Further from Europe.
more English opinions.
Montreal, Sept. 11.
--The steamship North Briton
Her news generally has been anticipated.
Lord Palmerston has been installed as Warden
of the Cinque Ports
In his speech he incidentally alluded to the battles of Bull Run
and Manassas Plains, as an evidence of the helplessness and inefficiency of brave but undisciplined troops against an organized enemy.
The London Times
concludes a leading editorial on the American
question, by stating that the subjugation of the Confederate States
by the United States
is a hopeless undertaking.
Lord John Russell
's latest letter says that the issue is narrowing down to the question of slavery and abolitionism, and thinks that President Lincoln
will soon declare all slaves within the United States
to be free.
Fifteen thousand bales of cotton have been purchased by leading houses here for shipment to the United States