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Stray money letters.

--Statement of dead letters, containing money, received at the dead letter office during the past year:

Quarter ending--

March 31, 18602403 letters,containing$13,120.87
June 30, 1860268 letters,containing18,177.41
Sept. 30, 18602192 letters,containing10,975.86
Dec. 31, 18602885 letters,containing11,880.71
Total, 18609790 letters,containing$52,154.86

Average amount of money to each letter, $5 02½.

More than nine-tenths of the above letters and money have been sent out and delivered to the writers thereof. Those letters containing money, the owners of which cannot be found, are filed, to await the application of the owners. If not called for before June next, the bank notes contained in the letters will be sold for specie, and the specie deposited in the United States Treasury. But the letter and draft for the amount contained in it, less the discount, may be obtained on proper application at any time thereafter. --National Intelligencer.

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