Newspaper of The New York Herald, February 11, 1848, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated February 11, 1848 Page 2
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r tin de l'Ot?*T\. The ekl'fMMt thi Ntlt I r ?J In mr uH r of this racru'rtg, n*ra#ly. ?n u't- | f-iiJl-v ; of'h" f'ut'a death 1 j.?-? n w 10 ??? pr ?ent Is te* ehm- *! ot tli" Palnoe yesterday m roiog, ? 11*? o?l beaten < '. m?s? off -r. d in thanksgivlT gt>r the King'* iiroiMi t? reeorerv. n??nre? mo I'm hi* >l?J"'ty looked In good health wl spirit* Ho wlfti" J, on 1 ?? | lur the cnup?l, to ''0*i1ti tli* jt*r en, l> i' sas disru?.) rd test ii>- >hon .! * ; 4I n 'nuo c . 1 Tin Hno'n of taj B?lj' ml 1- f >r Brn?* 1 I'lim >dlat-ly after mass?that 1* to ?? at nine o'.-l rk iu ?h? c vuioit . Alth -ugh culpa' ? r-p"< in respecting ths king 1 health in it not be areitab'e rny 111 >re for the hears. there appears on ahuudstic of msit^f on wii *ti they will not fM.ll r r.r! in ni l of th lr speculation for the foil ? One of th'S". Is the refu'sl of the polleo to all >w tho r-lo-tn?m of the lith errondi seem ant of Paris to dine r ; tS.T t m rro?, w 1 * up to the p:e?*nt.the resolve ot Hi"-ol'nrm-"< s r b'VI their biuquet nevertheless \i i- 1 r in fno ? '?b.ty kh*t ' ueth eatettedatcack upon o lis f'1' sllowtag th.- sale of "i pUo" in th Kinauce I) utuioBt ' >? p-rson mind Peti', will b# ntxlein tho . ?. -r ' Dopu.it .' on Thursday, by M OdiUoo B&rt. V. 1 h1 ' J is ha eqially certain la:t that tho forthi uj; : ' <-'t the iidr m. in the same Chntnr, w . a loiill'oi for lifo or doath for ministers ? .4 1 a ill. after all. have a m>j >r.ty Is mors than . but lb.- <fti!tsof the s.ruggle ure looked to by their friends wl h alarm Ocr. -r d ii.i-sti 1; r um'tancf*. unconnected with poI ic? ire t'uo ooiit' bii>J and continuii to contribute, the di : --'r>n , f t e money market of Prri* uaiaoly. theimine se weight id the new loan; unlucky enecu1-t cue f r die r;.? uu 1 the coueequmt failure cf vsry nany rersois who vorjtu ed lar.ely, besides the fast ioouii of capital required to meet the calls rf ruveral rolla. y e iupanies; 1. 1 tbiae several cause' lisvo produced. and inay yet produce turtber diea'tr. us 1 IT-ets vpon the Bourse. Al'houith th" market looked to day as if lik-ly to recover, ycu oill And 'hat ?h? throe per cenu liol u iuoui?nt alteiwards to 7df !?on. I'hia was, howeror, ascribable iu a great measure o the report that, iu addition to the large defaulter announced and (;n tba lantruige < f th B.crs.-) ' txrouted" yesterday, others uig.it be expeoUd This rer.ipitulatiou of tho causes of th* agitated and dSMiocd'r,-eta'e cf thismsrkrt is cot.. hcAever.com Met . to. t * r'ifu noiidcal cLUsidaratlonsfnrthbTenhance '.< prcvsilhg i ?n The yet unsettled eitualionc.f Saitzjrlar.l -th* oetu.; state ul Italy, whijh you require i,ot to bo to! j is lam. utable and alarming - prea* heavily rn public mind. Revolution or lD?urreotion on a prand so*.* arc not, it la true, to be yet feare4, but a'.l he p pie rf thai p<*nlu*n!?. above ill very lowest class, tar it, i lever of excitement Thus piedi"posed. c?'u!'?. .r 1, cal iu9u r, Olirns, vrh* :ber urged by foreigner native < uiiejure ?, arc probable at ?uy moment I ii the lec'.e ?liich 1 have mm elated you have the irue oause of the itiurining state of the Pari* Bourse They will be acceptable, I trnst, to all connected vr.lh the money market, and m-y not be without iut* rest lor the ventral public. a.v they necessarily comprise <*11 the l-miing topics discussed to-day in 1'aris ?London Timet. PivK or Ekulind An aooount, pursuant to the Act 7th and Sth Victoria, . cap. 82, for the week ending on Saturday, lath day of January, 1848. !??i k dkpaktmknt. Notes issued ?26,247.000 Gov't debt ?11,014,100 Oilier securities... 2.081.900 Gold coin Stbullioa. 10.872,312 Silver bull ion 1,423.888 ?20,217.000 ?26,247,000 Bvitimi UkpabvMK.vr. Proprietor*'cap'l.. .?14,553,OoU Gov't securities I've**. 3,720,447 (including dead Public deposits (in- weight annuity)..?11 2C3.3I3eluding exchequer, Other securities... 15 2'>4,i3G Savings' Biutks, Notes 7,152,400 Commissioners of Gold end silver coia 57u,60! A itioual Deb',and l)ivideiidAccouuts)4 331 SJ0 Otlier deposits... . 10,ti76,18S Seven day and otlier bills 908 976 XJ4 1S7 99I X31.I87.S91 Dated the 26th dsy ef Jmumrv, 18(8 M -MARSHALL. Chief Cashier. The Com Trade or Kurnpe. [From the Murk L?ne Express. Jan 17 ] The slight f-oet x.-ti? no< (l m the early rait rf the week having been succeeded by join aud n high rang* of temperature tor the time of year, th-re appears bat little pr-apect of that improvement taking pl?c? ia theoudition of the grain of isatyear'g growth no anxiously wished for hy -urmers. This is a s-riows drawback, as the value of the corn bus been greatly lessened by the deterioration the quality lias suffered by the prevalence of dajip soft weath-r throughout the winter. The stippli-s of new wnoat have ,?p ly come forward in wretchedly bai order and unless * > have au interval of shayi frost th- condition is lively to heroine worse rather than better. Under these circumstances anythiag like sclivitv in the trade can scarcely be calculated on, and the confidence pretty generally felt a few weeks ego. that wheat would with the opening of the Dew year rise in vaitte, hasreifiitlv been a good deal shake' Hitherto, however, holders have displayed considerable tfrmn*8*. but whether prices will be long supported if the Killers and der'?rs do not buy somewhat more freely, is in our opinion exceeding y questionable P. ople begin s ready to talk of an early opening of the Baltic,- and though by the latest accounts si! wss still fr-ir-n up. it i* quite natural that 'h? .xtrs-rdinary mildness of the s?ason here should 1-ad to the belief th.it the winter may prove of shorter duration on the cootinrut than In ordinary years Oa the wh.de, tee trade has lost a portion Of the firmness bv which it was characterised previous to Christmas and 'ess cooflderce is decidedly felt as regards tl'.s tuture This h is been pWtuly manifested by Th? C'lUt ioil* nu?nn?* in ?hi?'i l>\iy?*r? h^Yfi coinl t?ot**cf their op>rations, and a somewhat increased anxiety on the pert <f sellers to realist Still there has been no thing like a dirposition to force bus.ne**. and the deliveries firOln the growers h*ve besn on the same limited araie as before That '.sther less money has been t?kec for wheat is certain, but this may be partly accounted for by the injarious effect which the extreme humidity of ih" s'mospbere has had on the quality, the real v?lue of th" article having b"en less-ned to nearly, if not quite the extent of the reduction in price The report* from most of the leading markets hell since Monday attri bu'o ibe dnl'tie-s of the trade to that csu*c. though at the -ame time it is admitted that no inclination has been miiti e*ted to Surest At l.iverp iv-1 on Tuesday, the operations in brea'th.lt* w re of ? retail character Wheat wss freely offered at the nba'.emeDt of the previous market day. or 2d. to 3d. p r 7ltibs. I slow the eurrenoy of that day ew'nnight. without inducing purchasers to take more than they w, nted for immedtsta u*e American flmr was also . h aiusble at lower ra'es. 99s fid per barrtl being then au extreme price for Iresh hrandsof Western ("anil Later in the week the depression increased, and oa Friday a further concession ot 2d. p?r 70.bs. on Wheat, and 61 pep barrel on flour, had to be made t The accounts f> ui the other large corsuming marEns in lb* north are unl much more lin ly. At the pr'neip'l towns in Yorkshire the demand for wheat r.i ins to ha. e ben ms ?xif*edin?ly slow; end thongh prices w re not quoted lo?*r oa Tuesday either at Hud or L* .> than on toat d?y week, th'- turn was, it is admitted, generally favor of the purchaser. From the wester- and north-west?rii markets the adwoes are et'll more dismiursging At Bristol, on Thursday, wheat met with ll't'e attention tbongb obtainable ul a decline of Is to 2? pet qr.. and at Btrmiogbain ? ?? the same day. th-* reduction amounted to fully is per qr More firmness has i?e?n sh wn a- the markets in toe agriculur.il -fistric:* thus a*, the large consuming towns, snd at the shipping ports on the esst coast, the value ol w .-at has oeeu pr?"ty well supportel By cur letters from Fcr.tland. it appears that the eontiou-d dnil reports from th* south, arid goof supplies of grain from the grow-re had kept business quiet and the r?n len.-y of pnct s h?d hr?n deci iedly downwards At K-ulnbur, it. i n Wednesday.really tin- qualities whether of native or I reign growth, were not pihp-aper?but th* common kinds hung (p-ry h-anly on band, and were ??s:trts buy At Gia*gow quotations did not undergo tauoh alteration cu Wednesday The advice* from Irp leDd are o' much the seme character as b fore, hurther ?'rivals of Indian corn had, however, t* ;en place at Cork, which had oaused that rtt ?W to receda asout 2s 61. per ten i'riceg of wheat and oat.s had also glren way, mere or less, at the leading markets. Tne an)wis of whetit coastwise into London oontinue moderate, th - shipments from th* east p?osst being still f ir the mo t part directed to the northern markets The 1 '?' ' n ifi'llt Tif hft:il?.i>rf.wn ul aat- e -s^lw..d *- S a Jay) night amounts to 7l9t> q Not. withstanding t m mod late nature of the ?upply. business ?t at k-Iaue hae remamedjn a very languid stats. The few pare Is exhibited oo the Essex and Kent stands of Wednesday scarcely excited any ut'eution ; and the barpains ent-red into were of so lit tle iraportaooMbat quotations were generally regarded as nominally the eaur as in l h? beginning of ths week The subsequent change in tha weather did not tend to improve the position of att-nr* ; end on Friday there was. besides, some increase la the show of sampl-s This caused more anxiety to b? displayed to clear oil what had b -en left ovr from pre 1 us rereip s; but to hitve succeeded in making sales, i wou' l have been neoessary to give wsy in prices, which footers were unwilling to do , and the operations were oonsequanUy on a strictly retail scale A few more vessels, wneat-ladi a, have again arrived during the week hom di* ant foreign ports ; about 10 iiS3 quarters have e ne to hand These cootinu d r? eip'e from abroad bavr uoqu s. ionauiy a depressing influence more particularly as tin greater proportion f .he supply recently r, o? ved bu conns'. 1 cf low qualities ; whilst the trifling demand experienced has been almost exclusively confined to r-a;ly flue sorts. I be latter are by no Dies us plentl fui at this port; and the beS". descriptions hav hitherto suffered v ry liitle depreciation in value Pansig. Koslock. and other favorite kinds bavs been held brmly ; and though the opeiations both on Wednesday aad Friday were on a restricted scale, really good qualities were not ch aperinnn in the commencement of the week Inferior wheat being altogether neglected, qu itations cannot be giv?n with much accuracy . l>ut if purchasers had come forward, sellers would we think, have endeavored to facilitate business by eocrptino lower rales. i he value of town manufactured flour has remained s alio nary Nor ola and other country marks have not b'eo ph titiful. and eeheis have insisted on quite former V'H American flour ol g<o?l tiesh quality has also ? omroanded previous terms . but the buyers had declined t-ik more iban absolutely requisite fir pressing wants Ol il, || ii ,n ,|r? Engtisu barley reported, nearly the wh,ile i at ,;n s >|t| I, dure arrival: and the quantity fxuib. it' ..?m L*oe since Monday has b-rn small, 'lbs insist- I a il distillers apcxr. hiwever, to have qutta sum lent >band for their imiuedlate use, aad have kept i ui oat wholly out of the ciarkef Business hi* thsretore, b*eu ot a rampleteiy retail chmaoter; wiid 'n the ib'-i c- .? aiUs t f any imporiance, piice? hairs r-waU 'd much tb- iiUi( b-f .ra in foreign b?rJfy ib re Iks b, * i very lii? ? roiag; but g od heavy g iu ling p+ro*ie I) ing <:<'(ui aratlr*ly rcarce, have bevti he d rteeolly ai. Iiiat .Mon ay's unetioy I n- vaim or iu.lt her alio ten ?bo"t malnUlnrd to, ugh 'he inquiry has not been ny lny ic.ars . xtmslve We have a h n to rep irl h Vr-ry se.aBty Supply ol oats, from 0'irown rsest holy 4 450 qrs; from fltotlaud, 1 164 ' qre; from In-ls. d. q s end fern abiu .i.7uu qrv baling.-!, "lot nj i'he d. a.era appear, navattbeieM ' to he unwilling io buy. and coutlno' to draw upon their ' s 'cks wbicb in ,st now be reduced in o a very narrow i iapasi i'h* trade wa* ii t by any means active eitin r on WedirsUy ir FrIJay; and though factors succeeded In pttiisl IsitsMN in readting sn advance of fid per nr oo tioe n ro, ths general qualities were not de?)'< r 1 don In Ut* sommeiicsiaebt of ths week Very ft w porette of hnp.e grown I vans bar# bevn ! 1 fh-iwn *lnoe Monday; ao 1 previous priest btvitm l isl-'ed on, but relcstautly paid. In tgypilans, there h-s haeu little passing, mi l quotation* hava uufetgon* no change The Inquiry for peas of every description bu bran *l> w; bu*. nether white boilers nor h g pens bare oeen sold cheaper. Indian rorn anil meal hare not been much Inquired far. and the turn has ratter been In favor of the buyer. The quantity of rye flour on the market hi>a been materially lessened, and thla article ba? lately bean sold iu r< tall at j?6 lie per ton By the lateet a Ivioes from the north of Furope, the Weather was severs. and the lo? iu the didereut river* and harbor* bad accumulated to auch an extent aa to pr< vent further shipmeuts nt grain. Business bad consequently become dull, aud the tendency of prices had hem rather d>wnwarv!s At Danzig, on the 5th inat. rood mixed wheat of 60 ; lb* weight was quoted Its to <16*, and hue high mixed. ' of 61 lbe weght, 46* to MM per quarter, free on board Cue export* of wheat curing 1647, had amounted to 34,705 laeta of which 98 183 lusts bad been for Ureal Britain The stock then on hand consisted of 8 .300 Wets. "" From 11 >?to,k a# have letter* rf the 6th last .from 1 v. Ill oil we learn that supplies of grain had uotar sparing 1 lv to band, and th*t thrush lbe demand for wheat had hot been lively, its value had been tolerably well main rained, 45s 6d per quarter free on b >ard. being that etill asked for prim* quali ies, weighing 6-ilb* to 63tbs per luirhel. iu sprmgeorn there had been little doing, but the rerai ts of har.ey having rather Mien < ff than increased, -ids 6d to -i3s per quarter hud been tealized tor good parcl*. At Stettin and Koaigeburg. &o., the operations Iu wheat uppear to have been unimportant, but piioes seem generally to have been well maintained. Our lianiliur-h advices reach only to the 6th Inst ; the oi id whp (hen severe, and a great deal of snow had fallen in that neighborhood. For export, nothing had beeu J.ue iu corn, aiidth-i local dainaDd had also been slow; for 6tie Wabren aud Marks wheat, on the apst, 4S? to 50s per quarter, according to weight, had been asked for parcels to be shipped at our porta in spring, there had b -en olltra atfrom 44t up to 46s per quarter, free on board. lb* a'.\l?* frcm Holland and Belgium are of a less animated character than ot late; but stocks being moderate ss well iu the Dutch as the Belgian matkets, prices had b*en well matutaiuud At s< tn* of the ports in the Mediterranean tha ac counts are very lively, and ut Marseilles a large speculatire hueioiss had, we are informed, been done in wheat Polish Odemi, the eott most in request, had risen froc 43s, the ra'e at which it had been freely offerr.d tht week before, to 19' 6d p? r qr . and the last price paid foi larianop li h?d been 4S* per qr Meanwhile there wai '.ittle or nothing being shipped; and aa some difficulty hail been exner enced in flndinir cargoes for the vesseli ! in tort, fr-igbts hal ruther declined . From Oe-uoa we have lette a ot tbe 9th January ! Wheat had been in lively rr quest there; and within l I period of a few weeks prices bad risen 3s to 4s per qr I line Polish O Jes?a being then held at equal te 46* to 47a l per qr. free on board We have ?l?o later ditcs from the Continent, but the inti lligence from thence is of little importanoe. Hatnbuig letters, of Tuesday, state that ihe frost bad i increased in intensity, and that tbe Elbe remained | blocked up by ice London < can Market, Jan 31 -The weath*r for the ; last few days has been very cold and frosty, and then | is every nppearanoeof a tall ot'snow Tbe wheat trad) I ruled dull at this market, and In ncneequenen of tbe 1 slei'der at'rndanoe of buyers, only retail business wai i transacted at pr ces nominally ason Monday Barrel floui met but little Inquiry Indian oorn being generally held with great Qrian-es bosiness was oheok?d; but at a reduction cf Is to per quarter, there might have been extensive transactions. Although there is nut much barley on sale, no improvement, either in prices or demand, can berepored. The arrivals of oaisfrom our own coast and Ireland are fully adequate to tbe present limited inquiry; the value remains unaltered, and only trifling sales were effected, lu other grain there wasno i alteration. I London Corn Market, Jan 17 ?Our market was I tolerably well supplied with wheat by land carriage sam' pies from the near counties; tbe condition of many was ' however, very indifferent. Selected paioels were saleable at a reduction of Is psr qr upon all; Inferior and out-cf-condltioned lots werea Verv dull sale, at a declini I of fully is. per qr Sales of foreign proceeded slowly, a' i an abatement of Is p-rqr for all but the choicest qua! ities Barley was dull trade. but cannot be quoted lower j Oats were in moderate request, at previous rates. Beam j and peas were unaltered in value Livervool Corn Exchange. Jan. 21.?The fresh ar rivals ot British end Irish produoa, owing to a continu ance of east winds, still attended by severe Iroit, ari igiln rather limited in extent: from the United Statei | we have a moderate quantity if Indian corn and cori meal, and from Egypt several further cargoes of beam amounted to 7589 quarters; but no other foreign pro : duce to report since Monday last. During the period intervening between our first an sfotud markets tnis week, the wheat trade assumed I littie more firmness, some parcels of the low qualitie of foreign changing hinds at orevions rates; and while Indian corn and corn m al met an improved demand, a i rather higher prices, other srtioies remained stationai; | in value. Our market this morning having been tolerably wel Attended hy home and oountry'buyers, the trade seemei to open with a better feeling on the part of the holder! and for most, kinds of whssi rathar hiuher trrms ?sr required, ally advance, however, being unattainable, ant I llie translation* only m' derate, we bare merely to repra > oar last quotations. Flour, though not in* active re ' quest, was rstta-r mire saleable at the rate of Tuesday, i In barley or malt little or no change was apparent | English aud European lreane were difficult of sale a late prices; end Egyptians, from the large supplies a ; hand and ccming forward, deolined Is per qr. In pea | no variation Gets ooottuued to move Sparingly on lb j terms last noted, and oatmeal receded (id per load.Havlpg several Irish buyers over here to-day, the ope ! rations in Indian corn were rather considerable, at at I advance of Is per 4301b; and com meal, being also ii good demand, was 6d. per brl dearer, j Livraeooi. t on* Maeeet, .Monday. Jan 17 ?Tb< I grain market has been very inaotlve daring the pesl week. 'I he re?enUeales of wheat have bern at a reduc| tion of 2d per bu.*h*l on old. and 3d. per bushel on new i from tbe rates of Tuesday lsst Flour bas likewise de{ clinep Gd psr barrel?oats Id. per buebel, and Indiat corn is per quarter. Little change has ooourred in the I vrlue of barley, beans, or peas. Markets. Liverpool Cotton Maiiskt, Jan. 31.?We have hai j mere business doing in oottcn this week; in tbe earl part of it prices ot Americin were nearly }fd per 1 dearer, but this advance bas h*eo completely lost Th marketcloses heavily - although the teles are estimate at 6000 bales?with the last quotations hardly obtainabl <<o American, H'd per lb decline on Brash, and with So rst. Egvptian, and 9e* IsUnd unchanged There bav 4 h- en taken on speculation. WO bales Surat; and1 for ei portation. 100 hales American. The committee's que tations to-day, for ta<r cotton, are?Bowed, 4*?d; Mobil* 4J4d; and Orleans. 47,d Liverpool Cotton MaEket, Monday, Jan 17.?Th i recounts brought by the steamer nave had little effec here on onr market. Sales are sstimated at 6(4)0 bales t i ibe trade, and in the mlddlug and inferior classes thtr is perhaps an advance of %&. cn Friday 'e rates. Liverpool Marekts, Jan 13?There was a fai amount of business done yesterday in prodnce, and ii , some articles at rather Improving prices. The sales o ; cotton amount to 6000 bales, to the trade There was i ! fair drmand for sugar yesterday; 360 hbdsof West lndiai Hi d 1000 b*g? B-ngal sold at fair rates. Holders ar a<kiDg Is a ct advance The sales of rice amounted t 4000 hags at 14s C 1 a hag The rale of nitrata was ws! attended and marly two cargoes were sold at lie 61 t 1 -e Gd There was also a g iod demand for St. Doming I gwood at ? 4 12s to ?4 16s, being an advance Ther J is nothing ii w ia t < corn trade, ezoept a slight im , provement in the demand for Indian corn Liverpool Pricks Current ? Friday, Jan. 21 ?Thep has been more demand tor tnrpentine, and 2200 bbls ii stare have been sold st 6s 9d per ewt. American rosii is in more general demand; 2000 bbls heve been takei at 2i Id to 3a 4d for common, up to 7s for fine: theri are buyers still at 3s 4i for common paroels of fair qu# I icy. Pot and pearl ashes go otf rather more freely; 9* to 300 bbls nave found buyers, at Sts 9 i to 99s for 1 treal pot. 33s 61 to 34s for Montreal pearl, and 33s 6d t< | 'ts also for New York pearl There are no aellers o aMirncmu'm ci turpentine, ddi .tea n?* o?en paid 101 Brufrh. TbereiaaUlr demand for tullow. and an ad ranee of fully 1* per cwl ban been obtained; tb* aalei are noout 400 cask*. at 46a >'i to 49a for Peterabnrg Y ( 40? to 47a for Teganrug. ?nd 46* bd for floe Soutt A inerlcan. About aoo bbis American lard are repottec at 52? 3d to 67a par cart. IUmki ic, Jan. 14 ? Coffee is held very Arm, but n< tramnt-tion* of any iinporianr.*- have occurred A tea in<u*?nd bag* real Oidioary Rio J amir.) nold at 3C^a i aod about 800 bags St Domii go, at S?f* to 8H? Cottui Tbe low prior* of tbia article n'tract more attention Of Ami rlean qu?lrtic# about 600 bait* hare been takei on ("peculation Sugar l he market la much firmer, ?n< ta'her hirVr price* have been paid f>r email lot*. Thi oboire iu better qualities if very limited; and a* long ai in tr?eh aupplie* cuinn in, we do not expect to *ee th< quotation* lower Harm.* we quote frrin I4^n to 17m 1 white BabiB* 16Jf to 18m. and brown Bnhiaa 13%<n t< UKo for HO lb* Rice f-r ail Eu?t India aort* tb< market la very flat Pome Java h*s lately been aold al Su p*r li'O lbs Tfco rtook of Carolir a I* yery rnucl reduced ; small pe.roel* fell at 17}fni to 18 m per 1 ' Iba Tobacco? '1'be market 1* qni?t, end ainca tbe rale of 6o( Lalea Brazil leaf a 2>?*. to 'J P-16 ba p> r lb, no tranaao | t<ona < f moment bar- cecurred. Ai?Tv>r*e. Jan 16?toffe* continue* in regular de mand. Ai.'nt30flo bag* Java fold at 94o to 34Xe ; o brazil mid *t. !>< mlngo **?er?l li ta bare b?*n aold at previon* ra'.?*. Cotton ? Pi let * are decidedly firmer,and have to mention tbe rale of 860 bale* a ineriom at 22< , t<26>a", and 1(0 bag* huiat at 20c te 'J()%c Rice la it ; better demand ; 360 carka Can Una have been done al | 1 ,(lH)l6f! Oe ing to tlie |ar ,e pnhllo ralea of damagi ) Havai a wbicli bare Ktely taken plaoe, tbera la little doing hmck la very laigo 4i;0 boxee yellow Havana * lit et l.'rfl Tobacco Little doing, we quote Kentuckr l )c to .4c; Virginia 1 IS to .'4>,c, Maryland 18 to 34c Ji.de*?l be market la inarllve, nud no rale* (if any ini< p ortmee bare taken place Tbe rto k I* very extenaire, while Co demand ia ilnuted. We quote dry buenoi j Ayrea end Montevideo 27o to 38o. Htalc of Tiade. Man< HxaTca. Vrlday Efeaing. Jan. 21?We bare elo*' d tit* week much quieter ana Ice* cbeetfully than laat. nd w* are j,ow certain that the prior* of yarn* and kooda aro *o low, that many manufacturers in Trefton 1 || d other neigbborhnoda hare decided again to limit t b-ir produc Ion, and In rome c?ae* auap<-ndad opara, lona altogether Komor.of a large bouae iu London bej nj in difficultie* baa addi d to tbe gloom. f'olllloMl l>iielll|_?ii?rea Amotnxx Tavl?h 1'aern ?The Htgitltr, publlabad at Daurilie, Va , ha? pUced the name of (leneral Taylor at the li. ad of ita coluuma, aa a candidate tor tbe next presidency. Mxxtmo er thv CanaDUff PiiLUMrrr ?The rarllameat of Canada I* nailed to meet, far tho d-apatch of bn mum, on tbe 36th ln*tant Couaiderable Injury wa* dona to tbe fruit tree a In tbla reg't>n l>y t. e late *ao? Mum Tbe dauipneta of the now cauc d it to s there to the tree* in large quantities aod many brtoehM war* broken off io oooffqunac*. 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BOW EllYTHEATRE, Bowary.?The Fatal Dowet? > A?modeu??Otello. CHATHAM THEATRE. Chatham street ? Metamo. ra; or, Tbe Laat of the Pollywogi?Litino Pictube*?Aonel db vere. 1 PALMO'S OPERA HOUSE, Chamber* etraet.?Model | Artiiti i BROADWAY ODEON, Broadway.?Comic Binding, r Ice?Tableau* Vivani*. ' MECHANICS' HALL. Broadway, near Broome itreet? CHRI?TT'? MllflTRELI?ETHIOriAN BlNOINO?budleique ^ Dancino, ftc. , PANORAMA HALL, Broadway,Rear Houston it-Bani rant)'* Panorama or the Mluiwrrt Rivkr Brunktti'i Model or Ancient Jeeuaalem?Two ex, hlaihona.at 2 and 7ttf o'clock, P. M. 1 New kork, Friday, February 11, 1848. ADVERTISEMENTS received for one inserI tion only. __ i The Blectrlc Telegraph. ' The telegraphic wires furnished no news from l the south last night, the mail with advices from New Orleans having failed to reach the southern extremity of the line. The Coi.jreasional and Legislative reports, however, came to hand, the Postmaster General, luckily, having no control over the transmission of intelligence by telegraph. In the Senate, a resolution of thanks i was offered to Col. Doniphan and his command, lor their military achievements in Chihuahua. ! Mr. Cass offered a joint resolution, authorizing 1 an issue of silver medals among those offii cera and men, of the regular army, who dis tinguished themselves in the Mexican campaign; j and for the appointment of aboard of officers, to examine and report the names of those who arc worthy of such honors. A bill was s passed to increase the medical staff of the ? army for a limited time. The special order * of the day?the Ten Regiment bill?was taken - up, and u speech from Mr. Underwood, of j Kentucky, in opposition to the bill, detailing a a catalogue of financial and other difficulties that " must overtake this country if the prosecution of t tl;e war be persevered in, brought the day to a y close. In the ;House of Representatives, the il war loan bill was the most important subject * under consideration. Mr. Marsh, of Vermont, b aod Mr. Brown, of Mississippi, occupied the j full nm.tsure of time allowed them by the one i. hour rule in the discussion of this question ; the former in opposition to, and the latter in favor t of, the bill. 4 The report of the legislative proceedings ton day, as has been the case during the greater part - of the session, give evidence of the political manoeuvring going on in both houses, in the ? creation of offices for favorite partizans, principally lawyers, who have been deprived of lucra: tive berths by the alterations in the constitution of the State. Our report exhibits the progress ' of this spirit, in the appointment of referees in t equity, and in the debate to ascertain in whom ' will the power rest of appointing commissioners of deeds and notaries public. The General Mai nufacturing law passed the Senate, with the b Oriskany clause conditionally attached thereto; * which, with the business above mentioned, is * about the extent of the day's doings. * The News from Europe, " The news from Europe, which we publish in r this day's pnper,continues to be very interesting, and to bear out the speculations and opinions 1 we have already given to the public, on the vae rious movements now going on in Europe. It embraces a space of only about eight days; J hut in that brief period of time, the fluctuations ,f in the markets ure quite interesting. Corn and * cotton move in a s-e-saw way; when corn goes

s u:ia little, cotton goes down; and when cotton J goes up, #orn goes down. After a few fluctua0 tions of this description, the prices of both reachn cd about the sfhne point at the end of the eight ,! days, that they were at the commencement, so that the great staples in the English markets are 9 pretty much in the same position that they were , in at the time of the sailing of the previous 1 steamer. ! It is a period of repose in commercial affairs, that period that intervenes between seasons of J creat speculation. The money market is in a simi1 larcondition. The specie in the Bank ofEngland [ is gradually increasing, having reached well i nigh twelve millions and a half. Discussions ( w ere held in that institution, on the propriety of I diminishing the rate of interest, but no resolution was taken on that point for the present. * Failures among the commercial classes were , disappearing, and. on every hand, trade and com' merce appeared to be gradually and slowly reachi ing firm ground. When the specie in the Bank J of England shall have reached fourteen or fifteen millions, when the interest ot money hall have been lowered, it is probable that the great capitalists will mike their usual preparations for unothervast speculative movement in the staples of commerce. The rest of the world is entirely in their hands, and must Hubmit to their operations sooner or later. In political atfiirs matters are, also, in a state f of calm and repose, both in England and on the t continent. Parliament is not in session in Lon| don. All the old parties seem to be broken up; i everything is in confusion and fog, and the same 1 characteristics apply to continental affairs. In i France, speculations are indulged in on the re| suits that would probably grow out of the demise of Louis Philippe, who is now old, and whose health is not very strong. The affairs of 1 S<vnzeriand are pacified for the moment, but an ominous aspect of excitement appears to be afft cting Italy, under the auspices of his holiness : the Pope. According to all appearances and all ! accounts, the Italian peninsula will present one ' of the most interesting conditions before : six months, that it has done for the last two I thousand years. Pope Pius, by the journals I of London and Paris, is beginning to be denouncI ed as a revolutionist, as a Jacobin, as a disturber ! of the peace of Europe, because he will not subI nut to the articles of despotism from Germany. Symptoms nre developing themselves favorai ble to the belief that the Pope may create a revo' lution in Europe, in connection with the reconstruction of the Catholic religion, that will pre' sent a new phase in the history of the civilized WOrW. j 40* >'wr local motr*r, * fourth pif> / CotnncftciAL Failttms?Th* steamer bring* a* accounts of additional commercial failure* in Europe, England, and elsewhere. Of the moat important of those which have recently taken place in Havre, we are sorry to say, that the highly respectable and long established house of Delaunay k Co., of Havre and New York, has suspended payment, and, it is generally reported, to a large amount, probably half a million of dollars. A few weeks ago, one ot the younger members of this house here, embarked in one of our packet ships for Havre, in consequence of receiving intelligence of the failing health of his father, the well known founder of the house in question. By this failure, we un derstand a number of our French importers will be affected, more or less, but we hope not very seriously. The house here were the bankers o' the Italian opera; but that establishment, from the perfect equality between its expenses and receipts, can receive injury from no quarter whatever in the banking line. In the recent revulsion, Havre has received a pretty severe blow. One of the most important failures heretofore recorded, was that of Bonafic & Co., and to that we have to add the present. Indeed, we are afraid that more failures will take place in the American trade with France. Ano iher idea, also, seems probable. The merchants of New York and other large cities on this continent, have hitherto stood the hurricane remarkably well. We have escaped with comparatively few failures?those of Prime & Co., Benafie & Co., and Delauney & Co. being the leading ones, all ot whom, however, were engaged in the exchange business. We much fear that the terrible revulsion that has taken plaee in England and other parts of Europe, will yet exhibit its effects on the trade of .New York and this country. It is impossible for so many suspensions to take place on that side of the water, without involving vast losses to the merchants in this and other cities, and we have yet to see how we can get through the coming spring and summer. The New Police Bill.?On Monday evening next, we understand, Mayor Brady will present to the Common Council for their approval, a new police bill, or an improvement on the present system. The following are, we learn, about the main points in the bill:? In the first place, the number of Btation houses will be reduced from eighteen to nine, and a captain with two assistants will be appointed for each station, to be on duty night and day. The night police, or watchmen, will consist ot 500 men, 250 of which will be on duty during each night; and to ensure the puncfual attendance of men thus appointed, a chance list will be in attendance at each station house, so, that in the absence of any regular member, one of the chance men is placed on duty to fill the vacancy for that night, receiving the pay for such service, which is deducted from the regular policeman. The day police will consist of fifty men, dis. tributed in the several wards, ub occasion may require; in addition to which, the mayor will appoint 100 marshals, to attend the police offices, and other courts, who will receive a small salary, together with such fees accruing from such court as was heretofore prescribed by law. A superintendent will be appointed, whose duty it will bs to oversee the whole department, under the direction of the mayor. The above are the main features of the bill, which, in all probability, will become a law. Thus savin? the tax uavers of this citv two hundred thousand dollars annually less than the present system. And the property will probably be as well guarded, and possibly better, as each post allotted to a policeman will be filled nightly; but as it now stands, nearly halt the posts in many of the wards are left unp|ptected, through sickness or want of industry, by those appointed to perform the duty. The Accepted Bet.?We gave notice yesterday, in a regular way, to Messrs. Greeley'and McElrath, of our having accepted their bet relative to the respective circulation of the two papers, the Herald and the Tribune. We also advise them now, that we have deposited two hundred dollars in the hands of Messrs. Fersse & Brooks, No. 65 Nassau street, as the amount agreed upon on our part, to be determined by the issue of the investigation between the two establishments. We request our Fourierite contemporary to place a similar amount in the same hands, or to select any other respectable house in which the two sums can be safely placed. Let us proceed at once in the investigation. Messrs. Greeley and McElrath, we wait for you to move. The sooner the bet is decided, and the two orphan asylums receive the money, the more advantage it will be to those institutions at this inclement season of the year. A Locofoco Orator in Europe.?Some of the London journals republish a portion of the famous speech made by Judge Barton, of Philadelphia, at the great locofoco meeting a few weeks since, in whicti he served up Queen Victoria and P Albert, in very bad taste, to say the least t The indignation of the English journals is v natural; for the speech of Judge Barton was anything but creditable to him, to Philadelphia, or to the party to which he belongs. We hope the report of that speech, which was perfectly correct, in spite of all attempts to im. pugn its accuracy; and the publication of it, will teach those violent speakers to be, hereafter, a little more temperate, and introduce better taste in their tirades, involving the character and reputation of any person, whether high or low, or wherever they live. Opera Affairs.?The controversy relative to the skill, taste, and talents of Madame Biscaccianti, is just as warm as ever between the various critics; and the question whether she is a great artist or not, seems to be as much undecided as it has been on any former occasion. The critics of the two Couriert denounce her plumply and decidedly as a failure, and no artist. The critics ?f some of the other papers deny this sweeping decision, but admit that she has some faults, and has more talent and genius than she receives credit for, and has greater power than any other soprano attached to the troupe. She only wants a little more cultivation. One thing is certain in this curious controversy,and that is.that Madame Biscaccianti hasdrawn fuller houses during the evenings she performed at the opera, than any other soprano or mezzo soprano of the troupe. If she has no talent, no genius, no taste, and is no artist, there must be something ahout her very original and curious, which briugs forth the people and fills the house, as she appears to do on every occasion she sings. Farcy Balls at thk Otera.?Why don't the managers endeavor to get up a few fancy halls at the Astor Place Opera House, on the off nights of the opera They would yield handsome contributions to the somewhat empty treasury of the : troupe. It is said that there have been subscriptions made among the subscribers, amounting to fourthousand dollars, in private contributions, to pay off some of the back debts created by the company. We are afraid that this attempt to establish a permanent opera here, will fail, unless more economy is introduced. They have artists enough for three separate and independent trouprt, and are paying three times over, when ons troupe would be sufficient. There must be some change in this, or there will be a regular swamping of the whole concern. We again say, why don't they get up some fancy halls 1 Our Foreign Correspondence.?We have re? csived nareral intonating letter* from oorra,' youdeata in RmrrtP?t which w* shall five kl an j arir day | TELEGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE, Mall Vallate,. Petersburg, Feb. 10, 1848. The Southern mail failed south ofWilming ton. No news. Weather and Navigation. Cincinnati, Jan. 10. The weather is fine, and the river in fair boai ing order. THIRTIRTH CONGRK9S. rirst session. Senate. Waihinoton. Feb. 10,1S48. The Senate convened at the tuual hoar, and after tt transaction of the ordinary business, several memorit and petitions were presented, after whioh, a few repor from oommlttees, of no general interest, were made. thanks to col. donifhan and iii! command. Mr. Harnioan introduced a join: r?solution of than! to-Col. Doniphan and the offloers and men who servi under him in the Chihuahua expedition. honoss for the brave. Mr. Cass introduoed a Joint resolution authorising tl issue of a lilTer medal of large eiie to offloera of,the am aad one of amaller eiie to the soldiers of the reguli foroe who have distinguished themselves in any of t] battles In Msxloo. Also, honorary certificates on pare ment, a board of officers to be appointed to examine tl merits and report the names of those worthy of the pr posed honors. In the oase of an effloer or private kill in battle, the medal shall be given to his family or nes est relatives. Referred and ordered printed. mas or thi operations in mexico. A map of the operations in Mexico was presented ai ordered printed. bask willambttee. A bill granting a register, to the bark Willamett was passed. INCREASE or THE MEDICAL STArr or THE ABMT. A bill increasing the medical staff of the army fo: limited time, was passed. the tbi* regiment bill. The ten regiment bill was then taken up. Mr. Underwood spoke in opposition to the bill. ] oontended that the ground assumed by the admlnlsti tlon at the inoeption of the war was untenable; and t annexation of Mexioo wholly impraotioable. The n was involving the flnanoes of the country in inextrli ble difficulties, and the projeot which these difficult had suggested, levying oontrlbuti >ns upon Mexioo, vi wholly impraotioable. No indemnity could be obtain from Mexioo. He olosed, by reoommending the wll drawal of our troops, and holding a sufficient quant of land to indemnify ourselves. Mr. Tuanet obtained the floor for to-morrow; a the Senate adjourned. House off Representatives. petition to br1no thk war to a close. Mr. Kino, of Mass., moved that n ui? worial from! Society ef Friends, praying the speedy termination the war, be reoeived and printed. Mr. Coss,ef Georgia, objected. If the memorial the Soolety of Friends were received on that subjeot would open the door for other memorials. Mr. Henlev, of Indlani, was also against reoelving 1 memorial; for they charge the members of the Hoi with a want of due regard for peaoe. They ohargi falsehood against one party, for it is against them 1 oharge is aimed, when they acouse them of desiring w The Society of Friends were wholly opposed to war. admitted they were respectable, but they were notorl lor tneir peculiarities. Tney say tney use no p ia politics. In this they are inconsistent, for tl vote always for the federal oandidate for President Mr. Palfrey, of Massachusetts, followed on the sa side with Mr. King. He bad a memorial on the sa subject, but he could not have it presented. The v was taken on the printing of the memorial, and it ^ rejected?ayes 78, noes 83. the was loan bill. The war loan bill was then taken up in committee. Mr. Marsh, of Vermont, addressed the House, believed that the annexation of Texas was the mean produolng great evil to this country. Gentlemen of North think so, and he was sure many of the Southi people and their representatives were beginning to tertaln the same opinion. The great question now is, h peaoe shall be obtained? No peaoe could be honorable the United States that was not honorable to Mexi He had said over and over again that the United Sts owed Mexioo compensation for the loss of Tesas. Notb could be gained by the annexation of the territories California and New Mexioo. Those territories weri no use to the United Strtes, either in a commercial financial point o( view. We oould gsin nothing by i nexlng them, and he would have nothing to do w them. He next took up the war, and the met proposed for sustaining it. The Secretary of I Treasury proposed a tax on tea and coffee Others proposed to tax bank stock and i property. In his opinion the government oould net s oeed in imposing any of these taxes. In reference the proposed increase of the army, he denounoed mode resorted to for raising troops?praised the ado ted officers of the regular army and disparaged the lunteers. What class, he asked, was to supply the i levees ? Why, the momont the edict went forth, a of cormorants would flock from the four quarters of Union, or a set of coxcombs, having nothing to reci mend them bat impudenoe. He feared that our mill ry seminaries would be destroyed by politleel corr tion; and in the event of an European war, our na discipline had become so obanged, that the oldest c< modore would And himself displaced by a New York lot. Mr. Browh,of Mississippi, spoke at considerable leni in support of the bill He took up the history of] Slidell's commission, and his correspondence with I Mexican authorities ; the position of General Tay and his movements with the army under his oommi previous to the breaking out of hostilities. He oontei od that General Taylor was not sent to the ] Grande, nor to Matamoras. The war was broui on by the aot of General Taylor himself. But (Brown) did not blame that general, as the course had pursued was probably justifiable under the circs stances. The government had sustained the honor i the rights of the oountry, and exhibited great abii and atatemanahlp in the management of the war Whatever taxes might be imposed, whether dirsot indirect, would receive his approbation. He, for o would pay his share willingly, to support the honor s interests of the country. tw. aamaluaa -mm.a 4k. u.?.a ndi. 1 a law uuuiiuiiivn ivec auu uin nuuoo ?uju*ruru. NEW YORK tiKGISLATURB. Senate. Albart, Feb. 10,184S UERERAL MARVPACTURIRO BILL. Mr. 8. H. P. Hall reported a general manufaoturl bill oomplete, with amendments. The report waa m* the special order for to-day. BARK ISSUES. Mr. 8. H. P. Hai l introduoed a bill regulating the euee of lnoorporated banka. rBB-EMPTI0R RlflKTI . A bill waa passed, amtn ding an aet authorising as of pre-emption rlghta. A petition from Fox and 8mlth, waa received agali nny legislation Interfering with Morse's telegraph. referees ir eq U ITT. Mr Boree offered a resolution, which was agreed | that the Judiolary Committee inquire whether refer | la equity, to hear testimony, ean be appointed; and if whether the power ahould not be given to the 8upre Court to make such appointments. OKRERAL MARUPACTURIRO LAW. The General Manufacturing law was taken np, rrpo 1 cJ.and agreed to, aud the bill ordered to a third rea tug. The most Important amendment to this bill a the Oriakany clause, whloh is to take effeot only pi vlous to the payment of the entire capital of the ooi i r*ny. Olt LIGHT BILL. The general bill, to incorporate gaa light eompani i*s referred to a select committee to be reported oo plete. Adjourned Assembly. CHARTER C'> IARATOOA ARC WAiHIRnTOR RAILROAD Mr Phirii reported o bill to amend the oharter the Saratoga and Washington railway. thr bbooml.tr orphar asvll'm. Mr. Rariom reported favorably on Senate bill relatl to the Orphan Asylum at Brooklyn. THE BOARD OP SUPERVISORS. Mr. Cor reported against the petition to equalise i presentation In boards of supervisors. Report agreed rew tore citv ir wart op morpv. C. C. Bkrediot reported in faror of a bill to autbr Ire the Corporation of N?? York to raise money. rut muMMKAiio* or ? 4 ?m. Ut. ?mmmv alrt ptptfHi in hm W WU t? latif H<im MM Bdv H ABtam IIIWttL or TNI lilltlL. Mr. Cbaklics Introduced a bill to remove the capital to Now York. Debate In oommittee going on, on the bill relative to the appointment of Commteaionera of Deeds. >' uiitbict school librarian!. Mr. Pruvn reported a bill againat compeniating Diltriot School Librariane. causei m equity. Mr. Raymond introduced a bill in relation to the ret ferenoe of cauaea in equity. commissioners 01' died! and notaries fublic. Debate waa continued on the bill providing for the ap" peintaent of Commlaaionera of Deeda and Notariea Pub. lio. Tte question, on motion of Mr. Pruyn, to give the appointment of notariea to boar Ja of auperviaora, gave rlAe to further debate, whiob took a wide range, and the bill waa eventually aent to a aeleot oommittee, with in' ' atruotlona to provide for the election of Commissioners d* of Deeda in citiea by the people; and ot Notariea in 1* towna alao to be ohoaen by the people, the board of the town to aot aa auditors, to aettle upon the number of notariea. ka The aame oommittee took up the bill to provide for the id appointment of Commieaionera of Deeda in the oltiea of Albany and Troy. The bill waa made general, ao aa to apply to all the lie citiea; and waa then paaaed in oommittee, giving the iy power of appointment to the Common Counoil, tbua re( ar veraiug their notion on the previoue bill. Aa thia bil be will be ready for a third reading before the other will be h- reported, it will probably paaa. he Hstrlceta. o ^ Cincinnati, February 10.?Flour?Tranaaotiona in flour were light, and we have only to notioe aalea of 360 bble. at $4 16 for oountry branda. Wheat waa dull.? Corn?Salea of about 1000 aaoka were made, of handsome quality. at 53)^0. Barley waa quiet at 46 a 46o. Hoga? ad Salea of 403 head were made at $3 di>?. There waa no ohange in pork worth reporting Baltimore, Feb 10.?The steamer's news waa duly rata, oelved by telegraph to- day, and had a tendency to unaettle the market for breadatuffa, wbioh aeemt d to ahow no animation whatever. Corn?The market waa inao r a tlve. and a ale* war* only making to a limited extent. Whiskey oontinued dull, and we oould hear of no sale* worth reporting Provisions?The market was quite unsettled by the steamer's news, consequently sales were ery limited. He Boston, Feb 10.?Flour?Sales of 600 hbls, including ra- Western brands, with some lots of Genesee, were made he at $0 'Jo a 6 3~X._Corn?Sales of 7000 bnshels were made, 'ar including Western mixed, at 69 a 6lo. Bye?Sales of 600 bushels were made at 88a. Provisions exhibited no ohange. Freights were inactive The telegraphio news ies brought by the Sarah Sands produoed no material effect 'as upon the market to-day. led " th- Ocean Steam Navigation.?The American Ity steamship Washington having been repaired and refitted, will be taken to her dock next Monn<i day, for the purpose of taking in her coal and otherwise preparing for the next voyage across the Atlantic; during which it is to be hoped old ;be Boreus will be more lenient towards her, than he 0f was on her last trip. She will leave here on the 20th instant. of The steamship Southerner, as we have already ,it mentioned, has commenced plying between this city and Charleston. Her partner, the fine steamship Northerner, will take her place in the line, and will leave here to-morrow afternoon, at four o'clock, for the 6ame city. u The spring business, so far as steamships are concerned, has fairly commenced. ?us Theatrical and Musical, Park Thratrk ?The attendance last night at this >e7 house was quite full, and, as usual, the utmost delight was testified by all at the numerous, varied, and gracem? ful feats performed by the numerous artists connected m* with the establishment. We have so frequently partlote oularlssd the various actors, and oommended their ras doiogs, that it is unnecessary for ns to do more than reiterate the assertion, that this troupt is unquestionably the best that have ever exhibited in New York. Tonight, MoFarland, the somerset turner, takes a benefit. He is great at his business, and has fully established bis Ho right to be oonsidered the best vaulter and gymnast in f the Union We trust he will have a good house; he puts forth a bill which Includes all the good things which the Lhifl ciunntni nan do ?rn Bowery Theatre.?Last evening, the performances en- commenced with the drama of " Asmodena," in whioh Miss Clarke, as Carlo, the little devil, sustained the charto acter well, as also Waloot in the part ef Raphael. Next ico. followed Rice's laughable pieoe of the " Virginia Mum tes - my." in whioh he played the charaoter of Ginger Blue lng and during his representation cf the Mummy, he kept , of the house In roars ot laughter. Indeed, It would be difficult to Had bis equal in the personation of negro ohar? of aoter The drama of " Victorine" was well sustained or throughout, particularly the parte of Vlotorine and Alexandre, a rave, by Miss Clarke and Mr. Waleot The * entertainments closed with the oomedy of a " Tompkins ith Blue," in which Walcot, as A. Tompkins, Esq , was. ss ins usual, in every oharacter he undertakes, very resneot.v. able This evening, Massinger's tragedy of the " Fatnl Dowery." This will be a rich treat, as Mr. Marshall, an ? actor of great celebrity, and also a great favorite, will eal sustain the charaoter of Romont This piece will be followed by the drama of" Asmodeus;" and the grand burj - lesque opera ot ' Otello'' will oonolude the amusements, to Any one who has ever seen Rloe in this charaoter cantBe not resist the desire of witnessing his personation of Otello, as it is one of the most amusing, laughable burlesques we have ever seeu, and Rice the most genuine vo- oouedian, in his line, we would wish to see. lew Chatham Theatre?Mr. Brougham's u Living Piceet tures.or Physiographical Experiment*," was thsopening the piece here last evening?Mr. B. playing Bob Plastio to jm- Sutherland's Frank Vivian, (an artist ) and Taylor's Ita- Uncle Gabriel In ths oourse of the piece, the living porUp. traits of Charles 1st, Franklin, Wellington, Napoleon, and Washington, were exhibited with humorous rffeot, but 1 neither likeness, bowevsr, was "remarksble" for ita fldell>m. ty or rrsemblanoe to the originals. The burlesque piece, p|. " Metamora. or, The Last of the Pollywogs," whs again repeated. We can recognise new beauties, new points ith ln the piece, the oftener we see it presented, and it rrfleets much credit upon the able talents of Mr B the w~- manner in whioh it is got out. Since its first produces tion upon the boards of the Chaibam theatre, all who |rr have witnessed its performance have pronounced it ad' mirable in its line. Those who have not as yet seen this lDa new piece, should avail themselves of the present oppornd tunlty. See the bills of the day. Rio Christy's Minstrels?The nineteenth week of these rht "Ids'"* is nearly concluded; and, from tbe appearance of 1 things, we think they will rux through the whole fiftytwo of the year. They are oertainly the most admlrahe ble singers that sver joined voices in Ethlopean singlm. log. Nothing but their intrinsic merit could have brought down such a perfect avalanche of sucoess, in* fame, and oash to beot, on them. litJ Broadway Odeoi* ?Tbe Model Artists and comic singing, Grecian exercises, kc , at this house are quite or popular. Visiters to the saloon find it quite oonvenisnt to pass on to the Odeon, and pass a oouple of hours ln n*' viswiog the exhibitions thert. in(i Pai.mo's Opera House.?The (roups of Model Artists at this place performed laet evening for the benefit of M. Tbelrs, tbe manager. Tbe house was tolerably well attended and tbe tableaux went off handsomelr. Ttaev give no leu* than twenty different groups in the oonrse of the evening, and the symmetry and graoe of the artists is of the first order ' Bruretti'i Model or Awcient Jerusalem bids fair to beooine the great attraotioa of the town. It Is an sk, hlbltlon of a Kind that will Interest every one, and all who visit It may be certain of being both instructed and ide amused. PriNETTo's Learned Birds, at the Snolety Library, are astonishing every body. It is really surprising te see the intelligence shown by these tiny performers It is decidedly a most pleasing and Innocent exhibition. Dumbi etor'i Ethioskn Tsourr have performed for the Ust two evenings in New?rk to crowded houses. ,1M This is just as we promised, knowing the splendid ibtlltios of this unrivalled band They open In Boston, at the Melodeon, on Monday next. Miss Julia Turnbull and Mr G W. Smith conoluded a ' t very suooeeslul engagement at Baltimore on Saturday evening, anil are now playing at the Adetphi theatre, Waahi ngton. The Hecuin lra?pi are giving concerts at Providence, to. Miss Wenyes and Miss Julia Dean commenced an see engagement at the Walnut street theatre last evening. ? .Mr. O. Vandenhoff is playing at the Rtohmond theatre me The Opera irovpt of Astor place, are to open at Philadelphia on Moniay evening next. rt. MAILS FOB. 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