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The Promenade.

--The charming weather on Saturday had a most enlivening effect upon the fair sex generally, and Main street never presented a more brilliant spectacle, even in those days when we knew not what it was to confront grim-visaged war. There is, it is true, less display of feathers and finery now, but the deficiency is more than supplied by the presence of many Southern ladies, whose personal and domestic attractions inspire "the boys" with a determination to drive back the Yankee invaders, whose motto is "beauty and booty. "

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