--The Overland Mail, from San Francisco
on the 22d ult., has arrived.
The following is the more important part of the news:
The Senate yesterday voted to consider that no election has taken place, and passed a resolution to go into a new joint convention, if the Assembly concurs.
It is supposed that Mr. Mc Dougall
will re-submit his name, in which case it is apparent that he will get such a majority as to make his election doubly sure.
The Assembly rejected the Senate resolution for a new joint Senatorial Convention by a nearly unanimous vote.
State Central Committee is in session at Sacramento
, but has done nothing yet.
Large cargoes of silver ore continue to arrive at San Francisco
from the Washoe, Esmeralda and Cozo mines.
The Mount Diable
coal mines are pronounced by Whitney
, State geologist, of apparently unlimited extent.
The coal is suitable for manufacturing, steamboat and house-hold purposes, and can be mined at $4 per ton.
A fire at a hay yard, near Folsom street wharf, on the 21st, caused from $12,000 to $20,000 loss.
, with 200 men, has landed in the lower country, Lower California
, and upset the Esparsa Government
It is reported that a fight had taken place, in which a few men were killed and several wounded.