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The Royal gazette, Bermuda commercial and general advertiser and recorder
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D.M. Lee
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Dates or Sequential Designation:
-v. 93, no. 153 (Dec. 30, 1920).
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No. 31.-Vol. L. STATE SUPER VIAS ANTZQUAS. 24s per Ann

Hamilton, Bermuda, Tuesday, July 31, I877.
. . .... ... II 1 -I1I I IllI-lI II 1 IIIII. .-. ... .. .. '.. ...- '' Ir i r


T ENDERS will be received by
the subscribei up to

: The lst day. of August next,
For the Purchase of the Under
mentioned -.
Belonging to the Estate of the late Richar
Fowle Burrows, Esqr., deceased.
sabut 7 eacres of Land in Sandy's Parish occupi-
ed by the late Mit. Bunnows up to the time o
his death.
about 4 and t Acres of Land in Sandy's Parish
06w in the occupation of George Bean.
The Subscriber will not bind himself to ac-
cept the highest or any Tender, if in his es-
timation the offers are unreasonably low.
Ilamilton, 16th July. 1877.


niv, rsrVc ef/ of the Femn li
Charitable'Union Society.
T HE Members of the before mentioned Soci-
ety (D.V.,) will meet at
Paget School Room,

1st of August, at 9 o'clock, a,m.,
And proceed thence in order to St. Paul's
Church where there will b4 DIVINE SERVICE at
11 a.m. Members are requested to be punctual
in their attendance and to bear in mind thai
there will be a collectionn at the conclusion oi
the Service.
By the request of the Committee,

July 23, 1877.--2
At the Sign of the
Big Cigar!!!
Nos. 46 and 47, Front Street, Ilamilton.
Call in Call / inCall in! !
Just Received per Beta"
And now opening there, the best Assortment of

Ever offered for Sale in the Market.
MAso, on hand by Late Arrivals a Choice Selec-
tion of
Meerchaum, Brier and Clay PIPES
At lowest Cash Prices.
July 251h. 1877.


T HE Undersigned begs to inform
thbe Inhabitants of Hamilton and the Pub-
1i of Bermuda generally, that she has opened a
'S 4 L 0 V,"
Where Cake, Cakes, lce and Chocolate Creams,
Water Ices, &c., can be had at the shortest
Notkice and in the best styles.
Also, always on hand a variety of the very
Northwest Corner of Dundonald and Junction
Street, South of Victoria Park.
Hamilton, July.24th, 1877.-6.


Goods New Goods

From London direct by the I lor-
ence" and by.the Mall Steamer Beta" via
At the Old Stand of the late THO-
jpposile tIie Cribket Gound,
A- well and carefully selected Assortment of

8omerset, July 17th, 1877.-4
OH Yes! that is a Splendid Assortment of
received oith wig.n of the BG ClQAt,"

iiteatre MOt atI,

The 11th Compy.
Amateur Dnramatic Club
Will have the honor of appearing before the
Inhabitants of Bermuda on the Evenings of
dFriday, Saturday,
Monday and Tuesday,
27th, 28th, 30th and 31st July, 1877,
- Under the distinguished Patronage of His Honor
f CoL. W. L. OM 'MI1 0. .,1 B
Commanding Royal Engineer, Acting CGover-
nor and Commander-in-Chief, Bermuda,
, LADIES and OFFICERS of the Corps and
. By the kind permission of Lt.-Colonel BENNETT
and Officers of the 46th Regiment, their
splendid BAND will be in attendance.
SWhen will be produced with New Scenery and
Mechanical Effects, the Drama in four Acts,
lby WATT PHILLIPS, Esqr., entitled
The principal incident connected with Silas Jar-
rett in this Play is a FACT recorded in cne
.of ouremost celebrated criminal trials.
To conclude on Friday Evening, the 27th July,
with the celebrated Farce in one Act, by

LIDAY, entitled.
T he lr ea Belle,
To conclude on Saturday 28th July, with the
interesting Farce in one Act, by JOHN Ox-
ErFORD, Esqr., entitled
Relaineed tor the Defence.
Concluding on Monday Evening, the 30th July,
with the laughable Farce in one Act, by
Jons COURTNAY, E-qr., entitled
To conclude on Tuesday, 31st July, with a
General Manager, Sergeant BARNFS, ,R. E.;
Treasurer and Secretary, Sergeant E. IloLTON ;
Stage Manager, Sapper CHAS. FINCH; Scenic
Artist, Lc. Corpl. D. GORDON, R. E.
TICKETS can be had from Cantpens and
N. C. Officers' Messes at Prospeet; from Color
Sergeants of Companies and at the doors on
nights of performance.
Dress Circle 2/. Reserved Seats 1/6. Pit I/.
Gallery 6d.
Doors to open at 7 p. m. Curtain to rise at
7*30, p.m., punctually. Carriages may be or-
dered at II p.m.

Smoking strictly prohibited.
arms not admitted.

Children in

Vivat Regina.

Now Landing,
Ex Brigt. Rover' from Barbados,
100 Bis. Muscovado

50 Bls. Sweet POTATOES.
For Sale by
July 10th, 1877.*
By His Honor Colonel WILLIAM
Acting Goveinor, Commander-in-
Chief, Vice Admiral and Ordinary,
in and over these Islands, Ste., stc.,
BAMT has prayed for Administration
on the Estate of DANIEL EPHRAIM GIL-
BERT late of Paget Parish in these Islands, de-
This is therefore to give notice, that if any
Person or Persons can sher any just Cause why'
the said Administration should not he granted
he. she, or they are to file his, her, or their C ve.
at in writing, in the Secretary's Office of these
Islands within Fifteen days from the publication
hereof, otherwise the said Administration will be
granted accordingly.
Colonial Secretary.
Dated at the Secretary's Office,
this 16th day of July, 1877.

For Sale.

The Undersigned Offer
The Undermentioned,
llhds. Tiercees and Barrels
Choice S U-G .1 ,
B1 Rover," from emerara.
Bags CORtN and BRAN
Portland & Rosendale CEMENTS

Their usual Stock of
For CASil only.
Hamilton, 26th June, 1877.


Salt! Salt! Salt!

Offers for Sale, at his Store,
About 800 IBushelsof
Turks' Island Salt,
Cheap for Cash.
Nos. 3 and 5, Queen Street, Itamnilton.
July 17th, 1877.--3

Bass's Ale-'Quarts.

A Consignment per "-Sir G. F.
Seymnour," ,
Will be sold by the Barrel, of 3 dozen each,
At 10s. per dozen,
To close Sales.
Burnaby St., Hamilton, July 6I, 1877.

Jf Boots & Shoes.

LAT Tlff OL 0 S TLkNY1D,
A Large Assortment of Ladies',
Gents'. Misses', Boys' and Children's

Of the latest Styles and of the best quality,
Suitable for the Season.
All down at bottom Prices for the CASH only.
Hamilton, June 12th, 1877.

Notice of Removal.

THE Undersigned begs to inform
his Patrons and the Public generally that
he has removed his
Carriage atnd Ilarness
from his old Stand in Reid Streer, to FRONT
S'fRE1T, over the Store of II. {. H UNT,
Esqr. ... "r ...
CAR RIAGES Painted and Trimmed in all
the latest Myles. FURNITUR Upholstered
All Orders sent to the above. Establishment
will be executed with neatneass and despatch.
Front Street, Hamilton, June 9256, 1877.



T H E Undersigned having re-
ceived a Patent C HI MN Y SWVEEP-
ING MACHIINE from New York, is prepared
Sweep Chimneys
At Moderate Rates in any part of the Island.
I lamilton, April 2nd, 1877.
Tr'heodore Outerbridge,

Reid Street, West of Royal Gazette" Office.
Office H .ours- 10to 12 and I to 4.
Will Visit St. Georges, Truesd ys and Fri.
Orders Promptly Attended to,
Hamilton, October 26th, 1874,


Edward if. Smith, Esqr.,
W HO has- recently left Bermu-
da hag placed in my hands a Power of
Attorney with instructions to collect, all DEBTS
owing to him, and I hereby notify all Persons
INDEBTED to the said Edward Ih. Smith
to make PAYMENT to me of their several
Debts on or before the 31st July Instant.
17th July, 1877.-3

A LL Persons having just ) E MA NDS against
'* the Estate of the late Worshipful JOSEPH
D. EVANS, J.P., are requested to forward the
same, addressed to the undersigned to the care
of B. E. DICKINSON, Esqa., on or before 31st
day of July instant, and all Persons INDEI1BT-
ED to the said Estate are hereby notified that
their respective AMOUNTS must he paid by the
above mentioned date.
Executors to said Estate.
Hamilton, Bermuda, July 3rd, 1877.--Im

Teneriffe Onion Seed.

T HE Undersigned has assumed
-I- the Agency of the late MR. JOiiN D.
And expects to receive the usual Supply of that
Article in September next.
O? Parties whose names have been on Mr.
Bell's List for a considerable period, will please
inform the Undersagned if they wish to continue
their engagements.
List for coming Se'ison open at Office of

Hlamilton, ApHI 14th, 1877.


fWeber 1)anoaS.
Highest Centennial Award.
f IFIE Judges in the report said : It seems
undisputed that WEBER has distanced all
competition, and must be to-day recognized as the
Piano-maker par excellence of the world, and the
musical jury has but stamped the seal of the
American Centennial Exhibition upon the gener.
ally awarded verdict of every vocalist and musi-
cian by the award which gives the medal to A.
WEBE.R, of New York, for sympathetic, fino and
rich tone combined with greatest power as. shown
in three styles, Grand, Square and Upright Pi-
anos, which show intelligence and solidity in
their construction, a pliant and easy touch, which
at the same time answers promptly to its re-
quirements, together with excellence of work-
One of these Instruments can be seen and
Catalogues obtained by applying to
Sole Agent for Bermuda.
Hamilton, March 17, 1877.-6m
One of the above Instruments for Sale, and
can be seen by applying at the Store of
March 6, 1877.

SEau" of Dr. I oltz for

HI llS WATER is of an entirely vegetable
.composition, and ,its use is quite inof-
Thanks to this peculiar quality which gives it
no.rival, Da. t looLTZ'S Hair) Dye has not the
disadvantage of the other preparations which
give to the hair an unnatural vulgarly color.
_ Guided by his medical knowledge and his,
great chemical experiences, Da. HoLTz has
succeeded in the discovery of plants, which give
the richest balsamic dyeing and curative essen-
ces, and it is by this study that he succeeded to
compound a dye which may be styled as the
Regenerator by excellence of the chevelure.
La Correspondance Parisienne,
4 Rue de la Tacherie, 4.


New Year's Stock'
JEWELRY (English and American)
Pearl, Bone and Ilair GOODS
Making in all as suitable a collection for the
public as any ever offered'before.
Next west Gazette" Office.
ilamilt(n, December 18, 1876,

100 BIs. Mixed POTATOES
Apply to

'amilton, July 3rd, 1877,.*

W. 0. F. BASCO M

Has Received a supply of the fota
Put up by the well known Dentists Messrs. GA.
HIllEL, Ludgate Hill, Londond.
SED A DENT, or Cure for Toothache
and Improving the Teeth _
ROYAL DENTIFRICE, gives the Teeth'U whiteness
Stopping decayed Teeth
remain white and firm as the Tooth itself
Mouth Wash.
Hamilton, March 26th, 1877.

DANIEL G. LANE Proprietor.
Branch Establishment,-St. @eorge.

HE Proprietor of the above Es.
tablishment having just returned, by the
" Canima" from New York, and brought with
him a number of NEW CARRIAGES a*d
Stylish YOUNG HORSES t add to add atohi ad
well selected Stock. begs to tlhak b9he Ptl.u t
Bermuda generally for their past Patronage and
hopes for a continuance cf the same.
Strangers visiting the Islands are particurly
requested toll and call and give the above Etblih-
meat a trial before going elsewhere.
Hamilton, Sept. 1Uth, 1876.

So m e rs e t L v e er

E. Crawley (Mail Contractom,)
Horses and Carriages, (with Experienced Dri-
vers,) obtainable at all hours on aecommnoda-
ting' Terms.
October 24th, 1876.

To be Let,
To an approved Tenant, with ima*
mediate Possession.
.. 7' Te Dwellth Intw9
In this Town lately occupied by the' evd.
George H. S. Bell. e
Apply at the "Royal Gazette"
Hamilton, July 23rd, 1877.
That desirable Property in Paget's

Immediate possession given.
For Terms apply to
May 1, 1877.

For Rent,
In the Town of Hlamilton a Comfortable
1. Dwelling House,
Situated on the Cornerof Parliament aud Dun-
donald Streets, lately occupied by the Coatrvl
For Particulars please apply to
June 25, 1877.

For Sale.
A Fine

Quiet and kind in every repeat. Calfjust ol.
Sold for no fault whatever.
Further particulars apply at the Stre of W.
BjUCK, ESQa., to
Hamilton, June I1, 1877.




VATIONS taken under the direction of the Principal
Medical Officer, Prospect, Bermuda. Above tlie sea
151 feet.




26 999

P a.m.



Temperature previous
24 hours.

0 0
85-6 76-0
86-5 74-4
83-5 70-0
84-1 72-0
84-3 73'6

0 0
157.6 67-5
157*8 63-2
147*2 655,4
154-0 59-8
155-4 59*4

Weather errmiittin E there will be a meeting of the
above clfib to-day at 4-30 P.M.
The Band of the 46th will play during the afternoon
the following selection.

O tr i -- -- -- Of h allf -R qiaii

- verlure................... eJ* o...... ................. LSI i i.
Clarionpet Solo..a.......A47na Bolena ............. Donizetti.
Inch. Valse.................. Soldaten Lieder................Gung'l.
Reminiscences of Auber"............................Godfrey
--- Quadrille ............ Chikamauca............Burkhardt.
Selection................ Puri'ani.....................Bellini.
0-74 ***
0.00 TION."

i amounting to a sixth, out of the country, pursued
by a handful of Jewish soldiers, acting under the
orders of a new and unknown leader."
But the question which will occur to our minds is,'
how does Mr. Roberts dispose of the British at this'
'terrible'crisis. We have already seen that he iden.
tifies them with the merchants of Tarshish and
the. young lions thereof." To shew that they also
shall fall, he quotes, the following grand passage
from the Prophet Isaiah: The day of the Lord of
Hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and
lofty and upon every one that is lifted- up, and he
'shal' be brought low ....; and upon all THE
SHIPS OF TARSHISH, and upon all pleasant
pictures. And the loftiness of man shall be bowed
down, and the haughtiness of men shall be made low,
and the Lord alone shall be exalted in that day."
A 44- __*-1 ^ 3-- l4 _* _.U- ---4 -. -anl


Toii -'An in.. a u t, s held : n Sund cish colony, shall ensue, then Russia and the many I Honerable mention was awarded to Heyl. i1
Mon t. Co a 'r, ne wl th hershalcome.ike a storm" upon Sy-. We trust that the future of Pembroke Grammar n
to the Ji-WTliam ",enr Stoie, an infant, w a, hoping to replenish their exhausted exchequer School may be as flourishing as the past and so f.
died on Saturday night last,- After a laborious and by the almost fabulous richesof theJewish race. At 'long as its present Principal wields the ferrule we b
protrected'investigation.2'the f As, the Jury returned the same time bent upon severing nagland's com. can almo tdje phey it will. ...
the fo, wng' : municatiot with India, which we know is an eye. ti
VERDICT :-That the child, 'William Henry Stone, pore and an offence to military Europe. This inva- 'THE CANNONADtIN BETWEEN H. M
aged about 14 months, came to his death in the Pariah ion, Mr. Roberts predicts, or rather declares that it SniPs "HS'AND" An AxTHvYST" A I PIWTW
of St. George at a.tuit 1145 on thie night of the twenty. has al.ady been predicted, shall prove successful. Fraa E.HvUAS CAs.c ."
first day.of.July,'eiglhteep hundred And seventy-seven, Jerusalem shall fall, Britain shall retreat to Edom .
at the es nce bf apper Farrell, at the hands of Su- and Moab, and intrench themselves there against We giveto-day some particulars relative to the .
sanr, whoincautiously gave him keroene the' counties hosts which shall come against them. effect of of te 72 shots thrown by H. M.
oil to drink-in mistake-when requested,byra. Far- Then shall come o n eendacordi to the be Ships at the Huasiar." The 80 shots fired- by the
I. i cild drink the ider thb" ] hen shall come on the end aceordng to the bei P b H
reL!-ta-gvetlo eduld, a drink,- andthejurT considert0%o -,.o':,s .-"d^ scar seem to have had no further effect thoa u
said S aisnnriali Tucker ensutable fr her carelessness. lief of Mr. Roberts and the Christhdelphiani, then seem to had no her ffect t 1
-Coloist July 25,- . "'" shall take place'the:war of the great day of the Al. destroying some of the rigging of the .Shah. The
mighty. But we will let him speak for himself. shallowna' of the water prevented. the British
In the House of ons on ursday Mr. Russia and her eg,,ederates are on the point of shipsgetting as close as they desired to the Peru- "
In the, House of Commons on Thurday Mr. achievinthe dominion the world hes e vian Pirate. It is stated-that the Captain of the
Bour ke e rtaryt rAhie' Foreign Depart'. aearo-n ,the dominieathe world, wh a 'n .tusacar 6ok from 6ne of the British Mail Steamers
ment, al ptii hod bee .received dr a and England. Christ arrives on the scene, invisibly which he overhauled two of. her assenDers, but this D
Britisb. Protectorate from Samoa, and, as at pre- tothe enemies forces. The crash of heaven's artil, circumstance is not alluded to in any o the official., v
sent adtiseO the Government is indislosed to as' lery startles um. ... ,tht... k .... -Panc fear throws them into confusion.; -the rage Of -o.
T-h Loid Draily Net'annouince that te Sc- the elements decimatep the struggling thousands. RACISNGo ENLAND.-LoNDON, July 12.--The
nate of the University of London has decided to. Fire from heaven, the hot thunderbolt, bituminous "race for the Liverpool Cup at the Liverpool July n<
adm-e.woieia'led4egrecq h otber faculties as well burning rain, make shbrt work of the multitudinous meeting to.-da was won by Lord Rosebery's The je
as in tWat of medicine. ; i :, and etrbattled foe, and drive a miserable reMiant Snail. r'



28 30-076 NW 1 85-3 72-8 159-2 62-0 0-00 The above is the title of a pamphlet of 54 pages 1 Aiter these awiu ianiad strn g ieventswe arue m
29 29-900 NW 1 &1-5 74"6 113-0 66-2 0"12 by Mr. Robert Roberts of Birmingham a lecturer emnly informed' thae Christ will re-establish the
in connection with the Christadelphians, which Jews, and when He has re-established the Israeli- ca
Total 0*97 has recently been handed to us. The great ob- tish supremacy, He shall call upon all the Govern.- .
.L -- .. ject which its author has in view, is to prove that 'ments of the wrld t surrender to Him. S
+ ,- ,-, ,now has arrived "the time of the end" predicted We refrain from following our author further, sp
X '.Y .; r4 IS b the prophet Daniel. It would be out of place merely giving this brief summary. The Kings of sr
-" ',$. and to many might prove tedious to follow Mr. the earth are illed with constermtion they wage p
V- *i Roberts as he expounds the prophets, and especi- war against Chrift, victory forsakes their arms, si
Si 1 1 77ally St. John in the Revelation, and so we forbear. Christ then raises the fallen tabernacle of David, pa
lt? t, l, o 1I f alyNeither is it necessary to give a categorical account h iereigns as absolute monarch of all mankind, the hi
of the tenets of the Christadelphians-it may be ne-. saints reign with him, and Palestine is turned into m
Her Majesty's Court of Quarter Ses- cessary to touch upon some articles of their belief, Paradise. Such is th1 grand anridciposmg series of pi
sioen o but only so far as they tend to render more intelli- events which Mr. Roberts evolves from the prophe. hi
MILTON. July 26 1877 ble their views touching the struggle now going to writings, but as the substructure upon which this f
Prese,-he Woripf tEDINPENSTON, (Chair- on in the East,and the consequences likely, (in their glowing vision, rets is entirelyfalse,thesuperstru. se
m.n); Mois5 A. M. F NL, aa a eyes, certain,) to follow from it. ture must fall to the ground. The promises to Abra-
CLARENCE PENISTON and ALEX J. FRT'H, Esqrs They maintain that the promise by the Almighty ham and his seed were purely spiritual, and had re
S. BROW OW GRAY Esr Her Mast's Attorny to Abraham was a locaZ promise. Mr. Roberts ference not to an earthly but toan heavenly restor-
General, preferred five Bill of' Indictment tothe very ingeniously tries to 'force this belief on his atioi, and whilst admrg and gladly recognizingg
Grand JYry-cif which W. H. PENIsTON, Esqr., was readers by a free use of capital letters. He thus the knowledge of thecriptures which Mr. Roberts "
chseon Forenian-Viz.: q sets down, as he supposes in support of his views, displays, it cannot but be a matter of regret, that he "
The Queen rs. rnry Hilgrove Burgess For Lar- these familiar words of St. Paul, "By faith Abra- employs it for the propagation of doctrines which
cen. True Bill Pedd Guilt Sentenced tobe ham when he was called to go out into PLACE are" grounded, pon warrantry of Scripture, but
furtherimprisoned in the Hamilton Gaol" for one which he should afterward receive as an INHER- rather aie repugnant to the word of GOD."
day. j ITANCE obeyed and went out not knowing whie. '
The Queen vs. Win. Henry T. Trott. Two Indict- their he went." Mr. Roberts goeson to impress upon ] co
ients-Laceny. True Bills. Pleaded not Guilty.i hif hearers that the promise will be fulfilled literally us, oua3t ,, : de
Tricd and, found Guilty. Sentenced to be further and locally. From a sense of justice we give his Ot : ol

S the Law directs. ank as thee subject of the promise of inhie isaeI .
The Queen vs. Benjamin Jas. Richardson. For As- tnce. There wl beno questionthat this is the
sault On Jas. NAthl. Calder. True Bill. Pleaded Holy Land,:now in Turkish gra^sp, for it was in this6
*'nt Guilty. Tried and found Guilty. 'Sentenced to Holy Land that Abraham, when he lived, sojourned. *^ c4:.8 V
be further impriqonedy in the Gaol of Hamilton for as a stranger, and Isaac and Jacob after him." Tbis W .
lsik calendar months, and during that time to lie kept I isMr. Roberts' definition of the promised inheritance, 4.- hb
at hard labor, except on 'the days excepted by Law but hear St. Paul's. Mr. Roberts wishes us to be- b I : M c i
..and except on every Wednesday and Friday, when you lieve that the inheritance mentioned in Holy Scrip.- i' oA .tz
are to by kept in solitary confinement and fed on ture is the Holy Land which he maintains will at W .. -' w
bradd and water only, instead of 'the usual Gaol al- this time be restored to them, and that they will ....hi.. : ..
Slowanc of diet. i dominate'over all other nations, under the sover. ,sseloure :
The Queen vs. David Benjamin Burcher. For Assault eignty of Christ. St. Paul thus writes summing :
on Sarah Pearman Rayner. TrueBill. Pleaded Not up the whole matter in the same chapter: Thes : : ,
Guilty. Tried and found Not Guiltyall died in faith, not having received the promises ,*snnu : :
....... 5 -"M I but having seen them afar off, and being persuaded' :
CUSTO.Mi HOUSE.-HAMILTON. of them, and embraced them, and confessed that
S -. I i NTERED. they were strangers and foreigners on the earth, .... 00 ..
Ju.l G-%-arkn ine James W. Fisher, Richards, Lon- For they that say such things declare plainly that oun "
don ; goods merchants and stores for government they seek a country, and truly if they had been "
-Ari e t.R A F t.- T b..e r. mindful of that country from whence they came out "__
sorigt. T. .ed A. 'Pitt,'.Outerbridge, NewYrk; a- they might have had opportunity to have re-
o cag t. H Pittturned. But now they desire a better country, that . .. ..
CLEARED, is, an HEAVENLY." (We thank Mr. Roberts for o .*os : : : al
July.23 arqfue Sir G. F. Seymour, Watlington, Lon- instruction how to employ capitals.) 'mo : : d
don ; 633' hides. 647 sheep skins, 87 calf skins. 9 casks T whoe argument whic rests upon the as- Mi .. :
p," ...9 s .,The whole -argument which rests upon the as- o .so
s horns,85 cas tlow, 2 boxesoldlead 106T sumption of a lodal et^-^^- of th eus i noo q k Vto .t4
arrowroot, 88 boxes candless' Chrst Kingdomt 0uponarth, u t | | ,
+24_.-Sbr, Annie Florenve, ritl. Turks' Islands; 10 fall to the ground. Yet as the pamphlet is able, and P I .. -4 oi
I s. potatoes. 15 boxes onions, 5 chests tea, 2 cases ry igenous we shall proceed to some idea of its c
seetinsi machines. Ibl. arrowroot, drift and contents. se:
25--Brigt. Ethel, Cambell, Newfoundland. In" the war of the great day of the Almighty," r. .. r<
S'The T. H. A. Pitt, leaves for New York to- (the phrase belongs to Mr .Roberts) four parties are A M I p
mw.sw, Wednesday.--(See Advertisement.) .to be engaged: 1st, Russia; 2nd, the Jews; 3, a -- '0 .. e S 'e
power friendly to the Jews, i.e., England; 4, the, tl
PAs.ENG.RS ARIVED Almighty, "in thelpersonof His glorified son, re-, .i
IAthe+ T 1. 4."FW*-from New York W tev u r. t,,ned., to earth a second time, -t6brek -in. pieces the -
RCan, W.M,, Mrs. Cornish. Messrs. R. Dunscomb, D. gov,,.ernme-.its.-ofrthen,.and.establish 'himself on the .4 0
E. SeMn, Osmond Outerbridge, and Frank Outerbridge, trn of Dai.s... '. ti
and p.Dthrone of David as universal ing. .
andSa pt. Doe., O ro j , .
Tn'he Jaes W. Fisr, fro London-A. W. W eb- From very striking passages in the prophets Mr. .' :' e'
ster Esq., Colohial Secretary for Beruda, Mrs. Web- Roberts goes on to find a 'reference to Russia and' a st
ster, and 3 children. its mission which, according to his opinion is this ;'; a:
'^ PASSENGERS SAILED. to overthrow Turkey, assisted, as he declares the P
Tn the Beta for Halifar, on 23rd inst.--Miss Perot, prophecies foretel, by other confederate powers. ..'a
Mrs. Trench, two childrenn and nurse, H. E. Adams, At first the Jews, we are told, will be a very in- "'
Esqr., 87th R.I.F., C. H. Robinson. Esqr., Miss Rob.- significant feature in the situation, they will be in t<
inson,.Miss Barron, Rev. G. Bell, B.M.E., and family, fact but a feeble and newly formed colony in the -
M Wars., W'. T. James. T.,G. Davis, G. H. Be lJ... previously long desolate land of Israel. To the to, -' I
Barton, an 'a4se George Crawford. 2nd Cabin- question, How can Israel re-establish herself in her f
Mrs. Charl Poy..II. .Deck-F. Barnes. desolate mountains, unaccustomed to warfare, and. .000 d:
In tl.fie Torence. for Turks' Islands-Mrs. without arms ? Mr. Roberts -gives us this answer .
Lindley, liss Lindley, Mis Darrell, Dr. T. D. Light- which he professes to deduce from the prophetic' 0 5 ,' 4 0
bourn. esrs..R. Lindley, .R. G. Lindley, W. Lind- writings; (we cannot follow his reasoning for lack.
fey, 'F.iNarioft, J. Lawrence, Albert Darr1ell, A. W. of space) "Sheba and Pedar (districts in Southern b
Frith, C. A. Jones, T. J. Lightbourn, J. F. Williams, Africa, anciently so called, indiretly subject to'the. A-
T. A. Lusher, Peter Smith, Motlie Bascome. British Crown,) and the merchants'of Tarshish and- ..
In ho Sir G. F. Seymour, for London-Mrs. and the young lions thereof, is without doubt, the pro- :
Mi s Cumber, Mrs. Duerden, Sergt. Kempe and phetic description of the widespreading power of Bri- T e n r ea: si
l., e p tain in the latter days, whence it follows (from other b
The Excelsior was to have left New York for Ber. prophecies which Mr. Roberts cites) that Britain r i
mude on the 20th instant, and the Ell:a Bass on 26th. is the latter-day protector of the, Jews against the
The Steamer Canima is to leave New York for Russo-European attempt that will be made (for po- n w i bw
Bermuda on Thuisday ne;t. Her machinery and litical reasons) to take possession of the flourishing ,'o 1
everything belonging to her, has been purt in first colony to be. established in the land of Israel." a
rate order. The cause of England's antagonism to Russia, PEMBROKE RAMMAR SCHOOL.
U. M. S. fcointe r, Captain Bradshaw, left on Wed and friendship for the Jews is apparent to every The Spring'Sesson of the above School was
.ne f hlibOyr aslifax. a Englishman. So long as the Sultan rules at Con- brought to a close on Friday 27th'inst.
tL. S. Urgent, Commander. Boyle, to relieve the stantinople, England is secure of her communica- This Institution has been in existence for nearly
Ahounkir, Receiving Ship, Jamaica, had arrived at -Pert tions with India, which has been jstl called the a year and has proved a perfect success. Under its
Royal. The Atoukir is to be broken up. most precious gem in the Crown of Our Empress 'genial and able principal it has grown into one of
Queen, but if the Empire of Turkey fall,' the barrier'the traditions of the Parish and it e eems as if there
In consequence of the withdrawal of the Canima for a hich protects those communications willhbe broken .never wgs a time when a miniature Rigby did not "
time from the route between Ne York iand Bermuda, down, and nothing but the: armed and vigorous in- exist among til J .: t,,
much inconvenience is being felL; our communications tervention of Gteat Britain can prevent the mighty Everything about the School is eminently Eng.
with England hes- been checked, and the market is al- Russian Colossus, from pressing southward both in lish and as such recommends itself to Englishmen.
most wholly witljout such articles of provisions as we Europe and Asia with irrepressible gravitation. 'Qp the. 27th an assembling. of,. parents and
usually import from the United States. The "traditional policy of the foreign ofuley" has others interested in the School took place to wit-
W. We bsler, Esq.. the newly appointed Colonial iidependance and integrity of the Ottoman Empire, students. .
Secretary, Mrr. Webster ?nd three children arrived in [on this very account. Should"Turkey fall, England For 'ieeks.past the whole School had been sub- "
the J.dY. Fisher, from London, on Tuesday last. must in the interests of self preservation strain jected td a most searching written examination on "
f every nerve to. secure ascenidency in the Asiatic the various blanches taught. A printed form con- "
OR EyousnH MAMrs.-Great disappointment part of the Turkish Empire. The purchase of the taining the rieult has been put intQo the hands of all "
is being at this time felt' in Bermuda cone2 Suez-Canal, is one step in this direction, and, accord- interested and a glance at it sheiw the average
quent on the non-arrival of our English Mails, ing to Mr. Roberts,-prophecy tells us that sihe will standing to be of no mean degree. -
which vere pladd on board .a three masted schoon- take another, viz., she will extend her patroniage 'First on this- 'Roll of Fame" stood "'
er naltied the C. E. Burgen, appointed to leave New and protection to',the approaching Jewish-coloniza- Gosling,'ngham W. and Butterfield, H.' ';1
Yorkf-or hbse lands, on the 12th instant, but tion of Palestine. Grantham, Stith J. L., Lough, Smith', N. J.s "
faordetained by amutiny of the crew arid an change Then, according to Mr. Roberts will approach the and&DarteBlt. ,, "
of Gaptains. 'The 'C."E. B4 was supposed to be at culminating contest. The Empire of Turkey shall One 6f tlie most desirable, if not the most desir- "
anchor at Staten Islanw1 on thp 17th, the day on be broken up, a short interval of jealously conse- able, prize was awarded to' H. T. Butterfield for "
which the f. H. A. Pitt came to sea. i quent upon the maintenance of the road to India, Good Conduct, Punctuality, Best kept'Copy book
and wealth and prosperity of the insignificant Jew- and average nmerit in Examination. a


Again on the evening of July 26th was the Ber-
udian public favoured with a rich treat. On that
casion the Rev. Dr. Foggo delivered his second
ecture-subject, Tragedy in Shakspeare." So
rely are our senses greeted with anything ap-
oaching the production of the Revd. Gentleman
it we find if difficult, if not impossible, to'make
iy comment thereon.
Dr. Foggo prefaced his lecture by the remark
at as Tragedy was not Comedy, all jesting would
out of place, and consequently this lecture might
i tio didactic to please his audience, who might
nd it "dry." This "dryness" he begged them to
tribute considerably to the subject, as little as
possible to the lecturer himself, and the balance to
e weather, which had been dry" for some time.
We venture to say that no one had need to'sik a
ruse for what did not exist.
The Lecturer took as the typical tragic plays of
hakspeare, Lear, Macbeth, Hamlet and Othello,
peaking of them first collectively and then. analy-
ng them individually. He showed how Shaks-
eare was so true to Nature even in the most difficult
stations. 'We feel this when we come upon such
passages as Macbeth's reflections on the death of
is Queen. Surrounded by danger, harassed by
rental emotions, and engaged in all the active
reparations for a siege, yet when the news reaches
is-" The Queen, my Lord, is dead," his mind
or a few instants leaves its present troubles and
eems, to soliloquize with its inner self-
To-morrow and to-morrow, and to-morrow,
Creeps in this petty pace from day to day,
To the last syllable of recorded time ;
And all .our yesterdays,have lighted fools
The way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle !
Life's but a walking shadow; a poor player,
That struts and frets his hour upon the stage,
And then is heard no more: it is a tale
Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury,
Signifying nothing."
Again in the lament of Lear over the dead Cor-
elia, how appropriate are the simple words of the
ld King-
Why should a dog, a horse, a rat have life
And thou no breath at all! 0 thou wilt come no
Never, Never, Never, Never, Never." [more,
How natural it seems that Othello, struggling
ith his disgrace-his mind almost dethroned by
he tremendous blow given to his faith-should leap
backward over the chasm of affliction and alight on
ie bright and sunny side of his youthful days
hen no cloud oppressed his spirit. He allows
himself to wander in fancy over early scenes- o
0 now, forever,
Farewell the tranquil mind! farewell content,
Farewell the plumed troop and the big wars
That make ambition virtue 0, farewell!
Farewell the neighing steed, and the shrill trump,
The spirit-stirring drum, the ear-piercing fife,*
The royal banner; and all quality,
Pride, pomp and circumstance of glorious war !
And 0, you mortal engines, whose rude throats
The immortal Jove's dread clamours counterfeit,
Farewell! Othello's occupation's gone!"
This is a species of casuistry with which we are
[1 familiar. It is 'like the sleep with pleasant
reams which comes like balm to the exhausted
)ul though the hours before had been drenched in
misery.,' ... ,:. ,
Dr. Foggo went on to remark on the Actuality
f passion in Shakspetire. So grand was his con.
option that all the similes afforded by Nature
seemed, small--thunder and lightning, whirlwinds
caring breakers, all seemed insignificant in corm.
arison;with the multitudinous turbulent feeling
ver existent in the breasts of his heroes. Yel
hee was no extravagance. As we come on those
magnificent passages, set in their designed surround.
igs, we unhesitatingly accept them as real and noi
verdrawn. Only when we meet them detached d(
heir enormous proportions strike us with bewild.
rment." Even, said the lecturer, as the Phidiar
statue of Athena would have .appeared monrtrout
nd exaggerated on a street corner but was sim.
ly sublime with mountains for its background
nd the Heavens for its.eanopy.
Of the four tragedies, Lear is generally conceded
o be the finest, though we imagine it must be diffi.
ult to'form 'a judgment..
The remainder of the lecture was devoted to th<
analysis of the four Tragedies, which Dr. Fogg(
id in a masterly manner. We cannot afford spac(
o enter into minute details of his admirable analy.
is. Of course ;6ordeia came in for a large share
f appreciation, and her mournful end, necessitated
y the "fitness of things," received a due amount
f commiseration.
The character of Lady' Macbeth received particu.
ar attention from the Lecturer. He remarked thai
he was not as usually thought a masculine woman
ut simply woman, and a wife at that. She is gene.
ally represented as a dark dangerous looking fe
uale whereas the probability is that she was "faii
ith blue eyes and flaxen hair, being a Celt. Th<
ictuirer evidently believed more in sex than temper,
ment repeating the well known lines on woman,
"If she will she will you may depend on't
If she wont she wont and there's an end on't.'
That Lady Macbeth was more than simply woman
re think clear from such passages as the following
,here, after receipt of Macbeth's letter in which
here was nothing toinspire such thoughts, she says
Glamis thou art, and Cawdor; and shall be
What thou art promised:-Yet do I fear thy na
It is too full o' the milk of human kindness,
To catch the nearest way:

made to hold to his faith. Listen to his language
in reference to Disdemona: "
"Excellent wretch-! Perdition catch my soul -;
But I do love thee and whdn I love thee not
"Chaos is come again.
Proof after proof is unavailing to quench this
love or even to make.him believe in her deceit. He
identifies his wife's honor with his own and cannot
realize the suggestions of the tempter and when at
last the seeming truth is borne An upon his iineet
soul who does not pity the unnerved hero as he
"Had. it pleas'd Heaven *,
"To try me with affliction; had he rain'd
"All kinds of sores, and shames, on my bare head;
"Steep'd me in poverty to the very lips;
"Given to captivity me and my utmost hopes;
"I should have found in some part of my soul
"A drop of patience: but (alas!) to make me
A fixed figure, for the time of scorn ,. vmeo
"To point his slow unmoving finger at,-
"0 0 !"
Although the character of lago does not win ou
admiration, yet Shakspeare's delineation of
beyond criticism. Follow him through the wihol
play and watch how artfully he spurs Othello on
and then seems to try to check the fire he is so per-
sistently kindling, well knowing that thusg-be oh '
aggravates matters. How perfectly the poe'tnm a
him act doubly to both master and mistress.-;-ow
artfully he blinds Desdemona so that she even begs.
of him, her worst enemy, to reconcile her to her
lord 'or show her how to appease his unmerited
In Hamlet, said Dr. Foggo, we have an illustra-
tion of indicision. Hamlet was more of a thinker
than a doer. He was not a coward, yet he shrank
from doing what viewed, in the light of those days,
would have been the right.. He is ever speculating,
moralizing or philosophizing-which you, will.
When he hesitates to kill his uncle at the moment he
is praying lest he should go to heaven, we have an
instance of his lack of decision which lays hold of
the most trivial and absurd excuses for thewon-per.
formance of what he considered a duty. .,
Every one is acquainted with Haminlet's sliloquy
on the "Hereafter." The King's soliloquy-Aet
II., Scene III.-on the efficacy of prayer, is one, q
those sublime outbursts of Shakspeare wherein he
shews his deep respect for holy things.
But our notice of this lecture must come to an
Send. We have 'endeavored to reproduce in soMne
measure the train of thought followed by Dr. Fog-
go last Thursday evening, however imperfectly and
falteringly., Those who had the pleasure of listen.
ing certainly owe much to the lecturer for the maia
of instructive entertainment afforded them, andit
is to be hoped that this sketch, may at least fillthose
not so favored with regret for their loss.

Auction of Valuable Property by Public
Auction, in Reid Street, in this Town, To-day,
Tuesday, at Noon.-[For ,Advertisement see 3rd
page.] .

To prevent disturbance the Orange Society of Mon-
treal, at the solicitation of the National and other
Societies, abandoned their proposed procession ot
the 12th. On that day, howeve'r,they had Divine
Service in Knox Chnrcb, after which, when
returning to their respective homes, a Motreal pa
Super of the 13th tells us:- '
* About 1-20 p.m. a shout went 4p in fhenlitbe
bourhood of the cab stand on Leraig street, and
, there was 'a general rush in that' direction. -
young man in :gray clothes was seen running, putr.
'sued .by a large crowl of Mn and boys He'got
o"h the steps of Robert Dunn & Co's.. store, `btuk
", fiund the heavy doors partially closed. The leaders
of'the inmob tried to pull him off tbe step., nearly
tearing his coat off. A young man, said to bea4.K
clerk in MeMaster's store, rushed forward to pro.
Stec him. ,One of the mob was about to strike theb
' young man, when he fired several shots in rapid.
succession. Almost at the same moment ahots
were flred at him by persons in:the crowd, one of,
which struck him on the forehead, and lie f
o When he was down other shotwe'e fired at himb
for what seemed quite a long time. *No one went:
to his assistance, and he lay bleeding on the side..
e walk until a policeman arrived. The rounded
* man was placed in an express wag6n, and guarded
e by some policeman, was borne, away. A Protes.
tant clergyman who came up to offer prayer for the,,
dying man as he lay on the sidewalk was rudely
pushed back, No attempt was made to disperse
Sthe mob. As the body was being driven off from
the scene where he fell, some of the roughs took
off their bats and waved them with a triumphant
b air. A young man named J. R. Morrison. an em.
Sployee of A. H. Sims& Co.; was badly bruniaB and
Beaten by the mob. Charles Boon, tailor, of St.
- Lawrence and Main streets, Edward Giroux and
r Mr. Hflenshaw werealso badly wounded. A woman
Swas wounded in the affray, but her name cannot be'
- ascertained. She was taken away immediately.
The young man who lost his life was Thoma.Litt
Hackett, a travelling clerk for McKilap's Comamer-
, cial Agency, an Orangeman, and a member of the
Church of England. He wore no regalia, but
1 carried a revolver and fired a shot from the steps of
g Dunn's store after he was attacked.
A young man named Boon wounded in thi riot,
: died same night. The Presidents of St. George's,
St. Andrew's and Irish Protestant benevolent So-.
. cities, waited upon the Mayor asking that the aid
of the military be declined, saying that the police
was competent for the duty. The military was call-

ed out by the Deputy. Adjutant General jn his own.
account. The Artillery in Quebec were readyy fir
removal and a regiment of the line was ordered
from Halifax. 4 ..
An inquest was held on the bo4y of Hiackett but,
.there was no evidence elicited to hlo-ilpate any ono'
'further than the identification of the. avoe as
belongigig to the decease.
On the'15th the St. Georges Society walked in.
, procession at the funeral of Hackett, whose. body
laid In state at Orange Hall for three days, a4,
was visited by thirty thousand people. The whole
military force was turned out and such disposition
r, made'of the troops that the funeral procsewtip ~ss.
kept in sight between two regiments the whole time.
The ceremonies in honor.of Hacket passed off with -
t but few slight troubles. The military force and the
d police were most active. .:

y HALIFAx, N. S., July 13.-A BoNus RIoT.-At
o Cbailottetowri, P: E. I., .ast evening, after the
. OQrangemen had disbanded, several of them stand-
- ing in front of the lodge room were pelted by
. rodghs, two of the Orangemen being 'severely'hurt.
h A pistol shot fired from the lodge room wounded
e one of the assailants, and volley after volley of:
' stones from the street were answered by about
s twenty shots from the lodge room. Two of the
e stonethrowers were wounded by bullets, and one of
' the Orangemen was seve ely hurt on the head i' a
stone." For an hour the city was in the bla of.
the mob, the police being helpless. The tipetmM/I.
ary magistrates prevailed on the Orageamem (to
powerr the flag, when quiet was restored. -i.e
Orangemen at a meeting to day condemned the po.
t lice and magistrates. One hundred special pboe .
men have been sworn in.' Twenty-eight warrants
Save been issued for the arrest ofjtle 'ingleaderu,
-and several of their have already een
ended. ... .

The steamer Octavia was released by. t4l $panitbh
Authorities and delivered to' the British ConsulJ
SPorto Rico bn the 30th June.; o,.

and again
S' Come, come, you spirits
That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here;
And fill me from the crown to the toe, topfull
Of direst cruelty!. make ,thick my. blood,
Stop up the access and passage to remorse.;
That no compunctious visiting of nature.
'Shake my fell purpose, nor keep peace between
The effect, and it!- Come to my woman's breasts
And take, my..ilk for gall; you murdering min
Wherever in your sightless substances
You wait on nature's mischief! Come thick night
And pall thee in the dunnest smoke of ~ell!
That my keen knife see not the wound it makes.
No doubt ,itwas ambition for her husband tha
purrea hler on, but still it was an ambition plante(
i.the heart of a devil-dam. As the lecturer re
marked Macb'hhIwags somewhat an object 'of pit]
or he. ws .naturally: good and allowed himself t<
e led away. The witches' prophecy was a temp
nation and the unhappy wight had the demon con
finally keptp in him by his spouse's incitements
Fitness how wilily she.'ests the crime whicl
re can imagine Macbett, ering ht. When hi
ays "My dearest love, Duncan comes hereto-night,'
the replies "'And when goes hence" he-answer
To-morrow," and as if aware that this was not thi
answer required by his wife, adds as he'purposes,'
ter purpose is-gained and she at once -throws -the
nus on'Macbeth'by pretending to read his-thoughts
0 never shall the sun that morrow see
Your fape my thane is as a book, where men--
May read strange matters!-
Be this as it may, we cannot help allowing thai
)r. Foggo's idea of the length to which wifely de.
ofion will lead a woman is certainly founded oni
oble" coniep.tion of the noblest quality of 'the gen.
er sex. '
Of the play Othello it was remarked that it was
ot intended as a warning against the ill effects 'ol
lalousy. Othellowas not a jheaous man.. IUt was
ither:tended to "show 'he "struggles a. true,a i


SFromn the United States.
By the kind attention of Daniel E. Seon, Esqr.,
passenger by the brtit. T. H. A. Pitt, we are in
possession of a file of the New York Journal of
Commerce to the 17th inst. These papers do not
furnish us with as late news (by one day) from
SEurope as was contained in our last issue, ob-
tained by telegram via St. Thomas.,
.Gold 4in New York on the 17tb, 1001'.
Shares-Del. and Hudson Canal Co., 35M4.
The American New Polar expedition under Cap-
tain Tyson, bha purchased a vessel and hoped to
have her fitted in time' to leave New London by
the end of the current month, for the North Pole.
The U. S., Government has refused to aid the ex-
pedition in any way. Caft. Tyson has had some sad
experience in Polar adventures, having been one of
the number who drifted over a thousand miles on a
Bt-floeiwhen separated from the luckless Polaris.
The crossing of the Atlantic from America to
England of the potato bug is causing, great anx-
lety. The Privy Council (which has charge of all
the plague and epidemics in England) publishes
for general information the best methods discovered
for killing off the pest. The cheapest and most effi-
cient remedy yet found in the United Slates"-says
Morw York Journal of Commerce-" is the actual
pleMting off and destruction of the-bugs by the hand,
tad in Europe, where the price of labour is low,
this will also be the surest and best reliance."
The Montreal Witness soberly discusses Canadian
annexation to the United States, and decides that
her existing relations and form of Government is
most desirable.
The citizens of St. John, N.B., purpose organizing
4-loan and mortgage association to obtain in Eng-
lapd at a low rate of interest $2,000,000 to rebuild
the city.
'The Jadres 4f the Circuit Court of Baltimore
county, Md., who were presented in their own
court by the grand jury for malfeasance in office,
and cutting short theinvestigation of the grand In-
quest of, the State of Maryland for the body of Bal-
timore -county, on or about the thirteenth day of
June, 1877," expect to make it unpleasant for the
aforesaid grandm'queet, inasmuch as the court had
not .adjourned when the presentment was made.
One of the Judges, however, ordered indictments
againsthimself and his judicial brother to be pre-
STruman Ives, of Lansingburg, N.Y., reports that
two thousand'tomato plants set out by him were
eaten up by the potato bugs in one night.
A Boston 'man writes from the Black Hills -
*.There are now at least 12,000 idle men in this vi-
cinity, and more suffering, I think, than in any
place in America."
7* Mr. W. H. Lewis, a Welsh gentleman, of Hafod,
uiOar Swansea,'has invented a new engine of war-
fare, which will -be likely to attract considerable at-
tention. It consists of a cannon, so arranged as to,
Odishirge a shafp sword-blade crosswise in the di-.
rection of the eniemy, the knife or cutter being so
pioised in its career through the air as to cover the
vwholh space In a longitudinal direction described
by lte,bkadeitselfr. An eight-inch ball would carry
aWbif fdrteen feet in length 600 yards, literally
mowing down every human obstacle in its path.
The Schooner ,New, 3edford, twenty feet long,
which sailed "from 'New Bedford May 28 for Lon-
don, with Captain Crapo and wife the only persons
Mo board, was spoken on the 6th instant in latitude
46 north,-longitade 29 west. All were well. The
little vessel had encountered six gales.
LODuoN, July l-i-The. Times' .Vienna corres-
pndent denies that there will be a meeting be-,
ween the Emperors -of Germany and Austria this
year, aud confirms the statement that no convention
has been concluded between Servia and Roumania.
.A-Daily News Plymouth dispatch says: "The
newuli-vessel Conddor is to be fitted ,with. torpedo
apparatus and sent as 'soon as. practicable to the
Danube, where she will be, with her sister vessel
tlieFlamingo, undpr the order of the British Am-
baissadors at Conktantinople and Vienna for the
protection of British,interests. The Admiralty has
by telegraph ordered that the steam frigates Nar-
cissus and 'dIaz commissioned immediately."
: Impending u nr iin Abyssinia.-LoNDON, July 12.-
A special dispatchf rom Alexapdria to the Daily
News says ur English ian, who has just arrived
from Adowa, reportL that. a force, armed with
twenty-four cannon and 14,000 Remington rifles,
is leaving Adowa fgr the frontier to encounter the
revolted tributary King Menelek. A great battle
is imminent. The King of Abyssinia has express.
ed his willingness to resign in favor of Alamyo, a
son of tbe'lte King Theodore.
The London Post announces that Farliament
will probably by prorogued on August 10th.
TbtuaRquis o Orouio has been appointed Span-
ibsh Minister of Finance.
They are about te erect-an Ie-making Machine
at Kingston, Jamaica.

VOLCAIN AND F ID i ExeetAO.--According to
the news received by"the steamship" Oroya, volcanic
ashes have for dSWf'togetbtr fallen in showers
alongfie coast of Ecuador to the estimated.amount
of 813 kilogrammnes-per square kilometer of space.
The Comercio, of GOayaquil of June 29 says a vol-
eanic eaiption occurred in the interior from 9-30 to
11 A.M. on the 26th. The writer does n4t know
which volcano is in action, but supposes it to be,
Cotopiea, which sfor a century past has bad an erup.
tion every ten years The ashes which fell on the
coet were composed of exceedingly fine particles of
loadstp ,p vitrous feldspar, hornblende and an a-
mori us substance. The steamer Islay, on her
way from Panama to Cypayaqujl, ,rst noticed the
fall of ashes at Mata ,an d e6nt ued to receive
them till arriving at, Guayaquil, from which it is
Inferred thai' the winds from Ihe higher latitudes
have carried them, abon-otiher occasions, 200 leagues
from i.tle. volcano. On account of the absaee-ef.
.aog.. 9ihfle 2-are niotltely to'be injuri-.
ous to theerops or.eatl An oflicigl bullet ITrom
Quito, .June 26, says he eruption has spread deso..
lation over the beautiful and fertile valleys of Chilo
and Tumbaco; at thd same ummtent great quanti-
ties of abes which complete darkened the at.
mospk6 #e4e 6bsAered'in Quito.

DIED, on the night 'pf Friday, the 27th instant, at"
his..jd ee hill,osel, in Page Parish, aged 5Syears.
JOSEPH TROUNSELL GILBERT late Attorlrey -eneral
of British-Guiana.
Mr. Gilbert was a man of masculine intellect and
ihigtRQ' o eMt aipo0ltion of peculiar diffi. -
eulty in ,the colony w ei piohe had. made hi* profossinal
home ia very troublWms umfsI a4q by his long-tried
fdelity'o his prineiAi, his marked ability, dud un-
spDottnqbli?,Oljar tu.jegited and obtained the aen-.,

Valuable Property


On the Premises, at 12 o'clock,

This-day Tuesday,
31st instant,

Houso & Lot,
On Reid Street, owned by Samuel T. White,
Esqr., fronting 46 feet by 96 feet in depth.
This Property is unencumbered, title perfect,
and can be seen at any time on application to
Hamilton, 31st July, 1877.-3

On Thursday next,

2nd Proximo, at 11 o'clock, (Sharp)

*.I the Old Stland,
If Landed in Time.
Ditto Corn MEAL
&c., &e., &c.

To Close Consignment
White and Brown COTTONS


Carpeting Floor CLOTHS MATS
And a Miscellaneous Lot of Articles that
will appear at the Sale.
Hamilton, July 31st, 1877.


A LL Persons having any CLAIMS
against the Undersigned are requested to
forward the same to WVESTSIDE, before
Rec. Of#l.
30th July, 1877.

Wantedto Borrow
ON Bond and Mortgage of Real Estate in
Sandy's Parish,
Seen per cent interest will be paid.
Apply to
48, Front Street, Hamilton.
30th July, 1877.-1 p(d.


Lime !!

Burnt with Wood,

4000 Bushels of



Well burnt, at 1/4 per bushel,' at the Kilin.
Always on hand Lime well burnt with Coal at
I/ per bushel.
Apply to
East End Warwick.
A liberal discount will be made by taking
100 bushels.
July 31st, 1877.-3


ALL Persons having CLIMS against the
E lattee of late CHARLES: IIRO)WN,
Deceased, are requested to render the same by
he 10th of .August; and all 'ersons INI)II iT-
iD to said Estate are requested to inake Pay-,
moent on or before the above date.
St. George'a Bermuda,
July 30ih, 1877.-"

Family in Paget, a Respec,
table Woman as
Oquire at the Office of this Papr.D,
Inquire at the Office of this Papor.

juy.Itt87. i d

-~ a

F'or ale.

A Chestnut

fdence and esteem f wa le oompuuniny. f7 Jf
His pblic.virtues an anon ability gave promise o.;of. I
w liit-thkintllB ~o&a'iuAllAIed wSenhe + at M, l."*
wa- I o, in.jthiJuianlx kect, by Quiet to Ride or Drive.
n i @l-tote,e .rs e 'Sold for no other fault than rather light for the
c..ailfBtei ineB l lWl~irrgf, Mrto de at a copit- .... ., .,i, .
paratively early a in tebosom of a famy to wh h present Owner's work.
his private virtues tia ths)n rinessbly dear. Apply at the Office of this Paper.
But with. this aide of i ter it would be out of amilton, July 31st, .
plae'.t.a..e. r ii'(b mhlii-ma tht he de- .*, mlton, July o1t, l77. ...
iwervedtiia brief tributei.4 Mit and worth. .
e -on 2r. .,O h. _d t. The receipts ot indirect taxes in France the first:
Jo.l,. igi49t, an o i, sR. ',-kio w ,Rf M ix m9ths qf 1877 exceeded the. estimate by
.'ian .Deyohi;p abl on the 27th instant, 5, ,, ,
M .Gri94iB age4. 78 years ;leavEI 6 child- The deaths from smallpox. in twenty principal
r-ni Nide chl, Vm xMy otlih irbtives and Otwas in England nunWbered only twenty-nine
friends to mourn their loss,. last week, twenty-three of them in London.

L ectu-re.

T HE REV. DR. Foo .will give
Sa Lecture on the evening of
Thursday, .*ugst 2,
At 8 o'clock,,
In the Building of C.M. Robinson,
Entrance on Reid Street.
Subject,, .
Single Ticket 1/6.
To be had at the Stationary Store adjoining
"Royal Gazeatte" Office, or At door for the
seats not reserved.
Jul Single Tickets for Rsrve 2/.
July 31, 1877..

Tea Meeting.

A few Lady .Friends of -, Ruth Degree"
.A Lodge No, 61, of the G. O.of-O. K
intend having a .
In Odd Fellow's Hall,

On Wednesday,
The ist of August.......
Proceeds in aid of the Building Fund.
There will be Speeches made -by Promi-
nent Odd-Follows. .
Doors will be opened at 5 p.m.
Alexandrina Band will be inrattendance.
Admission. Adults 1/6. Children half Price,
Hamilton, July 24th, 1877.

Required at H. Dock

A Boy between, 14 & 18
Years of age,;' -
To work in Smilhs. Sho'p, where he- illl have
an opportunity of lear-ning tho Trade.
Wages 9/,.per week,

With Quarters 6o board'Receiviing Ship.
Apply to MASTER SHIPWRIGHTs Office Dock
30th July, 1877.

Notice to

-Pari -8 iolnerS.

jIlHE Parishioners of St. George are hereby'
notified that the Parikh TAX 'TION
BOOK has been ,evi-ed, and will be OPEN'
the Undersigned, until S4,TURDAY IW
Persons holding DI'E)DS for Property, 49t;
yet registered or transferred, will please produce
the same at a meeting of the [arish Vestry,
to be held at the Town Hall, un MONDA Y,,
13th August, at I [o'clock, a.rn,
By order of the Vestry,
Parish Vestry Cerk.
St. George's 26th July, 1877.-2

New imerican




-- Oer for Sale,
S 0 Barrels'
Early Rose Potatoes,
"In Prime order,
Just;Received per iIrgt "T.- H. A. Pitt."
Hamilton, July 30th, 1877.-4-

For Sale
By Private Contract,
And AND .
f4A Acres more or less]
Situated ii Slouthampton Parish near the Light
.loused "
For particulars applyIto
Southamiptou Pjris1,.LJuly 2% 1877.-3 ,

For Sale,.


*ufge guctton.

On FRIDAY next,
3rd Proximo,
To commence at 1 o'clock, p.m.,
At the residence of the
Honble. Henry Fowler,
Receiver General,
SWestside, Hamilton,
The whole of his Household
Furniture and Effects.

One Solid English Oak Suit of
SConsisting of :-
No. 1, 2 Easy Chairs
No. 2, 6 Chairs
No. 3, 1 Sofa
No. 4, 1 Cheffonier
No. 5, 1 Dining Table, with Extension
No. 6, 1 Mahogany Table, 16 ft.'x 44 ft.
N6. 7, 1. Clock, in handsome Marble ease
No. 8, 2 Bronze Figures .
No. 10, 1 Butter TRAY and Stand
No. 11, 1I Large Filter '
No. 12, 1 LAMP, Silver
No. 13, 1 Table "
No. 14 1 Mantle Shelf
No. 15, 1 Book Shelf, &c.

Drawing Room.
One Handsome Suit of Walnut
Drawing Room FURNITURE,
Consisting of:-
No. 16, 2 Easy Chairs
No.'17, 6 Chairs
No, 18, 1 Sofa
No., 19, 2 Cane Chairs
No. 20, 1 Handsome CHEFFONIER, wil
Plate Glass and Marble'
No. 21, i1 Very Handsome Loo Table
No. 22, 1 Whist Table
No. 23, 3 SmalL-Tables
No. 24, 1 China Vase, Silver Lamp
No. 25, 1 Chimney Glass.
No. 26, 1 Gilt Cldock
No. 27, 40 Yards India Matting
No. 28, 1 Set Vases '
No. 29, 1 Superior Sewing MACHINE, &c.
Bedroom, No. 1.
One Handsome Suit of
Inlaid Bedroom F URNITURE,


.Consisting of :--
No. 30, 1 WARDROBE, with removable Plate
Glass Door
No. 31, 3 Chairs
No. 32, 1 Bedstead
'No. 33, '1Chest of Drawers
No. 34, 1 Washstand, Marble top '
No. 35, Dressing TABLE with Large.Look-
ing Glass- ... -:
No. 36, 1 Towel Horse. ,
No. 37, 1 Clo6thes Basket.
No.: 38,1 Hlip Bath
No. 39, .1 Foot Bath and Can
No. 40, 1 RockingChair
No. 41, 1 Brass BEDSTEAD
'No. 42, 1 Palliasse
No. 43, 1 Mattress, &c "

. Bedroom, .No. 2
No. 44, 1 Double BEDSTEAD,
No. 45, 1 Iron Bedstead
N'. 46, 2 Single Ditto ;
No -47, Palliasse and Mattress
No. 48, 1 Child's Cot
N6. 49, Toilet Tables .
No. 0, Looking Glasses, &c., &c.

Srockery and Glassware,
No. 51, 1.DinneriSERVICE, for 12 persons,
Coral band and line, Gilt handles.
No. 52, 1 Handsome China Desert SERVICIE
No. 53, 1 Breakfast SERVICE
No. 54, Sherry,: 'Port, HoIk, Champagne,
Liqueur and Finger GLASSES
No. 55, TUMBLERS, &c.
-No. 56, 8 Decanters
-No. 57, Table Decorations
No. 58, 1 Afternooni Tea SET

No. 59, 1 No.:7 STOVE and .a complete Set'
of Kitchen.UTENSILS, &c., &c.
The above Furniture is of the best descrip-
tion, nearly new, and was brought out by the
Owner, direct from England. '

S60clock, p.m., m I will sell, -

Antd Garriam e,
o the Stable fixings,

i Consisting of:-
No.062, 1 Corn MILL
The Owner having no further nvu for him. No. 1 Co.. MI tr .
S.-- o. 63, 1 haff Cutter.-
Apply t No. 64, 1 Set HARNESS, nearly new
J; LH MASTERS, No. 65, 1 Gentleman's SADDLE -
At Mr Uluck's tore. No. 66, 1 Ladies' SADDLE
,lamilto.1, 31st July, 8 l l' No- 67, Bridles, Brushes, 13askets, Combs,
S......... ......." ... &c., ".&c. .* ; .
r -r .w -' The Horse is well known as a weight-earry-
J o- MN OW forEing Hunter, has been driven anid hidden bythe
I I- owner during the past. season, i quiet and
SIIIll.IiIG ''U gentle,'and makes a good charger.
r, y iT iThe Carriage has a removable Caleche, shift-
ing Seats and Pole, &c.; was built in'1873 to
-OUT ERlIIlR," DO. ., aster order, by DeWolffe, of Halifax..- -
OUERR DO Master A T. ,X oee
Will'eave for the above'POrt, : ",ati ,r.
On:.. W d s a '-".Hamilton, 31st July, 1877.
-ed-esday -
Nei.t, t"e ltAuus t "u *rRe t
Paiteb wishiapg to segure reur Freight wiia l -:* t l-'
S. L..i 111 ,4,E 1 1k,I. P

*e r quiru to C Iu n neir uJ ra r ,y i t1 L oppo tiu- M Ui' .m -" ..-. -,= M _" V --
'ity.. .- .",,,..;:.'-. '.' IpiI of the Ilo~6table IIENRY FOWL
For Fright or -4'asa e pla i)eal plyi ER at Westside,' Possession.
.... .- ,',,,m u given onr the 10h-.August next. Terms on. ap-
it.. l-l Pi plication. '
* Hamilton, Joly 28th, 1877.* 1 Hlamilton, 31st July, 1877.

-.. @ St J c.?l .. W r I
.. J Y 24, 1877.
THE following ACTS have been .passed by
the Legislature of Bermuda during the
present Session, viz.:-
No. 6-An Act to provide Salarie. for the
Chief Justice and Attorney General.
(In force to December 31, 1887.)
7-An Act to naturalize Frances Mary Whit-
ney and to grant and restore to her all the
rights, privileges and capacities of a natural
born subject of Her Majesty the Queen.
3 Qolo.iql Seceryt.

To Public Yaccilator".
Colonial Secrea' s Olffice
JULY 24, 1877.
A small Supply of VACCINE LYMPH has
been received from Hulifax. and will
be distributed on application at thisOffice.
Colonial Secretafy.

5 .- : : ':.


Commissariat Ofice,


ERAL will receive Tenders in Duplicate,
up to 12 o'clock, noon, of

The Sixth Proximo, .
From Persons de irous nofg elling

To he War Departmen.t.
The Animal selected for purchase, by ^thi
War Department will be subject to examina-
tion by a Veterinary Surgeon.
Forms of Tender can- be had a the above
Office, daily from 10 a.m to 2 p. m. m.
Tenders must besealed and addressed. to the.
marked "Tender for Horses." .-
serves, the right of rejecting any or all tlei
Tenders. .
:. .. A. C. G.q
l' District Commissary General.

l Marshals Sale. :

U Upon the Premises in Pembroke P1iNh, A '*,
:At 12 o'lock, '

The 15th day of August, now next ensuing,
Under and by virtue of Sundry Writs o( Ececu-
toin issued from the Court of Gneral A..,
size against WILLIAM HA.RVEY:MONK,

I ie Following Articles,:
..... Viz,:--, ...
ONE Hair Spring Seat SOFA) 4 ---
I 2rDITTO T6tb-a-Tt *
6 Ditt CHAIRS ,
1 Cane Seat Rocking CHAIR' *-:
t1'Centre TABLE 1 MIRROR "
t Gilt FRAMES, with S]etehes ;
1 rawng Rooxm LAMP
I Mahogany BUREAU .
1Y BEDSTEAD, 1 Feather BED ,
12 'Cane Seat H.AIRS' .. +.
1 PineDJining TABLE `
1' IronMg.,TABL, 1 Pine DRESSIft", .
2 Varnished Pine TABLES .
1 Cedar SOFA 4 8 day CLOCK
1' Marine CLOCK -1 Shop LAMP
I Fish GLOBE ": .
A -Lot CROCK'RY and ,itehon
Part of a Carriage HARNES$, '
: ,' C. o . ^ .TROTT.,.
'ly .'30, fro. Mar, OGeni
J --- -- ... i .. 1 Ii "-)
Ifuefamere "'S'ttrs;s : :.'.
Wm J Adcock, Edward Asiwoodt, JwAim. i1 JW
field, Peter -Bulerfield, Johp ULalden, '.hrle.,Cri-..
ford, Capl of C C club; M F'Davrsik t 'Thoria~s
Dill, Nancy Emery, Josrph. V,'Gfbqduie'p. 6i4l0,.t,
Thomas Gould, AngeliuA Gilt ,Th, HalidA,':

B Basc'ib), F Lloyd w efL it
Peters, Richard l'T l eVirgii, Ple F Pj.P ip,,
W H Robinuson, J SlanrIles, sol0iiJ'1 a Shithb, l'eary A Smnith,' Uihar'l $m' k,,l" n
A tSinitj (Spanish Point), Nathaiiiel Siitli, flajrst .
ian S-roon,' Olivia Sinili, Jaijies .Smith, Al rely -
Jameias Sll{rs Jliama .N iwa, Alico emnib'larv y
Vir'in, '- W'lb, Joioph Well, Major 4 J ilin-
sion, Chailes "liams. .
Post Office, Hamilton, July30, I77 ,
M AILS FOR ENGLAND, United States, a o.-
-minin of Cnada, per Brigt T. H1. A. Piltt, t l'-ew '
..York, close at the Post Office, i lamilton, To-mt"rol .;
Wednesday, at 8 a. m. A '
F.ICE, ST.,, QgORGE, 3lth Julyv, 187 '
.. ,"," ..' 1 .- I, .
I lieniy B BurchaUl, A B Burch, Anionio. Gqover,,
H T layward, M!mt John Lorane,..Win 1 Light-. ,
.bourne, Mi0s Q Speoeer, Lauisa Smith, Mrs ,1
Smith, Caroline Smith, Thomas W Talbo', Thomas
E Trott, Jacob Trott, Edward R White.



, .;f

;If" ;'# #h;vi .



Proceedings of time Legislative
Tuesday, 24th July, 1877.-Pursuant to adjourn-
ment the House met..

The Honorable Augustus J. Musson,
S William H. Gosling,
James H. Trimingham,
< Eugenius Harvey,
'" Henry Fowler, Receiver General,
Joseph H. Harvey,
-sJames Tucker, Colonial Secretary,
... George Someis Tucker.
The Senior Member present took the Chair.
The Resolve, "granting a sum to the Quebec and
Gulf Ports Steam Ship Company in recognition of
services rendered by running Steamships between
Bermuda arid NewYork, was read the third time.
i-he question being put that the Resolve do now
pas, it was objected to:
Ayet-Hohble~ James Tucker, Colonial Secretary,
Joseph H. Harvey,
"* Heary-Fowler, Receiver General,
Eugenius Harvey,
James H. Trimingham,
William H. Gosling,
Augustus J. Musson.
Nays-Honble. -George Somers Tucker.
The Resolve wes then passed and ordered to be
laidd before His Honor the Acting Governor by the
Colonial Secretary.
A Bill, entitled An Act to naturalize Frances
Mary Whitney and to grant and restore to her all
the rights, privileges and capacities of a natural
bornaubjectto lier Majesty the Queen," was brought
op from the House of Assembly and read thefirstt
'The Rule as to several readings of Bills and Re.
bilutions on the same day having been dispensed
With by unanimous consent, the Bill was read the
second time,"
The House went into Committee thereon.
Honorable William H. Gosling in the Chair.
The'Comnmittee rose.
The Chairman reported the Bill without amend-
The House resumed and adopted the Report.
On motion of the Honorable James H. Triming-
twt the Rule was again suspended.
The Bill was then read the third time, passed,
*nd ordered to be laid before His Honor the Acting
Governor by (he Colonial Secretary.
Adjourned to Tuesday next, Slit July, at 11-80.

DDAs.o SsuTAixu BIr Tus '* HcUAtCA" x1 1TUB
NATAL ComBAT.-Tbe following is an official ac-
eount of the damage sustained by the Huasear
durluf'ber combat with Her Britannic Majesty's
hite Sfa h and Amthyst.
Huam~r. At Sea, 80th May, 1877.
Senor Captain and Commander-in-Chbef of the
Ito3 aerativ squadron.
have the honor to forward to your Excellency
In the customary way, a detailed account of the
damage sustained on board the vessel under my
command, and suffered during the contest with
Ber Britannic Majesty's ship Shah and Amethyst,
on the 29th lost., between Coles Point and Caleta
4e Pacochs, 4ermlnating in front of the port of
tsg Hlo..-A 800 pound projectile, passing
through the armour-plating near to the sidelight
of the 2nd sleeping cabin star-board side, exploded
and destroyed the bulkhead, injured the tube of
the cabin pump, broke one of the steps and the
lin g of the cabin staircase, and the interi-
or lining of the vessel on the port side, causing at
the same time the death of Ruberto Vejar, marine
sNgbtly wounding on the left knee Don Juan
MartinSchenique and causing him in addition two
contusions In the same limb, wounding Manuel
MendoKa in the face and producing a contusion in
the leg of the marine Cayetano Zurita.
Another projectile of the same calibre, first strik-
Ing the same side of the ship and making an
Indesttre of 3 inches in the armour-plating, broke
the plate from off the ladder to the bridge, de-
atolisbing the enpgie-room ventilator,' tore the
telegraph of the bridge and carried away a portion
of the tatter's balustrades.
Another of 150 lbs. striking the same side, in-
jured the armor.plating about an inch in front of
the foremast and 16 inches above deck.
Another shot grazed the forecastle without
causing damage.
Another of 150 lbs. penetrated the armor-plating
on the port side about I iach in front of the kitch.-
en smoke-pipe and 16 inches from the deck.
Another of 300 lbs. struck the of
the itern and passing to starboard exploded, des-
troying the water closets, splintering the poop deck
and wounding Sergeant Baltazser Caichbo who was
wounded by a fragment which struck him on the
ed whitt occupied with the cabin boy, Fred Vi,
41, hi holeting the flag which had been shot away
with the tff.
ABuoa detAroyed a portion of the chain looker
t~d pMmA other Insignificant damage.
Tusaav.-A 800 lb. projectile made a 3 inch
breach 8 feet from the left embrasure and in the
eue direction about 2 feet off, broke its upper

Differeno kind of projectiles and fragments of
sbells dqsroyed the Irons which served for hold-
ing the i ke, as lso the wooden base on which
they rmted.
CoMxaIDI'i TtItaKT.-A shell falling on the
2d angle from the bow port side about 4 inches
above the bridge sad smashing a part of the wood.
work which connects it with the latter, tore away
pat of the balastrade and, staring the compass-
glass, so mm spliten ofwhbich other of wood enter.
4d'the turret caused your Excellency to be slightly
wounded in the left.hand and a fragment of this
shell attr lolag Itlorce through striking some-
thing else previously fell upon the undersigned's
left cheek without causing the slightest injury.
JAm le AtBI RIoGIo.-FFoaMAST.-A projectile
of mallU calibre struck it about mid-height so the
post side; various fragments of shell struck its
sports tid yards and destroyed nearly all its
rlLjg as wel w as the fore shrouds,
- lu,,l.-All standlbg rigging on starboard :
side broke and tbemalntopgallant yard completely
destroyed, uand .t mainstay broken; the gaff fell
on the deck, having been shot away and all the
running rigging'bhas been destroyed.
CoIdasa--Te connecting compass placed 20
feet above the poop deck had the ladder leading to
is broken.
T1O1 vl.-Four projectile of various calibre
passed rough It, also several tragmiu.s of shells.
BoAg.-Two small boats and two life boats
completely destroyed as much by artIllery project.
tiles *s by gattHng guns and rifle fire.
Thqse Mr. Coimetnder, are the principal inju-
ries reevied by the ship under spy command,
Although your Excellency has been an eye wlh.
et* of tle fact, I will not cloae ghis note without
making special locution of the valiant conduct and
noble enthusasm which cbaractmised each memr.
her of tLe Huascr's crew on that memorial and
glorious day, when e&ch one and all, did 'their a
duty as Peruvians and patriots and the more so, t
when te consider ,that the ship's company was
pgrtly Ilow the pumber required by thae re-

gulations for lher maritime service and for the
fighting of her batteries.
Gcd protect your Excellency,
THE HUASCAR.-Valparaiso dates are to the 9th
instant. From the Chilian Times we take the
In the House of Deputies on the 2nd June Se-
nor Cerda Concha gave notice of the following
questions he wishes to ask the Minister of War
and Marine: Was he aware of the mutiny on
board one of the vessels of the Peruvian squad.
ron, and her arrival at a Chilian port on the 17th
ult.? Did he issue orders for the apprehension
of that vessel? and if not, what instructions did
be give the maritime authorities with reference
to her taking on board provisions and coals ?
On June 5. the Minister for Foreign Affairs
(senor Alfonso) replied to the interpellation of
enor Cerda, that the government was informed
by the Peruvian minister on the 8th ulto. of the
mutiny on board the Huascar. The government
in reply to the minister, declined to interfere with
her movements, she owning a political leader;
but she was refused permission to embark men,
arms, or amunitions, and only provisions and
water, to which was subsequently added an or.
der to leave Chilian waters within 24 hours.
This course was strictly followed out, the com-
mandant being refused at Caldera coal, oil and
rope. Senor Cerda censured the action of the
government, maintaining that the Huascar should
have been captured a a pirate. Senor Alfonso
presented the notes and telegrams passed on the
subject, which were read. From them it appeared
that the Peruvian minister desired the Chilian
government to arrest the vessel and deliver to Peru,
declaring at the same. time that she was not k
pirate, nor yet a vessel of the Peruvian government.
She belongnd to nobody, but ought to be Peru's
because she had been so formerly; and the crew
was outlawed with respect to the Peruvian gov-
ernmet.t, but not so with respect to that of Chile,
After these curious and contradictory papers were
read, senor Alfonso submitted that the government
could not have acted otherwise than it did, the
vessels not having been declared piratical,. and
flying the Peruvian flag. Senor Cerda sustained
his former opinion. He would not move a vote of
censure, bat would propose a resolution that would
serve as a guide in analogous cases-namely.
"That the House confides in the government
causing the maritime territory of the republic to
be respected, not permitting in it other naval for-
ces than those belonging to a friendly nation."
The motion was negatived with only one vote in

From the London Times, July 2.
It must not be. supposed that the war has reach-
ed its last stage merely because a great part of
the Russian army has crossed the Danube. The
invaders waited so long on the Roumanian bank
as to spread a suspicion that they feared to hazard
the risks of the passage, and thus it came to be
thought that their chief difficulties would be over.
come if they should reach Bulgaria. Quite possi.
bly, that idea would not have been far astray if
the river had been defended by German, French,
or English troops. Every available crossing place
would then have been strongly fortified; raids
would have been made on all the most formidable
points of attack; and the vigilance of the de-
fenders would have baffled the Russians to find
such an opening as they obtained at Sistova. But
even the best of troops could scarcely have held so
long a line as the Danube from Widdin to Matchin
against an army of nearly 300,000 men, and the
Turks have displayed more than their wonted neg-
ligence. They might easily have anticipated that
Galatz and Simniza would be points of attack, be-
cause beside them are tributary streams, in which
the Russians could leisurely prepare and keep from
view the materials of their bridges. But the
Turks took no special means to strengthen the op.
posite banks of the river or to destroy the boats
and the pontoons. German military critics are so
amazed by such negligence that they are said to
explain it by corruption. They recall, no doubt,.
the conviction -that in the campaign of 1828.9 the
capitulation of Varna was the result of treachery,
which the Russians handsomely recompensed. But
there is not the slightest need to suspect the Tur-
kish Commanders of such treason. Such as the
Turks were during their two last wars with Rus.
sia, such they are still. With all their soldierly
qualities, they are unequal to any task demanding
constant vigilance and forethought throughout a
long period of suspence. They have been out-
generalled because they are averse from taking
But, now that they have to fight instead of
taking speculative precautions, their real powers
will come into play. They are said to have again
attacked the Russians near Sistova, and in all pro-
bability we have begun a week of terribly destruc-e
tive fighting. The invaders will doubtless be suc-
cessful, because the Turks cannot have on the line
of the Danube much more than half as many
troops as the immense mass of Russians who will
have crossed the stream in a few days. We may
assume that some of the Turkish regiments will be
driven toward the interior of Bulgaria, and that
the rest will be shut into the fortresses, which will

then be closely invested. The sieges of past cam-

paigns will be repeated, with this difference, that
the preparations of the Russians are incomparably
better than they were on any former occasion.
But there is no sufficient reason to suppose that
the contest will be of the short and sharp nature
of which the chief example was in the Franco-
German war. It is nearly impossible to deal a
speedy succession of blows in a country almost
destitute of railways and with wretched roads.
The immense train of artillery necessary in mo-.
dern warfare can be moved but slowly, and sup-
plies of every kind must be sent from the northern
side of the Danube. If, therefore, the Turks dis-
play their usual bravery and even passable intelli-
gence, we may find in the Peninsular War a bet-
ter type of the contest than in the short and sharp
scientific campaigns of recent years. The Sultan's
Generals might prolong the fight until next year if,
so far as circumstances would permit, they were to
imitate the tactics by which Wellington gave the
first great blow to the power of Napoleon by draw.-
ing Massena into a corner of Portugal, by forcing
him to exhaust his strength on the impregnable
lines of Torres Vedras, and then compelling him to
make a long retreat through a wasted and hostile
country. A large part of the Russian army will be
occupied in the siege of Widden, Ructchuk, and
Silistria. Another portion will be occupied in the
investment of Kustendji and Varna, which must be
closely sealed to prevent the Turks from throwing
reinforcements behind the Russian line of march.
From the obstinacy and success with Which they
are defending Batoum, we may conjecture how
formidable a task will be the siege of Varna, into
which supplies can be poured by sea, and which
has recently been strengthened on the side of the
land. The great fortified camp of Shumla must
also be invested, even if it should not be attacked.
Writing before the Danube had been crossed at
Simnitza, our Special Correspondent at Bucharest,
pointsout that such a movement as the Russians have
already made would cut into halves the quadrila-
teral of Rustchuk, Silistria, Shumla .and Varna.
No doubt, that is true, and the blow might-have
pronounced f#tal to any possibility

victory: but, as the utmost the Porte can reason-
ably expect is delay, it' is of less importance so long,
as it defends its fortresses.
All the siege operations would, moreover, re-
quire so many men that the invaders would be for-
tunate if they could still send a large army through
the passes or round the spurs of the Balkans. No
doubt they can pass that barrier. As our Bucharest
Correspondent points out, they may avoid the chief
physical difficulties if Austria should be so compla.
cent as to let them cross the Danube above Widdin
for Midhat Pasha when he was Governor of that
place, constructed an admirable road to Sofia. It
is said to be so firm that a railway track could be,
.laid along it with little trouble. By using that
route the Russians could turn'the line of the Bal-
kans, and. compel the garrison of Shumla to fall
back on Adrianople. Our Correspondent adds some
interesting facts which tend to show that, even if
the Russians attempt the mountains, they may find
the way'less difficult than it is usually supposed to
be. On elevated tablelands of the range live Bul-
garian refugees who, it-seems, keeps the Turks at
bay, and who would welcome the deliverers of their
race. Their aid w puld; be the more valuable be-
cause they are said -to be acquainted with passes
unknown to the Turks themselves. At all events,
we may assume that, after the investment of the
fortresses, the Balkans wouldin time ;be crossed, if
not without difficulty, at least without serious dan-
ger. But the Turks could cause much delay by the
most ordinary skill and firmness; and even if the
mountain chain lay behind the victorious army, the
next part of the campaign might easily be made by
far the most formidable. It is there that the Otto-
man commanders might, to some extent, repeat the
tactics of Wellington. Laying waste the. country,
and avoiding battles except when they occupied com- .
manding positions, they could meanwhile throw up
a series of works in front of Constantinople. They
might have made another Torres Vedras of the pen-
insula on which it is built if they had begun to
throw up lines of fortifications so soon as they were
threatened with war. A hundred thousand men
might be sent in yain against even an imperfect set
of works on a neck of land so admirably adapted for
purposes of defence. The capabilities of it were long
ago pointed out -by Count Moltke, and the Turks
have received, innumerable warnings to fortify it
since the outbreak of the disturbance in Herzego-
vina. They have recently been erecting some
works, and even now it is not too late for them to
repair their neglect. Thus, even if the Russians
were to threaten Constantinople, the Turks could
single.handed mike the siege of it incomparably
the most formidable task of the whole war. But in
all probability the Russians will never attempt to
go so far. Political considerations will prompt them
to keep away from a city with which so many real
or supposed European as well as Ottoman interests
are bound up; or the Turks themselves may be so
disheartened by defeat that weeks before the Rus.
sians could reach the capital they may sue for peace
and thus bring the European Powers diplomatical.
ly into the field to take care of their own interests.
But it is not likely that the Turks will accept the
penalties of defeat until all their first lines of de.
fence shall have been destroyed or rendered useless,
and it will take a considerable time even for an im.
mense army to perform such a feat. If they show
as much tenacity in Europe as they are displaying
in Asia, the crossing of the Danube will prove to
have been only the first link in a long chain of dif-.
ficult operations, exhausting to Russia even if de.
structive to Turkey. Had the Porte a great Gen-
eral or a united people, the issue of the campaign
might even now bei'oubtful."
Since the above was put in type we have received
the Cablegram confirming the news of the passage
of the Cossacks an# of their having been driven

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Hamilton, August 2, 1877.

Arrival of the Packet Excelsior.
The Packet Excelsior, Captain Mayor, arrived
early this morning from New York. She left
the City on Saturday the 21st, but not the Bay til
Wednesday last.
We are indebted to Captain Mayor and Mr.
Steward Wilson for files of the New York Herald
of the 23rd ult.
The very important news these papers supply,
we lay before our readers in an Extra.

The Excelsior brought an English mail.
The C. G. Berger, with English mails also arrived
to-day. She lelt New York on the 19th ult.

The Army and Navy Gazette of July 7th says :
87th Fusiliers-It has now been generally decid-
ed to bring home the regiment on an early date
from Bermuda."
46th Regt.-Captain Disney-Roebuck is about to
be appointed to the Adjutancy of the 1st Royal
Middlesex Militia.
Sir Colman M. O'Loghlen, M. P. for County Clare,
Ireland, is dead.

England's Preparations.--The Standard publishes
the following prominently :-" We are informed
that orders have been received at Aldershot for the
Second, Eighth and Sixteenth Regiments to em-
bark for foreign service on Wednesday and the
Nineteenth and One Hundredth Regiments will be
held in readiness for immediate embarkation. Our
military correspondent states that these troops will
go to Malta."
At Aldershot.--A special from Aldershot says the
Second Battalion of the Second Regiment and the
Second Battalion of the Thirteenth Regiment are
to be held in readiness to embark on Thursday and
Friday respectively. Portions of the Ninety-eighth
and Sixty-fourth will also embark during the week.
Women and children are not to accompany the re-
giments as usual. The Seventeenth Lancers, who
were about to quit their camp for Leeds, are order-
ed to remain.
The Gallipoli Rumor.-The Standard in a leader
says the rumors circulating yesterday relative to
the despatch of expeditionary forces to Gallipolis
were very much exaggerated. What has really been
decided is that the garrisons of Gibraltar and Malta
shall be immediately reinforced. This decision is
meant to indicate that England is watching events
in the East with something more than anxiety.
England has hitherto stood aloof from the war, re-
solvtd upon honourably maintaining her attitude
of neutrality. From that resolution she would not
have departed had the campaign been confined
within the limits of the Czar's original proclamation.
But England's forbearance has a limit. Even
should it ultimately become necessary to send a
British force to protect Constantinople from falling
into Russian hands the government could not
shrink from the responsibility without betraying its
Are these facts ?-A Portsmouth despatch to the
Press Association says men have been working on
troopships all Sunday. It is reported that 500
troops will be despatched in the Euphrates on
Thursday next for an unknown destination and
that 1,500 more will follow on Friday in the troop-
ship Crocodile.
English Press Sentiment.-The Russian progress
has created some political excitement in England.
Those who advocate intervention in an anti-Rus-
sian sense were urgent for an immediate declaration
of the Ministerial policy. The Economist, in a well
considered article under the caption, Shall We
Occupy Gallipoli ? opposes such a measure on the
ground that nothing in the present situation justi-
fies a departure from the original declaration of
of neutrality ; that Germany and Austria are equal-
ly interested with England in keeping Constanti-
nople out of Russian possession, and that England
should await their action or overtures for common
action; that English interests are not indissolubly
bound up with the possession or non-possession of
Constantinople by any particular Power; lastly, that
England's paramount interest in the Eastern ques-
tion lies in the maintenance of an open road to In-
dia. To defend this may some day tax her power
to the utmost. She should not waste her strength
on any object not intimately and immediately as-
sociated with it.
What Germany will do.-The Post's Berlin des-
patch says the Presse states that in the event of
disturbances in Constantinople the German fleet in
the Levant is instructed to act energetically for the
protection of German interests in the East and no
less so for the interest of Russians remaining in
Turkey under the protection of Germany.
Ireland wins the Elcho Shield.-At the Wimbledon
meeting yesterday the Elcho Shield, was won by
the Irish Team by a large number of points. The
highest possible score was 1,800. Ireland scored
1,568; England, 1,464, and Scotland, 1,439.
The Lords and Commons Match. The match
between the members of the House of Lords and
Commons was won by the Lords. The score was:
-Lords, 404; Commons, 375. The highest pos-
sible score was 500. I
The Kolapore Cup.-In the shooting for the Ko-
lapore Cup, at 200, 500 and 600 yards, the score of
the English team aggregated 608 and that of the
Canadian team 586.

Beaconsfield will not Yield.-In the House of
Lords yesterday afternoon Earl Beaconsfield ex-
plained that the appointment of Mr. T. Pigott as
Controller of the Stationery Office was made on
grounds of efficiency. He said that Mr. Pigott's
resignation had been placed in his hands, but for
reasons of high public duty he was bound not to
accept. It will be remembered that the House of
Commons lately censured the appointment of Mr.
Pigott rather sharply on the ground of its tendency
to impair the efficiency of the civil service.
When the Session will Close.-In the House of
Commons Sir Stafford Northoote, Chancellor of
the Exchequer, in reply to a question by the Mar-
quis of Hartington, said that he hoped to close the
session of Parliament about the 12th of, August.
Captain Crapo and his wife in their whale-boat
'New Bedford," arrived at Mount Bay, Cornwell,
England, on the 22nd ult.


All That Id Left Them.-"4'he Turks still mains
tain their communication with the forts upon the
islands of Pyrgos and Parapan, but the Russian-
have now changed front and it matters to them
very little how many guns there are in these forts.
The Russians investing Rustchuk are well provi.
ded with supplies and ammunition. Indeed, their
communication with their base of supplies on the
north side of the Danube are now amply satisfac-
A Brisk Campaign.-" Whatever apathy the Rus-
sians may have affected to manifest heretofore, evi.
deuces are seen on every hand that from this day
forward the campaign is to be actively prosecuted.
There are reasons for this spirited policy which I
am not at liberty to state, but which may be sur-
mised. The Czar no longer manifests any impati-
ence; the Grand Duke Nicholas appears more re-

solute and self-confident than he has since the
troops crossed the Pruth.
I Reinforcements for Nicholas.-'" On my return from
Timova, where I remained until Thursday morning,
I met at various points and at Sistova the four
army corps which are going forward to reinforce
the Russian main body at Timova. Reaching Sis-
tova, I fortunately found a body of cavalry setting
out along the river road, on the southern bank, in
the direction of Rustchuk, and, joining them, I
was able by dint of hard riding to reach the Rus-
sian investing line, after which, risking a crossing
in a small boat and towing my horse behind, I
gained he Giurgevo road, on the north bank, and
in a few \bcurs was in that town, whence the railway
is in constant operation to this city.
Rustchu Must Fall.-" The general impression is
that an attempt will be made early this week to
carry a certain weak spot in the defences of Rus-
tchuk by storm. Two divisions, belonging to four
corps previously mentioned, are at Sistova under
orders to march at a moment's notice and their
destination in my opinion is Rustchuk."
Seizure of the Schipka Pass.-The account of Gen-
eral Gourkha's dash across the Balkans, telegraph-
ed a few days ago, is confirmed by the following
Russian official account of the operations in the Bal-
kans, dated Tirnova. July 19, which says :-"Schip-
ka Pass was taken to-day and occupied by regi-
ment, with two guns. On the 17th inst. General
Gourks, after an engagement in which he lost 207
in killed and wounded, occupied Kasanlik and the
village of Schipka."
Russian Repulse near Jeni Saghre.-A special des-
patch from Constantinople says :-"' Adrianople te-
legrams state that Rachuf Pasha defeated the Rus-
sians on Friday and drove them behind Jeni Sagh-
ra with a loss of 3,000 men. Abdul Kerim and
Redif Pachas have arrived at Constantinople."
Suleiman to the Front.-An Adrianople despatch
says eighteen thousand of Suleiman Pasha's men
have left for Jambolie, and the remainder, with
Suleiman himself, will leave between now and
Thursday next. The fortifications at Adrianople
have been completed, and will be armed in the
course of a week.
Not for Midhat.-A Constantinople despatch,
dated Saturday, soys the imperial yacht Izzedin
has left Constantinople with sealed orders. It is
reported she has gone to bring back Midhat Pacha.
A despatch from Malta last night, however, says
the Izzedin arrived there with despatches for the
Turkish Consul, and afterward proceeded to Crete.


VIRGINIA AND PENNYSYLVANIA, originating, it would
would seem, in a strike for wages. It commenced
about the 18th July by the workmen on the Balti-
more and Ohio Railroads, and not till the 22nd was
anything like peace restored to Baltimore.
A collision took place at Baltimore between the
rioters and the militia (6th Regt.) when marching
from its armory along Baltimore street to Camden
station to proceed to Cumberland, the regiment was
stoned and fired into by the crowd on the street.
The regiment returned the fire, and a number were
killed and wounded. Eight dead bodies were tak-
en to the Middle Distriet Station, and a number of
wounded, six or seven, to various drug stores. Se-
veral women were reported shot.
At Pittsburg on the 21st another collision oc-
curred between the rioters and the militia, the lat-
ter being ordered to clear the track; the mob fired
upon and stoned the militia. After a few seconds
the militia fired into the crowd, inflicting severe
punishment, killing 6 and wounding 11. All the
available sailors and marines are ordered from Nor-
folk to Washington.
The President issued a proclamation on the 21st
ordering the insurgents to disperse. It was also'
proposed in Washington to declare Maryland, West
Virginia and Pennsylvania in a state of siege and.
call out 75,000 volunteers.
The March Out.-At twenty minutes to four
o'clock the Philadelphia troops left the Union De-
pot for the scene of disturbance at the Twenty-
eighth street crossing, marching out along the
track and preceded by the Sheriff and his posse.
Expecting to fail in an effort to disperse the strik-
ers, the bSheriff would endeavour to make arrests
and call upon the military for the required assist-
ance. This was understood to be the plan of action
determined upon and a conflict was expected.
They arrived at Twenty-eighth street shortly be-
fore five o'clock.
The Black Hussars Repulsed.-The railroad tracks
at that point being completely blocked with strik-
ers, the Black Hussars, of Philadelphia, were or-
dered to clear the railroad crossing, but, not being
able to do so, another company was ordered to
their assistance.
A Deadly Fire.-The military advanced with
fixed bayonets, but were met with a shower of
stones and missiles from the crowd. They opened
fire on the crowd indiscriminately and in rapid
succession. The crowd retreated towards East Li-
berty. At half-past five o'clock the crossing was
in possession of the military. Every few minutes
the crowd would be panic stricken and a stampede
would take place.
Another Attack Feared.-The terrible results of
the volley have caused intense excitement through-
out the city, and it is feared another attack will be
made on the military as soon as the mob can be re.
organized and provided with ammunition.
Johnson's and Brown's gun factories completely

Three pieces of ordnance belonging to Knapp's
Battery have been captured, but so effective was
the fire of the military that the rioters were pre-
vented using them.
The police are powerless and a great force of
them has been pushed aside.
Several volleys have been fired from the round
house by the military and a number of persons
were killed.
Sheriff Fife's dead body has been brought in
from the outer depot.
Major-Gen. Pearson, in command of the troops,
is badly wounded.
Strong bodies of Troops are centering in Balti-
more and Philadelphia.
A train of 35 or 40 cars, laden with crude oil,
(300 or 400 bls.) were consumed.
At Pittsburgh the people turned against the
riots as they were not confining themselves to the
destruction of rail-way property alone.
Sixty one' persons were killed and 149 persons

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