Fort Wayne Times, February 19, 1852

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Fort Wayne Times, The (Newspaper) - February 19, 1852, Fort Wayne, Indiana THE TIMES IS PUBLISHED EYEK? THURSDAY BY G.-.W. WOOD, Co. AT sij months, ifpaidarte.-tUoyearexpires.. So paper wiU be at the option oi'the arrearages are paid. RATSS OF ADVERTISING. i tiling by the year. THE TIMES Kossuth, Itia now said, will go from Cincinnati to St. -Louia, and thence to New Orleans. Ho will then Savanah, and Charleston, and re- turn to New York. What chance have our In- dianapolis friends of making donkeys of them- selves over him? He now thinks he will not leave this country until some time in April, unless movements in Europe imperatively demand an earlier depart- ure. What these movements" are expected to be, of which wo have heard so much, wo are jiot informed. 'Upon his first arrival, ho supposed these an- ticipated "movements" would not permit him to iremain with us longer than the first of the pres- ent month, but ho had better remain with us as long as he can add to tho contents of his pocket by speculating upon the credulity of the free and the The Courts in California. TThomas C. Hambly, Esq., formerly of York, JPa.j but now a resident of California, in a letter to the', 'editor of tho York Republican, speaking of a .professional visit to the town of Jackson, in county, says: Two Courts were in session, tho County and the District Courts. My case in tho County bofurc Jugdo Smith, and was disposed of at, I believe, tho very table on which Coliyertho county, clerk, died, .who was shot by this same Judge Smith, a few weeks ago, perhaps very ex- cusably too. The counsel opposed to, me Gen. -Anderson, a fiue-loofcing old gentleman, was vmed with a large bowie knife, that hii'ng like a broad sword .by his side, and I was perhaps the only unarmed man in that body. The Judge had .his Colt revolvers buckled spectators had grand jury, etc., and, as I said, tho sheriff and his assi'.ants theirs. In fnot, Colt's revolvers and raw brandy are. a part of every dress. The County Court was held in tho .Clerk's the District Court occupied the The latter was built of posts set in ithe collar beams a few incfies higher than my head, one end'.of tho Jiousc entirely. open, and no floor but the'earth was trampled into a except four or fivu boards fur tho Judge to sit oh. Tho build- ing was about 25 feet long and about 15 Yet'in this simple building the most perfect order reigned. Every thing transpired 'with dignity, and the law looked as much if not more majestic FORT "LIBERTY Volume XII.] Port' Wayne, Indiana, February 19, 1852. [No. 24, than in brick and mortar with float." jraiiito pillars in eo- jt stated that Kossuth has con- tracted for musket at S2 each. Wo are not much acquainted with the price of muskets, but that strikes us as being very cheap. They eah' worth much. Ho has made one payment upon them, and must make another soon, or loose what ho has paid. vrhis last payment, it seems, ho is unable to-makc, his'means'being exhausted in "riotous New York instalments to the "Hungarian Liberation Fund" are principally paid itt'windand bluster, instead of tho Kossuth will.find it easier to raise "hurras" than and in Arneriea. correspondent of tbe State Sentinel says Wo: shall thus hav.e at least sis candidates presented to the Baltimore convention, viz: Cass, JBuchanan, Marcy, Douglas, Butler, and Sani Houston." Where .is Gen. the Marioaof the Mex- ican favorite all that? "la ha thus unceremoniously laid aside, af- ter ill the muss thatjhas been made about him? Ulterior objects have been accomplished by it, and has-been gloriously humbugged. :JVhen is Owen's'life of "Marion" to appear? Lafayette Daily Journal says "the editor is absent, .and lie gentlemen who promis- ed lo help itself is confined to his ted by and hopes that is a suffi- .sient-apology for any lack of editorial' interest ia the paper; Upon looking ov er the paper, wo notioa that.the whole.contents are editorial, with :lhc -exception of a few items. If that ain't in- teresting, ive would liko to know what is. It ie mentioned curious circumstance ihatthq. present month of February contains live Sundays. This before for ma- Bf-years, and those vvho have made tha cafcula- dos, say it.Vill not occur again until tho year 1880; How few of us will be hero to see ill :'-'-v- 'Coal in Indiana. iProm an-able Lecture recently delivered by tho Rev. Dr. Brown in the Hall- of Representa- tives at Indianapolis' we take the following. cf tbs-ipa! varied rnimh. .'as' the center of the stratum was the Wabash ho had seen them iit.Lodi, from u mere, .trace in thickness to nine feet, and had been informed by persons boring for salt water that'they- had passed through seams 18 feet in thickness. This Was perhaps the most extensive in ine world. Commencing-about twenty miles in Kentucky, opposite Carrollton, it is passed ma Wlhwestern direction through Indiana and Illi raois into 'Iowa. Its northern terminations had been ascertained, but it had been traced as ;far as'Fbnd du Lack. Its supposed length was -about600 and widest breadth about 200. .It-contained about square miles, of which tenth part, was in Indiana. This coal was different from the Pittsburgh in having more bitumen and loss of tho latter, by Professor Johnson, .-ahosvcd that it had of fixed carbon 59.-10, bitu- and of earthly. matter, Speci- imons of coal had been, exhibited containing sul- but the Pittsburgh coal contained iUlso vwhen lying near tho surface of the earth. This was derived from tho iron ore, but our coal had jnone of it'.when taken from the seams not iOur coal" was preferred for tho manufacture of pas. Wo had no Anthracite coal. This "produced fey-being subjected to a heat that consu- med HhVbitumen, leaving nothing but the coke, which by tho weight of tho earth jipon it, t'o.its. present density. __ Oregon Items. Files of tho Portland Oregonian, by tho last up to'Dee. 20th, have reached us. The .difficulty in'regard to the scat of Gov- ernment is still unsettled. Emigration is tending towards Pugcts Sound 'and it is said the best of claims can be secured in region, for. a largo population. Adams and Co. are about erecting a fireproof 'bonking house and express office, at Portland, on thoAVillmatto, an evidence of the ontcrprizo of the Company, and tho business of tho country of Or- Orogonian of tho 20th, in speaking of arrivals of vossscl, says; The ocean steamer Columbiai Capt. LeRoy, the propeller, Sea Gull, Gapt. Tichenor, both-from San Francisoo, and tho steamer Lot Wlmcomb, Capt. Anisworth, from Astoria, all arrived within fifteen minutes of each other, about 9 o'clock, last night. Tho lat- ter brought up the barque Vesuvius, direct from .New York." Tho same paper .speaks uf tho receipt ol, a Jiead'of oats containing 502 grains. It was from Hill county- Half o of religious meetings am in a nunv FOK THE FORT WMVSE TIMES. 'The Force of Habit. Tho happiness of every individual is increased or diminished by habits acquired in early There is nothing so potont as custom onco estab- lished. All persona of experience know how :iard it is to east off tho shackles of habit to which they.had long conformed. Tho formation of correct habits, then, is a matter worthy the most studious care, and most intense anxiety. How many, who might have been ornaments to community and a blessing to their country, now grovel in tho gloom of minds polluted, and stamped with tho seal of vice conforming to vicious practices. All good men deplore the progress of immorality- They mt forth vigorous efforts to stay its evil conse- quences, yet their main artillery is directed a- gainst it as. found in adult persons, after they lavo grown.old in sin, and hardened in iniquity. To arrest an evil, tho blow must be aimed at its It mnst be checked in its incipient career, .likewise to promote moral principles, and ad- vance tho cause of virtue, tho growth of inordi- nate desires, and evil propensities must bo re- strained as they begin to bo developed in child- hood. This must mainly bo tho work of From the want of moral culture, and that regard for truth which parents only can inculcate, chil- dren early learn to worship at tho shrine of hu- man debasement, and following, as life advances, their misdirected inclina'tibns, plunge into the abyss of infamy. The infant mind is a trackless soil upon which may bo sown the seeds of virtue and truth, which will grow and ripen into usefulness, exerting a salutary influence on all around or tho seeds of moral corruption, germinating misery and woe. Early impressions arc always lasting. -They never become erased. They arc the first in- structions received in the days of childhood, and form tho basis of the mental, and moral odifico that every individual must erect. It is important, then, that the first develop- ment of tho youthful-fancy bo eagerly watched, and the avenues to the mind be strictly guarded against the intrusion of improper sentiments, and the baneful effects of improper teachings. Pa- rents admit those facts, yet how few discharge their duty faithfully to their offspring. They either permit their children to grow up without mental or moral training, or .rclyfupon those to whom they are committed for instruction. .This would all be well, did they but co-opcrato. with the toach'er in his labors, and appreciate his ef- forts to lay the foundation of usefulness and hap- piness in after life. Tho youthful aspiration of.Napoloon Bonaparte and our own immortal suffi- cient proof of the efficacy of early training. The mind of tho former was first awakened by ac- counts of the splendor of conquests, an.d tho glo- rv of achievements on the field of death. Purity of motive, and rectitude of intention, found no place within his breast. Within his bosom a flame, was kindled which the blood of millions eould not quench. This was the result of pre- cept taught him in his childhood days. The latter was. early instructed in- the midst of domestic purity, led by th6 hand of piety, and instructed in. the word of life. A strict regard for truth and justice was the first lesson impres- sed upon his infant ho held sacred to tho end of life- Contrast the achievements of these two per- sonages. The one was a terror to the world, and untold thousands mourned his His dazzling brilliancy, -for a time eclipsed all others, but at last doomed tc go down in ilood upon the plains of Waterloo. The other, called to the rescue of trampled justice, leads his leople through the sea of revolution, whilst an admiring wsrld concedes that, every ennobling in his character. Redeemed and L disenthraled, tTie American icoplo cherish his memory, and delight in turn ng to him for an example of true greatness. If early impressions are so .potent, h'cw necessary that they be of such a character as will point out the path of virtue, and of wisdom. Let every me then take heed that correct habits arc form- ed, and correct principles inculcated. These .re indispensiblo-to national as well as to individ- ual happiness, and prosperity. It Fort Wayne, Feb. The Hours. By iviLLuai c. BRYANT. The hours arc viewless angels. And still go gUiling by, And ueor each moment's record up To him who sets on high. The poison or the nectar Our hearts' deep Bower cups jicld, A sample siiH'thcyBatlicr And leave us in'tlic field. And sonie fly on by pinrnns Ol gorgeous gold and blue. And some fly on wilh drooping wing, Of sorrow's daiker hue. And as we sped enr.ii minute" That God to us hath given, The deeds nra known belbre His throne- The talcs are told in heaven.' And we may talk among them, As one by one departs, Tbi'ik not thai I hey are hovering Forever round our hearts. Like summer bees that liovsr Around the idle flowers, They gather every act and Ihoughl, These viewlesw angel hours. And atill they stoat the recordj And bear it I'ar awav; Tiiis mission flight by day or night. No magic power can ttay. So teach me, Heavenly Fallier, To each flying Tnat as they go, they im'iy not show My heart a poisonous flower. Congressional Districts. The following counties compose tho respect- ive Congressional districts as formed by tho law just passed by the Legislature. Posoy, Vandorburg, Warwick, Gibson, Pike, Dubois, Spencer, Knox, Davies, Martin, General Banking Law. The meeting at the Court House on last Fri- day evening, to lake into consideration '-ho pro- irioty of asking tho present Legislature for the mssage of a General Banking Law as cuntcmplat- jd by tho now Constitution, was numerously at- tended by tho business men of our city. T-hc res- olution adopted will be found in another col- umn of to-day's paper. There seems to bo a very general wish, in ma- ny portions of tho State, that tho Legislature onact a law, properly garded, under ..'hich Banks may bo organized wherever capital enough can bo raised to comply with tho provis- ions of of the law. Wo understand, should such a law be enacted that responsible persons stand ready to establish Banks in Fort Wayne, Lafayette, and Logans port. Doubtless, other largo towns would soon avail themselves of tho law, and establish Banks, It is understood that tho House committee will roport a bill in the morning, on which great caro has boon bestowed, on ihis subject. Its nuun features 'arc similar to tho New York Gonoral Ranking Law, which lias stood the tost of exper- ience in that Slate. Wo aro "not able to say FIRST MSTKICT. Cass. Taylor. 1-226 734 861 803 fill! 579 471 741 701 1030 763 667 457 8GO 510 258 68! 1044 735 1070 7664 7045 Majority for Cass, 619. Perry, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Orange, Washington, Scott, Clark, SECOMD DISTRICT. Cass. Taylor. 699 335 397 1046 1154 959 16-13 477 1510 7521 Majority for Cass, 535. 520 1277 1018 760 1126 486 1200 69S6 Switzerland, Jefferson, Jennings, Bartholomew, Brown, Jackson, Monroe, THUtD DISTRICT. Cass. Taylor. 110G 1609 784 1167 503 1071 1030 1084 1093 2075 926 1011 70 632 1070 780 8354 7657 Majority for Cass, 697. Ohio, Dearborn, Franklin, Rush, Decatur, Ripley, FOURTH DISTRICT. Cass. Taylor. 439 1378 1411 1442 -1245 1114 459 1801 1694 1392 1096 988 7430 7029 Majority for Cass, 409. FIFTH DISTRICT. Cass. Taylor. Fayette; Union, -Henry, Randolph, 5320 1040 526 2085 1215 822 631 6319 Majority for Taylor, 999. SIXTH DISTRICT. Cass. Taylor. Shelby, 1414 Johnson, 1014 676 Morgan, 1829 986 Hendricks, 775 1158 1789 1877 Hancock, 806 _ 665 6824 64S3 Majority for Cass, 341. SEVEKTU DISTRICT. Cass: Taylor. Sullivan Greene, Owen, Clay, Vigo, Vermilliori, Parke, Putnam, 1141. 921 953 734 852 763 1300 465 918 882 500 1585 830 .1398 1647 7892 8225 Majority for Taylor, 243. Fountain, Montgomery, Boone, Clinton, Tippeeanoe, Warren, Carroll, EIGHTH DISTIUCT. Cass. Taylor. .5304 1547 816 460 1008 7722 840 1501 773 726 1259 70S 822 6639 Majority for Cass, 1085. Benton, White, Cass, Miami, Fulton, Jasper, Lake, Porter, Marshall, St. Joseph, Laporte, Van Huron. 19 22 21 15 1 1 7 18 106 Van Buren. 8 1 17 e 22 16 98 Van Euron. 44 167 96 28 7 18 59 399 Van Buren. 44 176 51 87 143 173 684 Van Buren. 86 208 839 455 58 523 2169 Van Buren. 18 46 121 173 109 40 507 Van Buren. 2 6 13 5 10 9 56 29 .130 Yaas Buren. 338 109 66 88 405 68 949 Van Buren. 5380 5214 -1191 Majority for Cuss, 1GU. -TESTH DISTRICT. Cass. Tavlrr. Allen, Whitley, 'Kosc'usko, Noble, Do Kalb, Steuben, Lagrango, Elkhart, 5336 4612 Majority for Cass, 602, ELEVENTH DISTRICT. Cass. Taylor. Hamilton, 805 Tipton, 235 355 Madison, 993 Grant, 623 Wabash, 739 Huclington, 463 Wells, 416 Adams, 398 Jay, 392 Blackford, 231 breach of confidence, Bays our correspondent, Forrest, since his marriavo with the plaintiff do this, and no just man can regard it in any Catherine N. Forrest, committed adultery as in The affair at Marseilles. The Now- York Express publishes iho follow- ing letter, giving an account of tho occurrences at Marseilles, 'during tho time the U. S. Steam- shin Mississipi was at that port. In publishing the letter, tbe Express Tho authority for tlie letter we publish la both American authority and it gives a .plump denial to statements made elsewhere, and in tho Times particularly, derogatory to the conduct of Mr. Hodge. II. had prepared his house at Marseilles, for the reception of Kos- suih and his immediate family. He had obtain- ed permission for Kossuih to land in Marseilles, against tho wishes of tho Government at I'aris: but upon certain conditions, it wi'I bo seen, which Kossutli and his parly violated. Tho latter an- nouncing the detcrininaiion of tho French Gov- ernment not to allow Kossuth to pass through France was sent to the Hungarian by tho Con- sul, who to the great mortification of tho latter answered it by an appeal to tho public through one of tho most ultra of the newspapers. It was a br tod' other light. Tho letter.sent by Ihe Consul was though .an official, not. a'pu'blic itwaa sent confidentially and for Kossuth's private pe- rusal only: but only this letter but an in- flammatory address to tho French people, and in addition to this the letter to tho Consul from Kos- suth, (the most unfortunate ho ever ap- pears upon tho heels of this personal and respect- ful notification of an official fact. As.the Times has given one of this pic- ture, wo begin with tho foilo'.ving letter, and Iho correspondence now ordered lo bo furnished to the House of Representatives at Washington, will add what is here omitted. No true friend of true friend of Hungary can fail to regret the part which tho overofficious friends of the former have acted in forcing this corres- pondence to light. Hodge and reply lo the Letter of Kostuih. [Correspondence ot the Express.] WASHINGTON, Jan. 27. Tho assertion of the Times that Mr. Hodge was, in the first instance, opposed to sending a ship of war for Kossuth, is entirely gratuitous. M. Kossuth made ah inflammatory address to the people of Marseilles, which ho published in one of the Red Republican ultra Socialist papers in which he spoke disrespectfully of tho French Govurnment and President, almost denouncing it, and said it and the Presided! did not repre- sent tho nation, and dated his cominunicatioii on board the American frigate. It Is unnecessary to argue on the gross impropriety of such pro- ceeding, and that it was comriiitting the flag and the country. -Capt. Long wrote to Mr. Hbdgo and begged he would request M. Kossutli to dis- continue such publications, as it was compro- mising tho flag. Mr. Hodgo did not, write to M. Kossuth, but to Capt. Long, and re- quested the latter lo request M. K. to abstain' from further publications of the kind, .as it was commitling both him (the Consul) and Ihe flag. This request was communicated to M. Kossuth by Capt. Long, and is tho cause of M. Kossutli's retendod.offence against Mr. Hodge. Itslio'd 3 observed, that the population of Marseilles. ias always been noted for its excitable materials nd a large body of the most ultra hero were congregated in the city many thous- ands of the Italian refugees, some of them men of desperate characters and fortunes, forming al- ngcther a perfect magazine of explosive matari- which a spark might have ignited, and led to the most lamentable consequences'. Mr-Hodn-e, so far from being unfriendly to The Forrest Divorce Case. This '.cdious and exciting case has at length been brought to a close. The following is the verdict and the closing scene.- At the hour appointed for tho opening of the Court, the jurors were in attendance, (with their sealed punctually. Mr.- Forrest and his counsel, with several Iriends, were present. Lastly, came in Mrs. Forrest, leaning on the arm ofliercuunsul, but unattended by any lady companion. She looked anxious, and paltr than wo had before seen her, and took her usual scat, lacing- the jury. Tho Clerk of tho Court called tho names of the jury, to which tho usual response was given, and then asked the Foreman if they had agreed upon their verdict. Mr. ili-ec-h replied, 'we and liuuded the Clerk a written verdict, which he gave the Chief Justice, who protended to u- I judgement, either furor airainst tho principles -Mr. lirriiton on Hie Hrvrjitton ol" Kossutb. The resolution inviting Kossulli to Washing- ton city to share tbo hospitalities of Ibis great nation, being under Consideration, Mr. jjrentou offered an amendment lo an amendment, as fol- lows PROVIUKD, VESTURE. That nothing contained in this any action which may be had thereon, shall be so construed as to indentify any member of this House, against his own will, with any of iho principles advocated by Louis Kossutli. -Mr. BUU.NTOX said My object in offering tins auitndineni in not lo relieve myself but other gentlemen from iho IVars under which they labor, lest their vines should wrongly construed by the country, By tbo adoplion uf thut ment every gentleman will, at onee, be placed in a position where lit- t-an exercise his own private pen and read tho verdict which tho Jurors had signed aud sealed at 9 o'clock on Saturday oven- ing. It was as as follows: Has or has not, thu defendant, Edwin 5650 Majority for Cass, 1080. 4570 1258 The Hero of tho LnstWnr. Tho Brookvillo American speaking of tho ter- rible battle of Chippe-wa. gives tho following ex- citing incident "In. that engagement it is said that Scott charged with a firmness and fury that never was surpassed by any of Napoleon's famed Marshals. At tho head of his regiment ho continued to ad- ance until ho.was not exceeding 25 rods, from __ ig M. had prepared qiiarters inhis own honse or tbo reception of Kossuth and his immediate amily, and bv his personal application and influ- ence, obtained from the Prefect permission for lira to land contrary to the instructions from Paiis. He then applied for a liko permission for his which, after some discussion was all pledging himself per- sonally that they would not attempt to create any excitement, and would conduct themselves on shore so as to give no cause uf complaint lo .he authorities. One of the conditions exacted )y the Prefect was, that they should tilt come on- shore in. citizen's (tress, without distinctive niarA: to attract .attention. The conditions were viola- tod by all tho parties. M. K. it is true, did not land in his uniform, but still he wore a. distin- guishing mark on his dress which .at once at- tracted attention, and his followers came in full uniform, and the whole city was in an The garrison was called out under arms, and du- whole of the time, the troops wero kept constantly on the alert. The Consul had the mortification to see the pledge he had solemnly made lo the- T refect violated, and- an .order was issued by the authorities to forbid the parties from again landing, aud tho Prefect said if they voilated the order ho would arrest them. In this country, we cannot appreciato tho risk and danger of extensive scenes of bloodshed, un- der the circumstances such as these, and with such population, and-how little was necessary to produce tho most deplorable results. If such a result had occurred, and a collision taken place between a.desperate populalion, and eight or ten thousand troops forming the garrison, what a dreadful responsibility would rested, not on- ly upon the conductor tho Captain of the Miss- issippi, but also upon.our Government, and might well have endangered the peaceful relations of the two countries; When tho Consul received tho letter of tiio Prefect communicating tho determinations of tho French Government not to allow Kossuth to pass through France, Mr. H. sent the letter to M. K. for his perusal, Vvho with gross impropriety, cop- ied it and sent it, with an inflammatory address for publication to the Socialist paper. M. K. c- von attemps to justify this gross breach of confi- dence, of publishing an official letter addressee to another person, and which had been sent to him merely for his perusal; but no right mindci and honorable man will, for a moment admit the propriety ot" it. Under these causes of irritation, Mr. II. ap- pears to have acted with the greatest moderation and forbearance, and to have done nothing more than send a respectful note to Capt. Long, (ac- tually written at the instance of the re- questing him not to make further publications in a violent and unscrupulous paper in opposition to tho Government, whilo ho (K.) was uudcr the protection of the American flag. Mr, as described in a letter from an officer of high rank-, is a man perfectly self-willed and ungovernable, and ho certainly so exhibited him sell' whilst on board the frigate. As to his con- duct sine-" he arrived in this country, it is before the public, and they can judjo for themselves. As to the conduct of Consul Hodge and Capt. Long on tho occasion, it appears to have boon marked bv patient forbearance, and moderation, and respe'ot towards tbo M. K. which wo only wish had been better merited by tho latter. In tho correspondence published in the Times, .nd which of course could have been furnished tho comulaint, in this action changed? HE-HAS. or were not, tho said plaintiff and said defendant both inhabitants of this State, at the time of said adultery by tho said defend- TlIKV WERE. or was not, such adultery by tho said defendant committed within this State. IT WAS. or was not, tho said defendant a resident of the State of Now York at the tioo of the commencement of this action. HE WAS. or has not, tho plaintiff committed idultcry, as alleged against her, in the answer in :his action7 SHE HAS NOT. or was not, tiio plaintiff a resi- dent of this State at the timo of the commeneo- ment'of this action? SUE WAS. or was not, tho plaintiffan ac- .uat inhabitant of this State at the time of tbo commission of such adultery by tho defendant viihin the State, and also at the commencement of this action! SUE WAS- amount of alimony ought to 10 allowed to tho plaintiff? THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS. The Jury say that they find for tho plaintiff on .ho whole issue in the pleadings, and thit in an- swer to it they find in the affirmative on the first, second, third; fourth, sixth and seventh questions if fact specified in tho order of Doc. 2y, 1850, and ill the negative on the fifth question of fact specified in said order. And they find that alimony be allowed tho ilaintiff to the amount of Three Thousand dol- ars per year! The rendition of the verdict of the jury was "bllowod by demonstrations of approbation and disapproval by tho auditory, which was, as usual :erv large. Efforts were commonly by the officers of the Court to re- iress those expressions, but they could only bo art-ally restrained. Common through- itit Sunday, had anticipated what the verdict vould be, and therefore it was, perhaps, that leiUier of the parties nor their counsel seemed unprepared for the result. Mr. Van Burcn, after tho first effervescence of feeling had passed off, rose and suggested to the Court that there had been several exceptions His Honor's rulling, in the course oi'the trial, asked when the Court .wouhl hear them, with reference to the making up of a case for the full Court. A conversation ensued- between tho counsel .nd tho Court on this point, the result of which was that.tho Chief Justice appointed Tuesday at 10 o'clock, at Chambers, to hear the motion of tho defendant's counsel with regard to tho pro- >oscd stay of proceedings. The Court was then adjourned. Mrs. Forrest then retired to the ante-room cf the Court, and was immediately waited on by several gentlemen, eminent in judical, legal and civil position, who congratulated her upon the re- sult of the painful ordeal through which slip had successfully passed. Mr. Forrest, accompanied by his counsel John Van Burcn, Esq., meanwhile left the Court-room, and was followed by several of his They were received upon leaving the building with hearty cheeers by others who were gath- ered around the doors, and entering .a carriage together, they drove off amidst the warm and protracted applause of their friends many, uf whom followed the carriage, .for a considerable distance, shnutiiiz alternately, "three cheers for Edwin and "three cheers for John Van But a large crowd still remained in the Park, and surrounded both the front and rear doors o; the building. Thero were evidently two parties in tho cxcitcmt, and this fact tho sequel proved. The Jury soon after came forth in a body, or nearly so, and were received with applause, mingled with hissing, and, in a very few moments more, Mrs. Forrest, leaning on the arm of her counsel, Charles O'Conor, Esq., left the court room, ar.d'made their exil at the door of the build- ing, fronting on Chamber street. As soon as they appeared, that portion of the crowd which caught the first view-of them began to cheer and this brought to the spot those who were ox- The lady and her counsel crossed to tho nortli side of Chamber St., and walked into Broadway, and so over to her present residence, the House, followed by the applauding crowd, who at tho corner of Chamber street and Broadway made a pause, aud ijavc warm cheers for Mrs Forrest, and Mr. O'Conor. From the point o view and hearing we occupied, wo were notabl' to hear or .see anv symptom of disapprobation mingling with the demonstrations wo have de iCfibc-d. Anil this remark we may make, will efcrenco as well to the reception of one party as o that of the other, by their enthusiastic friends By noon, things had resumed their usual ap Dcaranco in and around those localities of si nunv stirring scenes, tho ParK, and City Hall and "another great New York excitement wa vcr. _ ______ the British linos. Then raising himself high a- )ous Bndbnt cf place. hove all surrounding objects in a voice that could bo distinctly heard above tho clash of arms, to '10 extreme verge ol'tho American and British .rmios, ho called to MiNoil's Batlalh'on in tho only by M. K. himself, not tho least remarkable are tho loiters from Midshipmen and some of the other subordinate officers of the ship addressed to K., in which they attempt, directly or indirect- ly, to pass censure upon tho conduct of their su- periors, and take airs on themselves which would bo amusing, if they were not so perfectly ridicn- following words "Tho enemy say, that wo aro good at long shot, but cannot stand the cold iron! 1 call upon the Eleventh instantly to give the lio to that slander! Charge'" And history tolls the result. And a British officer, in Canada, a few years since who was present at tho battle, said "Scott fought more like a demon than a man." Springfield Rcpuh lican describes a thrilling event, which occurred on tho railroad bridge, over Doerlield river, near Greenfield. The bridge U about SO feet above low water mark, and the railroad is laid on the top of it. The last train from the North being considerably behind lime, was pushing rapidly a- head, and a footman found himself near the mid- dlo of the bridge, as tho train approached will lightning speed. Ho had no timo to got off tin, bridge at oilher space 'at the side of tha track was too sloping to bo resorted to with safe a leap upon tho ico below was sun Lot every man endeavor to make all the world death. In this terrible dilemma, he threw him happy by a strict preform'anee of his duty to God self into the trough between tho rails, and hug and man, Si the mighty work of refomation will ging the bottom closely, the tram passed ovo I him without harm. Oh, Think not less I Love Thee. BY W. D. GAI.I.AGIIKR. Oh. think not less I love HIM, That our parted For ibe stars Ihai Inirn above Uiee, Are iruer tlm.i my vow. As the Irnnrancc to the b'ossom, Asthsuioon unto the Our Icve is to my bosom lis sweetness and its light. Oh. think not less I love tbce, That thy hand 1 thus resign- In the Heaven that bunds above thce, 1 will claim Iheeyul as mine. Through the vision of life's morning, Rvfr fitiod one like And tbou life's lapse adorning, Shalt hence that vision be. their escape. which havu been advocated by Louis Kossuth.- It has fallen upon my ears most strangely when I have heard tho arguments which have been advanced and tho declarations which have characterized this House since the begining of this debate, that an act of courtesy, extended to to Louis Kossuth personally, involves nccesarily Ilia adoption or recognition of iho "principles which he advocates. Jf'ihis position bo correct, then whenever wa condescend to extend the common civilities of life 10 those who inav differ in opinion foui us, we adopt the sentiments which tlioso individuals may entertain upon any great question whatsoever. Thero is nothing mure erroneous. Wo practice upon this priuoi- plo every day in tho ordinary business of life. Is it true, because I invite a neighbor to partake of 0 hospitalities of my house that I necessarily a- jpt all the abominable notions ho may entertain jou any question whatever Suppose, for in- anee, the. honorable gentleman from North irolina [MR. STASI.V] should, under the in- ence of his known hospitality, 'tender to his stinguished friend from Ohio [Mr. GIDDIKGS] e hospitalities ofhis houso would it bo taken r granted that ho had adopted the sentiments that gentleman, and would the country become armed with the fear of his becoming a Free- tiler If so. they would pomp tn that eonclu- m against every principle of common !ie most he made of it would be this that the cntleman from North Carolina had, in tiie kind- ess of his heart, thrown open hi? hile detesting Iho sins of iho party, he loved tho n.'ier. Mr. Chairman, 1 have .sufficient confi- mce in the intelligence of the people of this ilintry, especially in that of tho people whom I avc tho honor to .represent. I believe they will stinguish between the personal reception of this stinguished individual and tho adoption ofhis inciplcs. If Kos'suth had come to this country 1 his responsibility, by his own funds, as a pri- to individual, T would be ready to do him hon- and the country would be ready and willing extend this honor to individuals of high rank om foreign countries, and are especially illiug to pay. those honors to the poor and iwntroddeu who have fled from foreign des- tisin, when they shall land upon our shores :t wo extend this honor to them without adopt- Ef their principles. A contorfeilinjT establishment was recen ly discovered at Mt. Carmcl, about fourteen mile from but the guilty parties effectc Robert Neal, a lithographer ai >rintcr, who was the chief of tl gang, it is said has made over co'into during the past two years. T, notes wero 20's, 10's rod S's, up.nn Slate Bank of Ohio and Indiana, 20's, 10'n, and 5V, upon tiio Northern Bank of Kentucky Nual, it appears, has gone to Europe. Since the discovery many things have been ulieited that tire said to implicate persons of high standing in tho vicinity "of Cincinnati. i-Vortt St. Louis Republican. The "oor. God help the poor, who have no fire, Sucli bitter days as these. When e'en the breath that we respire, Uolh nearly Irecze God lieh) Hie poor, who have no clothes, Sucb bHter days as these, Oi rugs, which every inil that blows, Cuts'tlirougirwitb easel God help the poor, thai bcdless'are In nights so icv- cold, With nought their limbs, so well nigh bare. In which to_fold! God help the said, but know That God'lu-lps them by man You are his agent, reader, go. Do what you can! God help the When this you say, Your wish is eiuplv air, Unless you net llien go. to-day.; For care! God help the This prayer shall then Be with an answer blest; Thus iivirig, you'll Jio good to'jncn And when to rest You go. your memory shall be blest! E. S. A Narrow Escape. "You sai! to-tnorrow for Hayti, in- quired a bright eyed, dark but good look- ing man, who might have been four de- grees from the pure African, as he stepped over the gunwale of my little brig, on a pleasant morn- ing in St-ptcaiber, sixteen years ago. 1 replied, "close to day, cud shall drop down by the morning tide." "Any -A'oue.'" "If I can get ready I will take a passags with: you. My baggage, which is bulky, is ton miles from the city, in New Jersey- Bnt, should I go, could you manage to land don't care where, so that it is on the Island of and the man looked me steadily in the face, as ho asked tne the ques- tion. Huyti was then, as it is now, and will bo ui-'iil rc-oceupii-d and governed by tho unseuIM, revolutionized. I at onco made up my mind tha: my copper colored friend, albeit ho- spoke English, was aa exile from tbo Isbn.l, de. ;rous of returning- on soroo politi- cal enterpize, ind very readily expressed my to take him and put him ashore aa near St. Domingo, my plate of dustiiiatson, as he: deemed prudent to land.- Tho next morning my dark vitsgo gcr came on board, IbMowed bv a dozen which wero very heavy as the tllbrts of my in lifting, them gave convincing evidence. He saw mo eying his baggage cautiously, ted a careless laugh "If they weigh enough, captain, you will soon dear of a government being overturned." "Oh, said I to myself, "I have milsod got a political conspirator on board. let tho devil look after his own care iiot who- wins.'1 I over'tho incidents ofih'o voyage xiuring which the impression was deepened on my ininil that my passenger was destined lo pluy iho part of Cotalino to an astonished crowd of darkies in that strong hold of durkeydom, Hayti. My prom- ise was fulfilled. I put my heavy baggage safely on shore, I pocketed the passage- money, and had forgotten all about again presented himself to my notice. At this time, however, ho was not quite so' cool.- "I am in a Hurry to get away from this ho exclaimed. "The devil you the trunks weigh' He grinned diabolicaljy, but without othorwiso- noticing the remark continued, "Captain, can't you be off "Off to-night? Impossible. 1 hare not car-- ried enough on board for ballast." "Never mind tho cargo. Sail to-night namo the "It can't bo done, I'm "Break tho charter." "That will not do, but keep cool. You' are-' safe enough. Tho brigantihe Louisa sails' to- night for New York. .You can got aboard of and tho men's pallid quivered as he will watoh herr knowing that she is about to sail." "J3nt I can arrange that if your baggage is not too and I smiled as I spoke. "Be here in two hours, and I will see-yon safe in tbo- cabin of the Louisa. But bring light weight with? you, or the risk will bo He shook my hand and left me1. I went on- board the Louisa, told the captain that a poof- devil of a patriot sought the- means of and arranged tho passage. When I returned to my own vessel, the -supposed patriot was there- Imving-in a few. minutes'brought .his baggager down and made himself ready for the Tho boat of the brig was promptly manned, and was soon shot out of tho harbor.' As tho. mea gavo way he appeared to be greatly relieved'. "It is a dangerous game I've been said ho. "And a losing I "That depends much on ho rotuTnerl with a smile. "But shall meet I hope in New York. Then, if not before, yuu'll knowaUabout jt... We toy off at tho distanco six miles, for tnet brigantine till midnight. The supposed patriot, the again exiled unfortunate was handed over to tho protection ofthe captain of the Louisa, and I returned to town with the pleasant feeling about- my heart which from the consciousness of a generous act performed. The next morning on" visiting a coffee houso, much frequented by merchants and captains an unusual excitement attracted my attention. "What is .the matter I inquirbS an ac- quaintance. "Why, haven't you read tho proclamation of tho Government? Five thousand dollars for the head of a half blooded African who covered tha Island'with spurious coin. Thero 'is tho procla- mation." I read tho document. I: offered a reward of five thousand dollars passenger! the man I had secretly aided in his escape. I felt exceedingly uncomfortable, of course, but said nothing. When wo came to New York wo met; but we did not renew tho acquaintance. I have looked with suspicion on ail political adventurers espe- cially tawny ones, ever since. The fellow mado thirty thousand dollars by the operation. He risk- ed head, and but for mo he would have paid tho forfeit. From the Cincinnati Eiicuurer, January 17 An Incident on the ll'tver. If we could relate all the incidents that occur- od on the different steamboats bound hitherward uring Iho time the river between here and tho luuth of the Ohio was locked in the embrace of e icy god, wo could, no doubt, make au inter- sting volume. Every boat that went down and eturued met with scenes thut were certainly cw to them, and amongst them all. the Gulnare, 'apt. J. C. Linn, cainu in for her share. .Capt. Linn had some freight. to take on ut ricksburg, which would occupy perhaps half an ours lime. Just as the mate of tho boat had rdercd in the last plank, a lady and gentleman, illowcd by. acouple of black servants, hurriedly pproachi'd tho boat and hailed tho captain, tell- ig him they vvisiied to take passage for Cinciu- ati, Tho plank was run out, the whole party on board, and in a few minutes the staunch tcamer more bufieuing tho breast of Uf> Mississippi. The gentlowau, in registering their names on akiii'r state rooms, wrote his down G. I. Putnam, fngton, Vermont, and the lady's Jessy Pon- .ergast, Yieksburg. Not' after.tho boat under way, Mr. Putnam called tho clerk, Jr. George Linn, out upon the guards, and ask- 'd him if there was a minister on board, commu- licating to him at the same time, confidentially, ho fact that he was on a matrimonial runaway excursion, and ho was desirous of having the iiarriago eermony performed at onco, for fear of 'CSllltS. It so happened that tho Rev. Mr. Wilson tlakcly, of Holly Springs, a member of tho Church South, was on board, on his way to at- .cnd a Convention at Nashville, to whom tho rcutleman, on oscertaiuing the fact, made iriime- lialo application, stating the circumstanced under which he was placed, and begging that ho would mite lliem in thu bonds of wedlock. Tho Rev. uilcman's reply to tho request was such as ra- i..jr to dampen iiis hopes. Ho demurred in con- onto of an existing law in Mississippi which requires a non resident to give security in the sum of for tho maintainancc of his wife. The captain was' appealed to, who decided that as the boat was running nearest tiio opposite Mirage. Tho following telegraphic despatch appeared; in tho New York journals: TBE ARCTIC OFT NEWPORT NEHTORT, Jan 20th, 3 P. M. A largo steamship, with side wheols and three masts, apparently ou'c of tho Collins Line1, is plainly in sight, off Newport Beach, standing westward, which is no doubt tho Arc-lie, now duo at New York. In explanation of this, Capt. Luce, commander of tho Arctic, has furnished the annexed state-" ment: STEAMSHIP AHCTIC, Jan 20th, 1852.. Tuesday, 3 P. Tail Light of New- port Harbor, born true N. N. W. dis- tant 62 miles. Newport town consequently dis- tant about 65 miles. At this time a vapor like, that arising from hot water was fioatiug over tho sea, from ono to four foot above its surface. Sev-' era! of my passengers observing and wondering at this appearance, asked mo its cause. That niffhl tho lights all showed as two, ono abovo the other, tho lower, or what seemed the reflected light, appearing several minutes before the upper or real tight. Tho phenomenon of tho Arctic's being seen by the naked eye at a distance of tho 65 milosi is clearly therefore ono of mirage. Jan. 23, 1S52. E. K. Cor.UK3 St Co. shore, they were not within Mississippi. tho jurisdiction of The announcement quieted tho ircnllcman's scruples, and tho requisite ceremony was performed. Jtr. I'utnam and _Miss Pcnder- nst wero pronounced man and wife. In a day or two after the Gulnnrc was compell- ed to lio to at Horse Shoe cut-off, in consequence oi'the heavy kc, but Gcorgo Linn says thut no o war between the two Democratic or- gans at Indianapolis, waxes hot and strong. Wo see no signs of a union, as was recommended by tho Democratic Convention of this county. distinguished voiary of pleasure couW wish. There is no pleasure that is not attended with some pain. The second .lay after the wedding party arrived in our city, ilie lady found that her ,two servants were away by the Abolitionists. It was her design to have sent them back from Louisville, but it was neg- lected aud now they are probably lost latogethcr. But to counior-balanco that misfortune, she found a leticr from her fa'.her enclosing a draft on tho Bank of America, in New York, lor A clause in the "postscript" forbade her tho priv- for tho future to call him ov never, an-ain to enter hi- doors, as ho would not recog- nize a daughter who had refused obedience in so important nn era in her lifo as her Mr. P. left yesterday morning, on the cars, for hia homo in Vermont, accompanied by his wile hut before he went ho presented Capt. a splendid dhmond ring, for tho kindness he re- ceived whilo on board of the Gulnaro. Gen. Cass and the Presidency, This' gentleman is so anxious to bo Iho Demo- cratic candidate for the Presidency, that ho is willing to mount any hobby that he thinks may carry him to tho White Houso. Tho Washing- ton correspondent of tiio Philadelphia North A- mcrican gives tho following as his last effort to get on a hobby-horse. One of the last and most amusing of the Pres- idential move? was made by Gun. Cass yoster- dav, in a resolution which ho presented to tho Senate, in tho following words. Hcsotved, That whilo the people of tho United Slates sympathize with all nations who are stri- ving to establish free governments, yet they re- cognize tho great principle of tho ol'tho law of nations, which assumes to each of them the right to manage its own internal affairs in its own way and to establish, alter'or abolish its government, at pleasure, without the interference of any other power. And they havo not seen, nor could, they again see, without deep the viola- tion of this principles of national indepedonco. In plain this resolution is inltmdod aa a. snrt of half way houso between tho speech which Gen. Cess mado in tho Senate against intervention, and hedging speeches which he' afterwards mado at the two iKossuth dinners. It is qnito evident that tho Senator from Michi- gan did not inhale the Court atmosphere of Par- is to no purpose during tho days of Lous Philippe, for if ho learnt nothing else, he at least acquired a knowledge of Talleyrand's.maxim, that words wero given to conceal ideas. This proposi- tion is but another edition of tho Nicholson let- ter, a janus-faccd sort of affair which may bo mado to mean everything and nothing, as occasion may require. It is for and against intervention in tho same breath, so as to servo the latitudes of of Ohio and Mississippi atone and the samo lime. It reads as well backwards as forwards; and altogether is a political nondescript, which would puzzle a college of -Virginia abstrac- tionists. Tho same number .of words can hard-r ly bo found in any cabinet of literary curiostips, which uxuross so much and so little, 52 '.ho spirit of construiion may be applied. And It is by this mode of shuffling and dodging that some of our public men hopo to scquiro popularity, and to win the confidence of the North and South by pandering to the sectional prejudices uf botu... ;