An article from Poland, given in the last Augsburg Gazette,
states that the military preparations observed there some time since had. ceased.
The Emperor of Russia has conferred the Order of St. George, seconct class, on Admiral Sir R. Stopford.
By accounts from Hanover of the 31st December, the King had been confined to his bed for some days. The Crown Prince was also indis- posed, though not seriously ill.
According to the Cassel Gazette, "English lawyers are at present in- Hanover discussing the claim which the King makes to some Crown jewels, now in the hands of the Queen of England. It is reported that no arrangement is likely to be come to, and that the King intends to- institute a suit at law against her Majesty for their recovery."