Newspaper of The New York Herald, 17 Haziran 1847, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated 17 Haziran 1847 Page 1
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TH Vol. XXII. No. 1M?Wholo Ho. 4M3. THE NEW YORK HERALP ESTABLISHMENT, North-w?t earner oT Fulton und Auna ate. I JAMES GORDON BENNETT. PROPRIETOR. CUtCULiATKlN?FORTY THOUSAND. DAILY HERALD?Every diiy, Price 3 cant* per copy f ? PTf apnuin?!?*> ?hle in advance. WEEKLY He.RALD? Every SaWrda??Price #M eeeti Pe,r,??JL'%."~%? lSWc'.-uu per annutn?payablelu advance. HERALD l'6R EUROPE?Every Steam Packet dtyPricenk sents rer ceny?S3 per annum, payable in advance. ANNUAL PICTORIAL HERAllD?Published en the 1st 01 Jannarv of each year?(ingle copies siipence each. AUVrdtTJhE.\fENT8, at the uauel prices-always cash u l'.V uce. Advert:laments should be written in a plain, legible manner The rr<*>rietor will not be responsible for errors that uiat" ore* uitneiu. PKINT1MJ of ail kinds executed beantifully end with deapstrh. All letter* or eommnnioetioni by mail, addreaaed totha establishment, mnst be post paid, or the pottage wul be d? daeted from the cebeenplioa moaey remitted. M APARTMENTS TO LET, handsomely furnished er unfurnished, at 31 Nipth Moore street. j'l ltt'r ^XL 1 i'll SALE, OH EXCHANGE FOR CITY PROl7iv? PLUTY.?Property in the pleasant vilUre of Liberty Xidfls' 'orner, consisting ofa fir.t rate Dwelling House,38X10, | touuiiii.:* 10 rooms highly liuished, with a good cellar, Carrow Maker's, Wheclright and Blacksmith's Shop, all new. Als<>, ? g,??| barn, 30 X 38, witk wood and smoke houses, n good well at Mis door, apples, cherries, currents, be. Trice for the whole $1,500. Also. It sereeof lend, 7 acree of timber, 7 of clear land, all i miner iiimv mice. ... Apply to J?ine? B. Barr, iny W?4n?*day, from fA.M. U 7 P. M ?on Thursday, till 1 P. M., on othtr day- at tha New York Real Instate Company, corner af Broadway and Maiden Lane J AM KB B. BARR. , J.-10 30t - M> ^ to <ili,!uh oil suhctmh- r6 tar, tli* second 1V3 story rthe Broadway Baths?it consist* of cue Urge with * tmillrr one attached. Also, to let, si 134 Crosby (treat, (entrance on Broadway,) to liogl* Keuilrinen preferred, without board, two handsomely furnished rooiiu. Apply ta T. H. BYRNES fc CO., jell 6t*re 600 Broadway. , 'j&l mir sale?the VUNKi'.Rs .vlAflHiotf |"T9 House, euthuildiugs, and seven acres of | laud?the "A " '" i- ar ? |* 111, to ?uit purchasers, and on the moat i accommodating term*. Tint extensive building commands a magnificent view of the Hudson River, from 10 to 1} mile* in each direc ion. The house is 60 feet square; carriage house 50 feet .iquare, with stabling lor one huudred horses; shed 65 leet in length i all nesrly new. and in complete erder. There it alse i lish pond and water power, with a never failiug stream ot water running through the middle of tha grounds, at pure as Crotosi. The Hudsou Kiver Railroad is te run within three hundred yarda in front ef the urorwrty, and about the same distmcr south of the villige of Yonaers, where the depot it to hr located. There are five well eoudueted schools, all wiihin alialf mile. Twe splendid fast sailing steamboats ply daily to and I'rotn the city; and stages also run daily in eounection with the Hatlena Railroad. rorterins applv to William Kellinger, at the Williama- I burgh lerry, at the fuel ef Dclancy street, or upon the premies jet Ut'rc M PAVHON, NKW BRIGHTON, Btalen laTa^I^ The proprietor begs to inform liia friends and the public, that he has made considerable alterationa and improve menu in this establishment since the last sesiaoii. He haa erected a large building, containing thirty-three rooms, altogether disconnected from the mam body of the pavilion. These rooms are intended for gentlemen only; they are of a comfortable size, light, and well ventilated, and auperior in all respects to those generally denominated single rooms in the varieua wa'ering places throughout the country. The proprietor is now ready te treat with familiea or partioa wishing to engage rooms for the season. Letters addressed to h.tn at the City Hotel, Broadway, will receive immediate attention. A steamboat rues between New York and New Brighton, It the following hoars, via:? From New Brighton?At > and 11 A. M, and * and S:M P. M. From pier No. 1 North River, New Vork?At 9 A. M. and It M.and 3J?. i and (i P. M., and more freqneut commauicationa will he established as the season advances. ^ fhiodri| Arrangement?From New Brighten at I A. M., UH, From New York, at # A. M., t and < P. M. The Pavilion is uow ready for the reception of Company. apSBlfrc F. BLANC ARD. MA RKVKKR HOUSE, Bowdoin Square, Boston.? PPM This as tensive edifice now completed, and open for JjHLtlie reception of company. I u? rapid growth of the city and proportionate increase fo travel, suggested the plsu of constructing a hotel of a superior character, and one that should be unequalled in point of splendor in the United States. With this view the enterprise was commenced, and it is believed haa bean successfully accomplished. The furniture was all made to order, and designed express* ( ly for this hotel, and the richest pattern! of carpeting and up holstery manufactured and imported for the aame purpose.? Ceailv mirrors mid chandeliers of chaste workmanship hare bee j liberally distributed, and every article selected to correspond with the geueral character of the internal arrangement. In the depaittnent appropriated for ladies, especial atteutti n haa been given?having two private entrances, with a magniti cant draw ing room, and an ordinary of extreme beauty. Pril vara parlors and anits of rooms can at all time* be obtained. Tha Gentlemen*' dining hall will be found an attractive ol? ject, af elegant proportions and li'lith, and the drawing rooms equally spacious and beautiful. Improvements ana conveniences are introducer! that have originated with the projei* ten oftlie building alone, and with the additioua! advantage el' be g admirably located, the proprietor hopes to receive, and respectfully solicits a filers! support Boston May, t:tl7. TAR AN STKVKN8, Proprietor. myat Utis'l I,S&T?rc ? A HARM FOR BALL, almost adjoining ttie village Mfltn' M.. _ D,, ??i,;?L. ..,..,i?.t?n arm ii.cl,,. - JanZdiug marl enough, (1 believe,) to manure it for ages.? It is a pleasant and healthy situation, and will be within a few minutes' walk of the railway. Tertna accommodating. For fnrth?r iiarticiiUri enquire of the subscriber, on the premises. jeO 3w* re WALTER BURLING. KOK SALE-WE8TCH ESTER LAN !>.?To tea|yMpleiiit-n in want of sites for Country Seats?To Market ?sA^Oudeiiers in want of land tor Gardens; and to all persons wisiuug a location in the neighborhood New York. 40(1 acres of Land in the town of Westchester, within nine miles of the City Hall, with right of passing oyer Harlem Briilce free of toll, are now offered at prirate sale, in Iota, containing from tire to fifty acres each. The lands are within ftlteau minutes walk of the railroad; front on good roads; are in tlir neighborhood of schools, aud ehurehes of different denominations; tho water is Kill, and location healthy. Title indisputable. Terms moderate. Apply to OOUVERNEUR MORRIS, Morriaauia, Westchester Co.?or to WALTER RUTHERFORD, Counsellor, n?15 34'*r 79 Naaaau street. New York. t B HUMMER HATS Economy and Kashiou j3?>BERTSON, of the Phenix Hat and Cap Manufactory, formerly of No. 103, knt now of 49 Fulton street, New York, aud 63 Fulton street, Brooklyn, whose constant aim it has been to produce superior articles at the lowest possible prices, ha.? introduced his summer style of Hats, consisting of beautiful pe-rl suit drab Uastors, trimmed in the peculiar manner which lias hitherto giyrn such universal satisfaction,inasmuch as i: prevents ihe perspiration frem staining the outside of the list and at thr same tune iusures comfort and coolueaa. REDUCTION IN PRICES.?Kobe rutin giees notice that he has reduced the price of liia Pearl Hats to $2 50, and hit drab Hats to $.1; and at the same time prices challenges mann. facturrr* to produce a better article even at 24 per cent higher. WM. ROBERTSON, Jr. J. PLUNKETT. m23 30fy ' LOOK AT THIS?Ladies, Gentlemen. Mutes and B a Children, all that are in want of Boots or Shoes, please call at 387 Broadway, where yon will find the largest assortment, and cheapest in this city, wholesale or retail. N il.?Imported French Boots, $4. M. CAHILL. je1) 3(|r?r ~~~~ L. WALSH St BKBTHF.IW,French Boot Makers, No ml Ann street, New York. French Ualf Boots of the latest jj fashion made to order for St 50, usually sold for $8 and jH 47 ; tine F'rench Calf Boots $3 50, uanally $4. Patent Leather Boots $7, usually sold for $10. Also. Congress Boots! with patent springs. Gentlemen's gaiters, shoes and slippers constantly on hand, and made to order at the shortest notice. Repairing; Ac., done in the store. L WALSH It BROTHERS, my25 3f)t?r No 0 Ann afreet. J YOUNG It J0biK8, 4 Ann atreet, are aelTing Alia French ralf boots at $4 50, eqnal to any sold in this city for $G $7. Fine French hoots at $3 50, usually $5. Best French patent leather boots $7, equal te those usually sold at S3 and $10. A great assortment o( shoes, gaiters and slippets always on hand, and made to order at short notice. 4)1 goods warranted to give satisfaction. Mending, lie. done in the store. Please eallatil examine our stock. m23 10t*rc YOUNG It JONES. 4 Ann sr., near Broadway. J~WitT\V FRENCH BOOT STORE?The"InTesT Paris style of K rench Calf Sewed Boots for $4 50, equal to those usually aold for $0 and $7; fine French Boots for i:i 50. citv made, eoual to those usually sold fur tl ? Alse, Congress Boots, with patent springs: Boots, Shoca, Gaiters, ke., constantly on hand, and made to order in the shortest notice. Mending, fcc. done in the atore, corner of Fallon and N.taaau streets, oppoaite the Herald nffiee, N York. mvll Wf i'- _ * THE HUBA('k1ffRR would respectfully inform Ida enaromera and the puldie generally, liiathr haa on hand a large assortment of Lsdies\ Miaaea' and Children's roloied and black Gaiter Boota, Buskins, 8|jppagg, Ties,kc.; Geitleinen'a and Boy'aaewed and pegged Boota of every description, all of which he will cell aa low aa audi arttatea can he purchased at toy store in the city. N. B ? I.adiea' and Gentlemen'a Boots and Simea made to order in the best manner at moderate prices. A call is respect* fully solicited. 5a.MMWA1.KEK, jel3 30t*rc M (.anal street, comer ef Wooater. ' ABI llY, ttiK'tlNLYlt'Eill CATKItfftt.'sSt ' Oreateat Attraction Yet?38 Bull Fmclict wuh ' .iifjy# fr-m three to fonr tunes. Also, orer I.UH flinging 'fcCri'l aoarica, jaat imported ria Bremen, selected by hia agents from the moat celebrated districts of r.nrope. This variety far songs aad plumage, will he (onnd en iaapeetiea, to aclijue any Arehy has beea enabled to offer. Pi. B ? On show the largest Cockatoo in America. Arrhy takes this opportunity to apprise hia friends at a distance, in anticipation ef this importation, that they may make early application. P 8 ?In consequence of the limita of Ilia old establishment, No. Jjehn street, he has ranted Bramble Cottage, Bloomingdale, near Burrfiam'a Hotel, for that branch of bis business not connected with birds, rig: Shetland and Fancy Ponies, King rharlea Spaniels, Pointers, lie., and every variety of Fancy Pigeons, llarn Door rewls. kc. As naual,letters poet paid will at all times maet with prompt Mention Irom A. GRIEVE, No. 5 John st. ja IPX *r .i*LOT Ok BJKD8? Only biril is worth "/Kir cage room, and sweeps all kind bird aiiecies song away ' .fkttV day or night, TtveT Also rery fine collection Long Braed Canary Birds. Also, lot short breed German Birda;Tancy Cages and Haed; To he aeen at tii Bowery, between 3d and 4th at. my 38 3Ht?rc H. WILLIAMS. v..-?, BIII 1)8, uuws AWTMVwgkb.?ATTKALTIOPf. /MfcTiHiFvw Vr1 ^0!1 l *or the- city ia now at LJKVAIK HM 8. No. 5 John street, where nature's song vH5? in its moat select (Variety is only tube obtained from he little Robin to the Cock of the North. As usual, King < diaries Spaniels, Italian Grey hounds. Set CIS, Pointers. Newfoundland and avery variety of fancy Doge: ilao Hoe.land Ponies, kc. he. kc. P. 8. Letters poat-peid, will at all times meet with prompt itlenrinn fmm A OKI a.V E, i Johnstreet. N. B Kour Isle of 8ky Terriers, imported eipreeely. PARKERS j COFFEE IIOUS E, NO. ? dey btreet, 1 IBJOlrtVfflHIftft YORK ar lm*v? j * I? TVT JJ JL^ JLLA N GAL WAV INDUSTRIAL SOCIETV-TO THE UENBVOLENT PEOPLE OK THE UNITED STATES Uii wtr, Ireland, 21th April IB17.?Sir? Uolituttoii la Ins locality has already increased tu such a Iriiflitlii 1 extent, that it 11 utterly bry uud our power to alfvrd assistance tu oue-ltulli of the wretched applicants Ibi work or food. We Itavedoiic, and are do-ug, oe much u man cm da to lelieve tbetr distress, but iu cuuae<|Ueuca ol ilia high price of food, end the imyioa <i hi lit y of prnaoiiug employment lot women and children. thousand* ol' our fellow creatures ate now dying?thousand* are uuw dead. I will not attempt to barrow your feeling* by a detail of tbe tuff- rintca I every day behold, or of the still inure dreadful ac euuuU brought iu fro u ilia cuuutry. Sutlice it to say. that if aoiue eitraordmary exer'iou it not made, it ia my drlibeiate ouiuion tbat not hall'the prevent po| ulaliou of Louuaught will aee tbe coniinruceineolol'another year. A abort aketch 01 our petition at tbe present moment will immediately aliow you the truth of thia. Our entire populatiou were engaged ill either hailing oragri culiure. Our coasts are alive witli Ipli, but the teveriry of'.lie pe?t winter, a failure of the barring lialiery. and the high price ol loot), rendered it impossible lor the tin ermen to support their families by fishing; they pawned their neta, fishing tickhtjli ato., to provide food lor their starving faindies*. when line all waa done, and the wtather moderated, they could not redeem tlieae absolutely necessary article*?and even if tbey could, 16 a worth of oatuieel (four atom ) w,ul.i L. nec-aaary to provision the boat, which at ..i.r season most he out ill days or a wut k. Mr. Kurrester, a tue'tnber ol the .-iocu-ty ol Krteiiaa, J* i tliiatowu ill January laat, and wiioae aaaiatanee to Ireland can never be furgotlvn. gave S.IV0 (o the llev. John , D Arcy and the Itev. Mr. Buah, to be diatributed among the starving fishermen ol Claddagli. With tbi? aum in four week*, they equipped six y-eight bouts, which have already brought into market i-OUO worth of fish?T200 per cent, per week on trie cuoital advanced. Thereat of the tl-hermeu who could t roy ide food for thousand*, if they were emtloyed si w hat they understand, are uow engaged like agricultural laborers on the public wiurks. These works, on which 700,000 are now engaged, are-l uoat u-elea-s, and the labor is so arranged, that only one member of a family can be employed at the same time. Tlirrelbre, a man with a wile and only four children, w ho is fortunate enough to be employed, and who earns 6a a week, (above the average,) can only purchase 21 Ilia of oatmea', thus allowing half a pound per diem for each member of his family. (Each tailor in the navy ta allowed one pound of bread, reree-liiurlha of a pound ol flour, ttiree-fourths of a pound of beef, betides auger, tea, raiania, apiriu, kc , tic., for a tingle day.) The wife sua children can do nothing: no one can give them employment; whole families are therefore piningaway, and will toon d'e, unless through y our assistance th.s society will be enabled to give some of them employment. We are osly now in "he commencement of the lamiue?The fields arc untitled, and, with the exception ol these iu which potatoes grew last vear or the year before, (which have baen ie-dug in search of potateea by the unfortniiete people, many ef whom i have seen at this work, who were hardly able to hold a spade) present the same appearance now that they did live moallia ago. The ressont for this are Eirst. Those persons holding under ten scree of land, have not money to buy seed, and even ifthey had, eoald not sow it, as out day's abaeure trom the public works w ould starve themselves and their families. The women and children hive not now strength to work iu the field Secondly '1 hose holding from ten to inly acres, w lie, if they had sufficient capital to crop thi-ir farms, are afraid to expend it. and thus deprive their latniliaa of a certainty" of food for a aliort time. All are iu debt fur one, two, or three yeer'a rent, and many fur meal and manure advanced laat season. 1 hoe people a>B afraid te till, aa their entire crop would be aeixed far their debta, and the reiident landlord!, aa a <lsss, cannot advance more money than they have already done. Laally. The large fannera and resident country gentlemen, most of whom are working like men to till the laud for the preservation of themselves and their people, but encumbered by debis mostly accuiuu lated by the last generation, er incurred by the first failure of the potatoe, for meal and guano for their tenants, without rents, and with calls upon their charity, whicn they have, as a class, inet at their own doors, wiih a nobleness for which they do not receireciedit.il is utterly beyond their power to till the lands notoeeupied by themselves. This is eur condition, with hsidly a hope for tne futuie. The laborers have hardly strength to do the work of boy a ; the llsherineu are now so emaciated that in rough weather they tould not work their boats. The town ie lull of orphans, boys and girls ef tan and twelve years old, tottaring under the weight ofa smaller ehild. The poor house caunot receive another. Uroupe of little ch Idren shiver in our ilreeta. and ask, iu tones scarcely audible, f ir bread, Widows and ckildren were found last mouth, six famihss in a room, without lire, food, or straw ; saina or Ilia infants perfectly naked. This Society asks yoar aid, to give employment, feed and fire, to a greater number ef these than it list already done. , With a single shilling we oau Mack a child to knit, and give it a breakfast until it is able to earn itself. Consider tke riches ofa family iu which each member, not otherwise engaged, can earn from 2d. to Gd a day. They will be enabled to do so, if we had the money to iiutruct, and to purehaae the articles when made. on* to buy; the pawnbroker is the only remedy, end at oae founh it* value the artiele t? pledged, nerer ( be redeemed. Nearly every vessel leaves our docks la ballast; iu almost every port we can find a market for our bricka, lime, marble, aud itrauite for buildings and for roads. Hundreds af families eould be thus employed without the loss of a penny. With a little money we could employ our fishermen at their proper work, aud give food to tens of thousands. We could give fuel to the poor at half its usual price, aud the increased consumption would girt employment to hundreds. We eould give four pounds of bread to the poor almost for what they new pay for twe In a hundred other weya we eould girt relief, but we have not the inonry to do ao. Will you aubacribe a shilling towards our fuude 7 We want sufficient funds to epen a shop in this town for the pu>ckase and aele of stockings, ahiris, mits, linen, frieae, laaa, ate., etc., the manufaetU'C of these women and children. Assist us to do ao, and your charity will penetrate into every cabin, containing a weinan ore child, ana will bear life, happiut-sa. gnd habits of industry. mto thousands of faoiilies, where at present they are almost unknown. 1 am aware of the princely subscriptions already enrered into by thousands for the alleviation of our distress, but it may so happen that some of those who so nobly contributed, might not be uuwiliiug to give a shilling in additiou, end, perhaps those who have not before subscribed, might give a penny or a shilling. Even those geutletnen iu your town, who ao humanely exerted themselves to collect for Ireland, might giret small portion of aucli funds to this Society, if aware of ita existence. The geutlemeu iu youresublishineut, loo, will, 1 am sure, not reluse to give a shilling tn this Society. A full report of the working ot the Society, snail be sent periodically to every gentleman subscribing or collecting XI, or upwards. Kvrry starving chilJ obliged to quits dead parent to beg for loud? every mother weening over her husband's corpse, shall come to this Society ana fiud employment, if we are enabled to give it by yeur charity. Trusting you wilt allow this letter to remain en your counter for one or two days, or show it to yonr friends, and that you will be kind euough to remit to me any sums, however small, given by charitable individuals for our assistance, 1 remain, your obedient servant. HENRY IAKHY HIDE, Hen. See. pamui op committee. (.'apt. Bedford, It. N., Commanding Admiralty Survey. M P. Browne, Esq., High Sheriff. Lieut. Coles, R. N , Commanding 11. M. 8. Tartarus. llev. John U'Arcy. l)r Gray, F. K C.S.I. ('apt. Harding, R. N., Admiralty Survey. Tbos. P. Hnrt er, Esq , 11. N., Admiralty Survey Henry Barry Hyde, Esq., National Bank, Gal way. L. Mnelachlan, Esq , l hairmau of the Gal w ay Relief Ceramittee. Anthony O'Klegherty, Esq., J P., Chairman of the Galway Poor Law Union and Y insure Committee. Thomas M. Persse, Esq, U. S. Consul. J. Richardson, Esq . Collector of Customs. Cspt. White, Inspecting Cnmnunder of < east ffnard. henry Barry hyde, Hon. seey. Contributions, in sid of the Galway Industrial Society, will be gratefully received by eny member of the committee. Aid, for the above benevolent object, sent te DUDLEY PEHSSK, Not.65aud67 Nassau street,New York, will be for warded to the committee. JOSEPH l-OWLER. Esq , V Wall street. ROBERT E. KELLEY. Esq , No. Ill Front street. ANTHONY BARCLAY. Esq.. H. B. M. Consul. jel3 fh J9 Barclay street. TO CONTRACTORS.?1'ropoeala will be rtcfmd at the office of the James Hirer and Kanawha Company, in Kichmond, Vi, until the ISth of July nut, for the 'construetion of three atone dama across James Rirer on the line of the Company 'a Canal between Lynchburg and the mouth ol North rirer. The fuel of aatd dama will be about 31 fret high and 401) feet lone and aituated about 4 milea abore Lynchburg; the arcond will be about 13 feet hiah and 300 feet [ouk, aud aituated about 9 milea weat ol Lynchburg; the third will healioiil22 feet high and 300 fret long, and aituated about 13 milea neat of Lynchburg, The found ,tiona of theae dama are of rnrk, and the auixratrgcturea will be required to be raiaed aa aa low water lerel, during the preaeat aeaaon. Plana of aaid works may be ai eu, and specifications thereof obtained, at the Company's office in Hichmoud, or at the aubacriher'a office on aaid line abore Lynchburg, on and after the lat of July ueil. WALTER OYWNN, Chief Engineer. Jamea Rirer and Kanawha Op. Richmond, 24th^.N1ay,I847. jel lawllgjy ?rc Montevkrdr'8 billiaiid and bowling sail.OON. No. 3tflarclaj atroet, three deera below the American Hotel, New York. The aubaenber would reapectfully inferm hidfrienda and the public in general, that he haa FIVE SPLENDID BILLIARD l'ABLl'.S constantly kept in good order. Aa the tablea are in aeparate apartmeuta, the proprietor thinka it will be more select and agreeable topentlemrn riaiting lua home. Each arntleo.au riaiting the abore establishment. will be furnished with a private cue and apron for hia especial use, and with the beat of attendants. His Jlar is alway stocked with the beat of Liquors and Hrgan to be found in the city of New York. Also, TWO GOOD BOWLING ALLEYS, in the Basement; half the naual price, tnrt it, tvrelre ajid-a-half cents par string. Also,a large room for Domino playing. During the season the ehoiceet Oysters that enmaa to market. Noticb?Gentlemen will pleaae to oomanuieate at the Bar any neglect of duty of the attendants. FRANCIS MONTUf ERDE, ml 2taw*r No. 3 Barclay street, piew York. TAYLOR'S GOLD AND SILVER COIN EXAMINER.?The sec,ad number ef th's work is juat published and for sale by S TA^,OR It CO. eonier of Wall and Broad streets. 1 his number ceataina 300 fac simile engravings of gold and silrer coins, with tablea of the weight, fineness and value per oa. and dwt. of the rartoua gold anu silver coins of different nations. Priee 03 cents. Agents and ethers supplied ea liberal terms. All letters must be prepaid. je 12 Steed'r FOUNTAIN HOTEL, J~ Ltenr IT., BaLTiMonu, | phi^as THURsVon, | p"*"** 8TM1E undersigned hariag succeeded the late Arm ef DIX It A FOGO, in the proprietorship of the Fountain (Intel, so iiahmenta in Baltimore, lake thti method of informing the travelling public, thai beaide the great improvement made laa( print, in the addition of an entire new wine to the houae by which a Urge number uflodginga were eddied, aa well aa an eitenaivr Bathing Katabliahment, they hare recently Imd rnnatructed a naw Indies' Ordinary, tilted up in the moat unique and beautiful atyle, and alao a private tilting room for gentlemen, winch ia entirely free from the buatle nerewarily incident to the more public parta of the houae; an arrangement highly deairable, and which they flatter themaelvea eannot fail t? pleaae. In connection with thoae improyementa, the whole interior of the hnnae haa undergene a thorough reriaien? everv thing appertaining to the npholetery of the eatabliahmeut tai been renewed, and attendaati for the ehambera ee> leete I with a itrict yiew to their entire capability in every '/he table will be found at all timea fblly aupplied with every thing the market affbrdg, aerved up in a anperior atyle, while in the way ef winea, 4tc. lie., nothing will be kept but what ia ef the beat quality. Added to tlieae facta the attention and eonrteav which will be rendered by their aaaiatauta, acting under their own reraonal atiperviaion, to thoae who may favor them with a call, they flatter themielvf a will not leave diaaatiafied, aa no pain or eipenae will be apared ou their part to meet the wanta ol their gueata, and tniaf their hopea of a liberal |>atronage will not prove unfonnded. Baggage taken to and from the Hotel, free of charge. ARTHUR L. KOGO, ? ftftawlmrrc PHINIlAST HIR8TON. E would call particvlar atteniiun to tha fact that we ar* v v .manufacturing a naw anil auparior article of Lead Pipe, free from all ingwifectionaand warranted notte apt it. .Plambera and deaiera generally anpplied on the moat raaaoip bla tarma. tHo? &TVS LB ROY It CO., yBIMrt Ml and Ml Watar (treat W YO EW YORK, THURSDAY | INTERESTING WAR INTELLIGENCE, j | MOVEMENTS OF THE ARMIES. NAVAL MATTERS. Affairs in the City of Mexico. &C., &C.. &c. [From tha New Orleans Delta, June 6.] Vera Cst'i, Juno 1, 1847. Tha New Orleans was detained yesterday on account of the painful rumir that a largo portion ef General Worth'i forco wa. cut up by Mexican treachery at PuebU. I gave it to you in a former letter as a rumor ? I have Just been speaking with Mr. Diamond, the Collector. who hud correct Information direct by the British courier, which arrived this morning from the oity of Mexico?that the rumor is false. Gen. Scott is now In Puebla?Santa Anna was elected President on the 15th May. but declines the honor?Gen Herrera is the next prominent candidate?the election will take place on the 13th Inst. Gen. Bravo, the commander-in-chief of the forces In th? Interior, has resigned?Congress, or the seat of government, has been removed to a small place south of the city of Mexico?they are fortifying u hill a few miles this side of Mexico. Tho British courier represents that the city is in u most beautiful state of confusion. Tho T< legraph steamer arrived this morning. so that there is some prospect of being oil to-morrow. V?:ra Crcx. Monday. 10 o'clock, May 31. Gen. P. F. Smith ban recovered bin bealtb, and baa taken command of bin brigade, (tho 1st.) in (ien. Twiggs' division. He marobed on Saturday last, with Oeneral Scott, for Perote. Of n. Shields continue* to mend, and no doubt is now entertained of bis recovery. The various rumor* in relation to the massacre of a portion of Gen. Worth's force* at Puebla are so diverse that we know not what to believe. Santa Anna wo* seen near Peubla, in advance of Worth, running like a streak of lightning. It is also rumored that another revolution in the city of Mexico ha* placed thejiurut or party of Gomez Farias in power Paymaster Msj. Bosworth has eutored upon hi* functions at this place?he has taken an office to the left on entering the custom-house gate, from the .Mole. He enjoy* excellent health. Mr. t'rutcbfleld will go on with tho train to head-quarter*. The officers from the interior give glowing descriptions of the beauty of the country and fertility of the soil. A man by the name of Jackson, one of those concerned in killing Jo. Smith, the Mormon Prophet, died here of the vomlto a day or two ago. Jalafa, May 31, 1847. A train of 300 wagons arrived yesterday afternoon from Vera Gruz. and proceeded .this morning, in company with Gon. Twiggs' Division, towards Puebla aud the city of Mexico. Capt. Walker's gallant band of mounted men accompanied the train, aud during the journey had two skirmishes with a superior foree of Nlexieau lancers or robbers. The last took place at Sauta Fe, at an early hour in the morning of Wednesday last, which resulted in the complete route of the enemy, over 3#d In number, who had 10 killed and many wounded. Our men had several wounded, hut none dangerously. The 3d dragoons, who were first attacked by the laneers, while reposing In slumber, had six killed and eleven wounded. VValker. In person, pursued the wretehes as far and well as the darkness of the ocsasion would admit, eaptured six prisoners, who were bandodover to tho dragoons, and almost Instantly shot dead. ('apt. Walker has 180 men, only 100 af whieh are mounted. They are a fine body, a. d their gallant commander la now ' the lion" of Jaiapa. Gen. "Worth took possession of Puebla on tha 14th Inst . the Mexicans, seine GOOO Strang. uudurlSanta Anna, leaving the city in doublu quick time, as our ever-victorious aruiy approached. A few shots were fired by Gen W., but without, I believe, effect. It Is said strong fortifications have been erected at Rio Frio, 44 miles beyond Puebla, and 41 from the city of Mexico, where another, and the last stand, will be made by the ettfemy, to the onward progress of the American army. The following are the deaths In the General Hospital, Jaiapa, from May 10th to May 30th, 1>47:?John Sharp. 3d Tenn. Vol.; Thos. Raksstraw, 1st 1'enn. Vol.; John D. Kroeke, Howitzer and Rooket Battary; J. White. a C. Vol -r L. B. Staneel, do. do ; Bues, do. do.; Colagin, 1st Art.; Wilson, 1st Penn. Vol.; lllingswortb.3d do. do. | We have received EL ?3tco Irii, from Vera Crus, of the tuth and Slst May, and find in it two articles, in waiiu mo vuuun seem 10 ueneve urom correspondence thtwu them fram l'uebla. dated ths 37th.) that Santa Anna had uot only been deposed from the command of the army, but that he and Gun. Canaliro had been arreitod and wero awaiting their trial ?t the capital; that Gen. Valeucia had. in consequence, been appointed as the only chiol of the military forces In Mexico; and that the peace party was progressing rapidly, since it was confidently expected that ten. Herrera had been elected President. LI Jlrco hit says, that although it does not believe all these reports to be true, still there is so much said about them that they are not at all improbable. According to the same paper, the party of guerrilleroi which is doing most mischief on the road from Vera Cru* to Jalapa, is that of the Tadre Jaraula. (a clergyman.) with about fifty men. That on the night of the 33d, said party examined all the passengers that were detained at I'uunte Nocional; and as tho Padre did not see any Americans among them, retired without oausing any more injury than taking the mules and horses-and this he was compelled to do, because he needrd them to mount about one hundred men that he had ready to join his party. [If we are not mistaken, Padre Jarauta is a native of Spain, and was a partisan of Don arlos during the last Peninsular war; he was sent to Cuba, and from thero wsut to Mexico, where he has formed his guerilla eorps ) 11 appears by the same paper that a band of pttrrilltros had arrived at the town of Medellln, near Vera Crus. on the 39th ult, and were disposed to burn down all the houses, and take the Curate and Alcaide along with them after reducing" the town to ruins; but had desisted from their intentions on hearing of 9&nta Anna's arrest at the capital?and they left Medellin, promising to return as soon as they were properly authorised by the new commander-in-chief, in case Geu. Valencia should prove to have been duly appointed. The .dree lri? also learned through several persons at Vera Crus, who received information from the interior, that the peace party in the capital was divided into two parts, one in favor of Santa Anna, and the other in favor of lirrrera. who were tho two prominent candidates for the Presidency. [From the New Orleans Picayune, June 9.] Jalaps, Msy 33. 1947. The division of Ovn. Twiggs marched rn route lor Puebla yesterday afternoon?Gen. Scott starts this morning aud will overtake him to-night. The 1st Artillery and 3d Pennsylvania ttegtment remain behind to garrisou Jalapa. all under command of Col Child*. We have news one day later from Puebla. Report has it that all was quiet there, and that Gen. Worth and bis officers were very popular with all classes. A gentleman who reashed here to-day says he saw several of our officers riding out with some of the first ladles of the plucc, and in their own carriages?all very comfortable, is it not* Gen. Worth has taken up his quarters at the i alacn, and his troops are located at dilTeront strong points in and around the city. I am fearful that an express man, who must have left Tuebla with newspapers and letters for the I'icayune, ha* been cut oil. ft is known that there are several small guerilla parties between I'erote aud l'uebla. actlag in gang* of between ten and thirty, and tbe last dill gencla whleh went up was robbed by a sat of these marauder*. There were two pretty Spanish girl* from Biscay, who had boen here sometime waiting for a passage, in tbo roach at the time. I truat the robbers treated them with aome shew of politeness aud circumspection. The friends of (ran. Shields will be pleased to learn that he has almost entirely recovered from his late severe attack of the pleurisy. His wound is almost entirely healed We have no further account* in relation to the election of Treeident of Meaico The revolution which is new going on at the capital, has doubtless grown out of the eauvnta. Mr. Trlst is going on with tha army, but in what capacity it Is best kuown to himself lit hat ctrUinly had no ptrionnl t ommunication with Otn. Scott. RKWR FROM FT*. TAYLOR'S DIVHIOW. | From the New Orleans i'icayuno, June ?.) We yesterday cenversed with several gentlemen who came passengers in tne steamship New Orleans from the Brains; they are directly front Geu. Taylor's samp ? Whether when Gen. Taylor would be fuUy reinforced, he would make any advance movement was not known At present there is nothing to give Indication of it. The despatches from Washington, of which Mr. Parish was bearer, who has before this raaehed the General's eainp. may influence his movements. 11 Is strange enough, and it goes to show what little conrert of aetion er interchange of opinion there is between the twe commanding generals, that Gen. Taylor should, on the flHth elt have received a letter from General Heott, addressed to him at Han Luis Potosl. Kentucky. Illinois. Ohio, Misstssip pi, Indiana ana/araiiniae wunurew iruui un in-m ?< tween the lat and 36th ult. thirteen regimenta. He would have only the two aguadrona of May and Mavn. (II S. dragooiia.) Bragg and Waahington'a ballerina. I and Hunt * company of artillery, but that the new regltnnnta "of volunteern ara coming to auppiy the placen about to b? vacated. Virginia baa acnt forward a regiment of Infantry, Miiaiealppl another, North Carolina another, and Maanaehuaettn another Tenia haa the three mounted eompanleaof Chevalie In thetield. and (Jen. Taylor la to have four of the ten regimetita lately ralaed. 'l'hiaglrea him right regimenta to auppiy the loia ef thirteen. But the numbera In the new reginienta reapertirely a# far exceed tboae of the old that an.Taylor can aaffar no Inconvenience from the change, o flar aa numbera ara to be regarded. The Virginia regiment waa dlapoaud of by atalionliig alx eempaniea at

China on the eaat aide-of the San Juan Kiver. and the rrat at Cerralyo on the woet aide, or rather the north aide of the una The North Carolina regiment waa dl Tided between Mler and Camargo?the Alaaaachurette regiment waa at Matamoraa and the 3d Miaalxaippl at Monterey It will thua be perceived that half A>f the force of (Jan. Taylor la diapoaad of in placing garriaona on the line of communication with hla aupplien. OKN. TAYLOR BEFORE TJtK BATTLK OF Jit ENA VISTA. [From a Communication In the N. O Bulletin ] in the eeoend caae, the oonee^uenoaa of defeat weuld he no leae dleaitroua than In the Bret caae; but to the lalUr meat alee be added the Immolation of our army But etlll it alforda a chance of enoceee. We will take that chance ! So deciding, General Taylor auletly gave i hie ordere, and after the day's work wae done, eat Awn RK E MORNING, JUNE 17, 18 a the night of tb? 21st F'ebruary, Just ureD hours before ha was attacked by Santa Anna, and wrota to bla relative and friend. describing bia aituatlon, and spttaklng plainly, but with dignity, of the treatment ba bad received from bia superiors; alao of bia arrangement to meet tba approaching crisis; of bia coutideuce iu bia littluarroy: of his hopes, but not of bis fears. One aheet aud the page of another, aa a record, were thus devoted. Tba remaining page* were given to hi$ private ailaira, directing the maun^ ment of hi* catate, and exproaaing affection tor bi* family Tho writer of tbia communication baa bean honored with a ptruxHl of that letter. II* marked the bold cbaraoter in which It era* written; the even liner, aud the unbletted page*, giving evidence that It waa written aa calmly aa if tho writer bad been eeatud by the fireside of bla own h ippy home. It waa written iu simple but easy style, without effort, as one wishes to write to relatives and friends, ltut still it bora evidence, as alibis writings do. of a clear judgment and pure thought. This excellent man, after this task was performed, must give nature her rigbta, and socking repose for a few houre. slept as tb* honest man, who strives to bs void of offence toward God and man, alone can sleep. _____________ AMERICAN PRISONER* IN .MEXICO. (From the N. O. I'icuyuuo, June S.j We have had the pleasure of an interview with Mr. Treuwltt, a merchant who was taken prisoner on tho 24th of February, in company with Lieut llarbour and some thirty men composing tho escort of the train that wus attacked that day between Monterey aud < auiargo. Mr Trvnwitt informs us that l.'rrua had with him at the time of the attack about 2001) meu. The train was nearly two miles in leugth. When the enemy approached. Lieut. Harbour formed his men in a chaparral impructicablh for cavalry. The lancers dashed by, made an onslaught upon the train, massacred the wagoners, and afterwards completely surrounded the small escort Lieut Harbour than surrendered upon terms and was taken prisoner. The party was marched off to Mexico, nnd on the route encountered bard usage, but was much better treated than the Kucarnuclon prisoners. They arrived at Mexico on tho Ittth of April, and found Major Uaiues and his companions yet closely confined in prison Mr. Tmnwltt was liberated through the interference of th? Hriti-h Minister, lie reports to us that shortly after the arrival of Lieut. Harbour's command, the American officers, nine in niutber, were let out of jail upou parole the men wer* yet closely caged on the IOth of M ..? _< .1-- n- iv- -o ..... '"i ml! UH.J. Whilst Mr.Trenwitt was at Jalapa La Vega was in that city He (I.a Vega) gave a similar excuse for his neglect of the American prisoner* his friends did here. Mr. Trenwitt. informs us that there was no foundation In truth in these excuses. He states th >t the revolution only lasted three weeks, and that Gen. La Vega was in the city of Mexico during five weeks of tho incarceration of the K.Dcarnacion prisoners in the peniteutiary of Santiago. During this lime Capt. Clay addressed him a letter In regard to the cruelties audjpriration* they were suffering, contrary to the usages ol war and the rights of capitulation, and that La Vega treated tho letter with silent centsmpt. The prisoners did not even knew their enlargement was arranged for. They were eubjected to needless humiliation and cruelty on their march to Mexico, and when there subjected to cruel prirations. Since writing the above the following letter from Capt. Heady was received by the New Orleans. Capt. H. is a personal friend efone of the editors of this paper, and his word is worth more than the oaths of ail the Mexican upologistsof La Vega this tide of Hades. When he wrote it he was under the Impression, which was general at the time, that I.a Vega would again come to tne United States:? Maxieo, May 19,1847. 1 hare learned, frem a late number of tho Jlmtrieun Eagle, the result of the battle of Oerro Gordo, and that the lire general* and thirty-lire eolonels captured in that fine achievement of our arms have boon sent to New Orleans to await their exchange. Among the former ia Clan La Vega, who will receive, a second time, the kindest treatment our peop>e and Government tan bestow upon a stranger and prisoner. That you may understand how justly the general appreciates the good treatment extended to hiiu cow and heretofore by the American*, the following facts are eowmuuloated:?All car horses were taken from us, the men walked and the officers rode ponies seven hundred miles, often travelling forty miles a day, to this city. The men suffered intensely from soro feet, and wuen a man became so disabled that he could walk no longer, the officer having charge of us would Impress a donkey for him to ride To San Luis. Lieut. ( iiurchill, seventeen men cud my. calf were in charge of Maj. Komaro y Ainela. of Ven Crus, who treated us most respectfully and kindly ? Maj. Unlnes, Capt. Clay, Lieut. Davidson and thlrtj men, with Major Borlan, ( apt. Danley. and thirtylive men, were taken to San Luis l>y Lieut. Col. Samkranino. aid to Gen. Minon. When Capt. Heurie who had enjoyed a foretaste of what was coming whilst a Mier prisoner, broke the guard and run toward our camp, this redoubtable colonel gave tht order to lance the remaining seventy unoffending officer* and men, and the lives of the whole oartv were saved by tho timely order of Capt. Clay to drop ou the ground, which whs instantly obeyed, and satisfied the officer an oicapo win not contemplated. At Man Luis they gave the officers thirty seven uud a half anil lllo men eighteen and three quarters ceuts each per day for subHlstenee. from thence to Uuerataro. one hundred and lltty miles, we wore in charge of Col. Moreno, of liuipviichy. who treated us very courteously and well, from I here here wo were guarded by one muy grand* eipitan. of no place particularly,who daily disbursed the magnanimous thirty, seven and a half cents to each ofllcor, and the life-saving three picayuues to each man, except when he sabl bis treasury was exhausted, which was three days before we got here, during which time, of oourse, we supported ourselves and meu. When the men were unable to walk, he would take the first mules or donkeys on the road, and make us pay for them at night, and by wsy ol debenture or drawback of the three bits, ho charged ui four bits each a day for the ponies we rode, which speculation yielded him a elear profit of seven bits a day, tc say nothing of the mule and donkey profits. We learned on apprnachiug this city, that Uen. I.a Vega was In command of the Vera Crua line, and had his quarters iu Mexico, where we were to be eonllued until exchanged, and this intelligence elated our hearts with high hopes of good treatment from a magnanimous soldier and gentleman, whose seuae of gratitude would reflect upon us ail the courtesy and heart and soul of our own countrymen. Vain hopes We were brought Into the city at two o'clock at night, in the midst ef a revolution, and put into Santiago, a prison for chained rulprlta and felons, numbering three hundred ; our pay increased to four all powerful bits a day, and nothing to put on the rock floor to sleep on but our blankets ; beds were called for. but could not bo obtained. News of the battle of Rucna Vista reached here two days afterwards, and they put the officers up stairs- leaving tho men where t hey now are, among robbers and murderers. I.a Vega was In the city three or four weeks, without coming to see us or sending us any word of com fort, or sending us bis aid to see If we waeted another blanket, or to see if we would give our parole and have the liberty of the city. We received no more attention from him. or any other officer In the city, except the eolonel who has command of the prison, than so many condemned assassins, sent from the interior to the capital to receive the hangman's knot. The news of Cerro Oordo came, and they gave us the liberty of the eity, after we protested against an order to send us 011 parole to l-erma, ten leagues off, beyond the mountains, towards the Pacific, and containing a real cut-throat population of two thonsand, on an island of the lakes. We have received the greatest attention and kindness from foreigner* of nil nations, Americans, English, French, Irish. Scotch, Germans and South Americans, among whom there is n strong sympathy. It is ths sympathy of common color, eommon Inngutge, nommon sentlmont. and often common Injury Iroin ton Mexicans. From several Mexican officers and families I have received the kindest treatment. Wherever we meet with an ofllcer or other person, geutleman or lady, who has been Iu the United States, we are greeted with a hearty, cordial reception, except in the case of lien La Vega. We will be exchanged in a few days, according to the assurances of the Mexicans and word received from Uen. Scott, who says be will give the earliest attention to our situation. Most respoctfully. your friend, WM J HEADY. P. S.?The people here state his (Vega's) only Importance was given to him by the treatment of the Americans whilst he was in New Orlenns Whilst Major Uaines was sick in prison he asked for a horse to ride for exercise in the open air Instead ef sending him a horse and a small guard, which he aaked for, they sent him a doctor to examine whether he required exercise on horseback, which examination he declined, a* It was an im..ii..i ,i.,.1,11... hi. ut i ii AT/0. NIWS. Krioatk Ukitbb Statbi. t Porto I'raya. May 14, 1S47. J Sib?The mm of $663 waa anbacrlbed by the officer* ?nd crow of tbt* iblp, In aid of the unfortuuat* aulfvr ri in Ireland. The American brig Kawn, bow la thla harbor, carrlea a remittance for the aboveaum. Tlio brig Boxer arrived yeaterday. from tlia ooaat of Afrlea, to get a mipply of p revlaione, fce. Her eommandar. Meat. J K. Blapbam, goo* home in the fawn, on a alck ticket, ill* euoeeeenr to that command ll l(. II. Bell. Kaq., let Lieut. of tbl* ehlp We are looking for the ihip Marina, dally W* loft her at Monnvlaon the 10th alt. She hae just arrived from St. Paul de Loanda The brig Dolphin 1* rrulilng to leeward The officer* and crew of thi* ehlp are all well. Tho following la a llat of her officer*:?< ommodore ?>eo. C. Head, commander In chief; C'apt. Joeeph Smnot. commander: lit Lieut. (/. A. Prentl**, Id do. A. II. Kelty, Sd do. W. II. Brown, 4th do. s II. Scott, f>th do W I) Hur*t; Acting Maeter It. U. Klell; Kleet Surgeon T Dillard; Puraer Id. Bridge; Aeeletant Surgeon H. O. Mayo; Lieut, of Marine* T. Sloan; Commodore'* Secretary Win. Wain; I'aeaed Mldehlpmen. W. W. Roberta, J. Myera; Midshipmen. K Y. MoCauly, J. D Danela, B.|I). Spenoe. M Mitchell; captain * Clerk 1) Ingrahain; Pureer'* Clerk S Henrique*; Broatewain M. Hall, Ounuer I). Rankin; Carpenter C'.-Jordan; Sallmaker J Kraeer; Maeter'* Mate O. D. Dode; Yeoman H Reardon. Natt DaraRTMCNT, June II, U47. Si a?I have received a letter from Commander Ooldahorough, under date of loth Inetant, reporting that Midshipman Philip C. Jolinaon and seaman John Uichard*on had, hy an art of noble daring, rescued from drownlog Jamc* Shepnrd, ordinary seaman of the Ohio. You will please tender to Mid?hlpman Johnson and aeamau Richardson. the thank* of Ih* department for their gallant and praiseworthy conduct, which ha* been already rewarded by the consciousness of having eaved the life of a fellow creature at the risk of their own ? Such en act la aa merttorlou* aa the moat daring exploit* In bettl* I am, reeMBtfuUy. yen re, j f. MAWN. < aptaln I. H. Siatvawtu, commanding U. 8. ehlp Ohio, New York. | I M v. B r?T?BU? HWMt Bibb, c?pt. rrmtr, irvm [ERA 47. New Orleans, via Key Welt, arrived at this port last evening The Bibb U bound to Boeton, and put into tbU port for a supply of coal. The following 1? a llat of her officers Winslow foster, Captain ; John faunae, Wni H. Gladding. R II. llowian. Henry Wilklnsou, Lieutenants. Saounnali Georgian, June 1'i. The Battle of Cerro liordo^tieiieral Pillow's Statement* __ Au urtlcle In the Picayune of the 30th ult . signed by Col. Haskell. aud other officer* of the 3d Tennessee regiment, addressed to the public, cull* for some notice from ine The urtlcle profeese* to be " a simple statement of facts," and, in advance, disclaims any other motive In muklng the publication tbau such as arises from a desire " to do justice to others and to have justice for themselves " If those gentlemen had made a correct statement of facts, aud had left the public to form its own judgment upon those facts, 1 should have been content to have passed the publication by unnoticed?for, freni a stuteof (acts. I buvo netting to fvur. This article profeseee to deecribe the eiietny'e works, and the order of uttaok of my bri; ade, In the battle of t'erro Clordo. it suys?' There were on the line of works extending from tbo .Sativum ltoad to the gorge of the mountains, through which the river passe*, three works, kuowu to our engineers as batteries No* 1, I und 3. and that, by the order of battle for luy brigade, buttery No. 1, situated upon the river bluff, was to have himn nuuniiH se/l liw 4'saI U'wh1//um?'u rm?iin..n 1 - ?#j .,J...?.T.,.h?,.cu..,-i,1.rLiru by Col. Campbell's; and baltery No. 3 wait to have been assaulted by Haskell's regiment, supported by Col. Roberta' regiment. Instead of three work* In thia line of works, as those gentlemen say. there were known to be four before the battle. Battery No. 1, situated on the river blulf. and No. 3, at the extreme left of the enemy's line of breastwork.aud not nearer to the point assaulted thun from 400 to 000 yards, and batteries Nos. 0 aud 4 were still farther towards the Natioual Road?the place assaulted nuide the ,'ith battery. Col. Haskell (who is the author of this article, and whose motives for this assault upon me will be apparent enough by and by.) says further, that he was to ussault battery No. -J, and Col. Wynkoop battery No. 1. StTTt never was, however, intended by me to assault batteries No. 1 und 2, aud no {order was ever given to that effect. lie was uot ordered to assault battery No. 3, uoi was that battery ever assaulted. Col Wiukoop was not ordered to assault battery No. 1. The position intend ed to be assaulted wae. what was believed by both the engineers and myself, to lie the angle of thoee batteries formed by the loug liue of stoue breast-works, about 40<l yards from battery No. I. In my official report, bearing date 18th April, HIT, and prepared immediately after the battle by an officer of my staff, (for being dfsahled in my right arm I could not write,) 1 distinctly slated that the points of assuult were "the adjacent angles of batteries Nos. 1 and J.'' But in the after part of that report, for the sake of brevity, and for the purposo of designating the positions of the two assaulting forces, I speak of batteries Nos. 1 and 3, without repeating in each paragraph, the words, "adjacent angles. At this supposed angle uo guns could be seen, and none were believed to be there?though on the last day of reconnoissance, somethiogjpresentiug the appearance of one gun wae MB. Still it was believed to be the weakest point in the line of works, aud was. therefore, selected by the engineer, on duty with my brigade, fur the assault. Agreeably to my plan of attack. Haskell's assaulting force was to attack the left, of this angle,aud AVyukaop's the right, so as to engage, at the same tune, the forces upon both sides of the angle. Oen. Scott's order of battle was long, and reached me about 3 o'clock the night of the 17th. and too late lor me to have the uecessary copies of It prepared and issurd to my command. I therefere, sent for Cola. Campbell. Haskell. Wynkoop and Roberts, and at my own quarters, read to them the general order of battle, and explained to them particularly the position of the different batteries, my position foi assault, aud the order of movement for each regiment and the position to he assumed by each, preparatory U the assault. The assault wss made at the place previously deter miued upon, aud made kuown to these officers ; an. though this point turned out to be a strong work innilntinir pin),I nlpppp nf >rllllur. In,mprlip I..I ? In l. l and two more on a retired lino, all which were, to thi moment of attack, entirely concealed ami completel masked by tho etouo wall uud brush, yet, up to tha time, it was believed to be an anglo in the large rton breastwork, connecting the butteries Nos. 1 and -J That such was the position intended to be. und actual) assaulted, will conclusively appear iroin my official re ports of this battle, mude almost immediately after th battle, dated 18th and litth April, marked \ and B. un< prepared long before the uppearance of this attack o Col. Haskell's; and yet, in the face offthesc startling | errors, or misrepresentations of facts, this assault upor , me modestly professes to be a " simple statement o facts," und made solely for the purpose of justice to tht , signers of that article. Col. Haskell rannot understand why his regiment wtit pluced between Wynkoop's and Campbell's, and Campbell's between his (Haskell's) and Hubert's regiment, or the march from tho encampment. This (to him) incomprehensible order of march, which ho Bcems to think was a blunder of mine, will perhaps bo understood by him when I state to him llie object. Tha narrow pathway along which we were obliged tc march, pierced tho enemy's linn of works just at thr place selected for the assault. By iny order of attack Wynkoop's assaulting column was to form ou the left o the path, fronting tliu right side of the angle, and Has kull's assaulting force was to form on the right side o the path, and was to attack tho works on ths left side o tho angle. Wynkoop's position was further advance< , on the road than Haskell's, and, therefore, he was plaee< j in the advance. When Wynkoop's regiment reached it , position, it was to form, ana did form ontbn proper sid of the path. When Haskell's regiment had formed , it cleared the path for Col. Campbell's regiment to pns I up to Wynkoop's support The passage of t arnpbcll' regiment left the way clear for Roberts' to come for ward to Haskell's support. Thus It will be seen that th only order of inarch by which it was possible to liar | placed the regiments, with their supporting forces, ii proper position, was adopted, and it resulted In the pro per formation of each assaulting force, without the laas confusion or disorder, although there was no road but i narrow pathway. Again?Col Haskell says that I placed bis regiment ii position by directing him "torest his right on tho righi of the path, extending his left square off to tho left, sc as to form his tine of battle parallol with the centre Hold work of tho enemy.'' Ho then says that "by this ma meiivre. it will be perceived that, the ranks of Col Haskell's command were reversed, the front rank becoming the rear, and the right of the regiment Its left." Now, how it is posslbls for a regiment which Is marching by the flauk to reverse Its ranks aDd change its wings from right to left by this order, it will be difficult for any military man to comprehend. If the right of the regiment was upon tho right of the path, and the left extended square off to tile left, as ho says was orderedbyme.lt was as impossible for the wings to have been reversed by that order, as it would be for a man to reverse the position of bis own arms, and equally so for the ranks to have been reversed ; for they could not possibly be reversed except by the whole regiment being ordered tc face by the rear ranks, which would have turned ths backs of the men to the enemy; and yet, Col. Haskei comes to the conclusion that by this order his wings ani his ranks were reversed. I cannot account fur such in explicable confusion of mind in a military man. To sup poso him so ignorant of the principles of military tci enee, would snow him utterly unfit for the command o a regiment; uud yet we aro forced to this conclusion or to the belief that he was so much perturbed by tier vous sensibility, that he did not know his right wirq from his left. Dor his rear rank from his front. I defj himself or any of hfl frieuds to extricate him from llii dilemma. It would be entirely immaterial by whirl flank he marched?the order which he says I did give would, if executed, place the regiment in proper positim for the assault upon the enemy's works. First, then. Col. lloskeil misstates the number of work In the enemy's Hue. and their positions. Secondly ?hi misstates the work which in fact I intended either him self or Wynkoop to assail. and the work which waa ac tually assailed Thirdly?the order of march, which h regards a* a blunder of mine, was proper, aud the onl one liy which the assaulting partiei could p'usibly read their positions?and the regiments were each placed ii the inarch with thia eipreea ohject. Fourthly?my 01 der for the formation of hi* command Into line of batth which ha aaya reversed the wing* aud the rauka of lii regiment, waa right and proper; aud agreeably to lha srdsr. there waa no possibility ofhia wing*and his rank being reeeraed?and yet the public are told, in the v?r outset of thia article, that the publication ia to be " simple statement of facta.'' "which Is by no means com plimentary to the General's taienta its a military man Is my military reputation to be atrected before an intel llgent nation by such an aaaault aa thia .' In lha rerj effort to aaaall nia ha exposes a degree of imbecility anu Ignorance as a military man, whlrdi ascites in my lx>soui nothing but a sensa or pity and contempt Again, hs says I professed to liaeo carefully reconnoitared these works, "but the truth is, the General wa? Ignorant of thn ground, and of the enemy's strength and preparations of defence " I did profess to faareracon noltered these works and ground, as carefully as, from the nature of the ground, and other obstacles. I could; but I deny that either the engineers or myself did er could carefully reconnoitre them, or ever said we had Cal Johnson, engineer, while engaged In a reconnoissance of these works, wss shot through tils body twice. I.lent.. Tower, engineer, and myself denoted three other days to the examination of these works were repeatedly shot at, and once hotly pursued, and narrowly esoapeda capture. On thle last occasion ' ol llaskcli waa along, himself Lieut. Tower and aiyself had as carefully rcconnoltercd these works as it waa possible to do under the constant Are to which we were exposed from the enemy*' )> <-< | lift a I profeeaed to hare examined them ax carefully a* I could, bur w.< <ll<l nat know, and eould not. by any poaalWIIty, have known the character of the work* which we attacked, for they were completely maaked hy the etane wall and hruah. In the etrenxth of till* work.wii were all deceived It wan not my duty pro. feMlonally to examine or to know theee work*? that belonged excluvively to the engineer corpe, hut I took it upon niToelf to reconnoitre them, that I mifcht hare a personal acquaintance with the ground. which eould only he acquired by a peraonal reconnoleaance Colonel lUekell wh? Invited to be preaent at theee reeoniVeeunc-'e ami we* along mare than nnna. and wa* a* much deeelved a* any one elee Who doe# not know that It le lmpoMlhle lo look through "tone walla, covered overwtlh triieh ? What meane have either engineer# or other ofHc?r? of dlncaverlng work# completely ma?k?d. when th? approach to the vicinity of thoia work# le guarded l>y th? vnamv'i plcgueti, who lira upon th.-m avary tlwa thay com# within alKbt of any portion of th#lr lln# of work# 1 Th# atone hrraatwork wh extended from Battery No. 1 to Battery No 9. a (lUtanae of ahont AOti yard* ?thi# work wa# at all point* partially concealed with brnah and there tti nothing at tha point aaaanltad LD. l?-tei Two CmU. which Indicated concealed or masked work* at that place more than any other portion of the Una. No matter what portion of tho line wax approached, the enemy' picqueti tired upon the reconnoitcrlng parties Un. i der these circumstance. it wae iiupoMlblu for the moat skilful engineers, i>y act* the inoel daring;, to make any better rsconnolssance than waa here made, during four day* nrduou* and perilous duty, exposed to tho conatant fire of the enemy * plcquats. I knew the work* ware rery atrong. and *o reported to the general in chief, and that it would cn*t a Urge portion of my command to carry them. Hia reply waa "The enemy i* there in strong position and force, and he muat be whipped, and 1 direct you to assault him in the frout. believing you will do your duty " If w# bad known tlie exact strength of tbi* poaitlon, wo would probably have sought some other place to have assailed him. but it ia not probable we would have fared much better. It will be seen that I treat this publication a* coming alone from < ol. Haskell. 1 do so, first, because baring met tb' communication end Col. Haskell bo'h at Memphis. I luHtantly charged its authorship upon Haskell; and lie askuuwltdged (hat he wrote it. The other officers who have signed it. I am fully persuaded, did so without reflection, and under llie impression that I had not. in my official report, done them justice. This impression on their part, it will be seen from my two official reports, was entirely erroneous. These reports not unly truly and fully set forth the strength of the enemy's works and position but they speak of the conduct and bearing of this regiment, and officers, in terms of high commendation. That this erroneous impression upon tho minds of the officers was produced liy ( ol Haskell's representations I have no doubt; first because, acknowledging the authorship of tin4 article, be must have, of course, originated it. Secondly, his excesses and indulgences while at ('amargo, causing a neglect of his regiment, Impelled mo to notice his conduct! in such way as to produce, on his part, personal ill-will towards myself, which has ever since rankled in his bosom; ami I know hint to be my i personal and political enemy. Thirdly, that Haskell has. by representatiouh to these officers, induced thsm to bei lieve that I hud done them injustice; and that their reputation and that of the regiment was identified with his, und was suffering in the public estimation. Is manifest from tticir complain! that Injustice had been done them, when, in fact, it will bo seen that my official reports (which had not theu been published, or at least, had not been seen by them.) do them full and amplejustice, both as to their gallantry and the strength of the works assailed i In these impressions I mil fully confirmed, from the fact, that t.olonel Haskell, as I um informed from the most reliable sources, presented tlii* paper to Captain Williams, who commanded the independent Kentucky company, for his signature, who indignantly refused to sign it. He also presented it to Lieut Anderson, of his regiuicut, who had the manliness and firmness to pronounce the article false, and refused to sign It. It will also be seen that Maj Kar<|Uitrhar*on, who was npon duty with that regiment in that battle, and tapt. Naylorof 2d i'enn. regiment, and his officers, whose position was on tills day. perfectly identified with the conduct and character of the regiment, but who were independent of Haskell's influence, have not signed it. There may bo, and probably are, other officers of the -2d Tennessee regiment who have not signed it. but not having a list of the names of the officers of the regiment before me, I cannot say. and as i have not had an opportunity of seeing one of these officers since the appearance or tho article,and as 1 know them to be brave and gallant men, I I am left to explain and undcrsUwd their conduct by circumstances, though they poffit unerringly to tho | truth, us I believe. | These are the iutlueneea which, iu kindness andchar1 ity, I believe coutrolled them In appcndlug their uamoo to this article lie this as it mav. it ! a*rt.ain ih? a.? i acted without duo reflection, for thay havu fnllan into the same error* as to tho number anil character of the , works. ami of what was intended to l>e attacked and of what was actually done?have fallen iuto the tame er, ror of regarding the only practicable order of inarch a* ) a blunder of iniue- -and have regarded my order for tha formation of Huskell's line of battle. a* revertiag tha wings. and changing the runk of the regiment Tbe*a 1 things they bare by their signature* testified to, with* :, out any other information than curb an they muit bar* got from Col. Haskell himsvlf, for I never held any con n vernation with any of them upon the subject, nor dti I y issue any written order of battle, for the reason* before t given, uud my personal Interview was with the CaloneL* e alone. I am houud, therefore, under ail the clrcum1. stances. to believe that these officers acted hastily and y without reflection, and under the influence of false (ici. presenilis product d by Colouel Hunkell. who abused their e coufldeuce, and grnlifled his owu malignant feelings to ] wards ilia, by masking, under the eorcr and influence of f their name au attack upon my character, remarkable I only for it* imbecility and absurdity, l It further appeurs from my report, that Col. Haskell, f Lu the Leut of the battle, after bis field < Ulcers were cut i down, and his regiment beat back in confusion and disorder. lift his cotiiinaud and followed me?nearly to I Major Cooper's position ?to report in person its condition; und that I immediately ordered him to return to i six (Miniuiunu i <u?i ii'?c pass upon tui< conduct of Cel. 1 laskc 11. in precipitately retreating from the fluid ef aoI tion, without hit cap and iu intranet of every officer i and private of hi* regiment; and 1 paused it over in my report, by barely speaking of the fact, wllbout any rei mark or observation?and 1 did so. from a dtsira to i spam his reputation; and 1 regret, that as lie and these other officers have voluntarily borne public testimony f "to my personal courage and gallant bearing on the field - of battle." that I cannot accord the name to him f The question Is distinctly asked?" why 1 assaulted f battery No. '2 f? why 1 did so before I was rsady, and 1 with so small a force?" As an answer to these questions, 1 1 refer to the following portion of my detailed report:? "Upon arriving at my position for assault, I come menced the formation n{ my assaulting forces, witheut I, the loss of a moment's time I had myself placed Col. s Haskell's regiment hi position for assault, upon the left a shin of the uncle -had placed Coi. Roberts' regiment (the supporting force of Hask'H's regiment,) in position u a short distance in the rear Ilad ordered Wvnkoop's e regiment ?the advance of the other assaulting lore*?to i Its position; (aud it wss on its way to its position, with - Col Campbell's regiment as its supporting fbrce.) when t the enemy, discovering our position, directed a most i galling fits into the command 'I'hia fire was so dettruotive, that it would have swept away my entire command i had it remained in its position oven long enough to have I completed the formation of tbo forces for the assault. > Owing to the impenetrable chaparral which covered the I whole faco of the eouptry. it was equally impossible to full back and complete the movement, even if such a movement would not have thrown the force entirely out of position. Seeing that no alternative was left me but to retreat, with the whole command, in the face of the enemy's fire, and break up tho order of battle, and violate tne orders of the (jenoral in Chief, and thus bring disgrace upon the whole brigade, or to dash rapidly forward upon the enemy's works with the foroes which were in position. I instantly sent my aid-de-eamp. Lieut Rains, with orders to bring Ccl Roberts' regiment as quickly as possible to tho support of l ol Haskell, and directed tills last regiment to charge the enemy's works. I also sent iny aid-de-camp, Lieut. Anderson, to Colonel YVynkonp. with orders for a similar movement upon the i works in front of this position, helngnu the opposite side > of the angle Haskell s regiment dashed nobly forward, I with a shout of enthusiasm " Hence it will be soen that I the course which I took ot cliargiug the works, wae the only one left me it is mnnifest, therefore, that the effort to throw upaa me the responsibility of the failure to carry the work f assaulted at t erro Oordo. is altogether unjust Tha i, alleged errors in my orders aud dirpositions of the as saulting forces. I have shown were not errors; but that ( th-y were, ou the contrary, the proper orders and dispo1 mtion* for that purpose s A most vigorous and determined effort was made to l carry them by Col. Haskell's regiment It was notrue, cvHsful. because of the strength of the work assailed, and i the almost insurmountable obstacles and barriers to Its approach. Though Col. Roberts was iu close supports ing distance of ( ol. Haskell?being within 160 or 200 s yards and was ordered to his immediate support, before the latter was ordered to charge, yet he did not get up in time to sustain the as-aull mails by Haskell's ii regiment, before it was rut down and forced to r?tire. y Upon the report of the fact tome, though at the time ft I was entirely disabled in the use of my right arm by a ii canister shot, I immediately formed the whole command to renew the attack, and had ordered the charge, when !, the enemy ran up the while tlsg and surrendered s While I arn not disposed to charg- the fault of this ,t failure to the misconduct of any officer or portion of my a command, but to the O,brsltarlike strengthof the wcrks y them' Ires; yet. if any body was particularly at fault, a it wast 111 Haskell, fir precipitately retreating from tbo - tie|>| leaving bis regiment cut to pieces, scattered, and ' j in confusion, without any field-officer to command It, instead of remaining with his regiment, aud reporting r by an officer ' I . Tha Colonel further says. 1 enjoy the reputation of i leading his command in this charge at Cerro Oordo I was not aware that I enjoyed the reputation of doing what I no w lie re claim to have done In aiy official report I distinctly state that I was at the heah of the ; eoluinn-In person placed lite regiment in position ordered? ol Roberts to his support?ordered Col Wyui koop to his position and that, after having (for reasons winch are fully explained in mv detailed report' ordered ! thecharge of hi* regiment that I then moved acroea the line of the enemy * lire, intending to lead in per# on the atorruing part j, of which Col. Itynkoop'a regiment copailtuled the advance but waa prevented by a wound received front doing ?o. If I had led the charge of llaakell'a command, I think I vhould hava led it differently, and with different reeulta; and if the laverity of tha lira had cut down all my field-officer# eirept myaatf. and driven hack my command. I thing I ahould hava fallen back with It In good order inatead of rrtraallng from the field In adnniee of my command, no ma '.ar what tiio object Aa I eliall leave thla city 111 a few daja, to aeaumc com mandofmy Uivlaion. naw en route to Mexico, no further coinniunication from me can ba expected, on thla or any other anhject Aa an act of jnatlee. I aak thoae pa per a which hava publiahed the attack upon me. to give thla en Inaertton umt-.ON j. ru.Lfiw NewOlreana. June 7, H47. I fW'BTW? III Ml WIN IK) W MIA DEB.?Once more we challenge the New York Hliade dealer* to com|>ete with m in 'T.e ??le ef ! Window Sl<?lea. We are now maknig Urge !?11> addition* to our Hock of Shadaa, and pledge a iraelvea to he uaferaold by none. \ato die qnalitv of oar Hhaiba, wa have Sit ena I word to tay. They tmik tne pretninm at the late fait at Naw| ark, N.J. We invite the citiztnt of New York and tha ant , rounding comitry to gjye laa a rail, and we will prove the truth of our Miertiona. DUNCKf.R It BF.F.KKH, Nu.M Chatham alraat, near Chamber* atrcet. myl Irn'rc New t ork EOARdTnO inTionroe. between Market and Ceiharme #p Kurniahed or nnfiimialied aparimenta to lit, with !> <ra, to a gentleman and hta wifa, and two or three ainglegrntb m#a Apply at *J Monro# at jail ?t*ra