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VOL. XV. NO. 132J
PHILADELPHIA, MONDAY, JUNE 5, 1871.
DOUBLE SHEET THREE CENTS.
THE TRINITY CHURCH PROPERTY.
On of the Anneke Jaui Heirs Bought Off
for 91,000,000 A Grocer of Indianapolis
the Lucky Person.
From ths Indianapolis (net.) Journal, June 8.
Indianapolis is steadily keeping pace with her
Bister cities in the matter of first-class sensa
tions. The last we have to chronicle is one in
reference to a settlement of some New York pro
perty, by which Mr. H. W. Caldwell, a well
known grocer of this city, becomes possessed of
a cool million. The folio wine is a brief historr
of the case: For the past thirty or forty years
ui reiuuves 01 Air. i-aiavru uve nceu luentinea
with the movement of the Anneke Jans heirs
to obtain possession of the Trinity Church
property. They based their expectations
upon tne fact that one or two Annekes are in
the family, and some deeds, leases, and other
papers that have been handed down through
the family. Finally they all became disgusted
and gave up the claim, refusing to have any
thing further to do with the matter. These
papers came into the possession of Mr. Caldwell,
and when he received a letter from an uncle In
the South saying that a representative of the
Anneke Jans heirs had called upon him for
Information which he was supposed to possess in
reference to the claim be turned his whole atten
tion to the matter of looking up the record. Ho
finally became convinced that the papers he held
were of lb greatest value to TrinltyChurch cor
poration, and accordingly, about five years
bince, he made a proposition to the trustees to
cell them for $100,000, which was refused. Mr.
Caldwell then made another examination, and
discovered that tbe papers he held referred to
eight acres of land immediately adjoining the
Trinity Church property, fronting on Fulton
street and Broadway. Further examination
showed that in the year 1773 John Cosine, his
great grandfather, leased the property for
ninety-nine years, previous to removing to Penn
sylvania. In leases of this kind, seldom any
thing is heard of the property again by the heirs
of the original owner, but in this instance Mr.
Caldwell cleurly and fullv established tbe record
to the property, the lease on which expired in
1SG3. lie made another proposition, this time
to the persons occupying the eight acres, offer
ing to sell his Individual interest and the papers
in his possession for one million dollars. After
examining Mr. Caldwell's papers and the
records, the gentlemen, through their agent,
agreed to the terms, and on last Friday Mr.
Caldwell left for New York to close np the
transfer. Yesterday he returned home, having
in his possession tbe authority of the occupants
to draw on them for sl,000,000. Mr. Caldwell
says that after arranging his business matters in
this city he will spend the rest of his days in
Kentucky, which is the native State of himself
and wife" He takes his good fortune very con
siderately, but says he is on the bunt for more.
While In New York he learned of 300 acres in
Harlem that was in the possession ! of
John Cosine at the time of the lease of the
eight acres referred to above, and he is satisfied
that he can work out full and satisfactory claim
to a possession of that property. If he does
and he speaks as though he believes it, Come,
llus Vanderbilt will have to pay the balnnce of
the purchase money on his famous Harlem
freight depot site. . v
How the Captive was Received at Ver
sailles. Versailles (Slay 21) Correspondence London Timet.
Never have I witnessed a scene of greater ex
citement than the entry of Rochefort into Ver
sailles as a prisoner to-day He was brought in
by the St. Germain road, and was seated in a
family omnibus drawn by four horses. First
came a squadron of gendarmes, then the omni
bus, surrounded by Chasseurs d'Afrique, and
lastly a squadron of the same corps, la the
vehicle with Kocbefort were his secretary,
Monrlot, and four police agents dressed in
plain clothes. Outside the ommibus
were an officer of the gendarmerie In
uniform and two or three sergents de ville not
in unliorm. Kocneforts moustache had dis
appeared. He bad himself shaved closely be
fore setting out from Paris in order to disguise
himself, but there was no mistaking him. It
was Ilk o'clock in the afternoon when the
cortege, arriving at the end of the Boule
vard da Roi. entered the Rue des Reser
voirs. Every one ran' into the street, and
shouts of execration were raised on all sides.
It was no mere demonstration of a mob. The
citizens of all classes joined in it. One man
ventured to cry. ''Vive Rochefort! He was
kicked by several persons who happened to be
near him, and was saved from farther violence
only by arrest at the hands of the sergents de
rille. Along the Rue des Reservoirs, the Rue de
la rompe, the Place Hocbe, the Rue de Uoche,
and the Avenue bu Cloud, Rochefort was
greeted with incessant shouts of "A bas V assas
sin: a vied le briaand: amort!" The naoele
wanted to have him out of the omnibus, and it
was with (liUlculty the cavalry prevented them
from dragging him out and inflicting summary
execution. The cavalcade was obliged to go at
a slow pace, but finally he was safely lodged in
I ail. I believe that but for the precautions taken
y the Government he would have been killed
before he got near it. The demand to have
an example made of him, and the dissatisfac
tion at seeing him brought to prison in a car
riage, were loua ana general.
WHO IS SHE J
A Philadelphia Lady Goes oil the Stage
and afterwards Marries a Sou of Lord
From the A'eui Qrltans Timet, May 25.
About fifteen years ago a very fine-looking
young woman appeared on the stage of the Va
rieties, then the Gaieties, of this city, under the
management of Dion Bouclcault. She was of
an excellent family in Philadelphia, had suf
fered treat reverses of fortune: and beintr ros
tested of talents, beauty, and a great love of the
drama, naturallv sought to signalize herself,
and exploit her talents and charms by a theatrl
cal engagement. This she procured in this city
from Mr. Bouclcault, who, knowing the high
appreciation of natural beauty by the stock
holders of the Gaieties, justly calculated that
the would prove a great hit. In this he was not
The debutante at the Gaieties toon became a
great card, and the front seats of the parquet
were always secured when she appeared by
some of our solid men, who were regarded as
connoisseurs in the special line ot attractiveness
in which she was so Highly endowed. The sea
son passed, however, and the lady disappeared
from this scene. She had passed from the recol
lection of her old admirers, and, we presumed
with others, had at last attained what was un
charitably expected to be the goal of her ambi
tion ana graceful Bearing, ana settled down ks
the beautiful wife of soma "wealthy gentleman
who was capable of appreciating s much beauty
- and elegance. ,
Bit the latest fashionable intelligence from
the Old World has shown that this was aa erro
neous conclusion. The Court Journal, of Lou-
don, announces the recent marriage of tbe ele
cant Vlise Jetsle McLean to Lord Cowper, sen of
tke late Lord Palmerston, the possessor of the
handsome Income of 140,000. The "boo'ful"
walking lady of the Gaieties has now become
the stately and elegant Lady Cowper. She will
adorn the brilliant circle which she has entered,
aad will, we doubt sot, worthily fill the place
once occupied with so much eclat by the accom
plished wife of England's famous premier.
The "citr fathers.' of Brunswick. Ga.. are
troinzinto the business or issuing city change
till of from tl to 5 denominations.
GREAT EARTHQUAKE III CHINA.
TJearly 3000 Persons Killed.
Fires Springing from ths Earth.
Frightful Distress and Terror.
The Condition of France
The Bourbon Restoration.
Advices frotn the Pacific
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Exslusively to Tke Evening Telegraph.
Terrible Destruction toy an Earthquake In
China Nearly Three Thousand Priests,
Soldiers, and People Killed.
Washington, June 5. Our Minister In
China, Governor Lowe, has forwarded to the
Secretary of State the following translation of a
report of an earthquake in Bathang, in Bzchucu,
made by the Chinese Governor-General of the
province in which it occurred: ;
'I have ascertained that Bathanr lies on a
very elevated spot, beyond the borders of the
province, about 2tt0 miles west from Ll-tane,
and more than thirty post stations from the
district town of Ta-tsien, on the high road to
'About 11 o'clock A. M. on the 11th of April.
1870, the earth trembled so violently that the
Government offices, temples, granaries, stone
and store-heuses and fortifications, with all the
common dwellings ana the lempie ot V ing-LIn,
were at once overthrown and ruined. The only
exception was the hall ia this Temple grounds
called Ta-Chao, which stood unharmed in its
'A few of the troops and people escaped, but
most of the Inmates were crushed and killed
under the falling timber and stone. Flames also
suddenly burst out in four, places, which strong
winds drove about until the heavens were dark
ened with smoke, and their roaring was mingled
with the lamentations ot tbe distressed people.
On the 13th tbe flames were beaten down, bat
the rumbling noises were still heard under
ground like distant thunder, and the earth
rocked and rolled like a ship in a storm, at the
mercy of the waves. The multiplied miseries
of the afflicted inhabitants were increased by a
thousand fears, but in about ten days matters
began to grow quiet and the motion te cease.
"Ihe gram collector at Uathang says that for
several days before the earthquake the water
had overflowed the dyke, but after it the earth
cracked in many places, and black, fetid water
spurted out in a furious manner. If one poked
it the spurting instantly followed (just as is the
case with the salt wells and fire wells in the
eastern part of the province); and this explains
how it happened that lire followed the earth
quake In Bathang.
as nearly as is ascertained, there were de
stroyed two large temples, the otlices of the
Collector oi urain lax, the local magistrate,
and the coloael, the Ting-Lin temple and nearly
00 fathoms of wall around it, and 351 rooms in
all inside; six smaller temples numbering 231
rooms, besides 1849 rooms and houses of the
common people. The number of people, sol
diers and llamas Killed by tbe crash was aaas,
among whom were the local magistrate and his
second in office.
"Tbe earthquake extended from Bathang
eastward to Fang-cbah-muh, westward to Nan
tun, on tbe south to Lln-tsah-shlh, and on the
north to tne salt wells of A-tuntsz, a circuit of
over 400 miles. It occurred simultaneously over
the whole of this region. In some places steep
bills split and sunk into deep pits; in others,
hills on level spots became precipitous cliffs,
and the roads and highways were rendered im
passable by obstructions.
" ice people were scattered ana neggarea line
autumn leaves, and this calamity to the people
of Bathang aid vicinity was really one of the
most distresslne and destructive that has hap
pened. The Governor-General twice memo
rialized the Emperor respecting it, who granted
aid to relieve the misery, reopen the roads be
tween the post-houses, and rebuild or repa
offices and dwellings as they were needed.
Many are now resuming their occupations, and
the roads are everywhere passable.
Government Weather Report.
WakDepabtmbnt. Ofkici of thi chirp Signal
Officer, Washinston, June 610-30 A. M. Synop
sis ror tue past tweutv-iour nours : The barometer
and thermometer remain sensibly stationary at the
Pacific and Kooky Mountain stations. The pleasure
bas very generally fallen east of the Mississippi,
with a slight rise in the Eastern States, where, as
well as on the lakes, the temperature bas fallen de
cidedly. The storm of Saturday on the Gulf, after
Easstng over Louisiana and Texas, and sending a
ranch Into South Carolina, has now apparently
broken out; aa much as Ave inches of rain reported
fallen at one station. The local storms in the Ohio
valley, after passing eastward over the middle At
lantic coast, have disappeared, and clear weather is
now reported from North Carolina to Illinois and
Probabilities. Cool northerly winds are probable
for the rest of the dav fur Ontario eastward, and
pleasant weather, with light winds, from the Ohio
Valley north and west. Partially cloudy weather,
with increasing temperature, is probable for the
Gulf States. . .
IROM TUE SO VIE.
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Norfolk, Va., June 5. The United Fire
Company of this city, numbering about eighty
men, under the command of Captain Samuel
Kimberly, departs on the evening boat for Balti
more. They will leave Baltimore on Wednesday
morning on the 725 train for Wilmington, Del.,
and will probably extend their visiting tour to
Philadelphia. . The company will be accompa
nied by a brass band of sixteen pieces, from the
United States receiving ship New Hampshire.
FROM NEW YORK.
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Inauguration of the Morse Statue. '
New Tore, Jnne 5 Five thousand special
Invitations have been issued by Tillotson fc Co.
for a complimentary excursion to telegraphers
on tbe day of inauguration of the Morse statue,
Count Gasparln died recently at Geneva.
Chicago Flour and Wheat Market. .
Special Despatch to Ths Evening Telegraph.
caicAflO, June 6 lo-so A M Wheat quiet;
liKi. sailer June; Jlfix, last half; 111'.
Com quiet bnt flrrasr, t852Xc., seller Jane;
&3Xit3vo., teller July.
Ami Khim'u. . Mtc4 mU. BMv'tt.
Flour, bbla. t,we 4,0001 Oats, bos.... as, 000 A'i,a
Wiirat.bua. m.ooo svoeo 1 Hve. bus .
J Wtu, bua. .so6,vo 80,000, Bur ley, bus
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Chanees of the Bourbons.
Versailles, June 4. The probable result of
the sittings bf the National Assembly to-morrow
is the cause of great excitement. It is believed
that tbe decree of exile of the Bourbon princes
will be abrogated. The newspapers generally
disapprove of such a course, which they say
will be a step towards their restoration. The
telegraph lines will all be working again by
The Disabled Steamer "Kibe."
London, June 5. Tbe passengers and mails
of tbe West India steamer Elbe, which vessel
was disabled and put back to port on Friday,
were forwarded by tho steamship Tagus.
London, June 5. The steamer City of Brus
sels arrived at Queenstown at 8 o'clock A. M.
to-day. Time, 8 days, 14 hours, and 80 minutes.
This Morning's Quotations.
Liverpool, June D 10-80 A. M. Cotton firmer;
uplands, 8d. ; Orleans. 8'a8&. Sales estimated at
lc.ooo bales. Flour, sns. 6d.
London, June 611-30 A. M Consols, 81 M for
money and account. United Stares 6-89 of 1862, S0i ;
Of 1866, old, 90Jf ; of 1S67, S25rf ; 10-408, 69.
Frankfort, June 6. United States bonds, JOJi
for the issue of 1852.
This Afternoon's Quotations.
London, June 01-80 P. M. Consols for money,
91 ; for account, 91 . U. S. 5-20s of 1862, 9fi ; of
1665, Old, 90 ; Of 1367, 92
Liverpool, June 51-30 P. M. Cotton active and
firmer; uplands, ft(S9Vd.; Orleans, 8(S)8yd. The
sales will probably reach 20,000 bales, including 6foo
for export and speculation. Kales of cotton on ship
named from Savannah or Charleston,not below good
ordinary, at 8 3-16U. Tallow; 43s.
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The Chinese Outrage.
San Francisco, June 4. A boy named
O'Brien has been arrested, and identified by
several Chinamen as having given the fatal blow
to a Chinaman who was clubbed and stoned
to death qn Fourth street last week; but it is
doubtful it sufficient white testimony can be
obtained te convict him.
Nearly a thousand persons have already
visited the Yo-Semite Valley this season.
The Murderer of Miss MeDanlels,
at Cherokee Flat, Is surrounded by citizens in
the mountains, and they are determined to hunt
him down. A reward of (5000 is offered for his
capture. He is armed with a Henry rifle and
two revolvers, and is determined to fight to the
shows no change in spirits or health since her
sentence. Demonstrations of sympathy by
strong-minded women coutlnue.
New York Honey and Stock Market.
Maw York. June 6. mocks steady. Money Easy
at 3 per cent.;tlold, 119. B-sos, lsea, coupons, 111;
do. 1S64, cp., 111,V: do. I860, cp 111; do. 1853,
new. do. 186T, 114; do. 1868, UH ', IMOa,
109K! Virginia 6s, new, 74; Missouri 6s, 95 Can
ton Co., 6i ; Cumberland preferred, 84 ; N. Y. Cen
tral and Hudson River, 91 H', Brie, 28tf; Reading,
; Adams Express, 81 x; Micmgan central,
124tf; Michigan Southern, 115; Illinois Central,
iss; Cleveland and Plttsbur?, llT)tf; Chicago and
Rock Island, 13; Pittsburg aud Fort Wayne, 99f ;
Western Union Telegraph. 66.
Rtw York Produce Market.
Kew Yore, June 5. Cotton active, higher, and
excited ; sales 8009 bales middling uplands at 18 o. ;
middling Orleans, 19c. Flour quiet and steady ; sales
8oco barrels state at 13 60A6'8o: Ohio at 13-858-90:
Western at 15 6007-10 ; Southern at S-T59. Wheat
a shade firmer, but no sales; spring, $l-49l-50;
winter red and amber Western, ll-6ii-68, Cora
steady ; sales 82,009 bushels mixed Western at 69(3
70c. for unsound, and wwic. tor souua. uaia a
shade firmer: sales 18.0U0 bushels Ohio at 63tt
67c. Beef dull; plain mess, 1100114. Pork quiet
and steady. Lard steady, wtussy quiet and steady
Baltimore Produce Market.
Baltimore. June 6. Cotton very strong; mtd-
dltpir uplands. 18c. : low middling, 17&c. Flour dalL
Wheat dull and lower; choioe white, 11-80 I 90; fair
to eood. I1-45C41-65: prime to choice red, si-eaMi-uo;
fair to cood. 1 1-40 1-55: common. l-80l-83; Ohio
and Indiana. 11-30(41-55. Corn dull : Southern white.
7l79c. ; Southern yellow, 78c. Oats steady at 64
etc. Mess Fort steady at $17. Bacon steady ; shoul
ders, 7Jic; rib sides, 9c. ; clear rib sides, 9X9vc.
Sngar-cured hams, 16i7c. Lard dull at llllxc
Whisky nominal at 93j4(s)9ic, with no sales.
MiLWAtrEEE, June 5. Wheat active and excited.
Accurate quotations cannot be given. No. 1, 1-31;
No. 8, '194. Receipts, 80,900 bushels; shipments,
115,000. Freights sail, 60. ; ste,am, 9c.
The Detailed Meteorological Report for
The following is the meteorological report of the
Signal Bureau of the War Department for this
meriting, all the observations being taken at 7-43
A. M., Philadelphia time. The barometrical reports
are corrected lor temperature and elevation. The
velocity of the wind is given in miles per hour,
and the force is an approximate reduction to the
Beaufort scale :
Place of Obser
Charleston, 8. C.
Key Wet, Fla . .
8 V. gent
8 V.geutJ Clear
8 V. gent.
29 90 i
80 07 72
Wilmington, N.C 29 94
1,13 a All ZZfT23LLZaZ3ZJOS.
Court of Quarter Sessions Judge AHi'tn.
Tie June term of the Court was began to-day by
.TnrioA Allison, who aDDOlnted James N. Marks.
Can., foreman of tn Grand Jury. At tbe time of
ur going to press no case had been put on trial.
A Question of Banltjr.
Court of OuarUr Sessions Judge Paxson.
Jodge Paxsoa sat ta-day in the old court-room to
hear upon habeas corpus the case of Aaron Subers,
wtaoBimiied lor his discharge from the friends' la-
sane Asylum at Frank lord. He is ssveuty-one years
id, and lor thirty odd years has been a well-known
hora-shaer and veterinary surf eon. He alleged that
Ur. Wood, of Kldze avenue and Sprint (iarden
atrtat. a relative of his. Invited him to his house.
and there locked him up for three weeks, when he
tok him to the asylum and handed him over to the
physicians, and he claims to be aa saaa as any man
in the establishment. The answer to this was that
his mind was really diseased, and needed medical
treatment. The hearing was nut concluded.
C. F. Ball, commander of the Arctic eipe
ditlon. has appointed S. B. Green, of the senior
class of the Michigan University, as bis astro
Pr A train of cars in Colorado was' strnck by
UghtnlBg recently. After the accident the train
was run by a non-conductor.
THIRD E DITIONI
MATTERS AT WASHINGTON.
Tho West Point Troubles,
Cadets Severely Reprimanded
Army and Navy Orders
Killed yy Lili tiling-
Etc.) Etc., Etc., Etc., Etc., Ete. I
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Reprimand of the West Point Graduating
Washington, June 5 The following order
bas been issued by the Secretary of War: Such
of the members of the first class at the Military
Academy as were concerned In the late dis
graceful mobbing of certain members of the
fourth class, and who were confined by rlrtne
of special order No. 8, U. 8. Military Academy,
January 10, 1871, within certain limits, and de
prived of all privileges and indulgences granted
cadets, are hereby relieved from the further
operation of said order.
The action of these cadets of the first class
which led to their, punishment, cannot be too
strongly condemned. A combination on the
part of cadets under any pretext whatever for
the purpose of visiting punishment upon their
comrades is so flagrant a violation of good
order and subordination as to require the severest
It Is to be hoped that these cadets who have
been guilty of this offense, and who are soon to
graduate and become officers of the army, will
never again place themselves in any situation
which may be discreditable to them or require
the voice of authority to remind them of their
duty as officers and gentlemen.
W. W. Belknap, Secretary of War.
The above order applies to the entire first
class of 1843, with the exception ot some five or
Major Nicholas Bowen, corps of engineers, is
relieved from duty in the military division of
the Pacific, and ordered to report lor duty East.
Captain F. Grassman, 17th Infantry, is retired
from duty as Indian Agent in Arizona, and or
dered to Ms company.
Lieutenant-Commander Benjamin F. Dav and
Paymaster George Cochran are ordered to the
Congress on the 15th lnst.
Pay Director Joseph C Eldrldge to the Navy
Yard at New York, Jnly 15.
Detached Captain H. R. Davenport, from
special duty at Washington and ordered to com
mand the Congress, relieving Commander Win.
X. Mayo, who waits orders; Commodore James
F. Green, from the command of the South
Squadron of the North Atlantic fleet, and waits
orders; Pay Inspector John S. Cunningham,
from tbe navy yard at New York July 15th, and
ordered to settle accounts.
Pay inspector Caspar Schenck from the Con
gress and ordered as Fleet Paymaster of the
Pacific fleet. Master Adolphus Marx from the
Congress and waits orders. Boatswain James
C. Walton from- Philadelphia Navy Yard and
ordered to the Severns.
FROM NEW ENGLAND.
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Storm at Fall Hirer Death ujr Lightning.
Fall River. June 5 During the heavy
thunder storm of yesterday afternoon, lightning
struck the City Hall and set it on fire. The
flames were soon extinguished. Lightning also
struck a large ash tree on the farm of Charles
Harnbly, three miles from this city, splitting It,
and killing Harnbly, who had just gone under
Harnbly was a widower, aged fifty years,
and leaves four children. .
The Beautiful Yacht Columbia A Descrip
tion or tne uraii.
We had the pleasure, at Camden, on Saturday,
of inspecting the yacht Columbia, which has
been built for Franklin Osgood, Esq., Commo
dore of the New York Yacht Squadron, When
it is recollected that this craft cost $70,000,
people may well say she is a beauty, and indeed
Her measurement Is 08 feet on tne water line,
118 feet on deck, 8 feet hold, ao feet beam,
and 230 tons carpenter's tonnage. Her deck is a
feature ot ltseii, oemg constructed enureiy oi
Oregon cedar. Her model is of exquisite pro
portions, and as she lay at anchor a short dis
tance from the shore, trimmed with gay bunting,
a beautiful sight was presented. t
The vessel is beautifully paintea in tints ana
gold, and tke joiners' work is finished with hard
wood. Tne main cabin is cuimonea wun Bril
liant and expensive satin damask, aad a very
handsome velvet carpet on the floor; also easy
chairs, camp-stools, and a centre-table, with a
richly embroidered cover. The owner's private
room opens out irom tue main saioua, is i weir a
feet by twenty and on the starboard side. It is
vet? elegantly fitted np, with bedstead, lounge,
marble-top washstand and bureau, and two large
mirrors. Attached to tue oea are very neavy
greea satin damask cartalns.
in tne rear oi mo uam-roum iucio ma ,nm
tanks, holding seventeen hundred gallons of
water. Forward of the entrance of the private
cabin is the kitchen, posstssing tue most per
fect culinary arraagements.
It u impossible to give, m a enei nonce, an
the features of the vessel. The main saloon, or
cabin, about twenty-five feet square, is megnlfi
cently furnished. It is adorned with mirrors,
and in the sixteen small niches between the mir
rors are small bronze Images; also two large
ones on the floor, representing Night and Morn
ing. The four sides of the mainmast in the
saloon are filled In with mirrors. In this room
are suspended pictures of the Wigeen and
Magic, formerly owned by Vice-Commodore
Osgood, and in the same room are two magnifi
cent cups, made out of massive silver washed
with gold, by Bailey & Co., of this city.
One of the cups is somewhat gondola shaped,
and has inscribed on it the following: "Pre
sented by the New York Yacht Club to Captain
Osgood, to commemorate the success of the
schooner Magic over the whole fleet in the race
for the Queeu's cup, August 8, 1870."
The Columbia sailed for New York yesterday
Public Baths. The public bath-house at
Otis street wharf, Kensington, and the one at
Almond street wharf, will be thrown open for
tbe use of the public tomorrow. Good news
for many. .
Bctchebt John llannigan, Peter Walker,
and Joseph Colgan are each under 1500 bail by
Alderman Bonsall for attacking and beating
John Goodchlld, a butcher, la Eleventh street
market, on Saturday night last.
International Typographical Union
The 8torm at the Qouth.
New Orleans Under Water.
Fatal Casualty in EIow York.
Etc., Etc., Etc., Etc., Etc. Etc.
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The Flood at New Orleans.
New Orleans, June 5. The flood is increas
ing. The water is as near up Canal street as
Rampart street, with the exception of the neu
tral ground on Canal street, which is not en
tirely covered. East of Claiborne ther is an
unbroken sheet of water from Vlllery street to
the Metairie Bridge, and from the new to the old
basin, are areas of five or six square miles, in
cluding about three hundred thickly-inhabited
The sufferings of the inhabitants of this quar
tcr,eepecially among the poorer classes.are very
great. Thousands living in single story houses
have moved out, while most of those living in
two-story houses have been compelled to move
into the second story.
Back of Claiborne street, on Canal, th ere is
an average depth of two feet of water. The
city authorities seem to be doing all they can
to alleviate the sufferings of the people. Every
available boat and skiff has been bronght Into
use. Policemen may be seen moving in almost
every direction, rendering such assistance as they
can, moviDg those who are in danger,
and distributing provisions to the needy. The
damage by this overflow cannot be estimated
with any degree of certainty. The shrubbery
and gardens have all been ruined. Houses are
damaged and property depreciated. The over
flow directly from the Lake Gentilly road quar
ter has caused heavy loss in the destruction of
many fine market-gardens, 9
The Milneburg and the Pohtchartraln Railroad
from Gentilly station is still overflowed. The
water in the lake is receding slowly. A train
came through from Mobile yesterday on the
Chattapooga Railroad. A passenger reports
about four miles of the road under water. 1 A
Jackson Railroad passenger, who came in this
morning, reports that the road is under water
for seven miles north of Pass Manchac. !
BT A880CIATED FRK8S.
Exclusively to The Evenina Telegraph.
Nineteenth Annual Session of the Interna
tional Typographical Union.
Baltimore. Jnne 5. The International Typo
graphical Union assembled this morning at
Haines Ball, punctually at ten o'clock, in their
nineteen annual sension, 1 resident William J.
Hammond, of New Orleans, In the chair, and
all officers present except the first and second
vice-presidents. Prayer was offered by Rev.
Mr. Huston, and an address of welcome was
made by Frederick Young, President of the
Baltimore Typographical Union, which was
responded to by President Hammond. The
Committee on Credentials .was appointed and
a recess tatcen.
On reassembling the Committee en Creden
tials reported sixty-four Unions represented by
The reDort was accepted.
Amon? the delegates is Miss Mary Moore.
from the Women's Typographical Union, No. 1,
New York citv. This lady and miss Lewis, uor-
responding Secretary ot tne union, are tne only
ladies on the noor.
After the adoption of the report of the Com
mittee on Credentials, the union proceeded to
an Informal ballot for President, which resulted
as follows: Wm. J. Hammond, 52; Mr. Walsh,
New York. 18; T. A. Crosby, Montreal, 3; scat
On motion, Mr. Hammond was declared re
elected br acclamation.
Mr. Hammond returned thanks for the honor
in a short speech. t
The election of other officers Is now progress-
insr. The union is a fine-looking body of men,
and evidently intent on work and business, and
FROM NEW YORK. 1
BT ASSOCIATED PRE88.
Exclusively to The Evening Telegraph.
New York, June 5. An immense pile of
bricks, from the old buildings demolished In
Church street, fell to-day, covering several chll
dren. One ha& been got out with broken limbs,
the others are supposed to be killed. The fire
men and police are making vigorous efforts to
recover the bodies.
FIN AH VBt AND COMMERCE.
Etcnima Tst.mbab: Omotl
Monday, Juae 5, 1871. (
The gold market shows weakness, the opening
tales being made at Hb, declining to Uli,
and closing at lis.
Government bonds are quiet, and prices, not-
wilhstandlnr the fall in told, are steady.
In tbe stock market a limited business was
transacted, and prices were unsettled and weak.
Bales of Readln Kallroadat 5757; Penn
sylvania at 61; Lehigh Valley at North
ern Central at il; aud Camden and Aaiboy at
In Canal shares there were sales of Schuylkill
at Vyt, and Lehlgn at
Bank shares were more active. Sales of Far
mers' and Mechanics' at VZZli and Manufac
turers' at 29&3a
PHILADELPHIA STOCK EXCHANGE SALES.
Reported by D Haven Bro.. No. 40 S.Third street.
toooo citv As. New
8 eh LehValR.... 62 i
fioo C A m 6s,1
$706 do. 95
$iHo Pa & NYC 7s 66 V
tlOOS O C A A 78. W. 87
$100t Lch R L
loooo Leh gold L... 3V
$4tUh , 14.... SIM
S&uooUuioa CI 6s.. 11X
8sh far M Bk.122
Si shUanu Sank..
45 do 80
18 do 8T
c sh Read it... so. di1,
109 do 67 X
100 do 8d. bl
ioo oo tw;,
100 do S60. 67 'i
600 do. 2d. lUi
CshVech Bk..... biio
SlshN CentJt ... 41
SHOO A B.. BX
10 de biv
100 do S39. 611
a sn susa cm..... iu
80 sh Cent Trans... 49
Soo ah Peuna R.s5. 6ix
. 841 do 1
ioo de s. 61
4 sh Cam Am... is
inn ah lki Vav St.. R7 V
18 do 87 S
to do t
BOO do b30. 61
lot - do 87V
ITOOCltV as. New.ios
UOah U A AH.b60.12B'
200 an K(jadinir...68 8-16
Ut do S5. 68
800 do W0. 68,'
109 do... .064 ViS
100 sh Lib Mot.... tlt
100 do t)3. 0
M0 do 6H
ioo sh Pecua RhSO. six
tue do. 61 h
800 do b30. 8S
100 do ....M0. 88X
81 do 8s
800 do biO. BSV'
11 . do... allot. 61 x
80 sh Cen Trans. s5 49)tf
80 do. receipts six
86 sa Lea v ii.... eu
83 do 61 '
66 SB 8d SO OI.. 61
Misses. William Paintib fc Co., No. 86 8. Third
trt. reDort the following quotations: U. 8. 6s of
is8i,ii7,ie)ui , i y 4wj, iivifliivi ?
111 V"1T: do. IMS, 111V"1K: ao., Jnly, lsfljL
lus,U4w: o., Jnly, 1MI, lHamv; do. J air.
186S. 111114V; 10-40B, 109U0. U.8.Paclflo
R. R. Currency sa, 11BH110. Gold, lllsllif.
Nash a Ladher, Brokers, report this morning
10 00 A. M 112V
1S-48 11 J
10 60 "
10 to " 11
Philadelphia Trad Report.
Mokbat, June B. Ths Flour market ia quiet,
with scarcely any demand tr shipment and no dis
position on tbe part of the home trade to purchase
beyond their immediate wants. 80 barrels sold in
lots, ineludlsg superfine at 15-258-eo; extras at
5-68tg -67x; Iowa and Wisconsin extra family
at I6-S0$-7S; Minnesota do. de. tT7-S5; Penn
sylvania do. do., at -258-76; Indiana and Ohio
do. do., at $7flT M; and fancy brands at T-TBfM, aa
in quality. Itya F.eur may be quatsd at fa 81 Jtfa.
In Com Meal nothing doing.
There is not much activity in the Wheat market,
and no demand except for prime lots for the supply
of ths local millers. Sales of Western red at $143,4
18, arnbnr at fl-70, and white at l-7Bl-4. Kye
ranges from ; 11-121-ls for Vf estera and Pennsylva
nia, and $ltrxai-i far Southern. Corn la net maoa
sought after. Sales of 60 OS bushsls yellow at 73c.,
and 2S0O bushels Western mixed at 7S73o. tuts
are unchanged. Sales of 14W bushels Pennsylvania
and Ohio at S7 9e.
Ia Barley and Malt nothing doing.
Dark Is freely offered at $30 y ton for No. 1 Quer
citron. Whisky is without improvement; 25 barrels West
ern iron-Douia m sic. .
Philadelphia Cattle Market.
Mondat, June 6. There Is no improvement to
record In the market for beef cattle, and the dullness
which has prevailed for some weeks past Is still a
prominent feature. The receipts are less liberal
than last week, but in excess of the requirements of
the trade, and the tendency of prices is still fsr a
lower range. We quote choioe at 737K0. : fair to
good at 6X'6XC, and common at 46c, per lb.
gross. Receipts, liso head. The following are the
particulars ef the sales:
40 uwen tmvtn, Pennsylvania and Virginia, $x:g
83 A. Christy, Western, 6x7. . w
61 K. Maynes. westers, Jtf(7. ' '
85 James Christy, Lancasier county, 8t37. ,
70 John McArale, Western, 67.
88 Charles Dengler, Kentucky. 6(aM'.
11 r. r. mermen, western aua Lancaster county,
75 Ph. Hathaway, Pennsylvania. 6Jtf7. '
75 E. 8. McKlllen. Western, 6g7.
110 James McFUlen, Western, 6X47. . r
83 James B. Kirk, Pennsylvania, 0ji(J$7.
850 Martin Fuller & Co., Western, ejjig7J.
yo j.iJiemsoD, ao., om (. - 1
38 D. bmyth A Bra. Western. 6(A7.
10 Mooney. Miller & Co., Lancaster county, IXQIX.
67 Thomas Mooney tc Bro., Westera, 67.
48 L. Frank, Western, 67.
68 uus. Bcnamnerg, nenrucKy, e7.
IS H. Frank, Virginia, 66W. 11
49 H. Chain, Western, 6("0)tf. .
88 Elcorn k Co., Kentucky, 6(6. ,
20 M. Dry foos, Kentucky, ,(6X.
44 Tbos. Duffy, Pennsylvania, 6JtfQ7.
Cows and Calves. The receipts aud offerings have
fallen off, but the market continues dull. Sales of
Springers at $80(30, and cows and calves at $4QS0.
neceipia izo ueaa. mere ii a oeuer ieeung in the
sheep market, and an Increased demand. Bales of
clipped at (KfiJt'c. Per lb. gross. Receipts 18,000
head. Hogs are dull and lower. Sales of corn-fed
at 66ie., the latter for prime corn-fed. Receipts
8630 head. 1
LATEST SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.
PORT 01 PHILADELPHIA ......JUNE 5
BTATB OF THXRU0UKTBB AT HI IVENINO TKLBQHAFH
8 A. M 86 1 11 A. M. 63 1 9 P, fflL.M
Sun Rises 4-89
Sum Sam... 7-85
High Watkk. s-21
London. June 6. Steamship Gsrmanta. '
New ork, touched at Plymouth yesterday.
BieaDiBuipn vu; vi sruaaeia ana JMevaaa, from
New iork, touched at Oueenstown yesterday.
NIW Toax. June & Arrived. ateamaMn nit r
Mexica, from Vera Cruz and Havana. .
CLEARED THIS MORNINS.
Steamer Ann Eliza. Richards, New York, W.P. Clyde
Steamer Sarah, Jones, New. York, "W. M. Balrd A Co
Bteamer S. P. Phelps, Brown, New York, do.
Schr Jesse S. Clark, Clark, Charleston, Baslam.
wickersnam & co.
Schr Fred, dray, Lakeman, Newburyport, Slunlck-
sen A Co. -Schr
Annie May, Baker, Milton, , do.
Schr Martha limes, Wiley, Lynn, do.
Schr Ocean Traveller, Adams, Beverly, do.
Schr II. Westbreok, Littlejokn, Bostan, do.
Schr Panther, Hill, New Haven, do.
Tag Matt, Livingston, Baltimore, with a tow of
barges, W. P. Clyde Co.
Tug u. B. Uutchins, Mulferd, Havre-de-Grace, with
a tow of barges, W. P. Clyde A Co.
ARRIVED THIS MORNING. '
Steamship J. W. Everman, Holmes, from Richmond
via Norfolk, with mdse. to W. P. Clyde Co.
bteamerxssw lark. Janes, from ueertretwn and
Alexaadria, with aidse. to W. P. Clyde fc Co.
Steamer A. C. S timers, Davis. 84 haura from New
York, with mdse. to W. P. Clyde A Co.
Bteamer j anita, uoane, zi nours rrem New York.
with mdse. to Jean V. OhL
steamship Empire. Hinctiey. s days from Charles
ton, with mdse. to Vf . P. Clyde A Co.
bteamer vr. wnuioin, mggans, is soars rrom Bai
tlmere, with mdse. and passengers to A. Qreves, Jr.
Brig samuei weisn, uarrau, s aays irom uatan-
ras, with maiasses to tn, u. unitai fc co. vessel to
Warren k Vregir. Sailed froai Matanz&s 86th ult. In
in company with brigs Selma, for Boston-, and Sul
livan, for Philadelphia. Left, barks Jasper, fm Pen
saceia, discharging : Emma Parker, for New Tart,
loading; Thainas Fletcher, fordo., In a few days;
brigs Alfarette, from Fernandina, discharging; Ju
lia F. Carney, from Philadelphia, do. ; Agnes Bur
ton, from Baltimore, discharged to return; Lewla
Clark, discharged ; and Ethel Bolton and Moses Day,
for North of Uatteras; and schr H. B. MoCauley,
for Philadelphia, to sail 97th. '
Brig Ida L. Kay, Bradferd, 12 days from Banger,
with laths aud lumber to T. P. Galvin ft Co.
Schr Ueorge w. Mlddietan. Campbell, e days rrem
Norfolk, with shligles to Patterson fc Llpplnoatt.
Bciir naie, uoaee, im bassairas itiver, wua grain
to Christian A Co.
Schr Roanoke. Barrett, from Richmond, with
graalta te Richmond Uraalte Co.
benr Lome, jayiur, irui t-vmoii, wuu mmg,
Schr Webster Kelly, Mitchell, from New York.
Schr Bdw. Wooten, Wooten, do.
Schr West Wind, Townsend, from Providence.
Schr O. U. Morris, Richards, from Boston.
Schr J. P. Comegys, Vlrden, do.
Schr LlBls Carr, Eldrldge, do. .
Schr Sarah Clark, Gritlln, do.
Schr J. H. Waiawrlght. Abrams, do.
Tug Chesapeake, Merrthew, frem Baltimore, with
t tow af barges to W. P. Clyas ft Co.
Tug Mary, Livingston, frsru Baltimore, with a tow
Of barges to W. P. Clyde A Co.
Corrtpondenet of The Evening Telegraph.
JfAaTLiiN ataAiion o nii.i.iin.
Nkw Yohk omen, June 8. The following
barges leave In tow to-night for Baltimore, light:
P. McDevitt, E. A. Gilbert, Harvest Ojueen, Kate
.TamiMon. F. O. Klnar. CI. W. llutiou, Passaic, T. W.
Green, Persia, J. Ilawilas, Q. O. Satt?r!ec, aud Deo
Baltimobi Bbakch Office, June 3. The follow
ing barges leave In tow to-nljht, eastward:
Star I the World, I'nioa Traveler, City of Boston,
C. C. Pope, J. 11. Vedder. M. F. Hannigan, Moon
light Rover, Comnei o. u. Ames, . ti. ureenman,
C A. Dora eld, W. Walker, S. Morrell, B. C. toote,
J. W. Barker, and Jahn A. Ryan.
Enterprise, witu Ore brick, for Philadelphia.
The following barges left last night:
O. W. Kraft. O. L. Nims, Myrtle, Chesipeake. C.
McWllllams, J. T. lledrlck, P. Carson, A. V. Joslin,
and W. Moruian, all with coal, for New York.
Philadelphia Branch Ofkici. Jane a. The
Mary aud Emma, with coal, for New York, left on
Saturday evening. . L. S. C.
Special Despatch to Ths Xvtning Telegravk,
HAvaa-na-UaACB, J uus 6. The following boats
leave in tow to-day :- w n c
K try ana vf uue, wuu iuuuu w u. iiuuif, ou
Colonel H. C. Bollnger, with lumber to H. Croskey
Hall A Frank, with lumber to Haas fc Ellis.
p, , Bowman, f VA mJ l Hi Tally . 9