Newspaper of The New York Herald, July 23, 1847, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated July 23, 1847 Page 2
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?*** * NEW YORK HERALD. BNrar Torn, Why, J?ly 93, 1MT. Thf Weekly- Herald. fhe Weekly Herald for this week, will be ready *t fi o*cloek to-morrow morninp, nnd will be aa interesting a sheet an we ever iaaued. In addition to the latest news from the army and navy, i* *ill contain several columns of very important English newa received by the steam* ship Britannia ; foreign correspondence; several letters from Mr. Bennett; account of a treat dance by the tieneca Indiana; editorials on the topioaof the day; Washington correspondence; commercial and financial intelligence, and every thing else that shall have transpired to the hour of* going to press. It will be embellished with an accurate por trait of Father Mathew, the npostle of temperanoe. Price 64 aents, in wrappers ready for the mail, which is made up in this office. T0e Herald for Europe The splendid French steamship Union will leave this city on Saturday ne*t, for France.? Xh- Herald for Europe will be ready for such of our friends as wish to send the latest Ameri ran n* ws to the old world oy her, at 12 o'clock of the s.nne day. It will contain several letters fri.m Mr. Dennett; the latest news from the seat of war, from California and Oregon; accounts of the crop" from all parts of the country, and of ihe markets; miscellaneous matter, and every thing clue of intereat that may have occurred, to the hoar of Bailing. It will hIso contain an admirable engraving of General Tiylor's Camp Kitchen in Mexico. Price cents, in wrappers. War Steamer*. On the 15th inst., Oapt. MeKeever, the commandant of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, received orders for the construction of one of the four large steamers intended for the Navy. The or- j der was received in the morning, and Capt. Mc* I Keever, with his usual promptitude, issued directions for the work to commence forthwith, and by one o'clock the same day preparations were made for building. A large ging of men were engaged in clearing the immense chip house in which the steamer is to be built?removing the big gun?getting out the timber? clearing away water tanks, chain eables, &e kc ; and the business has progressed with such spirit that the keel is nearly completed, and wil! be laid on the ways to-morrow. Her dimension* are to be as follows:? BotwMn perpendicular*, 910 ft. 0 In. Beam extreme.. 37 o Depth to ffun deck !u hoi l, 23 0 The drawings of this splendid ship nr* by Col. - ? * -l. xt ... l |,a hTdncisijricf) me i/iun iidvn v/uunnuciui) *?uv baa been in the city for several day9 past. Captain McKeever, on Tuesday morning, in company with Col. Grice, Mr. Copeland, the celebrated engineer, and several gentlemen of the Navy, made a visit of eiHminntion to the steamship Sarah Sands, and the French steamer Union. Capt.Thompson, oftheSarah Sanda, received thegantlemen with his accustomed politeness and attentioif, and furnished them with much information in relation to the construction of his vessel. The office of the French steamer were equally kind and attentive. We have no doubt that in the building of the staamer at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, there will be nothing wanting to render her not only a val uable auxiliary to the right arm of our national defence, for which she is intended, l>ut will reflect credit upon all engaging in her construction. W? are greatly indebted to Mr. Mason, th?> Secretary of the Navy, for directing the ship to be built here. News from Mexico?Prospects or Peace.? We arrived at the conclusion Home tima since, I that it was puerile to form an opinion of the termination of the war between the United State? and Mexico, from the conflicting accounts that | we were daily receiving, and made up our rniud not to refer to the question again until our army vtbh either in possession of the enemy's capital, or (.within n few days* march of it. We were strengthened in this determination, when we heard of the President having despatched Mr. Trirt, in the capacity ol pacificator, clothed with authority to conclude a treaty of peace, the moment after the Mexican government had come to ita senses. These contingencies have occurred. Our army is, if not actually in possession of the city of Mexico, very near it, as it is understood that General Scott took up his march on or about the first of July; and judging from the news lately received from the warquarter, we arc inclined to think that there is a probability of peace being very sooil restored. The Rtpuhlicano .of the 25th of June, a paper very hostile to the United States, says that rumors, which it calls very alarming, were in cir- I culation in the capital. It was said that theMcx- I (>u,l U/>r>?rl?il tn tin- mediation ol England. That the English Secretary of Legation had been down to Fuebla, and returned on <hr 24th. That the object of his viait wan to negotiate with Gen. Scott a treaty of peace, and thatthe terms agreed upon between them, would be the surrender of the Culifornias to the Americans; the recognition of the independence of Texas, and the acknowledgment of the line of 36 degrees as the Northern boundary between the United States aud Mexico. Wtiat foundation thetse rumors were based upon we know not, but the article in the Bepublirana may have been dictated by General Santa Anna, with a view of accustoming the people to ttlk of peace. It is btrongly suspected that he is in fa7orof peace, as much in consequence of the defeat at Cerro Gordo, as the conviction that a continuance of the war, cannot but be disastrous to his designs, as well as from the fact that there exists a large peace party in the country, whose sentiments are daily issued by their organs. There is another important faet. Mr. Buchanan's letter was published in this same Rrpuhlicano, immediately after it was received by the Mexican Executive, without n call for its publication from any source?and even in an extra ol that paper, in advance of its regular publication There wan nothing in that letter that the Mexicans could object to. *lt wia highly conciliatory in its tone, and breathed friendship and a denre lor peace, in every line. What wan it published fori Giving it publicity stirrly would not strengthen the war party?rather, it would weaken it, by nhowing the madness and folly of refusing pence from a country, the Chief Magistrate of which, on the part of his twenty millions of constituents, expressed his ardent desire that harmony and good feeling between the two countries should be restored as quickly as possible. There is vet another fact, too, which, when joined to the others, makes the case still stronger. We allude 10 the apparent difficulty in obtaining a quorum of Congress together, to whom the letter of Mr. Buchanan was referred to act upon. Mr. K.inkhead asserted that a large proportion of the members were in favor of peace. If they are, we can interpret their not meeting to the fear of encountering the war party, which has always been so favorably inclined to continue the war, and procrastinating it, with the hope of eventually wearing out our patience. I'utting tkese facts together, we are inclined to the opinion that peace is near at hand. There inay be a battle between Puebla and the capital; but whether successful or the reverse for the Mexicans, it would be favorable to peace. If successful, it would strengthen the peace p*rty,which is fftlalag eowsih iwy dayj tad iftfe* reverse, li wo?ld weaken tfca war party. ' Santa Anna it deep, cunmg and aelfish?hii depth and cunning are used towards hie own advancement, and it ! quite immiturial to him whether the interests of hia country suffered or i not, ao long ns he forwarded iiis own private I designs. by tike Fr?Mh Steamer#. We preaent our readers with the exact tableau of the tariff of postages which haa been aettled upon by he agents of the French steamer*, for all letters aent to Franco or to England. All letters and parrels ought to be put in the post* office: for the mail agent of the French ateam ship company has orders to receive no correspondence but by the hands of the American postmaster. PoiTACK or LtTTtBi FROM NsW YoBK ?0 PaRII, Tit HaVME. ! Pottage at the Now York p-xt ofloe 1 oent. Postage to crotia the Atlautio 30 " Postage from Havre to Paris 10 " >1 ?* Poitaoc or a Lctttr From New York to Prolans, tia Hatri. Postage at the New York post oAce 1 oent. Postage to orot* the Atlantic 40 " Postage from lUvre to Knelibs shore a " English taxation from the utoors to the let Iluilliurinil in ? t - 33 " There is a difference in the weight allowed to a letur for' the preceding prices, between France, America, and ilngtund. The weight of a letter for Frauc? ought not to be ovtr a quarter of an ounce, whilst for England and America, the allowance is half an ounce. We must say, however, that the postage of a letter sent to (England by the French steamers is two cents more. The passage of the French steamers will be as quick as the others, according to the first trip of the Union; and then there is uu inducement to patronise an enterprise, the conductors of which are taking the greatest pains to satisfy the public, who have so liberally patronised their undertaking. ______ Nlw Vork, Havre and Faris Express Aoency.?We are desired to stats that Livingston, Wells & Co. have engaged the services of a most respectable and accomplished perso to execute the commissions for France, which may be entrusted to their care. Their ugent goes out in the Union, and will attend exclusively to their business. Those of our readers who wish to send out their commissions, from #5 to $5000, " "I in nnvti/mlnv UfKa r)aail*0 tA A^to 1 ? ft r. Hiiu IIIVOC 111 UWUiUI T? liU UVOIIU IV WW?W?U tides for their own especial use, would do well 10 send in their orders to-day, to No. 10 Wall street, as the steamer leaves to-morrow. The Collision on the Norwich Railroad.? The tollnwing are the particulars of the collision heretofore mentioned in the Herald :? On tbo Norwich Railroad, a few miles south of Webslot, ye.terilay morning, a most dreadful collision occurred. the particulars of which were thus stated at the Tremont House, last evening, by A. W. D<tna, Esq . depot master. .Aboat half post 8. as the freight train whs Msceudlnga grade about two miles south of Webster, th<two rear cars, loaded with Iron, beoame separated from the train, and soon losing their forward impetus, began to run back. There was no possible mean* of stopping the fugitive cars, and ?n they continued down the grade, while the accommodation passenger train from Norwich was approaching Upon turning a short curvn through a high ledge, the engineer of the train saw the two cars close npon him, and while he was in tbo act ot reversing the engine, a collision took plaoe. The loco motive was knocked to pieces, the water tank was thrown on to tne top of the forward oar, being the baggage and 'wound class car ; the engineer, Mr Adams, was doubleo up and arushed Into such a shapeless mass, that not a ruuognicable feature of bis pereon was left, snd tho fireman's thigh was pleroed through by a bar of iron, and also jammed, so that there is no hope for his recovery JoMpn Lewis Staekpole. Esq . of this rity was, it is supposed, standing at the door of the seeood class car, iu which he had oeen amusing hluiselt with his dog. lie was found by the side of the track dead, lying upon a man who was slightly Injured His bojy was shockingly mangled. Mr Stackpule's wife, three chililreu and nurse, who wi>re in the first class .car/escaped unhurt Five or?ii other passengers, in the lim and mo nd class oars. reoeiToa bouw uniipe*. our no uiam uL injurj. mr Stackpole's remains were conveyed to Voiuester, where bin family (topped last night.? Huston Post. Theatrlcali. Bowkrt TiiKATRt..?A bid Is set forth for the Bowery* to-night.which will fill thut tLo.ttre to overflowing if there in any theatrical relish rt-mu'ninx inuurcttltcos It Ik one comprising attraction! both rich audare. Mr. ''urke and Mr. Marshall will appear in Hire* splendid, Tit : "Qilderoy," the extravgnnzR of Ole Bull,'' which ha* heretofore been received with the inoiit extravagant applause. and the ' Children lit thu W o^?ls," in which Mr. Marshall will take the par* of Walter, the carpenter.? We arc happy to hear that the mutineer of this theatre bus secured ih<- services of Vis# Julia i'runbull, and that he will shortly produce the xpmr.d'J rooiantlc spectacle, the " Naiad (4uuen.v 1 Lis the same piece which our readers will recollect wu so much admired come time since. r.vL.Mo'# OrcRA Horn.?The entertainments of this evening oomnicnce with an overture by the orchestra, which will be followed by the force of the " Rogueries of Thomas," in which an excellent vaudeville company will appear. This will bu hurceeded by a Pat National Ktnavnol. entitled " V,j .irt an- Hiir bv Made monutlie Adelaide isolated by Jiil'ii, Flora and .lalbildn Lehman. AfUf ? couuo dauce by .vlr Tnompson, the amusements will rouclude with a new ballet comique. styled "La Diablo Houg? or the Viae Dressers of Cotno." If the perform ance ot thin ballet be in kerping with those already given, there can bf no doubt it* repetition will be bailed with delight an th -ufiro company,young and old, possess every quality f science iu dancing and comic action, which must -;-nure Lhein rwpeotable pat* ronage. Iu fact , w? auow uf no troupe in their liae that deserve* better support. Caitlk Gaudi.n ?The vaudeville performer! at this theatre, are attracting largo anseuiblagts of the citizens every evening to wiinpsa the truly comic delineation ol character, given by Holland,Waloot. and the rest of thin favorite compuny The entertainments for this evening commence with the comedietta or ' Turning the Tablcf.," which waa reoelred, on Monday night, wltb great applause Dancing by the Missus Wells and La i'etlte Mary Anne, and several beautiful ballaus by Miss Phillips. This will bo followed by Uerr (line's performance on the r.orde t-ml tie This gentleman's feats are astonishing?the more so, as they are done with such ease and graceful attitude. Musical* Va!'*hall,--This evening, Mr. Quayle takes his benefit, when several vocalists hare volunteered their services. In addition to the solos, duets, glees, (to., Mons. Delacroix will exhibit his wonderful figures, which are favorably spoken of. It is hoped the friends and acquaintances of Mr Quayle will crowd the saloon this evening. During the time of this hot season, the cool shade of the garden is very desirable?the ice creams are delicious, and the host and his attendants strain every nerve to please their patrons. CdaiSTv'v MiniTKiLt.?The Detroit Daily Fret Prct, speaking of this celebrated band of minstrels, says " Last eveiling they drew one ot the largest and most fashionable audiences that ever graoed a similar exhibition in tbis oity. 1 he hall was so orowded that many were denied admission." Brooklyn Intelllirence. Kkmale Diiomd* *liti.?Catharine Creach. Maria Stewart, and Mm Dean, w?r? arrested yesterday by offlo?r? Mo* ormick and Wright, for habitual drunkeuness, i.sorderly conduct, and lighting each otner. Commit?d to Jail. Aiuult with Ait Ask.?Patrick Wynan was committed on Wednesday for violently assaulting Thomas ! iftn with an axe The uutortm.ate man'* face wax dieadluliy cut and lacerated. * momkthino Behind thk CraTXiw.?A female, (name uot ascertained), waa committed to jaii to answer tor til assault upon & Brooklyn Kent, and threatening bin life with a pistol and dirk. Tbe ancuM-d will be axanun ed to morrow, when turther particular* will be given Til* green eyM momter we suppose is implicated. N?.w Citt Hall.? We paid a visit yesterday to tbe City Hall, now erecting, and were much gratifled with it* appearanco. It ia certainly a splendid edldce.aud ao ornament to that part of the city where it i<j situated. Rt:( ovi.hv or M*. Hotchkhs.?We lenrned yesterday tbat Mr. Hotchkiss in entirely recovered from the effect* of tbe murderous assault oominited upon bim Home time since. The offender* are ntlil in Jail, and will be tried in tbe September term. Coaoit?:a'f Orncr. ?The attention of the Coroner wm not callud to a single case yesterday. American Coins.?Thecoinnge at the Mint for th?- ltiBt six months (mmiely, from 1st Janu. ry to 1st July. 1647) in >h,'j0?,993?far excluding tbe amount coined during any Mmllar period of time since the government was founded. L'nuer the new instructions given by >ir Vv mki-r under tbe law i-Mtablisutng tbe constitutional treasury, ail forngo coin received ny tbe government is at once rreil to the Mint, where It Is reeo ?d, and i aid out as American c >in?the only form In it wl'l circulate among the p* iple There Is every rea-on to b* lirTu that, ne?ily mj j uiill.iiiis of dollars will be converted into .\inerlcan c.olu during the administration of President I'oik?ItuMlnrlon Union, j July 91. The Weather. ?un Sunday, a' Rochester, the | ' hermomeier st>'Oii at ! < uegn vk On Haturday, In UMca, *' degree* wa< li.e insrk ."<*v r?J death* are recorded I aa having oiurred trout the nflu t? ol the heat, and eold I Uvoej Rocttnater, and two at Albany are laea V? . FpXSSaL hMMMOl or MMk OW Ml KlHiW or '? lat? Csptaiw J. W. ZiNNiti, or W?w iuiif Thli solemn and Imposing publlo demonstration dw* together a TMt conoouree of oat citizens, of either mi, yeetecJay. about a o' the vicinity efthe Battery, all of whom seemed to evlnre n deep and warm sympathy on the occasion. The pauiotloardor, the gallantry, the acknowledged ohlvalry of our citizen soldiers, the military enthusiasm displayed by them upon all occasions, their Jealous regard for the national honor, and particularly the gallant conduct of our army at the lata battle at Buena Vista?where the brave Zabriskle fell?would seem to have aroused a national spirit among our oltlaeas. on the occasion of the removal of his remains through this city, and accordingly crowds flock* d forward to join in the oeremony. At half-past 4 the body was received, when mniute guns were fired by the military and civic authorities, headed by the Mayor, at Pier No. I, Last River, In solemn silence After a little delay, the military. Mayors and corporations of the eltles of New York and Brooklyn formed In procseslon. and turned Into the Battery, from whence they proceeded through Broadway as far as Chambers street, In the following order:?First, band mounted, playiog the ''Dead Maroh In Saul,'' followed by the (Rrman Hussars; next, the Oernian Horse Guards. Captains Jsglr* and Finck The La Fayette Fusileers as a guard of honor succeeded; they were oommanded by Capt. Wilson The oofln, which was of plain though beautiful mahogany, was surmount* d by the cap, sword, and scabbard of the deceased In the usual manner, on the occasion of military funerals, was next in order, and was placed upon a hearse, oovered with a bUck velvet pall upon which, at either side, appeared in lar^e letters of gold, the word*, " Buena Vl*ta.~" Four of the national tlags also were placed at atther end of the ooffln, and two horses, driven in the usual style of the artillery, were eltached Captain ^Leur*a?r'* troop waa in atten<lance. Next followed the relatives of the deceased and friend* of the family?Mayor* Corporation* of t he cities of New York aud Brooklyn- General htorm* aud alarg? number of *talT officer* followed Thuy w?re fuoeeeded by the Independence Guard. Captain lleynolds; the New Lafayette Ouards. French corps, and the Rlfie Hangers wound up the procession, la till* order the procession moved up Broadway amid a heavy storm of thunder, rain aud lightning, until they reached Barclay street ; hence through West Broadway, Jay street, Greenwich street to Canal street; the rain still coming down tbiok aud heavy, when the military (ormed in parade and the body waa placed on board the steamboat Frank, for it* destination.? The Mayor aud Corporation?the military, and all who participated in the solemn ceremony, exhibited a praiseworthy fueling of patienoe under tne heavy rain and storm that prevailed during the entire time, which should afford additional gratification to the friends ol the lamented d^oeased, and be taken as additional testimony of the high regard in which he had been htld. We shall onlv say, in conclusion, over the remains of the mourned Zabriskie?" JJulcr it iltcorum tit pro palria mart." That Ji nk?Caitle Gauds*.?All doubt in relation to the legitimacy of this vessel, or whatever it may be called, having been removed, those who have heretofore been unbelievers will of courM satisfy their curiosity forthwith. It la not very likely that we shall ever hare another specimen of marine architecture of this kind in the port of New York, as the arrival of the Keying was purely accidental, and tnose who negluot the opportunity now offering, will regret It when it is too late. The thousand* dally visiting this vessel, is the best evidence of the sensation her arrival has oreated, and the few days longer she will remain in port wlll| hardly suffice to allow all who wish to vi*it her. She is a strange looklug craft and must be seen to be appreciated, independent of the attraction the juuli presents, Castle Garden is a delightful place to pass away a few hours In these hot days. Thk Wbathkr.?About 8 o'clook yesterday, the sky lowered and gave heavy threatening of a thunder storm The thermometer, in the early part of the day, stood at 90 degrees aud rose up to 01 at 3 o'olouk At 6 o'clock a heavy thunder storm, aooompanled with rain aud lightning. cumiDuuciid and lasted for several Lours The city was completely drenched with rain, and the o tree to were pretty well washed. 27th Rkoimknt, National Guards.?This celebrat ed regiment, under Col Breinmer, made their annual visit to the ?1) sian Fields, in full fatigue dross fur rogi mental arm. a a; nriore ji-sieruay ^ n eiines-iayj auerternoon. Tliey formed in the Park iit IX o'clock, and altogether they mudo llio m<*t martial and soldier-like t|)p?*ranco of auy body of in?n that oau any where be found, and may w?U bo considered the pride of the city Upon their arrival at the Elysian Fieldn.thev immediately oommeneed their drill, and notwithstanding the difficulty of executing some of the ord-rs, they went through them all with a degree of knowledge and skilt'u'nesH truly surprising. and elicited trom the numerous ,pjctatorf? unbounded applause Wc noticed that the Mih oompaoy. commanded by Capt. Shuwway. had the right of the line, owing to bin having held hit commission t? captain .longer than any other one in the regiment We vere also much pleaded with the steadiness and solliur-llke bearing of his men, and judging from the entire <lrlU. we should without hesitation select from the whole u umber of well drilled companies. hU. as the best, and that neomed te be the general impression The day was rutted for the purpose, uat being so excessively hot m it had been fur the whole Week Tbey returned to the city about 7 o'clock, and were d.pjnixMid in the Park, all seeming well pleased and satisfied with the excursion. "Bank Defalcation "?-V man named DrluckerholT. formerly a porter In t .e heather .Manufacturer*' Hank is the person obarged with the defalcations heretofore mentioned The amount of money taken haa bavn overrated; it 1( said to be only $12,HOO. Attempt at Mukdkb and Suicide.?Until within the last week, the Coroner's office has furnished but few items or interest for sometime past, earh week affording tome dozen cases of ship fever, deaths from intemperance, Sic., iio. The events of the last five or six days have, bowever, oalled to mind the old saying, that " it never rains but it pours," for while the Coroner is engaged investigating the ciroumstauoes connected with thu mvxterioils murder of a child, he is sent for to hold an InqueRt on the body of a religious fanatic j whose days were suspected to have been shortened by tbe physic administered by bii equally fanatic brethren. and ere the subject haH been permitted to remain a tbree days' wonder, tbe attention of the worth} offlcial alluded to. is culled to another case of equal iutereat, the particular* of which, from the evi denoe adduced, appears to be as follows :?A young Portuguese, said to be mate of a vessel nou lying In port, while in the city some time ago. beoame acquainted with a young lemale of prepossessing appearance, who in due oourse of their acquaintance, consented to beoome hi* bride, and that on tbeocoasion of his next voyage, he should lead her to the altar, " And hear her voice ascend. 'Mid changiog scenes, unchang'd to feel, To love till lift) should end ' Under such blissful anticipations, our Portuguese sailor left our shores for a trip to the old world, from which he reoently returned and sought out tbe object of his idolitary, at present boarding at a respective house in the vicinity of Franklin quare, where, on resuming hi? wonted visit*, finding his " lady love" in no haft.t for the performance of the nuptial ceremonies, the young Portuguese became distracted,and more urgently pressed his suit Ills ent rnaties had no peroeptible effect upon the heart of the maiden in question, while his Imagination oould readily discover tbe cause of the apparent ooldness on her part, in tbe shape of other candidates for her sqjiles and affeotions; and unable to withstand the then existing state of excitement, resolved to know the worst, and again " popped the question." which resulted iu our hero's rejection ; whereupon he drew out a * heath knife and made a plunge with it at the breast of her be bad long and dearly loved, inflicting a severe gash; then fled at nill speed through Franklin square and Dover street, where be passed over a vessel and jumped into the water. His body was subsequently recovered by means of grappling irons, and an inquest held, resulting in a verdict of death by drowniug. Eastern Excesses.?'We are under obligations daily to the enterprising tlrin of Monro St Co "s New Bedford express line for late papers. Also, to Messrs. Dennis Si. Cloyes, of the New Haven and SpriugHeld Kailroad, for Boston papers in advance of the mail. Death bv RufTl'ri or a Blood.Vessel.?Coroner Walters beld an inquest yesterday at the 3d ward station house, upon the body of an irishman named Thos McUivney, aged 39 years, who, as he win about leaving hia work, that of paving, in Warren street, suddenly fell down and instantly expired. Verdict, death by bursting of a blood-vessel near the heart. Crushed to Death.?An Irishman by the name of Samuel Logan, about 3d years old, aud recently arrived in thia country, on Wednesday procured employment in the stoue yard of Mr Denniston, at the corner of Clinton and Water streets, and while engaged in removing some stone from the yard to a vessel lying at the wbai I near by, a pile or staves Ml upon him, killing him on the spot. Coroner Walters held an tnqnest last evening upon the body of the deceased, and n verdiot was rendered in ancordanoe with the foregoing facts Convention or Prison Associations.?The Prison Association of this city, at a recent meeting, resolved to recommend to the friends of prison discipline throughout the Union, to meet in convention in this city on the flrsl Monday in October next, for the purpose of taking into I ^onsiderntion thn criminal laws of the different States? I liitr lengui <;z neun'ucep?me uifiiiuun ui nppnirilg iog prison c(Tli?rn -tim improvement of prison ?y? tems?aud such other matters iu relation to prison* mm may seem to be expedient. The subject* wliloh it in believed most imperatively require tun consideration a nil action ot thi> convention, arc as follows 1. A com parlson of the advantages and disadvantage*. of I bit Sep ar*t? ami cougrcgate systt ms of prison government. J. The best uittauB of securing a uniform method of importing prison stuiUtic* 3 The proper length o' sentences and the extent of the discretion that should be couletred upon judges in regard thereto. 4 The best method of suoplying prisoner with load and clothing. A Prison labor to be considered in its relation to the separate an J oongregate systems, respectively?its effects oo the habits and morals of the prisoners?its productiveness. etc.?Its interference with free labor, and including (he merits of the contract system t? The Imposition of Dues, and the conditions to which they shall be subjected 7. The best method of appointing prison officers, and the proper tenure of their ttt<f?-s a A comparison of the criminal laws ot dlfleret, and the best means of securing uniformity therein. 9. The classlflcation of crimes 10 The use and liulta of the pardoning power II. The discipline of prisons and the tr><atment of prisoners. 14. The organisation of county prisons. Wa?d 8<:kooi., No. 19?Some weeks since, we accepted a polite invitation friui < oroiier Walters, one uf tbe Mchool Ct miiiinf toners, lo visit the new Ward .School House in the lath ward We, too. were reminded of tnat visit by seeing some three hundred girls iu procession. wending their way down Broadway to tne Ycadeiny of Dwlgn. On Inquiring we found that they were scholars from the Ward School to which we have alluded. After visiting the Academy, lUey came In procession to the City I'rison aud were politely admitted by the keeper to visit that establishment. The new school bouse, In the 13th ward, is located in Broutne street, between Willet and Sheriff streets, iu a central part ot the ward; Its architectural construction Is an ornament to that notion of the eltv The building la AO f??t front by SA feet deep, with brown stone front, ud U three storiea \ atss&iffsfjtt ss^Jtspsu^ feat. The fliat atoey la ooeuptod u a primary 4??Mtmerit Thin story to divided Into two principal rocmt, nod ku four recitation room*, of lar/? viae The principal rooms in tha npper atorlea. eeat in eaoh 940 aeholara: thus the whole building; when each Iparuuent ia filled, will accommodate 13J0 ohildr-u rhd bull'ling to ?o admirably veatllatrd from the floor* and coiling, that it to cool and \irj in the warmest d*v. with an actual average attendance of 1.40 auuola.-^b? uu,T"lt number attendiug any pubilo or wrrd -crfool in thin city. The iuildin/ is to be heated in winter by hot air ?while the epiretoi for heating to made a medium of ventilation in *uuitn?r. 80 much for the building The moet intereilmg feature of thUsohool i?y -t to be apoken of The aohool waa opened on the lit day of tune, with the public announcement that corporeal puninhjnvi t wae not to be resorted to under any circumstances On the day of opening 117V children attended; thia number has Increaaed ao aa to render it neoesaary that more accommodation should be made, l'he achool U now In guoceaafui operation, and the advocate* of the rod can daily have an opportunity of aeelnr the largeet aohool in the State, and the euly one that haa ever been organised on the baala that corporeal puniahment ahould be no part in ita diacipllne. suoceaefully conducted without resort to the rod?that barbarous relic of a barbaroua age?which ia aoon deatined to depart from every school in our land The school house In divided into three department*, each having a principal and each independent of the other. The principal of the male department, W C. Klbbe; the female department. Mlaa H. N Goldey; the primary department, Mlaa J. E. Power*? eaoh admirably calculated to fulfil their duties to the entire (attofaotion tf the schol officers of the 13th ward. Follr# Intelligence. Burglary ?The dwelling Bouse No 9 Weat Twelfth atie t,occupied by Vr. Schonkberg Bemhard.waa entered by some burglar* about 3 o'clock, on Thuraday morolng. by forcing an entrance through the back baaemeut window. carrying off 3 ailver tea apoona, valued at $6, and a car ving knife, and in all probability they would have taken much more. had they not been disturbed by the inuiatfH of th? bouse, when the rascals flea with tbu little they bad In their poimenlou. No arrest. A framan Driven to fleiptration.?Officer Smith, of the Jit ward, arrested on Wednesday afternoon a young woman by the nume of Julia Kelly, on a charge of assaulting a man by the name of Jonathan Bloom, a watch case m'ker io the employ of Mr Bond, in Ann street.? It appears from the statement made by Julia, which we believe is correct,* from other corroborative circumstances, that about four years ago she became acquainted with Bloom, at her resldenoe in Watts street, and soon after, from representations made by Bloom, agreed to live together, under promise of marriage, as man and wife. This passed on for near a year, when Julia became encirnte, and to eradicate this, by persuasion of Bloom she was induced to visit Madame Kestell's, in Oreeuwich street, and there prooured a box of pills, which she took according to direction; but instead of giving the desired relief, came very near destroying her own life. Consequently, upon the birth of the child, it only breathed a tew hours, and then expired. Sinoe this, Julia has been the mother of two more. Bloom, within the last few months, having become Indifferent towards her, finally left her destitute, and, it is said, is about to be married, which so preyed upon the mind of Julia, that she felt determined to And him out, if it were possible; and on Wednesday afternoon she accidentally met him iu Broadway, near Liberty street. She at once spoke to him,, and he, apparently in good faith, invited her to wallra short distance with him. which she did, and was conveyed down in the neighborhood of the first ward station house, where she was placed In the custody of the above officer. This so enraged poor J uliu, that while in the station house and about being placed^iu one of thu cells, iu a fit of despair, she suddenly seized from bei pocket a small viol containing oil of vitriol, which she threw At Bloom m she parsed, a portion ol the vitriol taking effect on bis face and clothing; she wasatoaoe locked up by Captain Wiley, and in the morning brought before Justice Osborne, where Bloom made his complaint against hit unfortunate victim and the magistrate hold her to ball to answer; In default ot which she was locked up In the Tombs for trial. Juvmile TKitvu.?Policemen MoVitte and Fellman, of the 4th w-rt Arrested yesterday live small boys, the oldest not more than ten years, by the names of Robert Illghfif.ii]. henry ilighlleld, John .Du^moody, Joseph Dnnuioody.and John Ilawklns.whom i.lie ofileera detectoil in Catharine street, having in their poss'sslon a lot of palm leaf hats which the young rascal* had stolen from the store ?f J. C. Bet km an, No. i'i Catharine street They were all conveyed before Justice Osborne, who committed' them to the oare of the Commissioner of the Alms House. Diamond Pointed Gold Pens, Cheapest and best iu the eitl.?The. pnbi.c hue i'ouuU out that it in ihr Mine with Go J l'en? so wt i ail other articles, those having the m ker's name stamped upon them being better than 'h> ?e be?iing the lawes ol cliii I nn?, cardinals, aud oilier fancy stamps Those who may wish to Bit a a .oil Gold Pen can find at the establishment of J. W. Greatou It Co., 71 l.edar street, the largest and best assortment in tiie city, lower than elsewhere. Tney sell those superior Go!d Pens, made by A. G. Bagley ft Co ,for$l iu ; those stamped"Albert G. Barley, ' $1 75 only ; silver pencil case always included. Other Pens fioui 75 ceuts upward. No Cliarge until the Hair 1? lleatorcd.?UoaJ'x Hair llealorative is applied on the above terms. (Jllce inti Nassau street. N. B.--For those who apply it themselves it is foi sale. Kuan.?I, Asrou Clark, Mayor of the >:itv of New York, do neiebj rettify. tliat Ihaveseena geneial i-rtiticate, nu am personally acquainted with inatr, of the p irtiea-who have igned it, and > now them to be men of the highest UniiiuK hi the community. A.AllON CLAKK, New kork. March, IKS. jy23 2t Gold l'i iis_" itieliellcua " rrtumphnnt ? The turcss of these pens, b< :n< pi icert by public approval bevoi.d a doubt, ii is reallj amu?ur{ to witnei,.- the twisting nnu tiMiiin; of those wh.i have Kuireil tn h rJ t> get their pei.? substituted for the " Richeliens." As the public have taken the matter in baud and will determine whether the " Richelieus,''st t'l only, will w rite as well and last as long as those liens sold for $:i jO else win re. we are content. Ouiy keep thin (act iu view, the ' Richelieus" are for sale by J. V Savage, 92 Kult, ii stieet, and no where else. Other Gold Penr from 74 ceats to tl Ml Travelling Dressing Cases?The exceedingly sin ill compjs* in w hich; the sub.c ibers h*ve placed .everj tiling ueceasa y forth' toilet, without destroying their usefuluess, aud tlie handsome and ..ubstautial inaifer r in which thei are made, remlersthese cssis ?ujierior to any manufactured Ail examination ranuot fail of being satisfactory. O. 8AUNDKK3 Ik 8?)N. 177 Broadway. Ijvvinltre Kai?rs._TUese Rsznrs. (hvvnnH <11 que?tion the best imported to this eo?nt>) can be had ol iwe -mbacribera, and warranted, l?.iff her *.th a very lance anil well selected a??ort Cnt of Baton, Pen and Packet Knives Peifumerv, Soups, aiid everything .ipperbtimuu to te toilet. O. HAUNbKRS St SON, 177 Bruadway, opposite Howard Hotel. HONEY MARKET. Thursday, July 3'i-_0 P. M. (Quotations for stocks are^m eadily improving, without any activity iu the way of puled. At the the ttrst board, to-day, Kentucky ti n. Norwich and Worcester, and Reading, closed at prices current yesterday Treasury note* advanced.per cent ; U. 8. B's, 1867, >?; Farmers' Loan,L? ; Harlem, ; Morris Canal fell off >?. At the second board, Harlem experienced a further improvement of .'i, and Reading with sales to some xlent of the former. The stook market appears to be in a state of transition Everything tends towards an improvement, and the indications are such as to Induce us to believe that the appearanoe of a few large operators in the market weald create an advance of several per cent at once. Holders of all stocks are very firm, and until there is an advance. there*wlll be very little business transacted at either of the stock boards. Money will, without doubt, bo more abundant after the first of August, and the banks will haTe a period of nearly three months in which they can expand with impunity. Within that time we expect to see a very extensive speculative movement in stocks, and of course an advance of several per cent in prices. September and October are favorable months for outsiders, and they generally bite pretty well in that season, at the hooks baited for th?m by the brokers of Wall street. The out sidets have a very great influence upon the stock market, and whenever they are shy, and oannot be drawn into the street, prices generally are heavy. This olas* oi operators Is at present pretty well supplied with fanoy stocks, bought at prices below those now current, which they are holding for a greater advance, which many ar>* oonfldont of realizing. Kvery thing depends upon the money market. The prospect now Is very flattering, and we trust it will continue so. The Dank of Mobile has declared a dividend of twoand-a-half per cent, payable to the New York stockhold ers at the Merch nts' Bank, on demand The Somervllle and fclaaton Railroad Company adver tise for proposals for the grading and masonry of nine miles of the road from Somerville toward K as tun The annexed statement exhibits tho condition of the Bank of Kentucky and branoko* at thr?o periods. Since lauuary iaat, there haa been a moderate reduction In the aggregate movement : ? Bskk or Kuwrrriiv ?ir Bmnriin. Retuurct* '16. Jan '47. July '47. Notr. ili c. $3,093,040 2.9M,t?t 1,7117.47* Bi'la of extlia .a' ?, V *22 1,744,404 1.II.J,9 .8 ^uspeadeU uebt lo7,l'i9 $.277 " -'4 nrli'tj Itinii balances... ... 3,791 6,791 UoikI.oI I lie 8t?te of Kentucky for stork iu Norllieru Bauk uf Kentucky, 4 jercent 240,000 240,000 240,000 n<>mla of the city of Louisville fi |>erceut 200,000 20u,000 200,000 City of Louisville, intere.t on bo, ds 3,M0 ? HeaJ estate for debt 164 042 140.305 140,040 ' for bank ins houses.. H7.434 47,431 ?7,53l Defic rncy, b lance ol tli- over issues ol siork by Setuylkill Batik ?/ii .iihi .iw.tuu 120,OOn Oil* from hanka 445,>.3 G7b.1)62 780,05? O.'ld "nil mlrar I 27 , inv 1,240.105 1 ,r .7,717 Notrt of (it er b*nk? 319,31.8 221,781 2'2 1M S?,34J,BV| 7,971.319 7,810,678 IAohilit'n. Capitil at? ck (')riRinnl) 3,700,000 3,700,000 3,700,000 Over laaiiea by J*rliu, Ikill Buik, rr^iiKnitrd and not recoKniaed -leixniiHitl liurrhaneil 470,3(10 338,300 130,nf0 Contingent fuml luO.OHO 11,0,Goo 106,000 Ku'id to cover loaa on bxnltintr* how* 40,0*0, <0 070 4 0 6?.0 Fm.d U. Cirer l->aea by bvl.nelif* 4B.292 il.Cbt 51,185 I>,videnda unphiil 7,818 7 '09 6,*97 Divided* declared tins d.ik . ., . 1U.256 100,957 < '>,."h.U hto'k fund, to |.urch ?e over i??ue of .lock by ycliuylkill Bauk.. 55,137 85,708 ? Profit una lo<( 50,218 ? ? Individual depoaita 733,166 60?,ti#l) 627,876 Duetobanka 393 814 463 ifil 440,781 Notea in circulation 2;,86,672 2,4J4,t>59 2,611,990 1 re aurer or the Note of Kentucky 53 ) 81 46,882 16.366 *a,34S,U4 7,871,HI 7.81M78 til iMit? M < th?S iMttf llMM WHW M Mm!July '44. My '4L Jan. '44. Jan. UT. July ' 1 Low I.IUK4 3 091,MO I.9JS.06I t.7?7 4It DmcI* l,lv9 6J3 1,3 MT7 IJtn 305 l.*7 7tt Circuletioa.. l,M8.ii7S J.1H.079 2 586,672 2,131.659 3.61',MO Deposit*..., 571,717 tti.09* 733,166 602 "98 617,87# Net iirom li?t lis month* |151,5M 05 Dividend f>ir July, 1U7. per ct #\50? 00 ? Balance ctrriod to " 8'?>rk Foud" 59,'f>8 05 It will be seen by tbU statement thr.t the purchase of the over Issue of stock bjr th? Sohuj Iklll Bunk, i?oe? on very rapl J'y. There was, on the ftth of July, only $2<),000 outstanding out of an issue of 91,81d 600, showing the amount purchased up to that time to hare been 91,198,500 From the profitable mannef In wbich this institution is nonduoted, we should judge that the outstanding stock of the over issue would be redeemed in the coarse of another year. The suit between this hank and the Schuylkill Bank, Is still unsettled, notwithstanding the late deolsion in favor of the former. The whole question now is one of time; all the points at issue have been settled in favor of the Bank of Kentucky, but the SohuyIklll bank will, of course, put off a settlement to the last moment. The aggregate movement of the Bank of Kentucky shows a slight reduction sinoe the January report. Mlebigun is one of the most extensive wheat growing States in the western oountry; and as its surplus is usually exceedingly large, it is important that the condition of this year's crip, and its prubabie productive nets should be understood. .The annexed statement exhibits the probable productiveness of each county. It will be peroleved that there is a fair proipect for more than aa average yield Wheat Crop of Michigan, 1647. Excellent Cropt. AUcgan, Barry, Luton, Berrien, Branch. Calhoun, Cunt, Clinton, Knlamazoo, Ingham, Ionia. Ottawa, Kent, Lapeer, St Clair, Saginaw. Shiawassee, Wayne. St. Joseph, Van IJuren. In most of the above counties, there will be an increase of twenty per oent?in Kent three hundred per oent. In Lexlngten, St. Clair oouuty, a thousand per cent is calculated upon. Three Quarters of a Crop. Washtenaw, Monroe, Livingston, Jackson, Oenesoe. Hillsdale. The prospect in these counties Is far better than it was a month ??o. Some farmers are of the opinion, with the additioa of the new ploughed soil, they may not be over an eighth short Half a Crop. Lenawee, Oakland, Macomb. In those counties, ft appears, much of it was winter killed, and the fly has made much havoo. The additional extent of land put under cultivation for this crop i last flail, and the favorable appearance of the grain in such a large number of the counties, Induce us to believe that the aggregate yield will greatly exoeed that of last year Early in the season the whoat crop throughout the Western country looked far from flattering, but the fine weather in May and June changed the whole oomplexion of things, and the improvement since has been very rapid. We do not believe the injury to tho crop has t??eu more than what is experienced every flriAinn vhlln tho Inffraiian^ nnanfltv rtf land AVftd must. owell the aggregate yield above that of laat year. Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and all the wheat growing 8tates will withont doubt show a surplus that will astonish all the bull (peculators in breadstuff* in the oountry. Ax regards Indian corn, the harvest will be immense, exceeding the most extravagant calculations made by the most sanguine believers in great orops. We have for the past month had most favorable weather for oorn, and the plant is almost beyond the possibility of being ovi rtakeu by frost. The extent of this crop would lengthen that of wheat, as it usually enters more largely into consumption. when there is an abundance, and the producers will reserve their wheat more for market. Old Stocic Kichangt. $5000 Treas. N<ti>i6'? 1M ah* hurmenTrmt 1)90 35 li>0(l vl'b irn.i ft b90 CO 2.0 do 300i; Teu?ic?w? 6's 1< 0 '0 Vforrit ''hiiiI baft 1'iV; 1000 City S'?, TO Of.U 200 -Vor & U'.,r IIR i' . M50 U 8 6'*,'67 lot; 31 Krio ' ip 1000 do '56 lAJJi 10?H.uli IflflO Keutncky 6's l^OV 350 d? 61'* 5000 Peuu a'? $30 7?X 50 (1. bCO Cl'? 5000 do >30 00 100 (I 6!*, IIMIOO do 0|>g 80 100 <1. bin 6ljj 180f| Oliio 6'*, *56 100 50 d< bnw 61*,' 5000 Illinois 8pl 47 800 (1 .<10 61',, 9-00 Reading Bouds 77 100 il pin Kt 50 ilu Ilf\ding RR ff>J? 100 dn b60 62'j 101 do 6fi?i 300 do bt>0 62}? ICO d > b60 67 200 do 62 100 Farmer*' Trait 3lX Second Board. 600 ah* Harlem RR 62 loo iht'Heading b60 f7M '00 do b60 50 Lone I timid RR boo 32,'? 450 do 62 V 10 US Bank 4>4 100 Reading 67>4 New Stork Exchange. ijOOO Treat Note* bin 106V 50 Ilariem RR *3 CI',; iOPO do bm 106*4 50 do c. 6? oOOO d ) bio >0<,'.. 10C do *10 6I7. 50 int Hurloin KR c el*, 35I%orfcWor b3 53'? 100 du *3 61*. M do Sat '?3'? iOO do *30 t'}2 50 Farmers'Loaa b3 31*^ 150 do ?30 (J I 100 Loug Ulund bow 33 100 do HO 6lfi CITY T11A.DK REPORT. NKW YORK, TIIUIKOAT ArTEKnooif, JULV 22. At the opening to-day, flour fully maintained the Might improvement noticed yesterday, and sales ol' Genesee and Oswego were made at $ > 3] >?. A lot of fancy Ohio sold at $5 50. and OeneHee fresh ground at $5 37K Towards the olosa of 'change, however, there ore more celler* of Genesee thnn buyers, at $5 3i;4 i les of Gene?e? wheat were made at about $1 IS. and further sales of North Carolina new were reported at $1 12X. Good sound shipping corn, was held at some advance on yesUtr Jay's rates Sales of Western found mixed were made at 59 a 60 cents ; of fl*t yellow at 65 oents, and of round Northern yellow at 66 oenta. Meal remained about the same. Small sales of New Jersey were made at $3 25, and of We'teru New York at $2 7ft a $2 87X. Rye was worth 75 a 78 cents, and oats about 39 cents. The market was bnre of barley Mid there was very little demand for the article while prices nominally ranged from 55 a 60 cents Provisions were dull, and very little doing. Groceries were also inactive, and transactions were very light. The steamer Washington, being in her eleventh dav, it was supposed she might be espeoted to arrive in a day or two. and hence this impression influenced the grain an<) flour market, so far as the faith of operators led them to prejudge the result of the news one way or the other. Rrcipti down the Hudson River, July 21. Flour 9.896 barrel*. Comment. . 8o9 do. ('orn '24.886 bushels Wheat. 0.779 <lo. Ryu 1,076 do. Asii?.? ? Sale# of 100 barrel* of pot* were made at $4 87>i, and 100 bl>ls. p?arN at $6 AO.which exhibited a lurthcr advuDoo of 35 coutn per bbl.*ti km?h'tuur?Late ye?terday afternoon, and during the forenoon to-day. salei of Genesee were reported to thei extent of 4 a 5 000 barrel*, at $5 31 During 'chang* 7 a 800 do Genesee, and 700 do Oswego, were Hofci at the same prioe. Sales of fresh ground Genesee with some lot* of a little fancy Ohio, were reported sol I it ffi 17H, and 3 a 400 barrels fancy Ohio sold at (>A 60. At Ihe close, Genesee was pretty freely ulTered at fj 37>?. Wheat?'There whs a fair *how ot sample*; but >ales were moderate. A parcel of 1300 a 1800 bushel* Oene*ee, fair quality white, sold on priratiterms, supposed to have fetched about $1 Mi. A Hale of about 1900 bushel* North Carolina new was reported to hum bi*o?i sold at about (1 I3>? Coin?hales of about rt 500 buhh?'l* of mixed were made at ftOo a 60c ; 3 80>) do 1at yellow sold and tiAc ; aud 3.MH) do round northern yellow at 66c. home holders afterward* asked 70r. for a good article of the same description Sale* of 11>0<) do uiixtd damaged were sold at l> <c. Mtal?tales of 80o bbl*. New Jersey were made at $3 33, and about 400 do Western New Vork at $3 7fl Rye?We eon tints to quote at 76o a 78c and good canal oats at about 39o. Canulki.?1 here was no change in sperm. Uorrct ?The market oontmued inactive, and we have no ale* of moment to report. Cotto* ?The sales amount to 3300 bales, chiefly for export, and at the rate of 1 JKe for (air Uplands. The* is o di?oosit|on to press sales, but the market is freely suppled at th<ve rates. Movbmknt* or Cotton in tiik UwiTro Statm. r??. '? <* VttZVX." UlStpt- li~t. 1*16 IS 15. 181*. 1844 N. Or'fuii, July 10.. f.!i8 2i3 1,010 814 478,D'3 78?9ZJ) Mobile, 10.. 3.'? 62.1 4 0,411 H>0,'141 MI.9H Morula, " .1.. m,m I3<l,r.16 30,738 44 DC7 T?m?. Jim* If.. . 8.216 ? 113 ? '*W,. Juljr 16. 231, 145 176.7*7 117.170 73111 |WS. 3l6,uii "1% I7i'0,i I02'aw Vef'lwk " J" l0,,,:W 12,124 M ' w' ?K "EL- * ? ? 103.451 17?,?,7 O.herporti, 17., _ R nog 3,04? lu.ftiu W.W- 1.715,3(3 2,OT7,<09 1,068 M3 1,414,243 '""UBtJ 2,037,16V 1,414 240 Decreue 2J2.076 445 376 Full?Wr report sal*sof about ?00 quintals dry cod at ?3 M a $.1 fl-i'Y. Thire were about 600 quintain sold, nfl'.at, IfKTiuor nouo unsold In mackerel transactions were 1'ght, without change In pricve. [ nt'ir ?There wan no change In bunch raielns, and moderate *ale* continaed to b?- made at f 1 4A a $1 00. We hare only to notice a ?ale of AO bale* of Auiuricati dew rotted, at $1 16 per ten, on time. Lkad.? We continue to quote pig at >3 7/1 * louiii i ? We ha?e only to notice a dale of B0 a 70 hhd* of good Porto Rico, made on private term*. Natal hronKt.?Sale* of 3 a 300 bbl* N. County ronln were made at ,">ftc; spirit* turpentine etood At about 3Ac There eras nothing reported in other description*. On.?. ?Halve of nity pressed lln*?ed were roaile at 70e; and ef Hu^l'Sh at HHc ciah Some holder* still contended lot aii adeanoe but there *a? a uii'Mtieu on the part of operators to wait for later new*. There wa? nothing new In whale or speriu. Photuiows ? rise Mies were chiefly eon fined to thoretall tradu, in parcel* varying from 10 a AO bbl* In u large way, there waa Tery little dulng, and price* in a ^n. aour- nominal. Ohio new men* we quote at $14 to a $14 7o, and j-rime at ?U a$ 19 60. The small sab* alluded to were oauetiy making at *16 for Ben*, and ftl-J&o for prime. Tfter* WW no ?Uo|? la beef. There were 1 ing^nl^i w^n ||g||^||0fe ^| HQI 06fcftlild*4 UUKkH. Lw4 wutMl jttuwt ahaage; thato} good quality tu steady at fuU prleea. Cbm* remained the ? Tt. with moderate mIm. Hu n?Within a day or two, (mall sale* have been mad*, embraolng only aome H a Ul tierce*, at >4 75 a *6 15. Si'oak?No Halt* of D.emriit transpired to-day. Price* were steady at previous quotation*. Tallow?Thu quoia'ions for rendered ranged from Whalkboke -Nothing new. Wmiasr?There wan soo-e movement In the article to-Our and lain* of 13 u 16.000 bbls were mude at prices varjtnz I'rom 24 a 24tf a j4X a 2*e Kblic.hii?-A TB??ei ??., onicacHil for Cork and a market, at 4k for flour and lid for i.raiu To Loudon, packets engaged flour ?t 4a 3d. and iriain kt tad. To Liverpool. 4* was paid f>r flour and lid for grain. A Danish sloop wu engaged for Cork and a market at 4* A ?# el wan engaged lor London at 19d fur grain To Havre, rate* were mime firmer; flour we quoti at HOc grain at 13c, and cotton at fio. Wh heard of no engagement* to German porta. OOlftRRCUli INTIUiUuffilOB. The Floor JlarkeU PmLADEj.rHiA, July 21 -Tha receipts of flour oontinui< light, and price* are firm Pennsylvania frw-h ground is in demand at $6 00. and 10 n 120' barrel* were aold at thi* rate, hut the stock 1* too light to admit of any extensive operations; a Bin ail lot of vv?*tern sold at $3 2ft Rye Flour?N? aalea hare transpired: It ia held at $3 60 I ornmeid?Holder* of Pennsylvania are firm at $3 26. and Braudywlne, at $ I 60 per barrel but no Bales are reported. Grain?Wheat ha* been mire Inquired for. and 2A00 a 3000 bushels Pennsylvania r?d soli at $1 l2Sa$l 16 and white at$l 20 tfo>alaaof rye Corn?A small sale of Pennsylvania round yellow, at 73 centa. weight. Rochestsb, luly 01.?The market Is again perfcotly quiet The steamer'* m-ws has put every thing at a tand In flour there are no transaction*, exo-pt In the retail way, Wheat Is worth from 87Ko to $1, but there Is none eoiniog in. The market for provisions la alfo remarkably qniet. _ jahk .WAKIA I^OLU9, W1I? 01 v> UllttUi t.. L011U, in U 37th year of her age. The relative*) Hud frlenda of the family are request" to attend her funeral, from her late r<-nidenor, No. < Ollrer street, on Friday afternoon, at o'clock, witl oat further invitation. In North Hempstead. L. I., Joseph Bt'ar, aged f j ears. On Sunday morning. 18tb Inst., at Greenport, Colon bia Co., V , Daxiki. H. Mahtik, aged A7. Puiengen Arrived. St Croix?Brig Caroline?Cast K Locuwood, of brig Klir told iu lit ron: S A H *<ta f om bt Kit 11 Bahhai?>i:s?link ar'iii *1(1 Uiarie.a' Ballimo'f?Di u veil, lady, 4 t krldrcii und acrraiit; Alra Welifoid, 3 chilJn arrva>it; Mil* Jranurtte O Uunuiug, 01 Biooklyu, ai ?e ta.itt MrO'Neil: Mr Caueyi mul Mr Myera. bklratt?Brig Mary Notria?Two iVluaia On; and Blow. St Markii? Brig Urn \\ ilaon?C?| t Jaliri Delnuo. Ptuaeiigen Salitd. LiVKRrnoi.?r*rk?'l ahi|> llottmguer?Iter w m HarTfu lady mid laniily, of Tmonto; w 1 a|<kColt, 4 childrei and a< vuit, of New kork; Jaa Wiiglit; George Mill*; mid .Mix Orern, do. ' - -?? vmva^ii Bui|iuruiiioiw* Tort Au I'binck- Brig Republic?137 hhds sai;ir Sl(<0 :( hags coffee II W ^elati. Id? i.u do Vanrk it Trowb'idgr?: Jo WT Wil.l fic ro?97 do (Jroslieiem 8c Clapliani?28 <lo H rtch effeliu it ro?367 do A (. Kcasiere it co?41 lo \i Plait? do J M Smuli St co?$215 50 W Uurger? ?I30 M K Oaill-uids 8t Croii?Brig C iroliue?t52 liliu* rni^iir 40 pu .* rmri hhds molasses D Dc f iirrnt 8c co?4*1 iiuus rum Cartwrig Harrison St co?82 hhds molasses J C Wliitmore St co. Doineallv UupurUOuiu, 8t Marks?Brig Geo Wilsi.n?282 lis Li | bi 1 bbl H brook, Nrlson St co?69 blips 1 tionk; Coe Andcrauu St c< 06 do Coutre Itco?40 do I c* Atwuter, Mnlford It ci?9 do Waring1 it 8.>n? 5 do Swift & Wuldrou?I c* Hopkins it All I bbl Tayl- r 8t Ritch. TiTritime herald. POUT UK NKiW tOUK, JIILtTm " " i M .0* risks 4 49 i atuoa rises ini.i idc sbt* 1 22 I WA1ir *0 Clsarsd. Ship?Hnmbniy Dillon, Liverpool, J i'.lwell k Co. Barlt?Johu Vv Cator, < artmck, Ba'barfiif-, Ker.audo Wu Brigt? lohannes Chiistoph, (irtll, Lagusyra, kc, #m V isser; Weiu.npka, Wni t. New Driest.s; L Baidwiu, Joi Hitvaiiuali, Dunham St Dimi>n Schrs?Comet, Bonuey, Baltimore; Adeline, Bra/, Chti field; Mary fclleu, ??, Boston. Arrived. Shin Siddonr, Cobb, 40 days from Liverpool, with radss, C 11 Marsha.. Bhip Antwerp, ILoberts, 42 days from Belfast, (Ireland) w 175 pas*#' gars, lo matter Bars Noord, Holland, 53 days from Amsterdam* wilh m< t>> ihe m uter. Brig Centurion, ??, 50 days from Rotterdam, wiin m. to the mister ... , , haifnii brig; Oceanide, flash*.63 u?y*? from oC9ttiD| in Imt iml win 74 *mgm, to w WiiMff. Igh i U> 44 19, lou 42 15, spoke Bremen bug Letmore. fiom IN I b^dJA.%r0r.._:. f,?m R.lf.., in K.ll..e T at D ' ' ? ??*? ? '''RriK hodLty, Oioip, from C?di?. Jntie 12, with M5qr wmr 21 bnwea liquorice piate, to T Stalker. 2la( inn II 41), Ion I#, ?i??ke brig l)?*iwnru, Irora Bnl more, lor ' 'iliVja' Republic, Kelly, II day? from Port kit Prime, wtli fee, Air, to O Lk A Kerri?lc to. Lrft no American rem '' Brig Caroline, CMion, IV day? lVom 8t Croix, with *u runi,?c,toB l)?l"'rntkCii. Brig lien Wllkou. Mii'V, 16 d?y? from 9t Markt, with ' ton, tolac.-o, tc. tfi r, I) HurlbuKat t o. eckr Henry R Bun?;,, Wadm .re, li dya fn>m fclenthera ? | 241)0 ?lfS i>iiiek 10 buiichrt baumu and 12 bbla lnnev to mx Ltft no Amer. Mchr J B I iu'Uey, (of hlix t'if .) Henlon. 12 dayt froi Croix, With mol l-art, to Aluopfci haunoey. Lat i9, lor nuke brig Arabian, from Baltimore for Vera Crag Br uju Prince Rupert, Di.aue, 13 d.>a from llalfax, J finh, t<^ kO Lamie. Bthr Begot het, W'atta. 17 dav? from New Orleans, with b ig> ? hrat, to Hubert* k \\ ' lliama t?J0 do htrach .nIH ftth irk', lai 26. Ion 81, upoke U Mahip Kkritau, from Vera t tor Nmlolk. with 1(0 of ner crew aiofc. t Kchr Mount Hope, Bi.ghtinan, I I day* from New Orlr with ll nr Mill corn, to Kriner I'allon. Schr K A Mtemm, Briggs I'roin iiiehmoiid, with con Allen ll Paxaon Melir J W Coldwell, Creighton, from Richmond, with Sclir s?nh Ann Koe, Terry, from Baltimore, with wool to Vla lor fc Lord. Alexander, Caney, 4 day* from hwanaboro, NC, | atofki. B?10Wa I aliipa. Sidled. Tacket khip Hottingner, lor Liverpool, and others. llcmJ't T)ariiik Cui'iiMiwiidenM. Philai>ki.phI4 Kxcharoc, July 22, P Art bark Klixabcth J. hcji.rg ra, from tlaxaua, 14th. .Ulw'?llaneoBa Itewirt. ScHlt I.ko, Jxmeaou, of uid t' Tiiomaitoil for New ' wnhaeiirgo of lime, wu run lino 2?th iuat ,2 o'clock, uif Boou Itlnnd, in k tnirk f.<:, by lurk Mary Low. II, ?t Uud from MaUuiaa, kud had liar i'oramaktana jib bourn cr rreigms um? u.s lasi quoieu lqu uieauy. Detboit. July 10.?The floor market remains quite Inactive. with now and then a sale of a wagon load at $4 26 a $4 60. Y< heat la now nailing, whenever th?r? is any ofler? d,at 88c at the eicv mill*. Corn is In rather better demand at 80c a 3Mo. Oau in very good demand at J8c. ^ The Crop*. A Mend writing from the town of Wheatland, says that the harvest In that region will be nearly finished during the present week, aud, from appearance*, ho thinks the yield will be much batter than was anticipated a month ago. The wheat heads were well filled, the berry plump, and It is said that there extra row on the heads The weather has been quite favorable, and the straw being clear and bright, will serve to supply the place of the soanty grass crops as fodder.?Rockiiter Jidm. 'list tin/. There were a few fields of wheat harvested In this vicinity last week. We were out of town a few miles, (for the first time in several weeks,) and noticed several fields cut and put In the shook, jet the harvest may be said not to have commenced generally and in earnest, until yesterday On Inquiry, we lear ed that the insect had been at work anil has done considerable injury, yet the new orop will afford a much better yield than any one could have supposed two months ago. About three fourths the usual quantity (rom the number of acre* sowed will, it is supposed, be about a fair estimate, taking the whole county togntner. Most of that which we examined was very good Tudeed? large plump berry; and we thibk that Yutes county this yi^r will sustain her former character for raising the best wheat In the State ?Pin Yan Democrat. Mr. Orrin A. Turner, of Hamburgh, in this county, has shown us some potato vines with the supposed C4U*e of the disease which has so extensively prevailed in this vegetable for a few years past. It is a worm about three quarters of an inuh in length, which make* It* way through the vine, and Is supposed to impregnate the root. On nearly all the vines was fouud a bug. and many of the leaves bore the marks of having been stung. If this is not the cause of the rut. it Is sufficient to destroy the potato, aud render Its cultivation abortive. We are told that nearly all the vlues were In this condition. Mr T. thinks, lYoin what observation he has been able to make, that this worm, and its atti ndants, have been the cause of the wide spread dtsexse auioug potato*. which has been an almost universal destroyer throughout the world.?Buffalo Com. Porrlgn Market*. B.ihhad jks, July 3 ?This market has a small supply <>f oorn, corn meal, peas, butter, lard, candles, in. i" lour?aoouc Darrein in nret nana* Soiau ds.y; Ince. the Archibald Uraoio came tu from New Orleanf wiiu 1G00 barrels flour, which wm ruu off at $9 h)u?i barrel A urn all sale wan uiade at $t) 50 in bond. Tki. miihII stork ui ground provisions will oauso prices t?TWi high 1 ti lay flour in worth $10 26 per barrel; eorr meal. 76. V Mile wan made of 200 barrel* at $8 66, r few days ago Corn, $3 60 per bug, two bushels; B ? peas. $o per bag; oraokers. >6 36 per barrel; butter, 31 cents per pound; lard, 13 oents pier pound; oaadles. 3)1 oents per pound; prime pork. $18 per barrel; prion beef, $11 do; bank exchange, $469 to the ?100. Married. On Thursday, 33d iuat.. by the Her. Win D. Strobel John N. Quirk to Mary W. McLean, daughter of Johl B. Sohmeliel. Ksq., all of this city In ilrooklyn, on Wednesday, 31st Inst, by the Rev Robert Seeiiy. Mr. John Moon, Jr.' to Miss 8ar*h Va lkntine, daughter of Abraham Valentine, Esq . all c Brooklyn. Died, On Wednesday evening tot. after a short illneii .Iohn Clawion Hellet, Jr., infant son of J. Wesley an Maria KeMey, of this city, aged 6 months. The funeral will laku plac to-day, 1 riilay, July 23, a 3 o'clock, froin the ruaidence of Dr. J. Clawsnn K' lie) Thirty-eighth street. The friends of the family m invited to attend. Providence papers please copy. On Thursday, 33d innt , Ai.uekt Dankokth, son < Iohn and Helen Herbert, ag>-d 3 years, I rnoniu and 3' days. On Wednesday, 31st inst., of disease of the heart. Mr>

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