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A man named Charles Miller, who claimed to have been employed as a book-keeper in Richmond, has been arrested in New Orleans as a suspicious person. The militia sent from the Valley counties to Winchester on the last draft are to be discharged at once, and will return to their homes. Schuyler Livingston, an old merchant, died in New York on the 3d inst. The apple crop in Pennsylvania promises badly this year.
The Baltimore Riot cases. --The trials of parties indicted for rioting in Baltimore on the 19th of April last, commenced on the 4th inst. In the cases of Joseph Barrett and James Logan, the jury rendered a verdict of not guilty. The case of James Whiteford was argued, but not concluded, and James Girvin, Jr., John Myers, and Thomas Tibbels were subsequently arraigned. The list of indictments includes several other parties.
The New York Democracy. --Great excitement existed in Syracuse, New York, on the 5th inst., in consequence of the assembling of the State Democratic Convention. The Tammany delegates were alone admitted, thus excluding the Mozart or "Peace" wing of the party. A telegram from Syracuse says: The Committee on Resolutions reported a series of resolutions setting forth that the watchword of Democracy was: "The Union must be preserved." That the claim to relinquish State allegiance was unwarranted by the Constitution, and at war with its letter and spirit; that secession is revolution: that the seizure by the seceding States of the forts and property of the Government, followed by privateering, precipitated the country into the present war; that it is the duty of the Government to prosecute the war with all its power and resources; and that it is the duty of the people to rally to its support, until the struggle ends with the triumph of the Constitution and the restoration of
One hundred Dollars Reward. --Runaway from the subscriber, on the 6th instant, at Vienna, Virginia, a Mulatto Boy named Sam. Said Boy is about 20 years of age, 5 feet 5 or 6 inches high. He had on when he left a pair of white Orenburg pants and a cheeked shirt; no coat; is rather slow spoken; no particular marks remembered. The above reward will be given for sufficient proof to convict any white person of assisting said Boy in effecting his escape; or twenty-five Dollars will be paid for his safe delivery either to myself or in any jail where I can get him. A. K. Tribble. au 27--1m* Of the 3d Reg't S. C. Vols.
Distressing, accident. --On Thursday, the 29th instant, Mr. Rufus Pollard, a young man, shot himself accidentally at Union Point, on the Georgia Railroad. It seemed that he snapped a cap on his pistol, and failing to fire, he put on a new one, and while doing so, the powder in the pistol took fire and exploded, the ball striking through the hand and body near his heart. He lingered for a few moments and then expired. He had just set aside his text books and quit the school-room, and was arranging to depart for Virginia to serve his beloved South.--Atlanta Intelligencer.