Newspaper of The New York Herald, January 29, 1862, Page 2

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated January 29, 1862 Page 2
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2 JPOBTAUT FBOI THE SOOTH General Beauregard Ordered to the Mississippi. Gen. G. W. Smith Takes Command of the Rebel Army of the Potomac. Destruction of the Privateer Calhoun. DISASTROUS FIRES IN NEW ORLEANS. Rebel View of the American Question in Europe. The Fallacy of the Rebel Expectations for European Recognition. The Rebel Commissioners Courting the Friendship of the English Press. The Rebel Commissioners " Educating" the English Mind. The Rebel Confederacy to be Represented in the World's Fair. PLANTATION WORK FOR 1862. D1SBANDMENT OF ALABAMA TROOPS. Mortality Among the Troops at Pensacoia, 4c., 4c., 4c. m PORT ANT MILITARY CHANGES. Dm Richmond DupcUck of the 27th i rust ant has reliable authority for making the statemeat that General Beauregard taken command of the army at Columbus, Ky., and General Guetarua W. Smith eucceeds in the position he hae ao long and so acceptably occupied. At Columbus we understand that General Beauregard la subordinate le no one eieept General A. Sidney John, ton. This change goes into effect without delay. Naamriua, Tenn., Jan 24, 1842. The reports from Bowling Green confirm the washing way of the pontoons and newly constructed portion o the Green riser bridge. ' THE DEATH OP ZOLLICOFFER. Nsw Onuuxs, Jan. 25, 1862. A large meeting waa held at the St. Charles Hotel last night to express rogret at the death of the distinguished soldier and statesman, General Zoilicoffer. DESTRUCTIVE FIRE IN NEW ORLEANS. New Oaaaaire, Jan. 25, 1862. A disastrous firs occurred this morning, destroying two stores on llagasine street, occupied by C. C. Gaines & Co., and H. H. Hansetl. Loss, 1150,000. The inaur. ance does not exceed $20,000. DESTRUCTION OF THE PRIVATEER CALHOUN. Aroma, Jan. 25, 1862. The Charleston Courier this morning aays that information has boon received from New Orleans that the Con. federate steamer Calhoun, on her way from Havana with a large and valuable cargo, was chased by a Lincoln cruiser and abandoned and burned. RE-ENLISTING AT THE SOUTH. The Richmond Ditpm.Uk baa heard that, in Wayne county, when it wae proposed to draftdhe militia, they instantly, to a man, volunteered for the war. This unexpected response was so unusual that contentions resulted upon the question of remaining at |home, and those upon whom this lot fell were loud in their expressions of disappointment. THE CAPTURE OF CEDAR KEYS. A despatch from August a says that news from Savannah continue the report of the capture of Cedar Keys. The Unionists burnt the town, wharves, and five schooners in port: also fifty bales of cotton and one hundred and fifty barrels of turpentine. The enemy have left the piece. We have received the Memphie Avalanche of the lfith inst., the Paris (Ky.) Sentinel of the 14th inat., and the Memphis Argue of the 22d Inst., from which we glean the following items of news of matters in rebeidom. THE AMERICAN QUESTION IN EUROPE. MULISH TRADE WITH TUB REBELS 17 BILL WOKX? ENGLISH MERCHANTS WON'T BITE AT SECESSION BAIT?NO IMMEDIATE UOI'ES FOR RECOGNITION? THE REBEL AGENTS IN EUROPE?WHO THEY ARB. [From the Richmond Enquirer.] Rl< ffsoND, I>ec. 20, 1S61. I avail myself of an opportunity to write you a f?w words upon the condition ol matters in Kurupe. 1 regret that the very limited time 1 have hefor* me will compel me to be brief, and I fe.vr very unmethodical in style When I left Richmond In .lune lasMfcer* itvu a reni g-neral rryectUum that th- manufacturing necextiliee eif Kmjlnnd and France would fore them to a ijttdy recognition and interference with the federal hloclcade. There was, ton, an equally confident impression that the commercial enterprise of England would spring at once to the enjoyment of the high prices the blockade established by needing forward cargoes of arms, munitions, medicines and other stores most needed in the confederacy. I nrrt r v ininy i leumrri <*/ rr 1/17 u?r iwh www m' yi in erT'rr oftkmo trptrtatinnt. Immediately on getting to London, I endeavored to start some shipment* to the Confederate Slates that had baen iugg'-sted by certain parties from whum I carried meaeages, but soon found it up hill work. Trad# 1# nowhere no pa. lectly systematized?I might a)moat #ay. channelized?a# in Lug.and. All their commarctal operatIon# run In grooves, established by the customs of centurie#, from which It la almost impossible to divert It. Ho long aa it is kept within these grooves, John Bull will trade aa boldly aad p romptly and cbiufly aa any one, but will not go out or the aphere of legitimate traffic. When I told them of hundred per cent profit#, they said, "ten per cent without riak, or even five, and we are your men but no range of prod's, however high, will tempt us to risk uncertainties." Those who came back some months ago know what untlrng efforts we made for this purpose, butt nro sorry to say without the surcesa we confidently anticipated. This matter, however, shows signs of continual improvement, and I hope the channeia of trade will be soon opened. I ran say. however, that powerful combinations ol money and enterprise are already formed to go Into operation in connection with direct Soithern trade aa soon as pear# is established. I flatter myself that the attention I have gn en these mat ters at home for the laai ten years enabled uie to tie of aome service in assisting to get up these umb. nation.'. a fact which I bone to make duly manifest a*, an early day. Th'fallacy nf popular raprttrtti/mi m reference <o''speedy rrmgnitvm and intrrfmmm unlVthr blmkndr von mrn mors ttrrmgl* apfirml, nod thrruUI, in tny a/nnvw, be takrn^iolo amount tw rimplf juitier to the Confnimntr Commiuitnrri in Rvrirf The difficulties In the way of a speed v intsrf"r lira <>n thu port of England and Kronen, I consider, among other thing!, to hare been:? Writ?An fact thai both of thoao governments are eminently conservative, which, coupled with the Tart of both possessing Important colonial possession*, mail* thorn naturally eautiouo la enoeuraging innovation* on tbs agisting rtoftu of nations, and of encouraging a die position to rarototloa that might bo tumod againot tbom in some day of future trials of iMlr own. Agaia. a vio loot chaags In America was naturally inducive of similar changes la Europe, which, in their conservative charac ter, they wished to see avoided. fkmnd?a prevalent tmpre?i?n among nearly all classes that the differ race* between South and North would be speedily settled, either by a peaceful division of the late In Inn or a peaceful reconstruction. In e natu ral tgnoranr* of the Amerlcea question. they could not understand why this struggle was commenced or why it should continue?especially when Its continuance was aure to be materially deatrnctire. "If." they argued, "this thing be soon settled peacefully?and soon it must? it is nur pulley to continue relations that would insure to England and France lbs trade and good will of either see* tK?." reirrl?A very general fear among those particularly friendly to the .South that she would be overrun and conquered In which case they said "we should find a difficulty on oar hands from interferencejyrlih-ii would lie anything but advantageousnr sgreeabls " The fear was greatly strengthened by the fact that during the winter so many of the Southern people, and e-pecialiy ,n the border flutes showed ao much repugnance to tut break log up of the Union, and tbs reports eurstantly pubinhtd li KW by the Northern preae of the divisions among the Southern people and the strong I'tuou element which it woe said would soon rise end overthrow the now government. >' urtk?The influence of the old national policy of Eng land, especially to ei,courage within her < wn holders an iudependeuo) in the monopoly 01" manufacturing staph*. England has made hers If the grand hanWitii; house of the world by her mammoth manufacturing s\Klein A part of this was the manipulation of cotton, ujion which live millions of bur people and a large (ortion of her cjuiuioriiat supremacy were dependent H r utter depeu ience on America for this staple has long been a terrible thorn in her side. But lor the happy conjunction of soil, climate and slave labor 111 the itouthera Sta es, she felt that her owu colonies could cefy all tia tions in tbo cheap production of cotton. ut*d that thus adding a virtual monopoly of cheap tnancfacture to a monopoly of production she could have the i ntire cotton trade of the world in her own hands. It was not surprising, therefore, that a larce and in: cntlal portion <?f her people and press should ha:! ihe t e in America as the precursor of ruin to slavery, an sue* n? of putting this great Power exclush aer own hands. While, therefore, this party .1 y encouragea tbo Southern revolution as a tu?-.i ol? mutual de lruction to a Power tbey both bated and feared, they were very careful not to have the government committed to any policy winch, by a speedy ending of the war and a restoration of pros|?rity to the South, would he totally destructive of their long cherished dreams of a general English monopoly, both In the production and manufacture of this most important article. Fifth?And the last, in this hurried letter is the abolition element of England and her |ieoplo. it is not to be disguised that abolitionism at the outsetjof the war was the prevailing sentiment of the British nation. I have juei explained how It was looked upon as a direct foe to bar ancient and moat cherished policy. But added to this powerful appeal was a genuine hatred and horror of thin institution. This sentiment, planted by the labors of Wilberforce ami Ctsrkson, and of late years by the active fanaticism of many of her most powerful writers, preactiers and politicians, stima lated by the artful and insinuating fictions of writers of Harriet Beecber 8to\ve order, and in total ignorance of the mitigating features which have made American the greatest possible boon to the African, had grown not only the general, hot the active and determined sentiment of the people. It is true that many of the strongest abolitionists have been pitching into the Uncoln government, but it was from anything but a friendly motivo to the South, and constituted an influence from which any thing advantageous to her cause could be expected. I have thus endeavored, in this most hurried and imperfect manner, to sketch some of the difficulties that met our Commissioners on the very threshold of thoir mission. That they have addressed themselves to these difficulties with zeal and efficiency, will not be doubted by the millions South, to whom their abilities and charac erareas familiar as household words. During my stay in Iamdon I was frequently at the rooms of < cloud M.. and can thus bear personal testimony to his zeal and efficiency. He seomed to appreciate tho necessity or educating the English mind to the proper riew of the. various difficulties in the way of his prcgrefr, and with but limited means of effecting his objeds, worked with untiring industry' for their accomplishment; and, as 1 have also written, a distinguished member of Congress is, I believe, doing all that talent, energy and a peculiar fitness for his position can accomplish. Without any other aid than his intimate knowledge of English character, and that careful style of procedure which his thorough training us a diplomatist hare given him, he liaa managed to muko the acquaintance of most of the distinguished representatives of the Tendon press, whose powerful batteries, thus influenced, are brought to bear upon the American question. This, of course, involves an immense labor, which he stands up to unflinchingly. So much for his zeal. His efficiency, I with his colleague, is manifested in the recognition of our rights aa a belligerent, and in the wonderful revolution in the tone of the English press. And this (natter is one of the very utmost importance. There is no government in the world so thoroughly representative?not one that is so entirely, so absolutely, dependent upen popular whim. The government of Eng I Mtfma iMJrr. vmm uwr uny H?y in /c/c/w u?r VKiuers w?tu tfcs public mind has been Uieabuted o)' iU errors in reference to us and our affairs,.and has given unmistakable indication of its will in our behalf. I hare endeavored to point oat the main arrora of tte English sentiment. The only available educator of tbeso errors is the press?that medium which speaks to millions. There is a very popular error, too, in the supposition that Louis Napoleon is free from popular dictation. If that were so, why does he so frequently resort to anonymous pamphlets to bring the public mind up to his views; and why, when he finds his suggestions so unpopular, are they so quickly withdrawnr The influence of this lever upon public opinion was manifest during my stay in Paris. When I first went there there was not s single paper to apeak out in our behalf. In a few daya, however, three brochures were issued which seemed to take the Parisian press by storm. One of them was the able and important latter of the Hon. T. Butter King to the Minister; another, "The American Revolution Unveiled," by Judge Pequet, formerly of New Orleans?whose charming and accomplished lady, by the way, is a native of Richmond?and a third, "The American Question," by Ernest Bellot des Minieree, the agent of the Preach purchasers of the Virginia canals. Thess works each in turn created a great deal of attention, and their united effect upon tbe French mind shows the effective character of this appliance. Messrs. Bellot and Pequet deeerve well of the confederacy for their powerful and voluntary advocacy. I can, and with great pleasure do. bear testimony to tbe valuable and persevering efforts of Mr. King, both In Pari* and London. Among the drat acquaintances I had the pleasure of making while in London, was Mr. Gregory. II. P., to whom 1 carried letters of introduction from e Virginia gentleman, long resident in Paris, who very kindly either introduced or pointed out to me the distinguished Members of Parliament. He had been, I found, a tra teller in Virginia, and inquired after several, among whom ww Mr. John C. Rutherford, of Goochland. During an hour's walk upon tho promenade between the new parliament houses and the Thames, he plied me with questions as to the " situation" in the confederacy, and seemed greatly encouraged by my replies, more so, be said, than at auy time since the revolution , commenced. I cannot close this letter without suggesting to our newspeper editors the importance of keeping their teesper, or, at least, if tbey will get angry, to make ae few rash and intemperate declarations aag>c*<tble. if tteu ' would consider a moment tunc harshly these words of tliye fall upon the ears of our friends in Europe, Ad how promptly and strongly tbey are construed by our enemies, as proof of the disruption in our councils, which they hare been predicting from the start, I am sure tbey would not misunderstand the motive of this suggestion. Among other distinguished Americans I left in Kurope, was llie Hon. Mr. De leon, late United Si alee Consul General to Fgypt,and brother of Surgeon General De Leon of the Confederate army. He lias been active in the cause of the South for oioniha, and doing, I need not say to ihoae who know his brilliant talents, tbemostelleetive service. 1 am glad w> learn here of the safe arrival at home of the Hon, R. K. Meade, late United States Minister to Brazil, and have taken great pleasure in forwarding the gratifying intelligence to his many friends in Europe. to whom bia brief sojourn there was sufficient to endear him most effectively. lu the haste of composition I forgot to cay that the farewell declaration of Mr. Yancey and Colonel Mann to ins 'ocrc rxpreuiee of the xtrongejt confidence not onto of tpctdy recognition, hid the active interference of England and France. One of the last requests pressed upon me before leaving London was to gather and forward to gentlemen of the press every species of statistical and other information bearing upon the agricultural, mineral, manulscturing, commercial, monetary ana ounr reseureeH o[ tbs South, ami enpeuaily u(x n lb' question of slavery. Would it 1m asking I jo much ot yon. Mexsrs. Kditors, to request you to receive documents, bock*, manuscript* or other forms of this inlortnation, ho that I ran forward an Installment immediately on my arrival* Our friend* may be sure thai all the seeds of true knowledge they thus send forward will fall on productive Kionnda. And perhape 1 may be excused in informing tbe public, through yen, that / hare tecurerl 1 ,B00 ttfiwrt feel if rpaee in Ih* agrvuUural department of the Or tat Interna' Exhibition in ISti'J, t'? //?mUm. and 400 oqmare feet in Ike Mineral and OeatognxU Department, in tokick the rare and aim, at uvjoralULil agricui 'irat ami mineral Snuth ran, find a repretmtalum. In the absence of a national recognition. I waa compelled to secure ibis space in my individual name, but it wot done for and in behalf of the rmfnterarii. Our Commissioners in London attach (treat importance to a fair exhibition in these special depart ment*. I commenced this letter and bava continued it with almost a momentary expectation of the announcement of "the ships off," and regret tliat this circumstance should have compelled me to treat the subjects introduced in such a hasty and imperfect manner. THE SPRING CAMPAIGN OF THE REBELS. M-maiffTOTNT*. [From tbe Memphis Appeal, Jan. Iff.] A< we have before intimated, one more battle may possibly be fought on our northern frontier, when the contending forces will be compelled, within canaon sound of each other, to retire until spring to winter quarters. In tbe mean time preparations will be in progress for tbe organisation of our national army, preliminary ta entering upon the spring ami summer campaign. It were foolhardy and unwise to conceal tba i act that tbe profoundest statesmen in the confederacy entertain grave apprehensions on tbe subject of reenhxtinenta, involving results, as we beueve. pregnant with weal or wo to the republic. Wo would be recreant to our duty as a candid and outspoken journal, were we to fail to expos* the peril of tbe future connected with this matter, which roust b* avoided by the rombinod wiedom of public legislation and the patriotism of the people. Our ship of State has so far escaped the danger* of the rude Htorm whoee hurricane blasts have raged so furiously for lli* last nine months, and has safely entered a < aim and quiet nea beneath a sky that is almoxt cloud. Ie?i Hut reeie and breakers are yet ahead, nan wo be to lie pilot* ii enarge of tbe balm should they fail to sea, or seeing, not regard them. When these peril* are passed, ma mis* Lalisva I li*r wwill I>a mm/I teilhoiif tvhirh fYimmicsn recognition! and broken blockade* are mere nihility,our independence already achieved cm b? maintained against mi tnvadiug army oi more than a million of men IM wo iiv?' have a large and effective army for lha attainmant of thm end, which can never he organized in proper time unless nine tenth* of the volunteer! now in will re-enlist. When the a?re?-ntie? of the government become known, ami the fact n understood that their country now appeal* to them for iheir nervine*, aa tola conservators of the national ark that ha* been reamed from tha polluting hand* or a vandal aoemv. will our volunteer soldiery fail to respond? 'Twere a bane calumny upon their patriotism, if it in not high treason, to harbor the suspicion that they would not It is not in roneouan'o with the apirltof a brave people like our own to dishonorably capitulate In a struggle which has hem crowned with victory upon victory, at a period when the morniDg of their futnre gives tokens of breaking so brightly. We have toiled and labored in all the agonies of national parturi tlon for the Inst year, wo have sacrificed valuable lives by the sword and by disease, resit In twain a monstrous usurpation, and established upon its broken debns the new eipvrimeiit of a republican government. All Kurope, as >a acknowledged by the organ of the Uritisli party W YORK HERALD, WEDI in power?thv T-ondoc I'mt?looks upon our Mbjuga loo us h tried and proved Impossibility." The t< reign complications and tioubles ol the enemy are thickening, uud ?? are daily looktnit lor the intelligence of our national recognition by foreign Power*. but (be ereiu.v sees and i?ppie. lutco thodifficulty which we iDMht coal rout, and bis Fabian have l?*u content to wait quiet ly behind lheir fortlflcatl" ns and intrviichmonu, civiug battle only wj.on forced by jx>|> lar clamor, and indulging tho dela*ive boi t that the So dli ern army will gradual.y wiL-te away by a kind of atrophy. brought on by a decline o tho military sphil aud a reduced uumb-r of wants. Luvcjoy only s|?ke the truth u heu, during a eceut debate in the f?. lira! Counter.,, ha iiupuluMiUy ?x<mimed ?> We are wailing ui the fruitier* b<> e that the rebellion will put itself down. The 1(1. a la, If wo don't hurt anybody the rebels will return to their al < -,inner." To disabuse the nund ot the enemy of this gross and mischievous delusion must be th uatuiul rusult of a determination on the part of our volunteers to re-enlist f >r the war. We look with undisguised solicitude to the result, fear in* that an over-sanguine press may tail to bound tbv alarm of dang.-r in due sea on. We can see nothing apart from api-eels to patriotism, and the necessity ot the c se, that will so stimulate these army onl..-tincBia tho coming summer aa a change in the war policy of the government, from a defensive to an .iggrossive one. The pa sage of a law by Congress, us tab lulling camps of instruction, aad requiring the whole population ol the confederacy subject to military duty to drill dtr ing the winter ut regular periods, should bo the first move in this uirection. The military spirit of the people being thus developed and encouraged, an army of sis liundied thousand men could bo orguuized and put in the held by the ttrpbof April, with ea much facility as the North haafeund In creating the forde whiob she baa now under arms. Bund ode of thousands who to-day are wearied of cam:?Ii e, nod only remain in the ranks as an act of sheer patriotism, would. tinder the new auspices of an aggressive and Napoleonic campaign, re-enter the service with cheerful alacrity. Visions of dirt digging and of camp sickness made infectious and slns-st loathsome by inactivity would no longer render the soldier's life eo obnoxious; but anew enthusiasm would find itself infused into the whole srtuy.auj it would enter upon the next campaign comparatively undiminished in numbers, and Unproved in ardor and efficiency. With such results probable can we expect this legislation?can we oxpect this change from a doubtfully wise policy of warfare 1 THE REBEL ARMY IN MISSOURI. TH* HKBiiL LKADKK3 IN MISSOURI?PRICK AND HIS ARMV?THEIR CONDITION. [From the Memphis Avaianche, Jan. 14.] General I'arsons, Colonel Joseph Kolty and Colonel Buchanan arrived in this city last Saturday morning, in good health and spirits. Colonel Buchanan is an aid to General Parsons. The General inform.-! us that General Price has a large aruty, all of which is encamped at .springtlald. Mo., and that he is not ready yet to advance. There nro situated at Fort Scott (on the l?fl of General Price) 5,000 Yankees, and at Kolla, on his right, about 8,000, and at Sodalia and Jefferson City, In his front, about I'd.000. This number, with tho exception of two or three thousand men who hav e their headquarters at St. Louis, and have been ruuniug about ovor tho northern portion of Missouri, comprise the sum total of the entire Yankee army in that State. 'I here are about 110,000 man in arms in North Missouri, located in different quarters of the State, await a.g a favorable opportunity to reach Price's army. They bad torn up about one huudrud miles or the North Missouri'and Hannibal and St. Joseph Railroad, which had stepped Yankee bands of thieving soldiers from running through that portion of the State. The 1 army is in good healthand spirits, and bare pienty of food and forage; but they need sugar and coffee. Our people should certainly furnish that gallant army of Missouriaas with plenty of sugar, as there is such an abundance of it in the confederacy. Large supplies or clothing and blanket* had arrive^ at Springfield. in charga of Colonel Monroe, and additional i supplies were on the way, which will keep our soldiers in that section comfortable; but additional clothing will be needed, ae new recruits (incoming In dally. With reference to the number of prisoners which the Yankees pretended to have taken, and which nearly threw them into exstatir At* of glorification, It seems has bean very considerably reduced?and instead of being nine hundred and five, is but one hundred and fifty. Such is the truth as we hare received it from these gentlemen. General Parsons and staff are now en route for Richmond, on business counseled with the army of tha Northwest. He is a gallant gentlemau and has a gallant brigade, and we wish him a pleasant aad prosperous journey to Richmond and back. Colonel Kelly ia one of the bravest ot Price's army. He is an Irishman by birth, and at true to the South and her people as the most patriotic among ua. He has been engaged in the light in Missouri since Its commencement. By order of Governor Jackson he burned all the bridges on the Parillc Railroad, and to-day he carries hia arm is a sling from a wound which he received at tha battle of Oak Hill. He is her* for the purpose of ergsnistng a regiment of Irishmen. Are there any sona of "Green Erin" In Tennessee who would refuse to rally under a colonel who would dare load them to victory and to glory? We think there are hundreds who will rally te nu a tamtam. FEDERAL LEGISLATION. f From the Memphis Argus. Jan. 21] We sre every day called upon to record the farcical frealu of federal legislation that transpire in the Lincoln Congress as a part of the extraordinary history of tba times. The bills proposing the indiscriminate confiscation of Southern property and the disfranchisement of Southern citizens have been already alluded to by us as measures of atrocity such as no truly civilized and Christian tuition conld endorse. We notice, from the lata Northern papers, that thia pretended right of legislation for the Confederate States is still claimed by the Wash, ington Parliament, and that we are to have a happy exemplification of it in a bill which one Mr. Hatching, of Ohio, has announced that he will soon introduce into the lower House of that august body. This measure very humanely proposes that the enlightened and Christian North shall assume complete control over the ignorant and barbarous South, reducing ell ber Suites to the condition of a Territorial or provincial government, and then immediately abolish slavery within their limit". This is another specimen of that wild and terocious fanaticism which has seized on the Northern mind since the war began?a fanaticism which neither thinks, nor bears, nor oees; bat feels, and raves and burns. If Congress passes the measure, which is a more violent form of the bill Introduced l>y Senator Baker last fall into the upper House of that body, ths world may wall regard it as an imitation of the vile and unmitigated iron despotism which Uussia once maintained over Poland, and Austria over Hungary. But, happily for the South, the issue is not now one of legislation, but of the sword?not one of lb# ballot, but of the bayonet. The more violent, and ultra the measures introduced into the I.innoln Consrea*. the dernier the voir between the Northern end 8ouihern people for ell future time. THE REBEL STATE CONTRIBUTIONS FOR THE WAR. J. B. Jonee, of the Purport ottlce, writes to the Richmond Emtniner that the whole amount of contributions to the Confederate nruiy in Virginia during the lust three months hue not fallen uhort. of throe Bullions of dollars. The subjoined list comprise* almost exclusively the donations niado to the army of the Potomac:? North Carolina $335,417 Alabama .117.000 M.saii-mppi 372,070 Cecrgia 244 885 rsouth Carolina 137,206 Texas 87.800 ]x>iiisiana 61,950 Virginia 48,070 Tennessee 17.000 Florida 2,330 Arkansas 930 Total $1,616,898 PLANTATION WORK FOR 1862. (From the Montgomery Mall.] Some months ago we referred to the importance of p'antiug, fur in is year's crop, a broader area of land in life si*staining eeg?liililis than haa ever before been ?et apart for this purpose, rum e that time many of the ablest .journals hav -taltsn up the subject and expressed thei- editors' views frenly, but scarcely any two of them malts suggestions alike. Home argue that no cotton should lie planted this year except for use upon such plan tat Ions as are de?t itule of t he staple. Ot bers reeorameud the pitching of one-fourth, while others still advuss one-half tlie usual atuonul of cotton. Wears clearly of theoidnion that If cotton must be plauted. the least quantity of the sesd put. Into the ground the better, both for the planters and the country ut large. We arsert broadly our humble opinion, that if the next arrival from Europe bring* th? announcement of the recognition of the Confederate States by the Powers of all Christendom: and if the blockade of our porta should bo raised the next day, tha true Interest of the plan'crs would sot lead Ihern to cultivate a half crop of cotton. If the blockade were rawed now, it must be remembered that there ore abeut 4,000,000 bales randy to be pushed upon the market*, and a half crop produced Una year would awell the amount to 0.000,000 bale*, which would be seeking market before planting time next year. Now, what would be the eflbct of thus exporting six million bal'-a to m.irket in fourteen tnonibar fan any redacting mind believe that Evo cents per pound cuuld be realized from the extra two millions In the face of lha fart that a full crop would be planted next year? If we produce 2,000,000 b-iles this year, in the eveut of peace being declared we shall surely produce 4,000.000. pcrbape 6,000.000, in HMS3 and yearn following, and then the 2.000.000 crop of 1802 would rent as an incubus upon the prices of cotton?an incubus which could or would not be shaken off for years to come. It is betived that the largest provision crops the South has ever prodncd ware rained hut year. It la known that hut winter and spring Southern boats, wharves and storehouse* were crowded with Western grata, baron, Ac. Yet. with both these advantages, many, very many, worthy fam.ltes?there is no use of concealing the fact?are fhle day suffering for bread eud meat, btcause of the scarcity and consequent high prices demanded for these essentials of life. Planters themselves complain that, although they have ontum.yrt thev have no money, and cannot command money without a rninons sacrifice of cotton. Now what would bo the effect if planters could transform their cotton Into grain, pork, bacon, mutton and beef ' Tbey could at once obtain money tn any sum needed This moaey, or a portion of it. would nav Mr. B . and Mr. H. would nav Hint little account of rfr. Snmehodv else. and bo on until nil became in a measure relieved from pre-ient embarrassment. At present, with (in nnd storehouse* crowded with the klnglv staple, Mr Kveryl>ody ray* Mr Xobody. and Mr. Nobody pays Mr. Anybody. We doubt if there Is a singlo plunicr now holding cotton who does not regret that he did not produce moro provisions and leas cotton last year FLORIDA. t NTKRESTIN 0 FROM I^NSACOL A?DISBANPMKNT or ALABAMA TKOOF8?MORTALITY a MONO TltB TROOPS?TRICK OK PROVISIONS. [Correspondence of the Monile Advertiser nnd Register] Warrinhton, F lorida, .'an 17, 180'i. About three days ago nearly a dozeu negroee eecapod VESIUY, JANUARY 29, 1 from Pensacola to Fort Pickens in small boat. There was negligence, ol dure", or It could not has* happened. A white man in un >r arrest upon the charge *f assisting them off. Tb's is the aammd recent escape from our lines. During (tie Chri.uu us, I believe it wan, or just before it, eight marines escar*d, in open daylight, from the navy yard. Tbev had spiked the only two guns that could be brought to boar on thorn Those murines are ve-y "bad

eggi-.' Ore of their officers deserted add arutUer was convicted by court martial of gross misgucduct, and dis* . missed tbo service. The Tires Alabama regiment was tho very first regiment in th" confoderste sei vice, ami the first in the Held. It is, therefore, tho first of the twelve mouths' troops to g> out. Two oomnanies?Captains Clarke's and MiVy's from Parbuor c mntv?wore discharged yesterday. Ou tho 9th of February two other companies?Captain Smith's, formerly Captain Halter's, trom Barbour.and Captain Ramsay's, from Wilcox,go out. Oa tho 13th, CapUun rttivs it's, from l'ike On tils 20th, Captain Posey 's, fiom M 'bile, and on the 2<Hh, Oaptain Wood's, from Pike. The remaining oomnaniee go out in Much. Great eforts havo been made to induce the gallant First A lab. un i to re enl st. They were peorly successful, except the last one, a Cow days ago, which has been par iallv k i.-i-?K-fiil. It seemed as if it would break General Bravg'e heart to part with the First Alabama. Last week he attended one of thoir dress parades, and made a speech to the reglmcst. His appeals were strong and earnest, and bard to regist. He said that he wo :ld rathor have one such regimont of veterans than three regiments of raw troops. During that day an effort was mado to reorganize the regiment. Three companies?Captains Clarke's, Smith's and Posey's? declined to reorganize in this regiment. The seven other companies furnished a small number each, about 250 m i all. Tbfe number wiH probably be 1 acre seed to 800 or 850 in a few day*. It is expected then to fill up the regiment by recruits. Thus the First Alabama naves its name and its nominal existenre. Resides the 'J50 who have re-enlisted in the regiment, 88 have re-enliffted in other corps. The remainder will go home, but meat of them intend to re-enter the service at other points and in new corps. They wish to taste for awhile the joys and comforts of home. The great objection to re-enlisting here and now is, the idea that the regiment is doomed to stay at this place, or which all ars heartily tired. Tliny want to go somowhsre?anywhere else. Doubtless there ars less pleasant places than this, but it is natural in soldiers to desire a change. There is much sickness and mortality in the new regiments?the Seventeenth Alabama, land th^ Fifth, Eighth and Twenty-seventh Mississippi. I have not the exact number In each, but I h.ivo enough to know that the figures are startling. The old regiments are remarkably healthy, njt more than ore in a hundred being "off his legs," and deaths hare ceased altogether. We are living better now than ever before. There is a daily cart trade from Pensacola, which brings us a good supply of edibles. We get chickens, turkeys, ducks, fresh pork, country made sausages,1-in the dab" and "in tho link," eggs, butter, oysters, potatoes, opossums, "and so forth." Do you know what the trite phrase contained in the last three words of the previous sentence means? If you don't, inquire of tho man who, when asked what he hail for dinner on a certain occasion, replied that he had "mutton and so forth." What bad ho besides tho mutton? I bought to-day a saddle of venison, fresh from tho country, at two hits a pound. Would you like to know our market prices current? Fresh pork, 25c. per pound; eggs, 60c. per dozen; butter, T5c. per pound; turkeys, $2 25 fer gobblers: ducks, $1 50 per pair: chickens. $5 a unzmi, uauattK^, ouu. a tw-. poi wuuu, P??^I pvmwo, SI 50 per bushel; Irish potatoes, $5 per bushel; opossums, 75c. a fl 25 each. last night wo bad a false alarm, as is generally the case on a windy night. Tho waves run high. and the sentinel mistakes a big wave for a boat and fires at it. Other sentinels fire because the first one did, and there is a general fusilade up and down the beach. It takes an aid-de-camp to gallop down to McRae to see what is the matter, t Nothing, of course, and we go to bed again. Hang a false alarm. ARKANSAS. We take the following items of news from the Arkansas papers of the 16th and 17th inst. Greer's and Stone's regiments are at VanBuren. fien. Pearce.of Oak Hills notoriety, arrived at Fort Smith on the 10th. Major Harris, quartermaster of Green's Texas regiment, died on the 8th inst. His death was the result of an accident. The Little Rock Journal, of the 18th, contains the following items:?The weather programme has changed again, from snow and sleet to frosty aira, sunshine and anti-bilious temperament. The young ladies of this city intend giving an sntertsdhment st the thoatre next week, end en the 22d prox., for the benefit of the Missouri legion. The Democrat of the 16th says:?General A. W. Jones, of Missouri, who is forming s legion of Arkansians for General Price's army, has been highly successful in his mission to Richmond. He will have clothing, arms and munitions of war in abundance. Oh1 that the Arkansas river would rise. The Van Buren Prtu says that the late decisive victory obtained by Mcintosh and his troops in the Indian country will form a part of the history of the present revolution, and that the nam# of the locality shall be remembered. T1m name is Chustanahlah. The following items are from the Journal of the 16th:? Colonel E. N. Hill, of Camden, leaves for Richmond tomorrow to procure authority to raise two reglmsnts of Arkansians to enlist under the standard of the great Missouri chieftain?the Ajax of the revolution?Sterling Price. MANTFACTOIMR IV ARKANSAS. The Little Reck Irw. Dnnoeraf furnishes the following particulars of the progress of manufactures in Arkiniai There is a tobacco factory at Bentonvillo, in Benton county, which is said to be n paying institution. The to bacoo crop is getting to be an important one in the Northwest. There is a large cotton factory in Washington county. Tho cotton factory at Van Buren is a large affair, and in addition to spindles has cards for wool. Mr. 11'UTJ, ui iiwi I isiw" U) IW)T7 ivuu?; , u?of vi vviia ?wu have, bis cotton (factory in operation. Tbora is, also, a cotton factory in Pike county. In Newton county they bare largo saltpetre works, and are turning out large quantities. In Indpendence, and perhaps other counties, there are fine saltpetre cares which are belag worked. The rich lead nines in Newton oonnty are rudely worked. The Bollab mines in Sevier county are also yielding lead. We are told lhare la coppar in that region, and sulphur, and sulphuric acid cap bo tnado there. Halt is made on Whit# river and down near the louuianalino. The Bait works on the Ouachita are in the bands of enterprising men. There is an unlimited supply of brine, and we arc told that Messrs TTarle.v & Co. hare commenced boiling and making salt. They have a foundry at Camden which turns out cannon, and sent a battery, under command of ('apt. Reed, to Oak Hills. We have two foundries in Little Rook, one of which furnished grape shot for the army. At Hopefleld, opposite Memphis, the machine shop of the Memphis and I.ittle KockRailroad has been turned into an armory, and is altering and repairing guns, Ac. Several extensive tanneries have been started at various points in the State, whereat hides aro."*anned by the process lately discover^. The Messrs. Dyer, of this city, hare a soap and candle factory in operation. At the Arsenal there is an armory under the control of the confederacy, but the necessary machinery has not yet arrived. The Arkansas penitentiary has turned out gun carriages, caissons, wagons, boots, shoes, clothing and many ottur things needed for the army. A manufactory of coal oil is in progress on the Ouachita river. These are all entcrprlaes that occur te us while writing: but there are, doubtless, others. We would be glad to have a full list of these manufactures aud enterprises in operation or under way. We know that soveral are in contemplation, but th<> continual low state of water in the Arkansas and ether rivers has prevented the bringing machinery to desired points. Will our correspondents he kind enough to advise us of any new manufactures started or existing in their counties? While on this subject we may remark that there is good coal at several points on the upper Arkansas, in Perry. Johnson, Franklin and Hebsstian counties. In some places it is immediately on the river bank, and when the river risee we expect the coal trade will become an important one. provided the river rises before the cold weather ceases. TENNESSEE. TH* RESIGNATION Or GENERAL PILLOW. The Memphis Argus says:?tieneral Pillow, than whom no braver soldier ever led a brigade, and whose deeds liave passed into history, has resigned: and throughout the Confederate ramps in Kentucky it ia rumored < idly we hope) that General Cbaatham ia alao about resigning. Soldier loader* are not ao plenty with <ta in that army that we can afford (o spare I mm it either Pillow or.Clieatham, much leas both. Hut no 11 her we nor anyone run bo surprised to bear this, however sorry, or blame a soldier for wishing to go home when there is "no soldiering a-going." FEDERAL MOVRMENTP ON TUK TRNVBRREK RIVER. [From the Memphis Argus, Jan. 22. ] The advance movement of the enemy on the Tennessee river has for the present been frustrated by the conditio* of ihe roads. On Sunday evening last one brigade, under command of Oners! Nmith, was st Murray, Ky., but were unable to move. The remainder of his force, under General Wallace, was at Muyfleld. The whole column was between sis and seven thousand strong. During thr march much of the baggage, Ac., was abandoned. Mayfleld was occupied on Thursday evening and Murray on Saturday, lite force at the latter place eonsisted of three regimentn of infantry and Ave companies of cavalry. Three regiments, with all the artillery, were detained at Mayfleld. A portion of the river fleet were anchoredthree mllea below Fert Henry, on the Tennessee. A few shots tired by their gunboats fsll short shout thrce fourtbs of a mile. The opinion?which appeared to be well founded?at Paris, last evening, was ihat the state of the roads would not admit any advance of the enemy at present The citizens were somewhat excited, sndafew were removing their negroes and valuables. A confidence obtained, however. that the invaders would be cut off, as it was as impossible for them to retreat as to advance, unless they euuuiu uuuuuu turn nun <9 uniu. MATTER* AT MKMPmfl. Tm homplus Appeal of the 14th lout, says that the day previous the stock of rot ton at tbet place was 2,272 bales. The same paper reports sales of 2,600 bushels of wheat fair at $1.10 to $1 AO per besh<>l. Sales of corn wore at 76c. f>r yellow and ROc. for white. (Vrflke la reported quiet at doc. per potind, and whiskey firm and in good request at $1 26 per gallon. KENTUCKY. WHERE THE KKBEI.R OKT SCrPtlKf. The Howling (Jroon Courier says a large lot of hogs passed through Princeton the othor day en rout* for tlio pork houses at ('larksvllle, Tcnn. The best of the joke is, they were driven from Illinois. We learn that several thousand are now on their way from Mndisonville to the same point. Not a hog has been driven North from the neighborhood of Mndisonville. This doesn't look much like starving out the Southern confederacy. MATTKHS IV COMMBU9, KY. The rrmfederat* A'?*ii of the 18th Instant contains the following Items ? The stcamor t'harro Is reported captured and burned I by the enemy near oral New Madrid. Wo doubt the truth of the report. Among the prisoner! from North Missouri, taken to St. 4 882. . U?ls by the federals, is Mr. John K. Lincoln, a cousin of the Prist lent, who is a respectable farmer of Clinton county, Mi^eonri, charged with aiding the secessionists. Colonel Neely's regiment and Kennedy's battalion left yesterd.iy morning lor Maytleld creek, in search of the Lincoln, oa. We hope that they may "play the devil" with the feds. We also loarn that several cavalry companies wont out, with sabres g.istcning and steeds fat and sleek. The boys are dc to named to tiy the spunk of the dastardly invaders'. The \cuts of the 17th says:?We have been put under information that a halt million was shipped a few days ago frout a curtaiu point, und that our troops will bo , paid oil in a short time. Wo are not.responsible for its accurscy as stated. Several regiments have received orders to make out tlieir pay rolls, and the orders have beon promptly obeyed. This occurred yesterday. No doubt a portion of our troops will receive their pay this week. Logwood's cavalry battalion arrived here last night from M"iiuow, where they were eiicuinped for some time. Wo had the pleasure of receiving a number of whole Fouled soldiors and gentlemen from this battalion into our sanctum We karu promised somo sport very sriy fioin them. We understand that a number of prisoners escaped night beforo last, by breakiug through that miserable abortion situated on the bank of the Mississippi river, called "the guardhouse." Parties have beeu sent in certain "directions in search of them, and we h.ivo no doubt of tlieir being successful in bringing the offender* book to "quarters." MATH or A KKBKL COLOWKL. D. W. C. Bonham, Colon ol commanding the Twenty- i third Mississippi regiment, died at Camp Beauregard, Kentucky, on the 14th. HOME AGAIN. BY JWF. THOMPSON. My dear wifo awaits my coming. My children lisp my name, And kind friends bid me welcome To my own home again. My father's grave lies on the hill, My boys sleep in the vale; I love each rock and murmuring rill, Each mounlaiu, hill and dale. Homo again I I'll sutler hardships, tolls and pain For the good times sure to come, I'll battle long that I may gain My freedom and my home. I will return, though foes may stand, Disputing every rod; My own dear home, my natiro land, I'll win you yet, by 1 Heme again I MISCELLANEOUS SOUIIIERN NE..S. A bill is before the Legislature of Texas making it a sufficient cuusc for a divorce if tbe husband of the petitioner Is in Lincan's army or navy. Tbe Natchez Courier says that tho Nineteenth Missis" slppl regiment has contributed $1,020 HO to the sufferers by tbe Charleston fire. General King, an old, wealthy and esteemed citizen of Perry county, Alabama, died at his residence on the 11th instant. The British residents in Mobile are organising into a military company for the defence of the city. Gsnkral Frost.?The Little Rock Journal of the 17th Inst, says that this gentleman, who has been on parole as a Camp Juckson prisoner uotll very recently, Is now encamped at Jacksonport, with one hundred of his gallant adherents, awaiting recruits In order to join tho "old chior," Sterling Price. The New Orleans papers stats that, in the Senate of tho Louisiana legislature on the 18th inst., the bill for tb# relief of the cotton planters passed its Bnal reading; ayes 17, noes 11. It goes to tbe House tor concurrence in two or thre e amendments. The lino of telegraph from Mobile along the Mobile and Ohio Railroad was completed en tbe 18th inst. Ibis completes tbe line between Mobile and New Orleans, via Jackson and Moridian. This is important at the p-esent juncture. as the enemy, having complete possession of tho Sound, may destroy the coast line at any moment. Mr. Hugh McDonald, of the house of Berthold, Smith ft Co., of St. Louis, (one of the true blue Owns In that Sodom of abolitlODism.) yesterday made a donation of $100 to assist in equipping General Burgevin's regiment of cavalry for tho Missouri legion of Arkansians, now being raised for General Price. A generous tribute to a noble cause. Mr. Flanagin, of Henderson, Texas, a tanner, has ten thousand hides In his vats. FINANCIAL AND COMMERCIAL. Tubsday, Jan. 28?6 P. M. Thnsw ta nolliitirr now 4/v ? ????? Im ? ? A A _ J.UV1V so UV?UUI5 ucn vu tcj/ui l> HI UiUUCJT UlUbVCIS to-day. Call loans continue easy to the brokers at 6 per cent, while the scarcity of good mercantile paper increases. The gold market was fluctuating. It opened at 103% at the first board, rose to 103% immediately after the adjournment, and was in active demand at that price between the boards, but fell back to 103% at the afternoon session, closing at 103% a 103%. The sales of the day were abont $150,000. The foreign exchanges were lower to-day, and a very limited business was done for the Arabia on a basis of 113% a 113% for first class bankers' sterling, and from 4.95 a 5.06 for francs. Stocks were lower to-day, in consequence of the news from the Burnside expedition. The same indisposition to operate which has characterized the market fur a few days past was manifested at the first board this morning, and under this influence prices drooped until the close of the session, when exaggerated reports of the disaster to the Bumside expedition began to be circulated. A sudden fall of % a % per cent immediately followed; but as soon as the details as to the extent of the disaster became known the decline wa9 arrested, and the market improved at the second board % a % per cent on the lowest points touched in the street. New York Central opened this morning at 83%, fell to 83%, with large sales at that price, and rallied to 85% at the Bccond board. Erie opened at 54%, fell to 34, and recovered to 34%. Toledo, after touching 38%, closed at 39. Michigan Central was weak throughout the day. It fell to 55 at the first board, and to 51% (cx-diridend of 3 per cent) at the afternoon session?a decline since jester" day of 1% per cent. On comparing to-day's closing prices with those of yesterday, we notice a decline of % in Teimessees, of % in Missouris, of % in Pacific Mail, of % in t New York Central, of % in Erie, of % in Erie preferred, of % in Reading, of % in Southern guaranteed, of % in Panama, of % in Illinois Central, of in (lalena. of in Toledo, and of in Itorlc Island. Governments are steady at yesterday's prices. The market was rather unsettled after the final ' adjournment, closing at about the following quotations:?United States O's, registered, 18*1, 88% ? ' 80; do. 6's, coupon, 1881,89% a 90; do.o's, coupon, . 1874, 79% ? p0; Indiana 6's, 75 a 70; Virginia O's, ] 51 a 61; Tennessee O's, 44 a 44; North Carolina 6's, 60% a 61; Missouri O's, 42 a 42%; Pacific Mail, 98% a 98%; New York Central, 89% a 83%; \ Erie, 34% a 34%; do. preferred, 57% a 57%; Hud- < son River, 38% a 39; Harlem, 12% a 12%; do. ' preferred, 30% a 31; Reading, 39% a 39%; Michi- < gan Central, 51% a 51%, ex div.; Michigan South- ( ernand Northern Indiana, 20% a 20%; do. guaranteed, 40% a 40%; Panama, 112% a 112%; Illinois , Central, 61% a 61%; Galena and Chicago, 67% j a 68; Cleveland and Toledo, 38% a 39%; Chirago and Rock Island, 64% a 51%; Chicago, Urn-ling- ] ton and Quincy, 62 a 62%; Milwaukee and Prairie < du Chien, 20% a 21%; Cleveland, Columbus and ' Cincinnati, 103 a 105; New York Central 7's, 1876, 104%; Erie third mortgage bonds, 93 a 94: Michigan Central 8's, first mortgage, 99% a 100; Illinois Central bonds, 7's, 92% a 95. The following is a comparative statement of tlio exports from the port of Now York to foreign ports for the week ending January 28, and since January 1:? I860. 1861. 1862. For the week $1,431,842 2.765,740 2.090.767 Previously reported. . 4,037,670 7,775,490 9.132,654 Sinee January 1 $5,460,421 10,641,230 11,223,421 For the first time for many weeks tho weekly shipments of produce show a falling off as com 1 .Uk ln.4 ?.An. pureu mm im" The business of the day at the Hnb-Treasnry was J as follows:? i Total receipt* $3,lfX),1?S so ' ?For customs 84 000 00 , ?On accn?".ui of loan 3,082,&'>fl (X) Payments, Includ'g redoemod fl per ct. notos 71)3,004 HO ' Balance 4,101 :*m :?0 ! The Leather Mttnufaeturrrs' Hank has declared a semi-annual dividend of five per cent, payable ' February 1; the Mercantile Mutual Insurance Company, a dividend of four per cent on its capital ! stock, payable February 10. i The Buffalo, New York and Krio Railroad earn- J ings for three weeks of .January were:? 18CJ $43,840 < 1801 33,837 I j Increase in $20,093 ? The annual statement of the Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company shows:? Tout amount of marine premiums..,. .. .$5,314,5T9 Marked off during the year 1861 4,163,165 Assets on lianil 5,995,669 Six per cent interest is to be paid on the outstanding certificates of profits on and after the 4tb of February next, and those of the issue of 186$ ure to be paid in full. A dividend of thirty pee cent is declared, for which certificates will be issued on and after the 8th of April next. The profits of the company for nineteen and a hall years amount to $12,940,210. The annual statement of the Washington Marine PnmMnv ahnwa thai 4Ka ??? nssttm?M a# the year 1861 were $186,470 71, and the losses, reinsurance, expenses, &c., $168,465 96, showing a net profit of $18,064 75. The assets of the company amount to $'251,283 59. The directors have resolved to pay an interest of seven per cent on the outstanding certificates of profits on the 10th of February. The weekly statement of the Philadelphia banks, made up Monday afternoon, presents the following aggregates as compared with those of the previous week:? Jan 90. Jan. 21. Capital stock $11,070,190 11,970,190 Loans 30,001.160 30.3*5,606 Dec. 215,644 Spools 6,733,459 6,821,323 Inc. 87,864 Due f'm other b'ks 1,576,118 1,668,838 Dec. 16,478 Due to other banks 4,120,961 4,909,006 Inc. 88,74$ Deposits 90.698,396 90,068,098 Dec. 840,203 Circulation 9,190,768 9121,146 Inc. 398 The Buffalo, New Tork and Erie Railroad earnings for three weeks of January, 1863 wore $2,840 Same twenty-one days in 1861 22,837 Increase $20,003 The American Gaslight Journal announces the following to be the number of gas works on the American continent:? Gas Works. Capital. American 420 $51,620,940 British Colonial 23 2,112,048 Cuban and South American 22 6,360,000 Total 465 $60,022,980 ?showing a grand total of sixty million twentytwo thousand nine hnndred and eighty dollars, being an increase in this country since the date of the last tables?July 16, 1860?of thirty-nine gas works and of capital three million six hundred and forty-nine thousand seven hnndred and twentyfive dollars, recapitulated as follows:? R'M. Loyal. Alabama $327,326 ? Arkansas 90,000 ? California ? 1,790,008 Connecticut ? 98 s,250 Delaware ? 244,300 District of Columbia ? 600,008 Florida 80,000 ? Georgia 659,160 ? Illinois ? 8,016,000 Indiana - ? 816,000 Iowa ? 411,000 Kansas ? 900,000 Kentucky ? 030,000 Louisiana 1,640,000 ? Maine ? 1,070,308 Maryland ? 810,000 Massachusetts ? 6,188,868 Michigan ? 778,888 Minnesota ? 900,000 Mississippi 912,000 ? Missouri ? 776,000 New Hampshire ? 476,000 New Jersey ? 1,936,060 New York ? 14,064,908 North Carolina 187,000 ? Ohio ? 3,898,600 Oregon ? 60,000 Pennsylvania ? 8,014,700 Rhode Island ? 1,364,000 routn Carolina 7BT.8UO ? Tennessee 663,000 ? Texas 275,000 ? Virginia 1,050,005 ? Vermont ? 216,000 Wisconsin 825,500 Total 95,631,890 65,080.060 K*bel 5,631 J800 Tot*], rebel and loyal $51,620,060 Stork Exchange. TuKsnar, Jan. 26, 1862. 1100017 S 6's,'81, cou 00 100 shs X Y Cent.slO 6SK 70001'S 6's, '81, reg 80 650 Erie RR U\ 30001IIcoupbda,'62 80V 50 do blO 84k 1000 Illnoup bds, '09 80V 25 Erie KK praf.b30 58 1000 111 coup bda,'77 80V 150 do 67k 1000 Mich 8 wk bda. 70V 150 do 67 V 1000 Virginia6?*.... 61 60 Harlem RR 12V 1000 lliBMouri 6's... 42 V 550 do 12V 7000 California 7's.. 81 60 Hudson Kirer RR 38k 5000 do 81V 100 Mich Can Kit.. .?3 55V 10000Tenn 6'e.'80.. 44*< 150 do b30 55V 1000 Mich So a f bda 65 V 170 do 55 1000 Chi AN Verb 87 250 Mich 8o AcNIndKR 20k 1000 Chi iNWlm 41V 50 Mich SofcNI.gdat 41 1000 To U Wab 1 m. 78 V 100 do 41k 20000 MlllAPr duClra 90 100111 Cent RK nop ?30 61V 5000 i.aUkChl let n.. 103 60 do a30 61k 67100 American gold. 103 V 200 do 61V 10000 do 1)30 103 V 500111 Cent eld bd acp 25 20 nils Am Kx Rank. 79 dOOClev JiTol RK.slO 89 5 Continental Blc.. 71V 1?50 do 39k 20 Pel & Hud Can Co 92 200 do *60 39 126 I'ac llail Rj Co... 99 too do b5 39V 50 do 1)15 99 V 100 do BlO 39 V 56 do 98V 250 Cb,Bur AQ.inRK 02 900 X Y Central RR.. 83 V 100 do 62 k 4W do 94 83V 100 MiltPr duCh 1 pf 76 50 do ?30 83V SON J Central RR.. 119 SECOND BOARD. 15000 U S O s, '81, reg 88 V 100 shs Erie RR prefd 57 V 30000 do 89 150 do blO 57V 3000 t"S fi's, '81. cou 90 10 do 57 V 7000 Missouri 6's... 42 60 do 57V 1000 do. 42 V 150 Chic k Hock I RR. 54 V 8000 Mod aitoHASJR 50 100 do 64k 3000 X Carolina 6's. 60,V 10 Mil & 1' du C 1 prf 75 1000 Cal large bs 7's 79 100 Mi CRRex dl.b30 52V 4000 111 Canal lis, 60 79 V 150 do 51V 6000 Erie RR 1 tn bs 106 50 do b30 61V 10<!0 Miell So 1 m lis 90 150 do 51V 1 500 H Rtv RR 1 mg 108 V 100 Mleh 9o A N In RR 20 V 150?0 American gold. 103 V 601118" & N I gd stk 40'.' 25000 do b30 103 V 50 Panama RH 112V 25000 do b30 103 V 5 do 112 V iOnlisPacldc M SSCo 98 V 160 111 cen RR scrip. 61k 50 do 96V 50 (lave h Pitts RR. 16V 5 Metropolitan Bit.. 86 100 tialuua & Chic RK 67k 20 Hank of RcpnKic. 79,V I5? do 68 IU0N T Central ltR.. 83 V 100 Cleve k To! RR.. 39 26 do 85 V d?n do 38 V 150 Erie RR 34V 500 do 38V 150 liarlum KB 12.V 100 do alO 38V CITY COMMERCIAL REPORT. TnEsntT, Jan. 28?6 p. M. Asire*.?The market wan quiet, wltb small sales of pota it 76 37 V end of pearls at $6 25. RKUDHirm.?Flour?iho market was some mora ictive, and the demand more general, while prices were without Important change. The aales embraced about 10,000 bbla., cloaing within the following range of [trices? Superfine State fs 45 a 5 55 Kxtra to fancy .State 5 75 a 5 HO Superfine Wextern 5 45 a 5 65 Common to choice extra Western 5 70 a 0 75 ^nnnriifin ft 71* a ft fJl Southern mixed to good superllno 6*0 a 6 ;to kxtrado 0 36 a 6 H6 [Jood to choice family do ? 00 a 7 73 Rye flour 3 00 a 4 3ft Corn meal, Jersey and Brandy wine 2 96 a 3 90 -jCanadian flour was quiet, while prices were steady, srlth sales of 700 bbls. within the above quotations. Southern flour was more active and prices were steady, with sales of 600 bbls., closing within the above range of price*. Rye llour was steady and unchanged, with sales ?f "00 bids, at quotations. Corn meal was Arm and in limited request. Pales of 100 bbls. were made at our quotations for Jersey and Druudywinc. Wheal was less active, and the turn of the market favored purchasers: many holders were disposed to await, the reclpt of steamers letters before doing much. The sales embraced about 26,200 bushels, At $1 30 a (1 33 for Milwaukee club, $1 40 for good red Western, $1 40 for white smuay Canadian. $1 40 fur hong Island red. Corn was again heavy and dull, with sates of 17,000 bushels at Otto, a 61c. for new Northern and Jersey yellow, 03c. for inferior old Northorn mixed, in store: 63c. for good do., In store; 86c. for do., delivered, and 77c. a 78c. for White Southern. Parley was firmer, with sales of 3,600 bushels at 66c. a 70c, for State at the railroad depot, and at ItOc. fur choice Canada West. Rye was firm, witb sales of 6,000 bushels of State at Ofie. Oats were steady and in good request on government account, with sales ot Canadian and Western at 41c. a 42c., and State 42c. a 43c. Cofituc.?The market was firm but quiet. The following, from the circular of Messrs. William Hoots tt On., give the sates and stocks for the week endng today se follows:?Stock of Rio and Santos coffee on the 21st of January 1662, 48,723 bags, received since to date, 21,879. Total 70,602, Sales for ' ontumption estimated at 6,000. Slock of Rio and Santos on the 28th of Jauuary,18C2 . 64,602; Java coffee, mate, 1,000; do., government bags, 800; Ceylon, mats. 2,600* Maracaib", 11,360 bags; Laguayra, 2,600; St. Domingo. 1,288; (Vara, 4,910: other dese-liifIons, 2.162. Total uiais snd bags, 04,082. The quotations were: Rio, prune, 21c.: good, 20c.; (air, 19c. a 19'tfc.; ordinary, 18c. IHJiC-jfaif to good cargoes, 18J?c. a 10>4c., Maracaibo, 22c n 24c.; Laguayra, 22c. a 24c., tuiirrnonilis; Juva. mats snd bags,26c. a 27c..six months; St. Domingo, 19'Jc. a 20c., cash. The slock of Rio on January 25, at Raltimore. was 19.000 bags; Philadelphia, 1,000 bags; Now Vork, 64,602 bags. Hales of Rio during the past week imount to fl,(N)0 bag?, Ineliidlne 4,700 per NautlliM, and 1.007 per Veteran, 1'. N. T. I'lix market closed quiet but Orm. Cnrro:*.?The market exhibited rather more flrmnwm, while I ha sale* embraced about 700 bn'es. meetly to spinnors, on the basis of 33c. a 93c. lor middling and at JOc. a 34c. for strict middling. Fkiioutb.?lo Liverpool 2,800 bbls. flour wore enfugea h 1 ?

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