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The N. Y. Herald makes up a table of voluntary contributions by cities, counties, and individuals in the North, all $1,000 or over, each, which sum up to $11,230,000, of which New York city gives $2,155,000, and the N. Y. State Legislature $3,000,000 more. And all this has been subscribed since the 15th of April.

Of sums below a thousand dollars subscribed by private individuals, and of which no mention is made in this statement, it is no exaggeration to set down the aggregate at $5,000,000. If we take the average expenditure of each volunteer of the 250,000 men who are now drilling and under arms in the free States at $10, it will give us — a further amount of $2,500,000 Besides these sums, we may put down $5,000,000 more for the contributions made by families towards the more comfortable outfit and equipment of such of their members as have taken up arms in defence of the national flag. And of casual sums given on the spur of the moment to applicants needing aid, in rifles, money, or clothing, and of which no notice has been taken, the total is probably not far short of another $5,000,000. These different amounts thus figure up:--

Contributions of $1,000 and upwards,$11,230,000
Contributions below $1,000,5,000,000
Expenditure of volunteers, ($10 each,)2,500,000
Contributions of families to outfit,5,000,000
Casual contributions in money and clothing,5,000,000

Making an aggregate of nearly twenty-nine millions of dollars spontaneously donated to the Government in less than a fortnight. Could the people of the South but have foreseen this wonderful unanimity of feeling and patriotic self-devotion on the part of the North, it is safe to assume that the national flag would still have been left floating over Fort Sumter.

Thirteen banks of the city of New York contributed nearly half a million of dollars for the defence of the Government. Added to the previous subscription of $250,000 by the Broadway Bank, these contributions amount, thus far, to $715,000, divided as follows:--

Bank of Commerce, by J. A. Stevens, President,$100,000
New York Exchange Bank, by S. Van Duzer, President,10,000
Mechanics' Bank, by S. Knapp, President,25,000
National Bank, by James Gallatin, President,25,000
Merchants' Bank, by A. E. Silliman, President,25,000
Manhattan Bank, by J. M. Morrison, President,25,000
Bank of the Republic, by R. H. Lowry, Cashier,60,000
Phoenix Bank, by M. P. Bryson, Cashier,25,000
Bank of New York, by A. P. Halsey, President,50,000
Bank of North America, by J. Seymour, President,20,000
Bank of America, by J. Punnett, President,50,000
Bank of the State of New York, by R. Withers, President,25,000
Shoe and Leather Bank, by A. V. Stout, President,25,000
Broadway Bank,250,000

--N. Y. Herald, April 29.

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