passed by the last Congress fixcs (lie rate üf postnge on newapapers, as f'ollows: Daily, per quartcr, 35 cents. Six times a vcek, 30 " Tri-weekly, 15 " Semiweekly, 10 " Weekly, 5 " - weigkt ïiot to exeocd four ounces - ïhc new rates take cii'ect July lst, lbOo. jË Tlicre are now 7000 perrons in tlio Uonvalescent C::inp ncar Wash iugton, 2000 of wlioin are rebel prisoners. - ■ i i - - i ; : ■ ■557" Ilon Georce II. Yeamau haa been nominated for re-electi"n to Congress, by the Union Conventiou of the Óweiisboro, Keutucky district.