Newspaper of The New York Herald, August 6, 1860, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated August 6, 1860 Page 1
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TH WHOLE NO. 8733. NEWS FROM EUROPE. AMIM OP THE KANGAROO OFF CAPE RACE. Conference in Regard to Affairs in Syria. THE EVACUATION OF SICILY. Tie Conference on the Swiss Question Indefinitely Postponed* nans of i leather dealer or mris, Ac.. Ac. Sr. Jeans, N. F., Aufact 4,1M0. The rUomehip Kjmpuroo, from I-lrerpool 26th, Tie Aoxnotowu 39tb alt., pMMd Cape Race at eleven P. M. ea FrMl* y. She was boarded by the news boat of the AgMoated Prem. wad a summary of her new* obtained. Tbe steamship Anglo Saxon, rrom Quebec, arrived at Liverpool on the 24 th. Tbe steamship Edinburgh, from New York, arrived at Qneensgown on the 26th ult. Tbe Kangaroo baa 49 cabin and 244 steerage pas ecgera. BYR1A. M waa reported that a conference would be held at Par in in relation to Syria. Tbe Porte bad notified tbe Western Powers of the conclusion of peace between the Druaea and Maronitcs. He promised, nevertheless, to act with tbe utmost rigor tbe authors of tbe massacres. It was reported that the Porte had protested against French nterventioo, and that the expedition was stopped. NAPLES AND SICILY. Tbe Neapolitans bad evacuated Messina, Melazzo and Syracuse, and were being transported to Naples. H was reported that Garibaldi was preparing for s doscent on tbe main land. Revolutionary demonstrations had taken place at Naples. THE SWISS QUESTION. H was reported that the Conference on the Swiss question bad been indefinitely adjourned. THE TOPLITZ CONFERENCE. Tbe Emperor of Austria arrived at Toplltz on tbe 24th. Tbe Prince Regent of Prussia bad not arrived. GREAT BRITAIN. Tbe Bouse of Commons hid adopted a resolution placing the mails and other contracts m future under the control of Par.lament. FRANCE. Tbe Par A Bourse fell >4 per cent under Lord Palmersun's speech. The rentes closed on the 24tb nt 67f. 80c. THE LATEST, VIA QUEENSTOWN. I/>vtx?, July 2d, 18d0. Tbe Daily Neui city article, dated Wednesday evening, liyi ?Tbe funds to day were firmer, and closed at an improvement of per cent. A ral ly occurred on tbe Pare Bourse lb la afternoon, but was not generally known till after tbe close of the Stock Exchange. Tbe other markets were also firmer, and there was an almost general advance in British railway stocks. AdTices lrcm Paris state that the firm of Granville, In tbe and leather trade, bad fa.led; liabilities ?130.000. A Parr despatch says tbe Sardinian government convi is to support Garibaldi in s proposal for a six months trnce between N'splcs and him. Tbe prices for consols to day are 93 s 93 ',' for money and account, new threes 93.-, s 93 ,. COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. Tbe news * mainly anticipated, the t<*tn..L a yi.? n'toan ' failed to come to band. LONDON MONET MARKET. The coney market was slightly easier. AWKIUC4X -TCCWTIKS 9aie? eflllino.* Central shares at 34li discount; ditto ?-r?n i-r -ett tvnd- A3-, a 7b New V- rkCentral shares ,'t a 39 Fr.e shares 19 a 20. LIVER TOOL MARX ETC. LivSRroot, July 26, 1860 Pi.ia;-tots ?Wakefield, Nash * Co. report Hour advanced id . and que re American 26s a 30s. Wheal firm I and advanced Id a 2d. since Friday. Holders demand | an and. t.onal ad .ancs, which checks baa mess re.1 10s. J> a Us . white lis. a 12* 61. Corn dull but steady and yeilow 30a t|h , white 331 a 34s. r*ov:i>ioim.?Beef heavy, fork dull. Baeon quiet. ' an! boojact at 61* 61. for prime. Tallow quiet: North alter.can 34s a 34l 6d. ' aor>c*.?Roe n steady at 4a 2d. a 4s. 3d., for com i moo Spirits of terpentine dull at 81a. *tgar steady, toffee iteady. Rice dull. Aabee doll pou 26s LONDON lUUtr. Losdon, July 26, 1866 tret firm, and 2s briber since the 20th. Sugar needy Cofiee buoyant. Rice firm. Tea dull and unit aged. Tel. jw firm at 32s M. a 33s Linseed oil 366. 61. a> M. NO* ARRIVAL OF THE CANADIAN. V iKTiirs Pom, August 8?8 30 P. M | WeaUe* clear. No signs of the Canadian, now due with [ Ltwenw-1 ''alee of the 26th. md Londonderry 27th. The neamrhip North Br.tian passed down at midnight, be ad W Londonderry and Liverpool. | Brwikljra City ItWt Yt<rv Litsm.?Hatuflay afternoon, the yacht ' George I. '-ereeu waa launched from the foot of Montague | etrvet. The veanel waa presented to Mr. George W Gereeo. after whose eon ahe is named, for the purpose of tMlmj iad exhibiting hi* patrol riff tor tor* tad aft tail*. Tb* yacht waa noddled by Mr. '.ereac. M l*? and a half too burthen, twenty six feet lone, ten feet three id shea beam. two fret all inches depth of bold, and l? aloop rigged .'toe will carry only a jib and mainaail?the iat ter oi arnica a tne one tor which a patent hat be*n ob taiced He, ae ha Improvement, that It aaret the sxprnae of safft. iron work, peak halyard* and Mortal, and a vessel us.tig ,t can be put in trim In a moment for bad weather. The danger of carrytnc away the matt baa da by alanine of tbe yaflh I* avoided. The aaila will wear ttLgir, and In heavy weather they can bo mof eatily roaoayea. Tbe patent rig ha* been In tier fbr two year' an J baa been nuooranfullj tried on aararal v well. fiier Ntw Yon* ?dome of tbe reaidanta of Eaat New York, who deem themeelvea annoyed by tbe mounooa of r "riaitera every Sunday, and tbe disorderly proceeding* directiy attrlbsub'e to the onreatrlcled aale of liquor*, applied to the Inrpector of Police aeveral weeka ayo fnr ofl . n to be stationed ia the rlllaye on Sunday* The officers were w ot. and have succeeded In at treat pre rent .na tbe open rale of spirituous hqaora and ,n preferv ny rder and althowyh e*cnralonlata are aa nnmerou* a* before, tbe aberoe* of tntoiioattng drink* and the pre recce < f tbe Metropolitan polios Bare bad the effbel of heej ny the dtaorderfy character* wlthn pr' per bound*. Icminn' Caen* ?The Coroner waa notited yesterday .to held an inquest open tbe body of a *tnyl? worn in, named Elisabeth Oarroll, reatdiny at No. 74 Hamilim avenue, wbo died eoddeuiy on Saturday night from tbe rflkrle. *? *uppr*ed. of Intemperance Some boy*, enyayed at play n a kit at the toot of Smith atreet. on flaiurdnytofternooc. discovered the dead body of an mfaat bur *) in tbe tend. It appeared to have been about throe mr tthe old. Cm Mcwrnrrr ?Tbe number of deaths la thia city K*t week show* * yreat tocrenee over tbe mortality o the week previous. Tbe total number la 1?S, of which <7 were adnlte and lid children. Tbe principal cause* wrr* cholera inftntum. 2* maraamue. inraniile.S. noarlettover, 7; lonyert.i n of brain, 9 coovulsioB*, tifantlle, t, V.ltty. .nfkntile. I croup. 2, he. Under on* year of ore. CJ 'Natives of United Statm, 127, Ireland, 24. Germaoy and toy land 4 each, Scotland,]. in Lit* Arrmtvi o* trs low let-Avn Rtr? aonii.?tn IE into tb* cause of the late accident on tbe levy Inland lUtlreed will be commenced by Oorrmor Hcrtm to day, at one o'clock P. M The peraooa laired by Urn nor'dent are doing well. ( Taa Vnr PtvBiV Bnin-wi ?Tbe l??o?ow Place MethodM Socieiy are ab?at comrmr ' mr a stroeiire for the * ' f the > nday *e> . *' <*> ' creased ?o rapidly .a Dumber* thai more room I* re quired The bu Ui ny * to be of be ck. 4ft f**l front by M feet deer, ami two ehnes a be yht. Tbe cost will b* about H2.000 E NE POLITICAL INTELLIGENCE. Thb Arorsrr Kuonovs.?Foot more States will bold their elections to-day, viz.:? Arkansas, Mlaouri, Kentucky, Tout. Arkansas will choose a Governor and two members of Cong roes. Tbe democrats seem to be united upon Richard H. Johnson as their candidate for tbe executiTe cbalr, against Henry U. Rector, who is also a democrat, running without any regular nomination, and who, although be does not represent tbe opposition party, will nevertheless be supported by tbe Bell and Everett men. Hon. Thomas I C. Hind man has tbe democratic nomination for re election to Cor gross is tbe First district, without any organized opposition against him. hdward W. Gantt is the democratic n< m.nee in the Second district, to take tbe place of Una. Albert Rust, who has nvent'v rendered himself somewhat obnoxious to the main body of tbe democrats. An opposition candidate named Dr. Mitchell is alao running in the Second district. All the democratic regularly nominated candidates will unquestionably be elected. The only State officer to be chosen in Kentucky is Clerk of tbe Coort of Appeals, for which office there arc three candidates. The lines have been distinctly drawn between the Breckinridge and Douglsa factions, and both wings have their candidates, upon whom the strength of each party will be exhibited. Clinton UcClarty is tbe regular democratic nominee on tbe Breckinridge side; R. R. Boiling is put forward by tbe Douglas branch, tud Leslie Coombs is the candidate of tbe Bell party. The vote last fall stood for Governor as follows:? Democratic 78,187 opposition 87,271 Giving to the democrats a majority of nearly nine thousand in the State. That party now being divided, it is reasonable to predict the success of tbe I'nionites in this contest. In Missouri there are four complete political organizations, all striving for the mastery, and each apparently sanguine of success. The following are tbe names of tbe candidates on the different Slate tickets:? Breckinridge. Douglas. Governor Hancock Jackson. Cla.borne F. Ja:kson. Lieut. Gov Monroe Parsons. Thos. C. Reynolds. Sec. of State Benj. F. Massey. Benj F. Massey Treasurer A. W. Morrison. A. W. Morrison. Auditor Wm. S. Moseley. Wm. S. Moseley. Attorney General. .J. P. Knott. J. P. Knott. Register John F. Houston. John F. Houston. Sup. Com. Schools. W. B. Stark. W. B. Stark. Board Pub. Works.Geo. W. Hough. Geo. W. Hough. Stephen Vannoy. Stephen Vannoy. W. Davla. W. Davit. Bell. Lincoln. Governor.. Sample Orr. J. B. Gardenhire. Lieut Gov T. J. C. Fagg. James Lindsay. Sec State Casper W. Bell. Wm. B. Adams. Treasurer. ? ? G. W. H. Landon. Auditor M. W. Ifpore. lira Hunt. Attorney General. Ooon Guitar. Arnold Krckcl, Register j. M. Gate wood. T. C. Fletcher. Sup. Com. Schools. Wm. T. Davis. H. Boernsteln. Boari i"ub. Works. Wm. McPberson. J. M. Richards in. Logan Clark. Fred'k Munch. Sam. Maguire. Wm. M. McPberson. For Congress the following Dominations luve boon made? , Pit. Demo- rat. Oppoti'xon. 1 I Rirhirrl Rarrrtif I rinPiu P Rlmr .Ir 2?John B. Henderson James A. Rjllias. 3?John R (lark. ?. 4?Flush H. Norton. John Soott. 5?John W. Re;d. Hey. M. Mitchell. 6?John g. rbelpa. . 7?-John W. Noell. ?? i i. In the First district, Albert Todd la running as the representative of the Union party, and in the Fifth district, Thomas C Staples is stumpuig In his own behalf, Independent of all parties. The contest in the St. Louis district, between J. Richard Barrett, democrat, and Francis r. Blair, Jr., black republican, has been waged with uncommon fury. It will be recollected that two years ago Mr Barrett was elected, and took his seat in the Bouse of nepreseniatives at the last session of Congress; but near the close of the session be was sent home by s party vnto 1 of that body, and bis place given to Mr. Blair. In 1850 the popular vote for President was as follows ? Buchanan ' 58,104 F llmore 4* ,624 Since the last I'residential ram pa go there has been no election held In Missouri which In the least Indicated the slate of parties. In T"sai three officers on the State ticket are to be chosen. The Bell Everett perty not havlrg considered themselves sufficiently organised to ei.ter the held at this eloction, tho contest it left between the regular democracy and the Sam Houston party, the latter being supported by the Union men. The fallowing are the nominations.? ftr- hnrufyi Jem. Jlr.it4 <n <Urn. Attorney r.rneral .Geo. M. Flaumoy, Ceo W. s-'mythe. Comptroller Cement R. Johns, James McKmney, Treasurer Cyrus B.Randolph, J. D. MtAdoo. Noam CA?oiisa Emcno.v ?Tbe following table embraces all the returns that have been recsi red ur the late election in Narth Carolina. In order to show the progress of the revolution that has evidently taken place m that State, we compare our figures with the rote of 1668, when the present democratic candidate, Governor Ellis, was (lecled by over sixteen thousand majority.? r- Gstwner?1858?. r-Gsnentsr?1MJ0 ? Counii-t. Ikm. O/fum'ion D*na. Oppoti!\<n. Granville....) 083 7*>3 160 maj. ? Wake 1,069 779 1 400 1,693 Johnson 810 728 1,134 hOO Aiamanee . *26 018 771 TM Gollfbrd 409 1 819 660 2 421 Cabarrus.... 48] 562 ? 250 maj. Mecklenburg. 998 456 1,003 060 Rowan 1,226 662 1,138 1.069 rorayth .... 882 034 1,016 1,026 Davidson .... ?71 1.004 864 1,240 Cilumb.r.... 869 291 166 maj. ? Duplin 1.24 7 132 1,300 197 Rampnoc ...1,410 485 1481 680 N'ewllanor' rl ,410 407 1,540 713 Brunswick .388 436 410 4t2 Wayne 1.236 164 1,374 402 i ? ? Ata t AM t trttl 1 <M? 1 >ruc* >,wi i ,m Total... 16,354 11,263 14.0H6 13,126 rvmorratie maturity ia the above count lea ia 1*68 .5,0TO [ I*mocratic majority la 1600. 1,707 Democratic loot la 17 aouatiea .3,276 If tbe democratic km ia la tbe mum ratio la other part* of the suit, lb? oiectioa will be rory cloao. The obore flfuree rabraoe oaly one 6TU) of tbe aatlro vote. Won* Cbax< oo airti Aonmoas ? A new, democratic paper ia about to be (tarted la Pbillipeborf, Warrea county, N. J , to be atyled tbe Warren Vnion. It will aupjx rt the Breckinridge and lane ticket Tlie Creeaaboro (Ala) Bratrm baa hauled Iowa tba rvujiaa flag, aad among ia reaaoca for an doiaf aaya that Dnuyiaa "itaada not the rligbteat chance of geUioi tba rote of Alabama." A paper la V trgtala, called tbe JVntk L nm, publtahed i? (*? Me,mi entne he that name, baa biHM the Bmk tarldge flag, though Mr. Douglae, op K> the lime, ti-ie l*en the preference of the ed.tor The Auguhto (<?a ) Pispo.'h, heretofore neutral, t w goee for Brtclunr idge end lame. A*?nu*n fuo ?The Breckinridge party la Iww.j'1, I lluo , hare procured a new flag to i*ke the place of the < no torn down laet week by the "Wide Awaken." U wac ratted on Tbureday evening Bowau Com on i irr Srmr ?It to Mid that GoTernor Cobb wlU addreee the people of Mancngee, i.a , oa the Uth met Senator Donriae I* reported to hare threaten d that if Howell Cobb took Iho etomp for Brerkinridge, be would follow him throncl all the Southern State*. CavnmATt* ma Co.woanae in I.vttiAea ?The foUowing !| ' the list of nominal locator Congren In Indiana. In the Fifth di'trd, Mr Bickle to announced aa an Independent I rand dale, no democratic nominal on har tig been male la that dtotrlct, we premtoM he will be eupported by the democracy> Dii. n^jm Man. Dfmorotic. I?I, Q Itebruler (Tod ) John law. 3?icbnS. Davw?Ond ) Jamee A. Graver,?. 3? Wn, M. Dnnn We. M. Dally. 4? tamer I. Tatar W ?. Holtnao. '??George fW. JnKan W A. Rtokle ?AlhertG Porter Robert 1.. Walpole. T?Itvunaa H.7?eleon Pan el W. Voorheen. 5? Iiaac 0. Rice Samuel C. Wilson. Mi huyler Colfkx. CharWw W. Ckibeart. 10?Mm Mitchell. P.M. Benekle 11?J. P. C. Shanks Afhbury Stoel The republicana bare thrown overboard Urn of tber prenent repreeeelatirrn. Snaron Cuwon a* m Pavoa or t'noe.?Bon. The men L. (Iingman, North Oaroliaa Cat ted uwe Sena tor, hae written n letter in which be advlnee the demo- , e.ratr to remain united la that State, and Intra the Pre- i Identml elector* to ex ere lee their own judgment In caet?r iheir rote# m the electoml college He Myt ? I have mjrtelf uniformly adv wed our political friende, W YO MORNING EDITION?MON without regard to their Individual preferences, to sustain the democratic electoral ticket already m the held. Ary other rourte, by dividing our rtreugtb, might defeat the t hyect which every democrat has at heart. No oue acquainted with our electors can doubt but that, if elootcd, they will do whatever intelligence and patriotism may lndictte as beet calculated to advance the interest of the democratic party, and promote the welfare of the country. For* District or Mai.vs.-~ Ex governor Anson P. Morrill has received the black republican nomination for Coogrcss, in the Fourth district of Maino. lion. Freeman II. Morse, the present representative, was thrown overboard. It is said that the excitement in the Convention ran rather high, and one hundred and twenty Ave of the delegates were in fkvor of renominating Mr. Morse. A Bud-Tin ? it is said that Chang and fng, tbeSia mrse twins, diflbr in politics. Both are veteran demo crate, but Char - is now for Breckinridge, and Eng for Douglas Qrirr i* Vncivu.?At Occoquan, Virginia, all is quiet, I nuu uu ?u uno ucru uibmo tv jw}i?vv- rvpuvir^Ni pole. First Asskkbiy District Cotvxxtios.?At a Convection of democratic del* gates from tbe towns compoaing I be First Assembly district of SuUolk county, bold on tbo 4lb of August, in tbs village of Greenport, Thomas E. Crowe! 1 was called to the chair, and H. A. Reeves appointed secretary. On motion, Gilbert B. Cooper was chosen to rep re sent the district in the State Convention which meet* at Syracuse on the 7tb inst., unanimously. On motion, Wm Wtckbam was chosen to represent the district in tbo State Convention which metis at Syracuse on the 16th inst., unanimously. The following resolutions were then introduced, discussed brioily, and adopted, with but one dissenting voice ? Resolved, That we, the representatives of the First Assembly district of jiuifoik county, in Convention ase.m bled, do express our decided preference for John C. Breckinridge and Joseph lane for the offices of {'resident and Vice President, and we will use our beet efforts to secure their election. Resolved, That we recommend to our delegates the nee of all honorable means for the promotion of harmony and union in the party, and to exercise their inlueocc to secure a tingle electoral and State ticket. The North Carolina Election* OIK RALEIGH CORRESPONDENCE. Raleigh, N\ C., August 1,1800. The Qubernat?rial Contest?Past Position qf Parties? Change of the CpposUion?T\e AVui Local Issue?Kenneth Raytwr Oul for Breckinridge, 4c. To morrow we go into our election for Governor and members of Assembly. That it will eventuate in the success of tbe democratic party I have no doubt, though I am also certain that the opposition will poll a very heavy vote and greatly reduce Ellis' minority of two years since? which you will remember was oror 10,000. The present contest is on purely local issues, of great interest to those immediately concerned, end to none others; issues that have not a particle of national policy in their composition, and whose support, or the contrary, cannot be said to de pend on any national partisanship; issues, moreover, which were made up and determined long before any of the Presidential nominations were made. The opposition in this State is peculiar. It was tbe old whig party, and on its dismemberment became Know Nothing. Beaten on that ground, It cast around for some idea, some principle, some fallacy, anything by which it might break down the democracy Anything good and laudable, provided it riitocd and broke up democracy. Without principle?for they clung to mere dead issues?and with nothing to lone, they resolved to flu for popular favor by holdtrg out tbe most tempting baits that ingenuity could suggest Tbe first was distribution of tbe public lands?a measure upon wbicb the Ntate had been canvassed nearly a quarter of a century before, without success. This was the issue, revived two years and a half ago. upon which Judge Ellis and Duncan McRae, an ex-dcmocrat, entered upon the gubernatorial onmpalgn, and which resulted In the great est democratic victory ever achieved in the State. It was evident that something else must be tried, and during the session of the last Legislature a proposition was brought forward by tbe opposition to change the sys tern of taxation on slave property. Hitherto Hits species of property baa contributed to the burthens of the tliate bv a tax per eontio Tats, It was contended, was an un just discrimination in favor of that species of property, and thus Increased the burlbeu upou the small property holders wl.o do not own slaves. A proposition was introduced in the legislature that slave property should be taxed on its assessed value, which baa given rise to a heat, d debate here, and or this Issue the preset contest has been made. It is well adapted to win a large popular vote, tt It is agrur.Jiiiam pure and simple, being nothing more nor leas than a scheme to chanyo the taxation from its pr< sent re?tings le the shoulders ul the slaveholders. The issue of this contest will not be any indication of how matters will go in tbts State n the November ek-olion, for thouih Kills, the democratic candidate for Governor, will probably carry the Stale, It will, no doubt, be by a reduced majority. Itot there are tbouaarols who will to morrow vote for Toole, the opposition candidate, that will n November vote for Rrvltinridge and I.sno. As a proof of this 1 will stale that Kenneth Raysor, who 1 as long been one of the roost ptominent leaders of the old w big and Know Nolbiog organisations, has determine! to go for the Brock.orIdge ticket In this he will be fol lowed by uisny others, aa that ticket Is regarded aa the only one on which the Buuth ran safely unite. Tewt Presetting at Central Park* Tie first ol a scrloa of rellg one meetings rs held yea ' terday afternoon, under a large tout "reeled at the junction of Rroadway, F.gbtb aven'ie, Central I'ark and Fifty ntnth street, for the i urpoee oTcarrying the Ooepel Into the .mmroae crowds who travel in that direction on their way to the tempting atmosphere ot the rural suburb! beyond. The movement Is under the supervision of a number of churches in the city, and la simply a continuation of the meetngs ?> common a year or two ago, of which the Fulton street prayer meeting Is an example. It is tx-lteved that much good can be done upon a thoroughly organised plan, through the concert of several denominations, and we were Informed that ampie funds would be contributed fbr carrying on the good work o auspiciously commenced. If the scene there yeeterday is any :nd,cation of future success, there Is .title to apprehend n this r. apart but the novelty of the occ**.om evidently drew q ; te as many Into the lent as any actual to participate in the services. These eonsisted yeeterday of a sermon by the Rev. Dr. Williams, President of the University of the -state of tlisnoirl, and the usual escrelMS which belong to every religious raUtei kg. The text was from thefhmiliarsubject?"What Shall I do to be aaved?"?and wis treated in an easy, off hand stylo adapted to the comprehension of all. The speaker dwelt with particular force upon the theme of Sabbath breaking, alluding to it as one of the greater evils out of which would Dow a train of leaur ooee that would sooner or later annihilate all the g??l in man and render hiss unonacloua to anything but the whisper lngg of Satan. He expatiated alao upon the reeulta nt lha total diarasard of everything of a divme nature which ni ererywb're man.f'-l In our city. of the t?? th< uaan l temptation* held out, and the growing die poelttoo on Ihe part of the young especially hi yield to rrerr form of aio tliat waa calculated to while away ?n Idle hour, or aflord them a momentary pleasure, The aermoo throughout waa listened to with attention by a large audience, the tent being c tspletely fl'lef, and no deposition lo diaturb the eanct.ty of the occaaioo waa at any time apparent. On the coDclualon of tbe aermon. an hour waa spent in eshortat. n, tinging and prayer, which waa warmly car rted on hy a numler of individuals 1 ut whether m?m ben U onngregntiona or the oon verts of the moment pertlcl|?lnd m>et freely, we are anshle to aae. A German meeting waa i ? b-M with ome aqcceaa. and In tbe etening. a prayer meeting 1 losel the r< llgtoua ctcrc tca A the day. Hiaten Island 1?w? UCITEMKNT AT FACTORY VILLA?TITg OFrORtTION HiKRIKN?A NEW TOKJt POLIlgNAN IN TROVBLB. Conaiderable egciteu.ent, yesterday, pre railed among thereabout* of the 'north shore," in ? csoquence of the arreat, during the past week, of th>ee of the reaidenta of ihe'aland, charged with riotoua conduct on the prerkiua Sabbath. upon wh ch occasion several hundred per aens had assembled to wltnera the departure of the Ore and half paat Are o'clock boats of tbe old and new linee. It aeeir.a that fbr a long time the reaidenta of that nme af the '.Bland hare been dissatisfied with < [_ afl ferry of fleorge law, and their MSB In the matter has recently culminated lo the et tai liahment of an independent opposition ferry between this city and that part of tbe island Tlie new company, comprir ng many prominent residents of the north abore, hare frr peroral months been running a fine new boat purchased for the ferry, and far *''perior W any before placed -poo any of the ferries of the .elend. This boat, tbe Flora, haa, t fcema,carrtM t'lneeinatmewclog Id ruri, over ae-. enty Are per cent of the jvaaaengera, wfit-h fa it hM acted iffy much lo the diaadmntaga of the on lln". On the .-'undiy IB ?pieati'? a large number of people, Intorr?t?d n the Ineun and from curioaity, wwirab'fd M tab d. to wltneaa the luceoMt of the new boat on the oM line, and It I* etated by reaponaibla gentlemen preeant at the I me. that no riot one detnonatrallona were made, though "n Wedneaday three gentlemen, named Rarnee, I'elt? n and -V-ntt, were arraated upon (he (worn aftldarlla of policeman Aleiandor Theropaoo, of thia dig. who, with othera, wh on duty on the boat (Rtatcn Marnier). charging tlx m with rlotoua conduct upon the occuion in que# lion. Tlie priaonera were taken before Juatioe WaUon on Friday, when Thompaon declared hia Inability to Idcn tify Harare, who, it waa found, waa at home at the tim< of the alleged allair, whereupon the latter waa honorably dtaraarged. A warrant waa eubeequantly laaued againat policeman Thompaon, and he waa arreated by other Eg 'ert, and taken ber,,r,. Jedge it >ggerty. of P- rt RichmogJ, charged With perjury and falae Imprison went by FUrae* and waa committed to Jail, though eubeegoeotly releaerd on a writ of babeaa corpna, firing ball to appear for trial The aflhir baa craated no little indignation among all rlaa pea of the community of the inland, which yeeterday manl freted itaeif upon the orcaaion of ibe departure of the Ore o'clock h<at, of the old line from the eland, though no. unlawful dfBx rrtratiooa were made. 4 ?v N RK B fDAY, AUGUST 6, 1860. Drammtle Matters. reappearance or edwin tokiuot, tux American tragedian. For A long time the public have been moat anxious to ascertain whether Mr. Edwin Forrest, the American tragedian, had quitted the stage for life, or whether he ooula be induced to give at least a series of farewell represent* lions. ~lic efforts of managers to obtain from Mr. Forrest some declaration of hia intentions have been most unremitting, and have at last been crowned with success. Mr. Nixon, of's Garden, who has been engaged in many rMimmauiy BUICCBBII.I IU<-?U *v;?u CUTOI **? ? at length been enabled to ell'ecS an engagement, and Mr. Forrest, almost the only living representative of tragedy, and by far the beet on the American stage, will make bis first appearance since hie retirement at Niblo's Harden on the 17th of September next, supported >y a carefully selected and fully competent company, including, among others, the favorite Mr. Cbarlea Fisher. Mr. Forrest's last appearance in this City was at the Broadway tbea'.re, about three years ago, and be gave after that time, we believe, only a few farewell representations in the provinces. His engage ment with Mr. Nix on is for the term of six mwtbs, and he will play, not only at New York, but also at Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore -ad other, of our principal cities, enacting all of his original, and, wo understand, one or two new characters. It is not stated whether this Is to be Mr. Forrest's farewell engagement, bnt Uie probabilities are that New Yorkers will not soon have Another opportunity of seeing their tavorite actor In his beet rot-i. The bare announcement of Mr. Forrest's appearance will doubtless create a sensation rivalling the greatest with which New York has recently been visited, and Mr. Nixon will undoubtedly achieve a success far surpassing that of any of his former enterprises, is this his latest, boldest and most popular coup de theatre. From present lnd ications the approaching season will fkr surpass In brilliancy any which New York has witnessed fbr mnny years. Although the attractions at our principal places of amusement hare been but slightly varied during the past fortnight, there is little or no abatement in the interest manifested by the public, and each of our leading theatres has generally been well filled every night during the past week. At Laura Keene's "Our American Cousin" is In tall tide of success, and will be continued until further notice. Mr. Jefferson's managerial career has thus far been decidedly successful, and he will doubtless make an appropriate finis of the season with the popular comedy now on the beards. At Winter Garden the Ravels have been astonishing and ueugniing large audiences nignuy during me jw iwinighl. To-night will b? given, for the flret tune, It* fairy pantomime entitled "Magic Pills." The Florence* oonunenoe the aeventh week of their aummcr season at Wallaskt to night, when "Dombey & Son" will bo presented for the laat time during the seaaon. Xboee who bare not aeen Mr. Floraeoe aa Captain Edward Cuttle, mariner, should avail themaelvoe of the present opportunity. Mr. and Mr*. Florence will, during the week, appear in several of their favorite characters. At Niblo's Garden Nixon's equestrian troupe comes in for its share of public favor. The "Fox Hunters' Jubilee" is announced for to night, and every night daring the week. At the New Bowery theatre Mr. E. Eddy will appear to night in the thrilling Indian drams, written expressly for Mr. Eddy, entitled "Miantinimo, Tha Last of the Xarragansetta.1' The bill also embraces the Scotch drama of "Wallace," and a laughable afterpiece. At Barnuni'a, in addition to the extensive cabinet of curl leities, several attractive features sre announced. Bryanta Minstrels announce a "Grand Gala Opening" to night, and off. r an attractive bill. Mr. Sam Co well boa been engaged at Canterbury Hall, and will make his drat appearance to night. At the National Varieties "The Tooules" and a Email catalogue of other attractions sre offered. From the twelfth aitnosl report of the Pramst'.c Fend Association we 'earn " ere is due the association from members, most of whom might oasily pay up, the sum uf $099 lit. I. .-oaacqucntc of the great d. maud upon the fond during ike ia*l year, the balance in the hands of the treasurer IS only $02 70. It is stated that Mits Charlotte Oyhman, who is now on s visit to si'ine friends si Weal Point, w ill succeed Mr. and Mrs Barn, y Williams at W.nter Garden. Thf Half Onlnrv Sermon of the Her. Dr. SERVICES AT mi BRICK CHCRCIl.TN FIFTH AVUfTB. Yesterday vu the fiftieth anniversary of the pastorate of tie Rev. I)r. Fpriog over the congregation which formerly worshipped in the old Brick Church In Bookman Mreet, in tlu city. The Interest of the occasion , and the iiAme of the Ui*i oguished clergyman wboee labors It commemorated, called ont many In additioo to the regular present member* of Dr. Spring'* church, and the pews, aisles and galleries of the spacious edifice at the corner ofFifth atenue and Thirty seventh street, to which the congregal.on hare recently removed, were filled to overflowing with an attentive and sympathising audience, tven the lobby of the church was crowded, and many were obliged to loavs, unable to obtain even a standing place. The exercises of ths occasion were introduced by the singing of the Thirty sixth Psalm. An ekxioent and impressive prayer was offered by the Rev. Dr Ferris, Chancellor of the New York L'slversily. The line solo. ' The lord is mindful of bis own," from Menddaudbn'a "St Paul," wan then sung. IT -Tslwi arose uid announced an the test which he bad cboeen, tbo 10th verse of the 61st chapter of Isaiah. From this text, the reverend speaker oons.derod the magnitude of tbo work of re lemplloo?God's greatest work. All His works exhibit a regular gradation, but all derire whatever importance or Interest tbey may have from their relation to redemption. The preacher went on to consider the subject st length, and concluded with the following cla'm fbr the office of the Christian ministry ? f or thl- reason we magnify the offlco of the Christian minister, because of the intimate relation which It bus Uios to this redemption. H has Its tolls, Its solicitude, Its discouragements hut notwithstanding this, there is no office like that mhkb calls into exercise all the Intel lectual and moral lowers of man and consecrates them to the service of Christ. Kings and princes have no such power, as this tin, yo ministers of Cod?so many of Whom T see bef. re ti to vy??o forward and study th? mysteries of redemption toll in lite cause of the gr-al Master for the good of the people; tell them how Ood has saved a fallen world; tell the weary and heavy laden where tl ey may flod rest. Had my own lot besa n less favored one I would Still thank Hod that I was a faithful minlater of R.a word. The laurels of a Oaar are nothlsg when compared with the glory of the humblest mo later ol the eternal Gospel. The ja?tor here paused a short lime, and then proceed ed to aldress the congregation as follows ? It is cow tlfty years since I first o^pled the church in I'* I imir Slreei, SOU U?rre arc vtr/ irw irmaiuiuii *JI i no large congregation ii whoee presonce I received my com> v the laving on of iiandii. To mo it waa a solemn day?a day fraught with aolomn reeponatbtlttlae My rail waa not a soular ore I foil that it came from above if .1 oh I. aon once aa id ho pilled iho man who looked upon ihe office of the Christian mlaiatry aa a sinecure, If 1 am not mistaken, my work haa been my joy. I did not covet ease; I nought a rural charge, hut Cod sent mo here among the wealthy. If I kn< w myaolf my aim haa been single. 1 wax fteaocisted with many 0( the leadlog clergy of the time, and I aaw that I must work to be a faithful, worthy minuter of Christ. To what rvtent and bow 1 hare fulfilled my duty Will, ere ngbe decided by Ilim who will ridge the quick nnd the dead. While thli thought fills me with an llcitude, It alao tilla me with hope. I know that id many thinga in my m i.ietry I have Dot been Snffioiently filled with the spirit of Ood: but I pray him that It be not laid to your charge 1 bare hnt one desire? to know Chrift aa my master I feci to aay In the words of the poet:? Nothing In my hands I bring; Pimply to thy cmaa I eliua. ft wer he who watche-i over my pogtb m. ? my academic yeeyg. tj* hag An me the love and oonfl d'tet 6f 4 t!t.'ted people, and their bounty la the channel through which I her" received the M wrings of tntt I lib. He hne given me the if my mntstry. When all was dark around m He took Ihe scales from these sight teas eyeballs, and wheras I was < ,? blind now I nee lastly, it ts He who carefh for m? ft..! age When I look back upon the scene of nearly fifty v-irs' labor*, I aay, Not I, but the grace of Cod which * is with mo The memories connected with our old temple are maay and sweet. Many a time when the gun smote us by day. and the moon by night, and when the dark wing of peettience was overshadowing us, that was our refuge The place haa l>een rhanged, but the promises remain the asms Ptrange to aay. thai at the age of three score and fifteen 1 am i? rmitteil not only to aee this beautiful edifice om plefed. but filled to overflowing, and to hsar many w'thin it* walls Inquiring the way to Xlon, with Vbetr ftce# thitherward. As the time for my departure draw* nearer 1 feel the more the separation from the people of my charge The great struggle with me haa been oblivion of self, and rrmembrane* of ?nd The past <* gone like the star frem the curtail of night?gone like the wool just spoken never to be reunited?g. ne like the r|ood ei hausbd of its treasure?grate like the leaves of autumn Why do I say gonet Vntb i.g la i-fvie of which the infia eacv remains They all live In (lul l un verse What * [ERA the pact? at the momentous present? What the never ending luturev iterciy ail, where iha reoorJmg angel records thought word and deed unerr.ngly, c >n tlnually. May God bless ILs word to His glory and praise. Amen. * At the conclusion of the pastor's remarks during tho delivery of wbleh many or the older members of the congregation were mush affected, an appropriate prayer was offered by the Rev Or. Rogers, grandson ef the colleague and predecessor of Dr. Rprlng. A bymn was then sung, af. i which the audience were dismissed with the benediction, pronounced by the venerable pastor. Consecration of a Jewish Synagogue. INTDllflTINO AND IMP08ING C?R*MONl?8?ADDHkB-iES BY REV. PB. HAPBALL AND JllV. MBSHKd. ISAACS AND BONDI. The oonrecrntlou services or the new synagogue of tbe congregation B'nai Israel, situated at the corner of Kor syth and Stanton streets, took place yesterday, which, according to the Jewish mode of reckoning time, Is call ed the 17 th day of Abb., 6020. The building was formerly occupied as a place of worship by the Baptist do nomination, and bas been remodelled for tbe purpose to which it Is now devoted. In the oentre of the synagogue is located the el mtmor or reading desk, where the cfcuort (correapondlog to the minister in Christian churches) officiates. It is an ele rated platform, seven or eight feet square, surrounded by railings, w tu steps l>'adiug to it on either side. N.-ar the front of it is the inclined desk, covered with a man tie of red and gilt satin, upon which are laid the holy books used in divine service. In that portion of tbc building where in other churches the chancel and altar are located Is the ark. Hi re, in a semicircular recess, the Hi-hoi or sacred scrolls of ths law of Moses are kept. The whole device of the arc Is in imitation of the portico of a Grecian temple. An orna minted architrave projecting over the top is supported by two tluted columns, which are surmounted by Ionic capitals and rest upon octagonal pedestals of marble. A flight of three steps, arranged in a semicircle, lead to the platform In front of tne ark where the lectures (or sermons) are delivered. Between Ave and six hundred members of tbe congregation (the number whicb the building comfortably holds,) assembled yesterday, to witness and take part in tbe cousecrative ceremonies, which were under the direction of the Rev. M. R. De Leeuw. The male portion, according to the Jewish custom, occupied the body of tbc synagogue, and the females tbe galleries. On either aide of the ark were seated the Rev. Dr. Raphal), Rev. J. J. Lyons, Rev. Mr. Isaacs, Rev. E. L. Goldsmith, and Rev. Mr. Bondi. At half past two o'clock the Rev. Dr. Raphall, Chief Rabbi of New York, who was dressed In a long flowing gown or toga of black silk, ass imed tbe !alrtte. a cloak of white satin with purple and black stripes, and commenced the services, which were oooducted in the Hebrew tongue. Going outside tbe synsgoguc, be knocked at the door and exclaimed ? Open the gates of righteousness for me that I may enter through them to praise tbe I>ord. To which tbe choir, gathers 1 at tbe reading desk, responded ? This Is the gate of the Lord, into which tbe righteous shall enter. The doors were opened end the chazan chaunted:? How awful ia this place! To which tbe choir again responded:? This Is none but the house of God, and this is tbe gate of heaven 1 Tbe cAomm then ascended tbe reading deak, and, assist ed by tbe choir, sang :? bow goodly are thy tents, O Jacob! tby tabernacles, O Israel! And in the greatness of thy benevolence, will I enter thine house: in reverence of thee, will 1 bow down towards tbe temple of thine holiness. O Lord1 1 have loved tbe habitation of thine house and the dwelling plaoe of tby glory. I, therefore, will worship, bow down, end bend th? knee before tbe Lord, my Maker. And I will offer my prayer unto thee, O Lord, in an acceptable time in thine abundant mercy, 0 God, answer me in tbe truth of thy salvation. At the conclusion of which a procession of little girls to tbe number of thirty, between tbe ages of tire and ten years, dressed in white with blue sash is and spangles, with baskets of flowers in their hands and wreaths of green leaves upon their beads, entered the synagogue, and marching to tbc front took up a position on either side or tbe space between the ark and reading desk. The officers and honorary officers of the congregation, covered with the talrffc, then brought the nacred swells of the Holy Law to the door, ar.d thence proceeded to the Ark while the (baton and choir sany- ? Blessed if lie ?ho cometh in the name of the I/ird! We Mciss you from the house of the lord. A low rumbling noise was then heard, and the heavy curtains in front of the urk nnd the circular door* glide 1 back, disclosing the reccw in which the scrolls were to be deposited. These scroll*, fire In number, with two roller*, upon one of which the iwrcLment folds a* It comes ofl the other, couta n copiesjof the live book* of Moves, and were beautifully encased in velvet, satin and silk, with gold and (liver ornamental ion. The aeren circuits around the synagogue were then commenced, the children strewing the bearers of Die scroll* With (lowers each lime they passed thein, until thu floor beneath * covered wi;h the offerings from their lit I tie baskets. The Jtatan and choir cliaunled hymn-', and ' as tho procession arrive* before the unveiled ark each time the bearer* were relieved of their wilting burthen [ by new aspirants to thl* highly esteemed honor. At the termination of the eeveoth circuit the sacred scrolls were carried up the steps and placed In the ark. The lighting ot the perpetual lamp, a duty devolving upon ii.c o!,>>i nu mber of the rongrifgatIon. then took pice. The lamp, which was after the Fashion of thoee use.I by the ancienis. with the taper at one ettremity, was suspended I in front of the ark, upon wh!:b its never dying light is intended to shine. The cAaton then t hauirt-d? Blessed art thou,O lord, our God, King of the Universe, who hath preserved us alive, turUiued u| and brought us to rntoy this season To w'bj- h a response was made by the congregation After which the Ittv. It. Rai-iiau., dinning the taltt* as before, advanced to the platform in front of the ark, wn:ra i?utr tin u'a:upa w in tue u?rm 01 um garment, and reverently kissel It. Tben turning to the people, be read for bia text tbe wor n, "How l>eautifu] are thy lenta. oh Jacob," and addressed tbem n English. Such, he ?*id, were tbe sentiment* of tbe sa cred psalmist at tbe dedication of tbe temple. In erect leg tbe present bouae of worabip tbrjr connected II.em aefvea with that time wben tbe I/rrd aaid "let (ho? build me a temi le. and 1 w;!l dwell in tbeir midst ' In ao doing tbe history of tbree tbouaand year* paaaed before tin m. Tl.. f went back to tbe day* when I. ?1 *r and commanded, and wben tbe ptona in number* went to wortblp at Jeruaalem. Tbe prie?l addreasing tbem, and tbe great Sanhedrim sitting In judgment, all,'appeared before tbem. He referred to tbe exile of tbe laraelltea, caused by the inroad* of the Romans. The Jew went forth into tbe world, and wherever commerce and clTillxatlon were found, there, loo, was found tbe Israelite When I bey collected together, their ftratoare waa to build a temple of worabip, wh'cb could boast of the holy pre aeace aa no other church could. Just eleven years before be had ad IresMd tben. in tbeir former meeting place la Pearl etn-el. Two yean after be had on?aerated a synagogue InCbrystie 'trcel rortbem, and in nine yean moreyibe prnent place wa* oreupied He congratulated tb?*m upon tbeir rtoadfbat adherence to the doctrines of Israel, and be hoped tbeir new synagogue might be the abode of peace and merer, and that wboerer frequented It B%M go away rejoiced n ip r t Tbe Aarcn and choir tben cbaunted*a prayer for tbe gorernmant, In which tbe lederal, Stato and city officials were remembered. Rer. Mr l*A>rw, aTter performing the same ceremonies aa Pr Kapball, next addreeeed tbem also m English. He wa* happy t< assist In dedicating this new temple of the Jewish fhltb?a place where be boped their great est flsllclty might be realised He pointed oat tbe aoclent and divine character of tbe ceremonies and ritual with ! which tha consecration was accompanied Tbeir religion ! taught tbem to 'err* but ooe (tod, and waa devoid of that confusion which cram|>ed the mind* and feelings of the pious man So dissimulation tarnished their fair name in (b# worship of Rod ne warned them to he ware of tbe same dread Infueneirs which had already dm! organised relig oua seots and aocial lilb?a false spirit of reform He also warmed Iben to beware of the I insidious approaches of this Isflnenee. When i their neighbor's bouse was on lire it behooved tbem I to look out for tbe preservation of tbeir own. I He counselled them, in conclusion, to remain attadfaat In that purpoee of which the,r new synagoi'i;.. was amani featotion. aad not to let it r< main without endowing It more liberally and generously If possible than they bad | alrsady. After * ebannt by the Mann and choir m i>er re, Rev Mr. BebM. I kin of the Norfolk itreet congregation, (followed with an ?d<!rc*( ill German. He Ml happy, he Mi<l, in aiding in the conancralton of a lyoagnme. The Jtw* bad been free in H' Hand, France and N?:um, but : In America rehgioua libr'ty wan $uaranteed to lha fulle?t ' client. There were o<> l.m.t- here to th-' practice <<f any 1 religion, and the J-w* bad pod reanon to be proud "f their new rynagopoe The Jcw? might belong to dlfler. ent oat one. but the < or nant kept th< m togethr r in Joe J foltd bond of 'pinion and fowling After the rar'oua addre ?en came the ennaerratloo prayer, and the ex> rci* a cloted with tbe tinging of the I bailelnjah. Coroner*' Inqaeata# Fnrxn OncrwrrxTv?Yeeterday tbe nude body of an unknown colored man waa found la tbe water near Gorer nor't Irland IJeceaaed appeared to be about twenty Ore year* of age, and waa fire feet eight mchea In height. ioinciTJi Daarw ?On .Saturday laat F.dward Smith, a dock builder, waa ergaged >o repairing the pier at tbe foot of Veatry atreet, when hit foot became fixed In a hole, and In eodenvolleg to extricate bimeelf, be fell barkwarda and (truck he bead an violently that death tnatanlly eniued Coroner .lackman held an laqueet en tbe eaae, and a verdict of "accidental death waa rendered DeoeaMd waa a native of Swedm and thirty five year* of age Fatal Fau mow a Waoo* ?A German porter, named Saner, employed at No. 121 WMhington atreet, near Cedar, while driving a boree and wagon through Waahtng ton atreet, laat Saturday afleroona.^M accidentally thrown from bw aeat, and tuaiaieed tnj which reault ad in bia death In about half aa hour afterward* Coroner Jack man held aa oqneat on the body, and n verdict In accordance with the facta waa rendered TWaet TWnnowe Krtiirp at a Poia Racoon ?While e party of men were -a#ieg a Breckinridge and lane pole a few day* (go. 'a Haywood ormety. Twinreaee, the p>|#, by n.nrar.agement. fell and killed three pertona. LD. TRICE TWO CENTS. THE WATERING PLACES. Letters fren St. (iiharian, Saratoga, Hew* port, White Sulphur and Capen Sprtogw i Virginia ), Balbton Spa, Asm Springs, Cape Hay, Alexandria Bay, Lake lahepae, Sudbury, CatshHI, Bergen Pelnt, *? &c., die. ST. CATHARINES SPRINGS. >t. CATiununrs, C. W., July 31,1MQ. Sr. On/kc nut's as It H'uj and as It Is?Its Rapidly Qrovy iflg Rrputaticn, both IlyfieniraUy and Socially Amuse Itirrtft lies 11* /im?i n,'?n * mating of Ju J'ruue U'altt With the Chiefs of the Six Natum?DisUnfu.uhtd Finittrt, etc., Jc. It is now four years since an accidental circumstance brought me to this place. I happened to be at N agar*, and learning that an Invalid friend was slaying here I took the cars en the Great Western line and in luaa than three quarters of an hour was seated beside hun under the plazta of tho Stephenson House. I had purposed only remaining a few hours, my condition of health not being such as to require the powerfully stimulating waters of those springs. My tlrst impressions of the place were not calculated to induce tne to depart from my resolution. The company ware nearly all on crutches, and of young people there were only about half a dozen,and these compulsory attendants upon their gouty papas or rbeumstic mamas. And yet, notwithstanding this apparent absence of attractions, I found myself at the end of a fortnight dreaming away my time very pleasantly at St. Catharine's. The fact was that it was one of thoeo places which grow upon one insensibly. The clunato was delicious, the surrounding country picturesque and full of variety, and even out of the aillictcd elements, to which I had to look for society, there was much to be gleaned that was genial ami companionable. Since that time St. Catharine's has altered greatly. From being a mere resort tor inrulids it has assumed all (be features of an important watering plaoo. Crowds flock from the British provinces for the sake of the society which it affords, whilst the rapidly increasing reputation of the waters brings Invalids from all points of the Union, even the most remote. St. Catharine's is, in fact, growing into the same degree of estimation amongst the medical men of this continent that Chrlsbad occupies In the other bemisphe'c. And it well deserves this. More patients go away benefitted from bere than from tbe sulphur, iron and magnesia springs to which American inralids are in the habit of resorting. The intensely saline properties of the water, combined with ths powerful minerals which It holds in solution, impart to it at oocc the properties of sea and medicated baths Unlike tbe sulphur springs, which enervate and render the patient more sensitive to fortifies tbe system against atmospheric influences, whilst It st the same time eliminates from it all morbific aouroes of irritation. Tbla year the number of visiter* exhibits a large increase upon last reason, which was the beet since tho openmg of the spriugs The hotels and boarding bouses are ail crowded, and still guests continue to pour in. Thia is in a great degree to be accounted for by tbe efforts that arc beiug made to add to the attractions and amusements of the place. The proprietor lias wisely arrived at the conclusion that something besides a mere sanitary reputation is required to place these springs on a permanently prosperous fooling Invalid- tool, us well as other people, the necessity of amusement, and even though they may not be able to participate actively m what is going oo, they take an interest in it as spectators, wbicb helps to divert their minds from the contemplation ot their own ailments If it be true that half the ills that tl?-, h is heir to owe their origin to tho overtaxing of tho brain or to local influences, it is evident that their cure Is as much to be Bought in chuuge of -cenc and ploaxura blc excitement as in medical treatment and the remedial processes supplied by nature through the agency of mineral waUrs. For this reason the German springs are ren doled as attractive as possible to invalids. Medical men abroad bestow us much attention on the mental as on tbe physic al condition of their patients, and this is why, perj haps, the German baths have the reputation of effecting < so many more ourt-s than American springs, which have I precisely analogous properties. At the former from the ! time lbo patient ri-es in tbe morn eg until be retires rot it nifbt, hi* regimen, exercise, occupations and I amusements are all uncer tbc constant supci vision of bta medical attendant Mental employment of a pleasurable and heallkrul kind forma an imjNirtant feature In bia course of treatment, and public enterprise faddy tup plies tlie mcane of giving efleet to bia doctors' pr?*cci lplions. To the leading physician of tbli place, Dr. Mack, credit is due fbr the efforts thtt lie bar ma le to itaaim late an much as possible tbc rtyimi of tbtar springs to tbe tier man system. lie I." constantly Improving upon the pertout interested in tbe prosperity of the place the neeessity of providing liberally for ihe amusement and entert? nment of the visiters. Fully convinced a* be ia of tbe invaluatde qualities of tbe waters, be hi too tbrwougbly accomplished a pbyait itn not to feel that many, if net tbo majority, of the case tbat fall under bia obiorvat.on require otner treatment than lb rapeutic agent*. To manv of tboae who come here be forbid* absolutely the -?? of tbe springs, whilst he promises them much from tbe invigorating atmosphere, tbe iph ndui walk- and drives, and the freedom from all serious occupation wrb.cb they can en)o> here. I must do Col. Stephenson, tbe proprietor of tbeffpr.nga, tbe justice of saying tbat tic is ever ready to act upon the suggestions made fb turn for their impro*.em-nt Ho Cann<>l, however, go oa tast as others would with turn. He ha." created the place out of very small means and is now only beginning to realize the fiuits of bia enterprise. When be built tbe Que hotel which i>ear? bis name there were hut fear who believed in its prospects of success. He was pronounced s v.sionary, and his ruin was confidently predicted. Only five or an years hsre elapsed, and bis censors praise loudly tbe judgment and energy wbicb be baa exhibited. Here, as elsewhere, success stamps tbe character of tbe man. Tbia week tins been marked by two grand event*?* hall and a picnic. Tbe former was given at theFiepbenson House, and passed olf very agreeably. Tbe muatc was excellent. and dancing was kept up with more vigor than usually characterizes hotel bop* Tbe picnic was ose of tbe pl'-asantest affairs of tbe sort thai I have attended It took place at Qucenston, close to Rrock s Monument, in tbe grounds of Mr. Clement Colonel Htophersnn undertook the management of tbe festivities, and provided bountifully fbr the amusement and entertainment of tbe party A fbll band of musicians and a wagon load of edibles were sent on early in tbe morning, and lbs guests, consisting principally of tbe boarders st tbe Vtepbenson House, and a few of the townspeople, were oonveyed In carriage? to the *pot, which rommudl one of the Aoeel views on the Viagara river There an eicdlent r>pMt wae rpread In the open air, and between bright eyea. aMwttring breezea. good fare, plenty of champagne and eloquent *peerhe*, the day pamed <>(T moet delightfully tireat preparattona are being made at lew I* ton for the meeting of the I'rlnoe of Wale* with the chief! of lb? PI* Nations on or about the 10th of September nest. The event will be a ra<?t interesting one. and will bring people ft<*n all parte of the surrounding country to witnee# it. The interview la to take place at the foot of Brock'a Monument Senator Brwarl and General Webb were at Niagara Una week. The former bad aome idea of coming over to the Ppr<ng*. but did not carry out bie intention. 1 have just heard that Archbiehop Hughe* haa arrived here. Bia flrare la aoioewhat oul of health, aod It ifl i onndcrcd that the water* vf St Catharine * will prove beneficial to bini Saratoga. Kaiuroos, July 34, 1W0 TV TVuVt AH AMss?Arrtwrt of tsniinr DyugUu?Tke ll'O't oj Sarai'va?John M rriurf?lmffrorrmmt in lK? HirU?Hmdtth b?*ing I}?Ik* 1+myUmi far* I'fiut Iter. Mr Mfflmrn awl L* Mountain AU or\ Hand, 4< . 4c. T1>o tide of tr*vet bail at length aet in thta direction, greatly to the relief of hot' l and boarding houae keepers, barkmen, fafo bankers, ft' brew gtmcrack dealer*, and the tiro squaws who bare sold bead |>urscs and has keta ber? from that dubious chronological period antecedent to wbicb tbe memory of man runneth not. The unusual coolness of the summer lima far. and tbe multifarious excitements of the metropolis, hare contributed to deter tbe usual early exodus from town However, tbe *pa Is alive now, and tie re Is one comprehensive grin upon tbe countenance of every hotel keeper In town Douglas arrived as per waybill, and was we loomed With U" deepest enthusiasm by two gentletii** Coats and a brass band He made a rbort speech from portico of the 1'nited Plater Hotel, I he purport of which you hare gathered from your telegraphic despatches. In tbe even ins a tene* of illuminated tumblers were suspended in front of tbe hotel, and upwards of a doses rockets discharged. Another speech from Mr. Douglas with a running accompaniment of fire crackers, succeeded, In tbe course of which several pockets were picked. One member of the light Angered fraternity, after explor Ing tlx pockets without result, deliberately cursed tho pursuit, and avowed himself a convert to lfr. Douglas' theories touching slavery In tbe Territories?a hopeful convert. In case of Douglas' success be should be ap pointed to some post office I observe fewer ghastly swells here than usual. Vow and then n tropical exlbllatlon of cravat alarms tbe timet mind, but the Armstrong gun of swelldom is nowhere to be seen Possibly manning other batteries?lingering, It may be, in the metmpoii*. in order to give th# rrinee of tvai"? a tear leaanr* in style and manners. Tbe spa languishes ui Mieir absence' But heantifbl women are here in prodigious fbroa. flray eysa that outshine I be dawn and treaaea Ilka the night; Sorgeeua blossoms from the rosebud garden of girls waiting anx'ooely to he plucked by soma hand, gold gauntlet

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