Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 6, 1848, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 6, 1848 Page 2
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I*?w York, Tuciftiiy, Jniie O, IWSi Actual Circulation of li>? Herald. June 6. Monday 1U.96S copies. T > publication of the Herald nomtudnced y??larla* ' 10 minntes before 2 o'clock, and finished at 20 minutes before 7 o clock. Important Polltlral Movements. Wo are overwhelmed with important nud curious political intelligence of all kinds, bearing upon the Presidential election. Last evening a very amusing and interesting meeting was held in the Tabernacle, for the purpose of expressing burning sympathy, and of taking solid measures in favor of Irish liberty beyond seas. Distinguished orators and speakers from all the parties and factions round the country, gathered into the Tabernacle to tickle the naturalized and unnaturalized Irishmen ef New York. Senator Hannegan, the friend of General Cass, from Washington; John Van Buren, the great light of the barnburners; David Graham, the friend of Henry Clay; and Robert Kmmett, the supporter of the great unknown, besides two or three mayors and a large kitchenfull of aldermen, attended the meeting and spoke terribly for Ireland. It was a great ( meeting ; yet Queen Victoria, Lord John, and the British government, need not be alarmed?for the purposes of this demonstration in the New \ork Tabernacle look more to the ballot boxes of the | United States, than the cartridge boxes in Ire- 1 land. It was, in fact, a regular auction tor l'resi- | J .;_1 liwwifiwMi* 1 turn burners. were all there, bidding over each other for the Irish vote. The bargain will be knocked down and the purchaser known on the 7th of November. See report in another column. Our news from Philadelphia is also interesting. 1 The delegates to the whig convention are rapidly reaching that city. Great excitement begins to prevail. The friends of Clay and Taylor are in oj>en collision, and increasing in bitt"rness towards each other every day. It is now af- \ firmed that if Mr. I lay does not get the nomination j on the first ballot, he mill be dropped by his friends: and many of them declare that they will go for Scott, hut never for Taylor. By our correspondence elsewhere, it seems the 1 second choice of many of the Ohio and other Western delegates, is Scott. This is also the j choice of many in Western N?-w York. The 6ccond choice of the Massachusetts and other New England delegates, is supposed to be Taylor? , their first, Webster. It is also stated ihat four i of the Stnte delegations favorable for Clay, will, before going into any nomination, m.ike a confidential declaration to the convention, that if General Taylor be notninated, they will secede from the convention, and break up the whig party, sooner than lose the good chance there is now to elect Mr. Clay, through the weakness of the democracy, caused by the quarrel between the hunkers and barnburners j of New 1 >>rk. We have heard nothing lending to show that the convention will adopt tin' two-thirds rule. If it were adopted, Mr. Clay would probably be defeated on the first ballot. Webb and Greeley, of this city, are both in Philadelphia, moving heaven and earth, epaulettes and phalanxes, roast beef and galvanized squash, proof brandy and pure water, each in favor of his own man. Webb writes, it is reported, that Scott will be the compromise candidate, and that Clay and Taylor will neutralize each other, an Clay and Scott did in 1H4<), in favor of Harrison. The Wall street coterie are in extasies. According to all these ap|>carunces, the chances now are that Clay and Taylor will both be cheated und thrown overboard, and that General Scott may be competitor to General Cass. A terrible time is expected in Philadelphia. On the other side, the democracy are not idle. ?General Cass is coming north to New Y?rk, on his . way to Dstroit. Senators Benton, Allen, Foote and Houston are to accompany him a certain part of the ^ay. Also the barnburners hold their great meeting this afternoon in the Park. All the radical democracy is railed out?all the friends of the Wilmst proviso?all those who are in favor of th? colored races, from Africa or elsewhere. Placards have been issued callinir all the negroes out, to ! hear a great speech from John Van Huren. John ! spoke to th Irishmen lust night?he will speak to the Atrieanh this afternoon. If John can form a coalition or union between the Irish and the negro i races, he will work a grruter miracle than ever O'Connell, Bishop Hughes, or Pius the Ninth, j could do. The discovery of the philosopher's stone, or the squaring of the circle, will be to such a feat Tritlea light???ir The political news to-morrow will be intensely interesting. Wait and see. Mails for Etnore.?The steamship Hibernia, i f apt. Miannon, will leave this port to-morrow noon for Hahtax and Liverpool. The IVctkly Htrairi, % ??* 'iWl rnrimm '??n ii ? ' I' ?iw ?--^ >44 iw t%tffr*w u? M*J?t?i| (H JbHftM'niWCfitttig# I of MtrtHtr)'. Xc>t?Mt}wUiidit?g the firm *und taken by Lord lohn Kuseeil againat tnnoration and reform of very kind, and his adverseness to see England noving like tile r >t of the world, on the principle if conservatism, which he is hugging to death, the irospect i< ino?t favorable for a speedy organic :hange in the constitution and 1 iwa ot that country. The people of the United Kingdom have become tick and disgusted with the splendid and expensive jewgaws of royalty, and h ive evinced their determination of not only limiting that, the executive !?art of the government, but of accomplishing changes in the Legislature?which, when carried out. will produce the most beneticnl results, and deprive the aristocracy of almost all their influence. The matter whs first taken in hand by the Chartists, with wh se ultra notions, however, as they have been regarded, the middle classes of the people have 1 never agreed. The recent revolutions in Franc* and other countries, have manifested to all classes that England cannot keep still while those great changes are going on around her; and accordingly a project lias been set on foot by Mr. Hume, Mr. Cobden, j and others, to procure household suffrage, vote by ballot, triennial parliaments, and equal electoral districts. If these reforms be carried out, the aristocracy will receive a blow which will virtually de- i i'i nt uifin 01 an influence, ana place me govern- ' inent in the hands of the people. To prove this, it may be necessary to take a glance at the constitu- I ents of the present House of Commons. It com- j prises six hundred and fifty-eight members, three hundred and thirty of whom are returned by 3,127,- i 000 persons, and the remaining three hundred und j twenty-eight members are returned by the rest of ! ihe population, 23,S73,<?00. Thus, one portion of i the population has one member for every 9,400 persons, and the other one member lor every 73,000 persons. Household suffrage and equal electoral districts would,of course, destroy this inequality of representation. Again, of these 658 members, 267 are connected with the aristocracy, by birth or marriage. Of these, upwards of seventy are lords in name, and seventy are heirs to |>eerages. Now, when it is recollected that the House of Commons is, jmr exrrllenrc, the representative of the body, it is j easy to see how the people are represented. House, j hold suffrage will not return aristocrats, or lords, or peers to that house. It will return men of the people, who come from the people, and are identified with their interests; and thus the aristocracy in that house will be floored, and, through the reform, the influence of the House of Peers will be reduced to nothing ; for the House can withhold supplies, and in this way control the Peers?every bill for the outlay of money having to originate in j that house. It is to accomplish these reforms that Mr. | Cobden and Mr. Hume have taken the field; j and the assaults which Lord John Russell has al- ' ready made on these gentlemen, show how much he fears the accomplishment of the task which they have undertaken. There are others,'how- , ever, in the field, as well as Mr. Cobden and Mr. j Hume. The old Manchester party, with whom | the anti-corn-law league originated, have resolved i to form a new association upon the old basis. A 1 meeting was called, at which every actual working ! man of the late league attended, every one of whom | declared himself favorable to household suffrage, j vote bv ballot, triennial parliaments, and cuual I electoral districts. This new league is to co-opprate with the reform party, headed by Mr. limns und Mr. Cobden; and an effort is being made to ; unite reformers of all kinds in one grand league, to be called the National League, to be pledged not to cease agitating till what they contend for shall be accomplished. The work has already been commenced; for Mr. Hume, in the House of Commons. recently asked leave to introduce a bill embodying these changes in the fundamental constitution of the country. Lord John Russell opposed it in every shape, and committed himself against reform of every kind. He stands pledged ag linst all innovation of the kind proposed, as well as against curtailing the expenses of the government, although those expanses have, during the last year, exceeded the income of the mtion by about thr>-e millions of pounds sterling. He has also committed himself with the Irish, not only by his procuring the passage of the bill for the better security of the crown, but by his declaration that he would resist, as long as lie had breath in his body, any attempt to repeal tin union between the two countries. Under these circumstances, it is not to be wondered at that the general impression in England is, that Lord John Russell is not a cora,?etent man to be at the helm of State in the present crisis of affairs. He is assaulted on all sides, an ' find* no sympathy except from those who, like Louis Philippe a month before the revolution which tossed | him about on the English Channel in a fishing I smack, think they are secure from the people, and can ride over them rough-shod as much as they please. Indeed, there 19 every probability that the next steamer will bring us intelligence of his resignation, as Sir Robert Peel, it is known, has had several interviews recently with her majesty, at ) which arrangements were made for the organiza- ) tion of a new ministry, of which he is to be the , head. Sir Robert Peel is a remarkably ehrewd statesman?he is an attentive watcher ?f the rourse of public uffairs in his retirement. He sounds public opinion, feels the public pulse, and finds out what changes are demanded. If popular opinion is too ; strong to be resisted, he jumps into office, puts ; himself at the head of it, and instead of foolishly I resixtinsr its nroirress. he leads the van himself in ! reform, and turns th?- current into a legitimate channel. This haw been his favorite policy in times past, and we are confident that he is about to play the same game again. We may therefore look, at a very early day, for a change in the ministry, tho elevation of Sir Kobert Peel to power, and all the reforms which the state of the times and the wants of the |>eople demand, including household suffrage, vote by ballot, and sweeping financial reforms in every department of State. The aflairs of Ireland will of course o:uupy Sir Robert l'cei's attention, and there is good reason to supi>ose that he would be willing to extend these reforms to that country also; and we do not | doubt but that he will propose them, and endeavor | to head off the agitators. We doubt very mueh, however, if ihe people of that country would be satisfied with anything short of a repeal of the ^ union, and a domestic parliament. It has been i the desire of their hearts for a number of years, ' and they have been taught to believe in it as a i panacea for all the evils under which they labor. J In view of the state of affairs there, too, it would j not surprise us much if he brought in a bill to drop that country " like a hot potato," and thus end the matter. ' >n the whole, it is evident that Knijland is in the midst nt her labor pains. She is writhing and twisting in her ngonjr?she ih nbout to call 111 s new aerouWitur, Lord John Htissell not being ! Hijfticiently skilful, who, in nil probability, will 1 deliver her in safety, administer strong purgatives | to purify her system of the sores of aristocracy and ! extravagance which are seated in it, und set her j on her feet again, to repeat the operation when it i ii required for the well being of her children. It will be a greHt step, and a few repetitious of the treatment would make the government of that country virtually a republic, with a ministry as an executive. Naval Intki.lioknck.?The U. S. s< hr " Onka-hy.e" will aail on or about the 9th, for Chagree, under the command of Lieut. Herryman, taking on, the lion. Elijah Hise, Charge d'Aflaires totianteinala, and the Hon. John Applcton, Charge d'Affaires to Holivia. Lieut. 13. oilers the op|M>rlunity to the mercantile community to forward letters if (Ia-v aHI. Till (^:ll,l>'y.i'li|lll,.|Kl i'lHs, ?Kf ttamocraMo nojitih?V tor thr offlc^of President, is beginning 10 pay the penalty of' ihc position which he occupics before the people. His Whole public life will be searched, and every act ot omission and commission which has characterized it, will be glaringly brought forward, exaggerated, and commented upon severely, by hi-1 political opponents. In this respect, he is not so comfortably situated as his predecessor was under the same circumstances. After a searching inquiry, it was discovered that Mr. Polk never omitted to do anything which he ought to have done, and never committed an act which he ought not to huve committed. In fact, as a public man, he was comparatively unknown, and on that account escaped what is in store for General Cass.? This gentleman is not so fortunate. In the course of his public life, he has taken a very active part in politics, and has been generally looked upon as an aspirant to the Presidency. He has filled many important offices, nnd has been distinguished in the Senate of th** United States. It is but a few days since he received his nomination, and as courtesy required, he resigned his in tllA ^nnrn Tliia rmimnlinn la ottwKnlftii to a desire to shirk voting on the Wtlmot proviso question, in connection with tlie bill to make Oregon a territory. His letter declaring his inability to attend the River and Harbor Convention has been re-published in a number of whig journals, and the sentiments contained in the book which he published while minister to France, are all brought up in fragrant judgment him. Notwithstanding all these things, however, we apprehend that General Cass, as a statesman and as a President, is ns well qualified to discharge the duties of that office, as any man we know of belonging to any party. The nominee of the whig convention, whoever he may be, mtt-st of course expect the same kind of treatment. Ilis political opponents will investigate his past conduct in like manner, and bring up everything against him which they can lay their hands upon. This is fair, nnd no more than right. A man whose life cannot hear a searching inquiry of this kind, is not fit to be President of this great country. It only proves what a man may expect when he is nominated for that high office. We apprehend, however, that it will puzzle the political enemies of General Taylor, in case that distinguished hero be nominated, to find anything in his past life that will be of electioneering profit to them. They will have their labor for their pains. Mr. Clay has been canvassed too often to make it advisable to repeat the process, as far as lie is concerned. His career is tolerably well known in this country. Mkktino of thk Whio Convention.?The Whig National Convention for the nomination of candidates for that party, for the offices of President and Vice President of the United States, will meet in Philadelphia to-morrow, and, in all probability, they will get through their labors after a day or two's deliberation, and perhaps on the lir.st day. The public will soon know who is to be General Cass's opponent in the approaching struggle, and will be able to form some opinion on the contest, which will then commence in earnest. The struggle will be unquestionably great between the friends of Mr. Clay and those of General Taylor, for the nomination, nnd it may possibly end in the selection of some other candidate by that body. It is probable that the whole matter will be arranged in caucus before the regular organization of the Convention; and if Mr. Cluy liifs to be cast aside, it will be done in a very polite and gentle manner. Speculation, however, will soon be needless. We shall have the facts in a day or two. We shall take pains to present our readers with graphic and accurate reports of each day's proceedings, which we shall lay before them as enrlv as possible. , Foreign Affairs.?We publish the following notices for the benefit of parties interested :? Danish Coivii'Latk* Boston. U. S A.. Juno 2 1848? Official notice from the Ministry of the Navy, nt Co peubBgen. has been received ut this Con-ulato. that from the 16th of May tlio following harbors only wid be blockaded vis Swltiemiiude. Wolmuti aud i ammill Kiel, with the mouth of the Schlciiwic Canal, at Hultenan before any new special publication emanates, no other harbor is to be considered a* blockaded." Ukukue M. Thatcher. II 11. Al. Consul. Notice is herehy given to all Sardinian subjects, deserters. or any others, now liable to conscription, that His Majesty, by an ordinance dated 31st of >iarr>h last, and signed by his Royal Highness, the Prince Lieutenant. has been pleased to remit the penalties to which th*y have exposed themselves, in violation of existing laws, by leaving the country He graciously allows them to re-enter their ranks us soldiers, inviting thim to return to their respective provinces and participant in the pains and glories of their brethren, now engaged in liberating Italy, their country, from foreign occupation. S. Daco?hi, Acting Sardinian Con*ul?Jeneral Merchants will of course take heed of the one, and those who wish " to participate in the pains and glories of liberating Italy," will take notice of the other. Postal Ahrangemknts with I?m>i,and. ? The retaliatory postage law now before Congress will, undoubtedly, have the desired effect. The English people are taking alarm, and show a disposition to do justice in the matter of postal rates between the two countries. The case has been brought before Parliament in the shape of an enquiry of the head of the government, by one of the members. There is nothing like showing a stiff uppar lip to i irent Britain, in everything. Later from Vknkzi'ei.a.?We are in receipt of tiles of the ElPatriota, published at Caracas, to the 24th of April. They were brought to this city via Maracaibo, by a gentleman from that place, who very kindly sent them to this office. The news is not of any decided nature, but what we have, goes to show that Ptiez' t party is on the wane, and that Monagas is in ill* ascendant. A petition had l?'eii presented by the oligarclnst (Puez) party to Congress for |>ermissioni to concede an amnesty for all political circumstances which had transpired since the 2jth of Jnfiua ry. This amnesty depends on their taking the s ah til oaths of allegiance to the government. El Patriuta does not mention the fate of it. The punishment of death was about to Ik- abolished in Venezuela. From Maracaibo we l:aru that all wis conntrrnation and confusion. The government troops had arrived at Gracia, within eight miles of the city, and were expected momentarily to enter the town at the time our informant left. Whether Paez's party was in the right or wrong, it seems they got the worst of it We trust, though, that having thus proved their inefficiency, they will, for the sake of their distracted country, submit to a fair and honorable arrangement. From Dkmrkara.?The schooner Globe, ('apt. S-e!y, arrived yesterday, with accounts from l)emerara to the 22d ult. (lovernor Light and family embarked for Euro|?e on the IHth. Ife was succeeded in the administration of government by the Hod. Mr. Walker, formerly secretary. The importation of coolies to the colony has not proved ns advantageous as was expected; and the propriety of abolishing the system was argued before the Assembly on the Hth. Among some remarks on the subject, the following wus embodied ifi a report from Karl Giey to the Governor :? " As there had been no Application from any iiuarter for coolie* thl* seanon. the presumption wan tli.it the description of Immigrant* might he dl>peni>ei| with. It ?M also suggested whether tne bounty on the Introdaetlou of Immigrant* frnm Madeira might not 1> altogether discontinued. and the fund* provided fur immigration purpo*e*, be wholly appr<i>rl?ied to bringing Immigrants from Africa, who. according to l)r Bonyun's report, appeared to b? in every rt-Mpoct suited to the production of sugar." Ct Riot s Fact tx Pknnsvi.vam.i?AIV Wii.mot Disowkkmmy his own Child.?The Hr.ulfmil (I'n.) Reporter, well known as the organ of Mr. Wilmot, .. f,., ??.Ur wilhn.,1 ..nn.l,?i?na ., qk. i ?i.?i .1. i ' <?' mmmg/f*--* i mui AbtaMI? 1 t Mi" ?1Th* <'?fl#!n hn? Ml#tl <-fl lh?? : lunuagtuunt of Mr. 8ir<i|'ion U%t uUiit was tbv !??t , expiring out of his long career of theatrical life, and all tbu association:" connected with the Park?SlmpBon. j Ulake, Barry. Povey. and all the old standards?arc swept off. But never mind: better times are coming for old Drury ? it will shortly come out rejuvenated. nu<l again our citigens will have the pleasure of assembling willnu its old whIIk, The liou?e was tolerably well tilled last evening. The pieces were -Charles II.." A llasty Conelusion ." aud "Siuipsonfc Co.'1 All went off j well, and now the Theatre will be close>i for a few weeks until Mr. Hainbliu re-opens it again; at that period we trust to be able to give a good account of the progress | of old l)rury. The Bowery, ever faithful to the public, and well recognized promises not to allow itself to be exceeded by any establishment, catering for general approba- I t'.oii. Last night afforded to a good and discriminating f.ishionable assembly, of the drama-loving public, an intellectual treat, by the representation of the newly i revived melo-drama of "Ehrenstein," in which Mr. W. Marshall, as Count William, the usurper, nut ?nly did justice to the audience. but to the author and himself. by a spirited and scholastic delineation of bin interesting part, which was received enthusiastically, und which must b? witnessed to be appreciated. The subsequent entertainments were well received, and will bear repetition. The piece will be repeated this evening. Tiie Chatham?As usual, was. as "Mose" would say, a "crammer'' last night. " Chaos Come Again."' ' The Old Oak Chest."' "New York As It Is," and "Land Sharks and Sea (lulls were the ptoses selected for the occasion, and they were received with high favor?and so were the songs and dances. Were we to say that all New York will regret the absenco of Mose, and 'New York As It Is,'' we know our rupporters would be uuaninious, but, as we are promised a new drama of greut interest, lire shall anxiously await its production j and. if it succeed, as prodigiously as Us predecessor. It will make a "pile." as tho sporting men say. for this highly popular house. The drama of "Louise or the White Scarf." will bo presented this evening ; also. ! "New York As It Is,'" and "Wreck Ashore." { Casti.k Garden.?This vast house was well attended last evening, notwithstanding the unfavorable state of the weather. That could not damp the ardor of our citizens to visit this magnificent place of amusement. The performances all went off with great eclat, Madame Augusta in particular being received with the utmost enthusiasm. This most elegant danstuse whose symmetrical and elegant figure shows to such advantage in the graceful dances which she performs, certainly stands pre-eminent iu her profession. There is grace in all her movements and refinement and modesty iu i her dancing. She will perform again this evening in i several beautiful dances. We must not omit mentionI iug the dramatic performances. The new stage is now so convenient and well arranged that none can i complain of not seeing it. Holland, that inimitable i actor, and the rest of the company, will prove highly attractive, and we trust that Messrs. French and Hefser will reap a handsome harvest for their enterprise in thus beautifully arranging Castle Garden. NinLo'u?Astoh Place. Broadway.?The re-opening, last evening.of this fashionable place of amusement, under the able management of tho celebrated Niblo. though not favored with fine weather, was well attended. The house seemed to us as bright. M crowded, and as well arranged as it was under the Italian Opera, on one of its most elegant nights. Niblo has made i some very important alterations in this establishment; | ami not tile least, in such a country as ours, is an | j equality of seats. The third tier of Astor Place, which i had been by the silly management of the Italian man- I agers. separated from the first and second tiers of boxes. I is now counvcted with the others by two staircases, at the top of which the aeronaut amateur finds two bars, where he may enjoy a cool drink, and recover from the heat occasioned by travelling up. Nevertheless this place of amusement will be. during the present season, one of the coolest in the city. The situation of the bui'.ding (between Astor place and Eighth street) allows all the windows to be opened ; and. consequently. the draught is. and will ever be. as tine and certain as it was at Niblo's Garden, when the fragrant breezes were playing among the ringlets of the lovely ladies who used to patrouize the garden. The Viennoise Danscuses wero the first attiaction presented by Niblo to the public. No doubt, these bewitching children will make a great sensation there, and fill the treasury of the manager. The English company for vaudovilles and comedy, is composed of the most clever actors of Ntw York?Messrs. Chippendale. Wnlcot. and John Sefton. Mrs. Maeder. the pretty Kate Horn. Miss Roberts. Mrs. Henry, and others. Niblo's Astor Place will be opeu every night, and. no doubt, its success will go on increasing. It is useless to add that the staircase and lobbies have been furnished and embellished with splendid trees aud flowers. It is the second volume ef Niblo's Garden. ChhuttS Mijutrkli ?There is an opera called L'Elisiru d'Amour,"' or the Elixir of Love," wherein one Doctor Dulcamara?we think Is the name?works wondors bv giving people this wonderful elixir. We think Christy's folks must have got a demijohn of it on

hand, as the people of New York do run after them in a most remarkable manner. Night after night do crowds assemble to hear them, and so it will continue for months to come, we feel certain. Stranorers arriv ing in town ought to visit them the first evening. Banvaru'* I'anor am i ?This great work in an attractive as ever. The visiters are all delighted with their telegraphic trip up or down the Mississippi. We commend it to the especial attention of eight-Seers Mei.odko* ?Thin snug house 1* no cool, no well ventilated. so admirably ratnnged, and the performance** are so racy. that the place is crowded every evening.? Mr. Dullinge is a capital dancer, and the champion bone player < r. G. Brown, is really and truly a surprizing performer. M. Dihreuil. the celebrated baritone, who met, last year, with s uch great success at the different concerts lie gave, with the talented French prima donna. Mad. Fleury Jolli. arrived in New York on Sunday morning last, from New Orleans. It will be remembered that M. Dubreuil belonged to M. Davis's French operatic company. We hope to have soon an opportunity of hearing the applause he will undoubtedly receivc at the first concert in which he will ving. French Link of Steamers from Havre to New Orleans.?The following is a translation of a communication written by M. Masson to a merchant at New Orleans:? " Whilst I remained in Havre, I became acquainted with M. Berthelot, with whom I went to Paris. and arrived there at the time of the revolution. We fought together for the sake of liberty. I was afterwards introduced into a cluh. where I became acquainted with several members of the provisional government. M. Arago. minister of marine, to whom 1 was particularly recommended, was kind enough to ask me questions upon the tnpographical position of the mouths of the Missi.sippl, and up?n the feasibility of establishing a line of steamers between Havre and New Orleans. I ! answered the best I could, conscious as 1 was that this { enterprise would be very advantageous. My opinion was tlint the steamers ought not to draw more than thirteen feet of water, and not be built ever "iOOO tons; that the crew ought to be chosen among the officers anil sailors of the government; and finally, that it was necessary that steamship* should be free of all duty to the custom house, as are men-of-war. " Messieurs Mnrrast and Ledru Itollin, who were present at our conversation, complimented mo and assured me that thoy shared my opinion on that subject: that the government thought to establish the line voted under Lonls Philippe, and that just after the convocation of the national convention, an appropriation would he proposed in order to put. a* soon as poMible, that line into operation " I therefore believe that New Orleans will toon be connected with Havre, by a line of transatlantic steamers. and soon become the rival of New York and Boston. Folic* Intflllipnee. Grand Laycenv ?Thomas Linar and F.Uen Murray ] werp arrested this morning, by officers Wood and Gill. , on a charge of stealing $70 from Joseph Balenfine, of i 146 Washington street. The money was subsequently ' found, and the woman discharged, and Linar fully committed. .Innthrr.--Francis Brenn was committed on a charge of stealing 35 doubloons from Joseph Boutoul. Petty Larcrniei ?Richard Longfleld. William Kain. ' Michael Boyd. Michael Downey. George Marker and t Samuel Simp*on, were severally committed on charges of petit larceny. J]itault unrf Battery.?Robert Flanagan. Pierce Sljayes, John Kelly. Patrick McGovern and Daniel Maley, were arrested under a warrant for a violent asI sault and battery on James Palmer, and committed. lnoiner.?r?cr niwmu" aniix itinnra rem, coiorca. wan arrested by officer* Keeny and McOee, ofthn sixth district, for* violent nssauitnnd buttery. It ippatrcd that, In May laet. be * tabbed a woman named Julia Jackson. on the Fire Point*. with a ca*c knife, tn the neck. There wm al*o a charge of grand larceny preferred agalnit him. He wax committed on both charges. .Innthrr.? William White wa? also held to bail for an assault and battery on Uncart Throckmorton, by (mapping a loaded putol at him John Doyle wan 1U0 committed under a warrant issued by Juatice Tiinpson for an assault and battery on f'harle* Augustus alia* Dutch Charley, by striking him on the head with a decanter. Grand Larcr.ny?Officer* YVhelan ami MeManu* arrested n woman named Mnry Mullinn yesterday evening. on a charge of stealing $160. It appeared that the prisoner resided with her sister in John street?that the latter had the money in a trunk, and that Mary procured a locksmith to tit n key for the trunk, with which she unlocked It and took the money out. She was fully committed. Jlrrtil of n Hurglnr ? V woman, who gare her namo a? Mary Dublin, whs arrested by Captain Magulre. of the tlth district of Police, charged with having been concerned with a man by the name of Miller, In breaking Into aclolhlng store in Nassau street, and stealing therefrom 'JpicCes of black cloth She was committed. Stralinz from thr fninn? On Saturday morning last, about lialf past 2 o'clock. Mr. Krancls Dunking of Division street, was at n house in Pearl street, and bad with him at the time a large parrel containing a Humility of black silk, two or three square* of Levantine. n f|iiantlty of gentlemen's satin cravat* and silk pocket handkerchiefs; after he left the hou?e ho was met In the street, and the parcel taken from him He say* that ft number of persons attached to a public institution were serenading at the time in the street *om? of whom, he supposes, must have taken the parcel through a Joke, but have forgotten to return It. Folltlral. Orw. Cam a??i> thv. Taoors in Mftics? A* Minn a* the Pennsylvania volunteer* in Mexico learned that Mr Cas* had offered In Congress a bill to reduce the payment for clothing from f'l M to >2 M) per month. f r each soldier. the; hung htm In efllgy upon a rope extending aero** the road over which they were travailing toward! the city of Mexico The eKfy waa finally lliillttlfc? i Mil t ?i?> ??IW? 11 mtnil I ?'| II I Tiu t>i<-nu?tow ?#uh llwiin flag to C*fli ik< Cwroa, t lb* Itollan UHg i ^ Mllttjj; < | Yesterday morning, at 10 o clock, u largo tibd re?pec raj l?b!i< number of tho Italian residents of New York met at Coluiub'a llitll, No. 303 Grand street. accompanied l>y the llaliau Guard*, a well drilled uuiform company, ma and a line soldierly looking wet of sua, altogether uumbering Home thirty muskets. The meeting was for the tr0 purpose of presenting a spleudid (lag to G Corrao, dei captain of the brig Carolina, who?e arrival was hailed with pleasure by his countrymen, having brought the Hlr tlr.st national Sag of their independence. The ting was brt a splendid affair, of three color*?green, white, and red J ?supported on the right with the American (lag and on the left the French tri-color. The procession moved ^ through Grand street, down Broadway to St. Peter's ap| Church, followed by a large body of spectators. On J'^'1 entering tho church, which was ailed with a vast num- wi, ber of ladies and gentlemen, to witness the interesting aIll ceremony, the mtliiary marched up tho centre aisle, fro and opened their columns, forming a passage for the j,r( commitu* to pass through. oct Tho llev. Dr. Pise, who was in waiting, with his mild thc a ml Kunovnliint. IfVtlriltir onu ntunonnu vuonin.il i ho Haw ~ ' ? -'"B vv-?.v???VVt.VVV..W? *"* ""a' lor in order to bless the name with the sacred rites of the ,IUl holy church, before the presentation. The reverend .,e| gentleman took the tlag from the bearers, and placed it ftt? on the altar, by the side of the crucillx; the band a:*- 0f cended to the choir, aud played the beautiful Hymn of jx Pope Pius IX.; after which Dr. Pise blessed the Itag with jta the benediction of heaven, and then delivered the fol- < lowing beautiful address to the committee:? ,na Italian*?With all the solemnities of the Church. 1 ^hc have blessed your beautiful national banner. With the af , bent diction of heaven upou it. let it spread out, in tjf, triumph, its trl-colorod folds to the breath of liberty. ,ini The spectacle now displayed to the astonished world is. j\j0 beyond all anticipation, glorious and consolatory?that rut of religion hand in hand with freedom?walking in light i<]( and beauty over Italy, united in an indissolmble and e.)e perpetual bond, by the immortal Pius IX. On This ceremony is a most delightful one to mc. in a j|n thrco-fold cupacity?as an American, as the son of an pi? Italian father, and us a priest of the Catholic church Uu Imbued from niy infancy with the love of liberty and tt>r order ; appreciating, by comparison, the blessings of foy my native land, it would be Impossible for me riot to zj,, sympathise with the nations of fc.uropo now struggling ?ri out of thraldom. JJorn near the cradle of Carroll of iov Carrollton?educated under the shadow of the capitol t and not far from the tomb of Washington?my soul has 0f, uot failed to catch the spirit of those patriotic and hal- yo, lowed scenes. Nor is it now the first time that I have na given vent to its aspirations. When yet in boyhood. on on a visit to Italy, my fancy, contemplating the chains j,le which Austria?not then constitutional but despotic j Austria-had riveted upon her. took fire, aud oxprcss- i. ( ed its deep sympathies in puerile but iudignant verse: an, " Yen, thev have hound thy ruddy hands with chains, 1 Consumed thy riches, and laid waste thy plains." C(J ?And when, after spending some time in Naples, I I pasted over to the Icvely island of Sicily, and compared sui the two countries, my young muse predicted in some be sense, the separation which has been so nobly effected Yo by Sicily :? gle "Nature hath made, it ij clear, to bo * '" Mure brave, more true, more happy, and more free." ?As years rolled on, the sympathies of my boyish soul J!11 have grown deeper and firmer, for the fate of classic J" Italy?and. in the midst of the stirring and auspicious J:1 events which are now regenerating the old world and * astonishing the new. I rejoice to have an opportunity? ?",1' especially so solemn and sacred as the present?to ?! prove my sympathies, as an American, in presence of : this flag of liberated Italy, on which I have invoked, through the ministry of the Church, the benedictions ro^ of heaven. ?al If such be my /eclings, in common with every _ " American, how must my heart not throb, an . the son of an Italian father? The blood of . an F.truriau exile courses in my veins, and the !' glory or woes of his country have always been . a source of jubilee or of sorrow to my bosom. P? Long and calamitous has been the period of her sub- . 6 jection to foreign arms. Iler cloudless skieB have . smiled upon a fair and fertile, but blighted land. Her la, sous have pined for centuries in bondage?their genius, their talents, their patriotism, their noble dispositions. ' have been paralyzed and enchained; and their renown- , eil and lovely country?which has been the inspiring -v theme of poetry, and the home of the arts and lettersheld in subjugation by the bayonets of the once irresponsible Despot. Vcs. on the populous plains of Lombardy. as on the solitary canals of Venice, aud the Fn sacred hills of Rome, the black and double headed eagle of ?a monstrous emblem of imperial absolutism?brood- ap] ed in awe and terror. All Italy was withering under 1 its fatal influence? until, of a sudden, there was heard >,ul a Crumpet-sound from the Vatican: -Italy, arise !? Jul Land Of the Scipios and tli? Leos?shake oil thy ma- ( narlcs! The day of thy social resurrection Is at hand, t'"1 The dawn of national glory is breaking in the smiling n't? heavens. Thy banners are unfurled by the Vicar of feri inrist, never to oe l<>iueu up. until gvery vestige of t foreign dominion anil domestic misrule shall be effaced ton from the peuinsulu." Italians ! you have heard the ',ri summons?it has pealed over the Atlantic and awaken- 's ed your enthusiasm. As the descendant of your noble l,P< race. I participate in it; and with most earnest prayer. inspired l>y fervid hope, have 1 pronounced the bene- 1 diction upon your .lational banner. to 1 At a priest of the Catholic Church?the ancient Church of Italy?my heart overflows with joy. on this fw unlooked for and memorable occasion. For it is from Ad the centre of that church, that the light of liberty has ' issued again with its primeval lustre and effect Kroui 4,'t the I'apal chair the Angel of emancipation has been for sent abroad on a mission of social progress and nationAl 'u rights; pro. I liming throughout the earth the glad tid- Htr ings of freedom, in the name, and under the t-aiiction 1 of the glory of the Papacy. and the benefactor of mankind - I'ius IX. J Ye*, from the events which are now occurring In Jot Rome and spreading over all Italy, this great truth has an< tx-en vindicated aud developed?that the Papacy. in- ' stead of being opposed to human liberty, in Its best aud strongest friend. Hitherto, this might have been deemed oit a doubtful theory in the opinion of thepresent age; but '>>* since the banners of national independence have 8 been unfurled on the Vaticun.by Pius IX.. all doubt has of vanished away. In fact, the history of the past has ofrecorded. in her imperishable fatli, this truth, which t the present is but splendidly confirming. When the *cc mighty Attila. that " scourge of Cioif' was thundering cit; at the gates of Rome, was he not faced and repul-e.1 ' by the Papal power ? That power also drove back tbu sec Moors of Africa, whon they threatened to overspread cot ull Kurope. That ppwer opposed, and at length trium- 1 phautly rolled back the tide of Moslem invasion which am menaced the classic soil of Italy with total inundation. 1 That power withstood the violence, and curbed tho u,,; despotism of the Kmperors during the feud* of the I middle ages. That power sustained the national right* Sm of the <iuelphs against the contending faction of the | i Ohibelines. The Papacy, to-day. i* only re-enacting? Inj but with a fuller development, conformably to the pre. ! no s?nt nge. and the exigencies of nations?tl\e niagnitl- | w ceut deeds of the Papacy in firmer time*. The world | per ha*, at length, learned to make the diftinctlon be- roi tween tho Papacy and the Pope?the office and the viv incumbent; theformer the centre of light, civilization, Yq and liberty ; the latter a mere individual, who nay he. J as such. influenced by circumstance*, ur actuated by tlir political or sinister motive* ;?nay. more than this. Pai who m*y be distinguished by anything but Immunity, the virtue, or justlcc. I speak of him as a man. for man ch will be man. whether king or pontiff. Whereas tlin j Papacy, being the institution of Ood. cauuot but par- hai ticipate of III* eternal attributes?truth, justice, and pre liberty. , J Nor doe* the Papacy necessarily imnlv the union of fl..i tho ecclesiastical ami temporal powers. No, were they to be separated. the institution of Christ would remain Kei uniinpairrd?for every ( athoiic understands that tho ( Diviuo Founder of the Church did not confer on Peter tho or hi* successors temporal sovereignty. nor did he make elt' any promise of its perpetuity ; whereas the spiritual coi dominion no power can take from then). They held that power befurc the territorial grant* of Coristuntine f or Charlemagne; and they will hold it?and the organ- 0f (ration iif the church will, in any event, suffer naught am in Its integrity?until the consummation of fhe world, fail We have seen the evldenoo of the dogma I have been tie elucidating; we have seen, In age* past, darkness and ( barbarism covering the face of the earth: the element* j,.r of olvllixation broken np, and moral and intellectual tro chaos brooding upon the world. And amid that uni- Cui versul gloom and confusion. 110 other light was to be 5 seen *hlning on the nations, but that which issueU ^ol from the Papacy. The focus of religion and civilisation, for it spread those blessings among all people, while it pre- ,.j served the nationality and Independence of Italy. Some Individual Popes, ft is true, may have tampered < m with regal power, and yielded to imperial caprice; hut. i)U whenever an effectual blow was to be struck against | oppiession. from tho papacy emanated the daring and strength nece*sary for such a crisi*. All this not only ttivr stands recorded In history, but is now made eyldent to ritti this age. by tho events that arc confounding the one- j| mies of social progress, and tilting with admiration, thi gratitude and hope, tho hearts of patriots and freemen. ( It is now fully attested that the tirst grand Impulse .)0| which ha* since aroused *11 Italy to action, and which Lo< has shaken evi1*! Austria to her very centre, was given yy., by tho great and Immortal pontiff, Plus l\. lju apos- / tollo benediction accompanies nnd *.^nctitlcg the pro- f,.ri gross of liberty. He Uas placed on the breasts of the <;oi modern crusaders the rrd cross, that indicates the sacred cause In which thev are enrolled. He has given gist notice to the world. In tones w^inlt reverberato from mo /Ktna to the Simpion, that the papacy is determined con to encourage and alt) on all social reforms, in every \ quarter of the earth. And his own benevolent mea- tar sures, his consistent and unMl?rl?!;oonduct through- lte: out. have proved that he n^cans what he proclaims. If he hesitated to declare a direct and offensive war agaiist Austria, on his own official responsibility, this 1 only proves the exalted view he takes of his spiritual cal supremacy as head of the Catholic Church; breath- am Ing peace and charity towards that very people whose dct temporal dominion In Italy he himself, as an Italian ord prince and patriot, was the first to oppose and destroy, yei Ills position was one of extreme delicacy, and neces. 1 sarlly plunged his great heart In perplexity and sor. ho? row. The Iloman people, even In the midst of Uie ex- un citement consequent on this hesitation, expressed no ehi other sentiment towards him than love and venera- eoi tlon. This breathes In the respectful and well-timed spc remonstrance of th? Senate. In the dignified protests A of the Ambassadors at Home and In the proclamation ele of Prince Doria to the pontifical armies. A compromise am has. in consequence, been effected. **tl*fWctory, it is to i til he hoped, to the people and to his conscience; and it | l>e Is the prayer of every true friend of Italian Indepen- j 1 dence, that the Unmans may never cease to hold In the ! a u esteem and veneration he denrrves. the wise, the pure- the minded, and the Incomparable prince and pontiff who has been raised up by Providence, to meet t ie spiritual 1 pri and temporal exigencies of the ag? To belong to the j am ranks of the Catholic clergy?*ho can tnast an their, J supreme head, of such a pontiff and to blend with li s am magnificent aehU vements inv heartfelt and raven-titlal sympathies, especially In th? ceremony of th's morning Is an honor and a privilege wh;ch. I trust. |\ shall never cease to be profoundly appreciated by me, tlo aa a priest of the Catholic chnrch Va Hag of reganaratad Italy ! rendered doubly sacred Tn kgr the blessing which religion haa Invoked upon theo, eon *** "*** f~? >^l ?It |M llf I ll 1 4 i i > r?ri.!liu, *u>) whi >i %hf< iuu*s th? luirU-r that dt-Htftatftti ami ??.?w lni?peiicUnt i?lund, frum 1 ich Khu ctMtMii, cxpnoil <hy mnjfnlM 'ont fuliU to Ihn '? the oriflnmitu of old?nn<5 tbv volc?? of ?a? t itured millions wilt hull then as the sun burst of 11. ty and religion. Tell the brave Italians at home of 8 ) enthusiasm of their countrymen here, on these I ires, discovered by the euterprise of au Italian iriner Teil theui. too, of the universal sympathy of American people, of the American clergy May ihy r color wuve forever over Italy; no lougi-r thw downdden and oppressed, but. by the blessing of Province, and the Influence of Pius IX., the new-born, the 1 anclpateil land of my ancestors. Yea I wave, thou st and glorious banner, like our own stars and ipes, "O'er the land of the free, and the homo of the i ive." ,t Yfier the Rev. gentleman's truly eloquent addr< ?, . Foiirksti. one of the committee, rose und respond follows :? I .V'e all, Italians. Christians of the lloman Chi jear here before the altar of <rod. that our 1' {lit bu blessed by a priest of the Catholic chun u, conformity with the great a ud glorious Pope Pius IX., 0 blessed the arms and flags of the Roman voluntt t>rsj A thus blessed by the Almighty, may they ever 1 4 m the island of Sicily to the Alps. We, children and s ' ithers of those who fought for liberty, we take this asion to ihow our national feelings, and to invite 1 ise who are prepared, to sail for Italy, and tight t the glorious independence of their country. Some mths ago, Austria trampled over our rights, and reled us as a nation, and merely considered us as a nily of slaves, until a voice cried from the seven hills Home, "Italy awake." That voice was that of Pius .?the great reformer of all ages, and father of all liana. . )u the finish of these last remarks, the audienoo do a slight indication of applause; but recollecting mselves. at once refrained from any demonstration that character. The band then played another beaull hymn, and the flag was again taken by the bearers, il the procession moved down Barclay street, to pier . 0 North lliver. where the brig Carolina was decocd with flags, awaiting the arrival of the committee. u dock and shipping In the vicinity were lined with ictators, to wituesa, if possible, the interesting affair. 1 arriving at the vessel, the Italian Guard formed a e in front of the ship, the band still continuing to ,y, while the committee mounted on board; and when was in readiness, Mr. Forrcsti stood upon the quardeck. with Captain Corrao on his left, surrounded the committee and a large number of Italian citi- 1 is. all of whom wore a pretty rosette on their coat of IOU, tuivo, ouu il'U, llUll BUUrUMBCU IUC CllpllUU UH IOU rs :? 'aptain Cohrao?I present you this flag, in the namo ill the Italians of New York, wlioare proud to see that u are tho first to arrive at this port with the Italian tional Hag. They present you thin (lag. captain, that ij your return to your native country you may be o nail to tell the foeliugs of the Italians of New York. Mr. Forrogtl then quoted the words of Napoleon:? ruoi a chi la tocca"?"God gave me this flag,"? 1 let those beware who touch it with disrespect. 'he flag was then handed to the captain, who respond- i briefly:? ; taliang a.nd Fellow Citizen*:?I have not wordrt Hciunt to thank you; but on my return I shall ] enabled to show how the Italians of New rk sympathize with their countrymen who strugfor liberty. I assure you. gentlemen, that on , s vessel entering any port, this flag shall ever wave. It the conclusion, cheers were given, three time* ee. and up went the flag to the masthead, i band striking up tho Marseillaise Hymn Keshments were now handed out in abundance, ich very soon harmonized all on board, makinr ! li man feel a republic, nay. a kingdom, within b'lnf. Several Italian ladies were on board, to witness ' i ceremony. An incident occurred, a short time af- i the flag was hoisted : one of the sailors pulled the ?1 ie which held the flag; the rope broke, aud down it ?| 110. ju.-.t us tlio baud was playing liail Columbia " II other sailor, one of the crew, seized the flag, climb- I up the rigging, with the flag in hia mouth, and tied I othe yard-arm; and just at th?t moment the band fl inged the tune, and struck up "Yankee Doodle "' r I is happy hit brought dowu long and continued ap- ' I use from all who witnessed It. I loon after.the rappelon the drum was given; the mili- I y took their departure, and the whole affair went oil t I a very respectable and gratifying manner. "I Ve are much pleased with the politeness shown to Jl r re porter by Mr. Del Veeeliio. the President of tho I uinittee; Mr. Secehi. one of the committee; also, I Mr. Bragaldi, the manager. I Common Council. I Biukii ok A&MSMpi*?Monday. June 5.?Morris 'I luklin. Rsq . President, in the chair. The minutes I tho proceedings of the last meeting were read and I roved. I lVreworks.?Petition of J. Hatfield for privilege to I iply tho Corporation with fireworks ou the 4th of H y next. Referred. I Communication from his Honor, the Mayor, advising I t some proper places should be set apart for tho I ht scavengers, iu the discharge of their labors. Re- I red. I Commiiniralinn from the Commissioners of the Cro- I i water bridge, advising the construction of an iron I dge to couuect tho main road with the bridge, which I now nearly finished, and placing an iron railing I >n the parapets of said bridge. Referred and order to be printed. I 'i'er.?Report of the Finance Committee, fkvorable I leasing the pier, at tho foot of Chambers street, to I nes Raymond, for three years at the rate of $3 000 the first year, and $3,500 for cach succeeding year. I opted in concurrence. Uwer.?Report in favor of constructing a sewer ia I h street, and the C?rporation be taxed $2 000 there- I . Adopted. Also, for the construction of a sewer I Nassau street, to extuud from Cedar to Broad I The Board then took a recess for 45 minutes. I trtii uaiM, I Ippointment of a Comptroller.?Tho resignation of iu Kweu. as ( omptroller of the city, was accepted. iH 1 Nicholas Dean appointed in his stead. 1-I irn. Cass ? Resolution favorable to tendering til I vernor's room to Oen. Lewis Cass, who will vl-it tin I y on Kriday next, the 9th Inst., in which to rece' iriruun. IieieiTMU. leveral paper* of minor importance, from the B ... t Jl Assistants. were then disponed of. and thu subject JH "1'aning the Strrtli hy Contract, whs taken up. l>v IH Hons. The ordinance provides for the division oi ibi' y into six districts. Lid. CoiLtt moved an amendment to the second H tion. by substituting seventeen districts?a ward to H uprise a district. r,H The original section was moved by Aid. Sw&rt'^out. H 1 adopted. ['he Hoard then adjourned until Monday evening H I Ioard oi Assistant Ai.okr\ikn. June 5. - Wilson H all, K?n , President, in tlie chair H Jvmmittrt on Mnla s.?The minutes of the last meet- H ; having been read and approved, the chair an- H unced the names of Messrs. Hibbard. Webb. Herring. H ood. and Clarke, as members of the committee to suIntend the getting up and presentation of medals H nmcmorative of the victories in Mexico, to the sur- H ing officers and soldiers of the 1st Regiment of New rk Volunteers. )H Itmains of Col. Master.?Tho chair then announceil H ) appointment of .Messrs. Shultz. (ietly. Brennau. ^ton.nna' Kranklln.as the committee to superintend: 1 reception of the remain- of (Dl. Baxter and IJeut |H andlt-r, on their arrival from Mexico, II Wlll| from Carts?A MMfU w*s MNlM t< re the vending of articles from carls in the streets M MUM. Referred '/remarks. --A petition was received from J. W. HadU. to supply the Corporation with such fireworks n* y be required in celehratiug the glorious 4th of July .'i'y ? A communication wai received from 1 Comptroller, relative to the expenditures of lht? y government up to the 13th of May last; also what ltracts had been authorized, and the amount to b?d upon the same. Ordered to be printed. tnignntion of the Comptroller.?Resolution In favor accepting of the resignation of the Comptroller. 1 tendering him a vote of thanks fur the able and I^B Ihful manner in which he has discharged his du H 1. Laid on the table. 'omplrollerthip.?Resolution from the Board of Al- I^H men. in favor of appointing Nicholas Deane, Comp- m ller of the city- lo iilace of Mr. Kwen. Non-eonrred in. \ch?ul Commissioner - Resolution ill favor of apntlDg*Timothy Gnrrick. a Commissioner of Schools the Kiftirth ward, in the place oi" Wm. Hall, removfrom the ward. Adopted. Ichoil Truster. Resolution npp< inting Joseph (? rpeuter. a School Trustee, In the place of A. K shncll. deceased Adopted 'itit of d< rural Cass.?Resolution in favor of ?x1 ding to (ten. Cass the hospitalities of the city, aad minting a special c>>mmittco to see tha statue carJ Into effect. Adopted \Iadison m-'lrrnuf. ? Resolution Ja laior of opening" s avunue from 2!ld street to ^roadway. Adopted. r,.mij. xMin.?nesotuuon in ravor of ap?nting Jonathan M. Allen comptroller of the city, it Resolution In furov of appoint!tin Talman O H liters. comtroller. Lost. 'roridin g for Sick Kmifrnnt t ? A resolution was fit p<t by Ald-rmnn Nhulti in favor of calling upon thu tnmlssloners of immigration. t?> provide for t)i<- areoni ilatlon of nick emigrants, who may require a.<?nce between Saturday evenings ami Monday rnlngs: also to keep open n suitable place for the reitlon of xlck emigrant* during the night. Referred ifter disposing of soine other paper* of minor Imporice, the Hoard n<|Jourucd until Monday erenlng IH HoiikI of Edncatloii< "ih?t Mkktino or thk Bosen.? After the roll irw led. and a <ju?rum having answered, it van moved 1 secondiel that Mr. Bosworth be appointed I*,-est it pro Inn. The President said the tlrst business in ier wan the election of a President tor tb*> ensuing lobert Kelly, Km . the President of the former JH^H ird. wan nominated liy Wilson O limit, Em., ami anlmously elected lie wan then conducted to the vir, after which he returned thanks IhflhlkOM 0 H iferred on him, In a very neat and appropriate K F ,1 r. .1. A. Stewart wan then unanimously appointed ?V rk of the Hoard for the ensuing year The rules ^ ] regulations of the former Hoard were adopted, un jj rules for the government of the present Board should y drawn up and parsed. The Clerk of the Hoard was then directed tfi prepare ? lanual and that AOO loplll lie printed lor the use of l Board. 1ppMc?U?nt Several applications from persons fur fexsorshlps In the Kree Academy, were handed up, I referred to the appropriate oommlttce. V few unimportant resolutions were then adopted, I the Board a<ljourncd. Hannl of ftnperrtaora. rlosnsr. June 5.?The Hoard organised, by the eleen of Ills Honor, the Mayor, aa President; Dnvld lentinn. Ksq., Clerk; and Sheppard Knapp. < Ity tasurer. Several bill* were referred to appropriate nmltteei after those committees shall bare been ?p? - ? -- ?*