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and effectual remedy in the world tor
DISEASES OF IMPRUDENCE
IN NM TO TWILV2
Ne) nerceary or Noxious Drugs.
gird UV'S] , WPANTANIND OU NO CHARON, IM VIO ONT
weasucss of the Sack or mbs, Strictures, Pains is
he Loins, Affections of the Kidneys and Bladder, Organic
Weakness, Nervous Debility, Decay of the Physics Pow
ers, Dyspepsia, languor, Low Spirits, Confusion cd (teas,
Pal] station of the Heart, Timidity, Tremblings, Dimness
of Sight or Giddiness, Disease of the Stomach, Affections
of tne Head, Throat, Nose or Skin—those terrible disor•
ders arising from the indishretlon.or Solitary Habits of
Youth—thole dreadful .ind destructive practises which
produce constitutional debility, render marriage impos
sible, and destroy loath body and mind,
Young men especially who have become the victims of
solitary Vico, that dreadful cud destructive habit which
annually sweeps to an untimely grave thousands of
young men of the most exalted talent and brilliant intel
lect, who might, otherwise have entranced listening
Scuares with the thunders of eloquence, or waked to ec
tasy the living lyre, may call with full confidence.
Married persons, or these contemplating marriage, be
ng aware of physical weakness, should Immediately coo
gilt fir. J., and be restored to perfect health.
Immtgigieig cured and full vigor ristared
Be who places Moven under the care of Or. J. map
religiously confide in hie honor as a gentleman, and con,
fidelity rely upon his skill as a physialart.
itgrollice No. 7 South Frederick street, Baltimore,
old., on the left band side going from Baltimore street, 7"
bore trout the corner. Be particular in observing the
aame.or number, m you will mistake the place. Be par.
doular for Ignorant, Trifling Quacks, with false names,
or Psi/try Humbug Cerfifreates, attracted by the repute.
eon of Dr. Johnson, lurk near
All letters must contain a Postage Stamp, to use on the
Dr. Johnson member of the Royal College of Surgeons,
London, graduate from one of the meet eminent Colleges
sf the United states, and the greatest part of whose life
nee been spent in the Hospitals of London, Paris, Phila
delphia and elsewhere, has effected some of the most as
tonishing cures that were ever know - n. Many troubled
with ringing in the ears and head when asleep, great nor-
VOUHDESS, being alarmed at euddbn sounds, bashfulness,
with frequent blushing, attended sometimes with derange.
tnent of mind were cured immediately.
:TARR PARTICULAR NOTICE
Dr, uresses all those who having Injured them•
■elves by r 'rate and improper indulgencles, that secret
and solitary abit which ruins both body and mind, en-
Stting them for either business or society.
The. are some of the sad and melancholy ett•icts pro
duce(' by early habits of youth, viz: Weakness of the
Back thud Limbs, Pains in the Head, Dimness of Sight,
Loss of Muscular Power, Paipitation of the Heart, Dyip
impala, Nervous Irritability, Derangement MIAs Digestive
Functions, General Debility, Symptoms of ;encamp•
tt.vrams, the fearful effects on the mind are much to
Oa dreaded .:—Loss of Memory, Confusion of Ideas, De
pression of Spirits, Evil Forebodings Aversion toSocie
ty, Belf-distrast, Love el Solitude, Timidity, ate., are some
of the evil effects.
Thousands of persons of all ages, can now judge what
la the cause of their decline in health, losing their vigor,
becoming weak, pale, nervous and emaciated, have a
singular appearance about the eyes, cough, and symp•
ma of consumption,
who have injured themselves by a certain practice, in
delved in when alone—a habit frequently learned from
aril zompanions, or at school, the effects of winch are
tightly felt, even when asleep, and if not cured, renders
marriage:impossible. and destroys both mind and body,
should apply Immediately.
What a pity that a young man, the hopes et his cone.
try, the darling of his parents, should be snatched from
all prospects and enjoyments of life by the consequences
of deviating from the path of nature, and indulging in a
certain secret habit. Su ;h persons must, before content
effect that a sound mind and body are the meet noceseary
requisites to promote connubial happiness. Indeed
without these, the journey through life beconies a weary
pilgrimage; the prospect hourly darkens to the view - the
mind becomes shadowed with despair, and filled with th
melancholy reflection that the happiness of another be.
conies blighted with our own
DR. JOHNSON'S IN . VIGORAT/NO REMEDY FOR OR:
By this great and important remedy, Weakneskof Abe
Organs are speedily cured, and full vigor restored.
Thousands of the most nervous and debilitated wbe
had lost all hope, have been immediately relieXed. All
impediments to Marriage, Physical or Mental Disarmllll.
ration, Nervous, Trembling, Weakness or Exhaustion or
the most fearful kind, speedily cured.
The many thousands cured at this lunation within the
last twelve years, and the numerous important Burgles
operations performed by Dr. J., witnessed by the re
porters of the papers, and many other persons, notices of
which have appeared again and again before the public,
besides his standing as a qeM/eman at character and re•
vonteilav, is a sufficient guarantee to the afflicted.
DISEASES OF IMPRUDENCE—When the misguided.
and imprudent votary of plumose finds he has imbibed
the seeds of this painful disease, it too often happens that'
an 1114n:fled 00380 of shame or dread of discovery deters
him from applying to those who, from edfication.and re
spectability can. alone befriend:tem, delaying till the con.
stlbutional symptoms of this horrid 'disease make their
appearante, affizting the bead. throat, nose, skin, Set"
progressing on with frightful rapidity, till death puts a
period to his dreadful sufferings by sending him to "that
bourne from whence so traveler retains." It le a Mak
ancholy fact that thousands fall victims to this terrible
disease, owing tp the unskilfulness of ignorant pretend
ers, who, by thol use of that deadly poison, mercury, flea
the constitution and make the residue of life miserable.
To STRANOOLL—The [Mettles Diptemae hang in his
Aar Lott or is must coots!! e Stamp to un on the reply,
Remedies sent by Mail.
spa—No. 7 South Frederick street, Baltimore,
Mshiri'MElZlML 7 Eil
DAILY an LINE!
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ihrtorrrows, WATSONTOWN MILTON, LIWIENIMIO,
,NORINIIMMIRLAND, SUNBURY, TRIVORTON,
BUR% EMMA; DiIIPI3IN,
The Philadelphia Depot being centrally located the
Drayage will be at the lowest rates. A Conductor goes
through with each train to attend to the safe delivery of
all goods entrusted to the line. Goode-dellvered at the
FREED, WARD & FREED, No. 811 Market Sleet, Fight:delphia,
delphia, by 6 o'clock P. M., will be cielivered in
liarrisharg the nest morning
Freight (always) as biw as by any other line.
Particular attention paid by this line to prompt and
speedy delivery of all Harrisbur-i hoods.
The undersigned thankful for past patron ge hopes by
strict attention to business to merit a coal n u a nee of the
same. T. PEWHER,
Philadelphia and Reading. eFot,
Fora of Market Stroe . Harriebtlnt.
el 6 d€m
SCHEFFEMS BOOK STORE.
(Rena THS HARRISBURG BRTDGE.)
NOTE PAPER, of six different designs,
printed in two colors, sold by the thousand and
by the ream at City Cash prices.
Also, Flags, Union Breast ttins, Vagina, Union Rings
and Badges at very low prices. Call
myB SOFINFFEIVB BOOKSTORE,
"VINE TOILET 0 APS, POMADES. HAIR
1: OIL, POWDERS, COLOGNV and EXTRACTS, o f
many styles, prices and manufactures at KELLER B
}MO AND Fi k Nov" ot.g.
ELLER'S LEVU- STORE is the place
to buy Potent Yediebtot.
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QENNSYLVANIA RAIL ROAD
WINTER TIME TABLE.
FIVE TRAINS DAILY TO AND
Olt MID kIrTIE
,MONDAY NOVEMBER 26th. 1861
The Passenger Trains of the Pennsylvania Railroad
Company will depart trom and arrive at Harriaburg and
Philadelphia as follows :
TBROUGH EXPRESS TRADPIeav AL Harrisburg daily
at 8.20 a. in., and arrives at West Philadelphia a t 2.40
FAST LINE leaves Harrisburg every morning (except
Monday) at 8.4 g a. m., and arrives at West Philadelphia
at 1.00 p. in.
MAIL TRAIN leaves Harrisburg daily (except Sunday)
at 1.15 p. in., and arrives at Went Philadelphia at 5.20
ACCOMMODATION TRAIN, via Mount Joy, leaves
'Harrisburg - at 7.00'a. m., and arrives at *Vest
delphia at 12.10 p. m.
HARRISBURG ACCOMMODATION TRAIN, via Colum
bia, leaves Harrisburg at 4.00 p. m.. mat arrives at West
Philadelphia at 9.20 p. m.
THROUGH EICPRESs TRAIN leaves Philadelphia at
10.80 p. m., Harrisburg at 3.05 4 a. in., Altoona 8.40, a.
in., and arrives at Pittsburg at 1.25 p. m.
AiMAIL TRAIN leaves Philadelphia at 8.00 a. in., and ar
rives at Harrisburg at 1.20 p. m. ; leaves Hirrisb urg at 7.45
a. m., Altoona, 2.45 p. and arrives at Pittsburg at
8.45 p. M.
FAST LINE leaves Philadelphia at 11.30 a. in., Harris.
burg 4.05 p. in., Altoona at' 9.10 p. m., and arriving at
Pittsburg at 1.40 a. in.
HARRISBURG ACCOMMODATION TRAIN leaves Phil -
delphia at 2.30 p. in., and arrives at Harrisburg at 8.05
MOUNT JOY ACCOMMODATION via Mount Joyleaves
Lancaster at 11.84 a. in., arrives at Harrisburg at 1.30
SAMUEL D. YOUNG,
Rapt. East, Div. Patina. Railroad
Harrisburg, November 23, 1861 —dtf
WINTER TIME ARRANGEMENT.
NEW AIR MB ROUTE
THERE TRAINS DAILY TO NEW YORK,
WITHOUT CHANGE OF CABS.
ON AND AFTER MONDAY, NOYEM
BNB 4,1361, the Passenger Trains will leave the
Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Depot, at Harrisburg,
for New York and Philadelphia, as follows, viz !.
ICKPRUS LINE leaves Harrisburg at 8.30 a. in., on ar
rival of Pennsylvania Railroad Express Train from the
West, arriving in New York at 11.5 a. in., and at Phila
delphia at 9.00 a. m. A sleeping car Is attached to ;the
train through from Pittsburg without change.
MAIL TRAIN leaves Harrisburg at 8.35 a. m., arriving
in New York at 5.30 p. in., and Philadelphia at 1.25 p. m.
FAST LINE leaves Harrisburg at 1.40 p. in., on arrival
of Pennsylvania Railroad Fast Mail, arriving in New
York at 9.60 p. M., and Philadelphia at 8.40'p. m.
FAST LINK leaves New York at 6a. in., and Philadel.
phia at 8 a. in ~ arriving at Harrisburg at 1 p. m.
KAM TRAIN leaves New York at 12.00 noon, and Phil.
adelphia at 8. 16 p. na., arriving at Harrisburg 'at 8.10
EXPRIIBB LINE leaves New York at p. ru. arri
ving at Harrisburg at 3.10 a. m., and connecting with the
Pennsylvania Express Train for Pittsburg. A sleeping
ear is also attached to this train .
Connections are made at Harrisburg with trains on the
Penneyloan's, Northern Central and Cumberland Valley
Railroads, and at Reading for Philadelphia, Pottsville,
Wilkesbarre, Allentown, Easton, kn.
Baggage checked through: Faro between New York
and Harrisburg, $6 00; between Harrisburg and Phila
delphia, $8 26 in No. I care, and $2 70 in No. 2.
For tickets or other information apply to
no 4 General Agent, Harrisburg.
j. R. INGERSOLL'S
It dresses the hair without soiling the fingers.
It effects a saving of one-half in the use of hair prepar
it does away with greasy hair-oil bottles.
Il is handsomer article than the common hair-brush.
It regulates the quantity of fluid wed, to a drop,
It Is perfectly mows, and cannot spill over in the trunk
or on the toilet. '
It carries enough of any preparation to last lor a voy
age or a long journey.
Its price is moderate, and it saves its own cost in thre
For sale at Keller's Drug and Raney Store, 91 Market
street two doors east of Fourth street, south side
"INDEPENDENT IN ALL THINGS-NEUTRAL IN NONE."
HARRISBURG, PA., TUESDAY AFTERNOON, JANUARY 21, 1862.
B. M. GILDBA D. D. S.
OPPOSITE THE BRADY HOUSE.
A 11 opera ions, Surgical and Afeehauical,
t&scientlfically performed. Charges moderate. jet
HARRISBURGand PEULADE II I.A.
Wm. B. Burk, Agent; 812 ..Markel drest,'Philadee
phis, formerly Lioinqagou le Co,
Qpecial Conductor in charge of each
Otrain. Goods delivered at the Warehouse, Pinlade
phia, at 434 o'clock P. 51, %iti be delivered la EL, rr
nil , next morning. J. WALLOWER, JR., Arent,
my2l.dtf Onion Reading Depot, Harrisburg.
BOOT 86 SHOE STORE ;
CORNER SECOND AND WALNUT STS.,
ALWAYS on hand &large assortment of
BOOTS, SHOES, GAITERS, Ace., of the very best
'militias for ladies, gentlemen, and oblldrens , wear.--
Prices to snit the dines. All kinds of WORK MADE TO
ORDBR In the beet style by superior workmen
REPAIRING done at short notice.
octllLdtf JOHN B. BIIITH, Harrisburg.
MT E OFFER TO
KNIGHTS TEMPLARS' BOQUET,
Put up in Cut Glass Engraved Bottles.
A Complete Assortment of
Of the best Manufacture.
A very Handsoine Variety of
POWDER PUFF BOXES,
KELLER'S DRUG STORE,
seplB 91 Market Street
VV TRAVELING BAGS,
And a general assortment of
have just been received at
BERGNE.R'S CHEAP BOOKSTORE
SCHEFFER'S BOOK STORE !
(Near' the Barrisburg Bridge.)
JUST RECEIVED from the
5g1.1.2e5. Mills a lotof fine OOMMERCIAL NOTE
PAPER, wino we will sell at $1.25 per ream.
$151.60 per ream for NOTE PAPER, decorated with
the latest and very handsome emblems and patriotic
$3.50 for 1009 WHITE ENTFLOPE3, with national and
patriotic emblems, printed in two colors.
Please give its a call. THE . F. SWEEPER,
PROF. ADOLPH - P. TEUPSER,
UTOULDrespectfully inform his old
VII patrons and the public generally, that he will
continue to give instructions on the PIANO FORTE, ME
LODEON, VIOLIN and also in the science of THOROUGH
BASS. He will with pleasure watt upon. pupils at their
nomes at any hour desired, or lesgone will be given
his residence, in Third street, a few doors below th
German Reformed Church. decl6-,I
CIDER !! I VINEGAR II I
MADE from choice and selected Apples,
and guaranteed by ua to ba strictly pure.
ell d WIC DOCK At IX).
MASON'S "CHALLENGE BLICKING.' I
100 Gross, assorted sizes,Just received, and for
lista at Wholesale prices,
dell WM. DOCK, Jr., do Co.
DIARIES FOR 1862.—A great variety
at exceediag low prices, at
nr.o SHRE'FER'S HOONSTOgR.
GOLD PENS GOLD PENS
THE largest and most varied assortment of
GOLD PENS is for sale at
BERGNER'S CHEAP BOOKSTORE.
WALL PPM WiLBRANTIM.
HAY I HAY 11—Superior baled Hay
for solo by
—4e20 JAMES M. WHEELEEI—
A New Lot of
Of beautiful Styles, enbstantially made
A Splendid Assprtment of
A New and Elegant Perfume,
THE NEW YORK TRIBUNE.
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nil HERTO, we have never offered any
one a premium for helping to ezfend the circula
tion of `JCS Ducurnt. Wu have printed the cheapest
newspaper, cousidering the outlay by which it is produc
ed, that was ever issued in any country; selling it for lit
tle more than the cost of the white paper ; have employ
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ed no compensation (beyond a copy of our paper) to
any of the thousands of generous friends who have an
nually tasen care that the number of copl , s of our sev
eral issues circulated in their respective neighborhoods
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our obligation for their earnest, unselfish, painstaking,
We propose for the present season only—in view of the
hardness of the times, and the fact that we are enabled
to buy white paper somewhat chattier than . we have
hitherto dorm, or can hoot, to do after the close of the
War—to make some sma IL ack no wledgment--not so much
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BERGNER'S CHEAP BOOKSTORE.
UMBRELLA MANUFACTORY I
No. 69, Market Street, below Third,
1 50 M. H. LEE,
MANUFACTURER OF UMBRELLAS,
PARMA and WALKING CANES, will furnish
gooaa at LOWER PnICES Ulan can be bought in any of
hoEAstent cotes. Coautt7 Lome/wits will do well to
all aad esaution priori and quality, and convince them -
elves or Om fact. aa23•dly.
A LARGE STOCK OF
El IT MIL: . •
RICH DARK SHADES.
VERY CHEAP GOODS FOR THE
de23 Nest door to the Harrisburg Bank.
ANOTHER NEW STOCK !
Portable Writing Desks,
Traveling bags ,
and a general assortment of
BERGNER'S CHEAP BOOKSTORE
A,4 Misses Head Dresses,
Misses Mitts,:fko. Ace.
nesniiavoicokist opened. at CATHCIBM,
• noy4 Next door to the Bintiburg Bank
From our Morning Edition.
Battle at SOmerset, Ky.
A COMPLETE VICTORY,
The Rebels Driven From Their
The Stars and Stripes Floating
The Body of Zol'Wolfer in the Hands of
U. S. Troops.
CINCINNATI, Jan. 20-10 P. II
Generals Sbcepff and Thomas attacked the
rebels in their entrenchments, which resulted
in a complete victory. Our forces captured all
their camp equipments, and Zullicoffer's dead
body is in Federal hinds. The Stars and
Stripes float over the rebel entrenchments.
Additional Clerks in the War Department.
Fifty Millions of Treasury Notes to
WAFIMGTON, Jan. 20
Secretary Stanton was installed in his office
as head of the War Department to-day. He
asks Congress for two additional assistant Stc
Twelve additional clerks were transferred to
day from the other bureaus to the War Depart
Authority has been given to recruiting officers
to accept the services of the Seneca Indians,
who reside on the reservation in New York, and
many of them will enlist.
Fifty millions of treasury notes, bearing
iatereet at three and sixty-five hundredths per
cent., are to be issued immediately. They
will be redeemable at the -expiration of one
President Lincoln's eldest son, Robert, visit
ed the Senate chamber this morning, and was
the object of marked attention.
The Kentuoky members of Congress give
credit to the joyful news of the battle in Ken
tucky, fought by Gen. Schcedtf against Zolli
XXXVIIth Congress--First Session.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 20
Mr. Cowen (Pa.) presented petitions for the
employment of 'Homeopathic physicians in the
Mr. DIXON (Conn.) presented the petition of
Benjamin Silliman, Ellis Loomis and others,.
asking for the continuance of the coast sur
Mr. Maws (N. Y.) presented the protest of
citizens of New York against the appointment
of a Solicitor of customs for that port.
Mr. Samuel*, (Ohio) from. the Select Com
mittee on Compensation, &c., reported a bill in
regard to the pay of officers of the Navy.
Mr. NESMITH (Oregon) offered a resolution
providing an overland daily mail from Utah to
Mr. Wane, (Ohio,) introduced a bill authori
zing the Secretary of War to appoint one or
more Assistant Secretaries. The bill provides
for the employment of such assistants for one
Mr. WADE also introduced a bill to promote
the administration of justice. The bill repeals
the bill excepting witnesses that may be exam
ined before Congressional Committees, from
examination in a court of justice. He said he
wanted the former law repealed before he went
much further in the examination of witnesses
before his Committee. The bill was referred.
Mr. Bums= (Massachusetts) offered a joint
resolution authorizing certain officers of the
navy to accept presents from the Japanese go
Mr. CUBIC (N. H.) introduced a bill to au
thorize the payment of rent for property occu
pied by troops of the United States. Referred.
On motion of Mr. Wrhsorr (Mmsaohusetts,)
the bill to amend certain articles of war was ta
ken up. The bill provides the penalty of death
to spies and poisons forcing the safeguard of
the army. Its further consideration was post
poned till to-morrow.
On motion of Mr. FESBENDEN (Maine,) the
consular and diplomatic appropriation bill was
Several amendments proposed by the Com
mittee on finance were adopted. The bill
A communication was received from the
President transmitting the instructions received
by the Prussian minister, from his government.
Report of the judiciary committee on the
resolution to expel Senator Bright, to wit:
"that there was no vfficient cause for such ex
pulsion," was taken up.
Mr. nanisolv, (Minn.) said that on present
ing the resolution, his regard for Mr. Bright
was influenced by no personal feeling but the
exigencies of the times imposed upon us the
painful duties at some time. He believed
that Congress must act up to its duty,
and save the country for every other de
partment of the government, had signally
tailed to act with sufficient courage and hero
ism. He refetred to the letter of Mr. Bright,
ad.lressed to his Excellency Jeff. Davis on the
Ist of March, 1861, introducing a friend to Davis
Who tad a valuable improvement in fire-arms
to dispose of, and asked it that was such a
letter as an honest and loyal Senator should
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
William A. Hall, iteorrseutative trot°. the
First Congressional _District of Missouri, ap
peared and was sworn.
Mr. Davis (Mass.) from the Committee on
Elections, reported a resolution, that Josrph
Seger was not tn titled to a seat as a Repre
sentative from the First District of Virginia.
Laid over for future consideration.s
Vir Business n s
each insertion. \
Marriges and 'l.
Also, a resolution, which was adopted, that
pending the discussion of the above subject,
Mr. Segar be permitted to occupy a seat on the
floor and have leave to address the House on
the merits of the question.
Mr. KELLOGG ) made an adverse report
on the bill for the more convenient and effec
tive enforcement of the laws to keep the
peace and secure good behavior. Laid on the
Mr. KELLOGG (Ill.) introduced a bill authori
zing the S,crerary of the Treasury to settle
with the States for supplies furnished their re
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
On motion of Mr. DAILY, (delegate from Ne
braska,) it was resolved that as the State of Al
abama has treasonably entered into the rebel
lion, the Committee on Public Lands be in
structed to inquire into the expediency of con
fiscating certain lands in Nebraska, selected by
the State, under law of Congress, an.t that the
same be applied to the use of a seminary now
in operation in that territory.
On motion of Mr. EDWARERI, (N. H.,) the
Committee on the Judiciary were instructed to
inquire whether further legislation *as neces
sary to secure to the relatives of volunteerswho
have been killed in battle or died from wounds
or disease, the bouuty provided for by the act
of Congress passed in July last.
Mr. Divas, (N. Y.,) introduced a bill - to es
tablish an additional Judicial District in New
York, and in relation to the United States
Courts in that State. Referred to the Com
mittee on the Judiciary.
Mr. MCPHERSON, (Pa.,) reported a bill which
was referred to the Committee ou Military Af
fairs' discharging from the service on the Ist
of March, the bands of the volunteer regiments.
Oa motion of Mr. Mogriman, (Pa.,) the
Secretary of War was directed to furnish the
House with the names of those who distin
guished tbemselves at the recet brilliant affair
Mr. VALLANDIORAM, (Ohio,) gave notice of
his intention to ask leave to introduce a bill to
abolish the Post Office Department.
Mr. Huroams, (Ohio,) introduced a bill to es
tablish territorial governments in the revolted
States. Referred to the Committee on Judi
Mr. ALLEN. (Ohio,) off-red a resolution, that
in the judgmeut of the House, no part of the
appropliatiou now or hereafter made, nor of
taxes now or hereafter to be laid by Congress,
stud; be used in or applied to the prosecution
of a ',vac for. the ernalicipatiou of slaves in the
slaveholding States of the IJoion.
Oa motion of Mr. 13DLEg, (Ohio,) the resolu
tion was tabled. Yeas 91, nays 37.
Mr. DIINN, (Ind ,) introduced a hill for the
repeal on Fishing bouuties. Referred to the
Committee on Commerce.
Mr. Houtas, (lud.,) from the Government
contract committee, reported a resolution di
recting the sergeant }sterols to bring before the
bar of the House Benj. Hickley for alleged con
tempt of authority in not appearing before the
committee as a witness at the time tt. ey held a
meetmg in Cincinnati.
Ou motion of Mr. LOVEJOY (Ill.) a resolution
was adopted lost' ncting the Committee on
Juoiciary to inquire into the expediency of re
porting a bill making void all sales, transfers
and deposits of property of every kind by per 4
sons engaged in insurrection against the United
Other resolutions on a variety of subjects
were introduced and referred.
The EVuse, then in committee of the whole
on the State of the Union, proceeded to the
consideration of the bill making appropriaions
for legislative, executive and judicial expenses.
Mr. FESSENDEN (Maine,) spoke of the rebellion
in the aspect, it presents itself to his constitu
ents. It should be put down, and the govern
ment as speedily as possible bring into opera
tion its mighty machinery for this purpose.
Now if, in the prosecution of hostilities, the
slaves afford aid to the rebellion, was it not the
part of wisdom to deprive the insurgents of
the advantage. If slavery should be terminated
by the war, it would be the greatest triumph
mortal ever won over the greatest crime ever
Mr. WRIGHT remembered that he was re
turned here as a representative by both politi
cal patties, who agreed upon a common plat
form. He was elected as a Union man, and as
such be was ready to stand or fall. He was
not an advocate of slavery, but was willing to
take the Constitution as our fathers gave it
to us. He was not one of those who would
attempt to present any of its provisions or
lay down a line of policy which would not
cover all its guarantees. He was for maintain
ing the war upon the sole issue on whit h it was
inaugurated. Any member who would change
this principle was not following rules of proprie
ty which conscience, reason and judgment dic
tate. The President in his inaugural stated the
true grounds. It was not a war of conquest and
subjugation but to put down rebellion and re
spect the rights of property. If we hold t 3
this our government is sa!e, but if we make it
a war of slavery emancipation, our govern
ment is irretriveably gone. Mr. Lincoln has a
patriotic heart and not only means well but
Mr. Bowater, (Mich.,) made an explanation,
remarking that in his recent speech he confined
his proposition to the emancipation of slave
held by the rebels, their eiders and abettors,
but should now say that whenever, in his judg
ment, it may become essential to common de
fence to shiver every fetter, the power ought to
Mr. .DrvaN obtained the floor, when the com
mittee arose and the House adjourned.
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FONER&L OF Hentart Y&SKII3, ESQ.—The fu
neral of Herman Yerkes,* Esq., Sergeant-at-
Arms of the Senate, whose death in Philadel
phia was noticed in last Saturday's Inmost/a.;
Will take place from his late residence in that
city this morning. Hr. Yerkes has been an Ba
the politician for a long period. In the days
of the old Whig party he was very prominent,
and held several minor positions under that
organization. At the last sesssion of the Legia
titre he served as Sergeant-et-Arms of the Sal
ate, and was retained at the p.esent session,
but was unable to occupy his place on account
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NEW YORK, Jan. 20