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California, The Route to, review, 204.

Causes of the Success of the Whigs, (J. D.
W.,) 547.

Damascus and Ba’aībek, An Excursion to, (Prof.
Chiozza, The War of, (Trans. by C. C. Haze-

Adolphus L. Koeppen,) Part First, 157; Part
well,) 399, 470.

Second, 235.
Chloroform, On the Use of, in Hanging, (G. Dante Alighieri, The Life and Genius of-with
W. Peck,) 283.

an account of the Divina Commedia, (Prof.
Colton's Public Economy, review, 142.

Philip Schaff) 125.
Congressional Oratory, 361.

Day in October, A, verse, (J. H. Barrett,) 528.
Correction, 330.

Duhobret, The Painter, 501.
Critical Notices. The Diplomatic and Of-
fieial Papers of Daniel Webster, while Secre-

tary of State, 108 ; Angela, a Novel, 109;
The Seat of Government of the United Edward Vernon, review, 317.
Wife – Mrs. Markham's History of England
, 110; Mary Grover, or the Trusting Ezzelino da Romano, surnamed " The Cruel,"

a Character of the Thirteenth Century, 53.
--Lamartine's Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
-Spencer's Cæsar's Commentaries—Mod-

ern Painters—Portrait of Hon. Henry Clay
Thebis Zibst year, 218 ; Guernsey's History of Fantasy Piece, A, (G. W. Peck,) 179.
the United States – History of Congress Fillmore, Millard, biographical sketch of, 341.
The Planetary and Stellar Worlds—A First

Adventure of his great-grandfather with a
Book in Spanish, 219; Headley's Letters

pirate, 341 ; apprenticed to a clothier, 342;
from Italy - The Taylor Anecdote Book,

his thirst for knowledge--studies law under
220; Bartlett's Dictionary of Americanisms, the patronage of Walter Wood, Esq., ib.;
326 ; Literary Sketches and Letters, being

elected to the State Assembly in 1829, ib. :
the Final Memorials of Charles Lamb-A
Manual of Grecian and Roman Antiquities

to Congress in 1832, 313 ; Chairman of

Commitee on Elections—the New Jersey
- Neander's Life of Jesus Christ, 328 ;
Headley's Life of Cromwell-Revolutionary

case. ib. ; his arduous exertions as chairman
Services and Civil Life of Gen. William

of the Committee of Ways and Means, 344;
Hull-Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi

peremptorily withdraws from Congress, 345;

elected Comptroller of New York in 1847, ib.
Valley-Modern French Literature, 3:29; | Foreign Miscellany, 106,213,323,433,541,646.
An Universal History, in a Series of Letters Free Soil Policy, 193. No constitutional power
George II.-Story of the Peninsular War,
-Lord Hervey's Memoirs of the Court of in the Executive over the question, 193; no
330; Portrait of Millard Fillmore--Chambers's

legitimate influence upon legislation, 194;
position and duties of the President, 195 ;
the question, 111; joint ownership, 112 ; Mr.

ends proposed by the Free Soil movement, | Letter from a Citizen of New York, to his Friend
197; corruption the only means of attaining in the Country, touching the Election, (J. D.
them, 198.

W.,) 439. Reasons for not engaging in the
French Revolution : M. Louis Blanc, review, election considered, 439; requirement of
(Henry Smales,) 90.

pledges from a candidate, 440; particular

measures not essential to the Whig creed,

ib.; perversion of power consequent on the

election of a pledged President, 442; General
Germany, The Revolution in, (John M. Mackie, Taylor pledged solely against such perver-

A. M.,) 345. Retrospective view, 345; state sion, 443.
of preparation for revolution, 346; a republic Louis XIV. and his Court, review, (N. S.
not generally desired, 348; effects of the late Dodge, 484.
French Revolution in Prussia-outbreak in
Berlin, 319; the funeral of the slain, 350;

the results, 351 ; state of Austria, 352; pro-
ceedings in Vienna on the fall of Louis Manabozho and the Great Serpent, an Algon-
Philippe, 353 ; success of the popular de- quin Tradition, (E. G. Squier, A. M.,) 392.
mands, 354; reforms in the smaller German | Mendelssohn, sketch of his works, (G. A.
States, 355 ; Bavaria—Lola Montes, ib. ; MacFarren,) 305.
forination of a general German Diet, 357; Modern Improvements—The Newspaper Press,
the Archduke John elected Vicar of the Em- 584.
pire, 359; sketch of his history, ib. ; organi-
zation of the imperial Government, 360.

George II., Lord Hervey's Memoirs of the

Court of, review, (N. S. Dodge,) 561. Ne-she-kay-be-nais, or the “Lone Bird,” an
Ghost Stories, (G. W. Peck,) 411, 529, 629. Ojibway Legend, (E. G. Squier, A. M.,) 255.
Godwin, William, sketch of his life and writ- | New Mexico and California—their Ancient
ings, (G. F. Deane,) 259.

Monuments, and Aboriginal, Semi-civilized

Nations, (E. G. Squier, A. M.,) 503. Emory's
H. :

and Abert's Reports, 504; primitive, semi-

civilized tribes, 505; description of Acoma,
Hudson's Lectures on Shakspeare, review, and other towns, ib. ; their government, 507;
(G. W. Peck,) 39.

aboriginal remains on the Pecos river, ib. ;
Hungary and the Sclavonic Movement, (John on the Gila, 508; the Pimos Indians, 510;

M. Mackie, A. M.,) 611. Description of the ancient remains among them, 511; their re.
country, 611; sketch of its history, 612; its markable character, ib.; the Coco Maricopas,
institutions and inbabitants, 613; first steps 513; the Soones, Zunni, or Moqui, 514;
towards reform, 615; provisional government Navajos, 515; descriptions of ruins by vari-
established, 616; its proceedings, 617; the ous authors, ib. ; early Spanish explorations,
Sclavonic population--antipathy of the two 517; expeditions to Cibola and other prov-
races, 618; their insurrection, 619; move- inces, 518; locality of the places visited
ment for a Pan-Sclavonic confederation their accounts compared with present data,
the Congress of Prague, 621 ; the outbreak 520; ancient descriptions of the country and
at Prague, 622; insurrection in Posen, 623; the inhabitants, 523; the “unexplored re-
affairs of Cracow, 625; Turkish principali- gion,” 525; notes, 526.
palities of the Danube, ib.

Newspaper Press, The, 584.
Hymn of Creation, (in the Indus) (William Nomination, The-General Taylor, (J. D. W.,)
Wallace,) 24.

1. Objections considered, 1; fitness of his

character--testimony of Hon. John J. Crii-

tenden, 2 ; letter from Hon. D. D. Barnard,

3; Gen. Taylor's position, 5; proceedings of
Ingersoll, Hon. Joseph Reed, Memoir of, 101. the Convention, ib. ; reasons for supporting
Insanity, how far a Legal Defence, (I. Ed- the nomination, 7.
wards) 269.


Oratory, Congressional, 361.
Keats, The Life and Letters of, review, (Charles Oregon Bill, The--Remarks on the South Caro-
A. Bristed,) 603.

lina Doctrine in regard to Territory, (J. D.

W.,) 111. Bearing of the Constitution upon

Calhoun's view of the Declaration, 113; the
W.,) 200.

true idea of liberty, 114; the question not
view, (G. W. P.) 381.

between States, but individuals, 115; powers

of Congress, 116 ; slave representation, 118; | Schleswig, Wars between the Danes amd Ger-
extent of power over the territories, 119; mans for the Possession of, (Prof. Adolphus
the ordinance of 1787, and the Missouri L. Koeppen,) 453. Present state of affairs,
Compromise, 122.

453 ; geographical description of Jutland,

454; inhabitants, 455 ; sketch of its history

from the fifth to the thirteenth century, 456 ;

Holstein incorporated with Denmark in 1214,
Party Discontents, 331. Candidates before 457 ; its possession again lost, ib. ; early dis-

the Philadelphia Convention, 332 ; singular sensions between the crown of Denmark and
course of the friends of Mr. Clay, 333; the Dukes of Schleswig, 458; first union of
grounds of discontent combated, 334; ex- Schleswig and Holstein-the act without
pediency defined, 337; eminent qualifications legality, ib. ; distractions of Denmark-wars
of the Whig candidate, ib.

with the Counts of Holstein, 459; Schleswig
Party, Necessity for— The Press—The Loco- alienated in 1386, ib. ; restored in 1424 by

foco Platform, (J. D. W.,) 8. The struggle for the Emperor of Germany, as umpire, 460 ;
power not discreditable, 9; the franchise, its the war continued, ib. ; escheats to the crown
exercise how influenced, ib. ; the press, cor- by the failure of direct heirs, 461; but again
rupting influences over it, 10; its importance alienated by an invalid act of King Christian
not duly appreciated, ib. ; Locofoco truth and I., 462; he is elected Duke of Schleswig and
consistency, 11; External vs. Internal Im- Holstein in 1460, ib. ; view of their internal
provements, 12; “ Democratic" ingenuity- condition, ib.; continued difficulties, 463; the
Protection, 13; opinions of the “ father of Ditmarsk commonwealth, 464; the revolution
Democracy,” ib.

of 1660, 467; Schleswig secured to Den-
Peace of Years, The, verse, 173.

mark in 1718 by the guaranty of Sweden,
POETRY.-Hymn of Creation, (in the In- England and France, ib.; difficulties with

dus) (William Wallace,) 24; Twenty Son- Russia, 468; the general peace of 1815, ib.
nets, with a Preface and Notes, (G. W. Shakspeare, Hudson's Lectures on, review, (G.
Peck,) 81; Stanzas, imitated from Sappho, W. P.,) 39.
141 ; The Peace of Years, 173; Midnight, Shore, The, verse, (J. D. W.,) 366.
323 ; Summer Afternoon in my Study, (W. Sonnet, 502.
Gilmore Simms,) 346* ; The Shore, (J. D. Stanzas, imitated from Sappho, 141.
W.,) 366 ; The Vengeance of Eros, imitated Summer Afternoon in my Study, verse, (W.
from Theocritus, (C. A. Bristed,) 482 ; Son- Gilmore Simms,) 346*.
net, 502; Song, ib. ; A Day in October, Swiss Revolution, The, (J. A. McMaster,) 63.
(J. H. Barrett,) 528; Undine: The Birth of

Importance of Swiss affairs to the rest of
a Soul, (Henry W. Colton,) 599.

Europe, 64; origin of the Swiss confederacy,
Princess, À Talk about the, review, (Charles ib. ; its struggles with Austria, 65 ; admis.
A. Bristed,) 28.

sion of new cantons, 66 ; consequent internal
Public Economy, Colton's, review, 142.

dissensions, ib. ; bad policy in regard to for-

eigners, 68; the French Revolution, 69;

jacobin intrigues in Switzerland, 71 ; secret

political clubs, 73; efforts at revolution in
REVIEWS.-Sir Thomas Browne, (Joseph Hart- 1830, ib. ; suppression of monasteries, 74 ;

well Barrett,) 15; A Talk about the Princess, calling in of the Jesuits by Lucerne, 75 ;
(C. A. Brsited,) 23; Hudson's Lectures on the Sonderbund, its organization and objects,
Shakspeare, (G. W. P.,) 39; French Revo- 76; outbreak of civil war, 77; attack upon
lution : M. Louis Blanc, (Henry Smales,) Friburg by the radicals, 79; treachery of its
90 ; Colton's Public Economy, 142; Arnell's commandant, ib.; present state of Switzer-
Poems, 174; Edward Vernon, 317; Lamb's land, 80.
Letters, (G. W. P.,) 381 ; Vanity Fair,
(Charles A. Bristed,) 421 ; Louis XIV. and

his Court, (N. S. Dodge,) 484 ; Lord Her-
rey's Memoirs of the Court of George II., Twenty Sonnets, with a Preface and Notes,
(N. S. Dodge,) 561; The Life and Letters

(G. W. Peck,) 81.
of Keats, (C. A. Bristed,) 603.
Revolationary History, Two Leaves of, taken

down from Conversations with Governor
Shelby, (Lieut. John J. Hardin,) 577. Battle
of Musgrove's Mill, 578; Battle of King's Undine, The Birth of a Soul, ballad, (Henry
Mountain, 580.

W. Colton,) 509.


Sadi, the Persian Poet, 275.

Vanity Fair, review, (Charles A. Bristed,) 421


Vengeance of Eros, verse, imitated from The- Whig ascendency, 221 ; Whig principles-
ocritus, (Charles A. Bristed,) 482.

opposition to executive usurpation--the veto,
Vinton, Memoir of the Hon. Samuel F., 297. 222 ; distinction between legislative and

Procures a collegiate education by teaching, executive functions, 223; ambitious views
298; studies law, and settles at Gallipolis, of Gen. Cass, 225; the advocate of execu-
Ohio, ib. ; enters at once upon a successful tive supremacy, 226; proper character for a
practice, 299; unexpectedly noininated for Whig candidate, 228 ; Zachary Taylor-bis
Congress in 1822, and re-elected for fourteen character and opinions, 229; grounds for the
years, ib.; procures an important modification action of the Convention, 231; the Alison
of the Land Laws, ib. ; defeats Calhoun's letter, 232; the Free Soil Party--its object
scheme of Indian migration, 300; debate on secured by the election of General Taylor,
Nullification, 302; his successful defence of 233.
the public lands system, ib.; withdraws from Whigs, Causes of the Success of the, at the
Congress in 1837, and reluctantly drawn late Presidential Election, (J. D. W.,) 547.
back in 1843, 303; his final retirement, 304. The result of the election, 547; disinter-

ested professions of our candidate, 548;
Congress restored to its original functions

by this election, ib.; a deadly blow given
War of Chizza, (Trans. by C. C. Hazewell,) by it to demagoguism, 549; course of the
399, 470.

Administration in the matter of annexation-
Wars between the Danes and Germans, for should have mediated before it annexed,

the Possession of Schleswig, (Prof. Adol- 550 ; what we have gained by the war, 551 ;
phus L. Koeppen,) 453.

tariff system of the Administration, ib.;
“ Woman's Rights,” (Rev. John W. Nevin, D. origin of their distrust of the people-Jack-

D.,) 367. Man the centre and embodiment son's experiment in banking, 552; doctrine
of nature, 367; humanity incomplete with- of the division of labor among the nations,
out a free social union of its members, 368; ib. ; evil effects of permitting manufactures
Religion the crowning idea of humanity, in this country, 553; operation of the tariff
369; the Family the fundamental form of of 1846-occasions great fluctuations in the
society, ib. ; the distinction of sex universal market, ib.; ruinous effects on manufacturing
and organic, 370 ; this distinction imperisha- districts, 554; why the farmers voted against
ble, 371 ; the physical difference of the sexes the Administration, ib. ; interest of Southern
-extends to the body as a whole, 372 ; the planters in the establishment of manufac-
moral difference also complete, 373; the tures, ib.; employment of slave labor, 555;
sexes designated to widely different spheres support of the Whig candidate by the com-
of life, ib. ; humanity completed in the unity mercial clases--improvement of harbors and
of the two sexes, 375; the nature of love, rivers, 556; reasons of the Administration

376; marriage a mutual self-surrendry of for vetoing the River and Harbor bill, 557;
individual personality, 378; theory of the doctrine of non-interference with the interests
emancipation of woman, 379.

of the country, ib. ; working of the credit
Whigs, The, and their Candidate, (Hon. Daniel system, 558 ; specie system of the Adminis-

D. Barnard,) 221. Objects to be gained by tration, 559.

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Ir is now certain who will be the candi- ment, the debt of honor must be paid, or date of the Whig Party for the next Presi- we lose all consideration, and therefore all dency. GENERAL Taylor has received force. a majority of all the voices of the Conven- The objections to the nomination of tion, and the spirit of our institntions, General Taylor arose out of a double miswhich rest for security in the acquiescence apprehension : first, of the political sentiof minorities, compels us, as good citizens ments of the nominee, and second, in reand good Whigs, to support the nomina- gard to his treatment of the Convention. tion.

On the first of these points, the homely Some inconsiderate persons in the North but spirited and satisfactory testimony of talk about a movement for the nomination Major Gaines, at the Whig Reception of Mr. Clay by Northern Whigs, notwith- | Meeting, held June 16th, in Faneuil Hall, standing he was among the candidates of Boston, will give some idea of the confithe Convention. If these persons were

dence reposed in his principles by his as careful of Mr. Clay's honor as they friends :were suspicious of Gen. Taylor's when it was falsely reported that the Gen. would “ Major Gaines then said he would recur to run whether he was nominated or not, they some of his late achievements, in which the would see that it is really a moral impos- He had exhibited the highest qualities of intel

country had opportunity to judge of the man. sibility for him to become a candidate, as

lect. He never in all his life had said or done it would have been impossible for Gen.

a foolish thing. He has never given a wrong Taylor had Mr. Clay been nominated. I order, has never made a mistake, or a wrong None of the names that were used by the Convention, except that of the nominee, “ As to General Taylor being a Whig, why can be used by Whigs represented in the there was no mistake about it. He is a greater Convention. Party conventions are not Whig than our worthy President, notwithstandunder the laws of the land; they are

ing bis boast. Why, said Major Gaines, they

called me in Kentucky the Whig High Priest, therefore governed by the code of honor. and, said he, General Taylor is a stronger The integrity and success of a party de- Whig than I.” pend on its rigid adherence to this code. Whatever be our chagrin or disappoint- To the virtues and character of the



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