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THE NEW YORK HERALD. Vol. XI., No. 340-Wholo No. 4181. NEW YORK, SATURDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 29, 1845. PrlM Two Conu* THE NEW YORK HERALD. JA.11ES GORDON BENNETT. Proprietor. Circulation?Forty Thousand. DAILY HER\L!)?Every diy. Price 2 cents per oopy?f7 26 i>?r milium -payable m advance. _ WEELY HERA LD?Every Saturday?Price 6X ceati pel copy? $4 12* rfiiu wranoora-payable in advauce. A DV ERTISE \1ENTS at th? usual prices?aiways cvh i a advance. I'H 1NTINO of aJI kinds executed with beauty and ileepatt,. C 7*"AII letter* or communications, by mail, addressed u. tlit; establishment. must lie post paid, or the postage will be ducted from the subscription roouey remitted JAMES GORDON BENNETT, Proprietor of the New Yp*? HnR4t.ll ElTSBUSHMKtfT, ?/,-??? ?? W..1?oh ?? < ONLY KEOCLAR LINK OK PACKETS FOR ? NEW ORLKANS?The splendid and fast sailing ^packet ship JOHN MINTURN. Captain Stark, will positively sail on Monday, December Ut, her regular day. Hmviuk superior accommodations for cabiu, second c*biu, &'id steenge pkssengers, persons about proceeding to New Orients should not fail to stcute bertha by immediate applica tion ou board, foot of Wall street, or to W St J. T. TAPSCOTT. 11% 76 South St., comer of M-ii<leu Lane. Union Liue of Packets for LI VERPOOL?Packet ? of 1st of December?The splendid, fast sailing awl ?favorite racket ship SKA, 100? tous burthen. Captain lid wards will sail on Monday, December 1, her regular day. The ships of this line being all 1000 tons and upwards, per sons about to embark for the old country, will uot fail to see tlw advantages <o be derived from selecting this line iu pre ference to any other,at their great capacity renders them every way more comfortable and convenient tliau ships of a small class, and their accommodations for cabin, second cabin and steerage passengers, it is well kuowu, are superior to those of auy other liue of packets. Persons wishing to secure berths should not fail to make early application, ou board, lootoi reck Slip, or to W. k J. T. TAPSCOTT, at their General nWn- Passage Office. 75 Sonh street, comer Maiden lane. L() N DON LIN E OK PAC KETS.-Packet of the ? 1st of December?'The splendid packet ship PRINCE m ALBERT, Wm 8 Sebor, master, will siil as above, regular day. Having superior accommodations for cabin, second cabin and steerage passengers, persons wishing to embark should inak? immediate application on board, fool of Maiden lane, or to the subscriber, JOBKPH McMURRAY, Corner of Pine and South streets, New York. The Packet Ship ST. JAM US, F R Myer, master, will sue ceed the PRINCE ALBERT, and sail on the first of January her regular day. P. H ?Persons wishing to send lor friends, can have them brought out to this country by the above splendid ship, or any of the line, sailing from London on the 7tb, 17th and 27th ol eacu mouth by applying as above. nlSri ~N E W "ORLE AN8 LINE OK PACKETS?to s il positively on the 24th inst and 1st December ? Tin' well knowu fast sailing and favorite packet ship VIi KBJ URO, C.xpt Berry, will sail positively on Wednej day, 28th iust.; mid the packct ship JOHN MINTURN on 1st December: also, the well kuowu packet ship LOUISVILLE, ou 1st December. The above packets, belonging to the only " regular line" sailing betw en this port and New Orleans, will sail punctually as advertised; and have accommodations unsurpassed for cabin, second cabin xnd steerage passengers. Persons about proceed ing to the above port should inspect the accommodations of tliase snips. To ? ecure berths, apply od board the ships, or to W. St J. T. TAPSCOTT, 75 8outh street, u21mc corner Maiden lane. I*At KET h OR MARSKILLKS-Qt 1st Dec - The ship CORIOL.\NUS, Captrfli ffmes Haile, will sail as above. For freight or passage apply to BOYD tc HINL'KEN, Agents 9 Tontine BuBdings, or to CHAMBERLAIN St PHELPS, nllrc 103 Front street. FOR SALE, KRKIUHT OR CHARTER.?The ? very fast sailing packet ship LOUISVILLE, 513 tons, BC*ries 1500 bales New Orleans Cotton; was built in this city, with live oak and locust top; uewly coppered and patent felled. Has handsome accommodations for 24 passen gers. Apply to E. K COLLINS It CO. 03 0 56 South street,*! KOK LIVERPOOL?The New Line?Regular ? Packet of 21st December.?The superior last sailing iPacket ship LIVERPOOL, Capt John Eldridge,UOO tons buithen, will sail as above, her regular day. Korfreight or passive, having splendid, large and comfortable state rooms and cabin, applr on board, west side Burling slip, orto WOODHULL It MINTURN, ?7 South street Price of passage $100. The jiac.ket ship l^ueen of the West, 1150 tons burthen,Capt Phillip Woodhouse, will succeed the Liverpool, and sail ou h-<r mirnlar day. itst Jan. nf re FOR SALE, TO CLOSE A CONCERN.?The ? Liue of Liverpool Packets, consisting of the ships aKssrius, SidJous, Sheridan and Garrick. They were built in this city by Brown St Bell, with unusual care; for mo dels materials (a very large proportion of their fiames being live oak) H'lil workmanship, they are unsurpassed, if not une quailed. Salted on the stocks and re-salted every year siuce. Tlioir accommodations for passengers are very extensive and handsomely furnished. Apply to 03 1 E. K. COLLINS St CO., 56 Sooth st. FOR LI VERPOOL?Regular Packe.t of 6tn Dec ??The tide lid id packet ship ASHBURTON, Wm - aHowland, master,will sail as above, being her regu lar day. Haviug very superior accommodations for cabin, second ca bin and steerage passengers, persons wishing to embark should make early application ou board, foot of Maiden Laue, or to JOSEPH McMURRAY, Corner of Pine and South streets, N. Y. The new and elegiul packet ship Henry Clay, Ezra Nye, master, will succeed the Ashbur>ou, and sail the 6th of Jaiiua rj her reeular day. P. S ?Persons wishing to send for their friends, can have the hi brounht out ou the most trasoable terms, by the above ip'andid packet*, by applying as above. nl5rc Packet #Hir siddons, from Liverpool, is discharging under general order at Orle-ins wharf, foot of Wall street. Consignees will please attend to the receipt o their goodi immediately. u25_ ?ft DR. JUHN WILLIAMS, Veterinary Hurgeou /XS?j^respfcCti"uiry auuounces to his numerous friend* and ' | public, that he has resumed his profession a; the Sign ol ills Gold Horse, No. 131 Cory.tie street, wheie he has successfully practiced upon that noble animal, the florae. n28 3t*rc A SPLENDID SELECTION OF PARLOR PLANTS, ? CONSISTING of Cnmillas, Roses, Daphnes, Azalia, Lemon and Orange Trees, Violets, and a great many other fine Plants lor sale cheap at the establi<hinent of Boll & Hauser, Florists, corner of 50th street and Bloomiug ilale Road. Also, Bouquets, put up for parties, balls and weddings, tastef lly arranged with fresh flowers, delivered to any t*a;t of the city free ofsxpeuie. Orders left at Mr. Cor miers', 19? Walker sttvet, will be punctually attended to Or ders to be left in the morning when Bouquvts are wanted for thu ttveniug. Bouqutls made of sweet violet ouly, if so de Sired n2J Iw'r fa THE FALL STYLE OF GENTLEMEN'S Hat* are J^know ready for the season, 1845,which for lightness and su penorityol color cauuut be surpassed, which is a very important part of the HAT, retaining the color till it is worn not. Any article sold in this establishment is never misrepresented, but sold for what it is. Also, the tail style of Boy's and Chil dren's Caps, of variona patterns. Gentlemen can hare their hats tnade to ordt r, in auy shape or style they wish. N. B.?A full assortment ot Ladies' Furs. C. KNOX, 110 Fulton street, o'.'7 lt?*eod r between William andNassan streets. "ffi HATM n Vflb SUPERIOR TO ANY J0L EVER BEFORE MADE IN TH18 COUNTRY. FIMIE SUBSCRIBERS having lately efiected, through their A ?gi-nt iu Paris, the purchase of the entire <iu .ntity of >ilk I'lush, for which the manufacturers received the gold medal, at the laie lairs in that city, are now manufacturing Hats, which, upon examination, will convince the most sceptical, are mi per,or to any ever before made in this country. Also received, au assortment of the patent Mechanics' Hats, m tie by the best manufacturers iu Paris, being well adapted for travellers, constructed so aa to shut up in a small compass, or formed in a hat in as soon time as a person can put ou his hat. Uwilers and others supplied with the different qualities of Il.u, at ai low prices if not lower than by any other manufac turers. A. HALL & SON, 202 Greenwich street, n24 la'mc between Barclay and Vesey strec-s. KOBKKTtSOJN'S i? phoenix rft HAT AND CAP MANUFACTORY, !(>:< Fulton at., between William and Vassau. The success which has utteiided the efforts of the Proprietor of this establishment to introduce into use a superior article at an eitremely low price encourages him to make increased ev er'ioiis to merit the Patronage ?! the public. The peculiarity of his simem hf conducting business consists in the establish ment of the most rigid economy in its various departments, as weil us in an invariable adherence to "cash on delivery," re lieved from the oppressive ex pence* of the more extravagant crsf'amen ol Broadwiy and subjected to none of those losses wlurh are the certain accompaniment of the "credit i rinciple." He is enabled to offer the different articlo* in his line at the following ieduced rate*:? HATS. FirnQuality Nutria Fur, $3,50 I First Quality Moleakin, $3,00 !S?conu do do do 3,00 I Second do do 2,50 CAPS. First Quality Cloth $1,50 Second do do l.M Third do do 75 u4 lm*r rW ONE PRICE.?BROWN It CO. 178Chatham square, corner of Mott st. wish to inform the public ol their recent improvement m the manufacture ana finish of their THREE DOLLAR HATS, which retain a beautiful rich lustre, and will compare well with those more costly. The proprietors nre confident that they can furuish Hats far superior to any heretofore sold for the same price. A full assortment of Fancy Furs, also Fur Cloth; Mohair, Glazed, Silk and Fancy CAPS, several new patterns, much admired, (old at reduced price*, wholesale and rttail. i>29 Im'me. LOOK AT THIS. IMPORTED FRENCH BOOTH of the tost quality IS at theeitraordmary low price of $5 00 m Duiible Sole, the bast article 5 50 jft Cork Hole do 6 50 Freuch Call Boota, made to order 5 no Franch Call Shoes 2 00 Geut. Half Boots 2 2) Dancing rumps, the niceit kind I jj Dinciug Gaiters, with Patent Leather Tips j 75 And a general assortment of India Rubbers and all kinds ef Over Shoes, from the smallest to the largest; also ? great as rmtmeut of Boys' Boom and Shoes; Misses and Children's do. Ladies in this stote will find the greatest assortment of Gaiters JJurkins, Slips, Ties. Quilted Shoel, Moccasins, Clogs, Toilet Slips, white and black Satin and white Kid Slips; India Rub bers of all the different qualities, sorts and sues, from the mallestto the largest^anu but one price asked, at 367 Broad corner ol Franklin street. I in* r M. CAH1LL. PREMIUM BOOTS. FINF. FRENCH BOOTS for $3 J#, city made, and for tlier are equal to those sold 111 other ranch Premium Imiierinl Dress Boots those now in other stores for $? or $7, I r rench Boot and Shoe manufactory, one olihe most fashionable establishments ill this city. Our hoots haviDg been judged in the lute Fair at Niblo's, are said to he ihe ^est boot* lor the price ever sold in thi* country. Also, s superior new style French Danciug Gaiters, and overshoes, coimlsully on hand. All it"' d< warranted to give sMislaetian. Boota and Shoes mnde to order in the shortest notice Mending done 111 the store. YOUNG It JONEH, 4 Ann street, ii7 Im're near Rroadway, New York. 1 . HIUKS, HIDK^, H1L?KS. IOHN HUNN, ai* Elizabeth street, will pay a premium of ?I ten crn spei hn-e shove ihe highest n.arku price, ou all hi! not listng ihe throat cut, the cattle being stuck in ilnHitliteriiig. Also, the highest market price for Call Skins, Hheep Skina, and Fat. nil tw* re "a W . FINE FRENCH B IW style md durability^ l ]m slori s for $5. Fine F re A lor (4 50, equa to thus ilTv OU NG h JON E'S Fr FRENCH, AMERICAN, AND ITALIAN RES TAURANT. CIUNOR PALMO respectfully informs hit patron* and the kJ public, that lie has open-d 4 l(-?t>iimut, at tiin well known ami popular old ataud, adjoing the Opera House He will serve Breakfasts, Dinners and Suppers, lu the French American and Italian style, at all hours, and in a manner unsurpassed by any Minilar establishmei tiu the city. Siguor Palmo trusu that inauy of his old friends will kindly remember hia peculiar abilities as a caterer lor epicures. A dinner of three dishes ai choice, with h'lf a bottle of claret, or ale porter. Ike. may be had daily for cents only. His bill of fare will comprise all the choice dishes of tbe season, at the lowest prices, and reived in the bes' manner. N. B.?Hot and cold Baths supplied at lbs above establish ment ?g usual. F. PALMO, it 1st lm'r 3!) Chambers st UNITED STATE# HOTEL,, Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington City, D. C. rPHE PROPRIETORS of this uew, large and iiii'deru built 1 establishment, respectfully tender their thanks tothe pub lic for the liberal support they have Kiveu, and confidently anti cipate an increasing popularity from the eff/rt* of tbe under siuued to the public accommodation. The house issituiteeu the Avenue, on the promeuad- sid*. between Third mid Four and a-Half streets, convenient to the Railroad Depot, and the Capitol. It is capable of accommodating three hundred guest*. In all its parts it nas recently undergone arenrral improvement for the winter's season. The parlors and ladies' apartments have been elegantly furnished?the ladies' Ordinary tastefully refitted; imleed in every division of the home tne primary consideration has been to adapt it to the comtoi t of our patrous. The diniuK hall is one of the most commodious and best light ed, by day aud night, in the Union. Our train of servants are polite, active, obedient, and well disciplined. Briefly, we con fidently challenge the judgment of a discriminating public in all the essentials required to render a public home a home to the traveller. Charges as heretofore, $1 iO ]>er day. Permanent boarders taken at a lair discount, ill consonance with the spirit, of the times. TYLJCR & BIRCH. The "Express" will please copy every other day for three weeks, and send hill toTyler U Birch. n25 3m eod*rc JUST OPENED. COLUMBIA HOUSE, CHE8NUT STREET, Between Sixth and Seventli Streets, PHILADELPHIA. BAGLEY, MACKENZIE & CO., Proprietors. JAMES BAGLEY, lute of Jones'Hotel. HENRY C.MACKEN/I'i, formerly of Washing ton House PETER L. FERGUSON. *24 2mrc ABBEY HOTEL. rl,0 LET?TheFurniture, Fixtures, lie., &c., for sale. The ^ premises are in good order and the Hotel in successful oper ation The Proprietor haviugjmade arrangement* to go South, will sell his interest ou reasonable teims -Mr. Van Hensselaer would return many thnnks for the libe ral patronage bestowed upon the Abbey, for the past season, ana would solicit a continuance* of it for tlu ensuing foil ana wiuter. He is prepared to furnish Dinners and Suppers for in dividuals or for parties on short uotice. His table and bar are supplied with the best the market* afford. For the accommo dation of parties a room and good music will be ready for those who may wish to enjoy the same. BLooMir?ni>Ai.E Road, 102d street, N.Y., Nov. 1845. nttfr Highland Cottages. VIEWS, witfiiground plans, of the Highland Cottages at Roxbury, near Boaton, designedauderected by Win. B. Land?for aale at the stores of Haitou and Miles, Wiley Si Put nam, M. H. Newman, Koe Leckwood k Sou; and other book stores in New York, Philadelphia aud Boston. 118 7w*r FRENCH'S HOTEL, NORFOLK, VA. HAVING reached that period of life which render* retire ? meut agreeable, 1 oner for *ale my interest in the above hotel. Al*o, the Furniture, stock of Wines, Liquors, and 41 the fixturesof a well regulated hotel. A portion of the Servants, that have been brought up in the Hotel, will also he for *ale. The terms will be liberal and made known to any one wish ing to purchase. To a man qualified to manage this property the whole or one half will be (old. Thi* hotel was built in 1837, by a joiut stock company, and incorporated by au act of the legislature, in 1839. It is situated on two of the principal street* of the city, and contain* about eitfhty room*, all well and handsomely furnish ediand the house is one cf the best built and finished hotels m the bt*.te. ? The largeit naval depot in the Union is here, and the increa sing prosperity of the city mnst make this property most valu able. The hot-1 can now be purchased at a price making it a profitable investment for a capitalist. _ . ? 1116 llt*rc . WILLIAM FRENCH. HUTC.L DES DEUX FRERES. Boarding and Rooms on the European Plan. WHICH is more convenient, comfortable and economical than any other plan for travellers, and merchant* whoae businessrequre them to be absent frequently. The quiet and healthy location of tin hotel, opposite Duane park, retired from the noise, bustle aud confusiou of great tho roaglifares, yet adjaceut thereto, and all the steamboat land ings, present* the most desirable residence. 168 Duane ?t, op posite Duane park. nl4 lm* BROWN'S INDIAN QUEEN HOTEL. rpH? PROPRIETOR of thii Ion*established Hotel, takes X occasion, respectfully. 10 apprise liis old friends and the public generally, dint iu a determination to k-*p full pace with the ipirit ofeuterise now prevalent in hia line, he has, within the last few mouths, had Ilia spacious establishment thoroughly overhauled throughout. That, without regard to pains or ex pense, he has added to his splendid accommodations another new Ladies' Ordinary ai>d Ladies' Drawing Room, fronting on Pennsylvania Avenue, both of which are elegantly executed in fresco. This Drawing Room is very magnificently furnished iu every particular in the in'itt modern style, and has elicited the high admiratiou ot the hundreds who have visited it. Ad joining this Drawing Room, are several new and delightful clumbers, nlso handsomely furnished,and so arranged that they can be made entirely privatefrom every other part of the house. With these improvements, he confidently believes that his es tablishment cannot be excelled iu any part of the United States, and he respectfully solicits a continuance of that patronage which has been for so many years eitended to "Brown's Iu di.vi Queen." JESSE BROWN. Washington City. Nov. II, IBIS. lilt 2wrc T I KN I ION1.AI L WHO DESIRE PEARLY WHITE TEETH?My unrivalled ROSE TOOTH PASTE is universally sought after for the pearly whiteness it gives to the Teeth, without the slightest lujury. For sale, wholesale and retail, ai JULES HAUEL'S. Practical < hemist and Perfumer, <6 South Third street, Philadelphia, and by my agents:?J. B. J-cquemod, No. 4b Broadway; K.A Ariault. Laiayette Bazaar, Nos. 149 and 151 Broadway; A. Willard. 8. W. corner of Ced ir and William streets. Prt miums awnrded at the Kranklin Institute nIC lm*rc AT^HKH!?WaT<,Hb,S AND JK W ELRY.?Those who wish to purchase Oold or Silver Watches, Gold Chain', Gold Pencils, Keys, &.\, will find it gre?tly to their advantage to call on the subscriber, who is selling all descrip lionsof the above a' retail much lower thau any other house in the city. Oold Watches a* low as $24 and $2Seach. Watch es mid Jewelry exchanged or bought. All watches warranted I to keep good time, or the money refunded. G. C. ALLEN.Importer of Watches and Jewelry, Wholesale anil Retail, 51 Wall street, | nit lin'rc upstairs. IMPORTATION OF WATCHES. HAVING just received from Europe, with a new assortment of fine Gold and Silver Watches and Movements, a lot of Independent Seconds, and double time Watches and Move ments, of an entirely new style and of superior finish, we take this opportunity to call the attention of all persous in the wati.h business to visit our stock, which, in every respect, will be found advantageous, both for price and quality DELACHAUX 4 MA1RE, No. 127 Fulton street. New York. P. S.?Engaged also in the watch making bunueis, we con tinue to attend to the repairing of all kinds of watches, and par ticularly those of fine and difficult works. nl4 I in * in FIFTEEN HUNDRED DOLLARS REWARD r|^HE above Reward of Fifteen Hundred Dollars will be 1. paid for the recovry of the sum of Seven Thousand Nine Hundred Dollars, stolen from Myron Van Deusen, of the city of Hudson, N. Y., on the night of the 4th October last, while j on his passage from Hud on to the city of New York, In the ] steamboat South America ; or a proportionate sum for such ! I psrt of said nioaey aa may be recovered and restored to the | I subscribers, on application to either of th- m. I The money was contained in a small carpet bag, which was 1 taken from the berth ofiaid Van Deuseu, and found the next I j dvy in the wheel-house of the boat, cut and rifled of its con tenta. It consisted of bills of various denominations and of se 1 versl ha?k?, as near aa can be remembered, as follows :? i $I2ftn iu 5's and 10's of the Oneida Bank. JlOOO in S's and 10's principally of the Pine rinins and Kinder hook Bank. SlflOO in bills of varioui denomir.ations, of the Farmers' Bank of Hudson. SldOO, or about that sum, of the bills of the Phenix D ink of 11 irtl'oid, and Mher )? Eastern Money. $U(iO iu bills ofthe Hudson River Bank, nearly all in SO dollar I bills. The balance of the money was in bills of Western banks of this State. New York, Nov. 21st, 184.V AUG. E. MASTERS, 191 Pearl st. GEORGE H. ELLERY, 6 William st. THEOPHS. P. HART, 44 Cedar at, Committee for Assignees of Myron Van Deusen. n23 Im'r HASTINGS' COMPOUND SYRUP OF NAPHTHA. THE TRIUMPH COMPLETE!! OTWITHSTANDINO the short time during which j .tli^ invaluable medicine has been before the American public, its specific pro! erties and virtues have nneqtnvocally proved it to he not only the most reliable but also unfailiug remedy in all affections prescribed to be within its legitimate c ntrol. Uulike mauy vaunted articles advertised, the Naph tha Syrup is not put forth aa a succedeuum for every ailmeut, a remedy for every disease; bat for its astonishing powers, KMessed by no other medicament within the range of the armacopsria, in allaying irritation or intlnmmation of the mucous coatings, and stimulating the brouchii to action; in iu remarkable virtues as an expectorant ami an alterative, aud I above all lor its wonderful property of I ARRESTING THE FORMATION OK TUBERCLE, And bieaking down Pulmonary disease when established. All I inquirers are referred to numerous recent eases which will be cheerfully furnished at the office of the agency. The experience l of Dr. Hastings, and more recently six cases of cure (vide Lon ! dnu Lancet) effected by a gealous fellow laborer, Dr. Hocken, , of London, are sufficient of themselves to convince the timor i ous or skeptical of the perfect curability by the above remedial agent of tkat justly dteaded disease, Phthisis fulmonalis or Tubercular Consumption. Let nonedespair. For sale by MOORE It CO., th* American Agents, HI Ann street, said Elliott, 173 DIVISION STREET, op posite Ludlow, New York. Price >1 a bottle?Si* Mot tles for (5. nfi Imje PROPOSALS will be received until til- 1Mb December next, at the Office ofthe New York and Harlem Rail Road Company, iu White Plains, for Timber, for the superstructure ofthe Extension through Westchester County. Specifications and blauk proposals will be furnished at the office. November 17th, IMS. n'8 2wrc N< MOHAWK AND HUDSON RAIL ROAD BONDS, Nn_,?. DATED IN 1887 AM) I84J. ICE is hereby given, that thf interest due and payable on the above bomU on the lit of December, 184.'), nill be paid at the Mechanic*' Bank in the city of New York, on the , reaeurittiou ot ihe coupons at imtl biuJL. on and after the firm roximo. Signed K. FOSTER, Jr., Secretary. Ml any, November 13th, IMS. nig lot' ni PaI'EnT PAPIER MAOH1E TRAYS. A NEW ARTICLE, in elegant patterns, ? now offered at A ?US}> V Also, a superior assort ment of Ivory 1 able Kniveeand Forks, in dozens aud seUol SI Pieces, made equal to those for the London trade; Brown li Mathers Braces and Bits. *c., and a general stock ofTatdeand locket Cutlery, Sawn, llaiors, lie. I lit above are direct from the manufacturers. a?id are offered ?Kjowprices. BARTON BROTHERS, n* Mwr M*ra MH . II r\ut sua*. Albany, Nov. 27, 1646. Opening nf the Lecture Season? Winter jirrangements for Travel?luijii ovements? Theatricals, 4~c. Tbo Hon. John C. Spencer delivered the opening lec ture, for the winter, belore the Voting Men's Association, lust evening, at the First Presbyterian Church in this city The occasion drew together a large and highly respecta ble audience, and the address, in my judgment, was worthy of the ex-Secretary. The subject was the or ganization ol the association and the results, generally, of such societies, and the object of this particular asso ciation. It was received with universal approval and a copy of the lecture will probably be solicited for publi cation. The banks are discounting tremendously this fall. The old bills are patched up for use, and overy thing is out in the shape of paper. Since the rain commenced falling, the weather has ma terially changed from cold to mild. It is to-day quite warm, notwithstanding the tempest, and there aro yet no signs of the close ot the navigation The winter ar rangerneuls f?r travel between New York and Albany willcommence on Monday next. The train from Boston will leuvethat city at about 10 A. M , and will meet the New York and New Haven train at Springfield, at 3 P. M , and reach Albany ut 0 I'. M. The proposition to run a steamboat from New York to Now Haven, to connect with the lailway to Albany, has been abandoned Albany seems to be on the march of improvement.? Buildings aie going up rapidly all over the city, and huudreus of men are employed at the upper part of the town, digging away and removing hills and tilling up valleys for the extension of streets. A number of the streets are lighted with gas, aud it is being introduced into the stores, hotels, shops, etc. The immense chan delier in the Assembly chamber has been removed, and gas will be usud iu its stead during the ensuiug ses sion. Mrs H. Hunt is in her element. She continues to be greeted nightly, by crowded and intelligent audiences, with the most marked favor and enthusiasm. She has improved vastly in her appearance since her rcyudier? Her air is distingue, and her face, in my opinion, while upon the stage is perfectly beautiful. Rice has arrived, and the theatrical season, with such a company, promises to be rich. The boat from New York, due at Albany this morning at 3 A. M., did not arrive until I P. M. to-day. There was a very heavy fog upon the river last night, and 1 at tribute her non-arrival to this circumstance. The Hon. J. J. Kllsworth, of Yates, aud the Hon. Hor ace Wheaton, of Onondaga, passed through this city to day, en route for the National Capital. To-day has been very gloomy, on account of the storm, but the air is singularly mild for the 27th of November. Jillons. I have just learned that the maestro (Buvke) has post Eoned the Concert, announced for this evening, until aturday evening, 29th inst., on account of the rain.? This is a damper, as the Albanians had congratulated themselves upon having the soul-entrancing melody ol the artist this very night. We'll wait and see. HARTroRD, Nov. 27, 1846. Phrenology?Fowler?Mastodon?Sig. Blitz?Thanksgiv ing? Weather. Last evening, Mr. L. N. Kowler, from your city, com menced a course of lectures in this city. Some five to six hundred persons were present, and amongst them tho tlite of oureity. He presented the ground-work and soma of the evidences of the truth of the science of phrenology. He was listened to with marked attention. At the close of the lecture he examined the heads of two of our citizens. The first, that of Judge Seth Terry ; he gave hia character, " even to the splitting of a hair." Judge T. is one of our most substantial citizens, and Mr. Fowler's description of the different and prominent powers of his mind, were given with exactness. Alter this examination, Mr. F. called upon the audience to nominate another person, when Judge T. rose and said, that as it was customary in many cases for persons to nominate their successors, he would nominate Gideon Welles, Ksq. A general applause followed this nomination ; but Mr. W. begged twice to be excused. (This was wrong, he should have stepped up to the " rack"?" fodder or no fodder ") Mr F. said, there of course was no compulsion on this subject, and a further nomination was called for, when Mr. Winter, an ecceatric character, was called out. His physiog nomy and character is well known here, to be almost the antipodes of Judge T's. although he has doue nothing bad. This case Mr. Fowler described exactly. As Mr. F. is to remain here some time, we anticipate a rich treat in phrenological science. The " fossil remains," (manufactured !) at Newburxh, have been removed hence. Sig. Blitz'* last entertainment, one half the proceeds of which were to be given to the Orphan Asylum in this city, netted the handsome sum of $ftO to said Asylum ; tlie receipt of which the O. A. Treasurer acknowledges through our paper*. We take it, this was done by "a little of my powder and, whilst the orphans bless him, "they will not have to tell how it was done !" His nett profits here during hia short itay, must have exceeded $?00. He is now in New Haven. If he remains in this State mtich longer, the hens will rise en masse, and neti tion the Legislature for him to be hung as a witch, from tlie manner and rupidity he produces eggs ? the tlorists will drum him out of our coast, with the stamens and piitili of the tobacco and black pepper flturt for his pro lific powder, tnat produces ready grown, manufactured, "bouquets." The weather, after two months beautiful Indian Sum mer, prior to the two past days, with thermometer at 18 to:20 below freezing, this morning suddenly changed to U above freezing point, and the rain has all day de scended in torrents, with a continued prospect of a "pret ty considerable shower " It makes very unpleasant thanksgiving weather. Many a "rainy bride" will be kissed this evening. Rut ho, for Thanksgiving ! What is it 7 Its origin all understand as commencing with oar forefather*?after a prospective famine, they gathered in on abundant harvest, for which they ; set apart a day of thanksgiving to God. This has been commemorated annually since that time. How is it observed now 7 By the attendance of about one-twentieth on divine service, once during the day then stuffing themselves with stuffed turkeys, roast shickens, chicken pies, roast pigs, puddings, pumpkin pies, etc., etc. In the evening, the elderly ana middle aged people will be in attendance at soma three to five liunilred marriages in Connecticut?the youngsters, girls and boys, from twel 'o to twenty, will be gathered in 1 some 600 partieMn this State, singing? " Oreen grows the rushes, oh 7 Choose your true love for to be come and stand by the side of me."?Or, " Kiss her quick anj lot her go, And never mind the mitten, oh !"? Or, " Come, Philanders let's be marching."?Or, " Now we're marching to Quebec, And the drums are loudly beating.''?Or, " You mutt prove true."?Or, " Star in the Kastfor you, young man." ?Or, " You promised to marry her last Suuday Jnight, j on know, Stick to your bargain young man, you."?Or, " Now you're married, joined in friendship, Love her and serve her all your life, Kiss her and say that you will prove constant So long ai she remains your wife." All of which songs will be sung this evening, every few miles distance, in Connecticut, and interspersed with kissings to match. It is also a day on which children return home, making , it a universal custom to meet at the old fire-side of their | parents. It is a day which, if commemorated through- ; out the entire Union as it i* in Connecticut- although i not now here what it used to be?would have a most | happy influence upon our national character? would bo I the means of cementing the nation together in hands of j iron, moie strongly than even by railroads. Tins day, over 50,#00 turkeys, 30,000 goslings, 'iOO.OUO chickens, 50,000 pumpkin pies, with other things to match, liavo been consumed in the land of "wooden nutmegs " Truly J can the feathered tribe exclaim, " Oh, wlmt a slaughter was there, my country-hens You will find in all our State journals, long sermon izing homilies upon this annual festivity?better fitted lor monk* in the cloister, than the reading amongst near relatives met to congratulate one another on their health and success in life, and to thank Uod for his mercies and to partake of the fat of hi* bounties?or, the meeting of relatives to cheer one another through the thorny paths of life, broken, adverse and forlorn?ond to look to an all wise and merciful God for assistance, guidance aud di rection. Thus endeth my thaoksgiving " sermon." More of thk Bitsinkss Activity ?The Albany paixrn continue giving instances ot the unparalleled activity on the rivt-r, and in the northern markets. [From the Albany Atlas, Nov. 27.J Five steamboats are constantly engaged in towing vessels around the harbor, and other points in the vicinity of the city. It is a busy time with them, and they are reaping a goldon harvest. They take from twelve to twenty boats at a time. Th? steamer Knickerbocker coming up, and Nia gara going down the river this morning, upon reaching Castleton bar, the passage was completely blocked up

by sloops, hard aground, lying directly ncross the chan nel. Alter a good deal of backing ami filling, the K got through, and reached her dock at noon. [From the Oswego Palladium.] The tolls received at the Canal Collector's Office in this village one day last week, amounted to be tween $21,000 and $'2'2,0o9 ? a larger amount than ever before in one day. We understand that two or three new flouring mill* are to be erected here this winter, that one or two of the old ones are to he overhauled and enlarged, and that several new vessel* are to be built. All wo want now is, a railroad in operation, and then we would be in market as well during the winter as summer months. It seems to us that, with proper energy, we might have it completed before another winter, and wo hope to see it done. Hurting Ai.tvk.?A mont horrid cane ot burying alive occurred a few weeku since in Baltimore, ana which, although generally talked of, has, out of respect to the friends of the deceased, been excluded from the public prints A young lady was taken sick anil died very suddenly, as was supposed by thj family and physi cian, and was placed in her coffin and carried to the de pository of the family, and placed in the family vault A law days afterwards, on visiting the vault, they wore struck with the horrible sight of the young lady in her buiial clothing, out ol llie coffin, and sitting up Hgainst the aide of the wall?dead ! Sllavellanvoaa. On Wednesday lust, whilst workmen were em ployed in removing a building, which had been lately purchased by the Municipality of Three Hivers, to in crease the me of the Market place, the chimney fell down, and buried lour children under the rums. Three I were taken out alive, but in an almost hopeless state ? the othir was crushed to death One ot the other* hat since died. Ttie> belonged to tho lanilitl ot lespectable French Canadians in that town.?Itontrral Herald, 25th init. Ransom Guillow, n fellow who had been in the State Prison, recently ran away with a "guileless girl" named Esther Grant, brought her back the next day, and in the course ol the evening some thirty or forty persons collecte I, rode him on a rail, tarred and featheied him, | and made him promise to leave and never show his face in tho town again ?Northampton paper. This morning, Capt. Chabot, commander and pto prietor of the terry-steamer Dorchester, oame to his death under the followiug distressing circumstance* ? The steamer had towed a barge down the river in the direction of the Kails, and when oil' lioauport mills cast I her off, tho haw?er recoiled, wound itselt round Captain | Cliahot's body and dragged him overboard. The Dor j Chester wax at that time at lull speed, and consequently , shot considerably ahead ot him. Although he wan obser ved to keep above water (or several minutes, before any asiietanro could be rendered him he had sunk to rite no more.? Quebec Herald, 'ilth imt. Captain Meltiah Fisher, of this place, for many years past a pilot, left home on Monday about noon, for the purpose of boarding a schooner, which was then in sight, some five or six miles from the bar. He was last seen about two miles back ol the bur, with a strong breeze from the Northwest, standing out, since which he has not been hoard of.?Nantucket Inquirer, ifilh (nil. The Little Rock Banner of the 5th inst. mentions the sinking of the steamer Holla, just bolow Pine Bluff. No particulars are given. Miss Dix has written a long letter, in which she i deals out no stinted censuro on the mode in which the Pittsburg Jail it oomlucted. She says that " uncleansed cells ana bed*, and foul apparel, with confasion, pro fanity, and the vilest language, with disregard of decency, distinguishes thefjail of Pittsburg." The New Orleans Commercial Timet, PstitnoteB that the population of that city comprises 40.A0U resident whiles, who tpeak Kn?liah; 30,000 who speak French: 10,000 tiermani; 10,000 Spaniards, anil 300,000 slaves anu free colored pertont, besides (he floating population. A judge in North Carolina has decided that speak ing or bowing thiee times to a girl, is equivalent to an engagement; and that if the gentleman doei not ask her hand in marriage, she can sue for a breach of promise, I and recover heavy damages. The Holly Springs (Miss.)Gazette states that J. I Jacobs, of De Soto county, whilo riding to Hernando to , get burying clothes for his sitter, who had jmt died, wat crushed by a fall from hit horte, and alto died in a tew hours, John C. lluth, indicted before Queen Anne's County ( ourt, Md , for committing a rape on the body of a Miss Thawley, has been tried and acquitted of the charge. The Hon. Joel R. Poinsett,who has now been some time in retirement, is mentioned as a candidate for the Presidency of the South Carolina College. The Havana papers are much occupied with the discussion ot various railroads which have been pro jected through the island. They have by no means es caped the all pervading mania. Horriule Outrages in thk Cherokee Nation.? Saturday evening last, just alter dark, six or seven arme l men, with their faces blacked, approached tho dwelling of .Vr. K. J. Meigi, about three miles east of this place. As they came to the door they asked for admit tance, and Mr. Meigs, supposing that he recognised the voice of a neighbor, threw open the shutter of a window, through which the muzzles of five gunt were thrust and pointed at him. He moved tJ one. side, and seized a double barrel shot gun, which he knew to be empty at the time, and threatened to shoot if an at tempt was made to take his life. After several minutes wore spent in parley, during which thev tried to obtain admittton, nssuring him that they would not hurt him, but retiming to set their guns inside the window at his request,he expressed a willingness to open the door and let them in. He then approached a back door, which was not locked, opened it and rushed out, receiving without injury, a fiie from one of hit astailantt who haa run round the hoino and was within a few feet of the door. As the night was dark, the villaint did not pur sue him, but entered the house, ransacked its contents, and then fired it. The housa and all it contained were consumed, there being nothing left except its blackened walls and chimneys. At the time, Mrs. Meigi and chil dren were providentially on a visit, at Park Hill, or doubtless the whole lamily would have been massacred and comumtil with the building. Mr. Meigs succeeded ' the um night in malting bis way about five miles, to the house ol his father-in-law, Mr. John Ron, grateful that he nad lucceeded in escaping a horrible death, though sadly worsted in worldly things. The object of the villains was robbery and murder. As it wan, they did not get a cent in money, but took 1 away, or destroyed, besides valuable household properi y, sevoral hundred dolluts in national certificates. On the Tuesday .evening following, Nov. 4, a report reached Tahlequah, that the body of a murdered man had been lourid in the hills about a mile on the other side of Mr. Meigs' lately destroyed residence. A large number of our citizens immediately repaired to the spjt. In place oi one, there were the bodies of two of our fellow-men, who had been butchered in the most awful manner. : Crawford Fox, one of them, was shot through with a rifle ball, to the right of the spine and above the lower ribs, aud stabbed with a large knife just below the led nipple. The other man, Ato-la-hi, had been dragged about fifty steps, and was stabbed once in each side, so that his entrails hung out at one nlace ?was tomahawked in the forehead, and had his tin oat cut, and several gashes on the head.? Their guns laid close by, with their locks taken off, the powder out of the horns, nnd the contents of their shot bags. Their horses were also tied to the limb of a tree. The leaves an< rocks and earth were stained with blood. There were traces where several homes had been hitch ed, where a little fire bad boen kindled, and where per sons had rubbed their hands on a burnt log, doubtless for the purpose of disguising their taces. The bodies looked as if they had laid there several days. They have been brought to this place, and decently interred. These two men lived a half mile, or so, from Mr. Meigs', and went out, on Saturday last, to hunt hogs, when, there is no doubt, they fell in with the bloody vil- j lains, who attempted to assasinate him, and by whom, j without a crime or offence, they were seized, tortured, and butchered, in the hellish manner described. The ' perpetrators of those fiendish outrages, we have already stated are sufficiently known. They belong to the gang of out-laws, who hare already done so many acta of blood and horror in this country. They are the same men. in part, be yond a doubt, who murdered, robbed, and consumed with their dwelling, the Vore family, who murdered Kelly, who assassinated, in the still hour of night, Chas. ' Thornton, who murdered within a week or two since, the Cherokee, Takunna, near hlvansville, and who have committed other acts the most outrageous. They are the same men who hare sworn vengeance against every man in the nation that dare denounce them in befitting terms. Tliey are the same men who have threatened to destroy the lives and propeity oi many of our best citizens, and are now ready, aye, have already com- i menced, to put these threata into execution They are in part those for whose arrest a reward of thousands oi dollars has hung lor nearly ? year without effect.? CAc roktt i/ldt:., Not\ #. Religious Intelligence.?The Albany Journal j of the 27th inat., says:? The Ilight Her. Bishop Hughes, of New Vork, an' j nounced to his people on Sunday, his intention to depar1 for Europe ill the Boston steamer ol the lit proximo. He accompanies President Harley, ofSt John's College, whose impaired and declining health, it is hoped, may be restored by a sea voyage. While in Europe the Bishop intends to make arrangements for tlio establish ment in New York, and perhaps in some of the other large cities, hospitals under the auspice* ef .Sisters of Charity, a class of self-sacrificiag almoners ol mercy, whose lives are devoted to the care and relief of the homeless and friendless. These " ministering angels," { by their enduring and patient familiarity with pestilence and famine, display truly sublime examples ot heroic philanthropy. All who ha ve seen them upon their er rands of mercy; who have witneaaed their tender care of the sick; who have been awed by the tranquillity i which their half-divine conaolation* impart to the dying, will reapond to our commendation. Hort urate, indeed, is the stranger, sick and destitute, around whose bed a Sister of Charity hovers. The Bishop expecta to be on hia return home with hia friend, should a kind Provi dence permit, in March. May bright akioa and favoring galea waft them safely to and from the Old World. Fir* in Savannah.?On Saturday night, about 10 o'clock, a lire broke out in the upper part ot the city, in some small wooden buildings belonging to the estate of H. Winkler, and principally occupied by ne groes. The house in which the tire originated was situ ate next to the corner ol an alley leading from Indian street, opposite the Savannah and Charleston bteam Packot wharf, and, the surrounding buildings being of wood, soon caught, and in half an hour after the alarm was given, some four or five buildings were in flames. The fire soon communicated to the buildings on the opposite side ot the alley, belonging to Mr. 0. O'Byme, one of them occupied by Mr. Allen, and the other by Mt. N. Hunt. It was Anally extinguished, alter destroy ing some five or six buildings with their oat-houses. The loss sustained, however, is trifling. None ot the buildings were of much value. $3,000 will repair all damages. {Military Movement.?The Montezuma, on her ] last trip from Mobile, brought over companies 11 , and F of the 1st regiment of artillery. The former is destired for Fort like, and the latter for Fort Wood. ' The following officers arc attached to the companies : ? Captains Van Ness and Newman; 1st Lieut. Win. H. French, Acting Assistant Quartermaster; Lieutenants Hawkins, liicketts and Brannon. Homicide in New Orleans.?Yeaterday, Thomas M. Wadaworth wan brought from the prison to the private ottlco of Recorder Oenois. The affidavits taken on Tuesday were then read to him, to which no defence was put in by the accused. The Recorder then com mitted Wads worth to the Tarish Prison, there to await hu trial for the murder of Joseph B. Catson on Monday night last.? N. O. DtUm, Nov. 'JO Board of Hnperrliorf. No*. 2H.?The President in the Chair.?At l'J o'clock, a quorum being present, the proceeding! of the last ! meeting were read and fully approved A large number oi petitions were presented. praying to be relieved from taxes, which were simply read from their titles, and appropriately re tarred to the committee on annual tax. A bill was presented from Stephen Eustia, for his monthly salary, and certain repairs done to the Council Chamber, amounting to $43 36 cents. Audited and al lowed. from Klisha Mack, police officer of the city of Alba ny, for $J0, for bringing a prisoner down the river to this city, was referred to the committee on criminal courts. From B. W. Osborn, for the carting of prisoners, paid at the Lower Police, $43 13. Allowed. Krom David Kinner, for the arrest of Adam Black, and bringing him to this city, from I haca. Allowed. Krom Morris O'Keith, constable, for cartage of prison em Referred to committee on criminal courts. Krom Richard Marony, for cleaning and keeping in order the Lower Police Office, $1 per (lay, for 36 days.? Allowed. Krom *hnerican Patritt office, for advertising election notices, $13 Allowed. Krom the Lorillar ! House, bill for bowl to jurors, or dered by tb* Circuit Court, in the month of October, $27. Allowed. Krom Sidney 11. Stuart, clerk of Lower Police, for cart ages of prisoners, $164 44, for three months. A motion was made that he have leave to withdraw his petition, j lor necessary corrections. Daniel M. Kry, clerk of 3d district Police, for cartages | of prisoners, from August 1st to Nov. 1st, 1845, of $14X | ?J6. Allowed. The President submitted a copy of correspondence in i the nature of an appeal to the Superintendent of Com- , mon Schools, Irom Dr. Reese. Laid on the table. John 11. Burly, bill of services as peace officer, $14 76- i Referred to committee on criminal courts, Tammany Hall, bill for board to jurors, ordered by the Circuit Court, of $8. Allowed. James H. Blakely, his bill for services as police ofli- { cer, claiming extra allowance. Sent back for correc tion. Thomas Robinson, special officer, deputed by Chief of Police, for bringing a prisoner, charged with bigamy, Irom Albany, $ti. Allowed Three reports l'rooi the Health Commissioners were handed in, and relerred. A communication from the State Superintendent of Common Schools, giving the reasons which prompted j his sustaining the removal of Dr. Reese, already pub- I lished, was ordered on file. A leport from the Committee on Civil Courts, in reia- I tion to a requisition from the County Clerk, asking tor au appropriation of $H04for the purchase of new records, i and the transcribing of dockets and judgments, from 1st June, 1S4C, to 31st December, 1843, now represented hs being in a mutilated condition, jwas, after considerable debate, amended, by stipulating tho amount paid by the city register lor similar duties, instead of auy specified amount, and to be paid by order of the Comptroller. Krom Emanuel Josephs, constable, his bill for services, being u balance due, of $16 32. Allowed. Andrew Warner, clerk of Common Pleas, his bill for stationery, lk.c., $60 l'J. Referred to committee on civil courts. A report from the committee on annual tax was sub mitted, granting relief to several persons, whose names are annexed, improperly or excessively taxed:?Isaac T. Stearns, ol the 1st ward: Russell Smith and James Mer chant, of the 'id ward; Charles Hamilton, of the 7th ward; H. Charment, of the 1st ward; Mary Hall, Geo. W. Ued ney and Chas. S. Ramell. Approved of. A report, also, from the same committee,was received, reducing the tax of R. W. Dm Riersen, as trustee of the Charles Dickerson estate, from $37,900 to $10,000, was approved of. The bill of James Bevins, keeper of the Eldridge st. prison, for services of au attendant upon Polly Bodine, amounting to $146, was referred to the Attorney of the Board. Krom Stephen Eustis, another bill, for cleaning the C ourt of Sessions, of $41 69, was allowod. Krom Alexander Jackson, for bringing a prisoner from Philadelphia, $10?allowed. Several claims for extra allowances to police officers, were disapproved of. The report of committee, to whom was referred the re duction of assessment of $4,000 upon the personal pro perty of Henry 8torms, to $3,000, was adopted. A report, favorable to the paving Dr. Reese, late su perintendent of Comn.on Schools, the balance of his sala ry, up to the time of his removal, $224 78, was adopted and allowed. A report, in favor of paying the sum of $10 to Oilbert S Nixon, for acting in the capacity of clerk to the Board of County Canvassers in 1844, was denied. The Coroner'b bill lor $193 87, being the gross amount of $1 deducted from each inquest by the last Board of Supervisors, was taken up, discussed, and ordered to be paid. The Board then adjourned to Monday next at 4 o'clock P. M. Pol lie Intelligence. Nor. 2b.? Love, Seduction, and Robbery.?Just at the close of the police ollice last night, a very droll ud laughable scene took place. A funny little Dutch woman, with a broad face, very much freckled, light sandy hair, small pig eyes, little pug nose, her body measuring the same in any direction?in fact, the only i'lea which can be formed of this female beauty is, that were she to fall down on a windy day, it would puzzle one to know which end to pick up first?entered the office to make a complaint. She gave the name of Marie l>ouixa Krederica Bohrman. It appears she eloped with a young man by the name of Carl Frederick John Och m?n, from Brunswick, Germany, where they both be long, and arrived in this city three days ago. Yesterday afternoon, while the lair damsel (who, by the bye, is 42 years old, and her lover only 27) was taking her " siesta," he managed to slip the bag of gold, containing between i three and four hundred dollars, from under her head, and " sloped." On awaking, she fait for her gold, when, ! to her astonishment, both money and lovor had vanished, j ?She at once called in the aid of officer Connell, of the 1st Ward, who, after come search, found her runaway lover at Mr. Beck's German boarding-house, corner of Liberty and Washington streets, preparing to go up the river. : She at once charged him with stealing the hag of gold. ! The officer arrested him, and found the gold upon his i person, whereupon bi brought him before Justice Os- I born ; and such a jabbering in Dutch took place !? neither of them sneaking a word of Knglish ?creating great mirth for all present. Officer Hitter, however, was vent for to interpret and explain the matter to the Jus tice ; who, upon hearing the facts in the case, decided that no larceny had been committed, at the same time handing her back the bag of gold. This, however, was too much for this gentle youth, who blubbered out like a big calf, and said he would marry her right away, rather than loose the i money, to which she very willingly gave her consent ; I consequently, off the parties started, under the direction , of officer Ritter, in search of a German minister?(we also formed one of tho party, determined to see the end of this comical tragedy)?for the residence of Mr. Stohl man, pastor of St. Matthew's Church, Walker street, j whereupon this amiable and beloved divine went through a long discourre, in the Oerman language, upon the blessings of matrimony, and concluded by giving them good advice and his best wishes?thus, by turning these two into one, he has formed a very comical piece of mor tality. Had it not been for officer Hitter's interpretation and explanation, which he did with great ability, this poor Dutchman would, in all probability, have been locked up, and the money pocketed by the herd of law- , yers, who hang about the Tombs?tor we saw two or ' three making tracks for the police office-word having been sent to them by their runners, that a man had been arrested with a hag of gold. These hags of gold area great attraction for lawyers of a particular class. Brutal jliiault.?An interesting young woman, of i very genteel appearnuce, came sobbing into the police i office yesterday, the tears rolling down her beautiful : face most pitifully, and her neck showing the marks of ! great violence. When asked by the magistrate who she wished to'complain of,she said she wished to enter a com plaint against her " husband,'' ( harles Jeffords, residing at 31 Hudson street; that he struck her several times , with a brush, and demanded her to bring a cowhide. " Not thinking for a moment what he intended to do," ! she brought him the cowhide, and laid it on the table, when he at once commeaeed heating her in a most riuel manner, which the marks on her person amply show? | for let a woman be ever so bad, there are other means of obtaining redress, without resorting to such outrageous I and brutal conduct. Justice Osborn at once granted a | warrant tor his arrest. liurglary.?The store of P. Cole h Co.. dry goods mer chants, No. U89 Broadway, was entered last night, with a false key, and robbed of a large amount of property, consisting principally of silks and satins, of all colore, very costly: a quantity of silk and kid gloves, rich silk pocket handkerchiefs, silk hosiery, lie. Mr. Cole cannot tell the exact amount of his loss, as yet; but from a rough estimate, yesterday morning, he missed $1,138 worth of property-it will possibly reach near $2,000.? The rascal took lrom the desk $!? 44. This " crack."' bur glary has been done by some of Jack Sullivan's " pals." We cautioned the Police to be on t.ie look out,some few days ago, in that neighborhood. Petit lAirceniei ?John Klynn was caught, last night, for stealing a silver watch, and two watch keys, valued at $2 2A, belonging to Margaret Thompson, No. 70 Orange St. Committed. Benjamin D. Smith was caught in the act of stealing a fine, (at turkey, belonging to Mr. Cornell Stringham ? When nabbed, he said, "If 1 did steal him, I didn't eat him." Locked up. Hugh Sheridan and Mary Bennett were both arrested : for robbing Thomas Smith of a silver watch, a cloth cloak, and a lady's hat; also, $6. Recovered all except the money. Committed. Aaron Stone waa caught in the act of driving off a sow, belonging to Peter McGowen. Aaron thought it was time to lay in pork for the winter. Committed. Mr. Daniel Hess, of Washington market, engaged the celebrated Smith Case to cart potatoes. Mr. Ciaee, how ever, finding there was likely to be a rise in the potato market, very quietly carted 20 buahels, and sola them on his own hook. Mr. Hess having discovered this ? small potato" arrangement, caused Mr. < ase to be arrested lor stealiug the same. Committed. Common I*Icsm? Judge Daly on the Bonch. Nov 28?This court was occupied until the hour of ad journment with tne assault and battery, and false im prisonment case of Elizabeth Christie vs Isaac B. Rutou and Nicholas Jones, briefly referred to yesterday. The i jury, after a candid aad able charge lrom the Court, re tired and will render a sealed verdict at 12 o'clock, Sa turday. Court Calendar?Monday. Common 1'lf.ss.- Nos I, 11. 34, tb, 19, 17, W, ???, 6, 7, 173, 41, 48. Brooklyn City Intelligence. Thic Star Chamber System -A very illiberal attempt was, a short time ago, made in New York to prevent reporter* for the press from obtaining facts which were necessary to apprise the community of the proceedings which were of daily occurrence in the poliae courts, whereby much inconvenience was caused to many gentleman prominently connected with the " Third Estate;" besides which, injustice being done to the citi zens of the Metropolis and their interest*. A " ?mall potatoe ' effort of the same description has long been essayed by divers magistrates of this city, lor tha espe cial purpose of keeping from the sovereign people the transactions of the courts over which they preside. So far as wo are concerned, we have been enabled to frustrate and defeat their contemptible plans, as means have been placed within our power for the obtainment of every required information, which all their devices cannot crush, nor all their hostility subdue. The acts of the persons alluded to, would be too contemptible for notice, had they not descended to the insolence and despicable meanness of interrogating respectable public officers in relation to matters over which they bare no legitimate supervision or control. We beg to inlorm the men who have thus improperly deported them selves, that the mere adventitious circumstance of their being (peradvenlure through the mero machinery of politics) " invested with a Tittle brief authority," will not be conclusive authority for them to act in a ruffian manner with those who, iu education and ability, are infinitely their superiors, and who, at all times, and under any circumstance, can-if their duties render it necessary?countervail the most deeply laid > f their most ingenious and desperately concocted schemes. Aisrssmkits roa Taxes.?As there are many resident of New Fork?and in places remote from this city?who have real estate in Brooklyn liable to assessments and taxation, we deem it our duty to warn them that uulesa their required (lues he paid on or before Monday next, they will be compelled to pav many extra charges for collection ; besides, perhaps, being subjected to the hu miliation and expense of their property being advertised for sale at public auction. "?^A Nr.w Arkanukmknt.?A very old plaa, which ori ginated in the cuuning speculations of some adventurous "chance makers," has lately been prac'ised by certain individual)) in Brooklyn, in the way of getting up raffling concerns, under the plausible plea of " guessing" at the weights of hogs, and other animals of a like bulky ap pearance?the specific gravi'.y of which was, of coarse, considered to be doubtful and uncertain. An affair of this kind catne olf yesterday, at one of the taverns in this city, which was attended by a vast number of per sons, who engaged in the operation with much apparent zest, in the hope of winning the prize which was os tentatiously placed before them. It would be improper to assert that there was any betting or gambling attended with the event, (because we were not present,) but we know that there is considerable difficulty in ascertain ing fairly who wai the actaal winner of the slaughtered animal; and because, moreover, we kuow that there wai much excitement among the numerous persons aa sembled, in relation to various disputed sums of money which were involved in the issue ? Navy Yard.?Very considerable esMltement hat been caused in the Navy Yard, and more particularly among the authorities thereof, by a publication in this paper, which charged some of the persons attached to that esta blishment with having compelled a number of men be longing to the North Carolina to take the places of seve ral laborers who had been employed in menial services The truth of that statement has not been, nor cannot be, disputed, and the onus of the act must, therefore, remain with those who were the authors of it. interim, there are other circumstances connected with the management and administration of that yard whioh demand the atten tion of the Houorable Secretary of the Navy?of which we are, at present, in almost exclusive possession. It may suffice, for "th 1 nonce," to intimate to the already too much galled com u unity of this country, that disclo sures have lately been made to a select few, revealing habits, on the part of certain distinguished officers, of the most depraved and inn oral character, involving the reputations of females who ,iavo heretotore been consi dered of unblemished reputation, and in one case, at all events, will have the effect of destroying the peace and fair fame ol the daughter of one of the most respectable men in Jackson street. Conditio* of the Streets.?The rain which has re cently fallen, has left the streets of Brooklyn in a most unenviable condition, from which, of course, the city inspectors will relieve them with sdl possible speed. It is to be hoped, however, that the person who has charge of the public lamps will also exert himself to do all in liia power for the purpose of obviating that wretched state of things wherein darkness is merely rendered visible. The appropriations of oil by the municipal au thorities are said to be liberal, and the chief officer of this department of the city is represented to be a man of worthy and exemplary character. It behooves him, therefore, to see that the streets are better lighted than they have lately been, so that way farers on the road may be protected from accidents-, and the property of tradesmen and housekeepers butter guarded from the depredations to which they are now subjected movements of Travellers. The following nearly embrace* the whole of yester day's arrival! At the I American?H. Tillotson, John Young, Philad; Tho?. j Ueekman, Hudson; N. K. Benson, West Point; L. C. W. H. Mahaffy, Conn; Capt. Leonard, St. Louis; John J. Ol 1 cok, Albany; A. Mathews, N. V; N. B. Blunt, Ft. Wash iagton; J. P. Bankbesd, U. 8. N. Astok?C. T. Piatt, Philad; Dr. Johnson; Va; E. N. Pratt, Albany; Dr. Shaw, Hon. O. Webster, Boston; J. Ames, Springfield; D. Crawford, R. A. Forsyth, Nswb'h; J. Maynard, Philad; J. Greenwood, Albany; 1. D. Tos to, do-. J. Wentwoith, Chicago; F. Franger, Canaudai sjua; E. Burden, Troy; W. H. Blossom, Canandaigua; \V. Peck, J. McKay, Buffalo: S. H. Giaves, Ireland; Ed. Grant, N. Cj J. Bourchervela; J. Oougald, Montreal; J. B. Macy.Cmn; John bluincy Adams, Boston; Christo pher Hughes, Bait; K. Wintbrop, Boston: B. W. Jennys, Citt?W. D. Whipple, Albany; J. S. Bates, Bedford; lames Lawrie, Boston; C. Whiting, Coast Survey; J. Power, Catskili; Geo. Danforth, Rochester; L. Pendrs ville, St. Louis; J. G. Hewes, Potiaville; A. Bennett, Phil; J. Seymour, Peekskill. Franklin?D. Wheeler, Bridgeport; John B. Simmon son, Staten Island; 11. Fish, Utica; E. R. Dudley, Dutch ess co; H. C.Sadler, Brock port; S. Smith, Albany; Col. Wood, W. L. Smith, Geo, I. Williams, Rochester; Oeo. Smith, Cansjohaxie; J. Millar, Baltimore; B. Prentiss, Mass. Olobk?Charles Huisman, Washington; T. Cadwalla (ter, Trenton; R. W. Benedict, Stateu Island, J M Criss, J. T. Patrick. Philad; Ed. Christman, do; P. M. Pagott, do; O. Stevens, W. Johnson, London. Howard?T. Van Brunt, L. 1; T. Wager, Troy; W. M iiabbett, N. H; N. Barlow, St. Louis; T\ C. Smith, Cinn, lion. Samuel Pheips, Vermont; M. Brown, Va: M. J. Thomas, W. Thomson, Pa; L. S. Bingham, S. C; K. Lon nergan, Cinn; L. Hancock, Newark; H. Foster, Bangor; Dr Boardmau, Trenton; W. Sanderson, Philad; C. W. Ml, Bait; Mr. Taylor Saratoga. Circuit Court. Belore Judge Kdmonds. Nov. 98.?This court was simply organizedpr? forma, this morning, and adjourned to the fourth Tuesday in De cember; contrary to eapectation, and to the disappoint ment of the different reporters of the city press, who were in eager pursuit of some rare information regarding the intercepted letters to Polly Bodine. His Honor, the Judge, made no allusion to such matters ; nor bad he any developments to make ; for, as is supposed, these letters, (it auy such there are,) were entirely bsyond his judicial interference, now that the trial is d is mused from uis turther cognizance. Court for thk Corrkction of Errors.?Alba ny, Nov. 27.?Present, Lt. Gov, Gardiner, Chancel lor Walworth and'2S Senators. No. 13. L. H Pratt vs. F. Suydam and al. Mr. M. T. Reynold* was beard in re ply. Decision postponed till December. No. 14. J. W. Church vs. D. Bull and wife. Mr. H. M. Romeyn was heard for plff. in error. To the Friends of Humanity. Mr. Bennett : Dear Sir I suggest whether, since the sentenos of O'Connor and Van Sieenburgh is commuted, the friends of humanity ought not to have a meeting (say in the great city of New York) for the purpose of appointing a commit tee whose duty it shall be, lrom time to time, to visit Hiag Sing, to see in what manner those unfortunate individu als may be treated. I say unfortunate, because it is evl dent that nothing but the stern, strict letter ot the 11 w justifies their punishment even by oonlnemeat in prison. They are guilty of murder, it is tine ; they have been legally convicted of murder, it is also true?of the mur der ot an offloer of justice in the discharge ef the duties of bis office : yet the " spirit of the age and of our insti tutions " is evidently opposed to their punishment for this offence, if offence it msy be called Do they nut suffer in the great cause */ frttdoss ! Is it right that these large landed estates should exist in this glorious republic, where every men should have a right to dig iu any field?live in any house?drink as much rum? eat as many onions, and chew as much tobacco as he pleases, free from the payment of any rent to any land lord or patroon who may choose to wear a clean shirt, drink a glass ef wine, or livs in a marble house. (See Ira Harris' speech of last winter.) 1 would suggest Horace Greeley as one of the com mittee. It should be the duty ol the committee to see that the work of these two marlyri is as light, and easy, and pleasant, and agreeable, as may be couaistent with their confinement-that they have plenty of roast beef? that they are daily informed, by means of the philanthro pic newspapers and otherwise, of the sympathy of the psblic with them and their sufferings?that said commit tee forthwith have Daguerreotypes of the prisoners taken, one to be sent to Mrs. Steele, and the other to be hung in the ofllce of the Tri6un?. Yours, lie., JOHN SMITH Fort at Sprinowrlls.?The defensive work at ^pringwella has been punhed with great activity during the past season, ever three hundred men, we learn, having been constantly emploved. Three faces of the work have been completed and sodded, and the fourth nearly finished. The failure of the appropriation alone prevented the whole work being ready for the guns this year. As it is, we understand a farther appro priation will be made for completing the fori and build ing barracks and quarters lor th* **r1n,?1'' , "J "* farther of importance can be done till July nest, when a new appropriation, if made, will be available.-D?fre?< Jidueriittr. __________ IJhiN 1 lol IvI. Dm h. G. BLANKMAN, Dentist, ll? Chambers street, N York late of Virginia, offers his professional servitss u the uubli". Persom who are desirous of having operstiis so ornamental and asef.il ? aweuda,. "the t?.th*.. lwrlv nttanded to, ar* reqneitrd to call *t hi? omc?, wh?r? u ?..uces of the h.sheit resect .l.iluy e?i he had. I???" ? derate, and all operations warranted a* ut i

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