Newspaper of The New York Herald, March 11, 1855, Page 4

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated March 11, 1855 Page 4
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NEW K)RK HERALD. JAM^i GORDON BEMIIErfTf VROPRIErOE AND EDITOR. fiTICE W. CORNER OF NASSAU AN 7, FULTON 8T8. TCJtJtt, ca$h in advance. XHK 'JAIL V HERALD . 3 ? *^nft p#f ropy? $7 p*r <i rinurn. THf \V EEKL Y HERALD every $>if unlay\U rent* per ?wpy, ?r $3 per annum; the European Edition J4 per annum %k> ant part of Ureal Britain, and to any part of the Con 9inr >' both to inrlut'e pottaoe. ftisUSTAR Y CO it RE8P ONl)ENCE, containing impor ? 9nnt 'teu *, ?otu ited from any quarter of the world? if uned w6.be liberally paid for. Oi*r Forkian Corrkipon* DKT'TM AHK PAH'flCl I.ARLY K.iqUUTUDTO 8k: A L ALL LkT TKfll AND i'ACKA'i K8 IINT VS. ALL LETTERS by M tii for Subicriptum$ or with Adver torment* to be pott paid , <rr the pottage will be deducted f rom the money remitted, NO NOTICE taken of anonymout communication . We do not return those rejected. JOIi PRINTING executed with ncatne*? , cheapne it, and dmpatch. ADVERTISEMENTS renewed every day . Volume XX No. 69 AMUSEMENTS TO-MOKROW EVENING. ACADEMY OF MUSIC, Fourteenth street.? Lucia d Lamme hmoor. ?ROADWAY THEATRE, Broadway? The Win? The Bucirno 11ei.no. BOWKKY THEATRE, Buwery? Rob Roy? 102-Wool ?CALEB. BURTON'S THEATRE, Chamber! stroet? Ar.ci ravatimg Sam? Black Sw a*? Wandehinu Minstrel. WALLACK'S THEATRE, Broadway? John Bull? Tm Teacheh Taccht. AMERICAN MUSEUM? AltornooB-HoT Coei- Icha hd> Come. Evening? Honest v the Best Policy? 1'hi Do I'm. k Usddsu Room. WOOD'S MINSTRELS. Mechanics' Hall? 172 Broadway. BUCKLEY'S OI'ERA HOUSE, 530 Broadway? Buck hET'a Ethiopian Opera Troupe. PER IIAM'S BURLESQUE OI'ERA HOUSE, 003 Broad way? tTIUOI'lAN 1'ERrORMANCI.g. SMIMRE HALL, 590 Broadway? Panorama or lumora. N?w York, Snndijr, March II, 18J5, To Advertiser*. tfce pressure of advertisements created by the demands ?f the spring trade, necessitates a greater stringency in ?or office regulation* as to the latest period of their re oaptton Of our present average of advertisements, ap ytOMhing close to a thousand jtrr day, the greater por ttao does not reach us before a late hour of the evening. Pet the future, if the pressure continues, we ahull be eooopeMed to postpone to the following diy the publica tion of all advertisements which are not delivered before ? P. M By adhering to this rule our getting to press will be much facilitated, and our readers enabled to re wive their paper at an earlier hour of the morning News for the Pacific. The steamship Stat of the West, Captain Turner, wW leave this port to-morrow afternoon, at 3 o'clock, (or Pmnta Arenas. The Nkw York Hkrald? California edition ? contain ??I mil the latest news by mail and telegraph from all yarte of the world, will be published at eleven o'clock t* morrow morning. Agents will please send in their ?idem u early as possible. The Newt The steamship Pacific, due at this port from LI verpooi, had not been telegraphe d at Sandy H <>ok at two o'clock tbla morning. In all probability she was Attained at Liverpool several days over the tune assigned for her departure. We give elsewhere the evidence taken yesterday before the Coroner in the Poole tragedy, and an ac count of the proceedings at a meeting of the friends of the murdered man, held last evening. Baker is still at large, although the police have made the greatest efforts to discover his hiding place. The fetUef is general that he left the city on the last steamer bound for Aepinwall. The United States t-tean frigate Susquehanna, Captain Franklin Buchanan, arrived at Philadelphia yesterday. We give a lilt ot her officers aud a sketch of her cru'ife in another column. This ves Ml, allowed to be the finest steamer in the service, ha* been absent from the Unite! States three years aid ten months, during which time she has cir ?umnavigated the globe, made a long croiis in the Chinese seas, and headed the Japan expedition S6e has touched at Madeira, Ro Janeiro, Cape of Good Hope, Mauritius, ZaEsibar, Ceylon, Penan*, Singapore, Hong Kong, Mucoa, Amoy, Manila, Whampoa, Shaogbae, the Loo Cboo islands, three parts in .lapan, Honolulu, San Francisco, Aeapulco mm! Valpaiaiao, stopping at Rio Janeiro ou her re tarn, from whence to Philadelphia she made the run in twenty live days. Sne is the tlrst Bide- wlx el uteamer that has doubled Cape Horn, her predtca-t nors preferring the safer joute through the Straits of Magellan. Edward P. ?owles, Esq.. of this city, has been appointed by the Governor Justice of the Supreme Court, in place of the late Judge H. PierreiMjnt. Kd wards. Mr. Cowles has but recently removed rrom Hndscn to this city, and it has excited no little remark that many of our citizens, in every M*pe< t qualified for the post of Justice, have been ?verlooked by the Governor in mtking his selection. No business of importance was transacted in eHher branch of the legislature yesterday. Both houses adjourned at an eaily hour to Friday next, ?t 12 o cionk, to visit the institutions under the charge of the Almshouse Governors. On Thura. day they will set out on their peregrinations through the hospitals, where smallpox, ship fever, loafers and lun*'.i:s, misery and mtdnens ?bcund; and cn Wednesd?y they wi 1 banish all these things and many more from their minds by a dinner at the Astor, with all the trimmings. Presently after this bout is over, look < ut for an accession of numbers to the doctrines of the Maine A Rochester paper publishes an article showing that nearly ail the pointed passages in Senator Goodwin* Washington's Birthday oration at Al bany, were taken from Tom Paine's eulogy on the life of George Washington, delivered at Newbury, ?crt, Mum., fifty-live years ago. K!?where the reader will find an account of an alleged embezz ement of the fnndsof the Pacific Baak to the amount of $1S, 000. It Is charged that Johi B. U.my, ex-bookkeeper, is the party guilty, and that be has decamped for parts unknown. It is eoppoeed these defalcations have continued for a oeuple of years, the officers in the meantime being wholly Urorant that anything wroog was occurring. What precious queer maragement these bauks ex I hibit! Whose turn next? la another cclumn will be found a letfr contain ing some curious statements in reference to Miss Bonkley, the young lady whose escape from the convent of BU Joseph's has led to such an exciting controversy in the religious world. Without ex. piewing any opinion as to the correctness of our correspondent s facts, we may mention that he i? personally known to ns, and that he is on terms of friendly intimacy with tr.c lady whose alleged *of tarings have furnished sub a fertile theme to the adversaries of Romanism. <m Friday night and Saturday nnrnin? the wind blew with frlghtfn! violence. Alrea<ly we have re | wjrts of it? effects on the shipping on the coast. A {Trire shin, supposed the Oriental, from Liverpool, went on shore at Sc.tuate, Mass., early yesterday icrenoon. A boat was swamped in try ng to reach the shore, and the crew drowned, la the Chesapeake B*y the storm was unusuady The brig Julia Payson was cast ashore at Cape Henry, and the brig Avon, from Norfo.k for Mar seilles, lost her foremast snd main topmvt. w e are not informed what damage, if ary, she re?e v e?l in her bull. Four hundied and ninety- cne persons died In this city duriug trie week ended last night, which fluke? the total < I n ofli ;i.?i rip" of the ?'ity In upector It-- by f 'rty ne < .a-es than that of the lore gofcig seven day. Maety eight ot the number were wan ninety-one women, one hundred bad sixty boys, ax. J cn? hundred and fortytao fir1*. Of the adults, oenvumpti"5 400,1 away 58; various fevers, 71; In DamiKatiocs of different organs and cavities, 54, and conjeatiye diaurdeis 17. Six persons wsre A vted, end fme committed suicide by hang, jfcg telx-j W convulsions, uvea- I tyona of dropsy of the bead, fire from teething, and forty? two were aUllborn. Two hundred and eighty-nine of the children were under ten years of age, and of this number one hun dred and tifty -tight hid not completed their first year. Sixteen of the adults were between seventy and one hundred years of age. The causes of death maybe fully classified thui:? Bones, joints, Ac., 1; brain and nexves, 113; heart and blood vessels, 20; lungs, throat, &e., 131; ?tomach, bowels, and other iligesti re organs, 75; skin, and eruptive fevers, 34; uncertain seat and general feveis, 58; stillborn and premature biith, 45; old age, 8; and from vio lent causes, 12. The nativity table shows that three hundred and thirty four of the de ceased were born in the United States, seventy-seven in Ireland, fifty three in Germany, eleven in England, and the re mainder in other foreign ccuntiies. In the case of the United States against Bartho lomew Blanuo, a merchant of this city, being a charge of slave traflicking between the West Coast oi Africa and Cuoa in the bark Millaudon, Commis mivsoner Morton yesterday rendered his decision, discharging the accused from the warrant of arrest. In the H&rine Court yopterday Ur. Basteed ap peared before Judge McCarthy and made a long argument in behalf of Mr. Lee, the reporter of an objectionable paragraph which was published in the Uaxly Times newspaper on the 15th February, and 'or which Mr. I^ee and the proprietors are still in contempt. Cotton sold yesterday to the extent of abaut 1,000 bales, the market closing steady. Flour continued qnioe firm for all descriptions, with a fair amount oi sales, chiefly for local and Eastern consumption. Pennsylvania white wheat sold at $2 25 and $2 39! Canadian do., at $2 42 i; and Southern do., at $2 35. Corn was firmer, with less offering. Mixed was at <J5c.; Western do., at 07c., from store; and a small lot of Southern yellow, at 98c. Bye so. J at $1 37 i a #1 40. Pork sold to a fair extent at #14 25 for old mees; new do-, at #14 75; and new prime, whieh was scarce, at $14 37. Beef hams, Western, sold at $18. Other articles were without material change The New Bounty Land Hill? Amount of Pub" He Lands? Stupidity and Cupidity oT ( ou grvas. The new bounty land bill, including a land grant in behalf of every man who ever shoul dered a gun in aDy of the white or Indian wars of the United States, since the Revolution, (the soldiers in that war having been previously pro vided for), will, it is supposed, absorb an aggro gate of at least two hundred millious of acres> allowing a reasonable margin for forgeries and bogus claims. Now, let us see where we arc to come out with this bill. According to the report of the Com missioner of the General Land Office of the third of June, 1854, the following are the sums of the public lands disposed of and remaining on hand : ? Acre t. .Aggregate of public domain in Stated and Territories 1,391,480,320 Sold up to June, ISftS 103, 197, 346 Given away 148,910,881 Total, Hold and given away 252,114,237 ?Acre* unsold and unappropriated 1,139,336 083 For the snke of round numbers, let ua put the amount at eleven hundred millions ol acres still on hand, and where's the alarm ? This bounty land bill will still leave nine hundred millions; and even should existing bounties, grants, reservations, sales, pre emptions, &c , Co* er another hundred million acres, we shall still have eight hundred millions of acres re maining. Where, then, is the alarm? Is not this remnant of eight hundred millions enough or all the purposes of railroad grants and home stead bills for fifty years tOcome ? 1 be wiseacres of Congress have unquestiona bly been acting under this delusion. But these tremendous figures of the Lund Office have de ceived them, from the simple neglect of the Commissioner to deduct his deserts and moun tains. Let us throw a little light upon the subject ? ho amount of public lands undisposed of In all the land Mates eaet of the Mis MMippi, and ;u Ijouisiuna, Arkansas Missouri and Iowa, west of said river, Add iliunMo 1 68, 1 f.8,8 1 8 acres 1 snuneao.a H&,U65,b01 ?? And the amount is 253,414,419 acres. Ainl here is the bulk of the arable public lands of the United States. The remainder of the eleven hundred millions of acres on the books of the General Land Cflice lie in Kan fas, Nebraska, and the great plains south stretching to the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, Washington. Utah, New Mexico and California. Now mark what follows-dud our ? stimates are deduced Irom the official reports of the topograph.cal engineers and from the I rivate accounts ol thousands of intelligent travellers, emigrants, voyageurH and trappers, including those that have perished from cold, heat, thirst and starvation. We .'ay that the bulk of the public lands now remaining lies in the two hundred and fifty three millions of acres given above, and that settlers, pre emptions, grants, and the new bounty bill, will absorb the whole of it. What, then, have we left ? Kansas ami Nebraska? In lets than three years all the cultivable lands of those Territories will be appropriated by set tlers. California? Spanish and Mexican claims and Hjnatter sovereignty have already appro priated the mass of the arable lands there. In Oregon the actual settlers, under an act of Con gress. have left but little of the narrow habita ble Pacific selvage of that Territory. In Wash ington Territory there may yet be twenty or thirty millions of acres of desirable timber lands. In I tah the Mormons have monopolized all the little green patches, except a few occu pied by the Indians, but useless to the white man. In New Mexico, excepting the territory of the Gadiden treaty, there are no habitable lands unappropriated, and tho?e of the Gadsden district are good for nothing but u railroad route to I be 1'acific. In a word, Irom the great plains west of the Mississippi to the Pacific ocean, between the Hritish boundary in the North and the Mexican boundary in the South, there are, we dare say. seven or eight hwndred millions of acres, in arid plains, rocky and mow covered mountains, nnd sandy deserts, which, for agricultural purposes, are good for nothing. Between the Columbia river and the Gadsden boundary there is an absolute desert of volcanic moun tains and sandy wastes, very much like that of the ancient Israelites. Dead Sea and all. em bracing an ?r"H <t not less than five hundred millions of aeres horribly scanty of water and vegetation, and mainly without animal life, ex cept prowling Indians, reptiles and vermin-a hideous and howling wilderness. Yet. the Commissioner of the General Land Office in u c] < this tr . t among the public lands unsold ami nnapproprinted and Congre-s pn? their bounty tad him! railroad and other Mi | accordingly. Seven or eight hundred millions of acres of waterless plains, sandy deserts and volcanic mountains counkd J? the aggregate of the public lands! See the late report of the Secretary of War r,n *!?? rt cent Pacific Kailrond explorations, and the reports ?f Fremont. Kearney. Kmory, nrtrl. lett, Abort, Lieut, litre/, Col. Cwke, and a host of others. We Buggest to the mem>^r8 of the next Congress ? elected and to be 'jlected ? a study of these faotB, and that it would be wise in legislating upon the public lands to knock off from the eleven hundred millions of acres of the Land Office at least seven hundred millions to the account of rocks, wastes and deserts. Let the treasury no longer be fleeced upon the false pretences of the big tigureB of the General Land Office. M?rk Speculators in thk Legislature. ? The last dodge of the Wall street speculators is to apply to the Legislature for a special char ter for a company to be called the "New York and Brooklyn Ice Company," with a capital of $250,000 and power to increase it to half a mil ion. On the face of it, the thing is a hum bug. We have in this State a general act for the incorporation of all companies ot this na ture; why are not the "New York and Brooklyn Ice" people content with this, and what need s there for a special charter in their cose? On what ground can they demacd of the Legisla ture of this State to depart from its settled po icy in reference to such matters, and to lend a hand to the ercction of a monopoly? Moreover, an j body who chooses can collect ice, and sell it without acts of the Legislature or any thing of the kind; what is there in the case of this company so different from that of the other dealers in ice, that they require to be specially incorporated? Look at it in every light, and the only object to be gained by the charter they demand, is the privilege of palming off a worthless stock on the public, and creating a new fancy to be dealt in, and knocked up, and knocked down, and swindled with generally. It the Legislature has it in heart to encourage this sort of thing, by all means let them incor porate the New York and Brooklyn Ice Com pany. The ice trade is doing pretty well a-? it is. On the strength of some experience in Europe and this country, we venture to assert that there is not a city anywhere in which ice is so plentiful or so cheap or so good as in New York. The amount consumed is fabulous. For this summer's consumption nearly 300,000 tons have been stored, which are distributed as follows : ? Knickerbocker Ice Co., tons .......100,000 L ister Ice Co 66,000 Rockland I.ak<- 65,000 Turnbull&Co 25,000 Hyley, Wincii & Co. (new Co.) 25,000 CatskiU Ice Co 14,C#0 Total 294,000 All these concerns manage to exist, to fur nish pretty good and cheap ice, and to make money, without special acts of the Legislature. Why make a distinction between tbem and others? Tuf. Steamer Massacovsetts and the Fili busters.?' The examination of witnesses con cerning the alleged filibustering equipment of the steamboat Massachusetts is a rather in teresting affair. Certain warlike looking sad dles, and harness in boxes, an unusual quantity of coals, quite a number of casks of water and water tank?, blacksmith forge, tent poles, wagons, hand carts, pistol bolsters, life boats, &c., were found on board. Such is the testi mony of Mr. Angelis and Mr. Cook, of the United Statqp Marshal's office. But it appears that they saw none of George Law's musketa or secondhand artillery on the boat, and only some twenty-five or thirty pacific looking men. The boat was lying t il' towards the Jersey shore, as if ready for a start at any moment. All this has a strange look, but perhaps it was all right. African slavers, sometimes, when overhauled on the high eias, clcan up everything so as to make a plausible appearance, and perhaps the filibusters may have learned something from their experience heretofore. There has been a filibustering expedition nearly ready for sea, or else the administration and the Cuban au thorities and General Quitman have been egrc giously deceived. Curious case, this of the steamboat Massachusetts. What could those handcarts have been intended for? They would be useful, as we all know, for baggage transportation in Cuba; but the boat was bound for New Orleans. No muskets discovered. Very curious case. Col. Benton's Tunnel ? The Highest in the Would ?According to the report of the topo graphical engineers assigned to the survey of Colonel Benton's great Central Pacific route, an iron road by that route will, for many hun dred miles, be the loftiest in the world, and it will have a tunnel at a higher elevation than any other tunnel, excavated or projected, on the face of the earth. This tunnel will strike thi ?ugh one of the depressions in the backbone of the Western nuanteiM, at an alti tude of 9.540 feet. Mount Wanhtagton, in New Hampshire, is considered a giant? the Allegha tiiesare regarded as a grand chain of mountains; but put the Allegbanies on the top of Mount Washington, and the higheit of the Egyptian py ramuls on the top of the?e. and Col. Benton's railroad tunnel will still overtop them all. Wb think that Old Bullion is right. The Pacific railroad being a moonshine enterprise, he pro poses to build it above the clouds. From the mouth of Colonel Benton's tunnel wc look down with perfect contempt upon the Kinney expe dition. Mk. Pierce's Vetoes. ? We remember hearing of a man at Washington, who, in General Jack son's time, took to smoking a clay pif? with the constancy of a Dutchman. Asked for the reason, he ?aid "Old Hickory does it; it has made him popular, and why should'ntl try It?" So with Mr. Pierce's vetoes. Old Hickory exercised the power. and why <-hould'nt Young Hickory try it'.' And he has tried it. He has I vetoed the Lunatic As>lum Land bill, the I River and Hartor bill the French Spoliation I, ill, and the Collins Steamer bill, though he signed the same identical appropriation the very next day. And yet Young Hickory, is not popular. Failir.g upon his spoils system, upon Jhe Grey town Itomburdment. upon the Nebraska Mil. and upon the Cuba question on 1 oth sides, he has also failed to make anything of bis vetoes. What a lucky man was Capt. John Tyler! ICm.ukh'av.on n Mkiu'ian. They have iwssed a bill in Michigan substantially repeal ing the Fugitive Sla\ela\v. Th^y are liolder than the Seward men of oar Assembly. What is the reason ? Are Mr. Seward's followers at Albany afraid of the Know Nothing?? We fcnow that tboy hate the South as intensely as 1 the free soilers of Michigan; but still thty hold i hncfc. Can't the Know Nothings at Albany in | llucc -be artful dodgtrs of the Seward coalition 1 to 'how : heir hands rn the F ,-itive Slive law I Suppose tbey try. and then put the question of obedience to the ccBatftqtion acd the law? to the pt epic. A Good Opining fob ths FuibcstbhS.? We have entered upon a nine months' recess of Congress. From a state of desperation the administration has sunk into indifference and lethargy. Congress have given it neither money, discretion, or advice upon the Cuba question, and Congress are to be absent for nine months. It will be strange, if in the in terval, we do not "hear on some fine morning of a formidable Anglo-Saxon descent upon the Island of Cuba. They know they may never have such another opportunity. What says Marcy? THE LATEST NEWS. BY MAGNETIC AMD PRINTING TELEGRAPHS. Important from Washington. Mil. 80FI.E AND THE PRESIDENT ? KCMOKKD CHANGES IN TBS CABINET? GEORGE M. CAM. AS ? THE P&B BlDlJiT? GENERAL QUITMAN AND CUBA. Washington, March 10, 1865. We have manj confessions and a few explanation* re lative to the late negotiations with Spain and the report of the ')s tend, er rather Aix la-Chapelle, conference. I understand that the I'resident has expressed to Mr. Sool6 his lull concurrence in all the negotiations with Spain, and his manner of conducting them, and also in the pro positions laid down at Ostend for the acquisition of Cuba. Mr. Soulr appears to be satisfied that the government Is right about the Cuban matter, and that all the difficulty and vacillation in the Cabinet have been produced by Marcy, and in part by donble dealing on TOe part of Bu chanan. It is actually believed by some diplomats here, who are skilled in such matters, that while Buchanan was expressing his concurrence in the report which he signed at Ostend, he was at the same time writing letters expressing entirely different views, to some of his particu lar agents and friends in this country. Mr. Soulc Is very nearly reconciled to the President. It is plain that he concurs with Mr. Soule; and the only question is, whether he will put himself in direct opposition to Marcy. That a partial'change in the Cabinet is under conside ration is one of the chitf topics of conversation in the knowing circles here. The day before yesterday tl think It was, General Cadwallader, of Pennsylvania, dined with the President. General Cadwallader is a very inti mate friend of the Hon. George M. Dallas, of Pennsylva nia, and of Jeff. Davis. I understand that, in the event of a change in the Cabinet, the opinion of General Cadwallader Is, that George M. Dallas would be jnst the man for Secretary of State, providing that Marcy received leave to retire, in consequence of the imbroglio in which he has involved the Spanish negotiations. I understand that the Presi dent concurs in this opinion, as to the ability and fitness of George M. Dallas for the office of Secretary of State; in the event of a change; and that change is to be .deter mined by rapidly coming events. There seems to be no doubt of the fact that Mr. Buchanan will shortly be back in Pennsylvania; and it is probable that Buchanan, Marcy and Mason, with one or two others, will be laid on the shelf together. A very interesting interview took place the other day upon the sidewalk in Pennsylvania avenue, between the President and General Quitman, the ch ef of the filibus ters who are going to take Cuba. The President was attended by General Cadwallader, of Pennsylvania, and General Quitman was accompanied by several members

of the New York Cuban Junta. A very interesting con versation ensued, followed by a warm invitation from the President to General Quitman that he would pay him a visit previous to his departure for the neutral island of Cuba, where he is going to get up a revolution. This interview created a terrible explosion in various circles. The President retraced his steps to the White House, and Quitman returned to his hotel with a view to the preparation of the first bulletin for the liberation of Cuba. Lntrit from the State Capital. j RECESS OF T11B LEGISLATURE ? VISIT TO THE TEN I GOVERNORS ? THE MILITIA BILL? TDK WE1INM8 OK ITS OPPONENTS? SENATOR GOODWIN'S WASH INGTON'S BIRTHDAY ORATION? SENATOR STEBBINS' TREACHIIRY? THE POLICE HILL, ETC. Ai.ui.ny, March 10, 1855. The laborious duties which the memberi of the legisla ture bavo voluntarily imposed upon themselves since the commencement of the session, U a full justification or a respite from their labors (or a few days, Both houses ad journed early this morning, and will take a re cess for a week. A majority proceed to New York upon nvitation of the Ten Governors to visit the institution* under their charge. They are to be entertained at the Astor Bouse at the expense of the funds at the dispssa of the Governors. Besides the memberi, a host of out siders will be on hand, to swell the multitude. Wo take this early occasion to bespeak for them the freedom of the city, and hope the Mayor or Chief Matsell will see that they are escorted through all the institutions with safety from any molestation by the "fancy" gentry, who are always to particularly friendly to credulous country gentlemen. Please let the reporters take espe cial pains to garnish the speeches in the best possible manner. The epaulettes and yellow plume* are down upon the City Militia bill like a thousand of brick. This morning remonstrances against its passage flowed Into the Senate with a strong cuirent. One from the first brigade, signed by the brigadier, staff, and four or five lieute nants in the line; one from the Fourth regiment of artil lery, signed by the colonel and stair, and a dozen officer* in the line ; four from the Seventh regiment National Guards: one from the Eleventh regiment, signed by the colonel, staff, and a few of the line officers; and another from the Seventy sixth regiment, by the colonel and eight or ten l.ne oflicers. Mmf one hundred names out of some six thousand persons belonging to the First di vision. does not exhibit a very formidalde opposition to the bill. Generals tandlorj, tlall and Yates should be active in procuring remonstrances aga.nst tbe bill, if they really desire to defeat it, \esterday the opponents had a hearing before the Senate committee, an 1 advocated the defeat of flip bill. Th?y were nio?t triumphantly answered by Major Cocks ami Captain Waterbury of the Assembly. A Rochester papernf tbe date of Oth ins'ant, (yester day .) containing a review of Senator Goodwin's oration on the -Ud February, was f reely circulated through the Senate and House this morn.ug. Tbe review accuses the Senator of extensive plagiarisms, and places extracts from his Albany oration in juxtaposition with sentences which, it says, 1-ltaken from an eulogy on the life of Gen. Washington. delivered by Thomas Pa us. before tbe Sit i sens rf Newburyport, on the id of January, 1R00. | rbe "anti Blndoos ' are exceedingly jubilant at this ex position of what tliev style the Senator'* literary quaii I ficaticns, nud ate in high glee in the expectation 01' oading him during tbe ri mainder of the session with aviog ( iotbe i h:in-e,f n borrowed garments. It may easily be, however, that the compositors, in their ex tren,e haate to get the oratioa in print, inadvertantly omitted putting in thur proper places those important characters, urn rted" commas and apostrophes. An ex planation must fume, Tlie recreant Know Nothings are being daily exposed. Among those of the House of Assembly who voted for Reward against plfd.es 'taring tliem in the face, is a John W St ebb u?. the man to whom was can tided the I trust of introducing the Maine law in the Legislature. | Be 's also one u\ tne veritable tbuty-seveu, whose name* appeared In the IlnALn, m hwwi'ni/ violated his 1 pledge, and who subsouaeatly informed the House that I b? nev?r was a Know Nothing I huve before me. a Ro- ' ? hesler |apev of a late i*ate, in which is contained a i ?tat< mt nt n.ade by one of his neighbors thus ?"I have j beard lorn (fftebbins) say, and many others have too, that be hoped hia right arm might l>e palsied if he ever voted for a msn 0| posed to the principles of the Know ; Nothing party and that hia body might moulder in tbe I giave ii ever be abould he guilty of betraying tbe inter 1 e?ts of the order. Likewise have I beard him declare | that tbe return of Seward to the national legislature, wiul lie ss disastrous to the American party a-i the electlcn of liishop Hughes would be, and 'hat the Know Nothings should strive to their utmost to de '?at him. And yet this man is now ene of the l-ading Seward wbigs in tbe House, and declared repeitedly In bis place, tbst he n ver took the oath of the ? order." Tbe New York Police bill still remains in the bands of the city dels gallon for consideration. Whether a very j speet'y : eport will be ms-ie is not very evi lent. B it the entmles of the bill, and Mayor Wood amongst them, mar rely. Iha- in n>? iiately altsrthe recess, the Seward I whip majority in the Hou?e, will endeavour to take the bill frrmtliit lommlttee, ami place it in the hands of | one favorable to it* jas^age? that it will be hastily reported complete, in ; run through the House. All legislation wh.eh the iatereet of tbe democratic party ?'esires, will be aft>r the r?oe?s, put under whip and spur. 1 lm 1 tci* Election* In TCrlr County. March 10, 1855. Fall return? from every town In Erie county shoo the election of fourteen Know Nothing Supervisors, six fusion sts tad three whtgs. iVnvnl Ins* III L.r ?>? *-. THE 8AIABRIDGE AND JAlfESTOWNt Norjolk, Much 9, 1855. AConrt of Tr ;uiry meet- to morrow to i?<|U ire into 1 be damage ?n?lain?d by tbe brig ruinbridjre in the re cent storm. Tli? court is to eon?ist of Captain '"arpen. let, l re?ideBt Captains tlarron and Maun rr, and Purser Mirop, Judfff Advocilf H ?t n*i?op of war JiifWtitoirB l? <1 ^fhar^in^ h*r powdtr. 0 'urvey 1 ai l? ?n Lei y< t, bat she Is cert* nly rotten. Eflhtli of the Reeent (Hie. A BHIP ASHORE AT BCITUATK ? TaOM OP LIPS. Bonos, March 10, 1866. A large ship with mainmast gone, went Mho re thii morning at 8 o'clock, at Scltuate. One boat wan swamped in trying to reach the shore, and the crew drewned. It la thought she U the Oriental, from Liverpool. No other particular*. THE GALE IN THE CHESAPEAKE BAY? DISASTERS TO BBI08 AVON AND JULIA PAYSON. Norfolk, March 10, 1856. The e wan a heavy gale yesterday, below Old Point. The brig Avon, from Norfolk for Maraeillei, lost her fore mast and main topmast, leaving her hull almost un manageable. Had recently been refitted. The brig Jnlia Payioa, with a cargo of timber, for Bath, Me., is ashore at Cape Henry. Conflagration*. PIKE AT rUBTOHESTER. PoRTCBurrcR, March 10, 1855. At half past 11 o'clock this morning the mansion of George Woodward, in this village, was totally destroyed by fire. The outbuildings, and a portion of the motrt valuable furniture, was saved. Loss about $3,000, covcred by inaurance. PIHS IN THE WOODS. Philadelphia, March 10, 1855. A Ore is raging in the woods between Mili ville and Malaga. Several hundred acres are already burned over, and fears are entertained of still further and more serious damage. FIRE IN TROY. Trot, March 10, 1855. A fire broke out here this morning in the itore of J. McKinney, No. 341 River street, silver plater, which was burned down, with the two adjoining stores, occupied by R. L. & Q. Drake, druggists, and Bussey k McUee, tinsmiths. The loss has not been ascertained. The Niagara Suspension Bridge. Bctfalo, March 10, 1865. The Buffalo Exprtst of this morning gives the follow ing statistics of the railroad suspension bridge at Niaga ra Falls: Length of span from centre to centre of tow ers, 822 feet; height of tower above the rock on the American side, 88 feet; ditto on the Canada side, 78 feet; ditto, floor of railway, 80 feet; number of wire ca bles four; diameter of each cable, 10 inches; number of No. 9 wires In each cable, 3,659; aggregate strength of cables, 12,400 tons; weight of superstructure, 750 tans; ditto, superstructure and maximum loads, 1,250 ton*; maximum weight of cable and stay will support 7,300 tons; height of track above the water, 234 feet; height of railroad above wagon track, 60 feet. Postponement of Pylcr'i Sentence. Stracuse, March 10, 1855. The rentence of Alfred Fyler for the murder of his wife has been postponed until June next, to test the question whether he is insane or not. Powder Mill Explosion at Wilmington. W ilm INGT05 , Del., March 9, 1855. Three buildings belonging to Garelsche's powder mills were blown up to-day, at half past two o'clock, killing two men and fatal! y injuring two others. The exploiion was terrific, and the shock waB felt at the distance of several miles. Another despatch says one man? John Kane ? was killed, and three wounded ; two not expected to recover. Death of a Noted Boston Belle. Boston, March 10, 1856. Mrs. Frederick Sears, formerly a Miss Shaw, died to day. She was a noted Boston Belle. James Brown, of the firm of Little & Brown, book sellers, is not expected to live the night out. The Mall*. Wabihsgton, March 10, 1866. The mall from New York, due here at 6 o'clock this evening, did not arrive until half- past 9. Baltimore, Marsh 10, 1856. New Orleans papers of Sunday received. No news. The Ohio at Plttabarg. 1'iTTHBURU, March 10, 1856. River eight feet and eight inches in the channel, and falling. The weather ia clear and mild. State of the Weather. Boston, March 10, 1R56. We have hud enow to a I'epth or about aD inch last night. Weather to-day cloudy, with a thuir. North east wind. I'ORTi.Asn, March 10? 9 A. M. A ktroog northeast wind, with indications of snow. Ba.nuor, March 10, 1856. Cold and cloudy. E.trrroBT, March 10, 1855. It i* now snowing bard here. Calais, March 10, 1855. Snowing slightly. Wind northeast. Market*. miLADELFHIA STOCK BOARD. Philadklphia, March 10, 18^5. Stocks arc steady. Reading. 40<j ; MorrU Canal, W/i ; Ijong Island Kailroad, I fi \ ; Pennsylvania Railroad, 46%; Pennsylvania .State 5'?, The money market ia easy. Tint English Opkka. ? We learn that the Pyne and Har rison English Opera troupe bare dissolved, and that wc shall probably have no more full operas from them. The principal artists in the troupe intend to give concerts. lun. of the Dramatic frxn Association. ? The direc tors of the American Dramatic Fund Association cele brate their anniversary this year by a grand fancy ball, to take place on the 10th of April. A norvl and attrac tive feature in the programme is a series of tableaux rivantt, representing celebrated seen** in the plays of ^bakspeare. Many eminent aitists will appear. Fire at (tunrnntlne, Staten Inland. A fire broke out on Friday night, about 10 o'clock, at Totnpkinaville, destroying seven buildings. It originated in the grocery and shoe store owned und occupied by Jubu Jobnson, and communicated to the three brick dwelling houses adjoining alto belonging to Mr. Johnson; from tlience to the brick front bouse owned by John Kelly and occupied by Thomas llinton; a frame building owned by J Kelly, and occupied by Mrs Almsteed as a millinery establishment; a frame buildirg used as a porUr house, belonging to Mrs. hgaus; a brick house owted by Kichard Ilailirisy, and occupied by John Web ter? all of which buildings were entirely destroyed. Most of the goods and furniture taken from the build ings neie destroy td or i-toleu by the many thieves about the place. The Dutch l!( ft rax J Church was three tunes on tire, but *a? saved by tlie people of the village. By this fire a large numb* r of persons are thrust into the street, as most of the builaugs bad three and more families. The fire was eius' d by the upsetting of a cam phene lamp in John'on's grocery. Ilie whole amount of property destroyed is valued ut $2r>,OCO, of which the Johnson |ropeity in estimated at fit) 000, and i* partly insured. Mr. Herner's sugar store is injured far ifiiMI. Tte following is a list of the losaes: ? Mi. J. Johnson lioot. shot snd general st' re, Io?s >('. .'<00, insured, the aitjotuing house, a!s?s owned by Mr. Johnson, and occu pied as a dwelling, basement, ssgar store, hiss S3, 000; l-artlv insured; next budding, owoed and occupied by the family of Mr John Kelly, totally destroyed, loss |U,b00, partly insured; buildiug ojcii[ie<l bv Mr. olm -teail as a millinery store and dwell ng, loss t I, .r>00 said to he fully Insured building occiijle'! by Mn?es F.agan as a porter house, Insured for %'l Out', losi $;i,OUO; house | owned by Mr. llalliduy, and u ed for a bakery and cake stote In the lower part, Mr. Wearer llvinp in the upper part of tl.e bouse. The total loss Is t?km ited at ab-.ut 1 tv'J.UO. Personal Intelligence. ABRIVALH. At ti e Frsscott llonse- J S Jenkins, Nrw Orleans; J A Neidles. do; K M Netdles, Philadelphia; It 1. J ne?, It . .ton; M it Tobey. Cnon; Wui Penti<*14, ttnflalu; i> Andrew* an,t la<ty. Wetr>lrpten: J f! Crocl.r, Clevelnnn; Samm-I Mcln tyre, Boston; .fat Mclatyr*, do; H II William.*, I'hila. Br.PARTl RKfl. F?r Southumi I' n an4 llsvre In the steamship St. I.ottls? Mile Penavani anil nald, Mr* II Flentrt, Mr J (? (>oatn<it, Mrs I. Adams and 'bil l, Mr Bertrand, Mrs li. rtratvl, M.ss Bertrand, Mr tialntat, Vr Fabricator, Capt Dngardin, Mcsrs J !'? ret'"iii. J K I'r'wsn, J Hertl.ley, II Louis, V <: II Hint A Copper Ca| ' Pannier, Mr* E Ilmiray, ll??ri Viltrt, 0 Waller, K S Iduiftea.i, Mr- Stacker, Mr. T. ll ir trend. Tor Savannah, In stsanxhip An.-o-ta? John Q Aymar and lady. Mrs (.aillar-l, Mi?s F. Aymar, Win C II ITman, Mi?s E It* ftn.ni. Mi*s K V III ttman. i yrus C Until ar I, Mi*s J Hub I sril, J J Emmet. Mrs T A Ernm.-t, Mi*s A K Knmit, Mr Mauran, Mi*s Manrat. Mrs Wells, Mm* Rob.rt.iuii, Miss Jsme?, A I Smith and Ikiiy, Csl\ n Daranl, son an I nurse; t Wilder A (' Milder, Jams* (i llara, Mrs A Wood, Mr? F. White, E F Wo.mI. J 9 W-re.nan. 8 Fnteeton. J as Kilpstri.k, .1 M Msrvlr M .1 M Mullet.. R M"Mnllan. T H Johnson, C It Trail, id. Henry I. Riker, Mr< l> l.atbrop, Mis* Latbrop, 11 II Siillln*. Ilrity l.sthror, himon ITelshman, l>r T A llolla vrny.Hr Chap. 11, Will, am lioody, lienltam, A llantar, 8 Itotliel ild, Jaeoh Kapp, Adrian !*ain and lady. 1 1.- ten lla. ,rrlf ,.l N liari ard, II .ma? Hojh-. T Sweeny, (i Brown, C fsofstnrv. Joseph ^aulebnry, and In Ibe *t<ra?e For hb I mm a, in the steam- hip Jamestown? ll"iiry l.n I lam. fiorit >o|e, J'.hn I'arK, K. l?<iean and lady, Mrs. Ilarnes. Mrs. Ilotr. an t twe children, far? F.. Davis. T.ios. S ,kcott. Wm Ellis, Vr lteas n andfadv, Williams and Mwip-An. illlams sn 1 Miller. Thomas H. Vl Mte, (Jeorice I'. tlsrk.R Uaman, ladv and two children; John Uic ilM, Join Drake, N. M t!?rtr"i, tin. Ctimt crson, f! II town send. N'S. Iron, A. c?- t'li?rles F.meri, Miss Moultoe, John Trie! ard, l'et< r Pollon. J. W. 1'. Lewis, Mrs Mutton, E Kulrn and J8 in the *te?ra. For Charl-Sten, in the *t.-am*t (p Sontherter? I) A ldi *en. A 1> Itniel.i Mrs. Il-ins, Mr* H ier an I two ehtl iren. Mr- Julia M etnh. r.-. A Wi- t?rh..ff, <i Di hmao, la.ly and child: C. J Harri*, T. J Saanson, C r. o Keefe, W ll lae, A tinekman. J-hn t>. CoMwell. J. hi, H II, S M Martin, II I hoyle, Mi*s M N?l!, U. Ryan aad lady, Mrs. I.. S*rp? sn.l thru ehll^ren, Miss A Serpe, V m Fre-mao, Master (J. I on! John Alt' andrr and son, c. Se rass B.C. Honrl and i; iu t be steerage, _ _ narlnt AfTslrs. Thk FnuM'KtP ?t. lion.-*, Qipt. Wot ton, sailed at noon yesterday fur Havre, with twenty four passengers and ?"4P(47t it Religion* ' Rav. Dr. Sampson, of W ashlngton, D. 0., Will Helivef the nineteenth diMour^* before lb* Young People's Christian Association., of Calvary Baptist Church, Twen ty-third street, ue+r Fifth avenue, thin evening, at 7>? O'clock. Re*. J. C. Butcher, or Rergen, will deliver 1h? twenty Hecond discourse before the Young Men's Asso ciation of the South Dutch Church, Filth avenue^ oor ser of Twenty-lint street, this evening, at 7>; o'clock. Regular preaching will eoinmeace to-day, at 10)tf and 3 ) 'x o'clock, at the court room. Platt'e Hall, 1,142 Broa-iway, between Thirty second and Thirty-third, streets, Key. Win. McJlmaey, minuter. OBDINATI0N8. The ordaining services oi the Her. C. C. Norton will take place on Monday evening, March 12, at the Baptiit Church ui Sixth street.between avennei Band C. Read ing Scripture ?, by the Rev Mr. Brant. Ordaining way er, by Ur. Lathrop. Sermon, by E. L. Magoon, D. D. Charge to the candidate, by Spencer H. Cone, D. D. Hand of fellowihip, by Dr. C'ovil. Charge to the churoh, by Rev. Mr. Hisnox. Mr. Henry M. Btskoll, of Boston, was ordained at the Winter street church on the ith inst. Mr. Haskell la to leave next week for St. Petersburg, Russia, where he haa been invited to take charge of an Evangelical Congrega tional Church. Key. Jotham B. Sewall was ordained as pastor of the Central Church and society in Lynn, Mass., on the Otb inst. INVITATIONS. The Rev. Professor Jewett, of Amherst College, haa v received a call to become pastor of the Secsnd Congre gationa) Society in Concord, N. H. At a meeting of the proprietors of the Rev. F. D. Huntington's cnurcb, Boston, on the fith inst., the pas tor made an address, and informed the parish that he had made up his mind to accept the invitation to fill * situation in the University at Cambridge. Rev. Henry M. Storrs of Lawrence, Mass., has re ceived and accepted a call irom the First Congregational Church in Cincinnati, to become their pastor. He will be installed about the first of April. Rev. R. B. Bull has accepted a call to the Congrega tional Church in Sinclairviile, N. Y. Rev. l>r. Menick, of Harrisburg, haa bean called to the Second Dutch Church in haritan, N. J, INSTALLATIONS. Rev. N. W. Gajlor.i, formerly of Columbus, Ohio, will be installed as colleague pastor of the First Univerialist Society in Boston, on Wednesday evening, the 14tb instant, at 7 o'clock. Sermon by Rev. H. C. Leonard, of Chelsea. Rev. Willard Child, D D , recently of Lowel, Mass., was installei pastor ol the Congregational church ia Castleton, Vt., Feb. 14. Rev. D. H. Hamilton was installed pastor of the Hewa street church, New Haven, on the 2d inst. Rev. Amasa Lorlng was installed over the Congrega- 1 tional church in Eugecomb, Me., on the 20th ult. DEATHS IN TUB MINISTRY. The Rt. Rev. Ignatius Reynolds, Bishop of Charleston, S. C., died en the 8<h inst , in the 67th year of his age. Bishop Reynolds was born ntar Bardstown, Ky., Aug. 22, 1798. He came of an old Maryland family, who were among the early settlers of the then wild country of Kentucky. The good example of his parents, and their expressed wishes, led the young Ignatius to look to the church as the true sphere of his early labors. He com pleted bis education at St. Marv's College, Biltimore, wheie he excelled in most branches of study, especially natural history and mathematics. After his crdlna- . tion he returned to his native State, where bis merit* raised biin to many offices of honor and trnat in the eoclesiasticil government of that dioceas. He was for i a long time Vicar General to llishop Flaget, Reetor of St. Joseph's College, near liardstown, and President oC the Nazareth Female Institute of Kentucky. Of these well-known educational establishments he may be con sidered almost the founder and father, ne was conse crated Bishop of Charleston at Cincinnati, in March, 1844. and entered upon his episcopal duties in tke April following. Died, on the morning of the 6th of March, at Nazareth, Pa., in the 37th jear of his age, the Rev. Edward Rond thaler, Pro'esf or in the Theological Seminary of the Mo ravian church, and late pastor of the Moravian congre gation in PhilaCelphia. Rev Dr. Flint, who has b?en for thlrtyfour years pas tor of the East Church (I'nitarian) in Salem, Maas., ia dead. He was nearly seventy- four years of age. The Kosciusko (lliss.) Sun of the 17th ult. has the fol lowing: ? A report has reached Kosciusko that Dr. Wood ward. who formerly prearhed at this place, was recently stabbed by an expelled member of the Methodist church, at Port Gibson. It is said the Doctor espirad immedi- t ately after receiving the wound, lhe particulars of tho horrible affair are, that the person who murdered Doctor Woodward bad made application to be reinstated into the church, and all the members cons ?nted except llr. Wood ward. The excommunicated member became indignant, and while the trial was in progress, he rushel upon Dr. Woodward and stabbed bim to the heart, in front of the pulpit of the Methodist church. Rev F. T. Gray, for many years psstor of the Bulfinch street Church, Boston, died on the 4th inst., aged fifty, years. NKW CHUKCIIS8. A new church, recently erected on President street, near Court. Brooklyn, *?? occupied by the Dutch Reformed Society lor tbe flrit tim", on Sunday last. The morning sermon wan preached by the pastor, he*. U. C. Smith, and In the afternoon dj Kev Mr. Van Ftyke, and in the evening by Rev. Ihr Bethune. This church has been erected at a cost of $10, OOO. and will comfortably sea ? 70C persons. Tne Sabbath school numbetx -00. The dedication services of the new Baptist meeting house at Oldtown, Me., took place on the 7th inat. A new Presbyterian church is in progresa n Crescent City, California ; one has jutt been completed at GraM Valley, and another is nearly completed at Konora. A new Presbyterian church was dedicated at Stock bndge, Mich., on the 14th ult. Sermon by Her. W. S. Curtis, of Ann Arbor Emanuel church, of the Protestant Episcopal deno mination. situated on the corner of Reed ana Cathedral V streets, Baltimore was, on the 8th inst., solemnly dedi cated to the worship of Almighty (jod, in the pre-enca of an immense congregation, which filled the pews, aisles, and other availr.ole apace. Three Rasliops anil ab<>ut thirty ministers of that denomination were pre sent. UISCF.LLANBOt'3. Nev Pr. Stow, pa-tor of tbe Row* street Baptist church in Boston. recently stated that the members of hie church and society hud contributed to various be nevolent object*, during the y?ar 1864, more than eight thousand dollars. This sum waa exclusive of msny pri vate donations. The Congregational and Methodist societies in Malten have offered accommodations to i he Baptist society of that place until they can rebuild their church, which was deetroyed by tbe hand of an incendiary last Friday night. There being no ball in the village suitable for the accommodation of the Baptist poclety, whleh in quite Urge, such an act is vorthy of notice, as illustrat ing tbe true spirit of < brletian cbarlty. The Baptist socitly have accepted of the accommodations. The New .Jersey Annual Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church will be held in Newark on the 11th of April Feme two hundred ministers of this denomina tion will at that time he present. The Her Josbua futile, senior Bisliop of the Methodist Episcopal < buret), South, La* ' advised and invited" a meeting of all U? bishops of that Chureh to meet at Nashville, Tens , on the third Monday of April. All are expected to he present, except Plshop Audrey, who will attend tbe Pacific Conference at that time. The First Bap; i?t chur-h In Chicago, which had in- ' viled the Home Mission Society of that denimiuition to hold their next anniversary there, have witbdrawu the iovitaticn. Rev. Joseph G. Tlinney, p. D , has been elected Pre ?icent of the Bsptiit Columbian College. Georgetown, I). C., in place of Rev. Dr. Bacon, resigned. A hill has been Introduced Into the Michigan I.egMa ture to make reman Catholic s. hoois and nunneries op*D and fn e to public visitation nnfl in 'peetlon as Protest int schools. It is similar to that now before the Mt*?a chu-etts Legislature Hie sale of pews In the South Park Presbyterian rliutch in Newark, (Dr Wilson'a, ) took place recently, and showed a prosperous state of things. About lift/ seats weie sold, reali/ ng about $-0,000. Rev. J 1). Strong hss been dismissed from the pan? toiate of the Congre ational church in Westport. Ct. Mr S. baa accepted a call to a church In the -andwicli Islands. The ministers' meeting, at Araherit, Mass. lately de- ? cideld unanimously to disapprove of secret oaths. ('?we of Ml?? KnnMley. TO THK EDITOR OP THK BZKiXD. I have just read in the Timu an article from the pen of Geo. W. Anderson, copied from the Frederic*, Md., t'jamintr, in relation to Hiss Dunkiey, the escipcd ana from St Joseph i. A? I Lave seen no noti -.e of it in your widely extended jourual, and feeling a deep int? rei>. in anything whieh is calculated to throw light on tbe doings within those ominous institution-, where Jesuits rule in mysterious ur disturbed sway, 1 wish lo call your attention to the article. I saw that anonymous letter in the possession of Misl Pnnkley a few weeks since, and in inform*! that an attempt had been made to entice ber from i.er bouse, under the pretence of placing a church choir tinder ber* charge. She has ! een more recently alarmed by a eon munuatlon made to her, that a party of lr?h Cstbo! ee int? ii'ied entering the hon>e st night, and carrying h?r ofT , but she thinks they will fear to attempt such a thing. The writer of the article referred to, Mr. Anderson, I* the paster of a I.uther?iJ church In Creageretown, a ad wss the gentleman forwbotu the landlord first sent after Mies Pnnkley reached his house frtm St. Joseph's, rt immediately eollriterf ab-ut forty prions, m'tn'"" of his congregation, to protect her until her fsther'a arrival from Norfolk And not being satisfied w.'h tfiU i alnno, 1 e rent no'lecs about 1o eecufe th' ?e vices of seme four hundred Protectants, should It '.>e n? es sary, to protect her from being carried b?ck r? <t itrml*. Abcnt a year he'ore this occurrence as be informed me, a nun tnad? her escape from thts .sot* Institution, and accomplished a distance o' ? ' o it lour n.lb s, wben she waa overtaken by two sls!?r?, "?it?i a driver, in a carriage They msde chase after h?r .i-,ri a stubble field, overtook ber as she was ciit itdt* tli^ fence, pnlf'd In '?own sndth<n. each one ti? n< h ? by an sttt > her to !'? ' -arrlsge, atd c?rr'?4 Vf f hark to the in tir. . n. > .. e nhen she has iev-r hewn heard of by th> itsp r?, nor m ,? |l evsrhirof | any eecapo whil t si ? In the itsti'i r ftnrlrig Miss Knntley s etey at the hotel In Crei e#rs | town a etroeg effort was ma< e t< re obtain ^usesssioa ef ( her au<) had no*, the gen'.l'ioev t9 ?)iopji^ivvxvUrrc^ (