Special dispatch to the Baltimore sun.
suffrage in the District — compromise offered — the January interest payment — the mission to China--Pacific railroad, &c.
. of Ohio
will introduce a bill in the House
next week to repeal the charter of the city of Washington
as well as the laws for local government in other portions of the District of Columbia, and place the city government of Washington
in the hands of three commissioners, thus depriving the people of all suffrage.
This is the compromise which it is said Western members will accept on the negro suffrage question here.
The Secretary of the Treasury
has decided not to anticipate the payment of the January interest on United States
bonds of 1881.
left for China
to-day His instructions look to an enlarged sphere of commercial relations with the Celestial Empire
of the Central Pacific railroad of California
received to-day eleven hundred thousand dollars in bonds from the Treasury on account of the completion of the second division of that road.
has invited the House Committee on Foreign Affairs to a State dinner on to morrow evening.