Welch Post, G. A. R., has ünished thefireliininary arrangements for the observation of Decoration Day in this city. The orator of the day will be Rev. Washington Gardner, of Albion. The following committees have been nppointed: Exeeutive committee, Wm. F. Breakey, W. K. Childs, and II. A. Sweet: finance committee, Kobert Campbell, Conrad Noli, and F. Pistorious; committee on invitation and reception, H. S. Dean, Wm. Stevens, and C. II. Manly; committee on music and hall decoration, Ilarrison Soule, llobert Campbell, and J. L. Cox; committee on printing, J. B. Saunders, H. A. Sweet, and C. B. Davison; committee on flowe-rs, J. T. Jacob?, chairman, J. A. Marshall, F. Markley, A. D. Markham, John J. Schanz, L. T. Hessier, Michael Donahue, W. J. Clark, Aaron Long, Wm. Southard, II. Krapf, H. Keedle, Wm. N. Tice, J. M. Per" kins.Chas. Dunn, C. II. Manly,Nathan Woodmansee, T. L. Hewitt, II. P. Danforth, and Silas P. HUI.