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NdßKOtk, Va„
and w.ld lo Dealers snd New* Roy* at
er mb 4to sabscrlbers by until at the rate of
BeyxMo Ib advance. Single copies, al Ih.. counter HVF
R<sld«nta' in Ihe city of Norfolk or Portsmouth, desir
lag Ihe paper left regularly «t their house* or places of
business, will bo served by a carrier, by leaving tlie nam"
and address, at the counting-room of the publication
oßce. Thoy will sellle with the carrier weekly for the
■ "
W'ASUINHTOIf, Alltf. 12,1606. j
PBOPOSALIS will bo rf('oiVx?il at the Coiitrsct Offlrw of
this lit'pai -ii. ni until 3 v. v. of October 31,1RA5, fbr
tx)nveyiu(E tht* mHils of th* United <\,i\■ ■*■ from .laniituy
1, 1860, to June 30,1547, in the State of Virginia, on tjis
routes and by thi- Hchedules of departures ami arrivnts
herein specified.
DexitiioiiK Hiinonnred by Nov. lf>, 1^66.
( Bidders wilt examine carefully the forms and instructions
annex***"; especially the hrttrr juttt of insttuttian 19.)
4401 Fr-m Washington, D.C., by Burkes Station, Fair
tax Btatiuii, SangeiV Htatinii, DyeV Millh, Mmm
sas, UrUrtoe Statiou, (latlrtt, Owl Hun, Bealten,
Bowenvllle, Brandy Htatinn, Culpepper C. 11.,
Mil. (lull i Station, Rapid Ann Ht.ttion, OraiiK«
C. 11., MiviiHnu Run Hlation toOordonnvilli', i.»»;.,
miles:) and from Charlottesville, by North Oar
den, Cnvesville, Faber's Mills, Hoikflidi Dei Kit,
Nelson NUtion, Arlington, Tye River Depot, Ma
• «>u sD.j.i.i. Amherst C.-H-, and Cool Well, to
1 ' (W infles,J li all miles, and
baok, ilaily, with a branch from Owl Run to
Wurrenton, U milea and hark, hlx times a ireek,
or «laity, if cars so run,
Leave Wanhington, D. €~ daily at 6.4. r > a int
Arrive at Oordonsville by 10.46 a in;
Leave OorrtonaviUe daily'at 9.45 a iv;
Arriveat Washington, D. V. by 1.40 p in;
Leave CliarlotteHville daily at Up m;
Arriveat Lynchburg by 4.30 p m;
Ltjave Lynchburg daily at 4.27 w m;
Ariive at Charlottesville by 8 a m;
Leav* Owl Run daily at 9.10 am,
' ' Avriv rfst* vVanviitoti hy 9.45 am; * l
Leave Wansntou daily at 8.10 a m:
Arrive at f)w| Hun by 9.45 a ni.
4402 From Washinj§tou U.C. X by Alexandria, Va, Fort
Washington, Mil., Kvansport, Ya.,audOlymount l
Md., to Oauie Point, Va., milen and bark,
Leave Washington daily at 0.30 a in;
Arrive at Oaino Point by 10 a m;
Leave Oauie Point daily at 11 a m;
Arrive at Waishingtiin by 2.30 p tn.
PioposnN to exti'int to Ricbmoud, Va., invited.
4409 From Oauie Point, by Arcokeek, Fredericksburg,
tiuineys, Milford, Panola, Ruther Olen, Juu< tion,
Taylorsville, and Ashland, to Rfclmiond,
tuiU-r. and back, daily. ;, , •,
U*av* danfn Vofnt dally at lO.ift n m;
Arrive at Richmond by 2.30 p m;
Leave Richmond daily at 6.30 a m;
Arrive at Oame Point by 10.45 c m;
Proposals tocommenceat Washington. D. C„ invited.
4404 From Alexandria, b.v Vipnna, Hmytar.s Mills, Thorn
t<m'l Bvsjrdt, llbrhflon.Omliord Station, and Farm
well, to Lresburg, 38 63-100 miles nud back, six
times a week.
Leave Alexandria daily, except Sunday, at 8 a m;
Arrivo at Leeaburg by 10 a in;
Leave Leeuhurg daily, except Hunday, at 11.30 a m;
Arrivo at Alexandria by 1.30 p m.
4406 From ManaHKan, by UainesvUle, Haymoiket, Tho
roughfare, Itroad Hun Station, The Plains, Salem
Fautpuler, Rectortonn Station, Piedmont Station,
Markham Station, Linden, Front Royal, Conflu
ence, Buckton, Water Lick, Strasburg, Toms
Jxi-ouU.. \V l'.Ui k. apd Kdenbum, to Mount
' - aliicliMiii, Si:. u,il. . and baolc, hi.v tlmse a week.
Leave ManassaH daily, except Sunday, at 8.15 v m;
Arrive at Mount .lackmin by 1.15 n ni;
Leave Mount Jack*iou daily, except Sunday, ut 8 a nr.
Arrive at ManasKabi by 1 p tn.
4406 Ki..i.i Richmond, by lUnwv C. It., Junction,
\"-i'li hi. Beaver Dam Depot, Humpasa, Fre.lericks
hull, Tolersville, htrVtom C. 11., Trevillian s Depot,
Uordonsville, Rcntivoglin, Cobham, Keswick De
pot, Shadwell, CliM'lottesville, University of Vir
glnia, Ivy Depot, Mcchum's River, Oreonwo.id
Depot, Alton, Waynesboro', Fishersville, Stauu
tun, Sw-uh.-'ti Depot, Pond Oap. Craijinv ille,
Uoshen Bridge, and Cady's Tunnel, to Seloia.
Itiver Depot,) lUS mile§ aud hack, daily
to Staunton, and daily the re* i.iue, except Sun *
days, from Ist June to 30th September* and tri
weekly from Int October to 31ut May.
Leave Richmond daily at 6.45 a m;
Arrive ut Oordonsville by 10.45 am; and at Statin
ton by 2.30 p in ;
Leave Oordonsville daily, except Sunday at 11 a m;
Arrive at .Stauutnn by 2.30 p m
-i l.ltxVt St;Ulll!i.II liliilV. t'Xirllt Slillil:,, . lioin 1-t J lllll'
to 30th September, and Tuesday, Thursday, and
Saturday, from Ist October to 31 st May, at 3 p tn ;
Arrive at Selma by 6pm;
Leave Selma daily, except Suuday, from Ist June
to3oth September, and Monday. WcilnoMlay, and
Triday, from Ist October to 31at May at 2.4*5 p ru
Arrive at Staunton by 7pm;
Leave Staunton d.ilty, except Sunday, at 7 a in ;
Arrive at OordoLsville by 10.40 a tn ;
Leavs Gordossville at 11 a m ;
Arrive at Richmond by 2.30 p m;
4407 From Rlchmond.by Manchester, Black lleth. Mid
hithisji). HalUlMsiT'i Oenito, Ma-ivoax, Wlutorhoni,
Ciiubi Depot, Amelia C. 11., Jctersville, Jenniiilr's
Ordinary, Burksville, Oreen Bay, Moore's Ordin
ary, Ktyivllle, Drake's Branch, Moaning Ford,
Roanoke Station, Talcot, Clover Depot, .-'•ntt -, ■
luirg, Wolf Trap, Boston Depot, News lfss>
ry, Whitlock, and" Ringgold, to Danville, 141V£
miles and back, six times a week.
b.'hvn Richmond daily, except Sunday, at 8 a m;
Arrivo at Burksville by 11 a m ;
Leavo Burksville daily, except Sunday, nt 11 -
16 a m;
Arrive at Danville by 4.10 put;
Leave Danville daily, except Sunday at 5 a m ,
Arrive at Burksville hy 9.40 a m;
Loave Burksvlllo daily, except Sunday, nt 9.50 a nt;
Arrivo at Richmond by 12 60 p ni;
4408 From Richmond, by Proctor's Creek and Chester, j
to Petersburg, miles and back, daily, or as
uiucli oftenor as trains may run. if required.
Leave Richmond daily at 4.30 a m;
Arrive at Pt-iuisburg by 5.45 a in;
Leave Petersburg daily, at 5*30 p m;
Arrive at Richmond by 6.45 p m;
4409 From. Richmond, by iMwidow. Dispatch, Tunstallu,
Viah Haul Depot, Cohoke, West Point, Cappa- '
hosie, lillli i*'m Mills, Qloucester Point, Yorktowu,
and Old Point Comfort, to Norfolk, 11."., miles
and bank, three tiinesawoek.
Leave Richmond Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday
Arrive at Norfolk by 3.30 p m;
Leave Norfolk Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at
Arrive at Richmond I>v 3.30 p in.
4410 From Richmond, by City Point, Wilcox's Wharf,
Claremount Wharf. Orove Landing, and Newport
News, to Norfolk, 148 miles and back, three tun."*
a week.
Leave Richmond Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
at 6.30 a m in summer, aud 7.30 a in in winter,
Arrive at Norfolk by 5.30 a m in sun mer, and at 7
p m in winter, ,
Leave Norfolk Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at
5.30 a m in summer, and 7.30 a in in wintor,
Arrivo at Richmond by 5,30 p m in summer and 7
p in in winter.
Propoealsfor sit -times a-week service Invited.
4411 From Richmond, by Wetithani Locks, Dover MHIh,
laßenqtieua, Ooochland ,', 11 . Loch Lomond,
Petnberton, Columbia, Bremo Bluff, Seven Is
lands, Scottsville, Warren. Howardsvllle, Willow
ttnnk, llardwickeville, Tye River Warehouse,
Buit Creek, Allen's Creek, Stone Wall Mills,
tfalt's Mills, Lynchburg, Salt Creek, Holcomb's
Rock, Big Island, Balcony Fall*, Olenwood, Oil
inore'i Mills, and B*ocky Point Mills, to Pattons
fttur*, miles, and bock, three times s week. -
Beaver Dam; Goochland C. H.. Uardwickr.ville,
Tye River Warehouse. Bent Creek, and Bt*>ue
Wall Mills to be supplied three times a week by
aide mails.
From Ist May to 31«* October. ,
Leave Rishmond Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
at 6 p to. _
Arrive at Lynchburg Wednesday, Friday, and Sun
day by 6 a m;
Leave Lynchburg Muuday, Wednesday,.and Friday
at 7 a an:
Arrive ai PaUonsburg hy 7 p in:
Leavo PaUoneburg Monday, Wednesday, aud Fri
day at 6 a m;
Arrive at Lynchbnrg by 6 pm;
Leave Lynchburg Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
at 8 p nr,
Arrive at Richmond Wednesday, Friday, and Son
day by Ba in.
From Ut Xoremlxr to 3Qth April
Leave Richmond Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
at 0 p m;
Arrive at Lynchburg Wednesday, Friday, and
Suaday at 6 a m: .
Leave Lynchburg Monday, Wednesday, and en
slay *t 7 a in:
Arrive at Pattonsbnrg hy 7 p m;
Leave Pattonaburg Monday, Wednesday, and Fri
day at 6 a m;
Arrive at Lynehhujg by 6 p to
Leave Lyachburg Mouday, Wednesday, aud Friday
at 8 p m;
Arrive at Richmond Wodnesday, Friday, and
Sunday by R a m;
4412 From Petersburg, by Stony Creek Warehouse, Jar
rett's Hicksford, PfeoMant Hill, N. C, and (laryn
burg, to Welkin. Wanlr* and back, dally
Leave Petersburg daily at 7 a m:
Arrive at Weldon by 10.30 a m;
Leave Weldon dally at 1.16 n m;
Arrire at Petersburg by 4.45 p m.
•4U JTiasa l'vtersburg to City Point, 12 miles and back,
six times a week.
Leave Petersburg daily, except Sunday, at 7 a m;
Arrive at City Point by 8 a m;
Leave City Point daily, except Sunday, at 3 p as;
Arrive at Pet-rstmrg hy 4 p m.
4414 From Petersburg, by Sutherland, Ford's Depot,
Wilson's Depot, Wellville, Blacks and White's,
Not taw ay 0. H., Burksville Rice's Depot, Farm
ville. Proapect, Pamplin's Depot, Rvergreen, Ne
braaka. Spent Springs, Concord Depot, and
Mount Athnn. to Lyurhburg, 123 miles and back,
six times a week.
Leave Petersburg daily, Sunday, at X a in;
Arrire at Burksville by 11 a m;
Leaye Burksville dairyi except Sunday,at 11.15 am;
Arrive at Lytwhbnrg by 4 p m,
leeave LynchbDrg daily, except Sunday, at 5 a m;
ArtT *^?°™«»nV4oam:
V!KI^! , SL rllU K ,toll f « ceDt Sunday, at 9.50 am:
Arrive at Petersburg by \2&q p m '
I.eavti I'oi-lsiiiuiith latl.i at 7.115 a in;
Arriv* at AVel.luii hy 11.1.1 it iv:
1., a v.. IWIiIiUA il.til t al 1.30 v in;
Arrival Purlviiiuiitli by 0.30 ii in.
4410 I'r.iin NurU'llt. by SuSilk. WinriVi' Stiilinii, Zuni
Station, Iv.r, Wnkili"l<i Station. Wavcrlv Sta
tion, aad DiKiriitiintii, to rasenlumsi! miles anil
I,a, 1,. ,l.ill', .
Leave Nomik daily at 0.30 p m;
Arrive at Ntentapg liy 6.10 p in:
L«iv* Pt-tiTrilnirfc daily at 7 a in;
Arriveat Ni.rfdjx.hv l'lJUlaai. ,
1417 '(Oinltlwl.) '^ r ' "
441* From Norfolk. hy Old Point Comfort, to BaltJtoori'
Maryland, -200 mili-a *lx Unite a vtetiK.
Li'iivn Norfolk daily, xi'.'pt SniiiUy, on arrival of
rrail lrnin Weldon — ny at 11 pm;
Arrivt' tit llnltiiiiiii" n.-xi day* liy S a in;
I,l'Hti.'llnltinior.' .lally, .'X.'ept Silli'lay, on arrival
of niftil from WiishinEl.iii' -rray nt I a ni;
Arrivi- at Norfolk next ditvr. hy 7 a in;
4418 (Omitted.)
4420 (Omitted.)
421 (Omitted)
•I 4& 4'i'ini h.viii'htiiii'K, hy t'orrat Ilepot. Pierri'villi'
lii.tti'V, l.il.fi'ty, Tlia.xttin'r. I.itthon, Biif'Td'n
nnke'a, niiisfiiiVi,fllsliii'iMills ltij; l.lr'k Salein,
Lnlhyctti', Sliitttstilli'. C'lil'iHtiitiihnrg, Lovely
.Mi'iilit, linMiii, Nt'tthi'iii, Miti'k'r. Meiulorts,
ITytneslllsj Rural fyin-at, Marlon, Seven Mile
[ran, Qladeßpr.Bg D**pot, Kinorv.antl Atdagaan.
toOoodsoß aad Bristol, M mile!.' am! back, dully.
Leave l.viii'lil.iirg; iluilv nt 4.4 a p m;
Arrive nt Iliisi;dliy4.ii7ara;
l.ir.v.' ll.ist.il daily iti l.al) p in;
Arrive at baaabarg by -1.1-a m;
44111 Frisi. Awrt.k.'i'k, l.v.Slstluril 0. 11., USlTOiillville,
1(11,1 irll:lfl'i,r,r.s Stole, to I.lllr,l.slti.wii, in lnil.-.s and
I'lU'k, ttvira' ii tick.
Lam.' Aeeokeek Tnasdav aad Batarxtap at 12 as.
Ariit'e at .Siafiord C. 11. l.y 1 p m, and gtafttiril'*
Store ki ~ |. ni;
l.wtve .StalTor.r* Stoi* Tuesilay nnd Saturday lit 4
a in;
Arrive at Staff,,r,l ('. 11. hy I a in:
l.enis Stafford ('. 11. Tneailay mnl Saturday nl 8.30
n ia; - . . . I i
Arriveal Accokera l.y fl.io a Bl;
l.enve Stnlforil'a Slol-t. Tneralay nnd Satinilny at fi
p m;
Arrive nt latiiiladotvii l.y 0 p in;
I.e.!ve Lniitlmloii'iiTiifttia.vntl'l Siilnrilny nt Ii.HO pm;
An Kraal ttatbrd'a Store by 7.30 |i m;'
I'loprisirl.s for llil'i't'-lililert-n-week Bel'vife invited.
4424 I'roiii Kiedarii lisliiil'K, liy Clititieelloi-frvilli', Mrtti
potty, Onk Woods, I'tTdß'tsville, nnd Unkiuville,
"* 'lo Oinnn'ii f\ ll,sin i,.il«'«Vti.r r\ai-K, rwlrea Week,
Leavu Frt'ilirit-kahlllK Momlny nli'l Tlttilriilay nl 3
a ni;
Arrive at Oftsxaa C. 11. hy 3 p in;
l**ave Orange V. ll.Tuesday nml Friday at li a in;
Arrive at Fr'-dericksliiiig l.y 4 p in;
I'riipniuils for tlri'ee-timei.-.'l-tv.'ek aervieo invited.
4425 From Fled,-rlekal'iirx 1" Fnlln,,iltli, l.l ;; mill* anil
hack, 'la:l, . . • 1 ■'
t.eave Freile'ri.inburg daily on arrival of northern
mail—say at 0.30 p ni:
Arrive nt Falmouth hy lpm;
Leuve Knlnirrutli daily nt ■ it In;
Arrive nl Fred.-iiekshiiin hy H. 30 a in.
44211 From lafadsVteUbßrß, hy Spolaylvania 0. IV,
-Clover Ol'cen, KrokclihurKli, Alulretta, L.-ttis'
Slore nnd Uurrls, to Prederleksball, 43 milea and
back, twice a week.
Leave Fr, afrtbalDnrg Wedlieailny rtntl Siltut'day nt
at 12 in;
Arrive nt hy tip m;
Leave BtOkeaburgtlTuesaay ami Flidnyril 6,80 a in;
Arrrive al Ifredsrltkshall by 11.80 a in;
Lixiv.'Fi'i'derli-kalntll Tuesday aad Friday al 12 in;
Arrive nl Fred.-rl.-kal-urg next day fay 11.30 r. in.
4427 From Fii'd.iiikshiiiir, hy MofltstthvUleandCllftOß,
to llntnpsh'.'i.l, 22 miles iit.il faaek, twiia. n tveek.
Leave Fiedi'iifkahurji; Tuesduy anil Friday at 12 in,
or ofter, arrtvnl ol
' Arrive nt Hnnistenil l,y 5 p nr.
Li-uve llanirit.'riil Moudny unit Tltuixdny nt 10 ri III;
Arrive nt F'l'eil.'riekshurg hy 3 pm.
Proposal* lor- tri-weekly s.-rviee invited.
442*1 Fl'i.Bl Freilcßiekehiilx hy I'omorii,»lk.i Hill, Mill
ville, Oak lli'.'ve, Mo'iitioH,', Notnitiy llrovti, and
. -I.yeH'.i Stuiv, to Warsaw, .0 miles mid back,
twicea week.
I ,- n>■ 1 i ,-,1--. i, ksl.in,- Monday and Tl.mn.lnv at 12
Arriv. Nt Oak Orove hy 0 p ni;
Leave rial, UraTl Tic'sday and Friday at Ift in ;
Ar ri,,, r,l Wansnw hy 4pm:
Ltiavi. Warsaw Monday and Thuiiiday at '• am ,
Arrive at Onk Orove hy 7 p ni;
Leave Oak (Irirvi. Tuesday mnl Friday ul f. a n.;
Arrive at Frederiekshtira; l.y 3 p in.
Proposals for 11,r, ,■ lira,',, a week sorviee i;,tiled.
4429 Finni Fiirderlrkshtlri, hy Mosa Neck, Port ISoyal,
l.ort'11", mid Lloyd's to Tnppiiliaiiiioi-k, bbV|
inlli-s nnd back: twii-oa week.
Leave Frt'derk-ksbnrg Monday and Tliursday nl.".
a bi ;
Arrive at TappahSnuiieE by 8 p m;
Leave Tappriliannoek Tuesday and Friday at .1 a m;
Arrive at Frederlekshin-"; hy 6 p m.
Proposal* for three-tinioa-a-week servic* invited.
4430 From hy Farmer* Shop, to Lih
noli, 10 mile* und hack, onoe a week.
Leave Frederii'kahurg Wetlneailay at 12 in :
Arrive st Llbnoli hy .1.30 p ni;
I .an v,, l.ii, in ,li Wediietrilny at.",-'." a ni;
An-ive at Frederirkahui % hy 11 a nl.
Proposal* for ,twiee-a-tt eek aervice inviled.
4431 From Todd'a, by Dauiclsvlllo and Onk Wood*, to
Locust Urove, IS mile* nnd back, once a week.
Leave Todd' sTilusilay at 7.30 a m ;
Arrive at I.c, u-l Orove hy 12 in;
Leave Li'i-iist Grove Tuesday at 12,30 p IB j
Arrive lit Todd'a hy &.30 p in.
Proposal* for twlce-a-tveek sei'Tieo invited.
440"2 From Falmouth to Hartwood, miles and liack,
once a week.
Leave Falmouth Tuesday at .1.30 p in ;
Arrive'ftt Ilartwasid hy 5.30 p ni ;
Lss>va Hartwood Tueatlay at 1 ptn j
Arrive at Falmouth, hy 3 p m. j
Proposals for twire-u-tveek service invited.
4433 Prom Warsaw, by Oldham's Cross Roaila, Union '
Village, Luttstrnrg, HeattiAvHlo, and Wicomico '
I'hiiivlt. to Kilriini re,, t,, 45 utiles and back, once j
a week. ,
Leave Warariw \l,sir,,—lay at 5 n in:
Arrive at Kilmnrnock by 7 p m: !
Leave Kilmarnock Thursday at 5 a ni;
Arrive at Warsaw by 7 p m.
Proposals for tw ice-a-week. service invited.
4434 Prom Warsaw, hy Durettaville, Farnlinin, Point '
Isala'l. I.irtt all.ii nnd l,ancilater C 11., lo Kll- I
maruock, 87 Hiih*i und back, once a wsek. I
1,, a i '■ Warsaw Monday at 0 a ni;
Arrive at Kilmarnock hy Opm;
Leave X ri mar if, k Tuesday at il a in; t
Arrive nt Warsaw by 0 p in.
Proposal* for twice-a-weck service invited.
4435 From Warsaw, b.v Rice's Store and Hatrue, 1" Kin '
sale, 25 mile* and hack, onos a weak.
Leuve Warsaw Wednesday at 8 a m;
Arrive nt Kinaitlo by 2 r m;
Xeave Kin-al', Wednesday at 2i.£ p m;
Arrive at Warsaw by 8 p m.
Proposals for twice a-week-service invited.
4430 From Lancaster C. 11. to Merry Point, I miles and
back, ouce a week.
Leave Lancaster C, II Wcduebitay at 4 p ni |
AlTlve at Merry Point by 0 p ni;
Leave Merry Point Wednesdsy at 12 ni;
Arrive at Lancaster C. 11. by 2 p. m.
Proposals for twire-a-week bsivlc* invited.
44,17 From ll'ntlist Ille to fiurgeaa' Store, 10 milts and
hack, once a week.
Leave lleatlrsv ilie Saturday at 3.30 p in;
Arrive at Uurjjesß' Store by 6.30 p m;
Leav* Burgess' Store Saturday at 12 ■;
Arriveat Heiithsville by 3 p in;
4438 Ft a,in Kilmarnock to whito Stove, 6 miles und I
back, once a week.
Leavo Kilmarnock Saturday ut 7 p m;
Arrive ul White Stone by 8.30 p m; W
Leave w I,it" Stone Saturday at 4pm;
Arrive at Kilmarnock by 5.30 p m ;
443W From King lluorge C. 11. to Hempstead, 7 niiles and
back, once a week.
Leave King Ueorge C. U. Wednesday at 5 a in;
Arrive at Llanipetf ad by 6.30 p m ;
Leave ltainnatead Wednesday at 2.30 a m;
Arrive st King tieorga C, 11. by 4pm;
Proposal* for three-tiiuea-a-week service Invited.
4440 From Uuineys, by Flippo.s, to Thomabnrg, 10 miles
and .back, once a week.
' Leave flttincys Tuesday at 12 m;
Arrive at Thomnburg by .1 p n,.
Leave Thomabnrg Tuesday at 8 a m ;
Arrive at llnimys by 11 a m;
Proposals for twlce-a week service invited.
4441 *'i- ,iv Mi 11.,.,1 to Rowling <ire.ii. B}a] niiles and
back, dally, BXcaß| Sunday.
Schedules of dipslture* and arrivals, connecting
closely with the riinuin« of lb* cars, to be ar
rauge'l by tbe poauiutster*.
4442 From Bowling Oreeu, by Tropp, Port Royal, Port
Conway, nnd Shiloh, to Kdgu Hill, 2.',' miles and
back, twice a week.
Leave Bow ling Ureen Monday and Thursday at 1.30
Arrive at Porl 4t"Val by 5 p ni;
U'ave Port Rovnl Tiwaday and Prlday at Aa in ;
Arrive nt Kilge Hill by Bam;
Leave Edge Hill Tueaday and Friday at 8.15 a m;
Arrive at Port Royal by 11.15 a in;
l,oave Port Royal Monday and Thursday at 4.30
Arrive at Bowling Ureen by Bam;
Bida for three-llro«*-n-week service invited.
4443 From Bowling (lieen, by Spnriii and Central Point,
to Newtown, 25 miles an.l Irack, once a week.
Leav* Bowling Ureen Tuesday at 9.15 a in ;
Arrive at Newtown by 3 p ml
Leave Newtown Tuesday at 3.15 |i m;
Arrive at Bowling Ureen by 9 p m;
4444 Frxiin Bowling Green, by Turner's Store and White
Chimney, to Mangohick, 20 mile* and back, once
a week.
Leave Bowling Ureen Wednesday at 4 a hi :
; . Arrire at Maiignhk-k by 12 m ;
la-ay,, Maugtuii' k Wedneaday at 1 p m;
Arrive at Bowling flrseti 1«y 4 p in;
4445 From Tiippaluumock, by Miller's Tavern, Fleet
wood Acsuh-mv. Si. Stephen's Church Aylett's
and Old Church, lv Richmond, 51! i miles, and
back. one* a week.
LsavsTappiibKiiuoek Wedneadsy at 4 a m;
Arrive st Kklunund by 5.30 p in;
Lea ye BY haxond Tn.s, lav at 3 a in .
Arrlvs st Tappshanmrt'k by pm ; c
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The Common Council of Suiut Louis
Is on a visit to tlie Northern cities. The
ostensible object of the excursionists is
to look into the municipal workings tit
! New York, Pbilt*xtel{*hhi and KoKton,
but the real purpose of the purty is :i
,-pree at the public expense. The Phila
delphia Teleyraph gives an elaborate
■ account of the Saints, going no far as to
, employ wood-cut illustrations of how
tlie junketers appeared. We quote a
• sentence or two:
" On the arrival of the Saints at West
Philadelphia, they were met by the hos
pitallers of the city anil escorted to the
(xirard House. In crossing the Market
; .Street Bridge, they were shown one of
the antiquities of the city, the Chestnut
Street llridge, as it was before the Hood,
and the means taken to prevent it from
i going to decay in this trying climate.
"At the tiirard House they were
, shown the private "gasometer" ofthe
concern, with which the guests are sup
plied, like Senator Wall, of New Jersey,
when a speech from the balcony to tlie
streets is necessary.
■ "The Saints we're then taken to that
'Cradle of Liberty,' Independence Hall,
and shown the way the Cradle is rooked
,by the nurse in attendance, and how ef
fectively liberty is put to sleep within it;
the trees in front, with 'suckers' all
around the trmiks, showingagreat want
of the pruuing-kiiife; the kind and hu
mane provision for the feeding of the
pilgrims to this Shrine by the extensive
coffee stand in the entrance, the pave
ment of which was once trod by a Wash
ington and a Franklin, and by our revo
lutionary mothers in their 'patterns,'
and now by the loyal and substantial
Mrs. Patten herself. 1 n the rear of the
hall are tbe trees, though not fruit trees,
yet as fruitful of subjects for the Coun
sellors every spring and summer, iv the
matter Of debate, as the children are iv
green apple time among the mothers,
and for the same cause.
"N. il— The Saints are notified that
the monstrous " toadstools " seen from
the Hall dour, down the main avenue,
are not of nature's growth, but were put
there by the city carpenter, and are
sometimes used as seats by persons who
are very weary, and want to rest them
selves, after the manner of a treadmill,
by getting tired in another position.
"The Saints were taken up-stairstolhe
lighting grounds of the Counsellors, the
location of the King, the seat of the
' referee,' and the spot where the
Tenth Ward 'chicken' went to 'grass'
in the little'mill' last summer, and
here they discoursed enthusiastically of
'Fights' to come.' Mr. G. K. Jludd" on
the part of tlie tSaiiits, spoke a piece,
which seemed to be 'nipped in the
Build,' if the newspaper reports are car
rectly given, iv which he says funny
w — «■♦-»—
Beti'kn of Speaker Colfax's
Party.—Mr. Speaker Colfax, of the
House of Representatives, Lieutenant.
Governor Bross, of Illinois, and Mr:
Bowles, editor of tlie Springfield En
publican, arrived in New York ; from
Aspinwall, after completing their tour
of investigation through the mines,
valleys, gorges, forests and labyrinths of
the Pacific States and Territories. The
explorers have had a romantic time of it
—discussing bigamism with Brigliam
Young, and saw his forty wives, look
ing pretty well, at a theatre; saw cata
racts half a mile high in the Yo Semite
valley; crossed and recrossed the Sierra
Nevada mountains three times, passing
through eternal snows, above the hu
man family ; saw a cargo of gold dust
on the Columbia river from Idaho for
San Francisco, worth $90,000; saw one
ton of silver bricks, Interspersed with
gold, in one pile in Nevada; visiting
her Majesty's folks in Vancouver's
Island, and made innumerable speeches
during the prolonged ovation which
marked their progress overland through
The main object of the visit of Mr.
Colfax and his companions was to ascer
tain If the resources and status of the
country demanded the speedy construc
tion of the Pacific Railroad. Governor
Bross, with xvhom our reporter convers
ed, is decided in his conviction that the
early completion of the work is loudly
demanded, and his opinions are shared
by the entire party. The development
of wealth to the country attendant on
this event, it is asserted, will be of the
most astonishing character. The Pa
cific end of the road is being pushed
With marked energy and success over
tbe east side of the Sierra Nevadas. The
ridge, which isseveu thousand feet liisrh,
will soon be worked through, and the
rest of the road is asserted to be as easy
of construction as a road on the New
York Central line.
It was in the middle of May that (lie
party started from Chicago, four months
being thus passed in the explorations.
Mr. Richardson, of Chicago, who ac
companied tlie party, remained in Ida
ho. The other gentlemen, at present
stopping at the St. Nicholas, will return
to their homes in the course of a week.
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An Extraordinary StoryokTrka
sures Discovered in Mount Cknis
Tunnel.—The New York World has
an extraordinary story rivaling the
i " moon hoax," of gold and gems found
by the square yard hi Mount Cenis
t tunnel, including diamonds, sap
phires, rubies, topaz, emeralds, gold,
t silver, malachite, in endless profusion.
i The work in the tunnel was stopped,
) and France and Italy are dividing the
spoils. The original discoverer was
murdered by his fellow-workmen, one
of whom was arrested by the Goveru
. ment. He bad previously given his de
position of fact*) of the discovery to the
1 correspondent who furnished the state
ment to the World.
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Among the pleasant piovineial towns
of France is Reiines, which is built at
tli» confluence of the rivers Ille and Vl
laine, is the capital ofthe department
, called after them, llle-et-Vilaine ; this
i department and May en no form part of
the old province of Brittany. The
united rivers flow by Dinan to St. Malo,
and are navigable for barges. The dense
population has been favorable to the ex -
" tended culture ofthe land, nnd, says an
i agricultural writer, proves the truth of
the assertion which may almost be as
sumed as an axiom, that'just in propor
tion to the reduction in the number of
farms on a given area will be the reduc
( tion in the produce of the district. J
The Three Great Navies.
OW.EAN* UIHSE. TnirK' Nil.ltr. Sl'llliKV. I
April itt, ink j
Drab Bib:—Just as i was going to
write to you to congratulate you upon
the great achievements of your fleets
and armies, we heard of the horrible
deed of the 1 ith, aud I have to mourn
with you upon one of tbe greatest and
best men of the age. Ihe voice of pos
terity is already speaking, nnd every
where everybody is at length recogniz
ing the value of that good, honest and
firm man.
The feeling of horror and indignation
is universal in Europe, mixed with a
great deal of alarm for the future. For
myself, I do not, feel that alarm. I have
always had faith in your country, and
I have it still. ' Your en -rgctiu but wise
country will find other pilots worthy of
the task they will have to perform. I
only say that il'good Mr. Seward is
savi'd, that task will be made much
easier. I ardently hope that it will be
the case, and that he will be spared for
the good of his country ami thoufi'tc
tion of his friends.
Bul il* be was to succumb, we have
here in London, in Mr. Adams, a firm,
clear-headed, discreet mail, who has
very strongly Impressed me with his
value, and who, as far as my knowledge
of men permits me to judge, would
iiniltc a very efficient substitute.
I also hope that the dastardly ail will
lie found lo be the work of only a few
desperadoes, and that it will not stop
that, feeling of magnanimity in victory
which your bitterest enemies are obliged I
to admire.
You have proved strong iv war, mum- j
imous in your national policy; your:
constitution has passed successfully, and
Is going, 1 fondly believe, to pass sue- I
ccssfully, through the severest tests.- -
Punish the assassins, but do not be ran
corous. BhoW yourselves Usg. iierous>tu
you are strong. I take the. liberty to
suggest to you that wish, because it is
my only fear that these horrid assassi
nations, and the miserable exultation
which they will not fail to,provoke
among the low-miuded of your enemies,
shall bring witii them a bplrit of retali
ation from which no good can oome,
I wish to see your great country come
out of all its troubles without any spot.
I wish il for herself first, andalso'for tbe j
example. You defend not only your
cause, but that of liberal institutions all
over the world.
You must be proud, sir, of the doings
of your navy. With' tlie brilliant ex
ploit of Commodore Winslow has tlie
tide of victory turned with you. The
achievements in Mobile Bay are without
parallel, and throw the greatest honor
■ou your flag. All naval men payajusl
tribute of admiration to Admiral Kiirra
gut and bis brother officers and men.—
This war will leave your navy in a very
efficient statsi, and with a feeling of con
lidence in itself, which is half the suc
Not so iv European navies. Ours is
tired and disgusted by tlie odious ser
vice of transports imposed upon it. .The
Britisli navy, after a long period of mac
' tion, and furnished witli ships and men
it has no confidence in, is not what it
was formerly.
Both navies continue to build sea-go
ing broadside iron-clads of Immense size
and cost j but the policy of building such
expensive ships when they may be so
easily sunk by a miserable torpedo is
much discussed, and tlie tide is coining
to small Iron-clads witli two or four
guns, Monitor fashion. J'or long cruises,
fast unclad screw sloops, Alabama or
rather Flortdathmh lon, seem also to be
most appropriate. Upon all these points
you have the lead.
Where everybody is still behind is in
The best English gun Is the 3IK)
pounder, smooth-bore, muzzle-loader,
Armstrong gun, built on the coil princi
ple, and able to throw ils shot with a
very heavy charge of powder. The royal
navy has no good rifle gun of heavy cali
bre; bat I think that Mr. Blakely can
turn out some very efficient ones.
The French have no heavy guns,
smooth-bore or rifle, and have not yet
succeeded to experiment .successfully
upon any one. The best gun we have in
use is a breach-loaded rifle gun, throw
ing a 00-pound shot with low charge.
That gun works well, is very accurate,
but of no use against iron-clads.
The Emperor is trying a gun of his
invention, rifled and made of steel in
side and brass outside. 1 have no faith
in it.
It is from the United Slates that we
expect the production ol the large rilled
gun for sea service, as soon as your cle
ver workmen shall have turned their
minds to the production of built-up
guns of steel or wrought iron.
The heavy gun is much wauled, since
tho battle of Mobile has so much shaken
the confidence in the employment of
I'll iTW.
Willi the preceding gunnery dial, I
close this letter. Bo good enough to be
lieve me always,
Very sincerely yours,
F. rj'Oru.n.vNs,
Prince de Joiuville.
I see in the papers a very bad letter of
Mr. Mason, the Confederate agent. I
wee, also, that the British Parliament is
going to vote an address of sympathy
at the occasion of the dreadful calamity,
it, is very proper. We Frenchmen are
not free to act in a similar way ; but 1
hope, for tlie honor of our government,
that they will do something to show
llieir sense of what is due. to a friendly
nal ion.
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—In Cairo, Illinois, recently, a num
ber of contrabands were working for
Uncle bud, One day one of -them bad
occasion to ride a horse, and coming to a
very muddy place in the road, he nat
urally took to the plank sidewalk near
a house. An eye-witness happening to
be iv the house al the time, ran out and
ordered the "shade" to "get oil' the
walk or he would have him lined." Con
traband gruffly replied, " I guess dis
gov'nient rides where tt pleases*!" and
rode on, leaving tl|c cyc-wituess non
. ——•»**-» -—•
The fortress of Kienigsbcrg, one of
the most Important in the Prussian
, kingdom, is rapidly approaching coin
, plctfon. There have been appropriated
for the purposes of fortresses 14,588,19(1
■ thalers, of which 8,560,790 are for the
. fortifications of Kumigsberg, J/action
. for the fort of Bogen,Boo,ooo for the for*
f tiflcations of Strozow, near Spandau,
. and the remainder for the construction
of arsenals.
Reception ofthe New Brazilian Minister.
Mr. .loai|iiiii Marie Maseentes ile Az
uniliuja wns on Momlny introduced by
(lie Secretary of Slate to the President,
.•mil delivered his credentials as Knvoy
Extraordinary and Minister Plenipoten
tiary of his 'Majesty the Emperor of
Brain, The following is a translation
of tlie address which lie delivered upon
theoccasion :—
.Mil. Pkksiiient—l have tlie honor lo
place in your hands two letters from his
.Majesty tlie Emperor of Brazil, eoiiiiiiu
uicatilig to you by one of tlieni the close
of the mission of Be)nor Councillor Mi
guel Maria Lisbon, and by the other my
appointment in the character of his En
voy Extraordinary and Minister I'leni
potentiary near your person. The ex
pressions of my letter ot credence mani-
Jest the high esteem in which my au
gust sovereign holds your person, and
the high interests which connect tbe
I'lnpire with this great nation. Brazil
has never had a thought, Ml', l'resident,
but of maintaining unalterably and of
ever drawing more closely the relations
of friendship and good understanding
between the two countries. This is my
charge, and with this purpose 1 shall
not spare any efforts to respond to the
OohfldenO reposed in me. I shall deeni I
myself very fortunate, Mr. Presidenl, If
in tlie discharge of so honorable and im
portant a mission I shall be able to
merit, also your confidence. This tusk
will bo so much the less ditlicult forme
as I hope by my personal feelings town id
liie United States and by my actions to
win the sympathy of your government,
is elsewhere it isexpressly recommend
ed to meto do. On this solemn occasion,
ottering to you tlie most ardent wishes,
in the name of my sovereign, for the
prosperity of the North American
union, uuderyour wise administration,
| lei it be allowed lo me to express lo you
I directly on the part of my sovereign his
j deep sorrow at the unhappy event ofthe
I 14th of April, which placed the whole
[ nation in mourning, when the distin
guished successes due to tho patriotism
and extraordinary perseverance of your
illustrious predecessor should have
caused it only to rejoice.
To which the President replied as fol
lows :
Mn. Az.VMnr.iA—The imperial letter
of credence which you bring rrrsVltlip
prei'intivo testimony that, you have
maintained so high ;i character uud c.\
erclsed so wide an Influence at home,
that I feel entirely at liberty to assure
I you of an agreeable reception not, only
i in the diplomatic circle here, buiuiuoiig
the people of the United States. I re
ciprocate toward Brazil the good feeling
you havo exercised in regard to our
country in the name of your sovereign.
Brazil is already a great State, and she
has the.elements which enable her to
become a leader among the nations. I
regret that in times past no closer rela
tions were allowed to exist between Bra
zil and the United States. Holding anito
similar positions on tlie two parts of the
American continent, they ought to be
not merely good neighbors, but inti
mately associated together hi politicnl
as well as commercial resources. It is
my strong desire to contribute to that
association. Our policy is one whicli is
simple and easily to be understood. We
wish to promote the progress of civiliza
tion in i his hemisphere, and, for that
purpose, the development of nuterial
resources, the improvement of com
merce, and the introduction, as faHt as
possible, of free, intelligent labor into
the virgin fields of the continent. In
stead or weakening new American States
In our vicinity, we wish to impart
strength to them hy reposing in them a
generous confidence, rather than by in
dulging jeolousiesof their prosperity or
a querulous disposition in regard to tlie
manner in which their governments are
administered. Above all, we wish to
impress them witli the conviction that
all the nations of America, if they would
continue to exist, must aspire to absolute
self-sustaining independence, and to a
perfect political equality with the other
nations of the earth. Tf Brazil shall
agree with us iv this policy we shall
hereafter be not only close friends, but
practically we shall become Arm and
fast allies.
Tkkat.mi:\toi- hAMm Unhkr Wa
ter ! —ln Belgium men and women,
grotesquely glad, bathe together as free
ly as if water wen) there natural ele
ment. At Blakenbiig you will see the
bridegroom come forth from his buiynoir
leading his bride by the hand, and
steadying her amid the serf. The father
dips his daughters, and the most modest
dinioixii/e S in the world, from a neigh
boring machine, gladly avails them
gelves of,hie polite services. Sometimes
a harmless acquaintanceship is struck
up amongst the waves, to be perfected
on dry land, as occasion may otl'er. At
tlie baths of Pfeffer young' men and
maidens, old men and children, sit. in
the healing waters promiscuously, while
tables of wood, bearing a newspaper or a
cup of coffee, are gently floated to them
along the surface, at theit call. At
Dieppe the weather-beaten bather, with
his coarse blue shirt andsun-burned bat,
waits patiently for the lady issuingfiom
her marine chamber, fancifully clad,
aud often wearing even iier necklace
and rings. He listens, with his bucket
in hand, while she tells him how the
sea-water is to be thrown. With one it
is the head, with another the arms,
chest, ocjiape of the neck, that is fust to
be perfused ; and another stands like a
rock, while pail afterpail is dashed upon
Ihe small of her hack. Then, if she is
young, the bather gives her a lesson on
swimming, and bids her rely on the mo
tion of her alius, and leave her feet en
tirely to his direction, while lie guides
them after tlie semblance of a frog.
The New York Herald modestly oIK
serves : "New York ia the centre of
American intellect,vulture and civiliza
tion. The press of New York, the so
ciety of New York, the fashions of New-
York, the stage of New York, the busi
nerss of New York, the pulpits of New
York, tlie commerce of New York, and,
in short, all things in New York, are
the Inst that can found iv this country
or on this continent.
The New York Tribune bluntly says :
Coal has gone up about three dollars a
ton listOS the first of the month. Every
body knows that it is a conspiracy be
tween the miners, transportation "com
panies and dealers which puts it up.—
Eventually these swindlers will be the
losers, for tlie coal-at-cost companies are
rapidly growing, and will soon drive the
combination dealers out of the market
if they persist in extortion.
A Pardon Applicant.—Ex-Uebel
Uieuteiiantx.eiiral Longstreet haslieeii
in town awaiting a decision In his case
for an application for pardon. He itt at
present sojourning In Baltimore.
The most important news from Cen
tral America is the anuouuceuienl that
Immediately on intelligence of the de
vastation being committed among
American whalers by the rebel pirate
Shenandoah reacliin;,' Acapulco, Mexi
co, the coinuiunder of the British war
steamer Devastation, then lying in that
harbor, after a consultation with Cap
tain Scolt, of the I'nited Htates steamer
Saranae, set sail in pursuit of the cruiser,
avowing his determination, if he over
hauled her, to treat her only as 11 pirate, 1
Kx-President Barrios, of San Salva
dor, has been shot by order of Duenas,
present President of that republic. Bar
rios, itniay lie remembered, while at the
head of the government of his country,
was driven into exile by theCuatem.'il.lii
dictator, Careru, who placed Ducnns in
the presidential chair. After consider.!
hie wandering. Genera] Barrios at templ
ed to regain liis lost position through s
revolution, which failed, and he then
sought refuge iv Nicaragua, but w.-is
given up by Hie government of 2 thai
country to Duenas, with Ihe result no
In the Wirz Military Court on Satur
day a few additional witnesses were ex
amined, testifying to further cruelties
and sufferings endured by the Aiidorson
ville prisoners, and the Judge Advocate
announced that the case for the prosecu
tion was informally closed, the privilege
being reserved to examine witnesses
who may be found touching new matter,
and to introduce documentary evidence
showing tlie connection ofthe Rich
mond authorities with the atrocious
tivamcnt of captured national prisoners.
Mr. Baker, counsel for Wirz, then re
quested ofthe court au adjournment till
uexl Tuesday week, and proceeded in a
speech of considerable length, to present
Ilis reasohs for askingthc favor, the con
dition of his own and his client's health
being among them. The court, after
deliberating with closed doors, decided
t<i grant no further delay ofthe proceed
ings than till Tuesday,' and uiljournod
till that time. •
In the Alabama Convention, OU Fri
day last, the 22d Inst., an ordinance was
passeil recognizing the fact that slavery
had ceased to exist, declaring that, ft
shall not, hereafter exist in that State,
providing for amending the State Con
stitution by striking out every reference
to or recognition of the institution,'and
making it the duty ofthe Legislature,
at its next session, to pass laws protect
ing the frcedinon in the full enjoyments
of their rights of person and property,
and to guard them and the white inhab
i(ants against the evils liable to result
from the suddenness of emancipation.—
Another ordinance Which was Intro?
duceil permits negroes to hold property
and testify in courts. An ordinance di
viding the State into six Congressional
districts was also passed. A report on
the secession ordinance is to be nmde by
the committee having the subject ill
charge on an early day of this week.
A party of Western gentlemen, com
posed of members of the Chicago City
Council, with scientific and business
men from that and other cities in the
West, are making a tour through the
Eastern cities, examining the institu
tions and appliances best adapted to the
government, health and comfort of a
city, witli a view to incorporate desira
ble features in their municipal system.
On Thursday they were entertained by
the Mayor and Council of Brooklyn.
Friday they spent in visiting the Mor*
gan iron Works and examining the
Dunderberg. Saturday they were the
guests of New York city, and in com
pany with the Aldermen and Council
men, visited the Park, islands, prisons
and public works and institutions gen
Bishop Atkinson, of the North Caro
lina diocese of the Kpiscopal Church,
in his recent address to the Council of
that State, urged a reunion with the
Northern Church. He also spoke iv re
gard to Hie changed condition of the
colored people, and insisted that the
fact of their having acquiror) their free
dom did not diminish, but, on tho con
trary, increased, the duty ofthe Church
in caring for their spiritual welfare. He
even urged proselyting among the freed
men, and said that colored congrega
tions should ho raised up throughout
the State, so as to give them the "true
doctrine of our Lord Jesus Christ, in
lieu of the vain janglings of false
There is a change in the aspect of the
revolution iv Peru at the date of the
latest advices, and things looked favor
able for the government of President
Pezet. Chile waa ijuiet, and was mov
ing on rapidly in her career of prosper*
By and progress. The revolution in tlie
State of Panama had been suppressed;
but there had been 11 rebel invasion of
Santa Martha, another of the States of
tbe Columbian republic, causing great
consternation among the people.
The steam propeller Ooeanus, running
between New York and Providence,
collided about four o'clock on Saturday
mornlng In the Sound, when thirty-five
miles from New York, with the sloop
Jacob Duryea, cutting the latter hearly
in two. The Duryea had on board three
ladies, two men and two children. Of
these one lady, Mrs. Sarah Davis, of
Port Jefferson, L. 1., and her two chil
dren wire drowned. The others were
saved by the steamer.
The journey of poor Uuiglini, the
mad tenor, from Paris to his native
town, is described as'most melancholy.
He traveled in a special car, between
two attendants, his face livid, his eyes
immovable, his hair whitened as if witli
age, and his body confined by a strait
jacket. He did not talk at all, but only
burst forth occasionally into hideous
howls. There is no hope of bis re
The reigning Prince Michael of Scrvia
and his wife, the Princess Julia, have
separated by mutual accord. The
Prince lias had no children by his wife
The Princess Julia, formerly Countess
Hunyady, is twenty-eight years old.
She will take up her residence at Vien
na, When the arrangements concluded
with her husband before the separation
will enable her to maintain a large es
The new sidewheel ocean steamship
Saratoga, intended to run in the line be
tween New York and Kichinond, was
launched .Saturday forenoon at the foot
of Houston street, Fast river, with com
plete success. She is two hundred and
thirty feet long, thirty-nine feet breadth
of beam and eleven hundred tons bur
Tbe Italian opera company at Baden
Baden bos been unusually successful du
riug tlie season just closing. The prin-
OflV-t-s theb**t t. run t.> totntamkrkei In ini.e* will
itaaa*j sasraaaoad willi the grnutal mlivrtiaiiia rastaiii
Utt'i . itlit*. ,
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All transient a.lwfl*nfiinits BSJBASktJ in advene*—sll
■llll'M monthly.
•i|nil assures* were Mosduniew (.'barton-
Demeur, Viardot and, Oastelli; Signers
MiroUui, Agnest and Delle-Sedie. The
operas received with most favor were
" l.aTrnviata," " Bigoletto," " II Tl'o
vntore" and "In Ballo."
A letter from Moilena announces, the
discovery of an autograph .Ms. of Ariostn
In thearchives of the city. It is bound
in volume, and consists of nineteen
leaves stumped with the ducat seal ol
Bate, It's a sort of cash book kept b.\
him, beginning from the year 152 ft, and
ending on the IMb May, 1825.
Colonel A. It. McK.ee, Cnlted Slni.
Consul nt Panama, died at thai place on
the.iti instant of dysentery. His fune
ral, which was the most imposing ever
Witnessed in Panama, was attended by
Admiral .Pearson, of our naval squadron
in that vicinity, and his olticcrs and
It is said thai Attorney Genet*) Speed
will not in future give consideration to
applications tor piodoli from robolsliol
resident ill this country. It is supposed
that the.effect of this will be peipiiuaJ
r'xpatrialion in the cases of many of the
extinguished individuals formerly H4*oin
inent in Jell. Davis' ''onledciawiW %
A new organ, of fifty-four stops, lind
three thousand pipes, built by Hall &
l.nbaugh, for the IniversalH Church
in Portland, Maine, was opened on tbe
10th instant, the performers being. All.
John K. Paint', with a Mrs, .Newton
Eritz as the vocalist of the evening.
The amount of Jeff. Davis's treasure,
ascertained .11 the Treasury Departmenl
in Washington, is said to be as follows
187,000 in gold coin, $9,000 in silvei
coin, mostly Mexican dollars, old coin
age, and thirty bars of silver; total value
slightly over ilon.ooo.
The London Metropolitan Builway
Company will be compelled lo delKToj
the house No. 27 Upper Baker street, in
j which Mrs. Siddon 1 died, and In which
I she resided lor a considerable time le
-1 tore her death.
Liszt's oratorio, "Saint Elizabeth,"
produced al l'eslh, was a great success.
A chorus for children, and duel, for so
prano anil bass are especially admired.
Liszt wears his clerical costume in the
streets of l'eslh.
A negro named William Jackson is
DOW serving on a jury in Brooklyn.
Persons who get drawn on the .jury can
now send colored substitutes.
A "letter" passed through the New
York postollire 1 isl week, from San
Francisco for Dresden, Prussia, tin
postage upon whicli was $172.40,
The members of the St. Louis City
Council are in Philadelphia. They pro
pose Inspecting the water, gas and sewer
system of that city.
t-i—.— <>**»—1
PinKiisiifiiii friMis . — The Efprea*
gives the particulars of an attempt on
the life of Dr. Thomas Withers, a nior-l
estimable citizen of that (own, by h
drunken Federal soldier. The doctor
was assau lied by the soldier on t best reel,
where he had alighted from his buggy to
get a drink of water. The fellow drew a
pistol, and presenting, said he \v.il,.
shool any man who was not a Yankee.
The doctor, thinking liim in sport, said,
"Well, Urn half a Yankee," and go:
into his buggy. Tlie soldier said "mill
a Yankee wouldn't do," and fireil. The
ball passed through the buggy,and grazed
the physician's head, fortunately doing
no injury. The doctor followed his as
sailant then out to camp, and reported
the matter to the officer in charge; but
tho fellow hud taken to the woods, and
had not been arrested at the last ac
The First Baptist Church, which was
recently struck by lightning uml con
sumed, is to be newly roofed arid fitted
up for worship at once. The cost of the
necessary repairs Is estimated at $.7,300,
and an additional sum of .*7,">00 will re
build the entire church. This will be
raised iv Petersburg, Washington, Phil
adelphia, Baltimore and New York,
from sympathising brethren of the
A delicate young lady on High Street
discovered a rough one, tall, tragic, and
poetic, looking in her chamber at a, late
hour in (he night. Her screams put the
"villing'' to flight. He was mi doubt a
guerilla or a ghost, and it is fortnnnto
tlmt he didn't devour the damsel, or
spirit her away, Perhaps it was a
dream. Young ladies.are much given t.»
dreaming, that they are ham.ted 1..
good-looking villians.
The draymen in the Coekode city are
on a strike the niet'dltsoujo re
strictions of a city ordinance. W"l>> »
will city legislators learn that it li best
to leave everything to eompetitilSit '.*
Thoy might as well pics mi ordipa|ie.<
to regulate the price of advertising 10
the newspapers or thefareal hotels.
The prisoners' in the Petersburg jail
made a bold dash Sfr their liberty'on
Monday, but-failed; . .
The Expr.cst tolls of n "colored phy
sician's" difficulties in collecting "doc
tor's bills : "Anthony Tooiiilis,'M ,'l.i.,
'colored, appealed before t lie Freedman s
Court yesterday with divers chums- in
his hands, which he wished to gtjtjudg
ment upon. Toombs said he hiidiiWn
practicing physic for thirty year* 1 had
no diploma other than the consent of
his former ni;.-tert. 1 pra.tirv; is sevSitty
tive years of age, and know? a thins. 01
two. He took "medicine by tlie head"
and mastered the science at
could cure ague and fever, and knOw-t
how to treat almost even-disease nawed
in Wood or Churchill. Hut hi- a-leai
difficulty exists ill llieci.lleitloli .U,lli.'
bilN due for his attendance. Hi- ac
counts embrace amounts from $5 to ST..
He cannot write, lint can read a little,
and thinks it wrong for pursuits fro* im
pose upon bim, fie was diieetul. t.«
summon tbe persons indebted to 'liim
before the court before the jristic.' ol
his claims could be allowed.
***** .
Din.inks.—James M. Marshall, Esq.,
declines the Judgship for Ibis Djstli.i
upon the ground Ii 1 fit he i> iiiialih'. |.>
take the oath required hy the Constitu
tion. — Let "tinry Mirrnr.
"(Jovemor Pen-point understood. Jfcr,
Marshall's tfoaftsi perfectly when he.cAir
ferri'd the appointment upon him. Like
every other Judicial appointment thu
(Jovernor has made every appointee' has
been In some way connected 01 blent 1
lied with the rebellion, • Judge M.v
shall, however, la tlie only one who has
refused to stultify himself by accepiniK
a iKisition for which he ennnoiconsiHt'ii
tiously quality."— ■ Alexandria >>./<•
Journal, Sept. -'.i..
"Spare tlie rod and spoil the • -hIM" Iss
uiiiloubtedlv a good maxim; in-vei'lli. -
less ilis a well establishud fact that Jony
rods make one Kood.

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