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Death of Senator Douglas. The following despatch was received in, Toledo, al 10 o'clock Mondsy inornind: Ciiicaoo, June 5, I Bo I. Senator Poiigla di d m t n mituti s pastnini this A. M. Tho in Bttendnnoo nt the death-bed wr Mis. Douglas i Mrs. Cutla and J. Madion t'u Jr.. of W8-hipgton ; 1. P. Rhodes, c f Cleveland; nnd Dr. McVickar Spencer, O. Beiihain and Dr, Ilsy, of Chicago His leiuains will bo taken form hoie on Wtdnenday lo Washington, A nation weeps for the patriot. The War on the Union. Saturday's Dispatches. To-day's intelligincft from Maiassas Juncliou BtatcB that for two days the reb els baveciased to woik their ntnnch rueuts. It i belitrtd (1 at (bey are go in j lo evacuate this point bs wt il as Har per's Firry. Oen. Le, whoso residence is at Arlington Hights and row in posses sion of Federal troops, is line in c.m KianJ Jf Bomo 4000 rebels. 1 hey con stantly fear nn attack from the Govern ment troops. Oen. Butler, In his official dispatches, states that the slave pr petty iscaped to his lines is woith sixty thous nnd dollars. Twelve negroes in his pos session built S-. wall'H Point ba'lciy. He intends to creel a battery nl Newport News for the blockade of James live r. A severe contest is reported to have been rommonced nt Acquia Cmk. R suit rot yet known. There is it tumor that the rebels are to nUnck Ahxandria, 20,- 000 strong. Tho stars nnd slrijits are waving over Leo's residence on Arling ton Hights. There are now 6000 hoops nt this point. Six New York regiments are to leave for Fort Monroe on Sunday The first Virginia ngimon!, Col. Ktdlev, and the sixteenth Ohio, Col. Irwin, nniv cd nf Grafton, Va., on Thursday, and took posucsbion without firing a gun, the rebels having made good their escape. The front of Col. Stendinan's regiment, according to Friday night's tehgrnms, is now at Graflon. The troops advanced from Piukersburg under Steadmnn'B com mand. Between tlio tollgate, 4fi miles east of raikersburg, and Pehohuni, havo constructed a bridge, one hundred nnd fifty feet span. In 2-1 hturs Col. S. has not lost a man. The rebels have threat ened his regiment, but tho Colonel warn ed thcio that if tin y killed any rf his men or attacked the trains with guenilla war fare, he would pursue them with tire nnd sword. The Virginia authorities have been compelled to advance specie to a railroad company to pay duties on iron at Alexandria, and nfterwards a large por tion cf the iron was seized by the gevtrn iacut. The s-nfetj- of the tomb of Wash ington is said to havo been guarantied by jdodgon from both Gcn.'s Seotl and Lee. The rebels nro busy in organizing a strong force on the Mississippi, and it is slated that Beauregard has gone there to take charge. 1 f this is true, it is altogether probable that ho and Col. Anderson may 'meet again. ' Monday's Dispatches. A sharp engagement waR commenced nt Acquia Creek on Friday, nnd all Iho batteries silenced but one, whin the gov ernment gunboats retired, slightly dam aged. On Saturday the engagt mcnt was resumed, and the rilled cannon, which li ad been used on Friday on the Hill by tho rebels with effect, were removed du ting that night to the previously silent batteries, which were rebuilt, and then opined Saturday on tho three punboats. Tho latter returned the fire vigrroiHy, burning the depot buildings and making liavoc in tho batteries generally by ilu lls. The dead and wounded could be seen car ried off, as the vessel was not half a mile from the shore. The liflod battery, said to number tight guus, was silenced tx- cept one gun. The gunboats aio repott ed to bo badly damaged. Several shots went clear throug the Anncosta, Pawme and Freeborn. Additional verrels go down the jier Monday, when the attack will be renewed. Tho rebels mumwhile are rebuilding tho batteries. The Presi dent itsited the Navy Yard en Sunday afternoon, and went on board tho bom barded vessels and complimented the of- licers ana men. no was ncumi ano departed with salutes. The llazette rays a company of cavalry enten d lVrl'itx il- Inge Inday mght, and were repulsed wiih a loss one and two wounded; ribel Iocs reported to bo thirty kilkd. On Saturday morning three regiments ol Federal Iroops march in and toek posci s- .... r , tion of the village. Skirmishing pieced- . . . . . . .. id the successful occupation, I ut nothing very serious occurred. Jill'. lais, ac-I compnnied by Toombs and Wig fall, are reported in llichmond. A large number of troops are arriving tit Cairo, and il is thought they will soon make a movement down the Mississippi river. The Indiana legislature Las appropriated $1,025,000 lor war purposes. Tuesday's Dispatches. A letter from Annapolis says that Cl. Bmith of tho 13th N. Y. Regiment, took 750 muskets from Ihe seccssionm! of Md. nod intends capturing all arms lul l ihcnvtalhut vicinity. Three schooners loaded with corn were brought in as pr'ss es, also six prisoners of war captured eeouts. The Nashville special to the CcmrneriUl eaya it is discovered that the 'rcbela have frtqucM ccmmuidcaiion wi that city .-via thu Relay House and Ilaip tt's Feri. 'Ih's rpy business will summarily stopped. 1 he Whechog In teliieicer of Saturday announces the breaking up of rebel caiup of fit six tuadred nB ftt Euflfalo, oa lh A'au- awha, otitic rppn-atb of the Ohio Kcgi nunl. The namo paper r polls the 7tli, and Dih Indian Uijiiments are in Vn., en tou'.e for O.aflon. .Vprcial lothc Ex press says that by llio end of the week Govt i -ii m nt cap els to have 25,l'i;0 men nn.r AltJtnnt'.iia, 20,000 at (trillion, 20, Out) n nr II npi-i's Kny, 16,000 at Fort MuiHfm arid KWO around Baltimore, A t' 1 1 k t ! m an d the Re I y Hoiiee. A din p tch (rem Cincinnati nay s tl at two col umns of lroop from Oentral Mr.CIellan'a i ..r c..i ir. ii. .. ..r ii.o c..ui ii, t tiiiliritii'i i't V'Wi. i.vin jr vi .iiv m -,v inn lit of Va. Voluntt elf, and iho other commanded by Col. Ciitttndin, of the Indiana Volunteer led O.afion taly lal n'ght, and after marching during the en tire r.'ght, llii ougli a tin nchinj inin, sur rounded a camp of rebel two thou and strong, atl'liillippi, Va., and routed them, killing 15, and captured ft large amount of aims, ammunition, horses, provisions, and ciiinp rq i!ji'ig-i. The turprit-o was complete, and at our hist advices tho Fed eral tio ips were in hot punoiitof the leb ols, and it is ,juito possible that many prihoni'is will bu Inki n. Col. Kelly was ninilahy wounded, nnd nevcral otliers oli ., ; ,. , i i the I'ederul troops were i-h;;lii,y wound cd. It ii B'.ated lhn'. the r. x attack on Arqu! 4 Cnek will be made by land. i The Defenders of the Flag. One of the mo:;t .,'rntif) ing hlnB of our preFi nt slnitrle is the revival of pa'roi ism which it has inaugurate I, nnd which will not rnbrdde in til tho Ateeiienn ehnr j'der shall have rtceivul a nurc jiot,ilive and 'niious slump. A eeit iin thgrce of iri l and ihirger U ueocssaiy to ilnike the pi.-ople loctlur, an it wire. l''i'iy years o( Ui.inti nupted jieanii l ad ullowcd p ;(ty iliviid'ir.s to l i e ainon im. Hi rife of par lies for pi, ice and p )vvei had in homo de git e hI'ioiui'mI in ifom each o lie r. Unnat ural and odioiii rfistiur.iii.iiii ha 1 nihn in our t:iiizi'iH of foreign birth. Wc had Know Nothings nnd fo:i i ncrs; tho Iii.-li vo'.c and ihu (iernian vote, That in.ini- giution which had for years been encour aged ,nnd which had cnrii died our country, bfj;in to bo looked upon by u: p incipled poliiic'mns as d inorou t to llieir power. Hut nil this i3 changed. All such distinc tion nro swept away, Ouo touch of sor row mnkea the whole world kin. We are to bo fused into ow people wiih a more uniform ami m ense na'ieniil tv .Vow, that tho txislince of our poviin nient is imperilled, the bhizo.ied filandnrd of our country lowered to its recreant sons; i ho blood of every lovi r of liberty whether native or foreign born tinglea in hi-t veins to avtu.i! the insult. This American patriotism is no tigmrnl; but the world win team tnai in ine arts oi war as in in, arts of pt aco we stated foroirost in all the earth. 'J'lio nl,cri(y with which the a rptcd ti "z'-ns of cur bind lnvo rallied to t.) the defence of our constitution and our lit.f. pi-tives bow deipuated i their ven ralion for our goveininent. As citizens t f the I'nited Slates they are ready to op poHo i(s foes, whether fioin witl out or from wiihin. Eviry Kurrpenn nation is rcpTescnttd already. Knglind, l'rench, fiirh, Scotch, (leruinn, ltlian, Polish nnd tvtn Spanish regiments are forming In our army, besides a part of ihic whose ancestors fought the battles of the Revo lution. There is reason to be proud of this unanimity of purpoes in thise sturdy defendtrs of (lie Hag. Dishonesty vs. Honesty. The LrgiMature, nti'.s session in I0GO, appropriated the revenues of the Public Works and two thousand dollars addition al per month to pay for repnfts, etc. This Bum was not sulVicient to meet the wauls of Mr. Racku on his division, lie not on ly used up tho revenues of thn Public Works and tho two thousand per month additional, but issued cheeks to nn amount exceeding fifty thousands dollars over ami above the aforesaid appropriation. Mr. Saigent is Backus' mocrssor, and has had charge of bis liivission of the Public Woik about four monihs, or one third of a year, nr,d that, too, during the worst portion of tho yinr. We are credi bly informed that his expenditures for iLi n,.ir,1 will net nrnnnni i innro il,.., live thousand dollars ! Suoposintr tint the halnnri.nft.lirt votir nniiii.. an . , m.il t. n- nditurc. bis division would cost , h about lift, en thousand per annum, a-ainsi an ex-p.ndimre of nbout one hundred and! ' vw i,,w , ,l-,vinand dollars bv Backus , . ,, . , j 0 ihc money? Repenting Rebels. FindiniT that I'loiv ami n:iv nro ii'il.e ' 1 l.c 1 .1 ' r.i r 1 , 1 ihvuhtful in tho tii rvice of Ihe ( nnfi'ih'i'ti e - ' Slates, many of those who it signed posi- hMm Uncle Sam's armv are very ans . . , J ions to resume their former Rtandmi'. A iousto resume their former standing. A ':ishin.vtini h'tlrr Ravs thnt (h'n f . tho , . eoinmainler of ihe irmni i forces, has ad vised several officers of prominence not to throw up their commissions, aa it is little uncertain what position afl'airs may yet take. The secret of this is found the fact that tho oflicrs who Rre fening in the rebel armv are unable to get a cent (heir pay, and thore who have f.iuiilie.! lependingupon them are consequently re- duced to a state of tho greatest disties and anxiety. Things are workiu." General Scott. h be or sivs tha lltneral Seo't remnrktd. the other day Thii is my last campaign, genlkmen, ....,, I . nn 1 ll man tie mv utsi. i ne luompi t,css wi:li which Le h ought to bis and inabhd such n n as (ieneial liu'.h and others of great ability toenur field, is really among the most rtmaik:,b!e feats of this tru'y gnat man. The peo-i pie have great co-itldenco iu 1 is being able not oulv lo stop the mi heks.but to catch, tLti rats. How Ohio Responds. Tlie A dju'ant Central r poi te tho whole number f companies tendered to tlio 0 jvvrirnient s i n c J llio fust cull if the I'ltsx'i'U', at nini hundred nix twenty nine, ir.iiking idnety-two ri g'ment of one thoU.ar,d n. i tab I Dully for Ohio. Governor Blair. A letter in l!is World, dated at I - t : c .i t. lip ntion a rumor that Gov. Hieir f Mich- hi -in will lni i over llio cojliol of Lx-ru- tlvo nR!i to ih? Lieutenant Oov, i vr, and (ilf; i hU set vines to t'na f.,vt riim nt. Tin) writer d'les not think thoiumor Cor rect. 'I h'i aeijng Lioutcn nt Governor is Ho i. Jos. R. Wild om. Important from Kentucky. I" L, cDirf poi -nal wriihii from I'aJu:.ih, Ky., f-tstcB lb it troops from lllinoia, destined fr tlio service of the H ml.ht rn Confederacy, havo pass' d through that place, llo further B'. 'tt LI) it nearly all the Kentucky ta!c GuauU al ruduca1', in conHmptenee nf tho pa b u e of th i Military bill by tho Lrjs la'.uie, are returning their nrm") to tl e LU .... ,1 M . . I 1.1, .1 ..,.,1. Biipport the t onrti'uti m of the Unilod " Number of Troops. The New .nk Herald 8;ijs no ltsi than six y regiments from New York h ive been nccepied by the government up to thi j tim", numbc i 'g in all Fomu fif'y thousand men. The government has also accepted B' Veial additional ruini"ntx from lil'miii, miking a to!nl fion thai Slate of eighteen thousand men. Fully one hundred P'ginienta, in nil, have been neco,'.te(l from the SUti-H of New York, Illinois and Indiana, while the contin gents from o'.hor S ales wi'l swell the number to two hundred ngiment?, or nearly two hundred thousand nvn. Rally for Cincinnati. The Oazetto of Siturbiy says that sevtnty companies of the Militia of the Reserve, (liable to be called into nciivc sc rvieo at any time, should there be any further r.'quisi'ion for troops) have beer, formed in Cincinu ui. Of these, twenty are already uniformed, fully organized, and assigned to regiments. Arm-i are be ing supplied as rapidly as possible, lie sides these, there nro some fifieen oi twenty independent Homo Guard compa nies, uniformed and fully organized, who havo not enrolled themselves in the Mili tia of tho Reserve. Artillery Seized. On Wednesday evening last, Major OakcB left Wheeling w ith a detachment of Cap'ain Gazzam's Firemen Zouaves and Captain Ph'.nkley'e Rifles, for Sisters ville, on the Ohio, and siized two pieces of artillery nnd some ammunition belong ing to tho Si ate of Virginia, which were al that place. The troops wmlon board the steamboat Eunice, owned by Mensra. List it McClure, both of whom wtre on board. J. P. Rags, Esq., also accompa nied the expedition, and (he ki"Ccrr of the cnteiprise was much aided by the in -format:on and assistance given by him. Tho whole party has returned safely to Catrp Carlisle. Occupation of Grafton. The Western Virginia and Ohio troops proved themselves as did the Massa chusetts men between tho cilv of Anna nolis nnd Annapolis Jtnction eoual n nil rmirftpnp.' 5n m:fpliinir fin (IrttC- ton, and rebuilt the burnt bridges so that tho trains passed safi ly over. The ad vance guard reached Grnfton on Thursday morning, on foot. Tbey found not a sin glo rebel to dispute their occupation of tho place. Three men charged witli burn ing the bri !gi s were brought to Wheeling Thursday and taken to Gamp Carlisle, where they will await trial. The Blade r.y cvrninsii'firn umi uio i nij nro on thiir wny K;st. looking tow ?.r,h Harper's Ferry. Stopping up Rat Holes. ' 1 1 - - A dispatch some tlays sinco announced thai (it n. Hutler bad sent over four thous and troops to Lynn Haven in propel'ers. 1 l.vmi Haven lies nccrosa the strut and a ' ,illly od'townrds the sea from Fott Monroj. It tJHlst bo POIlie .')0 Ulih'8 from ft Well's Foint.nud the movement could not, there i - . . ... ' relerence to that Lattery. We bbould think from the imp that Las not more than n dozen miles from1 J Not fo'.k, and it probably means Not folk, I This trust be one of the rat holes (hat to be stopped. Then troops nre going into Yi stern Ya., which is nil astir with , i:: ,..: .,:.. It looks i:vitttii;u 1 1 e 1 lit 1.1 101 ittltl h thou gh Yirgiai:t was to be surroundid 1 "u " -i-"--. seces-ion rat is probably thero and the ' and cut otl' from the Confederates. The holes mound are eraduillv being clostd.' .., ,..ii rnow :.. .,.. 1Ten we .hall know in i.tu What will hnppc , . 11 Condition of the Rebel Army. in 1 been acting lor tho government in the j South for several yuus, has arrived that eiiy. He had an intetview wiih Jul. I .1 r the 1 A Washington disputeh says that one of the I'nited States mail agents, who j Oavis not many days since, and reports th.i r b 1 leader in low spirits, aiul his ar mv in :i w relchi'd Alid demornh?! il c.inili tiou. The agent believed the traito.ous , " , , .... ... liirouo ol me re (eu to oe in mm contiiuo : i 'l'xt' Wfi;, r of llisr aU ndlU: wil'' i.'fotniation from di lie rent parts tl.. ..,,,l. I S'.i', j i,f tho l(M, f.'ilj,n. - 1 aid'c'' Th', of tl, rvbtl a,m)' 1 cv. Th.i ranks of the rebtl aimv ' tliiiniisi o it by dest niou. We have of ,l:'s Wusl.iugfon e veiy day. Mv lly to our pickeis wi.h tluir hoises ft,,J "rm nnl nwtnder themselves a 8,i!o of j"X tb- ir fJ- hav witnessed such a scene in 0 vueial Munetield'a offio to-dsy." Lease of the Public Works. On the 2Dth ult., (he Public- Works of ll.U I ivtate, will-, the exception of the Na tional lljad, were lea.ced for a priiol of ten years, at public suction, in Columbus. They were hid oir I y l ihickus' compa ny al p2i ,()?' pi r yeiii. The Uw n rjuiit l bidders to (! poMt '.:, Hi 0 wl'.h the And ilur of State before a bid from them wo'd ' bo accepted. Thru deposits were made; all, it i said, by members c-f the gig mtio ... , , r,i,t compare whieli now li.ivo control of thou 11 va .t public thorr ugl.fnrei. J lu- nan.es of only hx or i.l-t, .md they nro the least resjitinsitjle, ac ubojI; but it, known lliatl ihcre are not ljss thun two dozen pd -oni" interested. The id j ct i f the three de posits is well understood by pi-isonei who ha "0 watched c;;rt folly the manigeiueiit of the o'd 'rats' nnd kno the fit uJuhnt praciiccB connected vi;h (hufornit rh uing. All oppodng co.iipariit s, wc 1 avo reas on to I eli ve, wne cither bought c fT or merged into the mammoth company, and tiKrefo.'e the three, bids made one by Samuel Young, of Toledo, for l?20, 0.10 f 'one by Wash. Mr-Lane, of Ciucin naii, for f; 2',OM) ; nnd the or.n by Thos. Dugan, of Portsmouth, for C-0,07o r.eie bv the name 'cominnr. The bill under which the Public Worl.o were leas-j d, w aa tlrafli d bv Rena'or Joiua, who ivai opp sed lo lfi.-'rig pt all, and is p i lu.pi as g 1 na ir,y la ,v that could be got on that ruhji'i.t,. Its r rpiia minlti a'e very l'g'd, red tnl;irg the ex'rava g -ir.ee of Backus as an exarrple, ve are f the opinit n that nothing 1 tit the favor of the Pon d c I Publio Worhs, or a legis- of their own i!k next winter, v.illl ."nve the company from utter ruin. There two sides to the nues ion. however. and theie can bo r.o doubt but the Ehnr-! ,, , . p:rs composing the company knew their' 1 i o - piosp.cU with the Hoard, and weighed well their chances to wiild their immense patronage in Riich a manner r.s to secure1 a favorable l,r. irdnturc and Member cf , , .' .. .. . .... .. the Board of Public Aorks. While there , ... . M an apparent n.lv.intngi to th.e Sr.lntc in tins h-tting, wc v 1; vo the peoji't; will yet di cover, I'lol'ably when it is too late, that a great error has been committed by lea-)-! ir" Hum. !j I I Cannon Battery Presents. Loyal Anriiicans residi-nl ia Knland, are makiny important donation to our Government at the present time. A num ber of gentknun in London have notiiied tli-i Sccrct.ii') of War that they are about to nb'p tlirto batteries cf Armstrong lifii d cannon, t-ir, twelve and twenty-four poun derw, witli all iquipmcnts ccmjilete, of wbich tbey biy i he acceptance of Gov ernment. This princely yifi could not bave cost llio doners less limn $2"(Vju0. 0;h' r American, liviny in Mancbcuter, have forwarded a battery of Wl.kwoilh suns, twelve jmnlers, er.eb of wlvch bears the f.il!ovipy iwciijUion: "l'l'tni lny.tl Americans i. Jv.wope to tlie U riled Statea Government, 1 H(J 1 ." A large commercial bouse in N w Yoik have also offered to furni.-h, at their own expense,! a battery of four rifled cannon, pix, twthe trtcniy -four and forty-two pounders. Cannon Battery Presents. Friday an Eventful Day. I Almcst every event ef m-m-nt during! the present crisis baa occurred on Friday. The bombardment of Fort Sumter coin-! meneed on F.id.iy morning at -I o'clock. . . r .' . . . . ' Lm .t'tr hirn nl 1 Iwi vH l Mlini1' HUH Hi lBf UK'tt, JMilUr VII ill IK 1 IIUL'H. X IlvJ j i. .t t' r..,.. ti. e..,-ii.r of A lovanrl rt i. Vir. ii.in. o-cur- red on FritUy morning, and at 9 o'clock, where it will bo renumbered, Col. Ells worth was murdered. To wind up with, we b ve Ihe particulars.this week, of the, attack at Acquia Creek, wbich was commenc. ou r i iu i' y lasi. The Ellsworth Avengers. TI.o miclcusof anew remmert has Wn .1 a iu i. "u:.f . raise men who nre to swear to avenge the of Ct 1. Kllsworth and to f-erve dur- in" the war, tach town and waul in the State to setul one man, to be r.rmed end equipped by private contriuutions. The regiment will be known as the "El'.swcith Association of the State of New York." Characteristic. ! dt pemUnt on the patronngo i f tho South in i x lu r b,,sin.v8S1 ,uu 1"':!1;" '.v- ; tZr .j'rd 1 is ns; Mnj'lr Anderson, on Iho ecea- ion of ! i xpfcie I visit tj Lo nsvil.e. Thus u dect- . m.igllb.,y lx tXw, f,OW8 c ill Uumsilvts Ketiluekian-, but Jisgr.ice l has1 v All of , are! nre ev up 1 i n-yy . e 11 . ... v :.. ... j i ? 101101 , agrupo ib r.o, u.,e at.ociouUban scorea of others winch find in the secession papers. Yet KenUic- ... kians are urged to join their d.-siinies wiih tho cut throati who perpetrate such - vilHm'es as tho following against one the bravest and pureU lu'.uded sons their own .State. Wo ipote from the f n,,i!j A . ,1 , M ,h .1 1 . ... ! me t,.ct,nueS oi toe iwuuj la ure tiro about to present n sword i ...... ,r The l.i'.'ohntes ol the Kentucky liOgis "na lK':-ria u, ,lrtnu'- u . n!'m 1 "'J Lincoln's nsi-'assins no-un?t iluir Sou. lorn ,Hi, bora. Louisville is to bo the scene this, interesting ceremony a city that to vho inf.imous 1oeoln to carry devas.a - 1 tion and death to our Soutnei n. homt the, i'f course, cn'.i-.les herself lo (he 1 f"''i " '-'u ro p. opie, with wnoso murderous enemv bho is such excellent lerms. Lieut. Slemmer is a person of slight form, and doesn't look lite tho hero I has shown hiiusell to be. I'uu lias shown himself to W 'all Mego, he shared tl e bamo rations as men, and. like them, slept wiih three loaded muckcU ftt hand, iu prepar e ' for a night attack. I lis men fairly wor , . , f .w:, ship bun, so brave and self-sacnUcing his soil it thl'OUgit the WClks of Stem 0 and anxiety througb. which they passed. ' . j j j ,,,! served in the U. S. army with distinc halure lion. "Very good, but ra her too point are M." 3 C.sh said when it sw.alloTid i i ; ! ! ; i j ( Col. Anderson, the hero of Fort Sumter, mustered in thr three years' vol unteers at Camp Dcr.r.bon last week. About 2.10 citizen of Southern Hii ro's left for the South a day or two since, for the purpose of joining tiio Corifedeialo army. Iho Paducah Herald, Columbus riinnl drt.1 frt Tf intern in fV.ii vinf OP(oH' ion papers of Western Kentucky, have VII t IIV nillt till' ivnill'H' itrni r i .",ui.' Mispf-nded. The Times ays it i-s undrrtood that the h-xbcni corpus wtit in Merrirr an s .... 1 . , , ,i, eao will bo PUFpcndec!, and possibiy In" flIn1i,UR f ju,ig Taney. (;,ortJf, Gates, recently a ci iz-n of pudiland county, was run over by a loco- mo - ive, nt Newark, a day ov two ago, nnd ciubed to d( a'h Thi deary Cua'd, of Fremont and the third company from Sandusky coun ty, havo been accept it, and mustered in to service- for the war. Surgom General Lnwron, who had been in tlie Bervien for the lnt fifty-two years is dead. The. deceased served in thewarof 1812. and also in tlie Florida and Mexican wars. The Oovernnvnt. has received Itrge quantities of telegraph wire, nnd are erec ting posts and pu't'ng up wires as liny ndvnrr." in'o Virgin! i. TIirfo communi cate with the departments in Wa-.liieg'on The. Ohio troop? at Washinatin have i X' lmp.'id the altered flint-lo.tks, wiih which they wcro fernbh?d in Pennsyl vania, f.ir new and r.pprovcd armR They are very proud over tho exchang . Col Tt rreli, late of the Kentucky Second Itegitnent, is engaged in organiz ing a regiment to be corrposed entire! of Kentuckian?. lie is associated witn two ,,-,,ll,'tYw,n erlwi ix; i 1 apt nq fi,l,t nHlcf-ra j; ,h f u.!;0-n rflfj,I(,(e(i ftt West Point. '''e ',!l't' . The Confederate .State nuHioriWs nt v r 1 1 , i e m New Oi leans have taken possession of a I (t,c pr0vi;-i-ns in that city, nnd given in payment Southern Confederacy bonds, Thia, wc should say, was mijjbty clieap ptirchase to the Confedcratc.-It also in- dicalfcs an alarming scrrciiy of supplies. , , , , , , , It has leaked out that the Missouri S,Cllioni,ls nvo ccn nr'jating with tlf) Cherokee Indians. Fifteen thousand stmi-savages from the Indian Reserve were to be sent North lo rob and murder the Union men of Missouri. Asourread- i. .i l :..i..f I ei snuow, eircimi'SLiOH cs 1 1 .t i iul-1 11 1 i-o with the compleiion of this arrangement, A writer in the New York Times enrnestly pleads tho necessity cf en'lin3 more men to Fort Pickens. The rebels, he says, can easily muster a force of 15, (Kit), while iho to'al number of available Government Iroops is 1,025. A corres pondent of the IS'ew York Tribuae argues tb the tame ( fleet. Newspaper Mortality. pect 0f their ruin, consequent upon the . Mispension of commercial intercourse with the North, and tho difficulty of obtaining U. Mni.;i nt Mtpnly of cheap faper Bu- d The Missouri Baptist, p iblished af St. Louis, Mo., informs its potrons that it will be i:-ui"d, for the prebeut, at intervals of two weeks. The WoMcrn Watchman (B :p'.ist) of the. eame city, h is suspended in loin. 1 lie o )it' hern li.'p ist, Lliarles trm, li. 0., has followed tun ; and also the Yi'gMiia 1.1 ivijt, lie; Baptist Messenger, Mcmphiii, Temi , tlio Xoillnve.tcin ir ojuia l.lript'nt, and the Uaoti-tt Standard of Nashville, Tenn. The. Western Recorder (Baptist) ol Louisville is issued on a half Pn(,t,t But BapUst papers arc not alor.e suffer ing. The New York Snn says: A gentleman recently from New Or lenns states that the newspaper proprie tors of that citv nre nlarmed nt ihe oro- : . . " . . . Orleans, anil ilia j ( All III 11-iLli 111 III ICYCIttU 3 UVMII UItU PL'UI t ri,..,i ib.tt i! ;...,...,., f.... i.ntCrt,,o re now lnoonsnjor ible. 1 here are lew paper mills in the rebel S'ates, and quiie a number of their wetkly newspapers have already suspended publication. It is believed that the secession movement will, in a short timo, bankrupt almost every : r.ew.-p-iper cstaouf ument, in me seceueo i States. . 1- i . . i j Newspaper Mortality. An Important Question. j to it.0,tlie rebel romm?i:iJer in lUchmond, ; and is probably the most valuable pn per of I Tl IiU j 8l.Veral times vi bout coming to any re ,,. j pai, but it is prcbille that in the end ho IMil)or vvb,u .n! be tli,.cbar?cd on parol., ! un, ,he ,,!Uitrs only lmnr,. i MVMt I liltii-illj 1 IKtUllUI'LV HI V tfcl M8Scd wUh tl. q,40fition 0f bow tho pris death : oners cip-ured in ih's conflict no going on shall he divposed of. Our scouts aic i l1:liLv pifking up men proved lo have dis .. of oi to 1.:. 'j of s, on The Washing" on correspondent of the 1 V . " ew Yorli inwt1 snys: union Ki-numt'tos, ami aireaoy me. numtier taken t xeeeds one hundred. The rein are capturing Unicn men, assuming I hat tlie Irovernment will excl ange pn .ont is, and that by bnvieg a sufllciint number they will bu able to secure the release the thiity-six rebels captured al Alexan dih. Here is tho embarrassment. If the Oovernmmt treat these men as rebels, ,..! :.. - . . .1.. ta'.en in arms against the Government, tlo v should be hu' g. This would not be deemed good policy, even did nothu- ; ,na, j v KyJL ngainsl'such a sacrifice . human life. On ihe other side, if the sysiU-m of exchange be adopted, there in tho act a recognition of the rebels ,boliigt in8 according to all laws of na - , tjut.Si Thu Pnhinpt him discussed this noint The qmstion as to what thallbo done ; ftUo b. j' cu' l but fts Vtt onlv inc't- is ; ,!,.: anv Th.. Arlin.ri.m i.Btnt helono-s - mip,ionof dollars. The' confiscation sale of this property would probably tiui'e iu much to restore the eastern of Virginia to its allegiance to the Gov- ei mm nt as any one act that could be don3, ami them seems lo be no good reason it should not bo subjected to tho laws. he the ms , , ion was trail fjgt A D VETISTJIENTS. i - i lb I I I in Volt I1 VOKt'K. CO CUT niMMov ru: as wood o., o. M'lilaid V. Wot I'l'ltt' vs Soi hi.i W'uv defis Tho uluve ii.uik-iI ilt'feii.Um i heivby noliliid ! i'i."ot vhd hi petition , m the ; Cu.-t i 1,1 I . ,iiii, ,, t'l.'i.M ,,f ,h,.l citm'tv 111, i.t ,, 11., - j wiiiui uhenei ml pu ntieeiof timv um i iit oi tia iieieittiaiii uwuiiii piuin'itt, tor , ;llliM ,,,. Vi,ai., Ul!l vlst aviMp ,ut UK, '' "' hen intr ol smd cu, heuwy be divorced ' li tiddelm.aiit. lloi.i.K.s'tKi'K & Cool, all ivrryijujuu? Jjlbot-iwo tha Is of of I s aa and do part why thu j more '. NEW ADVERTIS'MENTS. ASTKU COMMISHIONLU'S BALK. Stephen Elilrl'leo ndm'r. rs Jiwcnh Crnne. r imlcr ef nn nlia order of nlc, Wncel, hoiI I" mo dircrt' il, finm tlio Court of Common 1 'lens of Wood eiinnt r .Dliio. I n1ia.lt rxnoso to politic gala at the iloer of the 'Court Iteiinc in lVrrvfilntrp, On Siilnnlav, July f, 18 I, liettvren llic limirs of 12 in, Hnd 2 o'elnrk, p. m.,tlie fi'llnwiiiH d' snilii'd lnmln nnrl tenemenl Bituulc in Wood enmity, nd StalA! of Oliio, ti- it: Tim rnst ti.ilf of tlie ilit- inn tli-wt fimrtcr of welion tliiiiv- sw, t'-.tvii live, rflmj'' nvidvc enst : rontuiiiinp eigiity Ski IT ft, APpilHHPn III! J.llllll .luiif 3, lljftl f.5i HO. 11. I Mi 01.1,1 MnstiT (Vin'r. w ANTED. Wc wWli to itnrcleisu TttltKH IMTTtOV- 111) FAIiMS, in Wood county. V pon one trill nny T'n 'I lioiwnnd Dollara vlien powiMioti I tnKrn ntnl iipcn tarli of tlio ntliiTn. Kivo Hundred Dol larH. Wo ulionld If i'lcntr-d to toe, or Correspond w ith any pi.'rsona lmvinpr liiiprov.'d firms for nlo in fids rountv. I'. 1. K. IIollfniiki it, IVrr bttifT, Juno , 1SI1I 5;i AgouU. COSSUill'TIVKS. Tim 5iitsoril)er will rlici'rrnllr send (free of ciinrpn) to nil who uwire it, tliccopy ol a MMri.fi IIrciVk by which he whs cured ol'tliitt Pins diseose Consiiiiiplion. SiillL-ivrs with Coxu'MrTTny, Actum, ItaoNcntT is, or Bur InnK Hlli'utioii. ho nincert'ly hopes w ill try this Ket -ipis widl s.tlistlod if they do an they will bo more thuti Fntisfiod with tho rosiilt. Tlin'iikful fur bis own coinplpto rrstorntion, hn (s noxious to iihiro in tho hunds of evcrv sulb'ror the monns ol cure. Tlios wisliinp (bo recipe with full directions, Ac, w ill call on or address Mkv. WM. S. AI.LEN, 2mi3 No. 6 John Street, Now York. L EI T II K V O It Ii I) REAP, FOR TIIF. BEST tc CHEAPEST GOODS CO TO THE STCUF. OF W. J. I1ITCHCO0K. vr.w cioDii ! nkw tioons! SEW OOOPS 1 nkw aeons 1 nkw aoonsl nkw ooons NKW GOODS! nkw riorrs: Hi.rr rRii:ts NKW l-UICKS NKW riUCES I NEW miens! NKW ritlCKs! SKW riOt L'S t Th larjrost stocks of goods ever o(T erod in lhi market, ciiibracing an endless rariutjr of articles STAri.K, FAXCY AND FASHIONABLE, In tho selection of which no eflort has been cpar ed to render it as attractive as possible, is now bo inp opened at the CHEAP DRY GOODS STORE of IV. J. Hitchcock, on the corner of front and Lou isiana Avenue, Ferrynburg, Ohio. Ql'AI.lTY is tho TiF.ST TKST of CIIKAIWKS.S. Inspection and Comparison will prove that for va ried', e'epance, liclinoss. rhi-apiicM, beauty and quantity, this stock is unaurpassod by any now of fered iii tho West. LAPIKS' FASHION A.UT.K GOODS! In this ilep.irtni"nt pfat advantage may bo obtain ed by closoeash huyein. from the l'acttliat the poods ure boiiirhtfor cash directlr of the easteni dcnlers iitrl n:,in!.tht'turnr.-i, and all imported poivus are bo't nt jii.-;t what it costs tounporl tliein, lieriee ho can a (ti it'll lo sell goods at .MUCK LOWER PRICKS than poods am penerallv sold, which is an item of pi-ciii interest to tb pvoplc nl IVonil county. A fun liicient in diieeuir.nt, wc take it, to maka I'crrys btirj; th trading point. HHAOr MADE Cr.OTMSQ I In this department, wo have tho larpost and most complete assfn 'mi'iit in Northern Ohio. Made up according to the latest fashions and in the m ist sub stantial milliner, warranted to give tho very best siitisfarlion, or no sale. HARDWARE, GROCERIES, ecC. Those wisbinp topiirchase anvthinirin this line will find il to their adeantapc to pity my Store a visit before purehasinp elsewhere. The attention ef the public ts respectively invited to my extensive i feeling assured it will be time protitablr spent, -KTroduec taken in exchange for poods. W. J. HITCHCOCK. PoiTyfrburgj January 2d, 1861. " jyrcil LETTING. Notice is hereby piven that on Monday, tho first day of July next at tlie house of Andrew Adams, in Pcrryshurg township, 1 w ill let to tlie lowest bidder in si-jiarale sections thu m.iWiiiL' of tho drain known as drain No. ceniini neinj; about 4rt rods west of (tie north-east comer of section thirty-one, low n four liiifd St.Jes Keservc, in Ihe bed of Crane creuk: thence down said creek to the Perrysburp and Mc Culehenville road whorcat to torminate. Tho work Comprises '.W sections of 20 rods each, with a width of bottom of 2 feet for the first hvo sections and S feet for the remainder. Hank slopes 1 base 1 vertical. The earth to bo removed at least 3 feet from Ihe slope, of the bank. The work, to be com pleted to the acceptance of the county Commission ers by the 1st tlav of October, ISO I. Sale lo com nir'nee at one o'clock p. in. Aiuiison Smith, Auditor's oilier. Wood Co..O. Auditor. IVrrvshurg, May 2o, 1SH I v.r$5 50. TENSIVE S A 1, K S I 1 ,nv Si intr iiiut Summer floods. (1. B. Krops is now offering prc.it bnrjninn; all kinds of Dry Coods, Kendy Mady Clothinpr, lloois mid Shoes, Ac, Ao. SUMMER COATS He will sell very low for cash. He has many styles of LADIES PRKSS OOODP, nhieh ho is gelling kt less than cont to close out. Orcnt 1'arpain also in I.itdies and Gents Furs, Pnffnlo Holies j a 'H"V "."'-r "'' that are warm ar wld wp8lhl'r- lu Bhort ,f and many otliT articlea that are warm and com toiatiiclor tins cold weather, lu snort if yon wunt good tiootU, Ctdl on G. B. Kreps. IT vou want Goodi F.hioiuiule, Ciill on O. B. Krcps. If you want Roods Cheap, Call on G. B. Kreps. If you want to get your money hai V, Go to O. B. KREPS. rirrjtburg, Due. ISth, 1C, of to in MISCELLANEOUS. jyTCH IXfTlNO. No! ice Is hereby piTcii thnt on Monday the first day of July noxt, ftt the school honsoof Andfrw Ad onis in IVrrysbiirc township, I will lot to tho lowest bidder, in scpftroto sections, the mrtkitiir of tho drain know n ssdruiii No. 17: rommenrlnR in Crane creak where it erossps the lVrrysbnrjr and McCntchcn villo mud in section 28 town 4, I'nited Ht.ites K Kervc ( Pen ysbtirir tn p.) j thence down said ettvOc to the Miluiiiee mid AVenlcm Ueserve mad, fc'ruiHt nlinr on voad tr.iet number 2-1. The work comprii cji Al Leti"ns 20 tutls each, w ith n tuiilVtrin width on the bottom of In f.'ct. The banks lo have aolepeof bnse to 1 vrliol. The rultiri!;s lo be niaili iu Bceonbincc wiih the pnifiln of the enftinjerin charts of said ivoik, nnd Ihc whole to be completed by Hie 1st tiny of October, laill, Plrui rtivl specificntira"! of tl,c W"i k will ho exhibited nnd condilioiis niado known on the dny of Sale, nle to cnmrtienco at ll oVIiH-k. n. in. Am'ison Smith, Aiulitur, Auditor's 011)00, Wnod county, O. I'errysburjt, May 23, 180 1-4 .' 00. aTk T)FnKAI, KSTATE. IN IltOBATB . COl'KT. John It'.tssr!, adm'r vs PavM Clever and Catha rine Clovers, tlec'tl. On tlio first day of July, 1861, between 10 o'clock, a. m. and i o'elo'ck p. mi,. on tho premises, will b gulil to the highest biddHr, tho following real ostale, a the property of C,ithorin Clovers, aud DiivUl ClevoM. tlocei'Ncd: Cotmucucinij 22 ri ds west of the south-east coiner of tho uorth i of tho north--west l i of section 17, township 5, ranpe 11 east? thenee west 2H rods i Iheiiee north 80 rods t thenco cut Jfl rods: theneo south SO rods: making 1.1 acrea. Also, commencing at the. south-east corner of tho north half of the north-west quarter of section 17, township 5,1'anfrcl 1 cast: thence 22 rods west: thenco north 80: thenco east 22 rods I thenco soiilh SO rod to the place- of bi'irinninpf ; containing 11 acres tho projH-ny of David CleveiH and Catharine e'levors, tlec'tl. Conditions made known on dav of sale. JOHN ItCS.s'EL, adm'r. Cook, l'men & .Toiikson. nll'vs. May 20th, 18fil 3wfil 85. ' ' " T U K U O D y G JC R This woutlerful article, just patetih'd, is sotno- thiiip entiii'ly now, and never before offered to agents who are wanted everywhere, full particulars sunt five. AtmArss 44wlv .SHAW t CLAHK Biddofonl laino. IS7 T O TICK Tho iindersiirned has been dulv annohitnd admin istrator of the estate of Wilson McMillen. Into of Wood c.uiilv.O., dee. JOHN A. STHOW. Mav L'2d.'l88l r!w3 EH (JOOIWAT Sl'AY WHMTl'llitDl An ctitiru stock of New flood have ritcentlv boon opened by the subscriber, consisting of all the. vari eties of SPRING AJiD SUMMER GOODS!. HaU and Caps, Oroceries, Soaps, Candles, Hardware, Nails, Putty, Whito Lead, 'Powder, .Shot, Tea, Cotton. Sugar, ilolastes, Boots, fShiKW, Ilonnots. furs. Candies, Cloves, Oinper, Spine, Cinnamon. llaisins, Essence, Nutmegs, While Vinh, Cod i ii U, flour, Miil, and numerous other articles on hand, to bo sold FOR HEADY PAY ONLY I as this is Iho onlv method which allows tha mer chant to sell CtiEAP. Win at, Corn, Harley, Buckwheat, Potatoes, Apples. Butter, Lard, Beeswax, Beef. Pork, Hides, Skins. furs Putts, .Staves, Hoop Poles,.!?, will be purchasad or taken for Goods. A. E. JEROME. N. 11.- I shall also be ronnocted with the, Stor age, Furwardinp and Commission Business of this place, and hope to merit the confidence, and appro- batinn of tho people. A. E. JEJtOiU;, ilav, I so l Iv. ""I K A N I O P E S I X (i O F STAPLE AND FANCY DRY GOODS, HATS, CArS, Boots, Shoes, Clothiso, Crockery and Glassware, WOODEN WARE, HARDWARE, Farming Tools, GROCERIES, PROVISIONS, ETC. fondles' Dress floods, New, Chaste, Rich and Elogant Pattoms, Juit roceivod by A.O. WILLIAMS & I3R0. Sugars, Amber Syrup; African, Hiot nnd Java Codecs, Layer and Seedless Itaisins, very nice, Prunes anil Currants. GLASS, DYE-STUFFS, SPICES, Kcroscuo Oil. Tea at 50 cents, aud $1 tea for 75 cents; try it. rrime Livo Gceso Feathers, Itelailed from $1 lb p. Mackerel and Cod Fish, Looking Glasses, eto, CLOTHING, HATS AND CArS, Sow Spring and Summer styles, Strong and Cheap for Cash; foraalby Williams GOODS AT SECESSION TRICES KOn TnE LADIES. French Printed Bareges, very choap. French 1'rinted Organdies, beautiful designs. Gingham I.awnb, l'rintcd I. awns, Printed Bril- ' liuntvs, all entirely new styles. Mourninc fio-xls. Embroideries. ltercL-o da I.ainM. Summer Dress Silks, Linen Lustres, Valc iicia, Foulard Silks, Marscill. 9, Lawn Robes, Organdio R(4)eg, Grenadines, ChaUiug, Counterpanes, Xapkins, Doylies, Dnmak Clolhs, Ruffling, Kdginps, Morvcns, Flannels, Lace Veils, Cotton Sheetings, Dress Buttons snd Trimnu.igs, a handsome assort ment, all new. Bonnets and Ribbons, Miosea aud Childrens Flata and Ilats, Parasols, tho newest and richest out ; Shawls of every description, Mnutillas and Raglans; plea.su tall and examine ba for purchasing elsewhcro. Fish I Ftsal A gooil supply of U Wuds eou stanlly kept on hand at our store. t2TProdu.ee taken iu exchange for good. A. U. WILLIAMS Bl BRO. Jud door tcvm tas i