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PRUSSIA. TIIE NEW CONSTITUTION. The long-expected octroyed constitution has at length been promulgated at Vienna, and the Kremsier Diet, which has existed some time past on sufferance, has been summarily dissolved. The Imperial gift is apparently of a very liberal character, indeed some of its provisions are quite democratic. C, Tae complete equality and toleration of ail religious con- fessions, and the independence of every church and religious society in the management of its own property and affairs, are secured. The freedom of the press, the right of associa- tion, and of personal liberty, are also guaranteed. Serfdom is entirely abolished. The Emperor is to govern by means of a constitutional and responsible Cabinet. The Imperial Diet is to consist of two chambers, the first entirely elective (what will our hereditary legislators say to this P) to be chosen by the Provincial Diets. The second chamber is to be appointed by a body of electors, whose title to the fran- chise is the payment of direct taxes varying in amount from one to two pounds. Each state is to have its local consti- tution. The general provisions of the Charter are such as obtain in our own country. These liberal measures for securing constitutional freedom are, however, evidently subordinate to one prevailing idea—that of Austrian unity. Possibly, they may have been conceded in order to render more palatable the radical alterations which it is proposed to make in the relations of the several states composing the Austrian empire to the Central Government. The primary object of the new constitution is to give unity to the "free, independent, indissoluble, constitutional, Austrian hereditary monarchy,"—the cherished scheme of Count Stadion. That it will succeed in banding together as one nation the various tribes which compose the Austrian empire, is not at all likely. A constitution which will prove acceptable to the Austrian- German, will scarcely meet with the approval of Hungary and Croatia. Be that as it may, the new Austrian Charter does homage to the advancing intelligence of the age, and is 11 Z5 a sufficient answer to those who could see nothing but anar- chical tendencies in the recent continental revolutions.— Nonconformist.

ITALY.

FRANCE AND ITALY.

TT LEAGUE OF UNIVERSAL BROTHERHOOD,

FRANCE.

HOLLAND.

GERMANY.I

NAPLES AND SICIT.Y.

SARDINIA AND AUSTRIA.

iHUNGARY.

TURKEY.

AMERICA.

THE ftE V. JAMES SHORE.