orrespondence," were discharged in the absence of competent testimony.
The Federal Court at Clarksburg, Va., adjourned on Saturday week.
During the session one hundred and fourteen Secessionists were indicted.
The present population of Charleston, S. C., is 48,160.
As many as 5,000 are absent from the city, owing to the war and other causes.
Lewis P. Fiery, of Washington county, Md., declines the appointment of Major of the 1st Regiment of the Potomac Home Guards.
Crittenden Coleman, a grandson of Senator Crittenden, died at Pensacola recently.
He was a private in a Florida company.
On Sunday, the 25th of August, a new Lutheran Church was dedicated in Woodsboro,' Frederick county, Md.
A salute was fired at Albany, N. Y., on Monday, by order of Gov. Morgan, in honor of the victory of Cape Hatteras.
Philip Wingert and Joseph Arnold, two old citizens of Hagerstown, Md., died last week.
Jacob Aims, President of the Butchers' and Drevers' Bank, New