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Davenport Daily Gazette, The (Newspaper) - April 16, 1861, Davenport, Iowa k i SANDERS OFFICE BRADY STREET PER YEAR i VOL VII TUESDAY APRIL 1861 IDE DAILY GAZETTE COURT It V Clint Y TELEGRAPH OF PAPER OF THE CITY 1801 The Dully Davenport WM tho and until the only per in of printed on u ro Its circulation 10 tho largest of any in I State our columns amply ILo us FOR AUD Now It M No fl tt No 63 Dearborn G LET IB 82 vs city of Ut co a fe Town VB iun fi B N Koloo VB J B ISly Alanon Williams Tolk vi Smart fit Scott 767 Mansh VK St J L Polk 110 tit from cacti Mute Tlie States Responding the Call of Hie President to April President has appointed Karl as LOCAL MATTERS SBB ADVERTISEMENT of A hair jewelry exhibition at the Burtis House dispatches issued In our extras will be found on the aud the fresh dispatches on this II IL SMITH has received now styles of cloak thread hair mitts and best makes of Mr K Vanloon ol Uro n Loo affirmed co Bauk Job neon F guardian Hi ve John Louisa Marshal of the northern district of r vv t A B Looko otal arc still making to concentrate a military force in and around 1 to be prepared for all Information continues to be received from private sources of secession plots in various in view tho seizure of the public James ftf ono of our after an absence of two years returned to this city yesterday He expressed himself as satisfied to remain a citizen of consider in it good quarters h B THE LAST two days of fine weather been very acceptable Tho roads are rapidly and the farmers aro uow In A few more such days would bo a blessing indeed and even tho persons of the highest officers Q B yi of thc government Though these accounts C14 Co VB J ot aro not generally credited they aro believed L W aud hence the movements At all even they Scott are considered no cue knowing what turn events may take the pre- valent excitement and avenues A J ro- i to Washington are closely watched J K B vB nnd C O J City 2 Black II Loo reversed Co V8 April Senator Douglas called on the President to-night He had an interesting VB j tion on the present condition of tho try Ho opposed to the K Cox tien on all its political issues lie was pre- pared to tho President in the Clear 745 Tp of ve tp ton cise of functions to Brown vs Thop Delaware preserve the main tain the and defend the Capital Firm policy Smith vs b Taylor Co reversed it L Altman would inform his tomers and all others that he is cow delivering daily to all who may desire Orders left at I D flour aud feed opposite ILe or with will be attended Lo promptly and prompt were necessary uur to ta and GREAT The notices given that extras would be issued from the offices here at 11 o'clock yesterday morning roused GOOD FOR TUB MAJOR dis- patches say thai Maj iu ing Fort sainted the stars and and marched out to tuno of Yankee Playing that tune must hove seemed the present and referring to the past Mr Lincoln was very much with tbe interview Official advices from Montgomery Ibe people All sorts of rumors were Uju Congress on re- the most was that Fort Sumter afc once declaro war against bad not surrendered Everybody bad seen the U.S somebody who had heard such a man ft is believed that in tho act a distinction that his neighbor had heard talk of will be made between alien friends and alien to tho conquering traitors like a kick In tho rear a dispatch received saying HO aud enemies Urn former including Swiss BELL company will VQ one or two of their delightful ces in thin city as will bo by notice They have the name and fame of being n first rate and will draw large Their performances will be a very agreeable variety of the war excitement everything appeared dull In ment engrossed everything elae But tilings were quiet in the afternoon Our farmers are loo busy or preparing to go to to to town Until they get through our will not appear very animated of States aud euch citizens oi the North o'clock the street m front of Q All obligations to this class aro as much to bu respected as though in times of peace April 10 Ten District of Columbia companies have Lho Postoffice block eus in a great of Appointed the hall of tho offices waa and people stood ou tho stairs to the third story to gel ibo grab thus far been mustered into in ill if at tho Extras Ahout Una time of of s tho practiced a pretty effectual amount to aboat He rushed out of tbo office with a ijas to the Treasury of the extras of the day ttt Montgomery to take tho whole loan oi was surrounded Wen literally piled tbe Confederate at Cr f April 14 The from Now arrived here at 3 o'clock Saturday morning An of tbo firing night says it was and reached its climax at 10 o'clock at when the sky was overcast by clouds streets were filled with people nearly all alao covering house shipping and every available Towards morning tbe lire diminished A few shots only fired and re- plied to occasionally by Slimier When the lire and smoke were firet seen issuing from Sumter it wna supposed to bu only a signal to tbe which were in thu apparently blockading tho as they quietly at anchor Every one anxiously waited to sec what tho vessels would add fully expected the engagement would become At 10 o'clock A M Sumter was plainly to be on fire Tho flames are bursting tho roofs of the houses within it at this time v Anderson scarcely fired while boom shells and grape scattered like hail over and drove tho soldiers under cover Tbe irou battery at only yards from kept up a continuous firo from rifled Tho fire from the floating battery and trie waa regular and accurate The sand battery was injured by the weak fire kept up by Anderson Scarcely a sile from this battery missed The floating battery proved Every shot from it told tin Shells from tho mortars at Ht Pleasant battery were thrown with great precision while Fort Sumter waa on tire Maj An- derson wag obliged to cease his cannonading and direct all his efforts to put it Twice he but to do this his men had to go outside tho walls and pass water through the being exposed to a terrible lire This waa not resorted to till the Fort was on fire the third and the flames had increased to an alarming extent After a few moments he ordered them in and shut tho as tho waa too thick to work them At noon tho flames burst from part of aud the was complete From NEW April 15 special dispatch from Charleston says Anderson saluted his formed his command un the parade ground and marched out on tbo tho drum and life playing Yankee Doodle A pile of cartridges burst In one of the each other to got an Ono extra up the air wlud was by a and ono man knocked down on all roads outside the and two In the when came wilhin reach companies aro in the one Tho crowd Iho and George Lt the Department and one at the noon tlie members of the tiro department attended tho funeral of Mr Henry lalo n member of Rescue Co No who died of Tho deceased wait about 30 yearn of age nnd a cooper by trade lie leaves a widow two children The funeral cortege was lead by Union and was under tho of Assistant Miller C APT BOH our enterprising re- after a nearly two absence SU Louis and Cincinnati lie reports a tremendous ment at tho former and great activity among tho who appear to havo control of and are nightly Tho Germans nre not merely to defend themselves but to protect stars and r In ho hut few r 0 sloped Finally tho extras did como and Patent Two officers of New Sunday was 14 m i regiments have tendered their com York havo tendered companies Tho present are that will be retaken at all hazards April 1C Gco N Sanders Uas telegraphed the half an hour before tho carriers could supply those blocking np the and ways of tho and thus get to Lho streets They soon supplied people and of Rock Island The steamer To Mayor W L laid nearly two hours at One hundred thousand wharf tho of these extras be- soldiers cannot occupy and hold foro ou her trip U ia worthy of The entire South under arms Democrat and Gazette offices united in issuing this extra May it betoken by the Southern a perfect unity of feeling and action between not he held responsible for tho offices during tho war acts State sovereignty is fully Protect your social and KIVEK the past twenty-four Black Republican hours tho river lias about four federal Pennsylvania by her of and from legislature should repudiate tho war action Tho commerce of inland and New Jersey is when distinguishable Hoist your U N SANDERS When Major Anderson's quarters ift auch ia likely to bo some time looming the Kate started down for The W L Capt LEFT Aleck one of onr most enterprising young living a few miles from tho has absent several ou a visit to his relatives in Eon laud A friend who went with Mr Jos baa and informs us Alack will re- main in He haa had tho offer of a very responsible position with a handsome in connection with a manufacturing yood an offer to be re- even by an Iowa farmer Ilia many friends iu Davenport will regret this while glad lo hear of his THE of tho last few days is furnishing a opportunity to the from St and Bay Capl Gen sent offers ol from passed bound for St Paul assistance before the white flog was run up The Hawk noon a gentlemanly and competent Tim following is formal call passed bound for Ht assistance tue nag was run up Stole arrived yesterday after- Senator received tfac of MHJ r n T nr and returned it to him at a in charge of Capt I M ft who takes Dick Cray's place for a trip State Governors fur UH J the Sir LUC act oi congress ior out military to the luwa tlO I tlie to insurrection Ins M or to allow gentleman to issued tbo War Department Anmor he has gone to report himself to Qov the Sir the act of Congress for of Iho to tako Iho Held with Capl Gray being really a Colonel Tho j bonor Lo request your with a bargo to Cy to cause to bo immediately from made tho run from St Louis to in the militia of your tho quota by tho table to serve as ry or fur a period of three months or sooner if Your excellency to mo i the time 43 hours DP is bank farmers of our who are availing and Capl yielding to tbp request wm J V 4 solves of U lo pnt iu their seed sence gives a dull appearance to tlie of tho up iu that your will bo loaded and was to lesivo St Louis at its it will be mot as soon Is relieved by expecting to be absent two possible by an officer or to muster t i the the number of ladies on the streets out by the pleasant weather to to their shopping Flowers and shrubbery are growing the buds on tbe latter giving abundant promise of a fine show Though our spring promises to fully compensate ID fruits and flowers for its head carrier ia de- termined io some manner to stop the stealing of papers This has become a decided Ho DOW reward for the arrest and viction of any one He some freight which he left up it into the tart yet to deliver got a and at good prices This make up for his bad lack lost yean ILLINOIS will ministered officer and Tho mustering officer will bo instructed to receive no man under the rank ol com- missioned officer who is in years apparently over under or who Is not in sical strength and vigor The quota to Gov Yates left this city State is as New where bo will affix the Vermont Rhode Con- bis calling the Legislature together for the purpose of 1 regiment b hill tho an- i North of militia and 17 C Itis a necessary and patriotic dcr There is a chance for somebody to pick np five I and we are mistaken in the character dollars before breakfast Tho carrier has his of the people of Illinois if they do not re- r eje on a certain individual living on Harris pond to it with a of alacrity that tl J I unu ui uu tutai n nB t of above and also on one between Mam and Harrison on Third who if not soon overtaken by a moral affecting their manner of getting late will in companionship with better men than themselves iu the county ALL PARTIES in the North appear be throwing aside party and uniting of the Government This is as it should be It is no time now to talk of will astonish the traitors who have doubted their fidelity tb tbe Constitution and the to Chicago April 14 The President is calm and but the great requirements of the Crisis ft is believed by all who come in his influence that ho will son energy and promptness Every member of the even Mr is now for crushing thu rebellion at all hazards In pai ty has ties Thia is not a between down before tbo can Administration and bnt be- tween the Government and traitors seek ins to j destroy it Let parly feelings be laid and all in sustaining tbe Government as will be seen by has thrown party arid pledged himself to tbe President In favor of firm action Let tbe followers of Douglas take this Republicans by hand pledge I fm f excepting tho few secessionists are for tho Administration At of C Burwell In this OD i U City Orders for IN CORPORATION can obtain them by an parly to stand hy Government No man la I ai room of the name of Democrat who do this Ho is a and 1 i from the ranks of those he or Fetry BUSHELS CHOICE BLOW POTATOES ID and for Front Recalled out is remainder of the under the President's will be composed of troops in the District of Columbia Hon Jno Gov Curtin of the loan authorised by vania to equip the troops ordered by that A delegation of Pittsburg merchants have made a similar tender at April M is still much excitement about the Palmetto Flay office The whole square is blocked up with people Tbe Mayor and police have of tho building A largo American flag is suspended across tbe street Somo damage been done to tbe interior oi the office by the mob It would have been entirely torn of tho Mayor ALEXANDRIA Va April 12 f f 4 P m A meeting was hold borne to adopted speakers advocated a e cession Others argued iu favor of a convention to unite killing two aud wounding four One was buried in the fort with military the other will be buried by the Tho wounded men will bo taken to Charleston Fort Sumter was burned to a mere Tho guns on one side of tho parapet arc en- tirely others split and tho gun carriages knocked to Andorson a reported to have ordered not to sight the but to silence the batteries Sumter has been garrisoned by tho metto under command of Col oy The tic o has again broke out in tho ruins of tho fort and tho engines bare sent to extinguish it From New NEW April Washington correspondent Tho says the War Department is engaged in calculating tho quota of troops in each State New York will be entitled to tcu No detailed policy relative to the closing of ports is settled but arrangements aro making to cutoff com- by sea Gen Scott is actively at work calculating tho disposition of tho Tho Administration has reliable tion that the confederate states propose ter reducing Fort to inarch on Washington with mwi Several additional companies of regulars are ordered to The Washington despatch gives a rumor that Gen Scott has resigned because his advice against Fort was disregarded NEW April A special Washington dispatch to tho intimates that such orders havo been sent to Lieut Slammer that he would ably open lira without waiting for nn at- LATER EUROPE Arrival of Steamer April Tbe Steamer arrived this morning from tation hardly dull TLe Emperor of Austria bos rejected tbo Democratic programme of tbe Hungarian wbo demanded absolute separation of tbo Hungarian administration from that of Austria The Emperor intends abiding by tho reforms already granted Riots m Russian Poland Queen Victoria will receive tbe dor of tbe King of Italy Et itf rumored tbat Garabaldi requested bis officers to assemble iu 14 days Garabaldi hold conference at Guira ou tbe 2d with Victor RUSSIA Tho concessions granted by tbe Czar had April Political differences been and tho universal sentiment of cities and Stato is to defend last the flag of tho union Volunteers to ibe number have already tendered from ac the General's office n Reward HEAD CARRIER OF DAILY doors of Butler Las tendered bis services with his entire brigade i f From Sim NEW April 14 Advices from Sac Domingo say tbe render of Ibo Republic to Spain took the people tiy and was bin ted there will ho a bloody retribution Tho English and French p rotes tod and struck their tings Dp to tbe our tive made no move METROPOLITAN HILL Union Meeting Volunteer April A large and Union was noc given tho military still be- held last at which the ing concentrated was Tbe Austrian Gazette says upwards of 250 I That we all the means Hungarian volunteers have gone lo Naples in maintain tho Government and The Duke of Newcastle has been the pointed Governor General of India I volunteer are Sous Barker report that with further arrivals of foreign oats and flour the market opened very quiet for all articles Prices of wheat about as on but easier There is a reported rising in Portugal in consequence ot tho oppressive Wearing mourning m Poland is becoming general eeb er t hy ft cr SWISS -U GET Arrival of Pony FORT April 14 The Pony Express passed at 1 o'clock P SAN April A ON WHICH Will iu an eminent de- McDougall elected Senator on tho cannot Ho received 77 votes All most of Douglas men supported him from tbo popular by thum on beaut CORNET AHD STRONG Making an entertainment for Let every one aao their acknowledged Boar in mind tbat thla company aro ORIGIN Delaware And April 14 Tho reported project to Fort ware causes much It is now commanded by Capt Porter of is designs to resign if Virginia Gov Morgan scht-a message to the on the proclamation Ho earnestly urged the without delay to confer tho power to embody and and equip tho militia 26 under IS of cents Doors open at Concert April Fort in is in a dilapidated condition It is in charge of Sorgt Bromly and ono man The naval magazines ing it aro in charge of Mr a ran of GO year's service Volunteers aro making preparations so as to be ready to respond to the call of tbe Governor or Two new regiments are to consist of meo to arm which a portion ot the ytate appropriation will be required Our volunteers never have been properly plied with and frequently new com- panies had to borrow guns from others ter supplied to parade with Major Henry oilers his services if a call is mado by the Governor April JefT answer to proclamation is rough and curt is as Sumter is ours arid nobody is hart with and Petard We tender to old Abo our OP LETTERS IN TUB POST AT XV on tbe day of calling for will plewe Bay LLev arc and ifiVe date of ligt Ordered to In tho to tho following Section of the new Poet tlie b Murderer April 13 murderer of was I convicted to-day and sentenced to j Brown w tiary for life circulation of any paper In 5 And be it farther That Loiters remaining uncalled fur in any Poet Buy town or where a newspaper boce only in the or the largest circulation within tbe of delivery of paid to be by tho Postmaster at A O A i B DAILY MARKET II K V S K AV Bailey W II Badger 8 A O Brown Ml as FB Brown C Brown Mr Buck Mlar J A Bennett A Al Buck U K c Canny I H H T Corao J O M if attempts were made to on the positions of tho rebels A company of Federal troops for Fort on 801110 Maryland troops will probably soon Lo called to in thu defense of tho capital Nope of tbe local military are offering their services to tho Government to day NEW April steamer Philadelphia is rapidly ing with guns and and may carry troops South She is nearly ready for sea A meeting of citizens was hold and arrangements were made for a public meeting to-night Government resolutions were also ed in favor of putting tho State militia upon a war and requesting the Stato legislature to appropriate adequate funds immediately A number of volunteer companies are to be and Gen Ward of tho Scott Life Guards ia expected to assist in the of which be will have tho command Col of regiment in says it will support tbe Government to a Orders bavo been received from ington to fill up the Federal regiments as speedily as possible Recruiting aro crowded with applicants It is stated that Gov of New will in a few days tender tho federal authorities several thousand troops KKW April 14 The Times Charleston Jasper arrested as a was ordered to leave the Stale feeling In Baltimore April 14 Tbe Union feeling in this city has been unmistakably displayed since Friday Men with cockades and secession emblems havo been chased by and protected by police Tho bark Fanny hoisted a cession flag to day A crowd compelled a boy on tho vessel to take it down The Captain afterwards hoisted and it re- quired a of thirty police to protect it from the people Tbo tion is intense AH the other vessels in port hoisted tho American flag Illinois Moving April 15 great excitement here on tho war without regard to party The people stand by the Government and will respond heartily to the President's call for volunteers Several companies aro now being formed A grand meeting itf arranged for to-morrow at which and others will speak Gov a call for six ments of Stato volunteers to-morrow The Legislature will convene iu session inst How the War April 15 The news of tho surrender of Fort ter created profound sensation Newspaper offices last night were be- by thousands eager to hear the news Tho military of the city is fully aroused and tho stars and stripes wave from all ol the public and many private buildings Tho people to a man will sustain tbe tration A homo guard will bo immediately for tho protection of city April 14 Tho Union feeling hero is strong This the minute men organization of who have been drilling ever since the Presidential election as a military out the stars and stripes morning from their head with tho TUG Union and tho April 15 An immense gathering of of nil parties ia hold to-night to express sympathy with tho Government Arrangements are being made to call volunteers Great ex- and a determination is evinced to stand by the Government April 15 An immense citizen's meeting was held to-day to consider tho present state of lic Party issues aro and our people are a for the maintenance of the Government Volunteer companies are on- rolling throughout the Stato to he held in readiness for any emergency Gov Blair expected to call an extra session of tho April 15 Tho news of the few dayb has caused great feeling in this city A meeting this at the Court waa largely attended and some hundreds enlisted for immediate service Enlistments actively progressing To-morrow night a meeting of citizens will bo held to sustain tho at which will preside or THE f Monday April 1801 and busy Prices ImL manifest DO to pay prices for Wo Finn at In at 800 bush l at at In LUo and Shelled bu at Camp at QJ Do Force MI us L K Elliot C Fey Nil r J H L U M J G JO JI Jno Kolley W 1C J W Kain Mre A re Foster S Gilberts Humphrey Urn S By April 15 for old new no L old Uo und for old uo 2 anil n U Murray Ulna HuNell JM Urn O It Martta W Rov J M Mtns B O Sift Louts Market BT April do at Country vury u U Spring at choice tta J prime club at Full ft SaldA poor new and yellow yellow Ht W K pua A Patton A J At Timothy at 71 common at Ami ut Mrs U Blatton U H B T Now April eitri 50 cholco bor change oW mixed Steady T h lj L Ware J B Tomplin J 0 K Tynor iir J W Wright Geo C Woodward I New York Stacks NEW April 15 Stocks and dull Va Tonn Mo From BOSTON j pril MONEY There Ia no further chango In tho Illinois i at 8 per la Tbo Tribune of Wo seldom caw AD much variation In of among the buck era aa we found A requisition was received by tbo nor this morning ior troops to re- port in Washington for duty and in with this a council was held and the tith and Sth regiments of infantry were ordered to assemble on the common to-morrow for the purpose of ing tho number required The most intense excitement exists among military men Many who served as I UPA alt things the demand la light in the aro ly anxious to got power to companies or enlist ia those companies who aro dered for service OK THE DAY OF A JLX AmaLia and Brnat unto Frank HB tt a deed of convoying to land IL Bcott A hu in thirty-two nnd twenty-eight In township no north and of tho 6th being tho of the lot no the tion of described part the comer of lot no and ono aud and two west hundred aad north LO tha of and feet and two 121 that part of twenty in the tamo sion of lota aft tho corner of lot no the and sixty-four the of thence eastward flaid pert P The troth IB there Ii very S tto city TO at Detroit April War news creates profound sensation and unanimous sentiments that tbe position by the Government must be An impromptu meeting of tho De- troit Bar and influential yesterday composed of all passed resolutions denouncing tho rebellious called Confederate and de- claring their intention to stand by the TJ flag at all hazards Another meeting will bo held to-morrow night CO lit BOOTS q v 46 BRADY FIRST DOOR ABOVE THE Virginia Convention April 13 Tho 5th prohibiting tho im- of was taken up amendments to it wero and finally it was adopted with an amendment NO 100 providing nothing herein contained shall apply to Southern which have or may declare their in caso their separation is acknowledged or ued The debate then turned the surrender of Fort Sumter A Rare i LAKS AS ARRIVED AND OPENED York April Advices from Albany state that the moat and At BurtU MONDAY AND who have hair from their will do well who and Hair work which of alao part of at the twenty la laid J B ot on the north of Telegraph foot nnd In a upon a lino parallel of aad aion to a point due aast from the corner of lot no would tho to corner of along line of mild lota nou and twenty to the place of laat parcel of containing of conveyance mado by the Kollor for tho purpose of tho payment of a taia tinned Zoller and dated January for one year order Holler in American gold with per per annum interest from mad another note signed by said Zoller and dated January 1360 for payable to the order of Loula ift American aix with ten per annum Said deed of U recorded In boot S of page of Soott to which reference made And having become due and and J tailed to pay hereby give thU that by virtue of tbe power In by of I on the 14th day of at tte Lour of nine o'clock ta the the in in public the or no SB and pay amount of tho thereon to the day of her with all tbe coata and attending OMU of and the r f M t-A it fnr organ will to-morrow issue a call not tha to head 000 moo for tho assistance of tho received at the late Hi Fair firat premium over all every part You are A private letter citizen of N states i it U hb to i i tto that von may he to protect yourself can havo ono hundred thousand and find your mans in Washington in if way to ft solid o jo required The At the various arc enlisting among the Warehouse ft WEDNESDAY MAY 1 SELL ttt public ealo Ht my corner Front and Perry having bean ia one T I W NORTH OP BAST TO any work in carpenter bWg 8 promptly to
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