LAST NIGHT'S FLASHES. Ben Butler is expected to succeed Secretary Fish in the Caoinet. R. R. Butler, of Tennessee, is to be prosecuted for fraudulent practices in the uiattor of pensions. Vinnie Ream has finished her jlO,-000 jlO,-000 statue of Lincoln. It is to be shipped from Romo at once. , Tho imports of the United Slates, for the eight months ending Oct. 31st, exceeded the cxporls by 0,700,00. A Stale Labor Reform convention will be held in New Hampshire, De-combor De-combor 2sth, to nominate candidates lor Stule oflKftrs. -""'venieot has been inaugurated in New lork lo purchase and present to Generals Grant, Sherman and MrLuIIau setts of mathematical aud surveying instrument.-! anil a library, at a con of a quarter nf a million. sli.OUU is subscribed each for Sherman and MeLellan. and jl.ToO tor Grant.