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The Emeute in Kansas. Washington, Nov. 22 --Official dispatches just received here, state that Montgomery, the free State bandit, has commenced a war on the government officers in Kansas, particularly the land agents. Gen. Harney has been ordered there to suppress it. [second Dispatch] New York, Nov. 22.--The Herald publishes a dispatch dated Fort Scott, 19th, stating that Judge Williams and the officers of the Federal Court had been compelled to fly to Missouri to escape the "jay hawkers" of Montgomery, Samuel Scott, of Linn county, was hung on the 18th inst., and many prominent citizens of the Territory are under arrest, with their fate in doubt. Reynolds' company of U. S. troops were at Fort Scott. In Crawford county, Mr. Choteau and other merchants had removed their goods to Missouri. The Herald also has a dispatch announcing the rumored burning of Fort Scott, which report is not credited.
From Washington. Washington. Nov. 22 --The President has repeatedly expressed himself against the secession movement, believing that before revolutionary measures are adopted all constitutional and legal means should be exhausted. The President to-day received a dispatch from Judge Williams, at Warsaw, Mo., relative to the alarming state of affairs in Kansas. Additional orders were transmitted to Gen. Harney to resort to all available means to crush the insurgents. The receipts into the Treasury for the week have been upwards of $1,400,000, mostly the proceeds of the new loan. It is understood that many of the contractors for the government loan will forfeit their contracts. Lt. A. Armstrong. U. S. N., a native of Georgia, has resigned his commission.