15 Mart 1848 Tarihli The New York Herald Gazetesi Sayfa 2

15 Mart 1848 tarihli The New York Herald Gazetesi Sayfa 2
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NEW YORK HERALD.| iortli-vre?i (" (frier of "b'Iod an<l Nissan ,TA B B WHUIOB B - ETT, pRunuicroR. j ' OJIILY HRH.1LO?K, >y day {Sunday included.) ' ttfNfi yrr ctrp% ? t" ?<y c jm?in the United Statei. ( Kw >f? <in j. - i ib*i x t f?rr annvm, to inelu fe the pint' m I *VEEKL\ HKIi.iLn-Eveiy **turdav-*1* rentt prr i-i*py *3 rr* **'' M"i"lH y91*?** Statet Ku * r?f. i.i * cri'i-it per ?? ' ?* '? iuclndc the pa fug e *1h fUttoii lit tut f-\rtc>> at well at in ft' Etytli'h langxia*r\ will 1r yuhltthd nil ('\e itay of tlIr departure of t ack f 'rmtr fix .in* r>.W in Evr.pe. wtlh intelligence from vl pirtt of tKe .rtmerica i continent to the latest mo menl -idHrriptiapi ant advertitenent? rtceit'td hy ilmri Unr.fmn t rue fiuienmt. Pari!: J* I, Sin.nrf-, is f* nhill, ijohi Miirr, twokieller, Henrietta ttnet, Len ton P HE *WE VTL1L HEKALD-Evtry Tnetdjy- On. /)n7 ?r f.trfhr f immnt L'n 1.1 Itt'ERTI tEMSJfrS (renewtd tt'ery morning) at t,., -A/, rrrtu; to b written in a plain legible manner. Tkr r i" rtor net r'tpvntibl* fer errort in manuicripl. }'H IS'Tl V O <>l al KinS* ereiuted beautifully anit with drtp r h O'dert lerenedar the Publico)'.on Q/flce, earner ?( AWfo ad Na**a\t ttreett jil.t. I.KT'TBHS v mail, f >r ?ub?cripti?n$, o r 101th adt -1 liiem- uti ' be p m fan'., or the pottage will he deducted from the money mail ted VOLl'NT.IRY CORRESPONDENCE, containing important n solicited fr any quarter of the world? and if < -'J icii' bt liberally paid for Vrt NOTICE ran br t.ik'-n of an?i>v?*o?? comm^nica tion*. HTkdfn'f r i< intended for interton mutt he authenticated ' D the .time and address of the trri'tr; not nccesttttly tor p,:bl c<iturn hut at a guara-ity of hn good fa'th. fl'e c.nnot v del t kt to return rejected eammunicationt. Jil.l. PAYMENTS to he made i?i a dvanct a u8 knt8 tm!< evening "ARK the vvrfv-nervoi;* m*l? a*r> the man or Ncrtb?almodkl't ?doviilk bedded liuOM BOWKBV THKATKtt, Bowcrr ? illp?tbiou? 8teansee?the people1! cabdidatk?lies and let ch atham the \tre, ?VS*th\ui itrBEL - hamletthimble kio?the ibish tl-toa ? :;<! Us?BOWKnr TmFTiITH-'ATRE, Bowery ? eit1.iabiim, (jtmxattic*. ! a.ntom1mk. kc MECHANICS* H Ml, fr .u*?y. a#tir Broom*?ch butt'* m|n?tbel??lthiopian "inhinm ?pt hl.k?<llt* dani|vo, k". worav1v hall. BromJvfsr, n*ar Honiton itfMt? Si^VAhO'l l*ANOfINI OF THE ml**l**IPPI TWO flhiblt out, v.e: a: 3 >u<17>? C. M. broadway ode.on, Broadwar-?model aetiit* concert room, B uo \5 way .-model abtiits minehva boom ?1r luritli'i min?tbel??ethiopian pinmita, pam ra k? sd iety libk\hy -l'ahned canart bird*?db valewiiie'* uklmkation* jkh?et cittWASHINGTON ft U.L.?3?ble BnoTHvr.., FiHtcme bin?j fin. plating. * ? ? '?! "k. Wcdneulay, Dturi h 19 '* * ClrcMlauion or (Im iiarald Daily Herald, yarurdajr, March 14 19 67-} ooplsa Ajgr??at? l^su* of ?h?et? l??t w*ek. 187^44 " Airrw of D*;1t. W?rlily, Sunday, lie. . . 4N 440 " Publicationcop'tn^nft^.l yalfoiday at 1 ft m. before 4 o'c'k " Bniahsd i>t 25 to M 8 " Foreign l.itclli^e cc The Cambria m.ijr new arrive at any moment. She is :n her eighteenth diy and over due. Congrei>_WI>at Should be Done, Now that the Mexican war has been terminated, Congress should at onca go to work and finit-h the imm?nsem iss of public business which has been delayed for y*ars, in consequence partly of the brilliant episode which haw just been closed by the treaty of peace. Possibly it may be as well, also, to p?s* the ten reginieit bill, in order to t-how the Mexican Congress and people that we are in earnest in this country. But the action ofCougress ought to'be particularly directed to the quick and rapid finishing i up of the old busiuess lelt on hand, that ih.'y may afterward proceed in good earnest to lcgii;at--, by making wise laws for the future conduct oi inis vasi ana incT'*ai i:_r renmiic. vvesta'ia now in a newposition bH.re t' e old arc] the new worlt', cover-d with honor und glory, enlarged with extensive territory, and oa'y having a deb' which we can easily wipe awe.y in the course of tenor twrlve years .Much will yt t be required to settle up the accounts of the arniv; but we thi .k that t ie mere settling of accounts, payii'2 up d fien i~s <ind baUaers, fee., n-erfnot t -ke up much time of Congv^s We should lock out for the lulure, anil m tk- arrangement* for the vtBt. ?nd increasing prospect of tli<* greatness uhich op'-ns upoa us in all quart- rThe next war will b" a naval campaign?and th it should b, prt-pared for. The termination of the war will gen-ra'.ly ple*se the country, whatever dili rence of opinion may hare existed as to its commencement and progress. Some grumblers there ytt msy be; but all things considered, it wag best to agree to the treaiy, and present to the worlJ the sublime spt-c'acle of national mipnanimity in not keeping possession of all Mexico. We have already astonished the civilized wor'd by the number of our brilliant victories; and now the magnanimity of our conduct, in giving back to Mexico her nationality, and the best part oi ner territories, win proauce me iiappiesi results upon the world at large, and entitle us to the respect ar.d admiration of Europe, for the high ton- d aud magnanimous principles which have actuated our qovernmeut. We trust, therefore, that Congress will go to work at once, and make a speedy and short session, doing the business of the country with promptness and despatch, and omitting nothing necessary to the advancement and promotion crl all tne varied interests of this vast confederacy | The Pol'cr Systkm.? We understand that the proposed amendments of the existing police system, h ive been at length consigned to the " tomb of nil ihe Capuletb" by the Board of Aldermen. It seems the new project met with general condemnation. It was charged as being merely u return to the old watch and police system of former years. Very likely. We are much disposed to b-lieve, from all we can gather and li aru, that the existing police system, with a few additional amendments, is the i ? ... l : a. _ i i i r_ _ .l:_ ?t*l ur?i wmyu c in nr ucvistra lur mis guy. i nc amendment we mean wou'd be a change of the power ot appointment from seventeen individuals to a board, one power, for the whole city. The system, as it appears upon piper, looks well; and carried out with good intentions and strict integrity, will no doubt work much better than the old system. The deficiencies of the f resent police system, however, fire r.wing mora to thu want of adminiitrvive ta!<-nti in its vnrioua H?nients, ?1j .r> any other cause During the recent funeral obsequies paid to Mr Adam?, and the triumphant reception of Mr Clay, the presi- t police system worked remarkably well, ard showed its efficiency in keeping order among the immenff crowds ?>f our denize population. T i.?gr< it deficiency of our p.i'ice no do'ibt baa proceeded. hitherto, irom tlie wsnt of a proper organization n its admiiii.-trutive department. Jt i* computed th t prop-ri) to tie amount of 300.00<> cloii ;rs is Manually plunder d and robb. d in our city. These robberies nnd burglaries are g'-u- rally .'.1 of them reported io the polic* by the sufferer*: but, suigu' r to m< ntion. only about one-tentli of this uinount iu ever recovered by the energy of the police. The ays tem ot rewards is also a bad thing in th< administratis of the police. Our policemci hi.v- niffi' ient BtUries to command their utmost exert lis; but by this system of rewards, energies nr- diniiniabed, and it oft i , ? -re <; *tro7cd altogether in many eases " re , , rj otto get no reward c?v. r j i _ i i ami uvic r r ntur R I ry W ill.nk ; > t 'ct'in, in its *p>rnt ?' ?iii!(i r fit > < n;>> rl, lint t': f ni'' rrn'n mcn*? ?li?> d In* ititrniioc"! into it n.v?'U <1 r?-???<er it ni. tr ) uv( nv re < n'T^'tic, aii'i till nor - If rrin^ t ? c> <i ;c > i *V|>i>urt oi ih?' citii' ni?. ,Ht rlti' Affulu Lii'iiifrim^Tumii E*n?? fcitut Th? ??< * t??m* r F.irii'r? s < I* rn i? rt m ply li i ??rn tXn rlf v 4 K?ll In fobiimI'Om * it ' ' B J - ' wMlh I, o th : t rip- i " i li kt n 1<? f rn li - y?r I lyi . Lfrriiw fc bmd ol ' U>-?r? t rMl, rt??r Ht>? m ?m>1 to bi> nun of tli? *u<> jtit ?t* !!>'> ?. ct?r l<umb*<l id Sa* ai*?r?i niic loit bonbon, Mil I* to b# oommaDded fejr l^ula Comtuck. rJrvtPt? Sp'TTT *?rr? ' A<p?A tkm list nrrivftif from VeraCnu, it appears n Minor wnn curr?"it thfte ilut S mu Anua had applied to Irrneral Scott lor a passport to Irave Mexico, ind tlint his application had been successful. We t!u:ik ihis news ;tp >cry phal, and will turn ut to b<? u'.iioundid: judging from his gener<l ;l?ur.:ctfr, h.s position in the country, and the st> te of pirti^s there, we are of opinion it it-f neither his purpose nor his interest to leave Mexico ut ih's particular juncture. Moreover, w e find, by tue papers which brought this account, that lie will not be allowed to land at Havana Should this last rumor be true, the only othi-r places to which he would be 1,1,?!.. .? u: i J u. n iu oirci iiir? L'ourar, wuuiu uc iu nauw wi England; but from his opposition to the views of the rulers of thess countries, in regard to the establishment of a monarchy In Mexico, he could not, with any degree of certainty, calcu- , lute upon meeting with a cordial reception from : those governments; and even if he were cer- J tain of beins well received, Paris and Loudon bfing beyond convenient intriguing distance, it is not ,>robal>le he would remove to either of those capitals; and his going to any of the southern republics, in the present state of afFairs, is out of the question. The principle ground, however, upon which we doubt the accuracy of the rumor is this : General Scott had no authority to treat with him on any other terms than as a prisoner of war. No doubt he had an implied authority (as all commanders have) to negotiate with an enemy ; but would he exercise Buch a power on his own responsibility, knowing aa he did the outcry that was raised against the government, and the odium they incurred by allowing Santa Anna to land at Vera Cruz after the fall of Parades! We think not. General Scott is too good a general. But in addition?suppose the report " that he would not be permitted to land at Havana," turned out to be false, and that he hnd received a paspport and took up his residence there. Can any one doubt but a system of intrigue would be' immediately commenced, and in 1? as than three months alter our forces were withdrawn, he would overthrow any government that might be established in Mexico, as he did that of Paredest For these reasons, we are of opinion our commander-in-chief did not enter into any treaty with Santa Anna that would leave him open to the taunts <>f his enemies, be they whom they | niiy?whether the President and his cabinet, or auy of the cliqurs or factions that compose the j t ills of th aspirants for the next Presidency. But j if, unluckily for himself, he has committed so ; egregious an oversight, we predict that it will j stick to his skirts longer than the " hasty plate ! of soup" The next accounts from Vera Cruz, J however, will clear up all doubts on the subject, ! and wc must wait with patience until their arrival. Father Matthkw Coming Over ?In a few weeke, th * cel-brated Father Matthew, the great temoeriuiee anostle in Ti-flmiH will lunil in Koiu York on a visit to this country. He recently ad* dressed a letter to Thurlow Weed, his friend, in Albany, informing him of his intention. This letter has been published, and preparations have been making on a vast aad magnificent scale, to receive this eminent pious Catholic clergymsn and temperance lecturer. Father Matthew will be received with treme.idous applause, excitement and cordiality in this country, during the spring and summer. He litis made a happy selection of the time; for if he had postponed his visit till after the Presidential election, he would have had by no means so h-nrty u welcome as he will uow ha*e< Wl>y 1 Tit- whi<js are very anxious to get the Irith votes for their candidate st the approaching election, and the democrats are equally anxious; hence this pious Catholic temperance lecturer will be overwhelmed with c*r ssrs and attentions from both parties, though he himself will be entirely ignorant of the reasons for all this z al. When this celebrated Fattier was in London, two or three years ago, he produced not the least st-nsition. Why not 1 Because there were no Irith votes to be got at that moment in London, or throughout England! We have no doubt, therefore, that from this consideration, the leaders, both of the whigs and locofocos, will be seen running over each other's heads, and overwhelming the worthy man with ail sorts of attentions up to next No vember. After November, he may pass through the country with comfort; but not before. Fashionable Intklliobnck.?Enquiries have been made of us respecting the prospect of another grand fancy dress ball. To these inquiries we can make a short renlv. which is. we Iihv* nn information to give. We have heard nothing more upon the subject, but think that if another fancy dress ball is to be given at the Astor Place Theatre, it must come off very soon, as the Opera opens again on the 27th of the present month. la the meantime, we can give at least some fashionable intelligence; and that is, there will be a grand fancy dress ball given by the famous Empire Club, tt Tammany Hall, on Tuesday evening next. It seems that soire changes have taken place In thin fashionable club ; thut the celebrated Captain kynders has retired upon a pension in thr Custom House, and hia post is now filled by tli t' distinguished fashionable, Colonel Au^tii), < f the MephittophileB Guards. Colonel Austin is a very original and curious character; us much so as any who have ever been distinguished in tishionable society in New York, in that particular lin?. His adjutant, or aide, in his new post, is the celebrated Commodore Yankee Sullivan?the came to whom a silver pitcher was awarded for his gallant behaviour recently, at the Astor Place Theatre. These distinguished fashionables have got up this fancy dress bill for next Tuesday, and they intend to make it outstrip and beat all to pieces the late grand fancy ball at the Op^ra. It will be the greatest night yet of this season, Rnd gr< at I reparations are making for a splendid displty on this momentous occasion A lull and beautiful report will be given next morning of the whole bfl'uir. Modkt. Artists.?Aldermti I'tirr r mal ve-b.il report on Monday, before the Board of Aiderin-i, on the ?'ilij?ct ol model artUta. (tap pe.trs tii At he had beeu appointed a committee by the Corporation, toget'i r with t vo others, to invest i_rat" the decency and th? drapery of tlies' exhibitions, as tiiey exist in this modern Sodim and Gomorrah. Alderman P. associated with himjelf llecorder S'iott, in the business, anil ihey all took ait opportunity to bee the elephint, a* it appears, in his own liir. This verbal r port of tlie Alderm in, on the part of the committe , was decidedly hostile to the?e exhibitions,arid confirmed, in u!l points, th" shoe ting indecency with which tin y are siid to have b"en p e?* nted to the public in this city. It nppears that the committee visited in prion all these exhibition!, mid t'ney consider d them all < qtially deservir g to > c ii.l'-nin' i . ui plao'd in the c in" category, us dv-cid -illy indec-nt. They al*<? thought tiiot th?*re is KutH?ient p .wer g.v u by ' xi tiu:; law to put down th< s i exhibition*, by way of indictment und trial i/i the criminal courts. We may therefore rjp^e', in the b' ginnini; of the nextweek, that thefirmd Jury will ii,die ovrry on/* nt th< in In the n .-.at ine, we per 1 i t-i v- 'bat tVrfe exhibitions ar<' rn kin/tb?* m?.?t i <;f the ?h< it time win ii ti.? y have now on h ind, 1 by curiailtog yet more the drapery, and exciting the prurieacy ot the public to take a last peep j before they are auppreutd- i I " i i ii ii j H ? ij? IJ I TBMMiWHM! HmUUEHfE. " j Inmintrf , Our telegraphic deepitchea yesterday, froin all quarters, brought imi>ortant intelligence. By the southern line, we have advices from ' Vera Cruz to the Si inst., brought by arrivals at New Orleans, which give accounts of more battles and bloodshed between the American troops and the guerillas, and, as usual, the intelligence ol ihf HftVai of the latter ; hut with th? lona nf Beveral brave men in the American ranks. We j are also apprised of an armistice having been ] agreed upon between General Butler and the , Mexican Commissioners, for two months. This i will give time for the receipt of the ratified trea- ' ty and the arrival of the American Commission- , er at the capital of Mexico. We find no allusion to General Scott, or the i court martial, among the news?but judging from j the statement that General Butler has agreed to an armistice with the Mexicans, it is to be presumed that General S. has been superseded, temporarily, as commander-in-chief, agreeably , to instructions from Washington. s From Washingtou, we learn that the Senate ' have confirmed the appointment of Mr. Sevier ( as Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipo- , tentiary to Mexico, and Mr. Walsh, son of our I consul to Paris, Secretary of Legation. Mr. Sevier will start immediately on his mission. Permission haa been given for the shipment of arms and ammunition from the ports of the Uni- ' ttd States for the protection of the white inhabi- 1 tants of Yucatan against the exterminating designs of the Indians. Commodore Perry has received instructions to attend to the proper disposition of such arms and ammunition. j The proceedings of Congress, yesterday, were j interesting. In the Senate, Mr. Cass availed 1 himself of the first opportunity to propose the ] taking up of the ten regiment bill. In this, however, he was opposed by Mr. Webster, on the ground that other business pending in ex- < ecutive session, should be disposed of before i proceeding further with the bill for the increase of the army. Mr Cuss rejoined, and spoke earnestly in favor of the passage of the bill, but finally gave way to a motion to go into executive session. Mr. llacnegan was appointed Chair, man of the Committee on Foreign Relations, in place of Mr. Sevier. The House bill, to raise hv loan, aixteen millions nf rlnllnra. was nre sented with amendments In the House, a bill for the relief of Cassius M. Clay, was introduced. The message of the President, refusing to give information respecting the return of Santa Anna to Mexico, coming up for consideration, Mr. Pat. Tompkins, of Mississippi, seized the occasion to denounce certain measures of ( the administration. He was replied to by Mr. Stanton, ?f Tennessee. By the Northern line, we have the sad intelli- , gence of the death of an able jurist and estima- 1 ble citizen, the venerable Judge (late Chief Jus- ! lice) Ambrose Spencer, the iricnd and associate of the late Chancellor Kent, and like him, a pro- ( minent feature in the history of the judiciary of our own State, and possessing a wide fame as a sound jurist and lucid expounder of the law. He died at 10 o'clock on Monday last, at Lyca?, ! Wayne cjanty, aged 83 years. The Eastern wires brought the information of the decease of the Hon. H. G. Wheaton, who died at Roxbury, Mass., on the night of the 11th inst. Mr. Wheaton has for many years previous to the present one, been engaged in diplomaric missions from the United States to the European Courts. He returned last autumn from Prussia, and was welcomed home as became one who had obtained fro n the learned of both hem'spheres, the' respect due to the sage b man. the faithful minister, isnd the erudite i>s!ho. 1st. He, too, was deeply learned in the law, had studied it comprehensively and minutely, and had, at an early period of life, developed a matter mind in the capability of making himsell acquainted with, and imparting to others, a knowledge of the great principles of govern- I ment, and the laws which control and secure the , rights of the government. He was not only learned in the law, but was a finished scholar in ] all the departments of science and literature, i Familiar with most of the languages of Europe, he had held communion with the savans of the old world in their own vernaculars. He published much, and his wotks are highly valued He was invited during the past winter to deliver a course of lectures on international law, btfore ' the law school of Cambridge University, but was prevented by the illness which has terminated in his death. Thus two more real lights of the age have seen " the last of earth." Ther* will also be found below, the proceedings in both branches of our Legislature, market reports, and a variety of other information, to which we refer our numerous readers. LATH AND IMPORTANT FROM MEXICO. An American Train Attacked by the Guerillas. A BSBPfiftAlS rXCtHT. THE MEXICANS DEFEATED. Lieut. Henderson and Four of the Georgia Volunteers Killed* AN ARMISTICE OF TWO MONTHS AGREED UPON BETWEEN GEN RAL BUTLER AND THE MEXICAN 1 CUMfflmiOMRH, i be. &e. fce. Richmond, V.t.. March 1-1, 1818. Wf !?iv received N?mv Orleans papers to the i 7th inM They bring information that there had ] b?"a several arrivals from Vera Cruz, bringing d t. s to the 3J M ;rcli. Trie advices from M'-vcri are important. We le irn that th tnin which left Vert Cruz under thf command ol Cpttin lJrincoe, for Oriz-tbrt, had been met and attacked by .? large body J of iruerillto, at lea tt four ,'iindrer) men. Alter sustaining the ?it-ncU f..v ?ome time, an j express was despatched to Vera Cruz to inform (r? n. Twijfjjs of 0?e col dition cfthe command, aid to solicit aid Upon the arrival of the ex| preps, Gen. Twiggs immtdia'ely detached three comp in if a of cavalry on this .j<rvioe. This force advanced on the road to Orizalvi ';s i far as Sin Iiiejjo, but not coming up with Krisc.) , they returned, supposing he had been mabled to sustain himself, and push on to Orizaba. A later arrival ttatfsthat Captain Briscoe had a desperate fight with the giu rilla* at a place called Matagorda. The guarillas, however, j could not withstand the impetuous courage, c/l i.nr ii.ilHipr^ and w?-te tntullv routi il Their lo?* w.i* considerMbte ; on our fid** we i lost Lieut. Henderson and four of the Georgia Volunteer?, killed. A sirong body of cavalry and infantry wat detached by Geneftfl Twigan on the 21a ult , Ironi Vera Cruz, to < lear the roadn entirely ol tue pillag ntj bodien <>f u? r?11 us which infected them The Free American of the 21 March, ft,it<> thai to exprM hid jut uhTad Inw the city of < Mexico, wj'h tli'* import int nit licence ih.tt an armiatio? of two months hid brn imrfipoa beiwrrn General Butler r>nd the Mexican Comniiaaioncra. t==x^;3aam^mzxa=^ A KlMtmhoil ' nnK??(l sr JJOUi?, .1 irt.ii 11 18-48 Th" pfonmh') it Ch imp u i * b eu R.i-uije.l 1 1 in ih? Miaotaaippi, bouad tothia citf, and wan 1 rui Hutioie. The freight will be saved in u J d unifi j naditio > The river h&a leel ol water in the ciiai.nei at C in*. .. , , ,.L..n .i, IMPORTANT FROM WASHINGTON. THE MISSION TO MEXICO. trills, Ammunition, and Commodore Perry, ordered to Protect Yneatnn, fcc. kr.. be Washington, March 14, 1848 The nomination ol Mr. Sevier, Senator trnm Arkansas,as Commissioner to proceed to Mexico. Mrith the rank of Knvoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, w?? all considered ai he meeting ol the cabinet this morning, conirmed, and pent back to the President within an lour. Mr. Walsh, son ot our consul at Paris, is to be he Secretary of Legation The treaty nud instructions will scarcely be eady before Thursday. The new Commissioner will, of course, set oui ,mrar 4 lately. The appointment was entirely unexpected. Permission has been given for the shipment tr ifucatan of aims and ammunition from the ports >f the United States; Commodore Perry being, it the same time, instructed to take care thai mch arms and ammunition are used only against he Indians. Despatches have been received from Commolore Perry, stating, that hearing of the disturb inces, he had detached a portion of his squadron for the protection ot the whites. Kxtenalve Failure. Baltimore, March 14, 1848 Messrs. (jambrell, Carroll k Co., proprietors >f three extensive, cotton factories, near Balti more, have failed. Charge ot Mnnslaugtuer, ALBANYi March 14, 1848. The finding of the Grand Jury in the case o Erwin amounted to manslaughter only. Tlu lavestigation before the police justice was con inued this morning, and Erwin wuulield to bai! in the sum of two thousand dollars. Death of Hon. Ambrow Kpeiu.er?Assault on an Hditor. Aluany, March 14, 1848. The Hon. Ambrose Spencer died at Lyom yesterday. His body is to be brought to this city on Thursday, lor interment. Mortimer G. Smith, the proprietor of the Cas tigator newspaper, was astauited last night on the corner oi Broadway and State streets, by a gang of men armed with slung shot. Smith wut struck, and severely injured, lie tired thret Bhots from a revolver, but without effect. Western Navigation. Toledo, Ohio, March 14, 1848. The Wabash and Erie Canal, and the Miam Extension Canal, are now open. VIllKTiBTII CO.iOllK&S. FIUST SESSION. WAiHiptaTOPf, Maroh 14, i848. Senate. Th? Senate convened at tbe usual hour, when th< Vioe- President took tbe obair, and oallcd It to order rrayer was offered up by tbe Rev. Mr. Gurley, tbi Chaplain. r*r*no!*i to widows or aaroLUTieiTABr ioi.dikri. A large number of petitions were presented by dlf< rerent members, among whiofi was one by Mr. Dloklnwn >f New York, numerously signed, in favor of tbe ex tension of the law cf CiDgrees in fcvor r.f granting: pensions to widows of Revolutionary soldiers. The} were duly reoeived and ordered to be printed. PILOT LAW! Mr. Dix presented tbe resolutions of tbe Legislature of New York against the repeal of tbe present law in regard to pilots. STATE BONDS

Mr. Clayton, of Dataware, from the Committee on Ki nanoe, reported a bill for tbe surrender of certaii bonds te the State of Indiana, held by the Unite Bcates. THE rl'BLIC DOMAI7I. Mr. Bkrbian, from th? Committee oa the Publi Larda, reported a bill lor the redaotlou %ud graduation of the price of th<? pub ie ilointtiu of the United States. THE HXTEkH MILLION! LOAN BILL. Mr. Chahlili U. At-iekton. from the Committee or Fioance, reported a bil, with amendments, from th House, requiring that proposal* for the loan of rixteti millions, be opened publicly the deficiency bill Mr Athebton kino r.-ported a bill from the sam committee,(the House Bill>te supply deficient appropria tions for the present fi*ckl year, with some amendments rkvolutiomaht claim!. Agreeably to nottsc, Mr Umikrwood. of Kentucky sated and obtained learn to bnbg iu ? bill providing St the settlement of the claims of the otilc-rs and soluier cf Virginia, who were iu the Revolutionary army. Th bill was read a second and third time by uaanimou consent, and referred to the committee on public lande COMMIaaiONEB TO HEXIC > A menace was received from the President, suppose to be Mr. Sevier's nomination as a comaiisjioner t Mexiao On motion of Mr. Mancum, of North Carolina, tin Senate went into exeoulitu session Whit- in session, the nomination was coLfirmed, whei the doors were opened. the deficiency mill again. Mr. Atherton moved to take up the bill which li> had previously introduced, beiug the House bill to sup ply deficiencies of appropriations for the ourrent Use j ear the ten regiment bill. After some progress had been made on the bill, Mr Cass moved to lay it on the table, for the purpose o taking up the Ten Regiment bill. Mr. Webster said, the question ptndtog In the execu i.ive session, supposed to refer to the removing of the in junetion of secrery, ought to be disposed of before pro oeedlog further with the bill for the lnorease of th> army. Mr. Cm said all the world was well aware of wha bad bean done by the Senate ; and be, for one,(bought notwithstanding the peace indications and negotiations we ought to ha prepared for a vigorous precaution o the war, if necessary, which will be the case, should th government of Mextco refuse to ratify the treaty 11 spoke earnestly in favor of the passage of the bill f ; adding strength to the national arms unfinished business. Mr. Berrien, of Georgia suggested that the Senatf sbonld go again into executive session, and dispose o unfinished business Mr. Cam had no objection to going into exscutivi session again, if it would expedite Action upon his favo rite messore,?the Ten Regimetit Bill. Mr. Crittenden moved that Mr. IlacnegRn b? ?p pointed chairman of th* Committee on Kor?i<n R?!a lions, in place of Ambrose H. Sevier; which was agrees to On motion, the Senate again went into executiri session. House of Repreatntntlvaa. The House was call?d to ordtr by the Speaker at th< usual hour. The Chaplain offered up prayer. in roars. The SriAKca arnniDcal the reports of committees t< be first ia order. Several reports were then presenter and appropriately referred. H1ITII.K AirtlX Mr. John G. Paifrev, of Massachusetts. moved U take up a resolution which be hml previously offer* i respecting the irstrnotions given by the government r the United States to Mr Iiognn, who was some years hk< sent on a mission to the republic of Haytl. OVjectioui being ma4e, the resolution had to lie over. rOITAL ahhasi4-.mknt). Mr. Gavi.e, cf Alabama, asked leave to lntrodnos n bill for the abolition ot the rates of postage charged pi letter* on steamboats^ not in the employment of thi United States. The bill waa real twioe, and then appropriately re tared. THE rt'blic FR1NTRRS. Mr. Co!*ear,ef New Vork, asked leave to introduce i resolution of inquiry respeotlng the delay of the print era in furnishing sundry maps snd documents for thi use of the House. It was objected to, and had to U< over. RELIEF or ca?SIUS M CLAV. Mr. Crowell. from the committee on olalms, report . A Kill ft\f has V?li.t f\t ( u.sinu M flan ?l..,waa?aku prisoner at F.ocarnaclon, by tbe Mexicans 'lb* btl ?ra? read twloe,aud re f err el to tbe Committee of tlv Whole coi.lfctio* diitju t in Louisiana. On motion, the House protended to th* coneideratltT of the bill to establish a eollectlou dlitrlot lu tb* 8tr.' r.f LoniaUr a Mr THiiOnrit i of Louisiana, spoie ht.tdf and p"itl nently In aupyoit of th? bill, after which it was r<*d three time* au<l pa'sct. rON?I DERATION OH a MKMiOR of THE FRKSinCNT. On motion, tbe Houie then <ook up the t tbe Prefldent. eent In aotue time ainoe. rt.fupinu: to coii muntOHie to the Home o?rt?m mioraiatton called f >r t j kiMoluilonof that body, in regard to the return < Santa Anna to Mexico Mr. TAraii'ic ToMr?ii*?,of Mississippi, nddrnsMj !. e llou?e on the aubjeot, in a speec'i of much force ? power, lie wa* sevoie in his criticism In re?t?rd to h< return of hanta Anne, aa well as of Lis managem'tut o tbe war generally In the course of hi* speech, he took oeceelon to re ply in Baatblntf terms to the speeches recently rar.de h; Messrs. Henly and U?d*ni<er. Mr Htanton, of IVrn-mee, replied to Mr. Tompkins leflDirg the course of the President with much foro ?nd eernestnese Mr. Hoot, of Ohio, obtained lh? floor for to-morr-itr when the House adjourned r?KW lOUK LKMHliATlJKR. hennte. Ai BAHV. Match 14, H48 sspitctioi* A!?n Aant'i rion Mr Colf reported t?rorably >/u ihe b Us to puu'sh sc Juoti.io aa<l u>.<lu<uii n hr(m1ki.?n oit* MOirilAt.. Mr. Litti.f reporte : f,Tnra?.,y on the bill to anvn the ftct ino< rpor?i ng Brooklyn t t'y Ik-plUI. TMK mioB*xr niI.I. Mr. Bt>?n oallo't up th? report ou th? ant. Lilt ind it W) nt to a third ?M<llru(. I HB Mt XITA-* w*u Thn rfma>ii'l?r of h.? r*.? ton wjw onciipi?'il irj J^ba' nr r^do utlom f UrlTB 11 .h"" >la*t inn w ?r will- 1 ? r?p .rt?U by Mr. Wiiktii Tnry v*r? materially a.:. ?<j d, anj p??r<-ti In a vi ry tri tilfW f<rin. l'ha Wj n(. which *m 01. of tba fell a. ?n pamed liy rota of JI t* i?.Vl#c*rs Adaru*aui libtte. Tli? amifstabt bill w .?* pa*i? J AdJoarui.il. AM?ntbljr. | loMlvmtO* or u*i??Ari Mr. rut tn reported tb* bill to preterta fftlr CCOp# tiMon between th? Albany aut rtchenectady and the 1 | Scb?u?etady r.nd Troy 11 liitfay <.'omp?nlea LOAN r<)R THII CITT. | The b!ll tn Miitiior'i# the Mtjor Sco., cf New i'ork to ! i ra1 ? t '^0(0 b> leal, whs p?*?ed. kdccatici r.)r hrook lttf Ir *Kvt< iiOtic? of a bill rtiatWa to oommon nob "ola in UrooMyn. COURTS or CONCILIATION. Mr. Chabi: brought in a bill to eatablish Conr'.a ol i I Conciliation. 1 A board or Al'DITOai I i Mr. Mrr.c-H gavr not tea of a bill to appoint a board ol i aud.tora, to audit olainia cn lh? city and oennty of New i I *<?* ubnhbal railroad bill. ' A long dabaU tcak plaaa on the general railroad bill, i In committee. Tb? -JOili section of tb? bill wti n> I 1 ' amend id as to rrquira the declalon of the Legislature ' . udou tbe utility of every railroad, and ark.th: r iu utill- I 1 ty will Justify the taking of prlvaU property lor its oon truotioa. lUrkili, l St Louis, Mar oh 14,1848 ? Sales of flour at 94 AO to $4 5614; lard is hf Id st 5*, without any tales being effeoted. Cincinnati, Msroh 14, 1848.-The ilonr market 1* steady, but not very active; 1700 bbla sold at $4 37*. Whiskey commands 19 to 16*c in hhds and bbli>. New Orleani sugir bring* 4*c to 4J?o for fair quality, at whiob rate 100 hhds were sold The provision matket exhibltg no change Men poik is queted at $7 75; and the sales amount to 18 000 bbla Baltimore cured bacon, sidea 3 >40. Lard may be quoted at 5* in I big and ti iu kegs. Sales of tallow at 7*c. Butter 13a, and prime quality at 17o. Cloversaed, $3 37* Baltimobk, March 14,1818 ?Flour?The market re' mained about the same; dealers were waiting for tha Cambria's news. Sat>s of 750 bMs Howard street were made at *5 81* a %i 87* Wheat-Sales of 3000 : bushels, inoluding teds and white, at 91 30 a $1 35. ^ Corn waa dull at 51o for white raised, and 67c for yellow. Provisions were quiet. Whiskey waa dull. Hyn was inaotiv* ut previous pricee. Weather windy auj cold. | Boston, Maroh 14, 1848 ?Flour.?A good duutnd with rales cf 1300 barrels, including good brando G?n?*sse and MIoUigan, at $6 63* a f>3 75, whiob ia an 1 advanee Corn?Tha market was firm; and sales of 10,000 bushels were made, inoluding white, at 56e., and yel1 low Hit do at 50o. Rye?We note sales of 600 bushels at 800. Oata? lf>00 bush. usrthrrn oaanged bauds, at 489. Nav?l Stores?We iiotico sales of 150 bbls spirits . tirpi nt.re, at 4tli. Provisions continued about th>: tome. Freights were loaatlve. Stoninoton ilailr iai) ?We understand thai that jmrt ol the Sionington Railroad now buildinnr tnonnnppf ivitli fiiA Hnatnn nn/1 Pi*nvi/t?n/,^ Railroad, together with the depot, will be com1 p'.eted by the first day of May, when the cars will tun through direct, either way, without the interruption ot crorsinj the feriy at Providence. It is expected tint the running time from Stonington to Boston, will then not exceed thrte hours. It so, and the nunc bouts, or those ot - equal speed, of last summer are on the Sound, ; passengers by the Stouington route will arrive in Boston at thr?e o'clock in the morning?an hour altogether too early for the comfort or con venience of passengers; and unless the time for , starting be seven o'clock, instead offive, passengers * lil naturally go otn^r routes to avoid ar; riving at Biich an unseasonable hour. We would ' suggtst that the Stouington boats leave, after the connection is completed, at 7 o'clock?then passengtrd will arrivo in Boston before six . o'clock. 1 Witatrlcal and Musical. Pare Thkatbk ?The performances at this bouse ,J last evening, consisted of the drama of the "White Horse of the Peppers," a grand new jtat dt qualre, bv Mile. Blaiigy, t i?s Vallee, iMons B(uxary, and Mens 0 Wi'lhcff; the delightful littls bullet of "L'lllasion d'un f Peiatro," with Mil a Blangy in tLe priEoipal character t auJ Brougham's liurioequs on ''Metamora." The hcusi. ' 1 was veil blind, ar d tlm dr'ts circle presented quite a ' i hauoiiome eight iu tact, iho Park is still evident:y tb.- ' a bend qumteisof the dritinn; and from the support it ha-< rrcclT^d thus far ibis stawn, and the continue 1 supply of novelties *bich are brought forward, we be lieve ft will be u. season of euooers Last Might, Mile Dlangy acquitted herself most admirably. We remem tar ihe tiuin.wheu this f-tpciaatipg danieui' first nppeir?U in our oity, wnitt a furort of applause sh? wan bailed wiljfa; and uer suberqueut crerr has not belied tb r ?pr*t rb uien bueu.w-d on t.er. In such pieces as this now * ;m? dr t] laire, and L'lllurion. she ap^esrs to gnat ?d > v?ma;e; her ^rxccfui m jimi-nts, her bououios tf p?. L t her peifrct control ovo.- h*:e?if, ov?n iu tue midst of hi r j quickr-tt evolutions; lb* absence of all pasting or sign of | more thau uju .1 exoitenien*during hei dam-inn,til ttaaii i brr ui perfect iui#tr?s? of her art. This baiiet ia ou > of 'he most grftoni ui we b*T8 ever witnessed We havo I ?o prfVU'ua ocoiikions *llu led to the obisf features i<i it. ! p suo-i a* the pus d' deux, by vlt#* Va'ilee and Mens WI<>1h'II ; Let Ho'.erot rit Cad x, by Mile Bletigy aud BtUii aryani various other po.n'i, iu the perlor.?an :e We Oiii uot hut repeat th.l they were ail ajm ril ly dot. *. The u* * ;>? > dr qamtre, at the o< nclusiou of the'- W'tlllt ; i Horse of Pepper*." was Uuai'y dene by Mile Blangj;, 1 Miss Vallee, Messieurs Bouxary an<l Wielhi (I w.te eri thu'ia tl-aby applaujed througbeut Altogether the daoctug last eveaiog, was quite a bands..me performance. The draraatia portion of the ent*rta'cinei>ta w-ie | also tf-ry amusing. Biougham as Uertld !' pper. th f landlord of cu impoverished estate, and Bass Mold Haas Msr.iMdt with his astonishment at tha country (u'.o which he is begu'led, were Inimitable The " Whi a Horf " Is a very interesting drama, and we remember in other (leys when It waa'drat brought eat. what a run i it had at tha I'ark. and certainly It ii>m to us aa amusing us it wi- then; and as wellaotad too Th* burlesque t on "Mctamrra" con. luded a very pleasant sveuing at | tha Taik. This evening the graud .ballet of- A<mod?u?" i, will be proouoed. with Mile Bian;y and all tha ballet ' 1 company. This is a most interesting ballet, and h*i ' - bees got up in the best style by tha managers We ex- 1 e peel to see a Tery full house The eamedy of tha " Nar- 1 r vous Man, and the Man efNsrve" with Uroughtm as MacShan*, the man tf nerve, will be acted previous to the ballet. aud the farce of the " Double Bedded Room" > will ooncluita the performanoea f Boweut Thkatbk?The interesting and axoiting , drama of " Theresej" was repeated last evening, Mr. Marihall personating Carwln with th?t display of feeling ander.er.y, which oreates au Impression of reality in " all this gentleman's ptrformaacej Mr. Jordan excited ' 1 considerable mirth by his drollery as Lavlgue, the land- | lord of a village tave:n. The part of the orphan j Theresa, was acted with much nature and feeling by | >ira. jor.an ins piece was wea received by me audience, who m?dt< up a full nnd fashionable house The new Yaok?e comeily ot tbe " People * Candidate," wae placed next. :n wfcich Mr Marble, R" Isai-h SUuttuok. was a* successful an tt.e evening b?tore In exciting the > good humour a>..d laughter of the auiie?3<\ by bis 1 Yaakee jok';S and dro'lerita. and especially when he api>euts > ? sheriff elect. in a bra:i new suit, in which he outi a truly comlo figure. Mrs Sutiinrlnnl. aa U?tty. > afforded no small assistance in carrying out tbe fun > Mr. Marbln also a[ pmred in tbe last pi?j?, " 8am Paleh ' in France,and was enthusiastic *lljr received To J morrow evening, Mr. Marble will egain perform in two ' pieces, and Mr Burke will make hia flrit appenrano sloes hi* in J sposition. The hill is highly attractive It i? now clearly understood, that tbe proprietorship of ' the Bowery Theatre baa change.I JanJs. and that Mr. J A W Jackson laa retired, after having readied a hand ' soma fortune, together with a larg? sura ha baa received for hia interest iu the ooncern It la but jdatice to fay, that Mr Jackaou. while in the disohargs of thn l? portaut duties ettao'ied to the u>aii?ueui*nt of n larje theatre, frrm hia straightforward oonduot, oarrlea with hioi in hia a -purvun now that establishment, tbe kind - wlshr< of his l>i(ns? and fellow oitlifos From the " talent that will b? brought forward unlet* the proaeu rran.r.'snkr.t, and no cbtot" ' flng made either in tb? offl?e of the a aia'ole ant courteous treasurer, f r that o the et-)!s-nj<vn'?. ein?"t, w? i.ave no doubt, tbe patron of 'hi? popular theatre will bave n??Tjr rauca iob>i' ' well pleased aa ever, In tha selection ox amusements fo I their erj ijm-nt Chatham Tiikathb.?The play tf " Damon ar.d Pyth'^a ' was p?rfnrr;ie't here Hat evening, by anexorl lent cii.'it. Tli' iucl- nostums, and gftseial f-atun. of tha plot, render thubrautlfut ^l?oe . ? sourr,. Of d*'p attract!: ii The purt of Damon, by Mr. Aldamwaa auaUinid with a power eminently wo tUy of hi pslm.er d?ys u,ou tb? hoards And th? noble and m*i,b f nenrlng ot I)amoa be'ore ih- senat , and hia a'teiupt t, . J. I) j l>-Ml I II ?ai. .11,1,1 u Han . m .. hd'1 powrfol n*rin??tlon. Id th Inter?!** with Hm t in'ion-, (Mt* VVr*y i tuo ?c?nc *ki bigblv wrought atirt ( touching. f.lowing th* f*arful urujtgl* b?tw*?n honor j and fld'lt'T to hi* frW, 1 Fythia* (Hltldl oq t ?* on- l har>'. a'ii Iot* to h'? wife and otiiid on th , ' other. Ho wti aMy pupporlwd by Mr. Meld, t) ' Pytbl^r, ?'.(! N'r Dra.idon. * WionyMm. and 'lr Sutb- . rrland. ??i Phlllill<i* I h* char?ot.*r of H*rmio(t? ha< t b*?n aligned to Mr*. Wilkln?<>u, but in Bou*?qu*nce o j indinpr n.Iioii, aho wa* unabl* to p?iform, and Mra VVra: . to<k ?!) . <rt, iu whloU fbe a^quit'oJ I^rprlf meat c.< n diubly .Uk.? 11II drrth'a ('alantli*. w*? i li>n un *xr?|:?Lt t ' p*in>n<?tton Ton plec*. alto^fth-r, w*tit off iuo? Rui:c*,?rfully, ard in h mannir highly cifdiuble tot .1 ? nian>g>mviut < t th* < buth'Ki 1 i? rt*o?ut Inipri.V' ni?ntn in th>* rf?">^r?l app?arni ? of 1 ho JutiTior trg?lb< r with the ?i?D?ry, r?'n'lnn. <l*ncratlm*, and tlio hi|<h at j tr?oliouf nitfbily cut f^rtti in th* ii IV imr all nx-t wti 1 * an- appreciation Iron th* utic.?roui patrena a?' friend* who frtqu?nt t!.!? popiiuU' pli?i;? ct ?v*rilog i# cr?itlon. I'h* Dillfi?r thii *??uioT w.U, d/U'itl??', diaw a j*tu hou?* Cmcui, Baw? rt amphmir* rnr. Tho pr?*?nt * **ot Is a m >?t?i'cou h:hi/ oui t<ir h* aiot>hllf>ntr*, af ?v?*rv thirg j?< i? r > wl! .itli It. f h# hnu??* I* w*U llll?d rvty ffori' g 1 Ur porfurmano** ar? all tu?t eoutd b? d??irf>ii and ni inn 11 wa-itirg toward* inuring it tha rno?t pim*an. plat ri'soit t'><\ i* to h? fou.i'l by our oit * n> Kqti** t 1 mrs, gym nat left, oujlo pantomime. i n.i ??r,.*'yot o.r.rr ':nrui:,m?f t*, ?uo?**d i?*auotb?r i' ?u h :t 11 m,|{ r. und t' at i.nvibi K I"1* uotrty ? .11 ><i|iini<t i k* |>l io*. L'St ight w? k , Mil: 1 I "In I > in 1 o, > I t. at, fc'il th* Iioiik* wa* W'l h I - lb) tbf ti: ,11 ajm'r-i' cf till* younj rl 1 r t?h.) ?i*r?*'l'y blx'i i?i bl* |iof-MOu I- v- w*ut < flmi'.i ti.ly *iid will To-nighl tbar- g ' I lit flu* bill. I. 1 Lh* banaflk l>rMi. J. J. \V?*. -\m I< hhiit>'? Minrmpi.t Tlifl ruuu who oalivt b * HJUUHI a Ml ill* i>?iibiK>4D0_*< of g?muif?, wu?L be! 1 iU*ai In the ?v?* \? Iwilna tjWM J Imh u>4 bungrj ic?b ?h:ita if. 1ro-'.y bo U> *? ;ru?t the welfare of oth'ri to?be tttin b? too afr'Mto tu>i in# >oth. 'plo for aoj thing Though there may be inch ind'f Iduala in the community, tbey are evidently nucb, Ttry much. In the minority, to- aujh crowded lU 1i?doc? r.a grto* Me<-hanici' Il.?l ?v?si'? iteulfiir h?ve I'id im before b-en eeen in N<>w York. Vounc nnd old, leb and poor, male and female, all e??m to relUb thn an moat thoroughly. They bare a fine bill out ibis tvening Sable Brothkrb ?Theae bretbern ef tJe banjo ars inite abliting ligbta among Ethiopi.-n alngera Th-y > rform with an unction and guato which'ehowa how thoroughly they enter iuto the spirit cf their rong*. The Kihi"pmn branch of mueio ia quite Rn import-nt iepartmeat of roea ism uow-a daya. i'o-n!ght they giro tar frwnda tii)Jer?>-y City a touih cf their quality, at Waahington Hall, In liiat place Bi^tkd'i Pamoham*.?Vlei'era to tbia adlendid work ire all wrtoni-hmsot at the t.rouraie and m'tral man J i?r in whioh tbe aoeoery on the bankaor t b < m'^uiy Wm laeipsi is poortrayed on oauvass Ibaa beooioo ot? >r the ataui^rd plaoea of aiBoa?iu?Qt In tbe elty.and we ira glad to learn that It ia very hsndicinily pa'roniaed. rhnai who have r.oi seen tb? river itarlf oiijrtit to go ?m! rle* tila, the "countar.'ait presentment," and those who n>r? c*?n itouvbc to no ai d ravnetbeir rcooileo.ier.a i.f t by ivT.sit to P^aorun Iiall. Baef bway Oi>> on?Tte Model Artist fever la at i'a leighe bt i?. an tk? plaoa ia crowded nightly Ce\ncRT Room.? A band ol Kthlrpiin Movers, Nelg?o, aho playn on ten ln?trume?. ti at n '.lino. and Model Arrets, are the attraoilona at lis room every tveuing. Campbkll'i Minst?ils?Thin band of fingers ba\a iOmmwQved their coararis at Mine; va Uoeme, uad trout ;be fe.vjt tbey hare experienced from tbe publio during previous viaita, w? Joubt *c>t tb?y will xetou well 1'bcy much taoril, both aa elugera and danr.era, and .btir list of ?oug* ii tot'n ltrjje and new. Spinktto's Canauy Bmoa br* the p*L* of all tbe chilIren iu toirn. an it not only cf children, but aho of grown folia. Dr. Valentin with Ills fcud^^t or queer itoriee, fills up tht< evening'a amueein nt vtry pleasAiity. These performannea take plane at th* Society Library every evening thla week. Two exbibi'lcne of the jirda are given during the day, via: at lo>i A M , and P. M. I tiy Intelligent*. Tut Police UazETrKOf tbla weak, will contain tbe [rial and portrait cf L>< nlap It the muvder < f Al> Xina?r Vlllt in Am street. Alao a OU?pieta IfeCftf tb* carjdt, of all tbe po.icenien ct tbiaritywho wtreauugler.d.d, diaos-iriiged. or wb'> rriiitnuj. f.irth-5 psst year, tnJ the causa ot ?uoh suspension, discharge, or rutij:uatlon. ' 'aooBLB in tub Wijwam ?The primary wtrd mfetInge of ibo wh'p ratty to;>k place, in tbn tlilftrertt werda, >u Monday night, for the election of coiumt'.te<a to ihu.to delegates to the natlunul convention. to be bell a Philadelphia, in June n?xt, fur the purpose (if noonaating cundidatea for tbe Preaidenoy and Vice Prrsllenny, for ?l?ot>on In November neat In n> arly all tbn varda the frlenda of H?n>y C.ay far the Pr?iid?;,oy ?ne ;nu?cuj uuc iu oerriuk m mv warus inert- xjose a 010 ltl>> with regard to the candidate lor t'ie Vice Prei>i'jt>noy. [a ths Sov. nth wm (1 1 he politicians wore bu>iiy eu,; get til il y; but when i/bt c ?u\e on, and tlie c?aiufl,c<-d, it wtri'l. . </?vliMO were two panics-tu? liosie party, ?u i the Wcod pditjr. both cf wUidi w*re uvorablt* to the flection of Mr. Clay ; but, for to.ua 3tiUCo. the sincerity of the former geutleinm wad jount>d by some of the lrhi^n. nt:d in-tead of an *yp <iutuieut', ib? meeting brokt- up iu the yi -utest confusion, without my thing haying b>> en done. Tb friends Of Mr Hoxij wwe tirrn, and tfie fritt'ids of J'r, W. oJ warn #t?dte;?i, :,U'i to continued, which brought ubou thw u'jovc-ai^u Uoaed result. Ik tb* Eighteenth w*rd ttiere ??s also 50t.*idtr?bia difficulty whb r'ffmd to the ViJe Pre&iJeaoy Tin nuuia of n governor S. vv .ra \>m u. niiuncj u couneotion with tbat i fUc?. There was fomtJerabU ippofitiou manifested to Mr tieward, uhich was strongly iditerud t , and the result was also oonfudon, and little >r nothing done. The Wbathse?Ye?t*rd?y was indeed a real wintry lay. The morniog was olear aud wold,with* strong *iod froai th? northwest, and the street* were filled ith clouds of duat. About noou the air beoaine raw, tnd heavy floating ol'>u Js b>-spoke a coming n-orm To' sat is evening thv ooi i increased, nad the indications of isttrru were mori prominent. Tiius his .vlwrou pur i lued h i way; obangiug f/ooi ouf extieme to the other; ilu ui' euuuci i: una cnnnge >-u*oioa mau auvtaei: tnK-jS ?1.08. Two more Stahles anh Fourteen Homes Burned ? \ fire brok* out about baif<past two o'clock, jt-eterday ?lteruoon, In the lirvry (table of.Brown, iu the rear >f No a'-> Bowery, whicb was entirely destroyed, toice:her with fourteen b .raea burned to Oea'h The fire ^riiiidHthJ in the hiy loft, ami before it wm diasevi-red, aea'-ly toe >? o'.<? tuil' - ait . lop^-J in which ;ireelud" I i '1 V">p? c lm hot i" ir< very ??uabla c; f I Williams, lb* ffcMM . [ tfc umber: ale. W% oss la '-a'. *. irc-ui iiUuO i ?3uui> Phe other lorsea b?i< to different lniividu n who had placed :h>m then r-ry. The Qamea communicated to the stable of P 'a Weatcheater Hotrl, No 21 Bowery, it'bloh wan ytiestrojed A large quantity of oil >loihs, woi 00 sMN4 in ore ot the iofia of this itable, were royrd. The Are al*>o coomuaio^ted to he retir end oi No 33 Bowery, occupied by .Mr Utor.a lati ns a boarding hi use, which was danaged to the imouut of $1,500, but, <t was laid, waa fully inaured. J-Ttral small houzea on Division atreet were oon*iderab.y r j ired. It ia HUpptif.'l to be the work ot au lnoenUary. Fires Ykstebdit?More Horifi Burned ? \ Are was liscofered abnuc 1 o'cl Tk y< nt?rd*> morning, in ibe statin the rear of No. 361)4 Sixth aireet.ebiun waaentirsv dee'.r^yed tOgcUlOT with'fiYe valuable hnrcea The laiiiva comxumcAied to a fr.iuie building ndj doing. oolupitd by Jo hit Myers, which waa aire destroyed. SupjMeii to be til a woik of inceodiarin* A fire brcke cut abmt tea o'cl*ok on Monday -ight, lu a atable in tbe re?r of ?3 Maugiu atr-et, hioU wai d< atioytd, together with two horrea belongi.<( to J. W. Leggett?alao suppesed to bj the work of m iucenoiary. Alio, about h If past ten o'clock on Monday night, n a stable in the rear of No Ob First aireet, wuioh was .he work of an Incendiary A fire brcke out about one o'aloek yesterday nornicg, in a bakery in Third avenue, near 2etJh street, tbich waa ?.ut out with trifling damage. A fire brcke ont. also, e.bcut two o'clock yraterday sorninff. ill thu hrilM 37^ l)rn?*L?a nhUh Wkfl extinguished with trifling darnsge. IncanniaaisM.?There s?eirs. of late, to be spirit of inoendiarlsm abroad in this city, and it U rosily a I amain g with what boldneesand courage thlsrpecles of crime is perpetrated without fear ?f detection Withlu the past f jur day*, not l?u than fourteen (table*. seventyligtat horses, and four store boa?*s bare beta destroyed 5j th?- torch of the inoeadisry. and than far no clae can jo obtained to tna villtan* who thus wantonly, or for jaln. destroy tba property of their fellows. On Sunday light last, there were seven stablts burned within tba 'pane or one hour and a half, <> ? of whlsh w?s th* stable >i tbe iiailem Knilrcad Company, who lost fifty seven iors>s Tnat was most oertal&ly the work of some ona sho fired tba premise*, from the tact that for two beura here had bean no on* ooanected witb tb* company in .ha stable, and when first discovered, the fire was encompassed in a small spaas; but the total defl:i?ney of rater in that *?o:ton,and want of br?apparfctu*,g*vetba sgirg eUmeut fuffl.'l-nt tics* to ue its work of destrua* ion belore ar.jthiag could b? done, or t ho horses removed The burn.ug of the stable of Mr Brown, ia the lowery, yesterday ?fr.*ruoon, was also th* work of in Incendiary, as will appear fram th* faot that .be fiia originated In tb* middle of th* hay iolt, ind wh?n tne iimra burs through tba roof tb* slide interior of tbe building was 9a fire; foar:een horses w> rn there destroyed, without th* ilUbtest possibility of raving; them Is it u t < 1 ua* lomtthing should be don* to ferret out these fell <)*itroyers? If not, It is impossible to t?U what may be ;he reiult Every night tb?ie are from one to six buildups burned, ana it I* so managed, that bn'ere th* lamea ?re iJlscov/r*d, *11 hope rf saving the property la lout, ked th* a ijio?ut properly endangered. It would be irt-ll (or the police to kee,> a vigilant w*tcli upon the >utlio s'ables of the oity, and some, who nr? thus causng such devastatlun, may be apprehended and brought ;o justice. Tasukt Kicuaito*.?The SenonJ AVar.l Citizens 3orp?. ('apt. Cbaniollor, yectfrday made a target excu? lion to Hotokm. Thry are a no' le-lcoklug get of follows Diimberlo; uboul forty muskets ) and the precision of heir morern'nts. iu tb?ir ro^rchia Is not l?ra than th? kccur/oy of their aim, which wan plainly shown by th? >erfo-atod condition of tU? target on their return. Modki. Attn i s.? The Grand Jury, u ornaplianro with he H. carder Soott. hate turned Uwira.ten[ton to tfc? eiliibiticns known is tableaux tiTu^ts, by .ha f'A urnicd Vole) Artifts, and eft-r pajltg Mlef tisiti to pucie ul the meet ueled exhibitions, y?a;n:d: y roifieneed a rui :b'-r o:' therlmils wol?W to upif'U b-)for? thrm ; and lart eT*&ii<g, Instead or repra>< alin ( < ' pit.ra. Venus, .^eppho. Jin , to il.'Hghte4 ?n|t*iio.>i, at I* Imo's Opnu Ili.usr, T?ra^..' of Mu*?e, or he Od-on, ti.-ey w.re rcli.o an.ly oomaelini to throw i? di 'tlii.'e ti.jb'i > m d be to k-I,ld*rs, l>AUd-b'X nik.rs, tel'arenei dr^n-mastr m the may Ve. Mt?t>*iCi-? Ai r .ik lnfjru-iti. il wan; ununified rdtajd.vy to Ju ulo Cetolmu;, r?.?p<io tug Mie mysterious I<sa; p'<?r?nce oi * ttcpeuu' i" w.'waa, by 'fr? uaine of t'. tt Lurnb. rt, v.h; occupied a ).arr?t room in ;h? :ear ol No 146 Ludiow s re? t. it appears Mrs. Lumhsrt ii* been mi: Hb?; slnoe the let of lauimry. uul iiurlog ,h*t time h'r roiau door h?s mae'Ard looted. Uuder :h?se aitaumataretf, the igis rate dirpat'ibed iBeers IVandell ?nd Whikshart tc the j>r*n\??s, who loioed >5?n the Ooor, bed the uppesrauce of the room, he bedcloihe*, and other thingi therein, all inliOkled that she had Just got up from th* d ; the poor little ci\*s?ry bird found dead n the bottom of the t?g?, Hb? Is a woman of .bout /><? vitrs of age. a fret high, qnit- sto it g'^y 'ys, ind dark hair, and ruppo.v d to we .r * blank , loth i loak, traw hat tr^msed with llgttt ribion?, and a cftar^efthln ed and gri en alp fa dreee Hha has a daughter r> elding n King street, near Verio* rtreet. e-ho says she h?s not en brr ninth* r slT.oe a f.<w days befora New Year's. 1'he runposltion Is, that jots foul pliy hae i ren used owardr \'re Lumb.nt. a* the wis Uno*Tn to h? a rery egular w man in all li*r hebits Jur'me Kr^obam is lritlgatir.g a thorough investigation end r.?*roh. In ord. r o nse?r:uin tbs wn?reab.>u's of th> nii?? pg wnman.aud !0 d uht in a / w d?y? som>' inure light will be^turowu ,11. m, ?t. u'f.lr ? H Itnlttniwl 111 ? llif.'nrc Ti e entir* lti e t i ilm Mud ttlvr Its' ro.<vJ i.< eipeotM o b?i coHiplf'?'l y nt-Xt, #n<l th?n t.hn 'inm-r tr-p b#lw?? u th? clH?i* of Cincinnati .".nil Nrw 'oik 1.1?y M MdlIB(brtf nod all by rff?*in. H h? pio?'?mni? of the r ilroai oo-ap i,-,!<<? It iB'ipref4(fllttiu 'o; o?f : I,m\ i CfntliiMtl it .1 f. H.i ff| \ At 9|tlB|flrtd tO fup 7 P. M ; lonTB !l I' VI ; arrif? a: ttjuilu'ky (b-mkfMt) HA M J kt* 8 iodurl>> j 7 A. M j *rr:>r nt B ufftlo (bri-ah'ap ) A. M ; Im*i IdftlO hi 0 A. M ; arrive nr. Albany itu f"<) 4 \ .M ; '?t.v, All)*.ijr * 6 A. M j arrive la 4'? Yoik.1 l\ .1 i ? in*!> * ?h'"<- iu?n ami i>na i'tit ! 11 ' . >? li?t w.iU 'l I #> In It'sft<0 In thi?? lourlonyr > KUml I. rifr. Muirh 14 I iiMMiimn, rin.ni.r ?It K "" u ?r?-t pleasure to ?n iouijco <b? K?to ntura t>> I'h lwi< 1? oi uiir Jlailu* If I < MBi Conn do m it. Jain, llU( lung 1 tuvca ui u- \i yag? roum U..i wo IJ. ? iullct.n, Af?uA14.