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

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated May 19, 1864 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. VOLUME III. PORTLAND, ME... THURSDAY MORNING. MAY 19, 1864. WHOLE NO. 583 PORTLAND DAILY PRESS, JOHN T. OILMAN, Editor, • published at No. 821 EXCHANGE STREET, by n. a• roar e ft a co. Thi Pobtlawd Daily PbubrIs published at #7.00 per year; it paid -triotly in advance, a discount of §1.00 will be made. Single copies three rente. Thu \1 ainkStat* I'uk-hin published every Thurs day morning,at 62.00 per annum, iu advance: #2.26 Lf paid within six months; and 62.60,if payment be delayed beyond tho year. Hates of Advertising: One inch of space in length of column, constitutes a “SqUAHB." #1.60 per square daily first week ; 76 cents per week after; three insertions or loss, #1.00; continuing eve ry other day after first week, 6o cents. Half square, three insertions or loss 76 cent#; one week, 61.00; 60 oents per week after. Under head of Amupkmkrts, #2.00 per square per week; three insertions or less, #1,60. 8rnciAL Noticbs, #1.76 per square first week, •1.00 per square after; three insertions or less, 61.26; half a square, three insertions, 61.00; ono week, •1.26. Advertisements inserted in the Maiwb Stats Pm use (which has a large circulation in every part of the State) for 60 oents per square in addition to the above rates, for oach insertion. Lboal Noticbs at usual rates. Transient advertisements must be paid for In ad vance Bcsiwass Notices, in reading columns, 12 oents per line for one insertion. No charge less than fifty oents for eaoh insertion. All communications Intended for the paper ihonid be directed to the "Editor qfthe Press, and those of a business character to the Publishers. trJou PjtixTiso of evory description executed with dispatoh. F. Tracy, Traveling Agent. COMMUNICATiONsT" l*Ui-r liom the i'illeeulh Regiment. Guam) Ecobe, La., April 20, 1804. To the Editor nf (he J’ress . Your ever welcome paper, tho Prtsa, is u regular visitor to our regiiueul. Like some other papers it is subscribed aud paid for, or to he paid for, mostly by men who, out of their $18 per mouth, can atl'ord to take a pa per for the beuefll ol themselves, their less liberal comrades, and their officers, who can not afibrd to pay for a paper, hut still take several, lor when private Smith or Brown is absent on duty or sick, his paper is read aud used in his commander’s lent, instead of he ocui IAJ U1UI U1 glVCU turns liiC &SIUiilC9. The Press has been gaining favor among the soldiers until it is now almost a universal fa vorite. At first there were many opposers to the liberal principles it advocated; hut lime has overcome most of the old prejudices aud ■howu that the Press was right. At present the troops of this army are in very good condition, having nearly completed a long line of fortifications oi earth work aud logs, iu the form of a semicircle, each ehd resting on the river, and are now laying out the camping grouuds, aud making prepara tions as if we were going to stand a siege, while at the same time we tiave orders to he ready at a moment’s notice to move on the enemy. Perhaps he is iu our rear; if so, we shall certaiuly have to move on him soon, for at the rate the river is lalliug, we shall not he able to get auything to eat up here long. So we shall have to go back to Alexandria; then we expect to he told that “ the object of the expedition has been accomplished.” Well, if to advance to Mansfield, and in the afternoon give the enemy a baggage train, 18 pieces of artillery and prisoners, and reverse our order of march, was the object aforesaid, then we have accomplished it. However, they tell us that we have come out ahead on the whole, by four cannon, a large amount of prisoners, aud a very large quantity of cotton,sugar aud corn, that we have either sent into market or destroyed; hut then wo might have had Shreveport as well as not. Tile only trouble was, our army went into battle wrong end foremost- The boys are grumbling severely about it; somehow, they do not approve of skirmishing with loaded mule-teams ; and the only fault the rebels find with the Quarter master, is that we wore out most of tuo shoes coming to see them. Long before this reaches you, you will have had the details of the battles, aud if justice is done, the records will show that Maine did her duty on these bloody fields. It is a grand and wild scene to witness the maneuvers aud contests of contending armies on a battle-field, and strange to see how easi ly men sometimes become panic-stricken, and retire before a heavy lire or a charging foe, often, too, when on the eve of success. Men seldom seem to remember that they lose more on a retreat than if they remained iu line of battle; and if they do their duty aud do not break, the enemy certainly will. Acting on these principles, 500 iu line would be iuvinci ble against three times their number as armies ordinarily fight. In the battle of Pleasant Hill one could easily distinguish the ditfereul troops by their manner of fightiug. The rebels fought and charged with a short, sharp yell; the Western corps with a more prolonged half yell, half whoop; the Eastern troops fought more stead ily, with less noise, if we except their musket ry The Fifteenth ltegt. is anxious for the cam paign to close, so that they may be permitted to see the “promised laud” again, hoping that they may bo allowed to rendezvous iu Portland. Ckxtixei.a. The Mexican Question Viewed front a British Maud-Point. The following is from the Salford Times, a paper in the North of Eugland: The American House of Representatives has passed a resolution declaring that it can not acknowledge a military monarchy found ed upon European protection on the ruins of an American republic. This is a direct chal lenge to the French-formed Mexican empire. It is the Monroe doctriue,stated as au abstract resolution. We always expected something of the kind, and only wonder that it has been so long delayed. It may never be acted on; all will depend upon the iuture course of tbe American Republic itself. So long as the re bellion of the Southern States keeps the Gov ernment occupied nearer home, the Mexican empire will be let alone; and an Austrian dynasty inay rear its head there without much danger al> extra. The French Emperor will not be pleased at this American resolution.— However little it may mean for the present, he cannot tail to see that it means mischief some day or other. It is a challenge to light as soon as tbe challenger has his hands clear of other lighting engagements. The resolu tion speaks disparagingly of a “military mon archy,” as if a military lepublic like that of Mexico were not every whit as reprehensible. This is the feeling with which Englishmen would desire to look at the experiment. If the new rule can secure social order and po litical liberty to Mexico, wo shall be pleased that tbe experiment has been made, and that it has succeeded. The old state of things there was a discredit to humanity. Nominal ly a republic, it was a cut-throat despotism— an anarchy as great as that which finally put an end to the Roman empire. The Ameri cans regard the matter very differently from us. They consider themselves the real heirs to the soil of Mexico after the mixed breeds now iu possession, like the Kilkeuuy cats, have eaten cacli other up; and this development of the rule of the Stars and Stripes has ior years lieeu regarded as a mere question of time.— Now, the split of the great republic itself pre sents a complete change of relations between America and Mexico. Who such asserters of tbe Monroe doctrine as the patriots of the Southern States ? Since the rebellion they have clean given up that doettine, and they hail an Austrian and Frencli influence in their immediate neighborhood. The Federal Gov ernment will be wilfully blind if it do not see the real meaning of the French meddling iu Mexico. The Emperor Napoleon sent bis troops there to show his feeling and lielief that the breach in the American Republic is ODe that never will be healed. He may be wrong in this belief ; but it is the only ration al ground on which we can account for his pledging the property and the army of France to the establishment of an herditary empire in Mexico. MISCELLANEOUS^ Spring and Summer Goods! P. B. FROST, Merchant Tailor, 94Exchange St., Having returned from New York and Boston with the best assortment aud newest styles of EuglMi. French. Urrmun, Scotch and American Cloths Embracing all the desirable STYLES, SHADES and FINISH to be found in the market, suitable for BUSINESS SUMS. ENGLISH WALKING COATS, Spring OVERCOATS aud DRESS SUITS. Nice Vesting, Army and Navy Cloth*. Every pains will be taken to giveentires&tisfaction in FITTING, workmaushlp aud prices. CLOTHS FOR BOVS’ \\ FAR, Particular attention given to Cutting A Manufacturing Hoy’s Clothing inch 9eod3m Great News! Important News! 2VI. Bradt <5c. Co., No. 26 Market Square, HAVE lately arrived in Portland, and arc now ready to exhibit to the citizens ul this city and surroundiug towns, their entirely new and elegant stock of G- a s Fixtures, Of the very latest styles, consisting of Parlor and Sitting Room Chandeliers, Dining Room and Hall Lights, Store Pendents, Brackets, Portables, Stc. Also a very fine assortment of Kerosene Lamps, Gan and Lamp bhodts, of the latest improvemuts, Globes, Chimneys, aud all sorts of Gas Fittings, Lamp and and Lautern Trimming. Also on hand, bhaw’a Patent Gas Cooking Apparatus, Of all kinds. They will sell all of the above goods at the very lowest Boston aud Now York price ior cash Particular attention will be paid to Gas Fitting, Repairing. Bronzino and Gilding of Chandeliers, Lamps, aud Bronze Ornaments c f ail descriptions, in the very highest style of the art, and wil warrant all their work to be perfect. Pi.vase call ano a*e Leave ycur orders for Gas Fitting or Repairing at the store M. Bradt. H. Wijitelky. Portland, May 10, 1804. maylOdtf REMOVAL. JOSIAH BURLEIGH HAS HEM OVID TO NEW STORE, EVANS’ BLOC K, Nos. 141 & 143 Middle Street. JOSIAH BURLEIGH, Wholesale and Ket&il Dealer iu Clothing;,Cloths, Tailors' Trimmings, -AND GENTLEMEN’S FURNISHING GOODS, No*. 141 & 143 Middle Street. JOSIAH BlIKLEIliH, Agent for Grover A Baker'a oelebrated Sewing Machines, Nos. 141 & 143 Middle 8treet. NATHAN GOOLD Will nay to his friends that he may be lonnd at Bur* leigh's, No. 141 & 143 Middle street, where he will be plea-ed to wait upon his former customers. Portland. March 24. 1804. dtf FASHIONABLE_CLOTHING^ AU«. P. YORK, Merchant Tailor, Having taken the elegant aud commodious store NO. 104 HUDDLE STREET CO&NKK OF PLUM, Invites the attention of Gentlemen to his rich in voice of Foreign and domestic Cloths for Spring and 8uramcr wear, all of which have just been selected from the largest and best stock" in New York aud Bo ton, and will be made up to order and with despatch in the latest styles—FULL MATCHED SUITS, COATS, PASTS or VESTS, as may be desired. FURNISHING GOODS in great variety, and suited to the tastes of all. con slautly on hand. FRESH HOODS RECEIVED EVERT WEEK 104 MIDDLE STREET. Portland, March 8. 1864. eodtojun 1 TO SHIP BUILDERS. P. S. & J. U. HUCKINS, COMMISSION MEHCH ANTS.and wholesale and retail dealers in Ship Timber and Plank. Have for sale at their Wharf, Ckntkal SgUAitx, East Boston. 250.000 Dx-ust amt Oak Treenails, 2,000 Hackmatack knees, planed. Also Whitk Oak PlankandTiMUKU,Chestnut Boards and Plank Whitm Pink, Dkuk-Plank. 4c. Particular at tention paid to Furnishing Oak Plank by theCargo. inch24 d3in BOUNTIES & PRIZE MONEY. %l OO Bounty for Soldiers wounded in Battle. WE are prepared to obtain a Bounty of tlOO for soldiers discharged on account of wounds received. Bounty of tlOO for Soldier* discharged on account of wmndg received in Inittfe obtained (if paper* on file arecorrect) in three«reek* time Special attention given to ♦he collectiou of Prize Money, and claims against Government. SWEAT it CLEAVES, (’ounKellorn at Law, mcliBdtf No 117, Mid tic St., Musscy's How. HA VK now been bofore the publie for nearly a year. They are universally pronounced the neatest and best tftiing collars extant. 1 he upper edge prcs.-uts a perfect curve, free from the angles noticed in all other collars. lbucruvat causes no pucker* on the in*ide of the ~th"> «r«*AS 8MOO111 INSIDE AS Out SIDE,—and therefore perfectly free and easy to the neck. J he Garotte Collar ha* a smooth and evenly fin ished edge on moth hide*. These Collar* are not simply flat pieces of paper cut in the form of a collar, but are molded and ait A PE O TO PIT THE NECK. They are made iu “Novelty” (or turn-down style)iu every halfeize from 12 to 17 inches, and iu “Eureka," (or Garotte,) from 18 to 17 inches; and packed in "solid size" in neat blue oaitons, containing UK) each: also iu smaller ones of 10 each,—the latter a very handy package for Travellers, Army and Navy Officers EVERY COLLAR is stamped "Geav'b Patent Molded Collar." Sold by all dealers in Men’s Furnishing Goods. The Trade supplied by HATCH. JOHNSON A CO. Importers and Wholesale Dealers in Men's Furnish: ing Goods and Umbrellas 81 Devonshire St., Bo©. TON. Mash. inch22eod3m PORTLAND l)K\ DOCK COMPANY. THE first assessment of Two Dollars per Share upon the Capi’al Stock of this Company, is now due. and payable at the office <jf the Treasurer, No. 117, Commercial St. Perorderof Directors. C. M. DAVIS, Treasurer. Portland April 80, 1861. aprSUodistf Horse For Sale. A VALUABLE Carriage Horse, seven years old, kind and sound; nan travel his twelve miles per hour, will be sold for no fault »s the owner has uo further us© for him. Apply »t 127 For© street. waylOdtf WANTS, LOST,FOUND $300 BOUNTY. V. S JXAYY. W A N T E 1> \ For U. S. steamer PONTOOSUC, NOW IN PORTLAND. 25 Seamen, 15 Ordinary Seamen, 75 Landsmen and Boys, Cooks and Stewards, 10 Firemen, 16 Coal Heavers. Apply to Naval Rendezvous, foot of Exchange st., JOHN P. HEATH, Commanding. raaylldtf Hoard. SUITS of Rooms, with Board, can be obtained by applying immediately at 30 Danforth stieet. May 11th. mayPidtf Wanted Immediately. A GOOD smart Boy about 16 or 17 years of age, by BROOKS A PUINNhY. Corner Pine and Bracket sts. Portland. May 12.18C4. inayl2tf REHAKI). I Will pay Fifty Dollars reward to any person who will give information leading to the recov ery of the property stolen from the Mal le of Capt. J. B. Coyle, iu Westbrook, on the night of the22d inst. 1 will also pay Fifty Dol ars to anv person giv ing such information as will lead to the detection of the thief or thieves. JOHN 8 1IEALD. City Marshal. Portland, April 30,18C4. apiSOdtf WANTED 1 1,000 WOMEN, To make Army Drawers. Also good PaPastors and Fiuishcrs wanted iu the shop to make ARMY PASTS. None but good workmen wanted. Apply at tbe rooms in FREE STREET BLOCK, over tbe store one door north of Tolford's. No work given out or taken iu Monday forenoons or Saturday afternoons, ftb^dtf 8. W. HUNTINGTON. w nnieti. A Female Pastry Cook at Dartou's Oyster Saloon, 233, Congress St. aplhtf Wanted. Medical Diuki roa's Offi< k, » Bo-tou, Mass., May 7th. Is64 | FROM five to eight active young men, graduates of a respectable M' dical College, to serve in the Army of the United States, in the capacity of an Acting Assistant Surgeon. The service to be render ed in the South and West; the necessary prerequi sites will be a preliminary examiuat'on ou Hyyittu, and the practical duties of tne profession, before an Army Medical Board, now in session at Boston, Mas- ; if approved of, a contract will be made, and entered into at once. Compensation will be one hundred dollars, (#100) for each and every mouth’s service rendered at auy post or hospital, and one hundred and thirteen dollars and eighty-three cents ($113.*3) per month for service in the field, and transportation in kiud furnished. The contract will be for uot leas than three month*. For further par ticular- apply to A. W. Mel.arm, Surgeon U S. A , Medical Director, and President U. 8. Army|Medical Board, No. 2 Bullinob street, Boston, Mass. inaylOTTJtSSw 1». $100. VI. THE undersigned being licensed by the United State*, are prepared to procure Pensions, Bounties. Arrears of Pav and Prize Money for Sol diers. Seaiueu or their heirs. Bills for Board and Transportation of Recruits or Drafted Men collected ▲II demands against the State or United states at tended to. Having an agent both at Washington and Augusta, and having had large experience, we feet safe in asserting that any buslues* entrusted to our care will be fkitlifuilv and promptly executed. We have also an agent in’N'ew York to atteud to the payment of Prize money Advice free. Approved Claims cashed. MANLEY ft SAWYER. Office 82$ Ex hangc, St., Fox Block Portland, Me. J. li. MAULEY, W. H SAWYER. Reference*: Hon. Sam1. Cony.Governor of Maine. Hon. .1 L. Hod-don, Adjutant Cien of Maine, lion. Win Pitt Fessenden, U. S. Senator. Hon. Lotkl. Morrill, U.S. Senator. _ap!8 dAwtf Hasting’s NLelodeons C4B1SET "nun, AS GOOD AS THE BEST ASD CHEAP AS THE CHEAPEST. Ware-rooms No, 5 Temple Si., PORTLAND. Persons desirous of purchasing will find it for their advantage to call and examine for themselves, mayidlm REMOVA l7 DR. NEWTON HA8 removed his residence to JVo. 37 Middle Streetf corner of Franklin street. Office a* heretofore, Aro. 116 Exchange Street, In Noble's Block, up stairs. Office hours from it to 10 A. M., from 2 to 3, and fYom 8 to it o’clock P. M. Dr. N. will continue, in connection with general praetioe, to give special attention to DISEASES OF FEMALES. oofUdtf SHERIDAN & GRIFFITHS, isuccessors xo Joseph oray ft to.,) PLASTERERS, PLUM & •HIIIIUI STUCCO & MASTIC WOKKlfiS ARK now prepared to furnDh the publio with Center Pieces and all kinds of Plaster Orna ments as cheap as auy other establismeut in the 8tate, and at the shortest notice. We will also give prompt attention to repairing Plastering, Whitening, \\ hite Washing and Color iug fJT-ploase leave vour orders at No. 6 South street opposite the Riding School. tet>25 d3m GRANT'S COFFEE & SPICE MILLS. OKI BUT A l. EAT. I ELI AIIHEX T. J. G-RANT, Wholesale Dealer in all kinds of COFFEE, SPICES, Salirratiis ft Cream Tartar, St\v Cojftt and Spire Mills, 13 and 15 I'nion street, Portland, Me. Coffee and Spices put up for the trade, with any address, in all \ ariety of packages, and warrant d as represented. Coffee roasted and ground for the trade at Bbort notice. tV-All gcods entrusted at the owner# risk. marchlOdtf A. & S. SHURTLEFF & CO., VOS. 51 & 50 WIDDI.E STREET, PORTLAND. Manufacturers and Dealers in Men * Boys’ and Youth’* Thick, Kip and Calf Boots, Women's Misses »nd Children’s Goat. Kid and Calf Balmorals, ktubbers Shoo Stock, Finding!, &c. \\rI 1 ^ ?ur facilities for manufacturing, ▼ ? and a large experience in the business, We we are able to sell as low as in Boston or elaewheie Dealers are respectfally invited to call and ex amine our stock before purchasing «r Orders by mail promptly attended to. Portland, April 23,1864. dtfui Dissolution. THE copartnership heretofore existing under the firm uame of Davis, Twitchill ft Chapman is this day dissolved by mutual content. 1 he busineas ot the firm will be settled ut the old stand by either partner. FREDERICK DAVIS. TIIOvS. K TWITCH ELL, „ , KLBRIDGK CHAPMAN, i’ortlsnd, lisy 13,18«». myltd&wtw MISCELLANEOUS. l.S. mo loISt FIRST NATIONAL RANK -OF PORTLAND, »ESIii.UTE» ItEPOSITOltY -OF TH* UNITED STATES. This Bauk is prepared to rewire] subscriptions for the new “TEN FORTY LOAN,” which is dated March 1.1 64, bearing interest at five per cent, a year, PAYABLE IN COIN, redeemable at the pleasure of the Government alter ten years, and payable iu forty years from date. Interest on Uouds not over one hundred dollars payable annually, aud on all other Bonds semi* annually. Bonds can be had in lizes of $50, $100, $&C0, S1000. WM, EDW. GOULD, mchSl dtf Cashier. "BAILEY AND NOYES. DEALERS IN PAPER HANGINGS, WE purchase our Stock of Room Paper from the largest Manufacturing Establishments iu the Uni’ed States; carefully selecting from their large stocks, the kkw pattkum* okly,—aud such as are adapted to this market. This year the styles and designs are very beautiful, and we have a tine assortment, appropriate for every style of roo**». We invite those in want of ROOM PAPER to examiue our pat tor ns, before pdrehasing elsewhere. They are bought lure lor cash, and we can aflurd to sell at a faui price. BAILEY AND NOYES, liookHellern und Stationers, <iB k 58 Exrhnniic Ktrrrl. I’ortlitml N B.Country dealers will find it to their advant age to give u» a call, if in want of Room Paper. iuch26 -m l% w NEW ORLEANS. S. D. MOODY &. CO.j OomtninKion Merchant, 07 Tchoupi tonlo at.. New Urlexim. Lx. Ueferenc-s: Laker * i Morrill, Bctton; Franklin Snow * Co., Boston; Wise a Ku**e!l, Boston; C. Nickerson* Co., N. k Rich* Co., St. Louis. *W‘ Particular attention qivento Comtiynmentt retnels, Lumber, Hay, Oats, tfc. n»ch23 o3m FEUCHTWANGER & ZUNDER, NO, 81 HUDDLE STREET, (FOX BLOCK). Are Again in the Field -with Divisions, Brigades & Regiments! -or NEW AND FASHIONABLE DRY GOODS! FOR THE S PR I N,G. Ladies of Portland and vicinity are respectfully invited to call and see the tuuny beautiful styles of Foreign and Domestic Dress Goods JEST RECEIVED! Also, the great variety Mouse Furnishing Goods ! Such as Brown and Bleached Cotton Sheetings and Shirtings, Table Linen*, Drillings, Tickings. Domini*, Stripes, &c. Also, just receiving, the latest styles oi handsome Spring Balmoral Bltirts And the moit f» hionablo SPHtKO SNA WLS. A complete stock of CLOTHS ASH CASHMERES, FOR BOVS' AN 1) MEN'S WEAR. CLOAKINGS! CLOAKINGS!! An elegant assortment. We are just ready to manu facture to measure, at the shortest notice, any of the new and desirable Spring Cloaks. War rented to suit. FEECHTWANUEH A ZENDER, (FOX BLOCK), NO. 81 MIDDLE STREET, PORTLAND, Maim. I’. S.—Ladies need not ask for good* from the wrecked steamship Bohemian, a* we have none but sonnd and fresh goods, which we warrant as such, aprltl WINSLOW'S MACHINE WORKS. MANUFACTURER'S BLOCK, U N IO N STREET, J. L. WINSLOW, Agent, Steam Engines. Steam Boilers, Shafting Pulleys, Gearing, and ail kind* of Machinery Also Low and lligk Pressure M»eam Heating Ap paratus tor Factories, Public Buildings and Dwelling Houses. In this De par, meut tiio es ablishrnent ha* been uncommonly successful. Steam Cocks, Valves. Whistles, and et-am. Water aud Gas Pipe and connections furnished at wholesale or retail. Repairing promptly and laithfuHy Done. In conn ction with the above establishment is an Iron Foundry, with a large assortment of patterns, aud a Pinning Mill, where wood planingofall kinds may be done. may2dtf PICTURE FRAMES OF ALL KINDS M A MTK AlTUUEU BY R. J. D. LARRABEE & CO, NO. GO EXCHANGE STREET. Old Oil Paintings Mounted on New Oanvass, Retouched and Varnished by one who ha* had long experience iu the bud ness iu England. OLD FRAMES REGIJLT. MATERIALS FOR WAX WORK. A large variety of choice Engravings, Pictures framed iu all styks. Orders for Wax work will receive prompt atten tion. K. J. D. LA Kit A BEE & CO. No. 6J Exchange Street. Portland, April ‘46. dim FOR IAU, Cheap for Gash.! A GREAT VARIBTY OF CHILDREN'S CARRIAGES, Bird Cage., Rocking Horses, Ladle* Work aud Traveling Musket-, Toys, Marbles, t'OKT MON A IKS KAD1KS' RETICULES AND BAGS DRUMS, Viol.INS. GUITARS, VIOLIN. STRINGS. WHITING EE8KS, WORK BOXES, Ho. —BY— W. D. ItOBINSON. HO Exchange 81. nivtiU 3m BUSINESS CARDS. iiADLEY, MOI LTOX ROGERS, Wholes a lk Djcalerp iir Flour, Grain and Prmrisions, 88 Commercial street, Tlr.mas is lock, ROBERT URALKV,1 o. m MOULTON, [ PORTLAND, ME. A. <J. KOUKBff. ) maySdtf W. W. CARR & CO., Raving taken the Fruit Store formerly occupied by O. SAWYER. No. Si Exchange Street, Are prepared to offer to the trade a large and well selected stock of Foreign and Domestic Fruit! Wholesale and Be tail Orange*. Sprucr Ouua, Lozenges Demon*. Canary Seed, Candles* Lime*, Lenaon Syrup, Honey, Prunes, Cocoa Nut*. Fig*. Citron, Nuts, nil kind*. Dates, Olive*, Ralains, Tobacco, Sardine*, Cigar*. Fancy Candle* of all de*crlpilon. octfi dtf f7 M.CARSIEY, CABINET MAKER AND UPHOLSTERER, Ho. 51 Union Street, 18 prepared to do all kinds of CABINET JOB BING in a prompt and satisfactory manner. Book and Show Ca»e» made to order. V’JsrnitBrt Made, Repaired and Varnished at SHORT NOTICE. Portland, May 39,186fc. tf IRA WINN, Agent, 1STo. 11 Union St., Is i/fftiirwl to furnish STEAM ENGINES and BOILERS, of various sizes and patterns. Steam Pij«acdKixtsrea. lilltariu:,Shiftin', f»!ltji,4t. Light House Work of all descriptions, and all kinds of work required in buiMiug FOBTlVlCATIOXft. IronStair* and other Architectural Work. Houses, Stores, and other buildings, fitted with Gas and Stoam in the best maxiuer. In connection with the above is an Iron Foundry, with a large assortment of Patterns, to which the attention of Machinists, Millwrights,aud Ship-Build ers is invited— and all kinds of Castings furnished at short notice. Reorders for Machine Jobbing, Patterns and Forgings, promptly executed. oa2dtf smesK’i SEWING MACHINES 1 WOODMAN, TRUE A CO.. AGENTS, !To». 14 aad 24.Middle Sir*.I. Heodi»e.mdTr!mmJ.(t.lirmjr> oakaad. ■akistf A CARD. DR. S. C. FERNALD, DENTIST, No. 170 Street. HHFHHBNCES.Drs. BaCOX Slid BBBBLXM. Portland, May 26. 1963. tf Dr. J. H. IIEALD HAVING disposed of his entire interest in his Office to Dr. S.C FERN A LD, would cheerfully reccommend him to his former patients and the pub* lie. Dr. PeuvALK, froxn long experience, is prepar ed to insert Artificial Teeth on the “Vulcanite Hast," and allother methods known to the profession. Portland. May 25. 1**J8 tf JOHN F. SHERRY j Hair CniterandWig Maker, No. 13 Market Square,Fort1 Mid, (up stairs.) SF'Separate room for Ladies’ and Children’s Hair Cutting. A good stock of Wig*, Half-Wigs, Bands, Braids, CurU, Frizetts. Pad*, Rolls, Crimping Boards, to., %o.. constantly on hand Ie22'rt3dly WOOD AND COAL CHEAP FOR CASH ! $9.50. CHEAP”COAL. $9.50 PRIME LOT CUFSTXUT COAL *9 60 P Toy, SPRING MOUNTAIN, LEHIGH, UKZJLTON, SUGAR LOAF, OLD COMPANY LKlllGlI. LO CUST MOUNTAIN. JOHNS, DIAMOND, WEBS TER and BLACK HEATH These Coals afe of the very best quality, well screened and picked, and warranted to givo satisfaction. Also lor sale best of HARD AND SOFT WOOD, delivered to any part of the city. Ovvicx Commbbcial St., head of Franklin Wharl. S. ROUNDS At SON. febl6dly WABMiri inroRVED KIRK AND WATER-PROOF FELT COMPOSITION, -AMD Gravol Hoofing FOR FLAT ROOFS. K. HKRtifiYi Agent, Jan'^3 dtf No. 1(5 Union Street. ALBERT WEBB A CO„ - DXALUI n - Corn, Flour and Grain, HKAO or MKKRILL'S WU1KF, ('.mm.i.I.I 9lr..l, • - l>.nl*Bd, Me. I.1*V Colley, Burnham & Co., Cabinet Makers and ( pholsterrrs, 308, Congress Street, VRK prepared to do all kinds of Cabinet nod Up holstery work, at the shortest notice. All kind* of • Furniture, Lounges A inatii't'.M's —constantly on hand— N. B. The public are invited to call and examine. in*h4 dtf BOOT* A\D SlIOEIi ! W. W. LOTIIROP, 88 Middle Street. — X-% Where can be found a large assortment oi ■Ml Ladies’,(i*ut*\ Mipses*. Bovs’ and Youth* f ■Lffa^iionabl- HOOTS, SHOES ami RUB ^^*HFRS oi the be*t manufacture and at rea sonable price*. Booth and Himes made to measure from the best French and American stock »nd ou the latest style lasts. WM. W.LOTHROP. me Ill’ll (12in JOII* F.AKDERSON, Surveyor and Civil Engineer, OFFICE, CODMAN IILOCH. uichlT dLwtf Tkm i lk Stukbt. Scotch Canvas, -fOH B A LB ST JAMES T. PATTEN & CO., Hath, We. iin/ | BOLT8 Superior Bleached MKJVJ 3oo do Ah Long iiax “Gov eminent coutnu*," * 8o0 do Fxtra All Long fias Arbroath. 30o do Navy Fine Delivered in Portland or Boston. ■kth, April 30.1MI. tpMdll 1 HOTELS. _ Splendid Pleasure Resort! THE WHITE HOUSE. (fOBMIBLT WILSON HOU8B.) J. P. MILLER,.PROPRIETOR. ^ This popular Hotlha* recently been pur yUyLe^chaeed by Mr. Miller (of theAlbiou)aud hat *LfajjfrJbeen thoroughly refitted, renovated and re numerous excellent alteration* «T*Ef*wBfn»de. It is located on the Saccarappa road, about lour miles from Portland, affording a beautiful drive over a good road, and Just about far enough for pleasure. It has a fine large Dancing Hall and good Bowling Alleys. In clone proximity to the house is a warm and roomy Stable, containing twenty nice stalls. There is also a well sheltered Shed, 106 foot long, for hitching horses. The choicest Supper* will be got up for sleighing and dancing parties, who will find it greatly to their pleasure and advantage to resort to the White House. No effort will be spared for the entortainme-nt ol guests. declftdtf H A L LO W E LLliO USE REOP KjXT E I) ! NEW FURNITURE & FIXTURES! S.G. DE.WIN, Proprietor. 1SJT* The public are specially informed that the spacious, convenient and welt known Hallowkll llonaa, in the centtr of Uallowell, two milea from Augusta, and lour mPe* from 1'ogus .Spring, has been refurnished, and is open for the reception of company a«d permanent boarders. Every attention will be given to the oomfort of guests. ST A BL, ING, and all the usual conveniences of a popular hotel, are amply provided. Hallowel', Feb. 1 1864. mch26 eodtf THE ANEKICAV UOI SE, Hanover Street .... Boston, The Large*! and lie*! Arranged Hotel IN NEW ENGLAND. LEWIS KM K, Proprietor. oddly CAPISIC POND HOUSE NOW O I* E N. Three Mile* from l*«rllaad. LEO. W . MUR€11. aprlidtf SPRING & SUMMER OPENING! A. ». REEVES, TAILOR & DRAPER, NO. 98 EXCHANGE STREET, Has just returned from Boston and New York willi a RICH AND FASHIONABLE A8SORTMIOT OK Cloths, Cassimeres and Vestings, Of every variety and style, (including many of the most unique patterns of the season.) which he pur* chased for catk, and consequently can give an ele gant "kit out" at the LOWEST € AMI PltZCEb ! lie invites his old friends and customers, and the public generally, to call and examine liis stock. Having enlarged his store by tho removal of his work-room above, be has accommodations more ex tensive for the display of his goods. * April 8, 1*V4. dtf J. W. SYKES, Purchaser for Eastern Acconat OK LOUR, GRAIN. SEEDS. PROVISIONS, LARD, BUTTER and WESTERN PKODUUK generally. Particular attention given to shipping tv quickest and oheapest routes. No. 16*2 SOUTH WATER ST. r.o. Box 471. rhicago, Illinois. KaraRBVCKS -Messrs. Maynard A Sons; D A W Checkering; C. U- Cummin*- A Co.; S. L Bowdlear A Co.; Charles A. Stone; Hallett, Davis A Co., of Boston, Mass. Cashier Elliot Bank. Boston J N. Bacou. Ksq., President N«. v^ti.u Bank, .lewton. C. B. Cotfln ; Warren Ellis A Sou*. New York City 1>9 *63dly. Coni mid WoofC -AT THX LOWEST PRICES FOR CASH, DKUrr.RgD TO ANY PART Of THE CITY. AT SHORT NOTICE. Onr Co»l I, of the .cry luf qnalltjr, and war ranted to give sitLtnctiou. -ALSO, KOK SALK All Kind, of Hard and Soft Wood. The Public are invited to give us a call, as we are . bound to give satislaction to all who favor us with ; their custom. OFFICE NO. 49 COMMERCIAL STREET. RANDALL & McALLISTKR »»rt0 1y _-_ M. PEARSON, S11 v o r Plater, ▲ HD MASUrAiTl'UKBOf SILVER WARE, ' Job Congress St.,Opp.Court House Portland.Me C#^A1I kinds of WAKE, such as Knives, forks, I Spoons, Cake Baskets, Castor-, Ac., p.ated in the i best manner. A1 -o. REPAIRING and RR-FISISHIXG Old I Silver Ware. Jau'iy drm WILLIAM A. PEARCE, 1* I ; XT XI II i : 1< ! XAKKK OW Force Pumps and Water Closets, no. i‘2i Evcuevoy street, l'OBTLAKU, m: Warm, ( oltl unit Shown llutha, Wuah How la, Hruss A Silver Hiatt d ( oi ks, INVERT description of Water l ix'urM for I>wel IJ ling House*, Hotels, Public Buildings. Shops. Ac., arranged and set up in the beat inaouer. and all orders in town or couutr> faithfully executed. All kinds of jobbing promptly utt * titled to Constantly ou ban I LEAD PIPES, SHEET LKaD aud BEER PCM PS of all description*. apbdtf TO MERCHANTS. fllUK undersigned having greatly increased their X facilities for manufacturing HOOTS AND SI lOKS, * aud having large experience in tnat orancli, would call tho 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 aie confi dent that in the quality, both of ourstock and work, we can give '-taction, as we manufacture ex pres# ly for the retail trade. 1 hose bu> ing for cash will find it to their a ivautag-* tolook at our -took. w bich consists in part of RUBBERS, SOLE amt WAX LEATHER, FRENCH ami AMERICAS CALF, French Kip. Le.moine and .Indot Calf, float and Kid Stock, Serges and Webs, Hoct and Shoe Machinery and Findings of aH kinds. Mr. Libhy, late of the Arm of Messrs. Ch&s. J. Walker A Co , has associated himself with us, and relying on his many years experience in manufacturing, we areconlMcnt in making the above itatements. TYLER % LAMB. Portland, Fob. 1, 1864. feb6d4m Port land Com pan >....StocklioKI \ SPECIAL meeting of tho Stockholders of the Portland Company wall be held at their other on f ore street, on Wednesday, the 25th day of May eurreu*, at three o'clock P. M. 1st—To see if they will accept the act of the log's latureof Maine, of Fob. JOth. 1S64, to increase the capital stock ofthe company 2nd—To consider hew much of the additional stock shall be issued aud on what term-. •id—To amend the bv-laws of the company. 4th—To see if they will authorise the conveyance of a part of their land t<> the Brand Trunk Railway Company JOSEPH C- NOYES. Clerk. Portland, May 11,1864. luayiidtd MISCELLANEOUS. IS Open Day and Evening:, for a Thorough Business Education. Located 1860. Iliinson Block, Middle SI., No. Ml. Scholar,hip. good in any part of the United Stataa .no 1 rmcipal has had 20 years experience; is always on the spot, and attend# to his business; and prom* wes, as during the past 12 years, no pains shall ha spared in the future. Five hundred references of . ‘ arB1 ola.«* business men, with many others of thir city, will testify to the practical utility, capacious ness and completeness of my systems and manner of teaching, and citizens of other cities have testified to the same. Diplomas will be awarded for thor ough courses. Able Assistants secured. Bartlett's I'lan, the founder of Commercial C olleges, strictly adhered to as regards not copying. Certain times will be devoted to Commercial Law elucidation*.— Come all who have failed to be taught a buaineaa hand-writing and 1 will guarantea to you snccaaa. Application*solicited for Accountant#. Separata la struction given, Btudenta can entar any time. Sep arate rooms for Ladies. Tuition reasonable. Intri cate accounts adjusted. Ladies and Gentlemen that desire to take lessons, or a full, or a separata coarse, lu either Book-Keeping, Navigation, Commercial Law, Phonography, Higher Mathematics. Civil En gineering, Surveying, Native Business Writing. Commercial Arithmetic. Correspondence, Card Marking, (and teaching from printed oo|ie* and Text Books will be avoided please call, or addraaa the Principal. H. N BROWN. Portland. Oct.2.1963. oo2» eodAc owly JAMES EDMOND & CO. COMMISSION MERCHANTS, 13 LIBERTY SQUARE, .. BOSTON Are prepared to ordvr at favorable raise, COLT NESS and ULKNGAKSOCK PIG IRON, Abo. BAR, S/IKK P, f roilrr plate iron, of English and Scotch Mauufactara. We shalleoutinnc to receive, in addition to onr American Brick, a regular supply of EaNGLlSH, SCOTCH, A WELCH FlPeE BKICK inch 11 eod6m ■ 3 ft* K T ft ftft i: Hi Jab e s t iJm* Try one of Miller's Patent Elastic Cushion HATS! Vo* will like il. For i.l.tt S H A W s , 136 MIDDLE STREET. PENSIONS! BOUNTIES! ——-AND BACK. PAT : Are obtained for Wonnded Soldiers (discharged) and the friends of deceased soldiers who are entitled to the name by BVKON D. VEBBlLLt Utinry u4 fwuitllw, ai V It; Biidk Strwl, Licensed Agent for all the Departments at Washington. Portland, April 23. 1*14. a*26 c«d&m J. U. CHENEY’S ’ MELODEON & ORGAN Nlanuiactorv* No. IU1-9 middle street. MKLODKOKS of all sixes and styles on band sad manutacturrd to order The combined power and iwveliiiss of tone of his KxciLaioa Onsai. render it suitable for a chirch or parlor, sad the beat substitute for a pipe organ that canjbe obtained. Tho following is one of the numerous testimonials iQ his possession: From W. F.. Could, Cashier of International Bank, Portland. Portland, M.t M. 180*. k or many y#art I have had frequent «>p|oituni ties to uotice the many good points in the Melodeons made bv Mr. J. D. Cheney, of this city, and as the result. I have urged my friends who were intending to purchase an instrument of this class, to procure one <*t 31 r. Cheney. - W. k. GOULD. fcf The Combination f'alre it applitd to all oar Instruments Persons ordering by mail will get as good an Instrument as thvugh selected by them per sonally . No charge for Packing. Karaiiuuo and rcruiuo promptly attended to. Portland. May 8. 1*64. mavSdawlm* PATE.IT do™ tide pipes. DOIBI.F TIBE BRIAR PIPES These celebrated pipes, which have obtained al most universal use throughout the army, sad where «j.*r they have been circulated,are now for Uis drat time introduced into this State. lhe difference between these and others is impli ed in their title. Mp the use of two tubes instead of •»nc. the smoke is kept entirely separated from the nicotine and sa iva, (has not only rendering the *moke more delicious and harmless, but preserving the pipe for years from all offrasivenese. They are uuivor*ally acknowledged to be the most Lssatariwaa. Eceaemleal mad lleallkfkl I'ipr * ia Lew. l or sale in Po*tl*nd bv J. K. Lunt k Cm. Croat man k Go , C. Day Jr . t. G. Poring, M k. lbomp 'on. Augustus It obi it sou. W. D Rob>L*jn. short It vVatcrbou-e. G. A C L Grilison, Sawyer. Rolf, and all Tobaccouistn, DruggLts, and Fancy Gotdsdsal ora The trade supplied by Davis. Paxter k Co., sole agents for Maine and the Canadas. Portland, May 11th, 1861. maylleodlw littiiiiN HUUSL AND BEDDING OUT PLANTS, I Uc.«pcctfully inform the public that I have on I hand a large assortment of (jrccn Uuiim and ieddiug-out Plants, for Spring sale. of superior lualitv, via: Vmrbmnar, l>ahlixu. Pblaboobi t'MH, Passm and Klhkb Also, a tine collection •»f Aar mi; Plamj, ho., he, he. A election in ay always be found at Randall b Voitney**, Market Square. irder* left there will oe promptly attendee to ' ALHEXT MRIVANGER. Kloriat. Corner of North and Montreal Street*. Portland. Mr apiJOtt The Cabinet Organs MADE EXCLUSIVELY BY MASON & HAMLIN Are the best iustiuments of their class in the world. Nearly all the must premium* artist* in ti e country have given written testimony to thi* effect, and thoae instrument* are iu constant use in the concert* ot i ho most d.stinguUhcd artist*—a* LottscLaik and other*—as well us in then eras iu the principal eit i •* whenever such instruments are reou red. Price v ;5 to •'00 each. These io«t»um< n»* may Te found st the lfu« c KnciiiMif tho subscriber, where inky will be sold at the manufacturers' pi ice*. II. S. HI)WARDS, .No.349; Stewart * Block, Congress St. aprlXdtf JEWETT BROTHERS, e CoiiimitsMion Merchants. 23 South St., New York. R .C.Jivirr, l J. L. Jaw rrr. | Particular att utioa rani to purchotimy Flour, i'ot m, Grass *rerf. Ft ocisious and tdocom. Alao to the *4*/< oj Comsif/umtntt of Produce. RKKBB TO — Hon Hannibal Hamlin, I R-n__r »* Messrs. } i-ke k Has*. } Bangor. Me. Messrs. Mersey, Hetcber h Co. I .. • Jeff>raoB ( .*oiidge h Co., I rorlI**« " Ehen C. fttan worth h Co , Boston, Mata. S< i Adams. ICsq , ( am den. Me. Washington Long, Emj., East port, Me. apXOlmeod FANCY GOODS HOUSeT" W hoi•.,l,. H. MERRILL. No 131 Middl. Street. ( np.talre,) Portland, Kola*. Silk. Twlet, Button,. Binding,. Thread*. Piua Noodle,. Cutlery. Edgiug, Stationery, Lacing,, Tape, Ela»llc«, Belu. Comte. Snapendera. Toy*. So. />RR.1< ASD TAt LOSS' TSIMMIHUS, mchleodto

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