Newspaper of The New York Herald, October 24, 1861, Page 4

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated October 24, 1861 Page 4
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ABEIVAL OF THE mill STAB. Wows from Central and South America. EXPULSION OF MONKS FROM CO^OTA. NEW GHANA DiAN SECESSION MOVEMENT. The Annexation of St. Dcraingo in Chile. Tho Case t? the Amorican Schooner Townsliend Jones, fcti) afi, ICC. Tbo stoomship North PUr anu'el at tlila port yester day , with a large nu;nhor or passengers ami a consider able quantity of mvciu. Bbo left Now York on tUe 1st iiist., at tw Ivo M. , and arrived at Asplnwail October 10> at half-pa- 1 sit A. M , sailed again from A3pin>v all Oclo. ber 16, al hafjust five 1'. M., and arrived .11 thin port at lour 1'. M. yrM r<'u\ . Tho Not th t^.ir liitigs 6"(i passengers, Including tlio oHlCi ra and crew m iLu United elate# sloop-ol' war Lnn* caster, aud fcl 020,:vi2 hi specie. Tho follow .ug is ulisl of tho oU.i"tb returned from tho United States sloojMif. war Lancas.u : ? Opinio Join ?m hi, Lieutenant J. II. Kuthbone, Cantatn Joiiu t", (ii ij-son, l?r. So!om n .-harp, l i utena nts 1'. I', 1, Dr. .1. C. lsertolclls, W S.Tutnplo, tiporgo S'rian, gunner, t'aw .11 I luniv . Win. \S .it'll -i' . boatswain, I a icroft Shew i: <1i, Jno. O. Hut lor, carpenter, And tw > hundred and n . \!y stamen. The following is (lie Sfl.v IK LIST OF Tin: NOItTII STAR. Order ' <ki Amei lean Kx Ba :k. .$2<>,(MlO K. Header .v r. A.l ims lo,. 100 M. C. iliw l.-y 4,WK) Howlaod & ,A?s;jiiitvaJI?o,4l>7 I'otvtt. Kit'.io X Co. l'.ttut) A. \ l*. JJ. 3. Co 10,621 Metropolitan I tank. . j;o 3. H. ?f,.'i 1(1,1.00 1. >;mio Kelly /tt<o..l-J7,". i) 'Kob*rl*,Morrison&< o 16,1.00,l yri.oAi Co... lo.ttoo T. >.iyl ir 10 vkiO l>i.n .m,v'lioiinau.\C<i 65,021 JiUflJT & (ll 10,000 1 1 ? ? w t U . 1 1 ? ' ^ . C'. . 10 ,t)O0 ?J. B. Newton At Co.. . 5 ,000 A.S. K?seub i m\Co 'JO, 660 Ainer. Kxeli. llaik... 8.0( 0 James I'atrick kt'u. 30,000 Jounioi'; A: llrov .or. 0 Ooo Wells, largo & Co. ..281,000 J. O. Tark'-r & S '.l.. . y.uoo Order 30,000 Wm. S iiKma i i: Co. .31 .??>) from AsrrNWAt.t.. BalHn ft Banders 36.000 Kibou it Muntm 1,260 Wiu VVeiler Co ... . 12 000 Mis. J. Otiko 3,SJ0 J. Weller A Uro 11,500 Jonu Wilson ISO J aii?en, Bond I; Co.. .10,000 JW.iee ltipley y.'io Neustadter Bros 10,li)0 11. Howard ^ Sons.. 944 Scholle Bros 'H ,700 Colgate & Uolimm.. 1,411 J. Straps* , Bros. \. Co. 34 s:,4 Wells, Vargo & Co. . . I,7o0 A. E. Hcclit 4,276 Wells, l'ar^o & Co... <00 Frank Baker 32 M3 Total $1,020,332 Tho I'aciilc pt'-mner Sonora, with tho passengers and freight of the North Star, sailed from Panama for San Francisco on the 10th Inst., at ton ?'cloek 1*. II. No news from the interior of N w (Ircnada, oxcopt the Stnto of ('aura. Aniiofjiiia ar t Hantandcr nre now In arms against Mos niera. Tho ( nveutlou as tho Guai dia-Mnrillo treaty passed tho legislature of the State of ranatna on tho liili ln?t,, and It was confidently ct[Ks:iod the flovernor wonM 9p]>rovo tbo snmo on ihe 16tli Inst. This treaty virtually a< k'.iow lodges tho government i.' Mi s iuora, in consideration of liberal concessions to tno State of Panama. But If the Constituent Convention, which Is to meet ?oon in Bogota, does not approve of th.9 arrangement (and probably It will not) the whole allair will amount to nothing. The Panama Stnr atni llnald of October 10 hays: ? Wo hive rtcoivod intelligence by tho British steamer from St. Thomas that the steamer Sumter i3 still cruts ins about aim >ug tho Windward Islands; so it is not un likely wo may fAKin hear of her and tho Kej>touo Mato falling in v it'n each olUor. Tho new United plates Consul to Panama, Colonel McKec, took charge of the Consulate on tho 10th lust., and his pro leceMor .A. B. Corwine, Ks.j, , left the Isthmus ou th* North Star lor New York ou the 16th in-t. The Pacitle itailroad Comp iny 's bark Ooldea Rule ar rived at Asj tnwall on the 10th Inst. The ?amo on per of tho 15th of October savor ? MoN.piora has decreed an Issue of $5'K),000 In Treasury note^ to pay o:r citizens who hold clatnis against tlio nov eminent. Korvignors are not ub igud to rtceivo these Dotes, h it their claims will bo paid in cash. All the moi 1:- ar d nuns In Bogota bavo been turned out auJ iheir propjity couilsi^tod by Mostjeora, which, it is said, has cuuao I groat dissatisfaction. NEWS FROM NEW GRANADA. Our Paaauia Coircip?U(lfncf. I'A XMtA,<ht. 19, 1861. Slnco my last there hu been no arrival from tne inte rior of the confederation ; congequontly I havo nothing fur ther to communicate from tho seat of war. Nor is thnre any thing of imprest transpiring bore, fli f sqept the politi cal intrlguog going on to get the i-'tato of Manama out of th? confa leration ; f?r you must know that we havo secos plonlsts licro as well as you have In the Southern portion of the United States. An-l.anlstho case in the secoded States of (ho American Union, the Governor of this Stale is at the head of the movement. Tlio preliminary steps looking to this object have just been accomplished. I al lude to the treaty made between the Governor and Mos quera's agent at Aayinwall some weeks since, the lead ing features of which liave already been no ticed in tho Hirald. The measure, as predicted in my last, has just passed the Legislature, ana will, it is tho ught, receive the oliltsial sanction of the government to-day. It now appears that Murlllo , Mogquero'g agent, had no power to make suck s treaty with tho Governor; yet, etran/o to - > , he and tho legislature aro stupid enough ts consummate a measure that is not worth the paper it i* written on. M'wqt'.era Is the only one who gains by the adoption of the treaty, as it is a virtual acknowledgment of hi* government, whilst the othor provisions of the docu ment ? come ting to the State of Panama tho right of neutrality, fee. , in time of war ? amount to nothing, as tho Exec itivc lias not power to tnake any such concessions. Tho whole thing Is a mere trick of Mosqtiera's partisans to inveigle .'lit! State into acknowledging his government; but it will not succeed. The legitimate government, which is trli.mphant in Cauca, Antio<(uia and nearly every other Suite in the confederation will very so.n drive M'fiuora from Bogota, when It will ti.rn its iittent.oii to Panama, and correct the evils that the State has s thoughtlessly, through her ambitious iiolltl Clans, commit ed. The officers and men who havo been attacbod to tho Unit . I Mates flagship Ijinnaslor for upwards of two year J proceed to U.e United States In the steamship North Star to day, their rMief having arrived horo on the 10 h mst. Wnileour entire community re gret to part from Captain John Kudd, and tho ofneors and men un Icr his command, It is gratify ing to know that he ts succeeded by ?o gallant an officer and worthy gentlo nian asCapUln H. K. llolf, who, duriug a former cruise on this const , the greater |iortion of which time hu was g tat toned here, made many I'm nds>. As the old crew wi* nt.oni leaving tho lancastor they gave nlno rousing che.-rn to Ullieer Montgomery, who is deservedly popular, not only among ull under his command, but with every one who has cumo in contact with bun. Mr. Lovejoy , United States Consul for Callao, Tern, sailed henco for thht port on the Oth Inst., In the English Steamer; and Mr Howard , United States Consul for San Juan dul Sur, Nicaragua, loaves to-day, In the steanibhlp Guatemala. Vesaels-cf-wnr In port: ? United States flagship I juicns ter and British t-hips Teruiagunt and Tartar. Tho former is expected to sail Immediately after the arrival of tho Clio, which ig hourly e*i>ecU>d. The French corvette Ita\onnaise sailed on tho 13th Inst, for Callao and the Chinchus. The United Stat oh steamer Nnrragansett Is still at Aca pulco; the Wyoming, St. Marys and Cyano are cruising in the Gulf of California. Tho Saronnc is at Mare Inland, undergoing repairs, and is undor orders to repair to this port. NEWS FROM THE SOUTH PACIFIC. Our Panama Correspondence. Ku?A*A,Oct. 15,1881. The English steamer Bogota, from Wparaliso and Inter mediate ports, with passengers, trails and specie for Europe, arrived at this port on tho 8th Inst. Tho dates are Valparaiso September 18 and Callao 28th. The news by thig arrival ig nnknportant. In Chile the political situation of the country since the 5c ii guration of General Perez, tho new President of tUc republic, is highly satisfactory. At a banquet given to him at Santiago, the President declared his purpoeo to e lect his Cabinet from all parties, and that he would look to public oplu ion for support. But one Cabinet Mmltter h.ts ah yet been appointed, v)i Senor Don Manual Alcalde to b ? Minister of the Interior and Foreign Affairs. geT or 1>'? Manuel Carols, the present able Minister of V'iir, I! is thought, will be continued in ofiico. 'Ih p vc r.ment has concluded a contract with Mr. XT'- ry Me1. ? s to complete tho Valparaiso and Santi ?-o I Bailr nd. The report of the Minuter of Foreign Affairs fc:.H 1>< t ? ir. 'd to Congress. Among Other q- f- ioiib ' Ire I o! the b imua.yrie,; ti.'ti. iLH vith Do ivii, *r'-...h 1 P' u for ts.nw time, nnd, it 1 w uot la a very BMisfwtvry cvmliUoa. AU.>, ' I ho qn . ii 1 . <,to h t A "i Nev C n' - la Mid whtoh ti?v? i>o?n r? ?. r? sd to a tdna tini. Tiio I.u, i.d 11 ? ? <? II' >1 1"" I' '?? <?' " sider<\l by CbU>? ?? r Mill Iavi at .senna to tins e.v' m of Has arbitral >r'.? pa". < I'll# report rcl'e 1 to the in. ? '! D <?!' St. Pni'iln: " to Si .iin, umt *">"? that Information li * been t?W?il a. to wlii tin r the art was a spoutnucons ?.?? , ? or whether it am. ? lion comim! ion, in order to determine what I i. of polit y i In o will adopt in f'.tlrtV, IlUil lldi'S thrift Iti'i evi'lil will po. (laps, US it i* of t ivo Im, i rt lo the .-?.?? ill Am Tic in republics, lea 1 them i a lopt that policy of union so often ui> 1, awl whieb tau l> it bu of ur at luliucutu to the prosperity uml re spot lability of each. As to tUo sati daction demand. <1 by the I'nlted Ftates L'V itiou, on account of tlu in a- ns taki'U by the local authorities of Valparaiso in r j'j, with rmp'it t" too Amw ? n schoom-r Towu a ri 1 >.ti' s, tin- American \Hi.i? tor, lii-iu,; ilu'y in i-imi'd of the iilrcum.-iaiieos, 1ms i" t li Hated lo t!i' lire Hint li ? could not c > ciontiuiitj'y continue supporting that v. ...m and lie ie,r tic. I that tho ' .ndoi'ca paced liy linn in ili i s'.at montf ol p.- ti". ? . ? I Kin. ulil lwvc !e:S liitu to give tn ? p 1 1 i li' u of I ?. .tiui to so iinji et a ' cnitm t Mi.l i '-o M't'-'t'T ?f I ?( II AOhirf expi ;*e>; (he hope tbattli ' p verim cut of tho Lnited s all ;? li ?w'v' I bo s I'liijM t ceto I'M.o. I'aH'ti o.- c in lie. ii to oci- .r tlo nin'io'it ? bile, bat not to tie . Hie c<;l( i,l us dm .UK tll( , i- L It \v lit' -lit 1 1.-' . ilou. Ill . Ned ' u. United Si a . a I n\oy IMrfto diiiary, &??. , fic. , to Chi o lias a -rived with his jkinn'.y utSaiiliugo. There Is no oh :mgo to note In the leading product;; of Chile, the quotation* Imlt.g the tame u ist reaortotl. 'J li a | r-Mch ? holiday s, usual, hav h id adeprt ps n< lull mncc on ih ? Valp raiso market during tho I'm in, lit tie mlnatiee i n the 19th nit liy th of tho overl'ind mail at Valparaiso, I 'to tunl important u-wh has boon r ? Ivi a 1'r- >:ii the A: gent inn CnnfoAn utioit au?l Die-nos Ayr -a, to til" ell' t that tho two . governments b.iv.' e ubilshod a ba;! tut ii treaty of iieaco, throefih tho me dia ion of Hie Ji ' i inters of Krglanil, Krarcn and l'eru, wiilch. it is bollt . i.l, will torminate tl.o civi war. The omigration to limuos Ajrcs, which, (LiiIiik the ea tive yntr of IMiO, amo adert to tivu thoiiBiiiid ci v h itnlro l in I id ty fix i r Mi? rst teven niontbs of 18ttl loacliot <01 lliut,baui| aud bl\. BOLIVIA. Tiio rumors Hint have fditui.ieil i f lato of a revolution In t!' ? loulli f ibis icjitih'io appear lo bo unfotindcl. Ti ere Is ii' w cvory pri n; ect ol ? contluiiad paaco. 'Ilia new constitution \>.ia clUoiully proniulgatcd cu the Uiitb of August. PKIttr. There is no news of special interest from this republic. Tlioolei timi for I'n sidoat takes placo to day ( lie h). (ion. an Bmnan is iho govermnoiit candidate, wliilo den. le'i'Tinpte will ha prolty jranerally, if let unaiiinionsJy, s ; i 'oil by the other party. Tho per?*c ilioiu h" has r . -ived at li e bands ol I'residelit Casi i la liave gained li" i many warm frleinls. Ills election, h iwevr, would In- eery apt to predme a bloody rovolutii n, for Coii'llia, (faib r surri !. b r tho l overnment to K liud iun, woul I proclaim I'lii.e. Dictator, an 1 asuert lus autbo ? at tho point of the bayonet. . o lute i I'd ion tor Vice President lins been annulled, the aamu it> s have :u in been noiniiia'ed. It issaid that rreBidont C -tillalias dismissed from service ill the naval o'.ticers who rofused to obey bis il legal and uitj'jst order for tbo cxi ulsiou of Kchluiiiue. ttrri'ii?l<)nhtl In howtr California. [Lot Angeli a corre.- pouiience (Si-pt. 24) of the San Fran cisco Alta Ciiliforniaii.l The week pnsl has been one of more than r.sual exeito m t, giowiiiL' oat of rumors of a:l colors and reports of every description, 'i'lie arrival of Colonel (Virlitou's v i.un'i'ers cin.Hod in .cli spi'culatlon. The va,;i.e but poiieral impression that these t,oo|? bal b eno dered herein anticipation of an iiprl-ingof sooessiotiists, or of an invasion by rebel lore s from al.ri a I, | rmjuccd a fe verish, sensitive aud excitable condition of the public innd. The rai.rheroB have sulfored prrtiy severely the |at we k. A n< mber of biin is of horsos, iiumborinB fjom ftitueo to thirty each, lmvo been sto en. Kmall parties, < t from thnio to twenty person? oncli, have been nigh1 1 v passing tiiroi gh tills coi nty from the northwest to tiio southeast. In som? instancs three or four sqna ls of armed men have pass", a given poirt in one til;:!it. Soinn parties have left this citv and other fieitleui nts in the county. Kor a coil' le of days, and the intervening tilxht, tho black smith i' sli | s at 1-1 Monte w re unremittingly occupied In sli etuf! horses for i migrating pai ties. Kaiichcrog on tho route liet w en lliis city and tho Col' ratio river, wero alarmed by re|n rts of armed robbers and murderers on til" route, and lie '. lo the m mntains. This stream of a'tnc I m at towards the Colorado river is ominous Tin y ai o without wagotiK.atid but rarely have a pack m .le. They goaorally pass this neighbor hood In the night. I have i .f rmation which I think ro liable, thai to d y work a com: any of not less tbnn une hundred men, well mounted, oacb armed with a rille and a pair of C 'It s pistols, came lato the road at Temec.ula, about one Ip n Ircd miies from this placo, slept at a farm, and the fohowlng day p ooeeded on their way towards the Colorado river. They bad no tranS|iortation excrpt throe pack males. It is not probablo that peaceful emi grants are leaving California for Lexus, or any interme diate countiy. That some unlawful and revolutionary project is causing this silent and marked movement to the Colorado seems clear. 1 roin some fragments of In formation and rei*irls which have been obtained, aud which, when brought Into contact, appear tohnvean affinity, aud voluntarily unite to form u whole, the fol lowing coi>xtun< may bo a: rived at without uiuch aid from tbo imagiuation. At a place called crass Camp, on tbo Colorado river, twenty or thirty miles below the mouth of the Gila, near tbo |*dtit where New river takes Its water from the Colo rado, and wUore hay has been sometimes cut Fori Yema, a secofcsi' n camp lias been formod. This Is t'legenoiat rendezvous, and to this placo these armed travellers are new harrying. Tem|iorury supplies have been provided at that place for their subsistence. Ml.itary urn! ccmrni^sary stores for that point have been sbimied from San Kranciscn. Th< so men will co operato with an expected army of invasion from the East, capture and be siege Fort Yuma, and in irch U|Hin this part of tho Mate, whenever the resident chie'talns hero, having prepared tho people and their plans, shall give the signal of revolt, or they will ungate in any entorpriso which may bo de termined upon at headquarters. INTERESTING FROM VENEZUELA. Official Declaration of the Dictatorship of General Paef. [Translated from K1 Independienteof Caraccas,of Sept. IX for tho Kiw York Hikalp.] The following is tho explanatory letter of General Paaz, with Mb official decrees, on assuming tho supreme government of Venezuela, to which ho was called by the votes of the p*ople : ? Jom Awto.iio I'ab, Commandor-ln-Chlcf of the armies and supremo Governor of the republic, &c. Vkobusi-ans ? A sacrlflco, greater than any that I have made in my life, is demanded of mo under these solemn circumstances, and I am about to fulfil it In proof of my reaped for public opinion and my love for my country. The motives aurt tho views with which I came to the cap! ' t Impelled by tho votes of the people, are w 11 known to you. Heaven knows that I had no other mo tlvo than to prevent disastrous conflicts among brotl ou, and to restore pc-ico to those mind8 that were justly alarmed by the confusion that reigned in tho capita! We expected that the resignation oft he Vice President of the repqblln would have removed these difficulties, and that the r>f?renentati(.na of Valencia and oilier cities would th s be carrii d out without violence. Hut everything has been changed In an unexpected man ner. The government of Caraccas prepared Itself to ro p?l by force the conciliatory menanre proposed to It, and the defenders of socicty in tins province, Identified with tho national set timgnt, indignantly rejected tho idea of crossing swortU with their brethren, and of sustaining projects that would have consummated tho ruin of tho ropublio. Such was the Idea which decided them to remove the ctuso which could provoke ihise horn- s, overthrowing the existing government and proclaiming tho reconstitu lion of the country, alter Dr. (iiual had refused to resign to make room for the isslgnado (I>r. Angel Quintero). Tho people of Caraccas, to whom full liberty was given to deliberato, in the exercise of tlieir sovereign right, spontaneously ratified this vote, and nominated mo civil und military chiof of the republic, with supreme power to pacify and reconstitute it under thu popular republican form of governmonl. In Victoria 1 was met by the commission sent to pro aont me tba vote of the canital and of other towns of this pro\ inco, and to request my acceptance. I trembled on considering the Impor lance. of the 1m mcce charge which wua sought to be thrown on my w?ry shrnildors. 1 called to mind my past life, and I was alarmed at lh? idea of again charging myself with t'.i -lateof my country, so disturbed by the w- Ight of calamities which no man could valngloriously boast of bolng able to remedy In a short t'me. There was the naiinng work of ducrd to make tho purest Intentions fruitless. I double,! mvselt, and did not hesitate In <siorgetically refining the Immense honor which was offered me by a large portion of my fellow countrymen, and In requesting that, In lovo for myself, they should desist from their proposition and call upon the ' -Deslgna do" to strengthen the party of legality. I put my Influence to the proof, and refused to enter the capital In which th" forces of my command had been fraternally rcceivsd. thus giving rejose to the people that they might oalmly resolve the complicated problem In which circum stances had placed us. Valnho|iel Public opinion hi regard to this question, In stead of growing weak, became more uniform. Represan tatives of every body in society came out to meet me and to convince me of the impossibility of re-establishing a sys tem nt legality which had cost so many sacrifices without any result, and which was an impediment to the pacifica tion of the country, and the Inauguration of a now era of concord and of future lawful rule. Commerce and every social interest, notwithstanding the admirable state of tranquillity which the capital enjoyed umier tlie authori ty s named by tho peoplo, bccatne justly alarmed at the continuance of the republic without a recognized head, and with just fours that, if this state of uncertainty was prnlongod, and the action of the general authority sus pended, anarchy would not lag very long in manifesting Itself, and on its heels would come the social dissolution of the oouitry. Kearmg other complications, I entered tho capi tal, in order to tranqnllico by my presence the slams of many citizens. I yet refused to assume tho si. promo command , hoping for a reaction, evon at the ru>k of compromising the confldsea reposed iu me. But I was n it able any longer to resist the desires of moro thim ten vlioi sand citiw ns, who Imperiously forced me to this sacr line; nor the fears with which I was inspired by the dangers into which the rvpub.ic was drilling. My duty Ig to present them at eve*" ci*t. ltd is n't lie I mg to m ? to flnrt, r, or do the circumstance!5 In which I am placed leave any alieruattvo tor my conduct. I wo nd bo i 'sponsible ii.r tbe con-eqiien -'B li J <ii l not .m i! i'e my. ? T i t, tic a t r e ?h.. ?J 'Ui.try rat lie- t)nn consent to lis dbaolwtion, when mv name is Invokdas 'ully ftallsflod? *iti| the | fortuity r.f tho vote or Cnraccss and of Hint of I i ! . i - ; rovlnc. , l }?? t do not kn w what nu,y b > t! will 1 i r- o. the nut opinion is'JUul m w > ? 1i ? l> -*m Ih' mini' of my conduct. 1 acOOpt, thou, Ih Wi le iw ooiniii. i only to prevent my counti y from any ion r running into the disasters of a people wiihout i j rmm ut, and to giiarutiieo to Die provd s uii Urn i -lit which ll. J h ve Of making their \olc i'r? ly Jit- . i m this|?ct?u eni-rgm cy. The grout niaji.r ity o my follow r livens luvis B!>ouia:,(!iHig'.y apokon, t a- U.-4 0 i for uio tlui rc ?d which should ho lollow -?1, and tht ir w ill f- . ill h ? fulillli i. |iy blood uud tny lifo respond to lit" ity i f Hi:-- < tn-Mif. I tho cfhrc c? .miand ti. ? pr vli? i il govt- roots to oonvolp Um> <-u i/. its without * tluciion of in tli ;', hi Older that In lb> e.u-ri i.-? '<1 their BOV'Tf :1V I v ITUiy rounder th<t vote of ihi>. c ill I and freely dcc aio if they ruiity It; and if th y Mi id uui ii|i<4\ivo of it, thiii ilii y 11114. lit ilc i luro wl. it, In their Idea, it tho best mothi tl of i medylng the complicated condition in wl< c h 'lio republic in place i. 1 ii ho ?lire, t tfio clrci.i of the :.-my thai ti, y portnd tl : o people free'j to . 1* ft*- ll. ' r will, prcs'irvng order and giving t'-ll i a ant es u? all citizens, b>> toaioil conflicts which may r. iiipilca e this S'Hial probem n . l delay Ins a I <? h i lemug tho cud of poace for which Uio re ? III c row sl.,h?. Then e, 1 decree; ? Artie:, l. 1 i?ot t lis date lam charged with the com mand of tho re lehlic, as supreme civil and mi'd i y chic'. H Art. 3. My g v nm tit. will continue until. the paclflen tionofiho: public i ittnl ed, nt which period it wi 1 ho reorganized a cording to tho nation. 1 will, >t tho p ij i , in fiiUilm ? f i lie t >uii th ai tide or th u -crce, shall have dicu'o i pan another form of govrunoi t. ?Vr! . :? I will dluuito to tl o proper inlidci rs iho iioces pa y |irt vl.*i"i s n. be inu a for tho organization of th various oraiicl.e i oi iho adndnistrstii a, which, in tho meantime , will eonl i. ?? uh at present. Art. 4. Oirei lars wi-i h- addressed to the governors and chiefs, that tii- y immediately proceed to coiP .it tho votes of tho people iu tho maimer expressed In Hi ? above maid osm ion, iiid render uti account of tlu rumdt wiih the u st !?' Ible delay. Art. 6. Toe na i nal li cor is pledged for tho fulfllnv nt of the acts of inj govornuient. Art. 6. I appoint Pr. llilarion Nadal my chief f'co relaiy uutii lite c mpi to organization of iho ministry. (.ii ti i:i th.* I'ftlaro . f (.'ovorutin nt. In Cc aecas, oi tho 10lhor??pt inlx-i, ISfil. JO K AN tosio I'M::, by hia Kxcalletcy. Uium-* Navm., t hiol t'ocretaiy. Ijltcd Stiitci Coinmlwliuicr'i Court. Before John A. Osborn, Ksq. TUB SLAVER BUCK EYE. Oct. 11 ? The t'nit-A States vt. Eratfus Booth. ? Tho de fond ii t In tills ease is charged with piracy In voluntarily serving m tho slavo trado. It appeared, from the tesll rri'iny of J'*hua Johnson, a sailor who returned home from the c ust of Africa soma time ago, that ho wai c.r gaged as a seuinan on heard tho Ihiclceyo; at Whydali Island that vup.^el took In a cargo of betwoen four and live hundred negroes; the agreement made botweon mo and the Spanish Captain was on shore; ] Immoal ite y went on board; tho officers wore principally Spanish; the defendant was onboard; I saw him when I first went there; tho Spanish captain showed him t" me; I made a bargain with iheS mnisb captain to work my passage to Havana ho had the moat to do with tho vessel: I told him I was a stranger there among tho hi u-k people ; I never saw Iho ves. cl before, and the captain did net tell me her name; a Spaniard asked me if I was going iu the vessel; I said yts; ho then said, "That is your captain" (|i inting to tho defendant) ; Captain booth was sitting alt, on the poop, in his chair; Gi|>taln llocth came down on tho mam deck to me and a>kcil me if I could sling palm oil , he said he could; the vessel sot sail for Cuba and tho cargo of negroes were landed tli-re. Tho case was adjourned to Saturday. Mr. Andrews for the govern mcut; Mr. benedict for Uio defendant. TDK SLAYER MARY FRANCES. The Uni'td States vs. John A. Mnchado. ? Tho examina tion of tho defendant on a charge of fitting out the Mary Frauccs as a slaver was resumed. Testimony was glvon to show tho naturo of tho voyage of the vossal, and that ?bo landed (lvo hundred and eighty ? at Sodamy, on tho north f-ido of Cuba. Wo laid to For a coupio of days tiiar Port Padre, where wo discharged tho cargo of negn os in vessels hired by the Spanish captain: did not soo Mr. Mochailo in Havana nor in t uba; wo went to Ha vana, where we wore ou our "own hook," and camefrom New Orleans to this city in April la.U; I did not see Mr. Mochado until I Haw him hero. Tho caoe stands adjourn ed. Messrs. lJcbeoand Donohuo for defendant; Mr. An drews for the government. City Intelligence. ExcmtMSST iiv tub CuEgs Wokid.? While Paulsen, by Ills wonderful chc* powers, Is attracting unlvorsnl atten tion in Kuro|>e, wo are not entirely without an excitement In tho chefm world at homo. At the Morphy Chess Roomi on last Friday evening. Mr. Jas. A. Leonard, a wol! known player of this City , played seven gam -s of choss simul taneously ugaU st strong players, without seeing any of tho boards. Only ttiofe who are acquainted with the game can at all appreciate the difficulty of plapMg even a single gamo without si?ht of th? board. Mr. Leonard proposes ou Friday evening of this we< k to play eight blindfold sanies, thus rivalling the celebrated feat of PaulS'>n, which canned so much excitement at the Awe- ' rican ( h- ss Congress a few years ago. A Cmtn rousn liaowsan.? The body of an unknown child was found floating in tho North river at the foot of Thirteenth str"ot yesterday. Coroner JacluAan was notified to hold an lnquost ujion the body. Orsm.vo os th* Vfurm Corns? or th* Cousna or Pn.iR mact. ? The regular winter course of lectures at the Col lege of Pharmacy was commenced last evening at their rooms in tho University building, corner of Unlvorsity anil Waverley placos. Quito a numerous audienco was In nttendanee, and considerable interest was manifested. The study of the comi>oiindln(r of medicines, which em braces such a vast field of reading In botany, chemistry and materia mntira, has been very much neglected in thin country, and it is only within tho test few years that a proper d"grce of importance seems to have been at tached to the subject. Tho College of Pharmacy Is doing a good deal to promote the study of therapeutics in all its branches, and qulto a numerous class now attend tho regular courses every year. Obituary. ExGovernor Woodbkido*, of Michigan, who died ^ Detroit on Sunday, the 20th Inst., wo* a native of Con necticut, removed to Ohio at an oarly ago and became a resident of Detroit In 1810, a time when there was scarce ly a white inhabitant in any other part of Michigan. He was Ri-ccwwlvo'iy Territorial Secretary, Governor and United States Senator. The Detroit Ailwrtiter says:? Titer > Is probably no man In all tho Northwest, except Central l ass, who had for so many yearn been wore in timxtely connected with Its progress, who know more of Its history, and whoso llfo was moro fall or the stirring incidents peculiar to its earlier sottloraent than Governor Woodbrldge. Colonel Matt. Ward, formerly membor of Congress from Texas, Is dead. Ho (lied In Raleigh, N. C. , and was buried there on the 13th Inst. Personal Intelligence. Hon. Francis Grangor.of Canandaigua; J.D. Ewes, Esq., postmaster General of Vancouver's Island; Lieutenant B. yiierardl, of tho United States Navy; II. It. Hemps tod, of Wise n*in; G. W. Aniory, Robert C Winthrop, and Robt. M. Cuphing, of Boston, are Mopping at the Brovoort House. E. B. Pigelow, J. Kaswell, and J. E. I'd ton, of Boston ; It. Lewis, and S. Thompson, of Baltimore; A. Wild, of Al bany ; Mr. Mann and wife, of England ; L. Winship,of New Haven; G. E. Howard, Of Sprlngflold; H. I). 8tratton, of Chicago, and C. B. Yale, of Connecticut, are stopping at the Fifth A' enue Hotel. Captain Sheridan, Captain W. Myers, snd James V Forsyth, of the United States Army; Captain John Rudd, of the United States Navy; Hon. J. T. Ryan, A. W. (amp boll, A. B. Johnson, and S. Hutchinson, of California; J. p. Woodbury, of Aspinwall ; H. Schuyler and daughter, of Panama; S. Marks, of Oregon, and John Wilson, of Liver pool , are stopping at the Metropolitan Hotel. Colonel J. R. Morgan, of South Amboy ; G. E. Peabody, of Philadelphia; Dr. E. B. Palton, of New York; C. C. Kent, E. W. Sanford snd H. C. Davis, of Beaton; J. M. Cook, of Albany; M.'S. Wll!;ams,of Minnesota; ?J. 8. Oi rew, of Norwich, Conn. ; E. Burk and wife, of California; H. C. Fenn and wifo, of Rochester, and A . C. Russell, of Massachusetts, are stopping at the Astor House. C. K. Lawrence and wife, of Washington; R. J. F. Grist, and wife, of Wisconsin; R. C. Pagan, of Baltimore; E. A. Tappan and H. J. Sargent, of Boston; G. W. Farmer, of Ililladalpbla; T. Fessenden and family, James Wilkinson and E. K. Hatght and family, of New York, are stopping at the Gramercy Park Hotel. Baron Osten Sacken, of the Russian Legation at Wash ington: Captain Lyons, J- Baverstock, George Lynch and John Her, of her British Majesty's ship Rac-r; Captain Grant, of her British Majesty's ship Steady: W. R. Jones, of Now Haven; Robert Kershaw and H. M. Skinner, of Rockville, are stopping at the Clarendon Hotel. Judge Shlpman, of Hartford; Captain Hitchcock, of tho United States Navy ; J. Hacker and wife, and Samuel Betlle and wifo, of Philadelphia; E. 8. and T. S. Tweedy, of Banbury; G. R.. Weston and wife, of New Ixtudou; Miss L. H. Chase, of Salem; P. R. Lornert and P. Collins, -of Sew Haven; J. B. PenBeld nnd family, of Oswego; E. H. Shcl ton, of Derby; 8. I>. Bradford, Jr., of Long Island; and Robert Laton, of New York, aro stopping at the Albemarle Hotel. Colonel D, McVlcar, of Camp Scott ; Captain F. 11. Ward, Albert F.. Proctor and Charles Jarvi*, of Boston; R. N. Harrison and Erastus Paulson, or Philadelphia; 0. H. (arson and wife, of Canandaigua; A. Adams, < f Providence; Dr. McKay, of Rochester: W. T. Eno, of Brooklyn; H. M. Themis u nnd T. J 8. Flint, of Chicago; George Miles, of New York; G. Kendrick, of Waterbury; 8. M. Rnisbock, of Yonkers, and U. S. McDonald, of Clif ton, C. W., arc stopping at tho Lafarge House. Colonel 8. H. Mix, of Scoharle; Captain Jss*up and T. Dunn, of the Uulted States Army; K. \V. Coming, G. W. Luther and John Tracy, of Albany; A. Richardson, of England; R. Gardiner, of Detroit; Thorns* Colt, of l'ltts (leld; 0. <<'. Wilder and George Turnbnll of Boston; Jui'go Strong, of St. I/itiis; L. B. < lc< ck< r, of Oswego; N. Wheel er, of Bridgeport, and H. H. Cook, of Bath, N. Y., nro stoppli k at the St. Nebulas Hotel. Charles nood was married at Port Townsend to Allco Douglas, daughter of the Governor of Vancouver Island, ! on August 31. Ronton Weekly I Capital stock ' ]/uum unit discounts....... j r'e'i ' i'.i ".Vr'b !:'ks I Cttwlalitfi Ifui.le St iitcnunt. fcww, Oct. ?_?.*, 1391. (38,281 ,710 G .or ,71)0 7 84 " ' tl " (0 2r. : 1 Of) i THE lATTtfe AT FRLDEPaCKTOWN, KO. [From Ui? Missouri romocrat.] I'u.Oi i koh, Oct. 18,1*01. yesterday, ab'jut ten o'clock A. At., the iiowKcitne in I'1 ? i'ot Ki lib if H k v ?.;?*? but ?li rt wgatfemenl having In i plucenear FrulcrlcktoWii, b"twcon our fnveeand 1, i si' . -u". uuled by .It'll. Thorn: son :ii '1 Oglmiei I.ow. It i : r 1 1 t 'u; t i in Hawkins, commanding tholndepen . I -so.ui cavalry, wan ordered oii'i'ih? !u.. to pro ii 1 villi a <h ta< hm tit (it forty nun to rect i noltre In il> vi< . by (?! 1 '0 1 rick town. Ibvlng pre eoded to wi ? i? ?;?>? d a half miles of towp, bi." wUrain.e guard \va< i bl ii!y uMaoUi'd by ihu rebo's, and ?wo of lil.i man i \ *n J'' ??'?*?. The ettefay wmo, however, driven v. i 'a tb# lii i *. On Wednesday utornl' -g his advance i ,rd ?? ? ? .i -? .ii ? it".. l<' i|, and or fen ami caiitur' <i. 'i li y r ?, hmvov -r, retaken. While awaiting reinforce

rti ii<> ' V' in I l.i?t I. nob, s ' ijitaln l/avv:;'ns' comin ind was i r n linns attack d h> the enemy during 'bo day, who ?? l: t i to v riicc fully ropttl-cd and driven lc. late ml e o; ut:.; ruiuU i'c.-iiii'i:t4 arrived, ('instating of hi\ companies i Ma "r flavitt'f ln-liaua cav t'rjr and ii,. < oitifuni o of !?? iiuitry. tnWcr Lionel Alexnniicr, "I i i Tw* i.t;. -Srst Ullt'.o: . * Thursday tnorninir, at d ayl:3at, v. i en the m in ii, the u ivanco Kit trd, und r'ite ? itu j: !"i aii.-i#" , ol Captain Hawki'i-1, won s??o? ? tlig onfcii.y. S'.l ht skiniw-'iinwc 'mmJnceil,Cap I; lia 'kit* i'1'tnlui' up with i bo balance of Ula c m n.nial, n i ?; ?< ir t ?'d by the whol ? 'at lion of Ma. or i' i"i. \v nil tl.ero wot H1 1 o clean rnniting don# by t: r i'h Id. For two miles the road wu strewn with b !. '(?,? dd en, ?hot rlfl hat ', capf. A'O. \,-:\r town Urn enemy >. o in corsirt. : able force In the woods, thickets and b'-wdi, mid n W iked our main fo o#, .' c >rsiderabto ?'atn be"ort> they were driven l'i? tiaiir I'i'i t ?? Ma'or Uavitt charged npon them, driving them lu every dilu tion, w i d.t <? many ami killing three; a.- >, ? vert! horses were tt.ken. In Hi. k ; i ?? Captain Hawkiner.' company s. attained a f . oi ? <? tenant Kntwia f?*!l from ltlic boraaaod was earriod oil' maially woimtfu.l Severe! oi lu m a WTO dangerously wounded, airtl it is thought will u t rec ivor. Ti. ? company, with but low ccoi.tiotis, wore nf raw re ,???.. H?. n- ? ei having been under 0 e beforo, yet tlmy 8'iniii up iik" R 'Mi' ia.rocelviiig and givin;: vol I"}- ufte. votk?} hi liii- ? ii k Captain Hawkit ? < rocivod a shot In tlie I. n"e; h.? ho * ? wm nhot i ? twolvi piaiW. In this n't. ? i il ijoi tin', ill hu ! ne man k >lo 1 and .?????, al wounded, 'llie In.antry having cone up, ami fool 1 1 , con lid' iit.of I . i; s> a" \cked by a very superior furee, Colonel Ale- * uOi." .?r '"id the c- mm -u i to fall bvK oti pi re ml van I nsi' i. grounds. Ab tiify w-io with Iraviinj they f itiii -f> ? ? uemy wrre piiraeittg In force. Culouol Aloxiui i or t'i' i. Knew i iit three <r four companies In ami xh. The remain lor then commencod a hiaty rotrcat, mid the en my sup, i sirif a victory clnf at baud, ran inio the trap i ml were completely routed, loaving tbo road Ftrown with doad men and hors ?, It wiu lui.nwtilblo tousecr tain ih ' numboi ki'.iod <?!' the enemy in tho ontlre engng ? moot. ?s they wore acattorcd a'l through the woodR, thot gh it ilotR not fall shoit it fifty. During thenij.t the "utire fi>rce of Culone! Alexander foil back to 1'ilot Knob. No iwlvai ei ba.1 ninci' been ma'ln in that direction. However, they aroeomp mely enuai'pod, it is Bupp B?'d, by movemenu&otbuit to m:<ke buc. Wo aro oxjiect liig hot times in tho Southeast i?K>n. T1IE5 TROOrS ENGAGED. In our ifsuc of yesterday appeared a telegraphic d 8 patch from Missouri, giving a semi- lutailcd arconut of a brMt contest In Fuutli Kan tern Missouri. The sconoof action was near Frederick town, which is situated ? n tho ro.ul leading li<m Cape tiiradeau, through Jackson to Ironton, Pi!' t Knob, Ax The victory seems to have lveeii a complete one, as n rohol commanding oil oar was killed and tho rein I treofS had to retroat. The foil' vuug aro the principal officers ongagod on tho oct'BSlon; ? COMMANIllNQ OKi'ICRItH. Advance frrm Capo i.iradcau Culontol J. B. Pi.tunnnt. Advance from Ironton Coii nel W. P. Caki.i.v. Tloili thuse uiiicurs are selected from the rogutar ser vice. CAVALRY. Marion Cavalry. Ill Oiptnln Stewart. Wlillo County do., Ill Captain l/sliman. Independent do., Mo Captain Hawkins. KIHST INDIANA CAVAt.HY. Colonel Conrad Baker. Lieutenant Colonel Scott Carter, Rtationod near Washinglou. Ma|or John S. (iavltt, killed. Second do W. F. Wood. CajitaUu. Co mpany A Captain Brown. Company il Captain llishman, killed. ( umpuny C Cuptain Clendening. Company V Captain Barter. ARTILLERY. Chicago or Co. B, State Light Artiliory Capt. E. Taylor. Battery of Light Artiliory Capt. Campbell. Battalion of f irst Mo. Light Artiliory. . MaJ.J.M.Schoflold. INFANTRY. SEVENTEENTH ILLINOIS VOLt'KTEKRS. Col, no' ? I.. F. Ross, of Kult<>n county, Illinois. I.i 'ntonnnt Colonel ? Dr. E. P. Wood, of Mon o r county, 111. Ma;?r? V. M. Smith, of Kuox county, llinois. Adjutant ? H. Ryan, of l'corla county, Illinois. Quartortnaxter? J. W. Miles, of Mo cer county, Illinois. Surgeon? l>r. L. D. Kell'gg, of Peoria county, Illinois, brother of tho Congressman. As.sif tact Surgoon ? lir. T< mklns. Chaplain ? Rev. J. &. Poage, ol' Mercer county, Illlncla. L ai taint. Company A A. S. Norton. Company B ? Peats. Cnmi?my C A. B. Hose. Company D H. H. Hush. Company E... K. K. Harding. com) any F J. Moore. Company 0 Burgess. Company H F. A. Boyd. Company I E. Bruington. Company K ? ? Walkor. TWENTIETH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS. Colonol C. C. Marsh. Lieutenant Colonol ? William Krwln. Major 'J. W. Goodwin. Chaplain Charles Ratton. Cap/aim. Company A John 8. Wolfe. Company B Frederick A. Bartlceon. Company C John 0. Pullea. Company 0 John A. Hoekina. Company K Evan Richards. Company F Thomas Hildubra&U Company O... JohnTunison. Company H.. Orten Frlsbeo. Company I Georgo H. Walsor. Company K Reuben F. Uyor. TWENTY-FIRST ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS. Colenol J. W. P. Alexander. Lieutenant Colonol Geo. W. Pock. Major Warren E. McMakin. Adjutant C. B. Stoole. Cabins. Company A Geo. H. Dinning. Company B J. P. H. Stevenson. Company C Josiah W. Clarke. Company D J. E. Callaway. Company E. John Love. Compauy F E. M. Moody. Company ft Jos. Maher. Company H Edwin Harlan. Company I Chester K. Knight. Comimny K A. M. Peterson. This regiment was formerly commanded by Ulysses S. GroiA, since made a Brigadier General of Volunteers TI1IRTT-TUIHD ILLINOIS V0LITNTEER8. Colonel r Chas. E. Hovt-y. Lieutenant Colonol Wm. R. l/ickwood. Major Kdw. R. Rue. Adjutant Fredrick M. Crandoll. Surge on Geo. P. Re*. Chaplain Hormati T. Fddy. Quartermaster Simeon Wright. Captaim. Company A L. II. Pottor. Com|>uny B M. J. Morgan. Company C I>. B. Robinson. Company I) Henry H. Pope. Company E. Isaac II. Elliott, wounded at Hig river Bridge skr'sh Company F D. C. Roberts. Company O Ira Moore. Company H James A. McKnntle. Company I Win. W. II. lAwton. Company K (has. E. Lippeucott. THIRTY-EIGHTH ILLINOIS VOI.UNI'FEKS. Colonel W. P. Carlin, U. 8. A. Lieutenant Colonel Mortimer O'Keon. Major I). H Gilmer. Adjutant A.L. Bahhacho. Surgeon John L. Teed. Assistant Surgeon Dudley W. stowart. Captain*. Company A H. N. Alden,of Sangamon. Company B Harris, 6t Jasper. Company C Jas. P. Meade, of I/>gan. Company D Chas. Yeiton, of Jaspw. Company E D. Young, of Effingham. Company F Jus. M. True, of Coles. Company O Chs. Churchill, of Edwards. Company 11 Alex. U. Southorland, of Crawford. Company I A. M. Pollard, of Tazewol). Comjiany K ? ? . Colonel Cavlin formerly was a captain of the Sixth regi ment of United states infantry , ami is reputed as a lluo officer. He had the chief command at Ironton, and the advance. Many of the men are re-enlisted three months' men. lieutenant Colonol O'Koan was formerly Stato Senator from Josjier county, Illinois. EIGHTH WISCONSIN VOLUNTEERS. Colonel B. C. Murphy. lieutenant Colonel G. W. Bobbins. Major J. W. JetTerson. Acting Adjutant Captain Bryant. Quartermaster P. M. Hovev. Surgeon 8. P. Thomblll. First Assistant W. Hobbins. Second Assistant J. E. Murta. Chaplain W. McKinley. Captains. Company A ? Waupacca Union Rifles, J. B. Redfleld. Company B ? Sliuboygan County Independents, V. D. Conger. Company C? Fan Claire Eagles, J. E. Perkins. Company I) ? Fox Lake Rilles, Wm. J. Dawos. Company E ? Dane County Roegh and Ready Guard, Wm. C. Young. Company K ? Crawford County Volunteers, J. If. Creea. Company G ? lanesvllle Fire Zonavis, Wni. P. l!i .tin. Company H ? Dane County Sugar liiver llitks, Stephen Eston. Company 1 ? la Cres?o County Rifles, M. M. ltaker. Company K ? Racine County Volunteers, W. P. Lyon. ELEVENTH MISSOURI V0LUNTEKU8. Colonel J- R Pl'>muicr, U. S. A. Lieutenant Colonol ? 1 'aimer. 'ih<'"c"li<n 1 of this regiment had the charge of tho advance lri >iii Cape Girardi-nu. COL. JOSEPH B. PI.ITMMRR. The g; He.- 1 . p! tell is ft na ivq nl Ma ?? >eht!*?tfs, ?:t Of tit- ;.:ri!.trjr Ac.: rt.., at W, st Point In 1837, nd ^ uJukt1". 1 with tho highc t houors iu IS-U. Ho was then appoint' 1 Second Lieutenant In the First infantry in July, 1811, and sub-eijuently as Regimental Quartermas ter, in which capacity ho acted until Jan iary, 1848. Tue following Mart h lie war- j n .muted to a Kirat Uwitnincy, ami In May, 1*52, t" a Captain's commission, uia amj. a v.'oro mostly confined to tho Territories, laving lately had commil><l of Kort 1*?0 moo, Fort ilk, &c. During the fl.-si t rouble# at St. I. ui ?, ?t th? hatue of SprlngMd, and In tho r <ii e a t from that ill filled place, he eu'uoil,as a i a l:iin, a f m i that deser o to be world rtuowned. After tlio fati i.n B "f lUi-i I'.irt of thi' Miss' : r i campaign tho g.*i.hiut ollicor fell gut from the ff ? tho* on ricolvel lit his dangerous comhut at i- f n- ^ 1 ??? .'I . w ? , v?Hli two hundred rid flfly IbU'nv s, bo Jx.lii li own n^ui!.?' two thousand rcbeli*, until reecwd b/ (.'apt. Tot ten. lit ww appointed om i>( tin bo y< ??>a of ttuuvrul Lyon's remains when en ruuU for Cor. i m. Colom.l I'luinMor la an ar viii, <!i>vi I o ? . his prof< <slnn, and has nn oi ly sou a cnd?t at \\'?- -t i lit In hlf-de.i rioua moments, alter the battle of .-p. n fluid, ho was attended by I 1: faith' .1 lady, who ul.-.o fli ed solue of ui? Uaruebips on tho fronti r. COT,ON* P. CARLTN. 'ftR'aael William 1'. CnrlJn, the sutgectcf ifcisskotah, A/at. biro in Illinois, nail eutored tho army from th it State, lie studied ut th' Military Academy at West Point, as a c idet, m 1840, an l waa breveted a Second Llou te nant in tho Sixth In I an try of tho United States Army, July 1,1 "'1. lu March, 1855, he was appoiutod First Ueulonont in tlio tame regiment, and on tho 2d of Ma; h, lMil, wa.i mode a Captain, also of the Six 'b infantry. lli.M pi't-i it commifn'on of Colonel of t!n< Thirty-eighth reelmutit of Illinois Volunteers b urs dale A g ist 15, Iht 1. and hie reg.ui nit was Font to St. Louis. When or dorod tii (ronton ho had the charge of tbo station cou f ? tod upon bit'.i, being ? as is h!s ? iu the pro eut iiutam e the oaso with Colonel I'lummer ? an octi ^ Hrig.uiler General. TRE FiltST CASE OF TliE PR iF/tTEFRSJIEI*. Trial of Ca]>t. Ilakrr and tl<e lit l>cl Crew of tho Privateer Savunuali. I'Nitm) y..\ outauiT con:,'. Before Hon. Judges Nelson and f l.i >m '.n. Oor. 23. ? Tkt t'nilnl . tal.j u?. T/unaa J/ar-iV Bill ft*, Churltt Sidney Pa*M>Ui'pi<<, Jot yh Cru; del Cairn, I atrirk Paly, All crt < ialletin Ft . ri ?, John MurpU V, Martin (S?l hi, John Tfarh lwn, Henry ('ashman If"wird, Jl n ,? "man, IVilli im Chns, Clnik, Hirhiiiil Palmar and Ahx. Carter ('/id. ? Cout.-ol for tli- prosecution, Mr. K. 1'oin' ,d Smith, United Stales District Attorney, and Messrs. W. M. L'varts S. Blatchford and Eihan AI on , I'nlted State.'. Assistant riU trict Attorney. For the actr-cl, Messrs. Jas. T. Brady, Lord, Larnque, Sullivan (Uto of Fort Lafayette), Dukes, Davaga and Meyer. . The Chief Justico of Qiioboc, ("ana la, was In Court, and was Introduced to Judge Nelson by Mr. D. Lord, previ ous to tho opening of the ease. The court wa* densely crowded, and the greatest aaxl ety was m tnifoated on tho part of tho spectators to wit n.PS the pi ocuedings in this first cause n(.;an:st a crew of a privateer. 'liio prisoners, fourteen In number, were desirod to stand up iuid look n|?in each Juror as ho wis called. In answer to Mr. t.uroqi'e, Mr. Wm. Powell, who was Interrogated as to bis ludlffercrce between tho govern nient and the aceOsod , as a Juror , s lid that lie had read of the case of the Savannah in tho newspapers, but he paid very little attention to wliat the pa^eis - aid of latn. Q. Have you furniod or ezprossod tho opinion that the acts charged, if proved, constitute the ollenoa of piracy 1 Mr. Powe'l ? I have not exprcsaed tho opinion and I can scarcely say that 1 have formed an opinion, because I do not know sufficient of the case. ^ The Juror was then sworn. Mr. Thos. Dugan said that his conscientious scruples against capital punishment were such that be would fear to trust himself. The Court, to Mr. Dugan ? Wo deslro that you should fully comprehend the question, which Is tl,ls: ? If the proof, in a capital case, was snfilciont on the part of the government, would you bo able to find a verdict in ac cordance with the evldcncef Mr. Dugan replied that ho feared his sympathy would get ibe better of his judgment. After tho useal questions to tho jury, as to wl>.nth?r they believed that th < offer ro, if proved, cons'itutod pirary ? sorno being challenged and others excused ? the following gentlemen were empannellod: ? 1. Edward Werner. 7. T. O. Kron. 2. Win. H. Marshall. 8. toathew J'. T? ogart. 8. Wm. Powell. 0. Ceo. Moeller. 4. Jas. Cassidy. 10. Robert Taylor. 5. Jolm l'liyfe. 11. I?aniel l'.iMby. 6. Tims. CueteHo. 12. Geo. H. Hi n son. Capt." tinker, who Is a tall, gentlemanly lin king man, with a wo!l cultivated beard and wearing spectacles, was seated by bis counsel, and ruse up as each juror was ?worn. Mr. Ira L- Cady . whoso mind wo* not entirely free from feeling upon tlie gen ral question at ipstio , wax challenged peremptorily. Mr. Samuel Mudget was aliso challenged poremptorlly by the prisoner's counsel. United States Histrlct Attorney, Mr. E. Dolafield Smith, then procooded to open- tho case for the prosecution. He cited tho various acts of Congress defining and punch ing the crin.cs of piracy and robbery on tho high seas, and said , 1 have been thus particular In referring to tho laws under which this indictment is framed in order that you may porcoive precisely what tho inquiry is which we hare now to make. It is whether tho statutory law of tho United States has or has not been violated? You hava all, undoubtedly , board moro or loss of tho crimo of pira cy as generally and popularly understood. A pirate is deeemod by tho law of tho nations, and has always been deemed , as the enemy of the human race, as a man who depredates generally and indiscriminately on tho com merce of all nations. Whether or not the crimo alleged here m piracy under tho law of nations is a question which probably will not be material to tho inquiry. The consti tution oi the United States undoubtedly authorised Congress to deflno and punish piracy. It might, possibly, be a question whether, in regard to duprodations committed by foreigners in foreign vessels against the commorco of tho United States, Congress could declare that to bo piracy which is not piracy under the law cf nations, but it is not material in this case. The constitution has authorized Gmgress to pass laws defining and punishing depredations on our national commerce, committed by our own citizens. Congress has done so in tho statutes to which I havo refflrrod. If the words " plrato and felon" wore stricken out of tho statute, and If the statute simply read that any person who would commit robbery on the high seas should suffer death, tho law would be complete and could bo administered with out any reference to what constitutes piracy by tho law of nations. Having thug referred to tho statutory law under which this indictment was found, I will statoas succinctly as possible, with duo regard to fullness, falrnoss apd completeness, tho facts In this case. In tho middle or latter part of May, 1861, a number Of persons In the city of Charleston ,9. 0., conceived the do sign of purchasing or employing a vessel to cruise on the Atlantic for the purpose of depredating on the commcrce of the United States. They procoodcd to tho fuUUment of that design by procuring persons willing to act as captain, officers and crow of this piratical vessel. This there wag at first consldorablo difficulty in doing, and it was not until a groat many men were thrown out of em ployment in Charleston, by tho acts of South Carolina and of what is called tho Confederate government, and by the action of the United States government in blockading iho port of Charleston and other Southern ports, that a crow could be found toman this vessel. There were DO shipping articles or agreement as to wages; but it was understood that all woro to sharo in the plunder or proceed* arising from the capture of vessels on tho high seas. Wo shall show to you that tho prisoners at the bar were finally forced to embark on this enterprise; that Captain Bilker was one of the first to engage in it; Unit hu wed oxor tions to obtain a crew, and succeeded, after consider, Mo difficulty, in doing so. On Saturday, 1st of Juno, 1861, the crew were embarked on a small pilot boat and pro ceeded down to opjiosito Port Sumter, where they woro transferred, in small boats, to the schooner Savannah. Wo shall show by the declaration;; of the parties who stand charged hereto-day, and also by the ports of equipment of tho vessels, the iniont and purpose of this voyngo. The Savannah. ? schooner of fifty three or fifty -four tons, was armed with councn and" smell arms, on Sunday ufternoon, tho 2d Juno, she sailed from opposite Fort Sumptor, her crow numbering about twenty met), all of whom aro here with the exception of six, who were detached to form a prizo crew of tho brig J')scph. On tho morning of Mon day, 3d of June, a sail was descried; It wis remarked an.oug the crew that the vessel, from her ap|>oar;iiiCe, was undoubtedly a Yankee vessel, as they termed It ? a Teasel owned in one of the Northern States of tho Union. She proveD to be the brig Joseph, laden with sugar, and bound from ('ardour s, in Cuba, to Philadelphia. Chafe was given, an.1 when the Savannah came within hailing distance, Captain linker hailed her, and orderod the captain of the Joseph to come on board. Captain My or*, of the Joseph, seeing that the Savannah was armod, and that her men were ready for actlonr fearing Tor tho safety of those on board his vessel, went on board the Savannah. A prize crew was taken from the Savaniall and paced on hoard tlio Joseph ? tho captain of the privateer declaring that he was sailing under tho flag of the Confederate "government, as he called it. and that ho desired to depre date on the commerce of the United States. The Savan nah proceeded on her course, and, in a few hours after wards, she descried tho United States hrlg-of-war Perry, and supposing her to be a mcrchunt ve.-si 1 slio gave chase, fired a gun, and finally fired several guns. On disco verins, however, that the brig was a United States vessel-of-war sho attempted risistance, Ctptolri Raker paying to his men, "Now, hoys, prepare for action. " When coming within speaking distance, the commander of tbo l'erry asked Captain l'aker whether ho surrendered, snd finally ho said ho did. Tho Savannah wes then taken in charge by a prize crew from on board the l'erry and brought to New York, aud the Minnesota, with the prison ers cn board, proceeded ? on her way to New York ? to Hampton Roads, where, after two days, she transferred tho prisoners to the Harriot lane, winch brought them to New York. Her - they were taken in charge by the United States Mershal. A warrant was issued by the United Pint 's Ci 't.ri' -si mer, end under it the Marshal too!: fbrrrm! !?3i sFion Of rul hold the prisoners. They .rtroroii.mi lei to; trial and were, within a few weeks aftorv> .! d?, in die led by Hie United States Oram! Jury. The t lurgo wm not one of treason or piracy, but tho sim ple one uf violating the statutes to whi< h 1 have referred. Tho lo. rned li>tr.ct Attorney thou stated the evidence winch lie was prepared to submit, and tho authorities on which ho would rest the cose ? the aut!i> rlties beitii: the United Slates vs. F'lrlorc, 4 Wli.aton, 1*4 the United States vs. Olintoek, 3 Wh aton, 144; Nu> v? Auaaml Llo lire, 6 Wlr atou. 193; United States vs. Holmes. 6 W Iv.vt ton, 412: United Stat? s v Palmer, 3 Wheatou, *>10; Unit ed Mates vs. Tully.l C. liison, 047; United States vs. Jones, 3 Washington Circuit C urt Rcpt rts, SOU: United St-;.# vs. Howard, name. :M0; United States vs. iilbert,2 .? r . ' ? ?:.-l tlio I'nl.e l Stales vs. Smith, 6 Wheaton, ] {,3 t? conclusion li ? said, the strijclty oi the leaders m nutli. ? ? f the retK'Ut'.: b.R b-en portray. t so m ?h i, ? .< , ,r, ntly than I c > port ay It that Is Unci . , u , , rem rl... >>u t: it ; ' ' '11. - ci uieoft' ? ? | who have tKted us the lijeuit and survaaisc1* lead era Is air-" n grave ena ? a very:" ? v t. e minted, oodu<M,by igie '.o.i'o.MiUotiod i m >r. |,ro,i.oijl.iiioii/i, ul.i m 'diilod ?#> tU*. vi . ? '? < -hit .<i m -phoieo!' the |0..i" ft in which tli }?? : ;. iu ha kid. It is undoubted y, gcntium-ii, a cat, where the sympathies i>f thejmy a.,d tb- ?y inpathkg of co-insM? wh.tli"r lor tin* pri ntiou ?>r tho dcfeuc ? ? m .y 1,0 wU excited in reurcnc. to m.u.y , If not all, of 111 i p. . org at tho bar, m c,' idnd and tn'mlirocted ?k th"y ha \ . been. B it it will ho y ur du'.v, ga I mon, \rh ,'p nl! '\vi..;* tli r? consideration* to indue ? c i ill n lu tin r J into? your Y" bet, l" di?i ovarii n:i h (mhhi.IithIIui s of py ni) athy bo far og to give uii Imii. st mi l t. utiiful v. i. i on ihecvi deuce an ? on ih" Uw, as It will lit' ?'.if i t i you Uy th<? Court. That In h11 that t t o prosecution ncka. As to ih ? jiolicy _ of allowing ttio law to ti*e its eonrae in this ca.-u, it is tirt nvcctFu ry ? for tin to ex I"'. h ut.y 0|>lul it wb Hover. "lb it i* a quegli ?n which tho I'riHi icut 01' tho United Slat s nuir. : dote mine It tliix trial should res, It in a conviction. It ih a q'li'Bllon for him. not for you. It is a>i,t 'Ion wl ?( h y ii in el lo.ive entirely to b ? considered t y . i. iso ivh, II o chived M lb the: h,;.h duty. ate. yu.| Hi .ill i...v ? po form 1 your* \ ham rem* lu i m i i pro oo il to ih,- cxaminatii, i , ? w leess u in tho uisn. Tb" Q Kt witii- ran ; wi. inert <;. Ferris, a Mhim* cli'U u'te will, w ho hiol ivMilod at (jb'trleston nlm n lHiJT, in Uib ct; lui'y of miMer, mnto, ,vid jiil t ? f ve- els, a id wi n l.u I j me i tli? privat He related tli, oirci.m slaiic m of ho h dug fitted out, * iiim.: fi om dun los'onoa Sun uy. r i i Ing tho h i.' Jo ph. laden w;:b augar, and bu.ind f oiii Cardun;s lo I'hi.adciphia, tlie u> xt day , uud falling <h Fiino Monday as u prize to thu United Mates hi ig l orry. On a nuo.'' . n aa to tho charicter of tho fla vuun ih, c uiifi' for t;m priaonorf mule adtnliwlnis, wi,hh Jud^e N'-s ii il lu none woidn ? ? 'Ih.i i ouri mi lo . . 'h i >iiii ."?i' ? of cnuaaol to Un that ih" vox.-. Ig'ai ir(l ont w llithoc inioon in le.sia'. iitijf, IMVIW ill the jnrtki II I .! ? j . .it or. and that in pursuuncc of Uiat (t?>.uu un ;utont, and Inihoexocu tlon of it, tho Jwph u.ia . ,? t red. '11' in aL that couhkoI tan link, r fh AKiillii a iau ho t ove I liv g ib soqu nt tost ni"i y, i.nd un.iu.- ilioic i< h mo Ic^-Ii iriwt# l?ii'j? lor intiniliirii o : oh tiv^ihnon/ llioCou i ' liouud to excludo il, uhd not eint>arrai-s> ill c.iso w ill) i Mr. Evavls, for tho i ? ti n ~\.'o con idcr j >nr Honor' t. dooijion as res'iM. m that idoa of . . iniBaiou, ami we si a I ;iroceod ?p< n it <w liolng .ci ndmU ?? n. Judge No ui ? V' f-, umloiihtodi.v. If luiytling ?. our hereafter t > mat' Ih.f a scri ^ jwiot, wo caa i ie look into it. Tho other wilnof 'os exnrniuod wore Wm. Harvest! n, George Thomas an i ti orgo 11. ' ubnlls, as to the own?. sbi|) and nati i ali;y of tli. I> I,;Jok h, capt' rod hy thd Savamr h; i hi s M. Moyoi , tl o c.ipta ii ? f the Joseph, liorato W. Hiidkjo> the in .to. ami Ooinmoil. ro Htringhnm. .4 lo ai arg':nieut, as to tho niri . i ti> n ol the Co.irt, aroav on (5>rnii. -doreSirln Ii V- o?unii.a i"ii. and tho Com 1 1 1 so' vi d lis di cisi' . Tb lruUay morning, and adjouruod at huli jiaist liv. < irk. ARRIVAL OF UNION i KltONEKS FCOM RICH MONI). Win.I.. B irt.of BtiEtoo a r \>. ioro y ? tor by mo?nlng, bilngiuK in cbi'go Mr. I. ! iu iiome, pri.ato In 'lie Hog tou Fusilee. b. Captiin Know, oi ti.o Mom-i' b - ? tt* Fiist regiment, who wa.i ,?hot ii t'i?> foot at M il rtm, v,-a? captured and tuk a to Klcliinoiid, and baa b on .a the hospital since, until oxohanged ibis w vk. Colonel I'rauk K. Howe bis Mr. Huui- hi chupo, and states that his account < f t'. j ,v ti :^l.i"S o( the lii'ilo, the efie. t of our lire, and the tiualment of ? ur prison v. a te very interesting. He nays the only Northern pal ' te celved in Richmond is the NkwYor Jlsr.M.B wl.i ii to alwaya roceiced the gccond <'av al tor ptil.lic .,Jo:i. FORT LAFAVKTTK. THB KKLEASE OF MU, M'MAsrEU, Oh' TUK KKh'L'M AV*8 JOl'KS'AI.. One of tho deputy morslia'a visH- d I'oi t l.i'uyi if, y? terilay, with orders to release .lam. s A. ' " Mast , of tb". Sew York t'reem t?'i Appeal, on hi* tak :y tin p i il'" l oath to support tho congtitation ?'nl governiueui. of ths United State*. Tho order for bis i lo., ? jk>i milt, 1 b'.iu to api'and to tho oath a protest n. mst tho (km mil tnurio on him to take the oath, on the gio J (bit th.-i i v... no warrant of law or justico for <lrm n liiijt it of i ,ij. MOllK CAN1MPATKS Knit l.AFA VKTI'iJ. Francis D. and Joseph R. Flanders, the fern r tho od - tor of tho Gazette, aud ihe latter a prominent lawyor of tho towu of Ma lone, N. V. , wore a rested tbero on Monday laM , a wirrant t ' m the War Depai tment, and bror.gbi lo tbia city on T -liay Deputy Ma sb?!s Jxmell, of .'?j ric .so, ami 'looker. <f Ix>ck|>ort, inatie the arrest. The two i" anu"i> woios.tle. ly lodged lu Fort Lafayctto yoitorday l.' , iieputy Marshals Hurt, of Albany, and U w. of 1 lut -l.itr, , assisted lu nuiking tho arrest and guauniin lb, prii ontr. The crime of tho M.-ssrs. Flaiirteif is trea. i u, hul J>e details are for the pros nt auppr d. TFXEGRAPIITC CORRESPONDENCF ?KT\\'K?:N THE WAH DEPAUI.MKNi AND ( )V. UAS DALL, OP WISCONSIN. War Dki'artmk.vt, WashinOton, Oct. U, 1 SO i . To Jits ExcBUJSjrrY , Gov. IUmjai i.: ? Sin ? Ploaso consider vo im ir ietliovi/? ! i> r. - ami organize throe additional ball, ri'- 0. 1 10 regiments of infantry; also si.\ <-..u. m. -,[ i? be added to the six already ?? ?i oii.i .-i :ir. I ? ?. ;s, thus forming a full roglm nt of c . ulij ''m Hi- ?? n Those organizations to bo po f -c <??: . ? t.o.Wly a? )? -.?*>. and In accordance witli tho general orders , ls>. no-t 1 tin time to time from the Adji .taut t;< ner.ii'.s l>- . .irtmrnt. THOMAS A. S< O IT, Artm* Sr. rrt.tiy of W'a: Oor. 17.? Pisburslng etllccr will r ?< ti have luml.- to |.-y lust accounts. ? J. W. RUGG1 J*f, ASKiotunt Adj iUnt llrrrv. Oct. 16. ? Send the Flist and Tenth re, -.nip if t!. y are armod, to Gen. Sherman, Lo iii^-ille. M- ilw 1 artil lery omponios. T. A .SCO'iT, Oct. 17. ? Send your two regiments ant c of artillery direct to Lo'ilsvilie, with <:t <1 ? iy, whu h.-r armed or not. Provide arms if possiblo. t. a. HX'-rr. Gov. Rahball to SwKKrABY Cankkov: ? Cannot Bend regiments nut d i st .te until r: <??; ly flttod out. Can send two or three regiments |K<r w? k J the government will begin t > r. imburse. ALliXANUrR W. RaVP.' 1 1,. Oct. 18. ? TYe are In all *orts of t: oubln. Your uh B ?" lug officers don't pay for feeding th.> tro. j?> AI.KXAN I -UK W . BA v j i L. ... -id THE CLOSING OF THE POTOMAC. TUB TRANSrOUTS TO 00 TO LOl U8T I'O'.NT. Owing to the report that the Potomuc river is (>! ? oal closod the United States transports now hading -.t this port for Washingttm will proceed to Locust I oint, whore their cafjjoas will bo forwarded by railroad to V,' , ? ington. Large quantities of am munition and stores for 1). vcrnmoot aro now being shl|.p?-.i to 8t. i?ui.~ by rail ? 1. !. SAILING OP THE GREAT NAVAL EXlTO.f. TION 1R0M aNN \POLK [From thoWu h ngt ? -tar. tusl '"J1 The expedition from Anuapoln sailed 1 en ?? ???>. Am the troops composli g the porti 11 of it th, 1 emlmiliei there aro the following: ? First Brigade ? Genera Vi lo conn ???.:. ? ft v. \ iia 1; shire Third, on tho Atlant.c: Netv York Si*iii, oi, :i ? Daniel Webster; New York Forty s.veuh, on 1): 1 nice; New York Forty ?eifch.ii, on the i. in i;e ".'it, , Mamf Kighth, on tho Ariel. Smond Brigade ? General StevoM* wmn un!h , 1. boad Pennsylvania. Dve oompun e i .11, y.v ? 1 1' ? ? on the Ocean Queen : Ave companies I en t ;i .0.1 ! ' tieth, Michigan Eighth, New Y01 1,. venty ; : th, n (i - Vandorbllt. ThirdBrigade ? General Jl. Wight c nun iviii j.. v. ? Hampshire Fourth, on the Ilaltic; t uun-clloo s>ixi !i, ? the Marlon and I'arKe sbug; Comn rtlcnl Sov. nth,ou lie Illinois; Maine Ninth, on the tiatzacoulcos. Division and stafT, on the Atlantic. In addition to these troo| s we learn thatq ilto as nnny more join the ex|Kdltlnn at Old J'oint, havi.ij; be 11 -t ly shlj/ped to that end at New York, Bo?lon and else where. ' ?Whero they aro to strike no one outside yet knows. PRESENTATION OP A SWORD TO QT'ARI RE MASTER JOHN C. MERRIAM, OF THE UK TY THIRD REGIMENT, NEW YORK VOLUN"* TEERS. A very elegant sword was presented to Quartermastor John C. Morriam on Monday iait, nt Camp Leslie, Stutoo Island. 'J ho gift is a testimonial frc m t lie engineers of New York, and bears the following insci iplion oa the silver mounting of the scabbard : ? 1 UK-HNTKO TO % JOHN C. JirilHUlf, Q. M. f % OV ? 1JR X J Fifty-third Regiment, N. Y. V.f > > BY (lid Kl 1TODS, | | Oct., 1S61. ( The woapon Is made of highly tempered steel, rich'y flowered, and encased in a bronze scabbard mounted with massive silver. The presentation was made ill tho presence of a large number 01 Mr. Merriiuu's city friends and of his brother oluceis, by J. U Henchman, superintendent el the Amur lean Teiogra|.U Company, who acoompanl"-' the gilt l>y a 11-ut an.i brief Speech, expiessive oi the warmest Joeiings of est- ein uud giwd will enteruiinod by himself and those ok whose l>e bali li? was performing that day a niest pleiisnrable duty. He wished th? recipient that bucci?s in li g new field of duty which had over attended ins labor" 11 the m> re peaceful pursuits which he ha i, for utin mly. It was hoped, quitted. Tho pen which ho had h o wielded h* iieliored wr.fl more i>>we fill than the b?ord,but there were stages in nalionui life when the levt. se wus shown. We were i^sclng through one of ihose stsg.'s, ar.d as Mr. Merrlam hail determined to l>i|. kle on tlic sword, his friends had resolved that lie should ha\e a good 0110. They hoped ho would nse it ivell and nobly, bravely, at the samo time mercifully, 111 the struggle in which the nation was unfoi tun. toly ongagt d. Quartermaster Men lam briefly responded, assuring hit friends his caro would ever be, whether in tent or ilelil, to be deserving of the rich ?i:t < t h:s frleui's. The Quar tern. ast-r wtu formerly o nor nt" the American En.iintrr. The regisacnt now numbers s< m.' yevon huud idaiel e, hty men, and is to be oxteiided to ono thousand c\ ca hundrotl and flily Mio< U of bu Kartliqiiakc nt Calnts, J!e. Cai./is, Me., Oct. 23, 1S01. f Tin 1 ' ' rk ( f nn i-irthTD 'ii was 11 ;;ii;clly fcit here at> (lvouj.:. tisiws it,i t kil iitie. il.ig.

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