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Froi.i tlic X.w York Clipi'iM-.
'i'lie ISclH'l Exciir.flu to iho 2Cty-
f.oy arc yon (Jen. Lcc.
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Att.irt S is in to v.
Tho l'oston Traveler publishes the
following extracts of a private letter
from tho vicinity of Charleston:
"Since leaving Charleston harbor, I
learn tlinf, :i number of 1 h t mMh'op m
ijnn no. cam ; iiortli a sliovt tune since to sncnu . . . , , ..
;t r.ioMlt or .-o, "s0 uon clnas have been obliged to re-
Jiut soon he i')uu 1 the climate warm, altho' tiro in consequence of tho exhausting
ii southern man. character of tho'r duties on hoard.
And nui. kly huiried up KU cakes, and quickly .xm tint v ,,.vec9 lKlV0 jCen sl;died
toddled homo nffflin. bv ol,crs: 1
Of General Lpr, the rehe! chief, vou all ier
h.ij)- do know,
C h'.wus How arc vou, General Lee? it is; vhv
don't you loncv-r stay?
How are your iVu-iuU in Maryland,
and lVnnsy Ivnnia?
:clf Davi- mot him coining hack, ''Why Gen
eral Lee," ho said,
' What make vou look and stiller so? there's
whi-kv m vour head."
'There has "been another serious acei
dent on board the iron-clad Xahanl.
They were condensing water onboard
and as tho water has for sometime
past been rather braeish, much pains
were taken at this time to remedy tho
evil. The oiliccr of tho dec!;, there-
'Not mueh I think," said General Loo; -Xo j p)lv rcqIlcted the captain of the hold
whi-kv's there iinh ed
What makes me feel mi v-.iddv, is I've taken
'oo much Meade.''
Oioru-i IIuw :ue vou, Gen era','
to bring him a little to try. A.
the tun k wa unscrewed the ste:;m and
tfsgf'Tho trhok of John .Morgan's A Ynuv small man who is
h;;ir is shaved oil', and not only that,! blessed with a very lare wife, that in
but his- whiskers and moustache. The '-dead of looking up to him with adnv
loss of these last, if he ever gets outoi : ration, is in the habit of looking down
prison, must be at once supplied. A j upon him with something 'akin to
bandit must of course look ferocious. contempt, called her yesterday in her
I'ut.lohnean make false trimmings ! presence, by the wav of compliment
ior nis iaco irom tne imi (ji me nrs,t ; "inv oetter hull.
rse he steals As for his ha:v, he ,Yolu. bcilcr Ii;li,r said she, with a
.edn t bo trtKibledaboit at nil for (disdainful toss of the. head, -vou had
care credibly ndonneddlmt not less , bcltul. ...x y voul. ihy ,
inn hfty or a hunured ot his female Vul, n!j, :W!; mm, . . ,.,,.
admirers m th.s c.ly have already cut ; lhe joint concern, no how!"
o!l IJieir own hair and ser.t it to the
peruquier to be made into wigs for hi? ' . A
use. We are assured that there is Tin: Xi;t .Ih:sr;T (' tjik Gnr.AX
hardly a rebel lady among us whose ; ;Ki;i;h JJaid into" rKxrsvnvAM .-V
head will not be tomul upon exam- , ,,S1. ,. w , , , t.
, 'ii i etter recentlv captured ircm ;i rebel
mation to have been just shaved or ., . . Uul
clipped. As there is likely to be n ad-catner m ir-ma says:.
great deal ( t . comjieii.ion among the I thin!: we a"e badlv worsted bv
lair :i eatui es as to wircu ni them siial!" t hat (Lee. s) ra'd. We went thero
I .- . , , . ... cnov the honor ot having her hair . -ee King revenue, we a: m;w rc-udn"
iboihng water rushc:! nut, vadium , ,; . .tu, w , ti , ,m . . : ' '- . iUll v -
( ' . ' worn bv tho hero ot lhe ;.tab,o aid the reward. enrenee m ;nine a t h
, enildv seven men, in seme instancesm - . k , i , , ,r , 1 . ,U,,KA VUM
hk 'cac.in th si in to v,-el 'V tl,;,, llu! wwi,;luiv' we c lu ent tno .Lord. e h.,vc gamed nolhm
(causing th, s, m to k, oh Jki. j,, l(J ,iv , u c0-upron.ie. but lost heavily. Wv exchan-cd fifteen
erics ol agonv, as their wounds were!, . , . , ; i t , . t i ,. , ,i i , ' , 4. v
11 , i i- . i Let allot them, lilucivhaireu, brown- ihoiisa;l or twcnlv M-asau( Mien i v
i resseil, were quite distrc.viii:'-. j, . , , , , , , 4 . , . t 1 - , , , iiit.ii i.i.
AMI, ye,, hei.as. :,, .1 that's a hu t; it m.Iu ! -hiring the recent a-ttact ujn Fort 1 , ' - V' ' v ' , ,
tne Veehh.w.,:, 'Wa-er tho Xahant lad two hot s! 1 nl;,,:n " C0VlnU:te c ta i:e this , stimaie to b, pretty
j'.r.WxolH.th.vnlv.. f.! Viek-hur- so 'ti.- ''h-''') i ,, , i , . i . t , .'oach a lock to be woven into the hon near the .-xi cl mark. And vet ore
i- . iii j j tenet rale her decks, wlo.c toe stern o , i , . i . tk , , , . , , , , - .,
(.r.tr.tel then, at la-t. j oied and cm ied i.Iiey can, il :t lae r.bcl jou: nals id the hard hood
T!en. ! :v y..-i. J.-r D.u U ' vd"' h' they choose, send t h e i r cci.t ri ! , u I io n - l , . h d i i h e wh,ie lair as a , eb, 1
'.i i i a lviu it ti. 'ti, i.
ut vnU Svlli ill V.Vl '. '', il ML" . I eti", VOU look '
t;iink while I've V-m vrie, old Ah- has
ed you rather r.eiiili. '
What is it makes vou si
I'i .ov are y.'.iv t'i;e:i- in Yickibur
and in Mi-sipjii.'
An attillerv oilicor writes to llu
na v.' c:-! ouite
., ' iek-hur i!i,'V !ia v. ;.
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.ii. .1 uieimmrui s.o:i ;:iey n lauc.
i'orl llud-'ii, to", tliey have - i::m
1 t ar ve ean.m; Croat.;
ur avmv uo,
A". .1 pieve if brae.
a better do::'.'
Ciior'.w Then h-u are vou de'h
j Doston Travel-cr, under date vi' Morris
ure. ( island, .Inly L".Hh; "Oar force is work- j
to us. !.' hr' J-iict'ul
Wouldn't a little
viee ; -y. 1 f it wan a xdiel v;ct: ry, it
from this '''y belongs ;o tl famous cias. oi'
ing day and night, erec.m nev; tut
I cries and mouulin ; ld-inc!i mortars
section be acccjttalde, Mr. iin;i'.
Tho ''.iorual de (onira-ivio" d'J
lida the vici-trs.
vo are suilicivi.t
VtAiiiNi;r(..v, Am , 1'.. (irant.
iu 'iVimV-v, swear, hu ; atui lieavy guns. ) e .mve l.ve lUO- hh, contains a letter i'roni Genera, rej on uives as the ivu!t of th,,
! pound and three iVO-pouml lirros to i j..,.u.s v:ltsou Yhb, American Min- campai-i; tiie doleat of the enemv in
-V a terrier ed, lb-ldia-tV . iaunt; one HoA-pound Jrroa isiscl. to l)ra:-il. to Dr. Thomas U.ancy, iive iiatil-M outside tf Vick.sbuns (ivcu-
i already mounted, and yesiarda y thi ee j u answer to an iioniiry by the iattcr , paihm oj .iwckson, capduv ot Yiekbut-'
!!iots were fired at Foil ."sumter just to
.. ,' -All things arelo,kin4neer,M:,ee!l,LlrM,an-0- '';t hit 1 1,0 crormu'
hem damn Yankee- tit lot the parapet and made the bne.;s Hy.
At '.i ityshnri: 1'orAleadahle, where 1 did have Our ick'cts are within four huiidre d
'.-O'b' , i vards of Fort Wagner, bat thev have
I f..;!: kind of chvkim: hero, and hemu be-in ",,. i,N,o. ,,,,, 1 1, ..!,. I .1,.,,.,,
- i;i.iiv uiu iui ui'. a '-Li oa,.ii .i;i ji'i.i,
n 'boat plavel out and Under j hoNVIl,tei; 0,1 lv" Ul'Al is
In t- 1 1--1 11 j tuat wmsuey is scrvea out to the
l:-r,o-H.u "are. you, J. :' iv h..' - Y- Aroojts thriif-Aimes a d:yy;
you r.ot like t t-", " - - -
A b:i- wav out of Richmond and j JosTA(iK Ori'ioKiis. In response to
t!. c.inVderu.-Y.' t l RnnoKnee.milth:u Win. II. F. Lee
lor with "loiter on the nvei and ! , . , , , , .
...MeaJe- upon th. land. H' Captain mder have been placed
law you'll iindthe-emi'd(lrinksin continement at Oh! I omtas hostages
"more than vou can stand. for the two Yankee oilicers, Flvnn arid
.Sawyer, condemned to be shot bv the
Confederate authorities, our commis-
KA'.itsT Vi:t. During the summer
of Is ft,, corn being serrce in the upper
country, and one of the citizens being
.bar d-pressed for bread, having Avorn
th:cadd?are tho hospitality of his gen
erous neighbors, by his cxtveam latinos,
sioncr has informed tho Federal Uov
ernmont that the Coufederato (iovern
ment will not be intimidated br auy
such threat, and that tiie executio i of
said oilicers will take place as soo as
l.n 1 i'oc! lo n t. vi')" nofk fi If tc h,n.i 1
ey thought it an act of charily to I 44 , H rJ , """r
I i i i i lib I U ijavv, i t v tt ill rvvj lib iw " VI,
rv hun. AccoiHlinolv, ho was can led , . . ,. T
. . . lJ " '. H (ll'l i'l' I) ' OMV'l .lt)ll 1 113 1110(1:11 v
.'.oward tho place oi interment, ami!fc ; . 'V J '
beiug metby oneof tho citizen,, lho ;ind as we have u,w over oOO nr our
r ... i, I. hands fOur dovernmont has at least
iiiiiiii'iiir it. in i'i v'i i t iiiiii. ii i i
''Halloo! what have vou there?"
"Poor old yiv. S."
"What are vou o-oinii: to do with
''What! is he dead' hadn't hoard
of bis death."
- '.'No, he is not dead, but, he might as
well be, for he has no corn and is to
lazy to wovk for it.' '
'"That iytoo cniel for im'izod peojde,
I'll rivehiin two bushels of corn myself,
rather than see him buried advo."
Mr. S. raised the cover, andasked in
usual dragging tone, 'T-s i-t s-h-e-1-
(: o; lmt you can soon shell it."
"JM-d-v-e o-n b-o-y s;'1
0. 000 rebel oilicers in its hands. !'db
tor Haltimoro American, besides live
or six thousand privates, it is in the
power of the (iovernment to carry re
taliation ti) a ery bitter extreme.
Tlfe people cail for tho death of these
two Yankees, and it is useless to delay
their death any longer. I!c!tmo:il Ka
Y'lorer, Ji'lf 27. ( '
Nunc Vo:;.; lliorr.us ' CoxvR'i r.o.
William Watson, one of the Now York
rioters, convicted of robbery, hu been
sent to tho State Prison for ten rears.
Two others, .Michael Doyle a:;d ,lohn
'vouway, for tho fame otienee, hive
1. -oen sent for fifteen vears each.
Several other.i are on trial,
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as io wiieioci inoiv 'u.iM ce iiu ;uii u gan ;.so:i ami muniuoii ot war,
propriety in his prcseiitiug to the J Ji a- as a loss to the enemy of o7,( o
zilian LAve:mmont two r'.lle bronze gui.s. premiers, among whom we;e iifieen
(Jener.il Webb sa s that there is nodif- 'genor.nl office is- and lAJ,.i ) killed and
ticulty between bimsell and the admin, wounded. bcids arms and munitions
sliation of tho Hr.ir.ilian government, of wi:r for an army ot CO, God men havu
and the lehnlior.s between the two gov ' fallen into our hands, with a lsrge
emmeuts aio as cordial as could be. amount of other public property
, .. . . , i " , ,.v '.... i. -i .; .mi- vi i.tieu.un, lucyiiiiun cs,
says, has in due time been satisfactorily envs, stoamboats, cotton, eco, too much
responded to. Al'Jnmgh t!u' pi eseaec detr.)-cd to jirvou. capture: Oar losses
in Brazilian waters ef piratical steam. . sum med up at vai ious points amounts
ers, built in KngiMi ports, with V.w to 11 ti killed, w juuded, and o-)7
glirjh capital, eju:p(ed and manned by . misjiug.
bmc-lisihrnen, and sailing under lingiisii- . , 7 .. t. , 1 ,
, e i i , . ,, -. - . 1 Advie.'S irom the from , savs that
eidors, trom tiie shores ol ( hraani, to . , ... .
- i ,, i i .. t he continue heat is suihcicnt catiso
Oiev umou, Milk, and destrov L.ic an. .. . 1
1 : , i , ,. tor n oi-act;o;i.
protected commercial vecis ot
friendlv Power, witlsout ever having 'j,. rn!i;!it'.V ;"'
been in the waters of the rebels, to ibt-cheoek presiding wore mveMigat.
whom they claim to belong, had ",;' the surrender of Winchester and
rendered it neeessarv for him to tall the . --'v's conduct.
attention ot the 1 mperial government (leu: llallac!-; ojioses liosecran's
to theconduet of some of its sn!)ordi , e l for the organization of cavalry
nates, he did not entertain a doubt , an 1 mounted infantry forces. Senators
but that lull justice ,vou!d be done in Cowan and ilurr.s, and General More
tho exigency. head, now here, warmly Uvor it; also
- - an ollicial letter from Ueueral Kose..
CouhDN'r FiV.mkmmkii. A noted , ;., , ,)s U) ni., .Stanton, and tho
Hindoo orator ot this village was ad- ;VMdcnt, representing the urgent no
dessing Council, No. a tow ewmngs CJ;lv raiing s.ieh forces,
since, and as usual, lashed himself in--
to a terrible lurv against Win. 11. ... 7 . x
Scwirl ; A bless jd companion is a b )0.c A
"Sewartl," said he, -Is a scoun.lrel-1 L ok that's litly chosen is a lifedong
a viilhin a trail orhe's iu league ,' friend. A hook the unfailing P.imou
with the Pope he's no American t Lo his loving Pythias. A book that, at
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ne sasueacneious sis a, , uiu -i'ea.v- .. it . !ll4;n, ;nfl,nin. rtuM,
. Xevada sends a handsome eju-
(v .ci'-iti'liis hi.--, head ). as t reaidieious
i (,'ciif!' ;iL nhi"!i-;ti!i A iv-.t that !.
... . . -, t ,, .. J triuation to tho Aew lork Christian
L J m.:. is musie iiao vogeiaoies.
When there are two beats to a measure.
The author of the above is, without
doubt, a disciple of the muses.
Commission, in the form of a bar of
silver valued at 61,800.
f To be continued next week.