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ARREST OF FENIANS IN DUBLIN AND CORK. The most intense excitement was occasioned in Dublin on Saturday by the announcement that the Government had at length dropped their net over the Fenians. About nine o'clock-on Friday night a strong body of police, in uniform and out of it, marched from the Castle-yard to Parliament-street, and, without making much noise, drew up in two divisions, one above the office of the Fenians' paper, the Irish People, and one below it. A few detectives formed themselves into an advance guard of the most unostentatious character, went to the newspaper office, and knocked at the, door. No answer. There wa.s light in the house, for the detectives could see it; but there was nobody to let them in. The assailing force retired as noiselessly as they had advanced, and a council of war, held at the top of Parliament-street, determined on the next step to be adopted. The door of the People office was quickly broken ia, and the house was instantly filled with police. The constables arrested everybody they could lay hands on, including O'Donovan R-ossa, registered proprietor of the Irish People; Shaun O'Clancy, an employe on the staff of the paper; James Murphy, who describes himself as a "Citizen of Boston;" Thomas Ashe; and some half-a-dozen others. The prisoners were brought downstairs and taken through the street — some of them to the Chancery-lane police-station, near the Castle, and the rest to the College street station; and the ease with which the constables trans- ferred the members of the Fenian Cabinet from Parliament-street to the^places of detention was a practical answer to all the talk about the wide-spread and powerful character of the Fenian craze. The crowd displayed the utmost equanimity while the ten illustrious patriots were being lodged in prison, where they were charged with feloniously and treasonably conspiring and combining with divers other evil dis- posed persons belonging to a certain secret society called the Fenian Brotherhood, having for their object the levying of war in Ireland against the Queen, and separating it from the United Kingdom." The police, who ha.d remained in the house in Parliament-street, set to work to seize everything -types, presses, documents, and copies of the news- paper aDd a cart having been brought to the door, all the "property," which was of a very miscellaneous description) was carried off to the Castle. In order to prevent the news of the arrests from reaching the brethren in the country, police were stationed in the Dublin telegraph offices, and all com- munication with the provinces interdicted. The authorities ware particularly anxious that no telegram should go to Cork; and their anxiety is explained by the following intelligence, which reached Dublin on Saturday: Cobk, SAitrBDA^-—'The ExccTMner' states that the most intense excitement has been caused in this city by the arrest, early this morning, of a large number of persons charged with belonging to the- Fenian Brotherhood. Between three and four o'clock a.m. a, body of police, numbering about one hundred, divided themselves into mail parties and proceeded to make arrests in different parts of the towa, A sword; pistols, and military uniform were found at the house of one of the parties arrested; The latter include several shopmen, an attorney's clerk, an artisan, &e. They have been arrested, it is said, on intelligence given by an informer. A secret inquiry was held; at the city gool this morning, when the prisoners were all either committed for trial orfurfcher examination. A battery of artillery has just arrived from Ballineollig. One hundred copies of the Irish People newspaper have been seized by the police." Further arrests were made in Dublin on Saturday, amounting in all to twenty-two. The-prisoners un- derwent a preliminary examination at the head police- nffioo, an/i wing were sent to the,Richmond Penitentiary. There ia nothing else talked of iu Dairiiu tomb fhc arrest of the Fenians, the seizure of their newspaper, and the Government interference with the-telegraph wires. On all sides, however, the feeling appears to be strongly in support of what has been done, and the forethought and promptitude of the authorities are warmly approved. Proclamation of'Cdrk County and City. A meeting of the Privy Council was held on Satur- day, and an extraordinary edition of the- Dublin Gazette was issued, containing an order, under the Peace Preservation Act, proclaiming the-city and county of' Cork, and interdicting the possession of arms. A Government reward of = £ 2&0 has been oifered for the appl ehension of Jamea Stephens, a person con- nected with the Irisi, People office, passing under several aliases, and believed to have been conducting treasonable correspondence respecting Fenian societies. Six persons, in addition to twenty-two brought up on Saturday, have been since arrested in Dublin. Their names are Ryan, Leeson, O'Connor, Carey, all bricklayers, of 10, St. fames'-terrace, Dolphin's-barn; Martin #'>Hanlon and O'Carey, Fleet-atreet; and Quigley, printer, 10, Upper Abbey-street. Two boxes were found, which, it is believed, contain treasonable documents. I Everything is specially quiet in Dublin. There is no excitement. The organisation seems to have taken no hold on the lower orders generally in the metropolis. The man-of-war Liverpool came into Kingstown- roads oa Saturday, and lay there till Sunday evening, when sho went cruising south. The Soyal George remains at Kingstown. The action of the Government is reliably attributed to a note received in London from Washington, announcing that several agents from, Dublin had arrived in America to enlist disbanded Federal soldiers. The Government immediately seized leaders- ia Dublin and elsewhere simultaneously.

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