Senator Anthony was reported more comfortable last evening.

Rumors of further important arrests in London and Dublin are again current.

One of the severest hail storms ever known in the West occurred at Denver yesterday. Hailstones measuring an inch in diameter lay six inches deep in the streets.

The navy department has decided to hold a review of the North Atlantic squadron at Hampton Roads whenever Secretary Chandler returns from New Hampshire.

A cyclone, accompanied by rain, lightning and hail, struck Patterson, N. J., about five o'clock last evening. Several mills were unroofed, trees uprooted and the telephone system completely demoralized.

O'Donovan Rossa has a letter from Portsmouth, Eng., dated April 21, stating that two men are on the steamer City of Paris, who were selected out of forty to come to New York and assassinate Rossa.

THE WEATHER.WASHINGTON, D. C., May 9, 1883, 1 A. M. For New England, generally fair and slightly cooler weather, light, variable winds, higher barometer.