Newspaper of The New York Herald, December 12, 1844, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated December 12, 1844 Page 2
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NttW VOUK HEKALU. N?w York., Thurmtuy, Uwcmlxr 19, 1K44. Thuikiglvlii| Do jr. This day will be observed ta this city aa a day of thuuksgiviug, in < bedience to the following Pi oclamatlon, Mkok'i Orricc, ) Nd# York, D c 6 1941 j In cxn.'lianoe with ? re?oluuon of ihe Coiumou < uun oil, ia tu!fl!mdiit, m ftr as in mi lies, ol ihe reeomm uri* tioa of m* tic?ili>ncy ihe liv-rnor of our State and ia MOcoid met ba'ii wi'h ncient custom aart ay own IhW ^ng< I Jo hereby in vite I ho citiz-io* of <be cry ?f New Yo k to observe rntirsaay, the twelfth day ol Decern bar, 11?-tint 4 d ty coniecrated to prayr, praise and thanksgiving forth* nil liberies Messing* bestowed upon th-m by the gracious and bvntlcrnt Ruler of heaven anl earth. Tue merciful dispensations of Uxl have not bcdn wi hhfll Irom a* during the past year Prosperity has attended the indu-try of the people; we hare en joyed pa^oe, exemption from hostilities without, and from riot aud commotion within the limits ?f our city ; th? se curity ol lite and property has not often been invaded ; our social and religious privileges have been undiminish ed .in I undisturb-'d ; no fearful epidemio has spread death or al irm among U), and a happy progress has been made in every rffirt to r claim from vice, to reform evil habits, to provide raoretffl'.ie <tiy f>r the relief ol misfortune, an I to extend ths purify ing liifliMooaa of religion and i ? prcep's (a common wi'h the nation, of whioh we form a part, we have been eminent y favored; and It should be our inclination, as it <s our <iuty. to proclaim our thankful nes* by p.averand pr*isH,at the 'ooUtool of Him to whom ??on ail 'hst we twvein this life, and all that we hop* lor In the life to noma. With our sup^licati ns and thanksgivings we may w< U mmgl-- a tem,>?rat? and rational enjoyment ol social pi'-ature, of wnioh 1 t us partake with grateful bea<t?, . and wvith a km I remembrance ot those whose shivering limb* it may bd in oar power to warm, and in whose ho soms w- m ly bi abia to im ilaat a degree of happiness by con'rib tting of our superabundance to the relief ol their pressing necessities In witness whereof I have hereunto subscribed ray name, and causa.1 theseal ol Mayoralty, of tbe [l.s] city of New Yoak 11 ha attixed, the day and year flut above written. JAMES HARPER. Let all, then, unite in thanking Heaven for tbe innumerable blessings we enjoy?for the return of the seasons?for the good crops?for the national prosperity?for increasing wealth?for every thing else. Whether we are to return thanks lor the prospect oi a war with Mexico, and the difficulties in South Carolina, we will see hereafter. Oar Foreign Relations. The intelligence of the present critical position of our relations with Mexico, as disclosed by the correspondence of the two governments, has fallen upon the community with an apparent calm and insensibility, that by no means represent the exact condition of the public mind. The journalsof both have vety generally published the whole ol the correspondence, commencing with that which was first published in the Herald; but they seem to avoid the subject?to be alarmed at the prospect, aud to shrink from the very discussion of the portending position which Ihe two countries at present occupy, with respect to each other, at this moment. The mysterious calmness of the public mind, we are persuaded, only resembles the pauae in ihe hurricane?a preface io a more furious and widespread onset of the ele.nenUry war than we have yet witnessed. Tie same significant calmness which we find in ?he puilic mind, and in the newspaper ptese, marks also tne course of affairs at Washington. St itesmen and politicians?merchants and editors? all classes, seem to be awaiting with breathless anxiety the nert arrival from Mexico in order to ascertain in what position the country may be pi iced during the next few months or the next quarter of a cen urjr. We have, indeed, reached a cria'g in our foreign rel.tions, not only with the republics ot this continent,but with the eld govern nieiits I.f Europe; for this question of annexation will yet bring ua iuto more immediate and com miug ing coi fl tl with ihe policy of the old monar ch cu government* ?f Europe, than nny other event * hicn lias taken place in our pan1 history. 3 . t r ?* pn lie opinion has been developed on t V character of the rtCe0I,.malic correspond ??tice, there i p .re to be a diepo?uion in the or gt'?* an I leaders of both the great parfieato find Cius- Ol complaint in the diplomacy of Mi. Cal houn and the American Minister at Mexico, in. cludi-g-Mr Tyler himself. A small portion of ihe press and the people attached 'o the fortunes of the present administration, only indicate an approval of these recent diplomatic doings, which are more im portant than any we recollect to have seen or htard of for many yean past. Objection. ar? made to Mr. Calhoun's conduct?to his letters?to hia ar guments-to hia principles? and to the whole char acter of his diplomacy. The same objections are urged with greater violence and greater disregard u'T TiU" Mr" Sr,annon,? correspondence with the Mexican minister; and all these indica tions seem to show that a most violent and bitter opposition is preparing in the commercial cities of the Atlantic ooast, stimulated partly by commer cial reasons, to the fu ure prosecution of the diplo matic policy which has been now partially dis closed. We are in tbe commencement of a more violent internal contest than any we have yet seen in this land, involving our foreign relations, and far outstripping in its intensity and bitterness any thing that has ever been brought about by a dis cussion of any mere politico-economical question Bach as the tariff, bank, as any thing else. One thing strikes us as being certain to grow out of this extraordinary position ol things, and the peculiar position of the diplomacy of the pre Ka! ,^Crftary of S,ate- T"e British government and the riritish presi will not omit seizing the pre aent opportunity to declare a moral war-a bitter moral w8r against the conduct of this countrj and the policy of its government, on account of the reasons and arguments set forth by Mr. Calhoun in vindication of the annexation of Texas. If this war of opinion were the only result likely to be produced, it were of comparatively little moment ? bu there is every probability that this question will ev ntuate in something more important than a mere moral war-a d.scusiion of abstract principles At all events, the United States government is now placed in such a position, as regards the annexation question, ar,d our relations with Mexice, and with European nations generally that will demand the support and countenance of whole American people. Mr. Calhoun's diplo matic policy, and also that of Mr. Shannon might I have been more courteous, or, rather, more hypo critical, than they have been, but these gentlemen have discarded all the usual plausibilities of di plomacy and have spoken their minda manfully and fearlessly on the whole questions at issue. It remains for the people of this country, after de-1 liberately weighing the matter and the position in which these diplomatists have placed our relations to decide whether they will, in this great business,'! act on the principle on which their insti tutions and prosperity are founded, that is whether they will "go a-head." or whether they will recede and take tbe contempt and disgrace of the whole civilized world This subject is just opening, and we are only in the com mei.cem-uiof an im.Kirtant crisis in our history. It ia well, iheii, io be cautious, and carefully to consider every progressive step. Thk Excitkmknt in Soaru Cabouna. W? have published several piece* of intelligence show. j?g the position of tiie excitement in South Caro lina, relative to an agency seat out there from the wiih ,o dust and w? P"Pm m4ke d de*' Of dust and noise about it, but we don't thiak it amounts to much. These journal, create this fuss about a trivial affair in order to avoid the deeper an- ,n?re difficult excitement .hat i, growing ?t of the Mexican question. That is the great ques tion winch wnUwaliowup .11 minor ones in this couutr>. for it w bound up wuh the progress ,.,os pemy, ti.d independence ol the republic for age. to come. * 8 U" J U " ",d M^yor Harper is girin* lotrhi and quadrille parties in the Oovarnor's Room in tbe City Hall Thi, is probably one of Ui? promised ?* rtf? Highly Important prom Washingtone refer our readers to the intelligence trom Washing 1 ton under onr postscript head. It would nppear that ihe Chinese treaty, negotiated by Mr. Crush ing, is already before the Senate and must be sown settled oue way or the wiher As eome portions ol ihe treaty have been promulgated, we ahall eu deuvor to procure a copy as soon as possible, by Mime means or other, and publish it to the world. This is, indeed, oue of the most important com mercial movements ever attempted in this couutry, and we cannot imagiue how any opposition can be > ff-red to it :n any quarter The intelligence communicated in our corres pondence, relative to the sentiments of Great Britain with regard to the Texas question, is also very important. It is the belief of our Govern ment that, under all the circumstances, no diffi culty with England is likely to grow out ot this question. It is more likely that the Oregon allair will produce difficulty. Neither is it supposed that Mexico will declare war, 01 go to war, or do any thing but blus er and make noise. Santa Anna, it is thought, has quite enough work m his hands at this time,and sufficient internal opposition to his im perial purposes?for such they arc?to occupy him. At a'l events, things are in a very unsettled state as regards our foreign relations. Attack on Recorder Tallmadge.?A most fu rious attack on the Recorder ol the city appears in the Morning A'ewt of yesterday.^ The ostensible pretext for this assault on the character aud fidelity tf Mr. Tallmadge, is the alleged tact, that he dis charged a thief, oue George Fisher, on" straw bail," and a terrible outburst of rather grandilo quent indignation is poured forth on the occasion. The most amusing part of the matter is, that in all probability, the article was written by some indi vidual who is attached to the A'em in an humble capacity, against whom a criminal indictment has recently been lound. Recor der Tallmadge has his weaknesses, like every other man?he is not infallible any more than others?and though we know the system of bail ing which prevails in all our inlerior Courts to be very detective, and, iudeed, iniquitous, yet we must say that the Recorder has been an excellent Judge?a lair, honorable, and high-minded man in office. It has a great many enemies and rivals, and many abuse him who would no doubt like very well to have his place. Very likely there may be some such motives mixed up with this attack, at least on the part of those who permitted its inser tion. City Reform ?A very interesting movement for city reform Las made its appearance in the Ninth, Eighth and Seventeenth Wards. This isaltogether different from, and is much more promising than any of the political movements we have seen in this city for a long time past. It has a degree of liberality and purity ol character, which at once commend it to the regard of all honest aud intelli gent minds. It is very different from that which was commenced about a year Bgo, but was mixed up with a violent partizan feeling, attacks on a par ticular religion, and intolerant abuse of certain classes of the community, so that it did not and could not come to any good. If we are ever to have a good government in this city, we must go to work purely and honestly, re gardless of anything but reform, and without al lowing the movement to be entangled by any sec tarian or partizan feelings or purposes. ThuB far the democrats have been at the head of this new movement. But we think that if the whigs would srt about re organizing themselves solely and singly for city reform and a purification of the ballot boxes, they would have the best chance of suc ceeding. Neit spring, there will probably be three paruea in the fi.-k?democrats, whige, and "na- j lives," or f ilae r? formers. Now is the time for the . citiZ'ns ot New York, who realty desire good, pure and efficient municipal government, to unite ; for the attainment ot that great object. We will ; support any party that goes honestly lorciiy reform, be they whig, democratic, "native," "foreigner," or any thing else. But it is clear that we most have some change. The Religious Discussion ?Theological con troversy is now all the rage in this city. Bishop Hughes, Dr. Pise, Dr. Potts, and others? giants?are all in the field. This may be regarded as the opening of the " seventh seal" spoken of by the Apostle John, in the revelation given to him on the Isle of Patmos, and is no doubt the imroduction of the Millennium. By means of these discussion", sectarian differences will be melted down, and all the churches will unite in fraternal and holy em braces ot love and universal charily. The discussion is only beginning Pise and Potts are just firing the first volleys, from a distance and a little roundabout, like the discharges from the Irishman's gun, that was made for shooting round corners. Bat, by and by, we will be in the full heat of the battle. We will give full and faithful reports of the whole conflict, which is the precursor of that brilliant period in eternity which has been called the Millennium. New Species or Libel ?One of our corres pondents staled some time since that Mr. Barrett, the Collector of New Orleans, had voted the Clay i ticket. Mr. Tyler's organ in that city declares this j to be an atrocious "libel." This is certainly a funny ( idea, worthy of a Tyler organ The cream of the | joke is that Mr. Barrett himself comes out and de- , clares that he voted for Mr Polk, and not for Mr. j Clay. Well, really, after all, we cannot see how i voting for Mr. Clay, even in his fall, can be made j out to be such a terrible delinquency that to accuse a man of doing bo is an atrocious "libel." Literary Intelligence.?We understand that a grand complimentary festival, of the nature of a "benefit," is about to be got up by a certain por tion of the literati of this city, for General George P. Morris, th? great song writer of the United States, and, we may say, ol the. world, during the present century. It is sometime pince we have had any complimentary benefits, tor in consequence of their being too frequently brought forward they are apt to run into the "sear and yellow leaf." But after a fast for a long time we are now promised this most superb occasion, on which, probably, all the artists in this country will meet and make it the most splendid thing of the kind that ever took place at the Paik Theatre, the place selected as the scene of the festival. Mr. Morris has probably writteu more songs than . any other writer in this country, and whatever . their quality may be, he is placed by his friends in the position of the Burns of America, or the Beran ger of America ; and as all song-writers are not al ways the most fortunate people in the world, it is ; occasionally necessary to help them through this ' sublunary scene, and forward them in the soltest conveyance to the highest niche of immortali y and comfort. In a lew dnys we will be prepared with all the arrangements for this great occasion, and will an nounce them to the public. In the meantime, it would not be amiss to suggest that a number of other complimentary bent fits of the same kind, 1 might very properly be got up in these timet?that is to say if they are profitable. They would^ not be sneezed at by a number of artists, writers, poets and unthors of the present day. We do not see what harm there would be in a complimentary benefit to Mr. Willis himself?he certainly de serves it as much as any one. Even if they were to get up a coinp'tmentary benefit for the assistants of the " Evening Mirrorwe do not think it would be refused Ole Bull?This distinguished artist has taken Falr..o'? Opera House for a concert o*. Wednesday next He will on this occa^on play some ot his most recent compositions. During his late visit to Boston he was pre-eminently succcs?lnl Genius like his never loses, but is elways increasing the ( number* of its admirers "Bolting" Dinner and the OM*a?The uu civilized haute with which Americans bolt their meals has passed into a proverb, after affording abundant mirth to European travellers and critics. It is, in truth, a ludicrous sight to see a parcel ot hungry Americans at the dinner table. Heaven help their innocent stomachs for any knowledge ol the sublimit science of cookery ! "All is fish that comes into their net"?every thing is " first rate' that can be easily swallowed and quickly disposed of. The agonizing labors of the most eminent gastronome in Paris would be ingloiiously lost upon them. The calm and exquisite delights of dignified dining they know not of; and that delicious dilUtantiim in the harmony of flavors, which creates a corresponding harmony and be nignity of feeling, aud makes epicurism a virtue, is to them a lobt grace, an inaccessible endowment. It has struck us that the same remark is particu larly true in regard to our national enjoyment of music. We hurry to the opera as if life depended on our speed; we bustle about to obtuin the most eligible seats for the display of our gaudy finery; we drum an acoompaniment of restless annoyance to ourselves and every body else during the entire performance; and then rush hom? at the same railroad Fpeed with which we went, thoroughly bored and disgusted. Another peculiarity ot American opera going is, that we can never bear to hear the same opera more than once, however grand or magnificent it may be, or however intricate aud diversified the melodies?impossible to be even separated or in dividualized t>y the nicest ear, at a single hearing But our"codfi<h aristocracy,"demand asuccessiou of "novelties " So true it in that the soul which un derstands nothing is satisfied with nothing! To the appreciative spirit, music is a divine voice that penetrates to the inmost sense, with a thrill of most extatic pleasure, and a great opera is a kind of ex alted romance, in whose bewitching times the soul delights to linger and lose itself?a world of ever-shifting and ever-beautiful pictures which the divine voice of harmony endows with life, aud thought, and passion. We remember to have listened to this very opera of Cenerentola?perhaps the very flower of Ros sini's lavish genius?thirty nights in succession : and we can conscientiously assert thatthe wierd ?nd mystic meanings of its witching melody, as they fell from the impassioned lips ofGrisi, spoke to us more eloquently on the last night than r.n the first; and as, for the thirtieth time, the queen of song rose from the mortal to the pythoness, and bunt into the heart-thrilling strains of Non piu meita ! we felt as if we could have sat still and listened forever! The tragmentary and heterogeneous ollapodrida of " Cinderella" is quite familiar to us in this coun try ; but the Cenerentola has never, before the pre sent season, been performed here, except by Mali bran, who plaved it eleven times, about fifteen years ago, and Fanti, (of the Montressor troupe,) who sang the part on several occasions. The opera of Cenerentola, like the Barber ot Se ville, and Rossini's other best works, is peculiar for the great range of characters introduced and the completeness with which each is wrought up. The principal personage, however, both in regard to the musical part und the dramatic interest, is La Ctnertntola herself. The composer seems to have here fairly revelled in the gorgeous and many colored inspirations of his glorious gemue. On the whole there is no opera extant that leaves so many brilliant remembrances in the heart as Cenerento la. The performances of this beautiful piece by the present company is very respectable, and de serves some notice in detail. Immediately after the overture, which, by the way, was never better played in this country, a young gentleman with sundy moustache and curly lockf, nepped before the curtain, and introduced a briel recitativo, to the effect that Miss Mose, who was to play Clorinda, had refused to appear, " be cause her name was not announced in the bills i?. as big type as that of Signora Pico!" (Large vico type, we suppose ) He added:?But Mrs. Phillips had been induced te sustain the character, aud threw herself on the indu genceof the house- (*nd very well Bhe suug too, much better than the indig nant Miss Moss, whose head has probably been turned by a silly critic in the Morning JS'tws) This announcement being got along witii verv good humoredly, the curtain went up, and Madame sang with a steady, clear, and deep voice,accompanied with much archness of action and expre^ion, the celrbrated " una v<Ata c'tra u? He " K was well doue, and exhibited a voice ? f-fiue quality, splendid accuracy, und per fectly uudei control. As the opera proceeded our opinion was strrii&tht ned 111 these particulars, and we slso l<.und that her emb llixhments were intro duced in excellent taste, and executed smoothly and without tflort. Her "// mio cor" was well (;iven and loudly applauded ; as were also the duett ollowing, with Autognint, (una groxin.) and the story of her situation in her lather's t. mily. The exquisite g?m, ",1**' ora, un ora tola;" was sung with thrilling effect. .... Tontasi, spite of every thing, carried the piece and the hear s of the audience with him. He has the most magnificent voice ever heard in this country, with the exception of Fornasari and Sal vatori, and his presence is commanding. His act ing i? somewhat stiff and ungainly, but the golden depths of that rich voice more than repay for all. Sanquirico even improves upon acqutintance He is a ripe scholar in music, and has at perfect commaud all the graces ot his profession. His performance ot the abeurd and ludicrous old Don Magutfico is quite inimitable. The audience was very large and fashionable, although the evening set in with a bitter snow storm, which had drifted by ten o'clock to the depth of several inches. We hope this charming opera will be frequently repeated. Sailor's Homk.?We have received a communi cation fiom several sailors, uttering complaints against this institution and its management. These sailors, who appear to have gone through a good deal of hard service, ought to be treated with kind ness and consideration. We have nothing to say against the " Sailor's Home ;'* we have always looked upon it as one of the most useful institu tions in the country. But if it should be badly managed, and the poor sailor made to suffer, it will very Boon become a nuisance. Sailors suffer suffi ciently at sea, and they do not, therefore, merit to be skinned alive when on shore. The " Sailor's Home was established for their protection, and we hope that it will continue to aflord them all that ij necessary. The Great Footrace on Monday Next.?The entries for the four mile race to come off over the Beacou course, Hoboken, on Monday next, closes this evening at Mr. Smith's, Park Row. Gilder sieve and Greenhalgh, the two principal men, who are entered for the twelve mile race, are in active training, and are said to be in finer condition and doing better than ever they did; with the excep tion of Greenhalgh this last day or two, who is said to have slightly strained his ancle while train ing on Tuesday, but it is generally considered it will not at all affect him by Monday. Gildersleve, it is stated, has reduced his weight since his last race some two or three pounds. Some bets have been made at evens thatthe twelve miles are per formed in seventy minutes; two to one is taken that it is done in sixty-seven minutes. Greenhalgh, ir anything, is the favorite against the field; Jack son is the> favorite in the four mile race; two to one it is not done in twenty-two minutes has been bet to some little extent, during the past three or four days. Fashionable Movements ?Korponay, who has n?w ubo..t three hundred pupils in this city, gives a grand invitation ball at the Minerva Rooms on Friday evening. It will be a superb affair. It is strictly an "invitation Ball," and will be quite rerkrnhe It has created a great sensation amongst the Ihle His ball at the Alhamra on the 27th inst. for the benefit of the Deaf and Dumb Asylum, under the direction of a committee of gentlemen, is the gteat topic (f conversation in the fashionable circles F:a* ? The three story brick building, No. 174 Front street, occupied by Henry Morgan & Co. as i a grocery store, was consumed by fire yester day. It was first observed at four o'clock, and by tt prompt attendance of the fire companies prevent ed from spreading on either side. The stock, which waB not large, was entirely destroyed?but * lull insurance was effected upon it. Some slight damage whs sustained by the buildingj adjoining, yet less than might he expected from tne grea. quantity of wattr used on the occasion. Snow Storm.?One of tha most legitimate ?t snow storms began last evening We (hen had every appearance ot good ^leiglum; for to day. TliiS wintfr t>pens well. Board of Education. This Board met last evening:, Gerard Clark, Erq., President, in the chair. The Bible ?The Committee on Annual Appor tionment made a long report in relation to the opinions entertained by the County Superintend ent on the subject of the introduction of the Bible ia the public schools. The report is a voluminou> document, detailing the views of the committee in relation to the opinions of the County Superintend ent on the subject of the introduction of the Bible in the common schools. The report, after going at length into the question of the views of the Legislature in passing the act of the last session ot the Legislature in May, on this subject, goes on to say, that the views of the County Superintendent on the subject ot thia exclusion of the Bible in the Common Schools was erroneous, and totally at variance with the view* of the Legislature. The report goe* on to aay that in many of the public achoola abusu* existed which demanded a ?peeuy reform. The children in many of the wards wlirre the children were crowded together in amall rooms, and huddled up together with the liee air of heaven alto gether txcluded. The repert compare* the *ystem of crowding up the public schools In some of the warda to the undent mode ot "crowding up the remain*of the dead in the catacomb* of Egypt.'1 The report concluded with a resolution to the eflVct that the Board had no power to iuterlere with the aci of the Legislature, and recom mending at the some time the reiding of the Holy Scrip tu'ef in the public sell >ol?, without reference to any par ticular version of the Holy Scripturea The following resolutions oceompunied the report Resolved, That the Board ot Education has no po ver under the present law to det rmine what book* ahail be uiied in the Puhjic or Ward School* ol this city and coun ty, that power being left entirely in the haad* ot the School Officers aid the Trustee* or Manager* ol the School* and Societiea, who are ant' orized by law to share in the apportionment of the ichool money. lteiolved. That the reading or omission to read a portion of the scripture* at the opening of the school* (unless ac companied by *omo reiigiou* sectarian instruction or the use tf some aectarian book) does not>111*16 this legal claim < f auch school ts a share in this annual apportion ment of the school money. Resolved, That the Board of i Education do hereby re commend to the Truatee* and Manager* of all the schools under their supervision, the reading of a chapter from the Bible, without note or comment, at the commencement of each morning and afternoon session. Thi* resolution not being intended a* a recommendation of any particu lar version of the Holy Scripture* A communication from the Board of Trustee* of the 4th ward, was received, directly charging " falsehood" on the County Superintendent, in relation to that part of n former report of hi*, having reference to the 4th ward sohools. Alio from the Trustees of the sixth ward, of a similar character; and also from the Trustees of some of the other ishools A minority report from the committee above referred, which suitainedth* views of the County Superintendent, was also read. The Chairman read a communicati n from the County Superintendent, asking pe: mission to be heard, before the Board, in explanation. Mr. Rich opposed the application, a* it would open a door that would lead to much annoyance to thi* Board, a* every one who chooie to apply, should then be heard.? He had no objection to their receiving a communication Irom the County Superintendent. Mr Ely was opposed to the views of the opposite gen tleman He moved to lay the reports on the tuble. Mr Skidmork was opt>o?ed to laying the reports on the table, a* it would be unjuit to doao. i, Dr. 8wek.iv oailed the gentleman to order. Mr. Uai.k was of opinion that the Superintendent ought to be heard. He had been heard before, at various times, during the Inst year. An amendment was propoied to print both report*. Mr. Galk opposed the printing of that part of the report which charged the luperintendent with " falsehood." A communication was received from tl.e County 8u Iierintendent explanatory of hi* vinw* and action in re* ation tn the introduction of the Holy 8eripturea in the Ward School*. The communication rcterate* the opi nion* of the County Superintendent on the subject of the already much agitated question of the introduction of the Catholic and Protestant version of the B.ble in the Public Schools, and intimated hi* intention of bringing the mat ter before the Supreme Court. The que*tion on the amendment on printing was taken and lost. The question on laying on the table was then taken up. Alderman liAtE wished to make some remarks in re lation to the report of the 4th ward commissioners. The ('haismapi ruled it out of order. Mr. Weir opposed the reading by the Clerk. The p iper was then read, and the question wss carried Sixth Ward School?A remonstrance was received from the School Officers of the Sixth Ward, in relation to the order of the Board to have the lot ot ground sold, which had been intended lor the site of the school bouse in that locality Mr. moved that it be laid no the table. Thi* remonstrance wa* ordered on file. The Board adjourned. Robbery at Messrs. Rockwell's Jewelry Store, Broadway ?Our readers doubtless recol lect the extensive robbery that took place at the above store some time since, in which it was thought that the notorious English thief, William Hobby, was concerned, and who was apprehended in consequence, but like many others oi the same class, managed to walk out of the Tombs before he took his trial. He was, however, recaptured a tew days since in Brooklyn, and has at length con teased his guilt, (of which there was not a shadow of doubt,) and consented to point out the place where his share of the stolen property was con cealed. Accordingly, on Tuesday, he was placed in a carriage with two of the deputy keepers, and taken to his house in Adams street, Brooklyn, where he procured the key of the house in which he was arrested, and taking the officers into the yard, he pointed out to them the spot, beneath a pile of lumber, where the booty was concealed.? A few minutes' digging brought to light forty-one gold watches, twenty-six silver watches, six silver watch cases and four valuable movements, worth in all about six thousand dollars?which have been restored to the rightful owners, and is said to be more than half of all that was stolen, and if any lenity can be Bhown to a rogue so deep and daring, it ia expected that his voluntary surrender of prop erty which might otherwise have been loBt forever, will induce the court to extend it to him; but it is hoped if such be the case, the clemency will be of a nature to prevent his ever committing any fur ther depredations, in this country at least. Sale of Books.?The sale of the library of the late Hon. Isaac R Jackson, was continued at the Long Room, No. 169 Broadway, last evening at half past 6 o'clock, by Gurley & llill. The cata logue contains upwards ol 1200 lots of works in va rious languages, on religion, law, fine arts, belles lettres, poetry, biography, history, science, and every department of literature. As might be ex pected, there is a vast variety amongBt this exten sive collection, and a fair proportion of scarce aud esteemed wotks. In most instances these bring, if not liberal, pretty fair prices. The following may be taken aa an example :?The worka of Lord Bo lingbroke, London, 1754; 7 vols. 4to. #2.75 per vol. The wotks of Sheffield, Duke of Buckingham, London, 1723; 2 vols. 4to. $1 per vol. The works of K n< Charles I., London, 1735; 1 vol folio, $2 75. The works of James I., in Latin, Frank foit, 1689; 1vol. lolio, 02 The works of Plato, translated by Sydenham & Taylor, London, 1804; 5 vols. 4to. $5 HO per vol. The worka of Seneca, in Latin; 1 vol. folio, #8 25. The works of Aria totle, in Greek and Latin ; 1 vol. 8vo., $2 25. Those of several other standard authors, auch as Pliny the Younger, Sir Win. Temple, Hugo Gro tius, Machiavel, Puflendorf, Sec., did not bring more than half aa much per vol. ; and the bulk of the miscellaneous worka aold too low. A person desirous of making a nice aelection of books for his private library, might do so at little coat by attend ing this sale ; and those who like great bargain?, not being over particular about anything but the price, may also accommodate themaelvea conve niently, aa the chancea of this kind are rare. Cumberland Coal.?This is a species of bitumi nous coal, which haa beep recently introduced.? It \a transported from the minea by railroad and canals to Baltimore, and thence to thia city by water. It ia a beautiful article of fuel?infinitely superior in all respects to the common Knthracite coal. We recently saw it burning in the hotels at Washington, partieularly at Co!eman'a. It ia su perior to any in the world, in point of heat, clean linens and every ether quality. It will rapidly au< persede common anthracite for all domestic pur poses. It is sold at $10 ; cheaper than the Eng hah coal. It is sold at the rear of the Tabernacle. Ole Boll.?This celebrated musician arrived in town yesterday from Boston. Fir* tn Fa a. River ?A tire was discovered in i'ttl river on Thursday morning, in the spint ing room of the Masaasoit Mill*, which at the time threat) ned the destruction ol the very large work* of thi* corpora, tlan, but by the prompt and well directed efforts ol the Gr<> di p in mint, whlcn U exceedingly well organised, It wa* iwuli' ?d to the room whrre It wa* tint discovered The damage aawunl* to ahf tt m4 was Theatrical*, dfe. Mr. Deiupat?r, tha vocali*t, commenced a scries of lee. ture* on 8cottUh song, on Monday evening, at Masonic Hall, Philadelphia. Thesa lectures will, highly interesting to the admirers of Scottish poisy. A young gentleman made his first appearance in the Merchant of Venice. at the National. Boston, on Tuesday At the St. CbarUs theatre, New Orleans, on the 29.b inst. while the hone in training for the play of ' Putnam, was going through his exercise, after taking a leap of se veral feet from platform to platform, which platforms are raised nearly 30 feet from the stage, be missed his footing -tnd fell the whole distance. Mr W J. Smith, the rider, saved himself by seizing hold of some overhanging tim bers, and thus escaped unhurt. The borse received no iijttry. The Ethiopian Sereaaders have been highly successful in Cincinnati. Master Sconcia gives a grand concert this evening, at Concert Hall, Boston. Miss Clarendon ha* postponed her appearance at the Walnut street theatre, Philade'phla, until her return from Baltimore, where the goes on Monday to fulfil a brief en gagement The Harmonaan Family are giving concerts at Salem. Mr. J Sefton took a benefit at the Cheanut street thea tre, Philadelphia, on Monday evening. Dr. Buchanan is In Louisville, lecturing upon his science ol neurology. The Virginia Serenader* are agsin at Masonic Hall, Chesnut street, Philadelphia. Mrs Vernon, the admirable actress to long a favorite at tho Tark theatre, has ariived in New Orleans. She has gone south for the beni fit of her health, having engage ments at the thuati>'S iu both places. Mr. Sunderland'* lectures on pathetism are nightly growing more and more popular iu Providence. There is a great outcry in Baltimore at there being no t ieutre open, or likely to be for tome time. Mrs. Anderson took u benefit at the National theatre, Boston, on Monday evening. Mr. Giles has been highly successful with his lectures in Boston. Mr. Murdoch still continues bis fihakipearian lectures in the same city. General We'ch, of the Circus, Philadelphia, continues to do an excellent business, and produces attractive bills. In Chancery. Befoie the Vice Chancellor. Dec. 10 ? Decisions?John L Lawrence Administrator, x-c vt. JVm. B iAivrence and others?Order thai thi 6th aud 7th exceptions t? the Master's report in respect to the allowances of the 9ih and 11th exceptions to the an swer be allowed, and that all the other exceptions to the report be overruled, and that the report in respect to the allowance of the 4th, ?tb, 6:h, 7-h, 8th. 12th, and 13th exceptions to the answers stand confirmed, and that the Clerk expunged accordingly. That the defendant pay complete costs of the seven exceptions finally allowed, but no costs of the reference, as to which each party is to b ar his own. That the defendant also pay complete costs onthe hearing of the exceptions to the repo'tto be in cluded in the same taxation, but not to exceed $10. James O. King vs Henry Whitely If James Clost, im pleaded, S/c.?This petition must be denied. After decree upon pleadings and proola, and that decree eflirmed by the Chancellor on appeal, it is too late for the failing party to petition for leave to open proofs, and let in further tes timony. The Court will listen to a petition for rehear ing ol the cause, but a rehearing is always had upon the same proofs Order that the prayer of this petition be denied with cosU to the defendants, Whitely fc Close, to be taxed Gouvtrneur S Bel>ee and wife va Samuel S Gouveneuret ol ?There is no sufficient giound tor releaviug the de fendant from the liability imposed upon him by the or ders of the 28th May and 1st July, 1844. He has brought it upon himself by his own acts and acquiesence in the resale on his account. His personal attendance And bid ding lor the property at the resale without objection as to the terms, is to be taken as a waiver of all objection on that score. His present motion must be denied with costs. _ , lff Clement Livingston and R. E Livingston vs. David H. Clarkson and others ? Objection to repoit of CoiamiEiion ers overruled with costs. Hiram Waring vs. Ferdinand Suydam and other*?Order that the defendant*' exceptions to the Master's report in respect to the allowance of the 8d 6th,9ib t xceptions to the answer for importance be overruled, and that the excep tions to the report in respect to the Master's allowance of the 7th and 10th exceptions for importance be allowed, and that the Master's report stand correc ed accordingly. That the defendants pay complainants costs of the 12 ex ceptions, bat not to include any cosU of the reference'as to which each party are to pay their own costs. That tbe defendants pay the complainants' costs on the hear ing of the (xceptionsto the Master's report, but not to exoeed $10 Jindrew B Hastrew, tl al vs. Barney Corse et. al ? Or del allowing the demurrer with costs. Decisions In Chanccry. Before Hon. Lewis H Sandford, Assistant Vice Chancellor. Dkc. 9 ?Leonardo S Suarez, Administrator, tyc of Men dez vs. The Mayor, fc. ?/ New York.-C. B. Moore and F. B Cutting lor compl't.; J. Le.veridge for deft. De cided that the corporation is not liable lor interest on the fund paid in by thu public administrator ; complt en titled to tbe fund without Intel est; no costs to either P Hamilton Murray vs. Bvrckle and others ?J L. Mason for compl't.; C. B. Vtoere for dett Coles. Decree for sale on first mortgage, reserving all questions as to amount due bf yon * that on the general arconnt. , C. H Coithe, Receiver, 4~c vs Orrin B Crane ? D D Field for compl't ; C. Edwards fordtfi. Decree that deft account for the property received by him, with costs ol suit William Cook vs. Stephen Wood ?G. Wood, for com plainant ; 8. W. Gaines, fjr defendants. Bill dismissod, with costs, which may be set off against complainant's judgment. Jtug 'stus F. Commeyer vs. The United Otrnan Luthe ran Churches, and O Tien an ?H. M Western and J. An thon, lor complainants?E. Sandford and C. O'Conor, for deiendants. decided that the complainant have no claim by virtue of the union bond, the building of St. Matthew's Church, or the conditions in the B. Birds all's deeds to the defendants ; ond that there was no valid contract for the sale of St. Matthew's Church by the d . lendants in 1840. Bill dismissed, with costa, and injunc tion dissolved Xtw York Life Insurance and Trust Company?*. J. W. Howard and al -W Betti,for Complainant*; J. i\ Duryea, and G Wood, for Defenaauts. Decided that the $8,000 raid In June 1840, is to be credited on Howard's mortgage, and that complainants have a decree for the residue. De cree tor sale accordingly. Eli at P. Williams vs. Jane Hays, and others ? H. M. Western. ior Complainant; O. F.Allen, for Defendants Decided that Mr*. Hays'sale of the personal property, and the assignments of Mrs. Hay* and Jane Hays, are fraudu lent. as against camplainant; and that the purchase un der the mortgages be held subject to redemption. Decree for Complainant's debt and costs. S. J Rawsm, admin'r., fc , vs. Edward Copeland?E. Paine for complainant; J. Dikeman lor defendant.?Deci ded that defendant is entitled to set off against hi* mort gage the amount unpaid by Rawson on the Prince mort gages. Complainant's costs limited to those on foreclosure by defnult N. B ?The Assistant Vice Chancellor will hold a term at Albany on the 17th instant His next term here will be held on the first Monday of January nt xt. Superior Court. Judge Oakley presiding. Dec. 11? Belts nnd Burton, v* Horatio O. Livermore.? This wa* an action ol trover, brought to rec .ver the value of certain goods sold on commission, under tbe fol lowing circumstancesIt appeared that the Plaintiffs are auctioneer*, occupying premises s.tuate in Wall street ; that in pursuance of their business, they, on the 2d July last sold Defendant Madeira wine nnd Segars to the amount ot $986,80?that according to the term* ol sale were to be settled by note at six months. That a few days ?l'tcr the sale was effaotcd i efendant sent for them, and they wer* delivered on the condition that the t. rm? of sale should be fulfilled. About a week after making re applications for (aid note, Plaintiff* were given to undetstand tbat his reason for not complying with the term* of sale, was in const quunce ot a previous purchase of wine which delendant had purchased front plaintiffs on the understanding that it was pure; on examination wa* found to have been adulterated ? Defendant moved for nonsuit on the ground that they did not belong to plaintiff after they bad been deliver ed to him (defendant.) Verdict lor plaintiff*, $1017 31 O W. Sturtevant for plaintiff j R. G Harrington lor de. fondant. Common Council. Dkc. II.?Bo Ann or Assistants-Prc? iai. Mi ri i ?> a.?Thil Boaid held a Bptcul Meeting last (renin*. The I'teudrat is The minutes of the last meetin* were read sud awwved. Petitions Referred.?For men?i"H of sever la "Hh street Ol I), haushaw, to purchase a well aad pump b?l"B.'- j is lum. Of hose company No. I J, for a new csrvnv I To fl?g sidewalk iu 14th Mree* lietwevn 9th anl l*"ll avrneaa. For * Pee hydrant corner of 4lh snd Trny siren*. J, Ilemler on, for correction of A*?e?ameai flit itation to attend the Ball of the Vmag M'a?"'Nativ< | Ami ie?n Assoc stion." Accepted. I llrpnrti.?V( Committee on Finance in relation to a comma 1 air stion f on ihe com sel rf the Boatd. Accepted. Of Committee on Police adverse to the |*titi<>n ofth? Depntj | Keepers on Blackwell's Hind for increase of salary. Adopted | Of same in favor of paying Adam DutclierSlO 10-loo f r da ni>r done hu properly ai the last Charter Election. Ref>rrrd Ot' name in favor of tiiyinir Dr. Vaiiderpool lor medical ser vices at ihe Upper Police Office. Adopted. Of s .me in lavor of remunerating B. R. Jacobs for damagi dona his property. .... I .I favor ot paying Dr. Blakeman $11, for medical service! randerrd to one of ine watch company in 2d district watch house, having received injuiiea in the late row betweeu engim Companies No*. It and 29. Communication?hrom Street Commissioner, relative to im provemrnts in Bioomingdale road, and aikmg an appropnatior th'-refor of $930 #V Hefared. Papers from the other Board? Report in favor of amennini the ordinance in velati<.n to the Water Works. Concurred in. Harlem fiailroad?Report of Special Commit'ee in favor ol preventing .he use of steam for the locomotive in 4th avenue.? Concurred in. ' , . , . . Keport in favor of graniin* an apptopriatmn of ?300n tor th< repairi of streets?Concurred if. , In favor of appropriations for lighting the strests?Ooocurret In favoi of lighting Prince street with gas. .. Menort of t.iotoa Aqueduct Committee, in rela.ion to tna sal< of a farm iu Weatcheater County?Concurred in. In favor of flagging atdewa'k in Slat street. Cersure on Mr. Charlick?Ma. Citaauca moved a correc tion of the Journal iu relation to the vote of ceiuu e which h it been panwd upon him by the Board on the 2<1 December. I hi leinlnt on on wh ch this Bo?rd h.d censored him was not oln cilliy before the Board?and h* h-vdju.t f..?nd ihe actual res In tion in his drawer.?Tlie question on the correction was thai movrd hy him and lost. .. _ , .. . Mk. i'maxlicK, af or some efforts to p'e?s this resolution wincti was Ion, Hinted ihit his would be but the begin. I. g of I Keries'of iudigmties, and offered a leaolutiou of lensnre opoi tiitt^h'irman.? Lost. Tlia Board aUjoutncd. CiRCtm ?There is to he an afternoon, as well at evening, performance nt the Circus this *' the ifterooon children will be admitted at hull prici in tlio boxen. I rotsin jjivcs all hin he?t jokes on Hu ftcoMio*> City Intelligence* Police OlMcc.?Blrglaut? On the iiight of the 6th nut. thu entry ol the house ol Mr. (buries .M Terry, No. ?t) Monroe street, wm openid by falsi: key*, un l u cuat aod hat stolen. On the -i31 Nor. the entry of the house of Win. H Otavcs, N?. 7 f'.irk place wit robbed of a hat and ?oat. Tho entry of the house of Mr. febenezm Piatt Jr , iH3 taut Broadway, wax also entered and a hit and coat stolen The property was lound in various pieces by ol flcer Jo?epha. where it had been sold by Win. B. Tucker alias Sailor Bill, who^wua accordingly arrested and com mitted Stkslku rnoM the Tomms. Whiln Dr LuciusC. Com Htock was in the Police Office to day, making an Dfttlavit ?gainst a man who had stolen a grate lrom him, his horse ?nd wagon worth $170, which he had leit standing ia front of the tombs, whs stolen. About 3 o'clock he saw a man driving down Wall street in his wagon. On seeing him he jumped out and nn. but Or. Comstock caught him. He gave his uaine as Patrick Keelt-}-, and was luily committed. Numerous case* of petit larceny came up. Coroner's Office?This coroner had no cue to oc cupy his attention to-Jay. Court of Common Plena. B forejudge UlshffiitVr. Dec. 11.? Thr I'rople of the State of Areu> Vork v? Afar' tin Roth and Sebaitian liuat - This was an action of tres pass brought to recover a tun of $'.'(10, foilriture of re cogmzinco. Roth ttie defendant, it appeared, abandon ed his wild and child in the year 1843, mid was conviCtcd, accoiding to the provisions of the Statute, for reiusing to support his wife The wife complaining that she offi-rod to return to her builwnd, till'. was refused support by him. The husband being bound over in tho sum of $100, Ko'h becane security. The d fence i ut in was that Roth of. feres-d to take the wile home. Verdict for plaint 'ft* *??00. Wm.J Furman vt Pa'rick O'Seil and Patrick Kelly ? This was an action of ushiimpsit brought against the de fendants as surety for a psrty nnmeil Patrick Toland, for the lent of a stoic, ti9 Roosevelt street, it appeared that on lit May, 1818 Toland took a lraseof the premises lor four years ut the rent of $100 per uunum. The defend ants on the taking became securities lor one year, and at tha expiration ol the first year renewed the surety f >r the remaining three years. Toland owing a balance of $240, this action is brought against the surety. The ie?se Willi the surety bond being lost, the defendants / contend that they did not sign any bond for the last thfee years, and that if their names were attached lo any such document, the signatures were forged. r^W. A. Cartrr vi. Wht let Uragf ?This was an action brought to recover $186, alleged to be due under the fol lowing circumstance* : The defendants are auctioneers, duing business in Broadway?that plaintiff" consigned goods to them, alow ing them 6 percent- commission on the goods they told, and no commission to be c' atged if the goo.-Js were withdrawn by the plaintiff When de fendants rendered their uccount of soles tAoltd by them, it was found that ft per cent, commission had been charred on the goods withdrawn by him, amounting to about $88. This ouiount plaintiff refused to allow, and brings bis ac tion to recover the amount, and the balance admitted to be due. It was contended in defence, that the agreement not to charge for goods withdrawn was interlined by plaintiff after said agreement had baen entered and signed. Verdict lor plaintiff $169.51. Ill S; Commissioner'! Office: Dec. 11?A man named Michael Handford, and a sailor, whose name could not he ascertained, were arrested on a charge of removing certain tacklc belonging to the sloop " Ouerriere," now lying under seizure on a Marshal's warrant at one of the wharves Mr Smith, one of the officers of the Marshall Office, having proceeded to make the arrest, was violently assaulted and obstructed in the discharge of his duty. He subst quently got out a war rant for the assault, and assisted the parties who have been duly committed. An examination will take place on Friday. Naval ?The U. S. frigate Polomac went to sea on Saturday morninp, having been detained in the Roads several days by easterly winds. The Mexican steamer Gunduloupe, Capt. Eppine, sailed on Saturday last for Vera Cruz, via Havana. ?Nor. Her , Dec. 9. Pennsylvania. State Stock. J G. Bennett Sir: In the opinion of the State Treasurer, the funds in the Treasury of Pennsylvania on the 1st of Feb ruary will amount to about $640,000 From which must be paid, in accord ance with a law ol last session, to bill creditors $300 ono To domestic creditors 160,000? 360,000 Leaving applicable to interest $390,000 Th<" taxes ate collected annually, and paid into the Treasury, for the most part, in the last three months of the year; consequently, the receipts for the ensuing tix months must be very light, and if the money in the Treasury on the 1st February should be paid out, there will be little or nothing toward the payment of the August interest. Nothing but a rigid economy, a vigorous collection of the taxes, and the hu?bunding of resources, until the the State has enough in hand to pay the interest in full and something beyond,can the payment of the interest be resumed upon a solid foundation, aud Gov. Shunk will be governed by these considera tions in the line of policy he will adopt. As to the idea of the State bonowing muney to meet the in threat, it is too ?b?nrd to require not'ee. * Uialiam's Alnntnalne for January ? this m-gniftceut for the New Tear, like Aaron's r >d among inr serpents, " swallows up all others." Never in'l.e history of American literature has so glorious a number been issued "<>Mham"is the master spirit anion* magazines, ss the " Herald" is among new-p?|iers, aud Ills comrelitori dwindle into insignificance whenever he appears. No less than live most elegant and easily rnrravingssd >rn the numi er I e'?,re u?t among which "The Maudiu Chief." s gal lant I. titan Warrior ill full dress, shines coiispicu-uily grand. The "Child and Lute' by Pertain, will |>erha|>a please the ladies the be't, and it unquestionably taken the lead of all mez zotints of the year. It i? from Leutze's celebrated picture, and in richness of tone aud effect, surpasses any linn; we have ever seeu. " Monmouth Battle Ground'' isoneof Smillie's superb scenes, and it is richly worth the price of the nuinlier. Our sporting friends will laugh over lite spirited picture of " Indians Horsn ltaciug." v?hic>> we see was taken from uature, by an artist on the spot, near Kort Pierre. The "Urge. Wreath" is one of Madaine (|uhire's gems, and le d? mnch to eniich the number. The lileiary matter is from Cooper, I oug'ellow, Paulding, Bryant, Lowell Street, Mrs. Stephens, Kauny Korester, suit a hoit ni"r* of the acknowledged writers of the country. The best that can be, had for mouey, which Mr. Graham seems to shower ou bis book, as if liis mine were inexhaustible Ha is beyo.dall question ten yens ahead of all other publishers of .j magazines. Splendid Mutton.? A crowd of anxloaa spe t tors we * asseinb'el yesterd .y in fiont of'he h >u,e of refr of Dunel Sweeny, It Aun stre t, lioin vtrn>ui nv tiois, of v-.r tongue,, an I vu n ii tistes, discussing the n ems ol t e noblest S| ee me of u uive proi1 uc'iou e - er t nta lizinglv exposed to pnb-iu ?uii'aity, in the form nf a Ewe Slier p, 4 ye us old, and wcii^iug 200 pou dt. 'Jo the foreigner, it f(ini"s en idea of the houled pie-em in-lire of thereiecrsted '"8 mill Diwo," but t-the nati'e it evried in it? form riid size dsp<cimei ef -hate en a ilia p of foreign origin ea.i te, when fed snd fo tere I unler the hand of Aoertii mas agement Such foreigner* s^ou d be e?er ??e c wie tinaturii zMion, withon' even 'signif"ing their inteati furtlier than at iliev v?. re will ngti sacriQ.a their fat, tle.h auu ftee^e, for the country of th. ir ado,t.on. All Philadelphia Huhacrlptlona to th? Hchsi.d must be paid to the agents, Zieber Ik Co., S Ledger buildings. 3d and Chrsnnt sis., where single copies may aiso he obtained daily at 1 o'clock. 3m Th? Conccntratod Katiart of Baraaparllla, Gentian and Sassafras, prepaid by the New York College of .Medicine and Pharmacy, established for llie suppression of quackerv. This refined and highly concer ? rated extract, pos sessing all llie purifying qualities and cumive powers of the above nrrbs, is confidently recommended l>, the Collr^eas in finitely su|ierior to any extract of Sarsa|?ri la at present before the public, aud may be ndied nn as a cei ain remedy for all diaeises aririug Iro n an impure state of the blood, such as sciofuU, salt-rheum, ring-worin, blotches or pitnplrs, ulcers, pain in the bones or joints, nodei.cutaneons eiuptious, ulcerated sore throat, or any disease arising from the secoudary effects of syphilis or an injudicious tise of mercury. Bold in single Bottles, at Tj cents each. " in cases of half a dozen Bottlrs $3 50 " " one dozen " 6 00 Cases forwarded to all puts of the LTniou N. B.?A very liberal discount to wholosale purchaser*. Office of the Collete, 9i Nasaan street. W. 8. KICHAllDSON, M. D.. Ageo'. ConatltutlonHl Ocbllltir i tirrd The Tonic Mixture, prepared by the College of Medicine aud Pharmacy of 'be city or New York, is confiueutly recommended for ?.ll cases of debility produced by secret indufgence or exccss of any kind. It is uu invaluable remedy forim|iocence,sterility, orbaneuness, (unless depending on inal-formationj Single bottles $1 each; cases of hilf a dozen $5; carefully packed and sent to all parts of the Uuion. Office of the Cullege of Medicine and Chnrtnacy, 96 Nassau street W. S. HICHAHDSON. M D.. Agent. " A Word to the Cnrefeaa."?The author of the Diary- of a Physician says that a slight cold is an egg, which Mb* n hatched, produces pleurisy, inflammation of the lungs, asthma, and consumption. Aud yet how many llieieam I who in this cold and changeable ison are sufferiiig from the ' rtfrru <.f cold, a- d who i egl ct it altogeilier. Let such t* ws'e. Tbev will manifest anxiety when it is too late. The | |i lifen moments, when relisf Could have been obtained, hare | paa?d away, aud they can look forward to nothing with cer I tainl\ but llie grave. Dr. Sherman's Cough Lozeng>-< are a I s,etilie. as hund-eds and thousands are rrady to les ify who hsve resorted to them. Do not be deceived and fool away your tune and moeey. Wecin recommend this remedy as one that ueverftils. Dr Shei man's warehouse is 106 Nasssu st. Agenis, 227 Hudson street; IRS Bowery; 17 (Cast Bioadway; 16 Wil liam street; 10 Astor House; 111) Broadway; 139 Kulton street. Brooklyn; and 8 State street. Boston. Hlcerd'i Pttrlain.ii Altciaiiva mixture, for tne nermaneni cure of pnin.try or secondary syphilis, venereal ulcers, node*, or auv compl tint protlnced by an injudicious use of mercury, or unskilful medical treatment. All persons sus pecting a venereal taint remaining in Uieir system should oae this powerful purifii-r without delay, as no persou can consider himself sale after having the venereal disease, without thorough ly- cleansing the system with this justly celebrated aluhative. sold in single bottles at $1 each, in caaes of half dozen at IV, carefully packed and seut to all pa its of the Uuioa. Bold at lite College of Medicine and Pharmacy, 95 Nassaa st. W R KiniAP DSON, M. D., Agent. Mcdlcal Advice In Private LMaeaaea.?The membeisof the New York College of Medicine and Pharmacy, tAlabliiked for th* tujiprettion oj quackery, routiuue to direct tneir paiticular attention to all diseases of a private untnrp, and can confidently promise to persons requiring inrdical treatment, a sale and |*rniau?ut core, without injury to the conatitntion or r.inlinsmrait from buainesa. Invalids are particularly requested co make application to the College on the first apixannce of those diseases, as a vast amount of snflering and time may be thus avoided. One of the members of the College, for mane years connected with the principal hospital iu Europe for the enre of those complaints, attends for consultation daily from I A M. to 7 P.M. Terms?Advice aiwl Medicine ?$,?a core guaranteed. IMPORTANT TO COUNTRY INVALIUS.?Person* living iu the country, and finding it mconw nient to make per sonal application, can hnre forwarded to them a chest containing til medicines requisite to perform a rsjical cure, by stating their ease explicitly, together with all symptoms, lime of contraction Mid treatment received elsewhere, if tiny, aud rnclo?ng $5, post pauL addi-ssed to W. H. HICHAI'DSON M. L)., Agent, Ortie* and Consulting Booms of 'l.e College <r< Ntssin st, Velprau's Mfterilli', Pllla. for the Iladlcal enre of gonorrhoea, uleet, ?eininal einminus, and all moeopuru lent discharges from the methra. 'l'lieae Pills. the result of twenty ysajrs experience iu the Hospital de CI arite in Paris, are rronounoed hy their celebrated iuvsnlor, Pri lessor Veh*au. as an infallible remedy for all diseases of the ureihra. They effect leureiuamnrh shorter lime than any othei remedy, without tt'nliug the breath, disagieeiug with llie stomach, or t'onrtaemept fro n bnsinaes. Price. (I per box. Sold at lli? College of Mi-ill eia' and Pharmacy, H.Nassau stmt W. a RitNARUIONi M. 0, Aim

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