THE EVENING STAR.
W. O. WALLAfU, Ed iter and PrcprUUt.
WASHINGTON CITY :
PR I DAT ROVIItlBlR H. 1964.
?y READING MATT** ON BYgRY PAG*.
BBB OCTSIDB FOB INTERESTING TIL*.
GRAPHIC and other matter.
Congratulatory Dispatch from Gfn. Grant.
He C*B|ratBiBtp? the President on n
CITY Poist, Nov. 10, 1861. 10:30 r m.
Son. hdvin At. Stanton, Secretary of War.
Ktiough now seems to bo known to say who
Is to bold the reins of (Government for the next
four years. Corgratulate the President for me
for the double victory The election having
pasted off quietly?no bloodshed or riot
throughout the land?is a victory wor-h more
to the country th ?n a bat le won. Be beldom
??d Europe will so construe it
U. S. Grant, Lieut Genl.
THE ELECTION) IN ILLINOIS.
fSp?"*al Dispatch to the Star ]
Stringkiklp. Ill , Nov. 14,9 p. m ?Editor
Star The accumulating returns make it sure
hat Lincoln's majority in this State will be
about twenty.Ave thousand, and that his
friends have elected ten out of the fourteen Il
linois Members ot the nextU. S. House of Rep.
THE PRESIDENTIAL ELEC TION.
Albaky, Nov. 10.?There is nothing more
definite to-night as to the result of the election
in this State than that the Democrats claim it
by a few hundred nnjotity, while the Union
ists insist that they have carried it bv at lea^t
?m imLTiImo^k' ^ot- >0.?Harford county gives
McClellan o6l majority; Union gain,'2i7. Fred
^Ck??nKty *lves Lincol? 1.235 majority; gala.
262 Washington county gives Lincoln 1,5*0
majority: gain, 1(0. ^
The latest footing up Indicates a Union ma
jority ol 6,000 on the home vote. The soldiers'
vote will, it is believed, increase it to U.ooo.
Creswell ^Uliod), in the First District, Is de
Phovid?n< k. R. I., Nov. 10?Block Island
gives 54) majority for Lincoln. The State com
plfte gives 5,(CI majority for Lincoln, exclu
sive ot the soldiers' vote.
^T- Eons, Nov. 9 ?The returns are meagre
The Republicans estimate Lincoln's maioritv
in this county between four and five thousand
?Sit 2i?^ ? John Ha?*n (Dem.) is prob
ably olected to Congress from the 1st district,
over Knox and Johnson (Rep.) Henrv T
tbe Pre8ent Representative from
the ?d district, is re-elected by a large majority
J^oubfedly carry the Stat*, and
as certain Radical ticket is regarded
FROM CITY POINT
The steamer Thomas Collyer arrivej here
this morning from City Point with the mails
and passengers, having been placed on the 1
^?n vp ce 01 the steamer M in hat tan.
The Col Iyer brings no news from the front
T.?'r,y Iebel deserters, fourteen of wh .m are
Of > trginia regiments and remainder of Missis
?ifiPhd,JSorthhCarulina regimeats, came up
on th- Coltyer, having taken the oath of alle
gianc*. Tne majority of them belong t > Long- '
Cf?^p8,? wh,ch' they 8a>"' 18 8t*Uoned '
between the Appomattox and Jnmes. Two !
divisions of this corps went up the Valley
sometime ago. but have since returned to the
deferse of Richmond, these deserters allege
,* '."J Lieat Joseph Roberta, of the Army of
tnej otomae, has been cashiered the service for
being drurkon duty and using disrespectful
language to his commanding officer.
George Copeland, a citizen, formerly em
ployed on the Government transport Francis,
has been tried by a court martial held within
the lines of General Grant's army, and sen
tenced to be confined at the Dry Tortugas d ur
ic* the war, for persuading soldier* to desert
Thomas Thompson, ot the 2oth New York
tried for desertion, has been disbon rably dis
missed the service, and sentenced to imprison
ment at the Dry Tortugas for three years.
Fatal Shooting at Thrrk Haiti: ? On
Saturday evening Captain Kin man, who for
merly was proprietor of the Bunton House, at
Terre Haute, shot and instantly killed a man
named Dorr. Dorr accused Kinman of being
too intimate with his (Dorr's) wife and stated
publicly that he would shoot Kinman on sight.
He went to the hotel while Kinman was at
fcupper, stationed himself at the dining room
door,pistol in band, to await Kinman's coming
out Kinman was notified of the fact, and as
he approach* d Dorr, he drew his pis'ol and
shot him d? fid. Kinman was arrested, tried,
Cihccit Court ?Monday last wa* the regu
w teim day of our Circuit Court: but Ju i^e
Brent wrote a letter to the Clerk, advising him
to adjourn the court from day to diy until the
Judge should be elected and qualified.
This has accordingly been done by the Clerk.
The rew Judg*> will receive bis cemmission lu
a lew days, and there need be but little delay
in the business of the Court ? Marlboro' Gazette.
Dkath of Count Nicholas Dk Giorgi.?
It is with soitow we announce the d-atii of
Count de Giorgi, the Minister President near
our Government, of bis Majesty the 12mp. ror
of Austria The Count died on Monday last
at h:s lodpmgs in New York having been ill
^ut a short time His funeral took place from
St Stephen's Church this morning at ten
W Mr. John Re. d, a compositor on the Bos
ton Poat, was seriously injured ou the??th iust.
by falling beneath the wheels of the street cars
in that city.
NOTICE TO HACKMBN.?All per*>a-< who
p,,wer ?r attorney to B.
. ilrS'i ?? .V0,0 H street, to prospcu'e the r
eUims for vehicles impressed into Th? Unitel
State* strvice by order of Gen, Wadaworth, in
Angus Hn" September. J8t2. to convey wninded
*?" b?ttle field or Bui! Run ar- notj
fled to call at the residence of Mr PREaN hhJ >?
rO've s ilra't drawn payable to the order'offach
elaiirant t .r the amount awarded him None but
those baTinsf executed the said power of at orney
need tall *? the claims allowed are those nnm< i
tii*re r , th. numbo- of said claims beiiif 63 hs
5or Vouchers ? bedule and certificate of General
urtioda e. Military Governor of tue District .,f
rr H ARMONY CIRCLE.?The regular meet
l>_5 ing f this Association will be held at the
etmgceue 81. > DAY neit, Nov. Uth. at o'clock
p. m. fty < rder of the President.
1f-*" 8. HBILBRUN'S. .'oc'y.
m * kctuhe OP MOST RBY. ARCH
HI *H01'SPALDI NG?Postponed f^om tbt> ,
SOih cf pteo > or?will b? delivered St Odd Fel I
*V PRIDAV KVXNIS&, ilth inst. for
the'benefit nf St. \ incent de Paul's Society. Sub- I
? huantliropby and Charity Compared."
r*5?R- ,na7 be had in Wanhington at
Jtllis a Mukte . tore. Kusseli's Bookstore, and at
t ota t. La..aii e, ai:d St-ara's Dru< Stor-s, ami D.
.A ? European Agent, and in Georgutown
?t J. L KidwellH Drug Store, and at the dr.or on
?m*i. tbn Lectur*, Ticket" sold f >r the
J" th September will be received for this Lecture. I
S<JHOOL8v7T,,# Committoe on !
tb? FirVt ? I * PU^'lc school building in
tkr,*n,l^K^' ,U',frCt,nTit# tb* Architects of
bViul.ni Vr *? pr* e?t plans for a s hool
pla^ ad'-t/i 'u;Ubif r,H !,? for the
i? e oesired infc rmation in refpr
or Vj B Tum" n1V' h* f?rnl-^ ?bV ?hinMayor. ;
H ,treCt north'
*? ^ILSON. Secretary. Ac.,
ncv 3 ectw No. 39.1 New York avenne.
- - ? between llth and 13th sts.
ir^Fc?^rs~Am^r lh" of 8t. Yia
tHI8 I Tuesday I >'V bk i Asylum will open
i.VS iXSWJS'SiiS'aS;?J'iS,''' ffih.1
17OR 8AtB?A OHEAT BARGAIN-o?? '
I4 ond-haud 8T*AH B^GINK, ? 'ft, ?"en ?*
A so. two geod WORK HORSES i
1 OBRKTSuN, Agent, No. 60 ProiAet .tr.-t '
4 corcftowa. nov u jt* \
|^OT8 AND CHILDREN'SOVJIR COATiT
OBF88 and SCHOOL SUITS fine and medium
o-allty ot low pricts.
Just received a largo aMortmort of Boys
Otlldron's Olnihiag of the most de?ir*bie I
a' U? and qualitus wblch we offer at the lowest
pricea WALL. 8TBPHBN8. A OO.,
novlHwlf [Intel ) 394 Pa aT.
| 'OWABD DINING ROOMS
No ? ,1H h?>twoe? uth and 13th.
Bavin* been thoroughly ronov?t?d,
will reopen on moralot, Oct. ltth. Thoso
Wufcl^To engaV b?aVthVrSl*J.*y'J-k V ?"Btk
*aa 4o ao by calllo* rooms. Traaaioot ess
* B. i^TTLJUTON, Frpprietor.
As rah am Livcols, President ot the United
Statee of America,
To all vhom it may oeiwvrrv.
Sati* factory evidence having been exhibited
tome that Tbodobo M anara, has been appoinU
ed Consulol the Republic of Guatemala at New
York, I do hereby recognise him as such, and
declare bim free to exercise and enjoy such
lunctions, powers, and privileges, as are al
lowed to Consuls br the law of nations or by the
laws ol the United States and existing treaty
stipulations between the Government of Gua
temala and the United States.
In testimony whereof, I have caused these
letters to be made patent, and the Seal of
the United States to be hereunto affixed.
Given under my hand at the city ol Wash
ington, the ?>tb day ot November, A.
[L.e.l I). 1^61, and of the independence of the
J United States of America, the 89th.
By the President:
W. Hchtie, Acting Secretary of State.
Just received a cargo of the celebrated Lowberry
(cr Larburyj COAL, especially recommended for
open grates or stoves 1. II. FULLER,
_iiov 11-lw* Corner of Hth and K streets.
WOLE LEATHER TRUNKS. LA DIES' DRESS
E* TRUNKS PACKING TRUNKS. VA-nrrto
LISE8, CARPET. I BATHER and CAN feHVN
VASS TRAVELING BAGS, Ac,, compri
sing the most extensive variety of traveling re
quisites, to be found in this city.
HALL, STEPHENS A CO..
nov ll-2wif 3522 Penn'a avenue.
COAL AT fO.SO PfTr- TON~Washin?toa
Branch of the Franklin Fuel Association of
Philadelphia 8ee circulars At Moore's Dm*
Store. 113 Pa. avenue; at Cassin's DrugS'ore.
7tb and M, at McPbeison's Drue Store, C*pitol
Hill, and at office ot Company. AOU7th street, nest
door to BalUntyne's Book Store. nov 11 lw*
Cranberries, new No 1 Mackerel, Smoked Beef,
choice Hams. Cheese. Butter, Egg*. Ac. with a
select stock of choice Fam'lv Groceries.
EGAN A I'ERRIE,
nov 11 3tif Corner E and 9th streets.
C1 EKTLEMEN'S CLOTHING"
I NEW YORK STYLES.
FINE AND MEDIUM QUALITIES.
We have now In store a lar?e and fine assortment
of Gentlemen's DRKf8 arrt BUSINESS SUITS,
of the latest styles, with a full stock of fine Shirts,
Lndershirts, Drawers, and Furnishing Goods
generally. WALL, STEPHENS A CO.,
nov 112wif J Intel 1 3tt? Pa. avenue.
On hard, a very soperior lot of Carriages, of the
nest style and finish, such as Rockaways, Buggies,
Extaision Tops, Phaetons, Jersey Wagons, Ac.
Carriag. s taken on storage. Repairing
promptly attended to. F"Ii'T H GRAHAM,
nov 11 3t* 409 Pa av and 374 D st.
ELLING OFF TO CL03K BUSINESS.
Having moved from 335 Pa av. to No *0 4S
street, ene coor from Md. av., < Island.) and being
determined to sell off my st >ck of MILLINERY
GOODS before the close of the season, I offer
trimmed Hat? from 13 to fin; velve' and silk Bon
nets from .?7 to fin; rich Bonnet Strings 75 centsa
yard: CloaRs, Shawls and Worsted Good* at re
duced pr-ces. You will save money if you walk to
No &0 4:* street, only three squares from the av
enue, and buy from J. P. HERMAN
nov 11 3t*
The world renowned lava tip com
BINATION GAS BURNERS.
Have at last been received, and are now on exhi
bition and for sale at No. 15 4.'2 street,(one door
below Dr. Sunderland's Church.) in this city
Their merits sneak for themselves; a trial of
these Burners will convice any and all persons that
they are what 1 a? Vug been needed by the con
sumers of gas in this city.
They give you a clearer, softer.and better light,
at from afteen to thirty and even forty per cent
l*ss money than you are now paying for gas
The Lava Tip i? such that it cannot corrode,
therefor* always rerasins clear and perfect.
The combinati< n of the Burner prevents any
more gas from passin* through it than is actually
I would respectfully solicit a rail from all those
interested, and examine for themselves into the
respective merits of the Burners
H. M. LAKE,
nov ll-2w* General Agent
??Y JAB. C. McGUIRS A 00., Auctioneers.
PEREMPTORY SALE OP TWO HANDSOME
SLLLI)I5U 1 0TS SEVENTH STREET, AT
THE 0"?NKR OF NORTn O ST.
On TUESDAY AFTERNOON. Nov. 15th, at 4*
o clock, on the premise*- we shall sell Lots No. 1
a'd 25. in J . Carroll Rrent's subdi vUion of Square
No lit), fronting 22'- f*et each on 7th street, at the
corner of Q street north, running back 95 feet to a
Terms: One lalf cash: the remainder in three
months, with interest, secured by a deed of trust
on the premises.
Conveyances and stamps at the coat of the pur
no 11 d J AS. C. McGUIRE A CO., Anct's
Y J. C. McGUIRE A CO., Auctioneers.
FURNITTTRE OF A LADY DECLINING HOUSE
KEEPING WILL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUC
TION ON THEPRKMI Eg. No. 369 CORNER
OF FIGHTKENTH AND H STREETS. EN
TRANCE ON EIGHTEENTH.
. On MONDAY MORNING, Nov. 14th, commenc
ing at lOo'clock, consisting of Parlor and Chamber
h urniture, as
Sofas, Chairs and Tables.
Bureaus, Bedsteads, and Washstands,
Mattresses, Pillows and Bolsters,
Carpets Rut's and Matting.
Dining Room Fiim;ture as Extension and Break
fast Tables, Chairs,
Crockery. Glass Ware and Cutlery,
Parlor and Chamber Stoves,
Cookiog Stoves and Kitchen Requisites.
no li d J. C. McGUIRE A CO.^Aucta^
Y THOMAS DOW LING, Auct.; George^ewn.
HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE AND EFFECTS AT
On WEDNESDAY MORNING, 16'h of Novem
ber. at lf?o'clock, at my Auction Store, No. 174
Brldue street, near the Market, Georgetown. I
will sell a general assortment of Household Fur
niture, beiny; the effects of persons declining house
Mahogany Ha;r-fe*t Chairs and Sofa
Mahogany Bureaus aad Sideboards
Four excellent Fea'her Beds and Mattresses
Chairs, TaMfs Washstands. Wardrobes, Ac
Secretary sod Bookcase. Bedsteads, Ac
Cooking, Psrlor and other Stoves.
140 yards new Ingrain Carpet, and many articles
riot mentioned. _
Terms ca*li. THOMAS DOWLING,
nov 11 Auctioneer.
BT J. C. McGUIRE & CO., Auetioneera.
CHANCERY SALE OfVaLUABLE SQUARE OF
GROUND ON 7TH ST WE^T, BETWEEN Q
ST. AND RHODE ISLAND AV.
On WEDNE-DAY AFTERNOON, Nov. 23d. at
S.'i o'clock, on the premises, by virtue of a decree
of the late Circv.it Court asd an amended decree
cf the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia.
sittinffasaCou'tof Equity.the latter decree da
ted 25tb of April, IH64. and rendered in a cause, No.
738, wherein Elizabeth Brent is complainant, and
Charles E. B'ent and others defendants, the un
dersigned will sell the wbolo of Square No. 420,
except two lota heretofore sold, subdivided Into
twenty five desirable Building Lots, fronting re
spectively on 7th and 8th streets west, between Q
street and Rhode Island avenue.
Terms: One-third cash; the remainder in 6 and
12 months, with interest.secured to the satisfac
tion of the trustee, or all cash, at the option of the
All conveyances and stamps at the expense of
J. CARROLL;BRENT, Trustee.
nov 11-eod J.C McGUlRE A CO., Aucta.
I^OR SALE?4.'iO cords best seasoned OAK
WOOD, cut. and 1,500 cords standing, situated
three miles from Scaeg's Switch, or four miles
from Beltsvilln. I will sell at a great bargain.
Addre's JOHN PATCn,61H H street, between
4th and f.tb, or call any evening after 6 o'closk.
1 v OW Discharging from the schooner Rena, at
Gunnell's WVarf, foot of llth at., IJSfH) bushels
very fine Jackron White Potatoes, selling less than
market price. Orders left with J . 0. Lewis, 492
7th ?t., or at my Store Pa. av., near 7th st., will
receiv prompt attention.
aov 9,3t? JESSE B. WILSON,
C'LOAK OPENING DAY
y AT MAXWELL'S,
THURSDAY, Nov. loth.
Second regntar opening this season of fall and
winter CLOAKS f>r ladies, misses and children in
bluck, grey, bri ?n and drab beaver cloth. Also,
in heavy frosted b??t?r c'oths, in all the lati-st
styles, inch as 8-.CQUES. COATS. BADGES,
CIRCULARS. Cll F.S r ERFIELDS, Ae. Ac
Remember the place is MAXWELL S
Emporium >f Cloaks and Fancy Goeds,
I'a. av.. bet. 9tb and l?th sts.
N. B. CLOAK and MANTILLA ROOMS in aec
ond story. nov 9-6t
M??.? ??i?Sp,K&0IIS0 ?roI
We invite particular attention to the large and
beautiful variety of N*W PATTERNS, never out
bafoTe.aultable for Embroidery, Braiding. Ac.
The Fluting done at this establishment is after
the most approved French method, and being
entirely free from gum cr paste, the goods does
not change in color, and is not affected by damp
ness. Please call and aee sample*
DORSBY BEOK, 504 9th street,
nov 8-lw* Second door north Penn. av.
ROPOBAL8 will be received by the Levy Onnrt
of Washington county, at the office of N. Cal
ien, Clerk of s?id eon-t lMh. corner f "t., until II
o'clock noon, on SATURDAY, the 12thNovember
instant, for tbe Grading and Gravelling of a new
road running from tne Hock Creek Church Road,
atuting from near the Blacksmith Shop, near
what la called Sander's HU1. according to the plat
??J?.?pwflcationt on file in said Ottrk9* office.
Tb? ?u^rint?nd?nt of Highway* will on the
"? 1 hnrada> and Friday, the Kith
and nth instants, from i to 4o'clock ?. tn.. to give
any information thnt may be re^ulrad
,? _ T. BOUDINOT.
jiovio zt Superintendent of Highway*.
fnfcktfl IB I*
LOST AND FOUND.
IOST-On the night of the lPth instant. het '??'n
j I s'reet and Odd Fellowa' Hall ?*?IJ HRaOR
UT The fioter w 11 be liherally rew?rl?d *v
leavirg it at No. 395 9th street west. ue*r the
cotiirr of I. H'
tjTBAYED OR STOLEN?On Wednesd** ni*ht,
J? 9th inst , a spoiled red and white CAT F a^out
Tmcnthsold. Any pe?son ?iving i> forma'ion of
him Ft to find him will he liberally rewar led,
by appl> in* to JOHN CROWLIi.corner of4S
H streets. IsUrd. norli ;tt*
CTRATID OR STOLEN?From the subscriber.
on Tuesdsy. the 8th instant, a large ?ire<l red
COW. with large horns, and a >ump on h"r right
ai'e, f R Toward will he ^aid if returned to PAT
RICK BROWN, J*C*i?on Alley, between ft ini rt
REW ABD?Lost on the evening of the K>th
iiia'ant, between 17th and 11, and 15th and I
sts., a dark FUR COLLAR, lined with brown ailk
The above reward will be paid for itsreturito
No. 2*t> H at., or to the Major General's Office,
18th and 1'a. avenue, it*
AKIN UP-A SORREL HORSE. about four
teen bands. with m*re cropped off abort. Had
on a Governmett sadrfle. bridle, halter, and a red
artillery blanket. The owner ia requested to come
forward, prove property. r*y charges. and take
him away. M B 80HENCK.
hot 11-2w* Clerk at Central Guardhouse.
LOST-Or Tuesday afternoon, a small black
MONEY PURSE, containing two ts notes and
pome small chance, and a check on Gettysburg
Bank. A liberal reward will be given if left at
the Star Office. nor in it*
C-.)n REWARD -Lost, a POCKET BOoKTMn"
tailing about 1180. on Wednesday after
noon, hftween Mr. Fearson's storj, Congress st.,
and 1?1 Water st , Georgetown. Apply 101 Water
it., Georgetown nov 10 St*
F'KTRAY ?Found trespassing on the premi^eslif
' the subscriber, on the 24th instant, three
MILCn COMrS. The own^r or owners are re
quested to eume forward, prov? property, pay
charges. and take them awav. RICHARD WIL
LIAMS. near Tennallytown, D C. nor lf>-2t*
STRTYKfTAWAY FROM THB~STB S OR THER",
Joesnp Parris, a black and tan terrier DOG. an
swers to the name of Rover, two teeth out of under
jaw in front. A reward will be given for him, or
information where he can he fonnd.
nov m .lt* on K street, bet 19tn and ?th.
rpAKEN UP -A SORREL HORSE, ah >ut fnur
1 teen hands, with mane cropped off short. Had
on a Government saddle, bridle, halter, and a red
artillery blanket. Inquire of W. B. SCIIBNCK.
Clerk Central Guardhouse, no 9-?t*
^TRAYED OR STOLEN^A smaH~r?d 30~W,
v? with strall. neat horns; end of tail white Any
information respecting her will be liberally re
warded. L. W. WORTHINOTON.
nov 93t^ Grocery, comer 8th and M s's.
rOST?On Tuesday evening, at Ford's Theater,
J or between ther* and 4Sstreet, on the avenue,
a circular GOLD PIN, with coral rose. The Under
will be cuitably rewarded by leaving it at the Star
OffiC", BiV 9 3t*
InAVK ATTENDED WHEN MK3 SARAH
WESTFRBERGER was acting a* ladies nurse,
and I conaider her as attentive and anxious to
please as any other nurse that I know of. Her
residence is en 14th street, 4?6, between D and E.
Washington. D. C. no 9-3t*
DR. BACK E R, THE~M68T~WONDBRFUL AS
trologer. No. 470 Jth street, hetweei D and E.
(\ip stairs) who. give* full and *ho-ough infor
mation concerning all affairs through li'e. with
ard in regard to Health, Wealth, and Marriage,
Love Affairs, Journeys. Law Suits. Ahsent F-iends,
Sickness and Death. Dr Backer can he consulted
from 7 in the Morning till 8 in tbe Evening,
i ov 4-Sw*
Boarding?NicM, rumi.hM rooms ard ir?t
ciafs BOARD at 156 G street, between ??th and
21*t streets, three squares from the War and Navy
Departments, Charges reasonable. nov ll-6t*
BOARDING?Several fine Room", with first
class Board, can be secured bv application at
4 3'2 G street, in rear of Patent Office. A'ao.a few
Table Boarders can be accommodated. no ll-5t*
FIVE OR SIX MECHANICS CAN-BE VCC _)M~
modated with ROOM and BOABD: a'so. a few
Table Boarders, at No. 399 Jlth at., between K and
Massachusetts avenue. nov 11 3t'
C^OOD BOARD AND ROOM8?Furnished or un
T furnished, can be bad at No *$0 Gty street,
Georgetown. Gentlemen preferred. n 10-3t*
I BURNISHED ROOM 87 WITH^BOARD at No. 1
Franklin Place, I street, between 13th and 14th
sts, A few day hoarders can be acco jimodated.
TWO PERSONS CAN BE ACCOMMODATED
with ROOM and BOARD in a private family.
Terns J3n in advance. 3*0 E st. nov 81w*
BALLS, PABTIES, &c.
THE THIRD GRAND BALL
SADDLE AND HARNESS MAKERS' ASSOCIA
of Washington, D. C., will take place at
on E street, between 9th and 10th, on
MONDAY EVENING. November 14th.
The Comnittee has made all necessary arrange
merts to make this Ball equal anv ever given JA
in this city. A full brass and string band is
engaged for the night, which, as they haveJB
promised, will perform some of their choicettHB
pieces before the opeoing of the Ball.
Tickets SI, admitting a fentleman and ladie*.
No hats orenps allowed in the hall.
niavarer.i ?C. Smith. Wm. Bennett, II. J. Lees
netzer. B L Roland, 0. Burgess. nov 10-4t*
rpHIRD GRAND BALL
1 of the ft*
INDEPENDENT SOCIALS jt
will be given at the
ODD FELLOWS' HALL, 7th street, mm
On MONDAY EVgNING. November 14.1SS4.
Tickets. ONE DOLLAR, admitting a Gentleman
Weber's Bras* and Cotillon Band bas been en
gaged lor the occasion.
Commxtur. cj Arrnntem^nts.
R B. Beed, S. H. Stewart, J. Mentgomery,
M W. Leese, O W.Brown, J. W Healy.
C J. King. W. HOsborn, J. W. Withers,
ft. W. ftladmon, C. W. Tenly, J. E. Hodgson.
J. W. Hunter, Jos.GattOj nov 8-Ct*
G R A~N D BALL
will he given by
EASTERN CLUB, No. 7,
On TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH
C. C. Anderson, Wm. J. Poster,
J n. Ford, J. Eichengreen,
Tickets, admitting a gentleman and ladies, $1
F it. LABBE'8
Will reopen for the season on Tuesday, Nov. 15th,
at Parker's Hall. Pa avenue, between 6th
and 7th streets, directly opposite the Metro- f(*
Days of tnl>ion for ladies, misses and mai UM
ters, Tuesdavs, Thursdays and Saturdays, from 3
o'cleck until 7. Gentlemen's class same evening,
from 8 o'clock until half past 10. For particulars
please call at the ball on the above days.
The hall can be rentod for balls or parties by ap
plying as abeve. nov 9-lw*
MARINI'S FASHIONABLE DANCING ACAD
TEMPERANCE HALL, Jt
E street, between 9th and liith sts.
This Academy is now open for the reception of
Dats or Tcitio*.
For Ladies, Misses and Masters ? Tuesdays,
Thursdays and Fridays, from 3 to 5 p. m.
Gentleman's Class?Tuesdays, Thursdays and
Saturdaya, from 8 to in p. m.
Those desirous of joining may do so by applying
at the Academy during school hours. Quarter
commencing on entry. oc 8
P R. LABBE'S BANGING ACADEMY.
F. R. LABBE has the honor of informing his
patrons and the public that in consequence ?%
of bis not beingable to obtain his room until SH
November, he Is obliged to postpone the WM
commencement of his classes in Washington
until thattime. Due notice will be given in future
advertisements of tbe exact time. sep 15
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And purchase one or more of thnir COOKING
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The FANNY VOHRESTRR. (Oook.)
The BOILER! OP CROTON.
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4 noo PIKCKS I.1BT
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30 case* of all the beat brands of
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at much reduced prices.
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371 and 37iS Seventh street,
nov 5-lw* Third door above I street.
QRAND OPENING OF CLOAKS.
We shall open on MONDAY, 7th instant.
?00 BEAUTIFUL CLOTH 8AQUB8 AND OIR'
CULABft, OF OUR OWN MANUFACTURE.
Having bought the cloth in large quantities, last
June, we are enabled to sell then SI per cent, lees
than any othsr boose. 0*11 mob and get your
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Baltimore Bargaio 8'ores,
tHw* >71 and 37S 7th st.. M door above I.
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BO*. ALEX. WOLOW8KI Opaned New Sing
irg Class on very reasonable terms All tnoee
ladles sod gentlemen who would like to Jjin W?
Om'orios will enter their names at his residence.
It. 4Sl Uwlti iff
4 O'CLOCK P. M.
Jay Cooke * Co. furmsh the following qaj.
tlttoni or Government securities:
Washington. Not. 11, 1964
U. S- 6'a Coupon 18SI 107 lu
ll. S 5-80's... ? .<101 102
7 3-ln Treasury Notes 107 _
One Year Certificates 95 s, 96#
Certificate Checks 95 \
Nbw York?First Boarp,
Coupon*, 107#. 5-8o's, It) 1 #; Certificates, 96 \;
THE SITUATION IN THK WEST.
We deem it not improper at this time to state
that Gen. Sherman's army has been heavily
reinforced and otherwise strengthened, es
pecially in the arm of cavalry; all bis dis
mounted men having been remounted. The
j fore? (two corps) under Qen. Thomas, now In
i Hood's front, has also been satisfactorily rein
| forced and strengthened, and is amply suf
ficient to ineure that Hood can do no damage
: to speak of in Tennessee or Kentucky, which
. semis to be his aim. Sherman is operating
with bis other five corps in different bodies in
Hood's rear, and is already between him
aiid any possible line for his retreat south
when be sees the necessity of so doing, which,
we apprehend, will not be long hence. The
direction of the marching of all the fine corps
with which Sherman has thrown himself upon
Hood's line of communications leads to the
convict ion that be aims also to take Selma and
Montgomery, if not march on in the same
direction to Mobile. From the facts we state
above, the public will see how much reliance
is to be placed in the story of Sherman's ad
vance on Charleston.
Maryland's majority for Lincoln will range
somewhere between nine and eleven thousand.
Her first Congressional District (the Eastern
Shore,) goes from three to four thousand bet
ter for him, than it did for the New Constitu
tion last month. This result in Maryland indi
cates plainly that the people are earnestly anx
ious to make the most of their advantages in the
race of industrial and intellectual progress, se
cured in the adoption of her New Free State
Constitution; thousands who voted againstthat
measure (which deprived themselves or their
immediate friends of much nominal property,)
having thus so soon evinced their reconcile
ment to it, and their determination not sulkily
to throw away the advantages to themselves
as a people It so surely affords.
The result of the recent election in New
York State is as follows:?Lincoln carries the
State by from 5,000 to 8,COO majority. Fenton
is elected over Seymour bv from 8,000 to 10,000
majority. The Congressional delegation stands
21 Union to 10 Democrats, with one district?
Brooks'?in doubt. Both branches of the Leg
islature is decidedly Union by a ls-ge ma
The returns received to-day modify the re
ports of yesterday, by giving Missouri to Mr
Lincoln, thus reducing McClellan's electoral
vote to 21, out of 24!). Lincoln probably car
ries every State except New Jersey, Delaware
Personal.?Mr. Frederick Seward, Assist
ant Secretary of State, returned to this city this
morning from his home at Albany, New York.
Heisronfined to bis room to-day, we regret to
say, from ?he effects of a fall received while on
his way here.
FROM NEW YORK.
Glorious Returns?The Times Claims S*?3o
.Majority for Lineoln?The Election of
Brooks to Congress to be Contested?Ken
ton Undoubtedly Elected Governor.
New York, Nov. 11.?The Herald says Fen
ton is undoubtedly elected Governor.
The Tribune says the election of Brooks to
Congress will be contested on account of
The Timet claims a majority for Lincoln of
Alleghany County Gives Lineoln 9,500
Majority?Net Union Gain in 36 Counties
New York, Nov.ll.?The Tribune publishes
the followirg .
PiTTSituBG, Nov. 10.?Union majorities:
Alleghany county, 8,500; Armstrong, 210; But
ler, 250; Crawford, 1,GCQ; Erie, 3,000; Indiana,
1,hC0. Lawrence, 1,812; Mercer, 400; Somerset,
850; Washington, loO; Venango, 356. Net Union
gain over October in 36 counties, 8,409. Wayne
county gives McClellan 870 majority; Union
FROM NEW YORK.
An Alliance Between Mexico and tho
Southern Confederacy Denied?The Max
imilian Government Denies any Rela
tions with Them.
N ew Y ork, No v. 11 .?The Courier des Etats
Unis, of this city, to-day authoritatively de
nies the statements published that an alliance,
offensive or defensive, existed between Mexico
and the Southern Confederacy.
The Imperial Government of Maximilian, It
declares, does not, nor never has, entertained
any relations with the rebel government at
Union Majority iu New York from 5,000 to
Alkany, N. Y'., Nov. 11.?Sufficient returns
have now been received here to Indicate beyond
a doubt, the success of the Union ticket in the
State by from five to ten thouBaud majority.
THE ELECTION IN ILLINOIS.
St. Louie, Nov. 11.?Several strong pro
slavery counties in this State give Lincoln a
majority. The Republicans claim nearly the
fuli Congressional delegation.
A TERRIBLE TORNADO IN ILLINOIS.
Houses Blown Down, and Five Persons
Hilled and Twelveor Fifteen Wounded.
St. Louis, Nov. 11.?A terrible tornado
pasted over Chester, Illinois, at 2 o'clock yes
terday morning. Over a dozen houses were
blown down and completelv demolished, bnry
ing their sleeping inmates in the ruins. Five
persons were billed and twelve or fifteen
wounded, some of them seriously. The brick
church w?s blown to atom*. S -veral skiffs in
the river were carried nearly one mile np the
Testimonial to be tendered Captain Wins
Boston, Nov. 11.?A committee has been ap
pointed by the Peston Board of Trade to adopt
suitable meaaaies to t?.-tify to Captain Wins
K w the grateful recoer'tlon of the Merchants
o' Boston ior his galla rry in sweeping from
tl e ocean so destinctlrv &n enemy as the Ala
The News from Sherman's Army Favor
Locisvillk, Nov. 11.?'The news from Sher*
man's army is important and favorable, but
The Gnnbeat Yanderbilt Spoke*.
New York, Nov. 11.?'The gunboat Vander
bilt was spoken on the 8th instant in latitude
33 crutoing for pirates.
The Gunboat Menticello Arrived at St.
Johns. N. B.
8t. Johns, N. B., Nov. 11.?The gnnboat
Monti cello arrived here this morning.
Hew Vork Stock Market?First Beard.
(By the People's Line?Office 511 Ninth street.1
Raw York, Nov. 11 ?U. S. 1881, coupon 6's,
107 X ; U.S 5 20*s, 101 Certificates of Indebt
edness. 96#; Gold, 242#; N. Y. Central, 126#;
Erie, 102#; Hudson River," 124#; Reading, 198;
Michigan Central, 129#; Michigan Southern,
75; Illinois Central, 128#; Cleveland and
Pittsburg, 106: Cumberland eoal Preferred,
93#; Cleveland and Toledo, : Oblcaroand
Rock Island, -?; Mllwaukle and Prairie da
Chiea, ?; Pittsburg, Fort Wayne and Chica
go, ; Alton and Tar*a Haute, ?; Chicago
and NorUwsatsra, 45#; QniekeUvec, 95.
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IMPORTANT FROM THE SOUTH
A Splendid Victory bT (ifn. Oillem -East
Ttauf??ff liaaRimtui far Lincoln?
Hood'* \V h r r r a I'tiui? t'nku^? n Sher
man t> movement* to Electrify the Na
Niw York, Not. 11.?A specia' despatch te
the Tim'i, lrom Nashville on tb- linh, says
Generel Gillem has utterly routtd tbe enemy
in East Tennessee, driving him In great cen
fnsion forty miles. This advance is ninety
miles ea?t of KnoxTille. The rebels are at
Bristol, being strengthened by Vlrginia militia
The reports concerning the destruction of
Government property on land at Johnsviile
has been jjreatly exaggerated. No a pprehen
sitns are nntertained with regard to its safety.
The destruction ot Government and private
propeity on the river is complete, involving
The election in East Tennessee is unani
mously for Lincoln.
The following Is the vote of Ohio ami Penn
sylvania soldiers at Atlanta:
Pennsylvania?Lincoln, 1,273; McClellan,
Ohio?Lincoln 010; McClellan, iW.
Our entire railroad and telegraph communi
cations are complete and secure.
Hood's exact whereabouts are unknown to
the authorities. Federal movements will be
developed at the proper time, and will electrify
FROM THE FRONT.
Army Election Returns?*,000 Majority
for Lincoln?The Arrest of Pennsylvania
State Agents?Artillery Firing on the Ap
pomattox?Important Order by General
[Correspondence Associated Press. J
Headquarters Akmy ok the Potomac,
Nov. 10?The returns of the voting in this
army have nearly all been ascertained. The
Pennsylvania soldiers give a majority of 3,030
for Lincoln. The Western regiments also give
small majorities for the same ticket. The total
vote in the combined armies before Richmond
and Petersburg is put down at 1-,000: Lincoln's
majority being about 8,(K 0.
Several Pennsylvania State agents were yes
terday placed under arrest, on account of their
having blacks with names spelt wrong. They
are held to await the decision of the Secretary
of War, the matter having been referred to him.
Uuiet still prevails on the lines, excepting
some artillery firing on Wednesday evening
near the Appomattox.
The following order has been issued from
HradquarUrs Army of the Potomac, November
7, IH51.?The 8th New York heavy artillery,
IGUh New York volunteers and 36th Wiscon
sin volunteers having been reported to the
Major General Commanding as having be
haved with distinguished bravery during the
engagement of October 27, 1804, on Hatcher's
Run, be takes pleasure in restoring to those
gallant regiments the right to carry colors, ot
which they were deprived by his General Or
der No. 37, of September 23, 1861.
2. It having been reported to the Maj. Gen'l
Commanding that the colors of the following
mentioned regiments, recently lost in battle,
were lost under circumstances that reflect no
dishonor upon those regiments, they are here,
by permitted to carry other colors, namely:
Oth New Hampshire Volunteers. 5-th Mas
eachuseets Volunteers. SIstNew York Volun
teers. 45th Pennsylvania Volunteers. 105th
By command of Maj. Gen'l Meade.
S. Williams, Assistant Adj't Gen'l.
W. I). McGreoor.
JEFF. DAVIS'S MESSAGE.
The Confederate Congress assembled at Rich,
mond on Monday last, and on that day he sent
in bis message.
Davis opens up with the startling declara
tion that the campaign of 1861 has been favora
ble to the Confederacy. They have recovered
ground in Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi,
&.c. In Louisiana he says the dominion ot the
United States is reduced to the country com
manded by the fleet, and in Arkansas to "a few
for'jfled posts." But he omits to mention the
important consideration that what is so held
by the fleet and the fortified posts Is of such
importance as to give the United States the
virtntl command of the whole territory, so that
whenever it shall be the policy of the National
Government to move troops into Arkansas and
wesvrn Louisiana, they will be able to repos
sess the country without a serious contest. This
little matter in the military way Mr. Davis
finds it convenient to leave out of his account.
In reciting his successes, he also makes men
tion of Price's invasion of Central Missouri, to
enable the people ot that State to strike a blow
tor ''their liberation." Well, they did strike
tnat blow for "liberation," bat it was "libera
tion" from the tender mercies of Price's as
sassins and robbers, and the effect of the
"blow" was to hurl Price headlong from Mis
souri, with the loss of all his artillery and
wagt.a trains, and witn his liberating army
dlsoipnnized into a fugitive rabble.
Davis discusses Atlanta. He says the cap
ture ot that place by the Union army has had
no ad ? erse "influence on the spirit or the cour
age" the Confederacy. What he may mean
by adverse influence, we of coqrse are unable
to say; but the capture of Atlanta had the ef
fect to create wider spread discontent at the
South, and eli-eit numerous letters looking to a
termination of the war and reconstruction of
the Union from statesmen of the highest po
sition in the "Confederacy." This feeling
spread from Georgia to South Carolina on the
one side, and to Alabama on the other, and to
counteract it a convention of the Governors of
the States was necessary, and was held at Au
gusta. It had the effect in Alabama to prevent
tbe Legislature from voting a single dollar, or
ti king a single step to prolong the war in that
State. It likewise compelled Davis himself to
make a pilgrimage to Georgia to correct its
"influence," where he admitted the loss of At
lantn to be a deplorable event, and where it
afler'-d his temper to such an extent that he
fell ? to Cursing like a very drab," pious as he
preimds to be. It also had sufficient inilu
en<. r0 cause Gov. Brown to call the Georgia
mi: . from the service of Hood in ntter dis
gut [f these are not adverse influences r?n
the spirit and courage of the Confederacy, Jeff,
mus. iiave a very peculiar notion Of idver?
H- i -ien goes on to say that "Sherman has
fceei i impelled to withdraw on the line of his
ad' t.ce," and he indulges in a nice bit of
gi ation over this purely imaginary result.
1 us time they are probably somewhat bet
tei . ormed at Richmond of the direction in
vi ru Sherman has "withdrawn," and what
a .-??? t ling commentary will his Dresent where
at be upon this piece of falsehood in the
' mg disposed of these unpleasant subjects,
D. ? ? then turns to his unhappy " foreign
re ins." Here he relieves himself by venting
a .t-1 at Christendom in general and per
r ? - England in particular.
? m t;e rebel finances. Davis, after remarking
tb ? ere is nothing discouraging in the state
ot ur.. ecuniosityin which rebeldom is plunged
Uj> i. the eyes, immediately goes off into a
1hiu> i ation over the worthless condition of the
c uticy. He says that the chief difficulty lies
ii "want ot faith in its ultimate redemp
ti- ? '* Davis proposes to correct this popular
int r-lity by "pledging the faith" of the Con
te< racy against any further "taxation" of
nt t. This is only another way of calling for
a ledge against repudiation; for the late
?m- * of thirty, three per cent, of their treasury
nc t- in circulation was repudiation to that
J e urges universal conscription, and says:
"Tiie exemption from military duty now ac
corded by law to all persons engaged in certain
specified pursuits or professions, is shown by
experience to be unwise: nor is it believed to
be defensible in theory. The defense of home,
home, family, and country is universally rec
ognized as the paramount political duty of
every member of society; and in a form of gov
ernment like ours, where each citizen enjoys
an equality of rights and privileges, nothing
can be more invidious than an unequal distri
bution of duties and obligations."
In regard to the propoaed arming of slaves,
Davis professes to be against the measure, for
reasons that he sets forth, hut really because
the bare mention of it has already called forth
a storm of opposition from all quarters of the
South. He consequently submits to bis Con
gress a modified proposition. He suggests that
forty thousand slaves should be taken as
pioneers and engineer laborers; that it will be
necessary to hold these for considerable
lengths of time; that the Confederacy should,
therefore, buy these slaves, and having thus
acaulred a right of "property" in them, shontd
then consider them as ''persons," and offer
them their liberty as a reward for their fideli
ty. It is queried whether they shall be sot free
at the commencement ot their military service
as an Inducement to be faithful, or whether
they shall be held In slavery until the end, and
then emancipated as a reward. He inclines to
the latter plan. ... A ,, ,
But this proposition will fall in the rebel
Congress, where the slareholdlng Interest is
largely in the ascendant. It has already raised
a storm of opposition. It is held to be a worse
form of "abolition," and a more flagrant viola
tion of State rights than anythingevar proposed
by President Lincoln. The Richmond Whig
has already pounced upon this part of the
message with savage seventy.
On ttie question of peace Jeff is lugubrious.
"The disposition of this Government for a
peaceful solution ot the issues which the ene
my has referred to the abttrament of arms has
been too often manifested, and Is too well
known, to need new assuranoes. Bat while it
is true that individuals and parties ia the
United S ates have indicated a desire to substi
tute reason lor force, and by negotiation to stop
the farther sacrifice of bumaa life, and to ar
rest tlve calamities whioft bow an lot both coon
tries, authorities who control ibe Oav?rn
ment of our enemies have too ott*n &nd too
clenrlv express* d their resolution to mnke no
pence except on term* of oar unconditional ?tib
tnission aud degradation, to leave ? anv hop#
of ihe ceMauon of DoHilitlM until the dilution
of their ability to conqner us is dispell.
Atnone thou* who are already disposed tJT
neace manv are actuated by principle and dit
aoDroval and abhorrent* of the iniquiteut war
fare that their Government is waging, while
others flre moved by the conviction that it is no
?ong? to the Interest of the United State. ?,
continue a strr-ggle >? which success u unit
^Whwnever this fast growing conviction shill
nave taken firm root In the minds of a major
ity of the northern people, there will be pro
duced that willingness to negotiate for peace
which is now confined to our side. Peace is
manifestly impossible unless desired bf both
fiattlM TO this war, and the disposition Tor It
among our enemies will be best and most cer
tair.ly evoked by 'he demonstration on our pvi
nf ability ?nd unshaken d-termlnation to de
fend our Tights, and to bold no earthly price
too deai lor their purchase Whenever th-re
shall be on the part of our enemies a desire for
neace there will be no difficulty in finding
means bv which negotiation can be opened;
but it is obvious that no agency can be called
into action until this desir" shall be mutual.
When that contingency shnll happen. theGov
ernment to which is confided the tre*ty-m\
uin? rower can be at no loss for means adapted
to accomplish so desirable an end.
In the hope that the day will soon b> reached
when under L?i fine favor these States may be
allowed to enter on their former peaceful pur.
suits and to develop the abundant natural ie
sources with which they are blessed |-t us
then resolutely continue to dev .to our united
,ir,d unimpaired energies to the defense of our
homes our lives and our liberties. This is the
path to poace. Let us tread it with con
fidence in the assured result.
< 'if a no e in trk Police Sitt krintbn obticv
The Board of Metropolitan Police Inst evening
accepted the resignation ol W. H. Webb, Esq ,
as Superintendent of I'dice tendered in July
last to take eflect on the 1st proximo. The
Board unanimously elected A. O. Richards,
Esq., to succeed Mr. Webb.
While the community will reeret to part
with Mr. Webb, who has conducted the busi
ness of bis department with an efficiency, tem
pered by habitual courtesy, th.it has won for
him universal regard, they will rejoice that
the responsibilities of this important position
devolve upon one so well qualified to au.-tain
them properly as Mr. Richarfls
Mr. Richards has already filled important
positions in this community anil always with
the greatest credit to himself. In the Hoard of
Aldermen and elsewhere, be will be remem
bered by the friends of the Public Schools for
bis energetic labors in the cause of education.
He linn** to his tatk the needed q ualities of firm
ness,dignity of character, integrity,energy, and
gTeat execuslve ability.
1 He will enter upon the discharge of thedu
i ties on the 1st of December.
The Hoard unantmou>ly appointed Mr. Webb
to act iu the capacity of le?al adviser of the
Hoard, a position that will not interfere with
' hi= professional busicess.
The Hoard made no appointments of patrol
men, but dismissed John F. Lynch, patrolman
ol the the 7th precinct from the force, for diso
The Funeral oh Mr. Hoiser.?The fune
ral of the late Wm. Hou?-er, %vuo died so sud
denly on Tuesday morning iu front of Odd
Fellows' Hall, took place from that hall on
Wednesday afternoon, at 1 o'clock. The fune
ral sermon was preached in the library room
of the ha'l, by the Rev. Mr Leach, of Gorsuch
Chapel, island. Ttiefnaeral procession then
proceeded to the Congressional Cemetery, ac
companied by a large concourse of friends of
the deceased and of the order, where the rites
ot the oroer were performed by Chaplain
Grant, ot F.xcelsior Lodge, and the body of
the deceased deposited in a vault.
Excelsior Lodge deserves much praise for
| their devotion and services on this occasion.
Everything was provided that could be wished
in connection with the intennent of the de
Arbehtko.?Last evening, a colored hack
man. named Aso Lewis at the Depot, grossly
insulted en old lady who peddles around that
place, and on being remonstrated with, he
threatened to use his whip on some of her
companions. Officer Clements arrested him,
but it was with difficulty that he could carry
him to the Station,as a number ot those stand
ing around were about to Ivnch him, and
probably had not the night been clear, they
might have succeeded. This morning he was
brought out before Justice Handy, who fined
him which he conld not pay, and in de
tault he was sent to the workhouse lor sixty
Another Horse Care?Yesterday after
noon, Officir Brewer arres.ed F. Freiend on
the charge of having in his possession a stolen
horse, belonging to John B Kihl, which was
taken from the Arsenal gate in June last. The
case was heard by Justice Miller this morn
ing, when a number of witnesses were sworn,
and it was proved that the horse had passed
through several hands, and was traced to a
Mr. Reeside. The Justice di?missed the case
and ordered the horse to be returned to Kihl,
and advised the parties tD look to Reeside to
make good the loss.
Cut his Throat.?Last ev ning a wooden
legged soldier took lodgings at Sullivan's, cor
ner of 1st street west and C street north, and
this morning he was found in his bed with his
throat cut, from which the blood was running
freely. The deed had been done with a razor,
which was found near him, and probably
while he was under the influence of liquor.
His name could not be ascertained, as when
found he was unable to speak, his windpipe
being severed. Officer Clements took him to
the Sanitary Home, where his wounds were
Real Estatb Sales.?Messrs. McGnire A.
Co. sold yesterday afternoon two brick honses
on Pennsy 1 vania'avenue, between 1st and '2d
streets, to B. Maury, for ?l.3t?0, and two frame
honses, to George Baum, for Sl,l iO.
The Drafted Men.?But one of the drifted
men reported to-day, S. V. Bogan. of the
Fourth Ward, who furnished a substitute,
Affairs In Georgetown.
Thk New Market.?The Mayor called A
special meeting of the Councils last nigai to
consider matters connected with the new mar
ket-house, but there being no quorum of the
Aldermen present, no business conld be trans
Increasing Religious Interest.?The re
vival at Congress.street Church increases in
interest. Last night Rev. Dr. Ball preached
and conducted the service at the altar. Twen
ty-twopenitents presented themselves,and five
The Police ?The sergeant of this precinct
reports the following cases this morning:
Charles Beatty, for striking John Moulden
with an ale glass, lacerating his head, was fined
??2.14 tor disorderly conduct. Mary McCann.
disorderly, abusing her neighbors; ?'2.14. Kob't
Rhodm, stoning a house; do. Harriet Lee. dis
orderly; 91.44. Geo. Nichols and John Nich
ols, suspicion of larceny; dismissed.
FLorR and Grain Market.?There are no
arrivals of flour or grain reported to-day. Mar
ket steady, with an active demand at quota
tions of yesterday.
An Exciting Chase.?Yesterday afternoon,
as some deserters were being conducted from
Provost Marshal lngraham's office to Forrest
Hall, when on Bridge str -er, Georgetown, one
of the scamps, named Steele, jumped the gnard
and made tracks, darting up an alley, between
Congress and High streets. One of the guard
drew a bead on the runaway, but, nnfertu
nately, instead of hitting him,the bullet passed
through the store window of Mr. Crandall,
stationer, In its course knocking the shape ont
of some books and toys, and striking a show
case on the counter, leaving its mark. A sales
man and customer were iv range, and only
that the show case frame was of hard wood,
might hare received tne bullet The chaae
after the deserter was exciting men, soldiers,
boys, contrabands, and dogs; finally he was
run down and token to Forrest Hall, where the
Major commanding cooled him of!" with the
shower bath. This is the third time the mu
Had deserted bis regiment, and be will likely
receive his deserts. Major Littler called upon
Mr. Crandall, and informed him he would pay
'or the damage done by the wandering bullet.
We should have said that Mr. Crandall's store
s on the corner of the alley up which the '
leserter made tracks.
Canal.?Arrived?Boats Brown and Sarah
\nn, with 214 33-100 tons coal to the Cumber
and Co.; Happy Traveller and F. L. Tllgh
nan, 21B-17 tont to Hampshire- and Baltimore
3o ; A. E Stone and C. A. Fanble, 205-11 tons
o New Hop# Co ; Defiance and H. F Kindle,
!16.titons to Borden Oo ; Indnstry, 112 ie tons
o Central Co.; J. F. McCnllon and A. H.
Brandt. 20904tona to Plant; Michael Lienaa
ind Jno O'Brien. 212 30 tons to American Oo.;
fncob Brangle, 112-14 tone to Jas. Young. Ds
>arted?the Severn, with salt for Cumber
and, and nine boats light.
rw P I A N 08!
L/Rl AT A BARGAIN, very nearly new, rose*
rood case, seven octave*, iron frame?
}faickerinc A Sons' PIAN6. HOTI
? new and beautiful Checkering A Boas' PI If OS.
do. do Hallet, Davie A Oo. PIANOS,
P assorted maters.
Old Pianos taken in exchange.
S2w,t of BAND INSTHUMMTS.
>BCM8, GUITARS. VIOLINS. 4c mrwwm
JOHN F. BWH,
norltt 30?Pa.?y.,fcei, nhan4l?U?te,
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