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'FOUND'Ao., In this column, occpyln five Una
r lees, two Insertions, twenty-live eentt.
WANTED BOY To oloae Shots. Ap
ply at MO Walnut-street, upstairs. anW-b
. wmpf ititinnnmnna m i
'k w Y csrpenton. Inquire of H. P. OTT, near the
bonier of Madison aud Montgomery Turnpike, Wal-
mi Ullli .w, a.
y ANTED ROOMS By lady, with a
V little girl of Mten yearn, two, three or four
nnfurnlahed rooms, with gas, water, An., in central
locality; or will rent a large house with a email
l5Ty.'L1)'1 diyic,c "nd ww "1' Address Bin.
HAM, tlila offlou, mating locality anil price. nuW-b
y ANTED GIRL A girl who can do
- T ,.8"eral honio-workinaamalltamlly, to go a
anon distance Into the country, near a Railroad
station, o(K)(i references required. Apply at the
Peach, Bepot, No. II West Konnh-street, nearly
, "PP'.aite to the First Presbyterian Chnrch. au-b
yANTED-8ITUATI0N-By a boy aged
. w IA years, In any respectable business. Hull
willing to make himself generally useful. Would bo
willing to work for low wages lu the beginning. Ad
droit . M., at thla otlice. au-b
man aged 18 yean. Would be willing to
Work at any thing, where he oan make himaelf gener
ally useful. Any person la want of help, will pleaie
address C. W., at thla office. auM-b
man of Heady bahlti. Apply at the atove
tore of ADAMS ft PKCKOVEB. No. 303 Woat
fourth-street, between the hour or 10 and 11 A. M.
Inquire for"BIDWKLL." auM-b
ber of customers to call at Foota'a Butter
Store, No. no Flfth-strost, doora went of Western
' fnw, north aldo, and procure some of that Prima
Batter for table uae which he keepa always on hand,
au-b W. H. FOOTS.
keeperor Olerk in a Commission House, Gro
cery or Dry Goods Htore, by a young man who bin
bad experience In tho bnslnoss. llcieroncos given if
required. Addroai ROBERT, Preaa Office. au39-b
WANTED A GIRL A good German
girl that would like to go West with a small
family one who can do general house-work, Ad
dress "a" at tbli office Immediately, Beferencea
Required. au29.b
Weat Sixth-street. auJ7
,, work on Street Railroad Oara. Apply to J.
K. PALMAR, Omnlbua Manufactory, Bank-street.
active boy or girl to attend a atom; one that
can apeak German preferred. Inquire at No. 014 Ilm-
uvsi, x wo rooms ror rent at the same place.
family, by a young man of good moral char
acter. Weat Bud preferred. Addroai H., thla office.
w and alxtyacrea of Land In Mlaiourl.foran
unexpired lease or a dwelling-house in the city. Ad
dress W. P., through thla office. au27-b
VST" ANTED TO RENT A houaa of four
- - . .vuu yivUJUb JJtiyiUg MJUttlli: Will
take it for two or three yeara if it mile. Would like
i? possession by the latof September. Addreaa
R. H. w., thla office. au2tdt
store, carriage trimm'ng or finishing. Beat
at city reference given. Addreaa D. J at this office.
, lanM-d') '
WANTED An experienced SOAP
BOILER, Apply to Tractor & Gamble, No.
030 Westorn-row, au23-aw
IjlOR SALE HORSE A line family hone,
Ix years old, perfectly gentle and good travelor.
' Inquire at lei Walnut-afreet, next door to Glbeon
Uouao. auaa-b
FOR SALE PIANO An elegant oarved
Koaowoo'l Piano-Forte and Stool, warranted
equal, if noteuperlor, lu tone to any in thla city. It la
eeven octave hail the corrugated aoundlng board, and
the xtolco Oampana attachment. Coat nt the manu
facturers, a year aince, five hundred and fifty dollars.
Price m Addreaa Box 1W1, roatofflce. anM-aw
JC or part of a Job Bookblndery in the city, where
good business la guaranteed to any industrious
sober man with a email capital, who understands the
trade, for particulars, aildrew BOOKBINDElt,
Cincinnati. nnll-d"
FOR SALE Low for cash an excellent
business atand the Hixth-streot House, doing
a Rood bualneaa both in tho bar mid bonrrtltig-bouao:
being aituated on tbo aonth-weBt corner of Sith aud
Plum-streets, directly oppoHite the Market-houae.
lor terms apply to 8. BAENNINOKR, Proprietor, or
1'r. F. KIKDER, 73 Went Third-street, up stain.
- auM-aw'
FOR SALE A double two-ntory BRICK
ROUHR, and two LOTS, In the Cincinnati
Building Company's Division, and the whole of
aqnare No. 6, in Maxon A Reddington's Viviaion,
Home City; very- low for caah, or short credit ou
part. Inquire of .1. Freon, a tt'y., north-west corner
of Klglith andJdaln, Cjuclnuatl, or ofS. JUaxen.on
the premlaea. au23'd
FOR SALE OR TRADE Desirable prop
erty In and near Covington, Kentucky, con
stating of one aero of gronnd, with good house, con
taining six rooms and kitchen, well, cistern and
stable sufficient for aeven horses, on the Independ
ence Turnpike within a quarter of a m Hoof the cor
p 'ration line of Covington. Also, a lot in the imme
diate neighborhood, fronting titty feet on the Pike
by two bnndred deep. Also, a lot in AuBten'a divi
sion of Covington, forty-live by one hundred and
five feet. The above property will be sold cheap, or
traded for a farm within one hundred miles of Cin
cinnati, either in Kentucky, Indiana or Ohio. For
fitrlhor particulars. Inquire of R. B. KLLIS, on the
S remises; or of J AMKo It. CRAY, Attorney at Law,
cott-atreet, opposite furmors' Bank, Covington,
Kentucky. au20-bw
BOARDING A oouple of gentlemen, or a
gentleman and wife can find a pleasant room
with board, by applying at 137 Btnlth-at. auafcb
BOARDING Tiro gentlemen desiring a
pleasant place to board, in a private family,
would do well to call at No. 107 Longworth'Street,
between Elm and Plum. Terms moderate. an27-b
I AM now receiving dally, per the Adami
afSSx -TVT A T.TTi Y'S
Pat up br a new process, especially for the warm
weather, WABBANTBD FithSll AND 8YVUKT.
eulB-bwt Depot, 11 West Flfth-sfteet,
At -
293 VVnluut-atreet,
BON the aale of J. B. MANN CO.'S. superior
raw fresh oyaters. J. TODD,
Wholesale and retail Agent for J. B. Mann A Co.
Oysters cooked in a superior style at our usual mod
erate ohargea. au2a-tf
Mo. 107 East Front Street, hot. Flks and Dutlcr-st'i,
with the moat Improved kind of machinery, I
am prepared to furnish, at ehort notice, all kinds of
Bonss and Steamboat, Carpenter and Joiner's work.
Saab. Blinds, Doors, Frames and Moldings, of all
descriptions. Steamboat Lumber, Weather-board-ng,
Shingles, Siding, Flooring, Ac, kept constantly
on band. Particular attention paid to pinning, rip
ping aud scroll aawlng. Heavy framing lumber can
be planed and trued 40 feet long, and 30 Inches wide.
x-ersonsauout to Diiiio, win nnu it to tneir advan
tage to glvo me a call.
Bates would call the attention of saloon and
hotel proprietors, to hia anperlor Brandy and Gin
Cocktail. They aro made from the beat brandy aud
gin, and are exquisitely flavored. They are superior
to anything of the kind that has been mado. For
sale, wholesale and retail, National Theater Huild
ing. Sycamore-street. au2a
havtjfaotuibbs or
Wood-Working Machinery,
Center John and Water ts.,Claolnantl,0.
- nojflCEOPATJllSTS.
Opes hours from A.H.',lto3,and7to9,P.la.
..AUGUt r ua
Ir yon want a servant, advertise In
Ir you want a house, advertise in
Ir yon want to sell anything, advertise In
Ir yon want to buy anything, advertise In
In fact, every ant supplied by advertlxing In
The rb er was rising yesterday.
Upward o ' forty oases were disposed,
of In the Polioe Co urt last Saturday.
plf Timber is string along Walnut-sllwt,
to be used for the street railroad traok.
3 When last heard o f, Conwell the. ab
loonded merohant, was in IlUooia.
Parodi's Italian Opera Trouro Trill
appear at Pike's Opera-hortflo this e vening.
pBTUe season at the Ohio White Sulphur
Springs wili cloie next Saturday.
SJCharIes Tlmberman, who attempted
suicide some weeks since, is able to- be out.
fS" There were two cases of smyill-pox In
the Pest-houie at the oloae of the pai it week.
3TThe National Theater will "be opened
this avoning, on which occasion will be pre
sented The Hunchback,
Peebona u General William Walkoc was
at the Bumct House last Saturday. He left
in the evening for Louisville.
General William Walker, the "man of
destiny," passed through thisolty on Saturday,
a rotitt for Evw Orleans.
S0"The great National Hone Fair com
menoes at Da)-ton next Monday, and will con
tinue until Thursday.
pg-Ono hundred and eleven deaths oo
ourrod in the orjty last week, a majority of
which were children under fire years of age.
One hundreil and fifty-five prisoners
were confined in the County Jail at the end of
last week, eight of whom were lunatics.
pS Thirty-one marriage licenses were is
sued by the Clerk of the Probate Court last
SJ" A Master ComrruBaloner's sale ccmos
off at the Court-hou8 this morning at
eleven o'clock.
p9 Religious service were held at the
foot of Main-street, yesterday; also in Wash
ington-jqaaro, corner of Elm and TwaJfth-stj.
$S8 Bartley O'Conner, the unfortunate In
dividual who died in the City Prison last Fri
day evening, was buried by his friends lost
gs3 E. P. Cranch, Esq., was, by order of the
Probate Court, Saturday, appointed assignee of
D. A. Layman, in plaoe of W. S. Forrest, re
29 An unsuccessful attempt to extract the
bait from the body of Mrs. DeMorbais was
made at St. John's Hotel for Invalids, laatSat-
fliS" The bail of Nrs.Merriweathor, charged
with receiving stolen goods, was reduced by
the Probate Judge last Saturday to $500. She
gave the required amount, and was released.
tfilr Christian Doesaher, whose fine and
costs in the Polioe Court amounted to $35 08 in
default of which he was committed was re
leased from Jail by tho County Commissioners
upon payment of $7.
Cbrwiko Tobacco. Tho best in the mar
ket, and in great variety, at Patterson's, 197
Walnut, and 115 Main-street. Retailors can
have a fw pounds at tho same rate as by
the box. 17eod
$3S Edward FinneBsy will be examined
in the Polico Court, next Tuesday, upon a
charge of beating his wife so as to cause
death, the particulars of which we published
last Saturday.
$ The County Commissioners, on Satur
day, passed orders, amounting in the aggre
gate to $1,500 37. Michael Dinan was dis
charged from Jail, by the Board, in consequence
of an Inability to pay his fine.
Honry MoBride, for many years a resi
dent of this oity, cut his throat, at Xenia, last
Thursday. MoBride waa laboring undor a fit
of delirium trtmeiu at the time. He lived but
a few moments.
ffS" Benjamin Day, an old horse-drover,
arrived in this oity last Saturday with a drove
of twenty Canadian ponies. They may be seen
at the stables, corner of Elm and Fifteenth
streets. Nathan Davis, a well-known thief,
stole a horse and buggy last evening from in
front of the Catherine-street Baptist Churoh.
He was arrested and lodged in the Ninth-street
JgB" The City Auditor, in his Monthly Re
port to the Finance Committee, states that the
estimated expenses of the city for the month of
September, as reported by the heads of the
various departments, will be $48,453 69. '
$&r Max Cohnheim, of the New York
Humorut, and Alfred Becker, of the JIot
woechier, were fined $5 each and eotta in the
Polioe Court, on Saturday, for indulging in
pugilistio encounter, at theWarerly House, the
day previous. ;
5T Moetlngs were held in the several
Wards of the city by members of the American
Party, on Saturday night, for the purpose of
electing Executive Committees, whose duty it
shall be to appoint one of their number to serve
on the Exeoutive Committee for this County.
jSSrThs Meohanics' Exhibition is pro
gressing to an opening with good promise.
The committee are at the rooms every morning
to award space, and are as busy at that diffl
oult work as men can be, bat the enormous ex
tent of wall and floor gives to all ample room.
Bach department ti likely to be a large and at
tractive shew of itself.
Wm. Hoover was tried in the Police
Court last Saturday on a charge of vagrancy,
rouna guilty and sentenced to thirty days'
oonanement in the City Prison. Hoover it a
well-educated man. and at nna timA nnaaeaaM1
large amount of money, all of which was
e'luannerea at ine gambling table. He made
the following statement to the Court and iurv:
"Some yoars ago I came to this oity with a
Jarge lortune, lea me by my father $8,000
and put op at the Gibson House. I soon
mado the acquaintance of a number of very
fine-looking young gentlemen, and might
have been scon with them at the gambling
table, at all hours of the day and night,
betting as high as $100, at a time, on the turn
of a card. My fortune was soon lost; I was
penniless my board bill due. Those who
professed to be my friends left mo. ono bv
one. My money was gone, I had no claims
to their Sympathy. Through the advice of
veral gentlemen, I brought suit in the
Buperior Court for the recovery of my money,
but afterward compromised by taking $250.
This amount was soon spent, and I waa again
penniless. Having, ia my school days,
taken lessons on tho piano, I commenced
teaching in a house of bad repute. I was in
troduced to some three or four others, where
I have also been teaching, and, in this way,
have endeavored to make a living." At the
conclusion of Hoover's remarks the jury re
tirod, and, after boing out one hour, brought
in a verdict of guilty.
Coming House Snows. The Border City
Horse Show, to be held at Plqua, Ohio, on
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this
week, proposes to be a very creditable and in
teresting exhibition. The Aasooiatlon has re
cently fitted up one of the very best mile
traoks in the State.
The Border City exhibition will be followed
by the National Hone Show, at Dayton, Ohio,
oommenolng on the 6th of September, and con
tinuing four days. The managers have taken
unusual pains to insure the personal comfort of
visitors, and to render the exhibition agreeable
to all who visit it.
The fall exhibition at Lancaster will take
plaoe the week following the Dayton Fair, after
whioh comes the State Fair at Zanesville.
Noiica to Contractors Strbst Paving.
The Board of City Improvements will, to-morrow
morning, determine the awsrd of bids for
paving with brick the following sidewalks:
Allison-street from Vine to Main; Twelfth
street, from Western-row to Main; and the
west sidewalk of Plutn-stroet, from George
to Seventh. Also, for paving, with bowlder
stone, Look-street, from Third to Fifth;
Elgath-street, from Vine to Elm; Lodge-streot,
from south gutter of Sixth to the north gutter
of Fifth, inolading crossings; Andrew's-alley,
from east gutter of Plum to the west gutter of
Race, gutters with the earb, the same as to
'College-alley, from Webster to Franklin.
Bids must be in the box before nine o'olook
JjgO"- The following is a list of letters de
tained for nonpayment of poatega at the
Postoflioe, in this city, August 27:
Henry Benson, Natchei, Miss.
Jonea i. Lauth, Pittsburg, Penn.
A. and J. Hcrailakl.Pooria, III.
tleibard Beiuetae, Baltimore, Jld.
Frani llernhard He For, Sardanolla. Ark.
Thomas Sullivan, Bandusky City, Ohio.
William Kittenbouao, Hoxobell, Ohio.
A. Wilson, ilson Htatiou, Ohio.
Aviiust, 23,
Norman Belvea, Toledo. Ohio.
Mr. J. R. Phillips, Burbadoea. West Indies,
Grorgo Halsrh, lulamilown, Onto.
HncquaitA Nurgor. 1'crtsinouth, Ohio.
Feller Ambon? A Co., 1'bilnUelpbla, Ponn.
Eberly A Shed, Columbus, Ohio.
Would not Sbbvr. William Hudson, Esq.,
was, on Saturday, subpenaod to serve as a
juror in the case of The City of Cincinnati
against William Hoover, charged with
vagrancy. Mr. Hudson asked to be excused
upon the ground that he was an officer of the
city of Cincinnati, and, also, of the Police
Court. Judge Lowe remarked that he did
not recognize Mr. Hudson as an officer, and
therefore did not consider tho exouBe a legal
ono. Mr. Hudson then stated that bis mind
was mado up, whon Jndgo Lowe excused
j$3 At the close of the week ending Satur
day, there wore 130 prisoners in the City
Prison, 40 of whom were females. In the
County Jail 155 were incarcerated 8 negro lu
natics, 22 females, 11 on bread and water, S3
on ohain-gang, and 80 in the Main Jail. At
the Commercial Hospital, 135 patients were un
der treatment, 28 persons woro admitted during
the week, 47 discharged, and 1 died Dennis
McMarra. . ,
A Fobtuxatk SffAKi. A few days since, as
W. W. Fosdlck, Esq., was grouse-hunting on
the prairies of Indiana, a rattlesnake attempted
to bite him, but, fortunately for his snakeship,
sprang short of his mark. Had he succeeded
in inserting his fangs in the calf of Mr. F.'s
legs, his death would have been tho inevitable
consequence. The motive that Impelled him to
self-destruotion is unknown.
fiS-A collision took place about five o'clook
last Saturday morning, at the Lawrenoebnrg
Crossing, between a couple of freight trains on
the Ohio and Mississippi, and Indianapolis and
Cincinnati Railroads. Several oars were
orushed, and one of the engines slightly dam
aged. The only eause assigned for the acoi
eident was the heavy fog which prevailed at
the time. Nobody was injured.
The Marion Gymnastic Association
met at No. 8 Engine-houee last Wednesday
evening and eleoted the following offioers:
Wm. Da Beck, President; Geo. Warner, Vioe
President; Frisby, Secretary. They
adopted the constitution and by-laws of the
Young Men's Oymnastio Association of Cin
cinnati. p3 The Continental Insurance Company,
of New York, gives peculiar advantages to its
customers; they have the security of nearly a
million of cash assets, which they are allowed
to participate ia the profits of its business. See
advertisement in this paper and call on the
Agents, Samuel E. Maok Co.
$S The examination of Connelly, charged
with Incest, waa eoncluded In the Police Court
last Saturday, whioh resulted In bis being held
to bail in the sum of $1,000, to answer the
charge at the next term of ths Court of Common
Pleas. '
afThe mortuary returns, of last week
show the deaths in this oity, during that pe
riod, to have been one hundred and eleven, of
whom more than one-half were children under
live years of age.
,?"The New Jerusalem, or new church
organ of this city, scores with severity an
instance of passional affinity of a married
man for a young lady. The husband com
municated to the editor that ho is now fifty
years of age, but although his wife .baa made
a good mother and wife, ho has not Joved her
other than as a sister. His affinities are for
a young lady twenty years of nge. We do
not know what the editor answered to the
husband who consulted him as to his new
passional attraction, but in his paper lie
soys: "Such love may take something, of
earth, but its chief source is hell; from Ties von
it gets nothing."
The gentleman, it is said, has a social and
and professional reputation in this city, and,
as peoplo aro curious, will, no doubt, g issip
a good deal about the new relation.
O, how his cheek should have burno d to
have confessod to such infidelity eve n in
thought toward the wife of his bosom and
the mother of his children! The only hope
for that man is to go to the wifo and .-return
hor tho affection due to ono he ackno wJodirca
to be a model of good behavior and pr opriety.
Duad Lemurs. The following lette rs, con
taining; Valuables, have bann forward A a tf
Fostofiloe in this oity, from the Dead-letter
Office, Washington. Personal application to
the Postmaster must be made to obtain thorn :
f?,,I3,I'?wl" t0 1'uclnda I.ewls-coloreil.
V. W. Brake to Wm.H.iea.
Anna Harrison to Mary Ann Itailclln",
A, D. to Mrs. Ada Moore.
to lira. Abby Jano Wallace
Mrs. J. U. Owynne to Hugh Stewart.
Mary to Mrs. Lucy Herron Parker.
SST,'8? Helming to Arnoldua Foiiteia.
X-G.- JX-0,1,10 10 Wm- Mnn-
WOW. Gano to 0. 8. Stevenson.
T. H. Kammaun to Carl Borkmnnn.
Tweed & Andrews to T. J. Davis.
8. 8. Uoopcr to H. F. Miller.
Keil lor 4 Bindakopf to John Sheldon.
H. Jenkins to L. A. Patterson.
Shaw, Buel & Barton to Jiuues O. Conkliug.
R. F. Raley to E. J, Waldby.
Fllen Mahon to Robert Mahon.
T. 1). Lincoln to H. P. & B. II. Pago.
.1. P. Clark to H. K. SaoV.
wm.Llceaby to John Winsor.
Zach, Alhauglt to Bowen Mattack.
Caro. Reea or Korri to Loremo Kerr.
Maddux Bros, to Wm. Hunter.
Stanly Hatch to Sylvester Green.
Amjhjsd Kibnappiko. A Houro woman.
named Susan Wetson, called, last evening, at
the Hammond-street Station-honse, and stated
that a colored lad, named John Frazier. had
been forcibly conveyed across the river by a
ooupie of men, and asked that an officer might
be sent over to rescue him. She says that the
two men employed tho boy to oarry a bundle
for them, and that when they trot near tho
river, at the foot of Fifth-street, they gave a
wnistie and were joined bv a third man. Th
three then seized the lad, and forcing him into
a skiff eonveyed him across the river. The
woman also states that the men and boy were
subsequently arrested by the Covington authori
ties and lodged in jail.
9- Meteorological observations for the
Pbkxt Psess, by Henry Ware, Optloian, No.
7 West Fourth-street, August 27, 1859.
O'clock. Barometer. Thermometer.
,J A- M 29.M w
13 111 .....MM L
p.m :z:.:o ?$
August 28, lffio.
7 A. M..
12 M
6 P. M...
PaortaiocsLY Astonishing I "What's pro
digiously astonishing?" Why the amount of
sewing one of the Grover ABakorSewdng
Maobines is capable of performing; also, the
number of machines made and sold by the
Grover & Baker Sewing-Maohine Company.
Construotion, utility, noiseless moving of the
needle, and many other jiomti about their
machines, warrant a large sale. Office, 53 West
Cuttino Affbat. An affray ocourredlast
evening on board the steamer H. B. Hamilton,
during which one of the party ongagod in the
oonflict received a severe out in the back of the
neok. The man who committed the oritne es
caped to Covington in a skiff, but was pursued
by Ofllcer Suter, arrested, and lodged in Jail.
We were unable to learn the particulars, or the
names of the parties.
pif Substantial and importantiinprovements
are being made in the engino-house of the
Number Fourteons, on Fifth-street, near Smith.
The sooond floor has been raised to permit the
froe ingroBS and egress of the steam engines,
and the front has been finished with an aroh,
for the better support of the building.
59" A boy named Alonzo Taine, whose
parents reside on Piorson-street, near Fifth,
was thrown from a horse, on Friday last, and
so severely injured that little hopes are en
tertained for his recovery. His back was
broken by an scoident of the same kind
some years ago. Truly ho is unfortunate.
p& A horse, attocbod to a light spring
wagon, in charge of a small lad, ran off on Sat
urday afternoon, nearthe Two-mile Houso, and
would have ran into the Canal but for the
timely aid of Mr. I. Johnson, a 'bus driver,
who stopped him in time to save the life of tho
09" The anniversary of the Asbury Chapel
Sabbath School waa held at Asbury Chapel,
on Webster-street, yesterday afternoon. An
appropriate address was delivered by Mr. N.
B. Royse, a recent graduate of Woodward
Pus's Opixa-Hovsk Thc Pibodi Oprra
Tboups. To-night the Parodl Opera Troupe
commence a limited engagement at Pike's
Opera-house. The Opera of Norma has been
selected for the opening night, with Parodl,
Sbriglia, and Gnone in the principal roki.
fiS3 The police last evening made a descent
on a notorious house of ill-fame, kept by
Mrs. Nelly Sullivan, on Western-row, near
Eighth-street. Twenty-two persons were found
in the house and arrested.
Ths goods stolen from the house of Mr.
Longley were found, yesterday morning, by
Officer Johnson, of the Fifteenth Ward, in
an untenanted house, on Ninth-street, near
pO" The shabby appearanoe of the external
walls of the Hughes High School is a reproach
to the Sohool Board. The building needs re
painting. Church, of the Postoflioe News-stand,
with sententious severity, hat posted, in painted
letters, on bis bulletin: "Harptr't Wecklj all
new no copying from Punch, this woek."
Boar in mind that Wlswell't ploture
gallery will be thrown open to the publie this
evening. Exhibition free.
That Bbeach op ths Pxacb. Suit was
brought before Judfle Mooar, on Saturday morning
last, against Bernard Van Lear, for committing a
breaoh of the peace. The prosecuting witness wm a
Mrs, Hopkins; the same woman made complaint
against bim for selling impure milk in Cincinnati,
which resulted in tbo appointment by the Mayor of
an Investigating Committee, who examined into the
matter, and made an nnfavorable report. In her
evidence, Mrs. Hopkiua alleged that Van Lear mads
such demonstrations sa induced licr to believe he
purposed to commit violence upon her person, and
she ran away from hla presence. The Jury, after
hearing the testimony, retired to consult, which
consumed about two hours, when they returned with
a verdict or guilty. Tho suit grow altogether out of
the report made in the Cincinnati milk case.
SosrECTKD or Undos Appropriations Du
ring a period of six months last past, a number of
articles have been missing from the carriage estab.
Ilshment of Samuel K. Hnya, on Madison-street,
which induced him to keep a watchful eye upon hla
employees. On Saturday Inst, circumstances led him
to suspect a young man in hia employ, named James
Matchett. A warrant was procured and put in the
bands of Constable Francis, who, after arresting
him, proceeded to his boarding-house and searched
his trunk. He was arraigned before Ksquire Schrock
for the crime, but Mr. Hays finding but few things in
his possession, did not feel disposed to go tooxtremi
tios, nnd ho was discharged.
Valuablk Cargo. Conduotor Winston, of
the Kentucky Central Railroad, took from the pas
senger depot, at Paris, a day or two ago, a train of
seven cars, freighted with the products of Bourbon
County, valued at over six hundrod thousand dollars!
The aforesaid products were composed of large, fine
looking, well-dressed and happy negroes, who had
chartered a special train for the purpose of visiting
their colored brethren of Lexington and assisting in
the ceremonies of a church dedication. What will
the rash Abulitlonlstaof the last have to say now?
Will any continno to slander our peculiar institu
tion with the same vituperation that has heretofore
chsractorized them, and will they turn honeat and
Grand Pbojkci Its Feasibility. In lite
absence of the requisite medium with which to sup
ply the City of Covington with good and wholesoms
water, a new plan has been suggested by one of our
citizens, which Is not only plausible but practicable.
It Is to inuko a contract with the City of Cincinnati
to lay pipes across the Ohio Rlvor, andsiipply us with
water from their reservoir. Tho Cincinnati reservoir
ir.ny bo of too small dimensions at present to afford
Ms a supply, but as thev Intend to onlarge It soon, we
presume it can be accomplished. At any rata it is a
matter worthy of the consideration of tho Council,
and of ourcitlzena generally.
At His Post Again. For several weoks
past we have missed from his post, at the Magnolia
House, the good-humored phlis of Hampton, the ever
attentivo superintendent of the establishment, but
dropping in there on Saturday last we found be had
returned, looking as fair and as affable as ever. In
hia absence he visited hla old stamping ground, and
it was shmwdly suspected by some that he had gone
on a matrimonial excursion. We believe, howevor,
such we not the fu.'t.
ThjG School Thachkrb. Since the rooent ap
pointment of the teachers in our public schools, th
ociiool Board baa not becu apprised as totholrao
'Iftptanco. Accordingly, on Saturday last, they took
the preliminary steps, by addressing a note to each,
to ascertain who would accept, and who would de
cline. The Board must bo notified by the teachers
prior to Wednesday noxt.
North Kkntucky Agricclokal Fair. The
subject matter which occupies the attention of onr
mechanics, our farmers, and our housewives, Is the
Fair of the North Kentucky Agricultural Associa
tion, which will commence at their Ornrna on the
Covington and Lexington Turnpike, near Vinronce,
to-morrow, and continue five days. Wo will speak
of It again to-morrow.
Lsitkr List. Our readers will find the let
ter list In our Issue to-day.
COLUMBUS, Aug. 27, 1859.
Border Citt Hobsb Fair. This Fair, which
commences ot I'buia on Tuesday noxt, promises to
a grand aft'uir. The grand gala day will be Thurs
day next, aa the horses will run for tho premiums
upon that day. Trains run on the Columbus and In
dianapolis Railroad, carrying passengers to tbo Fair
at half the usual fare. An extra train will bo run
through on Thursday, leaving the depot at quarter,
past five o'clock, A. M. We expect to see a large
number go from this city to this grand exhibition of
The En-camme-nt. Camp Harrison' will be
the great attraction In this vicinity next week.
Great preparations are being mado by the various
companies of this, the Thirteenth Division of tho
Ohio Militia, to compete for thesilver medal to be pre
sontodby General Butler to the best drillod company.
Ths Vedettes have received tho new sabro-bayonot
rides, which will add greatly to their appoarance.
The other companies will be out in full force and do
all In their power to make Camp Harrison a place for
Instruction to our citizon-soldlors, and amusement
to the people.
Candidates. Candidates for county offices
are, at pruient, thick aa flics around a rotten carcass.
There are at least forty names presented for the
various offices to be filled for the nomination on tho
Democratic ticket. All are anxious to servo "the
dour peoplo," and thereby got their broad and buttor.
A person can hardly walk ono squnro unless he is
hailed by somo one expecting an office.
Colcmbus District M. E. Conferrnci.
This body will meet in tho Town-stroot Method 1st
Episcopal Church, ou Wednesday noxt. A largo
number of ministers aro already in tho city, and,
from present appearances and ths preparations mndo
for their entertainment, itls supposed It will be tbe
largest Conference nieoting ever held In the District.
Held Ovbb. Young Walcut and Hardy, ar
rested by Officer Dcwltt, of the depot at Kirkersville,
this morning, were locked up in the City Prison to
await an examination on Monday. The boys, after
breaking Into William McDonald's grocery estab
lishment, had taken a trip to Pittsburg, and were
returning home when arrested.
Ciiubcii. Tho Improvements now being made by
this congregation on their church are rapidly going
ahead. Instead of the old spire, ws are to have a
new ono, ono hundrod and sixty feet high, which
will add groatl; to its appearance.
Our Firiurn. Our firemen are engaged
nightly in preparing for the coming State Parade at
Zanesville. If the Columbus boys do net give agood
account of themselves on their return, we will be
very much mistaken.
Tbb Second Pbesbttkrian Chubch. This
church la fast approaching completion. The work
mon, at present, aro engaged in putting up the spire,
which is to bo two hundred and twenty-six feet high.
On ms Fkbt Again. Adam Luckupt, who
had his hoop and spoke factory burnt out a short
time ago, has rebuilt his shop and Is at work again.
IWS. II. Pnrvln, Advertising; Agent, Ho.
SO Weat Fourth-street.
aW Winder's Sky-Iiaht fJallcry-All styles
of Pictures made on short notice.
W Twenty-five Cent Ambrotypea can be
had at ArrnoATS A Co.'s, lio. 5S Broadway.
(WAppteaate i- Co.'s Gallery, No. 58
Broadway. Who would not have a likeness of them
selves at a cost of only twenty-live cents.
Bar Winder's 8ky-liht Gallery, Western
row, opposite Court-street. The cheapest and best
Pictures made in the city.
SW No. US Broadway A ppleante & Co.,
are taking unexceptionable pictures at twenty-Ove
if Where shall I to for tread likeness I
Asked a yonng lady ot her lover. His immodlats
answer was, Afflioatb's, M Broadway.
WDagnerreati Gallery, South-west cot.
nr of Sixth and Western-row, over Hannaford't
drug store. Pictures taken and put in good cases for
twenty cents. Warranted to please,
avphetosnraphlo Gallery Cewea's, No,
3D West Fifth-street, under Bloom's management.
If you want a'.magfllncont Photograph go toOowni't;
for a Ambrotype go to the same place. Remember,
pictures of all styles taken at Cowan's, No. 31 West
Bow Y wtirday. A row occurred yesterday
at Brntche's Ooffra-honse, corner Monmouth and
Jefferson-streets. It appears a lot of "rowdies"
rather the worse for sundry, or Sunday, drinks, got
np a fight between two of their number, which, owing
to the amount of whisky tliat had been Imbibed by
them, resulted In no serious damage to either of ths
participants. The noise of their blasphemous lan
guage attracted quite a large crowd. Aa the Bonder
lew has been vlolated-morally and civilly ws hops
the Mayor will attend to his part of the consequences.
A heists d. For some time, ao Individual
mined John Morton has mode himself conspicuous
by bis noisy conduct, which has greatly annoyed tie
respectable people about the bridge, near which he
resides. Saturday evening, about flveo'clock.hewes
arrested and lodged In Jail, to await bis trial before
the Mayor Blondnj morning next. Itls to be hoped
this will bnve a salutary effect.
Fioht. A Cincinnati man, whose name we
did not loarn, got Into a difficulty with David look,
of Newport, near Brutcha's Tavern, on the corner of
Jefferson and Monmouth-stroets, yesterday after
noon about three o'clock. Cincinnati wu knocked
down three times, and would have been severely
beaten, aa two or three others wore about to join
Lock, had not parties interfered. Liquor wu the
cause of the difficulty. Koarreits bad been made at
tho latest accounts.
Depravity. While walking along Isabella
slreet, yesterdsy, our attention was arretted by a
half-grown chicken in tho street, entirely stripped of
its feathers, and struggling as ir in Intense agony.
Any one who would commit inch an act of cruelty to
an animal, will not hesitate to exercise his cruelty
upon bis fellow.
.-Notwithstanding the excessively muddy
streets, the rainy weather and ths disagreeable
atmosphere generally ,there was a good attendance at
tho various churches yesterday. This tpraka well for
the morality of Newport.
Postofpicb. The list of letters remaining
lu the poatolBce up to Saturday last will be found In
another column.
Duriug the week past there bas been an Improve
msnt in the supply of Currency In the msrket, and
we report Monoy matters a shade easier than the
previous week. The groat difficulty is that confi
dence has been Impaired by the reotnt failures,
which has crsatcd a general distrust, both on
'Change and on Third-street. The disclosures made
of tho condition of affairs of some of the firms hav
ing lately failed, goes very far to oonvince ths publie
that tbe parties have forgotten a very ancient quo
tatloa-"honesty tho Dost policy."
At the close of the week It was rumored that one
of our prominent manufacturing fir mi was under
protest; we forbear giving names, having bean In
formed that there is a lair prospect of their getting
through with the difficulty.
The failure of the Cleveland Arm, engaged In ths
Commission business, which was announced on Sat
urday, loft some indebtedness upon the books of
three or four parties in this city. We learn that It
Is not any damaging amount.
Eastern Exchange waa firm during the entire
week at !i per cent, premium, soiling rate buying at
49 conta)f premium. In order to keep up their
Eastern balances, several firms were compelled to
purchase of their neighbors at the tolling rate;
The market closed 1 firm at X, with a demand fully
equaled to the supply.
In Chicago Eastern Excbauge remains firm at 2
per cent, premium, selling rate, and In St. Louis
VAii per cent, premium for Missouri Currency.
Ohio Currency in St. Loo Is Is credited to parties at
X per cent, premium.
There was an Improvement In Missouri Currency
to-day of Xper cunt., tho buying rate being 1 dis
count, Gold firm, but not actlro, at Kc3i0 cents; selling
at ii centsX premium.
In Sew York Monoy is easy. Short date Paper le
readily sold at 17i, with very llttlo A No. 1 Ptpsr
We havo no cliango to report In Uncnrront Honey
or Land Warrants.
A new counterfeit ?,on the Harrisburg Bank,
Penn., bas made Its appearanco vlg. State-house,
figures, man and woman seated, cattle, Ac, on right
eud; sailor and females on left end. A good Imita
tion of tho genuine.
Cincinnati Produce Market.
SATURDAY EVENING, August 27, 1859.
FLOUR The market Is unchanged snd Srni, with
a moderate local uYniaud; sales of 600 brls. at $4 70
for suportlne, and $1 COiitJ 16 for extra. 1,001) brls.
sold at $4 MUciobor delivery, ws understood; 1,610
brla. wore received the last twenty-hour hours.
WHISKY-The demand ia fair, and prices un
changed; a tics of 7(10 brls. at 21,'a:4hic. tho latter
rate tor wagon.
PROVISIONS Mesa Pork dull, and offered at 8l4.
Bacon dull; the enly aalea were I30hhds. Shoulders
at 7c. Nothing done lu bulk Meals or Lard.
OIL A sale of 29 packages Tallow at W. per lb. a
liROCERTES The market Is Arm, with a moder
ate demand in the regular way. Sugar tH!o.
Molasses 37aW8c and Coffee lUifSlac.
WHEAT Th" market remains Arm, with a fair
demand, both from the local millers and for ship
ment; sales 4H0 bushels common Red at VSc.; 800 do.
prime Red, delivered, at $1 05; SO0 do. good White at
51 II; 1,000 do. prime do. at 8l 1, and 200 do. good do.
at 91 12. Received duriug the last twenty-four hours
8,702 bushels.
COUN-The market is quiet and steady; sales 3JXH
bushels, to arrive, at 77c.
OATS-fHles 2,200 bushels at depot, at 420. Tbe
market ia firm at this price.
BY 10 The market is very firm, with a fnlr de
mand and light leceipts, and prices are rather
higher; sales ;(KI bushels at 73c., and liOdo. at 7!o.
CIIKKHR-Salea ISO boxes prime Woatern Reserve
at Sc., und 29 do. do. extra large at 8Xc.
Steamboat Register.
ARBtvALR-Wenona, Madison; Duuleltli, Maysvills;
Superior, Louisville; lllolroso, Portsmouth.
Depastures-Wenona, Madisou; Dunlelth, Mays
vllle; Superior, Louisville; Melrose, Portsmouth;
Ilerroii's Seminary.
H. ltON'S SEMINARY will commence on MON
DAY, August the smth. The conns of instruction
is thorough, and Boys and Yonng Men are here pre-
?H,reil either for College or for Business. Competent
eachers, who love to work, are employed, aud no
pains will bo spared to sustain the good namoit has
enjoyed for lifteon years. The price of Tuition baa
not been changed, ulthough too low, as the object la
not so much to make money as to do good. There are
tlino Departments Primary, Preparatory, and Col
legiate In which all the branches of an Kugllsh Ed
ucation, Latin, Greek, German and Fronch Lan
guages, Mathematics, Natural Scieucea, and a thor
ough couraeof Book -Keeping are taught, with Lec
tures every wook. Half an hour, from Sli to v every
morning, is devoted to moral Instruction, reading the
Snrlpturrs by the pnplls, singing and prayer. Com
positions and Decluiuation weekly,
Primary Department, session of fire months,...Jl9 00
Preparatory Department, " " " ... 20 00
Collegiate Department, " '! " ... 23 00
Gorman Languago, extra, " " " ... S 00
Frem h 7l " " " . 8 OO
Book-Keeping, ' " ... 10 00
Drawing and Painting, extra, " " ...10 00
Number limited to one hundred, and each pupil
carefully classified aut-bw-eow.
The Fall Term of this Seminary will open on tbe
First Monday ef (September.
Professor I)E RICQLE8, of whom Professor
Kaauuelto says, "I should deem any Institution for
tnnate in engaging htm ss a teacher of the French
language." auN
Literary and Scientific Institute.
No. 87 East TMrd-atreet,
September, for ths instruction of persons of
both sexes and all sges, by Dr. A. CURTIS and a
corps of assistants of the first order.
The object of this Institution Is to develop the
whole man, physical, mental and moral; to glvs him
a good knowledge of the most valuable sciences, arts,
languages and literature, and especially the greatest
of all arts, that of educating youth for usefulness
and happiness. For particulars apply at ths Inatltate
to A, CURTIS. A.M., M. D.,
antt-2w President.
WORK without extra charge, with the uroal
branches. Classes for Drawing and Needlework
Wednesday and Saturday, at SO cents par month.
A-iiCKJ uiasses in urecian fainting. auis-c
MM Banking office to No, I West TMrd-etreet.
under the Bank of the Ohio Valley.
anM-awt J. F. LABXIN.

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