A fire on Summer street, Boston, last evening did damage to the extent of $35,000.
The anniversary of the birthday of Emperor William was celebrated in Berlin yesterday. He received a congratulatory message from the Czar of Russia.
All the papers received by the President bearing on the case of Sergt. Mason have been referred to the Secretary of War, who has placed them in the hands of Judge-Advocate-General Swaim for report.
A vigorous attempt is being made to make Senator Eugene Hale chairman of the Republican Congressional Campaign Committee, with a view to the Maine campaign.