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I'M A FLIRT—I'M \ FLIRT, Air—"I'm Afloat, I'm Afloat." Urn si flirt, I'm a flirt, hy no promise I'm lied. The biill room's mv home, nnd the Polka',* my pride; 1 trip lightly by in [lie s<uil-b;ndin**j- dance, I win with my smile, and I wound wilh my glance. I heed not the prudes. let, them say what they will, . A flirt I am new, and a flit t I'll be Btill; I ne'er will resign tlie proud sway lhat I hold. O'er talent and riches, tlie great and the bold. I'm a flirt, I'm a flirt. I liave suitors in -shoals. WboYe dying to have me. the poor sighing soul""-; Uow they fret if I frowu, how tbey smile if by chance They can just squeeze my band 'twixt their ow n dance. There's De Spoon of the lilues, with ten thousand a year, And dashing Lord Dwadle the young Fusileer, A Duke or an Earl I eould easily get, And wear on my forehead a proud coronet. I should have my fine carriage for making mv calls; I should give too, my breakfasts, my routs, aud my balls; But no cavaliers nt my feet, then would fall To hand me ray gloves or to put on my shawl. Then away with the thought ofa dull wedded liie. Its cares and its troubles, its slowness and strile; There's nothing on earth but to roe's cheep asdirt, Compared to the pleasure ot being a flirt. Brisk Rebel Traiik Along thi: MextCj& Bob- i»ek.—A privaie letter received in New York dated Rio Grande, 25 th March, says : There Is a deplorable condition of affairs here livery where rebel flags are flaunting in our faces' Thousands of bales of cotton ar c arriving daily . ihere arc now no less than 00 vessels loaded wilh the staple, having loaded aims, amnnilion, etc., for the rebels in enormous quantities. Tbe rebels have just, captured a Yankee schooner aud np- Growth' of Timber.— It is a singular fact that I what were vast treeless prairies in Illinois, twelve years ago, are now covered with a dense growth of thrifty young forest trees, comprising various species of oak, hickory, cotton-wood, ash, &c; so rapid lias been this change in many localities, that where some of the early settlers located, twenty to j " twenty-five years ago, without a tree around Ihem, they can now cut and hew good building timber a foot square. Prairie land, when kept from the an- old citizens, who greedily located the timber land when they came to this country, and were careless about acquiring prairie, new find the latter ol more value than lhe former; their timber his grown faster than they used it.—Scientific Amer- Tiie Famous Order, No. 8. The following are portions of the fatuous Order No. 8, referred to so prominently in the report of the Congressional Committee on tlie Conduct of the War. It was suppressed Irom publication, but by Bome means unknown it has found its way into print, and has occasioned no little surprise and comment among all classes. The order was issued directly after the repulse at Fredericksburg, where so many true patriots were sacrificed and butchered: Headquarters Army of the Potomac, 1 January 28, 1863. j General Orders—No. 8.— First,Gen. Joseph E. Hooker, Major-General of Volunteers aud Briga dier-General ofthe Uuited States Array, having been guilty of unjust and unnecessary criticisms of the actions cf Mb superior officers and of the authorities, and having by the general tone of bis con Versation endeavored to create distrust in the minds Of officers who have associated witb liim, aud having by omissions and otherwise, made reports and statements wbich were calculated to create incorrect impressions, and for the habitually speaking ging terms of other officers, is hereby reaches, apple i and i four to propria ted to themselves her cargo. A few days fnual fall burning formerly practiced by the Indians, nee they purchased a large river boat lot* $30,00*0 | rabidly produces a growth of trees. Some of thi intending to'break (he blockade at the mouth of the river, but as yet they have not made the attempt'. They have 4,000 double teams constantly drawing supplies from the interior and conveying colton within the reach ofthe blockade runners. 300 bales ol Lowell prints have just been Beut to Texas for which cotton is to be returned. We have just received intelligence that the American Consul at Matamoras expects that place to be attacked by the rebels, and fears that himself and all the Americans in the place will be obliged to fly lor lbeir lives, . We shall do ail we can ID their behalf. ____ Pandora's Box.—Pandora, according to lhe heathen mythology, was the first female created. She was formed ofelay, hy Vulcan, at the request, o( Jupiter. As soon as endowed witb life, all the gods are said to have vied with each oilier in presenting her with gifts. She received beauty and tbe art of pleasing from Venus, the power ot captivating from tbe Graces ; Apollo taught her how j to sing, Mercury instructed ber in eloquence, and Minerva endowed her with wisdom. Hence she was called Pandora from lbe Greek word pan, all, and dorou, gift, intimating she w-s all-gifted. Jupiter finally presented her wilh a box, filled wilh evils, whicb she was desired to give lo the man who married her. She was then couducted by Mercury to Promelbus; lie euspieious of deceit, would not accept the present; but his brother, Epimeteus, less j prudent, married ber. lie having accepted and opened the box, there issued from it a multitude of evils and distempers, which speedily dispersed themselves all over the earth, and have neversince ceased to afflict all mankind. He shut tbe box again in ail baste, but all was gone. Hope alone, which Jupiter bad compassionately inclosed in his unhappy gilt, bad uo time to escape, and consequently remained as the one consolation of wretched mortals. Tbis has given rise to tho expression "Hope lies at the bottom.'' Gf.n-f.ral Disability of Generals.—The follow- will Fruit as a Medicine.—Ripe fruit is ths medi- emeof nature ; nothing cnn be'more wholesome for man or child, though green is of course rank poison. Strawberries are favorites with all classes and constilnte a popular luxury. Wbo can tell thfi number of disordered livers and digest've apparatuses generally restored by that fruit? After lbem we do homage espec ally to giapes. We once knew a p himself in a decline, deti?rmiu six ripe apples a day, and note the result; in th months he was well. We know of another v was in ill health that commenced the habit of dri ing a glass of plain cider every morning, and ne i««i • il.*.'" illiiwi in twentvfive >ears thereaf HOLIDAYaRCULAR. A. ROMAN & CO. Booksellers, Importers and Publishers, Nos. 417and 110 Montgomery street fLMou't's Bunding,) SAJV FRANCISCO, CAL. E would Void respect fully invite the attention oftlie PubKe to the MAGNIFICENT riTOCK erf j£3:olic3.£ty G-oods earenowopemn**.. coin _i t'i sin a; tlir latest nml most beau tifuNy luum-liLii.. [I.U2STRATED GIFT BOOKS AND ANNUALS For tho (oming ye-.nr, top-ether with an extensive and elegant assortment or Foreign and Domestic PLlOTOGKAPII ALBUMS . vim Tiro cestejb TAgijs, A«to-.B*liotosrrai»H Album*"., PSioto-ASbnms of Pictures and Poetry. Photo-Bibles and Prayer-Books. Urn- Rtock Df these novo! and unique articlur*. togethi wili, ' W- ".- ■ IWRTK "HI*; VISIT!*' VOKTUAITS fur l.l Raawt.l* nm-li tb-' lav.'cst on tbia Coast, and IV>t- vari.-i nnd u'01-.or-i'. excellence le riec.inl to none in ihe pnitefl ""superb family bibles KI.WlANTLY ILUTMIN'ATKl) AND II JX'STRATE*")- R.E. RAMI OND, COMMISSION MERCHANT No. 105 Proiil street, ,. (Between Washington and. Merchant streets l SAN FRANCISCO, will giy-*"} particular attention to the Purcliase and Shipment, ^^^^^^^ well as to the ^^^^ BAKE OP MEItniANOlSR AJS1> PRODUCE B. RAIMOND having been established in San Francisco since 1849, and having been con- "y engaged in the Commission business for EL fid Producers <>f lhe Sonthei Ed ^ Northern coast nf Calilornia. as well as with that of Oregon and Washington Territories. fWlBonnfi. nt that he will be able to give entire PaMl8tnjt40t to parties who may entrust tlieir business to tiif *■ ' JyiG Corn. bo r at the Tu id i all men, by tlie Empress, to dance ihe colilli. Neither Bg«} nor profession are exempt. The peror laughs heartily at his own and others' wardtiesa, but accepts the obligation nitft humor. The new figure — introduced [ast lime was culled "The Mule of Arragon," and- coi-si tho endeavor lo hopk tiie PRAYMSi. BOOKS. CI.AKK'S INDEL'IBLEJ>ENCILS, THE CI1KAPKST AND BEST ARTICLE For Marking Linen. For sale by the gross, at 305 Montgomery street, Room Ao. ;&, Saw Francisco* ebSfl W. HOLT _ at the Ppets, the-modern I.o*nB- little ie dr< , and bell, with •n ol the le the cxeilei ebaTj Disability of G.enekals.- true—and why should it not be true ! — dismissed the service of the United States, as a \ be read with some satisfaction ; in as far as it shows "there is nothing new under the sun.''" aud thai there is hope in the eodjif we bad a Wellitoutoa at man uuflt to hold an important commission during a cirsis like the present, when so much patietice charity, confldence, consideration and patriotism are due from every soldier iu the field. Tbis order is issued subject tothe approval of the President of the United States: Second.—BwgwMer^Jeaerai W. T. H. Brooks- commanding First Division, Sixth Army Corps, for complaining of the policy of the Government, and fui- using language tending to demoralized his command, is, subject to the approval of die President of tbe United Slates, dismissed from tbe military service of the Uuited States. Third.—Bri gad iei* -.General John Newton, commanding Third Division Sixth Army Corps and Bri gadier-General Jobn Cochrane, commanding Firs Brigade, Third Division. Sixth Army Corps, for going Lo tho President of the Uuited Slate8 with criticisms upon the plans of their com mau ding officer, are, subject to the approval of thePresideut*. dismissed Irom the military service of the Uuited States. Fourth.—It beirg evident that the following named officers cau be of no further service to this army, tbey are hereby relieved trom duty, and will report in person without delay to the Adjutant-General ot the Uuited Slates army Major-Geueral W. B. Franklin, commanding Left Grand Division. Major-General W. F. Smith, commanding Sixth Army Corps. Brigadier-General Sam. D. Slurgis, commaud- iug Second Division, Ninth Army Corps. Brigadier-General Edward Ferrero, commanding Second Division Ninth Army Corps. Brigadier-General John Cochrane, commanding First Brigade, Third Army Corps. Lieutenant-Colonel J. H. Taylor, Acting Ad jut. ant Genera! Right Grand Division. By command of Major-Gen. A. E. Burnside, Lewis Richmond, Ass't. Adjt-Geu. Our first impulse after reading this Oriental mandate was to see whether tbere was auy thing lbe hei 3,. Wellington once wrote from tbe Pen in snla. "Really, when I reflect upon the character and attainments of some of the general officers ol this army, aud consider that, these ure the persons on whom I am to rtly to lead columns against French generals, and wbo are to carry my instructions into execution, I tremble ; and as Lord Ohes ter field said of tbe generals of bis day, 'I only pe when the enemy reads the list of their names, be trembles as I do.' " the pursuit, yet invented. Saconi, tbe papal [Nuncio, who is as much a man of the world as churchman, entered a saloon lately, wbite tbe company were praying "eouip-iri- "put to ■wis,"'' .ind a charming ■ voman wa s being :be qui ■stioo-" on the ci ilpril's stool. '•Ah ! monseignenr,7' she cried. mt toll 'pray i ■tdieve me irom my peuaiic e. Ic; now'to answer lbe q*a*3* Hon tbey have at "Wb at is it, theu T '■Tin 'y ask me wby f; iendskip i s like " "I Ef ie nothing very t imb arras si ngtnt ame. Tell tliem that it i fiiend-dii p, as in appeal anccs are deceit! dt." IS!i'gam nml Accurate ISrtltlo fvm-ti Uomvv [-. STANDARD AUTHORS, , lUn>rl.rrl,i...*(t.*^i;H*l)l WAV! Jir-Y NOVELS, An*l>rot5 pc Colics of Fine Pictures | ansl Statuary, JUVBNIFj-E books .ball calf, ■cjls. roval GEO. W. GHAPiN & CO., Lower side of Plaziv, aicar Clay at., SAN FRAUCISCO. EMI'KOYMENT OFFICE AND GENERALJ-xGENCY. Fui-ni,-:b all kinds of help for Families, Hotcli Fanners, Mining Companies, .Mills. Factories SIiuuh &C. Also, bave a Real Estate Agency, and a I tend to business in thai line. flh5^ X>H- -A.3DOXj3PJE3:TJS' ■liiti-Rlieuiiiatic Cordial and health 11 est ora tive ) BEU work Inchldt r-illi-'lev ng tin .--■lill-lH* iii Y rri sets , Mov, (if Be •■il.!. n.ks 1 Toy Y- U'i- tli V VfMl'l EE rl.l To.i n-)r. vi'e : Che rs, ami those :;;;;, .qnalr e the iv.glhe r cave i Peace always makes plenty, plenty makes pride, pride breeds quarrel, and quarrel brings war; war brings spoil, and "spoil brings poverty; poverty- begets patience, and patience peace. So peace brings war, and war bt itigs peace. Patriotism depends on lbe way yon spell it whether you can praise tbe article ur not. l}ay- Iriotism is the way a majority of men should Write "A provincial priest in France was preaching about Joshua on Sun-i'ly, and laying especial stress upon his teat oi maklflg the sun stand still. "Good gracious!" ■"■xclaiuied a parishoncr, "bow is that, Parson 1 I have always heard the sun stcioa Blill.:' Tbe priest was embarrassed (or a moment, but recovering himself, said: "So it does, bnt it used nove; it has stood still only since Joshua commanded it to do so.'1 Audubon nnd Bnclnnrm's Rinlsfinf i 10 vols, rojal octavo, M6i-oCC0 Antique ami e-lt_>«;» co!ore3 plates ; nf Bincks or Tny ]'n*ii'T. FfJhi-j; a ■ii in |nn-(-lin.shi^ nnd ftelt'ct 111.17 the ; west who labors under ' placed be for a man's name at. Canterbury with d success tbat tiu-y There is a man ot delusion that "Hon stands for honest. Young gentlemen who would prosper in love, j ctiP should woo gently. It is not fashionable for youog ladies to take ardent spirits. Brcslati, a juggler, beinj his troup?, met with such ' we're almost starved. Ha repaired to tbe wardens and promised to give the profit of a nigbl's corfJO ration tothe poor, if the parish would pay for bir in? anion), etc Thn charitable bail took, lb* benefit proved a bumper, and next morning tb wardens wailed upou lbe wizard lo touch tbe r*= Bni -rlopeiiia Brit tr-sindea, Sth I rto * of An ■dy to] H'llicino ilucs cliihi- .liilism ani] Gdut— nd floffll nirer a re« redkine that i ent. The ili.-eovfrer of the i its infallibility in all cases of Kiicu- vlien used afj-ct>r<}in<J to lUi-e.tion- ii'd of lire thousand" dollars lo iint ipereede it, and i^ entirely veaetabli. Down to tlie Bos v lied from lho e*vt a oatroaHefl air, h;-_tablisli»Jenl ' ith > ■i'<\. fh;i lining rriati.-i'ted i Orders from the Trade arid from par ties throughout lhe couiiiry are respectful!}/ solicited'. o.nel wc pledge our-setve-s to fill the same with the utmost. are and attention. Any desirable WO'kpublished Hth'tn tlie last forty bears, muy be. found upon ur shelves, aud at the very lowest rates. A, i-tOAUCW & CO. Nos. 417 and 419 Hoiilgsmer* atf**. SAJY FRAJYCJSCO. iu the report of tbe Committee on tbe Conduct of i _ ___ „ , ' _ I —Butte Record- the War tending to lend to it some evidence of Muf.d;:i>. and Suicide.—On last Thurday iQOrn- l, about 5 miles above Dogtown, a man named Nick Johnson waylaid and killed liis wife, (from whom he had separated some time since,) about a quarter ofa mi'e from her residence. Her brother waa driving cattle near the place, and heard hei '- cry. Wheu he came in sight, Johnson bad bold of her and was striking hei* with a butcherknife in the side. He attempted to stop him, hut Johnson attack ing him, he ran for help. On his return she was dead—ner headi nearly severed from her body.— The neighbors turned out in search of the murderer, and about half an hour after, the report c£ a gun was heard. On repairing to the spot Johnson was found dead—be having placed ids gun under his chin, tbe charge coming out at the top of his head. I bave already disposed of dem,'; said Breslan; "de profits were for de poor. I have kept my promise, and given de money tc my own people, who are de poorest iu dis parish !;) "Sir!:' exclaimed the wardens, "this is a trick." "I know it," replied the conjuror; ''I live by my tricks." Nutmeg Change.—Owi is to Mi-p absence of pen. e*~, tne grocers of New Haven, Connecticut, are- giving nutmegs for change. s genuine or wooden is form A. BUSWELTj ~& CO, Eook Binders, Paper Eulars, and Blank Book Manufacturers, 517 Clay and Bt4 Commercial sir ets, between Montgomery ami Sansome, San Francisco. Blanks, Way BiiW, Bill Head*, Wf Paper, fee., Kuled to order, at the shortest notice. Blank Books iluled. Bound, ami Printed to order. Old Books Rebound. Orders from the countrv by loiter or cxprns*, promptly attended to. aiigit Tlie Doctor is riuihledlo offer the ahove reward of liis having used tlie above I'.o- ten years in liis prueth-c nnd has never known it to fail in tlie eure oftlie miiil ;,.n. Lniet.cd eases of Rheumatism nnd (lout. Jlr, AdolphuKin known mul highly celebrated all over tlie State, fer m< cures in ■Kbfjuniatism, (-"onl. and Chronic Diseases. ' Insconihiry and tertiary Syyihiliri, Scrofula, eij*ir;>. ment of 1 lie i;lands. Dropsy, and all nervous ami Cutaneous Diseases and the wliule train el Chronie EHspaitj, whose very name is a terror as well to the Phyi-idai];.. to the patient, this medicine has proved to be superior;in any in existence, anil has en red Ihem :n so short g lirr/ that thev appeared like being abolished by magic iii;. ence : lit fiict a few (iKire suidi discoveries, and (rsf ill not need to keep a lot of uselrss medicinesn rhenever ihey are prescribed Dnee Ip a ten _tm, they have lost by time their properties, iri which ;k; value did reside, if there was actually any in tl,ei*n. Take this medicine when your digestive organs »?■ rsordered and your blood is impure, and it will su:t!r St on your bowels. Take tbis medicine wlien you have a cold, and il "ill rake ynn porspire freely. Take this medicine when your urinary and absorb;:; rgana are disordered ami it will act on your ki*Tnfl>,il penetrates every part nl Uie body sea relies -vioi Ih-ivr, ;liseases located there—it rv.-i.o-es licallliy iiction ^o.v-h.. tone to every organ in the human body—tlicref.irt- it hu rir-ht-i'ously deserved lhe name it In ars. Hv..u.T!l Ktsmu- ATief. The Doctor, who is a verse in all patent ni;**diciaes. wish es to be understood that the nbofe medicine is no mcl thinir, but that lie hav lhi-ou;rh the intvedneliini bl thu medicine with its treatise ;LI|.i direction for nst-. KMdrtv ery snllerer to be his own physician In thu abovp "fciel diseases. Thinking it nnder my dignity 1o follow the modul (piiieks hy append in" the cert: heat es of physicians (; private per-oi s which it is too well known ean be Inul to certain remunerations, a pp! Ural ions ol friends, nr by il- mode of boring a mao half to ("loa.th. hu* even tbemoi worthless trash. 1 wili therefore leave to th medicine to enquire persminlly of men who have been hy , in flic 1 the ■ dis( Whetber ttie article ot stated. In clearing out tlie remains af an old cliapel in Warwickshire, En-gland, some time ago, several bodies were found, which were buried more than two hundred years ago. The coffin which contained the body ot Lady Audrey L'ei£h, buried in 1040, w-is opened and the body found embalmed and in entire preservation, her flesh fjuite plump, as if she were alive, her face beautiful, her hands exceeding ly amall and full. She was dressed in find linen, trimmed all over with point lace, and two rowa o*^ lace were laid fiat on her forehead. She looked ex- authority ; for we could hardly believe lhat auy oi our generals, more especially one with tbe reputa. tion for modesty of Geueral Burnside, could have penned such an order. But sure enough, that report we found to furnish evidence not only of the probability, but of the almost absolute certainty, that the document is an authentic one; in refer, ence tothe operations ofthe army of the Rappahannock, the report contains the following curiou: statement; "Geu. Burnside states that, beside the inclemency of the weather, there was another powerful! actly aa if she were lying as'eep, and seemea not j y[)e can p reason for abandoning the movement, viz.: the I more thnn 16 or 17 years old. She was very beauti !der if (oo pe(j almost universal feeling among his general officers I ful. Even ber eyelashes and eyebrows were quite | gjje catl Btay against it. Some of tbo*e officers freely gave vent j perfect. Her eyes were closed, and no part of thi to their feelings in the paesence of their inferiors, j faCe or figure was at all fallen in. In consequence of this, and also what had taken place during tbe battle of Fredericksburg, etc.. Gen. BurnBide dirrctt-d an order to be issuedj which he styled General order No. 8. That -orderI" We see n fitatement that one of New York dismissed some officers from the service, subject to tbe approval of the President, relieved oth A lawyer built bim au office ii hexagon, or six sqmii e. Tbe novelty of tho structure attracted the attention of some Irishmen who were passing by ; they made a lull stop and view- the building very otifciCiJly. The lawyer some- whiit.disgusted at their curiosity, lifted up the adow, put his head out, aod addiessed them: ■'Why do you stand there like a pack of block- ads gazing at my office ? Do you take it for a church "" answered one of them, "I was think- I saw tbe devil poke his head out of the J. H. STILL & CO, BOOKSELLERS & STATIONERS GENERAL AGENTS FOR AMERICAN AND FOREIGN NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES. . £17 Montgomery Street, (liuss House, Between Stub iind Fine streets, SAtV FltAlVCISCO. & CO.. HAVK -JUST ISSUED J Ait for 1863, of thr; principal Newspapers nnd Mn^tKiiies, with tlie iirirms por annum, supplier) fn Uicii*«...'tnblirihin*jiu, or which ttie follow lug; QamprjM 1 prinelpaioHM. vi-z : fliii**.ier!i? .Mri;_-;i*/.!nc (pur JTS. lou ml in almos 1 every ci L.v and rillage thma-riioui tti er such pei ■sonal coDTlction fur mm Kiijicri or tn ccn Uici.te .if pi-r suns that arte fur Frtm hiitt knowr . tr> them in w-int o r ti icliciil .'lifl. But should a. toy diu- r for wrtUen te*tiiDifl>i»U*i cf rl iii Z-A\I!S i-i-L-r i nriii*.' i li n-es performed by thSmsIt cine tl )f'V crili ill lis v irfli" id I will show tlVm wiil* ci.tes* if true in* •Titj will "A\ llilve "fici'ii SPlll li> in* -vr-l-i- lurilv. wtfunut ni.plviu- fo: .- them, or liv 1-oriug iiKjiv" uiilr-'d i tret them. I'lir ■ale bv Die. AD«I,PHII".. Aea s-ts.—Crr.wei & Ci-i . corner of Olny nvi Freal stri'i'l !■ —KL-lillf! trtn fi To. , Clay "tri'ft—Jlorril, ennnv WaBbl ngton nn. J lirUtct-y sts .. ,--;iii Franciaco. leans F O l-l San Luis Obispo, Santa Bartaii San Pedro and San Diego. 0 N and a(tei- otice, the ir'first uf April, and until furfe :i_-Hinship SENATOR, .■.Month:; of j-ii omed not i Tbp eatalofjufj of tho Britiwh Museum ia a aeries J of two thousand mnuufcripc volumes. iog so tii winder." WOMAN'S Advantages.—A woman says what she \( pleads without beiug knocked dowu tor lay iog it. , She cau take a snooze after dinner while her j . husband goes to bis business. She cau go into tbe aueet without being asked I io staud treat at every saloon, "Will Make two trips per month on the South". Coast, leaving IJi-oadwuy Whiuf, On the 3d and 13th of each Monii AT '.> O'CLOCK, A. M. jy Bills of Lading will be furmebed by li Purser on hoard. For freight or passage apply on board. emU- oflice of S. J. IIensleyv corner 'of Br apt »"d id' yjB streets. dec1? S. J. HENSLEY, Preaioent t her face if it ia too pale, and \ at home in time of war and g q if her husband is killed, ear corsets if too thick—other flxi Haift'ft l&gda -Itiai'iibiirgh J( ist Mii.i!nziiu'| J\j;'1|" gtienlt-Uriftt...*, loci Jottrnat .. ee:ee fashionable daughters, at a soiree lhe other day, wore one hundred and fifty doUaiV worth of cold 3 from <iust in her h«ir. This, when cold waa at fifty ■3 should think would havr ven her a senst pay Thr duty with the Army of tbe Potomac, and also pro nounced sentence of float li upon some deserters who had been tried and convicted. * * * Tbe order was duly signed and issued, and only waited publication. * * » ge (Gen. Buruaide,) was informed tbat the President declined to approve his order No. 8, but had concluded to relieve hira from the command of the Array of tbe Potomac aud appoint Gen. Hooker in bis placv' Tlie necessary complement to all ibis Information is o!" course tbe production ol the order itself, which waa ''duly signed and issued, and only waited publication:" and thia public wanl is now supplied. Il is one ot the most extraordinary eircum- atancea ol the whole history of the war, that while Prune of the oflicers who fall undor ils ei Hide mini tion have b'"T< either relieved from duty, hsGen. Franklin, or have'resigned, as tSbd. Cochrane, the ofBci who wi- si nui-d <mt in it asfche, special object of] A Western papnr says . . <i><■ -ice and punishment is the very oRic r chosen yeara since ihe tirst loe cabin _.. ... hv ihcprenidi-nt to take command of the arm j of lington, Iowa, and it now contains'13,130 inttabil- ants." A large cabi married She I ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ if too thin. She can get divorced from her husband when- er -be -sees ono she likes better. She can get her bus m d in debt all over until ! warns the public not to trust hi*r on h& ,.(.count These are advaatagea woman has. "l r ir.Diithly The New Yorkers are determining Aldermen and Councilman §2 500 per year, tbeir ;oard of Supervisors $2,000, their Board of Education $1,500 and their Com mot) School Commiiiee $1,000. A building five feet by one hundred, one i high, is building on Broadway, New York, city took twenty feet of the front for improver and the owner improves the rest in the m; named. An ''Author." concoctor of the ■Mr. Ffitridge, the well knowi Balm of a Thousand Flowers.' was recently introduced lo Louia Napoleoo as \ diatingnished American author. He married a Boston Museum actress. only twenty-i which Geu. Burnmde waa relieved. "I say Phil, who is that pretty girl I aaw you walking with last Sunday V "Misa Hoggs!" ;'IIogga! well she ia to be pilled (or having such i name." '"So I think, Tom,1' rejoined Phil, "I pitied her ao much thai I offered her mine aud she is going it." Artemua Ward saya we .have one able General Stonewall Jackaon, among our Generals, but be ia among them altogeihar too often. A precocious young man, blessed with the name ol Iaaac, saya that "if he is drafted, Abraham will be offering up Isaac aa a sacrifice. "Six feat in hia boots!" exclaimed Mrs. Partington. "What will the importance of thia world come to, I wonder* Wby they might just as rea ouably tell tne the man had six heads iu hia hat. Why ia tbe eleiric telegraph like the letter F Because lying wouldn't t»« flying without it. cuLTivADtmus m vms! Modo de Cultivar las Vinas, Hacer y Modo de Tratar los Vinos. CON NOTAS &oljre &grf&«*turti y Horl mH^ preparadas por A. O. Bft»ASZ?H¥, » misionadi) nombrado por la Leu'islatura par*1'. I'ormar sobre la mcjorhi y el ui"do mas prop1"1 cultivar las vi'iins. Con nnmerosas ilustn'C*ifl0; Un torno grande *_20 puf.inas, se puede renihit' slo ninjzuno pur $o.r*0. jYota. El libro arrilia mencii'liado vale B"* - us que por lo que se off&oa ai publico. j _*^3*0idenea para conseguirlo ae rtehen at»w jir a A. BOMAN v CA, Librero^. 8omereiant.es. v puhlic^t^., 417 y 419 Calle Monlgomcry, Sail SflW** larzoM m3. aissottil RepubHitftn..,. Il ia a fact that some voices, generally very disagreeable, sound like esgdtaUe music when they eay good-bye. VINE GROWSBS Grape Culture. Wines and ff" Making. WITH NOTES npon »s_i™lH»e nml * H"'1"? t..r_, b, A. O. HAllAhAATUV.Cf' ' Improvement .nil V'W Nomonons III"*1"'-'1; Price, pos'P" I Hi, lirr* eioner to report the Vine in Uaiifoi One larure volume of 420 pages N. 11. The above work is well worth ten its peine to any vine grower in the State. MS" Address orders to ,_., , I. ROMAN & CO.. Booksellers, Importers and P"1>1'"£,i( ill and 419 Montgomery Btreet, San '" tnarH-mri VOL. XIII. LOS ANGELES, CAL., SATUEDAY, JUNE 6, 1863. Co0 j-vitgcica Star: PUBUSlIEn EVEilY SATPHDAY MOKNIN G, At thc STAK BUILDINGS. Spring Street, Lor Anficlej', IJ Y II. HAMILTON. RMS: 2 00 0 12i square Subset*!ptions. per annum, inaeloance. For Six Months For Three Months Single Number Advertisements inserted at Two Doi lar* pi often lines, for the lirst insertion; nnd One Dollarper square for each sub.-; eon ent insertion. A liberal deduction made to yearly Adversers. San JTVnnrisen Atfcncy. Mr. 0. A. OS VXE is the only authorial agent for the l.os Anoklii.s Star In San Francisco." All orders left at his olfice, Northwest comer nf Washington and 8»n«ome streets. Government uildinff, (up stairs) will he promptly attended to. H O T ELS. BELLA UNION HOTEL. LOS ANGELES. JOH.V KINC; & HHIVBY HAMMEL, Proprietors* fplIR SUnSCPJBFRS having leased tlie above _L named Hotel, wintl to assure their friends und the travellintr public that, they will endeavor to keep tive Bella Union what it lias always been, THE BEST HOTEL IN SOUTHERN" CALIFORNIA Families can be accommodated with large, airy room*! or suits of rooms, well Inmished, 'Flia BMls of Fare shall bo inferior lo none in the State. All tne Stages to and trom Los Angeles arrive at and depart from tbis Itou-l. T!ae Bar a:s:3 BilUanl Saloons sliall receive the most strict attention, and the patrwwfl simi! G'k! lhat this bouse will be carried on as h lii'sl. class Hotel ou*/ht to be." Los Angelea, May Iti, 1862. UNITED STATES HOTEL. I^stlxji. Stroot, L P S Angeles. i TUESlT.'.SCIinJKIi hav-in- linsi-d the _Ji_i»oci(5c State cetural Ciiinmlttc«. SiciiAMBNt'O'Cirr, May 5th 18G3. PurfUrtnt to a call, the Democratic Slate Central Commitiee met in this city, at tbe office of the late Humphrey Griffith at 12 M. Very full attendance. Iu consequence of Hie death of Honorable Humphrey GrifHui. late Chairman, and of Hon. Wm J. ilo-jten. Secretary.'the Committee was caled to order by T. H. U^lluuus, when Charles R. Street, of Oolu.*!i, wii? elecU'd Ctiairmfin, und E. T. Wil!rios, oi yaba county, was elected Secretary. On motion', a Committee toaeiitfng of Thomas if. William.-"..I.F. Thompson and ,U. T. Wilkins weri; u]i;.'(iint.ed by ihe Cliair, to express tbi)/net)se of ibis Cdtnruiiee upon the loss of their late Chairman, ami Secretary, Od mosfty), the Chairman was added to (.he idjove named Committee. The following resolutions, reported by the Committee were umiuimnusly adopted: V/kkhkas, 9'dce our last me-ating the hand of Providence has re-rnoved Irorn us two of the officers ot the committee, we will avail ourselves o us a tilting opportunity for expressing tin profound regret entertained by us, and by lbe de- crcy throu^hom the State, at the loss of these : d,st.iu;*;iiished memherw of onr party. Resolved, That. In the death of'lliimphrey Griffith late C hair man oi the committee we have lost an ■ Imnortifjle patriotic citizen aud an eloquent champion ol democratic principles. Resolved. That in common with all citizens we cherish ihe tenderest sentiments of regfinl for the memory ot William J. Hooten, our late Secretary who by his noble hearted geuei osity, and his numerous private virtues, endeared himself to a wide circle •)! hi ends, and who, by his labors in the cause of democracy, entitled himself to the special esteem q| al] true democrats. Resolved; That, we extend to the relatives of the deceased nur mos*-. siuc>:rt; sympathy iu their bereavement. On motion, the following resolutions inmuslv adopir'd: Resolved, First—That a Democratic State Convention im- the purpose ot making nominations for state officers and members of Congress, find For the iransar.iion of such other business as may he deemed proper, be. and the same is hereby called to ir&atiti lhe citv of Sacrament-* nn Tuesday, the 1-fili day Of July. A. I). LSli*!. at ].2 M. Second —ft is n.conimended that all persons sliall be entitled to vohi at lbe primary election wbo are nppnsfii lu the principles nf the republican purty. aud lo ibe war pulley Of ttie present admin- isir-itinn. Third—-Tbat the representation in said convention Hereby called tie thesa-re Am ihe re^reP^utation in iho Statu Convention ol 18ff2, ns follows : \lameda ojSacramelllo 12 roarrliiio ii a were nnm. .12,Sa .17|S» 101.-co liiTnoh Si Teha 'y ■ Dickson, deW olf I Go OFFKR FOR SALE "WHISKIES: •cKTruny-JA'jOB v\s HO&K13, KUItKlC.V. Pld^fcEK-WM. II. DALY'S. -XX" Fl?,E OliD UYE. "AAA" VERV OLD AiVE> CHOICE. VALI.EV-WJI. II. DALY'S—IM CASES. '—At'ftO.— Wlfflt H. DALY'S Cl.ITB HOTJ«E Gff. tyilj^ above WITtSlvll'o aro all copper distilled, idDnenaVis OLYolo... ______________ is earnestly reeommended tbat Democratic a b" at once formed thnnisihout t*M Slate. I democrnlie papers in ibe State are requested .blirdi tiie iibov'.- proceedings. motion, Ihe Commiiiee .arljnrned. Cn.u'.r.Kri It. SrKKKT, Chairmsin. T. Wit.xin-s, Secretary. oif;red in the disiilUtiou. ukctv 1 thr ■e years alter Iheir haud is toclc no* Front Fohv to Cight Tears ©ki. been favorably st. six years, and i'ur Ihem attests ■7 uf quality. de aa among the These brands of Whisky havt known in (California during lhe I ■the constantly iucrea-ing demam to their excellence an 1 unil'ormil They are commended to the tr purest imported into t.lrs innrket ^^^^^ For S*olt- by all the principal De-aler* In t! ■Cily. JD1CKSOX, DJZWOI.T & CO, feb2S " 1 Sole Agents, Sau Fraocisco H. E. RAMI OND COMMISSION MERCHANT 'No. 105 Pront street, (Iletween Was king tem- eaid, Merchant streets,) .SAN FUANCISpO, will give partieultn- attention to the Purchase and SlBipmeiat, as well as to tive JBAI.E OF MEKCIIAXDISF. ARO PliODIXE REL liAlMOND havitiEr been established in Sau . Francisco since 1849, and having: beea cou- tinually engi'-jfed in lho Commispion tiusiiiess for Merchants aud Producers of Ibe Soulhern and Northern co-awl, ofCalifornia. as wel! as .with tbat of Oregon and Washington Territories feclsconti- cletit that he will be aide to p,ive entire patiisaciion to parties who may entrust their business to his care. jy l.l! Ircsftttss darts. DR. J. C. V/ELSH, P BI V S I € 1 A S AN D S.IT K GE O JV. Oflice, CITY BSVG- STORE. Mttin slreet. Los Arifrrelef. Office hours, 9 to 1?., m rrnil 2 to !). P.M. Auerrst 1. 18.19. (£_ LAZARD, And WhfOlesale and lietail Dealers i I^feiiclii, Englisls aud AiEiei'icasi l>ry G-oods. Corner of Melius Row. Los Aogeles TlteMfcti who Adv-oente tile further pron«cu- llori of the war. The abolitonisits, who have time and again denounced tbe Constitution as *'a, league with death and a covi-i ant with hell." The shoddy contractu^, who make a hundred per cent ou tbeir patriotic services to tbe Government. The radical press, which having previously misled the people by telling them the South could not be kicked out of the Union, is now the most ins-d.i-Ui- in lbeir thirst of bh*od. ! The manufacturers of the New England States, whose wealth ia increasing with the increase of The army of tax assesscrs and collectors, who bave beeu let loose all over the loyal States, to feed and fatten on the people. The men who called od bea*e0 to blees the President after thty had been appointed Brig-ad iei Generals. Tbe men who believe that the restless and unquiet spirit of John Brown is still marching on; who maintain that he was a martyr to human liberty, and wbo insist that bo was right iu iuvading the Sovereign States of Virgiuia, Tlie men who are in favor of cosolidation and centralized despotism at Washington, and who would overthrow tba sovereignty of the Slates, Tbe men wbo believed that the liberty oftbe press the freedom ol speech, habeas corpus, the boundaries ol Stales and the civil tribunes of ihe country should be abolished whenever they iu auy way conflict with the policy of ibe Administration. Tbe men wbo argue that whatever the President does or orders to be done, should be obeyed, as the wiil of the desp-at, aud who contend that even tbe Constitution should be set aside when ever it iii- terfitres with his edicts. The men who would make the liberty of the wh'te man subordinate to lhe emancipation ol the negro. Tiie men whose telescopic vision can see uothing nearer i han Africa, and whose ears are closed to the wails ol tiie widows and orphans that crowd our streets by thousands. The abolition orators and wliters who are allowed by the AdminietraUon a monopoly oi the liberty uf speech and of tbe presa. The men who, iu tbe conii.-cation oftbe property of the Sou thero people, expect to coins in for tbeir share of the ill gotten gain, and who would establish the same military plantuliou system iu the Sotnh which the English Governmeut at one time ao -uceessiully attempted in Ireland. Tho men who would irmke the union a union Of Lbe coiK-ui-red witb tbe conqueror, ond who would eslablish the tame relations bet wet; tt the North aud tbe Soulh tbat exists between Russia and Poland. The men who would not have the Union re-established unless slav«ry is abolished. The mttn who scouted all compromises and con- eil ation, and who will be satisfied with nothing legs than the complete humiliation of our Southern fellow-citizens, and tbe occupation of tbe South by a Urge military loree. The men whe told the President that on Ibe pra- mulgaii'.m of bis abolition proclamation tbe roads of New Etigland would swarm with nine hundred thousand volunteers. The abolitionists of the British Empire wbo have leagued with native ami-slavery traitor*- to overthrow the Uuion, aod wbo know that ihe longer thi war ia continued the less chance there is for ita re. Btoration. The enemies of (he Republic and human freed NO. 5. [from liie Beaton Pi UM. j The Pvu-ee Demiicraii Who are tbe Peace Democrats ? They are not the men whose fanaticism for the negro compelled the South (o revolt; nor the suspenders ol the habeas corpus law ; nor tbe office-hunters of the day ; nor the authors of the ''conscriplion bill." wbicb is downright Ciesftrism ; nor tho elevators of incompetent, scurvy politicians, to place immensely above their cap-jcity and their virtue in the Army, in the Navy, and in tbe State Departments ; nor ine makers of liie statute by which three hundred thousand blacks are to be made soldiers, whieh is a lusting disgrace to the nation ; nor the contracttnn of the shoddy and bad food, who have interest iu tbe continuation ofthe war; nor the intenneddlers with the Army, who liave taken from it its heart, and spirit; nor the abettors of further abolitionism as a cure for rebellion ; nor the besiegers of the well- disposed President to do acts without any support in the Constitution ; nor the fellows whose foitunc will fail when the war is ended; and they are not those, who, with a thousand millions of dollars have not; effected the restoration oftlie Union. The Peace ] Democrats cannot be classed with any of these descriptions of person. Who, then, are the Peace Democrats? They are the citizens by ivhose advice the rebellion could have been suppressed at lhe beginning; who when they found the contest opened, supported it in every just manner possible; wbo, ns long its things appeared to be conducted with honor and ability, gave the Administration every assistance in their power; who, during tbe whole campaign, forgot not the entire Constitution. * who because hundreds of thousands of men have fat en by disease and in battle, are indignant at the loss; who, with independent tongues and pens, denounce tht speculation and corruption of tho faction in authority ; who. are inccssanlly at work to have all the principles of the Constitution that have been violated, restored; who, in many instances, would get place if they would change their coats ; who are uot animated with tbe spirit of exterminating the South, for the sake ol the negro ; who. by (heir fearless patriotism keep abolition tyrnn v in abeyance; and who, as thus far tho war has been a tremendous failure, are now honestly convinced that Constitutional peaca alone can restore the Union, These are the Peace Democrats. Call them Copperheads —or any oilier ungentle ma niy term you like ; they are tiie only true lepresentativts of republican freedom to day in this country, and time will vindicate thc justice of their conduct. ShoclUn*^ Remits of tlie Wa The New York Christian Enquirer rnakeH, „.. good authority, these statements, but they do up. tell half ol tbe whole sad Irntf] : In several libraries of Sew England clergymen we havK teen choice volumes of great cost bearing the names ol southern minister-! to whom tii'y -(ill belong, although they have been sent norlh as gifts from Yankee soldiers who had approprialed them. Some 'il-nssachusctls parlors art* said to be carpeted with spoils of anolher kind. Now, if ury asks what has become of the Uuiun party, once so strong at Um Soutli. we answer ihat, in pari, they have been aleinated from the government by ths unjustifiable outrages committed by wicked and thoughtless federal soldiers. At Beaufort, South Carolina, tombs were violated. At Holly Springs, Mississippi, b communion table was used iu behalf of "euchre" and "old slsdge." Such tales of wrong have infuriated many wbo were disposed to be friends to the Union, and their righteous indignation has had some.blng to do with reverses,tbat have overtaken our aims. Iu this connection, read 'he following revelations, published in the Tribune, soon after the Fredericksburg fight. After the severe cannonading of yesterday, it seems to have been understood that tbe city* would have been given up to pillage by our troops.' Bot to-day these fine mansions ore not standing- elegant china and most choice liberies of book^j rare works of art, are all heaped together in the street, and are scrambled for as trophies. The headquarters of Gen. Howard What u n ^oynl L«agtu A man whose patriotism i* men official position under th- Governmei amounts of money received ior (j-.iv tftota "fd. by b1« or by ihe shouid PHINEAS BANNiNC, FOIlWARDIiVG ami COMMISSION AfiElVT, Sew San Pedro and Los Angeles. F. F. RAMIREZ, NOTARY PUBLIC, Office with J. R. GlTCHBLL, Esq.. Temple's Bio. French, English, nnd Spanish Tianslule Coll-ecfIons MimIc, ttc. all the world over, who are gloating over the acta of the despotism at Washington, and pointing their *uejects to its assumption of absolute power, aa a proof that sell-government is a failure. Such are the men who are in favor of & further prolongation ol the war. With these facts before us, shall we still continue our suicidal course ? or shall we eeek, through a convention of the States estore that union ol the North and South, between wbich our enemies would make a.dividing liue more impassible than any Chtoeee wall ever construcled—a line that won Id render union a mockery, hy making a union of the tyrant with lhe oppressed; "'a union of the shark with his prey;'' a union whose emblem would be the sword; a union whose people would be converted Irom citizens into subjects, aiid whose sfervauta would be. come their musters? Is it such a union as this we want? Are we prepared lo plunge into the dread abyss that isyowning beneath our feet? If this is a government of Lhe people let the people see to it that their wifhes are respected nnd their demands complied wiih.—JVew York Metropolitan Record. upport the fl when he ;ar.c:paliof] inniibuIengils. THE CHEAPEST AKD BEST ARTICLE For Marking Linen. For sale by the gross, at 305 Montgomery street, Boom No. ii, Sail iTrancisco. eMfi W. HOLT. The Marysville Appeal says that Zach. Montgomery, a well known necesh lawyer ef that place, will cot take the oath of loyalty. WM. M. BUFFUM, (sccci*:ssor. to oko. tiiacher & co,) — "Wholesale nnd Rctnll Deahi- In — WINES AID LIQUORS, Syrups, Bitters. Cordials, AX>*E, FOSTSR, £HS CIGARS, Main street, Los Angeles, Cal. rAug. Stcsrmer GUNSMITH, Los Angeles Street. -nrrAi.rrrr ix— SHOT GUNS, RIFLES & PISTOLS. —ALSO,— In Gun Materials and Sporting Implements. Also, CAPS, POWDER, Ac. &c. SHOT GUNS AND RIFLES RESTOCKED. Orders from the country promptly attended to. All work done in a workmanlike manner, and guaranteed. TERMS, CASH. fe28 The Looisvii__.f_ Journal o.v Military Despot- i.—-Speaking o( the dispersion of the recent Deiuoeiatic Convention iu Kentucky, the Louisville Journal says: -'II this is the manner in which we are to be governed, our elections are & fflerp farce. If a military officer is to be judge of th' io ten tic us of every public meeting, with the power to disperse, the only choice tiie people can have is tbat of accepting whatever be may decree. It is folly to discuss whether we sliall accept the eman- oiputiousoheme of Lincoln or not. We had ae well write and talk about the civil government of the moon. We are subjugated and crushed; our Legislature is an empty vaporing ^debating society; our courts are mere mustang courts, without the fuu that enlivens tliem. ll is a worse condition than to be an unlimited monarchy. The ruler of of a kingdom will Snd hia interest in that of his people. Such authority as Col. Gilbert has exercised baa no such restraint. The prosperity of the people of tbia State is nothing to him. His obedience to tbe will of his aapeciet is bia only interest. Tbe military officers are in tbe position of the I'ereiau Satrap or Roman Prefect. Tbey may tyrannise, oppress, and enrich themselves at the expense ofthe provinces, as their predecessors did. with lhe exception that there is no tribunal, as at Rome to make them disgorge, ft ia a policy fatal to freedom, fatal to the Union." A inaa who desires that every one go to the war, but who i.****, unwilling to rtt-k Ml precious body within reach of either caono rifle bail. A mar: wbo insisfs that we should Preeidetit as much when he Ifl wrong is l'i^lif, aod who asserts thai; the \ ProcUmalion ifi a capital war measu-* The man who regards lbe Conscription Bill as the ne plus ultra of Congressional legislation, but who would rather pay three hundred dollars any time than shoulder a musket. The man who. to snt»diie,the Snuih, nnd hold it in military subjugation, would burden the laboring classes ol the North with a system of taxation even more oppressive than that of any European country. The man wbo ecofTs at such of discussion wheu employed agaiust the Administration, aud wbo would citizen that was in favor of peace. The tax collector or the Custom House official, the Post Office clerk, et hoc genus omne, who sustain the Administration because it sustains them Tbe man who contends that (be conservative majority are in the wrong, and the radical minority are in the right. The man who is callous-hearted with regard to tbe desolation brought; upon thousands of n on hern by ihis cruel, unnecessary, fratricidal and Abolition wnr. The man wbo disregards tbe le'sons of the past ond the hopes of tbe future; upon whose ear the warnings of the great statesmen of lhe country have fallen unheeded, and. who ear«s not how soon the Republic mar ba converted into a despotism. Metropolitan Reeefd. be occupied, them,.every room had been torn with shot, and then all the mirrors, furniture aud works of art broken by tbe soldiers. When I entered, early this morning, before its occupation hy Gen. Howard, I found the soldiers oi bis fine division diverting themselves with lhe rich dresses found in the wardrobe; bo me had ou bonnets of lbe fashion of! last year, and were surveying themselves before mirrors, which, an hour or two afterward, were pitched out of tbe window, and smashed to pieces on the pavement; others bad elegant scarfs bound around their heads io the form of turbans, and shawls arouud tbeir waists. Wbat I satv in tbis mansion was repeated in nearly every one whicb the flames had not destroyed. Said a soldier to me' to-day, raking among a magnificient public library, half covered with mud in the streets ; '-How intensely religious thes d—d rebels are ! '—Tribune's Correspondence. A. Damning CJmrjfe A^;«l .•Ulmlufstrn- MoA. On Tuesday eveuing last, at n tremendous meet- of tbe Democracy at thf: Cooper lustitute, New uade the following York city, Fernoudo Wood thine as freedom :he policy ol hang every 'I have stated before, and I repeat, that on tba I2ih of December last, propositions were made to tbe President which would have made peace, with Union before the 1st o f April. I have been waiting Inr some authorized denial of tny statement that I might produce lha documents. It has not been denied, because tbey cannot deny it. Itis noi n t- c L'-- a ry lor me to prove by these statements tbat tbis Administration never wished the war to cease or tbe South to come back—for I have got the documents lo prove it," Now let us have the documents and we will see what tbey are. Mr. Greeley flounders hard over the above assertions by Mr. Wood, and admits if they are true, aud ofauthorily, they will bave a damaging effect npon th« Admiuistration. We think so too—sueh an eflvct as will make the White House to hot to hold auy abolitionists who would refuse (o listen to overtures of peace which looked in any way to a restoration of these States. Let us bave the document.*, or whatever they may be, anything belter than this barbarous and destructive war. carrying ouly ruin aud dessolaliou in ils course. We canuot wait until Andy Johnson aod tbe dying Conservatives of E nu:cky, who bre-ik up Democratic meetings by bayonets, ure iu their graves. We For an AnMiSTiCii;.—Tbe New York Metropn,'i- r«» Record—CathoMe organ—has a long aud ably written article giving its reasons for advocating au armistice. The following is an extmct : We are for peace, aod to secure Ihis end are in favor of an armistice. We have had two veins of war without any result, so far as Ihe restoration nf the Union is concerned. Let us Iry peuee. and a convention of the Stales. We have imd enough of blood, and only the cormorants that fmrround tbe White Hose, and tbat are to be found in thfi purlieus of the Capital fattening on tbe public treasury, growing rich as tbe country growa poor, heaping up their iii-gotten gains which aug- political bands wilh no despots North or Soulh. Siibw us an enemy to free speech ; a freo press, of tree religion, of a free ballot, and we aro dowu on him at once and forever — Crisis. Those wbo cau see no reason for voting money without reMncthm lo the present Administration bad bettor read the following ifstimonv. They must boar in mind that ail effurts to direct tba money tothe defense of the Union as it was—all efforts to check this plundering—were defeated. Anv man who votes to place money in the hands of lbe present Administration, votes that the Constitution shall be destroyed and tbe people piunder- meut with the increase ot taxes that ■myt "Man," says Adam Smith, "ia an animal that akes bargains. No other animal does this—no dog exchanges bones with another. crnshingdown the industrial classes cf the country—only such as these will oppose the demand. Tbe man who insits on the prolongaticii of this war should do that which he wants others fo do ; he should not wait for the conscription; he should shoulder his musket and march to the battle-field, where the deadly rifla-ball is the only argument with which be uilbhave to dcul. Yes, this work of blood has gone on long enough and it is lime to understand the lesson whioh we hava been taught by tbe last two ymwei—that the military subjugation of the South is aii impossibility. Damaqks FOB a Mob.—Tbe laie decision by whicb tbe city of Montreal waa compelled to pay $&h(Kft to the Messrs. Douglas for their properly destroyed by a mob has opened the eyes of some men who had belore manifested great indifference at euch proceedings. It will try tbeir "loyalty" severely when called on in this way to pay for the democratic presses that have heen destroyed iu tbeir midst. I do not know but I may over-estimate the cliar- scter of this transaction (tbe Murgau contract.) but I tell yon, sir, I believe, ami I declare it upon my responsibility as a Senator of tbe United Suites, that the liberties of tbis country are in greater danger to-day from (he corruptions and profiligaey practiced in the various departments of this Government thau they are from the open enemy in the field. [Senator Hale. In the first yenr of a Republican Administration, which came into power upon profession of reform ond retrenchment, there is indubitable evidence abroad in the laud that somebody has plundered tbo public treasury well ni^h in timt single vear nM much as lbe current vearly expenses of ihe Government duiing the 'Administration wbicb the people hurled from power because of ilf corruptions [Duwes' Report. The hill is utteilv Worthiest, 'ibe Senate have deliberate!v voted that it desires the present stale uf things to go on, or that oar Generals shall become demoralized by plunder. lhat iKIeves shall tajfe possession of this vnst amount of property, and divide it among themselves. Thev have deliberately roied from two to three hundred million dollars out of the Ti'i*astii y oi the United State* mid into ihe bands of these rhieves and robbers. Now. sir, I move to lay thn bill on lhe table, itis ufterlv worthless^ Mini I hoo« it »iil be laid on tbo (able.-*— [Senator Chandler's (of Michigan) speech on ihe biil for the collection of Abandoned Property in Insurrectionary Districts, His motion was not agreed to. and the bill waa passed, notwithstanding his protest.
|Title||Los Angeles Star, vol. 13, no. 5, June 6, 1863|
|Type of Title||newspaper|
|Description||The English weekly newspaper, Los Angeles Star includes headings: [p.1]: [col.2] "Democratic State Central Committee", [col.3] "The men who advocate the further prosecution of the war", "The Louisville Journal on military despotism", [col.4] "The peace democrats", "What is a loyal leaguer?", "For an Armistice", [col.5] "Shocking results of the war", "A damning charge against the Administration"; [p.2]: [col.1] "Meeting of the Democratic County Committee", "California -- Massachusetts contingent", [col.2] "An excitement in camp", "A camp of 'blackbirds'", "The California quota", "San Bernardino", "Grasshoppers", [col.3] "Presentation of the Banner to the Teutonia Society", "Atlantic Monthly -- May", [col.4] "Una Ordenanza de la Ciudad", [col.5] "The war news"; [p.3]: [col.1] "Soldiers burning Catholic churches", "What the war is carried on for"; [p.4]: [col.1] "A traitor's lyric", "A recent writer gives the following very interesting description of Mono Lake: Mono Lake is more literally a 'dead sea' than the sea of Sodom", [col.2] "Eastern intelligence", "The French retire from before Puebla", "From Europe", [col.3] "The Niagara ship canal", "Fruit breakfasts", "Sale of the Chapman and her armament", "A ball room of snow", "Length of the Great Wall of China".|
|Subject (lcsh)||Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Newspapers|
|Geographic Subject (City or Populated Place)||Los Angeles|
|Geographic Subject (County)||Los Angeles|
|Geographic Subject (State)||California|
|Geographic Subject (Country)||USA|
|Coverage date||circa 1863-05-31/1863-06-12|
|Publisher (of the Original Version)||Hamilton, H.|
|Publisher (of the Digital Version)||University of Southern California. Libraries|
|Format (Extent)|| p.|
|Contributing entity||The Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
|Identifying Number||Los Angeles Star, vol. 13, no. 5, June 6, 1863|
|Legacy Record ID||lastar-m331|
|Part of Collection||Los Angeles Star Collection, 1851-1864|
|Rights||Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
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|Repository Name||The Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
|Repository Address||1511 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108|
|Filename||STAR_917; STAR_918; STAR_919|
|Contributing entity||The Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery|
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