The Kighth of January in New-Orleans.
New Orleans, Jan. 9.
--The ‘" Eighth of January "’ was celebrated in this city on yesterday in an appropriate manner.
The occasion was a State holiday, commemorative of the valor of our forefathers, but not celebrated in exultation over the defeat of Great Britain
on that memorable day. Among other demonstrations was a grand military review by Generals Lovell
, and Lewis
, and also General Jeff. Thompson
, of Missouri
, who is a great favorite in this city.