The Charitable Union desires, as in past years, to distribute Thanksgiving dinners to the poor of the city, and solicit for this purpose contributions of vegetables, fruits poultry, or, if more convenient, of money. All such contributions should be sent on Tuesday, Nov. 2 7th, to Mrs. Parker, 24 E. Ann street. There is need also, before winter fairlv sets in, of clothing for distri bution. Garments may be taken at any time to Harris hall and placed in the box under the stairs in the basement. becretary.