ered; and whereas it is deemed proper that all needful measurs should be taken for the protection of such citizens and all officers of the United States in the discharge of their public duties in the State afore said:
Now, therefore, be it known that I, Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States, do hereby direct the commander of the forces of the U. States on the Florida coast, to permit no person to exercise any office or authority upon the Islands of Key West, the Tortugas and Sunta Ross, which may be inconsistent with the Laws and Constitution of the United States, authorizing him at the same time, if he shall find it necessary to suspend there the writ of habeas corpus, and to remove from the vicinity of the United States fortresses all dangerous or suspected persons.
A Stock Train, bound for Baltimore, was seized the other day, at Harper's Ferry.
The train consisted of five car loads of beeves and one of horses, from Ohio.
A provision train, bound West?