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SATURDAY, JUNE 0. 1883.
THE NE'VS,
The news from Vicksburg is highly en
couraging. The rebel situation is getting
desperate, and we shall shortly hear of
their surrender, unless Bogie interposition
Of Providence and Johnston snatches the
present bright promise from Grant’s oper
ations. Our dispatches to Monday last are
full, and of the highest interest
There is not a •word of truth in the idle
talcs that have been circulated relative to
Gen. McClcmand’s disobedience of orders
and his quarrel with Gen. Grant "We
have preferred to withhold any reference
to the matter until from the reiy first
authority wc could give it the most un
qualified and plump refutation, as wholly
and infamously false.
Fernando "Wood, the telegraph says,
VHtcd the President yesterday. New
Tork papers say that on Wednesday, at his
Peace Meeting, Fernando spoke as fol
lows :
And I dare and defy the Administration to send
lo the c ltyof New York tboir General Burnside to
j-uppret-s them. [Applause.] And I kero, In the
li:iiuc of this assembly of thousands and tens of
thousands, inside and outside of this hall. request
the Administration lo give General Burnside this
cii'pjirtmcnt. [Great applause.] And if this con
sist must come, if the revolution mast commence,
I want the powers that ho to try their bands npon
Us. iVociferoos applause.! I may have uttered
the language of treason—lliavc certainly saidmoro
than was uttered by our lamented and glorious
friend, Vallandicbam, who has been struck down.
[Three cheers for Vallandigham.] I may bo the
next glorious martyr on the altar of my country's
freedom. [“ No. never!”]
Probably tbc mission of this rebdto
'Washington, was to bear his own request
for the appointment of Gen. Burnside to
tbc Department indicated. Kew .York
rebels will live to see the day when they
will not need to invoke, byway of defying,
the mailed hand of the Government. But
of course it is better to let the fire get well
at work before calling out engines that wet
carpets and upholstery and rough dirty
firemen who have small respect for door-
Jutches and window sashes.
It Is not true that any Republican has
telegraphed to Washington to seek the
Presidential revocation of Gen. Grant’s
order to suppress Pemberton’s issues of
Shot and shell at Vicksburg, notwithstand
ing the New York peace-makers, on Wed
nesday last, fully established it that there
is nothing in the Constitution to warrant
Gen. Grant’s proceedings.
We call the attention of all who have
friends in the army before Vicksbuig, to
the full lists elsewhere published of the
casualties to the several commands In the
late battles.
The situation of Missouri is horrible.
Our dispatch lifts a small corner of the
curtain. Murders, assassinations, robbe
ries and violence are rife in her communi
ties. Arc there no judges in that unhap
py State ? In the name of Heaven has she
no Senatorial or Congressional expounders
of the Constitution? Are there no law
libraries in hllssouri ? Why will not some
one urge upon these distressed districts
their rights to trials by jury, and in
dictments by Grand July, Is it
possible these can anywhere fail? Is any
man so insane as to ask anything better
than the Law and the Constitution? Or
rather will not the people see, in the red
light cast by burning homes in Missouri,
that the Law and the Constitution are
themselves to be defended, and not alone
a defence —that the mailed hand and the
Strong arm of militaiy power must keep
Strong and sure guard over all approaches
to the inner sanctury where our Liberties
arc sheltered? Men of Illinois, look at
Missouri, and understand what manner of
enemies are sheltering in your communi
ties, and what they intend when once in
power.
Col. R. A. Cameron, of tlie S4th Indiana,
reported lolled at the battle of Champions
Bills, Hiss., called on us yesterday, not in
the spirit tray, but breathing vital air, and
up to bis full weight He bps an enviable
reputation «« and goes home tn
uipanuso on a brici* Auiuagn lor treat
ment oi an affection of his eves.
tAW.
The noblest prerogative of civilization
as law. Obedience to law Is tbe condition
upon wbicb life, liberty, property and tbe
pursuit of happiness depends, and by which
they arc assured. In countries where old
experience has ripened law into meas
urable perfection, where hard necessity
Sind the exigencies of peril and trial have
taught what ought to be blazoned on stat
ute books; where foreign wars, home re
bellions, outside attack and inride treason
have helped not only to teach, hut origin
ate and perfect the necessaiy ordinances
;*nd statutes to meet eveiy occasion of
need, no trouble can properly arise. But
on countries where-no such experience has
obtained, and where no such laws exist—
Vhen the exigency comes, and the life of
the nation is at stake, grave and serious
questions suggest themselves as to the du
ty of the nation, and especially of those
upon whom the people have devolved the
duty, not only of executing the laws, but
of defending the life and honor of the na
tion. Glancing at our past history, signal
instances present themselves as guiding
precedents, to be avoided or followed, as
the good sense of the people, or of those
in authority, may dictate. Looking at the
State of thcconntiy in the time of our great
revolution, and carefully inquiring to what
extent law aided in that grand and holy
tipririr*, we are not embarrassed to find
a lull and satisfactory answer, "When An
drew Jackson found himself at one rime
in Florida, at another in New Orleans, and
was confronted by the ministers of the
Jaw, urging what was asserted to he law,
insisting upon enforcing ordinances
even though the life of the nation paid the
forfeit; lastoiy not yet musty, nor yet so
old or foreign as to base its value as a
teacher, sets forth with no doubtful dis
tinctness its pregnant lesson. “When law
proved powerless in California, to protect
life and property, the people became a law
unto themselves, and their experience, and
the result of their efforts speak tnunpet
iongued, and arc full of 'warning, counsel,
pnd advice.
When our Southern cousins began to
entertain themselves, first by spreading
through the columns of their leading
papers the poison of their treason, when
their conventions began to gather, and
one after another not only proclaimed the
right of secession, but took the initiatory
elepts to practice and assume it; and
when at the last they commenced to ga
ther their forces about poor bdeagured
Sumter, cast up banks, dig ditches, run
lines of circumvallation, load and point
their columblads, the venerable gentleman
that eat in the seat of Government failed
to find any law authorizing him to take
the necessary measures for prevention,
smd to-day, because of that baiting impo
lency, one-third of the States are in open
xcbdlijn, hecatombs of human lives, the
best and bravest of the land, have been
sacrificed, the land is filled with mourn-
Jug and sadness, a thousand millions of
debt weighs its leaden paralysis on the
land, and men’s hearts fall them for fear.
Gen. Burnside is called to take command
of the army of Kentucky, and is expected
to relieve that State of guerilla robbers and
banded rebels, and also to advance on
Eastern Tennessee, and if posable, extend
the same aid there. Arrived at Cincinnati,
be finds his hands tied and his feet chain
ed. North of the Ohio the virus of the
rebellion^ in some way, has been spread far
smd wide, and the time and effort he hoped
lob&vc given to subduing the enemy in
their proper field, is compelled to be ex
hausted amongst a people who ought to be
bis best assistance, instead of his worst em
barrassment. Be finds a large section of
country where deserters from the army are
harbored and protected—where Union men
are in danger of their lives— where murders
are perpetrated weekly by foes of the Gov
ernment, and*where large companies are
gathering at county seats, or leas promi
nent places, to drill and practice,
preparatory to defeating the Conscription
VOLUME XVI.
act, and to do other and more irrepa
rable injuiy to the cause of the
Union. On investigation, it turns out
that all tins condition of things is plainly
traceable to the treasonable utterances of a
vile and incendiary sheet, whose daily out
givings arc more effective for evil than all
the other malien influences in all the land
together, and thereupon heissnes his order
for its suppression. TThat is the result?
The clamor comes np from every disloyal
throat and every traitor tongue—law, law,
law, where’s the law? TVc suggest this to
the grave and serious consideration of the
Government and of the people, and beg to
ask whether we, too, are to wait until the
enemy have helcaugnered ns as they did
Sumter, and we, too, are to wake np,
when all too late, to find that under; the
forms of law and behind its shield and
buckler, our national life has been perilled
beyond ail posable hope ol salvation.
l'li« GOLDEN BULK.
“Do unto others as you would they
should do unto you/* is a golden, hut not
a general rule. The executors of the law
deal with the criminal without the slight
est regard to the question of the reverse of
positions. The sheriff drops the noose
over the neck of the fdon, and stays not
to consider whether he would be pleased
by such attention, were himself the felon
and the other the officer of justice.
The men, however, who oppose the
summary treatment of disloyal press
es and pleaders by the military
power, lay great stress upon this
very point. True, these wretches who
would hamper the Government, hinder
the war, destroy the nation, arc wretches;
hut, pause, do not arrest them, nor sup
press them, lest peradventurc they may at
sometime come into power and fall at
work to suppress you. Exactly, hut sup
pose them once come into power, which
may heaven forfend, is there any doubt
what course these men would pursue, and
that withoutcaiiing foryour example ?
Slavery and its minions have always set
their own precedents, and been unto
themselves a law. The South was sup
pressed out of the Union. Border Ruffian
ism attempted to suppress Kansas. Slavery
began the work of suppression against
liberty years ago. The whole foundation
of the institution is hedged in by fraud,
arbitrary force and violence. "While they
bellow lustily the sacred names of Law,
liberty, Constitution, they are carrying on
a nefarious work which will leave us
neither. They hold up the Law
and the Constitution before them
as a shield, and by this simplest
and most transparent of war artifices, seek
to cany parallel after parallel. , There is a
danger in it that the Government must sec,
or it is lost It must cease to treat traitors
as it would desire to he treated by
traitors were these to gain the su
premacy. liberty has nothing but ruin
to expect of Slavery. The frigate must
sink the pirate, or the buccaneer will sink
the frigate. The Constitution must be de
fended by the mailed hand, or the Consti
tution Itself will pass away. It must be
made dangerous to print or plead disloy
alty in the North, or the time will come
when the danger will loom on the other
side, and Freedom he slain in our streets.
*•••' oerore the
people.
EESIGNATIOS OP THE PItESIDENT
OF THE UOCH. ISLAND BAIL
BOAD.
The letter of Henry Famum, Esq., re
signing the Preridency of the Bock Island
Railroad, with the reply of the Directors
will he found in our local columns. In
years gone hy, Mr, Farmings name has of
ten appeared in these columns. He was
first known to our readers as contractor
for building the Michigan Southern Hail
road, and the energy with which he push
ed forward the work to completion was
the wonder and admiration of all our peo
ple. As soon as that great thoroughfare was
finished he projected and commenced
tbe Hock Island Railroad, building one
hundred and eighty-one miles in eighteen
months less time than was called for by
the contract He had a right to run the
road on his own account for that time; bat
at great pecuniary sacrifice to himself he
delivered it up to the company. He and
his partner, Mr. Sheffield, of New Haven,
furnished the money to build the entire
line. Let Mm who can, estimate all the
commercial, social and moral advantages
such a road as the Hock Iriand confers up
on the present, and will confer upon the
people who for all time shall dwell within
its influence, and tell how many and how
rich are the blessings Henry Famum has
conferred npon the 'West
But this is not &1L He is one of the few
men, and we believe the chief among
them, who built the Rock Iriand Bridge,
the first to span the M Father of Waters.”
To keep it has proved a far more difficult
task thnn to build it. From the hour it
was commenced, nearly ten years ago, till
within the past few months, every means
that money could command and selfishness
and malice invent, has been persistently
used to destroy it; and more enduring
than the massive piers on which it stands
is the decision in the highest Court in the
Union, that railways have a right to bridge
eveiy river upon the Continent . That
record will stand as long as histoiy shall
last—a living monument of the patient en
ergy, the foresight, and the unyielding
endurance ot Henry Famum.
We might speak of his connection with
the Mississippi and Missouri railroad, with
one of our leading hanking institutions,
and with the patriotic and benevolent
movements of the city, hut these things
are known to all our citizens. Duty to an
invalid member of his family requires a
tour to Europe, and a more frank, cour
teous, intelligent and patriotic gentle
man could not be found to represent there
the interests of the loyal liberty-loving
States. The best wishes of thousands of
his fellow-citizens will attend him.
A FALSEHOOD BEPELLED.
The editors of the Jett Daws organ
sent to the Copperhead New York World
long dispatches, written in sensation style,
about Gen. Burnside’s order of suppres
sion. In describing the private meeting
in the Court House, which signed and tel
egraphed the hack-down Ogden resolu
tions, the dispatch says:
44 This meeting tnu got up, it is by
those tcho are interested in the Trirdt»e jieiespa-
P*-r , and who feared the destruction of that news
paper by popular violence to night .”
This is a point blank fabrication. No
living human being that owns a dime’s
Interest in the Trtbcxe had anything to
do with the meeting, or knew that such a
dispatch was prepared, until after it was
sent Nor do we believe that any person
who agned the dispatch, “feared the de
struction of the Tjubuke, by popular
(meaning Copperhead) violence.” They
were actuated by other reasons. The pro
prietors and friends of the Thibc2«e felt
perfectly confident of their entire ability
to repel any number of Copperheads that
might attempt its destruction. They would
have taught the villains a lesson which the
survivors would not have forgotten till the
day of their own deaths.
Departure of Troops,
Bostox, June 5.—A detachment of cav
alry, 100 men, left Beadville this p. m.. for
Washington. These recruits were chiefly
from California, and filled up the Massachu
setts cavalry to the minimum.
PROM SPRINGFIELD.
[Special I) iepatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
SPittNcriEU), Juno 6,1833.
There Is much apathy in the Legislature,
and a disposition to adjourn as soon as possi
hie. In the Senate, Green’s appropriation to
the House bill appropriating one hundred
thousand dollars to the relict of our soldiers,
ms taken -up. It appoints the Governor,
Messrs. Lamphier, "W. A. Turney, B. T, Stu
art, and the State Treasurer, os Commission
ers, and Messrs. Erwin, Anderson, and Can
trell, agents to disburse the fund, the agents
to receive three dollars per day.
The bill giving the Recorder’s Court of the
city of Chicago concurrent jurisdiction in the
city limits, except in cases of murder :md
treason, was read once and referred. The
usual appropriation hills for State expenses
were icud, and subsequently unanimously re
ported from the Committee on Finance for
postage, but Mr. Ward offered a resolution
that the Auditor and Secretary of State re
po:
)rt what arc the fees and emoluments of
their respective offices. This passed, and the
Senate adjourned to Monday morning. In
the House, Mr. “Wheat, from* the Committee,
reported a hill extending the Quincy and
Toledo railroad, which passed.
Mr. Walker introduced a bill fo# the pur
chase of portraits of the Governors of tlnf
State at S2OO each, which passed.
Mr. Held introduced a bill giving McDon
ough county leave to borrow money.
Mr. Merritt, from Committee on Education,
introduced a bill changing the School Law so
as to allow school agents to loan school funds
at six per cent, payable half yearly in ad
vance. Massed.
The House refused to concurin the Senate’s
amendment to the bill appropriating money
to the relief of soldiers, principally on the
ground that the Governor’s name was In
serted as one of the Commissioners—a Gov
ernor who has appointed a majority of Demo
crats to the higher offices in the army. In
ic discussion on the soldiers’ bill in the Sen-
ate Mr. Sparks, the new member, declared
himself as having been opposed to the war
with and coercion of the South from the be
ginning, thus acknowledging the right of
--occasion.
FROM ST. PAUL
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
St. Paul, Jane 5,1863.
Gcu. Sibley Iras Issued an address to the
soldiers forming the expedition which starts
on the 15tb. He tells them that hundreds of
miles must be traversed, battles fought, se
vere labor performed, and even hunger and
thirst may have to be endured. He deems
the force amply sufficient, and says it is
equipped with the best arms in the sendee.
He speaks confidently of terminating the war
speedily and effectually, and adds that nothing
bu* gross negligence and other misconduct,
humanly speaking, can be productive of dis
aster to the expedition.
Enormous quantities of wheat continue to
arrive dally from the Minnesota River, and
s'lll it will he impossible to prevent a large
portion of the crop lying over nntil next
year.
The St. Paul Press furnishes some interest
ing details of the expedition which will soon
move against the hostile Indians of the North
west. It will consist of nine companies of
the 7th. two companies of the 9tb, and eight
companies of the 10th Minnesota regiments,
betides nine companies of Mounted Rangers,
and a battery of eight pieces and one hundred
and thirty men. The train will consist of
three hundred mule wagons, six males to a
wagon, and twenty ambulances. Its route is
not made public, but its supposed desrination
is Devil’s. Lake —the place where the Indians
are gathering. The expedition will act in
concert with that of Gen. Cook, which Is to
move forward from Sioux City, lowa Low
Besides the above force, 1,863 men will be left
to guard the frontier settlements, and seven
hundred stand of arms have been distributed
among the settlers for self defense.
FROM ST. LOUIS.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
St. Lon?, Jane 5, 1363.
Reports from Lebanon represent affairs 'j
that vicinity in a horrible condition. Bash*
whackers shoot soldiers and soldiersshoot
bushwhackers on sight. Guerillas arc taking
revenge on the farmers for their protective
organization against horse thieves. Several
farmers have been shot in the field, and lately
a man named Wilson was shot in bed. An
other named Sherwood was torn from his
family, tied to a tree, and shot to death.
Commlssaiy Haines to-day made awards for
C.OOO barrels of new mess pork at $11.70 to
sl2 00 per barrel, and for 2,000 barrels of mess
beef at $11.95 to $12.00.
Considerable indignation is ielt here on ac
count of an incident which occurred in the
city limits this morning, A negro was hunt
ed in the neighborhood of Garrison and Grand
avenue, and Locust and Morgan streets. The
parties engaged were some three or lour white
men, in buggies and on foot. Several shots
were fired at the fugitive, but fortunately
missed him. He was pursued until he reach
ed the fort, where his hunters did not follow.
Gen. Curtis has been waiteduponby a com
mittee of Germans, who delivered to him a
farewell address, avowing their respect for his
course as a Commanding General He leaves
immediately for lowa.
FROM CAIRO.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
Cairo, June 6, 1663.
Some influential residents of Cairo have ta
ken in hand the enterprise of raising money
and necessaries for the use of onr wounded
and rick Illinois soldiers at Vicksburg.
Messrs. D. T. Llnnegar and F. Bedard, tbe
Citizens 1 Committee for the purpose, have al
ready raised about SI,OOO, and more will be
obtained. A meeting of residents being held
tonight, was well attended, at which frill ar
rangements will he made to carry out the
project. Who shall hereafter say Cairo has
no Union, loyal citizens ?
THE WAR IN VIRGINIA.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
Washington, June 5,1663,
The rebel army is believed to be moving
from Fredericksburg in the direction of Gor
donsvillc. A balloon rccocnolsancc first re
vealed the fact that the rebel army has gone
up the Shenandoah Valley, but it is more
generally believed to have gone to Gordons
ville. It Is supposed this is the secret of the
flood of stories about rebel aggressive move
ments, being at once for the relief of Vicks
burg, and a devdopment of their policy for
the summer.
New York, June 5.—A special to the Her
ald says: “A Fairfax Court House dispatch
of the 4th states that Mosby’s men made a
small attack on our relict pickets in the mom
-sug, wounding one man. Col. Gray, withfonr
squadrons of cavalry, started in pursuit, cap
turing a rebel surgeon.
"Washington specials state that Coh Grier
son has been promoted to a Brigadier.
An Urbana, Va., correspondent of the Her
ald. dated June Bd, says: Kilpatrick, with
two regiments of cavalry reached Urbana on
the Ist, from their raid at Saluda. They cap
tured the colors of the 12 th Va., infantry, and
scoured the country around that place for
ten miles, capturing horses, mules, carriages,
and slaves. Occasional skirmishing was had
with rebel guerillas on their route, bat no
fighting of magnitude. A letter from Smart
was intercepted, stating that he would be in
Middlesex county on Sunday to stop the Yan
kee raids. Among the prisoners captured by
Kilpatrick wereCapt. Brown, sth Va. cavalry,
and the guerilla Col E. P. Jones. Only one
of our men was wounded- At Urbana the
wharf was found burned.
New York, June s.—The Tima' dispatch
says: “ Contrabands from Culpepper arrived
at' Union Mills yesterday, report that three
rebel brigades arrived at Culpepper lately,
saying they were going to Richmond. The
bridge over the Kapidan has been rebuilt,
and trains run to Richmond.
Among the wounded at Vicksburg is Col.
Cradlebaugh, 114 th Ohio, formerly Judge in
It is known that a brigade of rebels are en
camped opposite Banks'Pord, on the Rappa
hannock.
The Gorermnent Securities,
Philadelphia, June s,—The Subscription
Agent reports the sale of SIJLo,SOO worth of
5-20s. distributed as follows: New York $370,-
000: Boston and New Engird $310,000: Phil
adelphia and Pennsylvania $155.0D0; Omoand
Indiana $325,000; Missouri and Virginia and
Kentucky $15,000. The subscriptions from In
diaaainclnde $200,000 from Madison. Local
subscriptions throughout the West are very
large, almost every village and town being
represented* - , : -
SIEGE OF TICKS-
BIIRG.
THE SITUATION TO MON-
DAY, JUNEJLST.
Till*: REBELS ,GETim
DESPERATE.
They are Hungry and
Short of Powder.
INTERCEPTED DISPATCHES
OF PEMBERTON.
The Condition of Port
Hudson.
GENL. BANKS CLOSELY
INVESTING IT.
Altogether a Cheerful
Look.
A REBEL VIEW OF THE
STREGGLE.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune. - ]
Chickasaw Bayou, Monday June 1,1
via Cairo. June 6, 1663. )
I have no important change to report of
matters in the rear of Vicksburg. Grant U
well up to the enemy’s works. Logan has
planted a battery of heavy siege guns witiuu
100 yards of the rebel forts and constructed a
covered pathway from behind a high hill
through which his gonuers can pass to and
fro with little danger.
McClcmand and Sherman still hold all the
ground they have occupied. .
On Saturday eight rebel, emissaries from
Johnston to Pemberton/were arrested while
endeavoring to pass throagb our lines on the
left. Upon their persons were found 200,000
percussion caps, and a cypher message con
veying important information to the rebel
garrison.
Last Thursday, G. S. Douglass, son of J.
M. Douglass of Mason county, -who several
years since migrated to Texas, and there
joined the Confederate army, came out of
Vicksburg with dispatches from Pemberton
to Johnston, and instead of going to Jackson
as directed, he took a bee-line for Grant's
headquarters, and communicated to him their
precious contents.
Gen. Grant sent Douglass up the river yes
terday on the steamer Sultana. The Sultana
also took up 400 paroled Federal prisoners,
captured at Raymond, Champion Hill, Jack
son, and in the grand assault upon Vicks
burg.
They were under the charge of Lient. Col.
Graham, of the 23d lowa.
A sutler of the 68th Ohio reports that Gen.
Legget’s brigade was repulsed at Big JJiacK
Hirer uy ncux-mucuta zrum jvhnstuu’B com
mand. I hare not been able to verify this re
port at headquarters, bnt give the information,
as I hare received it.
It is reported that Johnston has received
large reliiforcemcnts.
Cap*. DeGolyer, of the Sth Michigan bat
tery, was seriously wounded n day or two
since. Be was taken at once to Memphis, but
is not expected to recover. Capt. Rogers, of
McAllister's battery, and Dr. Stevenson, of
the 17th Illinois infantry, were killed on Sat
urday by rebel sharpshooters.
We have Fort Hudson dates to tbe29tb, a.
m. At that time Banks had entirely invested
the position, resting his two wings on the
river above and below the Fort
Our gunboats were bombarding the fortifi
cations from the river, and Gen. Banks was
thundering with his artillery in the rear. The
rebel garrison is said to be 15,000 strong, and
was entirely hemmed in, with no chance of es
cape. Gen. Banks bad bnilt two lines of clr
comvallation to protect bis rear, and was In
excellent spirits and liopcfnl of entire sue.
cess.
On the 24th, af>er a furious cannonade, the
rebels offered to surrender if they could be
allowed to march ont with the honors of war.
Gen. Banks desired unconditional surrend
er. Subsequently he sent a flag of trace re
newing this demand, when the enemy replied
they would hold the position while enough re
mained to man the guns.
Prom Helena, Arkansas, the news is inter
esting. General Price is reported to have re
moved his entirtvforce from Little Bock to
Fort Smith, leaving behind but a single regi
ment to occupy the capital Marmaduke is
at Jacksonport,'Arkansas. The country be
tween White Hirer and St, Francis River is
patrolled by a guerilla band numbering 600 or
700, under Colonel Dobbins, of tbc Confede
rate army. This band Is extremely enterpris
ing, and extend their operations to a point al
most within sight of Helena. Helena is thor
oughly fortified and beyond danger of capture.
There is reason to believe that all tho troops
which lately infested Northern Mississippi
have joined Johnston at Jackson.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.!"""
Cairo, June 6,1882.
The dispatch steamer General Lyon arrived
to day with dates from the fleet, off Vicks
burg, to the Ist inst The situation is report
ed unchanged; the bombardment is kept up
at brisk intervals. It is rumored in tho fleet
that General Jo. Johnston has either been re
inforced or has troops near Jackson ready for
that purpose. Johnston is near Black River
Bridge. The fleet is not accomplishing any
thing in particular. We suppose that the
GeucralLyon brought up official dipatches to
Captain Pennock, wick will go forward to
Secretary Welles to-night. They can be of
no particular importance. Tho rumor is
brought up by the Gen. Lyon that Gen. Banks
ondForragnt, combined, had captured Port
Hudson after several days hard fighting. There
is no doubt as to the fighting, bat tbc capture
is rather apocryphal and wants confirmation.
An Important change is to take place In
the trade regulations, from the Treasury De
partment, respecting imports into rebel ports
on the Mississippi on the 10th lust
This trade now amounts to a million and a
half dollars monthly. It is to be reduced to
one hundred thousand, and that only for the
use of residents who have taken the oa‘h of
allegiance. This will effectually cut off all
contraband inland trade.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
HcunnxsßOEO, June 6, 1863.
A letter to the Chattanooga Rebel of May
31st, dated IJpovey's Gap, May 27th, says
Gen. Breckinridge's division had been broken
up, and the pieces scattered. He and his
staff have beenient to another field of labor.
The letter goes on to eulogize Breckinridge,
and regrets the breaking up of his command.
All this confirms our former reports of his
troops having gone to Mississippi,
The Mobile Register of May 291b, says:
Gen. Grant having made seven assaults upon
Gen. Pemberton, and been bloodily repulsed
in each, has gone to digging. This means
regular siege operations, and an attempt to
starve the gorrisonSfr can't whip. Cm ho
starve out VicksbmfT Not in a hurry, cer
tainly; it is well provisioned for six months,
and hiif provisioned for double that number.
Grant’s possession of Snyder's Bluff gives
him a large advantage in the proposed siege
in etrentbening his base,and enables him easily
‘ to obtain supplies. The interest ol situation
causes all eyes to bo turned thither. A great
battle—perhaps the decisive battle of the. war
[ —will be fought within cannon shot of Vicks
burg.
From the de&th-llke quietude onßosecmns 1
lines it is presumed Grant h* l ** been reinforced
from the Tennessee army. The Yankees vjiU
CHICAGO, SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 1868.
need great numbers for the work before them,
and will send them. We shall want the same,
and they are gone and going. Gen. Johnston
is quietly raising an army in Grant’s rear. In
a short time 100,000 Confederates will be
ready to dispute the sovereignty of the Lower
Mississippi, and if victorious will re-establish
the freedom of Louisiana, the fill of our
empire hangs upon the struggle in Missis
sippi.
The Chattanooga Rebel devotes its leader to
advocating in all cases black flags tor black
men.
An article on Tennessee affairs says, on the
fate of Vicksburg bangs the tats of" Tennes
see. If we play eternal smash with Grant,
good bye poor Roeecraus, but if Grant gives
Pemberton his quietus then farewell, a long
farewell to the proposed re-occupation of
Nashville and Southern Kentucky.
TVm. A. Selkirk, who murdered Adam
"Weaver, was executed to-day In the presence
of an immense concourse of soldiers and citi
zens.
Our loss in the skirmishes yesterday is not
so great os already .reported. One man is
known to have been killed and three wound
ed. . The weather is rainy and cool.
Cairo, June s.—The dispatch boat Gen.
Lyon, from Vicksburg’ on Monday night, has
arrived. All day Monday firing was kept up,
and Sherman’s troopS on the right wing could
be seen in motion. It is not improbable that
an important action took place,.
When the Lyon left, at midnight, a con
flagration was going on in the city. Some
supposed our shells had set buildings on fire,
while others conjectured that the rebels were
destroying army supplies and equipments,
prcjwratory to surrender. There is no doubt
about the fire.
Gcu. Grant’s numbers and position will be.
absolutely impregnable in a few days. We
cannot give the particulars, but they arc of a
most cheering kind..
The steamers Chancellor and Atlan'.ic,
loaded with troops, when near Island 03, on
Wednesday, were fired into by the rebels on
tbe Mississippi shore, with cannister. One
Captain and two privates were killed, and
several others wounded.
Second Lieut. It. A. Grider, Ist Tennessee,
and Capt. Neil Fisher, of the 54th Illinois,
are dismissed from the service for offering to
resign in consequence of the President’s pro
clamation.
"Washington, June sth.— Advices received
from Gen. Grant are encouraging.
Philadelphia, June 5. —The Government
has advices from Gen. Grant up to the 30th
ult. Everything is reported to be satisfac
tory.
Gens. McPherson and Sherman had pushed
their artillery to within fifty yards of the rebel
works. Heavy reinforcements were reaching
Grant, and he is now quite able to carry on
his siege of Vicksburg, and take care at the
same lime of Gen Johnson. It Is believed
Vicksburg cannot hold oat but a few days
longer.
Caiko, Jane s.—Lieut. King, of company
B, and Lieut. Wadsworth, of company F, of
the 20th regiment of Illinois volunteers, (late
Col. C. C. Marsh’s command,) arrived here
this morning, from Vicksburg direct, having
left the mouth of Chickasaw Bayou, Yazoo
River, on the 2Sth ult.
From them wo learn that the 20th occupies
a position in the centre of Grant's line, which
now entirely commands the city on the land
side. Gen. John £. Smith’s (late of the Illi
nois Lead Mine Regiment—the 45th) brigade,
to which the enemy is attached, having passed
two of the enemy’s outer works, now occu
pies a position only about two miles from the
city proper, and two hundred yards from the
enemy's outer works. Sherman’s corps occu
pies the extreme right, on the Mississippi
River, part of his troops lying not far from
. the famous water battery. Ransom's brigade
is on the left of Sherman's corps, nearer the
centre of the Hue. -
Onr informants represent that onr forces are
in the best of spirits and hopeful of the best
results. They are so near the enemy that
conversation can be readily carried on bet ween
the opposing forces. Those of the rebels
within their own lines are defiant, and express
their capability to keep ns out of the city;
but deserters tell a different story, stating
that they arc not only getting short of rations,
but ammunition also. Some of the boys iu
Taylor’s Buttery (Co. B, C. L. Artillery) have
picked up two&ledge-hammcrswhicU the rcb
els fired at ns—a fact which seems to indicate
that shot are get ting scarce.
Our gunboats had mostly gone up the Ya
zoo, when our informants left.
The 20th regiment has suffered severely
since it went into the field, aud has won lau
rels. Last winter it had presented to itanuw
set of colors. Seventy-two shot holes were
in it before the regiment crossed the river nt
Vicksburg. On the 23d ult., at the time of
the last ctiargc npon the works at Vicksburg,
tbe 20th went into the fight with 104 men,
planted their flag on the works, aud came out
with 134 men.
Lients. King and Wadsworth were both
wounded in Ihe bead—the former by a Mlnle
bullet, the latter by a barsling shell—while
rtoimlngthcenemy’s works at Vicksburg.
New York, June 5. — A letter from near
Vicktiborg, Muy S4tli, to the Herald says the
situation was then unchanged. Gen. Carr
hud captured and held uu important work on
the left of the railroad during the whole day,
but near dark was completely overpowered
and compelled to retire. The 23d lo wa plant
ed its colors on the rebel rampart. Colonel
Stone all day requested old, when, after keep
ing their colors there all that day, and after
every’ man of the regiment who entered the
for. in the morning mid been killed or wound
ed, except the Lieutenant Colonel and fifteen
men, they were captured and taken into
Vicksburg. The storming of the works cost
us 2,500 killed and wounded. The place is
now besieged. Oar skirmishers are so effi
cient that the enemy has no chance to work
his guns, and our batteries pour in a murder
ous fire night and day. Daring the nights they
manage to place cotton bales around the cm
brazhres, which are destroyed during the
day. The rebels arc constructing a newline
of works between the outer line now opposed
to us and the city. In tbe recent charge the
23d lowa lost 250 men, Stevenson’s brigade
200, Ransom’s 858, Carr’s 500, Blair’s divi
sion 550, Steele’s COO, Osterhaus* 200, and
Smith's 350. To-day (24th) there has been
vigorous cannonading along the right and
left.
FROM BELOW NASHVILLE.
(Special Dispatch to tbe Chicago Tribune.]
McitPßEEsßono, Tenn., JonoS, 1863.
Dispatches to night from Triune assert that
the rebels under Wheeler attacked Franklin
and were repulsed, and reports farther indi
cate that our cavalry have token 200 prisoners.
Tbe garrison at Franklin after being first at
tacked were reinforced, hut to
and from what quarter, it is perhaps not best
to intimate.
Suffice It to say Franklin is considered per
fectly safe against any force which the enemy
are likely to bring against it.
Brown’s brigade of Busbrod Johnson’s
division Is at or near Hoover’s Gap. The bri
gade Is five regiments strong—two at the Gap
and three at Beech Grove.
Nashville, June s.—News from Franklin
up to 2 o’clock to-day is that Col. Band, com
manding the garrison, was attacked by 1,200
rebel cavalry, who drove his forces back into
their intrcnchments. They rallied, however,
and repulsed the enemy, withheavy loss to the
latter.
Simultaneously, an attack was made upon
the forces at Tonias. They were repulsed,
with a loss of 200 men, 400 horses and a lot of
camp and garrison equipage.
FROM WASHINGTON.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
Fernando Wood had an interview with the
Secretary of War and President to-day. His
own account of its purport shows that he
talked as in New York, and they listened
without disrespect; he admitted that he had
no specific assurances ot a desire for peace on
the part of the South.
If Gen. Gilmore does not relieve Hunter he
doubtless goes to South Carolina to take
charge ot some special work. It is rumored
that Admiral Diahlgren, who applied for act
ive service goes with Admiral Foote, and that
Admiral Dupont will- take charge of the ord
nance bureau. 1
Schuyler Colfax’s -wife haying recovered so
as to ho able to bear the fatigue of the jour
ney, he took her yesterday to Newport.
The Baltimore and* Ohio Boad, in conjunc
tion with connecting Roads, famished her an
elegant special car, and made arrangements
by which it* was taken directly through to
New York, avoiding all changes on the road.
The negro troops, uniformed, armed, and
preceded by & fine band, paraded the Avenue
to day, making really a fine appearance. In
the evening they marched up to the White
House and War ■ Department. At
gome points the negroes were loudly cheered.
They joined pnedumdred recrtsq tp-day. v
DEPARTMENT OF THE OH£O
Headquarters Department or the Ohio, )
Cincinnati, Ohio, June 3,1663. f
General Order No. 90.— The General com
roandiDg directs that Gen. N. C. McLean, Pro
vost Marshal-General, at once institute an in
vestigation into the cases of all citizen
prisoners now confined in this Depart
ment, and in all such cases as do not
clearly show premeditated disloyaUy on
the part of the accused, or when a
desire is manifested to atone for past
faults by future good conduct, the prisoners
will be released on taking the oath of alle
giance, and giving bonds Tor a strict observ
ance thereof. The General commanding is
convinced that a large majority ot the men
arrested have been misled by dishonest and
designing politicians, and he prefers to strike
at the sourcesof the evil, and allow those who
have been led astray to return to their loyalty
and allegiance, if they they have seen the’folly
and sin of opposing the Government.
The United States, in striving to put down
a rebellion unparalleled in history, requires
thateverymanathome or in the field shall
each in ms sphere be enlisted in the cause.
The necessity demands a sacrifice from aIL
In responding to this call, the devotion of the
' citizen soldier stands foremost, and his sacri
fice is the greatest. He gives up all that is dear
to the citizen—his home, his freedom of
speech and action, the prospect of gain, and
often gives his life. He exacts no conditions,
but surrenders himself wholly to Ms country,
as represented by the constituted authorities
placed over him.
But while he thus yields up his civil rights
ao entirely to his country, be is none the less
a citizen; he waives them temporarily to
give greater efficiency to his efforts, and
looks forward to the time when, thcauthority
of the Government restored, he shall again
exercise the rights he has patriotically laid
down. t
"While the duties of a citizen arc of apeace
fiti and less exacting character, he is none the
less a soldier, and it becomes him to appre
ciate the grandeur and cutirencss of the de
votion of his brethren in the field, and to re
member that he, too, has sacrifices to make;
but the country’s demand upon him is com
paratively bat small. The country requires
from him no physical sacrifice, no personal
hardships, it merely asks that he shall imi
tate the loynl example of the soldiers In the
field, so fur as to abate somewhat of that
freedom of speech which they give up
eo entirely. Tbe citizen would be un
just to the soldier, as well as un
faithful to bis country, if, while en
joying the comforts of home, he were unwil
ling to give up a portion of a privilege which
ihc soldier resigns altogether. That freedom of
dheussion and criticism which is proper ia
the politician and journalist iti time of peace,
becomes rank treason when it tends to weak
en the confidence of the soldier in his officers
and his Government. When this Insidious
treason, striking at the very root of that mili
tary power, which is for the time being the
country’s protecriou, makes its appearance, it
is the bonnden duty of tbe Commanding Gen
eral to expel it from bis lines, with a heavier
band than lie would drive from his camp the
vlilaiu who would scatter a material poison,
that would enervate and decimate his soldiers.
Tbe General commanding desires to again
call the attention of the officers, Provost Mar
shals and others in authority, to the necessity
of great care in tbe making of arrests, which
should iu all instances be founded on full affi
davits sustaining distinct charges except when
the exigencies of tbe case demand instant
action. Carelessness in Ibis respect Is only
less censurable than negligence in the detec
tion and punishment of crime.
"With the exercise of scrupulous care and
sound discretion, on the part of officers, and
a candid consideration on tbe part of all citi
zens of the relations of the pcopleand the array
to each other, ns above set forth, the General
commanding is full of hope that mutual co
operatiou in putting down the rebellion, will
become more hearty and effective, the necessi
ty for arrests will be diminished, and the ten
dency to factious opposition to the Govern
ment, and hurtful criticism of its measures,
be removed.
By command of Major General Burnside.
Lewis Richmond, Asst. AdjU Geo.
Official: W. P. Anderson,
AAOTEfiII GREAT CAVALRY
RAID.
Colonel Kilpatrlclc** Exploit* In Vir
ginia.
The cavalry raid commenced by General
Slonemau, just prior to the late battle of
Fredericksburg, has terminated—the most
brilliant last act in the drama being the march
of Col. Kilpatrick and 900 men of the 2d New
York cavalry, from Gloucester Point to Gen.
Hooker’s headquarters, right arouud the ene
my, and without the loss of a single man.
Col. Kilpatrick left Gloucester Point on Sat
urday last, and. passing in a southeast direc
tion through Gloucester county, crossed the
Dragon River at Solutcr, and thence through
Middlesex county to Urbana, on the Rappa
hannock, crossing the river to Union Point.
Col. Kilpatrick proceeded through Westmore
land and King George counties to near the
headquarters of General Hooker. No diffi
culty was encountered la Gloucester county,
but at Dragon River the bridges were all
found to be destroyed, and the rebel General
Stuart massed a force In order to compel Kil
patrick to cross the Rappahannock. Colonel
K. avoided him by constructing a bridge, and
crossing at a point on the Dragon not at all
anticipated by Stuart. The bridge was then
destroyed, and, to foil the enemy, the com
mand moved forward in several columns.
Tlie principal one, on the right, under Col
onel H. Duvls, of Illinois, took a southerly
direction, and went to Pine Lee, in the lower
part of. Middlesex county, taking the people
entirely by surprise, lor this section was con
sidered so secure from Yankee invasion
that parties from Richmond sent their ne
groes there for safe keeping. Colonel Jones,
who commands all the bushwhackers iu that
vicinity, was captured. A few armed bush
whackers were seen, but they escaped into the
woods. A rebel mail was captured, but the
letters were mostly of a private character.
There was one, however, from Gen. Stuart,
wherein the latter promised protec
tion to the people from this very cavalry raid.
This portion or the command reached Urban
na on Sunday evening, having ctptured a large
number of horses and mules, and being fol
lowed by a motley crew'of contrabands, ofull
ages and both sexes. Among the captured by
tnis portion of the command, was a Confeder
ate agent with $13,000 in Georgia and Missouri
money.
The left wing of the command went In a
northeast direction, and reached the road
north of Urbana on Sunday evening. Here
tie picket of the enemy, which was to anni
hilate the whole force, was encountered.
A detachment charged and drove them
across the Dragon River, at Gbnrch Mills,
and then burned the bridge and retired, and
on Monday morning the whole Federal
command was at Urbana, ready to cross
the river to protect this part of the move
ment. The Ferry boats star, Wm. F. Fra
zer, and Long Branch, light draft steamboats,
were sent to transport the troops across the
river, and the gunboats Yankee, Freeborn,
Anacosto, Currituck, Primrose, Ella, and Sat
ellite, of the Potomac flotilla, were sent up
the river, and the command crossed safely,
aud in dne time rejoined Gen. Stoncman’s
command. The immediate benefit of the
raid, aside from the good effect npon our
own, was in the capture of 200 horses and
mules, forty wagons laden with the provis
ions, and 1,000 contrabands. Among other
articles captured was the flag of the 13th Vir
ginia regiment.
New York, June s,—The Himes' corres
pondent with CoL Kilpatrick, says the rebels
bad taken especial pains to capture this com
mand, and while rebel citizens had destroyed
the bridge over the Dragon River, Stuart,
with a large force, was waiting at a ford some
six miles further up to force them to cross at
a narrow place, but our pioneers built a
bridge, over which ourforces crossed without
difficulty, and then destroyed it. -
The letter from Stuart, captured In a rebel
mall, was directed to a jmerilla Colonel, who
was surprised by CoL Davis and captured in
his own house. The citizens of the country
through which Kilpatrick passed, expressed
themselves pleased with the conduct of
our men. The result ot the raid
is that a complete circuit was
made of the rebel army, the destruction of
millions of dollars worth railway properly
and material, the capture of hundreds of
horses and mules, forty wagon loads of pro
visions, a thousand contrabands, and the de
moralization of the blacks throughout the
whole country.
Washington, June 5,1833.
Philadelphia, June 5. — A special dispatch
from Cincinnati to-day to the BuUetin , but en
tirely discredited by that paper, says : A re
port is current hero that Gen. Jo Johnston,
instead of marching on Gen. Grant’s rear, to
relieve Pemberton, Is advancing in force on
Memphis. The report comesinvarious shapes
and is somewhat credited.
Tbc 4th of July Id Phaadel
Philadelphia,, Jane s.—President Lincoln
has accepted the invitation of the Union
League of this city to participate in the grand
national celebration on the 4th of July.
Large delegations from all parts of the Union
are expected to attend. '
New Tons, June 5.—A Washington special
to the eajs: Fernando Woyd arrived here
last night and called upon the President this
morning, the interview lasting one hoar. It
is not known whether Fernando is going to
dictate the fntnrc policy of the Government,
or whether he proposes so sell out at once.
Pjuladelphia, June 5. F. M.' Drexel,
seuiorpartneroithe firm of Drexcl&Co.,Bank
er? was injured, probably fatally, this after
noon in jumping from the rear of a car at the
comer of 17th and Wil.iow streets. He was
caught under the whe els, and hod both legs
crushed, and one entirely off. His.ex
treme age precludes the hope of recovery. {
military Orders—Official*
Assistant Adjutant General.
Washington, Juno 4, 1883.
A. Rumor.
phi a.
Wood.
melancholy Accident.
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'J’O THJi PUBLIC.
At a called meeting of the Journeymen House - aid
&!gn Pointers, held at Fenian Hall, onThursJay Even-
Jrg. Jane Ith, 1861, It was resolved to Inform the public
and cltizenffof Chicago, that they are not on a strike
for higher wages, hat are only demanding the wages
they have heretofore received, walci wa» Two Dol
lars and Twenty- fits Cents per day. The Cacti
are, tbathy a combination of the Bom Painters, tney
have cat down oar wages to* Two Dinars per day.
Now. taking Into consideration the high price of liv
ing, we think we’are entitled to the wages we have
been receiving, We pretend to he mechanics and mas
ters of our business, and the employers are charging
the public the same for Inferior men, who they only
pay from two dollars to one dollar and fifty cants per
day. as they do for the best ol mechanics.
Notice to Journeymen Painters, one
and all*
Ton arc requested to meet at Fenlaa H*ll, on SAT
URDAY EVEN INO. June Bth, at o'clock, ou busi
ness of Importance. By ordar of the committee.
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IT WAS TWO SETS OF SHARES,
One narrow set for small corn, and tne other set
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torm oftae share cuts up alt weeds. The ground Is
left in the heft condition. For further particulars c *ll
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joiced to have a like number, (or more) of young la
nes of Chicago assist them lo dispelling the ennui of
camp life, by meats of correspondence. We say ** of
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Tear, JeSeDQtat
A NOTHER GREAT CURE—
1x another great chhb.
BY I>H. BCHEXCK,
A SIAN RAISED AS <E FROM THE DEATH
A MAN RAISED AS FROM THE DEATH
A SIAN RAISED AS IT WKKE FROM THE DEATH
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BT DR. SCHENUK AND Old MEDICINES.
"WiLUAaisnCBO. Kings Co M J». r.. 8 'eh.33,1563.
Tills Is to certify that about tight years ago I con*
trailed a very severe cold, which seemed to prey on
my system, from year to year, until about the first of
October. 1862. when, by over exertloa. my system gave
way ami at last 1 was thrown Into alinost the lowest
6t«se cf Consumption, connected with a long and
severe couzh. accompanied with severe pains Xu my
backsides, breast and shoulders. olgat sweats, sore
ness of fiesn, and a burning of my feet. It was with
much dlillcnlty that I coaid lie in bed at all. or la any
position. By this time 1 wav fully convinced toatl
vastest approaching the death-door of Consumption
My congh and expectoration were very so/ere; they
would of efl lost from one hoar to two and a half
tu nrs at a time. The quantity discharged was lade
scrlhable. Not noliijrsblo to rot so*- T)r. Schcncfc,
at ila rooms In Bond street. Now Vo-B, I sent aim
wordtliatl was fast falling Into the enemy's hands,
lleieplledtiiatlmostbe brought over to aeo olm tne
first opportunity, which was done lu a few weehs: at
tne fame time 1 was using Ms Syrup and Pills, having
knowledge of and all confidence in tie cares that Dr.
nchouckbad made. After hearing from Mm I went
nt it In earnest, ar.d was soon enabled to call on the
Doctor, a* above stated. My appetite had completely
left me. Dr. Schenck ordered Ms Sea Weed Tonic, and
!o a few days 1 was astonished at it) effects. When I
cs'lc ton the Doctor, at Ms rooms, be examined me
with his rcsi>lrom*ter, to know the true character of
tnv complaint. To Lis groat astonishment he found
that I was In possession of that great monster, the
Consumption, my left lung being almost devoured,
and the right consldei ably out of order. 1 was now In
i-o«sc#alon of all tils valuable medicines, and 1 wont tn
for ** death or victory.” I will hero state, had. I, like
hundreds before me, called on some practical phy
ilclau and had prescribed tor me some blue ma«s or
naptha which is the general prescription, it would
hare bad the desired enect. la my opinion, of hurrying
on the disease, and eventually death would htve
claimed the victory. But. on the contrary, by the
bad ot Providence and DR. SCHENCK.'S valuable
uudlclne. I am restored to health: and by hU mwiI
cILeDILSCdENCK. h«s been able to claim the great
victory. I win now describe the effects of the medi
cine After I had taken of all bis medicines, my congh
continued, and t-e discharge wai enormous, with an
overflow of matter, mucous and blood, for nearly two
monies before 1 could make op my mind chat the
mt-dlclne was going to core me.
About tte met of January. 1863.1 had an extra dU
chare e of clotted blood and mitter.a Axil pint, at a
time. This continued for severa’ d*y«, wlica I was
aealn surprised to And that Ihal discharged a large
quantity ol blood throagti me night which contlaned
on for roar days and right*, wnlch 1 must coufesa
alarmed mo tut much. The flratopportunity I called
oa Dr. ScheocK for lafonoatloa in relation to the
above. The Doctor, to my great astonishment, re
'jlct-d at my Intelligence, by saying that It was the very
seat ibingllialcoaldbave happened with me. Where
tb*> blooabndleft.lt would bo supplied with abetter
material .which, to my great satisfaction, I found to bo
tree. lam now so far recovered that I can lie dawn
and get a rood night’s sleep, have Increased about 13
pounds la tiesb, and still golnlng.andcaa walk miles
althontftellngmach fatigue. v ,,
1 would advi«e ail those who have the least Idea of
thtlrlnx-gs or liver being affected, or suffering from a
heavy cold, to go to Dr. Schenck and be examined be
fore tbeyare thrown Into consumption, am partake of
bis valuable medicines and notpnt It off until It Is too
late-lor then tho Doctor may have to tell yon that
yon r.bould have called sooner, and while yoa were in
possession of one good lang. then be coala have con*
ndence In raahlog » perfect care. Do-not be like hun
dreds before yon—wait until death has thenreeml
nonce for then neither or. Schenck nor anyotherdoc
tcrcancnreyon. 1 reside at No. 102 South Fourth st.
Wllllamsbarg. N, Y.« where I shall bo pleased to see
and converse with any one suffertneDom this dreadful
dlieasc— consumption. . N. G. M.VTTISON.
No. SB South Fourth, street. New York.
We the undersigned, citizens of Williamsburg. are
acquainted with N. G. usttlson. and know him
been attl'cted as he states in hla certificate. We also
know that he used Dr. SCHKNCK’S medteines, and
have every reason to believe that to this medicine he
owes the preservation of bis health,
AlvanDravlon.2oo Fourth street.
Norman Ghchrlrt.cor. Fourth and Nortbsts.
IJ.C. Boswell 1« Grand st. druggist.
Henry Boswell. 1S» Grand M., druggist.
S. «s. Phillips. H>9 Fourth street.
John C. Brand, cor. Fourth andborth-ata.
CiementSchomelt. 117 North Nlntost.
Berman Gamman, cor. N. S lath and Fomth-sts.
John G. Tilley,2l4 Fomth st .engineer.
Dr J. H. Schenck's Principal oiflce Is at 39 North
Fixth street. Phlla«leiphla,Pa.. where letters foradvlce
should alwaysbe directed.
pbiczs:
Pulmonic Syrup asd Sea Weed Tonic, each |l per
boltle.or fSperhn'f dozen.
Mandrake Pills. 23 cents per box.
LOBD & SMITH, 23 Lake Street,
Chicago Wholesale Agents, and for sals byaUDres
glsts nod Dealers. J**
T>Y GILBERT & SAMPSON.
Jl> 46&43DEABBORX3.REET.
ELEGANT CINCINNATI
Chamber Suits, Puiniture, Carpets,
Plated Mirror, &0.,
AT AUCTION.
On TUESDAY. June 9th. at 9K o'clock. we shall
lellat onr Salesroom*. 46 ana £ Dearborn street, a
larzeand splendid assorfneat of Rich Chamber Salts,
made by toe best Cincinnati manafictarers. They
eoM*it ofßose*ood. Oak, MWogany and Walnntwiu
„laln and warble tor, Bureaus and Wishstands. Boob
case* French and Cottage Bedsteads, Dressing Bu
reaus Washttands. 'Wardrobe. Sofas, Parlor Chairs.
Toilet Stand*. Elegant Velvet Carpet.
French Plated Mirror, &c.
Tocher » lI U a general
“ jc6 <*933 4t Auctioneers.
TTNITED STATES MARSHAL’S
U SALEDfADMIHALTT.— By virtue of a writ of
sate by the Hon. Samuel U.Tbeat. Jnteeqf the Uni
ted states District Conit for the Southern District of
Illinois lu admiralty, dated on the Sd day of Jane,
A m will be sofaat Public Sale. to the blenejt
Md beat bidder for cash, at Cairo, la said District, on
the Wta dayofJDNE.A.D.H63.atIO o’clock A, il..
the following described property, to-wit:
436 Bales of Cotton,
The same having been condemned as contraband of
Tne same navmj. U D . PHILLIPS. U. 8. alsrahal.
Springfield. DU JuoeS.Urfß. Jefi-ehis lit
TESTATE OF ALONZO BRUCE,
JCj deceased.
Administrator’s Notice.
Xotlce Isbereby given that L Hiram B&lley. adminis
trator of tbe estate of Alonzo Bruce. ja*o of the City
of Cnlcaco.tn tfce County of Cook and State >f Illinois,
deceaseujiave Used on the term of the County Court
of Cook bounty. in the State of Ihlnois. to. be holden
at the Court House. in tne City of Chicago, in the
County of Cook and State of UUnola, on the THIRD
MONDAY OF JUDY, la the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hur dred and sixty-three, ftr the settling
Slid ar justing of all claims against uld decedent; and
all persons having claims against rite estate of tne said
Alonzo Bruce deceased, are hereby notlded and re
ouestedto attend at tbe said term of the said Coart
for the purpose oT having the
Administrator of the Estate o* Alonzo Bruce.deceued.
CMr«go.lß.. JaneSth.lS63. Je6e9l6-td
QJROCEEIES.
100 made. Sugar,
800 Bbls. Sugar,
SOO Sacks Collbe,
100 llrls. Syrup,
Just received and for sale at the lowest market ratea.by
lADD, WILLIAMS ft YOUNG,
J&beCBQ-ytret 19 RIVES STREET.
KEMOVAL,— DENTAL.
DR ALBAUGH has removed hja office from 58
to M West Randolph street, where ho will be plowed
to we adhlTeW patrons, and as many new oom u
may wuh anythin* tn the way ot ttentlUry; and he
would say to ail such. Wat undertUw to
. ye »rd to the teeth #h*U be doao la satU
jfccigry ptßuy,
NUMBER 298,
Xnn IRiurrtistmtntar,
AY. H. MAIiORY,
BANKER,
34 CL ARK STREET
Is- paying the highest price for
GOLD,
SaTER,
CANADA CIKKESCy,
fix any amount.
DO NOT FAIL TO CALL
If you -wish to sell to the heat advantage.
W, H. 3UUORY,
feS-eOITIt St CLARK STREET.
WHITE
HIS BEHOVED EOS STOCK TO
07 South Water Street, 107
(UPSTAIESJ
And takes this occasion to can the attention ot parties
wishing to boy
GOOD GOODS CHEAP,
To their Immense stock of
Every "V aiiety of
Woollen, Willow, Sattan
AND
CEDAR WARE,
Here offered; consisting in part ol
2.CCO doz Painted Pails.
SCO doz Cedar Palls.
1100 doz Dairy Pads,
400 doz Wash Tubs.
100 doz Cheese Tabs,
SOI doz Churns (Cedar, Fine and Chestnut,)
SCO doz Zlrc Wash Boards
10C doz Wcoden Wa»b Boards,
SCO doz Half Bushel Measures,
200 doz best quality Well Backets,
SCO doz Willow Market Caskets.
SCO dez Battan Market Baskets.
200 doz Childrens' Dinner Baskets.
200 doz Batter Bowls, la sizes to salt.
SCO doz Sieves.
3.(00 Goshen Batter Firkins.
SCO dozbestquallty Brooms,
SCO doz Corn Baskets. .
- • 100 doz Feed-Baskets.
I.CCO doz Peach Baskets, t
SGO boxes best bead Clothespins.
Also, a very large and well selected stock of
Matches. Mats.
Hogs. Spleota,
KannnUnr. Brashes,
Barrel Carers,
Twines.
liopes.
Slioe Blacking,
Cnecse Sates,
IN FACT,
Everything that can be made
WOOD, WILLOW OK EITTA.Y.
Qel-eCSO-Ct-netl
Q.RAND TRUNK HALLWAY.
NOT SUPRE9SED.
NOTICE.
Tt'C Michigan Centra! and Michigan Southern Rail
rea ls are refusing to sell tickets via the Grand Trunk.
PASSENGERS GOING EAST,
Ton can purchase THRCT7QH TICKETS, (good via
the M. c. U. or 51. S. H.J to all points at the
Grand Trunk Office,
563)earbomSt., Chicago
Through Tickets via Grand Trunk for sale at all lm
pot tant Railroad offices luthe Western Statwi.
v S. T. WEBSTER.
Western Genl Agent. Chicago. CL
C. J. Butdois. Managing Director, t
Montreal. C. £. j
Chicago. June 4.1863. jet-cSS jtnet
JgOOTS AND SHOES
AT WHOLESALE.
Vie hare on band a large and. complete stock o
BOOTS AND SHOES,
Suitable for tbe season, whlcb> we will cell cheap to
Cibhhoyera. Call and see at
29 and 31 Lake Street.
Jc3 eC37 Ctnet DOGOETT. BASSETT & ITICtS.
J£TE AND EAR.
l>Xt. REYNOLDS,
Late of the Royal Opthalmlc- Hospital. London, and
University College. London, will warrant a perma
nent onus, in all curable cases, of
Of Disease of the Eye and Ear,
At bis London Bye and Ear Infirmary,
Corner of Randolph and Dearborn
Streets, Chicago*
P. O. Drawer RSS3. „
Citt Rxfkkznck— Key. W. W. Patton.D.D.; Rev.
RotertPatTereon, D.D.; Iter. Moses Williams.
-Je2 e€Ot Strraanet
JOHN C. FULLER,
DENTIST,
85 Clark sb eet. opposite the Court Hou«e. in Bryan Hall
Building, Chicago. myaO-eSTS-tlt-BA-TArntt
PHffiNlX INSURANCE COMPANY*
[From the Peoria Morning Mall. May 25,13 2JJ
Tbe following card front one of our well known
citizens u a merited testimony to'tbe promptness and
(air dealing of one of the heat Insurance Companies in
the United States:
“I hereby tendermy thanks to the Phtenlr Insurance
Companv. of Hartford, Coon,. who. through tnclr
agent Herman Field. have paid me their proportion
oiloMhTthehurningof roygoods.
“The Phcenlx Is the only one of six companies In
which Ihad policies of insurance that have raid, and
for their commendable promptness 1 can cheerfully
recommend the institution as worthy the patronage ot
the community. S. C. FARRELL.
Pi orla. lUlnots. May 19. Jes eSOI Ctnet
gHORES, TATOR & CO.,—
Wholesale Grocers,
47 South Water st- 5
CHICAGO*
L SHORES. F, D. TATOR. A.W. GRTPLEY
[my2l-e‘.C7-BAM-net]
HARDENBERGH & WILLIAMS
TANNERS,
and dealers in
LEATHER
AND
SHOE FINDINGS,
231 Lake Street
HIGHEST MARKET PRICES,
PAID FOR
Hides Sc Calf Skins.
ORDERS CAREFULLY FILLED,
je3e66a(ftnet ,
T CANS FOR A TERM OF
Xj tears on
RE AT. ESTATE IS CHICAGO,
Mads at toe - -
Lowe** Current Rate,. AS.rSSf.SSS
27(B) 'Sborrtucnunti.
DEAFNESS.
CATARRH,
Diseases of the Eje, Ear
and Air Passages.
DR. LIGHtHILL,
PlM '- S«»To* »ho bu
- th two raonlh. attha Tre
n?Mence“ -C to aupanaaneot
175 Michigan avenue.
Between Adams and Jackson St recta.
Address Drawer S»7.
Dr. UghtMlt can he consulted dally from io A. SL to
4P. Si. at tile residence. No. 175 Michigan sreaoe
Patient* will not be received except during the regrj.
lar dHce hoar*, itnleee in casts of emergency or by
special arrangemett, Parties residingac a distasca
arebereb/ Informed that a penonal examination ts
requisite ui every case before appropriate treatment
can be instituted.
Pr. LIOETIIILI/S recent work, ** A Popular Trea
tise on Ecafaesa. its Causa and Prerenflon.” mayba
obtained of CARLETON, 433 Broadway, New Tort,
and of all respectable Booksellers.
TSSTOtOUUMI
, tt .D.D.l ! >ofMaorlß-UnlonCot»'
lege, &her cctady. JJ. T. sch*nectadt. March 3, ISA
P 1 *. Lri uu niiLL—Sir t Davtag been cared by you 1 of
a discharge In an ear, which has been very offensive of
late, and as far back a«I can remember always more cr
ies? so; and having been entirely restored to heaflnw
since tinder yoar care. I feel that r cannot withhold
this acknowledgment from any use it may bo to otharin
especially as I nave applied In vain to tny family ohra!
idan and other physicians of reputation;
Tonrs truly. Rev. JOBS’ NOTT.
Post Office address Fonda. Montgomery Co.,N. r.
IssnrrnoN ron ttue Dkat axo dttvb.>
New York. Jax 7th. ISSL f
I have pleasure In festuying to the still and
teotlbn of Dr. Ughthm. who has relieved me from*
troublesome deafness of long standing, brought om
by a severs cold. I shall be happy to answer any In.
qulrlcymada by persona seeking Information at my
addi£« as above,
BOBEBT CLIYB. Book-Keeper,
Dxlatak Horn. Albany T.. March 7, J9S3L
ToDb. C. B T.immiiLi. Dear Sir;—l taka pleaanrw’
In certifying that you have effected a great deal of Im
provement in the bearing of my son. Marcos CL
Koe*slt\wbo has. previous to your taking the easels
hand, bees unite deaf from toe eflbcta or Scarletlu, -
Aslknowofmanyothercoses, who-yon hare eared
and benefited.-1 have no hesitancy to recommend von
to the public.
I remain yours very truly.
THEOP£J*LDS RofesSLß.
Proprietor Delavan Boose. Albany. N.T,
42 Fitts-muncr. New York. June 25.158 J.
D3.Lioirmtu—Deardtr; 1 taka pleasure In tart*.
skill and Judgment you dl»
syed in the case of my daughter, who bad been par*
ally deaf, accompanied by discharge from the earn
slrceearlyinftncy. and ts now. thanks to your treat
ment. able to hear ae well as any one. while her ears
are free from thedlScbarge. Although It u nearly two
years since she has been under your care, her hearing
remains as good and her ears ae sound as the day aha
It ft job. O. S. HOLLY.
CA.TA2EBH CUBED.
[From Key. P. B. Russell. Lynn, Mass.]
Ltnk, Mass,. Feb. Ist, IS®. "*
I hare teen much troubled with catarrh of too wont
type for some twenty years. I: gradually grew worts,
producing cough and hoarseness, destroying tha sense
of smell, and brealdnc down my general health to such
a degree ps to compel me to resign my pastorate and
suspend public speaking. T made diligent nse of tha
usual remedies, such us sands of divers kinds, nitrate
cf silver, tar -water, olive tan and Inhalations, hat
without any very salutary effects. Last summer 1
heard of Dr. LlghthlU's sncccssftil mode of treating
Catarrh, visited aim, and put myself under his treat
ment. I began Immediately to Improve, and thlalm-
Brovement has gone on to the present time. ttr Ca
nrh ban gradually melted away, my congb baa
spproved. my voice hes become natural, and I aas
once mere able to preach the blessed Gospel. Let m«
•dvlse all troubled with catarrh olfflcnrtlea to apply ta
Dr. Llghthfll. F. B. RUSSELL.
Further references to parties of the highest rcspec
tabllitv can be seen on application,
lei- e612-ai war-net
1863. STEAa EP ATS -1863.
A First Class Boat will leave Goodrich's Dock, link
shove Bush Street Bridge.
Every Morning, (Sundays
At 9 O’Cloelu
FOB MILWAUKEE. KENOSHA, BATCNE. POST
WASHINGTON. BHEBOROAN. MANX.
TOWOC AND TWO KZVEBS,
Extending their trips to Kewaunee and Wolf River
every Friday. Daring the season of navigation, pa*,
sergers and freight corned cheaper than by any outer
line.
BATES OF FARE FOB PASSENGERS.
Chicago toKenosha 11.00 saao
Chicago to Kactne iss IS
Chicago to Milwaukee.'. ijo \ OO
Chicago to Port Washington.... 2.00 ijs
Chicago to Sheboygan 3.00 |n
Chicago to Manitowoc and Two
Rivera... .350 8,9
Chicago to Grand Haven 3.00 2.49
CW rasaencerS will please purchase their tickets oa
board the Boats.
First Class includes Meals and Berths- For freight
or passage apply on hoard or to
A, E. GOODRICH.
6 and ERiver street.
8p25-d26-4nj-T t s-net
JAMES BOYD,
Hanker and Broker,
dealer IN-
GOLD, SILVER,
CANADA
And all Premium Money.
BUTS IT TOE HIGHEST RATES
—ATT—
Premium and Uncorrent Funds,
UNITED STATES BONDS,
TREASURY NOTES,
AND HEW YORK EXCHANGE.
Strangers and Delegatee to the Canal Content!orr
re corclaHy invited to my office. where the latest la
ormatlon received by Telegraph from the New Tort
lock Exchange, will freely be given, without charge.
JAMES BOYD,
38 CLARK STREET,
Exchange Bonk BuDdlnr, Cor. Lake ami Clark streets
Je»-e*9l stncfr
piANO FORTES.
W. W. KIMBALL,
Has removed to bla new \Varorooma.
X 43 Lake Street-
A largo assortment of
PIANOS AND MEIODEON3
At Wholesale Tand-BetaQ.
Pianos to Sent. Pianos Toned and Bepaired.
Order* from a distance promptly attended to.
W. W. KIHBALL,
je2-e685-7tnrt
QLOAK DEPARTMENT.
J. B. SHAY’S,
163 AND 165 1-ATaE STREET*,
New Summer Cloaks,
IN SILK AND CLOTH, VERY CHEAP;
JeS-edas 2traTnec
TIE LARGEST AND CHEAP
stock of
Of Suu-ITm'bxellas and Paraaolv
At J.B.SHATS, 163 and 183Lake-BC. Je2 e2Jß2tTaittO*
Beautiful new GRENA
DINES. PLAIN AMD FANOT-also.
NEW SUMMER DRESS GOODS,:
AtJ.B. SHAY'S. 163 and ICS Lake at. Je3e33B2craToel
'SUMMER SHAWLS
A. GREAT VARIETY.
As cheap aa. ever, at J.B. BEAT'S, IG3 andl6QLnko4t,
JeS-eJSMiTaxnet
T3E best house in* the
cut FOR
Dress and Cloak Silks..
j. B. SHAT'S. 163 and 165 Lake-s 6. Je2-ed33-2traTne6
QHICAGO BAG FACTORY.
HiWKIXS & CHAPMAN,
SUCCESSORS TO
SI IKE OX I'ABWEII,
130 South Water Street.
55 CM Double Guedlm, Urge size.
15-€fo SU.eie Oaoples. heavy anlcholce.
2«v(0 Estra Burlaps, four bushels
Grocers’ R-*g*. tn coo cl variety.
Flour Sacks. Ham Sack*. Wool Backs. Seamless Bag*.
Every description of Rag and Sack used, for aala at
the loves, casket prices.
HAWELVS * CHAPtfAN’.
139 South Water street..
mjso csgs gate
f?IRE AND BURGLAR PROOF
X; SAFES.
Mann&ctared by
Dlebold, Balunann.Jc Co., Cincinnati*
PREMIUM SAFE OP AMERICA,
No other Safe la this country will begin to .coopers
'with them In
TVOBItHANSHtP AND PINJSH-
Rankers and Brokers bay them.
Merchants and Manufacturers buy them.
Lawyers and Doctors buy them.
Insurance Companies buy them.
Business Men bay them.
Nebody will buy any other make alter seefeg them.
je4eCS2stoet F. W. PRATT. 13 Lasalle street.
wßOuant AN!
HP^rSAFES,
MPE.OVED BANK LOCK.
T7DJN2, 5 Dearborn street, Chicago.
Jel-ef^^taet
g ART
-500 Sacks Liverpool Hairy Salt,
500 Sack* Ground Alum Salt*
For sale by LADD. WILLIAMS & VOXTSO^mr

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