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AN ELECTRICIANS DREAM.
CSBS AND ADVANTAGE* OF REGENT DISCOVERIES IN ELECTRIC LIGHTS A VALUABLE 8UOGES TION TO GAS COMPANIES?A REVOLUTION IN HOCSEHOLD SCATTERS PROMISED -PECULIARI TIES OF RECENT INVENTIONS. Washington, Nov. 23. 1878. A* complete nacres* in illuminating by tbe electric light in <l?y by day approaching nearer, uud an every thing of interest on this all absorbing topic in lock d for with the greatest anxiety by the public, I took J advantage of a recent opportunity to speak with Mr. J. IE Fuller, the electrician, of the probable effect of recent Uiscoveriet upon vestid interests and the eco nomic advantages to society generally. EFFECT ON THE OAS CCMI'ANITS. With regard to the effect of general illumination upon gas companies Mr. Fuller differs materially ironi the expn-ised opinion ef many other electri cians with whom I have conversed. '?They will, of courtp. receive a severe cheek," said he, "which, probably, they justly deserve, and w hich may, oud will, for a time at least, greatly re duce the value of their stock; but in the end, and that at not a very remote period, there in no good and valid reason why they may not fti'ly recover their temporary loss, and, instead of decreas ing. increase their business to an enormous extent; and there are now iuventors in Washington turning their attention to thin subject with a view of carry ing out the following suggestions? "There in nothing more inevitable than that gas, for illuminating purposes, will wry roon be reduced to lens than one-eighth of the present production, and tlist the elei tnc fluid, with ail its purity and health fulness, will be substituted for it. Now. let the gas companies of the United States agree at once to offer rewards, sav, of #50,000, $2t>,0U0 and #15,000 for the Irst, second and third best inventions in gas stoves n which all the products of combustion are carried Jffby the chimney, and the best adapted to all the uses if the modern house, from the parlor to the kitchen. Then let the builders offer similar rewards or prizes for the best models of bouses adapted to the eeonom ical use of gas fuel, and tin thousands and thousands of American inventors, with (heir heads brimming ' full of brain, only waiting for proper inducements, will toon furnish all that is required in this direc tion. Then we shall see a new era in domestic in dustrv. bad fob anthracite combinations. "The almost boundless fields of bituminous coal, which for countless agos have lain undisturbed, will then open and pour forth their contents to all the large cities of the Union. The gas that can be pro duced from this coal, while unfit for illumination, h-is tremendous heating qualities, as has been fre quently proven. aDd is mm-h less costly than our gas as at present generated. This, I remark incidentally, 1 will of course put a quietus upon the coal monopolies of Pennsylvania. "There will be then no more setting up and taking 1 down of stove.*, and the inevitable and consequent ! 'ami!y jars, there will be no more necessity for big- I ging up coal in coal hods, no emptying ash barrrls. No industry would suffer, but perhaps Dixon's stove I polish, and even that would be wanted in making 1 ?lectric carbons. When the electric light supersedes I ga* then the manufacture of copper would be j greatly increased for tbn construction of machines ! and conductors, and the value of copjier shares would , undoiibt-slly go up. Much house may also have a I ?mall electric motor for running sewing machines ! and machine* for other light work, there being a I Jirge number already patented, but useless when run r>y expensive battery currents. Those who expect to work heavy machinery at. a distance from the gene- ' rater will certainly 1* disappointed. The same may j oe said in regard to heating buildings by electricity. , 1 o carry ont tueso views no material alterations would >e required in the present gas plant, such as pipes I fcc.; tne manufacture would be simplified, inasmuch I is some of the component parts of coal gas, which ' produce the must heat, cannot bo burned openly in a room on account of their nnhcalthiness, but in* such a stove as suggested above it would be much safer to burn than coal in our ordinary stoves. OLD INVENTIONS MADE VALUABLE, "There is a very curio us tact In relation to thninven tion of electric lights, and on' which very tew people would ever think of unless their attention was called to if specifically. I allude to the fact that the intro duction of magneto-electric machines lis., rendered very valuable many old inventions, which, with bat teries, were useless, bnt now, with slight modifica tions, they are wo.il adapted to the best modern elec trio machine*. The attention of inventors lias betm recently occupied, and is now in fact being occupied in devising means for subdividing the current of powerful machines, so that a large number of lights, each of the power of a single gas burner, may be pro duced in a single circuit, each independent of the other and convenient and easy to govern like gas. re quiring no very extraordinary intelligence to manage and also in producing a meter by which the time of burning and quantity burned rnav be registered He veral iuventors claim to have ai-coniplishcd nil these objects, notably Mr. Edison, as I am informed." SUBDIVISION OF THE I.I OUT. Inasmuch as Mr. Fuller intimated to me that he had pateuls pending for the accomplishment of all these object* 1 obtained his permission to question th' examiner fn the Patent Ottl.e as to his system of subdivision of tne light. The examiner assured ine that by this system the current could be divided into local circuits, in which the luminous points arc placed, and that ea. h and all were abaobitelv inde pendent ?f each oth-r. The luminous prints tor the electric lights may be of carbon, porcelain kaolinUr platinum, all of which w re trt.-d over twenty five years ago, bnt tailed on account of the battery cur rents then employed. In regard to the utilization of the pre*- gt - as fix tures. tnry wiU undoubtedly an be nsed in the new lights, al-o the street lamp-posts, but the street mains will probably be di#>nrded, for. aa above stated, they would l>e required for gas fuel, an.) even if they were not, the gas would soon destroy the in aulation. In reply to a question by your correspondent Mr. I Fuller stiit'-il that he hud never kept h.s inventions ' ws ret some tour previous patents, one dated October Id, 1875), but that they were all publicly exposal in ' the machine shop where they were m.idc and workr-d, it being a general machine shop. It is not noreeaary to go into details, but in a few week* his systems, under his new patent now ho|?-d to issue by th.' Patent OAce, will be in i peration in one of the inn at pnbllc location* In New York city, where all will hare an opportunity of judgin" for themselves of tbe mcr.ta of his plans fn.tn aetual observation. There is one in itter In regard to Mr. Edison that Mr. Fuller desired ni" to state and .hat is, that be considered liim (Edison; the m> st fer tile invenLir in the world: no one haa ever ap proached him, and that, while knowing nothing of ais lab: inventions or the electric light, he knows ?ro ugh of th. man and his former inventions to feel lonfioent that, in tine, his most -'angiiinc expecta tion* will ?>e fnlly realized. Jn,| thlt jt ^ h|kl gIvan ,ne siitij.ct of electric light one-half the attention ho tail given to telegraphy he would have been far ihead of all his eomp. titors in this grand and noble mre. COLOR or THE IJOBT. Almost any color tint may be obtained bv the elec tric light l.y e, rublning * ith the carbons "the proper .hemiiwls during the manufacture or hy saturation Mlerward. the natural violet rays, which are souie whatohjectiouaWe, arc u'tifraliz. d by tits addition of a tew grains in ? at h carbon of chloride of sodium producing a yellow tint like the sunlight. Us'dsmi* produces a very white light and is well adapted to photography. A mixture of arsenic, on the contrary nrodu *s a light almost devoid of chemical effect* Various prnt.. salts and sulphates or the metals may b. so combined as to pr> duce almost any desired eolor. olHkli INVENTIONS. Mr Sawyer, of New York, has patented a nubdivi rton of the e|e, trie current, wherein be places tbe lights in branch circuits, running across from the positive to the negative conductor; any numb, r so arranged, which the machine will support. he used and governed by switches. Ur also has a limp pat. tiled similar to KoslofT?, and has so. iired tw. nty nvs claims in hi* patent. It is sa.d to give a reliabl. and steady ligiit, !? I* In , sealed glar- fuoe, ,?p ptied with nitrogen gas. as art- all lamps of this class that I ban* wtn. Mr. Bash, of Clsvcisnd, Ohio, has made some rr csnt improvement* in . arbon point and point lamp* by Ouch lie i,?h BO owroome previous diftic'ii ?.es that he hi abl? to burn several such lamps in a circuit rea-lily, which, it i? said, has never been ac ooBipUshid before. A CURTAIN LECTURE. The po<ts that went on dirty at mid night last night from the Serrnth preeinet aere . banged, and before lesvltig the atation captain M-Hwaiu" gave the men a lectur* no discipline. Atter mentioning several caeca tti.it occurred during the pact wn-k in tlie Seventh prat (act that did not conic to ttie ear,- ? .* the pttlkw of the precinct, tic requested ? careful supervision of their poets. The men were kept in the station fully tt/tecu mmntea ACCIIHED OF THEFT. Peiectire Flevin, of the Fifteenth pfeein<'t, last night arr' sled John Bookman, of No. 31 j HiJth avenue. on complaint of Mare Lit Me, of No. m least. 'third street, who charged him w'th having assaulted and fobbed tier at a gold i hatn at fourth street and Bowery. Iter kntan a?to be war a?n?hter employed in a Broad way store. He wae h* kail up. DIP tWNET). An nnknoun man fell into the l ast Uiver at pfe-* pt yesterday morning and waa drowned. His hotly was recovers 1 snd ?ent to the Morgue, where It bad not been ldentihed last night. THE STEWART OUTRAGE. INTEREST IN THE CASE BEG IN NINO T<A WANE FOIl WANT OF ANA' SUSTAINING DEVELOP MENTS. "The ro is absolutely nothing new to communicate in relation totlie profanation of Mr. Stewart's grave," said Judge Hilton last evening. The Judge lielil hi* usual conference wi'h Iuspetor Murray, but re mained only a fiw minuter, w hereaa he has hereto fore spent an hour or two with him each day. The police have all united upon the theory thatthe missing hack driver. Kelly, had a baud in the outrage. His ac tions on the night of the outrage, the lie he told to aeoouut for hi* whereibouts when he returned the next day, the large sum of money he displayed and his sudden and unexplained flight prove almost con clusively that he was engaged in some crime on that night, and, so far as known, the Stewart outrage was the only one committed at that time. His fight was chronicled in these columns at the time, and hia probable connection with the roblicrv pointed out. All auliaequent informa tion?and ft has been but little?concerning his mwve meuts lias tended to strengthen that theory. The police, however, did not lay much struts upon it until every "dlmr possible clew In their hands had lieen evlic listen, ami they were obliged to adopt this or admit that tlicy could dis?-over nothing at all about the perpetrators of tbe criiue. It i* suspected that Kelly ha:, been frightened by the hue and cry raised about hitn and has gone to Canada. Ivtectives who had been hard at work on the case are returning to their ordinary duties, ami the indefatigable letter writers la-gin to weary of payiug postage on missives to Judge Hilton Unless something is unearthed within a ilay or two tho ease will likely pass into history. and th- resurrectionists can shake hands in quiet freedom with the Manhattan bank burglars. WASTED ENERGY. The Herald is still in daily receipt of no end of letters telling where the body is concealed or furnish ing the names of persons implicated in stealing It. Clue of there correspondents gave tho name of a cooper who diKSp;s ar<-d on the night of the robbery and has not since bi en heard from. It was stated that he hail pr< pared a barrel for the reception of the body and had hooped it up and tilled it with spirits after tho robbery. The Hehalii investigated many surh "clews" as this; hut, as they led to nothing, nothing was written about theiu. In tho case referred to it was found that the cooper, a theretofore steady father of a family, had indeed run away with a body, lint it was that of a young widow of twenty-seven, who ia still alive and kicking. The man is titty-two, and leaves a wife and two children. Another letter gave expressions said to hive dropped from the lips of tho janitor of a large tenement down town, and connecting him with the crime. The man proved to be honest in every respect, and the letter was probably wri ten by some tenant who had been dunned for his rent. AN EXTRAORDINARY STORY. A private detective, who has an office on Broad wsy, is the author of a story put in circulation yes terilay concerning an alleged crime at a lying in asylum in this city. As lie declines to furnish names or locate the institution his statements were received with caution. The detective alluded to states that on Thursday last a woman known to him made affidavit that about the 1st of October she was taken to the house of "a prominent uptown physi cian," who performed three or four surgical operations upon her; that she was then driven to tho lying-in establishment kept by a woman in league with the physician, and while there wit nessed what she believes to have been a horrible crime. According to the story she became acquainted there with a young woman who' had formerly been a domestic with a family in Forty-eighth street, and who was iu a dan- j gcrous condition. Two days later this young woman died, and?always following the story?her body was placed upon a board, to which came two men of re pulsive appearance, conducted by men of the estab lishment. While the door of the room was open for a minute she saw one of tho j men raise one arm of the corpse with his left hand, while iu his right he held a bright steel instrument?then the door was closed. Next day the deponent asked the mistress what had become of the body of the deceased inmate, and was told that it was taken away by two men. "I have," said this j ogress very frankly, "to employ them to Ret rid of the patients who die here, and they have to take the bodies awuy at night so as not to arouse the bus- | picions of tile neighbors." The private detective, who asserts that this story is true, was asked last night whether he intended to arrest the guilty jgwsou*. He regretted, lie said, that he would be unable to do so, as, uubappily, the "prominent physician" and the deponent, "a lady moving iu the best circles of New York aociaty," as w ell as the woman who kept the den, had all left the city. CITY' BBIGANDK. A GANG OF ROWDIES ATTEMPT TO ROB THK GRAND STREET GBOR8TOWN CARS. The Grand Street Gross town line of ears, that ran between Grand and Desbroases street ferries, have for the past two months started a car every fifteen rain utos alter midnight until five o'clock in the morning, when the cars run on their usual daily time. Of lsto the drivers of these ears, which are of the bobtail va riety, havn bee a molested and their lives threatened by a gang of roughs who follow theni along their route until a seelu.led quarter is reached, when they attack them and attempt to get at the money bos iu the front part of the car, which always contains the sum of fit). From the start at Grand street ferry until the car roaches Broadway the route Is uompara. tively safe, bat it is after leaving Broad way and passing South Fifth avenue and down Drwbrussen street that the danger flies. About two weeks ago. as one of the cars was passing through Washington street, ii'-ar Ix-sbroaaes, It was at tacked by four of the gang, who were concealed be hind a pih of brt< k*. lac* waited until the vehicle got quite near, when they sprang out together. Two of them took hold of the horse, another entered the rear of the car, it is supposed to divert the attention <4 the driver, while the fourth made s 'lash for the money box. Fortunately -the driver did not lose his self-posses sion. and, picking up his mr hook, he succeeded iu beating them off. nnt not before they bad captured $'j from the rorrpt vie. f)n several more recent occa sions this ssme thing has occurred to otherdrlvers, so to guard against it precautionary measures have bem taken to give the offenders a warm reception. This was discovered on Hatuidsv night, when s westward bound car was stopped at Sullivan street by the driver of one going in sn opposite dirortion. "They are laying for you." ssirl the driver. "They are in Washington and prepared to Jump in the car when it comes along." There was a sr nsatlflU among the few passengers who interpreted the road employe's words correctly and prepared t hem selves for an adventure in the heart of tho city. But the action of a per?on among them was somewhat reassuring. "We have prepared for these tellows." said he, and ho produced a fi rmidsblc revolver. He was an agent of the company, artufrt to the tenth. afld ihvwtiguion showed that such a one now does duty on all tho ears that pss? across town du-ing the "ice ems' hours." ROBBED WHILE DRUNK. John Ward resides at No. 170 Morris israne, Hew ark. and bss for twenty-seven years been in the em ploy of L. P. Howell k Co., IcatfA manufacturer*, at their office in New York. Irs position being that of a porter. Out of his earnings Ward saved $'1,400. which amount be had in the savings banks of Newark and New York. A few days ago he heeamo alarmed about the hanks and drew out his money. f**t Friday night, with the money in his pocket, he went on a bit of a spree and brought up in a saloon on lb" corner of New and Washington afreets. New ark. Here he displayed his money. A neighbor named Thomas Boyle saw him home Next morning upon waking up Ward rnsscd fl.WO. Yesterday be went 1 atom fudge otto and made complaint that Boyle had stolen his money. Detectives rimith and Mi Mat;u? arrested Boyle, who i* hold to answer. Boyle stoutly dei tea the theft. He says that Ward was so drunk when he took him home that ho could not stand straight. .SHOT BY ACCIDENT. Mr. Tviiif Bandsrlio. residing at No. 2.*>1 Conover street, Brooklyn, cslIM nt tho Eleventh Precinct Station House in that city last evening, and said that his son Louis, twelve years of tge, had been shot tu the foreheid by some unknown person about three ?'clock yaattrdsy afternoon, tear the fool i f < unnvrr ttreat, and was probably fatally injured. The esse was at ooee InvestI ga'c'l, and the police learned that the lad had tie n wound'd by a stray hiilbt from an air gun dls ehsrged by Mr. George riimow. of No. Idf- Partition stress, who was tiring at s target*in his hack yard. I?r. Hsrrigsn pr>'bed for'h? bullet, hut did not aw ' red in finding It. and "light hopes are entertained of ?he nnfortunste lad's recovery. ('rrnow ws? sr rested and is hi Id to await the result of tho boy's in juries. A PIUHONERH DIARY. Malcolm Hall, of No. 157 West Twenty -sixth street, was ?c. used yesterday before Judge Mtterhourg, at. Jefferson Market police i ourt. of having stolen a clock werth $1'.? out of the ladles' sitting room of thi i oh mini House iiu>t diiurdsy, On his p?r? >n, alien h< was arrested, ten found several pawn ti> k?us, a lini gold vrau !i and a diary containing the names srid residences of persons o' wealth in this i lly. There was likewise in this little cote hook a diagram of a bank, with th? plan of tho ground floor. to which was jtMeil footnotes of the pw^rwiyt, en t.*an-vs to safes and strong roouis, and the oas-eat means ot i|mm from the place. The street fronting tin- batik *as luarked "Broadway, south comer ?f bank," and the southern aide of (be building fronted 011 a croHH street u>>t named. The prisoner was held in $2,000 to answer. STABBED IN THE BACK. William Lyons, twenty years of age, of Xo. 420 East .Sixteenth street, came to tho FJghteeutli pre . ciuct station house last night and said he v.a? stabbed I bv an unknown man on the comer of Sixteenth street ! and first avenue. Two men were quarrelling on the corner, when he interfered to prevent a fight, tine of them drew a slur]) instrument aud thrust it into his back. Si rgcant Vanning did not lielieve his story, however, aud sent an officer to investigate the matter, i He had not arrested cither of the unknown men at , midnight. Lynns was sent to BelJevnc Hospital. CITY NEWS ITEMS. Andre BressanI, an account of whose operations as J a confidence man has already been published in the I Hkiiai.u, was reuiaudi d to the Central office yeater I day by Judge Ottorbourg, at daffrraon Market Police Court. ! John Sanders, a sailor, stopping at No. 8 Monroe | street, was found last evening opposite No. 27 ('ham i hers stri .*t with severe s>-alp wounds and intoxicated. | He was treated in the Oak street station by tho police j j surgeon. i Kjcbard Plunkett. who wan accused of having em- j ? h'ttlnl a lark'" sum of money from the firm of Sloane . A Co., No, C49 Broadway, was arraigned Is-forr Judga i Ottorbourg. at .letferson Market Police Court, yestor- I day, t>> be sent before the ltistrict Attorney to day, as the prisoner, though arrested on Saturday nightonlv, 1 had alreaily been indie tod for tha offence of which lie is accused. KUcu Fitzsimroens was yesterday found uncon scious in Water street and taken to the Now street station hottse where, after five hours' sojourn, she re mained insensihlo. Rhe was admitted last evening to the chambers Btreet Hospital suffering from Briglit's disease of the kidneys. Her resideuco was not ob tained. SUBURBAN NOTES. William Kelly, residing at Xo. 1.882 Fulton street, was arrested on Saturday night last on a charge df stealing $27 from the pocket of Samuel (iilbert while the latter was sleeping in a saloon, corner of Fulton street and Schenectady avenue, Brooklyn. When searched the prisoner had in his possession flfi. He was held to await examination tiefore -fudge Walsh. Mrs. Ellen Zill. of Xo. <18 Jay street, who was so brutally beaten by George Zill, her husband, on Fri day night imt that her life was despaired of, wu# last evening reported by tho resident physician at tho I Brooklyn City Hospital to be doing well. Though her skull is slightly fractured strong hopes of her ultimate recovery are entertained by the medical staff at the hospital. - Since the morning of October 28 Lawrence Kennev has been missing from bis home, corner of Myrtle and Hudson avenues, Brooklyn. On the day in ques tion lie had a considerable sum of money in his pos Kossion, but gave no intimation of life intended ab sence. The family of the missing man stated yester day that though he bad not been heard from directly they had heard that he bad gone to Ireland. Adam Baltz. aged eighteen years, Charles Ward, fourteen years old, and George Imryea, twelve wars, were arrested yesterday by Detective Lenehan and Officer Herman, of the Tenth precinct. Brooklyn, on suspicion of eutcring the apartment of A. T. Mitchell, bo. 77 Flatbnsh avenue, and stealing a watch and other jewelry, valued at $191. The apartment was entered by means of false keys. The boys are held to await examination before Judge Ferry. James Titrney, of West Brighton. S. L. Deputy Col lector of Internal Keveuue for Kiehmond eountv, who raided and destroyed an illicit distillery a week ago on tho south beach, yestentay found three more bar rels of whiskey buried in the sand near the s.imo place. Tom Bnrke aud his wife, who occupy the premises where the whiskey was found, say thev j know nothing about a still located there. Both have been summoned to appear beiorcCommissioner Wiiis low, at Brooklyn, this morning. , Samuel H. Norman, a commission merchant, of Xo. / Bowling Green, on the 27th hf September last, | charged Polk M. Brennan, a car conductor, of Brook lyn. with having stolen a diamond ring from bim. I It appears a young lady charged that Ncrman I had insulted her. Brennan put Norman off the car, and after tho srufle the ring was missed. Norman lias written a letter to ltrennsn regretting that he made the charge be did against bim and exonerating him from all blame in the matter, as the ring has been returned to him (Norman). The funeral of Mr. Robert Beggs, the journalist, who died on x ridiiy, took plau-c yesterday from hi? late residence, Xo. II Wayne street, Jersey City nud was largely attended. Tlie remains wero encased in a handsome casket and covered with u profusion of floral offerings. Masonic services were held at the house by I'na Lodge, F. and A. M., of which the dc ceaaed we? a member. The remains were taken to St. Mathcw*s Episcopal Church, In Sussex street where the last sad riles were performed by Mat Dean Abercromble. The Interment waa luthc Jersey C-ity Ceiueterj. Mr. V. Connor, the present County Clerk of Rich mond rounty. It is rumored, will not recognize Mr. Cornelius Hart. the newly elected elerk, as his suc cessor on the grounds that hs cannot take the "iron clad oath of offi<-?" in accordance with tho revised statutes, which requires all Judicial officers to take that oath. Mr. Connor .brims that lit. Hart had promised a subordinate position in his office to one of his workers at tbe polls before flie election, which would prevent him from taking that oath. However, Mr. Hart has already been duly awom in by County Judge Weetervelt. Robert Harriott, the pedestrian, so widely known under the sobriquet of "Mi. key Free." who died on Thursday last, was buried yesterday from his late residence, on Newark avenue. Jersey City. The fu- ' li.ral was largely attended, among the promineut cit izens present taring Sheriff Toffey, Justice Pelobet, 1 ex Uptaker Cos/ alien, Asa. mhlymau Stilsing, Alder man Lawrence and Inspector Murphv. Several oonipsnii* of the Grand Army of the Republic aud a uumber ot political clitlts escorted the remains to St. Bridget's Church, on Menwr street, and tticm-u to St. I'eter'a Cemetery, where the body wus buried. VICTIM OF THE HORJZONTAJp. BAR. [From the St. Louis Democrat, Nov. 11.) There will I* sincere mourning in athletic circles this morning when the announcement is made public that Charlie Leatnaa, the young gentleman who con- ! tributed ao much to the success of tlic entertainments ) gotten up by the Missouri Gymnasium, breatbed his last just night at half-past six o'clock. It will be re- i numbered that, six weeks ago last Saturday Mr. Lea- | man fell frrro a horizontal bar at Louisville, sustain. ! ing injuries whirli paralyzed his lower limbs. He was i carefully nursed by the kind ladies of Louisville, and h.vl recovered to such an extent that it was thought advisable to bring him home. He arriv/d here bv boat last Thursday and was taken to b>* rasideare, Xo. 612 Walnnt street, where ho had lair, perfectly lt>?! acloiis until last night, when his spirit passed away. His lower limbs hail shrivelled to almost nothing' and the once strong athlete was mora helpless than a child. Had h? lived it wonld have hern as a cripple for life. The deceased was twrutv-eight years of age on the HOth of last December. He was a native of Ohio, but is not known to have any near relatives. Bis ro mains wero taken to Hinithers' undi Making estab lishment, from whence they will be hurled <>u Tmw day afternoon, at two o'clock. Young Iseaman was a universal favorite, and his sad fate will be mourned not only here but in Cincinnati ami I/iuisville. where hia ekilftil performances had made htm a public pet He tfWveiled one season as a profeasionaL bnt threw Up his engagement to enter into business in this cltv. FLOGGING FOR CALIFORNIA. [From the San Francisco Alt*.J The proportion of IMegatet'arapbell to incorporate flogging u one of ilm punishment* proper under tho liv, wil! commend itaeK to (hour who have watched the growth of crime as ouo of the moat effectual for r~etivc* that can be devised for certain offense*. For instance, the common practice of garroting; two rwklr** fellow* rwtolve to "stick tip" acttt/en return ing to hla horn > late at night, ami they oris rod to carry their plan into rxncutiou by suddenly potior ing upon the unsti?t>oeting ptrson. compelling him to deliver up hla valuable* under thrrata of taking hia life: or they overcome htm. and by a blow in the ntnmarh and compression of the throat erndrr bira ! powerl*** for a time?long enough to permit the rill Iing of hla clothe*. ft the garroter* < or need, they are tolerablv safe trorn detection, and if thry fall and are raptured then- lr very little terror 'n the prnnprwt I of piinieliinent, in little that tilery frequently think it 1 not worth while to make any effort to prevent ron ! vtetton. If sentenced to state Prison the onii ' vieU are apparently aeked wliat I: ln?l of Idleness will ? la tu wt agrecali'e, and that soft billet which suit* the rr?ttietic tastes of a gentlemanly gsrroler will he as signed him. Instances hare been given within a few j flar* ot forger* officiating as bookkeeper* and general 1 manager*, ami ctnbcz.rlem acting is chaperons for I visitor---not even the badge of the prison garb to in i torni the visitor that the "gentlenianlv" conductor i had taken hi* etuplojer'* mou? y or had deprived the , illy of It* revenue by appropriating it to private I me through the agency of forged document*. If, instead of consigning the garrotcr, the forger ami the moan < mbc**ler to the comfort* of the state Prison ami the luxury o' good clothe* and oaky work, they rouId he *ert to tho public whipping Post to receive thirty or forty la*he*, the number of < rim- | j inai* Wfinld speedily da*1 reuse, and citi/en* would feid i | inlinltely safer. Isith on the street and in their fount- . | ing morn*. The dcgra<lation of the flogging would lie I i a tenfold greater punishment than close confinement ' I fir hard labor In the prison*, which many of the ' criminal* very curiously avoid. Hom? tender hearted , people sav the pnnlshinf nt I* rrm I. but they slnnild ' retm-tnber that there I* nothing very cotwuling or ! soothing altont the a< tton* <>r tm garrotcr*, *ml if re. kkss men will Jtifnp tipon in unsuep** ting . itirrn *nd choke h<m into in enslhiltty, with th< aid of a ' terrtble blew In the stomach, they should experience i a little taste of cruelty, if nothing else will work | reformation. KIDNAPPING GRANT. DENIAL OF THE STORY THAT THE JAMES brothers tried to capture him. [From the St. Pant Pioneer-Press.^ The reader* of the Pi'>nt?r-I're*i undoubtedly read the article in Sunday's paper with reference to the attempted kidnapping of General Grant in the spring of lHtVt, in which it was rsportel that the two Younger brothers, the James brothers and .John Jarrett were connected. With an idea of getting at the facts in the case, the reporter, through the kind ness of the warden, Captain Heed, was permitted to interview Cole Younger, wlfo, lifter carefully reading the article referred to, denied the thing in toto, and pro -ceded io relate the condition of affairs at the time as know n to himself and borne out by hiatory. Gov ernor Allen, he says, never made any such proposition, for being on confidential terms with hint and holding many cuuvi rnations upon the situation and condition of affairs, he would tut very likely to have known something about it. Besides, (he James brothers were at this time with (Juaut roll's guerrillas in Missis sippi and never wer.- in Louisiana at all. Jim aud j Bob were not in the artuv at the time mentioned, they both liehig unite young, aged respectively fifteen and eight years. Tltey were at home. Colo's whereabouts and operations he rclnted as follows:?in the fall of 1WBI, he, in charge of one company, and David C. Poole of another, under command of Captain John Jarrett, with 'JOO men strong, acting as partisan rangers in the detached service, caino from Missouri by way of Texas. a march of nearly one thousand miles, to drive off the freebooter* who were stealing and carrying off everything of value upon the Missis sippi River, and their first raid was made on Decem ber at, 1HC3. Fights were hail at Omeka, Milligan's Bend and Goodrich's Landing, from whictf they fell back to Bastrop about (he "J7th of the same month. They succeeded in driving everybody, save the set tlers, off the river from Milligan's Bend to I.alte Provi dence, a distance of about one hundred miles by thn river. One thing only successfully resisted their raid, and that was a camp of smallpox patients. They naturally considered themselves unable to take that, and retired in haste. There were no regular federal troops in this vicinity at that time. There was conf siderahle fighting, hokrever, and much hlnodshed bnt all prisoners taken were treated as prisoner* o, war. . At the conclusion of the raid the command went to General Shelby's at Camp Whitehall, in Camden, Ark., and Cole there joined the regular army. This was in Jauuary. 1RM. Joe Lee remained at Moore house parish, Biudrap, raised a battalion and opera ted from that time until the. close of the war upon the Mississippi River. The siege of Vicksbnrg was in 1W5.7, and thai plarn surrendered in July of that year, after which, and at the tiiue of the alleged attempt at kidnapping. Gen eral Grant was iu Virginia. The headquarters of tho federal army were at Jackson. Miss., aud not at Milli gan's Bend, while the commands of the Southern army wort* vested in General Kirby Smith, com mander ot tbi! trans-Mississippi department; General Holmes, of the State of Arkansas; General Sterling Price, of the army in the field; General Shelby, of the brigade, and General Marmaduke, of the divis ion. During the conversation Cole became very much interested, talking quite earnestly and describing the seem* and incidents with much minuteness, in this connection it may he remarked that the officers of the Penitentiary have relaxed none of their original vigilance toward the Younger brothers, but ever keep a watchful eye upon their tnbveraents. The whole discipline of the prison is excellent, being at a higher standard than ever before known in the history of the nstitution. CHIVALRY" IN TEXAS. [From the Waco (Texas) Examiner.] The particulars of quite a serious affair to the Agri cultural and Mechanical College near Bryan have just reached the city. Tt seems that a small sum of money had been stolen from the room of aeadet named White sides, ami another cadet,"a t>oy seventeen or eighteen years of age, was siispeeted of tho theft. One night last week Whiteside* and two comrades induced the suspected cadet to accompany them in a walk, and when they bad got a short distance buyond'the epilogs grounds one of them suddenly drew a pistol and pre senting it at his head ordered him to stand. They then told him he must confess. The young man would not confess, but. on the contrary, declared his inno cence, whereupon they fastened a ropo around his neck aud hung him to a tree. After allowing him to hang a moment he was lowered to the ground aDd again tokl to confess, bnt. again protesting his innocence, waa the second time drawn up. When the rope was slack ened after the second hanging the body sank to the ground, to all appearance dead. One of the three young ruffians became alarmed at what had been itone, supposing (heir victim dead, and ran away, but the other two remained witn the young man until he had returned to consciousness. Then, by making threats, they exacted from hint a promise that he would never speak of what they bad done to him. Disregarding his promise, however, the injured cadet went straight to President Garth*right and inform.si hitu of tho treatiD 'nt he had received. The president culled a meeting of the faculty, and the three perpe trators were promptly expelled and started home. The authorities'of Washington county learned of tho affair, and ut once took steps to arrest the parties. Whitestdes was arrested at the depot in Hempstead ami taken back to Bryan. At laat accounts he was in the Bryan jail. The other two, whose names wo have not learned, had not been arrested when we last board from Bryan. A BRUTAL NECK TWISTER. [From the Ogdt nsburg (N. Y.) Advance.] George Putney, of Lisbon. N. Y.. was arrested last week for au attempt to murder Mrs. Samons. wife of the late Stephen Samons. A few years ago Putney married an adopted daughter ot Mr. and Mrs. Samons. Mr. SamotiH at hie death willed his property to his witb, which at her death was to be inherited by Mrs. Putney. Soou after Mrs. Putney died. I*wving~ati in fant daughter. Putney thought that if Mrs. Samons was out of the way the property would go to thechlld and he would get it litiusetf. < hi the evening of Sat urday, November fl. ho came in and found Mrs. Sa luon*. as be supposfsi, alone with tho babe. Hr seised her and attempted to break hi r neck by twisting her head, lie supposed be had a tupliKlstd his purpose, and threw her over tie- cradle, trying to make it ap pear that she had fallen anil killed hwrir-it. There was. however, a woman up stairs, who, hearing the noise, came down and gave till- alarm to the neigh bors. They at once came and found that Mrs. Xatnoria hail revived and that Putney was again assaulting her. They interfered and took the wouian anil child away. On Tuesday Putney was arrested and taken before Justice Mock, of Ogdcnsburg, and sent to Canton to await thn action of the Grand Jury. SHIPPING NEWS OCEAN STEAMERS. DATM OF DF-PAUTCnr KltOM NKW YORK FOR TBF. MONTHS OK KOVKVrH.R AJIIJ DKOXDKR. ,Sulit. j /Mtf'WtfllMl, Wlart.aalTl Nor 3H iLlrnrpnol. Keythia. J Not 27 il.lvrrpool. Italy Not '21 Iwridon . Labrador... Nov 17. Harro ? Vir??rt? Nov Si Jx.nd.tn. Kophtillr Not 2n. Uvarptt'l. Male of lomiaiatia.. Nov VH.jCIaagovr. Colli rt 'Not 2K ! Ilanihnrr. City of Borlin . Not !)ii. jldiorpirit. England Ethiopia Dot' ?u Abynalnia Holland s? latarant htato of Indiana ... Fiiala CI it of Saw York ... I Wiaitnlo Tlio 9uoou jlhnt 7. IU??4n I Dor 7 lit lit la ;i?or 7 Wt toning |H?r I'I lvar)tuol.. Nov :?l [Cla.K..a Not Ml. Bromoti f>v. Dr. Doo 4 Dot' 5 Dor .1 Dot! ft, Doe ItlTOrjMHll . Iioadon.... llaTrr ... tilnaauw. . Itaainnrr il.iT?r|oiril. Ofivr. 2H Broadway 4 Howling iliorn 11 Hrnadw ?t ?Vi Broadway 7 B'.wltnx Urm 27 H tta.IT it 72 Itroidw.iV HI Broadway 11 iCI Bi.iadway tut Hi midway 7 Howling Uroan .* How I in o 11 rot-it 4 Howling (Bona HU Broad way fil Broadway - Hiimdway HI Hroatlwa.v ill 'lit K'oa>l?ay lilrnrpont.. |!C Hrnadwar I.lT?r|iool IhB Hroadway Hri mnii.... I'd It, wllnr liroon Olaaaow |7 Rowlinr Croon II.it fpnol. | JH Mr.todway l#r*ninir , D '" )" llfimlviirg |H1 Bnatlwar 4 Rowlinglirnm B.thn* Of lljUtorpool, tV. A. Mrhnlton llor II Itnttrrdam "at Broadway Urnmark .(Dor II lotndon.... Nil Broadway Canada . |Dor II jllavre.. . .V> Hrt adtray Biiltir i . IDor 'I.iterpool.. :i7 Broadway llortlar. Dot 12 llaiolntrjt . HI Broadway t Ironaaia llrr II t'liojo 7 H,". ling I, roan Erin I r>.f 14 LlTtrponl.. HP Broadway lj|t> of Bmarrla . Doi 14 f.irrrpitnl.. HI flit Broadway N'ookat . iDoi' MHromrn. J Bow Una iiroow AI gor I a | Dm- 111 lldrnrpnol.. 4 Knwtlag (trwoa No rati a 'Dr. 17 ,Ci-orpm I. VP Hr,,adw ay California Drr D.dtumlon., 7 Howlingliroon Itr-a'ne D?r IP.!Hamburg. HI Broatlway Itrroftta I!>< r VI |lilaagow... 7 Rmvliiigiiroon Wrarr fVt VI Brrnion.. V Bowling (ironn Maaa Drr 21 iRofiordam jf> llroadwat Von I arm ! Doc 24 I l.|r?r|H>ol.. |VH Broadway ay NOTICE TO r IPTA'N.l OK VESSEL* ENTF.RINO THE BOUT OF NE14 YORK AT NIOHT.?Ttio V,*Yn?i tlr hai p hna adrrp'od a tll?lingiiinhlng footnn n'rht aignal for itao on board iho III i;?i.it atoam yacht, allowing whilo hiimlnr Ilia rolora rod. gooon. rod. changing from ono to tlio olltoi In ?nt ramali.ti, and ran ho.aoon ?rrrral rollra dlatani. fapin'ntnf TTHtrl. n|o>n ?orlua tlila aignal. will rhllgo na hy prnparing ant marina nrwa the) may hatofnrtho Ship Now* riroar1 mont of Iho ItKR.l'.n. a ayNorit'K TO CAPT4INK OK VESSELS IN THE 4'ttASTINt. AMlPORKMN TRADE.?Captalwa or ..mcrra of vrttatila anraaod in Ibr t oarllnR and fort lyn tradr obaorr. Intr thr dt-pliirrtiirot or rrmoral of roa boo)a aro r?i|nratot| to eomntnalrata thr fart to llio IImain, an th>( it mar tin hrontrbt pnlillolv to iho atlrnllnn of thr propor anlhdtlllra. A Irllar addraaaod To tlto odllor of tlio IIkmalp, Now Yaik fity." FlrinK aa Hrrnralnly aa fwiaaltdu iho nuinborand poai. lion of dtaplarnl linora or tlm rauan of thair rrmoral, will andlro In all rnro? okoarrod til thy tlio ktlantlr ntld I'aolhr rwaala of Iho itnorfoan Conllnrnt. Wlion thry aro nbaorrod on tho rowat nf Enropran riointriaa or in tlio Nrdltorranoan It la rooooatod that informatlnn ho ?onl otllior by toloyraph or InMar In tho l.owdon ..dltoof thr Ntw Vnna IIthai p, M Floot atrort. I ond. n. or t'to l'art? i Biro, ill AriWinn ila l'?lprr? Raol? 14 Itrro tl,o to'raranh In naod do?pa'rlioa may bo addroawd Hotttiotl, 4B K'ool atroot. Itondon,''t.r Rrnnolf, til .Itontio do I'tipora. l*atta.M 14 liroo rnaoa nf d'aplaoomont arr obaor. od In iho walora of oonntrloa hrjond tho raarh of Iho toloyraph, oa ii# Aala or Afrlra, raptaini Bui cainmonicata with ui u??n rearhlag iha Ant eon von lent port. Thin information will bo cabled, fro? of char;?, to ih? Herald an?i pitblitl.od. ftjjr Person* lie?ironsi of communicating with vc*a?ls ar riving at New York can (to so l?) ttddrcsiilX to such vwsoli cart of Hrkald novi yacht, pier No. I Kaat Kiver, New York. Letters received from ulI parts of the world aud promptly delirercd. Duplicates are required. ALMANAC FOR NEW YORK THIS DAY. HI'N' AND Mooy. . HltlH W VTElt. Bun rixca 6 :.9 Satplv Hook ovo H3!) S.in *eU 4 Gov."Island ova 2t Moon net* itb 5 .i:i Hell (iato eva 11 09 HELALD YACHT WEATHER OPSER VATIONS. AToc. 24. /four. /S: TAer. 1 \hf) 1 B'lW. .Sf/lfc of 11 'iiijirr. Ouarautine bsndv Hook Bar.. Horvesher N oon. 4 I'M 8 PM 12 Pi? 2II.IH ;pi.i?' ipi.in 3H.I3 ik) W nrti w 41 tvsw 45' Calm Clear. Clear. Clear. Clear. POItT OF NEW YORK. NOV. 24, 1878. ARRIVALS. repobtto ht the hetui i> kikam TArnr? ajw HEiui.n WHITKHTOWK TKLEHUAHH LINK. Stay :Br>. Willis. Shield. 2<> dr.ys. with mdso to J f Hod Mthi woathrr first part of psisape; thenre N and VK gale* and high cry* Steamer Niagara, rurtia. Havana Nov I'D, with mdaa and .20 passengers to ./?? K W ?rd A t o. Nov 21, lat ihl 12. Jon 70no, passed steamer J-anraster, lrnm tialwielnn for New York. Steamer Charleston. B?itv, Charleston 2 days, with milao ? and passenger* to .1 W Ouintnrd i I'o Steamer Rlrhmond. Rot ley. Itlehmond. city Point nnd I Norfolk, with mdae ami passenger* to the lllil Dominion j Steamship Co. Steamer Hshtera*. Freeman, Norfolk, with md.e to the Old Dominion Steamahlp t'o. Ship iluldrcgn (N'orl, Knudsen, Rotterdam 94 day*, in halla.t, to Funrh. Kdy? A Co Rurk I'mtna (, Sraminell iof St John. NB\ Saunders, Dublin 2tl daya. in ballast, to Srannnell Rro., Nov I", during a anddmi squall from HIV, split upper foreiopaall, main.nil and inirzen staysail. Bark Entailer (Mri, ilughe*. Antwerp tin Dolewiire Breakwater 2-*i days, ill hallast. to Boyd A lllneken. Hark ti S Penorir iof St John. N'Hi. Penery, Antwerp via Tyheo. 4t? dare, in hallaat to J W Parker k i 'o. Bark Padre (Aus), Yellusig. Marseilles .Vf days. In ballast, to rilorovirn k Co. Bark Transit iof Annapolis. NS). Owen, Calais (Franee), 3."> daya. in hallaat. to J \V Parker k Co. Bark I.lhero i Auai. Oellelieli. t'sgliari 70 day., with salt to ordar: ve.sel to Slocovich k Co. Had heavy woather. Scltr K f, Mnlford iof Bridgeport, KJ), Sltaw, Havana 12 day., with sugar to order; vessel to master. Nov IS. off Hatteras. had a iieavy gale from 8K. lasting 12 hours. In whlrh had foresail blown away. t Seltr Cumberland (of Portland), Webber, MatiRixa. 14 days, with sugar to order. Had a continuation of h'nvy gales all the passage; was 7 daya K of Hatteras. 8ehr David Carll, Hawkins. Haraeoa H days. with fruit te Homer k Pearsall; vessel to B J Wrnberg k Co. BchrCliae Dennia. Corson, Yirginia. , Sehr Pangansett. Ingersoll, Virginia. Hchr J K Leach, fnman. Virginia. Sehr II J Raymond. Cranmor. Virginia. Sehr Joseph k Franklin, llnrkin. Virginia. Bohr Only Son. Holland. Virginia. Sehr I, II Hopkins. Predmore, Virginia. Sehr A K Klndherg, Koliin.nn, Virginia. Sehr Francis Shnhcrt, Crnnmer, Virginia. Selir I) K Miller. Srull. Virginia. Sehr C O Cranioer, Crnnmer. Virginia. Selir A 1* Crunmer, Isard. Virginia. Selir Carrie Holmes, Lyman, (ioorgetown, DC. Itf Ship Oneida (of Searsport), Eaton, whieli arrived 23d from Caliao, reports;?Passed Capo Horn Sept 4 and sd the Equator Oct 111 in Ion 28 W; Sept 23, lat 27 I crossed the Kqnsto- _ ? had a heavy gala from NE. Ia;,ling9 days: Sept 4. off ( ape Horn, .poke nark Birkhy (Br), from Iqniqno for Kalinoutli. RwnutMrn?Brig I. k W Armstrong. Allen, hence 22d for Arroyo, PR. having same day. 5:2<) PM. struck on Homer Shoal, where she remained bill a few minutes with n slight leak. Her jihhoora struck the beacon aud was carried away. She will probably have to discharge cargo for repairs. Sehr Yellow Pine, Clark, henoo for Charleston Nov 22, having, same day. at <1 P.M. off Barnegat. collided with an unknown schooner, carrying away llhbnom, cntwater nnd started head. Damagn to the other aclir unknown. PASSED THROUGH HELL GATE. BOUND SOUTH. Steamer (Jlancna. Hoarse. Boston for New York, with mdso and passengers to II ? Ditnoek. Stoamcr Cltv of Pitclibnrg. Kills. New Bedford for New York, with mdso and passengers to Rarling k Davis. Steamer Electro, Young. Providence for New York, with mdso and paserngers to Isaac (Mall. , Steamer Nithpa. Hoanoy, Norwalk for Now York. Sehr June McKay (Bri, Waaa, CJiarlottetown. PEI, for New York, with potatoes to ordnr. Sehr Planter, llntchlns, Providence fer New Yerk. BOUND EAST. Brig ManzaniUa, Coombs. New York fer Portland, Me. Sehr Sphinx (Br?, McKarheam. New York for Leekport, NS. Kchr Lightboat. Wood. New York fer Rockland. Sehr Wnt A Crocker. Kelly, New York for Boston. Selir Osprey, Crowlev, New York for Boston. Selir (Jeorgle D Loud, Holbrook, New York for Boston. Sehr Samuel Hart. Keliy, New York for New Bedford. Sehr Mary 1, Varney, Weeks. New York for Provideuce. Sehr K II Clark. McCann, New York for Hartford. Sehr tteorge P Kane, Peterson, New York for New Haven. Sritr C C Lane. Lane. New York far New Haven - - " * - hot * ~ Sehr Sarah Brtlen. Bullock, llobolen for Providence. Sehr A Heuton. Phinnoy, Ronduiit for Boston. Sehr Fannie llaunier, Hr.ioks, RondouF for Nantucket. ScUr Harper. Fletcher, Port Johnson for Boston. Sehr Seatsvllle, Ynong, Atniioy for Detinia. Pehr Ifreadnaugbl, fidlTlnV. Alexandria for Knw Haven. SAILED. Steamer Rbiwindda (Bri. for Cardiff; ship T.ennie (Bri, Havre. AI ?? sailed. U S steamer Powhatan. MARITIME MISCELLANY. RrnAHKlt Crrsvr. late on tiio route from New London to Sag Uarbor. has been sold to North Carolina. It is ssid Mr t'ouistuek will have a larger host bail! to take bor place. Bank Horner (Ruse'. tVikaudtr. from Bull River for Lon don. with a cargo of phosphate rock, was abandoned in 1st 41 :?>. Ion 4tl 4o, in a siuking condition The crew went rescued hy w ballug bark Reindeer, Capt Baker, and Ian.n-d at Fayml. Nov 2. liim C O Wuinsonf, at anchor in Hampton Roads from the Pacific guano ports, war run Into at 4 AM. 24th iusl. hy tlie British vtvaluer lienv-eirtoeh.'froui Baltisaoro tor Nor folk. The bark lost her fmetopsail yardhracse and sus tuiiied other slight damage. Kill ViKisoiBr , Kyersoii, from Philailsliihia for Rouen, heloie is.portud foundered, met Willi the disaster Nov 2. Tim errw. excepting ihr eaptaiu and one seaman, who were drowned, worn rescued by hrig Jalianii <Sp> and landed ul Havana on ihe IIMh W lieu tlie Juliana fell in a ilk the Uark shw was dlsiuaritled and had I ron, sight tonineteei of water la hvi hold aud was fast siuking. and lliu last uiau lia.l hardi* IsstI her d? k wlisn liw Iwjndeie.i. I hr hark was luauwi with wheat. Senk Aivaiiaimi. of Ellsaurtli, whlrh came ashore at Cspt Isaac Matthews, of Ellsworth l"ho i its were I. Mil likeu, male; Jae W Tate sod John Putter, seamen, af Ells worth, and a hoy w hose uumr is net known Capt Allen, of s, hr Clara Juir. of Luliec, reports lu ng in company with t),a Alva-adit Oct 12. in the gale, and saw her strike on a shoal oil Saukalr Head, the crew taking to t'.r rigging end undoubtedly perished, a? the sea was rnnuing very heavy. Capt Alh n wore ronml and ran clear of the sheet, working into smoother water and anchored, lint was obliged to cat away bis masts te prevent going ashore. di ng IsaBkL At.a? UTO, from Now Y ork, which arrived at Cedar Keys Nov IN, lost foresail mot foremast, as previously reported; off Hatteras. Sras Hscau.K tof Sayvillei. before reported ashore on J.wies'Inlrf bar. has herrnno a tmal loss. Abont two thirds .d her i argo of lumber was saved Sena RirraPALV-Laiigan. of tilonceeter, Mass. was run down nod sunk, off Tliatcher's Island, night of 22d Inst, hy sehr Caroline, of Manillas, ( apt Langan was drowned The ether members of the crew were saved and taken lo Port land, Me. SrrtR Joavwa Dori.qrr iJ-malts', French, from Halil. more, with a cargo of enal, while beating in at Sandy Hook 7 PM 2itd hist, went ashore on tba Romer bhosl, wliere alio remains. Sent: Rcth "nt*. from Charleston for Philadelphia, which put into Wilmington. Nl\ Nov H, leaky, resumed her voy age g:ld. Sen* Passiv Tkact from Chsrle lon for Phlladnlphis, wkl-b nut WV WiUnhltrtim, NC, Hot 3d, in dlstres*. re sumed her voyage 23d in it, Si.imic Kuza, from Camdeu, N J. I.onnil to Tom's River, wen* asb'Ro near Raenognt tcite'dsv murnlajr. She cot afisst tlit' lifli the elfci taef Life Mat lag Crew No 17 in Uio evening and was laks* to * ex's harbor Hai Tieoat. N'er 2th- The storm en the l.ay last night was, with tlm exception of the great hurricane of Oct 22. Ihe se ?ureal of the season. The wind we* from the north tiurtli w ffft, and when at Its lisiglit it ranched at s.uiiepoints d->wn the bar llfty miles na hour. Tlie steamer Helen. on? of tho stanaelieet t?longiog to this port, was delay cd threi- or four lionrs hy the storm At Itslf past nine this raornlnr the Hflso parsed two vessels, lying near sach other, one ashore n"d tlm other sunk. The sunken vo?s?l had g,,nn down just off Kork Poiat, while the other was ashore near White K<,c? Both tesoelswcif pungies. Not a vestige of life could he dlsceverad anywV-r# around tliem. Their uumos ? ou'd not he asoerioineil. tiAl.t asytvN. Nov Jit?The ta-o flies which have occnm-d In tho steamer Tunis are attributed to Inccodisil-m as tlm meat prnliaMoeause. hilt 'here is yet no evidence thai would approach nosltiie proof Thsdimnm has not been accu rately estimated, hut will probably lie atinuunreil today. The steamer a as unloaded yesterday, washed out and the reloading cemmenccd ks before, not a lisln of enttonthst. was in her held at the lima of the lire will be paruillt"*! to f, hark. Ileavwnmt. LI. Nov 23-,'t park a from the . shin stove si t flee to a heap of jank ou the dock of tho iliaip Sarah K Tneker wliilfl at anehot in Ci-lil Spring llarher. and hefere tlie flnmea cinitd l?e put out a largo part of tlie dock had been burned Boss E thrsms, of Cold Spring, hnnght nnd wilt rehnild ?ehr Peter Bitter, of Mlddleiown, before repnrtwl ashore in l.lnyd s harbor In the gale of Met 22. llAl trAX. Nov 22- Sehr V vtaaU Capf Potfer. loaded wit)' potatoes, upset in the Canning Kiver on Wednesday last Sho caught on s hnnb, nndPvhen Ihe tide left Iyer ? apslsed. She was loaded hv .laroh Walton, ami cmntaineil 7I??? hnihel -. The cargo a-as insured This van the same vessel that upset lit the Corowallls Kiver last year. PoNTt Asn. Nov 22? As the steamer Frsnrmila, from New Tork, waa entering tlie dork Thursday night her propeller came off It seems that the key whlrh holds the propeller tightly on the shsft hud worked Innee or dropped mil. WMIe the propeller was pttshinr forward the pressure kept It en tks sheft. but the instant It was reversed to "hack alter" It in pulled off It ne* eanirll t by the rudder pn*'? and so n,d lost The Franenrla will go Into tlie dry dork to hare the propeller replaced (Jrgnvr, Nov 72?The hark Albert, the lest seagoing satl Ing vessel to leave here tills season. bar been at anchor at Indian l eva for i week, wind looind The only seagoing vessel wintering In llilv port thie ma son is the American 3 mailed aclir City of Manltowec. Vi 'ca I'Assaiiv..- Hehr Cherubim ief Heafard. I>e1l. fmak, lnft Balfitn-ive on tiet 22. paasril ottt of Cape llenry on thn 2?kh. and arrived at h; Pierre, Mart, Nov 2, making the pei sage from Ualtlftiora in II dnj s and in II daysrn ?m lb? I'npflu IfArKfitn^?At r?op?r'M <">??*It, N*. N?v '23. hy N MfrKft.r, lfAr*ritrt>?At r?oi#r'ii rr??^lr, N.t, N?v 23. hy \ WrKir, a btrk 14i? f??t '27 tM? a?H nT1 *nd rejfifit?r i?d "#w? tp??. NOTICE TO MARINERS. mt or rr?nr-M? Mr *?wim? w\<wk* i flfiM** Nofjr?|* h?*r?br lit?? that tha ?AUtar? H(fh$h?tif?c ?n Ma?hfaa, !*?al fj>lat>d. haa h??n rfptaemi hy a m** h'liMltip, aituat?^ **4 yards 8K from tho wfiit Hifbthoiit?. ^b? Ifgbt it a fix?d wbttt dia^trio light, uf tlit third order^ el ?voted 06 feet above high wntor mark, and in clear waath* should b? *oen 14 miles. It will be put in operation on to# 1 ht November next. The towwr in an octagonal wooden building, painted white, and in flit feei high from bn-se to vane. Lat 44 807 N, leti 67 6 18 W. Note?The two lighfta brought into on? rang? will now lead 4 V, utiles south of the Murr ledges instead of in range with tlietn a* formerly. Hearing* magnetic. Variation, 17 degroea weaterlj in 1878. M&PITKRRAKKAX?ITALY?CIVfTA VRCCHU?CHA2CGB* IK THU I OLOK or I.ICHT. Notice is given that, nfter Sept l"? tho color of the light at the western entrance to the port, by tho little fort at the bond of the rnole of tho J.utar.'tto, will lie red iintoin/ ? 1 green, iik formerly. FU 14 K SKA?OORN.'A.? ?OUT REICI.ATIOV*. Tlie Military governor ol Odessa niiiioiinee* that, on iiccoutu of ihe withdrawal of the steamers, referred to in a previous notice, that Nerved to guide and low ships into and. out of port, to oat e**h of vessels bound to Odessa should observe the following regulations:?K uter without a pilot, leaving the guard ship on the starboard hand : in going out. Icon<? if to port. No vessel* nro allowed to on<?r or leare port before sun rise or after sunset, and nonu are allowed io anchor any v. here on a line between the little Fountain anil tho quaran tine mole. It is recoiumended that vossels should alow down and look out for buoys that may not yet have been lifted, and that may foul tho screws of steamers. Since August 18. tho WorontrofT (VornntKOvakf) and Kichelfeu (Kitrholevskh lights and th? rod light at th? quarantine mole head havo boon relljrhtod. Bv order of the Bureau of Navigation. S K FUANKJJX, Captain V 8 N, llytirographer to the Bureau, r S ifvpRrvcRAFNir Orrio:. / m WASHINGTON, li C,Oct 26, 1878. I WHALEMEN. Arrived at Sun Franetem Nov Hi, l?nrk Northern Light, Mellon. Fox IsUnds, with hbls nil, 35fty 11?> boon. .'i5tMJ do ivory. Sew Bedford. Nor I'll?Jtanrg* A Bourne k Son ?nld at miction to-day, one eighth of brig Frnncee A Bamtow (now at aim I, with nutflta paid, to Oils A Siaann for $1701). Final, Nov 5? Arrivod nt thin port Oct 159. barks Com Mor ns, \A iiislou-, N*B. with rtfill hhla xp oil on hoard, laving of and on: BOth. Sunbeam, Tahor, do. ? bhla *p, landed, and sniled Nov lllat, altip .lamea Arnold, Wilaon, do. clean, laying off and on; Nov 2, hark Reindeer, Baker, do, 10.V1 bids an oil on board. Put iu to land thocrow of Ruesian hark llopnct iseo Miscellany). Hirk Mid**. f!npt hapham. of Sew Bedford, ha* boon con doomed at the Island of Florets, and is being broken up. Sho luid on board 225 bbla sp oil. SPOKEN. BaTk Majrnat (Nor), from Now York for Rotterdam, New 11. lot 41, Inn li5. An American brigantlne. ahtiwing lot ten JQBK, ateerins K, Nov I). I at 43 N, Ion 59 29 W. I NOTICE TO MERCHANTS AND CAPTAINS. .Morrlicnts. .hipping agent* and shipmaster* are Informed that by telegraphing to* the IIkrald Tendon Bareau, ad dressing "Bennett, No. 4fl l-'leet atroet, London,** or to the Burls office, addressing "Bennett, CI Avenuo de POpera, Barls." the arrivals at and departures from European and Ksstern ports of American and all foreign vessels trading with the L'nitod States the same will be cabled to this coun. try free of charge. Captains arriving at and sailing from French and Medi terrariean ports will find the I'aris office the more economi cal and expeditious for telegraphing news. OUR CABLE SHIPPING NEWS. Avtwfrp, Xov 22?Sailed, ships Tabor, Taylor, New Yorkj Riverside. Rich, New Orleans; S C Blanchard, Meady, Bio Janeiro; achr S FThurlnw, Eaton, . BiiaiKK, Nov 22?Arrived, ship San Stefano (Br), Corn ing, Philadelphia; Shakespeare (Ger), Meyerdk-hs, New York. ? t Dunt.iy, Nov 23?Sailed, bar* Limn (Br), Byrnes, Dela ware Breakwater (not previously). Fai.wocti!, Nov 23?Arrived, hark Rrnljevlea (Ani), Svellngo, Baltimore for Havre; brigs Pride of Chnlenr (Br), pye, Charleston for do; Atlantic (Ger), Harder, Wil uiington, N* C, for Stettin. Off the Lizard 24th. stoamor Pommeranla (Ger), Schwea son. from New York for Hamburg. Hpli., Nov 33?Sailed, steamer Tllndno (Br), Steven*, New York; harks Jafnhnv (Nor). Olsen, Baltimore; Kong | Carl (Norl, Knndson. do. Havrk, Nov 22?Sailed, bark Aspatogan (Br). Forbes, Del aware Breakwater; 23d. ship Gnardian, Payne, New Or. leans; bark Athlete iBri. Cann, Sonthwest Pass. Litkkfooi,. Nov33?Arrived, steamer Kederico (8p), Aho, raslnn, Baltimore; 24th, bark n L Booth. Young, New York. Sailed 23d, steamer Wyemtng (Br), Gadd, New York via Queunstown. Lkith, Kot 23?Arrived, bark Veeta (Nor), Thorsen New York. Moving, Nov 24?Arrived, steamer Peinvian (Brt, Smith, Montrwal for Liverpool (and proceeded). Maiuua, to Nov 24?Sailed, steamer Knigbt Templar**^ (Br), Henderson, Now York. Pkknau, to Nov 23?Arrived, brig Harold Haofager, frq*i Qoi:)-v*towx. Not 23?Arrived, ship Bonanza, Loacli. San FrawSaco: bark Kong Sverro (Nor), KlelMn, New Yorkf nchr Brigadier. Norton. Bona. Romans?. Nov 23-Arrlvnd, bark* Geo W Sweeney, Hewitt, Baltimore; Mark Twai* (Br). MeWin, Philadelphia. Sritrrin, Nov20?Arrived, hrlg Fido (Nor), Thorsen New York. Youcual, Nov 13? Arrired, bark Coma Vol (Ital), Ferrari. Now York, with luai of rudder. WJUTHKR BF.POBT. Hoithkap, Nov 24, PM?Wind K, moderate; batv ? FOREIGN PORTS. Bakaooa. Nov 1.3?In port, schrs Annie I, Palmar, Lawlau for Now York; Pliebe, Jfedoro, for do; Mary E Webbar Mtiaiughliii, for Cbarloslon. * Salle,I I.Vh, still K A de Hart, Blake. Now York. CM*m.orrKTnw .\. PKf, Nov IS?Cleared, bark Jamas Peaks (lln, Graham, Vurntistowu 11ai.ivax. Nov 24?Arrived, ateatnar lliberalan (Br). Rich ardsoii. Haitiiuorc for Livorpool. Sailed 23d. s.eauter Caspian (Br), Trocka (from Liror pool'. Baltimore. MnvvHt A I., Nov 22?Arrivod. steamer Harralooa (Br). Hal crow, t^ubec I'iraT Mri.i,K.tt a. NS. Nov 20?,bailed, scbr Cora, for New I yd. St I'itknv. Mart. Nov 2?Arrived, scbr Cherubim, Lank Itul I int..re * V AnauifTH. \s Nov 18-Arvivoil, achr Madeira (tit1), Me Dousall. New York. AMERICAN PORTS. ALEXANDRIA, Nov 23?Arrived, scbr IVeddle L Porter Bo-ton. * cleared?Sle.ifuer E C Kniglil. New York ; achr C Hanre bah. Bo-toll. Pawed up?Scbr Uo?a Epplnger, from Trinidad forGeorsa town. I'ss.od down?Sehra W L Abbott, for Bridgeport: K R Church, for Providence; Mary J Cast nor. for Asptnwall (all from Georgetown). _ BOSTON, Nov 24? Arrired. steamer* Daniel Steinman (Belgi, Dif Smrt. Antwerp; United States, Matthews Ha. vannsb; Wm Crane, llowea, Baltimore; se.hr Swan <Bri P.ve. St Johns. PR ? Sailed fw.nt roads?Ship Game Coek, Nasv York. It ALTIMORE, Nov 24?Arrived, -learners George Appold Love!and. Savannah; Blackstone, Marsh, Providence- F\! periiuont. Pierce, Newborn, NC; Martha Stevena. Chance New > ork. * Sailed?Steamer Gnillermn. RANCOR. Nov 22?Arrived, brig Isaac Carver. Gray. Mm ksport. to load for Bermuda Cleared?Scbr John Belch, Hannah. Hioningten. Ct. Sailed?.-chr Mary Ann Mrfaiiu. Kuranagli, Barbados. H VTM, Nov 22?Mailed, selirs If A DrWitt. Man son. and LTwioid Dnran, Warrrnton, Philadelphia; Grace Cashing Mosier. New York. * CllARLKSTgN. Nov 23?Clearvsl. achr Maggie J lav. rence, Henderson. Philadelphia 24th? Atrlved. ship Urania itiori. Je-geneen, Port Roval ? siiir M S Kiirwell, Rockland, Me ' ' >*'led -Steamer Noevw Ponce .Sp'. Echavarria. Liverpool: ship Pride of Wales (Br,. Hredieu: hark Mariner (Be Havre; -ebr Atb-ri Maeon, Rose, New York. EE KN AN DIN A, Nov 21?Arrived, strainer Tyhae, Holmes New York and cleared to retain); Palma '(Br), Mnrrell.' LinUoii. FORTRESS MONROE. Nov 24-Kaded, btrka Naaoleon (Nor). Chrlstopliereon ifroni Belfast. Ii Philadelphia 'IV. kshur.v LSwenl. Karri from Limerick), Portland. Me. G ALVESTON, Nov 22--Arri\ed. brig H II Steenken ;CrOT) llnshsaeu. Rio Janeiro mot as telegraphed). MORI I.E. Nov 2li- trriirl, si-hr J.indn, Boyd, Havana. NEW ORLEANS, Nov 111?Clonrrd, stoamer Tappahan tun k.Cook-iy, Havana ,and sailed from Port F.od* 2Hthv 2Dth?Ar rived up, -hips Oiieen of Heanty < Bri, Moulton Llverptvol; Mine Adonia, Hawkins, do; John T Berry hinmerron, Havre; harks Homcnlco l.enata (Ital), Farina UiMiliitM'irrt; Anient*:* (Tt?l\4Vnnrl, 8t Thoiomt. i ri?ur?d?ttobrtfttorife kI.v, Dttmt*irio,HhloUNhr>roBn^ ' 'Jilb? \rrlf?fl Ttt'AOrator Br\ from Penuimhtieo. >-?e Sniltwf, ship India (Br), White, Penm Coll. | '.Mill?Arrived, ^chr Hnwhrnd W Hill, Higgjon, ITarrc. i SMiiiKl? NU-Ainrr*: Airy Llvtrpoel; niTwdili (Bd, ! nrhr F.I (%'Hin*. Towiiffcnd, liaere. i NKW HKflFORD, Nov Lill?Arrived, echm Kde Alhro, Mrhanald, I'hirlotttUiwn, PKI; IfneYir>?r?. K#w i Sitiletl ?8tammer PotlaviUe, Pierce, Plilledelphia. N KW IIA YEN, N?* 2H-?Arrived, whr Phtrhe Ann, Wood* bri.Ice, .N.I, PFNSAt'OLA, >'or ai?Arrlrfd, ethr Royal Airh. Crow. I ell. Hafverttin PORT ROV % fSew 24? Arrired. Weefdm Texas, I Ifine, .iRckcnnvlHti (and proceeded for Mew Yorh>. .Called?Schr L II Rathliiini, t'rowell, West Indfcee. i'Vlf liADKLPVIIA, Mov XI- %rHved, ccfir Mary Rleanof (not \|?rr f. Allen* Wllkle, Prince Kdwerd Island. *J#11?? Arrired, whip John Rutherford (Bi?. Rrowne!1, Tondon*, Unrk t^lmmplon Momi*, I'lymonth; Alert (1>an?. Kdflmen, Bordeaux; Ranavola (Br^, Prince, Xewcaa* tie; lirit* Flira Morton, Lei and, (lalway. Sailed?Steamer Saxon. rnr.*TKf?, Nov JB?A ridded, achr Sarah E Allen, Allen, .Sf Marc. Haiti (not arrired at Philadelphia), PORTLA N l>. Xov J1 -Sailed, ahip State of Maine. Rmall St John. NR ?Jd!d ?Arrived achra flattie Tnrner. Hopper. Wllmlngtori St\ for iMwarinrntta; Wm Thotnaa, Liltlejohn, South Any 2iit! ?Arrived, achr Mahaska, from Hiixdioor far Xea York. t'learcd? $ehr A K Weeka. Matanraa. Hlf'HMdNU. Not 21?Arrived, atcamer Taaae Bell fav. rence, New York. ^Sailori?Hohra Archer Jk Reaver. Smith. New York; Mar/ s"<N nuANclSCG. Nov l?-CI?*rad, harks Gladaton* Jackson, Sydnay Catharine sudden. Ingalla. Port Townasmd;! onsjlt.itioii, McDonald, Tahiti; schr W V Meyer, e iilmmH, IVonoltthi. Sailed?Ship Anvamitc, Ssnndar., Hcattla; hark Gragnn CTt'v vV'. iV C'*' (Er.ia), ISifnnr, Gnayagnll. ..VVANNAII. Nov 24- Sailed, slcamcrs Camclia (Brf Hramcn . Juniata. Philadelphia ; ship Earl Gran villa (Br? '"'.ITTPZTh hIr< Klnri fNor., Genoa. N,V Nov 23-Sallwd, srlira Ruth thaw J.'i rsnnle Tracy, Tiltnn (from Charlvstnvj Philadelphia. m tflM? Kl.f.*MK.OI M. / GlitoMi brsEASIiS itlitsE i. ii nil Have nri slstcd surgical operation* and treatment barnhscn ra stored to health hy Dr. HE \TII. I It) East XVth at ; thirty yarn* testimonial* from amtuant cltiatraa and phyiiciana. . OB-* bouts, (twanaoni and avralnga.