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TH WHOLE NO. 10,597. THE^SLAUGHTEB. Verdict of the Coroners' Juries on the Long Island and Oil Creek Railroad Collisions* % Censure of Presidents, Directors and Employes. Bi the Oil fttik Disaster They are Declared I'naiiuaily Liable. > Accident on ftfle New 'fort Central Railroad. One Person Silled and Three Injured. ANOTHER COLLISION IN OHIO. 1 NUMBER OF PERSONS INJURED. Twenty-seven Bodies Extricated from the Debris of the Smash Up on the Kasbville and Decatur Road. MORE IN THE RUINS. Ac. &c. &c. The Coroner's jory, at fifteen minute* past three o'clock yesterday morning, delivered the following verdict:? Stale of Ntw Yurie, Quectu county, m.?An inquisition indented and taken for the people of the fctnto ?f New York at the hoiiRe of J?raes H. Reinsen, in the town of J amaica, in the said county o( Queens, on , the until, 29th and 30tli days of August, lSti/>, and the 1st day of 8epteml>er, A. D., 1866, before me, William B. Hendrickson, one of the coroners in and for said county, upon the viewing of the bodie? of William ?an ley, William Walker, Joseph Wilson, John G. Laui and Hheldon Crocker, then and there lyingdead, upou the oaths of Alexander Hagner, George *!. MtKe.-, K W. Hearsall, William McGee, A. Del mas Johnson, John A. Snedeker, Geo. 3. Silvey, J. A. Andrew, Oliver Dunham, Oeorge L. Konam, Daniel Robinson, J. DcjuoU Bergen and Samuel Baylis, vrho b*nng duly sworn to inquiri^on the part of the pt ople of the State of New York into all the ciroumstamus attendtag the deatli of (said persons above named, and by wbotn the name was produced, and in what manner, and wh?n and where the Mid above named persons amo to their death!-- do say. upon their oaths Aforesaid, that the Mid Wm. Walker, 'Wui. Ganley, Joseph Wilson, Jn". <Jeo. IjuiI and Sheldon Orookcr cmne to their deaths frooi injuries received by them respectively while on board the passenger cars of the l.oug Island Railroad Company, on Monday, the 28th day of August, A. I*. 1W6, nod that said injuries were produced by the v oxpress train from Ureenport coming into collision with the mall train trum Hunter's i'oiut. and the said oIIImou occurred and wu produced by the carelessness of K. J. Race. the conductor of the mail train, and James White, the engineer of the eipr-ss train. And the said Jurors do further bay that they do not * ooosider lx>ui8 C. Sands and Daniel K. Thane are responsible for sa d ooll.slou. flavTBHHKH 1, lfitit). Al.KX. HAGNEK, Foreman r. W. PKARSAI.L, SAML. H. ROBINSON, V. A. ANDREWS, A. DUNHAM, OICO. I.. KNAM. DAN1KL BAYMH. And the undersigned jurors do further liud that the trains on tho Long Island Railroad are not run upon ; tine, and that there is great mismanagement of the said toad, and we do hereby censure Oliver Charllek, the President of the railroad, for tie' careless and irregular v manner lu which the trains are run, and consider that he Is indirectly responsible for the above mentioned catastrophe. Al.KX HAHNKR, Foreman. V W. HKA RXH M. DAN1KI. DAYU8. i J A. ANUHKW H. H ROBINSON, H. I. KNAll, A. ?l NUAM. JOHN 1). HKRUKN, WM MAUKK. Pm'trmbbk 1, 1MJ6 G. 8. 8I1.VRY. And the nuxl J. I)c Hull Her^eu, one of ttii' jurors a'orcsaid, upon his oath aforesaid, does lind that the above mimed William Canley, Sheldon Crooker, John Mftorite IjiiiI, Joseph Wilson and William Walker oani? In tlior deaths by injuries received by a collisiou lietween ihe mail and express trains of Ihe Long Island Radroud Coni|umy on Monday, tho 2Hth dnv of August, 1N#>; that the said collision was produred by the carelosaness and i nmnml neglect of 1.- 0. Sands, conductor uf ihe xprcwi train; James White, the ung.iie.-r of the said train ; K. J. Rac , conductor of the mail train, and Daniel v T. Chase, engineer of ihe mail train. ^KPiKMHKk 1. lMJ.Y JOHN 1>. BERGEN. ; And the i-aid A. I*. Johnson, one of the juror* ufnre aid, upon his oath aforesaid, docs lind that the above named Wm. Gauluy, Sheldon Crooker, John George l.aul, i Joseph WiIsou and Wm. Walker, come to their deaths 1 fVom injuries received by a collision between the express ; train and mail train of tho Long Island Railroad Com , pauy, oil Monday, tho2Sth day of August, 1 Ml.'i, and that aid collision was prod iced by the carelessness of one > of the employes of the said railroad company?to wit. J lame I K. Chase A. I). JoUNrtON. Hki-tkmbku 1, 1HAS. And tbe said William Msgee, one of the jurors afore- 1 mid, upon hla oath aforesaid, doe* lind that the above muti'd William Mauley, Sheldon Crooker, John Lanl, ; Joseph Will-on, and William Walker, i s me lo th-ir death from injuries received by a collision between the express train and mall train or the I/m.: Inland Railroad Company, | on Monday, the 28th day of August, lHftft; that said col- 1 ttton was pnsluced by the carelessness of Louis*' Sands, i conductor of the express train, and James White, engi * MOr of said train; and that I exonorate from nil blame Michard J. Race, conductor of the muil train, and Daniel ' if. Chanu, engineer of said train. WILLIAM MAUKK Sbptsmrbk I, Is#* Mule of Nfw York, Qntnt CVun'y. m.?Au Inquisition denied and taken lor the people or the State of Jtew York, at the house of James S. Kcmseu, in be town or Jamaica, in said county or Queens, on the 'JHth, -Mill and 301 h days or August and the 1st dny or September, In tba year or our l/ird 1H?>. Iiefore Me. William C. Hendrickaon, one of the coroners in d ror said county, upon view or the bodies nf William finnley, William Walker, Joseph Wilson, Sheldon Crook rand John George laul. then and tnere lying dead, upon the oaths of the undersigned good and la? inrn in inn ?u wiuiiij, ?ii" irninn uuiy nwiim m in Till* on the pari of the people of the'Mate of New ork. Into all the circumstance* attending the death of p ?<ai<l William tJanley, William Walker, Jowtph Wilaon, Ifeeldon Crooker nod John tJeorgo Ijtul, and by whom the name wa* produced, and in what manner and when and where they carae to their death, do nay niton their a?th? that they, .he persons aforo*ald, came to their 4Mh by mean* of the collision of the mail and e*pre<x twin of car* on the IxHig Island Railroad. near Van Wyck arena*, in the town of Jamaica, on Monday the SItth day of Auguat, A. D., IMA, and that Much rolnaiou wan produced through the carele**no.?* and inattention to their dntin* of Richard J. Race. conductor, and Daniel F Chase, engineer, of the mail train ?f raid company. And we further And and aarne*tly recomiuond that wran more definite and declalvo rule should be adopted by the leading offl malt of .the company relative to the running of irregular train*, or of train* becoming Irregular by mean* of ?tart Ing behind time, whereby they may be required not to leave any Htation at which they may be unlcw they can reach the next turn out station at leaet ten minute* in Ml vance of the time designated by the time tnble for the arrival at ?uch station for the regular train In wltnoe* whereof a* well the *aid Juror* at the said Coroner have hereunto *et their iwpectlve hand* and aeale. tiie I Ft day of September, A. D. Infill * WILLIAM C. HEWDRlrKffOW, Coroner. J 8 SNF.DKKER. 0 McKKB. (SKU. fl. 81LVKY. 1, Joi n 8. Hnedeker. one of tbe juror* empaneled Iter in, do hereby decline voting upon the qnnstlou ol thn general management of the departure and arrival of the train* of cara and the accommodations for the traveling public on the l/<>ng 1 ?lan<l Itnilro.Kl, upon the ground that It I* an Improper (|ac*tion for this Jury to determine. The only question proper in that point of view for till* Jury to consider If, wan the road mismanaged on the day ?f the mid calamity, and if to, by whom 1 , 1 tl?refore docllne voting on tb? question ftf general M*managcment> J. 8. ^NROKKER. I concur in the above oplnfnn. O. C. MrKRK. SinwwK l, is?5 Are (dent on the lt?w York Ventral Rallraad-Ont Nat Killed tn< Tlirtt ! JlfMli Auuat, Sept. 9, 1*44 An KCidoot occurred t? tb? tt cam boat exprew train J % E NE' over tilt! Central road which was due here at seven ; o'clock thin evening by the breaking of an axle. The luggage car waa thrown off the track, and the I baggage mauler, named Smith, belonging in tbis city, 1 wan insanity killed. The express messenger and two , others were also slightly hurt, but none of the pa*?euger? i were injured. Tkc Late Oluuter o? the Oil Creek Railroad. VKHDIL'T Or THE 8ECOND CORONKR'H JURY?THE PRK8IDKNT, DIUKCTOKH, MANAUKK8, CONDUCTOR J AND RNUINKKR DfeX'I.ARKD CRIMINALLY I.I A HI.E. ] VomvumwtaUk vf Penmylvan\a, Crawford County, <*.? , At an inquisition, indented and taken at Oil Creek town- | ship, in the county of-Crawford, the 26th day of August, i in the year of our l>ord lhftfi, before me, B. f. McAllister, , Justice oi the fouce in and lor the county aforesaid, acting , as Coroner open the view of the body of ?. Hteele , Crecoo. the jury do say upon their oaths, that the above named person came to his death from severe injuries , caused by the collision of an express passenger train i with an extra freight train, on the Oil Creek Railroad, , at the township of Oil Creek, In the county , mff.rmaUl which collision toot camtd tit (be culvablo nryligenct of Jcteph Punk, engineer, an* fat , rick Ourty, o. wdu tor, as by the evidence shown, said Funk and Carey having the control of the aforvoaid extra freiRht tram, and having negleCMd to properly flag the lino when the said express passenger train wus then and there due and approaching. And further, that the ovidence shows that the prtiub.nl and directors of iaid Oil VrtrJc Kail mad are criminally Habit for Ike killing if Ike. .'(lid K. Steele Greene by rrjwing and iwglrctiuy 1 to fumith reamtiiabU and irdxtiary aoeoimw,datum fur pattengert travelling ovr Mid road, and luirticularly, as in evidence shown, that said E. Steele Greene wan compelled to etaud on the platform of a passenger ? ar, where li? was crushed und injured and came to hiH death by the collision as before described, which would not have hap- , pened bat for the refusal anil neglect of the said president and directors of the said Oil Creek Railroad aforesaid to comply with the requisitions for reasonable and ordinary accommodation nuulo by tlie conductors and superintendent of the said Oil Creek Railroad, at different times, for the passengers travelling over said road; and we, the Jury aforesaid, therefore request the CWnrner to it'iK hit warrant J'vx the apprejiention and trial qf laid Jcttpli funk and Patrick Careu, Lythrr ivitk the president, diredort and manayera if the said Oil Creek Railroad, who, by their culpable negligence, as proved by the evidene, nave caused the death of said deceased E. Htecie Greene. We fnrther Und, from the evidence, facts and information which have come before this jury, that the equipment of the Oil Creek Railroad, its insuflkcicnt pa.s-.enf.-er accommodation, inability to bring tho passenger cars and baggage to a platform, want of facilities for loading or unloading freight, creates unnecessary risk, loss of time and property, all of which evils a reasonable outlay would remedy, and bo not only true economy bin tend to save life and limo, as well as property. COMMENTS I7PON THE ABOVE VEKDICT. [From the Titusville (Pa.) Herald, August 30.] Scarcely had one coroner's jury concluded its painful duties, when the death of another victim of tho railroad massacre required another to be summoned. The unfortunate subject of the second inquest was poor Oroene, of Hydetown, a returned soldier, who had his right leg badly crushed, with a fracture of the right thigh, also a compound fracture of the left leg. Ho survived his injuries twenty-four hours, suffering excruciating misery, aud expiring at one o'clock on Friday There seems to be a special Providence in the circumstance of Orecnc's outliving the rest in order that the culpability and the criminality of tho railroad directors might stand out In a more striking and unmistakable manner. In a former verdict the jury contented itself ''with expressing ind gnutton that passengers were compelled to riMK meir lives on uio uii t rout naiiroitu lor iuu wum 01 gutHcient accommodation in the rare, in proof of which tl><> injuries nml deaths were confined to those persons who wore uuatile to lind seats in the passenger cars." But. the second inquest developed the gross and flagrant negligence of the company in this regard so palpably aud pointedly that the jury would have been guilty of ail un> purdonnble dereliction of their mtorn duty had they not, in view of the testimony before them of Greene's anxiety and inability to obtain a seat in the cars, solemnly held thai at least this one man'.'! death would never have happened had not the president and directors of the Oil ("reck Railroad refused and neglected to provide sufficient cars for |ia?Hengera. It further appra.t Iho' thoit njierrs had b> r.n appealed to repev'rdly by the rup/riii'endent and the ertuluc'or U> supply m<.re. c?r?. Tliis exculpates these subordinates, while it impose* a fearful reeiwmsibility upon those high official!) who direct and control the uflairs of this corporation. Nor did the moral courage of the jury stop half way In the discharge of their invidious duty; but with a firmness that cannot be loo highly commended, they followed out the legitimate consequences of their conclusions of (act, and demanded of the Coroner that ho Issue h is warrant for the apprehension and trial of the president, directors and managers of the Oil Creek Railroad, as well as of Joseph Funk, the enginoer, and Patrick Carey, the conductor of the freight train. The jury also condemn, in emphatic terms, the want of facilities on this road in loading and unloading freight as creating unnecessary risk, Iota of time and property, a Judgment in which the entire community will concur. To B. 9 McAllister, the acting Coroner, to Ocurge M. Mowbrav, thn foreman, and to each and all of their associates their fellow citizens owe a debt of gratitude. They have collected the evidence with patient diligouce, and fitted it with judicial care. They have neither accused the innocent nor (-pared the guilty. Justice wiinUways eem harsh to those who suffer the penalty of negligent e or crime; but a violated law and a despised public opinion must lie vindicated at whatever har.ard aud coat, or there is no protection to life or property In society. Collialoti oh thr Lakr Whore Kallraad. j HKVKKAI. PISRWIHK IN.It'RKI> AMITHKK PHORT j CIRVlr I | Krom the t omieaut (Ohio) Reporter, August 81.1 A collision occurred An the l^ake Shore Railroad about hi* o'clock on Tuesday evening la?t. The arcommoda- j tion train ollidcd Willi No I l reign?, doing consioeraoie j damuge to property, besides injuring several puasongera and ni?'ii on the accommodation. The freight irniu, goinv wejit, numbered some seventy cars anil waft drawn l?V MM powerful engines, tiM UMHMMtf and the Ocelot, the C'onncaut being ahead. It ih customary for lhiM trnin the accommodation and express?up, to meot at Conneaiit <>ettiUK in n little atwad of the aicorumodation, ami being longer than the switch, the freight train wan enrti avoring to clear the main track when the whis lie of the Accommodation founded, the other side of the wooded curve. A fUg wa* immediately despatched to give warning, bill owing to the -liortn"-?of the curve thin ii, ig vvm- not mvii 11 hiii il w?? loo late to materially hei'.k the headway of the . train, and itu eng.ne, the Ca/.lle ran into the < 'onneaiit inline wuli considerable force. dibbling both aud mattering broken Iron* and timber* promts ] cnuualy on inch <ddn of the track The h-'ud of the | <-a/.elle *a* nearly on top of that of the Conneaut, and i the Iron monsters gave a fearful embrace, the vteairi issuing from the fractured flue#. The niai' and baggage car wan pretty badlv stoYen up. and the passenger car had a good many neat* broken and displaced. The person* injured ware Ixiren (iould, A. W. f'olman, Kellogg, a brother-in-law ot Dr. Kifleld; a German woman, tleorge I'age newsboy; lienrge Humphrey, bagvnge master. the fireman, and several other* whose name* we did uol learn. None of the above are dangerously hurt. The Nma?h-|i|i Am the Naahvlllc and ' l><< niur Road. TWKMTY-SKV KN BUPIKP RECOVEKK1' -A l.AROB M'MBfcK STILL AMONG THK HP INK. [Kroru the Nashville Despatch, August 29 ) We learn, from parties who at rived yetrterday afternoon from the *eno or the late terrible accident, that ii|> to Sunday night twcnty-?evcu dead bodies had been extricated from the debris It wa* *up|M>ned that a con *id?ralilc number of bodle* were still among the ruin*, ae a couple of >ara were mi ill in the bottom of the creek, and it wan known they were partially lilted with refu gees and contraband". ALABAMA. Preelaiaatlaa of (he Oovernor?The Oath?The t'onveatlon?The t'oarta? Panlihmral ef Olmlnali, Am. Kibcvttvb UvmiLvr, | M"Mi.oM*a\ Ala.. August IP, 1M6 ) To th* Paon.b or Aiasama a an Orvn. Owobrb or rax Htitb:? #* > <? Those who are entitled lo the benefits of the proclamation of geneial am neat y and pardon Issued bv the President of the United Stale* on the 29th of May, IS6fi. iu order to avail themselven of the pardon thereby granted, inn*' take the oath prescribed by the Hecrotary of State before aotne commissioned officer of the United Htates (military, naval or civil), or Nome officer of a loyal Mtale or Territory, authorised lo administer oaths A'ewMl?Alter ihi* oath of amnesty ban been taken a* above described. If the person i* a legal voter, under the lawa ol Alabama on the I Ith of January, 1*61, then to qualify himself t? vote at the enauing election, he niu?t go before wti omrer 01 uf coiio>y id wnicn no pro p<#e? to vole (Judf of probata, justice of the p?>ao? or apodal oommiAloner, or other officer anthorlied to ad mmlHt?r to oath), and tult* end register the Mine oath, othorivlso h* will not he allowed to vote. Third?No one i* eligible to a neat In the Convention who ip not a loyal citlwn of the United Htate*, and who hay not been a re*idetit of the State two yearx, and of the county one year next preceding the "lection. F'ittr'k?The Judge of Probate, the .Sheriff, and the ?'l?rlf of the Circuit Court of earh county, will, immedl. atelv after the illet of Auguit, deetroy the old Jury ll*t? ?nd make up a new one from the names of those loyal eltixeuH who have Ukcn the oath and been reglatered M r?)ulrp<l by my proclamation of July 90, IMA. and who art- otherwise qualified a* Juror*, and from tbeae list* Jurle* will ?m? drawn la the mode preecrlbed by law on the 11th January, 1861 fifth?The Judge* of Die Circuit Court are hereby directed and required to hold apeclal term* for the trial of State caw * only, In each county whcr? a regular court for the fall term ha* uotbeen held; and they are required to hold atmllar court* a* often thoreafur a* the Ialeroat* of Juatice In their judgment may require. Crimen of all kind appear to be alermlntlf on the Increase, but eaiieclally cotton mealing and home Mealing Men go In large band*, armed and difgulaed. and IB Uie I night Individual* come heme, and aeefe pergonal reding* of Injnrlee, reel or (ended?taking the law Into their own hand* Report* to Ihla effect como to nefrora all parts of the State ^eiiow-ciUaena, all title must he Mopped, If we cannot do It ourwslves, or If you will not aid In doing *o through i the plvy tribunal* ef (i>? country, tliere la a unitary | W YO NEW YORK, SUNDAY force at band to aid all loyal citizens, that In abundantly *bte to do it. 1 havu already called on Major (Jcnoral Wood to send u military force to one county, to arre t bandn of men who go armed and (Uaguised, in order to iteal cotton and other property. When crime become* ho bold and darfng that the ordinary means are insufficient to arre*t it, moro vigorou# measures will be promptly employed. To tbo lawless men who engage in th? communion of thetiM diHorderw and crimen, It is announced that juntie# will quickly and surely overtake them Hevtnlk?The Circuit Judges will instruct the grand juries to inquire particularly of the otloiiecs before enumerated, and to ask of < very wiln<*<* who appears before ih'-m this question.?"Do you know of any person who has been engaged in stealing cotton, horses, mules ot other property If" If no, tbey will be required to stato the names of those persons, and all the tacts within the knowledge of the witness. Be will be informed that his uiswers will uot be used against tumseii; but he will bo compelled to testify as to all others, and will bo unprleuued if he refuses until ho consents to answer. Ki/jhth?All citizens are entreated not to attempt the redress of past iniuriee by violent mouns, out to appeal to the law A Just admjniKtiatlon of the lawn will soon teagh us all that the law affords ample protection, am well as the most satisfactory redress of grievances which cuq be obtained MiusiHtently with the peace and good ardor Of u well governed Htate. LEWIS E. PARSONF, Pro visional Governor of Aiahama. VIRGINIA. % Robert R. I*ce Playing the Hlitwla>? Tlic Wf?lthlcrt Rebel 1? the State Pardoned. w OUH HICHMONI) OOHHK9HONDKNCR. Richmond, Va., Sept. 1, 1??5. HRNBRAI, R. a. LRK RhUAI'.It) UPON A HIBTOftY OF TRK Vik. General Robert K. I,ee, tbe rebel chieftain, has within a few days practically net about the tank of writing a history of the war. The forthcoming work will doubtless be written from the rebel standpoint, and in this view will constitute an exceedingly valuable contribution to the historical literature of the century. General 1.00 is living in great quiet an<1 humility on an obscure and well nigh inaccesible farm, the property of a friend, in Cumberland county, Vn. His sous and a nephew, with slight aid comparatively, have rained a magnificent crop of corn on the White House farm. THK WEALTHIEST MAN IN VIRlilNIA I'AHPONKU William Allen, Ksq., of this city, returned from Washington hu>t evening, having with him his pardon papers, granted to him by the President of the United States. Mr. Allen in confessedly the wealthiest man to-day in the .State of Virginia, us he was berore and during the war. MISSISSIPPI. Uovcrnor Hharkry'n Order for the Organization of a State Militia?General Slocmn P111m a Complete Stop to the Movement, &r. [From the Chicago Republican, August 30.] Governor Sharkey has fallen into trouble. Though no longer a young mac, he is decidedly too fast. He travels out of the record. He transcends his authority. Ho fancies himself a greater potentate than he is. He has already got himself snubbed by ihe military authorities in the Slate. He will he reprimanded by his superiors at Washington. He ought to be removed, and a man of common sense, as well as of patriotism?a man who has some practical judgment and knows what he 1b about should lie made provisional governor in his place. Governor Sharkey has thought proper to aptmint courts and sheriffs, and to set on foot a system of his own for tbe administration of justice. His commission and his instructions give hint no power to establish such institutions. The pcopl? of Mississippi have had no justice, except of the military kind, since they rebelled and attempted to destroy tbe government of tbe United States. Under the rebel rule this military justice was of the worst description; since the conquest of the 8tat<- it has been immensely improved in its quality. However, they have not got on very well with this military system, and we dare say Sharkey hates it as much as Horace Greeley does. Rut that does not empower him to rush ahead with his new projects, like a steam engine without a balance wheel. The Mississippiatm can havo civil justice, and that only, just as soon as they are out of rehelliou and in the I'nion; but Sharkey might as well not try lo precipitate its beneflu upon them by his own autocratic decree. He has also undertaken to raise a military establishment. He has ordered that two companies of soldiers ol the State of Mississippi shall be organized and armed in every county. On this subject a decisive counter ordei will be likely soon to reach him from Washington. Meanwhile, however. General Slocutn, the military commander of the Stutc, has taken the matter in hand, as wax Uih amy, ana ntis tureciau mat no hiicii miniury or Sanitation Khali lake place anywhere iu the Stale. Ht as aim) ordered that all persons in the State shall ai owe nurlender to the Untied States officers all arms in their possession. This will check the military ardor ol Governor Sharkey, bat It will, in the end, we tbink, prove beneficial to the people of Mississippi. Indictment of Maryland Rebel*. [From ttoe Baltimore American, Sept. 1 ] The Grand Jury of the United States District Court yesterday morning returned Into court indlctmenta foi trenson against Bradley T. Johnson, Henry O. Oilmoi alias Harry Gllmor, George Freaner, John O Howard and Thomas Fltahugh The Indictment against Johnson is for levying war, with others, against the United States, especially on the I8tb June, 1843, in Washington county, Maryland, and in capturing and taking imsses don of Gettysburg. in Pennsylvania Also, thai on the lOlli of July he, with others, on hostile Intent, Invaded and nas-ed through Baltimore county. Against Harry Gilmor there are two indictment-;?one charging him with having on the llth July. 1801. sei Are to th" railroad bridge in Harford county, over th? Gunpowder river, with intent to impede and preveut the transportation of military supplies of the United State1- and the other on the same day, at Magnolia assaulting Marcus Hook, a cirrier of mails of the I'nltei Mates, and with pistols and sword* putting him in |eo pardy of his life, and thereby obstructing the ma Is, kc The indictment against Freaner charges that on the 10tl September, 1K02 he appeared w ith other rebels in Wash inittoti county, cii|iturlng Hagerstown, In which place Id acted as Provost. Marshal Against Howard. s? also Fit* hugh. there are two indictments, one charging that or the 4lh of April. 18t?fi, in Fair Haven Bay. othorwisi known as Herring Buy, he with others in arms did seir.t the >-teainer Harriet l>< Ford, with iutent to convert am apply the steamer to the service and assistance of the re bellion. The other charges him with having assaulter Alltert H l.cague, master of the steamer, and t'elnniousl) and piratically stealing a suit of clothes, including a pun of boot*, valued in all at %:V>\ also ten hogsheads ol to hacco valued at $100. with $50 In United states Treasury notes, 908ft in le^nl lender notes, and in tiank notei ?iv all fflW Deatrnrttve Fire In Baal on. LOSS HKVKNTY-FIVK TIIOtTAANP DOLLAR*. (From the Boston Advertiser, September it) 1 taut Avotiinu inait Knfiir* ton n t'L'lr flr* brnkfi mil if tho furniture and upholstery manufactory of Mesttr* Buckley k Bancroft, over the inward paasenger ?Ution ol the Boston and Worcester Railroad By (ft*(it efforts the flames worn confined to Hie premise* of Men*!* Buckley k Bancroft, whow Urge xtoc.k of furniture win almost entirely ruined by fire, water or smoke. The roo was bumed out In several place* for an extent of near I; hundred feet, and the water poured in torrentflthrougl the floor to the passenger room* beneath The wasten part of the building, containing the ofBoes of the oorpo ration, wan uninjured. The Iom of Messrs Buckler I Bancroft cannot fall far short of $76,000, on which the; have an Insurance of about $A0,000, In variot.H office* The property of U? railway corporation la in ured on i general policy. Police Intelligence. ABRIflTOP A RAkKEKPKR. CHARGED WITH tUMIHM BIB IMPI*OYKR. Officer Hands, of the Ninth precinct police, yeetertla; arretted John Tietjen, a young Herman, twenty years o age, charged with stealing two hundred dollars in caal from bit employer. Peter cmkiu. for whom he wm act ing In the capacity of bartender. The money wae in sugar box under the counter, and the prisoner was seei to break open the box and remove the cash therefrom When arrested Tietjen denied all knowledge of the tram action. He was taken before Ju.xtice I/edwIth and com milted for trial in dofault of ball. A HOLDIKK HflOT IN HRtU^ltR STRBRT. At a late hour on Friday night York Mootnle, alia William Norton, a man twenty.two years of age, w? arrested on the charge of having shot William Hubbard a soldier, In #in foot, while standing on the corner c Mercer and Howard streets. The bullet from the iirlsot er's pistol carried away one of Hubbard's toe* Mootnlr in explanation, said the pistol win accidentally dti cnarRfu, ?um Iiiiwmiiiini mij iBifinvmo ni "udimiuh md on*. Justice I.ed*lth,howe\(<r, committed the accuse for trial In default or |1.600 ball. A NUMBRH Of WATTHR* HRCOVP.RP.D BT TBI POLIOI. Detective Rlowcy, while panaing through Baiter Mre? ypHtrrlur, mw two nt*ro?* going into the ostnhlishmer of a well known rwlw of stolen good*. Ho arrcste thera on their leaving the placa and took them to polio heariquftrten, where they gave the name* of John Mai hall and Charles Smith. In their possession ware foun fifteen sliver watches. They refused to tell where the got them, but they are'siipposed to be a part of the pr< reertu of some robbery In the vf<lnlty of this eltr Tli property may be seen by applying to Chief John ! Young, al the detective ofllre Obituary. Rmmawiiv naoww, pjkI to be a hero of the Revolt tlvnary war, died in Waterfonl, Conn , no the 1st Inst aired ninety all years. Dr Mouse Hwkat, of North ParsonfleM, Main*, died ?i ikn aftth nit., aged seventy acven years. The dacen*' waa extensive)* known among the profession a? o?? 1 the most skilful anatomists of his >I?t *M it 1Mb*' 9f Hvo. Jk M. (Jyvoat. of rcrUnn* RR H r, SEPTEMBER 3, 1865. WASHINGTON. THE PUBLIC DEBT. * b Official Statement to the let of September. ? t ' V To tiki Anion nf Outstanding #2,757,689,571. i (J t Over Forty- five Millions of Coin ? in the Treasury. i I i Tbe fractional Currency to be Printed on [ Paper tbat Cannot be Counterfeited. j V Order from the Secretary of the Treasury n in Relation to the Transportation of Goods into the Southern States. < 0 < Reduction in the Stalin of Gene- 1 i ral Officers. lMi| iMtf Washington, Sept. 2, 1886. STATEMENT Or THE PUBLIC DEBT. Secretary McCulloch to day publishes a statement of the public debt km it aptwars from tbe books, treasurers' returns ami requisitions in the department on tbe 31st of August, 1365. The recapitulation is as follows:? AMOUNT OUTHTA NPINCJ. Debt bearing interest, in coin $1,108,810,191 Interest 64.600,690 Debt bearing interest in lawiul money 1,274,478,103 Interest 73,631,037 Debt on which interest has owed 1,608,030 Debt bearing no interest 373,398,266 Total debt $2,767,089,571 Total interest 138,031,620 Legal tender notes in circulation, one and two year five per cent notes 33,964,230 Cuited States uotes, old Issue 402,968 Vnited States notes, new issue 432,757,601 Compound interest nnt-s. act ol' March 3, 186 3 16,000,000 Compound interest note*, act of June 30, 186 4 202,024,160 Total $684,136,959 As contrasted with tbe statement of the public debt, published on the 1st of July, tbe principal has been increased only $295,000 within the laat mouth, while the Interest on the debt has decreased nearly $231,000 The legal teuder notes have been reduced $1,0*7,000. Tbe amount of coin now in the Treasury is nearly forty five millions aud a half, or about ten million* more than a month ago. IIW uurnwi^ uu" in IIJW irnwury ^ urnny nuirj iuirc millions, as against eighty one uml a half million**, showing a WdMtlot of currency in the Treasury for the p??t i??mtb or thirty eight million*, and a hall. The suspended requisition* amount to a little over two militant*. r TUK Kit AI'TION A1. UUKRRNVT. i The printing of fractional currency notes upon t he new r membrane paper hue been temporarily checked by a alight disagreement between the inventor and the de? partment, in reference to the production and font of the _ paper. Kventually, when a decision la arrived at by tho I Hecretary, the public will be supplied with a fractional i currency the successful imitation of which will bailie f the skill of the olden counterfeiter. It will he well nigh impossible to produce the paper outside of the Treasury building, and from its texture and finish tho least expert in money will be able to distinguish the genuine note Not the !< ?-.t amoug the many excellcn cot of the new currency Ik the fact that it will wash. THK RKMOVAI. OF RK8TR1CTION8 ON 'I'ltADE IN THE HOt'THERN 8TATW- ORI)KR VKOll THK HKCRKTART OK THE TREASURY. Tlie Secretary of the Tieasury today promulgated th? President's proclamation ot the 29tb nit. for the infor1 mat ion and guidance of ofUcers of the Treasury Department, and say*:? ' In iHtnlhrinitv with itw loi mu nrtirlfts ti< ri?I nfnrr tP garded a* prohibited may be transported to places in | rtate* heretofore declared in insurrection, without any restrictions, except gun*, pistols and ammunition Ap ' plication" for the shipment oi these should ho made in writing lo tbe proper ofllcurs of < uatoio*. who will for1 ward them to tlio department for its dominion, accom Danied witli such recommendations o? they may he disponed to make. H. McCULLOCH, ' Secretary of the Treasury j IXTKRSAI. RKVENITB DKCI8ION. The fommiasioner of Internal Revenue thin morning | decided n* follows: ? "A party who hold* a licence af a > retail liquor dealer ami wishes to retire from the bu*: ne?? may sell hie entire Block lo another person without I procuring a wholesale liquor dealer a liceu-e '' r RBIXTt TtON OK *1 lir STAI FS Ot (JK.NkKAl OI KlfKIt". r In obedience to orders from the War liepariiiicnt, the "r work of reducing the tiutnhei of staft officers on the 4 stall- of commanding general^ i> Mill pioaret^lng Vec terdav four were detached Iroin the hint! of Oneral Augur, ol ?his department. Captain A R. Cutler, Assir.taul Quartermaster, formerly op duty with Colonel Alexander, Chief of tbe Enjfl' neer t>epariment, and Captain J M. Reno, yuariertuater of lie Hu-h< v v division, have been relieved from fur, ther duty in Ibia departtiient I.RA*VK OF AH?KNC* ro ??XKHAL SPINNIM. ' TnSaM'eY [in *KI iom | W*HiiiNiiTo>, August 25, 1H95 j r Mt Oum Sis? Vour note or tbe .Mtb mutant, lo-kiug 1 for a leave of ab-oocc for four weeka from Ihe 4th 1 proximo, ia received. You iulortn me that during the four and a half year* you have lleld the very important * and responsible office of Treasuier of the Culled State* ' you have been abxeut but nineteen days?one day by an accident and eighteen by reason of alcknnae. * I knew you bad served the government with remarks bio devotion, but I was not aware, uutll I received your note, that you had Riven yourself ao little relaxation The nation ia greatly indebted lo you for that official . uprightness which has made your name a synonym of fidelity, for the admirable manner in which you have performed your arduous and difficult duties. and for tbe f unflinching seal with which you have sustained tbe cause f of the Uatoo, during tbe trying periods you have been in k office Tour request is cheerfully granted, with the hope that I- your furlough will tie a pleasant one. and that at ita esi plratlon you will return to your dutlea greatly benefited u by tbe real to which you .ire so fairly entitled. 1 am, very respectfully, your obedient ?ervimt, HCiill KflCUULOCI. flenenil K. It. Trrnmirer I mted Stale" RAII.KOAft COMMrNIOATION WITH THE BOtTlt. The Huperiniendent "f Construction of the Orange and * Aleiaadn* Railroad -*v? th? ro.nl to l.ynchburg I* now in full working order for freiKhi it well aa.tor |ut*aenger I, train*, and that thn route from l.ynchburg, via Oordon.*if villa, la the only one by rail from the former place to I- Richmond. !' Communication hy rail la now complete to Htannlon y and to Lynchburg, ami beyond Lynchburg to Rriitol, In ' ftouthweelern Virginia, or K.iM Tcnm'aace In a few week* the road beyonil Kriatol will ( * K Anlahad. when the railroad communication will lie coin^ plete to New Orleans. t Some freight la taken henre over the Orange and Alex ^ andrla Railroad, which wax brought hither from Si w York hy ftteamahlpn. ADTANUR OF TUf. CHOLRRA. d The I'nlted State* Conaul at Tori Malum, In a letter to j the Mate Department, dated Augnat 12, lay*:?Should ? the advance of the cholera con tin no for tha ne*t twenty ^ daya It nuit he looked for in Kugland. nmaoNAL. Ucneral Rlair and Horace Oreeley are among the ar- i ^ rvala to (My. The advent of the lMmna phllo '?''",, or' j 1 caaloaa much speculation In eertaln ci""*"* Tba atatement that Mr ir?""7 ^ been condition m ally ogered the of th? United Htatae Telegraph 'd rnmpaay wan made on what waa tuppoeed to Ik- good [J authority. It now turn* out that the election la jet to of. ?vwc<|it?utly tha at?POUBvvi??|t| wa? prtna- | Eli A L I ure It iM pntatlt that Mr. Konnedy wU! await Pr??i ential and Cougruwionftl actiOD ou ccobub adairn before ugaging iu other p?' butt* RKC'OVKKY or MR rfttPlMC* HtWARD. Fndcriok W Howard, Assistant Becrotury of Slate, an mi far recovered Inn health tut to be able to attend to uHiut'hH of a private character, and intend# to rwumc tie dutiue of L h oftlce in a few day*. THR FRUKIWKN'ft HDRBATT. The toul number of freodmen in the District of fotunila id tbe charge of the Kroedmeus Bureau is nearly wenty-eii thousand, of whom Ave hundred and nineBen are receiving rations from the government without endering any equivalent. THE COLOKRI> 8CHOOI.H IN WA8111 From letters occasionally received at the Freedmen'e lureau, from tcach'-rx employed in the management of olored scboobi ib Washington, It wotiM appear that here are quite a number of its eitiuens lotb to reconcile beir prejudice* to tbe establishment of AO educational ystem such an in now being developed under tbe aun licee ol tbe above bureaux for the b?uofit of tbe negroee. L number of instances have already been communicated o tbe local Superintendent of Freerimon's Affair* where i larties of various stations In life have applied tbe moat kbiiDive epithets to the teachers of colored schools, and lavo occasionally threatened their lives. Tbo bureau is 1 akinp proper and summary measures 10 protect Its eacbers In undisturbed amillcation to their luiiors iu this egard. rUK MANl'KAtlTUKR op flour and mkaj. in thk POUTHKHN HTATKH IN 1860. By the census returns of 1880 the interest of the rioutli >rn States in tb? manufacture of ilour and meal is thus Kit forth:?Number of uatahllBbrncntn, 3,80<t; Dumber of imployen, mules and 21 females; capital itiv eaied, |14,0S0,S11; cost of labor, $l,4f>4,736; coat of grain can lamed, $32,083,046; annual value of product, $37,906,470. THE ACCUSED CITY OFFICIALS. Meeting of the Street Cleaning Comnlialonera In the Mayor'* Office?Payment of the Contractors? Interesting Dlaeue lon Regarding the Action to be Taken in Relation to the Trial Before the Governor?No Definite Action yet Agreed On, 4tc. The operations of that institution known uh the Street Cleaning Commission, and composed of Meters. Mayor Kunther, Comptroller Brennan, Inspector Boole, Corporation Counsel Develtu and Recorder Hoffman, arc not looked upon by oar citizens aw of much Importance, particularly since the awarding or the contract a few months since. Om-o or twice since that time the Commissioners met, voted some money; away and subsided again for the time being. On yesterday another convocation of the commission was held, and on tins occasion their deliberations were of a graver nature. The receipt by each member of the official notification from the Governor of the charges and specifications of Mr. Gregory (already published in the Hkralu), and alleging corruption again.-t ihqpCominiHKlouerM, and finally praying for their removal j from olllee, occasioned a feeling of uneasiness which ! promptly determined the gentlemen to take counsel together. The Mayor's ofllce was most appropriately (elected for the purpose, and here the meeting was accordingly held. The first business transacted was the passlux of a resolution ordering the payment of tlie contractors' bills for J the fifteen days ending August 31. A member then introduced the arraignment, matter. He thought that the question wa* one requiring mime diate and decisive action ou the part of the Commission ere. A combination of unscrupulous journal)- and morbid aspirauts for power had been at work evoking a feeling ainonu our citizens of hostility to the city oflfcers, and now they were to be arraigned as cnmfe?al? Seftwe en official elected by that party thun whom nom ?^jtud pos ibty have a blacker record tor arrant corruption and public profligacy. The venomous mouthpieces of these revolutionary Jacobins had been for weeks chuckling over a coming inup d'ttat, and a guillotine was at oni* to tip gel in motion, xo epitnets were 100 ioui w> ne ap. plied to them, ami ho behoved that it bespoke neither wisdom nor self-reaped on the part of the ^ 1 un dered and pMMM pnblic officers or thin city to rent lonKer to alienee beneath the aspersions of these scurrilous and unprincipled men. He advocated , prompt action tn this matter. They should < ombme and call upon At earnest, straightforward masses of this great community to sustain them in vindicating their character ax men, as well a* (he rights nod dignity of the metropolis. Another member saw in this ''notification" (Imply a repetition, or rather puerile Imitation, of the celebrated bellrmging exploits of another distinguished character of the dominant party. It was simply' a bold atutump tion of arbitrary p<iwer, and u wanton aggression upon the municipal rights of this city, which he hoped would he met iu a manly and propar spirit Was there in all the records of all the States of this Union a single precedent for proceeding* of this kind? Clearly not Here was a tiovernor of a State summoning a Judge of the city of New York to appear lieforo him on trial, to answer charges preferred by some misguided tool of the conspirators, residing somewhere iu "no of the up town streets of this city. Why, this proceeding was worthy of the most eccentric 'squiro" that ever held forth in our prim'-val police courts Korurder Hoffman, being a Judge, could not be tried i eicept before i he Senute of New York upon recoinmen- I dation of the Governor. Reargued that the wholo mat j ter was purely inspired by the centralization idea* and I tendencies of the party whose rule w?? tad blighting I the country The |*eoj?le should lie ttlven to understand the true state of the cose, and the cliques and wire, pullers taught that the American people are uo longer in a temper to tolerate aggression on the tno-<t cherished prisll pes of freemen. Another epe.iker deprecated any hasty action on the part ?: the Commissioners, and believed that the matter could t?> easily iolju;ted It was ev dent that the tiovernor was .-imply imposed upon by w ily men. and possibly had taken thl? step merely to stop the clamors rained by ccrtuiilUxily and weekly pupers and noisy partie.- in this city. 'When the case wbm fairly put before his Kxcelleney he believed that he would dismia* It at once, Mid thus silence the e factious partisan*. In the meantime ho deemed it eminently wise to avoid all precipitancy, ami would be iti tavor of reoponding to the charges belbre tic Governor For the resi public .scutimonl in the city aud State was still, tliatik Cod, potent enough, notwlth-landing the banc, im influence of certain publications, to secure the representatives of the people from nil injustice ami agression at the hands of power. Tlieie wim further d;scu.--lon upon tin- iu.<tier, nm frnm tin- tlaborntc precautionary DirMim of tti<* purtlM concerned our repot ter wan nnable to obtain nit iti?> tact* The deliberation*. however, did not result In any decls Ive aggregate ??'llon of the ?ocused offlrinlH. In tbe meantime "th?i opportunity of defence will lie gt\en at tea o'clock in the forenoon of the 20th day of Hepiem bur. l*flj, ul the Executive Chamber," Jrc., and we shall m>c what we ahnll see Thr Beaver Street Murder. XI'PHKMt COrilT?CttAMMKRK. ilefore Judge Motherland. The Heaver street murder cane came up yenerday morning before Judge Sutherland. The facta of the ca?e are well known to tlie readers of the Hkralo. James K. Oram wan formerly employed In the aervtce of Mr. Van Doren; but, baring left til* service, started In business for himself. Mr Van Dnren, H ll alleged, took various opportunities of maligning hi* former clerk. who, on the 30th of June lanf, discharged a pi?tol at him, tber-liy causing hla death. Application waa made -ome time Nlnce to admit the prisoner to bail, and yesterday morning the Judge rep ! dered a drclalou on the application, admitting Jaiin / ! Oram to bail in the amount of SW.OOO foroaer'a Inqaeit. Tatal Kall raoii a Hohme.?Coroner Colbn ye?urd*y held an inquest at the stable* of the I>ry Doc*" "J Broadway Railroad Company, corner of 5><*iecnili street and avenue B, over the remain* of Job" Murphy, a man forty two years of age whose dealt- resu.t or Injuries received by falling bead "remosl from ahorse, corner of avenue D and Sixteen street Deceweed was riding a horse and leading th'ee others when he fell and struck his head on the p?vement with great violence. He wax taken up mp'uWnU nti<l oipiroti t*oon nfl**r^'*<r'l"' ? - -? I'timlnw nf the railroad romnauv .<nd | ur<*aM"i wa? in r-~, ? ? ... wu* a* (oremau of tli? stable*. of Ireland TNr Hartford Defulcnl Ion. (Krom th<- Hartford Tim*1*, Hepl I ) Mi. I allender liuviiiK nneessarily re*ign?d lit* p<> it?n I a* caahn r of the 8tai? if.ink, (j?n I- II il?, th- t< B? r, w I In* morning appointed to 111 his plain, atiii Jolii ('. i I'olinrr, Jr , was appointed wller Tli?- bank will tot probably pay it* inllolpilMl (all illMitmU, mi that the ato< k holder* will ool (,1-t ihe umial in<.>rn?? ik' r ban'*. But th? a*mira*,,',? arp very positive that the capital ?tock m not !inp?*lro?l?tlio ~i"ir|>l>>x ilorni i?tiiK ab*orhrd. We bar* nothing further t" irt'l I" the ?tatmrnt of nintaino'1 by the bank, which were i?>b IIkIi<d in the rim??r la*t rvi>nmif M?b r> t?n.l ilmt Mr Callander cu,Ui? 'l la*t ii(f th.it the lairik I* in d.htad I'. b|m, hut thai idea >1 ? - not prnvail at ail with the ofllciT* of thft hunk, and Ihosa who have ln,i ??ck ami tb'-< itireatlxaieil It* nfialrs. It in evident unnuli that the institution luuat to*'1 al leaet 1100,000 by Mr. Oallender. CH4Hi*?r>i* fl. C , Auttuat .11, 1MV Cenaral fi Monde, now viiitmi- th't- department, arrivart here ibi* morning II" la > icnipamed hv hi? *o? Colonel Oeorpe Meade. Major tjeneral A. H Wobb, Brigadier fieneral H H lluubelder. Gehnrala Milmore, Real, fiartwell ami their varlou* atotr*. Tbev arc Mopfiug al (be Churkttou HottJ i D. 'RICE FIVE CENTS. THE OPERA. The Libel Sails or Max Maretzek and the Sunday Press. The Complaints and Answers and Special Pleadings. Ac. Ac. iui. inc. rinoi auii. Raprrler Co?rt ol~ the City of Wtw York. TU). COMPLAINT. Ma* Marrlifk ixyu.in'i William <uitUlwll and Hurmv# P. Wki'nry. The comprint oi tb? plaiutiff upaiust th>> defendant. Bhowti to this court thai the pi.iintir is u go'isl, tr <j, honest, just au<t faithful ciliseu of the Stan- ? New York, aud as such lias always conducted hi in < If, and has been ho reputed, accepted and esteemed aiiiou*. ins neighbors and oilier good and worthy citizen* of ili.s Slate, to whom he was iu anywise kuown, to bo a por-on r>f good ii.une, lame and credit; that he in ami has been for more than Ufleen yuan last past in business .ts a con doctor or manager of a troupe or company of opera singers, mush ians and itcrioimcrH, and ill Hu d busings ban been and has acquired a /real reputation aud rredit, good mime aud lame, aud bus conducted lux bus!lien at all times with credit, skill and respectability. and good faith towards the public aud those who attended or were in the babil of frequenting the performances given by the tiaid plaint ill and bis said company. And the plaintiff further says thet he has never coin milted or been guilty of the matters. or any of them. alleged or intended to be charged by the defendant in tho libellous matter hereinalt r set out. And the plaintiff furl hef suys be ha* for many yearn past?t<i wit, for fourteen years last pasi?ai. divers times, leased, demised and hired, for the purpose of giving representations of operas, spectacles and other performaiu'es, by and with hid Mid troupe and company, various public h>illdiuirs iu llui oily of New York, and oilier cities, among others, the building or opera bouse lu the city of New York known as ibe Acu demy of Music, aud has given such representation* with credit and a good name, and to niiui.v numerous large and respectable audiences and persons, aud witti groat gains and receipts of money theretor. And lli? plaintiff I urther says that the costs aud expenses of the, maintenance and carrying on of Ibe said business sud payment of the expenses of his said bu.?inc?t< is aud no* very great, and that his sole dependence for the < arrying on of the same and for his livelihood, and that, of his family, was and is in tbe profitable and sucecsuful result of sa.d business. And the plaintiff further says Ins abilit/to perform his engagements uuder the lease aud each demise, hiring or lease of said Acadeuiv of Mus e. by him, was and Is defsindent on the success of the pre vious hiring or performances giveu therein. And lll*> pluiulilf further savB that before the com ruencenieid of this action?to wit, on or about, the lgth day of May, 18<W? he leased and hired the sa <1 Aeodeiny of Music tor the term of Ave months, said term to Ikj r.\ tended, if the performances iriren by the plulntiff sho :ld lie successful and jmy the expenses of the performance^ and enable him to pay for the Academy and maintain himself aud family And the plaintiff shows, that for the purpose of arry ing on his said business during the said term, and during sueli further lerms as hu nnghl be ablo to curry on th" same, and to give good and runpeoabto performances or operas aud other performances and spectacles connected with his said business, he laid out aud expended, and l>ecam?. aud waa liable for u large sum of money ?to wit, the stam of thirty thousand dollars and upwards, m and about the enguguig and paying of numerous -iug?r*, * periortnrts. scenery, dre?s.*? and other ntcesNarMw in and uboul the getting up aud |>erfoniiing of said operas. and spectacles, aud the said Academy of Music and bm bustrie-'s af oresaid Aud the plniulifl say. thai the sa'd defcndutiisure put. lisbers. editors and proprietors of a public newspaper. printed aud published lu the city of New York, known and railed the tiuudny Mercury, which said newspaper as the defendants allege, "has Mie Urgent circulation of any funday newspaper iu the country"?to wit, the United States, and that three editions thereof are issued and published by tUetn. ?. And the plaiutifl' further #?y? lie I? Informed and l>r lie>es that ouo huudreil ibouvaud copies of -..id ueWfcpi. per are punted, published sold or circulated m and among (be pnbllic. And the plaiuliflTurtbei ?av? tbat the -aid defendauta, contriving and wickedly and maliciously Intending 10 Injure the plain ill in hi* good name, farm* and credit, and injur* him iw manager and conductor of the opera *? afore-aid, and to deprive him of all lieuelii ol lli? Academy ol Music and his le;mc and future lraw-< thereof, and to Injure and destroy hl? said bovine** ax aloresuid, and to bring him and hi* paid hnnjiiei** Into public ."'Hnibtl. infamy and disgrn< e with and among all iiiN neighbor* and the public, and to prevent him Irom carrying on hl< said hindne?<, and to vex, haras*. op pre**, impoverish ami wholly rum bim ami hit; iuud business, did falsely, wickedly and mallei jusly. on the lltb day of October, tiie city of New York, per mit ind pnblMi and euu-e and procure to be printed and published in the.r said public uewapupcr. entitled Ibe S'intlny Mrrtin y, of and concerniUg the plaintitl, aud of and concerning Irs said bu-me ? and the manner ho conducted the -ame a ccrtain false, acandalous, malicious and defamatory libel ami article, continuing, among other things. the false, scandalous, main loii*. dciamator) a ad libellous matter I'ollov.-lncr, of and ron ^rnint the plaintiff, and of and concerning his husine-e and the matuier he conducted or carried on the mine, lead.nK lh? same matter wiili lue^--- words, "The Dtsgnii e o< liie Opera ' (mean ng the opi i i pre*euti'd to tile public and managed by the plaintiff)-1/. "Yet the mil} apology for at of ia presented lo tlit p ihlic I- . .ucli an exhdriliou a- no respectable mcn.twr ol the fall se* could patrouizu without a secriltce ol Ixith tit-fe and modesty, and run I nin^ I he risk of coming in contact ? ith the chanicter* who j now nake II tfteir rende/vou-" (mv.tniiiu thereby that, j the ipera anil perloimer at the Academy ol Mu*W 1 aCoreiuld, couditi ted limn '"'I and presented lo the pul; j lie br the plaintiff. were such that no re pw'lahr j fcniae or lady could attend wit horn <t?([i?ir, I and that liv the management ol the pfalmp. if r4i?'ti female or Indy did attend at "'i?!h <i|^r? of 4te plaintiff, she would come tu cunti/ "r awn## Int tbc tune with p 'lwin ol improper jt haimit< r, aid thai icli |iet>ii|i# ol bad ami ^'propercharacter mid" th.: - lid opera ol the plnlntiT',',e,r ?"nile/>?.a? or place ol meeting). And for nnother and aetww^ f*'lyp agaioat ' rtie said defendant*, the plai/^ehowithat on the IMIi ! day of October, the "J* '"'sely wickedly, maltcfomde, "Ion lullv III/ printed and poliliidied, or caU?M*l or piy*"',''''* J"!"',??.' "'dp-ili. anVil'lnl.lory m'lV,:''^ li! el oi and concern^ the piaiiililt. aud of alia coDwrn. J , aid Im 1.2? 11,0 w,d rl,ci -1} T 'I he \cadcmy H Music. -.ud r .Cloud H.n uffm, PI... en" Tmeaiflna 1'?,r"!,y ,,,hl ^e ojh ru ol tb- plaiutif and hi* bu?lneM wan a failure and ?hu.ine.i by tlio I i. U .1 7?t crime or xome .-.Inful mailer* wei? lurrleii on at th? opera), \ In -"All thine dehcienci.K management n^1' have nruwu iut > ... the opera In laslf'tiable. <'?"' thut consideration cover* a multitude of i*?? 'n '?r *<> called bc? circle*, but whispers brnat & Circulate (hat the Academy of Hum: wv itftfii|y th' pi* ' ?nd respectable womvii It wa* said fliat t> Oil u|> tlio house. dead head ticket* ha<l been furni?*fit to people whom nt> decent citizen could wifh b??ldc hi* Wife or daughter ' (moan inn tiiereV "N*' ' l'* opera of the platutlfT was not a (II or rriititaK" ro? reputable |.co|i|c, particularly decent ami 'P'mWl women, and that the plaintiff had in f|^.furo<| hail and dli-re potable people Into lb* said rademy of Music al lh* performances by dead ln'?d ot | In e admission* to All up the Iiiiuk); "and certain it m tliai llic scarlet wom< n hive blazed forth in .ill their glory and chame froti patijiet, dre** circle and box" (meuiiiug Unit by the mana^'tinnl ol the plaintiil, had or disreputable women and strumpet* iliuwol IbnuwUm ill tbolr full character*, <"ckiiis publicly In the various conspicuous place* in the aid Academy of Music, during the pnrlutmale e of the opera m.miigfd by t!?? plaintiriK "the lobbies have become infected with reprev lit alive-4 from Hie worst of the city gambling lulls, and owners of porlnHlmnk) and watches ire compelled to keep ? bright look out fi>r the r valuable* ?fi?* of the ino*t conspu iioiik patron* of the pre opera, it a Tombs lawyer known to the public ?? the huibiiiiil of a notorious cuurtcran, lately deceived Tills per.-on nightly o cupies a position in the lire St ciriic, in lull view ol the whole house, with || male companions after Ills kind" (menttltig by the aforesaid matter that by the manasixnctit of the platutifl, ; ami with hie knowlcjgi" or connivance gambler*. pick I |hh:ket?, notorious strumpets ami had cnnracteia uuhtly I ireipimiiad the perf rmaiice* of the said opera ui ihn pl.nniin, and ilie lobbies and dre** circle, and the must ??in-plcnii.i? places therein). "But what psrtiiularly I im i nsed the decent |atron* of the opera, was die report I that one of lh? f'male <?rtiltr', who was given a prominent plac< on tbo hill*, wa* the mi-to -s m ? mule member of tin; troupe?a woman whew prlvato character ? * aurb, that it wa? an Insult in every virtuous woman In the h?'i?c to allow her on the stage ' (meaning thereby that the plaintiff udinilted find allowed a woman on the stag ) of lite .'Aid opera, of A ch.inictef a? had as tu insult the audi' nee, ?nd that the deo?.nl pMvons of the r??pc4M.ibl? public who were In tbo habit of freipientinK the opera, were inrensvd ibi-rnui). "Whether Una atory was trie or not It had Its eifwt? upon th'i receipts of the iroamry" (m?anliig lb r??by ib;a the 'aid statement lu?si n-il the ?alo ot tickets 01 ml iiiliunrtt or the iiicnii" ot the plaintiff from lil.s awd busmen, and that bis business was ihereby a failure). "The ola opera gottn are anvthlng but pi oared. .ind tni? Is tba laei sewn Maret/ek" (meaning tb* plaintiff) "will be given a lease uf (he Uouae." (Intending the public to hell etn that so bad had been the eonduei and management of the pUintlfl In reapeet to the uiattera above ant out In said libel, that after this rearon, to !'. th" season of IMS, the plaintiff wouk! a?t bar* nor roufti obtain from the proprietor* or ownar* th*r ?f, a further ?r any lenw at any Ilmi of the said IWiliB} Mn' lr). Ami lha plaintiff ?bowa, In hi* character ar a tnau aad or manager, conductor lyid let** ag|?for???id, anU U?