Newspaper of The New York Herald, August 16, 1848, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated August 16, 1848 Page 2
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% a repetition of the eompltment* poll) to those disttnSwished persons on a previous evening), they quietly lepereed Not more than froui MM) to (KM) (lersom, including ihoee who. at various points, joined for the Surp.se ?f seeing ' what rnd^ii^ on,'1 were at any una assembled together Sonic of the more limi t inhabitants of the borough, and particularly tradesmen residing in the Bull ring, who have previously sutfered from riots in that locality, appear alarmed by n repetition of these proceeding*, but, by the great majority, little apprehension of tumult is entertained The force now in Birmingham, at the command of the civil authorities, is two troops of tbefiih Dragoon Guards (Colonel Scarlett), two companies of b7th Foot, two pieces of ordinance 390 pensioners, and ilbO pi lice At Glasgow and at KJinburgh, thin hate been meetings equally armless, objectless, and tflensive. During the last few days, in consequence of the alarming intelligence which has been received from Ireland, of the spread of seditious prtnoldIcs. those entrusted with the iu-cm-iration of thv t>ub ftc peace at Edinburgh. have'been particularly active in making ihem> elves masters. an tar as pmt-lble, ot tile movements of these parties, and of the course which they might ailopt iti the event of an outbreak taking place in ihe sister kingdom. From what has transpired it appearp that constables in disguise have mixed wilh the repealers iu the Cowgate, a portion of the city almost exclusively inhabited by the Irish, in order to ascertain with what feelings they regarded the state of matters in Inland and what dependence might be pland upon their loyalty. In-tbe course of their investigations, it is said that it was found to be too appai ent that the greater portion of the Irish part of the population strongly sympathised with their fellow countrymen in Ireland, who espoused physical force doctrines; and it is stated that the inquiries that were made proved that meetings were regularly held every Sunday evening, in certain brokers' houses, at which the Dublin Felon was read, and the course to be pursued, in the event of an outbreak, was discussed. It was also found that a considerable number of copies of the Ftlon newspaper were weekly received from Dublin. In reference to the chartists, it became known that. they we forming themselves into clubs; and it is reported tLat the authorities are pretty conversant with what passes at them. Whatever information the public authorities may have derived in this way, it is impossible to say ; but it would appear that it is of such a afore as caUs upon them to take active and immediate steps for the suppression of sedition. We learn that warrants are out for two or three more of the leaders, so that it is not unlikely that, iu the course of to-day, all the violent spirits will be in custody, and the movement virtually at an end, so far as Kdinurgh is concerned. On Monday night a meeting of repealers and chartists * as held on the Caltou hill, to sympathise with the confedetates in Ireland in their revolutionary I regress, at *hicli violent speeches were made, and . quully violent resolutions were passed. Since then the authorities would appear to have matured their measures ; for, on Wednesday, three of the leading chartists were arreBted by them Their names are ltankine. Cumming, and Walker It would appear, horn ever. that their arrest is not in consequence of the meeting just referred to ; for the charge on which they have been apprehended is of a general character. It in understood to be. that they are guilty of attending illegal meeting*, of delivering addresses at these, and of advising the lieges to arm for the purpose of overthrowing her Majesty 's government, and of attending club meetings, ko. After having undergone examination before the sherilf. they were lodged in the Calton gaol at about nine o'clncK in the evening. Three chartists were also apprehended ; but one of these was liberated on bail, and the other two were dismissed. We also understand that warrants are issued against other ringleaders. The authorities also fened a quantity of correspondence in the office of a newspaper railed the North British Express, which is published under the superintendence of the chartist committee, and the books and ether articles found on the premises. Mr. Smith the agent of the paper in Ul&Fgow. has been also apprehended in that city. It is not known whether the authorities have at prevent any intention to stop the publication of the paper. It is said that there are twelve chartist elubs in Edinburgh. Gumming and Ratikinewere the delegates to the late chartist convention at London. Walker is the printer of the Express, the only chartist paper in Scotland The trial of the Bradford rioters came on at the York assises on Wednesday. John Johnson, Krancis Vicory, llenry Walton. " William Smith, Henry W'hitcombe. James Down. Isaiah licaton. Wm Connor, Wm. Winterburn. and Wm. Sagar were indicted for a riot and for assaulting a police officer at Bradford. on the 2f'th of May Our readers will rememoer the circumstances of the case. It was stated in the course of the evidence, tbut some of the mob, in the riots in question. were armed with sticks. James Down carried a red hot soldering iron, with which he struck right and left; and when William Sagar was taken into custody a large dagger was concealed in his breast, which he acknowledged he had intended to use. All the pritoners were identified as taking an aci-ive part in the riot. His Lordship, in summing up. said that nothing could be more satisfactory than the manner in which, whenever the power of the law had bi en disputed, the law had been signally maintained; that it was not the right of persons to bo spectators; all the Queen's subjects were bound to assist the officers ; and it is not lawful for them to stand byand quietly to look on when the public peace' was disturbed. The jury retired for a short time, and returned with a verdict of guilty against all the prisoners except llenry Walton, who was deaf. They found him not guilty. Sentence deferred. 0Birmi*gham.? On Monday night the inhabitants of the Bull King were much surprised by the sudden and unexpected appearance of a number of chartists and repealers, who had inarched in procession from a meeting in the People's Hall. Loveday street. The meeting u as in t called by any public announcement or demon traticn. and would seem to have been the result of : one Secret organisation The numbers have been estimated by some at 2000 ; others say less ; but ,in all probability tb< re were at least 800 men present. On arnvi'v f the Bull King they commenced groaning at 1 i-.-i - ; and before leaving, an announcement vasnwuieof nother meeting. ADDITIONAL INTELLIGENCE, TO THE VERY LATEST MOMENT, FROM AM. PARTS nr riiRAPH. iAAiJU M ill? Jl VA' ?J%> A?VA JUf received by Slectric Telegraph from London* From oar Correspondent. Livekpool, Saturday Afternoon, July 2.9. The following comprises an epitome of the latest news from Ireland, London, Paris, and other parts of Europe :? Fruct. Paris. Friday Noon. Our Paris correspondent states that the Paris papers, Commerce and the Palrit, have been sold by auetion, fcc. |M. Girardin bid 25,000f.; a Paris . banker, however, bid 26,000f., and he became the pur- i chaser. It is raid that the party already owns two- 1 thirds of the journals. The Municipal Commission of Paris have voted the j re-establishment of the 01 troi duty on meat, which had 1 been abolished by the late Provisional Government This duty, it is said, produces a city revenue of six , millions of francs. Paris, Friday, 5 P. M. The Bourse was heavy throughout the day. Confl- | dence in the acting government was still expressed and felt in every quarter, but no great decided im- j provement was yet manifest. Letters from the Piedmont army mentioned that the Austrian army had gained possession of the Pla- | teau of Rivoli. The King of Naples protested against the separation of Sicily from Naples. La J'rtut has not yet re-appeared. The ame nded budget was the subject of an animated j discussion in the National Assembly on Thursday ; I the principal feature of which, was the retiring pension allowed to public servants of the ministry, j The result was the appointment of a sub-committee, to prepure a decree on the subject, for submission to the Assembly. The bill for regulating the clubs and secret societies j occupied a large portion of the time of the As.-embly <>u 1 hurt day. The clause under discussion was the 13th ; the object of which is to suppress secret societies ; but the chief difficulty seemed to be to detlne what, secret societies were. An amendment was proposed by M. J Havre to the effect that it should apply only to those of apolitical character. '1 Ills wa- opposed by the Minister of the Interior, ou the ground that it would be better that the measure should extend to the soeieties net having the sancti- n of the governmen', and the measure was so p .- ed an i agreed, to by tk. . H.UI? ?.1 I-l, ,1... ... >?<l Tvaiia.ocd t.uivu j."n iuo j-. I r, u iini-. I l|. J ,Href of putting down nil societies ?f what- ver character* i not approved of, or tanclionod by the government of | France. The JtfonU??r contain* n decree passed by the National Assembly, for the rnobili/.atiou of oWOOOofthe National (Juurd* throughout France. The Jotovia/ rf?? Ijthait is of opinion, that notwithstanding the pains taken by the Assembly on thin | question, it will bv proved before long, that there i* no , provirion which the subtlety of faction cannot set nt nought. The snme journal also consider* ..that the Nation al Assembly would have acted more wisely, had a, It routined itself, at the present tiuie at least, to the subject of cluhs, and omitted all reference to other aisociatlons, which seems to open a wide field of ob- ' jection to the passing of such a law. Paris, Friday Kvening. July 2S. The coinmitti ee of inquiry into the insurrection of Juae have terminated their labors. Louis Blanc and i aussidiirr are raid to be greatly implicated The c amittee on the press has adopted the governm< nt hill. Mons tvou 'chauv's financial movement excited groat diaeatiafactloD, being looked on as a gambling affair. Holders of old certificates for 300 francs, now obtain .*000 franc 7 he i Atrial returns of the l:.,nk of F ranee this week *re satisfactory, it has. during the current week, di- j mini-bed its d'seoutita in I'd'is & OOO.iK'f, aui us branches 9 COO CIO frs. Its bulliuu has incrua^J in Talis ?b< ut 8 000 OOO. and in the country, nVint th i same amoutit. The overdue hills 1 use diuiinUhc 1 to the extent of about 1 000.000 and the debt of lbs Treasury to the Hank is lees by 'Z 000 too. The notes ia cir culatii n are less by 'JOOO OOO. Tha ri vnnnn of the Hank is now statid to be, in bullion, 160 000,0 Ki an t In notes, 4T0 000,000. On the London stock exnbauge tbis morning, tbe etutement is views 1 favorably, and ly commercial men on 'change, generally, it Is understoed to bave increa-ej tbe confidence of bdaiiK-se men connictcd with Kreneh commerce. Statu ok Bank ok Khani-k. up to Ji'LY HIS. Liabihtits. Capital Front, 67.000 000 *0 t a pit al i f New Fused Banks H i 850.0''0 no Reserve 10,000,000 00 Reserve of New Fused Banks 2 080 080 14 Reserve in Keal Property 4,000OoO 00 11. ..L - I.. >?- ??" ? Do, Branch Hanks . . 09 023 075 00 Li.Is Id Order O-'iS 055 00 Account Current of Treasury, creditor. 12.197.240 00 Divers Accounts Current 81049 212 53 Account Current in Branches 23 208 865 00 Receipts payable nt eight 2387.000 00 Do, in the Branches 1,432,404 00 Dralts of llrunch Banks, piyablo by Bank 4,821,353 72 Drafts of Bank, payable by Branch Banks 1,945 717 00 Dividends payable 1 204,909 75 Bank ot Algiers, sum not yet invested in Treasury Bonds 1,109.038 19 Discount, divers Interest, and Kxpeuses 739 935 38 Discountsund divers Interestsin Branch Bauks 771 205 00 Ro-ilitcountlast Half-year 422 912 27 Do, in Branch Banks 612 105 00 Sundries 452 087 97 Total Liabilities 017.434 037 95 Assets. Coin and ingots Franca. 90.878 058 48 Cash in branch banks 78,554,048 00 i Billy over due 1.334,778 ill Bills and acceptances in Paris 90,753,161 52 Do. in brancli banks 139,593 100 67 Advance* on bullion 16,130.300 00 Advance* on Kronen public funds. . . 37,982,590 05 I Advances to tbu State on treasury bonds 60 000.000 00 ' Advanceyon French public funds by brauch banks 1.305,926 00 Advances to the'State on loan of 160 millions 25 000,000 00 Stock forming reserve 10 000.000 00 Stock, disposable, funds 11,248,460 71 Investment of new fused banks in funds 12,806,741 39 Bank buildings and furniture 4 0UOU00 00 Ileal property of branch banks 2,523,ml 00 Interest in Algiers Bank 1.000,000 00 Interest in National Discount Bank. . 200,000 00 Interest of branch banks in the National Discount banks of the Provincial towns 230.000 00 Protested Bills 23,065,307 37 Do. in Branch Banks 11012,655 00 Expenses of Management 600 00 Do, of Brunch Bunks 46,970 00 ! Sun lime 1,005 592 75 Total Assets 017,114,037 95 Spain. Wo hare advices from Madrid of the 23d. They are chiefly confined to describing the reception of the Nuncio at La Grangia, with the address delivered by the latter, and the reply of the Queen, which took place on the 22d. Other letters state that to compensate for the disappointment which hae, for the present, j deprived the Queen Regent of the hopes of an heir, the Queen mother is in a condition to present a tenth | child to M. Munoz. Our llayonne correspondent, under date of the 26th, announces that a body of 2,000 convicts had revolted at Valladolid, massacred their guards, and fled into the country, crying that they were going to join the Montemolinlst bands in La Mancha. The Queen was so far recovered as to be able to set up; her majesty is expected to make her appearance in public again in a few days. A commission has been appointed to report on the national debt, and it is stated by our correspondent, that it is to recommend the interest shall not commence to be paid for fou?- years. Our correspondent dots not state what consideration is to be given for the accommodation. We suspect that your readers, on your side of the Atlantic, are not ambitious to be scrip-holders of Spanish stock under such a liberal "promise to pay" interest?not principal. Italy. Our advices from Italy bring tbe important intelligence tbat the legations hare broken out in open insurrection against the Pope. At Bologna, a provisional government had been formed, of which Messrs. Antonini and Canute were members, and presided over by Count Beauchini. Tbe cause of the revolt is stated to be the part the Pope has taken in reference to the war of independence in Lombardy. The Mamiani ministry were still in office, but their position was very precarious. La Patria. of the 21st, contains a copy of a protest by the King of Naples against the election of the Duke of Genoa as King of Sicily. Another advan- i tage had been obtained by the I'iedmontese over the ' Austrian*; 20.000 of the latter made a sortie from Ve- j rona. The advanced guard of 3,000 men allowed itself to be surrounded by two Piedmontese brigades, and j was obliged to lay down arms. A general engagement took place, in which the 17,000 Austrians were defeat- i ed. Another sortie made by the Austrians, number- ! ing 7,000, from Mantua, was repulsed by 4,000 Roman j and Tuscan troops. Verona, it was said, was to be : bombarded on the 19th. The Dthats contains a letter from Rome of the 18th instant, which fays_ that 6000 Austrians had crossed the Po, and entered Ferrara. Tbe French ambas- ! sador, on hearing the news, bad a long conference i with the Pope. I Germany. It is assumed that the Polish question, which is to come before tbe National Assembly, will be discussed as a war question. The Crops In England. In every district, the wheat crops are healthy and abundant. Along the southern coast ef Jaugland. a good deal is cut. and also in Norfolk, Kent, Herts, aad 1 Bedfordshire. The barley crops are good, but back- i ward. The oat crop looks well, and in the south a good i deal is cut and garnered. Other descriptions of agri- i cultural produce look well. The weather has for tne last seven days been cold and wet; and if this conti- i nues, the crops will,be much alTected, und the markets will look up. ! There is a prospect of a very small crop of fruit this | year; and of apples and pears the failure will be con- I siderable. This will leave an opening for the exportation of Amerlctn apples, which, in this couutry. are considered a great luxury, and un ornament to'the desert table in Kngland. i Markets. j 1 Liverbool Cottoi* Market, July 20.?Sales to-day I j 4000 bales. Market dull. I Sn k.ness at the State Pbijom?We have no dis- 1 position to withhold from the public the tact, that the shdic complaint which now prevails in this section of the country, exists to an alarming extent at the Sing Sing prison, wnere it is attended with very malignant i fiHluree. The physicians and officers at the prison stand by their post manfully, and are doing every r thing in their power to arrest the disease, and save the lives of those already attacked. When we consider i lii? number of persons collected together at the pri. t son. Its results have not been more fatal than in other portions rf the community. Several of the officers 1 t have been attacked with it. who are now better; some, i ? however, we are sorry to fay. are yet dangerously sick. u Mr. Neil, the agent for Hodgkisa it Smith, is the only 1 person connected with the prison, who has yet died ' t with this complaint; he was burled on Sunday last, j t snd we learn Irom his friends, that in big case the > ? disesse never yielded to the most powerful medical ! , prescriptions. Considering the great number of con- | victs who have been attacked, the deaths are com- 1 j aratively few; at onetime seventy-live were on sick r< led- with one hundred and twenty-tire applications t in in other patients, some of whom have >iuc-e been p taken to Hie hospital, uud others cured. The follow- ? ing uie the only convicts who have died with the dis- s to >r. tiius far:?July 11. John Sullivan. New Vork ; l lW,,hobert .Yorris. ditto; 22. Thomas Ward, ditto ; John Masters. Livingston county; 26. I) ivid K Reynolds, West ( hester county; 31. F'hllo .ITTIIor, i Creen county ; August 6, Krederiok Johnson, New u Vork; 7 Win (? Duvis. Queen's county; 11, John ? Turner, King's county; James ftolgatc. New York; tl V 111. J. O'lirien ditto: l-olward Hodman Kensse! u-r ? ( only; 18, ltei.j. I udetklrk, Montgomery county. tl 'I 1 ?' above. with ' in- or two at tho feu ml, piisou. are ? all who have yet fsllen victims to this fearful malady; Ci mil strong hope* are entertain*,) that a change of wea'her will soon arrest it* further course in the prl- J) ton. Mary Kltnabeth Well*, a little daughter of the j, warden. din) with the *aoie complaint on Wedne*<|ay s last On the day fhe was taken sii k she had visited * tin female prison. a? she ??i daily in the practice of ?i doing, to carry nourishment to the *iok. We will not ), undertake to ?sny the disease i* contagious, but from y the aboTe fact, nnd ether circumstance*, we deem it y our duty to caution the public apainst visiting either a prftoti during the preyalence of the disease. The friend* of the prisoner* may res' assured that they y iiave every possible care, and that tlie officer* are do- p ing all In their power to arrest the disease, and to c si, re the convicts from it* attack f riend* can do f, thea"1 to good by visiting the prison, while they add f to ths duties of the officer*. and endanger themselves. | ?HuHf* Mirer Chr*niclt, .tluguil IS. j Tiik Sot r?. krnkr, from Charlroton, arrived yes- tj terd?y morning, with papers through to New Or- * Irene, ene day in aQ va"ce ofth" moil. 1 NEW YORK IKRALD. I ^mff.-VVn < , of wT.lf liioiri ?.J ft UOKI D't itlCNNKTT, ! fl i>MOPKiirruK. j AllUf IENT8 TITI3 KVSVfNO B??wei: v "Ulls.1 r.\K. U>worjr.?Cini.?r*m.a?Kick or [ iht YVuui !t. NaUI'N*I< TI'KAThK. t S | tar ?i? .UM? ? 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Nrw York, WediigmIhJ', A tutitrt III, IH4H, Ai liini Circulation at (lie Heralds Aup. 15, Tuesday 21.4l>8oopies The publication of the Moniin* Edition of the Hen hi comscared yesterday at 25 minutes before 4 o". lock, and linished At 111 tnititi'oa pact7 o'clock; tile first Afternoon Edition ootonirnced at 2ft minutes pas 1 o'clock, and tiuished at 2 o'clock; the second at 3, and finished at 3'4 o'clock. WEEKLY HERALD. 1 s MAILS FOR UliUOPE, t The mails of the steumship America, ('apt. Judkint, ' will close this morning. She will leave at noon for ^ Halifax and Liverpool. The Wttkly lit) aid. printed in French, as well as in 8 English, for European circulation, will be published at P nine o'clock this morning. It will contain the latest 4 intelligence from all parts of this continent. Single copies, in wrappers, sixpence. o . r The Foreign News?Our Foreign Corre- 8 apondcnce. f Our readers will find, in our columns to-day, j a letters from our several correspondents in England | and Ireland. We have on hand many from the i continent, which we cannot possibly find room for j f to-day; and we shall commence publishing them i <, to-morrow, and continue until the arrival of the i next steamship, which we may look for in a day j or two. < Without desiring to disparage the efforts of our ] cotemporaries to please their readers in this re- i spect, we think we can, in all candor and fairness, 1 lay claim to have in our employ the most com- ' i petent corps of foreign letter writers that are en- 1 gaged by any American newspaper. For proof of , 'his claim, we need only refer to the columns of ' our journal, for the last year or two. Our foreign j VVi.V?|'VUUVHVV AO TV VI ill J VI ft I'ttlCIUl tlllU HI' 1 tentive perusal. i j Our correspondence and extracts from our files, j i published to-day, relate to Ireland and England 1 ^ exclusively; because, in the present condition of i f European affairs, those countries present the most ' ? interesting aspect. In to-morrow's paper, we shall o commence the publication of our continental cor- i 1 respondents. J Our readers will find another telegraphic despatch : 8 in our columns to-day, which contains additional news from France, Germany, and other parts of \ Europe, ore day later than what is contained in j, the newspapers of those countries. j t The Steamship Acadia?Strange Conduct? ? The Detention of the Mails.?The deten- j tion of the steamer Acadia in Boston harbor by 1 the fog, and the bungling manageflrtrftf of the agent ' ^ of the company, formed the subject of a conversa- j c tion at a meeting of the passengers, in the saloon j * of the steamer, on Sunday last. ! S Apait from the grievances complained of by the y passengers, in the following resolutions, the whole j 1 mercantile community have equal cause to repn- j, mand the qgents or managers, for the injuries the , ? detention of the mails caused in their business matters. Had the Captain of the Acadia given the mails to the Xahanten when he was (jrst solicited, ' ei hey would have been transmitted soifth on Sun- w lay, about noon, instead of Monday afternoon; and tl bad there been a little more generosity exhibited, * anil fpwpr thrpafa mmlp thp r?aoennrrora ufA?U have left the ship under different impressions, and * the dignity of the captain saved from the unplea- N sant position in which it was at one time placed. ?j The steamer lay at anchor almost within hailing 1)1 Listance of Xaliunt; and, although it has been ]a always customary with nations to tender every " facility possible to officers having government a] despatches, yet Col. Sloo, who was in possession p< ?f important documents, was refused permission jjj o leave the ship, and the small boats that were g< jfloring their services, prohibited from touching * he steamer under any consideration. Capt. Stone S( went so far as to threaten to kick the first who dis- 0 obeyed his orders, which caused one of the passengers to advise the Captain, very decidedly, not at 0 carry out his threat, and he did not. 8) The officers of the ship, nlthough carrying out h? he orders with more severity than the case war- by anted, was not wholly to blame. lie is com- it >elled to follow {.the directions of the agents RB is regards the affair at point, and is, perhaps, in Gf 1 measure exonorated from blame; but, as a gen- ^ lenian, a more amiable course of proceedings or night have been expected from him. T1 We annex the resolutions of the passengers, as Bt hey appeared in the Boston Transcript:? n" ' On board the British North American Royal Mail frl Steam Packet Company's ship Acadia, iu the bay of etc Lynn, Mass., at the meeting of the passengers held in TV he laloon. nt eleven o'clock. P. M.. of Sunday, the ful lath of Auauf-t. it was unanimoin.!? ? ? 1 bat. whereas, ship Acadia anchored in the bay of up ?ynn. during a heavy log. at 11 o'clock, A. M., of this wil lay. after a tedious voyage from Liverpool, it was de- pit ired by all to reach the city of Boston without, their uggage. by the most expeditious means which might iresent themselves; that, under these circumstances, at he sttauier Nahanten came alongside of the ship in he morning, the captain of which tendered his boat nr the purpose of conveying mails and passengers to , r he city .which was refused by the captain of this ship, hi mder strict orders from the company which he rep- \ sjo merited. .. 1 bat subsequent to this time, the same steamer and ev? tal failing vessels came within speaking distance of cit he ship and were likewise ready to convey passenger* tee it shore, and were sent away from the ship and prohibi- 'lit i d from holding any communication with passengers Ho ipon the quarter deck, under threats of force to be p< t istd against them in case ol violation of the?e orders ; an 1 :?t .- t ten o'clock at night, t. sti inner came alongside. w ) 1 e I fflccr of which declared hirer'if to lie employed by he fiuru'd company to bring mails ; but to refuse h'* nv pn seng'-re lrnin the Ac-d'a who might desire to 1 vn' I t lie mi elves of t hot s t amer to reach t lie city. < ' \ nu that, notwithstanding the ine?t earnest request 'its xprei ed by all the pa*sengiTa t i thus avail them- v shea of the eompany's tendir,and go on shore without t < heir baggage If that were prohibited again th?cap- 'b? sin of this ship refused peremptorily to permit any m re to leave, under the authority and instructions of Krt S l ev is. agent of tlie company, as It was a crted inn v himself j ( ' i'heri fi re. nniier tin se circumstances wc earnestly <; rid est against these ntih is. which have imposed upon q; he captain of thl? sli'p the duty of dotalntng passen- j. t] i rs mi b'aid. within ten miles of the city of g'oston, q |, it ha reuitant eppurtunlties offered them to reach ^ ittt, ky itNiM w iiiiii [vt via ixpond t<> tic an- ' i yani e of a disagreeable sea fog. to a serious loss of J' jti the dangers which might arise from incleroant inther. and to the indefinite endurance of that ' ' aute which detain* us here. I. Holhroc k. Andrew U Laurie and Kdw. C. Horn, of ' ofton j Henry Dupny, Jlenj. N Well*, Jno R. Ilrady, i*. W. Cameron, S H Kacher. J. (;. Martin. Henry . J, i h< riidc'fr. Win. Constable, It Arnold. D. Walleeteln ' ' oil 1 himlorn Dehon, of New Vork; John D. I idy H nd Ja*. Ilall. of Albany ; Kdw, N Dickerron. of New U. reey ; II llewood. of Pennsylvania : Dlnneford, of 111 ainichueetla ; (i. Strett. Win. petit, ana John P. R? en-hall, of < harlaeton. S < ; II. Stowell, Jr.. I . S. ] iuiy; Jas R. Jennings and M I, I.ion. of New Or- p]n una. Stephen Stork nnd Adam Lemp.of St. Lonia ; I'm llepworlh and A (i Sloo, of Cincinnati; A. ' ' Icket and A Oiilllcmin of Kranre; Thoa. MoNI- ?. holla, of Kngland ; John Reynold* and Carl Sloe pel, I'' 1 I or,don ; (i J. Aaher. of Montreal; Jno. Sutton, of nd lalifax. Max Zohrer. I.ewi* Kahn and ('. Kraaula. of I unitary ; ? II Hart, of Ireland ; John Dancer, cf P" Hchlpan ; Otto (Iroomm. of Oadan. pin What a contract does this exhibit in the conlurt of the agents and officers of the English ,n leHmers and those of the American steamers ??i Vushington,Hermann, nnd United 8t?tes! j J'j' ul. r* k 'Ok *tHr. M the in id an'1 front of the-trial -empb-s of the i e *'>r. I the I'ark Theatre I rmr itrri' i :?< r-?t ?? , stool the pn-einla*ut injure 1.1 dramatic perf in&uces in '.his country; i .. I ! ite the %LrlcJ ft i tune* which have fallen upon i;, d : cms i car- heck, it is si ill 111 km! upon, not n i y in \ lattice. l ot tbroi ;h< ut Kurnpe, an the h-iding ih-' i ir of ti c in-iv norm Th? boards that have, in by;i tr yiars l-r> 1 li J,i< n hy the g.ea'est actors that vi r lived?the walls that have echoed with the moat bribing burn no e-of the great composer*, a1- sung by he no st euiliieut voea.list.-i have, in them*. Ive , a -harm not lot the public ulore but for the brightest .riiii uiei.Tc oi the pr.ft ssion; a nd it ha* e v. r been con? then d 11 -e p* si n hich th< no st ambitious artists strove <i r??eh, ae 11 ebb hint (oiotof their aspiring. No star" trottl the old world has ever been deemed me hy ol more tlmu a pas-lug notice, who did not n like his ihbvt thiro The very fact of appearing at ihe l ark, has given a stamp and currency to talent, without which it might have been unnoticed and unknown. It theu. hh tp the faet. 'Old Drncy " hai so

-teud.ly maintain d its rank and position, under every disadvantage aid niisnianHgeme.it, what maybe expi cted under the spirited liberal, and energetic inniingi merit of its pre en' lessee, Mr Thomas llainblin, who, tor thirty years, has carried on his other establishment triumphantly ; and although so often subnet-d to calamities, and the loss of property?enough to crush the energies of ordinary men?yet he has met -very reverse and misfortune manfully, and triumphed river them all.' We look forward to the opening of the I'aik. undir bis direction as the commencement of a new era in theatricals; and we tlrraly believe that he will do more to restore the popularity of the drama, tliun any other manager that could la- found. Some furnest of his Intentions may be gatbrred from the ipk-ndid improvements now in progress in that buildiils - all thiil mouev. talent, and vonil taste can do. to render lliis lime-honored temple at once a fitting and uagnillcent house for the dramatic inuse, in being done; ind. no transformation caused by Alad iin's wonderill lamp, could be more complete or surprising tnan hat effected in the interior of this theatre, which will, tin n completed, be undoubtedly the most magnificent tuilding of the hind ever seen on this continent. Wt hall, in a few days, lay before our readers a descrlpiun of the interior, in full detail, and. if possible, give t synopsis of the attractions brought forward by Mr. Iamhlin. of whose success at the Park we havo the ullest confidence. Bowery Theatre?As is always the ease, there was . crowded house at this theatre last night, and the lerformances were of the very first order. The enterainment commenced with the laughable comedy Of Nix, the Cabman," in which Mr. Winans, inhis own riginal and laughable style, sustained the part of Dick v'ix The piece went off with great eclat. The grand nd beautiful opera of " Cinderella" was then preented ; and we must say, never has it been presented n this city with such effect. Miss Mary Taylor, ,s Cinderella, was received with the greatest enliusiann, and not unjustly, for she played her port n beautiful style. The whole of the parts were performd in first iate style. Here Mr. Stevens appeared in font of the curtain, and announced that the difficulty >f the night previous, between Miss Turnbull and Mr. imitb, had been amicably adjusted, and they would, vitli the permission of the audience, dance the folka Rationale." Mr. bmith alter mature delljcration. acknowledged that he had acted ungener>usly and unmanly ; but he was now willing te dance Kith Miss Turnbull during her engagement at this Lbt atre. This announcement was received with the (reiitest applause, and many voices exclaimed, "That's ill we want!" Mr. Stevens then led Mr. S. and Miss 1' before the audience, when the house resounded with applause. The curtain then rose, and Mr. Smith ind Miss Turnbull appeared in the "Polka." whioh teas received with deafening applause ; and so great was the enthusiasm, that they were obliged to repeat it ; after which, three tremend. us cheers were given for Miss T. Mr. S. and Signora Ciocca then appeared in the Polka, and a disposition to hiss was manirested.which was immediately put down by the applause )f the audience. They were encored, and loudly apilauded. The grand ballet of the "Magic Flute" vound up the performance, in which Signora Ciocca ippeared as Lira, and Mr. Smith as Lubtai. The liece was received with great applause, and properly, or Ciocca is an accomplished danseuse. She was ailed out after the falling of the curtain, so great ras the enthusiasm. The whole performance passed iff most quietly, plainly showing the tact and manigen.cnt of Mr llamblin. whose aim is always for the 'Ublic's amusement, and will not allow disorder to xi?t around him. The Bowery is still the place to ;o to. Niblo's, Astor Place.?The admired burletta of He is Not A-miss," was performed here last evening, n which Mr. John Sefton. as Mr. 1'rettyman, kept the louse convulsed with laughter, through his humorous lersonations of the part. He was well supported by hat capital actress, Mrs. Maeder. as Mrs. Prettyman, ind Mr. Baker, as Frederick Fit/.allan, (his first apearance at this highly fashionable theatre.) who susained the part with much ability. "Ladies, Beware," ras the next piece presented. Mr. Sefton came forrard prev ous to the performance, and stated that in onu quence of the uon-arrival of Mrs. Watts, Miss ioberts would take the part of Grace I'eubody. which he sustained with much cleverness; Mr. Dawson, as iir Charles Vavasour, was excelleut, and Matilda, by liss Telbin. was admirably performed. This evening rill be presented a highly attractive bill: and Mr. iackett will nppear. as also Mr. Vandenhoff. The ombination ot high and varied talents to be found ere. and the splendid manner in which the pieces are otup, make this new theatre the grand centre of eveing attractions, particularly for our up-town fashionbles. Bi BTon's Theatre.?The performance Intended last rening for the benefit of that Rascal Jack, Mr. Duan, entoffina very finestyle. The romantic, transatlanc tic. extravagaBzs, called " Valentine and Orson,') as played with a great deal of tntrain and mirth, and tclted bursts of laughter among the many bearers who ffe present to congratulate thdlr friend the binifiiaire Mies Sinclair, a very fine young lady, and Irs. Brougham, the most splendid woman on the lew York stage, except Mrs Shaw, performed their rrts with great humor. As for Mr. Brougham and his par. Mr. John Dunn and his Hugo Learo, they were J funny, witty, and merry as comported with the .ughable parts imparted to them by the author. The Blue Devils," in which Mr. Barton appeared, was layed last The |popular sketch of the u Old Hoard lorded Mr. Niokinson and his talented daughter oprtunities to display their histrionic sympathies and elings ; and their exertions were rewarded with ucb applause. We foretel Miss Nickinson a very >od career in her profession. The whole concluded ilh the burlertjue of " I.ucy did Sham Amour." We e in the bills for this evening that " Dombey and >n" will be repeated, together with "Valentine and rson." This is a good net, and {will catch many ay goers. National Theatre.?This beautiful housewas fully j tended last evening, and presented a most brilliant i jpearance. The splendid new adornments which { ive been made during the recess, were finely set olT ; the elegant appearance of the dress circle, filled as was. with ladles and family parties. The perform- j ices were most interesting. The pretty little piece " Nature and Philosophy," was the first piece play; alter which came "Charles 2nd," with J. It. ott as Copp. the old captain of Wapping. and we do >t Know that we have ever seen this part played better. ie rough old captain, with his love for his pretty ice, was given to perfection ; and we do not wonder his being proud of such a neice as Miss Mestavcr ( ide. This little drama is founded on one of the links of Charles 2d. the merry monarch, and his ' end Rochester. and is really quite an interesting | | >ry. The rest of the performances went olf well. | ie National Theutre has commenced well?a beauti- , 1 house, a good company, handsome scenery, and an ' terprising management, will all combine to keep it to its present high standard. To-ninht Mr. Scott 1 appear as Holla, in ' Pizzaro The rest of the ces will be very amusing. ^ a.ii i Oa?oii?.?The Instrumental performances | this delightful location, are attracting great crowds ry evening. The orchestra, led by Mr. Chubb, per med a beautiful jtol jm'un i, which was composed of beet musical compositions. During the intermisd thee audicnec.&muse them?clves in viewing tho ur.oiauias. which represent most, of the lending lee of the world. Thli evening, the grand c^mplintnry benefit to Mr. O. Holland comes off In ad'.union selection of eevtrnl dramatic pieces. Mr. Pond w ill distribute among tho ladies eighteen su b prisv* Af'.r (he amusements of tho evening ' i ncluded, they will ho succeeded by a grand ball, ich will commence at ten o'clock. This is e-rtainijiiite a novel entertainment, and will.lt i< very elv. he (lie menus of giving Mr. Holland one of the it benefits he ever received in this city. The garn Is so cool? the promenade so refreshing- and tho ipiritinv music of Stmus's <|iiadrillns anil waltzes. all I attract within tho walls of this beautiful aiuphlutre. this i renin:' on- i f tho large ta?embh ' sof ? u sson We h< p? so. and should like to see It ivrdi d every night in order to renay the proprietors, iT and Helser. for their vast outlay In tho recent pTOTeireots made there '*?in ! u'a Mis inn-are pursuing the even tenor their way. with crowded In uses every evening. ii d in I re. Lie r.'irint r lu wh'cli tbey sing tho popular tilopian melodies of the day. <*Annnt ho cvcelled. eir w it and dancing are also inimitable, ilarBros: Stsakosi ii.?This celebrated planlit has upend several beautiful pieces, which are for sale III II T Son's. Hrrailway One of these is a " 1'rayer m the opera of Othello.'' for the left hand alono, i dedicated to Miss L. (Ilbbs Another, called the toiming of Montany," which It dedicated to (Jon. *' jlor. hud a third " I n ('arnavalu Naples " a beau- J i) j.bce. which Is dedicated to Mrs James (Jnrdon nn.lt 7 1r*. Jane Wilkes, wife of Captain Charles Wilkes, / S N . ?l>4 at the BelleTUe House. Newport, on the a li Inst . Mr*. W. wu* the daughter of the late Win. \ nwlrk. of thla city. c r. () Booth, and Mr and Mr*. K. S. Conner, are T ylng at the Buffalo theatre o - 0 Fiik r.band Fancy Press Hall at Saratoga.? 8 le Wukly Hrriihi, of Saturday, will contain, in j dition to ine other matters of interest, n full re- c rt of t to grand fancy dregs hall, which took ^ ce at Saratoga on the 11 th innt. c d n a pastoral leonferenee lately held at Krankfort, p d e<.nipr ?liiK pastor* from Prussia. Rhenish lla- 6 a Messe, the Duchy ot Nassau, and Krankf >rt * If, the separation of Church and State was ?ute<l > a majority cf slaty to flfiy TOLKiiit \\? : E. 'I lie Afiulr Utturrn Mr. Hotter ami Colonel \ 15. iiton. ] Wa*iii<(utow, August 15?2 P. M. j t linn A. P. UutUr and WUl'a P. Matiguin, were each found ovi r in the i<u'0 of $5000. as security in behalf | of r Cutler, tlmt lie e il! k< op the peace for one year I iu tlilb District; and that, within thii time, he will not J' lei ve thin District f' r the purpose of lighting a duel. t < apt. Coudard, Chief of Police, having accomplished " t)ii^ (hity, ie uow proceeding to exact the name recog- a nUunceof Col. Benton. We hayo seen the Colonel ' this morning; he says he is a law-abiding man, and * if pu-hed to give bonds iu this case, he will probably n entry the mutter by liubeas corpus to the crimiual 1 court. The Chief of Police, on the other hand, says j that the bonds must be giruu. We th ill know more u by eveniDg. W. *' Officer* of Oregon Territory. u Washinuto!*, Aug. 15,1818. j' The following appointments for the Territory of f Droann I, a... fl ?.1 l/lt.I n.ll.L.U -? "O v?u..u?u. mvtiugc i rnuuni, ui i <> Pennsylvania, Secretary of tho Territory; William P. e Urjmit. of Indiana. Chief Justice of the District * Court; James Turney, of Illinois, and Peter H. Bur- b nett, of Oregon, Associate Judges of the District P Court; Isaac W. R. Browxley, of New York, District [ Attorney; Joseph L. Meek, of Oregon, United States o Marshall. ^ President Polk leaves town on Friday to spend a c week at Bedford Springs u Election tteturna. j,' ILLINOIS. O The latest returns from Illinois, is a telegraphic D despatch, received by Mr. Wentworth, who is at pre- p ?nt at the Astor House. The despatch Is from the a editor of the Chicago Democrat, dated August 11, as J followsa Majorities for Wcntworth. ? Cooke county 250 Kendall county' 250 ,, Lake " 250 Will " ' 100 t McIIenry " 120 Orundy " 140 p Du Paige " 260 I.a Salle " 450 Kane " 160 Bercan ' 80 r De Kalb " 4C0 ? Total 2430 v There remain six oountles to be heard from ; these s were, at the last election, four democratic and two . whig, and will rather increaso than diminish the ma- ^ jority for Mr. Wentworth. ft NORTH CAROLINA. C c By telegraph, the Baltimore Sun received the follow- e lug:? a RAi.ni.il, August 13?8 P. M. f Tlie returns are now in for all the State except four oounties. ' and Mauler, whit has 123 majority aver R.id. democrat. for P Governor. "These counties have" heretofore about balanced each 0 other, uiul the result in therefore considered doubtful. u The same despatch claims a democratic majority in * the Legislature of two, which we do not consider pro- ; buble. as the Kaltigh Hegisler of Saturday, 12th Inst., n says, at the very worst the whigs will have a majority v of two in each House, or four on joint ballot. v The Rrgitter gives returns of the election for Go- 1 vernor, leaving nine counties to hear from. Mnnley's ^ majority thus far, 142. The nine counties remaining . voted in 1844 thus :? h For Graham 3,571 P " Hope 3,241 * Whig majority .'330 ^ The probability, therefore, seems in favor ol the elec- a tion of Manley. t INDIANA. I Indianapolis, August 15. ( The returns of the eleotion in this State, have come ' in from 50 counties, in which 37 whigs and 37 demo. y, crats have been returned to the Legislature. r Ha 11 ruatl Accident. ? Albanv, Aug. 15?8 P. M. d As the afternoon train, from the West, to-day, was '( within a few miles of this oity, Mr. Nelson Sanferd, of Amsterdam, son of Hon. John Sanford,of that place, * while attempting to secure a cane which he had *( dropped from the train of which he was a passenger, (< was struck on the head by the side of a bridge, under n which he was nassinir. and Uirn?n ? >?" tL- * d r b> ... mmvnn uj/uu buo gtvuuu. When the body was picked up, the head of Mr. S. was 1 found cut almost in twain, his neck broken, &c. No * doubt, be died instantly. His body was brought to J this city, and an inquest held oyer it. it will be con- * yeyed to hiB friends at Amsterdam by the train this ft evening. Deceased wa? in bis 23d year. r( destructive Fire. ^ Louisville, Ky., August 15. n The extensive hemp bagging factory, corner of Oth pi and Market streets, has been burnt down. The loss w amounts to about $8000. Partially insured. The origin of the fire had not been ascertained ^ Philadelphia, August 16. 0| Charles W. Pitman, whig, has been ?0J|jJftted to dl Congress for the Schuylkill district. ^j. ^ Markets. Vl Buffalo, August 16.?Receipts within the past 24 * hours Flour, 2000 barrels ; wheat, 8000 bushels ; corn, 20.000 do. Sales of?20,000 barrels of flour were made, at $4 88V Wheat was firmer, and we notice t!i sales of 2000 bushels good Ohio were made, at $1. Corn ?t' ?Sales of 3000 bushels were made, at 63c. Oats? ti Sales of 3000 bushels were made, at 33c. There was no chaDge in freights to Albany by canal. Albany. August 16.?Receipts within the past 24 ^ hoursFlour, 8300 barrels ; wheat, 4300 bushels; TC corn, 17,100 do. There was no change in flour, and 10( sales were limited. Corn?Sales of 20.000 bushels were as made, consisting of mixed, 62 a 63c; and yellow at 64c. Oats were dull. Ryu remained unchanged. Nothing ^ new in provisions. p? ??i wh Moke Tuoors from Mexico.?The News Boy 101 yesterday, at7i o'clock 1'. M., 30- miles souili of i^andy Ilook, boarded the transport ship Bruns- Pt wick, Capt. Ryan, from VeraCruz. She hua on q0" board companies F, II, and I, of the 2nd regiment wt artillery, over 300 rank and file. If the wind continues from the south, the ship will probably reach the quarantine this morning The following is a fro: list of officers on board :? j Col. Munroe. commanding, Lieut Pratt, Lieut. p*i Simpson. Capt. Luther. Lieut. Sedgwick, Lieut, \ler- oni chant, Lieut. D. I.aguei, Assistant Surgeon Degerlc. stoi Naval.?U. S. revenue steamer Jefferson, from Oswego, Lake Ontario, via Kingston, Montreal, Quebec and Halifax, arrived here last night. JSlie n"?i left Halifax on the 10th inst. The following is a pr>'? list of her officers :?W. A. Howard, Esq, Com- "~ mander; John II. Fulton, 1st Lieutou^u; John A. Webster, 2nd Lieutenant; Henry sWainson, 3,1 Lieutenant; John T. Huckbee, 1st Engineer; G. W. l'inney, 2nd Engineer; A. .Tackling, 3d En- ^ gineer; N. C. Stafford, Boatswain ; James Han- pro tin, Gunner; H. C. Vaughan, Gunner. ,(U<1 Latk from Calikohsia.?The California Star says ^?* [bat informatiou has been communicated that a large lh6 -. migration from China may soon bo expected there. a\jo; Some of the " Celestials'' had already made their appearance. California is represented to be in a pretty T'"" |Uist state. Kor more than a year no disorders had clos occurred the native Californians were beginning to j?,j niogle with the emigrants, and were gradually turn- _ ng their attention to agrioulture. Col. Mason, Governor of California. had issued a requisition for one thou- *74, and volunteers, to garrison Ma/.?tlan aniL other f>0n llexiean porta In the South, ( apt Hum expsflol to aise a battalion from among the Mormons at the Salt .ake. The rains had been abundant, and the pros- the lect for good crops was cheering throughout the coun- ft; ry. An immense mine ef silver had been discovered n the valley of San Jose, four miles from the town of bat name by iMr. J. K. Heed. The vein is described is being three and a half feet thick, having an nnln- j?.,i ermpted run east for three miles, the depth uuknown. IVIlh a few hours lalior. several tons of ore were unco- ' ered. It was fine ore, and required but little expense sre n smelting. The Star notices the death, in the New |? t fork regiment of volunteers, of 1st Lieut. VV. C. Tremnels and 2d Lieut. Charles C. Anderson. Captain Turner, and 2d I.ieuts. Harrison, Jennings and Day. J!n Jl isd resigned. 2d Lieut. Vermule was discharged from " he service The Slar urges upon the emigrants by all m ans to keep the " old road" from the States to Call- Hre?< ornia. Thoirsafety and all their property depend upon f'tuia t. Last season all the companies arrived atthr settle- Haiti uents by the middle of October. The fate of those Rlehi rho have taken the 'short cuts," it is said, ought to J,harl e a solemn warning The horrible suffering of those rho were overtaken by the winter snows on the ( all- t?|?, ornlan mountains, in 1840. are enough to appal the fluff* toutest heart; but even these were not sufficient to McMI eter Mr Wiggins, with a party of about eighty parens, from attempting, last season, a new route aorose he country to the head waters of the Sacramento. Am? Is no tidings of this party have as yet reached us, we H|||f re constrained to fear that they have all been the j.ort, Ictims of that inhospitable climate, or of the trea- Span herous and ferocious Indians who inhabit that region. <ln The then population ofi San Francisco is set down at ?e?li ver 600 souls males ((adults!. 276: females. 177 : ? liildren, of npi proper to attend ?ohool, 60. Im- ,rc" nrnse bed* of copper ore, and care* of sulphur and Itpetre. hare been found In the vicinity of Clear N ,ake. north of tha Bay af San Francisco. A prices A|1jHI urrent gives ua some idea of the cost of living in n. Y an Francisco :?Bacon,California, 16o ; Imported, 26o New rib; freeh beef, $2 per owt.: butter, 60c per lb.; I'M1' orn. ready sale, at $1 60 per bushel; eggs, 60c per oxen ; flour, California, $4 per cwt.; ; Oregon. f>4 26; ork, felt, imported, $14 per bbl.; potatoes, California, gnnl| 0c per 26 lbs; Oregon, 76c; wheat, country over- Geor locked, 62Hc per bushel.? St. lew's Republican, Ivguit 1(6 i. /.I *. <o Ireland. A public lirulir.g of the redely untitled " Tho 'out g Kriende of It* lend." met lint night at Central Ih'.I, (ir&od Mib. t, Ui-Teeably to the foilowiug notice ( i \ i mug the uii etiug: " i'rtcdoui'. i it (. e ouco Lcauu, P. piralti'il run n ding i ire t" -on. lb n* ' I VI.'I el in over won." tYOU v U PiilKN. S ' I I. I. V NO. A'tOL-EI-V Itii r> Meeting el 'li- Von y l iirniisof Ireland will lie linld at ml, 1.1 I lit I. C i uuil tur- . tliir I in- n> ) i-vei.ln*. .i' o'clock, c ui % lie n il< I , .1 el I . n .i , ' eiulii-rJ. are invite l l.i bo [ire. int. 'i hie aenoci.ilion wn.< i>tabll?lied about live years go, fur the purpii-u i.l kicpiug alive a feeling of at. nc.huient to fatherland among joung In-hneu, and be Bum. i f IrUhiutu. in till* country, ainl, by diaeuihiating a knowledge of lri<h alfiira, to create .ml concentrate here a public opinion i i behalf of heir oppteared country It ?d prop ised, at the outet, tj lollow the ui>ral force policy propounded by VConnell, but recent eveula have induced them to .bundon their coaiidrnce in this mode of remelyiug the evil* of Ireland ; and. accordingly, bey marched in mihtary procession to the great til 1 Li 11 IT at Vmmlin!! lllirilelia nn Vlnti^av w.i.ilr rut there devoted themselves heart and w ul to the tit ration of Ireland from the tyranny under which he is groaning whether th t be effected by the use I' moral or ph>s! eat force Indeed, to judge from the I uthusissm which characterized the meeting, one lould he almost induced to <(Urstion the Hiucerity of heir attachment to the r first love The society had ten n uinly instrumental in ouusing the new emiraliou laws to I e i >is*ed. which liave naturally conributed to put an cii'l to the shameful fraud* pracised upon the emigrant* on their arrival in this ountry. The Hri:anir.!?T opened the proceeding* by stating hat this wan not the regular night of meeting, but, in onrei|Uence of the urgency of the present crisis, it ras of the greatest importance that no time should be est in combining all iheir ewrtions so a* to strengthn the hands of the Irish directory. Thero was a rule n their books which prevented the admission of any lemher to the society without a few months' previous lotice Now he considered that at the present time t, would be advisab'e to d'spense with that regulation, nd he wished that a motion to thut effect would bo ubmitetd to him, a s he was sure that, by doing so, hey should obtain a large accession to their ranks, nd a large amount of assistance for Ireland, lie " sight observe, as a reason for tho thinness of the ttendauce of the leading members, that they were hat evening engaged iu other parts of the city organzing new clubs, a ad enrolling additional members. A motion was then proposed, and unanimously caried. that the rule of the society, repairing a month's lotice. previous to enrolment, should be dispensed rith. A great number of members were then proposed, econded and enrolled Mr. CotiiiEV then addressed the meeting, and said hat. from the enthusiasm which prevailed, he feared e should be unable to s*y anything worthy of hi* ova ?elings or of the occa?ion. After reverting to the hsnge which bad taken place in the policy of their soiety, from moral to physical force, he proceeded to xplain the reasons of the change. How long could ny one feel regard for morel force, or the workings of he constitution, when the Ktihtas corpus act was susended, and A'500 and ?300 were offered for the heads f the leaders of the Irish people ' (Cheers) He rged upon them the necessity of redoubling their editions. Perhaps, a t that moment, the men of Ireland nd their oppressors were arrayed against each other II deaillv conflict, unit therefore nn TTurtlf.nB ahniilil iow be wanting to eDable them to struggle successfully rlth their tyrants. (( heers.) Mr. Nugent was now about to address the meeting, rben he was interrupted by the loud cheers, which lailed the entrance of Mr Horace Greeley. Mr. Horace Gkkei.fy then addressed the meeting. Ie said that he had great apprehension as to the deserate struggle ou which they were entering, for when ie considered the cost of life and blood that must be aid for the liberties of Ireland it filled hini with sadless. When he considered the diversion, however, rhlch might be made in Kngland in favor of Ireland, tgave him some ground for hope, if one good battla lad been fought and won in Ireland they would hav? .million in Lngiand at their back, and there could >e no doubt but a great step would be gained for Irish ndependence. (Cheers.) He did not much like the luerilla warfare, which was proposed by the leaders of reland, for this required lesources and food, and trong fastnesses. He believed that protracted warare was not th( way to success. Now. if 100 000 men use and gained a complete decisive battle, then there light be some grounds for hope. (Cheers.) if they ntcred into the struggle in this spirit, Ireland might epend upon the aid of this country, and all the ivers of freedom over the world (Cheers) No ne would fail to help them. (Tremendous cheerng.) There wag do man in this country rbo would not be willing to give one-third of hia eekly income, or at any rate, one dollar a week, ir two years, o* as long as the struggle lasted. Cheers. 1 Ho regretted to say that the people wera ot comiDg forwatd with the liberality which the case emanded He thought $1,600 ' $2,000 frrm such laces as Baltimore or Philadelphia, was disgraceful, here were men in both places, and in this city also, bo should have headed the list with $5,000. The hole American people should be roused to action, and e believed that if they were appealed to, something ould be done, to rally ail the lovers of freedom and lends ofhumanity on this side of the Atlaptie,in the inks of Ireland. (Cheers.) After an eloquent and splkit stirring fpeeon from Ir. Nugent, and a few# remarks from other speakers, ie meeting separated'with an enthusiastic determiation to redouble thetr energies on behalf of their opressed country. Another meeting is to be held next eek, when a large attendance is expected. Another litter from General Taylor. Baton Rouge, La., July 24, 1848 I Dear Sir :?Your letter of the 5th instant, asking I 'me a line or two, in regard to mv nosition a. a nan. I date for the Presidency. has been duly received. In reply, I have to say. that I am not a party onndate, aatd if elected, shall not be the Preeident of ft irty,t)Ut the Preeident of the whole people. Un. dear dir. with high reepeot and regard, your oetabediMteervant, Z. TAYLOR. Newport Fancy Ureas Ball-Ladles and Gen'men attending the great Hall are informed that WILLIAM BRLLE. Hair Dresser, and J. G. TAYLOR. Costamer, will** Nee port on the 17th or lath, and give them alt ttirre to select sir Dresser, Wigs, fcc? so as to avoid the tronMe wldch genclly ocenra on thcday.of tho Ball, and frequently causes di*a[w intment to both parties. Genuine Cod Liver Oil, wa-ranted mnnu tnred pure, and not purified from the Common Oil, by RUSHIN, CLARK ft tO, Chemists and Druggists, 110 Broadway, and AstorHouse. notion?Pure Medicinal Cod Liver Oil when genuine must be light colored aa the purest Sweet Oil. New Music, 1*1 aiio-Fortes, Flute% /inliam raphines. Strings, Heeds. Tuning Forks, Rammers, Mnaia pir, and Motic increhandire, of every description, for sale, olerale and retail, at ATWILL'S, 201 Broadway. Pianos ined out Every instmment repaired and tuned. The "lUetielien" Diamond Pointed Gold ns, told by B. E. tVA'ISON ft CO., No. 18 Wall rtroet, are the t and cheapest pens in use Points warranted for five yearn. Id Pens and Quid I axes o levery description wholesale and ail at the lowest prices. Gold (ens repaired. The Cheapest arid licst Place In the City to good Boota, Shoes, and Gaiters, is at Jones, 14 Ann street, neag t Museum. His best Fiench Boots, ft SO: second quality, m $3 60 to ft; Congress Boots. from fj 8(1 to $4. Roots, Gaiters, Shut's, Ar, Cheap to nil men, Ocularly to the Volunteers from Mexico, are to bo found at friend Young's, opposite our office, corner Fulton and Nassliceta: French Ca t Boots, ft fill, usually (i and f7 in othet reK line Calf, $3 SO, usually 4 and fS. G alters, etc., equally low. TUB DOCTOR. iYIgs and Toii]M'es.-All Persons wishing it ericrWIg orFea'n should not fail to call at ft ATCIIELOR'S sufactory. No. 2 Wall street, before purchasing e'sewhere, aiut his new invcn'ed Wigs, unequalled for lightness, natural aprsnec and dnrai illtv. v It?Pet...... ,Jr! ? I ."I >ivuiik * !?? COMMERCIAL AFFAIRS. DION 10V MAIIKKT Tiirstlny, An^ntt ft P. M. "here was a very general ^and n very decided 1mve pent in the stoch market to day, both as regards itatione and extent of transaction*. At the first rd Treasury Note advanced >4 pur cent; U. S. O'a 3, Krie Railroad, new, )?; Farmers' Loan X; rria Canal Canton Jf; New Vork and New liaHailroad '4; Harlem and Long Island Trices en at tile tirat board a shade below the hiirhtest nt tourhed he steamer Southerner, from Chariest >11, brought 000 in spacie. and the steamer Senator, at Boston, 1 St. Johns, N. B. brought $20 000. he receipts of the Fall River Railroad Company for month of July, were $ld.8O6.50; expenses >02.44. Of the receipts $3,702.74 wore for freight, 1 $18,103.82 from passengers. nreign exchange is uhundant. and the rales for tho L Mils have become so much reduced, that all ship" J* of specie have cea-ed, except to France and they moderate to that section of the world. There cry little doing in anything but sterling bills. Forkiun Exchange*. nnilon... .. . )(>* h'.'iw Oi Amsterdam.,, 40a 0)V Mi* M 2S\ tffijyi On Hamburg .... Ift)< a ~ On Bremen, 7!<X a t*h DoMIUsTIO ExailANOr.il. ,n. Mr a U di( Mobile Sp. eheeka.,1 al'idlil delphia |-r a 5* <)>? 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