Newspaper of The New York Herald, December 10, 1855, Page 3

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated December 10, 1855 Page 3
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-d hoof. 760 grummet of vagetabln* ud 60 nunx tmM, which oust 1.270fr., w*d,tain~_ 50 gramma* of boUad moot, drained containing 'M ? , 1 2,260 (i am me* ot broth,' moUUmuc 2 p. 87 ? lfr. 270 91 fr. 30 of azote Hi* gramme of azote costs? i fiweh meat. 26c. 8 e 20c. I American aalted meat 18c. 0 II we take the quantity of azote a* a representative aloe of nutritive quality, ft lead* to the eonclualon that it Amei lean meat ooui uhe* at half the price of the oc inary Ireeb meat. it remain*, however, to be known if lieet harcened by a long contact with sal:, and partially leprired of tie savory eaeencea which contribute io an ?nportant wanner to the complete assimilation of ali bente, nourishes aa well aa meat whioh hae nut heeu llterea, and which contaiim ad ita original essences IS. V we make a eimilar compart son b?twe?n tbo two finds of baoon, we Hod that in 100 parte In weight uf Ihose ine*l? there le:? Home Bacon. American Baron. fater 89.06 41.08 ?ry mattur 30.45 65.94 Total 100.00 100.00 That ia to lay. that the American bacon contain* a tile over one half of ite weight of useful matter*, while tnue bacon contain* bat little less than one-third of It.i eight. And in tboee quaniiiee of useful matter* there Home Boom. American Ba~on rale 3.731 3.20i hnephoric acid....... 0.651 0.3 l? There is, then, la fact, In the same weight of bacon, of sote 0.628, of phosphoric aci-1 0.219, mure in the h>mo aeon. One kilogramme of houie bacon r,osta lfr. 80, and hxv ig given by boiling a weigh*, of 770 grammes ol dralnel cat, while the kilogramme of American bacon, wb >sn lee Is 1 fr. 40, hss be* n reduced to 5.30 grammes, the ?ult Is, sup noting that alt the asote of the unboiled tat remained in the boiled meat, and that this latter s rttaintd only G8 per cent of water, that la the 770 tmmcs ol indigenous baoon there 1* 88 gr., 61 of asote, 'hila in the 630 gramme* of American baoon there i* but 8 gr , 30. In the first the gramme of azote cuts 20 ?ntlmi"-, and In the second 48. It cost*, then.much more ran double te feed with American than home bacon, 'e repeat that the taate of the latter 1* excellent, while ie other is inferior in quality. 4. The analysis of the brine in which the American died beef wes raked, pro re* that that meat had lost a -eat proportion of ite nourishing essences, aa well saline organic. According to M. Uebtg's estimate the brine contains rout one-third, and even one-half, ol the liquid of the oah meat, end this liquid contain* ail the active orga Ic and mineral [Arts of the bust broth. The salting roduces, then, theeameeffect aa the waslriugf/ixintatim) jr boilii/g, and ewen stronger, for it takes from it the bumen which is left in the moat by toe boiling water r 'be process of angulation. Oonseq<ieotly the eal'iog lurlnishes the nutritive value In taking from the meat >e essences ueoesaary to make blood. 1' I* evident from the above that the aaiting 1* not the oat profitable mode of pre erring meat for all mentation, id that it would be advisable to investigate carefully if rere 'e not other means to preserve advantageously, for ie use of the Knropean consumer, those large quantities i meat which are lo*t in America, liy half ouoking it, nder favorable conditions, and -urrounding it afterwards 1th a gelatineous nolu'lon. which should be dryed in the ud or in an oven, with a double current of nir, ao aa to mvelope the meat in a kind of protecting varnish, a* ha* een rugger-led respectively by Vilarls and D'Arcet, it ould certainly be better than after a prolonged maoera lon in brine, aa it is done now. But, in order that the teats exported from America shr uld be u*ed mure gen ially In Europe, there U still an important precaution b be taken, namely, to cat up the animals In about tbe me mamer n* our butchers do with beef and mutton, i leave aside the poor pioces and send over but those ot ie fl'st quslitv. If the American speculators do not take more care of heir ii>voices of meat, and do not look for some other I gent than salt lo preserve it from decomposition, ibey 111 soon see their pristi ce fall Into tbe greatest dis iredit. iud ibis is already the cue. This kind of trade has al caily ceasid in our city, not because these salted meat* re not to lie found in our markets, but because tnere are io more purchasers. The consumer ha* louud that this ascription of food baa not much relish, a&'l is rsally of I lie benefit in an economical point of view. As a nitu al ooneejumce he ha* therefore relinquish* i it. DKllOCTIONrt. From the fuel* snd observations in this memorandum, re are enabled to draw the following inferences:? 1. That the American sailed beef, trough richer in azote rd in phosphoric acid than the fresh meat at 76 per cent rater, and although offering a quantity net-ly d >uble of hose principles at tne same pric-, cou-titutes, neverthe sss, an alimeut far le.* sucoulent savory and appetU ug, and for these reasons cannot yield ac beneficial a a iJmrnt as fiesh n eat. 2. That the Ami tlcan bacon is tar lofeiior to the bacon f our country, and gives a great loss t< the consumer. 3. That our citizens have given up the use ol Americaa sited meets, not from groundless prejudice or incon llsncy. but atler an experience of several month* anl mr well-founded ressou*, ut which we liUJy approve. [4. It la ustful to bring these fact* uii lsr :he notice of [he exporters, in order that they may send us American ueals in another form, and in better condition, ao that Ire may be tnabled tosubstltu ethoiu for butcher's meat. | 1. A French gramme la about 19 grains; 1,009 grammar Ir one Uilugrsguime are e^ual to 2.211 is. ' 2. litre a little less than a quart. [From the Journal du Havre, Vov. 17 ] These conclusion* are very much to h* regre ted, fir 1 te should allow theui to get- accredited without dispute, jhej would destroy all the benefit of the deeroe of kigut'1,1854 nnd depi Ive our alimen'ary supplies of the Ueciou* resource* which we may obtain li ithfrotn .Vorth (net South Amertca. We do not wish to repudiate alto litter the scientific authority of the three honorable (herniate who weie epp Intcd to analyze the uutrit.lv - tiiali'ie* of Arneiloan hieatr; but we cinnot help saying that when a man is an accomplished eue-nist, be *t?ps a Mttle out of the line of his profession by 'urning cook. We ton's** we cannot undeistand how It could have o: furred to 'hoee three gen'lemen to make a jhM ait feu of (alt meat. In no country In th? world Is this don* Salted mests and fish require a partlculvr proparaiion, and r particular mode oi C'sikiog, a* well as fresh inest and 'resh fish. In order that the culiuary comparisons of Messrs. (iirardln, Cansux and Tborel should hare value, hey should have employel salted French meat at he same lime that they uied Amreican salted neat to make their ftol-au-feu. Tliey have dune the entrary, and have thereby obtained results which lo not prove anything. .Salted meats have never, kt will ever, anywhere be c< ns'dered as equal to freiu neat. But when fresh meat, is at audi a hi, h price at It s at present, there is an unquestionable benefit in asso rting salted with butcher's m*at for oar common to mI. i'ne exclusive uee of salted menu cannot he admitted, fur t would lead to inconveniences similar to those which ir? experienced in long sen voyage*, from the fact o' the less- in dry meat being too much concentrated. Theofilv ilject of the cberobta should hare been to extmin* if An eiican sailed beef is equal V French beef under the >ine condition*. It I* true that they have ddne this In the case ot bacon, and we have learned with astsni-h n ,.i.t -hat the Anieilrau bacon is Inferior to our own. it I here I* anything superabundantly pr ved it Is th? *upe ority of the manner of raising pork In the F'aitnl Atew and the entiie population of our city which, for a onrldetable Hme (Mist, La* learned to value the delicacy f tbe hams of that country. c"n teetify that they are ?ot, in any reaped, inferior to thus* of Franca and Ger nnny. Charge of Murder atfalnat two American Bailors In Iilrrrpwil. (From the l-iverpool Hmea, N->v. 21] An Inquent wm he I it on Saturday before the Ilverniol Borough itoroner, on the Ualy of ? mnun n?imd W.o Pollock. who err tied at thta port on Sunday night week, In the ahip Aesyila, lrom v'e* Or loan*, and ilied ettbe* quently lit the Northern iloapt'al. from Injuries alleged to hare Item inflicted by Mr. WlUon, th > ?e?nd m ite. Pcreral other men, enarnen on board of thn Axayrla, are nlao at pre. ent tn the Northern llo?pi'at, in a re: y ctUl Cal elate, and one. named Klchie, whoa# arm was broken, was in eo deogcrou* a condition that Mr Hawthorne, (tie American coneol, attended at the hoepital on Friday to take bia dcpoal'inna. Hltohle and several of the other men, who are all horribly mutilated aiaie.' th*' on the * iyage two men. who were severely kl !*ed and beiten, Jumped overheard In deeiialr. From the e?i lend of the eurgeonef tha hoepltel. It appeared that Mlaek ha t die l from natural causes and a verdic to that effect was re i turned. KHchle died at the hoepital on Saturday mi ru ing. On Monday Mr. P. K. Curry, th* Borough Coroner, held an inquest in bia ca n. The deeeaa'd * a* Alexander Ritchie, a native of Dun dee. who tbi ;ied on board the American ve???l Ana; rla at New Orleans on or about Uielatof Hctober tart. From the evii'eoce of three witueaaea, who ae-e seamen on board the vessel, (and t*i of them at preaent pa'ien'aat the Not then Hoepital,) it apoearod that the v.-uod had only t>een a few daya at aea when the deceased received Very bad usage from tha aec ini male and boatswain, wtleh waa repeated continually do ing the voyage. He waa often knocked down, kiekeo. and e>en jumped upon. The ehip arrived here on Sunday the 11th inatant. aod nest day the deceased and two otbera were take i by the police to the Northern Hospital. Everything was done for them but Ritchie eenk under '.be eueet of hi* iujurioe Mi Saturday laat. Mr. Wa'erhona*. on# of tha surgeon# at the hoaplttl. deposed that he had made e pod fn ir'ent esamluation of the body, -nd found that the decerned had sustained a aomponod fracture of the nuse, a fracture of the inner bone of the right fore arm, an ab?ee?a of the right ankle joint, end a hectare of Ave riba on lae lefi aide. Th-ae injuries had canted death, and were the reanllof ei'ernal vti lenc*. One of the.witneeeee, William Rlakie. tail he waa a at> necutler fr m i'urnley, and had itnan carried on board the vessel at New (> teana, while unc mari na from dritk. Apo her, lieery Bee war rick, a native of C unwell, sail, that Joat as the vessel cleared nit of the p irt the captain called all hand* aft aod remarking to the mate* that there were a lot of aea men ?n board who did not kooe n rope, raid to he mate*, "Those who are aea men, nae them well, but tbnee who are not. give It tbem " One of the wt'neeaee, ftwrge He.?eU, came forward in court, an 1 a aid that n* had seen eoouunts to the new* paper* that there wne oping to be snth an Inquiry, and ne he eaa one of tha crew of the Assyria. he dealreil to give evidence He *wro stated that he himaelf had been well uaed on board, baeauae he waa atroag and health,, and knew bis work well: but that thoae who could not do tbeii work, either rrcm illnaae or ignoranon, werr nbnead moat on mercifully. The juri returned a verdlvt of "wtlfn! murder" against William M il >n, the eexmd mate, ami John Hansoi the boat*wain of the Assyria, and a warrant waa laaaod tar their apprehension. Itnth of the-e men are at la-ge, having doaerted from the veetel on the day of her docking, when the decerned ami the otbe'* were taken to the hoepi'al by the police. Ritchie, before hi* death, ft* ted th it he had previously been aneond mato of n vaaanl which *a* wrecked at "a varnah. eo that ha, et any rate, mn?t have had a fnll knowledge of hi* dutlee aa an able aeaman. fterlou* Defalcation. Ijt wool, Nov. id, 18M 1 omsldernble surprise ha* been oatiawu In th* eommer CUi oiit ee today by the announcement that the caaaicr in Us* well bm Unaaf Hasan. JaoqwM, llraex k Co.. broken, had bean discovered to ba a dab altar to the si lent of about ?9,00k The delinquent, whose nana U Bn truer, U a respectable looking elder) r man, ofeenrie manly deportment. Ha baa bald the offloa o/ea."lar to the a bo. a Una tor more than thirty yean, over the greater portion o' which time the alleged pectUall >na are ^;n "P'81"*- The matter is uodergoiag the ?tticta?t investigation, and * 111 no doubt be laid before the puMlo in a few daya in a Judicial form. Markfdi I-owdon Moirrr SIskkct, Fri.Uy erening. Nor. 23.?The rogUiUi ursds opened with drmne-a UiU morning at the final quotations of ytwterrajr, and for a abort time exhib ited a tendency to further iinproreiuent, bat ultimately a gradual decline took place, the market cloning with a general appearance of dnlneia. Consols lor money were first quoted 88% to %, whence they advanced to 88%. | twreial aaiea were then effected, and a relapse took place to 88% which was the lent official price. For the dtb of Beco tuber they cloved at 88% to %, but after rwulir hour* tranaacttona were entered into at a further decline of an eighth. The ociurrenoe of ealee in the abienoe of any announcement tending to oon&rin the reports oircu i,rtiriug the paat day or two of new and important political arrangements was the principal cause of the re lation, ooupled with a leaa favorable appearnnoe of the continental exchangee. In the stock exchange to day tUare waa leaa demand to- money, and the payment of the lnatalmeut on the T'.rkiih l.oen paaepd off well, the large advances made v ' . of Knglaud, estimated at about *000,000, having greatly mitigated the pressure. In the uf*o >unt mat kef nothing is dooi under the bank mini nnm rami Foirign heruritie* were well supported in the eerlj hours of bubiiM *?, but a reerUon ?ub*eqtientljr took phace. owing to the change in the coueol market. ' The cloelrflr uuo'itiooi .<11 the Pari* hourae thi? eveaing 1 Mere t>6f. 80c. for both monejr and account, showing a de- I cline of an eighth per cent. THE NEXT PRESIDENCY. Another Interesting Dish of Bread aiid Cheese, Onions, Vinegar and K. Ji. Pepper. Dtmotratk, Black Bepabllcaa and Know Nothing Movements?Views and Opeciilatleias. From the Penobscot to the Balize. CINCINNATI THE MECCA Of THE DEMOCRACY. The Opposition Elements Taking Soundings. Call for Two American National Councils, Atb, Ac., Ac. A GENERAL DEMOCRATIC VIEW. The Cincinnati Enquirer takes a survey of the field, thinks there is plenty of good deioocrutic tim ber, but ia opposed to trjlng the experiment of try ing again u new and obscure candidate. Hear him:? We have said nothing on the sultfect hitherto; hut, uh the election is now over, and the choice of our delegates is near at hand, it come., np legitimately and properly before ns. The most prominent names that vie ice urged in connection with the post are the followingFranklin Fierce, James Buchanan, George fi. Dallas, it. M. T. Hunter, Heury A. Wise Jesse D. Bright, Stephen A. Douglas and William Allen. Then are other respectable gentlemen spoken of hilt public opinion, so far as It has been developed, inclines to a choice out of the list we have put down. The present exeoutiv?, Mr. Fierce, will doubtle-ut have partisans in the National Convention, who base their support upon the fact that his administration, in its principal measures, has commanded and re ceived the luvor of the people, and especially of the democratic party. Ilia vetoes of prodigal and un constitutional expenditures?the faitbfulues* with which be has adhered to a strict construction of tbe constitution and to the reserved rights of the States his courage In enforcing aud maintaining, even against loon I prejudice, national laws?his upright fidelity to the principles of tho organization which elected liim. and the inexpediency of selecting an untried over a tried man, w ill be tbe arguments urged by some inbis lavor, and will give him, proba bly, a strong vote. Pennsylvania seems to he divided in her prefer ences between her two distinguished statesmen, Mr. Buchanan and Mr. Dallas. Both are aide and strong men, who have had much experien-e in po litical adults, and who have filled, for u series of years, the highest stations, with credit to them selves and usefulness to tbe country. The dein >? c.racy of neither can be questioned, aud they come from u J-tn'e which, though second in the Union, has never had a President. Mr. Buchanan has been a United States Senator, Secretary of State and Minister to England?Mr. Dallas, Senator and Vice President; und tbey have long ranked among the brightest stars in the democratic constellation, as respects talents and attainments. The fact, how ever, that quit* a bitter rivalry prevails at home between their partisans, aud the belief of many that to nominate either would dissatisfy many denoowts in Pennsylvania, and perhaps peal the State at the election, will have a great deal of influence among delegates in the convention, it being important that a candidate should run who can re :eivc tho united vote of the time great Htate^ of New York, Penn sylvania and Ohio. B. M. T. Hunter and Henry A. Wise appear ta be the favorite Souihern candidates. The glorious and extraordinary canvuss made by the latter for the ottireof Governor of Virginia, tho'eloquence ln,j zeal displayed by him in overthrowing Kuow N >? thiiigisru, and the muny strong points of his charac ter, have made him many friends with the national democrat y, notwithstanding his uufortnnate and bud antecedents in tbe days of Jackson aud Van Boreu. Mr. Huutcr is the well known United States Sena tor from tbe Old Dominion, who. since the death or Mr. Calhoun, lius been universally recogniaed as the leading Southern man in that body. He possesses an active and philosophical mind,'of great native fore?, which has been strengthened b> the mo.-.t as aiduonsstudy and reflection; hri private rhara t.-r is pure and nu allied: and. from Inn ability .md versa* tile attainment-, and the orthodoxy of hpolitical creed, commands an attention in the Senate which is conceded to but one or two individuals. He i* in every respect a flint class state -man, of the old Vir ginia stamp; and ii the President is taken from the South? a very pr ilasble contingency?he is undoubt edly the I est choice that could he in.ide. Mr Wright and Mr. Douglas are Western men, whose characters arc familiar to our readers as well as tluir pant history sud servic< s 11 the democratic cause. The former is the present icting Vice Presi dent, and a man of sounder judgment, clearer head, stronger natural sagacity, and ui re wisdom, learned from actual contact with the world, it would is- diffi cult tolind in the land,as it also would a better d-mo crak Of Mr. Douglas, the "little giant." we can hardly speak in terms of too great commendation. In point of Intellect he has no superior, and few epulis, while l is boldness, vigor and declai in strongly re mind one <>f (irnerul Ja< k-*<>n. The rancor an I vio lence with which Mr. Douglas ha- been purs ied i?y the oppesition, for l?elng the author or that wise, just and beneficent mea*iire. the Kmsns-Nehrask i hill, is sensibly dinrini.-hing. a b le it ba- endeared him to the heart of every democrat who lores tlie ft ? ?' mental principles of his party. Mr. Douglas d ot desire to be considered ? < andidata f ir the list Presidency; but, nevertheless, he will have Bom* friends for that station. Thu same remark c :i lc applied to Mr. Allen, of our own State, who. ft i many years, has Ixs-n a lepresentative man <?{ ti e Obi i democracy ami who, by bis great ability and -tri< t political integrity, has well dererred that distiru tiob. Vi e believe a President and Vice President ticket can be made out of the lftt we have named, whi -h will be ( Id ted by an overwhelming majority, and whore administration would dignify and adorn our political history. We trust sin fi a ?c(action will be made, and that no new candidate wh mo merits have n t Keen discussed bctore the people will bo brought in rs a compromise man, and nominated at ao late r- ' ur as to preclude a popular examination into h rits and titness previous to hia sele ;tion. ANOTHER DEMOCRATIC ORGAN SMELLS A RAT. [From <he Fivdertek (fid ) Cnl n.J tux i* it on it a wire roa 1 *.*,?. " Ws propound it as 'ha ftwdamca ?1 pria-lpis of oor fr?e orgaiilzation touching tb* general sstldast of aff.trs, hat each district shall elect Ite repr^-e i-allva to ' on (iria sud eacli sfa'c lis electors, ace irdlog t. the iu.li Mcual views, tha peculiar latereite, ana the patriotic ho in) as ot the voters." The aliove proposition from Mr. Winter Davis' pamphlet on the Know Nothing party, contains, we bettors, the very germ of their organisation, and the onljr plan of action on which they can pretend to make a fight In '5fi. And the plan, wc aie con strained to cay, display* a degree of politi '*1 sari city nrdltoted by political principle, moch more creditable to the keen nose of the leaders for office, than their itauncluiesa tn pn>*|>oet of truth or con sistency. They and all tne world, with their deluded followers, are aware that there 1* no ane podtl >n occupied by either of them, wbi h is a stand point t r their new party. The spcr-tar le delighting the vision of tha observer through the Know Nothing kaleidoscope chirms no le- by the wonderful lirlF* liur.cy of its colors, than by the aatonWhing variety of its shapes. Now it is tinged with the cerulean tow of patriotism, and then by the (Wry red of de magogue W Now it is Uluiumated with^be Uiriit SS'Sl-JSW?"W. it? ana Ula of religious liberty, and then darkened hv ?nd ?>T the In rid flren of persectf moD1#nt't 8hin? with liberality/ in 4^ UAOVe.r.CMt flWl *r*^|TTtM And no, ehalce it and turn it and twist it as vou will, no shapes will ever repeat themselves no mm foliations will retain their fori ga?e it a turn and straightwky its seciesy appeared to tail from it like a mantle. Johnson shook it smartly in Georgia, and oath and obligation slid aside and dis tw n ,?!i ? (,a^rre 5ud **" Catholics or Louisiana mode ita appearance. "** a"?ent The public are becoming tired of the exhibition J'"?t ft?S, iffiSK novelty of tile thing may he, the colored beads of principles and bits of broken gka TaSos wiucb ioimid tbe stock In trade of the thing and' fn Pr??" 'e,"w Bre 'ather peuriie ami silly sJbje ;u for the admiration of full-grown men fhe g ni, therefore, mu^t get iih Hotnelhing new which 5a^JiKis?-' iSSWBi S^of KuVtebiS into National Convention would be amcifi it ?a a Ulo of the Kilkenny cats would i?yfibl?bit ftJS shadow their late. Nought would be leWeiS tat a small, very small tall. A happy oxnMlent h,i been hit upon, w$ imderstand, indicated m tho ex- i SbShtin i, & ,D"VI" 7bktl '"?J. ll,? article, asTFE? W 2s=ftt rtr u? a;:' rv" 'T*?? fftsssJ way. Heretofore it um been customary for prosit I Pr?Sdeutmmi?t? S ttndid*t*." f"r 1'rcHident and vice t resident, and electoral tickets nledaed to the oilP^faV Htm<> named candidate. The electors elected then voted for those to whom thev had been !he faw'iwi thc e,ec,,on was iu'the eye of ?o r K"|?? Nothings will cither make no notnlna the'vtwsTr #'i"f' "f iLey wil1 ,Dake "?v' ral to smt Th?v ? n ?l ' van,,>UH ?* tiona of their concern. ' will then run electorul tickets In each State oil such Issues oh may he strong enough to carry that fetate. Thus Iu Massachusetts their candidate and their ticket may he ultra abolition, headed by Gin dner, and in Virginia, strongly Southern, he uled by Ksjner end flu tin; but being independent tick ets, having different eandhlKht, neither will adii weight to or incommode the other. | lu Connecticut they may lie opposed to such as can neither lead nor write, and in Maine to snob as foke a little wine for their stomach's sake." c X?rr\" ?1'^ be in favor of Roman athiil11 h and opposi d to foreigners; in Ohio in favor of favor of loreignera and opposed to t'atho 11,1'h h/i, t Maryland opposed to the Pope, the Dufch, the Irish, and everything generally and shone of ? ??' 14 ??1> Tom thc public In shape of magi. truieshins, constables and so forth ai d yet ull tbeiewiil t>e right and proper and cx r.?CI,tVfor4^"i 'h^ "?*"? be?' Americans/' in favor of Americans ruling America ?" If tbe gcdNsbwibi so far favor tfo-m that a majority or the electors cboren should be their patent "American- " then all minor differences of opinion as to the con- I stitulion, slavery.the Rope, Ac., Ac., "ll straight. gr,at <!"<*"<?? "C selecting a ! rrc&idciit Iron the patriot* ready uzid willinir to ' make snv sacrifice for t|ie public good. The elee- ' Unci col/eges nmv be called together by a grand council made to Fallot for tbel? ctal,? miftave that otinflrmed by the great Sanhedrim; or tbe na tional CQcncU inuy, in tlie first piece, sole-1 the man to he elected, hi luct., lie may he chosen hv it long|before the eloetioii.nnd all tlie eleetors will be at liber y to do wil. bo to enroll the decree of tlrnt puieaunt and invisible tady. There is no danger "? lis uLuirelling in secret session; such bi kerinas tT? ?? rCt;^e' However fhe miuutia may he anarg.d, of this we are confident, that the e? nrw,above shadowed forth will be the game of the Kiow .Nothings for tbe I'rosidency in I8fi6| A MARYLAND KNOW NOTHING EC7LOQIZRS ... .. mil FILLMOltK. (rrcmi the Ifinfr'i Jonrral, rumbeiUod, Hd K V 12th H^efi -n.) ? ? ' Mr. Filloiore Ih OtTtuialy the man fur tho time* He is on Ameriran by birth, education and princi nt'n.stedHii'?k l'ni n the di*'l'nrge of the duties . i7; i l,y Ul" ?>i?"t?tue?iU, he has been* l?i lilllIII Hiifl litiDi ui tni'vniii f ... a at mm lie Uas U'WhH I. ith n| and honest scrvaut. Living up to the motto, !. l''e ? fl:ce shoe id s. ,-k the man not in in the of Ii,.?. I ? .U r";\r* uwnian not in in the oh ,r~ i ? e*Pirat,on of his term hi- demeanor Iu<*t uiiassliming ; regarding tWen .'l ? <""n,ry on'y as a retired ? Iti/en ui .1 passive spectator. He is a velf made n nr.?i ai id iiom the humbler walks of life by rludv ami nerseveriince, to the Jolty position he now main u.tis. In early youth he threaded the crowded thoroughfares ot New York city, in the daily routine Of uk'hc-h, an nenoticerl ami unknown apprentice. . t? n by step he uriee to eminence end worth IliM aspirations were for the good of hi- country, and l.ei aeltsre alone was the incentive to hi- great ex irl hi''fr ?^8tnV|,f'K fl";t!'isolJ'";t 'Wtconll lern'e n' ,J fonfldence gave encouragement ujIiI abtimhiiit FuccesM crowned hl< efforts ' X "le WHDte,|1 for they can l? tnnt J'"- . the American party will extend its honors to the men to whom honor i di e. As .ar back a- ls44 the sentimentv of Mr. riJiu.ore coincide with those of the party who dcubUess now will make hkn their nominee. In* i- utr " to Henry Clay afu-r hi- defeat, Mr rtlJmnre, in giving the reason why New York had gotie ngainst him. attributes the defeat entirely to l o'smln < alh'.''c T"tc- ,n K'ving his opinions, he dwells uion the pernicious tendency <!f ?nre struted foteign emigration, foreign interference and foreign g'ovvth in the country. Alter retiring from the I MviikntUI chair, ho rt 'iaun with \*? coming modesty and tbanktulneas tLe arduous du ties of the ttotcsman. He is noW a traveller, having witlidrawn trrm toy participation in political af fairs in d he humbly await- until ht? countrymen st all say be is sgain vviiiiting. At every court in I.nropc wc licar of his receptlou as the guest of u yalty. Distinguished marks of respe t are shown him every w in in. The bigoted press of Europe for get- for a itne its jealousies and suesks of turn in *' f'*} Pstteiing terms. His tour abroad is nearly hrttfi!en of th? HP he^rti'y Join niariv of our titiiuui of the pn hh in exprefwing a wi^n that the West'1Zn t'"".V- ,h" North. Month. Knit and Hi their . ! ? ! "i' l"" ^,"rn U' hu n"tiv? '?"<1 as tlieir iinnii.mous choice for the 1'residency. A KNOW NOTHING 1'OttTKAlT OF MR. WISr, The Louiavil'a Jwrnal, formerly Clay whig, next ? Taylor no-party organ,hut u slutting light of the 12th teeth n American party, thua paint* the por trait <>f Mr. Pi entice I* clearly ot the opinion that hi will not do for the democratic nominee.? I! A. * IKK. Mix p< nitlon \t> indeed remarkable. There i* an ?ir of i ool aaaim ption In hi* attitude before the d laoeiatic paity that would -eeru ludicrous to ill* fel lew usii.mnta, if it were not more th in half Inault ing. With only a fhiihbv claim to recognition, he at on e uphluabiiigly il> mania the flr*t honor* of the 1 arty. He b- a tiew comer Into the democratic tai kc Ho ia an apostate whig. He is afl-hyde nx i iat. ISiit he ini-ontfi ently a*plre* to tho throne < if nil the Jackson*. Hi* audacity I* truly iirilllaut However, tin* i* no particular concern 01 oar*. II the democratic party cho ate to heed hi?? prep i-dero u chi * m prepta-tei- iiely urged, and to -enl hml.itc* *i'| o with tin ir ehoii t favor*. we *11*11 not c >m 1 lain. Let tlicm do it hy all meant. Hut hi* qualification* lor the (rositioii to which he aapfree, or h.a lack of them, i.? n matter of general iiitoilet. We think we do not underrate Mr. WHe'a ahil.tiix when we pronounce hi-n a cogent and bril liant debater, and nothing more. There i* hardly a notable mini in the Union more atraiigely deficient in the emi.tial qualities of a statesman. He liar not llie Trat atate,manlike quality. Hia acknowledged i- 'eVectual versatility i* twit tin- reflex of hi* mor?l Instability. He in "a fierfeet ehamtleon. Brery breath be draw* impel - a lie-h shade In the surface. Hi* opinion*, sentiment*, feeling*. the very ti-mue* of bie in tine, change a* uivolu:.tar.lv a* a weather ri ck, at-d fa*ter thou the hue* of a dying d dphln. He i* penetre, lentive i apririou*. le t headed, tor be lent, ungovernable. He U a sort of fantastic croaa letwieritlie shrew and the harlequin. A monkey in a ehira shop would not be Di irr alarmingly out of place than Ilcnry A. Wi*c In the I'mriiienua) chair, at the pieeent rrisi*. The id. a of pla< ing him up tbeie b? not only nt,-uid Iw.t hair-brained. lie would lr? ke Phaeb n grn-pin/ the nln* of the (tame breathmg at cede of the Sun. The country would wen hare hitter cauiw- to invoke the thunderbolt of Juiater let J'hieton release the unwary win-god from thi* oath. let tiie orator *t|rk to hia stomp. Mr. Wise it a very *pleudtd baranguer, hut state*man*hin i* not hi* forte. The Fraadeacy, If he mold reach it, would extinguiah him Without elevation or one stancy of porpise Without relf-eootrol, without p ill tii al Migarttr. without a ju*t apre kition of me a or ?flair*. without judgment,dignity, or propriety, and with f < rv pie adlcew running rM through the moat metn iU of nature*, the result could only Ire a con apii i.cmiw and pitiful failure I>ord llaoon. comro*til ing on the well known aaying of Themi-tocles, ?!* < lares that there arc tarn great close* of men th?' deal la bonnea* of State?" those which can mike a email Stat* great, ar.d jet raanot fl Idle , and th .v that can fiddle very cunningly, but yet are ?o far fiom being able to make a email state great, anthrir rift lieth the other way, to bring a proat and flour ieliing State to ruin and de ay." With every re apart for Mr. WWe'a real ablhU**, we think h?- Ire king* oeeritial'y to the latter cImr. Unlike Theiui* tociea, l-e can f.ddle, but be r.ever can make a email town a great city. REWARD USED IT. (From the New Orleans Bee.)

If erer aa aspiring < andidate beheld ni-t budding honors cropped clmte in a night. William U. Bewird is the man. Hi* fate in absolutely ludicrous. Frttri u huge hobgoblin, whose naiue wan need to frighten the South, he ha* become *? harm lots aa a sucking dove. Hie influence is annihilated, hi* name sh-iru oi ite weight; be ha* become little better than a dis appointed trick-ler and defeated demagogue. The capital error oou mitted by Sewurd ?a? the common mistake of mediocrity, which Is too spt to under value popular honesty and intelligence, lie imtv Slrcd that tbo people of the North, because they ittliked slavery, could be Induced to organize the u selvut into a party with do other olyect than to wage war upon the South, and maintain a danger cm. aection?I agitation. But he forgot that honesty, wilh all its f-iiQtilioity, is often au overmatch for ill Is out knavery, with a if its astuteness; and that the people of the North, though fhey had no aflbction for slav ery. were warn ly and devotedly attached to the Union. Tl;cy de<lkmd lending themselves to hW artful designs, aid at the carl teat opportunity seut h m and bis iufutuoux gang to Coveutry. We think that not alone the Booth, but the entire country, ought to lie congratulated ou the downfall of the New Yoik intriguer. He wax a dangerous in a n, with Just bruin* enough to give bis mischief scope and direction, and with an inordinate selfish ncHH that would nut scrapie at any evil that could minister to Ids nnclmster.ed ambition. We trust he baa fallen, like Lucifer, to rise no more. PER CONTRA?SKWARD'S CHANCES VERY GOOD. [From '.ho Few York letch Auierlran. ] William Henry Howard's chances for the Presiden cy are very good; over the Western, Eastern, and Northern States he has an immense vote, and in the scrub race that will tsko place betwisin the other candidates, the prosperts of his winning are very fair. The binds and softs, the fusion party, the limpet nice men, and, though last, not least, the Know Nothings, will each have their candidate. The division tluit will ensue upon this, the scratch ing of tiekits, the opposition of interests. ]K>titical or d personal, will he such that Mr. Hewurd may go in with a noli. But we have liecn informed that his watrhfuliiesH Is so gient, and his jealous anxiety shout his peri-onul position so strong, that unless lie have a juried certainty of currying the Union ho will not rbk it. Of course it is unnecessary for us to define our po litical creed. A united democracy would command tvety aiu-istanre In our power to m ike its candidate triumphant. Hut, unhappily, division destroys Its inherent elements of success, and whilst the Van ltui tun and Bransons are waging an internecine war, how cun we expect that a democratic candidate for the Presidency run have unv hope to wiu ? We should like to tre Henry A. \Vi-e, of Virginia, or Stephen A. I>ot glau, in " Illinois , supported by a muted democratic party, when we should fondly ex pect a fair chance against Know Nothiugisui. But in the ?l?cnco of this hope, we fear, as we h ive said before, that the republican party will carry Wlllinm H. Hi ward upon its shoulders, at least into the Home of Representatives. FILLMORE TOO RESPECTABLE. (Fri to ih? Buffalo rxpn'o?-V-ward Organ ] A MAITICR OVIRLOOKKP. We think it our duty to call attention to a matter of wliich no notice has la-en taken l>y any of our ca ll mroraricH. There was a celebration here the other nljjht over Hie late niicxuiupli d. astounding und glorious vie h iv of Headley nnd Stephen Cunhlng, in this State, ud i after the usual allowance of powder had Ireen r xj erded by the disinterested country savors of our city, the exhausted patriots ndlourncd to the St Ji,Dies' snd had a supper, as they hud a right to, and they enjoyed it no doubt, for the St. .lames docs those things brown. After lh 5 feast of reason and the flow ot soul had become easy as the fawet of a inolcsee* cask 01 d a g< ueral good feeling had sprung tip, and n'tor the prospects ot the twenty candidates for nice oflite, <01,netted with the "raging kanawl'' had leen dlsniNu d, a fervid and hopef il gentleman of m?rt sanguine t-niper.irneut, preiauing his net w ith much c inplirncntary and felt it >us ri murks, nominated for President of the United Hates oi.r felluw-citi/en, Millurd Fillmore. Steam hoat law may look to his laurel-; another slur rites above the horizon lie lore whose rays the light of him of the paddle wheel and smoke pi,10 mi st 1 tie. It is something of a trick to be the tirst on hut d with a candidate in these time-, and it is to he hoped thnt in Ir-fifl no diainteresb-d patriot of the same party w ill steal this gentleman's honors, and claim the ltwurd which of right belongs to btm. AYe can Uli nil the friend* of Millard Fillmore tint their candidate is altogether loo respectable for the party, und thut if it succeeds in 1 ??.;(], the elected 11 e will not nppioximntc in re pectnbility of |H-re> nol charm tor and in stuteuiausliip to this gentle man M e liave l.nd n speeimi n of tin ir nominee 1 In this Ptute for all the State officers, und If th" failure may I* lodged of from the past, it is not possible for the ; shirts to put into any position a mail who would idle considered a dolt among the inmates of a lunatic a vium, or a company of itinerant mounte bank lectin era en biology. The Know N things in [owir n iglit do worse ilmri to elect Mr. Fillmore I'n wident, and that they not only can tun will do won-e, If they ever have tne chance, (another im pinhiil le supposition) is us certain, a-certain as their final overthrow und extinction in the year of grace ls.'ifi. A SMAJ.I. SHUT FOR COMMODORE STOCK Tt?N. (From th"- Treat, n <S. J ) Htst* <;?r?tr*J The Utter of Commodore Stockton, read at the Aim rii an < elel.int.oii in this city, on tin; ltfth iast., has attracted u large share of attention from the press and the people. The whig and American pil lars very frrnerallv commend it, as a sound ex|*> sition ol Ar-.i-ricun ideas, and as a patriotic anil on nerval!ve document. The Newark Mercury and the Fuhm x Urgiitir, p.ipi rs wirich huve bean distin guished for their earnest and consistent opposition 10 the monopoly, e*pre?s their entire accrirdance and Hppn vul ol the sentiments avowed in the letter, and very properly leave out of view Commodore Stockton's counci tiou with the j-.int c< mp.mbis. That is a purely I oral rjtre tion and cannot Isi drag y< d into iiutionul |s<litics, except at the risk of ut terly disorganizing the only whig un'l American parties of the State. Whatever may is* the Commo dore's aspirntli us, arid whatever m iy lie hia chances of success, no 1 tie can fuil to liercci ,e that his open profession of American principles, and id* frank ad hesion to the A merit an party, gives that organiza tion a jmwerfnl impetus. The trotini" ntx avowed bv him are such as lie at tL<- foundation of the Ami rii-an party, Having at rntirm- entertained any that were In-utile to tt, hi* cxidtatlon fit the impending triumph of the great prliirif 1(n ft r which that party contend", i* an natu ml uiid proper in him hi it In in u*. wlio fiiry?-ar* have ronght. by pott, by tongue. and by prc*,ta place thi in in the arceiidant. While mwu were wavering an to how or when they abould declare tl rnuolieo, Commodore Stockton drfom hi* |hm1 tii n with an impnlatte vehemence peculiar to hi* i lit tsi tic miiiii. Hla exnrpie will conunend Iteelf II ell Aim rlojui.", i*.th of the pica* and the public at large. A BUOAft PLUM FOB FRAMKL1N PILBTK. )l r< m ibe Niw Cost!* (14* > IwKmi.J That thi re ha* l-een a ctnrtling change or opinion in |egard to the ndijilriietiation within a few month* tleie in abend** t evidence on every hand, arid no bonert man w ill deny it who ha.* woii bed the rotirw of evi ntr during the pa*t year, Iaiok at oar own i Into one year ago, and compare it with our own Stall today, and the con''iiiMlon mu*t In- fore 1 i pon even the timet reluetant mind, that our word* ii. e tine. <n e year ngo. the man who predicted th.it the hti' ?" Maine could be carried f ir Franklin Pler e w have been acouted a* a political trM mar/ \ 11 wboeandoidA that if Franklin llerce n the nomi i ee of tin next democratic naiiouwl convention the Slate of Maine w ill rally a* proudly to hi* -u iport ?* in Mi? By thla we do not mean to fore*h ulow, predl t or i'uvoi the renondnati in of <*irprtwnt ex rcetive; it la not our province ho to do and we mere ly i He thi* a* an i lhut rat ion ot the truth of our peti tion. Should Frtnklln I'ierre be again elected we do r. t doubt that the |kmI will he the e'rw-.i of hi* hi* lolnie eoiiive, and that the government will he wtnly admini*t< led a* the nv ?t devoted patriot III .d de*lie. Should be at the el'**- of hi* preaent ti iin k-y a?ide the r< I* * of ofllre, ?rd retire forevi r In m public life, he will have left behind kirn a re < i n) of which the riohleat man of any age and any >iid night well be proud. HORATIO WYM0VR UNDER f'OMFII'KBA Tl'i.N. [> ri m the V. O I?Ha?Voting American Know S> 'hint ) H liih Mr Buchanan la Uiullug upon lite *hirea of the South, according to the pr?vr nunc to lejln an in availing pUgiiraage for |rojMuarity, and b> !*? fueived with piipaitd laudation. ti i t??niier of Genrgt Mifliin !>nlla? I* waving over the eitadel of |'i i mylvaaia, that of Himter over Virginia, and IVNighi* lead* the toroa* of tin- gnat wei. Dm latter lio* ever, Iw-lieving that hi* timet* i?"t >*?' h i? air*; uy given in hie adhesion to thi'. admirable m fiolar *ad atateaman, Robert Men?r Hunter, the honored and tru'ted ?on of tl,e Old l> immWia. V i,< ever 1*- the nominee, let him at kw4 he "in Whom t ad life and vtruggle* have not involve I him In nub enn.Hiee or identified him with ?? h We popular tren or maaure* a* the hi u?ry f Henry t*1ay proved to h<- formidalilr V? h* ?eae, even ' v hie eminent abilitie* and wonderful do ijrirife. Sow tl,?t the l/*iUkana American party ho lo?t tin- fight. Ite intelligent and eeiawlentteu* n- m *-ra will peircivi that In the approa'hlng n lioual toe teat tbtie will be really no quetlori *1 the N orth i xorpt ietwrrn null'-a# I dern'rcpacy *??! ab-dit bin, Into which the Northers people ate sew di vided. The maintenance of an Americas party Hcutb, which could only hope to gain two Hoatbern HUt?~. while ita brethren at the North have long ago fiaterniied with aboiitiouiam, would only aerve to weaken the cause of the upholdent or the cooali lotion, and by bringing the content into the liouae of Representatives. w?old almost certalaly insure tin-election ol William H. Howard or one of hi* nhool. Whatever may have been the former poll Ural dlneirinea or prejudices at the South, thi-y should be forgotten in the aolemn determination to defet d the temple of constitutional liberty from Ih it taction of truitors and fanatics which Seward le Mi ami (iieeley incites. The aapect ol Northern politico would be cheer lee* indied, were we not gri eted by many green ?pot* t.? hIiow tliat all i* tint waste; and It it reviv ing to the hope* of all friend* of Southern rights as, well a* nationality, to *c? tlie high mid bold posiliou which the leader* of the nutiouul dem<oracy of the North ate every where taking. The Hon. Iloratio t'eymonr lately delivered an udmirahle addre-a on (hat qtirrtion, which alotu- ahould place him in the Hist rank of American dalesmen. Even the aevare Ji dament of Mr. Matey Ita* pronounced it the best ai d moat statesmanlike argument which lia* lawn made ou the Vexed question. We have a conllrnied diead of New York politician*, and therefore, reserve our opinions of Mr. Seymour for future deve loiKmcnta; but if he tie nil tliat hi* language pro ntbca, we can cheerfully place him with Hunter. PiiIIum and lbmglas, among the "coming men" by w hom the battle of the constitution moat be fought mill won. A VIRGINIA KNOW NOTHINO PREFERS HUN TER TO WISE, AH THE DEMOCRATIC NO MINEE. litem the Iticbmoml Whig. I2ih *eciinu K. N.J rUKMOKNTIAt. Mo VRMXNTH?III? NTS K STOCK HI*IK<?. Tl c telegraphic despatch we published yesterday ( Informs us that club* were forming In the great , Mule of New York with a view to the support of it. I M. T. Hunter for the Presidency, ami Augustus j Kcliell lor the Vice Presidency. This Intelligence j comes upon us most unexpectedly, and from ? a most iKicxpectcd quarter. We had supposed that ' Wbe's soil, perauaodve, affectionate letter* to the , hard shells and the soft shell*, hail procured for him a lodgment m the IsisoDia of both branch?* of tlie New Voik democracy. He has been courting liotli with iiln.o-t a lover's assiduity, und has caused Ilia name to be mentioiicd by a portion of both for the I'midency with sigiial kindness und favor; whore til the us, until the present moment, we have no recollec tion of Hunter's claims U iug alluded to hy either, . in the rcinnUot m.inner. Then: is an evident mystery overhanging this now 1 und hi dden dcmi-Dstrutioii on hclialf of Hunter in the Empire State. Ho ha* completely taken the wind out of Wise's sails, without the slightest ?tir or r.oise whatever. And we can readily imagine the " oi ly " gcntlimini's feelings of disappointment and ingc when he rolled* that he haa exhausted his nu ntal anil physical powers In letter writing to so little ptirnoie; while Hunter has laid low, kept iicrk, mm hi* tongue, figured in none ot the news pup-re?in a word, preserved the profoundest si- j Ictico?and still, notwithstanding all that, has ma nual d to aturt Hunter clulsi, uml thus put himself <p,telly on the Presidential truck, away ahead of all (ompetitor*. The restless und am bitious lucoiolsteut from Accomuu has yet to harn that ii ode-ty and -ilun- are the most neccs ary und useful of all the virtues pertain ing to the i iuiracter of a politician?and c-qmoiully 01 e w ho la an aspirant fur the Presidency. Rat \V| c is naturally a restive, bu-y, Imdling, chatter ing little body, whom nut all the powers of earth, nor "the demons down under the sea," can possibly j ke< ii still, when the spirit moves him t > speilt. ; Tain he will, and write letters, and make aneechca, niiil oium tlie people's throats Iron) Maine to California with hi* nonsense and alisurdity, and nc ti ally thinks the while that he Is uttering proverbs of wisdom, and proving himself the greatest of | i tut' smen, and periling hi* per*anal fortunes with the most eminent skill and mice***?never dreaming I lor u moment that he i* only making himself ridiuu- | luua.exciting the mirth of the country, and kuo> k ii g hi* ehui.i es of political promotion Into ucoi krd I at. KILI.MOKK AN1> HTt'AHT. [From ili? iia/ruburg (\*.> Am i lean | Much ha* been said and written mrently aiwiut t-lie | rohahle candidates of the lii-morratio party for the i II.ee* of i'reiudvnl un.l Vice President. Wo ii in 11< Dieiw ilnit we aw almost entirely linllflVreiit a* to tl.< m let tint,* the democrats tnay in&ke. We, howe\*r, liuve u little puitialily fur Wlit, tini letter writer of Only, near Ouancovk, for we would like tn bate hitn Mump the Union, toll the al.olltiotiUU >i| their nino lure tn fare, at.il tight ii tie mint Wise Is a brave n.uu, and i uu talk bruv< ly ut long taw; we wcuhl, tbeiefore, like til see Mm tout his .punk, by H i rtllig OUT eln mica, unit living Mime real evidence We ate " I Mm t-up.ei tor courage. We aie for Wi.ie. Hut wo me moie intemitcd about the probable cimtid.ile-i of i.i r t.wu )?uty than tboae of another part/. We li? Jitte thut U the proper selection* uro ninle.the ' dineiiran putt,) " ran triumphantly ele< l the next ITetdderit and Viro President of the united State*. The signs of the timcH iudlrute that wlih the Hon. M.lhnil Minnie for the Presidency and the 11 on. A. 11. H. Muait for the Vice I'realdency, we could rout the democratic hueign Catholic party, horse, foot iind dragoon*, and rid ourselves of (leiuocrat). iiiim mlc. IIr. Fillmore, dining Mm entire administra tion did nothing that whm not worthy of Washing inn h inn-elf. lii litis .ecuii d the confidence <if the whole Ameibuii people, tod hi* reelection to tlie 1 ii-uidtbcy would lie nailed h- the harbinger of i*-t ter day* lor the irpnblir. We are mire that a gene roi.ii people would delight to honor him. Mr. hluart in a man of whom we need any no thing. He.no km than Mr Fillmore, deserves the hi p|.ort and confident e ol the people of the re;jnt> lie. mid we are eonfldent that our party could not ild hevtr i !ret n man upon whom tliey could be-low their uff'upo h with more credit to them elves or with i?et ter (ha aces ot mn c? *. ll thr-r men sre nominated hv the Am -Hcan pir tj . we h t,ii 11 mppott tin hi wiilugly, lieaitily und With all tl.e ability we possess. A VOI( B FBOM SOUTH CAROLINA. Kxlta t of a letter from lion. J. I.. <>rr, of South I fibiri In,a in favor of an authorized delegation from P< nth (. arolins, in the Cincinnati Convent! >n - Anokh oh, Not. 11 1| I nvull my hi It of this orcasioa to respond to your letter, linpiinng uiy opinion of tlu propriety of bar ii g Hotilh Carolina represented iu ilte National Con m nth ii nt < inetunati. The ot^eeiaof this convention are two-fold- lir*t. to nominate tine and n liable candidateitfor the I'm fidelity and Tice Pic-ldency, for the cauv.u<? of bM; and scoud. to lay down a platform of princi ples for iue tnauiU-riap :e of which the dsn - r.?ti< j.arty are u> Le pledged. A rorjiei tion is merely a method of flndlng out wl.at tl < popular opinion is, and giv u ; to it u more . < n jib nous an I Imposing exi.remioa. It ha I*-en 11<. oily end ? niformijf par? ii ly tin- d< mocrm y of . il tLe Midi ? (except our own) for fifteen yew or mote, and the mm* tion of delegate* mauoer of voting and nominating, has lneo otfliH I b; uaage, well i.ndt i 4?od and acquiesced in. a if i- ignleted I jrV.w. Heme, we know t.'i?t such a coo ention will a**mbie In f Tminnall In M ?y lest, and th it it w ill i.i luli.ale candidate* f(f the I reside ncr and Vlee i t ioency- adopt a platform of prineipti mil U i- l earfv cerlair that the r.oniiinci will re iivethe ul< - Of tin lit tn<>< rwtk party of every Stale in the I on n. Shall tl,e democracy of thia i>t?te aoid delegates? ills our privilege to t- rtpre-enfted '!:< it. and at the prrwei t time I belav iit-rbi a high ind hi leniii ci ty to ami our pol.tb-aJ all?e?, hi d to aid t.y our pie enre and ohiih i!? tn wkrUag soitaMe nomflw-a aid eor,*tru ting a jda'form v*lii> Ii will wmre our lights anil nph .Id the Oe'i?tl tu' ion. Tl ? re has r.ever i^? n a time Hum the eonvffithjo j < in j wan adopit (V M. indeed there ha* been *n b I. lime hIui t the govorniaci.l truMignrated wlwn tl <? rue, i ?a of the iien,.? rath party In Um tie tor*I c.lb ge wan ho Vitally Inoori iot a now. If that parly .hocId I e de < a'e?| In tlal elea 'W?n tl.e j e. pie, every patrtot'a atliad must l?e. fide.) with , i* my foiei'-ding* of the future Tfe b?lr?i -w i i.w are.that the oppOHltluii to the deia >erwtl per ly ir.nd. i p ? f Know .Soil. ng*. ? . dll,, u.-tf and fijfiosMs, will nm liro or more c and Ida tea if U?e demmrory fails to .e-ore a m ij ulty In the ei?- u. lal milepe ov> r til eirroeste "f ,,|,|?-.t ,n, Uiea the i In to II in.at Ire Um le ?' '< i-'.iug to the ? euli ti,ti' n l y the li"o e of Representor*ea. Can we ably truit tin okrlioO of "ut right* t > that body ' II e 1l>one |a t.< w ? le< ted, and m know U.at a de hied meiartty ef ti^i H ew ?ri n.'-imef* of 0* Know Nothing fuei'-n and whig p*rtiea: and If II ^ ? ie> ti' n la devolved on them, the d?m ? rwte j arty will l>e ? ertalnly'W feab 4, ai.d perbap* a N ah nwt pfwrotcd to the I'reeiaenry. Ar? th. j?e -pie of t-> oil Carolina SO hid ffi-reul to their relaliooi to the federal govvrameni Ufiit U?ey will ijoleC/ look . ii end tee wi'h an adniltis?te't on a? we tu.' ha/I -line the itli of March, IH&J. aa adm nl<tfa4l-?r that I a* faithfully and fr?rin?H.y n.aiutalned Ug rofwtltortse la its purity SppuM by Know Nothmgiain or l,L*ck wpaMksabia ' Toat la 'l^s uwat to be 4?<idtd In tb? neat I'rwudential ete U w. ami that, too In ? W*l l>dle?, foe if wa fail theie, then, we knr^ now with ahanloto 'erteto t?. that we li wet la ile'ealed lef-re the lima.- . H aa It, then, ever ee iia|.,rtant before list tor r-m v.nltor. ale.'-ldt-e tail* 4 with d?-rent [-atri ,Uc m*'.; then .p, add to toe f-lie t r> iw? "vatot.on of ere-y man fcvoted t ?h* farth. and op..?vl to fu.ton and Km w N th uv^ia lloat they ?S?.l i oasMawne fmly *"?? Mtor.to* ivaalnato a "ad lata who ?m SSVmeed the "itIWwnee of the eiasm parly: aad that >?> h i?ter han/a of 'rphat atu.t enable (ton, to adopd a vind roiartitod?nal plat frrni* Ha* il ever tafore an Important tint an eteeti'-n ebm Id l? WM'te by the p! w lb o! rolnw to the H'Ufr tf hjio-e /atll" Can we haritntd U meat tha tn? men of u?e North, and od operate frith them, when the duet of the fray In many hard fought bait lee again* tu*i >niav* aog blue I republican* I* Mill eetUivi on tlmir gurmentaf Thee hare lor more thaa twelve month* heee fight lug for the conaUUitton, and for the tnalnlenuiu ? of vour right*. WiU you tarn from them with eal lnu* and heartier* Itidl(Terence, and twit them with bellig alaiiitioiilMe themselves? Much a poller would not only he the lilac ke*t ingratitude. bat ? would diive on all natural uonarrvatlre friend* Utah ere now aiandlng by you. L "c**n lt?o?ne w ml'in l national coi-ncil or rue avxhik** r*nrr?at TIONAL NONIWATIWI CONVENTION. It will In- Men hv tlve following nnuHudltorui of tlM l'mudeut of the National Councilor the American rerty, let, thut u special meeting of the National t'i urn II Is called fot Monday, the 1?Ui of February next, and notice of the meeting of Uie Nominating Convention la glveu to lx held on thn VIA February next I loth to lie held at I'hlhdelpldn. TO (It AUKKICAN OHUIK IN TIIK UNITKD XT AT Nationai Amxiuoa* Cm-Miii., Kinmva Nnce, fVikiaoTUR, Kt., Nov. JflUu, )WA. lie It known tl,*t ?t the animal n>?-ting ot lha tic nal I'oMiirll In June, IHtft, On- f->U wiug roautul wan ailopirit Kuw'Im A, TTial a ennrrntion, for lln> |,urpow- of noal nailog raiwMalfi Inr lha I'mwldnucr an I \ tea I'rad l?n?/. Iw> hrlrt In HliiUilelphl* in lha 2!a\ of >??lirnary, 18.VI M Uc eoiupoatc of .lt-kga'a* <? la-tad bj Iho auli irdlnata councils, out In *?ih (ongtessional <li?tr(et and two bp ?arh St?i? ??< unr.lt, u. ->c,?e<>>t?l .'sWgaUo nl largw. la rora- <|uauae of ttiw naiaUn r ol U,U rswilmioa, and toglrr I- full rltret. I hereby pn claim st.cl nibkw It known that, wt*liout "WIiij, lha c* ciiiclli of the tiimi In uauh Cnagrrwrlonnl dlatilet in oa-h Sta's, an I that oarh Statd eooM tl. ahnll |.r?ce< <1 to alrci ch-v-i-.. i? r.p ibwaa In ral<l I allooal Mnfak'lna, n|>|olntwl *>v uld roaoli tfon and, to raeurea full representation, It la rwe ,ur mvoiloal that for each '-stngiesslrtnl ami State AsiagaVa IV" alteruAtaa he at *hu neiue tliur elioeen to ea--h <Ha Plet and l-tnte rv un ill. K II IIAKTl.h'f, I'ireU'rut National f'ounell U. A. N. 4. TO TDK AMFKtCAN OXHKK OX TUX UNITED arATM. In aicoiiiance with MMtlon U nf articled of lha Ciruaat to km of the Maternal Cbundl af the (Taltaf <taie? at North America, autl orlalng the President t ? call a (pa Hal n.rating ' upon tba viictim r?<|neat of ltv? cMagaWd rep rerotl y live State -hs provision* of aetd section ha>lnjt been c<in|Jle-l with, by the authority of seld r?ti*1ltt>thin, aollrw U bsiaby given to the anva.at H<ale I oni ride ami to thadc eg*tee to tha National Ceud* <11, that three all) be a ? pedal meeting of ui'l Council to ba balden In CbUadalphU, on MnroUw the 18tb day wf Ktbriiaiy ne?t, fhr tha tranaacipia of eueh Ioi ln??ea0 n<ajr he brought hvfcirn It. K II IIAIOi.EIT, I r. ei.lect National Couaatl. (7. H. N. A. \\l heartily riyoioc that the National (Council had Is en called upon to auM-mlde pilor to tho meeting ot (he nomiiAtliiif convention, hut we regret that U la not to meet tliix month, ho that the convention could lie at cure ooetjioncil, ami aave the necereity of tba n i-etitig of that l>ody in February. We ttae l onr fcel.la ) fiorta laat June to |)OHt|>one tho nominating convention to the tth of Jul) , ami to have an ad Jour ml vcaelnn of the National Council in thin city ou llie luet Wednerday of Novetulier; hut It waa the tiluaei.re ?t tluiee who then controlled the action of that Iw-dy to deleat our |iro|>OHltlofiA. Now the pro priety ol adopting there piro|MMiiioUa tuia liecoaM n car. hot. Wc foreeaw then, that the American party would til d it ncri-Hiutry to get rid of annus of the ultrw irnu contained In it* couatltullon and ritual, or fail to command the mipisnt of the country The one of the tenn " Itoman CnthoUer in tho < onatitutiiiii of the Oriur, waa ua v* iie iii'd wholly unuecc?aary; the natliH, pmetwordn end eigne have alwayn been, in our view. ohj?< tion aLle; the exrliielou of men irotn the order, on thd pround of Catholic ronm-alexia, ia wholly abaurd, lied we truet tint llicee unil other o I eject i >0* will bd n mi ve<| at ibe eiiHuing n-erl< n of tbe National ton lie i|. 11 find, wc hope ui.e! U.-lieve there will bd an open organization of lie- pucty after the etiauing e| e< la I aeaelon. In icgaid to the platform of the party adoptdd at Phlladeli Ida in June luet. it ie evident Uieia mu t bd e< me chiijige, or an i nllie uhandonment of the or giiniraticn will l>e h frit tide W Inlet the itghta of i aril nnd all of the htatea ah mid he di*tiuclly ad mittccl and openly guuiunt'cd by Uie American party, we hold now.aawr have evei held, and ad we \oti d at the Hvceion of the f ouncll In June laat, that the ontHtioii of African aiavery la one which i-lnt.ld not. ,n auv form or manner, la- liioirpuratad into tin- plAtforni of the American parly We might with J' it a- iiiach propriety in< eirpnrutd the elu dap tinctive opinions upon the tariff. Iiarik*. publl - landa, or intf inal inipmvcmeiiU. We have over and iror aguln anuoniiccd what we r moder Mm legltlinatd pui| o-ra c.f the original oiguld/aUon of the Ameri can part), and we are opposed to any other dod tiniH being incorporated iu the Amernvan platform. Set tliu ill ap.Ullnli choc.Id be deprecated. diaC HtW Unaiiced and, a? far a- practiiutile, prevented by the patty. ForfixnUm, in all it< forma ami phaara, "hoi Id he nppnerd, and its piem-nt evil* -o far mltt gnted a* may be within the couoMtntlimal power of the government. Alcove and hrvond ail. llie Linlon of tin >e State* should Is- *imtuineil and Mioisirted " all ?' ugaiMt the alms and effort# of ultraiat* of all ? ti nnd o'ercrlntcona. Nhotdd we live In alb-nd the pro pi ei! "eeemri of tbe National Council in hehruary, wd ahull endeavor to Huetain these pcMiU<-na. Tli* l MiflaKrallan In J*lr ittphU. TWO hi I AMIi'IATH RI'MMRIi Tl x lit TWkLVI livm ?ACnirii in losh or iu.trv.BTv, $i.VJ,oo'). |' f. ? the Mm |.H? WW* Ihr .1 J lift wren lb* hour* <>f 1l ?ml T 11'rloek lital nlsrhi, our cttlu iii ware martini l>y the alarm of An, whiob pmrmded frin the p* ket tiMTKt Collirr, at the lower I) ii k?t landing. >Vi team Hint a* ttt*t vie us er wnh finding. Iwf.r* Iter Iiri?-1 were fairly mad* faat, a Hie rat dltconrtd l>y t)>? mate U-uIng Inn h hiiiull rk? at imn.rdi.tii ly und"r the atepa that frmie down forward, which apread with auch awful rapidity, that In le?< than A*'- tnlnuWa the whol* of that huge Nut wan enveloped in alnt'M an entire nhi 11 of I aflii-N. ('apt. Harriett. who waa in command left th<< roof anJ wnil I i-low to thr rahlli biiiI gav<- the alarm, lie Immediately wml InUi lb* ladie* rabln V> aara tl i- ladii*. all of whom wrre a?iirjt, and trw-d to ret tin m out fin waid, tail the llaiit'-x ?nd aoiokr dr'iru tl ? ui back, leaving them no rhan a to aacepr I ait l.y a unaII flight of atr|? near the water olo?et at the iear of thr U?t. Hy alni'Mt ao|wrh'imaii Htorta be IW ? ' 'led In anting all of them ami getting litem i IT on tl r "hurl lout. Tt a male j>.w?->-ug?t? and a portion of tl#<<fl1r?m and rrew ha/I to am-them eelvra hy Ji.rit.ing otT,aoaM into the river, and others U. ti e lower d?< k iif the wharf laait. The (in.rg* Collo-r l<art landed on the Inatde of the niagi.iflrt nt parket Mayflower, In r bow ea tending about m.dxhtp of tiie la ter, *nd aeon that at earner ??' al-o enveloped In flamra. The flainea ? l?0 extended t<> tin l-.w and rahinof lite Has wharf lio.it Mary Hunt, antl in I* >* than ten mint, tea fr? m the find outbreak of the flames, tbe lit ran Itoaia wire dm maoi of Are lh< flame* towering Itit'li above the tail rhlmfleya of either boat. The rn>e<t mournful pari ? >( the dlwMler la the fhnt tl. it aome ten or twelve human Jirta are #ni?|foaad to I* loaf, ertae ..f them hy being It im*d ami there by drownlr v after Jumping Into tb* river. Thn i .? ??(,?. tliter had ?mie forty <ahtn |n?tnii(?n, rrtmt of whom were aelarp la tl>eir ro-.ma, and In the hnrty at d ronfuaioti of tlw m unent Itardly knew what they ?nr bIkki . t**/-r*l of th?a?e who wrrraavd are ? "fu.'ierebJy li j on-d from jumping t tl tl i boat. Marty of the *avi l worv tat an to thn I tayteo hi llutr Bight i Mhrt, where they were kli 'lly provided for l.y th? gentlemanly pr prtrt/w*. All tit' offioete of the I,eorg? < I i? ? ware aarad, h t i.other p .aaengr r? nut off., erv a?vw) artt of their baggage ik tblr gout what tl?y had'/n Mr Lack land, the flrrt ' lerk, wt i l to the Mife whet, lite alarm ? - fret gh< ft, and n? k o the money and < aiu i | k u> lot l<at I Im| 1 f Id i ' li ? lev: ??* with eld'a < firing to rate the lohea The booh# end |w| era of l?.lli ti.r 'oilier and M?yfl"W#r were loat ar.d Ik,! fear of the riHWnr on tie- latter kMt aaaetl at y thing *ice|A what they hid "tt. v it.Id the eonft.?e.o ami tnU ? ir Itavx nt Laat fright. ate were una).).- te> irt aliat' f th wr who Were i.?r r r U.r tKiri.ee of any of thru,, -v me flr* or da of the | ajwetigere, and two ??? thr?e 'if the rwhln koya on Hie ? oilier era kcown w. lie pad, and the am 4>lllit lar k?e|K>r a .?! > harrH?rm*ld ef the Mar lb wet w?r? rt e In* 'a th* regietcr of the (? waa I or t It will Ik fnrd U> drter-.ine how many lost il r i hie < .No one 'roan Meu.|tiiM waa had, we ace gled to lean ? the ? t./e I an la ra'.imated at not leea than III ftt". ll,? 'ir? rg? ( . liter ha/I juat landed from Mew Or bane and lad e.?w h-nr hutelrrd %t<m of fr? ght, neeilt gtoaetlae, for the olve and NaohrtJI*. <m l? ?rif. r.oi a |KKii.d of whb ( ma* aared. The May f<etr had term# Iwr tli aarka of "ten ? n Ik aid, a he b "ha had tahew at Itead lay > lar d.ng tl?N here, '.tt Huta'day evewlttg. M?r re/go from Meat (rrtaen* earejd ?????# auger end rtodeaeea >* the t*eee, he/l 'wen dell>er>d ><? .Mtt'.f'lnt There waa aiert a ? /tfv.,'Vr?U? amoairrt forward>r.r |o .Ja on l<?r I the ?h?rf l?at In aid* te> it to tl,?tr wharf M< "rr*. I total, 4'^e?' A ' kn.l their tekarv We di I BO* bum wb t'er they aeved th'lr W'-k* and pepete '?r nA. Tlt?? f'*? *?"?d wharf le?t wa have "tee hum epoeUi* mis* rpr* the J. M. Wh.te and the Mar; li nt T>? m*t,r kart night waa awfolly greed am! V* r .ra ui d'acrtptK-a The T*d' I.|#W tr a gV: i <H?ta?.? '/vet th< aotithern pmrt o' the ci'/. *?. i?? time Howard ? e<Mm ?WI waa la tmmlioaf '.uttt a- ea- alae the wharf iK/at w A. I. I'evra ' (, . T> department w?r? end rer.de-ed M lha a* "< V a?' e they r?t M *> ar* eantd* w? iprve ear Ihlkri dew ikWe al th * tale hoof ? ? ?*k A. IL niii Larva. Vtmt e'clwk A. M TV wreehn are ?UU burning, ?4 ar* nearly lened to the wnbor'a edge, preemm trig a it,'-t rlo^my Mpnmui?t A fjti boat ttel-wg ,eg to Mr th.' u.M Jarnea la nam QO Ira, mi Met , Irvee far e.f' then rum hundred yard* pfeKOla <*<? /I'taf Vd flf Are and flame