From the Pacific Squardron.
--Advices from the Pacific squadron record the resignation of ten officers of the fleet.
was about to forward a list of their names to Washington
The United States
corvette St. Mary
's, needing an overhauling, was bound to San Francisco
At Mare Island
the newly-appointed paymaster and inspector of provisions, Mr. Charles Murray
, had arrived and taken possession of his post.
The officers at the station were preparing for the examination of the Navy Department a specimen of some recently-discovered timber, said to be admirably adapted for ship-building.
The only man-of-war ever built in California
, the steam gun-boat Saginaw
, now in the East Indles, was so badly.
‘"spoiled"’ that there is little likelihood of any more being put on the stocks there for the present.