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Num r 44.. ylr sK ývPDk¶', FLJAY,APL~e ~ý }I . . it (r1'tAt I * lATTtQgM A4YS AT LAttW. Ofoe ikai d ,-. 4 l od d'k .,Str. Cor. Texas and Spring i., . 7l-*74yd , Ma*svDro7T. LA.` J. . MONC URE 'Attor> efy at Law, SIMrY ro3rT, LA. Ojer -witk 1L. 1W.2 Ngts, corwer of Mtilias and iafe*.et aeea.- "a4d-ly A s TP p. CRAIG, 4ttor '. bnd nalor ; lawt O ue opposite Post Ofior; s.HRnanysPdrT, LA. Will practice in the Courts of Caddo. DeSoto, a n'BoSiletr. I dl I ,.. .XU TT,. Attorney at Law, OpFcd, corier Atilam 4- Market Sreets., SIHaiwR PORT, LA. Practices in Caddo, Bo siier and D)esoto , n10-lyld L.EON D:. AIRS. TiiO$sO. POI.LOCK. , RS' 4- POLLOG6K. Attorrsgy & Counsellors at Law. S"kre'rieorl, Lta. SIA(U IOE in copartnership in all the courts held in the city of Shrove piort, and in the parishes of De Soto c(ue on Market. street ner iMilaln. n3-d-y. r t PRIVATE BOARDING. S'Travis street, Ignest Baptist Church. I.N; lo,,tt.ed in a retired nsU agl -re iale part of tlt: town, atordsi itesltl in dulltceIlteplts to Imarders, transient or lyrns. .nent, will find it a comfortable home. Fam-, lies or single gentlemen can obtaiin pleas. nit rooms, and day boarders will he accom i wedatod. s99v9 )Irs. A. 15. TAIrCo. . COMMIsSSION MIERCHA'TS ~------~. _ -~:. ------- J. E. PIEIJi.. J. V. ROGERS Phelps & KRe , Groeers & Colniission Merchants Cor. Comouuerre an Crocket sts.. J'Onez door above A. )l.. Hull & Co's. ~IIREVEroIT, LA. Keep constantly Qu hand a large as arti'nt of. 'aple anrud Fancy Gro ceraes, etc. Advances nmado on ponsignments to our friznld. in New Orleans. ulS8dly J.R. Simrpson. G. M. Calhoun. Minmpson & COlhoun, WAtREhIOUSE & COMMISSION 1MER CHAK" 'S, Receiving aend Forwarding Ageits, SHREVBPORT. [.A. Having lease4 the popular and capmmo dious Warehouise of 3Mears. Howard, Tally &. Co., and having had long experience ite business, we hope to receivi a share of the public patronqge, and pledge ourselves to do all in our Hpwer to five entire satisfac tion in all business entrusted to our care. All we as is a.trial. noth ASSOCIATrIONS. I. O. O. F. The rcgzlular Meet}i of NrEITH LODGE, No. $1, wre held on Wednesrday evenings, at 7 o'cleck, at their Lodge Roomoe Texpe stiect. N. s5uGMu a5 N. G. F. W. S SPJLKB,$Seeretary. a10 MASONIC. RHREVEPORT LQDG1 ofrr. and A. M. No. 115, mp.ts .1'. W Jo11., W. MN . J. H. Browunoe, rrec·JL . SBreee m Clbpuº ' "'!G'A. X. No. 10;~ mleets ma tk and tit of :lie Op4aQ ,month, at .} M. J. G. VYO; C aaxs T. C. Wa) ý fl ecordver. .ci~resao:Cccicit "R. 4ry;$ )l .Ne 6 elects onbe tat and 3d $etnrda of each Optst, at 7I-P. M.. '' : Ellj~i)rS * iio nrLevyRcoder. T..CGt.A.M Place of meeting, at tshMaaoniolfla .Texas street, over Maror's o@ee..n i2V THE .SEMI KLY NEW It pwe"abaed ewerW ti iasty aWd li day Isrr~g. Abe s pring, n e. Mary*.' ofot . ., E l2 s,"s , , E . nmua , (I Advape, - $4-," T e,e .6. 2.4 .. T a e ,eut, W n6 .elive . 2 Copies ne Year, $1,. The Above loa ratie are for the " War times ."nd oe." which plaoes our p15p within the rfech f e cery femily. INGZLa ;DaV C1 0 rr For aeb squasr of tw.6yIp flte or lees 4o~ Akl ,rain esion,,. ..........SE P'ot each additional i pm4,m, pr square ............. .......... a The privilege of yearly dve"rtips is strictly limited to their own Immesdiatt* ad regular iuine s; and the business f an advertising frm is not considered as Ihel. ding that of its idividual iweanbers: Advertisements published at irregular intervals, $1 per iquare for each insertlia., All advertisements for strangerº or tran sient persos, to be paid in advance. Advertisements not marked on the copy for a spefie l-time, will pe inserted sill for bid, and payment ezarted. TELEG R APIIC. We haveeas yet received but little by tulegraph of the battle. The city is full of rumore from it, the rumors were principally by the passengers frorp Jackson this morning. Who reported that Gen. Mladden had one of his arms shot of dew. Pro.tees who it is rememberodfigurea at·3airo some time since, was in command of luell's column.--BwlIl being sick and was taken prisoner. He states the vietqry was aoet eeiwplete-that we wil ltake their etire army, gun boats transports, e. Our b} velGen eral Albert Sidn7e Johnoteid fell a martyr to 'the caue of freedom: Ifo was pierced by a shell and Minnie b.ll while leading his pen to the thickest of the ight. Beauregard immediately assumed command. We have sifted the above from the ipu merous rumors in circulation and have goodreason to believe it is in tie main correct.-Vicksburg Whig, V. Memphis, April .-On last ~ri day night one of the enemy's gun boats passedlsland No. 10, and is now at New Madrid. Fighiihg cgmmenced this morning at fivp o'clock, near Mopterey, on the Teunessee river. It eas .a generdl engagement. Gen. Hardee engaged the enemy at first. Other divisions took part during the da', until the enemy were deferied. A large nmbue of prisoners were captured. together with 8 batteries. Te1,. Grant commanded the Feder als. The fbght as teudfric. Another engepeat is anticipated to-morrow. The pstiealars ae not known. cBRahmnond, April 6.- Rport of _ghtingaear Yorktown aree srrnt a1-day, It was generally credited that the enemy attacked ur lines at half past ten, aided by gunboata.. TIhe ighting ,oantinure till twelve, when the memay aeed ,.1 . Our troop stated 4."ia l Yitiatp . *Memphis, April, 4.-w A nyevere story occurred at Foret Pilew rpd i. The *stabt c n a Valer esl .d. a, wsbkl ' The. swne b of aer #sl t ed dows en s.' pes _ tip wsgk t.kwar " New 3a1 id, baawere:all maned by the- .snr - .and Gaap.p, rsany of thps w itbeaelotbes. Tlpy hav.e esved e Um-sthe BotldL " TheI s hwing of.IhadNo. .o .iil mtl*aaes, writhost esot. One o the L euemas, ,guboats and :tmmpests have besahbadly suagaed. o ibather r The seamy heae R' a sned Uqise city. .E dfences no t&e Isla" u a5 go*d moedition, ae the .eem.y ha~n - aebeid.M reason to kneir. :It was believed that the machinery of the famous gunboat Paton had been Sconsiderably" damaged, and that she had been penetrated by a ball w"ei Seat a liiuteasat in two sand wounde d ,igj or ten men. I ichmond, Apr4 4.-A lett r to 'tie Examiner says that Col.. Aihby r Wua.ghiting the enemy all day Wed " uesday in Shenandoah oogpty, firt in the streets of Woodetock, andkthen: in Edinburg. Ioat aevm iaess. The . enemy are advancig, Norfolk, April 4.-The steamer Jqra has, arrived at Portland with two days later news doom Europe. I Lincoln's emuncipation message - had been received in England. r Lord RussaU 1p praising the con, I stancy of the Southern troops, says ( I the Northern troops are weary of the 1 Swpr, and clamerous for forloughs. 4 Ba St. I16uis, April 5.-About 1 e 20Q0 of the enemy landed yesterday I ] at Pans Christian, and attacked.our f camp there. Seveial shots were ex - changed,. but uo body hurt on our 1 'aide. Our troops retired in good I order. The en.emy hburned our teats and every thipg in the camp, Sev-. ,.1r houses have been struck by the I sihells of the enemy's gunboats. k. t launeb, with one aundred men,,esmei in Bay $t. Lotuis and captured a k schooner and, cut the telegraph cable. ' Houston, March 31.--Dates ntm ' "Mesilla to the 7th. report Sibley's I advance to be at Socoro, thirty milmg t above Fort Craig. half way between Mesil~, and Santa Fe. Letterse- t cei" e4 from our troops state that New t Mexico is practically in our hadnds. Sibley is advancing on Santa Fe. a Nothiap from Fort Craig: we elpect ' it is probably evacuated. Browns- ' ville hates to the 20th state the Brit- a ish frigate P etog, 56. (oet the Rialto) * Admiral Teasham, anl corvette Ber- t thold, six 80-pongnexi, Commander I Jonquiere, is off the' io Granue. t Admial Teasham d visited Browns ville and sympathres with our cause. He says .his mission is to keep the mouth of. the 1%io Qapde open to the trade of the world,, a llhasards. England is repored to hJave with drawn from the alliance against Mexicq. A .lLet , 8d00 ns i 't Vera Orus, expecqing to sail mme diately for New Orleans iad the 8outhlwk coasut. .Foua Guasroar u,.--O.r _I.- . ,asisippi leet, yelept a few month ae r the moalrSto leet,puusleqm to hbe b#1 foraelpa a tolsombly~spectuble oud lit wiUYleasn, by Irtiug to ouru.F I ve4isezents,tha tup oMre gauta bts,' ~t ,wo I , I 'IIs.4ui tap...4 " Na.d I Mi.-'mdl.Wo a I: Plictte the irrim w lith, pgo i a y W,***e.r* * ta1 .. Tid* .he iw ~4 .A ýit 4 wu g tlyp lAe hYs (tA : , out snlmap hepelg ia 9aai Do.ei ; " aut~o-tO. t 4i , O tt s n g , i ek i m e o m - stau his supr em ea Olbq asp. Hisr woodean y i. w.l lS his moitr la t " iW t 4 M IleP be obihs! aofhs duy - the. YirgipAwete ous untso " gUw4e* k no h4ey knbay ,ow agiiy to be used. Ton 4willawl " between the Feds, sad the Coe4. as to whiph rrl a t beoable e ,to i these iron ams,' ad is the green pumber. Time now is everyti,. sped Tape-iThe followlg from the Atlanta Confederacy exposes bet a single one of the many instances of official batprted to pev et p'si' tical ammesuss, which' have ocaur red since the beglA ig the war. It is tine see man sense should rule: '~oe' las niiteet display of tapE and W eCl at wisdom came in this city last Wednesday oevialy Elevea ear loads of gbus and am munitien were coning up tie Geot giSroad, en route to a polat whre we know they were badly needed, It may be that our ave men willi have to retreat from the enemy for the wanut of arms i their bondsbe fore this reaches the eys of our readers. Due notice was given, a splendid esnine e was sred up here, ready to hitch ho to them the onoment they arrived,"aid pushl on with them to their destinetiop. Two of the cars became disabled on the way, ,sit were left 4 Social Circle. The engine was about to; take the nine ears of arms, etc., and troceied in haste, when an officer of the army stepied up and ordered that noue of them should be sent un ess ali of them were sent at the sa-he time. It was urgently. repre sented to. him that our army might suffer a defeat for the waet of gqs and ammunition, unles they woer4 at once sent on. He was persistent, fnd thus. nine car loads ,had to lie hbere twenty-four hours to conform to the rules of the red tape. Erarxiuow of Ort eArtI AL LAW. '-.-Oret many persons in tire cityi thotught t first "e1t eaartial sla* wemild be limited to the segulattim ahout the closing of odbeekouses andi the taki. of oasths c4q iesauce. BEt we knew vwery well thos- people wee'r ,p error, ag4that bf ae4ks 1hi mi tary .e lwouid be * tendeol. -We' havein ser papmr tuadily fo'r aror dilrkemn the Prvoet NKaishuiIsa o on :to,,bphant hg ig hbuse., mxitmer 'teac in peper eriraecy tendiuq to t -' .` TIrhe free colred saies ueuus by th. pa,. iS~~Q I Jeqca~ *srn - t i ini A* "dja% emtAm tfr haviug4.,n$i e power and' fotejbt emm~&. *3q te a - - 'Te n do e Radw 4ehm of the peeple ." v op A h Pave, "Ae d44 . tri thue Sa ft. the w9 gaf s , mss' ,iWer Ur die to tbie a-w bielt that 440 waliib' Ir Etire se~dbrt..iaf jqý.,ºp tiw_ of e "m 6 whiobi the ke i. g w : ha ei in~tesct.4 ended hwhis mgsi hey e.ibmpd; iwt aou dq.eo. to the recent reverse! which we have . stated by the Esuiner: we learn that the oEl feljt of ,the eiý9A~~qfat ourt ' Snagawtato~m p vq adequate to . lyinc all the mtt of the Gkevrawo uottidamIu. the mnexPect . ant i u· hoc. in crease of eqpendittures =reetl fnis the great augmbentatien in the eces variy meons .1 4sfo..a 7ie oexeit exhibits the ratifnt~ fact etht we have no doatig debt; that the credit of the Qovepza ja usnluzmpehitq4..i that the totg expenditure of the Govermns et for t yemrlhas b in =maud nunmbewm. sue." b kd sad rsventy mzillions (fadmo,4sse than one-third of that tm waned by the enemy in bn vain ewfort to eowlajef W2-lese than the value.of &ai p article of Sxiort- the cotton rCp of the 'year. The Examiner u'so Bays: r iaae ddrosned tq tie~crbur of " are v' a pr iactd r z buorn cit d 'so the 'Noerth; ox g * MO idetirmi.edeqa deme. tht runles sosuigreat, dhlseuetipest~ irne rnposue., thoe fttemept *hisi w id ma jce, aheboat the miatdd. o mErt `aaontbI~r ipun1 opta' o *ae~~g. imeu 0dket ~lamn ms ati the debt oF the North ~ii~ ~p- t ready t wel'ks tdree~~i~C to be .x~6j~e. Pratt, of rylen~bd.