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Later from Europe.

The Hibernian, with Liverpool dates to the 19th and Londonderry dates to the 20th, arrived at Portland, Me., on the 4th inst.

Lord Stratherden has given notice in the House of Lords that he would move for copies of dispatches from Mr. Mason to the English Government relative to the claims of the Confederates to be acknowledged by Great Britain.

Meetings, lectures, &c., in favor of Lincoln's emancipation policy daily occur in various parts of England.

At St. James's Hall a resolution condemning the Lord Mayor for inviting Mason to the Mansion House was unanimously carried.

The Times complains that the grand old antislavery cause has degenerated into a mere cats paw to Seward.

The Bank of Mobile has remitted to London about £10,000 in specie to meet the demand until July, 1864, of the interest on the bonds of Alabama.

The Shipping Gazette points out that the accounts of the Charleston affair are far too meagre to justify any Government taking decided action.

Liverpool. Feb. 20.--Cotton declined 1d; sales 7000 bales. Fair and middling Orleans 25½d@21½d; Mobile 24 ½d@26½d. Breadstuffs downward. Bank of England reduced discount to 4 per cent.

The rumor that France considers that the Charleston blockade was raised still lacks confirmation.

In the Prussian Assembly a resolution was brought forward that Prussia should not side with either party in the Polish Russian war. The insurrection is spreading throughout Poland.

Considerable transactions were made in American securities in London, because of the impression that the strife will end ere long.

It is reported that a French diplomatic note has been addressed to Prussia on the subject of Prussian interference in Poland.

Advices from Paris mention a contract for a Confederate loan to have been received for three million pounds, in bonds at 7 per cent.

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