLS FOR THE CURi of donorrhaen, Uleet, and all uiocuptirnlcnt discharge | from the urethra. These pills, prepared by the New York i College of Medicine and Pharmacy, established fortht , suppression of quackery, may be relied on as the most | speedy and effectual remedy lor the above complaints.Phey are guaranteed to cure recent cases in from thret to five days, and possess a greater power over obstinati discharges and chronic gleet, than any other preparatioi at pres?wit known, removing the disease without confine- j ment from business, tainting the breath or disagreeing with the stomach. Price J>1 per box. Sold at the Office of the College ol Pharmacy and Me dicine, 96 Nassau street. W. S. RICHARDSON, M. D. Agent ft?- CAPTAIN E. F. WELD. OF THE SCHOONER Lavinia, having experienced so great benefit from the use of Dr. Sherman's Worm Lozenges, would recommend them to all who may hr suffering at he has suffered lor yenrs past, until he used the above remedy. Since taking it, now more than two jears, lie has been in the enjoyment of good health, and believes it to be the best article of the kind in the world. He had daspairnd of relief until the trial of the Worm Lozenges was made. He now is never without them. Dr. Sherman's warehouse is 10ti Nassau st Agents, 377 Hudson street, 188 Bowery, 77 { East Broadway, 139 Fulton St., Brooklyn;3 Ledger Buildings, Philadelphia, and 8 State St. Boston. QGh PRIVATE MEDICAL AID.?The members of the New York College of Medicine and Pharmacy, in returning the public tnanks for the liberal support they havu received in their efforts to " suppress quackery,' hoc leave to stnto that their particular attention continues tr. be directed to all diseases ot a private nature, and from the great improvements latc.ly made in the principal hos pit also! Europe in the treatment of those diseases, they can confidently otter to persons requiring medical aid ml vantages not to be met with in any institution in aim country, either public or private The treatment ot tbi College is such as to insure success in every cuso, and n totally different from Hint MSTUCiotia practice ot niniin tlio constitution with mercury, an.l inmostcases loavin, a disease much worscthan the original. One ot the me;r ; icrs ol the College ,for many years connected with th? principal hospitals of Europe attends daily for a consult", tion trnm 9 \ M. to 8 P.M. Terms?Advice and mediciao, fc A cure guaranteed IMroB.Tan r to CotTfTBV Iisvaliiis. Persons living ir. the country find not finding it convenient to attondper i tonally, can have forwarded te them a cheat containing all medicines requisite to perform a perfect cure by statin*; 1 their case explicitly, together uiith all symptoms, timool i contraction and treatment received elsewhere, if .mj I nd enclosing $6, post paid, addressed to W. 8. RICHARDSON, M. 1)., Agi, f.Mhce k d Conculting rooms of the t'ollege 9h Nassat j &/-DR. FELIX GOURAUD??IK : PLEASE SEND ner bearer another cake of the Italian Chemical Soap; Pray do let it he equal to the last, which I take this opportunity to aaaurn you performed a rcmarkahlo and apeedy cure ol my blotched and diseased face, as well as rendering my rough and tanned hands tnd face beautifully white. Living on a farm all my life, I am necessarily subject to such evils, but happily, your medicated soap relieves me like a charm In two or three washings. You aro welcome to publish this if you please, as the fact is known to ull this neighborhood. ISABELLA PnOTTT. BraoF.s, N. J., Nov. 94, Irt43. Remember, the only place in New York where the ibove soap is to be hud genuine, is at 67 Walker st , fi'tv cents per cake Buy nowhere else where may he had Qoilratid'a Spanish White, for beautifying nnd whitening the lace, inelegant lioxes, twenty-five cents eaclt ; Gourand's Liquid Vegetable Rouge, fifty cents per bottle ; Gouraud's Poudre Huhtile, for eradicating hair, one dollar per bottle. OlJ- LOOK TO YOUR PANTRIES AND BED Rooms. Have you Roaches or Bed Bugs in your house 7 4 sure remedy for these noxious vermin is to tie had at llCuurtlaudt st. I 1 ! fW- RICORD'8 PARISIAN ALTERATIVE Ml* TITRK?Kor the cure of primary or secondary Syphilis and all affections produced hy an injudicious nae of mor cnry. The giest advantage* possessed liy this pow erful alterative over all other preparations lor the cure o! Hy |(Uiiis, is, that while curing the disease it improves th? constitution, whilst mercury generally leave a much worse disease than the one it is admiuistmxd *>r. Th? hest recommendation we can git col it is, that it is now extensively prescribed by the medical lacnlty, who for tierly considered mercury the only ctlre lor those com plaints Sold, in single bottle,, f 1 each j in case* of hal dozen, $o, carefully packed, and tent to all parts of thi mon. Office of the College of Medicine and Phurma cy, P6 Nassau street W * RICHARDSON, M I), Agent ,<^11 ALLEY'S ! DALLEV|S ! PARLEY'S ! BEAR IN uiiuu i? iin1 rjuiy irui! .nugii'm ruin r.xirue.ior, ?i 01 Walker street, first door from Broadway. Beware of a worthless imitation. Off- THE CONCENTRATED EXTRACT OK 3AR SArARILLA, GENTIAN AND KAR8AFRA8, prepare.! by the New York College oi Medicine and Pharmacy, ea tubliiihed for the suppression of quackery. This refined rnd highly concentrated extract, possessing all the puri lying qualities and curative powera of the above herbs, ia confidently recommended by the College, aa infinitely superior to any extract ot Sarsaparilla at present belor< the public, and may be relied on as a certain remedy for all diseases arising from an impure state of the blood, such as scrolula, salt-rheum, ringworm, blotches or pirn pies, ulcers, pain in the bones or joints, nodes, cutaneous eruptions, ulcerated sore throat, or any disease arising from the secondary effects of syphilis or an in)udicious use 01 mercury. Sold in single Bottles, at 7ft cents each. " in Cases of half-a-dozen Bottles, $3 50 " " one dozen " 6 00 Cases forwatded to all parts of the Union. N. B?A very liberal discount to wholesale purchasers ntfice of the College, 9ft Nassau street. W. 8. RICHARDSON, M. D , Agent. (Iff- THE MAGICAL PAIN EXTRACTOn.-CAUTION.?The public are requested to bear in mind that the genuina Pain Extractor is to be had only of the original and only proprietors at 91 Courtlandt St. MOXEY MARKET. Friday, May 31?* P. M. The stock market was rather flat to-day. The sales were not very large, and prices show a slight falling off. At the old Board, Paterson declined J per cent ; Pennsylvania Fives Harlem ij. Canton udvanced i ; Indiana i j Norwich and Worceater J ; United States Bank 1J. Long Islnnd, Stoniagton, Illinois, Kentucky Sixes, and Vicksburg closed at yesterday's prices. At the new Board, prices were very fluctuating, but the tendency was rather downward. Paterson fell off ? percent; Pennsylvania Fives i. Farmer's Trust advanced 1 per cent; Illinois } ; Norwich j ; Canton ? ; Long Island } ; Stonington, Ohio Sixes, U. S Bank and Vicksburg closed at yesterday s prices. The Merchants' Bank of this city has declared a divL dend of three and a half per cent payable on demand. The Mechanics Bank of Baltimore has declared a semiannual dividend of three per cent. The following offers have been received by the Commissioners of the Canal Kund, for a loan of $500 000, 5 per cent of 1B6-J. The ruling rates for foreign exchange in this market at this season, are so very high, that it is very probable, unless a reduction soon takes place that specie will go forward in large amounts. Quotations of Forkh-.n Kxchanoks in this Markkt. London Pirn's Jhnatrr'm Ham'g Bretn April 3---8 ?8? 5.28V a 39V" 35V 78)4 ' 0---8Va8V 5,28V a 39V r. 35)2 78)4 " 10---8V-BV 5,27V a 5.28V 39V a 35 V 78V " 13- --8V a 8 V 5,27 V a 5.28 40 a 35 V 78)j " 18- 8)4 p. 8 V 5,27V a 5 28 39V a 40 35 V 78V " 20- 8 V ' 8V 5,27)4 a 5.28V 39V a 40 35)4 78V " 25 8)4 a 8V 5,27)4 a 5,28V 39V a ? 35'4 78V " 30- --8)2 a 9 5,27)4 15,28V 39V a 40 35V 7??< May 15--8V a 9 5,27)4 a--- 39V a 40 35 V 78V " 30- -8Va*V 5.25 a 5,26)4 a 10 35V 79 Bills on London are higher now than they have been for months. Nine per cent, was the highest point before reached. There have been shipments of specie already, k.? + n t.i.rtf irvna) nvinnf TKn Ifiia lurrrs. imnnria "?* ?? ? ?>-'/ 6'?> ? ?? ...? ...Bv tions have created a very extensive demand for bills, particularly on London, while (the limited shipments of cot ton has reduced the balance of trade so much that there are very few bills in the market, and very few drawers ot any price. Unless cotton goes forward more (rapidly than it has yet, speatie must; and instead of the precious metals making a circuit of this country, they will make a circuit on the Atlantic by going from New York to Liverpool, from Liverpool to New Orleans, and from New Orleans back to New York. If we send out specie to pay our debts, they must send it back to pay for our Cotton. Kxtks at thk Phitcipai. Ssuthv.r* Cities. Sterling. h\ance. N. Y *ight NY.dodas Charlnton.May II, 7V?*7>? 5 37}?* *? .lis. ? nitidis May 25, 7Xi8>* 5,27* t5,3il? >? dis. Xalfcdis Savannah, May '0, 7 ?7X Nominal, ?a Ji'lis. 1 al}.di" May 23, 7)?a? do % " 1 al&Ji. Mobile, May 6. 7 .8- 5.32 5.35 ),a Jgiiaa Val d.t " May 23, 7>a!'8 4.3H *5,35 par a&ooi X*l du N. Oris, May 6. 5,27>?i6,30 ?a Xi/m ?a J?'li? ' May 22, 7j?aS>? 5,'.'5 o5.30 MaX Pn ?a The quotations ot Sterling Kxcnango sun ruic verj high at the South, the latest rates showing an advance on those given previously. It will lie observed that domestic bills at sight anil sixty days on this city have undergone an alteration and improvement. Domestic Bills in this market, on other cities, vary bat little from previous rates except those on New Orleans and Mobile, which are now at a discount. There is very little enquiry at this mv. ment for domestic exchange on any point. The existing condition of the currency is one great cause of the re duced rates, and the limited demand. The currency ol Ohio is so near that of New York, 'hat merchants from the former State remit their issues ot the banks iu their vicinity, or bring them to this city to meet their pay nsents hare. So long as the present equalization exists the domestic exchange business in this city cannot be very profitable. Domestic Kichanges, May 31, ISO. Boston, para X dis Apalachicola, 2 a 2S* dis Philadelphia p?r a X " Mobile, 13 ali " Paltimore, X a a " Montgomery 13 al5 " Virginia, I a IMf " Tuscaloosa, 13 al5 " N Carolina, IX i lx " N 0-'eauI, X a l " Charleston X a X " Nashville, 2 a 2X " Savannah, X a " Louisville, IX a IX " Aoxusti. 'a a % " St Louis, IX a IX " Columbus. IX a IX " Cincinnati, IX a IX " Macon, IX a 2 " Treasury Notes. Lnion, Klor. 70 a 75 " new emission, par. iLk Tit, 70 a 75 Mobile, (specie,) X a X dis. Quotations for Sfkcik. Ptr cent. Value. Am. Gold, old... .106 a 1061 Cnrolus dollars$l 06 a I 07 Do do, new. ..100 aiooj Five francs. , . 0 9*Ja 0 9i Half dollars par a Doubloons . . .18 50 aid 90 Portuguese gold. .100 al00} Do patriot . . .16 90 alti 05 Spanish dollars ,.103?al04 Sovereigns.... 4 83 a 4 85 Do quarters. 99 alOO Do light 4 82 a 4 94 Mexican dollars.. loojaioo] Heavy guineas 5 00 a Do quarters. 99 alOO Napoleons .... 3 83 a 3 85 The annexed comparative table of quotations lor the principal stocks operated in, in this market, shows that nriri>o hove within th? nnat fnrtniirht- liftun verv favoia bly a flee ted Tricks or Stocks in the Niw York Mahket. Redeem- 1844. 1844, 1844. Hate." able. Jlpril M. May 1 A. May 3d. United States,.')X 1844 IO"Xa ? lOOXalflOjtf 100 alOOM 6 IBM 100144101 101 a ? ? aim " C 1862 lil\a ? 114 all) Hi ullG'a " 5 18)8 102 V? ? 1081%.tMil 105 a ? i New York, 7 1 848-49 106 n,07 107 a? 109XslWX 6 1850-54-4i0 106 ,il06? 108 a ? 108 a ? | " G 1861-68-67 107Xal08X 108 allOX 110 a ? 5X 1860-61-65 108 al04 103 al83X l03Val03X 5 1815 lOOXalOl 100 alOOX 100?4 ilOOjft " 5 1846-7-8-9 lOOXa 101 100 a ? ? a ? 5 1850-1-3 101 a'OIX >01 alOlX 100X 101 ' 5 1855-58 101 a ? 101 a ? 102** ? 5 1859-60-61 101 alOIX 100 alOl IOjXUOI " 4X 1849-58 93Xa 95 91 a 95 ? ? Ohio, 6 1850 94 Xa ? 96Xa 97X 160 a G 1856-60 96 a 96 X 98 a 99X 108 alOIX " 5 1850-56 85 a 86 85 a 86 ? a ? " 7 1856 105 aI06 l02Xal04 106 a ? Kentucky 6 102 alU2X I03'X?I04 105 a!06 5 ? a 90 90 Xa 92 89 a ? Illinois. 6 1870 4 8Xa 43 46 a ? 52 a 53 Indiana, 5 25 yeaia 39Xa ? 43Xa 44 ? a 46 Arkansas, 6 ?? 50 a 53 50 a 53 56 a ? Alabama, 6 90 aM 94 a? ? a ? 6 83 a 85 82 a ? 83 a ? Ptunaylvauia 5 ? 71 a 7IX 76X? 77 79 a 80 Tennessee 6 1 101 M05 104 a ? 10'l al03X NVnrltCity 7 1867 lot alUO IIl',iHZ IU all'H " 7 1862 107 alOB I06>4*107 10??alli7 " 5 I860 99)4*100 8? a ? 100 a ? " 1 1868-70 101 alOI)4 100 a ? ? a ? ilk Com'e N. V. full 97)4* - 90 a 99)< 101 alOO* acrip ? a ? ROM* 90 10(i)4vl0l ! N. Y. Life liia. St Truat Co. 112 a ? 109)4*110 ? a ? Partners' Loan & Truat Co. 41 a 41!-tf 41 a ? 61 a 62 Ohio Life liia. St Truat Co. 91 a? 98 a 98)4 100 a ? llaiilt of IJ. 3. in Penn. ? a? 6a? 12 a 12)4 Huston St Providence llai'd. 10614a ? 106)4*106 108 al06)t N. Jersey 11,R. St Train. Co. 94 a 98 ? a? 97 a 9')t Mohawk St Hudson Railroad,70 a 71 70)4* ? 70 a 7' Utica St Schenectady R. R. 123 a ? 132 a ? 131 a ? Mvracuae Ot I tica ltailroad, lit all7 121 a ? 122 * ? Auliurn St Syracuse It. K. ? a 1 IB 116 *120 117)4*? AubuniSt Rochester HR, 106 a? ? a ? 108 a? This exhibit! an advance on all description!, from United States aixen down to the United Stales Dank. The same cause has infected the whole, viz.: The great almn. dance of maney, and the existence of great speculations. All dividend paying stocks naturally and invariably ad vance a small per cent, as the interest on tbem accumu. lutes and the dividend day draws near ; but an advance in quotations for such stocks as Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylva* nia, Farmers Loan, and Bank of United States, can otily be produced by a very easy state of the money market or ny uie movements ol (peculators, mere has not transpired the slightest thing thst would he likely to add one cent to the actual value of these storks. The delinquent Statis ere not n jot npnrer paying the interest on their debts than they were a year ago, and the fictitious value represented by tha quotations, cannot extend heyOnd the limits of Wall street. Nearly the whole capitals of the hanks ot this city and this vicinity are employed in stork operations They can find no employment for their immense means in the legitimate channels of trade, and ire compelled to loan every dollar they have on storks, to enable them to declare a dividend. Business never was more nctive. Trade was never more prosper ous. The (products of .the interior are , finding their mnmr*1>st^mmmmmmesssm way to markat, without the aid of bank credit* The hanks no longer possess that great control over the movements of trado they once had. The system of credits has been thoroughly revolutionized tun! placed upon a better basis than heretofore, consequently, thero does not at present exist that necessity lor banks that un inflated system of credits required. While the banks were so intimately connected wtth every department et busi ess, the mercantile classes depended on them, their veiy existence rested upon the movements of a few individuals who weilded an immense power, through their connection with the currency. The power to advance or destroy the fottunes of tiiose depending upon them foi favors, placed the merchants completely at their mercy. The dangerous connection has been dissolved, a coalition iias been farmed between bank directors and stock speculators. 80 long as this coalition lasts, so long must stocks advauce, and so long will speculation bo carried on; but the moment the brokers get lirmly into thoclutches of the banks, that moment their fate is senled, aud all the hub bles will explode at once. In 1635 and 1830, the banks by great extensions of issues and credit*, led the mercantile Classen into all kinda of extravagance and speculation, by a great expansion of loans and discounts, they created a sudden advance in prices for all kinda of property. Every one supposed that there could be no end to the prosperity then existing, and launched into every specie* ol speculation; contracts wore made months in advanos, engagements were entered into, running through years oi time, fortunes were made on |>aper instantaneously, merely by advances in valu?,and the whole machiuery of trade was deranged. After the banka had inllaled the bubble to its greatest extent, when they were satisfied that the thing was ripe and ready, the screws were tightened, and the explosion tremendous. The revolution was perfected in about twenty four hours, and tho change that came over the land was like a black cloud suddenly shutting out the light ol the sun From the experience of the past we are jus'ifled in prophesying the same for the future The mercantile classes were the sufferers then, the brokers and speculators will b* the xuflerors this time. There are great dangers attached to the present condition of affairs, and we warn in season all those who do not wish to be involved in the general wreck that must sooner or later overtake those connected with the existing speculations. The banks are treacherous supporters, like jack-oloo/I tlmir rnllntt?Ara infn th? rlitaVi an/) loavn mnmiuB m?/ ?c?u ?? ? ?? .v.,v them there. " Canai, Loaw," Statu or New York. Ontario Savings' Bank, $80,000 at J percent prem. J. Thompson, 6'J Wall street, 20,000 1-84 " Winslow 8c Perkins, 80,000 I " do do 80,000 1 1 " do do 100.000 ] > T. W. Olcott, 100 000 1-10 " Pepoon, Hoffman tcTen Brook, 80,000 1-16 " do do 80,000 1-10 " do do 80,000 1 ? do do 60 000 -80 " do do 60 000 -80 " do do 60 000 -60 " do do 80.000 par James Taylor, 800 000 1-61 " Watts Sherman, 100,000 -88 " RufusH King, 80,000 J " A proposition from John Ward 8i Co. for $100,000 at 102 was received about an hour alter the propositions had been opened. V >2^ Old Stock Ixchangc. $2W0 U 8'53 coup 165 50 Vicks'on ( Bk 11 3000 N Y City 7's'49 109V 45# Ho b30 11 3400 N Y ( ity 7?s '52 100 45 U S Bank 13 ' 1350 Ohio 6's '50 99V 175 do 12V 1000 Ho 993t 100 do 12V 17000 do '60 102 21)0 do 12 . 4IK0 do b 10 102V 250 W iin ngton RR 56V 2000 do 015 103V 13 Erie RK 28-, 10000 do hJO 102 V 25 do r I 3000 do b45 IMV 25 do 27V 6r00 Kentucky 6's 105V 50 do bS 27V 10000 I'eun'uS'i 79 5 U(ic*k8che'i RR 123 1000 Illinois Spl Bds 51V 29 Aub A Koch RK 108 ( 7000 do 52 25 Ho 107V 10000 do b30 52V 10 do 107V 15000 Indiana Bonds 46V 175 Caaton C ( nog 64V 8000 do 40V 200 do l>15 85 1500 N Hsv k N H 5's 6 5 25 Ho 3 di sfop 84 V 50 shs Earoiers'Tr b2fl 52 25 do b30 64*1 50 do b30 52 125 do opf 64 , ? M.I 1. ly T) r ?,!/ 3<l no ifloiMnK ???? 200 do his 5lH 100 Harlam HR 83 450 do b3ll 51>J 100 Nor It Wor blS 69 325 do SI 100 do 68? 2' 0 do >90 SI 250 Raiding Rll 50!, 00 do boo Six 50 do blO 5<X 110 do MO I 100 do SS>3 100 do 50V 50 Patarron R R 87 300 do 50 X 50 do 87 II do 50 100 Long UUud RR 87}< 10 l*k f"?t? NY 87 475 do 87',2 II Bk of Com, fu'l t01l{ '00 dn bfio 88 75 do J0IX >00 do >30 87 50 Ufa Ik Tru?r Co 111 350 do 87 20 Krutnahy Bk 75 44 Stoni gt u RR 51 50 Com Bk Natrhrt 24 50 d.) hlO 53 5 Orind Oulf Bk 1? 25 d> bM 53 V 150 M?reh'<__K* Co _ 31 K.0 do_ _ 52)? 74 Mac k I rati a U 67 Ml ?lom* t arai ]7 Srcond Board. JlOOfO Ohio6'?'60 b20 102V 150 Farmers'L'an 51 5000 do b30 102% 50 do 51% MOO do '5# 100 25 NorkWd 70 1000 lllinoin 52 50 do 7#% 25 Morris Canal 19 100 do blO 71 25 do auw 20 50 do 71 100 do 2 % 50 Hi blO 71% 150 H'oiiinBtou 53 50 do 71). 50 Lot | Inland >00 07 50 do h 15 72 50 do bnw 08 100 do blO 71 % New Stock Exchange. $1000 Ohio 6't 101% 275 I, I.Inn I eih 07% 50 ihs Canton Co epg El 25 do aio K7 25 do o|>K 63% 50 do a3 87 10O Farmers' Loan 5i 175 do 07% 150 do 51% 50 Bk Cum ip L30 101 25 do bnw 51% 50 do 87% 50 do b3 51% 20 Merch's F.i Co 31 50 do 51% 50 Com Bk Nat hex b30 25 10 Wilmington b30 57 50 Uraud <4ulf tuw 20% 50 do b3 57 4 - Krie HH 24% 50 do 57% 5 do 27 40 Nor Ik Wor 61% 15 VJohiwk 75 95 do b!5 69 25 Heading Kit b30 58 25 do 69% 50 Vickaburg 11 25 N A Trust 18 50 do >3 11 100 do 13 Cotton Market. Thi* market is unusually inactive. Sales for the week ending May 4th, 11,0041 bales , week ending 11th, 10,600 bales ; ending 18th,10,000 hales ; ending 25tli, 10,600 bales ; from 25th to 31st, 8,500 bales, making a total o( 61,600 bales since the 4th inst., of which 40 200 ware for shi|>rnent, and 11,300 for consumption. Prices continue very much depressed in this market. Theexteutol the crops now coming in has been pretty nenrly asc> rtained. The total yield will not vary much from 2,000,000 bales, it may possibly go a little over. Statement of Comparative Receipts, erom Sett. 1st, and Stocks oe Cotton to Dates. Rtceiplt. Stocki. 1S44 1813 1844. 1843 New Orleans, 22d May, 807,037 1,010 160 151 861 98 669 Mobile. 18th Mnv 429.634 461.605 57,711 47.785 Kloride, loth May, .. . 137 613 144,734 9,644 13 1)00 Georgia 36th " . 316,836 379.644 16.396 34 739 S. Carolina, 36th May, 379,116 337,634 41,933 38 614 V C arolina, 18th ? 8,410 8.318 .. 400 Virginia, 1st March .. 11,100 10,000 3,300 1,000 Other porta, .. Now York, 38 :h May, .. .. 136 000 36 000 Total 1,899,644 3,361,176 404,644 349,097 Tha receipt* tip to the latett data* amount to about 1,900.000 hale*, aqainst 3.361,176, up to tho ume time last year. The total crop last year amounted to about 136.000 hales, more than the receipts up to this time; making the -ame allowance for the balance of the season this year, (hat is, add 136,000 bale* to the present amount received, and we have a crop of two millions of bales. We annex the current quotations for this day. It will ho seen, by comparing with previou* reports, that the decline has been confined principally to the inferior and ordinary grades. Liverpool Classification. Uplandv 4" Florida. V. O | Mobile. Interior, 6? a &j ... 51 a 6} Ordinary, 6 a o{ ... 6} a fij .'Iinuiiiig, u? u I ... i n it Middling fair 7} a 71 ... 7) > 7j Fair 74 a7j ... 8 a 8| Good fair, 8f a Si ... 0 a Pj Fine, 0, a ... 10 all The galea to day amount to about 1600 balaa, at thn rates previously ruling?the better grades have the preference and a tendency upwards. * J American Manufactures. There is not much doing ill any of the markets. Trade, however, is as active as it usually ia at this season of the year. Kail and winter goods are making their appearnnce to supply the early demand for thn west Flannels and sattinets, and indeed all woollen goods, maintain high pricea, higher at the east than during last fall and winter. Paicca ok Factory Stocks, Mat JO Millt. Par value. Market value. Mtark, $1(100 1W> a 1008 ' och'CO, 780 525 a 688 I bicoiwe, 1080 900 a 960 Cibot, lann ... 10jO a lino Norwich, 1000 ? a 1I47S Booll 1000 1080 a 18V) Lowell, 1080 1030 a 1068 Middlesex, 1000 1100 a 1160 Perkins, 1000 1060 a lOSltf Salisbury, 1000 1000 a ? Appletin, 1080 ... 1100 a 1110 Boston, 750 ... 700 a ? II siniIron, 1000 1112 a 1112* Bartlett. 1000 ... ? a 1060 Jscki'Ui, ?00 ... ? a 98# Suffolk, 1000 1150 a 1280 Merrimac, 1000 142) a 1150 V 1888 . . . 1888 . I -.8 Oik .Willi, ? tuflfl a 1.8H N talma, 560 ... MO a 575 Anr skesg, 10?0 1150 a 1400 York, lOOO .... 1700 a 1050 Or At Kalis, 200 .... 280 a 300 Mam. Cotton, 1000 1110 a IIU Tfinont, lOOO .... ? a 1008 N K7Wora'ad, 100 .... !?}<* 1005$ Lowell Bleaching,* ? .... ? a 310 It will be observed th?t nearly every one of the Above ftorke ere above par, an.I moat o( them considerably over (bat point. Since the final settlement of the tariff qac* urn bi laying McKay*! bill on thctabte, a new tapntM iar seized the manufacturing interest*, and tlio rise in the value ol their securities in a brief space ol time has fully 'quailed fivo percent., on the average. Corn Trade. There is not much doing in this market. Owing to the ispect ol the trade, prices hnve n downward tendency, mil will probably fail off a little from present rates in a ihort time. We give the rates here:? Flour a harrrl. Grain a huihil. (lenessee, $4 60 a $4 (137 Wheat, $100 a $1(4 Vlichigan, 4 Ml a 4 fl-lj Rye, 6fi a 07 Meal, 3 (ri\ a 3 75 Corn, 46 a AO In Baltimore considerable ?ilea of Howard street flour were made on the 39th a! $4 371 Wheat in that mark) t rHugos from 97 a 96 cents.

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