Newspaper of The New York Herald, August 27, 1861, Page 5

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated August 27, 1861 Page 5
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down his own midnight dreams und such scenes as his peculiar Imagination can picture to himself?a gift furnished, we believe, to but few mortals. Ilis inglorious career, as revealed in the Bull run letter, settles, we think, the meaning of tho handle of LL. D. appended to his name. It reminds us of tho story of the Irishman who had a friend upon whom the title of LL. D. hud been conferred by some university. When asked V lmt was the meaning of tho LL. D., he replied, in a meditative manner, "that ho could Hot exactly tell. I know him well, and am intimate with him, but the LL. D. bates me." After a little study ho added, " there must be a mistake in placing the letters; it should be L. I). L., which means liar, damn liar?for such ho is." A Contrast Between the Northern and SoiTHKitN Banks.?The Charleston, Richmond, mid other Southern papers assail the banks of the Confederate States because they will not lend money to their bogus government to carry on the war airainst the Union. Now, the the reason why the banks of the South w ill not lend money to their government is very obvious?they have no confidence in its stability, and no good security for the repayment of their loans. The Southern journals arc talking of coercing the banks, but that would be found impracticable. IIow different the course of the Northern banks! The bankers of Boston, New York and Philadelphia have pledged themselves to the government for .a loan amounting to S ISO,000,000. Why do they loan so large n sum to the government? Is it because they are more patriotic than the Southern bankers? Not hi an. ino reason is inui uiey uuvu iuu lunu in the permanence of the Union and in the overthrow of the rebellion. Hence they are not afraid to give credit to a government whose securities ore as good as gold and at no distant day will be above par. Manufacturing Attemits in the Rebel States.?We have received sundry circulars from the Confederate States, representing in the most glowing colors the "unexampled prosperity" of certain manufacturing companies, which have been recently established, in Georgia, and elsewhere. "The healthy condition of affairs" (a stereotyped phrase by the way with phaky concerns) is enlarged upon, in connection with lists of figures in which the assets are put down as tremendous and the indebtedness as considerably less than nothing. How ridiculous ! What absurd bosh and buncombe! Every child knows that niggers are wholly incapable of working in factories, and that there is 110 surplus white population whatever, fitted for such work. If the works of Manchester, Lowell, Birmingham and Sheffield could all be transferred into South Carolina, Alabama or Louisiana tomorrow, they would be useless because they neither have, nor can obtain, any efficient operatives. They have forced every able bodied, intelligent Southern man into the army, and Northern folks have either been tarred and feathered, hung or driven away. Mission or Boston Financiers to Washington.?A committee has recently left the capital of the Bay State for Washington, which has promised to give a certain modicum of money to the government, to carry on the war, provided several of the Cabinet mombers are dismissed. IIow ridiculously absurd! Only citizens of an avowedly abolition city could dream of endeavoring to embarrass the administration, by hampering it with burthens it neither can nor will submit to. It must be the judge of its own acts. New York capitalists have had the good sense to give their wealth and to pledge their prosperity, without proffering any other request than that the money they advanced shall be efficiently employed to carry on the war with activity, and put an end to rebellion in the most prompt manner possiblo. This is as it should be. We repudiate the narrow mindedness of the small potato bankers of Massachusetts. Homicide st Wliltc Plains. a keetkk shoots a l'ktsonkk, killing him instantly.?the decease!) bribed by two highwaymen to obtain tue jail keys.?the keeper acquitted, etc. Tho nuict village of White Plains, Wostchcstcr county was ou Friday morning startled by the announcement ??.?? ?.?J u. I1JOWU111J J.W1 ?nu HM.-i. ? 1" ia"Utl Hmi'd llarriaou Daniels, killing liim instantly. Tlio circumstances of the affair arc as follows:?The deceased was sentenced to six months' incarceration in the county jail for assault and battery, and had served nearly all of his torm. Ho was allowed the prlvilego of going outside of the jail yard, but was ordered to keep within the bounds known as the "limits." On Wednesday he wont outsido of the prescribed lines, and it coming to the kuowlcdgo of his keeper, the next day ho determined to look him up for the remainder of his unexpired term. Accordingly, when Daniels came in on Thursday afternoon, the turnkoy, Mr. Stephen Crawford, ordered him to his cell. Daniols weut along the corridor until ho nearly reached his cell, when, with n trcmenduous spring, he clutched Mr. Crawford, lirsl by the hair of the head and then In his side. So sudden was the movement, and such the strength of the assailant, tiiat Mr. Crawford was immediately Uuorod, and was completely at the mercy of the rulllan. Finding that his cries brought no help, nnd that Daniels was about to carry out his threat to tako his life. Mr. Crawford drew a pistol and told Daniels that if ho did not release him he would Blioot him. He, however, would not lot go, and cndcavorod to get at tho throat of the k.-cper. Feeling there was no hope for bis release but In wounding his assailant, Mr. Crawford flred bis pistol, bat from liis prostrate position he could not take any aim, but the hall took effect in tho heart of Duniols, and, with one piercing shriek, he released his bold, rolled over, and was a lifeless corpse. Mr. Crawford immediately went to the Sheriff", Mr. William Blakoney. and gave himself up, and lie was locked up for the night, until tho Coroner's inquest could be held. Karly next morning the Coroner summonod a Jury, and neveral of the prisoners testitled that two of their nurobtr, who were confined in tho Jail, had oflbred Daniels fx (JO to obtain tno Keys, and mat If no would got them thoy would roloaso all wlio wanted to go. Ah Tar as the shooting of Daniels was concerned, thoy all tentitled that Mr. Crawford acted only In self defence. He stated that he did not intend kllliug Daniels, but from li's posttlm and the aggravating circumstances of the case, he was obliged to fire at the deceased prisoner. The Coroner's jury brought in a verdict entirely acquitting Mr Crawford. He has since left White Mains .as tcrno of Daniels' friends have threatened to deal harshly with 1dm. TriK Knr York, Albany and Buffalo Tblsgraph Ijjte.?For tho benefit of the public it may be stated that eight of the otllccs of this well known and reliahlo lino are, with the exception of tho Sabbath, now kept opon night nnd day for the transmission of despatches. The olllces in question are New York, Puughkeepsic, Albany, Troy, Utica, Syracuse, Rochester and Buffalo. On Sunday the line opens at ten o'clock P. M. and remains ready for Ixislness tho rest of the night. Passports.?Tho new regulation in regard to passports goes into effect immediately. Oscar Irving has received the appointment of government ugent here. All persons nbout visiting foreign countries will call upon him at his office, 84X Pino street. Police Intelligence* a Colonki. of hik Volvktbrs is Troubl*.?John w. Lat" son, Colonel of a volunteer regiment now organizing in this city, was taken Into custody yesterday by officer Cummings of the Lower l'olico Court, on charge of false pretences preferred against him by Mr. Joseph A. Boon ell, of No. 12 Cortlandt street. Tho'accused, it is alloged, sent for Mr. lionrioll, and representing that ho was an su thorizod agent of the United Ktates government, ordered n lot of shirta and drawers, valued attt212. Mr. Bunnell, not having any doubt of the truth of Lataon's representations, delivered the goods, and subsequently a bill was presented for the amount. It was then ascertained that Lalson had no authority to buy the goods, and that tho complainant must hold tho accused personally res)ionsible for tbs amount of the bill. Justice Osborne held the friaour to ball la Um sum of $600 to .answer the charge, 1 | MILITARY MOVEMENTS IN THE CITY. DEPARTURE OF T11E LINCOLN CAVALRY. PKI8KMTATION TO COLONK1. U'UKVKOLIM O* A WAK HOUSE, BY K1C11AUI) Bl'BTKKD, ETC. After various delay* the Llucolu Cavalry, to theuumbcr of about one thousand men, got away yesterday after" noon, en rvute for Washington, at which place they aro to hold themselves In readiness to take a prominent i>art in the bloody conflict about to be inaugurated for the sal" vation of the Un on, and the perpetuation of those principles of liberty handed down to us by our forefathers. This regiment?composed of Americans, Irishmen and nArmons Am. ?.? t l?at. Itita loft thin cily yet. Tlio men composing tlie regiment want to tight for tlio " Union, the whole Uunion, and nothing but the Union;" and with such a motive and such a ta ble field before thorn, tliov ctuinot fail to make stern resistanco to rebellious sub" Jeets, and tight till they expend tho last drop of their blood for the restoration of that prosperity and happiness which have already been partially destroyed, and wliah can only ho regained by bringing back those to fealty who have made the rush attempt of subverting the lawful government, and tried to separate from tho parent branch. About twelve o'clock the regiment arrived in Fourteenth street, andhuvtng been drawn up in ftont of the Academy ol Music, ex-Uor|ioratlon Counsel Hi.steed, in behalf of u few friends of the regiment, proceeded to pr< s lit Colonel McRoyuolds with a spleuded dapple gray cliargcr. Adjutant Buttcrsby having drawn up Iho regiment in proper form, Mr. Busleod proceeded to present tho animal to the Colonel in a short and appropriate s|>occh. Mr. Bustoed (addressing the Colonel) said ho had the happiness of being the medium of presenting to him, in b. half of his friends m New York, and lor his use in the war, the charger on his left. It was presented to him in consideration of his character as a gentleman, as well us of his qualities as a soldier. ill making this present they weiuunt unmindful of Colone l McKoynulds' former service s to the country. Iti the Mexican war lie hud boon one of tho first in the field, and retired wounded and with honors, and raised again he was ready for action. Although a citizen of the United Slates only by adoption, his desire for tlio welfare of tbe country a second time, impelled liim to hazard tho duugers of war, thai its government might be upheld. The speaker regarded the present time as one of th" very deepest interest. There never was a time when the country more needed high-toned and courageous nun than now. T<> be one of ttie soldiers whom tbe exigency needed, tho Colonel had given up his government pension to re-enter the lie d of glorious activity. lie (Mr II.) would not transgress the propriety of the occaslou by referring to politics. Alt parties were now submerged in a willing mid im e?i..I... ,,II,il,.. -, ? t i \ i, I1..VV.I >ih.iu?i>rniivimu>'iiiu;. v wr?/ .v great mistake to suppose thai the war new on foot was one of malice. It was an ell'urt to uphold the constitution, by men irrespective of purty, against an Intestine foe. After deciding our capAeity to take care of the constitution, then we could scttlo the questions ef difference incidental to politics. He was not speaking this only for the friends of the Colonel, but, he behoved, in saying so he fqpoke the sent menu of all patriots. (Applause.) Hehoped the Colonel would return from this war with more glorious results than he had from the Mexican war. The men (turning to thorn) understood their commander? (applause)?ttiey knew ho would lead them oil to victory. (Applause.) They knew his past history, and were will ing to serve with zeal under such a commander. (Ap planse.) Mr. Uusloed closed by saying that ho had no deubt both they and their commander would give a good account of themselves, to the satisfaction of tho oarnost desires and hopes of llioir friends. (Applause.) Throe cheers for the Colonel wore called for from the rauks, and given with much heartiness by llio men. The Colonel then mounted the horse in wailing, uncovered, ami replie 1 to Mr. Husteed, that he should do injustice to his own feelings if ho failed to respond to bis expressions. He appreciated to the fullest extent the present. In re gard to the allusions to bis services already rendered in the Ucld, ho could only say he had done what a citizen in the |iosition which ho occupied should do (applause); ho defended the Mars ai d Stripes?the emblem of our country's brightness ami glory. Al though r.ot a citizen of New York, ho was indebted to New Yorkers for much favor. Ho was from Michigan?an adopted citizen ef that State. He thanked the police and tho pre.- s of this city for their many acts of kindness to hltn nlnl his legiinellt, who were gob g to 111.field not us partisans, but to light the battles of the country. '1 hey went to tho S< ufh to light for tho South?to tight for its loyal citizens, Pi secure to them peace at home, and the bonetlts of the government of their and of our fathers. (Applause.) lie trusted that when the citi7.i ns of New A ork heard l rem tho Lincoln Cavalry on the Ucld it would be to the glory of the regiment. (Applaure.) In conclusion he returned his thanks to the donors for Tho charger la named I.ightfoot. Its color is dappled gray. It is a Virginia bred animal, very docile, yet ac live. Mr. Dlsbrnw formerly owned it, but wine tlrao ago ho sold it to a Mr. Morrill, fri m whom it was purchase; for presentation to Colonel Mi-Reynolds, at tho price of $600. Tho Colonel was a Major in the Mexican war, was wounded in his bridlo arm, bo that ho can only ralsj it a short distance, ami therefore ho requires a charger hocan easily guide, llis fi lends have suited him perfectly in this respect. 1.1*1 dfoot is trained to lire and music. After tho presentation tho olllcers took th dr respective IH.sitioiiS, and then the regiment, a section of |m>11co, headed by Shelton's baud i f sixteen pieces, at half past one o'clock marched off through Union square to Itroad way, and thence down to pior No. 1 North river, whore tiicy embarked for Elizabethport, their destination being Washington via Harrisburg. Tho regiment numb, rod about seven hundred men. One of tho (lerman companies wore green sprigs on the front of their caps, and another had gray blankets rolled tip and slung over the right shoulder and under tho left aim. It was expected that Mrs. Lincoln would have been present and presented tho regiment witli a stand of colors, but that lady did not leave her seclusion at Long Branch for that purpose, although the Colonel had intimation that she would make a presentation in person. About half-past three o'clook tho regiment arrived At pier No. 1 North river, where one of the Camden and Amboy boats was ready to take them aboard. Although Broadway was not so crowded as on previous occasions, still the enthusiasm of the people was.as warm and gonial as ever, and cheer followed cheer as the men passed along. About live o'clock the steamboat loft the pier with the Lincoln Cavalry aboard, amidst cheers from a number of people. The following is n list of tlie officers , so far as Ihev have been appointed ? Colonel?Andrew J. McRoynolds. Lieutenant Colonel?Count Moltki. Adjutant?Jason Battersby. Chaplain?Rev. Dr. Choc. Reighlcy (Episcopalian). Surgeon?O. Klliott. Quartormaster?K. 11. Bailey. Aid-do-Cnmp?F. C. Adnms. Company Captain??Ogle, Hawkins, Todd, Sternes, Ben nett, Stosch, Houround anil Shackelford. The regiment will not be in a proper state of organiza tion until they reach Washington and get their horse?, Ac THE FIRST REGIMENT UNITED STATES CHASSEURS. This regiment is under orders and will march to day for Washington. It ha? upon its rolls more than men enough to composo a regiment of the minimum grade, many of its companies numbering their full maximum, so that although it leaves with nine numbered companies, these contain men more than sufficient to organize ten companies at the minimum limit. The object undoubt edly is to incite, by the desire of position, officers, the accomplishment of wheso wishes Is probably thus made to depend on their suecess in recruiting men. The regj. mcnt has been now for nearly a week in Camp Toniplrlnn at U k.. J >L. inexorable drill of Lieutenant Colonel Shaler. It has been remarked by officers of tbo regular army that thoir camp exceeds in military ordor, organization and oloanllness, any camp of volunteers they have over seen. A steamboat chartered by the United States Assistant Quartermaster will transport the regiment to-day from their camp to Amboy, whence It will disembark for WashingtonIts camp and garrison equipage, the baggage and all Its attendant appointments, will be transported with ItThe boat will arrive at about two o'clock, land tho troops at the foot of East Fourteenth street, from which point they will move to Broadway, and down Broadway to plor No. 1 North river, whero the boat again meeting them, they will re-embark for Ainboy. This regiment has been organizing about two months. Colonel John Cochrane commenced Just as the excitement which filled the earlier regiments was subsiding, and when all the usual impediments to recruiting under ordinary circumstances began to reappear. Ho persisted, however, and collecting into his regiment tho best military material unemployed, ho has organized a regiment which compares favorably with any heretofore organizod. It is noteworthy also that Colonel Cochrano's regiment has not been the favored object of any public assistance. The United States government having authorized men to raise it, furnished tho requisite rations, clothing, arms and equipments. But for those innumerable expenses attendant upon recruiting and collecting from points perhaps Ave hundrod miles apart, a thousand men, he has been cast, wo understand, entirely upon his own resources. It may, therefoie, be inforred that his regiment, as it has not been, will not be a burden upon tho taxed citizens of New York. The short time, too, within which tho roglment has boen prepared, is commendable. When it did not number a single man, other regiments which have "but just left?such as the Brooklyn Flialanx anil the Anderson Zouaves?were nearly complete. No doubt that insupcr" able obstacles opposed the more rapid progress of theso excellent regiments; still, the early completion of the United States Chasseurs is the no less laudable. The regimental headquarters in this city will still bo held as a recruiting station, from which tho men enrolled and mustered into service will bo immediately sent, when re. ceirod, forward to Washington, uniformed and equipped. WASHINGTON GREYS. As this regiment leaves for Washington on Saturday, there remains but littlo time to cnablo young men to Join tho regiment. Company F is busily recruiting at No. 6 Sands street, t^rgeant Herman Is in charge of tho elation, and trill receive recruits during the day. NEW YOHK HEKALD, TU THE FIRST REGIMENT CLINTON GUARD, UNITED STATES VOLUNTEERS. Tliis regiment, ooiuumuded by Colonel SjH'ncer V. Com', is now in camp nt Camp Harris, Forts Tompkins and Richmond, Staton Island. Headquarters, 4bO Broad wny; principal dtjpol in the city, 800 I'earl street The regiment tins begun to muster in, and during the present week the country companies attacked to it ure exacted to report themselves lor muster at Camp Harris. One rather unusual and interesting circumstance is connected with this regiment. The father of its Colonel?the late Kev. Spencer H. Cone?was one of the earliest and most valuable friends of Hamilton College, Madison county, and a cum pan y of students from the col lego have Joined Colonel Cone's regiment. They aro commanded by Captain Urudy, of Mad sou county. The company, both of floors and rank and tile, are im 11 of standing nnd liberal education, and must uucessarily give a very high tone to the regiment. Captain Mathias I.. V. llevenor brings in a splendid eom|iauy of Hntcheas county boys this week, ami Major M. A.J. hynch three or four companies, care, fully picked from the city regiments of returned threo mouths volunteers. RECRUITS FOR THE TURNER RIFLES. Yesterday morning Paymastor J. M. C. Froelleh, Paymaster of the Twentieth regiment, New York Volunteer g (United Turner Rifles), started for Fortress Monroe in charge of forty recruits, w hich complete tlio full maximum number of the regiment. Lieutenant Froelich lias been in the oily since the dei nrture of the regiment. end to his exertions it is due that (his lino regiment is in so flourishing u condition. In pgasing the ?"" < floe the ''Sipiud" honored us with three cheers. THE FIRST SCOTT LIFE GUARD. The Fourth regiment New York Stale Volunteer*, for a long time stationed at Newport News, hnvo boon with ilrawn fretn that position anil detailed to guard the Haiti more and Ohio Railroad, from Havre do (irace to lUltlmoro. Colonel Alfred W. Taylor, tho ofllclont commander, makes his hvadiiuarters at I'errynianivillo, on the line of the rallroal, and can be found riding on the trains at nil hours. In fact, tho surveillance of the line is entirely in Ins charge, and the President of the road stated at one time that Colonel Taylor was de facto manager of tho road, aud ho (the President) might as well retire. Tho command is distributed as I lows:?Four .companies at Havre de Grace?Companies A. II, G and F, two comjiatiies. H and F, at Hush rlvor; two comjiauius, 1 and (I, at Gunpowder creek; Company II at Hack river, und Compdny K at Pcrrymansvillo. liM week an iBlWtMug ceremony took place at the headquarters of thu Colonel. Thomas Slotketn, Esq., of Ilarford county, Md., having hear<l that a tlagstafl' was wanted at the headquarter! of tho Fourth regiment, N. Y. 8. V., nt Perrymansvillo, on which to elevate the regimental stun lard, procured from a ton 81 on his own luiui?"good Union ground," as lio calls il?tw i magnlllci nt shafts of |>liic, together over one hundred and sixty-live feet in length, which ho resolved to pie.-n nt to the regiment. Tlioy were drawn to the headquarters of Col. Taylor by s von yoke of oxen, o&rh nuintal being decorated with the ling of our Union. The noble old patriot led the vau. Hiip|K>rted liy two of his slalworth sou*, and accompanied by Messrs. Malcolm, Miclmel and tiallion. Hie gallant Colouel received the present with groat satisfaction. The trees having been properly triiumod, a fine tlag stall was constructed,over one hundred feet iu height. it was raised at the regimental headquarters on the IPtli Inst., ami at tour o'clock I'. M., amid deafening shouts from the soldiers and loyal citizens assembled, uud the music from the band, the Stars and Stripes were elevated upon il for lite lirst time?the halyards being held by the iair bands of Miss Cornelia Slockem, daughter of the patriotic donor. One of lis' officers of the regiment is at present ill the rity recruiting for the regiment, and all those wishing to join can do so by upplyiug at the rendezvous, No. 10 ( ham hers street. UNITED STATES RIFLES. The Secretary of War tuts recently commissioned Col Koryranowski to form a regiment of rilles. Col. Koryrnnowsk) was in the throe months' service in the District of Columliiit, and was very activo iu protecting the eity and neighborhood in the early part of the rebellion, before the Northern volunteers could arrive. Col. Koryranowski will have in his regiment a couple of companies, raised ill Washington and Baltimore, composed of men who have served under him. Lieutenant Colonel I/ski was formerly ail officer in the British army, during tiie Russian war. Kor the last tlve or six years a resident of Washington, he Joined the District Volunteers on tlic lirst c-?ll of the President. The tirat detachment of volunteers for this rtgimcnt will luavo to-day lor the camp of Instruction. THE FREMONT RIFLES. Colonel Merritt, of tlio Fremont llillcs, takes pleasure In tho rocotpt of various articles of clothing, which lwvo contributed greatly to tho comfort of bis men. This regiment, whoso headquarters aro at 681 Broadway, havo established recruiting ottlcos in the city and at several prominent points of tic Statu. Rijvorts already received from these otllces give promise that tho regiment will bo scon (llled up with reliable and ellectlvo soldiers. THE SHEl'IIAKD RIFLES. A new regiment, called the Shophard Rifles,Colonel Edward Ferrero, is rapidly filling up, and is intended to bo In all respects a first class regiment. It is named for Colonel Elliot F. Shophard, First Aid to Governor Morgan, and ho is giving it his warm support. Colonol Ferrero enjoys a high reputation us a military man and a gentlein in, an I ho is devoting a remarkable degreo of energy in , re|>aring the regiment for immediate service. The headquarters are at l'ulaco Garden. THE KOSSUTH GUARD. Tills regiment was accepted yesterday, and member aro requested to assemble at two P. M. to-day, at headquarters, 41 Ilowery. M. Tully is Major commanding. THE THIRD IRISH REGIMENT. to TUB BBM Of m URUUh New yo ik, August 26,1861. To proved any misrepresentation in relation to my position in the Third Irish regiment, I beg lcavo to say that I have r> t red from tho command of the Third lO.-innntAt the same time, while 1 am unnblo to bo with the roxiinent in person, 1 will b with them in heart and soul. I trust ail good men w I I rally round tho regiment with a spirit of | at totism and uffei tion for tho old Kmorald Isle, irisu oravcry ami \aor. r. w. PRESIDENT'S LIFE GUARD. A C A HI) FHOM COLONEL GOODWIN. TO THE KDITOK OK IE IIF.R.U.O. Nkw Yohk, August 26, 1861. It will be rcmemborcd tliut when I commenced the ("urination of my regiment I advertised for gentlemen ojn ecrs, determining to malco my rrgimont a moral one. I was curcful in my selections, but did not judge rightly in uH cases i I got man whom I found I could not retain in my organization, and when the time came to prunoand weed I did so. Your notice in this morning's Hertu> is not of my oilicers, lint the voice of some men discharged from tho regiment, others under arrest. The character of one may bo found in tho I'olict Giuelte of July 6. I regret to trouhlo you, hut Injustice to myself and command I am compelled to reply. There is not an imaginable crime winch I am not charged with, but 1 can alford to bo generous to all my enemies. Knowing myself to be a man of truth, I court inquiry of all my deeds from boyhood, and defy the world to provo a charge unbecoming a man of honor, truth and justice. There Is no man who has tried harder to get up a good and true regimunt than I, and I now have trampled down all opposition, without the nid or six hundred dollars from all tho earth. Notwithstanding tho false reports, my regiment is not yet broken up, nor shall it be, as long ns I have ono true man to stand by me. I am ready to shoulder my musket and go where duty calls. Would to Ood the people knew mo nnd those who Oght against me; but time will tell the truo friends of tho Union. I am for tho Stars and Stripes, not gold nor empty titles. Yours for truth. Colonel R. P. GOODWIN, Commanding the President's Life Guard. MATERIAL AID FOR THE FAMILIES OF VOLUNTEERS. A SUGGESTION TO TUB UNION DEFENCE COMMITTEE. It gives us pleasuro to state that a number of the flour merchants of tho city, desirous of assisting in the philanthropic efforts now being made to supply the wants of the families of tho volunteer soldiers, contributed two hundred and flfty barrels of flour, which was put into a common stock, with the understanding that It would bo distributed under tho diroction ef the Union Defence Committco. For a number of days prist persons have been engnged in preparing two thousand bags for tho convenient distribution of the flour to the needy applicants, llfteen hundrod of which will bo given away in New York,and tho remaining live hundred In Hrooklyn. At noon yesterday ton two horse wagons, decorated with American flags, proceeded to the old Corn ivxonange. comer hi nroiuj luiu nirrvis, aim lo.iueil with one Dundrrd and Ally hags of flour each, the hags being stamped with the Stais and i?tri|ic8 and the appropriate motto, " God Id ops our volunteers." Tlio novel procession then marched up Broadway to Klghlh stroet. and those who understood tho nature of tho philanthropic undertaking in which the carmen?who had volunteered their services?wore engaged, gave vent to their approbation in loud demonstrations of applause. Tho Hour was deposited in the Cooper Institute. where, as has already been remarked, the Union Defence Committee will distribute it to those who have claims upon a share in this timely donation of the flour merchants. While wo are recording this muniflceut act on the pnrl of tho provision dealers, wo suggest to the Union Defence Committee tho propriety of providing for the necessities of tho families of our vuluntoors during tho approaching fall and winter, by making largo purchases of corn and IKitatoos, and other equally indispensable articles of food, which most be supplied from some source to the thousands who will liavo to depend upon tho charities of the benevolent for the necessaries of life. As the care of the wives and children of our citizens who arp now enlisted for the preservation of tho government, materially depends upon the Union IH'fcncc Committee, those gontlemen could not do 1 ictter than to lay in large supplies of potatoes and corn to supply tho wants of the thousands of hungry stomachs that It will bo their province to till. At the present lime potatoes can be purchased in tho intorior of the State for a mero bagatelle? from three to six cents per bushel; corn can bo hail for six cents a bushel, so plentiful is the supply, and butler could be purchased in largo quantities at tho rato of Six ceutaper pound. A word to the wise ii ESDAY, AUGUST 27, 13d] MORE STATE PRISONERS. HIGHLY IMPORTANT ARRESTS IN PIIILA. DELPHIA. OUB PUILADKLPJIIA Ct)llKK8P0NI>EN01. Piui.aimcm'uu, August 20,1861. A Nephew of Otneral Jt hm'on't and a Virginia Armorer Detected?Ingeiiioui Contrivance*?The Myilerious Tele graph Cable Explained?Formidable Munition* of 1 Var adoui annj i mi mi vie c./em me IIUxKaaing ,\tjuiuirrm? Further I fairing of Samuel Kaken, dr. Tbeotw of Samuol Kaken , of whom a partial account Una boon given in your columns, caino up to-day boforo the United Stales Commissioner. A groat number of witnesses, chiefly mechanics and inventors, wore sworn, and their testimonies ugree in stating that t aken Ir a most dangerous person, of great ingenuity, experience and travel, whose abilities might he came very detrimental to the cause of the Union, if they have not already so proved themselves. Marshal Millward started for Fort Lafayette with this man on Saturday night, but new and im]>ortuut evidence being at that time adduced, ho was held over for a further hearing today. In the mean, time his dwelling, in Palmer street, Kensington, wus searched, nnd some curious belligerent contrivances brought to light; among them about 8,000 loot of extremely minute iusuluted telegraph wire, of the thickness of thread, wrapped in silk, and adapted to forming con nortion with any ordinary wire. The color of the thread

was green, and in some respects,It was similar to ttio fragments of cable picked up near Fortress Monroe. At u distance of ten yards this wire w as invisible, and it oould tie trailed through grass and herbage, over any extent of country, without deiocta n. The object of this wire was, doubtless, to lead oif messages from the government lines, and put the rebels Into jiossossion of every important movement. Kukcii insisted that it was an improved wire for insulating magnets; but well informed wltnessess disagreed with him. A percussion cap was likew ise discovered, that would ignite canuou cartridges through the thick metallic coverings, and thus avoid the necessity for tearing olf tho envelope. The model of a cannon, likewise, came to light, that the luveiitor supposes capable of splitting a sevonty-four frigate In half at a distanco of three miles. A miniature torpedo for submarine purposes, consisting essentially of a gulla |sirelia bug and tube was discovered, and this, from tlie prisoner's own admission, was to bo empliyod in blowing up war vessels. Among tlio prisoner's private papers we may enumerate a railroad pass, directing the various Southern railways to pass tho bearer to any point in the confederacy and clinrge his expenses to the Davis government; a letter from the I I,... ..... ,.C i|?. U...I.........I ......... matters nut yet made public; and 0110 from Ueorgo It. Slo.'it, tho proviso unturu of winch iH nut yet oxpliuuod, which the prisoner was detected chewitiK to pieced. Mu succeeded in swallowing hull the missive. More Hum $1 ,(K)0 In gold was likcw i?" taken from Ills effect*. The hearing to day disclosed a strange ami smart hi* tory, which made much symiwthy fur Eakon, in *pito uf the funniilnhle accusations against him. Ho is a native uf Massachusetts, ami wo* eilucntoil in I Uiladelphia, manifeetmg fruni 1 ti beginning a wundurful aptitude for mechanic*. Among his early applications wan that of a Hewing machine, and Slont & Co. employed him tu improve sewing machine needles, for which they received the patent and emolument*. Ho afterwards w ent to the Crimea, in the employ uf the Russian govern moot, and managed for some time the application uf infernal machines of his own contrivance, very nearly blowing up a number of war vessels, and afterwards assisting to rnlso the submerged ships from the decks ut Sehastopoh* Thcnco he led a vagabond life, endeavoring without success to press his Inventions upon most of the European governments, nuil, reluming home, engaged in Hie business of oloctrotvnimr for liiillev k Kitchen jewellers. When tin' great tunnels on tlx* 1 tending Railroad were about beiug extended, Knken applied galvanism to bbsilng the solid rock, and thus completed the work in unexampled time hy one hundred and fifty discharges and upwards per minute. He made improved cannon ami shell afterward, impoverishing himself in framing models, ami endeavoring, without success, to make them uvniluhle for government. When the war broke out he applied for a mechanical |<ositioii to the Secrete v of War; but the Cabinet hnd not the time to hearken to his suggestions, and, having received tumpthig offers from the Sitilh, ho was compelled, for broad and dwell ing to relinquish ingratitude at home and serve the one niics of his country at Richmond. The funds in Ills |mis session attest how well he was rewarded. He remained In Richmond three weeks, systematized the business of the Arnmry ut that placu (a time table of which was found in his trunk), ahd returned to Philadelphia a fewweeks ago to buy material and get a foree of mechanics Misbehavior in town?considering the circumstances? was childlike; for he made no secrot of his intentions, and seemed indifferent to the aims and ends of the belligerents, so lhs own mechanism wag put to use and rewarded. Marshal John \V. Sharkey heard of him in this manner and entrapped him by a den y letter. At the hearing most of the Inventors in the city attendod, and they bore unanimous testimony to his fertility and skill. hi appoaranc K >keii is a vory remarkable individual, having a most capacious head w ith a great forehead, full of black hair, a little gray, and strongly luarke I features, half envelope I in heard, llo has the keenest of mcditu live eyes that look thorugh sjicctaeles, and his manners are those of a gentleman, apparently unconscious of huv ing committed fault. He was taken to Kurt Lafayette ut two o'clock, in company with a German named David Ryno, w ho came North to purchase iron for bridgo building in North Carolina. Kaken will soon he released and put Into government service. A more im|sirtunt pri souur the "hastile" will not hold during the war. AURK.-rr OF OK.NSII.AL JOHNSTON'S NEPIIRW. William I.. Johnston, a nephew of the rebel Major General, was arrested at the Pittsburg depot, in 1'hlladelphiu, on Sunday night, by two detective oftlcors. Ho was at the battle of Manassas, under General Roauregurd, who declined to release him at tho intercession of his grandmother, Mrs Henry 1). Gilpin, hut he was afterwards released hy General Lee. Young Johnston held a Lieutenant's commission in the Confederate service, and his anxiety to servo his Southern friends seems to have equalled his affection lor his own relations. He determined to go buck to tho army, and took away a trunk weighing two hundred and lifty ismnds, containing maps of our forts and of tho seat of war. letters not yet directed. but lull of treasonable correspondence, an" niilll cient other mat ter to place him for a term of service In Fort Lafayette. He is a favorite ami probable heir of Mrs. Gilpin, the widow of a former lawyer of l'htladelphiu. Young Johnston is now in Moyameusing jail. siiokt BinoitapHV os at aujutKo marron. Captain Hubert Tansill, who resigned his commission as Captain of Marines wlcn the frigato Congress reached Hoston on Saturdny, was a farm hoy, and born in Prince William County. Va. , near Mantissas, anil almost in sight of the grave of Washington. He ran away from home at til" age of seventeen ami enlisted for five years in the marine so vice. His bravery and attention todutyolevnted him t > a sergeantey, the highest non commissioned rank. He made n a iy enemies among the commissioned oflicers from the beginning, and was once ordered lo he tied up and (logged, but seizing a musket lie swore to shoot down any man who laid hands up n liirn. Tills gallant conduct saved him for the time. When (he (Ivo years had expired Commander Hal'ard persuaded him to re-enlist, under promise of a commission. He according y received a second lieutenantcy about 1830, when on tie' ship North Carolina, oil Hampton Heads, at which the indignation of the oilier commissioned oflicers was great. IT:) fought his way through all obslaeles, however, and ueted as Commander of Murines in the Mosquito squadron, under Lieutenant McLaughlin, during the Seminole war. McLaughlin took occasion to flog one of TnnsilPs marines to death one day, and the latter expised him in tlio St. Augustine (Fla.), JVnos for which ho was court-martialed, and found guilty of ''prevarication" in denying his signature. For this he was suspended for three years on half pay, during which time ho taught a naval school near Wash iuglon and married Miss Woenis, the dai g iter of a Methodist preacher. Ho was reinstated duimg Tyler's administration and made tlrst lieutenant. In the Mexican war he was breveted captain for a gallant defence of Guaymas, on the l'ncillc coast. Ho went to Paraguay as commander of marines amid much opposition, but always behaved with marked courage and forosiglit?owing everything to the government that raised him from a common fOldier, to desert It when imperilled and menaced. He is now in the neighborhood of fifty years of age, having been the recipient of federal bounty for about thirty years. His friends bad every confidence in his loyalty, but his resignation sots that matter forever at rest, and he has gone to Fort Hamilton, where ho will at least be uuublc to succor the rebellion. ithAlOVED TO FOrti LAFAYETTE. Daniel C. Lowber, of Now Orleans, who stands charged with being a bearer of despatches from England to Jeff. Davis, wns removed yesterday from the Detective's office to Fort Iafayottc. The change was made at the Instance of the authorities ut Washington, who regard Hie prisoner ns a person of some importance. Lowber liaj rolations in this city, among whom is Captain Alexander II. Shu its, late candidate for the office of United States Marshal. A number of his friends were on liand to sec him off und comfort him on his dreary journey. Superintendent Kennedy accompanied tho accused to the tort. The prisoner felt iude|ioudont about the matter, and seemed quite careleBS about the uncertainty of his fate. ANOTHER STATE PRISONER SENT TO PORT LAFAYETTE. Yesterday morning tho United States Marshal for tho District of Khodc Island arrived hero, having lu hiscusto' dy. as a prisoner of State, Wlllium M. Fike, said to belong to the State of I/misinna, who is charged with uttering seditious and treasonable sentiments while enjoying tho society of the fashionable hotels at Newport. K. I. Tho gentleman from Ixntisiana was promptly despatched to the retirement of Fort Lafayette, in accordance with orders from the Secretary of State at Washington. ""^THE FEMALE SPIES IN WASHINGTON. TO TIIK EDITOR OF TI1E I1KKAI.D. August 20, 1801. In tho Herai.d of to-day notice is taken of a female spy of the name of Groenough. This is an error. No one bearinc that name has ever vet Droved rccrcnnt to onr glorious Union, nor has it ever been tarnished with nn net disloyal to the country. The lady referred to is probably Mrs. ltobort (Jreenhow, widow of the late translator of the Stato Department. Will you be kind enough to correct the error, and thus free from obloquy the name of GKEENOUGH. THE NAVAL AND WAR CONTRACTS. The committee appointed by the Speaker at the lato extra session of Congress to investigate the contracts entered into by tho Secretaries of tho Navy and War Departments, commenced their session at tho St. Nicholas Hotel yesterday afternoon. The session is scerot. Tho following are tbo committee:?Mr. Van Wyck.of Now York,Chairman; Mr. Steele, of New Jersey; Mr, Daws, of M "ihuaolta. and Mr. liolmau, of Indiana, L SERENADE TO GENERAL VIELE. Nkw Yokk, August 26,1861. MKMUKKa OF THE KK01NBKK CoKI-fl 8KYKNT1I ItEOI" MBNT N. U. You aro requested to moot ut tin* armory this (Tuesday) oveniug, 27th lnsl., at toil o'clock, to tnke part iu tho serenade to bo tendered to Itrigadler (ionoral Vlulo by his Into command, tho Engineer corps. Fatigue caps to bo worn. Ily order of JOHN E. ROBINSON, "I THOMAS U>UI?, JR., Committee l.EOl'OM) SCHMIDT. I - " m,n'!lC0-. EUWAHI) FO<>TK, I 01 arrangement. JOS. LKNT1LH0N, J SWORD PRESENTATION. On Saturday last Messrs. J. k (!. E. Anderson present' ed to Quartermaster litngham, of the First regiment (Washington Oroya), a very handsome sword, sash and bolt. 1)|k>u the occasiou there whs qulto a company present and a ntimbor of speeches wore mado. Thoro is a movement on foot to present the Quartermaster with it handsome pair of holstor pistols, boautifully mountod with silver. The regiment departs for the seat of war post lively on Saturday next, the 31st Instant. OUR VOLUNTEERS?A SUGGESTION. to tiik kltltok of tuk iiekal.d. Nkw Yokk, August 26, 1801. Allow mo to suggest, through your widely circulated pa|>or, a mode of soon lining up our army. Let the government advance a month's wages, or say twenty dollars, so that u man when ho enlists can leave something homo for his family, and I nm sure In a very short time more men?good men, not liejs?will enlist than are I required. The government ralinot eineet men to tight the country's battles and lot their families starve. A WORKINliMAN, THE TWELFTH REGIMENT. TO THR EDITOR OK TIIK lll.ltAI.P. Tho undersigned, having seen an anouymoug communication In your edition of Sunday, '25th Inst., beg leave to state that tho fuels referred to could not bo more tho roughly perverted. The meeting to which it refers was called by m tubers of the Twelfth roohnent, ntid more than two hundred responded to the call. The objoct of the meeting having been stated, it was resolved that a committee of ten be appointed, consisting of one from each company, to inquire why tho Twelfth rocelrod less for their services than other regimonts. The committee was appointed accordingly, Urum Major Smith being elected their chairman, and they are now engaged in col luting facts and llgurcs to prove that there nre considerable moneys duo to the members of tho Twelfth regiment, Which they mean to collect. ('. T. CANNON, Company A. CI IAS. TAYI.OK, Company D. Nn. 41) Canal Street, August '26,1HH1. City Intelligence. Ceuuiration ok tuk Okkmsn Out) Fellows.?The annual festival of tho New York and Brooklyn Gorman Odd Fellows took (dace yesterday at Jones' Wood. The uttoud mice was large, and the day being exceedingly pleasant tin* company enjoyed themselves highly. A brilliant dis play of fireworks in the evening closed the festivities of the day. Hi'rmno Fluid Accident.?An impiost was held yestor. day, nt No. 141 Second street, ii]m>ii the body of Christina Miller, a native of Germany, aged 123 years, who died from tlio effects of Injuries accidentally received by the explosion of u can of burning llutd. Deceased wus in the afcl of lilling a lamp when the bottom dropped out of the can, and the fluid ignited and oxpltsled all over her person. Tho jury rendered a verdict in accordance with the above facts. A Hot Drowned.?Coroner Jaekman held nn inquest yesterday upon the body of Henry Miller, a boy about eight years old, who was accidentally drowned by falllug off tho pier at tho foot of llethiine street, on Sunday evening. Deceased resided at No. 13V Hammond street, whither tho remains were conveyed. Is tub Fouktu Street Arson Case Mrs. Klrby was discharged from arrest, and admitted ns a witness in the oaso against Mr. Tuthill?a private watchman in lha1 street having sworn to seeing, on tho night of tho flro, Mr. Tuthill go In and come out of the house, and the lire occured In about thirty minutes after. An Unknown Man Found Drownkd.?Tho body of an unknown man, Id an advaneod state of deoomtHwitinn, was found drowned ut the foot of l'ike street yesterday. Coroner Jaekuian held an Inquest upon the remains, and ordored them to be sent to the dead houBu for tdeutillca tton. Fire in East TwFNTV-Firm Street.?Bel ween ten and eloven o'clock yesterday morning a flro broke out In the varnish factory bolongltig to Smith, Baldwin A-(o., No. 205 East Twenty-llfth street. The very inflammable character of the* stock Mil defiance to the cllbrUi of tliu firemen, and the whole of the building was gutted and the conlcuts destroyed. The estimated loss amounts on stock at front $10,000 to $12,000. Insured for $5,250 in the following companies:?.Etna, $1,500; Commercial, $1,500; Manhattan, $1,500; uud Excelsior, $750. the building is owned by Jacob Vanderpool; the damage done to it amounts to about $2,000; said to bo insured. The origin of the tiro soems to have boon by the upsetting of some tnrpentime near the kettle of varnish. James Slattery, the workman, was very hudly burned, and was conveyed to the Uellcvuu Hospital. I<utv Courts. united status district court. Before Judge llctts. Monday, August 26.?Application was made for permission to have the prizo vessel Forrest King In n led, in order that she might be sold to the government for the purpose of a gunboat. Order grnnted. prize commissioners' okficb. Tlic case of tlio brigantine Solferino, captured by the blockading fleet in Hampton Koads,camo up for abdication. It ap|>enred that tlio instructions to the Captain were not to run the blockade, but to await orders at Hampton Kouds, uud by consent the vessel uud cargo were discharged. Markets. philadelphia STOCK roaro. PllII adklphia, August 20, 1861. Stocks inactive. Pennsylvania State O k, 77; Heading Railroad, 17%; Morris Cunal, 35; lying Island Itailroad, it3,'; Pennsylvania Railroad, 87%. Sight exchange on New York at par a 1 10 j>er cent nisi ount. Philadelphia, August 20,1801. Flour firm: fresh ground superfine, $5. Wheat adI O,. . ...I,.., >1 OOO Imvliulu S...I tl t>'. nil IK' Willi,' ' J J 30. Corn active nt &5c. a 07c. Whiskey tlrm'nnd uu changed. /o.rusy, August 26, lSfil. Finer dull. Wheat?The tranMclioiis confined to small parcels: red State at $1 12,a $11ft, and seme lots on private terms; 1,000 do. red winter on private terms; 1.600 bushels whito Michigan at $1 32. Corn dull: sales, 6,0lMi bushels Western mixed at 47c., alloat, and 6,ft00 do. in lots at 47c. Oats dull and unchanged s ties. 9,200 bushels Chicago at 32c., and a carload state at 33c., delivered. Whiskey?Sales 110 bbls., nt 17c. a 17)?c. Received by Central llailroad for Now York?22 cases tobacco, 2,0C0 bags flour, 141 hags wheat, 32ft boxes cheese, 33 bales wool. For Boston and Kuat?22 bbls. oil, 1.244 bbls. Hour, 63 bales wool. Shipped by tows to Now York. August 24?171,100 bushels corn, 16,000 do. ryo, 117,700 do. wheat, 27,000 do. oats, 12,000 do. feed. Hitfsalo, August 26, 1861. Flour steady and in moderate demand. Wheat dull anil 3c. a 4c. lower for spring and club: sales 20,000 bushels No. 1 Chicago Bprlng at 82c., 11,000 bushels Milwaukee club at 83c. Corn Armor but quiet: sales 13,600 bushels at 37>ic. Other grains quiet and no sales. Freights?11c. on corn and 12c. on wheat to New York, lake imports?9,000 bbls. Hour, 260,000 bushels whout. 200,000 bushels corn. Canal exports?2,000 bbls. Hour, 186,000 bushels wheat, 181,000 bushels corn. Oswwio, August 26,1861. Flour unchanged. Wboat dull: sales on Saturday night 5,600 bushels No. 2 Chicago spring nt 90o.; to day. 500 bushels white Canada at fl 20. Corn held at 40c.. without sales. Canal freights firm?Flour 28c., wheat 9c., corn 8c. to Now York. Lake imports?1,014 bbls. flour, 117,000 bushels wheat, 116.000 bushels corn. Canal ex jxirts?2,421 bbls. Hour, 26,700 bushels wheat, 67,400 bushels corn. Chicago, July 26,1801, Flour dull. Wheat declined 3c.: sales at 63c. for No. 1 and 60c. for No. 2, in store. Corn >ic. lower; sales at 22)?c. for mixed, alloat. Oafs dull. Receipts?6,200 bbls. flour, 122,000 bustles wlieat, 213,000 bushels corn. Shipments?1,500 bbls. Hour, 86,000 bushels wheat, 151,000 bushels corn. Freights advancing. Exchange on New York }4c. premium. Oillclal Drawings of Wootl, Eddy & C'o.'h KENTUCKY AND MISSOURI STATE LOTTERIES. Kkttl'cky, Extra Ci-ahh 455?August 20, 1S81. 20, 35, 37, 33, 41, 22 GO, 66, 43, 40, 21, 04. Ketttcky, Ci-iss 451?August 2<i, 1801. 72, 64, 57, 37, 10, 11, 35, 71. 33, 1. 54, 3. Circulars scut free of charge liy addressing oithor to \v<xri>, kddy & co., Covington, Ky.,or St. Louis, Mo. We Call Attention to the SlicrilT'i Hale of a Country Seat on the Hackonsnck I'lankroail, advertised under Auctions, in t > day s |iu|>er. Army and Navy.?Photographed by IIOLMKS, twenty-four I'lctures tor $1. 1'arlor Portraits and Card Visits. 209 and 396 Broadway. Anson's Daguerreotype and Photograph Gallery. Lug' size for 5> cents; Photographs extra large size $1. Anson has many negatives of soldiers who hano gone to the war. from winch duplicates may be had for 50 cents. Card Photographs four fur $1. Remember ANSON'S, 589 Broadway. Batchelor's Hair Dye?The Best In the world; harmless, reliable anil instantaneous. Sold &ud applied at BATCIIKl.OR'S Wig Factory, 16 Bond street. Crfetadoro'a Hair Dye, Wigs and Toupees; the best in the world. Wholesale and retail, and the dye privatoly applied,at No. 6 Astor lluuse. Diarrhoea and Dysentery are the scourges of our army, llolloway's FUIb are uot only a preventive but a powerful tonic. Barry's Trlcopherous Is the Best and r.hoti|icst article for Dressing, Beautifying, Curling, Cleaning, Preserving and Restoring the Hair. Ladies, try it. Bold by all druggists. I Hill's Hair Dye, 50 Cents?Black or | brown. Best iu i Si. Depot No. ] -Barclay ?trout, and I sold by ad druggists. 5 MAILS FOR EUROPE. The New York Hcruld?Kdition for R a rope. The Cunar<t mail steamship Persia, Capt. Junking, will loavo this port to-niorrow for Uvcrpool. Tho European mails will cIobo in this city at half-past nine o'clock to morrow morning. Tho Epropkan Edition ok iiik llmut p will bo published at half past eight o'clock In tho morning. Single copies, in wrappers, six cents. The contents of tho Ei'Koi'kan Edition ok tiik IIkiiai.d will combine the news received by mail and telegraph at mo oinco miring tho previous work and up to the hour ot publication. Sampson Low, Son & Co., No. 47 Ludgate III11, London, England, will rocolvo advertisements and subscriptions for tho IIhuu), Our AVur Ma ps?Colored lot it ion. A now edition of tho IIKHAI.D Wur Maps, on rulemierotl paper, beautifully colored, is now ready. Size ofshoot 40x50 inches; contains thirty-four maps:?Tun H.utlr Euan it Hull Bum; A Hutu's Kyk View ovtiiiUnitkd Status; largo maps of Missoi'iu and toe Skat or Wah in tiik West and tho Skat or War u? Virginia, and thirty others, showing at a glance the Whole Seat of War, and marking clearly and distinctly tho armies' movements positions, camps, harbors, forts, Ac., printed in superior stylo, on ono side of a largo sheet, so that they can lni hung up in library, ofllco or workshop, for preservation and reference during tho war. These maps wore drawn and eugravod expressly for tho NEW YoltK HERALD, and aro the most perfect War Maps issued. Sitiglo copies, 26 cents; 0 for $1, 45 for $0 and 100 lor $12 50. Agents wonted everywhere. Address EDWARD E. I.LOYD & CO., oxclusivo ugeuts for tho colored edition, 208 Uroad way, New York ninrrivii. Am kx?Ci.ac.ktt?At I'om na. I). C., on Tuesday, August 20, by the Uov. John Robert Ktllnger, of \ I:gmiit, I-Itiun Allbv, of N.'w York city, to Miss Fur. a, daughter of tho Into Darius (Tugett, of Washington city. Baltimore papers | lease copy. IIai.stko?Camkriirn.?i'n Monday, August '26, by tlio Rev. Peter Stryker, at. tho residence of tho bride's father, Captain Wii.mam IV llu-wiBo, First regiment United Slates Chasseurs, to IjezikC., only daughter of Mr. Henry Cumurden, Jr., both of this city. Died. Hatchhmr.?On Monday, August 2d, Annus, youngest daughter ot Wi'.liain W. and Annie M. noteholder. The relatives and frionds <>f the lainily are respectfully invited to attend Iter funeral, from tho residence of her parents, No. 32 West Forty sixth Street , on this day (Tuesday,) at twelve o'clock, without further notice. linos.?On Tuesday, August 2u, Ida, Infant daughter of Thomas tend Helen liruns. lit rns.?On Monday. August 20, Annik Hath, only child of Charles DeF. and Tillio Hums, aged 2 mouths and t days. Tho relatives and friends of tho family are ros|K>etfully Invited to at bunt tho funeral, this (Tuesday) afternoon, at three o'clock, from No. lfld Fast Thirty-ninth street. I'.mU'rk.?1)11 Monday morning, August 20, Many Cooper, daughter of the late William Cooper, 111 the 77th year 01 her ago. The relatives and friends of tlio family are res|iectfully invited to attend tho funeral, from her late residence, No. HO Kldridgc street, near (Iran I, on Weduesday afternoon, at two o'clisik. Iirnin.?On Monday, August 20, Patrick, the beloved son of liryau and Susan Deutn, aged IT years and nn uiths. Tho friends and relatives of tho family, and friends of his brother Kdward, are respectfully invited to allend Hut funeral, from the residence of his parents. 240 Kliznbctli street, on Wednesday afternoon, nt two o'clock. Fi.okkhiiust.?At Macacaiba, on Sunday, Jdly 28, at tlio resilience of Governor Serrano of vnllnur li.wnr after a sickness of ten days, William Eliuujuobst, M. I>.,? native >f Germany, and for several years a professor of cheralstry in Troy, N. Y. Mis numerous friends can learn particulars liy applying to Messrs. Slnclairo it Rose, New York. Kkazkk.?On Saturday, August 24, Mart Khazku, widow of John Krn7.nr, uged 87 years. OliCTMiroon.?At Mormon island, California, on Saturday, July 13, of dropsy, after a long ami painful illnoss, FIiiwarI) URSKNWonn, Iii the 33d year of Ills ay . HaTFIKMI.?On Monday, August 26, of diabetes, K.M.RN ltKoiNA, wife of Jacob M. Mutlleld, in tho 30th year of bor ago. Hut..?On Monday, August 20. at No. 404 T'aciflc stroet, Brooklyn, Mary Ajrsr, wife of Robert Ilill, ill the 58tli year of her age. The relatives and friends of tho family nro Invited ta attend the funeral, from St. Peter's church, In htate street, near Horn!, this (Tuesday) afternoon, at thrco o'clock, without further notice. Jackson.?On Sunday, August 25, Edward Own., Infant son of Win I,, and Mary Jackson, aged 1 year, 0 months and 21 (lays. The relatives and friends of tho family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, without further invitation, this Tuesday, at twelve o'clock noon,front tho residence of his parents, No. 41 Eldrldgo street. Mcllkr.?On Sunday, August 25, Sornis Haruno, wlfo of John K. 0. Matter, in tho 20th year of her age. The friends and acquaintances of the family are respectfully invited to attend tho fuitoral, this (Tuesday) afternoon, ut two o'clock, from her late residence. 13 Mott street. Mi'Rihy.?Suddenly, on Monday evening, August 2d, tho infant son of Elizabeth and Edward I,. Murpliy. Mim.kk.?1.nr.a Mili.eh, the wife of Charles Miller, aged 32 years, 3 mouths and IT days. Tho friends and relatives are respectfully Invited to attend the funeral, from her lute residence, 38 Hamilton avenue,South Brooklyn, L. I., this (Tuesday) alteriioou, at one o'clock. M(<'u ke.?Suddenly, on Monday, August 21, Joiiana. tin' beloved wife of Duvid McC'luro, of Hobbs' Kerry, aged -11/ y Mrs. Her remains will ho takou from her late residence, llobbs' Ferry, to Youkois, for interment, on Wcdm sday. 'Die friends of tlio family ore invited to attend without further notice. o'locgiilan.?on Sunday, August 25. at half past seven o'r. lock, Mary O'Loiuhi an, aged 21 years, 7 mouths and relays. Tlio friends of tho family and those of her father, John 1'iUilll, arc respectfully invited to attend the funeral, from lier late residence, l'roepoct Hill, Brooklyn,this (Tuesday) afternoon, at one o'clock. Her remains will be interred in Calvary Cemetery. Saniikks?ttn Saturday, August 24, Jons H. San nuts, onlyson of John IJ. and Amelia dan lers, aged l year and 10 m onttw. The friends of the family arc respectfully invited to attend 'h funeral, this Tuesday, nt one o'clock, from the residence of his father, corner of Hudson avenue, Bergen, N. J. Storm.?Ju Jersey City, on Sunday, August 26, Ccba Stokm infant "!lt0f of S. K. and Alicu A. Storm, aged C months nnd IS days. The friends and relatives of tho family are respectfully invited to attend tho funoral, from tho residence of Iter parents, 02 Way no street, Jersey City, this (Tuesday) afternoon, at two o'clock. Twin*.?In Brooklyn, on Sunday, August 25, A.vnih, wife of Mr. Thomas A. Temple. The funeral will take pluco from St. Luke's Church, Clinton avenue, Brooklyn, this Tuesday afternoon, at halfpast throe o'clock. Ti>k.?At Berg 'ii, N. J., on Sunday, August 25, Maktu?, second son of tieorge and Sarah Tise, aged 60 years, Tlie relatives and friends of the family aro respectfully invited to attend tho funeral, from IPs late residence, ui Bergen, nearly op|iositc tho Reformed Dutch church, thin /T.leatltiv\ ..rieri,,-... nU.n?1, Van Zanht.?Suddenly, at Norwalk, on Sunday, August 25, Jacob Atocsn's Van Zandi, In tho 43th year of hid age. Tlic relatives and friends arc invited to attend tho funeral, at Norwalk, on Wednesday afternoon, at luroa o'clock. VRKiuiNnrnoit.?At Yorkvllle, N. V., on Saturday, August 24, Koiiekt M. Vhkoknhi ruh, in tho 65lh year of Ills age. His remains woro interred in Trinity Cemetery. Watson.?On Saturday, August 24, at Saratoga Springs, N*. Y., where ho had gouo for the benelU of his hodtli, Samuel P. Watson, Esq., M. C. P. of Bermuda, aged 4T years. MIStELLASEOUS. VHUCK OH DROWN.?liBIRIlKS HAIR DYE, tho cheapest and best; price 37c. per box, or three for 11. Sold at the drug store, 306 Brand street. AT $3, IKd'MLK SOI.K SHOES; A I.SO AT $3 5()| Quilted Congress Baiters, a new stylo, at JONES' 19 and 12 Ann street. VN 1XEGANT ASSORTMENT UK ENGLISH ~VKLVKT, Brussels, Threo-Ply and Ingrain Carpeting, Oilcloths, Hugs, Mat ling, Shades, Ac., at a tremendous reduction iu prices, at 11IRAM ANDERSON'S, No. 99 Bowery. Dtsjilayod in ten spacious salesrooms. CORNS, BUNIONS, INVERTED NAIL-. ENLARGED Joints, mid all diseases of tho feet, cured without puin or inconvenience to tho patient, by Dr. ZACHARIK, Surgeon Chiropodist, 760 Broadway. Refers to physicians and surgeons of this city. TRACTS ABE STUBBORN?READ. No. 8 Marion .-TiKKr, Nkw York, July 20,1861. Dkar Doctor?I lmvo been afflicted with total deafu- ss, and this morning J was induced to pay you a visit. No one can imagiuu my delight when, after ono operation at your hands, my hearing was suddenly, and without pain, restore*! to me, for which I feol very grateful. After being totally deaf, almost shut out from the pleasure of usii g so nee ssa>-y a s- nse, t > have It returned, and to hear so distinctly, reflects great credit on you for the immense amount of skill you isssegs. 1 b< g to thank you for what 1 can so truly appreciate, lam, sir, your obedient servant, EDWARD TEMPLE HARRISON. Ilr. VON MOSVH7I.SKE1V8 oftlco for curing the deaf and the blind is at 107 Clinton place, between E'ifth and Sixth avenues. TRONG 8 PATENT yUiSlY TIlLMv AND PORTABLE Bedstead combhl?/. torner ot Warren street and II- .. l.. ,...- lSI-ir,.l < ur? 'tt'i v> ny , |ii ioi The yacht ajAla in \ great English rack The I/mdon ghpfiliiK I.ifo replies to Heetmn's > iulleiixe; Hints on ino ?ivairy serv go; American Ho; so* a^ain Victorious in Kufflfunl; I'rilliatit Achievements on the British Turf bv Starke and Satellite: They Win alio, tbor Plato and the Brighton Stakes; Another Letter 011 tlto War, by (loorvc Wilk'S, wltU all tbo current .Sporting Ntjws, in WUKK-*' SI'IRIT?bow out. U" ^-PASSPORTS.?NO PERSON CAN LKAVK NOW # tho United States without ooo. Thoy are furm*he<l in thirty *1* hours, on ap|ilication to and by KI>WARI> HLSSKIX, U. S- 1'asspert Agout, &c.,3?l Broadway, cor uug Quualera sirwt.

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