Additional foreign news by the Etna.
The screw steamship Etna
, Capt. Kennedy
, which sailed from Liverpool
at 3 P. M. on the 13th ult., and from Queenstown
at 4 o'cl'k P. M. on the 14th ult., arrived at New York at 6½ o'clock on the evening of the 24th, with mails and £7,881 in specie.
The news by the Etna
is four days later than that received by the Asia
The U. S. Government steamer James Adger
, left Southampton
on the 12th instant, destination unknown.
dispatches from Calcutta
state that freights to London
for rice were 52s. 6d. The exchange stood at 2 3/8.
The James Wilson, from Melbourne
, with £76,000 in gold, has now been at sea one hundred and twenty-six days, but the rate of insurance at Lloyd
's has not advanced beyond five guineas.
The London Times
in alluding to the dissolution of the Croatian Diet
, says the Emperor
is hurrying on to try the great experiment whether 6,000,000 of Germans can hold in subjection 30,000,000 of other nations by mere brute force.
Sir DeLacy Evans
, in a letter to his constituents, under the title of illegal and demoralizing haste in army commissions, complains that the repeated promises of the Government
to arrange a plan for appointing the commanders, of regiments by election instead of purchase, remains unfulfilled.
On her voyage from Queenstown
, the frigate Warrior
went nine and a half knots an hour, under topsail and foresails.
It is said that the Central Committee, of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul
is definitely dissolving in France
Accounts from Venezuela
to the 22d of October, in London
, are satisfactory as regards the progress of the pacification of the country under Gen.
P z. According to accounts from the Republic
, the President
had addressed an overbearing intimation to the Government
, threatening them with a new blockade of the port of Guayaquil unless they will consent to the cessation of one half of their territory.--Peru
rejects every offer of conciliation, including the proposed mediation of her Majesty's Government.
The expedition against Mexico.
The British men-of-war Sansparell
, Dougal and Conqueror, having embarked eight hundred marines at Plymouth
, were to have sailed on the 10th inst., for the Gulf of Mexico
, but were prevented by stormy weather, and orders had been issued by the Admiralty
that they were not to leave until there was a prospect of more settled weather.
Admiral De la Glavierre
had reached Toulon
, and the french ships destined for Mexico
had been ordered to sail immediately in whatever port they were.
The London Observes says it was at the distance of England
that the American Government
is to be invited to join in the expedition.
The London Morning Advertise gives
a report that a convention exists between France
, in addition to the stipulations publicly made with England
semi-official journals talk of the Spanish
protectorate as expected to result from the expedition.
[from the London Times, Nov. 11.]
The ships Dougal
have received eight Armstrong
guns from the frigate Emerald
The screw steam troop ship Meg
æra, Commander Henderson
, from Portsmouth
, which arrived on Thursday evening at Plymouth
, disembarked some supernumeraries for the Dougal and Conqueror, and proceeded for Queenstown
to embark troops for Malta
, 51, screw, Captain E. Jatham
, arrived at Spithead
on Saturday morning from the Sore.
Orders were subsequently received to proceed to Davenport
or the purpose of being placed in dock before proceeding to her station, understood to be the Gulf of Mexico
, it is now said, will not hoist an Admiral
's flag, as it was said she would when first commissioned by Capt. Jatham
She had steam up soon afternoon yesterday, but remained at Spithead
up to sunset.
She will probably sail thence this morning if the weather should moderate.
Sailing of the first Division of the English Contingent.
Her Majesty's ships Dougal
left Plymouth Sounds on the 13th ult., about noon, with the expeditionary battalions of marines for Mexico
, the wind blowing half a gale.
Speech of Corey Isabella, of Spain, on her progress of re-annexation.
papers publish the text of the Queen
's speech on the opening of the Cortes.
and Deputies you will be happy to learn that our difference with Veneancla has ended in a satisfactory manner.
A just reparation has been made to our country for offices perpetrated against its guarantees will prevent the repetition of similar misdeeds.
Disorder and excess have reached their height in the unfortunate country of Mexico
Treaties having been violated and rights forgotten.
My subjects having been exposed to serious attacks and continual dangers it became indispensable at length to make an example of salutary rigor.
With this object my government had made the necessary preparations, when two great nations found that they had to complain of acts of violence on the part of the Mexican
Our wrongs were common; our action should be joint.
My government desired as much.
Proper steps for this purpose were at first favorable; but the result did not correspond with the desires of the other two nations.
arranged together to obtain that satisfaction which was due to them, and to prevent the repetition of offences, which scandalized the world and outraged humanity.
This the desires will be accomplished, the execution of which has been the constant object of my Government.
At the proper time an account will be rendered to you of the convention which, with this object, has been signed by the representatives of the three Powers.
That Spanish island, the first discovery of which immortalized the name of Columbus
, forms once more a part of our monarchy The inhabitants of St. Domingo
, menaced by foreign enemies, wearied by internal disorders invoked in the midst of its conflicts the august name of the nation to which it had been indebted for civilization and life.
It would have been unworthy of us to contemplate its sufferings without emotion to also white appeal, empired by great recollections and by an inextineuis table love for Spain
Convinced that this appeal that these wishes, were spontaneous and unanimous, I did not he a to welcome them, more attentive to honor than to convenience of my people.
The inhabitants of St. Domingo
have seen their wishes realized.
The elements of riches which their fertile soil contains begin to be developed in the bosom of profound peace, and the zeal as well as the justice of my Government and of the authorities will efface the traces of post discord.
London Money Market.
[from the London Daily news, (city article,) Nov. 14th.]]
--The funds yesterday sustained a further decision of one-sixteenth per cent.
English Railway sticks showed daftness.
There was a good demand for money in Lo bard street, and the rates were rather stiffer, at 2 5/8 a ¾ per cent for the best hills.
At the Bank of England a far amount of business was done.
Console for money, 93 190;; for account, 92 3/8 a ½ new threes, Ȃ Console firm at 927.16.
Shares steady and inactive.
and American quiet.
A loan of £400,000 for Morocco — to enable the Spanish
indemnify to be settled — who about to be introduced in the London
market under Government auspices.
& Co., printers and publishers of the London Directory
, had ed d payment, and made an assignment in favor of their creditors.
Liverpool Cotton Market.
market has been active at advancing prices.
The improvement is principally in Surats, which are called ¾ da per 10 dearer than on Friday last.
Sates of Monday and Tuesday about 35,000 bales, of which 20,000 were for speculation and export.
Sabes at Manchester.
--An advance in prices in generally demanded, but without much response, and business continues limited.
The latest cotton Market.
Liverpool Nov. 14, 1861.
Sales 10,000 bales or more.
& Co., and Wakefield
& Co., report:
Flour quiet but firm at 18 a 32s.
quiet and steady; red Western 11s. 9d. a 12s 51.; Southern 12s. 61.
a 12s. 10d.; white 13s. a 14s. per cent.
Indian Corn slow and rather easier — mixed 32s. 6d.; white 36s. 37s.
--Beef and Pork unchanged.
occasionally a little firmer under reduced stocks.
Lard dull and drooping.
Choice sells at 61s 6d. ex quay.
Tallow quiet at late rates, 50s. a 51s. for North American.
--Rosin quiet at 14s.a14s 6d. for common.
Spirits of Turpentine firm at 72s. Ashes quiet.
Pots 34s. Pearls 35s.a35s. 6d. Sugars quiet.
— rather more doing.
firm at 35 6d. a 36s.
firm for English
, but great for foreign.
Sugars unchanged.--Coffee brisk at full rates.
Tea active and firm.
quiet but steady.
Tallow quiet at 52s. Linseed Oil
firm at 55s 6d.