Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 11, 1847, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 11, 1847 Page 1
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th: Vol* no. No. I60-WM< Ho. ?|S7. m^VES. ' fig-S^E r-^dETN EMrORANT8TrA^ENO& LINES, Odice, 86 South street,New York! 1 he subscribers continue Co forward Emigrant! and othni to all parts of tht Western States ,'iiid Canada, at tha very w t> LOWEST RATES OE PASSAGE, by ttailroad. Steamboat and Canal, to (he following places, via Albany, Rochester. Buffalo and Pittsburgh Vtic*. Syracuse, Oswego, Auburn, Rochester, Buffalo, ?r'?b Pa. Cleveland, Huron, JLuiduaky, Maumee, Monroe, To'edo, Detroit, Mackinaw, Milwaiikie, Racine, South port, Chicago, Green Bay, Pottsvills, rntsburg. Pa. Wheeling, Portsmouth, Ohio. Parki-rsburgh, Cincinnati, Louisville, Ky. 81 Louis. Galena, Dubuque, Boud Head, Darlington, Hamilton, Whitby, C'oburg, Queeoston, Kingston, Toronto, Sundwicb. Montreal. And all other intermediate places. Persons proceeding to any part of the West, or Canada, would do well to call on W. It J. T. TAPSCOTT, At their General Emigration Office, 16 South street, New York. Tapscott's Emigrants' Travelling Guide can ba had on ipplication, free. . m3 3<lt?rc NEW YORK AND HAKLKM RAILROAD COMPANY. SUMMER ARRANGEMENT. ON' AND AFTER THURSDAY, JUNE 10tl., 1817, the C?r? will run as lul'ows, until further notice. Up trauu will leave the Cite llall for H >r| mSc Morrisiana. Forham 4c Tuckahoe Pleaaantville, 5 30 A VI. Will'ms Br'ge Hart's and Newcastle 7 " a 30 A. -vl. White Pl'iu. Bedford, a " 7 " 7 A. M. Whitlickville 9 " 10 " 10 " Croton Falls. 10 " 11 " 4 P. M. 7 A. M. i 11 " S P. M. 5 30 " 4 P. M. 2 P. M. 4 " 3 " a 30 " 4 6 30 " 5 " 3 30 " 6 30 " Returning to New York will leave? Morrisiana 8t Harlem. Fnrdhain. Will'mi Br'ge. Tnckahoe. 7 03 A M. 6 33 A M. 6 43 A \f 7 30 A. M. L8 10 " 7 33 " 7 30 " 8 18 " , 9 " 9 09 " 9 03 " 1 20 P.M. 10 " 12 23 P. M. 12 15 P. M. 5 32 * 12 33 P. M. 1 45 " 1 40 " White Pl>ns. 2 3 08 " C " 7 10 A. M. 3 6 15 " 6 08 " 8 33 " 5 20 " 7 53 " 7 43 " 1 P. M. 6 " 3 23 " 6 28 ' 8 05 " Pleasantville. New Castle. Bedford. Whitlickville. 8 .3 A M. 8 AM. 7 51 A M. 7 13 AM 3 13 P M. 5 P M. 4 51 P M. 4 45 P M Crotou Falls. 7 30 A M. 4 30 P M. The trains to and from C'oton Falls will not atop on New York Island, except at B'oome street, and 32il street. A car will precede each 5ain ten Siuutes, to take up paaseugers iu the city. The morning tram of cars from Crotou Falls will not stop between White Plains aud New York, except at Tuckahoe William's Bridge, and For dham. Extra trains on Suudaya to Harlem and Morrisiana, if line weather. Staves for Lake Mahopackand Danburv leave Croton Kalis on arrival of the 7 o'clock A. M. aud 4 P. M. trains, and for Paw* liug. ou arrival of the 7 o' lock A. M. fain. FARE FROM NEW YORK : To Croton Falls $1 00 To Whitlickville 87K To Newcastle 75 To Pleaaantville 62X To White Plains.,. 50 Freight trains have City Hall at 12 M. and at 7 P. M. Returning, leave Crotou Falls at 7 A. M. and 9 P. M. JeJ8 tf?C VkWS lAO^ ROUTE? jgy53jap?Th? subscribers respectfully inform their aaHMdNKvfrieiid* and the public that they will com tnence running j on Wednesday, June 2, a Line of Stages, from the corner o Avenue C and Niuth street, through Ave uueC. Houston street. Bowery, Chatham street and Broadway, to South Ferry, and do hereby solicit a share of public patronage. LENT <k HUNT. WILLI AM C. LENT. LEON ARD HUNT. jel 14t?rc A OOOD CHANCE FOR A SPECULAty.1*"] u.pTION ?A fine staunch Steamboat is offered WwiatakkMCkwafor sale on terms whieh will be found advau engine, in lie at the Novelty Yvorka in thia city, end is well furnished anil equiped, and in good condition for freigut. passengers, or excursions. She is only offered for sale in couaequenco of tue business arrangements of the owner. Tonertons of capital tins offers a rTiance for an investment seldom offered, F nil particnlars as to boat, price, and terms of payment, made kunwn on application to JAME8 M. SMITH, jun., Attorney, Itc., je3 7t*rc No 21 Chambers street. iNOTlOt,. 8TATEN ISLAND FERRY.?On and f*_j.-?Vj 1L^ after SUNDAY , April 18tli, the steamboats ."--XT.. iTmr syLPH siTATEN INLANDER wilt run as follows, nntil further notice :? I.GAVE STATES ISLAND At 8, 8, 9, 18, 11, A. M., and I, 2, 3, 4, S, 8, 7, P. M. LEAVE NEW TORE At 7, 9, 10, 11, A. M-, and 1, 2, ten minutes past 3, and at 4, i, 6. 7, o'clock, P. M. New York April I'tth. sHr BRITISH AND NORTH AMERICAN ROYAL MAIL STEAM SHIP, 1200 tons ~?^yAKalIjJand 130 horse power each, under contract i i31l*lBMS?3fcmtvith the: Lords of the Admirality. HIBERNIA.Captain Alexander Ryrie. CALEDONIA, Captaiu Edward (J. Lott. BRITTANN1A, Captaiu John Hewitt. CAMBRIA,Captain Charles H. E. Judluns. ACADIA, Captain YYilliam Harriiou. The four steamships now building are THE AMEBIC A, THE NIAGARA, THE CANADA, THE EUROPA. Vessels appointed to sail from Liverpool are the Cambria *. June 4, 1847 Caledouia June 19.1847 Britania July 4, 1847 Vessels appointed to sail from Boston are the llibernia, Jane 18, 1847 Cambria, luly 1, 1847 Caledouia July IG. 1847 Passengers'luggage must be on board the day previous to sailing. Passage money?From Boston to Liverpool, $120, do do to Hslifas, S20. Vo hrrtns secured until paid for. These ships carry experienced surgeons. No freight, except specie, received on days of sailing. For freight, passsge,or any other information, apply to D. BRIGHAM, Jr., Agent, At HARNDEN 1c CO.'S, 6 Wall st. ftT*In addition to the above line between Liverpool and Halifax, and Boston, a contract has been entered into with Her Majesty's government, to establish a line between Liverpool and New York direct. The steamships for this service are unw being hn lit, and early nest year due notice will lie given of the rime when they will start. Under the new contract the steamers will sail every Saturday during eight months, and every fortnight during fne other months in the yesr. Going al ternaiely between Liverpool and Halifax and Boston, and be tweeu Liverpool and New York. n#2 r jWvk '' ' KMSI1ED bnaro, f t jo jm gentleman?To let, a parlor and two bedrooms togetli.."Afc - or separate ApplvatOI Libertv street jeK7r"rc aXii i-t? LET? 1 11 E WllEh.N W li H 1 IIE A 1 KK AND "m ga den, will he let io a good leant, on favorable J^agL terms. It eon Id now he leased to one of the first tiiran ical companies in the United Stales, lor two months during summer. Apply to J. T. FARISH, je.17?er No. 7G Broad street. I ijT"~~i?OUSE I O LET AND FUR VI I CRs. FOR j!r!w SALE?A three story house in Tenth street, near imadway. The house i? in complete order, marble mmiel. and grant in all the rooms, with bath, hot and cold water, in the secoud story, and is a very desirable residence for a genteel firmly. The furniture is nearly new. Immediate possess on will be given. Apply at 163 Tenth atreet. 1?* f MZ'l) LET oR FOB SALE?A new two stor, buck Cottage Hous* on the South side of 39 h street, between irli and Gth avenues, lot 2.A by (hsll the block) 98 feet 9 n,cues; house 21 by IS leet, built on the rear of the lot, with a handsome garden and shrubbery in front, walks fl igged and curbed, brick cistern, 8ic. Ike. The house is fiuishro in the be.t in inner, with marble mantels, stained glass skylight, blinds or shutters to each window, lie Ike. and admirably adipted to the use of a smalt family. Apply to COUNTRY PLACE AND FUKNIIl'RE FOR KOI'K MONTHS ?To l?t. at Bedford, Long Island, Jtlil I miles from New York. Conveyances at all times by cin and nm.iibusea; > most delightful, healthy and retired place, ve til 4 acres encln-ed. with stable, twain e for a cow, Sir.; wll be rented, with or without furniture, fr-'tn 10th Junr till 1st < tcl'iber, the owner being absent f >r that limn. Reut with ?>mr furniture $200, without f lid. Applv to J.-7 Iw fu J<?HN '?(?() N.116 Wallet. lilt - I K E \L (IAN Alt A.? I'D LK I - > ?p ..u? p?!w newly constructed Hotel, nearly finished, situated in Xj|, he heal anil mo?t acceaaible |>art of the City of Montreal III the ( uatom Home Ron a re, overlooking the wharf, commanding a beautiful view of the River St.. Lawrence, the Inland of St. Helena and the ihinpuig. The river sieamhoau land in the immediate vicinity and it ia the firat hotel of its that presents itself to tourists. The building ia of cut atone, in the heat atyle of modern architecture, and in the interior arrangement will be touud all the details of an aive establishment, including a apaciona Dining Room, Parlor and Sitting Rooms, with forty-five Bed Rooms, and every other requisite of domestic comfort For further particulars, apply to the proprietor, Montreal, May 28, 1147. WILLIAM DOW. sn m'w _____ -M* FOR SALF,?WESTCHESTER LAND ?To genpK^hllemen in want of aitea for Country Sean?To Market ^Jiua.1 isrdeners in want of land ftir O udeiu; and to all persons wishing a location in the neighborhood of New York. WO acres of Land in the town of Westchester, within nine miles of the f'itv Hall, with right of passing over Harlem Bridge free of toll, are now offered at private sale, in lots, containing from live to fifty acres each, 'file lands are within fifteen minutes walk of the railroad; front on good roads; are in the neighborhood of schools, aud churches of different denominations; the water is (pod. and location healthy. Title indispacable. Terms moderate. Apply to OOUVF.RNF.I R MORRIS, Morrisanis. Westchester Co.?or to WALTER RUTHERFORD,Connsellor, mil*'' TO Nassau Street, New York. A FARM I ill .4 U.K., almost adjumiugitbe village Rrnot 't' New IL.ciirlle, containing seventy-two acres, iicluwJLwding mirl enough. (I believe,) to mtnnre it for ages.? It is a plrrsaiil and healthy situation, and will be within a few minutes'walk of the railway. Terms accomm dating. .For furth r particulars enquire or .he auliscrihcr, on the premises. jVBlw'rc _ _ W M, t F.R BURLING. muM STATEN ISLAND PROPERTY FOR BALE and jfOQl to Let?SeveralHousea, Cott iges, and Lots, situated in the vllagesof Tomkinsville and Stapleton, to Let and (or sale. Also, a good Hotel and private Boarding House, close tnthe steamboat landings. Apply to P. Wolfe, Wolle's Hot. I.Tompkt isv ilie. |e67t yra J1'''* I.I vEKPOOL?New lone?Regular packaJMMfW el of 2#th June?The splendid, fast satliug packet MO? f>IP OAKRICK. Captain B. J. H. Tra.k, will positively sail as above, her regular day. For freight or imssage, having superior furniahed accommodations, apply on board at Orleans wharf, font of Wall street, or to EH. COLLINS, M Sooth St. Price of passage ?7A The p'Cget ship ROSCIU8, f-apt. Asa Kldridge, will succeed the (Jarrick, and sail the Mlh ol July, her regular day. my 2t E NE" * INTERESTING INTELLIGENCE | FROM THF S E A T OF W A R . Al&ZVAL or SABTA ANNA IN THE CITY OF MEXICO. The Warm Reception of His Excellency. Stones and Shouts of Indignation Showered npon his Bead. MOVEMENTS OF COLONEL DONIPHON. Naval and Military News. Rrn Mr n Mr n I IMPORTANT FROM THE CITY OF MEXICO. [From the New Orleans Patrla, June 3 ] The advices received by the James L. Day, state that Santa Anna was expected to arrive in the capital on the 19th ult. By more recent accounts, via Tamplco, we have dates from the city of Mexico up to the 21st ult., which mention his arrival on the 19th ; but his reception was very different from that anticipated by his friends. The populace?the loperos principally, forced themselves into the streets to receive him, and with shouts of indignation, he was followed and pelted with stones, which came so thick around him, that be had barely time to effect his escape among his friends, and into the palace. The people,exasperated by the continued loss that the Mexican army has suffered, and seeing that all the promises* of lithe Oeneral-ln-chief were , vain, wished to be revenged on him. and perhaps would have dragged him ignomintously through the streets of the city of Mexico, but for the interference of the authorities with an armed force. (Jen. Valencia had taken command of the army, and was preparing to march out of the capital to meet the Americans. Letters from persons of the highest authority and who have no motives in giving any thing but the truo state of affairs, state that if Santa Anna falls from power, he willnot leave a stone unturned to cause another revolution. The state of affairs in the capital had assumed a character not altogether unfavorable to the advance and occupation of the oity by the American army The internal broils caused by the reception of Santa Anna, will require all the available force now under Gen. Valencia, to preserve order. [From the Mobile Herald, June 3 1 We received yesterday a copy of El Republicano from the city of Mexico, with a request for an exchange, it is dated the 16th of May. In this number of El Republicano we find an important docum nt which a friend translates for us as follows. None of the New Orleans papers contain any allusion to it:? Official Lelltr of hit Excellency the Qeneral-in-Chief (Santa rfnna) accompanying tome intercepted document t of the enemy I? Head Quarters, Fcebla, May 13, 1847. Army or Operations.?Excellent Sir?The commandant of the flying revenue guard oi tobaoco of Orizaba, the Colonel C. Juan N. Caraveo, whom 1 laft with bis commamd near the National road, between I'erote and Nopalucan, to observe the movements of the enemy and to barrass him when the opportunity might offer, has remitted to me the accompanying documents which were taken fr?m the enemy's mail, which left Jalapa for Col. Worth's camp Among them you will find General Scott's proclamation to the Mexican nation, which from its style appears to have boen written originally in Spanish, and not translated from the F.nglish This proclamation or scons u wntten vun inc mon refined hypocrisy autl with tho moat infamous perfidy It is the greatest insult yet offered to the Mexican people, whom it has attempted to lull (a i/uirn tt prrtmdr udormecer) to make it the victim of tku nmbilon of that nation which is the enemy of our race, when, in another place, it foel9 no embarrassment in proclaiming by the press and in official documents, that it carries on against us a war of conquest. and that this war must be made at tho cost of the blood and treasure of this unfortunate country. Your Excellency will note in one of the accompanying intercepted letters, that Scott, the Inspector General of llio Culled States Army, considers the above proclamation well adapted to al l the views of the invaders. You will observe that this letter harmonizes with others which have been lately published in this capital, and which with reason have been regarded by all well disposed Mexicans as more prejudicial for the venom (punzona) which they conceal than the loss of a battle But in the midst of the mateTolence (encona) which General Scott shows he has against mo, he does me too much honor when he says, that they had been deceived as to my real Intentions, and that on account of this mistaxe his government permitted me to pass to my country. Indeed, most Excellent Sir, the United States did deceive when they dreamed that I was capable of betraying my oountry. Before this should happen I would prefer to be consumed by fire, and my ashes should be scattered, that not a single atom be left Would to God the Mexicans would open their eyes to discover the poison In the golden chalice that the perfidious Scott proffers to them, and that the reply to his | proclamation may be one shout of universal indignation against the invaders of our sod. Let a war be made agaiust these without period, that when we may no longer be able, because I'rsvidwnce may have decreed ths subjugation of this unfortunate country, there may remaiu to our children or grand-children, when the wrath of the Omnipotent shall have passed, the noble work of revengin ' the outrages committed by the republic of the United States on Mexico. God and Liberty! ANTONIO LOPEZ DE SANTA ANNA. To bis Excellency the Minister of War and Marine. ADDITIONAL PROM MKX1CO. [From the New Orleans Picayune, June '2 ] We mentioned yesterday the activity of our squadron upon tho Pacific coast of Mexico. We now insert a letter which wo find in a paper of the 13th inst. It is dated ? Sin, April 30, 1B47. At 7 o'clock this morning there arrived at this port, in two days from .Yazutlau, a boat despatched by a commercial house, with the single object of advising ths offiocrs ot two smnll vessels, which were about to sail from Mszatian with provisions, that they should not go to ses. but at once place their vessels in safety by secret ing them or running them into some unfrequented creek. The occasion for the despatch of these instructions by the parties interested is, that on the 'Jflth inst . two of the enemy's vessels of war presented themselves off Mazatlan. establishing unew the blockade, which ha' been interrupted by the departure of the cruisers. From the vessels which had arrived information was obtained that by tho 29th eight other vessels would reach there with sufficient force to occupy the town by force of arms, and then the town ofSau Bias A like lameutabie fate was preparing for Acapulco. whither a large naval foroe had already sailed from California. I communicate this information with the view that it may be laid before bis Excellency. Sic ,Gen. Bustamente. that he may take such measures as he may deem fitting for the critical circumstances in which our uuhappy country is placed. J. NERVO, Comandancia de < aladoresde San Bias. To the Administrator of the Customs at Tepic. Gen. Alvarez, who appears now as one of the competitors for the presidency, was accused not many months ago. under the Administration of Paredes. of the grossest corruption Among other charges was one that he misappropriated funds destined for the < alifornia expedition, and thai he sold the nruiuments of sumo of the Mexican works on tile Pacific and applied the proceeds to his own use. Now he is one of the pillars upon wnicn tbe nope* or hi* counlrymeu rest. lie nan incij placed Acapulro. which tuny be considered hit lair, ill a atate of defence and gone up to Mexico to assist In the general defence, followed. It la said, by three or lour thoiiaand men Before leaving he published an addresi. to the inhabitants of hi* bis section of the country, explaining to them the objecta of tne war on the part of the Amerlcaus. It ia particularly full of misrepresent a tlon*. hut Is nevertheless well written and spirited. He concludes hy telling them to sharpen their knives, ontl that the war will soon be over. Another candidate for the presidency we perceive is Melchor Ocampo. He is now. we believe. Governor of the State of Michoacan. He is a friend of the President substitute. A11 ay a. and a strenuous advocate of the war We find a long letter in the papers, advocating his views He calls upon the people to join the guerillas to abandon the large cities and carry their property off to the mountains Should Mexico consent to make peace witli the enemy he will fight, he says, against ths inhabitants of that State as well ns the foreign foe. Suoh is his aveiston to peace that were the country to consent to It; I oven were hisown Mic'0ican to do It?he doel res he will rather expatriate himself than yield to It and live in a dishonored country. The proclamation of (Jen Scott to the Mexican nation was produced in the Mcxisan congress on the 14th of ,May. I- rem the statement of the minister, it would seem to have been found among some intercepted papers. 1 The Rtpublicano treats the document with little ceremony. and without attempting to reply to Its reasonings, dsnouuees it as impertinent and disrespectful. The Government has oonceived the suspioion that the document was concocted by some Mexican acting in conjunction with Scott, and ' the fury of the nation and the severity of the laws" aro hold up in lerrorim against all who thus connive with the enemy In remarking upon the civil dissensions in Durango. the Rtpuplicano takes occasion to read a wholesome lesson to Its countrymen upon the license of her military commanders. In timo the people will learn the true value of this numerous and most profitable class. Hear the lirpuhlicano rate them: ? "Who has told these seditious and insubordinate soldiers that they are the judges of the conduct of a public functionary very superior in rank to all of them T Who has given them authority to declare tho country in dan W YO ffiW YORK, FRIDAY MC ger In order that they may impose laws on the civil authorities * In our opinion they desarva the name of traitors only, who in the presence of the Invader do npthing but excite seditions. , The conduct of these military men involves a crime of the gravest nature against publio order and our institutions. and it Is necessary that it should not escape with impunity, so that the people may see that the States have not reoovered their sovereignty to be the sport of these commanding generals. The nation has been long enough the victim of these disgraceful military oommotlons, which, after having exhausted us. have left us defenceless in the power of the stranger. It is time at least that the scandal should cease." In another number the same pap i' advises tho government that the vast number of officers who are now idle at the capital, drawing their pay but rendering no equivalent, should be organised into companies, without regard to rank, and made to serve the country. The contributions of the clergy of the country by no means correspond to the demands aud expectations of the government or the liberal editors. Some bishoprics are highly commended for tbeir liberality, while others are as strongly condemned as niggardly in their appropriations. Many, too, of the clergy made no acknowledgment of or reply to the circular of the government calling upon theui for aid. They are threatened with official uud DODular dlSDleasura The Uw suppressing the liberty of the press has been found futile. The press appears to us as bold as aver, aud instead of supporting Anaya, it now opposes him. It has even oompellod, by its influence, the recent change of Ministers. Iu the his, a Spanish paper published in Mexico, it was announced on the 7th ult that a convention had been ooncluded by the government with the Spanish Minister, by whioh it was agreed that the flag of her Catholic Majesty should protect not ouly naturalized Spaniards in Mexico, but the sons of thoso who were born in the republic The Rtpubluano takes the alarm at this, and demands an explanation from the official organ. Subsequently we do not find the subject mentioned. The Rrpuklicano takes fire at every indication of European influence in the alfairs of the country. We have before us the letter of Scnor do la Rosa accepting a place in the Ministry. The only notable passage in it is as follows: "1 am honored in taking part in the labors of a Cabinet which 1 am sure will devote all its energies to save the independence and nationality of the country, sustaining the war at every cost, Until a peace, honorable and u>eful for Mexico,may be possible." NKVVS FROM THE ItRASOS. [From the New Orleans Picayune, June '2 J The Sovereign, from Brasos Santiago, sailed ou the '23th ult. Although not later than the James L. Day. she brings copies of the Malamoras Flag of the 'i'2d aud -26th ult., which wo had not before seen. Lieut. Mchaffy, of the 11th infantry, and Dr. C'boloner, of the army, came passengers. The news wo gave yesterday of the arrival of Colonel Doniphan at PHrrasis confirmed by the Flag, which says tho intelligence was oommunicatvd to Gen. Gushing by a letter from Monterey. Col Doniphan waa shortly expected down the river with his command. Mr. Parish, bearer of despatches to Gen. Taylor, from Washington, passed through Matamoraa on the'26th ult. to his destination. lirig. Gen. Cadwollader had ordered an election in the Massachusetts regiment, to supply tho vacancy in the colonelcy made by the promotion of Gen. Gushing. It was to have taken place on tho 27th ult., but we have not heard the result. Threu men of this regiment recently deserted and nttemuted to reach the Rrasns Thnv rriuuuxl the river above Matamoras. and bad not gone far Worn a party of Camanches name across thorn aud murdered tliem all. The Flag says that a few dayi prior to thin an the Kentucky cavalry were on the march from Camargo to Keynoaa. they arrested another deserter from the same regiment. On being interrogated he replied that he was going to Monterey, to take a boat to go back to Massachusetts. Whether his insanity was real, or only feigned, the Flag had not buen Informed. The body of a white man has been recently discovered about seveu miles below Reynosa. shot through the breast. No clue has been discovered to the clroumstanoe of the murder or the name of the victim. The news tron Monterey U no later than we have already given. The 1st Ohio regiment was to leave there on tbe 10th, and the 1st Indiana regimeut ?n the 20th ult, on their way home. The last train coming down met 1,600 pack mules near Cerralvo, going up with supplies. Major Case, with a detachment of 3d Dragoons, arrived in Mataoiorus on the 24th ult. We have before given the destination of this regiment,commanded by Col E. Q. W. Butler. The Government has been erecting a large hospital at i Toint Isabel, 180 feet by 08 encircled by a 12 feet gallery | It is situated on the most elevated spot in town. and. ao! cordiug to the Flag, which gives a glowing account of it, I will compare favorably with similar structures in the | United States There was a copious shower of rain on the 26th at Matamoias, which is mentioned by the /Vug bk if It were an occurrence deserving a thanksgiving Between the 19th and 23d ult , the Rio GrauUe rose teu feet, and fell as much. It was low at last accounts A company of Tennessee cavalry, which has been at Matamoras for the last eight months, is alsiiit to return home. The steamer Telegraph arrived at the Brasos on the 24th ult, and left again immediately for Vera Crux The Indian incursions among the Settlements on the Itin Grande and the frontiers of Texas are attracting attention. It was supposed that Colonel llays would devote a little time to them, if Gen. Taylor could spare him. The traders of Matamoras are indignant at the new tariff promulguten for Mexican ports. The Flag advices them to call public meetings to denounce it. We do not precisely understand the position of the battalion of Texans which had crossed the Rio Grande. Our own correspondent wrote us that (Jen. Taylor was compelled to decline their services, not being authorised to receive them. The Flag gives a different account of tbe matter, and says the General will keep them in active service. We copy the following items from the Flag of the 22d : Ult.:? An accident of a very distressing nature occurred at I Camargo on the 9th inst A very interesting and highI ly promising youth, Ventura Kidder, aged eleven years, son of Capt. Henforth Kidder, jr . of this city, was instantly killed by the accidental discharge of a gun in the haiuls of a Mexican servant attached to the family. Capt Kidder acting as aid or interpreter to Col. Belknap, was absent from his family at the time.and learned tbe death of his sou a few days ago whilst in this city. The grief of the father can better be iniHgined than described A letter was shown us yesterday, dated ttth inst . at San Luis, written by a wounded Mexican nlhcer, (formerly a citizen of this place) to a friend in this city, which gives a truly distressing account of the destitution prevailing there among the sick aud wounded in the hospital The hospitals are crowded and tbe soldiers are ac. tunlly dying by scorei, of starvation and neglect. The country adjacent to San Luis wan completely dripped of all It'produce to feed the ariny of 30.000 Santa Anna kept up there for ninny month* prior to the battle of Duma Vista. and now even the citizens of the place are guttering for want of the common necessaries of life. The .Mexican government makes no provision whatever for the wounded soldiery, and they are '<> be seen dragging their mangled limbs along theitreets. and begging?alas' too often in vain- for bread. The troops have all left? leaving not so much as a regiment to garrisou the city. [From the Matamoras Flag. .May 3d. A gentleman recently front Monterey, informs us that the three companies ot mounted Texans. which we reported as being ordered back from < amargo hy Col Delknap, to their stations on the eastern frontier of Texas refused to obey the order, and proceeded on to Gen. Taylor's headquarter*, where they were received into service, and assigned to duty eonjointiywith Major Chevallle's eomrnnnd The Texas mounted force now In the Held, is upwards of (100. and we understand that it is the intention of lien. Taylor thatthey shall not remain inactive. A detachment lias already been, or soon will he, ordered on ranging service, ss fur down as Victoria and Hsu Fernando. They may be looked for in our vicinity ere long, and woe be to I. arabajal. if he bides their coming. We find it hii exceedingly difficult task to report the stage ot the water in the Rio (irande. We mentioned In our last paper that tiie river was so low that navigation had been suspended nboru Reynnsa. No sooner had we made public tills fnct, than a ten font riae came down upon us in one night; and whilst we were picking up the type to announce navigation again free to I amargo. down comes a boat reporting the water to have fallen as as rapidly as it rose, leaving att the boats which had ! ventured up on the rise sticking fast on sand-bars ? | Like eveiy thlrg Mexican, the Rio Grande Is treacher| ous; and henceforth we shall not be deceived by Its pro; mises, into making statements as to Its condition for I steamhonting An equestrisn corps?proprietors and performers ' Mexicans ?have located in our city, and will commence operations on Sabbath afternoon, on the market square i Not the least attraction of the proposed perform*nee. will he the maiden of Pnebla. a lady of surpassing loveI lines*, who will entrance the audience in more ways than one oPEttATiotw or Tint nrr.p siit'aukon. I'. rt Faihatk Kasitas, ore Tabasco. May III We expect the Raritan will leave Antou Ltzardo, bound for boston, about the 1st of Juno. She will take home some of the older officers of the squadron, who have been jaded by long service, and also t ha sick from the different vessels. I am happy to say that these are not numerous. The American Hag I* now planted at Front em, at the mouth of Tabasco river, and It Is supposed that a custorn lionse wilt an?n he established there The elty of Tnnasco. seventy miles up the river. Is still in possession of the Mexicans, who kave or. npied a point about seven miles below, called the ' Devil's Turn.'' with u force of at leaat one, and some say two thousand men. indifferently provided with small arms and muskets, hut hsv ing a commanding battery of three'.24 pounders I do not know that Com. Perry will deem It advisable to attack Tabasco, inasmuch as we now hold the mouth of the river and sixty miles of navigation. For my own part, I can see no reason for such a proceeding, although I should be very glad of a flgnt. The navy has bad too little to do in that line for its own interest Capt Van Brunt ia at present discharging the functions of Governor, by order of Corn Perry Com Perry arrived here in the Mississippi yesterday, accompanied by the Vixen and Hoorplon steamers lie soon afterwards got. under way with the Scorpion. anil proceeded to Laguna and Waal. It is said that Captain Mackenzie is to be charged with some negotiations with the Government of Yucatan. Goatzacoalcoe has been taken, or rather occupied in consequence of a surrender. In case we have a fight here I will give you the particulars. P. 8.?May 19.?Th? commodore returned to this an

hhhmhhmi RK H 1RNING. JUNE 11, 1847. oboragc last evening. and will leave for Vara Croz thle evening The steamers Vixen, scorpion, Mississippi. McLane and the sloop* Decatur. John Adams. Albany and Ciermantown and frigate Raritan arc now aascmbled here. TUB BATTLE OF BCBNA VISTA?GENERAL LANE'S *U?I?LRMKNTARY RKP'iRTl [From the New Orleans Picayune. June 2.1 The following report by Brig Oen Lane la supplementary to hi* dm official report of the operations of his brigade In the battle of Buena Viata. Me has thought It call ed forty the developments of a court ot inquiry held since his first report was made, and by the various statementa made in the papers injurious to the uharacter of Indiana As an act of justice to the Indiana troops, and as a part of the record of the great deeds of the 23d February, we comply with the request made upon us. and cheerfully give the report an insertion in our columns. Bt'ava V'iiu, May. IM47. From the comments of the press, the numerous letters that have heeu writteu and published, the many false and ridiculous statements uttered by dttlerent persons at sundry places, concerning the battle at this place on the Slid and 23d of February last, and more purtloularly in oonsequenoe ot the erroneous statements invented and olrculated in referenos to the Indiana Brigade in pnnnitrtian with that mitmnnhU '! ?? I AJ ........1 f mah. trilln?<l. In dlsobarge of an Imperious duty, to give to the public a nuociuct acoouot of facte which may enable every candid reader to arrive at oorvPbt conclusions, and that the public mind limy be disabused of a studied and systematic attempt at misrepresentation and detraction The disposition of the troops seems to have been confided to General Wool, and they were posted iti the following order, viz :?The lid Regiment of Indiana volunteers. commanded by Colonel Bowles, with three pieces of artillery under Captain O'Brien, were posted on the extreme left. The 3d regiment of Indiana volunteers, commanded by Colonel Lane, occupied a height in the rear of Washington's battery. The 1st Illinois regiment, commanded by Colonel Hardin, were stationed ou a high hill nsar and a short distance to the left and front of the same battery. The lid Kentucky Volunteers. UDder Col. McKee, was on tho did posted ou the right of a deep ravino at a distance of a half mile, on the right of the battery, but on the morning of the 33d were ordered to reoross the ravine, and took placo near Col. Hardin and to his left. The 3d Regiment Illinois Volunteers, under Col. Bissell, were posted further to the left, and.In the rear and to the right, at a distance of about half a mile from where the 3d Indiana Regiment was placed ; which regiment, as butore remarked. occupied the extreme left ol the field, near the base of tho mountain. The four ritle companies of my command, under Mnj. uorman, were at early dawn of day ordered to move up the side of the mountain to engage the enemy, some three thousand strong, who were endeavoring to crosR the points of the inountulu aud to turn our left tlauk. These riflemen were directed to check their advance if possible. Three rillo companies of the 3d Illinois Regiment, tbreo companies of Col Marshall's mounted regiment, were dismounted and sent up the mountain to the assistance of Major Gorman, whe had now for soma time baen ho'ly engaged with the enemy. The contest on tho mountain brow raged with fury for the space of about threo hours, when I was luformed by Col. Churchill that the enemy, in great force, were advancing under cover of a deep ravine about four hundred yards in my front and to the right. I Immediately put my small command in motion to meet teem. It should be borne in mind that my whole l'orce was the eight battalion companies of the 3d Indiana Regiment and Capt. O'Brien's battery of three guns?in all about four hundred ineu. On arriving at a narrow ridgn be infantry, from four to six thousand strong, supported by a body of Unoers. The infantry were coming up out of the ravine oti my left and forming in beautiful order across the ridge, leaving the lancers in the ravine. 1 immediately directed ( apt O'Drien to halt hie battery and get ready for the fray. The column wae halted, when the first company wae up with and on the left of the battery, and formed forward lulo line of battle. I rode in front of the column, and continued in front as the oompanieg were forming into line, and was much delighted to aeo the officers and men move forward in good order; coolness and courage were depicted in every countenance, By the time half the companies were in line, and while i was yet in front, the Mexicans opened their fire from their entire line. In a moment the left companies were iu line. I passed to the rear, and the lire was returned with promptness and good effect. Thus commenced the battle on the plain of IJiiena Vista. The distance between the enemy's line and my own was about oue hundred aud twenty yards About the time the actiou commenced, the enemy opened a tremendous tire from their battery of three heavy guns, posted to my left, and a little to the rear, which nearly onUladed my line, in this manner the hattie continued to rage for uearly twenty-five minutus, the firing being very severe on both sides, the lines of the Mexican infantry presenting one continued sheet of flame, i observed the Mexican line to bri nk and fall i hack several times, but their successive formations across the ridge enabled tlieui at onee to force the men back to their position, and keep them steady. I then formed the determination to lake position nearer the enemy, with the hope of routiug and driving theui fioni l hat part of I lie field, and for the purpose ol placing the lines out of the range of the enemy's guns, whioh had succeeded in getting the range so us to be doing some execution nearly every tire For that purpose I sent my aid to direct Capt O'Brien to advance his battery some fifty or sixty yards to the front, and to return to me to assist in passiug an order to the line to advance to the same point, lie went with the battery to its advanced position. I was at that moment near tne left of my linn, before my aid returned to me 1 was much surprised to see my line begin to give way on the right, and continuing to give way to the extreme left, not knowing at that time that Col Bowles had given an order to retreat; and it was several days after the battle (and not until after I had made my official report) before 1 was satisfied that the regimeul had retreated in obedieuce to an order given by Col Bowles. The order was not obeyed until it had been thrice repeated, as has since been proven iu a oourtof Inquiry, appointed to inquire Into the conductor the colonel. Lt. Col iiaddon and twelve other good witnesses nave testified to his having twice or thrice given the order before the line broke so uuwilling were they to abaudon their position. The "Id regiment occupied an important position?it was the key to that part of the field?and were unsupported by uny other troops. An evidence of their being iu a very hot place is that about ninety of tliem were killed and wounded before they retreated. They bad stood firmly doing their duty, as well as ever did veteran troops, until they hail discharged over tweuty rounds of cartridges at the enemy, killing and wounding some three hundred of them; and I have uo hesitation in saying that it it had not been for that unnecessary, unauthorised and cowardly order to retreat. they would not have left their position. 1 hesitate not to express my belief, that if my order to advance had been carried out and have taken the advanced position as intended, t hat we would have driven the eueiiiy from the ridge. Although the men retired in some confusion. the most of them soon rallied?say to the number of two hundred and fifty?and they continued to fight like veterans throughout the duy. Lieut Robinson. (my aid de-oatup) and Lieut. Col. iladdou, were very active in rallying the men. Major I ravens was ordered to proceed to the ranche and bring back such of our men as had gone in that direction, which was promptly done Capts Davis. Kimball. McRae. Briggs. Lieut. Spicely, (then in command of bis company in consequence of the fall of the gallant anil lamented Kinder ) Adj. Shanks aud Lieuts. iloggat. it ur well. Lewis Fonder. Benncfiel. Kunkle, Londermilk, Roach, Rice and Zeuor. with the most of the company officers were also very active in rallying their men. Capt. Sauderson and Lis Davis Hogan nn l Cayee,and several other officers, were wounded and had to leave the field; as also Capt. Dennis, who had fought like a hero with gun in hand, found himself unable from fatigue and indisposition to remain longeron tlie fluid I'aymaster Major Dix, having arrived on tliu field at this moment, was very active in assisting to rally our broken and scattered forces, lie seised the colors from their hearer, who was unable to carry thein longer, and handed them to Lieut. Kunkle. who carried tliem triumphantly throught the day. These colors, now in the possession of ( apt Sanderson, are well riddled with balls?one g4-pound shot, one 6-pound shot, and many musket halls passed through theui while they were iu the hands of this victorious young officer, and they could at all times be seen high above the beads of the Indiana brigade, moving to and Iro where it was ueccssary to meet and repulse the enemy Lieut reck, (now captain) of the rifle battalion, who had been compelled to retire from the inouotaiu to the plain, after the fall of his gallant old ( apt Walker, succeeded in rallying about tw enty men, and joining the id ndiana regiment, continued to fight gallantly throughout the day The severe loss in killed and wounded which the Id Indium regiment sustained in the action, will convey some idea of the danger they faced arid the tenacity with which they struggled: 107 of their uumber wvre killed and wounded. At or about (lie time of the retreat of my small command under that ill-fated order, the riflemen were compelled by superior numbers to abandon their position on the mountain side and retreat to the plain below The cavalry, which had been posted some distance in my rear, and out of rnnge of the enemy's hatter* to met mm clrcuinsthnoe* might require. either to advance upon the enauiy mu<l rut them olT Id case they should retreat, or to muocor my small force If they shuuld be compelled to fall hack, Instead of mlfordltiK uin the leant assistance. left their position without receiving one fire from the enemy mod made a precipitate retreat to the rear, alonft the foot of the mountain, pursued by a large body of lancers who succeeded In cutting off and slaughtering quite a iiiimber of our force*, uiont of them riflemen If they had made a bold etand and allowed the riflemen and the -id Indiana regiment to rally on them, altogether they would ha?e been sufficient to check the enemy before he had gained any coiteblerable advantage Afterthese successive and aim on t simultaneous retreat* of the different force* on the left. It remained wholly undefended, and the enemy, numbering aeveral iboiiannd. came pouring down from the mountain* and from the front, and formed in good order along the toot of the mountain and In the rear of the poaitlon at flr?t occupied by our force*. Honn after the retreat of the'id and while I war rallying them the MI**U*lppi regiment arrived on the field and in a most gallant manner engaged the enemy, but were compelled by Tartly superior number* to fall hack. Atthl* time the 3d Indiana regiment, under Col l,*n*. wa* ordered Into the fight, and. joined with the id | Indiana and Mississippi regiment*, composed s force I about one-fifth a* large aa the enemy, but sufficient i to engage thein with success Captain Sherman, with one gun of hi* battery, at thl* time joined us 1 h? whole moved towards the foot of the innnntatn and engaged the enemy Mere the artillery proved very effective. Thl* portion of the enemy * force became at length no closely pressed, and our artillery continuing to waste them away with It* destructive fire, and they being separated from the enemy t malu [eh a: foro.' would have in a short time bees compelled to surrender. when a white flag was seen on the field, and wo were ordered to cease tiring We did so; but tbe Mexicans continued to fire from their battery, thus covering tbe retreat of their fonst*. This flag was sent to the left wing from General Taylor, in consequence of Saute Anna having sent him a flag, which the General naturally supposed conveyed propositions either of truce or surrender. Hence the white nag on our part of the ? battlefield. This flag proved to be nothing moro than a stratagem of the Mexican General to extricate tbat portiou of his troops which he saw was absolutely in our power. During the delay occasioned by this interchange of flags, this portion of his army, so completely I iu our power, moved off, and made good their retreat to where the enemy's main force was posted We now moved and took a position to meet a large , body of lancers, supported by about WOO infantry ? , The Mississippi and a portion of the Od Indiana regl- \ meats were formed across a narrow rldgo. between two deep ravines, supported by one gun from (.'apt Sber- , man's battery, anil the other part of the -Id and all of ] the 3d Indiana regiments were on the brow of one of the ravines, and parallel to the same, the line being nearly in the shape of an L. and faced by the rear rank The charge was made on the left flank of the 3d Indiana ? now right, as they were faced. This charge, it is due to the enemy to say. was made most gallantly, and was as gallantly received by our forces, delivering our tire when they were within a short distance It proved most destructive to the enemy, felling many a horse and | his rider, breaking their columns anil putting them to | flight, leaving many of their companions dead on the Held. Soon after this successful repulse, the llelil on the left was completely cleared of the enemy's forces; and bearing a sharp and continued tiring on our right.and to the left of Washington's battery. I put my command in motion at double-quick time, for tho purpose of taking part in the conflict. This Are proved to be a severe action between the entire Mexican infantry, and the 1st and 3d Illinois and 2d Kentucky volunteers, which was Santa Anna's last and great effort. These forces bad been repulsed by overwhelming numbers, and were retreating in confusion, hotly pursued by thousands of Mexicans, who were loading and firing on our men at everv jump, when my command, consisting of the 2d and 3d Indiana and Mississippi Regiments, arrived within musket shot, which we did by coming up suddenly out of a deep ravine, and opened a destructive fire upon them. Finding themselves thus suddenly attacked. and from an unexpected quarter, they quit the pursuit, formed promptly into line, and returned our fire wj h considerable effect; but they in turn were compi lied to retreat under our well directed fire to the position which they had occupied in tho morning This was the last firing between the infantry of the opposing forces of that memorable day, although the cannou continued to play at intervals until dark. The battle on the plain was opened, us has been shown, by the 2d Indiuna Regiment, and the last musketry tired was by the 2d and 3d Indiana and the Mississippi Regiments. It should also be stated that our forces bad been under arms since the morning of the 32d. and remained upon the tield of battle until the morning of the '24th. I have here giveu a brief uud faithful acoount of the operations of tho Indiana brigade on the 23d of Feb.. as came under lay observation, and there was not one minute, from the time the battle commenced until the last gun was fired, that I was not with them. Captain O'Brien, who commanded tho battery of light artillery, posted on my right at the commencement of the battle, as well as Capt Sherman, who acted with us part of tho day. are deserving particular praise for their gallantry and good conduct?moving and discharging thetr pieces with all the coolness and precision of a day of ordiuary parade. The intrepid and honorable conduct of the 2d Kentucky and 1st and 2d Illinois volunteers, could not have been exceeded, and no commendation of mine could add lustre to the glory that should and would be theirs. There is enough of honor and glory for each mun who dill his duty at Buena Vista, and ha must be an uncharitable aud selfish American citixen who would knowingly wish to detract from any portion of that glorious lit'le army, with a desire to augmeut that of amy other corps at the expense of another The many gallant officers and men who did their duty on that day, should not suffer by invidious comparison. If I have neglected to particularize the conduct of the Arkansas and Kentucky cavalry, or to deflue their position on the fluid, it is not because I deemed them ot little inomeut or Importance, but forthe reason, that from tuo time of their retreat 1 had noopportuuily of seeing any thing of their movements. Tncv participated in the ram-he light, when the gallant Veil nobly fell ut the head ol bis column, lie. with the noble souiswho fell ou that day. should never be forgotten. The ambitiou of distinetion should never prompt us to deface any portion of the tablet of Fame which our country will erect to the honor of the actors in that battle, and the regular and volunteer army should he proud of it. as oue of the greatest epochs in our country's history It is due to the commanders of the different batteries | oi ngni artillery xo say mat inelr ouorta were most pow- I I erful anil efficient towards gaining the almost unpurralleled victory of Bueuu Vial a. lteady si ail tnnea to meat the euemy at fearful odd*. their gnus wasted tin in away with their fire in a handswmu uiauner. coin p. limn them to.retreat whenever coining within their range < ieui. Taylor and W ool werp prevent an rouiuianderi? the former an couimuuder-in-chief. They were exposed to dangers almost every instant of the day. walchiug the movements of the enemy, and orderiug aud disposing our forcus to meet and repel them. By their coolness and courago in gaining lliis victory they have won laurels and a fame that shall endure as long as traces of American history shall uxiit. Hespectfully. your obedient servant. JUBKPH LANK, Brig. General WHO IS PRKSIliKNT OF MF.XtCO 1 [Krom the New Orleans Bulletin June 3, 1H47.1 The last advices and reports hold out the expectation, that Herrara will he elected ('resident, in the place ol Santa Anna. Such an event, we should look upon ns a very favorable sign for peace We have no belief nor expectation of a treaty whilst Santa Anna remains In power, lie dares not make peace, at least on such terms as our government will expect and ask for. (lis military misfortunes, and his supposed understanding with Mr. 1'olk. whether true or false, render him unable to negotiate. K.very thing he might ray or do. towards such a result, would he regarded with suspicion, if not with actual denuueiation. Mr. Folk's official announcements, respecting liiui. have spread suspicion fur and wide among his countrymen, and the impression, now. cannot he done itwuy with. The election of iierrera would not only indicate it desire of peace, but the mere choice of him. under present circumstances, would strengthen his bands towards making it. The selection would induce many inlliiential parties openly t? avow pacific views, hut who now dare not do so, and if the peace party once obtain sufficient confidence and power to publicly declare and promulgate their views.converts will thick rapidly around Lheui Mr. Trist will also be on tlio spot, with the views and intentions of our Government, "id he, or Gen. Scult. will, no doulit. have been fully authorized to act. should occasion offer. We perceive by El /{</ni/ibccnn.that the citizens were abandoning the capital, and many of them had removed to Tolaca. a Urge town to the westward of the city of Mexico. The citizens of Tolaca. El Kepuhllcano says, bad demanded extravagant prices for their houses, under the expectation of a large vuiigration from the city. but. the government had issued a decree, forbidding auy such extortion. The Senor Iierrera. who has received the vote of 4ueretaro for the ('residency of Mexico, is the ex-President, lie was mentioned without his titles of (iuneral or exPresident. and as tile name of lierreaa is a common one in Mexico, we fell into the mistake We are glad ho lias secured the vote of one State and should he be elected, we should regard It as a good omen for the prospurity of his country FROM tiKV TAVI.OIIS ARMY.?OFFICIAL. irrom inn Washington in inn | The following " orders." Issued by General Taylor, have been transmitted by hlni to the War Department In laying thorn before our reader*. we hardly deem It Decennary to allude to the pitiful falnehnodn circulated by the federal preen, to the elject that the administration had neglected to uotlce in auitable term* the glorious achievement of American armn at Buena Vista A calumny *o footinh and no mean, must needs recoil upon the head* of ita author* Oxnr.ns / Hrsi><)i'**Tr*? Aanr or Oect?r*Tiow. No. 4(5 j <'amp near Monterey, May A, 1817 Under the Inetruction* of the Secretary of War. the commanding general ban the gratification to publ *h to the troope ot hi* command the following communication, receired by him from the War Department " W*a ID pir rMrir. April 3. 1817. " Sir : Your communication* of the Jl'h aad 'J.ith of February, and the lit of March, announcing the brilliant siicoe** of the troop* under your nonimacid at Hu- I ena Yiata. against the force* of the onemv. va?tly superior in uumber*. have been laid before the President ; and I am Inslrunted to convey to you hi* high appreciation of the distinguished ?erv ce? rendered to the country hy yonmelfand the officer* and soldier* of your command on that occasion. ' The victory achieved at Buena Vista while It add* new glory to our arm*, and furni*he? new proof* of the valor arid brave daring of our officer* and soldiers, will excite the admiration and call forth the gratitude of the nation. " Tha ?lngle fact that five thousand of our troop*, nearly all vo uoteer*. who. yielding to the Impulse of patriotism, had rallied to their country * standard for a temporary *erv ke. were brought Into con flirt with an army of twenty thousand, mostly veteran soldier* and not only withstood ami repulsed the assault* of thi* numerous host, led by their most experienced general, but in a protracted battle of two days won a glorious victory, i* the most indubitable evidence of the consummate skill and gallant conduct of our officers, and the devoted heroism of the troop* under their comiunnd It will ever be a proud distinction to have been lu the memorable battle of Bueria Vista. "The gannrai joy wblrb I lie intelligence of tills success of our arm* ba* spread through the land Is mingled with regret that It ha* been obtained at so great a price ?that so many heroic mini have fallen in that angul: nary conflict Th'.y dleu In the Intrepid discharge of* ; I patriotic duty, and will be honored and lamented by a : I grateful nation "You will caus* thl* communication to be published I to the troops under your command ' I have the honor to bo, very respectfully, your obe- | i dieiit servant, (Signed, ' W L MARl'Y, "Hecretary of W*r "> By order of Major (Jeneral Taylor W W H BI.IHH. Assistant Adjutant General Order* > Hks0^t'**t*iis Asm? or Or < l esnnw No 47. ) t amp near Monterey, May 8, |h47. The commanding general baa the Mtiahctton of an m LB. Mm Two Oath nouncing to the troop* of hit oommand another decisive rtctory achieved by the American force* under Malor General Scott, on the ISth of April, at Cerro Gordo in :h# State of Vera Crnr. The Mexican army under 'the mmedlate order* Of General Santa Anna. President of be republic, is known to hare been entirely routed with ;he*loe* of all It* artillery and munition* of war The army of occupation will hail with joy thi* brilliant inrce** of the American arm* By order of Major General Taylor W W. 8 BLISS, A**istaut Adjutant General MIT.ITARY INTELLIOMCR. ) Wan DirtiTMiiT. 3ir?rR*L Oaoaa*. f Adjitakt OtncaAL t Orricc, wo ) Waihinotor, June 8. 1W7. 1?The SurgeOD* and A?*i*tant Surgeon* retained la ;lie ??rvlce of the United States by the Pruldeut for luty with the rolunteer* enrolled for the war with Mexco. are ii*xigned to regiment* and battalion* aa follow*: Mtiui muiett* IUuimkit (Colonel )?Surgeon 3tia lioyt, of Ma**achu*ett*; A*ai*tant Surgeon TlmoLhv Childi. of M&wachueett*. Ki**t New Vobk Rtominr, (Colonel J. D. Stevenson)?Surgeon Alexander Perry, of New Vork; Aeeletant Surgeon William C. Parker, of New York, Sgco-sb New Yok* Reuimkmt, (Col. W. B. Burnett) ?Surgeon Joseph L. Hasbrouok. of New York; A**U> tant Surgeon Min B Halatead. of New York. Kik?t I'e*v*tlv**ia Hi iiimknt?(Colonel F. M. Wynkoop)?Surgeon Johu C. Reynold*, of Pennevlvmaia; A**i*tant Surgeon Tbowaa C Bunting, of PennavW vania. Hacono Plnnhyi.vama Ukuimikt?(Colonel W. b. Roberts) ?Surgeon James 8 McFarlane. of Louisiana; Assistant Surgeon Frederick W. Miller of Pennsylvania. Viki.inia Hm.imknt?(Colonel J. F. llaiulramck)? Surgeon William II J. Anson, of Virginia; Assistant Surgeon .lames M. Bell, of Virginia. No si ii Carolina licoiMr?r- (< olonel It. T. Paine) Surgeon tiaston It < ohbe.of North Carolina, Assistant Surgeou James A. Mserae. of North Carolina South Carolina llt'.iMis r? (Colonel P. M. Butler) Surgeon James Davis, of South Carolina; Assistant Surgeon Libert Bland, ot South Carolina. Louisiana Rboimbnt?(Colonel L. O. Da Ruasy)? Surgeon Luther K. Dashlel. of Louisiana; Assistant Surgeon John Thompson, of Mirstsslppl. Trias RsoiMf.Ni or Hor?c. (Colonel j. C. Hsys.) Surgeon A Parker, of Texas, Assistant Surgeon fcj Tucker, of Texas. Missiisirri Rl.imim, (Colonel Reuben Davis.)?Burgeoti Thomas N. Love, of Mississippi; Assistant Surgeon D. A. Kinchloe, of Mississippi. Ohio Rkqimrnt, (Colonel ? )?Surgeon E. K. Chamberlain, of Ohio: Assistant Surgeon Robert McNeill. of Ohio. Indiana Rroiment, (Colonel )?Surgeon Caleb V. Jones, of Indiana: Assistant Surgeon John U. Dunn, of Indian. First Illinois Regiment, (Colonel ??.)?Surgeon Kdw&rd B Price, of lUiuois; Assistant Surgeon ? Miller, of Illinois. Sxi om) Illinois Ricoiment, (Colonel )?Surgeon Wm B. Merrick, of Illinois; Assistant Surgeon Daniel Turncy. of Illinois. Missouri Reoimenr or House. (Colonel ??)?Burgeon George Pcnn, of Missouri; Assistant Surgeon The*. M. Morton, of Missouri. Missouri Battalion of Hostr., (Lieut. Colonel .) Assistant Surgeon Jsiues B Snail, of Kentucky. Miss 01 si Battalias or Foot, (Lieut. Colonel .) Assistant Surgeon George B Sanderson, of Missouri. Alabama Bat i alion.(Lieut. Colonel .)? Assistant Surgeon C. J. Clarke, of Alabama Louisiana Battalion.(Lieut Colonel .) ?Assistant Surgeon John W. (ilenn, of Arkansas. II.?The volunteers from New York.(seoond reglmentO Pennsylvania. South Carolina. Louisiana, Illinois, (second regiment.) are or soon will he with the army undar the orders of Msjor General Scott, those from Massachusetts, Virginia, North Carolina. Texas, Mississippi, Ohio1 Indiana, and Alabama, are or will be under the orders of Major Ueueral Taylor; the first New York regiment is In California; the first Illinois regiment, the Missouri regiment, and the Mississippi battalion of foot are en vents for Santa Fe. and the Missouri battalion of horae U to occupy posts on the route to Oregon. III.?Many of the Surgeons and Assistant Surgeons are now on duty with the Regiments according to this assignment; those on duty with other troops, or at hospitals, will continue on such special service until relieved by orders of the Commanding Generals In 1hn fiild Such ot the Medical Officers as may have left Mexico with the twelve mouths volunteers, or who may be absent from any cause, will, with the least possible delay, join the Regiments and Battalions to which they ara rsvpectively assigned, either ?n routo or in Mexico. IV ?The foregoing assignment cuibrac-s all the Medical l)(Beers retained, except Surgeou Keymour Haitiy, of Mississippi, Wm Trevitt of Ohio, and Lwiug H.Roane, of Arkansas The former will report In person to Major Oenersi ncott. the other two to Major Oeusral Taylor, who will assign them to duty. V.? Laeii Medical Officer will report by letter on the :.L.t ilnv of eii'll month to lh.. i .? Washington. VI.?Tim Volunteer Staff Officers of the Quartermaster. Commissary and Medical Department* and tha additional 1'uymasteri, will make regular report* of their stations and duties on the last day of each uionlh to their respective chiefs at Washington By order K JON 1.3, Adjutant General j The steamer Wyandott, ( aptain Moore, which arrived on the 1st inst. at New Orleans, from 8t Louis brought Lieut* Steen anil Taplin with lt>U recruits of the I'Jih I' S. Infantry, from Jefferson Barrack* Dkathiai i hi: JiLiri Husrnn ?Our Jalapa cor respondent, under date of the 13th ult . writes us. 8iuoe I last wrote you, the following deaths have taken place in the general hospital: May h Sergeant Patten. Kentucky volunteers. May II.?Privates Wingert. company C, 3d PenDsylvnnia regiment: Schaeffer, company C, 1st Pennsylvania regiment May Id.?Thomas Kord, South Carolina regiment Hrblinkert. 1st Pennsylvania; McKarland. 3d infantry, I) K. Morrison, company I. 1st Pennsylvania; Cummiugs, company K. rith infantry; Adwia. South Carolina regiment; Veturau, musiciaii. 3d artillery. May 13. ? Lt Johnson. 3d Illinois regiment; Bradford company C, South Carolina regiment. NAVAL I NTKLLICENI K. Hikkba L?ovk. Wkst Aisica. March 30, 1*47 Will the editor of the llrrald be good enough to report the I S. hrigantine Dolphin, at this port, on her fourth cruise down the coast. . Officers and crew, with some exceptions, in as good health as the nature of the climate will permit theui to be. The Dolphin has been upon the African station nineteen mouths, a longer period than any veseel of her class has yet remained, and (with the exception of tha Marlon.) longer than any vessel that has yet cruised u|>oii the station The liolpbin will sail this evening, it I* said, bound first to Monrovia, where she will take on board a sufficient quantity of provisions to last, (with the present store.) from four to five months; fromtbenre she will pursue her way down the Leeward coast as far. perhaps, as Ht. Helena, (or until her provisions give out,) i stopping at all or many of the intermediate ports, Stn.?,t;ape Talmas, hltnina. ' ape t oast < astle. Accra, Whydo, Bight of Benin. Gaboon river, he ,at all ofwhieh plai t s she has before touched and at many othsr minor ports upon her present track Afl?r the completion of this cruise, it is supposed she will ret in n to tlie retidetvous at the Cape de Verde*, and fiud her relief, or orders to return to the United (Stales or to join some other station, at least, from the wearied expression oi many a sickly face on board, one might imngine a hope to that effect existed. No very recent deaths from fever haveoecurred in the American squadron, hi d hat tew cases at present are spoken of? in thut of the Knglish and I-rench much illness exists, and a numIter of deaths have occurred particularly in cruisers recently out. The Marion and Boxer are now ahscut in the Gulf , of Guinea the former on her return to the islands (Cape de Verds.) from whence she will sail for home they say. The following is a list of officers attached to the several American vessels of war now on tb# station Frlgatr Vnilrii SMn.?Loin George C. Read, oommaiulerof the forces; Captain James Mnoot, commandsr of Hag ship; 1st lieutenant Henry If Ball; 3d do. Gso. A. Prentiss; 3d do A H Kilty, 4th do. George Hurst, (linn lioulemtnt,) /ith do. (irnrtt* bcott, Olb do, ? m ll Brown; uia-ter. n II. illicit. fleet surgeon. Tlioinaa DHlard; iiaaiatant Jo Mayo. lieutenant marine*, T nmt'i T. Moan, Purser, lioratio Bridge, roramodora'a secretary, Mr M ain ; passed midshipmen, Julian vlyer* W W Roberta; midshipmen. Mitchell. H penerr. Daniel*. hiiJ Met auly; captain'a clerk. ? hgraham; gunner. (>00 Blight, boateinan, Michael hall; carpenter, < brlatoper Jordan; aailmaker, Jaa. Vraser Sloop ?/-H'ar Ma mm ( ommauder, Simonda; lat lieutenant. Price, 3d Jo. Kogera; 3d acting do. Portar; master. sheufeldt, passed midshipman. Klmnn: do. HlgK'n*; Purser Doran; Surgeon. Brinkerhoff; Passed Assistant Jo. 1 >ould, Boatswain. William*; Gunner, Burton, Salltnaker. Freeman; t arpenter, Jenkins. IIrig Dolphin -John Pope, 1 omrnandvr, D F Uulany. lat lieutenant; L B Avery, 2d do; Abner Road. Master, II T M??on. Passed Assistant Hnrgeon; John O. Maaa, Acting Plirser; Wm F hplocr, Passed Midabipmao; C. B. J one*, Midshipman; Jos Pith. do l>rig liojtrr? Hisphent, l.leut . Commanding; Parry, lat lieutenant; Vaualstein. 3d do; Watklna. Maatar; Calwdl and Stuart. Passed Midshipmen; 1 lark, Parkar. The flag ahip sailed from Porto Pray* about tha 8th, bound to Cape Meaurado. where aba will land at Uia atom houae th* balance of provision* recently brought out by a store vaaarl. au I perhaps aait for tha Canary lain* to meruit ke. It I* now aaid that the Jainaatown will probably go to the Mediterranean. and not to th* coaat of Africa IMlT 11 1.1 >! 11 v 11.1) HAND BOOK FOR THAVKLLKRH. containing a descrirtion afeach Htatr, tha dura, principal lowna and watering placet, the railroad and stage routes. crirr of fare, kc , embellished with 13J highly fiHiahcd engravings, Mid an accurate map of the United Sutra. Ju?t pabliahrd, and tor tale, who etalr and reUti by mtfKKMAN k SMITH, *' " I' ,I m r 193 oxiad wh v. rorner f . H ,r *r 866,500,giSSt^XX&Z ail applicant# Thia ram belong* to an estate III trn?i, .ind W ll on V>r\B*i, * 1 ?ln !'S ?? '? Aprly immediately, to g. a BROAI), No. II Wall street, to tha Cm ton Water olBca bacmcu _ alWodJm're | .A IJ t fc. ra' ukfc.HM, HABlT^ANb PKLlSBK ct'tTING t*u?ht in Three Lesaont ? Instruction in Madame Tilhem celebrated system id Ureas Culling will begirenparmaneuily n No. 61 Chambers street. a few doon east of Broadway. I,iilina in easy circumstances, at well u tliota engaging in tha liniinesa of Drau Making, will, with three hours inatrnetinn, be abla to fit thcmaelves aud uthera with rate and arearacy. For the purpose of introducing rhia method and mak legit **popular here aa it hat long been in Paria and l.ondeu, the term* are made eitremelv low?S3. including all the etpeases. Hmtr* of nut ruction from # A. M. to 6 P. M. / IT7~ Dreaiet cut without dalay, aad waanwtad to ft. mil Jlta iw'K /

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