"WANTS," "I-OH BALM," "TO LUT,"jUbT,"
""OlHIV'Ao., lo thfioolomn, occupying five Hue
WANTED To form the acquaintance of
le-i . Jonn 'f dy. wtt! " matrimony.
Tbli li do hoax A Dote eddiaesed in cnnfldeni-a in
DAVID P. BHOWM.UVV, PrelsoiuVe , ill mest
with prompt attention. .
mrANTED-A GIRL to do ofaamberirork
of Tit J"1 u ""I of children. Apply at U
West Fifth-itwBt,jrotuerufj,odg. Wall.
ANTED A bondle'WASHER at the
siaoiaon Bonn, Apply immediately. d2ob
VVANTED A NURSE A middle-aged
, w womau to take cbargo of a child ton month
old High dkh and a good bom to one that will
nit. M list oome recommended. Apply at room No.
68 Mr, H'hmt'i home, on HUth-stroot. delb
ANTED An elderly lady to Uke
coarse of a ime.ll faniHv. Will be raanentari1
and have thooomtorte of a home. Apply at ouoe at
i ho aonth-caet corner of Third aud Walnut-streets,
WANTED At room No! 7 United Stale.
Hotel, honest, enterprising men, of eouie
mean, as partners in Hie manufacture, sale and
Iidleut of a lamp which burns coal-oll without glass
chimney, smoke or odor; a soap whloh wholly dia
pouecs with all the rubbing processes; a water-proof
fluid. Mir-renewiug the polish i and a water-proof
iualdo ihoe ul. deino
WANTED Persona of either sex, by
sending their address, with stump, to J. W.
llRADIroBD, Cincinnati. Uliio, will be made aa
iiualuted with aix new and important Invention of
universal utility and necessity, offering great In
ducement. " do!9c
WANTED SITUATION By a young
man tut salesman or asaistant book keeper In
a wholesale dry-goods, notlou or grocery store. Has
considerable acquaintance In Indiana and Western
Ohio. Good reference given. Addreis KCAKOU,
Penny Press office. ; de2fib
WANTED A BUTCHER One who Is
thoroughly acquainted with the business,
aud who can come well recommended -no others need
apply good wages givon. Call on John Batteaby,
Market-apace, between Third and fourth-streets,
Covington. i deltitf
WANTED MEN Aotive business men
who can Invest from 60 to $IOO,to take oharge
of branch atona In Chloago, Mllwaukle, Detroit, St.
lionls, Memphis and Mew Orleans: also a few agoms
in this State. Apply soon to J. II. FISSENDEN at
(10., 124 West Third-street, between Vine and ltaoe.
WANTED AGENT IN CINCINNATI,
for the Shilling Hair Tonic and other Shil
ling articles, selling ou the largest scale in Mew
York, and being advertised liberally. An eetab
liahed fancy goods store, or druggist having n con
splcnoui location, may make large sale. Address
P. D. OBV1S, Mo. 169 Water-street, Mew York. .
WANTED CIerk, book-keepers, laleg
men, bar-keepers, porters, coopers, carpen
ters, mechanics, laborers and others, can find situa
tions at the Merchant!' Oierks Uegiitry Otfloe, 138
Walnut-street, fdolaw HA LB A 00.
WANTED M E N A large number of
active, indnatrious men can And agreeable
and at the same time lucrative employment in the
ale of some new aud popular Books and Maps.
These works arewrltteu by the beat historians and
author known to the oivilized world ; hence their
Jiopalarity. Come and examine for yourselves be
ore engaging in the sale uf other publications.
MACK K. BABNITZ, Publisher,
de3tf 39 West fourth-street, Cincinnati
BOARDING Two gentlemen can obtain a
front loom and first-class boarding in a qniet
borne, at 182 Plum-street. Also, a few day-boardera
wanted, ; de20b
OARDING Two more gentlemen ean
ecu re a pleasant mruisiieu roora.witn good
board, by applying, for two days, at No. 107 Long-worth-itreet,
between Kim and Plum. Terms mod
"DOARDING A gentleman and lady, and
m two or tnree single gsniismen can oe accom
modated with pleasant rooms and board at 298 West
Filtb-street. A few more day-boarders wanted.
FOR RENT HOUSE 51 Jackson-street,
between Twelfth and Thirteenth, three-story
brick house, with 8 rooms in good order. Inquires!
iio. i icsat reari-strect. lflJ per month, aeAb"
17I0R BENT ROOMS With Board, two
J- unfurnished rooms, on second floor, In private
lamuy, location central. Aaares yv. J at tn
TCOR SALE The whole or part of the
av Furniture of a boarding-house doing a good
business for sale low for cash, and the bonas for rent.
For particulars apply at Mo. IM Gsst Third-street,
inira aooresit oi rise-street. ueio-
T OST A WIG Yesterday morning, on
M-A Hlehth-atreet. between Broadwav and vine, a
wig of dark-brown cnrl. Tha finder will confer a
lavor anu oerswarueu uy leaving it ai tnisomoe.
D. K. CADY & CO.
IT AVE FOR SALE A LARGE -ASSORT-
MM. MENT of .
AttiAOld Btand, corner ot Fifth and Walnut-sts.
'' iniininiiaiil'a,MtMT3iinais iiiiiihii
nuoiuilLL w unkbj
It a .t
(By ordrof Uoart,)
OF THE STOCK OP
J, R. GARDINER,
KO. 15 1 MAIN-STREET,
(SECOND 0003 A BOTE JODBTH-STREST.)
Sale Every MgM,
-UNxlL Tfll-"' -'
IS CLOSED OUT.
D. K. Oady, Jr.,
fkf O'NEIHIAS BEEN FOREMAN
i.TJL for tern years for Mr. 1. Kihelby, lata or ho,
10 tstxtn-streot, and is snccessor to mm m
manufacturing of the celebrated
EalielbY Halr-llned Boot.
From hialonff ezMrlancetn the cnttinff and get
ting np of the above article, he hope to give entire
tntfafaction to those who may favor him with their
Remember No. 'J'.tH FIFTH-8TBEBT, two door;
west of Plum, 1 the only place to gate PERFECT
H AIR-LIN BD BOOT. f
Ladies' Hair-lined Boots, and all kinds of Boots.
' Shoes and Congress Gaiters, made for ladles' and
gentlemen' war, warranted.
P. 8.-I feel confident that Mr. O'Nell will give
eaunl satlilatlon io tha manufacturing of the Hair
llned Boots that I did, as be had the ceiel manage
; inent of them for the last six years, and I am satis-
B0SE3 Candia, ssven yean old,- very
superior; - --v . .
i imiao. iasme, "uoitieu , ,
MOdo, Palm, H, iaadl
it do. Ponclne. t
Also, a general assortment of Fancy Soap, for .
telling. GEO. M. DIXON, Tirugglst,
r. deiaaw H. cor. Fifth and Maln-stist.
I JWUXXKk FAMILY rt,OTJR.-150 brli.
JCl best Whit Wheat flour, Just raoslTed nd for
Jtoa, git sis, m aaaswww
THE PEES 8.
Noticg. Our patrous, living on tin route
north of Eighth-street and east of Main, who
weie disappointed In reoelviug their papers
jreiterday, will be regularly served hereafter,
by a new oarrier, who takea charge of the
route. Havlog to learn the whereabouts of
ubaoriuers, he will not be enabled to deliver
them aa early to-day aa usual, but to-morrow
they may be looked for at the accustomed
City Council—Adjourned Meeting Last
WHY IS WATERSTREET, WEST OF SMITH-STREET,
In sotutiliance with direction of the Citv
Uouucll, answers this oueatton, and what luteiest
the publle ha In that part of the atreet. The street
Coiuinlsaioner reported that Water-street er teada 120
feet west of Umitn-etreet, te same being wholly un-
luiproTeu, kuii uaviug no ouiief irom western
terminus; that a temporary fence and gate nave been
built across Water-street, at the West line of Smith.
street, by the owners of adjacent property; that the
title of the city Is nut questioned by said parties,
and the city Interest Is not injured by the occupancy.
ieu. . .
DEDICATION TO WIDEN A PORTION OF WESTERN
A sum. not to exceed two hundred dnllara. was
anthotized to be paid II, K. Undhes. who proposes
dedication of so much offuf the nronertv front In the
east side of Western-row, extending from Front-
street uortli two hundred feet, as will be neceaitary
to widen that part of Western-row to the width of
STANDS FOR HUCKSTERS AND GARDENERS.
The Suneriutendent of Markets Is Instructed to
assign and number all stands In the market occu
pied by the gardener and hucksters, and cauie tha
vehicles of the same to be numbered accordingly.
The curb stones are to be nnmbered, and tbe wagons
assigned to that locality are to bear the same numbers.
M'MICKEN SCHOOL FUND TRUSTEES.
.1 1.1 1 1' I 1 u.i I
iriesHiv. luoiuit. u. n easuer. juuanou ill. flutiu,
and Silas Loreuro eluodgraxs, nave been appointed
Htanding Committee on the MoMicken bequest. The
followlug name were ubinttted, from which, at
next meeting of the Board, to selec t six Directors of
the McMlcken Kree University, viz; Wm 8. Oroes
huck, James Wilson, Bollamy Btorer, Alphonso
Taft, John B.Btallo, A. M. Taylor, Miles Greenwood,
Kufus King, 11.11. Barney, Henry F. Uandy, George
t3i to repair bridges at Kim, Twelfth and Findlay-
avto to make sasiabte East rntra-street. from nut-
lerstreat to Miami Canal.
io to repair smewata on Kicntnonti-street. oppo
APPROPRIATIONS FOR DAMAGES.
SiOt) to Huuh Crumley, damageafjrchanieol arada
of Bast Third-street.
1400 to Antbony landman, damages lor cbanae of
grade of East Third-street,
azuu io jvuwara vvoouruu, attorney, tor town ot
Fnl ton, reduced from $425.
r u v: 1 . f IP..,.
dnced from 168 claimed.
PROPOSED CHANGE OF MEETING NIGHT.
Wednssdav has lone been tha resnlar maetine
night of the City Council.
The following members voted to hold regular meet
ings hereafter on Tuesday evening: Messrs. Cun
ningham, I. B. Bavia, Hannan, Higbee, Hollister,
Johneon, Looker, Mack. Mayer, Moore, Banyan.
Bbearer, Saodgrasa, Taiel, Toohyand Torrence 16.
Tbe vole not oeing a majority one, it did not pre
Those wnoopposeatneonangewere: raeur. Baam.
8. B. Davis, Hawkins. Kiersted, Meyer, Noble,
Psarce. Perry, nose, weasner, wmtoomb ana Kg-
ACCEPTED BOWLDERED STREETS.
A further Hat of Bowldered Streets, now in renalr.
vas read and accepted by tbe City Council, aa follows:
western uiatrict. uoaniey irom ruin to Biztn;
North side of Fifth, from Vine to Walnut; Bixth,
from Western-row to Smith; Sixth, from Vine to
II U . .. , ... VinktAUI-.k. I L W Tl 1-
street east io Morris's weal line; Richmond, from
western-row to uutier; nome, irom four in to rtitn;
Race, from Seventh to Eighth: Second, from Weit-
ern-row to mm, riwui.n.nuui oiaiu w uitcrn-
. - ulll. . ... V Di.tL tDklt
ter Canal; ronrtn, irom wooato Bmitu; vine, irom
miller: Mill, from Second to Whitewater Canal
Anguata, from Smith to Roae: Longworth, from 8 tone
to Moadley, Fifth, from Whitewater Canal to Front;
Ktgntn,irom aim to rium;Douiiisiueoiaigntn,trom
Kim to Vine: Front, from Mill to Fifth: Eighth.
from Freeman to Harriet; Elm, from Seventh to
Kigiitn; Plum, irom utn to oixtn.
Alleva. Hatters, from Western-row to Plum
Stone, from Fifth to Burk'a Alley; Graham, from
Western-row to Smith-street; Baldwin, from Seventh
to Kigntn; natt, irom vine to mm; Tnorp, irom
jiim to rium; Anorewe, irom ttace to rnim-streei.
Northern llistrict. Hamlllon-rosd. frem Dunlan
street to Mohawk Bridge.
THE PROPOSED CITY HOSPITAL PLANS.
al. MO were annroDrlatsd to Messrs. Istloh Socsrs
Bon is Co., for plana of a new Olty Hoapital, ordered
uy a committee,
VACATE OR PAY RENT.
Messrs. Wm Hesor A Co., are notified to vacate, on
tha let of .lannarv next, a nortion of Water-street
West of Fifth-street, ocenpied by them, or pay $100
per year rent, until vacated, wblcn must tie done after
tmrty days notice.
The fnllnwinnajsessinff ordlnsncea wsrs naiaed:
In favor of J. V. Hmlth for paving Hoien-alley
ftom Hafer-alley to Green-street.
In favor of B. E. Bmith for paving Hagan -alley
irom a orous-aiiey io uenry-sireet,
With B. . Smith to pave wiih iitaa-stone Eden
traAtfmm Pete tn Matn-atreet.
Al.o tn nave with brick the sidewalks on Fifteenth
from Vine to Race; on Moore-street from Waiont to
Liberty; on ayton-street irom nsymmer io i rse
With Beyer A Horn to repair bridge over White,
water Canal at Freeman-street,
Daoge vs. flrois 3c Dietrich. Heard by
Judge Hoadly on a demurrer to the petition, and
taken under advissment,
Bxecntor of Langtry v. Paul. Before Judge
Btorer, to recover for services rendered by L. as book
keeper and salesman. Verdict for defendant.
H Henineerva. C. T. Bchaftatall andF. B.Kaslina.
B uit against maker and Indorser ot a note, Verdict
Elizabeth Tutin vs. Simon Tutiu, Before
Judge Mallon. A petition for divorce, and crosi
utltlnn ..tin. h..im. F.ll.t Wild', natitlftn HI..
Martha Greer vs. Wm Greer. Tbe petitioner, a
mulatto sirl. about twentr years of sue. claimed a
divorce from her husband, a negro, on the ground of
extremncrnelty. The parties wer married In 1806.
The petitioner having proved the allegation in her
petition, obtained a uecree oi divorce.
Caldwell for petitioner.
Trniteeaof Mllcreek Townshin vs. W. Mount. M
Kellnv. J. W. McMakin. Wm. Robb and other
Before Judee Mellon. This was a autt on the official
bond of the Treasurer of Millcreek Township to
recover an amount (abont $0,000) that came into his
hands for the year 1W7. The amonnt had been de
posited In the central Bank, which had impended
t. Mnnntwaa re-elected In 1868 to the office.
and gave a new bond, and It is alleged the money of
Its wasacconniea ior. mis suit is vrouKut againvt
bondsmen of 1M, to compel them to make good the
deficiency. Defendants slalm that the bondamen of
185S are not respounoie tor any ioa iu,it atcnieu in
Judge Stallo appeared for the plaintifT; t, Bull, K
A r.n? n.nn and T. A. O'Cwncr fordelense.
If nrwlnklew.'Htraub. Belore Jndse Carter. In
this case, beretolore reported, the jury returned
verdict for defendant.
Cb'hinsl Bin. Judge Collius was engaged iu the
thai oi A Blssier, maiciea ior tne larceny oi monny.
Ualnea for the ptqte, 1 nietmau ior ueieuse.
Tha Ohio oame to a itand on Sunday night
nbsetuent to the preparation of onr rivsr article,
and soon after began to rise, and up tp last evening
ad swelled eooui a root, inn rise is eat temper.,
and It is probable tn water will commence ioui
cliu again very Boon perhaps btfor tbe present day
I over ,
Teatardav tha weather was moderate, and last even
In. tha .nnw fall, hut mnnh of it malted aa ranidlr as
it reached the earth. It is probable tbat in a day or
tw w shall bave considerable ice here, as boats tbat
arrived yesterday report neavy ice running aown as
far aa Gallipolis. Upward bonnd steamers, if heavily
laden, wonld experience difficulty lu reaching Pitts
burg a mattsr of little oonseaueace, however, a tb
ireigns m inetairectiou is ngot. . .
Th. hn.lnaM tha lanrflna was fairlv active VS
tsrday, tbe offerings of freight being made for all
port ous w vrieaas. a ue rates areas luiiuw..
rittanarai-vufctuij, iuwju.iv. iwj nu,..,
lMo.1 Flour, 30e.; Pork and Lard, 40g. Pound
Mashvill Wbiskr, per brl., (& All. 0c.i Ponnd
W relihU. 800340. per 100 lbs.
Bt. Louis-Heavy Pound Freights, SSo. par 100 lbs.)
Whisky and uii,wo. psr on., moves, hoc.; a is, owe,
New Orleans Whisky and Oil 90s; Flour, SOc.i Pork
Jto.l Bacon, Butter, Cheese, Ao.; 36o. per 100 lba.;
leg Lard, Wcj Empty Barrel, 360., Horses, f 10 per
Abbivau. -Sunlay - Magnolia, Haysvillo; Ohio
no. I, Marietta: Teiegrapn,iLooitviiia. muuuay
Jacob Strader, Lonlsvllie; Ligbttcot, Naehville;
Silver Moon, Memphis; Cambridge, ritteDiirg; sion
arnh. New llrlauir roreat Ouaen. Madison: W. J
Maclay, St. Louis: Dnnleitb and Virginia Home,
neviiie; unaine, Araansa aivar; iiioeny, vineei
DarlBmai, Sunday Telegraph, Louisville
Monday -Jacob Stradsr, Louisville! Ubto no. J, ma
rjetta; Forest Queen, Madlsoat Magnolia, Maysville;
yal vera, kswOrlaaauiJaaUitkana V irfiala Bene,
LATEST BY TELEGRAPH
XXXVIth CONGRESS—1st SESSION.
WASHINGTON, December 19.
The Vioe President bains-ah-
sent, Mr. Bright, of Ind euoved that Mr. Flttpat
nek, of III., he appointed President pro tern.
Mr. Foot, of Vt., said the more recent practice of
tbe Senate bad been to proceed to a ballot.
iu. oouaie men Denoted lor rre.lueu t pre Urn.,
with the following result: FlUpatrick 33; Foster It;
Mr. r ittpatrlck then took tbs chair.
Tha Chair araa.nl.ul a rannrt trnm (h. .1
the United Btates with copies of his accounts lor the
third aud fourtb anartar nt law. .nil tk. flrat
second quarters of 139.
sr. aiaaon asksti tbat bis inveitlgatlug committee
be authorized to employ a clerk. Agreed to.
Mr. Pllffh flailed tin hi. rMnlnl l -nhmlt,-.! n 1-.
Thursday, instructing the Committee on Territoriea
te Inquire into the expediency of repealing so much
of the act for the organisation of the Territorial
uoreruujeuis oi new siexico ana utan as require all
lairs passed by those Territories to be submitted to
longreaa for approval or rejection.
Mr. liale said it wai not in order to proceed to
legislative business prior to tbe organization of tbs
Mr. Pugh stated that he desired to reply to the re
marks of the Senator of Georgia, ( Mr. Iveraon) which
be made the other day, and he cared not whether he
spoke on the resolution or on the point of order. He
desired to defend the Democracy for the oharge ef un
soundness, which did not come with good grace from
moee in tne puuiit, woo nau not none o mucn ior
the narly aa tbe Northerners. He anoSa of tha diffi
culty In theNortb. of battling against sectionalism
and defending tbe rights of the South. Tbey never
elected the S.uator from Georgia to be a judge of the
soundness of their Democracy, He repudiated the
sentiment that ihe position of Senator Douglas on
Territorial rights waa akin so the Wllmot Proviso or
Anti-veinocratic, ana read irom aapaecb In tbs Con
gressional Globe, showing that Cas sustained the
Mr. Pugh also quoted from tbe speech delivered by
Mr. Iversonlu the House sloven years ago, which
was aa strong in support of non-intervention views
a.i Usee's famous Nicholson letter or Douglas's Free
port speech. He referred to the instructions sent by
the Georgia Legislature to her Benatora Vhen the
Kansaa-Nebraaka bill waaup in favor of non-intervention,
and he said he stood on the Georgia plat
form. He proceeded to reply to the remarks of Air.
Gwln that he understood the Eanasi bill when he
voted, as expounded by Douglas. He would never
have given that vote by laying that Mr. Gwin did
not vote of his own notiou, but was Instructed by the
California Legislature to give that vote, and that the
Legislature wrote down for him in tthat inatructlon
wimt it tnoiigbt tne siantaa-Nebraaaablll meant.
Mr. Gwin 1 voted before the instructions got
Mr. Pugh I do not suppose the Senator pretends
ti. I. a lk.tt.i- .TMin.nl oft im rluuf. nf hi. Mt.fu rli.n
His Legislature is. Now, having read the non-inter
vention piattorm, 1 propose to reau tne squatter sov
ereignty platform of California. Ha theuwintonto
remark, that this odious epithet, siuatter sover
eignty, which has been used to frighten the people
irom meir property, was inventsu ior tue oenent oi
California, and wai applied to her in the formation
of her State Constitution, in which Mr. Gwin him
self took an active part. The Lecompton Constitu
tion was squatter sovereignty. He did not see any
afo ground upon which the adrocatea of tbe Le
compton Conatitution can occupy for one moment
Tne doctrine ot or, iverson 11 to oe me uocirine ot
tbe Democratic party. Having quoted the senti
ments or the California Legislators while the Kaniaa
Bill waa up, Mr. Pugh then proceeded to read tbe
uomoorrtio piatrorm auoptea in uaiuornia since tne
last sBMSion of Congress, which is almost literally
copied from the Uhio platform drawn np by Mr.
hestated what he understood the Kansas-Nebraska
bill meant, adopting for that purpote the language of
tne presiaent, woosignea tne 0111, proving nis own
interpretation aa found in the Message of. January
21,1816. He also quoted the resolutions adopted by
the Florida Legislature in Decsmbsr, 1847, In support
of his position. He said that his object was to snow
that varions attempt are being made contrary to the
opinions formerly entertained by the Legislature of
the Southern Btates, to breakthrough the principle!
of the compromise of 1850, and to break through the
covenant of the Kansas bill, and on that text to
preach eermons on the soundness or unsoundness of
the Northern Democracy. He quoted from Mr.
Gwin' speech at Grass Valley, Cel., where it Is
ar(i that Mr. lionslas waa denoted from the Chair
manship of the Territorial Committee on acconnt of
bis View on tne jvansae uui. xie wouia pot siana
nn tare to defend Mr. Douglas, who was an able
speaker for himself. If he waa expelled from tbe
Committee lor that reason tney mignc inereny oe
compelled to expel ninety-nine out of a hundred ef
tbe Democracy is every siave-aoiaing state, it was
Ln..i a niiaation of individual, but of nrincinle.
and instead of assailing a man who waa absent it
would be more maniy to uo aa mr. jtveraon. ana
arraign the entireparty.
He could see nothing in Ihe Lecompton cast that
ought to divide the Democrats, or to maks it neces
sary to make e change in the Committee on Terri
toriea; but the faotof tbe case seemed to show that
Mr. Douglas was not removed ior mat cause Alter
he bad made his speech in the Senate, denouncing
the Lecompton Constitution and taking issue with
the Admlniatratioei and almost the entire body of
the Democratic Senators North and South, tbe
Senate proceeded again to put him at the head of
the Territorial Committee, and he remained there
until the Lecompton controversy was dead and
buried. Now the avowal is that lie was not removed
for that course, bnt became he had the misfortune
to entertain opinions which are entertained
almost the entire Democratic body in the Nortb.
would appeal tonis oretnren in tne nortuern mates,
.harhnr thev refloffnice thia a a test of Democratic
fellowship. If, as the Senator from California has
ploclaimed, you are parties to thia act of decapita
tion, do you mean to nave it go forth to the country
that whoever entertain these opinion is nnflt to be
a member ef the Democratic party?
Mr. Alee, of M inn. I was a party to the transac
tion and I uphold it.
Mr. Pugb went on to refer to the osage of the
Senate on the subject of Committees. Finl-Never
to displace a Senator without bis conssnt, and
second never to promote any one else over him. He
was soon going out of the Senate, and eould frankly
declare that this usage was intolerably bad.
It was a ussge wnicn nas operated to give tne sen
ator from slave-holding Slates the chair on every
single committee cantrolung public bueiuess. The
Senator from Illinois was tbe only exception, and
wasderapitated now. He thought the simplest way
out of all thia controversy, was to do justice and put
down all tnB attempts irom one section oi tne
Union or the other, to disturb the platform of the
Democratic party. He regretted the excitement pre
vailing at present on the slavery question, Tbe pro
ceedings lu I he House of Representatives, aa well as
in some of the State Legislatures, ought to admon
ish u that we have fallen on evil times. We hear
defiance and threats from one quarter and tha other,
which are fraught with danger to Ibis glorious
Mr. Tveraon said he would lake some fntnra occa
sion to respond to those remarks of Mr. Pngh wbiob
were applicable to himself, and also to ventilate some
other subjects which had been touched upon by the
Senator from Ohio. '
Mr. uwtn expiameu tne action oi tne uauinrni
Legislature; reference to those resolutions referred
tn and onntad hrMr. Push. Ther intended to take
th.anhiectawav from Conaress and leave it to the
judicial tribunals of the country, who are the only
triOnnitlB HI UCUIUO .HI.nUUHllVU.1 1 uo uii.itiuu ui
tha DemoorallO' party iu California is tbat theee are
mralv indlelal nueatlone. As to the action In the
cats of Senator Douglas he said it waa the doty oi
that Senator to ne nere wnen tne senate was organ
ised, and he also contended that it waa right tbat
the majority of the Democratic Senator, who were
the majority of this body, aud wbo were responsible
for its organisation, shonld no longsr place a man at
tbe head of the Territorial Committee holding opin
ions In direct conflict with the majority ou the sub
ject of Territorial power.
Slllf IVRini iu.uhibi. rui, Mm Willi
gard to ninety-nine out of a hundred of the Democ
racy and every qon-alaveholding State agreeing with
Mr. Douglas, Mr. Gwln said Mr. Pngh might spsak
for Ohio, but that waa not the doctrine of California.
That question bad been tried befoie the people by
an overwhelming majority. Those who agree with
Douglas bave been condemned. The maintninence
of that dootrice was dangerous to the Democratic
party. A long colloquial debate ensued between
Messrs. Gwin and Pngh, in which Mr. Davis also
participated, presenting no points of pecial interest.
Mr. Hale hoped tbat, inasmuch as the question of
order be raised, this morning bad boon elucidated,
tbe Chair would now decide that point, '
Mr. Lane, of Cregon, desired to any a few words on
Ihe question which had beetbup, If Mr. Hale would
Mr. Hafe-1 will withdraw anything tho Senator
from Oregon desires, lLaughter.1
Mr. Lane remarked II ws not bis purpose to pre
scribe rules or lay down a platform of principles for
the Democratic party. He had nothing to do with
tho case of Douglas, and he had no doubt tbat there
were many good Democrats In tbe Northern Btates
who did not agree upon this question of Territorial
right with the majority of tho party.
He would not say they were not good Democrats
because they disagree with him, nor would b say
that not holding the views of Mr. Douglas would
have been a reason for him to oppose that gentleman
a the Chairman of Committee on Territorial. He
waa sorry to find hi own views on the Territorial
question differed very materially from Mr. Pugh's.
He held that a Territory is the common property
tbe whole people, in which every Stet.iiu the Union
hsa equal rights, and that while in a Territorial slate
tbe people could by unfriendly legislation or by
ayitem of unequal taxation, infringe the rightaof the
people of any State of the Union.' In the case
Arlionia, for instance, which waa wall adapted
slave labor, he would submit to it that the people
the South should go there and by unfriendly legisla
tion exclude the people or the Nortb. The principle
of equality of the States mutt be maintained, and
their equal right in the Territories wa so dear
his mind tbat h could not see how any man could
""fir! Brown,' of Miislppl. oteted against the
assumption on which Mr. Pugh' resolution was
baaed, that there are no laws In New Mexico estab
lishing slavery. Slavery went there under the Con
stitution a horses, dry goods, or any other property
went, and then tbe Legislature, under a aoleoan duty
made lawa protecting ft. These law did not abolish
'klr.Tene remarked that he would, lubmit to
wrong, nor did he eeek to do any, but he only desired
to carry out the principle of securing Io every section
of the country equal right.
Mr. Brown commended Mr. Pngh' speech for
broad nationality and cononrred most heartily
many thing he had taid. It seemed to him tho
view of the different Senators could be harmonized,
and In order to do so he would give bis own position,
First, he bald that slave wer recognised aa property
under the Constitution.
Mr. Pngh-Aciording to the law of the State.
Mr. Brown Does it not go further ? Does not the
Constitution Itself recognise themes property in
broadest possible sense. Is there any ot.ler property
you can pursue Into another state and reoapture it;
Mr. Pnh The Uon.titutlon says persons held
service or labor in a Bute under the lawa thereat.
ti.. v.mi ta.vamm.nt makes nothing oronertv,
but all the right of property are under tbe lawa
the mate. ,
Mr. Brown -Slaves were property before the Consti
tution existed, therefore it did not belong to
ir-lA-l llfin.lltiitinn tn .av what a Stale should
recogniieas property. His next proposition waatlist
the owners of slave bave the same right to take
I horn to a Territoi y that the owners of aor other
kind of property have to t ike that, and their prop
..rtyla entitled to the same protsctlon by tbs lew-
uiakiag power sue wovwsuswm wsssb vtatw swv
When thfUovernment falls te protect our property
anywhere and everywhere, it ongi.it to he abolished.
If that be treason make the must id it. Ho asked
nothing for his lection that he would not accord to
the other, and closed by saying, be thanked Uie Re
publican benches for tbs polite atteut Ion tbey had
given him. Evory seat on that aid of the Chamber
was vacant. Adjourned. - ,
H008B- Mr. Gilmer, or K. C, caused to
(read a newspaper article commenting on an ex
tract from the Boston Tract Journal, associating hi
name offensively with Helper' book, and sarin,
among other things, that the South should look
about to see whether there were no traitor oo her
own soil Ht said that so far as thiaartlcle applied te
him, it was an infamouaand malloious fabrication,
and a falsehood from beginning to end. If he had
received Helper's book, aa charged, It must have
been through the mail, but he bad no knowledge tbat
the book ever came into his possession, certainly be
never reada solitary word of It. Krer since bs had
refused to act with the iemocrata oa Leoorapton,
wlilcb lie believed an infauioos fraud and swindle, he
bad been pursued with th ferocity of the tiger and
malignity of the devil. He repeated that tbe whole
publication, so far as it was intended to effect him, is
a lie from beginning tnend.
Mr. Singleton, or Mis., replying to Mr. Hiskman,
emphatically denied the letter's charge tbat the
South had violated all compact and compromises.
Where aud when had tbe South demanded anything
more than she was entitled to under the Conatitu
tion? Whenever aggressions bad been made they
were by the stronger on the weaker lection, and the
South wasobligod te take her present stand with a
view to preserve fraternal relations.
air. Hickman said he would reply by asking a
Mr. Singleton remarked that tbat waa a Yankee
way be did not like.
Mr. Hickman said If bs understand the history of
legislation iu 1860 and 6t, there was a demand made
from Ihe South tbat tho Missouri Compromise line
should be repealed, inasmuch aa it prevented slavery
north of 36 del. 3o;min., and waa unjust to tha South,
which went almost in a body for Its repeal, and with
tbe aid of a few Northern Representatives accom
plished It. In return they gave the North what he
(Mr. Bickman) thought waa a distinct pledge, vl:
that the question of slavery from that day forward
should csase to be agitated in Cengreas.and the set
tlement ot the whole iiueition be left to the people of
tbo Territories for their determination.
After further debate, in which strong langnage
was used by Mr. Singleton, of the intentions of the
South, he reminded the Republicans that thachlv
altic son of the Honth, J enerson Davis, kad been a
leader in the war with Mexico and tbat he again
might lead aa antif.
A cal I of the House waa then made and the eleventh
ballot waa then taken. Whole number of votee 230.
Necessary to a choice 116. Sherman 112; Booock 85;
Boteterll; Scattering 13,
Mr. Bocock laid that he had consented to theuae
of his name as a candidate for Speaker in hope that it
would prove a rallying point for all opposed to what
was termed an aggressive party; this hope bad grad
ually grown dim and bad become entirely extin
guished. He therefore formally withdrew hi nam.
Mr. Moore, of Ala., nominated Mr. Boteler.
Tbe House then took the twelfth ballot, with the
folluwiugreault: Whole nnmber of votee Mo. Neces
sary to choice 116. Sherman 112; Boteler 29; Bocock
19; Miles Taylor It; Phelps 16. The remainder were
scattering, among several gentlemen.
Coniderable confusion ensued, many merabere
being desirous of adjourning, others to vote again.
Finally another vote wasordored. Thirteenth ballot.
Whole number 216. Necessary to choice 114. Sher
man UO; Boteler 31; Barksdale 20; Bocock 12, Mile
Taylor 7; rest scattering. Adjourned.
Latest by Telegraph to Queenstown—
Additional Foreign News.
London, December 8. The Timet' $ city
article of Wednesday evening says :
The English funds are again very buoyant to-day,
and nearly all descriptions of securities have like
wise shown an upward tendency.
There baa been a demand in the discount market,
and the tone was good to the last.
Tbe Director of the Great lastern Company, find
ing themselves unable to present their statement iu
time, have postponed the meeting of the iharebold
era until January?.
The Daily News says tbat, in the meanwhile, with
a view to provide for meeting the Company's liabil
ities, the Board has arranged to else the money upon
th aeenrity of the vessel, or, in other words, to
Paaia. Wednesday. The rates for billi discounted
by the lisnk of France have advanced consideiaoly.
Fnnds sre less active, but steady.
. BeutesWf. S6C. . .
From New Orleans.
Niw Oblcanb, December 19. Dr. IWinea,
President of the Pacific Railroad, leavea here for
Philadelphia, via Memphis, to-morrow, to coneum
mate the new organization, in place of Hon. J. Ed
gar Thompson, of Philadelphia, as President. Col,
Samuel Tate, of Memphis, Land Commissioner and
Hon. V. K. Stevenson, ot Nashville, General Agent
of the Company. The stock sales reported to Presi
dent Fowlkes by the different Slates amount to
4W,m. This is to be applied to the construction of
the road. Tha Company' stock-book closed with
continual ofTera for the whole of the unsold stock of
the Compsni at par.
The Texas legislation Is of a favorable character,
and the anticipated prospects of the company are
highly BAtlefactory to New Orleans stockholders. It
is regarded by capitalists as a solid reality. Presi
dent Fowlkes's achievements silence the rebuke of
his opponents ana elate nls rriends, who talk or a
grand public dlnnsr in bis honor. The new organi
zation inspire public confidence.
Later from Mexico.
Nsw Oaxiaiis, December 19. A letter re
ceived from Vera Cruz states tbat General Degollada
had loot half of his army and all his artillery at the
receut battle with Miramnn, near Queretoao.
He was pursned by the Church party, and retreated
to Monterey, but was subsequently forced to abandon
General Mlrnuion had left Gandelajara to attack
Mazntlan. He had suspended Marquis, and had
taken possession of the balance of the 83,000,000 ot
A letter published by the Picayune, dated at Mex
ico on the 6th Inst., say that great excitement had
been occasioned at the t'apitnl in consequence of the
report that Juarez bad signed a treaty of interven
tion with the United Stale.
St. Lome, Deoetnber 19 M.Kivsr risen
five im lies lines Saturday, and still rising slowly.
There is no ice running. The river is now lower
than it has been for the paat twenty yearn, only 3
feet 8 inches iu the channel to Cairo.
Weather quite cool, with indications of snow.
Pmssuno, December Id M. Biver o feet 7 incbet
by the pier-mark, and rising slowly.
Weather cloudv and dam o.
Loci.villb, December 19 P. M. The river is ris
ing slowly, with scant 8 feet water in the Canal.
Snowing fast. Mercury ;tl dog,
St. Loots, December 19-P. M. -River stationary.
An arrival from below reports the channel cut out.
making five feet steamboat water belweea here and
Cairo. Weather cold and clear-
Reported Capture of a Slaver.
Niw Yobk, December 19. Advioes from
Sierra Leone report that a brig supposed to be the
John Harris, of New York, bad been captured oo tho
Africau Cosat by an English eteamer, and taken te
Freetown. The brig had 600 slave on board whan
Niw Oblk.ns, December 19. Brownsville
advices havefceen received tn the 14th Inst,
The town is now delendeu by 300 men.
Cortinas bos icceived reinforcements, bnt no fight
had taken place sincehe proviont advice.
Wa8Hinotom, December 19. The Demo
cratic Senators b petit several hours In caucus, this
morninz. on the subject of Publlo Printer, but ad
journed without making any nomination, there be
ing conflicting views.
Gen. Scott for the Presidency.
Niw York, December 19. An immticic
union meeting was held th evening. Thirty thou-
aanu pereons were present, iteeotuiions wero
adopted, nominating Gen. Scott for tbe Presidency,
Gen. Scott for the Presidency. COVINGTON NEWS.
Circuit Coort Tib-turd ar. Tho Circuit
Court convened vnBtorrlnv. Judce Moonr presiding
The following Ornnd Jurors wero sworn, and. after
receiving a charge from the Judge, retired to their
roott's: inoniai rorter, lorcmau; u. n. unaicy, r
Bartlett, H. K. flays, T. ,T. clelaod, F. (jfiley, Jamaa
Ktggs, J. A. Uoodson. . T. Kurt, J. W. Leather, U
W.Waynian, Wm. B. Budd, A. H. Jamison, James
Scolt. Q. tlurton and H. T. Lonamore. Ther ad
journed forthedav without returning any present
ments or lutncinients.
Comme-cehent Docket. The following criminal
business was transacted:
Ann Uurdy held over on a peace-warrant; dis
missed at defendant'! cost: J, Taylor, alias H. Ded
man, Thomas Can nor, John Welsenberger, George
Bennett end J. J. Marshall, mfedemeanora, filed
away with the privilege of commencing again should
the Prosecuting Attorney aoe proper; Pat Welsh, for
keeping tippling-houae, defendaut tried by a jury,
louna guilty ano sentonrea to pay anas 01 mat. uoiu
milted In default of pnymant Lawrence Roach, for
keppingtippliug-houae, tried by a jury and fined tAO;
capias ior nne liauea; joua nuner, u ne vukihi u
fter the jury had been sworn; Wm. Winter, miade
meaner, aro n t ted : J. Creiffmefr. alias Gmnk
meir, for stealing watermelons, found guilty and
fined (20. Capias for fine issned. His trial was held
UUring Ull aDaence; nnving innou iu appear ma re'
nnffnjffnnra la forfeited. J. P. McLaughlin, miade
meaner a inrv was imoaoneled and the teatimom
beard, but the Court adjourned before hearing tbe
argument of theojunael. The case will be concluded
EqotTT Docket. Tho Commissioner filed reports
in sixteen cases, wnicn nave neen set ior conurma
tlnn fin ThlirarfaV RAf t.
Thefollowing cases were submitted to the Judge:
Guernsey vs. Bhinkle; xibbii vs. iiDbits; tjutier t
Pbobaili MtfRDiR.- A few day 1 linoe
man waa found on a vanant h,t on Thirteenth-street.
badly wounded and nearly frozen. lie was taken
the Poor-house where every attention waa paid blm
ttiateniilri nnaiililv lu heel, tared, vestei'dav: noWOVSr.
he Hind. If is name la tvilii.im Charlea. and his resi
dence wa Pittsburg, whenco he came abont two
weeka ago, (In arriving here he visited a drinking
establishment, in connection with aovoral others,
when all became Intoxitatod. Shortly after (ihntlcs
urn-, tntiiA Int in whichhnwaa afWward found.
and after remaining a short time, was assailed by hli
tlrnnaen companions, wno neat nim severely, nmamx
several gashes In hli head, from the effect of which
ti i..inn,.Mi li.-lietl lis was a rolliue-ni ill onera-
tlve. audin search of employment. He leavesa wife
andchlldren io Pittsburg, In d4Utite olrcnuistauces
Coort Hkports. We are under obligation
In tr Villa anil lila akanciatea. denutins ill the Clerk's
urtlce, for asaietance In making out our report of th
doings 01 tne uircuit vourt.
VaoaaMTi Several v.itranti wer 41
charged ye-' 01 day by Mayor Foley, en their psrol
or a oarer, uir proatuing so leave an sityi
' The Board met at tha uiual hour, President
Kingln thecbalr. Minutes otth pxavloua meeting
read and approved.
FURNITURE AND STOVE.
A new stove was ordered for th Fifth Districts
and some furniture ts the Ktghth.
The Board voted to dismiss the Congress. street
School on Thursday evening next, in urdsr to permit
an exhibition on Friday.
INCREASE OF SALARIES.
Mr. Power moved to discharge the Commiti on
Salaries from the further consideration t,f tbe subject
Im 'PS1"1?' ealarls of the Principals of the
ntgn Schools. Attersome discussion the ntottoa was
withdrawn, and tbe subject made the special order
for three weeks from last night. , ..
' Ou motion th schools were ordered to eommenr
u the third day ef Jaauray next, after the holiday
vacation. , .
" JJ U IS IIS a
Monetary and Commercial.
In Thlrd-itreet there wag no partioular
change yesterday from Saturday. Money was still
close, the demand continuing fair In excess of the
apply. ; ' . ) ,i ' ; ,' ,
Certain customers of the Banking-houses obtain
1o.ni at I0I2 prr cent., but outsiders seek th irreg
ular quarters, and sre compelled to payleYoiSt psr
cent, on good Paper.
Eastern kxchang was still steady at X buying and
There was no alteration in Gold, New Orlsan Ix
change or Time Bills.
Flour waa decidedly dull yesterday, and few sales
uf consequence were reported. Whisky wse unal
tered, with a good demand. Provisions wer buoy
ant, end holders generally asked higher figures than
i hose obtained an Saturday. Wheat was stiUdall,
".nd prim White declined toll 26 per bushel. Oats
declined 3c. per busbel, but other kind at Grain
were still steady. Hog were firmer yesterday than
OD.8ttfaay, and an allowance of 24c. per cental waa
established at th oloss. -
The Imports and Ixportsf;varlonjrtIcles du
ring th forty-eight hour ending yesterday noon,
ere; .a , , 4
lMroBTs.-Flour, 1.168 brls.: Whiakv, UMbrle";
Cjrn, 6,678 bnahele; Wheat, J,467 bushels; Oats.J,t63
h ubele; Barlsy 919 buhels Hoga, 10,411 head,
Including 11,100 left at Brighton last week; Pork and
H aeon, 122,o9 lbs; Sugar, 248 bhds ; Molasses, 1,009
brls.JCofiee, 1,091 bags; Apples, 267 brls.; Butler 67
Urgs; Cheese, m boxes; Salt, 1,144 brls.
KxronTS.-Flour, 424 brls.; "Whisky, 1,925 brls.;
lork and Bacon, 161 hhds.; 91 tierces; J04 brie,
d igar, ll hhda.j Holsssei, 43tj brli.; Coffee, 331 baaa
J 1Si'i',,hr''-! BuM" 294 ke,i Cne. I.9M boxes;
S Alt, 22 Drl.
We annex a comparative statement of the imports
o." Foreign Dry Goods at New Tork for th put week
nad since January 1:
For tbe week. 1357. isjs, igM.
Entered at the port..... S72,90 Jl,O0,176;2,842,229
1'brown on market 370,623 1,217,644 2,264,917
Since January 11 ...
Entered at the part..,., 69,930,216 57,3Vl,J9o 107,724,992
Thrown on market...... 81,016,248 66,216,077 106,377,822
Saturday') New Tork Timei under date of Friday
In Money the supply to the Broker continues easy
atC per cent. Discounts steady in rates and active,
in anticipation of New Tork engagement, at some
of the Banks, while the ontaide ottering of strictly
prime paper is not large. For the steamer Fulton
to-morrow, a fair bunitiess was done by one or two of
ihe leading Bankers on London at 109 per cent.;
Franca rather dull at f.M7Xf6.16M. Abont latin.
1 00 in (liver and lloo.OnO In gold bar will go out by
1 be Fulton aud Idinburg.
Land Warrants ars now quoted at New York ai
e 1 00 .
4(1 acre Warrants, ser acre.
suuere Warrants, psr acre to
120 acre Warrants, per acre 68
160 acre Warrants, par acre 70
In Baltimore there Is a continued active demand
for Money on thestrcet.and flrat-claas singls named
paper Is offered at 9 to 12; good second-class do, pay
12 to 15.
The aggregate! of the bt. Louis Banki for las'
week, areas followi:
Dec. 17. ' Dec, 10. Ins. Doo
Exchange tnat'g.,,. (3,843,121 $2,466,337 $346,784
Circulation 658,760 613,990 14,779
Coin....... Ml ,821. 709,871 $39,047
Cincinnati Hoasa Mekt. Tbe city Horse mar
ket, considering tbe Monetary closeness and the ab
sorption of means by the Hog operations, was quite
animated for the week ending last evening, the sales
being equal to tbe average of the season. The supply
and demand were about equal, and the sales were as
follows; AtC. K.I bluer a 102 head fur 89,717 611,
at D. & P. ltiley's 16 head for (1,680; at B. Jenifer's
:V head for (2,8011; at D. Carney's 76 head for (7,649 26;
at Miller, Eastwood Co'. 88 head for $8,972. Total
jio ueaa ior 100,1113 10,
Cincinnati CiTTll Manner. Tha recemta at
Brighton for the week endinir last avenins want:
Cattle, 1,131; Sheep, 314; Hog, 1,387; th Cattle
coming from Ohio and Indiana. Tha quotations
were: Beef Cattle, from (2 to (2 76; extra, (3 to $326:
Sheep, from (1 76 to $2 69 per bead; Hoga, from (4 5ti
to a 1 le; extra, so.
CINCINNATI MARKET—DECEMBER 19.
rLODB-The market waa unite dull to-dav. ami
we heard of no sales worthy of note. We quote su
perfine at (6 303r 40,andxtraat (6 4006 so; choice
white wheat must be Quoted at S6 603.5 76. The re
ceipt are moderate.
WHISK V TUe demand a our.ll. and tha rrmrlml
unchanged: sales of 1,700 barrels at 22tc., including
u hub rne receipts since Saturday not being ex
cessive. The reeling to-day, both aa regards buyers
and sellers, was decidedly firmer, and toward the
close au advance of 25c, per cental wa established.
rne sales were:
head averaging 196 lb, at
....... 6 6Pi
...... 6 II'
187 bead averaging 180 lba, at
87 head averanius 160 lbs. at
SOU head averaging 190 lbs, at
3U) bead averaging 180 lbs, at
60 Head averaging mo itis, at
120 head averaging 186 lbs. at
128 head averaging 186 lbs. at
163 head averaging 176 lba. at
369 head averaging 200 lbs, at
347 head averaging 2102O lbs. at,,.
Th market closed buoyant, and bolder asking St.
f 60 for light and heavy. Abont 9,00u head arrived
I'UUViniufltt-me market was generally buoyant
io-day, and holdeia asked higher prices. Mess Pork
was held at 116 2M&16 90. with buvsra at Slfwatf, 2.V
sals of 200 barrels at (16. Nothing transpired iu
bulk Meat; for February and March delivery, the)
are held at 6X nnd 8Mc New Bacon Sides are offered
at 9)10.1 and old niesa Pork at (15. bard Arm at ltXg
iuso , tne latter rate geusratiy aaaeu. e.tsai piece
reen sacai suia at 00. ior ououiciors, anu ie. tot
GHUCSRUDS- Sugar firm, and in Aood demand at
89c.,and sales of ICO hhds. A good demand for
Molasses, with aalei ot 600 barrels at 47c, part at tbe
wharf, and part to arrive. Coffee firm at t7gl3e.
wiiSiAT ine maraet oouiinues ami, ana prime
while has declined to 11 2ft ner buahnl: nrime red i.
steady at )l I8l 30: sties of 600 bush, choice red at
(i 25, but this price is above the market.
CORN The market is firm, with a good demand
at our last quotations.
OATS Toe market il dull, and price have de
clined 2c. per bushel: aalea of 1,600 bushels, In sacks,
at 64c. ; I,5u0 do., on side track at Fulton, at 50c.; 600
do., in bulk, at 64c; 700 do. at 62c.
H V Hi tjOnnnuea una Willi a goua ueinauu at eoc.
BARLEY There is a good demand, and nrioet
firm at 73&750. for nrime fall, and 66(3170 for fair to
good: salesof 1,000 bushels prime fall at 72c.
jn BjBDn tun niaravt- in uiui, eiui au aiitirn ue
mand: salt of 560 boxes Western Reserve at 9c; 61
do. Englieh Dairy at lie; 100 do. fair do. at lO.Hc:
100 do. Nutmeg at 12V5C
HCTTER-Prices are firm, with a good demand at
onr last quotations.
I OTATOKB Ttie marKet is una, witn a sooa de
mand: sales oflOO barrels Pinkeyes at tl 75.
APPLES Ar in good demand, and srice firm at
onr lnt quotations.
CLOVKK SKttu-i'a market 1 dull, but prices
are not lower: sales of 120 sack at $4 76; 6 brl. a:
(4 76; 44 brl, at (4 80.
[BY MAGNETIC TELEGRAPH.]
New Tori Masks?. December 19 P. M. klotu
dull and rather easier, except for extra Htute, which
Il ttrmir held at the quotations: sale of 6,600 barrels,
at (4 965 06 for superfine State; (5 1.XAW 26 for extra
state; 94 wkqo iu ior inperiine neatern; 99 ttsaiA 90
for common to medium extra do., and $6 605 To foi
inferior to good shipping brands extra round-hoe;,
Ohio-closiug very quiet. Canadian Flour without
material obaug e: tales of 360 brls. at J.I 60(8)6 60 foi
common to choice extra. Rye Flour In moderate
request at (3 60(0)4 40, Wheat very quiet ant) nom
inally unchanged; shippers would buy at a decline ol
l$2c.; but holders refuse to make any material con-
ceHSion. itye nun at &w.: eaiee 01 , emeu parcels
Barloy very quiet at 76$)g5o. Corn oloaed rather
easier: aalea of 14.(100 bushels, at 06o. for new eel.
low, and 96c Sl for old ysllow. Oats pretty active,
at 4AMI&47M0. for Stats. Western and Canadian:
7,000 bushels very choice Canadian sold at 4e.Sc
Whisky mors active aud firmer: sale of 6011 brl a
THSin ;ic. Pork dull, heavy and lower; sale of 260
brls., at I6 for meet: tn 37 for prime. Beer dull aid
drooping: aales 01 1,700 barrels, at t34 SOforooun
try prime; inks 60 for country mess; lv$6 90 for old
and new repacked mens, and 1060ll for extra mesa
Dressed Hogs dull at 7(97)40. Beet Kama quiet: sale-,
of 1,000 barrels, at 114 50 for Weatern, Prime men
Beet nominal at 117(2)19. Cut Meat plenty anil
heavy: sales of 60packago at 6M7o. for Shoulders
9)410c. for Hams. Bacon quiet and unchanged:
alee of 1,000 green Hams at 9c. from the block.
Lard dull and heavy: galea of 1 700 barrels at 10 a
Uo. Butter quiet at U17o. for Ohio, and 16&23C
for State. Obeese In fair request at 9(Uc. Oottoii
unlet and aesler: tale of l.OUO.balee, at HHHMc
for middling Uplands. Bugsr Arm: Cuba ana Porto
Rico at t aud 8c Molasses quiet at Me. Llnaeeil
Phii.adilfhi MaaaiT, December 19 M.-Flour
continues quite firm, but the demand la limited both
for shipment and home consumption: sales of 1(1.
barrels superfine at t6 54 X ft 6 HH. and too do. extra
at $5 75. Extra fsmlly range from 60, Smai;
aales of Rye tlonr at 4 37 f. Corn Heal at $.176
Th receipts of Wheat are increasing, but the demand
18 only moderate: sates of 3 WO bushels, at $1 84(811 a
for red, and fl 4ot 45. Rye it lower: aales of Dela
ware at 86c, Com in go.,d reuuest, and supplied
coming forUard freely: sales of 10,009 bushels netv
yeuow at ezo, ior ary, anu im. ior nam p. i.uuu outn
Gate sold at Wtc. for Delaware, and 40. for Peun
aylvania. Gone It in good demand: tale of 1,61X1 bage
Hioat,ll)4l2c. Sugar Is looking up: ale of L'uI-h
at 7(o)7,14c , and New Orleans at 8,HiaVii. No chant
to notice in Provisions, but little dolug. W billy
firm at 27Ho. , , ' .
BAirisioe MiaxiT, Decern' er 19. Flour ti actio
at I 26 for Howard Urset. Wheat it ateady: 1 0,000
bushel told at (1 29(31 4.1. toin active: aalei 1
nft-fl bii'hels, at 83c. Tor yellow, and 72(ffl7214o. for
white Provisions unsettled. Men Pork at 1 18.
WaiskydttUatro. . ,
[Reported for the Penny Press.]
Cincinnati Horticultural Society.
IThe followieg report was prepared for yesterday s
liaue, but. owing toth pressure 0! other matter, waa
unavoidably crowded out. j
BACON'S BUILDING, December 17.
President Haseltlne In the chair. Hiautea of the
liattnsetlng read and approved.
Mr. F. U. Cary opened tne debate upon the subject:
"Doe the cultivation of the pear promise to be remu
nerative In this Iccality ' ' ' l observing tbat, from
Ihe barrenness of our mm.'' in pears, there is need
f someenlighteumeut si -t-tireassion on their cnltl
tation. He considered ti v? iivarf-pear culture had
hnen pretty thoroughly it-' i'M upon in our Society'
ome time ago. Mauy bad tuutlnued since to cnltl
vale them; they clung lo them, and both be and
they could not by any mesne say that they were an
profitable, although their profit tot market bad not
,e! been entirely decided.
lie believed that no fruit promised better In this
locality than the pear. For seven year past he ha
had hue crops, particularly from the Bartl-tt; and
Mineral ly every other year he and his neighbor nave
bad pretty full crop of those kinda wnlcb suit in this
locality. Three and a half lo four dollars per bnshsl
was obtained for good fruit of some kinds, and five
cents apiece formaay; and frequently from standard
fifteen to twenty dollars are obtained from one trot.
Mr. Allen, of Black Rock, New York, having been '
Introduced, favored the members withe few remarks
on the pear. Mr. A. regarded the pear as capricious
111 its choice of climate and toil, and even en lu the
name locality. Bom places will not produce the
fruit. They were In different situation, or even in
jpots in r nch loealltieseilbsr very enduring or short
lived, or between the two. On the Detroit Kiver,
Jto., there were seedlings three hundred years old,
1 wo feet in diameter, and bearing from thirty to forty
busbels, nearly every year. Us did not, for his own
nee, think that grafting the pear on the root a good
method. There was a certain refinement and deli
cacy in the pear wood, and he would prefer a seed
ling, and gralt branch high. If he wanted one thou
sand trees, be would not nave more than six to eight
varietlee. He would choose the Bartlett for one.
Ae there was an organic- difference in the woods of
tbe pear and tbe quince, he would not put e very vig
orous growing kind on the quince, in order to pre
vent injury from th winds, a the two weeds do not
unite vary wail with good ground, and deeply pre
pared and cultivated, be would bave ome dwarfs,
but for market he thought it would not pay. lledlrl
not think that tb pear taking root would make it
Mr. M. Kelly said that In pearcnltnre there mutt
he a proper aoll and locality. The seedling pears that
did so a ell on tbe Detroit Bivvr and elaewheis, did
not produce fruit that would bilng $1 a bushel.
Mr. Allen, of Black Bock, New Tork, then gave the
Society aome account of hi Seedling Raspberry the
Allen. He had found It by accideut-a native and
had grown it sueossfully. He planted it in roas six
feet apart, and four apait In the row. He bent to
gether and tied th top with twine, it ripen- gen
(rally pretty well, according to tbe season, w hether
inoiat or dry. It la perfectly hsrdy and five flavored,
lie bad purchased a very large Black Cap from a Mr.
Ooolittle, which baa done very well with bitu, and
he considers it a remarkably valuable berry, im
mensely large, and ten days earlier than the Allen.
The canes grow very stout and eight feet high. They
lake root from the ends of the branches.
Dr. Taylor said tbat he had botb the Allen Tied and
Ihe Allen Prolific. Tbe Allen Bed do not perfect
their fruit, bnt the Allen Prolific do. They should bo
planted together to fertilise.
On motion, it wa
"Resolved, That the Corresponding Secretary bo
authorized to open correspondence w ith kindred so
cieties, upon and near this parallel or latitude, with a
view to advising them of question brought before
this society lor discussion, and asking them for the
views of their societies upon such subjects, and pro
posing an interchange of reports of committees aHer
"Also, resolved, That a committee be appointed ou
insects Injurious, a well as advantageous to vegeta
tion. A l.o, a committee to examine and report on
vine from thegrape, and also a committee on Sorg
hum and Preserves."
These resolutions will rums nn nart Raenrriav tr.r
discussion and adoption.
A irCTION SALE BY KELLOGG A
WIDXIAMS-Sales-rnoms Noa. 22 and 34 s2nt
Third-street. Large Pawn-broker's sale, and the
last of the season. Un.THUHHDAT MORNING, De
cember 22, at half-past nine o'clock, a large stock of
i'urerieenied Pledget, of Gentlemen and Ladies'
Wearing Apparel of all kinds, and seasonable; Gold
and Silver Watches, Chains, Lockets and rich Jew
elry; Guns, Pistols, Ac.
ALSO One Acromatic Telescope, of (even feet
locus; Jwo Cameras; Musical Instruments, aud a va
riety of other Goods.
de20 A. KELLOOfl, Auctioneer.
.4 UCTIOSf SAL E. B IT S. 6. HUB-
aV-BARD, at Trad Sale-roomNo. 21 West Fifth at.
upstairs. Assignee's Sale continued. Holiday and
Miscellaneous Books at Auction. On WEDNKHDA Y
EVENING, December 21, at seven o'clock, will bt,
4old by Catalogue, a large and splendid cnliectiou of
Standard Works In Poetry, Literature and Science,
tiuautifully Illustrated and Embellished in rich and
elegant binding, euitable for Presentation Books,
with a variety of valuable Miscellaneous Works, do.
N. B. Catalogues will be published on Wednesday
morning. Tbe Booka are now open for examination.
, 8. U. HUBBARD, Auctioneer.
3. B. Ketb, Assignee. de2Qb
AUCTION SALE. JACOB GRAFF A
CO., will sell on FRIDAY AFTERNOON and
EVENING, December 25, at two and seven o'clock,
in Pike's Opera Building, a Largo and Splendid Col
lection of Oil Paintings, which have been selected
with great care, and on the most favorable occasion,
in France and Germany during ino past year, ana
imported from Europe recent ly l,y Mr. L. A. Toll
man, comprising valuable original pletiires by emi
nent living artier, and brie copies 01 some of tho
most celebrated pictures by old mutlerH, now Iu tho
different galleries of Euro) 0 Among the subjects
may be found Groups and r in urea, life-site; Historic
Subjects, Conversational Pieces, Architectural and
Htreet Viewa in tillerent European cities, Cattle
Piecea, Marine Views, Came, Fruit and FIohop
Piece, Landscape, Ac , with a great variety of size
and style, subject anil finish the whole foiniinK, It
is believed, one of the beet collections ever offered iu
this citv. The attention of the loveis of good Pic
tures is respectfully invited to this sale.
"Gallery open to the public day and evening,
from Wednesday morning, until tho time uf sale.
deW JACOB GRAFF, Auctioneer.
AUCTION SALEBY THOMAS
JOHNSTON, in Salei-roomi, No. M Matn-atreet,
next to Trust Company Bank, Large Positive .Salu
of Dry Goods, Tailors' Uooil. Boots, Shoca, Hats,
Haps, .te. TUESDAY MOnNI NU, December 20, com
mencing at half-past nine o'clock, will be sold (with out
any reaerve,) 360 Iota of JBeaaonable Dry Good,
among which ara u.any desirable goods.
ALrtO Largo stock nf Merchant Tailors' and
Clothiers' Goods, anion1 which ere fine Cloths, Caa
ximeres and Satinets, fine Overcoatings, Vesting,
ALSO Balance of ilock of a Furnish ing-hmi.e(
iiniong which are fine Uunderahirte and Drawers,
tilovea. Mitta, Stock, Wool Jackets, Cravats, Scarfs,
Ladiea' Mantilla and Clonks, Drapery, Gown, c.
A 1,80 Large invoice of Dress Good. Shawls,
Hood, Oomfoitt, Ladies and Misses Woolen Hnao,
Country Socka, fine Scarfs, Muffs, 12-4 Blanket,
heavy White and Blue Mackinaw do.
. Alan v 101 vun i v unuuiun -n L.-.. o,
at ten o'clock, 126 cases prime Boot, Shoe and Bm-
THOMAS JOHN8TOS, Auctioneer.
AUCTION RALE. By KELLOGG &
WILLIAM8-Bale-rooms22and 24 East Thlrd
itreet. Variety aaln. On TUESDAY MORNING,
December 20. at hair-pat nine o'clock, an aeeort
ment of Dry Goods and Fancy Goods, Cuttlery, Jew
elry, Plate! Ware, Ac.
ALSO-60 pairs line Blankets; 20 docen TJndsrahirta
and Drawers; 60 Overcoats und Pants, and other
ALBO A t eleven o'clock New and Beamd-hand
Furniture, and one piece of Brussels Carpet, and a
variety of other Goods.
deltf A KtLLOOG, Auctioneer.
AUCTION 8AI.E. By JACOB GRAFF
nL ft Co. Private Library.-Will be sold at Auc
tion, on TUESDAY AFTERNOON, December 20, at
'M o'clock, a Private library, in wLich may be
found some rare aud valuable works
del7 JAoOB GRAFF, Auctioaeer.
HDD, WEBSTER & CO.'S
WHICH , FOR DURABILITY, BEAUTY
and simplicity of construction and efficiency
tn working, are unetualed by any.
8t Wear Faartk-etreet.
BURNING JLTJID. ;
. GOOD COAL OIL. '- ,
, , BETTER COAL OIL. '
BEST COAL OH.'.'1
For sal by 010. 11. DIXON. Druggist,
de)6aw N. K. cor. Fifth and Main-streets.
Genuine Glycerine Lotion,
AS PREPARED BY GEO. M. DIXON,
cure chapped bakdsand roughness of the jllaj
alto promote tho growth nf the htlr.
.". u,.jK.M. HIX0N. Drumlst,
deleaw y. .c-r. Kllttiand Main-street.-.
BRLS. Bleached Cattot Oil ;
in aa. Nnt Oil !
30 do. Tanners'' Oil
10 do. Pure Speri
a Ac Oliva 1(1
for sale br . OBO. M. DIXON, Druggist;
Us) saw , K. X. oor. rifihaad JUla-atrstt.
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