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Renewing an oath.

--The following is the oath which the millitia of the District of Columbia are required to take, under the act proposed by Hon, Mr. Stanton, of Ohio:

‘ "I, (A B) do solemnly swear (or affirm, as the case may be,) that I bear true and faithful allegiance to the United States of America, and that I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all enemies and opposers whosoever, and that I will observe and obey the orders of the President of the United States, and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the rules and articles of war."

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