HUttJUUOl OH MlEIJIIJOLDS
Kxtraet Bnehu, Extract Bochi,
Kxtraet Buchu, Extract Bttchn,
Kxtraet Butbu, kxtraet Buchu,
hxlract Buchu, Ixtract Buchu,
Kxtraet Bucbu, Extract Buchu,
fcxtract Bttchn. Kjrtract Buchn,
tVR SKCHKTAND DKUCATK IHWRDKRS.
tVR SKCKIT AND DKI.WA1K IHUMDUH.
KIR SKCKRTANO DKUCATK DISORUKKX.
KIR KKCKfTAKD DKUCATK 1)I0RDKRS.
KM KKl'HKl AND DIUCAIK DlfOROMS.
HIK .SfVUKT AKll DKUCATK MSORDKRA
MR A'SCKAT-iAO DKUCATK PUIVR.Kft
A Punitive and Hpeclllo Remedy
A Punitive nnd Rpccino Remedy
A Pusllive and Hpeolflo Remody
A Positive and Hpeolflo Remedy
A Poslllvo nnd Bpectno Remedy
A Positive and Bpaollto Remedy
A l'oalllve and Specific Remedy
ton iHsmxa or tub
Ul.AliriKH, (1HAVKL, KIHNK.Y8, DKOrSY,
HI.ADllKIt, (IIIAVKI,, KIDNKYS, DKOl'BV,
JH,.l'l.r,it, uhAtniJi niinsr.io, irnuiaii
IlLADDr'U. UIIAVKL. KIDNKVH. 1)11(1 TS I
III.AIIklt (IHAVKL, KlltNKYB, UKIIl'itY,
IHiAlinr.K, (IKAVH. KiDNKYrl IIHOPBY,
ULAUDKK UKAVKU. KIUNKY8. Dtt'irsr
til IUANIO WEAKNESS,
AniM Dimutt tf Urn Awud Ory.w,
Ant ill TXnuea y OK aa Urpuu,
And All PUrttel of Ike Nerval Organi,
Ant mli Purant 0 0 lezmt Oryanf,
And tit UMaara if Uh Srxaat Orpnu,
Awdall Dueaia lit the Hrtual Orpoar,
Fieeasea, RiHiriure,kiid Imprudenoies tn Life,
Ks.ce ane, Kxprmure,Hnd Imprudaneles In Life,
i;sxe.w, KxpoKures, and Iraprudonole In Life,
tixeeaaas, tixpiuro.,and Iraprudenoleu In Lire,
Excenaea, Kinmuroa,and Iroprudonclaa In Life,
Exresacs, KiM,ffuree,and lniprudenoie. In Life,
never Mute orlilaauiur, and wnclker
exi fins la
M.la ar IPaaamla.
lor I'jraj'Uinifl laciarni vt Mie kx. uet
tlrlmbold'a Kalract lluobtt it a Hcdleine which ll
1 cruelly pleanani la tu
" riff. IVhflhflD
Itul Imitieiluu in lu action, giving Health and Vigor
lome arania, mwm to in t aim iiivea, ana re
rttlng tbe palient ti a perfect tete of
HK.AI.1ll AND l'lIlllTV.
llrlm)Hlda Kxlrict llucha la preparid aooordlitg
lu t'liaruxc aad cbemir.ry, and la prvicrlbed and
TIM MM rVlXKNI MrsKIANK
Dday no loncer. 1'rocarc the remedy at once.
Price tl per bolllc, or ala tor ai.
I'ej'ol, lot Noaib Teniii Ntraal, Pblladalpbu,
HetSnri itf Unirlnclilat lieatera
1 1 1 mik lo a m off tnelr own or oiher artlctta of
liUI'IIUnn Ihe reputation at'alned by
llaCI.HHKI.b'S BXTHAUT dUCII.1
I Ik Orlxlnal and only Genuine.
c delre In ran on Ilia
MEKtrur UVR ARtlCLKI
1 hi t r U worthlvia'la aold at much leea ratea and
cnmailiricun, consequently paying a much better
WK DEKY COMPETITION!
lluliiiuolir Kxtraet llucliu.
7'tikc nu uici.
(old by 7 D. OILMAN
B. B. WAITS,
a. u. roRD,
H. B KNTWISTLX.
J. R. MAJOR.
Aad by all Druggltti eitrfwbere.
riniR vntom wilk. itard,
I NO MAT rKta, WHO '8 fRKSIDKHT
CooM'iatnfly, 1 Khali remala la WMhiintan, !
MOUSE. SIGN. AND ORNAMENTAL
OILUINU In Ml It hruohci. Old QLAZ1MU
Lirumi'tly sUended to ftlnUair and OrnuDentloi
L'oltaf.c Knrnitttre, la tb bent ntyl. I ltto oall u
Unlion lo the r-Jntin of Koofi od Hriok W&llt.
All i be tabor! 1 will do u cheap m tlM cbeacit
I iiirr)re wltolt thi iwtrvnaxe uf ray lrleoda
-tl'jf tiUlsctM of the Uitlrlot. Canctaality nUidtly
tjf rved. aod wot k dont la Uw bit Biaaacr.
T) will t)lcam atlad yoar itopa, aad rtoi. at
M. T. FARKK&'B
Ho. 3 Ioarttlaaa aveaaa (aorth aid),
bctwtao BUth aad BtiUi amtta
fM INVKNTUlia AND fATKHTKIU.
L MUNN A; CO., VTOftwtVon ol tha ttolcnUOej
Aiffr.aan.aad af;tBtn for prooarlsf dtaurloaa aid
Wtlh ,Sijri Ymri Jtopmeneii i th$ Jhune$$.
Rviiri'i iioo. Judxe MMOa.fioa. Joseph Holt
lll'll ir lHUWJa V-VUVUWaiitiMivri VI JiaaUIMl,
.ad lo more than Oftecn thounand laTaaton who
na.ti na utmuet aot loroagn mbjui uo.'i rat
rauiphlct of advloe teat fret by aulL
r-'rnt h-wi aad KejalaUeni, M pactfl, M mbU
No eharaa for oonialtatloa . orall v or b v mull.
I'rtlicUoary KaaminaUoa la United Hut FaUai
WlU.e,ilw. eel rMftlaUW,UIW IV, aU4lDJtOU
corp.r of V aad BtTU itrtU,opioiUt tht ratca'
LKONAUO SCOTT A CO.'
KKPRirrr or the
BLACKWOOD'S MAGAZINE 1
ionnrd Scott H Co Ntw York, oontlnae to pub
liili l ho follow! njj leadlnjr Urltinh reriodlcaU, fU t
l 1 ti lAintloo Quarterly. (CoiwervaUve )
ii int! rnuuvurjtu ncritw, ( ! hid; j
1 ha North Jlrltlih Review, (Krve Church )
rho WotmLuiitcr Htiview, (Uteral
ltliii,kwoori Kdlnburxh Majiazine. i
Ulatkwotxt'i Kdlnburxh MMeUloe, (Tory.)
iiu twiiniuiiicr uvvicw. iijiuvrai i
lhM l'eiiodlcala ably represent the thrva great
tKilnltuI purlUsuI Urcat llriuln Whljr, Tory, and
K.ulkiil but noUtlCri torm onl v oua fb.tare of their
chiravttr. AnOrgaoiof the mottt profound writeri
on fCKucc, uiwraiure, Jiuraiur, mou nvitjion( uey
hi&ntl. an thevever have itood. unrivalled In the
u frlil ol lrtltrs. bclnff considered Indlnpenrabla lo
tlipecliolar and the profewtlonal man. while to the In
tcllUrnt reader of every claati they furnUh a more
korrvct and eatlnfaotory record of the current litera
ture o! Die day, throughout the world, thanoaa bt
pvi'SaUiy oouuiifi. irum any outer luurv.
NKW VOLUMES OK TIIK
niL'H ENlrLIMl REVIEWS AND BLACKWOOD
Hie rccelnt of ADVANOK SIIKKTB from the
BiillHh publlrthera glvea additional value to these
HrtrlnU. Inimmuch mi thev ean now be nlaoed in the
t.niiU ol mbfjcrttKTK about u oon ai the original
frcrany one of ihofour Review, per annum 18
iir any twooi me lour Jteviewa. " .,,
Kor nny Ihno ot the lour Revlewa," ...
l-ur all four of the Review!, ...
Vot Iflackwood'a Magailne, ' " ...
I'or lUackwiKMl and one Review, " ...
Kur lilntk wood and two Uevlowi, ' " ,,,
hor Hlat-kwotxl and three Revlewa," ' ...
Kor ft lack wood and the four Revlewa. '
1'AypM.nU to be made In all easee In advance.
.noncy current m mo oiavo wuerv itwueu wui oe re
AdlAcountof twenty Ave percent, from the above
jrKe will bo allowitl to Club ordering four or more
., kaol nuy one or mure of Uio above worka. Ihu4i
tourcupicof lU.ickwood.orof oou Re view, will be
f-cut to one R'MriM for $9; four coplci of the four
ucviews ana macKwooq lor kai i aua no on.
In nil the Klncipnl clthi and towni. tlicac worka
,ll bt: delivered' FUl.K OK 1'OHI'AUK. Whin
iK'nt by mttil the rostigo to any pirt of the United
Nptii will bebutrwni)yot4t'ornua year for "RUck
uootl," and but fcurteen emit a yearorcacbof the
N ll 1 Tic price In Great lSrltaln of the Ave Period-
ifiln nhiivM immwi t Ut mF annum
i.en.itinnccB for tnyofNhe above publication!
nun alivayi if autirflN.i'u, fumi paiu, io ine jtu
No. 61 (lol.lat J New York.
-tiii:mni:st STOCK OICLOTIIINO IN
tic United Mates la now oAVed at 'ess than whole
sale price at No. 400 Seventh street, opposite Poet
Ollkc.by J. W. KEKP,
Formerly oyer Gait's JewJy Store.
A. Il M Yi 'i 1 1 ,) ')
ALL RAIL 'FROM NEW YORK.
Thl Compear la prepared 10 femcl all khidt cl
HKW YORK OBlM 81 Ilroadway,
BOSTON OfleeT OougitM ittctt
and t Congret Uqmare,
rniLADKLriiu ora j ciw'Jtumi,
UAu'rlMOBK omc eumitu suiiod
ALWANDRIA , Offloe J05 Klifitnet,
ANNAl'OUS, rORTRKSB HONKOK,
NKWPOKTNKW8, PORT liOTAL,
And Itie Sathfrn Blockading Bqeadronf,
AT FA1H RATKH.
THE ADAMS EXPRESS qOMFAXY
Will forward '
to tbelr famllm at any plaoe on the llaeicf llulr
jbxprrM, iKoarreoi s
TWBNTY IVB OKNTS i
Vtir uffMa ba4laaedlar VI tv IhillaM f and a
preporilonata aadlUonal ebarg to placet rcaelvd
u oooneoHra bzP(naa,,k r
Tha remltlaaoa, wluthir Oold, TrtaNory 2fotat,er
Allotmaat Drarls , ihoatd be racloaed In an elTclope
and aecarely tealad, and have tea fell addrw('
clttdbiglowa,poit ofllje, and Suta i and la dura,
the a'rvtt aad namberl of tne penon to ha to be
teat, aad the amoaat legibly marked tbertoa. '
Knvelopea lor tbU paroM maybe bad, at 'nr
To fiollltale prompt dtl'rcry, tbe charge for re-
roiHiBce aovu n oe prepaiu
martl-'n ADAMS KXPIU81 COIll'ANY.
IadlUUedls LoaiKm.aud pat
ap aolety In qaart and pint bot
Uee, to meet the rtqalremeati ol
Drifgiiis, aad tboee to whoaa Pox nd Unadolur.
atad l-l- U a Vacasalt y or a tttnry.
Hi la tha oldeat eaUDitanea otitii in uj (ij
rhieh bare itarted Into eaiateace apoo the bails of
la well -deterred and nara-arnei oeicDrtty.
It liaa ao BimnMtioa with, and te Id no war Ilka
utm uwut miJllBlQ nvw mtt -- aui.in uur- vr
NOt.DToM,"or' IrfixooH Uocc,' or "LobwwOih,"
Jee., Ao , no matter how ranch antiquity " or " le
ipvoiaDliHy " u WBiara bj uku uccvc.irrau
' Dr. Valentine Mott of New York, aaya t " It la
far Dreteranle to even roaa Holland Ola. and la a
M rtid4 of iU lind t Ut cvtr tern." So My tb.
nde of phyalelam.
The Waver Tark fl
The Hew TorkHerald aayi: " We are turprlaed
at lu benenolal effeoujit U a certain aafe guard to
The Phil ai! AlnhU Tjidrar aava: " It haa so raoe-
rlor, 11 an eqaaf, in medwlnal vlrfaee.'
The New Orltani Pieayuna aayi:" There U no
remedy on earth lor dyepepeia equal to it."
lae Beaton Journal aava: "A a beverage, ae a
preventive, or aa a remedial agent, we want no other
It la oar wde mean."
Woman of America, for you It ia rarU-Uri
mdijpiA Iaelokaeae or health, It la your greatest
B. BALDWIN A CO ,
VI Liberty street, New York.
Sold In Waahlngtonby
LOVKLL, collks A CO.,
310 itreet, near l'a. avenae,
deo ll ly And dealera generally.
mo Tiiic ovkicicus or tiik army.
ji-i arnvea, a aireoi imporuuion per eieamei
Fallon, irom Knri. a verv fine and
eaent of Marine, Opera,
ooKea. which I wilt t,t
oopea, which I wilt cell a very little above pie cost
In Pari Ae to the qualities, there are none tape
rior lo be had, having been eeleeted purposely for
this market. Also, a large and well assorted stock
ot Opera Ulaywa, Microscope, gold, sliver, aad steel
Speotaolea and Kye Ulaea, suited to the sight by
ne sjpb oi an vpiomeicr. A,ooaauicraoiv nejnocr oi
ocrUOoatee to be seen at my offloe, from gentlemen
wne nave iecn suusu at my a eaiaousuucnt.
06 FtniuylvaiilaaYeiiufTbclvTHu Foar-and-a
half and Slzth Streett.
My KetmbllehaaeKt 1. up atalra.
Aaaai mad u wtt. The trade .applied.
Mt 10 y
" WHGUt&tLl AXP UTXIL DUU3U IN
ARMY AND NAVY SUPPLIES,
rioklea, PrtMrrei, CaUni. Bauoei
JelUea, e'rultr. Ollrea,
Bardlno. Salad Olla, Choice RellibM,
Condenaed MUk, Multardi,
FI1KSERVEO UEAT8, FISH, BOUM, Ac.
Part Winti and Llqoon by the Patkage
CIOAR5 AND TOBACCO.
- Agent, lor Tllden't Extract ol OolTee, with
dngar and MUk oomblned.
Mail FenniylTanla avenoa,
WA311WQT0N, D. 0.
dee 17 tf
TOVAN8 A WATMUN'B
H A. IP E S .
Store, 10 south Fourth street,
Orden received by
W. D. flUKPHKRD,
Corner of Seventh and 1) atreeta,
Ian H-ly Wuhlngton, D, C.
MASON. FENWiTkT & LAWRENCE.
Late Commissioner of Patents.
rilteen years In Patent Agency Buslnesi,
Da WITT 0."lAWBBNCB,
Late member of the Patent Offloe Appeal Board,
OFFICE IN WASHINGTON, D. 0.
Note Patents procured. All Information necea
sary to obtain a patent sent free of charge.
Ian -1-1 f
JUST lEXCI.m.D AT L. A. HP.ALL & CO. '3,
N?.eIOI Seventh between 1 and Ktttrevt'.a new
stock or cr.oruiNO, vUKNISIUNU GOODS,
LA. BUALI. A CO '3, No UOl Seventh atreet,
between t and K,ls the placo to buy your
CLOllUXU.l'URXISIHNQ GOODS, TRUNKS,
11A1S and CAPS, at New lorkptlcei
10MC ONE AND ALL AT L A. nKALT, k
KS CO'S,No 301 Seventh street, between I and K,
to buy your CLOTIIINU, FURNISHING GOODS
UATS and CAPS. '
XTOW IS YOUUTIMRTO BUY YOUR CLOTH,
XI INtJ, FUUN1SIUNG GOODS. JIATS and
('APS at very low prlces.at L A. B1.ALL At CO 's,
It, UUB BCfTlllll, vTllICIII .III. IV BlIVCIB.
to cur new .tock of Horinff Clotl
cur new .tock of Si
.Trunk.. llata and
Uooda, Trunka, llata and Cipa, at Mo. aOO Seventh
tnel, oppoatu the Foal Offloe.
aaiil-lflJN .S-W PiKn-X
.Hfxnu of iVrerlibp amt tfrthitw, April 1. 18.
Ri:tAlt1I. I'l.nrOAr.S iaailiHiurt n.inr..ft
TropOMU lor Navy Mapi'llet,1' will b" re lived at
Hits Borraa unfit 9 o'clock A. M.t on M'cdcrdayt
Ue Mth day ot April nrxr, lor 'uroUaiitg and deliv
ering (on receiving ten date notice, axoept foe bh
ent,fcr wnleh the days' not;e ahallbe given mr
every thirty ihousand poaade required) at the Un.
irn duin navy rarop. ai uaarietiown, jnawicna
Mttif Brook lye, New York; and Chlladef pbla, t'enn
lvanlatimcnfiuintttlei tmli otthe following artl
elf its may be mq aired or ordered from the oontrto
tora ay the chief of thl bureau, or by ihereepeclire
eommindlni tfflcra tf tbe aaid aavy vard(dariog
the ibeal year ending Jane so, ISM, viz:
llhcult, rlcnr, rice, dried apples, nngar,lei, codlc,
beann, molac, vinegar, aad wbliky.
The blcultiiall be made wholly from sweet
per One flour, of the mtnu'acture ef the year nt or
1802 j but etirll In all oanea be maonlactured lrcm
flour uiifVcfthe crop Immediately preceding the
dateiof thjrrqulilUona for Iheumejand htll be
fully tquil In qually, and conform In ilze ard
navyyirdaj ehali be prcj)rly taked, thoroughly
kUn4rlM, well packed, aid delivered me of charge
to the United Platen, In good, aound. well dried,
bright flour bar. el', with the htadi wellircored, cr
hi air and watertight whUkycr spirit barren, at
the option of the Bureau
few floor alia.11 be equal to the beet Rlehmtnd aad
Baltimore branda, and ol the manafactare of wheat
growii tn the year 1801 or 1882; but ahall In all eaaee
b laanuUe tared lrom pure, round, treih groand
wheat ot Ihe o op la mediately preceding the iletee
of the rt qui Itlon for the name; flu 11 be perActly
iweat, and In all te pectaol ihe best qualify ; a (.d
hall be dellvend in ejood eMpplog order, free of all
charge to the United States, In the bent hew, well
armiioned.aonad. brftrht barrela. or half barrel, an
tneeae maybe the ftatw and 'headings lo be of
atjaa piiDi ui ur iiveiiii; siruyK una wciuujjca,
wfill lining hoopfl arouud each head, and eiiual In
quality toaampte barrel at the said navy-varda: two
hall bar. cla to ha lonildcrcdaa a barrel, atu not
mork than ore third of Ihe required quantity to be
In half barrela
Taerloeihall beofthevrry best quality and of
the irop immediately prtcsdieg the ditei of the re
naiUtloitai Inr the aanitx.
v The dried apt-It iball be or the beat quality, and
ahaM be DreDB cdbr ua dririnvonlv.andof the crop
ol the maturon Immediately (.receding the dates of
ine reqaiauoDa lor iue np;tng sniu oo ariivemu
la paokagea coatalntng not more han.thiee hundred
ipeiroanoopi on ine uarrtia ana nan oarreia
contah trg whisky, molasHa, and vinegar lo be well
painted with rtd lead.
'oiVRir iiiatii uc ury igu iii, tur paGftiug, iiiii
rh ten shall bei of aood nualltv Oolanr. enntl to
tfao lamplf s at paid ta y-yards, and be dcilrered In
nail ana naaner cikiu uoiy.
- rbeouflee shall be equal to His beat Cuba, aooord-
Tie leans shall be of tho very best quality white
beana. and ah alt be of tlit croD ImincdlateW nreced-
Ing (be 'ates of tl .a requlrf tloa for the aims, tMpoundtt
to lf taken aa one buiftel.
laemolasieaaiivllbelullr (nuallo Hie verr beat
quality of New Orleans mosiii, and shall be deliv
ered lo new, well-eeaoned red olc barrela, and half
uarrcu,anu wua www fine nraza not icss man t
I...II .(.lot. . .t.a .l.uiuiinl la.j tt 1' (ni.lt ikUb . I ( a
gut 1 1 tuivkiUK rimiijuu. .van i ,. ;( iuvii auivet, !
Darrtisana aau raiicuioueinresituaricra ooapcu,
ani.ia kudiiion. Tonrnve lour iron nora. cnt on
eacn Di'gs, H iocn in wiaui ana 1 ltin men mica.
-,-- --;. .. --. .... -....-.. . .. r..
ana ona on cacti ciino in incii in wiuin aru i iu u
loch thick and ahallbe thoroughly coopered and
rtlaordln the beat ahlnnlnff condition, one third the
quasi ti iu ut in uiit ueurrcis u ivijujiu uj iue uu
... TT. a.. . i.... V. ".i.n . w . ... t...
Xbi vinegar thill be of tho Hratqually,qul to
ine sianuaru 01 iiio unncu fiaii'it i uirmai-u, icii
aad ahall contain no other than acetic acid, aad
shall be delivered in barrels and half barrels similar
in all respects to thwe required formolaaeta, with
tbe excep ton that wht't oak staves and heads shall be
auDsuiuiea tor rca oa aiavra ana wnne pine neaa,
and rhtll be thoroughly coopered and placed In
the beat shlppleg order; one thud tele in haltb.ir
Ihe whisky hU be nude wholly from grain,
ouudand merchantable, and befaliflrst prool ae
cording to the United States custom-house standard,
and ahali be doau'e rectilled. It shall ba delltert.t
in good, new. sound, bright, three-quarters hooped,
weil-s-aioncd white oik barrels nd half barrels,
with white oak h ads, be heads to be made ot thrrt
Kecehtadlng, and well painted; thettavea not to be
as than i inch thick, and the tiesds nut leat than
X lach thick and each barrel and half bar el rhill
be coopered, la addition, with one three penny Iron
hoop on each bilge 1; inch In width, and 1-1 Mh
inch thick, and one three penny hoop on each chime,
Hi inch in width, and 1 16th inch thick, aa per die
J Irani The whole ts be i-ut in good ehlppirg order,
reeofull otiarjc to tho united states; one-third to
be in half barrel..
All the lore going described articles, embracing
caska, barre's, half barrels, and boxes, shall be sub
leottoauchinspeciiouaeilhe chle of iheiluitau of
provlstona and Clothing may direct, the inapevtlig
oIBoer to be apiwlntedby the Navy Department.
Alt inapeotiona to be at Ihe place of delivery Hi wui t
may, however, be Inspected at the pUce of maou
facture, but will in all caws be eubjiut to a tluel In
aoectlon at the place of delivery before ti.e bills are
The Prices of all the forrirolDjr articles lo b the
same throughout Ihe year, and bidden may oiler for
one or more articles, acd hie rlfer will be accepted
for that yard lor which hie proposal may be lowest,
ana wncre more man ob artiste is awarucaioaiia
der the article! will be embraced la ore cr inou
contracts it the ootion of the Bureau
Annie caran, oaricia,aDu nan oarreja, ooxea or
ttacaaaea. shall Demarkiii witn tirircoutente and
ihe coo tractor's name. All the barrels aad half
barrels of flour and bread snail na e, la addition to
the above, the year when mauutevciu.udor put up
marseu upuu mem
flhe umD ee referred to In this ad ve'tlsomeut are
those selected for tbe ecsuugiUcal year, and kit
no reicrtiKX to iiua at narcrn jrnttTUtiy ttAtuuM-)
Ihe quantity of these articles which will be re
quired cannot oe prioltely state J. They wl 1 proba
bly be about
Biscuit 5,00,000 ibn.
Flour 4,odo bbls.
Rice 000,000 Iba
Drledapple 800,000 lbs
Hugar floo.ooo lbs.
Tea 7S,O0J lbs.
Coffe 75,000 lb.
Beans lft.ooo bushels.
Molatses M.ooo galloon.
Vinegar 63000 gallons,
WhLkv l&J.OOO satloaa.
The quantities of at y or all may be increaied or
diminished Tho contracts will therefore bo made,
not for specific quantities, but for such quantities aa
the service may require to be delivered at those
Ciauaotors not residing ut the places where de
liveries aro rinulred must eitablU.li aiencita at such
places, that nu delay may arise in furaUhlng what
may u- rcquui u , ami wuins coairacior liiisprompi
ly to comply with a requisition; the Chief of the iiu
reaucf ProvUloos and Clothing rhill be tuth.nzid
to direct purchajwa to be made to supply the dell
ctenoy, under the penalty to be cxpietmed in the coa
tract t the record ol a requisition, or a duplicate copy
thereof, at the Buteau of ProvialSnaand Clothing,
or at titter ol the navy yards alorefAld, shall be
evidence that such iciuUitIoit l.tu been made and
Separate otters mutt be made for rich article at
each of ihe aforesaid navy yards; andin case more
than one article Is contain. J In the oiTtr.ilis Chin I
of the Bureau will have the right to occept oue or
mure vt uic ariiu v cuniuDvu iu bucii iimr, anu re
ji'Ct the remalLdrr, and bidders whom) proposals are
accepted (and none othcis) will be forthwith no titled,
and ai early aa practicable a contract will be tiaas
mlttedtotltera for execution, which cootrjet must
be returned to the bunau within live days, exclu
sl e of the time n quired for tho regular tramml'slon
ol the mail.
Two or more approved sureths, In a sum equal to
ids ciumairu utuubiui hip iviouve coa.ira.oia,
will be renulred. and twenty nercentnm In addition
will be withheld from the amount of all payments
on ac jouni luertui as cu.mivrai srouniy, in suuiuud,
to secure Hi performance, and not In any eent to be
paid until It if in all respects compl'cd with
Blank formi ol Dropoaita mny be obtained on an-
plication to the navy agents at Portsmouth, New
llampBhtre, uosion, rew oik, riiiiadeipuia, Balti
more, and at this Bureau.
A record, or dnolicate of the letter informing a
blddtr of the acceptance of hla proposal, will be
ueemeua. nniiu.audn inercoi, wiiii n me meaning
oftheact of 181tJ,and his bid will be made and ac
cented In ontormitv with thU undeNtaodlnar.
Urery onjr made must be accomplished (as di
rected io the act or Congref s making appropriatlooa
for the naval service for IMC-'U, approved loth of
Auguit, 1840) by a written guarontee.tlgned by one
or moie responsible persons, to ihe r-fleet that he of
they undertake that tho bidder or bidders will, if
hu or their bid hi accepted, enter into an obligation
to I urn lth tho supplies proposed, 'lho bureau will
not DC oDimatea t i con-ider anv Droiwwai unieta ao
comoanlcl by thesuaranteo renuliod bv law: the
competency oi the guaraotco to be ctrtliled by the
navy agiut, dlatrlct attorney, or collector of the
The ttitcfltUm ofHJd&t it ca'Ui to (As tamiin and iU
tcririi-m tf artidit renuirtd. at. la Ut uuwUum for rtcen
turn, a juti M nail compirum tcul U tnatU Uliutn the
arluhi vtft rrd and (As wmj la and tcntrad, receiving nans
tniM . wctrv wem, arm uirir WMTUIlll ll MX) Pinn Utdriy
airetieu wuiwjtnni rnwuivn y mm Jarcn, ID3t,flfl
tk ad fifth lwA liigna,184d. ap 3-lawlw
NKRVOUS DEBILITY, W
T si'miMAioRiuitnA, r
la iMHlllrely Incurable by any mean, but those I ad
Tocate, before commencing akt treatacnr, learn
how tbe writer actually ccbid hlnuc'J, and lubee
Quently handreda of othen Endue a poat-pald,
euporacrlbed cutcIum to Uox lit, Charleitown,
A Trip (o Manassas anil Vicinity.
A foir days ngo, tbe writer, In fympanjrwllh
a pnrty of friends, net out upon au excursion
to Mnnajnar, Ihe Hull Rnn bailie field, and the
adjacent cotmlrj, which, u the atrooghold of
the rebel urn. of the Polotnao, hare become
localltlr. ( f Inlf nee totereat.
Not Intending to be etlaled an to tlmi, we
resolred not to g In the Government excarf Ion
train, but took pannage on the ateamer to Alex
andria, for which tho cnterprlnlng captain
charges doable fare, or twice aa mnc'i as for
merly. Arriving at Alexiudrli, we found the
wharf Innocent of omnlbiue.1 or carrUgei,
and the Orange and Alexandria railroad depot
a long distance off, especially for those whose
power of loci motion are not free and eaiy,
However, wllb a few not very flittering com
ment, upon the enterprise of Virginian", we
mndo our way over rough etrccte nnd pave
ments to Ihe depot, from which a train was ex
pected to start for Hanas at ten o'clock, but
nearly three tedious hours paswd away before
tho shrill blast of tho whistle announced the
readiness of the sleatn horse to proc:ed, when,
sealed upon the floor of an old baggage or,
our party rlowly made lis way over the Iron
road, and, alter n passage of about three hour,
arrived at the rebel stronghold.
CONDITION' OF Till R01D.
In pursuance of their mission of destruction.
the rebels had blown up the principal water
tanks along the road, so thai the engineer was
obliged to " water Lis bono " from tho running
broolis, which was n long and te lous opera
tion, ts the water was carried in single buckets
up the back o' the stream to the engine. Tho
track aa far as Minass.u, with n few exceptlocs,
appears to be in good order, but at the Junction
a portion of It had been destroyed by the ac
tion of lire, and soma miles of the road between
tho 'Junction and Warrcoton bavo been tora up,
lho ties burnt, tho rails bent, nnd the bridges
destroyed, but Yankee activity nnd enterprise
wll "oon repair all damages, an 1 re op"n the
entire ro.id to Ulctnnr.il.
TIIK llrDLI. LOO CABIN' I.M.lMrUtrN'T.1
lathe vicinity of Bull Run, wc bad the first
sight of lho winter quarter ol tho grand army,
and I hey were fir superior to those of our owu
soldiers. I.ich regiment had erected a hand
some little village of log bate; 'bey were about
eight fcelhlgh, fourteen feet long, and ten feet
wide. They were made of pine and oak logs,
notched at the end, by which they were firmly
nulted; the spaces between Ihe logs being tilled
by wood and mud, so thoroughly "chlukedln
as not to admit a Haw of the winter's wind, or
a drop of rain; thick clapboards, nr "shakes,"
covered the roof, which, also, wai wind end
watertight; the chimney, giving a wide Ore
place, was built at the end, of stick and mud;
a rough board door, hung npon wocden binges,
completed the exterior ot the cabin. They were
built upon parallel tin., with wido avenues
between them, and being uniform in slzo aad
style, tho whole encampment presented a pio
turesque and handVome appearanco.
The Interior was fitted up so at to accommo
date from two to six persons; there were no
camp-bedsteads, but wooden platforms, upon
which two soldiers could eleep; we suppose
that a blanket thrown over the straw, which
covered the rough boards, formed the bed
upon wh'ch the chivalry reposed. Over each
bed there were arrangements lor suspending
their guns, und along tbe sides were shelves and
permanent boaid tables, rouxbly inadu benches,
and the usual camp-stools were found In every
cabin; a few had plank floors, but generally
Ihey were without any save tho hard packed
'saured soil." Kvery where In these encamp
ments, we saw abundant evidence that the
"boys" not only hod first rate quarters, but
that they had had a good time generally.
In many of our encampments, tin s .Idlers
Eavo their little streets, and In some way
eautlfy or adorn n small space In front ol
the door of their teat; In this they excel the
rebels, for all their streets were unpnved and
filthy, with no evidences ol cleanliness or taste,
but everywhere the opposite. The heads and
bores of cattle, dead dogs and other offensive
and disgusting exhibitions of tbe bod police
of the camp, were apparent In each encamp
ment. On the line of the railroad, bet wet n Dull
Run and the Junction, there are several of
these encampments, and a very flno one near
the depot. In two or three places there was
evidently a design to destroy these leg til
lages by Are; some of the huts were entirely con
sutned, other partlully destroyed, and in soins
cases the flamcsaDcearcd to havetnadethelr way
along tbe surface ot the logs, merely burniugj
toe Doric ana mere gradually expired.
In several places towards tho battle field new
houses were commeuccd, having Ihe appear
ance of permanent b irracks; these were Irame
buildings, some just commenced, others nearly
Untuned. This clrcumsUuce seems to establish
the fact that tbe departure of the rebel was
sudden and unanticipated.
Til.'. m'lEMkS Or NUNJ.S.SA3.
Certain fantaitlo forms of pine bushes along
the tides of the road, near Dull Run, nre pointed
out lo Ihe inquirer as timlsed battcric, but they
are quite email and frail, and would form no
defence, and would soon become uselets as a
cover for ordnance. As we approach tbo Junc
tion, vi e begin to have a view of tbo ' Immense
and powerful" forts, of which we have beard so
much. One of them, near tha depot, at a dis
tance, appears to be a very formidable affair,
but dwindles Into iiulgnlucance as it Is ap
pronched. It stands within a few feet cf the
road, and la merely a slight earth ork; the
embankment being about eight feet high, form
ing three ald.s of a square, surrounded by a
ditch about six foet wide. On tbe inside ol
the embankments are rows of casks tilled with
earth, closely packed. There are three embra
sures, but no evidence that guns were eter
mounted within them. Near this oil, on Ilia
other side of the mad. Is another, some fifteen
feet high, which Is supposed to have been
i reeled lur the protection of Infantry. It la In
form like tho other, and has a powder maga
zine built below the surlace. The walls uie
composed ol small osnvas sand beg confined
between a row of wooden posls on Ihe Inside,
and a slight covering of earth on the outside ;
a few raw hides ore stretched across the outer
ride. In tho Immediate vicinity ot the depot
ate eigne or ten oi tnese little eartnworiu, an
of them very slight, poorly built, nnd would oiler
llttlo or no resistance to shot or shells, n very
few of which would entire N demolish them. A
single shell thrown Into tho sand bag bittery,
would probably destroy tho whole of II. Kx
ponire lo Ihe elements has rolled the canvas
bags, winch can now bo torn with great ease.
Gen. lieauiegard has tbe reputation of being
a skilful engineer, but Ihe works of defence
about Manassas demonstrate that the engineer,
whoever he wu, was either Incompetent or that
he Intended them as iiimforts, lo be msgnlflep
by our 'llkknl corps of balloonist nnd spies,
andjlhus keep back Ihe Union forces.
1 TIIK MtMMttt or iin-n.
Id eximlnloK Ihe earth wet ks In the vicinity of
the Junction, we w re cempelled to abandon the
popular Idea thai the rebels were well tupMlea
with ordeanc". or that their batteries were
formidable. There were but few Indication of
mounted guns, nnd the people who live In tho
neighborhood nnert most positively and with
out doubt, truly, that In aU tbe forts at Manas
sos and Centrevllle there have not been, since
early In December, more than trenfy guns, nnd
not half that number at Manasas.
MTMBr.lt Of TROorS.
If Ihe number of log cabin encampments In
dicate Ihe numerical force of Ihe rebels at
itinasa. there must have bei.-rt, at one time,
at least fifteen thousand troops ; but the black
acd while citizens, who have been there during
tbe winter, all agree In the extraordinary state
ment that tbe rebel forrehss, since November,
been gradually disappearing, and that nt tbe
time when Manassas was evacu tied, there were
bnt.l.w regiment left, nnd that there had not
boen more than fire thousand soldiers there for
the last three month'. Well Informed military
offlcers, now upon the ground, confidentlr ex
press tho opinion that ten thousand Union
troops could, at any time during the last win
ter, nave captured the whole rebel army of the
Potomac, together with all their military stores;
and this opinion Is cculnly well founded, con
sidering the weakness of their earthworks, the
mill number of guns and the numerical insig
nificance of their troops.
TUK kOnSISTK.NCK Or TIIK AHMT.
Tbe popular idea has long'prevalled, that the
rebel ;iroops were so short of provisions that
they would soon be starved out; bnt a look at
Manassas explodes this Idea; there Is every
where abundant evidence that Ihe troops were
not only well supplied with Ihe necessaries of
Hie, but wun lis luxuries, in our two days'
wandering about Ihe country, we saw but four
cows, half a dozen pigs, and a few chickens
concealed in tbe cellar of a farm hoise, now
occupied by contrabands. Tbe rebels bad so
cured by pnrchsso, or otherwise, everything
eatable, within the range of their operations.
In almost every cabin were the rcinalna of an
ample slock of provisions nice pieces of fresh
beef suspended upon wooden hooks were om
mon; good bread lay scattered about tbe floor;
flour barrel, not vet emntv: while sardine boxes
and porter and wine botlks were in great
auumunce; a soiaier, in prospecting among tho
cabins, found a handsome wine cose, witii cut
gloss decanters, and one of them partly Oiled
Those who first visited Manassas. alt(r the
evacuation, found large quantities of cast ell'
cioioinj. ana u is Known mat immense quanti
ties; of flour, pork, clothing, and blankets were
bnrned; a large oven was also destioyed.
Tbe precUe spots where these burnings took
place are stilt visible. Wbre the military unl
forms were burnt, curious visitors still scratch
about am3ng the charred remains, for Indians,
and carry them off a souvenirs. The most
superficial observer of matters and things at
Manassas, will soon become convinced that the
grand rebel army of tbe Potomac have spent
a pleasant winter, and tbe peoplo thero say,
tbat the " boys" lacked but one thing to make
them happy, and that was an opportunity to
fight, which desire appeared to be universal
TUK UOHI'ITiU AT XUN'iSSAS.
Tbe boipltal grounds were located In u grove
on the right cf the rood, a short distance below
Ihe Junction, towards Warrenton. Tbe trees
hod been cut away, and a small place cleared
up, near tha track, upon which the hospitals
were erectea. iney were iwo story tram-i
bulldlnirs, about twenty feet wide and Dftv
feet long, and It is said Ibey could accommo
date two thousand Invalids. One of the last
acts perpetrated by tho rebels al Manassas,
was the burning of these building; they were
entirely consumed, not a vestige lef., except
meneu gias, nan anu nioges una ouier piccoa
of Irou, all ot which are rapidly being distribu
ted over tho couctty us memorial of Manas,
sas. It I said that a dead body, partly con
sumed, wo found upon the site ot one ot these
hospitals, but whether it bad died ol disease, or
by lire, was not known.
TIIK HOSrlTXL (j!tA K Vattl).
In aa adjoining field, near a beautll.il plno
grove, we found wnat is supposed to nave
been the hospital burying place. The groves
wen nlaced at renul tr distance from each
other, lupataltel lines, und numbered one hun
dred ana ninety lour, a rmau uoara at ine
bead of each grave, announced in pencil marka
the name, company and regiment of the de
cased. Upon one of these "lomb-stones"
wero Ihe words "dead nero" and upon
another, "black .foci," but to whom tbe ' dead
negro" belonged, or whose "black stock" ''lay
slumbering in the grave," there was no record.
A number of graves unmarked, we discovered
in Ihe immediate vicinity, but there wero no
legends In relation to them, and no one seemed
to know why they had been made there. Wo
have beard much of the sickness of the rebel
army; but the graves at Manassas do not es
tablish the facl; doubtless, many who died
were sent home, but Ihe graveyard would
seem to demonstrate that th) army was either
small or healthy. We know there were but
few troops, and we could bear of no prevalent
disease, except pneumonia.
Having wundered over the ruins ol Ihe boa
pltals and its little city of the dead, until all
were tall-fled, our party took up its line of
match lor tue lato Headquarters oi uenerai
Beauregard. Our routo lay across the fields
in the direction of the battle ground. On tbe
way, we saw a number ol dead boisea; iu one
lot were nt least twenty; and wherever we
went towatds the bailie field, we siw Ihe
mains of horses. Tbe popular story Is, that
they died oi starvation; but this cannct be
true. Tbe rebel had forage nhen they left;
and in some oi me tarra ynrus in mo vicinity,
stocks of lodder still remained, which would
not have been the case if forage bad been scarce.
Uaving wandered out of our way, we bailed a
contraband, whom we discovered croslcg Ihe
fields, llo promptly came to us, and volun
leered lo take us lo tbe bouse wo nought,
which was that of bis master, Mr. Wm. J
Weir. He fold his master owned five plontA
tions, and more than one hundred slavis; but
nlien the arrav went away, Mr. Weir also left,
taking a few (laves with blm, but seme cl
them suddenly left him nnd U-turned home,
and are now within our linen, patiently waiting
for freedom, which they think this war will
give tbem. TbI slave was very cautious and
sbrend in his answers to our Interrogatories;
bo gave few direct replies until be was certain
tbat be conversed Willi friends, and then be
dismissed an reserve, and snoke with ire ut
most freedom. Ilosald when hi master was
going away, ho ordered him to collect all Ibe
sheen UDoa the farm, and to follow hlmt but
William did not obey fie sheep were hard lo
Una, anu they wero so contrary that ue couiun i
drive tbem, und by the time he got them ready
to start fair, the Yankee army came down, and
then he thought ho wouldn't go. Ho said that
times were verv hard money scarce, and
nothing to eat, uud tbat some ol the abandoned
slave lamilles bad been taken to Alexandria,
by the Union men, to keep them from starving;
which we subsequently found to be true.
Wbllo he wo thus lamenting tbe hard time,
some one supgeetedjjiat he sliHild have skinned
the dead homes, nnd tak"n ofi their shoes, by
which ho might have re illze d nt least a Lnn
dred dollars! "but." nulcklv Internosed the
slave, "what good would that do met Master
take do money I bob none of It. No, no, sir,"
ho cootinued, " when I bos a fair chance to
work for myself, den I skin horses, or skin
anything else, If I kin keep do money for da
ole foman and da children." In tht. the poor
elavr uttered an Important truth, (bat white
men; would do well to remember. Give these
nrplo an opportunity and a motive to labor.
and they wi'' l" "" f?00 CBr0 ' lhemlve
as any olher class of Ihe luboring population.
William conaiic.eii it nateiy io ine .Tier
mansion, which Is a large brick house, with ull
Ihe necessory out-bouses for a large farm. Mr.
Wlcr is supposed lo have been a wealthy moo.
lie wan, or bad been postmaster, and the re
railn of his library showed tbat he waa a man
nf good literary taste and kaew the value of
books. It won evident Hat ho was a believer
in the colonization scheme, forupon Ihe shelve
we ifniind copies ol the African RrXsttonj,
dated a far back a 1828.
The house was In good repair, but stripped
nf nearly all Its furniture. Before lvlng, Mr.
Wler bad placed nit bis valuable household
articles, silverware. A.3 . In bin bar.i. where he
supposed It would be safe, but the soldiers hod
ueen mere, anu uesoiauon ioitofft-u.
This bouse, which I about a mile from the
Junction, was for a long lime the headquarter
oi uen. lieanregaru. 'ine owner ana nu iami-
ly retired, that ihe General might occupy it.
ills nrlvate room wa In the second story, and
has .ince been occupied as a hospital. It ttill
contalna raanv Interesting evidence of Bean-
regard's presence ; a large number ot captalc '
returns, In blank, wrre strewed over tbe floor,
but' they were ntlckly gathered up and de
posited among other relics to be carried off.
The bouse -end nil tbe property ol the estate
bod been 1 a to tbe care of a faithful old ser
vant uijU and bis wife. Tbey and their chil
dren wero now Ibe sole occupants. The man
(bam) was dignified and gentlemanly In nis
deporttient j ho was free, bnt hi wife nnd
children were slave. One of bis boy bad been
carried off by Mr. Wler, but he ran away from
him, aud came back to bis old home. In va
rlous waya Kam had collected several hundred
dollars, but his master and some other members
of tho Wi' r family thought tbey could use tho
money to good advantage, and bjrroed It of
Sim. They gave him their notes, one or which
was doted fen years ago. He considered tbe
notes good perhaps tbey are, but judging by
tt e light of numerous precedents, wo should
prefer the money to Ibe notes. White men, In
dealing with their slaves, aro very uncertain.
It was near tlx o'clock when we reachad tbe
Wltr mansion, nnd being tired und hungry, we
proposed that Uncle Sam should entertain us
for tbe night, which hu promised lo do. He
had managed to save a quantity cf salt pork,
fresh beef, and cotTee, and he socn prepared a
nice supper for our entire arty, besides an
other, lor some Union officer, who bod tempo
rary possession of a portion of the house. In
due ttm' "Aunts" prepared a good bed lor
each of uf, an 1 we ull slept soundly, conscious
tbat the soldiers present and on guard wero
amply sufficient to protect us.
TO l!K COMCLCDED TO MOKUOW J
The Komon. KtoillrtR flatter;- What
wa Kouail upon It.
A cot respondent of tbe Bt. Louis ll-pub'.kan,
writing Irom Island No. 10, on tbo 9tb, says:
Tbe floating battery, formerly tbe Pelican
dock, at New Orleans, drifted down to Madrid,
and was secured lire miles below there. When
first seen. It came sweeping down wllh Ihe cur
rent toward the upper battery, and tbe gtrrl
non supposing an attempt probable lo run Ihe
blockade, Immediately manned Ibelr guns.
Klght cannon could be counted upon It, all
bi.irlng directly at the fort, and when within
range the latter opened fire. Receiving no
rerponse, they perceived the battery bad been
deserted, and ceased. This occurred the eve
ning previous to the evacuation and surrender
ot the lebels.
Tuo transports, with great difficulty, after
several hours, got the battery lo shore. It was
full of water, (.the enemy having tried bard to
rink It,) and drugged the Immense anchor at
tached to It very easily. Tbe bull Is ISO feet
long and CO wide, built like that ut u 1 trge
steamer, decked very strongly, and the guns all
mounted along one side und lho ends. To
counterbalance this great weight was a quantity
of heavy bull&st on tbo outer side, nnd also the
ammunition, with baggage, ,ti, of lho crew.
There were several trunka filled with good
clothing und articles ol private comfort, some
revolvers, and one or two ril!-s, back., and
bundles of letters.
A most cttriou feature of tb-s b tilery was
Iwo small engines below. In tbe hold, Intended
to work a couple cf pumps nnd fill at pleasure
lho aflalr nlth woter. There were ul"0,by way
of cargo, eighty torpedoes, hundreds of sky
rockets, a couple of electric batteries, and colls
ot submarine cable, Tbe concern seemed only
a large specimen from tho thousands ot novel
infernal and useless machines the rebels h ive
favored science wllh lately. Ou the deck a
sixty four lay dismounted, lis carriage shivered
to piece by a ball.
Esctt'K or a PniaoNEii. Tho Philadelphia
Iii'iittrn bos the following ficm its correspond
ent: Cairo, April 13. 1 waa taken prisoner nt the
late bailie at Pittsburg Landing, but have suc
ceeded in making my escape Irom Ibe enemy.
Acting Brigadier Uenerai Peabody and Major
Powell, ol tbe Twenty fifth Missouri volunteers,
with whom I was breaklastlng at the time of
Ihe surprise, were both killed. Tbe rebels
robbed me of cveiytblng except my panta
loons and boots.
Generul Albert Sidney Johnston, of Ken
tucky, nnd General Busbrod Johnson, of Ten
nessee, aro both dead. Tho latter made bis
will before dying
Brogg, Beauregard and Breckinridge escap
ed. 1 he battle laid d thirteen and a half Lours
on Sunday and eight bourn on Monday, when
tho enemy fled. We captured nil their cannon
except Iwo or three. Among the batteries cap
tured Is the famous Washington Light Artil
lery, of Ntw Orleans.
Tin: Piusi ami the War Nw. -Col. II .S
factord, Military Inspector of tho Telegraph
Lino., , m Fortress Monroe, In pursuance ef
lb" orders ol tho Secretary of War, and Is about
perfecting some nrrangeraent by which the
representatives of Ihe Press will bo better ena
bled to discharge their dnllts lowaid tbo pub.
lie nnd at Ibe name tltni avoid the publication
of new that may be detrimental lo Ibe national
Interests or, as Ihe popular word has It, con
traband. Col. Sanlord is lullypossessed of tbe
views ol lho Secretary tf Wat en tbe tubject
nnd at tbe same lime appreciates the difllcul
lies tbat surround tbe Press In these war llmea
In attempting lo meet lh public demand lcr
Ni ii. Iloirs run tiik Wbstfrv Wateih. -A
board appointed by tho Navy Deportment to
examine plans and specifications for bouts fcr
lho Weslern waters, consisting of Com. Joe.
Smith. Chlct ol tbo Bureau ot Yardiand Docks;
John Lentbal, Chlel of the Bureau of Construc
tion; II. F. Sherwood, Uoglneer In Chief; Kl
ward Hart. Naval Constructor, and Daniel B.
Martin, Engineer ot tho United States Navy,
bate recommended that contracts be made
with the following parties : Messrs. Tomllnson
,t Ilarlupeei, of Pittsburg, for two Iron vessels;
Messrs. urown and .M coord, ot bt. Louis, lor
three wooden vessels; George 0. Btster, of
uatro, lor one wocuen vessel; J as. i. i.vies, vi
St. i.onm, lor two iron vessels. nn"mv"'
cost flhe eight vessels, 1,22!,1(0.
Uen, Cox sends encouraging news fretn the
Kqnnwhii- hut sneaks of bottoulld&s rOUOe, riv
ers over tbo banks, and u week ot tcrrUio
1 the riTTsncneT bIittlk. ''
MOKE INTHrtESTIMI FACTS HEAlIlts.r:ArtO R
norxciL or wah iik.icrai. kkauh h diath
AOAIrnKPORTl!D OUB KILLED AXDWOe'MD
KD FRT1MATKD AT 8,000.
Cuictuo. April II'. Tho special correspon
dent of the Journal rays :
Beauregard called a council of mir of all the
best generals In hla army before lho battle ol
Pittsburg. There were present Gens. Pillow,
Moyd, llrrcklnrldge, Hardee, llragg, Uhcatham,
A. Sidney Johnston, nnd Bushrod Jobnnlon,
the'Rebef Provisional Governor of Kentucky,
ami a few other general.
The following policy woe fixed on : It Ibey
beat ii, tbey would follow up their vlctory.nnd
drive n north as far a possible. If tbey wero
beaten, tbey would withdraw their force from
the border State, and make a desperate stand
in ue uuii states.
Gen. Van Dora did not reach Corinth Ull the
fight was over. It Is now believed, by tbe
latest arrivals Irom Pittsburg, that tho rebel
torae In the action numbered b'3,000 men.
The Ninth Illinois regiment could count but
two hundred effective men on Monday morning,
the Rlercnth Illinois only forty lire, and thu
Tweiun Illinois only seventeen men.
A gentleman from Pittsburg Landing euvs
that the wounded are well provided lor In thu
transport and barrack.
No bitlle 1 expected for some days yet. The
heavy rain have made the rood Impassable for
artillery and army wagon.
St. Lota, April 14. Tbo steamer January
arrived at our wbarf last evening wllb several
hundred of our sick and wouuded from Pitts
burg. Cant. Barllclt, of thu January, reinirts that
the Minnehaha, laden wilh wounded, baa gone
up to Ohio City, und the Memphis landed on-
iDouanu oi tue wouneieu ut asoiimi iviiy.
Cant. William Conn, of Ihe Ninth lo.lhiia,
who Is among tbo wounded, says bn hi uu
doubt or tbe death nf Gen. Bragg iu Monday'
fight. Also, that Johnson, the eo-c tiled Pro
visional Governor of Kentucky, is d at I. He
died a ne lay.witnin six lecc o' uuputyupp,on
board of the Hannibal.
The whole rebel army encased In the b itll
numbered one hundred and twenty three regt
ments. consisting or .jii'n men. mere ict
are obtained from a brigade quarlerm isler
named Wlntermnlli.who wu taken prf-uuer.
Our total loss In killed mil wounded is uuw
rutin tted at 8,000.
General Wallace, of Illinois, at lastnecounts.
waa sllll living, but there wero only slight
hope of hi recovi-ry.
The nunc of Colonel John II. McIIenry, id
tbo Seventeenth Kentucky Regiment, who was
wounded at Pittsburg, wan erroneously ptinlml
in the first despatch u C. McKinuey,
Tho stoamer Woodfjrd arrived last nlhl
with about three hundred prlsoucrs from Pitts
burg. LATER FROM EUROPE.
PonTi.iM. April 11. The steamer Norwe'l
an arrived here to night with Liverpool advices
ol the 2d InsUnt. The steamers Canadi, City
of Woshlogton, acd North America had arrived
out. The political Inlelllg-iico Is unimportant.
Cbmmereldl IrJclltijmcc Cotton. Sales of the
lost three days 12,000 bales, price lending up
word. Market quiet and vtucb inged Bread
stull dull and still declining. Proilslon quiet
but steady. Consols DO a UO,.
Tho question ol Iron baUerlesconlinue lo al
tract attention in Kngland, Tbo Tinus a lys ll
is understood thatan order la Iu course ol Irnna
mission to all dock yards to suspend any lur
tber operation upon wooden ship. The lead
lng journals continue to urge the necessity loi
Tbo Morning rosl call attention lu lho iiu
provemeuts the Ametlcan aro making in urd
nance, me wetgni oi toe snot inrown uy ine
Monitor being nearly double that used on
board any British shin of war.
The British steamer Mara, bound Irom Wa
terford to Bristol, wu wrecked near Millosfl
during u gale und heavy kg, by which lilty
llv. 8 were lost.
The brim Adelaide andMary Wrlsbt arrived
at Liverpool on the 31 Inst, having success
fully run tbe blockade at Charleston, which
port they left ou tho 3d of March. Tbe-y bad
1,100. bale of cotton, and 200 boxes nl tobac
co, and u considerable quanlly of rcwiu. They
led Charleston In company wilh the barque
Iltlwan. and four schooners, all laden Willi
cotlon and rosin. They report tbat the sunken
stone Sect I fast breaking up, Charleston har
bor be-mg lull oj uoaung umber.
The War tn Arkaneau.
Sr.Lutts, April 11. Tbo correspondent ol
(ho Missouri IkiiuKruL writing Irom Hoiutou.
Missouri, under date ot April Dili, saya I "1 he
whole Confederate force In the late l'ou. Uldge
battle hare gone east down tho Aikana
river. A llttlo over a week ego they piwd
through Clarksvllle, sixty mile c.W ol Van
Uureu. At that point a force or two thousand
cavalry wa said to have taken tho road north
It waa impossible to learn tbo destination ol
these troops, but it la most probable that thev
were bound lor some point on the Mississippi
Frcm Hew Oilcans.
Tho Cincinnati Commit cbU of April I s-ivt
A foreign resident of New Orleans In" ' pus
ed through our city en route for llui ipv who
gove ery Iutcrcstlng detail ot tho condition
ot things In the Crescent City and In thu rebel
Kew Orleans, he icpresented lo bo In a wry
distressed nnd only partially defended condl
tion. Foreign residents oi weaun wero ilea
nnlrlnirof ihe restoration of trade, and no lirai
possible, bod already lcit or were prepurlug u
gj most of tbem leaving either for tho i si
Indies or Europe. Tbe bank were ntmudaul
ly supplied with specie about 418,000,000
but there was scarcely any in circulation, und
Confederate money wa only worth 10 ee-oti
on the dollar. Citizens engaged at home ml'
tin were moro engaged in ponco sen loo man
In the defence of the city from apvrelnuti
attack, ami only a tceblo resistance couui u
made against a wen orgumzcu iorce.
Every hope of their protection again"
Union urniy, 03 well there a throughou
Scuthwtst, was hung upon tho suce-v "
army concentrating at uurintn, and eon
ly all available war material, part
the way of men was seot thither.
A company, comprising leading i '
ncutmeicbauu.bauk officers, pre-l '
eurauce compaulee, &.!., had been il and
tent to Cotluth, mainly to act In ululating
others to go. , .
Tho vigilance committee luipiudted men
without hesitation, taking them at any Uma and
from any placo.
.-.fecial Pisralca to the N, Y. TrlOuno.
Wasuinotoh, April 13.
,.. .tf-lllii. lari-nnrl.rl In hnvn .ft'il In n
prli nle letter received here) that ho hod found
the rebel fortification at Yorktown ten time
slronitrr than be anticipated, but tbat he was
Still COnUUeni Ul e-e-uvui .lllAum. uv ,.u.ig
of Baltlmoro and Washington profess to bo.
lieve that Gen. McClellan has been entrapped,
and say that Uen. Johnston will die of old ago
belore ho 1 vanquished In lho peninsula.
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