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On motion of Mr. Ewing, the Senate took up from his late residence. Mr. EvERETT, of { ?" the resolution submitted by Mr. Bextos, for Massachusetts, said it had been the invariable printing copies of the report of the Com-practice,' since the adoption of the Constitumittee of the House of Representatives, on the tion, to pay a public homage of their respect to affairs of the Bank of the United States, and the memories of those members of Congress

copies of the report and documents ac who had died whilst in the performance of their companying the same, and the resolution hav. public duties. He moved that a message betek ing been amended on motion of Mr. Dallas, sent to the Senate to notify them of the death se as to include the reports of the minority of of Mr. Hunt. The motion was agreed to. the committee, the first blank was filled with Mr. Tarson alluded to two cases which had the number of five thousand, and the second oocurred wherein members, previous to their blank with one thousand, and the resolution decease, had expressed a desire for a private was agreed to. Mr. Dallas gave notice that funeral, and in which the House had neverthehe sboulil, on Tuesday nexl, call up the bill to tess attended the funerals. It seemed proper recharter the Bank of the United States. On to him that a committee should be appointed to motion of Mr. SMITH, the bill authorising a make the requisite arrangements for attending en subscription to the stock of the Baltimore and the funeral of their deceased friend. Mr. L. Ohio Rail Road Company, was taken up, ard CoxdIct suggested a 'modification that a resoMr. ŞMI' & addressed the Senate in its support lution be prefixed, that this House do testify but before he had procecded far in his re its respect to the memory of the deceased, by msrks, a message was received trom the House attending his funeral to-morrow, in body, with of Representatives by Mr.Clark, their Clerk, its Speaker and officers. The resolution, as informing the Senate of the death of the Hon-modified, was agreed to, and the committee orable Mr. Font, a member of that House, was appointed. On motion of Mr. EVERETT, from the State of Vermont, and that the fune- of Mass., it was ordered that when the House ral would take place to-day at four o'clock. asljourn, it adj nrn to meet on Thursday morn. Mr. PRENTISS, of Vermont, then rose, and af: ing. The House, shortly afterwards, adjourgter a handsome and appropriate eulogy on the ed. life and character of the deceased, submitted the following resolution, which was unanimous. Order of arrangements for the funeral of the Hon. ly adopted.

Jonathan Hunt, lale a Representalive in ConResolved, that the Senate will attend the

gress from the Sinte of. Vermont. funeral of the Honorable JONATHAN Hunt, late The committee of arrangements

, pall bearers, a member of the House of Representatives, and mourners, will attend at the late residence from the State of Vermont, to.morrow, at four of the deceased, in Seventh street, at three o'clock in the evening, and as a testimony of o'clock, P. M. this day; at which time the remains respect for the memory of the deceased, they will be removed, in charge of the committee of will go into mourning, and wear crape round arrangements, attended by the Serjeant-atthe left arm for thirty days. On motion of Mr. Arms of the House of Representatives, to the WEBSTAR, the Senate then adjourned over to all of the House where the funeral service will to-morrow, at eleven o'clock.

be performed. Io the House of Representatives, yesterday, At four o'clock, the funeral procession will after the reception of a message from the See move from the hall of the House of Repre nate, with various bills, Mr. H. EVERETT, of sentatives to the place of interment, in the fol. Vermont, rose and announced the milancholy lowing order: intelligence of the death of General JONATHAN The Chaplains of both Houses. Hort, a representative in Congress from that Physicians and Clergymen who attended the State. Mr. EVERETT briefly, but imíressive.

deceased. ly, performed this painful duly, and paid an Committee of Arrangements: eloquent tribute to the memory of liis deceas- Mr. H. Everett, M. Cahoon, Mr. Slade, Mr. ed friend and colleague, whose talents and as. E. Everett, Mr. Choate, Mr. Taylor, Mr. L. siduity, he observed, during the years which

Condict. he had sat in that Hall, were alike honorable

Pall Bearers: and useful to the House and to his constitue Mr. Wickliffe, Mr. Davis, of Massachusetts, Mr. ents. His place there might be filled, but it Ellsworth, Mr. Crawford, Mr. Hogan, Mr. Bell. was in the bosom of his family, and amidst the

The family of the deceased, circle of his friends, that the irreparable loss The members of the House of Representatives, which they had sustained, would be most deep. and Senators from Verinont, as mourners. ly fel. He concluded by moving that the The Sergeant-at-Arms of the House of RepreHouse testify its respect to the memory of the

sentatives. Hon. JONATHAN Hunt, deceased, late a mem. The House of Representatives, preceded by ber from the State of 'Verinont, by wearing

their Speaker and Clerk. mourning during the remainder of the session. The Sergeant-at-Arms of the Senate.

The resolution was unanimously agreed to. The Senate of the United States, preceded by Mr. ÉVERITT, of Vermont, said, he had no fur the Vice President, and their Secretary, ther notice to submit. It was the desire of the The President of the United States. deceased that his funeral should be private,

The Heads of Departments. and his wish had been concurred in by his fam

Foreign Ministers. ily. It would take place this day at 4 o'clock,


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APPOINTMENTS BY THE PRESIDENT, Isaac Pirkir, to he Surveyor and Inspector

of the Revenue for the port of Murfreesboro, in By and will the advice and consent of the Senote. the State of North Carolina, from the 22d of

GEORGE Bullit, to be Register of the Land March, 1832, when his commission expired. Office, for the District of Lands, 'subject to NATHANIEL JACKSON, to be Surveyor for the sale at Jackson, in the State of Missouri, from District and Inspector of the Revenue, for the the 6th of April, 1832, wlien his commission port of Newburyport, in the State of Massac, expired.

chusetts, vice William Cross, dcceaced. Joen Hares, to be Receiver of Public Mo. EDWARD F. TartnALL, 10 be Appraiser of neys, for the District of Lands, subjeci to sale Goods for the port of Savannah, in the S'ate of at Jackson, in the State of Missouri, from the Georgia, vice Wimberly J. Hunter, resigned. 12th of May, 1832, when his present com.nis. MILES HOTCHKIP, to be Register of the Land sion will expire.

Office for the District of Lands subject to sale Tros. B. Van Horse, to be Register of the at Ka-kaskia, in the State of Illinois, vice Sha. Land Office, for the District of Lands, subject drach Bond, deceased, to sale at Piqua, in the State of Ohio, from the afth of May, 1832, when his present commis. To the Editor of the New York Standard. sion will expire.

Washington, 13th May, 1832. UNIAU G. MITCHELL, lo be Receiver of Pub lic Moneys, for the District of Lands, subject Sir I have seen with regret, in a letter from to sale at Chawba, in the State of Alabama, your correspondent at this place an unwarrantafrom the 17th of May, 1832, when his present ble attack on Çol. Richard M. Johnson, of Ken. commission will expire.

tucky. His course throughout the whole in. BENJANIN S. Pope, to be Register of the vestigation was strictly honorable and uninfluLand Office, for the District of Lands, subject enced by any particular transactions with the to sale at Huntsville, in the State of Alabama, Bank of the United States. He was uniformly from the 21st of April, 1832, when his commis in favor of full inquiry into the proceedings of sion will expire.

the bank and of introducing into the report WADE H. GREENING, to be Register of the every maiter of suffizient public importance, Land Office, for the District of Lands, subject and every transaction, the propriety of which 10 sale at Sparta, in the State of Alabama, from might be questioned. Col. Johnson and my. the 14th May, 1832, when his commission will self concurred in every amendment' to Judge expire

Clayton's report. Jous S. Hoxter, to be Receiver of Public Your correspondent has also done injustice Moneys, for the District of Lands, subject to to Mr. McDuffie, ,whose course was, as it is sale at Sparta, in the State of Alabama, from the always, fair and honorable. 14th of May, 1832, when his present commis.

I must correct another error-whatever

opinions the members of the committee may HORATIO SPRAGUE, to be consul of the Unit. entertain of some of the transactions of the ed States, at Gibraltar, in the place of Bernard Bank of the United States, it is proper to cor. Henry

rect the impression that Messrs. Thos. Biddle NATHANIEL PEANCE, of Maryland, to be and Co. were improperly favored by the preConsul of the United States, at Bremen, in the sident of the bank-such was not the opinion place of Frederick I. Wichelhausen.

of the members of the committee generally. CHRISTOPHER ELLERY, to be Collector of the They considered that the bank consulied its Customs for the District of Newport, in the own interest. A majority of the committee State of Rhode Island, from the 5th of April, doubted the policy of such large operations 1832, when his commission expired.

with any one house, as opposed to the general WILLIAM B. Scott, to be Surveyor and In. interests of trade. I am, very respectfully, spector of the Revenue for the port of Town

Your most ob'l servant,
Creek, in the State of Maryland, from the 19th

of April, 1832, when his commission expired.
Thomas GATEWOOD, to be Naval Officer for
the Districc of Norfolk and Portsmouth, in the

BANK COMMITTEE'S REPORT.--We are autho State of Virginia, from the 26th of May, 1832, rised and requested by the Hon. C. C. Cam. when his present commission will expire.

brelong to say, that he is not the author of the 1. B. C. THOeston, to be Surveyorf and In- report made by the majority of the commit. spector of the revenue for the port of Dumfries, iee appointed by the House of Represen. in the State of Virginia, from the 5th of May, tatives, to investigate the affairs of the 1832, when hisopresent commission will expire, United States Bank, but that Judge Clay.

ALLEN WARTWELL, to be Surveyor and In- ion is the author. Every person noi disposed
Syector of the Revenue for the port of Bristol. to be mal cious, and who is acquainted with
in the State of Rhode Island, from the 28th of Judge Clayton, must know that he, as chair
March, 1832, when his commission expired. man, would make the report, and that both in

Geassam Mott, to be Collector of the Cus. nerve and talent he is every way competent to
toms for the District and Inspector of the Re that task. It has suited the malevolence of the
venue, for the port of Burlington, in the State Courier and Enquirer, however, to ascribe the
of New Jersey, from the 28th of March, 1832, authorship to Mr. Cambreleng.
when his commission expiredt

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I beg to add that I have sent similar infor.

mation to the commodore of the United States
Information has been received from the Head ship of war, now in the Mediterranean, that
Quarters of General Atkinson, dated the 27th he may take such measures as he may deem
of April, stating-

advisable for the protection of the American
“ That the conduct of Black Hawk and his trade.
associates, renders it necessary that he should Trusting my conduct on this occasion will
at once take the field, and, as far as possible, meet your approval,
prevent them from doing any mischief; that Mr. I have the honor to be, Sir,
Gratiot, Indian agent, has just arrived from the

With the greatest respect,
Prophet Village. Black Hawk and his part

Your most obd't servant,
were there. Yesterday," they set out, in com-

pany with the Prophet's band, for the purpose

Acling Consul of the U. S.
of taking a position on Rock River, some fifteen The Honorable EDWARD LIVINGSTON,
or twenty miles above Ogee's, now Dixon's fer-

Secretary of Siale, Washinglon.
ry, where they are determined to hold out, in
defianee of any force that can, they say, be sent

Names of Vessels warned off.
against them. They have the British flag hoist. Brig Alpine, Parker, master.
ed, under which the war-dance 'is constantly Bric Governor Codrington,John Dennis, do.
exhibited. They must be checked at onee, or Brig Enterprize, Lewis, do.
the whole frontier will be in a flame." General Brig. Magoum, Hallett, do, alt* from New
Atkinson proposes moving by Galena, and ta-York.
king a position at Ogee, Dixon's ferry, on the

Fort Clark Road, and a wait there the arrival of

MADEIRA, 9th April, 1832.
Governor Reynolds' mounted furce, when the Sir I have the honor to inform you that,
General presumes the hostile party can be put since writing on the 6th instant, I have receiv


ed a written notice of the blockade from
"Toa mild talk sent by General Atkinson tu. Admiral Sertorias, a copy of which I now en-
Black Hawk, be returned an answer that his close.
heart is bad, and that he will fight any force I have the honor to be, Sir,
sent against him.

With the greatest respect,
• Great distress is already felt on the fron-

Your most obedient servant, tiers. The inhabitants have abandoned their

farms, and are falling back for safety.”

Acting Consul of the U.

Secretary of Stale, Washington.
CONSULATE OF TAR U. STATES, 2 Her Most Faithful Majesty's frigate Donna
MADEIRA, 6th April, 1832. S

Maria, off Funchal, April 6th, 1832.
sir-- have the honor to inform you that the

şir-The island of Madeira, consequently American trade to this place has suffered an the port of Funchal, being in a state of close interruption which must be attended with great blockade, by a portion of the Naval forces of loss and inconvenience to many citizens of the Her Most Faithful Majesty Donna Maria, I beg States. On the 30111' ultimo, an armed force, leave to give you notice of the same; also to consisting of one frigate of 42 guns, a brig of add that, as His Imperial Majesty, Don Pedro, 18, and a small schooner, all under Terceira in the name of the Queen, has no wish to incolors, and acting for Donna Maria Second, ap. convenience neutral commerce, he has limited peared off the island, and yesterday four Ame: the restrictions to such cargoes as belong to rican vessels bound to this port with valuable the enemy, or that may in any way be consi• cargoes of bread stuffs, &c. &c. were forcibly dered as warlike stores or provisions

. prevented by the Admiral (Sertorious) from

I have the honor to remain, Sir, entering, under the plea that the island being

Your very obedient servant, in a state of siege it was his duty to prevent the


R., T, SERTORIUS, entrance of warlike stores and provisions. Vice Admiral and commander-in chief of Her have used every effort to oblain the removal of

Most Faithful Majesty's Naval forces. this obstruction, but without effect, and my

communication with the Admiral has ended in

Consul General of the United States.
my protesting, in the strongest manner, against
this act of violence,

A British frigate is now lying here for the THE UNITED STATES' TELEGRAPH
protection of the trade of her nation, but only
öne English ship has appeared since the block. Washington City, upon the folloung
ade was declared; not having provisions or war

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Country paper, [three times a week during the Bes

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We copy from the Nashville Republican the

following notices: at We learn, upon undoubted authority, that Mr. Terril denied that he, at any time,

Highly important to settlers on the Chocław contemplated an assault upon the editor of this Lunds.- A letter from the Choctaw agency in paper; and we are bound to believe that our in the State of Mississippi, addressed to a gentle. formant, ho heard some imprudent remarks man in this city, under date of April 8th, states relative to another individual, put a wrong con. that struction on Mr. T.'s conduct. As we are un ** An order has just reached the agency, willing to do injustice to any one, we cheerful ordering all, the 'white people out of the ly correct the error. We conceive it also' due Cloctaw tiation, and advising the approach to Mr. f. to say, that he is represented to be of troops up the Yazoo, to enforce the order.” a brave man, and that it would be wrong to sup. It is estimated that from seven to eight hunpose that he was intimidated.

dred, and perhaps a thousand families from A

labama, South Carolina, Georgia, and other The Globe, of the 17th, undertakes to de States, have removed into the nation since the ny the truth of the allegation that the Presi' negotiation of the Choctaw treaty, and have dent had used language relative to the assault commenced cultivating the lands under the ex. made by Houston, calculated to encourage as-, pectation of acquiring titles when they shall be saults upon other members of Congress, for brought into market. If the order of the Gowords spoken in debate. We did not hear the vernment is enforced, it will occasion the most President's remarks, and it is possible that they disastrous loss and distress to these emigrants. may have been exaggerated; but certain it is, It will be recollected, however, that, by the that the impression in this city is, that Hou ton's provisions of the treaty, it is stipulated that no attack upon Mr. Stanbery received his appro white persons shall be permitted to enter up. bation that he denounced Stanbery as a slan

on any of the lands for a period of three years derer of private character; and said i hat if five from the date of the negotiation, and the setor six more members were treated in the saine thers ought to have been aware that it would way, it would have a salutary effect upon the become the duty of the Government to remove proceedings of both the Senate and the House.them-at any rate should the Indians require We do not pretend to give the words; but we it

. It is understood that many of the Indians have heard the names of Mr. Barringer, of the have encouraged the settling of the whites House of Representatives, and of Mr. Danforth, among them, as it afforded them the opportua respectable Presbyterian clergyman, and also nity of disposing of their effects to advantage. that if Mr. Danforth's father, and another Pres. We cannot but indulge the hope that some byterian clergyman of this city, vouched as compromise may be effected that will protect the persons who were present, and heard what the emigranıs, from the utter ruin that must adid take place. We have also understood that wait their expulsion." Mr. Danforth conceived it to be his duty to re si Interesting to settlers in the Creek Nation.--* monstrate against the language of the Presi. The marshal of this district has received indent; and that be manifested great excitement structions from the Secretary of War to repair on the occasion. The friends of the Presi. to the district ceded by the late treaty, and dent in the House, having refused to permit an give notice to all persons, except those allowinquiry, and the Globe having, in iis equivocalled by the treaty to remain till their corps are way, undertaken to deny it, we conceive it to gathered, to remove within as short a period be our duty to name the individuals who can as practicable, having due regard to their local give the truth. These rumors have assumed a position and other circumstances. The marshal shape wbich should make it as desirable to the is instructed to fix the period, and make it pubPresident, if he be innocent, as to others that licly known. they should be investigated.

In the execution of this delicate trust, the P. S. Since the above was prepared for the marshal is directed to be as conciliatory as may press we learn that Mr. Barringer asked to be be compatible with the object to be attained, excused from voting on a proposition for inqui: and to apply force only when necessary, and ry, on the ground that lie had heard the re- after having fully explained to the parties their marks of the President. If rumor had done own duties, the rights of the Indians, the obliinjustice to the Chief Magistrate, it was the du gations of the government, and the instructions ty of Mr. Barringer to have contradicted the he has received. Should it become necessary, reports. As he did not do so, we must believe the commanding officer at Fort Mitchell is dithat they are founded in truth.

rected to aid the marshal with the military

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force under his command in the execution of some great good,” is a Iruism, here introduced his duties."

most artfully. It is intended to compel the ad. We offer but one word of comment.

mission that such a coalition had taken place It is understood that a large company has under a justification; or, on the other hand, an been formed in 'Tennessee, under the auspices admission that the condition of the country does of Major Eaton, to speculate in Indian lands, not require such a sacrifice of feeling. of which near two millions of acres were reserv. But the error of the writer belongs to his ed by the late treaties with the Choctaw and

school. It tests the interests

of the country by Creek Indiáns. As the Indians are about to OFFICE ; as if the prosperity, the happiness remove, and the object of these reservations is of the Anjerican people depends upon the to compensate the Indians, in part, for the ex- question of whether Gen. Jackson or Mr. Clay change of territory, why was the provision re. be the President of the United States. quiring the government to remove the settlers,

We notice the article for the purpore of de. introduced into those treaties? Cui bono? It nying, first, that there is any coalition between was certainly the interest of the Indians to in Mr. Calhoun and Mr. Clay, or their mutual vite emigration and consequent competition for friends, and of kdenying, llikewise, the infer. the lands. They are compelled to sell in a givence which the writer would draw from this en time, and if there are no purchasers there fact. We deny that it follows, as a matter of will be no sales. How are purchasers to ob. course, that. General Jackson ought to be tain a knowledge of the lands unless they re-elected, because Mr. Çalhoun and his friends are permitted to explore them? It seems that have not entered into the support of Mr. Clay,

or eight hundred or a thousand as a rival candidate.. families who have emigrated to the Indiani

We notice it, also, that we may say, that we country since the Choctaw treaty, aro to be turn. consider the question of wbo is President of ed out of houses and homes! And why?

the United States, to be of small importance, The answer is obvious. The policy is to compared with the great question of TAX. place the settlers at the tercy of the lndians, ATION, which is nothing, more nor less, than or rather of those who control the lydians, and the question of liberty itself. Upon this ques. thus enhance the value of the Indian reservation, Mr. Calhoun and his friends are opposed tions, already purchased up or secured by the to both Gen. Jackson and Mr. Clay. Upon this fooored speculators.

question, Alr. Van Buren, the favorite candiWill the Representatives of Mississippi and dat, of the Nashville Republican, and Mr. Clay Alabama permit themselves to be intimidated stand together. Between them there is a coa. from an investigation of this mat:er? If they do, LITION resting on the combination of ambition they will deserve, as they certainly will receive, and monopoly. We consider Gen. Jackson 29 the censure of iheir constituents. There is equally opposed to a fair and satisfactory ad. to be a speedy and powerful reaction against justment of this question, and that the south the speculators. The spirit of our institutions has as much or more to apprehend from him is opposed to favoritism and fraud. - Than Mr. Clay, if the latter should come into

power : for, while Gen. Jackson, claims 10 The Nashville Republican says :

Qelong to the south, and professes to be in fa. “A coalition apparently of such heterogene explained to be a permanent tax of ten millime

vor of his judicious tarifi," which is now ous materials, would require for its justification beyond the expenditure of the Government, we causes of the most vital and imperious nature find the wliole weight of his influence thrown in to the welfare of the country. It is possible, to the scale of the monopolists

. His power to di in the history of a government, that an exigen. vide the south is greater than Mr. Clay's would cy might arise, when duty and patriotism would be ; and that power is stimulated by his haired require of political leaders

, who had before of Mr. Calhoun, and that other absorbing influbeen opposed to each other, on principle and ence in which it originaled; we mean his dein feeling, to change their course and combine sire to appoint Mr. Van Buren his successor their efforts to effect some great good for, or

Feeling that the south are already safe; that avert some great evil from, their country. The hostility to Nr. Clay will preserve the loyalty object

for which they had ebus, for the time of that section, the party in power bave directo laid aside their usual principles of action, and ed an anxious eye to the tariff States. Hence accustomed hostility, must be obvious, must be Mr. MoLane proposes a bill which will leave a of the highest nature, demanding at once in the surplus of een millions of dollars; and we are estimation of the nation such a sacrifice. Is told in the Globe, that this is the "judicious this the case in the present instance? Who tariff” recommended by Gen. Jackson! would outrage truth and decency so far as to

That this rariff should not be acceptable, is pretend that it is?"

apparent from one strong fact : The Globe anThis is a comment upon the charge that a ticipated the publication of the bill and report, MA coalition had taken place between Mr. Calhoun by a false commentary in the shape of an anaand Mr. Clay. The admission that "an exigen. lysis, and has not, to this day, given either the cy might arise when duty and patriotisin would bill or the report to its readers ? require of political leaders, who had before What, then, remains for the south to do? been opposed to each other, on principle and we are laboring for a reduction of the taxes, in fecling, to combine their efforts to effect whilst the partisans of Mr. Clay and General

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