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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, ISM.
X THE FEW'S.
-c “All’s well” is the word that is passed
from the extreme front of Grant’s army, the
*afMn of whose battle, if It begins to-day, will
✓ t heard by pallid citizens in the streets of
r Richmond, ©net sevek mx.ES distant. • Let
jns not forget we were once even
•< nearer than that, hut never with
a well organized harmoniously work-
ing army, every corps, and corps comman-
„ dor, responsive to the master touch of a
t lender competent for his task. The end is
•i not yet. The Army of the Potomac has
•< pressed to the very month of the den of the
A rebellion, and the coming collision and grap-
pie of lorecs will be fierce and terrible. "We
t hare a right to count with pride the stepa
i of masterly strategy which has brought oar
<f gallant army, unwasted, down totheposl
lion of powcrfnl advantage It now occupies.
It Is a happy augury, and while wo await
, with hearts that almost cease to heatin in*
. tensity of anxiety, the issue about to be
decided, we have given the grounds of our
hope that all will be well, and Richmond ours
- when the smoke of the next battle lifts.
Our news from the' South is encouraging
■ as proving the existence of a dismal scare in
Dixie. With two victories in Virginia and
* Georgia the historians may fall at work on
the chronicles of the conclnded rebellion.
We give elsewhere an abstract of the pro
ceedings at the Methodist General Confer
ence at Philadelphia, on Friday the tmenty*
second and last day of their quadriennial
session. This most important religions con
ference consists of delegates from 'fifty an
nual conferences, representing 0,022 church
cs or societies, and 018,C50 members, who
arc found in every frt c State, end in most of
.j the Border slave states, .At their late ses
•’ sion, os we have already published in our
/ columns, they took actlou, changing the
' rule on slavery and forbidding all slave hold
j- ing, and when it is passed by ihree-fouths of
, tbc »>nnual conferences, as it doubtless will
£ be, slavery will be entirely expelled from
Ibis ore of the Christian churches. Tbc
closing business of the body covers the
adoption of highly important and patriotic
resolutions on tbc state of the -country and
the vcr. The next session of the General
Asscmblv will take place at Chicago.
A Washington dispatch gives another
phase of the Arguellcs case, in a letter from
the Cuban Governor General to Secretary
Seward, stating that by the rendition and re
turn of (bis fugitive Spanish kidnapper were
liberated instantly eighty-five slaves. Look
for a fresh howl from the Copperheads. If
the return of tins Arguelles to Spanish soil
had refiistened the chains on a single nigger,
the party of Jeff Davis, North as well as
South, would have been delighted with the
act. Whenever a slave is to be returned to
hie master, no violation of the law can be too
flagrant to bring about such end. The pub
lic has not yet been made acquainted with the
grounds upon which the Cuban slave-trader
wus delivered up to the Government of his
country, but wc presume it was on the prin
dple that this country should not becometho
refuge of pirates. The laws of the United
Stales have branded tbe slave trade as piracy.
Whatever be tbe disposition of the case on
principles of International law, it is easy to
read at aglauce filial gives Hits most heinous
features in the eyes of the Negro-Driving
Element, who have lor ArgueUes a Idlow
feeling wondrous kind.
Many months ago, Mr. Lincoln, recom-
mended in bis message the construction, by
Government, for military purposes, of a rail
road connecting East Tennessee with the
outside world ou the West. The measure
foiled to become a law. The action of the
House yesterday is an endorsement, hand*
some, though tardy, of the sagacity and wis
dom of the President. With that line of
communication opened, loyalty is safe in
East Tennessee; without it, millions must
be expended In keeping up militaiy occu
pancy of that region during the war. It is
humanitarian as well os strategic, and, when
built, will stand as a monument ot l ir. Lin
coln's far-seeing wisdom.
The measure agreed upon by the Joint
Committee of Congress, allowing States to
tax the stock and capital of the National
Punks, p.issed the House yesterday.
THE CLEVELAND CO.WJaMIO.V
Hundreds of loyal men will breathe more
freely, now that the protracted and noisy
travail of a few hundred malcontents is over,
and the Cleveland b.intllngia the arms of its
wet nurses. The real paternity of the off
spring it is not difficult to locate If wc look
to sec who have been the most industrious
In summoning, the most liberal In feeing,
ana will now prove most voluble in praising
the abortionists whose offices are now over.
The New York World, the Clnclnniti Enquir
er, the Chicago tool of Jeff Davis, Copper
heads aid Copperhead organs of all degrees,
have bayed and bellowed Cleveland Conven
tion until the cars of echo ore weary. Cop
perheads egged on this scheme. They have
even kindly loaned it a cheap man from their
own number to help at the Convention and
shore the dubious honors of a ticket thus
brought out.
It is an occasion lor congratulation that
the end has been reached. We believe it to
he equally a cause of chagrin and disappoint
ment to the Copperheads themselves. So
long as the event coold be held postponed,
and cumulative, so long as the future could
be kept big with an event upon which the
min ol the Republican party could be freely
predicated, so long as this now spent faction
at Cleveland could be maintained as a pros
pective element of discord at the Baltimore
Convention, so long It was excellent politi
cal capital for the Copperheads, though not
proportionately dangerous to the hopes of
the thousands who look to see Abraham Lin
coin renominated on that occasion.
It is all over. The ticket is in the field
There is no more to be looked for bat that
those who have brought Fremont and Coch
rane into the field fall to and support them.
The brew is a very small one; the baking
will not be heavy. And who are these men
w ho have been forward into this business ?
Every community from which their sparse
numbers, without form of authority, with
no credentials been drawn, can each
locate and understand their* own falsely
styled “representative,’’soreheads,lmplacable
unappeasable malcontents, scolds byprofes
fciou, with capabilities for fault-finding mns*
cnlarizcd by long practice. .
Their consistency to any other principle Is
shown by the fact that at one time they sit
to be wordily harangued by Kx-Brigadler.
Cochrane on the abridgements of Copper
head personal liberty by this infamous Ad
ministration, and the sorrows ofr,the World
•and the Journal of Commerce, Then presto
■change, Pillsbnry and Foster untamed
coursers of the Garrisonian ring, and now
for the first time in harness, mount the ros
trum and demolish the President for not set
ting his loot on everybody and everything as
fast as these fierce apostles can ply the chOk
and mark the victims.
Is it not an occasion for congratulation
that this political bonfire was actually burn
ed at Cleveland, and it« illy collected com
bns titles there consumed f We do Mr. Fre
mont the Justice to bdlve he'will think
twice before he accept the nomination. As
for John Cochrane ilia a Joke, and Binsy is
kicked as a matter of coarse. It ,1s some
thing to a man of his calibre to get his
pome before the public. The first ol the
three tickets of the Presidential campaign is
now in the field, Fremont and- Cochrane.
We shall shortly have Lincoln and Andy
Johnson, and quite os surely McClellan and
Bramlcttc.
Wc have ventured to donbt whether Fre
mont will not distrust bis bed-fellows, and
•decline to sleep in oblivion with John Coch
rane. We*havc;cven leas hesitancy In the
donbt whether, when the lines are folly
■drawn for the contest, any considerable
number of loyal men who believe the rebel
lion must be crushed, will allow the loss of
their vote for Mr. Lincoln to be counted in
tbc interest of McClellan. Between these
two the question will lie, and this is mot the
time In which honest, patriotic men are will
ing to lose their votes.
What can tbc honestly radical men of this
Cleveland gathering ask, that the party of
Freedom, headed "by Abraham' Lincoln,has
sot granted ? What war measure that tends
to aid the Unionxanse has lie denied? Let
Comptroller Boblnsoß praise' Grant as he
volume xvn.
docs in his letter. Has not the President
pnt the sword in bis hand and set him at the
bead of our armies, now thundering at
the gates of the rebel capital? Has
not the rebellion been attacked in
Its chief seat of power? On the
score of platforms, where any platform can
he discerned In material eo in congruous, that
of Cleveland has no advantage. The griefs
of these men are mainly personal. Their
complaints have neither coherence nor con
sistency. At the polls they will find few
of their way of thinking, and this third
ticket will prove the weakest of all con
trivances ever bom of mixed forces to dis
turb and distract a canvass. Without hope
of securing its own election, it is happily
bereft of.the prospect that it can harm the
election it is expressly launched to defeat.
THE 9L E. GENEKAX. CO3T-
E£RE9iC£.
TZiclr Closing Business—Resolutions
on the sta.e of the Country—Final
Adjournment.
Krw Yonx; May- 30.—At Philade’plun, on Fri
day, at tbe M. E. General Conference, the Bishops
were requested to apportion the probable expen
ses of the next General Conference (to be held at
Chicago) to each anneal Conference, and ll tbc
amount so apportioned la not raised, the Confer
ence frjllng shall forfeit Ita claim upon the book
concern for the expenses of the delegation. Reso
lutions were adopted recognizing district confer
ence organizations lor tbe pastors of colored peo
ple. . In reference to tbc Centenary Celebration, it
was resolved that It shall be celebrated by nil tbc
churches with thanksgiving, and that tbo services
shall commence on tbc first Tuesday of October,
1866. and continue through tbe month. Tbc re
port was read recommending tbc erection and en
dowment of one monumental institution especial
ly for missionary purposes. It wbnii include first,
in tbe city of New York, a haiL offices, museum,
and library for tbc use of the missionary society;
and, secondly, a department for the special prepa
ration of young men as missionaries. At tbe af
ternoon session, Her. D. D. Love was elected edi
tor of tbe Northern Christian Advocate, The
Committee on tbc State of tbe country reported a
series oi resolutions as follows:
SetdltetL, That, in this boor of the nation's
trial, we will remember tbe President of the Doi
ted States, all other officers of the Government,
and our annvand navy. In never-ceasing prayer.
Resolved, That it is the duty ol the Government
to prosecute the war with all its resources of men
and money till this wicked rebellion shall be sub
dued, the Integrity of the nation renewed, its
legitimate authority shall be re-established; and
that wo pledge «.ur hearty support ami co-opera
tion to secure this result.
Ee'dlred, That we regard our calamities as ro
sultluc from ourlorgoifulncss of God, and from
slavery, so long our nation's reproach, and that it
becomes ns to humble ourselves cud forsake oar
e‘i s as a people, and hereafter, in all our laws and
tets, to honor God.
Zfeofritf/ilia’.wewlQnsc our efforts to make
such c change In the Constitution of «ar country
as shall rccociilue the being of God, our ucoen
dcncc on Him for prosperity, aad also his Word
as the foundation ofdvillaw.
J?icro?«rf } Thn» we regard slavery as abhorrent to
tliC principles of oar holy religion, humanity, and
civilization, and that we are decidedly in favor of
fioefcan amendment to the Constitution, and such
legislation on the part of the States, as «h»n pro*
hjh’.t slavery or involuntary servitude, except for
crime, throughout all the Slates and Territories
of tte country.
Http red. That while we deplore the evils of war
that have filled our land with mourning, we rejoice
in the soliHmc manifestations of benevolence It
has developed, as seen in the Sanitary and Chris*
tian Commissions, and in the associations formed
to aid the vast multitudes who have recently be
come freemen, and that we pledge to their institu
tions onr hearty co-opcratlon and support.
The whole report, together with the resolutions,
was adopted.
The rejMttt of the Committee on the Christian
and Snmtsry Commissions was read and adopted.
Tne following resolutions accompanied the re
port:
1. That this nation owes n debtor endless grat
itude to the Sanitary and Christian Commissions
for their iabon- in behalf of the sick and wounded
men of oor noble army and nary,
2. That the Christian Commission is especially
entitled to the cordial support and co-operation of
»he Cbnrcb of God, inasmuch as the work which it
aims to do is eminently Christian es well as hu
mane and patriotic, seeking to care both for the
not cel and the immortal, and prepare man for
all tbepenls that hover over the camp and the
neid ofblood.
8. That, as according to the estimate of our hon
ored senior Bishop, the Methodist Episcopal
Church has probably given one hundred thousand
of her membership to the army and navy, we feci
it to be our doty to follow them, not only with our
proyere and words of cheer, but with rxtive minis
terial labors; and we deem it right and desirable,
when there is a cell for men to care for the sick
and wounced,ahat our churches take such action
as will tend to furnish the due proportion of Chris
tian men. and especially Christian ministers, for
the holy work.
The reports of the Committee onj Temperance
and the Committee on Freedmen were read and
adopted.
The following resolutions accompanied the latter
report;
_ That in the events which have thrown
the thousands of freed people npou the benevo
lence of the humane and loyal people of the
North, we recognize a providential call to the
Christian public for contributions for their phy
sical relief, and mental and moral elevation, and
esjiccially to tbe Church of Christ for the means of
their evangelization.
/•’evolved, That the above named associations,
organized in behalf of the freed people, arc engaged
tu a woik of benevolence that we regard with spe
cial Interest, aud commend to the liberality of onr
people every where, as worthy of their sympathy
and rapport.
Jltto vtd. That the best interests of the fresd
mcn, and of the country, demand legislation that
«%ad lostcr and protect this people, and we hereby
• respectful I y hot earnestly urge upon Congress the
importance of establishing, as soon as practicable,
a bureau otfreedmen's affaire, aa contemplated in
tbe bills now pending.
The usual resolutions of thanks were unani
mously passed.
On motion adjourned tine die , after a session of
22 dors.
Bishop «i£nes made a few farewell remarks.
The doxolrg) was then sung and prayer mads by
Iter. Hr. Wood, of Indiana.
SFKOM TU£ iOlilH.
Xttc Way of Transgressors is Hard —
Inner Life in Dixie*
New Yoek, May 31. —The Richmond Examiner
of the :6th speaks of the gloomyplacidity prevail
ing in the cby. caused by the closing of aU the
store?, shop?. etc~. for the purpose of bringing
into the service all the arms-hearlng men. Tho
families of poor militia men, it says, continue to
mingle anathemas and tears with tbelr borrowed
crests. Extortioners in the markets continued to
swell their profits and bless the wisdom of those
in authority. Tbe people bare grown sick of tbe
wrongs inflicted upon them within the brief space
of a lew weeks, and will be sure to treasure them
np.
Refugees from Richmond state that daring the
operations of ocr army at Spoltsylvania, Jeffi
Davis and his Cabinet becoming alarmed, started
to leave Richmond, but were prevented by the riot
ous demonstrations of tbe citizens, who insisted
thetas the Government prevented them from leav
ing, It should remain also.
The Atlanta dispatch to tbe Richmond Examin
er, May 2Cth, soys: The people of Northern Geor
gia are crowding into Atlanta, awaiting the im
pending struggle. *Thc Relief committee is doing
all possible, and appeals to the people of Georgia,
Alabama and South Carolina to aid them. Imme
diate help is needed for the destitute women and
children.
Petersburg papers officially announce Beaure
gard's loss In the fights with Oca. Butler at 3,010
wounded and in hospital. Ihe lulled are not
counted.
Tbe people of Georgia are fleeing before the ad
vance of ben. Sherman, and hare great difficulty
in procuring food and clothing.
THE ARGIJELLES CASE*
A Letter from Uie Governor General
of Cuba*
Washikotok, May 30.—The Captain General of
Cuba announces the arrival of Arguell-s at Ha
vana, in custody of a Spanish agent. The Captain
General, in a letter, returns thanks to Secretory
Seward for the service be has rendered to humanity
by furnishing a medium |hroogh which a great
number of men may obtain their emancipation,
whom the escape of Aiguelles would have reduced
lo slavery. The Captain General adds that the
simple presence of Argoclles, on bis return to tho
Island, already and in u few minutes gives liberty
to eighty-six human beings.
FBC9I THE RED BITER*
Official Report of Admiral Porter.
Washikotok, May 81.—The Navy Dcnartment
has received an oifldftl dispatch from Admiral Por
ter, date d Cairo, May iA, annoandng his arrival
there, as before reported, and in which be states
that be arrived In Cairo in four days from Bed
Biver.
On the 26th the army had ail crossed the Atcha
fayaia, and Gen. Smith's division embarked. The
cun boats covered the army nntil all were over,
bmlth, who brought tip the rear, tamed upon the
enemy with part of his command, under General
Mower, killed and wonnded a number and captur
ed ISO prisoners and two field pieces. This makes
eight or nine pieces captured by Smith besides the
guns of Fort De Bussey, in all of which captures
Gen. Mower bore n conspicuous part.
The river is quiet between thin place and Bed
Biver.
The rebels bad a battery on the bank fifteen
miles below Jnnlca Point, bnt the gunboats drove
them off altera sharp engagerfirnt.
pnom sax pkaxcisco.
DlKßßtrons Fire—Latest from Mexico.
PruKCjpeo. Hay 30.—The town of Forest
S*« boo ’ was by fire to-day. Loss
-S 4 *h say that affairs In Nortb
hxico are Q*u«t Negrete and Ortega
SSSSSS* 11 Uwir iroons to Saltillo. Juarez
•ctTeJjUdtw^enulif ll ” °“ General, who
Tada^ 10T 6 ch ance of currency in Ne-
T ” C ‘ Territory li not rnaMnea *>7 capitalist*.
vonuEsrs bedels,
Preparation, for Another Bald North-
ward.
‘oSufo ■SuflnSSl 'Sf
sssarst&sa? s
luecommand have within a fewdarit *? f
appearance in the vicinity of W Kr the!r
fbom ansmsßrac. va.
A SuccoMful Scorning Expedition.
Nmt Yokk, Hay 31.—A special to th* **
dated Marllnebarg, Va., ffith, ears: *• a g e £W
out by Gen. Kelly, by order of Gen. SLrel. h»2
turned, being entirely sacces-fol In iu obfect
gaining in Important information- and caoimW
3S prisoners. F5 homes and 40 bead ol ca'tla. Th*
notorious Major Tripletts Is reported amonir th«
prisoner?. h -
Political On Ait.
* New Tobk, May SL— The CommerclaTe Wash
lepton dispatch says Simon Cameron's friends
assert thatnc wilt preside at the Baltimore Con
vention.
NEWS BY TELEGRAPH,
THE MOVEMENT ON RICH
MOND.
LATEST WA$ DEPARTMENT
BULLETINS'
The two Annies Confronting
Each Other.
SUCCESSFUL STRATEGIC MOVE
MENTS ON MONDAY.
WAEEEH WELL POSTED—HE
IS ONLY SEVER MILES
FEOM RICHMOND.
Highly Important from
Fortress Monroe.
Gen. Smith's Forces Moving
from James River to
Join Gen. Grant.
HORRIBLE FRIGHT IN RICHMOND,
Meeting of Citizens—The
- Mayor is Imprisoned for
Counseling Surrender.
TDE CLEVELAND CONVENTION,
THE NEW TICKET—FREMONT AND
COCHRANE.
Full Proceeding's of Yesterday—
Complexion of the Body. a
FROM GJN. SHERMAN’S ARMY,
His Headquarters are at Dallas, Qa,
Highly Emportantfrom Rebel
Sources.
Latest from the Richmond Pa-
pers of the 28sh.
omciAi. mji.i.Exi.-v.
Wan Hepabtmext, )
Wabhixotox, Hay 31, IbW— 4 p. m, J
To Major General Six :
We have dispatches from Gen. Grant down to
yesterday (Monday) p. m.
There seemed, the dispatch says, to be some
prospect i3f Lee's making a stand north of the
Chickahominy. His forces were on the Meehan
icfville Bead. south of Totopatomy creek, between
that stream and Hawes* shop, his right resting on
Shady Grove. Dispositions for an attack were be
ing made by Gen. Grant.
Wilson's cavalry had been ordered to destroy
the railroad bridges over the Little river aud South
Anna, and break up both roads from those rivers
to two miles southwest of Hawes' shop, where
the head of onr army was established.
There is as yet no telegraphic line of common!
cation with Washington.
A dispatch from Gen. Sherman, dated yesterday
(BCtb), 8 a. m., reports no change in the position o
the armies. Some slight skirmishing had occur
red subsequent to the afialr of Saturday.
No Intelligence from any other quarter has been
received by this department. '*£•
(Signed) E. M. Stanton.
WAT! D ETABTiIEKT. }
Washington, Hay Sl—-S p. m. f
Major General Dix:
A dispatch from Gen. Grant, dated at 6 o'clock
this (Tuesday) morning, at Howes' shop, has just
been received. • It is as follows:
Tbe enemy came over on our left last evening,
and attacked ns. They were easily repulsed, and
with very considerable slaughter.
To relieve Gen. Warren, who was on the left,
speedily, Gen. Meade ordered an attack hj the
balance of ocr lines. Gen. Hancock was the only
one who received the order in time to make the
attack. Before dark, he drove the enemy from his
entrenched skirmish line, and still holds It.
I have no report of oar losses, bnt suppose them
to be light.
Other official dispatches not from Gen. Grant
were received at the same time, and which gave
more details. They are as follows, the first being
dated yesterday (Monday,) 30th. 8 p. m.;
In the afternoon Gen. Warren was pushed down
on onr left ijgtil his flank division under General
Crawford reached a point west of Shady Grove
Church. Gen. Crawford having got detached from
the rest of the corps, was attacked and driven back
a little. The enemy then threw a force, which
appears to have consisted of Ewell's corps, upon
Warren's left, attempting to turn It, hot was re
pulsed. The engagement was short, sharp and de
cisive. Gen. Warren holds his ground at advantage
setxk mii.es it.om Bjohmoxd. Be reports that he
has taken a considerable number of prisoners, and
hat there are many rebel dead on the field. Of
his own losses he has made no report. His latest
dispatches say the enemy are moving troops to bis
left, spparamly to clear the approach to Btchaond
In that direction.
On onr right an active conflict has been raging
ever since dark, but has just closed.
As soon as the enemy attacked the left of War
ren, Weight and Hancock were ordered in
bnt do not seem to have got ready until aftei
nightfall. No report has yet been received of
them.
The other dispatch above referred to is dated at
6 o'clock this, Tuesday, morning, and states that
in Hancock's attack last night Col. Brooks drove
the enemy out of a strongly intrenched skirmish
line and bolds it. The losses ore not reported.
Burnside's whole corps got across theTolopatamy
Creek lost evening, and is In full connection with
Warren. The left of Hancock rests upon this side
of the Creek. The sixth Corps is upon Hancock's
right and threatens tho left flask of the enemy.
Smith ought to arrive at New Castle by noon,
whence he can support Warren and Burnside if
necessary.
Sheridan, with Gregg's and Torbcfcty divisions
of cavalry, la on oar left flank; Wilson la on oar
right and rear for purposes reported in a former
dispatch.
The country thereabout Is thickly wooded with
pines, with good opening.
The indications this morning are that the enemy
has fallen back sooth of the Chlckahomlny. Noth
ing of laic has been received by this Department.
(Signed,) E. M. Szismur.
Wan Dstastxzst. WAsnotaxoir.l
# May 31-11:30 p. m. f .
To Major General Dix:
The following dispatch has been received from
Gen. Better:
Yesterday all day heavy firing was heard in the
direction of Mechanlcsville.
Six refugees from Btchmond report that Grant
was on the Mechanlcsville turnpike, fourteen miles
from Blchmond, yesterday; that they heard tiring,
and that Grant was driving Lee.
A woman reports that a meeting was held yes
today, while she was in Blchmond, to see
whether the city should be surrendered or burned.
TheMapor advocated eurrender and was put in
Cattle Thunder .
Tbc enemy attacked my lines yesterday and were
repulsed to-dsy. AH day they have been demon
strating against my works on Spring Bill on the
eastern b»"k of the Appattomaa, bnt were re
pulsed.
Nothing farther since my telegram of this even
ing from Gen. Grant. [Signed,]
E. M. SraireoK.
Fostbess Hokboe, Hay SO,)
via New York. Hay 81,16C4. f
It Isno longer improper to speak of important
movements that have been progressing in this
department during the nast two,days, as they are
now folly accomplished. A large portion of the
troops at Bermuda Hundreds, under Gen. Butler,
have been transferred, under the command .of Gen.
W. F. Smith, to the Army of the Potomac. Gen
erals Smith and Brooks passed'up yesterday.
Gen.Gillmore remains with Gen. Butler.at Ber
muda Hundreds, also Generals Ames and Wild. -
Large quantities of supplies have been sent to
While Boose, on the Pamonky.
New York, May 80.—'The Sentld't correspond
“r rays; What forces Beauregard has
tmiched* 0 Lwremaln i® our front, strongly in-
Gen. Winder, who has charge of the Bleb.
mond prisons. has shifted his quarters to Golds
boro, K. C. The Union prisoners hare been tU
removed from Libby Prison.
A scouting party sent out from Alexandria re
turned on Saturday afternoon, after routine a
party of guerillas, capturing a number, and de
stroying a large quantity of supplies.
The Herald says It has information, not proper
to publish at this time, giving full details of highly
Important movements now taking place on the
Peninsula. In tne meantime news of an important
character may be expcctcd*auy hour.
THE CLEVELAND CONVEX
TION.
Voluminous Proceedings bf Yesterday
—Fremont and Cochrane.
a MORNING SESSION.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.)
Cleveland, Ohio, May 31,185 L
The National Mass Convention assembled at
ChsplnEall, in this city this morning at 11 o'-
clock. At that hour there were from three to four
hundred persons present, delegates, reporters and
outsiders. The Convention was called to order by
Edward Gilbert, of N.Y., who nominated ex-Qov
ernor Win. F. Johnson, of Pennsylvania, for tem
porary chairman. .When he came forward three'
faint cheers were given for the ** War Horae of
Principle.” The Chairman very briefly returned
thanks. B. H. Brooks, of California, and 8. Wolfe,
of the District of Colombia, were made temporary
secretaries.
A Committee of Nine on Permanent Orginlza
tloh and Holes was appointed. The Commltteo’is
composed as follows:
COanUTTEB ON OUGANIZATION AND BULKS.
Messrs. B. C. Andrews, Mo,; Parker Fillsbury,
N. H:. Stephen, S. Foster, Mass.; A, J. Colvin,
andWm. Goodell, ofN.Y.; N. P. Sanger, Pa.;
Perkins Bailey, Kansas; Caspar Butts, Illinois;
Chau. E. Moss, Mo.; andN. B. Smithers of Dela
ware.
A motion to appoint a Committee on Creden
tials elicited a sharp debate, gentlemen Insisting
that no credentials were necessary under the three
calls of the Convention. They came here as Inde
pendent citizens, and represented no party or in
terests, bad no credentials. The motion was
Anally withdrawn, and another motion, that every
gentleman present hive his name and post office
address, waa adopted. The three calls for the Con
vention were then read.
A delegate from lowa moved that the Albany
call, headed by Lucius Robinson, John Cochrane,
Ac., be declared oat of order. [Laughter.] lie
insisted that the representations under that call
were Ashy and badno business here.
The Committee on Permanent Organization re
ported as follows:
Pbesiient— General John Cochrane, of New
York, with Vice Presidents from nineteen States.
[Will he fennd in the Associated Press dispatch
ajpended.— Eds.]
Gen. Cochrane on being conducted to the chair
was received in a very quiet and becoming man
ner. Qe declined to return thanks, but made a
speech of considerable length, radiant with glit
tering generalities but with no very distinct
enunciation of principles except opposition to the
Administration in its dealing with home traitors.
On this question he was clear and emphatic, and
might add also that he denounced In the strongest
language he knew how to employ, the conduct oi
the War Democrats of New York who met at Syr
acuse the day after the Union Convention wis
held, and endorsed the action of that body. Ho
said that no living man had the power to commit
him in that way, and he defied them aIL Bis fa
vorite thcvie of Individual rights and the liberty of
the press without molestation or censorship were
also dwelt upon.
Amotion for a committee on platforms was
passed.
Hr. Elanghotta, of lowa, offered a brief series of
resolutions, that bo person connected with this
convention, or who should hereafter identify him
self with the party about to be created, ehonld ac
cept any office or any contract under the present
administration, except to enter the army or naval
service. The resolutions were received with
shouts of laughter and derision, a large majority
of the gentlemen present very evidently being
solicitous that action here should take any other
shape but that.
Adjenrncd until 2 p. m.
SECOND DISPATCH.
(Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
Cleveland, May 31—10 p. m.
The Convention reassembled at 3# o’clock p. m.
The Committee on the Platform not being ready to
report, speeches were called for. Hr. Pjumb, of
N. Y M Chairman of the New York Central Fre
mont Committee, who Is declared to be the oldest
Abolitionist in New York, with a single excep
tion, made a strong Abolition speech, giving a his
tory of the rise, progress and Anal success of that
great principle.
CoL Hose, of Missouri, followed and told many
big stories of what he and his friends toended to
do next November.
Tbe Committee on Boles and Regulations made
their report. One of the rules reported was that
the votefor President and Vice President should
be taken by States—each State casting a vote equal
to whst It is entitled to In the electoral college.
Caspar Butz opposed this rale, and claimed that
each member should be allowed to cast an Indi
vidual vote. Another gent favored the State vote,
os in that way States which bad a large number of
delegates would not be able to override the States
which had hot one or two representatives. After
discussing tho rale at some length it was stricken
out. .
Tbos. B. Carroll, of New York, from tbo Com
mittee on Resolutions made tbe report (sent by
tbe Associated Press 1
After tbe reading of the resolutions, a letter was
read from Wendell Phillips, ol Boston. Tbe letter
was almost a reiteration of. Mr. Phillips 1 speech
before the Union Convention at Boston last week.
The resolutions were then taken tip and acted
upon seriatim. '
Hon, Andrew J. Colvin, of New York, detailed
bis own political history. The first vote be ever
gave against tbe Democratic party was cast for the
late Gen. James Wadsworth, for Governor, in
ltC2; but he now felt that he could not vote for
Abraham Lincoln. He heartily endorsed the reso
lutions just offered to this Convention. Mr. Col
vin in bis speech made a statement entirely wide
of the truth. It was to tbe effect that no Conven
tion which had sent delegates to tbe Baltimore
Convention, nor any newspaper which support
ed the Administration, bad declared in
favor of the amemlmcn'. to the Consti
tution prohibiting slarery hereafter in any
or all of the States. He condemned the action of
the Administration In the cases of Ihe Journal of
Commerce and World, and the Argneßcs rendition
case. He characterized Ua action In these cases
as the most arbitary and unwarranted that ever
occurred in the history ol the newspaper press.
In conclusion be asked leave to suggest a name
for the Presidency which would carry the State of
NewYoik by one hundred thousand majority
that name was Gen. Ulysses S. Grant. The an
nouncement of Gen. Grant's name was received
with decided coolness by the audience, only three
or four persons clapping their bands.
On the passage of the first resolution a motion
was made that the words “ with God's blessing'*
be added to it. Tbe amendment was voted down
by two to one. By the pressure of the previous
question and positive manner of the presiding offi
cer the Resolutions were pushed through with race
hor& speed, allowing little or no opportunity for
amendment or discussion.
After tbe resolutions were adopted as a whole.
Cob Moss made a motion that the Convention pro
ceed at once to nominate candidates for President
and Vice President on the platform Just adopted.
Several delegates from New (Jersey, Pennsylva
nia and New York, opposed the resolution in very
strong terms.
A gentleman from New York, named Demans,
made a very powerful speech against the' resolu
tion.' He spoke nearly an boar ,in a most unan
swerable manner, against a nomination at this
time, and until the Baltimore convention. He
declared General Grant to be his choice, and
the choice of the war democracy of the Atlantic
Sfotes and that with him only was there any pos
ribillty of sqgcess: bat the Fremontera werejlarge
ly in the majority and were determined to make a
nomination, and of course the] powerful logic and
horning words of Ur. Deman’s fell upon listless
ears.
The resolution to make si nomination was car
ried by a large majority.
CoL Moss then moved that Major General John
Charles'Fremont bo nominated by acclamation as
a candidate for President oi the United States. It
was received with great applause, and declared
unanimously.
B. Grata Brown, Gen. Butler and Gen. John
Cochrane were named for Tice President. Genf
John Cochrane was nominated by acclamation.
7; An Executive Committee of one from each State
was then appointed and the Convention adjourn
ed>
. The War Democrats from New York, New Jer
sey and Pennsylvania are very indignant at the re
sult, and will Immediately absolve themselves from
any connection with the concern.
|To the Associated Press.j
’ Cleveland, May 81.—The Convention to-day
opened with gome aOO or 400 delegates in attend
ance. It was called to order it'll o’clock' by Mr.
Gilbert, of New York, on whose nomination ex-
Governor Johnson, of Pennsylvania, was cboien
temporary Chairman. Mr. John ton returned
thanks briefly, saying that he hoped the proceed
ings of the Convention wonld be so conducted as
to strike with that force and power worthy of the
objects and principles in view.
On motion, the following were appointed a com
mittee on permanent organization: EzraC. An
drew*, Missouri; Parker PlUsbnry, New Hamp
shire: Stephen 8. Foster, Massachusetts; A.C.
Colvin, Wm. Goodell, New York: N. B. Sawyer,
Pennsylvania; John Soaltver, Maryland; Caspar
Bntz, Blinola; Chariea E. Moss, Missouri; L. p,
Bailey. Kanaaa.
- On the motion to appoint a Committee on Cre
dentials, some debate occurred, several delegates
opposing it on the ground that there are many citi
zens present who represent political organizations
in the several States, and yet have been famished
with no credentials. The motion was withdrawn,
bnt renewed by Mr. Garrett, of Missouri, who
thought the time wonld come when every member
wonld be prood of his connection with this Con
vention, and he desired the record made In order
to show the world that we are here for a great
and good purpose, in spite of Lincoln ‘and the
devil.
' It was finally resolved to enroll the names of all
-present—that the oulv credentials required shall
he a declaration that the delegate has come here in
response to the calls for the Cleveland Convention.
• - The Western, Albany and New York caMs were
then read and laid on the table.
The following committee was appointed to en
roll the names of the aelegatea; John A. Hillard,
CHICAGO, WEDNESDAY, JDNE 1, mi.
Join Sulllnncn, N. P. Sawyer, N. G. Hodman and
Jae. AJden.
The Committee on Permanent Organization re
ported the following, which was unanimously
adopted:
President— John Cochrane, of New York.
Vice-Frtiidmti— James Hill, of Maine; Parker
Pillshnry, of New Hampshire; Mr.'Cary, Ver
mont; Edmund Tuttle, Connecticut; Rev. Henry
T. Cheever, Massachusetts; Joseph Plumb, New
York; Dr.L. Qrelner.New Jersey; W.G.Smeth
en, Maryland; Alfred G. Lloyd, Pennsylvania;
Bird B. Chapman, Ohio; Dr. Hamburg, Indiana;
E. Pressing, Illinois; Dr. T. Olshapen. Missouri r
Thomas P. Wright, Kentucky; J.P.Sllhott, Iowa;
C. C. Foote, Michigan; Isaac Newstead, Wiscon
sin; J. F. Lezotte, Kansas.
Seer eta rie?— Leonard Van Dcrcar, New York;
S. Wolf, District of Columbia: James D. Owens,
Pennsylvania; Col. Chas. Missouri.
9he Chair appointed }*arker Plilsbury and Col.
Moss a committee to notify Gen. Cochrane of his
election and escort him to the chair.
SPEECH OF OEM. COCHRANE.
Hr. Cochrane, returning thanks, said that the
duly ofthis Convention once performed in accord
ance with the views end wishes of the people
whom It represents. It will have advanced to a po
sition that must command universal applause, wo
are here occupying a common ground—that of the
broadest and most catholic principles of democ
racy. We are here not for party, but for country.
Three years ago, when the very life ol the nation
was threatened, all tree patriots dropped party
and rallied to the support of the country: but the
hour is coming—indeed, it has almost arrived—
when the rebellion will nave disappeared forever,
and then it is that a free people should review the
past, and mast erect the necessary saleguarda
against the vicissitudes and dangers of the future.
It Is at each a period that you have assembled,
and while with all the vigor and strength ofa great
Slo, actuated solely by love of country, and our
cs In the field, you are about to organize
a civil party at home to proclaim and main
tain, at all hazards, the great and immutable
principles for which the soldier is so valiiatly
lighting in the field.- Thus, and thus only, caa the
people ot the land realize and enjoy the legitimate
fruits of the sacrifices they have made. The rebel
lion must he effectually and forever suppressed.
The Union must he preserved. ■ We hive not met
here to indulge in any criticisms with a view to
weaken the government, and we are not here to
throw any impediments in the way of the march of
our glorious armies. God forbid 1 No delegate is
here to occnpy any position unworthy of the broad
estpatriotlsm, or the breast ofa tree American cit
izen. He saw before him men who, in days gone
by. entertained essentially different views on*the
question of slavery, hut events have so shaped
themselves with regard to that and other great
questions within the past two years, that all can
now stand upon common ground In regard to It.
The effect of the rebellion has been to destroy
slavery, and the last vestige ol it must be
wiped away. He almded to the meeting of the
War Democratic State Committee, at Syracuse,
and characterized It as an idle farce, as a commit
tee without a constituency, and assured the con
vention that the War Democracy of New York are
of sterner stuff' than to be swayed or affected by a
lew peddling pohticlano. While we proclaim all
men on this cent >nent free and equal, it is our doty
to see that each assertion is literally tree. We
must have close and untiring regard for the civil
rights of all; for if private rights ore not reicect
ed, public liberty foils—lts basis is private and in
dividual freedom—its method is through such
rights, and we therefore declare ourselves'emphat
ically acd unequivocally for private, municipal and
public liberty. Never, upon any plea or occasion,
can the rights of the citizen be suffered to ho iu
vrded unwarrantably and without due process of
If.w. Individual rights are modified bylaw. If
circumstances require the enforcement of martial
law, all other considerations must succumb to the
necessity; but till then they most not he
infringed upon, however specious the plea.
Law is the reflex of order —order Is
is of God. audit and its sanctity must ho kept in
violate. When that is stricken down, there go
with it our institutions, and all that Is inti
mately connected with these rights is the freedom
of the press: and the Administration or the man
who wonld aim a blow at it, legality of a crime bat
little lees than be who isatraltor tothccansa of his
country, lie alluded to the right of asylum, and
declared it to he a principle of which every Ameri
can ought to be proud, that the refugee from the
despotism of the old world is welcome to our
shores, and is to be presumed innocent until
proved guilty under the laws ol the free country In
which be seeks on asylum from oppression. He
spoke at some length in eulogy of the Moarocdoc
trine, saying that when wc have got through with
tho rebellion, as we soon shall be. wc will prove to
the world that we have left will and vigor enough
to preserve tho American continent from the pol
luting trend of the myrmidons of foreign powers.
General Cochrane was frequently cheered, and
resumed bis scat amid a storm of applause.'
A delegate from lowa offered a resolution that
each delegate pledge himself not to accept office of
trust, honor or profit from the Administration In
power during the next Presidential term, or be
connected, directly or Indirectly, with any Gov
.eminent contract—this prohibition not to be so
construed as to prevent any delegate from becom
ing an active combatant in the army or navy.
[Laughter.]
Tbcrresoiotion was referred.
The President announced the following Com
mittee on Resolutions:
Thomas B. Carroll, New York; K. Bewaon,
Massachusetts; Frauds Rodman, Missouri ; Bird
B. Chapman, Oi Jo; Dennis Gardiner. New Jersey;
L. Haskell, Caliiornia; Caspar Butz, Illinois; Jas.
Dinsznore, Pennsylvania; J. E. Harmon, Wiscon
sin; P. PlJlßbary.New Hampi-hlre; L. D. .Bailey,
Kansas; C. C. Foote, Michigan; Charles Post,
Indiana; 8. Wolf, District of Colombia.
Recess till &£0 afternoon. -
’ AFTERNOON SESSION. -*•
CixmiSD, May 31—p. x,—The convention was
called to order at 4 o’clock.
Tlie committee on credentials reported that they
fonnd tho following States represented: Ohio.
HUnofr, Massachusetts, New York. lowa. Mis
souri. Michigan, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Wiscon
sin, Tennessee, Maine, Indiana, New Hampshire,
New Jersey andthe UJitrict ofColtxmbla.
Tie committee on resolutions not being prepared
to report, Mr. Plumb, of New York, addressed the
opsemblyln support of extreme radical measures
He was followed by Col. Moss, of Missouri, who
assured bis audience that the work ol this conven
tion would be such as will mako those who have
ridiculed It, sod who have abused tbo confidence of
(be people, see and believe that U represents a
power Ibnt makes success sore.
John A. Willard, from the Committee on Resolu
tions, reported sundry rules for the government of
the Convention, recommending tbe rules of the
Iloosoof Representatives, and to take tho vote for
candidates according to tho representation in Con
gress.
Caspar Betz, of Illinois, opposed voting by
States according to Congressional representation,
and favored the proposition to allow each delegate
one vote.
Col. Hosa favored voting as a great National
Maes Convention, each individual to have canal
voice with his associates.
After debate, Ur. Gilbert moved to strike out
the objectionable clause.
Mr. Carroll, from the Committee on Resolutions,
reported tbe following resolutions:
Jtesolved, That the Federal Union shall be pre
served.
2d. That ibe Constitution and laws of the United
States must be observed and obeyed.
Sd. That the rebellion mast be suppressed by
force of arms and without compromise.
4th. That the rights of tree speech, free press
and tbe habeas corpus beheld Inviolate save In
districts where martial law has been proc’almed.
Bib. That the rebel.lon has destroved slavery,
and tbe Federal Constitution should 'be amended
to prohibit its re-esiahUabment, and to secure to
all men absolute equality before tbe law.
6th That integrity and economy are demanded
at all times lu the administration of our - Govern
ment and that in time of war tbo want of them is
criminal.
7th. That the right of asylnm, except for crime
and subject to law, is a recognized principle of
i American liberty—that any violation of U cannot
be overlooked, and must not go unrcbaacd.
ttb. That tbe national policy known as tbe Mon
roe doctrine has become a recognized principle,
and that the cetablh-hmcnt of any anti-republican
government on this continent by any foreign
power cannot be tolerated.
9lb. That tbegratitude and support of the nation
Is due to tbe faithful soldiers and tbe earnest load
ers oi the Union army and navy for their heroic
achievements and deathless valor m defense of
onr Imperilled country and of civil liberty.
10th. That the one-term policy for tbepiesfdency
adopted by tbe people Is strengthened by the force
of the existing crisis, and shooTd be mf»intni nfl d
by conatltntiomil amendment.
11th. That tbe Constitution should be so
amended that the President and Vice President
shall be elected by a direct vote of tbs people.
12th. That the question of the reconstruction of
the rebelllptts States belongs to the people
through their representatives In Congress, and not
to the Executive.
13th. That ibe confiscation of the lands of the
rebels and their distribution among the soldiers
and actual settlers, Is a measure o! Justice.
Mr. Carroll stated that tbe Committee were
unanimous on all tbo resolution's save tbe sixth*
os a matter of expediency it was thought advisa
ble not to recommend It, but tho majority of the
Committee had Instructed him to report It lor the
consideration ol the Convention.''
Atthis juncture, Mr. Gilbert announced there*
ceipt of a letter from Wendell Phillips, a synopsis
of which was telegraphed yesterday, and as it bad
somewhat to say of the platform that ought to be
adopted here, he moved that It be now read. Car
ried ; and the letter was warmly applauded while
being read by the Secretary,
Ur. Ransom, of N, Y., moved that the question
on resolutions be taken separately, .
A, J. Colvin, of N, Y., said that up to within two
years last past he had never voted any other than
a Democratic ticket. Two yean ago. upon the
Saestion of slavery and other great national ques*
one, he differed from his party, stepped oat and
voted for the lamented Gen. • Wadsworth Last
year he voted the Union ticket with the chairman,
Gen. Cochrane, npon it. He came to this
Convention because he couldn't at' the
coming election cast his vote for Abraham Lincoln.
He could not approve of the principles and policy
of his administration. He assented In the main
with the resolutions reported. Tho Union must
be preserved, and we must treat-slavery as dead,
never to be resumed. The Coostitation must be
amended in this respect. He would go for that
man for President who loyal to the* country,
and tine to the platform that shall he pat forth
here. He can bo elected beyond a doubt. There
is such a man—one who can carry the State of
New York over Abraham Lincolq by l00,00t) ma
jority. Lucius Robinson, Comptroller of New
York, unable to be present, had addressed him a
letter on this subject, which be read as-follows:
coMPTßoixm Eonrxson’s letter.
State or New Yobk, .1
Comptroller's Omcs, v
Albant, May 2S, .BGt}
To Hon. ,4. J. Colvin: ■ ‘
My official duties and Illness of my deputies will
prevent me from attending the meeting called for
. consultation at Cleveland on the Sist Inst. I trust
that you wiil be there to aid with your judicious
advice. There was never a time when the safety
and welfare of the country more Imperatively de
manded carcfbl deliberation with wise and reso
lute action. We have lived throagn three years
of war, and have survived many bad mistakes
simply because tbe popular mind has been intense
ly fixed upon the sinele purpose of suppressing
rebellion at all hazards and at any cost. This one
idea has had snch controlling power end the
masseshave followed itsosteadllythatit has served
as a substitute for proper governmental leader
ship, bnt It is evident that the time is near at naod
when there-estahlishment of order, tbe removal
of the cause ot the rebellion, and the repairing of
the terrible dessolation It has produced, will re
quire at the bead of the Government tbe very high
est qualities of leadership. How can we hope to
live as a nation through toe crisis before ns with a
weak Executive and Cabinet, in a state of discord
and anarchy ? 'WlUnot the conutrybe lu Immi
nent danger of falling into tbe same condition
when it ceases to beheld together by tbe pressure
oi war ? It appears to me that a firm assertion of
sound principles, and the election of our greatest
man, regardless of former party organizations are
essential to the safety of the nation.. Whether a
nominarion should be made at Cleveland or not,
can best be determined after meeting and consult
ing with those wlm wilt assemble there. But if it
should be deddedro nominate, I have no hesita
tion in saying that I believe tbe hopes of the peo
gle throughout the country are resting upon Qen.
rant as the candidate. He has displayed the
qnalltiea which give all men confidence. He has
hom himself possessed of great ability ana skfll.
TBS BBBOLUTIOKS.
the most Indomitable courage, ana most unselfish
devotion to the cause of his country. Victory has
attended him wherever he has gone. One year
ago all confidence in the administration was
lost The brilliant victories which have
since been won by General Grant
hare so far restored it as to encourage the admin
istration to attempt to re-elect itself on the
strength of bis achievements; but In my Judg
ment we should let him who has won the honors
wear them, and should entrust the power to one
who has shown that be knows how to wield it.
We shall then have a leader at the head of affira
In whom all loyalmen will have confidence, again*!
whom there will he no prejudices, and whom all
will aid with alacrity.
(Signed) L, Robinson.
It was then decided to take up the resolutions
separately. The first, second, third and fourth
were adopted without dissent.
Mr. Goodell moved to amend the 6th by declar
ing that slavery shall die, Instead of saying that It
is dead; ‘‘for/’ said the mover “although it I*
legally dead, the fact Is that there arc over three
millions of people now enslaved In the Southern
States/’ He moved to substitute these words:
“ That slavery must be suppressed by the destruc
tion of its motive canse —slavery,”
Lost after debate, and the resolution adooted.
The f.th, 7tb, Bth, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th
were then adopted.
. ‘Col. Moss moved that the Convention now pro
ceed to the nomination of candidates for President
and Vice President upon this platform. Carried.
Mr. Hansom moved to reconsider, believing
that It would bo belter policy to wait until after
the Baltimore Convention.
Mr„Dcnvers. of Troy, seconded the motion, be
lieving that any nominations at tiff? time would
he premature and calculated to defeat the very ob
jects of this convention.
Mr. D. continued at length in eulogy of General
Grant, and Insisted that It would be uuwlse and
unfair, if not suicidal, to press a nomination now.
Col. Moss moved that John C. Fremont be de
clared the nominee of the Convention tor President
of the United States.
Mr. Ransom moved an amendment that a nom
inating convention be held In Cleveland on the
first w edneaday In September, each State to have
a representative equal to that lu Congress. Lost
Only nine in the affirmative.
Mr. Powell, of Washington, moved to adjourn
over to the Radical Convention at Baltimore on the
sixth of Jane. Declared oat of order. •
The nomination of Fremont was then made by
acclamation.
Gen. Cochrane. B. Gratz Brown and Gen. Butler
were named for Vice President.
Mr. Cochrane sold, that It had been deemed wise
Jo choose him president of the convention. He
was satisfied with that honor, satisfied with the
proceedings, for be saw in them the establishment
of a great party, and henceforth he wonld be con
tent to labor, not for party success, bat for the
salvation of our country. Yesterday, lor the first
time, he bad beard hla name mentioned In the
Convention with the nomination for Vice Presl
•dett. He doubted the wisdom of each a choice;
It was his clear conviction that with sneha plat
form if the Convention wl’l take some gentleman
who is fairly Identified with the war worn Demo
cracy of the country, and place him side by side
with its chosen champion, it will establish a great
end glorious party whose principles founded upon
Truth, Justice and Freedom mast succeed. Heart
ily endorsing those principles he bagged leave to
retire.
Mr. Gilbert taking tho chair.
The oneetlon was put end the nomination of
Gw, Cochrane confirmed, with bat few voices in
the negative. ■
Meters. Gilbert, Moss, Grcmer, Butz, and John
son were appointed a committee to report a plan
ofparty organization, and a name for the party.
Recess till 9 p. m.
EVENING SESSION—9:3O P. M.
The committee not being prepared to report, a
meeting was organized by selecting Mr. Alilen lor
chairman, acd on Invitation Parker Pillsbaryad
drcsccd the andicnco at some length, expressing
extreme radical anti-slavery views.
Mr. Gilbert reported the following as
' THE NATIONAL COHUITTEB.
New York—Edward Gilbert, Walter H. Shape,
Frederick K»pp.
Omo—Bara u. Chapman. .
Missouri—Emil Pretorions, Charles S. Moss,
James Tonssey.
Kansas— James F. Leggitt.
New Jersey— L. Griener.
Pennsylvania—J. W. Barker.
Massachusetts—Wendell Phillips.
lowa—J. P. Stiobold.
Maryland—Wm. Smethen.
Indiana—Charles Post.
■lllinois— Caspar Bolts.
Mr. Snethen moved that a Committee of five be
appointed to wait upon Gens. Fremont and
Cochrane, and Inform them of their nominations.
Curried. And Messrs. Snethen. Moss, Gilbert,
Bntz and N P. Sawyer were appointed.
Alter remarks by 9. S. Foster, the Mass Conven
tion adjourned tine die.
FROM WASIUNGTON.
News from Rebel Sources —Congres-
sional natters.
[Special Dispatch to the Chicago Tribune.]
• Washington, May 31,1:64.
FROM TUB REBEL PAPERS.
The Richmond Examiner of Hay 23tli has the
following dispatches':
Ashland, Hay 27.— Our army is moving rapidly
on lines almost parallel with the route which Grant
Is following. At 13 o’clock to-day a heavy force of
the enemy appeared at Hanover Court House, and
were pressing our cavalry back*at that point.
Atlanta, Ga., Hay 37.—Our advance came up
with the enemy at New Hope, four miles
east .of Dallas at noon on Wednesday.
Hood’s corps was Arst in the fight. Parts oi
two divisions, Stevenson’s and Hindman’s, only
were engaged. We bad but one line ol battle,
which the enemy charged twice, and were hand
somely repulsed. A private note from Gen. John
ston’s headquarters at sunrise yesterday, says that
the affair of Wednesday afternooff was handsome*
We are having a renewal this morning. General
Cumming* issevcrely wounded in the breast and
arm. Gen. Reynolds is woonded slightly.
SECOND DISPATOS.
Atlanta, May 27.—Letters from a press re
porter on tho field say operations yesterday morn
ing were confined to skirmishing and the enemy
feeling oar position. Oar right rests on the road
from Ackwortb to Balias, about three miles north
east of New Hope Church, and extends from the
latter point nearly west. The movements of tbe
enemy continue to extend towards our right, in
dicating a disposition to get near Etowah river
and tbe bridge.
Firing was heard this morning but died away
soon.
The Examiiur editorially says that Grant has
been defeated and ontgenerallcd ever since be
crossed tho Rapidon. Of the situation it says it
appears to be known at least that both armies are
moving. Grant Is reported to have crossed the
Pamunky at Hanovcrtown, and to be moving
down probably for a point known as Pippin Tree]
lu New Ecnt'coanty, some 15 or 16 miles from
Richmond. All movements of Lee it would
not be prudent to speak, but our readers may be
well assured that he has his eye upon his adver
sary, and will be prepared for him whenever and
wherever he may show himself. Leo has never
been surpassed or outgeneraled, and it Is not
likely he will be in this instance.
Tbe Examiner admitted the repulse ol Fltzhagb
lee’s attack upon Gen. Wild’s position on James
river. It says so formidable and complete were
tbe enemy’s fortifications that we are told by an
officer who participated in the affair that it would
have taken oar men two hoars to get Into their
works had there been not a man Inaide of them.
Tbe Examiner says bakers have advanced the
price ol their loaves from one dollar to one dollar*
and twenty-five cents per loaf; to meet the advance
in floor.
The' Confederate Congress passed a resolution
to adjourn Hay Slst,
A motion was made in the House to rescind. It
was postponed. .
The reserve force* of Virginia have been ordered
to Dublin Depot, Lynch
burg, Staunton, Qordonayiße, Burkeaville, Peters
burg and Richmond.
CONGBES3IOKAL.
Tbe Committee ,of Conference on tbe national
hank bill have agreed to the Senate amendment
authorizing the States to tax capital stock and
other property of banks; modified In some compar
atively unimportant particulars. It was agreed
upon that the new tariff, will notbc taken up till
Thursday,
The House to-day, by a close vote, agreed to the
Kentucky railroad project, which was negatived
by joint resolution two years ago, when tbe Presi
dent had given on order to commence it. The
road is to run from Lebanon, Ky„ to Knoxville,
Tenn. Ills doubtful whether tbe bill will pass the
Senate. Sweat, of Maine, was the only Democrat
who voted against It.
Mr; Holman’s motion to reject the .Senate reaolu-
tion to amend the Constitution so as to abolish
and prohibit slavery, the protracted discussion on
tho bonk danse and on Powell’s amendment re
pealing the fishing bounties, render it doubtful
whether the Senate will finish the tax bill before
the last of the week.
The Senate to-day adopted tho Bank section of
the tax bill as amended by the Finance Committee
after rejecting Sherman’s substitute by 25 toll,
the clause taxing ambrotypes, photographs, and
daguerreotypes, waa restored as In the House bill,
. but photographs smaller than revenue stamps are
taxed 5 per cent advalorem,- with those used In
illustrating books. The clause from the Finance
Committee was inserted providing that auction
eers whose annual sales do not exceed SIO,OOO,
shall pay hut $lO license.
Tbeduty on matches la to go Into effect Septem
ber, instead of July, as In the House biQ.
Mr. Powell’s proposition to .reduce the duty on*
oQ distilled from coal or asphaltum, from 15 to 13c
per gallon, was rejected. His 'amendment repeal
ing fishing bounties, was debated without result.
The Commltfec on Public Lauds in tho Senate to
day, reported, favorably on the bill granting
100,0(0 acres of land in aid of a ship-canal to con
nect Sturgeon Bay with .the head waters of Laka
Michigan.
At the cveniig session the Senate, after a long
debate, Powell’s proposition to repeal tho fish
ing bounty law, by an amendment to the tax
bill,- was lost by 11 to 21
OT7B mcmOND prisoners.
Thb following Western officers, additional to
those already published, were in Libby Prison,
Hay 25th: Col. R. White and Id eat.
CoL Bennett, Kth; CapU 8. Carpenter, 6th Penn,
cavalry; R. C, Beebe. 13th Ind.; Greene, 143-hPa,,
J). N. Fox, and J. Metzger, 55th Pa ; Wright, 6th
“Ohio; Lieut. E. T. Near:ell, Sth Pa.cavalry: Q.
W. Dill, 7th Hlch,; Patrick O’Connor and A.B.
If ham, 55th Pal; Post, 140tbPa.; Adjt, J. Salgall,
55th Pa.;' Conch, 143 rd Pa.; J. C. JusUsa,2dPa.
■Reserves,'
Washington, May 21,—The New York Triimnt'g
Washington special says: Toe House Pacific
road Committee had a session on Saturday without
making much progress. Theyadherelolheirown
hill, and do not give much support to the Senate
hill, wblchalso Is helore them and will be reported
adversely.
The New York Times Washington special sara:
The House Committee on Foreign
dined to the opinion that Congress has a right to
indicate what policy oor Government should pur
sue in regard to the French in Mexico.
The California delegation in Congress hope to
secure a modification of the proposed taxation of
miners. _
FUOH SHERMAN’S ABMT.
His Headquarters at Dallas.
Louisrnxß, May 31.—Sunday’s Chattanooga
Gazette says: Sherman reached Dallas, Ga., Fri
day last, and made his headquarters there.
COSGBESIO3IAL.
Washington, May 31.
SENATE.
Mr. FOOTE presented the credentials of Mr.
Baxter. Senator elect from Arkansas, which were
read and laid on the table.
After some unimportant bnslncs*. the tax bill
came op, and Mr.McDongall spoke against the
amendment of Mr. Sherman striking down Stato
banks. ,
The amendment taxing State Banks was rejected
by 11 to 25.
Mr. FOOTE presented the credentials of Mr.
Baxter, Senator elect from Arkansas, which were
read and laid upon the table.
Mr. DAVIS, of Ky„ submitted the following:
Whereas, It has been frequently charged In the
public prints and other modes, that when the lead
ers of the presentirebelhon were engaged in plot
ting and maturing it, Beniamin F.. Butler was
cognizant of and privy to their trea
sonable purposes, and gave them his
countenance, sympathy and support, and that
be, said Butler, after some of the rebel
States bad published ordinances of secession,
turned against the conspirators who had been sus
taining him to get position and office under the
Government of the United States, to enable him
to consumate hla own personal and corrupt ob
jects. and that after bo was appointed to a com
mand, and whilst be was acting ia the military
service, he was, by himself and his accomplice, H.
J. Butler, and many others, guilty of many acts
of fraud, speculation, and embezzlement against
the United States, and many acts of plunder,
spoliation, oppression nod cruelty 'against indi
viduals. Therefore bo it
Baolud, That the President of the Senate ap
point a Committee of three to investigate all such
charges against the said Butler. That the sold
Committee have the power to sit during the recess
or the Senate, to send for persons and papers, and
that U report all testimony audits proceedings to
the next session of the Senate.
The Internal Revenue bill came np. '
Mr. McDOUGALL, of Cal., addressed the Sen
ate at some length In opposition to Mr. Sherman’s
amendment striking down the State currency.
The amendment wasTcjected—Ayes ii. Nays 23.
The following amendments moved by Mr. Clark,
of N. H., representing the Finance Committee,
were adopted:
A provision deferring the operations of the tax
on Indfermatcoes till Sept. Ist, which shall then
pay an increased tax on all manufactured bat not
removed.
Gn photographs so*small in that a stamp
cannot be affixed, a tax of Gperwut ad valorem.
On all bpirits thac’migbc be id the possession ot
the distiller on the first day of June, October and
January, manufaclcrra bn* not removed, and on
which no tax has been paid, the tax lu the bill
tball he paid.
A provision to Divide auctioneers into classes:
First, those whose sales amount to SIG,IiOJ. Sec
ond,those whoso sales amount ro more than SI,OOO
and reducing the license of the former from $29 to
$lO.
The same principle was made to extend to those
products of manaiactnrcs upon which no duty had
been paid persona to tho 9fth section.
Mr. POWELL made an attempt to redace the
tax on oil made from coal, and strike out the duty
on coal from which the oil la distilled, bat tilled.
He then moved to insert a provision In favor of a
new section abolishing the fishing bounties.'
Mr. MORRILL, of Vt., opposed the amendment,
showing the measure to be national other than
local, snd necessary to encourage apprenticeship.
He referred to the persistent efforts of the Sena
tors from Kentucky, apparently and even avowed
ly undertaken from motives or hostility to New
England.
Mr. DAVIS, of Ky., objected to the impugnment
of hfs motives.
Hr. HORRILL responded that he (Davis) had
expressly assigned hostility as a motive, and re
ferred to hla (Davis') repeated and virulent attack
upon New England of late, notwithstanding the
fact that he had within the last two vears extolled
In terms that might almost be considered fulsome,
the marve’ous industry, the matchless commerce,
and the distinguished love of learning, letters
and arts, of the country ho now
affected (o despise and hate. He reftxteiLHr.
Powell’s charges of cupidity and greed agSf-ut
New Edgland by historical testimony of eminent
Southern men. He enlarged on national charac
teristics and great practical benefits of this coun
try, and dosed with a parallel between Hassicbu
setts and Kentucky In its material support of the
w*r, showing a great defidency in the account of
Kentucky amounting to many millions of dollars
Hr. HOWE, of Wis., replied, taking the same
exception to the alleged unfairness of the West.
At 4:80 p. m. the Senate took a 'recess until 7
o’clock. e , 3 : -
. . - EVENING SESSION.
Debate occurred on Ashing bounties. The ques
tion of Hr. Powell’s amendment abolishing boun
ties was rejected—ll against 2L
Adjoqrued.
HOUSE.
Washington, Hay 31, 13*4.
The House passed a bill in order to carry into
effect Consular Conventions with Francs. Sardinia
and other nations. It provides that Consul Gene
rals, Consuls, and Commercial Agents shall have
jurisdiction over the officers aud crews of the ves
sels of their respective countries In foreign waters,
in cases of controversy respecting wages ana’
other subjects.
The bill incorporating the People’s Pacific Rail
road and Telegraph Co. was passed by 74 to 50.
The House then proceeded to the consideration
. of the Ohio and East Tenn. Military Hall rend.
Hr. SCHENCK, of Ohio, who repotted t9e bill
from the Military Committee, said that this subject
bad attracted the attention of the military authori
ties from the commencement of the war. The
concurrent recommendation of all the Generals in
the West la that the road is an absolute necessity
to keep up the communication between the Valley
of the Ohio and East Tennessee. Besides, this
was a great humanitarian measure, connecting the
people of East Tennessee with the loyal parts of
Mr MALLORY, of Ey., advocated the bill, look
ing upon tho proposed road as most important for
military purposes and the service of tho United
Stetcs and of the people, long after the war should
cease.
Mr. SMITH, of Ey., spoke of it as one of tbo
strongest bonds of the Union, and as a means of
savingmiliions ofdollars to the Government, apart
from its humanitarian Influences.
Tbe bhl was then passed by SI to 56.
. Mr. STEVENS, or Pa., called up the bill incor
porating tbe People’s Pacific Railroad and Tele
graph Company, and giving alternate sections of
land toward the construction of tbe line, which
was to extend from Lake Superior to Puget’s
Sound by the Northern mate. The bill was passed.
Tbe House took from tbe Speaker’s table tbe bill
proposing to tbe several States an amendment to
tbo Constitution of the United States, which,
when ratified by the Legislatures of three-fourths
of the States, shall be voted to all Intents and par
poses ns a part of said Constitution, viz:
Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, ex
cept in tho punishment of crime, of which the
parly shall be dnly conticted,.shall exist within
the-united States, or In any place within their
jurisdiction. Congress shall have power by ap
appropnate legislation to carry the foregoing arti
cle Into effect.
Hr. HOLMAN, of Ind., objected to the second
reading of the bill, and so under tbe question oc
curred shall it be rejected- Tnis was determined
in tbe negative, by Yeas 55, Noes 76.
Mr. WILSON, of lowa, in response to inquiries,
said it was cot his intention to press the bill to a
vote to-night. He would allow a reasonable time
for debate.
Mr. MOONS, of N. Y., addressed the House iu
favor of the passage of the bill, arguing that as
slavery was the cause of onr present troubles there
can be no permanent peace until the wicked
devils are cast out, and homogenousness through
-obt tbe country secured.
Too house then took a recess until 7:SO o'clock,
Disastrous Fire,
St, Lome, May 31.—The warehouse of C. H.
Bell, cornee of Third and Elm streets, 'with Us
contents, was completely destroyed by fire this
afternoon. It contained 1,800 boles of bay, seve
ral thousand sacks of salt, a large quantity of oats
stored bn government account, and 100 bales cot
ton. Tbe fire caught In tbe bay, and is supposed
to be tbo work of an incendiary. Several adjoin
ing buildings were injured by fire and water. Loss
aot-ascertained.
Sale of* Cool,
New York, May 81.—'The Delaware and-Lacka
wana Valley Company sold to-day 20,000 tons, at
prices ranging from $8.50 to $8.60.
Gold.
New York, May 31—8# p. m.—Gold opened at
188#, and afterwards rose to 100,li<ai90#. It is
now 188#.
. Vessels Passed Detroit.
(Special Dlrpatch to tbe Chicago Tribune.!
Detboxt, May 31,1981,
Up—Naomi. BC. Lawrence; brigs Clark, Globe.
Tonne America; schooners Breed, Johnson, Czar,
Jupiter, York State.
Dowrf—PiopcllcraHunter, Evergreen, Cuyahoga;
barks Tanner, Dobbins, Witch, Winona; schooners
Ellen Williams, Contest, 11. B. Scott, Cloud, Ford
Queen, fit. Andrews.
Nrto auberttsemntts.
FIGHT FOB ONI? DOLLAR AT EVERITT’S.
EIGnT FOP. ONE DOLLAR AT EVEBITT’S.
157 Lake street. 15V Lake street. iJ7 Lake street.
Corner La Salle. Comer La Salle.
Cartes de vlalta 93 per doz.
Wil. M. EVERITT, Prop.
RAT NIAS, Operator J el-ha Mt
Q.INGER WINE.
GINGER BRANDY.
Terr superior. For sale low to the trade by
CAS3I.LT & CO.,
Jel M3C-2t net S3 South Water street.
pORT WINE.
r SWEET MALAGA.
Very superior. For ia*e low to tbe trade br
CASSILLr * CO,
S3 South Water street.
D'biYib g gloves,
of superior qnallty.
EXTBA. DVB&BLE,
Imported direct from London, a larce assortment for
cale by ELY, 9 Tremout Block.
jel-hgSKm net
C. BADGER & CO.,
* BANKXIIIS,
Have Removed Temporarily
to
56 DEABBOBN STREET.
my7Tg9lS-Kt-ntt
■pDWARD EDEREB,
i. xjutTir.cTUKSK or
FBINCrIi S, TASBKLS,
Cords Botloce,*c. Also,dealer in GUtand Silver
Trtznjnlßcs for Societies, Ac., 68 Lake sU, Cblcazo,
lll..uDfcttt>ts. Regalias made to order on abort no
Uce and on reasonable terms. myTJ-g923 Sr-net
m KIN6SFORD & SONS’
* OSWEGO STARCH.
We this day advance oar prices half a cent per
nomid on all grades.
‘ C 8. HUICHZZIQS A CO, Ageafe.
Chicago, May 38, ISM. mjSS-htMwet
NUMBER 291.
Nets auoertismmts.
T ABAS & BORTREE.
FZiOTTR.
We are Jobbing and retaltlnz tbe choicest brands of
flour bow offered In tbe market.
lei has it 278 aontb Water street.
gAMUEL A. SARGENT,
BEAL ESTATE AGENT,
No. 4 Metropolitan Block,
*.W. corner cf Randolph and Lasalle streets. Houses
andlota, building lota, river lots, farms and Illinois
lands lor tale, jel-frrtMt
A COMPETENT. EXPERI
ENCED
BOOK-KEEPER
With satisfactory references, desires an enzazoment
forene yesrtrom the a rat of July, next. Address
"CB H." Chicago Trlhnne Ogee. Jel-h2lO-3t net
Notice.— Lemont. cook Co.,
IU. As my wife, Loaeza a! M. Cookinzham.
left her bed and ooard on or about tbe 17th day of
December, 1863, for cause unknown to me, 1 therefore
caution all persons harboring or contracting dents
wlihher on my account, aslwill no; pay any debts
of her contracting from this date.
JONAS J. COOKIKQIIA,M.
MayMth.lSCt. Jel-h.373t
Dissolution op copart.
NEBSUIP —The eo-partncrshlp heretofore ex*
Istlng between the undersigned andcr firm and style
of Hempstead, Norton <fc Co., haring this day expired
by limitation, is by mutual consent dissolved.
E HSMPSTKA.D,
M.H.NOKTON,
J. M. SMITH.
Chicago, Jane 1,1585. jel»h29Mw
COPARTNERSHIP NOTICE.
Notice Is hereby given that tbo undersigned
have this day formed a copartnership under themuna
and ityle ot
FABKBAAK <flc DENTON,
For tbe purpose of transacting a
GENEBIL CO2I7IISSION BUSINESS.
Office N0.5 Board of Trade Balldlng.
N. K. FAItBANS,
- D. H. BOSTON.
Chicago, Jane Ist, ISS4. Jol-h£5HQt
TIMBER
X-.-A. IST IDS I
CKIiAT IMTESXMENX!
4.5C0 acres of chrles timber lands, entered 3 rears
ago. Will Dosold together and at lotr prices. Lam*
ber easily got to ChU aco market. Aboa* si,o;u were
expended ip selecting valuable tract*. For section
numbers andfortler description, udaresa
KENT ifc CIOLDSDURY*
jel-LTSSIw Land Ag.Pte,D*veaport.lown.
PATENT Labor |bAYING
JL LATHS—-Tro Inventor onhis aupeHor method
of macaiacorlDE lath la new In the city wUhamodel,
and la ftsifou? of meeting with Masons Ballaers,
Lambeim&n and all others interested la making,
ndng or selling lath, with a viewoflttrodaciagit,
by manufacture,*alf>, Ac. It will mnkt mach Better
work, savefrom23 toblrsr centoflaborm putting
ca. end 25per cent of nails required with common
lath. The patentee will mike vjry liberal arrange*
ments with sorr e lumber or mill man with capital, to
co-nmence Ita moimiactnre. will nbo dispose of
state rights at low llgnres. Call and exunlno Its
merltsot the Cltv Hotel Wednesdayatd Thursday.
Jyl-h3So*2tatt
A FFLICI ED READ.—A. new
XA. method for ciuldz diseases at 113 South Clark
street. Chicago. 111. Electro Magnetic Baths with
vegetable remeo let will enrerhenmat smof all kinds,
corns, diarrhea, plies, consumption, nervous debility,
headache, weak an - * sore eyes, tailing of the womb,
palm in the hack and loins, paralysis, swelled and
htiffjoints- They produce a oeamilul cunploxlbn
and clear skin. We invite! all persons who areals*
satisfied with the old system of drag medi
cation to a ttlai of this new method. The
Eoor are Invited. Thursdays of each week,
•omStoll a. m.,ard from 4 to7o’clockp m. A
competent Lady Phislclaa will be la attendance to •
wait cn the ladies. Consultation free. AH letters
most he acdresaedtoDr. A. J. HIGGINS, 142 3onth
l lark street, Chicago, Id. jelhSMt
N . B.
rj
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This celebrated Medieatsd Bitter, for the rare of
DyepepslsCoDPtioailO'. Cholo»» Mnrbas.Hrer Com
plaint ana lor strengthening aid Invigorating the
evßtfm, creating a healthy appetite, and preventing
Mlasmic Fevers, is lor sale low to the trade, by
„ CASSILIY & CO,,
33 konth Water Street.
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Now open at Javne <t AlmlnTs new gallery,
101 Wnshington Street.
\ First annual sale oaths evenings of
MONDAY and TUESDAY, Juno 6Ux and 7tlx.
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For sale at this office, a
Chambers’ Folding Machine,
Will fold a sheet size of Chicago Trlbnnn, or smaller,
at rate of 2.9C0 to 4,000 per boar.
May be seen maniac anr time lor one week. Ad*
drees or apply to TRx&DNB COMP AN Y, Chicago.
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Second SaUoual Bank of Chicago.
This BauS la authorized by tbo Secretary of tht
-reasury to receive eubs-ulptiona to the new IWC
5 oer cent. Loan. ,
Packages con be sect for subscriptions bv the Bol
ted States and Amtncin Express Companies tree a
cc arge.
(I. S- Legal Tender Notes, National Bank Notes, oi
New York Exchange will be icceiyed in payment a'
subscriptions.
Banks and Bankers will be allowed a commission oi
one eicht per cent, on si! subscriptions, packages be
Ine sect under their seas - n contracts, or under ours,
at the rate of 50 rente per thousand.
Bonds will. be forwarded to subscribers free or
chaise. _ B. I. TIKKBAM. Cashier.
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JgXCURSIOif TO
CINCINNATI,
Oxer the Cincinnati and Chicago AJr-Llnj Railroad.
Tuesday, June 7th, 1861,
Cars leave depot, corner of Madison and C&nalsts..
St 6:*t A. U. ’
Tickets good to return on any train to tho 21st of
June.
Tickets for Bound Trip, SI 3.
Tickets can be bad at the Methodist Book Dep.-Ml*
tory £6 Washi: gton Ft reel; Messrs. Nowlin & fucKl*
wain. Jewelers. S7K Clark street; Ticket Office of the
Read, comer of Randolph and Dearborn streets, and,
also, at the T epot on morning of Excursion.
my29-b67 4t Bu-w-ecoit net
XjilßE WORKS CONSTANTLY
X 1 ON HAND AT
L. A. TALCOirS,
FRUIT AND FIRE WORK DEPOT,
67 Randolph Street,
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.
Having fifteen years experience In this brunch oi
trade.and having taken tbeprtucipal Western Acency
ofBADFEELD’S SUPERIOR FIRE WOHKS, conatU
e’tcy them the best manufactured, I would guarantee
satlafaetlon to committees of celebrations and the
trade generally.
(Men HIM at tke Shortest ffoUe*.
. Selections earrfully made for persona unacquainted
with the fire work trade. Poet Office Box 1107.
mylS-gac-Ht w rt« net
IRON AND STEEL
H££l MD TOE PLATES
HIRDESBEB6H k WILLLIHS,
5331 Xualce Street.
apl7-c974-12t aaAwnet
TO 100 DAT TROOPS—Officers
anlforms. and all other military roods, are
selling for low figures, at the rrest Western Clothing
Storeot J. A A. SCHMALTZ, 1C 4 Randolph street,
mjfil'hl92 St-net
PICNIC PARTIES, DESIROUS
to obtain a Urge Grom for .helrpurpoae, should
select
HAASE'S PARK, AT HASLE3L
. Tbla Park contains SO acres. «ndh«a not itaraperior
within IMmile# ofCblcazo. TbeGaUnaandCblcigo
Union EalUoad Company has laid so extra track to
this Park, so that toe largest excursion train can
reach is within 23 to 90 minutes. For particular* ap
ply at the office of the Oaleoa and Chicago U. 8.8.
Co., at Chicago, or to the proprietor, K. HAASE,
80x44, Naperville, Coox County, Illinois.
mj&gß&mw-rAxoot
TJOWLE’S PILE! AND HUJIOB
X 1 CtrnE.TOEIJrTOXAI.AjrP RXTUR3ALTT3S. Oil
bottle wanantad a PERRAmrr odcr In every kind a
Pflett two Lotties In LEPKOS7. SCROFULA. sat.t
BHRuM.endaildUeaaeioftuadxte. laeaaioffaihm
all an request*! to ratu-u the smpfr* bottle* ana tak»
back their money. AmrynS boAlc* != b*iu retarded
ndthooew«m Fwtnla NoeaMactfklldntn pnaso'
Humor*. Role everywhere. All dealer* m-a5 war
wnll Foe asls la Chicago by F A BBTAW. Prtei
•UlpaibMtU. ; dHUWfcaitTß*
Nrts akkntfsmruta.
H ALPHA’S
New Cily Directory.
compilation of this work I* now
,d * *he«t*are la tbe band* of us
ZVfwfli correctioDa sod notices of retnOTsl,
caspjee* of business, ac., should bo Mat in
without delay; a little attention ea tbe p£c
ofbualaeaamenla this retard will enable the Goa
pller to realize bis Intention of producing a reatlT
coedDir ectorr A result In which ail are Interested.
Tblawork wUT be l«urd as rapidly aiit mu toim'hl
•d tbrouth tbe prew, and all parties desirous ef dis
playing their cards In tbla year’s Directory are bare,
by aotfflad that tbo nubUsner will not delay Ita Imm
lor tbs oke ofseenrtas a large advertising rapport.
Oflre, 73 Dearbsn Street.
P.O-Box 13M Jel-eSSM-lt
BAILEY’S
New City Directory
Will be Incomparably tbe best that has been Issued
in Chicago lie does not design to acsu it tubocqh
nordelayit.bntto take sufficient time to wske tbe
work reliable. Tbe former compiler oss heretofore
always taken three months to pnbilrb an tneorrecC
£® o*s«[« 0 *s«[« now talk* of getting ont • good Directory
JJ.JgJ:kibst Bo may sen U first, which U bis sole
Ministers are respectfully requested to send la awr
corrections respecting their church organisations a*
compared with last year’s Directory. Offlcera of aQ
benevolent and literary societies tbe name. BnstsaM
men and others, any chanaes of location or residence
to the old City Directory ollco. 12S and 134 Clark
street, or to P. O. Box lisa. Jei-h2olt
JJEALT’S PORTRAIT OP
GOVERNOR TATES.
. We will publish ca the Wth of Jane, s large and
handsome portrait of
HON. RICHARD YATES,
GOVEB9OB 07 ILLINOIS,
From a painting by O. P. A. Hialt. Ksq.. eugrvred
bySarnoy. Major & Knapp, of .New Yo.t. size of
sheet, 19x21 inches.
PRICE, TWO BOLLABS.
A liberal discount to tko trade. Sent br mall, frea
Of postage, on receipt of retail price. Orders flbei
accorctug to date Cl receipt. Registered letters maw
be sen tat oar risk.
CTAGENTh WANTED la every County la Illf
ncls, to whom liberal Indntemeots will be offered.
BOIKTIAFV Jc CD.,
51 Clark itreet (P. O Box Chicago.
mj37hß7-2t udwnctltwy
BBY OOOBS
Having Advanced fall Ten per cent
in Eat tern Market* daring the past
week, with an upward tendency, and.
great scarcity of desirable goods,
early purchasers can secure special
bargains 6om our well chosen, ample
stock.
(Price cotton In New York, f U».)
BOWEN BROTHERS,
IMPOETEBB AND JOBBEB3,
19 and 21 Lake Street, dilcaso.
New York Office. 333 Broadway. my3l*hlls*Btnet
YORK
LITE INSURANCE COIiIPAST,
ESTABLISHED, XSJS,
Assets, - - $3,000,000.
F. O. BOFD) A^cst.
Persons who have been Insured at the agency c t
w hen due, at my offise.
P. 0. BOYD, General Agent,
No. 2 Clark Street, Cblcaso.
Jel-hseo-st net
pORTEMONNAIES, WALLETS
TRAVELING BAGS,
Sewing Silk, Linen Thread, Scissors,
Shears, Pocket Cutlery,
VIOLIN STRINGS,
Rubber and Raw Horn Combs, Ac.,
WHOLESALE,
AT OHAS. L. KOBLE & GO’S
TOT AND NOTION BAZAAB,
SIGN OF* THE TAUKEB,
175 Lake Street.
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HOWE’S '
IMPROVED SCALE
Adopted by the United States Government at tha
Custom House In New York and other places.
. FOR SALE BY
DICKERSON, STURGIS & CO.,
Metal Wnreboose.
myTO-s-ttl-SQtnet 130 & 201 Randolph street, Chicago.
MAXWELL & FERRELL,
COMMISSION 3IERCD4NTS
For the sale of
Strawierrys, Fraction and «)U!ndioT
Green and Dried Fruits,
16 DEAKBOBiI STIEEET,
(P.O. Drawer CCO‘.) CHICAGO.
jy Orders Irom ifce country promptly Ailed.
tLj3I-hl‘s-3tnet
£JHIC(AGO TURBINE
with vm
Cast solid, with Wronght Bactcetfc
The best in use. Send for Circular.
Hill Stouts, Bolting' Clothi
AND AT-T.
MILL PUEN'ISHIN G-S.
T. W, BAXTER' Sc CO.,
Foot of West Washington sc., Chicago.
Post Office Box 2.4» my2o-g4W*tfne«’
Earkett, arnolb"*
POWELL,
Felt and Composition Roofers.
We have a lame stock of Felt and Competition for
Roofing constantly on hana. which we are snpplylnc
with directions for use to all parts of the Northwest.
ALSO,
10,000 BARBELS COAL TAB
Andßost Pitch Ship Chandlers and Boat Builder*
please take notice.
Office No. 8 Masonic Temple. 85 Dearborn street
Chicago, 111. my23-g9gM3t x-warnec
COE’S COUGH BALSAM
Cores Croup Every Tima.
Cores Tickling in the Throat.
Cores the Most Stubborn Cough.
Cures Chills and Fever.
Cores Influenza and Sore Throat.
Cores Asthma and Believes Consnmpttea*
Cures all If the directions are strictly followed, or
the money will bo reloaded.
LORD & SMITH
GENERAL AOENT3.
Sold by Drugstets Everywhere*
WAREHOUSE.
DICKERSON, STURGES A CO.
TIItT PLATE,
A%d Dealers Id Tinner*’ Stack* . •
iGEH S FOR THE HOWE’S SCALE GOKPAHT.
199 A 201 RANDOLPH'S!*, CHICAGO.
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Notice.
Chicago, Mij 19th. 1894,
We cease to redeem the note* of the State Bans of
lowa and of the State Back of Indiana on and aftv
this date. SOLOMON ST URGES BOSS*
myß2-g565-lDt net
pUEE
BOURBON WHISKY
Alwayson hand and for dale by MONTGOMERY *
BRO., Wholesale Liquor Dealers. No. 13 South Water
street; myTCgllS-lSt-gMewnet
BREAKFAST SHAWLS!
New Styles. New Colors.
SUTTON & BBBEETT,
ll and 13 Laaalle sit.
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Proposals for subsist
ence STORB9.
Orncs or Commisjaet or Somibtisoi, I
Boom No. 14 Garrett Block, State street, >
Chicago, m. June l, Issl ) •
BEAI.SD PROPOSALS. In ouoticate. will bv re*
eelred by the uoiietslgneu ontll IS o’clock M., on Sat*
orday,jDne4.ißW,lorfarnkhlagthe following enlk
slstencs stores:
ICO.COO poaads best quality smoked, clear Bacow
, bibea. In boxes.
1/fO barrels new Mtse Bnv or Extra Uzs* Brar.
1,000 barrels best quality pf Plottr, manufactured
itom prime soring wheat or good sound winter
wheat. (the kind to be stated In the proposU.)
The broods and places et manufacture to bo *
stated in tbe bids, and in round or fist
hoop barrels, tbe barrels to be bead lined and
well ccocered.
The Bacon, Beef and Flcnrto be Inspected by the
Board of Trade Inspector at the expense cf the coo*
Potatoes—such quantities as may he required du*
ring the month of June, sixty pounds to the bnanw*
lo good, ordinary, welt coopered barrels, head naed.
OMOMB-tach quantities as m»y be required duilng
the month ol June, sixty pounds to the bu*hel. Da
good, ordinary, wtU coopered
Separate proposals, in duplicate. “Urt bomade wc
each article, and the hidden may propoae fbr the
*A copy of this advertisement to be attached. !•
' TiVnndertlsned reserves the right to reject any or ■
to be made In such funds ae osay baits*,
nlsbrd b} tie Ctillfd Stllj*.
Blank fotms for nropoeala may be obtained oa ap~
ftllrstlrpstlhU'-fflce. J.MoL. TAYLOR.- ,
iStaatazmoDgoopy.} MhioraadC.9»
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