Newspaper of The New York Herald, July 21, 1845, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated July 21, 1845 Page 2
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' - i v w - v ii Jtlt D'.itilm tor Liverpool, and wifl pro ce I immediately for the United States. V'ljoitutM from Belgium state that C tpt D'Hondi, ?i i ?!? ship Indu-tnrl, hat made a <! icovery ol three new islands in Polyne-ia. Theatrical** At the Dhurv La.ne ? 1 tie Jlrus.-els operatic company, now pe "forming at ('.-vent Garden, are to be trnn f.-rred to Drury-luie Theatre, where they are to |<erform for twenty nights, alter tlie departure ol Made Thillon, In -t week. Mr. Mucrrady h|s been recently ]>erforniing at Bit miniiham and Worcester. At tlie lormer place he w oufti not consent to play to the usual prices ol admission, namely, it. Is. and tid.. which weie, tii refbre, raised to 4s., 2l , und Is. The result was what might have been expected, the manager lo-t considerably on the vv ek's engagement, as he had to i> iy Mr \lacready JCoO a night. although on some evenings the entire receipts of the house did not am< nnt to tliat sum Uouglass Jerrold's "Story of a Feather" ? oneol| the nin; i pungent ot his social satires ? has been dr imatisod (or the Strand Theatre, and w >s nnode ced. The nature ol the story ? loose in texture, and not rem irkably sttikiiig in its incidents or situation, ( affords small scope for tin-* playwright to work out , a very eft dive drama. At her M oestye theatre there h ts been the 'lri>ut : of two celebrated vocalists, and the i*-?pi*arance ot ! Mademoiselle Taglioui The singers were Made- ! uioist-lle Rossi C-;ccia, the principal soprano from ' the Opera at Lisbon, where she was an immense j 1 ivorife, and SigB'T Harroilhet. n highly esteemed ' barytone, from the Academic in 1'aiis Donizetti's ! opera of RoOcito Pnntux, which li is not been pla\- ' ed for four years m London, was revived, for the ; p rpose ?f bringing the new vocalists before the public. Tne announce bilU of tlv* smnmer operatic com pany 1 1 lis theatre have b--n i?aued. NLme. Euge nia < i irei i, is io tie the nnnctp d soprano. Vli Fit/william is fulflliug an encasement at the ! Q't -en's Theatre, Manchester. The houses are1 nightly crowded, iu consequence of the immense snce .sot "Tli Green Bushes." and the admirable i r.cnn^ of Mrs. Fitzwilliam, iu iter original part in ! tli t dr .in i, which it is the iut?nuon ot the manage- i tu*ut to inn throughout her engagement Tempi'* ton his given his vocal entertainments ui E tmhurgh and Glisgow wiih v<-ry great success, uccomp iniH bv Blewnt, who is a great favorite wi" j the guae t ilk ofthosi cit i?*s Templeton intends to \ pav brother .Tonath n a vist in tin* uutumn. M iss IJirch, accompanied bv her mother and sis- i ter, Eliza, has depirted lor O.-tend, on her way to ! Milan, where b!i? is engaged to sing at La Scala du- 1 lintj the approaching season. Mr ami ..Irs Charles Kean have been playing to j crowded houses in Guernsey and Jersey. On each [ night of their perform nice the pit of the theatre was 1 converted into boxes. Mr. Henry Phillips, the vocalist, arrived at Liver pool liy the Cambria on Friday, and proceeded by the evening train for London. The grand lyrical tragedy " Antigone," which, i upporte I by the talents of Mr nnd Miss Vandenbotf, with all the aids of m ignitic nt scenery arid chorus ses, lias been brought out at the Liverpool Ampin- : theatre. Theatre Royal, Liverpool, has b*en opened under the diree ion ol M. Mercier and H. Simpson. The Liver Theatre, Liverpool, has been taken bv Mrs. H P. G rattan Amal lias commenced his engagement at the St. Janus' in ihe French Company. At the Princess' Theatre, Douglas Jerrold's series ul matrimonial homilies, which, for some months pist have been the most attractive features in the columns ot Punch, under the title of Mrs. Cau dle's Curtain Lecture.-, has been produced. The Ofactarum, Grafton-street, East Totlenhani ouurt-road, tn London, is being converted into a theatre, intended, we believe, for private perform ances by the histrionics, Shuksperians, und otliei dram itic clubs. Some operas are to be produced. Tlie speculation i? tinder the direction of an Ameri can gentleman. The Brussels operatic company, now located at Covent Garden, have been going on with constantly increasing success. M. Tlialberg has just left London for the borders of the Klnne. The celebrated pianist is engaged to play at eight concepts between t'aris and Str?jsburrr. Drury L tne does nothing hut ring the changes on the Enchantress and the Bohemian Girl, between Madame Thillon and Miss Hainforth The only thing lately produced in tin shape ol' novelty has been a b.itiet, ended Xathalic, nu, La ljuitieri Suim. It is as absurd und nonseiisir :l .is lie--.? linngs ge..- ? eralty are; but it serv' s as ; vehicle for some pretty ; dancing iiy . lad iiir* Gu.inl ; and Sihrain. We ob- j serve tii .i thi- i'i -atre closes on the termination ot ! Madame 1 billon - vngtyement, the week ailei next | La Mmlte dt Port i'i ( MtuantiHo) is announced. It is upon this opera thai Auber's reputation will i^r- I munenily rest : and it will lie i*r formed, for the first tinie in England, in sucjj a manner to give r.n idea of its ninsical greatness. A new piece h<s been produced at the Adelpiii i Theatre, under the title of M I'eg Woffington, or The State ^ecr* t." The picce c in scarcely be c..il- | ??d a dram ?, so exceedingly sketchy is it iri plot ? tid : chareeter. Meyerbeer'; Robert l> Diublt, has been produced i !n London. It i- said that tins i.pera, unquestiona- 1 b y tne chef d'reuvrt ol its eminent anther, is one ol tne most popular th it has ev r npiieared. Lltcrntnrr, Rod well's new novel, " The Memoirs of an Ui.i btella," comes out next week : an enormous shower of approbation is expected to tall upon it the moment it is 0|>eued. fhat it muy be hailed with enthusiasm, and have a long rain (reijm,) is our henrtv wish. The dtiienmum of th*- 2lstult. contained an adver- i tiseinent offering jt;io<)ii for the best painting ot the Baptism of Christ ; two years ire allowed lor Hie completion ol the pictures which will be publicly exhibited. Trie Presidency of the Royal Academy has been resigned ny >ir M A Shee ; i.nu we regret to learn thut continued iii health has been the cause. Mr. Harrison Ainsworth has undertaken the edit orship of the .\iu Monthly Magazine. The "Eureka," an extraordinary piece of me 18 now exhibited at ihe Euyptian liall, Picad illy, Loudon. It is a machine for making L itin verses, die pulling ot a .mall rope being all | that is necessary to construct a hexameter line, true j as to scansion, and Derfectas to sense. Liondoii Ohltunrle*. Lieut fren S i'arrv, colonel commandant ot the 8th battalion ot Hoyal Artillery, dirt] on Friday list, at his residence on Woolwich Common On the 2-Jih nit., lit Kimberly, the Right Hon. Charlotte L.iur-t Lady Woodhouse. The Attorney 'ieneral , bir Wrn Follett, M P, died on the 29th after 1 in- ' tjering tor several days He wns 17 years old 27th, ? at hi? residence, New-grove, Mile-end, London, Jo seph Someg, Lsq . M P. tor Dartmouth. The t'urg (laztttr unnn'inces the de.ith of Cardinal On- j iccini, one of the most eminent diplomatist* of the ! Papal See. The Hon. Capt. s^les, ot the Scotch Ftieileer ( Juards, was killed the oilier day by being | thrown fronts horse. ( 'n the lWth ult. . Richard Caton, Esq , of Maryland, in the eightieth year of ! hi u age. Mr. Caton was tne father ot three Fnglish Peeresses ? the Marchioness (it Wellesley, the Duchess of Leeds, und Lady Stafford. London iiihI Par In Fashion* for July. Extracted from " The World ol Fashion '' Monthly Magazine of the ' ourts of l omlon and Pans. Halt, shaded. aro of tlio latest fashion They are com posed of a quantity of gau/e fold", the color* being ?ha ilel acioe*, from a very lisflit hue to the darkc?l *h#de. Foi in-tance, upon a citron colored one the first it of the 1 palest straw color, the deepest nn l l-.st fol I being ot the hue of the mm igold, tho intermediate toljs being of the giftduoted (hades. II 'at km:: lh t< >i Some of tho most laahioriaHe are made ol inouFselhie, either in white or colored. These mousseling* dc soi are ii. great request, and are general ly made up alte: the following i\i ,liion: 'I'he corsage ? lomi-hu.-que. and with lacings filling hack a ceintuie the sleeves a la ru.-M , the skirt tiimmed with two broad volants, or deep flounces. Kvening or dinner dresses are principally composed ot the gr is grain lilac, mauve. or verdant green, handsome ly triinmeil with two llcm:. os of magnificent hroadhlnck l?ce, put on nearly p' ?in, and of a ? ?oth i< kind ol pattern. The bertho worn over the coisage i> of the ?ame deserip tion ol lace, and sufficiently deep to f ill a little below the waist, and jufct over the front ol the arms. Palrtuti. ? Several of our first rate modistes are com mencing to bring forth this style of over-all dress : they aie denominated the paletot d'ete, and are ma le entirely of Mack and white lace. We very much doubt their be eoming universal, being not only very expensive but | mostly intended lor carriage or afternoon dress. i/ui'iif Ul$. A very fanciful looking one, and one with which our Tiotde*?e are much please 1, ha* juit appeared, eompo'edof white crepe glissant, on a pink satin The ends of this mantelet aie rounded at the bottom, the |>elerinc tres ample, and over each arm i* a scam, by the aid of I which tlie ends me fulled to the top of the waist, and j then juncion with the- pelerine produces a kind of denii- j wanilie. the ? li le ot the mantelet being encircled with | a pink satin ribbon InngK" with pink, having in the centie a ver) narrow while stiipe, the pelerine being 1 ornamen'ed with three rows of this rihhon. ruche a 1? Tielle Tho e intenJed lot promenade nre made in shot and glace silks, sueh ns tne following one ; a relletn, 1 blue and iiink, formed deep, and rounded nt the hack, : cut t erjr sloping over the top of the shoulders, descend - : jug down the fiont in long square ends, and trimmed upon j tne hack with tim e volants, edge I with a fringe termi- ! uating in a point at the bend ol tho arm . laces are also j mm h ii ed lor the trimming of the e kin I ol? mantelets the) are generally put on as a kind of frilling round the two capes or pelerines, and plain upon the front part of j the ends ; others nre decorated with three row s ol fringe, a In fontaque, or w ith gau/.e ribbons, forming round plait*. -Nothing can equal the coquettish and faieinn ting n| pearan.o of the cap* of the present day . pink and blue are th? colors always most in vogue, notwith standing which, we see them trimmed with ribbons of a darker hue, such us deep blue, green, groscille, and vio let . some very distinguished looking one* we have ie m aiked decorated with trimmings ol velvet. 4rtntt$ nre commencing to b? quite rethrrrhr Iti their api esrancc. For Instance, aothmg can be more r ? ?' ?? n ? drc ' ru-npv.c.l of the tl**u* Vpmphn. ? * i' i " tl i ii 1 1 the cot <t.'e having |eelty ! I in . in i.fj iiuck and a ceiuluru . sleeve# u 10 i iitoinaue, liavlug undo* onoe of tome Lqfht material. j 1 He tissu Memphis is now in great favor, And is only made in li'lit colors, plain or in stripes, plaids, or semis ? to poii. 1- or home costume bareges :m?i Urtalin muslin* aie preferred, 'ho urnter in jiratty ibaltd stiipes, the blouse bo Ij and the skirt porfoctly simple ; whilst those in pink tartalan ;ire made with tlieiireciun body, and the ~kirt ornaments I w itti four broa I fold*. The sleeves are lieticrally niade the same > idth at the top at at the wrist, w here they* are lulled into a hand of surticient width to allow of a trinim n;j composed of three rows of lace, put on so as to toucb one anothei and very slightly lulled Fashi'inuhli > >r ior the present month arts principally pink, blue tiurterelle, wliite, every shade of gnen. poussiere, lilacs, a. id grey. Mixed colors aie still much in vogne , they are generally of the most opposite hues, such as a Nankiu color, ami red, pink, and green. 'I'lic ( ro|M. H'e have hid a much lower range of tempera ture .lining tia' week now terminated, than that experienced eaiiiei in the month indeed, since Thurs day, it ha* been cold lor the time ol year, und a con si fertile quantity of rain has tsllen. Though the etato of the weather has not been such us to give rise to any uneasiness, the absence ol geuial warmth may, of itseu, ho viewed .is unfavorable, when the lateness ol the spring, and the consequent backwardness ol the crops, are taken into consideration. Kveu with the most aus picious w eather, the hai v e?t can scarcely be expected to be early ; any occurrence, tending to retard vegetation, Is, therefore, of iinpirtanco'; and in so excitable a state are holders of wheat, that very little would surttce to induce them to raise their pretensions. Up to the piesent pciiod there ute very lew complaints respecting tlio ap pearance of the wheat plant, excepting that it is about a fortnight later than at this time last year; indeed, the re verts from all quarters generally describe its aspect as lealthy and promising; notwithitan ling which, holders ol '.ne article have displayod much firmness, and it may be readily c JiH'eived what effect woul t he produced ou prices, should the weather hereafter ussume a leas pro pitious character. That even greater importance than usual should be at tached to Dih ultimate result of the harvest, is princi pally owing to th? exhausted state of the stocks of old wneat in all parts of F.urope, an. I the consequent ditll culty which il.ere would be to supply our wants in case we should really require ioreign us- stance. In addition to this fact, the prospects for the next harvest are stated to be far Irom sati lactoiy in those countiiesfrom whence we are in the habit of drawing the greater part of our I'oteign supplies iB scarce year-.; an I any thing like an active British demand would, in all probability, cause an immediate rise to take pi ire at all the Baltic ports. Krom what we have above Stilted, it must be apparent that li olders of vv heat, in this country, have leason to re dact before parting with their old stocks ut low latos; and nothing hut uninterruptedly tine weather can, in our opinion, cau.se tho value ot the a.ticle to fall below its pi eseiit lev el Our Scotch ndviccs speak very favorably of the weatner.aud the appearance of the country , and stocks ol U he.it being rattier important at some ot the princi pal towns, less firmness h::s been displayed there than j at tho Southern markets Edinburgh lettors, of Wednes- ' day. state that the quantity of Wheat brought forwu rd by the farmers hal provei more than equal to the de mand, and that sales had proceeded tarililv at a decline of 1 s to Is lid per qr. barley had about maintained its previous position ; but the value of Oats had fallen Is to Is 6d per qr. since that day se'naight At Glasgow no material variation occurred in quotations on Wednes* day, but business was dull From Ireland the accounts of the weather and the crops continu ? very satisfactory. 'I'he generally nour ishing aspect of tho country, and the dull reports from this - de. had not been without influence on the trade in grain Wheat at several of the leading markets had been sold at rather reduced terms, aud even Oats had slightly receded. In the western parts of the island the ?docks of the latter grain are still, we believe, rather large, an i sooner or later the bulk ol w hat is held there will find its way across the Channel. ? 31<trk I. ant Ex prris, Junr 30. Markets. London Mom-:* Mahkk r, July 3. ? The money market has, for tlie last fortnight, becu very quiet. The trans actions have been quite of a routine' character, and not of sufiicient weight to sway tho market. On the whole there has been n decline of about \ percent, or rather more Consols at the close of the market to-day being quoted 98 to 99J foi the Account; Bank Stock. -.'10V to J 1 1 J ; Exchequer hills, to 67s premium; Three per Cents Reduced, !>9f to f; Threo-an l-a-Uuarter per Cents 102 to 1 ; Long Annuities, 11J; and India Bonds, Tlsto 73s premium The market for Foreign Securities has been very inactive, and there is not in other respects any prominent feature Trices have been generally steady. Mexican have shown a tendency to advance. Columbia have improved in value in consequence of Messrs. Baring Brothers having commenced the conver- ion of the New Grenadian portion of t lie ? olumbiun debt, and the pay m it oi" is. 6.1 dividend. This produced a little business :*t the time ol the announcement of such being their in tention. but the dealings did uot assume any important character. Spanish have been flat, with les- fluctuation than is even ordinaiilv tho cafe when operations in tl at n.arketarc quite a? limited as they have been through out the week. Sjianish Three per cents left off 383 to 3l?| ; the Kive per Cents. -JT; to j; Portuguese, til) toi!Gj: Peruvian, 81 to3'J; Mexican, 3d] to 37; the Deterred. -1 to . : Dutch Two and a Half per Cents, to the Koui per < ett'.s, u- to fl'4; Danish, 881 to 89$: Columbian. 17? to I- '; Chilian, 9\ to 101; Buenos Ayres, to 46J; Bi l/.ili.m. S9 to 90; and Belgian. 99 to 100. A very spi.ited meeting of tho Mexican Bondholders wa-. held on Tuesday, the object of winch was to take mea- ores to compel Viessis Lizardi St i o. to p <y over the funds remitted to them by the Mexican Government for the payment of the dividends, and deliver the accounts overto Messrs Schneider and i o . the newlv appointed agents; ti e sum t tpposed to he in their hands is be tween ?tid,ooO and 4*10,000 Me -srs Li /ardi state lhat I th-.-v i.ave no fund- : it suppo ed they have applied ' lem to other payments than the legitimate ore ol pay ing the interest, but they decline to render to the new .'.'?mi's any account, or deliver to them any document*. n:i;esi thay are prepared to discharge a claim tUejr make u withe e xic.m government lor a large balance which ti.e> ij is due to thern. The meeting appointed a com niatee, who were authorized to take legal steps, if ne ? ?oss.irjr (the espen eol which r ! i ?? bondholders Hgieed to pa.. ' to compel \!essrs. Li/ardi k I o. to handover the niune; s legitimately owing to the bondholders. Li v k ? i I, Co I t ON M* UK . ? neptirl ft ir I In wftk ritti in.: June 30.? The ir. rease) demand lrom the trado, which act in at the middle ol la-t week, as noticed in our ??trciilai u Fridaf, his been continued up to the present tim<' . perhaps it is more limited to-day than ;t has been ?in o that peiioX The resulthas been a slight strength ? nil g of prices, apply ing only to the ini Idling elates of An eric an ? :i iption ;. In other rcspe ts *.v e aie ; ; i as be fo ? ? tli.it i -. favorably influeiu c i by the goo ! tn.de a id fine weather, und kept in check by our large stock. Theic i however, a little speculation going on daily il.OOO American have been taken on speculation, and ISi.o \merican for export. Total number ol sales, 47, "To bales [Krom the ' ircular ol the United Brokers ] The demand I'iom the trade, as well as on speculation, '.ii been good throughout tho week, end as the late ;ir rivals have n-t been pressed upon the market, hoi !ers of Kmerican have obtained the full quotations of Friday last. Other descript: ;ns have been in fair demand, and ,re:ierallv maintain previous ra'.cs. Speculators have taken II, oik) American and exporters IHK) American. Total amount of sales, I7."70 hales. IIli'oiit roh tiik V.'i i h i n n i n i , J t; jrr 27. ? [From the ? 'ircular of Messrs. George lloit?i o ]? There is little or no altciation in prices this week; but as wo have had a constantly good demand from the tia le, joined occn sioually by some ] urchases ou speculaSon, our former currency na? been steadily maintained, and in some in stances, in the middling qualities of American, a slight advance has been pa. I. Our quotations remain as before This steady and long-continued large buying on the part of consumers is founded upon the very prosperous statu of trade, and the good promise of its continuance. There can be no doubt that this good demand would have en tirely changed tho position of prices in an upward di rertion, had our stock only been moderate in amount On the other hand, it is almost l ev ond question that o'ir large stock would have pressed us to a still lower point had not this extraordinary revival in our manufactures taken place. Tho point of great inlr'rest, therefore, is to watch tor any disturbing cause to the relative positions of 'supply and demand 80 far as regards the pecuniary lr.ribties of holding cotton, th*y ar ? likely to continue abundantly ea-y, as they have been for a long time past. The steamer Great Western is arrive I, With rumors of the possibility of a war arising out of the question of the annexation of Texas 11,600 Amerii ; ri and 300 Surat iv ' been taken on speculation: and I, .'<00 American, 600 remains-, and lino Surat far f-xport. Total amount of sa.i 1. 4l.ti70 bal<". , t mm the < ir*ular 01 the I n,'" 1 Brokers. ] The demand from tlie tia. In. 'swell on speculation, hn continue,: good md all descriptions have pai taken 1 1 the got. 1 il inquiry: bu\ n the ?te~ks are free'y o: fered, no change in j rice ti occured, except in Sea I ; i l. whi.-h has been in extensive request at an advance d dj erlb 1 1 ,h00 Amorican and 300 .Surat have been taken on peculation, and I60O American. 630 I'ernambu co 'tid 600 suiat for export. 'I he total amount of sales 10 770 bales. Ki.roiti of 1 111. * ottov Msaarr, JnLT 3? For the last five days the ssles <,f 1 otton amount to 110 less tha 10 000 bags, including about 13 000 vi Inch havo 'ieen taken <>n speculation. During the time specified 1 tie market ha* ha.' an animated appearance, and prices tin ve exhibited an upward tendaacy. Tho middling qual ities \ir,eri( an met an advance of in the caily part of tic 1 resent week, which has been firmly suppoitud ever since. 1.1 v 1 1 i'i.ui Pain i? ion Market, July 4. ? Our market for 1 v mi ican Proauce has been genuraiiy dull throughout; 'lie past month, and the whole business tiansacted has 1 neen much under toe usual amount. Beef has had a very limited sale, the rntes demanded for the finest brands be- I nig considered too high by the dealers, who have con- | lined their purchases to good secondary brands, at from 1 .s to ot, and as the mtikot is now getting bare of such ? pialities, the demand must return to the liner sorts, the holders ol which will have to submit to leduced nites in ! order to secure any extensive sales We lower our quotations is to 3s, at which we look for an improved business in the present month The stork now iu Liver pool i? ovei -noo tierces, which, with the shipments at | piesent on the way, will bt nearly sufficient to meet the temand during the remainder ol the season. Pork ha Iso had a dull -ale, but prices are sustained, and are likely to he kept at their present scale as tlm stock of liish is 1 ow IikiiI, and theie being some export demand which w ill pio! ably lea l to a larger business. < heese continues to have ;i satisfactory sale, n nd we nre enabled to retain our previous quotations. I'ne great bulk of 'i.i r late imports being ot an interior quality and in bad ; eoping order, have been sold at from ids to .'>os, at which ?es all now on the mai ket w ill l.e cleat ed off By the 1 heat Western, just arrived, the first shipment of new ' ee?e h?s reached us ; they have been tended in fine b 1 lint being evidently the earliest makos, they aie d?. ??nt inquality, ami will only secure a satisfactory -ale ? "1 eiiut nc? of the baie state of the market Lard i' been ii, limited demand, as regards t tie general quali since the ,lnte of our last circular, but owing to an 1 sunl 1 y small import and reduced stocks, its previous ? i .ue has been maintained. I'm line l.ard, in keiri , the ' ?"nand remains good. Grease Butter has again ad price, lis being nov. obtainable. Hides have 1 n dull sale during the month, and with heavy imports no stock is now largei than it has beon for sometime , here nave been few imports of North American, ? Willi h oui quotation, aie still obtainable. Hemp, of 'ingrowth . ; 1 lov ;sie, tha quality not be. 11 infavoi . 4 : h louse vs . I n o the aiticle ; X'il . die enrrent value of tns beet parools No demasd 1 1a Clever Seed, the speculative lemanl V. living quit# Cease . [.inter 1 ( ake has now only a small retail sale, at ?b ' ??? to?rt UK, the htterprice being obtainable for the I est s imples of tiiiu oblong only. Rosin is lower, the usual nudities of amber not being saleable over it 9d to St. I )r the finest transparent Rosin 3s ikl might he ob tained. Import! of North American Produce, lrom 1st tn 30t i June, 181.'), inclusive : Krom C kited States ? lloef, 203> tierces, u.'u brls ; Cork. 628 brls ; Hams. 15 casks ; Tallow, 231 lilids, 1M brls ; Lard, 1177 brl?, 2278 kegs ; ' Kees#, iM cu*Us. 1173 boxes ; Ashes, 76 pot ; Hides, 3(<S4 ; Hour, -.3 brls. Krom < auada? Fork, 63 brls; V?hes. 1308 pot, 1590 pearl ; Wheat, 1423 qrs ; Klour, 21,968 brls. i Lo- i'o\ July 3 ? Trade continue* healthy in all its de | l>ait merits, and an active demand bat prevailed since our last, lor almost every description ol Produce. h'orsome I days past, the weather has been wet and unsettled, and prices ol Wheat have ad\ nnced 2 a 3s, with a speculative I demand; we do not apprehend, however, lliut any in 1 jury lias been done thus far to the crop*. Ashes ? With , out demand, and prices nominal: U. S. I'ots 22s 3d, Pearls ! 23* (id; stock, 9,798 bhls. Cochineal Sales 100 bags, ; llond silver 4s lOd. a 6s fid, black 6a 4d a 6s iid; Mex. sil ver 4- Sil a Ss; black 4s lOd a SsiKl; stock only 994 bags, I Cocoa Kirm without much doing A good demand lor , < oflee for home uso, and prices rather dearer; good ord ; Nnt;\ .? (,'e) Ion 49 a 60s; ( osta Rica 4i> a AOs; Mocha, gar | bled,.' 6 a 70s; Jar a 3d a 48s. Kxport kinds also more sought after, with better accounts from Holland. Ant werp m l Hanibro, and about 2000 bags good to fine ord. Brazil sold at 31 a i Is 6d. In the Mediterranean, too, the mi tide is atti acting more attention, as stocks are get ting reduced, and it cargo of 6000 bags regular firsts Rio , taken afloat for Trieste at 31s 3.1 per cwt. Copper sheathing firm at lOd per lb. Owing to the unsettled ? tnte of the weather, there has been tome Jittlo excite ment In our t oru market, and pricos of Wheat have ad vanced 2 a 3s per qr. Canada Klour brings 40 a 27s per i>bl , I ut no sales IS, which is held at -Os in bond. In dian ( ora free, 28 a 31s, present duty nils per cwt. Drugs Opium not to be had under lie. tki per lb., the stock being nil held by ouo house. Cainuhor forced ott'at 90s per cwt, but there are no longer tellers at that; Hum Ahimi ?4 lt)s a Jl 1 os, -hellac 30s a ?' * s ; Rhubarb Od a ?.'slid none but line saleable; Bombay Arabic 70i a 80s to IOC's. Hemp quiet; St Petersburg'!. clean, ?2 7 This is the usual dull >c ison tor Hide-. 600 salte t, Irom New York, lately arrived, fold on landing at 3jd per lb. In digo Upward of 17 OOOchs will be ottered on tlie 8th in i -tint, market very quiet, and as the advices from Cal I cutta ?cem favorable loi the uext crop, we may expect ?athoi lower prices it holders are determined to realize; i Stock 36,192 chs against 2'.?,9I0 last \ ear. 1'iices of Irou continue to fluctuate: to-day. we could buy com. bar in | Wales at jt"7 10s, Hails ?9 10s. and Welsh Pig at ? 6 As i per tou. Common Pig in the Clyde lirm at ?3 7s (3d, net cash. Ivory? 32 tons 1'. I and ;> tons African, recently ar rived, sold freely at public sale at e>ti?mu rates. Teeth, 70 to 100 lbs ?27 a ?19 6s; 4U a till lbs, ?24 a ?28; 20 a I 40 lh> A' 19 a ?24. Scrivellocs. billow, ?16 a ? 22 ; solid, ! cut, ?23 a ?29 10.*; uncut ?18 a ?24 per cwt. Lard? Sells freely at 38s to 4 'is, and a rinall lot of very fine 44s 6d per cwt. Bri. Lead advanced to ?19 10s per tou. Linsce I Cakes readily salea! lo at late quotations. Oils generally quiet ; Sperm nominally ?80 to 82 ; sou ttieru. ?28 to 28 ; (Jallipoli, ?39 to 40 ; Spanish, ?36 per tun; Linseed, ?26s to 26 s 3d ; Rape otis to 36 Oil per cwt. Kng. refined sperm Is Id per lb. Quicksilver still held at 4s lid. llice in brisk request ; 1 uroline steady at 17s to 21s tor Eng. dressed. Saltpetre firmer, 33s fld to We for Uengnl ; 1 100 tons nitrate soda sold at 1 Is 6d. Seeds ? Black Sea lin-eed 43s to 44s ; K.ast India 43s 6d; Sessa mum Egyptian 63s per qr. Raw Silk ? Owing to the ad vance ill prices in Italy ami France, holders of China have sold c onsideroble parcels from 16? to I'.U for Tsat iee ; Bengals also firmer ; 1 0t?0 bales each of Bengal ami China will be offered at auction 16th inst. Stock; 9.3 17 hales Bengal and 1,244 China. Spelter ?31 10s. Sheet zinc ?32 per ton Spices ? Pepi or, Sumatra, 2}d to 23d ; Malabar 3Jd to 3Jd, rather firmer; pimento 2|d to 3fd j cinnamon Is 9d to 4s 9d. Cloves? Bourbon 8}d to lOd ; Arabo} ua Is 3d to 2s 3d, and nutmeg* 2s 3d to 2s '.Id; 6200 chests' cassia have just arrived and will shortly be otter ed at auction. Sugar for home use has again been dealt in largely, and at rather higher prices, but the market was quieter yesterday. Kor foreign advanced rates likewise obtain ed, but business curtailed from the limited quantity of fering; sales comprise 4,000 lilids PR and ( uba Musk, 24s to 2 Is Od; 20,400 bags Manilla, 24s to 26s 6d; 4,800 boxes brown and yellow Havanna, 24s 9d to 27s; 4,200 do white 37t te 38:i; 300 tons white llia/il afloat at 28s tid to 29s, and 370 cases old brown Rio at 22* cwt. In all the near ports, prices have an upward tendency, while in tlio Me diterranean they are daily advancing, though at present still below us. \tSt. Petersburg, 4000, lbs crushed lumps | sold at Ro. 30, but nothing done in white Havana. Prices of Tallow have advanced at St Petersburg to Ho. 110, equal to about 42s here; market dull with us at 40s on spot, and 40s 6d lor last three months, but town melted stc idy at 43s , nnd supply said to bo short. Stock about O.h.sii tons. Tea market steady, but the public sales 2oth ult. want off flatly, ami only 3.500 packages found buy ers of 14 000 oflered. Stock 1st inst . 31,780,000 lbs. Tin held firmly at 87s to S8s lor Bancs, and Ms for 1st Straits. Very little doing in Tobacco, but the general teuor ol the advices from America keeps holders tirni. stock 0.815 hhds Va , 19,897 Ivy., and 1.-6 >id ; total 2fi,ti(>8 lilids. Yurpentile sells slowly from 8h 3d to 8s <M per cwt Whalebone dull, aud w e doubt if Br. S. would bring to day over ?220 per ton. Liverpool Co aw Mabkkt, July 3. ? Tho continued good accounts from all paits of the country as to the ap pearance ot the crowing crops has prevented auy spec ulative transactions eitliei in Wheat or Hour. About oiiOO bushels * .iiiadiau red V> heat sold at 6s lid per 70 lt^s. For Canadian Klour, 27s per bbl. generally de marnled, but little business done. U. s. Sweet 27 a 29; sour '^1 a 2">; lnd. Corn, 4^0 lbs., 28 a 30. Liv.srooi , July 3 ? Ashes verv depressed ? Pot 22-; fid a 22s 8il j er cwt., ami Pearl 2ls per cwt. Brimstone verv inactive ? .'ii; tons sold at ?1 16s a ?6 per tou from quay. Cassia l.ignea ? A fuw ch. sold at 60s to Cos ]>er cwt. Cocoa ? More upward tendency ; while in the ?lediterrancan they are daily advancing, though at t>rcs i nt till below us. Vt St Petersburgh, 1000 lb.-,, crushed lumps sold ut Ro. !t but nothing done in white iluvaua. l*i ice-< of Tallow have advanced at St. Petersburgh to lio 1 10, equal to about 4Js laid down lieic ; market dull mih us at It's on the spot, and 40> tid lor the last three ino.itus. Tea steady, but the public, sales on the 2 >th ult went ?i!' flatly, aud only 3 ,00 packages found buyers of li.ooo offered* stock, 1st lust., .'II ,780.00<i lbs. Tin held firmly .it * to ?v< lor Banc.a, and 81s lor first quality Straits Very little doing in Tobacco, but tne ge.ieml tenor of the advices fioin America keeps holder- tiim ? tock 6616 hhds. Virginia. 19,8!'7 do Kentucky, and 166 | ','iary land ? total 2ri,Uti.-i hhds. l'urpe:mne sells slowly I fro i , 8s 3d to 8s '? ! par cwt. Whalebone dull, and we i douht if British Southern would bring to-day over ?220 ! per ton. Manchester, June 28.? While the printers ami mer chants aie complaining ol the unusual calm in trade, our manufacturers and spinners nre not only busy, but ob taining higher rates; the natural conclusion is, that buy ers ai e anticipating a good autumn trade, and purchasing or making contracts in anticipation ? 27 inch 66's, Is lOtil I a 3d, and 72 s 6s Sd a 6<i; 1" inches also in better ue niand. aud 91b. OS's telling freely at 10s a 10i 3d In Leeds, demand lor heavy goods slow, but market generally firm. Wool trade brisk, und prices high. At Hudderf field, trade very active, and demand good, but pi ices low. At Halifax, more business done in the short wool trade tnan usual; but owing to scarcity of low wool, prices higher \ ery little doing in tho long wool trade, as spinners will not give the advance now usked for new wools. Trade in nece-hall stationary; princi pal call for lastings, plainbacks. merinos, Ike. ? Roch dale I'annel market rather flat, but manufacturers firm. At Brailfoid.ii good business done, chiefly in piece goods suitable for the couijtry trade. lUmr Mahhf.t, July 1.? Since writing tlie above. the advice" by the Great Western ami the Cambria have come to hand, 'l'heie was a good ileal of animation in our muiket yesterday after the icceipt ol the news, and riOOObale* were sold at an advance of fl to 2; to-day the market i<i cjuiet, the sales being about 1000 bales only. .MAaiMLLKi. ? Ah improvement seeuii to have taken place iu the sale of unrcDncd Sugar at this market, prices Having arisen from 32 to 34fr. per f>0 kit. in bond. Cot ;ee, in the absence of an abundant supply, maintains the rate* formerly quoted. Cotton has met a better demand lately on accouut of the favorable intelligence receivod lroin the l/nited Stales, upwards of 700 bales from that place having been placed on a par with Havre prices, and in some cases below them; the rates are, good oidi nary Louisiana 71 to 71 l'r., ordinary 66 to 67. very ordi nary 00 to 81. and 81, and inferior .'>0fr. Hamhi Rfili.? The easterly wind has detained all ar

rivals by sea, so that importers of < oflee retired lroin the market, and limited tiansactions to about 3,500 bags Brazil, at from to 3J i-ch. I nre lined Sugar has oh. tained rather improved trice*. Cotton has ready t-ale, and the superior kinds from the 1 nitad States maintain linn rates as there is but little of that sort to bo had; in ferior qualities, however, con be obtained on a little lover term*; the latest sales comprise PI hale* ef New Oricins at :ij sell, 1 .Ml!) Georgia at tbe suioe price, -itm-k of ? arolina llice n.iull : this .uticic therefore, re tains ita favorable position. Nothing worthy ol remark connected with Hides. W'haio Oil is disposed of at 30 and Blubber 46 matks. Wstcrdam. Cofleo market steady, and prices firm. Little change hi sugai; it is especte.l rn'es will advance on the .Id of July < otton in good demand, and au ad vance of I to 4 j c . has taken plane; I'. S ( ottou at pro rent is quoted at 111 to '<0. Nothing important in Tolic o; Maryland without any notable alteration; market quiet, and first band sales confined to 66 hhds. ol Kou Mirky; a caigo of 47.? hhds. found buyers by private sale Hottkhham. ? Good ordinary Ja^a ? oflee is h?!d at :1c., a price which buyers seem unwilling to advance, i nielincd hugar was Jj il denier than the medium prices of last sales, as there is a want of disposable articles, itice is not iu such good reuuest, owing to Lie high price* asked by sellers, ' otton lia? a regular tind steady demand. New Vork Ashes, ol la45, paid I3j fl. in bond, those of 1844 brought 1.1 fl.; the article is repretentedM being scarce. \?Tw?f>r Market* ra'her quiet. ' offoe as lasj quoted; good ordinary St. Domingo 11 j to rlc. I'rire lined Sugar sells readily at former rates; 6H3 boxes ol inferior iiavuna sold at 164 to lfij fl. The demand for j Cotton good, prices as la?t quoted. On the 1 1th nit , I UOOtofl^OO bales L . S, ' ottou, 1,000 for exportation, ; ?old on speculation for English account, amounting to 1 UUo.ooO francs Hire ??> last repotted; t.it i arolina . ./Id at 15 to 15$, last year's grow th 14 to 14} fl. I'ot \shes stationary In Tobacco, Spices, and other arti cles nothing worthy of report < ai.i ' rr*. May 10 ? Indigo? \ccounts fro i all tho districts are favorable for the crop Sugar -The new crop of Benares continues to arrive in small quantities, an I meets ready pur?ha<?rs llaw Silk Little done, ;i:rl as the stock is accumulating. holders nre likely to reduce their demandt. 'orans Sale* laige; but all ex ? ept tho very best which arc still scarce, uro to be had >'ii somewhat easier terms. Saltpetre \ belter Inquiry ; and during the week a large business done for the home i.uket and America, s ellac declined, and little good now remaining. I nr liye in good demand, but no largo *ales tins week Hides Superior in I lir demand, but i.ncea of lowei somewnat reduced export* continuo large. I.inseed Kxtensivo transactions lor American account, and the high prices now demanded prevent all (? orations for the home maiket SaPlower Arrivals of ?w crop continue to be bought up freely inthei above list quotations. Cotton We notice a partial irsump t ion ot shipments to China Opium The bazar has con tinued in the most excited state , and pi ice* have Latin driven up nearly 100 Co s rs poi chest during the week, And are still on the rife freight* unaltered. ( otton ' i ,-e good* Market improved, and piii es of nearly all .!?? . ? 'ijs suitt I fn: l e seat i Hun and tend upward, j u.iei further declined I ^change improving? li. ! Iiifd. at 10 ra* | new YORK HERALD. ' ivTU York, MoatUy, J"'y IH4!>' | If raid Unpplrmtnt. In consequence of the pre** of foreign ne ws and the irreat desire to obtain the account of the fire, which we gave yesterday, we issue a supplement this morning lor the city subscribers. It will contain, with the said account, a corrected map ol the burn district. ? The Foreign News. The Britannia arrived at Ho^ton last Saturda> morning, with intelligence half a month later from all parts of Europe. It is of very little consequence in a political way, but in a commercial point of view it is interesting, if not important, especially to the Southern Stat -s. We refer the public to the careful compilation on the outside. They can there see the gist at well as the detail. The Great Western with one day later news was due yesterday, and we hourly expect her arrival. The Late Uroat Flie-O.ic or Two Reflec tions Thereon. A gre it public calamity, such as that which has just visited our city, is by no means a subject which we would prefer to dwell upon in thought or on paper ; the mind instinctively feels a repugnance to do so, and discretion would tell us to forget its hor rors, if that were possible, at the earliest moment But who can forget the rapid march of the destruc tive clement, marking its course with dismay and terroi I What mind is so formed as to discharge the painful impressions produced by devastation ol pro perty aud loss of life ; the elegant mansion tottering t<j it fall ; the munificent resources of commerce ; the various production of mechanical ingenuity; the prized accumulations of exemplary industry, all con founded in one overwhelming and indiscriminating ruin I Such sad realities bind the attention in pain ful durance, and it is neither unbecoming to admit the bonds nor sympathize with the greater sufferers from the physical causes. Utile space is afforded by the columns of a dail> paper to indulge in reflections such as the moralist would make. How many salient and appropriate observations might be his on the instability of hu man possessions, the evanescence ot mortal hopes, and the liability of man, however prosperous, to ad versity and calamity. Whnt a poor guarantee is af forded by granite walls and iron doors against the career of the elements. What a feeble shield ure in surance institutions to protect the sanguine trader from absolute pauperism. Helpless, indeed, seems the dwellers in large cities when attacked by the insidious hostility of the elements ; all they can do is to lake proper precaution and use the means at hand to guard ngainst a recurrence of evil. It becomes a matter of paramount interest to in quire if there are not precautions never yet used a"aniit the awful conflagrations which are now awfully common, and which so often victimize New York. We think there are ; not perhai* practica ble by individuals, but within the power of munici pal authority. One or two words then to those who ure delegated to watch over public safety, and who represent the aggregate ?t the population in that ca pacity. It is proper, nay, it is absolutely necessary for them to interpose their power between the thoughtless as well as the malevolent, and the secu rity of the public ; they are called upon to inquire whether the culpable neglect of parties has been in strumental in causing the late loss of property and li( >. There are good grounds for suspecting such was the case. It is a notorious fact that the fire that has laid a wealthy and business district of the city in a-hes, originated in an oil store ; it is also true that the awful explosion that contributed fearfully to the spread of the flames, was that of a store filled with materials of a highly dangerous character, to be found in the heart of a densely built neighbor hood In other places of this erring world, combus tible and explosive substance# are banished to re mote situations where they are incapable oi injuring life or properly; but in New Yoik it would appsnr as though we possessed an indemnity fiom the cf fects of rashness and folly, for he who so pleases may stulf a warehouse in ihe most populous street with gunpowder, saltpetre, salt of tartar and sulphur, whose union produces one of the most explosive compounds known. Now this is a nuisance und worse. There ouiiht to be an end put to it. No m in ought to be at liberty to fill his store with these dangerous substances, any more than be permitted to set man-traps and spring-guns in the public streets, or point loaded lire arms at the breasts of his neigh bors. for no better reason than to satisfy his humor. We expect to see an inquest held on what has taken place, and measures taken to prevent such fhgrant delinquency in future. On another topic connected with thi9 tire, one or two words. There is some ground for suspecting that business men of other cities may, in endeavor, i ui* to turn this visitation upon New York to their own advantage, add new injury to that which it ac tually suffers. New York has ardent rivals for com mercial prosperity. 'The custom of the Southern merchants, who are accustomed to come here to purchase goods, would be a bonne bonrhe for the mer chants of Philadelphia, Boston, "or Baltimore, and they may, verv lilOely, take some pains to convey the impression that the price and supply of goods may be affected in this market by the destruction that has occurred. All such attempts ought to prove futile, as they will, we think ; for there are no good grounds for any such representation as that New York cannot supply her customers as well ? nay bet ter, as u.-<ual, than any competitor. That there has been a heavy loss of mercantile commodities is true, but it amounts to but a drop in the fountain of mer chandize that is held by her opulent and enterpriz ing merchants. No market on the continent offers 1 lie same facilities to purchasers todo their business New York. It must continue to have the precedence as long as her harbor is navigable and her credit unimpaired. United States Shit North Caruuna ? Error Corrected. ? In our account in yesterday's paper ot the great lire, our waiters (rom misinformation di I not do justice to the officers and crew of the " North Carolina." Immediately on the outbreak of the conflagration, mtd when it was perceived that its mages were likely to be so extended as to demand all the aid which could jiossibly be rendered, the First Lieutenant, A. <t. Gordon, I0sq , sent the men on f-hore under commnnd of Lieut. Rowan. The boats of the ship, laden witii a supply of gunpowder, under command of Lieut. Ward, did shore duty. The marine guard of the ship was also on shore un der a proper command. Indeed, the fact is, as we scertuined yesterday, only twelve men were left in charge of the vessel ? to such an except, we think we can truly sny, was the generous desire of the of licr.i to aid their fellow-citizens in that hour of ex 'reme peril, carried. And the service, it need hard I y be added, rendered from this quarter wan most valuable. Olficers and men exerted themselves to the utmost, Working at the lire engines ? removing probi ty from ihe burning buildings to places of hi <? irity? and their exertions never ceased until they were lelieved by the military of the city at an ad vanced period in the afternoon. This prompt and ellicient md was acknowledged by his Honor the Mayor in a pro|>er manner, and his official thanks were presented to Commodore Jones and Captain Cooper, and tlir?u?h them to the officers and crew of tin- vesocl. We may add, that in addition to the large and efficient body of seamen and marines en gaged in nervic* daring the progress of the fire, fifty i iien were rendezvoused at the rcMdence of Purse'i llice, i I Greenwich street, for the purpose of ren dering aid to the citizens in that neighborhood and relieving their messmates on active duty Pun.ei III?" himself whs most actively engaged in givinp assistance and conn- ?! to in < ! I I'v-citiz 'us in thai part of Greenwich street who I ored throughout the night under aiixietien tinpfi ,1 !a to describe We have very irre?t pie isure hi tint* awarding to the officers and men attached to the North Carolina who did dutv on this melancholy occasion, the just tribute of public gratitude. The omission of thin yesterday was owing altogether to misapprehension i; th c ? ' I our reporters, whoal^ohnd a tno?t nr uooa duty to j ioi m, in collecting the details of this . ..ppsiling calamity j Additional Particulars of th? Or cat Conlla grntlou? View of the liuliia the Day after the Fire. The great lire of Saturday is the all-absorbing topic of conversation. We published a very large edition yesterday of our regular paper, with full par ticulars of the calamity, and as larjje a number ol Extra Heralds. These particulars, with a corrected pl:in ol the lire, we republish to-day in a Supple- i ment. And all the additional facts collected yester day, we annex. The " burnt district" covers over a space of at least twenty acres, and the number of buildings destroyed is now estimated ut three hundred and forty-live. This number, we now believe to be a pretty lair calculation. It is made up from the figures of intelligent gentlemen, who are well ac quainted with the whole locality. The appearance of the ruins is paiuful to eveiy beholder; it in as painful toithe stranger as to the citi zen; but still more painful and desolating to those who have lost, perchance, their all by this destruc tive lire. This district was visited by thousands throughout yesterday, and hundreds came from the surrounding country to view the scene of desola tion. In giving the additional facta of this fire, we ar range them under the head of each street. In this way we have the whole, as it appeared on the day alter the occurrence of the disaator. Broadway. ? The appearance of Broadway* which was kept in a state of blockade by the mill* tarv ull throuuh the day, was truly distressing, par ticularly to the gay Letharios" and his dear " inamorata," who were wont to wend their way through this fashn?able lounge to the Buttery and Castle Garden. Men were busily engaged in pull ing down the shell of Waverley Hotel, and the wreck of the whole line of buildings down as far as Vlarketlield street. The whole had the npi>earunce of a siege. The buildings being all nearly pulled down in the distric t through which the tire raged, the work of desolaiion can be all seen in iwnorama, from Broadway. Every avenue, from whence a glimpse could be had, was blocked up with anxious crowds, who kept continually movintr through the day IHrom one locality to the other, where the mili tary were stationed, and ropes were drawn across the streets. The greater nart of the houses in this quarter are already pulled down, and the entire area trom Trinity Church to Whitehall street and the tront gate of the Battery, presented a most melan choly a|)|>earance. The inmates of the houses that escaped, may be seen occasionally stealthily gazing from the windows upon the still surrounding ruins, with terror and dismay depicted in their counten ances. The Bowling Green, with the fountain, which arr uninjured, may be compared to an "oasis in the desert." The streets all around were strewn in all directions with fragments of burned furniture, burned pieces of cloth, damaged teas, which were profusely scattered in all directions, bricks and mor lar, broken crockery, and all sorts of damaged mer chandize. The building No. 17 is totally destroyed. The. blocking up of this part of Broadway has' had the effect to deprive numbers of our citizens from enjoying their usual Sunday recreations on the Bat tery. Battery. ? A large 'quantity of the property was strewn; along the Battery, where were snuatted upon the grass several poor families who had heen burned out, with the miserable remnants of their little prop erty. Groups of persons flocked around them du ring the day to listen to the appalling details of the fire ; they excited ajgood deal of sympathy. ? The Military Jjin this quarter were actively moving about ; and some of the Aldermen of kthe city were also engaged in making enquiries and aiding in Keeping regularity. The military got rigid orders to keep all outride the burned district ; which rule has been enforced, save in some few instances, with the utmost care. "Judge Smith of the Marine ( ourt, was actively engaged in keeping order and aiding the authorities during the early part of the day, which praiseworthy act seem ed to give a good deal of satisfaction. Several peo ple from New .lersey and the adjoining cities and towns crowded the city during the day, all anxious to see the ruins. Broad Street. ? This street, which a few days =ince was the very centre of business ? lined with extensive warehouses, stored with costly goods, is now, from near the corner of Wall to Stone street, i heap of smouldering rums. Piles of brick and mortar ? burning rafters, and damaged merchandise block the way where merchants drove their trade. ? The walls have all fallen in, or have been pulled town. and it is believed many persons have been buried beneath the ruins. Crowds of eager and curious citizens throng the neighboring streets, an xious to view the sad spectacle. The efficient and gentlemanly company of National Greys were on duty in this part of the town. We found, however, ?i _rreat crowd of loalers and rowdies in the neigh borhood. one or two ol whom we understood had mounted military caps and employed themselves by annoying the citzens with their assumed and ridiculous airs. We saw one of these fellows at the head of Broad street, whose in -olent and overbearing manner arrested our attention. He was engaged in pasing his friends ind acquaintances down Broad street, where they ?ould inspect the ruin;-, and blackguarding and insult ing those whom he H id not cho?e to favor. This indi vidual called himselfa military oliicer, butreftued to ;ive his name when it was requested by a person present, which satisfied every one that he was an imwohter. This matter should be looked into bv the company. William Street, behind the Exchange, was blockaded ^roui;liout the day by the military, a? was Beuver ^trcet aud South William street, nnd Broad Btree^at the end of Stone. From the latter l>oint a good Yi?w of the ruins might be had by look ing along Broad street towards the Custom House, nxl again toward* Broadway ? the (nil extent of the damage done could be seen. At these different ;iointB hundreds might be seen throughout the day, but no one except those with written orders from Justice Matsell or the commandinu ofiiccr, was <il iowcd to approach the ruins nearer; nor would it have been prudent in any person to have done k?, us many of the standing walls were in a v??ry critical state, expected every instant to fall. Then again it was necessary that this cordon should be strictly kept, for a great amount of property was lying about in all directions, and such stores as were not mate rially damaged by the fire, remained open, many having had their doors and windows forced away by the explosion. In consecpience of the Hrictnees with which this regulation was enforced, several humorous and amusing scenes took pi ice around the site of the lire, between the military and parties wit-hini? to get a closer view of the ruins. On the whole, the military and police behaved with great firmness and forbearance, notwithstanding they had a good deal to put up with. MisstNfJ, Killed and Wounded. ? Mrs. Mary Itunyon, sister-in-law of police cllicer Martin, was Uandiuc iu the door of the house .Vo. 37 Broad .-treet, with her husband on the morning of the fire. ?She went up stairs and is supposed to have been bu ried in i he ruins at the time of the explosion, which is paid to have razed the house. We understand in id'lition to the names already published, that the following persons ure missing, flow many more 'here are, we cannot say, but have no doubt many more have lost their lives by this dire calumny Messrs. Cowdry, May, Johnson, Barker, Henry Utt in <n and Jones. A win named Peter \. Johnson, iorter for Dwiglit Johnson, UN Broad street, and a colored i| in, whose name is unknown, were ex tamed yesterday from the ruin* of Ovlridi and children, who are thus entirely without stpport. A 1 ihoring man was carried to the Hospital yesterday, whose Hrm had been broken by the falling of a piece of limber at the lire. Two men and a woman, whose names are unknown, were also taken to the Hospital slightly injured. Mrs. M. Dudley, resi ling at 18 New street, was also badly hurt at the time of the explosion. f ifty or sixty workmen are now employed in dig ging in th'? ruins for the dead bodies which are said to be buried in ihe cellars of the burnt houses. Military.? The 9th Regiment, under the com mand of Cel. Curtis, was on duty throughout ye?tei lay, assisted by several compinies of th?> Blues, the President's Guard*, some volunteer companies, Mid the Italian Guards. They went on duty at 7 o'clock yesterday inorninL', and were relieved by ny the J27th Regiment, about frflO strong, under the command of Col Vernnlyea, about 8 o'clock laM evening During the day there was some di Matnt'a< - ; ion prevailing among the Uiihfir>, in consequence of the scarcity and quality of iTfpiovisi'ius al their head Viarters, Castle Garden. Messrs French & I leiser were truly eat up and drank out of everything by the company of the previous day. they only having or ders to provide for seven hsndred, insiertJ of which iliey had about two thousand one hundred lo provide "r. Yesterday being .Sunday, Messrs French >V ! leiser co.ild not renew their supplies ipuck enough ?>T die demand, arid furnished what they could; the consequence was the dissatisfaction alluded to. 'he * ifliient residents of the neighborhood ini^lit have j ?liown some generosity in this respect toward* ihose who were protecting their lives ?nd properly. , Pursuant to Brigule orders, the several companies | d the 38lh regiment, in ibis city, and Capt < )lney s I ompiny of Brooklyn, are ordered for guard ? it y during to-night, for irr* protecti m ol | lie nroi>etiy ;?!' the citizens saved from the l ite i i damiious tire. The regimental line will be formed m the Park, in front of trie City Hall, at ft o'clock hi ! the evening. The officers will appear in full dre-.s ( uniform, and the non-commissioned officers and ! privates, in undress uniform, and cloth pantaloons, i ? id are each to provide himself with h blanket in his , kiupMck Incidents, Arc. ? A large ilog, apparently very old, was taken, yesterday afternoon, by u gentleman, lrom the ruirts ol the late fire, lie was tirst observ ed on Saturday morning, very intently watching the remains ol a More in Heaver street, near Whitehall; ind when taken away, his legs were found to be nearly burned oil", so much so that he was with much dilliculty able to walk. He is advertised in an other column, by the person who took him, and who will take care of htm until his owntr nwy call tor him. It may he that the owner is buried to the ruins of the building where the dog was found. The sale of Messrs. Maitland, Corwin St Co. of liroad street, was du# out lrom the ruins, and their papers were found uninjured. We understand the hospitable and gentlemanly proprietors of the Astor House, Messrs. Coleman 6c Stetson, furnished a sumptuous repast to the firemen who exhumed the bodies of the two men taken to the dead house. Officer Floyd, of the new police, saved 23,000 Re galia segars front a store in New street, during the lire, for which he wants an owner. Insurance. ? We make a few additions to the list of the amounts insured : The Protection Co. in Hartford $70,000 " Ktnu < o. " " 100,000 " Hartford Co. " " t.. 100, 000 " City Co., in thii city 7a,oOO " Long Uistnd Co. _ 'J7.000 The latter company have a capital of $210,000, and a surplus of $62,000. The aggregate capital of the I larttord Companies is, we believe, about $400,000. The loss sustained bv the Long Island Company is about ten per centT of their capital. They have, after pa\ ing losses, $1HI),(X)0. The Boston Company's loss is not more *han $45,000. The Providence Company, whose loss will not ex ceed $15,000. Amongst tlie many instances of genero sity una kindness to the firemen during the late terrible tire, we have pleasure in referring to the munificent liberulity of Mr. K. B. Daly the pro prietor of the great wholesale wine ' and liquor establishment No. W Broad street, whose store is amongst the very few in that vicinity saved. When the firemen were utterly exhausted by th-;r heroic labors, Mr. Daly turned several wine and brandy caeks into the street, and from them supplied them with the means of restoring their expended energies. Such generosity ought not to pas.i uiino ticecf. There have been sixteen of Wilder's patent Sala mander Safes in the fire; nine of which have been recovered, and it has been lound that their content* have been but very little, and, in many instances, not at all injured. The many narrow escapes which several had, is truly astonishing ? indeed, may be said to be almost miraculous. Shortly alter the lire broke out, Jus tice Matsell observed a |>erson amid the smoke, i , - parently confused; he went to him, and, taking hold of his cont, inquired his business there, lie replied, "Oh, Justice, 1 can't find my way out ? I don't know where 1 am." At that moment the ex plosion took place, and the tirst thing Justice Mat sell knew afterwards, was finding himself at s ome distance, between two bales of cotton, with a por tion of a door and shutter over him. which fortu nately protected him from other falling ruins. Again, in a few hours ufterwards. word was con veyed to the Justice that a parcel of fellows were stealing some goods on the Battery. He immedi ately proceeded to the spot along Beaver street, ac companied by several of the police force, at a timo when the walls of several buildings were fast crumbling to pieces and tumbling around. Just as they reached the end ol the street, a massive wall fell so close to thein that one of the bricks struck the Justice as he was endeavoring to escape, but fortunutely did not materially injure liim. Notwith standing these two narrow escapes, he remained as active as ever throughout the day and night. The following were given in the list yesterday as having been sullerers by this calamity. It must be gratifying to find that these haTe escaped without loss of property : Kobinson tfc Co., No. -18; Henry Escher, No. 50; Wilmerding, Priest & Mount, No. 00; Benkhard & Hutton, ana Draper, Dias & War ren, 00 Beaver street. 1 Mr. Daggett is about to issue a supplement to the Directory he has lately published, containing the change of the residences of those who have been oblieed to lind other places to carry oil their business, in consequence of this great calamity. This is very judicious, and all persons burnt out should, as soon as possible, furnish the address of their future places of business to this enterprising publisher. ' Of the light-lingered gentry of all classes and co lors, there were no scarcity, and it is believed the quantity of goods und property stolen is of large amount. In one case, a negro "who was intent on looking out for chances, laid hold of a piece of superfine black cassimere, in Pearl street, and took to his heels with the booty. A person on the ground caught a sight of the transaction, and furnished with a slant stick gave pursuit. The negro was disagreea bly awakened from his dream of success iu the ex ploit by a blow behind the ear lrom his pursuer, which laid him flat as a flounder on the pavement. Not a word was spoken. The freeboo#"'- turned up the white of his eyes in amazement, and ssw the depniting figure ol a man with the cassimere in one hand, and a stick in the other, and forthwith took to his heels, glad to escapc with his life. In another case, a person met a friend with the un usual burthen of seven cigur boxes under his arm, "Where did you get so many cigars, Mr. Brown 1" said he. " 1 have been hard at it," replied the oth er, "for four hours : drink is as^scaree as in the Arabian desert, and to the lea.-t 1 can do is to have a hearty smoke for my labor." Naval Reform.? The condition of our navy is n aubject which now very naturally and justly occu pies n large share of public attention. It is, indeed, of the most vital importance that this great arm of tie national defences should be in a state of perfect discipline and pructicalttrility in all its details. We iiitcnd to j.ro into this matter with the cnre and atten tion which it merits. The bureau system in all it:t wotkin?s and bearings will be one of the first l?ranihes of the subject to which we will invite the .ittenf nrfour readers. Then the strength and ct pr.jtty of the navy ? the principles regulatory of ap pointment.'1. detachnu nts and promotion ? the gener il relations of the Department to the. service itself? and other matters will follow. This is a subject of deep concernment to every citizen, and the present is a fitting time to submit it to full and careful exa mination. Great Speed. ? The Niagara, Capt. De Groot, left Albany nine minutes past seven on Saturday morn ing, making sixteen landings, and arriving at New York at half-past four . Theatricals Park Theatre. ? The bill for the performance of lo-night offers great inducements -to the lovers of the opern and gaiety : the second act of "Guillaume Tell," which is considered the best for musical effect; the third and fourth of " La Favorite," the finest of that opera, with M'lle. Calv6, M'mes. Casini and Cceunof; and Messrs. Arnand, Garry, Douvry and Uuscher support them by their splendid singing and icting. To this is added " M'lle. D'Angeville," it vaudeville in one act, in which M'ine Creuriot is to appear in four ditferent characters, assisted by Megars Mathieu, Jules and Oternot. We doubt not but our citizens will avail themselves of this extraor"j dinary performance to go and spend a delightfu vening in this fine house. Ntm-o's Garden. ? To-night the " Bride of Lam m-rnioor," rendered familiar by Sir Walter Scott, and Donnizetti, is to be given in Engli?h. Mis. \Iowatt, who has already appeared to great ndvan ige as Pdiiline and Juliana, undertakes the very i nportut character of Lucy Ashton. No drama in the rcfifrtoire is so capable of developing the highest possible talenta of a lady, as the " Bri.le of Limmermoor-" We believe Mrs. Mowatt piite adequate to an excellent personation of the .rominent rfl/e in this very superior dramatic pro luction, which will attract to-night a very crowded ;irden.' Mr. Crisp will appear as Edgar. Mrs hippendale appears, for the first tune, as Lady \nhton; Davenport, aa Bucklaw ; Chippendale, as Caleb, and the cth-r characters by Davenport, N'icke'rson, &c. The whole piece is well cant. ( )ne of the most comic pieces, " //?'* mt a- Mitt," in which Mrs W.itis, Mis* Matthews, and John Pefton appear, concludes. (>o early. Vavxhau Garden. ? The programme for to-night is a very Hne one, and it can be seen! that the di rector neglects nothing to preserve and increase his ?atronnge. We invite the attention of the pablie to V'auxhall ; they will find it an agreeable pl.icu during these hot evenings.. Camtle Garden.? This beautiful place has been turned into barracks, having been made the he. id i iartersof the troops. There is consequently much loubt about its being restored to-morrow to its usu il use for the renort ml the people. Jr |H H queer Hight to Hi-e t i* fine house tilled with soldiers, som-' l.izi ly lounging on benehf*, others infndingthe fumea of thelUbn ? t1 ? \ '' i'i i1. ' full eride <rf their inllitity gi>nn . ??, ' i i their coffee and 2!,?,ri"J' ' A ' ' ''1 their meals. i he r-iarde.i i i.edby those for whom it was oiigm.iliv l?uit. Welch ,V Delavan's Circus was at Buflnlo, on the Hth instant, drawing very large audiences, We|rh ie M um's company are at present at Montlfal, ik ing also a very good business

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