Newspaper of The New York Herald, June 28, 1848, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated June 28, 1848 Page 1
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I TH tiol#toW?? 913 8# til tiRRIT T1VL!)R RlTirinTWI MM IN CANAL STREET. Immense Enthusiasm and Ei- ' eitement. ? il'ALLY DIVIDED BETWREY CLAY AYD TAYLOR. In pursuance to i<ublio notice, a meeting w?* hold last evening, in Carul street, opposite the \r 1 tr -ii r..? ?l.? ....... ,u? ...,,*; ix.iuuu U 11.111, IUI nil- ??? (jiviiii: nir i?uncation of the whig* of New York to the late nomination. of th? Phil wlelphid Convention. At h ilf p ast seven, the hour appointed lor the meeting, the crowds began to collect around tin- 1 huskiugs which were erected in the street. By i eight o'clock the street opposite the hustings was 1 crowded, lie carts and wagons in the neighbor- 1 hood were tilled with listeners and spectators, and all the windows of the houses were tilled with , 1 idles and persons contempt iting the scene below. Symptoms of unipiietness appeared in the crowd, and th loc ition chosen lot the ratification did not appear to be the best or most judicious The meet- ' ing was called to order by .1 Ilohert llawes, Keg., who nominated the Hon. Ptiiltp Hone forehatrni iu of the meeting. The nomination was confirmed with three cheers from the crowd, amid some confusion. A number of gentlemen were then nominated s vice presidents of the meeting, and satfretanes, consisting ot the greatest and most ren|>ectdble names of citizens of New York. The Ch MKM4N eame forward and said?Gentlemnu. you ha"e heard the names. (Cheers and hisses ) They are all good men and true, they have alt been consult- I e I. and have consented to serve willingly at this meet- i ing I ask you to oonQrra the nomination ( - Aye. aye." , ' no no.1 ) Chairman to a knot of npposors in the crowd My friend., will you, if you please, nominate some other persous in this room? (Gieat noise and confused shouts.) Th? nominations being confirmed, the Chairman addressed the crowd as follows:? Brother Whigs I Countrymen! New Yerker*'?I thauk you for putting me in this honorable position ; (shouts and cheers) for recognising in me an old whig ' (throe long and loud cheers) who has serve! you for the be?t part of half a century, and is willing to serve you again for another half century if he can. (Cheers and laughter) I thank you for reoognising in ine a personal and political frieud ot Henry Clay (Here there ' was an outburst of 1 >ud enthusiasm?the cheers were tremendous end redoubled. The mention of the name i !' of Clay seemed to rouse the crowd ipto life and action ) Mr. H continued?A supporterof hi*principles-u disciple of that great man and have always lopked up to bim as tho leader of the whig party. (Laud cheers undhurrahs) .Now. however, under the present eir. cunistances, I want you to recoguiae me as a Taylor man. ( PreinondouM uproar and interruption, " no''? | '-yes'"?"no. no"?' yes"?'-he lias no principles"?what f urn his principles?-no-no!") Gentlemen. Gentlemen! I why will you not hear me! I claim the privilege I I of a long service?(Hurrah for Henry (.lay?hur- I rah and loud cheers.) Gentlemen, I claim your j i attention ? I claim it by the privilego which I my grey haira bestow upon me to give you my counsel ) andadrice lu the words of truth and soberness. (Sen- | nation.) I call upon you to discard your prejudices, as 1 do mine (Cries of Ctav, Clay, and cheers for Heury Clay.) 1 myself should have preferred Henry Clay? (here tin-burst of enthusiasm in the crowd for Henry < lsy. and the cheers at the mention of his name, were overwhelming) ? but the representatives of the whig party of ibe whole U.S have met together in convention and decided otherwise. (Hiss-s?hiss-s). They had no object in view in the decision they have made, but t he good of the country. Therefore?(hiss?ss) ?I ask yon?(hiss-hiss)?I entreat you to go for the nominee of th%t Convention. (Counter cheers hero arose? " Yes. yes, yes." and cheers, on one side?" No. no, no." and equally, perhaps louder, demonstrations on the other side.) I ask you to go for him ( ' yes"?" no" ? yes. yos"? no. no"?great coufusion and uproar) ?because ( un, u?! never"? ' yes, yes, hurrah") he is the best ( no he is not?-yes"? ' no. no")?the best candidate under all circumstances. (" No. no, never, never"?" three cheers for Henry Clay." The cheers were then raised, and continued loud and uproarious for a long time). Now. geutlemen. gentlemen, what do you want ' what is your object? (Loud shouts. " Clay. Clay ") Well. then. I am for Clay. too. (Immense cheering followed this declaration ) But can you elect Henry clay? that's the question ("Yes"?"no, no"?-yes. yes. yes"?'no.") You know he has no chance! The Convention, therefore, has nomiuHtcd an honest man. a brave man a man of unimpeachable character,?a whig. (Here the confusion and shouts were redoubled?' No, no." no") Will you hear me ' Won't you hear me ? If you knew what a devrllsh clever fellow I am you would I hear me. (Much laughter and good humor.) I say he \ is an honest man a good insn a sound man as far as / wc know liis opinions ' (He-e the cries and shouts I were renewed an.I the ehe. rs for Clay were repeated ) | I wish that young man out there would come to sup- , t per with me. and not shout so loud for Clay. (" Hur- ! 1 rah. hurrah') I say he is a son nd man as far as we jl cmi understand b:s principles. (Shouts. ' He has none, he has i.oprinciples.") 1 understand his principles to lie that he will not allow the Kxeeutive to interfere with the legislature. I understand that he will not approve of the exercise of the veto power, when the good of the people does not demand it. against tho voice of the legislature. I say General Taylor, under all the 1 oir. uinstan. es, is true to sound principles (Great uproar nnd interruptions, shouts of disapprobation.) You mistake. I will tell you where you are mistaken, you t'mik nobody but yourselves are wliigs. there you ar- mistaken, there are as good whigs as you and better too. who go fir General. Taylor We must hear the wliigs throughout the country, we must listen to th" voice of the whigs of the Union, ard make the bet selection we can. If you wont do that you act like the sillv hnv who. because lie could not have the best apple* in the basket took a rotton one (Cries, he's a rotten one.'' hurrah for Clay." hiss* ?hiss s- hurrah ) Now. I will bring the matter to a point Will you have Lewi* Ca*s for your President, or another man ? That"* the point. I my, if you wont have Taylor will you have Case ! (Hero the scream*, roars, grn.t us. hisses. and no. no. noea. w?rc for a time absolutely (h-ateninK. in their loudness and animation ) lie i^ tim perfect and complete embodiment of demnttoguiam. He haa declared war against all the world. lie intends to seise the great Turk by the beard, to whip off the crown from Quoen Victoria though perhaps he has more sense than to do that but if these arc not his seutimen s. he is a deceiving a ' dsm igogue. ( V loud voice in the crowd. ''Wo want arLoni"Titsand facta"?several orators in the crowd nt d'tTen ut spots, were vociferating together, (treat eonfu?ion-"turn him out"?"turn out that custom house lubber ") This ("ten. Cass is like the Macedonian mailman, or the Swede?or he is like the Gracchi of ILone?or he Is like Oliver Cromwell of ICngland lie is a demagogue playing upon the passions of the people, pimpor n ; lo tlit-ir worst passions far his own advaneer INI fit (tTpVMT shouts, hurriiiis for Henry t lay ) Gentlemen I ask yw; fttsids, I entreat yon -artel f * iirotlier whig* ' Will you not hear me ' I nsk you. whnt L chance would there be for Henry Clay ? (Loud gusts of tempestii' us roars, hurrahs and shouts. " yes. yes, f we can we must have bin." "no no.'" ' yes yes." "Taylor. T?yi r." -no no" -'(day Clay.") The whole afTair Is brought down to a narrow point?It is now Taylor or t a'd. and nobody el??. (Cheers and shouts of oppos- ! ing parties In the crowd ) Fellow citizens. I want you to supnort tV nomination (No. no. no?Clay. lay? | h loud cheers for Clay and great tumult shouts for Taylor ?t d Ifernnt points. The meeting was as divided as I could be. but the enthusiasm for Clay evidently preponderated ) Air. II continuud -I tell you I am | as good a Clay man as any one of you as anv friend of Mr Clay can bo. (Great and loud applHti-e ) I was a Clay man before tho?e screaming. shouting brats there wexe born (cheers and laughter) I am an old wlgg. and 1 mean to die | I in the cnuse. I was born In it; I have worshipped j In It; and I mean to die in It. My opponenis are a parrel of boys, who were not In ezlsteiice when tny children were born. (Loud and fro quent interruptUns.) I have not done yet sh ; hear I mo; I my. hear me Wo want a man to heat lass; j I wo must have ZHchary Taylor He pan he elected. 1 ft and he will ho ( h cted. the next President of the I n;tI oil Stat?? (Scream*, shouts and roar* of unnar tided intoio ii V hoc. hr'ke lint fr ill npiinaing parties in the y. j crowd 1 It# two tlwidcr ttltwdi wirtliimilctt?f and *[ mingling their thunder from two different quarter* to- 1 (Tether '1 ho screams were loud. pOT.rul.alte. demoniacal, and hysterical. To lank down from our humble oinim nee and see such a mighty mass ao agitated and excited ao roclforoua and animated, tho big drop* of perspiration at reaming down ao many facoa. all forcibly culled to mind tho terse definition of politica by I' Dean Swift. who aaya na one might have seen in th" crowd Inst night. " it ia tho madneaa of many." | Mr. II . after tho tumult had somewhat subsided resumed l is discourse I Tho oanilidatc of tho Philadelphia ('(invention, ia Zarharv Taylor, and Znrhary Taylor ia to lie our next President I (Here thorn were loud ' cries and cheers, and hurrah* for Henry ( lay. drowning all other unilo l eer exclamations for Taylor ) I ask you. then, brother whigs, to stippmt his nnmlnat thin". | will give wny for others who will apeak more to tho purpose than I can do?tlicy can apeak better than me. hut not willi a warmer heart ( l loud shout of " yon have got the heart hut (ion. Taylor has not got * the principles"?then followed shouts, liurrnbe,hurrahs, sere .ma. uproar and music, tlin band striking Up an Mr. Honw concluded i At this moment of the meeting, the wide street w.ia crowded to a largo extent. Around the husfi * irigs, there were not, rertHiniy, less than 10,0(10 people closely Wedged together, besides s|wctni tor- standing aloof on the outskirts of the huge mass. I r.oud cries ol fireeley, flreeley now arose front j the multitude. A person front flic crowd pushed . * Ms wny tip dose to the platform, below the chairin in, and straining his voice to the highest pitch, made hnnselfheard ns follows:? 'jSir I want to know, I wnnt you to tell us. what are the principle* of Ooueral Taylor ? Mr. Clay ba? prtn1 E NE NE riplet Uit where i" Tiyltr i pHidpUi. Wtll vou lievr the kiadueee to tell a* tkil they aie If b? ha* a*' (Iprumr aa<l di*tarbaa<* | n K iitvia, , epokr drum the liuMing*. " Btr, plmm- Mi wail, if ywn will wait, yuu shall hear ' llrr" a m?rt nf cunvriuiion waa earned <>a, ni.-n trom the pUtlurn; ehm " leaning over and vociferating to rn,f*l talker* or rather sere* in r? below, who rained their voire*, and all mingling logelh- r. made the scene look like ftnbel ; or rather, the hustings looked like * to-sicgc 1 rustle, and the rnen from the wait* talking in loud earnei>tneaa to the men below All waa seal, fury, enthuaiaain, ardor, heat. perspiration, animation,contusion and noise II I Don. I.*| . karrtl Utftk managed to make himself heart bellow eltlsea* I will read yon a letter a letter frym the whig Speaker I.f the House of Kepreaealalive* at W*iki*|l<ii Will you hear II' (I proar and shouts. let hear Taylor a tetter. " hurrah hurrah Mr. L> then reod the following letter? Waaanaavee, 'J4ih June. 1*41 (ieatlemea -I bar* the honor to ackuowl- dge your obliging communication af the IIKk laataat renewing the laritatloa heretofore given me to address the whig* of New Vorfc la regard to the ana tidal e* recently nominated *| I'lnlaJ. :(.h a f r I he Presidency and Viae rrealdeary *4 the t'alted State# My puhlie datlea w>ll not allow me le leave Washington daring the aeaeiea of < ougTse.# aaU I ahati thu* tie daprlvnd of the pleasure uf meeting you on the *7th llut I venture to eipre** my earnest kope and belief thntn vote* will he heard on thia oaeaaion from the vhi.i of New I ?rk Ilk* thai whirh has just reached ns from my own Immediate aaaaUtneata at taneall Hall, a vote* of unhesliatlag unequivocal aaaeat. roarer ronce. and rattAcattoa The whig* of the talon ana alert iseneral Taylor President uf the Kepu nllr if they will Taev ran eleel nobody el*e The oaly olher result they ran acr-m plish I* the success of i,eneral i ass If any of them think At to ndopt the tnlter of these two alternatives tliey may drriouu.. ?h in ! hey please a* being no true whi** . they will convict nobo,|y hut themselves A* the fatrlv selected nominee of the National I on vention. In which the el.i* |>silt III- ell - *1.1* pa' ty and not In u* hut tin ?l> * si . *- - .. *. I (iensral Taylor I* la my judgment entitled to the support of nil who reangnlae party ovgan'satma An an avowed whig -none the less likely to be n true whig, n Arm whig, or a wise whig because he has con Teased himself not to be an ultra wht* he has a right as I Mima. ru me suppor* "i an ? ? na*r T<MBHW(U; united In ? eoimtinii which hw declared bin it* raw tllilH l> But u an honest man of *potlr?t* character sterling integr'ty ?trong *eu?? Indomitable ri.urag- tried pa triotUm. aud ju?l principle*, ha haa far higher aud stronger claim* upon u* all 1 believe him to b? all thi* and nrnr- than all this We have had *<>ma tonebe* of hi* quality which cannot be mi*tahrn Coder hiia. I believe wo shall hare a peaceful virtuo* pat' atltutional administration And If any accldanl should befal him, (which Heaven avert') your own Millard Fillmore will carry out such an administration to it* legitiui*to completion I congratulate you, gentlemen on tba prnapeet be fore us. Nothing throw* a cloud or a shadow oeer it but our own momentary distensions, and these will ra ptdly vanish into tbln air. Believe me. with great respect, vour fellowrltlien and f. llow whig. KOHT '< WINTIIK?M' J H H Haw*, J R Taylor, and li II Thayer F.sqr*. Committee. The reading of the above letter was not an .m of continuity, an may well be conceived. It* *e veral words and phrase* were seized upon and greeted with loud cheer*, or marks o! disapprobation, according to the feelings ot the crowd, obliging the reader to pause for *ome time nl each word of such a character. At the words "whig* of New York," three cheers for Henry Clay were loudjv called for, and loudly given. At ihr word "ratification" loud cries o| "good' goodw? i< raised, At the words, "yontin elect him, if you will," the shout* were tremendous ; at the word*, however, "you can elect no other," the loud screams of "We can! we can!" "Clay! Clay'" were such as to "beat all creation " Afterwards", in the let'er "entitled to support" the shout* of "No ! no! no!" were loud, universal and boisterous. Mr. Davis having finished the perusal of the letter. the chairman cume forward and begged tha' Mr. Dayton might be heard. Cries of Greeley! Greeley! arose, and there was much confusion. The Chairman.?I pray you be quiet, and hear what Mr. Dayton has to say. Mr. Dayton then came forward, and *,>oke n> follows:? Fellow-countrymen ! Kellow-freemrn ' Fellow-whig* ' ?(Great confusion, loud shout*. wen vociferating from all quarters.)?Since my political lift' beaau. (?htiut* > cream* roar*, (ireeley' Greeley' order' order') I hare never nlirunk fro in addressing uiy brutbrr wlun* interruptions ) In uiy State, if a whig from See York claimed a hearing, he would get it. cveu from political oppnent* aud adversaries. I am a whig a whig from Trenton, a Montnnuih whig, a Jersej whig, a whig all over, a whig first, a whig la-t, and a whig all the day. (Loud applause aud cheer-1.) I tell you. fellnw-whigs. Heury Clay Is not aClay-inau but Henry Clay is a whig first, a whig last. and a wh ,.all the day. But as the son of that old aud grenl man Henry Clay, fought by the side of General ray lor. aui was stretched a lifeless corpse by his side, so the old father of that eon. old as he is. will stretch his limb along|fe cold ground in the same cause if need be (As tlyVtvas spoken, a solemn silence, and deep attention for a moment, reigned over the crowd The sensation was great and perceptible) He Mr. f lay. wil not be found shrinking from the side of Xachary Tay lor. If I had thought It advisable, if I had though' success could have followi d Us. I should have b-en ready to pick my flint again and begin the battle once more for the old hero of a hundred political flghtBut it has been thought best otherwise. (Shouts and cheers for Henry''lay ) But now that you have got a six barrelled gun in your hand ?nd are ready to tire you will not use it though the enemy is near Some one called for facts and not words about Uenetal Cass. Now if you will but hear me I will give you facts. (Great tuinuit.) I have heard thunder be forI am not alamvd. (This was iu reference to the noise and interruptious) General Cass is a demagogue [ t Voice? ' Who. sir ? ' ' General Ca?s. sir !" " N sir! (Very loud) "Yes sir!" "Do you want t hear facts ?" " Yes !" Gen. Cass is a demagogue "Is that fact ?"'] When the Ashburton ticsty ? made he proved he was a demagogue (Here the tumuli and noise became tremendous, in the midst of which we withdrew, and left the ground for other histor-an* ) Now there was a man iu the crowd; one ?(referring to a gentleman. Mr. O'.Vl .who continually demanded in a loud voice, for facts about Genoral Taylor's prin eiples)?buf when tbu time comes when these facts which he calls for are about to be given, he and those with him. care nothing for thein. They are. in fact the last thing they want. ( ' Three cheers for llenr> Clay,'' hurrah, hurrah, hurra, bo-o o-o. who?o-o-o. rho-o-o-o ) The speaker continued?when a treat > was about to be formed, (bah.) to relieve the eotiutry from the chances of war. (wbo-oo, boo, boo) Mr t n>s was the man who raised the ciy of war. It is better said he. to fiitlit for the first inch of ground than fot the last. (Boo, boo. roo. roo.) War. lie said, wniHeritable (Boo. roo. "three cheers for Clay," hurrah hurrah s a s-s-s-s?s.) And yet when the treaty *sratified, ho took the occasion to resign his position aAmerican minister in Krance (Boo. boo. boo. woo bah ) It was the same with him when the Oregon re solutions catne up. (Bah ) The same when the war with Kexlco catne up. (Khoo. rhoo, halt, hurrah for Taylor, d? Taylor, hurrah for Clay, hurrah, bur rail, boo. boo. boo. Greely, Greelv. let's have Greelv. where'* (Jrccly ? (Crie* of (70 on. go on) Now my friend*. don't trouble your*el\r? I'm not In a hurry I ean talk to you till next week (lla. ha. ha. Iia ) <>0 It old cock?that's good. (Jo ahead Three chec-* fol (lay. Boo, boo boo. boo.) Mr. Philip Hone - ,<iow gentlemen, one ringle moment (IIuirah for Taylor : hurrah tor < ana ) I appeal to you a* ritlicn* of N'e? 1 ark. (Hurrah, hurrah, hurrah ) Mr Dayton I* a Htranger. aud are you uot ashamed of yoiirewlvc* to treat hiui in tli'R manner [Hurrah for Taylor?three cheer* for Old / ach." "Hurrah; Hurrah' Hurrah Boo! Boo! Boo !'' "I lei^ve it to you. now !" Mr Dayton continued?General t'a??. I raid pursued I In Fame eonreo in the war wlih Mexico, the <<mr In rela tion to tho affair* of Yucatnn. when they rame up and the came in reference to etilngiring the Court <1 France Ilia whole career ban been one of demagogue i-ni; and, I trust. that when the flood of November cornea you will throw him high and dry. aa a monti m> ut of retributive justice; aa a -( Hurrah for Tay lor!"'" Do. for Clay.") Will you hear a few worda in ref-rence to General Taylor ' (" Yea." "No " " Yep " <lo on '' " fiit home " " He ain't no principle* " What do you think of Taylor'* policy'") I do assure yon. tha api aker continued that General Taylor'* po licy ia a little more grape. ( Hurrah! Hurrah " "H<s> Boo!" Crl*?"A llttlofmore grape " "That'a the talk ") The appearance of tbia old gentleman, plain, pimple laboriou* in hia hahita; who haa screed hi* country for forty year*. (Cheer* and groan* from all aide*.) After a pauee the speaker nontinued. Now. do let ine call your attention to the character of tht* innn I* there no one here who will sympathise with the old aoldier' ("Ye*, ye*." "No. no," "I aay ye*." "I *ay no;" "Who tho h? care* what you aay "' "(Jo on' go on!" "(Jo home!" "Yea! ye*! ye*!") Aye. 1 knew Tt. Watch him by the bedside of the rick aoldier. See him sleeping on the forecastle of hi* own vessel. ao that hla alck eoldler* might he comfortable in the cabin. S*-e hiin furniahing hi* war-worn subaltern with all the luxuries that he could furnish him Watch hla rouran when the deserter* at Buena Vista are brought to htm "Don't you hurt them." said he, -but turn them out of thn ramp." ("Oh' oh'" "Bah! bah!" "Boo' boo!" "Hurrah!") Let me call your attention to subject* lllu-tiative of hi* judgment. ("Hurrah!" " Bo a-Boo " "Hurrah!" "Three cheer* for Clay," " Bah.") You recollect t\)e judgment with whirh he selected hi* position You reniembir 111* touching letter whloli ho wroto ll>o night Iwforo tho brnllo ( Bull." Hurrah ! Hurrah ! Hurrah " I ray Harry Clity'a tho nmn " " Whore'* Taylor'* principle* T" " I'll <ll? for whin principle*.") Oh If I could but roach tho car* of tho crowd* around nic. (Nolo by Hoportor?Senator Alien might porhap* do It. because ho can talk down a atcani boat, but Senator ! Dayton, of Maw Jtraey, could not " pretend'' to do W Y C ;w YORK. WEDNESDAY * inch a feat ) If. I ?ay. I could reach the ear* of the crowd* around me. I would have the heart of every man (" Boo. boo " ' Bah !" 11 Hurrah !") It wa? a li>tLcr to a nrivatt* frit-n 1?Hurrah for Tatlnr I1' ' Hurrah fur < lay ?>u the night preceding that memorable battle. In this letter he said the government had "tripped him of his men ' I am." eaid he. "here surrounded by twenty thousand Mexican" and you may never eee me again. "(Qreely. < ireely, t recly." "KaUe alarm " "That aint (Jreely " "Don't you eee. he has hair on his head") The government evpertu that I will either resign or retire. (Voice". Retire, retire, resign )" To-morrow I will give the nnomy battle, no matter what may be the result. W.tn?-? again the answer which he gave to Santa ton* win-u he summoned him to surrender, in order to av o.l Itu-iou of blond. ( (ireely." "Hurrah." Bali)" I ru-pocifully deeline," said he, -'to comply , with y ur request " ('Hurrah, hurrah, hurrah." II' ' bo" lain hah)" 'l'he Grecian said. "Come and take in - and General Taylor's aid-de-camp said, "General Taylor never surrenders." At this point a scent* ot (treat confusion ensued. Tlie uaaemblage was divided into knots, the comjNineiits of each were altutcted towards eacli other by the rxclam itions of "boo?boo?boo?roo? i "Arc.; and "Hurrah,hurrah;" each of which little taction was diauusaiug the merits of their re"(wct.te favorites?Taylor and Clay. When the tumult somewuat subsided. Mr. Pniiir Hear, said, gentlemen, hear Mr. DayI' ll Do loar huii \ "U owe it to yourselves to hear I hint respectfully. Mr D?vto> I was about to give you some instances k4 the character and inte.lertof General Taylor, and intended to give you some incidents concerning Inm I railed your attention to his lot'or to Santa \ nua * answer of touching simplicity."! respectfully l-clme said h" to comply with your tannest." and when th" battle was over, when fearful thoughts dwelled in th" m uds of all around hitn. he looked t inly over th. gr,mod and outetly said to bis men. W.. nui-t sle. p <>n the tleld of battle to-night, and meet the enemy tomorrow '( Hurrah, hurrah, hurrah." I'tir e . beer- f t General Taylor " "Hurrah, hurrah, hurrah I'lir." cheers fori lay " "Hurrah, hurrah," nurrah Itn-at noise and confusion, and cries ' of t? on go ou "Go home.' "Go on, go on," he.) It i* all usrles- for you to aay go on. with this noise and Confusion Welt I say to you that General I aylor is an b nest mail a man who will bring credit . on Ibe admiui-liat -o ..f the g "Vernuotit (More noise accompanied with yrila ) Mr Oayton I pledge you my w >n| I nfi?rh? l I!?? fort una to uteri lnfora??( throe cheer* for ? lav I hree for Taylor!" Boo ' Boo! Mr Deytou -Sow. gentlemen. with my hod wiahea for your eiThratlon I'll bid you good ereni.g Mr iMvtrtn hrrr oof down, and mmultnneonslv m uli In* tabni*: .1 w*i, t;ii bftlTel wis lgrugnitea, the Mtiokc from which tilled tin* atmosphere all round with it* perfume. (Orreley i>r>?|py Oreeley ' Iturrah for Taylor sad ?waylug tu aod fro wilb the multitude ) Mr lit*** r |i>?it here eoayed to inake hi* rolee audible kfter three or 'our rain attempt* he (aid : Knll"W rttltn? I pro.*>*e to detain you a few minute* until the reading of an addrea* that Ha* been prepared foryour concurrence The lollowiuo addreea war then read :? The whig* of Sew Vorlt hare assembled here to prorlaim anew their devotion to whig principle* and their determination to tear# notlrlug uudoue which ?holl give tin in eupremaey lu the council* of the nntion t'poa the ere of a cnnte*t which inu*t decide the political fate of the country for many year* to in> they wuh their brethren throughout to* State and thr iugh >ut the I'uiuu. to u drr tand. that tha whig* of this great etry appreciate the crlii*, and are ready to meet it* in <m*ntnu* l???ri Our flrct choice for the Presidency wo* Heury Clay We did all we could to *ecure hi* uommatlon Our delegate* in the national eonrentton discharged the tank we hail imp-teed upon them, honorably and well 1'hey et?*Hl to the la*t for tin- man w'h in tliey and we preferred for the man lu whom above all other*, the Wbtge of the t'nion confided?who had hern their lead er and champion for a quarter of a century?who had made hi* own name llluitriou* by lite glory ha bad con frrred upon h<* country *ud whom we bad hoped, the people would ralce to the hiabeat office in the uatlon'* gift Hut they were un-Urre?-ful The convention representing the whig* of the whole I'aion. decided that the whig banner lu the coming content, -h ot'.d he borne aloft by other band* Tbtl itwitini, w* beliere ?ii promptai) by th- pure?t motive*. and reached by tlx lalr-at uxani It >u the mult of no unworthy trife It apruug from noficling of personal or aertional aniiuu<lty It riprrut"! the opinion honrat. deliberate and patriotic -?f the mv"r,ty of lb? whip party in th- I ait-d State? n-pri ?. ulnl by dclegate) ho-?n by themaelrea. and renponaible. each to hla own <:<>n?titueut* and to th-ui alone Wp bow to tha wNdnm of that deciainn We not onlj ragard it a> bind.n* upon ua. a* member*of the party that mad? it hut we tubrace it cordially, and pledge niir boat cudearora to the whipr* of the I nioo. to give it full and complete 'Ih*! w? lump with all our iirarta. /arliary Taylor and Millard V Union- aa our -an lidalaa in tbe coining c?nte?t We reogniac lu both ni?n who aland brf > e the world " without feat and w thout rapriatk"- -man from whoa* characterthr Pon'tinni?J dartaof party nialiitaity fall barutleaa? men who liar? that firm h Id on public confident)wlileh ia th? auivet pled*? of aaarmw? inrn wh in th? wing party and our ?< mmou country may aafely truat We regnrd U-neral Taylor aa a man of rl? ar judgment ? iund diarrrtion and lum hearted courage a Ulan uol to h? awayed by fear or faror on? who lorwa hla country and will defend h?r honor and protect her int-rota and tieforn whom nothing that I- corrupt or meaa cab atano an hoar We know hun to h? a wh>( w? know him to b< honeat? we know he will he fa thfui to the conciitutlon We rceocniae In him the eapec'a rhainp'nn of the rinh'a of th? people atfamat ?? rati WW privilege and of tlrial power II? la the fneu l of peace and'the enent* of coni|Ue?t humane aa he la brare inoileat aa he |p agaetoua ?prompt reaolute and prudent in action free from all awl hah and Ignoble aiaa aaktng n<> favor, ehannlng u-> re-p>n*ibilltt and never aurrender ing' any p aili<>n which h? hwllcrea to bejuat. and knowa It to be hia duty to take That aurh a man ahould enjoy a popularity not bounded by party Umita and uot reating upon party > -tpectallana ia among th> heat a gna of I he aire in which we lire Of Millar! Killmore nothing more can he -aid than the whig> ot thia State already know Of a.mud tal-nta. root and accurate ju Igncnt uniiuiieachable character and well-known drvot on to whig princtplea h- ia ui r?rphIIo regarded aa abundantly and peculiarly worthy ot ttia couttilrni-c of the all g?. in ?rery aection uftb< In uin. Such are the inrn who aland lief >r- ua aa the whig candidatea for Preaidont aud Viee Preaideut ?>f th? Tinted State* They merit the I-aluU* auopoet ot ercry whi;. We pledge On in that of the wh g? ot New Vork It ahall ba hearty. earnest and eflleient Their election will lie of inttnen?e advantage to our common country It will redeem the intptnaai t iho wrakne** corruption 1 I'nni'ne and wklNf partlnnnrhip which ht*f rurwil It ?o 1 .ng It will re tore to our national e ounctla the hi* tone I purity ?n>l palilntiam ot our early lay* It will give ihiMiuutrjr a whig rub net. it eli'g ?ii('fW mid whig principle*. II will rherk !>? spirit of wIIomI anl ino*ity from which the I'nion Hit* *n nmrli to fear It will mfu*e a *pi it i f moderation and of r. ft r?t b r I h> pukllr nmxl Into the com e l* of the nation It will ihiin nvert from the country imminent peril* and *ecure to it emiijenl lileol g? for many year* to e-me With tuch an itt.inste of the i in porta ore of the content, and of the m-n under wliotn it i* to lie earned on. the whig* of New \ orh pledge to their brethren throughout the I'nion their united earnest and moat hearty aid May victory perch upon our common tandard I>uriti|v the ret-ili ig <>( th.a adilre**, the rentier'* voice wai not lte?ril oi a dta'uio e ot more than ten feet from the pli.tlotni on which he stood A |?*?rtion ol tile |ample Mneeintiled accrued defrnniifd tllxt the proceeding* o| the meeting ahoulii not b? carried out, and who n-'-d their lung* to tli* greatcat .'idvniitnge, hy hi tkml; all kind* ?l outlandish noiaea., vnrytnf irotn tli<- * jualling of a cot t?? the roaring of a lion, or the ircllnwiitg of an riephant. Afler it wna read, Vr Kai movd. of the Ceuricr 4 F. nfa. ??r, eame forward and raid Krllow rllli- n*. there ha* Im a a demand for the principle* of (h-n?ral Taylor The committee appoint,.J f,,r t(,r pn-po-e have laitrarlnd me to report on thoee principf and all who really and *tuccrely dc-elre to hear an l tni4? r*tand the (Wlnet pie* of (ien Taylor ( hurrah hurrah hurrah 1 will give ihdr attention (?- * l 1 hat I't-miiOllie have IIOIK. ! I I ne I la I lowing renolultoii*. whtrh I halt read ( Hah bah Vel-Xn Do Bo" l-et have the rrenlatma* Mr. KttMoan then read the following rmolutiotia:? Iteaolved, That the whig* of the rtly i f New I >vk , form a component part of the great wh.g party < # the I nited state*; aud that, a* *orh Iwill malaialn ite pnnelple. renpfn to it* Be age- m-uin n* bowk nation* and light It* battle* t*alnu.|? and haartily whenever the law* of the land ehall glee them opp i tunlty Iteaolved, 1 hat euch an <>pportnn ty te b?w at haad I and that the wblga i f \. e \ orh a- rri t f.-r tk-aoei ' - and for the party tl - .- ?! ?? that have been 1 made by the national contention and thai f- -m U. time forward, until the day of eleatlnB in November Oe*t. tliey w ill do every thin f IB their power t *eeure i the election of /achary Taylor ami VilUnrd I ill more Pre*ident and Vice President - f the I nice,! state* iteaolved. That It 1* Ihw duly of I oagrea* to meet *url> law*. In connection with the revenue a* lull | protect American lndu*try fr nr.due f r- -n r >n 1 petition eernra to the country a aafe aalWrtmn aud diaburacment of the public money, with a earmir y nf equal value- diapoKc o| tin- proceed* of the pwhMw laud* In contnrniliy with tin- i glit* of t :te State* and the neo aaitte* of the gene>*l government anl the improvcnicut of our great huh way* lake* ao-l h?r' -? -promote tho development of our nai nal re*, or whole Ifnlf>n end thet It i* the July of lb* n>niii?? t<> reopcrt and oerry out the will of tin* | > i? bodied ill pueh imMlitUti?ltl inm tm> ut? of their r. prepontative* In t'nnnrco eeeenihled Kepolved. That ihe power irirm to the t I'rutlre hy the l onptltution to interpoee bt? reto. i? h *h con-' vettvo power, which rhnulit ne?rr lie c*erci?ed rirrpi In reee* of deer violation of the rnnelltutt u or mani fopt beete end want of conriderptlon h)M on(r? r tnut the pernonel opinion* of the individual who iuey i*?p -1' 1 111!1.. 1 JP-L'I.?MBBEBBHE? IRK ? 1 I MORNING, JUNE 28. 1 Jen to eceupy the Executive chair, ought not to coorol the action of Congress upon questions of douicstlf policy, nor his objections to be interposed where questions

ef constitutional power have been settled by the various departments of government, and acquiesced in' by the people ; ami that, for many years past, thJ known opinions and wishes of the Executive nave exercised an undue and injurious intluence upon tht legi.-lative department of the government, thus threats ening our syslem with a great change from its trud theory. Resolved, That wo sinceiely rejoice at the restoration of peace with Mexioo?that we regard war at all times, and under ail circumstances, as a national calamity, to be avoided if compatible with the national honor?that the principles of our government, as well as its true policy, arc opposed to the subjugation of other nations, 1 and the dismemberment of other countries by conquest?that in the Mexican war, our national honor has been vindicated; and that, in d'etating terms of j peace, we could well afford to be forbearing and magnanimous to a fallen foe. Resolved, That the President of the United States should have no private purposes to accomplish, no par1 ty projects to build up. no enemies to punish?nothing ' to serve but bis country; and that the administration of John Tyler affords conclusive evidence of the fact, that one who cannot be trusted without pledges, cannot he confided in merely on account of thein. Resolved. That Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmuro. when elected President and Vice President of tho United States, will carry out these great cardinal principles of the whig faith; and 'hat in their characters. public life and known opinions, we have abundant ground for this belief. Resolved. That we should deprecate the election of Lewi* (.'ass to tho Presidency, as an overwhelming pub lie calamity?as a visitation which this aountry great as have been its sins, has not yol deserved, and which we will put forth our most strenuous efforts to avert. Resolved. That wu deprecate sectional issues iu a national canvass, as dangerous to the Union and inju rtous to the public good?that we look with confidence to a whig national administration to remove all causes for such issuoH?and that we will countenance no faction in the whig party, and no coalition with any faction out of it, which shall threaten to array one section of our common country in angry hostility agaiust any other. Ucsolved. That laying aside all regrets for past disappointments?cordially accepting the candidates offered for our support?earnestly desiring the triumph of whig principles, and the good of the country to be thereby secured?we, the whigs of New York city, do pledge to our brethreu in this State and throughout the lTnited Slates, our best endeavors to hurl locofoeotsiu from the hlgbi places of power it has usurped and disgraced so long, and to commit the direction of our public alTairs to true whigs and honest men?and that it shall uot be our, fault if. on iho 4th of March next, our beloved Union has. for Presideut and Vioe President, any other men than /achary Taylor and Millard Killmoro. During the reading of these resolutions, there was the usual quantity of disorderly and tumultuous conduct, but Mr. Raymond's lungs were strong enough to make him heard by the greater portion of those assembled. When about one lialf of them were read, a Taylor fltg was introduced, hearing the inscription, "If we all pull together we can't be beaten." As soon as it was taken to the ground th *re were loud hurrahs and hisses from ihe two factions, and in a few minutes afterwards there was* bustling, and dragging, and pulling fight between some thirty or forty Clay men and Taylorftes, in which, however, no damage was committed except what the tailors coulJ repair. Mr. Hnsx ? Gentlemen, order, ordor. Silence for a moment, just for one ui orient. The question will now be taken on the address and resolutions which have been read to you. After which I will present to you one of your friends whose eloquent voice you have heretofore heard, and who will try to persuade you to ratify the nomination of the Philadelphia convention. All you who are in favor of adopting the address and resolutions just read, and of the nomination of General Taylor ami Millard Ki 11morr, tfill p'.ruse to say aye ( Aye. aye, aye," and tremendous applause.) Those who are opposed will say no * A few nays followed, but they were few. Mr. HosK.-Uunt.cuen. 1 have the pleasure of announcing that they are carried, five hundred to one Now gentlemen, Mr. Hoffman will address you ( Hurrah for Hoffman ") Order gentlemen, let us hear Mr. Hoffman. I pray that the whig'may be quiet, so that the ( ass moil may have all the uoise to theuiaelves i Gi>n,t?t hut's irnn.l Itnns'a a from,," "Ha Irnno. something ") Mr. HorrMt!) ?Fellow citizens ('Hurrah for Taylor"?* Hurrah for Clay"?"Hurrah, hurrah.") Fellow citizen* If you are rti-poned to listen but for a moment to one who has fought in your cause, and ought with vou in darker times than this and darker. I trust, than the whig party Will ever again see I Tare your atteuliou for a single moment The die vilow clti??n*. l< cast. Whatever preferences there may hare been for particular men tile waaia??a ?.,.uuoil of the whig* of Hie Union has determined that Oen. I'aylor is to be our standard-bearer in the comiug eanva?s (Hurrah' hurrah! hurrah!) I know, fellow Maeaa, that (** Hmk f T Taylor"? llorrali for lay ") 1 .now that there have been di(TTonces of I op'nion anil I tell you that he *1i now aIdrossc* you. had for his preference as a candidate, one who is i lie conqueror of < err Gordo, of Chapultepeo. and of the halls of the Montezuinas?(Hurrah! hurrah! hurrah') me whom I believe to be an able?( Hu rah for Taylor." and much confusion?" Go on, go on.') .Mr. Hoar? Go on. Mr. Hodman. Horruaa Oh It's no use. [Order being partially restored. Mr. Hoffman made another attempt, and was about to proceed, when hp wh> met with tlio cry of "Go on!" "Go on !"J What's the use of going on! Am I addressing a whig meeting, or am I not? (Cries of "Yes! yes!") Well if you are whiga, are you not atrong enough to keep ihe peace at your own meetiugs' (Cries of "Vua! yes!" and -We'll give tliein a little more grape!") Fellow Itlrens that man ??? my choice, and I had hoped to see him elected; the assembled wisdom of the nation. However, -aid that although he was a bravo inan. that although lie was a good man; although be was a good whig yet as brave a man as good a man. and as goqA a wh g wss found iu the pcrsou of General TayloSE durh applause) Vni. gentlemen, shall I. a wliigp wh i has batt od with you whigs for si many years--* -hall I abandon ray preferences' -shall I aban^ hm the Mag which Moats over us' ?'hall I turn my uack to the phum'. because my favorita was nut nominated' (Cries of Xo' no" ) No; forever, no. T know there were differences of opinion. I know the n the rtr-t moment of disappointment, the o dost ana :lie bravest soldiers in the camp paused for a moment i'hey retreated like \ehille? [ Note by the Reporter ? VI this uioinent the only lamp, hy the light of whirh the reporter* wi re enabled to take th*ir notes, was taken away hy a philosopher, with great lungfuiri and placed immediately in fr uit of the aforementioned banner for the purp *e of making conspicuous the in ieri|.tlon If w? all pull together we can't be heat." nt course all was darkness for the time, and there must be a blank in our report ] Tennessee sends hi? friend to rat fy llie-e nominations Kenturky seuils forth his friend and intimate companion. I.eslie i ooinbs to do the same, and he dechires that heart and 01 | Ken'ucky will support /aehary Tayler. L r tn the Xorih from the South, froni the l-.ast and fr in the West, there is but Oue cry. Send up the d ig stand iiy the nomination [Voice in >h? orowd We'll stand by our principles."] Mr Hoffman continued and lie the giant of this land he who when the battle rage | the tteic-st whose voice was > vrn tkflkrd I leading on hil troops he who on the Hour of the SelW'e teire the title of elponndcr of the I onstit utlon, came (rorrt the ehartibr of heri'sveaient and affliction - afllietion for the loss of his sou. who died in the service <f tin country be Daniel Wrbater rome* forth, n 11 < 1 uaite* with u< in the aupp t( an I railAcetino nf the whig nomination* anil tint I we the whig* nf thin glo. 1 rioya city atiall we rian t hack ' (- riaa of " No no. no au<? rhe. r< f r llrnry ( lay J ib-iitleincn i* llenry < lay oi r candidate ' I* he our candidate tmw ' But ? .i,- are we t>. let the whig banner <trQr<i> In defeat and net! Noeeiaber to wit area the trltHlgn o our adrer-arma No fellow citiu-na. lo* u? rally under the ||*< i i l hare raUed What l? tfio ijiio*- | ti n to i,e I. Id. .1 ' la It not a qoettiou whether our principle# or t t.oae of ?ur opponent* elptll triumph ? ? la it lo t a question whether we oti all hare peace pre ert.-l hy thai glorioti* *14 man who baring thg all t he carnage ant horror - t ear know a how to e?titn ?te the bic? in#a of p. ,e#' Whe'har. In f.ct we are to bare p ara or I t are war by eUratlng (ten ( t". with principle* * la It not a question whether Intern tl iniptor.nt. a'* camel out by tip will of the people by wtiieb the pr.?pertt y of th e great empire city will bpr moi- I or whether -hall elect a man whom cir| r*n-l< . i ..-up I.a* he >atd they .|i I to ati'ent hue*- Tfromlhecour. au a of t bicag r fo r?to law* that would he paaaed la tarry thiiee I III pro ?r merit Into eft -el' I he (#? ton in tin. it. ?id or > or defeat. Taylor or i a-a i.et n* any with on* anal < ten Taylor MP>t urren ler* I t u* all pull t> g. th?r and we can't he beat an# fi ea on thnar who e old throw di*aen*l?n* int.. out rank* an I fire j irt ry |.I rurr Opponent' Do hut I i t ar <|w'y an I a* I on , |#f ,r? -ai l the rhoul that wele.mted him when with hia war worn troop* bo ' .'ante from the h' ly ft* Ida f I'ate \ltognd Ke?a> a do la Calm* to rh- >f the leea<ta i f hi# drooping solder* at ' rt II ? o -r-ai a? ?u that .houl gr.-afer atlll e II he lli> ah. el of e , lyful an I delighted pe pie when 111 r Bill a. IB" e h o inte the Presidential aeat at t% act I.gt I* | Trrmend ua applatiee ) 1 #ee fell nr. r*tiaena afar all tliatroua.ee fi aud you will #upl?ft him wb? bear" aloft the whig atandard He united, j and tubry na enure Jawi:b m Thav*r, <>fl he m :U#n intrnJuctd to , TV f Ills*? frit nil/' m | an r-n <?- . h? llm tl?l *i U*4*Kt"?ri'ik platform , frb-or-) "* aro within (hi an.I atthla ?? *? ! of National Mall (' Wr-) tl h?? o?-r Woo lb- rail)lot H?l If ? an I* IMo, un tot i-o.rni ItarrMo* ohm *r mar hr4 to battl* ml Malnr4 lb# nrt'fi it aa? 1h< rallying folnl ton ia <*44 a tw o a- n>arrb-4 n(.|< ib- flag "f Hrurjr I Uf t*4 tb*t ?(4ibr? aa4 tb*a y#a lot lb- mi?,| gn a|> U? ll?rra l?a-l aa<l mwl for a hll# I rnat* h-r|?i i i)r?M my bntlai N i-n-ral Taylor * ?? ! a M-r aa<l pri'ictf r thaa h* ! Dial man I hat alba I bo loan ut Aahlamt (Tr< aim t>>ua rho-rt n,{ ) I bar* m?i frlina oHtaaaa la my 4?y. many a at.irm na iho aminltia l?f. ant I ra ana It |>l*y?nthb ilia: oa Iho latftif th- or-a a aa4 I'm oo<a It laoh lb* iwmi i at 4a, aa Iba Bight/ IttatUl ia lv u>*bt * fcERA I * 848. trnaBthf forth for (tea Taylor ( DmTiaIag -haera I ( How that ?hout of Joy will gladden th# heart. of tha whig* of our .later Stat.. K.o#*?d a bear. ) Vaa It will gladden thr heart. of all lru? patriot* to learn Iha* your own heart* beat In gl to u. r->p..n*va to th# | inlnatlon of tb? ?-t?ran ham ?f I oU?.?na i H-iMr?*d i cheer. ) I will here tall you what a cu.l .in li .u ? HI | car .aid to ma of our nomination II- tol l ma that I when ha haaril of the nomination of ni l /? a that ha i wan (landing with another enatom h i - m. -r and l thay immediately began to talk about what th. ir i fate. would ba In la.* than twalea n inth* , an I it *< ( -,.u turui (imt; IUUI u n? 11 w?i wmi a - - p i. y. who wen- standing under a tree wbil* another *? , struck by lightning when on* of th.- l?.>ys mI4 I') tin I other. "John, can you pray' John somewhat J?wn cast, replied. "No. sir ' < an you pray Jim' to?hieh Jim <|niaintly replied V.| tai'l lull MBMtUag nu-t bo done, ami J (1 uuick too. (roar* of (laughter ) and. fellow-citizen*, the loco* felt a leal like the boys when they heard of the nomination of ?>en eral Taylor. (Tremendous cheers ) I will now | tell you why (leneral Taylor has |p*n nominated and that is because James K Polk. <>n the I oh of January, 18411. ordered him to th* booh* of the Kto Grande, and we know the result as well as if James K Polk had said that he could hare his - at on the 4th of March neit. (Renewed ehoere ) I tail you fellow-citizens, that General Taylor has been thrust into the hearts of the wbigw and of the nation and the contest now is between General Taylor on the one hand. General ( ass on the other, with Martin Van Uuren standing somewhere on the outside I ask you here, if Martin Van Buren has ever chained that weasel face of hit; If not, then be assured you need not expect any change in other respects, although he and his friend* have unfurled a new banner, and that banner on a free soil. In reverence, they have stolen it. ns they have before stolen the heart ofthe democracy Well, viartiu Van Uuren has now got the nomination from the ham-burners, so that Gen Taylor. Gen ('ass , and Van Uuren nre now in the Held, and for <>n?. feilow citizens, I go for old Zack (I.oud cheers) and further, i say that with Old Zaek, in whatever position and strength we tneot the enemy, we will tight them I say that I go for Gen. Taylor ajso. because he is a whig, and I know that he 'is a whig, because he has said so. You will And, too, that he will proolaim to the army of eocupation. on taking possession of the White House on the 4th of March next, that the wall between whig and locofooo I* eudtM and that he no further needs their services.? [At this stage of the speaker's remarks a disturbance took place in the vast assemblage, and oriee of " Put him out" went forth from an hundred mouths, when Mr. Thayer wittily observed]?There they go ! Thero they go ! That looks so much like a funeral prooession 1 think tboy must be burying a looo foco, hung, be tho heavens, in black. (Roars of laughter ) Gentlemen I will glvo you one more retaon why I go for General Taylor ; it is beoause he has avowed himself the great opponent of exeoutlve power aud executive Influence. In 1840 Henry Clay declared that the whig* of the Union wore opposed to executive power, and that for twelve years he had warred against executive power and executive usurpation, and it was he who worked tho good old ship the constitution (Loud cheors.) ???.?. With re?peot to our nominee for tho Vice Presidency. Millard Fillmore, you will remember that in 1H4X he stood by the whig party, and in some measure put a check to thu touch,.en ..r I,,I,,, 'P??!.,?. o.l 1... ...Ill -.i .1.1.. v.. side with old Zaek; and with General Taylor and Millard ] Fillmore, what hare wo to fear ? Nothing. And me- i thinks I now see the Empire State arousing herself, and preparing to follow in the wake ; and by the election of our candidates, wo shall secure a better adml- | nlstratiou than we have had since the days of Washington. The speaker here toqjt his soat amidst the most 1 deafeni ng applause. Mr. Boi'qh ro.\ being introduced, commenced by an allusion to Gen. Taylor's popularity throughout the country. And fellow-citizens, said he. not only in assemblages like the present will the name of Zacbary Taylor uv?ot with applause; wherever whig principles prevail, while locofocoisoi provails, and is to be combated, there will be found a ready and enthusiastic response. (Three cheers) Fellow-citizens, 1 tnu one who went for Henry Clay ; 1 was proud to do so in 1844, and should have been proud to have done so in 1848; but however much 1 may regret?(a great row? shouts, hurrahs, groans, and no possibility to hear the conclusion of the sentence)?'but let my right hand forget her cunning, and my tonguu cleave to the roof of my mouth, if 1 falter in my support of Zachary Taylor (i noreased coofusion?another regular row' Cries ?f put him out; and a proposition from a Taylor man to go to work and elear the ground of all the disturbers. One man crUs out. "Tell us about Taylor's principles; what are his principles?" when a sturdy Taylorite invited him to leave the ground "Oh."' said tho man of Interrogations. "I want to vote for him, but 1 want to know his principles;''small disturbances at the sidos. The speaker continued in culogium on Gen. Taylor ) Wo know him to be a peace man. and ho admits his preference for measures embracing the great cardinal principles of the whig party, nud his administration will be whig, though it may not partake of the proscription which has so often marked loco fooolstn Who is 1 ere here hut that would tiiat the principles put rortn oy tioncrat laylosaru the oorrect principles; and we shall see, gentlemen if we carry out these principles. the time when the Jeffersoniau qualifications will be the only qualifications required in candidates for , ofHco. the only questions asked will be. "Is he honest " "is he capable ?" General Taylor has said he did not ; vote in 1844. but if he had been where he could have ' given a vote, that vote would have been given in favor 1 of Henry ('lay The Mexicans themselves are no great- j er enemies to General Taylor than the loco-focn mcmlcrif of Congress. Fellow-citizens ' where Is the whig who will hesitate, when the choioa is 1 between Gen Taylor and Gen. Cass. (Great shouts ' for Taylor, and hisses for Caqs ) That Gen. ('ass, ' whose aspirations take in Cuh&. and the whole of Mex- ! ico. That Ca-s who wrote a book laudntnrv of the tyrant whom tho French have sent packing across the ' British Channel. Can any whig hcitate when the ' contest is between such a man and Old Zack (-No! ' noil no ! ! I) lie concluded tby culling on all enod whig', by the veneration which they entertained towards the country, as they honor that flag which their enemies would hurl downward, and trample in the ! dust., to come forward and support th?ir regular nominations Here he closed, and the vast assernblage made &e uir ri ntr with their unanimous and tremendous leers for Taylor, aad then m ids night hidtOM hy uttering three vociferous howls for Cass. Mr. Hoffman here came forward, and said that it wag proposed now to adjourn the meeting, niter giviTC three cheers for the whig nominations. The cheers were given, and several times repented, as if by one voice, so unanimous had the votce of the multitude at this time become ; and thus ended the regul ir proceeding of the great whig ratification meeting in New York city. tiik afterpiece. As soon as the Taylor meeting was declared ad- I inurned, a young man mounted the stand and called for three cheersfor the " Star of the West," which were given. A motion was then made to organize a Clafi meeting, when heavy groans rose from every-purt of the crowd. A set of resolutions were then produced, but as soon as the reading of them commenced, the lanterns were removed, leaving the stand in total dark- I ness, when three more cheers were given for the I "Farmer of Ashland," and three for -General ] Taylor. A speech was called for, when a dirty ; looking hoy about sixteen years of age, dressed in 11 blue sniock, and without coat, hat or shoes, appeared, and said he had a few words to say. lie was most enthusiastic illy received. lie said iip was opposed to General Taylor, because he wanted to make a nigger as good as a white man, anil opposed to the Old Zuck, as because he wanted to go to war with Texas, and wound up hy asking if any one had three cents, he could speak no longer ! without something to wetjus throat. The crowd suddenly became Bgitnted, and a small fight followed, but soon stopped, the combat- ; ants all being 011 one side. The whole, party gra- 1 dually dispersed, cheering and groaning, first for Ttyier, then for Clavjand gathering in small knots in different narts of the street, discussed the proceedings of the evening. The hoys took possession of the stand until the police appeared and cleared them out. Thus closed the great ratification, and attempted organization of the Clay whigs; the whole proceedings partaking of the doings of the palmiest days of Old Tammany. I-n\v Intelligence. f or*T or Arrr*i.?. luue 8J?Preaent, all the judges. The court announced at tha opening, Hint the calendar would tin taken Up nnd called for the last time. No 21 - Andrew*, appellant, vs. Stewart et al. ndraa . kc rcpondent". Decree affirmed hy default. No. ;il ? Kendall el al. plaintiff* in error, vs. Doctor, defendant in error Argued No U4 -Vnnderlyn and wife, appellants ve Mallory. et al, respondents. Decree affirmed hy defHUlt. Smith, appellant, vs. < rnry, re-pondapt Motion hy respondent to dlemis-" appeal denied without rout* to either party There being no ' further business ready. the court Adjourned until to- , morrow at 10 o'elflek Jr*? IMth ? ( hretlen. plaintiff In error, ye. Donoyet , *1. defendant* in error. Thin cause wan on tho last ) tpril calendar. to be submitted on printed argument* ( nod point*, but part* of the paper* not having reached | ' hat term In season. tho clerk submitted it at thl* term. | The court announced the following decisions?Judg '? mente affirmed -Sherman vs. the Mayor. Urn., New | Vork; Spies*- fiilmore et al; Richard* vs. Oraham: | l.ohmau y? The People; Peraistne* t*. the Merchants' v I toura lice Company : llugheg et al v*. (lone et al. receiver* fce ; The Mayor. &c . New York, vs Butler; v It-galt ** Mor?c; Kendall et al y?. Doctor; Whitney ^ ?< tllaire Decree* atTnned?Selden rs Rogers; Kll?- ? worthy* Thompson; Mctrimanv* Hnrsen ctal; Kris- ? tier ts suydaui et al; Moore v* Pes \rt* Judgment* ^ reversed with renter rfr nnu. he Taylor V* Morris; r Bookman v. Pitcher; Winter v* Kinney; De Peystor ., et al v? Winter; Rarron ? The People; Vedder v? Rrown Judgment* of the l.'ourt reversed and that of the sup. rior t ourt affirmed Noble < t d v? Halllday Ordered That term* of the I ourt be held a* follow*, to wtt At the f apitol in Albany, on the first Tu?s- ! ' lay i.f s -pti mber neat; and at the t'onrt Room, in ' Syrmeiisc on the first Tuesday of September next, a The order heretofore made for a term in October, i* t< hereby abrogated. Adjourned ? Hoc/tetter VeM. h LD. Mm VM Oaih MnUmof Ucncnl Henry Uodf*. Um fwn* barntr'i Caiidldatc hrtlM Vice PrNkUncy Midiioi, June 8. IMS ia reply to your latter of this data, la which yoa ear that having been chosen by your constituents, with 'efereaoe to certain principles. an<l feeling yoursalra# pw-dged to euetaiu tboae principle* to the greatest praottra^eiiant in the election of United State* Senator*, ?nd indent ending that I am a candidate for election loth.t at at lorn, you take the liberty of asking my i tew* aa hrleity a* It may be In my power to give them, jalh following proposition* : ? '.<t With regard to the extension of chattel slavery nto the territory now owned or which may hereafter lie acquired by the United State*. ia l With regard to the restoration. to the greatest practicable aiteat. of the immense patronage now ir th- hand* >>f the I'reaident to the peopla. bl With regard to the present policy of tha govern ment in III- dlapoaitlon of the public land* 4lh Willi ?-gar | to the bast mode of raising revenue for th# support of government 5th and laat And further, whatever maybe your rlew* on these question* whether you will, on all proper oecaaion* u*e pour h-?t energie* for the advancement and auceeae of auch view* In anawer to your flrat interrogatory. I reply that I am oppoaed to the extension of slavery, either into territory now owned, or hereafter to be acquired by the United States, and that I shall, if elected to the Seoate vote again at any propoaition for It* further ex[enaion 'and for every reaaonable and just one by winch the area of freedom may be extended. * Second I have long been or opiuion that the patronage of the Kxecutive of the United State* is greater than It should be. or than la conaiatent with the spirit tn lgcuiuaof our Institutions, and I should therefore advocate aud vote for all constitutional reforms having ?nr their object Its reduction and restoration into the bands of the people Third I am In favor of the general features of our present land system but believe that it requires amendment I think that the right of pre-emption should be intended t* all government lands, whether surveyed r not and that, by every consideration of Justice and public policy the price should lie redue.ed. and that lonatlon* in limited quantities, should be made to the heads of such families as are unable to purchase In my message to the Legislature of lk.1T. I expressed the irntlujent that land was the Immediate gift of (tad to man. and should never he used for purpoae* of speculation " he I warmly approve of the principle of Mr. Walker's hill, which passed the Senate at ths session f lvirf that Is. to eontinethe sale of the public dotnaiu to such persons only as buy for the purposes of actual settlement aud Improvement. I should, Ifssnt to the Menate. support these measures, with whatever ability and talent I may possess, and also the policy of making liberal grants to the State* In which ths public landl are situated for the purpose of Internal Improvements Fourth I am in favor ?f raising, by duty on imports, the amount of revenue which together with the proseeds of the sale* of public lands, may be necessary to lefray the expenses of the government, economically administered; and I will add that I am of opinion that the scale of duties established by the tariff law of 1848 Is about the proper one. I'inn. ana irm. i do not Know now I can netter anrwer this ounsttom than by referrbig you to my put Bourse whilst engaged In the publlo service, and to my snnduct during the four year* I had the honor to represent the people of WUoonsin In th? lower branoh of Congress. Sincerely convinced of the truth and propriety of the view* I entertain and which I have expressed lb thla latter, 1 yield to none In the energy and veal with whioh I ahull, on all proper occaalona. aupport and urge their adoption. I am, gentlemen, very renpectfully, Your obedient servant# HENRY DODOE. Police Intelligence. Correcting Law not Oot/iel ? A peraon by the name of Dental W Clark, who ceJD himaelf an attorney, and aaya he reaidaa in Beekman atreet, aoema to be making ^ a great fuss about a police Veport which aoDeared In tho newapapera. the statement in which ne aaya Ih garbled In relation to himafflf, and aome mouiea which, ho col looted in some way not neceuary to mention. He talka of various parties with a great feeling of peuanal dignity, but appeara to have aome atrange notion* Wpou oortalu important pointa connected with bta own profession, wliich la that of commercial law. He aaya. aa a lawyer, that it in a more quibble to deny that one member of u Arm can collect tho debta of the Arm, and that bin receipt will bo good when given againet the ooiiHent of the other party. If thla peraon. who calla himaelf Daniel W (Hark, and alao a lawyer to boot, will look at Paige's Chancery Reports, vol 5, page 31, llavena vh. llussry. ho will 11 nd that his notions of law ire not law at all. and that upon this particular point of commercial law he will have to read over his books igaln. chancellor Walworth decide* exactly the reverso of Daniel W. Clark, Attorney, lieekman street; and tiow tho question 1* whether Chancellor Walworth I* right In his law or tho person who call* himaelf Daniel W. ( lark. Will Daniel W. Clark, Attorney at I .aw, read tho followi ng : ? . [Extract from i hanrellor Walworth's opinions In Haven* v*. Hussey.], " I diii no' express any opinion as to tho validity of an assignment of the partnership e fleet* hy on I, partner against the known wishes of his co-partner. T 'e present ease presents that mint diminotly for the docision of the eonrt. And upon the most delil.'ra'e examination of tho '|uestion, I am satisfied the leclsioti of the Vice Chancellor la correct: that aneh an asaignttrnf iahoth illegal and itici a liable, nud cannot bo sustained." I'nigs's Cli. K.. vol" 5, p. .11. Havens va llussry. Singular Recovery of Stolen Silver ? I nfurmation was riven yesterday to officer Jeffrey and ex-coustable Joicph, that a lot of silver spoons were seen in the possesion of a colored man. by tho natno of Jacob Rlssam, esiding in 114th street, between the 1st atfd 2d avenue. Harlem, bearing the marks of O. W. S S , which wu tscertaiiierl to bo the marks on a lot of silver spoone tolen by aome burglars over fl?e years ago, from the iwelling house of Mr. Oaorge W St urges residing In lilJd street On the circumstances being laid before lu-tice Timpson. n search warrant was Issued In order hi search the negro's house, and tho result wu the Indittg of niue silver tea spoons, seven table spoons, it.il two suit spoons, together with a butcher knife, all jf which were in a very hla"kened condition, from the ong time of having been buried in the earth. On the negro being questioned by the magistrate as to the manner he came In posse slot ef the property, he stated that his daughter, u young girl, was a few days ago. Jigging in a ditch, or bank, near his house, when, on turning over some earth, tlie butter knife was found; ind on diggi ng further, the above lot "f spoons were discovi reJ7 ail in a bunch '1 he officers, on hear inc thin ract. procured a pickaxe and spade, ind went to work digging, at the Fame spot, tuppnslng that a large lot more of silver or other valuable property. was yet to be found; eontlnu i uk to turn up the ground until they had dug a hole big snough to bury an elephant, breaking a spade, bending the pic kaxe, and blistering their bands; and all without <uccess, as the treasure, If deposited there, was still deeper from their view. At last, becoming fatigued, they resigned their job. bringing the negro and the silver spoons to the lower police office. The mystery In 1 this case is. that after the burglars had robbed the house of Mr Sturgos. a portion (possibly the share of me of the robbers) was buried, in order to prevent detection. aud having bceu arrested and sent to the itate prison for some other crime, the secret spot was never discovered until the rapid improvements which ire taking place in that vicinity, were the cause of bringing the hidden treasure to light The old negro s'as discharged by the magistrate, there being n evidence. after the explanation, to warrant his detention Ni ws i rom tiiv. Pi.aiss.?Captain Vanvliet. of the Quartermaster's Department, arrived in this rity yes- ' unlay. direct frnui Kort Chiles, a new post established ill the Platte river, at the head of (irand Island, about :ivo hundred miles above Kort Kearny Captain V I eft the fort on the fith instant, with a small escort A train of wngous was to leave soon after Col. Powell. In command of the Oregon Battalion. 'cached the head of (irand Island on the lit instant, ivith three companies ?Captains Sublett's. Melius and's and Craig s. The two other companies, with the mggage trains, arrived four days after. The officer* md men were ill excellent health -only one man died >n the route, a private in Captain Stuart's company. Col Powcl held a treaty wiih the Pawnee Indians. In vhich they sold to the Culled States the whole of (irand Island, and a strip of land on either side of th* river, 'or the establishing of the United States military poit The terms of the treaty we have not learned, but unlerstand that a fort will be erected opposite the head if (irand Island, on the. south hank, about three >;uarers of a mile from the river. The island*!* covered vith timber hut the conntry around is an open and nist prairie This will be the first post on the Hue after caving Kort Kearny I ne rawneo inuiaus are represemou us in a very llstresaed condition. Their stock of provisions is ei- fl taunted, the tribes around th. m are at war with them, I ind they dare not go out to hunt; besides they are I loslitute of ammunition nnd badly provided with I irms. A short time previous to Captain V. leaving, a fl rand of lowas and Sacs made an attack 011 a Pawnee I rillagr and took seventeen scalps. On the 7th. be M >assed through one ?f the tinest of the Pawnee villa- W [es. which was deserted, the Indians having gone out o hunt. Whilst in sight of the village, a party of H tbout fifty Sioux warriors crossed the river and came ip to him After they left him they returned and burnt the Pawnee village, and lie supposes, destroyed , their crops. Along the route he met several parties of Pawnees going out to hunt, and further on. In thn illls.he met a party of near 300 hionnes. waiting to ittack the Pawnees ( oloiiel Powell lias promised tho H ndlaus all the protection in his power, but It is bard- H y possible that bis small force can keep down thcso H rare among the tribes. H Captain V. met two parties of emigrants, about 3d H ragons in each, uiie at the head of (.rind Island, aud he other nbout 13 iniles below the Island The former ras holding up for the latter, both getting along very roll. The grass was abundant Several parties of lornions were passing up on the north side of the Iver. bound for the (treat Suit Lake. ? St. l.nuit Hiubliciin, June '20. iMovrmenta of UlsHiignlshrd Individual*. H (ien. Twiggs passed through Charleston, a rotUt for Mobile, on the 22d inat. Dr. Vnnder iinden, lute Surgeon < ieneral fo the Mexican rrny, lias returned to New Orleans where he in nils in tuturc to devoto Inniselt to the practice ul id profession. H

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