como idea may be íormcd of tho spirit in whích the government is going tuto the war business by a glance at au official advertiseincnt whioh is published iu the Washington papers, Cailing for supplies. Proposals are invited for furnishing articles for tho artny, which are te be oponed ou tho 3d of June. Among tho articlea required we find tho íbllowing : Cotton goodirvariou8 descriptioas, yarda, 1,118,UO9 Flannel, váriouá calora, yarda, 1,100,000 Cloth. vaiious kinds, yarda, atoíkings, wockn, paira, 2!!0,'100 Blsnket, 60,00) Ihread, pound, 110 0 Buntíag.red, wliitc and blue, yards, 6.O U Ciittou.s, gi-oss, 2T.UUH Cantaén, ,';ms, 26,1)00 Camp betolM, 10,000 Togethcr with all eccessary tonta and tent cquipage, axes, hatohes, shovels, spades, &c.