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AMERICAN NEWS. ) ABRIVAL OF THE HIBERNFA. ]?MPOOI..MoMO*.Y?tQMT. JTh^e British and Notrh American Royal Mail øloom ship lIibernia Captain Lang, has ju¡¡t arrived ipmbernia on the 23d ult" and IlauKe 26th. The Hibernia "'ings the mails Canada and the other British Posses d the UnitedS/Its, and a fair complement of passen- gers. Her Iat?s are, from New York ,nd Boston, to Ke23d. Baltimore, Philadelphia, W ashmgton, &e. 22d- an? from the leading cities and towns in the western continent olle week later dates than those received by the America, reThl Hiblrnia passengers, including Mr. Malady, who, previously to his departura from B?np?esen?dt.ObO d..Uars to the Allies of the un ?ne men who fell in the late riols. Our ac- count, from Canada are brief, but important j they are, morp.over, satisfaC\(1ry, 'rh'e'°p??n.?c???d undisturbed by factious .io)ence. Telegraphic intelligence Irom Montreal, under date the 21st ult., announces that an address ha'?e? P?en.?tohis Excellency Lord Elgin in favour of removing the seat of Government to Q.ebe. and Toronto four years alternately, the majority I on the division being live votes, The city of Mon- i treal is tranquil. The business of legislation pro- t-eeded with tranquillity. Lady Elgin has beea con- ii,d of '?ayh.y has been deputed by the Tori?s to re- present their cause in London,, and Mr. llincks, who arrived by the last Bteamer, was reported to be the destined advocate of the Ministerial policy. The Uni- versity Dill had passed the Lower House. From the United States the political intelligence IS 8 it wasreported that Captain Charles Wilkes, of the late exploiintf expedition, will be sent out as Com- mander of one of the vessels to be dispatched in search of Sir John Franklin. The admission of California as a state next session was considered probable. It was rumoured that the President would lay Mr. I.abouchcre's Bills, for the repeal of the na- vigation-laws before Congress, as a proper subject of legislation. The cholera continued its ravages, general Worth had fallen a victim to the epidemic. The steamer United States, previously sold to the Prussian Government, had been detained on the rnund of neutrality, by order of the United States Cabinet. If, however, the Prussian Minister would engago under security that the ship should not interfere with Denmark, the prohibtion would be withdrawn. The excitement at New York. relative to the late tragedy at the Opera liouse, had subsided consi- derably The steamer Empire wall, Bunk by collision on the 17th ultimo, in the river Hudson, eighty miles above New York. The accounts published of the oecur- rence report twenty lives lost. The city of Saint Louis was almost totally de- stroyed by fire on the 18th ultitno 418 houses and 25 steam-boats were consumed. The estimated loss is 6,000,000 dollars. The city of New Orleans, after being for some time afflicted with cholera, which swept away many of its citizens. is now threatened vith even a more fearful and irresistiblefoe in the overwhelming waters of the M isaissippi. The city lies below the high water level of this great river, and is guarded, as Holland is from the in- road of the sea, by dykes, or levees, as they are called along the Mississippi. A portion of one of these levees above the city having been carried away, the waters were passing rapidly through the opening, overcoming all efforts to stop the breach inundating the plnn lations below, and actually pouring through some of the streets of the city. Our latest dates by mail are the 13th ult., when in many quarters the inhabitants were already driven by the invading waters to take refuge in the upper stories of their houses. Business, of course must be materially checked by such a state of things. From California the accounts are 22 days later, The ad vices are important. According to one ac- count the Califorll iuiis refused to recognise General Smith, who was sent out as military Governor of the territory, and had taken steps to organize a Go- vernment for themselves. Accordin to another, he had virtually taken back the prohibition which he had issued at Panama for- bidding foreigners to dig for gold at the" placers," and had organized a good police at San Francisco, and executed his authority without hindritnee but what is certain is, that the people had resolved to summon an assembly to sit at San Francisco and frame such laws as may be necessary for the preser- vation of order and the regulation of trade. This body is to consist of fifteen members. Three judges are also to be chosen-all by universal suffrage of course. This organization, it is understood, was to go into effect immediately. Several meetings had been held at San Francisco to propose the introduction of the slave trade. The report of the discovery of gold in Oregon is contradicted. The mail steamer California still lay motionless at San FraiieUoi. There had been a mutiny an board the United States ship-of-war Ohio, owing to the desire of the men to get off to the gold region. Some thirty men have been put in irons by the Commodore and many would be hung. Mexican accounts state that the duty which had hitherto been levied on gold imported from Upper California into Mexico had been removed. The robbers on the road from Vera Cruz to the city of Mexico were more bold and active than ever.— From the revolted districts there is nothing new. St.Domingoadviccsstatethatinthreebatttea the Haytians had been defeated. No prisoners were spared, and in retreating the Ilaytians burnt Az'ia. Venezuelan affairs were in confusion.

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