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up to those who are willing to go into the Cabinet, or even serve the country at foreign Courts. The number of office seekers already in the city, especially from the West, is almost unprecedented since the establishment of the rule by General Jackson that "to the victors belong the spoils." We have usually had a crowded city on the eve of the inauguration, but judging from the crowds that are pouring in by every train they will be compelled to take to the hearth-rugs for sleeping accommowill adjourn on Thursday, March 14th. The Justices of the Supreme Court will attend the inauguration in their judicial robes of office, and Mr. Chief Justice Tancy will administer the oath of office. He was appointed in March, 1836, by General Jackson, who had previously appointed him Secretary of the Treasury in 1833, but the Senate had refused to confirm the appointment. It has consequently been his privilege to adminster the oath of office to Presidents Van Buren, Harrison, Tyler,
Stealing a watch. --Jos. Jackson, a free negro, was examined before the Mayor, yesterday, for stealing a twenty-five dollar watch from Wm. M. Lumpkin; living in the city with Petersburg free papers, which it is supposed he obtained dishonestly, and being a Penitentiary graduate. He was sent down for examination at another time. Should the theft of the watch be established, it will engender the follow's status as "a fire person of color,"