Hon. Edmund Burke died yesterday.
A severe coasting accident, in which several persons received severe injuries, occurred at West Quincy last evening.
At a meeting of the depositors of the Mechanics' Bank, of Newark, last evening, it was resolved to recommend the acceptance of the directors' proposition to pay 75 per cent., together with whatever may be realized from the Nugent property.
THE WEATHER.WASHINGTON, D. C., Jan. 26, 1882, 1 A. M. For New England and the Middle States, slightly warmer, cloudy weather and rain, winds mostly from south to west and lower barometer.