Newspaper of The New York Herald, November 23, 1848, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated November 23, 1848 Page 2
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f V ^ r NEW YORK HERALb. I orthWMl Cornrr of Kulton ?n?l Nuwu lt? ( JAMKSUOnUONUKXNKTT, FROPRIE TOR. THE DA ft V HKRAJ.lt? Tkrre edition* rnrry dim. firm cent4 mrr rorf?$7 26 per .innum. The JWOU.VLNTi RpfTION it puNfi.t ? ??< 3 ? flock A SI inA lUttrilmled be/art brooAfitii the Mr at AFTt-RSOOS ED1TIUS ea? bo kid / 1h? n*r*t*n*. at 1 o'rl-rk. P. U, .11ul tin AFTEfLS'OOti EOI TIUS at tkvdffc. jVE WEEKLYHXRALD?Eiwry Saturday, /?r rirm/j(tam on the Afneriecn Coiitiiu nt?rrrjt per copy, ?3 1!^ Jvr AiitMtm. Etvjy ileum p.i< krf Aiy, for European eirevl itvm, (6jwr ?????, fe include the poif ip*. 7'V European edition \ mil be pri-ited m f Ar #VcneA <in4 En a Hi H lnnpwtet. AJ.l. 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The steamship Cambria will be due at this port to-morrow. Her news will be one week later than umi ui inc acaum, inr ucwu win oe 01 considerable interest, especially from Austria. Of the present series of revolutions in Europe, that of Tienna is one of the highest importance. Thanksgiving D?y. By a proclamation, or pronitnciamento, issued by If is Excellency, John Young, Governor of thu State, and anotuer issued by Win. F. I?avemeyer> Governor of this City, the people ol both are recommended to close their places of business, and observe this day, the twenty-third day of Novem" ber, as a day of thanksgiving for all the blessings which have been showered upon us during the year past. The following is the proclamation, or pronnncitkmento, issued by the Governor of the State PROCLAMATION. By John Tovkh. Gorrrnor of the Slat* of Sev York, j The year wbleh will poon be added to the past. h*g been, to the people of thl* State, eminently aa?piotou?. Plenty ban crowued our burr* ?ts ? Labor haibfen ju*tly MVifHad Anil Avar* nMinril < ?"I~ ? healthy and enduring prosperity. War, with all its attendant eTilp ha.? passed away, and Peace, an bono* able ani welcome, has been restored. The msans of dncatiOD. and all the advantage* of intellectual progression bave been enjoyed by u* In an eninent degree ; and tbe future is full of h'lpa and promise. As a Christian people, we are rdmonished that these ble*?ings are the gifts of a beneficent God ; and while we thus rejoice in Hi* bounty, we should not forget the homage due front grateful hearts. I, therefore, respectfully recommend to the people of this State to set apart Thursday, the twenty-third day of November next, to b? observed as a day of Publio Thanksgiving to Almighty God ; and that with tuoh thanksgiving, be mingled prayer to Him who held* in His band tbe destinies of nations, for the continuance of those blessings which have been and are so abundantly showered upon as. In testimony whereof. 1 have caused the privy seal of tbe State to be hereunto affiled Witness my hand, at tbe city of Albany, this twenty-eighth day [L. S ] of October, in the year of our Lord, one thousand. eight hundred and forty-eight. By the Governor: JOIIN YOUNG. Hanav V.Colt, Private Secretary. Mr. Havemeyer'a reads as follows PROCLAMATION. Whereas. John Young, Governor of this State, has designated Thursday, the 23d of November, instant, as a day of public Thank-giving : now, therefore. I recommend that upon that day the people of this city suspend their ordinary avocations, close their places of business. and unite with their follow citiiens through oat the State in observing the religious festival, o appointed. In addition to the numerous acd abundant eau-es of thankfulness we have in common with them. and conspicuous among whioh U the restoration of peaceful relations bet seen our own and a sister republic. we have enjoyed peculiar blessing* in our exemption during the year past from epidemic disease i, and moet of the calamities which are incident to our oelal condition : it Is. therefore, especially fit that we ahonld assemble together and offer up the expression of our gratitude to the Divine Beniflcence for mercies by whioh wo have been thus distinguished. Oircn under my hand and seal, at the Mayor's office, in the city of New York, this 20th day [L. 8 ] of November, in the year of our Lord, ene thousand, eight hundred and forty-eight. W. V, HAVEMKVLR.Mayor. It la a commendable custom, this giving thanks, and one eminently worthy of being followed by a Christian people, and by none more especially than the people of free, liberal, and republican America; for, of all of God's craatures on the face of the earth, they are pre-eminently blessed with all that is need* d for their temporal welfare and happiness. The right of worshipping our Creator IB any way which we deem best, we enjoy in the follett perfection; our institutions are the wonde' | and admiration of the world, our soil and climatu are unequalled for their variety and productive neas. While millions and millions of the liumaa race, in less favored lands, are either suffering the privations of hunger or groaning under the op pressions of the tyrant, or both, the people of this favored land enjoy civil and religious liberty in *he fullest sense of the term. Nor should we while returning "thanks this day for the manifold blessings which we as a [>eop!e enjoy," be unmind ful of the debt of gratitude that we owe to thosj |re#i wu jjcauaiu npnivB wuo, in "ine lim?S WHICH tried men's souls," freely spilt their blood, and laid dow* their lives, as a saciilice on the altar of their country's liberty. The obligations we are under to them can never be rapnid. A hindfu) of men, small in number, but gre*t in spirit, wrest ed, sword in hand, the liberties (hat their desceu. dauts enjoy, from a proud, haughty, o;>pr->?sne, and most powerful nit ion; not, however, 1>?'ore thousands fell rnaityrs to th? cause in which they eniitijfed, or until ihe fair fields of their country wers watered with their blood, and transmuted them to us in all their purity. The following named States have hold, or will celebrate thanksgiving at the dales set after them. THAN!. -GIVING IK rit* f NITHI) STATUS. Cherleitin, S. C <*?. 21 Kmuky .. .Ihor.d\j, X??. 1", IVIiwarr Thuitday, Nor. 7 T?tm6M.? .do. do 21 Mate*...... do. do. IC Mi ?.,nrt ... do. do. Z'l fi. IUn.potur* d<>. <U. 16 WnMngt..n. DC do. do. 21 ' Al?. . do do. 16 Florid*, ... do. do. 9) wTilk . d? do, 2JS Miraaohuwiti, do. do. '*) K. Jerr+J .. do do. 'M R ln'nhd... do. d->, .'(I t'(iit.f]rlT*ala, do do. M CouiooUiut, d?, do ,'!i) Mairloiid.... do. do. 21 ludU'it do. 3D Mirfii?oji ... do. do. 21 III n>i? .. do, do .10 Ohio do do. V, Vernoni ... do. 1M. 7 Ooor*?t<'? n, LC do. do. 23 Before the first of January shall have arrived, the people of every State in this glorious coufede. racy will have bended the knee in acknowledgment to Divine I'-ovidence for the civil and reli gicusl iberty which they enjoy. I 9 f*rzam cammnmcation with hofopk, the Pa- mi nric and South Ajoiica.?A little more than *f two years since New York wai not interested to to the amount ot one dollar in Ocean Steam Navi- en gation, although tor more than a quarter ot a cen- an tury her nailing ship#, the admiration of erery ou countiy, might he met with in scores in the re- Ti motest quarters of the earth; yet so little attention T( whs given to this great feature of commerce, that, until within a short time, the project ot applying T( eteam to our sea-going vessels was jcarcely thought Fi of, except, indetd, by one or two persons who are now engaged <n an undertaking that will ere long astonish the world, and which promises, ia the tu- |,f ture, a rich reward for their enterprise and spirit. In New York has progressed with sure and rapid M strides id science, literature, relicion, and in every " thing gieat and useful emanating from the mind of man; but in no one branch of her industry is this ppint Bhown so clearly as in the recent entab lishment and progress of her ocean steamers. T wo years and a half have scarcely passed since the exi*riment was made, in this city, of propel- 81 ling ocean shipB by steam ; and now that the result of that individual attempt has prove! so profitable to the projectors, and so creditable to the country, a fleetofthe fineststaamers, involving c a capital of more than ten millions of dollars, bind u the London of the West to the busy cities of the v I Old Woild, as well as to the distant shores of the 0 i Pacific. By the aid of steam, the two oceans ^ i m a Bhort time, be held tributary to our j commeiw subject to the llag of the United 1 States. { But to rival the i^-tveiful and well organized 1 English lines to this city ??<! t0 ,j,e West In- 4 dies, is a work of some maguUU(jet an(j W1n call into action the powers of the mosi<T|>erience(i i and energetic engaged in the enterprise we have 1 just alluded to, and unless great judgment is ' exercised in the selection of officers, from the ' Executive down, and in the internal arrangements of the ships, the thing cannot be" accomplished. ^ An officer of a steamship, such as are in the Bremen, Savannah, Charleston and New Orleans ' trade, holds an honorable and responsible position. ' They should be men whose education and manners I would give character to the vessel or lint to which line they belong, and whose intercourse with society .whether at sea or on shore,should be marked with 1 a proper degree of self respect and dignity of charac- ' ter. This suggestion may appear, to many, irrelevant and out of place, but the eflects of an ill officered ship are so well understood by the travelling i>eople as to require no explanation further than is here given. A person cannot assume to be an officer on board of an English steamer, unless he is in a measure qualified in an intellectual point of view as well as in his ability to work or navigate a ship. This is a feature which has worked admirably since its adoption in their service, and has done much to advance the credit of their steamers for punctuality, respectability, and order. i The lines belonging to New York, now in opej ration, plying to and from foreign and coastwise ports, reach five in number, and employ twelve i steamers, which in the course of a year or less will be increased to twenty-five or more. These ! or? vpt in thpir infan(*w ?!.- ?? u*v / v. ,M ...v.. ....hmv/) uut tiuiu iuc |'iu^rrw they are making, and the encouragement they have eo far received irom the public, and by a * judicious course of management, they will aoon ] attain a footing as firm as any now in existence^ The great commercial emporium of the United r States is at present connected by steamships with d Liverpool, Southampton, Bremen, Havre, Chagres, t Havana, Bermuda, Savannah, Charleston, and e many ports on the Pacific, and when communica- d tion is effected through the Isthmus of Panama by railroad or canal, and all the advantages of this e route to China become demonstrated by solid 8 practical benefits thereby conferred upon her, 1 New York will stand, in point of facilities offered c to commerce, the rnoBt favored city in the world. The project of running a railroad over the thirty * miles of land intervening between Panama on n the Pacific, and Chagres river on the Atlantic has been ap.d is stiil held the most feasible of any yet a proposed, and now that we have steam?rs in ope- * ration connecting these points, and consequently the almost lnt-rnnnable shore of the Pa- * cifie, with New York, a grand effort should be made to effect this sure and expeditious communication without delay. With a road across the T, Isthmus, as is now agitated by some of the European powers, the Pacific would be brought, 1 with our present arrangements, within fifteen or f sixteen days of this city, and, by connecting F with Messrs. Howland and Aspinwall's steam- 11 era, a sale and comfortable passage to c Oregon would occupy but about thirty days, j ( The greatest proof ol the importance of this I route, and the advantages it offers in the way of a commerce, that can be adduced, is the fact that ! e the British West India Mail Company, at a recent | J meeting of the directors, with a view of facili- I taring the transit of money from the other side of 1 v America across the Isthmus of Panama, (which n money paid freight to this company on being > '' brought to Europe,) had agreed to advance, for the purpoee of improving the road, the sum of c eighteen thousand dollars, and would, in the v course of time, advance another three thousand L dollars to maintain the road in a passable stats. ; The object of the directors in entering into this agreement was to further the interests of the com- r pany, which they, as well as their government, are < ever ready to do, in the shortest possible notice. If a road here prcposed is of so much moment to the English people, how much more F must it be to the commerce of the United States 1 ' Our settlements in California and Oregon are ! growing fast m strength; emigration to both sec- ' tions c f our territory beyond the Rocky Moun- ! tains, is prosperous and steady, and only wants a -helping hand from government to accelerate the 1 tide of moving population which annually flows ! from Europe and the North, to California and the 1 vatt praines of the West. Government should do something to render these regions, where so many } I are willing to settle, easy of access, and thereby I nn rndlr th?? rrpn^ral interf??f nf th# cnnnirv r* ? ? C Po far, private enterprise has done much to ? effect this object; in fact nearly all that lias been i ' done, is on individual account*. 1 ? Our advertising columns within the last few J : mt<ntli* shows a large accession to the already I great travelling facilities this city enjoys above i 1 our neighbors. New lines, composed of fine fast j steamers have been formed to run in every direc- ' tioa, offering to travellers bound to the Old or New World ilie conveniences and comforts of home, ] with the sjieed and safety of the famed Hudson < River bofats. These lines have many good prin- ] ciples fatid are pretty well organized. Their steam- < ers have accomplished commanders, and are punctual in th?rir hour ol departure, so tlidt a per son can count v ith certainly upon the moment he may start for any poit between New York and Cape I loin, to Oregon, or to any of the cities of lvnope. The greatent of these iu importance is the Pacific cfmpnny which nin three fine steamers from Panama down to 3an Francisco, and intend to extend their eourse to the mouth of the Oregon rivr. These vets'lsare under cont act with the governm? nt for the transportation of the mails between the above points. The charges made for passage are, according to the following table? From rsnftna toKtsUjo. 700 mliti io itat? room*. (61 ' Ae*pulco, l.f>00 " ...I 2> " San Blau or Masatlan. 2 000 ? ... 175 ' San DI#>*o. 3,000 " ... 22> ?? 8*n Krancli'co. S too alien. " ... 2,0 There "are different grades or classes of passengers which tome much lower, and p:>S8ilily suit he generality of those travelling on the co^st. This is leagued with Mr. (ieorge Law's steameis. three in number, which form a continuous line from New York, by way of Chagres, at which place the toy*?? ol these last named steamers ter nate, and the mails are transferred to the backs T mule*, in which manner thejr cross the Isthmus Panama. The price of passage in these steami is set down as annexed. The Falcon is the first, tr d will touch at the traces mentioned on her tward and homeward passage :? Hj ? New Orleans. In saloon f75 ti Do lowsr cabin aj > Havana, in raloon 70 w Do. lower ombln #0 ^ t> Chagres, in saloon 150 Do lower cabin 130 rom New Orlean* 100 11' I)o. low?r cabin 80 !' To these may be added the Charleston Com" " my?the first ocean line, by the way, established h i this city, by Messis. Spoil'ord Tilleston, 3c Co., h ho have now running two fine steamers, tormiug weeklycommunication, which, tor regularity and >e*d are not surpassed here or elsewhere. Their J] eld is extended to Havma by means of an ar* ii tngement Wiih the steamer Isabel, which leawes ' hurloulnn r?r> lb* arrival of lh? vessels from New ? ork. The passage in this line is the uniform im of $25, and the day of de|>arture set down far a'.urdav of each week. The New Orleans and Havana line established y Messrs. J. Howard >.V Son,of which theCrescent lity is the pioneer, leaves this city onne a month, ntil the steamer now building shall be added, rhen a semi-monthly conveyance will go into peration. First class passengers are charged, to Jew Orleans $75; to Havana, $60. Next in order cornea the Savannah line, consistng of two steamers, plying weekly. They are mnctual in their movements and moderate in heir charges for pass-age, being but $25, first ilass. The British West India Mail Company's boat, ?rhich leaves Bermuda on the 8th of each m?nth, >rings up the number engaged upon this continent. She leaves here generally on the 12th,and touch58 at all the British West India Islands. In addition to these, we have a monthly mail to Bremen ai.d Southampton, by the Ocean Steam Navigation Company's ships, which leave on the 20th, and a semi-monthly line by the Cunard vessels to Liverpool, and also a connection with Havre, by Captain MarehalTs ship United States. We have spoken of those only in actual service. ! Many more, now in course of construction, will ' swell the number, in one year, to Eearly double j ihose we have enumerated. I Postal Arrangements in pra^ci.?\\ e find , in our files of French papers the following article 1 which is very interesting, as well for this country is it has been for France :? Tbe public will understand that from the 1st of Ja- i nuary, 1849, the former pontage of letters, regulated kccordlng to distance. will be entirely reformed, and ] *ill be replaced by the charge of four cents for each ( letter, which will not weigh more than Mven-eighths of > in ounce, and forwarded to aoy part of the dominion j{ the FreBoh republic, including Corsica and Algeria. 1 Above tbe weight *>f seven-eighths of an ounce to 1 in ounce and seven-eighths, the postage of letters will i eight cents. Above an ounoe and seven-eighths tc twelve ounces ind a half, tbe postage is invariably regulated at tweu- | ;y cents (1 franc). The letters and bundles which vould weigh more than twelve ounces and a half will je charged with an additional postage of twenty cents or each twelve and a half ounces, or fraction of that weight. The two cents of sea transit, which are now applied 0 the letters forwarded to Corsica and Algeria. is abolsbed. These letters will not pay more than those circulating through France The postage of letters, directed to the members of he army and navy, actually serviag their country, vhich was previously five oents. is reduced to four lents ; and the?e letters are, for the future, consilered is those forwarded by the public. Nothing will be changed as regarda the present lostage of letters forwarded from one part of a city or 1 strict to another. Lettera stated, or stamped, as containing valu'b'e i hinge, papers or money, will pay a double postage, viz , j ight oents for a single letter through France and its ominiona. After the above arrangements, the ordinance liters into detail for the institution of printed tamps of several prices, which will be pasted upon he letters, as it ia done in England and in this :ountry. A These Btamps will be only sold at the post office nd by the agents and factcurs (bearer?) of the ad. limstration. We are glad to see that our sister republic has lready borrowed from England a system which re should have also adopted long since. It is to be hoped that the successor fo Gave John" on will look deeply into this matter. Thk Coitrt of Sessions, and thk^Kkkper of he Penitentiary.?By the proceedings of (he ourt of Sessions, published in another column, : wil 1 be seen that the Judges of the Court of Sesions, and the District Attorney, have felt themelves called upon to express their disapprobation, n a public manner, of the conduct of the keepers if the Penitentiary on Blackwell's Island. They omplain that their labors are rendered almost lugatory in certain instances, by the comforts florded to certain prisoners of wealth and influ. nee, who are sent to the Penitentiary to suffer he punishment due to violated law. The matter las now got to undergo a legal investigation, as it vculd seem, by the Recorder's expressed determilation to present the subject to the next Grand ury. _ The Steamer America left her dock, at Jersey ity, at 12 o'clock yesterday, for Halifax and Li" erpool. She has on board 48 passengers for the atter place, and five for the former. The Sovthehnkr,Capt. Berry, arrived yesterday norning from Charleston, with the Southern mail, >ne day in advance of the old mail route. From Yucatan.?We learp some interesting iarticulara as to the state of affairs in Yncatan, rem a parsecicer who arrived here yesterday In the brig lariiet, from Sisal. He inf rmi u? that Baealar, which s stIU held by the Indiana, contains the treasure taken torn the white*, that the garrison is small, and that be town can be approached by sea. without suspiolon. The two companies of volunteers which left here c m? week* since, under command of Colonel white, eft Merlda on the let instant for the Interior, and ook with them a piece of artiUerv. Colonel White, idejor McDowell, and Captain Kelly returned herein ,bc Harriet, to recruit the number of men required to 111 up the regiment, which the Colonel It empowered >ytbe Mexican government to rale*. A rendezvous jr that purpose, we learn. will be opened forthwith. Trade la represented as being very dull in all the lesports. as well as in the interior of Vncatan. The ndUne are down hearted, having heard that Ameri- I tan troops were to operate against them They are mpplled with arm* and ammunition by British merchants at Belize, Honduras, at enormous prices. The American troops, while at 8i*al and Merlda, received the highest encomiums for their orderly conluct, and were treated by all with great respect and onfldenee. k Only one vessel lay In the harbor of Sisal at the fating of the Harriet. She was bound to Havana, and iras taking in a cargo of beeves for that plaoe. A Spanish steamer left a few days previous with a cargo >f the same animals ? A'. O Helta, Sou. 14. From Vtra Cruz.?The IT. S. steamer Iris, Capt. E. W. Carpender, arrived last evening from Vera Lruz,havicg made the passage to the Southwest Tans In four days and sixteen hours. The Hen tfathan Clifford, onr Minister to Mexico .and family, oame over r>n the Iris. We subjoin a list of the offloers of the ressei. and pssssengers K. W. Carpender, Commander: Lieut. Kdmund Jerkins: Acting Master William II. Keily; Midshipman 8 H. Newman; Parsed Assistant Surgeon Wo B. Sinclair; Acting Chief Engineer, Second Assistant rheodore Zeller, and Messrs. Wm K. Hall, John M. Maury, Henry Mason, Thos. J Harris, Third Assistant Knglneors ; Captain's Clerk, Thos A. Whitaker. I'assengeis?Hon. Nathan Clifford, our Minister In N'exico; Sr. Don I .ills dela Kosa, Knvoy (extraordinary nd minister J'lenlpoteatlary from Mexico to the L'nitetfStates, lady and daughter; Messrs. Antonio Perer (iallardo, Second Secretary of Legation; Angel Unlet; Octaviano Perez and Vioente Rarrera; Attaches. of the family of the Minister, Messrs Ignatio I'rrutladela Kosa, Vicente de la Rosa. Luis de la Kosa nd two servants; Messrs. Lewis K. Ilargous; James k'ellrg. late Acting U. 8. Consul In Mexico; A. J. Butler, MiohaM MoMahon; Bn. Juan Domere^, James VtcDeimitt. The Iris also brought over 16 American eitlssns, 'ormerly connected with our army, who were found In Vera Cruz In great distress, end taken on board by fJspt. Carpender. by the advioe of Mr. Clifford. Capt. 1. reports all quiet in Vera Cruz, and nothing new ? !V. 0 Picayutif. Nov. 14. T.tMT>TCO.--It is said that the military at Tarn* iloo applied recently to the (Jovjrnor of New L?oo i r men and arms to aid them in suppressing the epl* It of the citlcens of that plaoe, but were denied. Tne Vorthern States seem determined to Mt In concert, to II things rational, and that a revolution In the C4pl*1 will be Immediately followed by an attempt an their )s:t to separate from the republic he Theatrical EmenU la PUlUtlpUk. Hacretdx and Vomil. [From the Philadelphia Times, Nov.lt. We cannot say that we think Mac ready vu i c< fated in a becoming manner, on hit appearance ; ' the Arch afreet on Monday niiiht. The noise H id contusion were, in fact, disgraoetul; and. j tc though we are satisfied that he had a great deal ! (1 ? do with the influence which wus exercised irainst Mr. Forrest in London, because Mr. F. tj aw an American arto'r, btill we conceive that, as b niertcan?, we ought to be m agnanimous, and can u flotd to |iaa? over such petty feelings aa beneath w 'talialion. Mr. Macready is a very great actor? b is useless to deny it. So is Mr Forrest. Genim ? ?of 110 country : Hnd it Mr. Macready could de- b rend. ut home, to such conduct as is attributed to ?' ini, it furnithes us no reason why we should, I ere, follow his example. [I romtho PbtUdwIpbia Enquirer, Not 22.] (i We are sorry to be compelled to state that a few ! t ergons disgraced themselves on Monday evening I P #fct, at the Arch Street Theatre, by hissing, yell- I ? ng, and making other disagreeable noises, during * he (>erformance of Mr. Macready. The house -J," ?as crowded from pit to dome, and nineteenwentieths of the audience were disposed to act i vith the most liberal courtesy towards the emi- r lent tragedian. Thus, whenever it became neces- a ary, the shouts of applause were so overwhelm* ? og, that the hissing could not be beard ? ai,d it 1 nas only during the pans***, that the disturbers \ ould make themselves m any degree conspicu- ! ma. True, they managed to annoy the audience luring ?r.e greater portion of the first act, but then discovered that they were in a miserable mi- ' loiity, and paused in their orations to a very b ireat extent. Between the first and second acts, ? "or example, six rounds ot cheers were given? he object of the majority being to show tlieir lenitiness of feeling to wards a gifted and accomplished stranger. Some ruffians, not satisfied with >ral demonstrations, thr^w pennies and an egg ipon the stage ; hut Macready bore himself liroughout with dignity end propriety, and treated he authors of the outrage with merited conempt. At the close of the piece q call was made, ind the tragedian came forward and made a few emarks, which were listened to, and applauded >r hissrd, according to the temper of the parties. IVe will only repeat the statement, that the great mjority of the audience were evidently and de:idedlv opposed to the outrageous conduct ot the tl. ?r a*.. a

cw. j. iir |TiDuiittiiuii ui mavuciu war, ucojnic heee difficulties*, a master-piece. IKrcm tberhlladelphla Ledger. Nor "21 ] Mr. Macrtady appeared last night at the Arch, Hid the i nnouncement drew a very crowded audience. The house inside was packed, and outside [here was a gathering large enough for a town meeting. Curiosity had drawn these " outsiders" in expectation of a row, and we are sorry to Bay that the conduct of a portion of the audience 1 aside uglified their expectations, (or they did all they could by hissing and noisesto destroy all the effect j of the play. In tins, however, they were ODly partially successful; a very large portion of the ' audience were resectable people, and their plaudits silenced every attempt at interruption, though tlie*e were so frequent as to mar the beauty of the performance. During the play cheers were several times marie for Forrest, and drowned by louder ] oneB for Macreadv. Pennies were thrown upon the stage amid calls and cries of the most disgraceful character, and in the last act, while Mr. M. was on the stage, an egg was thrown, and falling near his feet broke. Still he heeded not the intuit, but proceeded on through the piece. At the fall of the curtain there was the usual call, and Mr. Macready I i came before the curtain nmid an almost universal j : waving of hats, and the most tumultuous applause ' ; ever heard in a theatre. It was several minutes 1 before be attempted to speak, so loud and general was the noise of friends and foea. MACRKADY's SPKKCHi He at length said :? " He had understood, at New T?rk and Boiton, that he was to bp met by an organized opposition, but he bad abiding confidence in the justice of the Amerloan peeple. [Here the noise and confusion completely 1 drowned bis voice, and three cheen were attempted for Forrest and three heartj ones were given for 1 Macreariy ] He resumed by saying it was the custom in nts country never to condemn a man unheard [Cheers and calls, in which Forrest's name was heard. Mr M. said that it bad been said that he entertained 1 hostile feelings towards an actor in this country, and that he had evlnoed a feeling of opposition towards him?all which statements, severally and in the aggregate, he declared wholly and entirely unfounded. The actor alluded to had done that towards him what ha was nire no English actor would do, and what he be- 1 lleved no other American aotor would do?he had | openly hissed him. [Oreat noise and confusion, hisses and hurras ] That up to the time of that aot he had never entertained towards that actor a feeling of unklndnear, nor had be ever shown any since. [Collision in boxes, and great uproar all over the house.] When apposition Innis country had been organized against a French company, be actively interested himself to ?)Uy It. [Here he said something of the disreputable character of those who participate in suoh outrage*, ] which, amid the tumult, was lost to onr ear ] He said be folly appreciated the character and feelings of the j audience, and as to his engagement, if it was their will i he wa? willing to give it up at once, [no, no,?eheet a and hirres] but that he ahould retain In his memory the liveliest recollection of the warm and general sentiments of regard shown bim.and shouli speak of the American people, whom he had known and studied ror the last twenty jears, with the same kind feellnga that he ever had done. Throughout the c!osincr scenes, aa indeed he dirl throughout the entire j>1 ay. Mr. Macready bore up under the many vexatious annoyances of a small ! part ot the audience with great apparent good humor, but once, so tar as we saw, showing any warmth of feeling, and then but for a moment. The movement of the whole evening waa the most disgraceful that we ever saw in a theatre, and ' it was gratifying to hear the obiect of an assault so i brutal ind uncalled for, attribute it to the proper source?to a few ill bred, riotous persons, to be found in every community?in every nation. [From the Pennsylvanlan.J We received the followinc card late last evening. It is a reply to the speech of Mr. Macready, at the Arch Stieet Theatre, on Monday evening:? A <ARD. 1 Mr. Macready, in bis speech last night, to the au- ? dimcp asseitb ed at the Arch Street Theatre, made < allusion. I understand, to ' an American actor." who < bad the temerity, on one occasion, ' openly to hiss < him '' This Is true. and. by the way. the only truth which I have been enabled to gather from the whole ] scope of hit address But wby say an American j actor Why not openly charge me with the act? f?r ! | I did it. and publicly avowed It in the Timet news- , paper, ol l.ondon, and at the same time asserted my i tight to do so. I On the occasion alluded to. Mr. Macready Intro- j , duced a fancy dance into his performance of Hamlet, j which I denigrated as pat it mnurhoir. and which I I | hissed, for i thought it a desecration of the scene, and the audience thought so too, for in a few nights after- I ward* when Mr. Macready repeated the part of Hamlet I with the same ''torn-foolery," tha intelligent audienoe ' of Kdinbnrgh greeted it with a universal hiss Mr. Macrrady is stated to have said last night. tVat np to tbe time of this act on my part, he '-had never . entertained towards me a feeling of nnklndness " I unhesitatingly pronounce this to ba a wilful and unblushing falsehood I most solemnly aver and do be- j lleve that Mr. Macready, instigated by his narrow, , envious mind, and his selfish fears, did secretly?nat > openly?suborn several writers for the Fngllsh press. ' 1 to write me down Among them was one Foster, a I ' toady" of the eminent tragedian?one who Is ever . ready to do his dirty work; and this Foster, at tha 1 bidding of his patron, attacked me In print even I ' b*fore I bad appeared upon tbe London boards, and I i continued his abuse of me at every opportunity after- | wards. I M?rt alfo, and aolemly believe that Mr Maoready connlvtd. when hi* friend* went to the theatre In London. to hiss dip. and did biaa mi, with the purpose of driving ire from the atatre?and all thil happened , man j month* b?f< re the affair at Edinburgh, to which Mr. Macready refer*, and In relation to which h? je?uit- ' Ically remark* tbat "until that aot. he never entertained toward* me a feeling of uokindneaa." Pah! ( Mr. Macready ba* no feeling of kindneaa for any actor wbo ia likely, by hi* talent, to atand in hia way. Hla , whole oonrne aa manager and a* aotor provea thla? tbera is nothing In him but *elf-self? eelf-an 1 hi* wa eountrjmen, the English aetora, know thla well. ' Mr. Macready baa a very lively Imagination, and often draw* npon it for hla facta. Ha aaid, In a apeech at 1 New York, that there al*o there was aa "orgaalzed opposition1' to him, which 1* likowtee falaa The-e wh no ' oppoeitlon manifested towarda him there?for I waa la the city at the time, and wa* careful to watch every movement wltb regard to auch a matter Many of < my frlenda called upon ma when Mr. Maoready waa i announced to perform, and propoaeii to drive him from the atage far hla conduot toward* me In I.ondoa. My adviee waa, do nothing?let the auperannuated driveller alone- to oppoae him would be but to make him of aotne importance. My frieada agreed with ma It waa, at leaat, the mo*t dlgalfed courae to pursue, and it waa Immediately adopted. Wltk regard to " an organlzed opposition to hia" la Beaton, thla ia, I believe, equally false, but. perbapa, In charity to the poor old man. I ebonld Impute theoe " cbimeraa dire, 'rather to the disturbed atate of hla guilty coaacUaca, thaa to any dealre upon hla part wilfully to misrepresent. EDWIN FORREST. Fhii.adciniia, Nov 31, 1148. Ily Trirgrapli. PHILADKLrHiA, Not. 24?10 P. M. Mr. Maoready waa greeted thla evenlag. at the Arch, by an immenae audience. Soaae very alight mark* of dUapprobatloa were appareat, whloh, however, did not latrrfere with the performaaaa. News from Sai.tiixo.?W> take the following Irom the Corjnn Chrnti Star, of the 21th tilt.:? A party of Americana arrived here la*tevening, from Saltlllo They report that every thing waa quiet there, and tbat Buatamente waa expected to arrive in Mont?r?y on the 10th of next month, at the h*\4 of two AI w4 a Ia na r.t V1ail/<in ( rAAna thu Araf ef,vnma aiiml taw On Virion, who "frond In command. and the other I'/ (Jan. Mejia. The oaai.e of aendinx these troop* to the frontier. w?? to put down any ln?nrA<.i tlor.nrj noTrmertH there Tna people talK considerable about Reparation from the central government, but appear to be generally <pposed to aty foreign in tarferenoe Arista wai not in MonUrey when our Informant left, but wan eipeotad there in a couple of montha 7 he party crossed the country from SaltUlo h? re, hot niithfr saw nor hear! of any Indlatu >n the route, . ThMtriMl ud HwriraJ. f P&aa Thiitii.?"Edith," thai baautlfal, magnld- | at dram*, contlnnaa to haw, and, w# aar aaj, mora ^ ad mora to daaarra, aa lmmanae run at thlf iplandld leatra. Of Mra. Shaw wa have already said maoh, and g k> much ean hardly ba aald of bar beautiful acting.? ^ . riacide'a Captlan Cuttla 1* a line, nplrited and ta" j ntod enactment and lar.reanea nightly In favor with t i* public None, we believe, bat Mr. H. Plaoide ooul J d ?\e been found at all able or worthy to compete with t 1< r"l > infimrunnuil OI nun ooiiicur ] hloh w? hit# Kif n ?!w*here Also Mr Placid* aensl- i ly improve*, a* he feels bis power, and tile flattdriag f ppreciation of hi* talent. the better It la, we think, c >th udjupt and unkind in seine criticism* we h*?e I urn, to attempt to depreciata the acting or person of 1 Ira Waleot. She deaervea all praiae, an4 perforins the art with great sweetneaa, judgment and nature, 'hough the may be better In soma other oharaotera, *h? i? g< od in all,) yet iu thia part ahe exhibits gr^at U nt, and wa are pnrteotly convinced It oould not ba i lajed better. As to Walcot'a Toots, noihlug oaa equal t?it ia a fine conception, full of tquchea of nature, nd Air. W. plays it without annotation, with perfeot udgment. and with admirable effect. Mra. Knight de rvea great praiae; so do Clarke, Chapman Gilbert. Ve cannot fay muoh of Mr. Soott. Miss Mary ! "aylor'a Susan Nipper is a delightful piece of genuine ! latnre. Altogether. ao oomplioatedand variegated i pltxe ? "*'^ah," there oould not be a better c*at. or i j r'ti?er display of tha higheat histrionic talent. Mr. i 'lacide as Haveraack. in the "Old Unard ." ia inimita- I to. Never was Old Drury no wall attained a* it aovr { or to rich l&talent and abundant In the highest en- | ertalnment. Bowery Thutk.-Barney Williams had a fin* iou.se last evening for hia benefit, and ha fully deerved it, for ha is a moat excellent Irish oomudian> iDd a mott popu'ar and deserving oltiien. He 1* bout to start on a Southern tour; and, wherever he lays, thore who attend bis performances may be asuied that they are seeing one of the most favorite s'ew York actors. The performancea laat evening :ousUted of " Here Dliniou," " i'he Irish AobMlidor,-' *' Born to Good Luok," and the New Orleans iereoadtrs' Concert. '' Hose Clinton" was finely tlayed. Though the story is a plain, simple one, the xcellent acting of Miss Wemyss, Mra. Jordan. J. H. i ilall, Winanh, Sio , contribute much to make it very nteretting. The other piecea went off finely; and, iltngether, Barney Williams must be well pleased with ;he result of bis benefit. For to-nigbt a first-rate bill a presented, one that will just suit the holiday fblks. it consists of 110 less than Are different entertainments ind a dance, vis Domestic dramas, faroe, a concert t>y tha New Orleana Serenades, a grand national tllegory in honor of General Taylor, and a national lance by Mr. G. W. Smith For tha partioulari, wa refer to oar list of amusements. Broadway Theatric.?Mr. Murdoch appearad at tha t$ roadway, laat evening, in tha oharaoter of Rlohelieu. It is a great charaeter, and in the handfl of a talented kctor, cannot bat win great favor with an audlenoe. Mr. Murdoch does not vary thi tonaa and manner of hia Richelieu ao muoh aa some aotors who have performed :he part upon the boarda In this oity. He la the old nan all through, and doea not at times aeem to forget ;bat the weight of years la upon him. Mr. M's climactic paints were well made, bat in the more quiet, yet most impressive passages?those passagee which carry with them the pith and essence of the dootrlnes and entimenta which the author intenda to teaoh in these niiunui?the utor failed to make tha imnratainn which the text la capable of producing. A quietly read, but well emphasised sentence, la juat as effective us one delivered in a louder tone; And a high order of talent la undoubtedly often displayed In theae same ijultt readings; but where a passage contains a gem, it is not enough to Bay the line will tell for itself. The author may call upon his reader to use his own judgment in discerning the beauties of a work; the aotor, however, assumes the task of pointing out these beauties, by look, tone, gesture, emphasis, or otherwise. Some readers are no much afraid of mouthing words, that they run into the fault opposite to that which they shun. K. scaping Seylla. they are not oareful enough to avoid Charybdis. Mr. M. has not entirely avoided it. Tho audienoe. however, expressed their approbation frequently during the evening, and at the close ef the piece, called him before the curtain. He came out, after conquerable delay, and thanked the audience for their flattering demonstration, bat at the Fame time expressed hia disapproval of the custom of calling actor out at the close of a performance. The piece was well cast throughout: Mesars. Dyott, Fredericks, Vacbe, Baker, and Miases Wallaok and llildreth. with others, all aequitted themselves well. The bill was made up besides "Riahelieu," of a performance upon the glass bells, and the farce ofK His Lest Leas," in whion Mr. Maoarthy was oast for O'Callaghan. National Theatric.?Yankee Hill ia attracting crowds to this house nightly, and the hearty laughter and enthusiastic applause which are elicited by his graphic and unique delineations of the true blue, full blooded down-easter, make the house resound again. Of course the character ia somewhat exaggerated in Mr. Hill's personations?that is absolutely nscertary id penormmg any smgie line ox cnaracter? but hi* easy actiDg. comical look*, and ready wit, all combine to pirate all those who hear hits. Last evening the first pieoe was " The Green' Mountain Boy," in which he plsjs Jrdediah. It is a very interesting drama, and went off with much tcUt. ''New York as it is." and the farc? of ' New Notions,*' with Mr Hill as Major Wheeler, mad* up the remainder of the bill. Meters. McFarland, Tllton, Taylor, Mrs. Chapman and the other performers all do well. Today Mr. Chanfrau Intends giving the holiday folks a good chance to enjoy themselves, as there will be an afternoon as well as an evening performance given. Both the entertainments will be capital one*. The afternoon one will oonsist of the drama of u Murrell, the Land Pirate.1' in which Burke ia so comioal; the ever populor " New York as it ia," and the faroe of " The Omnibus." In the evening Mr. Hill will appear In several faerea. Bt'RTon'i Theatre.?Last araning this theatre was well filled, on the occasion of Miaa Chapman's benefit The ' Good Old English Gentleman." which U a comedy in two aots, and exceedingly well got up, and as well played, in wh<oh piece is Introdnoed a very pretty dance, called the ''Morris Dance;'* after whloh the 1 Musical 'Arrivals" was received with great applause, and concluded with the " Beauty and the Beast:" the whole performances giving general approbation. Tonight. the" Good Old Kngllsh Gentleman," " Musioal Arrivals," and " Tom and Jerry in America, or Life in the New World," in which Mr. Burton takei the part of James Hall Tr?llope. This is an excellent piece, ?nd should be seen by all who wish to laugh and enjoy themselves. We say. go to Burton's to-night, and go arly and secure a good seat. Trton and Thompson's Circus. Broadway?The highly attractive bill put forth by this excellent oompuny, drew together, on last evening, a crowded as-enib'sge of the admirers of equestrian performance tnd athletic exerolsea. In the latter, the French brothers, Martlnettl, in "Aerial Tableaux," were rapturously applauded, and the entire performances of the ^venining passed off with rcUt. The oompany, It will Iw perceived, on reference to the bills ef the day, will give an afternoon performance at 2% o'olook this day. Sands, Lknt it Co.'s (Nihlo's.) ?This popular plaae Df public amnaement was crowded last evening to pxceta,and the astonishing feats performed by the entire company elicited the most enthuslastio applause throughout. The extraordinary talents of the performer* have gained for them a deserved popularity, mdwe would refer their numerous admirers to the bill which they pat forth for this day's entertainment. An afternoon pt-rformance will be given at 2% o'clock. /ooi.eoicAi Hai.l ?Van Amburgh'a exhibition ot many of the flneet speoimens of the "living tenants of the forest,'- and also of the feathered tribe, drew toItether, on last evening, an Immense crowd of visiters. Perhaps a finer ooileotlon. or one of a rarer description could not be fovnd ; and we would reoommend all who have not. as yet. seen this splendid exhibition, to avail themselves of tne present opportunity, and visit Zoologloal Hall, (Bowery) Cmsutt's Mi.iuiiu will to-day shine out in their gayest style, and their concerts will be composed of their moot popular songs, in addition to whioh they will go through all their celebrated burlesque dances and Ieotuies, and *lve any quantity of new witticisms, puns. jokes, connndrums, fce., thus making their entertainments well worthy all holiday folks' attention. To accommodate all classes and conditions, young and old. those who can go out at night, and those who can't, tney will give two ooncerts, vii , one at S, and another at 8 P.M. Smith'* Mimtrki.v at the New Room, are a first rate rat ot musicians. The New Room is most elegantly Rtted up. and those who visit will be delighted with the soncertof the Minstrels and the elegance of the aocommcdations. They give an afternoon and evening performance to-day. Mblodbon ?White's Serenaders are still going on .it In ?Va aamn anoMaa whirth hlK fttUndffd thftir A D talnment* for no many week* dm Every effort ii i made by the manager Of the Melodeon to aacomm'oJate hi* patron* most hand*omely. CiMr?*LL'? Mt!??t*ti.s.?Klmberly aad hi* dark philosopher* will com* out In full bloom on thl* holiday ooca*lon of thankiglvlng day, aad In order to aec<mmodafe their numerous patron*, thay will give two conoeits. til, one at 3, and the other at 8 P M,? The performance a of thl* band are, Indeed, flrit rate, and tho*e who have onee heard then, are not at all attonKhed at their great and long continued suooes*, They have a long career of good fortune atlll before, and their concert* of to day will prove how earnestly they labor to keep up their well-earned reputation. II>.kri Hr.sr.the eminent pianist, Intendsgiving a grand muaioal entertainment at the Tabrroxole tonight, on a ?o*t extensive scale. It will be hi* Ar*t and only appearance In public In New \otk thi* reaxon, and he basso arranged matter* as to make hi* entertainment worthy of the patronago of all who are lovers of elegant and scientific muslo. In the first place be has secured the assistance of the whole of the Italian opera company, and their full orohestra, under the direction of M. Maretzek Slgnorlna Trufll, M'me Lahorde. Slgnorlna Pattl, Slgnor Bnnedettl, Valtelioa, Laborde, Ho?l, Pubreul and Ofnbelel will be among tbe ringers. Between the two part* of the eon eert, Jo?*i Oung'I and bis celebrated band will exeen'e seme of their most admired music; and, Anally, Hers himself will perform several piece* of hit own oompo itlon, among them impromptu burlesque* on the two popular Ethiopian song* of "Oh' Susannah," and "< arry me back to Old Virginia.'' The orohestra will eieeute several splendid overtures; and, altogether, the entertainment will he on* of the most brilliant of the etason and will doubtles* attract a fall house. GonoVs Conc**t.?Thl* evening the fifth musical entertainment of Oung'l'* celebrated band will take plaoe at the Tabernecle. Tbe programme presents a great variety of beautiful piece*, end it I* almost unnecessary to say they will be executed with all the musloal skill end hartuOD) which obaraoterUed tlwtr orator oeneorU. Th? oo? ? Mm .<n ?*. fl iV ma Und by Mr. 8Ud?, with tuck awtotaoM of ton* h rilling execution, U la tWelf infflolant to ittrtgt ? irf* Maembtag*. Obbmania Bind ?A grand bitlnl ooncart will h* ;ivan by thlf oompany thll evening, at the kacntU Lcadeniy, Brooklyn. Kvery mem bur belonging to this harming bicd i* highly tMompllibxl, u far as mull concerned, and tbey have been pronounced excalrnt by tha moat eminent masters in this oity. Mali, me Otto, In consideration of thair splendid abilitea will aid tham on this occasion She will sing two liefif*. ou? by Bellini, ?nd tha other by Rossini, and. ?e are p*rmuded, they will be rendered with tbiaa weet cadeneas and elegant execution for whiab aha la 10 celebrated Her voice is pure and olaar, and bar nethod and >tyla are excellent. Wa hop* thoy t! lave a buiaper. Fihit Cowcbbt or "thb Saioima Bawd, Taukh<aui.k. ?Yesterday evening ?m atfqoted as the first ievvlopment of the powrfrs ?f itit? accomplished orihestra. who have quietly arrived amongst us. and issumed their position between the otbar brilliant nusioai constellations that have recently illuminated >ur hemisphere. Their appearance wai greeted with Vrvor and enthusiasm, tha result of tha previous ame tbese great artist* bad acquired, and tieir oonsludicg pieces were accompanied tree by mora striking evidences af admiration, because the means bad been supplied of testing and ascertaining that whiob bad been previouily known only by reputation The whole performance, from beginning to end, won at once and Insensibly upon the andUnn?' tha iDg, clear and bell liku notes of thejnatwivientallstc from twenty-five different mcdipbu dfsolknd exhibited the refined graces of the performers, and the finish of their rxeoution. The march, from ' The Midsummer Night's Dream," was most effectively performed and acquired fresh plaudits, by the loudly demanded, and obligingly granted, repetition. The quartette, by the four boras, was tender and subdued, displaying the powers of the instruments and theoomrnand over them of the performers, executing cadeaoea of the most elaborate and hazardous kind, with aitoniehfeg eare. The fantasia on the trombone, executed b> Schuster, excited well-nerltcd anplause, and developed the powers of an instrument of saroassing sweetness The reception of this great acquisition to the musloul enjoyments of the city was as creditable to a numerous and disorlmiuating audience, a? it was oompllmentary to the genius and talents of this accomplished band, whom we hope ?<aln to see,under equally favorable auspices, upon an early a>d propitious occasion. Mkiico Illu?tr4trd.?This splendid paaorama is one of the most Interesting exhibitions now in the olty. and it Is well worth the attention of all classes, as It gives a moet accurate idea of the great feats of our army in Mexloo. as well as a most picturesque and truthful representation of the most interesting portion of that country, of which so much has been said and written Krom Verafrui to the olty of Mextao, every portion of the country about the line of march is most graphically sketohed. Bommahdmknt op Vm Can*.?Though all the horrors of war have passed away, at least se far as this couctry is conoerned, still the curiJiity of the many to tee how such things are managed, is as great asever, If we may judge from the way in which this most ingenious and accurate representation of the taking of Vera Crux is crowded every evening. It is a most elegant exhibition, and ought to be visited by all We have no doubt hundreds will go to see it. Mr. and Mrs. C. Dlbdin Pitt are in Cinoinnatl. Madam* Ablamowicx is also there. Col. B B. Taylor, formerly a member cf the Ohio Legislature, and pretty generally known as "Buffalo Taylor.'" 1b announced to appear at the Cleveland Theatre, at Holla M. Davu, the able manager of the Frenoh theatre of New Orleans, arrived on the 7th ln?t., in that city, accompanied by all the operatic troupe, which was going to make its debut on the 14th Inst, in Donizetti's opera of " La Favorite." We give below the list of the artists of that oompany, who are aid to be very talented, and who undoubtedly will visit onr city during the next spring. Grand Opera and Comio Opera? M. Duluo, 1st tenor; M. Vatel, 1st basso; M. Corady, baritone; tf. Leon Fleury, 1st tenor leger; M. Berton, 1st tenor; Messrs. Lavergne and Roulet, 2il bassi; Mme. Fleury Jolly, 1st prima donna; Miss Berton, 2d 1st prima donna; M,e. L.Dugason, M. Prevot, leader of orohestra; Comedy and drama, M. Montassler, M. Lavergne, M. Mencbaut, 1st eomic; M. Mathien, M. Berton, M. Sage, M. Choi, M. Jules. Mme Maria, Mme. Leoonr, Mme. Mathieu, Mme Richer, Mme. Sage, Mile Bonivar. Wo read in the Journal de Steele, of the last dates, that Mile Nau, the celebrated cantatriee of the Aoademy of Music, of Paris, has taken her farewell benefit. She leaves the Parisian stage, and baa been engaged for tbe next season in Londen. It is certain that Mile. Nau will oome to New York, after her professional engagement in London. She has been engaged te visit the United States, and will depart as soon as she is free from prior engagements. Election Fraud.?In the course of the exatninanation of a witness in a case tried during the pro sent term of the court, the wltn?M testified thai ha voted ?t the late election, though not of the age of 21, by putting ? piece of paper, with 21 written on it in hie shoe, and so voting, " being," at he satd, " oyer 21." The Judge commented very lever*!? on this fraud on the election, and bo treated It without an in* dlctment, whioh. however, he wai very strongly inclined to set on foot. If this had been done, the witaeM wonld have fared badly, and hit rote have oosfc him dearly.? Swmfer Bannrr. Western Virginia.?The next census, it is Raid, will show a numerical majority of 10 000 in Weatern Virginia, over the lantern portion of the State. The people ! the Western section are strongly opposed to slavery, and the elements of anti-slavery agitation are already to be found there There will soon be ft struggle in which tbe two parties of the State will be airayed against each other. Mr. Ci.ay'8 Hkati.h?The Lexington Obtervtr, of Wednesday last, says:?"Mr. Clay is still quite ill. His physician regards his situation ai better, though he ia not entirely out of danger." It is rumored that General Taylor, in order t* chow his high sense ol the valor of the Americas troops, in the recent war with Mexioo. will, in all eases, prefer those brave men in his selections for plftpe, to tbe noisy opponents of that war. This rumor ccmes from the best authority. Suoh a desision would ent off tbe hopes of boats of whig expectants.?Peim yiMniM. Whig Sheriff nr One Vote ?We learn from the Utica Htrald that the Canvassers of Osweg* county have declared Norman Howe the whig oandidate for Sheriff, elected by one majority. TELEGRAPHIC* INTELLIGENCE. Sale of Pnbllc Lands. A. .... M.t. OO tOII The Comptroller's sale of publio lands hu bee* postponed until Friday nest, and will open with Broom* county. flteainahlp United State*. New OmiiKi, No*. 21,1841. The steamship United States left this port on th* 18th imt., and paered the bar the next mornlog safely Pittsburg and Cleveland Railroad. Pittsburg, Mot. 21.1848. k nt(v? mnainraa ara Solr?? taknn tn AAmtmat - road between Pittsburg and Cleveland. It la animated that the coat or comtruotion will amount ta $6,000 per mile. Snoir Storm. NoaroL*. Not 31,1849 We were visited bj a severe snow storm and sale o? Saturday. Market** New Okuk4.ii, November 18. 1848 The cotton market continues Arm with sales or 1 tVM bales: tbe sales of the week are :\2 000 The Hour aa<l corn market Uldull, with a downward tendency in i prices. In provision there were sales of '250 barrels of I poik at $0 76. and 1 800 kegs of lard at7o. Sugar remains firm with moderate sales. Heights and sterling are unaltered. Ai BAtr, November 22?T M. Receipts within the past twenty-four hours:?flour, 11.100 barrels; cern, 'J f>00 bushels; barley, 8,600 do. The demand for flour Is f?lr at steady prices In onra there were sales of 1,6C0 bushels good mixed at Ota. Barley Is scarcely so active; we notice sales of T 000 busbela, Including two rowed, at 05c , and four rowed at 0-Jo. Oats remain about the same, 34o. a My,o, with sales of 5,000 bushels. Pittshiro, Nov. 11. 1848. The flour msrket Is dull, and holdeis are stiff ; sales of Western at (.1 1Hto $4 per bbl. There is a good inquiry for good samples <( wheat, but poor lots are dull. Sales of barley at 52o. a 6;to. per busbel. Sale* of prime yellow cc rn at .T>o. Lard sells at 7c per lb. The stock ot provisions on hand is small. 3*les of lead at $4 f?0 p*r 100 lbs Whiskey in barrels sell* at 10^c. to 90c. per lb. Sales of butter at 8>? aOe. per lb. Depth of water In the channel six feet. THE WEEKLY HERALD. The Weekly Herald will be published at nine o'clock on Saturday morning. It Is the best weekly newspaper to send to the Interior of the oountry or abroad. Its contents give a sort of daguerreotype view of th* affairs in the world. Terms of subscription, 11K per annum. O. B. Clarke'* Hack Orsitost* nre l?enu(iful kp?< imenn of the art of tailoring. Dratte, bUokx, t>r > tod lined are the prevailing Colors. Alan, Pants and Vea:*. Th? peculiar feature of this eataMi>hment ta that every garim-nt Is mads to meaaure, at Hie rnme priee at which they arj aoht i-eaJ/ made, vis:? French (loth Ure?i Coau made to oflrr at. tlti O. B. CLARKK 110 Willi >n ?K. 1,000 Over Coal?, lllrti Mnlng, 99 to 10 dollara; 200 Clftaka 12 to $12; fK*l.lr??a and trook Co*t\ Frjnoh oloth and trimmiMi, $1 to $11; Paati, tinny oawlmeroi, f| t? t-Y V??(A N) Mnti to t.H?thee* aro all unredeemed pledge* ireah frorr motion, ir"' her^alM. t* 8utt Store. lontor NW m and B.ckmao aireete. GtiHn Prrrh* Hoot<c*n lif f'oiinel at Jonri', 14 Ana stre<t, rieer the Mnrrum. Aleo the belt of Pronel I'tM lh>ote, at $4 S0| (.ootid quality do,, J?."t ft. I: Frenin Wato* Proof B< from $ 5*' t? >8; Co'k 8<de il wita, ff >m J>! to Jkr, Ho ?o to Jonea, 11 Auu street, tf jou * ini ?>oJ o.utj vil blio?i chop. Ait-hrr, of 400 Rrtenwlrh Mrwt.liiellliig Mfftt at tet .11, %\ -vbolaeab prlwa. Hii LI aha, ???r, and M* r?? *v? ?r- '^ati'lfal; ?!*> tn tn Mwi rari'ty -4 ? ira, I

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