Newspaper of The New York Herald, April 5, 1862, Page 1

Newspaper of The New York Herald dated April 5, 1862 Page 1
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TH WHOLE NO. 9339. literatvbe. Tubbseav vjwj>,uvuv sensation continues inabatbo y what uan it bet who 18 ti1e authort ib it a li belt everybody ahkn. have you been itt at every corner you meet everybody laughing, yjbbt a rmile abo then a'ob. lonoek, louder, deeper than before. until at last you break out in one continuous soar. so humorous, so iiauohable, and 80 absurd 18 that witty and mirth 1'kovokino satire for tub times, the bill poster's dream! BJ1-L POSTER 8 OKI;AMI BILL POSTKH B DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAMI BILL POSTERS DREAM! BILL ROSTER 8 DREAM! BILL POSTERS DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTER 8 DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTERS DREAM! BILL POSTER'S DREAM! BILL POSTERS DREAM! BILL POSTERS DREAMI BILL POSTERS DREAMI BILL POSTERS DKEaMI BILL POSTERS DREAMI BILL POSTER S DREAMI BILL POSTERS DREAM! BILL POSTERS DREAMI Bli L POSTER'S DREAMI BILL POSTERS DREAM! BILL POSTERS DREAM! This humorous sod mlrth-pruvok us print, which hM thrown nil who have seen it Into convulsions of laughter, mi whk'h reached in the first Tew days Its fifth thousand, nnd la still so rapidly selling, should lie sues to be appreciated. The great hits upon such public characters as Horace Greeley, Hanry Ward Bcecher, Edward Everett, Lucy Stone, Edwin Forrest and others, are such as would cure the mi at desperate snack ul blues and cnuul, and prove exceedingly detrimental to vest bullous. "THE BILL POSTER S DREAM" Jaa beautiful colored lUhopr;., hie Eiu raving, 18 by 24 Inches, arming a combination of reading mailer at once laughable, witty nnd abaurd. Retail price, 2a cents. Sent to any address prepaid, by rnarf, un receipt of 28 rents. Bew^oX DERBY, Publisher, box 3,234 Poet Ofilca, W ' "THE WHAT IS IT" TA HON. HORACE GREELEY. FASHION TROTTING COURSE. UV. HENRY WARD BEECHER. PRETTY WAITER GIRLS. THE HIPPOPOTAMUS. OH. EDWARD EVERETT. NIXON'S CIRCl'S. BON. FERNANDO WOOD. THIS FAT WOMAN. jobs charlotte cushman. 0aibtie8 concert saloon. seven sons. cora l. v. hatch. grizzly bear sahhon. mlbs llcy stone. edwin forrest. Canterbury hall. All take aa active part Is the great Otnu. "Lai theaa tow laugh who never laughed before, And those who alway* laugh now Uugb the more." [From Frank Leslie Illustrated Newi.l If onr readers wiah to enjoy a hearty laugh, let them go to Eeee A Teueey and buy the "B1U rosters Dream." We shall net attempt to describe It, for It must be seen and read M be appreciated. Tue tun appeals to everybody's oompreAeaaloh. It le equally potent with the millionaire and the beggar. It would eet bai num. as well aa the Hippopotamus, la nab teg, and throw the "What Is It" Into oonvulalona. It Is dttkih to be serious over ao comical a publication, and we thesefore dlamUa It with the earnest Wish that such another capital dleh of tun might be ready for uaoneea weak Wa enly hope that Fernet, our great native tragedian, yaw en Beecber, and other tightrope dancers, will eem> ?BaSiSS-iSfTioW"1-'BOW LUDICROUS, how absurd. bit. henrytward beeches anhoowcsd TO bancs on the tight sofb ONE XlOiiT ONLY, MXLODEON OONCEET SALOON; A GREAl1 race BETWEEN ETHAN ALLEN AND TUB nat woman at barnum'8, a fifakrino exhibition T TBS siamese twins, TUB american bible societies meeting IT THB gaieties concert saloon, _ AND PBVTTV U.ITDn .lTnT (1 * - V, VAAVA.O, Every Nlghi; _ mwm?VoRBEfiT, AT jfi'xONT8 "ciRCutff* OR, 80ft. HOKA** GKBEJLEE Addreaatug "THE WilAT Id IH" At Buinuin'*. ALL Of the uboeo ABB i KD1T1E8 AND QUIET SATIRES, MAHMLBH8, ABTHBYAKE UNTBl'BL WILL PROVOKE HlI.iLTn OF LAI OUTER WHEN BEEN I" TUB . BILL POHiEK 8 DRKAH, BL'Y IT, READ IT, LAV .a AT IT, AND SEND IT ft TIM friend In tue country or UillrBTi WHAT Id SAID OF IT. 7 READ. [From the New Vork Dispatch.] "The BIU Pouter > Dream ' Is the title of a lithographic enEBeing Juat published. win h take* or, Willi a wholaI and genuine epirlt or satire, li e preaent bill poetmania of the oay. The "gentleman" whoa* dream the oarapo embodiea, la alumbemi,; near a lamp poat, with bl* net of part* and liia unposted bill* beahle blui, ami In hla alaep aaea all aorta of bills p >ated uigetber, producing the ueereat deacrlpUon of unlnleudcd announcements?aume of in am no uiiilenuihtv Lanirh.Lii!?? that t ? ? %/ ?am.?i < *?!..?. reduce a erln upon the jawe of d.-ath. Barnum. Edward Everett, the Fat Women, Celeete, the Hippopotamus, Horace Urveley, aud other dleiingnlxbed ch.<rs< ten, are tnlied up with Pretty Wait r Olrla, Henry Ward Heecher, Charlotte Cuabman, the American llible Society, Ethan Allen, and acta and animate of thla description in a way aa Initeuloualr SbeurdMean well be imagimd. LB ITERS FROM THE BEAT OF WAS BAY THE DREAM THROWS THE r AM PS WTO OOJCVULsIONs OF LAUGHTER WHEREVER _ IT FINDS ITS WAY. armjrraajrrn RLUIBRKT nsw Yoaa Volchthm, 1 __ ? _ ? . MARCH 3, 1H1. | P e>*AB FATBIB Aire MOTBBB? "I hope you are quite jell ae tbia leaves uie at preeeuL Your klud preeent of *Tbe Bill Poller Dream" hue given me hour* of pleasure M1 ell .A Me hospital aud read it and your letter over and veracain. What a joke ai.out H. W.Beecher. So it eaye **tha Union te cloeed lor repaire," a e e e Be no mere el preeent from your affectionate eon, CHARLES. TAKE WARNING. the BILL FOBIEK'S DREAM SlIuULI) HOT Hh READ BY THOSE WHO ARE subject ... . T<> WWII le eta led by one who h >e tried tt, that the BUI Foeter'e Dt oja would etart the hair on a bald head. We will aot vouch for the Uuch of the rumor un>il n ii confirmed. the LEADING DOCTORS OF T.IK CITY, , TO ItlUltO PHYSICIAN," WHOSE BANDS OF L1FK RCN OCT OMR llilK AGO, ___ __RECOMMEND TttlLULL luhltKH DREAM IK FLACE OK FIIYSIO. FoK 4LL IRKKoULAitiTlES OF THE H1 fiTh H verybody ehould eenU lor a icpy. AU well racalated families eiioulu have It. ^ f? ? "? * aiiiuaeroeul cannot be found Any when ft? twen**"" BEND FOR IT. SEND KOK IT. 0>Uf 3d CENTS. ONLY 26 cents. ONLY 26 CENTS. ONLY '20 CKNm ONLY 2o t EN TH. OnLY 20 CENTS. ONLY 20 cents. ONLY 20 CENTS. ONLY 2d CENTS. ONLY 20 CENTS. Only 20 cents, only so cents. ONLY 20 CENI8. ONLY 'ffl CENTS. ONi.Y 20 CEN IS. ?>N. Y SO CENTS. only 20 cents. only .0 cen is. on..y 20 ChNl'S, OfT .Y 20 ? KNTS. ON LY 25 CENTS, ON..Y 20 CENT'S. ONLY 2o CKNTS. For aale by a',1 I, mime ,< *? atie ue every ?i here. TOW Trade up|l||ud by RoflS a TotSEY. 171 Natiau Street, where aln*.a . ..ilea e.n be bed. RINOl.E COPIES AE.nT IIV MAIL. I'osr I'.vlo, ON HE I IPT OF ?< CO N ,'s. WW. ?rim, X "V ?t s -.v V x fv . or.c [E NE NEWS FROM WASHINGTON. Two New Military Departments Created in Virginia. i The Bebels Abandoning Their Defences on the Rappahannock. Development of Union Sentiment in the Old Dominion. The Tax Bill Completed in Committee of the Whole. Horace Greeley Indicted for Abnie of a Public Officer. ?c., AC., AC. WAR GAZETTE. OFFICIAL. fobmation of new military departments. War Dkpautmknt, Washington, April 4,1862. ordered. I.?'That the portion of Virginia and Maryland lying between tho Mountain Dopai tinant and the Bluu Ridge shall constitute military department,to be called the Department of the Shenandoah, and bo under the command of Major General Banks. II.?That the portion of Virginia oast of the Blue Ridge and westof tho Potomac and the Fredericksburg and Richmond Railroad, including tho District of Columbia and the country botweon the Potomac and thePatuaent, hall be a military district, to be oallcd the Department of the Rappahannock, and be uuder the command of M^)or ' General McDowell. By order of the PRESIDENT. Edwin M. Staktom, Secretary of War. GENERAL NEWS. Washington, April 4,1802. HORACE GREELEY INDICTED BY THE GRAND JURY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. ] The Grand Jury of Washington county, District of Co. Inaable, to-day found a hill of indictment against Horace Greeley, of tho Now York Tribune, for malicious libel of public officers. The particular charge against Mr. Greeley is libelling ths United States Marshal, Colonel Ward H. Lamon. There were two presentments found against Mr. Greeley, but want of time on the part of the District Attorney prevented the preparation of more than one indictment. These presentments are only the beginning of a series of similar charges that are to be found against the same offender. The Marshal was averse to this procedure, but the Jury, having the facts before them, regarded the offence as bo flagrant as to require their attention, and the friends of the Marshal insist that the case shall be vigorously proeeeuted. H. 0. is beginning to reap tho reward of his labors. He finds thatf impudent and unwarranted ass salts upon honest officials for partisan purposes may not always escape punishment. He will probably ere long pay a compulsory visit to the District, ? MV DMWUU UUl| IU Ntv IMMUIHIUV f U/ tllV VVUUVI /, 1 KRWS FROM THE I.OWER POTOMAC?UNION BINTI- < MENT IN VIROINIA?A REBEL FORT ON TBS RAPPAHANNOCK ABANDONED,ETC. The Stopping Stones came up to the Navy Yard from , Shipping Point early this morning. After taking in a , supply of ooal, she went down the river to convey stores and provisions to tho lower flotilla. The Herald cor- j respondent on board reports as follows ? The Occur de Lion passed us yesterday afternoon die abled.aud in tow of another steamer. She had her moke stark and a portion or a paddle box carried away by collision with another vessel. Acting Master Hamilton, In command, went up tho , Yocomlco tome day last wock, and. brought off a Union , man named Scott, with hie family and furniture. He | says tne Union feeling is intense lu that region, and for ; a eonsidorable distance upwards on the hanks of the Po- , tomnc. White Hags are freely displayed (along both , banks. It is said that Fort Lowry.on the P.apj ahar.nock , h;.s been abandoned by tbe rebels. ( From the mouth of tbe river to tbe town of Kappa- j bannock there arc no rebel troops, save a few juvenile ( cavalry, composed of boys of from sixteen to twenty ( years, who amuse themselves by negro bunting. These , striplings catch every borse they can lay their bands on for cavalry service. Visits to over a hundred families disclosed a strong < Union scnlimeut in Northumberland and Westmoreland , counties, Virginia and this would be openly manifested ( oould the people there he assured of Uniou protection. < It was also ascertained that much dissatisfaction exists , among the rebels, and that many of them would gladly t make their escape. . A boat's crew from the Coeur de Lion roccnily burned the rebel schooner I'd ion in Ycomioo crock, not being able to float her out. EXPLORATIONS NEAR EVANfirORT? SKIRMISH WITI1 I REBEL CAVALRY. I On Tuesday last the Stepping Stone* proceed*,! to Mat- i tawoman creek, to take torn* troops on board. Companies ] E and H, of the Second New Hampshire regiment, came ] on board. The detachment was under command of i Captain L. Drown. Liautenant Piatt accompanied the | troops. The atearaer stood over for Evansport, and cast | anchor close to the ruined pier, when the troop* landed , in a large launch, taking with them a number of contra- \ bands. They than marched inland to soma distance, the , principal ehieet being to procure timber, * ith which tbat part of Virgiaia abounds, tor building purposes. During their exploration tbey discovered a ten inch gun, In 1 a valley between the high bill on which the tnland 1 battery Is eltuatad and anothar hill overlooking Quantt, o 1 creek, en which another battery had been erected. The I gun was partially burriod, aa if tha rebels, unable to carry it off, had endeavored to concaal it, but wera unable to do so effectually through panic. Tha gun had to be left where It was found for the present. A large quantity of lumber, found at the aawmill, was secured and brought off, aa were fortyflve heavy rifle shells. Among ether things brought on board were the carriage and part of the body of a light wagon, seraral steel pikes, with long wooden handles, and a number or sbovela and pickaxes. The port of the wagon and the shells remain on board. At Ova o'clock tha troopebagan to re embark, and by dark tbey were all landed at Rum Point, Nothing waa seen of the rebels. On Wednesday the sums troops were taken on board, and proceeded to Evaneport, where the troops were landed. Bbortty after twelve o'clock, while a number of men were at dinner in a house to tlio right of the hill battery, a party was tent for some shovels and pickaxaa, to dig out the heavy gun fouad tha day before. TIia ?,nn n-era noilllir t list liAnoR lahnn ah. .... , --?-I rroci ' oldten, #rid#ntly cavalry, armed with carhin#a, aud I denly mad# their appocant# from tho adjacent wood, and called "Halt!" flrlnf at the same time. On# of the Union men immediately Ml, mortally wonnded. One i?r i the thotH were aimed at a Unl< n picket, but he eacuiwd ( by dodging behind tho building. On hearing the firing i lb# inen at dinner ruvlied out, b it the i#bel* b id already 1 made tbetr etcape. 1 ho wounded man wa# taken Into the bouae, and hi# wound examined, but he died In a quarter of an hour. The bullet entered bi* left J aide, and paaae I out through hi# back, breaking i tho #t'lne In It# courae. Tho eorpee w?? t brought ou board the S;< ppinK Ptone#. It wr? < attended hy a brother of tho d cei.##<1,who I# a loldlcr tn the 'mM company, Tlie name of the deeeated i# I nther W. Fa###tt. IT# bolonged to Company E, Second New I H uiips ltlio legimeut, wa# thtrty yea. a old, aud cine t turn Wmchoator, Now Howpahire. Hi# remain# have I he on t' !*ori lo Hi# oncampi lent at Iturn Point, wlienro < llvj wl bo c nvayed to Waehingtonjrn nut* to tlie lat# i bum# ol tb# deceased. ( "I ilc 'it Kv#ir;ort th# t. " p* #uccr tied In disinterring i W YO NEW YORK, SATtJRI Lb* heavy gun, which la now ready to bo carried away, rbey also dug up eeveral more pikes, and a lot of formidable knives, shaped lika tba ancient Roman abort aword. KO PASSER CHANTED TO VORTHESS MONRO! AND OTHER MILITARY FONTS. Complaints having bean nw<ta by tha commanders of military posts that movements art Impeded aud discipllnad relaxed by tba preaauca of female visitors, tba Secretary of War baa ordered tbat no passes be granted to visit Fortress Monroe or otber military pie la to any parson not engaged In tba military service, and baa Authorized commanders of military posts to remove all persona not engaged In tba sorv ice. Passes for purposes of trade and business are also refused. THE REPORT OP THE WKNTKBN WAR CLAIMS COM* MISSION. The report of the Commission on War Claims, at St, Loots, is one of the blackest cbaptara in tba revslaHons of frauds connected with tlio war. Tba names of ibe Commissioners, Messrs. David Davis, of Illinois; Joseph Holt, of Kentucky, and Hugh Campbell, aro B sufficient guarantee that the commission was faithfully executed. Their report fills forty printed pages, and the testimony of twelve hundred witnesses examined by thein will occupy from six to seven thousand manuscript pages. The charges against General Froiuont ara enormous. He contracted, according to this report, for eight mortar boats at (0tl,0d0, which were appraised at thirty-eight thougnnd dollars by intelligent boat aud engine builder*. .Among the claims wan one (tor five hundred ton* of lee, ordered by General Fremont, purchased and ?b!pped In October, when the weather was becoming cool. It was root to-Jrffl'rson City, and moat of It wasted because there wse no room to Rtore it in Jefferson City, where it was sent. The Commission allowed only one-half of the claim for rant of a three 6tory bouse for General Fremont's headquarters, hired at sis thousand dollars per annum; and tboy complain that tho purchase of railroad cars, and tho large dealings in coal growing out of the steam and gunboat service aro largely minted with fraud. C. I.. Beard, a Califoruion, and J. C. Woods, figure largely as speculators in the report, they having boon peculiarly favored by the General. Board received $101,000 in advance for some contracts for forts. Of the special contracts for arms and munitions, specially made by General Fremont, $641,000 reniaiu unpaid, and the commission deducted from this $40,000 for excess of price. Mr. Eeard seems to have attacked the Treasury in front, flank and rear. Be brought bills for forage amounting to $116,000. The rapacious purse of Beard was filled, notwithstanding the soldiers and laborers were unpaid. Beard has 'eft St. Louis. The various frauds In General Fremont's department brought to light by the Commissioners are astounding, but bis declaration* were more so. He said to Lieutenant Colonel Andrew*, Paymaster In the regular army, according to the testimony of that officer, that "the people of the United States were in the field; that bo was at their head, and that ho meant to carry aut lueh measures as tbey eipeetrd him to carry out, with?ut regard to the red tape of the Washington people." Colo?el Andrews told him that red tape meant By stem of government, which, In its details, might be carried too fhr by subordinates, but tb* general eye. L-m of our government was a wise and good one, and he who undertook to set aside its principles would become nntaturlcd In difficulties. General Fremont rnnlled l>v re peatirg his former remark, and saying that, "Wf have inly extra constitutional government?no civil rights, so to speak?ami all ordinary peaceful rulos were to be set Me." Other witnesses, of unimpeachable integrity, testified that General Fremont had made similar remarks in tbelr hearing. In commenting upon this-, the Commissioners lay that, "military chieftains who cut red tapo always lo It with their swords, and history proves that tho throat of the country sufTerr quite ar much at tho tapo does in the operation.'' cai'ti're of a rebel ?rY. A rebel spy was captured in the vicinity of Fairfax nation day before yestorday, who, it is behoved, has been prowling within our lines sinco tho evacuation of Manassas. He was examined by a party of officers, and blinded ovor to the authorities for further proceedings. Arms were found in bis possession, hut no | upers of importance. xkmotal or rpbbihb at nats-sab - trornv colLEUTIKt] PROHIBITED. Parties from Hew Jersey have < btainod permission to remove the rubbish abandoned by tho enemy sit M ma*, disjunction, and liovd already taken iiwuy sovorul car loads. An order bus been issued prohibiting visitors front collecting relics,as much hns already been carried iff which might huve proved serviceable to the governm?nt. rHE RAILROAD RRTDOK OVER BROAD KITf KKBl'II T. The railroad bridge over Hroad run at Bristol stntlcn, three miles beyond Manassas Junction, has boon coin listed, and the trains now run out to Warrcnton .innc n*i!?r. rEPTlMONY RELATIVE TO TDK EE ILL 01 GLNtH AI. k'culux. A gentleman from Abroad, who spout maoral days iu >DireviUo, )(anOM?U and Richmond, last winter. "Aye if bis testimony, who li he loots bound as A neutral lotto give, could be laid before the Commit too on the Conduct of the War,be would bo able to give them a largo imeunt of information not yet in their possession, and he Adds that It would be altogether favorable to the man tg.ment of General McClcltan. HIE LOYAL VIRGTNIAN8 OPPOSED TO THE RETl'RN OP THEIR RKBKL NEIGHBORS. A number of tho "sacrrd soil'' rebels are returning to heir homes, apparently thcurouglily diguxiod with their participation in the rebellion. The people of the TarkereBurg district strenuously oppose their return. Meeting* tiave been or are about to be held, at Point Pleasant and Parkertburg to oppose the return of any and all tha lecesnon leadars froan Virginia. It Is not intended to ntorferewith the common rebel toldler who may return, but the people are unwilling to have in their midst luch men as lave prominently contributed to bring upon Ibcm tho troubles and grisvances consequent upon this ear. TRK CONFISCATION BILL. Just previous to the adjournment to day Senator TrumDull called up bis Confiscation bill. Therefore, this Is tho >ufiuess now immediately pending before the Senate, lie gavo notice that ho should press the consideration of the bill from day to day until it shall bo disposod of. THX NATAL APPROPRIATION BILL IN THE HOLS* AND TUB STEVENS BATTERT. It is generally understood hero that the House will not act upon the Naval Appropriation bill, and the provision for tho completion of the Stevens battery, until after the rax bill has been disposed of, but they will come up iext in order. As passed by the Senate, the bill cannot Become a law without the approval of the Secretary of the Navy, who baa expressed a regret that it ihould ba thus left, as be has aot the necessary information, never having officially investigated the sublet. It is understood that he will refer tho matter to a N ardor naval officers. The examination and report oy his board, according to paat experience, would occupy diroc or four months, in which the vassal might be nearly mpleied if work were reaumod upon it at once. In thia rltw af the rare, and under the peculiar emergenciea of he timer. It is not believed tost ths Hons* will further Iwlay ths completion of a powerful engine of defence r hlch it already Uine quurK rn done and nearly half [?tt<l for. TBI TAX IX) DO BBS BKSTIfOlNO TIIK SXNATB. The tax dodgers are beginning to mako some demonitratione in ths Benate rsiilions were prsssnted to day Vom ths brewers ofPstrolt, praying that lager btsr may rot bs taxed, and similar jietltlonr from farmers of Rhode land respectmgdogi. A NEW KI LE TOR TDK BEN ATI. Senator Bale gave notirs to day of a new rule for tho lor ate, giving that body power to fix an hour when do' jats upon any subject should terminate and a rota b? aken. Senator Paris r*nmrkod."That Will bo aga/r law.'i r.'INI'tN OP THE ATTORNEY OFNEllAL KKLAT1VR TO TUK HSN9IO* LAW. Attorney General Rates has g'ven bis oj tnlon that i he toll of Tanutry and August, 1118, grsottsg pen 4ot* for wounds or dirabiMtiM, ara applicable oaly to thr toreea hereby created, and will not cnetr tba easts ef those sailed into service by thn act of the 2id of July met; ncp tie their wUoee and orphans entitled to pension* un lep ihe Lot of the 4th of July, 1830. Wats doubts may be suggested, whether the existing lu?*? i takepevlaloo for | RK H

JAY, APRIL 5, 1862. pensions to the widow* of those now in servioe, who may die from disease or b? killsd in hattlo, and upon the wholo question, ths Attorney General incline* to the opln ton that there is no adequate provision of law by which such widows are entitled to pensions la addition to the bounty conferred by the act of July last. Tbo militia received under the President's proclamation of the lCith of April, lfidl, which was in accordance with the law of the 2d of August, 1818, are, in cates of wounds and disabili. ties, entitled tc pensions under its provision* TUB NAVY. Paymaster John 8! Cunningham has been assigned to the flagship Wabash, Commodore Dupont. TUB ASSISTANT MAN AO tit OF GOVERNMENT RAILROAM AND TELEGRAPHH. F. H. Cantield, heretofore the Assistant Manager of Government Railway* and Telegraphs, having full charge ami supervision of all matters pertaining to them east of the Potomac, and who rendered such etht .cut service to the government in the forwarding of trocpa end supplies, has iter,veil the appointment of Superintendent and Treasurer of the 8teanib<>at Company on Lake Champlain, a position of great responsibility, but for which in all respects, he is eminently qualified. CONFIRMATIONS BY TI1B SENATE. Among tbo uofiCmnUous by the Sena to, to day, were those of B. Ellis, Consul at Brunswick, Gormuny, and Dr. Hnycs as Brigadier General. LARGE HECKIPT^ OF CLSTOM8 AT EASTERN FORTS. The rec.ejptH from customs during March last at Boston and oihfr Eastern ports were throe times as large as du- iog Mar' h i8tl, whiio those at New York have muro than doubted. There has also been a large increase at other ports. The total receipts from customs last week were about two millions of dollars. C0ANGE*' IN THE MEDICAL BUREAU. Nurgeon General Fiuley has boon removed from the charge of the Medical Bureau in the Wur Department, which for the present is la charge of Dr. Wood. Assistant Surgeon Wright has been removed from tho Medical Directoiship of Nt. Louie and Assistant Surgeon Camp appointed in his place. Other important changes in the Medical Bureau will speedily be made, to increase the ettkleticy of that department. A military hospital ha* been ordered to bo established at New Albany, lnd. JeO'erson Barracks near tit. Louis, have been converted The Secretary of War has communicated to Congress hit opinion that the present organization of the Medical Bureau it inadequate to the service. He has authorized the Surgeon G- serai of New York. under the direction of the Governor, to organize a volunteer corps of surgeons, to render medical aid when requested. A similar organization has been made under the Governor of Pennsylvania, and valuable service rendered by Mr. Smith, Burgeon General of that State, and hie assistants, to the wounded at Winohester. THIRTY-SEVENTH CONGRESS. WJUBT SKSfllON. Senate. Wambimjtoh, April 4,1802. THK FAVORl'pt Law. Mr. Shwuioji, (rep.) of Ohio, presented a petition of citizens of O|iio In flavor of a general bankrupt law. OTwarantM aim thi nana. Mr. nana*, (rep.) of M. Y., presented petitions that democratio papers be allowed the same privileges in the mails BP.ropubllcun and abolition papers. Ttia tax on laokr bibb. Mr. Flow-aan, (rep.) of Mich., presented a petition of citizons of MlehJgan In favor of a general bankrupt law; also a petition that the proposed tax on lager bier be reduced. a saw acta *ki.ativt. to pouts. Mr. Halb, (rep.) of N. H., tlieo gave notice of .a now rule of the Senate, which be proposed to oflbr, providing as follows ;? > T'.ai Curing the present rebellion the Senate mav, by a majority vote, rtv u?c lime when debate on any subject shall be t> rnvnafad, and the Senate rimii tben take a vote on the queettou without liu-ther debate. RAlUt?t> AKP TKLKOKvl U 1.WK TO TUK TaiVIC. Mr. M ', (opp.) of Cal., from the special committer, reported a bill , to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph line to Uio Paclfto. cuahtKitaTioN HiK lost u< iotas a.vo aaonaaa. Mr. I.ank, (rep.) of Ind., olforcd a resolution that the Military Committee be instructed to inquire into the eipcduiai-y ef providing by law for just comper.sttion for horses, baggage, 4c., I "ft at II rtieras luiet for the want of proper transportation. to THii r os cot i mma si sisw The Senate then proceeded to the consideration of business connected with the District of Columbia. The follow Irg bills weir passoct: ? For the preservation of the works bungiug water into the city of Washington. The lull authorizing the city of Georgetown to levy a water tax. The hill relating to high* ay sin the District. The hill allowing the irr uiatmii of small notes in the District. Thn lull r<>l it.tic Ifi I I'hi Ii> .liwftt . (will After an executive winon the bcnal* sdjeumed till Monitor. llonae Of UcpieicntatiYti. Washington, April 4, 1842. nut imnoiniAnc oosmur*. Mr. Vaj i a a on. tux, (?pp.) of Ohio, asked unanimous consent to tnuke it siMoment relative to the democratic conference which took place last week. Mr. W.'hhih rub, (lep.)oflll , and others on tho republican *i te oh(ecie?l. in* rax mm raevKD in c< loimn or nis wholt. Tlic Ilouse then went into Conimltleo of the Whole on the Tax bill. An uui' udmeut was adopted that cast iron used for brid|cs and buildings or other permanent structures shall be taxed one dollar per ton, providod that bar iron used lor similar purposes shall pay no specific duty additional to what is already required by this act. An amendment waa also adopted that machine belting of sll kinds and hose of all kinds for conveying water shall be taxed three per centum ad valorem. The allowance and drawback section was smended to ss to read as follows:? From and after the date on which thla act takes effect there shall to an allowance or drawback on articles manu. factored un which any internal duty or tax shall have I??u pni.I, ?!<|iia! in amount to 'he tax paid thereon, and no more, when exported: the cvidi nee llixt any such duty or lax Lae been pat I to bo furnished to the satisfaction ol the . inuiaeioner of Int*rual R-vcnu", by such perion or persm.x as ball cInfin the allowance or draa bach, and the amount ?hnll bo as.irriatt.ed under aueh regulations as shall from to time be |uo mod by the Commissioner, under the . .m tlon of the Hcersiary of the Treaaury; ami ilia same shall be paid by the wmi rant of the Herreuer; of Ihe Treasury on tho Tree Bt.ras nf I|.?? HlAtfk m.t of i(lV lunn. V si isino feenn internal ditties not otherwise aoptnpi la ted PrutIdrH, that no allow am or drawback tl.-ll be made or had'or aur amount iiatia?d or due of leaa than in only dollar*. All tba original aectlous having beeu acted ii|?>c. a now our war added providing "pains and ponallr?s for fraudulent practice* la regard to draw bocks Mr Hi *m, (rrp.) of Mo.,ottered a new ?? l<on ? That any prreon who eball eliltn the ?er\t r or labor for llfr of any person hrld to no In or labor ondrr ihr law* of any State, shall nay on the service or labor ol amh person the sum of la Oollare. Mr. BLAia argued that aoiue sections have ecariely any thing riao op who h a tax ran b? imposed. Mr Wo 'turn, (Union) of Kr., expressed hi* surprise that this propusiiton, having be< u eome time ago r*j<, ted, should again be ottered. Ketorky will pay seven hundred thousand dollars, but if this amendment be adopted three hundred th' usand dollars more will be required of that Hliite Such a tax would be intuit and unequitable, and was unconstitutional. Mr. Hiiuiar, (Uuion) of Ky., in opposing (be amendment, rharasterited it as burdensome, oppressive and urvioM, because it was intendsd to apply ouly to particular eoctuisf. Mr. BmastM, (rsr.) of Ohio opposed the amendment on constitutional grounds, arguing that tax** must be apportioned among the poop'e according to tho ratio of representation, and, when apportioned, collected without respect to partlrular |ierioss, but on taxable wealth Ibis Is Just and equitable. Mr Out, (rep.) of M. Y showed that in some States almost the entire pioflts from the agriculture were lure* ted in negroes Mr. Ak-sii o, (rep ) of III , suaU ned tbo amendment Ho could not see why this peculiar interest should have nu aiivnningv wt? r <u? iv iit'iI ni lun-nnn *11 mr went. Mr. Mf.kziw, of Ky.,oppoaed tho proposition and oltirrrd anamondiiiant:?"That aorrr prrsnn owning h horra i ba I, In aontldorntion or tha oerv ico th?r?of, nay ooo dollar." Mr Bum, (rap.) of Mo , raiaod tho qnfBtton, that this wa* not in order, which objection tho Chairman tuauined, ramarklni that It aould bo m order only ao a now taction. Mr Bnaroa Cotrici tec, (rep.) of M. T , raid If tltip atnoiidmont should ba drfontcd ,?ll would bo by ino iiBiou of iha oxtromo wntimonta of tbo Houea. It w*a raid by tho frtaoda of tbo Institution ?ut:b tas would bo aroaaiy Hujuol.anrt by, par eicallmce, tha anomtoo of rarer y, that tha Imveaitloo of ainh a tax would admit pro|n?rty la roan. Ha denied the aaundnee* of both proportion*. Mr. Bt-am.PfMo.. briefly answered tho ohjootioua to hta propofllioo, aaytiiR (hi* waa not a oapttatlon us, but iroroly a la* on tha aarvloo of tha claaa of pcraoua uarood, Mr. c*it**t, (Union) of Mil , offer <d a pror leo that thta fororn aatit abnll pay tho owaora of euah a'.tre* aa bara ERAI or bull escape through the action ef thia Houae, or !>01 lien of the aiuiy one thousanddollars. for every slave so escaping. This was rejected. Mr. HixoiuM offered an amendment, which was rsjeel- . ed, pr> posing In Sebilauce that the lax rhull l.? a; por- t tinned according to tho basis of representation, as provided ?v tho constitution. Mr. Kmu.t, (rep.) of Pa., noticing a remark of Mr. Memoes. said three-fifths of his life was si*-ui in lbs work bois. The cmcb ou which the dmghtsr alee: s, or the rec'ing place of the wife, la wo th more than lha J value ot auy man who dare assail it. Nut so of the slave. The apprentice hoy or the working man is a moral being, and so trained for usefulness. l,et not the Northern man be compared with those creatures, the teaching of whom to read the Word of (iod is made felony?creatures who are clammd in the South with horses, pigs and cattle. There s is no analogy between the two. f Mr. Mkn/.iw explained. What he bad said was that r the proposition was in effect a direct lax on tho slave, f ami to that extent was more uneruus to the people of the laveholding Slates Ihau to those of the North, and that J it would be equally unust to impose sucb a lax on i Northern men who hired laborers. He did not intimate, | evn. ihat laboring while men were no butter than t slaves. No nue-thougbt so but tho distinguished g'ntlo- \ man from Philadelphia, who was unnerve-artly excited, j Nobody but tho gentleman perceived anything ofli-nxivo < In his remarks, and certainly he did m trleirtre to say , anything offensive to .mybody or any section .After further proceedings the question was taksn on i Mr. hluir a umondmeiit, which was rejected, 47 against < 02. The Committee rose. Mr. to; vxx, (rep.) oi lml., after occupying ibe chair during three weeks, while I he bill was under consideration, ropo. ted tho rsine, with amendments, to th House. They were ordered to be printed, and the further consideration of them postponed till Monday. mux n mist j*t nasi ei. Tho House wont into Committee i f the Whole on the state of the Union, Mr. Webster, (Union) of Md., in the chair. On motion of Mr. Stivknp, (rep.) of Pa., the Dill establishing a branch m nt at Denver, njtlie Toiritoryof Colorado, was taken up. Debate was limited to five minute speeches. THE DEMO' IIATIC OOMEKEM E. Mr. V*i LxnniniuM, (opp.) uf Ohio, said an allusion had own inane 111 in*' :-eiiai? recently to .? uanim i mic cuuicfence laid last week. As to whnt took place therein li lia<l no right to (peak, hot tho injunction of secreey did not apply to the call, which was in there words:? DSMOCKAV1C COXnntrKeK. We. the undersigned, nit utlici. <>t the democratic purly of the I'nlted States, determined to adhere to lt? ancient priii rlplet, and to maintain its orruiiuation uubroki n under ml Clrctujiatandee, a* the party i>* ki able to maintain the oottaiitntloli uiitl to reatore the <i)(i I'nion of tho Slalea, do iieietiy Inv.ti In thlaeall for a oonlarenoe of all w ho nniy *1 ;ti the some, approving ol the object. above indicated. 'I his * all wan Horned by somo thirty Qve members of the Senate and ilouse of Representatives. Mr. i*tki ki 8 united who signed .t? Mr. Vaij akdmiham cont.ntied?All of them were able to road and'write; no one made his mark. If this did not t refer to a political organization he woe not capable of uu- < derstauding language. The movement thus onmtnenoed I would go on, end it was the determination of some the organization should bo completed. Beyond this ho was not able to speak. His name was appended to the call. T1IS BR AN-en MIST mix PASSU). The committee rose, when the hill for a branch mint at Denver was passed. HKN WOOD OS HIS PER. Mr. Wood, (opp,) of N . Y , asked leave to make an explanation , and to brand the author of a newspaper para(i aph as a coward. The Si-kaksr replied tho gentleman could not do that without the eonsent of the House. TMRRITONIAL OOVEKKMSMB lit IBM UMBEL STATU*. The House want into committee, when Mr. Hkamah expressed his views in favor of establishing Territorial governments in the so-called seceded States. The committee rose. A4iouriiod till Monday. THE SIEGE OF ISLAND NO. TEN. Pvogrcu of Use Bombardment?The Heavy Floattag Battery of the Rebels Forced to Retire* ? Oaipo, April 4,1802. Hoo.Oidbun W turns, Secretary of the Navy.? This moruiug lbs Benton, Cincinnati aid Pittsburg, with three mortar boats, opened and continued for mure than an lent .no on the rebel, heavy floating battery at Island No. in, w bun the latter, having received several shells from the rifles and mortars, cut loose from her moorings and drifted two or three miles down the river. The shells were thrown from the flotilla into different parts of the island, and into the rebel batteries lining ^he Tcnno-tsee shore. The return lira produced no clicet on the t-|uadron. No more men than were actually ceressary to man the batteries were visible. A. H. FOOfE, Flag Officer. A Rtbi l Steamer Burned?The Enemy Erectiag Batteries Along the Tt River. Cmcaco, April 4,1882. . A sjiecial despatch to tbe Chicago Journal, dated Cairo, April 4, says:? A boat arrived from Island No. 10 last night. Firing was resumed on .Salurduy morning by the guuboats and mortars. One of our shells burst upon the rebel steamer Winchester, which set her <>d (ire and burned her to the water's edge. 1'uruig mo nrmg me r?oojj w*w men routing battery up to it i out ion, arul tried to roach us with sl.ui from hor thirty-two pounder rifled guns, but the shot fell fur ghort, and nfter a couplo of hours' manenuvriug rho wag takea back to her old point. Several shots worn tired at the rebel transports by the Union gurnoat*. Tho rebels are erecting batteries all along the 'fennelsee shore to prevent tho landing of the Union troops froin Missouri. OPERATIONS IN ARKANSAS. Engagement With and Defeat of the flebcls at Putnam's Ferry. Wahhinotov, April 4,1802. A despatch leecired from St. Louie, dated yesterday, ays:? General Steele's advance guard has reached Putnam's Ferry, Arkanaas. Colonel Car line had an eugagement with the enemy oa the 1st inst., In crossing tho rtver. We killed one lieutenant and woundod several others, aud .captured five prlrmors, camp equipage,, mules, foruge and a number of small arms. NEWS FRJDM FORTRESS MONROE. Koartta-s Horror, April 3.1802. Nothing of special inte rest that can be published haa iPAtiftrilrofl to-dav. The ? oather Is bright sod very warm. There i* no further intelligence of the Mernmac. Tliere is great activity in military matters, and import* ant news may ha daily anticipated. Maryland Rebels Captured. lUtriMOHr. April 4,18CS. Twenty four young men were made prisoners this afternoon, at Back river, where they were about embarking on a sloop for Virginia. The sloop was also captured The parly, It is understood, were recruited her* togoSouih as substitutes for the Southern chivalry, who are cftertag large premiums for substitutes to do their fighting. Movements of Parson Browntow. Osciftsan, April 3,1862. Ou Tuesday the Mayors and aommlttees from Cbicag?, Springfield and Chillicoths, and three other cities, called upon Parson Brownlow, and tendered blm tbe freedom of their respective cities, and begged him to visit them. I The Boston Banks, Borrow, April 4, ll?fl2. ' Tba Bank of Mutual Redemption was to day uxp> :U?1 j from the Clearing House, by a vote of twenty four to four, for having failed to comply with the rules of the tisuct sled Banks. Murtltr and Mulclde In Dantsrs, Mao*. Host?*, Aprtl 4, 1w2. In Pnnvers on Wednesday night, a man named Myora baat his wl's to death and on the following morning cut his own thn-at. Hs pe?r.?ssed considerable propoi y,but had tbt reputation of having an ungovernable temper. Tobacco Factory Bm utd at Milwaukee. ; biLWenaii, April 4,1H02, A destructive Oro occurred tier* lest night, wtilrh con aunt*J tie eeieuslro tobaocn works of Mesprs. Stielin k Reiieoi.etelp, cotucr of Fourth and I'reiri# strode. ; Lost gKi'Xft. , Two Men Ilarled by the Cnvltig In of Knvtli. rtni.Aoririm, April 4,1142. 1 Tnowii wora buried In Tndepeorteuce r i> a ? this fore, ion by the raving In ?t earth upon tbein whila tlicy wtro dmaing a trench. Oue.ol tho bodice lia.i bccu taken out. ' ,D. PRICE TWO CENTS. TEE SITUATION AT CORINTH. xeneral llalleck to Take the Field. JENEBAI GRANT NOW IN COMMAND, Ac., 6lc, Jus. [From lb* Ft. l/>ute Republican, April 1.] Event* are alio thickening in the West. A tremendous irray of the best eoldi?r, m (be country in now forming or attack on one rule and defence on the other In thn lelghborhoodof Corinth, Mikb. ity this time the mala Orcee of General O.cH'a coin maud have placed themioIvoh in support of the oolumue of General Oraut at 'ittsburg and Savannah, and a great conflict is mipendng. General IjOw. Wallace, with a sufllcb-nt force, bad loluted General Johnston front bis Western communion, mnaand cut off all rebel reinforcetnouts In that <iuartetIV ? bear that tltneral Hallcck u a1 out (i take the field, in ;rtvm, ami, jtltving himself at the het i his gallant letii rrs,dirertthf in a fmenlssoan to exercise to tttst ua iiytunue uf<on the duration of the rar. The plana for tb? oiulng ujxralioTig arc grand and magnificent, and If they should . nly parti illy succeed we shall be able to chronicle at st imi>oi iant insults. [Krom tbo Chicago Tribune, April 2.] The gu|'|K>hition that Gen. Uucll is to ooimnsng army atCurinih is ill Gou. Grant in bis saps* ri'T 111 mule, una the charge* sgaluat him being HOW withdrawn, he is at the keud of hi* old a my, prepared for a victory. That b? has been strongly roii.forqe^ our readers know; but we are not at li'.e ty t<> elate what hie strength ib We may say, however, that no army ever eug.t,.?d lu battle on this continent with half the number of that which i* at this hay under the General's direction. We do uol know how he will be opjKweil, bat fit m the fact that all the remaining energies of the t*outh have beon drawn u; on to make head against him, we cannot hope that the battle which inlands will he any. thing but ubsliuate and bloody. Wo do not doubt what the result will be; but when we ren.eiuber that e0tOtency of preparation. courage1 *'meii and skill of QlilMrs are smnetlines powerless to ue-troy the eO'ecl of some uiilin ky accident, and iliet blind chance seema somelimes to t nrry the day acuuist bruveiy and science, we may not look upou a vi tory ua a thing already assured. The rebels tinder Gens, l'rlce ami \ an I oru are moving towards Memphis, in response to a call from Beauregard for help, and all rebel fore s In the West arc ordered to concentrate lu Western 'I cuuespso tor a great and desperate struggle. Advices direct from Tennessee, state that preparation# for marching are going vigorously forward at Pittsburg and Savannah, and indications that an attack will be made tijion Corinth nithiit a fortnight. Ii Is the general impression that there w.U be no great battle until tbe arrival and co-operation of General BuelJ and his army, unless Ueauregaru makes the attack. Our iroup* am rapidly Improving in health, and are eager far the conflict. Gen. Buell's army were some distance away, la palsuit, apparently, of Jubnslon, though it ia probable bir force will co-opcrale with Gen. Grant's against Cor in lb. os the fugitlvss from Howling Green oeuld not be eaughj by chasing, and would never make a stand and oflbV battle. Tho Cairo correspondent ?f the Chicago fott, fends* date of March 81, aaya Arrivals from ths Tannessea river to-alght bring Mb Ing of additional Importance regarding ike poeHien ff aHVlrs In tbat locality, and matters are in tMemdMMB heretofore reported. Tbe scouts and reconhoitartngpat* ties of the Union troope report the enemy at about ?gMf thousand men. It would seem as If the rebel trooyh wero now gathering together for a last doaperate strumgle , upon which every hope of the establishment of them cause is to be slaked, and upon the Issue of which Hay stand or fall. - , But little can be learned which wilt enable ua to dey?' mine definitely the relative position of the contending armies, which may with propriety be divulged. Ifif enemy are reported to be dally at work ia tbe mSMMI of doiences which shall enable them to oflbr a protracted resistance. Tbe experience they acquired In the Mtth of Dover has taught them how Unionists can fight befora breastworks and tbe strougeet introuchsenta, an# thai oontest will be to them au incentive to exertion in thn pregnable one. [Nashville correspondence of tbe Chicago Tribune.) Iho lateet information legarding tlia mwMBMll ofIk* rebels on the Memphis and Charleston Railroad indicate thai tltey are makiug preparationa : or a more formtdabld elaud or struggle perhaps, thau it was supposed ther were capable of at tbla time. The capture of Fort DoajW sod f' f auch a large army, of such numbura and varieum of arm*, was thought to hove curtailed to An emettfh degree the resources of the enemy. The wish waa fat has to tile thought. Tho loss ol the arms fell heaviest on til rebel confederacy. The men can be replaced. But it la not the part of wisd< in to underrate rebel re* sources, and particularly at thia time. Tbe rebels, th 'ugh they huve lost Missouri ami Tennessee, and Kentucky ami Virginia?though ten thouaand armed step ha\o neon raptured at loueleon?are stronger to dty than they were wiien Fort lleury waa in their posaaaaiose This tiny app? ar at Oral like a broad and untrue aeSe* thai, but it stands to reasou. and thia la tbe raaesgt lug ?First, tbey are posiliveiy strong in their em . concentrated pcsitioB, noar the aource of sejf* piles, in a cwmtry where forces can be barrte<tly concen* muni for any short, and where they are beiag ouaeet Iratod. Secondly, they derive strength, negatively, from the fuel tluii we are uoceasariiy weakened aa we lengthen l..e distance between our armies anil their sources of sup* ply. Tl'ie i ehela were weak in ilieir loriner lines because so unconnected. They assumed tin m tor the purtmaS of drawing their eupphos from tho Suites m which the Uses wete laid, and when they left them thev were left deed* laied. It war a tei ribie prl< e to |>av, p it the absence of the Confederates was well worth a good price. When they fell lutck, it was uot, as is gaimra iy aupiMieed, te S aud dew iluted ami robbed of all its produce. Un the was upon a country which had pri duced a largo crop of eorn, wheat and cattle,and from which the rebels had not previously drawn any of thair supplies. It is stated ha: e that uot leaa than l.uOO,Out)bead of bogs have Is-eu killed and parked iu thia vicmity. Iu the little town of ^belhyviile. i am told, they |wrkcd 131,000 bead, wh -ra before none had been killed. 'These bogs were druwn from this State and Kentucky. All tbe pork freaa there animals has been transported to tho pioiuts south of this State which are now occupied by the rebels. They are thus in the midst of plenty, and more than this, ins country |>eculiarly adapted to defensive operations and works, and we in the meantiino are g -tting weaker In thh proportion of tho distance fiom home. CONCENTRATION OF TI1K REBEL FORCES. 1 bo com onlrationa agan St General Smith are moat for^ midabla aud threatening, and demand hasty movements on our part. General A. 8. Johnston's whole fore* bag been withdrawn from l ocaiur. lborc la hardly corporal's guard at lhat point. The force* of Brigadier General I hu itbntn ware removed from J ncksou to Corinth. Gensi al Polk has passed a lai go portion of bin army l? tha sumc point, leaving Brigadier General T. J. McGowan iu command at Island No. 10. General Bragg bolus Hornbold, with a majority of bis splendidly drilled men from l'eosacola. It is said tbat Ihet-e aro tbe finest troops la 1 ho confedieracy, and are 10,000 strong. Tbe whole fare* thus ooucenlratcd against General Smith will aggregate not less than 60,000 men?probably double his loree. Unlet* (icneial Hal leek putties iieuerai Bm ll forward,Geaeral Smith may l>e overcome, and we may meet with a terrible reverse. At any rate, troopa will have to bs poured in upon (ieneral Smith, tie has assumed the po? silioii which must be defeuded, and wblcb must ha held, and I have no deubt will be. But certain It a that ha must have tbe men now or never A reverse to the rebels with Beauregard in command would be rnoet terribly demoralizing. Major (ieneral Brooks, of the Tea. nssuoe militia, baa ordered the brigade forming bis dlvisiou to baetily reudevoua at a point on tbe Mobile and Ohio Kail road, conveniently connected with Onriatb. I liava seen a special order from a Brigadier ( eneral Kugglea to tbe .Tennessee regtmeuta of Coieaeih Lee end Itrnwder to report at Corinth, and tbe Seventh Mississippi at tbe same point, designated for the dlvlsioa of Genera] Brooks. All the railroads In tbe western part ef the cenfedorary have b.-eu placed under military control. The cotton. sugar and moiasssa which baa accumulated at Memphis has bnen ordered to be convoyed at some point oulh ide tbe city where It can be convenient./ lmrued> Ibm is b lug done utider the care ef L. II. Mchisick, Provoet Marshal of Mempb.a,wbo will also attend to the burning. All the le lernl prisoners at Memphis have been tent I* Tuscaloosa, Alabama, via Mobila. AUVANCB OP OBNKJtAL BUBLL. Gensral Bnsll t. ok tbe Bold yesterday, March M, leav. lug lor Colemhia, to place himself at tbe head of hie aix divisions. Acttne' Brigadier General Duftleld of tha Twenty third lirliradu. oooHislltia ol Iho Niuth alichtaan. Third Minna. nuatud mint Kentucky ami I'tunay ivatna rtguucala, to. a up IjK lint of march ywloiday fur Murlretaboro. r<i?o?ra! Turcliin lur no lin ger tbt advance, bit dltW iioii, undtr Ucmi, al Mucin I, uatlug Imm plaotd la tba far of ututral Mctook. Rebel Avcomnta. [Kitract from ib? Mau,,>tu.- Appeal, March 10 ] Our lattai intelligence ui the tu \ uncut of iho enemy it that Ui go loriu but bttu kanufii ?u ih? wtet bank of Hit itiiuteaet, at t'ualk ll.uiia, tweut) tit mutt from .'ornull. At tbia pomt, it i* mi 1, ibty bare thrown up ii'fnoi ci of contldtrublu tirtai^ib ami emnt. Hit; liava uto commenced tbt couth i cii ni of a road tu tbo dlrttllon oi Corluib, ?>vtn iiuli-a CI which tiive*ily but ;oiiiplftoit. Hiclr force now coi.ctnutied oa ih? rlvo la iai lonely tatiniaitd at ir> m tori/ to tlxiy thuutand. ' ICuttora to tho PtnmyirtuU' Highlyfourth ant HUIh Rrglmrnlt. II At. hi' a, April 4, I.S82. Otvcraor Curt In bat Ututd a n*ofral niratuI ting (lit KIkIU* fourth and ()n.i H t ulrtd an i l?tith Pana. iY,vaii.a rt*;mt?ia for K*lla u c n luct at W ui better^ u>4 dlrtol* thn? ?VluclM?.?>' !> ''? lied Ou lini, ria^M ?u<l the or'Ur to l>? i\.o4 ul lu* Ium all Heurwylfftola piglOlMU. Ue.tth of i*. n ihIi?i of < ongi'fis, .-.J*. I?a , A1> ll 4, I1C2 null. Th? ;rt?s y. Cooper, member of Corgi en*, t!ml to. lay lit C) ' rriV r, 1 - ? lt?itf

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