Newspaper of The New York Herald, 25 Haziran 1845, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated 25 Haziran 1845 Page 2
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Societies?Operative Masons, in sections representing their Lodges?Grand Master and other Principal Officers and Invited Guests in Open Carriages, etc. etc, ijLk.o^TLUnorrJer?b07qp,e* ?f GemmI B,av. * H?M?r t0 ?** Memory of ?U? '?m"e ? *?????"? ?? ho h? r,Sy g? w d? h?"??? I"'" tL? was somewhat nni tW? Prev'0Us days Jmerd.y morning ~i"rdh"P " da'lish' previous day and mJ, ^ , ehowers of the and refreshing and nfev ?" J a,lnosPhere cool tent ti Patenting dust to any great ex ?pi?. JZZl~'?*nd 'ST? eramme Th r u ?C mentioned in the pro G-man Legio" while le"'unltT ^ troops went through ?h*i, twelve o'clock 2 exercise. About c^rgeuf r?Unting t0 10,0??- thi^Lc^di^ wnhtheLeofST "7 ^V6n' C0"?P??ding whenthe ~ a dec<?d~? About one o'clock when the word was given to fall in, we never saw and around the City Hall HeretfhP?alU?n8 fr?Dt -r ?u " tiali. Here the tniw wassrreaN z1"Te?trr*" ?"< L a. 7?r ?to?nd the lountain, tor the sun was excessively warw at th.. time, but there w?. . ?,vc'y warw at this provided ! J ff P??ygood supply of ice water which at ,he ?????? t . j ?d thw cenfe a glass, was boun TheSS?' andag?od bu9in?? was done. by Mr J^'T'L thC CUy HdU wer" ""LPlied y Mr. Joseph Murphy, consisting of punch of ererv iTh'rr Ti''cnck??*>" wiches <tc. in abundance, of the very best aualitv TV?e iK SJT.'JV"' Govcraor'? room, ladies, invited iue.t. ? ?i y 2 g^at number of and the different coSn?^ \nd ?r?,li,',r>' overs' loud in praise of the^?ditvU?Ttl''8, Hnd al1 ?'"e were supplied both at ?he hl^ I?'?, which proceedings. beginning and end of the a r.?. ?? ^,RST Division. K"<*rd, in open rank three ,S thr advanced which was Gen. G IToi>kin? 111 rear of ?ix or eight special iidi ? ih' accon,Panied by some Col. J. A ra l r 'hf,f were l,rou?ht up by troops as mentioned L Z""* 8Ucce^"d by the command of Major <*ene?upr?#^nti}^er *5 other officers The troZZlLv,,,, * i,8flndlRr1(i> ftnd porate body took ud rhe.r , 1 \ ^ fallen in, the eor ?ion moved off The trooJ'?!l .1?"' f,roce'? much admired, particular^ rhJk.?prooee'ded?We.1* the command of Caut Mar* r,,2Zar ,ro?^ undei caught the eye J 'iS' ,Jhe"" uniform many a fair looker on The Unf? a''j;rof',a"ol? "I under the command of Capt F ir^r i ComVan^ mired ; a finer and better cFisru, mUC'1 ad* present on the occas.on. The founh W? regiments took iid the line ?r ? i! .^d sixth leu by the American Braw BaSd^T,!^^,^*"?< ment was nine deep 'i?h'e m,,, i r'8'" the German FusieerS', ten ab?X,a[aafPearanc? "> ?'"? appearance The fir? '/ , ' ?Very ted entirely 0f militarr i. ! y,?'on consis HulJ and his admirers irood to^.??'v Ve ^?ne Jolin ol our citizen so d ^ ' The?io^ m"^r attracted connderahla , STc/tfl8h companies b<* Htghlandpiwre ,"^ " '1^ byr?c f've or to the enliveinent of the scene ^-h m2?l1 brawny set of men -in,i * were a fine i" act,on and J " Aald Scotia," pany never m^red 2L?ir? German Rifle Com they^ppear^U fe?ion in ^er' D,or look'd b?tter succeeded by the Jeff-rto^r* ^*' Jhe#* were m-n. . The rear of the firV? H,^Uard'11 rtne ?< by a body of Dragoons five J{,7*^tn Waa brou?ht np Tins division Striker and Geo. O. Hoi>lunija,<p ^?i?ral O. H. Grand Marshal. The New VnrJ 1? ' a t0 tbe l?>^d, and d.MourSed ' Ll?rku BraJT ,l?and W music. Then followed Home twe'nr'v fi 8?'emn carriagen, in Which were the .? y , ve ?Pen orator of the day, Ex-Presided v g 5ler?ym'u,i Cillers accordina to the nrnfrr Yi"1 Surpnt a"^ ed the (J. S (root* , * ^?&r*m'ne;?en hcott head one company of^nnnnf ^ 2mpttnie80^artHcr)L< "nd were?? horse artillery. >hese form TTie Urn cover.J ^vu veterans in uni four beautiful liors#?s 1-T k cralHe> was drawn by ed men, drensed a la f urk *%, ,^?died color namee of "Washington H rrn were the "'n and Jack?on ^ TAm w i ?0.! ^^"^.Harri en y charger capar.soned nJZ l?"?* b? a fine Clack crape, and led hv >> which was thrown flr-ss?d as the previous Th?re? co|or?d men, ?? lo the meaning of these e?i w.aa_??"r,f inquiry one iould tell. The Urn and eh?r Turks' hut no "fd on the right and left by the n$7 Wd* accomPa tioned. \ detachment of the [Tm fearers as men fiard of honor. These were f?|i' Jrj?J* 'ormed a ors of New York and rI^jTi urd bV the May Jersey City and Newark T.n !^ ^'k* a^,hor?ie? of Council, of these p|,,cJa '?i ii Y ^^ommon C.I of this city bore th?r jJrD?r"a: The co'?n witfi crape This rfi??IT ?ff?oe coverad x- . Third Division' ' L^VrorrS"andSTenjSnDvViH0n; "v*1 Gen" Wn? the Grand Marshal. JVn ^ Hart- ^sq-, as aids to Stat^were^n^all^,,110^ of Assembly" of the imposing appearance Ther*? presented an mentation oPthe?Membefs Sf a ia'r rt'Pre" ofiiepreeenfatives of the UnitpH WoUBe the silent tear coursinrr th?ir> are"wofn brow, and & rK'"?3: and pride. ' greatest ornament in fi,Hh^Gn,n,d ^dK?\of ,he State of New York ? tention ?f 'hc ?rdcr' u,,rac^ consUUfe^t oHhe cit & Ne w*yidrkr aud' B?ookf"A8Si8tt"U^l present in carriages Brooklyn, were all 4f??^llS55Sr? ?f?" C.? Govern. Crovernmenfs" o?eEnfflindUn^ran1cCe ^f18"'8 ,or 'he ?a Holland, Portuml Saxn^I iv Belgium, Bava and Norway, in the Kmrt ' Nassau, Sweden, fve go ve rn mexits, now Jo/'o wecM n ^SS* rtJSlS!.0'tM' ,he" lm"d uniform of the Citv ^Lurd*"106 "ndj r"a?n,hcent McArdle, nnd aSmSnied'hvT"1^ bKC^ Brass Band, were loudlv ITkL y ?1 8 celebrated Who found 'toiSKfi .0 res1rl,h,rnth,r0ng' eVTh ?nrthJ8 80,ernn occasion feehng8' Courts, were8 an^imon0^ Sia,ps' Su,e and City claiming universal attention* respectable body, were attended b^the learn. ? and r?Pect. They hers of the Bar Jmnn! ^ and honorable mera tim- honored vetmn, win"" T n,0,'ccd ?W and thick iiiKin 'em and u"l,n7 * uC*al f,OI,?ra hun? wear them long! *" We hopc may liv< an J under Sheriff and' lie i8 n ^ C?Un!y ?fNew York Office dressed in mn,, 1 Wlth ,,lelr Staves of and fiJeaZt anTe Tf; *K>rmidMe vm?. ASrt feSife Ma: tETW- Co";." C'"k 3 Coroner 'md merous attendance to ' * le,r nu* sir Th^TO^r"' of I>8igrf,^^ha""r p"' "American Academy v* . OtfllTH DjVISION F. IVnt? MdM^o"Sh HWi,h Ma,or peH the Grand Marshal. Striker, jun., as aids to thJl'h/ofNew Yor^^nd p? of was, perhaps. the lamesMn fP?emPt Bremen, and were all stalw?r? ? . , ? Procession. Thev thousand strong On fhefp ^eJ'?wg, several courage, bravery in^Dfe9tei??"d,hon<,,t fa?N stamped in indelibl# charac?i2 Th? wert' who protect our fireside ?n#i ^ei,e are the men devnstnfini? and deRtrovino il ?Ur fr?ni the da,,;er r^K?Sfet?braW SU live of the unfomnato aLl n^. ' to fiave ,h* thy a ml deservingofM n(Wre '"ore wor mourned the losa of hfm whn l Procession which hour of peril and of need ! . ?s ever ready in the country and his count?'a i Prtrt*e' nnd defend his hands ol foe and spoiler. ,onor frorn the ruthless N' .w come the Fifi? ?vi^oL? will, H n l i Vniian and Major Kobert H i """ Isaac L. Grand Marshal The v?n.?Ki y Uld* t0 'he mam-,or ColumbianOrde??2S ol "Tnm" ing the thirteen old States o7 th rri rePref!ent the dashing and efficient ro?i f fi fri J^cy with Tompkin's Blues" for an ese^.f 'lndcpencJant all beholders. The "l)i>'m(w^nh 1 r Pr?lw>B ?f Committee" and r(ip ^e^uhlican General nerrl r,,mmmeV "^ nriom0< n"";/'",nfT Men's (>. teef and ciiiznns with anor^.riTf i'y WRrd c,orT1,n>t seni?d an imposing 111^ ^.,. banners, also pre cwle-irated "limpire^Club " 2V tX-' e*m'! the at tlieir head, and a snleiirlU k ^.ap'-l8,at? Rvnders ed l.f the msffXent ban^r on 0lum,'MC' foll?w portraits of Washington Kn r'ff were Ule ..." Sssii "li!r js&r ^ wK,ch L 5 jT^.?L7 ti ? r. Sixth Division of lh? cr?/rS:^SBki&^5 Colonel Crastoand O W P^h5m"lan^d byL,eut. Grand Marshal headed' ,(LzR>i1ndlol,,h' "'Clothe Suth Division; the rear tt1' f?"p Pf lhe " Grind IxKig;.? JEach mpml . " U'* ^ the scarf, trimmed with sefrUi .t u- L.Wore a wh't? the. portrait of GenenJ t .^l which wan attached rosette ?rtyle?wi"c?J^ThT' tnm^ round, in the il igUrerl S?? h in order were with the societies - after wh'i^"^'0""!. connected ?nd chairmen, feS ,h?r Svf?mVthe'r ??cers nia ?.f office t ed 1." j !r staves and other insie ol the members cirnef ! ^''h, crMPe Sev,>ral them, and bound in crane- h\** ,1! p'ace^ before matter connected withTh'# w,,h ?'her SwBca.'aaS'S sr35? ,h;n p'*'ed"" oZXfj?Z,V:&d?<< -rMBrcklrn Life Pearson, as an escort C. H. Grand Marshal, having as \ d! *f? i N'cholls, J. w K,ng, N' D. Be-S?: "J?i" -./..I?te^'",S,r|fl .he umliian Ruie??, sfter whieh Vii 'j and Co ???d . Bier a23mlkYXir2 which, stood a bust, the portrait of the late General Jackson. This Bier was borne by four men dressed in scarlet jackets and dark pantaloons?the other Companies bore the Hags and torches, headed by their Engineers, carrying their trumpets, all ot which, were very tastefully trimmed with crape. About four o'clock, this division formed into line, und after passing through the prescribed route, from the City Hall, entered at the end ot East Broad way, on the limits of Grand street. The crowd of thousands here met them, and though most excellent order was observed, it was with dif ficulty the procession moved forward. Trees, bal conies, roofs of houses, windows, and in fact every corner where human form could be jammed, waa one living mass of people, the motion of which might well be compared to the moving billows. Business at this part of the town was quite sus pended, and the shops were closed. From the infant in the mother's arms, to the need and infirm, was every where to be seen. Windows were com etplely gutted of their frames, and platforms erected on every floor, like stairsteps, to afl'ord those who were in the rear a chance or opportunity of getting a glimpse at the solemn thousands. Mourning dra pery hung in numerous shapes from the windows in all directions, to the trees or other supports in front of the houses. We must remark, the military, with out exception, wore u rosette of crape on the left arm, and many of them, especially their officers and nott-cominiasioned officers, the portrait of the de parted hero on their left breast The heat of the sun in Grand street had a powerful effect on the men on account of their heavy accoutrements, and the water might be seen rolling d9wn their faces as large as peas. Along the line, were a number of men and boys with buckets of wa ter, serving out to the procession, some for payment, some without price. As soon as the Seventh Division arrived at Eldrtdge street, there was a halt for about five minutes, which gave us a little time to ruminate on the scene which everywhere presented itself; and on looking round, in the direction of where we imagined the market-house ought to be, for some moments vyc were lost in reverie as to its location; but on further scrutiny observed it at a short distance. The cupola, roof, walls, windows, balcony, were so crammed with the men, women and children, that uny one who ever saw a swarm of bees on the out tide of a hive, would not have the slightest hesita tion in at once forming a comparison between them. Several flags and other ensigns floated silently and solemnly on the breeze, whify in the twinkling ot an eye the commanding officer, in a voice like thun der, which echoed through the ranks, ordered the military again to stand to their arms; and in a mo ment all was bustle, and again th-y were on their solitary march, and in a few seconds on the limits of the Bowery, in order to proceed on their further route. Eighth Division. This division did not number so many societies as we were led to expect from the programme, but those that were on the ground were numerously at tended, und their banners moat tastefully arranged with crape and the various insignia of mourning.? They were marshaled by Ool. ti. C. Morris and k. Short il, Esq. The first society was the " Italian Benevolent Society," bearing their ban ner representing the landing of Columbus. After them followed tne " Hibernian United Benevolent Society," with banners depicting the same scene, unother one ot Wellington, and a gilt harp wreathed with crape there were upwards of two hujidred members walk '""The Shamrock Benevolent Society" appeared next?one of the most prominent of their banners was a large green one edged with gold fringe, and bearing the motto " Justice to Ireland.' This soci ety also numbered about two hundred. " The Hibernian Benevolent Society'' next fol lowed, and turned out quite strong, there beidg up wards of five hundred members, they were most tastefully decorated with ijreen scarfs, nnd their be'iuliful banners all were emblematical of the char acter of the society. The visits to the sick and the consolation and assistance to survivors being all de picted. These banners, like those of the other so cieties, were hung in mourning. "The American Institute.'?The members ol tin* institute followed in carriages, but there were but few, und with them closed this division. Ninth Division. This division was under the able charge ol Col. Grant and G. B.<r, Esq.. The numbers her?* also was somewhat diminished ; the first that led oil' was the Journeymen Tailors' United Benevo lent Societies," which mustered n large force. Th"ir banners contained the appropriate motto of " Ye were naked, and we clothed you," and severnl Other minor banners. The various literary associa tions, "The New York Society of Literature, "Mercantile Library Association," " American Society of Youcg Men," "New'York Metropoli tan Association," " New York Society of Letters " shipmasters and mates of vessels in |>ort; all made a most imposing uppearance with their appropriate banners. In the part of the city where we ob served the passage of the procession, some of the societies had fallen off from the plan laid down 111 the programme, but this was owing we believe to the fact that from the intense he it ot the sun, several of them were obliged to withdraw at Thir teenth street. Tenth Division. So early as eleven o'clock, this Division began to assemble, at their i.lace ot rendezvous, Centre st. Thi* Division was placed under command ot Col s. Philbrick and Hough, Aids to the Grand Marshal. The "Ironsides Association," with Mr Andrew Thompson in charge, took the lend ; and took up its ixisition immediately in front of Chambers-street, down Centre. This Society is certainly a tine look ing body ot men ; but, in point of numbers cannot be compared with many of the Civic Associations, at present in existence. We have been assured that the "Ironsides" will, erelong, have acquired a vast accession of strength ; and the Association bids fair to rival many of our most distinguished civic bodies. . , T ?? Fourth Ward Jefferson Association. ?Mr. Jas. lla^an, at the head of this Association, followed next in order. The Association assembled in full strength with appropriate banners, and looked a very respectable bony 01 men.. ?? Polk-Wright Association.?This is a new Asso ciation,established about a year, and, in consideration of iti standing, made a most respectable muster. The Banner of the Society, bearing an appropriate device, and was made expressly for the occasion,was hung in deep mourning The painting is beautifully executed upon a white silk ground, and the flag, tastefully en veloped in a rich crape festooning, had a good effeot Mr Joseph Elliott, fupported by Mr J,D. R.. Pat man. led off the Society, wbo took their place in the cgular order in tfw celebration, fluch aj We* as ?if . :d them ,^he "German Democratic Association" follow y '> but rather a email muster. j j l E b next followed; and were PmH wlt / ftS/,',Clty Watch," headed by their 1 ra"d Marshal (Miller) and contrary to the order ij?? programme, such as was assigned them. .?r j j n,ot "J-ntil long after two o'clock, I roceeded to take their place in the procession. T,. TV . . Elkvkhth Division. thiirnlf??11 assembled at about 12 o'clock, at streets rendezvous, Centre and FranlLlin ?nHhH 'li[r^merniiS'one Cuttcra of New York i? ff ,in,.fu11 force, led off this Division, a wared mh* Th'"' ? a fiue bod? of men they a, peared to be. Their banners were beautifully ex ecuted, and were hung with crape, n (''?'ourn/ymen Granite Cutters Association " next followed, under Messrs. Michael Paige and ?^em'?h.Jjer?neyV The ruddy. healthful appeur Sf f u? b,?dy , of men, bears sufficient indication of the healthfulness of their calling. The "IIibern!'ilis ?ons'8t8' generally speaking, of stout coeded them""'? Ma8on8"-? 6ood muster-suc ZT f?Ji0WrdLby the "Laborer's Union So bodv* nm iF' ? O'Learv. This is a new

strength01 ^ 'ong formed, and mustered in good Sr They |"ok a most respectable stand in %P'ocession ; all young looking men. m ,^ew York Benevolent Society of Operative Masons ? succeeded them in order. ^ They were followed by the "Benevolent Society T^'or- 'V Like most of the craft pearance Ca Very '?Viable ap The "Cordwainers of the City of New York" ririMAH K ^WC u- ^ flne orderly, steady, and well drdled body, which mustered in fullforce ; and made ni^H? ,ap/earan(if- Association is'well orgal nized under intelligent officers, who have framed a constitution and bye laws for the government v ces and'thev b*nnera t)or,: appropriate de cessmn 1? * appearance in the pro f?U<?.wed by the "Bookbinders of ^ew*ork, whofoimedlhe wind up of the 11th to take?henf proceeded ? before three o'clock, to take the placc assigned them in the procession. r-. Twelfth Division. aidsm'.h?r?a8JKKelhnger,Captain C. S Storms, division l onah ? S? 'J100 command of this ? g 5* jre fhe hour appomied, several of the societies had taken up their position at the p ace of rendezvous in Franklin street, fronting on Odrf "p.ll C,"?? Va,mPthe "Ancient Order of Wnrahfif ia(!!;d by John pickford, Right tin! ? , kira"u ^a8,?r- These were indeed a limn^Tf n 'bi(?dy ?S Vlen> Hbout five hundred 2'1" f?" regalia, which made a beautiful anil imposing appearance. Their banners were nume roiis and beautiful, and reflect great credit upon the ~l, y' Following these came 1lie "Perseverance Lodge," No. a,613, I. O. of U. b. ?Jesse Jackson, Grand Marshal. Here, in ' eed, we have as line a set of men as we could de fnil0 ril.Tf6 m a u1Vlc soc,iety- About 300 men in lull regalia, with several beautiful banners, and Pr5ceded by a Hplendid band of music. They attracted quite a crowd, who were very nnmerous and almost completely blocked up every street in the vicinity of the plaw of rendezvous. i .? I?dePendem. Order of Bechabites."?New York kefTe"t8' 1 ,0 37-Wm. Jay Has ket Grand Marshal. These turned out in Veal force mustering about fifteen hundred. They were in full regalia, with appropriate mourning badges. Th!yk a ' r,n2 re8Pect?bIe looking set of men. of this Society were very large and npautiful wite very appropriate devices. ? .eer Tempi# No. 1 House Carpenters' Pro tective Association,' Benjamin Price, Marshal - J hese were an able and athletic force, and turned out very repectable. flieir turnout was a very large one, and as respectable as any we witnessed in tins Si! rCe"IOr1, rhe butchers and cartmen, spoken o in the programme, had not come in up to the time of starting. r Thirtkkmi Division. John Colgan, Esa. and Captain H. M. Graham Aids to the (rrand Marshal, took command of this division. At about 12 o'clock, the "New Vork m (?'^v M-ftlapi?n TPre 8t ,helr I,lncpo? rendezvous m City Hall Place, fronting on Chamber stref t ?lU.nTtwo h, n"r rrMpe?nbl"lot of >>?>", numbering about two hundred, and seem to be the right sort ol men to govern themselves, as we observed a devise on one of their banners, which was "The People Followm?t>?!?Pet*n' Pllr ,0 90Vem the Nation ? SocfeTv"* r8C fame the "?ew York Waterman's - etyw abreast, with a goodly host ol iheir Lv Lr! W"V to "lake an estimate when i were arrested m our observations by the tramp of horses and a flourish of trumpets, when lo! there WZltT KC'ty Watchmen, who came march! int. "long six abreast; here we indeed did see the nn^hty legion of our devoted city ; they turned out rrr- llb?ut?ne thousand ; they wore appropri V fK .Kfu' \i"? .a<? ?evf,ral fine banners; we must say that the Watch have done their duty to-day, and teS?ti,KyhW,U be e<J"al|y as desirous to^how ho ?? ^hen rr1u,red. Next came 1 ; fu"8""!1 Associations" of the Tenth Ward, themselves, with hand playing and banners r/; 'VJn? '"Try direction along their line. Next me The Sons of Herman," H firman society iiio.iriiing in common with their fellow-citizens in th.' loss of the ?; f)ld Hero," whom they were prais ing and regretting in truly national style They had a line bandof music, and several beautiful banners. 1 here were nboutSOO of these good adopted citizens engaged in piying the last tribute to the memory of our departerf Chief. The other societies men tioned in the programme had not arrived at the time appointed, and the above formed in line ut 1 o'clock. The Oration. Shortly after seven o'clock, the Hon. B. F. But ler mounted the platform, and after silence had been obtained, commenced as follows .-? Mournful but pleuant, Krisnd* and Fellow Citlzenn u the .ervice in which we Are engsK?<l. A?niuw jVnl. upon whoa* bed ef ?icknei* and fuflering have been unnlently fixed the filial and ?oliritou. regard, of the million* of America, 1? no more. Hii ereat "?" h.*" a.cended to its Author ; hi. venerable form ha. ?'ink inte the grave. To that grave: with twellinr hMH? and tearful eye., t ?ad funeral riU., a Nation it renairin* V e have rome to it to-day. While we lingir wl hfn C^"h.WtoV?tl, w.'hPn,iM!,0f ,lerowe r?v0ren lfCfit0t?nr? ?'H0in,VV*'Ur* compeH. ?' ft to ih^.Li^f' th* ?ueh tribute, .houid be paid th. K'orr of their Conatrjr, and the weihre of the. {- ^a?towed 1. at leait Jlnln, '?t?d For the dead who are iu otyeote, tn.en.l ble alike to praise and to blame, can male# no return to tUe living who proffer it. It exerts a humanizing influ of aetrue nHfT7">al ^ ; P Promo,fis the formation ; i?tru? nat|onal character; it softens the asperities of 1 \? a1^'lrt}>ou,, emulation. Next, in puri L?l ihnt *' i ^a"ksKivinK? which we owe the ,a?d Ku,ded- and "ustained them, is the toward, l revflrence w? 'hould ever cherish ^wards those * ho are the instruments of His goodness, i ? the claims of our groat men, of every age and time ?Ii?tnr[y? Se? part?' ,ot,,, then be faithful. Let ti.lil?; to ot"er generations, the story of the im.?* V ?h t canvass and the marble perpetuate forth^K? heir- f?rm' '? let I)oetr>' and music fireathe terf r"??1?1 hymns and ha?onios; let the uni ted voice of their countrymen echo their nral-es to th? a bMutv^'?n<f ?emolT of their greatness shall a oeauty and an excellence?the iov of all tim i Jve'ntfSuife ofnAndntS j"*1 b?lon? to the romantic and .2 Andrew Jackson are too numerous to al low me, on the present occasion, to attempt anv extend life I?fh!lil ti "kre'Ch- Aiter 8 brief "ot/ce of^h.s early Of .\,oK confin? myself to a general view of such portions of his more active career as seem to m<? r^Cd t0,il'UStra,e Pronfitien* features?f country He w?. m?re i"?Porta"t services to his ' **e w as the son of respectable liarents belonging to the most hardy, virtuous and ukp' parents asrii6w ?.r.socict>'-the prcat middle class. His so mo of' th?irtniAn0Wn' Wcre na,iv?? of Ireland,though some ol their ancestors were originally from Scotlai d nt th eJ?,8rated to South Carolina in 1705. He was born a the Waxaw settlement, in that State, on the 16th S j larch, 1767 ; he died on Sunday, the 8th dav of the r>r* mnroT" ?u 15 b??U *l,lired to <he good old dffu of tro?otn.erh"lainirUr'nK the war?fthe revolution' by British iSS? bothiT'"K br'?C' ?ignity ; (he other of the two brother, dVingoahTwound thus received j his mother soon alter pVesfed by faS and grief into an untimely grave: wasoveran ?r,?,, lvlft utc'',tihJe youth plated id circumstances more like ter f " 'n'! a,t'"B impression on his eharac i papgz zag?5S&5S3$ dians still the occupants of its primeval forests T?>!>? had been subjugated, during the war of th* R?? i y ?he American arm,, but were everrLdv ?hn?',,t,0n' -.oo tempted, to surprise the Jocau&u?U&fi?S cut oft the unprotected familv in th* v? i ' which grew'out of thfs coition VS? territo^ mmmB firmness of nerve M weil M V ofifnt??^ well as of understanding io,.i v vigor of arm as extondeJ iiuerest I hiKhera'"' inmlmhen! ?n<??fou"?^bo '"crca*'nff and by the cession of .Vorth cSro n^ ? . |h? ?.0M,I,5 K //v r'.V, m?nt" o rsJrte.T* by "the Vd m i^00^^ an active pur, in the prepa^hoH ''haUnXmen "k u contains some peculiar provision. JhuV A " i.ient's notice. The member* nf.h- ide,erv" ? mo en for two year., ??onl/ C?* called together on extraordinary occasion, 'A, " rangeinent is founded on the idea tl.Vt M 8r: nioetiags of the legislative b,.H? While annual countries having an hereditary executive' t/,?"I'ik ceaaity does not exist where the executives ?K ,ne' and responsible to the neoi.U "?,en hy, selves ire the bestcoJTervat'or.?f m I,eo',,e th"*" bill of rights in this Constitutien is ^ g 1 he ral end comprehensive adopted by any of o .r'^T' lib?' asserts, in tho stronirest lir?. .i Stntes. Ii tiollable soverciirntv^if the J 'nl!e^?^,, *"'? uocon Mrurt. ai wSl?^ir"^nthe,r r'?ht "> in denounces i>eriietuities anri , represen'Mti ves : It genius of statJ a,' 'i "# M contra 17 to the reditary emoluments,' privilege, ?/Bny he" subsequent life of Jackson, it * easy oth" have assented with n u/^mi "J * ^ !? *fitt he must Immediately on thn 3 eRrl Vt" "ll tl,e'? l-rovisiona. the Union Jackson hi ehj? n"w ?<*>" ?"o House of Rapresenti'ives" ^nd'lh ?f h".r pointed wne of her Snn . ne* >*??" he is np. cherishes "the" highetiUmirttlo^ In K^^e r'u'n'!" voluntary resignation from the honorable r.L. ? I '' iex|>ectediy lo himself, be is imrnld,' .Mo'' a Judge of the Supreme Court of liin smt? *PPoinJed which he accept* with reluctance nn t f a stntion withdraw, atan early day 11^. 1 he which he then supjiofes he may ne narmittiii . ?0R'8n, plish, of "pending the residue of hi. / ? ? acrom" S^Sf "ir^Tsion" of the Te'tin,r' ,I'*|"f l'.ts to his inffv , o. .iTennesec stran he retained until iftn *i J commission W* 1,1 ,tl* ir?^ *''1 th/unoid1 VmiM.1!! -s 'fcw.ia when the action of the 'government enabled hint to do so, the gallant spirits of his division, he dedicates their persons and his own to the service of the nation. From November, lBli, to the cessation of hostilities, he is constantly employed in creating and leading the armies fighting the f>attles, and vanquishing the en ?X off is country. It is not my purpose to enter into the details of his military exploits. Of all and of oach it may bo said that in each and in all he acquit ted himself as no other man bat Ai?oai:w Jacbsow could have done. With his first touch of tho mar shai's truncheon, the hand of one born to command at will the energies of hi? troops, to infuse into them his own daring spirit, and successfully to cope in any aud every field with the most .kiiTul andcouragcousof his enemies, is evidently seen. Throughout his whole mi litary career he exhibits infelicitous combination ail the re at qualities of a great commander?comprehensive ness and accuracy of view, genius to devise, skill and courage to execute, coolness and lelf-possession in every cmerifency, perfect command of his resources, sagacity to discover and ability to defeat the plans of his oppo nent. In his campaigns against tho Creeks, so formula ble by their numbers, their obstinate bravery, and their proficiency in all the arts of savage warfare, I* adds to the hardihood, the patience and the self denial of a Han nibal?the vigor, tho celerity, the success of a Caesar. When he plants, upon his own responsibility, tho Ameri can Kairle on the forts of Pensacola, statesmen seo that the instincts of a heart and will devoted to the pub lie weal, can anticipate tho rules of public law ; and the nation recognize and honor the clearno** of his judgment nolens than the promptitude anil energy of his conduct. In his command at New Orleans, from his arrival at the beleaguered city until his depurture from it, wo seem to lollow some heaven appointed and heuven as sisted warrior of tho anrient dispensation, rather than a chieftain of modern times Such superhuman activity; such assumption and exerciso of power; such chivalrous daring ami consummate address in striking the first blow in the unequal conflict; such cautions preparations lor t le linal struggle; such perfect success in its triumphant issue; such frightful havoc in the troops of the enemy, and such almost miraculous pre .civation of his own; who, in these things, does not see tho hand of Ood. the agency of an instrument ordained.prepare.l.and guided by Himself / I must content mvielf with the briefest pos^ble reterence to the war with the Seminole*, in l$I7-ld. It the exploits of Jackson in this campaign had constituted nis whole title to military renown, they would have been amply sufficient to place him high on the roll o! fame. How does it enhance the estimate ol his formei achieve ments, when it is considered that the Seminole war is scarcely thought of in the comparison; and that Jackson is seldom named in connexion with it, except by those who refer to it for the purposo of denouncing him lor the exe cution of Ambrister and Yrbuthnot! Having named this incident, I feel it right to state my entire conviction, that in this, as in every other act of his public life, lie pr<> ceeded under a deep sense of what ho believed to be the injunction of duty ; and duty was ever to him as the voice uf Heaven. "My Ood would not hrvo sinilod on me. ' (was his characteristic remark, when speaking ol this sft*ir to him who addresses you) "had I punished only the poor, g lioiant savages, and spared the white man who set them on The hour has at length come when lacksou believed i e may a second time retire to ruialoccupations, without danger of any further call to engage in the service ol the Union. The nation is at peaco with all the world ; the Indian tribes have been reduced to submission ; peaco reigns in all our borders, and tranquillity throughout the land. He resigns his commission in the army ; retuses the apiK>intmcnt of minister to Mexico, conferred on him I.y Piosident Monroe, not only because he desires no ol lioe of emolument or honor, but becanso he will not coun tenance, by his presence at the court of Itfisnw, ?'? substitution of a mouarchy in place of a republic, nor the means by which it has ^ee" effected. Other reasons concur, to enforce the step he has taken. Incessant toil in the vaiious duties of his command?ex posure to the hardships of military service in the warm climates of the South, anil es|>ecially in the swamps and morasses of Florida?have undermined his constitution; and retirement seems as needful to the preservation ot his own life, as it it to the happiness of tho*e who have so long been denied tha pleasure of his society. He does not deem it inconsistent with this feeling, to accept the iiHice of Senator in Congress, again conferred on him by his beloved Tennessee: for this honorable and compora tively easy service will still leave him, the greator por tion of the year, an inmate of the Hermitage. Hut his mission is not yet ended. " Peace hath her victories, No loss renowned than war." \nd many such victories he is yet to win. By spontane ous uprisings of the people, in his own and other States, he is presented to the nation as a candidate forthehigest trust. Though not at first invested with this dignity, his three competitors, each long and honorably identified with the civic service of the Union, are lett behind him in the race. In due course of time another contest ensues. He is raised to the Chief Magistracy by more than two to one of the electoral votes. I In surveying, from this high eminence, the field ol duty to which he has been called, he perceives that with mnny foreign States we have unsettled subjects of dis pute, growing out of claims to justice long deferred, for spoliations olour comraorrc, during that reign ol law less violence which, in the beginning of this century, disgraced and barbarized the maritime wars of Kurope. He sees that unless speedily adju?te I, they will e<cp'?-e us to the alternative either of sacrificing our national honor or of vindicating by the sword our unquestionable rights. Ho resolves that this state of things shall not continue; that 110 needless delay, 110 evasive subterfuge shall be allowed, that he will procec I. with all possible despatch, in the prosecution of his duty, " asking nothing that is not right, and submitting to no thing that it wrong;" and he believes that il this course be steadily and wisely pursued, peace will be preserved, and Justice he obtained. The result shows the sagacity of his conclusions. One after another, treaties are made and ratiflo I, hy which the-e subiecs of irritation, so grave and so dangerous, are all, at length, happily disposed of. In one case only is there any serious delay ; but this is the most important of them all ; for 4 is our ancient ally, the beautiful, the brilli int France of our own Lafayette, that neglects the performance of her duty. Jackson does not hesitate or waver in his course He deals with the greatest and most h?no?ed as he would havo dealt with the weakest and most humble ; ho tees to it that while the res|>ectful courtesies due to so distinguished a delinquent, are sedu, lniisly observed, no Jot or tittle of thh national honor Is lo?t or compromitp I In the end justice H secured ; the faith of treaties vindU'.a'eil-, the 1 e?ce ol Empires preserv ed. snJ France herself, on a fuller understanding of his conr c.does I101101' w itli r.h iracteristlc chivalry and glace, to tho " is/t dcJtr ?too iron will of the stern old man " His name through Europa rings, Filling ench mouth withe ivy or with pram, And nlllieijedou* mo isrcln with soxze, And 1 amors loud th it d milt remotest ai'igs ; and by his eoeigy and renewn our national character israi od to a height or glory never before attained by the American Kepnblic. In the meantime Jackson has been involved, at home, in conflicts protracted and se veie hired with the love of democratic liberty, and filled with /.eal for the constitution, he pursues sys tems of policy, and adopts a course of measures, which hrlnir on violent collisions with the interests passions, and prejudices of men in different quarters of the Union. In th? midst of the outbursts of paity , produced by the?e collisions, ho is re elected by a vote of three to one over all the other candidates, although the state of his nativity, formerlv foremost in his support, withholds her approving voice. Opposition to him I. fol lowed, on her part, hy resistance to the laws : the integ rlty of the Union Is threatened ; and the nation is exposed to the dangers ol a civil wsr*. Now it is, that Andsfw Jacvso*, superiot to the ('anger, s'u.l equal to the reme dy it requires, hy his fidelit), !m li. < iess and his wis; ilom achieves the most splendid an,, most enduring of his victoriai; averting from his country the stain and cursa of fratarMl blood 1 and giving to his memorable pledge, ?Ota FtocaAL Uwrats, it must ratsgavKD," the trength of a Axed raaolve, aad the m*Je?ty of a perpetual ?ruth White Um plaudits which now rise from ? vary4,