Newspaper of The New York Herald, July 6, 1860, Page 10

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated July 6, 1860 Page 10
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10 Tffi VALTtLN-IA THEWS TRA6EDY. OmHnmIIob of the ( or#n?r'i 4I?ii at Ikllcvet Hospital?Evidence of* Wltaeee Who Haw Mr. Mathcwi Shot? laUroitlag DcvcioptmraU-Tcitlmonjr f Henry ; J. Morgan, H. W. Otllliaad, Wtllliiu A. Bnlley, Cart Kaadhrd, Thoc. H. Lcwlt, Ira 11. Moore, Mary Walton and Sarah Walton?The Domestic Relatione of the Walton Family?The Utitlcnltlee Between Charles Jethrda and Mr. Walton?W hat Led to the Tronblee Between Them?The (iuarrele Between Mr. Walton and Ilia Wife, and What had "to Them, die., die. The Investigation in tho Walton Mathews tragedy *w reeurr.i <1 at Bellevue Hospital yesterday afternoon by (hroacr Jack man, In the presence vt a lar,?e number ui j spectators. 8o great was the aniifty to be present durRg tho inquest that the gates of the hospital yard were thronged with people eager for adnt tan ion a full hour before tbe timo appointed for tho commenceuient of the proceedings. We tnquret-was held in the spacious apartment known . ne the Governor's Room, which was fitted up for the ocnsua with benches, rhairs, tables, he. Among those present during the progress ef the proceedings were several ladies, friends of the deceased, She prisoners Charles ?~i nimn Jeffords and lira. Sarah Walton, mother of Ike deceased. Miss Mary Walton, daughter of deceased, young lady about sixteen years of age, was also Id attendance, with some female friends. Counsel were engaged,-both toy the prisoners and the friends of the deaaased, and they, too, were in attendance to look after Ike Interests of their respective clients. At three o'clock toeputy Gci oner Beach called oil the names of the jurors and immediately thereafter the examination of the different witnesses was proceeded with as follows.? ItKNJtY J. MORGAN'S EVIDENCE. Henry J. Morgan, residing at No. 38 Irving place, dcpsaed as follows.?On Saturday evening lost I was sitting fe my room at the third story window, when I heard the ry ef''police"; it was about half past eleven o'clock; immediately afterwards 1 heard tho report of a pistol and then I called "watch" from my window several times; 1 looked at and saw a man running from the direction of Seventeenth street,.through Irving place to Sixteenth street; I feat caught sight of him immediately under our bouse, un to the trees; J lost sight of him at the corner of Sixteenth atoect?which corner I could not Buy, I then dressed, mat into the street and found that a man had been shot; I did not sec the man who was killed, but upon inquiry I learned that there was some one shot; the wounded man was carrieu to the drug store at lite corner of Seventeenth street and Third awuue; 1 wvut around to the ferug store and fcund a man there wounded, hut apparently not dead; after queenoning several persons in the store I went for a doctor to company with a policeman , I was gone about tttWn or twenty minutes, hut when I returned the man was dead. <1 ltd you observe what kind of clothe* the man had a whom you saw running'' A. Ho bad on a light colored hat. to Ptd you see any one else running at the time? A. No. H- There was no one in advance of him? A. No. to Ik> you think you could recognise the man/ A. I ton't think 1 could. to w*s the hat he wore s flat hat or beaverf A. A flat ae, J think. to I?id you see any of the neighbors looking out of tho j Windows at tlie timer A. Not that I ran recollect to Wan tie- mau short or laiir A. I could not nay as my view was obstructed by the trees which arc very thick there. to fhd you learn thr name of the man who was shot) . 1 understood It was John to. Mathews. It. W. GILI.ILAND'S STATEMENT. H. W., of No. 186 Third avenue, then deposed s follows?<m Saturday evening, 1 think shout twenty ve minutes past eleven o'clock, I was in the Alleghany lleur corner of Seventeenth rtreet and Third avenue; a fetend of mine came and informed ine that there was a Man shot, and insisted on my going but; 1 did so; on reaching the sidewalk 1 discovered some three or four persons running down Third avenue, on the west aide, ml turning up Seventeenth street, on the north side; I Immediately started after them, when they hollowed top thief,'" "watch," "police," 1 soon passed four or ve of them, when I arrived within twenty flvo or thirty tori of Irving pla?? 1 saw ao one ah< ad of me, just then I heard the sharp irport of a pistol. I crossed over Seventeenth street over to the oppranto romer, the south side, and went down Irving place: opposite No. *? or #n ! uv three men standing on the sidewalk; they iniurmod nut that the person who was shot woe on the opposite Me of the Street; I immediately crossed over, and found Ike man ;?artially down, near a tree; he wus leaning en one hand and resting ?n the sidewalk at that moment a gentleman in odc ol the houses called ont to me that th? parson who tired the pistol bad gone down towards Fifteenth street, and that he wore a light hat: I started and ran in that direction, telling my friend Whiltakor. who was with me, to go haek and attend to the wounded man. Q. Did you succeed in overtaking the man? A. No. lbs ktt per'ou 1 met was Alderman Bradley; I asked him if any person had passed mat way, aid ho said no; he said that he beard llie report of the pistol as he was sitting on ha stoop, but did not see any oue pass below Six Tenth street; I then returned to the man whs was shot, he was lying on bis hack on the Sidewalk, with his head towarila bevonternth street; I naked him two or three times if he had any knowledge of the party who had shot him. he made uo reply what- | ever; he was bleeding freely, hut had uo knowhtlgc of My presence. I assisted in tarrying him into the drug atore of Dr. Burnett, corner of Seventeenth street and Third avenue, 1 unbuttoned his vest, and diseovrrcd a buiirt hole in his shirt bosom on the right side; the poDor lock some papers out of deceased pickets, when wo dacovcrcd that hi* name was J W Mathews. I took a ?- " pin from his vest, aud put it io his puekotbook. Q. Did you see any person ahead of you just before the hoi was Bred? A I did not; I never saw Mr. Mathews befua to III V I; awk Q D? you know who it was that told you about a man's going down fc- wards fifteenth street with a light hat on* A lain not. I don't know the number of tbi house the wsWul proceed od from, neither can I wry whether it came from ?.:.o stoop or window of the bouse. W11.M4M A. BAYt.EY'd TBSTIMQWT. Wiil'am A Itayiiv. residing .it the corner of ! ftaccar.d y'evrnti <nthrtreet,northeast eoruer, ilrp-eI .is I follows. -<m Siturda) night alter the gloek struck eleven 1 lefl a.iy HUM VMM, HHM nv and *miiie?-.~| t<. undress myself 1 then wound ?> est. !i up 4 am i mo th-it it wo* Iwi nt) mmuUs |?*l eleven o'clock, . I th. n (kit nit" mti ?<I.M>iui:>k risiu or cp-set winch has a tw.od- ? ?< S>vfnU. i.tti *tre? t, win n 1 hoard a aomo In ?bn itr.ii f>.low I heard perrons running upSivrn-tenmil. strwrA <>n l>< th ruler: 1 looked out of -_ne window antd mw thnor or tour persons on tbe south tide of the Mrert. <m>-<t?'bent war considerably in *d?mre <?f tbe Uters. tbey m err running P-wards Irrrng plaer; thprincipal oiswe was on the north side of S-e-aleenib -Mrert Uiules a * "jwuulow, hilt I oooM not era* aay mo, ttmr w?*? rr> vig "Toiler," "stop him," "??op titiu " Ma rootnectafteri nr<l?, 1 beard IB* refs.rl ?<a yeM 9 The <**> who waa In advance eg the ?rw?d, waa he or tbi south ride ol Uie street. A. \ iw, 1 immediately went bit" my n<w. drvasml yaejf ami MM down te the drug' atorr, wberr 1 saw deemed. <J Wben yon lieard 1 be rej??rl of the pistol did yev aee mjsio tkl!T A. So. <) Pvl yoai nee any flan M A Vo. a <wuld you Hlrtikiy a uy of the pernona j m caw ruaMjo/f A. I colli not Q Tt-4 you (iuiim dro aael clnarlf A. I d:i not; 1 JMnly dwaakwt at the U>ly ao.l then left, the slssd Iiig jmnt.ttewe taken piare ?l?.s it tweiilyflre mm alee poet Mtrtn oclock carl aawnnnnnt '* mnrvrK. CM! Mmdfoni, of No IM Hit "1 ?? ??, de(*wed ae Ui Man?tin Saturday ni*ht.abin '? twrnty m:nutea after Marts o'cdtsJt, 1 waa In Mr Mt ran'f, of Seven Malh street and Third aeeuee, w ben Mr. Whittaker ram In and mid there waa a man shot . I then ran oat and nm op Bar enter nth etrret with a crowd, I pasted aaf at tkusi> fcrhn were ruanins ar.i ' When within short BM feet of irrrttf place I beard Ih r#|?irl ?tf ? pw>4?<; 1 mi n further and crrwn <1 It T'?K P1*** ?" Xi* Pfcbt, M4 after proceeding dun Irrli ? M*c?' *b?ut ?istf feet I eaw a a m> I fin* * Ut?- ehUwalk hi* feet wrr# is 4W* |vlt?r and hw body n? Hi# (id-walk .1 W' >* * ( allrffion wbo wrrr on the oppoatte *i> '*? of the atr*rt. m4 m?1 there la ? dead ? a 1*1 a pu* Maa op;*' Ik# mail lay on ha hark, Willi til* head inclined to the left?toward! UrmU wnth rtrret; I 4M not wait to m whether tho rroUrmoa cams oerr or at, T ran down toward* Fifteenth at* what# I aMM told that a man *w m running and turning the amor of ikalMmt; I ran op PTWentn tow* T<t* fourth MM* about gfly feat. wfcaa a cmtlraiaa cai n* up and aaM b* tboug hi b# aaw * *?# no* goto* down ft** ?" aar, ttai* man waa on the anoth aldu of Fifteen ?b (tract, wma waa croMtng the utrrct. I wai wiiain too fro 1 ?f U>n Maw wb*o ba apnka to in*. I could not aar bow m*M up*1 J. ba waa a tall roan, we?ghi?g ale-it it ^ a aid net m? wtoetbrr be wore a boats * bat ar wot, or w briber br bad dark or 'Xht Inlhia no, I could not uleatify lb* m*n ha * " : a*oat bra feet nine motor* to beigbl; 1 did not ta *t0P wbar* ba went to after (peaking to ate, the polloe* >*? rapped aaroral tun*# without f*Cl<n? any aoawor. I an nl i with biM through Irrtog place l? *r*nt#eath air**t,a> from there to tha drag atorr at the corner of Third an ' aw* and Semateeoth atreet. they were thi n engaged it ' ahieg deceaeed to lb* drug ?t?r*, I dt<l not ?** Un- man 1 poke to In r.fleeeth itrert afterward*, there waa a crowd a* aowe fifty ytunaa at the drug ator* wlien I got titer* i Q H?w aear wet# jrm when you war* ihatinf the wan 1 bo abot Mr Hathewrt A. I did not at* bim at all, but I ?mi in i 1 waa within oaa hundred feet of bin*. Q Too my ynu could not id notify thin man rou at in | nfUeoth atraetf A. I caonot, bat I can tell about bow i kM ba was. The prtanaera?Otarlo* and FJwtn Jefkrdk? wee* bee* | oawfVowted With the witueee, but be WM noabl* t/> Idea i WT either eg them He twrd that the man be naw in Fifteenth (treat war about tho dlac of Char lea Jofforda, i feat could not (ay further , Rnwitaatmo continued?T don't think Otarte* JHHrdt ' i la the man I aaw in fifteenth (tract; 1 cannot identify i either of tde prlaoorr* unuwri)") aranrtfTwr op thoma* m. lpwi*. Tbrmaa M. lewi?. raeiding at No. 47 Irrtng pure. de- i paaari aa follow* ?About lialf paat eloren o'clock m A*(urday night I beard the nolae of "polio*,'' "watch," Ac , i while i wm In Ih# aeoond at?ry of my own hone*; I wm la tha frntil room, aittlng down at the time, I heard ?ere al rolcee, and kki* peraoa* aeemed in l>* runnlag, a* the aonnd grew nearer, th* people appeared t? b* running up Haref.l-'onth elr.^i I ironi. '.I?l?-ly g..| up and l--A#<l at of th* window, when I (aw two men crnming Heron to-nth (tr**t diac<mally toward* my twin**; Oie Man were clowa topether, and were on tho <*>rn?r ' mt Strawtc?nlb ttract, and were joat turtilog kl? i NEW Y Irving; place, when I flr*t uw them they were f shout twelve feet apart, they run poet my door on the sidewalk, when they got to the second dour above me the taut taan appeared to gain on the other man and was With lu leu feet of him perhaps; when they got about thirty feel from my door the tlm niau turned around and shot the other iuan through the body, thev were about >ix teel apart when the first man turned, aud when the shot waa tired the) were about three fix I apart; after the shot was tired the uian who shot deceased went ou down the street towards Sixteenth street, hulioiug "police and "watch' , 1 was undressed at the tune and turning to dress myself lost sight vf him, 1 could not identify the person, but should say tn was a person of medium site?about ihe Size of one of 130 prisoners; wheu I got down staus they were picking the man up and Carrying birn to; wards Isevcuteeulb street; I had a good view of the I men as they |we?ed my dour; I could not say whether the I man who tired the shot was dressed in light or dark clothes; I did nonce the men particularly, for 1 thought ; they were both pursuing some oue; 1 could not say 1 whether the maa who tired the shot wore a dark or a light hut; he appeared to be about thu same si lie as the ; man who was shot, 1 do not think I could Identify the man by his voice; 1 did not notice any peculiarity in his voice when he halloed; he appeared to have a smooth voice though. Q. Ihd you notice whether the man who llred the shot | had a cap or hat on. A. He lutd something ou his head, | but 1 don't know whether it waa a cap or hat. Q. Do you think either of the prisoners resembles the | man yon saw? A. I cannot say, Charles comes nearer | the site than Edwin, but I cannot Identify either of them. [The pr eonors were confronted with the witness and the t latu r scrutinized them carefully before be gave bis I opinion.] CHARLES JKKEKRPS ON Till STAND. Coroner Jackman here intimated his determination to ' examine Charles Jeffords, and after calling the latter to ' the stand the following scene took place ? Coroner Jackman?You do solemnly swear that the evl) dence you will give In tho matter touching the death of John Walton and John W. Mathews shall be the truth, j the whole truth and nothing but the truth, so help you ii.on r Witness?I thou Id like before I take tbe oath to ilk the >' Corouer and tbe gentlemen of this jury whether I am here j imply ux a witness or ODe accused of crimef 1 only i want to know what my position is. c \ Coroner Jackmun?You are here partly at a witness nnd pnrtly as a person accused of crime. ' Witness?Well, but 1 would like to know whether I am ' , here ns a witness or not. H I am to be examined a* a rrrson are used of crime, or at an accessory to the crime, J should like to be informed of the lacl before I answer 1 j any questions. ' Coroner?from the statement* made by Rome of tbe 1 | witnesses here there is reason to suspect that you were iiu| !i<?led in the death ef Mr. Walton; you have been 8 heard to threaten his life on more than one occaaion. 1 Witness?1 never made use uf any threats against his 1 life. < Coroner?We want to know where you were on .Saturday J evening, anil wish to examine you as a witness. Witness?By advice of my ,-onr.ael, Messrs. Hall and j Brady. 1 think it would be Improper for ine P- answer any ' of your questions, but if you will only tell me what position I am placed in. 1 will content to examination. Coroner?Well, sir, you are here aa a witness, then. 1 Witness?1 would like to consult my counsel before being examined, and if you have no objections I will do ao. 1 Corouer?Are your counsel or either of them present? ' Witness?1 believe Mr. Brady it here, but I am not ' certain. However. 1 don't sac how 1 ran be here as a '' witness when I am under arrest and in eouiiiiement at the 1 Tombs. You are aware perhape that 1 surrendered myself ' into the eu-tody of the authorities on Tuesday, and have 1 been In prison ever since. Such being tbe easeTr don't tee bow 1 can give my evidence as a witness. I am ' evidently here as an accused person, and under arrest, ' too. I Coroner Jaekman then consulted with thn Assistant 1 District Attorney for a few moments, In relation to the e matter, when it was decided not to postpone the examination of the witness until some other day. Charl< k was then told to leave the stand, which he did 1 ri.'lit willhq ly. He evidently felt relieved at the turn 0 affairs had taken, and resumed hit seat in the back purl * of tbo room with a good p ace. r TRA H. MOORK'R STATir>ntVr. " Ira H Moore, starter on the Sixth Avenue Railroad, deposed mat he lived at the corner of Bixtb avenue and Kirty second street: knew tbe prisoners; Urey were in the employ of the Sixth Avenue Railroad Company; never heard them make any threats against Mr. Walton; 1 saw . Rffwin on Thursday or Friday last, near the de|?>l of the P' Third Avenue Hi', rood Company , 1 last saw Charles on 01 the 2d of June, he tame into the office and paid us some ju money which he owed us; 1 hud seen him almost every day before that, he w.-s in a carriage at the time, and * hail his trunk with him; he said lie was going into ttie H country?that Uc was going down on Inng Island; he did not ray what part el the island he was going to. or how long he was going to be away: never heard inm spook of *1 bis hither or xteptathcr: 1 lave seen Kdwin frequently; pi never henrd him say anylinng about his stepfather; ^ I dont kaow 0mm mm ?f the pilnnjw ever carried pistols ; 1 have met them in the Mason " House, but never lieard them say anything about their si stepfather; Charles was dismissed on the 16th of March u from the railroad company for some negligence; I did not | know Mr. Walton. I never knew of either of the prison * er's using a knife; 1 don't know much aViut either of al litem: a totiiig man named Pweel used to go with them a .. good dm!, juui he may be able to VU more about them than Iran. I don't know of either of them * ver c?rr> iug 1 <1 a jwal.-l I never mw the pistol shown me by the Corouer i'l r: i-enled}. Edwin went on tlio railroad when his i . 1 brother left; lie wan a conductor bI*o; he did not st?y long; he was ills, harped about ten or fifteen day? ago; si they were generally attentive to tlieir business. Kdwiu <t v. - nv'tr attentive tlmn diaries-. I never heard of either . 11 the nrtMMf* betag |ood pistol almta; Charles was very fond of drum, and wan a lover of show. tl A IX'AfJUTEH UK MX. A ll TON KXAMIKKTt. b Mary Walton, residing at Ne. West Thirty seventh ci at in l, ilr(**ed that she was the daughter of John Walton, _ ill reused. g Have yen heard Cltarlce Jefferde aay anything to * ! your lather - A. He threatened to blow hta brains out. g I low long ago did he make that threat? A. About ^ Bllieii or sixteen months ago g. Have y ou heard him make that threat more than oncry A. lie tirat told uie that he would do it, and then ^ be i Id my pa|ia. g. Mow'long after be told you did he tell your father? jl( A. At" nt an linnr. M <} Where was it? A. In the basement in No. 184 West Twenty third street. V) What wax ' iid' A. lie said if papa did not use mother right lie would blow his I.rain* out. n< g Who wan pri sent w lien be made the threat to your |r Uxb. rT A. I w*? pri-e* nt, and 1 believe my Sister Haunab was. g What dai he ray to your father? A. When father ? oatne to dinner eaint down stairs and .-aid that M mother, who wan roniincd to her rootn, wanted to soe w him. _ . w V ? tint toiiowrur a. v nari'-s sain 1n.11 u tamer was ?? ! M-ry earel'ul lie wuuld bhw lim brums out; lather raid !.. would c<> up Hi"l mntlier after dinner; Omrle* Ok me iliwii lwi<e ntlir that, ami asked father why he did w not eome up after tltarle* went up ataira the third time , father went after the police. ^ y Did j mi observe Charles make any motion when he . made the threat- A. No. V What followed after your father went after the po- v P< e' A I'ttw did tint cane back, but the police came. ?.> What did the ladhse do? A Tliey went up stairs, J took Chulia owl U ai> rtmti and took lntu out of the h , y W hen did you see Charles after that* A. I don't know he ran.'" Park a white after that I believe he went to *<a. and when hi tonae baric be came to the hotter acnn: ' y lb>w long del he ritnain in the house tlien* A I cat', t i ay. y Had lie any di?|ait?' wdJj your Uther after that? JL Nit to my kin u MLge. Q I>'d you hear your father talk any ahout rompany r. that Charlie brought to the Uiuae laet wir.trr? A. father p*H against ht? hroip-up eeaajwDy to trie house, and thought tt tw eery wring. y Mow lung U-ft reyt.or father's death did either of the ?, To..i^i an eneaa to Ue honor-* A I don't know; I ham T ieon at hoarding schi-d fbr two moatha. . U Have you beard your strp mother ever throated , your father* A. No. 1 never did Q Dbl P?H? are a pistol u Oiarlrw' {untrueion? A. I del not. y Did you ever arc or hear of either of the beys has- . Ing a | latol A No hut 1 understand that a pisu.l waa . foe ml in in. dlirr'e drawer, and that aiy es'ueui drew lb* dwr** out ?d It. 2 y Was the bureau looked* A. It was. and tha top of ' the bursal had to lie taken off to set the platoi nut. > y W'aa that your mother a pi >v Ur huiawu* A. The ' draw- r ft; which the pwtei was b und waa mother s pri _ rate drawer. y. H"W did your rravui know there was a pMlol in the dr-iwi-r* A ! do not know VI Why did the? take the top off the bureau* A. Beeauee the/ iuuM ih>I set the pistol nut any nthee waythe bureau war used hy both father and' mathei, bat A, ncuirT iun uir u if - urwwvr nnaimj. N AR All waltun'r mnrxr*. farah Wtlimi. rrenlmp at ha Vrl W.*1 Nineteenth rtn-rt, doptoed that ahr *u the raotbvr of drrraotd. u W lUvrv u mi heart of any quarrel be L*m\o Tour K an anil (liarlea Jeflerda? A lHi irk- mMu? rharlaa .tedrrda hri"fhl a eh rh to lake h?? tmdHoT cmt ete-gh ^ riding Mr * Alio? ohyrctwl to h? wit*- rung oa with ? Charlie to mn t companr. Mid th?-v then ufam bad a ^ quarrt I Ihia wae lit* ?MtW?l nf li? ilMW-oltr. <d Have you ever heard of aav throat? A Ihte of the " rh:'Jrrn told di<*aitrd that Iharli-n had threatened to blow drraaaad'r hralaa out, U?e r?a*wi why dweaeoil oh- Ai jai lor! to ht? wife go pg rait ??elfll riding with <"Ttarlr? a a* hri all*. be took oilier oraipany with him who wort >, oh;.< t ii itiAMe in deeeaaod 'a eye* i? y When bed Uiey any other iiMrultyf A On toolbar orra*>oe Char!?* war.ted to take bat mother out riding, ard drorr bp in froat of the door with a double orated ?ietgh Mr WalloO aeked wbw?e ab"gh It WW wlnri Charl? ramr into the room and aaM, "Thia ta *' Mr .Irfi r'?'] r ill ' di?-raeed aremod tr.v.rl. tupr'.Md ^ and a tut A wae very ?I range Uiey orailil not epeak to M biwi about it. deoearrd aaid he kwe'w hut wiCe vae partial to pb- gh rid nf, and thai be had MM up oa purpoee to gi take her out. lie aaid be bait heeo ev ne?l froan Jury pi I utjr <? pt>r|?we to lake hit wlfc mit eletgb ridtewr. and ha d prevlowly rpt*eo for the pleigb. Charlrw n Bltt <t have called for the a.ngh In dereaaad'a ' u?n aa he had Rot a?oo"f enough to Mr* it hini* If Charlew a?ked dwowed tf he mH r,. alrh * deriaend raid perhape he would. Mrw WaHno A L!?nt'n I tharka t? go to Kightb itreet and tell anme par of , ,i , i that titer could ml gw. aa there waa o?t roots; K? dn-eawil Mb* di- r' ' I i go aa tliey bad Ibe parly made Ai up and Ci i*'1** *>'Jmother went out; wheo Uiey returned that *'v? " i ? dn . if d w.i* |taring tbe |tark>r vary cf uoeaailr ani 1 *"' to Charlea JidTenl#. "(hnrlee, yoq iwaak ^ lean thw ! ' u?e?you annuo! *uv hero any lollgTr,,, I1,?rlr? did n.V ' ' .'"it bung around tbe h? tiae iwo or II re* day* the ,*'"nc *. on Hie eocaatoo of her gtdiig down JL t.,iro one day. t- ?*" *' deceaard ? iUugbUT?, Marv and *' Hai r all rri.i y lb '*>-* (liarlea Jeffi-r.l* Kol thr an tied I., hi. wll. rlatlo r * "ut tbe oegtdiltu ty tw "r Iwera them ircurn 1 <n "ie aanto evenliw. dwwae ,v| writ ?per a |< h 'tn.m. and came ha k wtlh a an Mr WM'oughhr. art.' <** Charea to the Jef an f. r-oti Market 'fVliee t v" rt . whtl n?v rrM aOor Ft H at I eat tad ?av. '?.ar;- left, aid I Vw rot awar ah I left 'he h" ?r p., , | w? ?f not well Mealed by u y n 11 w.fe, 1 kft?n U* kti. of Aa- w? ORK I1EKALD, FRIDAY, ust last, but before 1 left deceased's wife treated him so ] .rtirterriitiy that h.s suspicions were excited; tie searchit the bureau, and iu bis wife's drawer found a loaded into!, he took the pistol away, discharged its contents, -leu leaded it agaiu with ashes from a blacksmith's shop, 1 o<l plated it m the 1 icau again the pistol was a dark utcred one. but U I say whether it had five or six arret*; about two or throe weeks before deceased's oath tie told me that his wife '.brew s diamond ring at im wbirh be pave her, and put one on her finger which | he said aha got from Mr. Ycirertsa; and threatened, if >e would not lite with her, to be revenged upon him if he had to go to tho gallows for it; they had been sepa- a ated about two months at this time. ^ Q. What uiade you leave your son's bouse? A. Mrs. tAlton treated me very badly, and one day, when Charles ' got himself into some trouble, she came into my room i nd cursed me; I could not stay there any longer after c hat, the Ust lime I saw my son was on last Sunday week; was to have seen him last Sunday. ' Q Have you ever heard Mrs. Walton abuse the de- j eased/ A. 1 have, frequently; she would call him all j orts of names. tj I ltd you ei cr hear her threaten deceased with any ' >odily injury? A. I never did, further than what I tiavo h tated t Q. Was this pistol you saws black handled one or vhtte,llke ivory? A. I could not say; but it lookod to >' ue like a dark handled cne. t Q Were you present when this rtstol was taken oat of . be drawer? A. Ths deceased had taken the marble slab ft" the bureau and exposed the pistol to view before he j c ailed me In to see It. i i Q. You say you have beard Mrs. Walton call her husband t mil names, please state what these names were? A. I , t iave heard her call deceased s hog, a beast, and a puppy, i j Q. Have you ever seen them together since you left the ? muse? A. I never saw them together since I left except \ >n one occasion, when they were coming from church with , he chillren. Q. How long was this after yon left the house? A. About { t wo or three months. v Q. Pid you ever hear the younger Jeffords stake use o ] my threats? A. No; he left the house before 1 came there, i > Q. Have you ever seen Mrs. Walton alone a luce you c eft? A. I have not. Q. Do you koow If Charles ever took bio mother out 1 Mgh ridiDg without the knowledge of Mr. Walton? A. 1 j lo uut. Q. Do you recollect whether Mr. Pickering waa In the j ? 0i when the pistol waa taken out of the bureau drawr? a. 1 think be wm. j Q I?id you find him in the room when yon came there? ! I. I think 1 did. [The witneaa waa deaolv affectod during he examination, but for a lady of eighty-two years ef ! ige delivered herself in a remarkably clear and mtelliga- I lla niuLher.] At ibis stage of the proceedings Coroner Jack man dated that as the hour was late, and there were several vitr.i Fses yet to bo examined, who had not been aub0 r a. <t A he would adjourn the oqiwst. The jury then ionru.'ted together, and it vraa resolved to postpone the urther consideration of the case until two o'clock on ["utsday afternoon. It was also determined that the next lessivn should be held In the Grand Jury room at the City Sail. The Rochester Cnwn says-?The woman who figured In :he Walton tragedy in New York is an old resident of this :ity. The wife of Walton, who waa murdered, and who sent hy the nan.e of Ellen M. Russel, waa no other than he notorious Mrs. Morrison, wife of an old resident, Ham. Morrison, now residing at the West. Mrs. M. sepa?ied from her husband years ago, aid subsequently tept a saloon in this city, in Brown's block, on Main itreet. We think it is not more than ten years since she tept this soloon. and was attended by a mulatto woman, who is st:.I r. rcsirii nl of this city. Che was the wife of Irftcrrts before, sfco married Morrison, and had two >ons by him. Mrs Morrison was a woman of considerate personal attraction, as our fast young men all used to mow when they visited her saloon. Her character waa luestionable then and baa not improved since, it would eem. Tuorsijiox thk Orkst EiamtN.?Thomas Atwood, one if the crew of the steamship Great Eastern, was akeu into custody yesterday afternoon, on a charge f riotous and disorderly conduct, mutinous lanuage, and iosubordinan to bis officers. The charge was eferred by Mr. Alexander Mclellan, the chief eugineer f the vessel. Atwood was held by Justice Connolly In 600 bail to keep the peace. TM? Great Eastern. Excepting the occasional popping of a firecracker or RtoJ, or the pyrotechnic rocket brought to the locality 1 the wind,one would hardly have supposed, while stand g In the vicinity of the great ahlp, day before yesterday, at a people were celebrating their national holiday, omespun^clothe* and sun-browned faces predominated , 1 day, and one could easily read in their wonder-riveted ?es that the solo errand of their Journey to the metronlts was a view of the Great Eastern. Citizens, on the ontrary, excepting the comparatively few who went on Bo dock during the day, and gazed at the outside of the aip, seemed to have betaken themselves to other quar- c. ?rs. They might have been seen, for instance, on the j ore or two of steamers which slopped for a moment 3 fireast the vessel to afford their passengers a sight, anl j ien glided on their way to the cool retreats of the rural t iatricta, or the breezy regions of the lower Ray. The number who visited the great ship was far 1 elow that anticipated?probably not exsccdlng two thou- ( ind. Many uf these visiters had come from ten to a hun- e rea mile*, t?us availing themselves or the only opporjnity they are likely to pome**, and It ia a fair preaump ? Ion that had It not been for this clas* the receipts would * ave been much below thoee of the first day. All appear- * i much pleaaed with the noble ahtp, however, and every R ook and corner where human foot t? allowed to reel was ti rnetrated with genuine Yankee seal and ourtoelty. Ii I'u.-Miig along the deck, we overheard a characteristic I nrrrsatlon between one or the offioera ard an American, r! blch, to our ear*, aouaded somewhat as follow* ? e< .Toxattiav?(.rest ship, thlf. f< Joiw Bru.?Yea, I rather think, my friend, that we 01 ive got slightly ?beed of you this time. w Joxaiha.n ?Well, may be *o. but if you've built the In gg> st ship, It take* a Yankee to do with her what yon H .11 t do youmelves. ir Jon* Mcu_? And pray, what la that? T .IrwAvnaM.?We ran show you her bottom. g This waa a point blank shot the ttngllshman did u it expect, and his glorification having suddenly fal u n be lew par, the conversation and our reporter took n loUiorltirn. t! It is not improbable that the Idea thus suggested in n gard to elevat lug the Groat Eastern on one of our dock* a ill be carried out. and that some of our Yankee art mans h ill have her log) and dry again on shore, and be at tl oiV npon txr dirt] lintlini r A national salute of twenty one gun* wan fired at noon. * Am org the improvements observable waa an awn- ? :g erected aft of the wbceihonsea, beneath which the u (ury can rr|x*c In the cool shade. The upper dock tl .? ?iev oeeu nuiuk , an operation antra wu louna necoa- n try if. n.rure ll.?l N|.|?hrmirf of neetii?-a* which the ? i*iy An.orloan habit or aplttlng wherever it la mc*t con- ti 1-nnrt would rthrrwuw nave prevented. W* truet that h warn win take the hint, and remember that they are It rithcr tr. a bar nam nor the chamber of the Common r< . MM : t? At irclvh art let id abella. namrd Wnnd, who hat ii m ii < oii-eted w iili the Great barters fur the iaat three o ear*, did a lively burine*e all day Item a little aland el ra.ird. in dtrpevlng of dilferer.t varietie* of these little b A mat in* re*i<let?cea flam* c?>ver?*l with an engravum a! [ the rhi|. and n me of ita dctaila, they form very pretty *i r ?li<.|>t?n? of the <Cva?'??n. ci 'lh> liquor raiM hea on the dork wrra generally languid, r o their proprietora complain of the lack of apprecia- X <t. ea. the part of the public Al their principal hope u ! merer r c. .rt- :n a reduction of the preacnt tart#, ei e-y aie lood m tiieir del uiiciatH?a of the arrangement S' h-th create* the teellng. ? N< ta ilLiwndin* all the precaution of the officer*. the qcM demon ml! Bcda lta way on board the ship, and an cl ...?.iay i"i )> l?" more v<ct ma ?ere added lo the liat of le lib or wounded which haa marked the progreM of the ai tip u The nature or elrcumatanoea r4 th? injury we warn ei liable t<? '.earn but A Hp)?-ar* they were both drunk, and at tb fell through acme hatchway, damaging themselves ai > an < stmt that resulted .n their tranafer to theahlp'a d< [?|.ital, where they are vet confined It la impnnrible to pi fPVfM M rtw urrriM ? f?f (liMa BITi/lMla n hiek aviaa Nnm ?> ilrxwitm.Kt a tbeuaacd opportunities iiM unknown at i the i Knrs which enable tbr rrew tooommualeate wiUl ix . u.!# on *Lor? and alt ly obtain all lb* grog they w ant tw shipboard the work of tmprornawi ? still is pro w asd a week *.l' v ia pec before the f .rnUxl ran foufe i and ?a>. "Well ?J<?e. good and fa>ibful servants " Priwul lattlllfMM*. j Senator ftmglM and Mm. fkmgla* are tttU at lb* Fifth ft rrrw Hotel, where the Rwator receives large Dumber* f. tbe faithful. while Mr* Douglaa rstgna a* the aaalal r> icon of the establishment. A section of the denw*-racy, p It is knows. ol?ject to Mr. Douglas' views oa oerUia * ilitteal theories, bit there M do dlvisioa of the party an r * qarrtlOB of prpular sovereignty ao fhr aa tbe lady M J ?csrned. Mr and Mrs. Douglas will pasa nest Sunday ? ftacbem's Bead, a quiet Connecticut watering place ea " L A vr.d II H? i r.I Thayer, of MaMacbunette, Is stepping st lbs u WW Hoaee M Oart C H. K. Jedktns, of the rryal mail steamship J r*i?. Chpt J. Kennedy, of tbe stoamah p Edinhurg; W. w implell, Ikq , of Rio de Janeiro, C. Dominions, of Pros- T k. RebeM NteHl*. Jfcr,., of England, and J. Nairn*. Rsq.. td lady, of New York, are stopping at tbe Rverett Moans. rt (bpt Juan V porr.iieto, of tb* Ppanieb Navy, rw?lto R ?! Sr.i ida, an 1 T. \ r.? u?. both of Havana. J Rluah, of I; anoe. and ,!*mr* H Weet. Feq . and fhmily, of Rhode ? land, are stopping at the Antor Place Hotel. *] W Mi *M?. V#i .and C C Mender, Frq . both of Vlr- 51 ma, ai.<!S II. Parentis, Fnq,, at Omnectlcul, are stopng at tbe M tvsn Hotel. " Hon Herati*a King, of Washington, es Preimastnr ai mr-al and Ueneral Townsecd, ef Albany, arc stopping * I fln> N?e? York Hntt I *Jj On *riM* It "mrr IP n Or* rye P Iae*V and Colonel f. H liwnrdewi. all of Ww (.vl-wr*. Hon. h. J. ITslil mas * IVi?i*\ Irani* H W Conner. l>q , of Cbarleeton, and *J lward haldw t, fcaq if Huston, arcstopping at the Fifth ,, s?smm< fhaM n >e? * A Re.hardoon. ef lUinoi*; Her Tad or k Pratt, J; nwtteville, N. Y . srd Job BoebVr. Fbq .and family, |J, Ijmteiana. are su) at tbe M Nicbolaa Hotel. .Toe* F de Oarbarga, of Havana; J. T McOmley. Esq , * d famltv. of Philadelphia; R. M Sherman, Esq . of Fall '[ ver.H Rlvdetiburg, Frq . ?S't D Ripley, Fsn , Ixrth of jy w York. and .1 K. Hrvfc. F*q. and w.fe, of HarUbrd, 8 e sto|>plns at lite Oairt.i.'on Iv tel O Kyr f .1 II- n, tnn r ran O v oil General at Havana, ? d fvmlli Mr W R Prar<>, if Ube t'n.b-d PUIes am*r, d Mr* 1 II Tr mble. of**, are *tejq>.i)j; at the erett Hons*. I' < tro Abrer.n, and forty, t IV trs?. . i . and Ihily, AetoDiO TYei lo, and Fnillio ' a, >M ^ Havana, ai d '<r A T. Hrli, ?f the Nv? York ta>. an stopi rg at the loan l lnoc llitoi | Ja JULY 6, I860.?TR1PLB Kev. J?r?b ?. Harden, the Wife Poleoner. or* BK1.V1MCHS COIUt?SPONl>fci>L'l&. Bflvwkhk. N. J , July 5, I860. Mridtrc and the Fourth of July?Chora* ler and Deportment of Harden?Hit Cell and Virile n?Hit tXnfu two?Preparations for the Mecution, de., <tc. The execution of the Rev. Jacob 8. Harden, of whose rial and conviction, upon the charge of wife-poisontug, iit reader! have already been informet, takes place ,t Belvidere to morrow. Belvidere is a very pretty little ullage, of sonic sixteen hundred inhabilanta, aituated inionf the hills of Warren county, New Jersey, and ipon the banks of the Delaware river. A small reek, emptying into the Delaware, and crossed by everal bridges, divides the city into two equal arts, and this and the hilly nature of lie utry giv 'f >eauty and variety to what would otherwise be a very rdiDary country village. Belvidere has many mannen j.d customs, ancient and unique, which would be well rorth description at any other time, but at present ts chief interest is derived from the execu ton which is to take place there. Its touses are generally well and substantially built, and one ild stone edifices seem as if they might legally lay claim o that honor, shared by so many old dwellings, of being ither the birth place or residence of Revolutionary . roes. Indeed, there is a tradition current that Washt gton refreshed and rested himself at one or two of the ccient mansions. In this, as in many other districts, Belridere reminds one forcibly of a quiet, steady, slow, toivg Yankee village, in New England. On the 8oulh ide of the creek is the Jail and court house, both In the ame building, fronting upon a large park, fringed in ? ith churches, of all persuasions and denominations?for Je Ivtdere goes regularly and religiously to church, and rayci iijrcuugB ucic uuukc- up iui (.uiitcrui, uiduca ?uu dher city excitements. Tbe jail id a large, brick building, unrounded on tbe ear side by a high wall. Tbe room for holding tbe ourtt is on tbe second floor of the odiflce, and on tbe irst floor are tbe sheriff's office# and reeideuce and the :ells of tbe prisoners. Harden occupied a cell in the lortb cast corner of tbe jail, with wndowi, strongly >arred. commanding view# of the jail yard, and, on the 'art, of tbe green holds beyond the village. Of course every one ie astir with excitement In regard :o tbe execution. Such occaaiona do not often happen in die lifetime of a village like Iklvidcre, and no conviction 'or acapital crime boa been held bereuutil that of Harden o.iii? the 1'arke and Carter murder. In 1W4. Blairstown, h? residence of the Harden family, la but titleen railed, ind Mr. Ramsey's. tlie scene of the murder, is only ton nilee distant, wnile Harden eas preached both at Bel vide re and in all the surrounding country, so that all rem to have a double interest in the caae. A great iow.I therefore, expected at the execution, to-morrow, although many of tbe citizens have made lUeuuoua ellorta to bave tbe affair conducted pro rale)y. Either out of p-spcct for the feelings of the ,<riaoner,flr for some other cause to the writer unknown, there waa no attempt at a r?t, bration here yesterday net every citizen of Belvidere who could get out of town eft for Hope, Ear ton, or some adjacent place. All busi ns* was sii*|>c..d<-<i, and the town seemed depopulated. Ticritt Sweeny baa received no less than three .hcusand applications for admittance to lh? xccution from all porta of the country. Our citizens ol 'bilsdrlphia sent an application, with a certificate from -tie of the Aldermen ol that city, stating th..t he waa ai; intelligent and respectable man.'' Many of the othei otters rueivod by the Sheritt might be el;-sed mucin he rurtoeltles < f literature. Ordy one hundred and dfty leracua, however, will be admitted to witne.-e THE EXECUTION, Ubich will take place in tbe enclosed yard of the jail. I?bc gall ,wa was erected on Monday last, at ttic re|uest of Harden, in sight of tbe windows ol lit cell, as he wtshed, be said, to familiarize itmsclf with its appearance. Tbe gallows la rudely but trongly constructed of unhewn timbers, and has never >een used before. A platform, with a railed stairway, i-ada to tbe drop, which is so arranged as to give a fall ol nor feet, and la so simple that an accident or mishap is Imret imj? ssible. The coffin of the prisoner is already repared. He will be led from bis cell to the gallows, nd will bo dressed In his ordinary clothing and ct in a shroud. a black mask is provided > be drawn over his face. Tbe execution ill probably ie- burned as much as possible, and It is "t el pec ted that he will nrnke any address from the gal ws, as he at first intended. His body will bo immeiately given up to bis family for Interment. Marin ' bus superintended all these details, and ;ie gallows baa been erected according to his irerttoiiK, lie having said that he preferred being r?i>|>ed to being run up, and having selected tbe corner f tbe yard in which be wished the gallows to stand, ione will be admitted to tbe jail yard without a ticket, isued by the sheriff, and reading as follows ? Bklvidkks Jail, June AS, 11M0. I ; Admit the bearer > To witness tbe execution of ; Jacob S. Harhkv > WM 8WEEMY, Sheriff. \ Tlie apparent mistake in the date Is accounted for by be fact that Governor Olden granted a respite to Harden util to morrow, July 6lh. Harden now aujs that he il i rfectly ready to die, and could not wish to have the extulioii further postponed. mtiwxvn o laAnAinn ajii? i?r.rwm ar.."> i. Fir.ce hi* conviction Harden'* deportment baa been noti extraordinary. In every respect be teem* to b? that hi* friend* call a "myitertou* man." No mattei .ho viilta him,or what diatrem and anguish I* exhibltod, ? alway* maintain* the *ame wonderful calmness. He iy* ttiat he is perfectly pre|<ared to die, and Inquire* of be minister* who vlcil him how strong their fhlth ia i his ultimate salvation. During hi* confinement e ha* been engaged in writing hi* autobiography, InItiding a confession of the crime of which he Is oonvtctrt. Ill* confession will probably be published in book rm He give* full details or bis crime, and the Dly reason he offers for It I* that, alibough his wife ms a flue woman, ho did not like bcr. He first gsve tr arsenic while the was sitting upon his knee, e hrd sprinkled the poison npon the apple, and his wifl* tade some remark about the "gritty" taste of the fruit, hi* dose he followed up by quantities administered In Inger snd ginger tea. The statement of Heck, the Basin apothecary, In regard to Harden having purchased oiaon there, was strictly true. Harden says that e did not go to Kastoo to purchase arsenic, but bat, having arrived there, he bought a large quantity, ot only at Heck4*, but also at another druggist's. He Iso purchased a rial of laudanum, and all of this poison e gave his w ife. He says In-had no adequate Idea of be crime he was cotnnilMing, and be did not fully eallre It until be beard the s[*er.hcs of oouu rl at hi* trial. The Intense ruder inga of his life did notat all affect him He says tbat he thinks there i something larking in hti rpamzntion. The truth Is but liarndin's animnl, sensual nature it very large, and Lit- continued meat ion or ni? paratoua blunted 11 moral a<li*iblHly. Tin* pro. ? *? ia not minairal. ami ha* often been remarked Rut Harden ad little arorihiltiy at ?r?t. no love for In* kinl. no rvcrctice for God or man. and a aelf will * Inch ever rtme averyting elf. Add to th?we {wcultarttM bin In ?*r *?i,*unhem and the e(T?< t which Indulgence ) |?moD ha* u|?'D hi* moral nature, and bla iIduiof, coldneae. apathy, want of appreciation f bla crime, and li* c< >nae<j oencee, aad bla ccdlrra, rulncua act lor* after the crime ar II ea*ily accounted for. Harden la no demon, a* anme paw. hut a young man, d ley race. I and l<?t through nmlnal Indulgence of bla ren*nal paeeion*. The real Mdlre of bin crime wa*. douhtleee, hia dealre to marry liar Mnitb, of wh< in he nay* very little*. but etui enough ? thow tbal be lored her better than any ooe el?e on irth, and aa deeply aa be could ever love, nil, he aaya, be dooa not know whether thta aa real lore. or only mere pamton. There are many via 11 era to aee Harden, but ooly auch Irrgynn n aa be invitee are admitted Hi* father took ?ve of him aome time ago, and bla brother M praying ?d ringing with btm aa we write. Hi* mother aad ait rw?four InG re*ting glrla?have not vlalted him nee the trial, and will probably not aae him (am before the execution. Harden was moo* to know If the Hmuui reporter had arrived, aad iwlred an latrrvtrw with him. The execution will take lace al noon tr morrow laet Pun day, at Harden'a reBert, the choira of the village aang to him. and aow, ur many rxtireenoaa of noaiteore. be eara that ha la id (Jttly rnady, bat anitow to di?. Arrtvalf mmd Dtpartar**. ITlIB Ijtumt **n Qrr?arrow* ?ptrtumRtp Pan? MB* C 'irtiwr, Yioorut WhI1m-?, tatty and two nhUdr**; Mr RawI.Mr (>44.. Mia* Walk? Rally Marrar. Mr and Mra Hwttaar, MOM Onn*. two rMldraw and thrr* aarraat*. Mr and Mra rafcrr. A Vlrtan, P Kaaton. J Mnanrwra. T MrWtnn. Raattaan r> la. R I nwrrotw. M da Ifca W I'wpWU. A aHnjir urhman. F RaUua, J Haaa. A ieRlrrtn*ar, J Oila *. Mr* art?. Mia* A mrhbtaaTT Co*. U Ballard. J Dawaoar. C IJf tt. r. Kmc. D Kin*. Ml?a Oobb, Mlaa Kin*. J Roylalnn. Mr rtrrr, J MoCrr, J (Nwhran, Mr Horaail and ana. Mr Fraton. Ilalary, Mr and Mra RlUar. Mr and Mr* Lula Mr aad Mra inru. tw< rhllttrea and Ihrar aorranta; Mra MadHrou, Mlaa born. Ml** M A Urn. (' 4roU. Mraara Htriabrrf, 1/owotan. Ut > ?. Faktmann, Cummin*. McFartand, Monro, Mnrrlan*, |> H rata. W Puna. U AW?A Mr AlamaMr, J Rhtnaln. J Mtrbot <n, (1 Crulkahank. R Rlcol. A Prrnrm. Mi?n Cnllry, Mrwaa. r.dlHrrr, Cnillla. TV wiptrn, l>*nink-tu?, J H Rmith, Mr ir* a in* F M*ttar1r>. F Hrituln. A (lulld. Mr Oaklry, W C .trka. Urn In Pmphrtr. In PronbHr, Jr.J CunnltiAham. J arlan.1. F Maa*. B C Win. Mr Randa J wray, Maaara R*RIttr, t^Riltb. Wlkaai. Mr and Mra WUUamann. A Orranrll, ra Krana. Mr* fUmaar and four rbildrra. MMn Wallac*. R H ibdrri Mr* Watann, Mlaa Htbdan. T Raaaaay. J ChaUrndnr, ?iff. T Charlnai. Mr and Mra MalnlrT. Urn La Prnohrtr'a mn a?rant, r llrnry, Mr* Tatr* aad tlirrr rhildrrn. F Maw, Nrwbunt. V Farrrm. P Br land 1* Total 13d. Iiraarom?Rtaamahtp Mdhtburir?Mr and Mra Wondhaad. uld and nuraaa, Rr* Mr t.nndy, Mra Inndy, Mr and Mra aim. MB* WkMnff. O Boarh. P Pmaar.J Richard*?. John Mia, Rrr Mr lualowi. Mr* tvrtrwv, P Rrainpt?. J Calrrrt, n? krabi*. F Coonba. Ml**** dorr, Mr Jamr* Oorr, J W trr, Mr OMnrnai, M?nry Prrmporl Mr Raw linn and two dldran, K I rwi*. Mr Vptou, Capl Thorp. Mr Smith, Mr KaUp, Ir Byrne*. Mra PrwyVm Brw Oni.rtaa aad Hi tar* BtamaaMp Oahawba?R T llrranrt. Mr* Rl M Brraort and four eMIdr?; R Coopfr, ho* Martin. P Makrrtr. lady and tafant: 0 M Drraaea d laity, Mra R Partdana Cant John Lotah*. F A Arm mrur, R I, I?Rip and d?n*vr, John Andrrwm laddy and inchwr; WUllam Rrrd. MraOCaldwrQ Mra FO K*arnry, ?rt **d nura*; R A (twro, F A Kbrrmnn, Mr* tr>w. (hr? I ltd ran and tww anraa*. Chart? Oaffy, WUllam Mow?*omaey, r P W rtham, F W K rrr halt, W CFnt, A Putney. Mra Caboti id infant, J H Clark, Pr MnU, Chart? J Halm, U R Oonaul rnrral, Havana. Mra C Halm, ana and two aarvaata; J P inf ra. TV maa Rtmparm, John Plaplaa, F Rapaoehndr. John Martina*. J II linn, hit A Pal*. TV? Vtncut. R llbrrt, John R Rmkk O?I Rrad*haw. L J Arkarman, in F Allrn, Frdro Abrau, lady, ftvaahUdrmt aad nuraa. A r It ram. Mr* Batlram. ABaauillo, R da la Racra. J J Mar ia*, lady, tv? rRtldran and aarrant, Kmatto Cakmano, M rndlarr, lady and two rktldrm, H M (Itata. J B Puralt. an Mumta, R do la Falma, F kanry. John Part**, J Ma 'atto, R CaitiaM. P P*R?. A Taqnlardo lady and rblld: A ruMHL C \ a may. J Arotao. H Bob?a. J M*ror*a and lady. Plaaarw. lad*. (Ira rtnldrra aad aarr?t: J II Mtwaan. C?a r*r Mra J R TrUnball. 1. Frrnandrr. John A RUola*. Mra L rtrrman. U B Pan art*. J?a Pianaaro, Mr* M Pay, IC ab. Frrnaado Part? Tidal, IB TO ARRIT*. Mrw Owtaiim?Rt?mahm Flmida?Mr* Rwtnoy and thraa .idrwn. M? Rwtnay. Mr* Ion,art. Mm ilrtaff and iworMI an. M ?* RPuN?. Mm r'rai*. Mm R A A*inyi\ Mr* l?ry .1 rbtw. A U+at. Barnard Rhmw. Pr A J Waama. Pr lUik sngsr. THE SEVENTH REGIMENT. Tlscl* Departure lor Cuinp Scott?Terrible Acddtat at the Ferry?The Camp Orounrt* and the Pitching of Tent*. Wo announced several weeks ago In the Herald the fact that the Seventh regiment (National Guard) '.unl decided to perform camp duty during the present summer. Tliis intelligence was at llrst thought by some to lie premature. We subsequently anticipated the reports of ail the dally and w<* kly ncwsiuipers by giving a description of the camp site and other matters connected therewith which was thought to bo interesting to the general reader. The Seventh regiment is acknowledged by all, par ?bctUcttce, the best volunteer organization In the United Hates, and, wo doubt not, in tbe world. This reputation they hnye won by hard work in tho drill room, in our streets and on tbe field. Nailing of attaching any tarnish on the escutcheon of tbe gallant Seventh, a few interested parties have attempted, from time to time, to raise tho cry that it is au aristocratic organization,and thus euduw' vor to create a hostile tceling among their follow soldiers. Tlii* charge we emphatically declare to he utterly tawe ana calumnious; there ia sot a more democratic orgaulmli id | extant, either of a civil or military character. The Seventh regiment ia couponed of aome of our principal i j merchant*, bunkers, lawyer*, mechanic*, 4c , among j whom the utmoat unity and good feeling exist, and it la to thia fact, coupled with another we have already named, that the regiment has acquired their fame for j good dlacipline. The encampment has been looked forward to with conalderablc Interest, not only by the members of the regi{ ment but by hundreds of our cltlaena, and the "camp ! grounds" will, without doubt, beflbe centre of attraction during the next teu daya. Aa we shall have the city overrun with visiters to see the Great Eastern, they will also avail themselves of the opportunity to visit the noble Seventh Every arrangement has been made to reach the ground without difficulty, which can he done in about one hour's rule, hy steamboat and cars, fri m the foot of Whitehall street. Imring the |<nst two <1 ays the members of the Regiment have been making all necessary arrangement*, in accordance with the following general order, Issued by 1 cxil Ia-Herts:? THK OKPF.H FOR THE EN CAMP MENT. ok.vxkal okiikh HO. 11. I IltunqrAKTKKH, ski k.vth H?m*k.\t, National Giard, > N'sw York. June 16, 1800 j The regiment having decided to go Into camp, on SUten i Island, the 6th of July prox., the Colonel hereby dlrocta tliat the reginieut |<arade, fully uniformed (gray troui scrs), armed and equlpjied, on that day. Regimental line will form in lathyette piaco, right on Fourth street, at half past one o'clock 1*. M. Drum Major Graham will [ report with band and drum rorpa to the Adjutant upon the ground. Captain I'erley, with his command, will proceed to the ramp ground by the two o'clock steamboat of I that day, and upon arrival will assist the officer there in i charge of the ground in the preservation of order. The f Fa Id and PtalT, dismounted, will report to the Colonel, at , his quarters, at quarter jwst one o'clock. Quartermaster , Winchester will pro vice the tr disports for the regiment, and will also take charge of the baggage, which is hereby [ directed to be sent to lalnyette Hall, on Thursday, 5th of r July, by nine o'clock A. M. Commandants of coiu|?anle? will direct their Third Sergeants to report to Quartermaster Winchester for duty, in conformity to paragraph 870, General regulations. Members of the regiment will not be allowed to take part in the encampment who, for the ' first time, rc|?>i t after evening parade of Wednesday, 11th o1 July. Citiasn's dress will not be allowed to he worn in ' Qsnip. In respectful remembrance of the distinguished service* of the Commander in Chief of the army, the Colonel hereby directs that the eucatuprnent for which this order issues sliali he known as " Camp Scott." By urut'l Ul VWIVUl l JJOIHWU 1* III I J. B. IJEBENAU, Adjutant. R. M. Wren, Q. M. Brrgt. TIIK CAMP 8TTK. The rsmp site in located on the premises of the Richmond Club ground, New Porp, teuton bland, a little oyer one hour's trip, subdivided between steamboat couveyanee and the new Staten bland Railroad. ,T!ie ground b a level plateau, occupy Ing several acres or ground, and is need by the occupant* aa a racecourse, or rather exercising ground* for fuel horses. The principal part of the ground la of level, velvet, grassy award, running parallel ami within twenty Ave feet of a sandy beach facing Rarilun Hay, aflording extensive viewa of the Narrows, long bland, Sandy Hook and Jersey Neck. Tbe camp ground is within the race track proper, and the backs of the outer rows of the company tenta run parallel with the course, which is nearly a parallelogram. On the north the ground is bounded by the celebrated Vaiiderbllt farm, which, In itself, owing to its fertility and extent, is an object of attraction; and on the east and west, liut a short distance from the camp, by beautiful groves of cedar. In varim* parts of the camp ground are majrstic pine, cherry, cedar, elm and other shade 1 trees, now in full foliage, which presents a very picturesque scene to tbe beholder. The Richmond Club i House, with its old fashioned architecture, and patches i of law u, rural retreats and shade trees Is In direct proximity. The length of the camp is to be located in a line In in east to treat, fronting on tbe biter. A neat little cedar grove directly it front of the parade ground i will a (Tor (I ample shade from tbe sun for several hundred i spectators, from which there la an unobstructed view of the parade ground, and indeed the entire camp. THE CAMP. i There are two hundred tenta, exclusive of that belocg' ing to the colonel and staff, and the manner In which they are pitched reflects much credit on Captain Netle and his corps of engineers, who have been employed in the laying out of tbe grounds. The parotic ground is COO feet square. It is situated immediately In front of the camp. There Is one main street or avenue, which Is SO feet wide and 360 long. This beaded Isdfert's avenue, and leads up to tho Colonel's marquee, which b twenty five feet by thirty. There are roor smaller avenues on either side, each containing eighteen UntSflen feet square, making 144 company tents, occupy ing 1,440 square feet of ground. Bach street it called by the name of the captain of the comdbbv which nrruniM It In froot of I be (Mom-I's tout ere thoeeof the company's ofltccrs, numbering sixteen, each Uo feet square. In the rear of these to another row of similar tents, appropriated to the Engineers and N. C. Staff. The magazine Is twenty feet square, and la located Immediately In rear of j the Colonel s tent, and on a line with the latter are the tents for the a mmissioned staff, two of which (Lieutenant Colonel and Major) are 16x30 met, and the remainder are each ten fret square. Directly In the rear of the main arenue la the regimental mess tent, which is 160 feet In length, and behind this are the kitchens, which are built of wood, and hare range*, roasters, large hollers and every convenience fur cooking. The band hare sixteen tents, which are directly to the left of the magaalne, and the troop have also sixteen, which are directly to the right thereof, and ten, fret square each. The tenia of the former run in a direct line with the tents of the seveuth company in camp, and those of the Troop with the second company In camp. The quarter master's stores are on a line with the band tents, and the barber's shop Is on a line with the tents of the Troop. Facti of these Is twenty by thirty feet square. The guard tent (twenty five by thirty) is In front of the parade ground and in direct line with 1 offert's avenue. The whole ramp la surrounded by a picket fence, and there la a row of line cedar trees along the front. On tha beach there are a large number of bathing houses, of whttb no doubt the men will avail tbamselvw. There can he no question hut It will be the feature of military encampment, and that thousands of our cltlsent wlU avail themselves of the opportunity to vlatt It. Ths suit of equipugr recently granted the regiment will be used for the first time, and wlU add much to the splendor of the aSair The regiment Is en fail. In camn dutv. and Uw> Urge rreponee that will b* ahown Will iMlN In nmklog It Ihf "etuf 4'mmre" at Ihr irmor. Their erkhnM band, under the conduct at Bud Matter Grnfulla, will be another of the many feature* thai will characterise tha ramp In order to prevent the depredation* at "tha light Angered gentry," a guard of npeclal poileemea. under rapt. Turn bull, of the K?ghih precinct, In detailed to pot any of the fraternity who may attempt to exarctae their calling. During the encempment, the forenoon will he devoted to /hard mounting, dreea parade, rompany and battalion drill, nod tha afternoon to battalion drill and full dreaa parade, allowing ruflh ieot renplta between the morning ud afternoon drill for the troops to receive their Mm da and fer%er real loo. No doubt thia eaoampment will be ana ef the Amarlaan military foatur** ef the nineteenth eaatury. Many of tha miaibw of the forvunth ran m?et here umlu d omnmo0 teat too* from dllfervat porta of the rnton, malting Inqulrlee on the a object, and many dtett^wMmd pemmngm have atgniAed their iatenttaa of being prieaat at 'hmp Reott In preprht pnwa Severn! military rinmmaadi from abroad will be among the etaltern who r?mi- hither to get ocular demonstrate ? of the maaner la which New Yorker* eve duct a mflltary camp Colonel Leflhrtt, the aocomplbbed eommandant of the Seventh, te determined to make lb* camp one for tamtructkoo la mllliary ear vlea, ud en their retnrn home oer cltlrena may depend upoe aeing the troope improved in dlacipllne and general appearance. POWTM OP m COMMANDANT OP A CAMP. Tat the beneiewf wham It may onocara, we append the following n tract from a Mate law. panned April 14, IMA, eaMtled An act In relation to UK Find di via Ion and Fifth brigade of the New York Mate Militia ? fo e. *. If aay brigade or regiment ahall elect to go Into eamp for on* or more day*, either with la or without the bound* of the divieton dirtrtet, the emmnandlng ofllcer may caune thrwr under hi* com mud to peifomi uy Held or ramp duty, and conform to inch polio* regulations M he ehaJI require: and may ahn put under runrd for a dog uy non otnmimtooed ofBeer or aoldler who MnD dfoobuy the order* of h? ruperior officor, or la uy way Interrupt thergerr UH* aho all other pernoo* who shall treepae* pen the parade ground, or In uy way or manner Inter- : nipt or moloat the orderly dleoharg* of duty of then* 1 ndrr arm*, and alao may prohibit and prevent the sale I . r all spirits rue liquor* (rscept by hemmed bonam) with- 1 n one mile of *uch parude or encampment, and alao In 11* discretion may onate, a* nuisances, all nnokMan or auction *ale* or gambling. PAll.Y NOtTTN* OP PI TUB IN CAMP. Reveille to be bent at snnrlee. Morning gun to be flred at sunrtee. lea* on the Trencher?ChU for break fort at ten mlaateo befrve *li o'clock A. M. Call for details?Tn prepare for guard duty, at tweoty minute* before erven o'clock A. M. Call Be detail*?For guard duty, to repair to regimental parade, at teo minute* t-eforr seven o'clock A. M. Troop at guard mounting at seven o'clock A. M. The arartnMy At half part erven o'clock A. M , to form by company for mm pony drill. p First *c rgrant'* call?For Sorgrant* to report to adjutant at a quarter after right o'rWk A. M. To the color fadjntant a call), to form by battel ion at haif part clrht o'clock A. M. Foavt Reef.?("all lor dinner at 12 o'clock M ItspecUn of the camp, by the cfficer of the day. Tin) assembly at live o'clock P. M , for compnniM t?- 4 ft ID> for rVHuluH piuiulfi. ** > irst Sergeant's call?For sergeants to report to attoulaafc ' f< r rvt liing j*rade, at tiltreu minutes after live o'clock P. M To tlio color, (adjutant's call,) to form by battalion fcr* eveDing parai'c, at half past tive o'clock 1*. M. fall lor detail*? fo pr* pare for guurd duty, at twenty minutes betcre seven o'clock p. m. Call lor detail*? or guard dutr, to repair to regimental) faratte, at ten minutes before seven o'clock. 1* M. Retreat at guar J mounting, at seven o'clock P. M. Km ning gun to lie tired at sunset. Call for supper, at fiall past stven o'clock P. M. Tn it on, at eleven o'clock P M. Between tattoo and reveilld strict camp discipline wilV I prevail; sentinels will allow no perron to puss tho linos j, tin visiters will be allowed in enmp, except by permission,, in r m ill any rou commissioned otilcer or private bo allowed to pass llie guurd lent without u written laws fronv li.s < on,maintain or a Oclel officer, or with the countersign. From reveille till sunset all me in tiers of the regiment ? i iti uniform or fatigue dress und all rt*i>ectabl<) iieraonH will be allowed t pars unv of the non-commissioned officers' posts, oil the lili? of sentinels, to aud froui camp, at* well as at the main guard. No stranger will be allowed' i to take any bundle or property from cainp, except by Iho main guard, and by permission of the officer of the guard. I Alter sunset, and until "tattoo," sentinels will nol a1 i low- any |>err> n to puss their hues, except wtth the cr I tcietgn; all others will be required to pass 1 guard, under the surveillance ot the officer of o , / I unless otherwise ordered by the Colonel. AJ1 perron, of whatever rank in the service, are roquired to obrervo respect towards sentinels. Ail company tor mat mi s will lake place in their respec - the hand*. Ibe other two wounded men lay aliumt lifeless upon the ground till picked up by tbelr frleml*. Dr. ("hccscman, iur|ieon of the regiment, tmmodvitcly attend.-d tb< m, siul at the request of Colonel IefTerta, repaired * ith the unfortunate men to the N'cw York Hneplta], accompanied by officer Sullivan, of the harbor police, who. procured enrri/gee for them, tiilbert la Uionght to bv very ' seriously Injured, and will no deubt loae hit eyesight rhould he recover. Welch may alao km ona of hw- ? eve*, but he la not thought by the attending pbyslctonaat the hoepltal to be seriously injured. Welch to the Mtu man who waa blown up by the discharge of a cannon on the flattery about two year* ago, and waa then quit* badly hurt. No blame any way caa be attached to the regiment. aa they bad nothing whatever to do with the flrinr of the salute, nor wrr* they aware that it waf iutended for them, until after the accident. The tiufortuuat* sflhir , created for a time a aad feeling among the men, bnl *?>< reaching the Island they began k> brighten op and feel more like themselves again. TBI TBir HOWS THK BAT waa anything hut pieasnot. for aa roon aa the steamer left the rraft, the ratn fell m torrents, and continued so % up to the time they reached the landing. Ihiring tho voyage the men equipped thrmsclvca in ihotr overroaw, which came quite accr-ptnbfe, as it was very cbiOy em the water. Aa they uearrd Ihe lower landiug a salulw / , of twenty Arc guns waa flred by the Seventy-third r*? ginx-ni, under charge or Mr. Oct** M.iwley, and cq> landing, the "Seventh" was received by theSeventythird regiment, Col RayT ompking, and escorted to thacut. A cnmmtttr from the Richmond Chih, under Henry 0. Townsend Fsq , on whoee grounds tha camp Is pltdbed, welcomed them, and made every mcnaery arrangement fbr their departure fur the "campgrounds. " It was past fonr o'clock when the tram ' Cot wider way, and, on leaving, tbey www cheered y the " soger boya," who bad turned out la crowds to ace them. The Richmond Cub accompanied them lo? the camp grounds, and will nee that everything thalfia deairrd for the erontn modal Ion of the regiment thai! bw furnished while on the Inland. < on camt hcott comgarowimicg. Ci*r Scott,8. I., July k?dH. 16 The refintent left Venderblit landing at Ave o'clock la; the rare of the Slatcn Inland Railroad. The train vie rrmpoeed of Dve rare and one locomotive. After a pleaaant trip of twenty m ion tee the train reached New Dorp station, the nearest cue to. and within three-quarters of , a mile of the camp ground. An the troops were si rente hundred! of the Suten Inlander*, both male and female, anarmWed at rarleua points and gritted the troops wtlh ehrrie and ether dinmelrattoae af welaome. The regiment. after alighting from the earn, rifeimed In line, and at half past Ave o'clock were on the march few the ramp. frn reaching the eamn a eery unique some proaeatad It- , self to the beholder The huge mens tent, 100 by lAO.ww erected, the bead tents were up, alec those fbr the engineer roryn and the guard The Aag staff in front of thin parade is erected. The rsgimeat after reaching f were dismissed, and each company marched to the atria* I assigned fbr It to camp At present appearances tha nrather looks unprupltloas for the troops, tha sky still continuing in gtvn every evideaos of rata. Tha troop t* well housed la a targe barn appropriated to their ase ha ' Mr. Vaaderbllt, sad which Is in proximity Is tha camp. lssihly City Mawp* Rsooaim Acinar or Mnac.?We are glad to ha ab>? to amis that Mr. Wywas, as well aa all the other person* injured by tha recent accident to tha building, are rapidly improving sad are considered oat of danger, la coabeellon with this matter, we have been requested by Dr. I Hall to correct a alight error la the report of the wound- v ed la Raaday'n Issue, by which it might be inferred thai W ha had the professional care of all tha Injared, when only one la under his charge, flmpsoa, the meat strlcu-lr Dart, *H Ml In the Medical In*tltate In W mhtnyton tract, wider Um enpevvtslan of Pre. Ajrrra, Bnaer ad . i Wlieley. one wm rant to lb# City Hospital, ud the oth. mm iitki private prattles of Or. Ayerea. Knnimi Ami*?The Vtlra (N. T.) paper* state thatra lb* J7tb alt., Runnel Dayton, a reeldent of Clinton,. * N. Y., left that plnee In a wagon, in notnpray with Mr*.. Peiton hi* wlta'a *l*ter. for the pnrpnee of taking b?r to her menda In a aelirhbnrlnir village. While paen'ng through a piece of wood* ia the town of Augusta, Ave* i mile* from Clinton, he Induced bar to net oat of tha wa~ Bi with bin on pretence that It needed Hilar After ring the wagon be attempted to vMate her rerano. bat the art away from him. when ha fbUnwed bar an? ' bent bar with a beary club, leaving har tar dead. Da I ben went haok borne with the wagon and told hi* fhlber that be had killed hi* mater In law In the wood*, and taken laudanum to kill himratt. The landaanm. however, proved to he simple laragortc, and ba rami recovered from It* edbet*. On *earrhlng for Mr*. Pert on, It wan found *he had recovered mmclanUy to reach the nearest n " Idrm honrc, hot her wound* are aappraed to be mortal. a ? ^ rWTlon h?? heen (wNty of raveral crimen, though hm ftther ? family la highly reepertahle. He pretend* to hg inraar. but none of fee neighbor* believe In the plan. tlvr direct#, on the ii.-Se nearest the main street, Uieir flanks resting oil the front line of company tenU). No officer is, on any account, Ui sleep out of camp, except by permission of tbe commanding officer. Citireus' drees will not be allowed to bo worn ilk ulup. DEPARTURE OF TIIE IlEOrMFKT. In aecordauro with the above order the line formed on 1 afajrette place at half |<ast one o'clock, right on fourth street. The turnont was remarkably slim, but Is owing to doubt to the tat .going parailo of the Fourth and lb? npleasant state of the w eather. Tbe parade was In full drets, winter pant* and knapsacks, the men looking remarkable well. Captain Neile and his corps of Knyineers proceeded to Ni w fiorp on the morning of tbe Fourth and commenced laying out tbe grounds. Captain Pcrley, with his com- * ' jr.atid. proceeded to the Island in the two o'clock steamboat. yesterday, in order to assist tbe officer there In cluirge in tbe preservation of order. The fallowing rn.rothe officers of the regiment and the number of men thahparuded:? OFFICER* OF THE SEVENTH REGIMENT. Field?Colonel, Marshall LeHerts; Lieutenant Colonel, a F.. M. ruwford; Major. Cm. A. Fond. / Staie?Adjulai.t, J. H. Liebeuau; Quartermaster, LocknW. Winchester; Paymaster, Aaron Kemp; Surgeon, F. M. Cheettman; Assiatnnt Surgeon, E. M. Cameron; Chaplain, George W. Bralnerd. 4 Knuutna asid AHinuutv Cokts?Captain, E. L. Viele; First Lieutenant, George C. Farrar; Second Lieutenant,. E. M. le Moyne. Tkoop?Captain, E. L. Perley: First Lieutenant, Henry A. Cragtn; Second Lieutenant, N. B. McLaughlin. Ijne?Eight Co ?Captain (and Brevet Colonel). H. C- / Shumwsy; First Lieutenant, C. Host wick; Second Lieutenant. L. B. Bibcock. Jhint Co.?Captain, James Price; First Lieutenant, J. JWick stead; Second Lieutenant, Geo. T. Haws. Sixth Co.?Captain, B M. Severs; First Lieutenant, W. E. Vermtlyea; Second Lieutenant, Robert F. Hals ca<l. S'crnd Co.? Captain, Alex. Shalcr; First Lieutenant, Emmor.s Clark; Second Lieutenant, N. L Earn ham. fburth Co.?Captain, IVm. H. Klbletl; First Lieutenant, Wit. Gumoy; Second Lieutenant. Jno. W. Bogcrt. Sn-mth Co.?Captain, Jno. Monroe; First Lieutenant. J, P. Sihermerhorn: Second I.ioutenaat, J. D. Moriarty. ' ' Fifth Co.?Captain, Wm. A. Spoaight: First Lieutenant, Chr tstopher Corlcy; Second do., Jam OS t lay lor. FYrtf Co.?Captain, Vm P. Bense'; First Lieutenant, J. M Hewitt; Second do., J. I,. Hsrway. Sox Con missioned Stake ?Assistant Quartermaster, W, Iitimbeor, Jr.: Assistant l'aymas er, Meredi'.b Howland; . ? C< mmirsary, William Patten ; Ordnanie Officer, John A. Baker: Sergeant Major, R. C. Kathbone; Quartermaster \ Sergeant, R. M. Weed; Sergeants Standard Hearers, S. W. Srott, W. H. Pierce; Ordnance Serseaut, John H. Draper; Commissary Serge int. I.. L. S. Clearman; General Guides, S. O. Ryder. J. Morrison; Drum Major, David Graham; Hand Master, C. & GratTula. ( RECAPITULATION. Fl? Id officer* 3 Second Co 4B Staff officer* 9 Third Co 29 Non-commissioned tail'. 0 Fourth Co 2ft Engineer corj# 10 Fifth Co 1ft Drum corps 19 Sixth On 4T R*Dd 40 Seventh Go 29 Troop :t0 Eighth Co 29 Flint Co 26 ? > Tlital t 36ft After the beating off the regiment wheeled into lino and proceeded through Great Jones street to Broadway, and down Broadway to the States bland ferryr ' headed by a detailed tile of police, under Captain Turnhull and Sergeant Mount, of the Eighth ward. The street was cleared of all vebicl<*. which gave them a fine opjiortunlty for display. Reaching the ferry, lliey embarked, for their destination at ten minutea past three, on board of the steamboat Sylph. rNFOKTt NAT* ACCIDENT. While the regiment were embarking a nnm- , ber of tbe Whitehall street boatmen, who hav* an old eighteen pounder which they use for firing salute* , y on public occasions, concluded to fire a complimentary salute on tbe departure of the regiment. John Welch,, one of the boatmen, Fred. Gilbert, an inspector of water works, and Jobn Ifcinnelly. a feeder at tbe Tribune office, undertook tbe firtnp, and after discharging two rrmnd* tbey attempG-d to load again. Gilbert bad iia old nar which he used as a rummer, sod while in the act of drlv Ing down the cartridge a premature explosion took place,, driving the rammer through the hands of Gilbert, throwing him several feet from t la* cannon, also burning him In a most terrible manner. Welch, It seems, bad also stationed himself near the musr.le of the run. and received a large portion of the powder in hia face and eyes, and was thrnvm some distanrr from the nlnrtv flmimtllv m-u Klu'hf Iv Hiirnt Ahnnt

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