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it prt nly ladifferemly wall. It mieht seem at first thought to be of little difference whether the present move ment at the South be called siccssion or rebellion. The movers, however, will understand the difference. They knew at the beginning that they could never raise their treason to any responsible magnitude by any name which implies violation of law. They knew their people possessed ns'much devotion to law and order, as much pride and reverence to tho history aud government of their common country, as any other civilized and patriotic pcople. They knew they could make no odvancc mont directly in the teeth of these strong and noble sentiments. ' They accordingly commencod by an insidious debauching of tho .public mind. They invented an ingenious iepliism. which, if Conceded, was fal lowed by perfectly logical steps ihrongh nil the inoidents of the'Cdm plute destruction of tho Union. Tho Sophism itself is, that any State of tho Union may consistently with tho nation's 'Constitution, and therefore lawfully .and peacefully, withdraw from tho Union, without tho consent of the Union or of any other Stato. A little disguise, that tho supposed right is to bo exercised only lor just cause, themselves to bo the sole judges of its justice, is too thin to merit uny urtice. With rebellion thus sugar-eonted, thev have been drugging the minds ft thoir section for inoTo than thirty years, until nt length they have brought many good "men to a willing ness to take up arms against tho gov ernment iho day alter some as semblage of 'men have enacted tho larcial scn-lence of taking their Stale out of the Union, who could have been brought to 'no such thing the day lvofori. This sophism dorives much, perhaps tlio whole of its cur rency from the 'assumption that there is soino omnipotent nnd Micred supre macy pertaining to each Stato of our Federal Union. Our States have neither more nor less power than that reserved to them in the lTnion by tho Constitution, no ono of them ever having boeii ft Stato of the Union. Tho ori ginal ones passed 'in to the Union even beforo they cast oft' thoir British co lonial dependence, and tho new ones amo into tho Union directly, from a eoiulition of dependence, excepting Texas, and even Texas in its tempor ary independence wa never designat ed as a State. Tho now ones only were designated States on coining in to the Union, while .that namo was only first adopted for the old ones in and by tho iieolaratun of lndcpcii dence. Therein tho united colonics weio declared Ireo and independent States; but even then the object plain-1 iy was not to declare their indepen dence of one another, or of tho Union, but directly tho. contrary, as their mutual pledgo and mutual action, be fore, at tho time, and afterwards, abundantly shows. Tho express plighting of faith by each and all of the original thirteen States in tho articles of confederation two yoarstlater, that the Union shall ho perpetual, is most conclusive, hav ing never been States either in sub stance or name, outside tho Union. Whence this magical omnipotence of Stato kights assorting a claim of power to lawfully destroy tho Union itself? Much is said about tho sovereignty of tho States, but tho word even is not in tho national constitution, nor as is believed, in any of tho Stato Consti tutions. What is a Sovereignty? With par ticuIarBonso of tho term, would it bo far wrong to declaro itn political com munity, without apolitical suporior? Tested by this, not ono of our Stntes except Texas was n sovereignty; and even Texas gavo up tho charaetor on coming into tho Union, by which act alio acknowledged tho Constitution of tho Unltod States, and laws and trea ties of tho United States, made in pur suance of tho Constitution, to bo for hor supremo law. Tho States have their statutes in tho Union they have no othor statutes. If theybrDak from this they only do so against law by revolution. Tho Union, nnd not themselves peparatoly, proenrod their indepen dence and thoir liborty by conquest or purchase Tho Union gavo each of thorn whatcvorof independence and liberty it has. The Union is older than any of the States in fact it croatcd them as Slates original!)'. Somo dependent colonies made the Union, and in return the Union threw off their old dependence for the and mado tho States such as thoy are. Not ono of them ever had u Stato Constitution independent of the Union. ' Of course it is not forgotton that al! tho now States formed their constitu tions beftiro they enterod tho Union nevortholess dependent on and pro paratory to coming into tho Union. Unquestionably the States liavo tho power and rights rosorvod to them by tho National Constitution, but among theso surely aro not inclgdod nl ,oon coivablo 'powers, howevorJ mischiev ous or destructive, but at most suck J ; , i ; only as wore known in tho World at tno time n governmental powers, find certainly ft power to ucstroy tno gov ernment itself hud never boon known ns ft govcrnnientHl. As n merely ad ministrative power, Ibis relative mat ter of National Tower nnd State lli"htt. as ft principle. Is no other than prinelplo of generality nnd locality. Whatever concerns tho (whole should bo confided to tho whole general government, while whatever concerns tlu State should bo letb ex clusively to tho Stato. Thin Is nil t hot "is of tno original principlo about it whatever ; tho na tional convention in , dofining tho boundaries bbtween tho two, aa ap pliod to tiro principle with exact ac curacy, is not lo bo questioned ; wo are all bound by that definition with out question ; what is now corabattod is tho posision that secession is con sistent with tho Constitution, is law ful and peaceful. It is not contend ed that there is any express law lor it, and nothing sltould ever boimpliod as law which leads to unjust and ab surd consequences. Tho nation pur chased with money the countries out of which several of theso States woro formed. Is it just that they should go off without leave, or without re funding. Tho nation paid very largo sums in tho aggregate; I bolicvo noar ly SlOO,t)00,UUO to relievo Florida from tho aboriginal tribes. Is it just that she should now go off without consent, or without uny re turn Tho nation is now in debt for money applied tor tho benefit of the so called seceding States in conlitiort with tho rest. Is it just that creditors shall go nnpaiil 6v tho rcniainimr States should pay tho whole? Apart of tho present national debt was con tracted to pay tho old debts of Texas. Is itjust that who shall leave, and pay no part of this herself? Again, if one State may secede, so may another, and when all have ueccdod, none is left lo pay tho debts Is this quite just to creditors ? .Did wo notify them of this sairo view of ours, when wo borrowed their money ? If wo now recognize this doctrine by allowing the secodcrs to go in peace, it is liifiicult to see what wo can do if otheis chooso to go or to extort forms upon which they will promise to remain. Tho secedors insist that our Constitution admits of secession. They have assumed to make u nation al Constitution of their own, in which of necessity they have either disburd en or retained the right of secession, " as they insist it exists in ours. they have discarded it. thev thereby i admit that on principle it ought not to exist in ours. If thev have retain- cd it, by their own constuction of ours, that shows that to bo consistent thev shall find it the easier way of settling their debts, or ! ...!.: n.r another so - ! liah or unjust object. MM ....... t . . I . - I - x iiu puneipiu useu is one 01 uisiiiio- gration, and one wl.ieh no govern-. liielitcan possioly endure. It all the 8'tvo one, should nll'ect tho power to drive that ono out ot tho r f , .i i w Mt'Suitivu "" class of the seceded t . n i : . : A i at otieo deny the power, and denounco tho act as tno greatost outrago upon Staio rights. Unt suppose that pro- ..:..i..i - l ..i 1.. : cnciv me nuiiiU nci uiniviiu oi ucingi called driving ono out, should bo call ed tho seceding of tho others from that ono, it would bo exactly what the soccders claim to do, utiles' indeed t ii'ilri, (lit tw.itit t Ili K 1 n iiktn Kit-I . 1. ca.iso it is a iniuority, may rightfully do that which tho others, becauso they aro tho majority, may not right- j fully do. .0 rights of minorities. 1 hey aro jmrtial to that power which mudo i... i , : i ..i ...i o i. f'..n... . i. buu ijuiioiltublllil uni.t djiuuab iiuiii kiiu proamblo calling itself "we, tho peo ple." It may well bo questioned whether there is to-day a majority ot tho legally qualified voters of any Stato, except perhaps South Carolina, in fuvor ot disunion, xnore IS nillCIl reason to boliovo that tho Union moil . . -i . aro in tho majority in many, it not in all tho seceded Slates, llio contrary has not been demonstrated in any ono them. It isvontnrod to alii nn thoso of . i in . ..! irg.n.aa..d lennessco tear the, re-, salt ot an election held in military wheio tho bayonuls were all on sido of tho (piosllon voted upon, can scarcely bo considered as domous- uonular sonLimont. At H11(!, an elecLion ad that large class who uru at onuo for tho Union and'against -.ii i - - - - - - coorcioa, would bo coerced to vote against the Union. It may bo ulllrined, without extra vagance, that the fivo institutions which wo enjoy liavo developed tlio powers and improved tho condition of 1 ..... . . our wnoio people uoyond any oxamoloi ;,. MCI.;. . ....... i. ' in tlio world. Of this wo now have striking und improasivo illustration. So largo an urmy us tho Government has ioW on loot was never before khown, without a soldier in it who has not taken his place of ls own free piioioo. , , liut more than this. Thoro " aro many singlo .reginionts whoso mem bers, ono und Jiiiotlior,! possess lull practical knowledge of all the 1 ! ,t It i, now for thorn to domon.trato to tho I world that tinuu who can fairly carry an tlm States, i tion, can also uiprodi n rchollion; that hid- ' i tlull tlmn tlmt ZJi in tho inaugural f Ad not dross, lie desires to preserve tho Oovcrr , i i J... . . . . ; ; """je-i"1""1 ny ju enso ot tueso terms, Tl,u Constitution provided and all tha statu accepted its provision that tho Un tod States , ,,,, lmrilI1U t()CVLry & a llepubliean firm of Government: but if tt ' Stale may lawfully go out of the Union, hnv of I ing done i-o, it may else discard tho ropubli- , r"r,n "f S?Tmmnt, so that to provunt in going out is an ind'spensnhle ineaiu to ob- Hlha KlwruntM ....utioned, uiid when n end is lawful und obligatory, tho indis cuinps penmblo mouns to it aro hm lawful nnd obli ouo ! gatory. It was with the deepest regret that fh" "k0"'"' '""umed the duty of emj)loy-Lratino- war powor in del, nco i.f the govern- , . Ithoi and sciences, professions, and what ever else, whethor useful or elegant, is known to tho whole world; and thore is scarcely one from which there could not bo soloctod a President, a Cabinet, a Congress, and perhaps a Court, abundantly competent to ad minister tho government. Sot do 1 say that this is not truo, also, in tho army of out late friends, now advors arins, in this contest; but it is mo much tho bettor reason w by tho government which has eonlerred such benefits on both tho in . and us should not bo broken tip. W'hoovor in any section proposos to abandon such a Government, would do well to consider in deference to what principlo it ia that ho does it, whethor tho substitute will bo to givo or bo intended to givo so much good to tho people. Thoro is soino fore shadowing on this subject. Our adversaries liavo adOptod somo declarations of independence in wnicn, uniiKo the good ola oneponned j by Jefferson, they omit iho words I 'are crcatod equal." Why, they have j adopted n temporary national Con-j slitution, in the- preamblo of hich, unlike- our good old one signed by i Washington, thev omit. "Wo tho reo pi o," and substitute "wo the ctoputics of tha Bovcroign And indopondont States." Why this deliberate p ressing cut of viow tho rights oi man and tho nu thority of tho peoplo ? This is essun tially a pooplo'a contest on tho ido of tho Union. It is u strugglo for roain taining in tho' world that form and substance of tJovcrnmont, whoso lead ing objoct is to clevato tho condition of men; to lift artificial weights from all shouldors; to clear tho paths of laudable pursuit, and to afford to all an unfettored start and ft lair chance in tho raeo of lifo, yiolding to partial and temporary departures from neces sity, lhis is the leading object of tho Government for whoso cxislcneo wo contond. 1 am most happy to bclievo that tho plain people under stand aud apprcciato this. It is worthy of note, that while in this tho fiovRrniiiont'a hour of trial, hirgn numbLTS of tliiiiiii tliouriiiy mid navy, who liavo boon fa vored with otlioes, huvo redound nnd proved falo to tlichnnd tlmt pumpnroil tlum, notoim conimim soldiur or coiiuiniii sudor is known to Imvo do-Mjrted bin flu-;. (Jroat honor is iu. to thoso uiflcoiT who remained truodt'spitotlH! ex aiiiplo ot llioir trenclieroiw uioeiatcii, but tho irreati'it honor nnd most oinpliaiio fact of ail, is tlio unanimous llnnness of the coiiiinon tol dinM and common sailor. So far an known limy miyctvsially remslod the trmtoroii.ir fl'irt ortlio-o wiioocoininiuU within an hour U- i 7,. 7 . aM.u,l0 ,aw x inn h n palmitic insliiu t of nlaiii men. TiifViuiJor utand without an argument that tlm dustrov ing of tho government which win mado by Washington, moans no good for thorn. (Mir popular goviirnmont Iiim often boon cail- e l an experiment. Two nuinuiii it onnieon'o huvo settled. Tliosumt-.-lulc.uublUliin'; and lm! m-coMui unniini-iiering .,t it, OllO Kill roinaiii.s: its siiTO'ffol muintonanco s;ainit the formidublo internal attempt lo overthrow ,lMS Kre 11,0 rimmi mm p-aeeiui HticciwHor oi tttmeti nml trm-. when I.:.))... ...... r.. ;..)..! .,,,,1 rr.n.i.Uulw.ni.ll. .1 i J ... iu.t,i(,MT nt, aucci'Mlul npiioal h ick to bulloU. tlmt therr. can uo no siiccoihiui nppoal except back to ImllotH homselvoj), at. abiieeooding election. Such will bo ft irreat I014011 of tieneo. lenoti. 1 ing men thai what they cannot tako bv an 'Meelion, noitner can they take it by u war; teaching nil tho folly of boing tho beginners of a war. Lot there lie mine tinoasinoiwiii the lnind of candid men us to whut is to bo tho coursi! of thn (.Joveriiinont towards the South orn States idler tho rubollion fhall huvo been sunprojwod. tho Kxecutive dooms it nroner to Ht 1(0 his 0 timu JVvor to idod by tho C'on.titution and tho laws, nnd tlmt ho probably will lmvo no different' un- ucMtunuing ot tno powers und duly of thn Federal Government relative to tho rights of inviH mill, i b limy uc uu lit l u isiorcil fop Ult AS it was administered by tho men whonrndn ii. l.oyul citizens everywhere hav.) the right to claim this of their (overninenu. The ( Jov ernmont bos no right to withhold or negloet it, and it is not uercuived In u-ivinr It. i,u there is uny coorcioa, any compiest, or any iiieiii. I'orceu upon liim, no ooulU but nor firm thi i duty, or surrender the existence of tho gcvHrnment. No coiup.-omiso by public servuii 4 could in this be a euro. Not that compromises uro not oflon proper, but that no popular government can long survive a inui'Kou, prcceuoiii mui moso wno curry un election can only suvo tho govcrumont lVoin immndiuto dostruetlon ' by giving up tlio muin I"'"t upon which the peoplo guvo the ui., . 'i'i.. ...i.. .i ...i.. .. olii'lion. Jim peoplo themselves and not T .i i . ""uiy ruv"a lU0lr ow" As a private citizen tho executivo could not liavo consented that ttiusu institution hall Hirish, much less could ho In betray id of so vast and so sacred a trust as those li eu peoplo had uonrldod to him, ha felt that he had no moral rigUt to shrink or even count tho chances of his own lifo in whatnmy fob low. In lull viow of Ids grout responsibility ho has so far done what ho has doomed his duty, will you not according to your own iJ yourvlew, Bna i.. i . - j I actions may to accord with hit an taassuro all fill tli fill eitixont who have been dhturbod ,4n thoir right of u certain and apnfdy rcstora tioil lo thorn, under the Constitution, and the Laws, and having in this chosen our course without guilt, and with puro purpose, lot ns renew our trust in Ood. arid go forward with out dnr an 1 with mnn'v limrta. (Signed. ABItA'nAM LttfCOLX. July lt!i, m.. A. AI3AMH. N.HAIdOJl ( KBIT0ES. WAiliEN, TUESDAY, JULY 9. Military Correspondence. CAMP CHASE, July 2d, 1861. . Chroniclt FritncU: Camp letters sei dora touch upon the routine of a soldier's duty-ithis shall miniature forth a Ser vant's experience for twentv-four hours as sergeant of the Guard. Each regiment details seventy-two privates and four cr five non-coniroiasiongd officers. (Sergeants and Corporals) the commanding officers of which arc, ia rank its named, Officer of tho Day, (a Captain,) Officer of the Guard, and Junior Officer of tho Guard, their du ties is to guard the regiment, the privates arc divided into 3 companies of twenty, four cach.callod reliefs. The sentinels arc placed some fifty yards apart walking to und fro, with fixed bayonets. Each relief is on duty two and off four hours. Sen tinels allow no one save commissioned offi cers to pass them save thoso having writ, ten passes or accompanied by officers enti tled to pass; .from dark until daylight they challcDgo as I shall shortly describe. lly day duties as Sergeant merely found mo at the entrance gato inspecting passes, Sio. Corporals attending to marching re liefs every two hours around tho Camp, their front man taking the sentry's post whilst tho tatter fell in the rear rank and the Corporal always had twCnty-four men iu his squad. Sentries' posts or "beats" are numbered from one to twenty-four. When anything occurs on his beat the sen tinel calls out, "Corporal of tho Guard.Ko. 11. (or whatever his number isjeich senti nel takes up tho cry sending it U his neighlior until it reaches 24, who is at the Cruard-house, off then posts a Corporal to No. 11 and examines iuto tho affair arrests or discharges as is his duty, whomsoever the sentinel had halted. Well night sets in, and accompanying the Junior Officers, I wcud my way to N'o. 1, No. 2, No. S, and so on arouud thc reg- uncut giving each sentinel tho counter sigu (it was "Lako Erio") in a low voice, .charging them at tho moment of hcarin approaching footsteps to say "who comes there," if auswered friends," to eay "halt! ailvain.'o ono friend and give tho counter sign," if answered "Ilelicf," say ndvanco (Corporal and give the countersign," if an swered "Grand Koumls," ( beiug tho Offi cer of the Day.ono Sergeant and four pri vates. G. It. have to bo made as often ns onoo 'twixt twelve and one o'clock at night) to say "advanco Sergeant and givo tho couiitcrhign," but to reetivo tho counter sign from each and all at tso imint of the ,.., .i ,'.... uu vrti j uuu tnuiieii ei must difc tho Counters en correct v or l,o K c j - w scntiucl, should hold him at bayonet point until a Corporal camo to take charge of tho prisoner. Officers or Grand Hounds, none txecjited. Well midnight comes and off goes the Officer of tho Day to try the Seutincls to see how well they discharge duty. No. 1 challangcs pretty near right. No. 2, bold ly, "halt, who comes there," braces him self ready to pitch into us with his foot and a half of steel, but suddenly, upon bo iug answered "Grand Kouuds," springs a side, begs our pardon for "halting an offi cer, pass on, pass on, 1 11 do better next time!" No. 3, fast asleep, wo servo him with a rough waking and etart hiai for tho guard house; death, stern death.would bo hi fate were we in tho rebel land. On up to No. 12, all right, divers efforts on our part to get possession of bayonet fail ed with a "you can't como that," or stand off, halt, or I'll pin you," from sentinel. fio. id, was glad to see us, very polite, "I got him Graud Houso, I got him right in my head, nobody gets him out of mo." "Well friend what is it you have got." "Oh tish do counter wid de zino on him !" Well wo let him go, merely exnlainina his duties ouce again. No. 18, he was a boy SUre. UD WD camn lilnmn tr. 1,1, ..!,. I lt - -r ....... innu II he knew tho password. "Oh pc shuro dis do pig vatter up in dc north, vat ish you call him von vou von d n lake up dare." No. 20 was all right if "yecd jist wait a wee bit yore honor till I axes yo if ye can say Lack Ary." I leavo the guard routine and am at mess No. 5, Tod Avenue, partuking of ono of Long's good breakfasts. Several of our boys inelusivo of Supplo, Star, Mussor, Eox, I'atton, Gray, Grummet, Sergeant Lake, as also Corporal Drako, aro hatdy at serving up tho fixens. Drilling nnd regular meals tends to the development or produotiou of a high physical condition and like raco horses the boys begin to get hungry and rations scorn cut off. yet the steclyardd Beinbocoasionally demonstrate wo get our full allowance. A mess of six teeu havo at each meal four and a half loaves of bread such as Waldeck sells at half a dime. No pay, uniform or guns yetboys short off for cagh store opened this weuk tako Captain's scrip in fivo ceuts upwards amount So wo can get tobacco, cigars, meat, cheese, bread &o. -tip top way to tusks aoldiors poor, they hiil it at a God send. I see in it hut "a hole in the pocket," through Which $114 month is soon lost, aiter tho cash payment's are deducted. Will to hero ten days yet. "CHARLES." ! I Ih-okBSifsox , Vpahur Co. Va.', inly I , CI .' Dior Chnniele. Aflr weary niilm of narah ing, wo have at last uny of rest, and 1 Impror tli mail privileges we unjoy, io writing a f lint to our friends in Old Trumbull. ' When 1 last wrote you wo wero at TMUir, on board a steamboat, with ty atn up, waiting an ordfr to wova down tlio riror. , me at last, nnd in grand prwsslon our tloren lUamare moved down tire TiVer.' From both aMe', at w passed down, flnga were leaving, ton wr elicering. and Jadirt wayinj their kerghiefa. Vt't arrived at Marietta just at night, and at 4 P. M.tha next day,, we left for Parkersburg, Va. We quartered there, io a train of empty freight ear, fur three day. Leaving Parkers burg; at 6 1'. M., we found ouriwlvea next mora ing at Clarksburg, the eounly feat cf Hnrriaon eonnty.and tho aupposed future capital ot Wes tern Virginia. , Here tamp life commenced in earnest. received our tents, pitched them in regular ar dor, and mnde ouraclvea comfortable to the host of our ability. Wo were in Clarksburg but three days on the rimming of the fourth we started, in soldier style, with knapsacks on our backs and gnns on our sfio'iildo'is, across the country in Die direction of riiillipi. Our jour ny'mps by rail road aud atenmbont were end ed. We marched but eight miles tho first day; . stopping at poon with the 8th and 10th Indi ana regiments, whom wo found menmped by tho road "side they aro a fine looking lot of men, well armed with rifled tuuskeU, And as compnnied by a company of nrlillery with aix brnss Geld piiocs. Our force was further aug mented next morning, by a company of dragoon from Chicigo; each nmn of whom enrriee a Hlharp's rifle onrbine, a brace of six shooters, and a heavy sabre. We moved Iho next day but six miles, and halted, ns our bnggage wa gone were not suflicient to carry our tents, pro Visions and camp equipage. Wo r n.iiined in camp a night and a day. Abuut 9 o'clock the next night, just ns we wero g Uiag comforts lily settled for sleep, on order came to be ready for marching in an hour. To add to our dis comfort, one of our men, (Kiiowltnii, Irom Fsr miirgton,) win taken violently hick; evident he bad been puisoned. Vc g-ive him an cmol c promptly, nnd did every thing in our power in tho short time wo had. I -. nj compelled U leaVe him in a lent, with one or twonihera wh were unwell, under the earo of a corporal and a tile of men, nnd bunion on with my company. Ha hud been out of camp tlmt day, nnd bad no doubt boon poisoned by souie v. retell who had not tho cournge to meet us in the open Cold. Siuce I Iiuyo been wrilb'g this, our corporal has como in with part of cor guard; they rc port that tho 4th Ohio Regiment enmo up, noxl morning, und did every thinir in their powtr to umko them comlurtubl j, nnd tlmt Kuowltoa is rapidly recovering. We marched nil night, nml ramped in Euck hnnnon next norning. '1'bs si-cesshini-ti bad left tho pliico but two day a before they had robliod the Union men of everything thut they could carry off. But the tables nr.! now turned. The secessionists fled ut our appnVioh, and their lurders furnished our tables. This eounly (Up shur) cast lame 400 seeespion votes, about one -third of tho whole nember cant, nnd a largn number of the secessionists nro awuy in tie Southern rniiks. To-day a party of our ccouts under command of Sergeant McCleery, captured a part of a Co lonel's uniform and some papers of importance. Tho boys intend to send tho uniform to War ren, where you may ixpect it in duo tinio. We learn from scouts that Iho rebels are re trenching themselves, a bold 30 miles Irom this plaoe. If they will stand still lougcuough. we will show them what '.Northern mud sills' are made of. If Company C. boar up in fight ns bravely as they endure hunger and hard la bor, I huvo no four that they will dishonor our Duckeve Stato. , t We got no news here -e know nothing of any movements outaido of our own eamp, nnd vicinity. The Chronicle would almost be worth 1 its weight in gold lo many of us. Rumor say that tho rebels Lave been defeated at l.'annssss Cap, but rumor is not olten reliable. Our kindest regards to our friends in Old Trumbull. We nil hope lo return when onr term of service expires; but if otherwise, do not' grieve lor us too deeply. Wo shall but have douo our duty, as did our sires of yore. If our country needs a fresh haplism of blood, oura is no moro cosily than that which flows in tho veins of overy trua-heitrtcd American. Good by. Wheo next I write, perhaps I shall hark something more Import-jut and interesting. N. A. BARRETT. A Card. At a meeting of Keptuno Vivo Company, Vo. 2, held Saturday Evening, July Cth, it was ,. Resolved: That the thanks of the Company ho tendered to the ladies who so kindly assist ed in the dceoratiun of tho Eneiue for the I .1.- U .1 . ...I piiiiiov on me rouri.li ni4o in me jioerni mil-' zona w ho conu-ibated to tho purchase of drums ior too i i ,. HENRY McQUISTON. SEC'Y pro tem. Union Mite Society. . There will la a Union Mite Society at Mr. King's liilllnery room- on next Friday-Eve. July 13J foe the purpcsa'of defraying a deb contracted by the Indie in fitting out the sol dior. We hope to see old and young presto . s .