Some sixty or seventy of the operatives of the U. S. Armory have suspended operations in consequence of awaiting the new model gun, now projecting at the Springfield Armory. How long they will have leisure time, remains to be seen. We have no doubt, however, that had such an event happened during military reign, full credit would have been given that odious system by those who desired some pretext for staving off “those things which they ought do.” But, as no elections are at hand, the “Civilians” are perfectly contented — We regret the occurrence, however, as worthy families are the sufferers.
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