Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 7, 1847, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 7, 1847 Page 1
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M. Ill M III J j_ IM IIJI jj? ! I , I TH Vflb JUL N. I&7?WImU Mm. MM. THE NEW TORE HERALD ESTABLISHMENT. Kiirth wwt cornor of Kolton ond Raana at*. JAMES SORDQN BENNETT, PROPRIETOR. VIKCUIiATIttN ?KORTT TUOVIAHD. DAILY HERALD?Every day, Price i cenu per copy?$7 U Per annum?payable in advance. WEEKLY HERALD?Erery Sainrdaa?Priee 8X cent* per cony?S3 I3W ceut. per annum?payable In advance. HERALD <-Xih EUROPE?Every Steam Packet day? Trice <iX cent* per cepy?$3 per annnm, payable in advance. HOLIDAY HERALD?PuMished uu the lit of January and I'.tai July of each year?siugle copies sixpence each. AD V EUTISEMKNTS, at the usual prices?always cash ia a v i ce. Advrrosement* should be written iu a plain, legible manuni The Proprietor will not be responsible for errors that may occur ulhern. PKlNTINo of all khids executed beautifully and with despatch. All letters or communications by mail, addressed to the establishment, most be post paid, or the postage will bo does rt?d from ilia snbacrinrioessuonov remitted. MTO LET?THE GREENWICH THEATRE AND garden, will be let to a good tenant, on favorable terms. It could uow be leased to one of the first t ieal. ,cal companies in the United States, for two mouths durine summer. Apply to J. T. FARI8H, jri 7t?rc No. 76 Broad stTeet. JrA. FURNISHED ROOMS TO LET.?Three upper p-W rooms, suitable for single gentlemen, to let in BroadjlUtiLwav,opposite the City Hall. The rooms have been new throughout. Term* for one $ I 50 to $2 each per week" For further particular*, apply at I If Warren afreet. ji 3t*rc mFOU SALE?THE YONKER8 MANSION House, outbuilding*, and seven acre* of laud?the whole or a part, to anit purchasers, and on the mod accommodating term*. This extensive building cemmaudaa magnificent riew oil the Hudaon River, from It to 15 milea in each direction. Tilt hnnae ia SO feet square; carriage house !i> feet square, with stabling lor one hnndred horses; shed 61 i< et in length; all nearly new, and in complete order. There i> also a fish poml and water power, with a never failing stream < t water running through the middle of the grounds, as pure as Croton. The Hudson River Railroad is to run wtthiu three hundred yards in Irout of the property, and about the same dtst nice south of the vill ge of Yonhers, where the depot is to be Incited. There are fire well conducted schools, all wi'hin ahalf mile. Two splendid fast sailing stramboats ply daily to and from the city; and stages also run daily in connection wiihthe Harlem Railroad. For terms apply to William Kellinger, at the Williamsburgh ferry, at the foot of Delancy street, or upon the prenygf*. _ je< l lt?rc M PRODUCTIVE PROPERTY IN PHILADELPHIA for sale, or will be exchanged for house and lot or lots, in the neighborhood of Srcoud Avenue, and betwin.i 1th mil 20th streets. Any communication may be sent to R M. H., box 1470, Post Office, New York J jr3."71 rU MBKEKMAN HOUSE. No. 66 Beekman street, (late Mrs. Floyd's.)?The proprietor begs leave to announce to his friends and acquaintances, that he has opened the ahove.mmed house, and Hatters himself that, by strict attention to business, to merit a share of public patronage. The finest liquors that Cun be procured are at his bar, aud the beat flavored segnrs. _ He will be happy to aee his old friends, and respectfully solicits a call. There are over thirty single lodging rooms, which will at least be equal to auy in the city, in point of cleanliness and respectful attention. Single meals at all hours of the day and evening. Open till 2 o'clock, A. M. .a free lunch served up every day at U o'clock. tn212w?rc JOSEPH WILSON. M PAVILION, NEW BRIGHTON, Slaten Uland.Tlie proprietor bega to inform his friends and the public, that he has made considerable alterations and improve meat* in this establishment since the last season. He has erected a large building, containing thirty-three rooms, altogether disconnected from the main body of lite pavilion. These rooms are intended for gentlemen only; they nreof a comfortable sire, light, and welfventilated, and superior in nil respects to those generally denominated single rooms ia the various watering places throughout the country. The proprietor is now ready to treat with families or parties wishing to engage rooms for the season. Letters addressed to hun at the City Hotel, Broadway, will receive immediate attcntiou. A steamboat runs between New York and New Brighton, at the following hours, viz:? From New Brighton?At t and 11 A. M, and 2 and 5:20 P. M. From pier No. T North River, New Yorlt?At 9 A. b^. and 12 M, and 3Si, 5 and 6 P. M., and more frequent communications will be entablished as the seaa-m advances. The Pavilion is now ready for the reception of Company. ap2.'i tfrc F. BLAN' ARD. MONTREAL OANADA.?TO LEI?i sp.cioua Ij'jH newly constructed Hotel, nearly finished, situated in JUULche best and most accessible part of the City of Montred, on the Custom House Square, overlooking the whsrf, commanding a beautiful view of the River St. Lawrence, the Island of St. Helens and (lie shipping. Tho river steamboats land in the immediate vicinity, mid it is the first hotel of its el.iss th il presents itself to tourists. The building is of cut stone, iu the best style of modern architecture, and iu the interior arrangement will be tound all the details of an extensive establishment, including a spacious Dining Room, l'arlor and Sitting Rooms, with forty-five Bed Rooms, aud every other requisite of domestic comfort For further particulars, apply to the proprietor, Montreal, May 26. 1817. WILLIAM DOW. my, lot*re m? FOR SALE-WESTCHKSTEK LANU-Xo genMHtlemrii in want of sites for Country Seats?To Market ^Sm^G trdener* in want of land for Gardens; and to all persoua wishing a location in the neighborhood of New York. 40(1 acres of Laud in the town of Westchester, within nine miles of the City Hall, with right of passing over Harlem Bridge free of toll, arc uow ottered at private sale, in jots, containing from five to fifty acres each. The lands are within fifteen minutes walk of the railroad; front on good roads; are iu the neighborhood of schools, and churches of different denominations; the water is good, and location healthy. Tide indisputable. Terms moderate. Apply to GOUVEKNEUR AIORRIS, Morrisania, Westchester Co.?or to WALTER RUTHERFORD, Counsellor, ml4 30t*r 79 Nassau street. New York. TO FOREIGN GENTLEMEN arriving iu the JfMIUmted States, or others, desirous of purchasing a per s*Le.miurnt Country Residence in Pennsylvania.?The subscriber otters for sale his Farm, situated iu Montgomery co., Pennsylvania, 1 Unites north of Philadelphia. It contains 308 acres of laud. 288 acres of which are in the highest stale of cultivation, producing wheat, rye. [iidiau corn and hay .equal to any upland farm?ihe remaining 20 acres being woodland. On tlie premises is a fine stoue mansion, 60 feet by 45, with a verandah attached, 13 feet wide, extending the length of the house, and a large piazza on the eaat, the whole giving ample accommodations for a family of twenty persons. The pleasure g-oundx surrounding the home are shaded with eleiuut evergreens,and very beautifully laid out. There are on the farm three stone houses lb- f-rtners or tenants, together with three large stone barns, containing stabling and conveniences for a hundred head of cattle, and for the storage of 240 tons of produce, with coach house, wagon house, granary and corn cribi attached. There are also the advantages of a fine spring house, y;e house, fish pond, a garden of two acres, orchards stocked ?ith the finest Iruit, greeu house and grape wall, a stream of spring water iu every field, a dailv mail, by which, the Philadelphia and New Vork papers of the same day are received, and an omiiibos passing ihe gate morning and evening. In the immediate vicinity are Episcopal, Lutheran and Preiby seriaii churches. Further description is unnecessary, as all persona wishing to purchase nre muted to call aud examine the estate. It may. however, be added, that for beauty, healthful situation, and advantages, it is not surpassed by any iu the United States. It may be well also to mention the price, which is $220 per acre. Apply to GEO. SHEAFF, Whitemarah. ml3 8t2awVre Montgomery Co. renn. ARCHY, THE ONLY REAL CATERER? JJKr. Tha Greatest Attraction Yet?26 Bull Finches, with \fKrfrom three to four tunes. Also, over 1,000 Singing TSSCCaiiariea, just imported via Bremen, selected by hia agents from the must celebrated districts of Euroiie. This variety for snugs and plumage, will be found on inspection, to eclipse any Archy has been enabled to offer. N. B.?On show the largest Cockatoo in America. Archy take i this opportunity to apprise his friends at a distance, in anticipation of this importation, that they may make early application. F. 8 ?In consequence of the limits of his old establishment, No. 4 John street, he has rented Bramble Cottage, Bloomingdale, near Burnhsm'i Hotel, for that branch of his business not connected with birds, viz: Shetland and Faucy Ponies, King Charles Spaniels, Pointers, heaud evary variety of Faucy Pigeons, Barn Door Fowls, 8tc. As usual,letters post paid will at all times meet with prompt a'trntion from A. ORIEVE, No. 4 John st. je 13'll * r BIRDS, DOGS AND PON IKS.?ATTRACTION, v/dtf? ?The great attraction for the city i* now at ^BVARCHkY'8, No. 4 John street, where nature's song "T3Sv in its most select variety, is only to be obtained from the little Robin to the Cork of the North. As usual, King Charles Spauiels, Italian Greyhounds, Set ters, Pointers, Newfoundland aud every variety of fancy Doga; also Shetland Ponies, ho. he. he. P. 8. Letters post-paid, will at all times meet with prompt attention from A. GRIEVE, 4 John street. N U- ruur Isle of Sky Terriers, imported expressly. uii30t*r _ xyyjp- LOT OK MOCKINU BIRDS?Only bird 11 worth . 'Mr nge room, aod sweeps all kind bird sjieeies song away ^Kyday or night. TaxwC. Also very flne collection Lour Breed Canary Birds. Also, lot short breed German Birds; fa<>cy Cs(es and Heed; To be seen at 355 Bowery, between 3d and 4th st. myll yit'rc H. WILLIAMS. -ev ViKS. ,Vt. W1LS4IN, ill tirand street, respectfully >31. .?in forms her friends, and strangers visiting the eity, My that she has now on hand a large and very handsome assortment of Spring Millinery, to which she tuvites their attention. Mr*. Wilson's stock comprises an assortment of the richest and most fashionable Hats, snch as Chip, Crepe, Rice, and Shirred, with a choice assortment of Straws, which she flatters herself can be sold more reasonable than at any other establishment in the eity. Conntry Milliners will do well to call before purchasing. Mrs. M. WILSON, 391 Orand st.. between Allen and Orchard sts. Ten good Milliners wanted at the above establishment. sl1?merc WATCHK8J at wholesale only.?Louis Perret, No I'a|)] John street, upstairs, importerand agent for several dbalS Swiss m unUVcturera, offers to the trade a most complete assortment of Swiss Watches of every description, of this Hprirut'a importation.'jCoontry mershantssnd dealers in general will find it greatly to the.r advantage to call as above before purchasing elsewhere. _ aSO lm*r L. WALSH h BROTHERS,French BooTMskers, No * Ann street. New Vork. French Cell Boou of the latest fashion made to order for S4 50, usually sold for $6 and S7 ; liue French Calf Boou $3 50, usually (5. Patent her Boots $7, usually sold for $10. Also. Cougrrss Boots* with patent springs. (Jentlrmen's gaiters, shoes and slippers constantly on hand, and made to order at the shortest notice. Repairing; Ike., done in the store. L WALSH It BROTHERS, my753fll?r No. 6 Ann street. '^TuTOcTirmm, 4 Ann street, are selling line jv French calf boot* st $| .V), eqnal to miy sold in this city mI9r *** or 97. Fine French hoots st $3 50, usually $5. Best rsucn pstent leather boots $7, equal to those usual I v sold at $3 and $10. A great assortment of shoes, gaiters ana slippers always on hand, and made to order at snort notice. All goods warranted to Eire satisfaction. .Mending, fcc. done in the store, Dense rail and evamin* our stork. mt3''0t*rc VOUNQ It JQNKS, 4 Ann it., nc.r Broadway * fn^NCH.BOOT gfoHE^ThVTw??TP?ri. fWitylr of r reneh Ctlf Mowed Bonu for $4 iO, equal to Wtho.e usually aold for $r, end ?7; fine French Boote for Cltv made, equal to thoee usually eold for t.V? A ho, ? ongress Boots, with patent springs; Boot*, Shots. Halters, ate., Constantly on hand, and made to order in the shortest notice. Mending;, lie. done in the store, corner of Fulton and Nassau streets, opposite the Herald office, N York, mtit Wt*|p A PUBLIC) HOUSE KOH.SALkl.?'The bar fixtures, furuiriire and lease of a public house, kept on the Kuropean plan, and one of the best locations in the city, the owierhs?< ing other business which requires his attention, induces him ttwiWi ??"" ? " "Sals' 1 I.--1 J. 1 ?'-I-- " I 'J E N fp IRE WORKS.?The moil extenaive, riaheit, biilliaut and A rarierated colored exhibitional Kireworlu tear offered to the public, ia now ready par order, with new machinery, d?>1(111, mottoae, tee. lie. k or inforinatiou, apply to J. W. HOLBCRTON, 73 Maiden lane, New York, or ISAAC EDGE, inn. Pvroiecliniit, jodllteod*r Laborarory, Jertey City. n?r the Ferry. SANS SOUL1 HOTEL?11AL.LSTON sPA.-Xhe abore eitabliahinent will be opened uuder the management of the subscriber ou the Villi day or Juue iiut. The beauty of iu situation, and its immediate vicinity to Saratoga Springe and Lake, have alwayt rendered thia place a deairable reaort duriug tbe rummer aeaaon, and the uuderaigued aaeurea thoa- who may patrouiee hitu, that uo effort ou hia part eliall be aiutred to euture ilieir comfort and approbation. jei 3taw 3wr M. J. THOMAS. F ITS! FITSl'-THE VEUE 1'ABLE EXTRACT,prepared by Dr. S. HART, is the ouly remedy for epileptic Fits, 01 balling S.cknesa, Convulsions, Spasms, Sic. This medicine, for the last sixteen years, has been tested by many persona who hare suffered with thia dreadful disease, and iu aluiust every case where it had a fair trial, has effected a permanent cure. Pamphlets containing thirty-six pages of testimony, (some of wliieh presented by eminent physicians.) tube had by apidyiug at the principal omce. Reference to Judge Randall, St East Broadway, N. If; CoI.E. Donslnw, YonkertjN. Y;Dr. W L. Monroe, Guilford, Ohio; Res Richmond laggert, West Davenport, N. V; Rer. T. L. Busluicll, Baltimore, Md; Joseph McDouL'all. East Brooklyn; W. C. Anderson, Williamsburg, Long 1st nd. Recently Cured?Mra. Joseph Bradley, 113 Orchard St., N. Y; C. H. Boughton, 302 llth St., N. Y; Mr. Ja?. Bertholf, Chester, Orange oounty, N. Y;CUarlea Brown, aailor, Thus. R. Jouea, Revenbe Cutter Spencer, together with many others whose names we are not at liberty to publish. f_ __ All communications (post paid) addressed to Dr. S. HART, (late Ivans it Halt,) will lx- punctually attended to. All ordera must be accompanied with ths mousy. The medicine, Willi full directions, is carefullytwcked in boxes, aud sent to auy part of the United States, Prices per boa $9, $IT, aud $21 Single bottles, with necessary medicines. $2. Prepared ouly by DR. 8. HART, Principe! office, 338 Broadway, (uextdoor to the Tabernacle,) N. Y. Sold also by A. Tompkins, 38 Coruhill, Boston, Mass; G. F. Thomas 8t Co., Cincinnati, Ohio. m23 eodlit* c JACOB BRA1STED respectfully informs hia Irteuds, and the public eenerally, that he has commenced the General Ageucy and Commission Business at the store of W. H. Rmiilsil. M Kssils arrest comer nf ttrosdwav tin I - Parse BuiIdiugs), where he will devote his time to effect ealee iu Real Estate, Kuruiture, Oroceriei, and merchandise in genera). Holding an anetioneer'i commission, he is prepared to attend to out-door sales of Real and Personal Estate; also, to the selling of the Kuruiture of families, at their own houses, which will at all times receive particular attention, and punctual returns made. Hotels or private dwellings will be.appraised correctly, and disposed of at the shortest notice. Liberal advances will be made on such articles as can be couveniently stored; and money loaned ou stocks, notes, and other collateral securities, for snort periods. A register will be kept for the sale or letting of houses and lots, aud other tenements. To save time and trouble to both landlord and tenant, a correct description of the premises, with the terms, are always noted. myl lmeod"r (ft KHA TO LKNl) en Bond aud Mortgage on VP wU f Wv City or Brooklyu Real Estate, in sums to suit applicants. This sum belongs to au estate in trust, and will be loaned for a term of years. Apply immediately, to 8. 8.BROAD, No. 11 Wall street, in the Croton Water office basement nl3 end2m rc A CARD.?LI. M. MEN KIH UKtHwape c tful ly calls the attention of his IViends and the public generally, to the following choice Segars, always on hand and at the most reasonable rates, at 31 William street, Antiqnedad, Eaculapin, De Meya. Ortis, Fragancia, Washington, Norriga, India, Yngenindad, Leon de Oro. Panetela. Rough and Ready, Esperanza, Eagle, L'gues, Caballeros, Norma, rureza, Iliunda. Princiiws of Justo Sana and Rendon brands. Regalias, pressed and of all description. N. B. This establishment has no connexion with any other NEUROPATHY, (Or the NURVE CURE).-Dr. HOLLICK ii now practising on the new principles explained in his Rooks end Lectnret Instead of Drugs he employs Galvanism, in various modes, it being now well known that this is the only agent capable of curing disease. Even Medicines, of every kind, or Cold Water, only act by the Galvanism they produce. They are, however, very inferior to Galvanic instruments, wluch, in proi>er hands, and applied on strictly scientific principles, are astonishingly ellicacious, particularly in Female Diseases. Ollice, 47 Warreu st. Hours from 10 A. M. till 3 P. M. my 29 Blend rc A~~ME1U(/aN TEMPER an CE "house, Worcester*, Massachusetts.?The subscribers having leased and thoroughly repaired, for a term of years, the above commodious house, situated at the statiou of the Bostou and Worcester Railroad, assure their friends and the public, that every exertion will be made to secure the comfort, and merit the petrouage of the travelling community. TUCKER (t BONNEY. Thox. Tuceer, formerly of L. 1. Railroad. ) H. T. Bonnet. ) m7 15teod*rc LADIES' DRESS, HABIT.AND PELISSE CUTTING taught in Three Leeanus.?Instruction Tn Madame Tillieux's celebrated system of Dress Cutting will be given permanently at No. (3 Chambers street, a few doors east of Broadway. Ladies in ea^y circumstances, at well ai those engaging in tiie business ol Dress Makiug, will, with three hours Instruction, be able to fit themselves and others with ease and accuracy. For the purpose of introducing this method and making it as popular hare as it has long been in Paris and Loudon, the terms are made extremely low?$3, including all the expenses. Honrs of instruction from 9 A. M. to 6 P. M. K7" Dresses cut without delay, and waarauted to fit. mlfi 3taw 4w*rc GUN COTTON?To Engineers. Miners,and Uuarrymen. The subscribers are now ready to supply Gun Cotton for the shove purposes, and recommend this article as possessing decided advantages over the use of guu powder, in not producing any smoke, in its easy introduction iutn side, or overhead blasts, and great efficiency, exceeding ti power from eight to twelve timet that of powder. Forule.r No an Soiirh Fro.., Phil..1.1.,I.i. c.fcf. LENNIG. Agent in New York, John C. Thatcher, 41 Bearer meet. myl?3taw3m?r THE YOUNG MAN'S GUIDE.?To mil those who hare been debilitated by aecret practices, the dreadful result* of solitary indulgence, neglected prirate diseases, secondary symptoms, and all the other ills that young persons are peculiarly liable to, Dr. Henry Kawcett, of 113 Greenwich street. New York, recommends his book on these distressing diseases, which treats fully of the whole of them; euabling any one to thoroughly understand the details of ins own case. Dr. F's work is only $1. His medicine, to restore those suffering from constitutional debilit-', effects in all cases a permanent and radical cure, and Can he obtained at his office, or be sent to any part of the country, ou the receipt of $13, which embraces a guarantee to the above effect. HENRY FAWCETT, M. D. my3#6teod*rc 113 Greenwich St., N. Y. Musical notice?the bcehm flute.?mr John A. Kyle, Professor of the Flute, having recently adopted the Boshm flute, is prepared to supply professors and amateurs with this instrument, manufactured in a su|>erior manner by A. O. Badger, (who received the first premium and a silver medal at the pair of the American Institute 181G The Brnhm is the ouly Bute now used in the Conservatoire, Paris, and tue Royal Academy of Music, Loudon, and in all the musical institutes in Europe, and is fast superseding the old Bute in this country, having been adopted by many ol the most eminent professors in the Uuited States. As it is of the greatest importance that amateurs should purchase a good instrument, Mr. Kyle will etamine every instrument and give a certificate or guarantee, sijfned by himself, at the time ol the sale. A scale of the Bute, with writteu instructions, will accoinpa ny each flute. Letters (post paid) addressed John A. Kyle, 486 Broome street, will receive immediate attention. Also on hand Kyle's 8-keyed Bute, manufactured as above. Instruction given on each of the above instruments. m24 MltW8t*rc FlRST PREMIU.M < RO WN WlNDOW OLASS-The Redford Crown Glass Company,haviug again rssnmed the manufacture of this justly celebrated glass, the American Institute at their las' exhibition awardetf them the first prise .aa usual, lor us superiority. j ne cntracitr 01 tne neuiora uimi nu been long established?see report of the committee at American Institute, October, 1837. Fx tract from the He|>ort of the Committee at the American Institute, October, 1837. " For richness of lustre aad brilliance of snrface, (as well as thickness anil strength,) the Redfrud Glass is the most beautifu article of the kind, that has ever Wen under our notice, eithe of domestic or foreign production?and it affords a proud specimen of the skill and enterprise of American manufacturers. The uudersigued having used the above described glass, in a great number of public and private buildings, ol the first class, accord fully with the foregoing estimate of Its merits,and particularly recommend it to all persons who reqnire a strong, durable, aud brilliant article. (Signed.) olazikri. architects. William Harsell, Robert Mills, Architect, William H. Peck. Public Btiildiugs, at Samuel Roome, Washington. Rooms k Jacobus, Martin E Thompson, Warner k Kierated. Isaiah Rogers, Seaman k Moore, Ithiel Towns. Alexander Stewart, Calvin Pollard, Cornelius McLean, Gamaliel King, John Kream. Jr. Thomas Thomas. She subscribers have been appointed sole agents for the above Glass, and are prepared to execute orders for any sixe, from 4x6 to 18x30, 1st and 3d quality. Prices currenf can be ha-1, or will be CTkER k'sMITH, myl9 30tsod?r 82 John streejt. The illustrated hand, book for" travellers. containing a description of each State, the cities, principal towns and watering places, the railroad and stage routes, price ol fare, kc , embellished with 12i highly finished engravings, and an accurate map of the United States. Just published, and for sale, wholesale and retail, by SHERMAN k SMITH, mv2?i 3tawlm*r 132 Broadway, corner Cedar at. LEHIGH COAL.?Proposals will be received until five o'clock, P. M.. on Thursday, the third day of June next, for delivering at the United States Naval Hospital, near East Brooklyn, two hundred and fifty tons of the beat, hard, white aah Lehigh Coal, weighing 3340 lbs. to the ton. The coal must be or the hardest white ash Lehigh,of the best qiiality, entirely free from slate and dirt, and of the following sixes, namely: One hundred tona of egg, broken and screened. At for use in grates or stovaa, and out hundred and fifty ton* of "steamboat coal." The whole quantity must be delivered bjr the first of September next, and will tie subject to such inspection as the Sur run of the Hospital maybe pleased to diraet. Payment will he msdr within thirty days after properly approved bills have been presented to the Navy Agent. The contract will not be given to any oue who docs not furnish satisfactory security for its faithful execution. Those who propose for the contract must state the rate per ton of 3340 lbs., fret of all costs and charges for weighing, delivering, kc., and direct their commuiiieatinna, |>oat paid, to the "Surgeon ol the U.S. Naval Hospital, New York," endorsed "Proposals for Cos)." U. S. Naval Hospital, New York, May , 1847. in8 2?w3wjr_ HANK'S PATKNT PORTABI K BATHING TUB and Shower Bath connected?A aplendid ?rnn(?mtnt.-Gentlemen about fitting up their country reaidencea. would do well to call niul eiamine them, they are juat the thing; alao a general aaanrtmeut of bathing tuba, almwrr hatha, and hatha, wholeaale and retail. CIIARI.P.8 KANK, je'i 'kit rc 177 Bowery. N.V. rpRAVKLLING TRUCKS. JOHN CATTNACH, J. Trunk Manufacturer, No. I Wall atitet, corner of Broadway, has now on hand and ronatantly making a good aaaortment of Trunka, Valiaea, Carpet Baga. and Satchela, wholeaale and 1 retail Alan, a auperior article of aole leather Trunka, aultahle for American or European travel, and rnrtmanteanaforthe French Malle Toate. Ordeta for the Weat ludiea, South America, Ac., filled with dca patch. J el 70t? rc WINK CHKAPKR THAN BRKAD ?The aubarriber offera at thia monatrnua high price of bread, choice Sherry Winea, of the very higheat gradea, iu bulla, iihda. and quarter caaka?alao,Madeira and Porta in pi|*a and hhda. A full aaaortment of Germau and French Wiuet, in caaee of one doten each. Apply to GILBERT DAVIS, je5 Itfh 45 William atreet, comer Pine. rar to N-'vjravre*&Kr" allltre No 15 and 67 Naaeau etreet. W i O NEW YORK, MONDAY ! The War, Ac. TllE U. 8. STEAMERS VIXEN AND SMTFIR*. [From the Washington Union. Juno 4 ] The return of Commander Joahua It. 8anda, Into in oommand of the U 8. eteamer Vixen, with captured gun* and other trophies from the Gulf of Mexico, has been announced in the public journal*, and advantage ia lasen 01 me occasion 10 oner 10 ins puouc iso ueepiy interested la everything that touches the honor and oonduct of our navy) a fuller notice of the services rendered by Captain Sands and hie gallant comrade, Commander Tat nail, of the U S. steamer Spitfire. Their services will long ba remembered by our fleet and army, for they form part and parcel of the late brilliant, harmonious and conibined operations of both branches of service in the Oulf of Mexico. The Vixen, carrying three 'J4-pounders. and the Spitfire one 64, and two 31pounders. (originally built for the Mexican navy) were purchased by our government on the breaking out of the war. and promptly despatched to the Oulf about the close of last August. The command, though Inferior to their grade in the service, was cheerfully aooepted by Sands and Tatnall. offloersas daring, iotrepM, and active as our service oan boast. These vessels were, apparently, no very formidable accession to tbs naval armament destined to reduce the strong cltv of Vera Cms and the impregnable oastle of 9. Juan da Ulua, but they proved themselves of eminent use and value, from their light construction and draught, in croaalng bars, ascsndTng rivers, towing largsr vesssls, landing foroes, approaching difficult places, and In many other ways, which kept them incessantly and effectively employed. The Vixen and Spitfire (or as they were called, " The Two Follies." a name of familiar endearment bestowed on them by our tars in the Gulf.) led the way In the first premature attaok on Alvarado, the circumstances of which are too well remembered by all to need any further notice here. Their next operations were at Tabasco, which they capbuiou, mvvuuiuk tur mcr upwaruB ui BlXiy mii6? ? nn event made memorable by the fall of the young and gallant Morrl?,tlio worthy and lamented ion of Commodore Morris. Tamplco wan noon after their theatre of action. Thin important oity they captured, supported by the armed boataand email craft of the squadron, and retained poseeMion of it till it waa garrisoned by a detachment of the army. An expedition waa then fitted out against Laguna, lata del Carmen, which place waa also captured about the close of Deocmbur. Here Commander Hands remained as governor for upwards of two montha. maintaining a strict blockade, until summoned to take part in the then uncertain and serious attack upon Vera Crua and Ulua. On this memorable occasion, the Vixen and Spitfire rendered the most signal services, transporting and landing the troops opposite the island of Sacrlficioua, anchoring eioae in to shore with the small Teasels of the fleet to protect the landing, where it waa anticipated, as a matter of course, that an obstinate resistance would be made. As soon as our batteries were ready, and opened upon the city of Vera Cruz, the Vixen and Spitfire took a bold position near I'unto de Hornos, whero. within range of the batteries of both city and castle, they remained all night, nonring in broadsides, till their ammunition, supplied from time to time by the fleet, was exhausted. The spectacle was, indeed, exciting (one might almost say Indlrrous) to see these small steamers in noittle attitude against the terrific battlements before tbem. Hut the gallant Tatnall, regardless of all odds, boldly proposed to his friend and oouirade, Sands, to approach and assail both town and castlo at still closer quarters ; and it was done with promptness and alacrity, oach towing In several small vessels?an act which called forth the admiration of the whole squadron and army A signal from the Commodore to recall them from tholr perilous post w. s suffered by their intrepid commanders to remain, for a long time, uns win ; nor did they retire until an officer was despatched by tno Commodore In a boat, with positive orders, when they reluctautly backed out?the boat's crew which brought the peremptory command cheering them as th?y slowly retired. Aiwr vera i_run ana me ensue nud fallen. Commodore Perry, with his wonted energy and activity, fitted out an expedition against Tuxpan. and the Vixen and Spitfire were again onthc?ing. This wan an arduous labor, and the Vixen and Spitfire stripped for it?relieving themselves of everything superfluous, even to the taking down of their inaata aud spars, to ensure the passing of the dangerous bars. With all these precautions they touched repeatedly; but their extraordinary exertions were crowned with sucoess. and they at last got safoly Into the harbor, where the ill-fated Truxton had some time before been wrecked and captured, it was a proud moment when the Vixen and Spitfire, aided by the boats and schooners, attacked the three forts that opposed them, and after a sharp action silenced them -It was here that tho gallant Tatnall received a severe wound from a musket ball, in the hand, and the Vixen was penetrated by a 34-pound ball below her water-line, whiuh, by some miracle, did not sink her, and whioh, had it (truck a few feet higher, would hare made frightful havoc on her deck, crowded as It was with marines and sailors, who were to storin the works if thev held out. But they landed In safety, took possession or the town and forts, and spent several davs In dismantling and destroying them; and it was here that they enjoyed the inexpressible satisfaction of reoapturing the guns and other materials lngloriousiy taken from the unfortuuate Trnxton, the former of which they found mounted on the works, and used against them. Commodore Perry then proceeded, in concert with a land force under General Onit.m?n ?? amki? al...... .i~ which, it wan well understood, the enemy, dismayed and discouraged, would surrender without any resistance. On arriving at Alvarado, they found the Mexicans hud retired, and the place ig possession of Lieutenant Hunter. This little sketch, Imperfect as it is, and confined to two of the smallest vessels which oomposod the armament in the Gulf, will help to show that, though the army of operations in Mexico have been on a grander scale, the navy also has done all that it was possible to do in lis more limited sphere of action. These two lKtle vessels, particularly, rendered remarkable service; though hurriedly fitted out. and, in many respects, unfitted for severe and efficient duty, they were iucessantly engaged, day and night, and their gallant commanders, who have deserved so well of their country, it is hoped will receive the reward which their Government can so easily bestow. The following letters from Commodore Perry, relate to the trophies sent home from Vera Crut, and to the services of Commander Sands Captain Sands left Vera Crut on the 10th May. reached Norfolk on the 1st of June, whence, leaving the captured guns for furtnor orders, he delivered the flags at the Navy Department. It is understood they will all be ordered to the seat of Government. Whited State* Ki.Ati-Hmr Missiisien, ) Anton Lir.ardo, May 7, 1817. $ Sib?A number of guns captured from the enemy have been placed on board the eloop-of-war St. Marys, to be tsansported to the United States ; among them, twelve brass pieces that have bee* selected as trophies. These, as well as the others, you will take charge of, and, on the arrival of the St. Marys at Norfolk, you will immodiately proceed to Washington, and report yourself to the Honorable Secretary of the Navy, who, it is presumed, will give special instructions as to the disposition of the guns referred to. It is not expected that you should have any control over the movements of the St. Marys. Very respectfully, your obedient servant, M C. PERRY. Commanding Home Squadron, Commander J. 11. Sajids, U. S. Navy, Anton Llzardo. U. S. Klau Shit Missiisirrt. ) Anton l.izardo. May 8, 1817. ) Sir?I embrace the occasion or the, return of Commander J. R. Sands to the United States, to express to the Department the high opinion I entortain of the services of that officer during a very active cruisa against the enemy, in command of the steamer Vixen?services which are reudered more praiseworthy by the privation and discomfort attending a command so inferior to his rank. This little vessel has been engaged in every naval action or skirmish that bos occurred during tne war. and has always been placed in the midst of the enemy's ilre. Having witnessed the cool and deliberate oourage of Commander Sands, and his officers and crew, on all the occasions referred to, I can with the greater propriety commend his and their gallantry to the favorable notice of the department. With great respect, 1 am. sir, your mosrobedlent servant, M. C. PERRY, Commanding Home Squadron. Hon. Jom* Y Masos. Secretary of the Navy, Washington. THK VOM'ttTKER RTAPP OP TIIK ARMY. War drummtnt, AOJT. (Jkr.'s Orrcc, ) Washington. May ?!?, 1H47. < Okivcrai. Oaovss. No. 'id.?The following order has been received from the War Department, and is published for the Information and guidance of all concerned War Dr.rARTMrvT, May 28, 1847. Under the fifth section of the act approved June 18, 1846. the number of officers for the volunteer staff for the forces called into the service of the United States, Is limited te one quartermaster and one commissary for each volunteer brigade of three regiments, and one assistant quartermaster, one assistant commissary, one surgeon, and one assistant surgeon for.each regiment. As nearly all the twelve months volunteers will be discharged in June next, and they are not to be replaced

by an equal number of regiments of similar troops for the war, a reduction of the volunteer staff now in service has therefore become necessary, and the duty of making it has devolved on the President. The performance of this duty is a matter of much delicacy, and the difficulty of making proper discriminations has been anxiously felt. The accessible means of ludging of the relative qualifications of these officers have not been very ample and no doubt many of equal merit with those retained have been left out ; and the a* reflecting on the fitness or faithfulness of those designated to retire, but It la made because the law does not author ise the President to continue all In serrlce. The President therefore dlrecti that the following nflleers he retained, to wit: ? Quurtrt matter* with the Rank of Major. 1. Samuel M. Meoney 4. BenJ. MeC ullough 2. Alexander Dunlap A. Nathaniel Andereon 1. Thomas B. Kaatlaad Auiitant Quartrrmailrri with the Rank of Captain. 1. TheodoreO'Hara II. Oeorge M Lauman a. Joeeph Naper Id. Haml II. Montgomery A. Alaneon W. Knoe 13 Samuel MeGowan 4. Robert R. Howard 14 Charles M. Price A. Joseph Daniel* 15. Charles It Webster fl. George W. Miller Id. Charles K. Carr 7. James H. Ralston 17. James L. Kemper 8. George II. Kennerly 18. Paul R. George 9. James II. Walker 19. Solomon Pender, Jr. 10. Hugh O'Donnell aO. James Vaughn. RK B MORNING. JUNE 7, 1847 Cammittaritt with the Bank oj Major. 1. Alfred Boyd 4. Richard Roam 3. Alexander V. Morriaon t Frederick A. Churchill 3. Brookena Campbell 1 Jittiotant Comminariti with thi Rank of Captain. i 1. Amoi F. Uarriaon 11. Jamee D. blaidtug . 3. Wm. C. McCaualin 13. John W. Hbugart 3 Thulium P Ruullo i? i 1? 4. Ni'Ucmiuh ilayiiuu 14. William Barkadale 1 ft. Robert Fenncr 1ft. Jame* F. Mutton 0. Samuel ilaokelton 16. Francl* M. Mloton 7. William O Marcy 17. Henry Erakin, a. George T. Howard la. Exum L. Wbitaker 9. Francl* M Uimoud 19. Stephen Hoyt 10. Iiaac R. Diller *10. Thoma* D. Martin. Surgtum. 1. Edward B. Price 11. Jame* Dael* 3. Seymour Hanley 13. Luther F. Daabiel 8. William Trevitt 13 Joieph L. Haabrouck 4. E K. Chamberlain 14. William H. J. Anaon ft. Caleb V. Jonea 16. Thomaa N. Lot* 6. A, Parker 16. Oaaton D. Cobb* 7. George Penn 17. Oil* Hoyt H. EwingH. Roar e It. Jame* S McFarlan* 9. Alexander Perry 19. William B. Merrick 10. John C. Reynold*. Jl$$iitant Surgtoni I. Daniel Turney 11. William C. Parker 3. Robert McNeil 13. Thoma* C. Buuting 3. John Thompson 13. F.lbert Bland 4 John O. Dunn 14. Frederick W. Miller ft. Jumea U. Snail IS. Mina 15. llalatead 6. C J. Clark 16. Jame* M. Bell 7. PI. Tucker 17. Jumea A. Macrae 8. Thomaa M. Morton 18. Timothy Child* 9. John W. Glenn 19. D. A. Klnchloe 10. George B. Sanderaon 30. Miller, (of Illinois) Pursuant to the requirement of the act of Congrca* abovo referred to. the l>realdent her-by direct* that all the officer* appointed for the volunteer ataft, not named in the foregoing lilt, either in the Quartermaster, Commissary, or Medical Department*, be diacharged from the public service on the 80th day of June next. W. L. MARCY, Secretary of War. By order R. Jo .in, Adjutant General. ARMV .YEWS. Captain Edward Webster ha* been appointed A. D. C. to General Cushlng. The Kx-Prealdent, John Tyler,and Texan Annexation. [From the Richmond Enquirer, June ft.] I To Tiir. Editors or tiii Enquirkh :? I have been so constantly and unceasingly the objoct of violent attack, during and since the period that by nn act of an all-wise Providence, and through no volitiou of my owu, the powers and dutios of the Executive were devolved upon me, as to have become quite indifferent as to what should be said of me by others. Hence I have remained silent Amid the attacks of the public press, the fulminations of congressional orators, and the bright scintillations of wit which festive occasions have brought forth at ray expense. Secure in the possession of my own integrity, I have for the most part smiled at the ascriptions of bad motives for my conduct, which had uo purer source of emanation than in the bad motives of those who originated them. Nay, further?when I review the course of my administration, and see its efforts for the public good crowned with complete sucoess in the accomplishment of every important measure, save one, which was suggested or proposed?when I compare the actual oondition of the country on the 4th April. 1841, with what it was on the 4th March, 1846? aud wheu i know that after the struggles of the present day shall have passed away, and those who have taken part in them shall have sunk into their graves, the great er part not even to bo remembered, impartial history will not fail to write a faithful account of all my actions, I inay well be content to let the brawling demagogue or the sly intriguer indulgo in any measure of abuse of mea they may please The facts of my public life aro mat-* ters of record, and can neither be expunged nor altered. The impartial future will see the motive in the act; and the just historian will lookto'tbe good or evil only which will have been developed, and ttnd In the one or the other cause of censuro or of praise. To this ordeal I submit myself without fear. My only solicitude is that conjectures and suppositions, and mere naked statements. unsustuined and unsustainable, should be regarded as authentic, merely becauso tbe source from which they flow is esteemed respectable. It is to guard against this, in reference to one of tbe moat prominent acts of my administration, that 1 now address you, and through you the publie In the Mulional Intelligencer of the 25th May?a paper which deservedly ranks amonst the most rospeotaole journals of the day and which, along with others of tho same high class, will be hereafter regarded as ono of tho lights of history?tho following sentence has arrested my attention Under the head of an article, "The Administration and its Organ," it holds the following language : ' Its editor (speaking of the editor of tho Union) had not been a week Installed in his present official station, before he began to foretell the existing war with Mexico, the curse of whioh, bv his influential agency in tbe Texas annexation scheme, he haa bad more to do in inflicting upon the country than any other person whatever, not excepting President Tyler himself, or the speculators In Texas stocks and lands by wbom he was surrounded, counselled and impelled to that unwise measure." Now, 1 do not mean toolyect te the ascription of great Influence to Mr. Ritchie, then senior editor of the Richmond Enquirer, in aiding to carry out the cause of Texas annexation. Far from It. The course of that able and talented editor has been sensibly felt on all questions of fublic polley for more than a quarter of a century ; and do cheerfully oonfess that, when the Enquirer espoused the Texas cause. I felt Increased assurance of the ultimate consummation of that great measure. Nor do I mean to enter into any contest whether the annexation of Texas was either the immediato or remote canse of the existing Mexloan war. The editors of the Intelligencer, and their able ally in tbe anti-annexation cause, the Hon. Thomas Hart Benton, may have this either way that they please. I will not even stop to inquire whether if the treaty had been ratified by the Senate, we should have bad war or not; but, taking Into consideration that at that moment there existed no prospect of any immediate collision with Great Britian on the Oregon question, and, so far flrom It, that a stronger feeling of amity had been produced between tbe two countries by the then recent negotiation of tbo Ashburton treaty, it may well be doubted whether Mexico, without the hope of suoeor or aid from any quarter. would have waxed war uoon the United States for a matter in which she had no right or intercut, both haying been conquerred from her at Han Jacinto, and the conquest recognised by the whole world. When ehe struck her flrstlblow at Gen. Taylor, our relatione with Great Britain had undergone a material change, and stood, as the world believed, in a most critical condition. Equally far am I from canvassing, at this time of day, the wisdom, or its opposite, of Texas annexation. Unwise the editors and others have from the first declared it to be. The large majority of the people of the United States have differed with them in opinion, and the popular judgmont having been formally entered up In favor Of the measure, the minority should certainly be permitted to utter their complaints when they please and as they please But what I do complain of Is. that the editors should have placed me in the company, and under the influence, of those of whose individuality I have not the Pslightest knowledge: 'the speculators In Texas stock and lands, by whom he was surrounded, counselled and impelled him to that unwise measure '' Now',the editors have over me a decided advantage. If any speculators In Texan stooks or lands ever counselled, much less impelled, me to action upon that subject, I declare myself to be wholly Ignorant of the fact Certain It is, that I never owned a foot of Texas land, or a dollar of Texas stack, in my life?nor do I understand the editors of the Intrlligtnr.fr as intending to lntlmsito any such thing. The plain truth is, that I saw nothing but the country, and the wholo country?not this or that section, this or that local interest,?but the whole?the good, the strength, the happiness, the glory of the whole country in the measure Nor was it until I received authentic Information that other nations were exerting all their efforts to lnduoe a course of action on the part of Texas, at war, as I (irmly believed, with the permanent interests of the United fltatee, that I gave directions to my lamented friend, Abel P. Upshur, then Secretary of State, to break up and scatter to the winds the web of their intrigues by a dlreot proposition for annexation. I advised with no one, consulted with no one, save him, in taking the initiative. I knew ' no holders of stocks or owners ef lands in the matter and I aver that the public considerations which I have before referred to, alone impelled me to direct the negotiation. Nay. I may go even farther, and declare, that before the initiative was taken, and when the preliminaries were nearly all arranged, their completion being alone prevented by the death of Mr. Upshur and the appointmuni nf un urilunnt pnmmiNulnriAr tn Mr Van /anrlf Texas, I have no reason to bnliove that the holder* of tock or owner* of land" knew anything ot what waa going on?since secrecy was enjoined as indispensably necessary to avoid awakening Into action what we had reason to expect, a more subtle and stIU more active intrigue on the part of other governments, In order to countervail us. Ho much I have felt myself constrained to say, with a view to a true history of tbn measure In its origin?and I trust that what I have said will be sufficient to relieve the minds of tbo respectable editors of the Inltlligtnctr of the impressions under which they have seemed to labor and to which they have given utterance. As to the thousand and one newspaper paragraphs, which would feign persuade the country that I was in leading strings during my term of service, first under the influence of this man. and then of that man, I care hut little; and quite as indifferent am I to the declaration with which sometimes even the Senate chamber has been favored, that my administration was weak.? Weak I readily admit it to have been, in the number of partisans on the floor of Cnurcsa, but it was strong enough to carry its measures, and to illustrate most thoroughly the fact, that to keep the three departments of the government separate and uistinet. no Executive influence in Congress, no Congressional powers in the Executive. and the Supreme Court perfectly independent of both, is not only wise in theory, but sound also in practice. Measures are then alone considered, and the executive may Justly be regarded as strongest which, without partisans, was enabled to oarry through nearly all its measures, and even now sntyecta some of its opponents to the necessity of making speeches in public pieces In order to explain away the repugnance felt by the country to their opposition to those ef most impor tanre. I am, gentlemen, with great respect, yours, lie . J. TYLER. ! irk in Kingston, Canada.?A lire wnn raging ' at Kingeton, at th?* last advice*, on the alter- | noon of U>? Ut iiut. Tho extenetve warehouee of John H lIrear, containing in the (tore and on the dock, , 3,700 barrel* of flour, waa deetroreil the flour much cUunafod. The loee waa eetimated at ?10,000 or *40,000 < "* ? 4? ..?,*? . ? , (, . , ..... -v .? ,? .. -A. - ,, [EH A J St! Louis, Mo., May 39, 1847. li Altar I closed my latter yesterday, the steam- ? ir John J. Hardin arrived from the Mlaaourl river, bringing as passengers a number of person* who j srrived on Sunday lMt at Independence, from Santa Fe, a uaving lull tne latter place on tna ?isi April. <Ji in# number were Mr. Hooe, and thirteen other American*, P discharged from Col. Price's regiment, on aecount of 1U ^ health, and a party of Mexican trader* and Peon*, ei among the former of whom are Joae Perea, Kranoi* Perea. Joachim Perea, Francli Chavis, and Juan Montoya. ^ These Mexicans bring with them $05,000 In specie, the ^ greater part of which will be brought to your elty for tl the purchase of goods. On arriving at Independence, ^ the party consisted of 06 men, with 18 wagons. g| Nothing of Importance ha* transpired at Taos at the ni date of lost advices, further than ulready'communicated. That plaoe was commanded by MaJ. Wlllock, at the head of two battalions. From Chihuahua, dates were not so ^ late as those we have received by the way ofSaltillo. Ail was quiet at Santa Fe The trial* of the insurgents were closed, and the executions for treasou had ended Dis- ^ content prevailed among the Mexloans ; but as they j were without arms, nothing serious was appreheuded.? Hlckness prevailed umong Col. Price's men. to au alarm- I J lng extent. No less than 400 of all the troops had died. ] 1 and about H0 had been discharged on account of ill- , J Iiealth. j * 1 uu ynriy uruugui, II until an Iltr Its Inucpenaeucc. * where it wan planed Id the hands of the proper depart- ' ment. We may expect to recolve its contents in St. Louie in the oouree of a fortnight. At Pawnee Fork. on the " 112th of May, they were attacked by about one hundred 1 Cainanchee and Arrapahoee, who succeeded in driving ' oil more than a hundred mules belonging to the Mexl- ' cans. In the melee, two Americans were wounded, and ' one Indian was killed and sixteen wounded. The party met numerous small bands of Indians after this, but experienced no attack. The interesting trial of Col. F. Kennett. heretofore 1 mentioned, has terminated by a verdict for the plaintiff. 1 Ituv. John H. Linn, for damages to the amountof $1050. 1 This is considered a triumph on the part of Col. K., as the alleged damage to back, bones, character. &c , was $20,000. Mr. Linn belongs to the proselyting order, and 1 in the oapacity of a preacher had made unwelcome, and even forbidden sails, on Mr. K.'s family. Kxasperated at the annoyance, the Colonel unfortunately so far forgot himself as to give the minister a severe drubbing in the street, and hence the prosecution. A disgraceful affair took place last evening on one of ' our principal thoroughfares, in which one of the editorial fraternity was involved. For the sake of the feelings of the latter, who was blameless, I forbear names. A few days since, the contributor to a western mudical journal was shown up. in one of our ablest dallies, for a rather assinlne article which had appeared under sanction of his name. The dector, who no doubt, prides himself as much on his physical, as on his mental qualifications, met the editor, last evening, and without warning, assaulted him with a club, inflicting a severe injury. A sc.utile ensued, but by-standers interfering, the parties were immediately separated. Our city Is full of volunteer troops for New Mexico. They are departing daily, and it is to bo hoped they will soou be all on their way, for, as might be expected, many are inclined to Inordinate indulgence, and the result is frequent scenes of drunkenness und insubordination. Last night, at the Park, a quarrel arose betwen two of them; a desperate couflict ensued, in which 11 both were severely wounded, and oue, it is feared, mortally. J Mahkiets? Almost every article of produce has ad- ( vanoud within the last week, owing to the onmplexion 0 of the late foreign news. Flour is selling at $ti a $6 12H ' per brl.; wheat at $1 10 a $1 '273, per bushel. Including sacks; corn at SHc. a tiOc. do; oats at 3.5o. a 37){c.; pots- c toes, title, a 70c. do. Hemp is rather dull at $70 a $76 * per ton; lead rather inactive at $3 40; provisions remain c unrnuo^'u. u P.8.?By the way. 1 omitted to state that the small * pox 1* prevailing iu this city to an alarming extent. Not " one half the number of oases evur come under the cognizance of the health officers, yet they report thirty new cases for tho present week ARGUS. ' ______________ s Arrsias is New Hami-shire.?The Legislature of " New Hampshire commenced its session on the 3d inst. v In convention of the two branches, tho.vaoanolee In jj the Senate were Oiled by the election of James Drake of g No. 5, Ralph ? Tenney of No. 7, and Froderio Boyden i of No 9, all Looofoeos of course. Mr. Lane, of the Se- ' nate, reported upon the votes for Ooverner as follows : ? Whole number of votes 80,600 Necessary fur a choice 80.261 Jarcd W Williams had 80,800 . Anthony Colby 21.100 . Nathaniel 8. Berry 8 631 * 8oatterlng 64 ?and the committee accordingly reportod a resolve that Jarcd W. Williams, having received a majority of all the j votes cast, is duly and constitutionally elected Governor [ of that State for the ensuing political year, which was' 1 passed. J Jared W. Williams, ths new Governor, took the oath of office, and delivered an addreu, of which we give a ay- ^ noptls. After returning thanks for the honor oonferred upon him, he congratulate! the Legislature and the people on the prosperous condition of the State, and said that the diversifying and increasing interests of the State furnish subjects requiring the attention of the Legislature. Among them, the right of free suffrage should be protected, and enactments for removing all opportunities for political corruption should be passed, lie recommended, particularly, the attention of the Legislature to the common school system, which should be encouraged in every possible way, and suggested the propriety of making tho necessary appropriations for the relief of the deaf and dumb. The militia system, he thought, should be promoted. On this subject he says:?" In a republic, a well organised and disciplined militia infuses a neoessary military spirit among the people; gives systematic and efficient direction to their Dhysical force, and makes their citizen soldiers capable or resisting tyranny and oppression, and of repelling invasion." He recommends a continuance of a reservation to fhtureLegislatures to repeal acts of Incorporation whenever 1 the public good required it. In time past this principle ' has worked well, and in his opinion it should be carried 1 out. In regard to the establishment of the sub-treasury J system by the national government, he says this great 1 financial measure, so far from destroying the curronoy 1 and banking Institutions, as was predicted, has, by se- 1 parating these institutions from the transactions of do- t vernnient, restored the treasury to a constitutional ad- 1 ministration and established a sound currency. He '' also speaks favorably of the tariff of 1816. The war r with Mexico received some consideration. lie defends e the policy of the administration in regard to it. and de- ?' nles that it has any connection with slavery In regard I to Southern slavery, ho says the great moral, political ' and social evils resulting from it should be removed as r far aa possible, without violating the principle* of the * constitution. At the ft a mo time it ift our imperious duty ' to abide faithfully by the compromises of that Hacred in- ' strumcnt and to cherish the Union, on which our destiny, hopes and prosperity rest,with fraternal affection, as < the only rock of safety. Slavery is indeed opposed to our free institutions, and injurious to the highest interests of the nation, and our duty to our republican institutions and to the honor and glory of the country, requires us to use all honorable and lawful means to prevent its further extension. In conclusion, he spoke of the Wilmot proviso, which he says has received a hearty response in every part of the country. .lew Books. Thk Tscasirv ok Kvownmii:, tin Lihkarv ok Kkrr.arscE, In 3 vols. New York, .fames Conner h Son ? We hall the appearance of a new edition of this popular work, which has been for some time out of print, with great pleasure. It is difficult to name any work In the language containing any thing like the amount of information of the most useful character, to be found condensed in these throe duodecimo volumes. A glance at the contents will convince those who are unacquainted with the book, of the truth of our assertion The first volume contains an English Grammar, by Goold Urown; an English Dictionary, with the plurals of nouns, verbal distinctions and other peculiarities, by Lyman Cobb; to which are added a large collection of maxims and proverbs; a Dictionary of (Quotations, by Hugh Moore; and a DictionaryJof Law Terms, edited by a distinguished member of the New York bar. The second volume commences with a new Universal Gaxetteer. by Edwin Williams, author of the New York Annual Register, the Statesman's Manual, and Other popular works I' In this edition, Mr Williams has made numerous additions to the Gasetteer, the effort having " been made to add to the former one nil the names of places, he. contained In MoCullooh's ? large Geographical Dictionary, and consequently this a Gaxetteer is more full than anv similar work ever pub- ?l lished in a small compass There are also !'3 pages of " valuable tables of population, canals, railroads, battles fought in North America, he . and here is the most re- ? cent information on Mexico, l alifornla, Texas, Oregon, ^ he Following the Gaxetteer, we find in the same vo- t, lume a dictionary of chronology and history, and a clas- * steal dictionary ^ The third volume opens with the celebrated collection w by Sir Richard Phillips, called "a .Million of Facts.'' d comprising an immense amount of information In tha 1 sciences Slid other subjects of constant interest, and ar- ' ranged In an entertaining manner and style. INumer- " uu* addition' were made to this department of the J woik, by the late Col Samuel I, Knapp, whose memory is dear to many of the friend* of literature among un Ji To Col. Kni|ip we are also indebted for the remaining page* tu thi* volume, consisting of sketches of the IJte- v rary history of the Jews, a history of Ainerlcau liter* !' ture. and iiuinei ou* original articles of American biograpby. comprising the lire* of the moet distinguished mimes In our history, and a large proportion of the information respecting whom la nowhere else to be found T kuch are the three volumes now offered to the public, J averaging over 7.W pages each, but so printed, although * In a clear and handsome style, that the whole work u uiay bo said tu contain aa much matter as Is usually to b he round In flftsen or tnenty duodecimo volumes 1 lius " this Information i* brought, in a condensed and cheap 'J form, within the means or all purchaser# of books for the use of offices, families or school libraries, and it muat | command an extensive sale aa soon as its Intrinsic merit becomes known to the people, wherever the Lng- li I'd language Is spoken i Elihi' (It**, No. I Htate street, Hartford, ha* publish. ' sd a City Directory of that place for the year 1847, which " LD. mm tm cwtb 3 idilitlon to Ihi nimm aod rtgid#&cti of tht iltlmtf, ontaln* sundry table* of distances, registers of stea*oata, fco. lie , and a variety of other interesting matt or. Wm. H. Mtiamv, 384 Pearl street, baa published Llnsworth's celebrated romauce, complete in one vdj t tbe priea of 60 cents Mcvicival Oaiet t c.?Wa have received from the ublisberv a yearly volume of the New York Municipal rasette, which ie publiahad by tha Aati Aaaaaamant ommittee. It contain* a good deal af matter of Id Writ to the community. Tbo AacHiTicT. by Wm H. Ranlett, Graham. Triune Building# No 0 of thia valuable work is raoaivad, ud like tbe preoodlng number*, contain levaral valuable oaigna and eatimate*. Thia work 1* daaarving of pa-onage. " The Piloeim Haarr*."?Lovar'a pretty ballad by ie above title baa Juat bean issued by Atwill. with a ilcndid title page, developing the plot of tha aong. The iu*lc and word* are vary aweat and pretty. Tin laini Sketch Book, by M. A. Titmarsh. Buird k Co., A*tor Houaa.?The author * observation* to tour through Ireland, are noted down In this work, bicb on tbe whole ia Interesting We are indebted to tba Historical Society for a pamblet, containing a record of thalr proceedings from Janary to May. 1S47. Hiitokt or the Imuiam Tbibks oeNobth Amk%ica : . T. Bo wen. Philadelphia.--We are delighted to^lnd bat Cel. MuKinney, formerly Chief of tha Bureau m Inian Affair#, in Washington, is publlahlng a rgBueed dltiou of hi* celebrated work on the aborigines of Ameica. We have seen tbe first number, and we have no lesttation in pronouncing it one of the moat valuabl# .nd Interesting works that the American press evsrlsued. It will be completed in thirty monthly parts, and rill be *old to subscribers only This work should ba In he hands of svery one. we predict for it a tremenlously largo circulation. The portraits are executed In he most creditable manner. Police Intelligence. Jume 6.? Charge of Grand Larceny ?Officer Relyee, if the Lower Police, errested on Saturday last a young Spaniard by the name of Charlea H. Periro, on a charge of breakiug open a trunk belonging to a Spanish gentleman by tbe name of M. Montaldo. staying at a Spanish boarding house in William street, near Frankfort street, stealing therefrom f>3J0 in doubloons and bank bills. It appears that the accused arrived about ten days ago, lu the same vessel, from the Havana, with M. Montaldo, and put up at the same boarding house; consequently tbey became acquainted together, by which Acquaintance Periro very noon ascertained that Mentaldo had a large amount of money in his trunk; therefore, to tbtain the treasure, the rascal embraced the opportunity on Friduy night last, while M. Moltaldo was it the Opera House, with the aid of an accomplice, by .no name 01 niaratino, to enter tue bedroom or the complainant. break open the trttnk, and carry off the above .mount of money, leaving, >ortunately for.M Montaldo, >ebind them, several thousand dollar*, which vm done ip in a email package, evidently overlooked in their baeto o escape. Maratlno was subsequently arrested, and .laced iu tbo custody of several gentlemen at the boardug house, while the officer was up itaire in a second tory room searching a trunk, when the rascal made a uddun dash for his liberty; jumped out of the window nto the street, and although pretty closely pursued, sade good his escape, at least for the present $180 of he mouey has been recovered,and In all probability tbo lalancu will be obtained to-day, by this aotlve officer ustioo Drinker committed Periro to the Tombs for ex.minatlon. Robbery on Hoard a Steamboat?We were informed, 'esterday. that a Mr James (1. Batterson, of Hartford, Connecticut, was robbed of $>400 in bank bills, while in board the steamboat ( hump ion, on her trip from larlford to this city, on Friday last. Touched on the hive Toinh ?Officer Connelly, of the th ward, arrested, on Sunday morning, Ann W11 lama, tuu Kennedy. Sarah Wilson and Alary Smith, on a barge of stealing $lti4 from the person of James tun liugham. while iu a thieving crib located In Anthony treet. on the Five Poiuts Justice Osborne locked them 11 up lur a lurmer examination C'/iu>gf of Steo/ing a Diamond?OtRoer* Mather and raue. of the lid ward, arri-lvd on Saturday nigbt. an ndmdual by the name of Jaines WIDou on a charge of tealiug a glacier'* diamond, valued at $7. Detained for xawluatton. w/irrrtt on *uij>icion ?A fellow called Matthew Long, ran arrested on Saturday night, by officer* Jollier and rlather. of the 'Id ward, on suspiclou of having mad* ilimelt' too free with a drunken lawyer, callud Counellor Ward, from Montreal, who wax known to have ae> 'oral (overeigua upon hi* peraon. The magistrate ds? ained him for a further hearing. The Washington. o forth, thou mighty craft and o'er Atlantic'* briny wave iear on the atari and atripoa of Liberty . ivat with thy wing* of Iron the rolling deep, tnd rouse the old world from It* Morphean sledfc Teach them t hat in her infancy, Columbia'* genlu* can command the tea. 'lough on ' and for the guardian of thy prow, lear Washington,* the father of the brave and free , le too did breast the angry, raging blast, lud soared yet higher when the storm had passed. So may st thou, freed from harm e'er be Columbia's son* bear o'er the sea. Bear peace and joy to all, and never may l'by giant form in battle's salph'rou* fold* be wreathed fen bid the famished hosts of Europe come, And in the land of promise find a home. Through circling ages, and till time shall tad, Columbia's soil the ''olive branch" will send. * Her figure head. Awning Posts In Brosulway. To tht Edito* or thx N. Y. Hisils:? dear sin : The apparently general feeling against the nse of awning pout* upon the edge of the pavement* In Broadway, prevail* only, 'tin my (Inoere belief, among the ever dissatisfied portion of our community, who are continually Recking *ome reform, which Invariably retnlU contrary to the tenor of their argument*, and become* a source of Increoeod di*plea?ure, instead of presenting the advantage* proposed. The experience of the last few days ha* proven, to those doing buaino** on Broadway, tlie result of the condemnation and removal of their awning* and awning-post* ; by no mean*, however, it* xtent, but simply the consequence* foreshadowed.? Heretofore, and while the broad awnings were spread to be very curb-stone, during even the wannest weather, til business was brisk, especially during the forenoon ; >ut since the removal of these post* and awnings, the ruffle In Broadway, during those hours, ha* perceptibly lecreased. And why ' Because the broad awning* no onger shelter the whole pavement from the scorching ays of the sun ; no longer present a continuous shaded olonnadn, within which our ladies may promenade in omfort, but leave the whole exposed : and it i* net tosslble for the hardiest of them to endure the intense ieat of the flagstones at noon, and, therefore, they are :omp?lled to forsake Broadway, and seek the more iliaded streets, or stay at home ; hence the decline in msiness and the injury of the interest* of a vast Busier. It rasy be asked, why not stretch yonr awnings on iron Frame-work, projecting from the house ? To suoh 1 would answer, that so great a weight of iron, projecting so far, would become as a motive on the long arm of a lever, and although the fulcrum (which is answared by tlie lower bar) oner* sufficient resistance, yet the hold which the upper or suspending bar has Is very Inadequate to oppose the outward and downward pressure oi tlie entire mesa The bold, ton. is. at best, but a few Inches in a wall, not unfrequently of soft brick, and, therefore, absolutely dangerous A petition, signed by nearly every one of thoae who side and do business 111 Broadway, hu been prepared, md will be presented to tha Board at the next meeting >r the Common Council, praying for an ordinanoe by rhlcta they might b? allowed to erect a uniform awnlag>oet of Iron, almllar to the lamp-poete now ueed In ewd treet. but of lees diameter, from which they could tretch their awningn an heretofore, and so as to form i continuous covered colonnade By the introduction of thii. vou will confer a favor on i number of subscriber*. at whose inetanoe I write, and Your obliged, J. B. C. rO THE pObLK ?Oive myarticlesatrial end judge for yourselves. I warrant them ell to be u rrpreeented ox the loiicy rrl'uiideil. MY EAU MISTRAL HAIR RKSTO^ATITE. Tlim ururrrsally approved end admired article, free from II aril cut spirits. pengrnt eaeenUal oil, and oilier deatrective laterials, cleans the hair evprditioutlv, renders it aeaatililly right, and imparu to it the delicate fregrai.ee of the flowers lair waahrd with thiaeitract soon becomes pleasingly soft, ml Invariant in its growth, and it will positively bring tu new air on bald heada by its use, and hair that he* been made harsh ml it turning gray or felling out, by the use or spirit or other neroper preparations, will aoon be re-tored to its natural color id brilliancy by a few apiilicalioua of the F.au I.uat al. It is preset vstivc agaiual baldness, and an infallible cure in all ITeetioiia tfCtli? akin on tha head, as dandruff, and lor preventig Ihe falling off of tha hair and turning grey. Kvidekcb.?Nature is an ineihaiistibie mine, in which *?erienca and study always find ro m to svcaviue; it u that urce alone which produces all thst man cslla ii>v ntion sjid 'Inch he would do better perhaps to name adaptation, for lie by Jules Haul, Chemist and Perfumer, Philadelphia. Hold 'hoieaale and retail by A. B fc U. 8 IN US. Druggists, 100 ultou street, coraer of William. Henry Johnson, a?j Brond ray; I' d at retail of A. K. Artaull, l?t Broadway; J B J none mod, i 13 Broadway, New \ork- _ je ?30t?r rfLl E LM K VV \TKll.?The aobecribere have received D direct ami freali from the Spring, a large auppli ef the rove celebrated Sulphur Water, handsomely put up m pints ml quarts, which they respectfully offer for sale, wholesale nd retail, at No 2JH Wall street Also tn he had of Messrs. flelluc k Co. No. t Perk Row and II Broadway. Always in afore, fresh from the Springs, Congress, Pavilion. Villi* 'ind Sharon Sulphur Waters, Soda in glass bottles and Igv all nf which are carefully put up for snipping, and deverrd at any part of the city free of charge DKLATOURfc CO ?X Well sv, Hnccetaors to Wm. P. Morris, formerly mvtfl lit*re Lynch > Clarke. HATR? KroiV'iny- and Faahion?KO ^BERTSON, of the Phaiiix Hal and Cap Manufactory. 'TV. J V* 10, t,n, now * Yllton alrret, New Yart, ndftl Pulton Brooklyn, whoae couetaut aim it Ma ran to produce ?u|ivrior articlea at the loweat pnaaihU rwicae, aa introduced Uia tummrr etyle of Hata couaiating of bnaoW Wddrab Centura, trimmad in thr jwruliar wanner ihich haa hitherto given tuck univeraal ?ntiajnrti n.inaamorh it preventa the perapiration from atainiug the ontaidt of the 'K* aama time inanrea comfort and conliieea REDUCTION IN FRICES.?Rnbertaon fieee notiee thnt ie haareduced tha price of hia Pearl Hata to ft H, and hta Irak Mate to tl; and at tka ?am# time price* eheliengea mannartarera to produce a batter article gf^xVoN"ir J TLUNKETT ??t,f , <