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4 The publication oBlee of the National
ItiritLicAN til at the northeast corner of Dnd
Seienth atresia, moob4 floor, over W, D. Shep
herd's hook store. Entranea on Seventh atrest.
pi.ayibu wAjuii BxpairitvK
The New York IWtmne telle the story of a
New York farmer, who paid ft Tlalt to a soldier
son stationed at Saflblk, the capital of Nanse-
monil county, In Virginia. There mi plentj
of forage In sight, but It wat the property ol
rebels and conld not be touched. The Got-
ernment borers and mulea were therefore eat
ing hay brought from the North and costing
at Suffolk not less than forty dollan per ton.
The thing has one redeeming feature, which
the New York larmer doea not notice, and that
It, that there may hare been sundry good
profits In furnishing this hay.
We are undoubtedly a rich nation, but it It
now discovered Chat our wealth Is not bound
Ifm. that them Is such a thing as a limit to the
national credit, and that war for the mere lux
ury ol It cannot be indulged In n great while
without ruin. Coogress discovered it long ago,
ami directed the war to be carried oj, as tar
an possible, at Ibe oxpeLe cf the euemy, bui
it is only a lew days ago that the Qrif of our
generals (Pope) got n fair glimpse at the truth,
ami determined to govern himself accordingly.
Wn trust he will not bo the last one.
We remember months ago, when the drivel
lers who have assumed the exclusive know
ledge of the art of war were speculating upon
the difficulties ol un advance from Washington
upon Uichtmind, the coldest and most insu
perable one to their muddled apprehensions
wns Hie iinned u,;t ;bat Inn advancing army
would be obliiel to wugon every pouud of its
lunige upwird of on hiiudred miles. The
I leu ol finding forage on the way. In p. country
abounding In II, was altogether beyond their
Ami ikox a Siancion Quartcr. The
N itlonal InUUiijmcer. which somehow conlln
net t(j keep alive without the "book job," has
betu very prolure, or late, in its advice as to
the manutr in which this war shall be carried
on, and a to t' o geni rils who shall command
On the 24th of May, 1801, when our troops
entered Virginia, the Intelligencer formally pro
teie, ugtinst the whole war, predicted Its In
evitaliln fa line, tod wvthed lit own bands of
any participation In It or responsibility for It.
It would si em to have been the dictate of
mo.lei.ly, for the I nl tUiyenr.tr to have kept it
self In tb) tack ground as to the management
.I i war which it had steadily opposed.
KnAcim-io i Maryland. An Intelligent
wilier in the Baltimore American urges the
Maryland slaveholders to accept the Presi
dent's proposition, and sell out now, while
tbey have a chance, lie says that " the process
of gradual emancipation is going on by dally
stiunpedee.the facilities for which will Increase
by u prolongation ol the war. Things of that
sort once siiccissfully begun increase with as
lunubiug rupldlty, until they assume the form
ol a mani t. like the secession mania and other
mamas, now become historical.'
lie also tells the slaveholder that Maryland
is iu a state of transition between slave and
I roe labor, advancing with rapid strides towards
I In latter, and no one doubts the final result
whatever government may control her future.
"It will make no difference as to this matter
a hether Maryland is the southern border of a
Northern Confederacy, or the northern border
ofHHouthern Confederacy, or the central At
lantin Htate of the great Union. It will make a
vast difference as to her Immediate future that,
Instead orahlrklng the Issue thrust upon bsr by
the on rushing tide of events, she should man
lully meet that Issue, and speak the word that
shall insure peace and security to her clllsens
" inches take unto themselves wings and fly
away. Human chattels are provided with na-
iurai means oi locomotion, and ' move off.'
ue insuiuuon is learning me lactica or Beau,
regard, and evacuating the premises. It is a
npavmeu animal, aim is terrioiy worried with
Hie heaves. Hare's a man want to buy stock
It,!'. Mil t.llt "
Tun Miv icn rk or (Jot ernhknt Arms.
The .rinory In Springfield, Massachusetts,
makes I4.IIUU elands of arms a month la ft
hoit tone that establishment, with the five
privuui simps In uperatiou there, will be able
to manufacture :V,U0U guns per month. The
armories at Providence, Hartford, Trenton
Itridosbttrgb Verm. ml, Illon, and ono or two
oiher places, will eaci be ahln to lurui.h the
Uoverunieiit with 200 guns per day. In a few
inonihs we h ill be making first rate arms,
iieiier urn i lite nest tiurope can afford, nt the
rale ol Mm.iiuo per annum It Is universally
aoui .-l-d by those who ore compeient to form
a correct iidgm"ut, that there is nothing on
the other side ol the Atlantic that can compare
wnii Ihe Aiuericiu arm.
Ill, ,-MIOTH THAT StRDCK TUK ARKAVSAS.
peclalors describe the appearance of the shout
ts they Mruok to have been curious In the
iieme. IJvery lime a solid shot struck her
,l I'ing u cloud ol blue blaze seemed to rise
Iroui ihe jiot, ami u streak of brighter Ore,
uiiind by the Iriclion, marked the entire course
ol Hie xli.jt, until It passed over the vessel into
i he wall r Some of the heaviest shot, how
ever, pwsed entirely through the plating and
pniietrnliil the liiurior of the vessel. As the
Arkunaiia appro ichd l'ltrragut'e gunboat, No.
f, she awrrvtd a Utile fn m her course to reply
lo it elm' from one of the other boats At this
lurUut u solid shot from the 11 luch coluroblsd
ol the N i. II struck her on the larboard bow,
ne ir the lorward port, passing through and un
der her plating, and ripping It oft" for a coo
HOW TUP KkDRLH KKOARD TUK ElCUANOt Or
1'hihum.iu a liading editorial of the Bich-
mond nub-rr or the 23d, upon the pending
exchange ol prisoners says " the basis of the
exchange has uu ih, cartel of 1812. This
cartel marks au Import un era In the war. It
is the acknowledgment ol our lu,ta nationality.
We are by it made bellhjt rents, aud the Gov
eruiuent of the United States treats with the
(Intel niueut of the Coulederule State through
,2-(Jen. (Jass spoke briefly at s meeting In
Detroit a lew vveniogs sluce, urging the neces
sity ol glviug the Government all Ul aid it
il, siren His heitih is very feeble
I arrived bar yesterday morning by the
New London route from Boston in the steamer
" City ol New York "which, with the steamer
" City of Boston," makes that new and deserv
edly popular line. No soch perfect boat are
to be found on any Inland water navigation in
the world. They are complete In every ap
pointment of comfort and luxury. For quiet
and cool night's rest, they are far superior to
the hotels In our noisy cities.
During my week's trip to New England, I
heard different opinions from well-informed
persona, as to the practicability of raising the
quota assigned to New England of the 300,000
men lately called for, without raortlog to the
distasteful process of drafting. Those who
were the most hopeful on the subject, had
doubts whether they could bo raised In suffici
ent season, without drafting. Much will de
pend upon the course of current events, and
upon the degree ol change In IU policy which
the Administration may manliest. I do not
peak without consideration and pretty good
means of knowing, In saying that the people of
New England are thoroughly satisfied that the
further prosecution of the war upon the lait
policy of the Administration Is utterly idle.
Their readiness to aid In the war will therefore
be exactly proportioned to the change of that
policy, of which they may be able to see the
They are hopeful of such a change, and will
be still more so, now that they hare learned
that the President hss Issued a proclamation
under the sixth section of the confiscation law.
That Is a most Important step, and will serve
to soften the regret and disappointment at Ihe
President's courso in not giving notice to the
slaves of rebels escaping Into our lines, that the
law of the land guarantees their freedom. The
suspicion was thereby created that that law
would be silently and practically nullified by
the failure of the Executive to enforce it, just
as another law has been for nearly a year; I
mean the act of August C, 1861, giving freedom
to all slaves used for the purposes of the rebel
lion. But the proclamation of the President
under the sixth section of the confiscation law,
has n better look and excites new hopes. It Is
not Impossible that the President may have is
sued it earlier than he otherwise would have
done. In consequence of perceiving that bis
action in the other particular was altogether
unsatisfactory to the loyal portion of the coun
try. The time for soft words has gone by. The
people are determined that this war shall be
waged in earnest or shall be stopped. The ex
pression from Ihe commercial men and capital
Ists of this commercial metropolis, just made to
the President, excites no surprise In my mind.
As there Is no place so much Interested In the
preservation of the Union, so there Is no point
where a vigorous prosecution ol the war will
be so sternly Insisted upon as here. I pre
dicted, la an address which I delivered in Wash
ington in Dtcember I860, that, contrary to all
the then existing appearances to tbo contrary,
It wonld be the city of New York which would
finally be the most determined upon a war with
the rebels, when it came to be seen that the re
belllon could not be put down without war.
It is upon the same view of the case, that I
have never doabted that it would be the city
of New York which would most unanimously
demand the overthrow of slavery, when it came
to be teen that without that overthrow, a res
toration of the Union is impossible. Wall street
wonld have preferred compromise to fighting
at the outset, and after the fighting commenced
Wall street hoped to see the Union restored "as
It was." But Wall street means to have the
Union restored at all events, and will sacrifice
slavery, or anything else, which stands In the
Publlo attention Is being everywhere called
to the lolly of raising new regiments for the
war, while the old ones remain mere skeletons
It is really a waste of nearly the whole expen
diture of men and money which It Involves
It Is a waste of the whole of that expenditure,
so far as immediate service is concerned.
A Successful Foraoinu Partt. A few days
ago Quartermaster Sergeant Stiles, of the First
District regiment, (saw la Bank's division,) ac
companied by a squad ol men, started out on
a foraging expedition Irom Little Washington.
After proceeding about twelve miles Into the
country, In a retired spot, situated In a notch
of the mountains, they were astonished to find
in a large enclosed field a herd of very fine
horses, some fifty in number. The herd, ap
parently, was In cbarg i of an old negro mai,
who upon being Interrogated as to whom they
belonged, replied th it they had been left there
some time ago by n person, whose namo he
did uot know, but supposed that he was an
agent of the "seceshers," as he disappeared
about the time an army made their appearance
in the neighborhood. Many or Ibe horses were
oolts, which bad not been broken. The "boys,"
who bod their train filled with forage, and it
being late in the afternoon when the discovery
was made, could not bring the horses along
that day, but returued the next day, and con
fiscated the whole heard, which, alter a great
deal of trouble, (most of the animals belog
very wild and ungovernable,) they succeeded
in bringing them into camp.
Pat tor Invalid Soloikkk and Others
Letters of inquiry relating to the pay of
soldiers In hospitals or on furloughs, should
be addressed to the Paymaster General;
relating to back pay und $100 bounty of
deceased soldiers, to tbe Sucond Auditor;
relating to pay of deceased teamsters or
other employees ol tbo QuarUrmastir's
Department, and for pay for horses killed
or lest In the service, to the Third Audi
tor; relatlong to the pay aud bouuty of per
sons in the marine or naval service, to Fourth
Auditor; about soldiers iu tbe army, to the Ad
Examination or Arht Sukiikons. An Army
Medical Board, composed of Surgeons Brinton,
Clymer, and Assistant Surgeon Wobeler, U.S A ,
for tbe examination ot brigadu surgeons, uod
staff and volunteer i urgeons, and assistant sur
geons, and contract physicians, is to be held In
this city. The examination U a lLorough
practical one, both with ngard to hiirgicsl
operations and bed side experience. It is cul
culated to test tbe real knowledge of tbe can
Vert FRtairrruL. Tbe Illchmond pipers
publish a report that the negroes on Koanoke
man, have "risen and killed tbo Yankees."
- Gen. Ualleck and staff have returned
from the Peninsula
The Eacouragsment of KnllstmenU.
The following Is a copy of tho letter from the
Secretary of War to the Joint Committee of
the New York Common Council on National
0-i - ti- oe soeo
oaianiay, -juit &u, iot-i
Genflsmnt; Your views respecting the re
cruiting service, and tho proper measures to
encourage It, have been attentively considered
bv the President, and the following: regulations
establlsheOby the Department are expected to
attain the object you desire:
First The Adjutant General will detail an
officer at each rendezvous, for mustering in re
cruits, who will pay to each recruit his proper
share of bounty, and also pay the recruiting
tee at un ume ne is mustereu into ine serviee
of the United States. .
Second: It being of paramount Importance
to nu up tne oia regiments epeeauy, sitew
recruits to the old regiments doable that for
the new regiments will be paid, to wit: ft for
Third: The recruits will be clothed, armed,
and equipped without delay, and placed in n
camn of Instruction.
Any other practical suggestions you may be
pleased lo offer will always be respectfully
comaaereu oy tne Department.
Yours truly, Edwin M. Startox,
Secretary of War.
The Star, of last evening, says that the fol
lowing order has been Issued by the head of
one of the publlo offices:
Wa&uiiotov. July 24, 1SG2.
I regret to be Informed that clerks la this
office are frequently Incommoded by the India
erect conversation of their Tallows, and that the
prosecution of their duties Is Interfered with by
the nertlnacllv wherewith debatable oninions
are dogmatically enunciated during business
It Is painful to realize that men enioving the
emoluments and ease of civil offices, far re
moved from danger, Indulge the unmanly prac
tice of criticising the courage and discretion of
officers In the army who are devoting their
energies and sacrificing health and life to the
cause of the country.
nunnoaesire to restrain tne independent
expression of orlrate opinion on all Droner oc
casions, I am conscious of the unfavorable
enect upen tne prosecution or business which
results from gratuitous declarations unlavora
ble to those cordial relations which should be
cherished among fellow clerks, while I deem
open censures upon men in civil or military
offices as Indications of a waul of rcewct for the
President of the United States, who Is pre
sumed to be discreet and patriotic, and sensi
ble of his responsibilities. During business
hours, the clerks of ttih office are expected to
pursue that plain path ol duty which cannot be
mistaken, and to avoid discussions of doubtful
propriety and pernicious tendency.
Adjutant Gknkui.'h Ochce,
WaaMnatnn Jnln 9. 1BC9
General Orders. No. 88.
1. The recruiting detail lor each volunteer
ntvtmanl In Ika flal.1 ...III k.u.ll.. a-,.. .,
..... .u i uiw mil uciCdIICI UUUBIM. Ul
two commissioned officers from tho regiment
auu one uon commiseioneu omcer or private
from each company. Paragraph III of "Gene
ral Orders," No. 105, or ltl.l, is amended rc
cordlogly. Itegimental commanders will ut
once select tne additional men herein author
ized: and the order for detail will, us before,
he trlven hu Ihia (!mm.n.la.. r ii.m..i.
or Corps d'Armee.
i. une commissioned officer ol the del ill
will remain constantly at the general resrultlng
depot to receive the recruits when sent from
the rpmlawnii nn.l ,n bum!.. ..... .....i -
- ..vH.VUo, HHV n. v i.ir; umc UUU VUU
trol over them after their arrival until they are
uiucteu hi lueir n-gimeuis.
3. Recruits for regiments now in the II Id will
be nermlttal n -.1a-i nrn, ...nnnn - ku.nt
ment they may prefer. Should the company
itait.t AAlnAttf,.! Lt. r..ll .!.. AL.- t t. .
uuo DClCbaKU UO IUU WUVU UKJ JOin II, ID 9 J
nut ue uuuwvu w suieci ftnointT.
1. All mpn Urhn floalra lnnlnnll.,......,l. 1-
. -. .. Mv..v.oiy(j.j VI UJf DIJUW4B, IU
ifttn an? tittrtlrnlnr NUrlmanv si nn.n. Ik
r.K. r.7 .: u :::. "rrivF-"
mo uciti, me ucreu uuioorizea lo preheat
will be enrolled and forwarded at once lo ibe
ffeoeral tip tint far IIia Ktnt zip dlaiptnt ik
be duly mustered, and to receive tbii bouoty
llnHfll tlV llW lis 111' h AaaA r.nlll ..
...... j ... H nuvaa t,aoHi VllllBlUlCUa
papers and descriptive Hats will be forwarded
as directed iu "General Orders" No. 105, of
loui, irom mis oince.
By order of the Secretary or War :
IIo. Kon. Williams died at bis residence,
at Augusta, Maine, on Friday last, in the 80th
year ol his age. He was a lawyer by proles
(ion, and for many years exerted u wide in
fluence In Maine, which was his n itivo State.
For several years he was a member of tbe
Legislature, and was U. S Senator Irom 1837
to 1813. He received Irom Ilowdoin College
tbe degree of hu. D.
Tut Martial Spirit is thoroughly aroused
In llostoa. A few days ago a large number of
"volunteers" paraded the principal streets, ac
companied by a drum corps, and carrying a
banner with the Inscription : "The Rattlesnake
It must be crushed. Arm and fight."
1'rfak ok a Cannov 11am. -In the recent
engagement with tho rebel innnur Arkansas,
a shot, a 128 pounder, struck the lienton In l.p
port quarter, wi nl through the f'ointnmlore's
cook room, and, penelritlng lo Cipl Phelps'
room lodged on the pillow of his cot.
InuNA Tho Democracy of tho seventh
district of Indiana have nominated thn Hon.
D. W. Voorbees for Congress.
Brigadier General Uenjamin F. oborls
nas uecu aseigneu to duty at General Pope's
headquarters as chief of cavalry.
Tub FLoiiKMt. Nioiitinoaiks or tub War.
A correspondent In McClellan's army thus
speaks of the noble women who ore devoting
themselves silently, and luiosteutatiously to the
good work or relieving the wants or the sick
and wounded soldiers, wherever nurses and
hospital stores are scarce:
" Mrs. Senator Harlan und Mrs, Major Wood
aro here, from Washington, with a large amount
Of hOSDital Stores. ThOV nronosn In rnmnln
and give them out by personal distribution to
those most needing them. Those who have
entrusted stores to tbeso ladies need bave no
rears lha.t every crumb will not reach and
"Individual exertion on this wide Held for
good works, needs to be tempered with a large
proportion of practioal sense or It beoomesa
worse than senseless thing. Mrs. Harlan bad
a mother's experience at Sbllob, and has a
decree of administrating and eiecuttve apt).
tudo that would shame many a Cabinet minis
ter this, dlreotlng a large hearted woman's
bensiolence, peculiarly flu her for the work
her hand has found to do.
" Mrs. Fales. of Iowa, wife or Mr. J. T. Fates.
or tho Patent Offloe, has been with the army
ever since It has reaohsd this place, lending
her own hands to the work of the hospitals, and
personally distributing large stores consigned
to her by parties at the North.
"Ibe field Of these ladles la amone the real.
mental hospitals in the front camps. The post
hospital at tho Landing does net so much as
require their assistance since It first receives
1 here is a spouting well In Sulinevllle. Ohio.
up which tbe gas rushes in large volumes and
"iiugiem violence, a rumauiio couple, aiew
nights sluce. Invited their friends and a clern-
mau lo the vicinity ol the well, set Are to the
spouting Jet, or gas, and by tbe light of the tall
pillar ol roarlncr flame, were united In mar
FROM NEW ORLEANS.
' THE CITY IIKAL.THV.
THE JMJnT BKJrajtTMOJT.
BeMrexard Rf ported Very Sick.
New .York, July 28. Tb,teamer Marion
from New Orleans, with dates to the 20th InsL,
arrived at this port at three o'clock this after,
She briers reoori that the health of the city
of New Orleans Is iuagood condition. Two
thousand men were cngageii in the worn of
cleaning the streets when the Marlon left.
The exploits of tbe rebel ram Arkansas had
caused some excitement In New Orleans, but
the reeling was soon quieted down
II is reported by Mobile papers that General
Beanreeard Is now hlng terv sick.
Tbe New Orleans papers received contain no
news wnatever ol any moment.
Important from the 'West.
X TRAITOROUS CONSPIRACY DKTECTKD
AKUGST OF HON. 0. U VAL1.ANDI011AM
ON CUAKOK UK 11E1NG IMPLICATED,
DRAFTING TO BK ENTERED UPON 11
a OU10 IS AUGUST. I
New York, July 23. The Tribune baa a spe
cial dispatch from Oolumbus, Ohio, stating that
Rev. Dr. lliooks, ol St. Louis, and liev. D. Hoy t,
of Louisville, werS amted on Friday night, at
the house of a notorious rebel. Jodie Clark, of
II is reported that Important nanera were
found on them. Imnllcatinir Hon. i:. I.- Vallan-
aiguam, wno win oe tatrn witn mem to liin
clnnatL Tbe Governor has Issued orders to assessors
to have an enrollment of all able bodied men
ready by the 18th of August If there shall
not ue volunteers enough by thai time, draft
Ing will commence.
Latest from Nashville.
Rebel Attack on Tenth Ohio
Memphis and Charleston Railroad
Nashtiixk, Jnly 27. iThe Tenth Ohio real-
ment, which has been guarding the Memphis
and Charleston railroad betneeu Deeatnr and
Cumberland, were attacked by a large force of
guenuas unuer mains ami warn.
Thirty or forty or tho regiment nre said to
have been killed.
The road was said lo have been iiamace,!
considerably, bnt not so ranch us tn cut off
A large rebel force Is reported lo be near
Col. Forrest Is reported lo beat Girth u't
wuu me oojeci, 11 is supposeu, 01 making u ue
scent on the Louisville railroad.
From Fortress Monroe.
iw.m 'k'iwm aiuiv His tuo nieamrT
Slain of Milne itrrivl tit I'orttTM, Monroo this
IVnantu Urn uiu I..I.. ol roi... -
....., .. r.Wcu u i,iuv,n nuiu juy I unit, Willi
thi-Mi! t.unjrrd ondflity releawd prinoners from
Point lo bnggnjfo cars, fa charge of Dr. Cnllon.
mfsrflfsfll s1!pstlnt nl l.nnimlHsi'j .1t.l.l. 1
.!. un vvivt wi MvukBii vet n til 1 BtU II , mi
received by Col. Swelter, of Gen. McClellan's
tatr L'varW An,lllU anna -...... Ik t
. iij vuuiteraj wtM puuwu menu prteuu
aapfl nnsl niii aiAn ntal tvAnM.lA.1 tfctia f t.....
1..USS.SSU wui mt.m uuu nutiuuru tVUllBlj III IiriRUt)
WrrA klnilltf Irnalnsl
Dr. liurritt, thn aurgeou In charge of the
State of Maine, bixjb the releoped prisoners were
stall tfbl n S 1 .. 1 ..H lH a r . a a a
vidian , stdi.isuu i.uuuiuK uj uenenu ne
fllAitnn nnil nnu nf li i,il fil... i il.
"" MMie, vuv wi i j in BUtil SJlliUrrB, UIIU aUQ
medical director of the army of the Potomac,
At.utitciuiiu, sw uu rAUliiUiru IUH COUU1L10I 01
n lis tit,liasnit'& tisApa ImAnnlif .! In rlHL.s
lilnuUrin nun uiuilUi UUWU IU lICIUw
carp, lor which tho rebel officer apologked,
xajiug tua. un luuir gum WCTU OCCUpieU la
sending troopa to General JackHou. In reply
iu i 4UCBUUU wueru iui.buu wai u was re
nllSAfl 1 nflt. nnriAil i Irnmsv urltaiwaa f.iAbairt mm
but that they Knew enough of hlra to reloforce
ThA rtis)la nru linllilfnr ftimu ts aIi.1 .
boats at Richmond one. tho "New Merrimac."
Is nearly computed, und ready tot theguns to
be put on board another, called the "Lady
Thivla M ta nnai l.uH. I t.l 1 n. aa '.
vt(an, In mvsvt uT-iuij iiuu i;iuu( mm me mini
one U on the etocka, nul ho far advanced
A rebel soldier said their campn were about
tht-Pf Itilil is half mllau liantr ! !.. !...
-.. -.. ... Hbn, uuui IUU sJUIUCB
river that they kept back out of th way of
,lm all Alia nl ,hn .. !....., ,nul, .1. . . X .
.uu dugiib v, wia Kuuuuau., 101 luey uiu noi 1IK0
General McClellan was glad lo see the re
turned soldier, nnil innp.,M.l l.ul. ...til.
them. One oi them remarked that he hoped
which the General replied : "You will Lave to
maae naste, men."
It is reported that the rebels have succeeded
In driving oil a large number of cattle belong
ing to the army.
There has been, an.l ulill c ,. An...i.iu.Li.
number nf -hIm.1 Irnmu ul..nn ,l in. -,
. --- -..Hnr.,uufi .uu tfuuin, river.
between City Point and Klcbmond, and also at
u. ucui a Dicmutirg, uiu inose at Petersburg
appear to bo moving toward ltlchmond. One
of our returned soldiers saw Ore trains carry
ing troops from Petersburg toward ltlchmond.
h lfiliMn rot to. lirlaniiAfd umru l,e,.kl sA
Fortress Monroe, this (Suuday) alteruoou, Irom
Sutrolk, having been captured near that place
yesterday. Among them ure two commissioned
Great Shipments of Cotton from
Cits Race. Julj 27. Tho .steamer Edin.
burgh, from Liverpool on the evening ot the
17tb, passed this point at 7 p. m on Saturday
Bvcmug. out wet tun uiaflguw SieariOg Op
the channel on the nioruluir ot the 18th. and
the Arabia otr Queenstown on tbe night ol the
In tbe absence of turther news Irom Ameri
ca, the Ilngllsh papers hive little lo say on the
There Is no commercial intelligence.
The VImti nublisbes it letter liom Us seees.
slon correspondent at Liverpool, Mr. Spenc;,
euloglstlo of the energy and power of ihe
iiomeueraies. ue points out tuu dltliculty
against which the Confederates are contending
in organizing and maintaining their armies.
The Time j says It Is reported by a private
telegram Irom India that 113,00(1 bales of cot.
ton have been shipped Irom Ilombay In one
week. This Is believed to have been under
the news of a rise of only Id In prices In Liv
erpool, and It Is ooiiseifuently Inferred that
when the news of the recent great advance Is
received, much larger shipments will come
forward lhaii have boen expected,
Tin Case or CaiK. Harrison.
Nkw York, July 28 The naoers or this
morning publish a cord from Capt. llarrlson,
who was posted by Gen, l'epe, ou Baturdy, ex
pressing his surprise and mortification at the
order or Gen. Pope, and Btatlug that bis
nMi-nulln.i h..l I.uh n.,..lul 1... ,.,.. -I- ,
vw.hh.iw.i uh. H.ni hvv. g'.ui. u. u,a UUIUUM1
two days before he lelt his command. He re-
Hltfnt-il In finnaiAiianriit iiT un Inlnru s-an&.n,,.) t
"ft" luuocijwvHV" imji.ij louciyril III
tbe service und by the advice ot Ills lellow
olUcers and surgeons.
I lis New York llocli market.
Ntw Viiuk, July 282 i m. Market with
out material changes Iu prices. Transactions
extremely light, und the market dull. Long
bonds, U'lJaMJ ; notes, lOijallU ; old de
mand notis, 10(ijal07 ; gold. 117Jall7J ; Bhars
list merely nominal ; bonds firm.
Vikuima. The Democrats of the Fayette,
Westmoreland, and Indiana district, Virginia,
have nominated John L. Dawson for Congress.
Historical Sketch or SLAvcar-We con.
ttnue our extracts from the forthcoming excel
lent report on the Eight Oetasu by Buperln
tendent Kennedy.' Tbo followlni' comnrsfcen-
sivs historical sketch of the progress of slavery
in mis couatry win be found worthy of aiten.
Ura peraMl. Av newt feature in elaysry'has
sprung up uuring me last ten years. Indian
Slavery, an account of which will be found
For more than threo and a half centuries
slavery nas exisrea in tne west Indies. Indi
ans from the. American coast were .conveyed
10 Bl. Domlnffo and ftnha tn larva timfiM
The plea for the oapture and employment of
iu" nuorisiuees was weir conversion to unriati.
anltr. Which but faw llvert Innir In anlnv
under the effects ef labor and the ellmale.lhav
JI.J H.lt. B B..l.tl. .. -. -l .- 'l
"' w,ni n raumn iuii eiiooaing lo ooniom-
This circumstance directed the attention of
me epaniarus to Africa, irom whlcb country
slaves were Imported about the year 1503, the
licenses fur that object groatly enriching the
Spanish exohenuer for long period after. Tho
Introduction of Africans Into Brarll and Pern
dates almost simultaneously with the oonqnest
...o wuuiiiwi ujr vuiisi nuu x irairu. variy
In the sixteenth century. By tbe middle of
mat veniury lue aDonginees oi tne west in
dies had disappeared, and their places were
occupied by Africans, who were introduced
about this period In very large numbers
throughout the Spanish and Portuguese pos
sessions In South America. It was but shortly
subsequent that English adventurers embarked
successfully In the slave trad, wblob they
Jursusd under charters from Elizabeth and
The first negro slaves were Imported Into
Virginia In lbl'i, where they numbered about
2,000 In 1070. It is believed that the ftrst slave
ship fitted out In the Kngllsh colonies sailed
from Boston In IMG. In 1C24 the French Intro
duced slaves Into their Island or SL Christo
pher, and soon after Into Martinique and Gua
deloupe, and shortly established slavery In all
their American oolonles. The Dutch embarked
tn tbe trafflo with other UvUlied nation; so
that the conclusion is laevitable that all the en
lightened nations of the world who enjoyed
any extended commerce simultaneously parti,
cipated In a trade now deemed contraband,
and towards whlcb the world la now as equally
united In hostility. Had slavery continued to
expand In numbers In other parts of America
as It has grown In tho United States, thsre
would, at the present time, be more than 31,
000,000 of this class of persoes in the United
mates ana me uritisn, French, Hpanlsh, and
Brazilian possessions. It is believed, however.
that In all American countries and Islands of
our seas, except in the United States, tbe num
ber of slaves was only maintained from time to
ume uy me prosecution oi tne slave trade.
While slavery In North America extended, in
177J, from and Including the Canadian provin
ces to Florida, Its northern limit has been
gradually contracting, while indications clearly
point tn Its western termini, which have doubt
less been already attained. The Importation or
slaves m me unuea Biaies was interdicted br
law In 1808. In 1J7 the legislature of Rhode
Island Interdicted the Importation or slaves In
to that colony, and tbe next year enacted a law
ot emanolpatton by declaring the children of
an siave momera to ue uorn, iree. aiaasaonu
cetia abolished slavery, by her bill or rights,
in 17t0. In 1784 I'onnootlcut barred the Intro.
ductlon or slaves, aud declared all born after
me ist in juarcn oi mat year tree at the age
of twenty-six. Pennsylvania, In 1780, by law,
prohibited tho iutroduetlon or slaves, and de
clared free all children of slave mothers born
thereafter. Virginia prohibited the Introduc
tion of siavos from abroad In 1778; Maryland
In 17s I. New Hampshire abolished slavery Ih
itvi-, igw ivia iu itvj, new jersey in loiu.
Such has been the Droeress and decline ot Af.
rican slavery In our country, where Its severi
ties have been humanity compared with other
oountriea, and where, although among the last
10 oiing io me institution, tne tramo in this
class of persons was first seriously, as It has
been persistently, opposed. It may not be out
ol place to alato that tbe American States,
which. In the past century, abolished slavery,
permitted tbe freo colored population to enjoy
every right consistent with their condition as
a class, and allowod bond and free to remain,
during their natural lives, in the State or col
ony whero they lived. This fact, although
sometimes questioned, can be demonstrated
beyond cavil; and the contrary can only be
urged by suou as aro unfamiliar with the sub
ject or bavo an object In the misrepresentation.
The plan of gradual emancipation probably
tended to this result, us those who were living
in bondage continued te lie slaves, while thalr
descendents were generally to become tree at
such periou as luey were quauueu to maintain
thoir own existonce by labor.
An examination of the relatlie number at
diirerent successive periods, until slavery bo
comes extinct, must fead todonciuslons that no
material deportation of slaves ocourred shortly
before or after the passage or emancipation
acts a ract which cannot be controverted; and
whtlo It must be conceded that the northern
people prosecuted the slave trade at an early
period v lib energy and thrill, they are entitled
lo the award of sincerity and honesty In giving
tho earliest examples of the abolition of the
institution oi slavery wituin tneir own Dor
A new clement has been developed by the
present census, viz: that of tbe statistics of
negro slavery among the Indian tribes west of
Aritansaa, comprising tne unociaw, tmeroKee,
Creek, and Chickasaw nations; also tho num
ber ot white and free colored population scat
tered tbrouzh those tribes: all of which, with
an estimate Irom the most rellablo souroea of
tne wuoie numner oi auorigines, will bo round
appended to mo population tables. My refer
eiioo to this table, it will appear that tho
Choctaws held 2,207 negro slaves, distributed
among 33.1 ownors: the Cherolcees 2. Ml. hsld
by Mi uwuers; Ihe Creeks l.Gol, owned by
2t,7 Indians: mid tbe ChlckasawH 017 to tin
owners. As, uudor all the circumstances of
slavery everywnere, too Bervlle race- la tery
uuoqually distributed, bo will appear to be the
caso with the Indian tribes. While one Cboo
taw Is owner or 227 slaves, and Ion or the
largest proprietors own oil, averaging nearly
,., .1... al.na .. ... .. ,.-.... .. . I.
or slaves In that tribe, while the Indians num.
ber about us eight tu one slave.
Among tbe Cliorolcees, the largest proprietor
iiuiusoi loaves, iu leuiarKesi own3tJ,averag.
Ing a little over 35, und the number tn eaoh
holder averages n llltlo more than a hair per
cent, more than with the Choctaws, whllo the
population of Indiana In the tribe to slaves as
about nine to one. ' Among tbe Creeks, two
bold 7.1 slaves eaoh; ten own 433, while the ra
tio of slaves to the whole number of Indians
varies but Utile from that with the Cherokees.
Tbe largest proprietor among the Cblckasaws
holds id slaves; ten own 275, or an average of
27, while the average Is nearly eight to each
owner In the tribe, and ono to eaob 51 Indlars
In tbe tribe. It thus appears that, in those
tribes, there ure nearly eight Indians to each
negro slave, and that the slaves form about 121
per Lent, or tbe population, omitting the
whites and rreo colored, the small mlm nf
Semlnoloa, although like the tribes above
mentioned, transplanted from slaveholdlng
States, holds no slaves, but Intermarry with
tho colored population. These tribes, while
they present an advanced state of civilization,
and some or them bavo attained to a condition
or comfort, wealth, and refinement, form but a
small portion of tbe Indian tribes within the
territory of tbo Unltod Mates, und are alluded
to on acoount of their relation to a olvll eon.
dltlon reoognled by a portion of the States,
aim wniun oxercisos a signincant influence
with tbe country at large.
Mrs. Uiiiiti.Ka J. Fauhmck, A correspond'
cut of tho Philadelphia Inquirer, writing from
Martinbburg, Va., thus speaks ot this lady, who
reeldia within u mile of that place:
Mrs. Charles J. Faulkner Is tho wiliest and
moat experienced diplomat In the Valley of
v irginia. cue is more dangerous than uelle
Boyd, because she is moro adroit, and has
larger social Influence and ereater means or
accompiiening ner purposes, tne is even now
almost nightly Inviting coteries ol our young
oflicers to her bouse. Shu and ber two
daughters luvhh their most courtly blandish
ments upon them, and, ere they know It, ere
they bave perceived their purposo, all tbe In
telligence they desire Is extracted. As a mat
ter ol course, our plans, our movements, the
number of our troops, und the direction or
their murcb. or the number in irurrisnn. nre
duly transmitted to ftlcbmond by the by-way
uub iuii.cb nuuu tuu touvm iiuvo uu lIlTOUgO
Who tnake the beat soldiers?
men thov have tho most drilling, who are
tbe most dishonest neoplo? Hardware mer.
chants. The tell Iron and iletl for a living,
Who Is the laziest man 1 Tbe f urnllnre dealer.
He keeps chairs and lounges about all ths I
BxamriNo at Jssusugnt Would It not be
won, sir. Editor ot th JsauhilooM. to urge the
importance of exacting ' Ve cat tf allegiance
from all cHssenjj aed esMekllT of ministers In
thfciDIstr.itTu Legislature of Kentucky
nas passed bwrnakkclt blading on all
mlabteis bM priests . ps, take tk prescribed
uttu aeiors mey can exercise so ngnior
tnarrlaire. and foe neo'lMllnv nr refnslno-. anh.
Jectlng them to a penally of not under $50 aud
not exceeding aoo. we should not be back
ward In a dot or this sort All Government
omclals take the oath, and all professional
men. Lawyers and m1niaLrB if nni lavmen.
ought at this Juncture to bo prescribed fat ot
agauul. Let not Kentuaky be ahead of us, or
Alexandria, where recently the, oath was ex
acted from storekeepers, which resulted In the
MlAaIn....I.B-tl-t . .... ...-
v.ub.um, ui ut uiauj uisioyai mfrcDanra stores,
Let the good work begin now at Jerusalem,
i, - ' i.
Th wax COlleotlon of th lata Wadama Tits.
saud, In London, has lately been enriched by
figures of Mason and Slldell." The London
aaiuraay tuvua saya that - Mr. President Lid
coin stands saawluur at them, with an nnna.
lion which Indicate at once dyspepsia and
a. FOR TUB BK2TFIT OF
BT. MATTHEW'S SCHOOLS,
AA AnAMISiAn lOAuAflU,
MOSniV. Aunt a.
Boats will convsy vUltorslo the lalaad free ef
"v""" wnarr, wasmngtM,aiifMt
of High street, Georgetown, daring tbsday3-
snaaaiaai at! rtlalaub . "V r T
aai asvsasK sa v V wvvat m aW
Tloksls to the grands so cents, shlldren hsM prise
Mulls aad refreshmaata la atmadajioe.
Thsobjsetof thlspie-nls belog to raise fends to
aid la plsolng ths schools of this Parish on a perma
nent looUni, It uhop4d that ths msmbsrs of i the
Huu nw u vauue m general win coneur to rea
der It suoeessfuf. . .,
Tlflksls mav ba lied ef tha fhllAwtBv mhm.1,,..
Win r. Diary,
Geo. r. Kldwell, .,
Wm. II. Harvey.
John ansa, k
O. I. Useea, ,
Daniel las Use,
P. Jordan, .
Wm. I, Vrlssill,
Wm. A. Kennedy,
1 he NAVf DEPARTMENT will aatil the 4 Hi
vi Augun us, receive pnnonuous lor ids ooaelrae'
Hon and Snellen of STEAU HACUIHRItv im
board vessels similar to ths propeller gonboetf. This
mscblnery msv be Ihe lame aa In the ennbnate.ev.
eept that the stroke of the piston will be at Inches,
that Waddell's slide valves will he used, and there
be a grate sarfaos of 167 square festi the dlsmeter of
the propeller to be tea leet, and the rudder-poet,
""i ww tuuuBt v ut vt wpucr anu pontpiieupm.
In all other respects lo cosforai to the printed ooa
traot and apeoUToaUoa for tbe gunboat machinery.
Propostuons will at the same time be received lor
Say Other kind of Knetnee. of canal nnwer. wrlth
surface ooBdenser, under ths same terms and eosdt-
tiwue; mt uutieie, wrcw, ruuaer posi, enoe.ana red'
dsr betas as abovs described. ' ,r
Tne proponiionsniut slate the line, Utal cost,
and the navy yard to whleh It is Intended to apply.
la ths event of other Ksglnes than those ballf lur
ths ganboats being preferred, the partite will fri-
iu vuu,u,eu, epeciuoauua, ana toere win oe iq
-. . v u. hhu.v. V. U.KM. UICUB, w.B
lnilrumentj(itxrr,c , Btunvrateil in the prlaUd
inrwiuHtsiiUlia eiVVTf rviVIITU IV.
Jy m 3t ,
. DiPAHKirr or the IimtioK,
Wuhlntvfnn. .InlvQU. lt
FROrOSALS will be noetTcd at thli Department
utiitsvuiuvitvii vt vuBcaaeTAj. lutj .iinair OI Ad
ntt.ror oompletlBg tit OiflribatlBir ltcwrvolr of
ino TVBiaiD(aonAqmaaoa risiuaaaipMiinoauou
may be Men uttr ttu lth of Avftut
1'ropouliU beiealtd, endoned "FropoMte for
IfauaHttta Bl aa4 JIIJ SA ak wf.. "a--s.a. eta
aassni f wtr, - avails UUTVIVU IU .(jar xiOBe UMID 11
Smith, btowUry of the Interior WaahlDjrton.
WATT J. 8HITU.
f 2&-SUwtAag2S Chief Clerk.
1TOTICB-.lwtI. the publlo to know t hit th
min Jimti A. Wlx. PollfBavn at th HaiMtiI.
bVHIIVKU tU UtUSJI Ul , WlTlWIW IHC VllOUIItil SjDIjn,
for eaHfttlit Uld battetrVatBdrAaitiiDaT nnflinatvln ths.
dlMharn of hli dntr. ud Mntcuced bT tfis court ta
fonrnoatbi' inprifOuntBt lo theooeamoo Jail. U
Jr'ite 4m M& j. il. WI8K
iNew York Trlbnnt copy four montha, and
saitrf Mil lathis aeSa. lHkTT '
jjoti o m.
l'UOfOSALH from Dealen and Mil ra ar invi
ted till the nth day of Augnit.1802, for fumUhln
FLO UK to the Habeiatcnce department, of the tame
kind which liu been rccetred by the United SlaUi
UoTernment, and known aa No .Extra
Sampleiorthle Flour can be ieen at the Capitol
Bakery, In ttiU city.
It 1m detdnd to make a contract for SQ.ooo barrel.,
honld, however, any pereon desire to lurnlth a lew
quantity be will atate the preolH uumber of barrel!
In hla bid
The contractor will be required to fnrnhh at the
rate of about (00 barrtli dally, until the contract U
No Flour will be received which doea not come un
au tut siaiiuaiu tun u VI .IBUItat UUDCCUOIl, naUC
Jutt before the Durchaie.
The Flour to be delivered at the Railroad Depot
tu iiMiuiutvu,vreiiTuiui n suraouiea m Uf orjcl
town. D. (J
OovermnentReervcatherlfht to reject any bid
for any proper cause.
No bfdi will be received from contractors who
have previously failed to comply with their con
tract bidden moat be present In person to respond to
Tile Oailh of alleelanBa fnnnt arnmnatit inh hM
Flrma making bids ahoulditate the namea ol all
the parties Interested
Payments to be made In Treasury note, and the
bldi to be directed to ' COL A. BKGKWITH. a.
1. C. , and C. ti. , U. a A , Washington, D. U. ," and
aaaailnaaauia lltlaat.u.1. trli.a SI 1-
(Huvinu -' ivpnsus au rtvutt If
TO AQUIA OREEK
The I'otomai Steamboat Oomnany
WII.lt dispatch a beat from ths loot or eleventh
etreet, Washington, every morning, (Handajs
excepted,) at six o'clock, for Acquis Creek, stepping
at Marburr s Leading. Rstarnlng, will leave Ae-
qnla Creek every day, (Snndiva excepted,) at J
o'elook p m
In connection, a freight boat will ran every day.
For freight snd passage, spply on boerd ths boati.
On SatnMsys, the beat leavtng at elx o'clock In
the morning will extend her trip to l'lney rolnt,
and principal intermediate landings Rttuahig,
leave l'lney Folnt at sight o'olock on Sanday
Fare to Acqula Creek, $2. Hound trip, S3
Fare to l'lney Folnt, II.
For freight, or psssags.upply lo freight agents on
Waehl .gton, Wune 11, lsei.
The most Effectual iu the World J
Information may be obtained at
M. T. PARKER'S
Ho. BU taiulslana A v., bet. Otli et Ttli Stsl,
wners every variety ol
WON AND OUNAMENTAJ. FAINTING
Is executed with neatness itnd dlspatoh
To prevent mlitaxes, he will Ute that his " art
uniicivKuTe" reiers exclusively to the vsrlous de
siatlmaats AsTl.la BiBi1at ! a.tf. a. l.ii
a aisavMM, ui saw ivtsHAOe ut wuivu ue ouauienjica otua
petition, either in qaiilty of work or rcMonableneee
ws yggwe. jy lis B)
CI 11CL tO lHSTITUTK KOU YOUNU I.A
IJ1KS, No. Ol K stress, near tbe Circle.
Terms per gusrter ot Tea Weeks, (12 French and
lasgusgee tsught In the ssme icbcol.
Dr. A. AFl'ONE will give three ledum escb
week ou Lltersture and Sotenos, and otherwise aaslet
Whenever h. flan mar. time rrom hi. m.dic.1 nrnftwt
il 4 Has. A. tSAFFONE, Frlnolpa!
f II.S II. W, UATKM,
iratticui Liutnunu nuiGit nepmrers uuti
No 4JI K street, one door below Seventh street
All etvlee of CLOCKit renalrod at BtM.nt h.
leaving address, and warranted to give atluisoUon
ror one year. All styles ot CLOCKS lor sale at ths
lowott cash prions All orders attended to with
promptnees aud dlepatoh. jy s lm
BULLION UAMKlThis Bank Is now doing
buetneei at the corner ef Pennsylvania avenue
and Foar and a half atreets. dealing in evch.n..
drafts, specie, ko ; also, redeems their small bills In
I long mali
m I iyls-1
lnw, mi tuiittt i.tr., vr t ictinry ODIN,
H, BRACKbTT. Free1
B. K. Dsxtsb, Cuhler. jy s& lm
Dxtastmot or Btati,
lfujMnoton,Jan. 26, 1862.
The Hecretary of Stats will hereafter receive
members of Consresa on bnslness on Saturdays,
commencing with Saturday, the first ot next
WILLIAM It. 8KWAKD.
sn-ltinitARV OF COSJOKKHI, Jnlr 113,
Hex. The Uhrsry of Cos cress will be eloeed from
July Sin toaeptemker lit. - -"
JOI1H O. STEFHKNSON,
Jy i" , I Hhrarlan
. O-atehele.r'a llalr DrsWTks Best la
Ihe World WllUsm A. Batehelor's oelehrated
llAtrJJre prodarees a eolor net M 'bs dwingalihsd
frsat asfarei warns ted not te tnjare the llalr In ths
least; remedies the 111 efsots of bad dyes, and lavlff
orates the llalr for lift. OBEY. KF.D, or BUSTY
UAIB,lnetanUytaraa a splendid Black or llrown.
leaving the hair soft aad beautirsl. Sold by all
SW-The aeanlae It signed WILLIAM A.
Fsctory.No 81 Barclay street, (Late va Broad
way and 10 Bond J If ew York my391y
Teaftul f.t. la him a
anasravim aas.es rowntr.
srs and grows la favor. . It kills and
sxtermlaalse Roaches, Bed Bags, Ants, Fleas,
atotns in ciotas, irmra and Furniture, uarden in
nets, ho AU geaalsa bears ths atnatsrs of F.
Lfon , ami U act ewtierieeii Is jamas or dsuetid SMtsMti
Beware of ooaaUrfelta aad Imitations
Lyra's Powder kills all Insects In a trios,
iiio.i Lyoa'i rills are death to rats and nice
'i aold everywhersv V. 8. BAUNKB,
apso-rTcUm mi Broadway, Wsw lots:.
.ABrapeclsvl Sotlest Oassd after Tsseday,
April I, Ml. tne trains oa ttu Baltimore and Ohio
Kallroad will oommsnoa malagi dally, (Sundays
exoepted,) ,leavlu tats SutlcaatTa a. sa., and
wyuumtutix at tr a.nuiKm .nunmqsi wiia nail
Train for all parts of ths If est Ha Wheeling or
Tbrongh tlokets sold and haggaga
. tt. e. oatiu,
H . of Transportation B. a O. B. B.
Ata-8abserIbn ta tn Hepablleaa, let
Georgetown or the sevsatb ward (lilaad) who fail
to receive their papers regularly will oblige the
agent, o U. Delphey, by leavtng notice at air.
shepherd's bookstore, corner Seventh and V streets,
when all delinquencies will be promptly attended
to. Q" may tl
aa-Ualoa Prayer nestlae;. The Union
Praver Ueetlng will bs held every afternoon this
week, la Mew York Avenue ekureb, (Ker. Dr. Oar
ley's,) eommenolng at 5 o'elook, and continuing one
arWeetaav's Progrsesor Blayerr. Coplee
f this werk are for sale at the omos of ths JVaaeaol
wratUlosa. I'smpMst edltioD, IS orate Bound
edition, 76 seats.
HRLnilDI.D'H SCXTHACT BfJCIIU,
TUB QBEAT DIURRTIC
HELM BOLD S EXTRACT UUCIIU,
TMR OBKAT DIURETIC
HELMBOLD'S EXTRACT BDClIlT,
THE ORKAT DIURKTIO
DKLMBOLD'S EXTRACT BUCHU,
TBE OKEAT DIURETIC,
And a positive an J Spectle remedy for Dlsesswofths
Bladder, Kldueye, Qravel, Dropey,
J Aad all Diseases of the Urinary Organs
See advertisement In another oolumn Cnt it oat,
and send for the medielae at onoe.
Ilewan tf counterfeit!, Is 9 3m.
WKT rHlltSK WANTKD IMMBDIATK
It V Apply today and tomorrow, at 416
Seventh street, up stairs After at 113 II street.
corner of Seventh
WANTBD TO HKNT BT TUB MOUTH
Two adjoialns; rooms one of whloh mart front
on the street not higher than the seeond etory
situated within three blocks east or tbs Treasury
Building with use of lavs Included Address,(tiat.
log terme) S U. II , Box I.., F. O.
TITAUTKD LABORERS FOB TIIF. COM-
Quarters provided and good medloal attendance
v v i
mlissryDepsrtmsat at narrUen's Landing
appifVioroneweea, to Mr. BuoKllnorHi
at ths Depot Cemmlaary, foot of O street
Apply for one week, to Mr. BuokllnorMr. Voe,
Msjor C. S
WAHTBOBya Lady, a sltuattoaa teacher
of music (aad ths usual braneass of sdneatlon
Udeelrtd) In a family or school. Ths beet of refer
snees glren and reqalrsd. Fleaes addrees Imme
dlately, staling partiealars, Rev. CHAD. Bl'l.All,
No. sis, Washington street, Boston , Mass.
WANTBD At ths New York Kraploymru
Agency omoe. No 511 Ninth street, near Fa
avsnuwkllTY-VIVBfU) WHITE and COL
ORED OIRLS, with good teferenoes, as Cooks,
Chambermaids, Laundresses, Waltreesee, Nurses,
and Seamstresses Also young Colored Men to wat'
on tables In Frlvata Families ar Hotels. Also want
ed houses Immsdlstelr , with or without t umltun
Employsrs ta want of good help, will Und it to ihelr
advanugs to call,
mr U N. H. MILLS R
MEtlOHANDUn BOOK UIST. Oa Sst
urdsy night last, the subscriber loet on Seventh
B?.IMSW,!5JR J M 'treets, a pocket MEMO
KANiiUM BOOR, contslning hli r naturalisation
papers, accounts, duo bills, and other papers of vslne
only to IUmlr A liberal reward wUlbe given to
tne Under If returned at MeKelden'a Bakery. No
4M, Seventh etreet, Washington D.C
. .. OEOROE B. BJtNNEKER.
it w ;t
ROOMS ABU UORU.-Two large airy roomi,
second floor snd board, at 600 E street, between
Second and Third, with a Northern fsmlly,
TJH1U UBRT-TWO FABLORS, having no
J; conneoilon with the other part of ths house
Inquire at too New Jersey av.nue, souta or the
Capitol A pleasant situation for tbs summer.
Jy 10 If
A FURNISHED HODSB TO LET The com
lorlabls and neatly. lamisbed Houee, No. M
Missouri avsnus, Is now for rant. V or terms, apply
o l tbe premises. J. a ti
EXTRACT OFJENNE PLANT.
TESIED OB FIFTCCK YEARS
WITH IMMENSE SUCCESS
IN THE WEST AND SOUTH,
EXTENSIVELY USED IN THE
THE ONLY RELIABLE CURATIVE
FOR ALL RELAXED
CONDITIONS OF THE BOWELS.
CAUSED BY CUAHQF, OF
WATER AND DIET
SUITED TO ALL AUES
rrepsred aud sold by
Sold Iu Wsahlngton City.
oi. A.OUU, Aiusouri
CIIARLEg 8TOTT, Drugtbt,
No 81ft, Pennsylvania avenue,
nearly opposite Natloaal Hotel
MARSHALL a FAOK,
No. (03, Seventh street weal
Jy 21-1 m
J? ) K AQU IA C It K K K
On aad aftsr Modday, July Sill, ths etesmer KEY
1'OUT will leave her wharl, loot of Seventh street.
at s o'olock a m , for aqula Creek, etopplni at
Alexanorla, and all intermediate Undines Re
turning , will leave Aqula Creek at 4 p ra . arrlv
Ing at Washington at Hi p m, I or lreight or pse
ere, spply on board, or on the wharf, ol
? WM. R SN6W, Agent.
KjUTlUat TO BXOUHKIslI'r.PsrtleB
VI wlelilugto charter ths KEYF08T lor Moon,
light Lxouralons.wlU spply onbosrd, or or Ihe
Agent, at the foot of Seventh etreet, between Ue
hours of 0 a m. ands o m. We are prepared tu
accommodate parties to Ulymcnt for day exeuraloue
Iteavlng andreturalog at aur regular hours
Jy-ff WM B.NOW, Agent.
UK. A. ZAPl'ONK,
riiyucian and Utntiit,
OlDcei No. el K street, nesr ths Clrole,
,VflJl,tiKKPt,,a "JV ! ?'" InstruoUous lo
Medics! Btudeutl and other. In ImIm. ihini..
R, Chemistry, Ueolegy, Botany, and various other
inches of soieaos oonnected with medicine. Jy 1
rilUIH WKlsL. KNOWN UOfKL, WHICH
X oai Mlwayi reoelved 10 gtnttoua a tiatruoaice
fi-oni the putUo, la iiow open for tbe neaiiou
Ihe ample around of the hotel adjoin tlione ol
a uao Dana oi mujuo in aiiaoaea to tne hotel
1 lit tabla will ha auMnHsvl.aui stliataua uin. .int..
. , r- - a-srs-"sa -n. Willi sill lir
Iho DroDrletori iDareno eiart to mmtntain ...i .
ertaae the hlfh repute which Coogrwe Uallhuao
UATHOROiK & MoMinn lei