Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 25, 1846, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 25, 1846 Page 2
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NEW YORK HERALD. ?aa?pc=Ki=r-wr""iii~ur=u.:r^"~ wi.tr.; ?.m Vm k, Thurs'ta)-, June SS, IH40. THE FOREIGN HAILS. IMPORTANT INTELLIQCNQC. THE HERALD FOR EUROPE, The Great Western will leave for Liverpool at three ? 'clock this afternoon, and her Utter bags will clow *t two o'clock. The Hrraltl /?/ Europt, double sheet. will be issued oil* h<)ur before the mail closes, and will con tela all the intelligence of impoitance iince the de parture of the steam?hip Hib^rnia from Boston. It will contain maay of tho detail* of the settlement of the Ore gon (jueition, the progress of the war with Mexico, the lateat commercial intelligence from all parts of the Union, the Congressional proceedings of yesterday and the week previous, the lashionable, theatrical, and political news of the day. and the list of vessels in the principal American ar.J Canadian port?. public.'im will be roa.ly, in wrappers, at one o>lock aud can be aer.t to all part? of Europe. Price, sixpence a copy I'll*; Or. tfon Trfaty. Wo understand tha a special messenger, pro bably Gen-ml A. mstrong, will leave for England this ilny ;i. the f unship Great Western, with the Oregon treaty. It w.ll probably be immediately ratified by the B risli Government. Wb have no doubt that the receipt of this im poitant docu.nr-nt will relieve our transatlantic friends of considerable anxiety and trouble, and be h tiled with delight u* the harbinger of a new or der of things. The peopie on both sides of the At lantic have onoe or twice been eatranged by ques tions ot difference that have brought them to the verge of war. These question* have at las' been ?jettled, and for the fti'Ure the bonds of good feel ing and amity will probably make them more as on<? community and one family. We congratulate the people of England that the voice of peace has triu m plied. Congressional Proceedings?The Tariff. Both Houses of Congress resumed business yes terday, but as usual accomplished nothing. In 'be Senate, tho expenses of the Mexican war, the military alfairs of tho country, and the patent bill wore under consideration, but after a short session the Senate went into Executive session. The principal points reviewed by those who took part in the debate, were the estimates of the war made by the government; and tho proposed plan elect ing general officers for the volunteers. In the House the debate was almost exclusively confined to the tariff, but after several speeches there was no quorum present, and an adjourn ment was forced upon those remaining. There has been no measure before either House of Con gress, for yeurs, which has'been so much harped upon as the tariff, and it is not surprising that the members are sick of listening to the old, worn out arguments for, or against, the modifications pro posed. We have no doubt several weeks will be used up m discussing this bUl, as it will be necessary for every member to make some movement for homo consumption. The House is at this mo ment better prepared to take a vote on and dis. pose ol this endless subject now, than it will be weeks hence. The greater the delay and the more extended the debate, the greater the uncertainty in relation to any changes being made in the ex isting system. This subject has been so long bo fore the people, that every politician, of any expe rience at all,must be perfectly conversant with tho matter from one end to the other, and it is a wa?te of time and treasure to procrastinate. The .'act is we want Congress to adjourn. We want to get over this session, and then we can form some idea where we are and what we have done; but so long as the session lasts, everything con nected with public atlairs will bo in an unsettled, feverish stare, which will prevent all classes from reaping the benefits of those measures, both poli tical and commercial, which have been perfected. It would be very satisfactory to tbe public geno ally, if both Houses of Congress would settle upon some day to adjourn. All could then have some data to go upon, in making their arrangements. At present all is dark and doubtful. We have been kept in hot water about seven months, and would like a chance to cool off a little. There is some cousolation in the belief that dog days will scatter the members, and some satisfaction in the fact that Washington is several degrees south of this city, and that when it is comfortably warm h#re, it is boiling over there. ? The Position of the United States of Ame rica?lis Progress to Greatness?Its Kle. ?wiits of Success. What is the next move ? This is a quostion we hear proj>onnded on eve ry corner of our streets, discussed with equal ?eel by politicians, by commercial men, and by agriculturists. It is a theme for every newspaper and periodical throughout the length and breadth of the land, from the White Mountains of the ?-ast, to the Rio Grande of the South. Let us look into the past, and then cast a glance at the future. Texas is annexed, with a territory equal in extent, perhaps, to that of France, and in climate aud soil unequalled in tho world. This gives to the Union twenty-eight States each one of which is an empire of itself, separate,' djsunct, independent, in all of their local affairs ? and yet united-bound together as with bands of ron, ar delegating to a central government all power necessary to secure harmony and unity of acnon towards all the foreign powers of the ?arth. It is a union not of force, but of affectum, of love, for the possession of equal benefits and ngbte, jusdy secured to each and all ^To this galaxy of States, two more-Iowa and lT,w~0,;Ved fr?m the interminable and prolific \V est, eqpai ,n extent to the Inland of ^reat Britain, are at this moment forming a con Zn Tr U,em*>lv<v'' antl the next ses .TwlT'';knock at thedo?"of,hp two 1 admi,tanc? into the Union, as of (h ,nK7; UK'! not t,,e honored, sisters They W'11 * ??ved, and with , ?1 ~ r?" and R?*Pr"?entatives, will aid TwT^K Je"tinie" ofou' common country. ; hmr. ,ifrf ,h? 1' shedd,n* the,r bri?ht uTltS? ^ * y0< *e rePublic throughout j We 'n lh? M*ncy ol our maroluo greatno*. W. are sou ? mir ^dlmg U haPP^. Without U,enUmbflr 11 ^ V not having an opportunity of measuring wtth dd England. l7 mSSTS ? rrdjei 01 nont i*i,tud?' ^vin? than we hav. Mke< unuJ ? ? Thl? lD r1*',0 *eCUr0 lilted or Mr. Chilaun^L T* ^ ^ Mim"ar _ . better for us titan thn?i ?tferad by our mim.*,, Mr Rush , ^1^' (?r even than the od?r rL^ T and k. ^ *Ve?dent Polk, | ^ *b Pok?Qhsm, for while tha dttniwi to tnem tbe nanga,wn of " j nvor, it oouoeded to the British ? ' 1W? U..7 might M|K, ^ " ? ?w, the only nghta they have secured to them ' in common w,th ourselves, of the fcnUts ofFuel th-entrance to which .. commanded. no, by th, ^i^ni^t0I V*nCO^Ver,', but by a, poui' or land opposjte to that-oar own terntorr 1 U" wnpitioo of the Columbia to I only, doting th? existence of their prasent charter, about seventeen years. If the English govern ment are satisfied with this, surely we ere, more especially as she has always steadfastly ad hered to the channel of the Columbia, below us southern branch as the dividing line. They have now relinquished nearly three degrees of latitude north of this, and left all that it desirable for culti vation and settlement, together with one ot the noblest rivers and finest harbors?the mouth of tho Columbia?in the wo .Id, for our own use and benefit. While the thanks of the whole oountry are due to the administration for securing this, we cannot withhold our meed of praise to the British cabinet, for so honorably relinquishing what they deemed their own soil. The Oregon territory pro per is now our own. "The whole or none was the word, and the whole is secured, for the coun try i\b?ve the 49th pnrellel is drained, not by the Columbia, but by Froaer's river ; a river conce ded to have been discovered, appropriated, and settled upon by the Biitish, and known as New Caledonia. Here then we have a territory, sufficient in ex tent for five or six of the largest size-' States, into which our population will llow ns steadily as the waters of the Columbia flow into the Pacific. Our difficulties with Mexioo must soon oome to an end, when our boundaries on the Pacific ocean will be marked by the 49th parallel on the north, down to the 36th south, including, of course, Cah lbmia. This is inevitable-no power on earth can prevent it?no power could resist the im petuous rush of the free and hardy sons of this Republic, voluntarily, to secure our oft-acknow ledged, but as often deferred, rights from Mexioo. Fo^this purpose, the whole country appears as one vast encampment. Twenty-five thousand men were deemed suffi cient to conquer a lasting peace. Besides our re - gular army, which has been increased to 15,000, Congress has placed an additional force of volun teers, not exceeding fifty thousand men, at the disposal of the President. Already, ere the news lias reached the capital of Mexico, it is estimated that seventy thousand men have volunteered their services lor this patriotic work, and the great dif ficulty the Governors of the several states have labored ander, was not in raising their respective quotas, but in restraining them?in keeping back the torrent which poured in at the ?rst tap of the drum. . Ohio was called upon for thirty companies. In less than twenty days thirty-eight full companies were in Camp Washington, at Columbus, eight of which, by proclamation of the Governor, of course, disbanded and sent back to their homes, and further enrollments ordered to be suspended. r Threo thousand men were called for from Ken tucky. Ten thousand answered to the call in less than two weeks time. Twenty-five hundred was demanded from Louisiana. She had forty-five hundred under marching orders before instructions from Wash ington could reach New Orleans " to suspend action." So throughout the North, the South, tho East, and tho West. Let but the war bugle sound, and a million of men, if required, woul rise up m arms fully equipped, with rifle in hand and ready far the fray. To the ears and eyes of Europeans this may appear strange,but it is true, nevertheless. We leave the big broad fact to them for comments. They can draw their own inferences. Our Republic is free; and the effect of this freedom is seen in more ways than one. But we would ask, under this state of things, what be comes of M. Guizot's " balance of power " prin ciple upon this continent 1 Our navv, too, is springing into existence with the rapidity of a fact over the lightning line. W e have now afloat and in serv ice about seventy vea | sels of war, of all classes. There are at the dit l ferent navy yards, in a great state of forwardness 1 about thirty vessels of war, of all sizes, several of which are to be launched in the coming week, which, together with the ten additional war ? steamers for whish a bill is now before Congress, I make us at least respectable in this arm ol I defence. At the navy yard in Brooklyn, about 1000 men are achvely employed ; at Boston, about 6005 at Portsmouth, 400 ; at Philadelphia, 600 ; at Norfolk, BOO: at Pensacola, 300 or three ' thousand four hundred in all-preparing wooden walls, for fearless hearts and iron hands to man. Where, wo would again ask, is M. Guizot's ba , lance of power 1 We leave this subject, as we. commenced it? with the question, what is the next move T Steam Navigation?It is said that the Provi dence and Stonington lines are to be mude into one ?the magnificent Oregon is hereafter to run with the splendid Massachusetts for one company, Stonington is to be their eastern terminus; fare, four dollars, instead of two. The Roger Williams, a very fine boat, we be lieve?as good a boat, we suppose, as Roger Williams was a mau?is to run on the North Ri ver. She has lately been on the Newport and Pro vidence route. Several new and splendid steamers, for Sound and River navigation, are nearly ready for service. The new steamers push by the old boats, as loco motives do by the old mail-stages. The New Republic of Rio Grande.?We give in another part of this days' paper, the leading ar ticle of the new American journal at Matamoras, called the Rtpublic of Rio Grande. The article is well written and displays talent of a respectable kind. The object of the editor is plain and above board, and expressed with a great deal of fearless ness. Thr publication of this paper may be rank ed as an omen full of meaning. The editor is Gen. H. McLeod, a graduate of West Point, and tor many years in the service of Texas. We be lieve he headed the Santa F* expedition. Steamship Great Wests**.?1This noble steam er, commanded by the popular Captain Mat thews, will sail to-day at three o'clock, with near ly one hundred passengers. We understand that upwards of ninety names are already on her books, and this number will undoubtedly be in creased to-day. It is said that General Armstrong, our much respected Consul for Liverpool, returns to England in her. Signs.?Taylor songs, a In Harrison songs, are beginning to be heard in different parts of the Union. Conviction or Wyatt.?This man, lately on trial in Auburn for murder, wm found guilty on , Tuesday last, and was probably sentenced yes terday. WtUrlng PImm. Among the many natural blessing* with which this country Is fsvorsd, there is none (raster than the many watering places that abound, and which ar? resorted to , Id naiBtr, by thoee who daalra frash invigorating air, j and a relaxation from tha carat and anxieties of business. j Among tha nod favored places of summer resort, are fcchoo ley's Mountain, la New Jersey, aeohem's Head, on the Sound, about eighteen miles from Now Haven; and Nsw Lebanon Springs, where Mr. Hall has opened Co lumbia Hall for the recaption of visiters. Besides Ihote that wa hare mentioned, there are Niagara Kails, Barr I toga Springs, Rirhl and Springs,Fort Hamilton,New Brigh ' toa, Long Braneh.Rookaway, ( ape May, tha White Sol- | phur Springs of Ylrgin a, ead many others. The many ad vantages to those in delicate health, offered by the do- ' Ughtful bracing air of these ? storing places, should not be overlooked by those who caa escape during the dog days from tha heat, duet, and polluted air of tha city. AU the old Mormon police, sixty or se venty in number, h;ivc returned to Nau voo Their object is not kuowa, but since their return, there hsa been a great increase of thefts. It is reported that a farnler in the north of the county, last weak, ' * hila hunting for his cattle whioh had bean stolen, found i secretod on the island north of Nauvoo, forty roke of ' cattle. A letter fioia the Twelve was read from tha I stand la Nauvoo last Sunday. advising the saints if they could not coma wall prepared lor the Journey la C-ali tae nia, thy had bower remain is Naurao,- IWim Signal. RKMILIO DE LA VBQA, The Captive Mexican General. The above sketch is engraved from a daguer reotype, now in oar possession, of this distin guished officer, taken by a gentleman in New Orleans. General Vega has attained great distinction ai a soldier. lie has fought with honor in many engagements, and has been identified with the history of his country for several years. He fought, we believe, with the rank of Colonel, at ihe battle of San Jacinto, and was taken prisoner in the battle of the 9th May, at Rosaca de la Pal ma, in the act of discharging a pieoe of artillery. He was captured by the dashing Captain May, ol the dragoons. The General is, we understand, about to visit New York; nnd he, no doubt, will be as much struck at the size and extent of the city, as our citizens will be delighted to have an opportunity of showing the hospitality of New Yorkers to a distinguished stranger. Theatrical and Manic at. Park Tiikatrh;.?Mt. Dan Marble continues to be the ! ?tar of attraction at thii establishment. Last evening be appeared in three pieces before a tolerably well filled house. Mr. Marble nover played to better advantage 1 than he did last evening, and the characters he perform- i ed appeared to be peculiarly well adapted to hjs talent, j These were 8am Patch, in the drama of "Sam Patch in France Deuteronomy Dutiful, in "The Vermont Wool Dealer:" and William, in "Black Lyed Susan." The same bill ia offered this evening. Bowebt Theatre.?Wo hare rarely seen such a galaxy of fashion and beauty, as crowded within the { walls of the Bowery Theatre last night, upon the occa. ' aion of the complimentary benefit of Mr. Scott. The parts were all admirably auatained, and every thing paaced off with great eclnt. At the close of the performance, he ' was enthusiastically called before the curtain, and we onlv regret that owing to the lateness of the hour at which we write this report, wo are unable to give Ma very appropriate remarks, it is generally understood | that be will aoon depart for Europe. The best wishes of . his countrymen attend him. This evening will be play ed the " Wizard of the Wave," and the " Spectre Bride- I groom." Ohiekwich.?This beautiful theatre ia in the full tide j of aucceas. Mr. Freer has just got the right company together, and there ia no doubt he will succeed in hia entorpriae. He puts his pieces well on the stage, and the scenery and cestumes are very respectable. This evening Miss Crawford makes her dttut as Paulino, in ; the "Lady of Lyona." Mr. Henkins appearing as Clause j Melnotte. The performances will conclude with the i nautical drama of " Black Eyed Susan," in which Mr. Freer, Mr. Denniaon, and Mrs. Penson appear. Castle OAaosn.?This enchanting and delicious spot ia receiving the attention it deserves, and the proprietors may confidently expect to receive the patronage which their exortions to please and amuse the public deserve, it must be admitted that the orchestra in this establish ment is one of the l>est in the city, while the luxury of an ocean breeze can be enjoy cd in no other place. Hf.rr Ale**nd?-?.?The performances of this unrlval led magician, last evening, were of a most interesting character. The pupils ot the Mechanics'institute were present, and we never saw a moro delighted audience ? The children were in ecstacies of delight at the many skiliul experiments in natural magic performed by Ilerr Alexander, with masterly success, and they testified ' their unbounded gratification in shouts of appUuse. The lighting all the candles, apparently by tiring off a pistol, caused them a great deal ot surprise, and no doubt will < give rise to many experiments in eleotricityj as they I evidently attributed it to the use of that power. These i scientific exhibitions aro highly instructive and interest ! ing, as well to adults as to children. This evening the benefit of the Masonic Widows' and Orphans' Asylum is to oome off, and the Orand Lodge is to attend in lull re galia. The Alle<;ha:?ia?<s.?A large and highly respectable audience attended the concert of thes* vocalists last evening, and we may truly say that never was an audi ence more delighted with their entertainment. The ui timate success of this band of vocalists is now unques tionable, and they really deseive it, as their sinking merit* the highest praibe. It is truly the "harmony of sweet sounds.'' Mr Buland's fine voice told well, *'i' it wns evident the company had practised much togblliT, a* they harmonized exceedingly well. They will be come as popular as the Hutcnuuon family. De Meyer was to give his farewell concert at Cincinna ti, on the *J3d inst. Mr. Dempster was to give a concert in Buffalo on the 33d. Mr. Templeton gave a concert in Boston llast eve ning Some of the most respectable citizens of Chicago ad dressed a letter te Mr. llurke. the violinist, while iu Mil waukee, inviting nim to visit their city. He promised compliance, ana gave a concert in Chicago on Monday last. Signora Pico gave a concert in New Harven on Tuea day evening. Board of Education* Jrwa 04.?Special Mketijso?Townsknd Hasiii, F.*q., in the chair. The minute* of the last meeting were read and ap proved Communication! and Report i?Application of Trustees of the 13th ward, lor an appropriation for building a ?chool-houie in ttie ward. Report and resolution* of Finance Committee in favor of apply ing to the roramen t/ouncil for a turn of $3,914, to pay for extra work on new school-home in the lit ward. Accepted, and resolution* adopted. Report of Committee on New Schools in favor of grant ing tho application of the officer* oi the 16th ward, tor an apprepiiution lor building a school-hou** in the ward. Accepted, and resolution* adopted. Report and resolutions of special committee of the ex peusus ol school education for the current year Acccpt ed, and resolution* adopted. Alter which the report wa* ordered to be printed. The following are the eitlmate* :? For common ichool education $180,102 46 | For building new achool-house* 67,814 70 I Rent* 3 >07 00 1 $3-20,704 18 R??olution by the Commissioner of the 5th ward, that the County Superintendent be requested to report to the j Board hi* opinion of the propriety el using the school houses in the diii'erent wards lor evening schools, and obliging the teacher* in the day ichool* to give their at- ' tendance a* leather* in the evening *chool*, with a view ' to aave the city expense of erecting ichool* and employ- j ing teacher*. Mr. W iisLew opposed the motion. He *aid he doubted the propriety of making references of thi* *ort to the County Muoerintendent, he wa* not an officer of thi* Board, nor bound to obey ita behosts, and was already burdened with business in his official character, and he had not and could not havr > better opportunity of obtain ing information on the subjoct relerred to him, than a committee of thi* Board. After a few word* from the mover and Mr. the resolution wa* adopted. Hr.war Nichoul, fc*q.. offered the following reiolution : Resolved, That the County Superintendent be reques ted to report to the Board the number of pupil* from thi* city in the State Normal School, and whether io hi* opinion any notion on the part of thi* Board 1* adviaable to bring the advantage* of *aid school more fully before oar citizona. Mr. Fillowi, Comml**k>ner of tke 4th Ward, offered the following Resolution t R?sol red, That a apodal committee be appointed to enquire into the circumstance* of the school on Loug Island Farm*, known a* public school No 8, of the public ?chool society, and ascertain and report the number of scholar* in average daily attendance ?, the *tudie? pur sued i the hooka a*ed ia courae of instruction t the num ber or teacher* employed i the amount of toiarie* jieid such teacher* i and all the other eapenae* of said *cfcrool, paid by *aid society ; alio the amount of *chool money Rp^rtionrd to Mid society last year for oouducting said Adopted, and Messrs Fallows. Danny, teaman, Oray and Bieecker appointed t-o remittee. The Board ti>w adjourned Clicutt Com t. Before Judge Parker Jrwt it?Si. Jolt* ?< RUk*rdo~The jury ia this cause came into court at > o'clock yesterday, and stated that there was a difference of opinion between them as to whether they could inter a suppreation of truth from the representation made by defendant. The Judge told them tiiey might take that matter into conaideration. but they could not And a verdict upon that alone, especially as it wa* not in iacue in the cause They were aent back again to reconsider the matter fan her. with a hint that thev should be kept in until they did agree. Judge CoMenns will sit to-day, and take up the cauee of Costly v*. Mott, after which ne will adjourn the Clr cuit Court, tint Mo, end go to lUrhmond. Stateu Island, op Monde?. The July term of the Court ef Oyer end j City Intelligence. ? U J1L'L\r,t u 'uteJ that iw refreshments will be furnished loth# troop* after parade, on the 4th of r. t?^t tHnk- U contemptible: tod perhaps it * . After march in* through a burning sun all the mo? tag. for tha gratification of th, mui,|tuJ#, ,0 ^ Heme hungry and thirsty, instead of having the (light rarrechment of lemonade. is no joke, particularly If it b? "?y' !' ,0 , e hoped tha Committee of Arrangementj T "Rrd otW i eopU'? want* ai much a* they do their own The Common rouncil feait themselves at the ex P*?*f ?? the city, and vet refuse the paltry ium of three hundred and fifty dollars for the relief ef some three thousand troops. who would fare better in Mexico, but I who nerade on the 4th July. But three hundred and fifty dollars amount to somethng in those day? of taxa tion and oad soda water. ^v?fr.AV Doo??A boy of Mr. McAdami. mar chant tailor, of No 107 8th avenue, was bitten on the lift leg by a Jog, yesterday afternoon, while walking on ? ? 18 rtreet, near the 8th avenue it ii known whett.or the dog wat mud. at all the occurrence should be extensively known, in ^I'i i PUi 5 P,lh"c on their guard, and to cause the rafi. lTo tK ?nrorc*d- Th? physician who yas ^ lately excited the bitten part X^t ad.^ni h V*CUc# which '* thourl>< to he the St7ne?. to k. C"T*. >Dd ouK^t, jp all similar in stnncei. to bo at once adopted. co1rD?tr^n?iJ;i0Prt*'~T^ f?ntleman who drank the not.' V g y impregnated with copper, on Monday, has drinlVrs * fr0m iU ? caution to' ioda r^orl:^l:.Pi'?Ic 7^ PartJ\ of about three hundred mi over the Long Island railroad to (Jreennort and back, on Saturday last. They ^re Prov?d.TJith a haT* Th' ? Up With *n ?rc nostra, dining saloon, and ihn . nE <? !* ipp*ratu,'0r sustenance was taken, and i , aumptuously, havinr all the appliances of a hotel, including music, within tnemselves. IftcasAsr of Wealth.?W< noticed yesterdav in Wall ofFjulc'i#11 on fith!fn h U"fc y Norwegians, each with a bag ,'P?cl* ?n their backs, amounting to near $16 000 which thy exchanged for American gold, with' the houM of Mesirs. Beebe, Parshal 1c Ludlow, in this wav m.mUr,TiZrgr^uU,Ujr ^ b>" ** T"< Ayrufi xzrzz SL^warta thfspart o* the street * ?ff Utb 'kc - #t r?if A VJ ?'* ?Judoe.?We understand Judge Kirkland of the 2d Ward Court died on Tuesday last. There are several candidates for the situation in the field araonrat m?n? ri JL wrn*nu, the effleient and gentle manly Clerk of the Superior Court * Smoking iw Ntw Voax.?Now that the rarified air of 10 readi'y ,ha fumes of our street^puf .if-i olflaotory nerves in an evening walk through tho thoroughfares of our city, one passes through a va riety of currents and strata of smoke-impregnatajfatmos pheto. which would puzzle the genius of Professor Espy to analyse f rom the full flavored, flat pressed Regalia ui t mouth of the exquisite, and the humble imok. fmm twhCarriSr' U"r' ,>our out flumes of smoke, from which every passerby receives a luure The Ind'in^m'k* U^"r ten. end the vigor of the laborer, both 6 ?-?? ,hrowi *W*J his stump, and the other pockets his. The stump discarded from the aristo crat, is picked up by the newa boy. who, as he places the extra in the hands, puflTs the second edition In the t!treo?f fWo beli"e th#t the immense quan tltyof remnants of serars, found in the streets of New y ">e anuff manufacturers, and one would think the raw material would never be exhausted Computing that out of the 400,000 inhabitants of New \ork there are 50,000 who smoke from one to twenty P?1" d,em- ?' ? co?t of from one to six cents, the daily sum expended for this luxur-y, at the low average ? r ?!u2I#rjr ,?oker at two cenu each, would givifa "? ?ki ' u?r ^ ,00? P?r *nnum, and this aum is rloth?mUC "r the mark~a ,um aufflcient to feed and clothe our numerous poor, who can now only, as our smokers do, build castles in the air. Loox oi;t roa roua Livis.?Persons should be very cautious about eating the half ripe and rotten pine applet bananas, and cherries, with which the streets are filled Cholera may follow in their train. Old Book Stands.?New Vork abounds in them. And o ten may be found at them books wtich you might seek 'ori" vain upon the shelves of the popufcr boiksellers No gilded leavea and covera are seen here, but books which h^e been laid aside, from the fact of their haviDe been sufficiently re.id bv their former owners, sold on J^n vnn fl0 ,ir0mi?VKi' various other causes. Of ten you find valuable literary classical or scientific works

with a name upon the fly-leaf, half scratched out Parted with by some poor scholar, when the ??Idiment which the spint craves, was obliged to give way to the cra vings of hunger. At these book stands you may find every description, from Ovid or Euclid,down to Cobb s Spelling Book, and Ready Reckoner. They 10 ^ ?? i .T*1"?w* n?tice that the Sycamore trees in and about the city are decaying and dying in the same manner that they were some louryeara since. The disease, which is a fungus, seems to be periodical, having occurred several times within the last twenty years It is a pity to be obliged to lose the Sycamores y " Doa.-The dogs, like good citizens, have listened to the proclamation of his Honor the Mayor, and become muzzled according to law. or absented themselves ^m the streets. ThisTs highly creditable on the part of the dogs, but unprofitable for the dog catchers. Coaoxxs's OrncB, June 34 ?Accidmtally Drown,d - The C oroner held an inquest yesterday at No 1S3 M<r cer street, on the body ola littU fci.J onl, three and a half years of age, whose parents reside at the abo^e number It appeara thi? poor child acciilentally fell into the cistern ,?rie.tan;'V n,gh,!- anJ before she wj discovered and ex tricated from tlie cistern, life was extinct. A medical man was sent for, who pronounced the child dead and gave a certificate to th.t effect. The Coroner heaHnr of hilH ^i'C|fU"e i. ! bo ly t0 hc ^''interred and an inquest fi?:i rosulted in a verdict according to the above D.rowne4 ?Tb? Coroner was called yesterdav to hold an inquest on the bod v of a colored man who w"t rtreet0reT.flkeanto^ ^ iU* RlVflr' ,l the f?otof Jd.y h0U,?' Wher0 ?n Brooklyn City IVewa. 0??p?-?'Owners wanted at the Brooklyn Po lice for a large quantity of stolen goods, consisting of a number of kegs of lard, ..yen demijohn, of gin *a keg ?ow?? Z?s brT ?f 7rn- ' ,ot of chains* anchor^ crowbars, sails, ropes, and various other articles, found yesterday in a receptacle for stolen property in Kelsy's Row. near the South Ferry. Persons Wing lost a?v such property, will please call and identify thf same. Melakcmolv Accident.?Daniel Hardinr a mnr Ii J^?^er'w.ho.,1*J bfen employed in digging out a founda tiun. and clearing a place for a builiiug at the foot of t linton and Fulton streets, met with a serious accident [ (8)!' * gre*- P01^*11 of the earth having caved in fcnTri! h ^ C0lenng u,e P?or m?n, whose head wns , ? ?f ?.* j? f^ajD,t 11 c#r which was placed immedi atel\ behind him, and which he was in the act of load ing at the time of the accident. His shoulder was dislo ThI rVlLn j f 1f?r m",n "otherwise injured internally ? ff humanity in Brooklyn will doubtless con tribute something te aid this poor man, if he should hap. i fc-r,i.*V. WM * very excellent workman temperate in his habita, and well behaved. Jff#n Allen was arrested by officer Stewart, on a Charge of i ssault and battery committed upon Us wife, and stands committed for want of bail l..??krt ^ ,r* m*Djr doJ** in t11* atreets of Brook }^ '? unless put out of the way, may turn out to be rather dangerous customers. Hejtbv WiLsow.?Under this head we had a para*ranh on Tuesday last, which mentioned the arrest oiawrson ?ni7i on 'charge of drunkenness Un fortunately, there is a gentleman oi the same name. ? re sident of o*}? sistpr city, whose friends have been much annoyed by enquiries fq relation to the aforesaid para *r#pL Tu Pr?Yent a recuruuk-e c,t such nnnleasantness W?. thMthis Mr. Henry Wilson, oftJohl str?: Ti not the individual referred to. Movent* "te of Traveller*. The following arrivals at the principal hotel* yotter day, more thao indicate the prospect of ao early and nu merou* accession of visitors ana travellers through the city <m their suratner excursion!. America.?A. Meore, Boston ; T. Simnics, N York ; W. Howe, Long Island ; J. Carroll, Connecticut ; Ed Hagstenborgh, Berlin ; II. Cope, Philadelphia ; E. Bu chanan, Lancaster; Jaine* Smith, Philadelphia; A. French, Albtuiy ; W Coates. Philadelphia , L. Arnold, U. I. A i J. Noble, Albany ; H Cozzens, Newport: H. Shield*, Va. Aston.?C. Davis, Boeton ; C. Looser, Pennsylvania ; Capt Thompson, Baltimore ; H. Casement, England ; J. Davis, Galvetton; J. Malone, Richmond; J. Hobson, do ; John I asey, Philadelphia ; J. Dodge, Boston s F Hillman. Masiachuiett* ; J. Hunter, Va ; A. Wemick, Richmond ; J. Braole. Tcnn ; George Armstrong, Liver rl; C. Jackson, Baltimore ; R Fanington, Arkansas ; liowe, Michigan: J. Kilborn, Boeton; O. Barnes, Philadelphia ; K. Coyie, Washington ; Hon. N. Wood worth, Hyde Park ; W DeLecy. Lake Superior; J. Haw thorn, Providence ; Mr. Edmonds, Boston ; K. Kellogg, Connecticut; J. Camming, Boston ; (Jen. Davie*, Troy ; J. Fuller, Mobile. Citt.?Com Shield*, U. 8. M ; M Shower, New Or leans; 8. Sheltoa, J. V. Bean, Boston; M. Sharp, J. Do Cottar, Philadelphia; N. Webb, Lafayette; C Lent, Al bany; Tho*. Morrogh, Chas. Enold, Conn; T. Clarke, Albanr; J? Arnott, Phila; Rev. Dr Bell, Penna: Dr Spen cer. Morristown, J. Serarier, Washington; B. Wynkoop, rhil*; J. Pringle, 8 Carolina. F*ah*uk.?J. Halley, Florida; A. McMakin, Phila; G W. Clinton, Buffalo; N Wilcojt, New Haven; II. K Laughlin, Washington, D. C :F Colby, U. 8 Navy; T Barrett, Bottoo; Capt Day, Worcester: J. Nickersoo, Providence: A. Johnson, Buffalo: F. Cole, Sherburne, N. V-i W. Flyn, Monroe; R. MoCardu, Bridgeport; P. Danforth, Le Rove J. Parsons, Beaton Hcw**d? B~ Holman, Alabama; Dr. Phillip*, Virgi nia; A. Cooper, J. Rutsell, Durham; Goo. Bryan, Met A-Chaoo, Fall River; J. Braatn, G.Baxter, Boston: J. Robinson, W. Edward Halo, M*.i A McKeniie, Loohiaei J. McLean, Montreal; M. Hodges, Boston; D. Pringle, Mate.| R. Jandon. Tennessee; D. Dlx Meet; J. Dix, Balti more; J. W. Burke, H. B m Mil Regiment. Common Pleas. Before Judge Ulshoeffer. Jew* SJ - G*nrge Jont* and tUfktn IValtrhvry c? FrmeU Ball?This was an action of trover, to recover the valne of doth* and caealmores, alleged to be converted by delen<tant. It eeemed that defendant and a man named Neef were In partnership, ami became in <ie'>te<l to the plalattfh and other*; the plaintiffs induced N??>f to make an aeeignment ol the partnership propurty to them, ttm to pay the plaintiffs, next to pay mother creditor named Show, and aiter,wards for the t>eiieftt of ihe creditor* generally. andihentopay over to himeeli any balance that n-igtu remain. Ball subsequently got poeeaaeion of the goods, and applied them to the payment ot the debt ol a man named .\lcCord, a cieditor of the Irm. The question was whether an assignment marie by one portlier, without the knowledge or content of the other, we* valid. On the part ol the defence it waa con tended that it waa not. Sealed verdict this morning. Court CalendaiwThla Day, 8cr*ai?* rorat ? J, 180, 191, 91,911, Ad, M, 189,104, Ift. I0A. 106, 107, 170, 90. Cetsxo" Plxa*? FlretPart?Ot, 91, 97, 961,110,01,07, W. 101. 47. Second Part-190, 159, 1M, 1M, 1M, 106, 109, |M, 100, Polls* Intelligence. Retentive Conntiracy U> De/rm*4.?A 00Ulplaint Vu made, on the first of this month, before Juiuco O.borne, by Mr. Horatio Walter, of Manchester, Bennington county, Vermont, in which he charges four individual! with defrauding hi"1 out of $>0,000, under the following circumstance! : It appe,r* that talker was In 'he city of Troy in the month of February 1344 and there met with a Mr. Simon Wilcox, of Stillwater, who in formed him that there was a company formed in the city of New York, al?o a branch in Newark, New Jersey, who owned a large tract of land la the western part of Virginia, which land they would exchange for settled or improved real e?tate in New York, or elsewhere, for which they were willing to pay a part cash and the ba lance In new land. Mr. Walker. at this time, owned In the city of Troy three d weiliuz houses and lots, and other property, valued in all at M.fOO ; also, at Salem, N Y? 100 acres of laud, on which were three dwelling houees, ere grain mill, a (aw miU. and woollen factory buiMings, with bam and other oat houses, valued in all at about 36.000, all of which, he states, has been fraudulently and by false representational obtained by Simon Wilcox. An drew Ellison. Jr., Effingham H. Warner, and William O'Connor. This Wilcox, it seems, gave a letter of In troduction to Mr. Walker, directed to Warner.which rep resented that he (WarnerJ was the agent for the large and rich Land Company in New York. Elli son was said to be the agent in Albany, and O'Connor, was represented to be the rich man who resides in the city of Newark. New Jersey, and was owner of over 600,000 acres of valuable new lands in western Virgi nia. who agreed to give him the choice of the lands at $3 per acre, and would likewise give a clear title and deed for any part thereof. Mr. Walter relying, upon these statements and representations, sold him three dwelling houses and lots, looated in the city of Troy, for $3*fl0, in payment for which he wu to receive $1600 in cash, and the balance in land at $3 per acre, receiving from them a contract for the land, he giving to them a deed of all the property, which deod was recorded, and the whole turned into cash: they also purchased a quan tity of other property on the same principle, amounting to between 30,000 and 40,000 dollars. Mr. Walker has since been to Virginia, whore he ascertained that this Connor was net the owner of the property, as represent ed to be, but that their statements were ialse and Iradu lent; consequently a warrant was issued jor the arrest of the accused parties, and Mr Warner, Wilcox, an I O' Connor have been arrested, and an examination will be had before Justice Drinker, on the 1st of July, which will, in all probability, last several days. Receiving Stolen Goods ? Patrick McQuada, who keeps a notorious " Fence," and resort for thieves, for the sale of their plunder, at No. 31)i Catharine street, was arrest ed on Tuesday eveniag, by ''apt. Bush and officers Spicer and Lawience, of the Second District Police, on a charge of p-irchasing goods, knowing them to be stolen. On searching his premises in Catharine street, the officers discovered a large quantity of cloths, satins, Sec ; three pieces of cloth, valued at forty dollars, have been identi Bed by Mr. Daniel Francis, merchant tailor, cornor of Franklin street and Broadway, he having been robbed on the 17th of January last, o-f cloths worth $99; also Mr. Edw ard Evans, likewise a tailor, No 117 Broadway, iden tifies several pieces of cloth amongst this lot of goods, valued at $84, he having been robbed in November last of near $100 worth ofpropertv. Several other complaints are yet to be made against the accused Justice Merritt committed the prisoner for examination. Ckerg* of Forgery ? Officer Stewart arrested, on Tues day afternoon, on a warrant issued bv Justice Drinker, an individual by the name of Asa C. Crosby, a watch im porter, No. 41 Liberty street, on a charge of forgery, or passing a false token, in the form of a draft, tor $600, which draft, it appears, was cashed by Mr. Appleby, to bacconist, corner of Wall and Water streets. A hearing was commenced yesterday in the matter, before the above Justice, but was adjourned until next Monday, at 1 o'clock, when it will be resumed. Meantime,vMr. Crosby is permitted to remain on his parole of honor. Impmtant jJrrest ?Officer Vandertee, of the 3d ward, arrested, on Tuesday evening, a desperate thief, after a severe fight, wherein the officer received a vi olent blow on the noae, in a third story room, on the corner of Temple and Cedar streets, who gave his name Frederick Johnson, a German, charged with the following grand larcenies. It appears this rascal entered the premises of Mr. Joha H. Broas, No. 226 Greenwich street, and stole therefrom a coat, pantaloons and vest, valued at $30. Also, the same day , (Tuesday) entered the dwelling house of Mr. James Cruikshank, No. 46 Greenwich street, and stele from ofl' the parlor mantel piece a clock valued at $10; and not being satisfied with these two robberies, to finish the day's work, entered the premises No. 16 Whitehall street, and managed to carry off two overcoats, valued at $30, belonging to Mr. John L. Gilliland. The whole of the abore property was recovered by the above vigilant office, and tu thief fully committed for trial by Justice Osborne. Robbing a Boarding House.?Three chaps were caught yesterday in the act of robbing the boarding house. No. 14 Vesey street, who gave their names as Michael Burke, John White and Patnok Mullen. It appears they stole from one of the rooms $7, belonging to Mr. Hudson, also from another $16, the property of Mr. Beach. Locked up for trial. Burglary ?Tho dwelling house occupied by Mr. A. Wiiiham, No 162 3d Avenue, was burglariously entered last night by some " cracksman," and robbed of a silver lever watch and several articles of jewelry, who escaped with the booty. Jt Female Pickpocket.?A woman called Mary 8httton was caught in the act of picking the pocket of Mrs Mary Fogarty, of No. 164 Cherry street, of a purse containing ?3. while i? a store No. 314 Broadway. Locked up for trial. Petit Larcenies-? James M'Kensie was arrested charged with stealing a pair of cassimere pantaloons worth $3, belonging to Wxlli&m Simpson, No 161 Bowery. Peter Fanning and William Smitn, two loafing looking fellows, were caught in the act of stealing a loot ot sugar belong ing to Bsrclay J. Uosteilo, No. 18j Pearl street, com mitted for trial. Superior Court* Before Chief Justice Jone?. Jvifr. 94.? Wvod v?. Oilman. Verdict for defendant. Jokn M Dtmy vs. John H. Colan and oth*r$.?This wa* an action for slander. The plaintiff ii Assistant Captain of the 13th *a.d police, and tlie defendants aie said to be members of Kngiue Company No. 41? they are alto a military coinr.any. and known at the colan Guard*. It appeared that, previou* to the month of De cember last, a difliculty arose between plaintiff and the members of the company, which ied to the present ae tion. What the nature of the difliculty was, or what gave rise to it, was not stated ; but be that as it may, on the 26th of December last, (Christmas dor,) the company turned out on a target excursion, and selected for their target the eltigy of the pluintitt', tjrst having it painted, so at to represent the plaintiff in hit official character, with the star, the intigma of the preteut police, on the breast, at the bull's eye;?and, in addition, the following couplet was inscribed on it, iu black letteri;? "From his heart blood shall run! By the balls of '41.M In this way they inarmed through several streets with the efigy on a bier, carried by four blacks, and with colors flying and drams beating, until they reached the foot of Courtlandt street, where they embarked for New Jersey. After exercising their skill as maiksmen iu New Jer-ey, and making a riddle of the plaintitf t representa tive, they returned to the city in the evening in the tame order, and again paraded the street*, with the eltigy car ried before them. The loregoing it the substance of the statement ol plaintiff'* couusej. The defence was, that none ot tne defendants weie member* ol tlie company? they were meiely invited gueiu?and bad no ihare m advising ami getting the thing up ; and, accondly, that it was inteuded as a juke, and not to disparage the plaintiff,or wound hi* lecUng* For plaintiff, Mr N. B. bluut; for defendant*, Aie#?i* Whiting Ii J. benedict. Adjourned to thia motniug. Before Judge Vanderpoel. Paul Harra Harring rt J a nut Hatptr and ttKtrt ? This cause wa* resumed vpsterdgy morning After the plaintiff had closed, Mr. Foot, ou the part of the defen dant*, moved tor a non suit on the ground that no con tract was proved, which wa* denied. He nest opened the defence, and aaid, they would (till rel> on the tact that there wa* no coatract lietween the partie*, or at lea*t but a conditional one. They would also go lurther, and *how that when the conversation occurred between the plaintiff and defendant* he held out to them that it was a proper hook to be published. They, the de lendant*, had not read the whole ol the work, but when they read it, and tound that ii was of an irreligmu* ten dency they returned it to the author. Counsel then went on to argue that even if there wa* an absolute cunt tract between the parties, the law not only absolved them but prohibited them from publishing any work that had a tendency to tap the religion and morale of the commu nity. Adjourned to thia morning. Comrt for the Correction of Krrora. Pretent?Senator Scott,Treaiding; Chancellor Walworth and twruty.three senator*. No. U-F Starr tl al. r, J. Child, ?< of ?Mr. O. Hatt ingt concluded for plaintid* in error. Mr. ? Darwin smith wat heard for defendant in error. Wyatt's Trial? Auburn Jui?k 23.?Gov. Sew ard, counsel for the pritonar, closed hi* address to the jury last evening, and Attorney General Van Huron i* now replying, on the part ol the people The large court-house is filled to overflowing, and among the crowd i* a large attendance of iadiee. Gov. ?eward occupied the floor eleven hour*.? Cer. Albany wJfi.s. A Pimple and K*sy Guide to the Mtidf of 'he Fieueh Orimmtr, t t th? use of *r?.oou. by Wm. P. Wilton ; New York, W M. Dean.?A Ii >1* volume u..d?r tb s tit e has been rut into ur li.u.ts, which upoo nim u liou we eia with eooiidruce rpcommn d to all yuang persou* learui g Frruch. It is >n inith what it pttrpo t* to be, '' a aimp e aud eaay guide"?plain, cletr, and gr.tduslly pr,*gres siv?. It is free Irom thr I'miui y of systems, n <i >as uot as aume that the young learneru coro.etent to philosophize about langu<g?, or comprehend t enic.tieaor peruUrit'es of idiomatic phases?lait pro' ratline upon the fact th?t memory is the chief instrument for acquiring a foreign tougue. thisgramtner givea iu'ra few and simple, to He (earned by heart, sud under each, eiercises equally atmple to illustrate the rule. We hare great confidence that tetehera aad pupils both w II find this " simple sad easy ru<ee,M?which, moreover, la not at all b lk)-?a great help to their respective efforts. Portable Shaving Caere?The moat porta* Hie, and at the same time the mo?t complete and elegant arti cle now manufactured, having every irquisite for s geulle nia's toilet, and a* a travelling corapauioii iuvaluible. 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We have been from that time until the present encaged in carrying eut our arrangements, and have the pleasure of informing our readers, and th* public of Europe and America, that tboy are now com pleted. The Herald for Ewvvr will be twioe the size of the Daily HeraU, and will be iaaued at the same pri?e ?s our waekly sheet It will contiln the latent news from all part* of the American continent, up to an hour before the steam ship leave* this port. an<! an hour before the mail leave* this city for the Botten steamship. The yearly sub scription price will be three dollars:?pd we will reoeive subscription* for this sheet exeliujre of our daily and weekly paper*. It will contain a digest of all American news from the time of departure of one steamship to that of the next We have already issued three nnir.ber* of the HertU fur Europe ; and the flattering reception it has met with, justifies a* in sparing no expense to make it all that oan be desired. The proprietor of this eetablishment has gone to Europe, for the purpose of remodelling on a mure ex tended scale, our system of European correspondence for the New York Htraid, and of establishing agencies in all the principal cities in the old world, for the sale of this new sheet The unprecedented and accumulating amount of patronage that our efforts to please the read ing world have received, give us facilities and mean* to &11 the gap In the newspaper busineis, which the pro gress of steam navigatioa, and the consequent wants of the people have made. This gap will be filled by the Htraid for Europe, in a way that will not detract from our character for energy, inJustry, and perseverance; and in a way that cannot be approached by any other newspaper establishment The Herald for Europe, will be for sale at the desk of our office, in New York, neatly ;ind compactly done up in wrappers, at six cents a copy ; also at our several agencies, in the principal oitiev particularly in Bo-??n. Navigation of lh< Otkto tUvsi, Placet. 7Vsf Cincinnati! Jnne 10. Wheeling, June 'J. Pittsburg, June 10.. l.otiiivilU June IS l.onisvij State of River. II feet. . 10 feet .3 feet 9 inches. . 8 fret ft inch HONEY MARKET. Wednesday Jan* **-?6 P. M> The itock market has improved a little to day, bat h the advance could not be traced to any good cause, there U very little probability of Us being perjiauently tuiUined. It is possible it may be maintained for a few dayt,but there are several local causes likely to keep the market for the next thirty days slightly depressed. At the first board, Long Island went up X percent; Harlem, Xi Norwich and Worcester, X > Canton, % ; Morris Canal fell off X per cent; Pennsylvania S's, There we?e ! no operations in Reading, and the transactions in any of the fancies were not very large. There has been a very limited demand for sterling ex change for the packet leaving to-morrow. We quote bills on London at IX ? 8 per cent premium. On Pari*, I fif. 31% a Sf. 35; Amsterdam, 33# a 9&X ; Hamburg, MK ' alt; Bremen, 77% a77\. The notes of the Lockport Exchange Bank continue to be redeemed by the New York State Bank at half per | cent discount The tolls collected on the canals of the State of New York, from the opening of navigation to the 14th tnsL, this year and last, have been as follows:? Cakal Tolls?State or NxwYeax. 19rt 1946. Inc. Dm. April, 3d week... $146,234 113,713 ? ?' 4th " ... 114,614 66.9to Mar, Ut " ... ?f 2nd " ... " 3rd " ... " 4th " ... Jane, Ut " ... " 2d " $736,039 779.845 11*677 19,971 736 039 99,971 Increase in 19M $94,996 $94,999 It will b? obierred that there has bean an Increase la ?very week since the opqping, except the ftrst two, end the falling off in those two weeks was caused by breakages in tha canal, which delayed the boats la their upward and downward trips. Tha Nashua and Stark Manufacturing Corporations make semi-annual dividends of ten per Mat; tha Boott and the Appleton eight; and tha Hamilton six per cent. The Mississippi Banks appear to be in hot water, aad there appears to be no end to the decMons for aad against these institutions. In the case of the Mate against the Commercial Ilailroad Bank of Vicksburg, under the quo warranto law, Judge Coulter delivered the foilowiac ppiaion. " I don't think on this occasion that the parti** are obliged to domui to this quo wa,rant a ?I believe that it ii competent for parties to quash on motion any process that may have issued improperly from the Court Upon a former occasion 1 have deci>ied that this act of the Le gislature was no law at all; to entitle it to be called a law 11 must be uniform and universal) it must operate upon all the citizeus of the State alike; an act upon it* he* ex empting a part of the ciiuen- from iu operation, i* no thing but au edict; and 1 do net coutidor myielf prealuded by the decision of the High Court of knur* aad Appeals from entertaining that opiaioa (till, as I presume that Court did sot look into thia ques tion in any of the case* decided by them, aad that whenever the question cane* before them they will decide it as i have done, and i tbiak 1 am entitled to that opinion still. The information mast b? quashed, and the injunction dissolved." From this decitioa the District Attorney prayed an ap|>eal. According to this, a bank charter 1* net legal, because it Relate* enly to the corporator*. It would bo highly gratifying to the itockholdera of thia and other Missus: p pi banks, if there could be a final decision mad* ia rela tion to all the points at issue. We annex our usual table of qaotatioa* far the princi pal State and other stock* used for Investment Paicxs or Stocks is* ths New fon Maaxxr. RtHrrm- IMS. ISM. U4?. ? Rail able. Han ?/?"?< T. Jwnt 14. Unitsd States 6 1*62 ? a ? l(M * ? LM allKtf J IIS3 Mi? ? a? Ms KM New York. 7 1818-49 l?l)<alMK It) a> lae a ? ? 1I50-S4-M IM s - ? a - w .us ? l*l-M-?7 - a - - a -? - ? ljt " 5X ? ? a- ? a ? " J IMi - I- ? a? ? a ? S IK6-7-#-# - a- - a- - a - 1 1*60-1-3 -a? - a- - a W " 5 181VB 96 a M Ma? - a #7 " J iaie-flo-i ? a ? ? a ? m <1<jd " 4* IU9-M -a- - a- - a - Ohio, S ISjO ? a ? 91*. OJU 91 a 9JU ? 1836-60 Ma- - i- ? itlj " i IMO-M - a - - a- - a - " 7 iui M aiM ? i?i itmu Kentucky, ? ? M alUl 99^.1 9?^ lntK'lf'3 " i ? a? ? a- SO ? 1*5 Illinois, 6 117# ? a ? ? a 32W MJdi ti Indiaua, i ti yean ? a ? ? U a 34 Arkansas, 6 ? ? ? ? ? a ? ? a ? Alabama, ? ?? ? a ? ? a ? ? a ? 4 71 a7|U - a- M a 68 Peuus^lvanis,} ? OJ a (lj{ h6H? M Teunestee, < ? ? a ? ? a ? Me ? N.York Cur,7 1837 1U ?- IU a- lOSWilOt " 7 IUI 101 alM KK^a ? 18IH?I0J 5 'WO ? a ? ? a ? ? a ? ? I * a 96 9l*a - ?? * Bk Com e N. Y., full ? a 90 ? a ? M a 9iH " scrip 93 a M ? a ? ? a 90 N. Y. Life Ins. It Tni?t Co. ? a ? ? a ? ? a ? ?"??r?'L,olul >Tru.t('o. MM* UK II aKH ?*? ? Ohio Life lus. lt riu.t Co. M a 96k M a MM M a ? Di ikof L. S. in Paiiiiyl'a. 4 * 4* 4 a 4* <X? <X Bostoult Prorideuce Rail'd 110 i ? 11% alM 1M al?)j N. Jersey K. K. It Trans. Co IM a? ? a? IM al03Ji SMohawk It Hud'u Railroad. 4i a 44K ?#Ka J# M a it Ftics fc Schenectady Rail'd ? a!16 ? alls 117 a yracme It I tica Railroad ? a 109 107 alM IM allO Aabum It Syracofe Railr'd, ? a? ? a ? ? a ? Auburn Ik Rochester JL R., M alM ? a? 100 a ? Reading ?Uiln>ed, 64 a U ?7 a 69 a 6#H Delaware It Hudson Canal, ? a? 144 a ? lO al?J Reading Railroad Bonds, 71 a 71K 74 a 7JM 77 a 77 W Reading Railroad Mtg Bds., ? a 73 77a? 7* a 78K It will be observed that ther* ha* been an advano* *inc* th* 7th in*tent, in most of the** stock*, of **v?ra p*r cent. Borne of th* itock* in this list have merely Improve In market value, while there has be*n no actual improv*, ment in the real vslu*. Very f*w of th*** stocks *r* what can be called the fancy ord*r, although s*v*ral of them are non-dividend paying securitl**. The Governor of Illinois ha* given notice that th* re' ceipt* of the one mill tax, levied for the purpose of pey> ing one per cent of the interest on the debt of that State on the 1st of July, hss not been collected In full, but that the amount collected w ill be paid at that time. The sum collected amounts to about thtrty thousand dollars, which will pay only about one-third of th* one per cent then doe, and that is all the bondholders will receive. This is the result of all the promises made te the bondholders, when negotiations were golag on ill relation to the additional loan required to complete the canal. The bondholders obligated themselves to ad vanoe a certain amount, provided the legislature would levy a tax. sufficient to pay a certain per cent interest o* the whole debt of the State j the tax was letted accord* ing to agreeesaent, but Its collection has progressed *o ?lowly, and so many delay* have been experienced, that It appear* only about one-third of the tax ha* been r? oelved The Legnlstute has done iu duty, but we can not say eu much in favor of the tseentlve of that State. It was In his power to hav anticipated the oolleetion of this tax by a short loan.which oonl I easily have been negotla* ted, and the renewed credit of the State thus preserved No difficulty would have been experienced In raiting flftv thousand dollars for a few month* to hav* met thl pay mont at maturity, and had there been any energy ex hiblted by the government of lllinol*, it would have been ral?ed, and the faith of the State pledged to the bondholder* would have been redeemed What will be the remit of this delinquency, or whatever we May oeil it, I* yet very doubtful It *?uet dlscourag th* ii milliliter mi 4**tr*y ?U Ik* Jtt?M