Newspaper of The New York Herald, October 1, 1846, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated October 1, 1846 Page 2
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.1 I I HI I. I Alter'* stagnant mukot, tu? buaiDMS ot the menent e'tei>. >n cioaed with the following quotations ConiuU for money clo?*d at So to 'j, and for the Account Jf','' to '* ; Bank Stock, 210 to 911; Three per Cot - I'e laced. 9til4' to ; Three undu-Quarter per t'enti, 9S.'? to ^ ; Long Annuities 10 7 16 ; and Kxehequer Bill* lie. to ]3s pm. In the foreign market* great agitation he* taken place in the Pe .?s.iUr Securities; in I'ortuguese Bond* a very hratj ull having taken place, in consequence of the ar rival of the project ot tl.e Finance Miniater, bv which a decimr.tion ot tw-nty per cent, ha* been deliberately announced to be levied on the foreign debt in order to make up the deficiency of the revenue of tlio year. '1 hi* announcement haa spread ron?ternation amongst the bondholders. Some fluctuations hnve taken place in Spinikh Bonds, in consequence of the announcement of the intended marriage ot the Queen, a circumstance much discussed amongst the bondholders, with however a slender connection w ith the future liuanre* of Spain. Mexican stock, upon the rapid iise of which wo commented in our last paper, ha* not been maintained. Mexican bond* gradually declined in value to 2 V1, for money, and 2-">l? to 24*4 f?r 'he account : and if bargain* were pressed, it is evident that the market would further give way. The maiket for the whole of the foreign securities ha* lieen very dull, an I closed at the following price* : ?Brazilian wi< but done at 89', ; Buenos Ayre* for the account. 43h? ; Chilian, 101 ; the Deferred, 44 ; Lrtisdor, 3] ; Granada, J1 \ ; Dutch Two anl a half per Cent* , 49'j, for Money, and 59\ for the Account. mm ...? Certificates. 94.'a Spanish Five per Lenta, for the Account wero done at -47, the Three per Lenta , for Money and the Account, 381.,; Portuguese Kour per Centa were marked at 43 foi Money, and 42'< and 42 \? for the Account; Mexican for Money were done ut 25*,. and for the Account 2 > , .in t j. tlie bargains In Venezuela were at 43 There witi ? little speculative buying in tho Railway Shave market at the beginning of tho week, but it has'doclincd, and the market ia now steady. Lurrpool Cottots Market, Friday evening. Sept. 11. ?Without any of the great spirit in the market which vu manifested throughout the laat week having been shown during the present, there hna still been a auliicient)y good demand (laJy to keep prices steady ; and though occasionally some lower purchases may have been ef fected, yet these have been the exception, and it ia clear that cotton is in this peculiar position that uny drawback to advance which may arise lor the moment from deficioncy in tho wheat crop, or the failure of the potato crop, can only retard and not prevent ultimate improvement in prices. The whole appearance of the markot ia moat favorable, and confidence rather increases than diminiebes. No change in Brazils, F.gyptians or Surats, but tho latter iu good request. The sales this wee*, ?with 7.000 bales to-day, and a steady market,-) amount to 44,410 begs, including 6,600 American, 600 Egyptian, and l,A00 Surut on speculation, end 2.0LW American, 100 Poruam, 60 Maceio. 30 Smyrna, aud 1,240 Hursts for export. The quotations, according to the standard now adopted hy the Brokers' Association, are, fair Uplands Oi^d, fair Mobiles 6i%d, and fair Orleans 6?t'd per lb. Tke import of tho week is 28,099 bales. L'iWdoi* Coats (CicMAtsoK ? Friday, Sept 10?At this day's market, buyers of wheat again came forward with 1 :? . At - *;uril. Tllltl I'lU'l 4" HI Ol l?-| I|UHI1CI IHIHWI ?'JTi.uv> iv. English, and lully ihn freo oil noard, and a Rood extent of business ?ra? clone in free toieigu, at an improvement of la to 4? per quarter. There is scarcely any bonded here, the lute Belgium and French demand having clearthe market. Few samples of malting barley were exhibited |or sale, not enough to quote any change in value-, grinding the turn dearer. Wo are only shortly supplied with oct* this week There is less activity in the de mind, hut holders dimly insisted on Monday's currency. Egyptian beans Is to -Is higher, both hete and for floating cargoes Teas, malt, and rye, held lor more money. Flour is dearer. Buyers ol Gstat's Indian coru at 40s < coat freight and insurance, and but little ofl'eiing LirKaeooi Coats Eichakie, Friday, Sept 11?At our market this morning, a lew thousand bushels of foreign Wheat wars taken for Irish account, but having a slen der attendan-e of town and country millera, the demand fo" consumption was limited ; yet, for all descriptions of this gra;u sellers were Arm, and our last prices, therefore. reuiaiu unvaried The centers! runs of Irish Flour, although in slow request,maintained late prices,aud prime marks ol new were held on rather higher taims; w hilst Cauadian and States, duty paid, moved less freely than balore, and merely sustained their previous value ; superior Western brands, in bonds howevor, continued to meet a good inquiry, and several* thousand barrels changed hands at -d?s. to 28s, the trade closing at about 27?. (W. per barrel. Barley, Malt. Beans, and Tease, upon a moderately fair demand, supported the full latcslast noted. Indiau Corn, exciting much less attention to-day than heretofore, barely upheld its previous value. Oats from actual scai city,were 2d to 3d per bushel dearer again to-Uay ;and oatmeal was iu steady request at former prices. Lomrors Markets, Sept. 11.?The market fur colonial nreduce having been freely supplied since the sailing of th* In?t *t? ainer, a decline in the value of nearly every article tree taken place, although the demand l>y private contract baa been good and the article* aubmitled to public competition nearly all finding buyer* , the fall in price* i* yet qpore apparent in sugar and rofl'ee, raid lor Kice quotations are not *o high a* they were on tbi* day week. The export order* executed have not keen of much moment, but iu the value of article* suited for .hat purpose we have little varia tion to record, a* they are not brought freely to market. Foreign sugar ii however to be obtained on lower terms. .Article* used in manufacturing purpose* are in brisker demand, and for cotton better prices are obtainable, vtulst quotation* are in nearly every other cane sustained. For Iirii'.h lio.i the demand has been active, especially for bar, end price* er? looking very firm. The arri vols of produce have been of little moment for several days pait, but large arrivals are near at hand, and the public ?slns announced to take place are of conse<1 Mil...,.mi will much test prices. Ashes-A public sale of j narrela C anada, held since our last report, there wgs good spirit, and ttir whole sold at full rates?Pearl at 21s to 0second 23s, first sort Pot 29s 6d to 23s, second 19* ft.; . .'0*. and third 14* fid to lAs 9d. 102 barrel* United t .?? IVts sold at lower rates tit at sort 21s tid to 23?, 2d 2tis to 2t' 3d. 3,1 las 9d to ID* 3d.and inferior Ids 6d to 18a. > ' ll 9'oret?Turpentine: For Spirits the demand has rather increased, and a* the drawer* have little on hand, prices are a trifle firmer, sales in puncheon* being made at 41s fid. In rough no transactions have taken place, bnt sellers arc firm, and demand 9s 3d to 9a 6d per cwt.? Tar?The market is still hare of a supply, and for the small retail lots of Stockholm disposed of this week, the dealer* have been compelled to pay the advanced rates of 17s to 17s fid, and now there are few sellers tinder 17s Ad to 18*. Archangel is wanted, and 18* fid readily paid, bnt not inurn offering. 1615 barrels, 170 half hbls have arrived.and further arrival* are daily expected. Provisions?Irish Cutter h i* been firm since last itoort and a further advance has taken place in price; with Kngliah the market hat been well supplied, but prices are 4s to br per cwt. higher. The market for all description* of Ba.on hat been quite at active as last week, and there being only a small quantity on offer, buyers hare been compelled to pay tuff" rates: holders are very drsn as there is little here, and very little expect- ! ed for tome time. Bale and tierce middles continue ery scarce, and for the few parcels disposed of. the buyers have been cotn;*l!ed to pay the rates asked by the holders. Prime sr til Irish bams are of brisk sale, and at ery high rates, but tor the inferior and Heavily tainted sorts, sales could only be made at very low prices? i-naie small 78s to bis, and other qualities 70s to 76s. Westphalia* bare been taken with treeJom at 63s to 65s, which it again dearer Irish BladderSd Lard has been in good request, ?*?d the stock being small, and in tow : Land*, suffer rates hare been paid. Kegs are in in created request, nod prices have risen to ft6s to 60s. j .meriv-Kn has been taken to a large extent, and now the market >* nearly e'cared home very fine i* reported to hare been taken for refining at 61? ; kegs .are quoted at 40a to 43*, and barrel* 33* to 4e>i per cwt. Barrelled Irish Beef and Pork I are in good request, and a* the stock is by no means I large, price* are looking up. American provision* have I \t, oocn in great request, and for beef an advsnoe f amy on * per tierce has been paid, large sale* been made '. for consumption in Ireland, a new m<l unexpected demand, bidding last to become an Immense trade shortly. licmlR ctffcunue* steady and extansive, and the rates paid have been equal to those last quoted. 4 leaned has me* with ready purchasers?Carolina at 34s to 40t, and P?tn? rU to 25* per cwt. At public sale during use week 136 qrs common Paddy brought 9* to 10s fid. Tallow?The market ha* a firm appearance for Knssian, and the trade is still Inclined to increase their stocks: on the spot, large sales have been made and 43s fi I paid for new Pktersburrh \ eliow Candle of first quality, 43s per cwt for old. and there are not free sellers therett. her forward delivery a good business has been transacted, and 43a to 43s fid given for the last three months of the roar for new. Home made ha* been largely dealt in at 41* to 41* fid net. ca*h, but there i* still a plentiful supply. All other kinds are wanted, and brought stifler rate*. Lirracout MaaKiTS, Sept lltb.? 4shes?Montreal has advanced to 34s, which price has been obtained lor some of the new import*.?Pearl, alio, has advanced fid to Is. per cwt. Iron?The demand for all descriptions of manufactured contiuues good, and prices are improving The makers all appear well off fot orders. Present prices in Liverpool are. for merchant bar* ?9 6s, British bars X10 16s, sheet* ?13, hoops ?10 lfis to ?11, rod* ?9 16s per ton. In Scotch pigs there is not much doing, and price* are drooping? 75 shillings per ton iu Glasgow, and 89s fid in Li- ' verpool for miaed numbers i? the preieut quotation ? Naval Storm ?Turpentine continues in good demand. 1-500 barrels have been sold at 9s to 9s 3d per cwt fi00 barrels American Kosin sold at 3s. Tar without alterafifln in nrtPn htlt lOkrea a.vx/4 . % .1-?_ i > ?? -- r*?< --- ?? " ? ruTimon?? > American ?During tba week which hat elapsed unca our laat circular, wa hare vary littla change to notica in our produce market sere in corn. The weather hat continued extremely tine and favorable, and the laat rem riant* ol the harveat have heen lately lec.uredand houaed; but the confirmed loaa of the potato crop, with the heavy and iteady consumption of all kindi of rood have cauaed n considerable advance in price, and large quantities have changed handa on ^speculation at tha following prices: Western Canal flour, 38i, in bond, 80, to 31* duty paid ; Indian corn, 41a to 44a per quarter; Wheat nlao ia Js per quarter dearer, and Indian meal ha* realiaed 94* to all per barrel. The arrivali ere large, and all the account* from tba State* lead u* to expect vait luppliei irom thence,at price* which will he remunerative to shippers We must confeea we would look at tine rapid rue with great caution, and adviae prudence to all shippers in trusting to t ieia price*, aa the change* on both side* of the Atlantic have prepared new source* to supply our wonts, which no doubt will be large, hut which the abundance of the United Statea can tally supply Beef sod Pork continue in steady demand, without alteration in value ilood ( heuse scarce, and wanted Lard hae firthar advanced I to is, and we have considerable enquiry for Liuseed ( eke from ?7 10s to ?? 10s per ton In otnui* nuclei of produce there arc no variations In prica requiring particular notice. Money is plentiful, and discount* readily obtained from 3 to 3% per cent. ?Knur thousand bags Bcnsal has changed handa l*r cergo, and las tid to If* |ier cwt. for middling 1 7 ii two huu.lrod tiarc, s Carolina sold at 30s, in bond. , l allow. Sui., is more inquired for, and 400 to MX) cask* 1 - C. were sold in the early part of the |W^ -:. Vrtncipally to arrive; 43s 61 isiiow the ; wl i? ,K' """l! MU" ><?ve bean made thereat, Last India, realised til L J?' ? m ?!? American at 41. 6d to Ua p?i cwt. ft*) brls tnd 700 kcir. rtf am.e,^n i *,a iouml eager buyers at to, sd to 4 fid cwt xo,,?oro 1 The snus .inre the 31at ult. are ?t.?V,t ioo hhd* con kisung oi Virginia aad Western Strip,, part taken for Ireland and by tha trade The demand iionlVmodErim far all kinde. In prica. w. quoU the isndswyj# still downwards wiUi avarv losorlptto*. ^ Hint Maitti. Sept 7 ? Cotton* ? Since the snivel of the account* which reached u? at tha clow oi our preceding report, by the Hibemla s'eainer.via Kugland, our market ha* worn a very aniniatoJ uspect. The ceoviction generally entertained that the import* of Cotton from the United S.atei will not materially I dd to our stock* for no me 1 .p.a of time, ha* led to a revival in busineaa, an I been productive of great activity in the transaction*. Tlio buy ing ha* been daily to a good extent, and utmost exclusively for oeusumption ; price* have alio undergone an improvement, and the attention of dealer* being chiefly directed to middling doacriptiona, these from their scarcity, have advanced fa. whilst other qualities have improved only f i on previous quotation*, ex- 1 repting, however. *ii|>erior grade*, which remain with out change. The ojmration* of upeculatori have not been ol sufficient importance to contribute to the amendment < that ha* taken place, for although our stock on hand ia very moderate, the present comparative high prices, and the Arm attitude of holders, deter them from launching into extensive purchases. We were without any advices from the United States posterior to those received by the llibernnt. The packet ahipa Argo and Baltimore have since arrived ; the account* by them were prior to thoie i ulieady in our imsaeision ; but at the moment of our going to press, we received the despatches of the Great Western steamer of the '10th ult. SALES EFFECTED. f. c. f. c. til SI Bales New Orleans 61 0 to 84 0 2174 " Mobile 65 0 " SO 0 1956 " Upland 65 0 " 80 0 302 " Sea Island 140 0 " 450 0 i 40 " St. Domingo \. 0 0 " 67 50 20 " Pernambuco 0 0 "100 0 47 " Guadeloupe 95 0 " 95 50 i on < 0 0 " 92 50 | 10.716 Bales. Ashes? The activity which we noticed in our previoui report ha* been succeeded by a very ilack demand, with rattier lea* Clonics* in price*. The sale* effected were only 58 libls Ametican Potash, first brand*, at f 34 75 down to f34 50, at which latter quotation* there are more seller* than buyer*. Nothing ha* been done in l'enilash, which i* worth f 36 50 per 61 kil, duty (f 8 *35) paid. The ilaltimoro and Argo, from New Voik, came in with two hundred and ninety-six bbl* Pot*. Drugs and dye*.?A sale of 050 bags Nitrate of *oda took place at f 18 60 per 50 kil, iu bond, and 38 cask* Philadelphia Quercitron Bark were disposed of at f 15 50, duty paid. We hare received 87 packages Bees Wax Irom New Vork and St. Domingo. Hides.? I- mm the tenor of the last account* received from La Plata, some shipment* of Hides may shortly be expected to come forward ; our market has, therefore, been very dull since last report, only 1300 Buenos Ayrcs, dry, having been sold at 75>{ c, and 400 New Vork, wet suited, at 3% c. per half kit. duty paid. Rice.?Our stock of Carolina being quite exhausted, the sales consist of lots in second hands, amounting to 250 tierces at f 31 13>i to 39 per 50 kil, duty (f 1 1 37i<) paid Some speculation hat taken place in East India, and 176 tons, to arrive, found purchasers at f 26 to 26 for home use. We have received 60 tierces from New1 Vork ex Argo. Tallow.?There has been a good enqui! ry for Tallow at an advance on previous rates, the salos consisting ot 130 casks Russia yellow, partly to arrive, at f 61 60 to 62 60, and 150 casks New Vork at f 63 to 63 50 per 60 kil, duty paid. A lot of 91 bbls American Lard found buyers at f 68 for consumption. The Argo and Baltimore, from New Vork, brought in 69 casks '1'aJlow and 426 bbls Lard. Whalebone.?Scarcely any demand hus been muuilcNted in this article, which, owing to the lmgr amount of stock, and the flatness in the transactions wears a downward aspect. The only sales to report are 3 tons north-western fishery at f 3 40 to 2 46, and 4 tons southern at f 3 5.'t* to 3 60 per X kil, for consumption. North-western fishery is offered at f 3 35 deliverable in the last three months of the year. A supply of 333 bun dies arrived irum .sew i or?. . ?><v w>? tiiu.i 1 io too* last year Wheat and Klotir.?During the last month the price of home Wheat experienced an advance of f 1 3d per hectolitre (3J* bushels), the average, accor ding to the official document* published at the end of the month, being f 34 10, against I 19 63 in 1846, and f IS 17 in 1844. At the laat Montivilliera market the'average price was f 68 60 par sack of 900 kil. We are now bare of foreign growth ; the import duty at present is 37)*' o. per hectolitre by national or favored flags. No change Las taken place in American Flour, which we therefore quote as previously at f 33 60 per bbl in bond. We have received 3000 bbls from New Vork, which had already been sold. Woods ? The transactions have been to a fair i extent during the past week, the sales consisting of 136 tons St Domingo Logwood at f 6 40, 16 tons Supan Wood at f 18 60. and altcrwards resold at f 13 60 to 30, and 11 tons Porto Rico at f 9 76 por 60 kil, duty pain. Some supplies arrived from St. Domingo, our colonies, tic. Bombav, August 6.?Cotton?The transactions in this staple have not been extensive, and there is hut lit le alteration in prices to record. We quote Broach aud Burnt at rs. 80 to 83)*' per candy?which is about rs. IS' lower than last month Other sorts are without change. The quality of the cotton now at market is inferior. Cotton Manufactures.?The market for these has been, till now. almost entirely closed, and we have, consequently, hut few transactions to record. The only sales, indeed, ' communicated to us are the following: 360 pieces grey lougcloths, 38 yds by 46 in., rs. 6 4 per piece; 600 do. do. , 39 yds by 39 in., rs. 6 4 per piece; 160do. grev domestics, 00 yds. by 36 in , rs 6 6. It is expected that the favorable , character ot the monsoon will lead, ere long, to a renew- ' al of business transactions on an extensive scale, unless counteracted by a renewal ot the scarcity of money. | Cochineal has slightly declined; we quote the article no, minal, at rs 3 per pound. Exchange.?The money market having become easier, exchange on England has given way Since our last, bills have been sold at 9s. 0'4d downwards, and the rate of transactions for this date may be quoted at Is. llj?d. to 3s. per rupee, at six months sight On Calcutta, at sixty days, ths rate is at pur; ou Madras, at thirty days, rs. 99)?; and on China, at sixty days, rs. 306, at 388 per 100 dollars. Freights have latterly sustained a further decline, owing to the heavy ' arrivals of tonnage Yams.?Prices remain without much change, and no transactions have been reported for publication, though we understand that sales to the e\te t of about 6.1)00 lbs. of Water, at 7>? annas for No. : 30. and 81, annas for No. 30, have had effect tim e our ' last. State of Trade. We hsve received the following reports respecting the I .l.t. nf lr.,1. in inannfarlnrm. districts sines lbs sailing ot the Cambria:? miit hi iti* ? Theie wai rather leat animation in the market this week The price* of goods were fully maintained. and, in some ca*e*, a further advance wa* demanded by manufacturer*, though, we t*iieve, not acceded to b) purchasers. eo that the quantity of business transacted wa? not large The Yam maiket wac not quite *o firm, and aome spinner* who la*t week demanded an advance accepted orderf at previous rate*. Rocariiti-Wt hare had a better demand lor f lannel*. at price* much the same at tbo*e of. the , previous week The Wool market ha* been alack, and the buajnea* tranracu-d hat been upen a very limited scale. Middling priced Wool ia extremely scarce, and difficult to meet Hur r ttirrrur - A alight improTement has taken place ; since last a.arket day, although there hare not been many heavy salei. The warehouses have been rather butier during the week. Bat little doing in the Wool market. Likds.?There has been scarcely an average [quantity doing at our Cloth halli; but since the greater part of business ia chiefly transacted by direct deliveries from the manufacturer* to tho merchants, our market days do not afford ajutt criterion as to the general tone of businest, which may ba said to be much the tame as hitherto. NoTTineiiAM?The branches of the Hosiery trade which are carried on in thj> town and its suburbs hava, with a few exception*, got considerably worse ; and lit- i tie is heard amongst the poorest class but want of work, and want of money by the small tradesmen The Bobbinnet trade may be considered as considerably impro ved, particularly in plain nets, most of the German hnttses being actively preparing for the ensuing October Laiptic fair. The Cotton Warp Lace trade keepa gradually improving, the frames being slowly put to work, while some are working long hours. The Silk branch i i Tw. v.. mmlA ~r ,Ka n.),u..i Bilk trade, which, on the whole, ii very dull. L*ic*steb.?There ii a fair average demand for the home trade ; and though it U now " between seasons," at regard* the American and continental market!, we are uuable to perceive any lymptomi in thil locality of those " diaaitroui" circumatancea which lome of the metropolitan and provincial papers declare to have reaulted to the manufacturing diitricta from the passing of free trade. Indeed there ii every proipect in thenomede- i maud continuing good -, while from the country handa I having been mostly engaged in the flelda during the last month, little or no work has been brought in from the villages, and stocks of wrought hose are, consequently, verv low. Trices of material remain stationary and ! firm. Bsadfosb.?There is a full supply of all kinds of combing Wool in the market, but sales are difficult to effect, | prices generally ruling too high to induce the spinners I to buy freely. The demand lor yarns continues to improve. both for export and home consumption We are glad to learn that spinners geneially are obtaining an advance; spinning for many months past has been a most ruinous trade. There is a steady business doing in all kinds of Piece Ooods suited to the approaching season ; manufacturers are lor the most part making to order. Trices are fully maintained. Avr.aagk Taica or Svoab.?The average price of brown or muscovado, computed from the returns made in the week ending the 1st day of September, 184#, exelusive of the duties of customs paid or payable thereon, on the importation thereof into Oreat Britain;?From the British possessions in America 3is 3\J; Mauritius 33s 6 ; East Indies 33s 7d ptr c.wt. The everage price of the three foregoing description! of eugar is 33a 7d per cwt. The laox Tbade.?The present state of the iron trade in the South Staffordshire district is as satisfactory as it has been tor many years past. The very extensive and increased demand tor home consumption for carrying out the various railway projects, with the requirements of the export trade, are calling into requisition all the imnroved fir.ilitiAi of nrorhictinn. and must kssn thorn fufiy employed for ?ome ye?r?. The order books, both at the larger and smaller wdrkt, are well filled with or ders, in many instances of such a Datura as will, in their completion, extend over a much longer period than ordinary . and fresh contracts are brought forward every week for various requisites for railway constniction.? These are generally for heavy articles; and though a very considerable quantity of pig iron was sold and distributed among the works in the neighborhood at quarter day last, yet those masters who are entirely dependent on purchases And their stocks diminishing more rapidly thsnthev had calculated, and in many instances nave been un ler the neceseity of giving much higher pricee for extended supplies The uncalled for reduction that was submitted to during the laet quarter, and which wae sanctioned by no equivalent reduction either in wages or material!, may therefore he considered entirely at an end ; and from the well known fact that all the principal holders of stocks parted w ith them at quarter day. and the certainty that no reduction can be expected either In wages or materials during the winter months, it would not lie a matter of surprise if an advance should be declared at the next quarterly meeting of the trade.? ! Due consideration will,however, be given, before taking 1 such a step, to the effect if might have upon the exports, j which fotm so serious a pert of our consumption. At | the present rates of .t'S for pig iron, and ?10 for manufactured, no possibla dinger can arise ; and we trust . that no nth movement will check the increasing de- ' mand which may legitimately be expected from the various alterations in duty that have lately been mado upon the admission of British iron into the ports of foreign nations. The exports of British iron in the year IMA were as follows :?rig inn. 77,MS tea*; outfnge, 33,0*; bare, including hoop", rod*, Vc . 17.i t>;-7 , 'inwrought i^u, i 7014 ? being upwards of 390 i 00 ToiiS.?Liverpool Timti, Sept. 13. ? Uitnk uf Kiigtaiul. An Account pursu.nt to the Act. 7ih and ttth Viotoria, Cap. 3d, lor the Week ending o.< Saturday, the 4th ol Sept, 1040. IS8VC OirsRTMCXT. Notei issued ?29.760,87(1 Government debt. .?11,014 100 Other securities... 2 984.900 Gold coiu k bullion 13,199,162 Silter bullion 2,876,788 ?29,760 870 ?10.760,870 luMixi ncrvRiMrxi. 1'roprietor*'captlal? 14,443,000 Goverumeut srcuriIlex 3,884,479 tirs( including dead 1'ublir de|?>?it? (in- weight annuity.) ?12,961,734 eluding exchequer. Other ecuritie*... 12,423,448 savings bauk?. coin- Note* 9,211,094 miwioner* of oa- Gold Alilrer com.. 412,147 tioual debt, and dilidrud accounts... 7,318,919 Other deposit* 8,447,109 Seven day and other bills 934,337 ?34,229,337 ? 34,229,337 Additional Paitle-ulnra of eke Harder In Richmond. [From the Richmond Standard, Sept. 39.] For several dayi our quiet community ha* been agitated with repottfthut implicated the reputation of one of the most respectable ladies in the city of Richmond ? Although the foul charge wu* upon ever} tongue, and the abameful deed the theme of every <!iicour?e,aympathy for the wronged, and a delicate tegard lor runocent connexioni, muzzled the pre**, a* lung its the consequences were of a private nature; but the excited vengeance of au injured husband exhibited it*ell yesterday morning in un act that mint call lor public investigation, which will disclose all the circumstances of tins horrible afl'air Kvery restraint is therelore removed, anil there is no reason why we should not pricced to gratify public curiosity by detailing the particulars, as far as we can t gather them from a careful investigation. During tbo absence of Mr. William It. Myers, who was on business at the North, it seems that his brother, Col. Samuel S. Myers, received an anonymous communication, charging his sister-in-law with adultery, and pointing to Mr. D. Marvin Hoyt asjthe guilty party. The writer requested an interview; and offered to produce the clearest proof of the truth of the charge; this proof was furnished, and was such, that eveucol Myers, with all his devotion to his sister, could not resist it. Intercepted notes were produced, and the most conclusive evidence was exhibited of guilty intercourse for months, if not for years. The futher of Mrs. Myers was immediately written for, and satisfied of his daughter's guilt, removed her from the city. Col. Myers also wrote to bis brother, informing him minutely of all the circumstances. Thunderstruck at the infidelty of her whom he had ever loved, honored, and cherished, and stung to madness with the thought of .his honor wounded in the tenderest point, Mr. Myers hurried to Richmond, burning to glut nis vengeance where he had been so foully wronged. To oscafie notice, however, he left the cars at the Junction, about 31 miles from Richmond, and there taking a horse provided for him, he entered the city on Bunday after the shades of night had falleu; and as soon as the morning light enabled him to make sure of his victim, he rushed to Hoyt's chamber, and discharged the contents of a loaded pistol in his brain. Mr. Myers was accompanied by his brother, who faithfully stood by him in this retributive act of justice. They both sui rendered themselves to the civil authorities, and the case is now undergoingjudieial investigation. Thus have the guilty paitiea expiated their awfVil offence against the Taws of Uod and man. He in an untimely death; and she in the pangs that must rend her ' bosom whenever the image of her injured husband or ! dying lover ate brought to mind i Mr. Hovt is not yet dead, and it is possible that he may linger several days; but the chances of his recovery . are as one in a hundred. The pistol was a revolver, and was discharged twice; the first ball passed through the fleshy part of the logs and occasioned but little injury; | the second took effect just over the left eye, and has been removed by the process of tiepanning. The examination has been continued until Wednesday next; and the accused with hit attendants, Colonel Samuel S. Myers and Mr William Burr, have been admitted to bail in the sum of ten thousand dollars each Hoyt denies his guilt, and when he supposed himself in extremis, he declared that the last words he uttered should be to proclaim the innocence of Mrs. Myers. The public ascribe these declarations rather to the gallantry of the genflemau, than the real innocence of the lady i This evening there is a report in circulation, how true we know not, that Mr Hoyt has made a will,and left Mrs. Myers a legacy of $30,Oou. It is said that Col. Pollard, the father of the lady, ?'?'I u fka ^ilv |a.Hov iiiBI in time tn find a father's intended retribution en ticipated by a husband's vengeance. This is not a community where the dearest rights and tendaresttias can be infringed with impunity. Another Accatint. The following is an extract of a private letter from a respectable gentleman in Richmond, relative to this affair. Richmond, Sept. 2bth, 1846. Mr Dear Sir ?I have to communicate t>.? r.Ost peinful and aftliciiDg intelligence, in repaid <* our poor friend Hoyt, whu is new lying in hi. bluod upon a bed from which, in all probability, he will never rise again. His room was entered this morning by three persons? the first was Mr. llurr, who bioughl him a paper to sign, pledging himself to leave Richmond immediately, and never to return to this city uuuer the penalty of a forfeiture of liis life, lie refused to sign it, saying that he had been guilty of no crime-iadeed of nothing of which he was ashamed, and that he had no business els#where. Thereupon, Col Samuel Myers, of this placa, entered, followed by his brother William. The lormerhad a large stick in his hand, which he struck upon the floor violently saying at the same time, very emphatically. "You mus! sign that paper without delay or something to that effect, if not in the exact words 1 use. He answered, " Gentlemen, 1 shall decline signing that paper." William Myers instantly drew a revolver and onmmenced firing on H , who had risen on his bed whan the two last individuals made their appearance. Tba first time the trigger was drawn (the pistol was placed within aha ut a foot, perhaps, of H's person,) the weapon annpped. H. attempted to close, but belore he could do so. the weapon was discharged and he received a halt" in the head, just over the right eye. He was bUndcd instantly by the guab of blood which followed the wound, yet still attempted to defend hiaaselt, when he received a second tieli. which passed entirely- through the fleshy pert of one thigh, and buried itself in the other H. says that he leit at that moment? doubtless from the loss of blood, which flowed veiymrofeeely?as if he was suspended in the air and could not reach the ground. He then fell, and rolled dawn (he steps in his chamber, to the lower floor. The c ause of this horrible scene was jealousy on the parte/ Wm. Myers, who supposed that Hoyt and his wife had been guilty of crim. con. Alter his fall, they were going out of his room, when H. said?believing the worils to be the last that he ever kiuiM ntfar? ' I am innnront cn ia ilia " Thia affair t*ok place at about a quarter to seven thia morning. * * * 1 arrived hero at hair-past five, r. M. 1 found H a? perfectly cool and calm as if nothing of any great consequence had occurred ; 1 never saw more nerve exhibited by any man in my life. He gave me the above account of the matter, which 1 have related as nearly as possible , in his own words. The physiciaus in attendance do not allow the slightest hope of his recovery?they consider it a possibility. Public opinion at present is against our poor friend, but I and others are perfectly convinced of his entire innocence in regard to the impure crime with which he is charged. P. 8. Tuesday Morning, 29th inst, o'clock.?He has slept during all the nigbt, waking only three or four times, when he would talk to me in his usual manner.? Dr. Carmichael has just called to see him, the wound is doing well, but he seems to be in a state of wonder and surprize that he is still living, end in such an excellent condition He complains only of a bruited sensationno acute pain whatever, and on being asked by the first person who entered his room, what was the matter, reElied that "that he could hardly tell, except that he bad een shot ; that he had no idea whatever of the extont of the injnriei he had received, but aupposed the wounds were mortal." State Constitutional Convention. Skvt. 39.?Mr Townsend presented the petition of lleo. Griswold and others, of New Vork, for the organization of a State Boaid of Aaaesiors,to equalize the valuation of real and personal property. Referred. Mr. Clyde presented the petition of Peter Groat and others, lor the transfer of the funds appropriated to the literature fund and to the Normal School to the common fund.? Referred. Mr. Townseud presented the petition ot 8 P. Staples and othera, of New York, for the abolition of the Superior court of that city, and that additional number of justicei of the Supreme court be asaigned to salacity.? Referred. Mr. Tilden moved a reconsideration" of the vote, adopting the following section of the article on currency and banking : ? "The Legislature shall \jmit the aggregate amount of bank notes to be issued by (ill the hanks uad joint stock associations in this Slate, now existing, or which may bo hereafter established." The vote was reconsideied and the section rejected.? The Convention then proceeded to the further consideration of the report of the committee "on incorporation* other than banking or municipal" The first aection waa debated at length, and agreed to as folio we, by a rote of 63 to 61 1, The Legislature may pass general ltwe authorizing persons to be erected into a body corporate for banking, manufacturing, religious and auch other purposes,

as the Legislature may deem aafe and practicable, and under such instructions and conditions, and with such powers and limitations as shall be provided in auch law* ; but no law shall embrace more than one specie* or claas or corporation*, nor ihall the Legislature grant any ipecial act of incorporation in any caie provided for in such general laws." The whale article vai then referred, by a rote of 63 to 44, to a select committee of fire. Rcceia. Jlftrmoov Sfttion.?The article reported by Mr. Anin regard to the appointment, lie., of local officers, was taken up The first section providing for the election of sheriffs, clerks, coroners, and district attorneys erery two years, Mr. Bascom moved to amend so as te strike out district attorneys. Lost. Mr Forey th moven to extend the term of their offices to 3 ye-ir* as now? ( arried, 46 to 43. Mr. Vanschoonhoven moved to amend so as to provide that these ofAcers should he removable by the governor, by and with the advice and consent of the supervisors of the county ?Lost Mr Harris moved to strike out the clause limiting the number of.coroners to four.?Carried. Mr. Stow moved to pi . ide'that when officers shall be elected to fill i nc turn s, iney shall hold for the unexpired term only.?Lost, 30 to 3d. M< Stow moved to make depu'y sheriffs ineligible to the office of sheriff for the term succeeding their term of service ? Withdrawn Mr. Swackhamer moved to strike out the clause making sheriff* ineligible for three yesr* after the expiration of their term ?Lost The tirat motion waa then adopted. Mr Swackhamer orteied a eection, making clerks and district attorneys selaried officers, and raquiring their fees, lie., to be paid into th# couuty treasury ? Table. The second section was struck out. The third section also Mr. Hawley offered a substitute for the fourth section, providing for the election of rommieiioner? ol loans aad county treasurers ?Lost, '33 to 48. Adjou rued.? J] lb any rfrgui. Court foe the Correction or Errors, Sept. 29.?Present?Lt. Gov. Gardiner, and twentyfour Senators. No. 16. D. Cooniey vs. S.irah W. Coonley.?Bur. 8. Stevens was heard for plaintiff in error ; Mr. J. Van Buren for the defendant in error?end Mr. S. Stevens in reply. VE fUlLR Sew York, Thumlay, Q?|yb< >r 1, lgjfl. The Furtl|i> ?tw?-lu liAe Dee In uu? Country. > The European advices receive*! by the Great Western, are, in a commereial point of view, highly important, as much so, as any receiv- j cd for many months- Our principal agr cultural staples were in active demnnd in Gnat P.ritain, and rapidly improving in prices. Themai'<tets were in a very healthy state, and. the sales were princi- ; pally to the trade. The manufacturing districts were unusually activ?, and there bad been a slight improvement in prices for many articles. On the whole, the news is imore favorable than we anticipated, and we see nothing in the prospective likely to prevent us from reaching the highest point of prosperity. Prices for all kinds of breadatntfs advanced here on the receipt of the last European news, and the advance will be strengthened by this arrival. It is pretty genvtaliy understood that the potato crop of Great Britain, will this year, prove a failure, and this alone will be sulfi- j cient to open the markets of the United King- ; 1 dom to all kinds of grain from this country. The crops on the continent will not purtico for much .1 .1? I?-I -/--.ii nnrl the want* more man uic wu? ?.? , of the consuming classes oL England and Ireland, beyond their own supplies, moat be met by ship- I inents from this country. Our Indian corn is [ rapidly getting into favor wihh the poorer classes ; of Europe, and it must ere long become a very J important article of food. T!h?y have made the ' discovery that it is good to es2; and now that we j have settled that point, the e is very little doubt , but that it will soon become a ,very important arti- j . cle of exportation. Our facilities for the cultivation of this grain are immense, and we can sup| ply the consumption of the world. We are a wonderful people, and our lolls cast in a great country. Allah be praised. Commercial Movements?Oar Prospects and Destiny. Since the favorable change in the temperature of the weather, there has been a very great im! proveinent in business, andfthe greatest activity prevails in the commercial part of the city. Our hotels are filled with strangers, principally merchants front the country, And so far as we can judge from the appearand of things, there is a much better business doing than was anticipated, and more demand fbr goods than was expected, considering the changes which are soon to be made in oqj Commercial system, whicVi are snnnosed will have a very im j portant influence upon prices. We should suppose that the reduction in prices on most of our staple articles of importation, which the new tariff will for a lime, undoubtedly produce, would have had a tendency to restrict trade this fall, but such is not the fact. There is as much doing as if our commercial system was permanently established upon a basis which had ever been in existence, and we hear no fears ex- j pressed in relation to the changes. This market j is well supplied with all kinds of foreign fabrics ; our auction sales are frequent and extensive, and the importers are doing a safe and profitable I business. Prioes for many articles are somewhat 1 reduced, compared with previous seasons, which we attribute more to the full supply than to any danger of a depreciation before another season opens. The position of our foreign affairs has very lit} tie influence upon commercial matters, and the | embarrassment of the Government in relation to its finances have very little effect upon our 1 money markets. Capital in abundance for all le! gitimate purposes, can bo easily obtained in any I quantity at very low rates of interest. Every one appears to move onward very cautiously, and j there are indications of prosperity throughout the country generally, exceeding those of any period within the past five years. Protxstant Episcopai. Convention.?The sixty-second convention of the Episcopal church, is now in session in St. John's Chapel. Our readers will perceive by the report in another column, , that the question of paying the bishop's salary out of the Episcopal fund, is again brought forward, j The probability is that this session will be as I stormy and protracted, and marked with similar features as was that of last year. ImmieaTfun ubav v ty/"? iTtM Am appival /va?m i Matanzas brings no important news from that place, but reports the arrival of the brig Gregorie, I in eleven days from Sisal, bringing news from ; Yucatan to the 28th August, confirming that i hitherto received. In a copy of the Siglo XIX, ! we find a decree of the Congress, declaring:? 1st That Yucatan recognizes and proclaims the pro : nunciamento of ths city of Guadalajara, of the 90th o May Jd. That Yucatan will continue in the same position of self-government, until by an acknowledgment by the general government of the Inviolability of the treaties of 1048, she can with honor return to her allegiance. 8d. That Yucatan, convinced that General Santa Anna has given at various times proofs of his patriotism, and has promulgated the most liberal sentiments, recognizes him, and proclaims him as chief and director of the Mexican republic. U pon the publication of this defcree, a grand celebration was held in Merida, and General Ba- | sadre was filed by the people. Highly Impost ant peom Mexico.?The Wash- i ington Union, of the 2Sth ult., gravely and offi| cially announces that Santa Anna spells Anna I with two n's. __________ Musical Intelligence. AanivAL or Sivoai.?This extraordinary violinist, tha Paganini of the day, arrived yesterday in the Great Western, after a most tempestuous passage. It seemed as if old Neptune had organized a full orchestra to give the great artittt a grand musical entertainment on the ; big, broad Atlantic We are of opinion that he never ; before heard auch music ; the Great Western was tha great violin, and her rigging the strings, and tha maestro I of tha ocean was not satisfied with performing his master > piece on one string?the whole were hardly sufficient for him. Sivori's large, black and expresaiva eyes sparkle when he tells of this two days serenade by Nep" | tune and his orchestra, from the top of a big wave. It | was thought at one time that old Neptune intended to keen Sivori in his embraces, and not let him come to America; but ha ia here, and will give hi* first grand | concert on Monday, the 6th inst.,at the Tabernacle. LcoroLD Da Mtvaa.?The grand concert of the " lion ; pianist" takes place tomorrow evening at the Tabernacle. Ma. Loraa'i Sacoxn Irish Evam^o.?Another crowded and fashionable audience honored Mr. Lover's second entertainment, last evening, at the Stuyvesant Institute. 1 Good as the first was, last evening's was decidedly richer ; and we cen only testify, without going into its merits, to j the warm applause with which Mr. Lover was continually | end very deservedly greeted. His anecdotes and flashes 1 of wit end humor were delivered with such happy effect, as to keep the audience in rears oi laughter, and his | I songs, notwithstanding that his voice is not strong, were sung gracefully and sweetly. There cannot be a richer treat than attending these delightful entertainments. Tna Aroi.i.ovaons.?The concert of these children last evening was attended by one of the most brilliant ' audiences ever brought together in the city, and we feel glad that children so worthy are beginning to meet with i that appreciation of their taler.'.s which they so eminent! ly merit. Each piece was enthusiastically applauded, and nearly every one was encored The common words 1 of praiee are but weak to express the terms of common- j dation due to these vuuthful performers. They undoubt1 edty are predestined to create a sensation in this country, at \ at unparalleled by any public performers, and will be | an honor to the State which gave them birth. They intend, we understand, to proceed soon to Boston, and the citizens of that place will do justice to their extraordinaI ry talenta ; but before they leave us we hope that they will give a concert in the eastern section of our town, say at Rutger'a Institute. Many residents there have ex| pressed a strong with to that effect, and we trust it may i r>e gratified. I Oeaiti.vo ov thi Alhahra?This delightful resort of beauty and fashion opens to-night, with a grand voca' and instrumental concert, under the immediate direction of Mr I.oder. The programme is filled with musical gems, and among the attractions announced are a variety of comic songs by that best of buffo singers, Mr. John Dunn. We anticipate a brilliant assemblage at the Alhamre tonight | ThMtrtrali. Ft? Theater.?Tha very brilliant audience pwaat last availing, testified in tba moat antknaiaatie mannar thair satisfaction with tha cartainljr excellent acting of Mra. Mo watt and Mr. Davenport. Tha lady haa certainly engrafted in her atyle a feature that deaervea great com' | mendation; an entira avoidance of the too hackneyed manneriema which, generally, actora and actreaaaa adopt She affects no peculiaritiea, but appeara ai though ahe identified heraelf with the character delineated. Mr. Davenport ia alao making rapid atridea towards a rank in tha profaaaion which ho haa adopted. This evening Knowlea play of the " Wife," will be performed, and the Drama of " Born to Good Luck," in which Mr. Leonard sustains the character of" O'Kalferty." This gentleman ia undoubtedly one of the beat peraonifiers of Irish cha. racteristics we have aver had amongst us, and if a little boisterousneta of manner were avoided, his acting would be indeed perfect. Aa it is, he gaina rapidly the favor of , the public. Boweby Theatbe.?Mrs. Shaw repeats to-night, at this , theatre, the character of the Countess, in Knowle's play of"'Love." The deep impression made upon the audience on Monday evening, has induced many who ware unable to obtain admission on that occasion, to deal re a repetition of the play. Mrs. Shaw haa lost nothing of that vigor which renders her acting so pleasing to the I million. She never appeared to greater advantage than i during her present engagement, ably supported aa she is, by Neafie, Clarke, Booth, Milnor, Hedaway, Mra. j Madi<oii, Mrs Sergeant, and Mrs Booth. Her engagement terminates on Saturday evening, therefore our citi ; /ens, as well aa strangers, should avail themselves of an opportunity to witness the performance of the best actress belonging to the American stage. To those who 1 appreciate a goad play, well acted, " Love," thia eve- j ning, offers inducements of no common order, to visit the ; Bower) Theatre. Mr. H. E. Stephen*, ao long favorably known to the public, makf his first appearance as William, in " Black-Eyed Susan," a part well adapted to his peculiar atyle of acting. Greenwich Theatbe.?This evening Mrs. Freer, so well known to the frequenter* of thi* theatre for her obliging and lady-like deportment, take* her benefit, and if the public render her but common juitice, it will be a benefit indeed. But modestly, not relying on her own merits, the haa secured the service of talent, and ofier* a bill of entertainment which will, a*ide from other consideration*, fill the home from pit to dome. Mr. Wardell, the great imitator of Rice, Mr. Grosvenor, from the London concerts, Miss Mary Duif, and Mis* Crauford, will all perform, and the local drama of the "Fireman's Daughter" will be produced. Knowle*' play of "Virginius" will be acted with the whole strength of the company, and Miss Robinson will appear in one of her favorite dances. The evening will conclude with the comedy of "The Dummy." We trust that the West End will turn out tn matte on this occasion. Madams Augusta and the Ballet.?Madam* Augusta, who has lately arrived from France, is accompanied by an artiste of high rank in her profession, M'lle Dissier, and a complete corps it ballet. This will be the commencement, we hope, of a new era in the Terpsichorean exhibitions ef our city. Our public have been hitherto satisfied, or at 1 least apparently so, with attractions presented by on* prominent dansrutc, but something has always been wanting, which the arrival of Madame Augusta and her , troupe will satisfy, and their engagement at any of our larger theatres will be a profitable one to the managers, > and satisfactory to the community. Tragedy has oeen latelv over-handled, and Melpomene desires time to re- , pair nor robes, tattered by the violence of her votaries ; Euterpe is satiated with the never ceasing music of her j own lute ; and now Teip?ichore must for a time hold possession of the theatrical boards. In other words, tra- ! gedy, comedy, and music are euts, while dancing is in. ! Mr Simpson, do give us the ballet as soon as possible. Bowerv Circus?Ma. Dale.?This place is filled to overflowing nightly, to witness the contest between Dale and McFarland for the championship. On the first even, ing, Mr. Dale threw himself ofT his board at the thirtyfirst somerset, and MoFarland beat him. On Tuesday Mac threw 4S and Dalo 50?we did not hear the result of last evening. Betting is very high in favor of McFarland, but Dale promises his backers that he will throw seventy before the week is out, or "perish in the next ditch." The hormemaushii) of Mr Dale is the most craceful . and wonderlul ever *een in the Amphitheatre: in thil da partment alio he haa but one rival in the world?Mr. Levi North, who appear* in the arena on Monday next. The intereit manifeated by all in the exerciaea at the Bowery , Amphitheatre, has had a tendency to bring them the ! largest and moat faahionable houses, and the seaaon thua far bid* fair to be moat fortunate to the manager. On Monday will be produoed a new divertiaement called the " Archers' festival," in which all the athletic sport* and ! game* ot " Merrie England" will be introduced. Mona. Charles, the great wreatler, i* likewise engaged at this house. Hewxs Ciacca.?It will be seen by advertisement that Messrs. Howe k Co. have altered the route to be taken ' by their Mammoth Cireus. It will be exhibited at Scho- , harie on the first of October, and at Schenectady en the ; -d We must repeat our advice to our Western friend* | not to omit the opportunity of witnessing the wonderful I feats of Madame Macarte, the French female equestrian. Thev are superior to any thing of the kind ever seen in the United States, and net to see her is not to see one of the wonder* of the world. This company numbers several more male and female equestrians, tumblers, lie. tic , who are all perfect in their way of acting. Protestant Episcopal Convention. FIRST DAT. Yesterday being the regular day fer the meeting of the Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of New York, a number of clergy and laity assembled for divine worship at 10 o'clock, A.M., in St John's Chapel, in this city, the place appointed for the session to be held. MorniDg prayer was read by the Rev. Mr. Has kin, of Will'amsburgh, and the lessons were read by the Rev. Mr. Mallaby, of Plattsburgh. The sermon was preached by the Rev. Dr. Height. The Rev. Dr. Berriao, rector of Trinity Church; Rev. Dr. Wainright. assistant minister of the same ; the Rev. Dr. Lyell, of Christ Church m this city; and the Rev. Dr. Creighton, of Tarry town, officiated in the chancel services. The Convention was called to order by the Rev. Dr. Height, who nominated the Senior Presbyter present, entitled to a seat, the Rev. Dr. Lyell, chairman pre (ess. The Secretary then read the roll ef the clergy, and the list of the parishes of the diocese, the lay delegates from Ll.t. ....S.J Si..;. Iheie ..ate Willi 11 JIICTOUirU UIC1I mi UlltBlCB IUU WV? lUVU I w The Convention then proceeded, according to the fifth ' article of the constitution, to elect a President from among the clergy. The Rev. William Creighton, D. D., waa nominated for President, and elected unanimously, viva voce election by ballot having been dispensed with by vote. On taking the chair, the President said that he thanked the house ior their renewed expression of confidence in him, and that he would renew the pledge he gave on a former occasion ; and relying on divine aid, would faithfully and impartially discharge the duties of his oflce. The Rev. Dr Haight was then nominated, and elected Secretary by a viva voce vote, and Mr. Chas. N. 8. Rowland, Treasurer. The President then announced the following standing ! committees On tke Incorporation of Ckurckee?Hon. Saml. Jones, Rev. Kvan M. Johnson, and Mr. Francis Barretto On Ike Dioceeon Fund? Rev. Orsamus H.' Smith, Rev. Wm Richmond, Hon. J. Burnet, Mr. Cyrus Curtis, and ! the Treasurer. On tke Trtaturer'e Report?Messrs. J. Constant, Frede- | rick J. Betts. and U. O. Van Waggenen. On tke Tkeotogical Seminary ?Rev. John Brown, D. ! D., Rev. Steuben Sherwood, D. D., and Messrs. Wm. H. ! Harrison, A. B. McDonald, and Wm. H. Hill. On Canons.?Rev. J. M. Wainwright, D. D , Rev. Lot Jones, Rev. E. N. Mead, and Messrs. D. B. Ogden, O. C. | Verplanck, and 8. Jones Immediately after the President had announced the names of the inspectors of election, the Hon. Judge Burnet submitted the following resolution, which be moved should l>e printed, and for the present laid on the table, to be called up on the following morning. The motion to print prevailed. Resolved, That the trustees of the F.piscopel fund be : directed to pay over to the Rt. Rev. B. T. Onderdonk, D. | D , out of the income of the said fund, (excepting the portion set apart for accumulation.) the sum of $3jOOan- j nually, to commence from the 1st day of October, 1848, ' until otherwise directed by the Convention, and that be 1 be paid at the same rate for the period from the 8d Janu- i ary, 1846, to 1st October, 1846, whenever the state of the 1 fund will admit. On motion, the Convention adjourned to this morning at nine o'clock. Movements of Traveller*. We are necessarily obliged, from the influx of foreign news, principally to confine the list of yasterday's arri- ' vals to th# numerous passengers hy the Great Wostern. AmiaicAit ? G. Chamborlin. Boaton; J. Ayar, Lowell; \ J. Cahart, Georgia: ? Heaabaw, U. 8. Nary; W. Kirk, Phila; G. Paarvon, Georgetown; W. Robinson, Massachusetts; W. Watson, WT Scott, Washington; M.Dnke, 1 Thila; W. Blanchard, Boaton; G. Wright, Norwich; J Capt. Smith, J. W. Reeves, British Army. AaToa.?Capt. Matthew*. Steamship Great Western; T. B. Sivori, Camillo Sivori, London; Miguel Alieo, J. ; A. Alleo, Havana; O. Wheeler, Mobile; Rev. D.Scott, Now Orleans; W. Yaatman, M. Pope, Col. Thompson, R. 1 Anderson, South Carolina; Rev. D. Smith, Charleston; M. Boat wick, Georgia; all passengers by the Great Western. Mr. Longstraat, S. T. Coleman, Boston; L. | Meade, Mobile. Citt?J. Granley, South Carolina; C. Taylor, Liver- ! pool; A. Catherwood, Philadelphia; W. Tenuelly, Waterford, Ireland; Thomas f.vans, London; W. Sample, I Pittsburg; E. Harris, New Jersey?all passengers by the Great Western; O. Milburn. Philadelphia; W. Clendennin, Baltimore; G Hpelshury; Savannah; M. Laurens, Utica; J. Wilkinson, Syracuse; W. Robinson, Mississippi; R. Stembell, United States Army: J. Coyne, Liverpool; R. Raid, Ohio: E. Owan, Washington. Fbs-sili*?H. Mellon, Cincinnati; J. Slack, Baltimore; 8. Millar, do; D. Collins, Philadelphia; W. Barret,Bridgerrt; C. Hunt, Canaan; W. Walsh, Hudson; J. Stott, do; Noiton. Lyons; B. Stickney, St. Louis; A. Granger, Albany; W. Davis, Michigan; J. Norton, Lyons; C. Drummond, Virginia; W. Whiton, Piermont; C. Maaon, North Carolina. Ho was n?Mr. B Parson, Toronto; Mr. Parsons, do; ! Rev. T. Brock, England; A.M. Delia Torre, London: I Captain Corhett, 63d Regiment, Montreal; W. Davia, Canada?all passenger* by the Great Waatarn; C. Jones, | Baltimore, W. Hayed, Boaton, W. Hancock, Hudson, R. I Concklin, Auburn; R. Kingsland, Boston: R- Johnson, Delawaro; A. Braxton, Philadelphia; J. P. Clarke, Va.; R. Peehle, Boston: A.Franklin, Lancaster. Juoaon?O. Stillmsn, Rhode IslanJ: H Cowles, Ohio; > T. Douglas, Vermont; O. Msllory, Waterbury; Rev. J. Williams. Schenectady; M. Foroes, New Haven; S Parker, Princeton; D. Ranken, Philadelphia; S. Gorham, N. Haven; E. Johnson, Ohio. Court Calendar, Thin Day, Common Pleas.?Noa lit, 130,133.7S, 76, 77, 79, 95, 07, ' 99, M, 100. Two Court* will bo in sooaion. \ Th* Philadelphia Fihe? The Philad'ljtfcia Daily Chronicle gives the following name* 01 sufierers by the late tire in that city:? No 08 Oforrei ttreet. llie corner house, occupied by A the widow McKuigbt, nod used by the Western Soup Society; small shop kept in tho basement No. 37, Alex ander Btrutbers, watchman, No. 36. Juraes Kelly, tailor; No. 33, James Uray, laborer; No. 34, Thomas Bio-vn, laborer; No. 33, larah Ann Sloan, widow; Ne 33 Martha finkarton; No. 31, Jarnoa O'Dounell. blacksmith; No 30, Win. Lockhart, shoemaker; No. 19, Tbomai Cbapnuu, house carpenter; No. 18, Jumcs Stewart, weaver; No. 17, Francis Deblm, weaver; No 16 was occupied by several colored families; No. 13. John Hover, coachman; No 14, Bartholomew Leech, No. 13, James Campbell; No 13, Edward Campbell, carpenter; No 11, John Hill, marblo {lolither; No. 10, Charles Boyle, laborer. The rest of he houses were not seriously injured. We understand tho property was insured. City Intelligence. Thi Jewish Festival.?Religious toleration is one of the proudest boasts of American liberty. Our republican institutions guarantee the right to every citizen to speak, act, think, and worship according to tha dictates oi conscience?and this is right With tha eEception of a foul blot upon the high constitutional privileges which the citiiena enjoy in this free land, originating in Charlestown, and winding up at Philadelphia?not to sieak of the present persecutions against the Moimons in Illinois?the toleration of tha free worship of Ood has been one of the leading chargt-teiistics that distiogu .h the administration of our civil government, and Ties made this beautiful land the refuge for the stranger, the " land of tha free and the home ot the brave " The Jewe are a pereecutad nice, driven Irom their own homo, and navo appropriately been designated " tho scattered tribes of Israel." it is a perfect blot upon the European dynasties, the persecutions which they have been subjected to. for as a people wa derive from them much historical lore, and other advantages both in tha arts and sciences. Thev are a peculiar race whose " destiny is to be fulfilled,"for we must believo the sacred records. There are no loss than ten Jewish houses of worship in this city, aod tho congregations in each are large. The aggregate amount is Irom 13 ooo to 13,000 in population The great Jewish festival, the feast of the Passover, rni.m.nn.,1 sku and yesterday *u what is cjaHeTf~"in their "form of worahip, "Atonement Day." The Synagogue* in Crosby, Kim, Leonard, Attorney, Clinton, and in tho other part* of the city, were tilled to their utmost cupacitv by their respective oong legations. The Jew* observe a rigid fast on this day, and partake ef no food or drinks for loui^aud-twenty hour*, during the continuance of this festival. Tho services in Hebrew, and the ceremonies, as a feature in ancient history, give the follower of Christian Truth an insight into the sort of worahip which was ever acceptable to the Great Jettovah before ne sent bis beloved Son to redeem falUn man, and spread the light of his gospel throughout the world. The Hebrew is an ancient language, and the High Priest reads end chaunts the service.whicb^at stated intervals 1 responded to by the congrogalion. l'he tabernneln contains a variety of silver standards or vases, which have of course a technical definition, and the high pritst wears a white silk shawl, thrown carelessly over the hat which he wears?several in the congregation wear scarfs thrown * loosely around the shoulder*-, and among the cengregtlion were several leading citizens who flll,and have filled high offices uader the local government In the oeurse ot the services, a prayer was offered for the President and the government. The galleries were all exclusively filled witn ladies, and very beautiful too. Before the introduction ot Christianity, this was the form of worship, which, in the daye of the ancient patriarchs and eneieat people of the world, wee universally observed; and the Jaws preserve their hahite, manners, eustems, and rellSioua ceremonies, with scrupulous fidelity to the present ay. They are, as a class, much persecuted people in Europe: and whatever their peculiarities ef religion, habits, and customs, when they conduct themselves as good citiiena, and pursuo an industrious calling, thair promotion under the (olds of our national barusor, Is a slur upon the European governments, that per-ecute and oppress them?while it elevates eur national obaraoter, before the narrow minded and bigoted of all nations. Citt CowaisTiou.?This industrious and hard-working body, were compelled to adjourn last evening, ne quorum being present. Fiac.?A fire broke out last evoaing, at the eeraer of Greenwich and Ceurtland streets, and was premptly put out There were several false alarms of tre, on yesterday. The custom is becoming prevalent, and is a gross injustice upon tho honost and nctivo fireman of tho oity. Coboisbb's Office ? Found Drowned?Tho Coronor held an inqueat, yesterday, at Ne 70 West atreet, aa the body of an unknown man who we* found Boning in the North River, foot of Warren atreet. Hia stature i?about 6 feet 6 inchea, rather alender made, dark hair, a little bald, whiskera areund under hia ehiu; black dreaa eoat, dark veat, grey paata, calf-akin boeta, and a white eeUea ahirt with a black ribben around hia neek. The Jart rendered a verdict that the decease! came to hia death by drowning. PwUee Intel ttgenee. Sift. SO.? Or and I.arcny?Officer Anderaon, of the let ward, arreated yesterday a Dntchman by the name ef John Witter, on a charge of etealing a trunk containing 110 ailver guildera, valued at $44, a cloth cloak worth $18, cloth coat $10, and eorae ahirta and ether articlea, valued at $8, making in all. $83, belonging to another Dutchmen by the name of A portion of the property waa found in the poaceeaien of the aocuied by the officer. Juatioe Oaborne committed hiaa for trial. Highway Robbery.--Dennie MeCenley wee arretted laat night tor knocking down and robbing John Tree ef a bundle, valued at $30, while passing along Broadway on Saturday afternoon. A portion ef the property waa found on the person of the aceuaed. Committed for examination. k-Tnken from two Thievea -Officers Corneal) and Clifford, ol' the dth ward, arrested yesterday two eld thieree by the names of Bill Thompson and Mike Newlao, on suspicion of stealing a trunk ceataining a quantity of carpenter's tools, valued tt near p'J*. When arretted, - , they were endeavoring to sell them to a junk thep man in Mulberry street, 'for which an owner is wanted. Ai>ply to the above officers in the atation nuata. Both locked up for examination by Juttiee Oaborne Stealing Cloth ?A black fellew called John Johnson waa arreated last night on a charge el ateeliog tearteen yards of broad cleth, valuad at $40, the property ef Mr William T. Diligor, J5? Bleeeker atreet Committed by Juitice Merritt Robbing a Till?A yeung chap called James Sullivan waa detected in the act of stealing money frem the till of Mr. Blohn's bakery, in Broome aireet. Locked up by Juitice Ketcham. Drunk and Ditorderly?Ann Murphy, the girl that cauaed Bill Dingier to be aent te the S.ate Prison soma year* age, waa brought in from Water atreet yesteraay, by a policeman, for being drunk and disorderly she being ' . . - . i X. I. L. -u f?? > compute vagrsiiu jmuuo u>uui? <>??? r ... fire day*. Dittritrly Hauic?A woman called Margaret 8tow waa arreatad yesterday by ofllcer MciJee ot tba Sixth ward, charged with heaping a disorderly houie at No Doyer xtraet, and common resort tor presumes of the very loweat deacription. She waa held to hail in for her appearance at court. Decision* In Chanaary< Before the Vice Chaacallor. Vice Chancellor M'Ooun took hi<i seit on the beaoh yeaterday morning for the laat time, hie otlce having expired, and delivered the following opinion* The Long [eland Railroad Company v*. Fleet and othere?Ordered that injunction be uiasolved without prejudice to individual* who nave been' injuriously affected by raiaing of bridge* by tbo company. Nerval vs. fVileam.?Ordered that defendant deliver the watch to receiver, a* d rented by the matter, or that an attachment marked for $100 he issued against him Lane vs. Lynch ?Ordered that attarhinant i<aue against the Sheriff, it he do not comply with former order Batte et el. vs. Cm ?Ordered that defendant stand eommitted until fine he paid (iriffin VS tfuennetl ana oinere ?r.vcnpuen auuwcu. Donnelly v?. Jno B Brady, et al ?Defeadsnts to hart 30 days to answer Bill. Bwgtei et al vs. Smith.?Court will not interfere in relation to injunction Oateeet al.vt. Smith et si ?Master to deliver to Mrs. Nesbitt for premium, on her pay in* fOOO. Parieh vs. Mason.? Motion denied. TYyack and othere vs. Brownly and etheri?Attachment denied. Peek and othere vs Btdon and olhori ?First exception to master's report allowed. Jarvie vs. FVunccs ?. Palmer.?Defendant's exception overruled. In the matter of application of trustees of Mrs. Day ley, deceased, prayer or petitioner denied tiorly vs. Ore en et at?Exceptions on both sides overruled. Raul vs. Williame.?Receiver to pay certain mofteya into court, in pursuance of Master's K sport. After his honor ha.t finished delivering his opinions, he addressed the bar as follows :? OrsTLSMtn?I have now arrived at the end of my judicial labors? I hare disposed of all the causes, matters of petition, special motions, and exceptions, which were regularly before me fot decision?my task is hnilly accomplished During the fifteen and a halfy ears that 1 have presided in this Cnurt, 1 hare faithfully and dlltgently applied myselt, my wnole niiud and energies, to the conscientious discharge of my duties. The delay s that have occurred in the a<lministration of those duties have been unavoidable Ferthe very general foihearauce with which 'he delays and my honest errors in judgment have been met, end fcr the lull measure of com tea-, and respect extended towards me by the numerous members of the bar practising in this Couit, throughout my term of olflee, 1 feel proud to make my acknowledgments Be then left the Beuch and retired, after which a meetin* of the members of the bar present was organized, lonn L. Meson, Esq. in the ohair. but owing to tne poocity of the numbers present, and to give an opportunity of making a general oall ef the bar, lurther proceedings were adjourned to this morning. The California Kxpedltlnn. The accounts ef meeting of California's in the Arsenal yard, on Monday, in the ps|>ers ol Tuesday, are so inoerrect in seme respects, ss to place in a disagreeable posi lion MTOrOI pomo* come papers Ill-l a rp l?r nil rood from the Seeretnry ol War, instead of from CoL Bankhead. A latter from tho 9e-rotary of War was allodod to oa having boon received by a relative ; it* content* were not divulged ; but the opinion of tho bolder of the letter, and the opinion of the undersigned, that the CaUfornian* left will receive the favorable attention of government, are made to appear a* part of the content* of the letter. A lady * nauic was mentioned in the paper* to the infinite chagrin of the undor*igne<l, who would not h?ve apoken it. but a* connected with an incentive to keep the men together, when every incentive wa* wanted. The lady in question waa actnated by the benevolent motive of relieving diatreaa, and little deemed that har name would appear in print THOB. L. VKRMEULE ~ - - - ~*~" Phalon'a Magic flats Dye, a b?w and In" valuable discovery, warranted neither to smal nor wash <> being a Liquid Dye. which iiistantitnco'isly cl?uiiiri the color of the hair to a beao'ilal brown or Mac* without injury JO the hsir or tkiu. The qreai suycriority o f 'hi* live emmets la the eaaymode of applieaciou and lustanlaneoaa eneci.ell ouial dyes re<|uiring trom ten to twelve hours to produce any change. Its superior eiccllence will be apparent to ?very one upon a single application. Country gentlemen csii have a bottle for warden them by espresa by sending ca.h eoeloMdto k Phaloo. il Broadway, sIihUoh * Hottl. rrica 91 p? bottU, with fa!' direction for nse. City are invited to aeli at UiadofNtt and have their w hi .be .a .1 v Bogus It Krweott, 174 Cheamtt *w*t. atent for fhiUdalphia.

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