Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, April 19, 1864, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated April 19, 1864 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. VOLUME III. PORTLAND, ME., TUESDAY MORNING. APRIL 10, 1864. WHOLE NO. 558 PORTLAND DAILY PRESS, JOHN T. OILMAN. Editor. U published at No. 82* EXCHANGE 8TKEET, by N. A. FOHTE K At CO. Thb Portland Daily PR*aei8^abli8hodat 87.00 nor year; if paid strictly in advauue, a discount of •1.00 will be made. Single copied threo cents. run .SI ainu St ati Pit bhp is published every Thurs day morning,at 82.0» per aniutin. in advance; #2 26 11 paid within * ix months; and 82 60, If payment bo delayed beyond the year. Hutes of Ail vort ini rise: One inch ol space in length of ooiuuiu, constitutes a “eqUAHM.*’ 81.60 per square daily first wrok; 76 cents per week alter; three insertions or lens, #1.00; coutiuuiug eve ry other day alter first week, 60 cents. iiaif square, three insertions or less, 76 cents; one week, 81.00; 50 rout* per we< k after. Under hea.l of A mi'hkmknth *2.00 per square per week ; three insertions or less, 81,60. 8vr<)ial Notickh, 81.76 per square first week, 81, U© per square after; three insert ion- or less, 81.25; half a square, three insertions, 81.00; one week, 81.26. Advertisements Inserted in the Maihb Statu Prbss (which has a large oiroulation in every part of the State) for 50 cents per square iu addition to the above rates, for each insertion. Lisal Notioks at usual rates. Transient ad v«rti»ements must be paid ferln ad tanoe. Business Notioks, in rending columns, 12 oents par line for one insertion. No oharge less than fifty sente lor each insertion. tW*Ail communications intended for the paper •honld bo directed to the “Editor of the Press,*1 aud those of a business character to the Publishers. UT*Jon PuivTino ot every description executed With dispatch. K. Tracy, Traveling Agent. COMMUNICATIONS. Boston nud Vicinity. Boston, April 10, 1(564. Tu tkf Editor of the t'reao : Workmen are engaged iu removing the deb ris of the Catholic nunnery which was burnt by a mob at Charlestown some thirty years since. The site is the most commanding one iu the vicinity of Boston. It has about twen ty acres of laud. The ruins have been a dis grace to the city. The rapid accumulation of greenbacks by the society, which are not available to them iu any oilier country, has led them to commence improving the lands. It bids fair t) be one of the most attractive situations on the continent. The Charlestown Water Works have been iu course of construction about one year. Ill luck lias been theirs. A New Vork contrac tor, with a plenty of cheek, worked a time, but that would not pay always. Next ou the course was a Herman Superiutemlant, under the control of the Water Commissioners, who now have suspended on account of a strike amongst the laborers, who demand <M) per day iustead of * I ..‘.a, which they haii been re ceiving. But most of them have left for oth er parts. Most of the prize goods sold by order of the government, in this market, having been seized iu attempting to run the blockade, have been shop-worn and unsalable. Keceut develupeiuenls bring to light that oue whose piety is resplendent, ami who has been honored by a seat iu the Judiciary of your State, lias lieeu taken in by one of the frail sisters of Ibis city, and that considerable hush money has lieeu used. The supply of vegetables is short in Ibis market. Ansi.. A Remark able Story. M AUKI A(,K OX snonr ACQUAINTANCE. A letter from l’almyra, N. Y., to the Rochester Expresr, tells this curious story: A remarkable (leap year) courtship and marriage came oil iu our quiet village last week, resulting disastrously to all the parties concerned. The whole case is uot so fully developed as to enable one to give a full re lation. It seems that a Miss C. M., a highly respected young lady of twenty years, had been holding a eorreapoudeuce with a young o til cur iu a military caiup in New Jersey, who had scut her au introductory letter vouching for his respectability. Said letter was written by au acquaintance of hers, who also was an officer. Several letters passed, lie sending his photograph, aud a request lhr her photograph. Ail this was very pleasant aud honorable. On Monday of last week a young and rath er prepossessing man of about twenty-five years, dressed iu military clothes, arrived here and called on the lady, aud announced himself as her dear correS|H>udeut. He was cordially received as such by Miss <J. M., not withstanding the parties failed to discover any similarity of likeness between him aud the photograph, hut that he explained to her satisfaction by saving it was takcu before ho went into the service three years ago. Mon day and Tuesday things wcut on lovingly, and he visited the moruiug prayer meetings, saug and spoke, and all were greatly ediC ed thereby. The accouut he gave ot himself was that he had resigned about four months previous, w-as now a deputy provost-marshal, was at Vicksburg when taken prisoner, au inmate of Libby eight mouths, and was at thu Gettysburg tight. On Tuesday night, much against the wish es of parents and friends, they were married. The next day he began to look after some workmen to paint and paper his father-in-law's house. IIi8 bargaiu with the painters was fair, showing plenty of greenbacks, and offer ing to pay down on the fuilillmeut of the con tract. lie looked at a number of llue resi dences, hut failed to strike a bargain. In conversation with the clergyman who married them, he slated that he had lost, on Main street, foOO, hut being a stranger, aud having already gained some notoriety, lie would not advertise it, “he did uot care lor the money." He claimed to be the owner of a farm of two hundred acres, near Elmira. Friday after noon, Mr. Officer, who had already assumed two or three names, procured a carriage and horses of Mr. Sweeney, of the Eagle, aud drove out, but did not, it seems, return as per agreement. In the moruiug, a letter arrived lor the bride, which was opened by the pa IVIltB Mltll (Vklltkli (A Isas fnun I. a_ . . poiuleut, the owner of the photograph. This document resulted iu sending Officers Clark ami Howe iu pursuit of the team and deluded bride. At Canandaigua he was ar rested, honed, aud placed in durance vile. The eyes ol the late Miss C. M. being opened, she upbraided him fur his deceit, and declared she would return home, which she did. The young scamp had to be knocked down before be would yield. To officer Clark lie confess ed he was a deserter from the army, aud wished him to call the provost-marshal, pre ferring to fall into his hands. Officer Clark, deeming it proper to notify the provost, did so. During the few minutes absence the prisoner had wrenched off' his irons and burned sucb papers in his possession as he thought proper. He is certainly a most ac complished villain. The affair has caused much excitement. It is due to tire parents of the misguided young lady to 9ay that they were opposed to the hasty marriage, and in sisted on a week's time, but the couple were determined, and threatened going somewhere else to have the ceremony consummated, and fearing that would make the affair more ridic ulous, they reluctantly and fearfully consent ed. Stock Oj-kkatioxh —Wall street, at pres ent, continues to be the only center of excite ment aud attraction in New York. The great menagerie of hulls and bears is the dailjT ga ziug stock of “capitalists.” All other busi ness is now tame compared with fortuue-liun tiug iu fancy stocks. The crowd of'dabblers,” old aud young, is immense. Brokers who do not make a thousand dollars tier day, iu com missions, are classed as old fogies. Specula tors who do not secure a snug little fortune iu a mouth are ranked as “feeble.” Money is easy, now, with hanks, hankers, brokers, mer chants—-everybody. Speculators are there fore multiplying rapidly. To be an “operator” now is only to he "in the fashion.” Why not, grandfather, says the young fop, witli his cane and cigar, make a “bold operation,” “go iu deep,” aud secure a fortune iu a year, rather thau be a whole age aboutit as you have been ? These boys are as thick in ami around Wall struct, now, as mosquitoes are in Comnmni paw Hay, and a great deal holder. Mauy ancient gentlemen are also among them, spec tacled and gray haired. What the end of this fortune limiting, we will not now stop to discuss. One thing, however, is plain; “cra zy people” and “fanatics,” are found in other places iieside pulpits and praying circles.— The wildest excitements ever witnessed by Whitfield, Xettleton, or Kinney were a dead calm compared witli the daily brain-snapping, lung-splitting, soul-absorbing zeal of Wall street. One visit to the Stock Kxchauge will satisfy anybody, divested of grave-clothes, that the devotees of Mammon or Mhylock are more crazy and fanatical than any other two legged animals in the universe. Now is the time to contract for lunatic-asylums, homes lor inebriates, hospitals and poor-houses.— Send In your plans and specifications. “Of fice hours from 10 to ;i.”—N. Y. Independent. THOMPSON & EDWARDS, Commission and Forwarding nURVHAlVTI, for the purchase aud sale of Flour, Grain, Provisions and Produce generally, NO. 6 DOLE'S BUILDING, Corner Clark aud South Water Street*. Chicago, 111. EASTERN ORDERS SOLICITED, w. n. thomprox. \ p n .a ,1K II. I. Eli* A RDM, J r- U- B0X RBKKK BY PICRMIMION TO Cragin & Co., Kutter, Kndicott It Co., Hankerf, John C. Gault,aud tl. W. Hinsdale At Co..Chicago.; E. T Gerrisli, Cashier Ca*co Bank, E. Churchill k Co.. I huuta» Shaw, aud Lyman & Marrett, Tortlaud. inch? oodtiw Navigation Tauglit — BY — T. 11. lJA.RS01Sr8, — AT — No. 12, Deer Street, Portland (^1 ENTLRMEN desirous of instruction In Tract! * cal Navigation will tind an experienced teach er. lie is the ouly experienced Ship Matter lu the Mate, who teaches Navigation, and I* e*peciallvai> pointed to qualify Ensign* and Mates for the U. S. mch2teod3iu HAVE bow been before tbe public for Dearly a year. They are unit entaily pronouuc«-d tbe ueaterft ami best filling collars extant. Tim upper edge presents a porf-ci curve, free from tlw angles noticed in all other collars. The cravat causes no puckers on the inside of tbe turu-down collar,—they are AH 8MUOI11 IN SI UK AS OUTSIDE.—and therefore perfectly free and ea«y to the neck. 1 lie Garotte Collar has a smooth and evenly fin ished edg«* Oil IIOTU hii»KH. These Collar* are not -imply fiat pieces of paper cut in tbe form of a collar, but are molded am* SHAPED TO PIT THE KECK. They are made in “Novelty “ (or turn-down stylejin every halfsize from 12 to 17 inch**, and in “Fure^a," (or Garotte,) from 13 to 17 inches; and packed in “solid size" in neat blue cartons, containing Ido etch: also iu smaller ones of 10 each,—the latter a very handy package for Travellers, Army aud Naiy Officers fir* EVERY Coi.I.AIt Is stamped 44Uiay'a Patbjit Moldbd Coll a a." Sold by all dealer* In Men’s Furnixling Goods. The Trade mip)died by HATCH. JOHNSON ft CO. Importers and Wholesale Dealer* in Men's Furnish 1*5? Good- aud Umbrellas bl DavuasHiaa St.. B«>*. TOn. M a H«. me 1j22 eodJiu FANCY”GOODS HOUSE, ” Wholeitle, H. MERRILL, No. 131 Middle Street, ( up sta*rs,) Portland, Maine. Silk, Twist, Buttons. Biudingf. Threads, Pius, Needles, Cutlery, Edgings Stationery, Facing*, Tape, Elastics, Belts, Combs, Suspender*. Toy*, Ac. DRESS AND TAILORS' TRIM MINUS. me hi eod3m CITY OF PORTLAND. Mayo a * Or-iOE, April 6,18G4. fill IK City of Port at d will advance to persons in -*■ listiug in the I ailed Stales Navy uu the quota of tills city, the toilowiug State bounties, to fie paid to tbe pi«r*>n enlisting, alien mustered into service on board tho Kocaiviug ship*, viz: $100 For One Year’s Enlistment, 200 44 Two 44 300 44 Three 4 4 4 4 Those having families dependent on th< in will rt‘ ceive State aid. .JACOB McFFFLAN, Mayor. ap€-eod3w Administrator’* Sale. Y virtue of a licence from Probate Court, I shall 1 > oiler at Public Sale, ou TUESDAY, May .’Id, at l i o'clock, A M. at tbe store of Morris, (Ccent- ft Sawyer, No. 90. Commeroial St., tbe Real Estate of the lute Juhn P Daiu«, btiug the Rouse and l.ut NorM, Waterville St. CATHARINE H. DA IN K, Admiiiistralix of the late John P. Daine. apr9eod3w* City of Portland. WUKKKAS ItOliKKI I. KOBISOK haa peti tioned the Oily Council to 1,y out u new Street or Public Way lu aaid city, bcgluutug »t theteriuiuu* of Mayo Street, runuiug aero*, tbe Hat* in Buck Cove, and to In- a oootlDuutiou of Mayo street, and whcrraa.aid petition wueielenedby tlie City Couucll Keb’v ltith, ISOS, and taken from tho lilcu March 21.1, 1««, aud referred to the under aignef, for them to cou.ideraud »ct anon, therefore Notice is beroby given to all parties intere.ted, that the Joint d'audiug t'ominittee of the City Council ou laying out near *treeta, will meet to hear the parties aud tiew the proposed way on the 23d day of April, 1861. at So'clock in the afternoon at the twin!uu* or Mayo street, and will then and ther. proceed to d. Urmiuf aud adjudge w hether the pub lic convenience require, raid street or way to be laid out. Oiven under our hauda on this l&th day of April. A. L>. 1*3* r JACOB McLKLLAN , .stkvkn.s smiin WM. U. STEWAKT, I,. WM. (i. SOL I.K. , Committee on C h. FADD. Laving out JNO D. SNOWMAN. New Streets. April 10. Cily of Portland. WHEREAS DANIEL OOl'LD and ethers have petitioned the City Council to lay out a new Street or Public Way in said city —begiuugat the 'erminus of Vox Street, running across the lists in Back Cove, parallel with Moaolu Street, aud to be a continuation ol Fox street, aud aud nb.reassald netitiun was referred bv the City Council, l>tc Nth, .862, taken from the flies March 21st, 1884. and re ferred to the undersigned, for them to consider and act upon, thei etbre Nutice is hereby glvm to all partiea Interested, that the Jotut Standing Committee of the City Coun cil on laying out new streets, will meet to hear the parties aud view the proposed way on the 28d day of April, 1864. at 4 o'clock in the atleruoun, at the t nonius ot run Street,and will thou aud thetepro ceed to dnormine and adjudge whether tbe public coavcuience requires said street or way to be laid A*'™<‘r<"r h»»d‘ on 'Sis 13th day of April, JACOB M( (.EI.LAN, i STEVENS SMITH. i ,, WM H bTEWAHT Commitlc on WM.U.SOULE, iLayiijgout C. K.I ADD, ' New Streets. JNO It SNOWMAN, I April 16, 1864. a;jw Stale ul Malar* Executive liKPasraxtiT I Augusta. April 7, 1814. I An adjourned session of the Executive Council will he held at the Council Chamber, in Augusta on Monday, the Second ltav of May next Attest: EPHRAIM 1 LINT JK. xprtdtd Secretary of State. To Mamifactnren. FPIIK suhscrlher being in correspondence with an I Emigration Agent in Birmingham, England, (a ho lots been in the husiuess for a long time > wili obtain through that Ageuey Artixaoaor Workmen of all classes with promptness and dispatch. EOWAKD SHAW, March »,1664 tf U2 I Middle street. Portland. l»4*«'k Plank OlyCk M 2i, .laud 3j iuch SEASONED WHITE l'INE DI CK PLANK forsateby , ,, 8 0. OVER, apr4 dim* No. » Central Wharf. Kfinoval. Dll I.UDWIO has removed to No. 60 High BE, corr«rof Courr«H ® Portland, March 17, 1864. mohl7 dtf MISCELLANEOUS. SPRING & SUMMER OPENING! A. D. REEVES, TAILOR & DRAPER, NO. 98 EXCHANGE STREET. lias just returned from Boston and New York with a RICH ANl) FASHIONABLE ASSORTMENT OF Cloths, Cassimeres and Vestings, Of every variety and style, (including many of the most unique patterns of the season,) which he pur chased for caxA, and consequently can give an ole gaut4'riT out" attlio LOWEST ( ASH PRICES ! lie invites his old friends and customers, and the public generally, to call and examine his stock. Having enlarged bis store by the removal of bis work-room above, be has accommodations more ex tensive for the display of his goods. April 8, 1864. dtf NEW MILLINERY! -TO OPEN ON HONDAV, APRIL till. A — The subscriber, having leafed the new store, No. 2i Free street, 2d door from Ceuter St., has just received a due assortment of the LATEST STYLES OF SPRING AND SU.V.MKR GOODS. which she is prepared to manufacture to order and sell at the lowest cash I'kk kh. A good assortment of READY HADE BONNETS always on hand mourning goods in store and made to order Having had eight vefrs experience ia manufac turing millinery goods. I trust 1 shall be able to please all who may favor me with their custom. ▲ share of patronage is most respectfully solicited. MAKY A. fthlLLJNt.S Portland, April 2,1804 apridtf rtULH I WANUtH & ZUNutR, NO. 81 miDDI.E 8THEET, (FOX BLOCK), Are Again in the F'ielil — WITH Divisions, Brigades ft Regiments! -or NEW AND FASHIONABLE DRY GOODS! FOR THE SPRING. Ladies of Portland aud vicioity are respectfully invited to call and see the many beautiful styles ot Foreign and Domestic Dress Goods JEST RKCEIVEDI Also, the great variety Houmc# Furnishing Goods ! Such as Brown and Bleached Cotton Sheetings and Shirtings, Table Linens, Drillings, I ickiugs. Douitus. StrijRK. Ac. Also, just receiving, the latest styles of ' haudsouie Spriug Balmoral Sls.lrts And the most fashionable SPRING SHAWLS. A complete stock of CLOTHS AND CA8SIMERE8, FOB BOYS’ AND MEN’S WEAK. CLOAKINGS! CLOAKINGS!! An elegant assortment. We are just ready to manu facture to measure, at the shortest notice, auy of the new aud desirable Spriug Cloaks. Warreuted to suit. FEI'CHTWAIEUEK * ZIJNDER, (FOX BLOCK), NO. 81 MIDDI.K STKKKT, POBTLAND. Huh. P- S. — Ladies need not ask for goods from the wrt-cked steamship Bohemiau^ as we have none but souud aud lresh goods, which we warraut as such, aprltf A SPRING SUPPLY -or FASHIONABLE GOODS, -nm— COATS, PANTALOONS AND VEST8. obtained during the last week in New York and Bostou, may be found at the store of WILLIM C. BECKETT, Merchant Tailor, NO , 137 Middle Street. 8<>me of these Goods, which have boon recently imported, differ much iu color, texture aud finish from the styles that have continued in vogue tor a year or two past, and are considered very elegant. Besides these and other Goods,—coin prising all the varieties for fashionable wear, at the same place may be found a good supply of Niandard Ot rnan, Frencih, and English It roodciot li. and l>*e Nklaa. for genteel suits; together with styles of VealtaC" selectod with a view to suit all tastes. Also, excellent goods for Spring Overcoats, Eng lish Walkiug Sacks. Paletots, aud other Business Coats, with plates of the latest styles of Cutting aud Finishing. QT No. 137 Middle Street.^ mch2b dtiw CHAPMAN, Jr., Patmt and JUisinest Ag» J» cncy, No. 229 Congress Street. CLOTHES WKINCKKS at wholesale ami retail. Agents wanted (in every town). Call at 229 Congress Strret. HAWSK'S Pullet/ P.leratina and llero! ring Clothes Dryer for* salt ut 229 Congress Street. AN improved Waterwheel, unsurpassed by auy yet invented. Models ut 229 Congress Street. PAUT1KS having capital to iuvest would do well to call at No. 229 Congress Street. MONKY is being made by those who have invest* ed at 229 Congress Street. ASPK1NU HKI>. which, tor simplicity and dura bility, if unsurpassed. Samples at 229 Cou-grcss Street. VOTHING ventured nothing gained is the maxim ii at 229 Congress Street. rl'ST received a new lot of Amnion's Premium Wriugers at 229 Congress Street. RUNDLKT tUpair's Wringo s and Lamps at 629 Congress Street. inch24 dtf FOB SALE, Cheap for Cash! A (iHl£AT VAR1STV OF CMILDREHS CARRIAGES, Bird Cage*, Rocking IIor*e*, I.udic* Work and Traveling Basket*, Toy*, Marble*, l*OKT MON A 1 KS, I. A 1*1 KS’ KKTK’l I.K.N AN 1* MAtis, minis. VIOLINS, I.I ITAUS VIOLIN SlltlNl.H, WU1TINU KKBK8, WORK UOXE3, \a — BY — W. L>. ROBINSON. Ill Kichuuge 8t. moliH3m Book Card & Fancv Printing ■ KAIL* KAKCUI'KU AT THE OFFICE OF TME PRES WANTS, LOST,FOUND Wanted. A Second hand Piano -not particular about style, ia it good tone aud action. Please address B, Box 2X21 P. O., Portland, giving price. apl2dlw WANTED! 1,000 WOMEN, To make Army Drawer*. Also good 1‘ant Baiter* aud kiukiliera wanted iu the aliop to make ARM Y PANTS. None but £ood workmen wanted. Apply at the ronmaln PRKK HTHKKT RLOCK. over the atom oue door north of Tolford'a. No work given out or taken iu Mouday forenoon* or Saturday afternoon* leb29dtf 8. W. HUNTINGTON. $200 Reward. A UK W AUD of Two Hundred Dollar* will be paid by the owner* of the Kerry Boat II. II. Day, lor the apprehension of the per*on or per*ou* who malic.ously daoia*ed said Boat, on Monday nlglit *»**• 1‘oitTeAnii, Ajtril«, lhtB. d&i* Wsuited.! Second-Hand Candle Boxes, ▲t No. 90 Portland Street, Portland. Jan7 dtf Wuifetctl. TO an experienced American Woman, desiring a good home, a situatiou is offered as housekeep er iu a small family wher** she would be treated as one 81ie would be required to take charge of ami do thecooklug and ehamberwork, see to the wash woman, and do the iron i tig. The wurk iu the whole would be light. Pay 1.50 per week. En quire so Exchange St. BOARD. PLEASANT rooms aud board, at No. 72 Danforth St , 2d door above Brackett Bt Call soon. Also a good stable for reut on the premises, nicliga daw • BREED A: 'HIKE Y, NO. 60 ONION ST11EET, Manufacturer* and Wholesale Dealer* in Boots, Shoes, Rubbers, Shoe Stock and Findings. Importers of S«ue», Lnstings and On»««Uin|i, And the only M innfacturersof KIl) AND GOAT STOCK in the State. Having had largo experience, and be* in* importer* aud manufacturers, enables u«to sell the same articles as low as they cau be bought in Boston. We have always taken especial paJus to give our customers HF.L/All/.K HOODS, aud be lieve none have given better satis lac I ion. Country dealers are invited to examine our stock before pur chasing. Particular attention given to orders re ceived by mail. feblO dA w3m J. W. SYKES, Purchaser for Eaiten Accoaat ov LOUH, GRAIN, 8KKDS, PROVISIONS, LARD, BU ITER and WESTERN PRODUCE generally. Parttcolar attention given to shipping by quickest and oheapeat route*. No. 153 SOUTH WATER ST. r.o. Box 471. Chicago, lllinoU. RursuBircua— Messrs. Maynard A Sons; II A W. Checkering; C. U. Cummings A Co.; S. O. Bowdiear A Co.; Charles A. Stoue; Uallett. Davis A Co., of Boston, Mass. Cashier Elliot Bank, Boston. J. N. Bacon. Esq., President Ncwtou Bauk, .fcwton. C. B. Cotlin: Warren Ellis A Mon*. New York City jy» «3dly, ('outaifloiia DiociiMv*. o iapter I4lh, Section* 9u and 33, of the Revised Statutes: 8k('T. 3U When any disease dangerous to the pablic health exists in a town, the uiuuicipal officers shall use all possible care to prevent its spread and to give public notice of infected plaoes to travellers, b? displaying red flags at proper distances, aud by ail other means most effectual, in their judgineut, for the common safety. SKtrr 32 When a householder or physician know* that a person under his care is taken sick of any such disease, hr shall immediately give notice there of to the uiuuicipal officers of the town where such person is, aud it he neglects it he shall forfeit not less than ten, nor more than thirty dollars. The above law will be strictly enforced Jt)UN 8. HEAI.D, febl2tmayl City Marshal and Health Officer. GRAFTS 2 iVII.MA ms. 8(V<-Ra*OK* TO .1. W. HUN NEWELL A Co., No. 5 6 7 A 9 Commercial Wharf, Bostop. Importers aud Who!.-sal. Dealers in /h ugs. Medi cines. Faults, Otis, Dye Stuff*, Manu/acturrrs, ar ticle*. aud Chemicals. Manufacturers of Copal I’ar nisht s. Japan Ac. Agents for Forest /titer /.end Mystic Lead Co. French aud American Zinc, Druggist's, Perfumers and Liouar Labels. General Ageuts for J. L. Huunewell's Universal C«»ugli Rem edy, Tolu Anodyne and Electric Pills. mch21eod3m TO MERCHANTS. fllUK undersigned having greatly increased their X fhciiities for manufacturing HOOTS AND SHOKS, and having large experience in tnai oranch, would call the attention of the trade to the same. We shall in future be much better able to supply the de mands of the trade then heretofore, and are confi dent that in the quality, both of our stock and work, we can give satisfaction, as we manufacture ex press ly for the retail trade. 1 hose buying for cash will find it to their advantage to look at our stock, which consists in psrt of RCRRERS, SULK and WAX LEATHER, FRENCH and AMERICAN CALF, French kip, Lentoime and Indot Calf, (loaf and Aid Stock, Serges and Webs, Root and Shoe Machinery and Findings of ail kinds. Mr Edmund Likmy, late of tho firm of Messrs, ('has. J. Walker ft Co , has associated himself with us. and relying on his mauy years experience in manufacturing, we are confident in making the above statements. TYLER ft LAMB. Portland. Feb. 1. 1864. feb6 d4m. SHERIDAN & GRIFFITHS, (Successor, to Joseph liruy A Co.,) PLASTERERS, PHI* i 0K*11I*TAT STUCCO & MASTIC VotkIH ARK row p-upared to furni.h tlio public with Comer Pieces and all kiuds of Plaster Orna ments »' aheap as any other establisment ia the State, ami at the shortest notice. We will also giro prompt attention to repairing Plastering. Whitening, White Washing anil Color ing LS^Please leave your orders at No. 6 South street opposite the Riding School. tel>26 dSm NEW ORLEANS. S. D. MOODY Sr. CO.j OoinmiUHion Merchant, (57 Tchoupi tonla* at.. New Orleans. La Rerarcnc'*; Baker ft Morrill, Bo*tou; frankliu Snow ft Co., Boston; Wise ft Bussell, Boston; C. Nickerson ft Co., N. Y.; ltichft Co.,St. Louis. YF* Particular attention given to Consignments of vessels, Lumber, Hay, Oats, fc. mch23 a3m Notice. A FINAL Dividend of the first fund from the* as sets, set apart iu reduction of the Capital Stock ol the late Rank of Portland, will be paid, ou ami alter this date, to the Stockholders of said Bank, at the time of the rtnluction of its capital, or to their legal representatives. The dividend will be paid at the Canal Rank Portland. Portland. March 29,1864 mch2fl disftw* (■ra§s Seed, < Ihtm* Ac. JUST received a choice lot of “ Colehrook” HERDS CRASS. Vermont and Michigan CLOVER and RED-TOP seed. Vermont CHEESE, and various brands Extra and Family Fleur for sale at the lowest cash prices by PLUMMER*ft COLE, Corner of Portland and Green St’s. mehd w6w* Wood, Pul in Leaf uud Hoiipy. DO I LOUS CEDAR. OVTT 101 LOUS MAHOGANY, 17 LOGS LANCE WOOD, 6398 BUNDLES PALM LEAF, 30 3 MATS. 7 TIERCES HONEY, Cargo Bark Albiou Linculu. For rale by IIOP11N1 EATON, feb9 No. 1 Ceulral Wharf. hlfiiin Power lo Keul. KOOMS with Steam power can he had, by appli cation fo J. L. WINSLOW, ti Uniou St. apr*2 3w ft^YlVK Do LI. A US will be given for the detection a and uooviotiou of any person or persoassteailaf tapers from the doom of oar subeoriberi. um ru»i4*u*iuiorTftftftriuMiB. INSURANCE. American Exchange FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY! OF NEW YOKE. Capiial #300.000, lasur* Building,. Merehnadlse. Haase bald Furniture. Krais, Leases. Ves sels Ike Sleeks, aad alker Far aaaal Property at laa Law asl rries. SAMUEL BROWN, President. WILLIAM RAYNOR,Secretsr. EDWARD SHAW, Agent, 102 Middle Street. •et27 lycod STATEMENT iOF TMB Atna Insurance Company, OF HARTFORD. CONN., On the 1st day of November, A. D. 1963. as required by the Laws of tbe State of Maine. The Capital Stock is.*1.600.000 and with the turplut it invetttd at follows: Real estate, unincumbered, *87,963 18 Cash iu band, on deposit, and in agents' bands, 216,960 66 Lnitod States Stocks, 612,9*7 60 State aud City Stocks, and Town Bonds, 609.460 00 Bank aud Trust Company Stocks, 1,017.270 uO Mortgage Bonds. 331.980 00 Atlantis Mutual lua. Co's scrip, 1962-3, 16,896 60 Total Assets, *3,026.879 74 Amount of Liabilities for Losses not due or adjusted, *176.41184 Amount at risk, estimated, 116 616,479 Of THOS. A. ALEXANDER, President. Lucids J. Hannan. Secretary. Hartford, AW. 7, 1963. is C, CHURCHILL, Agent, No. 4 Iron Block, Portland Pier. deo6 dtf _^ MAINE INSURANCE 00. Aagnata, Maine. THE Maine Insurance Company insure against loss or damage by Fire. Buildings, Merchan dise and F nruiture, on terms as favorable as it can be done by any solvent Company. Policies issued for On*. Three, or Five years. J. L. CUTLER, President. J. H. WILLIAMS.Secretary. EDWARD SHAW-Agent, Vo. 102 Middle Street. oelteodly Spring and Summer Goods! P. B. l^ROST, Merchant Tailor, 94 Exchange St., Having returned from New York and Boston with the bust assortment and xkwbmt stylus of Eui;li*li, French, German, Scotch and American Cloth*, Embracing all the desirable STYLES, SHADES and FINISH to be found in the market, auitable for BUSINESS HUIIS. ENGLISH WALKING COATS, Spring OVKKCOATS and GUESS SOLI S. Nice Veating, Army and If&vy Cloths. Every pains will bd taken'to give entire tali* faction in FITTINil, workmanship and prices. CLOTHS FOR BOY'S WEAR, Particular atteutiou given to Cutting A Manufacturing Boy's Clothing inch 9eod3u> JOHNS’ €OAlT A TONS Stove sise, at 198 Commercial St. x OV7 (Richardson ’* Wharf.) Port laud. The undersigned has sold the Johns* Coal for nine vears last past. It has given general satisfaction. Where there is a fair draft, no coal excels for oookiug use. Other varieties, to wit: LEHIGH, Sugar Loaf, and Hazleton. SCIIUY LK ILL, (W. Ash.) Lo«ust Mountain. RED ASH, the genuine FRANKLIN JOAL. Also, the Diamond CC M HER LAN D COAL, a prime article for Smiths* use. All coal from this wharf, will l>e sent In good order, carefully picked and screened. mch3i*eodtf JAMES II.B4KKR. C ounty ol t'limVwrlniul. Tkxasuhkxs or kick, April 1864. STATKMK.NT ol Posts of Criminal Prosecution*. allowed by the Supreme Judicial C ourt, at the March 1'erm, A D. ls»[4, made in couformitv with tin; requirement* of au act of the legislature of Maine, entitled “Au Act relatiug to Kiues aud Costs of Crim inal Prosecutions, ' approved MarCh *J7th. 186b, S Prosecutions. General Bill *31 61 State rs. Alexander Puss 4 i* 3. J. Court. 3. J. C. Nehciui&h C. IUm 4 40 *• 44 Kbeu Peadexter 4 28 " •• George Hall 4 2* 44 »* James Nowlan 4 40 44 " James Jones k George Pike 4 2* Muu Court 44 Frederick M. I.ibby 4 4" 3. J. Court. •• Certain iutoxicatiug li quors claimed by J. 3. Abbott 4 4t» Muu. Court. " Jas Bradley, Jr , appt. 4 40 •* 44 Richa d K. Duddy, " 4 40 44 ** lssac Stevens 4 40 3. J. Court. " Arthur l.ane 4 40 44 *• Coring JossJyn 4 28 Mun. Court. •* Same 4 28 •• «• Thos. Castleton, alias Charles Smith 1 lit 3. J. Court. 44 Almon C. Kmery 4 40 *• • Same 4 40 44 44 Henry Haskell k Sami. Coring 4 2.8 Muu. Court. “ James Devine 4 40 “ “ Ira W. Clark 4 40 •• " same 4 40 44 •* George II. Leavitt 4 2* “ •* Thomas Newcomb 15 98 3. J. Court. ‘‘ Kan-will J. Carter aud tireeuleaf Chute 1 10 Mun. Court. 44 Peabody hneelaud 4 40 3. J. Court. 44 W illiam Henry 14 93 Muu. Court. ** Same 6 44 44 44 Michael Dorau st aU 29 22 44 44 Charles K Neal et als 18 84 44 44 David Butman 22 0* 44 44 Same 7 02 44 4 4 Lorenzo 3. Twombly 10 44 3. J. Court. 44 William Duddy 20 6 3 4 4 44 David Brown, A 44 81 44 4 4 bume, B 7 55 44 44 Same. C 7 56 44 44 James Ilall 7 55 4 4 44 Sanies 47 44 44 44 William J liarmou 46 97 44 44 Same 7 55 44 44 Peabody Kneeland 7 55 44 44 Same 67 2d 44 44 John hcnnisoit 17 14 Muu. Court. 44 Margaret Wallace 57 2* 44 44 Samuel II. Doten 12 96 3. J. Court. 44 FrancisO.J Smith 996 44 44 Ira W. Clark 13 1 9 4 4 44 ltich'd P. Cummings, appt 8 4 0 44 * Geo W. St John, appt 6 65 Mun. Court. 44 Columbus H. T. Bean 27 15 Trial Justice. 44 Charles F. Fowler, _ 7 73 Muu. Court. 44 *680 89 THOMAS H. MF.AD, County Treasurer. Portland, April 12.1864. apl3 dlau fcw3wl5J| To ItlnuuUkrtnrer*, Ship Builders, AS D persons doiroos of Kell Estate Iurestments, th.- lollowiag property is uttered at good bargaius, 30 Houses at prices from 81500 to #5u00. 100 House Lots at puces from sduu to cask) 3t««) Foot of water froul suitable for wharves Ship yards, Maiiufvcturiug Sites, fronting deep water with One spriug of water adjacent thereto and a portion of it adjoimug the (irnud Trunk Itail Road, from which freight may lie deposited on the premises. tnohlT 3m MUSES OOL'LD. 71 fiddle St. Dtrigo Inwiirtmrc Company. f|MlK undersigned, a majority of the persons I uauint in the lirst section of an Act eutilled “ Au Act to incorporate the lltrigo Insurance Co.,’* approved April 4, lwfjdJ, lieToby give notice that they have o|veued Books lor subscription to the Capital Stock, of said Curni auy, at the Office of the Port* laud Mutual Eire lusorauce Company, or at the McrcbauU' E.aohauge Boom. JOSEPH HOWARD. KBEN STEELE. A K . SHL’RTLKKF. J B. CARROLL. WM. CHASE. . EZRA CARTER JR. J. C BROOKS. D. W CLARK „ . _ W. W. THOMAS. Portland, March 33, ISM. mch3t dkwOw H O T E LS. Splendid Pleasure Resort! THE WHITE HOUSE, (FORMBHLY WILSoN HOUSB.) J. P. MILLER,.PROPRIETOR. This popular H otel ha* recently boen pur jC based by Mr. Miller (of tbe Albion j and ha* Lcen thoroughly refitted, renovated and re paired, aud numerous excellent alteration* I_[made. It i* located on the Saccarappa road about lour mile* from Portland, affording* beautiful drive over a good road, aud Just about far enough for pleasure. It ha* a fine large Dancing Hall and good Bowling Alleys. In clo*e proximity to the house is a warm and roomy Stable, containing twenty nice stalls. There is also u well sheltered Shed, 106 feet long, for hitching horaos. The choicest Suppen will be got up for sleighing and dancing parties, who will find it greatly to their pleasure and advantage to resort to the White liou«e. No effort will be spared for the entertainment ol decl9-dtf HALLOWELL HOUSE REOPENEDI HEW FURNITURE & FIXTURES! 8.0. DEXIKI8, Proprietor. fcR1 The public are specially informed that the snacious, convenient and well known Uallowii l IIousk, iu the center of Ualiowell, two miles from Augusta, and four miles from Togus Spring, has beeu refurnished, and is open for tfce reception ot company aud permanent boarders Every attention will be given to the comfort ol guest*. STABLING, and all the usual conveniences of a popular hotel, are amply provided. Uallowel', Eeb. 1 1864. mch25 eodtf THE AH ERIC AN HOUSE, Manover Street .... Boston, The Largest and Best Arranged Uotei IN NSW ENGLAND. LEWIS RICE, Proprietor. ooltly FASHIONABLE CLOTHING ! AUtt. P. YORK, 3Xercilm,nt Tiiiloi*, Having taken the elegant and commodious store NO. lOI TIIDDLF STREET niRIIR or PLUM. Invite# the attention of Gentlemen to his rich in* voice of Foreign and domestic Cloths for Spring and Bummer wear, all ol which have juut beeu -elected from Ilia large-t aud teet -lock- in New 1 urk aud Hu tuu. aud will be made up tu order aud with despatch m the lateut Ulrica—/U m a tched sci rs, co a rs, pasts or tests, as may be deaired. FUltNISH INQ GOODS la great variety, and suited to the tasteu of all. coa •tantly on haml FKEsH HOODS ItEi'EII'ED KTEUY WEEK 104 MIDDLE STREET. Portland, March 1. Ism. eodtojun l Mason & Hamlin’s CABINET ORGANS. TUK subscriber, being impressed with the great excellence of those Instruments, and their adap tation either for small churches, vestry#, or parlors, oders them for sale to the citizens of Portland and vicinity. The mannfhcturers have tbs written testimony ot over a hundred of the best Organists and Musicians, both foreign and native, to the effect that they are superior to any Instrument# of the kiud that they have ever seen. Among the testimonials of such as Thalberg, Morgan and Zuudel, I* the following from GotUchalk : “Muaatcs. Nabob k Uavlii —I congratulate you on the introduction of a new Musical Instru ment, long wanted, and Bare to ttud it# way ict4> every household of taste aud rettnemt-ut that can possibly afford its moderate expense. Your Cabinet Organ is truly a charming instrument, worthy of the high praiss it has received, and tar superior to everything of it# class I have seeu. 1 take pleasure in commending it most heartily as everywhere wor thy a place beside the Piano Porte. to which it is a due oomnlement, from its capacity for rendering much delightfol music, sacred, scalar. clas#io and popular, to which the Piano is not adapted." GOTT8CUALK. New York. Ztd Sept . 1863 These Instruments may be found at the Mu»io Room# of the subecriber. where they will be sold at the manufacturers' prioee. H. 8. EDWARDS* No. 849 1-1 Btowart'a Hlook. Concroae Bt dee6 dtf Scotch CanviiN, -FOR SALE BT JAMES T. PATTEN ft CO., Bath, Be. OfWl BOLTS Saperior Bleach*d “t-rvr 300 do All Long flaw “Guv- .. Warn orumaatcontract,” » . «00 do Kxtrn All Loaf das #»*•»*». SOU do Mary Pine Delivered In Portland or Boutoa. Bath. April S0.1H83 aptldtf Coal *m<l Wood! -AT TUI LOWEST PRICES FOR CASH, > DML1YKRRD TO ASY PART OP TllR UTY, at suort sort CM. Our Coal U of the very Ufcsr quality, anil war ranted to give «att.faction. -ALSO, FOK SALK All Kinds of Hard uud Soli Wood. The Tublic are Invited to give u. n call, ae we are bound to give eatulaction to all who favor ae with their custom. OFFICE NO. 49 COMMERCIAL STREET. RAHDALL A McALLISTER »u«»0 ly__ _ __ TO suit* m il.DKRS. V. S. iV ,J. U. HIIOKINS, COM MISSION YlKKtll ANT8, mud wholesale and retail dealers iu Ship Tiviikk a»i> Plank Have fur sale at their Wharf, l l.itual SsiCakb, Kast ltuaTox.K0.U00 Li 'uud Osi. Trr matte, ‘1.0UO Hiu'kmatack A'meet, planed Also Whitk Oak Plaxk andTimuuk.Chkhtm r Hoard* aud Plank Whitm Pink. Dkck-I’lank. ke. Patticular at tention paid to Furnishing Uni Maui hy the Cargo, luchol 4.13m Colley, Burnham & Co., Cabinet lakers anil I pholsterers, 368, Congress Street, AKfc prepared to do all kinds of Calduet and Up hoi story work, at the shortest notice. All kind'* of Furniture, Lounges A Mattresses - constantly on hand— N. It. The public are invited to call end examine. ii'i-U4 dlf Seoteh Canvass. HOI. I'd—from the factory of Oevid Cor aw’ " .er A Son., Leith a .ail cletli of .uporior quality—just received per “Jura”, iuJ for sale hy MoiilLV Y . ICY AN A DAVIS, mch'26 dtf 161 ('oimnercial Street PARTICIPATION. Portland Mutual Fire Insurance Company. This Company will issue Polices to be free after the payment of six, eight or ten Premiums at the option of the insured and at rates as low as auy other Compauy. The Issue ot Free Policies reudt-n it at the least equal it not superior to the participation companies Office No. 102 Middle 8t. CHAKl.haH HoLDKN. Pr««. „ . _ W>WAKD 3UAW, 3«o. >eb If dfcir tf. ~BUSINESS CARDS. W. W. CARR & CO., Having taken tbe P'ruit Store formerly ooeupted by O. HAWYEK, I%’o. 3 Eichaujte Street, Are prepared to offer to the trade a large aad well selected stock of Foreign and Domestic Fruit I Wholesale and Retail Braaies. Hprwre Cea, I .eve wg ee I .emeu.. (beery Seed, 4'au.llee, L.lwee», Lewea By rap. li.ssy, rreuee, Ceeed Nan. Fl«e. Ciirew, Nate, all blade. Date., Olive., U.lelwe. T.bweew, S-rdlaea, ( l|.,b r»"f Cmwdlea of all deeerlptlwm. oot# dtf F. M. CABSLEY, CABINET MAKER AND UPHOLSTERER, Ho. 51 Union Street, I8«8E?,.*red *° d0 •** *!■<*• of CABINET JOB BING In a prompt and satisfactory manner. Book and Show Caiei made to order. wrnmltare Made. Repaired and Varnished at _PortIa.d.May»THOrlC,S IRA WINN, Agent, No. 11 Union St., Ie prepared to tarnish STEAM KNOIHES and BOILERS, of various sixes and patterns, Steam Pip md Tutur*, Mill Stani* Shafiia^, Mkp.ti, IdugT House Woac of all descriptions, and all kinds or work repaired In building Pow-riricaTtoan. 8 IronMair. and other Architectural Work. House-, stores, and other buildings. (Red with Gas and Steam in the best manner. In connection with the abort ie an Iron Koaodry, with a large assortment of Patterns, to which tbe attention --(.Machinists, Millwrighta.mad snip-build ers is invited -and all kinds ot Castings furnished at short notice. tar*<)r4erafor Machine Jobblag, Patterns and Purgings, promptly executed. ecj SINGER’S SEWING MACHINESI WOODMAN. TRUE * CO„ AGENTS, Nm. *4 ud *4.Middle llmt. If eodioxuud TrtBwiUffSulwuy s ou**ud. ■sUltf F«K SALE. APLKA.d \N T Coantry Seal, at New Gloaeeater, Dower Corner. Tie stand formerly uconited by r. Yeaton, as • ffone School, is offered for sale The liou«- aad ell. both two story, the latter mew, contain fifteen liuishid rooms, a gc«»d cellar, and an abundance of pure, soft water, wood house and sta ble conncctcd. Theplacei* adorned withshadeaad ornamental trie* aud shrubbery, o iniu&udaa beau tiftil prospect i* situated In a good community, aad isbutan hours rule from Porllaud ou the Grand Trunk Kailroad. A larae garden belong* to it, well clocked with young an* thrifty fruit treea la full bearing. (24 apple treea.) Price f1700. For ftirther iutomiatlon apply to F. Y.stop. Fry* burgMe . Seth lla»krll. u«*tr ttw- premises, or ALBION KEITH. U» Middle Street fbbSS 3tawtf Portland. A CARD. DR. S. C. FERNALD. DENTIST, No. 170 Ml.1.11 Street. Inuucia.Un Baton aad Maaaua, Portland, May ». 130. »f Dr. J. H. HEALD HAVING dlapoaud or hi. entire internet la kla UflcatoDr M C FKKNALD. would cheerlklty rnecammead him to hu former patient. and tka pub lic Di. fiuiLP, from loan experience, nt prepar ed to loaert Artidelal Tm'b onlhcVulcaatlo Baua." and nil other method, known to tbo profaeaioa Partlaad. Mav M. 13** tf JOHN F. SHERRY., Hair Cutter and Wig Haber, No. 18 Market Square, Fort* 'nil, (ap stain.) OT"Separate room for Ladies’ aad Children’s Hair Cutting. A good stock <* Wig*, Half Wigs, Bauds. Braids, Carl*. Pruetts, Pads, Bolls, Crimping Boards, 4j , Be . ooustmatly ou hand lett’tt dly n e moval. DK. NEWTON HAS removed his residence to JYo. 87 Middle Street, corner of Franklin street. Office as heretofore, A’o. 115 Exchange Street, in Noble's Block, up stair*. Offloe hour* from V to 10 A. M , from 1 to 3, and from S to 9 o’clock P. M. Dr. N. will oontinue. iu connection with general practice, to give special attentioa to £>/5Jr.4Njr.S OK kk Walks_ o**idtr WOOD AND COAL CHEAP FOR CASH ! $9.50. CHEAP~COAL. $9.50 PEINE LOT CHESTNUT COAL «9 f*> » TON SPKINO MOUNTAIN. LE1IK.H, IIKZILTDN SUtiAk LOAF, <)L1> COMPANY LKHHill, Lo CUSl MOUNTAIN. JOHNS. DIAMOND, VY EMS rKK aril BLACK HEATH. 1’hese Coal* are^f the very best quality, well screened and puked, aad warranted to give satisfaction. A l*o for sale best of HARD A\D SOFT WOOD, delivered to nny part of the eity. Orvicn Couucial St- head of Franklin Whirl. 8. HOl.SDS A SOS. feb!6 dly WAKKEVM l.nPOHYEU KIKE AND WATEKVHOOK FELT COMPOSITION, -AWD Gravol Roofing rutt riAT Hours. E. 111'.KSEY, Airent, J»n36 dtf No.« Union Street. fertilizers! 1 ur:n bbi.s cors slpkk puos limk, _1<5l)U liV LLuYUn.' SOI" LODI POUDimi. lie" LI tl'LUYI KLO’H roUDKMTK. Kor tnle nt niauutncturrr ', pi ice* by KE.VDALI. A WHITNEY. Portland t'eb. 8.1864. feb» di.3ni boots A.\l) SIIOKS ! W. W. LOTIinor,-its Middle Street. m di I Where can t*o found a large assortment of Ml Ladies’, t.eut*'. Mi-sea*. Boys’ and Vustlu Y ^Ufashiounlit* UiHtTS, SHOES and HI tt ^^^BFRSof the heat manufacture and at rea sonable price- Boots and Shoe* luadt to measure frotn the best KreueJi and American stuck and ou the lat**t stylo lasts. WM. W. LOTH MOB. moh£> d’Jm BOUNTIES & PRIZE MONEY. ♦ too Itouniy for MoUiere wounded in Kittle \VE nre pri |«red to obtain n Bi uuty of »li«> for TT soldn-rs discharged ou account of wound* rcsvtvttf. Bounty of flOO for Bo:diers discharged on account of w* mni/a rrrt »* rj nt fmttlf obtained ( u pa|*er* ou Ble are cor 1*1) iu f Art* nwfi time Special atUutiou gl\t u to the collection of rrue.Money, aud claims again-1 Government. * , 8\V KAY A* < ’ L.F-AV KS, Coumtellor* at I.uw, me hit dtf No 117, If id *le St, Nu*m)i,i Not. ALMEKT WEMB * COn - DUAL was IN —» Corn, Flour and Grain, UK Alt or MKKJULL'S WHAKr. tOarrelnl llrrei, - - Portland. Ma. mu

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