Newspaper of The New York Herald, September 1, 1846, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated September 1, 1846 Page 1
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Tfl] Vol. XII, No. 933-bWhole*IVo. 4470. THE NEW YORK HERALD. JAMES fiORDON BENNETT PROPRIETOR. Circulation---Forty Thousand, DAILY HKKALU?t.v?> day, 1 rice J eeuta per copy?f7 IS per annum?payable in adrauce. WEEKLY HERALD?PVery Saturday-Price eenu Per copv?$3 US! ceut. r<* luiuuin?payable !U advance. HK.HALD KOft KL'ROPE-Erery Sieam Packet day. Price 6j% cents per copy?$S W per anauiu, payable in adrecce. ADVKKTISEMEMT8 at thelusual pncee?elwayi cub Mlvar.ee. * PRINTING of (11 kinds executed with beauty and despatch. All letter* or communications, by mail, addressed to the e.tablishment, must be post paid, or the postage will be deducted from the subscription money remitted. JAMES UOKDON BENNETT, Proprietor of the NmYoiI Hiatal D EsTABUSrMKRT, NnrtW-tV*.r mm rnf fTultoa and Nassau streets' *ti Mm INDEPENDENT MORNING LINE AT O'CLOCK.?FOR ALBANY fruro the S^MaBCHk*te*inb<>*t pier at the pier foot ?f Warren street.Passage Si jo. Touching at the foot of Hammond it. Breakfast and dinner provided ou board. The swift and magnificent steamer IRON WITCH, commanded liy < apt. Stephen K. Roe, If area New York. Tuesday. Tliur day and Saturday. Leaves Albany. Monday, Wediiead^y and Friday. Landing at Van Courtland'a, Westpoint, Newburgh, Milton, Po'keepsie, Hyde Park, Kings on, Carskill, Hudson. nu2irc MOK.MNG BOAT FOK ALKANY AND TKOY .M#) jgm PASSAGE ONE DOLLAR?Breakfaa' Q|- iflfrrfMd dinner ou board the boat. Paasengera lilt tw IT thia boat will arrive in time to take tiie eveuiug ir nu of car* from Troy west to Buffalo, and north t? Saratoga and Lake George. The Steamboat NIAGARA, Capt. Wm. Ellsworth, Monday, Wrduesday and Friday, at T o'clock, A M, from the sitamboat pier foot of Barclay street. Returning on opposite day a. Ker passage or freignt, apply on board, or to F. B. Hall, at the i>tnce on the wharf. an 19 rc ;>ail i liive ul" boats bet w&1ln new york and 8TATEN island jKmmmmKmMLm The steamboats sylph, Captain j. Braisted, and staxen islander, Captain d. Van Pell, will leave aa follows Leave Staten Island rt*, t, ?, 10 and 11 A. M; at 1,1,1,4, J. and 7, P. M. Leav^New Yo^at T,t, 10,and 11, a.M. and 1,1,1,4, 5, 71, loll / I. Ji. All freight at the risk or of the owner* thereof. A stage will leave Vanderbilt's landinc for the Telegraphic Station every hour throughout the day. Kara 12X cents. Jy ? TROk MORNING AN D .EVEN IN (i LLNE. MORNING LINK AT SEVEN O'CLOCK. jg FOR ALBANY AND TROY?From the baJgUl Steamboat Pier at the foot of Barclay itreet. 3Ew3aGKaLauding at Peekskill, Weat Point, Newbtinjh, Ilp.mi'tMn, Milton, Poughkeepsie, Hyde Park, RhineBeck, U. Ked Hook. Bristol, Calskill, Hudson, Coisackie, Kinderhook and Baltimore. Breakfast and dinner on board the boat. The steamboat NlAOARA.will leave oa Monday, Wed eiday and Friday Mornings 7 A. M. The steamboat TKUV, Captain Uorham, on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings, at 7 o'clock. Returning on opposite days. Korpassage er freight apply on board, or at the office oa the NEW YORK. ALBANY AND TROY LINE. FOR ALBANY AND TROY DIRECT, Fsbm the pier at the foot of Courtlandt street. _ The low-pressure steamboat EMPIRE, Captain R.B. Maey, ietres the foot of Courthuidt street, on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday evenincs, at seven o'clock. The Steamboat COLUMBIA, Capt. Win. H. Pack, will leave on Monday, Wednesday and .Friday avesiings, at 7 o'clock. Passengers taking these Boats will arrive in time to take the Marnmg Train of Cars from Troy west to Buffalo, and aortb to Saratoga, Whitehall and Lake Champlain. For Passage or Freight, apply on board, or at the Office oa the wharf. No freight taken after 5W o'clock. NOT1C E?All goods, freight, bank bills, specie, or any other kinil of nrolt*rrv. [Miilivfilv fit rite nwnpr'i risk. i2CT TO WOOLLEN HOODS MERCHANTS. H. MIGEON h CO.. CLOTHS, CASSIMERES. AND SATTINETS REFINISHERS. No. 341 West Street, N. Y. REFERENCES and orders for work at Messrs. Woolcott and Slade. 63 Pine street; W. C. Langley fc Co., 25 Broad treet; D Bngham & Co., 60 Pine street. al6 2in?m LOOK. AT THIS ! LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, if yon want a fine article of Boots and Shoe?, call at 367 Broadway, where yon will find the lament assortment, cheapest, and the most fashionable in the city. Do not mistake the number, 367 Jtroadway. cor. of Frankliu street. N. B.?A large assortment of Imported French Boots, it the low price of Five dollars. M. CAHILL. anlV lm?r NEW INVENTED WIGS. BATCHELOR'S new invented Wigs and 8caVpj, nude of the finest natural cnrl hair, and adapted iu the most eat) manner to the peculiar style of each individual. They are entirely a new invention, doing away with all the vexations difficulties so long experienced by those who wear wigs The public are invited to inspect a large and well selected tock, containing every variety of size and color; they will then be able to judge the effect. WM. BATCHELOR. inventor and only manufacturer, 2 Wall street, near Broadway. Removed from 16i Broadway. flease to copy the address au2i 1 m * re LEE< HES? LEECHES.? Depot of Leeches, ll9Massao street, is REMOVED to 1U WlLLlA.M Street, New York, and offer for sale a fresh supply oh Leeehes, just re c-iverf hv J KKKOINAM). auR 1m*r IT i 11 11' a ' I' 11 I Ki REV. R. T HUDDAHT'S School will re-open after the Summer Vacation, ou Monday, September 7th. Circulars containing full particulars ana terim for day acholars, ye.ily aud day feoarJeis, can be obtained ou application at the tchool, It Fourteenth street netween University Place and K1M1 areuue; or of Mr C. II. Ed w.rds, of ie of the Alliance Insurance Co.. SI Wall atreet. a!6 lm*m FKI.T-.KI cases English patent Sheathiug Felt, suitable for ahipa' bottoms and roofa of home*. For aale by E. K. COLLINS k CO., anMr_ _____ _ ^ South street. FLAVORING EXTRACTS. Afresh supply of highly concentrated French Eitracta, lo-haa VANILLA. PEACH, NECTARINE. ROSE, LEMON BIT I Eli ALMOND, and aereral others, for llaTorinc Ice Cream*, Blaucmance, Custards, etc., and|all kioda ofPaatry, for sale by JOHNSON, MOORE & TAYLOR ali lin?m laaporters, he.. 81 Maiden lane N. Y. LIBERAL BOOKS, at the Bricon OltiCf, No. 3 Franklin square. Pearl atreet. New editions of the worka of Mr. Thom<s Paine, Voltaire'a Dictionary Straua' Life of .Christ, V luey's Ruina (a good edition), Vale's Liteol T. Paine, the Works of Mr. Owen and Dr. Hollich, Palmer's Principles of Nature, 8helle?'< Queen Mah. Le Citateur, Emma Martin, Three Impostors (curious book), the Ve.tages of Creation, New Tracts, Quarterly Beacon, uc " auZ7 lm*r . DeiAFNtSS GURfcD. OU1 BROADWAY.?(F.itract)?-'I cheerfully comply A with the request ol Lieut. Mcintosh, to state that he was ibvahded home in consequence of total deafness and dischirgea from the e*rs ; thxt under the treatment of D s CAS TL,r. si MJWAKUH, Aurists, (3*1 Uroadway.) IN. i., ne recovered till heariug and Ims again returned to hit duly " Signed H. McNEVr.N, Surgeon to H. B. M.'s Forces, Jamaica. >11 canes of deafness attended to. Acoustic Drops for sale. A snre cure Tor incipient deafness ariiiiig fmm cold, discharges Irom and buzzing tones in the an, collections of hard ?ai, 6ic. au27 lm* r AMEi; It JAN M ANUFACTURED CUTLERY. WM. WILD, manufacturer of Cnilery, No. IN Division street, Ntw York, Ins constantly ou hand a good assortment of I, 2, 3 and 4 blade Knives of his owu m tnutarturiag, g?d and cheap to the trade. ??tf lm*rc BELGIAN COOKING STOVES. 2 OF these famous Cooking Stoves for sale OEOKOE K. OEHD1NO, snW Imec 711 Maiden lane. corns ?emit, warranted. THE Aiatnan Corn Plaster is an effectual care lor corns ; is easily applied, and gives immrduite relief. In case it should tail to cure the money will be refunded. Over 600 botes have been sold this season, and not one boa has been reiurnrd for having failed to effect a cure. Kor sale by David Hands II (Jo 77 East Brosdway, 100 Fulton street and 273 Bread way, C. If Ring, 192 Broadway, C. Hub'im 4M Hudson-si. W J ait it Ketcliqm. Ill F'ulton-st, J. Smith, 2ll Spring s'reet, E. M. livion, 127 Bowery, aud by draggists generally. Pno# 2'? licr Viitf mm IQ lm ? UAKKiAGfcS. THE ondersigned, formerly of the Home of Brewster, Laurence St Co., having ?K"o resumed the Carriage business, ?t 2J unit 27 Canal street, offers for sale a ?rl'ndid rock ol <. arnnges.ol superior ?tyle ami finish, sudii rites the at'.enti-n of nis lormer patrons and friends. aamring tliem .hat the aame confidence, to extensively repotrd in him, ahall extend to every transaction?believing he possesses facilities to meet trie wishes of all, both in jnality and price, equal to any establishment in this country JAMES BREWSTER, anHlm'rw tfi anH V < anal street S'i'UKAOE?Any kind of merchsndite (?.thtr ih.io extra hazardous) taken on atortge, at 06 N.uth a reet, on appliP cation to W. It J T. TAPSCOTT, nnnTrc 2ddoorhelnw Burling slip MfcEN FUN, THE CELEBRATED CHINESE SKIN POWDER, El OR rtltOriaf, brnimtying, and preferring the complex t ion, and rendering the skin delicatel y white, smo-th, and ?<ift. The ladies of the higher claases of China, Janan and . Persia, have for ages,been noted lor the exceeding delicacy of their akin, attributable t'i the use from infancy of cos-' inctic, until recently preserved aa a hereditary anu inviolable ecret amongst a certain set of Chinese prieathood, designated Teen ae.or ? ele?tial Doctors. The recent extended intercourse of Great Britain with thai nation lias elicited many Important communications respectjug their customs and habitaj amongst the number the recipe of this long hidden Skin Powder, called by them Meen Kuii, or Celestial Skin Powder. This secret was disclosed hj a descendant of one ol the priesu of the temnle of T?en Ten. or Temple ol the Henreni, to Charles Malcolm, ti.n . M. O., for professional services. H ' Meen Ron ii imply a preparation of Oriental herbs. and may be nsed with peifrn aafcty for the cure 01 all cataneons disorder! Amongst the mo?t prominent are Tan Rrrckles Insensible and Copious Perspiration, Blotches rimplcs' Hpot>, Imtstlon, Coarseness, and a variety of others ' ^o be had ofV. CL1REHUQH, 29? Broadway : C. H nine. Comer of John and Broadway; A. B. Hands li Co ' 1W takm street; Knshton It Co.. Broadway ; Henry John' oa, comer of Broadway mid Chambers street ; and all other respectable chemists and perlnmers throughout the United Slates; and of the sole importers, HOBB8 It Co., J Wall Street, in hoses price 3i., 5?.. and 7s. anBt Im'nc bHtAl'hK THAN LVtiK.. A FULL SUIT of Soperfin* Cloth msde to order, in the most substantial and fashionable style, can be procured for $* , ?t MORRATT'M fashionable (.ash Tailoring K?tablishment, No. 14 < athanne street, New York. Kvery article 11 the liae egnally lew Call and see. aa!7 lm*m {PI* MOF?ATT Ot?i,l?IO TO LEND N BOND AND MORTUAOR, on productive real estate In this city or Brooklyn. It will be dividodinto . inns suit applicants Apply to S fe. Broad, No. 11 W?U street, to tM Crown Water DiUe, base*eat, tail . / '.'JL.LJL-^-Jl! ?ILILLJ ?L?l iliLJ?L ! E NE NE1 I INTERESTING I'DOW "row ARMY OP INVASION, the capture or chxxta. HIGHLY INTERESTING NAVAL INTELLIGENCE. Special Despatches to the N. Y. Herald Office. New Qhleans, Sunday Morning,) August ii, S The steamship James McKlm, arrived from the Brazos Santiago this morning, bringing intelligence from Camargo, down to the 13th inat. The new* ia not important, but ii extremely interestI ingThere was considerable sickness among the Georgia, Mississippi and othor more northerly volunteers, owing to the extreme heat and the bad weather. Gen. Taylor arrived at Camargo, on the Hatchle F.agl?> with a portion of the Textin Infantry and United States troops, on the Oth. The Whiteville also arrived with troops on the 13th, making the force about 3 000 stroug, and re-inforcement* of volunteers hourly expeoted.? The.-6 is no doubt, from everything that I can learn, that there will be a grand battle at Monterey, and the whole army expect it, and are anxious that it shall take place Orders were given to Gen. Worth, on the 11th, to be in readiness to march toward! Monterey in eight day* from that time. The tioops were kept in constant drill, and the discipline was excellent. Intelligence was received in the early part of the month, that Col. Seguin and a party of Mexicans were in force at China, a small town atiout 70 miles from Camargo. inland, and McCulloch'i Texan Hangers, about 60 strong, made a forced march to that place, and arrived there one night, aurrounded the town, and captured one or two Mexicans, armed men Seguin had received intelligence of the approach of the Texans, and got off about an hour before they arrived. The Texans sooured the country the next morning, but could tind no Mexicans, and alter recruiting returned to Camargo very much fagged out. The term of service of his company having expired, (three months ) they are to he disbanded, but immediately another troop is to be enlisted for thiee months more, and of picked men. The health of the army at that point was excellent. Gen Taylor adheres firmly to his order against the grog shop keepers, and camp followers, and will not suffer them to remain. I can give you hut little intelligence from Matnmoras, except that the expedition which was to have inarched from (here, had started, so I am informed, at the appointed time, and that only the regular garrison remained there. The volunteer* who had been in the neighborhood, and had not joined Col. Hay's expedition to Tampico, etc., being either on the march or under orders to march. This is all the intel igence of interest I can glean by the McKim. The McKim came from the Brazos in 66 hours. She brought as passengers Captains Miller and Lynde, and asssistaDt surgeon Symons, U. S A. Captains Kamser, Moore, Bradley, Urambling, and Lieuts. jenkings, Dobbs and Gr-ay; Major West wood, Dr. W. 8. J. Jenkins, volunteer oiflcers, and 100 volunteers, all on the sick list. She left at the Brazos the ship Lehigh and brig Jefferson, and several schooners. Schr. Oregon, Capt. Speight, of Baltimore, in tow of steamer Monmouth, stiuck the bar across the north breakers and bilged ; she was loaded with government store*?cargo saved, ( el total lou. The McKim pasted the revenue (team cutter McLane, 140 mile* from Brazoi, on the 31st, standing S. W. Army Intelligence. letters from the army. No. XV. Camp La Cartera, Mexico, on the > San Juan, Auguit 3, 1841. ) I wrote you from San Lucia, giving *ome of the inci' dent* of Capt. Duncan's march from Matamora*. It wa* completed on the 30th July, when he encamped on this river four miles above Camargo. Our journey has been through a wild, uncultivated country, hut it is evidently not because nature has been illiberal in her bounties.? The finest land i* running to waste. The few and scattered ranches cannot be called settlement*, or the indif ferent attempt* at tillage, cultivation. The chief difficulty we may find in peopling and improving the country on thi* side of the Rio Grande, will arise from the scarcity of water. But this may be obviated by the digging of well* and the construction of tank*, which an induitriou* and enterpriiing population would not long neglect Through a good interpreter, we convened freely with the people silong the route, and it i* evident that a better feeling towards us prevails here, and in thi* neighborhood, than we found about Matamora*. They soldiers, and indulge in so many saying* complimentary to our cense of right, that we almost persuade ourselves we are not the robbers Parades styles us as nation ? Only one case has occurred wheie we failed to | ay for what we to?k. Passing a Mexican cottage, our men halted at the door to obtain milk or other refreihn.enta they were accustomed to buy on the march ; the door was not opened without reluctance, but when it swung back, a fine American horse was revealed among the inmates, who, >under some trepidatien, overwhelmed us with so many expressioaa of wclcome, that our appearance evidently made them perfectly happy. An examination of the animal showed the letters branded on his hip, U. 3. D., which our commander concluded, so strongly resembled the initials of "United States Dragoons," that he at once decided to arrest the lioise on suspicion, and leave the burden of proof that he was a true Mexican, whicn was stoutly averred, upon hii late possessor. After wc had proceeded sev tral miles, two Mexicans camo up with the assertion that pistol had been stolen by one of our men. Our Captain, scrupulous to avoid leven the ap)>earance of injustice, unhesitatingly paid the exhorbllant price demanded for the weapon, though the fellow's countenance would be a standing im peachment of his veracity all the world over. The horse recognised was without doubt one of those captured with Thornton's squadron in April. Speaking ol American horses, the country hereabouts is thickly infested with Camanches,whose end and aim is theft, and to whom one of our fine showy animals is the greatest earthly prire. For many years they have frequented these grounds, killing and plundering the defenceless inhabitants, though our army will won disperse them, they still linger in the hope uf securing some of the valuables which our advent .displays to their eager gaze. They have already succeeded in carrying otl the animals of several mounted Texasts serving here. Their ordinary method is by effecting a tlamptdr. in a cavalry camp, which they attempt by approaching it with all those unearthly, vocal, and instrumental sounds that Indians alone are capable ol producing. Sometimes they sond a fiery mustang into the drove, and by a mysterious influence, his civilized brethren seem suddenly to acquire his own wild nature and disperse, defying tlie strongest fastenings in their ungovernable fury. So bold have become these savages, that within a day or two Mexicans have been killeil by ment ?u to startling that I involuntarily explored the cranium to discover if my own scalp was safe, having been myself within twenty-four hours at what I now find a very hazardous distance into the forest. Our present camp is near a rancho consisting of several houses The population numerous as usual, and a'l under a venerable patriarch, who lives here with his children and children's children. Probably this little community well illustrates the patriarchal age and government All look up to the ancient ol days lor orders and advicc; I and his word is law in his little kingJom Affection and duty are the incentives to ubedience. and the pictuie is n tiiify agreeable oue of the order and happiness of halfcivilized lile This old man professes intelligent a J* re fitly superior to his clns.?, und having served a* a certain under Kardmand neai ly 4> years ago, tie is ab1* to itll us much ot the changes and convulsions he liai wltn^fscd in that period, His colony ot juvenile rancherosis highly flourishing. Every house is crowded with tlie ehanning little ones. If leisure is afforded before we leave this encampment, > ou shall enter with tne one of these habitations, and we will contemplate the ordinary condition and employment of Mexican lile \V*e obtain, without diflculty, nearly all the comforts afforded by an indifferent farm, but the natural laws of trade, which seem to have been known here, or are speedily sell developed, soon tax as severely for the common necessaries. A great demand created by the presence of a large force at one point, is answered by ....i? ? -....I.,, ,i. i f i ?. .. i_.' VMt; tt??or leraauunK ? icw uhj s stationary, we are mutie feelingly icniihle that we are literally obeying the Oeneral'i order in the premisei, by paying tlic higheit market price for everything. X. Y. Z. No. XVII. Cam&hqo, Mexico, Aug. S, 1848. Thii town haa now become a large depot of luppliei, and nearly all the regular army ii in liue here. Steam, era arrive daily from below, and the native* are teeing ighta that their philosophy had never dreamed of. Thii haa been a village of about 3000 inhabitanti, but during the lait month the San Juan overflowed iti banki, and completely inbmerged the lite of the town. The diitresi ii repreiented to have been appalling ; the poor families having been driven from their homci to a neigh boring eminence, Mid Jorcid to abandon every comtort and necessary of life. The aged grand-father, and the helpless infant have been alike exposed, naked and hungry, to the peltings of the storm Even a glance at tho lavages of the flood, and the frightful devastation it haa spread, raises the tenderest emotions of sympathy in the breasts of the invaders towards tha suffering inhabitants. However it might be under ordinary circumstances, there can ba no doubt, in the mind of the maddeat antiwar daclaimar, that our coming at tha present time, ia most providential to tha people of this San Juan valley.? A he money and supplies that we dispense, alleviates their disttess, and enables the f.oor Mexicans to repair their mislortunes. The violeace of the flood was so great that houses wets undermined and the poorer one W ?0 N YORK, TUESDAY MO ' razed. Score* of famfliea may now be Men huddling to(rMhar under a fri?irm#nt of a wall or r*v?( tkmwn <lA?n I A* utual, the buildingt fronting on the plaza are the strongest and most valuable. The church, even in this I diminutive place, it an immenie tructure, and has some I pretentions to architectural ornaMent Its exact order might puzzle the most scientific, i*rtaking of the ancient and modern, the barbarous and the civilized. It seems ' to have been built by parts and parcel*, according to the meant and wants of the pious, and ttaptiio in its most enlarged, without the technical taeuaing, would perhaps express the style of this sacred oditiaa. It* rarled toned bells, musically ring out their maraing and evening ' notes, culling the fahhful to their devotion*. However 1 sweet to the soldier may be the bug!*'* blast or the stirring martial sounds which saluto hi* eqr on every tido in Uiis largo camp, there is not ono *9 wedded to the incidents ol liis stern profession, that htfSloet not delight 1 in the soft harmony of that vesper bell. The calmness of tl<e hour, inviting to.repose ?the aaild spirit of religion, bidding the evil puksio'na of man to be hushed, make all other koumls discordant. Beautiful ijt religion, viewed either in the unlettered savage of the %Ood?, who worships the Ureat Spirit, and looks forward to the blissful hunting grounds of eternity, or the dweller in cities, who worship at Christian altars, and iaAnided on hit way to Heaven by the light of revelation, ^kst never moie attractive than in even these ignorant, ffitr, and otherwise degraded people, whpse worship iitlo evidently in the spirit of sincerity, that it cannot be let* acceptable than it is lovely to behold. The town ot Mier it twenty-five mile* above thi* ? About the last of July a company of artillery, under ( upt Vinton, ontered and took posieutBn. Thus we have already every village of any iwttrtance on the river A delegation from Uuorrero, higher up. came a lew day t ago and surrendered their town to the commander ol the l'orcet now here, asking "that a force might he stationed in or near it to protect them against the hostile Indians, whose iucuuiont had become Irequeiit and seriously alarming. If thit waa denied, they begged to be permitted to organize a police force among themselves for their own protection. TbeV were answered that the commanding General would M advised ; of their withet on hi* arrival. * 1 ant this valley is conquered up to Monterey i? appa: rent..;,No opposition would now be ottered,probably ior . twen'v league* Iron) the liver, except from roving band* ; of fieeboters; and (hould we take Monteiwy, we shall have .Mexico north of the mountain* in out possession Perhaps a stand will be made at that city, w> from all account*, the enemy i* fortifying it with grekt induitry. No largo force i* supposed to be yet ooncentrated, though it i* said that from 15,000 to 20,000 men may be expected to oppose uc. This i*. of courso, mare coniectuic, for it i* by no means certain that a gun will be tired before Moutere) . Should Parerfe* remain in power, and proceed in person to head the army, it it assarted, by men intelligent in Mexican atlairs and people, that he cannot reacn a hundred leagues of his destination without a formidable revolution which will recal him to the capital, tie presents another melancholy example of the uuiortunate warrior, glowing with patriotism, but whom an actual or apprehended " fire in the rear" may prevent trom marching against the enemies of his country. Paredes will make every etfort, but it i* not improbable thut, within a few weeks, our general will occupy, without resistance, the beautiful city towards which wa are soon to march. Accounts of the precise dutunca from j this point are conflicting ; but it probably, by our contemplated route, will prove about fifty leagues. X. V. 2. Naval Intelligence. LITTER* FROM THE tqt'ADRON. U. 8. Hteamkr Musisnrri, t Pkmiacola, Aug 30, 1846 $ Thinking it would be a desirable object for you to be enabled to give your readers the intelligence from Vera Cruz and the American squadron, and hoping the natura of the tubject will be *uiHcient apology for thus address, ing a letter to you, I have endeavored to collect the itqm* of most importance. Wo left Vera Cruz on the 14th inst., and arrived at Pensacola the evening of the 18th. Our departure from Vera Cruz was deferred until the arrival of the English mail steamer from Havana, in which Santa Anna was exnnr.ind ha /li/1 nnt rnmo hnurnvpr hut if u-n? nn^nr. rv" ? - ' -v ? ? *" ? stood taat he was to be there ill a few day*. The latest news from Mexico was that the city had declared in favor of Santa Anna. The Moxican stronghold, St. Juan d'Ulloa and the city of Vera Cruz, proclaimed in favor of the exiled President on the 1st of August, on which occasion a salute was fired from the castle All the principal towns in the interior had also declared iu favor of .Santa Anna, and there has been a complete revolution in Mexiro. It is Raid the Santa Anna's adherents are in favor ol peace with tho 1'nited Stales. It appears to be the opinion of all that our difficulties with Mexico will soon be ended. We left the U. S.frigates Cumberland, (fiat; (hip), and Potomac, the staamer Princeton, sloops ol'-war St. Mary's, and Falmouth; brigs Somers, Truxtonaid Porpoise; schrs Reefer, Klirt, Iionita, and Petrel, oil' Vera Cruz and its vicinity. Officers and men all well. On the :24th July, while our launch was in pursuit of a strange sail, she was capsized in a squallaevoral miles from the anchorage, and midshipman Wingate Pillsbury and one seamen were drowned ; the rest of the crcw, 17 men, clung to the boat until they were taken oil'by tho U. S brig Porpoise the next day, after being nine hours in the water. Air. Pillsbury's death was deeply regret ted by all who knew him; ho was a perfect gentleman and a promising olficer. On the 39th Jul} , the frigate Cumberland grounded on a coral reef while running along t e coast. After getting some of her heavy spars, guns, and other things overboard, and starting her water, this ship succeeded in towing her off, she having been on shore 26 hour*. It if supposed her keel is injuied. On the 7th August, wa got under way in company with the sqnadr.il and H. b M. frigate Lndymion, and stood along the coast towards the mouth of the Alvarado, with the intention, it was supposed, of catting out some Mexican vessels at anchor up the river. On the way down, the distance being about 30 miles from the anchorage ground of the squadron, all hands were called aft, and captain Adams teld the men thst some volunteers were wanted to go on a boat expedition, and desired those that were willing to go, to step over on the starboard side of the quaiter deck. A general rush was made tor tho starboard side. Inlets than a minute, there was not a man to be seen "any where else," and many were-disappointed in net being able to attract the notice of eur gallant commander while he picked out the boat's crew. A very unusual degiee of excitement an l bustle prevailed en board alter the crews were picked?some grinding cutlasses, some cleaning pistols, quarter gunners preparing the heavy guns and getting everything ready for action?all in higti spirits at the prospect of khanng sosie of the laurels which lien. Taylor h.is been monopolizing. We arrived off the mouth of the river at 3 P. M About 5, this ship, the Princeton, and the three schooners, beat to quarters, and commenced tiring shells at a fort on the right hank of the river. This ship and the Princeton being nearly two miles distant, wero unatde to do much execution, and after firing 4 orS 10 inoh shells, signal was made by the Commodore to cvase. Several hundred troops were seen marching /In w tt to lh* liAQ^h *nr) nftor lit nant th?v a Am of musketry on the schooners?a few ihelU dropped aaongst them soon silenced their fire, and dark put an end to he operation*. It whi exp?cte4 the Mississippi and Princeton would he ordered within a shorter distance of the battery the next morning, and the action continued ; but to the general disappointment and astonishment of almost every one in the squadron, at daylight signal was made by Commodore Connor to get under way for the old anchorage ground. Ilia reasons were not made known ; but it is supposed that the difficulty of getting the large frigates within a proper distance, the rapidity of the current in the river, which renders it impossible for the boats to pull ag inst it, the numbers collected on the beach to prevent a landing, and the threatening appearance of the weather, were the reasons that induced him to leave ns he did. I suppose he will explain all hereafter ; but he does not bear such acharactcr in the squadron as a man should that i* supposed to have charge *f the honor of a nation. The affair is spoken of with derision and contempt even in tbn squadron, and also by the Mexican editors. U. 8. Ship 8t. Mart's, > Orr Vr.a* C?ut, Aug. 10, 1846. ) 1 encJoie you a sovereign, for which I wish you to f. nd me y?trr 'vttkly Hrrali as long as the amount sent p3ys far It. The HrraU is the only paper on which we run ro'.y far *ny authentic information, and all hands go fn frr it up to *4 40. P"r ship and the brig Porpoise are now cruising off' this plaoe, for the purpose of intercepting any vessels that might attempt to run the blockade. The U. 8 brig ! Trt'xton, Commander Car|>?nder, arrived here on the I the 7th inst, five days from llavanna. Her Britanic Ma jeuty's bug Daring, arrived (lore on ine 'in mat, eight from Havanna. Our squadron here at present consists of the U. 8. tng.ite Cumberland, bearing tflo broad pennant ol i/oirnotiore Conner, frigate Potomac, (teamen Mississippi and Princeton, sloops St. Mary'* and Kalmouth, brigs Truxton, Porpoise and Somen, schooners Heeler, Petrel an 1 titmeta. Ihe fiigate llaritan at Tensacola, taking in water and provisions. The (loop John : Adam*, blockading Tampico. The whole of tho squadron, with the exception of our| lelvei, the Porpoise, Karitan and Jobn Adamj, have gone , to Alvarodo, for what purpose is not known. The whole I of the squadron are remarkably healthy. Havana, Aug. 13, IftW. Will the editor of the New York Htrald plesno publish the following list of the officers of the U. 8. brig Perry, and oblige an officer 7? j O.S.Blake, Lieut Commanding; O. Carr, 1st LieuI tenant; T. Barrett, 3d Lieutenant; Jefl'rey Bromlee, Surgeon ; C. Kinkier, Master ; Uuentin Bushee, Purser: John H. Parker, Jobn Wilkinson, A. N. Smith, Passed Midshipmen ; Arthur Darcey, Cleik. The officers and crow have enjoyed good health. She has been cruixing oft Cape Antonio and the south side of I Cuba, to look out for piivateers, but none have been soen. The pilot who took the Perry into Key West said . he had spoken a suspicious brig, with Mexican colors, i about the 1st of August. 8ho ?ai pierced for M guns, but he could see none mounted ; sow something amidships covered, which might be a long gun. 81ie was . tacking and Ailing about until sundown. The levenue i cutter Morris was at anchor, and was ordered by the Collector, Mr. Mallory, to go out to see what she was ; I bnt the Captain did not sea fit to do so. A number of the { inhabitants offered their services to go out in her. | At Tortugas the Perry got ashor*. whilst going out in I charge of a Pilot. Alter ten hours hard work, by pumping out MOO gallons of water, getting out boats, and ?RK I RNING, SEPTEMBER 1, [ lightening her in every war, and hawier to anchor | a?tern. the wai got afloat without any injury, much to the iatiffaction of all hands. No Name can be attached to the officers of the Brig, us the pilot had churgu of her. In a few days we will probably ?ail for I'ensacola, wliero ws expert orders to join the squadron at vera I Cruz. Our lutura destination is, of course, very un- ; , certain. We have beard nothing from the army lately. Santa Anna went to Vera Cruz, in an English steamer, a few days since. His object is not known. It is quite sickly

here now. Non-resiilenU must be careful of themselves, | in diet, Sic. [Cor. of the Mobile Herald ] u. 8. Shit PriwcetO!*. ) Off Vt?i Cauz, 14th August. 1840. j Mexico, at present, is without a government, consequently in a better state than it has been lor years. If it t could remain so there would be a natural recovery. But j a few days will see another military " Chief," (would not . rascal be a better name,) at the head of affairs, when pro> bably there will be a bombastic speech and a continuation of the war. President Paredes is deposed and said I to be in prison. Town and country have declared for ! Santa Anna,who is expected in the steamer now entering i Vera Cruz. A few minutes will tell us, as the guns of San Juan d' UUoa will welcome the man who they would have destfoyed a few months ago. It matters but little who they bavo at their head ; the head and tail must be well whipped before they will come to terms. The navy cannot net witn effect without the aid of about 9,1>00 soldiers, then we could make a clean sweep. Tha battle or battles here must be fought on shore ; their bars prevent our ships from approaching their towns. The squadron went to Alvarado a few days ago.but the current caused by the heavy rains was too strong for the boats to laud the seamen. This ship took her position, but the Cumberland and Potomac did not get within shot; in tact it was uot necessary, as the boats could not lanl. The squadron could knock the batteries of Alvarado down at any moment. Then Jack must loot it to do the rest. The vessels here ore the name as when I last wrote you, except the addition of gun boats Boneta and Petrel, and to-day the arrival of the schr. Flirt We have continuod rains, hot weather, some casos of scurvy?no fever, and general good health in the squadron. U. 8. Squadron, orr Vbra Cruz,) August l.ith, 1846. S Thfl mnvAmpnt* nf 1hn aniltilmn in th? (tull since the Princeton joined it after her last trip to Pensacola, have resulted in so little, that the reader will scarcely be repaid the trouble of peruaal; yet knowing the interest generally felt in all war operations, 1 will give a brief detail of our lute movements. The Princeton lelt Pensacola at 8 o'clock A. M., July 38th, and arrived before Vera Cruz, August 2d, having been just live days on the passage of 860 miles, and consumed 46 tons of coal. Upon her arrival the Mississippi was lying at her old anchorage inside Ureen Island, and the sloop-of-war 8t. Mary's with the brig Porpoise, were cruising oil' and blockading Vera Cruz ; these two vestels have boen constantly ou this duty ever aince. The frigates Cumberland and Potomac with the sloop Kalniouth, and the 3 gun boats, were lying at anchor about 10 miles to the southward of Vera Cruz, at a place called Point Antonia de Lizardo The Princeton ran down and anchored near the Cumberland. We now learned that on the night of the '14th ef July, the launch of the Mississippi had been capsized while cruising under sail, and a midshipman named 1'illsbury and a man had been lost; the remainder of the crew were picked up by the St Marv The Cumberland had been ashore upon u reef for 34 hnurl, and after throwing overboard the spar de:k guns and carting her water, she wan towed oil' on the 39th July by the Mississippi after si* hours pulling. The guns were reco> erod and the ship sustained no damage. 1'he Somen had been cruising down the coast, hut arrived on the 3d of August with a load of green turtle and lime*, which were distributed among the tquadron Upon the morning of August 'id. there had been a revolution at Veia Cruz, a salute of 100 guni was fired, the castle and town having declared for Santa Anna against Paredes. We have also just h?urd that the city ol Mexico has made a similar declaration, including peace with the United States. An action has been fought between the respective partisans, in which the general of Paredes was slain These are all the particulars we have bean able to learn. On the morning of the third, the Commodore transferred his flag to the Princeton, the sttnm ship was immediately got under way, stood up and pawed the blockading vessels oil' Green Island, and came to anchor inside Sacriiicios among the foreign ships. Mere we found the English frigate Endymion and baikof-war Rose ; the Spanish frigate Christino and brig Lavinia ; and tho French brig Mercure. The Commodore was immediately visited by the French, English, and Spanish Captains. After they left us, we returned to our old anchoiage, and the Commodore to his ship. On tho 4th the En 1> in ion came down and anchored near us . on the Mh she was joined by an English corvette, and on 6th by the Rose. The rumor was now rile of an attack to be made on Alvarado?a place about twenty-five miles to the southward ol us, where the Mexicans nave a brig and several gun boats. Great was the note of preparation. and on the morning ef the 7th all the squadron excepting the St. Mary and Porpoise, sailed for Alvarado ; the Princeton towing the Cumberland and the Mississippi towing the Potomac, the Falmouth and Somers having sailed tho night previous. Upon arriving at Alvarado, our force amounted to the two frigates, two steamships, one sloop, one brig and three gun-boats. A few ineffectual shots were ftreu, but none returned except from musketry upon one of the gun-bo its. We sustained no damage and inflicted none, as lar aeaSfrould learn, when night stepped further operations. The defence*of Alvarado consist of small mud fort and a few troops. The next day we itood out to ?e;t ?nd all returned to tho anchorage off Antonia de Lizai do The Knglish vessels that had followed ui down to Alvarado,returned also and anchored near u?. We have since remained quiet, with the exception of the MmM going on the 11th up to Sacriticios and bringing off come beeves and sheep which had been brought down the coast by the St. Mary's. On the evening of the 11th, a small schooner arrived from the Rio Grande and communicated with the Commodore. It is understood,though not ascertained, that she brought despatches from Gen. Taylor. The Mississippi sails to-day, for l'ensacola. Kvery thing is quiet The Knglish mail steamer arrived last evening. Movements of Mania Anna. [Krom the New Orleans Picayune, Aug. 33 J Since our last publication we have been placed in possession of intelligence from Havana, which throws more light u|>on the movement* of Hanta Anna. The letters containing them were brought hither on the P. Soul*-, to bedeliveied personally, from which cause they reached their destination only on Thursday evening last. Krom one of these letters, dated the nth instant, we make an extract:? * ' " * The slow, transient tnglish steamer Arab, is chartered to sail to-night at 11 o'clock. She clears for Sisal, and takes with her Generals Almonte, Ueaon, [we think this should he Rejon?Kds ] Santa Anna and lamily to Mexico. The Monte mma has been undergoing repairi, and was tried a few days since on a pleusure rxcursion, but was found to be completely out ol order. This letter sufficiently accounts for the non-appearance of ?anta Anna at Vera Cru/. before the Missi*?M)pi left there. We announced as far back aa the 1st insMHt, upon the arrival of the Titi, that Gen Basadre, a lormer member of Hanta Anna's Cabinet, sailed Irom Havana for 8i?al and thence to Tabasco on the Iflth of July. We entertain little doubt that his expedition was designed to nniura Ilia wav for ftanta Anna bv lirovidinff the means of speedy communication aloof the roast from Tobasco to Alvarado and Vera <-nir. and making other necessary preparationa. The latait account* we have lrom Tobasco represent that Department in that state of commotion which in Mexico precedei a revolution. The people were even in advance ol the Vera Cruzanoa, and will no doubt flock to Santa Anna'a standard, now that ao many department* have declared for him. We have leen ether letters from Havana which leave no kind ef doubt upon our minds that Santa Anna got off at the time he expected to do, the 8th of August. We hall expect to hear from him next at Vera Cruz, though we tear we may bo kept in a provoking state of suspense till the next Knglish steamer'* advice* reach u?, some three week* hence. AITalra.ln Vneatan. [From the New Orleans Picayune August 33.] We turned over lie of Yucatan paper* yesterday, of the latest date* received lrom that Peninsula They coufrm entirely the Impression which we had been led to entertain in regard to the feelings of the people of Yucatan towards Me nice and the Vnlted States No truant schoolboy oould exhibit e. more eager desire to make his peace with village p'diigngue insn Yucatan mnni tests to be received back into 'he Mexican union. There is a great deal of talking "arouud and around, about and a' out,'' but the truth is apparent through all disguises and pretext*, flaring availed herself of the weakness of tha Mexican confederacy, ahe attempted to extort some peculiar commercial privilege* from the Cential Government, anj she aucceedet^in her design. But the Central Government baa been quite too jealous of its right* to at-<iaie*ce in these grant* extorted from it* weakness, and all that Yucatan new desire* is to obtain a certain and precitn guaranty from her that Yucatan may bold in pcrpetuitv these commercial advantage*. This queation settled in its favor, the Peninaula is as thoroughly Mexican at heart a* any portion of the country, and the present display of independence is but a hollow show. Kvery paragraph we read in the papers from the Peninsula shows tbat the population sympathize with the Central Government in it* dial""?? illilifll,. I.n,..,. -f .V,- i.m.1,1 avail tlia army and navy ofthe United States would be utterly wonted in the contest going on. In the meantime Yucatan ia driving a very good trade to and from Mexican porta, and the money ahe make* ia the sole consolation iho has for standing aloof and taking no direct pert againat ua. Newi from Santa Pe. [Prom the St. Louia Republican, Aug. 34.] Several gentlemen arrived in this city on Saturday evening from New Mexico and Chihunnua. Among I them, we hear the name* of Meaara. M'Knigh', Steveni son and Aubry. They left Santa Ke on the Ifitn of July, and Mr. M'Knight left Chihnahua on the 3<l of July.? : Un the 17th, tboy reached Independence, having perioime<l the whole trip from that point and back in ninetythree daya, remaining thirty days jn Santa Ke. These . gentlemen eroded the Arkansas on the lat Oen. Heararv, with hia command, wnal then at Fort llent, and w ) to nave left on the third of Auguat for Santa Ke. It waa expected, we learn, that Oen. Kearney would enter that town about the iOth or iiii of thio month, and that no resistance would be offered, either there or at any point in the interior against which they might proceed. Business was very dull in New Mexico. The miaea were almoit deserted. It was laid that the governor had offered to the Comanche and Apache Indiana a reward of )A pei bead for all the mules and horses which they might steal from Oen. Kearney'a command They had IERA 1846. already lout eighty horaea. ten of which were found by thi* party and sent to Kort Sent. They met no Indiana, and were not inoleated from any quarter. The companies which lett in the anring paid a duty of centa per lb., or ftMa per wagon load. A largo number of trader* and government wagona, bound out, were met in the following order, a* we find it recorded in the journal of Mr. A ubry, which we were kindly permitted to copy. On the 3d Auguat, met 11 . -government wagon* at Coon Creek; 6th, met forty two Jovermnent wagons at Aili Creek; 7th, met three tin er? wagons hound for Taos, at Big Cow Creek, anil twenty government Wagon* at Small Cow Creek; al?o, two belonging to trader* whose name* were not kuown; 8th, met Magoffin's party at Turkey creek; 9th, Armijo's wagon* at Lost Spring; 10th, met 31 government wagon* at Diamond Springs; an<l on the 1 Ith 30 more at Council Grove; on tho same day, met twenty wagons belonging to Mexican traders, at Bean creek; lJtli, met Algeur with twenty wagons at Turtle creek; 13tb, met tlx wagon* belonging to trader*, bound for the mountains in New Mexico; also seven tra :ert' wagon* at creok No. 110. | On the aame day, met at Adams' grove the company of > volunteer* from I'lutte and Monroe counties; llth, met ' the Boone county company at Hickory Toint, and on the amo day, met Gentry with forty-five wagon*, at Black Jack. There were some reports at Chihuahua ami Santa Ke, 1 of the march of inconsiderable force* of military, to- ! ward* di/ferent points, but no serious opposition waa expected to the entrance of Gen. Weol'a command at Chi- i nuahua.of which they had heard, or that of Gen. Kearney, at Santa Ke. Plenty of grass and water were found on the route between Santa ku and Independence, but it was exceedingly queitionable whether subsistence could be obtaiued for Geo Kearney's command, in New Mexico. It is believed that the urmy must depend altogether for subsistence on suppliM from the United States. We laarn from the officers of the steamer Balloon, which arrived on Saturday, that another large body of Mormons, estimated at from four to six thousand in num. ber, had arrived at Council Bluffs, and were eucamped there and in that vicinity. A part of them were to proceed to Bellview, but the most ef them expected to pass the winter at the Bluffs and in tho Indian purchase, on the opposite side of the river, where thev have extensive tiacta under cultivation. They say that they have sufficient provisiens to last them for Alteon months, but will have to provide clothing and other articles necessary to their comfort duiing their jottrney, befoie they leave thh ettlement*. Hnllftnn ftn Ii?p vsitiim u?q? at Fftrt T .nnvanarnt'lli <>B the 18th Col. Price, with his regiment, and Lieut. Willock, with his extra battalion, hail left the Tort the day before, leaving two companies which were to aet out on the evening of the 18th. Samta Fr., July 17, 1816. Santa Fe in in a state of great excitement, on account of tho expected approach of Gen Kearney'? trooi s. There is a special session of the Council to-morrow, but 1 think there will be no resistance made to his taking possession. All business is suspended, although the town appears lively, and many |>eople are here from the country to lea-n the result of the proceedings of the Assembly.? They have only four hundred and fifty soldiers in this place ?one thousand are on tlieir way from the lower country, and they say they can raise 15,000 in ten days? but nrobahly not mor>- than one fourth would lie aimed. Tne Indians are vei) anno}ing? the Apaches stole thirty -four mules and one horse fiomme.and six mules and one horte from Mr. <osper, while we weie on our way from the Puebla Fort on the Aikansas. In retaking the animals, one of our men was shot in the head by the Indians, but he Will reecvor fiom the wound. Mr. Waters, who has just arrived from Cali fornia. reports the Indians as being very bad on the road. The Canutes would kill as high as six to eight of their horses of a night, notwithstanding there w-ts a itroug guard; but the Indians wero in a starving condition, and his company suffered for want of water. They liveil on horse meat alone for two months. Mr. Waters says the^ have had no rain in California for near three years, ?na laeir IIUCK WUI u; IIIK Ul mm > nuun. iu0aiiinii.Bii people were anxious to leave the country. He speaks very discouragiugly of < alitorni.i, and says the company which hai.iuat left thw place from Napoleon, Arkansas, muit suffer vary much before they reach their dettinatiou. The custom-house officers are the same here as they were last year. Only one lot of goods has been seized this year?about $3000 worth of tobacco, which was brought in last year. Norris Colbur*. Intelligence from Canada. Our latest advices from Montreal, are of the 29th; Quebec, the 27th ; Kingston, the26th ; and Hamilton, the 28th inst. The Montreal Herald of the 28th, gives the following summary of intelligence :? Wo have little chango to report in the aspect of political affairs since the last mail. It appears that an oilier has been made to the heads of the trench Canadian party, to place at their disposal three seats in tho Executive Council, and that the overture was immediately rejected, ho that things remain in the same condition as before. I The Hon. Mr. Justice Holland, the Senior Puisne Judge, is said to have returned hia office?or rather, it is said, that hii resignation liai been accented, for it wai tendered many month) ago, on the ground of the great labor thrown upon the Puime Judges by the illness of the chief. We believe, that the retirement of this gentleman will be universally regarded aa a severe lots to the public. Ha was considered by the bar us somewhat too hrutqur in his manner, but the highest opinion wan entertained of hia learning, talent* anil integrity. The American drawback bill, and the reduction of the protection afforded to Canadian produce is already felt here?and many of our merchants are preparing to oa tablish themselves at New York. On the other hand, some of the beat informed persons amongst us entertain the moat sanguine hopes of benefit from the change in the British commercial policy. These persons believe, that our advantages under the old regime were morn than countei balanced by the restrictions imposed upon us, and they desire nothing more than to have tho free trade policy fairly carried out, so that we may have our share of the profit. Meetings have already been held by the Montreal Board of Trade, and jointly by the Toronto Board of Trade and Agiicultural Society, at which the repeal of the imperial differential duties, the repeal of the 3s. frontier duty on American wheat?the modification of the British Navigation Laws, and the opening of the St. Lawrence, have neen dwolt upon as essentially necessary to the prosperity of the country. It will be | remarked, that all these measures, except the second, are purely imperial ones, una mere is uu <iuu?> m? ?v- i tive means will he speedily used to bring them under the notice of the British government. Our people have vigorously exerted themselves, alio, to lessen our difficulties by the promotion of the Railway from thiicity to Portland. Two-thirds of the Htock has heen already taken up, and tendeis are advertised for, for constructing the first thirty milos of the road. When the news tnat the work wai to be begun reached the Kastern townships, it was speedily circulated through the district ,by extras issued lrom the office of the Sktrkrooke Oateltf, and.an extempory jubilee was got up. A mail has neon advertised from Montreal to the Sault Ste. Marie, a long way on the road to Oregon. This ia intended in a great measure for the benefit of the parties now actively employed in organizing mining works on Lake Superior. A considerable sum has been subscribed for the suffer ers at Laprmirie, and the neighboring Parish of 8t. John* ha* called upon the Quebec Committee to return whatever proportion of the balance which the latter body has in hand, may be presumed to have arisen from the St. John'a subscription, it being underitood that all the real sufferers at Quebec, havo long been relieved. The Quebeckeri have declined. A painful excitement has been produced by the murder of a man named Leonard, in open day, at the Montreal race*. There ii too much reason to believe, that this occurrence arose from party feeling, and it? ss usual?gave rise to other acts of violence, which have kept the city since in a state of alarm and uneasineaa ? The jury have returned a verdict of wilful murder against five men by name, and ether person* unknown, and have made a presentment accusing the magistrate* of gross neglect of duty, for neglecting proper means of keeping the peace?a censure which these gentlemen well dereive. Two men have been arrested. The crop* are generally very good, but it i* feared there will ke r recurrence of the iiotstoe disease. An emigrant ves?ol has Ja*t arrived from Ireland in a most horrible state of diseuec. filth and destitution. The < ustom House authorities nt Ki'luln seems to be serioiuly implicated [From the Quebec Mercury, Aug 27 ] We have up to this moment refrained from noticing the fact of " a run " on the City Dank having taken place from a feeling that has since been justified; namely, that the good henae of the community would wuik the proper reaction, without exhottation or explanation fiom the pre**. This absurd run commenced on Monday, on which day it prevailed hut to a limited extent. On Tuesday the I i.ni ttmftv wall haseirnd l>v nartie* seckinz the re w ============ ' '*! LD. Price Two Cent*. lateit on dit ii that Mr. Caron ii to hold the joint office* of President of the executive and lej(i?lative councils, that pojt hereafter to be moveable with every change of ministry ; Mr Black to be Attorney (ieneral fer < ana<la Ka*t, and Mr. Morin Provincial Secretary. [From the Montreal Herald, Aug. 29. J The Hon. Mr. Pakenham, our AmbafsaJor at Washington, anil llie Hon Mr. Tonaonby, are iiow in thiacity. [From the Montreal Gazette, Aug. 28 ] The harvest in the Dmrict of Montreal ia now very generally got in ou both sides of theMt Lawrence, and from both we hear similar account!. It will, on th* whole, be a full average, though the result, when thraahed out. will bo by no means so heavy aa was anticipated Irom the Uulk. the grain being ahrivelled, and im> perfectly filled from the long draught. The quantity of straw ta unusually great, and the habitant, having Ailed their barns, are generally compelled to make an awkward attempt at the process, unuiual in thia climate, of constructing stacks It in to be hoped that they will make the beat use of their atraw by converting it into manura for next year'a crop. [From the Montreal Pilot, Aug. 20.] We are at laat informed, on the authority of the demiofflcial Gaztttf that Karl Cathcart's lemoval has been determined on. We announced the fact aome ten day'a aihce. Karl Cathcart had aa tine an opportunity at any man could have had, of becoming a popular, and aa h? himself laid, a "permanent" Governor. He choaa not to avail himself of it, und we cannot therefore regret hi* departure We presume that we ahall hear th# name of hii successor by the next packet, although it depends in aome measure un the state of the public business be lore Parliament The city council of Kingston, Canada, have pasted some laws equal to the blue laws of Connecticut. The license for a billiard table is $100 a year?the parae must uot be played after 10 P. M., and no wine or spirits of any sort to be sold or drank on the premises. Movements of Travellers*. The arrivals yesterday were inconsiderable, compared with the magnitude of returns we have previously recorded from the registries of tho principal hotels. The fnllor.'imr embraces nearly the whole of each :? Amkhioan?M. L. Spalding, Charles Allev, Boston ; L. Dupre, Georgia ; J OelPorne, U. 8. N.; H. Ludlow, Cler-. mont ; Mr. vt'atkins, < anaja , C White, Virginia ; O Logan U. 8. Navy ; W. Fariss, Alabama; J. Whitmarah New Orleans; J. Davit, Natchez; Joseph Creighton, Lower Canada ; C. Uumai, New York. Aaroa.?Major Searlas, U. S A. ; J. Been, Gaorgia; J. Steele, New Orleans; (ien Cunningham, F. Harm, Maryland; 11. Kranes, Philadelphia ; W. Eustis, Boiton ; 8 F rater, Jamaica ; Y. Codmun, Baltimore ; T. 8mith, Litchford ; Maj. Harris, J. Hubert, Connecticut ; J. Chambers, K Bryce, J Snowdan, Columbfc; D Unftin, Connecticut ; L. Moony, South Caiolioa ; Major Lively, Philadelphia ; M. A bell, Albany ; J. Bush, Buffalo ; VV Kennedy, H Brown, Washington; C Koth, Philadelphia; Major Harris, Cincinnati; Dr Kdliston, Louisville, ky CiTT ?W Sargent, 8 Harrison, 8. Austin, J. Davis, T Richardson, M Fox, F.d Kyre, Philadelphia , H Fishkill. Norfolk ; J Hart, J. Thurmad, Utlra ; J. Averill, Ogiienxhttrgh ; N. Benford, Richmond ; Col Lymingtou, Washington ; A Gibson, Virginia , H. Kllis, Columbia ; M Pope. Mobile; M. Israel, Trenton. Fhamii.<n ?J. Laary, Troy ; 8. Middlehrook, Connecticut ; Charles Jonex. John Dillon. Jamaica, W India* ; T. Plienix, Mar) land; L Haines, Philad'a; W Wade, Bridgeport ; W. Hubbell, J Tucker, Georgia ; R. Johnston, Westchester County ; W. Tompkins. K. Krvin, Albany ; A Mathews, Poughkee^isie ; K Springe, W Robinson, Washington; A. Morris, Pittsburgh Howamo.?F Danger, St Louis; A. Fulborne. Phil ad.; H Ruggles, Union College ; K. K oc lie, Baltimore j H Gardner, Oxford ; N. < atxkill, Charleston; Van8turtt, Albany ; W. Waterman, Montreal ; C Fabra, N.Bedlord; J Parker, Mount Vernon; D. Conard, Vermont ; W. GrilHn, O. Weed, Albany ; T. Miller, Quebec ; Col Jno. J Howard, Vermont; K. McDonald, Toronto; J. Whiting, Utica ; W. Haslett, Ohio ; B. Fly an, Pennsylvania. Political Intelligence. The first of the annual elections in New England take* place in Vermont to-day. The nominations are as lot lows fV Aig. XJemvvv ui# Governor, Horace Eaton, John Smith. Lieut Governor, Leonard Sargent, T U Kanaou. Congress, Ut Dist. William Heniy, Jona. T. Bradley, 2d " Jacob Colmer, Hugh H. Henry, * 3d " George P. Marsh, HomerE.Hubbell " 4th" Geo. 11. Chandler. Lucius B. Peck. The Columbia Carolinian of Wednesaay last laya:? " In consequence of hi* physical prostration, it ia now understood Mr. M'Duffle will vacate hit aeat in the Senate of the United States." SOLAR. AND LARD LAMPS. GIRANDOLES AND TEA TRAYS. THE Subscriber has just received a large and splendid assor'ment <>t Solar Lamps, Hall Lauthorns and Girando'es, rnntniuing from two to twelve lights of splendid finish j alio, fur churches and hotels, a large assortment of Chandeliers and suspending Solar lamps. Kor s?le at reduced prices. JOHN W. MORGAN, mtS'l 1k>* ir.r- \M Fulton street, N. Y. W ATCHE8 '.?WATCHES AND JEWELRV.?Thoae who wish to purchase Gold or Silver Watches, Gold Chains. Gold Pencils, Keys, he., will find it greatly- to their advantige to call on the subscriber. who is selling all descriptions of the above at retail, much lower thau any other house in the city. Gold Watches us low as (20 and $2) each. Watches and Jewelry eichanged ur bought. All watcuea warranted to keep go>,d time, or the money refunded. O. C. ALLEN, Importer of Watches and Jewelry. Wholesale and retail, 41 Wall street, anlS1m*me op stain. TRAVELLING TRUNKS, *c. JOHN CA ITNACH, Trunk Manufacturer, No. 1 Wall stre< t, cumer ?.f Broadway, has low on baud ai d constantly making, a good assortment ol Trunks, Valises, Carpet B tga, and Satchels,wholesale and retail Alai, a superior article of sole leatlier Trunks, snitable fo> American or European Travel, and Portmanteaus for the French Mailt Poite. Orders lor the West Indies, Sooth America, lie., tilled with despatch. au26 1m*r WJINiAJW BHMIt UC,rvi, No. 7 8PRUCE STREET KITAB1.IIHKD in 1*40. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL. GHADK8 of all descriptions, kinds and iitn, JO per MBf IJ cheaper than can be bought at any other place. Trimming at manufacturer*'pricea. Signs, Bannera, and Interior Decoraiiona done in a style not to be surpassed BARTOL k ORMSBEK, auZT i rn ?r M'uft'W*'' and ii?i"in?n BATCHELOR'S HAIR DYE. A LIQUID COLORING FOR THE HAIR, WHI#KKHS, he.?In claim* to patronage will at once be asderstood by thoar who hare naed or sold the premrationa offered for dying the hair. Ita application la aimple. it* effect certain ; hriug emphatically a perfect hair dye, without dr* atroymg the elaaticity or health of the hair. To fancy storekeepers, druggiata, tic., it will be found a moat desirable article, a* tliey ran with confidence, recommend it to their customer*, and not be troubled with complaint* ol its dying the akin or linen. It will not rub off the Imr, and constant washing only improve* it* appearance. The color i* permanent and perfectly uniform, entirely tree from tho*e unnatural tint*, varying from the faded green to the royal purple, produced by the ordinary hair dye*. In proof of it* efficacy the inventor * prepared to apply the dye to whiakers, or a portion of the hair, without charge, to thoae wishing to purchase, if it provea aatiafactory ; for which purpose he has private rooma. Prepared only and sold wholeaale and retail by WM. BATCHELOR. No. 2 Wall atreet, near Broadway. Price pi, double size $1 10. <'ej>y the sddreaa. Sole agent in Wask inicton <'ity, J. ri. Minns, renn. nrcmic. ium in ? r.. if. k. o ai u M, IMPORTER OK IMITATION FRECIOUB STONES, VENETIAN AND BOHEMIAN BEADS, TURUIJOIBKS, OaHNETB, OLAiS DROPS, fcc. Icc. ant lm*rTC fi? S D*r inrtt, Niw T#ii. FAMILIES GOlNU TO AND ARRIVING FROM THE COUNTRY. LADIES OR OENTLEMEN haring nMtllgnHfWl to diapoae of, such u Wearing Apparel, Furniture, can obMin a fair caah price for the una, by tending lor lb* mbacriber, throafh the Poat Office, or otherwiae, who wul attend at their residence*. J. LEVENBTYN, 466 Broadway, ?p itain. Ladiea can be attended to by Mr*. J. LEVENBTYN. aal Im rrr FALL AND WINTER QOODS FOR MEN'S W EAR KNOEPFEL, GREGORY AND FOOTE, No. 39 John afreet, Up Stairt, HAVE now in ator%aud will be couetantly receiving New and De?iral>le (jhnda, adapted to Men'a Wear, to which the* would IIIw te tt e attention of MER< RANT TAILORS and PUR" H\HEHH generally. ' LilTHH-Omnn, V'renchud Engliah ol the beat fabric*, uperior fimah md foil widtha. i ASn! .IKIt* AND DOEHKINB?1-4 and 6-4, black aad f*rc>, newent and moat deairable itylea VEST INOH?E*tr? rich, black and fancy, Bilk, Sanaa, figured and ii'ain. '"rtred iliapea, Itc. VELVET VEST!NOB?In itnpea, plaid figure*,ke., the richeit imported. CLOaKI NOi-Pls-d and ahaded itripe TRIMMINOB?Bergm, aileaiaa, cauraaa padding, button*, tnuilina, ailk twiat, reread, fcc kc Pnrchaaera will fed it greatly to their advantage U? * amine oar atock befare making their telectioea. an 19 Itn'rc tUTCHEN RANGES. HOLMES' TWO OVEN KITCHEN RANOE8 ' THE I'roprietora are now prepared to farniah Holme* raiojea to the trade,or aet them op (or nnrate familin* at boarding house*, having pnrchaaed the right from the patentee to mnnnlacture and aell them Our eip-rieuee in manufaet?? iUK and "filing Kitcheu Kangei, in tnis cut, lor tne pan fern, wirrAiiU ai in uierliai that Holmfi Hange cannot be sarpaaaed for econnmr. ?*tnii?iic?. and durability. Ther lire warranted to perform the purposes for which rhey ?re jmrchased, and irnot ther will be removed Tree of any etpenae to the purchaser. Namerous references caii be given toueraona wishing to purchase. The pneea range from !i to 44 d..lara The proprietors are constantly manufacturing and are wall supplied with parlor, office, and bed-room tiRATES, of the newest patterns. Also? TIN WARE, bright, plana and Jammed. They have iumii at all times ready to set Ranges, (rates, and boilers? alW..moheyehim..r.c-^A; .of.;.bnoLrk ^ anil 'm#* ** Naeeae arreet. I ~ HARE CHANCE. A number OK auk.nth WANTED to undertake the sale of s new and useful patented article, which can be sold to erery family in the Union. To men of respectable I characters, ? guarantee ol tMU per annum will be given To present competition each agent will have a district "scared I to him. Apply to H. KRENCH, Wl Broadway, np stairs Letters inuit be postpaid in order to receive attention. au2l itn'm ~~ TO THK I'UBLia THE Dr. HEINE, whose nam* has frequently appeared in the newspapers, is not Dr. SOLO.MON HEINE, of No. 1ST7 < hamlieis street. This la (o prevent mistakes in the minds of the public Dr. Solomon Heine being our family physician, we, the undersigned,' have taken the liberty to nare thia inserted. CHAhL.ES WIUHT DAVIS HARRISON JOHN ELVOORT SIMON HOPKINS I auU im#n<: dcinption in S|K?ci?! of the note* of tl.e bank ; to-day the panic has entirely subsided, "?n<l the gentlemen ot the institution are relieved from all hut tho ordinary importu nities attendant upon their calling. It ii at thin prenent moment difficult to trace the origin of this affair, which might, in it* many ramification*, have proven of serious eninarra^sment to the mercantile community generally. | It ia, however, believed to have been caused by misupj prehension rather than malice. That no foundation ex| mted for the alarm, has since been more than established. ! It is said that an individual drew a check upon the Bank, which when presented was met with the reply of " no | funds " The holder of the check went to the drawer, i and stated hii disappointment, when (as we are informed) he was told not to be anxious, '* it would tie all right in a few dava." Thia explanation was by the public applied to the institution and not to the individual, who, we are informed, had no intention of injuring the Bank when making thia unfortunate remark. Like wild-flre the story spread, and the consequence we have stated. No proceeding could have been less unfounded. The Montreal press, generally, ii silently on the subject I of Lord Cathcart'i recall. Ine Couritr, of yesterday, ! however, says?"A gentleman in town received a letter ? ??i |nail, fiom a friend in London, in whlcn it ra t . . l thare waa a current rumor in the city that Lord John Ruikall had tiacd on hi* own brother, tho i u 0 ?e<|forJ. w the individual to be honored with the high appointment of Governor General ?l Canada.? 1 ha present Imke of Bedford, when Mai quia ol Tavistock, wax a Highly di4tir.guished member of tiie whig party, and aat loryeara In tna British Parliament. lie 1a a man of enormoua wealth, hia income being not far i abort of two hundred thousand pnunda a year, ami thia ia the only thing that makes us doubt whether a man in hia poaition would come to thia diatant dependency of thn empire. Report in town to-day aaya Lord I utlicart> auite are selling oft Ihelr fuinitura, he." 1 here aie various icporta of miniaterial changes, hut nona up>n which full dependence can he placen J'he J

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