Newspaper of The New York Herald, October 21, 1860, Page 4

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated October 21, 1860 Page 4
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At uoon, for Anpiawkll The mi: la for California aoil other parU of the PaclU vtli cloan at uiu o'ciuok to morrow mornlog. The Niw Toaa ^niu Mbuld? California edition? ecQtatn'iif the lak?t lowr.ijfeur* from all parta of th? world, with a large quantity of local and nuacallaneoua ?altar, will b? puhllahed at nine o'clock la lh? morulng. ^tngl* oopiea, in wrap^r*, readf for Balling, *!( ceuta. Agenla will pleaa* eerd <a iheir ardert aa early aa pas ?Mi THE LATEST NEWS FOR EUROPE. The steamship Vanderbilt, Capt.iin Lefevre, did not. go to sea yesterday, in t on.se?juen< e of the heavy swell on the bar, Captain L. deeming it im prudent to cross on a falling tide, ^he will pro teei on her voyage at ten o'clock this forenoon. We shall send our latest edition, containing news to four o'clock this morning, by the V"., thua giving Karope one day later American intel ligent c. She will reach England before the squadron, which left Portland yesterday a' ternoon with the Prince of Wales aad suite, will arrive in England. The news of the de parture of the royal fleet, and of the completion of the triumphal tour of the Prince through the United States, will thus be known in England tw j or three days in advance of the appearance of the squadron off Plymouth, where It la to be met by the Channel squadron. The Vanderbilt will arrive at Southampton on the 30th instant. The Duke of Newcastle promised to return to England with the Prince on the fiM of November. He will probably artive at home on the 2d or 3d of that month. Til* Nawi, The steamship City of Manchester. Captain Mier houae, from Liverpool 3d, and Queenstown 4th inat.. arrived at this port yesterday. She brings oo news, her advices having been anticipated by the Arabia. The steamship Vanderbilt left this port yester day for Southampton and Havre, with 181 passen gers and |->'.'l in specie. The City of Balti more also left thin (port yesterday for Qa sens town and Liverpool, with 265 pa?engers. She takes no specie. Owing to the strong northeaster ly gale whit h prevailed yesterday, the Vanderbilt came to anchor at Quarantine, from whence ahe will depart at ten o'clock this forenoon for Europe. It is reported that the City of Baltimore anchored In the lower bay. The northeasterly winds that prevailed during all of last week increased to a violent gale on Friday evening, which continued without abatement up to an early hour this morning. We have as yet heard of no disasters to shipping in the neighborhood of New York, but none of the Southern steamers due st this port had arrived up to the hour of going to press. Despatches from Norfolk and Baltimore state that the gale was very severe in Chesapeake Bay, and that the lower portion of the first men tioned city was completely submerged by the storm. The Prior* of Wales and his suits left Boston yesterday forenoon, smid enthusiastic cheers from the cit^ens, and accompanied by Governor (tanks snd other distincuishe J gentlemen, for Portland, where he waa received hy the Governor ofthe State ?f M ?;ne the Mayor of Portland, a respectable Oody of military and the entire population. He was escorted through the street ?> of the city, and Anally embarked on board the British war steamer tlero. The cannon of the war ships snd the bat teries thundered, the bsnds played the nstionai am of Britain and America, the vast concourse of people shouted their sdieux, snd the royal squsdron steamed away for Metric England. The < losing scenes of the Prince's tour are graphically de scribed in oar columna this morning. The Republican City snd County Convention met laat evening at the headquarters . No. 619 Broadway, to make a nomination for candidate for Judge of the Superior Court, in place of Judge Plsrrepont. resigned. thres years of whose term are yet unexpired. The convention went into an In formal ballot, with the following result : James W. White, 76; John Slauseon, 6: scsttering, 4. Mr. White was then unanimously nominated by acclamation, after whhh the convention s<\jourMd. The National Democratic City and County Con vention assembled last evening at Mosart Hall, for the purpose of nominating a person to fill the plsct f Judge Pierrepont, as Judge of the superior C >urt. After a short session . which was hel l with < loss J loors, they nominated Frederick A. Tal tnadxe by acclamation. The Cmoner's investigation Into the clr um stance- stteudmg the desth of Mrs. Jane Augusta Blankman, formerly known as Fanny White, was resumed v esterday. A full report of the testimony is given in another column. At the conclusion of the evidence the jury rendered a verdict that the deceased died of spoplexy. The counsel of Mr. Devlin have moved, before Judge leonard. in the Supreme Court, for a writ of certi jrari to bring the matter before the General Term. The plea of Mr. Devlin, which was to have been given in the Court of Oyer and Terminer, was postponed nntil Monday morning, in order to give Judge Leonard time to read the pspers on the w.otk?n for a certiorari. Ib con'rqnence of lb# nnfarorab!.* state o" the ' weather yrstsrt1 'jr. tic u.-mal opeu air c ih e tl U not a t pi c at t!i Central Park.. 1 Tlie ?*ir8 of rotUD jc?U'rJ?) etubracad abjut 4 WO a 0 000 baler, Ciuamf flrtu ou IU# baaia of 11*,' ; for mid dliog upland* Tbe Hour market ?u heavy, aud opened at caaier raits for Biate and Woalern shipping brands, wbicb caused mow aHlvitj In salci. WbeU ?u lea* ac tire and buoyant, and from lc.' i 2c. per bus^e1 lower i-r >! ?' w uicr anil spring. Corn ?h lower, with aalea hi 60 CCO a TO COO busbeis a 70c a 70 \c a 71c for West ern mnui', ailoa and in atore, and 78)*e. a 74o (or tUt jeli.v* Pork * as tn moderate lemand, wi b sales of ue? a.tts at f lu 30 a $19 37, and til 00 for new prime Sugara were quite Dim, with aalea of 800 hlida. Cuba t\ fair prices, and 20, (CO baft Manilla at fl%c. Coffee was la fair demand. A public tale of 4.098 baga of Rio were made at SIS 12% a $16 8ft? verage 818 86. Ooaaidertug quality , the aalu was aplrlted and at good prlcea. Freights wire some leas active, bu Arm. WheU waa eo gaged to Mrerpiot, in ship's bag*, at 12 -^d. a 12>fd , and Hour at Sa. 3>1 , and cotton a' V1- To Ixwdoa wheat, in bulk, was taken at 12 ^d. a 13d., and flour at 3a. 8d. M - .. The DUanlon t^aaitloa la Baath Oaro> Una? Tbe trials at llaad. In nearly all the Southern States the public in anticipation of Lincoln's election, appears to be confused and paralyzed, driiurg ubout, apprehensive of danger and mischief to SoutLetn institutions, yet undetermined what to do. There is one State, however, in which it is very evident, from her organs of public opinim, that the minds of the people are made tip. That State, of course, is South Carolina. Nearly all ber public journals concur in the opinion that she must and will secede on re ceipt of satisfactory information that Abraham Lincoln is elected President of the United States. Nor do the newspapers of South C&'olina stand unsupported upon this point by the action of the people. On the contrary, they have lately elected a State Legislature in which the K'ceselon element, Including R. Barnwell Khett, from Charleston, largely predominates. This Legislature is to meet at Columbia on the <;th day of November, to elect the electors whose duty it will be to cast the vote of the Mate for President and Vice President ; and said Legislature is to attend to such other busi ness on tbe occasion, according to the Gover nor's proclamation. " a? the safety of the State may require " This is generally con-trued aj meaning that active legislation will be re quired, providing for the withdrawal of South Carolina from the Union, including the proper notice in advance to the other copartners as to the general government, that South Carolina, from and after, say the 4 th dty of March next, must be counted out. This idea of South Carolina leading off in the work of a Southern confederacy meets w ith en couragement from the secessionists of Georgia Alabama and Mississippi, and even in Tennessee they are sympathizers in the movement. Mean time the young men of the Palmetto chivalry are organizing themselves as a volunteer po litico military body, of the style and title of " Minute Men." The badge adopted is blue rosette, two anil a half inches in diameter. with a military button in the centre, to be worn on tbe side of the hat " Some of them also wear "? red scarf, with the letters M. M. imprinted on It." The Columbia ( hroHnian , speaking of this organization, sajs ''the recent elections wHl doubtless stimulate its growth, and we would not be eurprifed if, in a month, with proper drill and discipline, it furnishes an army strong enough to maintain any independent move that msy be made by the Southern States." AU this has a very revolutionary aspect; but we find in our last received issue of the Charleston Mercury a little paragraph which gives "a silver lining to this cloud" of war. It is a public no tice in behalf of Seaator Hammond. whose sound and statesmanlike conservatism U well known to our readers, that ''he will be a candi date before the Legislature for re election to tbe United States Senate;" that "as rumors of his withdrawal have brm current, we deem it an act of justice to him to state the fact" that be does not withdraw; but that "whatever may have been his intentions at a previous period, the present critical aspect of affairs prevents hi* voluntary retirement from the public service."' Now we dare say that Senator Hammond is not prepared to hold the election of Lincoln as our next President a sufficient cause in itself for the secession of South Carolina, but that he holds to the opinion that she should await from the new administration some official action le veiled at the peace and safety of the Southern States. To this end. we presume, Mr. Ham mond desires to be present in tly Senate at Washington after the 4th of March next, in order that he may consult with Southern Sena tors and representatives as to the course they stall pursue, should the composition of "Old Abe's" Cabinet, or the drift of his Inaugural ad dress, foreshadow the prosecution of an active abolition programme against Southern slavery and "the slave power." On the day of the Presidential election, how ever. the new secession Legislature of South Carolina will assemble to deliberate upon this very question. Tbe news of Lincoln's election among these men will be very apt to drown all considerations of prudent delay; and so it Uby no means impossible that South Carolina may cross the Rubicon, or do something which will compel Mr. Buchanan. In his annual December message, to call the attention of Congress to the subject, in order to avert the catastrophe of a threatened collision between the federal and the local authorities of tbe State. In any event, with Lincoln's election we shall have a great upheaving, overturning and re construction in all our political affairs. It is not surprising that, foteseelng this war of the elements gathering in the horizon, our kite-fly ers, speculators and fancy men of Wall street should be walking about with their heads to the ground, impatiently awaiting the issue of i this Presidential battle. OomjtboUi B Haws and the Prcuc Caa I Errors. ? It Is stated that Comptroller Haws is preparing a statement of all the sums of money appropriated out of the public funds for some j ears past to the different charitable institu tions of the city, and, as far as can be obtained, the amount of good resulting from those appro priations. We cannot commend toe highly the value of such a report. If it be made full and thorough. Vast sums of money are ezpeniled T Jfar out of the tax levy, by various or dinances of the Legislature and Common Coun cil, and if the publlo were acquainted with the mode of distribution, and the actual amount of good otherwise resulting from the proper or improper disposition of it, it would lead, perhaps, to the exercise of more discrimination in raaklcg these donations We have very little doubt that there are plenty of evils in the management of oar public charities which cry aloud for ccrrectioo; and it would be well to know what institutions are governed it a nsrr w and Bceaa sjitit.ani ahvi of ti?a are productive of moat good to the objects for which they are specially designed. As an in b'.aace of tie ungenerous spirit* in which some of these institutions may be managed, we may mention incidentally that students of the Ho meop&thic College, chartered by the last Legis lature, made application to visit the wards of one of our public hospitals, as the students of all medical colleges are entitled to do; they were refused admittance, and upon inquiry they found that they were excluded at the or der of an allopathic physician. We merely cite this incident to show how narrow minded are the managers of some of these public charities, which are supported in part by funds contributed from a common source, when thete young men could be excluded from a hospital because they chose to study medicine according to a different theory from that of the conductors thereof. Upon investigating the ma nagement of other public charities it will per haps be found that they are not administered with a view to the public good so much as In a personal and narrow spirit. We trust, then, that Mr. Haws will be enabled to give us a full and true history of every charitable Institution in the city which may be the recipient of any portion of the public money. Such an expo sition will do a great deal of good. Am?rlran 8?nwtlon? Daring 18GO? What Nut : The Prince of Wales sailed for home jehtenluy. embarking at Portland, Maine; and % etds our latest sensation. The year I860 has beeu fruitful in exciting events; our wide awake, mercmial people have had their binds and theii heads full all the time. As the man in the play says, "there has been so much goint? on that hardly anybody could tell what was going on." Those indomitable fellows, the New York reporters, liave had just as much as they could do (and that is saying a great deal) to keep pace with the railway progress of events. As for the ISritbh journalists who came over with a view to astonish iia by their superiority, they have been a week or ten <l?ys behind. an<l #0 completely bothered by the whirl and roar and bustle about their hea ls as to be reduced to a condition bordering upon helpless idiocy. We started off iu this memorable sensation year with the general smashing up of the democratic party, an organization which ouje assumed a Divine right to govern the country, but which became so utterly unprincipled and corrupt as to inspire nothing but sentiments of the most pro found contempt in the mind of every sensible man. So, at Charleston, the democratic party, after a fierce struggle for life? a tremendoty effort for existence? expired before the eyes of the nation, and went to its grave unwept, un honored and unsung: ita only mourners were a few scurvy politicians who wept over the pros pect that they might be forced to earn an honest living. A little sensation was caused by a feeble at tempt to galvanize the democratic corpse at Baltimore; but this was crushed out by the near approach of the great event of the year, the ar rival of the Japanese Embassy, the first mix tion ever sent by the Oriental Britons to any Western Power. The Japanese princes c:eated a very great sensation. At Washing ton, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York there was a Japanese fever, and the public pulse rose to an unprece dented be'ght. Nor was there time enough for us to ccol cff before the Great Eastern came stesmiog up the bay. amid the roar of cannon, the fluttering of counties* flags, and the accla matioos o( thousands of delighted people. The big ship made a sensation only second to that caused by our Japanese guests. If the G re it Eastern bad been decently managed the public cutiosity about her might have been turned to much more profitable account Let us hope tl.at Mr Bull got an idea or two upon that bead. As the Great Eastern departs, much after the manner of an overgrown schoolboy who has b? en justly snubbed, a royal squadron is seen ridicg at anchor In the Gulf of St. Lawrence. It bas borne to the shores of the New World the heir apparent to one of the oldest and proudest o( European thrones. Under triumphal arches, over rose strewn pathways, tnrough gaily deco rated cities, followed by the shouts of thousands of loyal provincials, this young Prince makts his way to the frontier of the United States. The republic greets him most cotdially, as the immediate representative of a great and friendly Power. For the first time In the history of the nation a Prince of the blood royal Is lodged In the White House, and rides up Broadway side by side with the chief m.igisuateof the city. Old Boston? the scene of the massacre, of tte mustering of the Conti nental armies, of the desperate encounter on Breed '*,0111? old Boston pours out all her learn ing, her wit. her refinement and her beauty to do honor to the lineal descendant of George the Third. And with the debarkation at a port often menaced by British arms, the eventful drama is brought to an appropriate close. The question now Is. alter all this excitement, are we to have a little quiet, or is there another teosation following cloeely upon the heels of those we have already experienced! We do not pretend to looh Into futurity, but it seems to us that our neat sensation may be one of % vety serious character. On the 6th of next month we are to elect a President of the United btatee. If Mr. Lincoln should be chosen ? and t' ere U every probability that his party will succeed? then we shall have a President for tbe North rather than for the whole Union. At any rate, that is the ground already taken by tbe Scuth, where, it is useless to deny or at t? nrpt to conceal the fact, a storm Is brewing. Wall street, ever sensitive to real danger, bas already begun to scent gunpowder in the Southern breezes. The stock speculators are holding tiff, and will not operate, one way or tbe other, t ntll after tie election. How far the feeling of dUaffpction in the South extends, or what will be its results, are mat*ers beyond human ken. We hope that our next sensaticn will be as harmless as those which have pre ceded It: but we have very serious fears that such will not be tbe case. Tux Diumsttc OormtWT Law -As Iw pout ant Ph to v? There bas been a **eat deal cf dlrpute and no sm?ll *m>uit of Utigt tlon brought about by the a?' of CjagTfss. sp proved 1856. by which the provisions of the copyright law were further extended to dra malic authors and proprietors of plays, in whole or in part original. ft has been de dared bj Bohemian manager, a-d peripatetic stars" who wish to ?nd io exc-.se fcr pQTiff i i ; :r ether p<:p' ? ? F -sv. tfc? U* wa* bo loeeeiy drawn as to bare do binding | farce, and although the question has been fre- i quenUy before the courU, there has been no | direct decision upon its merits until a short ! time since, In Boston, .when certain parties were sued for Infringement upon Mr. Board cault's copyright of the drama called the 4- Oc toroon,'' and Mr. Justice Sprague gave an opinion, which covers the whole ground, sus tains all th? points raised on Bourcicault's be ta f, acd grants an injunction against the defendants. In view of the import ance of this decision, we have print ed it in full elsewhere, and persons who are hereafter tempted to indnlge in the very economical, though not very praiseworthy, practice of stealing the fruits of other people's mental labor, can no longer set up the plea that the law is worthless. Mr. Justice Sprague is a sound jurist, and bis decision will scarcely be revere# d by any federal judge In the country. The decision In this case U of Importance to the gtneral public aB well as to the authors and managers. The public demand fresh plays, acd the history, romance and poetry of our country offer a splendid field to dramatic an thers. If they can be secured in their copy tight, so as to be remunerated for their labors like other literary men. it will not be many years before we shall have an American drama wot thy of the name. The Missionary Brail at Conatantlwople. Elsewhere will be found a translation of the correspondence which has patsed between the English Ambassador at Constantinople and the

Armenian. Patriarch, in reference to the riot that lately took place at the interment of an American Protestant in that city. The long standing animosity between the two antagonistic creeds, Mahomedanism and Chiistiauity. the representatives respectively of baibaiism and civilization, culminated to a crisis in the recent atrocities in Syria. When these two religious elements come into colli sion the interests of humanity demand that all Christendom should combine to give the su premacy to Christianity: but where lojai dis putes break out amongst Eastern Christians themselves, the intervention of foreign Powers carries us back to a period whi:h none but fanatics would wish to see recalled. The policy of the European governments at the close of the seventeenth century was mark ed by a spirit of exaggerated religious enthu siasm. and although our own century is too far advanced in civilization to tolernte its re vival, jet modern European diplomatists appa rently consider that policy too advan tageous to be relinquished. Constantino ple is the field in which they are at present prosecuting their rival interests, under cover of this pretended zeal for religion Russia through the Greeks and Armenians France through the Catholics, and Great Bri tain and the other Protestant Power* through a new community recently created by the Ameri can missionaries, of whom our own Minister has. it seems, also constituted himself the protector. The riot which recently took place over the grave of a proselyte of this sect furnished a pre text to championize Protestantism which was eagerly seized upon. The affair had been, to all appearance, arranged, when the representatives of the Protestant governments undertook to resettle it When Informed that by the treaty of Paris they were debarred from interfering? the Sultan alone having jurisdiction in the maUer? the American Minister declared himself exempt from its stipulations, the United States not hav ing been a party to it. It should be added that Mr. Williams Is stated to have assigned as a rea son for the part which he took, that the offl:iat ing clergyman at the interment was an Amerl can ; but we cannot see why that circumstance should involve diplomatic interference, since he was simply discharging a Christian duty. If the account that we have received be correct, the officiating priest was the Armenian pastor of the Protestant branch of that nationality. American citizenship had. therefore, nothing to do with the matter- the missionaries having made use of this pretext only to Intimidate the Porte through our Minister? their motive being evident in the demand which they are said to have forwarded to our government for a man of-war. Such are the facts as they have been reported to us. We trust that they have been exag gerated. and that oar Minister has not been led by the persuasions of these men to forget his position as representative of the United States, whose policy is opposed to everything like ag gr* ssion. or political or religious meddling In the affairs of other countries. When we want a territory we pay for it, as in the case of Califor nia and New Mexico, and as we shonld be glad to do for Cuba; and when we desire to secure commercial influenoe we go straight to our object, as we did in the case or Japan. How ever strong may be our religious sympathies with our fellow Christians abroad, we do not allow them to betray us into disputes which our political system has made no provision for. We are a commercial republic, and not an in tiiguing despotism. Our diplomatic text book is the ledger, and our m W-- dollars and cents. Our interest In Turkey lies la her drugs and spices, her fruits, wool and other products, for which we exchange our cot ton fabrics, rum. Yankee notions. A:.; and if we feel any particular sympathy towards the Armenians, it is because they are the Yankees of the East, as well as Christians like ourselvee. Hence it neither comports with the spirit of our constitution nor with our commercial In terests that we should interfere in the religious differences of other nationalities, and strict watch should bt kept over our diplomatic agents to prevent them being ma le the d ipes and instruments of a set of lanaiics who wo i'd embroil the world for the sake of making a single proselyte. We trust that s'epi will be taken to retnore any unfavorable impression which the cond i:t of cur representative may have created a'. Con stantinople. This should b# done promptly, as the Biltish Minister. Sir Ilenrv Lyttoa Hi'. wer. setms Inclined to withdraw from aay further action in the affair. It i? Important that the Eastern populations shou'.d be irvie to underttacd that the A aelkaa mission tries do no' represeat the American p?;p'.e. laa muck as they are men of limited etpsri-tce. litt'e knowledge of the world, and. though well meaning, fiercely bigoted This exp'.aaa tion Is especially due tc the Araeniaa com m intty and their Patiiatch. who most hav* been led to form strange opinions of oir Loaded liberality in rtllgieu matters fron the rendu It cf the*-' v" backed up as ft is r "ported U; b*r? b? - -. I?y the i'1 jedfed iaU :? f?.-rwfe C* t ?* Mi: '?*?; Mr. Yancey, Mr. Dowlas am> Gkouqe Sa\. deiu? A Qcckk Kettle ok Fish. ? George Sanders, it appears. La his anxiety last spring to harmonioe the democracy upon Mr. Douglas, overdid the business. The following extracts will explain how. The first la from the Doug las organ at Washington, to wit: ? ANOTU1R FALSEHOOD NAILED. It baa been lined to tome garters that Mr. William L. Yatcey wu (tiered the Vice Presidential nomination oc the Dotgiaa ticket. Tbii ti a week attempt or the bolter* to get their champion lntu decent pohtloal afttllatioa. We emphatically deny that any auch offer wa? made? that anybody bad authority to make it. The fanatic diaumonlst wai never invited to disgrace the democratic ticket by baring bis name printed on it There Is no foundation for such a rumor, and the author of it, whoever he be, while evidently atoai tag in the deiire for the decent aaaoclation he vrtabes to push bis chief into, null idea the attempt by the untruth with which he makea it. We call upon tbe C brutiiMion to correct tbe faleehool. in response the Constitution (Breckinridge or gan) produces the following letter, the writer of which is endorsed as a man of high charac ter:? Washi*?ito?, Oat 18, I860. PlUB ?ir? Your cote of to day has been reseivrd. In reply, I stale that when Mr. Yaocey wai en route for the Baltimore Convention ha stopped in Washington aud H|Wt with ti.e Baa Mr. I'ugb.of Al*?>*ma Iii company w tb Mr W Kuber, of Virginia, a delegate to the Couvriitlon, I called to aee Mr Yancey. Mr Yancey wu alone when we called. Mr. Kugh and Colonel Hubbard, of Virginia subsequently came in In the ootirse o( the conversation It was remarked that Mr Douglas' Mreuttn in tbe Con rent ioa waa much in creased by the comber of Southern men who expcctel to be nominated u Vice I'reaideut on bit ticket It r**:?ly 10 tb:a remark. Mr. Yancey luformed us that the Vice {'residency bad been tendered to him If be would unite in the nom.nation of Mr Douglaa. He epoke of the pros ?! tion with scorn While we were convening on tUe sub. jtct, J.'r George Sander*, of New York, cane ia. After ?< me general conversation about tbe proapect* of Douglas and of uniting the party on bim. Mr Smders urgel Mr. Yancey to accept the oiler that bad been male him, and, aa an Inducement to aocept it, auured Mr Yancey (hat bauglai mutt die within nx aft*r Ail intufuratiin, and that then Mr. Yanc*f would have Ikt uhule matter \n Ml power. Tbl* ia tbe substance of the conversation which oc curred in my presence. Mr. I- .sner was preaeut I am not sure whether Mr Poah and Colonel Bubbard were present at the t ine, but 1 be.,evu they were Kespeat fully, yours, S. 3. BAXTER. Now, if this does not prov$ that "politics* make strange bed fellows," we will give it up that honest John Tyler and honest John Minor Rotts never slept under the same blanket It must also be conceded that, after resisting the tempting offer of Sander*, this terrible man Yancey is - tbe greatest Roman of them all." Btar in mind, brother Yancey, that in being elected Vice President with Douglas there is something better behind. ' Douglas must die within six months after his inauguration.'' Only think of that. Was there ever such a flattering offer made to a fire eater before? A campaign Douglas song was started some time ago, with some such chorus as thl-:? And must our Dougiaadie? And shall our Douglas die ? Then twice several hundred thousand me a Will know the reaaon why. But Sanders explains the reason. It all de pended on Yancey; but as Yancey declined, tbe bargain falls to the ground, and there is no necessity for the death of Douglas. That song ought to be stopped, for with every reason to hope that Mr. Douglas will "still live,'" though politically dead, why should these song singers be anticipating his funeral'.' Where Is Sanders? HEWS riM THE MTI0S1L CiPITiL. Wash-.wotos, Oct. 20, 1800. ttii rrji i t or tbx wamman incnoi. The return* or the Mi*ei**ippl election *bow a ma jority of 20,000 for Breckinridge. Hon. Jeff. Davi* Is to t* met by to outpouring of the whole 8ute or MiMtMtppt at Yazoo on the 30th of this month. No more noble, die interested, scholarly or chl valroua ton of the Sooth ever appeared In pub lic lire. Bad hit health been equal to hla varied facultlee he would hare rivalled the Calhoun* and Macon* ot the earliest day* or tha republic. tbi nuvmcvcY. The friend* of the I'aioa ticket In New York are In good ?pint*. It I* understood that If the Catholic rote 1* coa coal rated on that ticket, Lincoln '* defeat I* certain It I* too late to swap horse* far the Presidential race, but A 8 B-nwn, ror President, and f"ine New Y >rkere say, Mr Dickie eon, ars proposed by a Southwestern man a* nags that would win. Douglas Is called Lincoln'* hangman all over the South The way the eld Una whigs are golnt la the South 1* ebown by the fact that Geo Wood, of Mississippi, and J K Fiere, of Louisiana, two of the most eminent and thorougbg >iog of the whig party, hare come out for Breckinridge. The Richmoai Enquirer editor declares thst not one man la Virgtala desires a dissolution of the Union Nobody cares now about aide Issues snch as this abut Yanoey havlag been offered the Vice Pree leacy by the Dcugiaaitea. The prooi u potilir*, but h.ghc: matter* ars to be attended to. TSS T*> BK.U4X LOa? A loan of Un m .lion* is to be ooatsadel for by capital lit* on the 221 instant, to be htld f>r twenty jear* It will tsst the eouSdence of moneyed men Is the stability (f the government of the I'e >n Of ooaraa it will bi taken at easy rate* f>r Ui Treat :ry sad r*naaaeralivt term* for all who con tribute to or are dependent oa the oapital advanced awabd tub osoaooi can The opinion of the Attorney (ieseral in the Deg?>ot cans has bo< u Bert to the War It*partm?at It aliowe Ifgroot about eighty thousand dollars, lait-.&d of one li -no red and eight thousand doiiarB already allowed by ?be Secretary or War. It i* oot known whether the Seers tary ol War will adopt this opinion or adhere to hi* origin*' award, which is proao .need correct by some of the best legal Judgee dbi-abrbb or m AtroawBT causa*! At: rney General Kirk left this city to dsy for Peon sylvaaia, and wlli be absent about a woes. KAxaaa IBDUB LAKDS. The Commissioner of the General I.aalOTloeba la (iractad the Surveyor Oercra! of Kansaa to bo sola-g* lbs present Delaware Reserve at to allow an alloiaeat of four aad a half towaab'pa la each Indian of that tribe, ss was the inteatloo of the government In subjectisg ths original reserve to a limitation that I* to be etteadel ia direction of Straoge river ucvr<w or ubb. riBz i< trurmsa rn >? vimrut. Geasral Pasz to day preaeated his creieat ale as Miaia ter from Venezuela, and was rectlTSd by the President ia that capacity. HsremeBt* si leaator Uoaglaa. Cm, Oct 30, 1110 Judge Douglaa' trip from St Louis to Jeflersio wa* a coatiauad ovatica He was ballad with shout* of welcome all along tha road, aad tha earsr multltu lee assembled at the principal nation* would ant let him pea* w thoat ?peaking He ts now addreaeing a vist crowd la rroatof the capl. tot. Immense entfeuai nm prevails Virginia I'ollttra. Richb I*D, Oot. >0, 1M0. Nekeoa, lb- lVecW ar'dge rand'date, has twee elected i > the Botit from Fluvanna, by eixty four majority. J Naasatliaistti Pellllri. Bimtom, Oct 20. llf) The three part es opposed to the rtpablicaa have fused In the Fo .rtt aad F iftb diatricta, an. ..ng on Meaara ?:*?? low and Appeton for Congreas, aga net Meesr* Res ail Bur.jigsme Fatal Hallway tollUlona. Dmorr, 0:t. 29, 1##0. A r ?T"n^rrnrrr 1 oa the Detroit aad Milwaukee Railway yesterday morning, two m'lea west of Blrm'ng iiam, between a freight and str'rem train, by whleli Mr. the m? ag?n(; Mr Nichols. IheetpresB messea l*r, and WiOtie, the fireman. wore killed Ci avai Olt to, 1IW The mail tra.u oa tus Cleveland sal Frle Railroad, go ag east In Jay, raa into a wagwi at Pain?>e*1li*, kliliag M-e fo nmio a boy earned Djle. aal lej.rlog V;# trrke. Mmu- Ptoae, aad aa lafaet, aU ot whom wers la Ifct wtgoa. Fire la PbtladeiphlB. PBiua^a ran, O.-t ft), mm Mi i*eM'? arm >1 J ire tv'A'f on W . # <????; r kt t Ot !??<* ' 'ft t I ?? t New* fiom Havana Nsw Oituua*, Oct. 20, MM The steamstatp Cahawba, from New York, 17tb Inst. , h? arrived at tbli port. Tbe health o! tbe city of Havana tu rally rost jrsd Tbe steamahips Bienville a Empire City sailed from Usvana for New York on tbe 1Kb Tae total rereuue of tbe island or Cuba (or tbe pert e.gtil months waa up war Is of 813 000.000 The Havana sugar market wa* quiet, and quotations were 84 a S teaU. Tbe total etock in port amountsl to 150 COO boxes Molasses at live clayed was quoted at c'.ao 4 reals per keg Freights were inactive. Kx change on lx>ndou 14 a 144 P?r out premium, oe New Vork 2 * 4 p?r cent premium. News front Pike's Peak. Omaha, Oct 20, ISM. An extra coach of tbe Western Stage Company arrived here this afternoon at three o'clock. It lert Denever last Monday, with eleven througk pasaeengers and tbs mes senger of Hickley's Express, with 86, WO in treasure aed $1,300 is tbe hands of passengers Diss apt lorn of ihs Kansas teavestles, Lsavwwoktu, K T , Oct 20, ISM Tbe Convention it Topeka was divided by the adoption ol tbs majority report of tbe Committee oa Credentials, tbe wlthdr awing delegate* embracing tboss Cross Breckinridge, Bourbon, Dorusaban, Douglas, Uavai' wortb, CKage and Nouberze counties, wrth s portion or those from Wyandotte, Reilye and Allen countiea, representing two thirds of tbs population . and wealth or tbe Territory The seceders organised s separate Convention, and recommended unanimously tbs pui-sage or ths bill which bas been recommended by tM Committee on Public Lands ia the House or Representa tives Much feeling exists on tbe matter between tor tious of rival towns and localities. Ylolsnt Gals on Chesapeake Bay, Bai.ttsoks, Oct. 20, I860 Tbe gale was very b?avy last night, and waa severely felt on tbe bay. Tbe Norfolk steamer has arrired. Owing to ths Severe gale at Norfolk cn Friday she dll cot leave at tho usual hour. Tbe lower portlou of tbe city of Norfolk has been com pletely submerge! by tbe storm The Wetland Canal Obstruction^ Post Couior.ni, Oct. 90, 1860 Tbe navigation of the Welland canal, which was stop ped by the rsilsray accident yesterday, was resumed at four o'clock this afternoon. The traffic on tbe Buffalo and Lake Huron Railroad is still obstructed. Sailing of the North Brltoai Qrsssc, Oct 20, ISM. The North Britsa sailed at ten o'clock, with eighty -four passengers. Southern Ocean Bteamer Movements. Savaxhaii, Oct. 19, ISM. The Florida arrived at Tybee at flve and at her wharf at nine o'clock Friday night. All well Nsrketii PHILADELPHIA STOCK BOARJV Ph:lads!Tiua, Oct. JO, ISM Stocks bfavy. Pennsylvania Stale Fiv?s, 97; Reading Railroad, 22 V Morris Canal, 04 V. Loop Island Railroad, 13,4; Peonsjlv.mla Railroad, 40 8igh. exchange no New Tork at par. #Ain*o*s, Oot 20. ISM. Flour steady. Wheat Arm rrd.il 30 a SI 40, whits, SI 45 a $1 65 Corn steady: yellow, Mc a 70c. Provi sions quiet mess pork, S19 it, prime, 814 60 CoS?i steady at 14 4 C. a 16 4c. Whiskey dull at 21c a IS ;4'c. PlTM.ADSlJ'BIA, Oct 20, ISM. Fl< ur firm sales 1.C00 bbls . at S6 a S6 124 Wheat Steady; red, 81 40 a SI 41, white. SI 46 a SI 60. Kee tuckj white, St 60 Corn quiet at 7Sj Provisions quiet. Codee firm. Whiskey stea?y at S3m a 24c. Alhahy , Oct 20, ISM Flocr dull Wheat? S .000 bushels at SI M a SI SS for wb te Michigvn, and SI 30 ror amber Iowa Cora dull, at 674c Tor Western mixed. Oats itealy, a'. 36 40. fbr State. Barley? Mors doing; 82c aU4?. for Canada West, and 82c tor Canada Fast and State: salss SO, M0 buthsls. Whiskey? Sales 4M bbls , at 83 4c Ht ffalo, Oct. 20, ISM. Flour dull and unchanged Wheat dull, heavy and lowsr: do sales yesterday afternoon, this morning 20.3M buKhels No 1 Chicago spring on private terms Core lower sales 9 000 bushels, at 56c. a 664c , no sales of other grains. Whiskey nominal, attic a2l4c Canal freights excited 66c. for Hour, 20c ror wheat, lis for corn to New Tork. Imports ? 4 000 bbls fliur, 91 M0 bosh* s wheat and 1.000 do barley. Ei ports? 100, M0 bushels wheat, 28 ,000 do corn and 14 000 do oat I CurciWATt. Ojt 13. 18M Flour dull; superSoe at 86 a 86 10. Whiskey steady at ISc Pork? Meas, Western. a fair demand at 817 76 a SIS. Money and exchange unchanged City FiRB m TBI Bownv ?Between three ud four o'clock oc Saturday morninf ? Are ?u d uoorereJ oe ibe Bfii Boor or tbe bnlld'.Bf No. S?4 Bowery, in ibc prr?is.-e of J. W Willard & Co., manufacturers of dafuerreotype cmm. Loes about 1200; losurel for 1600 m the Bus 1 1 toe IoeuraBoe Co?paoy Tb<- fourth floor 11 occupied bf J B Hoosts'o, nenufeelurei of clolbiif loot abort $1 (CO on sewing mtcbiaee uid stock, lonurol 'or 9400 no ww:d| mact.mi anl IK turn to the WHllasuborf City, asd fl 6(0 on clothlcg in the tumliton Insuraaoe Company. Tbe third floor is occupied by l>?Tld K.cb, upbclBterrr datnafe by water about m co lasur - aoce Tbe Brcoail floor is ocr-ipied oj M Hylaad, la porter of Itteoe; damaf e about 136 insured for $6 000 iti Unbares and Traders and Bruoaiyn Insurance Coa^a Biea Tbe (tore floor is occupied by Laoaey * Mulquiaa, ceaUra la carpet* dams?- to stock <-f wateiteboul 4J04 insured for 96,(00 'n ibe Market ail .-"tnyTewaat tnsor atre CtapeD'"1* Tba.bolUtc :? ownci by Tboaas Wal dec It II d?3)??M ?V\I M"0 tanrti ?'.'?Ml s.?BI iiatatce by water wtsd'oe to tie stock of noth'.nf of Wot.' Orha, No M()f ; ta rare 1 for M. 004 the tie?tSloc Insurance lonipanj Tb* oriftia of I tie lire ta unknown at preBcat It is usfer mreei^alion by toe Firs Marehat. Ft:<a i> Okejw -j ?t iut ? Stoitijr after b:b? o'clock feet t |t'. a 3re briWe out in tbe ni l. ??r? abow rMaJ "? M. t Meyer. on tb? atuocd floor of Xo. 169 ftreeawlofe ?tr?et At tie I'm? tbe fir; >u iiacor?r*d tbe faailif wert ah"i:t rettrlsg to bed. act t\d s me d.fD< ulty la n.ekiuf tbe r <?nap* the Ore i| eurpoeed to bare wrrft i.aW'.t :mm tbe (u I *nt Me'ore lb' '^mee were ettia autrb'd Ue let're aecoad Ujo* was burned out Tb? Ja wafe to Mr Meyrr'e stock ax 1 furn t j?s w:'.] ataourt to ??it f ? AC tu una for $3 ICO .a ibe Huniltja Tasu '?ere ton |*i. v -Tbe fl-st flo.?r is oec::|?i?d by M t? lau ebeehncb. leeler :? aefare an t to">?c >. stock lasa ?<?1 abtui tHO by wat?r. iteutd for I3,*00 :n tbe Brooklyn, A?tor, Ht N rbo as Insurance l>n panies Tbe stoet i f rrry iro>)? \i N" 147, owned by Mam I^w'j, was ?! iirrte ! ab-.- t S-V0 by water, Its-.red for II M0 la the Mercbarta' fistrence O npsiiy Samrel Rnwur, boot ?ad ti?e oealer, oocupaat of No 141. eustaiBtd about M omje by water, oo (a?-:-%BC* fbe bu'l'lofsara by O A Gtf tbry are damsfed abo'it (TOO raid to be ai-i;e<J. Co>r?aT ru? a Moor t mto.nv.ni; Cmsirr ?Tbe Soclsty of n Vmcent de Paul's, wbicb bae f ir Ms Mb object tbe ai eflal <r. of sifTtr .o| aan f tbe pcor aa ' f-n t.Keee, hoi Is t? fourth MBual fretteal at tbe C ty A?.?>nib;y Foias, 4M Broa.lway.cnumetc rf re V ?oday n< tt. an 1 ronttau Bf fill F?l<ay Wetruittbat It w' ; be wai. pitroaiMtf ty our cltizea* .k a pie me I carl-l himbers. B>fore H : Judfp Leoesrl CLAIM A0AIK9T THS CfT V IUK W? IX THI BlStSS MM. T*t Penp'' #' tht rra-i m s f J *i A.'e7>, JS^ -nff , M Kitri T ft J' I, Omy- ? Tbn is aa apo . iBl.oa by tte Sheriff to recorer f.-^x tb? Oomptr ler (. .1 fees f* ereice of proceed ta the r*> ? rota m esc > 1 by tbe Hoard ' f Fx- <*?* at? as i ri?nr dH,* ? wb? tura rrf' iM to take mil ItreEfp* ibe 'MS ta tb* HA< Sti'te r m n??c*l ? not- at to abrw.t $40 04o li.ee. m f t(0 bt? ? r -aly ''eea Tat. led bj tke Sbeiilf, it ua?:af b~?? ireo?t? ratr-l la bis iuarter y b'li.ani ? :o*eJhy tbe9:pern ? '? The t'oaiptro er bee 'rr.? t ?<? t . t : aae refused to ? ay th * Item of tbe in^rtefly bid, OBteoimt tbat the county is Bo! Ilab.e will tbe Kic * aball have et I t.ito.! theV reanedy afaieat lb- oefe:' laate la lb* Sa is, ?r'ber. tha* :a rase tb ? ^e.'^adautt ve f "ia1 lrret;?>asi b ?, tbe Sber.ff baa no cia to a tbi (^omptrolJer , IV Kk c.ee C< nar telotr ? b ? jg tub e, as tbe Ktertll was t m p'oved bj tb"B3 a (>akey Hal. api -J ror aa ortter la abaa aaaas rty ? perenptoey aaudea j el; t. <1 ml Mae 9emf? at h.ai to pay ue tens in the Xb?r i 's aeartar y t> . . wh ca ? u a fbwfi, act an >le retaraaj a nu Tuee'ty tieit Tlia 0??erai*r f leel of Penney team*. ro the of ra* Bra ti n. ?ae*< -aa, y':r.ee ><a, Oei 18. 1 too My atteat i bas j.?t br.-u c? >1 to * Pbl * U.p'i.a l<i. t ""r ib tbe Haiuu* of tbe Stb tkstaat, wa.ra c<; eiaa eilract 'roai tbe fW?uff /mfMl, cdarfo* Aetrew 0 CerMa, fJoee-aor e <?t of Pennsylre.i.e, wub tartaf, m (i?y J'nt oeb e Berr?tary nf 9tstf, ' 4 Hia.ide: fl.oto fro? eecb of t e Poll flk's atat? *ptw?latee* ->ef ire Mr Cartla, ae Herretanr of 8*.?te, Sl|ae< tbe r c >ai.Ti.?stoBS, aat tbat Ciepbea Mi ler, then Float IusoecUir of Pb leleipb.a. actually pa ^ the lemasd b^'e be w?uM secure his torn Biseloa. I Jeslro to say tbat Boa AG Cur tin asror 4?-niade?l n* 'eeelted 1 5o lar f-nat me, either diraetle Of la l rert.y for tbat Of a^y other p i'peea wfcateeee. Tfusa, isafiUfil'f, atfPflKi miujc?. Of f. Oto-jl, Miaaeeoia Superior t pari- tieaer >1 Term. _ *Sfc ? Ctef I >i,ce Hv?e? ortb, aal Justieee WoOdnrf, Bf 'rrac, M .oO-l f aal RoSerleor fit W i B (hi?'i ri Atn.r Tae ?< a< ? ajvoaied [rom rereeasd ? _ . . , J Altar ir?'(r ti ?1 M /?*" tT ffiefeef ?Order aftt'fDea, w'.tb eoete ? , .'hm^A |Tu-n,? I J Mte^ fAe.-? #f af ? oedee ap**. fp,?* n nj?t bn ^ w Si ijw* kLp f ere" ' b tXJtfiU'M* fct- 5 it la ?uoiwf I CUfUlrt, -V Mttl w Vc ii.v5?C W aUii? !*'*?.