Newspaper of The New York Herald, July 29, 1860, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated July 29, 1860 Page 1
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TH WHOLE NO. 8725. I THE PRESIDENCY. Oar Cleveland CorwilKiiiOit* lununDi Ohio, July 23,16W. S?ft? With Ou rt in tte SarQ*H&? Br?ckiitr rub* Kenval- -Tltll and Jwrrrt-Oifrodfctory Report* All Partus'Co -jidtnir- 'Old Dr. AWf* Particularly? BrttkxnrUUjn Etpcrird Xct a Willi W Camdi&ale?Prt KHt Po-jf. ty <tf '.he Wat, Out a Rick fUiure, rfc. Tber? v6 a f?i many Judge* .a Uie southern tier of noontxe n New York, and come of them travel more or IM at the State's expense, bat they are always in good Iriss and ready for a talk on the geeeral topic of polities. It happened that befere re-ochlng Dunkirk yesterday, no Ism tban three Judges made their appearance on the Erie railway oars somewhere in Cattaraugus county. One was Canal Oonuniesi xier, a very worthy man by hia looks, and one who evidently knows at much about a canal as the Mate requires. Tbo trio at once engaged j? a loud and general conversation, the Canal Commissioner being rather reserved and a little sleepy, not stupid. Jadge No. 1?How is it with you, Judge ? Anything going on about the State? Judge No. 2?Just returned from an official tour Inspectlag Mate canals. Don't know mnoh about anything else. Judge No. 3?Lxcoln boys waking up, Judge? Judge No. J?No, not much stirring; Lincoln's got too May votes already. Judge No. 1?I'm afraid we are too confident about Lveoln. Confidence may defeat us. Judge No. 2? Tooh! pooh I Seward would have been the best man for cs?there's no doubt abont that?but the rail-spUtar will do ihe business, nevertheless. Judge No. 9?Did yon see, Judge, What Dennett say* . about the republicans ? Judge No. 2?No. Bennett says a good many ihings about us, and some of them are cursed hard. What's the latest? Judge No. 3?He says hers, in Friday's issue, that Lincoln a virtually elected." Judge No. a?The devil be doesl What I Bennett acknowledge* that? Let's see? (Takes the paper, and reads tolas. A smile Cashes over his features, and the space between his bushy eyebrows presently expands. The smile works itself from the corner of his eyes down athwart bis nose, passes the dimples in bis cheeks, smooths a wrinkle in the northwest corner of his mouth, and plays fitfully about his lips, unt.l flnaily be breaks out Into a perfect bawl haw I haw I and cries)?Bennett does say it, don't he? And mors than that; sse bare (reads): "AH that Old Abe has to do ow is to select his Cabinet and get his things ready for a journey to Washington." Haw! bawl bawl There is some truth in the Hmuld after all. Judge No. 1?That's so. Judge No. 3?That's so?also. And they all settled themselves in their seats as complacently as if Lincoln bad been elected, and given each a good fat office. from Dranu to crrrsijixT) atd the sortowtst of omo. The great northwest of Ohio Is strongly republican. It li difficult to calculate Douglas' strength; for while the Breckinridge people declare it to be on the wane in Ohio, evidence's afforded that there is something substantial in the "Little Giant's" position which does not meet the public eye, but reste in the hearts of the people. We will take one instance for the purpose of Illustration. Tbe publisher of one of the Douglas papers In this city?the Plaindtaler?has published a campaign sheet every Presidential election for a number of years. Heretofore he has thought be was doing well if he obtained five or six thousand subscribers: at the present time the demand lor the paper is so Immense that he has been obliged Is put on an extra force in all the business departments. Commencing with one subscription book, capable of containing five or six thousand names, ne filled that to evertowmg; then book No. 2 was tilled: then book No. 3, and now book No. 4 is being rap.dly filled. He has now some forty thousand circulation, and new names pouring m from every quarter every day. This is a fact resreettag Douglas' secret strength In the West that may well be weighed in making up sn estimate of his popular.ty n this quarter. The Breckinridge men in this city are evtremcly active. Tbsy have a newspaper, ably edited, called the \atifmal Democrat, and a campaign sheet, of wh . h about five thousand copies are issued. Br" kinri Ige's strength Is ss great in Cleveland, It I* alleged, as it is in any other pari of the s!tatc of Ohio; but be does not receive the support of the foreign element, which Is great in this section. Tbe Germans aro the largest body of foreign voters, and a majority at them will go for Doagias. That is settled. 'A Douglas demonstration will take i/lace to morrow night, htaucd by a stroogr Douglas man. Col. J. W Fitch. fnrrr',r ly I'n'ted Plate* Marshal noter President Pierce, and who bow df votes his leisure 11 the raising ot fut horsca and getting up iUud l'ot Douglas. I* t i.* glanco at the political condition of some of the Borthweatern counties in Ohio, and their probablo phage in November nest. imocu got! it.?tbh county is a strong republican riuutr. Gidd.i p* resides b"re. and although l?o *u laTiw?t ?'/ j?o i-.ij, u> f at bvDt at th? last election, the county it DeT<vthe!eti dreadfully abolition. A*hta bcla will {'.yt I tucolu four flAhs of at) the vute-j <wt, ti e balance being about eqally divided between Douglas and Breckinridge. La*jt Cocvrr.?Tfcia county will give a small majority fpr Lincoln. TUc Breckinridge tnd Iiouglaa tickets will Hand thus ?1. Breckinridge; 2. Doaglaa. The d Oercnco w.ll not be very large. to*cca C< sit.?Three fifths of the rote of thi? cocnty will be glvei fir Lincoln. Ttie balance Will be nearly equally divided between Br<> kmridre and Douglas. Ct-iaflowa iOov?-.andL?The oouuty will go for Lin all, but the c.ty oi Cleveland ia- doubtful. Lr..t?l, the 4emocracy can beat t*a republicana. The Breckinr.dge ten are rallying all their strength, and arc go ng for h m anyhow. O.suan lit use ortkiaia do not, as a central tL.ig, sympathise with the Breckinridge movement, and will stand by Douglas. The democratic orgacizat'.ona a this region are of a wretch d dearrip'ion?dispirited, distracted, disrupted, disgraceful to a great party. Gray, cf the Plain Staler keep* the concern .n work.ng order I by the liorceuoM of hi3 qolll and humorous afis.slar.re of brother Att*ma* V.'trJ, (Charl>-s O. Brown, Esq , formerly of B>> loij ) eoe of the wittiest charactors of the dav IoajinnCorrrr ?Tu.? county occasionally gi-ca democratic At the preacut time, however, it ia uncertain which aide will wfin, but the chances are lu favor of Lincoln, owlag to the democratic disrupt, n. The accond on thj i ii Will be Douglas, Breckinridge third. Ka.r Couvnr will give a heavy majority for Lincoln. DtubtfUl between Breckinr.dge atd Douglas. Tfc'te la no likelihood that a ticket for B>11 acil rver"tt, or Houston and Stockton, wUl be run in either of the northwestern counties of Ohio. M aucxreanma a* rrwiu ixo cajrpnun* Major Hawkins, of Kettucay, lain town, stopping at the Angier H< uae. where, by the way. the eet.mable 'ady of a celebrated New York rol itlcian, Mr. Watts German, W also sojourning. Major II. states that Breckinr.dge s an unwilling candidate, an>' that he accepted tb? nomination only at the urgen. aolic italic* of fViroda. This may have b<-m so at the ume f Ma i.ommatiLc but h'S views have ilcubtlesa changed since then; and the tenor of hia laat and truly elojuent speerh.at I rankfirt, Kentucky, on Wednesday last, Is evidence of that fact Breckinridge w.ll ctand the fire beyond ail doubt or peradventure. He .s the representative man of Smtben) constitutional right?, and wl'J man.tam his pos.tioe with bla usual boldr.ras and .n impendence thk Lrmm or as nta*n>ft*r rnrmrw Create*- ?im- a matter at. ?g t*>e Do igla* men In this switier The} M Mfkmel upon ?ea. Pierce s influence <n it' tai' ui far >r of D ojlas, and are sadly disappoint ed at ttc finr*.1 the e\ Pr tident haa ftlt coostralne?l to pnfue. Biivk in ridge c.er. on the other band, are tall .' t'C?.c<i than otherwise.' nts oarat wm la poor as Job's tirkcy about t se day*, b tt brighter tlmts are davning. The wealth of her <road acrea will ?oon be trade available, aud the probability of the elec turn cf a ft'*t rr man for President will give a fresh m fwlae to all her industrial pursiuta and private and public terpnaea. A frw mllitona f r harbor improvements ia cfmflJcntj* calculated upou ia case of the election of Liaoctn, Ixiugina or Breckiaridga?the Utter being regard ?dai a Weat< rn man, although hailtag from a SouthviVrt Mate. The city of CVevelaad is pretty llve'y at present. The rflft v w?ll p?ipii;i?J?>>r|?ecially tb? tt'odd'e, Angler ud Aicr .cmc, all of whioh are well corductM. TT-? efctrchea laat Habbath wera fuily %lt<*>d>-d. Ifcer" ?re th rty clna cburehea ?n4 twelve faro batika n the city, all well ratrcr'rmt, ! bear. A teeeel built gf l<r?? oak. : f* the Breton Mil*, wo* \\ inch' <1 a ihts . ty oc Saturday. Talk nf of Bnatnr tnde. I migl.t moot on . Lbat a rmiVnan n. m<*.? Dr. I. Window Ayer. wholeft tt:tlty cf N< t: ma about tl?r?e years ago, not worth arar. Ich ai>1 llrirg ic fraad itrr#, havlne fe.j , eoir.'iit' .id m Kentucky. m ?taking l.i r]aaa<ir4 at? pro*e?rt?*a; tocr* to all tD? l.-jrgn ciiiaa Tb:? otcUfDM wiay be nterrat r.g to MM down Qtt r??d jt? cf tic El R?u> Tha W?t la the place to make rapi I forluuca I irrTMrw" or rxjr<--M >r>.?rT rvi wvt* or orra We hATt m^B in tbla city w full of c.aiUcoco .n the iartion <f Pou?la? that tl,?y betlore Oai.? w.U be arrtad i Ibr b m. They ??t down hi# v.*e lu the !?Ule at 1*4,000. i ar.d tfce total Tote at 400 (TOO Itoy aay the atr vule will < he between Oou*la? and < in., in, ?n J that Bre v iirirtire | w U Dot ?5,000 rote* in tba -tate Giria* Bell an I I Svatett and flouator ar.d Sl.? kV>n 10.0W n all, t w.l) 1 nam w down the c nt.at betwvn D>,i^Ur and I tnoo'o to I a pretty 'leee thave. Tie rv.^Ja* ]?Adar--. b<>wo?.T. Ii I BOTa.: 'he r fv m> to b<~: r?ry h gh .n tl <- Mate 1 WTCt'At: IX? or t.JKJOT* MS* aaoct mill ( The oor fldenne of tfc? earn oat Line la mca la the anc- < Mi of their racd Ute without -t ira.M 0 w>l Ik*! b.? ( ttmj That be wi-'l -*rry Ob o brio.ooo they feel jaala* I oarta.n aa that be w.11 .> rvn fbr the Praai leo^y. Tba I more nudtrate and d^paaa onate rapubllcami, biaiTar ( re coiiteat to claim the ?UI? by from 16, AO to SOiWO, ( and U> m the rlew "f t' *abrfcnttaJ tin* iro men a ( the r?r-h]:<-an r*r*? U?lb ??e'-t ?cf Un "lata. HatieOed I that Liacr'n will be clactod, they lo aot trouble than- l aeWee about Ognr ng rj) h.? maiorit'?. f?i* own iryw* or at"**. Tba natr wheat crr* 1 "b o la nearly a I ;a, and the x??d w'!l bo >>tt 1 a" prccadert. fane -ra of tba > ? -keye m l tfc f'\r Jr?? f* >n the.r aol <1 bark? 1 lb- earth?fran 30,000 *0 t > M.OtO.M buoh'la of wheaV i lif ? kba rr'v m c nifarei v th f"r-rwf yaarw, t ba? frrfai*Tf % V.a Jarf f ?a s af?w ('ay^ t.'* ? J E NE c-.f? rf wheat Jc!j 18 $1 83 per boafcel. do. 4a 38 11* do. Reduction in ten day* to 28 Bat nct*ithataA<liog this large falling off, the wheal growers tbemaelvea are satisfied. They have heretofore had high prioee, but nothing to V" % MtjniKIC IU UJO TWiUlkjr VI UUC UUtMU pv? bushel is considered a fair price for Ohio wheat, and will brine it out freely; twenty-five or thirty million of dellara will De brought Into the Mate of Ohio Uie present mm from the sale of wheat alone; and taking inu> considcration tho fall arc of the crop for the put Ave years, the effects of this abundanoe upon the morale and rationale of the wheat growers m the State, may well a" >rd feud for Iho digestion of the political ecoao- , mist. But little new wheat has been sent to the Eastward aa yet. In this city the Boor mills have rapacity to produce frost 176,000 barrels to 1S6.000 barrels per year, moat of it being manufactured within the trace of four'mooths. Diking the lowest estimate, we (tad that the National 11111s will produoe 70,000 barrels Cleveland (Coe & Bingham's) 00,060 do. City M.l's 60,000 do. Annual produce 180,000 do. Flour that polls here for W 25 brings $7 in New York snd $7 26 in Breton. These prices will, however, rule lower as the stork accumulates, and poor people may calculate -ipon having good bread at a cheap rate during the coming year. iftwts cr tbi ixrainoB of BRKADsnrrs rro* tbm parsinsvruT slfctki*. The effects of this abundance or breadst.iflte and tho influx of so vo?t an amount of soli! cash into the Blockings of the Tarm.ng population of Ohio aa the sale thereof will raturally bring, will undoubtedly bs felt during the present Presidential canvass. That these effects will be of momentous consequence one way or the other, there Is little question. I nave Just talked with an old anl extensive wheat grower on the subject, and may as well give in his own language his views.? Q. Uow do you Western farmers regard the new wheat harvest? I.Grand! It was never better. With the ex caption of a belt of land .bout Toledo, onr crop last year was almost an entire fhilure. For the last five years we have had bad luck. At one time the frost, and at another the weevil, or some other cussed thing. We farmers havo been en poor until now that we could hardly pay our grocery bills, and as for buying an extra frock or bonnet for the wife or the gals, we couldn't do it, unless wo ran deeper into debt at the stores. Now. thank the good God, *" have a better show. At a dollar a bushel, we Ohio farmen can live and pay onr debts. We are getting more than a dollar cow, and can therefore not only pay our debte, but give custom to the Eastern pecplo. Oouglasium In Pennsylvania. OUB HARRI^BCRG CORRESPONDENCE RiiutMSrKO, July 20. 1860. Origin of the Convention?Manmivret tj the Politician*? The riant of the Originatett of the Convention Defeated?A General Sentiment of Union?IlaUUman Giva the Source of Hit Powr?D<bate in the Committee on Petoluiiemt?The Moderate Party Carried the Day? The State Central Committee A iked to Take the Back Step?A Cut at Forney?llaldemajCt Plant Rejected, etc. About two hundred individuals wambled at the State House this afternoon, under a call issue 1 by R. J. Haldeman, a politician of this borough and a member of the Douglas National Executive Committee, in connection with a small minority ef the members of the State Executive Co mm ttee resident at Hamsburg. It was tha intention of Haldeman and the other self constituted leaders to throw over this meeting a cover of regularity, and then force It to take some definite action?laboring under the impression that their call would be acknowledged only by men of their own kind, and that the Convention would be composed of ready dupes who would follow any course If led on with the cry of "No compromise. " Your readers will bear in mind that the regular Ptnte Committee appointed at the Reading Convention, which selected the lielegatee to the Charleston Convention, nominated electors and a candidate for Governor, had at their meeting in Philadelphia r^eommendod a union of efforts by both wings of the democratic party, and had directed their chairman to obtain pledges from all the electors that they would, cast tb^r vote In accordance with the agreement or the omm.ttee. This action aroused the Iiouglasites and kicked up a hrcese generally amongst tho i followers of the "Little Giant." from Korney down. To 1 pfcow the friends of Breckinridge, and Set-v.or Biglcr in | particular, tint they would not follow the l>>a<1 ofanv such party. R. J. Haid^man, the Pennsylvania member of the ' Douglas National Conimlttee, call-d thU Con vol t ion to repudiate the action of the commlltcc, an J to act thiug-i , right all round. The proceedings of the Convention were all cooked rp before band. An iidre?? had been prepared,? series of resolutions adopted, proper officer* sclcct?J, and all the work farmed out. The ret lutiors mo*t e*pccia!1y indicate the silly and egotistical intentions of tl e Uarrisburg politician* who Uai ihetnatwf'h charge. After rcaflirmmg. approving and endorsing in tho usual maoner, they conclude Willi the modest raino?t fsepwc.ally m Meet as an ouan.l.on 1 ft. rr the pen of IUldootan himeeif). "requesting R. J. Ualdsman, of Earriaburg, aa a member of Ibe National Democratic Committee, to cxer.ise the entire power vest, d in him by that ixmnotlce, and form a pure elec- 1 toral ticket pledged to rote for Dnuglas and Joins, n." I As a ?pe?in. n oroold impudence, and a. daring attinpt at the |K*-i(?? on of the "one man power," turn moremeet is equal to, if it does cot exco<.d, the acbamca of yn;r own .M'. iny Regency. But. unfortunately for the attempt lo build up a Harrisj ttM men wh" assembled at the Capitol today were old democrats, who would cling till death to j the party?who bad witnessed too many t>-rere crises ; dur.ng the youth of the party, to be intimidated by the present spasm >n its manhood?county lender* who wore nd.jp.v-..1 to break *-.th thoae who bare so long shared lr tbc:r v.. buries, and treat as enemies true follower* of Jackson? the body fard of the Eute demoi i - ; There seemed to be a general sentiment prevailing am ng tbc country pollt ciane that they oould not stand a d.vts oil of their force*, and that this intestine war 1 would tsar from their gra -p all the positions of power and trust which they hat come to oonsider as birth- 1 right?. They reported thai the.r . onsl.tuents?cren those who most earnestly supported Mr. Douglas?were fearful lest ti.ey were break xg away from lb* party or:-an. mlit n, ami were suspicious lest they were being misled by dee,using m^c. The recent course of Forney's 1 /'r.ji, is threatening to turn tho oold shoulder on Mr. 1 HI f. r Governor, unless he came out atfnoti d against the Xt.on resolution* of the State Eneat ?e Oomo'iitee. bad sent a thrill thro-igh the old guard of ' ike mountain regions, of whom :t has been said they wonld snnam tho devil himself if be was on the demo- ' cratic ticket. These facts had tfcslr inllusnee on the proceedings of the body, and the result of its deliberation* is bucii more |x>l,tic and conciliatory than oould have bean Spei tsd M ic irregular a todr. The m< t ng arsembled u the hall of the House of Re- ' pr. <entatifes sb< rtly belore three o'clock l*. M., and was 1 I to order by Mr. 1: '. il ! ?* .m, w i ,i gare a laI a-1 . r n tho matter. 11 1 hi* authority, lie mil, from the following resolution* I . i>y the Salinas! i ve, ,.t \e Committee st a meet- 1 :Dg held ai WasL.ngton on the ill) of Jaue, >\z ? : 1 Retired. The crisis demands .hat the nrganirtt.on of '.he -i'tie party sbwld be preserved Inter: srs'n-t ? ?n as well as ft euemlea o< the i.mati il.no ao<l he n >n and 1 it < therefore r?o <nmendod lo ih* several Plate <'oos? It- I t?*es that lh?y take nmaiim to secure the adoption of an ehv- i kirml ttek't In their i*?fe tive Plates pl?d*?<f tnibe ine<ru- < \ ocel support t.? the n in??? of tk? *ation?i Democratic Uon- I .entl n.St' i h^n A. I?" ijrlaaand H?rwbel V. Jafcrmnn Besolred, that If ery Stele < "remittee teal. mil to take the ! j proper steps for seeming s rh ~a sleosora1 tiehet. then ibe t. >i?rof-M? cemrri.-e* in tint Stele here by ?rb>riw?l, ' a <1 r in ( P' . T-'O-I with th? m?"-b( r" < the 'omrr " ? Q r hy his wo art, to **e v:-b ? i|. d as be as../ deem seces I ' uwy and pr ;per for that p urpoee. / He claimed that be bad never att^mptei t? >-se In any maur> r wh-terer that |-iwer * h ,-h r^Vi'ly belong* to tl n. National r>e*?<rat!?; Ccirm.ttec. He had done no- | 1 tli tg but renoest send r.M or^i d morrat* to meet in * , 111 Ml.I ( * tl at under tile golar aftttliM < niTii.tt.' and M*t.. organi/at or It hsa been said, ev- n I hy so h;.h ? v rt i .u-e as th* Tree' lent f the I'n .?d 1 ?ute?, tbit thefr are ro democratic com i ?a. Tfirerfc ? H tbo raa??If h<> baa ixtaenod tb? f otda of the demc-rat .0 , ontan;/?t.on?m?y we not rivet tuem aga.n ar J wto tbo country rmm th? cffeeta of avck a dlaorganlaatlaa. 1/ f MHfhttll country who th'nk taem?elTe*' lea Caiule. able to declare, " Th'ia for, prood wirti, aba't u Ibo-i jo. ao i no further,' we w II aoaw?r that th" iam rat - | arty, !i> !t? rucna! nrjar, ration, ia a* ?tr?r* and J< 'incoa<|nerab)e a? were Urn warea that diaobeytd I'uuU, }| Mai y if the nattaaal ilatngal I n from thia State to , i Lar;cst'jn aad Baltlm t- are preeert at tbla Coareni <?, " > also member* *f the flat" ( rem ltc and del^at^ ol to lb'-" R?a I.njt State Comer :;oo; they bare all omc to- wj ftctb' r t lb- pon*?e of ?at n* th< Iwocru..) OT?*Ouj;.ob ^<1. "t \L. w baJt w,0> aUcur'nerij iho 5r) of J;?ori/aij' -aiiofl To Tb- meeting waa t?>mr>or*rliy 'rfae ze<\ by tb? ap poxtment of Oeorge Nrkoo 3b :h, of Canbrla, aa tern ' "harn.an. l*i? I .w.ag waa tfr? r?Tr*??rt.v on frrwa the var.o-m ^ sciatica, <>om wb ib M ? ') bo n n that It *aa a aort of Ttaaa a?- ?i n? ? \datn* ... 3 I.yin nj 10 U FWka 9 Lneerae ....... .... 0 FVdfhrd 4 I/rfcjh : J iUalr ... 3 1 'baaon 4 ? Ho.-*'..., 4 M'tiln 10 a? tradftml 4 M Idlatown 17 Sutler 3 Monroe 1 Dwtoo 1 Voithoiei Tlaud 12 >bi?b a 1 ,,h.,aJ<1 jbla 33 it >iviber!a?d 11 Perry 4 . r.lntrn 3 J-ottar 1 * prater 4 <fcb lylkiU ? " 3aiboa . 1 euarjaebaara 1 j? >atre 9 T 1 >ahra 3 V'nou 1 Daupbia 7 Weata?or< land 4 0 raaflin 7 Tort 1 Baatlnftoe 2 -rL*ar?der 30 Total 710 r Itoa. Clua. Daow^ of lb a<)e,p*.?i,< uau m P< mod t er ;nder Preaident Pierre, norop ?d tha I me cf the On- rr*rl>on-iarinr tha coaaclut or of tbo Owri?r.:ttaa on Per narent <>iraiuaatioa, n a rpeech which waa warmly ' ipala.idad. On aaoo^nt- f aire and acoao d?al>ilit?ea, ha ?1]?DU)? f-iitioaJ arrta *u tar* . a?y \r >ora a> WaY O SUNDAY MORNING cfthecanse. Having, he *an!, almost sat by the cradle of lite democratic part/?for 1 ?a bom about the ttaiue time it tu born?I do not want to walk by its hearse. I 1 would IUm to aee, when I leave this world, that party to which I havo so long been attache*]?and whose priocl- i plea I sustained in thene hails more than thirty years ago, i aa well as in the halls of the national legislature?in the i full tide of victory, aa I hare seen it frequently beftwe. (Great applause.) And 1 am here because I think 1 have some experience in the Interests of tho party, and have ' seen it a darker times than overshadow It now. More ] than twenty years age I stood in these halls during the j bank excitement,and hoard the cannon thundering out on the grounds in front of the Usp:tol in honor of victories 1 over the democratic party. Though my voice was then i drowned by the thnmler of the cannon, I did sot fear to , speak. because 1 felt that tho principles I sustained here were immutable and must be successful. (Applause.) 1 The Convention was permanently organize 1 by the election of Hendrick B. Wright, of Luzerne county, President. A Committee on Resolutions was appointed, consisting of Richard Vaux, of Philadelphia; Ira C. Mitchell, of Centre Jobn Cessna, of Bedford; W I. Pewart,of Vorthnm berland Charles Brown, of Philadelphia; John W. Maycard, of Lycoming: James Hill, of Franklin; Israel Paintor, of Northumberland; Judge Champneys.of ljuicastor; Stanley Woodward, ofl-uzerne; George W. Penrce, of Chester; C. H. Ward, of Bradfbrd; George IV Buchcr, of Cum berland. This committee retired, and spent about two hours In During their absence the meeting was entertained with ; several clap trap speechoe made by the lower order of politician*. I The proceedings of the Committee on Resolution?, which met in the Senate Hall, were of lively intereat. Tho first matter which came under consideration was an address, Rill of pedantry, prepared by a young and aspiring politician. I'nwilljag to submit to its entire read ug, the committee agreed to rocommond it on the strength of tho assertions of the } oung gentleman'* friends that it covered all the ground necerwy. The ^solutions of Haldeman, appointing him sole ex- ] ecutive officer of the destinies of the party, were attached to the address. They were laid on the door without re ' celvlng even a moment's consideration. Quite an excitement wa* threatened, when Ool. Painter, | of Northumberland, opposed a resolution endorsing the candidate for Governor, Mr. Foster, on the ground that 1 that gentleman was sitting on the fence and was reported ] to fkvor the fusion movement. Several members arose and implored llr. Painter not to throw this firebrand. Should the endorsement of Mr. Foster be omitted by the Douglas 1 men, the democracy ol I he State would desert their < standard by thousands and support Mr. Breckinridge. Col. Patvtkr said he had op posed the recommendation ' of Mr. Faster until he had declared himself, because ho 1 thought the friends of Douglas were willing to meet the i battle boldly, and were careless of victory unless it was , a triumph of principles. As his suggestion had cauiod so much apprehension, however, he would withdraw it. I Resolutions were then adopted endorsing Douglas and l the principle of non intervention without debate. The subject of an electoral ticket was earnestly dis cussed. Several members of the committee were In fkvor of immediate action; they desired that the present meet . ing should nominate an electoral ticket. Hie friends of IXraglaa wanted a ticket before them which they could support. The Convection now in session was af c&pable 1 of choosing a true Douglas electoral ticket as a delegate convention would be. We have had enough State Conventions, and as they arc attended with much sipense. they thould ho aa few as possible. Other members were desirous of a more moderate course of action. Let this meeting or convention nominate an electoral ticket in op- ? nnalli/tn tn that a* D??4Ua mnA J selvfR out of the democratic organization. We arc not yet able to decide between the friend* and opponents of Mr. Itouglas on the prcaent electoral ticket, and in (-Imaging it we might be striking some of oar own friends. And, etill further, they argued, It cannot bo ' denied that tho State Executive Committee has s a legal existence. It was organised by the State Couvention, an J should be respected. Thev shoaUl 8 be requested to rescind their resolutions when they meet 0 at Cifssan in August, and then If they refuse we may r take more determined action. KThe roice of moderation prevailed, and a resolution was incorporated protesting Against the action of the State * Committee in recommending* fusion ticket, and demand 1, ing thai at the meeting of the said committee at Creesan, on the 9th of August, it shall rescind its action of the 21 of July, i/id proceed to interrogate the electors it they * are prepared to vote for Douglas and Johnson; an<l if any i vacancies occur in the ticket they shall call a Convention of the democratic party. Should the c ommlttcee refuse f to do this, the Douglas member* thereof shall then form J and constitute an Executive Oommittoe, with power to call a state Convention, to met on or Wore the 28ih of August next. ' The remaining difT-ulty which presented itself to tho ; minds of >ume of tho timid members of the committee was the apprehension that the State Executive Committee ' would consent to rcsctnd their former action and call a State Convention, when the Breckinridge m^n might g?t the rvimg power and Uielr tielnt be approved according . to tii" usage* of the party. This ilea was scouted at by th" blurtt ring members "l the oommittoe; but thnso wlio suggested ,t nyllM luat as Jbey could not yet count ' their strength, thoy should not expose themselves un- , nccenariiy. in nk nd cut at Foruey and others of the editorial fra ] ternny wii. am iripii i in iLe ,.:i?ne d a i<vo|i:ti>n df ' during 'hat bo newspa^rs, other than thoee wh h : boldly place at the head of tbolr columns the name* of the I nominee*, iha'! be considered as (leaking authoritativoly ' for the democratic party. A member of lb** committee suggested that Mr. Forney J might consider Ui:s an attack upon bun, aa he bad, in adopting a asetfopr !i,nn syavra o newspaper putilica- r tlon, declared that hit paper was tdep u<l.ut and tl.e r tool of no man. Mr. Van (who hu probably no^orgotter Mr Forncy ( atiack on lum when he BratViit<>red the DougiAS * pury) said if Mr. Forney refused to publ <b a natty i rgrui, of oours'-' ho could not be said to s|>cak ant tor iU- * Igr. ? A member bojvnj there would be no farther discussion f on this poM> " The re?olotlon wa* finally modified so as to require the real and open rapport of Douglas instead of the adoption of the conntry newspaper style of ' rnnr np up the IIa* " The commit tee then returned to the convention and reported a acrlea of resolutions. which were adopted at the evening session of the convention. a Ann,rip the nnsueceesfal amendments vw one offered n by Haldeman, authorizing the president of the convention to arpoint an "xecutiTe committee of two from each ? Senator al dlatrict to communicate ,n a spirit of coo?- 'iv m Uqn the preceding resolutions to the State Committee . toUaect at Cres?rn. and request it to rescind ita former *cti?a). .-bou!d it not do ao, then the aald commut e ,! iball be authoriv-d to summon a new con rent lor. re- R ronvene the old Reading Convention, or purify the elec- ? toral ticket. JMr ng the debate qn.te an esc.tement was created by * ibe declaration of a Mr Chaae, of l/n/ernecounty, a mem i! ber 01 the State Itomocratic Committee tbat aa a Do'igla* man he wax opposed to any action, or a?.y alteration of the electoral ticket formed l>y the K?ad,ng Conrention, 01 until tbat ticket baa been mutilated. ei This declaration waa received with crlsa of "order," r it haa been mutilated.'' Ac. At eleven o'clock tDia park Of Bimsbya adjourned ? ,inc dit. h Political MbtalUay. A* l*T'mon>?jrr rim row Biacamwixja.? The A .pus ^ l.i, (ia., Di/pcick haa doffed Ita neutrality and d< ciarud Q ror Dreck.nrldgo and lane. The editor concludes the an b aourcement of bla dec Is,on as follows:? Recognizing all principles ho tile to tha doctrine of '' tonality. or of erp;.il protect-on, to bo erroneous and latal .. i..ke to th < South an l Ibe I nion, we can do no tow than lo oppose them. Believing tbat HraokUurtdge and last ,. ire the only exponent* of than principles, wa dosai it the J. luty of all who would sea them adopted as tho p ?llcy of ' the country to abandon their old aaaoetattoos and rally !, inder one coniaas banner, on whoaa f >kK are amblaxon j' hi the glorious motto Justice, Equality and linou." Th* l'*;o? P^rtt rs 3?. iotis?The constitutional ?i 7n on i arty of St Louis met in Convention on the isth, '? jid pot in nomination candidate* for Cong rose and the ^ lata leg elaturc Albert Todd ia lh? notnmea for Con to T'ss m ?rt nrutt ?o?? Pit* -. jisicot.?Wenley Dalli*>nrton. of .'r,n county, Mo., and T. 0. Freeman, of I*o|k, both Pre- T1 .'entlal e<ect, rs, have ink n tho Held for Brscanr.Jge lil ad lane r^r*R? I oniia.i*.?The Sew Orleans imUt given a pv st 'jt twenty two democrnt o papers In I??latana that P* ?ve come out for the Brechinr:<lge tx^iat, and three for ^ hat oi' Douglan. ? i r . i ?. . ? i?i a ? > ?u'i mi, *? . ' ri ^ if of the nat ional demorrata of tbe ciljr of Dnbuq ?, 1(v >wa, ?h hoM on "^atarday crilng, Joty 7, at ibe On;rt 1j oan, fbr the ratification of the anmin.Uioo of H n. ^ >hn C. flrecktnfldge and (General Joi^ph lan# for tbo fere of 1Y** dcrt and V!co Prc?!d?!t of the UniM an ItlM. Rinsr -run op tub |jm? lUua?.? ?We in-l the illowim >? U>? llrripu." (T ?n.) AraUmch* ? Tb.il arch trailer, Vartm Van Rrr?n. who In IA4* a bat jred hie party and inin^ the fw eoilere, declare* bin inn fbvor of tbe election of l>*igla*. U ni fit that t ehonld d'> ?. | j'oira Caioii.fi Pwviurc Jorruui.?The Ch-vletn Mercury *aye there are in tb? Statr of .4nitb Carolina |M lirty rrren new*paj>?re and that of tbe*e tbT* 'a oi l r) m thai taken any part <n nat <nal pot. lion that dore not xh ipport tbe nominal on rf Breckinridge and Lone. r:? G?>><ut Jf**'n la*n waa received, on Kr.day >a *,a? ?orco "pr.ng*, N. C., by a large coacouree ef p -oplo an l m if military of Warren and the mm' ndlng country ' flor reviewing the troope, and r^pom! eg to an a^lrem ' om ibe Attorney General of tbe Sale, a aalute of artU- ^ r> waa fired, and a grand totnrta.i.merl a honor ?f tbe ^ ?neral waa given by tbe c.t Moe Vcrth Carolina > enrraJ Taner native State. dm PornMnEnTn* Dkuhp ?A letter froee J. T. CV I rte, of Ijowndee 'ounty, Ala., appnart n tbe tbyae lUe CV'iicIe, annonnc.nf hln r?a*'B| f >r I'eclx.ng tbe ln| De t n of elector tprn tie Dccgtne Wcbet In the oo'ilo iM on of hie letter be eaye ? It m so img'r a quart on < f pc ?y The ?n>? han bean thi juare'j n^ r nr<J ? now prenct ted le it* ?u wa It Kill , JULY 29, 1860. people. The regularity or Irregularity of the nominations la not now a matter worthy of debate. 1 can see n > good reason for withholding my support to a ticket whi h .a the exponent of tho i rlnciples which I have always held. Jbclt the policy and propriety of placing it in the Ae)<l may have been a matter of diflforenoo between myself and my political and party brethren. Tub Unwirhu ELScnoa.?The black republicans are reporting a brilliant victory for their candidate in the Milwaukee election for City Treasurer. It appears that Mr. John U- Teach, who is elected, was not the republican :andidate. The republicans made no nomination for the office. He was called out by several hundred oitizeos without dist.nction or party, and did not solicit Totes on party grounds. The Milwaukee Newt says:?"Milwaukee is not a republican city, and none but fools think it is." DoiclaA.-* amd Hunt Kkpi huca51m*.?Tho Albany Standard professes to have discovered, by reading the signs of the times and looking at the cause anl effect of scrtain events, which way the cat is about to jump. It says:? Tlic republicans not only engineered and helped to pay for tho itouglan reception on Friday night, but he was honored with a complimentary visit on Saturday from Gov. Morgan, Thurlow Weed aud other leading republicans. We learn fiora a leaky "soft" that Mr. Weod promised to moke Judge Douglas Secretary of State, providod ho would keep up the tight against the nationals. Judge 1>. pronised to toko the otler into consideration aud ropurt progr^s at an early day. Hon. SiivnKN A. DoroiJkS, accompanied by Hon. Geo. Briggs, of New York, and one or two other gentlemen, left Saratoga on Tuesday for lake Ooorge. Th* Lbamno Orcus or tub Dkhociuct.?The Toronto Ltader, In referring to an article In the Nsw You Bbuio on th? prospects of the Presidential ekctiou, calk it "tho leartiag organ of the democracy " gsium Isdu.ia Dnmucr.?Tho Douglasiits of the ieveath district of Indiana have nominated D. W. VoorItoes, a renegade Bjchananito, for Congressman. J. G. Davis !S ttie present representative or that district. DocgUlI it a Clam Bih ?Senator Douglas, it is said, irill visit Rhode Island nest week, arriving at Provllonce by tho Worcester train on Wednesday evening, August 1. He will stop In that city over night, naming i little speech before retiring, and on Thursday he will ittend an ' eld fashioned clam bake" at Oakland Grove, Nayatt Point, ou the Narragansett Bay, stopping at the (rove for that purpose on his way to Newport, tho clam Mtke being got up exclusively by his political friends. It s expected that Mr. D. will speak at the clam bake. ixoTHsx Ousi.s ?The I>eavcnworth (Kansas) Dupalch, which for thr?>e weeks bad up the Douglas Qag, has taken It down snd placed the Breckinridge and Lane banner in its place. news mm in? Untno Ultndi. fll'H SOMBRZRO C0KKZ8P0NDKNCK. Sokbkxbo (Guano) Isulid, Jane 16.1800. > Lat. 18 38 n., long. 68 30 w. j The Guano Ti tuU?yumber if Vestelt IMpa^ed? Vestole in i'ort? Vitit of the 9panu\ Frigate Hernando Oarta?Vtjftt of the ruu?lhe Comfort* tf Life?Health, rfc. Since my hurl letter per scbooaer Baldwin, the ship 'astern .Star, briga St Mary*, Mary Capon and Brothers, cbooner Wm. (lark and (loop Coral bare arrived for caroea, wliioh, with twenty eight or thirty other vc.^aala ow under charter for guano from tnis island, render it o boy's play to superintend operations here. The .sland of Sombrero and Its appurtenances are of no mall magnitude. The houses for ofl'.cers, overseers, iborcri and stores, the powder magazine, double track allroad, cisterns (g'ihstantia)ly built of stone and canent), lighters, tenders, Iron buoys and moorings, the ursea, mules, carts, cars, derricks, stable?, bogs, sheep, :oats, fowls of nearly all kinds, and an average of about 100 men to feed and pay daily, show the magnitude of be Sombrero guano enterprise, which few are aware of. A .Spanish war steamer, the fr .ate Ilornanio Cortez, ?ith officers and crew numbering two hundred men, haa *en at auchor here for the last two days. The Sujicrlnend'tit of the'sland being absent. 1 olfere<l Its huKpitalty, which was gratefully received. The exact object of heir visit I do not know, nor oould I positively aaoorUia t,aswo*ere mutually ignorant of cacli other's native tongue, and could not therefore converse together. J in'erred, however, from snm" few intelligible worda, that ibeir ^uvtrrment had hoard of this mland, and h.nt acnt >ut th * mission to aicru.n whether any or the resistors were s{.anisli subjects, and also to report soundings. weatli*r. 4c., Ac. When they approached tbo inland, and >aw the large r umbor of veeels waiting for cargoes of tuano. and on landing noticed also tho nwultudo of ilia )|?rnlioaa, and bey<-_d all, when the rttlpplui: bniic'.i.s urcre exhibited, si.owing tlat 110 vessel* hid been 'rc'}.bted here with pu mo, they wre perfectly annazod, ind evidently Impressed with new idea* of Yankee outerirIf and intelligence. A chart and historical sketch of he island, tffthcr with sj>eclmeus of tl>e^unw aod I?to.c?1 r-p.iru. were mr* mod to ibrtu. Tho? th.m rft >r U."'- i*?(I n st H. Tohoa, Torto Rico, cmir-;. rtlJ plos?o<t with Ui?tr yjglt. fli" Jichl Clark hafl jar*. nrri*?<i irom <;c?d?)oup?, wiih cargo of water (0,000 gallons), tbc stock on band boirg (ir'.o J?j8 eu(>ply only. Owing to this unusually dry raaon, she laiied to get any either at St. Martins or .uli.iia. Our domestic comforts are as rutn-rous, with Im exception of lack of ranet7 of vegetables, and our svAliot Is as L< alth j u any watering plaoc in tlie States. .New York Klsty-SI* Year* %gn. TO TH? EDITOR OF TBI I1EKW.P. I landed in New York on tho ICtb of June, 1*94. after, * la.rgs New York Oavttt stated, a Rhort pn?aoge of in? w~eks. I sailed from Lcith, near Ednbur#, I landed n tbe rorner of Front rtreet at 1 Qo-ivcrr.c.ir lane; South treet lay on the bottom of the r.rer at that period. I urned ir.y face to the south. On tho foct of Broad street tood tbe Merchants' l!xchange; t waa built before Um evolution; now it la occupied for a market of beef, sh an 1 cabbage on tbe ground floor, and tbe upper story ras tocup.ed w.th a mcfum, kept by Joheny E*kcr. I or t ll.iik that Barnuir. was cut of bod that morning. Tbe icrcbants now kept lh?'ir Exchange In lbs City Hotel, d the north corner of Wail and Waxr streets. On the ist ccrn'r of Ixchange and Broad street* stood the aulas Hook (now Jersey t.ty) ferry house. On tbe east orner c4 Wall and Broad streets stood the ou'y watch ouse then <n tbe city. Tbe City Bail (tood where now tan Is the C_-torn House. There were only two banks i the city, *1* the Bank of New York, corner of Wall nd \V:il,a?D streets, and branch of the old United Status ai k.n f> w doors below. Tbe drat rjv bnlel was then uildlng; II occupied tbe apace befwt-n Otlar and t sines streets, fronting on Broadway (Th a hotel wan je first tiooee covered with slates n America.) It is i nw a boose of merchandise. There (in winter) were held , ic city assemblies for music an J dancins; there M mgr-gate the fooT'irem* and Kimhalls. Frsiikllna an 1 1 nb n4.*a, I t< js, Bay aril and MrFvers, Llvlngitoces, I :bfrm<?rborna, f?i>oxcs. Beckmana, Ham! I tons, Tays, l)e. isteti. Cllatuna, Varick*. Van Antwerp*. Klpa and isers, *c. At that peri>>d the uppor tens dwelt all t>?- 1 w, and many of them in, Wall Street. There was i an lio ' on the crrc-r <.f l ine ai, I Na?dao street* an . d r-v.t.-h f'rm bonae, where dwelt an ag"J man and b ? uighter. n his t ncty eighth year. He was born n 1 tat h' ua< , 11 mas hla father's bouse. Tbe farm lay iVora 1 aisau down I'.ne street, to the Kaat rlrer, along Vassnu i . i Ma d><n lane, and so down to tbe Kaat rlrer. Ho re I erab-re.1 the d??to plot, the bang ng .f twelve pirate* ? |f| mob n 1794 Tlie !/--( I - lltlln lane, otio ?n.l r<*tlng on Broadway. . >a \lin?h<ia?? *n<1 r'Bll'n! ary ttond wher>. now atan la it City Bail the Jail and tbe "an'low* itoo>t where now ?r N O ' Surrogated office. We had only fotr small lire : iglrn* at lb* j??riod, and no water but fr. m wooden : imp*, Handing on tbe coriKrt of the rtreete. When the :mr* ?a*e out Itaea were fHrm'vl from the Ore to the J r<<if, ore l.ne t>aa*?d down tbe fmpty, the other line , *i'-a on tbe bnketi fall of *?i wa'T. The bnclcete tre mad* from eole leaih' r and held about thro.- g*]. 1 di; thr/ w?re pa ntnl black outaide, wah tho came of c e tr'?t mid number of tbe bouae to which they benr?d n whito 'ett??n. Every landlord wa? compelled t 'Jaw to ken> a* many hncketa aa there were fireplace* bla h>uae, to b? hnng la the pa*r.ac ' nnar the fror.t ' or a< p?.artbie. tVh?? an alarm wa* hi vn the basket* re all thrown in tbe etreet, prked up by men, bora c I wal- Iwii. and carried to th^ Are. Next morning the | rc n employed by the corporation gath^rM ip the v | ? mi J nt th^m at UwbOMM i UN mn ? GRANT THORBURV, %*n , ,1 Aged eighty reven yeara and four tn'?lha Ngw Ha w, Jv?y 20, 1M0 "?? 1 ? ioraBtn' laqaeate. nnDtt pv r?*ow<r>tQ.?Coroner (*< knuui held an in- * xat oa the body of Jiaeph Rothery, a native of Ire- 1 id, who 'tnmtlel guictde on Frd?y n'.ghl by throw- * I hmeelt lrU the wat?r toot of pier So. 1 Noi Ui river ' decaiwd had latoly eirived la ih * rcxtry from J Iway on tba iteanwhip Parana, and waa \ery much do- '' >***d n aplrita. Tl 'a anppoaad that he onmm tUnl tba ? ih act In a lit of temporary meanly, brought on by c seaa., e grief. A terdlut of "Sulfide by drowning1* a r?<od*re4. | r/tii fin -Tbe anno Coroner held aa ioqnaat oa tbe 0 ly of John Green, wbo died of Injur lea received oa t ur-"-*/ m**, w/ iwiiu|[in]wn m h *in ?i pw]1 wn if* in v t act >4 arrylag aanx- w!l.Iow (Vaia<? at So W B*ory S *?. A rwrdict to icmlui^ *nb tho facta vara I ra??. b ">*>n Moot a* a Cwtid Focwn ? Y?at?r-lay laorainf, aa ' kw**" 4an, of tl>? Klfbu^tb prwlart, waa patrol 1t. a boat a ITH? A, imt Twatjr fourth rtr??t, ho a *iT?f?it a roltla |?a a (>, of' imbrr. wb> h no N?tog b ?a?4, waa Nad to coata.r ha tK*lj of a flfclft Cr> X r Ja knao b?id an t.qo?at, wb'ti it waa aawrt\'r??1 a it th? cfc.l1 waa tt"fcorr. ard a tm rl In wxi Uu a irtsMM 0 [ERA THE TROUBLE AT OCCOQDlfl, VIRGINIA. ractioM of tn? Black tic p?b Ilea n M?* Mty Pole?The laa?c of tb? DiifWul- I tjr, *? BT1CIAJ. DESPATCH TO TDK HWtin, WAHHLV.TO*, July M, 18?0. Yesterday afternoon a party of forty men, unJ<T iho command of Capt. If. Fitzhugh and Major Carter, in tho presence and In defiance, If not by the consent, of Got. Letcher's Prince William Cavalry corps, Capt. Thornton 1 commanding, entered the Tillage of Occo<iuan, Virgin.a, and cat down a liberty pole erected by the republican', from which Ooated tho American flag, and upon which was Inscribed the names of Ijnooln and lUmnn. The Alexandria Caz'.Ut of to day describes the scene as follows ? On the 4th of July the black republicans, of whom some sixty reside in the vicinity of Occoquan, instituted an association, and agreed to erect a pole to boor aloft a (lag with the names of J.incoln and Hamlin. The pole was ac cordingly erected, the following persons Assisting in the pole raising:?John Underwood, W. C. Alhoy, Robert Curtis, Oliver Underwood, H. W. Rives, J. W. Miller, William Davis (boy), Stephen Qammill, John Taylor, Andrew Underwood , Marion Grigg, T. O. Coulter, James Gould, Thomas Rives, Jr., H. F. Duty, W. H. Johnston, T. L. Selecman, John Wright, William Western, A. A. Selecmun, Edward Roberts (Englishman), Tasco Harris (frco uogro), Jim Snyder (free negro), and Albert Harris (freo negro). Upon the raising of the pole the pole raisers wcrearmod with muskets, and made quite a military demonstration A meeting was held, at which blaclc republican speech"* were made by W. C. Athey and J. Wright. Many persons in the neighborhood oppoeed the erection of tho pole, but at first there was no indication of an attempt to disturb it. Tfce republicans when spokea to on tho sub jeet answered, "That there was no one In thejeountry who dared to touch the pole? thero were men enough to defend it," 4c. On one occasion an old rcsideut of tho neighborhood was assaulted because he declared that the pole was a nuisance,and on another threats were made to ride upon a rail a gentleman living near by, because ho bod spoken Southern sentiments freely in Occoquan. Tins raised much feeling in the neighborhood, and at a mooting at BrentBvllle, some time about last Court, it was agreed that the flag was an Insult to the people of Virginia, and incendiary in the object it waa raised to promote, and should be torn down on Friday, tho 27th day of July. Intelligence of this determination soon reached Occoquan, and on Monday night a republican meeting waa held thero to devise measures for the defence of the (lag pole. On the following morning Mr. J. C. Athey visited Washington, and sent to Governor 1/etcher the despatch which wo published yesterday. Whilst In Washington Athey made arrangements with certain republicans to Airnteh forty or fifty firearms, of approved make, with ammunition therefor, which were to be sent to Occoquan on Tuesday night by wagon. 7 The despatch rrom Governor Lctcher, however, induced the abandonment or this plan. On tho morning of the 27th (yesterday) the republicans hoisted the American fUg and tho party ensign bearing the names of Lincoln and Hamlin. At half past three o'clock the Prince William Cavalry, Capt. Thornton commanding, entered the village, and ranged thomaclves m the neighborhood of the pole. They were followed .by 1 a company of about forty strong, under command of ' Capta.n Filzbugh and Major Ctrier, who, paying no * attention whatever to the horsemen, quietly formed iu a 1 hollow square around the pole, lacing inwards. Whilst & this company was surrounding the pole, Mr. Joseph T. ' Jannty advanced to the captain of the troop of horse aud 11 > .. . .. . o ciBimeu jTwiwiwu ivr u:a upon Wtticn IDC pole stood. 1 At the word of command, James \Y. Jackson, of Fair- ' fax, a stalwart yeoman, sprang forward and gave the tost blow. Others followed, redoubling strok" on stroke. 1 Duriiie[tlio time there was no interruption, ?avo the re- 1 publicans and others who stood at corners near by would cry out, "Ain't your axe dull? Hope you're having a * good time," Ac. In a few minutes, however, there was t a try of' stand from under I"' ami the jiole canse to tho . ground. Instantly the crowd gave three ch< ere, when the repub- 1 licans responded by "Three cheers for Hamlin." All " were quickly at work on the fallen pol?, and In 1cm t me <i than II takes to teil It ?aa choppoU wp and the f.ecea jl Carried off. T*c Oaf ww ecnt to Brentsvlllo. I So ai the Otg pole waa levelled, Captain Filihu?h t ord"red -'about Ikce," and bis etiupany marched off, J,' sainted as they went by minfrM Jeers and applause. ? I>nr.ng the evening there was some excitement, and a * p r?tnal rencontre t<v.k place between G>lorel Pra*ner and Joseph T. Janney, in which the latter waa consider- oi ably injured. The crowd cleared away during the evening, N and at sundown all was quiet. ^ Tb<s republican? say they will put ap another po!con a the same site. A report reached here to-night, through parties who [j were at Ocooquan yesterday, that the greatest excite- 0 meet prevailed at that place when they lef. that several Jj republicans bad >>e?n attacked, and severe flghfs resulted. fl One statement Is that Mr. Janney, a Bell and Kvorett man, ? ?an old settler in Virginia, a large property holder, and th<- 11 owner of the land where the liberty pole was erected? , was brutally as. a.led and beaten because he aHaerted that ' he had the right to doclyo bis own principles upon his own [io?r?Me?u, ana 10 permit oiuer* lo eierri?e the.r * right* within bia own grounla if it plowed him to do ao. * - - ~ f City Iatelllgeare. t ctmui r*KK Swajh.? II. R. Kunhar'lt, Eaq., acting I! conrul fur Hamburg, baa noliO^?l the Commi*?ionera <>f f. tbe Central Park of tbe receipt of a communication from I tbe nato of tbat city, cxprcaiing a wKIingneaa to com a pletc ibe original number of swans for the Ontral I'ark. ? fBorawo Acrrrnrr wmi.?t BiTHi.w ? Teaterlay for?, til cooo a lad, between nine and ten ynora of age, '1 camel Jrbn I/y#on, went out to bathe in the Enat river, and came in contact with, It la?nppo?ed, a large ikarp it (tone, and it made such an icciaion in the abdomen aa 1,1 tanacd ibe bowela to come out. Very fortunately Police J'r Officer lieorKC Kabourn* (So. 110) happened to be near pa wbere tha boy waa in tbe river, and at once proceeded *' lo th* relief of tbe unfortunate lad, and ha I him lmm? imtely conveyed lo tbe City HoapilaJ, where prompt at- U lent ion waa paid blm by Pr. A. T. IV'I, who at G'-t ooked upon tbe caae aa a hopclcaa one. Toe poor UJ ff. >e.ng in (mat agony, it waa deemed requiaite t> a>!m.a.a rr >'t to bim a (ufflcicnt quantity of chloroform, md procire *' ddltlonal medical aid, before attempting anything in tbe ?ay of an operet.on. These hating been procured, the nteatirei were auc<-emfully returned to their n*t"ral tore ;n the body at two o'cloeit.at wh,<-h t'me tbe pv ient waa nrogreaalng m favorably at could be e*pr. ted, ind waa rut asleep l>om the effect* of (lie e.hlorof'.rm. *:r reporter v tatted the kflpM l{ltl at NTH o'clock, a| aat n t'bt, and b?ung admitUd to rce the boy, naked him ? H w be waa getting along, to wbieti he replied, ?? lam loingvcry Weil, ard do not feel great ]>ain." He ?aa c'* irogrer*tng rery favorably at tbat time, and la likely to ll<< i nlint.e ao. Extreme*.?Tbe tmall ateamer J. C. Mlafani birtl her h, toiler thia morning at eleven o'clock, while tow log into |fT| il?r Vo. 6 Eaat river canal boat A. H. Phillip*, aev?rely lh( railing 'loo Walter*, who waa at the helm on board the j anal boat, and blow ng overboard an> ther m in nun" 1 lr. Johnaon, who w.ta picked up uulniur<-d. Sbe waa a ery old boat, and waa one of the nrlg'aal lloualon ?treet p*< od W tlliantaborg ferry boaU, an 1 la badly ''.imaged by tbi b* exploa.oo. Police lR('.;ii|earr. [Jj Dm- ?jrt l"p0!? PvfUtrnn Potior Pbau**.?Yenterlay b, poo ft numb?r of *u*|Wrt<<<l poIVry "bopa, and arre^tod har!*? Kurz?, Richard Norton, John Mayer, Patriate Me- an< aughlin, Frederick Sell, Jicob Rcw and Wallabarga 1 root. of paper, with flfrarr* written oo them, ware !1' snBrt cpon tboj>ra?niara. The prlaonara ?i>rt oocrejred lefbre Joati'*n Brennan, bat th?- e* denc? not being ? jffl- TVti leat to drtala tbem, t&ey wara dtacharged. " A-Ltt.n Ukatd Uartrr ?WrtHam Leonard, ft yonng ? nan nineteen yean of age, waa amatol by officer ?imno, n charge of ?t?ftl>ng a horw, wagon, harnaaa and a iuah,ty of regrtablea, in ail rained at MO, the property of Do aaper Bolliar, of 411 Honaton atreet. Petrr nnak. of roi ity aereath street, near Tenth a tec lealift^l that fyt< eonar 1 had offered to dtapnae of a portion of the stolen Wl mpartyto b.n. Tba aeeueed wm locked up for trial by pi. aattce Weiak. Hm or M>m*w?John Conroy, a paper foliar, re lw ldlr| at Mo. TO Caatra atreat, waa arra?ta<J, hurgei with. ^ It'ng off a port on of the left naf f H !*r<1 Korrta. of roi (o. I Thratra alley, o U.e 8th if februiry '.aat, diirng |c>i ruKe. Cowry made tm eeoap* at th i t.<n?. b t *? rrartrd on Tr <Uf *r*r rg an l Wrl?-J up ty J jirc 1 ilone ||< LD. PRICE TWO CENTS. OUR EUROPEAN MELilGE. Something About the Frinoe of Wale* How in Nova Sootia and the Other Prinoea of Walea Who Have Travelled. THE GREAT EASTERN?T1NDE.M T?IUMPH1N81 More of the Horrible Massacres in 8yria. AKT AND L1TEHATURE, *? ? lus. Additional by the City ot Wtihln?taM. ST. Johxs, N. F., July ?, woo. There is nothlne of lmnortucA in ?h? ? -- ?? ? ? ?- r.-w-unc) ui the House of Commons. The Liverpool Daily rod of the 18th saya pcsAively that tbo government disallow in toto the proposed trac*r<-r of the (jftlway line mail contract to the Montreal Company. Parw, July 17,1840. Hie Bourse Is Sat, with bat little business. The Remefl ;Iosed at 68f. OOo., or twenty centimes less than yesterday. It is stated that private orders have been given to tha "reneh press to say as little as possible about Garibaldi. The appearance of the growing cropa is favorable. Every kind promises well, Including fruit. Sickening details of the massacre oi Christiana In ?yri? oad been received. The general opinion waa that tha Turkish authorities were acting in connivance with tba Drusea, and that the government at Conrtantinopla, which might have stopped the bloodshed cn all oocailons, left the Christiana to their fate. The following commercial intelligence per City of Wash, ington has been found, after considerable trouble:? Ijvzkroot, July 18, 1M0. Cotton in good demand for export: sales yesterday 10,000 bales, including 4,000 on speculation and for eil>ort; the sales of the two days (Monday and T-lesday) ara 23,140 bales, at prices showing no change from last week, hade is generally healthy and speculation is dormant. The tine weather and tavorable tratlic Returns exerciM i beneik ial influence on the Stock Kxchange. Consols closed on the evening of the 17th inat. at 93 >? i#3KThere waa a food demand for money at tha bank ratea. The New Steamship Connaaght. Ot'K LONDON COKRE9PONDENC*. Loxixit, July 7,1800. he Qualitiet of the yew Steam*r?Her Buildsrt?Importance of the Gal way Line to Commerce? .Superiority nf Oaluay at a Station? Report of the Home of Commons Committee?Cajrital Stock of the Company?Pmuient At' tempt* to Break the Line I'p?Malice Tuioardi Mr. Lever?IIu Intended Fwii to Xeui York?Canard an<4 Lever, 4c., <fc. I send you this letter by the fir't new mai' steamer of he Lever lino from Gal way, the Connaugbt, a steamer that Qaugurato? new mail scrvico between Great Dr.ta.n and imcrica. Before this arrive* yon will probably havo bo Great Eastern with you;so yon will bateaUrga mount of ooTclty aud great interest in the arrival of bceo dlstlngnlrhed strangers I etia.ll hazard cottaing a saying that I believe you will find the Coona .?ht ne of the finest ocean steamers that ever iMseU Sandy Hook. Whatever merits she may hare, he Americana arc connoisseurs in everything relating 0 8team'hipp, and will give the Connaught her d<ie meet] if praise. She la an iron puddle steamer of the Arst class, rom the yard of Palmar Brothers, Jar row, near Vewcaelc, and the largest steamer ever built in the Tyne. St.o rill unquestionably be a great favorite with passengers. The vast amount of emigrant traffic from Ireland by he commercial etoamer* of the C .lway line, and the com ilete ctunfO tal the position of Ibfl Other |rnl steam Ines, by giving then, port* of call at Que< nalo*n an i xmdonilerry, show that the Ir1?-h trufllc I* of large com jereial importance. li'-ro is a eountry standing as th utport of Kurope, and directly between the .stand of ireat Britain nn l America, and where every st av>r?at wt every oiw fr^r.i the wwtcrn porta, Liverpool and llMgow?mn*t maks a detour to avcJ her lero Is a country comprising ono 3ub<talal fourth of tho United Kingdom, and ono bird In amount of American correnpt.ndeoce.acd !Uoom lercial and geographic .1 position Uu been p- rt su-ntly nd systematically ignored for more than twenty y?ar?, bile ninii steamer* have been *et on foot from tiie varl is ports of Ktigland, but wbieh for poctai purports ant rtry way Inferior to Galway. The Common* coram u-o 1 packet and telegraphic contracts lias nu-io s report with the minutes of evi l' nee, and astibrtart'af lu? book it is. A supplement is to appear n a few ecks, with the concluding portion of tho evidence, ant n apjendixof documents on th subjxt. Mr lUrvy ewli, the Chairman of the Atlanti; Royal Mail Ompary. i his tettimony b?fore the committee la t w<-ek. stated tiat Mr. l/-ver, the (sunder of tho G ilway 11,ic, had ?120,DO (MCO.OOO) c.f paid up shares in ihe company, an I nal the contract tor bu.lding the ship* a.uj nuu.e after he government contract was nlgi. 'd, au I '-ntire'y on the miiiiiii.ii contract tnai uio *mp< wpthocwo.t ICO 000 each, and Ihal U? company w re prt pared, boi>? mwli aad flnar.i lally, t? carry out the r ma I enotM i ? the letter. lie aI*o stated thai, whi e other pv-?i . rmipat ** had, in moro than four cases >mt of five, I>e? rt sensed !>"m ard had failed to commence the it ?lc on tbo ay ai pointed In their oontrarta, not the "l!jrhte*t Indolence ?a? granted t j this coinpaLy, arl the government lU I'oat OiUoa would not even permit the Her\ ? to cr*ri rlth the 1'araua?a floe paddle steamer belong "g lo Ui? Feat India fr.yal Mail Coinpnny. a: I winch |M ( )'?.<)ompany bad chartered. The fact 1?, '.here has hero rery conceivable mean* r"*ori-t to < . ttli n the pale of tie law and official precedent, by Lord falme? overnment. ba-keJ up by the J.ly. rpxluir.*. m tirei* if 1 ever lino at tie Olrt?lj *i 1 r>.<w even tha midon 7\mrt admit* thai that contract, aa well the extension of Cun&rd'a, mult rema.n aa they re till 1867. Beyond Ute govern*!' nt and local oppoeton to the CJalway project, since the line from that port u un.wl It* Just proportiooa a* a first elaaa concern, rery mea?u."* H??t malice, envy and cove tot;* imbtwp >uld (oggest has h,*n resorted to to depr.ve the founder the credit of fotindlJJ lh* "ne- *n'1 ? poaaiblo to deny hi* political *nl cou?l<",rial reputation. All thin is given Mr l/\cr a hr?"T amount of labor and pponilkillty, bnnidr* bin dutif? aa .member of T'arll imeni id director in three or four railway an ,ara?Hpcnminica. Mr. I/-v. r regrets rery much tb.it bW* * ? "Wi us dtitle* will not permit him lo visit New YoiT /ftuneately, but I be'leve It i? hi* int'ntlm to 'lo f,o ac n ler the adjournment of r*arliame-it, in August or "<ep a?b"r, In the first royago of one of the now teaser* S"ine of theae deU.il* ure of a *nm"whal person ?! ehailcr li:: they ba " a certain Inter.-"t. ** prov r* that, Ming up ?t'am*h!p line* and ma.I iub*:dl?* n tht? .ai commercial country I* not the ea* o*t '.u g o th?i trll. HRMTINO I.KTTKR FROM MR. I.TTTKR TO CAPTA:* i. fitch or rn* iosnavout, boron* tti* link WAS BHOK R> VP. 40 Cat*o<? -txrrr, I ffljrtio*, June 41,1N0. / Pk*k Sin?I Mr not allow you to lenro <;alway without parting word, and to wi*l? you prosperity and ricooe* tin* the openlrg royage of the new line of ?l?am mail rr.mnnleatlcr. I>etween Ireland and the Uiltod i?Ul??, to ( e*t.ib!ifhment of wLl?b I hare Jevotod *o mucb caret 1 for which I have eo long and Inccaaactly lalx rad. I ve al*<> to exprena my ngretall u urgent btat.n?ai ?lr? here will pre rent mo from acrompaaytog yoq ia i lonnaeght. Since I flrat conceived the prnj<vt of alart rg a line of nmera from Ireland to Amcrica, making tialway het ptalion, and Mtabllahlng a Cr*t elaaa mal1?*rvto? it Wi!l Cftrry thfl c^rrcupondooce hetw-w-n F ropoantl lenca by tbo moat direct routo?through Ireland?I ei.ded t" make tho voyag* to Amerlea on the Aral new Direr leaving with the government mall* There cannot a Iliadow of doubt that Ihi* ateam nervine, the trtrt ?r prejected from IreUnd to n foreign country, now I* fhtrly and flrnily eeUbltsbed, will fulfll every eipeo Ion formed of It, and oonfer vaat commercial, political i nor lai ncntniF up'H iman i IU Importance to thai portion of th* kingdom 1 b*H?ro u-?rc?!jr poaalblo to orerrat*, n?r will the b?n*flta b? dwh or acraraU ly anticipated twfor* tbay urn folly rar?d. To the king loin at large, an 1 particularfy in fact?t ng tba dcapatr.h "f letter* and telegraphic eorrflnBdeaoe, by wbirh IVoin two to alx ay* will ba gained a alBgle voyage acroaa tb<- Allatill.*, and In firing na a (rafreqnent notnm miration with America, tba ad ranl?* mo?t b> wi great, both in oowmorclal and la na naJ aa<l political aft'aira Ax a poataj and commercial a of communication, It will add largely to t?e atar?r?a lHt??n the paople of Imland and thair ralatlT<w, rrda and pnumm d oorreepondenla in America, illo Ireland ha* Ira* than oo? quarter of tba ff^aa bo. latKm of tlio lolled Kingdom, ?ba official report* of tba it (itllca aimw that r*?e tnlrd of tha corraapoa4arca ba wa Ureal Itrltali) and America la to and from lrala?d; il thla W lb.- <-aae, wh I* the trade of Irelar I baa alwayt* (orH nnder the great dlaad vantage of baring no ?taam irnun cation with Atnerl. i or an. other fbrr ign nr no >?! rcgwm until I opened a rtr-im line dirar.t fi.im Daily to Sew York and New f.wino land. trelanJ baa now four I or* of *t?am*hlpa to ar t 'eon* *tl ? d* of the tfwtic, mii>| dira.t'y to ail th<j

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