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The Corliss Steam Fire Engine Company of Providence have just completed an engine of 120 horse power for a firm in Aberdeen, Scotland.

A letter dated at Charleston, 13th instant, says: ‘"The Typographical Union here has dissolved its connection with the national body."’

The human heart beats about seventy-two times in a minute; or in a life of sixty years, two thousand millions of times.

The New Orleans papers announce the arrival in that city of Mrs. F. W. Pickens, the wife of the Governor of South Carolina.

At a municipal election in Alexandria, Va., on Monday, Mr. Henry Addison, the Union candidate, was elected Mayor.

S. N. Hollin worth, late Mayor of Nashville, Tennessee, died on the 22d inst.

General Forbes Britton, of Texas, is dead.

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