The Pittsburgh gazette. (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1866-1877, June 15, 1869, Image 1

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unTioi_i R epublican , Nomination Dele-
Vilt BT . gates to State onveution Instructed
: for Geary—Cour of Pittsburgh Com-.
mercial ndt Sus fined.
. . special Dispatch to t e Pit tsburgh Gazette.)
'R ASH! GTON, June 14, 1869.
The Republican unty Convention of
Washington count organized to-day by
the election of J. . Alexander as chair
man. Mr. L. A.\ oCracken was nom
sated on the fourt ballot for Senator, by
a vole of 46 to 40 f r John N. McDonald.
A. J. Biliungton od Harry Vankirk
were renovulnatel or Assembly.
A resolution en orsing the course of
the Pittsburgh C mercial was defeated
ahnust unanimon ) ly, receiving but
two votes.
Jas. R. 'Kelley and John - Hall were
elected delegates to the State Convention,
and were,. on motion of Hon. 9.
Lawrence; instructed for Gov. Geary,
aft'er an exci4ng contest.
(By Telegraph to the Plttsbuigh Gazette.i
Wasumemo's, June 14, 1869.
As an indication of the spirit in which
Postmaster General Creswell intends to
deal with all violations of the Postal law,
whether small or great, 'the 'following
letter addressed, to;•promblent Pastime.
terilittleorglit is given:
0 SlR—The 'enactments of the law de
fining crimes and offenses ' against
' the Postoffice establishment admon
ish every persOn in the employ
-of the Department that the, law
• t raking power Intends that the law shall
t throw around the purity of carrespon
k dence the solemn sanctity of Its protec-
I tdon. The highest duty the Departnient
owe 4 to the people is to preserve, by all
the means within its power, the absolute
sanctity of a seal. ' The ena ctments of the
law referred to are entirely" explicit.
1 You are required to instruct subordi
nates that every violation of_ thel law ,in
thirrespect, as well as other crimes, the
C Postmaster General will visit with pun
-1 ishment to the fullest extent of the law.
'4 In this connection, and in view of facts
adduded to the Department of
l complici
-1 t.YI if not' actual crime, by one of the
5,,. clerks employed in your office, the Post
muffler General directs that said clerk be
f t instantly dismissed from service. You
will permit no one to continue to he em
- ployed in your office whose character for
4 personal integrity may not command the
±1 confidence of the Postmaster General.
R,espectfully yours,
• Superintendent of Railway Mail Service.
1! ' The Vide were today 'opened for the
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purchase of the monitors Cohoes, Rake,
Nansett, Suncook, Warsaw and Yazoo,
~ . • lying at League Island, Pennsylvania,
" 1 1 and the Casco and Chimo, lying at the
Washington Navy Yard. Only two bids
were received, the first of which was
`• from Richard Wallach, of this city,
• : who proposes •to take two of those
, I at League Island, as the Government
may determine, for the: sum of 1160,900
. • each. Messrs. Alexander Purves and
:, • Son, of Philadelphia, propose to pur
chase the Yazoo for 525,275, the 'Warsaw
for 523,050, the Suncook for 521,325, the
.;% Cohoes for 151,575, the Casco for 514,125,
and the Chimo for 113,075. The proposals
:. :•, will be stibailtted to the Secretary of the
•:-'''Navy and the sale consummated if the
• parties have bid over the appraised
.1.,••• . value. 1 •
Brevet Lieutenant Colonel J. H.
Exight, United States Army. has been
detailed for !duty as Indian Agent. -
Brevet M or General A. B. Dyer has
been - order d. to Inspect the following
Arsenals o office business : St. Louis,
Leavenworth, Rock Island, Watervliet
and Frankfort. - _
By direction of the President, Brevet
Major Wini F. Harney is retired from
duty with !the Indians. He will, hand
over to the Indian Agents appointed for_.l
the several agencies at Grand River,
Fort Lilly! and Whetstone Creek any
moneys or property he may have on .
hand, close his accounts and return to
his home all an officer — of the army on the
retired Ust.
The Pretddent has issued a proclama
tion abolishing discriminating duties
against French vessels, that Government
having acted reciprocally towards Amer
ican vessels, as appears from the follow
ing cable telegram translation received
' at Washington June 12tb:
"To ttte charge D' Affairs of France at
Washingt : Discriminating duties on
merchandise imported from the countries
of its origua in American vessels .have
this day been discontinued in the ports
of the-
E mpire. Ask fort reciprocity."
11. D. Stanwood has been appointed
Supervisor of Internal Revenue for Ala
bama and, M ississippi, to take effect the.
Brat Of Jnly. _ _ ___
The Peeee - Jubilee—The Gathering
Throng--instrumentai Rehearsal.
(By Telegraph to the Pittsburgh Gazette.)
Bosvori, June 14.—The musical organi
mations and crowds of visitors arrive in
every train. All the railroads have ar
ranged to run extra trains during'the
five days of the Festival. The worktuen
are giving the finishing touches to Mae
Coliseum to-night, and everything is to
be in readiness for the grand opening to
morrow. The rapid sale of tickets indi
cates an immense audience. _
The rehearsal of five hundred instru
mental performers_took place in the
Coliseum this afternoon, embracing or
ganizations from various sectionCef the
country. It is pronounced •by brides
tiarmonions add excellent to an,, ictraor
dinary dt gt ee.
l A.
Trial of Capt. Donaldwa—Piegro
Girt Beateu to' DestO.
EBy Telegraph to the Pittsburgh Gazette.)
ST. Louis, June Il.—The case of (apt.
W. B. Donaldson, charged with murder,
was called in the Criminal Court to-day.
There was a very large crowd present
and much interest manifested. Much
clinically was found in obtaining a jury.
It will probably be a day or two before
the testimony is taken.
Mrs: M:•Bansman was arrested,
charged ,with causing the death of a
negro servant girl, thirteen years old, by
beating her with on oaken club. Fifty.
two outs, bruises and scratches were
found on her corpse. •
Negro Murderer Lynched In Virginia,
Inv Tgletraph to the rittepurith Gazette.)
erenzurow, Va., June 14.—Jesse Ed
wards. negro. who committed a rape on
Miss Susan Pyle, a respectable young
Rockbridge county, Va., and
then' murdered her. was taken out of the
county jail by four men and hung to a
tree, six miles from Lexington.l , The
lynchers gained admittance to the jail
on the pretence that theyiltad a despera
do-under arrest and desired ;to imprison
him. The negro had previously con
fessed his crimes. .
The Disagree)
Inquiry intc
cal Telegraph 1.1
June 14.—Th
volunteers t
failure to esta. ...e projected Colonial
I Government, have served to keep them
[ quiet. The report that four thousand
troops were coming to disarm the volun-
L teers has been officially denied. The
Lvolunteers are jubilant.
" The volunteers are instituting a court
ot inquiry for the purpose of examining
into tne conduct of Gen. Dulce and mak
ing a report to be forwarded to Spain. It
is reported Gen. Duloe will touch at Porto
Rico, for the purpose of meeting Gen.
Deßodas and explaining to him the situ
ation of affairs.
The Vasconade volunteers left for Olen
fugos very reluctantly. They claimed
that the Havana volunteers should ac
company them. They promised, howev
er, to garrison Villa Clara.
A Meeting of Spaniards was ' held to
i ,
consider the übject of a Commission toGen.
Gen. Cesped for the general purpose of
establishing be mutual preservation of
lives and property of both parties.
The recognition of the insurgent as
belligerents by the Peruvian Govern
ment causes despondency.
The order sending employes to Puerto
Principe has been revoked, in conse
quence of unfavorable news fiom that
quarter. Gen. Q , iesada was coentrat
ing 'his lerces closer for a siege of the
place, and had captured a convoy of pro
A Spanish soldier, who has lately re
turned from the interior, says the insur
gents kill an average of three thousand
persons monthly, and that , disease is
making havoc among them.
ST. LOUIS, '1.4
h emetic.)
The Typographical Union and the.Asso.
dated Press.
The N. Y. Tu nes of Monday has an arti
cle on the position assumed by the Nation
al Typographical Union, which demands
that all newspapers be unconditicinally
admitted to the Press Association. The
Times says: The Associated Press is a
voluntary aisociatton of several journals,
for the purpose of obtaining news by
telegraph, for common use and at
the common expense, the object
being to avoid duplicating, at an enor
mous expense, news which all must have.
The Association never assumed to ex
clude any responsible vapeet from sharing
its advantages; but in view of the im
mense labor and expense incurred in
building , it up, it has been thought just
and proper to demand a price for such a
privilege, corresponding to its value and
its cost to the members of the Associa
tion. No journal strong enough to go
alone objects to the demand. It is only
those , who desire ! to reap the
prollt - of publishing a newspaper without
incurring the expense of it by' that ob-
ject. The Typographical Union objects
to thus increasing the priceof publisning
a newspaper,
because it keeps printers
out of work. This 'is quite in iteeping
with the general policy of the Union, to
secure for -- printers as much
money _ for as jittle work as
possible; but the hostility of a com
bination, which assumes to fix the prices
for which printers may work, and to
regulate their hours, and degrade and
brand all who will not obey their dicta
tion, and which seeks legislative interfer
ence to sustain their abburl assumption
of the monopoly and tyranny of the As
sociated Press,
is simply ridiculous.
They might just as well demand
every person who desires to start
a now newspaper man shall have the
right to use the correspondence,
the editorial force,' the law, mar
ket and general reports,
and itener
ally whatever In an od establish
journal he might find useful in his enteedr
prise. This would greatly facilitate the
starting of fresh-newspapers and so In
creaiae• the demand for printers, and
would be quite as just as the Union's de
mand concerning the . Associated Press.
—An attempt was made on Friday last
to arrest the notoriour robber and assas
sin, Sam. Hildebrand, of St. Andrews
county, Mo. Sheriff Breckenridge, with
a posse of fifteen men. surrounded the
house in which Hildebrand' bad taken
refuge, and after demanding hie Barren
den, which was responded to by Endo
brand shooting the Sheriff in the groin,
severely injuring him. a desultory firing
was kept up by each party for floweret
hours, resulting -in the killing
of James McLean, one of the posse, and
the wounding of Hildebrand and one or
two others lathe house. Towards night,
however, Hildebrand crowded out of the
house and escaped to the woods, and has
not been captured. He is a very desper
ate character, was a merciless bush
whacker durin the war is id to
have committed g
seventy or and
eighty sa mur
ders. A large reward has been offered
for him at different times.
—Senator ilowe, of Wisconsin, has
published a card in the Madison Journal,
denying the statement, which first ap
peared in the Cincinnati Chronic/a, that
he approved qf'a scheme to make the Al
abama elating question a party issue at
the next olection. ,Ile says: "I did not
know, there was any such scheme. Never
wrote, a letter in reference to such
scheme. Do not know or approve of any
scheme. Nor do I know of any man
who does."
Mr. Motley Fore/idly Announces the Iteii
jection of the Airibasia Claims Treaty
—The Church DU:establishment ques
tion—Debate In the Haan of Lords--
Facts in the Mary Lowell Lase Dispu
ted—Another Massacre in New Zeal.
and—The Disturbances in Paris—tib
eral Reforms' Recommended—The Ent.
pips and. greeclom Not Incompatible—
A King for Spain Not to be Chosen
Until the Regency Question - Is Settled.
IBY Telegraph to the Pittsburgh eszette.)
LONDON, June 13.—At the Cabinet
meeting held yesterday, it rumored,
though Um report cannot be uthentica
ted, that an official communication from
Mr. Motley was presented be Lord Clar
endon. Repo c rte state that .in his com
munication Mr. Motley informs tier
jesty's Government of the rejection by
the United States Senate of the Alabama,
claims': treaty, and represents that the
grounds for rejection were the in
sufficiency of the treaty as-a full settle
ment of the questions in dispute between
the two countries. Mr. Motley intimates
that the administration agrees with the
Senate's declination to ratify the treaty
and says he is instructed to express the
earnest desire of- the American Govern
ment for a speedy and friendly removal
of the matters in difference, by a treaty
Which will do justice to all parties, leav
iog question open for future consider
ation. He announces his readiness to re
ceive and consider with liberalty any
proposition Her Majesty's Government
may make for a full settlement of any in
ternational questions. at issue, as claims
for individual citizens growing out of the
action of either governments during the
The expedition for laying the French
cable has commenced .work.
(%ptain Shared Osborn telegraphs from
Deal -that the steainer Great Eastern
cleared all the dangers of navigation at
the mouth of Thames, steaming out into
the Channel admirably. She will arrive
in Portland on Monday'. Her tender, the
Chiltern, preceded her.
The Times this Morning, in a leader on
the prospects of the Irish Church bill in
the House of Lords, says: "The week
opens with all the elements of a dramatic
situation. The action Is great. the rue
dre is great,• and the end is certain.
We are' conviced that the bill will
pass to its second reading. Every day
it becomes clearer that England, after an
agitation of eighty - 30MB, will volun
tarily Made Injustice so long perpet
uated. No Orange dernenstration can
affect the sincoeskot the measure._Tide
scandal of-the--Irish Church establish
ment is at the root of the alienation of
Ireland. Its destruction - is an act df
peace and unity between jealous aim
disubited races. •
Ther Tinto reviews the opinions of
the - leading men of the opposition and
concludes; "By such arguments justice
may be as often delayed, but not when
the nation is awake to a sense of its de
nial, We feel assured that justice , will
not be delayed. By yielding now, the
reputation and authority of the House of
Lords will be established firmer than
ever." •
In the House of Peers, to night, in an
ticipation of the debate ,on the Irish
Church bill, there was a full attendance.
all the seats on tho.tloor being occupied.
At the opening of the 'MUTT, the gal
leries and lobbies were crowded with
spectator's, and in the streets in the vicin
ity of the House of Parliament a great
throng otpeople was collected.
In the House many.petitions were pre
sented against the bill. Earl Granville
then moved the bill pass to its second
reading. He declared he had always
thought the Irish Church was au 'smear
alye and faded to fulfil the position for
which it was intended; that it was a great
injustice' and should be legislated on in
a reareinable,lwise and moderate way.
He traced the history of the suspensory
bill of last year, and the resignation of
• theD'lsraell Ministry showed their ac
ceptence of the decision of the country in
favor of disestablish went and disendow
went. After explaining the provisioue
of thei hUI under consideration, Lord
Granville continued: Ihe Government
did not desire to sever the spiritual con
nection between the Irish and English
Churches. He would leave the explana
tion of the endowments to his colleagues.
He declared there wall nothing in the act
of union to prevent the passage of
the bill. He did not undervalue
the act, but maintained that
it was not unalterable, nor should
it be allowed to stand in the way of a
measure deemed necessary to the major
ity of the , people 'and constituencies in
Ireland: . The bill had no effect on the
Royal supremacy. After referring to
the threatened opposition and comment
ing on the bigotry of past times, he ate
Pealedle the bench and to the Bishops
to . weigh well their course. Noth
log was more suicidal than to • point
to the principle on which the Irish
Church stands as that on which the Eng'
limb Church is to stand, for this step was
not the preclude to disestablishment.
The dignity of the House, atter due pro
test, should allow the bill endorsed by
the voice of the country to pass. The
House of Peers has. great power for.
good; but there is one thing it does not
possess. It has no more power than
the e of mmons. It has
not power s
to thwa rt the national will.
It was said that -the method of conduct
ing thebill in the Commons was offers,
stye, and the House of Lords had been
advised to be conciliatory in their pres
ent declaration. He well knew the value
of conciliation, but there was no need for
it here. For he would assure th
that though the Liberal party a d here d d
strong lto the polic of the they
would g rate fully welcome and carefully
consider • any alteration of detail pro.
poied* be their Lordships. More than
this he could not say.
The Earl of Harrowby Moved :thatthe
second reading of the bill be postponed
three 'writhe. • He opposed,the Dill as
revolutionary, in violation f the Cor
onation oatb, and of the act of union•
The circumstances were inst.fficient to
justty its introduction, and its results
would be to, diminish. the'. number of
U as
Irish Protestants. It wno set of
• •
ict 01 Genera
nts among the
and also their
justice. He rePtidiated the idea that the
rejection of them asure would be running
counter to the n tional will. The sense
of the country h d not been tested ()tithepoint,
point, and he be ieved the country was
now earnestly looking to and expecting
the House of Lords to reject the bill.
Lord Clarendon said he did not recipro
cate the feeling of the Earl of Harrewby
as to the result of the bill. Simil fere
bodings were expressed in regar to the
reform and free trade xneastires." e be
lieved the sentiment of the count had
been fully Amsted on the tAipid. t had
been discussed for the past year and a
half, and Was so thoroughly exhausted
and understood that he was unable to
-say anything,new on it. Asa Protestant
he sympathized with his Catholic feller:- Ireland in the wrongful
position in which they were placed. He
never felt it stronger than when he saw
crowds' kneelipg outside a hovel with a
handsome! parish church those by unat
tended. ,fflie 'believed that Ireland was
the.question of the hour. Her condition
had' burdened the Government. After
the upiOrsal assent of the country, and
the inwessibility that such a state of
things i t
ouid continue, imposed on Mr.
Gladst e the duty of settling the. Irish
Chum grievancee.
The Duke of Rutland opposed the bill,
bee:A.Bodt overthrew the rights of prop
ertyorAlated tho religion of a majority'
of the people of the United Kingdom.
and destroyed the union of church and
state. He denied that the Irish Church
'was a badge of corkquest, and declared
his conviction that the voluntary system
would never answer.
Lord Stratford de Radcliffe objected to
many details; of the bill. but warned the
Ilotise not Ito sacrifice the' substance for
'the shadow,. He believed the passage of
the Pill as it now stood would result in ir
reparable injury to the Church and would
not relieve, the condition of Ireland.
The relative positions of the 'two Houses
of Parliament, however, demanded the
second reading of the bill, after which
'the upper House could go to work and
emend its objectionable features.
- Lord Rornilly regarded the idea that
this bill would prove the • destruction-of
Protestantisin wile myth. It would only
deprive the; rown of the nomination of
some Bishops.
In the House of (Ammons, to-night,
W. Otway, Secretary for the. Foreign De
partment, said the facts in the case of the
'the upper
of the American brig Mary
well were in dispute. The Govern
ment asserts that the vessel' was seized
in British waters, while the Spanish
Government maintains she was captured
on the high seas beyond British jurisdic
tion. Mr. Otway stated the evidence
adduced by Spain wad in the hands of the
law officers of the Crown, and it would
be impossible to preduce the papers be
fore the House at present.
Loanost, June 14.—Lezters from Drun
edin,New 7Aaland, give accounts of the
massacre of three officers with their
wives,lamilles and forty friendly natives
by the Maori Chief Te Koote,near Napier,
on' the east coast of New Ulster, Troops
were dispatched to the settlement, but
on their arrival they found only the ruins
of homesteads which had been plundered
And burned. ' The settlers' in the - country
were fleeing to- tio toventipal„prutectiOa.
DtritiAw„ Inns l4:-=4. great Ptiffild'll‘
roonstraUon was made, in this city last
night against the passage of the Irish
i Church bill.
Cons, June 14.—A shot was fired from
I the street into the , office of the Constite4-
Ilion to-day. No one was injured. No
clue to the perpetrator of the act has
l i been obtained. -
A e,olliaion occurred in ShandOn, , es
terday, between ' the police and a mob.
Three of the former were injured. Sev
eral rioters wets arrested. .
Pants. June 14.—Large numbers of
secret documents, having reference' to
the late disturbances, have been dis
covered by the author ities. It is asserted
the papers prove, that the movement was
started by paid agents.
The Duke De Persigny has written a
letter to M. Olivere on the subject of fur
ther liberal reforms.' Ile says the Em
pire and freedom are not Incompatible.
A just form of government can bear the
existence of every liberty.
Baron Hausman, Prefect of Seine, has
resigned his office.
Ismael Pasch. of Egypt, yesterday
had a pleasant interview with Napoleon.
The city is now entirely, tranquil.
Pants, June 14.-The official journal
to-day publishes an account and explana
tion ofthe recent disturbances. It assorts
that the Goverbmitit had received accu
rate details beforehand of what was to take
place and was enabled to take proper and
sufficient precautions to prevent the agi
tation from assuming a more serious as
pect. The officers of justice are in pos
session of the facts which provoked and
accompanied the outbreaks,and L Is their
duty now to trace the authors. The
journal praises the patiena, .firmness
and moderation of the troops, and con-
gratulates the Government on the sup
pression of the disorder without blodd
shed, thus fulfilling its misaion for the
protection of humanity.
PAnis, June 14—Euening.—TranquilitV
continues to prevail, n all quarters of the
city. General Cluseret. expelled from
France, will sail from Havre for New
York on Priday.
MADRID, June it —ln the Cortes, on
Siturday, Gen. Prim, in reply to a ques
tion, said no King would come forward
wtheßresent state of , but
when me regency was. tied there uncertainty would
be plenty of candidates. He regretted
the refusal of Fernando, of Portugal, but
thought it was not irrevocable.
ST, Pwrzhanuno, June 14.—An Imps
rial ukase has been issued authorizing
the establishment of the International
Bank of Commerce with a capital of- $5,-
000,000 roubles. The enterprise is pro
moted by both Russian and foreign b
lao will take up all the shares.
Banzaw, June 14.-1 t isunderstood the
Pruedun Government contemplates In
oreaiing the number of furloughs
granted to the army next winter.
LONDON. Jane 14,—The steamers City
of New York, Nebraska, Keda and
Borussia, from New Yak, and St:Pat•
- Quebec', arrived aut.
iick, fro?
—A. woman named Casale Welch was
beaten to death at. Troy, N. Y., Sundsy
evenlag, hV Thomas Donovan, who has
been arrested, together with two women
named Johemon and
Knights TemKar at Pliliadelpliia.
[By Telegranti to th t-bunith Gazette.)
PHILADELPIIt,t; Jane 14.—The city is
thronged with Knights Templar from all
sections of the ' , country. The Detroit
. Commandery. acompanied by the band
of the First United States Infantry, and
the Pittsburgh COunnandery reached the
city this mornin. Delegations from St.
Johns, N. 8., Montgomery, New Orleans,
Omaha,llemphis and Nashville are also
in the city.
—Rev. Dr. Jonas' King, American Mis
sionary at Athene, Greece, died there on
the 22d of May. I
—Mayor Rice,' of Chicago, will leave
for Europe in a few duo, to be absent
two or three months.
—Davidson M.lLeatherman annowsces
himself as an independent candidate for
Governor of Tennessee.
—The total loaf; by the fire at George
town,Ky.. on !Saturday night of last
wee. is estimated at $200,000; insurance,
$40,000. 1
—James W. Wilson, Assistant Aesessor
cf the Second District Caf Ohio, was found
dead in his bed Monday morning, from
—The Halifax: (N. S.) Repeal League
Convention closed its proceedings on
Saturday evening, and decided to make
annexation thdir policy.
—Judge Cleat, formerly Judge of the
Supreme Court of Louisiana, has been
appointed by General Canby Judge of the
HustingsCourtOt Richmond.
—The raperi mill at Newton Lower
Falls, Mass.. owned by Kendall, Rice k
Co., was destroyed by fire on Sunday af
ternoon. Loss $30,000; insured for $12,000.
—A woman Of ill fame, named Adda
Gertrude Wilson, living in the lower
portion of Louisville, committed suicide
on Saturday, hy taking an overdose Of
morphine. I
-The grand jury at Nashville has
found a true bill against Capt. R. T. Pat
terson, Innistri Morgan and others, con
cerned in the! Dickinson tragedy some
months since. I
—Three daily trains will be run over
the Louisvillel and Cincinnati Air Line
Railroad, comniencing Monday the 21st
Inst., the day appointed for the opening
of the road foe business.
—The Managers of the New York Hos
pital have decided to locate the new In
sane Asylum at White Plains, Westches
ter county. "t will cost a million dollars
and accommodate five hundred patients.
—The Solders' Home at Albany, N.
Y., has been closed for lack of appropria-.
don by the last Legislature for its sup
port. Two hilndred inmates have been
' taken to the 'Government institution at
Augusta, Maine. . • I •
—Vice President Colfax and Lieuten
ant General 'Sherman arrived at West
Point yesterday morning, and dined
with President Grant at Ross hotel. The
President leaVes for New York and Boa
ton this morning.
--Glynn and Cruthers, two of the offi
cers of theahipJanies Foster, have been
12,210AO&04 gni. Au ..itittletts.ientier_crualty .
to passengere. Sentence , will, be 'fir -a,
long term of ihriprisonment and a heavy ,
fine in eachcase.
4--On Saturday, at the National Sol
d' rs' Home, Dayton , Ohio. Evans, a col-
n ed veteran without provocation, struck
illiams, a ellowsoldier, also colored,
three blows with a hatchet, cleaving his i
skull and killing him Instantly,
—The propeller Queen' of the Lakes,
of the Evans Buffalo Line, was burned
to the waters edge at her ocks, at Mar
quette, Michigan, on the night of the
12th. She' was loaded with pig iron.
Steamer and cargo both insured.
—The factlthat Parkins, the proprietor
of the RivertSide Park, Boston, who held
stakes amounting to thousands of dol
lars, has mysteriously disappeared,
causes considerable excitement among
the winnere.of purees. It is feared he
will not return. . I
— avn . aa k pnr;r d ee u rad e u l hawnibenet ic i as fought on Sunday morn
ing at Lutidy's Lane, Canada4otween
an editor of Spaniah newspaper, of New
York, and ii Cuban. 'The latter was shot
through both legs. The wounds are se
rious. An, article styling . the Cubans
cowards was the cause. -
—The steamers Minnesota, from Liv
erpool, anctPalusyra, from Messina, ar
rived at New York yesterday. I The lat
ter brought the remains of Capt. Henry
A. Wise, ‘Vhich will be interred et Mount
Auburn, by she side of those of,his late
father-in-law, Edward Everett.
— ctATaou T h—lrldleie . ataln A rlyesgla . la.tebetar Nesnutbi l Street Railr ad pro
jector, in Cincinnati, on Monday assault
ed Richard Smith, editor of the I Ga z et t e,
with a riding whip. The latter grappled
him beford he-could use it and a short
souffle terreinated the affair. The cause
was, editorial strictures on his manage
ment of street railroad; routes.
—A. special from Spring field, Ills., says:
Information which is deemed authentic
has been 'received here that a purse of
money is being raised by the ladies of
Jacksonville, to be used by them in fur
nishing W. A. Roldrisoo, recently
tried for the murder of Gen. McConnell, ,
with a stock of goods, with which to
again commence business at Jackson
ville. It. is also asserted that the men
generally 'are very much opposed to this
movement, and advise Robinson that it
will be well for him to leave Jackson
ville and hot to return.
—Advises from Rio Janeiro by mail to
May Bth I say: A. religious excitement
prevails at Pernambuco, which - hide fair
to cause the expulsion of the (Jesuits from
the country. A bill was Intrbduced into
the Provincial Adsenibly forbidding Je.
suits and Sisters of Charity from entering
any Provincial charitable ihstitutien, and
Attention le called to' an old decree' which
expelled 4lesults and forbide their return.
The banking
ththscetco mpleted.two
nrrwea, fi oloßured r urorad m onanwt, -
nduihkstni o .gikewisto f elievhtrirmhsi F o s eflo
rinto e
aer: town t
o,nis t wpn i oti o eaoilisfxl , p
,:..aoksaptxtvoaetedßvit nuftakrageexpected
Morrissey wgpooo.
attendance. Tomtintrgathisdeethifight.
eaaiwhich t ecl ors b to at
WWII a 'secret. Both parties are said to
be in fine condition and confident. There
Is not much' betting, - but In what little
there is the : odds are irefavor of MoCoole.
Allen arrived at St. Louis on Saturday,
and betlthe and McCoole are said to be
aecretetEto prevent arrest, there being a
very stringent law in Missouri against
prize fighting. Quite a nuniber of noted
bruiserstfrom abroad, and large delegar
lions from . ;New York, Baltimore and
Philadelphia.,are expected to be present._
UMUIt 134.
Quarter Sesalous—Judge Sterrett
MONDAY, June 14.—Samuel Palmer
and Samuel Sinith, indicted for larceny,
were arraigned and 4lead guilty, and
were remanded to jail for sentence.
Lafayette Graham, indicted for assault
and batteiry,'was placed on triaL The
jury returned ayerdict of guilty, and the .
prisoner was sentenced to pay a fine of
twenty dollars and the costs of prosec,u-
In the case of the Commonwealth vs.
J. P. Haigh, indicted for assault and bat
tery, the jury returned a verdict of
guilty. Sentence jleferred.
In the case of the Commonwealth vs.
John McGowan indicted for fornication
and bastardy, a none pros. was entered
on payment of costs by defendant.
Commonwealth vs. same defendant, in
dicted for adultery, a none pros. was also
entered. '"
Thomas Parks indicted for larceny
plead guilty and was remanded for sen
Jordan McFarland, indicted for forni
cation and bastardy, plead guilty. Sen
tence deferred.
Gustave Rohrback,indloted for larceny,
was arraigned and plead not guilty, 4ind
after the case had proceeded, withdrew
the plea and plead guilty to the charge
and alleged that he was drunk. The
sentence of the Court was that the pris
oner pay the costs of prosecution and-un
dergo an imprisonment of one year in
the Western Penitenthiry.
Commonwealth vs. Thomas Smith, two
indictments for barratry. The defendant
was canstable in the Fourth ward; Pitts
burgh.: in 1868., and in March of that year
brought suit against Mr. Voltz to recover
the penalty of $5O for selling liquor on
Sunday. It was alleged and proven that
be had brought similar snits against
several other parties, and the prosecu
tion maintained that Smith had settled
the cases on receipt of $25. On trial.
In'the case of the Commonwealth vs.
William Howard, tried on an indict
ment for larceny. prevevionsly reported,
the jury returned a verdict of guilty,
and the prisoner was sentenced to pay
the costs of prosecution and undergo an
imprisonment in the Western Peniten
tiarY for a term of two years.
83. Corn. vs. Peter Bury=linger.
101. " James Anderson.
102. " Wm. Barnes. '
103. " -Wm. Johnston.
104. " Hugh McLane, 2 cases.
106. " Mary Neno, l 2 cases.
109. " Samuel Sackett.
110. " Wm. Ward.
111. " Isabella White
Common Pleas 7 .-Judge Mellon
MONDAY, June 14.—John N. Mason et
aL adm'rs. va. J. Snowden & Son. Ac
tiop on a contract. On trial.
72. Kirk vs. Snowden & Son
92. Helsel vs:
93. Mellon Bros. vs. Moundtield.
94. Hershauser vs. Mansinger.
90. Anderson vs. Alpert, Hilt ez Co
97. Hartman h Lsrevs.
98. Noll vs. Waldschtnidt.
103. Ferguson vs. MeNish et al.
104. Rohe vs. Rothschild.
105. Owens vs. Robb & Herron.
1. Roberts vs. McGraw et Son.
17. McClinton vs. P., Ft. W. &C. R. W.
—Four attempts to burn a building
and lumber yard were made at Syracuse,
N. Y., between Saturday night and Mon
day morning. Small damage was done.
A like attempt was made at Baldwin
vile Sunday night.
Aaaltlonal - Markets by Telegraph
LONDON, June 14.---.4vening-i'onsols
for money. 92%; for account, 02. N. Five
twenty bonds, 80%; at Frankfort, 86%.
Eries, 1934; Illinois, 94.
Pants, June 14.-Bourse firm. Rentes
71f . ..30c.
LIVERPOOL, June 14.---Cotton market
quiet; middling uplands, 11%; Orleans,
12; sales of 10,000 bales. Calilornia white
wheat, 9s. 5d.; red westen, Bs. sd. Wkt
e Flour 21s. 6d. Cor Noi 2 mired at
278. 6d. new; 28s. 6d., 222222555 id. Oats 34d.,
Barley ss. Peas 365. 6d. Pork 100 s.
Beef 90s. Lard 72.4. 6d. Chesse 798.
Bacon 62. Naval Stores quiet. Petro
leum Is. 7}4d. Tallow 445. 3d. Liuseed
011 325. Cakes 93.®103.
LONDON, June 14.-Tallow ,445. Tur
pentane 275. Petroleum dull. Sugar 36
@)4os. Linseed Oil 31s. 3d. • '
11.AvitE, June 11.-Cotton 1.4.43,1, on
Fpot. Petroleum at Antwerp firm at .17!..
francs. .„
CHICAGO, June 14.—Wheat in the af
ternoon sold to a moderate extent and
priceswere the same as at‘the close of
hitnge, No. 2 spring closing at 11,12q®
1,12;4-, seller the month. Corn closed at
59®59140 on spot. Oats quiet. In the
evening the market was dull, No. 2
spring wheat closing at 31,12 g, seller the
month.- Provisions and pork psoduets
dull. There was nothing clomp, in lake
freighttiol Beef cattle moderately active,
offerings large, and the demand good,
but pricetreasier; fresh receipts at 15,2 5
@7,35, according toquality. Hogs—large
supply and fair demand, but the feeling
not so firm; sales at 18, 25®9 30 for com
mon to choice grades.
ALBANY, Rine 14.—Beeves are 200 to
30e head short in supply, compared with
last week, and prices 5f to 3,e (liver
weight) higher; market buoyant, with
wales of 2,500 head; the highest price
realized was 934 c for very choice Ken-
tucky steers averaging 1,510 lba; the top
market price, however, was 9c. Go
butchering cattle are buoyant at mainly
Bto 9No; stockers 634 c. Sheep in mod
erate supply and.-firm at last week's
prices; gales of 4,000 head sheared at 63(,
&ma for extra, and 734 c. for a lot aver
aging 1001bs. Hogs—receipts moderate,
demand fair, and market go higher for
heavy; range 994®9;ic for heavy Illinois.
NEw Onznaxs, June 14.—Cotton ad
vanoed yo, at 30%®30W0 for middling;
sales 1,400, receipts 1,004, exports 8,284
bales. Gold 138; 1 . Exchange 152.: New .
York sight > premium. Sugar at 13@
13y0 for prime. Molasses nominal.
Flour firmlat 16 for superfine; 16,25 for
double extra, and, treble extra at 88,50.
Corn at $1,05 for white: Oats at 75c. Bran
at 11,15. Hay lower at 125 for prime.
Pork held at 134,25. Bacon held at 150
19a. Lard at 19@19%c i'clr tierce. and
201,c for keg. Whisky. at 90®92%0 , for
western rectified. Coffee firmer at.l4K.
®lWe for fair, and prime 111%®16y,a.
NASHVILLE. June 14.--Cottlm ,baar,ket
c oneijelow middlings at 280, good °rill-
c _,,