Newspaper of The New York Herald, September 11, 1847, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated September 11, 1847 Page 2
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NEW YORK HERALD I || , | ! I ? K?w Tor*, Saturday, l^kw U, 1MT. OUR ILLUSTRATED WEEKLY. View of the Olty of fltxlco. Appearance of the Steamnhip Great Britain. dM., SC., AM. The Wttkly Herald will be ready this mornin at nine o'clock, and will be found to be worth of attention. It will, aa usual, contain a complete sum inary of all foreign and domestic intelligent for the week preceding, including an interest iug letter from by Mr. Bennett; the late im poitant news trom the seat of w?r, including all the p irtieulurs received by our last special express of the two buttles under the w?lls of the ny of Mexico; int?resting Washington correspondence, kc. It Will be embeilisBea ing of 11? City of M<?X'co, now commanded by th? American army; *l?o a view of the monster teunst.il> Great Britain, and of the preparations to get her of? Dundrum sands. Single copies in wrappers, ready for the mails, 6^ cents. Tne Nfwi from Mealco. We publish in this day's paper the details of the very important news which we received yesterday by special express from the seat ot war. In anticipation of the surrender of the capital, we placed in the hands of our artist some days sine, an engraving of the city of Mexico, and as luck would have it he furnished it last evening, exactly in season for us to publish it contemporaneously with the intelligence of the event it?r-lf. It will be found on the outside of thii day's Herald. This news, as the public perhaps are alread) aware, was procured by us by means of a specia express, which we arranged in connection witl two or three papers at the south as long ago ai the month of February last. We undertook i knowing that it would be costly, but we wen determined to have the latest news of importance from the seat of war iu this city u soon at it could be obtained by steam and lightning. It many cases the information received by it wai contradictory and unsatisfactory, and did nol pay the one-hundredth part of the expenses we were put to in obtaining it, but in others, as for instance iu the taking of Vera Cruz, and yesterday ;n fh?. r./4n?tinn nt lh.. /.Itir f.._l - ? "v i^, that we have been amply repaid for all the expanse we have been put to, not bo much in dollar* and cents, perhaps, as in the aatisfaction ol knowing that we put it before the public some three or four days before they would receive il by Cave Johnson's snail-like mail. This news, for instance, is three days in advance of the mail. It left New Orleans on th< 3d mat., and we hare not yet received the paperi troin that city of the 1st inst. We may every moment expect the arrival o another express, with later news from the army Gbn. 8. W. Kea&ny.?ThU efficient office arrived in our uity yesterday, enrotUt for Wash infton He remained with his family at St Louis only four days, although he had been ab sent from them since the commencement of th Mexicau war. Gen. K was engaged in activ service from the timr he left the United State until his return. He has fought for hit* country and bears honorable scars to testify to his pa triotic devotion. He has come on post hast from St Louis, and will await his arrival jit th capital to rest from the fatigue of his journey.His cervices in the United States army com tnenc d on the Canadian frontier in th*- war o ldl2, wtiere he distinguished himself highly, ul though bearing ouly a lieutenant's commibsion Innlm r?*m-al*b w1 v 11. n?ftviflid?un/Jin.t -- effect which a life in camp tins had in giving i silvery grey color to his locks Gen. Kearny ii a Jersey man?a true Jersey blue. Native Candidates for the Presidency.We publish in another column of this day'i paper, letters from General Taylor, Henry Clay Com Stewart, and Ogden Edwards. ey an answers to others from the natives, relative ti the Presidency. It appears that Messrs. Clay Stewart, and Edwards decline having any thin to do \yith the natives, while Old Rough a.i Ready states that be is williug to accept tli office of Chief Magistrate, if it comes from th people at l.irge, and not from any one party. W understand that the independence ot Genera Taylor of all parties pleases the natives so much (hat ttiey think of making hnn their candidate They will probably announce this determinatioi to him as gentiy us possible, so as not to atfec hia nerves. Curious Naval Intelligence.?It is reportec in the naval circles that Commodore Alexandei Slidell Mackenzie is appointed to the command of the steam frigate Mississippi. Commandei M. was once commander of the brig-of-war Somers. Si ce then he has brren stationed in the Gulf as ordnance officer. Now he occupies the position of post-captain. We do not know how true this report may be, having previously heard that Commander M. was appointed to the Albany, one of the finest sloops-of-war in the service, but in the naval circles it is believed, and we, therefore, suppose that he is now commander of the Mississippi. This is singular, but we suppose it is all right. Ocean Steamers.?The Union,from Cherbourg, France, is in her eleventh day; the Sarah Sandt from Liverpool, in her fourteenth; and the Bri tannia, also from Liverpool, is in her seventf d?y. The New York will leave here on th< 10th inst. for Cherbourg; the Caledonia will sai from JtJoston on the I6ih, artd the W&shingtoi will leave this port on the 2Kd for Southamptoi and Bremen. The Washington is now in excel lent order, and will be ready to receive her car go in a few days. News from Mata.izas?We are in receipt o files of the Aurora tie Matanta* to the 26th ult The new steamer Habanero, (built in New York,) had nude her first trip from Huvana tc Mantanzaa in four hours, much to the delight ol the Cubans. She gives the greatest satisfaction to her owners and the public. She is to ply between M.tvnna, Matanzas, Car* dsn as and El Jucaro. La true* or a Vassal, or W a*.?A very nest, and apparently stsunch, steamship of war, built lor the Peruvian government, measuring ?5C tons burthen, will be launched this morning >?i 10 o'clock, from the yard of Messrs. Brown A Bell, foot of Houston street. One Dat Latkk from Rto Janeiro.?We havi nut day's Inter papers, viz 81st July, by the V. Ring. Nothing new. Latest trom Montevideo ?The bnrk Crejle from Montevideo, which place she left on tlii 16th July, bring* tha following Intnlllgono* Tb? block ijr At Mont?-vl'<?o wan a rigorou* nn? on tha Ifith tu]> Up*?rd* <>f f?t' j ?in*ll vrtart* had b*<*n a?it>id by (h r,?nch ri|U iilrnn, And tbera wn? lluta or no prodnra ar riv ng at Montevideo; It* o*onri bnirg afraid of It iptura by the blockading fure-n Hide* w?r? vsr< , and not s Ingle lirgw cargo eooid liav#? b??u oh laload when Um < 1 It ? Hilt Jim ticuti lOt/kintl Naval.?Tue U H s!oo|????f-w.ir J. me*t/wn CnmaiKliiler Mercer b? und t?)th? fjoaat of \friea, drop ,.? i (J wn to th? nA?xl hh. h .rngn jc-'.fl/day ?fl?rn>oii N? /o k limion Sept 9 Thm t<l> graph troni Wheeling to Cincinnati. lil ml *, <rss put la working ord-r. ia thirteen wurklni tfa/s. HMBHHBaBHKSBL. - 1 Spaoial and Extraordinary ^ OV11&AV9 BZVllli.| TO THE NEW YORK HERALD OFFICE. HIGHLY IMPORTANT PROM THE | S E A T 0 F W A R. Two Battles % y BKPORJC THE CITY OF MEXICO, j THE COMPLETE OVERTHROW * OF THK | MEXICAN ARMY. ; . -j THE MEXICANS MJGING FOB PEACE. : HOSTILITIES SUSPENDED. 1 MEXICAN CONGRESS CONVOKED r TO t OPEN NEGOTIATIONS. < litn fc(n kti 6 The special and extraordinary overland ex- < press for the Nno York Herald reached Philadelphia early yesterday morning, with the most i important news that has yet been received from < Mexico. This express whs arranged at a great | expense and has been kept in operation for nearly a year, for the purpose of bringing the latest war < : news to this office. I i The news received yesterday, was telegraphed from Philadelphia in the morning for an Extra r Herald. In the afternoon we received the in- i 1 telligence more in detail, which we give in the ) annexed account. ' s On the 3d inst., the New Orleans Picayune ? t received by express the following information, ' ; which arrived by the steamer Fashion, which ! left Vera Cruz on tha 27th of August, and Tam- 1 I pioo on the 29th. 1 i Our army has not only advanaed to the city i of Mexico, but it has had two engagements with 1 the enemy, close under the walls of the city, and t 1 defeated them. The Mexicans have been brought to supplicate a suspension of arms, which Gen. Scott granted. ' The Mexican Congress had been convoked to | take into consideration Mr. Trial's propositions. ' The news was received in Vera Cruz on the ' evening of the 26th ult., by an express courier ' from Orizaba, who brought down the follow- J t ing letter to Mr. Uitnond, the collector of Vera c Cruz, to whose courtesy the Picayune was in- J debted for its use:? v ! Ouiiasa, Aug 38. 1847. * , The Mexican mail, whloh hag juat count in, brought < the following intelligeDoe, whloh I copy from the Diurio 1 Official del Qohierno Being of so great importance. I ' (' send you tbl? by an exprexa ooorier, which wiU be with < you to-morrow about 13 o'aloek. On tbe 20th. two brigade*, oommana?a dt uen*. valenola and Santa Anna, went out to attaok tba Amerl- ( r can*. near San Angel. lAnother letter laji Loi .Llano* ' San Angvl ] 1 Valencia ? division ban been completely defeated; and | Santa Anna, after the first renoontre. fell baok. also In ' disorder to the city They Immediately after tbl* asked 1 '* lor a *U'p*u*ton of hostilities, and offered to hear the proposition* from Mr Tri?t. 1 The next day the Minis tor of Foreign Relations In- 1 e vlUtii the next Congress through the newspapers, to I >g v#t for that purpose. 1 These urn the gr^at fact*, which, no doubt, will bring '? after them p^Me Yours truly, ? l- F. M. Dimonu, ??? t- Another express arrived in Vera Cruz on the e 26th uIt., with letters containing the same new? in substance, and the following translation of the innouncement of it in the Dittrio Ofieial Del Qof biemo :? i [Translated from the DI trio Oflclal del Oobierno ] I j On the -20(h Auguxt, Scott's troapi. who intended * marching on Penon. turned it and arrived near Tacu- 1 baya Ah noon as the new* was known at Mexioo. Va- < leticia's division went out to attack the Americans at 1 I,i s Llanos de San Angul, and w?s completely routed > ? Next came Santa Auna with another division, which f ( bared the Name fate nf.er some tlghtiog The .Y1e> leant; < retreated to the capital i great disorder, and such miu- ' the pjtnlo created by their defeat, that the Minister of < Koretgn KelattooH immediately omivoked the Congresx B te take .into consideration Mr Trist's proposition A suspension of arms was demanded by the MaX'oaus, and > granted. Tbe Americans are around Mexico, but lied p oot entered the oity on the 31st. d Such are the meagre details which we have ol ', these important events. No couriers from Gene- i g nil Scott's army direct, have been able to get d through, so far as we can learn, but from the e foregoing statement it is manifest that Gen Scott 1 e holds the city of Mexico at his command, e That Gen. Scott did not choose to enter the I ciy, is clear; he was, doubtless, deterred , from entering it by a desire to save the pride of the Mexicans, when upon the eve of important , i negotiations. t It is now supposed that the extraordinary cou- 1 rier which left Vera Cruz for Mexico on the ! I 12th, 11 day in advance of the regular English > courier, was the bearer of instructions to the { British Minister, to offer again his mediation, and we think we may safely say that he was instructed to do so, if possible, before Gen. Scott 1 entered the capital. We believe the instructions were positive, and no doubt they were obeyed. Having absolute confidence in this representation of the acts of the English government, we think it reasonable to suppose that General Scott was influenced by a knowledge of this mediation to trust once again to the efforts of Mr. Trist to negotiate a peace, and so spared the | Mexicans the humiliation of the armed occupu- 1 tiou of their capital; his characteristic humanity ( , may also be presumed to have strongly influenced 1 i him to save Mexico from the violence of a hos- i tile occupation. 1 i We may recur to this point, and to the pros- , : pets of peace, which we may now entertain. < I We have given none of the rumors current in ! j Very Cruz as to th? fall of Mexico. They are a evidently founded on imperfect rumors of the real state of facts. The rumors circulated here that Santa Annn nnd Valencia were taken prisoners, we believe, j are totally without foundation. In regard to the train under Major Lally, the intelligence is favorable We are informed, from a very responsible source, that Major Lally | is known to have passed Perote, and been on his way, in safety, to Puebla. He made some stay | ' at Jalapa. The Boletin of Jalapn, says that Major Lally's train, after having been attached at Cerro Gordo, retired to the Plan, at th? rime time the guerillas also retired. On the follow- , ing day the train commenced mar 't.iug i">r J.ilana. and on Thursday evening had not yt en i I te'red that place. On the 19th, it was r-porteil i >?t JaUpa that the guerilla? would attack rui i troops near that plaee, and all the evening the r<Md, for near a mile, was covered with men, women nnd children, whom curiosity had attracted there. Thin gave rise to firing of cannon and mnnketry from our troopa, and the citiz-n* succeeded in reaching their homes with, out receiving any injury. The guerillas r?r'- said to have numbered 350 , ' The fire commenced nt half-past five o'clock, r and lasted but ashort time. At night tranquility , , prevailed in the city, and a party of mounted i t men from the train entered the city and pasted , through the principal street. At the sam?tun gnerill s were seen near by. The RnUtin 1 ays thnt the los-< on t ie side of the giicr'Ha!1 ( was email At 11 o'clock on the 19th, Majoi ' Lally inquired of th>- Ale ilde whether the citi . z-ns of Jalap.t would commit hostilities ?g;iin i '' I the Americans if tliev entered, or not; to which ? the Alcalde answered, thit the population wu? 1 unarmed, but that a number of guerillas being in the neighborhood he could not take the responsibility of their action*. On the morning of the 2rfth, the train of wagons and the troops entered the city ; the Boltlin lays that the wagons are Ailed with aick and wounded. On the 24th ull., it waa rumored in ! Vera Cruz that Father Jaraata had attacked the train a short distance the other aide of Jalapa, nit that he had been driven back by our troopa, with lo.ia on both aidea. In addition to the foregoing we have been faror^d with the two notea following, the first of vhich is a translation from the Spaniah :? Jalapa, Aug 30, 1847. The American army, after much suffering on the ?ad. has been again attacked at Lou Rio* by 700 gueillas. anil badly enough treated. fc>en before the en into Jalapa there waa aorne firing. Last night, at ' o'clock, the Americana enU-rad the oity firing, and relating-one minus He waa laaaoed by one or the guoil'as. Tbia morning they *ent a Hag of traoa to the lyuota Miento (oity counoil) to ascertain whether bey ithould enter aa frienda or aa foea ; but. rithnut waiting an anawer, they began to enter, .nd continued up to 1 P. M , when all got In ? I'h.tre are 76 wag<m? and 893 men, among wnom 317 ire wounded and pick ?\l?jor Lally I* sick?the boraxa ire worn out?for which reason It Is supposed they will main here some time It U said that father Jarauta rill attaok them to night. But nothing mora. The other note is us follows : ? Jalapa, Aug. 33, 1847. Majoi I.ally, with hi* command, 1* itlll here, and will >ruu>uijr irujaiu umo buiuw uuio i ua ^uriuim u???.11 disappeared from this neighborhood, but to where hey have gone 1 am unable to ray. Abarto, the gaerili chief died la Jalap* a f-w day* since, him iaj of a round received in oae of the attaoka on Major Lally's ommand, and other* by fever. We do not entertain any doubt that the train, is mentioned above, had passed Perote, and gone >n in sufety to Puebla. Intelligence reached Colonel Wilson on the norning of the 27th ult., that Lieut. David Henierson, of Captain Fairchild's compaify of dragoons, and Iub j>??rty, who were sent out by Capt. Wells, on the 15th August, to apprise Maj. Lally of the approach of reinforcsments, were all shot by the guerillas. There is little or no doubt of the correctness of this sad intelligence. Lieut. Henderson was a resident of New Orleans, and but recently embarked as a volunteer in his country's service? lie was a printer by profession, a man of courige and enterprise, and his fate will be sincerely amented by his numerous friends. It is now very generally believed that Captain 3esancon's company went up with the train inder Major Lally. The following letter gives some facta that we lave not before seen, though news promptly eached here of the insurrection in Yucatan:? [Correspondence of the Picayune ] Vera Cri z, Aug -j7, 1847. ] Gentlemen?On Sunday last the city was startled with ntelligence from Yucatan that the whole Indian popu ation of that State had risen against the white, ana in orne district* massacred entirely the white population, rith the exception of the women, whom they only spared or a fate still worse than death. The new* was received here i y the Frenoh Consul in i communication from the French Consul at Campeaohy, md the massaore he says was universal, no dlatinotlon >*lug made except between Indians and whites, In some >f the districts the wfttteg have succeeded in reaohlng he oitius. and were there waiting suocor There is good vason to hope these will be able to defend themselves intil they are reinforced. At Campeaohy they were in ixpectation of an immediate attack The French brigs I war La Purouse and La Pilate have, It is understood, >oth been ordered to Campeaohy, and there is a report hat Commodore Purry is about ordering down one ol ho vessels of our squadron. Th?i*n ia rtHrhuns mhyim nTn.crtf?ra.linn in tha Annnnntj >f the extent of the massacre, but of tha main faots here is not a doubt. The Indiana in Yuoatan have bean ;iore oppressed than in any otker part of Mexico, besause the landholder! are generally absentees molding in ipain. and trust the management ot tbelr estates to it.ewards, who. to subserve their own Interests, grind the unfortunate Peon to the dust. An ezprebS arrived here on Tuesday, from Alvaradn lo Com I'erry.with information that the guerillas had itUcked that place the uiglit be (ore. and killed a aur jeon and twe marine* in that town The steamers I'etrita and Scorpion were immediately despatched to reinforoe those in possession of the place. D. 8. The Sun of Anahuac ot the 25th ult. contains the following order, suggested no doubt by Paredes* escape:? General Oaderi, No. 10. U. 8. Flag Hmr Germartowk, ) Anton Lixardo, Aug. Id, 1847 J The senior U. 8 naval officer, next in rank to tha commnnder-iu-abief. who may be stationed at or near Vera L;rua, is hereby instructed to not in ooojunction with the ienior officer of the U 8 Quartermaster's Department at t'era Cru*. and the Collector of the Port, as a Goinini-iloner to make the neo^sary appointments of pilots, ofii;ers couneoted with iho duties of the port, light-house leepers. superintended of signals, Sto., to establish regulations lor their government, and to have cognizance >f all matters connected with the departments above nentioned. being careful net to interfere with the military authorities of the city und castle. M. C. PERRY, C< mmsnding Home .Squadron. To the senior U. 8. N. officer at Vera Crux. General Orders?No. 11. u. 8 fl.aq shir ohmastowj, ) Anton Lizardo. Aug 18,1847. \ All vessels, excepting army steamers and transports, arriving in ports^at Mexico held by the U 8. foroes, are to be visited by *a boat from the general ship of the day. ur any siugle v--s.-el of the squadron that may be in port, tor the purpose of tendering the usual compliment of services to foreign vessel* of war, and detecting any irregularities iu foreign mail steamers or merchant vessels, whether foreign or American It i? de-irable when it be practicable, that the boarding officer should be a lieutenant M. C. PERRY, Commanding Home Squadron. The following notice from the Collector of Vera Cruz is important to travrllers: ? Notice ?Passenger* arriving at this port without j:issports from the American Consul, resident at the jort they embark from, will not be allowed to leave the fe-sel. and the master of any vessel permitting such insseugers to land will be fined $500 for each and every isssenger so landed, and the vessel held responsible for .he same. F M DIMOND. Collector. Colieotor's Office, Vera Cruz, Aug. 35th, 1847. The wholesome effect of these two intimations .a exemplified in the following:? The 8panish brig Martin, Capt. Kscalza, arrived hare resterdsy from Havana, brings several passengers, some if whom were permitted to land. We are glad to see luch measures taken This ia the only way to stop th' ruerillns from daily increasing When chevaliert d'iniu&trie arrive here from Havana, they immediately euist in the gang of robbers that infeat the country. Additional Particulars BATII.K <?F SAN ANCJKI,. [From the N. O Commercial Times.J The sum of the intelligence brought by the Fashion, 8 of th) most pleasing, an It la of the moft important aature. since it announces another victory that baa lowred the American arms?a victory that will in ail jrobabillty be uoit blessed In its results. bringing about i peace between the two hostile republic*. It appear* ;hat the maroti of our army uuiler General Scott, from ;'u?bla; to within eight or nlue mile* of the capital, was mlnterupted by any resistance on the part of the eneny At Kl I'euan?a position fortified by Santa Anuo? he two host ile forces first oame into collision, where, according to El Sol dt Jlnahuar, a division of the Amerl3au ermy mide au onset on the enemy, the main budy passim through (luvWIoupe, und to the surprise of the Mexicans, appearing "uaJei.ly in their r?-ar. A regular tight men ensued at a place called San Angel, situated at about six or eight mile* southwest r.f the capital; the result of which wss- that General Valencia's division <A the Mexican army totally routed when Hsnta Anna fell luck with the remainder of his troops on the city H-re the grea! est consternation prevailed, and. as the oi>ly means to stop the victo rioua eareer of the Amorleau arma.it was decided to solioil. from Gen. Soott a suspension of arms A fl igof true was dispatched to the American head quarters tor this purpose wlin the view of giving time f j: the opening ot negotiations for the rene?al of paoitlo relations The Mexican government mtim-U-d to General Soott that, it w is ready to treat for peace on tbo propositions brought by Vlr. Trist. Thus, at the t leventh hour, has the stub hoveass of our hitherto lutractable neighbor given way. und the best hop -s may be entertained that we are oo the eve of shentiiing the sword, a consummation heartily to be desired by every friend of humanity in" American oomiii tuiiar-in i Licr at once acrelm: | to the requegt of the Meilom government, and a truoe wa* decWred The city of Mexico. we learn, I* ub?olute- i ly at our mercy. bolng xurrouuded by oar array. Own : Wotth, at the nead of bin division, I* In th? rear of the capital, h ?11 n? It in III* p >>v?r to nut off all the eupplie* I from that quit ter The decisive amion at Sao Augt-I I where Van ni-ia'd troope wein pat to flight, too* plscs on ' the 20th nit Of oournH. wi> know notbing of the d?tallc, nor of the lo?? euitalned in tint too conflict* liy the two anuirn 'l h? rxprest which brouirbttbe tutelllgenc to Vera Crm, oame by the way of Oretuba; tbe deepstch i oonolnd i with the?e remaikable words:?" Peace will ' pOUitiVtly be the reeult " [Correspondent* of tbe N. O. Commercial Tlmm 1 Vk** Cm:i, August 31, IM7, , Gentlemen?Wo thtimorning h ue private letter#from the oity of >le*lco, via Ora?*ht up to tbe 14th instant, nod froin J ilapu an late a-i the 30th. General Scott had p?s*ed F.I I'euon, the point where the greatest re*let,a< ee wa* to hare been expect* I, and , mi ?d?-?i'0ed col II Ml It wa* in nUht from the oity on the morning of the 14th, at which time the latter from which | I ga.u luy Informaliim w.'Sclo??J The writer, a foreign eprt ?eiifati?0 of high luteli g'tnne, Hiatus that tlie i Mexicans h id turnel out, almoet o a man, to defend heir b'xue*; old ana y ung and thoee barely able to ' alMtntKMi from a*e or ?ioKni-M or y?uth ail rolune. r. d ai'd inaroiinl to ill e t the long divided e.jeiny at h Ir doom It li imp sslble to tell the number of men thus gathled under the VleX'Cau ti *g. but It wa.* probhbly nut > > ? than th rty th .u<au<l. generally well armed Tbe i)reign"ri>, who are i>retty umch ell desirou* that Hnott 1 lionld-nter the oity. b gsn to enWUI* serious apprw. iea?-lone of his success, particularly as the Mesioaoa 1 V- 1 ' 1 1 M L I ' w?m npplM wtth a to* park of artlllwr, nnmb*ring at laaat thirty ais plrot-a, ud ware otherwise pommd of great MliuUfti for defence. la th* time of great trouble all party feellnga were lbr*ott*a. and Mania Abb* wu surrounded by the beet man in the nation; Gen Herrera amongst them. What they mej all do la eonoert la for the future to tell, but It la lmpoealble for me to entertain an apprehension aa j to ike raaalt of Oea. Hoott'a expedition. An < ugagc meat can. in ujr jwigaeat, have but une iaaue, that of dlaaamfltura to the poor flooliab thouaanda who attempt to noah baak the American army. It will probably be or I ahouldaay. haa been?a bloody, a terrible baitle, but the eod will, mu*t, be the same Within three daya, however, a peculation will be entirely put aalde by facta for an exproae will pretty certainly arrive by that time with full acoounta of the attack. Krom Jalapa,we learn that Mejoe LaUy had arrived with hia train, after mueb lighting and Buffering and aome ioea. He himielf waa wounded in the wriat and by a lanoe in the temple, from which we judge there had been aome cloae work No r>-lnfbroemeuta from Perote had yet reached him. and the guerillas were atill around him, harraaaing hia am all command terribly. Indeed a tight took place in the atreeu, after hia arrival, between the American patrol and a email party of gut-rill aa, reacting aa uaual, although the latter waa the larger party The main body of the guerlllaa are aaid to have fallen back a few mllea beyond Jalapa, where they hope to complete the deetrnction of the train, and where they oan at leant out off; if not out up, the email relnforoemrnta from Ferote I think MaJ Lally'a danger in very great, and am really fearful that he will not reach Perot* The value of this train enticea many of tbe rancberoa of the neighboring country, who would never think of lighting, except tempted by the proapeot of aharing in the apolla. Unfortunately, too. the report la general throughout tbe oountry, that thare are several wagoai of vpeole In the train, and that it la much more valuable than It really I*. We yeeterday had aad new* from Yucatan. The Indiana in large force were approaching Campeaehy, murdering th* people, and laying waat* the oountry aa they a ivanoed. A French brig-of-war sailed for Campeaohy this morning, and Commodore Parry will l*av* for th* am* place this afternoon or to-morrow morning. There la still muoh (iokn**a in th* Commodore's little squadron, but It remains at its post, prepared to suffer more and longer Suffering, however, na* now become so common that no one of the army or navy thinks of uttering a complaint. Almost every member of either ia a regular Zuno.? When the poor follow* grow utterly unable to move or feel, they are aenthume, which, If tney do not die on tbe way, they reach in a condition incapable of enjoyment for the few yeari that their mined system* consent to hold life The Fashion oame In laat night from New Orleans, and left thia morning for Tampioo. Upon her return (he will leave again at onoe for your city. Yours, Ito. INDICATOR. Vkba Cbuz, Aug 37 1647. Gentlsmen:?Welast evening bad an express from Orizaba, with a single dispatch under date ol the 35th iunt., giving as the important Information that a part of the ltfexioan forcea, under Oan. Valencia, had been completely routed by Gen. Scott, and that a column, under the immediate command of Santa Anna, fell ba?k upon the city. The action took place at San Angel, a^laoe some six or eight miles southwest from the capital, on the 30th inst As soon as Santa Anna found himself in a comparative state of personal seourity, he deapatobed a flag to General Soott. requesting a suspension of hostilities until time should be albrded for formal action on the subject

of propositions, Intimating at the same time, the readiness of the Government to reoelve those brought by Mr. Trlst The Minister of Foreign Affairs also immediately wrote circulars published in the Diatio Official, calling an immediate session ot Congress, with the object of taking these propositions into consideration. If the Yankee* army had been one of Visigoths, greater alarm would not hare been created by their approach and the government have been driven and whipped, and all parties soared into the measure that common sense has failed in induoing them to take long ago, without coercion. It is an excellent sign that the Mexicans value their oapltal so highly and the best results are to be expected from this exhibition of u shade of real and becoming pride. Whether Gen. Scott decided to drive them to desperation, by advancing at once upon the olty. or, to lay upon his arms, keeping it at his feet, we have not learned. Our next express, which is anxiously expected, will tell, aud 1 hope to inform you by the next steamer tnat jeint commissioners are engaged in arranging term* of peuctx God grant that their efforts will be early successful, and I am full of hope that suoh will be the case. The despatch whioh oontaius the intelligence which I now give, winds up with this unqualified declaration:?1" Peace will positively be the result." The steamer Fashion starts immediately for New Orleans, and if there were any further news I have no time to* write it. There is, however, nothing except some unpleasant intelligence from Alvarado, to the eftt-c that a small party of guerillas had entered the towu and cut off two or three, out of less than a dozen, of the marines stationed there as a Custom-home guard. From Campeacby we have nothing new. The health of the city improves daily,but it is yet very dangerous tor strani(ers to ooine here. Two naval officers who bad been detained a few days waiting for a steamer, are very ill?one of them, in all probability, fatally ho 1 lo not give their names, as it might create uneasiness in iheir families. Yours respectfully, INDICATOR. [From the Washington Uuion, Sept 9 J We are indebted to the War Departmunt for the foilowiog letter, received this evening, that was no doubt sent on by the same express from New Orleaus which brought on Mr. Wooibridge's letter. This letter is from a highly respectable officer of the government: ? ir-?. Aiijnat >)? IH17 I 8m: I have the honor and satisfaction to enclose you n copy of a letter I received Wat evening from a friend of mine, which can be depended on. i will not trouble you with speculations as to what *111. in all probability, follow tile eveut of the aOth; but I have no doubt in my own mind that it will b? a conquered peace. By the Urillsh mail, to roach here on the 31 At inst., we shall have the particulars of the defeat of the Mexican*. Hud the gathering together of Congress. Major Lally. who fought every inch of hi* way to Jalapa, at our laiit dated from that city had fort>fled hlmst-ll in that ciiy, aud would wait for a reinforcement ei bat from above or below. After the intelligence from Mexico is known in Jalap*, I presume he will have no difficulty in getting up. I have the honor to be, with great respect, your obedient servant. This evening'* southern mall also bring* to the War Department a short letter from Col Wilson, commanding i<fllc?r at V?ra Crui. of the 20th August, enclasii'g four manuscript letters, in the Spanish language, which iiad been found in the trunk of (Jen. Parede* Tbey may possibly shed some light upon the designs and movements of the Mexioan exile If Major Lally be not relieved from bis position at Jalapa, under - the influence of the events which have transpired before Mexico, (as suggested by the letter from Vera Crux ) there is no doubt that he would be relieved by the regiments which would reach Jalnpa from Vera Crux We stated on Tuesday evening that it wus estimated there were 2000 troops now in that plac, and others were constantly arriving We under stood to-day that 300 recruit* were represented as beiLg rUK'iy bU nan UU tut? IIIIU mrnni tiiuu him bivj ui lien York tor that destination. Additional troop* were pouring in from other quarters. We learn, officially, that in the month of August. from 1300 to 1500 recruits bare been enlisted for the regular army of the United .States. Police Intelligence. | Euaped from 8t>tlct fman Information was re! ceired on Thursday last by the Chief of Polico, announcing the encHpu of John Sullirau, a notoriouH burglar, from the Stales prison at Sing Sing. This man was convicted on the 19th of Aepteinber, 1814, for burglary in the first degree, and sentenced to Ifi years hard labor. It appears tint hn secreted himself In thu yard, and eluded the eye of the keepers, at the looklug up time, and during thu night uiade hia escape from the prison. Jaek Sullivan whs an expert, bold, burglar, and no doubt if hu is not retaken, we shall soon hear of some of his depredations. The la-tt burglaiy he acooinplltbed was the lace store of Mrs. 8oott, iu Broadway. Jack is described us being 6 feet 7 inches high, dark hair, with a heavy beard. f>>0 reward is offered for his arrest. ' Touch'' Cage.?Constable Joseph, of the 4th ward, arrested yesterday a woman called Mary Smith, on a charge of robbing a man by the name of Kdward Carroll. on the " touch" principle, of $7A, on Sunday last, while in the " crib" kept by Mrs. Nelson, on the oorncr of Walker and Centre streets Looked up by Justice Drinker for examination. Grand Larcmy?Officer Holland of the 4th ward, arrested a young man calling himself Hiram Smith, on a charge of stealing $10 in money and a lot of olothing. from the boarding house of Mr. Snell, No. 3A7 Water street, also for robbing the schooner Delaware of a lot of clothing worth J us tics Drinker looked him up for trial. Ji fault, with intent to kill ?Officer Harblnson of the 4th ward, nrn-hiod yesterday a desperate fallow, called lames Smit h, on a o?4rga of drawing a large bowle knife on tirorge Vansicere, and endeavoring to out his throat. Vansicere, in guarding off the blow, oaugh: the knife on his thumb, which was severed from the hand. Justice Drinker locked him np for trial. .i Dffirrutt Man.?An emigrant by the name of John Musgrove wan arretted yesterday bv a policeman of the .Hh wurd, on a charge of pushing his wife off the dock Into the North Hirer, in order to take her life The poor woman was rescued from a watery grave, aud the unfortunate man taken before Justice Drinker, where he said that his poverty had driven him to desperation aud that he intended to drown his wife, them his sou, n lad of l.\ years of a^e. and then himself. It appears that a few dnys ago be arrived from England in the ship Matlldt, an i for want of mean*, wu driven to the above deeperate act The magistrate detained him for a further examination. Qiand L'trttny?Officer Mo Man us of the Oth ward arrested yesterday. a woman called MagO'Neil, on u oharge of rubbing Richard Viailiff of $77, while in a crib on the Five I'oinu. Locked up by Justice Drinker for trial Emhtxxlrwnt.?Officer McVlanos, of the fith ward arrest -d yerterdty, oa a warrant, a man by the utme of Richard 1 ilarrtnon, churged with emb>-ifling $15. belonging to Mr. George Kittle, soda water manufac u-?-r, No 1J0 Kulton stret. The scorned was formerly iii the employ of ?lr Kagle and after being dl.ioharg-d he ooU' cted the iib.ive sum from a nus'uin?r of ?lr K . mid appropriated th? same to hit owu use. Justice Drinker looked him up for trial. Attempt at Suicide?A yoiinu Uciy of this city on Siind v nbout 12 o'clock, jumped from the Monon^ahela bridge into the stream b?-twei n the first and s<c >nd pl?rs. with the evident Intention ofdeetr-ytug her life The i-ause is S>ld t<> hare been se lnctl< n U'ider a promise of niarrUge and this is (he third Attempt *hn has made to destroy her*?lf sin -c her iii- j tated connect! n wi'h th seducer Ifthe ficts teas we have heurd theiu, we trust the law will reach a .,, pu'ilr-h th>* offender The offence is on- which, In the j -Igtit of Heaven and of nr n. d*si rres the w-n re-t pun tenmeiit, and marrisne will prove a poor atonement for the crime?1'ittitmrg'i OmM-it* One ton of silver bullion wa- s'ored In a St. Louis warubiU'W recently It belnug* to Hanta F"? 'raders.and 1 is on Its way to Philadelphia to be converted Into legal I currency. I 1.11. " 1 1 ! City lntolllgMMM Thk WiiTHU - We experienced a very sudden change in the weather'yesterday. The day ni oool, and tbe thermometer stood in Wall street, at 13 o'clock. M ., at 70 decrees About the not hohr on the previous day. it stood at 85 decrees, making a difference of no less than fifteen degrees within the twenty-four hour* Wo trn.it that the oppressive h? at that has Iteen so severely Mt by our citisens for the last few mouths hM s .Uht I, itU'i hop? that tbe mwqultoes will soon follow Ki: t: ? V Ire wax JUoovsrsd yesterday morning about 7 o'olui k, in the store No 33 Avenue B. owned by Mr KahoeuiMUD, but was promptly extinguished by the police and citisnns. Damage trifling. Ahiith. or Kmidiht Paiicxikhs?Tbe number of emigrant passengers arrived at this port during Wednesday and Thursday last, amounted to 3,184. Thk Yr \k of the Woklo 5608.?The Israelite* today assemble at iheii synagogue, in Crosby street, to celebrate the commencement of the year of tne world, ?60tt, and with a view of seouring peaoe and good order during tbe performances of their religious exercises, an application was made yesterday to tne Chief of Polios, for tbe servioes of a punt of offloers, which request, we understand, was granted. m ici.ancholy hl icide.?John Oardner, an industrious and worthy carman, who has for some time past resided in 38th street, near Second Avenue, committed suicide about noon yesterday, by hanging himself in a stable, at the corner of 31st street and Second Avenue. From the best Information that we could obtain last evening. It appeared that tbe deceased, a few weeks s noe. was robbed or defrauded of about $100, which csused some em taarraesment in bis pecuniary affairs, and consequently produced a great depression of spirits Yesterday mernlng he procured a shilling's worth of arsenic for the purpose of destroying himself with it His wife having disco vered what be was about, seised the poison, snd frustrated bis designs for a wblln; the deceased, however, soon afterwards left home, and went to thi staple in question, where he got a rope, with whloh he carried bis determination into effect by suspending himself to one of tbe rafters. His friends went in wursuit but arrived too late, tbe last spark of life having become extinct. He was cut down and conveyed home for interment. The deceased has left a wife and three obildren to mourn bis loss What punishment doeB not tbe villain deserve who ha# been ibs cause of this melancholy occurrence ? IncNTirirn ?Thu hmi* talron fmm ill* sH?% foot of Chamber* street. on Wednesday, and apon which the Coroner hold an inqnest on Thursday, was identified yeeterday as Charles Luttenberger. u native of Germany, und late a corporal in the United States service. Oa Monday last hu obtained permission to visit the olty for the purpose of setting his brother, who has been for several years past employed aa a porter at the Alitor House After speuding several hours with bit brother, he left, with the intention of returning to his quarters on Governor's Island, from which time nothing was known of his whereabouts until found fluatlug in the water, as previously stated. It is presumed that while attempting to And a boat to return to the Island in, he stepped into the water, and was drowned. Another Boor Ricncinwi.?The man who fell into the dock at tho foot of Roosevelt street, and was drowned, on Thursday afternoon, was reoognised yesterday as thv body of James lliley, aged about 30 years, and a native of Ireland. A short time before he was taken from the water he was observed strolling about the docks in a state of intoxication, and is supposed to have accidentally fallen in. ' porting Intelligence. There was to be a grand trial of speed at the Cambridge Trotting Park yesterday afternoon, the horses, Got. Dorr, of Springfield, and Tom Benton, of Boston. Religious Intelligence. The Rev. Dr. Dewey, of this oity will, it is said, preach In the City Hall, Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Sunday ue*t. _____ National Miniature Gallery.__J. R. Clarke, (late inthuuy Clarke It Co.) 247 Broituwiy. The foliowing letter was recently received by the late proprietors of this establishing! .... . " Bsv 8m Maijie. (France ) Sirs: It ii withlively satisfaction, lint I express to yon the great pleasure which i our portrait by Daguerreotype,so beautiful iu their rxe'imon, have given roe, anil iny assurance [hit they are tmonu (he most perlectth.it I have ever seen. "1 feel much llatteicd ill seeiug my diicovery no extended; and by such repreientttiona, in a foreign land, high honor is reflected. " Receive, sirs, my sincere compliment*, and ihe as<arance of mv nun distinguished consideration. D AUUJCRRtC." "Messrs Anthony i.lirk Si Co., New York." Testimony from so high a source as this, the great discoverer of the Daguerreotvpi* art himself, furnishes conclusive evidence of the superiority of the pictures executed at the above gallery. This gallery contains, as its name imports, several hundred perfect likenesses of eminent American statesmen, MMtl distinguished characters ainoug which may be seen admirable likenesses fom lire, of the followm* persons, all of whom have d*r?<ispd with'U the past three and a half years, ihui shoeing the importance and increanog interest of such a colIrtion Au Jte w Jackson, Gen. Jesse Speight. Miss. Joseph Story, U. S. Supreme " Krasiui Root, N. Y. Court, " Howird. Iud, Smuh Thompson, do do D'oielB Tallmxitge, N. Y. Hon. Inac C Bites, Mass. Doctor Sewall, D C. " l.everett.Snstontall, di, Com. Kenuen, U. 8. N. " Thomas W. Giimer, Va " Crane. do. v? m lavior uo t.. uver, oerge uit-at-aim*, u <*? <>. 0. Dr^ingoole, do. 8. Senate. " J< ha B. Divitun, La. Col. < ro??, murdered by Mex" A'ex Bsriow, do. jcana at the commencement " Ja? H. Peyton. Trim. of the viir. " J li i Campbell, H 0 Col. John J. Hardin, of Illi" S.tmuel McKohrt*. III. uoii, kill d at the battle ol " Johj White, Ky. Bueti* Vista. " John L Ktrr, ,\ld. Henry Ium .u, N. Y " Fe'nO YlrConne|l,AU. Kx-lio* l*'dw <r?U, Ct. " Win. .s Fultou, Ark Ex-O iy W ight N. V. ANo, aeveral copiea Irom family portrait* of eminent individual*. The Sunday Despatch -Twen'y-t lght coumn* of Keatli.iK .Vlalter to Thire e .t* ? Arre?t ol \1*i'ume Rut-It, uud it? ertuct* uj> >u thi "Upper Ten Thom.tud;" L) . Kraiea conduc at Beilevue; lefil Suitiiouia'.i triing o swindle the WM'iiuKtoiiian*; Dmmin of the Grand Lodge: Diyu' KeveW'ioii* ? t eir ii'fure and tei-denct; Ths Fr?t Academy; Working Women in New York; l?er \1<. Cl?rke on t'.e Wa ; Tlie I'ree.dr ey ; Hare d Mary Koi or marriage in tie ra<v; Buliiip Oiid-'donk?in>aui'v of hi* >ccii*era;8 bbaih-h.??ki ig Mimi'eri; Old Hick*,'he Hanger Uu dr; Rfligiuiisof the VV'otld? he Kp scopal church; Tlie Virgin o Va d. ck, in Original fr-u*laliou from tlie French; The Cliinetr; 8t'inig-m nued Women; vigijer'n War Notions; Lo??-vitv, a curious nr icle; Ro*e S >tninti Title, or, a hut1 and inyi ter^.anda wile'* deYolout Skc-tche* by the L'aptai >?an Aiparrion; Bank of Kneland?it* hittnry and power; Am?ri > n Lyric*. No 2. i y Wm Wall ce; lri?h Notion* o^kand Mom poiy; roe-ry. Miscellany, ir ms 01 roois ami r ncy, 1 n??inc?ls, Police Recorder Local News. Mem of the Week, Ujs i)>, &.C., See. 1'rice only Three Cents. Office 41 Ann st. The Cheapest place In the cltjr to get your hoots, ilioei or g?i tin, is at Joi.e>-Y 4 Anu street. nur the viusenm ' ou ri . net t ere r>sg,iid ho its at $i 50 If call be pmenssed elsewhere at $6 Quir-a saving. He alsuiellsveiv nice boot* at (J 50. Congress bi< ti and *aier? propo'iinnnby low Jots liaj the Tie sst in t doing bnn e.s?light expenses and small profits. AU gO"ds porchi<rd 'it 4 Ann street ar? war anted to give entiie satisfictiou. AU jiersous troubled with corn* had belter give him a cal . I am Alone?Thin la the talk of oar friend Young form"lv ^o 4 an street, l ut now opfobite our 1 -t(ice, corner of Kul'on aic'. Nassvi ttreef. He it m nufa-turing i U- bf?' quiltty of Kren-h ?nl f stiched Bo its of the la mi Ktvie for 14 50, ?qu .1 o the he<r sold in any ther store for fC Mid t ; d >. line calf, his own inak-, for *3 50 mualh sold lo $1 B i'iti in J '<'4 les of nil kiuds, in idi- t j order at the shortest no,ice. Call and >ee hian. George P. COiicklln's Camphene and Barn'NO J<lX'ID?The above articles me wura ted ruieiioitu any iniuiificiuicd in Mew York, and f om 12 to IS per c.-nt lower limn am sold Pe sons dcsiiotn of b?>ng supplied fr m the wsgons of the New York Cainphcne Di tillrry, br sending their orders through the Post Office, to corner 25th street and 1st Areuue, they will receive attention. Stranger* who may happen to need Medical ,ir Su.gica \id while on a visit to our city will do >?ell to c iRMil. Dr. H. Oit'gory, 3 Roosevelt street. His long eiperience as a consulting physiciau and surgeon, fully entitles hi in to the cnntideuce of th?se who may chance to need his professional services, and especially would we recotnmcud him to such as may need advice only. Handsome One Shirt Bosom*, Collars, Ac._ We would again cull the attention of the pob ic, (both citizeus ai,il strangers.) to th? magnificent assortment of shirts, bosoms. col ift'S, s ocks, gloves, and h ilf hose, which are to be had at John P. Scott's store,91 Nasnu streit, at the uncommon im >11 advance of i per cent (km cost 'ust call aad judge foryjurself?his store is opposite oar nffice. Diamond Pointed Cloia Pens?The New York OolJ Pen Company, No. 31 John street, corner of Nassau, ke<-ii tii' greatest variety of these now almost indisjwn-ahie articles Tliev have ilie m at almost any price, to suit the means of II, and their liens are nil aelrcte tl In on* of the moat competent jndg?s, Gold and Silver Pan and Peueil Cases i.t a superior ijaality, wholesale hm! re ail. Premium Gold Pent, |1 BO._Pnrthaieri of 'J..I I I'eiii, or Oo!d J'J Silver t*eu a"d Pencil O'UM, eu ?u|>j?ly thvmarlves at tiie m.viiifactU'er's lowot net prices, in large 01 a-nall qnatiti ies, at tlie establishment of J. W. Urnton It t^n., 71 Cedir tr?et. New York, or 45 Chestnut it-re'. Philadelphia From 'heir as-iort'i ent of soma thirty differ*);' 'i nidi, consisting of Bruwn\i, llaydcii\ 8i>encer's, B'gley'a Rngrrs', Congreas, and many pthera, ihey Matter them elvi> that tliey can mret the wants of every one, and their pticis will he fottud lower thin at any other hoo .e. (iuld Pens ear fully repaired or rrpointed Richelieu Diamond Pointed Gold Pewa_ One of the (re*teat eicellaneics of ihis pun ia, Lh it it iaauioo'li and free iia a quill, and will wear fir vcars and nlwaya he., first r ite arirlc. The i ublic kmliMHIM, oegwmlt ?mce, ina'they are the cha-tprsi, as well as the be-t. pena in me. They are sold.eiclus'Vt Iv. hy B K Wrtaoufci o., 4.. tVill'Ktn atreet-oue door below Wnll itre't. aid J. Y Sav ge 91 Fulton at eet; the prire is (2 only Other pens SI SI 2* and Si 50 told for SI 50, SI elarwhero Congress je, 1150. Pens carefully repa'ted Triaveiling l>r*-aelng t aara_The exceeding!) amall coinpaas in which he aubac ihera have p aceJ eve", tiling nareaajry for the Unlet without deatruvi?g their uaelui lean, aud tlie h indaoine nd substantial manner in whii h the> ire mad* render the-e Ctsea anperi r to any manuf.ieturai! \a examination raniot lail of being aatiilacto y. <? iAUMH.MH k SON. 177 Broadway. Li?conltre Rnti>ra._The*e Itninra, (beyond ill question the heat imiwrted to thia count i ) ran be hnd < ' rhe *ahacrib?ra, ui d warranted. mg*'h?T w th a vrry large ai.-' well selected a-a >rt . e t of Katora, Pen and Pocket Knivea Perfumery, M>apa and e> errthuig appertaining to the Cats let (J HAHNuKKK L h<<S. 177 Broadway, 1 *pi>"?"e Howard Hotel. For White Teeth, Street Hrstnth, and Ta>ot!> C ie Peine'a Orr a I o . Ii P a a a nJallinh at i.< "r 50 eeiiia To rvuioi e freckles, tan >u h urn or p,tti,<lra no In g eqin'.he T.ihlef of P. arl and In'" ter, 25 <* ?!?; Paai'ii .VI mil * H ap. o Sir \at av ope 'a Lotion, at 50 c* ta >-arti. To purfvf.eb'o d a-fl free it of h"tn >ra me I o?naend'? Saraaoari Ii, D B i d att 'a imith'i stifr r.o'ted, V right'alnni" Ve/etii>|e Oiltien'anr I ee'a - ily Pills; or tor tern-le <>mInula "r V m H ni'ie I'a O. rm >n Pills. S!; o-B -'de1'que French I'll a 7 crnta For aalr only 't k. M. OHIO'S a, l?7 liowety. cor. (irand at. " Wo < hnrgn until the Hnlr U re?tored."_ 9esl'< Hair l( ator .five ia applied on t>ie abora [eiDia. OlTu'e I'H Naaarm at N. B -Ko t^oae who apply it tip m elrea. it i< t'o ?a ? ??i _ v. L UKVV-I, \<tin n-tk, Mavorof'he city nfNrw >ok ilo he eby certify, th t I have aeeu a gene al cct tic t?- n o amp r ouilly acquain ed - ih inn f of the i-anir * lirili ve signed it, and Kn./W t . til to be i eu o'the hu'irai <t n in, n tlir c.tnm.1 ity A ARilN CL \UK. Vrw yo"g. March i#.W .. . ... ... v tfnat'iii Dip t :-!*? iV,.,.hington it; IhiladalphI N Sitth at. _ Parle Hot* -Jut received one case of vcry aoprr. r Pi i< h* i la.ear hi m, m.ide .h- most eelebratrd m -kma of Pans f r -alehv Oen n. ?M Also on* oaaa of beauufnl hau and caps lor children. I \ 1 > )| JL JUg TTaTlMtlnn at Um OHM Placti. 7\vu. Sl?t? ?f Rivtr. Louisville. . . . .Sept. 4... .U feet 10 In. 'inniunau H?pt. 4... .4 iMt fl in. falling I <VheeBng Sept l....<?MtS!n Pittsburg Kept. d.. . .1 feat 10 In. MOHKY MAUKJBT, *M<lay, s?pt 10?ft P. M. The account* from Mexico published at an early hour this morning in an Kxtra Herald, had a very farorable Influence upon the stock market, and at ths first board every stock In th? list advanced. Thar* was a general improvement, and a disposition was exhibited to enter the market freely for purchases. As soon as the particulars of the news are received, there will be, without doubt, a rapid rise in Treasury notes, and all other securities?good, bad and indifferent. At the first board Treasury notes went up IK per cent, Reading bonds X, Reading railroad X. Farmers' Loan 1, Norwich and Worcester ltf, Morris canal X, Canton IX, Long Island Xt Harlem IX, Pennsylvania ? *. At the second board Treasury notes advanced >*, Long Island X? Harlem X, Canton 1, Morris oanal X. Reading railroad X, Farmers' Loan X per cent upon prioee ourrent in the morning. Norwtch and Woroester declined IX, being the only stock in tbe list, which sold at lower prioas than those current yesterday. Tbe Governor of Illinois will oommence funding the Internal Improvement Bonds of that State on Monday, the 13th Inst. His office will be at Messrs. Oay St Wadsworth's. No. 66 Exchange Place. It is necessarv that holders of the old bonds should present them as early no possible, for registry and division. The quantity of flour, wheat, corn and barley left at tide water during the last week in September, in the years 1840 and 1U47, is as follows:? Rbceipts or Flour and Grain at Tibm With. Flour HU. tKhtatbu. Corn 6u JJarltu.bu. 1847 74,716 81,3041 128,031 3,6)0 1816 41 235 SO, 170 3?,1?? 18.427 Increase 23,331 1.130 101,427 Dee. 14,797 The aggregate quantity of the name articles left at tldo water frota the oommenoement of navigation to the 7th of September, inclusive, is as follows: ? Flour,bblt. yVHeat ku. Corn bu. Barley, bu. 1*47 2,41.7 31# 2,619.023 4,633 8W 312 896 1846 1,590,293 927,866 1,04 1,162 196,437 Increase 177,027 1,691,167 3.190, DM 1IMM By reducing the wheat to flour, the quantity of the latter left at tide water this year, compared with the corresponding period of last year, shows an excess equal to 1,215,'.260 barrels of flour. The quantity of flour left at tide water during the season of navigation in 1816, was 3,083,441 barrels, and of wheat 2.9i0,636 bushels, and from the above statement it will be seen that the leoeipts of these articles this year, to the 7 th of September inclusive, oompared with the entire receipts of .846, show a defioienoy of only 696,122 barrels of flour, and 331 613 bushels of wheat. The receipts of corn thus far, exceed by 8,Oil,667 bushols the entire rootlpt* of 1846. The annexed table exhibits the quantity ot plain, printed and dyed calicoes exported from Great Britain for the first six months of tlie past two years, distinguishing the extent of shipmeuts to each country:? Plain, Printed and Dyed Calicoes, Extorted trou ? Ureat Britain. Prinltd tynd i>y*J Plain Calictet Cnticni Countries to '816. 1847. -J8'?5l- '847. which exported. Yardt. Yardi. Ydrds YarJi. BiitimN. Ainenc* 8 941,831 7,169.113 1* 366 043 9,111.636 ftrituli W. ladies. 6,362,733 1,618,174 lv>71,079 6,843,8l? Madras aud Calcutta 74,773,676 53.75l.,?it> 9.691.031 7.228 085 Bombay 27.908,733 23 '/Ji.7H 3,613,091 3,li8,i18 Ceylon 1, 90.(18 4,184.090 S?2,?50 170,732 New South Wales. 739 763 1.091 SW 1,023,731 I.I0S.I22 Van Dieoian't Laud 233,^6 420,Mi 2IG.09) 462,767 South Australia.... 115,825 78,364 136 793 113,814 ewau niTsr ?,?II _ 770 _ New Zealand 54,689 18,031 40,909 38,939 CWGjodHop. 1,#"'4fcl WIMM M"** aud AUo* Bay .. 1.839,259 2,745 522 1,310,382 l.eiLICS *t. Ueleut 9,11(1 '9,'<9U 18 Ml 1T,704 Gibraltar 5.937,i97 3,176,126 2.281.742 3,42>,3? Malta and lomau I?Uud* <,854.602 1,147 981 1,323 413 714 934 . j\r?"c? Vf 1??* 205,463 978.S71 78',103 9,452.510 6,078,758 6,539 229 8,197,906 Belgium... ....... 615.650 906,781 3UJ.U.8 486 988 Oe?m?uy. includiu* Haute Towns ... 9,041,279 5,875 7 27 13.168,4)1 13,718.888 UtuM k... 3w8.0.)4 I8i 831 88 745 Swedenaud Norway 511,838 446,815 251,857 189 S80 519.706 512 231* 12 ,Oil 58.'?j? Spain... 118.806 9',<02 i9 518 1*8*4 Portugal. .... 14.651 467 4,691,176 6.921.797 4.27,964 Naplei PUd Siei f.. 3,587.308 1695,182 2,064,640 3 048,011 Austria, lucludiog l?r.e?te oud Venice ........... 6,658,021 2,378,48J 2,021,985 1,682,239 Tutaiiy ((.Sardinia, iuclu'g Ueuoaand Leahoru... 13,503.713 3.884.7G6 6.553 523 4,7JI,i70 ra-al ler.it nea... 1.437 957 767 IDS 2.491577 2.54*210 Wldeira 312 251 150.S0S 289 52!! 182 909 UiiH'dStUe 6,116 2 85 22 571,485 7, 43,856 23 6 9 081 Vle*ieo 631.619 123 27(1 4,166.014 245 >?j Si. UotniiifO 468 387 950 053 I 226.i>48 1 8*9 71.0 ' uba 1.769,3)4 1,017.1168 3.9U.9I* 3,134539 it I liiimaa 2.49't<-l6 2 t>*8 88<l 4.101127 2.21'8 097 Hnndqns 3,4K4,7(i7 1 573.816 1,579 ?!6 876 675 ' olnrnbl* 4 0?5 168 2 285 836 4,523.825 2 939 t7? ?r,ij|ia 26 711.803 34,.561,771 176'5.l8i 88 3*0,612 La Plata 0J9 2 6 5,428.102 M 7.06 3 2 : 6', ,23 hill and Peru 14 913,185 18,826.713 9.617,591 10,603 6811 8 riaaid Paleatine. 5.819,222 4.434.K0 1,862 957 2,7J?j 873 1 u > key ami (ir*ccr, iuclutl'g by.a and *>uiyiu? 19 9G8 633 17 6">2.049 8,384/11 12 610795 tfTPt 3,601,782 4 252,877 57 925 962.'',82 China 47,392,2 J2 36,682,931 1,474,081 873,8)3 Java. Singapore,and Philippine la'amla 13,069.350 13,370.515 7 261,341 5.319,125 (YMt< out Africa. 313,746 968.616 1,801.2'8 1 7 2 5 972 AlOrea ....... . 140,200 382 278 461,131 l**;i37 i mriine and Canary. 675,960 248,784 403,488 *17,481 Coa?l of Africa, mOlU'lint ..liners.. 666 000 890.000 J45 5?0 177,60# Cane Verd Ulanda. 42 611 82.316 .9257 Total 3J0.397.7I2 397.fi96.4ll 162 111,ill 173,89( 293 There baa been a decrease in the aggregate of plain calicoes of 63,701.831 yards, and as increase In the aggregate of printed and dyed calicoes of 11,078,783 yards. The fluctuations in the exportation to different countries have barn exceedingly large. In the first six months of 1H46, the United States stood the fourteenth in the list, wli'lein the pust six months *f 1847, we stood the fifth in tbe rank of mxrkets lor firiiisb plain calicoes. In the rank of markets for printed aud dyed oalicoes, we stood tbe eighth in 1846, we now stand the second. This is a great jump in the scale, and places us in a very Important position as consumers of British manufactures. The increased importation of mirufaotures from Great Britain, has not been oonflned to these artloles ; iu nearly every other description of cottou goods, In linen and woolen goods, there has been a corresponding increase Wo were prepared to see large shipments of these articles from the ports of Great Britain to this country, but not to the extent olfioially announced. The immense exportation of breadHluffs from our ports to England, Ireland and Scotland, prepared us to expeot an unusual Influx ot British manufactures. Notwithstanding the increased importation of foreign manufactures, and the importation of an Immense amount of specie, quotations tot sterling exchange have, up to within the past week, ruled very low, and the advance reoently has not been produoed so nuoh by any reduction in the supply of bills, as by the want of confidence in the quality of those drawn. There must still be a large balanoe in our favoi, and that balauce Is mere likely to increase than decrease. Our imports are rapid ly tailing ok, wnue tno exports continue large ins prosperous condition of thla country, the abun4*n*e of money created by the extensive foreign demand for our agricultural products, and the abundance of every article of bfoadstu(fs,have placed un in a position to become Urge consumers of all the necessaries and many of the luxuries of Tife; but fortunately more *i the necessaries of life are new produced- and manufactured withiu our limits than oyer before, and our own industry is therefore better remunerated. It will be seen by the annexed table that the aggregate value of merchandise imported into this port for the first eight months of 1847. does oot exoeed that for the corresponding months In IBM, so inurh an might hare been anticipated from the large iucrrase In the receipts of certain descriptions of foreign cotton goods :? Commerce or ths Port of Ntw Yoau?V*lc* or iMroaTS. 181V I8IG. 1847. l.nnurr (3019 5.3.9 '89 6,101,1*1 Krbr'av 46,<318 7 174,-li vin.cli 6 t7? 017 07V',*M 6 841 681 I9IW 6 33 ,171 lO.MiH* 5 J11.1.11 5 Itil Ml l.i,<>T (i 14 J i?4 <l"9 5,?41.^33 6I9.4C7 ,ui. SK10 462 0.110*39 M I 18(1 intuit. . 991 i,t'7J 8 4 U J48 IM78 48# Total *49 183.5 0 51.* 5,3,7 64 34 939 The value of merchandise Imported in the flwt eight rnoutha of 1917, was flJ.61A67l greater than for the corresponding period in 1816 and $j.VI77.3?3 greater than fur the earn- mouths in 1H1.Y The imports and ax porta of this port for ihn first eight mouths of oacU of ihe p*st thrw year*, have been a? annexed : ? OoMMKRC* or the P?*t or Niw York? Imports ai?n Imports. January III to Sept. !?/, 1815. IBtfi. 1?47. vslur.-l imi'iru $49,u;t'.A0 SI8S317 64. *"928 /.lu? offt.M's 18,187 '44 3 J 4 17,1.7. 99 Erce? i f iini'o.tsnverti|iorf< $riO,7J6 406 3 ' ,361,041 17 183.329 Thij exhibits a decreasu in the balance against thia ( out try upon ih<* trade of this port The l.atanc? here ki alwxys Inigt-ly against us. aud as tbere has this year heon a d>rren?e. we may take it for granted that there frnvo Iteer. corresponding reductions In nil nth-1 parts of the country Our imports and export* have hven larger than usual; the imports into oih r places do not exhibit any material Increase, while 1 the eipnrts frons every port have been unusually largs. With the facilities for importing which our large