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

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated October 25, 1846 Page 2
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NEW YORK HERALD. York, October'43, 1N40, Major General Butler. We set- that a statement is circulating through the press to the effect that when General Butler ordered the charge, at the siege of Monterey, in which the gallant Colonel tWatson lost his life, General Taylor rode up in the inidst of a tremendous fire, and immediately countermanded it, expressing, at the same time much dissatisfaction with General Butler for directing it; and further, that since that occurrence, Generals Taylor and Butler have not been on friendly terms, and that v-.- T h_. .V.? nf tV,? l?t. lUC lUIJjlCi IIU-J IIII|^?^UVU vw?.%ihvw. ter. We are sorry that the statement in question is making its appearance in the journals, and are exceedingly glad to state, from unquestionable authority, that there is not the slightest foundation for these statements. So far from these two officers being on unfriendly terms, the reverse is the case, and General Taylor, in his official despatches, publicly and officially mentioned, in laudatory terms, the services of General Butler in that siege. Not only were General Taylor and General Butler on good terms with each other during the siege, but continued so up to the last dates,when the former visited General B. every day personally, to ascertain how he was getting on with the wound he received. There can be no doubt that the story has been got up by some narrow-minded whig parti/.an for the purpose of injuring Gen. Butler, who is, we learn, a democrat, in the estimation of his fellow citizens. We have yet to learn, however, that the political principles entertained by a gallant soldier, are sufficient to justify petty attempts to under' rate his character or services, both of wliieh belong to his country. The Locofoco Defeat in Pennsylvania.? The triumphant success of the whig party in the recent elections in Pennsylvania, is a bitter pill to the democrats in this city. They found it very hard to swallow, at lirst, but have at last bolted it with a little sugar, though not without many grimaces. At first the announcement appalled them, but they gradually recovered their senses, and now have their wits at work to find out the cause of their defeat. They have tried many that did not bear the slightest shades ol probability, but have at lust showed up one in which there is certainly some reason, and that is, Gov. Shunk was unpopular with the body of the par ty, and was taken up as second best. For the purpose of breaking him down, they suppose that many of their party voted against him, and many did not vote at all, and allowed the election to go by default. Whether their defeat can be attributed to this cause or not, we do not pretend to say, but that their forces did not possess that superior and perfect organization which characterises the party in its struggles, is apparent from the fact that Willmot, a locofoco, in favor of the tariff of 1846, was elected to Congress over one of the same party who was in favor of the tariff of 1842, and also from the fact that the locofoco vote has fallen off tremendously, while the strength of the whigs appears not to have increased. They further state, that when the Presidential ' election comes round, Pennsylvania will be found ' "right side up.'' That, however, remains to be seen. If the above mentioned cause be one of those j which brought about the success of the whigs, it is certaiuly an anomaly in the history of locotoaoism. No matter how muchsoever may be the prejudice entertained against the candidates, that party generally go to the polls with extraordinary unanimity. They never carry their diflerences with them to the ballot box, but when they vote? to vise their own words?"they go the ticket, the whole ticket, and nothing but the ticket." Hence their extraordinary success. KfA.MKRicAN Ocean Steamers?The Progress or Ship Building in New York.?Although it is acknowledged throughout the world that our New York sailing packets are unsurpassed for beauty of model, strength of construction, and superior sailing qualities, yet there has been, for the last few years, both here and in Europe, an erroneous impression that we could not build ocean steamers as well as in Europe. We apprised the public, some months since, that there was in course of construction one of a new line of American steamers, to be called the " Washington." The line is to consist of four steamers, is to ply between New York, Cowes, and Bremen, and be completed in March, 1848. The frame of the pioneer of the line, the " Washington," is pretty well under way, and we would recommend all those interested in such matters to visit her now, as, not being planked, , they can see how strongly sha is being constructed. Messrs. Westervelt and McKay, who have built several of our beautiful packets, among others the splendid ship American Eagle, that was launched the other day. have the contract for building the Washington. Messrs. Stillman and Allen, of the Novelty Works, who now rank amongst the most scientific machinists in the world, are at present engaged in making her machinery?two engines ot one thousand horse power each ; just double those of the Great Western. She is to have three llush decks, will be 1750 tons burthen, 145 feet in length, 39 feet beam, and 31 feet, 6 inches hold. The Washington will leave New York, on her first trip, the 1st of next March, under the command of Captain Hewitt, long and favorably known as the Captain of the Havre packet ship Utica, and as able a seaman as ever walked a deck. II we can predict any thing about her from the appearance of her model, what we anticipate her machinery will be, and the character of her Captain, we will venture to say that she will make the'quickest passage ever yet recorded; and as our New York ship builders have eclipsed the world in the superiority of our sailing packets, so (now that we have made a commencement at steam ship building,) will we in a few years possess the greatest merchant maritimes in the world. Fnw in PRoerxcr.?We perceive that 'hat portion of the democracy of this State, commonly known and designated by the name and title of " Old Hunkers,'' are about to hold a meeting ?t Clarke's house, near Albany, on Wednesday next, for obvious political purposes. It will be in the memory of our readers thaj this same house was the scene of a most amusing row, occurring about a year ago, in which John Van Buren, and other prominent members of the Old Hunker party, figured extensively. We expect that the meeting next Wednesday will be fully as amusing, as a regular rowbetween the Old Hunkers and the Barnburners may be counted upon, if nat as certain, at least as extremely probable. What will be the result of a meeting of these opposing factions of the invincible democracy, we hardly dare to speculate upon. We trust that Jjir awful catastrophe of the Kilkenny cats will not be the shocking consequence of this dread encounter of the indomitable huge paws. What a tunny election we are to hove on the Sd of next month. Diplomatic AnRivA!.s._The Kt. Honorable Richard rakenliam, H. B Majesty's Envoy at Washington, and La Chevaher Don Angel Calderon De La Barca, Minister Plenipotentiary from the Court of Spain to the UnitedIStates, arrived in the city yesterday, and occupy apartments at the Ci y Hotel. Thr Emigrant Qi/ution ?In reference to ti e I letter of tlie Govermneut Agent for Emigration, j Mr. James &. Forrest, referred to yesterday, we are assured that the complaints ot injustice to passengers alluded to, arose from a temporary and unexpected derangement of the agency of die New York House at Liverpool, which was remedied forthwith, and that the passengers who had engaged have been and are being sent forward, 1 as originally agreed, without troubling any society or other establishment interested in the passenger business. Theatricals. Pas* Thcatsf..?Those who accuse Mr. Anderson of j s want of artistle finish, must certainly have been con- , verted from that opinien, if they were so fortunate aa to Ul. u 1-. l.-i ; ?. . . I " "uwo ?ua uonuci, itt?v evcuiDg i nai pan, even rauro than any other Shakespearian part, require* the posses?iou of artiitic grace, versatility, a most acuta fubtlety of intellect, as well as a depth of soul, to give expression to the many thrilling bursts of passion, which the drama matist puts in the mouth of the half crazed Prince,?in fine, to give the character truthful embodiment, is required in a greater degree than in the case of any other conception of Hhakspeare, the master hand of the artist as well as the soul and inspiration of genius. In neither was Mr. Anderson deficient, last evening. All the difficulty of giving to the audiexce the counterfeit presentment of a prince, driven to the verge of madness by the awful secret with which he is possessed, and at the same time keening up the well simulated show of real lunacy to the king and his court, he got over in the most masterly manner. There was a clearer light thrown on the character, even in minute particulars, than we have ever seen in any other but one impersonation of it. His conception of the part was perfect, and it was faultlessly carried out. The soliliquy was most beautifully spoken; the advice to the players was singularly clear and impressive, and the climax, wheie the conscience stricken king rushes from the chamber, was one of the grandest etfects imaginable. Kvery point in the play was illustrated in the most forcible and felicitous manner, and the death scene was so solemn and imposing that the applause which followed the fall of the curtain, was an actual relief to the pent up.feelings of the audience. Mr. Anderson was called out at the close, and heartily and loudly applauded. Mrs Hunt's Ophelia was the best tragic part we have yet seen her in, although it is needless to say that her forte is net tragedy. Still her Ophelia was very creditable, particularly the last scene in which she appears; her acting in which really deserved the ap platise it received. Mr. Dyott's Ghost wo do not like so well as Barry's, although Mr. Dyott cannot do anything he attempts badly. Still we would rather have seen him in Laertes. Mr. Chnnfrau s acting, for a first appearance, was quite respectable; hut his Laertes was too tame and unimpassioned. He has a great many faults to unlearn before lis can play such parts well Mr. Stark's King was quiet and judicious. The actor is deservedly growing in lavorwith the audience. Mrs Abbott's queen is one of | the best we have seen on the stave. There is nothinv overdone about it. The chamber scene with Hamlet was | highly e it active without being melo dramatic. She made a capital point in the sigh with which she proclaimed her relief from the awful terror and suspense she had endured during Hamlet's colloquy with the ghost, before uttering the word " nothing"?in reply to her son's query, whether she had seen aught. Bass, as I'olonius, was excellent, hisher's grave-digger is too well known to need commendation. To-morrow evening, Mr. Anderson appears in his celebrated part of (harles lie Moor, in Schiller's romantic play of the " Kobbers." This is said to be one of his best parts The subordinate parts are sustained by Barry, Kisher, Dyott, Stark, Chaufrau, Mrs. Hunt, fcc. he. Bowery Theatre.?The tragedy ofDamonand Pythias was repeated at this house, laBt evening, to one of the largest houses of the season. Mr. Aodam's acting, as well as Mr. Neafie's, was loudly applauded, and gave a great deul of pleasure. Mr. Nealie deserves much praise for nerlorming his part so well, when it is considered that he had but little time to prepare for it?the part of Pythius having been appropriated to Mr. Clarke, who was indisposed and could not appear. Sir. Adam's Damon proved that he ->ossesses the elements of an actor of the first order. The gorgeous spectacle of Montezuma concluded the amusements for the evening. (Jrkenwich Theatre.?A strong bill is presented at this lavorite resort, to-morrow evening, and we hope that a full attendance will reward the liheinl mutiuiremanl e - ? ??? ? , Mr. Kroer. Untiring in his search for variety and novelty, his theatre has attained a reputation amongst the theatre going public, enviable as it is deserved Br reference to the bills for to-morrow evening, it will be seen what powerful attractions are oflared. Bowcar Circus.?This favorite plnce of recreation was crowded to overflowing last evening, and the gymnastics. horsemanship, tumbling, be., were heartily|encored by the spectators. As at present conducted, the Bowery Circus is decidedly worthy of patronage. In no other place of amusement in this city are the entertainments so varied and yet so rich as here, and no place where better order and decorum prevail. Thr Ai.hamsa has taken a firm stand, and is visited by most respectable, as well as numerous, audiences; and the excellent arrangements made to secure order and de. corum, command the admiration of all visiters. Tonight there is to be a splendid selection of sacred music, both vocal and instrumental, and two scriptural illustrations er Tableaux FYcans, bringing before the eye of the spectator living embodiments of passages in Scripture which have called forth the grandest productions of art. The effect of these living pictures is at once surprising, beautiful, and affecting, and as far superior in effect to the most finished paintings, as it is possible to conceive.? The audience of last Sunday evening were completely taken by surprise at the effect produced by the picture of "Jacobin the house of Laban." This tableau is to be exhibited again this evening, together with one descriptive of "Moses in the Land of MMian," which is said to be equally beautiful in design and effect Mr. George Loder presides at the organ. Palsio'i OrxsA Housx?Mr. Alexander still continues much indisposed, and his magical exhibitions have been for the present postponed. We hope, however, that with recovered health, he may be able to fhvor us with some more of his " mysterious soirees" in the course of next week. Mrs. Keen took a benefit at the Boston Theatre on Friit.. -i-.. ~t ,u- iiMi.t. - v. v.....a , Wv wv n |>i?j viwv nno ? oecrei," DClDg presented for the occasion. On Friday evening, at the Howard Athenaeum, Boston, M'lle Blangy and Mons Hazard, took a benefit, and made their last appearance They next go to the Arch street Theatre in Philadelphia. Madame Augusta and M'lle Dimier, are engaged at the Howard Athen?um, Koston They, with Mrs. Mowatt, Mr. Davenport ami Mr. VandenhofT, all appear on the same evening. Yankee Hill is to give an entertainment at Rochester to-morrow evening. Nusleal Intelligence. Ma Bitama's Cone est.?Owing to the number of political conventions and other meetings upon the night of this excellent artist's Concert, noone from this office was able to attend ; but accounts agree in placing it among the first of the season.' Leopold De Meyer was, as usual, inimitable in his way, and many think that he never was heard to such advantage. Hami-ei. Lover.?This gentleman gave his first enter tainment at Boston on Thursday last. The Transcript says The author of " Rory O'More," " Handy Andy," lie., was received last evening wiih a good, hearty welcome, and though the auditory was not a crowded one, we are satisfied that Mr. Lover will speak to crowds ere he leaves our city. The infinite and irrepressible humor of the man, the delicacy and yet aptness of his narrations, the graceful manner in which he introduces his songsall are " taking," and his hearers are at once provoked into laughter. The Appolloneons gave their third Concert at Boston on Friday. The Transcript justly says of them, " if the lovers of music could be made acquainted with the extraordinary talent of tt ese wonderful children, the house I would be Ailed every night of their performance. It is a rare sight to find children perform as they do " Political Intelligence. Democratic Coiyhressioxal Nomisatioss?The nominating committee of the 3d Congressional Dietrict met again at Stoneall> lait evening without succeeding in making a nomination. There were fifteen balloting!, but there wai no change in the votei from first to lait. There was no nomination made in the sixth Congres ional District, last evening. The Delegates meet at Milliman's, corner of Broad way and 33d street, on to-morrow evening, when, it is expected, that a nomination will be made. New Jersey Nomisatiots?The democrats of the >th congressional district of New Jersey, have nominated John (assedv Esq., of Bergen, as their candidate for Congress from that district The democrats of Schenectady county, have nominated A. W Tell for Assemblyand in Otsego county, Wm Temple, Cyrus Brown and F. U. Kenno are the candidates. In Orleansceunty, Ahner Hubbard is the whig candidate for Assembly. The independent democrats of Lewis county, at a mass 1 meeting, have repudiated the nomination of Mr Collins for Congress, and recommended Francis Seger to the electors ot that district. David Rumsev is nominated as candidate for Congress, by the whigs of the 30th district. Common pienS> Full Bench. Oct. 3d.?Dei isioxs John Johnson vs. Fred- H'ist man. \ erdict tor plaintiff reduced to $130. Malkrw Harskal >ids Catharine Lyon, rjc. zl of ?Order ap|>ealed from Reversed, if the plaintiff, gives the necessary consent and facilities to embrace the costs in the judgment to the satisfaction of the Judge and Chamber No costs of appeal Beth U. Hunt ads. tkt People of ikf Suit Of NtIT York ' ?Motion not to be granted unless the Court of Oenerai Sessions make an order for a new recognizance and th? i same is filed with the olerk of that court. If as. Hobhy tl al. ads. John Brucs ?Judgment for plain tiff in demurrer. Defendant may aaiend or give notice of defence on payment of costs Tkos McDonald vs. Benjamin Menair ?Judgment for plsuntiff on demurer. Defendant mar withdraw plea and give notice of defence en payment ot ccsta. The dead hody of a female was discovered on the hank of the Ohio, near Cincinnati, a few daya since. In her pocket was found a nark of carda and 19 cents in money. She was dressed in man's attire. W porting Intelligence. Can-sit? A return match between the Mount Vernon and King's County Cricket Clubs came off yester day on the ground of the St. Oeoige's Club. The result was as follows Kino's Couht*. 1st I . t A. Campbell, handled hall 1 Charles Jackson, b by Marsh 1 Tempest, b. by W. Kmmet, c by K. Mart 3 Barton, b. by Marsh, c. by I'. B. Clark If J. Campbell, b. by W. Kmmet, c by Stocktou 1 Totter, b by Leroy, c. by Clark 3 Mack, not out 6 Lawrence, b. by Leroy, c. by J. Kmmet 5 Morau, b. by Marsh , 0 Clark, b. by Marsh 0 Fielder, b.hy Leroy 0 Wide balls 1 Byes 4 Total 44 2nd Innmgi. A. Campbell, run out 11 cnarlea Jaruaon, b. by Marah " Tempeat, b. by W. Kuimett, c. by Temple 7 Barton, b. by Marah s J. Campbell, b. by Leroy 4 Potter, run out 6 Mack, not out 'J Lawrence, run out 3 Moran, b. by Marah 3 Clark, b. by Marah 0 K. Jackaon, b. by Marah 1 No balia 3 Wide ball 1 Byea 13 Total 78 Total latinninga 44 Whole total 133 Moi'jit Vkhhoh. Id /?m??(. Marah, b. by Barton > Stockton, b. by Barton fi W. J. Knimet, b by Barton 31 J. T. Kmmet, b. by Burton 0 Leroy. b. by Barton, do o Temple, b by Jackaoa > r. B. Clark, run out " Meert, b. by Jackaon, c. by Clark 1 Raymond, b. by Barton 1 Sutton, not out 3 11. Kobinaon, b. by Barton, Jackaon 0 No balla 3 Byea 8 Total 53 '2nd Inningt. Marah, run|out 0 Stockton, b by Jackaon, c. by C. Jackaon 3 W. J Kmmet, b. by Barton 9 J. T. Kmmet, b. by Barton, c. by Potter 3 Leroy,b. by Barton, c by Lawrence 6 Temple, b. by Jackaon 13 P B Clark, b. by Barton 3 Meert, b. by Jackaoa, c. by do 0 Raymond, b. by Barton, c. by do 3 Sutton, atumped by Jackaon 0 h. noDinson, not out i Byes 2 Total 41 ! Total lit innings 52 IVhole total 93 ; City Intelligence. The Lite Fata.?Castle Garden, yesterday, presented a perfect wreck, of all sorts of articles, that had been exhibited at the Fair, which were strewed about in all quarters by the owners, and from an early hour, the cart and wagon proprietors were kept in constant requsition during the day, removing the various articles that had i been exhibited. The whole scene would remind a New I Yorker of May-day, in our goodly city of Gotham?and me DUBue kuu miuiuiiuuu uiii jncvauou in eveij quaner in the immediate vicinity of Caitle Garden, were auch as must be enjoyed by every looker on, who came to take a peep "the day after the Fair." The premiums awarded by the committee have been considerable, consisting chiefly of gold and silver medals, and diplomas? The list, when published, will amount to over 300 octavo printed pages, ranging through our entire agricultural and manufacturing departments. Jn the Daguerreotype branch, Mr. M. T. Brady, of 207 Broadway, obtained a medal for the best specimen of a Daguerreotype likeness. He successfully bore the palm on the two last occasions, and his pictures have won for him golden opinions.? Mesdames Palmer Fara, of 476 Broad way, were awarded a silver medal tor the best worked shirts. Mr. Chancey Langdon, received, or has been nominated for a premium, for his excellent invention, called the "historical gAme." Several other artists and mechanics received either medals or diplomas. Among the numerous inventi ns of art that graced the Fair, a machine for [ pressing bonnets was much admired for its extreane simplicity and the ingenuity of the invention. City Convention?Last night,about 10)? o'clock, this body terminated their arduous labors of nearly three months, and fiassed their proposed amendments to the City Charter. The result of their labors?namely, their proposed .amendments, will be engrossed and signed by the members, on Monday. A committee to prepare an address recommending the adoption of the same were appointed. Mabbiare in Hioh Life.?General Thomas 8. Green, j of Texas, the well known author of the book called the ! " Meir Expedition," led to the hymeneal alter yesterday, I at Grace Church, in this)city, the amiable, wealthy, and 1 accomplished widow of the late John Ellery, of Rhode Island, by which he comes into possession of a fortune of $400,000, and^some accounts say more. The happy bridegroom and the bride left far Philadelphia in the Aveninsr cars. And will so south to anand the hnnar moon. Coroner's Office, Oct 24.?Found Drowned.?The i Coron?r held an inqueit yesterday, on board the aloop i Roger Williams, lying at pier No. 6 East river, on the body ofa colored man, by the name ef John 8mith, born 1 in Providence, R. I., about 79 yeara of age, who waa found floating in the river at the foot of the above pier. Verdiet accordingly. Sudden Death.?The Coroner likewise held an inqueit at No. 139 Liberty street, on the body of Lorenzo Wen- i ahel, a native of Germany, 76 yeara of age, who came to ; hia death by rupturing a blood-vessel in the lungs, while passing along the street on the corner of Dey and West | streets Verdict accordingly. DrFound owned.?The Coroner held an inquest yesterday at the foot of Clinton street, on the body of an unknown woman, found floating in the North river foot of ' the above street. She appeared to be about 20 years of age, rather tall, dark brown hair, fair complexion, features regular and handsome, sound and regular teeth, ' light brown eyes, blue calico dress with narrow white purple stripes, about two inches apart, blue stockings, rod \ coral beeds on her neck, and small circular ear-rings, j 3 small silver and 4 copper coins, (apparently Swedish or German) in a purse, a chest key and tooth-brush in her : pocket. " R. T." marked in red ink on the bosom of her chemise, which was of coarse linen. The jury rendered a verdict, found drowned. Death from Intemperance ?The Coroner also held an inquest at the 6th ward Station House, on the body of Francis McLoughlin, supposed to be a native of Ireland, about 60 years of age,who came to his death by apoplexy, arising from intemperance. Verdict accordingly. I Movements of Travellers. Yesterday's arrivals continued to swell still further ! the catalogue of names already registered at the follow- ! infc hotel* :? AMFRir?!t.?Dr. William*, U. 3. Navy; F. Garrett, Philadelphia; L Wigfall, South Carolina; J. Smith. J. Burn*, Tennessee; Commodore McOruder, U. 8. Navy; Mr. Awne, Mobile; W. Davis,W. C. Davis, New Orleans; H. George, Baltimore; T. Tyson, 8. Quackenboss, U. 8. Navy: 8. Jones, J. M. Jones, U. 8. Army; O. Schenck, Fifhkill; H.Hendrieke, U. 8. Army; C. Wood, Aaburn; D.OriAa, Georgia. Astok?D. Holt, Cleveland; R. Kepwith. Virginia; C . Beattv, Boston; J. Kidd. .Albany; J. Jongeville, K Pynehor Savannah; M. Williams, R.Gilbert, Kngland; Mr. Molfatt, Montreal; W. I'olmer, C. Hewitt, A. Palmer, Troy; 8. Tbeing, |T. Waterman, Boston; D. Heelssn, Tennessee; D. Griffin, Georgia; Rev. A. Wright, Pittsburgh; Capt. Hacks tall', J. Berkhead, A. Kastman, J. Browne, Boston; A. Grant, Oswego; T. Burgess, Providence; M. F.dgerston. New London; Mr. Dexter, Boston. Citv.?Col. Cortland, Boston; W. Dewitt, Albany; B. Hammond, Providence; J. Sacrum, A. Calderon De la Barca, Rt. Hon, R Pakenham, Washington; J Kennedy, Baltimore; A. Lardncr, Philadelphia; D. Blisk, Jersey; A.^Cobreau, New Orleans; J. Story, Boston; A. Gilbert, Ogdensburgh; J. Bradford, Michigan; J Stout, New Brunswick; J. Moorehead, North Carolina; W. Braiuel, Halifax, N. 8; R. Balilt'. St. Thomas; H. Johnson, Richmond; Mr. Denmsn Baltimore; O. Heiskill, Virginia. FasisxLin?W. Reynolds, Mobile; H. Tracey, Pennsylvania; C. Plumpton, Boston; A.Brayton, Watertown; ur v.:i < ?!...-I,;- n.> I -- i lit. i Montgomery, f> Marshall, Poughkeepsie: Mr. Blauton, Norfolk; .Joi. Davit, Albany; M. Delano, New York; J. Faber, Philadelphia; H. Starkweather, Masaach use its, 8. N Hall, Connecticut. Howard.?Col. O Stevenson, Middletown; W. Houston, Pennsylvania; W. (iibba, Tuskar Island; D. Murphy, Ghent; Lieut Vavasowr, R. E., England; W. Hendrick, Saratoga Spring!; E Renean, Oswego; L. Morton, New Hampshire; J. O. Hamilton, Quebec; J. Hunt, Sardinia; J. Reyes, renmylvania; H. Peck, Haverstraw; G Righter, Col. Kraaer, Newark; 11. McKee, Georgia, D.Gregg, Pittsburgh; J. Wright, Philadelphia; B. Boylen, Connecticut; H. Burr, Philadelphia; J. KUia, Mount Pleasant; B. Broynton, KeesvilJe, Mr. Walker, Rifle Brigade, B. Army. Ji dsois'i.?M. Uuyler, Boston; R. Tafh, Providence; C. Joy, Boston; E. Hall, New York; Thos. Payne, Elisha Payne, Connecticut; H. Eaton, A. Howe. Worcester; W. Bower, Michigan; Rev. F. Close, Mr. Goodwin, Mr. Keuny, Hartford. Court or General Sessions. Before the Recorder and two Aldermen. Oct. 24.?Case of Oioar Hoyt andiCnrman Nicholli.? The jury, after being kept out for about six hours, came into court and stated that there was no probability of agreeing upon a verdict in this case, however long the y might have it under consideration. They were, therefore, discharged. Wolf Burroughs, having a few days ago, plead guilty to an indictment for forging a check in the name of James W Geary, was placed at the bar, and sentenced to be imprisoned in the State prison for two years. Edward Harrison plead guilty to a grand larceny, and was also sent to Sing Sing for two ysars. Andrew J. Quick, > lias Arthur Campbell, a young lad, also plead guilty to a grand larceny, in stealing about $60 worth of silver ware, and was sent to the House of Refuge. The court then adjourned for the term. Court Calendar for Monday. Srraaioa Court.?61,18, 12, 19, 190, 200, 31,202 , 70, 28, 37, 205, JOS, J0tl, J10, 4, 144, 59, 94, 194, 23, 206, .34. common Plras?Part 1?Not. 61, 65,67, 6?, 71, 71, 76, 77, 8.3, 86. i -NOW 14,16,9, 10, 214,38,40, 42, 308, 60, 60, | 64, 304, 66 , 60, 62. .... I Krllgloiia InttllWrnrr. Calendar vor October?'J* 'JOtp Sunday after Trinity. 98 St. Simon and St. Jude the Apostles , A special meeting of the Komen Catholic Halt Orphan \ayluin Society will be held on Wa<taa*day,the 98th inst, -I hull-past 7 o'clock, in the basement of the Church of St. Vincent d? Paul, in Canal street, to adopt such measures as will enable the society to render the most efficient aid to the Asylum during the coming winter. The Rev B K. Barrett will deliver a course of public j Lectures on the Sacred Scripture, in the New York So ciety Library Building, corner of Broadway and Leon nrd street, on successive Sabbath evenings, commencing at 7 o'clock. Introductory lecture this evening. The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Mana' i gers of the New York Sunday 8chool Union, will be" ' held on Wednesday 93th inst, at Public School Hall, cor' ! ner (Ji and and Kim streets, at hall-past seven o'clock j P.M. In the CnDsistery Room of the Reformed Dutch Church, entrance in Kulton street, near William, there | are services in French, every Sunday at half past ten | o'clock A.M. by the Rev. J. D. L. Zender. of Paris. The Sunday schools attached to Rutgers street chnrcb will celebrate their :19th anniversary this day. The twenty tith anniversary (and ninth of the infant class) oi S. S No. 41, attached to tha Reformed Dutch Church in Market street, will be celebrated this evening. The r. gular monthly meeting of the board of managers of the New York Sunday School Union, will be held on Wednesday. 98th inst, at Public School Hall, corner Grand and Kim streets, at half-past 7 o'clock P.M. The 8th anniversary of the Youth's Missionary Socio' ty of Spring street church will bo held this evening) Oct 96. at liall past seven o'clock, when the annual re* port will be read, and several addreaaas delivered. The semi-annual meeting of the N. York City Mater, nal Association will he held in the Allen street I'resby. terian church on Wednesday, Oct. 98th,at 1 o'clock P.M The Lord Bishop of Newfoundland tailed from St John's about the middle of September, in the "Church .Ship," on a mission to Kngland, to Oollect funds to ru build the Cathedral church of St. John's, which was de< stroyed by the late disastrous lire in that city The Right Rev^ Bp. Kenrick has raturnr home in the eiljO J III Bill UI KUUU UORIUI.

M. lllnnchet, one of the canons who was nominated at Rome, for the office of Archbishop of Oregon, was recently consecrated in the Romish cathedral at Montreal. The llev. Charles H. Alden, of tho navy, chaplain at the IVusncola station, died on Thursday, the 34th inst. He is spoken of as a most estimable gentleman and upright Christian minister. A special meeting of the Christian Doctrine Library Society will be held in the basement of the church of the Nativity, 3d Avenue, this afternoon. The Rev. Dr. Higbee is expected to preach this eveing at the Church of the Good Shepherd, corner of Market ur.d Monroe streets. A collection will be taken to aid in defraying the quarterly expanses. St. Matthew's Church, in Christopher street, is open for Divine worship on the evening of every Sunday, and will so coutinue through the ensuing winter. Divine service is held every Sunday in the Floating Church of the Holy Comforter, foot of Dey street, N. R, at 10X A. M and 3 P. M. The two following Series of Discourses will be deli vered by the Rector, the Rev. R. C. Shimeall, in St. Jude's Church, on the morniiw and evening of each Sunday, until completed?the first, the " Great Salvation the plea for its acceptance ; and the inevitable perdition consequent upon its neglect (The morning course.) The 3d, On the Vices and theVirtues?Addressed to the Young. This series will be illustrated by copious references to incidents in the lives of the most distinguished personages of History, sacred and profane, ancient and modern. Subject for next Sunday evening, the following Youthful Industry, rightly directed, the only effectual Saleguard against the demoralizing tendencies of the times. The Synod of New York met at Peekskill on Tuesday, Oct. 30th, at half past 3 'clock, P. M , and was opened with a sermon by the Moderator, Rev. James M. MacDonald, from Matt xx. 33, 33. Rev. Hugh N, Wilson, of the Presbytery of Long Island, was chosen Moderator, and Rev. W. D. Snodgrass, D. D., and Rev. E. D. G. Prime, were chosen Clerks. The Synod toward the r inse of the Session adopted a resolution anpointinsr a committee te obtain a chaplain for the military detachment about to be drafted from this State to prosecute the Mexican war, andto raise means for his support. Synod adjourned on Wednesday evening to meet next year in the 1st Presbyterian Church in New York. The Syned of New York and New Jersey met on 1 Tuesday evening and was opened with a sermon by the list Moderator, the Rev. Mr. Ludlow,*of Poughkeepsie. The Rev. Henry A. Rowland was elected Moderator, and Rev. Messre Seymour and Lewis. Clerks. The following is a list of clergymen that have embraced the Church of Rome Namei. Dioctsri Date of Brought up at. Defection. Rev. V. H. Barber, Jr... New Yor*. .1815, Congregationalisr " V. H. Barber, Sen. .Connecticut. 1816, Congregatiou&list " John Kewley New York...1816, Methodist. " Pierce Connelly... Mississippi. .1816, Presbyterian. " J.R. Baylry New York... 1812, Episcopalian. " llenry Major Pennsylvania. 1816, Methodist. N. A. Hewitt Maryland... 1846, Congregational ist " E. P. Wad hams... New York. ..1846, Presbyterian. " Wm. H. Hoyt Vermont... 1116, Congregationalist CAMDIDATEs'lOH ORDERS. Mr. Clarence Walworth, W. N.York. .1845, Presbyterian. " B. B. J. McMaster. .New York. ...1845, Hef. Scotch Pres. " ?? Putnam N. Carolina. .1845, Cougregationalist The correspondence between the Rev. S. Cob at, the new Bishop to Jerusalem, and the Chevalier Bunsen, Prussian Ambassador to the Court of London, has been published. It appears from this, contrary to certain statements <JT the Weekly Dispatch, and other Tractarian journals, that the Bishopric was offered to Mr. Gobat, with the direct previous sanction of the Archbishop of Canteibury. On Friday, the 9th inst. the ceremony of taking the veil took place for the first time in Chicago. At a grand Pontifical High Mass celebrated by the Rt. Rev. Dr. Quarter, two of the devoted ladies that embarked from Pittsburgh to form in Chicago a foundation of the order of Mercy, received at the hands of the Bishop the White Veil. The names of the postulants are Miss Mary Eliza Corbitt?called in religion, Sister Mary Josephine, (choir Sister) and Sister Mary Kva Juridth, called in religion, Sister Mary Veronica (lay Sister) Rev. John Grigg has resigned the rectorship of the church of the Crucifixion, with the view of establishing a missionary church in another part of the city ; and the Rev. Dr. Schroeder, has accepted the unanimous call of the wardens and vestry of that church, as rector, commencing on Sunday morning next. In a book entitled "History of Churches in New York," we find some curious lacts. There are two floating churches in, or rather out of the city, and one church murituallv afloat that is. a church of no narticular de nomination. Four churches have gone over from one denomination to another?clergymen, congregation, church and all. Some church edifice* have been put to very base uses, |and among them we find that one nas been a prison and a riding school, and is now a post office ; another is an eating saloon ; another was leased lor a museum ; another a seed store ; another was used as a barracks for soldiery ; and another, which was the scene of contention for years, has become a public stable. A theatre was reformed to a church, but has since degenerated into a perfumery. Among other things we may notice that all the Methodist churches, except two, have I free seats?an example worthy of all imitation. Owing to the increase of catholicity in St. Louis, the | learned and zealous bishoD of the diocese, the Right Rev. ; Dr. Kenrick, has secured tliree or lour large and spacious 1 lots of ground in the city of St Louis and it* vicinity,upon which ne purposes next spring to commence erecting three or four churches We learn that the Catholic Bishop of Chicago laid the comer stone of a new rhurch, at La Salle, La Salle county, 111., on tho l.sth inst. On Sunday, the 18th, he was to have officiated in Springfield, the capital of the State.? On Tuesday, the 20th, he was to have administered the Sacrament of Confirmation 'at Alton During tho week he will visit the congregations of Belleville, Prairieville, Randolph county, and will reach Kaskaskia for Sunday, the 25th. During the following week he is to visit the several scattered congregations lying along the extreme south of the State, and is expected at Ste Marie of the woods, Ticquets Settlement, Jasper county, for Sunday, the 1st of November. We learn, that on Tuesday, the 23d nit., Bishop Browuell, of Connecticut, consecrated Christ Church, Canaan, Litchfield county. We learn, that on the Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity, I Bishop Cohbs admitted to the Order of the Priesthood, in ; St. Stephen's Church, Kutaw, Greene county, Alabama, th. F? r L' nn.l L* 117 Ralrer /laaenna ' I lie rvc V. 1T1QHIB. V. r I Ul<l r. vv ( uvmviw. The Rev. O. F. Starkey has become an assistant ministar in Trinity Church, Utica, N. Y. The Rev. Lloyd Windsor has changed from Lockport, N. Y., to Trinity Church, Cleveland, Ohio, vice Rev. Richard Bury, resigned. The Rev. Samuel T. Lord has changed from Bloomsburg to Meadville, Fa The Rev. B. B. Killikelly has changed from Vincennes to St. Mary's Church, Delphi, Carroll county, la. Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity, September 30. The Bishop of Maryland, " agreeably to the practice of the Primitive Church," and tne twentieth Canon of the General Convention of 1833, held his autumnal ordination in St Paul's Church, Baltimore. Messrs. Hanson T. Wili coxon. Thomas R. B. Trader, and James Moore, wereld{ mitted to the holy order of Deacons, and the Reverend | Samuel Ridout, M. D , William H. Clarke, Robert M. Mitcheson, and Francis Asbury Baker, Deacons, were admitted to the Priesthood. The Rev. Hanson T. Wilcoxon has received an appointment as missionary, tinder the ecclesiastical authority of the diocese, in All Saint's Parish, Frederick county, and especially for Harriott Chapel, Catoetin Furnace ; such appointment having been desired by the rector of the peThe Rev. Thomas R. B. Trader has received as appointment as missionary, under the ecclesiastical authority of the diocese, for the congregation worshipping in the new edifice known as St. Matthew's Church, in All Hallow's parish, Worcester county, and for the collection of a congregation at or near the site.of St. James's Chapel, in the same perish; such appointment having the consent and approbation of the rector of the parish. The Rev. Carter Page has been received into the diocese by letter dimissory from the Rt. Rev. the Bishop of South Carolina It is understood that he is to take charge of Cranmer Chapel, in Baltimore. Mr. F. Franklin Daahiell, A. B , Trin, Coll. Hartf., has been admitted a candidate for Holy orders, on the recommendation of the Standing Committee, under date of September 17th. Ths Mails of the Caledonia.?We noticed, yesterday, near the Custom House, a large number of bundles of Lnglish newspapers, forwarded by the Caledonia, and directed to Southern papers, reading rooms, kc. Some of the New York papers, wo perceive, are finding fault at the non-receipt of their files, and attributing it to neglect in the Boston post office. It appears, however, that these papers were not put into the mail bags, but the bag or package in which they were enclosed was forwarded as freight, and as freight, taken to the Custom House, where they were inspected, and a part of them sent to the post office the same day. Another portion of them was afterwards discovered, and probably forwarded yesterday afternoon. If the Kuropean agent of the New Vork papers thinks proper te forward uieir bundles with the freight, they must of course pass through the Custom House.?Baton Journal, 33d intl. Ai.?awt, Oct. 33d, ISffi. I Hi R'qvttition for Report?Captain | Murria?Tht Canalt. Rumors have been circulated very freely for several weeks past, that requisitions have been or were to be made upon the northern States, for several regiments of troops to co operate with the army now in Mexico- | Upon enquiry, this morning, 1 learn that no requisition has been made upon the Governor of this State fortroopa, and that none will be made before the next meeting of Congress. 1 am also told, upon what would appear to be reliable authority, that, notwithstanding all the assertions to the contrary, no requisition has been made upon the i Governor of Pennsylvania for troops. The above information is given on good authority. A meeting was he^i in this city on the evening of the . 31st inst., to devise measures for the removal of the remains of the lamented CapL L. N. Morris, from Monterey to this city. This gallant officer fell while fighting be- 1 fore Monterey. His body will be forwarded to New Orleans in a government vessel, and from thence te this i city, by the overland route. The meeting above alluded I to, appointed a committee of gentlemen who have already taken the proper steps for the removal of the body, which will be buried with distinguished honors. The tiAirornnp i\\m (InmntrnlUr arui th#? Attnrnaw I lonavol n/ 1 this State, are absent on a visit of inspection of the Northern State Prison, at Clinton county. They are, by ; law, inspectors of this institution. They are expected to return to-morrow, or on Monday. Kxlraordinary elferts have recently been made by the Wright-Van Buren wins of the democratic party of this State to effect a reconciliation with the conservative division by a liberal compromise of their difficulties. The radicals are apparently too late ; for notwitstanding that they have met in convention and re-nominated the conservative candidates for county offices, there is still a disposition among the conservatives to eschew all connexion with them. A call of a conservative meeting, signed , by about 600 men, appeared in the Jlrgut of this morn- ] ing. The place designated for this meeting was the scene of the celebrated riot last spring The object of this . meeting is "to consider and act upon certain political wrongs with which the radicals are charged. We do ' not apprehend any difficulty at this meeting, unless the , radicals attempt to interfere with its organization or pro- 1 ccedings. We shall endeavor to be present. It is sup- j posed that an effort will be made by the radicals to influence the action of the meeting. The noble steamer Isaac Newton broke her starboard wheel last evening. The paddles caught up an immense log. which was floating in the river, and the wheel was broken at the first revolution. The iqiury did not materially affect her speed. This is indeed a noble ' boat. She left the wharf foot of Courtlandt street, \ with the Kmpire a length ahead ; the Newton ! passed her competitor with esse before sailing 1 three miles. She is managed with great skill and judg. j ment, and her officers would honor the quarter deck of a frigate. The canal will evidently soon close, and forwarders aro despatching merchandize with great celerity. The weather is excessively cold, and ice made in many places last night. Svaacusx, Oct. 29, 1840. Whig Convention?Politico in Omeral?Tall Timet. Yesterday the whig young men of New York, held a mass meeting in this place?all but the "mass." It was not well attended. The day has gone by for mass meetings, I think. The delegates in attendance, flushed with the news from Pennsylvania and Ohio, are full of confidence in the success ol the whig party in this State. They are deter- j mined to "go it while they are Young." Several adJre .ses were made by gentlemen from the I uuiereiu iockiju?i, chcu vwiy cuuiiueui wm iur. i uuiig ; would get large majority in the 8tate. Mr. Huiband, from Rochester, who has been an active temperance lecturer?an abolition lecturer?a moral reform lecturer, and hai now joined the whig party, made a speech of some length, which was highly applauded. Politics, in the county of Onondaga, as in most other localities, look rather squally. The entire "rank and file" of neither party will vote the clean ticket, and it is very probable some candidates will be elected from each. In the recent Convention of the democrats of thiscoun ty, tho "hunkers" succeeded in nominating most of their friends. The result was unexpected by the "barnburners." From what 1 can learn in this portion of the State^tbe vote of this fall will be a very spo ted and curious affair ?anotherfact, showing the constantly diminishing confidence ef the people in political leadership ana demagogueism. Kverything indicates revolution?or, at least, a great breaking up or parties,as now organized. Think you that result will be a calamity 7 I think not We are entering upon "tall times" in the political world. I have just visited Utica?stopping at that new and excellent Hotel?the McOregor House?by your amiable fellow countryman. 1 found several leading politicians of both parties, whig and democrat, warmly discussing the probable result in that county. The conceded idea seemed to be, that neither party could form anything like a correct opinion of the result Besides the divisions among whigs and democrats, growing out ofhunkerism, barn-burnerism, and anti-rentism, there are many who will vote "irregular" tickets, in consequence of their various views on the temperance question. The pro-liceacers will oppose the temperance men, and the anti-licencers will oppose the licence men?then the abolitionists come in for a share of the votes. Borne are for the Constitution as amended, and others against it So we go. R&mblcb. Police Intelligence. Uct. 24 ? Uurgiaiv.? umcers Kobbins and Cabre, 01 the 10th ward, arrested last night Richard Jollie, John Moran and Edward McLaughlin, on a charge of burglariously entering the premises occupied by Mr. Jehn 11 van, residing in 33d street, near the 0th avenue, and stealing therefrom an overcoat and $5 in money. A part.of the money was found on the nersons of the accused, which corresponded exactly with the money stolen. The coat was ' subsequently recovered by the above officers, at a house i in 40th street. Committee for trial by Justice Roome. 0Jittempt to Ret eve m Stare?Quite an excitement took place yesterday in Centre street, near Reade, also around i the Tombs, in consequence of an attempt being made by about 300 negroes, to rescue a slave called Oeorge Kirk, | from the custody of Mr. Fallon, the keeper of the City Prison. It appears this negro slave is a runaway from Savannah, Oeorgia, ho having secreted himself on board ' the brig Mobile, and upon the vessel arriving at this port, | a few days ago, he was discovered on hoard, arrested by | the Captain, and placed in the City Prison, in order to be i sent back again to his master. The abolitionists having ! taken hold of the case, a writ of haheat corput was ob- j tained from Judge Edmonds, directing the keeper of the city prison to bring the slave before him for the purpose j of investigation. This was done yesterday morning, and ! the Court being occupied with another case, the Judge remanded the prisoner back to prison until Monday next, 1 for the hearing, and on returning again with the slave to the tombs, Mr. Fallon and one of the deputsie, Mr. Bo- j gart, were violently attacked by about 300 negroes, in Centre street, opposite Reade atreet, who endeavored to j rescue the prisoner from their custody. However, after a severe fight, Mr. Fallon succeeded in maintaining possession of the slave, and by the aid of several officers and citizens, two of the negro ringleaders in this attempt, were captured and carried to the police office, where they gave their names as William Burrows and William White Subsequently, two more black fellows were arrested, after a sharp chase up Leonard street and along Broadway, and were "pinned" in White street, whose names are James Webb and James Boyce. The parties were all committed to prison for trial by Justice Drinker, in default of $1,000 each, for their appearance at Court. Stealing a Hortt and Wagon? Officer Davison, of the 13th ward, arrested yesterday, a black fellow called Jas. Townsend, on a charge of stealing a horse and wagon from the Washington market, the property of Mrs. Elizabeth C. Vile, residing at No. 165 Lewis street. Committed by Justice Roome for examination. F". Taken from a Thief.?A large box of tobacco, marked W. H. Curtis, Burlington.Vt.,was taken from two thieves on the corner of Peck Blip and Dover st., by officer Allen, of the 4th ward. The thieves dropped the box and made their escape. An owner is wanted; apply to the above office. a Petit Lareenie$.?Officer Applegate, of the 6th ward, arrested yesterday an old loafer thief called Bob Straham, whom he detected stealing a lot of pig iron from the sloop Nancy Rose, belonging to Edward Sharron. Locked up James Qreen was brought in for stealing $4 from Robert Neary Locked up. Bridget McOermott was likewise arrested for steeling 17 pieces of wearing apparel, belonging to Patrick Hunt Locked up. Bill Haines and Bill Campbell were arrested on suspicion of stealing a lot o( singing birds. Locked up for examination. The Recent Gai.e?Scientific Observations.? The New Haven Palladium contains the annexed communication from Prof Olmsted, of Yale College, giving the result of his observations during the rise and progress of the severe gale of Tuesday last. The statistics are matters of interest to all, and particularly so to meteorologist*: ? As esrly as the morning of the 12th, after a long drought, signs began to appear indicating an approaching storm, and these were successively multiplied, until the afternoon of the 13th, when a violent gale commenced and lasted for several hours. The signs referred to were such as the following: 1. Diminished draught of chimney*. 3. Increased distinctness of distant sound*. 3. Kail of the barometer, at firtt gradual, but afterward* accelerated, having for many previous day* been stationary at about 30. 30 inches. 4. Rise of the thermometer. 6. Wind vibrating between 8. E. and N. E. 6. Pretence of a peculiar cloud, called the nimbus, or rain-cloud. As it is a matter of interest to meteorologists, to he able to compare observations on storms, made at different places, we subjoin the following, made at Tale Col lege:? | Time. Barometer. Thermometer. Wind. A. M. lOh 30.06 63 deg. S. E. N. E. ( 11 -30 03 65 " I 13 39 77 63X" | r. M. 1 30 70 S3 " 3 30 S3 04 " S 30.50 64K" 5 30 33 64 *' 6 T0 30 64 " 7 30m.30 31 0 30m. 30 31 II 30 40 Oct. 14, 8 A.M. 30.73 The most rapid fall of the barometer was from 8 te 6 o'clock, being at the rate of H6 hundredths of an inch per hour. The lowest depression was at 6 o'clock, after which the mercury began to rise very slowly, the wind 1 varying gradually from S to \V. The gale was most 1 severe from 3 to A o'clock, during which time it rainotl moderately. It ia believed that the central and more vio- \ lent parts of tha storm passed to the eastward of this Pl?C? AtsoTHra BaesK.iv tub Ctstu-A letter from Utica, ' to the dlhany Jttla\, written on Thursday, says A ! break occurred last night in the Erie Canal, about one i and a half mile* east or Oriskany. I understand it will I take about twenty four hour* to repair tha same. I ggggggggj ? The New Planet. MS [From the Boston Courier) C?MHHII)liK, OCt. Jl, 1841) r> Dear Sir?I am indebted for the following account of the verittcatjou. by the telescope. of the grand diacovery by Leverrier.'of a planet, outride of Uranus, to my friend Mr. B. A. Gould, Jr . who ii now pursuing his scientific studies at Berlin. He informs mo that he often saw Levenier at Paris, and that he does not appear to be more than thirty years old. Yours, kc., BENJAMIN PEIHCE. ? Numerous suspicions have been already excited, m consequence of the non agreement of the predicted and observed motions of Uranus, that this ditference might result from the influence of some exterior planet. The distinguished astronomer, Leverrier, of Paris, has, during the present rear, carefully Drosecuted the investigation. ana, from the magnitude and character of the perturbations not accounted for by theory .definitively obtained the position of a hitherto unknown disturbing planet. He has given the elements of this planet, and the place where it should be looked for. By letter of the 33d September, Leverrier requested Dr. Galle to search for the planet, and on the same evening Dr. Galle succeeded, by means of a careful comparison with the excellent chart constructed by Dr. Bremiker, superintendent of the Berlin Jahrbuch, (Hora xxi. of the Berlin Academy maps.) in finding a star of the 8th magnitude very near the place assigned by Leverrier. which was not upon the map. On account of its very slow motion, it was necessary to wait until the next day. On the 24th September the iter had retrograded one minute of arc from ita former poiition, thi? motion corresponding perfectly with that aisigned by the elements of Leverrier. The star is of the 8th magnitude, and even a disc seems to be perceptible ; but the discovery was only rendered possible by the precision of the map employed. The observed plaices are Berlin, m. 1.1. JIR. Dee. Sept 23d, 12th. Om. l*s. 318* 19m. 16s. 13* 34m. Bs.S. 34th 8 64 41 338 18 14 13 34 39 S. For some time to come it may be observed upon the meridian. The characterof the discovery, resulting from purely theoretical investigations, insures to Leverriar the most brilliant rank among all the discoverers of planets. MHI This planet is probably about twice the distance of Uranus from the Sun. KNCKE. Berlin, Sept. 36, 1846. Since receiving t'rofesser Peirco's letter, we are informed that the planet was probably seen on Wednesday evening at the Cambridge observatory. It is certain, at least, that a star of the 8tlt magnitude was seen, which is not in the excellent map referred to by F.ncke, and is in the very place in which the planet should be found. Another night will be needed to test this observation Its right ascension at 9 o'clock was 31h. 61m. and 33s., and ita declination was 13 degrees 33m. 8. A telegraphic despatch in the U. S. Oazette, from Sears C. Walker, states that Leverrier's planet was seen on Friday night at the Washington Observatory. At a previous observation on Wednesday evening, it is certain that a star of the eighth magnitude was seen, which is not in the excellent map referred to by Kncke, and which is in the very place in which the planet should be found. Its right ascension at 9 o'clock was 21b. 61m. and 33s , and its declination was 13 deg. 33s. [Frem the Boston Courier, Oct. 24 ] The new planet, predicted by M. Leverrier in so remarkable a manner from the perturbations of Herschel, and discovered by Dr. dalle, at Berlin, on the 33d of September, was seen from the Cambridge Observatory on the evenings of the 21st and 23d inst. It was found, wiuiuui inucn unncuiiy, witn the nve-teet equatorial, near the star a. f, No. 7648 of the British Association Catalogue. The planet bore illumination almoat aa well aa the star, which is rated of the 7th magnitude. The place of the planet, on October 21st, was? Alt 2Ih., ai>im.; Dec. I3a 33 South. W. C. B. Cambridge Observatory, Oct. 23d, J846. Circuit Court.. Before Judge Edmonds. Oct. 24 ? The New Jersey Marriage Case, John Doe us Richard Roe- This singular cause was given to thejurv yesterday, after a very lengthy charge from Judge Edmonds. The jury deliberated for about two hours, and then returned into court with a verdict for the plaintiff, which consigns Mrs. Patterson to a Lunatic Asylum for the remainder of her life. 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Pennsylvania 5's closed firm at yesterday's prices. Morris Canal went up ,'4 per cent. ^ We annex the current quotations in this market for 1 foreign and domestic exchange, for uncurrentmoney, ( and for specie forkiox exchanges London 108 a 108|f Hamburgh 3514*35)4 Paris... *". ...5f3l)fa530 Bremen 78x?"t I Amsterdam 38)fa39 I Domestic Eichisocs. 1 Boston par. a )f dis. Mobile par. a )4 dis. I Philadelphia .par. a S, do New Orleans.. ida )4 dis. i Baltimore.... )f a lf do Nashville... ..2|fa 3 dis Richmond.... 1 a I V, do St. Louis 2 a 2)4 do i, Wilm'toii, NC.2 a 2 If do Louisville.... Ufa 2 do t Charleston ... 1 a 1)4 do Cincinnatti.. ..2)ta 3 do Savannah l)f a 2 do Pittsburg lUa 1)4 do * Augusta ivj a 2 do Detroit 2)fa 3 do . Columbus... .1)< a 2 do Buffalo 1 a 1)4 do ' Apalachicola. ,l)fa 2 do Albany )4a? ' UlVCURRKNT MONEY. ' Bought at. Sold at. Bought at. Sold at. New England .If dis. par. Mobile, sp pg.1)4 dis. 1 do " Alb.,Troy,Jtc, >4 do )f do New Orleans.IV, do If do ! N. V. country. K do 2-5 do Ohio IJf do l)f <1? New Jersey.. Ji do if do Indiana 2 do 1)4 do ? Philadelphia.. V do par. Kentucky.... IJf do l)ado " Baltimore ... J, do )f dis. Tennessee.. .3 do 2)f do Virginia Df do if do Missouri l|f do 1>? do N. Carolina.. 2 do ll^do, Michigan.... 3 do 2 do 8 Carolina.. .1)4 do 1 do Canada.. ,|,. .3)4 do 2|f do Georgia ljf do 1 do " Quotations roa Spsicie. Z Per cent. Value. Amer. gold, old. .106 a 106)4 Carolus dollars. .104 a 106 \ do do new..100 a 100L Kive francs 93)fa 94 Half dollars par a lOO'f Doubloons 15 10 a 16 00 ! Portuguese gold. .100 a loo1* Do patriot.. 15 55 a 15 60 Spanish dollars. ..103 a 105 Sovereigns 4 85 a 4 87 , do quarters.. .99 a 100 Do light.... 4 82 a 4 85 ! Mexican dollars. .lOfllfa 100)4 Heavy guineas 5 00 a ! do quarters...99 a 100 Napoleons.... 3 83 a | Quotations for foreign exchange are steadily declin; ing, and from present indications, we should judge that j rates would reach the lowest level. We anticipate a re ; ry large importation of specie from Great Britain, with V in the next lix months. Shipment* of prodnce from thia E and other port* of this country, to foreign market*,have 1 already been very extensive, and there i* every proba ' ' bility of their exceeding any previou* period. There t are about twenty vessels in this port, loading with grain el I and ether agricultural products, for Europe, principally ^ j for Great Britain. Several of our largest packet ship* V | are filling up with corn and wheat, in bulk, at very high ' rate* of freight Immeme quantities of cheese are go; ing forward, and all other kinds of provisions. There ia ! more activity among produce shipper* than we have noi ticed for year*; and the market* of Europe will be flood{ ed with all kind* of food from this country. The anxio ! ty in this market appears to be to get forward supplies as rapidly a* possible. This tends to advance price* here more rapidly than other circumstances will warrant, and j we fear shippers at present prices will realise a loss on the other side. The charges on shipments to, and sales in, the Liverpool market, added to the first cost at pre. sent prices, cannot bo covered by the ruling rate* in that market. Sale* in this market, at current price*, will ,?j iunil ?iii|inienu on domestic account. i ; The annexed statement exhibits the quantity of ceo ^ tain staple articles exported from this port for the week i ending the 23d instant : ? COMMERCE or THE ToRT OF NEW YORS. EXPORTS FOR OWF WEEK. 7*0 Great Britain. i Indian corn bush. Si ,"29 Stares M, 10,000 i Cheese lbs 281,823 Beef. tierces, 38 h Ashes bids. 50 lt-ef libit. 540 I Hour 12,5 2 Whalebone..:....lbs. 19.533 1 Rice lbs. 201.628 Tallow 6 218 c Butter 9,629 Wheat bash. 23,514 I ' Turpentine .....bbls. 000 Pork...,. bbls 840 >i Cotton bales, 137 Tobacco, manuf. .lbs. 6.000 Wool 139 Hides 21 000 i Apples bbls. 300 Rosin bbls. 1.0,11 'i 1 Lard lbs. 123.166 To France. ! Rice Ins, 182.562 lions bales, 91 , Wheat bash. 3.216 Tallow lbs. 72 388 * Hides lbs. 42.814 Lard 31.859 Whalebone 5 900 Stares M, 8,200 Cotton bales, 053 'l'n rtri/irb SortK Jiwrii an Coloni't. Pork bbls. 1,300 Kh'ur bbls. 2.744 Beef '41 Butter lbs. 30,772 I l To St limninno. I ' Dry fish Ihs. 42.471 Lard lbs. 7,187 ' t Flour bbls. 1,200 llama 3,318 I ' Flour hall bbls. 20 Href hblt. 20 i Pork bbls. 49i ' heese lbs. 2,764 ' ' To Britith Wml Indict. ls - { ? ? V .>??!' 2 ,79 B"f half bbla. M J Hour half bbla. !)2 Hay hair a, 122 # l'<>'k bill. 4411 Wheat bn.h. 1,059 'i?ra baah. 1,554 Rye llour bbla. IT 'lata Live Slock. ' hreae lbs. 67.600 Main M t> Lard.... 4,129 Hnraea ! er iiromeal bbli. 123 Oien.... : 1* >r Mutter |b?. 6.916 Cnwi 1 Co R'Cr. . : 5.036 Sheep 'J m Beef. bbla. 5 bl To Dnnith H'rtt Indict if Rice Iba. 1,619 Sutter Iba. 99? i| Beef bbla. 47 Hye bbla. If Klour I,5'0 Pork 3"1 4k Lard Iba. R.3f9 t hecal Iba. 1,0" Hama 1,007 Cornmeal bbla. Ml J Thli include! tho clearance! for the week at the cui If torn home. The akipnaenta made linen the arrival of the Caledonia, are not included in the above, ai they are now going on board ahip. It will be perceived that the exportation of rice, in the above week, wai large. In time* of acarc.ity of food in Europe, the poorer clanea con a ume largo queatitiea of rice, it being a cheap and nntri tiom article. Cornmeal will come into competition -wk rice, and when once need, will become generally twl