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re-sidue Broad-jfir! in-fiice Coicnrun sold to-day $6,000,000 of tho U. S. louii. for Me Republican lianiicr. ALUMNI SOCIETY. At the annual mooting of the Alumni Socioty of tho Nashville University, tho following summary was ordered to be published. Tho Society mot on the evening of the 3d inst. Pros. N. Cross in tho Chair, when a chasto and classic address was delivered before it and tho public, by William Walker, Esq-, of New Orleans, After which, tho minutes of tho preceding mooting wore read, and tho Society proceeded to transact its ordinary business. A. V. S. Lindsley, Esq., Treas., reported verbally, that, during tho past your, bo had received a-bout two hundred and soventy dollnrs. being the dividend declared upon the Stock of the Society within that time, nnd increasing the entire fund to more than thirty-live hundred dulltirs. It is to be regretted, that nothing bus been reuli.ed, since the last meeting, from the subscriptions of the members, designee! for the establishment of a professorship of modurii languages. The election of officers being in order, Prof. N. Cross was unanimously re-elei-ted President, and tho following gentlemen Vice-Presidents, for tho ensuing year Messrs. R. C. Foster, 3d, H. Stout, A. R. Manning nnd Hon. W. B. Tuiloy. Tho following wero also re-elected A. V. S. Lindsley, Treasurer, Thomas T. Smiley, Cor. Sec, and John A. McEwen, Rec. Sec. Rev. Dr P. Lindslcy was requested to continue in the office of Receiver another year, nnd a vote of thanks w as tendered him, f ir the manner in which be bad discharged the duties of thnt station. Mr. Charles Percy offered the following Resolution, which wusudoptcd: Resolved, Thin the thanks of the Society aro hereby tendered to William Walker, Esq., for tho beautiful and truly classic address, he has delivered to us, this evening, and that a commitlee be appointed, to request a copy of the same for publication. The Hon. W. B. Turley was elected to deliver the next annual uddress, and a committee nppointud, to apprize trim of the fact, and to request bis compliance. For the purpose of bringing together tho Ahltnui, and as a means of increasing tho funds of tho Society, it was resolved, that n supper be given, oa the night before the next Commencement, and that a committee bo appointed to mako arrangements and invito tho members to attend the RamCj. Tbe Socretury wi .meeting was char-ng, thnt expressed acterizedby a war itself in frequent nd humor, which were, received noffensivo spirit, tbtit prompted them members wore added to tho Society, radoatiug clans of tho Uni- vorsity, and evcry encouragement to hope that its inllue usefulness w ill oxtond, in pro- portion to thl use of its members, er of tho Society. N. CROSS, Pres. Published John A. McEwks, R e. Sec. JHwEnsnnnHN

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  1. The Tennessean,
  2. 11 Oct 1848, Wed,
  3. Page 3

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