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Galveston Flakes Semi Weekly Bulletin (Newspaper) - July 27, 1867, Galveston, Texas Vol. , saturday morning july. 27,. 1867. 31. Telegraphic associated a a Vosh a a july �?~227�?the plethora of the Money Market continue.?, but rates Are essentially unchanged. Gold is quiet a Mil steady and closed Linn at 139y. Sterling firm at 110a @1104 for prime Bankers Bills with moderate inquiry government securities stronger with a demand. Stocks closed steady at nearly the highest Point i the Day 5-20�?Ts of �?Tt>2, coupons 111h. Quot i receipts of the Treasury have been $8,811,--000 payments $7,812, balance $131,310,-000. Richmond july 22.�?montgomery Blair spoke at Rockbridge Alum Springs on saturday. To Koverly denounced the radicals. 01 president Johnson to said he Hud Defeated the conservative party retaining his enemies in office. He would advise him now to get rid of spies around him and make general Grunt who he believed a just Man temporary Secretary of War. A a Telegram. ,.thje.dis-. A a Patch says that about three Hundred persons were present among them general Joe . Pierpont spoke to Day at Halifax court House to about three thousand people. He was followed both White and coloured a speakers. The whig has an account of a meeting in Charlotte county at which colonel Henry a Confederate colonel of infantry presided delegates were appointed to the Republican convention Quot a Republican meeting was also held in Amelia a bits. P. Ruggers superintendent of the alms House has been removed military authority and or. Pierce the former incumbent reinstated. The magistrates of the hustings court held a meeting to Day to reply to general Schofield a recent communication. The reply will to sent in to Morrow. The 11th regiment of infantry is now Here und it is stated Enro Ute for Texas. San Francisco july 22.�?the u. S. Steamer Lincoln sailed Lor Aba ski to Day. She conveys a government surveying party to make a topographical purvey of the coast and adjacent islands under the supervision of Geo. Davidson. Capt. A a. Howard will fir Creed the Lincoln to Sitka to organize the affair i of the Revenue department. Civil organizations of san Francisco have determined to pay a tribute of respect to the memory of Thomas Francis Meagher. Platt s Hall has been engaged for the purpose of holding the funeral ceremonies.1 Many Catholic to vast. It is the Devir e of the irishmen of califor. to obtain his body andjiave4t�?ibwrmi a a ate lord the Side of his Kindred Fri Pri ser Whittier of the state geological corps has rih de irom a visit to Wasi Itu. Ton and Oreg . He ascended Mcnut Ilo us. To Fiji Cav l it Nua , a a a Nio it. Wih Tho i to 10 real Chesti i not to exceed 12, a 22.�?a fifteen cent note, Elliut. A i the pledge e Judi May Donn Aitie lain Cameron a Uio Row he j eve in Pii acl Ivi 1 exam iii and then it k jail i Congress will Adjo n to of tobit a. General v., u1 i ,. A ios report to Howard Turovs the blame of the franklinterm., riot on the conservatives. The ii get Bhot came from the conservatives but the is conflicting As to which party fired the first Volley. The Secretary of the Treasury. Has issued instructions to collectors of customs to strictly enforce the Law regarding the number of passengers vessels Are allowed to carry. It is said Seward intends sending no minister to Mexico. Indian advices state that special commissioner Kinney at fort Phil Kearney held a latin Bostory Council with 1600 Black crows during Tho conference the cheyennes stole the crows horses. The crows pursued them and re captured their Stock and killed three cheyennes. The party Cate within 300 Yards of Brady a Island station on the Union Pacific Railroad and ran off a lot of mules. Sherman is coming to st. Luisi. To says recent reports of Imirian Montvi Iger Are greatly exaggerated. Quot a Oshta a july 22.�?the wheat yield is larger than Lor Many years. The Corn crop is abundant recent Rains have secured the older Corn while the younger promises finely. General Pope orders enforcement of general order no. 10, which prohibits civil Olli cers from using any in leu wha Ever to deter of dissuade the people from Active participation 111 reconstruction of the governments Miler Jho military Bills. Was jul Oti it july president is a Vns Klering the propriety of calling the. District commanders together to establish uni form rules of action for the reconstruction act. 1. Or. Plumb Secretary of legation to Mexico is informally performing minister Fune. A 110 Philadelphia july 23.�?the u. S. Steamer Augusta and Monitor i Antomo arrived Here irom Europe via Nassau. New Yotsko july 23.�?gold 139. Stocks Strong. Money 506c. Cotton quiet and firmer 27c. Flour ,10020c. Lower. Wheat i�3u. Lower. Corn steady. Whisky quiet. New you july 23. very heavy sales 1800 Bales at 27027�c. Flour 15025c lower mixed to Good Southern $9 30010 90 fancy and extra son Thean $11 00016 75. Freights firm Cotton to Liverpool team pc. Arrived steamship Irene from Havana and Nassau. New York july 23.�?gold 139�. Money unchanged at 3 let a per cent. Governments 0 in 0 per cent. Shipments of Specio to Morrow will probably aggregate $1,750,000. Governments Al Osad us Ady. Stocks slightly declined under a disposition to realize profit. New Osu Xaris july 23. firm at 24i�25c. Lor nominal sales 1200 Bales receipts for to lire Detiya l?23 Bales against 4,19 Bales exports for three Days 10,786 Bales. Sugar Louisiana fair 134c. Strictly prime 15015-ic. No molasses in Market. Cuba firm nos. 13 and 14 13 molasses Dull nominally 48042o. Flour quiet no Porfino $10 75 011 00 extra $11 75 Choice s18 25. Corn quiet firm yellow and mixed 25 0 35c. White 4.5c. Oats Light. Pork firm holders Atil ring �25 45. Lard pierces hold at 31ic. Leg 144c. Bacon firm no Chango Stock Light. Gold 140. Sterling 51 �@54, now York Quot fight ?,0 j Promin. A convention of planters is in session in this City endeavouring to devise some Means Lor rebuilding the levees. The result is in Quot teen of crops continue favourable for Cotton and More favourable for Grain and Cane. The Shreveport southwestern reports the. Worm in Cotton in red River county and says prospects Are gloomy. Accounts state that Louisiana. Mississippi Alabama and Northeast Texas have Hail too much rain. Cotton worm appearing. No Quot rain Here yesterday. To Day is the first time it has not rained during two consecutive Days for six weeks. Very sultry thermometer 9g. A \. Washington july 23.�?the prosecution in the Surratt Case continued rebutting the testimony to Day but nothing worthy of note was elicited. The judiciary committee adjourned to Day until october. Memphis july 23.�?the cholera is decreasing Here. The president of the Board of health states that no new cases have occurred in the Vicinity where the Nicholson pavement is being Laid. Late accounts from Arkansas represent the disease As prevailing on plantations in the Vicinity of Pine Bluff and Helena one planter lost Twenty five last \v0�. Ii. The crop prospects Are very encouraging. General Lii Len. Estimates his Corn crop at two Hundred thousand bushels. Washington july 23.�?the evening Star has the following an altercation occurred a at the metropolitan hotel this morning Between general Frisbee a Louisiana planter and or. J. B. Sullivan naval officer at new Orleans. It seems that general Frisbee had Given information to Secretary Mcculloch of alleged frauds in the new Orleans Customhouse and Tho Secretary had ordered a investigation. Or. Sullivan came Here a few Days ago in reference to the matter and meeting general Frisbee this morning called him a liar accompanying Tho same with a slap in the face. This assault was resented the general who struck or. Sullivan several times before they could Pep rated. New Yoni i july 24. quiet. Mid. Doing Uplands 27027j. Flour rather More Active and steady sales 7400barrels. Southern $9 30@$1g 75. Wheat very Dull 2@3c. Lower. Corn a Shade firmer sales 50,000 mixed Western at 98e.@$l. Oats la. Better. Beef quiet. Pork heavy sales 500 bbl. Pew mess at $23 90. Naval stores drooping. Turpentine 57� whisky quiet stocks Strong. Money 5@gc. Gold 139- Sterling Exchange 1100110.5. Five twenties Rev it a i its let. Vienna. July 23�?�?~evening.�? great preparations Are being made Here for the reception 01 the Saltan. If All the plans Are carried out the citt.tuonk1 during his stay Here will Eisei Quot in grandeur and 111 a anything he Jias Tiu. With in either France or Eug Laud. �?�\tr.i�s.ie, july 23�?evening a an Imperial has sailed from this port for Vera with Orews to Brisso Back -�1vs Mexico the remains of Maximilian. Paws july 23.�?the Govi in my it has prohibited tiie placing of any portion of the russian Railroad loan in Tho Paris Market. Admiral Farragut has arrived lore. The United Staten minister general let is gave a a fete to Day in Honor of the Admiral. A Large number of american la lies and gentlemen were present. London july 24�?noon.�?Consols 04. Bonds 720734. Piank Force july 24.�?Bonds 7gj. Livni Oon july 21. unchanged. Sales 10.000 Bales. New Yoist july 24.�?stocks Strong. Gold 139j. �?T62 coupons 111�. Tennessee Sixes sex coupons. 685 new Issue g64. Cotton. Firmer. Sales 900 Bales at 27 j. Flour steady. Wheat 3@5c lower Taber Georgia $2 50� 2 g5 White s2 80. Mixed Western Corn 99e@sl 01. Mess pork s23 90. Groceries steady and Dull. Turpentine 57�@58. Rosin s3 g�?~2i@s 50. Freights unchanged. Tho Scotia takes out a million and a half of specie. The express financial article says Money Market still unchanged Supply exceeding demand. Border state Bonds higher and More in demand. New , july 24. Dull sales o to Bales Low middling 24j@25c. Receipts 25 Bales. Sugar and molasses nominally unchanged. Flour quiet Stock Light super line s10 75 double etura�$t2 00. Corn firm yellow and mixed 25040 White 45e. . A a on it i in first hands retailing at $1 15. Pori holders very firm asking $20 50 Bacon shoulders scarce 144c. Clear 104010$. Lard quiet and. Firm Stock of pierces exhausted holders of kegs asking 144c. Gold 140. Sterling new York sight Premium. sultry with showers. 92 in the Shade hic in the Sun. Washington july 24.�? the prosecution continues rebutting testimony intended to re a table Isle Mcm Tullen Sandst. Marie a characters and breaking Down or. Bissells and Cameron s. The following transpired or. Brady said he desired now to ask a question personal to himself. It had been stated in Public prints that he or b., bad offered or. Hobart a bribe and that to desire d or. H. To explain Tho matter. Or. Hobart said no such offer was Ever made to him and that it was utterly false and was Nade without his knowledge or consent. All that or. Brady had said was that witness fees would paid the defence out of Money contributed for that no one connected with the defence Ever made propositions of any Money for any testimony. Prize lists for Tho capture of the Grey jacket and win. Bagley have been Mado up and Are ready for payment. The internal Rov Onue Reno its 739,000. Cincinnati july 24, declining family $9 5o0s1o�?More Sellers than buyers. Wheat firmer some shipping demand. Corn Dull Aud unchanged. Whisky Bond 30c. Pork in Good demand deliverable next month at s24 50@$24 75. Bulk meats firm and quiet Bacon sales ton thousand pounds shoulders at 13c. Clear bides acc. Large demand for future delivery. Havana july <20. A the cuban government is taking great precautions against revolutionary movements. Yellow fever still prevailed but less malignant. Sugar firm and Active at 8�@84 reals advices from Mexico report Tho arrest of Nece ote late Maximilian s Chamberlain father Fincher and others. A Marquez not found. Solon of redone and governor Vidaurry have been Eho. A new Yoke july 24.�?a prize fight took place this morning on the Sake snack Road _&Gtct.C&Ampn--phh-mocw>�t4 Fet==&8ipr rheifytifter22ti�otlcfe"l>onnelly was declared the Victor. New yom july 24.�?the Steamer Persia with european dates to the 14th inst has. Arrived. Tho 12th&Quot"of july a was celebrated the or Gemen quietly in Belfast. 30,000 passed in procession without molestation. I r. Higgins Bishop of Derry died suddenly on the 12th. New Yoke july 24.�?Money unchanged. Gold heavy closed at 1394@139q. Sterling Dull 104. Governments quite steady. Stocks Active and Strong. Treasury receipts thee million three Hundred and fifty one thousand. Payments four million four Hundred and sixty four thousand dollars. Richmond july 24.�?general Brown has issued an order discontinuing the issuing of rations to the destitute authorised the congressional appropriation fund after the -20th of August. A a governor Pierpont spoke to a Large audience in Danville last night. The whig has accounts of a Republican meeting in pit Sylvania and Smyth counties sending Delegate s to the Richmond convention. The hustings court of magistrates sent their reply to Genera Schofield s communication to Day its Tenor has not been made. Public. Havana july 20.�?the friends of the Pui it Chase of st. Thomas the United states is gaining strength. There was a Large emigration to Belize from the United states. A and commercial depression existed at Jamaica. New Yoke july 24.�?at a meeting of the Union Republican a a general committee at their rooms in this City last evening general Grant was nominated As the Choice of that party for the next president subject to the decision of the Republican National convention. The weekly report of or. Ham states that the mortality during last week in the City was 153 less than the average of correspond Quot aug weeks for the last Sis years. No signs of the presence of cholera As an epidemic have yet been discovered. New York july 25.�?stocks excited and a a Shado lower. Money on Call 5 to 6 per cent Sterling 110 sight 110i to 1101 registered �?T02, 109 to 1094 Georgia sevens 80. Gold 139jj to 1394. Flour 10c. Lower wheat drooping Corn firm for sound Dull and heavy for in Foaud 5 pork,.Dull at. ,��23. 73.to. .�23 a s0 a lard a Quot steady Quot at i2 to 13c. Whisky quiet Cotton quiet and firm at 27 to 27�c. Spirits turpentine 57j to 58s. Rosin steady with strained at s4 to 4 50 and common at is 02/ Washington july 25.�?the Stonewall Jackson sails in the first of August. Captain George Brown to take her to Jaftas. .1 Teutu Essow deputation applied to. The president for Protection at the rials who again referred them to lae neral who mud. Was no ton july 25.�?partial Lei urns from �?�19 counties in Alabama show the registration of 28,1-100 Whites and 49,000 Blacks. Estimated Black majority in the stat 25,000 to 30&Quot,000.toki Anu me. July 25.�?a boat capsized in bar Harbor of desert Island drowning the Liev. It. G. Chase Aud wife miss Hample miss Tazwell Aud j. Harman of Philadelphia Aud three others. Nashville july25.�?a citizens of Memphis has been received Secretary Fletcher urging that according to Grants letter to Pope general Albert Pike violates his parole in advising the citizens to go to Tho polls . York july 25. Ashade easier sales 1000 Bales at 27027i�?mostly 27. Flour Dull state so 4o0s11 Southern s9 250 s1g 75. Wheat old $20s3 new $30$5 Tennessee $2 5o0s2 go. Corn firm. Provisions generally firm. Mess pork s23 62. 1 naval stores quiet and unchanged. Freights quiet. Stocks heavy and excited. Money 50g per cent. Gold 139. �?T62 coupons 11 j. New oudeans july 25. unsettled 24025. Sales 750 Bales receipts 325 Bales exports 76 Bales. Louisiana sugar Only retail trade.,1 no molasses. Cuba fully fair to prime Quot 14c. Choice Musco Vedo molasses sold 54. Flour quiet superfine $10 75 double extra $12 25. Corn Stock Light mixed and yellow $1 2501 35 White $1 ,4001 45. Oats none in first hands retailing second hands is 1501 �?~20. Pork quiet and firm asking i2c 50. Bacon shoulders 14c rib sides Stock exhausted Clear sides 16c. Gold 139$. Sterling 51054. New Yogi a sight s0d per cent Premium. Lioio boards of the City Council adopted the suggestions of mayor Heath for funding City in rates Aud interest bearing certificates i he currency is rapidly recovering from depression some brokers purchasing As High As. True i per cent discount. Over a so you was withdrawn from circulation and destroyed. Very hot and sultry the thermometer ranging at 92. Washington july 25.�?the vice Consul at Havana has notified Tho state department that a cargo of coolies May expected shortly at new Orleans in violation of the act of Congress of 9th february 1862, and Emigrant act of july 4th, 18g5. The Consul has reason to suspect that an extensive scheme is on foot for the introduction of coolie labor into thet Outh contrary to Law. Instructions Are in course of preparation at the attorney general a office for the action of District attorneys should the grounds appear of a violation of these Laws. A a Washington 25.�?defense proposed to submit the Case to the jury without speeches. Tiie prosecution objected. There will probably two speeches on each Side. Internal Revenue 3840,000, the War department has ordered morning Aud evening guns at All military posts having necessary ordnance. An amendment Dis franchising All who voluntarily went into Tho rebellion was adopted the new York constitutional convention. One conferring suffrage on boys of eighteen was referred. The Steamer Granite state from Hartford for now Yort was wrecked on the rocks at the South end of Blackwells Island East River. Crew and Passon Gors of Tuble Rock Niagara blown off. Two Hundred pounds of powder moved the whole Rock but Tho projecting part Bra King off the rest settled Back. Baltimore july 25.�?coffee Dell and nominal Caroro Quot buyer. Boston july 25.�?the supreme court has decided that National Bank a a re a in Licet. Y5my-Snii at it Pat new Yorlli markets. New York july 26.�?gold, opened at 139i. Cotton Market quiet but firm. Middling Uplands 27027ic Mobile 28c1 Orleans 28je. Exchange steady. Pkg entity of belgian All know some perhaps sad experience what artifices Are put into practice in All Large cities the thieves to get Possession of the goods coveted them in Many cases exercising ingenuity worthy of a better cause. The last new Dodge out was practice at Bruges and the in Purl gives the following account of the deception. Two ladies presented themselves in a Hiiop in the Rue st. Jacques where the elder of them made purchases of goods and then taking out her , found that 1 she had omitted to bring with her Tho needful funds she requested that one of the assistants should sent Home with her for Tho Money and a shop woman accordingly accompanied the new customers. They went to a carmelite Convent where the elder lady asked for Ono of the fathers name Aud on his calling to her held some private conversation . In a few minutes the father made a sign to the girl to follow him. A go a said the lady a follow the reverend father he will pay you the the girl complied and accompanied Tho Friar into a room where she was asked to sit Down. A slam ready a said the Friar a to hear your confession. A a a i done to want to confess a said the girl a a i want a what Money a said the for iii. A the Price of goods purchased the lady who brought me a i know nothing of that a said the Friar a she told me you wished to confess and being deaf desired to do so in a private the explanation was Complete the girl rus lied out to find that the a a ladies had made Good their escape taking with them their cheap foreign Lelei. Comparative education. A the special Washington correspondent of the st. Louis Democrat in a recent dispatch says general Sheridan says incidentally in one of Hie communications that in some of the Interior parishes of Louisiana in proportion to numbers there Are More Blacks than Whites who write their names in registering. General Sheridan Only confirms what has been stated Quot others. Judge Balden stated not Long since that of some thirty or forty coloured men who joined a Republican War club All but one or two signed their. Own names to the Rolls and wrote them legibly. Washing last clip of Captain Kings Wool went to Market thoroughly washed and of All surplus grease dirt,1 tags and burs. Thus prepared for mar Liet k attention and perchance a open the eyes of manufacturers and dealers in regard to Texas wools. The entire clip footed Quot up the handsome Little amount of 25,000 pounds. We shall await the Sale of this woo with no. Little interest for it will go far toward deciding to what extent Wool growing can to made profitable in Western Christi adv Cruiser. imports of eggs into the United kingdom appears to still extending having amounted in the four months ending april 30 this year to 142,220,7c0, As compared with 140,188,500 in the corresponding period of 18gg, and 107,821,440 in the corresponding period of 1865. In april alone the prodigious number of .58,731,480 eggs was imported. The Progress of our egg imports has been extraordinary of late years the number imported in 1866 having been 438,873,880, As compared with 365,013,280 in 1865, 335,298,-240 in 1804, 2gg,929,680 in 1863, 232,321,200 in 18g2, 203.313.36g in 1861, 167,695,400 in 1860, 148,631,000 in 1859, 134,685,000 in 1858, and 126,818,000 in 1857. It death from yellow fever. A we Ore pained to hear a report of the death of the Rev. Taye formerly episcopal minister at this place. He died recently at Indianola of yellow fever. The Lavaca commercial announces the death 6f Rev. Thomas pc oki of the West Texas conference of the same a disease. A Columbus. Times july 20. writes that after giving three representations at Paris she will leave for Italy the Middle to july visiting Florence rom and Naples returning to France in time to sail Lor America from Brest on the 31st of August. A Paris is full of americans a she says a and whenever to meet them in the Street we walk As near to them As if we were lovers i can never forget your countrymen and my voice will Ever to loud in their 1 the Small pox is raging in some districts of Chicago. The vaccine matter used in efforts to Check it has proved utterly worthless. The new Orleans Crescent says fools can go to Mexico on filibustering errands if they will but they will not accomplish what France failed in with a Fine army and $80,000. General Scott did not find conquering the mexicans child s play. In the Surratt Case on monday. Judge Fisher decided that the Register of the Webster House at allowed to go to the jury for the present the Book having been at the Quercy of anybody for Over two years. defense had proved any credible witness Tho entry of the name John Harrison in the regular course of business on the 15th of april Tho Book might go As a fact made at the time of Ita occurrence. The direct receipts of Cotton at the port of Louisville during the year closing March 31, 18g7, were 70,8ss Bales. The actual sale3 of tobacco during the same period amounted to 31,092 Hhd. The value of the leading articles of import during the year ending the 31st of March is $222,412,754, showing a not increase Over last year of upwards of ten millions. Tho exports show a much larger aggregate of Commerce and Trado than the previous year Tho total valuation of Tho leading articles amounting to 167,318,962. The Commerce of the City in Cotton Corn pork and Bacon this year has been fully 100 per cent Over the year previous. .e-ukopjeamm.-ews. Paris july 22.�?Tho Bill abolishing imprisonment Lor debt passed both houses and is now the Law. Lonbon july 22.�?the cretans Aro about preparing Squadron of fire ships to destroy the turkish Fleet supporting Omer Pacha. The austrian Reichsrath adopted resolutions in favor of political equal it of religious Faith. London july 23�?noon.�?Consols 94 7-16. Bonds 72 i. Frankfort july 23.�?Bonds 7g.j. Liverpool july 23�?noon. quiet and steady sales 8000 Baloff. Weather unfavourable for crops. Berlin july 23.�?count Bismarck officially denies that there is any truth in the recently reported stories of the probability of a War. Or. Petersburg july 23.�? an Imperial decree Poland is now absorbed into Russia As one of the provinces of Trio russian Empire. London july 23�?p. My Consols closed at 944. Bonds 72 11-1g. Liverpool july 23d�?evening, dosed quiet and steady sales 10,000 Bales Uplands 10gd. Orleans log. London july 23�?midnight.�?in the Housa of lords to night a motion was made on Tho part of the government for a second Reading of the Reform Bill. The Earl of Derby made a lengthy and powerful argument in favor of the Bill and was followed Earl Grey and others in opposition. Further debate on the subject was postponed. London july 23.�?a general Fariola of Farrel was arrested in this City on the 15 the inst011 charge of complicity with fenian and is now undergoing examination at dublin., Paris july 23�?evening.�?in the corps legislate if yesterday the Ordinary budget propositions were passed. London july 23�?evening.�?the latest advices from Japan report that that great Domino of the country oppose the opening of the poit of Oski to foreigners. London july 24, 2 p. and Bonds unchanged. Liverpool july 24�?Cotton and bread stuff unchanged. Sugar easier but not quo Tab lower. A London july 24, 94j. Bonds 724. Liverpool july 24. irregular Uplands 104d. Orleans Load. Sales 105 Bales bread stuffs and provisions unchanged. London july 25.�?in the House of lords the Reform Bill passed for the second Reading. The House of commons passed a Bill abolishing Chireh rates. Sir Morton Petous j liabilities Aro stated at Nino million pounds assets �300,000. Lordi Naas reports that the two fenian prisoners awaiting trial at Dublin Aro insane London july �?~25.�?noon. A Consols 95. Bonds 72 Liverpool july 25�?noon.�?cotton�?sales 10,000 Bales middling Orleans 10.j Orleans 10i Corn 35s 9d. Pork 73s. Lard 49s 3 a. Bacon 42s Fiill turpentine 31s. Tallow 4-i1-� tiie late ilium is fronds Meagher. General Meagher Whoso death in Montana. Territory drowning was announced in a yesterday s Sun was a native of Waterford Ireland. He was born in August 1823, and was consequently nearly forty four years old at the time of his death. To received a Libe. , says the commercial and was a member of the Irish bar but he abandoned. The Law for politics and threw himself into the movement for the Independence of his native land with passionate earnestness. Ixe was a prominent member of Tho Young Ireland part and electrified his countrymen with eloquence. To was sentences 6s tenth the English government but his Pun iii ment was commuted to transportation to the penal colonies of England. In 1852 he escaped avd arrived in now York and was received with Groat enthusiasm. At the commencement of our civil War he promptly raised a company and was present at Tihe Battle of Bull run. He afterwards raised a brigade and participated. In most of it. Desperate Battles in Virginia. He uses . Pointed Secretary of Tho territory of Montana in 18g5, and has been acting governor of the territory for some time. To was More Ouray. Genus than discreet was distinguished for his. Rare eloquence and his death will to generally regretted in his adopted As Well As his native land. A unman Linic vice. A wonderful Story is told of a Man Nameiy j. D. Che Vii Llev a Milivo of Switzerland who a had in 1846,-at. Tho ago of go arrived at us astonishing degree of. Perfection in reckoning. Time an internal movement. Me was in. Fact a human time piece or living clock. Irn Nis youth he was accustomed to pay great attention to the ringing of Bells and vibrations of pendulums and degrees to acquire the Power of counting u succession of intervals exactly equal to those which Tho vibration of the sound produced being on Board a Steamboat on Lake Geneva on july 14. 1�32, a engaged to indicate to the crowd around tha lapse of a Quarter of an hour or As Many minutes and seconds an any chose to name Oji Ltd this during a most diversified conversation with those standing and further to indicate his voice the moment when the hand passed Over the Quarter minutes or any other subdivisions previously stipulated during the whole course of the Experiment. This he did without mistake notwithstanding the exertions of those about him to. Distract his Attu Tion and clapped his hands at the conclusion of the fixed time. His own account of his gift was a follows a i have acquired imitation labor and patience a movement which neither thought nor labor not anything can Stop. It is similar to that of a Peh-1 durum which at each moment of returning gives me the space of three second so that 20 of them made a minute Aud these i add to others of Goliad county have been appointed consisting of Geo. So Ornu Chas. Whitby f. M. A g. D. Ryan and a. M. Wigginton a Lullin. Tho Columbus Railroad Bridge is being pushed ahead vigorously and it is expected to a completed within six weeks when the Cap. Will run to and from that find Meife bulletin. A1 it is expected that in less than 18 months through Railroad communication will Boes i abolished Between Calcutta and Bombay
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