--The steamship Ariel
, from Aspinwall
16th instant, arrived at New York, Tuesday, with the mails and treasure — the latter to the amount of $1,225,217--which left San Francisco
on the 1st, and news from the west coast of Mexico
, New Granada and the South Pacific
Her advices from California
have been anticipated by the overland express.
In New Granada it would appear the government continues to triumph, though the news is, as usual, conflicting.
Dates from Santa Martha
are to the 4th inst. It had been besieged by the rebels for eleven days preceding that date, and considerable damage was done by the bombardment.
, United States
Minister to New Granada, was detained there, being unable to proceed to Bogota
All the States except those in Mosquera's interest, had voted for President
So far, Arboleda has a majority over General Herran
From the South Pacific
we learn that President Castilla
had a narrow escape from assassination in Lima
on November 23d. There is nothing new about the United States
Efforts are to be made to raise the frigate Callao
, which was sunk off the port of that name some time last fall.
The new revised constitution has been promulgated.
has not yet declared war against Peru
, though the Bolivian Minister
of the Interior recommends that it should be done immediately.
It is thought the Araucanian Indian
rebellion will be easily suppressed.
The extra session of Congress had adjourned.