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- -ribiished every mornin jr, at Ne. 30 Ann- j
Vrw.V.rV and lelivcreil to GJty Subscribers ;
.... o'yx CENT per copy; Mail Subscribers. $4 per
aosirnin advance, and the paper in no ca*s continued j
l^i-ond tie time ibr wbicb i sis j:2id. Subscription
taken ibr !ri\ Mcr/.h-.
Terms oj Jlfc^rtisir.z_For rech JinteriisrMatl
i lines or less (ovei six), firs: Insertion.. #>Oct?
do. for'e8ch subtec-uent insertiob.'
00. If SC? !i?'jrtioa5, or one-.ve'.'k-!?* '*J?l
forTWENTY-FIVE insertions.^.. ?> GO
Loiter Advertisements at equally faror.ble ruVis- J
Marriages, Religious and Funeral Notice*, not exceed
log Gvc linei 25 echt*;
j?-.Vh ertiacments when ordered to to be continued
an the inside after the first insertion will.be aubjectjio
the ?.-..-nc charge as on their first ap^ca:.-;.co?payaoie
la aii Cases in i-;ranee.
Gr?- Tb- WEEKLY TRIBUNE, a very large papur
fbi theCountrv,is published every Saturijy morn u?, i
atihelow price of *tf per annum, it: advance.
W 4 N T S.
? { WM't'Ll i) ? A purchaser for i 'i irninj Lath
T V i!'i?'i order .'or wood tur?i'T. It rnav be seen a? i
H? ssrs. FRY E & SHAWS, Water-street, corm r of
K<. kenn. Price s}-5. _ TJ'j :;- |
*- YTS'T > 6.'K"*K want.- a plat . Refers-b} perrois
VV >:eu to 0. W. Grave?, Es-j . 5c Fburth-st. ' Applv I
in HiT.-oN ?-? ?? -j Bean, or."- r..tirth--t. jilt .
I >?AiiS>tN4ii- A gentleman und Iiis wife can b<
* ^ acoDuifliodatcd with a large room; bedroom ae-i i rsf.<s
p s'.ry attached, furnished or unfurnished, with board.?
Also; bedrooms for single gentlemen; at tbe pleasant
auon:No. 1; Ciiff street, between Beekmnti and i boa
;.kf Art l h. I?? Famili;-- sri Others to euppl} ?
ii good men and women help ..i City Office, <5 Canal j
it. with the best oi city reference, aud no charge. I w.J j
"iiirAifi.' 221>-?A few American or English u iris to
* i take good places, at City Office, 75 C..:.-.i street. j
.;, i iv*
Tj *v' ? ft 'l&ij? Emplo\ went us a NLiRsfc. by ojtc-j
i ? who hau had experience in the fans uesr. ?u ' c'm i
hring;iii:cxc?ptioaab!c recommendations Is..quin ??'
I J,i Allen st: ? ou _Jj? u_
U'A"rn-. Atbo East Broadway, families ->:'? j
* 7 plied with the best of help ^ud no churce. A uteri- !
cm, English and Iri.-h inrls, * iih tbe best i t' icfcrcncer.
from ! <-t places,ero wailing i"r situations. tilJ? im
5 i rA.i 'J'JK t>?situation* forgoocd Scotcli,-Am rica
T r abd. English lidrscs, scamstrcascs, Irish PriitcVtaiVi
!:..?: colored cook?i chamber maids and housemaids; Ap
ply at -15b" ISro.i l way. di.1) l;t:
?Ji "i/A". 's'S.'.' Stttiati'c.s lor good waiters witri citj
' ? relerc: ec for years ; also fmall boy* for ? lliccs and
trades, ftritiers?iid labercrsj A;e. Apply at-13C llrnariwi i
No charge during v.iater. iI2 ' lib
jo^CKijTMlsT sio.mkd ,iy& r?Sj^rs
k * eim I": bad by Ladicsand Gcntlciuon, in a deli?
house,a stoutfs throw from Broadway. Apply ai i:.
Mercor-strect, ucar the corner of Prince; u'iO tf
; > 4>Ail&>?At G'J BeokiAun-etreot, a respectable bo me j
I > an ! cheap enough. H ') |ja*
f? U~S) ?,:-.<. 1 UKSiCi't..'.'. -The ?ulidcnbcir
5 > liavutg .111' i up the large an ' - omni idibus it ?w. e, at
the '-?orber of Howard u,:d l-'lm-.-;r":t ? only ??s ? block J
from Broadway! where gchtlomcii <-iu bare geod:beard \
and pleasant-rooiiH at ?i per v.?-k. Also gentlemen
siwlU.'tutr wives'on reasonable terijs, !?>? spplyingat Nu, ;
[Toward street, entrance in Elm. i . :
j>O.t Ci?1?- A geitllvin?ii and wif,...
*) single goutlumeu can bs necommodntrd with good ?
b?urd ut No. J6 Fulton street; Also, tw.' rcr ?n- ,..
caa be accumsiodiitc? ?ii;, l?nrer. ?29 t!
-. - ? v 15 a:V 2> K?>V??S ? in. v :.-<?? iai din ? pi
t^ v.-tr I'tni'lv. by applying atSiW Hudrnrt-?t. i -7>tf
5*1 1 , I- Mr- - .'?^?,.: :
is ? ol u ? u .t-> i c.- COUNTRY ' VNI
'****TT**>FAR**<L-?For sale (or e.xchangt for iu:pr?-\ I ein
property) cheap, and on accommodating term ?. ? bitr
ful 'dace of about 7'i acres, at Ciinl?iivilio. \ , ., ; i ?,.
N. J.?a pleasant; In althy and improving sccliGii oi ctiiuV
? ? I trdles from Newark, Kino from Elizabeth to wo,
i ; ;;i New VorU. which m>ti be reached1 Tu fro
hour to an hour an ; u hall, j in- mansion hmisnuiid nit. li?
ra udjuiuiuK an: oi two stories, coiitiiiniiig II rooin? '
m;-.i>K:: room, no!)!- ? ??'!? rs and garrets, ?kc. FJbwur.and
kitcheu gardens witii oriiamcntal fence.-. Also, barn; !
cuw housu, curringu buusc; dec. ?II in excellent order!. A
nr.,nk, pond, "? II- springs, ft.cr<>n tbe place, tvliich also
sbounds lu.fruit. Tho soil is' excellent lor the raising ? !
gra ai well a ? uther produce.
Churches, bcluols, post office, (dailj, mails,) stores, Sic \
".'Tbi> place in now offered at a prico lessTbau the
cost oi tin: buildings and improvements, and would bo dt- j
n ed to suit purchasers. Possession immodiutuly. If not
'old, a dl be to let.
Cfl Al.-o. /nr ?;de io rxchaugr, n place of 5150 acres, on :
? . !i is a frame ho ise, on ihr Si. Joseph Rivor, ucar tho
tillage uf Brirtol, liidiuna. luquiro at No. I3U Na3sau st;
positu Clinton Hall. j 13 if
' TO i.ii'Y -l'i.-ii the l:\ i Februar) iicxt, the
til"! two story dwelling bouse No. -17 Doni:uick-st...u(jar
liutlsou; Ruiit:iuedurato to a pood tenant. The huilse
i ii b. -an from 10 o'clot k, A. M. to4 1'. M.
For particulars, iuquiru of
i' ti-'i JEWELL ? HARRISON. 3U Water sl.
,Vj^ OIVf? ol the most delightful places of residence j
tl"- rural coy of New-Haveu, Conn, i- ollen I foi
.?iik. viz:
t birgc nnd coiiiiuodtotis HoBso in Toiuplo-trtn i (the
wcll-knuwb beautiful street, embowered with elm t.i.
aitha view of.'Thc Green,' or public square; from the
Bindow, and near to .Yale College;
In llic main building uro eleven iouris and a spacious '
hall:'; in ibe wings, live rooms, (incluilttiu tiit; well-rocuil :
and butbiiigrrooitl,) wit!: couvcilicut closets to all the |
apart mcnts;
To a gontleiuah wishing to romovo from town to qui .
Rlld clegfclii i ? to i ai':. !, or for ll'.e eoucaliou of a iVintiy,
probably no place in ihc United Status coinliiuus so many
advantages n> llio much admired city of Ncw-Havcit.~ ?
lloust^ i:i Teiiiide-strnet are all owned by tbeir-tciisiits; ?
:: i- very seldom that such an opportunity as tue )?:??: ".:
nrTcrs. For a more foil description of tho premises, ai i!
i" r ;? nusi upply to VV ,M. A. REYXCOLDSi Chapel ?lri ci
\ n Hayc-n.Coi??.,'or to Mrs. L. C. Tl'TIllLL. Asy
liim-struet, Hartford, Conti; iBIO "tv
A*. B *j f{<.'.?S"i ? il.-.-bi valuable Lots 25 ... i'P
i3ttSifoi ?I froutingou;Clinton and bon Washiugbiti
Avouues, Brooklyn; section next but one to the Bc?l
fonl Road; l-oiumatidiug a poifcct view of Brookl} u
i lis I 'i ty?one of i Io- most desirable building >p.>t> on i li
l.dnntl, will bosold nt anctioH l-t February, unless,pro?
vionslv -old at private >ub". Address note to " 193 Park
I'o-l lilli. o."_d2J tf
>s4j T;> L?I--A loom and bed-roow
JUfi> ith i !." pantries, ?*cc. suitublo for a smr.lii sr...,
tlso, oue largo room; extraordinarily well lighted; suiw
tie Ibr ^ work-shop; Inquire on '.he premises of
s22 tf j( ?UN LOCK E. in rear of .il Aim at.
? L \VA tVi' Kl>'~T"iJ ft* U tHtO IIA9*E?A S
; ! story Brick House, modern built, on .s fell sized
*i^B^? lot, and in a genteel neighborhood, within five or
' miuutes walk of tho FultOU Ferry, in tbe city of.
Brook N u. Any prrsr.3 hoviuga property of this descrip- '
tu :??liuibly Mtimtud, wbicb can be offered oueasy tr.ri.i-.
? 11 pie :eaddressNew World," '.to Atiu-strevt. stuting
inrticulars:; j1" if4
TO J.SiT?- due lofts u< 1.-; che ip in stoae lilt
VV itei'-stn ? t Inquire oftho occupant.
r d2 l tf
ba r?a s km : ssa 8i<; \ i .-"i.*^: ? '??' 1
sal % or axchnugo, 40 tract- of bnndsome Land, con
'raining 125 ucres each; soil of h superior quality
?f?tcred with fine s??uuis;-ami covered with fine timber ?
such-as-white oak, hickory, beaeli, walnut, maple and
i-y^aiBorc The soil is tidaptcd.ib wheat, ryo com, oats
nit tobacco; sweet ami Irish potatoes. The above
lands will be sold a' reduced j?ri,r>, ami on terms tf
. ::. <>r they will bu oAcbancod for almost any kind o
ii rchaudizb For maps; riiacrams and particulars; appi}
t ? ,-MlTH A. VViUTWOREr 16 Johust- up stairs. : ; u
I eecutv:i.xevvleiT5Et'n es :
I 1 ?-10,000 very fiue, healthy German ami Swedish
Leeches just received and far sale very reasahable wholo
snd retail,or carehtlly applied, by \V'M. W \ T.-< >N
?hemLst and Pharmaceutist; Apothecaries' Hail; Catha^
nue st. j!3 lm
f ^O.yt^i?r*l-}Hr"\ ROlitjJSK.?, ei thi
1 tteritils and quality, and of ?Ii sizes, cast at the Of
? -?? thi New World,3it Ann-st. Inquire of Mr. J. W.
fttClTAJtt>s m i\. I*..., i:?.?? i!?,,-..,??i.i >??
nB.J. t4. &S&C VVKTT takes tin- mcth id to re
turn thank? to bis frio?ds und tlx- public fort he lib
. r ,| e-.ourascuieut lie has received in his liuebf practice.
:- COOliucd lo Sprains, Dislocations, Hip Diseases.
\\ bite Swelliugs, Curv?tirea nnd Diseased Spines, Rheu?
matism Nervous Affections; Contractions, aud all Dis
? ises of the Joints and Limbs, Sec.
Kefrrenecs civ^n on application to Dr. H. u 5 Brcad
oay between ftroome nnd Sprtne -t? j- :'nr
VOTIcE TO Clir.DIToKS.?AJl persons kz\
' big claims egunal \V*iIlet Plac*- are teque? e.l to tut::;-b
i-i sc? -uut ;htr?or, duly authenticated, to the subscriber on
: ri th. fifth 1! \y pi brusjy next at hi-store. No. 1; Ce ' ? 1
dreet; in this tit v.
i-:ks" ricKLKS: gkui kks't-i^ ki.rs ?
Vl'PFPI'Mi quality of Grocers' Pickles ia any
- .t u ' JOHN BROACH. 20 Fulton st.
j > it \Y I. it Y ? \ VIIV(SS) K A ^' K -N s - Vor k,
Li January loth, 1S42.?The Trustees of this Institution
why not if) ihr depositors, that a sctm ?Hnual dil ;:<-:\.i
the rate of fee per ceut. per annum on all sums of five
'b-:;.ir- s: .! upward, and less than five-haadred dollars,
siai four per cent, per aiiutim oc all sum- of five ht-cdrcd
dullms ami upward, which have been deposited at leas:
i three mouths pro 1 uis to the 1st iust, will be paid to dc
positors 00 sind after Monday tho 17th inst., during th?
hour- of basiness it the Hank. Tbe iaterest will be
?' ,,9*d to the eredit of each depositor, and such as ?iiali
r will retsttin as principal, and draw in?
terest -v.-ordicitly.
The Bankis.open for business at No. I2S Bowery, on
Woadays, Tiundays and Saturdays, frosn 5 to 7 oViock
' ><? By order of the Board of Tru?tces
.. JAMES MILLS, President.
->? S. Coctj.siiA^L, Seerclnry jl-i 6t
rpMI^ ISOlVAIt? Si\'"*l"*tA."\*'E ( O.
1 Capital S30JO Q?0 : office No. 54 Wall st This Com?
pany continues to make insurance agaiost bra or damage
by !:.".-. and inland* navigation
Reassclaer Hsvcas, '.Viiinaj Cc-jch;
Najah Taylor. B. L. WcoBcy.
w i... Micsb Baldwin,
J. Phillips Pii'. ix. Natbainel Weed;
Joh? Morrison, F?hnhjs C Tucker;
J?;sr;>!! B; V'aroajo, Mcij?- iJ. Benj?!*ic,
David Lee; John lUukih,
' <:. K-i-t- I. Job.-. D. We '?.
- ' Iii na W. Todd, Ferdinand Skydain,
Henry ' i. Thompson.
iL. HAVENS, President
Lnv^VrntUfs, Secret ry.
j. c . r ;r^?s> S^aCJKAIVtJE COiTli'A
Compsc* continues to insure against loss or.damage:by
Fire, oa BuiTdfngs, Goods; Wares or^AIercbandlzo.gener?
ally : also on V'e?-els and Currccs, against loss or
ord Uy inland navigation; un a: favorable 'ora- -.
any Otis? - offie*. ' DIRECTORS;
Tneasta \V. Theme, David Ro-crS, M. I).
John B. R. Rob-cn. .M. i>.
Thes T. Woodruff, John Cl Merritt;
'"John it. Davisou, Jos- pb Drake,
Francis- P. S?ge, Moi . - Tucker,
.' dm U. Lee, Caleb C. Tunis.
Tliomaen Price, James lt. '.Vbiting,
Auso.a i* ?kcr, Joseph A Urn,
William Strdihins, Martu: Hoffman;
S-u-muelUnderhillj Elisha Riet-.
1 UOMjVS W. THORNE, President;
Gn Res T I fore; Secretary. d3?
rpBIS chxepest and liest selection of DRY GOODS in
1 this . ily ? an be '?und at E. Hi K ENT'S, 247 Centre
street bet? ccii Grand uad Brunne streets. His prcsen
?'->?? H consists <?!' plain, plaid, figured aid che no pattern
IIa de Latacs:, at atl prices, for ~- ti t,3s; 3s fid,
!-..>, A... peryard. Breche-Shawls, of all colors,.<juali
lit - ?t:d pattern' , for If.-. 18*. 20s, 22s, 21?. &'d up to su?
perior for $8; $9 and $nt. ii large quantity of while; red,
yellow tttid giccn Flannels, for Ist'.j, Is Od, 2?, 2s lid, 3s,
?fc?.: Freiicii; English and-American Prims; for 4d, (id,
><1. Ud; (Ods & v. up to the latest designs of French Prints,
for tj. Gil per yard, together, with a full a**grtiuettt of
Cloths, CassfaVcres, Satinets-; Vestir.zs; Sbirtiags.Sbect
in es, Lim ?s, Linen Damask, Toweling*, Cutubrics, Jacc
uera Cr< ? r<Li^wiss,Jiook,aadJHullMttslina.-Ginghams,
Table C:o ths; Co Vers, Ac. Soldat prices u-'sfit the limes,
at \?. Cemre-sireet. E. H; KENT;
? ?All kindoof Uoeiery.aiid GIovcs. ofaB quantities;
N; B.?LaJuta nhd gcntlcnicii baying <;:.i\.-- herowill
be allowi <i to try them on.
j; 'i'r} ..net stid i kcow you w i!l call ugain.
"sA-?5 ? . ounting Rooms of V. C. MAiCSiL s8 Ccdsr
? tlrt et, coi t:i opi it from '.' A. M. to t1 V. M. in or- |
??? r thai ieliniits ti l olliers may nviiil ihemselvcs of a
course of Instruction that :.? truly practicul; one thai em?
braces r.'complctc iouiii;o_ol mcicautile trniisactious and
-1 reautile i aiculatiocsi nn<l one in which ih'- student ac
uaily keeps a set of hooks iu a counting house. To those
..?im arc unacquainted uth the advertiser's reputation;
?'??sires to soy. Uttit hi-.- principak-wbrk on book-kcep
t ius passed into ten editions-; thai u receives the p.-e
. hence in ib.; New-Yorh Public Schools, and other large
? . litiitums: hi:.i thai lie, Ii t :n?- ?-1 f. ims the honor of being
i - appointed teal her of book-keeping lor ihc ?? Mcreautilc
Library Asso'tiatioh?' of this city. Prospectuses., v iih
terms] may 1? had a' tlic counting rooms as above.
j\h lm*
i LNE.rrtl'his justly admired perfume; which has so
l ine be if esteemed as the most delightful nad Irss-runt
umong ail the varieties of.Colbgae Water, has just been
ri elved, aud will be kept constantly f.ir sale, by the box
or sine!' bottb . at
A. 11. SAND? vV CO'S. I?r-!r .m l Clieiaicat Store,
Granite Buildings -1.1 Broadway,
tin corner Cbanibcrs-stroct
V >>.\VTii:* i!?.,PJJ.\i;'M SC^VTSJBf*?.
. i The undersigned?sofa Jgent* in t?is city?lor the.
? do i f tiir bhove eelcbruted Scythes, tir prepared to re
noivooniers for iho suaio, at the Maaufacturcr',j lowest
jlStf WM. II. WltJMT A Co.. IfJO .1 bn sl
FSjtE S I 12 A >. 8> AALE H B C? ."i PAft K
* HANGINGS r.nd Borders, for sale cheap, at the
IJi it.-.! Stales Paper Hanging ami Baud-Box Warehouse;
<;'> C mill street; uear Broadway; New-York. Rooms
papered in the neatest maiumr.
jll t.ll JOSHUA BROWN; ?5 Carnl-st
is? Si reis I, t.', 'i aud I. recoinmendo I by ttin Statc.Su
[.'oriutPiidaut; t.titl pttbii bed by t!ic Messrs. Harpors, with
ireuoral assortment of School B.ioks. for sale low nt
p CLEMENT A 1'AClvARD Sj ISO Pcarl-st.
*> .. great.variety of TAUNT?N, D1X?N & SON'S;
Tea und Cojjec Unit, Tea Sets. A*c. togethor with a com
pluto iissoriment of common Britannia and Block Tin
' V:u"\ t< !;:cis ti'-ev offer 'it i;xtreme|v low price-:, wholesale
utid.retBii; ELISHA KNIGHT & t-r>N.
jl lue" DS Johu-strcct, between CliA'ariil Pearlsts.
\. P. ? \ Ivo'.Paiont-.Cistern I*?iups, n Mipei i?r rtrticlo.
j ? t?ASi>?-Fii.e Guupowder and imperial Tea*; in
J. chestsaud lialf c>.ests, f.r s;.l< U>
.,7 if CRINNKIAV. MINT?RN & C0.7S S..uth-sL
i \ VLST^i iiii?x'? :?s'^e^^?:3?:?i, s?ilooW;
J No. -J'tfi Gr.;: ?!. ct of Put.?This splendid Saloon
fitted up in cos', convenient style, am! is just lb- thing
that Was much needed in that part of tlic city; Hot Coffee;
<'-kes. Pies, Sec nr.- served tip in a superior manner; with
Confectionary, Fruit', and every tiling eise the \ isilcrs re?
quire. jlO I IM
J AMCC ?'. MOFFETT, 121 Prince-street, near Wooetei
eJ> would i f. ticularly cull iho attention of Hardv aro Deal
-r-> and Mauufacuircr* to bis superior ;iriic;r. of Herrn un Sil
<ir, ??- bich ho offers forealc wholesale titttl retail; of all tifek
u -t-e?. ;.;;J warrant li equal to BEy, eithoi C< -ji^ j i,r Do
mcstie for eolor aad loftnass a2?-if
S HARPER'S Couth Remedy; the best mcdicinb ex
i nit lor any disease of the hint's. Ono bottle will give
sure relief, lias btun in u-e uow 12 years, whicli is a
proof of its good qualities. Prtce er.o shilling per bottle.
Sold at the odico, e7j Bowery, and the ngehu throughout
tluv.city. jl53mcod
^VFjKRSWK laA3ll?.O.ai>. Th?*geucTaUoui
13 ;>!ait:t ?i" the ?piality ?f Lamp Oil for family use; has
induced the subscriber lb open hioI oiler iu the Mochanical
Lamp D< pot of Mr. Diacon; :W7 Broadway for the sale of
.in article of refined Sperm Oil. prepared by au improvetl
process, arid under ins personal superintendence, which
: for purity and brilliancy of liriit will be found to meet the
a.she- and siorit the pairouage of every person usiuv: it.
S imple- may tic seen of various qualities and prices at the
office, wbcrebrders wUl be promptly executed, .-ulier far
family u?e or the tr.a.'c. on tlie mos: reasonable terms,
i !r lens for Brooklyn will ha rccct\'-d at the Refinery] i>'2
' Chtipol; or 1S3 Bridge st. F.DW 1R0 HOV1.K.
i diS ;t' Ageut for the Uuion OU Refincry
rSTii e'A ? $* ?:A'TE2C>.'s>l'32.1? E Ji s. Etc.
? Just published; The Modern Buii.irr'.i GuTde, c?Ur.
taiuicg eighty --Neu copper plates, with full explana?
tions. (Mirard i.-fever. Architect.) This work should
I bo iu ibe bauds of every builder iu the country. It con
j tains i.it accurate treatise Hao.l and Siair Railing, a
branch ~hi-.-!i has heretofore beer, t ut imperfectly noticed
brother works. 1:^ publication has been attended with
; great expense. It is baadsomcJy bound in quarto^ and is
! rcspectfullv bflered td the uublic;Twholesale t.a.l retail, bv
?the pahlishcr; WM. D. SMITH
Architect, Portrait and Card Eagraver,
ISO Broad war, third story.
For sale a few Oil Stoaes tuitablo lor Engravers, Dcn
; tists. Jewellers, Ac._ _ j5 lm"
\V."?i. E1AOAK ? < <?.
Fuirou, corner of Ciold-sitrctft,
nTAHfi subscribera take this method of aracpuncing to
i theirffricnds and the public generally that, having
purchased the avteusivo and well knowu Tvih: Foundry
formerly owed by tHessrs. Conner Si Cooke, they m.-itc re?
moved the same to their present central location; Hanhg
made extensive revisions, alterations and additions, they
ara uow prepared tb execato orders of any magnitude they
may be favored with; "- t-.h promptacss,and on as favorable
ter?u a- at any Fouudrv in Amerieit To their new Speci
men-Bookv which has been recently extensively circulated,
thoy won!:! respectly refer.
Ml articl - mattufactured by taeai shall be of a material
c juai. if.not superior, to uny maoufacturod in tins country
?and undergo a thorough examination as to appearance,
:. dressing, and properly assorting; All articles ex
libtted in this Specunen-Book formerly issued by Conner A:
C sake, together with Sorts ;M font- <oI.l by them, can now
be furnished Crom :h:y Foundry without dHsv, with many
sinjee added;
V\ M. HAGAR & CO. flre Agen? for the sale of the Na?
pier, "Washington and Smith Presses, tvhich, together with
Chase.--. Cnses; Composing Sticks, Furniture, Ink. and
cVory.article used tq the Printing,Business wiU be kept
du iiand, and furnished at manufactdrers' prices.
N. B. No Machine C.tst Type mannractured a: this
Foundry. je3-tf
\ e w - v oks t 11 r us da v ?i o;
* A F BROOKLYN.?Scaled proposals will We received
at the elficc ot trie Navy Agent. New-York; ustil the 1st
day of April for furnishing at the U.S. Navy Yard. Brook?
lyn; the foUo wing Timber Biniik for the foundatioas of the
Dry Dock, ml. '
. .. " Si race Biles, of length varying -4 22 feet, to ave?
rage not le.-.- than it: feet, as ; to he not less than 11 and
to average at least 12 inch"- in diameter 4 feet from the
bait exclusive of the bark.
p.- do lineal feet Wititc Pise Timber, 1 foot sqttare, for
door timbers.
: "v luii ::i feet White Pine do. j fret by 1 foot 3 inch"?
tqu-ire, for floor timbers.
0 feet; board measure, of J inch White Pine Plank,
for flooring;
To 500Teet; board measure, of 5 inch Yellow Pine Plank,
for sheet piling.
Ail the above Tiinber end Plunk to be of perfectly scund
and durable quality.
Tue Sprue Piles to he as straight a? can be procured,
nad'in all rCs-pccis prepared for-h^rper.ir.g and driving;
The While Pir.c Ttmh'r to be f.-re fr.em shascsand
large -...?>? to be -awed straurbt and sonar* edged to the
dimensions abpv'j given, and of the following lengths, viz:
one halfofeach lot to be ia sticks 22,25,2: and 31 feet
long; The remaining half of euch lot in stick* 34. 37. 40,
si:d 43 feel to: g, the number of lineal feet of each length
to be nearly the same;
The H'hitc Piw Plunk to be entirely free from largo
knots, squire edged, in lengths of 21,34; -7. 3". 33 or 36
feet, to average not less than 27 feet, ami in widths from
10 to 15. '.??average not less than 12.
The i cllotc Pint Plunk to be straightened and -qmre
i ir d. lOiitablc for driving as sheet piling, in lengths of
13 or 2C feel, and in width from 10 to 15 umher, to average
not less than 12 inches.
All the above Timber and Flank to be delivered on such
t\ h.tri"or wharves within the N?vy Yard as may be resig
ritttcd by the Engineer efthe Dry Dock, subject to the in?
spection und approval of such prr-on as he may select.
Tim P:!<r to be dclivercd in such quantities and at-neb
times between the 1st day u?July and tha 15th day of
1 ct?ber a- m?j be required by ihr Navy Agent, he giving
not less than ? w eeks' notice.
The White Piu*. Timber to be delivered betwacn the
' -t da; '..-!' Scptciu' er and 31st cay of October, and
The White and Veilou Pint Plank between the l;t Oc?
tober s.n?i 30th November.
The propo: ds will -tale tin; price per -tick for the Piles
;.i ubi i loot for the White Pino Timber, and per foot,
? .:.! mcisui . for the 3 and 5 inch Pine Plank.
7. h" ri;!it is reserved to arsij-n less th in the whole q?an
tity of cacti kind of Timber to any on? bidder, and <.r!'.T
, ! be red ived for any portion of cither kind.
Proposals to be endorsed, " Proposals for Timber, for
1?ry Dock, Brooklyn;"
Navy Agent's Office, New-York", Jan. 3d. 1-42.
ItultCKT <?. V\ETMORE N Agentavy.
js 3tiiwtA i
? jjWJg I* itself *TO 15 E??iei i!<? m c n w: - h i u g ' o
'? ' purchase good cheap clothing; *ou!d do wo!| io cell
at l33|:Cbaiham st. where they can find garments at the
following pre es
Cloth Conts,^9 to 12; Cloth Jackets, $4 to $5; Satinett
Pants, SI 75 totj;2 75; Cloth Pan'.-, .ft t? $4 50.
i E V.t Vt US a t- PjMEI? by Mr-. SAKAIl'b
Lj 11A It PER 18 V'esey-st,-whb has many-years' expo
rienco in the biisinrjrs. y2\ it
M Mercliniit Tailor, No. 136 Fulton-sL would invite his
friends and the publi~ to call and exumiue his -to* k of
now Fall floods, consisting ol Cloths. Cassiihercs and Vest
iiigscuitcd t<> '.befall trade. Gentlemen leaving their or
ilcn ra iy rely upon their h.i.-ir fulfilled in the most satis
isory manner. Terms moderate?Cash on delivery-. tf
' S ?> TU E~iV IJ ?El V?LI FE BOAT.?The : ? h^
3 der igiii i begs leave respectfully to invite the alien
lion of sea enptaio merchants; and all other- interested
iit thc navigsMoii of boats and'yessclsr, to bit newly ir.
vqu cd Life Boat;
'I i Life Boatt arc mndc upon -n ontirely d:8 rr-i.i
principle from those now in use. They are warranted to
Ks every ?.ty adapted :?. the purpose !>>r which they arc
designed; and ean be.furnished for nearly one hub the
cxpeusi what ie termed:4,' Francis' Life Boats,
Tnose feeling interested on this subji.-et -.re invited to
i ill ut the Cstablishmcnrof ihe uudersigneiLNo. 4' ? War
tei street, and examine lor themselves.
JT - Thercis otic now building, which the public are
invited tbexaihnie as the work procresges. jl,9 if
' i y\T ? WiL VMic .?jeiVal,?? a Si l>' 7 Dl
a. rLOSI \S have been awarded to John Lit dm irk.
Chathaiurstrect; for the best Cologne snd Rerfii ncry. For
!? years he has been engaged in the manu facti re of Per
fninery in this city, and until the present time he ha- not
presented himself before the public in the advertising
columns of any paper, but now sustained by the decision
ol ? nitnont judges of Perfumery; given at the Fairs held
in this City and Boston, be. feels authorized in saying n
thosc who want any nrticle in his lino, that at ;r Chatham
itrcct they may find a superior quality; at moderate
prii si Rcinciubcr iho uumJter i- BSi fermerly cntrsuce
t.. Qhiitbnhi '".-au.-i. dl4 lv
i i EiTll 11 ? iVCli 5? TO JE-"V?:1L. A3H?, I RE
?V LAND AND SCOTLAND?Draffs from ?1, ?2
iJn, ,?!!?. ?15 to ?1,000,:and upwards payable at
sieht or ji slxtj day.-, at the Ibllowiug place? in Englaudj
Ii.elatid and Scotland, can always be obtained of
130 Broadwa} and 22 Wall-street.
Aihlonc, DungaiiDon, Mbnaghan,
Ariiingh, Duugaware, Mulbun,
Relfastj Dublin, Moneymore,
Rallina, Dangarvan, Noaagh,
Baihbridgc, Enniskillsw. New Ross,
Ballymeua, Eiinis, Om.irh.
Baiidon, Enntscorthy, Parsontown,
Bnllysbahiion, Fermoy; Roscommon,
Bklyuasloc, Gal way, Roscrca,
Boyle; D??wnpatrick, ."-hen.
Cork; Kilkenny, Strnbane.
.'. nmel, Kilrush, Th?rks,
Coleraine, Limerick; Tipperary;
Cavab, Londonderry, Tralee,
Cootchill, Lurgatt. Trim.
Carrick ou Suir Longford, TtIIow,
Cashel, i." irhren, Waterford;
Charicville, Mitchelstown, Wexford,
Castlebar, Monte. Youghal,
L ndoc, Bifhingham, Frr.-ton.
Liverpool, Leeds. Bristol,
Manchester, l^ancaster.,
Edinburgh Grcenock Duad er.
Glased w.
Paris, Havte.
Hamburg, Bremen, Frankfort;
U' Persons baviag to remit to their friend- can always
rrly on ttie.r ord.-rs being attended to, the following
Packet alter receipt of remittance.
The highest rate will be allowed for bills on any of the
above places. p
f LACKAWAXNA PRICES.?-Real Peach Or bard,
Red Ash, large Nut Coal; doubly screened aud delivered
to a:;v part of ttic citv, free of cartage at.r*7 50
Broken, or Egg..'...$> 50 j Lchtgh.$5 00
Screened Liverpool.'.11 00
Apply at Yard. iW4 Washington st. r.ear Spring; d25 3m*
i rOAJL, COAL.?The very best quainy Peach
* i >r tnard Red Ash Coal, for tauiilv u::C, well screened
ins ' lelivered in any part of tne city a: the ytrd corner of
flreeiiwic.'] aud Christopher streets.
Egg and broken.$: 00
Stove. 7 50
jS I5t- JAS. FERf.rSON.
i ^ ACTION.?The high character of tnttsc Pens bee in
v duced the attempt, oa the j>art of several airnrepatable
raaki re; to practice ifiattd, not or.ly upon Mr. Gillott. but
si.-o upon the public. Aa inferior article bearing tae mis?
spelled name, thus; G?'.o:, omitting the final t, is now m
the aiarket. It can readily be detected by it unfinished
appearance, find the very common style in which it i? put np.
O'jfrrrf. tko genuine*Pen- are ail ms.rked is full?"Jo?
seph Gillott's Patent." or. " Jo.eph Gillott. warranted T
siid that each g-rors bears a fac siniileof an? Signatare lfcui
Ttic above may be had. wholesale, of
j, 15 Iy HF.Mt V JESSOP. 71 Joha-.t, enr. of Cliff
i OFFICE, 99 Nassau-st.
R erftBE.NCEs :?Hon. M. H. GrinneU, H. nrevoort. Esq..
I Irving, Prof. Renwick. jl3 lm
M >>'OaV, January IT. l;4l.
Before Jidee Kr.s: pc;: AMcrmen Pcrdy and Leu. ;
TriaL?if John ?'. Colt for the ?Iurdcr of
Canine] Adntni.
A? rune ??'clock the Court Room contained onlv
tne smcer?. the prisoner and one or two reporters.
1 he seat? were all empty, the utr'cer; were bustling
abcut and making preparations for the important
trial and tor the accommodation of the reporters
and other*, and the prisoner, who was brought in I
under en?rge i f .liHcers F. F. Smith, Rciyca. and !
C"i"-in, sar. alone at the st.?ve. with his back toward
door engaged i.: reading a newspaper. He i
was dressed as on Monday. and had not changed* in
bis appearance at al! except that his countenance !
\vai now tlulhed and he evinced more anxiety ami i
rest'es-ner-. and occasionally turned to notice the j
pifparations tor hi- trial with more interest than
he manifested on the former occasion. The pris?
oner was brought into the room at a very earlv I
hour ::i c.rdct to escape the ahndyanec of the crowd, s
w hi thronged the halls end gathered around the
passage ways in outer ta obtain a sight of the pris
oner. When 1 is brother,Samuel cam'1 in the pris?
oner turned aUcFst; shook him cordially by the hand,
and for some m'nutr?.*: the two were enlaced in
car:;e-t conversation They both soon left the !
room for a short time, and Cult again took tip the j
paper, which hi; read with great composure, j
Those summoned a> tale-men gradually came into |
the room", none others than these, witnesses, and |
others interested i:t the trial. betHir ndmirteu. A j
trerncnd?u? ciowd. however, assembled about the I
entrance, but the excellent arrangements of the j
constables prevented every thing like disorder or
excitement. At bait" past nine there were some
forty persons in the room. Witnesses graduallv
en roe in, and ore' or two female friends of Mrs.
Adams who were present, however, merely as spec?
tator. Two female witnesses al.-o came in, bur.
Mis* Henshaw from Philadelphia, on whose ac?
count the trial has been so often postponed, was
'not present, although it h understood she is in the
city. At. a few minutes befure 10 ' Old Hays.' the
li:2h Constable, crime in, walked about the room
in the exercise of his tutelary functions, and spoke
to several persons, took a look at the prisoner, and
walked off. John A. Morr.ill, Esq. of prisoner's
counsel soon entered, and for a few minutes was j
engaged in clo*e and earnest consultation with the |
defendant. At 10 o'clock the room wus full and
the clamorous crowd about the ?borgave the Sh>rirT
employment and r.o little anxiety.
Judge Kl.v r. with Aldermen Pgrdy and Lee,
came in at precisely ten minutes after ten ; the
rnclamati e; w as read by the Crier, and Mr. Mo it
a ell, in answer to a question by the Court, said
thnt the rest of prisoner's counsel would be in in
a tew moments. Mrs. Adams then came in.
dressed ma on Monday. Robert Emmktr, Esq.
soon entcredj and the District Attorney (Jam^s R.
W in ; im,,) called on the case of Cot.t. The pris?
oner took los seat the bar, and the Judge ordered
the officcj to -ee that all petsons were seated, and
perfect silence preserved.
The follpyvirig name- were i ailed as petit jurors,
who ans wet d. \Vm. Henderson. [Mr. Emmett
said mere was an objection to the jury, which
would be presented on calling the particular jurors
for this Irin!. The District Attorney asked to know
what the objection was, and Mr. Emmett said that
the ex^rci.-e of the power by the Court to summon
a tales .it three hundred was not legal : as the
counsel w as entitled to inquire concerning them,
which th-'v were unable to do from lack of time;
s.i that they had no fair and legal chance to chul
The calling "'" tl s names was then proceeded
with; and two hundred ami twenty-eight of the
three hundred summoned answered to the call.
The Court room wits? now crowded to suffocation
und it was with the greutest ilirrieuiiy the passage
to tiie door could be kept open. The passage
wava through the building were also thronged
and large numbers had collected around the outer
Mr. Selden asked whether the ballots for the
tale- had been introduced into the box with the
ballots of tiie original panel. He wits answered
that the) had, and at his request it w as entered un
the record.
He then went on to say that the interposition of
the Court i:: tin- case was required mainiy because
sufficient time had not been allowed to the counsel
of the prisuner to ascertain whether any of the ju?
rors who had been -ummu.ned were indifferent ir.
this matter, and were then ht. persons to .si- oh a
jury. He went on to discuss the nature of Trial
Lit Jury and the intstnt of the statutory provisions
in givinc the Court power to order a taies. He
gl tnted the statute made ho special provision as t*
the time but required tbw names to be given to the
defendant's counsel. In this case the tales was
ordered on Monday and it was not until 9 o'clock
on Tue-dav niijhr that he had received any notice
of the names of those summoned : and he main?
tained that it was utterly impossible between that
time ar:d this to !?arn any thing about the jurors.
If the jurors v.etc challenged, he said those chal?
lenging ntu-t prove that they are indifferent, attti it
was utterly impossible to do st? ;n the present case,
lie argued* this at considerable length, saying
that to scrutinize three hundred jurors within twen
tv-four hours was just as irnpossihle as to scrutin?
ize the whole of the country ; aad he said that as
fur himself he did not know rive individual? on this
pa~ei of three hundred, and he was tnerefore in
no condition to scrutinize this panel er to act f*r
his client, or to avail himself of the privileges
grunted by law. and this he believed to be theca-e
with his associates. And more uian that, the pri?
soner's counsel were not only eeprived of the pow?
er of .-crurinizmg tue tales of three hundred, but
of the original panel, for the nineteen names had
bee;; indiscriminately mingled with the.others.?
He urged trat this was not such a trial as is seanred
bv the aw to the prisoner. It was not to procure
delay in the trial that, this was urged, but if the
C^urt re-rsisteii in this course he must say that the
pri-nner's counsel would be driven to say that they
could not ge o;: iciih ihe defence, for it was not
possible to secure any thing like a fair trial t?
their client. They a-ked time to examine the pan?
el, and it should be completed as soon as possble,
even to-aav if it could be done; and they request?
ed until the day after to-morrww to examine the crar
acterof those summoned a? petit jurors. At 10
o'clock last night he had only received half the
j panel, and up to the present time they had not read
ever the whole; He said that he never would un
I oertake tuex-ro'- the right of chaiienge >intil he
I knew sometr.ini of the juror introduced : and he
j intended to be able to prove his partiality, if any
ex -ted. before- rte was admitted into the jury box.
He then asked that the Court w?.uld order the
c-iunsri to be furnished with a list of the panel, and
that they might have -utricient time?at least two
davs?to examine it.
SO- 2-1-1
J. R. Whitisg, Esq., the District Attorney
-a\i that the -'raetice of this Court baa bees e::
tireiv aineren: irorn that spoken of bv the defen?
dant's course!: he also read from the statute sec?
tion-- directing the method of organizing the jurv :
and said that the practice :r. this Coart had been,
when less than twenty-four answered to their
names from the original panel, the Court should
summon a sufficient number from which to choose
a jury. He adverted to the case of Ezra! White,
in which a precisely similar mode had. been fol?
lowed without objection. He quoted various sec
tions of the Revised Statutes sustaining his view of
trie question, and directing that when the new
panel shall be in attendance in the Circuit Court,
the old panel shall be discharged' There was no
statute directing the sheriff tu give to the defen?
dant tfa?i names of those summoned as talesmen:
and the case was by r.o means without precedent.
If the prisoner's counsel had this objection to -tier
it should have been done when the erder was
made trahd moreover they might have gone into
the sheriff's otr.ee and been present at the selec?
tion made. The statute, he maintained, has been
completely complied with in this case. He ask-'d.
aie?, w hen this trial w ould be gone on with if the
Court were only to order twenty-foui talesmen at
a time and alhnv in each case time not only to as?
certain the occupation. &c, of the summoned, but
also the characrer of their hearts, as was said bv
tiie opposite party. It cjuld wersr be completed.
He acknowledged that great publicity had beer,
given to this case, bur this was ouly a misfortune ot' "
the prisoner and not thn fault of the pnblie. He"
submitted that if the coutse of the defendant's'
counsel should be followed it would be impossible ?
to brine 'he case to trial within the limits of the
term. ' Give tue a man worth half a million,' said
he, ' and give his counsel a chance to make the ?
inquiries intended by the counsel and I might de- |
fy you to convict him.' The jurors were to stand
as unbiassed in behalf of the people as in that of
the defendant. He supposed that the Court had
reflected upon the subject, and that if the objection
had been made at the proper time the motion
might have been granted ; but as it was. be ap?
prehended the trial would be ordered to go on.
It might be necessary, he said, that the venire in
this case should be changed:, but the prisoner
was hot at preser.t entitled to any delay. He had
no personal objection to a postponement,but it"the
case was to be tried the selection of a jury must
go on.
.Mr. Selden. in reply, contended that in every
case the prisoner had the right to inspect the [>a
aei. and went on at some length to answer the re
marks of the District Attorney, and in reiteration
of bis former statements. In the right to challenge,
!.e maintained, was involved the right to be availa
od of all the means 'if challenging, aad it was as
much the light of the challenger to call testimony
as to ask the.juror whether he was indifferent or
:i"t. He repelled the insinuations that toe client's
counsel had been remiss, and said that he was al?
armed at the statement of the Public Prosecutoi
that the jury could be corrupted by money, and
said that if this was true his client stood but a poor
chance. The prisoner, since tiis arrest, had been
deprived of every copper, undone was not sur?
rounded by wealth or any of the appliances ui
money: the family were poor; they had gone
down in the disasters of the times and were now
unable to visit the prisoner, who was attetided-oleiy
by a brother who might be said to be dependent
upon counsel for the nu-ans ot carrying on the trial.
He tru.-ted for the safety of his client that the sug?
gestion of the Public Prosecutor was utterly un?
founded. It the panel had been drawn as was sug?
gested by the District Attorney, there might be
anothei violation of the law: they were entitled to
the selection?to the judgement of tiie Sheriff and
were not to have the |urors drawn troiiuhe count)
jury box.
The District Attot ney said he used the word se?
lected and not drawn.
Mr. Seiden went on to say that, assuming that
the Sherifl bad properly performed ins ?buy in this
respect, he might stHt>- by affidavit, if oeees.aiy,
that they had applied at the Sheriff 's uffice, but
bad not f>--en utile to obtain tie- panel until last
night. He did moreover suggest on Monday, when
the order was made, that another day should be
granted, although he did not urge it. Tue defend?
ant's counsel did not ask that only twenty-four
should be summoned. Under the present circum
1 stances of the case, they were willing to have a
I larger number; but as it stood, they had no oppor
i tunitv to scrutinize the panel. The ai-gument ot
' the prosecution, he said, was an argument against
j the whole tight of challenge ; and the Court were
I either obliged to cut off the right of challenge, or
I allow them power to scrutinize the panel of 'lUO.
; Had the panel heeu limited to iweuty-four, he
I would not have ask?;d the delay of a -ingle moment,
j If the ca?e of White was intended to become a pre
\ cedenr, it was time that it was stopped, for it led
j to a direct violation of the statute. Thar, case,
I however, was one where there had been a previous
( trial?ijuite different from the present case; for
; from ail that appears, a jury might have been em
? naneled from the nineteen who first answered.
I The Court therefore, he maintaine-l. were driven
J ?for the defendant asked no favor?to secure to
him tic- right of challenge! The spirit of the rule,
he said, was that the hist tales never should be sv
large as to preclude scrutiny, and that all succeed?
ing tales should be less than the first, unless the
first should be set aside. If necessary, it would be
reduced to affidavit that due diligence pad been
used to procure the panei, and that t was riot till
10 -/clock this morning that the complete panei
was obtained.
The Cobrt said, that for the Court itself, his
statement was sufficient; it be wished u> secure
the right of his client, however.it roust be reduced
to arhddvit.
After soroe consultation.
The Cor.'RT decided that this trial must proceed,
and went on to explain the grounds of this deci?
sions. Tue provisions of the statute were read
directing the summons, and Judge Kent said that
the practice had been heretofore such as was now
contemplated; and he considered it necessary fn
order to secure the administration of justice. The
ca-e of Ezra White, was in point, although there
had been a previous trial ; for the fact of notoriety
was the main consideration. He said that tne
Court would do ail that patience ccu'd do to secure
a. jury, and that in order to do this the large num?
ber of three hundred was summoned. It appeared
teo that the statute had not mad* provision for the
scrutiny claimed by the coussel for the prisoner,
tor it granted the power to summon a ta^v's from
the bystanders; though this had not been chosen,
because the Court were opposed to selecting a jury
from the habitues of the Court.
If :ae counsel labored under difficulties, he could
only refer them to the minute provisions for chal?
lenge made by law. He therefore ordered the trial
to proceed.
Mr. Selden then said he wished to embody in
the shape of an affidavit the facts stated, En order
to make ase of them at a future suige.ot tbe trial.
Which he was allowed to do.
The District Attorney said it should be remem?
bered the objection was not made until the bahot
were put into the box. _ . . , ^ m -
---? /- j . ~. affidavit De made
l se Court requested tna- .A ...
out immediate!*n which v,as done w:to as l?de
delay as the nature of the case admitted, ttroagh
more than half an hour elapsed before the selection
ot a jury was resumed. Ibe affidavit was read bv
Mr. Emmen and signed by himself and Mr. Mor
rill. It merely set forth that they had culied upon
t-e Sherifj to obtain the pane!, detailing the circum?
stance.*, ard setting forth the time when the list
we* aciuaiiv ob:^::;cd : and tba- they believe the
. is; was mace by cepyin^fr?m the Jury list The
ajSdavit --waV ?ed, ahd Mr. Seiden said that the.
Court would notice that defendant's counsel ob?
jected to the panel itself.
?iie prisoner was then ordered to stand up, and
the usual proclamation was 'read. The Clerk in
: rmed the prisoner that he was entitled to a pe?
remptory challenge of'twenty. The following
names were then called :
James B. Ayres came tors', ard to. be- sworn.?
[The Court said the person ended might be cbal
-i at ore for.principal cau*cor for favor, and
?-. wished to. know which would bo adopted.?
Each j ;iur might be exannoed as brought forward
if desired. Tee Court usually acted as trier.
Mr. Seiden said they were deprived of a chance
for preliminary scrutiny; they w ished to examine
ittiiicr oath before challenging;
l"l e C ? in sa d they muss challenge before oaes
Mr. Seiden s-.tut the Court must note him as ex?
cepting to that.
The Court then said they might swear and ex?
amine before challenging;:'] :
Mr. Ayres was sworn to answer truly. Hi*
business was a dentist?resides at 195 Fulton-st.?
did not ki q\v Colt, the prisoner, nor James Adams
?know - nothing about except what he had seen
in the riew?papers which he thought had had no
effect upon hie mind.
Mr Murret! asked whether, supposing these
statements proved; woald they haw ahv efTect?
but thisquestion was overruled. Mr. Ayres swore
that tie hud formed no opinion oh the subject, but.
-Minis perfectly indifferent between the prisoner
id the people^ lie gaid he had no conscientious
scruples against sitting in a case of this kind. No
.1 ti enge -va- tvi.t.ic. the prisoner was ordered to
?k on the jurwr and the juror on the prisoner.
Colt arose and directed a fixed gaze at Mr. Ayres
bo was then sworn.
A.on.o Hail was called. He was" a drv.goods
merchant at Avenue I) . near Second st.?did not
know Colt, but thinks he bas expressed opinions
vyith regard to his ^uilr from statements ui the pa
[ ers. Ilr- was challenged ami ordered to retire.
Hiram Ray nor was called. He was nut on the
former panel.* resides at 80 Chrystie-street; the'
iHtnmonsAva* left at the sture 76 Bowotyrdoes not
Miuvv Cott; i- a book-seller; was never acquainted
with Adams ; iia> neither expressed nor formed any
?pinion us to prisoner's ituilr; has had business
: Colt, who ow\?s bim, but does not know him.
i!e was challenged for principal cau-e, on the
. round that the relation -l debtor and creditor ex?
isted between him and prisoner.
Che Com t vioi the point was new to him. The
P strict Attorney, however, consented that he
should stund aside.
/??'. /' Comstock next came forward; Is an ex
-r-ipt fireman ; produced a certificate ; suit! he had
served his time out; and was excused.
Edward Ferris called; No answer.
Francis Olderhausen wa3 called. No answer.
M. Harper culled. No answer.
Thomas Kins came forward; He is n gro?
cer ; keeps a store corner Houston ami Delancy
street; bus expressed an opinion ; was challenged
and ordered to stand aside.
Joseph Bishop?Does not know either Colt or
Adam- ; 19 a ship-maker, resides in Fourth-street;
has not exprossed or funned an opinion as to the
j;uilt of the prisoner; hu?, rend all the statements
ut the papers ; which marie such statements as
iivv are" likely to make; such that ho recollects
them; but he can ?ay under oath that he is tree
from bias. He bus no remembrance of having
conversed about she mutter. His house is 552
Fourth street; l:c keeps house there; he was not
challenged, aiid was accordingly sworn.
Vincent Lc Comptc?Is a confectioner in -
street; does nor. know Colt ur Adams; has ex?
pressed no opinion except that he had said that if
certain facts -tntoil to him were proved he would
be convicted. He was challenged by prisoner's
counsel) and in answer to the Court, said he had
neither formed nor expressed an opinion whether
Coir, was guilty or not. Mr. Se clou said it was
evident Mr. I." Compte did not clearly understand
the English language"; and the person, in answer
io certain inquiries, said that he hnd conversed
with a person las; night concerning the carman
employe t by C-?lt?but at this .?tage was ordered
to stand aside ns not '-usily understood.
George Dixon called: ho an*wer.
William White, a grocer corner Pearl and
Centre sis. Saul he had expressed an opiiTroi as
to Chit's guilt; vva- challenged and excluded.
John Backus, resides at 25 Bowery; is married;
is a stove dealer; has expressed an opinion as to
prisoner's guilt, and was therefore excluded.
Joseph Fetches, resi ics at corner of Courtlandt
and Greenwich : is a grocer, has resided in the
city l<> yean ; is not sixty years old ; knew neither
Colt or Adams ; hu- heJd conversation, concerning
tiie 'Time: but has expressed no opinion us to
prisoner's guilt or innocence. He said he hud ex?
pressed an opinion, but cannot remember concern- .
ing what; ha.-? not made up his mind. He has ex?
pressed his opinion that the deed was a wanton and
cruel act, and that the perpetrator should he pun?
ished; but :i>>t as to Coil'.* connection ?yith it. He
was challenged by the prisoner, and after some dis?
cussion was excluded.
Isaac L. Phiekney?was nn the Grand Jury that
round the t>ill, and was therefore excluded.
Lewis S. Tioughton?does not know Colt, and
did not know Adams?re-ides at 241 Hast Broad?
way?his store is 281 PeOfJ?recoilects reading at
the ritrue the statements in tiie papers, and might
have expressed an opinion to his family?but does .
not recollect it?does not believe every thing he
sees in paper-.?knows by sight only Mr. Lane, Mrs.
Adams's father?i.s acquainted wirh no others of
the family He wi?.* peremptorily challenged and
was excluded.
Thomas Hollihad called?no answer.
Samuel Frost, called. ? No answer.
./. J. '.'t.tco.?No answer.
Samuel Henman?Has. no recollection of having
expressed an opinion, nor has he formed any. He .
' said ;.hwt be had read statements in the papers, and
that he ka-s an opinion us to the guilt of the pris?
oner. He v. its excluded.
William D. Jone.s ? Resides at 64 Dey-street",
i* a watci -maker; has expressed aa opinion as to
the guilt or inn ic< in ?? ot *ne prisoner3; was chal?
lenged and excluded. 4
Nathan iL Hauled?Has expressed no opinion
on the subject, and has lormed none ; has no con
icieotious scruple*; igainst sitting on this case ; was
arlmitted ajid sworn.
James Cuud?Has expressed an opinion as to
Colt's guilt, and w as excluded.
Charles Mead?Resides at 53 Ludiow-street;
has not ; trmed nor expressed an opinion .as to the
prisoner's guile; did not know Adams; is a sboo
cieaier ; Has not read the statements in papers con
cerning the matter; takes different papers; none
regulariy ; bas heatd the statements read.^ and
might ha<.itpressed an opinion, but can't say
what tie bos .aid about it He *** challenged.
Morris Kr.tens/n?no answer.
J. G. Frost, resides at 237 Hudson street, has
formed an opinion and was set aside.
William W. Shirley resides on Eighth Avenue,
has-raod the accounts in the papers and his impres
rioba were unfavorable towards the prisoner. He
was asked)!* be believed the atatemeftU true or
false, by the District Attorney. Mr. Seiden ob?
jected to the question, but Mr. Shirley was set
Ebineliis Home, is a clerk at 53 Liberty street,
resides at 3') Dominiclt street; nas formed no opin?
ion as to the prisoner's guilr, but has told his friends
he would try to make up his mind as to his guilt,
but was told it was of no use and therefore had not
done so: He i- acquainted with none #f the par?
ties?came here in i825 -married his wife here
and has lived here ever since except for four years;
has no conscientious scruples against sitting on the
Jury. He was admitted and sworn.

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