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-if ? : 'a; It' 3' t :tf ;1 ITlTa m? w7ho l d e n, boitob amd rsorsiiros. Vol. XV., . ...N. J4- Terms of the Mttndard. The subscription pries of lb Standard I u fol low!: . Somi-Wwkly, monthi, 30 M Smooth, . 18 Weekly, months ' month, 10 Advertisement will bo charged flro dollars per Square of ten line, for each insertion. BALKIUHS FRIDIY. MARCH 31. IMS. Ths Hon. Willism A. Grshsm, J. T. U'h, T. 0. Fuller, W. N. II. Smith, od John A. Gilmer, 1 wen In this City a day or two dnca. They ap peared to be In good health after the heavy labor of the session of Congress Just closed. W call tten' ion to the (dvwtisouient of CoL Parker la lu-dsy' paper. a .The communication of "Merlon" la rtpcctfully declined We ax much obliged to the author for fhe kind tarui la which be ie pleased to apeak of us. But aoine of hia remark In regard to othera oould do 00 good, and might, if published, tend to Interrupt that harmony which la regarded by hlta elf and by all aa so important at this time. "A Sick Soldier" co-nplsins through the Con federate of Wednesday, that "the rich member cf too Episcopsl Church in thi City, which we are uaing a a temporary hospital, ha taken away lb uabiona out of tbe pews, thu eunipelling tb tick an exhausted soldier, who have become diaablcd to defence of their property, to lay their aick and weary bodies on the hard cold plank of the pewa,' Tb writer add that he ia " happy to date that two or three member of the congregation hare ahown more gratitude and humanity, and liavs left the ' euahionain their pewa." W Uke it for granted that tboa wbo hare removed their cushions lutend to substitute loineibing in their place, which, will bo aa useful and a comfortable a tb cuahion would bv been. So far as the value of the cuah ion ia eoncurnod, however, that amount to nolh iog, and ahouM not be thought of for a m iment. They are not loo Due or too good, to reet the Wearied bodies of the aick and wounded, and if al. lowed to remain they would bav'e uiade excellent mattresses. " A Sick Soldier " aaye be understanda " that e ;ry pew was cushioned in that Church." Tbia i a mistake. Some of thcin were not cush ioned. It is not necessary that any feeling ahould arise from what ' A' Sick'Soldior " coniplaJna of, aa we do Dot believe tint any Suember of ties congrega tion would think for a moment of withholding de liberately from the sick snd wounded any comfort tbat might be asked or expected. The set Cora- plained of is to bo attribute J doubtleas to a want of reflection. applies for the Arms. We have heretofore noticed tb ooioTiendsble spirit with which our people are lurniahing sup. pile for tb anrfy. W observe, among other lo calities, that Rockingham County baa don nobly. Oo tb 11th instant a meeting wa held in lb Court-house, in Wsrronton, which was addressed by CoL Duncan K. McR, Hon. W. N. Edward, and others. Tb following amount were sub scribed on the occasion : "Judge Bigg, ration for on soldior fur ail months : Gen. H Ransom, ration for one soldier twelve orontbs; W. N. KJwards, $HO0 in Confed erate bonds; T. A. Montgomery, f 1,000 In Con federate bonde; W. T. Alaton, $1,000 in Con fed rat bonds ; J. K Twitty, rstions for on soldier twelve months; T. L. Junes, ration for one sol dier twelve monlha; Mr. B. J. Hay, ration for one soldier twelve months, including clothing ; W. K. Kearney, barrels of flour, 2ui pounds bacon ; Judge Edwsrd Hall, 1 barrel 11 mr, 60 pounds ba con; John T. Williams, ralrona for two soldiers twelve months ;' J. V. Cswlhorn, 1 barrela H ir ; John VYataun, 40 pounds bacon, (sale;) W. T. I'arham, I barrels corn ; Nathan Milam, 0 be-rtls corn ; F. A. Thornton, laliona fur ona soldisr twelve ruontha; Mrs. W. 0. Williams, S barrels flour; Thus. Carroll, 601 pound bason, t barrela Hour ; Biosoa Fleming, rations for one soldier twelve moats ; W, T. Sutton, ration far one soldier ail months; Dr. Hate, rstions lor mo soldier twelve mouths; Sol. Williams, 1 barrel flour, 1 do. corn, m 80 pounds bacon ; Tboa. Twitty, $0110 in smoking and chewing tobeccr ; vV. II. A. Kearny, 1 barrel flour (sale;) Dr. U. 1'. 8irams, 1 barrsfrrV'ur, 100 pound bacon (sal ;) James K. Oarroll, HOT) pound Moon, S barrels flour, ') barrel corn (isle ;) Hor ace Palmer, 8 barrela corn, 10 buahela wheat, SuO pound bacon (sale ;) U. W. Nicholson, goo pound bacon, I barrela corn (sale or loan ;) Wm. Waiaon, $1,000 Confederate bond; Jainea U. J one, rations - fur on soldier il months (sale.;) T. E. (ireen, ra tions for two soldisra six months; Vi a. II. Bert lelt, l'JO pound baoun (sals;) J. B. Uatchelor, ra tions for ons soldier six months. I derm it but just, to say tbat the list of contri bution mails al tb time, would no doubt have been much largor, but fur tbe fact, tbat aa aoon u it wa roolved to appoint a committee for each diatrint, many oontributiona were withheld, to be , given in to the eommitteea a being moat conve nient to contributors, particularly a to tb deliv ery of tb article contributed." 06 lb Ulh inatant a meeting was held at Wake For eat, Wake County, at which tb following ub oription wars mad : "CI. B. Allen, 5 bbls. of com, ISO pound of ba con ; J. al. Crenahsw, S barrels of flour ; J. 8. Purs, foy, I HO pound flour, 60 pound of bacon ; J. A. Battle, 1 barrel of flour ; W. B. Smith, 180 pound of flour, 80 pound of bacon ; J. J. Pinnell, 1 bar reWoorn, 60 pounds of bacon : W. T. Wsltera, 1U0 pound of flour, BO pound of bacon; J. VT. fort, SOO pound bacon ; V. A. Fort, 1 4jiral of lour, 1 barrel of meal, 60 pounds of bacon ; Samuel H. Dunn, 6 bbla corn, 10 bushels of peas, 80 pound of bacon ; Dr. Chapel, I bbl. of corn, 40 pounds of bacoo; Prof Wingats, I barrel corn, 00 pounds of baoun; J.' It Dunn, lt0 pound of flour, 160 pounds of bacon ; M. Thompson, 8 bbls of flour, 160 pound of bacon ; P. A. Dunn, 1 bbL flour, I - barrela of corn, 1 barrel peas. Soil loo bacon ; Dr. Cobb, 1 barrel flour, 1 barrels of corn, 100 pounds f'baooo; U. C. Logon. SOO pounds flour. 100 lbs. of bacon W. D. Jons, 100 ;raund floor, SOO lb. of bacoo ; P. U. slaugum, S bbls Cora, n) pound of bacon. Tb lollowing tmount wer (ubscrlbed ail - nation to tb government, for the. special benefHof tbe soldier, with a view to the payment of their 8. II. Dunn, 4 per cent certificate $1040; U. Thompson, 4 par oanL ourtifl t $7uO; O. B. Al len, 4 per cent cert i flea $1000; J, K. Dunn, T percent bond $1000; J. t. Fort, 4 per cent oar. tiOeate $3000; P. A. Djnn, $1000. At a meeting previoualy held in Rtleijk a very large amount wa ubecribed In proviainns and money, and wa anderatand tb committe ha "since ; xooaived numerous ubacriptiona. Tb people of Wake County ar doing heir whole doty in tbia autur, Botwitbatanding fto pressnc of a large army li nulrrially dimtniabiDg their aupplie. Wa cannot rafraio, a a good Cooisdgrate, from aaying tbat tb oonlributions by lb IUU comao- THE WORTH Dity of Forestvill alone contrast remsrkably well with tboa of Warren, Werno ii th richost County in be Stat in proportion to territory nd population. W do not censure her people, but w rspstfully urge them to do better, we uo not lik lb idea of aalea or loan to th govern ment Ties contribution should be a fret will offering, especially by those wealthy slaveholder bo have thus tar capped th ravage oi war. Their purees, their barns, and their amokehousea should b thrown wide open to reliov tb wnU of our gallant army. It ( not what a man eay In thia orUia, but what he docs, tbat (tamp him a the friend of the soldier and of th osus. W regret to have call attention to the very insignifi cant subscription in IhsWsrrenliat, by agontleman of diitigition,-who estate cannot ! worth loss than ona buudrtd Ihoueand dollar in gold curren cy. Wo trust that tbat i not all be he given. He must have intended to subsoHbe to the coin uSn,. nl l.ia district at least Ave hundred pounds f bacon, twenty barrel of corn, and live barrul of r flour. Should he do so, or should he subscribs mors than the above figures, we will Uke great, pleasure In publishing the fact if it iliuu'.d be brought to our notice. W oonctiswith our neighbor ol th Progrm in th following. Tbe people of Raleigh r acting a no'do part in providing for the aick and wounded, and In feeding the hungry soldier; and we trust they will not become " wesry in well doing " Let it be remembered that every hungry and alllicted soldier whom we ee, once had home end family tu love and care (or liiiu, and that he has been de prived for s tilie of this great bleaaing by the inex unble call of.uuty in the common cause. " r'asu th SuLuixs. While the theatre of war ia ao near us there must neoessnlj be a good many ollloera and soldiers in snd about Kaleigh, some pas sing through snd others on duty at this post, snd if Ihs citixens would prevent raid on their premise and defircdationa on their property, let them open their Lsrdera and their houaes and feed them. Moo will not ttarv if they can help it, and thoae whoa business, go or other ooudiliins has saved them from the hsrdabius, dans-era snd iilfcrinir of th Held, ought to be willing to divide what they have ! in way ol auUUUnce with lhc battlo scarred vet- I ran. Ueaiues th lick ana wounut-u trier are many well aoldiera, paroled prisoners snd others, who need food which the Commissary cannot or does not supply, and thos faroilie who have the mean should take them to their houaea and feed them We believe that the peopl are generally doing their duty ; we know that the la die aro duing much to sllcvisle the sullerings of the sick snd woflnded al the hospitals; but as there insy be some thai aa yet havo done nothing, we apieal to theiu tu ahsrs such as they havs with any hungry man connected with the wroy." In the Cunurwtic ol the 23d, We find tho fol lowing announcementa : I.t CoL John I). Taylor arrived in thia place on the af'ciuoon of the 121 from the front We regret to It-am that he lust bis arm in lb, fight oo Sun day. 1'apL Rinkin, of Wilmington, coraroanding one of the companies uf the 1st battalion heavy artillery N. C. Troopa was, ws learn, seriously wounded at ilcnionsville. Lt Hamilton, company F, 19th Georgia rcginvnt, died at li e depot in this city, on Tuesday night, from wounds received al Bentunaville. Mob Vlolescp. From what we have' written in another article, it will be seen box distinctly ws condemn any purpose or intention by any persons tu u.jure. damage, threaten or incommode any citixn, by acts uf mub viulenco. We understand thai some ol the citixens of lltleigh are concerned about tbeir person aud property, becsuae of spprehensions that such purpoae exists smong purilmis of the soldiers. Ws do not believe there is any auch in tsntion. No good snd brsve soldier will engage in any lawless enterprise ; on the coulrsry, be owe it to th law of lb land, and his own honoi, to frown upon any combination, for an ills.al pur pose, whatever may b hi feeling towards, or opinion of tlx person againat whom they ar lev eled. If such pprehnaiun are reasotialilyemer Ulued, it is ths duty of th city authorities to Uke Up to protect the threatened persons, snd the measures should correspond with lbs sxtent ol the threat, and the probability of their being put in execution. Krery good vitiaen will readily bear bis part In defending bis fellow citixen from vio lenoa, and sis property from depredation, without regaru to Ins prejudice, oonvictiunsor snimosities. . And we sr swrs thsi either on the application of tho U or, in anticipation of any violent conduct, or un ths sppiicstiuo of an individual, who may feel himself or property, or family to be in danger ' of uoloaution, thai thu military sulhorilie will csublisb a guard to see order snd peace preserved, and quiet tbe apprehension of ths citixens snd mis course we would recommend to tbe city su thorilies in tb interest of th public, as well as Individual citixens. But, while we look with an eye of extreme r grd to these tranarendant internets, and sink in dividual right to th level of al a demand as ncuesaity ulay maka upon them, we online our selves sir icily to governinei.Ul action under the authority of law, and ws wholly repudiate, con. uemn err reprobate the assumption of sutliortty, by moist or combinations of persons. A Iswlaas aggression upon individual persons, or thuir prop eriy, u a orime against aociely which every man should resist, not only lor himself! but lur hia neighbor ; and this, whether bo and bis neighbor egree or not, and nolwithsUnding he may deem bis neighbor to b a vary improper person. Nothing, w repeat, will luauff mob violence. To ongags in suco I cowardly snd criminal. We iruat mat our brave aoldicrs, strictly regarding tbsir own honor, will serupulouslr absUiu them selves, and aa scrupoloualy check in other sny dmpoeitiou to set of revenge, or indignation, but usi inoy will snow their II lolity to llieir govern ment b a strict maintenance of ths righu of K citizens. OunftdsraU. W learn that th Governor has requmUd th Council of tiut to meet in thia city on next Mon day, Ha 87lh Inst Ointtnatin. W regraC to learn, sara th ConftderaU, that Brig. Gen. Reynold of Arkauas, ws severely wounded in one of the recent light, snd has suffer ed amputation of the left leg. He ia now in hospi. tal at tit 11 rvuidenor of Dr. Fab. J. Haywood, and ia doing as well as positbls. Brig. Hen. Usrrlaon, of Texas, wounded In tb cavalry alfair'at Jolinaonville, is improving. A ExaarL WoHrnror Isiranoa At Tench's auction aal ymterdty, an alegsnt new blanket waa put up to be Bold, which the auctioneer eialed b longed to lady, wbo was forced in part with it to procnr money to buy food. He ssked '.lie crowd to bid liberally, su-.isig thst hs intended to chsrgs no oommlfiftion for making ths aa . Ii ws trud at $19 and vary rapidly went up to fnO, at which pnos it was knocked down to a well known cill aen, who paid the amount snd directed thi suction ear to send ih bltnket back to the lsdy. . Bkoi Jan. W lesm thst two negro men, uador sentence of delh, for the crime of Rape, end who were to be heng-d on Friday, th 14th Inat, broke jail. In Olfnrd, on 8 inday aight but, making tbsir escape. Cokftdtratt. a , Sata or Atrronaama At an sntiq-jarian aals In Washington city, sa autograph teller of Lafayetf to Mr. Madison, was sold lor $10, BO ; the eigne lure Of Napolson Bof)spart brought $..S0 ; a let ter from William Henrr Harrisnn brought $4,80; John Hancock' autograph, $,60; Von Uumooll's smo-rayh, $4.78 ; a latter (mm Andrew Jackson, $ ; a letter from Thorn Jefljr in to Lstaretle, $D ; Thomas JefferlWc adlress in ths Tammsr.y Socisty, $3,80 ; tbeautngrspb uf l'ouusia L'Ujvsr tur, $5,80. . CAROLINA STANDARD xssavarsswsssvssvsssvssavsaassts ' rroia th Front. . Active opersllon continu below. Beosus of th wall understood wish of our military author! tie sr rafraia from publishing th many rumor, tc, which w eonatantly hear. Oeo. Juhnston's recent (ucceste hav Infused confidence into th public mind, snd his ability to meet hi snUgonist successfully I daily Increasing. Th people nd srmy ar happy in th wl sjjeo lion of tbeir Commander in-Chief, who ha plaoed tlii able itratrgisl and thorough soldier at tha bsad of affair in Ibi Sut. Below ws grr th telegraphic account of tha battle ol Bsntonavills : . IliAugiiasTsas, Aaaixa C. P., starch 20th. Hon. J. 0. HrfiiimriJt; Soertlarftf War: Oen. J. K. Johnston xcporu tbat about 6 P. M., on lb 11)1 instant hs attauked tha enemy near Benton ville, routed him and captured three gun. A mil in tho rear ho rallied upon fresb troops, but was forced back slowly until six P. M., whsn rrcaiving more lroo; l apparently asaumed ths oflsnsiv. whicb wss resiaUd wKbout diUiculty until dark, Tbia morning hs is emrenchecL Our troops bebsved admirably. A dsns thicket prevent rapid operation. Signrdj R. E. LEE. TrHsa..tf iaslalppi, Cbarlestoa, e. Tb Mobile Aiwtuor and Htglttir, ha rli bl information that Klrby Smith bs 3,000 000 negro tropa armed, equipped and organised, under their meters, and operating in th Trn Mississippi Department, Tbe muster rolls of that department conuins ovor one hundred thousand name, snd eighty thousand cOoctiv men r in Ih arvico. Ths jo irnal announcing . tbia fsct, ask wby they ars not used to soms purpose where they r needed, i The small pox prevail at Mobil. Tbe exohanged prisoner brought It with them. SaniUry measure have kept it limited in iU ravage. Th Yankees in Chsrleston send out daily, for ging parties to dovastat the ptanUtion on th San tee. All able-bodied negroes ar being dragged from tbeir home to fill th Yankee rank. The Carolina railroad is operating within five mile of Sutumerville, twenty five mile from Char leston. Dr. A. Q. Mackey, and another personjiav been appointed by the Yankea Street Inspector of Oner leiton. The Editor of th Courier cM Dr. Mick ey an old and well tried ciliaen. Sanitary Improvement are progressing In East Bay, Broad and Church street. Th Yankees are fearful of the event of the rck1y season, and ars purifying to be prepared fur it. On the night af the lOih March, a fire destroyed a whole block, in whicb waei lusted th warehouse of John Frsxier A Co. Th roads to Charleston ar lined -with peopl, white and black, going to Charleston on foot to trade and (ur protection. Fostay has commenced treating ladies bruUUy and outrageously in hi raids from Charleston. Tb cotton fleet that left Tybe on th Id, con sisting of 13 vessels, I supposed to hsvs been lost in th torm wjich prevailed oS Hatters two week lines. The situation on th North border of Alabama, March 6th, shows that Qilinor wa being rein forc ed by Thorns with cavalry. At Knotville preparation ar being mad to novo into Western Virginia. Tboma baa garrisoned Dal ton and Tunnel IlilL Three regiment ar at Chattanooga, and two hun dred and eighty at Running Water, and forty in each of the block bouses at Knders. At Bridgeport there ar Iw regimenu, and at Su van son tb gar rison ia aery small. Tb bslsocs ol Thomas' army ar at IJunuville, Decatur and Eastport Roaecran baa five brigades) in Middle Tennearee, couring lb country for aupplie snd recruit. Tb rebel aoldiera they catch have the alternative to Join the Yankees or be killed. Stokes' brigade Is most conspicuous in thia work. Tha Yankee prisoners bare been moved np from Cahswba to Selnia, Ala., on account of the high water flooding the country ao that supplie could not roach tbem. , Grierson wa at Psr.sscols with ix thousand Iroopa oo tbe 8th Inatant Preparation continu at Penaaoola for operation on Mobil snd Selma. Proa lb North. ' Northern paper uf tb 17ih received in Rich mond. A diapstcb to Grant from 8harman, dated Fay. etleville, 13th, says his army is In fin health and spirit. lis bad met with no eerioua opposition. Sheridan reports that on Monday last a portion of his cavalry was engaged betwsaa Hanover Junc tion and Richmond while the main body waa push ing on toward th WhiU House. Tbe London Tuna says the fact that (he new Minister is sccredited to tbe United Stales will die pet th wild fsncy (hat England and Franc con teui plated a sort of underhand recognition of the Southern Confederacy on the 4th of March by so. kuowledging Lincoln aa President only of thoae Stales which bad taken part In but election. - Ex Senator FooU ha reiUrated hia denuncia tion of th Confederacy in a letter published in London. The ram OliiuU wa atill In the port of Ferole. We find In the Cvnuroatif of th 23d, th fol lowing Utter 4irscd to Gov. Vance : Eurrr, March 18th, 1803. To Hit Etcollnry, Z. Ji. Vance, Oo$. of IT. 0. : Dsas Si: Ths trsin foui Little River arrived thi morning. Th following may be regarded as a summary ol the newa from Fayetuville, vis : a All the Arsenal buildings burned, Fayetteville-Ooacreer office burned, ' W. B. Wright's reaidsnee burned, O. B. Mallet's residence burned, John P. McClesni residence burned, Mrs. Bank'a residence burned. Jtranob Bank of SUM of N. O. burned, . I l wo warehouses occupied by llocktlah Co burned, Court house snd jail burned,. All the cotton facioriea burned . John Waddell was killed on bis nlanUtion about f.Kir milee east of Fayettevllle. None of the citi xena o( FvtyelUvillewerekilled. ' John P. MdClean, W. T. Horn aud Major' Hawly were all bong to extort from tbem where their valuables erere bid, but were taken down uninjured. Ii is reported that about 4M negroes and white wer drowned in Cap t"ar River, in endeavoring to eecsno-with the Ysifkeea, either from tb (biking of a flat ur tb Y nke olHcera cutting the pontoon loose. Priest residences, after being plundered, wer guarded la " protect " them. Tour Excellency' ob't sert't, J. a i PtiMTT or Peorieioire. Th Lynchburg Ripuh. (Ima, under lb caption of " Curious Facta," ha th following I In hi ofUcisI report of hi late raid to Jama River, Sberidan aay that he found provisions for man and beast in great abundance all along bis march t Thi 1 a beautiful common Ury upon the liberality and policy of eome of our people. Whoa Oen. Lee calls for provisions to feed bis needy army, wa are told that large aeotiona of the country bave nothing and that thi man aod that bave given then all, but When Yankee raider eome along they Had meat houses snd corn cribs or cellars filled with all bondance. How It this f How Is it thst our peo ple prefer to feed our enemies to oar friend f pre ler to have thalr provision taken, from (beta by Sheridan to giving Ihem to Lee f FRIDAY, MARCH 24 -furthers Aoooaalef th Battlo between IhsrU aaa aal Eailr. A correspondent of th, u,w York Herald de scribing tbe Ught with General Early, says : . Leaviog Suunton, tbe rooU waa oo s common dirt road. Thia was aoftened by constant rain o tbat th mud was nesrly two lest deep. The march wa necessarily slow, but tb troop wer in excellent spirit, and only too eager to meet th en- . . . When ueneral Uualer reached riansrvuie, uv miles from Wsynesboro', he csroe upon tbe rebel - videttee, but these he sent Hying to their camps in quick time. Un reaching a point near Waynes boro' ths column-wss halted, and a detachment aent forward to reconnoitre. Tbia party aoon dis covered tb enemy posted on a range of hills near Waynesboro' and South river. Tbe rebels had five fiieces of artillery in position, commanding Ih ront,on which Cuater wa approaching, lien. Custer immediately dismounted and deployed two regimenu ss skirmishers. In lb rear of them and on either id of the road wer Solid regiment. Ths movement on the enemy's works wss tho work of a moment Our skirmisher sovsnced with rapidi- , ty, firing at l.'.o ensmy, and then the whole line moved oil tbe eneniy'a poaition. Tbe rebels fired ons volley, and then ran like a flock of sheep. Their sltempt to escspe wss lruillaa, Custer closed his line on them, and surrounded nearly the entire lorce of the enemy, captured eightyeven ooinuiissieued olllceis, eleven hundred and aixly five enlisted men, thirteen SlaU and battle llags, seven cannon, one hundred wagons, ambulance and other veliiclus. Among ths rebel officers cap tured were Ueneral Early's entire stall Colonel Orr, chM of artillery, and Colons! Vesburg, com msnettnii brigade. Uenaril Marly did not attempt to rally or en courage bis men, bat II -d when he aaw Cualer snd bis troops uianuuviing fur position. 1Ie rode olf on a Heel horse, attended by an orderly, and prq; ceeded through the Blue Ridge via Korktlsb gap, and tuwarda Charlottesville. lt soams that Uen. Kuly despaired of.msking any successful deienca against Sheridan, snd on tb momipg of the day Custer atucked hiur, bo ctused all surplus store and si I places ol arliltwy to bo placed on a railroad track fur transporution else where. The train wa alao captured by Uen. Cue ter, together with all the spoils, including a Urge qualif y ol sr'.dlery ammunition. Tu trtillery wa all destroyed, burst or spiked, and th gun carriage destroyed on account of Ih muddy con dition of the road. Tire victory waa almost atiloodlesa one, a.w only lost Un or twelvs iu killed and wounded. All th rebel wagon capiuied from th eneinr were destruyed for ibe aauio reason abqv iialtd. Fi'nsaaL or Muoa Gkxxiui. Wiiitiku Tbe fu neral ol Major (jcneral Whiting, Confederate Sut army, took pise at i'rinity Church, New York, and was quits Isrg-ly attended. Brigidier ueneral. Ik-all, of the Confederal Sulos army, wss present The Herald says : Every one present seemed alive to the solemnity of the occasion, and many appeared sincerely articl ed. The aflllcled mother nd aiatera of Ueneral Wbiling occupied Si-ala near ibe alur, and esoiled unaual aympathy. Tb Ian! word of the aervico having bee. i uttered, the procession re-formed in the same order, with the addition of the female rel atives snd several Isdies friends of ihs deceased all in doep muurning, and passed out of the church, whence they proceeded to Ureenwood ceuMlry, where pending the removal of bia remains to the South, Ihey a ore deposited. The coffin was highly polished rosewood, silver mounted, the following inscription being on the breasiplaU: " Major-Uen-eras W. II. C. Whiting, V. S. A , born in the sute of Mississippi, died on Governor's Island, New York harbor, March 10, 18113, agej forty years, eleven months snd eighteen days." Un ths eofiln wss placed two handsome crosses, romp-wed of pure wbiU cameliaa ; and while it wss peahinrf up Ih aiale, a you as; lady placed a number ' ol ttuwera, with a whit wsn, on lb lid. Th Omrrrafirs ye,V have been ahown a letur Irosa Ma). W. 8. Downer, Superintendent of tbe Lockville Mining Company of ine 17th inat, ?;iving som scoount of 111 doings of Ih Yankee, n Fayelleville. We bave beeu perruillcd to ex tract the fullowing : " Favelteville ie ruined. All the Anor.al Build- ' ing, th Market House, Court House, printing otUce, both Foundries oil th Mills, Cotton Facto ries, Uil Works, Mr. M eMail's house, Mr. McLean' bouse, Ao. They robbed the people of everything in the way of food. I hav a letter from Mr. Mal lelt in which he says, 'aom people mutt surve.' Th train baa gon down to Liltl Kivsr to-day and Uken a load of provision. " Nor Coaaxcr. Th Superintendent of Conscrip tion, in a report to Congress, intimate that lb conscript law has not been fully enforced ia thi Sute. Thi intimation, or charg is not correct, nd does gross injustice to North Csrolins, for wa venture to say that in no Stat: of ths Confederacy hss Ihs conscript Isw been more fully executed then in this, ahd no commander of conscripu has been mors prompt in discbsrging his duties than Col. Mjllett, ami no Sute sulhorilie have eo opera'ed more cordially in execnting the law than hav tho of North Carolina. President Dsns himself hs givon testimony on this point, fur in his speech at the Depot in thia place laat aommer ho declared that ths law had been betur, enforced in North Carolina than in any other Sute. The fact la, if other Stalea had erecuud th law a well aa North Carolina has, our armies would be larger than they now. are. North Carolina has been pretty thoroughly drained of men, and cannot bear much lurlher draining. Char, ltmosral, Tn Nswspar Pkrss id ths ConrxDssacv. Tbs Dsnvisss Heguter of Wednesdsy, remsrks thst the recent movemenU -of Sherman snd Sheridan hsvs greatly decreased the number ol newspspera published in the country. In Virginia we have daily papers issued from four punu Richmond, Lynchburg, Dsnvills snd Petersburg, and on week ly at Clarksville. . The number hss been Isrgely curtailed In North-Carolina, Wilmington, (Jolds boro', Fayctteville, New hern, etc., are now in the. banda of the enemy. The Yankee now publish a paper at Wilmington. Sum think that Raleigh, too, may go by, then Greenaboro', and Charlotte, and aom amaller place will be alnn left In South-Carolina it ia even worse. Th Meremy was removed from Charleston aom time before the occuption of the city by the enemy; and the Con. rim wbioh swrnsined, ws taken ia cbsrge by tbe Yankee,' notwilhiUndiug.it opposed nulliflmtion in '83, and ia now iasued as a Yankee newspaper. AD tbe paper in Columbia have been discaatlnued. Tb SoutK. Carolinian i now published at Char, lott. N. U. In Geogit tBe number of public journal has pro Dortionallr diminished, and the sauaa nivhauiil of the remaining Southern Sutea, Th result of all thi I that there i getting to be a dearth of newspapers in tbs ConlederaU State. The precariousnean of th uUgraph service, oa which the daily pspsrs now rely so much for news, also operaUs as a barrier Jo newspsper enterprise, even in tho narrow aeetiona of country aa yi un touched by the enemy. Whig. Th Yankee in their attack on th forU below Wilmington, bad a counterfeit presentiment of th Monitor MonUuk, which they call tb ' Albemarle No. . The turret ia oompueedof csnvas snd frsm work th propelling power being (light lu prin cipal oaesppeaar, Iron Ysnke accounts, to con sist in producing " a scars," but by the ssme source it is ataled that Fort Andarmn sent some ugly ahoU through the turret, and ehang d tbe bout to tbe other teg Carolinian. ' Aa sAaTLsas Abunt. Naimanna, a blsrk Sriuos, srrivsd in K iglsnd from neighborhood ol isrrs Leon in 17U 1. The gentleman to wboae care lie had beea entrusted look greet pains to con vinceliiinMial the Bible i th Word of God, and be received it aa auch with great revsrenoo aod simplicity. Whsn he. waa asked what it ws that satisfied him on Ibi tubjeet, I replied : " W hoa I found ell good men mioding th Bible, d oil ing it th Word of God, and all bad aa disregard ing it, I ibea waa lure ibatthe Bible must be what good men call It, the Word ol God." There baa been a snow storm in th south of Franc, auch aa has aol bo known before in th 'memory of oao. Several live wen iot by ft, 18G5, Casualties la the Bailie of Bealoaavllle, fought uadar, March lwlh, 18. - Our Reporter has handed u th following list of wounded In the bttl of Bontonavills, and now in thi City, (or Ip the course ol being irofrrd to other point,) at th Eptacop! snd Ltaptlet Church. Orricxa's QuiXTsus Uatwooo Housa. Brig Geo D II Reynold, Ark, left thigh aopu tated. Brig Oen E V Pettis, Lea' corps, flash wound '"cof D N Keener, 8th Fla. ainpulated right leg. Lt Col J K Elliott, 80th Ala, contused wound. Maj W E Elliott, Geo Lse'aiUS; gunhot wound, slight. Lt Jno Middleton, 1st 8 0 artillory, eoncuaaion hell. Lt A D Reirans, 2Sth Gs, right log. Capl J M Base, 82d Tenn, right arm. Lt W C C. tley, S8th N C, contusion shell Lt E 3 Sauls, lOtH S 0, flesh wound. Lt llnykm, 6lh Us, right arm. I . V J i'm .Mil. Sl.il N II llMfl Lt J Dollawhite, 1st kliss, Bsulion, Isftshoul- Lt W J Millsr, 4Sth Tenn, jaw. Lt C W Gray, 80th Ga, right leg. Col Jas llaitan, 8d Ala, Car, lelt arm. Capt B II Thornton, 05Ui Ua. Lt J C Buyer, 2nd Ark, left thigh. Lt L Pope, 4 ill Ark, right ankle. Lt M D Park. Sth Ark, neck. Lt Jss A Kelly, soih N C, left arm. LtC C Guun. Olh Fla, left thtgh. Lt S S S McAubsy, 10.U N 0, right aid. Lt T J Kirk, UMh Gs, wrist. . Uspt J Brook 86ih N 0, smpuUtion right arm. Cspt W I) West, 13th Ark. (boulder. Lt Albert Levingston, 3rd Fla, knee. EriiCoFAk Cuuaon. J F Walden, Corpl Oonnpsny A, S3d Gs, bat talion, head. L McDonald, B, 38th N C, atomacb. Burton lliown, G, ootb N 0, r ght side. 8 1) Hiller, C, 20h S C. left leg. C Ro'.-rs, K 41st Us, right hsnd. C R Knuwlea, C, 20th Ga battalion, right arm. Corpl J A Webb, 0, 20th Ga battalion, left hand Private Lewis Ellis, A, 83d Va, lelt band. Corpl A J McKinney, U, 1st S C artillery, left hand. Private W M Pucker, 0, lit S 0 artillery, left band. Sergt Chas O Brian, B, 10th Tenn, left thigh. J B Underwood, 1st S C Artillery, C, left band. J T H Biown, 1st SO Artillery, left aide, bead. Corpl P J Ooliim, 1st 8 C Artillery, right aide, head. Chsa Lanwicka. 1st 8 0 Artillery, B, right hand. W T H albert, 1st 8 0 Artillery, D, contusion. J A Owens, IstS 0 Artillery.B, right arm. Dsvid Collins, 7th Fla , F, left bip. J E England, 8th Ga., K, right shoulder. J A Heudrick, Sth Ga, left band. J A Orr, F, nJ Vs., left shoulder. W M Rough, I, 41.1 N. C, left arm. J P Fountain, G, 8th Ga, right arm. Scriit S J Mooney, II, 8lh Mia., lelt band. B F Day, Sergt, G, 23rd Ua., right arm. J L Cox, prisoner, K, 1st S 0 Infantry, left hand. - Wm Seium, prisoner, E, 1st 8 C lufanlry, right hip. T Smith, O, Ist S C Infmlry, left band. J T Cbildere, G, 1st 8 0 Infantry, left srm. D If Hurney, Slh S. C, left hand and (id. D McDniel, G, 8d Fls , left shoulder. L D Hatter, E, 8rd Fla, both hands. 8 J Tillat, U, do do left aide. Oscsr Collins. O, do do nock. D J McKee, II. 86th N. C, left thigh. J I'sssmsn, 81d Geo., ooncussion, shall, bsad aod shoulder. Orderly Sorgt J F Douglass, ISib S. C Uttalioa, lelt hand H J Harshaw, A, 15th S. 0. battalion, laft arm. Wm Caldwei, A, lfith 8. C. battalion tight shoulder. Wm Brilly. U, 17th N. Q, left srm. Wm Price, K, 17th N C, right shoulder. Sergt J A Murphy, F, d Miks, aide Aid head. II 8 McKadgen, B, Sih N C, contusion. J M Unning. U, 23tb Ala, left aide bead. W W Cook, U, 84th Ua VoU, left wrist. W R Perry, A, 6Stb Ga, Ufl arm. Corpl W M So-.gRin, I. 19th Ga, right arm. J M Rohbina, I, lUth Ga, led sbouldsr.' E T Jstne, 0, 6ttb Al, right arm. Peter McDeniot, B, Id Ark, right leg. J M Bright, H, 2d Ark, left hand. A number of wounded have been transferred from the hospital who nsme w bar not obtained, BarrisT Cucacu. Nora. A nomber of thos nsmed below havs bra transferred west of this place. . Private B Wilson, A, 18th Arkansas, lsfl arm. P II Ursdshsw, K, 14th Arkansas, left hand. I Williams, I, 18ih Arksnsaa, left lag. - J S Melon, K, 2nd S 0, right band, J W M Her, K, Sth N 0, head W R Wsidcn, II, 6th Gs, right hand. S H Ratclifl, I, I I Miaa, lefrkrm. E Jones, K, 23d Miss, left srm. M S Slusrt, G, 22d Mia, right hand. F M Turner, B, 1st Miss, left arm. Sergt J J Spivay, E, 28ih Oa, right arm. Corpl 0 W lUbsn, D, 221 Miss, right srm. J U Hayne, C, 7th Fla, left band. Sergt J Hence, A, 18th Tenn, left arm. T Strickland, G, 6th Fla, right arm. D II Player, F, 6 111 Fla, face. Lt D J. Williams, C, .h Ark, left arm. J E Lee, D, llth Ark, right arm. W altera, D, Vtb Ark, lelt leg. Henderson, K, Vib Ark, left arm. W. Kelly, F, 1st Fla. face. Gillespie, A, 1st N 0, right cheek. C K SUwsrd, A. 1st N 0, right wrist Graham, A, 1st N 0, right arm. . M Killer, A, 1st N 0, left arm. J H Bailer. H. 8th Ga. throat. D 0 Pariueotar, C, Sth Ga, left ana. - - J F McDonald, O, nth Ua, right aria. D R llurtlsw. A, jight battery, finger. Sergt M J Rivenbank, B, let N C, alt hand. Lamb, B, 1st N 0, finger. J D Herring, B, 1st N C, bead. Judge, B, 1st N 0, right arm sad eye, W 11 Burt, B, lat N C, left leg. Thos Tbigpen, D, 17th N 0 left arm. J 8 Finch, X, 8Ud Ala, left leg. J 0 Ui'jeoss I, rib Ala, thigh. . P Davis, Corpl. U. 81st Miss, lelt hanrL I AC Strowd, B,.28tb Ga, bead. n mil, nf zDin ua, len tnign. W Conder, 0, 10th N 0, lac. 11 0 Harper, A, 48d Mias, breast A Benlou, D, loth N C, eoncuaaion. W R Karlotl, A, 68tb N 0, bip. H 0 Leach, A, 10th N 0, finger. G Walton, A, 10th N 0, forearm. 0 B Hutto, B, 9d 8 0 A, right lew. Henry Usk, H d 8 0 A, leA shoulder. G W Rose, A, 6th Ark, lelt band. 0 W Richards, E, lh Mias, left arm. 0 9 London, B, Vth Tenn, left aim T M Clark, G, 92d Ala, right leg. B F GurneU, B, let S C, right bassd J II Everi 0. ITth N C, right leg. B Milliards, O, 281b Oa, arm. H Landinea, (a, 28tb Ua, arm. H liurlley, II, 28th Oa, left arm. E F Eamea, U, 8 1st Kiss, right hand J L Tyson, E, 40th Ala, ngbt abouluox. 0 J Abrama, F, S'dth 8 U, left hand U O Martain, F, toth 9 O, right srav A L Caubla, K, 80th N C, leg, AM Duke, F, SI7th Ua, rigbi ahoalder. W H King, A, Bad Ga, right Veg. H Chapman, fl, Oa, right Ie;. J II Vug'nn, G, 27lh Ua, left arm, . J r LeOler, F. C4lh Va, left thigh. J M Oweua, F, B4th Va, right id. A Brown, F, 64U, Vft, rigutiido. J IWirere, F, 14th Va, hip. U H Biavina, K, 20th Toon, tar. ' Strgt J IK W Auiln, C, 10th R 0, haouX W Be vina, 0. lOih N 0. hud. HLW,f.,VUS0A,fta, W K Cbnrch, F, 8d 8 0 A, leg. : Lt Joo Bobtn, G, 6Sth Ala, leg. iri 2- """"on. K. 63th Ala, left side, : sSf;' Q' 65lt Al. Uf Sjv, G T Barker, B, 60tU Ala, left foot. Sergt J J Wolf., F, 2d 8 0, left foot. J B Riley, F. 8d 8 U, right srm. J M rtennerly, F, 2d S O, lufc arm. " A J Hartxog, F, 2d 8 0, ooncusiion. J W McLeny, I. 2d 8 6, fro. . , T A Rruoe, F, 2d 8 0, left aide .HO Uleli, F, 2d 8 0, head and hand.' D VT Bird, F, 2d 8 0, right tide. ' J R Walker, C, Sd S C. foot J R Wolfe, ), 2d 8 0, thigh. . Lt w Colbert, A, 67tb Ala, left ' W R Wlngate, I, 6Jth Ala, left arov J Balckou, I, 67th Al, left arm. J M Reynolds. C, lath 8 0. left hsoi E Withers, B, 7th Fla, right band. J II Insco, F, 7th Fl, right shoulder J B Stephens, K, 7th Fla, left aid. ' C R Parker. F. 40th Ala, hand Sergt W T MoDunsld. E, 28d Mi, left U Corpl J 8 Bullock, E, Bi Miss, (hauld? E M Yates, B, 2l)d Mis, hsndT II U Vincon, C, 8tb Ga, head. J C Rump, C, Atb Ga, left leg. J. Visage, C, fllh Ga, right arm. M L Kilching, 1, 6th Ga, thigh. 3ergt i P Daniel, B, 4Hih Tenn. ler ' S R vVildor, D, 17th, NO. leftaVm. W G Sincklin, K, 61st N 0, right bin, Bsinoa, 0, 1st Mia, back. L L Sksle I, 12th Ga, neck. P London, F, 611 N 0, right hand. E M Brook, G, 28d 0, head. J Braxton, E, 60th N 0, right arm. S I'J'homss, E, 8d 8 0, back. E Uatcbrll, E, 2d 8 0, back. Samples, B, Sth Ga, left arm, 8 A llicka, B, 60th Ga, bead W Rodgera; B, 8th Oa, right leg. 8 0 liargan, A, 14th Miaa, left band J D Rushing. G, 14th Miaa, left band. J U Hugh, D, 81st Al, left band. T J Jitferds, E, 811 8 O, left hand. Sergt W R Harrel, A, 12th La, right ara. A L Parker, II, 12th La, right arm. T G Lues, 0, 12lb La, left band. A J Nelson, G, 12th La, right arm. J M Cruise, E, 64tb Ala, left band. Sergt W It Johnson, E, 64th Ala, left. Corpl J W Burnett, 0, 7th Fla, band. j a anignt, a, Yin ria, hand. Lt J K Knighting, Ii, 26 Ala, right ana. Sergt J M Bell, E, 28d Ala, left arm. W Lewis, K, 84lh Ga, left arm. J Wallace, K, 66ih Ga, hip. Sergt B Roaaer, E, toth A I, left hand. R Adams, 0, 7th Ark, left b,snd L Gruon, A, Sth Ark, arm. Will Cbarua, I, 2i 8 U A, rigut (boulder. James Uarp, E, Both Tenn, arm. Battls or BsNTONsriLLS. A train Metsitaj ome two hundred wounded from th bstusltUs Benlonsvill arrired here TueMlay sflsrsso Among the wounded are th following: ' Lt Col J J Sharp, 23d Ga., in right almlss daneerously. M.j tTen'rew. 27lh Ga, thigh broken. ' ' ' Cspt John Keely, Co B, 19th Ua snail km in l- (t leg broken. Adjutant J B Pye, 27th Ga., Id right xs, rerely. Lieut Hamilton, Co F, l&Hh Ga., shot uSnad lungs, mortallf. . Lieut Montgomery, Co A, 10lh Gs., (hot urssA right Ihigh, Hash wound Sergt Chas Guess, Co B, 3d Gs., (forosKlji Orange county, N. 0.,) left log brolrisa. - 11 C llama, Co K, 17lh N. C, from PiUeMah, bot through body. Priv.t O D Wilson, Co H, 40th N. d, Jss Ssmpson county, through thigh severely. ' J A Walter, Co L, 17th N. 0., from (Maura county, in thigh. Doing well. Conrtati. . Josh Billings gives some sdvic to a yoasfbif aa lo bow she eball receive a proposal! -T ought lo take it kind, lookinc down bilL with a exprcshun about half tickled and half tart Ami the pop ia over, if vure luvrer wanu taw kiss rat. I'don'l think 1 would say yes or no, but let as miug aina or ua iu own aoure." TRIBUTE OF RESi ECT. Dall or Uiaaa Lonos, No. 40,) Monday avaning, March 10, A, D 1888. Wutsxs, It has pleased th Almighty Dispssf of all human evenu in bia inscrutable Previdase to remove from our midst our much mpeetsl Brother William J. Lougee, for many yean a asa ber of thia Lodge, and whil w regret tbe lei wbicb Masonry and the community bave suslsissi In his death, were forcibly reminded tost w Us are born lo die ; that sooner or later we shall a scend to the tomb and be known ao more ee rank 7 hereore XeteheJ, That w deeply ayapslkia with Ih family of our deceased bolber, and rsses to them our linear eondoleno for tbsir lost Jteeolrod, Thst tbs aecretar of this Ledrt h i requeeled to Iraosmll a copy of Ih rulusl I to ihe family of our deceased Brother, sad Ise) j they be published in the city paper. ! ALBERT JOHNSON,) JAS. A. MOURE, Coaaitut Ii. MAtHElt, PIED, lo Chsrlotta, on Saturday tvening last, Lirst Roar. BuswsLk, of the 48d N. 0. regiment, i tbe Use. Robert BurwelL In Greenaboro', on the 13th Inat, Lieut. Cekesl Clxbkst G. Wsioht, of Fsystlsvill. Headsjaartar Poet af Kaleiaail aVaaca tea, !. f COMPLAINTS HATB DEEM AT Umss MeaduvairUrs ef susMroue soows4rai Isipreaaiug huracs froas eiUaMis of this vieiailr. Tie ones is to wara all of the lawleaeaas aaa aisw seal aelbohlr of ear oo lo iaspreae ssuok ,sss4 aUfWS Land i a, laapaeior of Field Traaeporiatiua. Re aaaaf aoder orders fiom Oee. Jobaaioe. I adviee all eiiisaaw sliber U aboot aawa all euar w tise allesipliag la inpreaa tbsir etuek; or else stmw asa , to these ileadiuwiers. Tbs former coarse I r coarse a""' 1 F. M. ". CoL CewaaS''' March U, 1SS5. Executive Departmesl North'CarolIss, I Asjuvamv OsMsaal.'a Omos, t aaleigti, Marak avta, IHi. I Gssisst, OsDxaa,) rrDR UKIIICAL BOARDS APPOIHTKD BT O0; X ral Ordara Ma. X, will assemble, wtlaeel Ssla;. lb followiog earned plaeea, vis r Thai lor lbs 1st U.strist al Jseksna, llisl for the id Distriel at Entteld, Thai fur the sd District al draiihaaM, Thu for la Sib Dieiriet as rarevuvUle, Thai fcir the Sib llialriet al Haleigh, Tbat for tha Sth Dieiriet al Oraeoabore'', Thai tur lb 7 lb District si Lexiofloa, Tbal for the (th Dislrlel si (Jbarlolle, Thai for the sth Distriel at Blataevllle, That forth lath Diatriel al Aabeville, Tb board will give dee Mils U the several CM"j f l hair resueeliVe Distress ef la day ee whieb "VT asset, sad ihsy will eonlisae is eaaaioa far Slue ein whss thsv will adi iera sad hrwsr the mens rsss bj llenersl Orders Mo. . These reperSs will ssrtrs" -tank of lea persons svsmiaed. . u a 11. All prrsua elsuaing exevsplUa from eety IS Ou.nl a Uome- Dele no oo aeeouol ef eseaUl or rITZ isablilv, wiM repair Ie Ibe elsee eS la sswlis JT Bjard ia their respective Dull rims, aad report lMm"" i t sianileauoh while tha Hoard Ie is saasies. 1 , failiuc lo do so without s goo ad iimslaal I ,, " ' nnsil lueir elsnu lo exsmiosiloa, aoo wm ee .ZLjm Cormn.no, u umeerof Ihs Home (iaer ef Duir to .la ihaCl.aa to wbiek the weal bsloat. a! ' jam o tad for physieal disabiiitr. w III. Dr. Wiilwm D. Idb.ilsr ia SaUisal ss s" of saw Sib Diatriel rim Dr. W. O. sUlaaota, " by relieved from said Board. Uy order of Uo. Vases I ..,( sV 0. OATLIIV Aabiuat 0 Msreh Jt, isaJ. u-7iZi ty All papers U lbs Rtsts espy 3oe lieas ead sse to ASjuUat Ueaerat'e sittUe. EXCHANGE NOTICE NO. H KICHatoilD, MlUCff , W i, A LI. COXFCDERATI ''KKK'jLm aaa who ware dolivered at bavsoash ee ZZi dunog the m on lbs of Novembor ead 4esesbsr uss' awvsSir dilarrd m b sssessHrsd- jjiawvi All CnsMaraU oWs aad aaa who wsre "'"taJ In J.mrs Kiver, Virgioia, at anv ln beajre Msrss li, sr kerebv aWlared lo be asebaaw- .gsat of SUSMII - Usrsh tfl.tSSo.