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Tuesday Morning, April ll, 1.865. The New State Capitol. The new State Capitol-presented a very con? spicuous mark 1o thc enenry's cannon on Lox? ing heights, yet fortunately sustained but little . iajury-?one, indeed, which cannot be easily r*paire~d. Five shots Etruck tho front, yet nor.? ef them did any serious d aaa* go, except one. This shattered the ornamented sill and ballus tera of ono ?f the corridors of the principal floor. Another shell iajurecl a fluted column on the centre projection. Two s,hots hit the . interior ?f the brick arch over tho Eastern front centre window, and two otlipr shot? struck and slightly scaled off the granite jamb division of the same treble centre wintlow in the East ern. frontt When'in possession" the' barbarian! ?%ried, in a petty manner, to deface and defile a; mitch as they could. They wrote, their name. in pencil on~the marble, as ambitious ol' disliie tion in malice as Mawworm was in humility - - giving their companies and regiments, ant sometimes "coupling appropriately foul com . 'mciils with their signatures, thus nddrce .<! t< posterity. Th.ey*seem to have found consider able sport iii their practice, with br?ck-ba'ts, o fragments of rocks, ns sharp-shoot er ; andjirnak ing the flue bronze statue of Washington thei mark, they won various successes against hi face, breast and legs. Sundry bruises an. abrasions are to bc found upon the head an ^front, and a part of his cane has been earrie away among their spolia opima. 'Hie fine! sculptured oak leaf decorations of thc marbi daer pilasters at the Vain entrance door of tli principal floor ?vet the Northern front."rs we aa tho orur'jiecta of Hie. soflit of that door; hat been seriously defaced. TThe, beaks ef t! eagles, in the panels above, and to thc right an left of that doorway, as also the lower portioi of the fasce? on each* side of the same, ha\ been beaten out. The corner, or groin stoui and basement cornice at the South-western c? nev of tht> building, were ?Iso damaged lo son extent by the fire from the adjaceni'P.d Sta House building, tut all thc injuries to tl structure were iusignificant'in comparison wi that which was 'done to the finished and ra material within the pr?t net-thewrougbt ai l?de marble, granite, iron and machinery; t work completed iWthese materials, and whi L.T.- beet: accumulating for the last four yes in yard and work shop-in,all this, our loss h been vt ry i_i eat. 'l here were destroyed arno I'.e! c !?? eumuiStions forty beautifully sculptor C( rinihhin capitals, designed for the two lai port, coes of tho ediffc?, and -wrought in c own beautiful native granite; the Cor?nthi c*;.i .il? vs ought in Italian marble for 1 gret?maible holland stair-cases on the pi cipe floor 1n the interior; all the polished sha ht J? iiriiss'ce maible, for the latter; and nea o'! i .. mafvle . work and pavements for build ii g in-Tennessee and Italian mar -fti i *l>er with !be gn:hite ballns'frade ? ini? :a surmounting the main building i ibr t surrounding terrace. To these, add desi .<tf?n of iiuiidreds'of immense unwrou . blot' > of granite and marble of every desc: ?9 I t. iu^-^maohmcry, tool?; the sculptor's atelier ! abd work shops, containing all tho models and ' some of tlie unfinished statues- meant for tho i main gable field oMj-mpnnum of the Northern front; tba original models of the medallion por. traits of Haync and MeDuflie, and one of the j Tatest and best casts of the head of^Calhoun. ? But oue small store-house remains uninjured throughout the premises, containing some finished marble work, thc monolith granite columns of tho main porticoes, and some com [.pilled work for the main cornice of the etruc I ture. Tlie total pecuniary loss to the State, in the damage thu* done tootle new eapitol, and to thc material designed for it, including tools, '. instruments, models, Ac, can fall very little shrfl't of one million of dollars in specie. , Peace! Peace! Why thc cuckoos of the press still continue tho senseless cry ?>f pence, when t^erc is ^o ?>o.ice, when there can beaio peace, when no ?f!>dy behoves them, when tiny do not believe themselves, we arc al a loss ter sec. - Such a cry er.n do us up good-will make us feeble w-i'l bring ns mischief. Let our people look the matter fairly in the lace. Thc cry of the y?"hkces is "Vee v?<g?'*'-"Delinda tat ?pr Mayo." They feel that Korne mast perish' unless Carthage bil's. We arc^n their Iranda or thx-y in ours; and "\\ .- to the conquered!' They will ts desi roy us-, and subjugation,?dearlj Jteloved btethren of thc weals knee and th? 1 odia-)til.lier conscience, means confiscation l?-fs of all-ihunjiliation-.-hame-possibly de pollution lo some Yankee Australia or Botany Bay. wi iL (be persuadive application of a boo toe, to help us on! To your* camps, net tcrits O Israel! ? " _ . DONATIONS IO TILT. TPE.VSIT.T.-Our reader have nj ready been^ apprised of the appeal c Mr. Secretary Tienholm. In an instant, i began to produce its effet!s. Thc Secretar himself lcd off with ?200,000 in bonds an currency; at.d.wo'"? the strong-soul c-d Spai tan women of the Confederacy, have i promptly^ followed in ibo delivery of their o uaments ?i d jewels. They huye stripped the necks of their necklaces, their brea. H of tl flaming jewels, their ears and fingers of tl rin :=>: they have cast their treasured gifts ar "relics into . .?* pile consecrated to patajo'isi have, in blief, begun that, work of self-saei iib which is thc beginning of redemption. Mut had they done before-royally much. Th? are now. taking an imperial altitude in tl great draina- of nations, mid yielding the lo sacred treasures of the heart arid fancy. Mr. Charles Lowndes,' oTf Charleston, is i ported in thc Etlgefield and Augusta papers having taken the oath to Lincoln. This ?9 mistake. Hr. 'Lowndes is fortunate in n being in that unfertunate city. Other nam are also mentioned as taking tho oath, and .may be that these statements are also pren tur': The press sbouTd.be chary in its pul cation of such repoitsin regard .to individus They moy not only be doing a ; reat injuat to the parties, but inflicting a great'hurt sensibilities which we should all honor.. IJOO?I1 Itein.-?., Th? office of the Coljunihi'a Pfmulx is < .: Gates etreet, second door fjjom Ptnin. MEDICAL SUPPLIES, J&C.-"Wo bog-lo call ' ?? nublic attention to tho singularly extensive .?. various supply of. drugs and rnedieipes, c 1 < cala and^other articles o_f prime necessity, which are advertised in this day's- paper, niv? I" ' found at. the well'-kno w.i store ju. A-- -.:..'.' ,. street-the proprietor ^f Whwh merits .? thanks and patronage of our publie, for !. - energy in procuring, ard his judgmeiTt in c lecting, articles of such paramount use und value. . PUBLIQ MEECVC.-At the n-abiic rrfcet-ing :>s sembled . yesterday, under a- call of Cou o ci 14 to take, inte* consideration^ the propriety of an appeal to thc Legislature in behalf of the sur? f-ring*" people of Columbi?, a committee o.? thirteen, consisting of the'Hon. "W. F. BeS.nus surc. E. J. Arthur, Esq, J. ll Buiitwiighr, Esq.. Dr. Wm. Reynolds, Rev. J. L. Reynolds, ~.Y. Gi*, moro Simms, Esq., Rev. J. M. C. Breaker, Theo. Stark, Escp.^Robfrt Bryce, Esq., Mossie. J McKenzie, J. H. "Wells, Jb. Hope, Andrew Craw, foid, was appointed by the Chairman, (Mayoj Goodwyn^ which, after consultation, report?e a memorial, submitted by Mr. DeSaussur?"* which was unanimously adopted. It dc-scrilr the condition of the citizens of Columb a, on? leaves itto th* Legislature to determine in wha way relief may bc accorded them. TRADE IN CHARLESTON.-"We are,told thst th? .laming reports of a great resumption of ti ad? and business generally in Charleston 3re wholly false. The, activity prevails only nmon;r 11* military, and thc dances nt negro ballp. Cuff..*? and Sambo, at these, figures, no doubt, to hi own satisfaction"; and the Yankee oftietis ari probably as active in twirling the light fantas ti? toe, in delighted juxtaposiliou with Dinah -;" Sukey, rendering necessary unusual su? pl". c ??/ volatile and Eau '.'? Cologne. .Hampton's Legion ho's given tc the Cot.I racy seven generals. Hampton, its originate and colonel, is now a lieutenant:gcner::'. Si ? phon D. Lee, fornieriy n captain <?f it.-1 artill? . v .13 also a lieut aant-general. Butler, a c-.y\. is now a major-general. The lamented \: ' grew, fiist i. private in th?; Washing tan ! '. infantry, fell at '-be head of his Kort I.,Cm ?.! brigade. Gary, a captain of infantry, is gad ter of cavalry in command around Rivi mon?"' Conner, once a captain, is alb'' u brigs dier, minus a leg; and T. M. Logan, wi.u sta rir? as a lieutenant, has follow i o tho honorai ' t att er of his comrades and received his-brigs dier'a stars and wreath. Yankees whexdesert and come- over fc? 01 lines express much astonishment at Smth*." men deserting their colors; they shy 'l i i baveveverytbing worth living for u? fir.hr- :?j while they (the Yankee?) have no sm-lt indue Dient. Ihtysoy our men that go over aie wc treated for the hrst few days, so as to pet ti to write home n-id tell about their go? ?i tren mcnt; *but after 1hnt they ate deppiaed ai treated woree than dog?, flit* liberty of < listing in thc aim? on the frontier ?B allow? them, or go into the prisoner's l?tk i;p if tit? refute. . The Louifaville Journal reports the ?iiptu i? East Tennessee of two young -".nd pretty M*1 in Confederate uni fei m-ont* a ea" dor ?