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ch mlim mu mi| itii: liuellia—ni Humeri mid tnnon- m men
iif Har’iinl, linn any mlwir imper in iii e-mniy lyo
** I. h k Ho.|ntil” nr iillier otoioetm or “ l.oHery” adver
ua mania will n|i|irK' In our rot'ima- at any price. A
I n mtHtSer A •(r -averin.,. \M Utt ilu-ir p *pcr in ad
vanoc, .mil conanqui utly are Jmhl thn elms ndvonl-ar* do
•ne ■ ra icli. . , .
The a-urn inn nf np cihi* midlaitiiaM ddaenintni
l ilnci-lcil I*l llie lie Ih-Ih. •II w i I . <1 * w i .
T Oar—psdwts.
All i-nm-nunlcsil ao ir |,uilirti'>n must ha aeom
pi..id w lh On- mil iihiik* >ll ille Hti ho , or n mien,
lion will he pi-il mih'iii. Tim reil iiani" o' ilia onilinr
will iioi bo iiulilmii'il unlen ilenred. bit wn rann.t
coiieni m tint it com HUM call,am Uuieeawo know i lie
writ* r.
THE JtfeC&T STATE EIfcCTIONS.
>mib ana milub|W ni Issea alma ttw Da—
fratio parly hare carried tho great Stale* of
PWi3>'.|yaw 4,
,'rihk’h pint* X*lajfc*f last week.—
T;ia t* the -MiplWunksut of those States, as well
as elsewhere in the country, must hare been a
Jdfd disappointment, if we,are to judge hi m the
|f u • of their \*W, the imigy excuses set up
v tor- their signal detent. fiat lamentations are
vain—>he fiat of the honest yeomanry of the
country ling gone toy lb, mid Republic ms and
Aliptitiimists tpiy rend thiir'fate in the history of
|Ue wrongs which they have inflicted upon nn
u u 4, pairihlje people.
To secure live (JongrossicDftl Delegation in the
next Congress, the Stale of Pennsylvania was cut
#U>,by its A.lioliiioa Legislature last winter, go us
.Unit in ; their opinion it could'give but tlirce or
lour Dunn urn lie mcusLers. How well they have i
gnpooedcJ iii'thirtuV'k, the ballot-box hug made I
kittfc>4i ■; v '■ - \
Success wc will lei an (jhiopapeh speak. The '
litMi iii.u ili Enquirer says lli.it the Democrats:
have aU-cted fihrsn oi.t of (he nineteen members j
ot" Congress, mid adds :
■‘it will bywiljet-tgil ihst the Stale was so;
districted mid hi Hie last Abolition!
Legislature ibuX it yvas thought impossible that
Inc Democrats'could have'hut two .Congressmen
onto! the iifhcteen ! In despite of tin unfair and
rascally niiporlionment, they hlive carried a ma
jority.” , > (
The majority for Logtg<(Dcra.,) in the Second
/OtWJtrffisipnal Cislrictjis only SO, while that of
Pendleton (Dem .)iu five First District, 1,3ft0.
The Enquirer suites that although. Mr. Vallan
dil’ham ha* lu-cu di-feattcd by (he manner in which
-bii District was perry inwidered, lie lias been en- I
dorsed by the csnstitueutswlioin he represents in
Congress by a minority of 80 votes, an increase
<o f TOO since his list edf-ctjoti in 1860.
- ;Df the effects ,of ,thf, election jnslthct), the
Philadelphia North American, (Republican,)
mnyvi 'T; ! ■ ■■ *ii.,u •
‘ It is now xhfrilgteMy.iteOPSsary that the Ad
niinisTMti >n should take warning hy the. election. |
and reduce its expi-nw* punish its incompetent;
tndifirV (umiiiiindcrs; di-mi-s lazy or inefficient
eeciii-rvils, .mi reisv'nize its fi iHitWal policy in
* c ; War IS I pcsMrc the credit and currency
ijMhthiii^tfgtfa dhraftAg , i, i, j. ’ >
i.tlfnd ilicn, spink.s <il the !>>iuocratg s' “our j
tV'llow ci tiwetis,.” , ]
The PliilHiii'lpliia Journal in commenting on !
the article from the -AwcM American, draws tho!
following inferi'tire:
* 0 That the “truin'!pp” ape Wskenflbr to he consid- 1
.died ftt Sir the Rs-fi'ulilicans to “fellow I ’-ship 1
J There is a tan trsmiimif yof condescension
us fur wlijch, no doiilit, thie Democracy will
fcelflrtlv grattnn. These election returns have
At- wonderful effect on minds of some people I
<f‘£wc*t ape the uses of advemity l.’f j
-I V .—w ■Wt'll i i 1 i 1 -i’
* ' WABIBW&
* 4 wagon train sent from Cenfreville to Gen.
Stall! was captured near New Market, by a |mrty
of Oon’edefates on Tburtday. New Market is
oh tit • old Bull Run, battle field. The Southern
•v are fituning traiww to BriStow station’, on the
■Grunge Ruilruad, thirty-ode mites from Alexan
-i u
BotwdttylhdCfohfedepate Col. Johd Mot- .
igiati, at iM heafi f hohdrM cavalry,
made a dash on Lexington, Kentucky l , and cap
a| droops Stationed t here-two.bundred and fifty
••scaiied. Quite, n fignt took place before the
surrender in whigh the Confederates lost swveral
Titled ana wounded. The Federal lon sens fix
*iM. w W that Oolong Morgan, at
Jan i cco ints rfas endeavoring to joip Qeu.
,JI force near Sbnrjwtajrg.— J
It wu* exjiei-ted that Gen'. Marshall would move
ou and atlHcli the Eodwl troop* at Pari* last l
ni, hi. Lexington in again in poMektluliJC the'
®dfOtl*r*ap.l ut ' t ilobw xp £.n
|t(wu rumored n* Corinth, ili;, o B<ttf
dmy, '*hT the Co*fwl*rte Genersj Price W(* ‘
pilhering- a laii'e riiißiber ot troop* tit HJiy
S&itip, wsththe dsiga o’' tanking a movement
'dnwMne (aAat on tiicJdlwueipin AOldaJUHrMd.
It was also rumoretl Whttnhw Gonfcderrte* had
. WUde atratlactt On'ttie Federal troops' at fflkan<]
** 4sSlUft wl
ttttUwh ho hd artfred from MempMg %ir
days, ft is apprehended fait there Ban beta .
iNe '
’ The Gmtederates here made another raid into
•’fle*i‘urie, tM. tittle ltn Kwntas. the tald
army, which ■
cd. It is stated that the town of Commerce, on 1
She MMaittiri river. Ims I.erW diptured l*v the]
Confc || i(cs under Col. Jeffries. A?
; Btrfnrnd papers of the thafc-(bej|
to.'nfo*uteVrmy on the V\ijm? IVtomac jfftvs iiw
rnltJll mlH#posilion at thW L#l
i reiiorts the recent raid of Qen Stuart's cavalry to
j have been very suci-essfnl. The Confcdi-rHle ar
! my of the southwest, is reported to ho in good
constant
ly arrNKng. Krtf. Van>or Has been Superseded
in hts command dMff. Pemlicnoif.
Despatches from the Upper Potomacstatesincc
the recent rceonnoissauce towards Winchester
the river bus liecn tho dividing line between the
hostile armies West of Ibii'per’s Ferry. The Cbu
federasea nave pickets along the Potomac.
The Confederate Colonel John Morgan was on
Saturday last twenty-five miles northwest of
Perryville. Three hundred of his troops on Sat
urday captured a train of eighty-one wagons be
longing to the Federal army under Gin. Wood;
fifty-one of them were loaded. At liafdstowh
anuUie.r main was captured, but the number of
wagons is not know*. '
Late Southern papers bring interesting intelli
gence. The account of the engagement with (he
two Fed-ral gunboats near Wi mington, North-
Carolina,, is confiiiued. The Confederates claim
to have imd only two guns in position, but these
were of great range, the shot reaching the boats
when they were five miles front land. The
Southern a’cconnt of the recent battle near Perry
ville, Ky., says that,the fight lasted three days,
the Confederate army bbtng successful each day,
capturing many guns and n large number o
prisoners.
i; .<• ,
The Draft in Harftrd Cjunty.
We give below a list of the person lately draft
ed iu this county in obedience to an order of
| the Government:
j Thomas I’etersoh, Joseph Butler. James
Thomson, Brnjiniin Bunu-e, Janvtl Moirfe,
1 Ksehitl J. Hiclntnisoii, Charles Ward. John
James, James S. Lytle, Thomas .Martin, Wi.iiaiii
i Qumo, Janies Dowliu, Jr., Win. Colder. Jno. It.
! Singleton, Jno. Butts, Jno. McVeigh, Jesse Roach.
' Conrad Haines, Joseph K. Ward, Frederick fjnli
i ther. Jr., JL. C. .Michael, J. C. Fletcher, William
Durham, Amos rStreell, J. L, Hiihuril, Mm tin
I Colder, Tobias Slansbhry. Jacob (Vagner, B.
j Mitchell, Amos J. Day. Peter Galloway, Jr., Da
vid Tate, Timothy Baldwin, George U. (Jaimes,
R. li. Carr, Ijendersoji Kirkwood. John Preston,
John biiiiysir, Samuel Henry, Frederick Mays
Jno Baker, John Lewis, Luke Coiuioughtoti. Da
vid Butler. George Davis, James K. Brown, J. A.
Ewing, Johu M Blake, Herman tiiugk'tou,
Adam Martin, William Herbert, Cluistiau Mice,
James Wiley, Andnw Hull, William L. Whit
son, Michael Bradley, Benjamin Franklin King.
James Ledsingct Jr., WilKußiNoble, David Dix
on, Charles ii. A. Whil“lbid, Augustus Tied
, well. William F. Evans, Jesse Hitchcock, G. J.
■ Johnson, John Brndfield, Tiumias Class, Row
' land J. Rodgers, Tin anus Kirk, Henry Wilson,
William Canrler, William Cooley, Hubert Wil
son, Jarrell Moure* Robert For wood, of Wm., C.
T. Gilbert, Alexander McGomaS, Jobri Wood
row, (Jeorge Deets, William Beiiiilngton, Corbin
Goiflon, Jr , George Wilson. E. S. Rogers, Al
len Jones, Madison McGonlgal. Charles France,
Elijah Taylor, James Fhay, George Walters,
j Daniel Russell. J. K own id Walters, James A.
j lbiysj Benjamin' Jelfers, P. Swar-ntloWser, Geo.
! Wauoner, James T. Hall, Charles Whitaker,
N i'lioliis Wi'siin, Henry Silver, William A.
Waitefuril. John Lvnch. James Bin 1 1, H. Slit n
birgcr. Wjjliam (Cole, Amos .Siniih, Cbatlcs Ni -
'so.i, Willtani Boyce. James Wyatt. C 'lt. Court
' ney. Richard McNutt. Willmm Itiifl Daftiel G.
< Mk-lidi-i. John Nix, William N. Day, Win. 11.
I Carr, Thomas Hianiiau, John Joshua Mlrigii,
(Robert Hanna, Peb r Calany, George ituimii', i
I James Nelson, Hugh Smith, Joshua Rutledge, |
( Richard Wejitfler, Tbotnas Hitchcock, Janies T.
j Cole, William Smithson, 11. A. C. Levering,
• John Smith, Wakenmn IT. Richey, J. Casey. J. i
Huofmnii, J. C. Tucker. 1). Poaeil. Alla-rlOord, i
Barney Dutiigau, James Reed, William Thomas,
B. 1,. McComas, Fletcher Hill, David St. Clair, |
John ‘Balfey, Josephus Reed. Joseph Bnrckins, ;
Henry Shernmlotte, Michael S. Kelly, James H.
Harkins, Thomas Hollingsworth. Asel Toilinger,
Jos. Smith, Joshua G. Lugkey, RicUuni Dever,
11. (J. Michael, Michael Doiionu, William Flea-j
hart. Scott Riley, Benjamin Amos, David H. 1
Re nolds, William H. Rockey, Conrad Stokes, 1
John Adams, John Sadler, Anthony Rue, Wi;-
, liara Hollingshade, AlejXimder Jones, Patrick |
Bndley. I. T. BUey, John Mi e. Wil l intGriihi, '
George Ward. Alexander Kenan, William W.
GrolFec, Bennett Osborn, Charles Ci Smith. John j
Jamison, Isaac. N. Carroll. William EutbTd, I
Lewis Bailey, Thomas Arthur, Isaac Reed. |
William Stull, John M. Drane, George Quig-,
ley, Michael Whelan, Tboinag Pi>le, William
H. Stamp, of ThiHims. Gharies Baker, Amends
Patterson, Larry Keboe, Charles Sc ha iff, John
Simms, John Ret nolds, Hugh Corrigan. Benja
min T. Whitson B. IP. Wakcland, William
Oarri of Jesse, Ri W.' Holhind, ir..-WiliMfn
Haughey. Thomas O'Kecf, Patrick Brown, Jobii
Taptsli, William Chew and Idcnry Michael.
Tits CoKSTiTtmoxAl PiyioN —Those w ho desire
so aide snd reliable Democratic journal, pule
' Hsheil east of ns, should send fur the Const nation
al Union, publiehed by Thosmg B; p lorenee k
1 bo., At No. 130 BouTh Third street, opposite
1 Dock, Philadelphia, The Chirm it edited with
mm h Ability, and tdntiins liesidrt pitlitkal mitt- ;
ter miu b other ItafOftlmtion of Interest to'lhe gen
eral reader. Thdtatily Ik mailed to subs, fibers
*t four dollars per yfear, payalde In adcWncS ;
the weekly at twe'dollars -pdr kntim*of two
Wjtii 1M tawr • dulisM dnd' ftfty cent* * fi4 e l
'tajdM *7.M; tiki eOpfes, SI2;!W, end twenty
'MphMf sßoi ' 'M‘“‘ ->f(d .t-'-lov. odl
*4Ol * i. . h dni> -■■■>•" i.j , .is |i t ; oi
CJ T H* RWM(.B#W*B ‘-rWe bant roveivdd tile
IwM -s9*# tor. pitViiohed jby Samuel
Sd“ a . BuUjietrre, and
furwsbflf to o* one doJjarger annum,
fiaUr T, *nt wt|Um
agiicultural mimtWy ; it,deed, opt- of thfc very
Uwt fe.kapw of, for
well whiten, its matter well sMecM, agd, it
seems to us that iL-couid not fell to interest
—w r Mx.ic.it/ ffiit I
Uistm — —:rr** *ni ■ ji.tn ii . I
II WWos>ul)4 Imyo obtained*l(*i
4f the pwsooX Jantdirafted ,in
W *fouH have pnbliehed it las
bMj;B!*ol#la etp4 (Uat tlie names wen
001 J® k|l*f er, “ a Ihft newspapers of tijo coun
ty. We have the list jpfitpr, aud u*,meny oI imk ;
readers apjiear not to.have m-en-It—notwith
a‘aOiling it has liven published in ~H U Unit.
htaeit wfhiMlii ads i*M4t;
i Substitute* —Ni.v that llie .Iraft is over in
;i tlirccil v, the G'*vrnnaml has to object to
jf oflfceß ifj Inti optfe.l roi> iheSfturgfce of iirocuriog
St substputta for l|te se who want (hem Tile Sulk
K sifts ihuykiiiie igJircl'fAusiuessie living done in
I L llPft -4wUim<*i, and Mhu* substitutes
i have been obtaiuet for one hundred to two hun
dred dollars, audita I dm present indications are
that there are enough for ail who desire them.—
, Xhw being the ease, |iersous needing substitute*
it obtain them by making the proper aiiplh'A
j t >h ■ ■
SPEECH OF JOHN VAN BXIREN.
Wo clip fn>ill aft exchange tlie follows
ing synopsis ol a speech ilelivoted by
i John Van Rureii. Esq ,at tin immense
f Democratic meeting hold til the Cooper
Institute in the city of New York, on
’ Monday evening, the 13th inst., to ratify
| the Democratic nominations for State offi*
f cers:
He commenced, after stating that ho
iiad enlir. ly f covered from his long men*
! tal prostration, hy rending a corn spolnlciH.e
v I elweeu . .iihnsv If and (|ov, Morgan, in
1 which, ttfter tin* deicat of the Federal ar-
J mies before ,Wii-hiuglop, he offered his
5 services, us ♦.‘our Cap.ial seemed ns likely
! to be taken as I tin lof the enemy," stipu
lating, howevoj;,, to royeive no piy save
i his expenses, hut with ptivilege to with
i draw in the following contingency :
' “If certain ioli'ienee-, tiot now, 1 nust,
predominant should hercnlter- unliappiiy
prevail in the ml minis, ration of our Gov
ernment, the war will ho prosecuted for
objects which are unconstitutional, and iy
1' means which 1 look upon us unchrfstuiu
ami tufann us '
> The President of the United States
Was fully informed before lie entered upon
, this war of Mi. nature of the contest in
which he was going to embark Mr.
Van Btuvii proceeded to say :
“He had information from a source
, which never c uid liave deceived him in
regard to the struggle np.#n which he was
entering. On the 3d of March. President
Lincoln, about to he swum into office,
found himself in the city of Washington,
having reacln d it in disguise [laughter]
covered with a Scotch cap, and wrapped
iu a blue cloth cloak, for the lirst lime in
the history nt this country, the President,
found Idinscli in the city of Washington.
[Lughter ami applause.] On the 81
day of March, before lie look the oath of
office, n letter was addressed to him, wliieh
1 propose to read to you. 1 ask you to
notice, because 1 have not time to return
to il, the wonderful spirit of prophecy,
the extraordinary judgment, as wi 11 as
unquestioned piunoimin that actuates
every word and line of this letter.”
Mr. Van liutvn requested the reporter
to state that lie made this letter .uhfio
without the aniliorily of Gcu. Scott. It
is us follows ;
WASiUNcro.N, March 3, 1861. :
Dear iS-r; >■ j> ng that ih a day or
two the iii w ;'i idedt will have happily
p ose II hi on. a!! p> I’.'until dangers and
j find linns I. .n-:oi ed all honored sueees-.or
10l the great Waslrfngtnn, with you as the
till.ef of'nls cabinet, 1 bag Lave to ivpeaf,
i in writing, vvtiat 1 liave before said to you
f orally—lids supplement to my printed
L “views” (dated in October lusf) on ttie
highly disordered condition ol out (so
I late) happy mnt glorious Union.
To inert the rxtrmudinary exigencies
df the times, it seems to me that 1 am
! guiliy id' no arrogance in limiting the
i 1 President's Kent nf seieetioii In one ol tlie
four | lans of pfnei dure su' jo ned :
r L Tlir -ft < Il the aUI ami assume n new
desknati ••—the C n on parly ; ad> pt the
i cone liutory measures proposed by Mr.
j Oiuetideti or ike fence Uotivenu.m, and
my hie upon i’, we shall have no Hew
eac of sides Itoi j but, on ihe cutiliuiy, j
an early rutin n m many if nut alt of me
Slates which hive already hr.-kun oil lium
the Un oh, Wiiin ut some iqually be
nign measures, thd remaining sla\ hold
ing Stales will probably join the M. nt
gnniery’Cnidi'in incy 'in ie s iban sixiy
days—wben this eiiy being inch.did in a
foreign Country, would n quire a p nnu-j
tuenl garrison of at least yo.oOU troops to
protect (he G"V< rinnelii WHiiln it
11. Cnlltci .In, cum sun Inrt-igti goods
OUf/Vfc ihe'jiiiUft of which tins Government
has Inst I fie -con maud, or close such ports
by act oflJoWgrehs aml blockade llh in
■ 111. : “(Jliliquer tire seeed< d Slate I by
invading id mu s No doubt ibis ulfgiit
be done <u >Wo ♦.* vhivW yeni s by a young
and ahie General—a Wolle, a 'LKsinx, or
'u Hdclie—with ikW.UUU disciplined UllMi ’
I—dtwiihft ingi a Mill'd Idr garrisons, uni u j
ionic of it yet greater number by skirmish
ies, Sieges, inlfMs mid Southern levers aa~
The destruction of lito and property uni
tbe otln r siue wodld be'frigbrfui, liuWever j
perfect thj moral discipline of the lin'd-!
den. b‘
The eAnfjfnetti com; leted at that ehor
iimius waste < f lih.om hie Vo nth iNuim
wmi^NortliWetei-^—witti at least $28i),0f%,
01K> added ll.creio, hod cm bo no'( I‘ittecti
devote *ll ted province*! no* In be brought
info harmony wnll ilieir cooquhtors. but to
lb helj>lbr geOi ! r.<tiotu<, by Ifeuvy gan isoiis,
* ttt au espouse qoadi npie ihe net duties or
■ axes which it wouhl ne possible to extoK
from them—followed by It PrdtlTtnr'W uu
litomtm - iil d> v- : >/ •
IV. S-iy to (be seceded States, Way
foarif tiKke/k, liefam rt /xkii 'e
<■ Ih'haste t ye nhliij \vry ttcily y-onrs,
j .<■■■•/ >' Wittpißui tecoh’.
; • Jir. Vaa. hnreu C%s>jurt iite4.l(r S.b
tin* Administnitiori. drew a dishcart' ning
pic*lire of the diffieubies of llie war in
wbicb the nation is engaged, ainiisCil his
aU'ti'-nce by ridieutous sketches of D ckin
son, Freiii.-idi'Greelex. and the lli putyli-
iWtt pdtd a high eom|(Wnod
to General McClellan which drew down
enthusiastic applause. lie informed the
Mm Republican enemies of General Mc-
Clelhni fi'at-ii’ tin y would, keyp on >ln y
liitfi J’resnh br of the |l|ited
j orates. He denounced Mr. WuiMwiu th
jus bitterly hostile to General McClellan
; and as a disuuiouist; and ho declined the
■ pui'pii.vc nf the Deipiieracy to be to stand
I ly PiH'sident. Lincoln as loilg'iite he wditbl |
let them, and to stand by G* neral MeOb 1- I
lan wbetber he would let them or not.—
The most contemptible government on the.
face nf the earth he. declared to be the
Republican government nf the Northern
States ; and after making that declaration
he eiieil, “A ml now ho for Fort Lafayette! - *
He had heeii dieting himself for the Ih• t ten
months, mid thought he could stand Foil
Lafayette for two iii"titl.s. It could nqt
hold more liau five hudred, who would
not be missed nut nf the Democratic nia
jority, and fheu • lie fort would bo betl'cV
garrisoned I hint it ever was before
Mr Van Rureii aououiiced the follow
ing |.rugiainme : ■
1 “The cap tire df Richmond is the na
tiirnl resting plaw nf the war, and after
that is the time to treat of peace, and de
termine what will be done. 1 beii. ve a
Cnnv* li ioii slu nld be called. 1 believe
our Southern brethren ought to be imbed
to siieli n Convent;on. I believe Mi it
when Rieliu.-'tid i< taken they will be sat
isf.eil id tber inability to contest with the
, gigantic resources of the loyal Stans. 1
will not believe I hut they will Consent, to
>ec this great model R public, starting
only in its carper, challenging the admira
tion of the world, and the hope and
j light, of freedom throughout the World,
strangled in its infancy. I believe, that
under those circumstances, they would
come into a Convention, that we could
agree to live together under the Constitu
tion us it is or inure distinctly defining
what ir is. And if they wold, then 1
know that I am in favor of so amending
the Constitution as to’let them go, saying
to them, in iho language of the gallant
Scott :—“ Wayward' mters, depart in
pea(e" [Applause.]
Mr. Van Boren continued :
“We are told that they can’t Jive, am)
in my judgment tile Sou hern people
ought not to live, under an Abolition
sway. [Loud applause.] I would nut
live Willi them if they would. They call
upon us now to show that we arc not an
Ab dilion State. Thcyv say, throw usid.
your patty organization, your past, your
political contests, combine once and show
us that however you differ about, other
things, this pestilent faction can be over
thrown by you, and we may once again
i live in peace with our rights protected
tttrier ilie Constitution.’’ [Cheering ]
Mr. Van Rureii concluded with a Vehe
ment appeal to hisMiearers to slmw tfi‘e r
S. dull tin to cl It i eii this on the 4th of No
vember. He pnte.-sed bis conviction of
• hi* triumph ol the Democracy at the ct in
ir.g election, and sa d that what was first
wanted was that New York should see t>>
it th.it her Votes were depo.ibt) in the
ballot-boxes They should not lose then
time in talking if people did call tin in
traitors, bin £6 to the p. Ils.
, e, ... . ■, ; . I ~
Rules for Drafted Men and Substitutes.
Assistant Adjutant General Cieswell
has issued tin following general nidi r f r
tin*information of dialled men and rub
siililies;
Office op the A. A. Geserai, and Super- ]
IKT-NOUNI •* i.NUu. UtkXT, V i
Balhmi.it. Uclolnr 1 till, ISUZ. J
.
GKNhHAii Order No IJI Tin 1
time for the a ppeiirm.ee of die urn (Red
men at some place in their several rouo- 1
ties, under the direction-of a commission
er, is hereby cxti mb d to 1 U*n days from
the day of draft, instead of five days, as
heretofore ordered. 1
) 2. Any persoii drafred nmy offer a sub
, stilnle. either to the eoinmissioiibf befbn
! the day of assembling at the countv tvo
dezvous, or atlitWalds to tile cmniinilid
unts of general remlezvoi.s— provided that
no subs note shall be aeevftel utter the
iixpiratii n of twenty days Imin the draft.
Soeti Hubs l it life, if ho shall he an able 1
b .died mini, belw. cn the Wees of 18 and
45 y*ars, and stnrll gotr-ent' In writing
?(wiMi the consent of .bite parent or gtlhf
; dian, if minor) losubjeet hims' lf to nil
, the duties nod oliligtetions to W liieh Ids j!
prineipal would havo fnen ttlbj. ct hud be
persoimlly sci vwl, tehall be accepted in itcu
l of such principal.' Examining nirgupus
i iu the si ve at counties, and such surgeons
iat ihe gen.nil JClideZvijUs as may be lu'ie* !
j af'er dcfiguiited 1 , shall make the necessary
examination of every pi-rson presoiited as
a subsmuie, and np< rt 'tbeivon to the
proper commissioner, or uumuiaiuiuut of;
'rendezvous, ns Ihe .case may be.
3; The followii.g forms are hereby
pit scribed in relaiiun to sub>iiiutcs ;
Drafted Militia af Maryland— Suryrnu't
Certificate fur StdmtilHfet.
Tliis is to ccitify fhat I liVe ddly ex
itliiiued , who has
l.een offened hiTd substitute- in lien of
, in Mu di;.ft, d tniliilu
•d’-'Mlt' Sfilte of Marj'lmid joi' *
limi.lv, ARtSJMbfo M;'sWviei of fife TI it •
ile-, 1 Vrrtih: r' ybi'' ‘a'Ct of Luliglvi'S of
m§i lfd lia't Mid 1 "if'
in mi able-bodied man, and in all respects
competent to tin mililaiy duty.
Fated this day 8f , 1862.
i Jouneut of Snfislilufe.
t ■ ,of
in the Stale of , of the ngo of
jems, for divers good tmd wilnnble
consider-lbnis me thereunto moving, do
beieby eonseut ami agree to be substituted
in lieu of , in the dialled
in i lit in of t lie State of Maryland for
county, called into the service of tbc Uni
ted States under tlie act of Confess of
■ July, 1862, and to sul jeer myself to all
jibe duties and obligations to which the
said , my principal,
would have been subjected had bo perso
nally served. As witness my/tmud, this
day of , 1862.
Test.
Consent of a l y amit or Guardian of a
Substitute uho in a Minor.
X< / , parent (or
guardian) of f a
minor, do hereby consent that the said
, hot withstanding
his njinoritVj shall become a substitute
for , as per ahove
agreement. As witness my hand this
Vdtiy* of ~1802. .i\
Test.. By order of the Governor.
A. J. C’REbWKJiL,
Assist. Adj’t General.
LETTER FROM GEN. KEARNEY.
Allusion was made some time since, in
Wilke* Spirit of the Time*, to a let ter of
the late Major General Philip Kearney,
addressed to 0. S Halstead, Jr., of New
ark, New Jersey, which indicated a spirit
of complain in# military eiitieisiu, general
as well ns peisonal. -Since then. in view
of eommeiit made ihereon, the Time* has
published the letter in full, aS follows :
Haeb.xso.ns Landing, Aug. 4, ’62.
Dear Pet: —l thank you for your kind,
long letter. Yon v ,extend to me hope
You suggest w tlidrawing me and my di
tisioti out of this ignoble position. With
Pope’s at my, 1 would brsalhe again.
We have no Generals. McClellan is
the failuie I ever proclaimed him. 11<5
has been punished ju-l as I at omo eoin
prehended the moves of tile p.rth s. lie
wdl only get us in more lollies, more
waste < I Mood fighting by driblets. Ho
lias lost the confidence of all. Nor has
he a single officer about Mm capable of
bettering us. Sumner is a ••bull in n
china shop,” and a sure enough blunder
er. lost bis coips-graruilously at
Pair Oiks. He is not nmv in Ms light
place, and will he mueli worse. —— is
small brain ossified in a ••lour company’’
garrison on the frontier. He was not “of
us" in Mexico, hot in a rear column once
saw a distant flash in a guerrilla light.—
His skill is a my th, a poetical version of
his own part at Bud's linn, porter is
good in nu'uiv, but weak as water—the
apparent cant, of ail this disaster for his
want of generalship on the Gbiekalinminy.
and Franklin are talefiled engi
neers. They might make good Gem nils
it they and rstood the value of ehtnems
in their calculations; as it is, they are
dangerous failures.
When wai drink, lie had shine
few men drowned before Yoik'oan ]
know of im other le.it ot M*. Franklin's
baffle at W si Point was a most lunnway
fin kt t light or our*. His part nn the
Chiekal.oinilly Was on| ntil• nahle. He
•ojit over: a division (his > tyn wvs present
on that side out of tire),arid never inter
feted to pivicnt Hii'm. from being sacri
ficed by di ibb ls, tud rendered a prey to
their false pi.Si'ion, I was Imrr lied at it,
as des rilnd by General Taylor and all
others?
!s it surprising tin I I want to get out
of ibis iiiea* ? B snls. they lave Beit
me a Majm-Gciioralsli p, hki all the c
others, dating from July 4ib, muddled u
a batch of new and very culinary junn r
officers. Do they liirg< t that 1 was ap
pointed uvelfili en 'lm original list ?. That
I, mi the heels ot Bull Run, f'tic* d the en
emy with a Jersey brigade, in advance of
ail oiliers, McClellan, MePowell, it id
i mne rjevu*. m arly f> reiirg me back to the
••Seminary D > tf|. y forger me at Ma
nassas?. My J rsey brj.ade that inice.ied
with jmiic ti e ictieing cm my ? lias
W; lianisbipg neier come to <b> ir ears'?
o’n. tun! 1 really feci aggravated Inynnd
cnduniiD'c. J i-eip ine becomes degrada
tion if not wildid with justice. Patio t
ism cannot, amid all her saerilwes, claim
(blit of s if-respect Gem rals, victorious
Tit tfaw past, win not called jiti, to uxpme
tlieir troops, units" those Iniit* mep aie
fTlmir, kWilj -ilk4heir
chiefV pb uuilolf 1 lairtis if -it eir
on high nets. Oh. no! I jmTiecrcr
returning to 'be Tip,
;to tlie iuligtisis | lusty, ipirutiecd, to my
cherislied wife, whose anxiety op) roses
me, than 1 ever duutiinvd of in a war lor
.the Union I’ut, if the inliduand North
j are fniilf enough to let this crisis'be inun
[ aged by “small men of small
nor ndtMilKi’g to le tin It jp*f.
dettr Pei, 1 Mil too laitv and too lit
tle tiiterhsfed, to diVe totir The fflftrre of
this “little box of heresies;'’ so flit’Ml
me—what do (he o< ople of the Nof.ib
bade forward 'it hi the future f I fear lest
Ih*- wr will die out in Vapid imleeility.
For MeCh llan, he is buitil olit Never
once on a fiiltile field, you have ftifllmiii to
b- pit flMflr lltjii hs a leader of a ( oUimii.—
How Uo they exWtf I’inle *ti( In a
| very iulMior fUtfcfe, the interims of twdl

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