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Galveston Flakes Semi Weekly Bulletin (Newspaper) - September 18, 1867, Galveston, Texas Semi weekly foil a a. It How Filli. Of o or c it a a re Yvo a v a no yol. Voga Yeston wednesday morning september 18, 1867. No. 46.,. Tslegeaphig.,. A o a a associated press new York,.sept. 12.�?Gold.closed at 145�?T to 145 j. Cotton Dull fat 25o. Quot new York sept. 13.�?Cotton heavy declining Eales 8u� Bales at 25 to 2t pc. Gold 145. Flour Dull wheat drooping. Corn l@3c. Lower. Ryo quiet. Oats drooping pork $21 i�245 Cotton Dull 25jo. New Orleans. Sept. 13.�?Cotton Bales 325 Bales. Trio Market is Dull and easier. Low middling 22i�23�c. Receipts Lor the week 848 Bales exports 2402 Bales Stock on hand 14,919 Bales. Flour firm superfine s8 50. Corny mixed is 15 White is 20. Clear sides 20e. Sugar cured hams 25c. Lard prime pierces 14jc. Gold 144.j. Sterling l5c@159i. New York sight one halt sept. 13.�?some time since the office of Quot Eagle newspaper at Camden ark., was destroyed by. Soldiers led on by major Pierce. Colonel Gilbert commanding wrote to general Ord in Wadieh he said that the censures of the press directed against the servants of the people May be endured but a generals Ord and Neil a forces were detailed., to enable them to perform their duties. They were not servants of the people of Arkansas but rather their masters and to left it to be a great piece of impertinence for to news pipers in the Quot state to comment Oil general Noil under any circumstances whatever. General Ord in reply says a a your letter of the 15th nit., in which you attempt to justify an act of a party of soldiers who misled by an officer forcibly entered a citizens House and destroyed his property is received. You will explain Why this act us not prevented by Yon a so Post commander Ami if the requirement of Tho 3d article of War has a been complied with. Your assertion that general Neillis forces Are not the servants of Tho people of Arkansas but their masters is unjust both to the people rend general Neill. And unfounded in Tho jaws which Are for Tho Benefit of the people. The Assumption that a party of soldiers can at their option forcibly destroy a citizens property and a commit a Gross violation of the Public peace would not be tolerated under a new you ,. Sept. 10.�?revenue receipts $203,000. Sex governor Pickens of South Carolina is in the City. Gold in the Treasury $99,807,000 currency $-13,000,000. a Macedonia with naval cadets has returned from a european cruise All Well. New York sept. 13. heralds Washington dispatch says on Tho subject of the Ettelt of the amnesty proclamation that the Cabinet is said to to a unit. In the Dis Cussion a of Tho amnesty proclamation other members of Tho Cabinet agreed that its Legal effect would be to relieve excluded Whites from disability As to Tho exercise of Tho right of suffrage. New Orleans sept 14.�?suit has been con me juiced in Ono of Tho just icon a courts of this City for Tho recovery of Tho value of a ten Dollar City of new Orleans note a test Case. Two officers Aud Twenty men of Tho Crew of the United states Iron Elad Mahaska have died of yellow fever. Deaths up to six of clock this morning of fever 43. Washington sept. 13.�?stevenson was inaugurated governor of Kentucky. To endorses and will carry out Tho principles enunciated by Tho Helm Cabinet. Grant is inclined to favor simultaneous elections on Tho first monday in november. It is confidently expected that District commanders will concur. Washington sept. 13. commissioners had a meeting yesterday at Omaha they expect to Start Lor the North Tho 4th, to meet Tho spotted tails who Promise to bring his principle men. Stanberry attended Tho Cabinet meeting today. Grant was absent. J Short session. Tho express says Tho cholera seems spreading. Washington sept. 13th.-�?otho dub quo Iowa Herald in speaking of Tho election in Montana says James m. Cavanaugh a said to have been handsomely elected to Congress. Old Den Butler will probably move his expulsion. Cavanaugh slapped the brutes Faco at the Charleston convention and told him that to was a dirty dog. A r an Omaha dispatch pays Sherman has advices from fort Laramie stating that Hostilo indians did not meet Tho commissioners at Tho Timo specified they suspect a trap will runners to hear what commissioners have to say and if satisfactory will inert. Commis toners in november sept 13. Secretary of War to Day issued Tho presidents proclamation for the information of All concerned. New York sept. 13.�?Money Moro Active advanced to 5. Gold weak at 144@m42. Governments heavy and lower. Stocks closed Dull and lower. A Washington sept. 13.�?it is now definitely settled by the executive authority to suggest to Tho several District commanders an Extension of Timo to Tho list of october for the completion and correction of Tho registration lists and to fix Tho first monday of november for Eleetia is. Tho object of Tho amnesty among other things is to ensure uniformity. No order will to issued on Tho bub oct of Tho reconstruction act giving District commanders discretion but they will to promptly informed of Tho recommendation or suggestion in official form. The Cabinet was occupied to Day with uninteresting routine business. A Gener in Fitz Jolin Porter will Havo anew trial. A Rove real of Tho decision is confident by expected by his friends. San Francisco Sopt. 13.�?an in Meliso crowd was attracted to Day to witness Tho fulfilment of an election Wager. Tho loser played a hand Organ through Tho principal streets collecting five thousand dollars Lor Tho Benefit of Tho orphan Asylum. Tho democrats Havo a majority of Twenty on joint ballot. Ili by Republican is certainly elected to Congress. Two Domo Crucio congressmen elected. Two millions sacks of wheat Havo been received Sinco Tho 1st of july new Wojie sept. Moro steady. Wheat Moro Active and firmer. Cora l�2c. Letter. Rye quiet. Oats la better. Pork .$24 75@s24 85. Lard 131�14.i. Whisky steady. Cotton Dull at 25 a 25i. Freights firm. Tar Puntino a Shado easier at c0o. Rosin quiet. Stocka very Dull operators waiting for Tho Bank statement. Money 5�g cent. Gold 144. Sterling 109j�110. Quot Washington sept. 14.�?at Tho Republican a meeting at Philadelphia senators Nye Cameron and Cottelit spoke. # a Resolution declaring it the duty of Congress to impeach try and if guilty to remove the president passed enthusiastically. Mccoole has charged Joe Coburn ten thousand dollars. Numerous suits Are before the District court Here to test the constitutionality of Tho congressional confiscation act whereby the property of persons who went South was sold during the life of those implicated. Caleb Cushing has been employed by or. Garrett who occupied High medical position in the Confederate army to conduct a test Case. In by West sept. 14.�?no business on the cuban Telegraph the Only telegraphed Down with the fever. A a. A new York sept. 14.�?Money Active and closed Lormer rates of interest advancing Call Loans 5@6 per cent. Gold closed easy at 114$. Sterling unchanged. Government securities closed Dull. Stocks rather lower. Mondays Bank statement will show an increase in Loans of $35,000,000 decry Aso in deposits $2,000,000 decrease of Legal tenders $4,500,000. New Orleans sept. 14.�?Cotton sales 250 Bales Dull and lower. Low middling 22023. Receipts 388 Bales. Exports 453 Bales. Tobacco Stock Light and firm at 7-i�8c. For Light common Leaf medium 9i it i 12cr sugar Little Louisiana. Offering Only a retail business doing fully fair 153c. Louisiana molasses none. Flour improved and firme superfine $8 50 double extra $10 50@ $10 75. Corn Dull and unchanged. Oats Dull. Pori Dull at $27 50 no buyers. Bacon scarce and in request. Shoulders Lac. Deal sides 20c. Sugar cured hams 24i�25c. Lanly prime pierces 14i 14i. Gold 14350�? 144. Sterling 150. New York sight i cent Premium. Cattle Mark on Sale two Hundred and eighty. The Xii Beeves four Hundred and sixty nine calves and yearlings thirty Milch cows. Texas Beeves first Quality per head $15 second Quality $30@10 third Quality $15020. Texas cows with calves $20 yearlings $g@12 calves $0@13. Yellow fever deaths to six this morning Orty one. A Washington sept. 14 a an Omaha dispatch says one Hundred and seventy lodges of Ara Pahnes under Little shield propose surrendering provided the Whites protect them and feed their families. Orders have been issued to accept Tho Tennis a a the dominican. Government refuses to sell Samana to the United states for a naval Sta a Tion. Head quarters of the army adjutant general s office Yvo Ashington september 13, 1sg7. J general orders no. 80. District commanders will co operate with Tho commissioners and assistant commissioners of the freedmen a Bureau in reducing Tho number of employees and volunteers still retained in service by giving details of officers a and enlisted men of the tinny to take their places when it can be Dodo without Manifest detriment to the service. Quot by command of general. Grant it e. D. Townsend a. A. G. A presidential party including Grant leaves at six of clock tuesday for Antietam. Kelly will shortly re visit the South confining his attentions to Tho sea Board states. Mcclellan s friends say he will not return Home this year. National Bank circulation $299,119,00,0 securities held $340,500,000 Revenue to Day $203,000 for Tho week $2,207,000, total for Tho year to Date. $50,371,000. All Tho clerks and officials in Washington Havo received official copies of the president proclamation. Tho Coin in Tho Treasury amounts to one Hundred millions and Twenty thousand dollars. Tho governors of new York and now Jersey with their staffs Leavo Jersey City monday for Antietam. Rovi eed regulations concerning Tho removal weighing and marking of Cotton Havo been approved by Tho Secretary of the Treasury and will to issued next week. Quot. Transportation Bonds Aro abolished and Bills of lading substituted in their place. The use of Kotalic tags for marking Bales is imperatively required. Several modification s of former regulations Are made to facilitate Tho movement of Cotton and insure Tho collection of Tho tax. A it a Edwin Booth applied for Wilkes trunk which remains at Tho National hotel but Tho War department refused to permit its removal. San , sept 11.�? Panama Steamer Constitution with York August 11th, arrived. Tho decline in mining shares continues. Halo amp no Verdes lately quoted three thousand Down to thirteen Hundred. Estimated product of Gold this year s70,000,000, and of Silver 319,000,000 Memphis sept. 15th. Board of aldermen met lust night and revoked the order establishing quarantine. Reports from Mississippi Arkansas and Tennessee Stato that Tho worm is damaging the Potton seriously new York sept 15, a Tho signal gun on Tho Steamer Auckland burst to Day killing two and wounding one. Charleston sept. 15.�?arrived, Schooner Nevada from new York sailed yesterday steamers Granada and Champion for now York Steamer Falcon for Baltimore schooners Waneta and m. B. Bra Mimi for new York. Savannah sept. 15.�? raining. Arrived bark a h. D. Brookman and Schooner Trado wind from new York. Steamships general Barnes and Virgo sailed for new York. New Voitk sept. 14, quotations in Tho 2 i it. M. Liverpool report should by middling Uplands 9-i Orleans 9.3. Washington sept 14�?a special Omaha dispatch says Northorn Hostilo indians refuse to meet the commissioners unless they a Quot Reo to withdraw All Tho troops from Tho powder River country new York sept. 15.�?arrived, Caledonia from Europe gooral Barnes from Savannah general Grant from now Orleans and Zilla from key West. Washington Sopt. 15.�?soward gave a tors Wero present. The Secretary of legation acts until Tho arrival of von Frankenstein. Foil triess Monroe can once from key West has arrived with two cases of yellow foyer on1 Board. Sho is ordered to quarantine. Tho weather is Stormy. The wind Northeast a Large Fleet collected weather bound. Rio Jan Jeseo aug. 8.�?reports have been received of disastrous results to the expedition of Tho Allied forces fitted out at san Paulo to invade Paraguay by Tho North. The allies Wero obliged to retire after advancing far into paraguayan territory harassed for Twenty Days by the enemy the cholera broke out carrying off the principal officers and Large numbers of men. On july 27th another Large fire broke out Ini the government buildings entirely destroying them. All the papers of Treasury burned together with Many other Public documents supposed to be the work of an incendiary. Richmond sept. 15. negroes vote for the first time to Morrow in the state when Tho citizens of Richmond will vote on subscription of $2,000,000 to the Chesapeake amp Ohio Railroad. Colonel Malory of freedmen a Bureau has returned from Tho investigation of a recent riot at Farmville. He reports Somo a facts which have been sent to the press. / Washington sept. 15.�?list nights correction sent to new Orleans and Mobile was an error the following is the correction live Pool sept. 14�? 2 p. closed More Active than at the opening. Middling Uplands 9d. Middling Orleans 9jd. Sales to Day 12,000 Bales. Newyork sept. 15.�?ship Kearsarge from new Orleans for Boston 7put into Newport Rhode Island with fire in the hold. The fire was extinguished cargo7not much damaged. Cincinnati sept. 15.�?warehouse, Corner 0th and Bay Miller streets owned by w. B. Slums amp co., was burned. Loss $-10,000, Only Small insurance. A Boston sept. 15.-the Corner Stone of the Cathedral to Cost one million and a half was Laid at the Corner of Malden and Washington streets in the presence of an immense multitude. Archbishop Mcclosky delivered the address. A Fine a Banc for european capita. From the ii. Y. Herne in England and France and particularly in England just now there is. Such an abundance of Money that the holders of it Are seeking investments at two and two and a half per cent. Almost every available Opportunity of employing it there profitably and safely Lias been exhausted. The limit of development has been reached for those who desire a Good per cent ago for their capital. How a different Here the British Isles Tho territory of the United states is so vast and full of undeveloped resources that the creation of capital rapid As that is cannot keep Pace with the demand for it. It is True there is in new York at present an easy Money Market but that is temporary and arises from artificial causes but even Here Money can be used at More than double the interest it can in England. In other parts of the country it is scarcer and a higher rate is obtained with ample Security. But the South that Garden of Quot the american continent is in great need of capital and in need of More than new York can Supply. There Money is sought at ten fifteen or More percent Tho people were so impoverished by the War that they were left without Means to cultivate their lands and transport their produce and Al though they Are recovering from this deplorable condition they Are still in need of Money and Are ready to make great sacrifices to obtain it. Millions of acres of the finest Cotton Rice tobacco and sugar lands Are waiting for the application of capital to bring out their riches. Then the South teems with Mineral wealth in Tho finest Iron ores in Coal Copper Gold and other minerals. The water Power is unequalled. Australia is not a finer Wool country. The Best floor that comes to the Market is from the South. Its extensive and splendid forests of Timber Are Well known. Virginia alone could ra�3e the most delicious fruits and. Finest vegetables sufficient to Supply Tel the Northern Market. Added to All this and much More we find there the most delightful and healthy climate and Beautiful country. Hero is then the Field for capital and immigration. The lands can be bought cheap a High rate of interest will be Given for Money on Good Security slavery is abolished forever and the freedmen Are peaceable and industrious. Under the new state of things the South is destined to Advance in Prosperity and wealth beyond what it Ever was or could be in former times and those who Are Wise in investing capital there now will reap a Rich har Vest. In a few months probably the Southern states will be restored to All their privileges v in the Union. Then a magnificent future must be their destiny. A amp. Riot at Jackson learn that a few Days since a number of Railroad a hands at Jackson who were on a Drunken spree went to the House of a coloured Man and commenced stoning it. The negro fired upon his assailants killing one and wounding another. Tho crowd then attempted to kill him firing a number of shots at him with their revolvers but he succeeded in making his escape. The affair caused considerable excitement. We did not learn the names of any of Tho persons Post. Sept. 3. Marine losses for , Marine losses have been reported for the month of August. Of this number there Wero two ships two were barks six were brigs Twenty seven were schooners one was a a3 Sloop and on0 was a Steamer. Of the above number three were burned two sunk alter collision Ono foundered two Wero abandoned and. Five Aro missing. The value of. The property lost is estimated at $000,000. The total losses for eight months have been $15,440,100.1 during Tho same period of last year they Wero $18,004,800.�? o. Com. Bui special to Trio n. O. Times Washington sept. 14, president has positively determined to appoint general Steed in Secretary of War. The appointment will not to made until after the elections in Ohio and Pennsylvania a general Gordon Granger will at Tho same time to appointed commissioner of Tho freedmen a Bureau in place of general Howard. Clot.1�? a a 1 1 a sensitive lady from Tho country looking for to coach a Spray sir Aro you engaged Quot Cabman a och bless your purty soul May am i Havo been married these seven years and Havo nine.children.�?�. In ii iffy <0>p i w s. London sept. 12.�?an Athens dispatch states that England and Franco have sent a joint note to Greece urging her maintaining neutrality in the cretan sept. 12.�?a strict quarantine has Beon established on vessels from american ports at port Mahon Baleria islands. Constantinople sept. 12.-Tho screw steam her Sawatari has arrived. Glasgow sept. 13. Hibernia has arrived. Vienna sept. 13. final relations of Hungary and Austria have Beon adjusted satisfactorily to both nations. Stockholm sept. 13.�?farragut with the american Fleet has arrived. A reception was Given Tho King assisting. Rome sept. 13.�? Tho Pope has resolved to Call together a general Council of roman Catholic Church dignitaries from All parts of the world. He has named seven cardinals to arrange preliminaries for the Council \ London s ept. 13. bark Bethel from Hong Kong for new York grounded when a few Days out and was obliged to return and discharge her cargo. Live Pool sept 13.�?cotton�?sales for the week 60,000 Bales whereof 5000 was for speculation and 17,000 for Export. Stock 818,000 Bales 289,000 is american. The recent de Cline is partly duo to Tho Stock which is larger than for some years. \ Liverpool sept. 13.�?noon.�?Cotton quite Active prices unchanged. Uplands 9id or leads 9�?Td. Liverpool sept. 13, 2.p. quiet. Bread staffs firmer. Corn 37s. 6d. Southampton sept. 13. Steamer Wes tem Metropolis put m with her Shaft broken. She was speedily repaired. A a London sept. 13.�?consols 94j Bonds 72i@l 2 firmer at94u. Liverpool sept. 13.�?evening.�?Cotton, under favourable Trade reports is firmer and Moro Active. Sales 15000 Bales. Uplands 9�d a a Orleans 9d. London sept. 13.�?Bank Bullion increased 300,000 pounds. London sept. 13.�?noon.�?consols 9-14 Bonds 72. London sept. 14. Raco Between Clipper ships from China with new teas was won by the taping. Sixteen vessels started simultaneously. Liverpool papers and articles belonging to the Enoch Benner hence for Boston Havo been found. It is supposed the Benner foundered. Berlin sept. 14.�?a. Postal treaty with the United states greatly reducing the rates of postage has been concluded. Vienna sept. 14th.�?count Charles von Frankenstein has succeeded Wyde Bruck As minister at Washington. Berlin sept. 15. A the King of Prussia sent an autograph letter to the emperor and Empress of France inviting them to meet the Sovereign s of the North German states at any City in Germany hereafter to to designated. Florence sept. 15.�?Many arrests of dangerous and suspected persons by the papal authority at Viterbo Havo been attempted. Constantinople sept. 15.�?a Firman from the Sublime Porto granting general. Amnesty to the insurgents of Candia has been officially promulgated. The government has concluded not to Send to Candia As proposed a commission consisting of ottoman and greek members to inquire into grievances of the cretans. The armaments of. Southern Germany a a letter from Stuttgart Saya Tho journal de Paris gives some curious information respecting the present condition of Tho Arma. Ments of the Southern states of Germany Baden possesses 24,000 Needle guns and 2,000,000 of cartridges furnished by Prussia and which have Cost Tho government of the former state not less than 740,000 florins. Wurtemburg has �30,000 of those weapons and a million and a half of cartridges. Thus far prussian officers have not been sent into this kingdom for the instruction of the army they would be very badly received by the population. Tho troops Are therefore provisionally taught the practice of the new Arm by officers belonging to Badin. Bavaria possesses As yet no Needle guns. But All repugnance to the prussian military system has been overcome and orders have been Given to assimilate to it that of Bavaria As soon As Quot possible. Next Spring the Southern states will have at the disposition of the. King of Prussia the chief for War purposes of confederation of the North one Hundred and Twenty thousand armed men equipped and armed according to the prussian constantinople. streets of constantinople Are narrow crooked and roughly paved but they Are clean. There is so Little noise or Bustle there that As you tread your Way you can hardly believe yourself in a City of a million inhabitants. Few vehicles of any kind Are Seon. Porters carry their loads upon their backs or combining suspend them from poles which four of them support on their shoulders. Now and then a lumbering Carriage goes by filled with veiled ladies on their Way to Tho Bath or abroad for air and Tho High stepping horse of some turkish official platters Over the stones but the great multitude turks greeks armenians arabs a go quietly past and the principal sounds one hears Are the Calls of the Sellers of sherbets and pastries which Are borne about in trays upon the head or spread in tempting array upon stands at the Street Corners these Are interrupted occasionally by a cry of fire or the summons to prayer from an adjacent minaret or the Quick bark of Hotdog whose slumber some a a christians foot has broken. For no Mohammedan Ever molests a dog. A a a horse finds is Way Home asset. An absence of four . Green Triplet of Flemingsburg Kentucky sold a horse to a Man who was buying horse Fos Tho government Early in the War. Tho same horse was taken to Cincinnati and sold to an officer in Tho United states army and since that Timo nothing was heard of him until a few Days Ogo when he returned to Tho farm of or. Triplet who had raised him from a Colt. Tho horse was four years old when to left and now returns aged eight years having been on quite a tour Sinco to left his Homo. Where to came from or How to managed to find Tho place of his birth is involved in mystery. Risk for lawyers. Woolsack. Austria a efforts to save Maximilian. The Eastern papers Are publishing Tho official correspondence Between Baron beast the austrian Chancellor count Hyden Bruch and Secretary Soward in referenc3 to saving the life of Tho emperor Maximilian. As much of this correspondence a has been Given to our readers and a part of it refers to the disposition of its remains Only to Are Content to give that portion relating to Tho Flors of the austrian government to Roi Stato Maximilian to All his former rights and privileges under Tho Empire in Case his life should be spared by Juarez or. Beust to air. Wyde Bruck. Received from count Wyde Bruck 29th of May half past 10 a. M. From Vienna by Cable May 28. Renew earnestly the demand of a warm intercession of the american government for release. Answer by Telegraph., count Wyde Bruck to or. Seward. Oakland md., june 20, 1867. I have just received Tho following tale min from Baron Beust a it. A a request or. Seward to let Juarez know and if possible Princo Maximilian that the emperor of Austria a is ready to re establish Maximilian in All of succession As. Archduke of Austria after his Rolease and fair renunciation of All his projects to Mexico. i should be most obliged to Tho Secretary of state for a kind telegraphic answer that i May inform my court of your readiness in the matter. A Wyde Bruck. Air. to count Vitt Denbrook. _ department of state Juno 21, 18g7. The Good offices re ii est a by Tho emperor of Austria have been rendered. Williamh. Seward. Count it Ilen Tanch Oakland Alleghany county lid. Count Wyden Bruch to or. Seward. Of klaftmd., Julio 21, 1807. Hon William h. Seward a Many thanks just received this second Telegram a a Imperial family consents to eventual reintegration of Princo Maximilian. Try to let him know this. Beust. May i Hope that if possible this wish of my court May be fulfilled through your exceed singly kind . A Telegram by Cable received at department of state Washington june 1,1867,at 2 35 . Sir. Dix to or. Seward. Hod. Or. Soward by special request of the emperor i use the Telegraph to express his Earnest wish that the government of the United states will exert All its influence to have Maximilian Speed by his captors. Quot a 1 or. Seward to count Wyden Deuce. Department of st jute Washington july 1, 1867. J i Avail myself of the first convenient it tier after arriving from Boston to inform you that at the moment of my departure from this City on the 21st of Juno Iasi by direction of the president of the United states i communicated to president Juarez of Mexico by Telegraph the proposition of his Imperial majesty of Austria that he would reinstate the Prince Maximilian in All Liis rights of Possession As Archduke of Austria As soon As Tho Prince should be set at Liberty and should i denounce forever All his projects in Mexico. At an earlier Date namely on the 15th, j had in like manner used the Telegraph to make known to president Juarez the request of iter majesty the Queen of England and of the emperor of the French for Tho Good offices of this government in behalf of the Princo Maximilian. The information May perhaps be of some slight value by Way of soothing Tho sadness which the painful news concerning the Fate of the Prince Maximilian just ree Eim Gnu from Mexico cannot fail to prot Tea i have &o., &c., we. Al Seward. A a �?1 a it workingmen in Levi ii Riis Book on a the working classes Quot estimates that there Are 800,000 persons employed in England in the general and. Local government and defence of the country. Of this number All but 8000 Aro men. / about 19,000 Are dockyard labourers 1000 postmen 37,006 policemen. Nearly All the others Aro soldiers or sailors and the Anni iat income of Tho whole class amounts to $50,000. In Tho second Jass Are 1,700,000 Domestic servants nearly All of them women whose yearly wages amount to $295,000,000, an average sum of $2 50 a head per week being included in that amount for remuneration in Tho Way of maintenance. There Are 700,000 persons engaged in commercial ways that is in Tho convey Iraq Tai men animals goods and messages. Of these200,000 Are railway servants 123,000 Aro Coachmen Cabman and Carmen 37,000 Ara Barge men and watermen 180,000 Ore seamen 35.000 Are Dock labourers and 125,000 Are warehousemen messengers and porters. Their entire earnings in a year Are estimated at $195,000,000. All these classes of work people taken Toge Sheraro just As numerous As Tho agricultural labourers of whom there Aro said to be it about 2,000,000 men and 700,000 women and children earning in All $420,000,000 a these and All the others Aro not so numerous As the labourers in manufacturing and mining pursuits numbering about 3,000,000 men and 2.600.000 women and children and receiving $1,130,000,000 a year in wages. Tho entire working classes according to or. Levi comprise 11,000,000 persons of whom nearly half Are women and children and re live each year $2,090,000,000 in payment for their wort the average weekly receipts of boys and men under Twenty is 7s. 3d. Sterling of girls and women under Twenty 7s. Lod. Sterling of grown up men 19s. Sterling and of group women Lis. Sterling. Skilled work Peoples of course receive a great Deal Moro than that. Und common labourers proportionately less. The Nashville Banner of the 27th says Liat the present crop Makos a finer display of Superior Staple than that of any previous seas i for years. Tho Fine Quality of Tho Cotton in especially spoken of which is partly attributed to the agricultural skill of the Tennessee planters. It is probably also duo to the fact that the system of Small fanning prevalent in Tennessee than in to t proper. A a. A a
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