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t derate States. FOR PRESIDENT, JEFFERSON DAVIS, &- MISSISSIPPI. FOR 'VICE-PRESIDENT, A. *. STEPHE 'S, OF oEORIIA. EleCto)rs. For State at Large. Charles Derbigny, of O)rleans. Albert G. Carter, of ]East Feliciana. Alternate:s. James G. Campbell, of Natchitoches, (:. . L. uslier, of St. Mary. First Dish'ict. I)onuatien Augustin, of Orleans. ],'rancois Gardere, of Orleans. Alter nate. Second District. Tanes P. Freret, of Orleans. J. C. Ricks, of Orleans. Alternate. T) ird Disftrit. Edward Duffet, of Ascension. Louis Bush, of Lafiurche, Alternate. Fourte Distriet. Win. R. Barrow, of West F'eticiana. Cyprieu Dupre, St. Landry, Alternate Fifth District. I:1rtholeiuew E gani, Sr., of IBenVile. Hlobert Hodges. of Bossier, Altternate. Sixth flistriet. S. L. Chanhliss, of CarrolT. (.rinn Mayo. of ('atahoula. AFter.natec. - -- - 1(---''T-..-- S..- -- .... - o ti ltl FDITOR: AND 1'IPOO HO i .. . ~.-~- ·-- -7: .. . .. . Wednesday, - Oct. 16, 7F61. A letter from IIelcna, dated 11st tl 1it.. -savs that Col. Henry L. hi-ico ,:il nhlenly on that moriniig of :t,,plexy. lie was antomg thin o}dest l:ha;litaints of Arkansas, having em -·r:ltetd to that State while it was a r :,rritory, in about 181x.. 1-e was a native of Rticlumond, Va., anld hReld :.:mny respoisibile o.tlices in the lute " t',rritrv., as wll as State ,t Arkana kYesterdayl morning we hltd a dampl, tinme of it,--drizzling rain. Thle weather fur the past week has beCu very chlangtiablC. lThe town vester- t .lay i ,Vke,,l lively, there being a little !:'tsiness transacted. -\ cynical writer asks, "Wlhen will . I,,en cease-to alnke fools of theim -, .s. !" Probably when . menI ..s to make tools more than w'o Sr!! otf sele. ,omeictirfmes, in musing upon genius i:1 its saimplr mnanifest.atielus, it seem ;it thiegreatest of human culture c unsisted chietly in preserving the ŽJlow and freshness of the heart. 'lhe Southern Sehtinel, .publiihed at \VWitnfiheel, has changeil hands, it I',ues 1 to us bearing the name of the , Comnfederate Strtes," and miuelh itn pIroved typographically. WVs. wish ti h,' "resent l;oprietyr, HIensay ,. 4 reer, E*~g;muelh ~ncce-ss. ad.ce by the overlaud nmail f'ri ahlif6iia, state that fouirteel famini lies of emigrants, numubering. over ,ne hundred persuns, wex. inhumwanlty tmurdered~lby Idians at Fort Lake.. 'The New Ol1eans banks have in specie $14,173.258, short loans $12, M'31,101,exchange $3,438,159. T'Iieir oircttb ti n is 96,481,816, .deposits I 4,2096"i12.. ibe 4y is' "And stilt Anostber' that So .st do our forces gain victories ro oveor ose Qf the exemwy at becomes almost a matter of :impossibility to franf keep an accurate minute of all their µhoj ,uoceses. Victory upon victory.is = continually being heralded to our c Southern people, and the glad tidings Ft ae received. wiith no great demousta- frri tions, but in the breast of each indi- fail 1 vidual a feeling of pride arises, un expressible in words. The enemy, doubtless has, by this time, conclud ed that Southern blood is not easily made to flow without resistance most terrific and disastrous to a foe. Thl is noti is not all, for before the ending of . this war, they will be the worse beaten will people on record. .wil The last engagement reported was inute at the Passes, below New Orleans, rtil as published in yesterday's palpe . or n on which occasion, the eenemy was is treated as in all previous engagements I dist they exhibited their valor by turning their faces and dispersing in "double l,,c1 quick time." So much for ,.ing in vreiti the wrong. he 1 If the federals ever intend to gain l : a victory, it is about time they wNre in t putting their wits to work to anconm plish it. They are doomed, it alppears I to meet with disappointment in every hay encounter they have with the forces ve, of the Confederate States. In every bua engagement there falls into the hands pas of our forces, arms, amunliti 'on, etc. uta in no trifling quantities, fully repay ing us for our trouble, and thus, in isteadt of injuring, they aild us, and ter keepT theniselves busily employed clh tetc' tainig those requisites for our beL- l"u . fit. When they attempt carrying a:u oaur their grand schenlls attachel to the the so mucht talked of expedition, ple , they will be found lacking in tlhese of ts thlte were in courage at Maa-,sas. .at Now that our frieeds in the inte- 'i Wil rior and in 'T'exas are caitn.nciig to l la.ake tlheir appearuance ill our cit y to «i ' mnake purchases. u 'n wo'dd dirct da t their attention to our adv',rti.r-:rs. AnbLrotypes can be had at 1)-1.' L f tosen, 'Texas street. tie (t rroeeries can be. tound at Mte:rs. te, - Simu p.ou & CallLou's, 1'heLps & I-- (; a gers, both corner of Milainstreet and ac -the- Levee, and also at L. Bear's on of l T'exas street. (heod artiches can 1be,) tobtained at those' es.tablishnunts. E I)rugs,good andl fresh, willbe tofuni di at Messrs. Smith & Lewis, on 'I'exas a street, also paints, o,ils,. etc. i. ' ,]' Wacntches ; nd Jewc~ h', ehithr I'. 1". 1 Ii L. -Frank or V. LShidet, both on 'I'xas t 'ii street, will be found the right places III ,r- t, visit. Tr hboth of thteir. tle Hardware, Iron, or castings, oft'the' 1)'st, are kept by Thomas WV. .TJnes, ill on Texas street. d m- Marble shop, W. Hecox,.on TeI'xas .en street, has beautiful sperinlens of 0'- marbleh works. i; Restauratu-i,-good ueating- either tl ins the " Confederation," or "Jehble's" h •"mI botll on 'Texas street. are Private Boarding-Mrs. T'intor's, he on Travis street, adjoining tihe Bap tist Church. t ued Ladies Shoes, best quality, and it home made, Simon Eirman, Market 1 the street near the Post oifce. ish The New York Post of the Ifbth h ult. says that seven hundrie& and twenty-three letters, addreksed to persons in the secede1 States hadi miiu been received awl deBtaind at the mni- Post oltee that week. • Of these, no ver less thur three hundted ad sixty-two nLy were received ton the 15th, and a large ke. part of them were brought bIy the Africa. ,will. gree that e i anlmi detail one or two x ofs in ehrs to go horns an4 get of socks, a pair of panta' toi n at and .a blanket for enca , ,;'and attena ' to i teiteiit transportation and .delivery of the for th whole. By this lneans, it is supposed, t thi SthLikil2kee weeks the whole ar~y , CL he wiell prov ided against winter It cop., · lhis:. clothing will be in ad- by t dition to such as the authorities can i fnirnikit; an d the two supplies cannot fail to Mhink' our soldiers comlfirtabhle. tirst Richmnond Whig. the i The Militia Drill. - Th'is imupurtant. step has been lpnt into execuition, and we are pleased to 11 notice tlut nearly every person sub- 1" Sject to tlhis duty comes lorthl with aý will, some few pVrhaps endeavor to tir evade it; very few we trust. We \ - intended suggesting the propriety of Brt ' drilling the citizens of Shrevejiert in or near the city, for. when the order is issued to assemble several luils . 4 distant, we think it unrea-,nrable that Sa punctual attendance should be ex e pctcd. «Ve understand. hlnwevr. -, S' with much pileasure. that this will uot .i11 lie the case ill fittutre. Sv'stii is re- two S illisite iu ever -, thing. let us have it iit C in this. Persorns leaving New Orletuans now, Y have to, get a passport fromll the (;o 8 verl'nor's otiic_. Captaints of stcaim Y boats 'have been iotitiled to take ln, Is passengers foir that city, who may be ll c. untko.wn to them. [l a- Affairs in Lower 3Iarylaid.-A id gerintleuian hilo with Lis tinmily, et i- tfieted a very telltpesttnls anlld per :,; t escape fiit'llt Marvlanud, reachled here yesterday, and reports a contiu anllcl; the Yankee oult rages ui poi to the iights and liberties iof thle pI.. In, plh--of this gallant State-.. I'roperty a of aill i, seriptionis-slaves, Lis/ s,_ cnttle niid plroduce---were being daily. seized upon by the ruthlelss invaders. t. t'he .alctity at Ipivate dwellinil_" tii was no lhnger recogniized : and itn dtividtnals, sutspeted of sm nlat lhizing i" to with the oiuthl, were ieiint. evrvilI t" dtay arreiited throughout .l -. State, t' anili th .rie1,d itto Con tie1Nrnt. l." TIhe nIlltor'll. )n artSickles lad tii eil his "l'rigade"l' of rutlians ci- a tirelvfromui (,harles cinttltVy. nudl qiuar r _ tered themi at PJit'lalway. Prirme( to ,- Cor,'-- col, tut. Siekl.es himaself. lld aceeV a :lied i a ie: .st g l tl4- telr1uentit of cavalry, left a dlay or two ago,' on a recoJItmoiteringL e'xctrsionit to litdd's Sl'oiunt, which is directl opposite to E.vanxsport. '1T"h e,1 'ject of the ixplie uI dition is said to lite the. surve .'tof anfl as avuiilible site for tthe , nstructiont of etitretnchiiteiits fr, iii which to lopposeD atn ntelptto enter •.larvlad iLs that . poilit. Le is said to have dic'l:ared gas that the L.ilicoln (I uverlitalitt was . , alouiit to erect strol.' tirl'titicatttins, extending. ftrol leudld's f,,oint to lit dia ll' Iead. t l' The citizens if Alarlvand. are re p1', prt.ed to have become excee'dingly d;sponudet ill their ,xiiectatious of ma aid trout tlh Southeril (,ln fetdleratv. Joope d'l ,itrred has sickenledi t.he heairt of hthe noble oldi State, anid the fear is gauitiIg ..gotuiid :atitlg atll Clatuissui s, heri that tle '$tate will e ideserted by ie's' her sister's it the South to the brun tail dtlSl:t isut of Lincoln, Seward & 1 .Co. It is feared thiit unil,.s gison ar's' nidedlea:uy intfiuttial citizens will "p be relutitantly cuonjelled, f-r thepr |' tection tiftleir fhiilnlies aIid their .ro-' and perty, to takt' the uit h of all, iau're, rket as Lioss Viinas, Esq., has ,lreaiy J-'tqjuirer. and Arret of 'a !Pr1cuhr.-T'he JAk I to sonport (Ark) Horald ftirmeishes h|. had followig : the We learii from a gentlemnan. who passed through this place a few dayts since that a reacher had heu dot~c -two ted isauing ouuterfeit money in Tti large lip, Dalia county, Ark. He had, been the arrested, axd all the necessary tools tfound. It was the determination' of the citizens- to:hnng him. He im tsy ilicated, inierl .planters, no doubt.to L at- divert the vengeance of an outaaged it a peopleo f-isited.upon _n;, inuke bt the ruse did tidt, win, Ad. qre e ts le ha bhee made to ptull' Won.. ]Recruiating " Notice. Sis " bytit frendp of gapt.am. Vtcia c p iary hbims its dtit a K. A w~h Are' R1. deli of limartunes wit'Prhnl for their Con er, itl report themselvesn il at the Confiderncto in the city of Shreve- rish port, vIhere their nawme wil be rTeeivedmand veti particulars of the service given. tRecruit~ag t~iheers will soon be establishled by the under nred at other eligible points (1i? in the adjoining districts, timely notice oft which will be -given through the papers. I O -uiforms will ie furuished: those who 'ruIt tirst report tlhemselves will, of course, be the first supplied. H. A. DI)E1"V. nan ,Ctltf TOM. T.1'. BEAL, r-1 Branch of the Citizens' Bank, (" t vteltlon'r, :' Sept., 1861. I Y 'ý1141 T BAN K will, hereafter. ]ay ate it and receive at its muntmtr, r1/ pr. the 'Treasurv Ntes orf the ()Cant'de- the rats .4tartS, anld tihe' Notes of the other HIBank, of New )rlhtans. (Ownrs of papIer deposited in this 1) f Bank ttr ctllhctiou, unless willing to dat S.t governced by this regulatiin, are r'cjtluwited to vitlhdraw the same- N ILG. I IR LAI'VE, - s -l-tf ('sltier. S- -- ---- '1'. o0N C TIE.C The1 Era No. fi, Captain V(: t.lehn K,,, s, will rt1u 110- ' twt.elt this plats and New )rheitnn.a in givhng through bills of Lading. Oct. 12th 1SGI . - V. SJHIDE )7T; 31 - Watch aiaker, o JEWELER, FillI ATCIEL. JWII IlY., AID I)[AIONDS, th S- TEXAS STREET, 1 L11 d t Brltwau .(.ipring and M auket, e'sit S t IEVEI'ORT, IA. - V ateltws and .,.welry Rupair,- i ' aI u Vt rratlt td. I l- ly - -- - -- ------ of I· ti l \otice. t, The mnldersigit'd leavesa thid even ing iun" ,r Virginia, the l'h lsicians of 1 this. place have kindly ofr't'd to at- of ' trl t" all calls tfor m. E 'I'. H. Morris ehilng my autloriz - ageint dtlrinl tal? t,,mporarv abl)soncI. tr- \. H. WILI.IAMM. 31. 1). l, i S hr -veport I ct. 10th 1 it. - t. ,tt - - -- It ul Watchtelaker and " .Jeweler. ,, P. F. . FIl \A.K, S- l ýent ./;r anl .. LITT.ILAf1R. I of Dealer in Fine Watches, Jewelry, l it mrLr' Brazui rrlirrn, P./le .p'trc tr.l,., et,.. .1// -mod, I1 al dre~e "+r r ttrated for o re .a/'r. ./ob icortk 0,at/ll a-',,r , r t'/l'd. l- Texas Street, opposite Childers & Beard's, S111E.V E-'t) 1I I,. re- Vol. I nl,-.;---ly. I -I--O - - . rof(> ,Fil'OHize Hollle Idludstrv. art I nooa olloM .21 , r TADIES' SHOERMAIKER, ' lS lrrtaa'rc s arkCet, ncar' Poa(t-jic,. by 1"ILL give .-pecdal attention to making )U- I` 't,.e, t;r laulies anld Misses, and & ho!,.. tt, receivei a libersjal" 1tronage, in. this newt entttJrlp'ise. .Repaiitipg neatly e'et edtl at hott noltice. mlt * ¶he ihroprietor. The cerq bealt Liqaows kept at thie en Bar. . nlO-dy lools 'Im- PA.RISH .SCR.IPT, Orl nal) 11. 1967, bt.to drmawn in favor of J.. K. bAe moing d r the agseum ot 6 o.'tI and bearing date. kitne'olh S 1861. Tlihe. finder will please leave tihe samesmitlume atthe Oonfed n4atIitdshe aut11QrL..d.. .t 1 n TI., RLLD eA IAR.i * cAlndidat4bttor ;411F.1 !V1, ..ft lit, !':: ritsh of (-addt,, at tiio , 1.ttiIUL ii N,: voetaber. - - ( i tFN)ItUJl I I. ('I! I I,)flS ftr ~ We are auV. ,r zI.i )I i.i n' at', III ill' I .tPgt... +d \\'ll ii n"-cccticn%, to hll e 1'.~ intihur, iiuptlc 1't11:: i \'."i.ti' IiaS l tlliz's( t., a11.101-r 1)51 Af. W.. Lt I-F.NS, t .iti ý (latezt' '' til' e , It il V ct h" 1 il.r a::;t"'1 - o uti! XSSIKS~tbt Vi. fI"r111,t il I'li i l lU tit 4)11..111~ lt'l c RW1 V tilt' ltittil:1lt,'.Id - an mcutti II date. W. II.e Nt. ie1iA.( tivltA.O. Iritali Ilad. . i . atlit .Jh : 1.:.l I".. 1« fll t u l i tii st~lI'I lt.I+ i lu1 l U I. '1' l.I . tii Nat1cl .tl]Ie'.a.- t iti e;lifr ri"" i ltilt it I i ittl tL t 1K EI;N Alt)1:1: lacctiui l on th- firt M hi ltli iit X Vtcnibe1'. \\"." arl" nltllrhorizl.tl to a\2i 1:('( it! nal ilrC :Il C. 4. ('Ii i )(.t l 1(i1't11.. 4.1t' \'I. art. :ttllt<.Cri::ci to flllci\1:n' o For tii. f ot ilic" of Ah."rilC .:st tilt- ,'l -1t W e-~ ilvI1'(· h(ltll c%.i% t to ;111211olillr," A i tile lllili"uj t:iectiul. trol tlidatt" tl·· tl l.ý u! ict. of i~it. 1'111. at !11,; .el L C R .A1' tl1" )reelt in u·tl 4'onfederatiolln 1stauraunt. A.' orin ri / ; ( ' ,,rl tt C(,'n f/" 110,,. "S/~ (r c J,,., I. L . a ,,,\o i, anx , ii L-,, n i'r h t , a c ,1. ul , ,lation ,fl the l ubli 1. 'l rc nr ill , , f')uud t,, best t gameu. liI,. N-tr ulland ,.v, rv'hi 1 that th, If~.pr and Nw . € rlhetus mark,.t. a;f;rd. 31eals frn;l iýhtdy, at all hcurs "l'ay " nigh t. F amilies "f,1 i , rtie's Nil cUto. nfr: rn 7 'c"k, M Util r 1H4 ttndersigned would t re '.ut' fully int; ,11m the citirzº"nsof Shrc"%,; port an"i vicinity, that he has open i a Reek, i liArl 'c: on Texas strleIt, "ear Market, whel- he is prepared at all times to, satisfy his fricuds and custolners, fi'n, 7 o'clork, A. 3f. until 1 t, 1'. M., with watrm or cold mealz. ["'To Unotrd,,rs by the mouth or week, a liberal deduction *ill be mad,-. v1n54-Gm J. A. JEIfLE. THlOMAS IW. .JOS. (2 doors below . & . fJacobs.)' Texas Street ShrerefPtrt, Louisiau. tIAlJ.ER IN ; arIlwar e, Iron, Castings, i M1bcaekac ' * 'ef TQl"r'l4.c . Oandnps of. all kibdsu:onstafitlyoet a~id.rtwaade to ordtr. -o-d .