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THE NEW YORK HERALD. Vol. i.. No. 331?Whole Mo. 3831 ? NEW YORK, SATURDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 30, 1844. Prlca Two Cento. FAMILY JARS. Beauties of the Whig Press. The Tribune and Courier at Loggerheuds Again [From the Courier fc Enquirer J ? sons^hy we tSnL"**!!! P'aCed 0n record the rea the UuiteriSif^ the anne**"on of Texas to m,?,0?ant to the commerce and i" the gt iu ral interests of the whole country, and w. ih?m? ? b.euefiL,,al ?o the slave and at war .ie bUve-trade, instead ol being, as is sun sTa^v, r!'l!L,any,i?alculated 10 "tend and perpetuate ! w now proceed to suggest in what tfwhaune*allon "jay be accomplished wi'h honor to the country and without the hazard of war n is conceded on all hands, that ours is a govern Sn? inCo?i,inprom.18e 5 and ^Perience has taught us that in all great emergencies, compromise and mutual concession are still the renort of those who have at heart the perpetuity of o-r in t tutions The Compromise" Act of 1S32 probably saved the livi's of Mr. Calhoun and his associates and avert ed trom the country the horrors of a civil war*f? uiat was urneral Jackson upon hanaiuE Mr Ca\ houn and his associates, it they had & to carrv |nto execution their threais against the Union- and in this determination the people would have'em dreths Sj'the lorT're P8Pecia,J^r? ninety-nine hun oreuis of the locofoco party who are now the suiv porters of Mr. Ualnoun and hia Texas policy So body was more ready or willing to -'hL? thenuMi fn?onhri?Jre8 5- P?!k "JBtawSlhe wSl ington Globe: and yet the one will nrobahlvTn j oint ln,n j,|g Secretary of State, and tie other will L'"d wTdufnn'T HS tlle> Select Patriot in the w. ? in ( not happen to be among those who Z . n'l f ! nu.n?ln8 l*ie nullifiers," nor are . iL 7 r?adyto laud them for seeking annexation with u'l a wrarjyvuh Mexico and England with the old threat of disunion in their mouths to' frighten ih-- "dough faces" of the north, as thev so nnn^ the H^at mass of the locotoco SuJ subjec?em 8 01 Congre88' But t0 return to feuSafn^H VKLnmCMt havi-D* ori?in"ted ??. and been sustained by compromise, the time has arriven Vi ' mUBt again be resorted to, if those who desire to see Texas a part and parcel of the Union are ever to be gratified. ?e union, 1st. The great mass of the People of the United States?all who pretend to be honest and of oidi nary intelligence-are exceedingly desirous ore deem our notional character abroad, by aiding the defaulting States to meet their engagement* whh their honest and much abused creditors. With one accord they look upon the foul stain which now resta upon their previously fair escutcheons as one whidh demands sacrifices on the part <>I every good citizen, and which, had the while sue full? made Action, would have been cheer 21. Iu connexion with this subject, and as an act are m ?fav^r of?tfiwrf^tlng'^m^'li mV^to'^Tme n ?d;?Thie ,a.MfJ 18 uu<lu?8?ionably in the opinion of a very decided majority of the people, all impor tant to our national independence and to the ge neral prosperity of the whole country: and there is no sacrifice .compatible with the fanh and ho nor ot the nation, which they are not wiflina to make in order to secure to the country this aU^rn portant measure. r aii-tm 4th. A very large portion of the people, and ac cording to the indications of the recent election a majority of them, are very decidedly in favor'of me annexation of Texas to the United States I at se iacts will not be denied by any portion of our readers ; and if a scheme coild L devised which would at the Bame time bring Texas honor, ab.v into the Union, restore the credit of the de ?u/'ing plates, secure to the old States their share in tlie public domain, and establish firmly and per. inanently the policy of protection to American In dustry, what patriot would refuse to give up some of hm own peculiar opinions to produce sucC great "" commol> country 1 Jn every well governed community, individuals sacri fic? certain ot their natural right!, to secure protec Uoii in pen-on and property and the well-being of society. Iu no government except a despotism ?ul Ulen only Ibe .upreme hr,d-aIK| thiTioo' promise ; mil jn older to arrive at the ereat result* ur? ?Peak ol, it is all-.mportant that the frtonSTrf JSKtton the advocates ot natioual honor and the fatkof?S*?t? tbefuunda of IjnJ di.tribution and the supwrtars of protectivo tariff, must all yield som?VinV^i ? " what wiU .o gre'a jy advMe? tht MjbjiM be appreached in the ?p,rJt ot patriotism and w"h tl?? larking wi.dom of atatwin^n Bnd tho.^wh? ? o'ft "wiU^r'^ th.u Pr??^it.on8 we'^'abom IV; ,nH J ?radu?1,y ,ain,t ?? fea?ibility and import ' f,MUOa Ul'?fl " ? ' 'Plrit enlightened No w then ii the time for the Patriots of both narti??? ot'1'rexaiK^ " f ,,? ^0D8r tar the purchase l*af f.rotn Mexico for ten or twenty millions of dol Lira, and .he purchase of the Public Domain from the J' f [t miUioLi of dollars with t faur ner ?r bUy Up 1U "lockana r,,tore the term,.'1 #ctUre t0 Ui Texu 00 Mr "<? honorable J I. I: wouli gecnr; to tho old States their i? that public domain, which was won bv th.?^.i5 pureed by the blood of our Revolutfona^r .i?^ t J.t.n..,,tA0Uld Pe,?M>?>?,y eaubliah the policy o( Pro tection to American lndustiy, by requirinir iuch a tariff for Itevenueaa would inaure Protection The ultra abolitioniat, the anti tariff man. the advocate for a aub tr. atury, tho demagogue who I'ul.inty by giving the public htiida to the new State/and tlie unprincipled advocate ot repudiation will of cotirso unu? ?,e and all, in denouncing .uch a compromfaeTct .ere But we neither expect or deaire their ?ujiport or apptohation ol our ftcbeme. We anneal to thn patriot and (he stut^man?to the friend of tinfSlninn ?<., ' Pait'??and to those who valne our national reputation Hnd < lie faith of eur State governments?to lav av^.K r^r* an'1 PartJ' <clicmc?, and ?ooi[ ,,m , ,V 'I1.? ,ac* th,i ?rcat compromian of all exiitinc rtitttcalthji, the 'ncceiiol which would rive renewed tin ?rgy and i;ro.p?r.;y toth:! State, and to the Se the" ol, aad call forth the admiration ol every friend ot f?r in stiiuuoni throui(hout the habitable globe. No man in hia hemt cau doubt the incalculable benefits which would nme Irom ,ueh a mea.ure ; an, although mil ol the^old J. "J d.?. not require any nuch aid, there la no one of th?m winch would not moat cheei fully receive it aa their J unt portion of the public domain. Even New York wonld mo. R.i dly receive, and could moat advantagroealy u,? her twenty-six millions of thii stock : and thereto not m honest man among her oitixens who does not believe t he is enrftled to it for her intercut in the public lands of which she. will moat assuredly be robbed alter the Census o7l6w ller great works of iuternal improvements could th< n b< completed without adding a dollar to her de ,t ; and the prnceedsof her public work# woald not only very speedi ly P"y on her present debt, but would leave some live millions annually to be appropriated to further develop astalSofthfnr."".^^can any Fane man contemplate unch a state of things and not ardently desire its sncedv eon summation 7 And such too, woul.l be its effects in other Stale* . Kvery where would its benign influence be felt ???ni * ,nA nf- ltie intelligence, and the pronperity of the r"'u:( And nothing -'and, in the way of its .ucceM Tho . ? !r' ,wicke<laess, and the madness of partv 1 will triiin? h"" {he people's reprosenlativi* must and will triumph over such ,K.tty censiderations, and we do u itWPlnri? i! !,u', m?n ol all parties W ^mnroriiU, Art of 1B4#. P ' Ihe lnterwst of eight millions, which the general government would be compelled to meet annu.llv HU a p-y off the whole principal fTut, aa we h^rewSd th^ matter does not merit a second ihoicht wlW 5 with the great and Inc. calable bfn.flS whtoh ^nM pointsS'oat.11* a op"?n ?"? policy we have thus briefly [From the New York Tribune ] Texas a>d Si.avkry.?We deprecate all aection al ncitatton all diseeneion between North and wh^ h'w^f" T a .8U',J,ect 8?l momentou8 and on ZJ 'n, . vTi1 "? deei)ly as ,httt of Human Bond .1 I iVery.e*,8l8,nour Southern States we greatly deplore, hut we declaim all right to ?Hh ?Ti w" u.0lh?*,i?e than as we meddle w L*liV' ry LW,the We8t Ind'? i" Barbary evil UnH *n ea k- u ata"'we 8ha",reat it as a great ? Wi!\0b OURht 10 be abolished at the eur i ? practicable moment. But we deny to the 1-edt ral (government aU right to interfere with iia existence in those State, where it ha" a1e?al ex i! tence; We deny to the citizens of the Free any moral right to prescribe those of the Southern States because they are Slave holders We feel certain that Slavery is agseat mistake as well as a wrong?that i t curses and impoverishes those States changing th. ir natural fertility to barrenneM We mean to show this from time to time to the Smith ii thi y will hear us ; if not, the lattlt will n?e k Z". >' ?"? ???. were out of the way, we should have aangume hones of a apeedy change of opinion and ol atti tude ob Una subject in the States still laborina uo" der the inoaioolthle eviis of Hum BoM&gif But while we insiat on the right of the Slave holding States to be exempt from any other inter ference wi'h theii institutions, save by argument and the force of opinion, we insibt also that the oouth shall respect the opinions and feelings pro per to the North. Let our Southern lriends argue to ub that Slavery is right and Free Labor wrong; let them bring forward their cogent facia and argu ments; we will hear all candidly and in good tem >er, as we ask them to hear us on the other side, if they should convince us, we will Irankly admit the force ol their reasonings. We claim nothing that we will not cheerfully concede; we will do nothing that we would complain ot if done on their part. But should we, or any one, atk them, while holding their present opinions, to undertake to involve our common Federal Government in a course of measures intended to overthrow Slavery, the South would have just right to complain ol n flagrant invasion of the spirit and intent of the Federal compact. So Bhall we complain?so ought the Free States aaone man to remonbtrate?against any engagement ol the Federal Government in action calculated to extend, fortify and perpetuate Human Slavery under the flag of the United States The Federal Government has no rightful power to do any thing ol the kind. Whoever asks it in vokes the government to commit a gross usurpation. Is the Annexation ot Texas calculated, intended to strengthen, extend and fortify Slavery T This is a plain question. Can any well-informed man really doubt that the aflirinative is the true an swer 1 We cannot. The unbroken evidence of history and of daily transpiring events is stronger thau any possible array ot logic. The champions of eternal Slavery, the advocates of Universal Freedom, all the world over, instinctively recog nize their respective positions on this question. John C. Calhoun end John Quincy Adams? Mc Duftie and Slade?these names alone would tell the story, ltely on it that Slavery and Freedom are not both utterly blind as to the bearings of the Texas Question. What, men, means all this afterthought of the apolo gist* of annexation that the success ol their project would lead to the speedy abolition ol slavery throughout the old slave State* 7 It mean* simply that the black pill must be mgared, or at least floured, over for some Noith ern throat*. It ia a chtat which every one see* through who can see through any thing ; and none more clearly than it* author*, slavery will exist in any and evory region, so far as it* existence depend* on the will of that region, juit so long a* it shall seem to be profitable?not a day longer. Where it has exhausted the virgin itrength of the soli, it will exist just so long as a market ahall be afforded elsewhere for it* annual surplas of fl^sh and blood. When that market closer the end ol slavery is nigh at hand. If Napoleon had abolished slavery in Louisiana Torty-lour years ago, and it had never been re established in that vast region, slavery must have died out of Virginia and Maryland ere this time. But let us annex a new tropxsl region, fitted to be overrun with slavery, every twenty year* lor the next century, and wo believe slavery will continue to curse Virginia to the and of that century. But, say* an apologist, Slavery exist* in Texas, even without annexation. True, it has a sort ol footing there, but it is a diseased, deareplt, tottering existence. It is confined to a small corner of the Texas which appears on themsp. It cannot extend itself boldly southward, west ward or northward, lorthebeat of iea*on*. The slave who runs away from that small corner to any other part of the world become* at once a free man. He is free in the United State*, or on board any of our vessels out ol the water* of Texas. With annexation, ail thi* would be changed, and our national veasel* and even our free State* would be turned into (lave catchers and slavehold er* for Texas. Probably free citizen* of 'he Northern State* would be put in jail at Galveston and sold (if un claimed) on account of their color. Sbtll it be so? But wo deny that Slavery has any rightful existence in Texa*. ft ha* once been legally and explicitly abo lished there. It has been smuggled into a new existence, but it ha* just as much legality as the confinement of a a pirate'* prisoners. In thi* respect it differs radically from Slavery in our own Slave States. Why shall we take this heavy load on our own skoulders? But it is urgxd that the condition of the slave* in our Northern Slave States would be meliorated by their re moval to Texas ! There i* not a negro from the Cheia paako to the Sabine so stupid that this story ceuld be im posed on him for truth, or any thing like it. ft is notori ous, alike to freemen and slaves, that bondmen have the hardest life of it precisely where they are most profita ble to their owners. Who does not know that a Louisia na Sugar or Alabama cotton plantation is the oeaseless horrorof the negroes of Virginia and Kentucky 7 The average life of a Virginia slave would be deemed one of ease and luxury by the great mass of plantation negroes on the Mississippi- . As to the matter of additional power to the Slave States, it seem* to u* unimportant when compared with the great moral and social aspects of this subject. We are not afraid of the power of the Slave State*, tor we are not addicted to weighing and balancing Kree against Slave State*. But that Anuexation would greatly in crease the Slave Power?that it is sought on this express ground?we have mountain* of evidence. The disposi tiou to grasp for power on thi* pound seems to us more dangerous than the power itser. And when we see it urged on the other side that the Northern States would not consent to admit a slave State unless a Iree State were ready to be admitted along with H, we see that the danger is Indeed great and immiuent. Suppose Texas, annexed as a Territory, were to claim adr?U?ion as a State and they should combine to resist it, saying, " You must wait till we can make a Northern State to balance you"? how would the South regard this 7 How long would the Union stand the strain of such collision* 7 We know no tenable ground on which the adtniss ion of a Sta e can be refused or postponed extraneous from its own intrinsic fitness to assume and maintain the position of a member of the Confederacy. But this article is growing too long. Briefly, then, we stand on the ground of opposition to the Annexation ol Texas so long as a vestige of slavery shall remain within her borders. It is with us no question of less or more : we csnnot consent to become a party to a great wrong or a small one And if slavery in Texas were abolished to-morrow, and the South should then object to Annex ation, (as she probably would.) we should oppose it as heartily as now. The Federal Government is out of its orbit whenever it angsge* in measures calculated te strengthen one portion ol the Union ut the expense of the other. We are happy to learn that, in accordance with sugges tionsand information furnished by the Consul General of Texas, Mr. Kennedy, the British Government has, through the appropriate department, published a new end correct chart ofthecoast of Texas. Wo have frequently, however, called attention te the fact, that the navie* both of the United States and Great Britain were supplied with charts of thi* coa*t which are either erroneous or defec tive in the most important particula-s. In some of these charts the harbor of Galveston is laid down at least a de Jree to the we*t ot the true position ; in other*, of older ate, but until recently, and perhap* in *ome ca*e* even yet, in u*n, it i* not laid down at all, and the exsat posi tion we beliave i* not given by any of the chart* most commonly in use, published prior to our revolution.? From these incorrect charts, from the employment of some bad navigators as masters of vessels, and of bad ves Me!*, several English ships have been lost on our coast, and great difficulty h** of late been experienced in effect, ing insurance, to Texas in England. The publication of thi* chart, giving a correct representation of thei onst, will, we hope, contribute materially towards removing this difficulty. There is one other measure that might be adopted, contributing to the safety of approaching our port, and the consequent reduction of the rate ol inau ranee, as well as to the preservation of life and property. We mean the e?tahli?h*nent of a light at the entrance of the harbor. Thi* measure could be effected and support ed by a tax upon vessels, without increasing the present cost of freights, and the expense would, we believe, be cheerfnllv borne and regarded as money well expended by the owners of vessels. Legislation in Vekmont.?The Legislature of Vermont hus passed an act for the geological sur vey of the State, an act abolishing the military system, so far as rrgsrd* the enrolled militia: an act relating to deal ers in spirituous liquors, to innkeepers,kc., providing for the election of th-eo commissioners of each county, in themonth of January,to hava control of thi* subject of license; an act modifying the act of 1849, relating to capi tal punishment, to that sentence of death should not be executed short of one year, and making it the duty of the judge to order execution within three mouths after the year. _ Population or St. Louis.?According to the census taken under the direction of the State, the county of St. Louis ha* a population of 47,009 souls; the city S4 140 In the city there are 17,340 white males, and 14,289 white femal-a The number of free perron* of color in the county i* 693; tho total number of *laves 1* I 4,613. LxmsLATrvK Convocations ?The nwembly of South Carolina m^t at Columbia last Monday. Oa Monday next the Virgin!*, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Missouri Legisla tes, will meet. On the 3nth proximo, that of Msrvland ; on the 1st January, IMA. the State* af Maine and Massachusetts ; on the Oth, Mississippi, Louisiana and Michigan ; snd on the 7th, New York, Pennsylvania and New Hampshire. (J. S. Circuit Court! Before Judge Betts. Nov. 39?The following are Indic'ed to appear before the Grand Jury on Monday, vi* Michael Harrington, lor a larceny ia stealing a pistol. Willlan Merchant, lor a revolt at sea. Marina Court. Before Judge Smith. Nov. 30.? Wright OUlitt vs. Matthew Ditj)-?This was an action brought for an alleged Iraud in the exchange ol a horse, and for damages sustained thereby. It appeared that plaintiff had ahorse valued at more than $100, which he agreed to exehange with defendant for one belonging to him. To thi* defendant consented, at the tame time warranting hi* horse fault free ; next day, however, the horse which belonged to defendant was found to be foundered in the shoulder, upon perceiving which plain tiff went to defendant and offered to take back his own horse again and return defendant his own. To this de feudsnt would not agree. Said horse was subsequently ??Id at the bazaar for f 13. It was nut in for defenoe that then was no defect in said horse when sold?that it anst have oocurred after it was In plaintiff's possession. Vw> diet this ferwMB. Sleeting of Congress. The second session of the Twenty-eighth Con gress begins next Monday. On Tuesday the last annual message of President Tyler will probably be delivered. We have compiled a table of the members of the present national legislature; and also, so far as was iu our power, of the Twenty-ninth Congress. It will be seen that the complexion ot the next Senate is pretty well known, but what majority the demo crats may have in the House is not yet ascertained, as there are eighty-eight members to be elected. It is fair to suppose that they will have a majority but not as large a one as exists in the present Con gress. American Legislature JOHN TYLER, JAMES K. POLK, President of the U. Stain.* eighth Cokohii. Opens March 4, 1843. Closet Alarch 4, 1946 Presidcnt of the U. Stain. TweNTY-NINTH CONOBESS. Opens March 4, 1846 Clott! March 4,1847. Senate. W. P. Manuum, Piesident Glo. M. Dallas, President. A. Dicrens, Secretary. Members. Term sxpires. Mains. John Faiitteld, 1844 George. Evans, 1847 New Hamvshirf.. Levi Woodburj , Charles O Atherton, Vebmont. Samuel S. Phelps, Wm Ufham, Massachusetts Rufus Chrate, Isaac C Hotel, It hotiK. Island. John B Francis, James F. Simmons, Connecticut. Jabtz W. Huntington, John M. Nile*. Nsw York. Democrat, Silas Wright, New Jebiey. William L. Dayton, Jacob IK? Miller % Pennsylvania. Daniel Sturguon, James Bnchauan, Delawabf.. Richard It? Bayard, Thomas Clayton, Maryland. Wm D Merrick, James A. Pearce, Virginia. William C. Rives, Win. S. Archer, North Carolina. Willie P Manguin, 1847 Secretary, Members. Time expires. Mains. George Evans, Democrat, Nsw Hampshire. Levi Woodbury, Charles G. Atherton, Vermont. William Upham, Samuel S. Phelps, Massachusetts. Isaac C. Mates, Whig, Rhode Island. James F. Simmons, Whig, Connecticut. John M. Niies, 1849 Jabez W. Huntington, New York. 1843 Democrat, 1849 Democrat, New Jesiet. 1943 Jacob W. Miller, 1847 Whig, Pennsylvania. James Buchanan, Democrat, Delaware. Thomas Clayton, Whig. Maryland. James A. Ptarce, Whig, Virginia. William S. Archer, Docbiful, North Cabolina. Willie P. Mangum, 1847 1847 1349 194ft 1849 184ft 1847 184ft 1847 184ft 1846 1849 1846 1847 1816 1849 1846 1847 1947 1841 1847 1849 1847 1861 1847 1861 1847 1861 1849 1861 1849 1861 1847 1S51 1849 1861 1847 1861 1949 1861 1947 1861 Wm. H. Haywood, Jr., 1349 Wm H. Haywood, Jr., 1849 South Cabolina, 1847 Danial E. linger, 1847 1849 Geoige McDuffie, 1949 Georgia. 1847 John M. it. rrien, 1817 1849 Waiter T. Colquitt, 1849 Alabama. 1847 William R. King, 1847 1849 Arthur P. Bagby, 1949 Mississirri. 1846 Robert J. Walker, 1847 1847 Jesse Speight, 1861 Louisiana. 1847 Alexander Barrow, 1847 1849 Alexander Porter, 1849 Tennessee. 184ft Spencer Jarnagin, 1847 1847 Whig. 1861 Kentucky. 1847 James T Morehead, 1647 1849 John J. Crittenden, 1849 Ohio. 1846 William Allen, 1840 1849 Whig, 1961 Indiana. 1846 Edward A Hsnncgsn, 1S49 1849 Whig, 1861 Illinois. 1847 James Semple^ 1847 1849 Sidney Breese, 1849 Missoubi. 1846 Dsvi 1 R. Atcheson, 1849 1849 Democrat, lSkl Areansas. 1847 Chester Ashley, 1847 1849 Ambrose H. Sevier, 1849 Michigan 1846 William Woodbridge, 1847 1847 Democrat, 1861 Whigs, in Italics, 37 Whigs, in Italia. M Democrats, in Romsn, 94 Democrat*, in Roman, 26 Doubtful in Small Cam, 1 Doubtful in Small Cam, 1 Whig majority, 2 Majority, ? Each Senator holds office for six years. Bouth'Cabolina. Daniel E Huger, George McDuffie, Georgia. John M Berrien, Walter T. Colquitt, Alasama. Dixon H Lewis, Arthur P. Bagby, Mississirri. John Hendetson, Robert J. Walker, Louisiana. Alexander Barrow, Alexander Porter, Tennessee. Ephraim H. Foster, Spencer Jarnagin, Kentucky. James T. Morehead, John J. Crittenden, Ohio. Benjamin Tappan, William Allen, Indiana. Albert S. White, Edward A Hannegan, Illinois. James Simple, Sidney Breese, Missouri. Thomas H Benton, David R Atohsson, Arkansas. Chester Ashley, Ambrose H Sevier, Michigan. Augustus S Porter, Wm. Woodtridge, Moose of Representatives! The House of Representatives, under the new apper tionment, is composed of but -JUS members. John W. Jones, Speaker. , Speaker. Caleb McNulty, Clerk. , Clerk, Maine. Dis. 1. Joshua J. Herrick, 1. Robert P. Dnnlap, 3. iAither Stvertnce, 4 Freeman II Mors*. 6. Benjamin White, 6. Hannibal Hamlin. 7. Shepherd Carey, No choice. Robert P. Dun lap. Luther Severance. John D. McCrate, Cullen Sarotelle, Hannibal Hamlin Hexckiah Williams. New HAMrsHiBE. Edmund Burke. John P Hale, ? ? ? Moses Norris, jr. . ? . John R. Reding, ... Massachusetts. 1. Robert C. Winlhrop, Roht C. Winthrop, 1. Daniel P. King, 3. Amns Abbott, 4. William Parmenter, 6. Charles Hudson A. Osmyn Baker, 7. Julius W. Ro kwell, 8 John Huincy Adams, 9. Henry Williams, 10. Joseph Grinnell. I. Soltmon Foote, 1. Jacob Cullamer. 3. George P. Marsh, 4. Paul Dillingham, jr. No choice. Amos Abbott, No choice, No choice, Geo Ashman, Julius W. Rockwell, John Quincy Adams, No choice, Joseph Grinnell, Vkbmont. Salomon Foote, Jacob Collamer, George P. Marsh, No choice. I. Henry Y. Cranston, 'J. Elisha R. Potter, Rhode Island. Connecticut. 1 .Thomas H. Seymour, J. John Stewart, S. George II Catlin, 4. Samuel Simons, 1. Selah B Strong, ?J Henry C. M'lrphy, 3. J. Phillip Phoeni*, 4. William B Maclav, 6. Mosus G Leonard, 6 Hamilton Fish, 7. Joseph H Anderson, 8 Richard D Davis, 9. James G Clinton, I'l. Jeremiuh Russell, 11 Xadok Pratt, 12 David L Sevmnur, IS. Daniel D Barnard, 14 Charles Rogers, 16 Lnmuel Stimon, 10 Cheaelden Ellis, 17. Charles 8. Benton, 18. Preston King, 19. Orvill? Hungerlord, 20. L. D. Carpenter, 21. Jeremiah F.. Carey, 22. Smith M Turdy, 31. Orville Robinson, 24. Horace O. Wheaton, 26. George llathbun, 20. Amasa Dana, 27. Byram Green, 28. Thomas J. Patterson, ?19. Charles H Carroll, 30. William S. Hubbt.ll, 31. Asher Tyler. SI. William A Most ley, 88. Albert Smith. 34. Washington Hunt, New York. J. W. Lawrence, H J. Seaman, W S Milleb, Wm B. Maclay, T. WOODBtTF. W. W. Campbell, Joseph H Andcrron, W. W Woodworth, 1. L Q C. Elmer, 3. George Sykes, 3. Isssc G Karlee, 4. Littleton Kirkpatrick, 6 William Wright. Pen I. Edward J. 1Harris. 9. Joseph R Ingersoli, & John T. Smith, 4. Charlea J. Ingersoll,

6. Jneoh 8 Yost, fl. Michael H Jenks, 7. A R Millvalne, 0. Jeremiah Brown, 9. John Ritter, 10 Richard Brodhead, Jr. II.Benjamin A Bidlack, 12 Alanso H. Read, IS Hem y Prick, 14.Alexander Ramtty, 16.Henry Nes, 10 James Black, 17.James /rein, W.Andrew Stewart, 19 Henry D. Keater, 20 John Diikey, 21. Cornelius Darragh, 22 Samuel Haya, I 31. Charles M Meed, I IMrVVIff* Arch. C Nevin, Samuel Gordon, John F. Collins, R. P Herrick. Bradford R. Wood, E D. Culver, Joseph Rnssell, Hugh White, Charlea S. Benton, Preaton King. Orvllln Hungerford, Timothy Jenkina, Charles Geodycar, Stephen Strong, ? Wm J. Hough, HoraceG. Whoaton, George Rathbun, Samuel S. Ellsworth, John De Mott, Elias B Holmes, Charles H Carrol!, Martin Grover, Abner Lewis, Wm A. Mnseley, Albert Smith, Washington Hunt. New Jebsxv; J. G. Hampton, S O. Wright, John Runk, Jaa. E. Edsall, William Wright. L. C. Levin, J R Ingersoll, J. H. Camfbbll, Charlea J Ingersoll, Jacob 8. Yost, Jacob Erdenan, A R Me Ilvnine, John Sliohen, John Ritter, llichard Brodbeid, Jr. Owen D. Leib, David Wilmot, James Pollock, Alexander Ramsey, Mosea McLean, Jamea Black, J Rlan< haul, Andrew Stewart, Henry D. Feiur, John II. Kwing, Cornelius Darragh, Wm 8. Garvin, Jamea Thompson, Jl ^ Dtuwiu. Otore* B. Rodney John W. Houston, Maituib. 1. John M. S. Cautin, ... 1 Francis Bungle, ... 3- John Wrlhcrcd, ... 4 John P. Kennedy, ... 6. Jacob A- Prttlon, ... fl. Thomat C. 8penter. , , . Vibuinia. 1. Archibald Atkinson, 3. Ueo. 0. Dromgooie, . .. 5. Walter Coles, . . . 4. Edmund W. lluhard, .... 6 Win. /? Goggin, ... fl John W. Joi.ei, ..., 7. Thomat //, Bayley, . , . 8. Willoufhby Niwton, ... Vt. Samuel Chilton, ... 10. William Lucaa, ... 11. William Taylor, 13 Augustus A. Chapman, .... 13 George W. Hopklni, 14. George W. Summers, ... 15. Lewis Steenrod. .... Nobth Cabolina. 1. Thomas L. Clingman, . . . 3. Daniel M Barringer, . . , 3 Darid P. Reid, 4, Edmund Deberry, .... 6 Komulua M. Huuuders, .,,, ?. James.). McKay, 7. John H J Daniel, .... 8. Arch'd H. Arrlngton, . . . 9. Kenneth Ray nor. .... South Carolina. 1. Jamea A. Black, Jame? A Black, 3. Richard F. Simpson, Richard F. Simpson, 8. Joseph A. Woodward Joseph A Woodward, 4. John Campbell, A. D. Siins, 6. Artemas Burt, Artemaa Burt, 0. Isaac K. Holme*, Isaac K. Holmes, 7. R. Barnwell Rhatt, R Barnwell llhatt. OcOBOIA. 1. Duncan L Clinch, Thomat R King, 3. Wm. II Stiles, Seaborn Jones, 3. A H. Chaitkll,* Washington Poe, 4. Hugh A. Haralson, Hugh A. Haralson, 4. Joseph H Lumpkin, Joseph H Lumpkin, 6 Howell Crbb, Howell Cobb, 7. -Alex H. St*rent, -Ilex, H. Sterent. 8. Edward J. Black, Robert Toombs. Alabama. 1. Junes Dellet, 3. James E Belser, 3. Wm. L. Yancey, 4. Winter W. Payne, 6 George 8. Houston, fl. Reuben ( hapman, 7. Felix G. McConnell. Missiisirn. Jacob Thompson, Wm. J. Hammet, Robert W Roberts, Tilghman M. Tucker. Louisiana. 1. John Slidell, John Slidell, 3. Alcee L ibranche, llarmon G. Thibodeaur, 3. Johu B. Dawson, John h. Dawion, 4. Pierre E. Bossla, Isaac E Morse. Ohio. 1. Alexander Duncan, Jamei J Faran, 3. John B Weller, F. A. Cttnnipgham, 3. Robert C Rchenck, Robert C Schtnrk, 4. Joseph Vance, Joseph Vance, 5 Emery D. Porter, William Sawyer, 6. Henry St. John, Henry St. John, 7. Joseph J. McDowell, Joaeph J. McDowell, 8 John J. Van Metre, Allen O Thurman, 9 Eliat Florence, Augustus L. Perrill, 10. Hemau A. Meore. Columbus Delano, 11. Jacob Brinkerhoff, Jacob Brink toff, 13. Samuel F. Vinton, Samuel F. V on, 13. Perley B. John ton, Isaac Parish, 14. J.llexander Harper, ,'llexander Harper, 15. Joseph Morris, Joseph Morris, 10, James Matthews, John D. Cummins, 17. W. C. McCauslin, W. C. McCauslin, 18 Eira Dean, D A. Starkweather, 19. Daniel R. Tilden, Daniel R. Tilden, 30. JosAua R. Glidings, Jothua R. Giddings, 31. Henry R- Brinkerhofl", J. Af Root. Kentucky. 1. Linn Boyd, ? ? ? 3. Willis Orctn, . . ? 3. Hemy Orider, . . . 4 George A. Caldwell, ... 6 James Stone, .. . 6. John White, 7. Win P. Thoinatton, . . . 8. Garret Davit, . > .1 9 Richard French, .. . 10. J. W. Tibbatta. Tennessee. 1. Andrew Johnson, ... 3. Will T- Stater, ?. Julius W Blackwell, 4. Alvan Orrtlnm, ?. George W. Jones, .? . #. Aaron V Brown, . . . 7. David W Dickinson, ... 8. Joseph II. Peyton, . . . 9. Cave Johnson, .. . 10. John B. <Athe, . . ? 11. MiUon Bruin. . . . Indiana. 1. Robert Dale Owen, 3. Thomaa J. Henley, .. . 8. Thomas Smith, .. . 4. Caleb B. Smith, . . . 5. William J. Brown, fl. Jehn W. Davis, .. . 7. Joseph A Wright, ... 8 Johu Pettit, ... 9 Samuel C Sample, ? ... 10. Andrew Kennedy. . , . Illinois. I. Robert Smith, Robert Smith, 3. John A. MeClemand, John A McCleroand, 3. Orlando B. Ficklin, Orlando B Ficklin, 4 J. Wentworth, John Wentworth, 5. Stephen A. Douglass, Stephen A. Douglass, 6. Joseph P Hoge, Joseph P. Hoge, 7. John J. Hardin, E D. Baker. Missouai. Gustavus M. Bower, Sterling Price, James B. Bowlin, James B. Bowlin, James M. Hughes, John 8 Phelps, John Jameson, Leonard H. Sims, (soft) James H. Relfe. James H. Rel/e. Arkansas. Edward A. Cross. * Archibald Yall. Michigan. I.?Robert McClelland, Robert McClelland, 3 Lucius Lyou, John S. Chapman, 3.?James B. Hunt. James B. Hunt Florida. David Levy. ... Wisconsin. Henry Dodge. ... Iowa. Augustus C. Dodge. .. . Whig* in Italict. 79 Whigs in Italia. 47 Democrats in Roman. 143 DemocraU in Roman. 83 Doubtful in Small Caps. 1 Natives in Small Cam. t? Each Member holds olfice for two years. New Hampshire K,lection. [official. 1 , 1844 , 1810? Polk. Clay. Rim. V.B. Har'n. Rockingham 4007 283u '>84 4983 ill} Slrsfforf I #18 1702 310 2014 2366 Brlknap 864 218 2212 1531 Carroll 1816 732 232 2150 1494 Merrimack 3821 158:1 r,28 5050 2754 Hillsborough 4584 3124 675 5031 4086 2070 2558 37 1 2310 3634 SolliTAn 1914 155 1 350 27W 2008 Grafton 4046 2566 631 49t>9 3607 Coo 341 lot 134 1 532 27,160 17,166 4,161 32,801 26,297 Scattering, 30 Polk's inaj. over Clay,... . 9.294 V. B. oyer JIar. 6,'?01 all, 5,095 Aggregate rot* in 1810, 59.093 " " in 1844 v 49,223 Decrease 9.875 The above list comprise, in the rote of 1H44, the returns from the towns of Greenfield and Dorchester, which were rejected by the committee on account of informality, it also comprises in the vote for 1840, rejections of the same nature. Tennessee Klectloti. [official.] Clay. Ea?l Trnnemwe 1S.9K Middle Teanessee 27.039 Wfst Trnarxee 14,005 Total CO.030 59,#17 59,907 Clay's majority, 113 Aggregate rote in 1844 119.937 " " in 1840 (108.680 lncrea?e in fenr years 11,257 A Li4?h r Hoirss in a Blaz*.?A fire took place yesterday about one o'clock, in a bed-room of the house adjoining the Light House, on Sandy Hook, kept by Mr. Barttelson. The sister-in-law of Mr. Bartelson was considerably burnt, her clothes hav? iog taken fire. The contents of the room were entirely consumed. Ht'dson Rivir.?It is said that this river is closed or obstructed as far as Hudson. Il is a sin gular fact, that the canals and river should close at the same time. Arhrst of Robhkre ?Two men, named Henry Sontag and Henry Schilling, passengers in the ship Ca tharine, arrived yesterday from New York, were arrested by otMcer Moses Levy, charged with having atelen from their boarding house In New York, a trunk, containing clothinc and money. The prisoners underwent an exam Inatiornresterdav before the Mayor, and have been com mitted to JaU. Information was received by iettsr that thav had taken passage on board the sbe vs nsaed vessel. ?ChtrUtton CnrUr, JTev 9S. Co art of Common Picas. Before Judge Daly. Nov. M.?Lynch II. WrM ? f'he Jury in thi* ca*e ren dered a verdict lor plauiiitt'six cents damages, and fix cenu ceats. Jilfred Crommtlin vi. Jacob Lafargt ? Slander ?Mary Roger* ?Thu wu an actiou of aluuder, which cteeted some sensation fiom the character ol theoflebce charged. The case wu* opened by Mr. Brady on yeaterday, but no testimony being taken, stood adjourned. A large num ber ol witnesses were subpoenaed. Alter the Jury had sworn to their names, the lollowing was the first witness called to the stand. Ulobuk W. Bnucic, iirnm, examined '?y Mr. Brady ?I resiilo in this city; I am Street Inspector ol tlie Second District and held my appointment aince May ; I was pre sent at the Kourih Ward Court en the iiHh July ; a suit was brought against Mr Laforge, by thu Corporation ; Mr. Bammoni was attorney for the Corporation ; 1 under stood Laforge, on that occniou, to say that Crommelin. who was in Court at thu time, was the man that murdered Mary Rogers, and that he was also taken up for having stolen some clot .ing ; there were about thirteen or four teen persons present at the time ; the Judge collcd to order, and he (Laiorge) repeated it a second time. Cross-examined by Mr. Wilson.?I was standing about three feet from him at the time ; Crouimelm was about ?even feet Irom Laforge at the time ; Mr. Sammoni stood near me at the tuuu , there were others ulso present; I arn sure that he said " that's the man that murdered Mary, Rogers," pointing to Crommelin ; healsosuid, " that's the man that was arrested on suspicion of having murdered Mary Rogers 1 am positive he spoke both time* ; charging the plaiutitl with having stolen clothing ; the first charge was made in relation to the murder ol Mary ltogeri ; and the second was in relation to the clothing ; I was a witness against him on that occasion ; iiiit was brought against Lalbrgu lor a nuisance ; my recollection has always been distil.ol as to Lnlorge'a having charged Crommelin with having committed the murder: 1 was called upon some time afterward*, about six week* ago, by Mr. Crommelin, who asked me if 1 recollected what Laforge had said in Court ; 1 told him 1 did recolltct; Mr. Crommelin was examined a* a witness on that occasion, against Lafoige ; I am a Street Inspector j Laforge Is a truckman. Jamki R. Osdnkv, examined by Mr. Brady?I am a street Inspector; 1 wax present at the trial in July; I heard Laforge say that Crommelin had murdered Mary C. Ro gers; lal*o heard him *ay that there was a trunk stolen and that Crommelin had stolen it; be added also on that occasion that Crommelin had been arrested lor it. Cross-examined by Mr. Wilson?I wa* sitting nigh Mr. Laforge at the time; I heard perfectly plain what liu said at the time; he said that in regard to the murder of Mary Roger*, thut Crommelin had been engaged in it as an ac cessory,** I understood him to say; he did not actually use the word "aceessory," but tliat wus the meaning 1 understood from what he bad uttered at the time: 1 do not recollect the exact words; but 1 distinctly recollect the meaning at the time, according to the impression produc ed upon my mind at the time. Mr. Wil*on? I wi*h to ask this witness if there was not suspicion abronrt ?? to Mr. Cmnankiii'a being con cerned in the murder of Mary Rogers f Mr. Bbadv objected. AuoLrii Noltkknf.ykr-I know the defendant; I saw him in Broome street, opposite Mr Crommelin'? home on ?iftth July; I heurd him say to his own (Lalorge's) wife, It is better lor him to bring home the old clothes." Mr. Wilson?I object to thi* testimony. Mr. Bbadv?I submit we are entitled to it* admiision. Mr. Wilson?it is not charged in the declaration. Mr. Brad*?'Though not expressly charged, it shows the animue, and must be considered part ot the ree net!a. Cross examined by Mr. Wilson?I am positive he said "old clothes I was in his oltice at the time ; I know Mr Crommelin very well; be is not married; 1 boarded with him for abcut 8 month* ; he boarded also with Mr*. Ro gers, the mother ot Maiy Rogers ; tin re is no b?d in hi* oltice ; the hou*e he resided m is a two story house. Direct resumed to Mr. Buadv?He kept house* and had property. Thomas Nash examined by Mr. Bbadv? I lire at the corner of Allen and Delancy street* ; 1 remember the time of the suit; I have heard Mr. Laforge talk about the af lair in court ; lie also received a letter from Crommelin, concerning what he had said in court, and ihowed me the letter. Laforge said he could prcve what he said; he said he could prove it by the papers and by one or two \ men who saw it in the pupers ; he also *aid he could j prove about the stolen clothes, an 1 that he wanted to give the judge an inaight into hi* character ; I wu hi* man, in ' hit employment ut the time ; there wa* a man bv at the I time ; lie laid he was indicated in Mary Rogers' murder. Mr. Wilson?Wa* it indicated or Imnlictued ? Witnksi?I understood it indicated. (Roars of laugh ter ) I Mr. Wilson?What did you understand by indicated ? Witnkm?That he had hi* hand in the murder.? (Laughter) I am not a* learned as other folks, to be jure, but 1 know what I mean. I Mr. W njon?What did he say, hi* exact words? Witneii- He *aid he saw it, and could prove by the papers and one or two men that he told in Court that Crommelin had ulso taken a trunk, and the Judge hushed him up. (Laughter) Lilorge and myself do uot speak We had the conversation alone It wa* not confi lential. Mr. Bbaiiv here put iu the following letter, dated *J Ith July, 1644, addressed from plaintiff to defendant from No. 13 Pine streot:? 8ib,? This morning you made a charge against my character before Wm Sterling, ?*q., Special Justice of the City and County of New York, wnich waa lor to injute my repu tation. The precise word* you used the witnesses vary in. Therefore, suppoiing you to be a man who can substan tiate your assertions, 1 presume you wlU not hesitate to put them on paper, and return the lame to me. With due respect, A. CROMMELIN. To Ma. Jacob Lafokuk, 16 Broome street. The prosecution here rested. DariNCK. Mr. Wilson opened for the defence. He said ho wa* glad thi* ca*e was brought forward The niit wa* Brought for the purpose ot mulcting the defendant, who i* a passionate man, in heavy damage* to e*tabli*h the [ reputation of the plaintiff. Mr. W. in thu courae of his statement, went an to sty that he would be able to show justltiiition for the alleged ilander, by proof of the fact | of arrcit for the charge contained in the declaration, and produced l'orlkat purpose the following witness .? IsiACCocxtrAiR, iwor.i, examined Djr Mr. Wilson.?I am a police officer; I arrested Mr. Crommelin on the charge . , Mr Bbadv.?Stop awhile. What do you mean to prove by this witness ? Mr. Wilson ?The fact of Mr. Crommelin having been arretted on the charge a* alleged. Mr. Bbadv.?You can't introduce such testimony. Mr. Wilson ?I am entitled to introduce it by the Eng. liih law*. Coobt.?Not bv our law*. Mr. Wilson.?I am aware that I can't nut in n plea of |unification, to the extent that would oblige me tochurge the nctual committal of the murder. I would not lie *uch t fool a* that, altogether ; but I um entitled to introduce what will bear directly upon the case, and show by this witness that he wa* actuully airested. Mr. Bbadv ? You have no right to introduce such t< ali mony. Even a newspaper, on taking up n mere >t parte statement, and not reporting the same in full and giving the leading facts, could be held liable. Mr Wilson.?I contend that I am entitled fo prove the Justification by shewing the fact of the arreit. I Coitbt.?The lact of the arre*t, or any moh charge, does not justify the utterance of a slander. Mr Wilson cited 8 Wendell in support of hi* position, and read the letter of Mr. Crommelin, showing the ad million, by the plaintiff, that the witnesses varied in their statements as to the express words The variation in the to timony, at to the fact of whether defendant had said in Court that Crommelin waa "actually engaged" in the murder, or that be had been "arretted nn the charge," entitled him to put in the fact of the arrest, on the charge at juitification. I Court?We are bound to go according to the interpre tation of thewitneti, showing the tine Import and mean ing of the word* used, which have beeu distinctly pro ven by the first witnes* Mr Wilson?I do not mean to introduce such testimo ny in justification, hut in mitigation of damage*. Kj?initiation rttumi d? Did you ever call upon him of ficially duriug that investigation' A?I did. Q?More than once? A?Yes, sir. Ruled out by the Court?Mr. Wilson having taken ex cept ioni. il-Did you not have Mr. Crommelin in cuitody levo. raldaysf Ruled out by the Court, and defence except ed. witness withdrew. Juimik Stkrmnu sworn and examined bv Mr Wm.?on ? I am one of the justices in New York, end I wax in July last; I recollect a case tried in filly latt,in which the Corporation was plaintiff, and that the plaintiff w in u ft li nes* ; I do not recollect particularly that It wnxthe case alluded to, but it wbj in some case during the inmmer ; does remembers atiit aga'nst Mr Laforge in favor of the Corporation; I do not remember any disturbance during the trial by which butinei* wa* impended. After lome hesitation the witness continued?Recollect that there wa* an Interruption, and that some charge* were made in regard to the murder of Mary Roger* Crntt examined hy Mr. Bbadv?1 try a great variety of Corporation luita. Mr CocarrAiB wa* recalled and examined by Mr. Wii. ion?Did you ever wait ii(on Mr. Crommelin In regard to a trunk of clothing that wa* itolen I Objected to by Basnr. and witness was let aside. Alderman Born called, but not answering, the defence rested. Mr Wilion sum mod up and wa* followed by Mr. Bba dv, who defined the character of slander, dwelling parti cularly on the manner in which ex parte statement* found their way into the newipapeit; be contended that every report furniihod to the ptpei* by the Police Reporters rendered the papers liable in law, Iieing purely ex parte statement*, the truth or untruth of which the partiei had no fair opportunity of atcertaining. and the Journals were therefore liable, aa they reported inch case* at their ritk. . The Cot a i charged strongly in favor of the plaintifl, against whose character r othing had been imt forward to justify the slanderous chaises w Inch had been utteied against him. The law was always most jealous of the truth in all cases, and particularly In caaea of alander ; *nd in the pretent case there was no attempt made to jus tify. The question therefore wu* not to contider whether or not the plaintiff wa* entitled to damagea bat to estimate the amount they should give. After dwelling on the po sition and circunsatsrices of the parties?defendant being * truckman, the Court concluded, and directed the jnry to render a aealed verdict at I'i o'clock this day, when the Court adjourned. Snow at Tit* North.?We are told that enow wu a foot deep in Albany at 10 o'clock on Thnri* day Bifhl. Special Hrulom. Before the Recorder mid Aldermen Winahip uul Hu brouck. Nor. 29.?Irith Row- Three hulking fellows, named Michael Hays, Thomas Hays and Thomas Quinn, were charred with committing a deadly assault on Janes lirhsn, at No. 10 Cherry striet, on Sunday last. Mr Behan, in a strain of great volubility, recited the Particulars of the assault?that one of them first kicked ? r husband in the stomach, and then the three fell upon and beat him, and that then he took the ue, and called upon them in the name of the elate, and on behalf of the people, to quit the house, but that they would'nt do it. llrcoRDKH?Did they beat him badJy 7, shure, they could Yit bate bim worse. Recorder? Well, that will do. Witness ?Shure, and I'm not done yet ; did*nt tkejr take an axe and a brats candlestick, and bate him about the head, und I thought he was ckne kilt. Other witnesses, and Behan himself, who has not yet recovered lrosii the injuries, proved the brutality of the assault. Kor the defence, it was shown that Michael Hays and Quinn interfered after the row commenced, as it was urgad lor the put|>o>e of separating them. Rkcoaosa?This ?> very disgraceful , men like von to be engaged brawling ami fighting on the Sabbath why this wus a nguiar irisb row?the whole of you ought to be convicted, I think. Counsel-But, your Honor, these two only Intar iered to HpgHNa them. Recobdeb?It neeros to he rather a strange way of se parating then,, the two falling upon the man with a sho vel and caudiestick. Thomas, you appear to be the worst, and we send you to the IVnitentiary for three months, and the others for two months each ; we'll see if we cant put a stop to yutir going about bruising people on a Sun day. You'll go for six mouths, if we eaten yon again. Jlssaullinr with Haiti it Musk Melons.? Peter C. Iluck resMing at 14 Caroline street, charged Mrs. Ma tilda lngclboof, a vary pretty little female, having a face radiant with smiles, with a very aggravated assault, by pelting him with rotti n musk melon*. The complain ant was a stout, hearty looking man, and gave his teati mony something in the following style:?" I was aatand ing about the l(Uh of August last, at the corner of Caroline street, opposite the store of Mr*, lngal hoof and her husband, where she kept athrowing out musk melons, and spattered me with mud: 1 was told to look out, when she hove one out of the door, and hit ma right ill the side. 1 said 1*11 make you suffer for th:s, when she called her husband, and they both tackled of me, and the hit me a blow in the teeth, and cut me inside the mouth and on the lip. Counsel?Sho tluew out these melons, did she 7 Witness?Yes, the did. Counsel?And do yen mean to swear that one of them struck you on the side 7 Witness?Yes, I do. Counsel? Pray what do mean by tackling you I You say they both tackled you, \Vitnvis?Wby, I'll tell you what I mean?they used bad words. TIwm tkat will do ; we find yOU guilty Mam, but suspend judgment. Counsel?Oh, your Honor, but we object to that, we want the whole of this case to come out. Recohukh?But the man swears that she struck him in the mouth. Counsel?Yes, your Honor, but we'll Recohijer? W< 'II suspend judgment, you can go ma dam, liut you must take care not to beat the men. The lady left the Court seemingly highly tickled with the whole uffuir. The Female und the Saw ? Ann Davis, a lady apparent ly ol acemiiti age, dresoed iri a fashionable striped mus lin dress, bl'ie V cloth clonk, straw hat trimmed with rainbow tinted lilibons, and having a long black vtii drawn tightly over, a w hite cambric handkerchief, which partially concealed her face, was charged by Mr. Lucaa K. Hough, with stealing a small saw, worth only a trifle. A. witness also testified that he saw her with the aaw in her hand in the More while Mr. Hough waa engaged aeil ing. and after asking the book keeper the price, she han dled the handle ol the saw a good deal, ana finally put it under her cloak, where it wus found before she (alt the store. Tbbhunk.?She went to the book-keeper and asked the price, did'nt she ? Witness.?Yen, she did. Terhune.?Well now, if your Honor please, thia is a very simi le case?no doubt she meant to buy this saw. Recobder ? She had better have paid for it then, be fore she concealed it under her cloak. Terhonk,?But, your Honour, let us state thecaae? Fhn had this saw in her hand, and I presume that she had the same clonk on that she has now, and it accidentally slipped round and covered it; quite unintentional on her part, 1 have no doubt. ItrcoaoER.?Perhaps so ; we'll send her to the City Pri son for one mouth. Mure Hi ass than lloiutty ? Racl el Lawrence, a strap ping feminine negro, carelully carrying a market basket on her arm, was charged with stealiug a large brass kettle. It was found in her possession. Hecorhkr.?What have you got to say, Rachel 1 Prisoner.?Well, I got riot much to say, 'cept she took it from me, that's true?I dontdeny it Rf.corder.?Where did you get the brass kettle 7 Prisoner.?I stole it?I dontdeny it. Recorder.?How long is it since you were in Um Penitentiary ! Prisoni*.?Well, I exported it. Recorder.?How long is it since you were there 7 Prisoner.?! dor't know how many years or how many months it was. Recorder.?We'il send you back there for lis month*. Prisoner.?Thank'ee?I exacted it. Jin Jlmnli'timution Cate ?Melancholy Spectacle.?Eli IB Crosby, u wretched remnant of a once splendid woman, waa charged by Joseph Robinson, a negro, with stealing from bim seve ral handkerchiefs, pillow cases, ftc. Tha fellow reluctantly acknowledged that the girl had been living with him for some timu past as hi* wife. Recoup** - This is r shocking ense-that you, a young woman, should have so degraded yourself as to liva with a colored man?whot can you think of yourself 7 I'risonkr (deeply affected).?It's the drat crime I aver committed?he took advantage of me when I was drunk, and when I came to mysolf 1 found that I was in that situ ution, and felt so degraded that I wus ashamed to go back to my own sex, and I stail witb him through shame?but it is the first crime I ever committed. Recorder?Weil, you can go j and don't let tu lee you again. If ALL AND WINTER ARR ANUEMKNT. NEWARK AND NEIV YORK. FARE ONLY U| CENTS. TMKJ NEW AN1J SWIFT STEAMJOR RAINBOW, captain john omrt. ON and after September 10th will ru daily, ?a* follnwi (SuntUya included) Naw _ .ark, foot of Centre atreef, I o'clock A. M.? Lmvfl New Vork, foot of Barclay atreet, 1 ?'clock P. M. ?|H rrc rLKASANT AND CHEAT EXCURSION*. HUMMER Jt(iRANGKMKNT. <KW BRIGHTON, PORT RICHMOND. (STATKN IMI-AND,) AND NEW VOHK KERRY. from Pier No. I, North River, loot of Battxry Place. The Steamboat CINDERELLA, wull r^a oa 'follow*. Daily, from May Mth to Oclobor lat, 1141 '?Ibarra New York at Sand U o'cloca, \. M7. at ?X, ?aiidi P.M. Port ISdiunoart, at 20 inmates to I, and 10 miantaa to 0 A. M.? M I, 4S iml CH P. M. ^ Leava New llnghiou a) I and 10 A.M.; at U(iiaa4 7K un Sunday?Lenyei Now York, at 9 and II A. M.; at S, 6 and t P. M. Leavn* I'ort Uidhmoad, at 30 in id a lea to I and 10 A.M: .t I. i and 7 4. V. M. Srrvr York. May'll. 114 myII lm*w FOR ALBANY-HOUR CHANGED.? The steamboat* KNICKERBOCKER and ROCHESTER will, on and after Saturday, November v.i.l, leave, for Albany at i o'clock instead of ft aa heretofore. n30 6t PEOPLE'S LINE OF STEAMBOATS H>K ALBANY. DAILY, Sanday* eiceptrd?1Through direct, 'at i r. M , from he Scram boat Pier betweea . JJoorthaw and Liberty, street*. The Stenralioat KNICKERBOCKER. ( nftam A. P. Sc. John, Monday, Wrslaeaday an<l Friday Evenings at 5 o'clock. The Sk-iiii'ko#! UOCIIESTER. Captain A. Iloughtoa, on t'ueaday, Tliarsoay aa<l Saturday Evenings, at 5 o'clock. from Use loot of Barclay street. At Five o'clock. P. .V.~Landing*t Intermedial* I'lacr*. Tim Steamboat NORTH AMERICA, Cartam R O. Crat temleu, Monday, Wednesday, and kriday Afternoons, Ui o' clock. i li? St-amboat COLUMBIA, Certain William H. Peck, Tnraday, Thursday tnd " umday Afternoons. at i o'clock. Passenger* taking ?i(l'?r of 'he above linea will arrir* in Albany in ample <ii*e to take the Monnni Train* of Can for ill' rait or wrat. 11i? boat* are new and sabsuntial. are fiur aisiwd with new ami negant stale rooms, and : for spaad and ao eomniotlatioaa, an ?nrsv*lled on ihe I liaison. All penoa* are fotfeld trailing any of tha knot! ot ilk line, wuhoat an ortcr Iron the I aptaui. Fur i>u?r or freight, apply on board, or to F. C. Schalts, at the Office on il>e wharf. nttre NEW STEAMBOAT LINE FOR BALTIMORE Via Daw wa a* ail) CHr.etrgAKg Canal. FARE REDUCED TO ONE DOLLAR It FiFTY CTS. The only real Oppnaition Line betwoen Philadelphia and nalrimoie, leave* the firat _JKJK.I'.er below 'heanat atreet every morning, (e? Sminais) at half raat 7 o'clock. MT the aplendid steam POKTHVIOWTH, Captain J. Devoa, to Delaware City ; ihenoe U miles through the Canal to Chai*|*ake City, to first rate Packet Hi in, and thence by lh* Siesmer OSIhR ('apt J. D. Tnrner. " MARYLAND, Capt L. O. Taylor. And arrive at Baltimore early the same morniuK Th<- public are assured that (notwithstindiag ih? falae report* in circulation, of this line having ato|'i?-d) it in, and will bo continued, and noeiertion will lie ipared to giv* comfort and J to paaarngeu. l'lie ogly clmnge tbat haa bern made ia that 11. T. Ret t ia no longer Ageal for thn Line. Look out for impoaition. The " 1'ioneer Line" ia ran by tlie Railroad Cominuiy 'a Agent, for the pnrpoie of putting lown the tegular opposition. If you wiah to keep tha far* ro 'Inceil from It to $1.60. ko by the iiMiner I'orUmoulh, and no other. The acrommoiUtiona by thia Line ara warraiiled to bo ?jnal to nay on llw* river. . _ , .... ... Paaariigera for Newraith- anil Salmi will take thia Lib* froai lowaraide of Cheannt atrr?t. l-?? *1 canta. Aiply to MORRIS UI/LKMAN, Agent, or to JAM>:S HANl). M South wharr?a. N. B.?There are two Daily Linea of Slue* between Balti more .mil Waahiafton City, at a fare ot tl making the whole fir?- from I hiladelpfcia to Waahiuirtiio City, by tht* route, only $.1 alt tw* m VuK BATH, GARDINER AND |T\LL0WtLL. l'lie new etearner PENOB N. Kimliall, leave* the end of' SESBQitoevery Taeaday and isset'^si^rsn ixc!ock. Siaga* will be ia readiaaa* ta hat arrival at lb akova 0>?ea. to roarer paaeeneert to the aeighhonaa tnwaa ^ JERSEY CITY FLOATINO DO* K.-Thiaaaw FW uiJ improved Dock ha* commrnced opeiation. Cap Kpi.iiua mid owueri of yeaarla are mt iteil to call and ja il, and they will at oaca are tbat it ia aa well adapted rot aiaing and lepairing veaaela aa any Dock now in ?p<r*tkmp I'here i> alao attached to thia Dork, Blackamiih*, Mii|>-aai|MI rrf, (>anlkeri and Paiater*. All work doa* ia "W ?0*t??pa ?SBSSr mU ?tuLAuaaue.

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