Newspaper of The New York Herald, April 26, 1849, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated April 26, 1849 Page 2
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NEW YORK HERALD. Iwthwcit corner or FnJtoa and Numb it*. JAHKH GORDON BKNSKTT, PROPRIETOR. amusements this eteninq. BOWERY THEATRE, Bowery.?Thm Bainm.-Oiini ItALLKI I ITMBTIt! MtBT?YoVR Lirs'l IK DanOkR. BROADWAY THEATRE, Broadway.?Macki tw?Wmicb ib tmb Kino? NATIONAL THEATRE, Chatham Sqaaro.?roim? j0" ?A Ci.abcb at N.n? Yobk?* or Aok?Slaaiibb AMD ClAIHIl. tnuuiuair vi iui, utTTOIU, nit iitiifT iiia^iuiau ui the whits; and the chances that S?:ward'.s candidate will succeed, in preference to General Taylor's candidate, are increasing every day. We understand that, formerly, Mr. Bowen was the candidate for this post, put forward by Mr. Seward; but Mr. Bowen has been withdrawn, and is now considered more eligible Tor the consulship to Liverpool; and now the light is as to whether General Taylor shall appoint Mr. Young, with the consent of his cabinet, or whether Senator Seward shall succeed in appointing Mr. Brady, in opposition to the President himself and all about him. In furtherance of Mr. Seward's project, several important meetings have been held here, missions have been sent to Albany and Washington, travelling committees have been organized, and a vast quantity of grog and intrigue, small beer and manoeuvre exhausted on the general subject. In addition to this, the New York Exprtu issued, the other day, a pronuncinmento, threatening Rough and Ready and his administra- j tion with the seven plagues of Egypt, if they dure to appoint such a man as ex-Governor Young. The Courier and Enquirer would follow in the same train, if the mission to Madrid had been disposed of. The other whig journals have been thrown into a fog, and do not know what to do, with the exception of the self-nominated candidate for the marshalship, who thinks that the beginning and end of all things are concentrated on that post. We further learn that on Friday or Saturday ext, this important question will be determined by the President and his cabinet, in special council assembled. Bets are being made in the porter houses about town, that in this appointment Senator Seward will beat President Taylor, and appoint his own man. We take no interest, or, at least, very little, in this contest. It is the duty of the President and his cubinct to make their own appointments. If they make good ones, we shall approve of them ; if bad, we shall denounce them, fairly and honestly. Before the formation of the cabinet, we were frequently solicited to recommend particular individuals for that important post; but we invariubly refused, considering that journalists are not good cahinet-nmkers?that they are merely the representatives of the people, for denouncing bad appointments, or approving of good ones. In relatiou to the collcctorskip of this port, we entertain the same opinion. Let the President and his cabinet make their own selections, if they can ; or let Mr. Seward and his clique make them for them, if they can't or dare not. After the work is done, whether ex-Governor Young or ex-Mayor Brady be ajipointed, we shall examine the deed, and approve or denounce it according to its merits. The result will determine whether General Taylor he President, dt jurt and dt facto, of the United States ?or whether Senator Sewurd, the little Van Buren and smaller magician of the great whig party of New York, and abolitionist to boot, is not really the President dt jurt, dt facto, and dt?everything. Tin: Eutcnoit in Vamaru.?'The regular con gietsional election takes place tn Virginia to-day, and a great deal of interest is entertained for the result. This election is a very important affair. Jt will be an indication of the result of the Staty elections of this full, on which will depend the political complexion of the next House of Representatives. For the purpose of enabling our readers to form a correct judgment in fhe matter, we insert the returns of the lust congressional election in that State, as well as those of the presidential election of ISIS:? VlBGISIA C'OltGRKMIOSAL Kl lrTIO* Or 1*47. Pitt. tints'. Otm. Whi'jmttj. Uent, mai. I 1 2.1? 2.SW ? 72 ,2..., l^ffltl ] .Ml ? 21 3 MO M9 I ? 4 2,243 2 >3 _ 21) 1 f> 2,1*0 2-7U 110 ? I 6 3,002 2.404 MM _ 7 1.1'T ? 211 1 8 1,319 1.00* _ ili ft 2.KW 1,490 343 _ I 1 0 2.746 3,IMS ? 37 , 1 1 2. l.'#t 2,996 ? K-i I 1 2 3,671 3.613 22* _L IS 4,162 1,230 - _ 14 3,510 3,961 ? HI , J5 > o roturn, tut dtmoof*tie majority of l.Mii 1.270 MW Donexratir majority in laat Ooayroaaional eUntion 2,311 I'BKtllJl.STlAL Ei.ECTIOS Or 1*6*. I*?m?rratia ?ot? 21,15* Whig ditto 21,64) X>pm<oratlo majority in Presidential alection of 1*68.... 3,67* (ireat doubts are entertained by the politicians throughout the country as to w hich party will have u majority in the next House of Representatives. Many of the whigs seem to be alarmed lest their party may not have a preponderating influence ; but, as far as the efficiency and popularity o the fcdministration are concerned, we are not alarmed about the result, whatever it may be. (leneral Taylor's position lh Quite an lr..l,r?..wl,,?l ix? luted from all factions, and lie can act more advantageously to himself and toward* the country at large, in such ? position, than he could in any other. Indeed, if both houses should be against him, the confidence which the people have in him will be sufficient to sup|>ort him and his measures, provided he will stick to the pledges which he gave previous to and after the election which elevated him to the presidency. Atkvnsan Kucctto*.?The Vickshurg Stntiml says that Hoane, dent , is elected Governor by u small majority. Hut little interest was felt, utid only 7,<X)f) or b,000 votes polled. , BURTON'S THEATRE. CtMunbari ttreet.-Diiiiou op pkomiib?sooiausm-i.uot uib sham SOC1BTT LIBRARY, Broadway-New Oblbawi Sbbb UIM, ZOOLOGICAL HALL, Bower/.?Yaw Ambiiboh k Co.'t Mbo mm CHINBSB MU81UM, MS Broadway?Chiwbae Cveiomnaa. MINBBYA BOOMS?Howe. Adbibw.?Mabib ahd.Puu* ( nr. No. 290 BROAD9TAY.?Tub Nowdbrobipt yema1.b ACADEMY, Broekt/b?Tmb Dutis's Gbahd COBCWBT. New York, Thursday, April t(tt, 1MB. European News, 1 he steamship Cambria will probably arrive at Halifax to-day. Her news will be immediately despatched to this city by express and telegraph. The Colleetorshlp of New York?Tremendous Alarm and Exeltement about that Ofltre. 1 Hiring the last ten days, there has been a most tremendous excitement in relation to the Collectorship of New York, among the politicians at Albany and Washington, and particularly among the grog-shops in the city. The greut <]uestion to frolvc is this?who shall make the appointment to this important office 1?whether a certain old fellow by the name of " ltough and Ready," shall make the appointment; or whether an abolitionist agitator from Auburn, formerly a Governor of this ?tate, by the name of Seward, and ambitious of being the Van Buren of the whig party, shall take the appointment into his own hands, und select the man himself. According to our accounts from Washington, and concurrent testimony in this city, together with certain events that recently transpired at the Astor Hotel and Irving House, it seems that the two opposing candidates are the two great X's of the day?John Young, ex-Governor of the State * of New York, and Wm. V. Brudy, ex-Mayor of the city of New York. John Young is the candidate of old Hough and Ready, usually known l?y the name of General Taylor, and Mr. Brady is the i: j??? ?r 11. -.1 >1... ?i;?u ?< Tike Mew Administration, end Its Newspapers. At present, there are only two subjects connected with the new administration at Washington, which engage public attention?one being the removals and appointments, the other the newspuper organs of the 1 "resident and his cabinet. N< very great importance attaches, just now, to the removals and appointments, although we may have, by and by, some very interesting disclosures and developemonts The newspaper movements, embracing, us they do, the struggles and rivalries of no less than three aspirants for the position of the government "organ," are, on the whole, the most piquant and attractive of the excitements now prevalent in the ritv of Washington. In accordance with intimations which we gave a considerable time since, a new paper, friendly to the administration, is about tube started, under the management of Messrs. Bullitt and Sargeant?the former from the South, and the hitter from the East. Both gentlemen irossess a great deal of talent, and have had more or less experience as newspaper writers. If the old connection between the government and the newspaper press at Washington, which has existed for the last thirty years, is to be continued in all the excellence and beauty of its fat jobs and bad printing, these gentlemen have, undoubtedly,as good a right as any competitors to enter the lists and struggle for the prize. Before General Taylor left New Orleans, there was an understanding, it is said, that Mr. Bullitt should proceed to Washington, for the purpose of establishing an "organ." This gentleman had enjoyed the confidence of the old hero, and it was supposed that he, of all others, could best announce and interpret the views of the President, through the medium of a newspaper at the seat of government. But on reaching Washington, it was found that thit venerable grandsires of the Intelligencer had no idea of being pushed aside. They had been in tribulation for a considerable length of time, and necessity had made them desperate. By prescriptive right, they claimed the honor and emoluments of the organship. Besides, they were sustained by a certain portion of the cabinet. In these circumstances, after a good deal of negotiation and manoeuvring, and attempts at concil ation, it was found that the only course left for Mr. Bullitt was, to organize a separate newspaper esta blishment. Thus, we now have a third cundidate for the post of " organ," and the contest promises to be quite lively and exciting. ( The imbecility and decrepitude of the old party organs at Washington?the Intelligencer and the Union?are the subject of general ridicule. Nothing could be more laughable than the warfare in which these Grandfather Whiteheads of the party press are now engaged. A few unimportant changes have been made in the inferior clerkships of the various departments, and a hundred small post offices over the land; and lo ! these aged drivellers fill their columns, day after day, with the most magniloquent tirades of vituperation, one assailing the administration, and the other defending it, in reference to matters of the most trivial interest, and about which the public does not care a straw. Some unfortunate John Jones is removed from the office of messenger to the War Department, and out comes old Mr. Ritchie, with three or four columns of furious indignation. Jones is a "martyr." Justice has been immolated in the person of Jones. The ejec tion of Jones has brought the country to the brink of destruction. Every drop of the hot Virginian blood which still circulates in the veins of the octogenarian patriot, boils with indignant reprobation of the atrocious slaughter of the excellent Jones. Next day the antediluvian Gales takes up the cudgels in defence of the administration, showing triumphantly, in two editorials of ten columns of extracts and comment, that the glorious principles of the whig party have been vindicated in the eyes of the wholu world, bv the crucifixion of the miserable democrat, Jones. Thus they whine, and storm, and rave, und drivel, ' From morn till noon, from noon till dewy eve." the luughing stock of the whole country; squabbling about some pultrv appointment to a clerkship, like two ill-bred brats, on the Five Points, fighting for an apple. "Infamous proscription!" shouts one. "Just retribution!" screams the other. "Fulse!" says old Ritchie. "You lie!" retorts his aged opponent. Such is Washington journalism?such the occupation and character of these "organs" of party! We have more than once taken occasion to advert to the contemptible character of Washington journalism, und our views are now reiterated by several of the newspapers of that very party to which the Washington Intelligencer itself belongs. In noticing the establishment the new whig paper ut the seat of government, the Courier and Enquirer of this city, with a great deal of sly sarcasm, twits its aged and decrepid coadjutor. The Courier speaks of the "amiable respectability" of the Intelligencer, but makes it out to be, after all, a superannuated, debilitated, and worthless concern. Even the benevolent and philanthropic Massa Greeley, whose pulse throbs w ith so intense a love for the whole human family, gives poor old Gales a severe thrust under the fifth rib, by quizzing hint about his " vivacity." Fie! Fie! Yet, these journals at the seat of the general government, the Intelligencer and the Union, imbecile, weak, silly and garrulous as they are now acknowledged to be, even by their own brethren, have received almost incredible sums, under the cloak of the public printing. The Intclligencerhna been, for thirty years, u stipendiary of the government. Millions of the public money have passed through its hands. The public printing has cost the country, under this corrupt system, four times the amount of the regular and equitable prices. We will be prepared in a few days, to present a statement, from official documents, of the expenditures for the public printing, which will startle and uvi iiau ail "jljMirillHHy 01 looking into tin? subject. The most flagitious corru|>tion will be thus unveiled. When the public learn the vast amounts of money which have been poured into the |>ockets of these voracious, servile journals at Washington, they will not be ustonish*d at the violence, virulence and shnmelessnesa of the contests which have taken place, under every administration, for the position of "organ" to the government. There is only one method of correcting this gross abuse, and putting an end for ever to this abominable system, by which the press has been corrupted ind degraded, and the public money ini'juitously squandered. A bureau of printing ought to be established, in connection with the Home department. All the printing of Congress, and of the several departments, should be executed in the public printing office, at the regular rates of compensation. The contract system has been tried and has failed. It is absolutely humiliating to observe the slovenly and wretched manner in which the printing of C ongress has been executed. There is not a jobprinter in any western frontier village that would not be ashamed to put such work out of his hands, as that which has been palmed off on the American Congress, byitsofticinl nrim**.. e. -- , .iui many years past. I*et a printing bureau be organized, and the woik will be performed in a respectable and economical manner. The journals and reportaof the debates of botli houses of Congress, should be issued regularly from this bureau, in a journal devoted exclusively to them and the advertisements of the departments. A somewhat similar arrangement has, for a length of time, existed in Paris. The Monitrwr publishes the proceedings of the French legislature in an official ami authorized form, and is paid by the government. Every other scheme of printing reform at Washington will fail. The establishment of a bureau of public printing is the only remedy for an evil whose magnitude and enormity are now becoming more and more apparent to the people of the country. As for government "organs," and administration " oigans," at Washington, they arc of Little value to any party. Mere party journalism in this country ia every day sinking into greater imbecility. It ia to those great centres o thought and action, the large cities of the Union?and first amongst them, our own mighty metropolis?that we are ts look for the journalism which sways the public mind. The election of General Taylor was a signal and striking evidence of the power of the independent press. It was then that, for the first time, that independent press operated in political affairs. It nominated General Taylor. It sustained him, in opposition to the whig newspaper | mystery 01 mat extraoruinary unncuity under which Mr. Forrest appears to labor with regard to Mr. Macrcady. The enigma is solved. Mr. Forrest's "last" is preceded by an anonymous nota addressed to him, giving him the first intimation of the theatrical intrigues in London and Mr. Macready's enmity, under the significant signature ol ***** ******_ Now what do these ominous asterisks mean 1 When we read over this note, before we got half through we became satisfied, from our knowledge of the mun, and the intrinsic evidence afforded by the note itself, that the writer was no less a personage than Ilenry Wikoff? the celebrated Chevalier WikofT?the notorious Wikoff?the WikofT who trotted Fanny Kll-ler throughout the United States, managed her little nffairs and appearances, and then got up a quarrel with her when the pair returned to London.? This note is WikofT all over. We have no doubt, indeed, that the whole of the prejudice which has been created in the mind of Mr. Forrest against Mr. Macready has been planted there at an early day by the officious conversations and flagrant misrepresentations of this same meddlesome Wikoff, who is a perfect ndept in the creation of difficulty among friends, and in multiplying quarrels, from which he takes care to keep himself free. He is, in truth, a perfect Marall. We happen to know something of this individual, even in connection with Mr. Macrcady. We know that he onec attempted to fawn on Mac ready, in order to be invited to the social circles of that gentleman. Failing in that, he became the foe of Mr. Macrcady, and fostered this difficulty between him and Mr. Forrest. We do not believe that Mr. Macready ever had anything to do with those criticisms in the Examiner, or any other paper, which provoked the ire of Mr. Forrest. Mr. Macready is a man too much taken up with his own affairs?too fond of his own fame?too vain of himself, if you please, to trouble himself about others as much as Mr. Forrest imagines. Enough on this point at present. We have no potatoes to plant: but as soon as Mr. Forrest has got through with his farming business, we will endeavor to explain to him in a most satisfactory manner how completely he has been duped in all this business by the writer of the anonymous note which he embodies in hts last epistle; and who, we nre perfectly satisfied, is Ilenry Wikoff. Will Mr. Forrest admit or deny this fact 1 Post Office Appointments.?During tno administration of Mr. Polk, there was no branch of the general government conducted with more looseness than the Post Office Department, under the direction of Cave Johnson. From the time when lie was appointed to the responsible situation of Postmaster (ieneral, until he delivered the keys of office to his successor, there was a succession of mail failures, of quarrels with contractors, and of complaints by the whole country. During that period, we alone received as many letters complaining of the non-receipt of the Herald by our subscribers, as would fill three or four large-sized trunks ; and we presume that many of ourcotemporaries can say the same. In fact, the Post Office became an instrument of annoyance and perpetua trouble to the public, rather than a benefit and advantage. It is ungenerous to kick the dead lion, and we would be sorry to be guilty of any such act. We would not refer to this subject now, when Cave Johnson is in retirement, but for the purj>ose of impressing on the administration of General Taylor, at a time when removals and appointments are taking place, the necessity of appointing none but sound, business, reliuble men, as deputy postmasters throughout the country. The character of all applicants for postmuaterships should be rigidly inquired into, and none should be appointed but such ns come within the rule laid down by General Taylor in his letters and inaugural address. We have no hesitation in saying that damage to the amount of millions of dollars has been inflicted on the people of the United States by the wretched management of the Post Office, under Cave Johnson, and that that officer exercised a potent influ ence in bringing Mr. Polk's administration into bad odor throughout the country. We exj?ect better things under the administration of (ieneral Taylor, and we feel confident that we will not be disappointed. Gamut.ino in New York.?The keeper of a swell gambling house in the Bowery has, we perreive, been arrested and held to bail in the sum of eight hundred dollars. Now, this is a very small affair, and we suppose the authorities will make a great effort to testify their feelings in favor of public morality, by suppressing this jietty place and convicting ita owner, while they do not or will not touch the large splendid nnd fashionable places of a similar character in Breadway and the streets leading into it, that arc frequented by the first opera-goers of the city Small rogues are caught and punished, while the great and fashionable onea escape press. It secured his election; and in that important rPHult were seen the first fruits of fifteen years' labor in the cause of the people?labor performed independent of all parties, and sustained by the spontaneous support of the great independent masses of the country. Politicians are now uwaking to a sense of the potency of this new agency of public intelligence and public virtue. The real " organs" of the government and institutions of the Unitad States, exist not at Washington, but are to be found in the unbought and unpurchaseable independent presses of the great cities of the Union. Fofuest's Foiiav upon the Macs.?We have been inundated with correspondence, grave and gay, serious and sarcastic, relative to the curious literary productions with which Mr. Forrest h is been recently electrifying or stultifying the public ? we hardly know which is the proper epithet to be used on the solemn occasivn. The following is the shortest, and we give it:? My Dkak Sip:?I am suro you are Terr obliging, and therefore feel confident you will publish thin note. Kvery few (lays, your always am using paper is crammed with the literary productions of Mr. Forrest, who, by his confession, is thus endeavoring "to define his owu position." Do, my dear Mr Deuuett, assure him the labor is superfluous, and will bo moro profitably employed on his "farm." He very clearly defined his position last autumn. at rhiladelphia. and there is no person having the slightest " connaiaaanet de maiiri," who. since the astonishing outbreak there, hesitates where to place him. He and his target have both given their sign, and by that sign will he judged. 1 am, nevertheless, astonished that you, who ordinarily understand the merits of a case so well, should persist, in connection with many of your fellow journalists, in calling Mr. Forrest's affair a quarrel. A quarjol is. in one respect, like a bargain?it takes two to make it?and it is as ridiculous to style this a controversy, ns it would be to place the angel and the sick man at the pool of Bethesda on a footing. The angel troubled the waters, but the sick man was healed thereby. This fact suggests a solution of the enigma that ao overtasks Mr. Forrest's brain. Ho cannot conceive why he should have been unfavorably received by the British eritics of the British stage, unless through the agency of sne whom he is pleased to call his rival. Now. the ill-success, the disease, lies in himself, and unless he laves in the agitated waters?that is, catches something of the fine tact, nice conception, and studied elegance of his and the drama's master-spirit?he may ecasuto wonder, if the discriminating do not. although the mass may, raise their hands as he passes by. is not this your opinion, Mr. Bennett? Do speak out. and oblige your present corrcspohdent. SO AND SO. We know a thing or two beyond even what our correspondent Mr. So-and-so seems to be acquainted with. On a second perusal of the last letter of Mr. Forrest?(which, by the by, is not to be the last, for as soon as he plants the early potatoes and puts his cabbages into the ground on his farm near the Gothic Castle on the North River, he in| tends to give another,)?we have fathomed the From the Island op Hatti and St. Dominoo.? There were two arrival* at this port, yesterday, fiom the island of Hayti: the brig Sarah Lewis, Capt. Washburn, with dale# from the city ol St. lktningo to the 29th of March ; and the schooner Mary and Elizabeth, Capt. Smith, from Maragone, whenort she sailed on the 7th of April. We are indebted to Captains Smith and Washburn for b"* "r " -vv?w... Know on the Catskill Mountains.?"We learn from a gentleman just from tiie interior of the State, that on Saturday and Sunday last, snow fell on the mountains of Catskill to the depth of nearly two feet. The wenther was exceedingly cold; the storm unusually severe. Snow fell at Albany and Troy on Sunday Inst. City Intelligence. Tin: Weather.?Spring lias returned in all its beauty, ami the pretty little flower gardens begin to shed their sweet perfume around. Kor several days past the weather has been perfectly delightful, and the city would be pleasant, but foe ?Vj> whieh Is constantly rising fr""> thf. streets, when dry, or mud which cncumbers them after a rain. During the whole of yesterday. the sun shone beautifully, though at evening the clouds rose and the air became damp, and gave probable signs of an approaching rain. Nuisances in Buoaowav.?Before any other thoroughfare in the eity. Broaelway. tho great and fashionable promenade, should be kept clear of obstructions. The i en eon is approaching when crowds of ladies will wend their way to the Buttery to catch tho pure air; but if the sidewalks of Broadway are filled with boxes, furniture. 4<e.. as now. it will be a difficult matter for them to get along. The lower part of the stroot particularly, is more obstructed than any other in the city, and it is (he duty of the police to prevent every one from offending ngiuust the ordinance w liicli provides against such a nuisance. Let the matter be attended to at once, and let Broadway present an appearance during tho coming summer worthy of tho eity. Funeral oe the Late J. S. Wanmaker.?The funeral of the late John S. Wanmaker took place yesterday afternoon. The Hermitage Lodge of 1. O. of O. K , to whieh lie belonged. mid the Knunett Guard, ('apt. MrGrnth. attended the remains to Greenwood Cemetery. 'J licrt* were ahout one thousands persona In the proveslions who moved in sHence. to the funernl strain of tli.a l.iiinl who acrom pauied them. Mr. W. held a high place in the esteem of a large rircle of trionds. ail of whom attended in the performance of the last tribute of respect to u departed friend and brother. The line of procession formed in '26th street, right on 4th arenue, from whence they mored through the 4th are nun and Broadway to the Greenwood ferry. Tur. N'm? Common Cockcil.?The Mayor and Common Council elect, will he installed into office on Tuesday next, the 1st of May The seats ?f the Aldermeu elect < f the 4th nnd 11th wards are to he contested, In consequence of informalities on the day of elcctlou. Dcatii b? Bi rising.?The Coroner held an inquest yesterday on the body of a man by the name of Isaac Williams, a uatiro of Ireland, and 40 years of age. It appears the deceased was an intemperate man, and was in tlie habit while under the Influence of liquor, of sleeping on a lime kiln in lsth street, and lust uight, while in liquor, he went to sleep on the kilu, and in

the morning was found dead. Verdict, that the demised rauic to his death by being burned while lying on tHe lime kiln. Akrkst ok a CorxTKM KiTrn.?A man named Michael Foltz. who was arrested In Philadelphia a few days since, on h charge of passing counterfeit money, was brought to this city last evening by officer Folk, upon a requisition from Got Fish. A histery of the increments of this man may not be uninteresting to our readers. The individual alluded to whs arrested in the month of Decern 1st. 1K47. on a charge of the same character for which he lias been recently taken into custody, and after being examined in Williamsburg, where the offence was committed, allowed to go on bnil for his appearance at the I'ourt of Oyer and Terminer. Subsequently the grand jury found a bill against him. when he immediately disappeared and went to parts unknown, and has not been beard of until his arrest in the city of brotherly lore, where it seeins he had aguin tried the same game. He will probably be tried at the next term ef the court. Salt, rr Si.irs ?The public sale of docks nnd slips for the ensuing year, commencing the first of May. brought together yi stcrday quite a numerous attendance of the different freduce agents, and bids ruled quite high. We give below a few of the lessees: ? h'.ait Hirer?District No. 5. including the easterly side of the westerly pier at the foot of Broad street, and the westerly side of the easterly pier at the foot of Broad street, and the bulkhead between said piers. Bought by L,. W. Brainarde for f.1.000. District No. 6- Tlie easterly side of the easterly pier . at the foot of Broad street, including the end ol said pier to and including the westerly side and end of tlie westerly pier at Coentics slip, together willi tlie bulkhead between said piers, forming the basin known as ! 1,cut's Basin " Bought by W. S. Griffith and George , Montenth. for fa,050. District No. 7. including tlie westerly side of the middle pier, or pier No 7. and the bulkhead between mimi ]nri ji jiougui uy .Mr i oil tor 7>n.otnj. District No 8, tlic easterly side and end of the middle j?ii r nt Coontlcs Slip, or pier No. 7, to and including the westerly half of the pier No. 8. or the pier on the i ustcrly side of twenties Slip, together with the btllkiicid between snld piers, Bought by W. <?. Font for $5,250. Itrnohlyn City InteUlKriire, Triai.s at Kimis Cot *tv Coi kt.?Thetrinl of Samuel Brown, indicted for nn assault with intent to kill, which was not concluded on Tuesday, was continued yesterday.and occupied tlic attention of the Court until a late hour in the nfterifbnn. The jury after receiring the charge from Judge Morse, retired at about four o'clock, and had not returned when our reporter left. We understand that Brown was not a runner with engine company No. lfi, of New York. Wliilcjthe jury were deliberating on the case, the following persons were brought In to receive the sentence of the law: Wm. Moore, convicted of the charge of receiving stolen goods, was sentenced to two years in the State prison, Sing Sing Jack Fox. a celebrated F.nglish burglar, who was tried and convicted on two counts for burglnrv, was sentenced to the State prison for the term of 15 years. Jesse llill and William Toms, indicted for breaking into ft butcher's show to WioUroytj-"^ \z February last, received two years each. Mary Fnrnuni a/i'a.t Mary Dunn, a little girl only 14 years of age, plead guilty to the larceny of #1.000, the property of Mr < harles Shultz. of No. 12 Catherine slip. New Yerk. This young girl stated that she was born in Yorktovrn. a short distance above Peekskill, on the North River; that she was afterwards removed to Troy and subsequently to Williamshiirgh. where she committed several acts of petit larceny, but was not detected. Front thence she went to New York, and iter last net has been the larceny of tlic large sum mentioned above The judge. In consideration of her extreme youth, sent her to the House of Refuge In New York, and took occasion to remark, that she was possessed of more than ordinary intelligence and rommon sense, Martha Butler, convicted of petit Inreeny. second offence, was sent to the State prison for two years. Movement* of Individual*. Arrivals yesterday at the -Amran a*. -J. R Tucker, United States Navy ; A. Simpson, Yirglnla, Dr. Rice, 1 ship Roslter; Dr. Ingles, do ; Rev. C. Butler, Washington; J. Vnn Ness Phillip*, l\ S. Army. Aston.? Judge M1IHV .->ew_ orientix; Dr I.i kind, h nil River, ( apt K tiardlner. flilp (ten. Harrlxon; I>r. Ilipclnw, Ronton; I< iifIIN Kin;;. Milwaukie lavtvu Hotm:. ?Profeaat r l htireh, Wc?t Point; Jndpn Blair. 8t Louix; Dr South- ( pntr, t'lilted State* Army; Col, l.anpdnn, New Orleana; . lion Mr Moflhtt, Montreal; W, Parker. I'. S. Nary; , Dr. O'llara. South Carolina; (ion Viele, Troy; lion. Mr. PuinUCC, Troy j Tin* lion Daniel Web* tor and Mr?. Webster. MD* tl Hotelier. I ol. Sialon. Mayor of Washington, and Mr Bradley, of Washington city. arrived hero on Saturday afternoon, in t lie * trainer Alice, ( apt Da via. from It iclimotul. and look lodpinvx at tlie National Hotel Tliia j; I* the lirat tiait Mr Webster has made to Norfolk. jp Not * Itlit (audi op (lie lateness of tlio hour of his arrival. ; > a number of our ritiz-na railed on Saturday to pay i,< their rt-prrtx. and to offer hoxpitnlltle* to him to-day, previous to hlx departure for Baltimore,?Sorfolk htarvn, rfjrt il Itil. n Hon < alrb II Smith, now one of the Mexican rom- (| mieaionerx. lia* taken hi* final departure from Indiana M lie hae removed with hia family to Washington elty, vlileli he Intenda to make hlx permanent rotMi'ticc . 1 b< rt after, vay the Indiana paper*. " pajieiF, and for verbal information in regard to the affairs of the island. It seems that the war between the llaytiens and the Dominicans has commenced right earnestly. The city of St. Domingo was placed under martial law, about the 22d inst., and all the men of the city who were capable of bearing arms were mustered and inarched out, under their President, to meet the Haytien President Soloque, w ho, with his black forces, was supposed to be advancing towards the city. A battle took place on the 18th of March, which resulted disastrously to the Dominicans, they having lo6t a large number oi men (killed, wounded, and prisoners), and several pieces cf artillery?the towns of Las Matas and St. John falling into the hands of the llaytiens. The force of President Soloque was constantly increasing; a body of 300, from Jeremie, passed through Maragono on the 2d inst., on their way to Pott an Prince and head-quarters, while others were gathering from all quarters. A decisive battle was expected to take place soon ; and the chances of success appear to be in favor of the llaytiens. A flotilla, consisting of five war-vessels, with GOO troops on board, recently left St. Domingo for Azua, where it whs thought a severe battle would be foucht. The IT. P. sloop of war Albanv arrived at St. Domingo on the 10th, and left for Aux Caves on the 13th ; officers and crew all well. The U. S. sloop of wur German towa was daily expected at St. D. Great Pilobim Celebration in Maryland.? We understand that the Philodemic Society of Georgetown College, contemplate celebrating the landing of the Maryland Pilgrim Fathers, on the fifteenth of next month, on the site of the anaient town of St. Mary's, on the St. Mary's River, Maryland. We are also informed that Z. Collins Lee, Esq., of Baltimore, has been elected orator; and Rev. Charles Constantine 1'ise, D.D., of New York, chaplain. This will, no doubt, be a very interesting occasion. The society requests its members in New York to exert themselves, in order to orpf nn n Rfpnnihont ftvpiiisiion fnr flip nprnainn TELEGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE. The Government Jew.U. Washington, April 45- 0 P. M Jim Webb wai committed to prison to-day, on an affidavit of George Wilkes, of the Potiet Omtttle charged with being concerned in the robbery of the government jewels. Tl?e Inauguration Ball. Washington, April 25?9 P. M. The managers of the late grand ball, In honor of the inauguration of General Taylor, hare divided $1 300 of the proceeds between the Catholic aud Protestant asylums of this city. Appointments by the President. Washihgtoh, April 23 ?8 P. M. rosTMArrcas. John S. Mct'ully, Trenton, New Jersey. Samuel Ware, Kensington, Penn. Thos. L. Puliock, Portsmouth, N. H. Pbilo It. Johnson, Watertowu, N Y. F.than A. Warden, Auburn, N. Y. Beuj. F. Cook, Binghamton, N. Y. Solomou Piirmtlee, Lockprt, N. Y. Abner Y. Kilts, Springfield. (11. Tlie HUlp Snartara. PniLAOKtriiiA, April 23 8 A. M. The ship Suartaru. from Liverpool, for Philadelphia, previously noticed as being ashore below ( ape Henlopen. is said to be perfectly tight, and will doubtless be got off with the aid of a steamboat to-morrow. The passengers still remain on board; some of them appear to have suffered considerably by the rough weather previously experienced. The Discovery of Hpurlou* Coin. WAsmaoTosf, April 25, 18-W. A Mr. Brown, one of the New York police, is in this t ity. on some business respecting the manufacture of nrge quantities of spurious coin, and exporting the ante to California for currency. It seems that a large quantity of the material hue been discovered in Now Jersey, together with all the presses and implements for the manufacture. It is supposed here that the government will immediately dceputcli an agent to San Fraueisco. to Sieze the counterfeit coin and arrest the rogues. It Is said that near one hundred thousand dollars' worlh was shipped from V..U. Vnvlr Late Trout Africa?Death of the Crew of the Schooner Curlew. Bostov, April 25?p. M. Account! hare been rccclred bore from Africa, to March 8th, which state that tho schooner Curlew, Nelson, commander, was at the Isle Dc Los with Ml hands dead, except the captain and boy. Litter from Yucatan?Return of American Volunteers, Ac. Bti.ti.mork, April 25?10 P. M. By the southern mall, we learn that the bark Ware, with dates from Sisal to the 9th, had arrired at New Orleans. She brought 180 Americans, part of those who Toluntoercd in the service of tho whites of Yucatan last summer. The force of 1,000 men destined for tho attack of Bacalar. (a place of considerable strength, now in possession of the Indians.) still remained at Sisal, awaiting the means of conveyance by sea. Rencontre. Baltimork, April 25, 1849. A rencontre occurred in the street this afternoon, between Dr. Buck and a dentist named Bester. in which the latter fired a pistol at the former, who was slightly wounded by the bell, while the latter was cut with a knife. Pennsylvania and Ohio Railroad, dec. Pittsburoii, April 25,1840. Twenty-five hundred shares have been subscribed towards the Pennsylvania and Ohio ltailroad. within the past two days. Fifteen hundred more is required to he taken to put the work under contract. The road is to connect with the Sandusky road. The weather, to-day, has boon pleasant; river rising. Catholic College at Worceatcr. Bosro.v, April 25, 1840. The bill in favor of incorporating a Catholic college at Worcester, came up in the Legislature to-dny, and, after some consideration, was defeated, by yeas 84, nays 117. Markets. Bai-timorr, April 25, 1840. There Is no change of moment in tho flour market, while a fair business is doing. The sales are 800 to 1.000 bbls. including straight brands Howard street at ?4 50, ami City Mills at $4 50 a $4 t2)i. Rye flour oontinuca dull at ft 87X: yellow meal at $2 60. In wheat there is but little doing; the amount offering being but small. Maryland reds are quoted at 05c. a 100c , the latter price being generally asked; white is held at 104c. a 108c. Corn remains about the same, with sales of 5.(100 bushels. Transactions in provisions are only for the supply of the trade. Whiskey in bbls. is sclliugat -0.ljc. Police Intelligence. A Scene in the Mayor's Office.?At 3 o'clock, yesterday afternoon, quite an interesting little scene came o i lieforc his Honor the Mayor, in which the contending parties showed a strong array of witnesses on both sides. The complainant was a flushing looking woman, called Kate Ridgely, keeper of a fashionable mansion, at No. 7K Ruanc street. Kate complained to the Mayor that she had been much annoyed by two or three sporting individuals who visited her houso. and threatened to damage the furniture, and also alarmed the peace and quiet of her female boarders; und to substantiate this iurt, she exhibited to his Honor six very flue looking young women, decked out in the tip of the fa-liion, with silks, satins, and jewelry. These precious damsels were seated near the Mayor, to be eall-d upon in order to substantiate the accusation. On the other hand. Captain Rynders. w ho appeared as counsel for defendants. brought up an equal array of testimony to prove rjuite the reverse, if necessary. The Mayor, on hearing both sides of the story, concluded to hold the two defendants to bail in the sum of *100 each, to keep the peace for six months. This decision appeared te meet I he views of all parties, and the females, after chatting ? little with some of their old friends, left the oflice for juict home. Charge of Stealing Coats.?Officers Walling and Shailliolt, of the lower police, arrested, yesterday, a young man and an old thief besides, called John Rwyer. on t charge of stealing six coats valued at VJ4. from the store of Amos T. Uavatt, situated on the corner of Robinson and Greenwich streets. Three of the coats have been recovered. Justice I.othrop locked him up Tor trial. /mfrcmf Eriiomre.?A very decently dressed man, culling himself James Johnson, ot llnltlmore, was arrested yesterday by ofllcer llowyer. who detected this vagabond in making indecent exposures of his person to little girls In the Park, rear of the City Hall; he was taken before the Mayor and committed to prison In default of bail, in the sum of $600, to answer the charge. Charge of Forgery.?A complaint was made yesterday ngsinst a voting man by the Dame of George Wetsell, l. ill I, ill l.? U.I. Ai,r,r?.l't.-llkf?.J.. .II - - e- - .......... ^...k v...- iniiii-n ..l .111111, II V Iter)inc. wholesale grocers. No. lot) Murray street, on ? promissory nolo, drawn at three days. for the sum of j>7. (In being brought before the magistrate, it npjcars that W'elsi II wiih considerably under the iuttuenee if liquor at the time of passing the note to Stephen Bushflll. and was unconscious of having committed the dp nee as above aliened. The case will he further leard before the justice, and Mr Wetsell asserts he sill be able to prove his innoceneeiu tlie whole matter. Malirietm Mifchiff.?A fellow railed Jerry Darts, or nore commonly known by the name of Nigger Brick,'' vav arrested yesterday on a charge of entering tho Iwelllng house No. 3 Kranklin street, kept by Mnrla tdama. sud demanding titty rents, and. la-cause she yould not give it to him, he commenced to destroy the 'irrnlture, by rutting the carpet, sofa, and chairs, with lis knife. Justice MeOrath committed tlie accused to irisvn in default of $100<> hail. .'/irrst sf Cf!S4M peed, Calrow And "ob-s. of the Chief'a office, arrested, yesterday, ata pubic auction, at No. 37 Oreenwich avenue, three lightInpercd gentry, called l ewis Barney. Daniel Klnlow itid James Williams, alias Little Frenchman, whom lie < (brers found pushing In the crowd at the auction, ndi avoring to pick the pockets of Indies and getitlcnen present. '1 hey were taken into custody and eon- I eyed before the ( hief of I'oliro. and in the pocket of ne of tliem a piece of paper was found giving a list of limit lire auctions held at private houses in different arts of the city, where these industrious individuals ad been visiting in search of plunder. These pickockets will be held III custody and exhibited dally ntil the br?t of May. to the members of police, and tin r rltirciis. in order that their persons may become nnwn in all public places ill which they may enter -r the purpose of stealing. His honor the Mayor as Issued a positive order to the polleuineu to rri -t nil nlekonekets llier Hint fri-.itientiiirf out.Ho actions. in nil Mteli thieving scamp* ho to i tain In custody until nftor tlio first of May. in order > mrr the pockets of the honest citizens. That Is nod. ____ tutted Stnlra Commissioner'* OfHreThf Vailed Stair* 11 the hrig .Sim'in. hey Tar kit. f-r ? nplnin Vaiford was brought up to-day before t'.ie ommiMdoner, and I.leutennnt Hunter was examined fter which the cane waa adjourned for farther terthnoy, and In the meantime the captain was hound In a re'Kni/.Hnee of J>1 OOo, to appear train day to day, until ic examination was finished Court Calendar for this day. Serraioa t'oiiHT lift, 129. 11,117, I4n, 67, St, 49. .17, Ht. 102. 103 10, 14. 422. 22. 107. 1?9, 170. 171, 423. 174, 13?. Ift2. 80, 21,134, 70. 149, 178, 179, HO. 182. 1(W, St, HO. 1ST, 188 1S9. 118) Ahoul the *ir?t 20 causes will r rescrvid Kivkr TnAVKt..?The Oregon went down last ighl with what apfieiired to be the largest load of ie season. Every foot of the spacious craft etnod occupied. The merchants from the far est nrr crowding to the aeaboard !>y thou sands.? !l<my Jwrnal, Af t il 21. a / Marine Affaire. { T Captain William* Howlani, CtMM.ttptt or rue Packet Ship Heimr Clat :? i Sia We, the cabin passenger* of the Henry Clay, ' cannot separate, after a prosperous voyage of thirty-one days. without expressing to you oar heartfelt thank* far i your zealous care of ui while we have been your guesW upon the ocean; and our warmest wishes for your health and happlneM. We would use no words of idle compliment when we ray that, in our apprehension, it would have been dill' cult to thid another officer to whose skill, prudence, and kindness, so many persons?amounting in all to more j than four hundred?could have more securely commitI ted themselves, their comfort, property, and lives, la i their transit across the Atlantic. There was. indeed, we believe, no single moment on our passage when we were in danger; yet for n considerable portion of the time we were roughly handled by both winds and waves; aud, under circumstances of ignorance or neglect ou tike part of the first officer, we might have suf1 ?r??f ,nil ,Ila.>omfort if nnt h.n win i t iv tscnuemicu exclusively. genu, 10 cents. But One Truth!?Person* In Search of Truth itrc apt to be misled by the conflicting assertions of rival candidates for the public favor. Thus, wo have the IVater-eurw treatment presented to ua in two opposite phases, or faews, viz,: that which its friends present, and that which its opponents offer! Now, the important fact is, that Mr. burgeon l,ec. of I.ondon, has prepared for tlie puhlie attention un invaluable treatise, ores-ay, in which both sides are presented in n bird's-eye view to the reader; thus granting te hint, for the sn ail sum of a quarter of a dollar, a clear and succinct account of the ad vantages and disail vantage s of the famous and great Iv praised me i lud of treating human diseases hy wtiter alone, 'lie- vaunted opinions of liaanciiiaiiu, the father of the be-puffcdjiystcra of homoeopathic treatmeut, are I a ml led vv itliotit gloves or mittens, in litis new and important dissertation upon the "ills that flesh in heir to." for sale by LONG fit ItROTHEKS, 4ti Ann street. lints that Spring, fur Spring.?-THe Spring style of Ilate introduced by Knox, lib Pulton street, gooff, as the saving is, "like lint cakes." Water linds its owa level, and wV.en people can buy a superb lint for four dollars, wlion they would have to pay tiro dollars at other establishments for an article l ardly equal, It is not at all astonishing that Kuox is so well patronized. Gentlemen study economy, as well as fashion. Washington, April IT, 184 V?Sir i I deem it alike due to the public and to the "National loan Puud Life Assurance Society." to announce through yonr pap-r another iustaure of the disposition and ability of litis Society to incot liberally their engagements, .My friend, the la a Richard U. Nally, Esq., of this city, a gentleman deservedly esteemed by a large circle of friends in this ami other p irts of the Tnicn, took out a policy in the "National l.oau Fund Life Assurance Society' for the stun of $5,OHO. The total amount of premium paid by him was $1171 id. The $j,t>HJ has been promptly paid to tho bereaved w idow of the dcco.vted. wirmign mi' agent <>i tno society in this city. Mr. Pollard WcM>. Were 1 not fully convinced that ths very gratifying manner in which the claim in question wna paid by the Society demanded thi.- publicatin. 1 should not thus trouble you, nor draw the attention of your readers to the matter. J. F. CALLAN. Nr. Ilrady has been Dognerreotyplng tlie (treat men at Washington. The "National Intelligencer" says:?Altogether the tinost picture he has taken is one of the l'rceidciit and his Cabinet Ministers. The arrangement of his picture is as follows: (len. Taylor occupies the centre, and is in a standing attitude: on his right are seated Mr. Clayton. Mr. Ewing, and Mr. Preston. and on his left Mr. Meredith. Mr. Crawford, and Mr. Johnson. The likenesses are all as accurate ns could lie desired, and it seems to ns that a well executed en^raxing from this Daguerreotype would be rery popular.?[N. V. Tribune, April 24, inst. The Pltimbr National Paguerrlan Gallery, on the upper corner of Kroadwuy and Murray street, strangers ?Dd others should nut fail to rlstt; it is the most interesting plnce nf the kind in the world. Those who may wish to obtain the finest specimen of the art, can do so in this gallery, by the oldest artist in this line in America. Kiigllnh Carps-ling, Splendid Ruga, Ilenutiful floor oil Cloths, lie.? I his is the season to make your selections, and to sure 'A3 per cent. Call a' No. IW llowcry, Hiram Anderson. The motto is "Small 1'rolits and tjatclc Sales." Only witness the immense quantity of Carpets. Roes, Oil Cloths. Shades, Mats, table Covers, lie., purchased and sent away daily. Po pen Want a hmijlnoine Coat, or Vest, or Pants, or a Pack? Von do; you want a good onef Yea. Then ootneto uit store, ll'i William street, where you will And new < spring goods, which being bought for cash, w ill be made up low. My sacks are ready made, (inade to measure at the some price,) in my own inimitable style. The very finest black cloth Dress Coat, to measure. $10 to $20. (I. II. CLARK. 1 Hi William street. E(4lnvrrnor Young Is still to be found at his French Hoot and Shoe Emporium,corner Fulton and Nassau streets, wl.erc he offers to strangers and citizens great inducements in his line. Fine French calf Hoots, $1 fas, fine calf, f.1 ISO; Patent le ather Hoots, $7 ; Gaiters and Patent Leather Shoes of all descriptions. THE DOCTOR. Liquid Hair Dyce-Thc time required to rolor whiskers, nionstaehios, or eyebrows, is from ten tolif y teen minutes: gentlemen's hair, one hour, und ladies' hair, ts hours. This valuable liquid is for sals or applied at Batoh lor's Wig Factory, 4 Wall street. Copy the address. Wig* and Toupee*?Batehelor'a Wig Manufactory, at No. 4 Wall street, Is, we beliere, the only one I* the city where the Wig business is carried on exclusively. All know that practice makes perfeot. His newly invented Wigs obtained a Silver Medal at the Fair of the American Institute. ~C 0 M M E R C I A L A F FAIRS. MONEY MARKET. Wednesday. April 93?ft P. M. The stock market opened firm this morning, and before the close an improvement in the leading fancies was reamed. nnricm went up .'4 per rent ; L?ni; Islnnd, Canton C u., '4; Erie Railroad. 2 ; Pennsylvania 5's, All others closed at prices current yesterday. The sales were not large, nnd holders were by no means nnaious to get rid of their storks at present prices. An impression that a moderate speculative movement in the fancies is near at hand, is generally entertained; and. as money is getting easier, there is every probability of nn advance of several per rent l>< ing realised. The rise in Erie Railroad, new stock, U the result more of a temporary scarcity of shares in the street, than of any actual improvement of consequence, in the affairs or earnings of the company. The receipts since the first of April have b'en large, equal to the estimate; but had they been larger, It would not have warranted such a rapid rise as has been realised during the past two days. The upward movement in stocks generally has been slow, and the influence brought to brnr upon t rie i- purely of n local character, and will. In our opinion be but temporary. A large amount of specie has been received in this elty within a few days past. One firm in Wall street hi.- morning, received >1 lift.000, nil fruili the West. The Amcricnu Kiohtngr Kink has drolared a semiannual dividend of four per cont. payable on the 7th of May The Mercantile Mutual Insurance Company liav# declared a dividend of thirty per cont on the nott ram Ml premium" of the part year, payable In scrip, on or after the second Monday In May n< xt. Intercut at the rate of nix per cent will be paid on the 14th of May, fiti the certiflcntra authorised to be Issued In April. 1+4T and 1?4M A portion of the property of the Stale Bank of Alabama. In Mobile, waa aold a few day* since, nnd brought liberal prices. The pale." amounted to one hundred nnd thirty tljousnud dollars; anil there yet rcmaina to bo sold property estimated to be worth seventy thousand dollar*. Tlila property was the refuse of a large amount of real estate held by the bank, and, although a great loss lis* been experienced, the Ntatc haa, by the final disposition of it, made a good bargain. Tha ft I been exposed to huzard and loss. Wo feel ourselves, accordingly, under tlio greatest obligations to our captain imt only for the more, but for what may bo termed i the less important, but stilt indispensable service# which hate been cheerfully rendered by hiin to every ; individual of our company as they have been required; for the ready attention and constant urbanity which ; have contributed to cause our sometime wearisome days to pass along smoothly and agreeably?as smoothly and agreeably, at least, as could be expected under the unavoidable privations anil annoyances attendant upon a sea voyage. A voyage by sea can never, in its comfort* nud enjoyments, become a journey by land, do what we will. 1 he wt udi n walls of a ship will always enclose? iu circumstrnces so novel to almost all. and in room s* straitened--much discomfort, dbconteut, and perhaps much of the spirit of complaint. We can only, here, express a hope that, by our considerate and patienk friend, we shall not be considered as falling under any such condemnation. \\ bile we think and speak of ourselves, we cannot forget our fellow passengers of the steerage; nor refraiu from expressing our satisfaction that they also have been luade as comfortable as the eireiiin.taiicos of the case would permit; and that, by the united euro of the captain, his oftieers. and an Intelligent and humane physician. their health bus been well eared fur and preserved iu the miJ.-t of all its inevitable exposures; and that they now leave tin* ship and commence their wanderings in a new and distant land, ill uo worse condition?which is much to say -than that in which they entered it at Liverpool. Wo have thus expressed, sir. in as few words as possible, our sincere thanks fur your faithful care of us and our interests during our voyage. And to this we will only add, in one brief word, that while we rejoice that the science of so able a commander lias watched over us. and. as a principal among second causes, brought us safely to laud, we rejoice also, and give tliunks on the altar of our hearts, that the Almighty Guardian of us all. whose eye never slumbers nor sleeps, has kept and /I..C..-..1...1 t...n. .,1-1.1 .....i .1-.. :.. .1...1 ..- i i_ storm; lis* tempered tin* wlml. ussuagcd the billows, restrained the tempest, poured light upt>u the p.ithlos* sea, mill led us. by Hi* powerful hand. s.ifo to our dostined port. To Htm bo nil the praise! Willi sentiment* of sincere respect nod attachment we are your friend*, ttc :?Wllllnm Ware, Caroline Murray. M. A. Putti*ou. Eliza Itobbins. James K Pattison, Charles Seymour. I.. Jomi**ohn, L. L. 1)., Charles K. Young, J. Wnkefleld. Arthur Oruisby. Godfrey (s.Young, C'hnrle* Birloy. Frank J. Bury, Jacob Wilson, Charles Tofel ? April 22d, 1149. Political Intelligence. The Alabama rfrgui nominates Honry Cla for Preaideut In 1862. and Willie P. Mangum, of North CareUna, for Vice President. T11K DOUBLE SHEET HERALD. The next double sheet Herald wiU be published next Tuesday morning. Johnny Walker's Grand Sparring KxltlP;.~ sti#0"' u Elizabeth street. Professional Arsl^orUer h?| volunteered their services for iue iceasiou. ..7. .. inner wiu give the eititous of New York, this evening, something ia the shape of soience that will astonish thorn. O. S. Fowler will give a Free Lecture to the ladies this afternoon, at 3 o'clock, at Broadway 11?U (ltope Chapel), llis Lecture this evening, at the same llall.

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