??????????a???- ' ??..??..-.?
gymt ? Or bas De made a bargain w ith bis Exc
lency Mayor Wood, by which the Aldermen are
|k> brought to turn out Mess a. Tappan and Crav
Id return for the eervice? of Mr. Chatfield in t
?ranging the Japanese swindle?
4 An Irish Catholic" writes us to say that v
?re certainly mistaken iu our presumption that
majority of his co-religionists in this city are su
porters of Douglas. It may be as he aays; b
?we have heard the fact that the Irish were f
Douglas assigned as a reason for May
Wood's adhesion to the Little Giant. The fa
that Airs. Douglas is a Catholic has also been cit<
as inclining many Catholics to support her husbai
lor President. As we hive hitherto offered r
Xeasons in support of our own impression, w
decline to print those of "An Irish Catholic,
merely explaining that we did not intend to sa
that Catholics were or were not governed l
theological considerations more than any oth?
jK*( pie. We shall do our best to keep thi? politici
Contest entirely free from sectariati bias or tbe<
An exultant Virginian sends us a piece of th
?,incoin pole cut dow n and chopped up last Frida
ot Occoquan, and says:
?' Thi? i? th?" way we do tiling? down South. Von ean erect I
tnsny Lireoln poloi North as you pisa?*; hut jou cannot con
?jow :> into our ?tinny South and erect one."
?Our correspondent is mistaken. We sha
erect a first rate one in the White House at Was!
ington on the 4th of March next?quite tall, thoug
l>nly a few inches over six feet?and it will stan
there at least four years, and not be cut down eve
ten. "Wait and see !
THE LATEST NEWS
b? ?'?*' Diapatoh to Tb? N V Trlhur.a.
Washington, Monday, July 30, HOO.
Tin: MMt: point lour afATTDL
1 hough I obtained my information as to tin
alleged purchase of Lime Point, near San Fran
?Pisco, at the War Department, it seems that my
informants were in error. The Government hai
Bert out to condemn the property under the laws o
California. Should the return be extravagant ?
Ot-cond jury of condemnation may be had. Th?
price, (800.000, has never be?n charted by thf
C>wner of the land, which extends seven miles uj
the seaside, and is regarded as a necessity to thi
??- fense of San Francisco.
THF. VIRGINIA I>F.MorRACV.
Tt terewt increases here as to the probable actioi
?I>f the Virginia Democracy on the Presidentialqiies
ton. Undoubtedly the Douglas wing are quite power?
ful enougL to badly defeat the powers that be in the
?State, who have slaughtered Mr. Douglas, and
put up Mr. iireckinridge. Their cry is now pite jus
for harmony, because they see all sorts of dwastei
in the future. H\tra Billy Smith and Shelton F.
gaaMM MOB journeyed out to Augusta County,
tvhere a me??* in? has been held. Several promi?
nent persons ?poke in favor of the following reso?
lution, which is said to have been adopted by the
Rfnolred, That we recommend to the Conventions
t which onr delegates are respectively appointed, to
iLtree upon the follow ing tenus of ( omnOBUM bet we'.u
t'e coi.!ei?Hng wings of the Virginia Democrat v. >*iz:
3 bat the Tatmaia Democracy sliall vote for one Kiecto
Jgal ticket, *a>i that the 1.lectori?, if .-le. teil, shall cast
ths vite of Virginia for Mr. Itrcckiuridge or Mr.
Donglas, according as it may elect either <>f them, il
that ?,'eetiou ? possible; bnt if it will not elect either.
then it shall be cast for Mr. Breckinridge, if he has h
larger MlMol vote on nide of Virginia than Mr,
IXuvUtM, or for Mr. Douglas it he ha? more than Mr.
Mr. Mofb-?t. who was one of the Virgil.i;i dele?
gate? that refused to 100000 at Baltimore, rathei
favored tt*- resolution, hut said he would make m
pledge in advance of the State Convention of the
fneodi of Mr. Douglas to be held at Sttuiiton,
There OOoU 00 no compromise if denunciations of
Wr. Do ni! I as and M friends were to be continued,
a*\-> the thing -tands, it looks like a disposition or
fte part of the Douglas men of Augusta to sur
in?, u MM >< iii.Mi: in m w-ji.a>i:v.
The l.rwekiiiridge Committee here were badly
?et back by the failure of the fusion scheme ai
Trenton, 'i be more demonstrative, who thought
Wr. UrrckLnridge would sweep the South, now
?dmit th?' OOOOOOOv of Boll to be good for at least
lialf the ? leotOfOl votes.
THK < M.ltoK\l\ MAILS?
HoMMf Mr. Vauderbilt may have offended
public "pinion in New York ot elsewhere, it is felt
at the IMf I MM Department that he has come
forward to their help in time of need?first, by
taking to? Bremen and Southampton mails for the
postages; OOOOOjI, in coming forward last year to
Carry the California mails after the fizzle of 004V
tractor ?IMMM? and third, in engaging again to
Cirry the California mails for the postages, aid for
vuat MM Congress may allow. In Mr. Holts
fetter of Ml M of May, 1*?'>0, sending to Congress
a copy of Mr. Vandeihilt's contract, he gives the
amouit orf postage* on the line for about six
month? at $'?7.:'?!'.?; whereas this MM the postage
??imply or. the mails between the New-Voik and
?San i-'rai? ?vo city offices, the postages on all
a>ther niai ? to and from California, via the Isthmus,
L-ing omitfc-1 This was an error of a clerk in
the ALditajirt office. When it wa* found that the
lea! amount of postages was .*:JUO,000 a year, the
2)0MIMM1 had 00 difficulty in effecting the
tu: rangement with Mr. Vauderbilt, he paying
g)109(Ml b< the Panama BoJkooi Company. This
??tutcmenz is wnd>- by reason of charges again-t the
l'o?t offnt* Department of favoritism toward Mr.
III! IHM ? i'KINT?M..
Mr. Par?aborTi's friend? state that he was not a
party to any agreement by which he, in connection
V th MooMJj Moran and Delreei, was to hive a
p< r?iou of the profits of the House printing, in
r.-inHltra^oo 0( ujB aiding iu the election of Mr.
?Foot. It i? stated that Mr. Pangborn was an
cr.g?ial *m?,rU-r uf Mr. Ford, OTatJM Messrs.
IM-iari aid Dcfrtcg opposed him.
T? tiaa- Aaaaca'aVd P/ra?.
a.-c-, , W/'.him.ton, Monday, July :?), l*>*>.
Wlfls lay n. rieal for?? art. IIlt.i ,ynl hi Um haod?
t^sWtCMraaaxtivtiy, ..ft,,.. Breckinridg?, th? Dong
lb?, th?? Half, ami the I.me. In partea, in dir.c-.mg and
t> ml jjif ?a uy atacaicn dm at?cala, the oflcen <>f the
? .'.itecf Sia>* Agricultural S'.n? ty ?re equtlly indus
trionaly ?faTapsoyed in sending to all iwrts of the I'nion
lia OONOMjI list? and circular* of the lireai National
> ahiLition wbich is to be held at Cincinnati in Setit.-m
i'T. Tt* ptMMl matter K"?s free under the frank*
Of] DtrBbans who remain here to a?c their uutograpim,
iu- th?? A?iivu!i:trul lists |?v pMia
I It tt aOMtOdl tliat the Cincinnati Fair will ec!?:>?<)
may jtt mid in thi? country. The iireinium l?st
-ir-otutta to *;iO,o?O, of which a large ahaie, iu m ai? of
*?W ?.'?O, f?*<U, and ?100. is offered for hors.*. A
J^?l,K*^ on* n)il<5 *?"K Mn<l fiftv tei!t iu width, will
Bv?ro??J a Maj ?ppoatuuity for a Mai of siK?>d. Larwe
? oaa? mtmmmM.m ate ??>u^u^ $mg iK,rUl>U tVa4?it
[ stationary steam engine?, stesm-tilougta, and ?team
fire-engines. The grand gold medal ofhonor is offered
fi r tbe best threshing-machine.
The Coast 8ur?ev office and the Smithsonian Insti?
tution are in ?es igaling the ?object of tornadoes, stim?
ulated by these of recent occurrence ?n the West. An
efficient officer connected with the Coast Survey has
MM detailed to visit the sienes of their effects for the
proenring of such data as to gcographv, etc., as will
aid trie scientific examination.
Although no proeda nation lias yet been made as to
tie result, flier* is renfon to believe tbe joint eomnis
bJm has come to the conclnsie?n that Paraguay is not
rrspoi sihle for indemnity to the I'nited States', aud the
Paraguay Navigation Coin pan? which tlaimed dam
Ojea to the ext?nt of nearly f I.OOd.nOO. exclusive of
the alleged violation of grants of important and very
valuable privilege?. *
Ths Savannah has MM ordered to the Mediterra
netin as part of the American squadron, withont ran*
ence to the ?MMMratM Sytia. The steamship Riefe.
mord?Captain Ingrahnni, it is said, hiving volun?
teered to take OMMMmVwould have besen ordered
thither if she could liave been picpared in time far serv?
ice in that Mi.
The steamship Brooklyn left PetiBacola on Wednes?
day for Norfolk.
(?tlicial die patches from F tali show that 100 armv
revolv?is and 8,000 cartridges were furnished by the
acting Aeljuttut-Ceeiieral to the Agent of Russell's
Pony Kxpress, fo defend the riders from the Indians.
V\ . 1>. Irvine- is in charge of the business of \h?
British Legation during the absence of L<>rd Lyons in
Col. Preston, Minister to Spain, is here transacting
1 mines? at the State Department, preliminary to his
return to Madrid.
Gen. Lane has arrived from a visit from North
Tl e difficulties whieh have arisen in regare! to the
House printing are amicably adjusted. Gov. Ford,
the BosJM printer, returned to-day, and all parties to
the controversy lave agreed upon a settlement. Mr.
Pung?an n, whose authority is re< ogniz.ed, remains as
the legal representative and agent of Mr. Ford to su?
perintend the business, and Larcumb and English
are employed to execute the printing. The House
printing will now be speedily executed.
Forty thousand copies of the Covode report will be
in Uii dialelv distributed.
Attempt to Throw a Train of Car?
from the Track.
BOOM*, Monday, Jnly d0. 18G0.
An unsuccessful attempt was made Saturday night
to throw tbe New-York Express train from the track,
near Franiingham, by placing sleepers across the rails.
The train had been running at bighs]ieed, lieing behind
time, but the engineer had just shut off steam as it
was nearing the depot when the engine struck five
sleeper? on the track. Three of them were thrown of
the rails, bnt two caught under the cowcatcher and
were borne along till the train stopped. The train
rocked fearfully, caueing a panic, but no damage wai
The ^ew-Mexiean Mall.
IsTDIrMDtW I, Moaday, July 'M. 1880,
The New-Mexican mail, with date's to the ltith inst..
arriv?e] here lust night, making the distante in H days.
News had reached Santa Vv that Manuel CMVM,
with fifty Mexicans, had gone in pursuit of a large
banel of H?nralos Indians who had run off a herd ol"
sheep for ihe Rio Grande. They overtook the Indians
and bad a fight with them, in which twentv Mexic-ins
and forty Indians were killed and wounded. A con?
siderable .juant.tr of bhetp and other stock was re
Business in Santa Fe? was rect>vering.
The crops promise a tine yield, but provisions are
etui scarce and; command very high prie*?.
Major Seelwick's command are at Bents Fort.
Capt. Stewart, a few days ago. went in pursuit of
and ihptu.e-.i the family of the principal chief of the
Kiowa tribe of Indians. In the melee two soldiers
were wonrded. Lieut. Bavard was also very se?
verely wonnde-d by an arrow being shot in his cheek.
At lud account? from him the poiut eif the arrow was
Mil in the wound, and he would be sent to Pawnee
Fork for medical treatment. Two Indians were
Mr. Dough?? at Riirlington, VI.
Bi kli.noio.n, XL, Monday, duly 39, 1*1.0.
The Hon. S. A. De-ugias arrived ut '.'J a. m. He was
greeted by a large and enthusiastic collection eif citizens,
OOMrtofl by the Howard (?turd, and a large proeession
of carriages and citizens. He passed through the prin?
cipal streets to the Town Hall, where Mr. Saxe intro?
duced Mr. Douglas to tbe audience. MOM 5,000 in iium
Ur. aud Mr. I)e>ug'as responded m a short speech, ex?
pressive of his appreciation of the kind aud honorable
M-ception ibns far given him ia his native S'ate. Mr.
I), received his friends at the American Hotel. He left
for Bloutpelier em the ? J train thai evening.
Prnnaylvania iNsliii? ?.
Pun Atiu.iitiA, Mondav, July ?50, Irteii).
The Prnntylraiivtn has changed proprietors. I> .
K. Moiwit/. retiring, MfOMded by John H. Bruiint-r.
The Bie-ckiniidge and Lane flag has been hoisted.
Oiot ?in m ??. of Mr. Van Ren?.*t*la??r.
Bi RXIMTO?, N. .1., Monday. July .?>, I860.
The funeral obottfttlM of tbe ROY? (' irtUnd \'an
Kenn-ela. r. I?. I? . took pla. e- to-dav. A very kwgl
number of prominent clergymen of efifierent denomina
tioiis were present.
The funeial discourse wa? preached in the Pr.-bv
teiian Church by Pr. Hodge eif Princeton, Urs.
Plumer, Beiardman. and Chester. narticiputintr in the
sei vices. J M fells eif the Cuy I Uli and all the various
e burches were tolled, and during the p.tssiugif the
honored remains from his late residence to the ehiirch.
and thence to ihe railroad station, the hotels, stores,
batiks, and pr vale dwellings, were dosed.
The remains were taken to Albany for iutenueut in
th? family vault.
The ]\('\v-.It'rM>v Rrldgr Cane?.
TrMTO?. N. J., Mondav. July M, lHI'iO.
Tbe Chanced Uir today ?tve an opinion in the appli
(htion for injunction made by the proprietors of the
bridges over the Hackensirk und Pass-iic to restrain
the Iloboken I>and Imjrovement Company from
bridgirg eaid rivers, on the fNMafl of bav ug exclusive
grants. Th* motion was denied, and the bill dismiiwd
with costs. The proprietors have exclusive right for s
toll bridge, but a viaduct to carry over a railroad was
not an infringement of the right.
Tin Prince of Wale?, at Halifax.
Hai it ?\, Monday, duly M, IMOl
The Prince of Wales landed heie to day ut noem.
The squadron WM oil' the port yesteiday. RojoJ
salutes from the fleet atd the butteries gree-teel him on
bis airival, while the people turned out in immense
m inhere to give him a ee rdial leeeptiein. He was pre?
sented with an addres-s at lh<- Do.kyard. He wore tbe
uniform of a colonel of the army, aud rode on horse?
back to the (?ovcrnmen House.
KmiTging freim the- gates of the dock-yards, the
proe-eesion passed through a donhle tile of troops and
volunteers to the (iovernment lleiuse. Here were u
number eif triumphal arches ereted in the street?, in?
cluding Cuiiard's arch, with u -deamshin em t M t<?j? of
it; the Volunteer Artillery arch, built of military
tnpbies; the MayeirVarc.fi: the An sMsOf'l arch, a
very handsome ecclesiastical arch; the Masouii ?arch,
and a liuinbcr of other very handsome arches, all eif
whieh were beautifully deceiruted.
On tbe putude the firemen turned out with u " tro
t hv M feet high, surmounted by u colossal ligure,
nylding a hose. Three thousand five bundre?d children
of the schools abo turned out in white aud blue, an!
sung the national aull.eiii, " (?cd .-ave the Queen."
The Zouave?- at Philadelphia.
Phii.aI'H ruh, Monday. Ju'y MS, lHfsO.
Tbe Zouaves visited Independence Hall this morning.
This afternoon tbev diilled at Fairmonnt Park, before
15 000 spectators, among whom were a large number
Of ladies. As the drill took pJaea on a hill an excellent
view was a Horded. Their meivements were closely
scrutinized and loudly applaud? d. The corps is gaining
nun h favor here, where they we?re first looked upon as
Death of Jonathan Phillip?.
BotTTOff, Monday, .Inly M. ISM,
11 | Hon. Jonathan Phillips died yesterday, aged KJ.
He wub among oui most worthy uud benevolent citi?
Cis. is s mi, Monday, July:?), IMst
F X WMsVoMT A Co. made an asfi/iiuu nt to-efay.
Their liahiluies are #110,000. and their usset* are
TIM' l*rliM'?' of U alt ?.
BaLTIMOBK, Monday, duly 30.1860.
Lord Lyons und Freelk. Ware, <-sei.,eif thej British f.<
gution left 11 re ibis uioniing for Ca?uela to me.et tbe
Trinee of Wales.
\* ? allie i Rr
\i allie r Rrimrt.
Ht Jon?'?. N. K.. fasi?ay, Jah SS, UM.
UlndKn.l e'nar Tnerii,i>m?t.r 1*0. No .Un? ol Hi. I'll.
All.?-rt no? d ..-!r< m ?-aluay Zl?t.
At e *or lim.-**--1 cleat-, oan ?rei twruty bvr antas 0"
The Pony Eipreai?.
^ 8f. Josim, Mondav, July 30, 18fl>.
The Pony Eiprts?, through in ten days, has just
reached here with a general summary of news from
California to July 19.
Arrived at San Francisco, July 1?, steamer Oolden
Age from Panama; Jr-ly V.i, hark Comet, Honolulu.
Sailed. Jnlv l?, Vbiuln for New-York; July 19,
bark LOMO. Melbourne.
Pnsiness has been i|niet since the Pony of the 11th
left. .Nothing occurred in tlie market worth communi?
cating. Prices, generally, were without changa, and
the demand ttill limited.
Dates from St. Loaia were received by telegraph,
via Siringfleld, to the morning (>f the M ?f .lune, and
gave the news that the Baltimore Convention broke
np in a row. Intense anxietv prevailed to know what
followed. The Republican?" regarded the news as so
encouraging that they caused MOM? to be fired.
An injunction having been Issued restraining the
Alta Teltgraph Company from using the Morse pateot,
has brcnght about a c?n.-olidation between that and
the Stute Tine, the latter owning the patent.
Thf re is no California news of importance.
The Overland Mail leaving for the East yesterdav
took over l.ri,000 letters.
The steam?r Panana hrirgs Oregon dties to the 18th.
Oca? Haineyaid st-iff had left for th? Atlantic
'I*he mining expedition from l.inn County to the
Bine Mountains, had returned 1-efore reaching thslr
poii t of destination. Nbey bad a serions tight with
Indians, ard killed five of "them. They bad two men
wounded, and had to abandon fT.'iO worth of property.
The Indians arc snpprsed to hslong to the same gang
that bave made war in Washoe. Trouble was also an?
ticipated with the I.uak Indians, a portion of whom
had recently returned from the Washoe conntry,
greatly embittered against the whites in consequence
of their (bjiot there.
Tl e official returns of the doOaV I elect Shiel. Dem?
ocratic) Congress, and leaves the legislature as hereto?
fore reported; in all pmbabilin securing the election of
a ItVpublican and I'opnlar Sovereignty DOaWOMtl
Cuiten States Senator in August. The whole nnmber
of votes cast in the State was 19,499. against 11,V?6
The Bark ('.met brings advices from the Sandwich
Itlards to the ii'.id nit.; two weeks later.
Business was dull, and there was no exciting news.
The operation? af the American (?uano Company at
Baker's Island appear to have taken a fresh imiietns.
Ships will follow each other as rapidly as they can be
loaded at the Island. Some MO ltliorers were dis?
patched to the pits from Honolulu on or about the
Later.?S\s Faaomco, July 19, S: 10 p. m.?Ar?
rived since the departure of the lust pony, .Inly b">,
(?hip Jacob Bell, from New-York; 17th, bark (arrie
Sailed 17th, bark Julia and Wilhelm, Cape of flood
Hoj.>e, with a cargo of flour and wheat.
t'oMMBKCIAl ? Tia-?e ha? been qdet thi? week, wltli but little
nquiry for goodafreni thf loontr?. and only a ?ru?ll quantity to
ing forward. No importanttrainartl-in? have trsaipired. Small
parcel? ?re ?ellii | at sO?tO the laat quotation?. Bale? of ?One
article?, however, ?how a downword tend? ncy.
C'ruabed Sugar i? not worth over ll,r: Whlaky 3??ar><\
American Brandy tic. (M lug? Kio Cotise ex-Netoua, ?old it
Wie at ?action to-day, A large ?ot of Chira ?rods were offered
but could only be dl?poted of to the extent ofsaoiule?. Iu (Jraln
there ia little charge, to b? noted
Mon? ><n i a. Monday, .Inly TO, 1 ?T>0.
Tlie Hon. Kli Thayer addressed a large and enthu?
siastic meeting in vindication of bis Congressional
course, sustaining his position, as indicated by the
manifestations in the audience.
Loom hi B, Monday, July 19?4 0? m.
Oen. Leslie Coombs, American' candidate for Clerk
of the Court of Appea's, is addressing a large and en?
thusiastic Bell and Kverctt meetititr. A great iintnl>er
of ladies are among the andier.ee.
Moniii-Tou n, Penn., Monday. July M, 18?*).
Ellen M- Nanu e was found dead n her dwelling; to?
day. Her arms and rib.-were broken, and her skull
was fractured. The husbbhd of the unfortunate wo?
man has been arrested upon the charire of murder.
Both are Irish, aud were vetv iutempeta'.e in their
Witt it fan*?.
run Ai.nmiA. Monday. July TO, (999.
There was a brilliar t exhibition of water gas at the
(?irnrd Hiuisc this evening, under the auspices of the
Kevstone Cas Company, to the niemla-is of the pre**
and other citi/.eus. Three-fourth? of the hotel is now
lighted bv this gas, at an expense not exceeding .TO
ceuts per 1,000 feet.
DBaTMCTiTi nao tooaaaai iraan -raacitot n o?
iMi.i r.uu mi i.i oasTRo? r.i>.
EaM night, about tsn o'clock, a tire ocrurrad ia
Nassau street, bit ween Aim and Kult >i? si re?t?i, involv?
ing the destitution of the npper |>art cf buildings No*
99, 100, 10V, and 194, toi/ether with a large ijaaiitity o
The tire originated in the building No. 100 N'as?m
street, occupied on tl e lib. -th, and ?.tli Hours by
< barbs Vint?n, Printer, but from what cause could
not be ascertained. Thence the flames extended oo
either aide to the sixth atOltoo 0. N<>. 99, OOOOfiotl by
.Mr. Strong, Book 1'ul.liehci and Statioiier.and Nos. Iu.'
and 101 oi cupie.l by varions partie? as office?.
The firemen were on tin- ground with their OJOOl
alacrity after the Hlarm was aouuded, but owing to the
ejtrenie bight of the building.-, they experienced great
difficulty in reaching the flames." By not] minai.'.
ixent. however, on the p:.rt of tila*. Chi.-f Engineer and
Assistants, the lire-men succeeded, after about two hours'
hard Ubor, in obtaining mueieiv Of the destructive
The fourth, lifth aid sixth stories of No. M4 were
partially destroyed, und the sixth ?tory of No. 98, 199
aid lll-l liiluost entirely burned out. '1 he building No.
11)4. corner of HMOO aid Ann street? is very deep,
exlein ing nearly one hundred feet in the latter street,
aid the npiei part was at one tune enveloped in flames.
Altli. ugh the moon was shining biigh'ly. the light from
the hurtling ?mu-ture could be distinctly Been from
e\eiy Mil of the ? ity.
The lo.-g on stock of Mr. Vint?n will amount to ab-iut
* 10.000. He is probably insured.
The bio* k of Mi. Niaii'an. station? r, on the firs', floor
of No. 199, was damaged by water to the amount of
about f.ri.000. Binned for *:? .ri00, in city Companies.
The stock and lixtures iu the publishing and station?
ery estabbshn ?at of Mr. Strong, No. '.'X Nassau sin e\
were dun aged by fire and water to the extent of
about 910,999. K?illv itmred for ?ity Companvs for
The stock of Murk Cohen, stationer and bookseller,
on the litst floor if No. 199, w as damaged by water to
the extent of $1,600. Iusurtd l.-r f-l.olKJ iu city to?
Ibimnge bv water toetock of Aaron Joseph, clothier,
00 the first lf<K-r of building corner of Nassau and Ann
?trcels, about f',00. lotOftd tor ??'.'.000 in city OMM?
nies. Mr. Ji st ph em < i edi d in removing the greater
part of his stock, but it was much damaged by water
I^css of Mr. Thompson, broker, occupying office in
No. 199; about ?:(ihj.
The mac hm? iv aid tools of Mr. A y res, manufacturer
of jewtli v, weie ioatagctj to the amount of alxiut
?I.'on. Fully insured.
The stock ar.d fixtures of Win. A. M? Donald, adver
tisil g Ugfllt, Were ihi?.?.gt?l libillt 1199a
'I he st<. k and fixtures of Stout tV Brother, nroprie
tors of The .V. Y. Trau?eript, w?re damagcci to the
amount of about ?).<<M) by water. Kullv insured.
Several other OOnOBf occupying tl|M in the rurn.-i
building sustained more or lc.-s damage by water. The
buildii g~ are owned bv Mr. Bogers, aud are damaged
to the amount of ?JIO.IKK); insured.
The stock of Mr. Bogers, cloth'er. in the bn.Lling
known as " Inion Hall, corner of Fulton and Nassau
streets, was damaged by water, but to what extent is
uni now n. ,
Officer JoON Of the Second Prei inct, arrested Fran?
cis, assistant foreman of No. 41 Hose, for striking him
over the hiad with a tiumpet. Keating was baked up.
aiaaaoi oi a gfoToasotri Id m.Lut.?I^tst even
ing. Officer? KiUmaurlcaand Nevin? of the Se. omi Ward ?r
re?t?d Kdw?rd Lilly. ? notortoua houkabreaker, who h?a ?erved
OB t. In. in the bHbOI I'n-nii. on a charge ?f burgl?rioii?ly vuU t
ii ! the pi. mile? of Mr?. Piliner, No. I H. end atreit, and ?teal
ing theiefiom ? OJOaOlf of Jewelry. Mr?. p?liner waa ?*ak
?m d by the fellow ?trlkii g n raaUh in her room, and upon her
ailing out. " \\ ho . tbeie,' he eating.ii.bed the light She I ?
ie.liKl.lv rnaef,, n, her bed, und ordered him out of the room
?fen hebe.,! I,.r ..wi.i?, aiid.uc. eed.d in making hlae-.?|ie
Ht the line Tl.. ? ?. . i.aed v. . lo.k-d BJ lu the 8.fol,d\\a:d
HUtion Home, and will to da^ be taken before the ? onrta Mra
Pain er. and her daugbtei, ? liQ v. aa ?1.0 preterit, fully MeiilUied
tht ac. Uaed.
? 0 ? "
DOATSOf an DoSOOWa Man.-An unknown inan
... r.,i. 0*1 r la.t evening In Hft> 6fth ?Ireet, 'f?'? T.hi'?'
?r. aa, by ? atone grtvtk diivm by P?0..k Ki.....;in.. ?ud .1.
Btaat iii.t.nt y killed The body waa taken to th. r*.nl) ?ec
oud \\ ard Station bon?e, ?ud the toronei a???ie4.
a ? ?
SitTi enaiM.._I.a?t evening, two young men,
named John ??riggln? and WtiiUm !*heet.an comiiia-n.-.-.I Uv
l.,"i, g ?ith e.. bother ?t the fUJl of IWi.Uell, ?tree,. No,lh
? ver* when Hbeeh.n drrW a knife ?nd ???jid.nU.I, . ut ho
hi. nal In l'.e ?loma, b, pri.d.,< .i.g a .'ilou. ? ouud. Hheehau wm?
arreatt d. n.d kiked, up iu tL- IvrjtJ *<? '''?'? " ?*? ?UM-au
READING FOR WARM WEATHER.
(?FORGE M. 8UIT>ER8 TO PRESIDENT BU?
Nfw-Vork, 30th July, 13*10.
Sin : Th-- popular mrod inclin?e to the sentiment tbat
national self-respect should shield the position e?f Presi?
dent from any exposure of the delinquencies e?f the in
eumbent. The Constitution declares otherwise, aud,
in your case, it is most healthy for the public, to ad?
vance to tbe ceinstitutioual rimit. Von have, besides,
voluntarily entered the lists of partisan discussion, in?
viting all the ceicsequ'tires of the position.
Your cumulative infidelity to Ae country, which has
brought us to our present diemtejsratuig ce/tsfilion, was
shadowed forth in the lie?giunin?;of vour administra?
tion, bv base ingratitude to individuals. Step by step,
fiiend after friend was sm rificed. The fue t of a pre?
vious obligation chilled you; great service made any
enieodious. A President should have no animosities.
You are governed onlr by vonr bates, affection you
have none. But two classes nave any hold upon you;
those who bud opposeel and reviled and ?owed you,
and the stipple parte?les who fawn upon you. Vet,
even these cannot be devoted if they would. For the
course which s settled on to-day is changed by your
vacillating mind to-morrow, and on the morrow the
zig zag preigramme is changed again. You even endear
e>r to pursue two oppe site MOJOM at once. Witness your
open inst rue lions 0 (?ov. Walker, and your private in?
stru? tiot s to the Surveyor (?eneral. ana other officials
in Kar sas. Witness your late declaration: "There
'? fere, every DOMMMf is at perfect liberty to vote us
" he thinks "preiper," and your secret circular ordering
the -ii-mi--1! of every office holder in fuvor of Dong
las. Witness your contiadictoty declautiotis iu regard
to the rights of naturalized datMM ubroad. Contra?
di. li< n upon conttadittion !
Ned only the political, but the social atmosphere of
Washington is poisoned by the upas of your influence.
Sut h is your pernicious course?, that the White House
is made uncomfortable for visitors, by the obtrusion of
Vicious polities into your parlor?, h should lie the pa?
triotic ?ride of every Administration, to make Wash?
ington the center eif intellectual brilliancy. But in?
stead .d' communing with the Lest miudsof the country,
and informing yours* If freshly from its ditleient see ?
lions, von mane*the reeesses of the Presidential man?
sion, labyrinths of espionage where the Chief Magis?
trate sit? "greedily reetivin? petty reports of defection
among his enslaved office-holefeis. The wisest and
meist hone.red men eif tbe country avoid Washington as
a moral pest-bouse.
The- Ne to-like- pel tidy to individuals which charac?
terized your administration ft oro the beginning, now
niaiks its close by the betrayal of the great ami gener
oii- p>rty i ha! has fostered you by its hitheitJ impreg?
nable organizatiim, fnm your early days of Federalist
apostarv, down tei your last hours 01 treasonable in
gra'tiude and disunion, in the Presidential? bail. Never
did, a man owe so much t<i a i-arty?never was a party
so wantonly betrayed. False alike to persons and
?iartv, you nave uot thought of either but for the shal
owest iustintis of self.
It is a lavorite thought and expression with you that
the Federal o fib ers are your personal property. How
often have the monncratic worels, "my Secretaries,
Stf office-holders,'' gntted upon the indignant ears of
American citizens assembled in the i>ni,enrc-clt<im!>er
at the White House/ Kven the Karo peau de OBOtk
formula <|iialities itself by the less arrogant use ot the
film a/. Instead of incu?? atiug the ennobling idea th.d
their first duty \F to their country and to democratic
prine?pis, your rnle holds officials to a degrading sub
serviencv; there is ned a man of your appointment,
from Cabinet Mini ter to tidt -waittr who does not live
in a i-tate of daily irritation and protest, nndei your
grinding rule. Offices, men, patronage aid public
ii oriey are ull chweed as your property. There is
stanely a contract niede under the (?overnment in
wl ich "you do not actively participate: not on the side
of the (?it pie, but for soins follower, as instanced iu
your divisions and sub-divisions of the profits on the
Peat-Office blink printirg. The thought neverstruck
you that it was your duty to save the excess over a
MMMOklo pioht, instead of disreputably dividing it
among y<ur favorites. Your small politics keep you
alvvays'm some imaginury administration crisis, aud
constantly on the look-out for vacuut positi'ins for ihe
rewind .."f your partisans of the mometj', Pjsiti.ms of
eoiieeejuenee aie thus not appreciated by yon, and are
ofte n thrown away or overlooked, while inferior posi?
tions aie swelled into pluces of importance. Witucs
yciur recent varied at temp's to get rid of the Paraguay
Commission, in pursuance of your tactics to lower
superior men by ottering theni inferior positions. The
anlitl roil is seen, in the drigg'ng of the sacred ermine
of the Supreme Pencil into the du-t of party arena, to
rewunl your Jeffrey? for bis infamous decisions aud
sneakirg deseition us Presideut of the National Cou
Yon have in your Cabinet gentlemen who had a
right to look | rw'aid to the position you occupy; but
following the dictates of ? eellish MswiOR, you have
systematicully endeavored lo w-ak.-u every distin
gn'shed man of the party who aspired to be your suc
MMMa Repeating yonr worn-out expedient of pomp
ous'y reliro g trom tbe contest, you favored no one,
but clni'g to the idea that you might prolong y..ur
rtign another four yours by leveling the chances of
olherr. The extiaordinarv zeal which you manifested
in yonr advocacy of the Lecompton Constitution, wus
pi?mptul | rineipallv by the deieire of hreaking down
the f. rmi.luble rival-hip of Robot! J. Wc'ker. The
Ir'unipliiint MMM ' ffloTi Walker's brave eloquence
m d ikillful statesmanship iu Kansas, e.i. ited the low
BJOMMM of your nature. It wue then that every appli
Ml <? ot fraud and f>t^e was erected into a machine of
..irruption. For the past twelve months you have
nervously watched the Presidential held, driving hack
any aspirant who appeared to be aelvainingtoo rapidly,
fn-'eiid of liyim.' aside- selfish views, and putrio'icul
lv . < ming to the MMM of the Democracy at the ree'eut
ConveiitiM, you tcimed an F.xecu'iv? und Congres
sic nal cabal to force upon the people a dictatorial nomi?
nation, and a platform of HMMMRblo and impractica?
ble issues. A powerful compact minority of Northern
delegates, Federal retainer- flagrantly luisrepieseutiag
their constituencies, and in mauy MMI voting against
direct instructions, failed, however, to shake the true
MMM ntatives of the people, who would perhapn have,
in.!...!, he-en justified iu bolting a nomination ace om
nlished by means so nefurtous. Vet not in the darkest
noursof the tiene battles at Charleston and Haltimor?)
?tlie oLly fields in which the Federal Executive and
C. iignesional cabal had a particle of power?did the
representative s of tin-peopl.- for one moment contem?
plate abandoning the Convention. That such a mau.
and the cliejue around him, should seduce any large
petition e,l del?gales into ihe mad act ot stwesaiori, gives
only thegnatei value lo our t-Usti? institutions, wnich
so rapidly return the unfaithful magistrate to the cotii
liarative huimltssness of private life. The hsBsMMV
tii ii under which you and vour coadjutor- had b?en
laboring however, that National Conventions <?? ?nid
lie coirn lied by Executive and senatorial stra'agem,
was dispelled ny the triumph of the people at llalli
The Ciiicinnati Platform was goeid enough for you,
wiih dam. s Kin haiiun. tbat upright, uudeviutiug states?
man, upon it: hut the brave and true Houghes, because
be was not your mouthpiece and shadow, need.-d a
more stringent i ule. You were verv earnest during
your own canvass, in declarations of the necessity ot
your cdei (i<u upon the Cincinnati Platform, to -ave the
country. Vou thought the election of Fremont over
\ eiiirrt If and tbat declaration of prim in e was suffi?
cient cause for the dissolution of the Union. Now,
with its provisions strengthened, vou, aa President are
aiding Lincoln with all \ our oiled machinery. It will
I e d Hi. ult, however, for you to OMTMM the nation
that tie ?Detitutiots of the country would be any safer
under Lincoln? than they would have been uinler the
lees fanatical Fremont. Instead of heavily taxing vour
< fi'..-! olehr-to initiate Bieckioridge tickets North, it
would be brave and generous, comparatively, the result
I. iiig ihe same, toorder them to go dina for Limulu.
Your hands reeking with Deine rutic gore, you thus
essay to cUlivcr over the lutrayed South into the i dis
ot hi-1 den an intervention. Your Administration will
be marked in hist.uy as the fomenter ot anarchy and
civil war. There is nothini? so base that yon would
not do to prolong your power: madaess seems to pos?
sess you?to have no MSMMMT, to leave our (luvern
meni behind you?like tbe miser who i lute] - his bag
of gold in bis dying hour, and refuses even to will it to
another. Itst it should loosen his hold upju it in his hist
in. ii en's.
Whtn the DOMSt tatie party was in the throes of its
pieeiit sMMMtMrMMt, uid'you were telegraphed of
th.- tact?a fact whii.li wui d have awu?eaed painful
einotion in the heart of any honest DMMOMt? the only
excitement visible in your s mlid nature was iutnuse
rage at the tost ol the dispatch.
It.congruous MMOMMM ahvay- acompauy politicaJ
ii ic'giihirities. Tbe Administration huving dragged
the narty into the VOftea of tin-, eanie-s srrth it from
the Noiib to the feet of the disuni.'iiisls, the iilace-raen,
the uu-n spoiled by long ofthial life, iinbed.led fossils,
MM] able of arousing themselves U the iniu.iiii-n. S of
the oci itsi.'ii. The yoiiug, brave, and mOmR patrio!
at tbe North, are on the side of Doojdoj and the coun?
try-it is the militia of 7ti auirost QoofgO III. It is
the revolution of IIH against ?MM AJaum and old Fed?
At the seat of ('o\erniT?eut ot the St e' s in their
I'iiit.d Mn|esty, in a city tailed for the Father of his
country, the MOJO MO of whoss sfstlt WO MR readily
iuaigiie, '? indigi.antiy ftowOMJ OfM the attempt to
iilienate one txir'.ion ot our SOM0TMM from tbe rest,''
MM wituesre-el a few evenings li'nce, tbe MS table of
his suc e>aor inauguraimg a division of his owu puitv
?the lust t'niiig national that the strife of antagonistic
interests r,?d |ef\ us a people ; the v??aU ti ?he MM
tio? is ?o low that no buuomhle ?lud can tathom Us
liurpitui'c. The louimels inform us that livahuudnd
'.bouse ?,d BOOSM Of thi* uddress an? to M > '* ? '
tbrosgh the mail to the people. Ten thousand de ., ,
wcrth ol b;cad snaKhed trom uut'^it-iaa*?* ?'??Vaolier?
_ to many of whom submission or ?uflef0:? foT *j&
fel'v?. ? DOt 0D'-r' but for a tle?P?'?9,, P?rCot, **?*> cnu
dren t? ?*?* 0D?7 olt*rtotlvO. _,.
Not to s ?*???? of the ?ih'c? of the whole tn. ?"**?">
noiioh .._,._?.. . ..????a ?i,.bj;i. Here
eqiiality ba? be recog:"?-cJ mi tue eqttmutr 01 u ?asaa?
sul mifsion 1 Of equity?he. the nnr?e of fraud on the
ballot box. Of Union-the tool of the intnnronistal.
But Ihe essence of y?ui fulae life and cheating words
is found in the next paragraph : " I'>err PMOtMj ?
" at perfect lilierty to vote a? he think? proper.
Cheers from the crowd of your poor office-holder?,
who, of course, ?a,posed you meant them ?not >'/earn?
ing that even you could have so fir forgotten jroufself
a? to inform the sovereign citiaen? that they were ??till
at liberty to " vote as they thought proper. " Hav.r?jj
broken up the Convention?to prevent the nomination
of Douglas and the adoption of the Cincinnati p at
form?you then, from the window of the White House,
take a survey of the Baltimore and Bichmond candi
rlate-" and platform?, and coolly tell the Democracy that
it i? "immaterial'' which way they go.
The "sustaining pillar, ' the " two-thirds rale,' was
?OO fay " b'oken to piece? at Baltimore by the Con?
vention whi.i nominated Mr. Douglas.' No! it wa?
endangered by the unseemly dictation and treacherous
combinations of the " old public functionary," who ob?
tained hi? petition in that Convention fotir'yean? before
by the loyal magnanimity of that Mr. Dougbta. Yoa
take tare, however, to say nothing of the part yew
played in that transaction. Canning is the last facnity
that leave? the disordered mind. The minority that yon
marshalled did not believe that they could defeat the
nomination of Mr. Doutrla? by remaining in the Con?
vention, or tl ey certainly would have stayed. It was
well known to'the minoritT chiefs that Douglas would
have reieived the two-thirds of the entire Convention
at Charleston, had there been no secession. But the
non-intervention nartv, unwilling to take a nomination
except by a two-thirds vote of all the State?, adjourned
the Convention to Baltimoie. Failing in your plot to
nakea nomination upon compulsi?n at Charleston, yon
redoubled your efforts at Baltimore to effect it or de?
stroy the party. Voureflort? may re?ultiu the election
of iiincoln, but in any event yon will receive the con?
demnation of the democracy "of the civilized world for
all time. Influenced by your loading idea of the end
?ei vit ncy of the People'? Convention to Congressional
and executive dictation, you nnwittingly state that if
vonr plan? had been successful no nomination could
bave been pc ssible against the will of whem 7?the
people? Net at all?again*'the will of "Congre??."
Did regretful eileme and modest reserve now indi?
cate in you some ?snse of the error? of your adminis?
trative i ourse?a feeling for our past relations, and
that consideration for old age which is it? due, in ?nno
cei ce or helplessness, would have claimed thought from
me. But your insane intermeddling and arrogant dic?
tation, from the position you occupy, with the patron?
age you wield, make it incumbent upon every patriot
who knows you, to expose your infirmities; that vonr
de?eptive words may have no undue weight, fulling
from the lips of the'IVesident of the United States.
Yourrep'ated declaration in London that you were too
old for the l'residei.cy, was hut too true. Had I then
known your real age. ard some point? of character re?
vealed by the touchstone of power, I should have
avoided my ?hare iu the error of your elevation. Your
present si 'uttered condition of mind has, however, un
dnnbterily been precipitated by the accession of a re ?
sponsibiiity which to your view involved only the ex?
ercise of a willful and domiueeriog authority. I'p
pghtnoss of heart would hive saved yon even amid
the shadows of a declining intellect : but your moral
obliquity deprived you of every stay which, the virtu
mi,, n.in.i i.i set s-e-. ?gainst metitalweakr.es?. Iu old
age the vices and idtogyncracies of youth, it is said,
otten resume their ?way. over long years of interested
repression. Y'our piopuelic quotation against yourself
s'x yetirs ago has lieen realized but too ?adly for your
countrymen; would its fullfilment had found vou in
tlie oblivion of W beat lands, matead of in the chair of
Je. Mere. >n.
" In life'? l??t ?ta;r?, what p-f dlgle? ?rite
rear? of the biave. and lollia? uf the wi?e :
Do? n Marlboro", i beek? the tear? of d?tate flow,
And Swift expire?, a driveler and a ?boar."
OKOR?iE N. SANDERS.
MR. DUG ASSE IS REPLY TO THE I/OS.
To tht ?'/?(.? oj Tht N. Y. Tribune.
.Sir: The S. Y.Erpretn of Saturday evening con
tans a preamble and resolutions purportiug to be an
indorsement of Bell and Kverett by the American Gen?
eral Committee. Aa President of that body, I pro?
nounce Thi' Expre** publication an imposition upon
the public, and refer to Thk Tiuhi m of Saturday
morning fer a correct statement cf an nbortive attempt
made by a dozen person? to give a factitious value to
their depreciated stock-in-trade.
In an editorial comment of The Es/treu* on my uc
In n as President of the American General Committee,
in promptly suppressing the attempt of ten imliridualt
to aesDine a dictatorship over the Americans of our
city, I find the following characteristic slain:, while,
in another column ot his sheet, Mr. Brooke compliins
of " vulgur and personal abuse from u cot?mporary,
and affect? to sneer at "ThkTkiiii n undertaking "to
" be the organ of the American party:"
?Thi? Mr. I) ,Mum- bolted and protected againat the Stete
ticket laat veer, uaa tinned ont of the Stnte Cor.ver.tion t111?
year and (ben elected bin.?elf to a Honaton ineetirg-at Sehen
irtady Now be tun.? up to!ting agMn-i tbe acta o? the Qeu
*ra! Con tuittee. and mor.-given to notoiiety tbau to principle,
be l??lwiya ' protesting' and ' bolting,' and 'resigning' and kick?
ing up ?hinea. '
iNow, Mr. Editor, while I can prefer no political
claim to tbe use of your columus, permit me to thank
you for opening them to the kanes' Americans who
bave long been deprived of an organ in this citv. I
rejoice that the magnanimity of fill Tatar VI allows
ne a medium of Jaw replv to the iuce.-sant and malevo?
lent ?lander? of lh> S. )'. Erprem.
It is quite true that I protested last year agtinst an
amalgamated State ticket, the adopiiou of winch re?
mit,it in the low tf forty thousand rutel to fir be?
trayal party. But it is likewise true that my prot?t!,
as opposed to the ruinous policy of Mr. E. Brooks, wa?
subsequently indorsed in tkii city, by my election la-t
.January to the Presidency of the American General
Ccunmitee over Mr. lirooks s pet candidate, vko wa*
?tiji atril. I accepted the nomination soltly because it
was understood to lie a tut as to the organization of
our Committee. I was chosen in ?pite of a combined
oppesition by the Ctica ihket faction. Hmc tiler
lu- h r unite.
It i? quite true that I presented myself at the la?e
I'nicn S'ale Convention as a delegate from the Six?
teenth Ward Cuion Club of this city, with credential?
duly signed by our delegates to the I'nion Central
Committee. It is true, also, that, in defiance of all
1 arliamentary precedent, or decent practice, 1 was de?
nied a ?eat in that Convention. Bui it i? likewise true
that, in rebuke of this ontrase perpetrated against my
constituency, the Sixteenth WgM I'nion Club, did at
ome iwithcut my privily, and during my absence
from the city paso ?he following resolution unani?
" Retotred. Thai the del-gate? from tai? Club to the fniou Cen?
tral Coma ittee. be ir?tn:' ted to rep;,li?re the whole pmrtMmm
of the Committee i:t t tica, tnd that they be withdraw n fiom the
Central i i n .i..to ? "
It is furthermore true that tbe Sixteenth Ward
Culou Club has MM adopted the following resolution
I iitininitiiisly :
" Whereat, Onr affiliation with the ?o-oal'.ed 1'nion ornnt<a
tlon of tlii? city b.ia been ?irogated by tbe di-bour.rable aetlnu of
the ( nloii Central I'ouimi'tee lu ?iiperaediugourregularlvai .-red
lte.1 de le?ste to ? State C onrention at I tic?, be it therefore
" he*olred That we repudiate tbe ifort.alj t riion oriani?a
tiOD . and that, without eipreaaing any prtt'eretee for a Pr-silen
tial candidate, ?re now town ouraelvta iuto the People? Clttb,
No. I, tf tbe Sixteenth Ward.''
This prompt vindication of my position, by the action
of my constituency, requires u'o comment from m?. I
shall only append to it an extrae? from a PgrMoiia? re?
port of the Ctica Convention, published iu The l tira
J! raid of the l;iih inst., showing the ext?avordmary
marner in which my rights as a delegate were in?
vaded, and an adver?? report adopte?!, aft.tr my d M
ti")tnition by the C'?an. a_d while I yet aw ifae
/not, as a member of the Convention:
' Mr. Di iamxb-I r?praaent th. Sixteeutb II ?rd of thnCtty
of New-York, the only regular and accredited ddefate?
' Mr Mi nein ol Albany to?etf> a point of a*M TVa? t?o
tleman waa uot a niauibtr of the t'oinei.tion, jud bad ?o right
?? TheCnaia ?u?ip->?ed ft waa hi order for say genU-tnari to
pre?eut hi? claim-> to hs icrtived a? a ilelegatav
" Mr. Mi kvn\ -- Hut ha muat pi.i. tl.?. .
u tlUe on e'red. ntlala-nnt to the ConvautiSB?
Mr. Mi avm-rlut ha tnuat pre.eutTig? Jaiun CavUi? Cm.
ie? on e'redi ntiala?not to the (
Tbe l'a.? i h tL ' i?ti. diAerently
?' Tbe t liaia tlneiibt dii?erentlv
? Mr. l)c..?>SB-I bave alr???dv trau? altted my crciV-iatbvi?
to the Committee. I rrpreMi.t tha IM t lUatriet a? New-a urk,
and my rjHBIBlllll w. re ? ,i..d by the rfxegoiard J* legate? to
.heC.ntr?. < ouimitteeof I uoomeno'the.ity Let a.iv man
deuy tbi? ii he ran But thi? Ireatine it wa? ??pected 1 have
iliprehended it ?ould.eie to tbi? i now demand that my ere
ib utial? I* read before thi? Convent! on for tnfi rniaHoi..
'? |l Mr? el Adopt the report.' ? cxi ?tooddealof . onfuilon.]
?? A motion to ?dopt tbe report ? a? in-idc
" Mr. DraABBtv-1 ?aVmand to al boj .-reaVali?!? h? read I
?i.I. to ki.?.? " thi? Conveoti JB j, wi!!ln/ t? ?dopt another
gentlenua tti my pi?'e. ? itho ,,t ? ri-tU ?t,lenient <ri.m the
C otniaMtea ?a i ledeutial?. w .,y ih.y ^?^ >?,,? ,?,|, extraordi?
nary ,-oul.e i f ?llhatltlltll.g |, r ?i,tl,.|iia? ?n ?,j- pU.e, u h.Me
mu?e l>?> m>? been pr?sent. .,1 t,.,h^ Committee of f alea men l?
?j Ji.tu. t. s. cue who * .?be. to iul? the orgaiiuation, but who
h?? not yet bren report?r. ?p,,,, [llaM lien- au li.iaett ruau.
I have lieretofore I een ,,.0,1,1..,)
? Mr Mi BPM. lint-.n iprliig) dr, ?ted the gvutlemaa out of
? Mr. Dn.AVh? -let n vi-redeptialabereed.
??Mr 0?ttlOOI of Krie i,,??ed that the geutietnaa'? oreelen
tlali be read
" Mr. iamcoMaOtaf klug, fouutv aal.l everr body bad a
right to pru:?etlt?eir ???litapie.audlntrudei. ' \\ bather the
hi tb anaa wa. rr9H\arU Warred or a t* he ?J?4 not tare. He I?, at
a.1 ir.U, a . ? . u,i u,,ua member ol a paitv that U h^.tile
to o? ' ?
" Mr IIIhsnk-WiII tha gentle,man i^meth- party ?
' M- Ba.Ks n-B-Ye?, lalll Uei?rr I get ihrougu. leJ*.
' m f>b?ic| reao.atio?-. ? Wb-sa?. A. J, II. Oiua.i.NlU'
msmt-.r of a pa-ty h??tll- to at, thorsfore, rewire?, that ko at?
do right to a ?eat at ? asltgtt? '
lu o?>?? Wb?t party*
"Mr. BAc?B(/r?it?Th?R*pubH<^rj party.
" The Cbalr decided th? rtaoliUoo eat of ortWr.
" The report 0/ the Com m i tin irai adopted.
"Mr Drentinra?Mr. Chairman'
" T! ?? Chtirceii<d nut f oti.i/s l*.?- rsotVrr an ?in * the- report
bad be* B ?dopUd H s bid no right to ?peak
" Mr. De <i?w?a?Tou ?ball cot driva n>e from tait floor uo>sb
yon i o It by ni y ?ira: tassl
" tit?at coiifution pntxsd,
o Mr. OcoANifS?Will not this Convention allow roe to toy a
word 1 explanation' My rhanv O-r hat bs.-n SMWMSi
?Urn .*' *"*"?" hop.? lb* Convention wouidUtths gontomsa
__.t. ._' * _ 'anation.
r?!".T,P. ^???'Kt of rW York, fyery btt?Wly)-ff the?
??i",',. i,, ?stlafied be* hat hi? rsWy-ih* .?ma th^t he
I 1?7La ..? ''?"??n f*ot?t t. h? did Uisn. ( Appltat. 1
'Mr TffliT? s ?rV ?>; *V, "O I"*? ?o H Mi tilt MM
?"is?. M^fiAm^a ?f sft ame
RMIlllli TTfffl I till, claimed and.'oodinyon Ihr
foor. mv volts being sth, *> -r>d my eonstituency
Tailored I'.v the dictation O? a n. ,'JP?D,/ ?f^tlg. whose
1 ?tW' nsv be discovered in , ^ ?'-^ehnflition of
"Mr. Krosr?oBfoMMorNew-York. ?*?borereposed.
It Was beeanse I am kmnrn to beorrpose.'1 fo ?hat poer.e
poLey whi-h last yew demoralir/d the An. weau Mrty.
and ?xrw debases trie roionsettimentjtbat I .?asOeniM
a voies In the ?ate Utic* Convention. True to ?/ t**
record,ronsistentwithuAnijanteeedenri', ?bayeo MME
that a ?nion mevement in New-York tbonldoo^j*'*
erned by princ rvi.r. ft is only nalu r.ti; thetJ. tnav J
find myself in antagonism with Mr. E. L**ooks and hi?'
In my capacity as a memfsevofthe " Hotvfon Eaerri
tive Commit tee,'" and also M a- delegate trot 1 the " Su
Jacinto Club" of New-Yor?, I was prese tit at the
Houston Convention, in Schesactady. Thsr-% I again
encountered the irtfuenee of Afr, E.Brooks who at'
tended in his character of a lobbyist. As as-flat, that
ir.ffnerce was quite barm less. A* ?n America*/, I took
rart in the People's nomination of Houston and ittoek
ton. I am not asha*ned of my aasoe-snteir in this
Peop'e's movement, for I know th'efr aims to l?e Loneot
and their efforts earnest. They* do not play ftst and
loose with the candidates whom they profess t? m$
I ?ball not reply to the Billingsgrt*'? ef Mr. B'OokV?
weak comment on my success nerc*t?Tf>>** in thwarting
his shallow schemes. I have no need to defend my
ceturse, for my record is with the Ataerkan Organisa?
tion from its beginning. I may yst tekr the trouble tc
compare that record with the secret as well as public
Ir.-ioi y of Mr. E. Brooks and some of hit Ctjea collea?
gues, sine* the Winter of IB?ei, when I flrst encounter?
ed them in legislative caucus, and when their broker
;? ge ot American principles first took dehr.ite Quotations
at the poli'ical sto< k-board. For the present, 1 am eon
tent to leuTe these I'tira gentlemen in the enjoyment
of all the public respect und political r>,Mu to which
their position entitles them. Let one of them, if be run,
flare a fit ger upon any net of mine which is not strictly
and consistently American ! Let one of them prove
that I have ever sought an official appointment orplacf
of f molumrnt from any political party ! Let one of
tnem maintain that I have ever bargained, traded, or
even maneuvered, for political preferment or profit I
I>et one of them ?ubttantiate the charge that I was
ever pnMicly or privately in fellowship or understand?
ing with any pol it irai party whatever, save the Amer?
ican Organization, and the present I'eople s movement;
or that I ever cast a vote for any ether than an original
American candidate, save only when I supported
(Jeorge Opdyke for Mavor of New-York, in opposition
to the same " unholy alliance ' thut is now auctioneer?
ing a Union Electoral ticket.
I am aware that, in preserving my political and pe?r
souul integri y, I am strangely 01 t of the I'tica fashion.
I apprehend that, in declining to accept Mr. E. Ilrooka
as my political father-confefor, I lie open to the impu?
tation of being proud, Impudent, and singular; but I
must ieply, with Pope, that?
" I nm proud '.?*> proud. I am no ttatt!
80 impudent, I owu myaslf no knar?;
80 odd. rny country'? ruin Biake? me gray? '
Ye?t ! f >a prnud '?I mutt 1* proud?to ???
Men set afraid of Hod?afraid ff BM "
fn conclusion, allow me to remind Mr. E. Brooks
that vituperation is not force, flipimney is not wit, and
lihaldiy is no argument. It is easier to play the rale
of Thermiten in tne columns of The Erprent than to
enact Warwick in New-York politics. It is not al?
ways safe to apply the Walpolian maxim that " every
man has his price' to such large be dies as entire politi?
cal parties. M hen a man sets himself np for a popular
guide, he should remember that "example is lietter
than pieccpt.' We are told by .?sop that au old crab
said to a voungone: "Whvdo you walk so crooked,
child? VV'alk straight r" ''Mother,'' raid the young
crab, "show me the way, will you I and whou I
*'? ? taking a straight course, I will try and follow.
A .1.11 IK CAN, President Am. Oti Com.
Ms Y*k, Ju'.y 30,18<W>.
MASS MEETING OF GERMAS REP?BLI?
A spirited meeting of the Germans in the north?
western part of the city was held list evening at th*
NaiioDal (farden, Fofty-fonrth street, near Ninth
avenue, under the auspices of the (iennan Campaign
Clubsof the Sixteenth, Twentieth, Twenty-lirst, ami
Twenty second Wards. A torchlight procession of
more than a thousand, chiefly members of the Cam?
paign Clubs, marched, with banners and music, from
the ro? ms of the Sixteenth Ward Club, through vari?
ous streets, to the place of meeting, where they were
greeted, ut near 9 o'clock, by an assemblage already in
Adam Rotteten of the XXITd Ward callee! th?
meeting to order, and 0MMI M?.nmhot was then
calkd upon to preside. Messrs. Robert Smroe<ier,
(?eo. H. Maggersnppe. Fred. Skell, Aug. 1'arthney,
Adolph I .unge. Bernanl Hainan. Martin Stranbinge'r,
John W. Marshall. J. Ehret, II. (?erice, J. Nordens
.-< hihi. Valentine Kuhn, .lohn M. Meyer. Carl Marx,
und .lohn May were appointed Vice Presidents, and
Mtssrs. Kobert F. Hillig und Gustavus Levy as Secre?
Fitnu.RieK Kn err remarked the difference lo the
appearance of the Republi.un party to-day, from what
it was four years ago. It was the genuine Democratic
j arty.' the ' ( Irigiaal Jacobs." The si<nsof the times
indicated that the free speech, free press candidates, in
OMOOMM to the Slavery candidates, would beemwued
with su., es.- though not without a struggle.
S1. 1 -v 1 su K u'di.in qnoted from Douglas to show
that he was not a candidate of freedom. It was time
tbe minority should stop governing the mxjonty,
especially wnen the majority was in favor of Fre*?doni
and the minority in favor of Slavsrr. The I ?.-r mans
wanted free homes. In I8?>4 the Sewth would Kirni'li
aany Heiublirans. Nene but the office-seekirwi poli?
ticians among tbe (iermans would have the foioi ?MM
at present to declarethemselve? Derrmem's. It m <?er
rnans bmf ever been contending for tbe true pr inciples
>.f the Hepubli.an party; they were not a Moi ls-seek
Mr. Li oniNc.TON, a fanner o( Sullivan County,
made some stirring appeals, putting the question
whether the (?ermnns wanted slaves to occnp; f i!,e fer?
tile lands of the West that the- Kep?*hlican par ,y sought
to give to each honest (-iennan workingms n ' The
whites, where Slavery existed, were worse than tho
slaves themselves, in "support ot which state ment quo?
tations were given.
Dr. Sam en F. Tse itinvsR, on of the rev olntiouists
of fKlx, mude a very sensible and pra tiea/ speech on
the issues of the day. The name Democr? ev sounded
pleasautlv iii the ears of i?ermans, in reo ollection of
the troubles which thev hud gone thnmgh but lot not
(?ennarsbedeceivod. Breckinndge and ? MMjUs were
both Slavery men. How shall a nsan like Douglas
presume to say. after the Constitution hi 4 decided all
men to lte> free and e.|iial. that the jwst ice of Slavery
was to be settled by maturities in atsrrit .?ry. (iermans
should not allow themselves t?i be Ml ed.
A letter was read frtim F. Delan'eitf Smith, Adolph
Dosai, and from the Fourteenth Ward sMMMMsi As
eoeiatiou, asking the attenaanc? 0/ ths campHign clubs
here repreteuted at a big meeting Ary.tly to U held by
A. J. DiTT*;*iHni'rr.R thought that when Mr. Wig-,
fall s wig fell his senses, did Ilk ,\ti?e, ,11 railing rxm r
Northern m^a vagnhcsids bsca-.iso they wtr?. poo r.
Douglas MM not a candid man. Hr?skinridg* a* H
Lincoln we.*. 'II.? (iersiaa Demo?phi(< Cent ral
Committee of this sity eseronsed Brtakniridge, tho
Slavery caadidate, b<cans? thsy etpecSad <? win of) , ..4
by doing m. Cm-j ot S!?tuio ',
The follswing resolutioaswsre MMJfcMj and s jl^g.
qiiently saveralothsr gei.?leuimadd****?!thenu- ,(,?,,:
H hier ;., S ?MTV ?llili-rnepi . \tm lii.lra.le? .if Uw pro ,|? ?J
prs\eiit?th?naliirai progr.vtiv? m^*y, Ay'ol naU.m?i au ?j,
toward <S?>poit.ui uaavo<ibetly leiitdi. 1 ?1J
Whine?, It 1? out innfaMbla rlrbt. hv wW ratlir . ?.?r,?
Pemoertcy (Jeflsraon) i<unu>terod. tliMal. IW?*?itIi.. ftri 0( ,,,?
I nitrdStatv? ?btil reinal? for-??r ?rca/ml Vo a?? lab ~, **. tk.
bMSi of ntetioual proiprrey [ SStl "* " '
? \\ h<rr,n, A proper |ir?Vi'ti<vi of barn? SKehotry '? atSBSSl it lo
flit- d?-\ -'f.pin^ot nf the rraourcra of in'?,.I SlatM l?.rrf,.ir eb?
tiriumn Hi publican C i?ui|mifaOeib of th? MsSoattt' ," Tw.-uti.-tli
TweMj Hrtt, and T\?snt)-.*o.in?l Wud?, la u.a ?' m#-?jui -,!
Httltrd, That It I? the duty af ?ysry frsse ?n _j non^
putitot to oppo?? thr p. rp.tu.Uon ait? fiulh ?r mgmJm ot'
lb.' Republi. .1. paity ?in.? we Sad In UV c >( putfiri., ths.
wtMssytasy fur tW ssjhilliii * ?Wo Mhor sssttiRttj of
lien ?? ln.lui.lry, a hoiiiratned loi a. tuai ??? 1,? ai./-.,..?1 .1-1...
for all .?il??.?, ?iiliout dLCin, Iton of blr? n ,?u "? '* ?\fhl*
K^rrd. That ws a. kne? led?, lo Alirr ?? fSSmV |l? .1.
the rhoM-n ?landdrd brarrr of lb' Rs
h-1 ,'r. J, Tbat ? f ?oi.-1 ik.y promkw and
work for ths ?Jartlon of ttw
do not doubt that lu till? 00
I'emocraU will j.du ?a? t^UJax. and sl?S? ^'cT???ijl
1 by tb^ trracbowM SS^f 8? Un UtiuocrsOc M?t?? ^
>-y promlaa and pV.lt,. ?urarlTtjt t?,
??? Candtdatat with all ?ur miahl. and .
MM > iii.uaUn tliouaaud? of7>*rm?ii
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