Newspaper of The New York Herald, February 28, 1846, Page 3

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated February 28, 1846 Page 3
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From the tax on foroifn insurances and protest $1,000 00 From tba tax on collateral inheritance*, legacies and diatributire aharee 10,000 00 From the tax on the commission* of execu tor* and administrator* 13,000 00 From the tax on the commission* of trustee* and rseeivera 3,000 00 From the tax on civil commission* 3,000 00 From the Baltimore and Susquehanna Rail road 20,000 00 From the Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal Companies 67,036 00 From the tax on certain officers 10,000 00 From the direct and inoome tax 47ft,ooo 00 From the stamp tax, 40,000 00 $917,456 00 Deducting the demtnds upon the Treasury a* above, amounting to.. 830,474 18 And there would remain a balanoe of $76,961 81 ?independently of the sum which remained in the trea sury on tho 1st of December, 1813, whioh, deducting therefrom tho amount duo to the tobacco and other funds, was $188,237. Should the measures proposed at the present session, for the augmentation of the revenue, be adopted, tho committee think that the total receipts into the treasury, for sucoeeding years, will not fall short of $930,000 ; and, if so, the annual surplus, after paying the interest upon the present funded debt, and the expenses of the government, will be nearly one hundred thousand dol lar*. It is estimated that the interest which will be in arrear on the first day of July next, up to, and inclusive of whiok, it is proposed to fund, will not much, if any, ex ceed twelve hundred thousand dollars, and, if so, the additional annual charge upon the treasury will still leave us, at the end of every year, in possession of a surplus. Tho sinking fund, on the first day of December, 1843, amounted to $1,411,911 69, having been increased, in tho course of the preceding fiical year, $133,004 80. The entire public debt of the 8:ate, at this time, in cluding the bonds bold by the Baltimore and Ohio Rail load Company, is $18,186,784 98 Deduct Balti.i ore and Ohio railroad bonds, amounting to 3,200,000 00 And there remain* $11.986.764 98 By insisting the accumulations of the sinking fund semi annually, this debt may be extinguished in about hirty-fiva years. The State of Maryland has Invested large turns of money in various companies, chartered for the construc tion oi roads and canal*. In the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company she owns (independently of the three millions two hundred thousand dollars) stock to the amount of one milli n end fifty thousand dollars, upon which there was paid into the treasury, last y<ar, for di vidends, and the State's one-fifth of the passage money $86 699 43, being upwards of eight per cent, on the in' vestment Tho State also hold the bond* of the 8u?quehanna and Tide Water Canal Companies for $1,192,300, upon which thean was received last year for interest the sum of $74^10; and she holds, moreover, the bonds of the Balti more and Sutquehanna Railroad Company,$1,884,043 29, upon which there was paid last year for interest, $20,000 In addition to tbesa stocks and bonds, more or less pro ductive, the 8tate is the owner of bank stock to the amount of $310 966 66, and other productive stock, amounting to $23,000 The whole amount of her productive stocka and secu rities may be stated thus Bank stock $310 966 66 Baltimore and Ohio Railroad slock 1.030,000 00 Bond* of the Surquahanna and Tide Water Canal Companies 1,192,300 00 Bonds of the Baltimore and Surquahanna Railroad Company 1,884.043 33 Making $4,687,601 93 From the report of the directors on the part of the State in the Baltimore and Susquehanna Railroad Company, it appear* that the annual revenue from that work will be augmented from twenty thousand to upwarda of eighty thousand dollars, provided a measure which has already received the aanction of the House of Delegates shall be corae a law. The Susquehanna -and Tide Water Canal Companies, t is believed, will be able to pay regularly the fu | amount of the intereat on the debt contracted by the State for their benefit; end if so, the Chesapeake end Ohio Co. net is the only work in which tbd State has a deep Inter, est, whioh Is not affording material assistance to the re venue. The State holds, of tho stocks end bond* of this compa ny, 'or subscription and loans, under various act* of As sembly, the sum of $7,163 721 44 And there is due for interest 2,159,446 7A Making together the ram of $0,303,108 It A eel a of the bank atocks and other aeeariUaa belong ug to the State it recommended, and to apply the pro. red* and all claim* due the State, aa collected, to the symont ef the eertitcatca to be leaned for the funded In The committee hare reported a bill providing at the commissioner* of loan*, upon the proientationo oopena now outstanding, issue certificates therefore ?rieg interest. They also designate the first day of etobsr next, for the resumption of the payment of inter ?t on the public debt oi the State. | According to the message of the late Governor of Loulii s, it appears that bonds and coupons of interest of the bt proper for the State, to the amount of $3,531,943, rhieb hare been paid or settled by tae Treasurer, under be set providing for the adjustment and liquidation of i debts proper of the State, hare been cancelled lends to the amount of $150 000, issued to the Me Dies' It Traders' Bank for stock, and bonds issued to be Bank of Louisiana for stock, amounting to $003,000. are been adjusted, but not received or cancelled ends and coupon* of into rest, issued by the State in fa ' or oi the Union and Citisens'banks,and the Consolidated ! ation of Planters and Planters and Citisens, to the aount of $8,718,195 08, hars also been cancelled. The ' i of Louisiana are rapidly extinguishing the bonds sued by the State, to enable them to raise their 11*1. | On the list Dooember last, there was a surplus in oash $$11,000, in the treasury, after having paid the ex ordinary expenses incurred for the Stat* Convention, ; to neatly $90,000. The Stat* debt, in round | abers, may bo stated at $1,300,000, for which bonds kve been issued, payable from the year 1819 to 1873, j?d bearing interest at A and 0 per oant The cash and sts in the treasury, and ths land fund of the ats, would at onoa extinguish this debt. |Tb* delinquent States are rapidly resuming payment t their pubiie debts, and placing their finanees in a good j odition. There are now only four delinquent States I Territories io the Union,whioh are not in a fair way | a speedy resumption. Old Stock Exchange. ..INT City U, 1170 0514 75 ,h. N A Trust ?V IS Ohio?s. MM S3K 75 Cantos Co 373 to d-? 1*0 9(2 M do 37)2 { Kentucky t*. 99* 5 do Aab It Both RR isu. niauU $p?ci?l 37 m Nor fc War Bit u2 .jPtuB.ylv.niai* 7IK its do sit 51^ : 40 Co 71W 275 do M do _ . bM 7lg 100 do l.hi Ptwtix Bank 15 75 do l But It Drov. Bank 109 50 do I iirl k n bit lto 300 Reading RR do 140 50 do I Sauk Com scrip 96 too do r* Sick $% 5* Loos 1.1 I K.risn's' Trust SO 15s do do bto * eoo do do 37k 168 do do blO rS 1M do tTl\ 50 Harlsm RR ifo It Trest 100 too so do W* 235 do do >50 do biao Motri. Canal 17* 50 do do (IS 17 Sa 75 Stoninstoa RR do 130 17*2 35 do do I'M 70New tersey RR do iM r-M 14 do ?M YPfetse.WsMiMH 50aha Nor It WorBR UK ths Moris Canal 17 ICO do *10 6<H do *3t 17 30 do UK do ?? 17M 50 do *3 UK |Ht-lrm RR *10 5iK 50 Long RR bj 1*2 'do 53* 50 do slO 4?K do 5>K K0 do do VX '00 d5 slO 4?K do *30 5 K 350 do SlO 47 iagRR 69 50 Vieh.bsrg Bh (K -anton Co 37M 150 Kareiart'a Loan 37K do bit I7K Hew Stock Exchange. i U 8 Bank cash 474 1 ? shs Nor fc Wot e*sh 64 ----- *- Saturday 64> Mar. led. ,_i Thursday avaning, Fabruary 38th, at St. Georges' hreh. by ths Rsv. Dr. Tyng, Mr. Enwie Floto, to I Ansa Hillobots, all of this oity. _ _ Died. In the $8th tost. Mr. William B. Maasw, Editor of the nshiya ?ag'?. *K*d U years pe member* of the New York Typographical Socio Jr? rs.poctlully iuvilod to sttood his funeral to mor I (Sunday) efternoon, at 3 o'clock, from the Unlver It Chureb, corner ef Fulton and Plnoapl* streets, i Fruity eveoiog, M.ann Jorca, aged 36 years ? tenerel will take place on Sunday aftaraeen, at I pest those o'oleok, from No. *3 Roosevelt street ' i and acquaintsdcss are invited to attend. DESK WANTED. JY PERSON having ag<md Mahogany Counting Hons* , may hast of a purchaser, by sddraasieg box in* AUCTION MACKS. ENGRAVINGS AT AUCTION. A LEW will ?U on Saturday evening at ?? o'clock, at ? No *93 Bi adway. a large collection uTO ie Enariviogn, ancient and modern. Also, a flue sat of Sporttug pieces, framed, anJ a number of Boydal a Shtkatpeare. gov aadvfor examination. f27 3s*r ? WANTED. A Two Story Dwelling Hobm, with basement aad ' yard, two aittiug rooma and bed rooma, situated id the .central part of the city, audLauitabl* to a atnall family. ?rui uot to exceed X00 per anuam?Croiau water iridisprnsa ble?adjacaot to Broadway, and not Id it her up tbau Princ# ?treat. A hue addraaaad T H., stating partieolara, location, Ac.. and laft at the Herald Office, will ba attended to. fl? lwia'rc WANTR D?A comfortable two atory house? not too \ large, n t the rent too high. Addrcaa "Brindle." >t thia Loffiea. f *| 3t"ja RELIGIOUS NOTICE REV. THOS. L H A KRIS, will pre-ch in the Universaliat Chuich, in r.litnbeth afreet, near Walker, to-morrow, at the usual hoora f ut ji-cf of iroruing diacourae," The Cross of Chriit." lu the evening a diacourae will ba delivered on tha " Viciaaitudea of Life, auggeated by the racant ahipwreeka and loaa of life in our vicinity f II lt>rrc APPLY EARLY. THE THIRD NUMBER or MORRIS'S NATIONAL PRESS 13 NOW READY. ITS content! are ol the moat intereaung deacriptioo, Light, A Sparkling Oay and Sketchy. Bubacriptioua ouly t* per annum?a ingle topiet CS? eenta. BuRGtSS STRINGER fc CO., Wholeaale Agents, *23 Broadway, cor. of Ann at f*7 *tia*r THE IRISH BANK DEFAULTER. THE NATIONAL POLICE GAZETTE, published at No. IT Cautre at.. New York, of Saturday, Fab. 31; h. ! will contain, among other highly intereatiug and original matter, THE LIKE OK LYMAN PARKE8. ! The counterfeiter, being a continuation of hia extraordinary career iu Philadelphia, iu connexion with John Swift, Mayor of that city, the late Nicholas Biddle, tha United State* Biuk.Ae.Ae. _ A correct likeness, sp'endidly engraved, of WILLIAM T. POWER, the laie Imh Bank Drfauller, now supposed to j be on hia way to America, with a fail description of hi* I parson. 1 Tiiit and conviction of CUPID, the Binje Robber; Restel); 1 Costel.o and Mason, on Blackwcll a Island Caution to I Couuty Merchants and Strangers, about visiting New York I city. *1 he Pirates of Squan Beach. New Police JuKice, and ! names of cuididates. Grant, the New Haven Forger, his de | sciiplien. and S 00 rewa-d for h>s a feet, j FOREIGN CRIMINAL INTELLIGENCE , Captain Johoatoue.of the ship'X'ery, and eiecution of Martha Browning, lor the murder of Mrs. Muml-ll. Escaped Fugi tives and couvieta. Movementa of Pickpockets, Juaepb Mal lard, Charley Hawkins, lie. Trial ofWYyalt, 'ha Auburn I Prism Convict. Fraud on the Poor hy Spanish Quarters and > Sixpences. fingular statistics of the Sing Sing Sta'e Prison ? The Burglar's Iron Cheat. Judge lugraham'a opinion lelative to anew trial lor Cnsrelloand Mason. Employment of Cos I tello and Mason on Blaekwell'a laltnd. Contemplated trial of ; Dick Collard alias Devia. alias Seaton. 7 he Pa?t brokers In terest. Philadelphia Police Piiton Keeper rauglit Stealiug. Steamboat Swallow. Colt's Offing Ta'egraph Shooting at a Port Collec'or. The next Mayoralty. Tna new City Charter. Arrest of Pickpockets at road and at li >me. New Counter f its. Bigamy. Murders Crime in Montreal?Heady, the I Bank Defaulter. O'Koorke, tha Murdered Pugilist, and Mer rure, tha Court House Buruer. The Rob i*r and the Virgin ? Murder of a Mother and her Babes. Abduc ion Trial. Ntgro Revolts. Clinton County State Prison, Ac. Ac. F r aria by all News Agenu in the United States. f*T stnc A CARD. BENJ. WARD, of the city of New York, tenders bis sin cere thanks to the New York Pilots, John Fredell, Wm. Reed, and John Oaeer, of the Pilot Boat Blossom, 'or their kindness, in conveying to the euy, on the afternoon of Sunday , laat, the body ol hie aon. Isaac L.Ward, who peiiahad on hoard the ill ftnad ship John Minium, wrecked on Squan i Bearh, on tha lith init. N. B ? Hr w. uld also thank them for their hospitable enter ; ta'ument of hit bro'krr-iu-Iaw. Hiram Fariington, on bis pis tare eo and 'rom Hqnin Beach. 138 ll'rrc New Yoik, Feb. *3, 1146. SHOP AND STEAM POWER. rpO LET?A room ?1 bv SO feet, within a f?w yards of the I A Folton Ferry, in Broonlyu. Arply to 49 Ful on st.. New York. f *8 Iw'r i ' BOOTS AND SHOES. JOHNSON, 1st Chatham street, will re-open hit store E. This Day, and sell >o-day aud Monday, Root* and Shoea at let* prices than they hsve *v*r been previously aold in thia city. Gentle men's first quality evH sewed Boots, wai ranted not to rip, at >3 SO per pair The balance of the da ma gad Bootaand Shoes on hand, will be sold at great sacrifices, fllkm! "rrc MILITARY EQUIPMENTS?FIEREMEN'S CAPS fl^HR SUBSCRIBER respectfully calls the atteation of the B military public to his assortment of Military Equipments adsp rdtoall companies; Military Caps, K apaacka. Boxes aud Bayonet Scabbards of ev?ry ranetv. Country compa nies. about i hanging their uniform, or those about forming uew companies will be supplied w th samples. FIRE CAPS-FIRE CAPS. A fnll assortment of every variety constantly on hand, and m -de to oroer at the shortest notice. f*8 3m*rrc H S. GKATACAP. 393 Broadway. LECTURE ON OREGON. MR. CHAR LES 8AX i ON. of Oregon City, who left tha Oregon Tvrritnrv in Aaguit last. a' dcrossed the Rocky Mountains to Miss- on, oo home hack, with three compa nions, has been requested wv many of the ettixens of New York to deliver a lactate on thit cruitry. oo Tuesday evening, the 3d of March, at Croton Hall, on the corner of the Bowery and uivision street All who feel nil.-rested in the aubjeet are invited to attend. a The Lecture will commence at 7 o'clock Tickets 25 vent*, to be had at the croton Hall, the New York Herald, office on tbo corner of Nassan and Kuliou street: at the office o> the Olobe. 123 Fnlton at John Aadera?n It Co'a, No. 2 W ?tj at, and at Bramhall A Co 'a, No 321 hi Broadway, f 27 4trh RAPID SALJEjJ OF OVERCOATS. A FEW laabiooable newly mideBiown Overroata atthe rednred price of fourteen dollar*. One call will con vince the public that their true mteieat wi'l be aub erved by purchasing at my establishment. Fine French Cloth Dress Co*'* made lo me-sni*. in the very latent i _ __ very latent atyle, at pricea vary ?ag from $ 6 to $ O'her articles in proport ou Fine ready made garu.ei ts alwnya oo hand, foi the convenience o1' thoae wanting an imoiedinte outfit; white Marseill-s Ve?t?. Ac. G. B. CLARKE. 132 William itteet, near Hult' n, f2S lt*r opptai'ethe new buildings. ' THE INDIA 11UBBEK CASE ; BUT NOT THE STOCKING KNIT PATENT. OODYEAR **-? ' In 1812, I made shirred goods, and Day, in order to ascertain the secrets connected with the mode, hired one of the men. who porseased my aecreti, by paying him fifty dollars the expenses, to come f.on Spring, field. MussachnsetU, to his maonfaetory in New Brunswick, for thu Hi* name wax Horace Cutler, and Mr. Day then paid Mr. Cutler's d aft the amount for this and expenaea of eixty.ais dollars, as appears from thi followine extract Signed, CH AS. GOODYEAR. How nincb truth there ie in the above statement, will ap pear ty th* wi:nceae'e own showing ? Circuit Conrt ol the United State* for the Southern Di*-) Horace H. Dat, ) tiict of New York. } G' nd*. > United State* of America, **. Chaulr* Goodtear, Horace Cntlvr, of Springheld, County of Htmden and Com monwealth of Maisachmett*. mannfmciurer of India Hnbber, rged thirty year* and upward*, being dnlyiwnrn upon oath, doth depoic nod xsy. ? ? a ? ? Deponent Inrther itith. that prior to calling npon said Day and engaging n hi* employ, this d.-poncut had never been in the employ of Charles Goodvear, or any othrr parson in th* lodi* Mnbber bnaine**?that the said Day did not first call on this deponent for information about the Rubber business, or to employ him ; but that this deponent, hearing that a man by the name of Day was engaged in the manufa- tare of India Rob ber at or near New Ynilt. drponent made the first advance, aa heretofore tinted, and aonght to make money ont of the eir cnm-uncrof bia knowledge of the business, and aoughtont Mr. Day, bee.anae of hia being in the busmen, and that depo nent had h aril of anch a man?whereby deponent hoied to save something ontof the money which ne conaideied Charlee Goodyear never mea t to return him, and thiideponen' con sidered he had a perfect right to dispose of hia knowledge or hia labors, as beat would remit in getting back some ol the mo ney, or the whole, if he could,and. under the circumitauces of the case, as then existing, he now felt perfectly justified in the means he resorted to to rave himself, for he had given u|> aa lost the money he hid paid and loaned to sa.d Uood y ear ??*????? Deponent further saith, that in all hia intercourse with said Day. he discovered no attempt to unjustly or unfairly altun any inform Hon or consideration, and that no underhand woik was practised bv said Day, nor any attempt of ihe tort- Dr pooent f'pheraaith, tliat in the Summer or Kail of one thou sand eight bnudied and forty-two, be was in partnership with Solomon C. Warner, then and now a resident of Springfield, in this State, and while ihna emp'oyed and -ngaged wpli said Wa-ner, they mionfactured and aold Rubber Shoes by the same procesi at drponent txpltined in New Brnmwiek to the said Day. HORACE CUTLER. U. 8. of America, Massschnactts D srrirt, > Springfield. Oct. 15, 18?5 > Then Hnrne* Cutler, personally aoptarieg. made i a h to the truth of tiis foregomg affidavit, bv him aubie ioed. helo sine. REUBEN A. CHAPMAN, Clerk ol the Circuit of tne U. R. Goodyear'* Patent wai applied for J..naary 1244, and issued by P?t*nt Offi-e f " . in Jane, 1(41 To any int*Hig nt man me question will explain itself, and be evident, thai 0 iodye r's potent is utterly worthies*. See Tribnn* and Mirror ot Feb. 2?ih i28 ll* h HORACE H DAY. UH 8 WAY MP 8 Compound Syrup of Wild Cherry, THE GREAT REMEDY FOR CONSUMPTION. Honor to Whom Honor la Due. It mav truly be said, that n<> one has ever beeu to saeceasfnl ta com pounding a medicio., which baa dun* ?o much to relieve the ho man f-tnily. to rrb dis ease of its terrors, end reitor* (he Invalid to Health and Comfort, a* the Invtnlor au i Proprietor of ihst mo?i dessr vedly ponnlar family me. inn , U* PwaTPB's Costropho Srttl'r or Wild CNinnr.aad nni e his been sngeierally pi tr miied by th* pr< foaion and otheis b ith in thie country si d in Europe, nor bat there ever been to great an eff nt, in the ihort space ol only t x or aeven vear*, to dteetve tbeciedu Ions and unthinking, bv pntii g ap Nostrums kinds, of variont kindi, by various individuals, affixing th* nam- of Wild Incut, and aa mnch of th* aatiie of ih* original prepara tion nt will screen them from the lash ol ihe law, and one of toe Imposioia who pets out the commou paregorit o' lb# shops and Calls it th* Balsam or WildChxhst. baa had the impudence to raution ih- puolie sgnmt the Original Pre para ion, Dn. Kwavisb's Coairorvo SsRor uvWild CNxnnr, which la doing so u neh good i* th- world B WARE OF BUCK IMPORTERS. And | archaa* none but the original aud only genuine article, as prepared by Dn Swatnb, t the o-ly me compound ed by a Regular Pnyeieian, aud arou from many Tetrt el s* attention to the Practice of th* Profession, sod which It d to ? hit great discovery Thontands an* tea* of thousands of ih* best testimonial* of the anparallelcd aucce*s of Dr. 8wa>ne's Compound of Wtl-i Cherry, for the ear* of Consumption I Coughs. Cold*. Spitting Blood. Liver Complaint, Tickling or Rut g in the Tnrout. Nervous Debility, Weakness of Voice, Palpitation or Disease ef th* Heart, Pain in the Side or Breast, Broken Constitution from variou* esnaes, the abas* of en o rati, Ac, Bronchitis, Asthma. Whoeping C'>ogb, Ae , w?r* declared to the world yews before any other preparation of Wild Crbart c me out. The moat sceptical may aatiafy th*in?*lv?* aa to th* troth of the above by n little inquiry in Philadelphia. The genuine artirlt i* prepared only by Dr Hwatrb, whose office has been removed to N. W. comer rf Eighth and Race streets, rhtladelphn. Th* Balsam and other spurious article* of Wild Cherry hasbeea told ont. sad resold not. a d the proprietors are obliged to resort t? Kalsc hood and Htrataocm to make ihnrownout ot it. The ge nuine aiticle is put op in plain atyle, in annate bottles,covered with a blue wrarpsr, with a yellow label, witn the proprietor a signature attached , , , _ lT>- Th* Public t'o requested t* retusraber that it is Dr. 8WAYNE 8 COMPOUND 8YRUP OF WILD CHER RY that has and it rerea eJly performing suchi mtrscnloag corei of diseases which hare b-filed th* skill of the rrpf-s sion. end set at defiance the whole ca'alngn* of Patent Mtdi wmfr ' cinti, which are daily pa tfsd through the ti'gsns of th* Ptas*. Theiefor*.esk lor Dr. BWAYNE B COMPOUND 8YRUP OF WILD CHERRY, nndpari has* oo other AogRTS?C. H. Bin;. at Dr. Mttror's old staud. Brcadway and Joha street! M. A. Sends, 1M Bowsrv i E-1- Wainrr. 2(4 Blascur stiesti Dodd,77i Broadway. (M Im'm AMVMIIBITS. PARK THBATRJB? MB O. VANDENHOFF. MR OEOROE BARRETT. MR. 8AN0S AND HIS TALENTED CHILDREN. BENEFIT OF MR SANDS. Saturday ???nine, February SB, Will be performed, the play of THE ROAD TO RUIN. Harry Dorntnn Mr. O- Vandtuhoff. Sophla .. Mr*. Bland. After which. MR. SANDS AND Hid TALENTED CHILDREN. Will ethinit their GREAT GYUSASTIC EXERCISF.Sl Tn conclude with. J'h time, the farce of THE MISERIES OF HUMAN LIFE. Mr. Ally Croaker, Mr. G. Barrett. Margaret Mr*. Knight Price ol Admission?Rosea, |i ; Pit, M ceau ; Uillsry Doora open at ?K o'eloek, sad the Certain will rise profusely at 1 o'clock. HOWEKt THEATRE. A. W. JACKSON... MANAGER AND PROPRIETOR Saturday Kwantna, February 98, Will ba performed, tth time, a New Oread Equestrian Drama, entitled. ARASAPHA | Or, the Laat of tne Delaware*. Araupba Mr. J. R. Scots Miugotth Mr Cony Paul Joue* Mr PliBchard Welumpka Mr*. O. Jonea After which THE MOUNTAIN DROVER, Or.thhe Royer'i Dog. Archibald Lctlie Mr BUficliartL Dugal VleNiel, Mr Couy. Jeuie Campbell Mrs. Phillip*. M*ggie M'lrae Mr*. Sergeant. To conclude with BOLD THUNDERBOLT, Or, Mike Maitin, The liighwajih Mike Mania, Mr. Clarke. Belli Shiugla, ... Mr. Davenport. Norah Mrs. Phillip*. Sally, Mr*. Sergeant. ?O* Lower Boies SO cent*?Second and Third Tints, 13 OU.i Pit, and Oallery UK cents. Door* w ill open at hal f put 0?ourtaia will rile at T. ARCH S l llHE'r TiiRAiRK. PHILADELPHIA La**gg .....Ma. W. E. Boaron. Acting Manager Ma. J. M. Scott. Stagb Manager Mr. H. E. Steven*. Saturday Evening, Feb. 98, PETER WiLKINS. Peter Wilkin*. ? Mm A. FDher. Plialim O Scud,...' Mr. E. Shaw. Jack Adam* Mr. Steven*. The Noudeecript, Mr. W. F. Wood. Yonrakea Mr*. C. Mettayer. After which TWICE KILLED. Mr. F.uelid Facile, Mr. Barton. Kail h Reekie**, Mr. Thayer. Fanny Pepper Mr*. Thayer. To cenclode with THE OCEAN CHILD. Capt Mandeville Mr. Frederick*. Harry Helm, Mr. Morn*. Mary Helm Mr*. Greene. HOWEs' CIRCUS, AT PALMO'S OPERA HOUSE. Redaction of price*.?Bote*, first and second tier* 93 cent*; Children under 11 year*, 12K cents?Private Boxea 30 cents. LA*T NIGHT OF MADAME MACARTE. Saturday Afternoon At 1?waning, Feb. 98. Wtll he given s full dr??? cvva]cade, the COURT AND CAMP OF QUEEN ELIZABETH. Led by Mr*. Cole, a* the Britiih Queen, and Mr.N. B. Tar* ier,*? Leicnter. The nathetic leaaee on horaaback, entitled the Shipwrecked Sailor Bov, by Matter Ntvon. MRS. COLE it a beautiful act of hor**man*hip. Feat* of featuring, by Mr Niton and Son Mr N. B. Turner, in hi* gallant and thrilling feat* upon two Bert Courier* MADAME MACARTE'S great act. Mr. Col* end hit two D g*. Mr. Wm Nichola.a* the Gladiator. Contortion* by Mr Cole. The whole to conclude with the F.reaof CUPID IN THE SOuT BAG. <Ly- Extra perlormance evciy Wedneaday and Saturday afternoon. Doora open at T, performance to commence at half-past T o'clock. BOWERY AJHPHITHKATRB AND NEW YORK CIRCUS. No. 87 Bene try. Rockwell Stone, Manager*. LAST NIGHT OF THE TRYOLFAN BAND AND ETHIOPEAN MElODIiTS. Saturday Kveiiing, Feb. 98. The will commence with the POLISH COUhT. The Tyrolean Band, and EthiopUn Melodists. After which, the Crusader's Glory ! or, Tha Battle of tka Liitt! Mr Hanrinfftto and Son, the admired Acrobats. LEVI NORTH, iha Apollo of the American Arena, in a principal ?ct Tha Sailor at Sea. by Mr Thntnaa Mo?el*y. To conclude with BILLY BUTi ON Bote*, 13 ecui*; Pit, UK cent*. Open at I 'commence at 7 ?'clock Benefit ?f LEVI NORTH on Monday eight. fflr CaKL OK ADVERTISEMENT. NATIONAL, thkathk and circus, CHESNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA. Under the mananement of | Messrs WELCH. MANN AND DELAVAN; I Will Ihonly terminate this, tht most prosperous season srer j experienced in America. in order to fulfil their engagtmeau at Baltimore and Wi.hingtoo Anosi the numerous arti.res an gasod in their large est iblrshmeut, may be ftmnd the following names of some of the first riders: MRS LOUItA HOWAHD, pr:neipal act Eoneetriae, and premiere artiste, in characteristic delineations oTmelo-dnmar tic personations, on her celebrated courser. MK8. EDWARD WOODS, an elegant Equestrims, on two Hnrsrs, and in lee Atlamandce FraaSaisg,and general move ments of equitation I Eight Female Equestrians, who appear in grand ears! cades. ^Tishc jtope Dancer and Equestrian performer, Mies lOUIBA Principal Male Rqnestrians, Messrs. LEVI NORTH, T. V. | TURNER, and W. B CARROL. First Kqnastriaa Pantomimist, J.'C. ROOER8. I Backward Riding, after the Italian invention, by 11 8IO : NOR OEKMAM ! The RIVERS FAMlLY-remarkable for their high talent in the gymnastic and Acrobatic arts J.J. NATHANS, Equestnas Director, and twe and See Hone Rider?His pupils art W. Cincade and Little F. Pastor. Personifior of Local Characters. MR. E. WOODS. First Vanlterof the Troupe, MR. McFARLAND. Equilibrist sad Postarar, MR G. DUNBAR, I CTowns, MES8R8. MAT and WELLS. Ring Master, Mr. K. NICHOLLS. _ Comic Voedists, MESSRS. KELLY, LATHROP. sad WEAVER. Stage Manager, Mr. FREER. A constant snceessioa of first rate equestrian performers, from all parts of the world, sad a continual series of the most i magnificent Pantomimes and Spectacles of high squrstnaa ee- ! labrity. Leader of the Oreheetre Mr. MEYER. Scene Painter Mr. JOHN WISER. A most snmptnous Wardrobe ol all the nations in the world, eomolsted in die very first style of eiceileeee. The snits of armor, flags, banoen weapons of war, Ac., by Messrs. tf. LETilNtJER.O HILSEYkCo. A fnll sad talented company of high dramatic excellence. A most saperb stud of high bred horses, trained lor the are na and for warlike and processional tffeeu on the stage?at* tended by twelve grooms, and kyfonrteea rongh hden. Tba Doors ofrho Circus aad Theatre are always opened at half-past S, and the performances invariably commence at T | o'clock fU CI'l Y OF ELMS. THF. EXHIBITION of this tned-1, together with models ?*. of the public buildings < f New York, sod the Mormom Temple at Neuron, will remain open for a short time looger at the Granite Building. Ticket* 23 crnts. E PORTER BELDEN.Prop-ietor. E.B. U N NINUHAM, Sup't of Eihibition. . Tho proprietor is now constructing it 3MBroadway, THE MODEL OF NEW TORE. Representing in tnrred wood every building, shed, tree, and , other object in the great Metropolis of America, which will be completed ia a Lw moaths Above this Model will he i j Canopy on which will be delineated news of publie bmldiogs, ( places of busiaess, manufactories, prirata retideaees, hotels, steamboats. Ac., varying from 10 to30incbro in langth,for which a moderats compensation will be charged. | Having now so neatly completed a Model of New York, the proprietor will either tell or give a lease of the Model of New Haven, Ac. Office hoars from I to ( P M. ftllm'r E. PORTER BELDEN, HQ Brosdway. The saint david s benevolent society, will hold its Anniversary Festival on Montiiy Evening, ! _ . DINNER AT NIBLO'S AT ? O'CLOCK. . Tickets may be obtained ou spplicstioa to the Sivwsrds. Also, at the several Welsh Hoasea, and at Mr. Nihln's. D. C. COLDEN, President. H P. Eowanos. 1st Vice Prrs't. Moans* Mohua.a, Jr., 2d do. D. Renvavs. Treaiursr ftt 'iteod'r I BOWERY THEATRE MF8SRRCONY A BLANC HARD purpose taking their Rent fit nn Tuetd.?v t vening, Mstc'i 3d. 11 ese gentle men hive been indefatigable in the play-going pnb'ic, sine thvir arrival in tbiscoautrv. Their ' bill of fare is trnly treat, embracing three pieces of novel chs- ' ract'V, "The Knights of theCioss." a drama entitled "The Demoe H'?ta-," and "Don lean, or the Ltbtrtmo Destroyed." f Jl Ais'SAMr A CARD. 1 MR.C.W. 8CHLIM. roapertfnlly informs ths ladiss and gro'lemrn, hi,patrons, and the public, that ha will give his first Eihibmon Ball on nrtt Wednesday tvsi ing, March

4th. at Military Hall, I9J Bowery. Particulars ia futureadver ti,rm-u a. N B ?Ths tickers srs to be had at Capt H?ywood's ?? Broidwtv; at the It'h Waid H >tel, Grand and K'it'beth su., sneat A, ilitaiy Hall. ?6 Jt'Tk Abun nre GENU'S FASHIONABLE HATS. | FOR THE ENSUING SPRING, ARE now ready for infraction at 214 Buoad-vav, opposite St. Pail's' hureh. fta 6t*i?endr uTAlOe-ta: POI aTOES: POTATOES !?Cneopev than ever to Pedlarr, if ai plied for st onee. at Champioae Cellar,, loot ol Delancy strttt. For aaie by lasit'rre JaMES ROSS. RHEUMATISM. Compound Syrup of the HydrioJute of Potaua ?arsapakilla, 1*0 YELLOW LUCK ROOT. HE ABOVE is prepared from thspurvat articles, and in _ recommended is the best and only -nre cmw of Rhrnma tlim At this sen,on of the year espeeislly. it ia of the greatest importance, aa it will remove all tnose rrremoly unpleasant symptoms, (severe paLs. stiffness of the joints, back, shoal ders, Ac Sic.) It thins, pnrifirs.snd quickens ths circulation, and (envas svsry part of the aoimal economy in a perfect slate of heilth. 1 be virtues of rsch article have long been known to ths ficnlty, and by their judicious admiitnts their cffceu are greatly increased. For sale by _ _ fH |ns*m CHAS. H. RING, 192 Broadway. Notice. "" j THE nndersignsd begs to inform his friends and the public, that his Hsi EeUBHshmeat is removed from corner of Wall ayid .N.ssan >tr'ets, to m No. tT7 Br midway, dirrrtly oppoiih Howard Hottl. The very libvral patronage which hat for many years "feu j attended to him, at his old sLnd, is duly appreciated, aad his ; arrangements aie now such as enable him to offer every in- ! decs meat for a continaalinn i f the same. His celsbra vd fine Beavtr Castor sad Moleskin Hats, which are too we'l known to need commendition, will be found still further improved and bean tilled. Alio, a complete assortment ol gsntlamnn's, youths' and ! children s Caps, Umbrellas, An., st modntste prices. ?,?/>. E. II. AMI DON. N B ?Gcntlsmen s Hsu of tho Spring fmMoa srs sow i ready rm Iwiseod'r T UTUT UTKLLI6KRCK M TO BAILS. Later and Important from Mexico. We learn from Washington, that accounts have been received by our government, of a later data than any which yet have appeared; and the intelli gence is of the moat important character, aa to the nogottation of our relatione with Mexico. By this news, it appears that the government of Paredes has refused to acknowledge *r receive Mr. Slidell, our Minister to Mexico. On this refusal being known, Mr. Slidell asked for his passports. This was refused. He then insisted on being al lowed an escort to Vera Crui, which, it appears was granted. In a short time, it may be expected that the United States, having tailed entirely in its mimion to Mexico, will have to resort to some other alternative. It is also stated, but on less competent authority, that the Mexican Government have organised au army of considerable force, to proceed to the Rio 1 Grande. The rumors, hitherto, relative to a counter revolution, by Arista, are now contradicted alto gether. It seems doubtful, however, whether this new expedition upon Texas is merely a paper expe dition, or not. In the mean time, our government has not been idle. We understand from Washington, that there is now assembled in the Gull of Mexico, or will be, in a short time, one of the largest fleets ever sent out by the United States, upon any occasion. It will consist of three frigates and two steamers, and other smaller vessels, which will number in all 275 guns, with a force of 2,500 men. The army is ordered to march to the mouth of the Rio Grande, and if the news is correct, it will be marched under able preparations, to as to bring Mexico to terms in a short time. The belief is, that British intrigue now pre vails at Mexico, and is at the bottom of all these belligerent movements. [Kdlcorlal Correspondence.j I mportant from Washington. Washington, D. C., Feb. 28,1846. A most significant and important o ebate on the Oregon (motion, has taken place in the Senate du ring the M two days, and it has been adjourned to Monday. The last news from England has pro duced a profound, as well as a complicated impres sion, upon the different elements of the govern ment, in this metropolis. All parties have now read and conned over the Queen's speech?the de bates in the British Parliament, and in the French Chamber of Deputies?the articles in the public press?and the various movements in France and England, connected with the relations of this coun- : try. All parties, and all public men, according to i their relative position, have made np their minds as to the character of that intelligence. The extreme war party in Congress look upon the news as any- j thing bat pacific; and, on the other hand, the ex treme peace party give a highly favorable interpreta tion to the aspect of this intelligence. This con flicting interpretation of the recent news, by oar leading public men, in both Houses of Congress^ has been particularly developed, during the last two days, in the Senate. What may be the impres sion that has been produced on the minds of the President and his Cabinet, through their private ad vices from the American Minister in London, is more difficult to ascertain. We have had strong symptoms of something important that is under way, but nothing officially has yet been divulged, from either our government or the British Embas sy, relative to the presept position of the negotia tion on the subject of the Oregon controversy be tween the two countries. We are expecting some thing important every day. The relation* of the two countries are yet in a most critical condition. There is but a very small difference, in point of real value, between England and the United States, on the subject of the Oregon dispute; and there is, also, a strong disposition, in the commercial interests ot both countries, to draw closer the bonds ot union?as may be seen from the tariff bill proposed by Sir Robert Peel, and that proposed by Mr. Walker on this side. Yet, in spite ot the minute difference on the Oregon ques tion, and the strong bond of union which it is so desirable should exist in our commercial affairs, it is possible that the turning of a straw amongst some of the factions in Congress, may lead to se ries of consecutive events, that may produce such differences between both countries as will lesd to a long and a terrible war. / am perfectly tatto oed, from everything I tee and hear, bath at Washington and amongst the people, that, if the Oregon question it not settled during this session of Congress, the difficulties of settling it hereafter, will be increased, ami inevitably will lead to the utter impossibility of accomplishing it, under any other basis than that of Hi 40. If this question shall remain an open one, and be thrown before the peo ple at the (lections during the next year, it will not be in the power of any government of the United States to settle it on the basis of compro mise. No matter what the result may be on the j destiny of the nation, hereafter?no matter what j wars may be caused?no matter how much the British Government may threaten about Ore- ; gon, or conciliate on commerce, I am per- | fectly satisfied this is the time to settle this ; question on the basis of compromise between j the two countries. And, if the present session ; be allowed to pass away without such settle ment, it never done hereafter, on less than 64 deg. 40 min.; and that being ths ease, ultimate collision between the two countries is trembling on | the weight of a hair. This singular position of the relations between ! England and the United States, anses from the pe-1 fuliar form and action of this government. Even during this session, the war party, or that portion of , the members of Congress which affect to be the 1 war party, for ulterior purposes, are comprised of ! certain portions of the two old parties; and although 1 they may be unable to effect any thing leading to these results, from what has been already indicated j during this session of Congress, it is just as sure as ; day that the postponement of the Oregon question to another period?another session?is looked to, from a consideration that it will give them an in crease ef power and activity in the Legislature here after. Mr. Polk's influence over that portion of his party is not very great; and his influence over his whole party, which is nominally in a majority, is. in consequence of the peculiar position of of the Presidential cliques in their operation for the succession?this influence is diminishing everyday. :n is called The administration party?or that whicti democratic?is divided into a number of Presiden tial cluptet, each with its leader, and guided, princi pally, in their legislative action, by no other motives than those which have reference to the succession for President. In fact, Mr. Polk and his Cabinet have already, in this early period of the Presidency, entered upon that isolation from their own party that marked the Tyler administration. There is an oininons want of confidence between the President and the great leaders ot the democracy. The opposition?the whigs?are united more firmly, and can thus throw every embarrassment in the way of Mr. Polk and his measures. They have been very cautious, and somewhat divided, on the Oregon question?avoidiug the unpopular aide as much as possible. They are bolder and more open, and lets divided, on the tariff question. On the other hand, the democratic section ia divided into several frag ments, each taking different directions, more or less, on all the leading questions. It is this disorganized state of parties that produces delay, and causes difficulties in the action of our government, on the Oregon aQd other questions. What the result may be, no one can tell. Every ons thinks that war cannot take place between the United Statas and England on the insignificant points of difference involved in the Oregon ques tion ; and these impressions are increasing, by looking to the commercial revolution proposed by Sir R Peel, which it is expected will eventually turn out so fnvorably to this country. Bat, in the face of this, there yet lurks an inward fear lhat, from the peculiar tendencies of the various factions in Congress, and the impracticability of the British government getting a full knowledge, through their Minister here, of the peculiar position of this gov ernment, that this condition of affairs may lead, ?tap by atsp, and bit by bit, from ons point to an other, until both are involved in sueh a knot of diffi culties as can only be unravelled by war. ? In the meantime, there are influences at work in both Houses of Congress, endeavoring to put ofl, as fur as possible, the two great questions of the day? the Oregon and tho tariff question. The Hous - of Representatives is now engaged on the internal improvement bill; and, when they finish that, they will go to the warehousing and sub-treasury bills. 1 have reason to believe, that the tariff question, which involves bo much in relation to the commerce ol the two countries, and watch has created so great an interest, even in the mind of Sir Robert reel, in England, will be the last taken up this ses sion, and that its tate will be connected, more or less, with that of Oregon ita^f. There is no neces edf sary connection?no direct union?between the Oregon question and the tariff ; but there is a mys terious influence between them, waich will either have the effect of settling both, at the present session of Congress, or unsettling both ; and thus leave the country in a most excitW condition, with the chance of a future war. Every day and every week the war party, now in its germ and infancy, will in crease in this country, if matters remain as they are. And it is the belief of many intelligent men, that more depends on the magnanimity and good sense of the British government, in relation to terminating this Oregon question, by meeting the views of the American government, to preserve the peace of the world, than all other influences; In their approaches to a settlement of these matters, the British govern ment is not embarrassed by a Parliament hostile to any nioderate compromise on the subject. The British Ministry is not obstructed by a party look ing to war for ulterior purposes. The American government, in this respect, is placed in a more awkward position, and hence the prudence and the sagacity of both the French and the British govern ments, in observing a certain policy in all their re lations with the United States, when they take into consideration the |>opular elements of which the lat ter is composed. I understand that an invention of a very remark able character, capable of being organised into a system of harbor defence, of the most magnificent uojk kind, will soon be presented to Congress, an" is : now before one of the committees. Captain Tay lor, the celebrated inventor of the sub-marine appa- | ratus, has submitted this new apparatus, of which we have heard so much for the past few years. This invention ia baaed on a combination of electricity, and other principles, and ia calculated to create an entire revolution in the art of defending sea ports from the attacks of an enemy. I understand that by this new system, the harbor of New York could be defended against the attempts of all the j navies of the world, at comparatively a trifling ex pense. This new invention ia called a Sub-Marine Battery. The apparatus of this Sub-Marine Bat tery could be placed in a very short time at all the out-lets and in-lets about the haborsof New York, J and any hostile vessel that may endeavor to sail up, ' would be, nine chances to one, blown to atoms, i before she could anil one-third of the distance. I The committee to whom this new invention is snb milted. ia now investigating the matter, and it is probable that Congress will make a small appropria tion, in order to teat its capabilities, by which the country will be placed in a position to enj?y its ad vantages in the event of any emergency hereafter. Wasiiinqton, Feb. 26,1816. ; In my communication to you of this day, at 2 j o'clock A. M., I stated that an extraordinary Cabi- J net meeting was held after 8 o'clock the previous 1 night, and continued in session until a late hour; i and that Mr. Pakenham had submitted his ultima- ; (um to our goverraent for consideration. This ia all true. Mr. Pakenham waited upon Mr. Buchanan, at the State Department, early in the evening, and re mained there lor an hour or more with him. The consequence of this was, an immediate meeting of the Cabinet at the late and unusual time of night above named. It is not necessary for me to say what the nature of the British Minister's proposition ia, nor would it be prudent for me to do so under the existing state of the case; but I will say this, that it is of such a character as to be wholly inadmissible by this government, and that the present prospect of things here is warlike?aye, warlike. What the government intends doing to place the country in a proper state of defence tor the crisis, which seems to be inevitable, I have not as yet learned ; but it would be right for the President to advise Congress upon this subject as soon as practicable. This, I believe, he will not do until after the passage of the notice by both houses; then, and not till then, will , he call upon them for aid to carry out ths objects con- 1 templated in the act. The general aspect of things | in the Senate is very unsettled and discordant. Par- ? tv lines there upon this question are evidently bro ken up There are Mr Calhoun and some tour or j five of hia followers, breasting the storm of opposi tion with which the rest of hia party are bearing down upon him; and, on the other hand, there are Mr. Crittenden and his friends in an antagonist po- ! eition to the majority of their party in the same noay. | There seems to be a fusion of opposite elements go- i mg on at this time among Senators, bo lhat it is d if- ! ficult to tell what tne effect of such a combination may be upon the question now before them lor ad justment. On one thing they are all agreed, vi71 I the giving of the notice, but do not agree as to the | form. All the great men of that body spoke tonfciy. What they said was short, but to the point. Among those were Messrs. Webster, Cass, Calhoun. Crittenden, Breese, Allen, Clayton and Keverdy Johnson. Gen admitted that if neither party receded from Cbbs admitted that if neither party receded from their present positions, after the twelve months' no tice should expire, war was inevitable. He was sa tisfied that England would not, for if she did, it would be contrary to her general course of policy at all times; and on the other hand, he did not believe there was one man in either that body or in the whole country, who was willing to surrender an inch of territory south of the 49th parallel. We all know that the British possessions and forts belonging to the North American Fur Company, lie between the north bank of the Columbia river an d the straights of Fuca, which, if she surrender to this country, will be the same as giving up the whole territory. The question then recurs, is she willing to do this, or has the idea ever entered into her thoughts'! I believe neither, and, therefore, we may as well prepare in time for a conflict with her, as there is no American that is anxious to surren der either any portion of the territory south of the 49th parallel, or sacrifice the honor of his country at the shrine of commercial avarice. This nation has nothing to fear from England in the event of a war, if our citizens be only true to themselves; for her present embarrassments, inde pendently of those that are likely to arise with oth er powers?say Russia and France?after war breaks out, would be enough in themselves to de stroy her position as a first rate power among the family of nations. There is no telling the disasters j to which she would be subjected in a war with the United States. Axist.. Washington, Feb. 26,1R16. A Great Day in the Senate?Important Crieit in the j Oregon Debate. We have had a great day upon the Oregon ques- i tion?the most important day of the session. The i opposing columns of the 64 40 and the compromise men, have met with fixed bayonets. The clashing of the steel was startling and exciting; and we J might say that the compromise party have exhibited a phalanx that appears to be irresistible, chiefly upon the proposition of Mr. Colquitt, expressing as j the sense of Congress: " that it is earnestly desir- I ed that the long-standing controversy respecting the limits in the Oregon territory, be speedy settled by negotiation and compromise, in order to tran- 1 quillize the public mind, and to preserve the friend ly relations between the two countries " Messrs. , f j>M \ 1/I.kaluv DfasaS f 'aI.iIII ft lllfMtn * Crittenden, Webster, Breese, Colquitt, Calhoun, Alien, Hannegan, Johnson of Md , Pennybacker, and Cass, took part in the discussion to-day. Mr. Webster thought that it was time some decision up on the attitude of the administration should be had ?that some idea of its intentions should be known. Mr. Crittenden was tor leaving the matter with the President. Mr. Calhoun thought that Mr. Colquitt's resolutions ought to be passed this very dav, in or der to go out with the next steamer. Gen. Cass considered them in bad taste. Mr. Hannegan sub mitted an amendment repudiating a compromise, .ny rurrenaer of the territo and protesting against any ry. Mr. Allan contended that the President stood out forthe Russian line. Mr. Johnson of Md de sired the authority of this declaration. Mr Allen said it was derived from the records. Mr. Breese considered ihe basis of 64 40 a question of nerve. Mr. Colquitt thereupon dissected Mr Breese, or ra ther flayed him alive. It was a litile of the sever est skinning operation we have seen for some time. The a quarter past four, stopped the dis cussion, and adjourned over to Monday next?28 to 24?Mr Colquitt voting in the affirmative. The day was one of intense interest, excitement, laughter and seriousness. There has bean no day of die session to compare with it. See Senate re port. TWKITTY-NINTH CONGKKSS. In Senate, Wsshiwotoiv, Feb 06, 1M6. A brilliant constellation of bright eyes in the circular gallery of tho Henste, this morning. Rome bow or other, batinest goes on much bettor, with tno sncour egementoftho presence of the Seer creatures. White setin hets ere fer in the ascendancy: next come the pink, next the bine, next the blsck, emblematic of Moth's doings in tho lain!. A white bet with a white feather, end e delicate white, and trimmed inside with orange blossoms,ws take it, is emblematic of the honey f?y* moon. Suoh a pleasant apparition U now before 04, aM e enif * i < n ?<>t Moraine, froth, clear and brilliant. Prajrer Dy the Rev. Mr. Tustin. Journal of ,*st*rday Petition! by Meaire. Davia, Evans, Johnaon, La. 60 000 copier of the patent office report moved to bo printed by Mr. Cameron, of the ooamittee oa the sub ject. Mr. Bagbt.?la it fifty thotuandf A Voice ?No, air, 60,000. Col Br.nTo*.-(8otto voce.)?Why, air, that will pat ua to an axpenae of about $40,000. i Mr. Nu.t.a opposed the motion. The number waa toe large. The forty odd thousand copiea of thia report, printed at the laat aesnon, were in a great meaaure aoia aa waate paper. Ha thought on# half or one fourth of 60.000 would be enough. He moved to reduce the num ber to 20 000. Mr. Steioht moved to atrike out sixty and ineert tea. Mr. Ciatsoii said, that 45.000 copies of thia repeat were printed laat year, and there were not enough. If we printed las* now, more would be wanted by and by, and ao he thought we had bettor print enough, and be done with it Mr. Simmons moved to refer to the Committee on Flint Crittenoen asked the coat. A general under current ot conversation followed. Mr. Cameron didn't know what would be the coat. Some Senator said that they would cost about $ao par hundred. Another voice.?About $50,000, than, for the lot. Mr. Crittenden hoped the number would be greatly reduced. Referred to the Committee on Printing. Mr. Phelps reported several adverse reporta upon re volutionary claims. ERUESTaiAN STATUE. Mr. Simmons reported a resolution instructing the Committee on the Library to report e bill euthorieing Hiram Powers to cast, for the government, a bronte equestrian statue of " Pater l'atrie " Resolution adopt ed, wilh an amendment upon the expediency of the pro ject, by Mr. Sevier. Several private bills oonsidered. The bill for extending the Cumberland road through the States of Indiana and Illinois, was passed by lnftP mally in the absence of Mr. Hannegan. MICHIGAN RAILROAD AND canal GRANT. The bill for granting land* to the State of Michigan, fort he furtherance ot certain railroad*, and to aid in the completion of the Lachine canal, waa taken up on mo tion of Mr. Speight. Mr. Wooddbidoe undertook, or overtook, tke exposi tion of the advantages that would accrue to the govern ment from the grant of these alternate aectiona, aa here desired. Public transports, the government mails, the lake defences, would ell be facilitated or strengthened, by the giant of theae alternate sections of land to the State of Michigan. From the tone of Mr. W .'a speech, it would appear ail the advantage* of theae grants era te fall into tba pocket of Uncle Sam. And all that wa have to say ia, that if Unci# Sam can thus dispose of hi* lands to his own profit, as John Foy realizes money from drinking hie own liquors, go ahead. Mr. Woodbridge apprehended that the sucoese of modern warfare depend ed chiefly in the celerity of the concentration e^roope et a given point.* Aud though he appeared to the opinion that Gen. Casa and Gen. Chipman coulu take Canada in ninety days, still, without a railroad, the Bri tish might take Michigan ten time* over, beiora a eufll cient force could be concentrated to expel them. Mr. Woodbridge went back to the day*of the diatribution of the surplue revenue, under Gen. Jackson. Ho took I rapid review of the gorgeous schemes of internal isa provement, 'originating in the West, under the golden shinplaster era or '81, '5, '6?bringing the lithographed cities?the magnificeDt palaces?the great manufactories ?the long lines of railroads and canals, aa projected up on the paper inflation of that period?ell before the a* toniihed vision. Mr. W. at length gave way, and the bill was temporarily laid aside. DKBATKS roa THE^fcOfLE. On motion of Coi. Benton, a resolution of inquiry was adopted, in reference tj the circulation, among the people, of revised reports of the dvbates in Congress. THE TWELVE MONTH*' WARNING. The subject of the twelve months' notice to the go vernment of Great Britain of the abrogation of the con vention of joint occupancy of the Oragon, with all its multifarious proposition* of amandmandmant, waa re sumed. Mr. Brcese submitted an amendment, providing that the joint occupancy, under the conventions *f 161$ and 1817. (halt cease from the rxp'ration of the twelve month* after the notice, which shall be immediitaly given. He moved, meantime, to postpone the subject till monday next. Mr. J. M Clayton desired to have an understanding of the question, in .t? various forms, before the Senate. Mr Allen explained tint all the propositions of amendment were independent in themselves, and would have to b* voted upon, as also, the the House resolution, wnicb was involved in the special order, and from which, as a matter of course, there was no chance of eaeape. Mr. Calhoun desired to know tb* question. Mr. Benton hoped that the Senate would, when It came to vote, promptly act upon the House resolution. A Senator asked whet was the question The Chairre plied the motion to postpone till Mon ay next. Mr. Wesstcs explained his understanding of tke cause, and said that it was time the Senate were express ing te log some opinion on the subject, if it were ever going I express any opinion at all. Hia own opinion* were as ion this question. He thought that when tb* $e treme upon this question. He thought nate adjourned yeaterday, it was with the understanding Jhat the question wa* to be taken on Mr. Colqnittw amendment to-day. Mr. Crittkndkn said that the first branch of the amendment of the Senator from Georgia, of yastarday, for the conciliation of the Senate, waa in itself eo much like his owu, that ho could not object to it) bat was another resolution (recommending ,a speedy settle negotiations) to which be could not so cordially ment by : concur. Hethought iomi further modification waa cesaary to this new and distinct proposition. Mr. Crit tenden recommended the postponement. The notice it self was not to be given until after the close of the pre sent session. Where, then, was the necessity of haste 7 He was for leaving the responsibility, meantime, in the hands of the Executive Department, for neither tb* in terests of the country, nor its honor, norths character of the government, were aetociated with the idee of war. It waa not necessary for political capital ; and all thia shouting and turbulence, he know would not effect the wisdom of the ultimate decision of this Senate. The whole country were looking to it for a peaceable deele* I ion. It wu the Ant duty of the country to preeerve tno peace. He desired, he believed, the question would bo settled by some of the recognized means of adjustment of national disputes. Reverting to the question of ar bitration, Mr. Crittenden appealed that such mode of adjustment wee not confined to crowned heeds; but it embraced men of talents, wisdom and experience. With some further general observations on the duty of a pacific adjustment,distinguished with the marked ability of Mr. C., he took his seat [Crowd pressing into the galleries. J Mr. Wesstkb, after stating the nature of thequeatioa before the Senate, arising out of the various amend ments proposed, suggested to to the honorable lender, that if the second resolution of the Senator frees Geer Siu did not meet his entire concurrence, he eould with raw his own resolutions, permit the Senator from Georgia to submit his, and then the Senator from ken tucky might propose such amendment as he should deem expedient. The resolutions of amendment by the Senator from Georgia are as follows K [Strike out all after enacting clauae, and insert]? That notice be given, in terms of the treaty, for abro gating the Convention made between Great Britain and the United States, on the 30th of October, ISIS, and con tinued by the Convention of 1837, immediately altar the close of the present session of Congross, unless the President, in his discretion, shell coneider it expedient to defer it to a later period. Bsc. 3. And be it further Resolved, That ft is earnest ly desired that the long-standing controversy respecting the limits in the Oregon be speedily settled by negotia tion and compromise, in order to tranquillJso tbo publie mind, and to preserve the friendly relatione At the two countriee. Mr. CaiTTcnosv said he would adopt the first resolu tion of the Senator from Gaorgia. Mr. WcatTsa said that tha proceedings of this body were looked to with ioftnito interest at home. He coula feel this, perhaps, more sensibly then the Senator I rem Kentucky, from living among tha people of the Atlantis seaboard, and the lossos that are daily arising out of the Ere sent posture of affairs. Ha woulo say a word more, [e would vote for tha proposition of the Senator from Georgia entirely. He waa prepared to do that. At the opening of the eesaion, the President of the United States, doubtless from e sons# of duty, had communi cated the official correspondence between tbo authori ties of tho two governments, up to that time. Tha cor respondence became a matter of remark in both honaoe, and of public discussion Mr Wsbstar then stated the subsequent circumstances which lad t? bis motion ad some weeks sgo, calling for tbo latest official correspon dence upon the Oregon question, and referred to tho oer^ roapondonce on the arbitration question, which had bean, accordingly, communicated by tho President. His resolution had produced the correspondence upon tho offerand the rejection of arbitration Now, without meaning to enter into any sort of examination or re mark, in respect to this overture of tbo British Govern ment, ho would say that, in tha present posture of af fairs, it waa quite desirable to know what was the opi nion of the executive. Nobody deubtt that the two bouses of the Congress of tha United States have the authority to give the notice for terminating the conven tion. and that that act cannot be a Just causa Af offence j but let us consider the circumstances in connection, by which this measure is surrounded. The nottoe, with a qualification or condition, had passed the Houae- It had come into tho Senate, whore other proposition# were also submitted. Tha Senator from Kentucky una for leaving the responsibility where the constitution bed placed it?in the control of the executive. Thin was ail right and proper In hit (Mr. W.'s) own mind, it was a question of doubt whether they should adopt anything but tha naked notice. Still it waa right to expeet ?oat condition Ho thought It proper to know tho opinion of tho executive aa to the affect Af tbo notice?what its consequences, and where it tends. What ha said six wscks ago, he would now repeat. Tho President did not expect war?ho did not act like a man wao expect ed it. There was nothing to indicate the apprehension of a collision with tho most powerful enemy upon the aarth. Thorn was nothing in the recommendsiieni of his message looking to war?nothing to lead to the idee that ho baa the remotest expectation of war. But hour do wa stand t Wa are nithar bound to continue the question, or to settle it by nogotiation*- But uaon urhaff basis, what grounds-what are the tsrms "P?n wlffsh wo shall negotiate 7 We heer of nothing, except thafi tbo Executive demands the " , exnect to xet the whole by negotiations 7 It la vaio to dXlre theinconsistencyofhfs position. Ho claims the whole and vet expects to setUe tho controversy by no KotJatlonr Whet' iTnegotietieo 7 What is tha basis of the plan to be here pursue! ? is It the expectation of tha Kxecutivo to persuade the British government to surrender tho whole territory. II thot is to ho tho around, Mr W. wished him all succoe to the movement. He wished to sec the question settlod ?, if wo could got tho whole of it, well and good, but lot us settle tha ques tion He could not understand, however, that sort of proceeding, in going for negotiation, and yet refusing to take anything less than tha whole. _Wbat is to be the compromise under such e position7 what shall ws negotiate about 7?what is to be done 7 11 the ad ministration will not treat far lass than the whole of Oregon, lot us understand it; and lot tho Executive throw himself accordingly upon Congress. Tha Bene torfrom Georgia expected {peace,, and by .negotiation*

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