Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, July 1, 1864, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated July 1, 1864 Page 2
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fci ■ -j jMiumuwot*—■af——****—»—*—•»<«’ THE DAILY PRESS. PORTLAND, MAINE. Friday Morning, July 1, 1864. __ - ■ —-- - The circulation of the Dally Frees ie larger ihm any other Daily paper in the State,and double that of any other in Portland. Tebub—«8.00 per year: if paid strictly in ad sates a discount of (1.00 will be made. CT“ Reading Matter on all Fanr Page*. UNION NOMINATIONS. FOR PRESIDENT, ABRAHAM LINCOLN. OF ILLINOIS. FOB VICE-PRESIDENT, ANDREW JOHNSON, OF TKN'NKSSF.R. For Eleotora at Largs, JOHN B. BROWN, Portland, ABNER STETSON, Damarisrotta. FOR GOVERNOR, SAMUEL CONEY OF AVOVSTA. For Member* of Congress. 2<I District—SIDNEY PEliHAM, of Paris. For Eleotors. 2<I Dietrict-T. A.D. FESSENDEN, of Auburn Congressional Convention-First District The voters of the flr»t Congressional District who are unconditionally in favor o( the Union, the su premacy of the Constitution and Lews, end the ■oppression of the Rebellion by c vigorous prosecu tion of the War, ere invited to send Delegates to e Convention to be held at the CITY tlALL, •» Port taut, 01 THURSDAY, the 7lh of July, at 10 o’clock A. M., for the purpose of nominating a Candidate for Repreaeutative to Congress and an Klector of president and Vice-l*realdent. The basis of repreaentatlon will be as follows:— Kach oity and town will be entitled to one Delegate, and one Delegate additional for every seventy-live* vote* oast tit Gov. Coney in 1863. A majority trac tion will entitle to atwadditional Delegate. The Committee will bo in session at the Ball, at 9 o'clock to receive Credentials. Joan Lthck, Portland, 1 BewaLL a. uaoee, N.Gloucester, | _ ._ Joun D. Liboolb, Brunswick, | nnion Joia A. IVstssus, gosiax, 1 District fiao. 11. Kmowltosi, Allrod, |,,__ Kowtn B. SMITH, Saco, | Commiltoe John Wbhtwoatb, Kittery, j Jane 81,1861. There is probably no establiahment in the State, uuiesa it bo the Press, that ha* iu it so much wisdom that it may not gain knowledge from the experience of its coteinporaries.— There are suggestions, valuable to the fra ternity, which tr-ay be made iu relation to Ad vertising Agents, collection of bills, price* of work, Ac., Ac., and we hope the couvention may be held.—[Uangor Whig. If our Penobscot contemporary is burdened with “suggestion*” which he i* anxious to make for the good of “the fraternity,” we have not the slightest objection iu the world to his making them; for our part, we find it a* much as we can do to take care of our own business, and do not feel competent to advise others, except to use their own best Judgment, and to keep as independent as pos sible of all embarrassing combinations which may interfere with individual rights and in clinations. David can never light in Saul’s armor, nor can one man always work to ad vantage with another’s tools. So far the Preas has been obliged to “row its own boat,” and by the favor aud appreciation of the pub lic it expect* to do so in future. It stands In no one’s way; it complains of no one stand ing in its way. It has it* own scale of prices, does business with Advertising Agents when It can do so with interest to itself, and collects and pays its bill* as promptly as possible, and In relation to all such matters—private busi ness matters—we have no more desire to ask or make suggestions than we have in re lation to our household expenses or the taste to be observed iu selecting a wardrobe. Aua m mis we snow no opposition to, or lack of sympathy for, association for legiti mate purposes. We are glad as any one to cultivate pleasant relations with brother ed itors, hut we protest against combinations to regulate private business, in all cates, and we do this on principle whether it be among the gold gamblers of Wall Street, the journeymen printers or the employers of such printers.— The employer and employed should be left perfectly free from outside influences to make bargains and business arrangements for their mutual benefit. In no other way can they maintain their manhood, and feel that they are acting from a sente of personal and indi vidual responsibility. So long as they can agree no oulaide influence should Interfere with that agreement. The busluess mau wanting to advertise should feel that no com bination U arrayed against him to extort a high price; the publisher should feel mat no combinations are formed to withhold advertis ing exuept at ruinous rates. In the matter of collecting bills every man must be governed by his own judgment. Or dinarily his own imperious Interests will re quire him to make prompt collections, and if he fails to do so he will Und himself undergo ing au exhausting process that will soon tail him essentially. Touching the Insertion of advertisements as reading matter, we take it every editor must use his own judgment. If his readers are satisfied we don't know that we should complain. Such are our views, offered in kindness.— Ko scsle of prices esu answer alike for Ban gor and Portland, any more than for Port land and Boston. Portland patronage will not go largely to Bangor, nor vice term. We repeat what we have said before: let each la bor to merit success, and he will seldom reap disappointment. Tuk PilKss.—The verdict of the public thus lar in relation to the change in the Press June 1, is most gratifying to the proprietors. The increase of price was a necessity we could not escape. Still we expected to lose many •ubscribers by so doing, aud actually reckoned a decrease of 500 in our daily edition, before we should recover steady headway. We have now had one month's experience, and we find that, instead of losing, we have made a small net gain, the discontinuance figuring up 72, and the new subscribers 78. Considering the j attending circumstances^nd our own carefully made calculations, we regard this ns the most gratifying mouth's experience of the two years’ history of the Press. On our Weekly list we made a net gain for the month, of 81. Second Coxukkhsional Distkict._At the Union Convention lor the 2d Congression al District, held at Augusta yesterday, lion. Sidney Perham, of Paris, was nominated for re-election to Congress, and Hon. T. A. D. Fessenden, of Auburn, was nominated as the candidate for elector for that District. Maine Central Railroad. * 1 We have received the Annual Report of the Maine Central Railroad Company, preseutedat th annual meeting In Waterville, June 29th. It gives a detailed statement of the traniae tion and management of the business of the different departments for the year ending May 31st, 1894. It appears from the Dir.dors’ Report, that the total funded debt of the Company is $2,000, 000. If the net income hereafter should be equal to that of the last year, it will be ample to pay all the interest on the funded debt and the yearly instalments of $20,000 each, of the Bangor city bonds, as they fall due. '1 here has beeu an increase in the earnings of the road, over those of the previous year, of $78,992,31; an increase of the expenses of $02, 294,17; the total earnings for the past year be ing $402,024, 20; the expenses $211,297,02, the net earnings $190,770,03, an increase over that of the previous year $10,098,14. The Superintendent says:— The repairs upon the track have probably beeu more extensive thau in auy previous year. About live miles of tire road bed had been ballasted. Four hundred and ninety-five tons of re-rolled rails have been laid down, ; cover about live and one-lburth miles of track, |as against two hundred tons in the previous year,) two hundred and forty tons of which were purchased at a costot $10,787,72 aud the balance paid for by exchange of old rails at an average cost of $34,00 per ton, including re rolliug, punching, freight and insurance. In addition to which two lires were kept at work for about three-fourths of the year in repairing old rails. The number of passengers carried over the road this year is 152,989, while last year it was but 107/152. The number of tons of merchan dize carried over the road this year is 75,950,77> last year, <12.154, 95. Received for carring tLe U. S, mail $18,509,78. The President says:— Thecnsolidation of the two Companies now constituting the Maiue Central Railroad Com pany was undoubtedly wise, and must result lu great advantage to both, as the business is more ecou mically conducted than under tiie contract between the two former Companies, and the union adds strength lo tire various is sues of llonds and other liabilities, and gives additional confidence in the responsibility of The annual meeting was hold at Wa terville Wednesday. There was a very large attendance of stockholders. Quite a contest occurred on the ballot for Director^ The 1 ticket run in opposition to that of Messrs. John Ware and Samuel Taylor was elected. The lollowing are the Directors elected for the present year: Mollis Bowman of Ban gor; Ansel P. Morrill of Headtleld; John Lynch and Josiah H. Drummond of Port land; Edward T. Little of Danville; Reuben B. Dunn of Waterville; Samuel Pickard of Auburn. Nearly 9000 votes were cast for t)i reetors. The successful ticket received about one thousand majority. Tbe following was the vote for Directors: William Connor, of Fairfield. $8U0 T. W. Baldwin, of Bangor. $770 Samuel 1*. Ben*on, of Wintbrop.8<61 F rauklin Smith, of Waterville. 8380 Ho lid Bowman, of Bangor.5052 Samuel Pickard, of Auburn. 4348 Ansou P. ilorriiJ, of Ki nd field. 4 64 .tohn Lynch of Portlaud . 8725 Johia i U. Hrummond. ot Portland. ... 4883 Edward T Little, of Aubu'ii. 4853 Reuben B. Bunn, of Waterville. 4854 Bill to Provide for Defence of the North eastern Frontier. Mr. Bice of Maine, from the Select Com mittee ou Defence of Northeastern Frontier, has reported the following hill to provide for the defence of the Northeastern frontier, which is now before the Mouse of Represen tatives : Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United Stales of America in Congress assembled, That where as the State of Maine has appropriated for the use of the European and North American Railway Company of Maine, for the construe lion of a railway essential to the defence of tbe northeastern frontier of the United Slates, the proceeds of ail her claims against the United States arising prior to the year eigh teen hundred and sixty, the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and required to audit and tlx the amounts of the said claims as fol lows, viz.: one dollar and twenty-live cents per acre shall be allowed to Maiuo for tbe laud assigned to settlers uuder tbe fourth ar ticle of tire treaty of Washington, concluded on the niulh of August, eighteen hundred and lorty-two. The interest account of Maine, uuder tbe act approved March third, eighteen hundred and tlfty-one, entitled “An act au thorizing of the payment of interest upon the advances made by the State of Maine for the use of the United Stales government in the protection of the northeastern frontier,” shall be restated upon tbe principles directed to In applied to tbe case of Maryland by lie twelfth section of au act approved on tire third of March,eighteen hundred and flfiy seven, entitled “An act to provide for certain civil expenses of the government for the year ending ou the thirtieth of Juris, eighteen hun dred and flfty-eigbt. The interest account of Maine, as the owner of one-third of the claim of Massachusetts, for advauces for the United Stales during the war of eighteen hundred and twelve and eighteen hundred and fifteen, with Great Britain, shall ire stated and allow ed according to the principles applied as aforesaid to the case of Maryland. The dam ages to Maine by reason of the loti of limber upon tbe disputed territory, in consequence of the suspension of her jurisdiction from eighteen hundred and thirty-two to eighteen hundred and thirty-nine, uuder a diplomatic arrangement made by the United Slatea in eighteen hundred and thirty-two sliall lie ms certalued and awarded. Sec. 2. And tie it further enacted, That the Secretary of the Treasury Is hereby au thorized aod directed to pay, out of any moneys in the treasury not other* ise appro priated, to the State of Maine, for the ese of the European and North American Railway Company, all sums ascertained to be due to said Slate, as directed to tie audited and fixed by the first section of this act: Provided. That no more shall be paid than shall be equal to ten thousand dollars per mile for the maiu line and branches of the said railroad, actual ly constructed by said company, not to exceed in length two hundred and thirty miles, and to be paid over from time to time as the con struction of said road shall be certified to the Secretary of the Treasury by the Governor of Maine, and Dot less than thirty miles there of in actual operation, and so on as each ad ditional section of thirty miles shall l>e put in operation: And prodded, further, That no payment shall he made until the said rail way Company shall enter into contract, iu such form as shall be prescribed by the Secre- j tary of the Treasury, for the transportation by said company over their main line and branches of the troops aud munitions of war of the United States free of expense to the government, and for the carrying of tho mails of the United States at reasonable rates, cor responding with those paid for similar services over other roads of equal cost, and to be fixed by the President of the United States. The Prni.isiiKUs of the Chicago Tril une are too sharp-set to suit eveu a down east yankee. Last jear they declined an ex change with the Press except upon receipt cf the difference in terms, which was paid by a friend of ours iu that city. When the West ern Boards of Trade were here, receiving the hospitality of Portland, and an editor of the Tribune was invited to make free U6e of our office aud of all information wre could impart, we called his attention to the sharpness of his colleagues, snd be apologised for them and assured us we should hereafter find them conrkous iliI obliging; but when the year came round, though our paper is apout the size of theirs, they unceremoniously cut our acquaintance. We are half Inclined to con cede the new claims of the editors of that city—that it is becoming the greatest hog ■naaket in the west. Paudoxkii.—The Governor and Council on Wednesday pardoned Robert Harvey, of Deer Isle. Harvey has been in prison lour years, under a five years' sentence. He was a lad of eighteen wlieu, under the influence of Jo Mitchell, an unprincipled Indian, they together set fire to an old building, and robbed a shop of a few dollars. The Indian appear ed to be tho ringleader, but the boy sullered. His conduct in prison had been excellent, and under the circumstances his punishment suffi cient, and he was set freo with the injunction to "sin no more.” John Quinn also had two days taken from his three years’ sentence, and he was restored to citizenship. Quinn lias been a well behav ed man iu prison, aud no one has surpassed him In amount of work done. Pric88 and Investments. The following very sensible article we find in ths Boston Trumcript, but presume, as u was not leaded it was copied from some other paper: Financiers of the Copperhead persuasion are as unreliable as politicians of the tame school. Botli aim at the ante goal by different roads. The one wishes to weaken the gov ernment by crippliug our armies, the other by depreciating our luuds. The favorite text ol the disloyal riuauciers just now is Brices aud the Currency. "Brices,” they say, "are not really high; it is the Currency which is low. For a gold dollar you can to day buy as much as you ever could.” They regard gold as the oue fixed tlilug arouud which everything else, revolves. The truth is that gold, like every thing else, lluctuates in value iu accordance with the law of demaud aud supply. Brice* are high. Every man who has any thiug to buy or sell, uo matter whether it Ire loud or clothing, gold or labor, knows this aud acts accordingly. That these high prices are caused in part by the increase iu the ainouat ol the currency is true. But this is only one cause out of many. No matter w hat the me dium ol making exchanges, prices iu times of war must always be high. Aud that for the simple reason that the demand for every pro duct of labor is increased, while the supply is diminished. War draws the farmer from the plow aud the mechanic from his tools. It also changes the direction of labor. The ship wright, who formerly built clippers lor com merce, now builds Monitors and Ironsides for war. War is also, of necessity, wasteful. An army of a million men must of necessity con sume more than the same million would at home. War pi ices are therefore high prices, by a law just as inevitable as that of the at traction of. gravitation. War prices always have been and always must he high prices. If every dollar ol paper currency were destroyed to-morrow, and only specie used iu payment, prices would he high. A redundant currency increases this evil, but does not create it. The probability is lhat the currency ol the couutry has now reached its highest point. To the general advance in prices there is hut one marked exception, aud lhat is iu the bonds of the Government. They are cheap now, for the simple reason that the exigencies of the war have made them abundant. When the war ends, they must be dear, because the supply will he cut otf. The man who invests his capita! iu them now must make a good in vestment, lor they pay a fair interest and are more secure than anything else cau he. The mau who has a hundred dollars In Govern ment hondB has really a mortgage, to that amount upon every acre ol land, every mile of railway, every ship, every house, ever ar ticle of property, real or personal in the land. He has, moreover, no trouble to collect the interest. Government does lhat for hitn. It is a great error to suppose that great captalists alone have an interest in owniug Government stock. Every man who has any surplus, however small, should owu it. If he owns none he is a debtor to those who do, and his property iu every shape Is mortgaged lor that debt. If he owns this stock he is so lar a creditor, and holds a mortgage upon every other man's property. In the long run these mortgages will cancel each other; and our national debt, so far as it Is held by our selves, will be paid otf from the accumulations of past and future years. But the man to whom the nation owes nothing will have to pay his share of the interest aud receive nothing; while the man who Is a creditor of the nation receives interest as well as pays it. Government stocks at present price*, or at price* which are at all likely to prevail during the war. are iu every way the best invastments possible. Every man who wishes to avoid the evils inseparable from high prices should in vest a portion of his surplus earnings iu capi tal Government bonds. Hospital Accommodations in this City. Washington, June 25, I8CL John T. Gilman Esq.—Dear Sir:—By a letter which I received yesterday, containing an article cut from your paper, I learued that the citizens of Portland are desirous of bav* ing a Hospital established there, for the bene fit of opr wounded Maiuc men, aiid, with reference to this, I called on the Secretary of War, and Surgeon General, this morning. I stated to them that I thought one hund red and fifty, or more, might be accomtnodal el at the Marins Hospital in Westbrook, and one hundred at the Hospital connected with our City Aims House. They both as semed to the importance and necessity of having immediate provision made for the wounded men ou their arrival at Portland; and I am glad to say that an order has been forwarded today, by the Surgeon General to Hr. Lyman, Mebical Inspector for New Eng land, to visit our city at once and make the uecessarp inspection and rc>port to the War Department here. The Marine Hospital is under the care and charge of the Secretary of the Interior, but if the Medical Inspector report favorably as to accommodations that may be had there, 1 suppose there will be no difficulty in having at leaat, a portion of the buildings appropri ated, temporarily, to the use of the War De partment. 1 hare no doubt the people of Portland will he prompt in extending nil the facilities in their power, for this important movement. Many of our wounded and sick soldiers have already been sent to Maine, who wotdd have been much relieved in their sufferings, had there peen Hospital accommodations ready for them on their arrival at Portland : and there are many more yet to be seut for ward, who,ou reaching our city, will be pooi ly prepared to coutinue their journey sixty miles further, to Augusta, before receiving the medical and surgical care ot the Hospi tal. Very truly yours, L. D. M. Sweat. Where ia the Place ? Wo observe the following lu the report of Wednesday’s debate in the House, on the tax ation of United States hands: “Mr. Sweat, of Maine, said he was inform ed by a judge of the Supreme Court of tbe United States, that he was unwilling to invest in bonds exempted from taxation, because it was odious to tho neighborhood iu which he llred.” We trust that the fuller report in the Globe will give some clue to tho locality of the “neighborhood” in which this judge lives. At present it is difficult to surmise whore the place can be.—[ Boston Advertiser. Smuggled ooods Seized at Camden. —The Belfast Ago sajs information was re ceived at the Custom House iu that city that a schooner was on her wsy to some port iu tills district, with a cargo of smuggled goods. She was dcicrilied as the schooner Cottage of Bock port. Deputy Collector T. R. Simouton, Esq., of Camden was apprised of the fact, and last week die nabbed her, w ith about three th ousand dollars worth of smuggled goods on board. He kept watch for her night and day for nearly a week, as she lay ofl' and on wait ing for an opportunity to laud her cargo with out being discovered. Much credit is due to Mr. Simouton for his vigilance iu the matter Bight Between the Eves.—The Louis ville Journal, eager to do tho dirty work of slavery remarks : "The abolitionists advocate amalgamation; but before they practice it, they will have to get the consent of the nigger, aud the tii—'er is getting proud.” To which the Louisville Press responds with the following stinger: “Heretofore the patriarchal aristocracy have not consulted the nigger, but practiced amalgamation at will, aud were always proud.” Mh. C. G. Memminokk, the Confederate Secretary of the Treasury, is said to have re binned. W « think he made a mistake in bo doing. While the concern pretended to pay, h*i held the most enviable place on earth; but since it has abandoned tbe i (Tort nnd ceased to pay anybody, eveu iu its utterly worthless stiinplaaters, we should have advised him to hold on and enjoy the dignity of office with out Its cares and labors, lie used to have the hardest post in Dixie; since Grant crossed die Lamunkey, he has had tbe easiest. Why isn’t a man be still when he Is woll o!T ? Xew York Tribune. Deatiis.—The following deaths have oc :urred ut Washington, as we learn from the ipccial correspondent of the Boston Journal: L Lowe, Oth Me.; Lieut. S. W. Crawley aud Jharles L. Bluuker, 1st Me. Heavy Artillery. Latter to President Lincoln. The following letter of the National Com mittee to President Lincoln, informing him I of his nomination by the National Union C'on j veution, fully explains itself:— New Vobk, June 14,18(54. I Hon. A hr nit <uu Lincoln; Sir: The National Union Convention, which assembled in Baltimore on the ~ih of June, 18(54, has instructed us to Inform you that you were nominated with enthusiastic unanimity | for the Presidency of the United States, for ' four years, from the 4th of Match next. The resolutions of the Convention, which we have already had the honor of placiug in your hands, are a lull and dear statement of Hut principles which inspired its action, and whicu as we believe, the great body of Uniou men in Lhe country heartily approve. Wheth er those resolutions express the ualioual grat itude to onr soldiers and sailors, or the ualiou at scorn of compromise with rebels, and con sequent disliouur, or ltie patriotic duty of union and success; whether they approve the Proclamation of Emancipation, the Constitu tional amendment, me employment of former slaves as Uniou soldiers, or tue solemn obli gation of th ' Government promptly to redress the wrongs of every soldier of the Union of whatever color or race; whether they declare the inviolability of the pledged faith of the nation, or oiler the national hospitality to the oppressed ol every land, or urge the union by railroad of the Atiaulio and Pacitlc oceans; whether they recommend public economy and vigorous taxation, or assert the tixed popular oppositiou to the establishment, hy armed force of lori igu monarchies in the immediate neighborhood of the United states, or declare that those only are worthy of oliicial trust who approve uureservedly the views and policy in dicated in th i resolutions—they were equally hailed with the bearliucas of profound convic tion. Believing with you, sir, that this is the peo ple’s war tor the maintenance of a Govern ment which you have justly described as ,-of tbe people, hy the people, for the people,” we are very sure that you will be glad to know, not only from the resolutions themselves, hut Iroin the singular harmony and enthusiasm with which they were adopted, how warm is the popular welcome of every measure in the prosecution of the war, which is as vigorous, unmistakable and uuiaulleriug as the national purpose itself. No right, for instance, is so precious and sacred to the Amerieaif heart as that of personal liberty. Its violation is re garded with just, instant and universal jealou ; sy. Vet in this hour of iicril every faithful citizen concedes that, for Th- sake of national existence and (he common welfare, Individual liberty may, as the Constitution provides in ease of rehelhou, be sometimes summarily con strained, asking only with paiulul anxiety that in every instance, and to the least detail, that absolutely necessary power shall not be hasti ly or uuwiselv exercised. ^'ye believe, sir, that the honest will of the L nion men of the country was never more truly represented iliau in this convention.— Their purpose we believe to be the overthrow of armed rebels in Die tleld, and the security i of permanent peace aud union by liberty and justice under the Constitution. That these re sults are to he achieved amidst cruel perplex ities they are fully aware. That they are to be reached only by cordial unanimity of couusel is undeniable. That good ineu may sometimes dill'er as to the means ami the time, they ; know. That in the conduct of all human af fairs the highest duty is to determine, in the augry conflict of passion, how much good may lie practically accomplished^ is their siucere persuasion. They have watched your official course, therefore, with uullagglug attention; aud amidst the bitter taunts of eager friends and the fierce denunciation of enemies; now moving too fast for some, now too slowly lor others, have seen you throughout this tremen dous contest, patient, sagacious, faithful, just: leaning upon the heart of the great mass of tliP people, and satisfied to he moved by its mighty pulsation. H is for this reason that, loug before the convention met,the popular instinct had plain ly indicated you as its candidate ; and the Convention therefore, merely recorded the popular will. Your character and career proveyour unswerving fidelity to the cardi nal principles of Amir can liberty aud of the American Constitution, in the name of that liberty and Constitution, sir, we earnestly re quest your acceptance of this nomination; reverently commending our beloveJ country, and you, its Chief Magistrate. with all its brave sons who, on sea and laud, are faithful ly defending the good old American cause of equal right*, to the blessiup of Almighty Cod. We are, sir, respectlully. Your friends and fellow citizen*, WILLIAM DFNNlSnN, Ohio, Clislrmsu. JOslAU H. DRUMMOND. Msiui* THOMAS L. 8AW-VS.Hr New Hampshire. liHADLKV BARLOW, Vermont. A. it. BL’LLO ii- MssrscliUsttU. A M, GAMMKLL, Rhode Islam! C. 8. BUSHNELL. Connecticut — 0. tV CURTIS, New York. • W. A NEWELL, New .terser. HENRY JOHNSON, Penns*Iranis. N B SMITHEilS, Delaware. W. L. W. USABROOK, Maryland. JOHN V HUME, 'Ussuri, ' O. tf. HIT*. Kentucky, * 1' TYZFE, Ohio CYRUS M ALLEN. Indiana. W. BUSHNELL, Illinois. L P ALEXANDER Michigan A W. RANDALL, "Tool,tin. A. OLIVER, Iowa THOMAS SIM 1 SON, Minnesota. JOHN ill pit"ELI.. California THOMAS II. LEARNE Oregon. LEROY KRAMER, West Virginia A. V. WILDER, Kaesaa M. M. BK'KN. Tennessee. J. )’ < REYES, Nevada. A. A. ATOUIIA. Louisiana A. S PADDOCK. Nebraska. VALENTINE DELL. Arkausaa. JOHN A NYE 1 olA-ado A. D. 8 LOAN AKER, Utah. President Linceln’a Reply. Executive Mansion, Washington, j Juue U7, 1884. ) lion. William Dennhon anil othu s, a Com mittee of t.\e Jiatioual Union Concentiun: Gentlemen:—Your letter of the 14th iu itaiit, formally notifying me that I have been nominated by the Convention you represent for the Presidency of the I'uited Stales for four yeais Iroui the fourth of March next, has been received. The nomination is gratefully accepted, as the Resolutions of the Conven tion—called the platform—are heartily ap proved. While the resolution in regard to the sup planting of republican government upon the Western Continent is fully concurred in, there might he Uii»under-taudiug were I not to say that the position of the Government in rela , tiun to the act iou of France in Mexico, as as sumed through the State Department and in dorsed by tile Convention, among the meas ures and acts of the Executive, will be faith fully maintained so long as the stale of iacts sh til leave that position pertinent and appli cable. I am especially gratified that the soldier and the seaman were not forgotten by the Conven tion as they forever must and will lie remem bered by the grateful country for whose sal vation they devota their lives. Thanking you lor the kind and ramplimen tary terms in which you have communicated the nomination ami oilier proceedings of tho Convention, l subscribe myself, Your oliedient servant, AURAL!Ail LINCOLN’. The disaster to the 2d Corps. We take the lollowiug extract from the re port of the New York Tribune's correspond ent of the Ute disaster to the 2d corps: It is perhaps certain that Gen.Harlow’s Div ision was first (track, that at some points the line was btruck from the rear, at others front the front—at ail unexpectedly and disastrous ly. It was the work of au instant. scarcely any resistance was made—there was no lime foi it. Gibbons's staff were eating dinner a fourth of a mile in rear of their advance, and heard no fighting; were confounded at sight of men running. These they rallied into line, but the enemy came no farther. Those that did not run, some of the best troops in the ar my, were captured by regiments. The 1st brigade (Pierce’s) suffered most, and without firing a shot, yet this brigade lias been the pride of the corps. homebody lias blundered, else such soldiers as the 15th, 10th, and 20th Massachusetts, 7th Michigan, loth Maiue,42d and 82dN'tiw York, aud 57 th Wisconsin would have made for themselves an opportunity for fighting. It was the 7ih Michigan and 10-h Massachusetts that volunteered to cross to Fredericksburg in boats under a severe lira a \ :r and a half ago, which they did so perilously and so brave ly. Some of these regiments were captured, bodily, viz: the lOtli aud 15th Massachusetts, and the 42d and 82d New York. The brigade’ has lost live commanders and other officers, and rank and tile in proportion, during the campaign. Commanding it have been Gen. Alexander Webb, wounded at Spe ttjlvaiii and Cols, ila-k. II and McKean, killed at Cold Harbor. The division probably lost a thous and prisoners yesterday, ami Mott.s aud Har low's together as many. lieside these is the lo-s ol lour guns, McKuiglit stood by them and his colors till a ltebel Hag flaunted beside bis own. and there was but one man with him. To day, while talking of the disaster, his voice broke and his eyes filled. The pres ence of au enemy had never caused the one , to falter nor abashed the other, E2TA school teacher in Newport, K. I., has ! resorted to a new system of punishment fur mis- 1 demeanors. It consists in making the pupils hold aloes in their mouths. Several children have been made sick by the operation. ORIGINAL AND SELECTED. Atlvertist>men(s To-Duy, Minstrels— Lancas er Hill. Notice— .Samuel Booth by. Surgeons Wanted-Jo . K. Barms. yThe Fourth Regiment will be mustered | out at Rockland, Friday, July Oth. jyi'he New York Common Council refused to vote $10,000 for celebratiug the Fourth. ySpeculators arc buying up onions, ex pecting an arm^- demand. y There is to be no celebration of the Fourth of July in Piscataquis county this year. y Grasshoppers in Aspinwall are seven inches in length and are considered fine eating. fifA man was arrested,on Monday,in Mont real,for trying to drown himself to spite his Wife. The wife was complainant. Itif What is fame? The advantage of being known by people of whom you yourself know nothing, and for whom you care as little. y The 10th Massachusetts Regiment, which was captured last week, woull have completed its three jears of service on the Pith of Juiy. nr The Mayor of Boston has issued a proc lamation, inviting citizeus, who are not drafted, to send each a substitute to the army. y Gov. Gilmore, of New Hampshire, has issued a proclamatiou offering $300 bounty to recruits for a cavalry regiment. y The Louisiana Constitutional Convention have voted in favor of tho appointment of j J udges by the Governor. yAn impatient woman in New Jersey heard of her husband’s death one morning last week, and got married the same night. y There is an immense emigration this year to California, Idaho, and the mineral region* west of the great plains. y The mercury rose almost to 100 degrees in New York on Sunday, and there were half a dozen cases of sun stroke. nr The usual Juue term of the United States Court in Bangor is postponed on account of the serious illness of Judge Ware. y Sprague \ Blanchard’s Minstrels, of this city, will give two concerts at Bath, on the 7th and 8th of July. yTho Albany Argus says the speculator* in beef have again come to grief, the supply being much greater than the demand. *yAn “Army and Navy Button Company” has been organized i*t Waterbury, Connecticut, with a capital of $10,000. .0 1 he copperhead papers are tolling what a large Republican vote Fremont will get in Wis consin. The Union men “don't see it." KTChanncey Burr, of New York, is to ad dress the copjierhcads of Dexter on the Fourth of July. I5TA boy by the name of Long, eleven years of age, was drowned in Rockland on Sunday last. fyDr. David Shepherd, a well known and highly respected physician, died at his residence in Dover a short time since, aged CU years. 3TAdvice to young men—in summer, rise early; you will thus gain time to smoke an ad ditional cigar before dinner, jyFliaha S. Winter has been appointed Post master at Kingfield, im the place of Nathan B. Saunders, resigned. iyThe change of weather has had a most beneficial effect upon the wounded at the hos pitals at Washington; deaths have diminished sixty per cent. Jy A Richmond paper speaks of Benjamin, the rebel Secretary of War. as “a man of fame." The Louisville Journal says he is a man of ill fame. yin a New York saloon is posted the fol lowing important information: “Brandy one dollar a drink." If two dol!ars|and payable in gold only, no one uecd suffer. y Mrs. David Hood of Salem, Mass., a wo man 35 years of age, with four children, and much respected, drowned herself on Monday morning. ;?A large number of South Carolina priso ners, brought into our lines a few days since, arc boys between fourteen and sixteen years of age. yThc XJuebec Gazette reached its centennial anniversary June 21, and published on that day a fac-simile of itself as it appeared one hundred I years ago. y The Anniversary exercises of the West brook Seminary will take place on the 12th inst. Address by Rev. W. A. P. Dillingham, of Wa terville. 5TFears are entertained that Mr. Plummer M. Farmer, of Temple, was among the lost on hoard the Pocahontas. He has beun expected home on a furlough for some time. y During a thunder shower at Camden, on Monday morning, an umbrella was shivered to atoms in the hands of a boy named Perry, with i out injuring him. ISTAn “Onion Fund" has been started in New York to procure fresh vegetables for the army. Such a fund must have a great deal of strength. y Charles H. Webb, formerly literary editor of the New York Times, has started a new paper, “The Californian," in San Francisco, about the size and somewhat of the character of the Round i Table. fyThe Gardiner Journal says, Everett An drews, at work on Mr. Bradstreet's ship, fill from a staging on Monday, and was taken up ! for dead, but finally came to. Though badly cut and bruised, he received no serious injury. £yThc Fourth of July celebrations in this State the present year, so far as we have heard, are to be conducted in the most economical man ner. This is right iu view of the heavy taxes and the wants of our sick and wounded soldiers. The Bangor W hig says, Abner P. Guild, Es4|., of that city, was suddenly attacked with paralysis of the brain while at work in his gar j den on Monday morning. He lies in a critical condition. |yThe clerks employed in the Boston dry ; goods houses which have acceded to the early closing movement,hada jollification on Saturday afternoon, marching iu procession with the Ger mania Baud and saluting their employers. :y Judging from the intelligence received through the columns of the lrolksblatt, of Cin cinnati, the Germans will nearly unanimously supj>ort the nominees of the Baltimore Conven tion. ^'“‘Fuller” has our thanks for his report of the meeting of the stockholders of the Maine Central Railroad, but we had the ficts commu nicated by him iu type before his letter came to hand. py Dr. Gleason used to say in his physiologi cal lectures, that the time will come when djs pepsia will be considered as disgraceful as drunkenness; — the evidence of gluttony ns this is the evidenoe of other excessive indulgence. Cyilon. Geo. S. Bout well, of Massachusetts, having the power to api>oint a young man to a place in the Naval Academy, stdected a committee of eminent meu to examine candidates. The successful competitor was Edward W. Bench, of Dedham. > QTDeacon and Peterson's Philadelphia Sat urday Evening Post comes to us greatly im proved in appearance, and dressed iu beautiful new type, the pages enclosed in neat border ing. It is an excellent paper,just the sixe for binding, and is a great favorite iu the family. QTA distinguished Democrat remarked to us at Augusta, Wednesday last, that he should ad vise his friends to make no campaign iu this state this season. Be evidently has lost all hope of seeing the Democratic star in the ascendant in the Star-in-thc-East State. jTOa the 23d of June the thriving village of Alva, iu Aroostook couuty, lost twenty-three buildings by tiro. All the buildings in the vil lage but four were burnt, but in the midst of the desolation the j>eopic are hopeful, and intend to try again. jy Speculators are getting possession of all the tiour iu the market, for the purpose of deal ing out to the hungry on their owu terms. The sales of wheat for one week in Chicago amoun ted to 3,400,000 bushels. It is well for meu of limited means, that the air we breathe is be yond the control of that class of meu. I 3TJoshua Coffin, Esq., the historian ofNew I bury, died suddenly on Thursday night, at the age of seventy-three years. He was a most in telligent and diligent antiquarian, universally I honored aad esteemed. £5TA California correspondent of the Rock land Gaiette thus speaks of the wants of Cali fornia: “What California needs most to-day, is rain.—What she wants to-morrow in tecertly-fve thousand females; which would equal the male population, according to the last census.” -JTQuite an excitement prevails at the Kittery Navy \ ard and vicinity in consequence of sev eral cases of severe sickness, supposed to have been occasioned by a contagious disease on board j the steamer He Soto. The steamer has been or dered to quarantine grounds. A few days since a dunner called on a j young gentleman and presented him a bill.when he was somewhat taken aback by the gent taking I him aside and blandly saying : “My dear sir, call next Thursday, and I’ll tell you when to call again.” Z1TThe London Times says, “A general like Grant if unsparingly supported by govern ment, must succeed in making numbers tell. On the terms which he has hitherto accepted he can probably get to Richmond, and possibly take the city, too.” QrTlie Springfield Republican says a foolish conscript in Ualton, Mass., cut off the index finger of his right hand after he was drafted, supposing he would be exempted for it. But the game didn’t work. \\ hen he came to visit the board of enrollment he was accepted and sent to camp. far The Argus of Wednesday, had a long leader on “Church Politics.” Our neighbor seems to gravitate towards Episcopacy and Catholicism, not liecause he finds superior piety there but less politics. He evidently would pre fer a church, if he could find it, that takes high and independent ground, having nothing to do with either politics or religion. O" (vov. Seymour, of New York, is very much dissatisfied with the announcement of the Grand Jury that they deem it inexpedient to ex amine into the subject of the seiiure of the World and the Journal qf Commerce. He says that as the jury have refused to do their duty, I the matter of the seiiure should at once be j brought before some proper magistrate. ZW Kev. Dr. Joseph P. Thompson, of the Broadway Tabernacle chursh, New York, hav ing preached a sermon on Christian Manhood, called upon the church to furnish means for sc ouring volunteers to represent them in the field. By Monday morning some SCOOO were raised, I and it was determined to endeavor to raise money enough to send twenty-five men to W_1 •_ EyThe selection of Electors st large by the State Convention was a very fortunateone. Mr. Brown, of this city, is a man well-anown jin the state, proverbial for his public spirit, his enterprise, his go-uheail qualities, and his ster ling devotion to the country. Mr. Stetson, of ltainariscotta, is one of the first men in his section The selection of these gentleman was perfectly | unanimous. Tif~A sad and rather singular accident oc~ I currwl at Calais on Sunday last. Mr. and Mrs. Samuel l»yer, an aged couple of that city, were riding home from church after the close of the morning service, when on descending a hill part , of the harness gave way, bringing the carriage in contact with the horse, causing him to kick in such a manner and with such force that his feet went through the dasher, breaking a leg of each of the parties named. jyjoseph A. Scoville, the American corree poudent of the London Herald, and a most ma lignant rsviler of his own country, died in New York on Saturday. He was at one time private secretary to John C. Calhoun, and subsequently edited a flash comic weekly in New York. Hu also acted as theatrical agent for Lola Montes a short time, whioh terminated in hia being dis missed with a cowhiding administered by the irate Countess. jyAt a special meeting of the school com mittee of Providence, on motion of Prof. Chase, the hours of instruction at the High School in that city were,'luring the remainder of the term, to be from 8 o'clock until 1. Doctor Arming ton moved that the same privi/eye be extended to all the other schools, which motion was lost by a decided vots. The privilege of remaining five consecutive hours in school was too much for the youuger children to expect, notwithstan ding it was advocated by a physician. py The special committee appointed by tha New Hampshire Legislature, on the removal of the State Capital from Concord to Manchester, made majority and minority reports on Tues day. The former recommends that the capital remain there, ant that the city of Concord lay out a new street south of the common and con tribute 8130,000 for improvements of the pres ent building. The minority report advocates the removal of the capital to Manchester, if her eitiians will raise $330,000 fur a new State House. '_y The National Intelligencer says it has been decided, after mature deliberation, that tor the present season, whisky shall'be added to the rations of our soldiers in the field duriug active ojierations. The use of whisky in the army, in the opinion of good judges, has beeu the cause of more defeats and destruction of human life than all other causes combined. Its tendency in any quantity, is to lessen rather than increase the power of the army. So long as it is used, its abuse may be looked for as au inevitable r*. suit. If the use of it in the army of Gen. Grant proves an exception the country will be fortunate indeed. SPECIAL NOTICES. A Card. The ladies of Christian Commission take this method of soliciting from tho friends of sick and wounded soldiers, liberal donations of cake, meats strawberries, cream, flowers, Ao., for furnishing tfceir refreshment tables on the 4th of July. Dona tious will be received at the New City iiali, after 7 o'clock A M. Monday July*. % Town Caucus. That itixsns of Falmouth, who aro uncondition ally loyal to the Government, and are m favor of suppressing the rebellion by a vigorou- posecution of the war. are requested to meet in fatten* at the Town House on Saturday. July 2J at 5 o’clock. P. M . to select delegates to attend the Congr*‘«<donai Convention to beholden in Portland on lut.Uay the <th day of July next. Per order Town Committee. Fa mouth, June 2sth, 1861. dtd Caucus. The Union men of l’owna! who are uncondition ally loyal to the Government, are requited to meet at the Town House, in said town, on Saturday the second day of July, at 6 o’clock P. M , lor tin* pur pose of selecting delegates to attend the District Convention to be holdeu at Portland July 7th. Par Order ol Town Committee, l'owual, June 27tb, 18*34. june2s A New Perfume for the Handker chief, Phalon’s “Night Blooming Cereus.’’ Phalon's “Night Blooming Cereus.” Phalon’s “Night Blooming Cereus.“ Phalon's “Night Blooming Cereus.” Phalon’s “Night Blooming Cereus.” i Phalon's * “Night B.ooming Cereus.” Phalon's “Night B'ooming Cereus.” A most Exquisite, Delicate and Fragrant Perfume, distilled from the Bare and Beautiful Mower from it taken its uaiue. Manufactured only by PHALON if SON, N. Y. l¥mBeu*ireqf Counterfeits* Ask for Phalon's— Take no Other. Sold by Druggists generally. juue3t'64d3in Portland Photographic Gallery, SO MIDDLE ST.. PORTLAND. Me., A. S. DAVIS, Proprietor. Portland, May 12,18C4. mayI2d0m Can Kliz ahkth, July 1,1368* Sim:—During my connection with the State Be* form School, as a teacher, U. F. Atwood’s Bitter* were introduced there and used with marked sucoees, particularly in Bilious affections. Youra, Ac.,. A P. HILLMAN, IIahovmb, Mb., Oct. 1,1861. Dear Sir:—I have used L. F. Atwood's Hitter* for sotntMO or 15years. 1 have tried a great number of tnediciues for Dyspepsia.but without effect. These Bitters are the only remedy that have ever relieved me of this distressing compiaiut. My neighbor* have also been greatly benefltted by the use of them. JOEL HOW. j gy/teware of Counterfeits and base imitations, some of which aer signed " M.” F., instead of L. F. Atwotxl. The genuine is signed L. F. Atwooii, and as a s<\fcguard against imposition bears an kxtsa label.countersigned //. //. HAY, Druggist, Port• land, Me., sole General Agent. For sals by respectable dealers«» medicine gener• . ally. Ian 16 6meodAw 9 1 special notices. THON VS G. LORI.VG, DRUGGIST, —AND — PRACTICAL TKU98 FITTER, Corner of Exchange A Fed. ral Si'a. A perfect ttt gaxrxntued. I be poor liberally con ildered. mohUdtf "Buy Ma, and I'U do you Oood." U»e Dr. Langley’s Root anil Herb Bitters m^r..J?U?dice'. ro*u’«»S'«. Liver Complain!, Hu u/sPvp»is, I'iles, UiuinsH. Urtd JSSSiii °r,Ul ">••«* slid aetata ariaing from dla order.l .t"'oa,b, torpid liver, sud bad blood, to a .* yenous are subje t iu spribg and summer. They Ci«au»e the system, regulate the we!*, re store the appetite, purify the blood, aud give souud nea. of mind and .ti.uftta.of bo<J, to all whooae U.‘!!?-.«8o^?*ll<le*,e,*lu "‘'Bcme everywhere, at 26, 60 and <6 cents per bottle OEO C (»OoD WTfl A CO., 37 Hanover Street, Boston,' Proprie *or<- _ ap*i dim Cough* and Cold*. The sudden change* of our climate are sources of Pulmonary, Bronchial, and As lama t$c Auctions. Experience having proved that simple reiuedi*** of ten act speedily when taken iu the earlv stages of the disea'e. recourse should at once to had to ‘Brown’s Bronchial 'Prnches,” or Lozenges, let the Cold, Congh. or Irritation of the throat be ever so slight, as by this precaution a more serious attack may be effectual'y Warded off. Public Speakers and &»nger$ will dud them eff -ctual for dealing aud strengthen ing the voice Sol tiers should have them, a* they can be carried in the pocket, aud taken a* occasion requires. junt-26d* wlm Tbeth like Pearl* and Breatm or Swbbt nbm* obtained by tue use oi that popular Dentifrice, Fragrant “Soz^dont,” a composition of the choic est and recherche ingredient*. the three most impor tant requisites, cleanliness efficacy and convenience b ong present in the high st possible degree of per fection. It removes all disagreeable odors, scurf and tartarou* adhesions, insuring a pearl like white ness to the teeth; gives toue to the bieath aud a cool deiioate aromatic fragrance to the mouth, which make* it reailv a toilet luxury, it stems to be in great favor with the ladies. Sold by Druggists every where, at 75 cents per bot mcn2l dlt trityou areln want of aay kind of PRINTING •all at the Dally Press office. II arCARDH ifd BILL HEADS neatly prints at this office. tf ——■ Brighton Cattle Market. Wednesday, June 29, 1964. At market 1180beef cattle, l»i stores, 3H0u sheep. 460 a Moat*; 3no let bogs. A fall supply ot beeves were offered this week and the prices <»f like quality were not sustained. Home of the butchers have cattle on band. Sixty-six *e. !ec:ed sold at the highest quotations. Small cattle, cows, kc, suitable tor country trade were scarce Pa ican-fits/ Cattle—Extra §13 50; first quality 11760)18 26; second 12 2 *<*12 50; third It oOftll 76. The lollowing sales were made: Per cent shrink. Price One lot. 29.184 * <J° .30.i3 • do .90.18} do .30.13 do .9m.||i do .83.13 do .33.It do .36 104 do .40 Jo Working C>xe»—Sale* at 8145. 170, JKw, i26. 150, Very little demand and but few iff* red. Cows with and without Calces—Sales with calves. •76, 70, 66, 62 and 43; w tbout calves, f..6. 48, e0, 66. Drv court—none offitod. Sheep Salas live weight 6} 63 §7; Lambs from d*M? ^ Ttw?re wu • large supply and many lots ou Shoals s ull at reduced prices. A few lots sold at 9, 9J and 9} Sprirg Mgs—In lots ftoin 12. to 13; at retail tty 111 18 to 16. Veal Calves—$3 to 12. Calf Skins from 83 to 3 60, or 26 to 27c per lb. Hides- \oe. Tallow— lo|c. Boston Stock Lint. Salk* at tub Brokers’ Board, June 29. 13 000 U S Coupon Sixes (1881).KMj 1.000 .di.104j 600 .do.1044 1000 United States 7 3 lOtka (Oct).104i 4**,00t) United States 6-30's ..pig* 4.0(d). do.jog I 1.000 .do.it g] 5»0.*.do (small).103* 6 000 United States C urrency Certificates .... 93} 6 OuO do (Feb). 91 6.000 Ogdensburg 2d Mortgage Bonds.334 13,500 Maine State Sines (1889i.1U> 1.000 Eas era Kailroad hixe#(1874).P>7 2 Pepperell Manufacturing Co..122 , 6 Eastern Kailroad.R'6* _HARRIED. lo Sears port, June 11. by Ucv S Thurston, John S Ileald, Citv Marshal of Portland, and Mi** Kmilv Bailey ol Morrill 1 In Searrporr, June 27, Capt Cha* II Colcord and Miss Annie M Coieord. In Gray. June 22. Isaac B ake, of New Gloucester, and Mrs K M Morse, of G. !• Bath. June 29, John li Camp, E*«j. of Lyons, N V, aud Mi** Victoria K, daughter 01 Capt James Drummond, of B In Houlton, June 22. Wm G Dilling, of II, and ■ Mias Basheba B Fuller, of A blow. Id l’rewiue lale, Juno 31, Aau»a Hows and Miss Louisa T Prat*. In Lisbon, June 14, Wm U Webber and Miss Emo line lhotnpson DIED. ■ = , In this city, June 20. Mr George Wri ?ht, (co’ored) aged —, well known as one of our oldest coachmen. In ^ armouth, June 26, Jacob W Loring. youngest soa of the late Jacob G Loring, aged 26 y«ar* aud 4 months. In Westbrook. Jane 30. Charles M. son of Geo B and Jean S Stevens, aged 2 months 6 days In Wiudham. June 27. of diytbcria. F.mraa W, daughter or D F aud L J Hawke*, aged 18 years 11 in uth* In Parkmin. June 2. Mr Bailey Gilbert, aged 71. la Rockland, June 20, Mrs Susannah Shaw, aged 86 years a mouths. In Rocklaud. June 23, Sam’i C F Hi Is. aged 21 vrs 3 months In Machiasport, June 16, Laura* !ta Staart. aged 19 year* 6 months. IMPORTS. W".'~ - -.. ■— --— BmilOiO 11 Sch Euroclrdon — 167 tons coal, to Kerosene 00 Co. ST UKoKGfc NB. Sch Edinburgh—70,(A)0 ft lum ber. to N J Miller. HERBERT RIVER NS. Sch Mary Fraser—143 tens coal, to Sawyer k Whitney ST ANDREW- NB. Sch Jane—2350 cedar posts, to W Holcomb. ■AIL1N6 OP OL^.4 STEAMSHIPS. •T1AK11 rioi rot SAILS Bavaria. Southampton New York. June 14 Washington. .. Havre. New York Jute 15 Hibernian.. Liverpool. ... New Yt rk June IU P>rr«ia.Liverpool.. ...New York June 1* City of Baltimore. Liverpool. ...New York. June 22 Asia.Liverpool boston.Jure 25 Germania..Southampton New York. June28 Australasian..Liverpool. ....New York.. July 3 Eurnpa .. Liverpool.Boston....July Scotia. Liverpool.New York July 16 City of Manchester New Y'ork . Liverpool..... July 2 North American Quebec . . .Liverpool.July 2‘ Han-a.New York Bremen.July 3 Pennsylvania .... New York Liverpool_July 2 Champion.New York Aspinwall July 4 I Tubal Caiu.New York . West indies July 5 ■ Eleltric Spark.New Y'ork..New Orleans Ju»y 6 Sidon.New York. Liverpool... July 6 Africa. Boston .Liverpool... July 7 Washington.New York Havre. July 9 I Hibernian...Quebec.... Liverpool.Julv y City of i*4mlon .New York Liverpool.luly y New York.New York Loudon. .. July y 1 Louisiana.New York Liverpool_July 16 ——^———»—^■—— i MINIATURE ALMANAC. Trldmr. .Jaly I Sun ri«-» .4 37 I Ulxh witrr.(am) ... H.43 Sun MU.. 7 4u I Length o( J.y..li 13 MARINE NE\m TORT OP PORTLAND. Tkarsday,.Jane 30. ARRIVED. Steamer Forest City, Liscotnb, Boston. Steamer New Euglaud, Field, Irom Boston, tor St John NB Sch F.uroclydon. (Br) Phiuner. 1^1*1oro NB. Sch Ediuburg. (Br) Barrott, SI t«eorge NB. Sch Mary Fraser. (Br) Pettis, Merlert Liver NS. Sch Jane. (br) Clark, St Andrew* N D Sch llarriet Baker. Webber. Baltimore. Sch Wm I raw lord, Lord, Philadelphia. Sch Julia Newell, l u*hing, Salem. Sch Pheuix. Henley, Portsmouth. Sch Idaho. Lamboit, Salem Sch Utica, Thorndike. Book laud. Yacht Eclipse, Linnell, Boston. CLEARED. Brig o C Clary. Parker. Matanzas— laac Emery. Sch Hod Fox. (Br) Clark, Uavaua—Geo S Huut. Sch Emma Oakee, Browu. Now York—U G York A Son. Sch Chronometer. Gilchrist, Fortress Monroe—8 L Browa. Lauxt'iiii*—At Belfast. 25th. from the the yard of C P Carter A Co. a hue * bite oak battue of 4d) ton*, built for parties iu New York. At Stockton. 2^|b from the yard of N G llichborn, a brijt of 340 tons, called the ••Caprera.” She is cop per fastened, doable d»eked, owned by N G Ihch boru. Cap! Wm EcGilvt-ry. and l apt William liich born, who is to command her. Brig Sibboleth. 200 tons, built at Waldoboro in 1854. and m**taled in 1SU2. has beeo sold to parties m Warren. R I, for about A75UO cash. DISASTERS. Geelong, April 20—Bark Panama. Capt Habig. fin Port Chaimers N L for Kockhamptuu, arrived in heppel Bay, Feb 27. railed thei.ee tor Newcastle ou March 6th. and was wrecked near Sandy Cape, at the NW eud of Frazer's IsDtnl. off the entrance to llorve* ’« Bay. in the night of March 13. Oue man was drowned; the rest are believe! to hate bo u saved, though everything in the shape of proj er:y was lost. [The P registered 414 »ou*. rated AlJ. was budt at ilarpswell iu 1850, and bailed from New York. A dispatch from Welifleet. M»**, Thursday, says that sch Almyra of Surry from Gay Head lor Ho - ton. sprung airak Wednesday night and sunk 12 miles N W by N from Uighiaud Light. The crew were brought to Welifleet by sch Benj Baker. DOMESTIC' PORTS. SAN FRANCISCO—Sid Msv 28. banjoe Harvest Queen, Ellery, I u<et Sound; $)th, Mallory, hill.do; June 2d, ship Hohin Hood, Matthew*, tor Kaugoou. Shakspeare, Reed. Baker's Island. Cld June 2. ships Gov Morton, Horton, Callao; 1 Dublin, Crowell. Port Ang>lcs. PUGET .sutND—At S abec May 17. ship Enter prise, Dunbar, lor Callao, Idg; Fremont, Marring- i ton, fur Sau Francisco NEW ORLEANS—Cld 13th, ship Walla**, Lant, Boston. I BALTIMORE—Ar 24th, hrig Caroline. North, fm t Mayaguez. hid il7«h, barque Eliza White, Varney, for Fortran Monroe. Cl ) 28th. *cli Hattie M Mayo, Ward, Kennebuuk via (.hurch < reek aid. PHILADELPHIA—Ar IWfft, barque Albion, Bel cher, New York ; brig* Lagrange, « roweii, New Or leao*; Anna D Torrey,, Griffin. Sagua; Hurmah, Prorldewee: «ch# Acklam, Aitcfoml Na tban Cijfford. bhute, aud Chae Moore, Tngereoll. fm Boston0*^* do; Telegraph, FcM, irom Below 28:b. barque Pleidae, frcm K y Weat; 8 B Carlton, from Sagua Cld 26th. achs Adele, Snow, Boston ; Lejok. Whit more, Saugus. i _<i!* Bil,ml• * PP>e,a(e, Pensacola; Kb N ( iiflr-rd, Criuiu. Gloucester. Cld 28 k. brigs Uro/iiiibo.Gilracre, Bath: Burwab. Sherman. Boston: schs Lieu, lUss, Norfolk- Mores Patten. Carlson, Baugor; Essex, Loaf, and Aokiaix H oper Fajl River; F J Uiil. W«Juen,ProvfSSleo.' Ariltth. barque h B Carlton, Orcutt, Sagua. Ar 3ut!i. baruue Pathfinder, Kvbiusou, t ardeaas. NEW YORK—Ar28ib, barque Jem y Htt*, Has kell, l'ictou; brigs bar on do Castiue. Haskell,’ iruiu Neuvitas; Celestira, Hcketf, Cow Bay CB; J k 11 1 Crowley. Dri*ko, Glace Bay CB: N UU-vec*. Harter, ! Calais; schs 6 G ilart. Hawley. Glace Bay CB; Biue Belle, frstes, LinganCB: Dresden, Glovysas, Shu | ha NS; Psran. Clark. East Machias; Maria Louisa. • Nash aud X A Hail. Nash, from Providence; Bound i Brook. Perry, Dutch Island. Ar29tb, brigs Wenonah, Graffam. fm Sagua; F J King, Doane. do; Levitbian. Singer, Trinidad; sets l*ady of the Ocean. Chamberlain. Calais; Union, P- ndleton, Rockland . Mary Shields. * ait, Boston; Mora. Wentworth, KlizatMhport tor Boston; So-au 1 Sl Jane, Torrey, do for Bangor; Springbok. HaskelJ. Port Keen for Boafon Cld 29th, ship E P Sage. Stevens, Liverpool; sch Zsinpa. Brown. Machias l by tel. J Ar 30th, ships Calhoun, and End} mion, from Liverpool » NEW IIAVEX-Ar 3Mh. schi Onward, lllairics; i rfi.'i i,*?1 v','l|;‘ ''“‘'i.m 81 an If,, from s*tJ/«Vfr><!}!?r-w*V,t “For. Merlin, do PROVIHENf E—Ar 38lb, sch Lookout, Wall, from at t»eorge > n. Also srlfiCh, brig Adclms, 8ome«. fm Cal ala- rctia LebaULah. Wall, from .Sl Oeor,e Nil- W I* Ritchie Freatbv, Calai.; < l.a. llenrv 1Ferris. ar.d Kra,e*i Ellen, Brown, Uan,or; Jumalra l'ain-ii Unroll, Augusta *’ Ar »rb. ach B«ll», Jordan, Ellsworth. EAWTUCK ET—Ar ath, anh Uenrietta, Villa fm Elfzabethi ort. ' NEWPORT—ArSSth. acb Mt Uopo, Scaulilina fm Rooklai.il for Now York. -pau.uing, rm HOLMES'S HOLE — Ar 28fb, *ch. Enterprise, .-“vV' *,-Ji“betbport for Salem; Cr.lon Foet.New wr,Bit“*°ri N,V',u"e' J-'Mk. Machias for New York ; Mt Hope. .Spaald, Rocklaud lor do; PB Lind eav. Emery, Saco for do. 8ld23rh. brigs Richmond. 8 Thar.ton, Manlius. Fansrina; achs M'lJ.iam ( ollyer. Reno, bedsore. Z A Psioe. K Arcularius. Austin. Mora. Boxer, E A Co uant. Mwhixar, I eoaora. KG Willard. NEW BEDFORD—ArXhh, acb Mary Alice Par ry. LincoliiTille BOSTON— ArSftb. ach. War Ea,!e. Keller, Haiti ‘ PariUoa. Uarper. aud Capt John, lorrey, lui K irabcthport: Orion, Hart do. Cld 30th. brig Emu a ( , Weat. tape ilaytieu ; schs ■ockland n,"h' F, Hogg., lor Ar iki.h, baruue Waltham, Wheeler, New Orleans bn, Mautius. Nonou. ITu adel) hia: seba F J < uml mliifs, -i—. Choptonk River; Mt 1 Crte*. Wood, and Abbie. Kai,bt. from Philadelphia Michuan Saunders; Bixer. C'uiner. and Python, t unduirr KiizabeUsrort. Mary Elizabeth. t bas*. New York-' Susan ft Mary. Hall, aid liarlct, Oyer, do; Aim Maria. Hclpstt, Ellsworth; Sylph. Core, Westport Acadia Pierce Yarmouth. Bi-low, ship John Sidney, from Baltimore: barque Phiieua, from New York ; Lri, Faustioa, rrom phna delpkla. lu the Bay—Slip Rainbow, from Siaxanore- brie Seotlard. from Matauras. ‘ ' " fid a*n, ship Pacific. Ray, Riehibuctu; barque Illinois, tkalkcr, for X'acbia>, to load for Luba leh LizM Hoar. ( lark. Frankfort. ’ *CU GLOUCESTER-*, ko'h. sch Wild Rcrtr.Uroter nau^Or. Ar 27th. schs Floreref*. Crrekrtt fiom Bangor for Portland0"*: * 'b. Vuls,e U.ide, fui KllsnUthlort PtiRI SMOCTM -Ar JTlh. acb Cniaoa, WilUama Bauor. 1 roRKIliX PORTS. s£ii!22££k£'nk Kt Ur'1” “»« «* „ A* Shaoghme April 21 •hip. Orios. Whiting from tooehow mr 7th, anc; Bengal. Mcilril a, from »r*ncieco ar ISib.do St Paul. Crowell, do Jt.rv <»*orer. Hugh**. lor Foochow; Moo-o. n Merrill ai c: Semi Kua-ell. Wincheil. aod Western I ontl l»i,i I o’l, do; barque IJrzia Bogg., IHger, ate. ..■dVh^m Apt 1 ®- ,Wp* Prrritl, Uardiu*Wui r'1 *®mU' Buc: brig Am/ Warwick. At Amoy April 21. bar.tac LiUk. Knowle., In dock At Sallow April 17. baniao lluuircr.. Whilien Tor newchwanf. At Penang May 9. .bin Ceylon, Saoijson, from Singapore, ar 7th, to 9ni.li idg tor Breton Arat Batavia April 17. .hip Uq-r, tioaland, from Anjior. and «Id 24ih for Singapore At Singapore May 4. .hip Agi re. baeaett. fm Uoe ton via Batavia, or Gib. dieg Magnet. King, for B.alon; Continent. Ilowland, for Manila, to load lor New York. get. £2 Us pert n for hemp: 1'aerleaa KonV*1’ *J*,Uink ""»■*. I-ccraw, tor Hong port*! APriI JMh‘ *kip Emilf A Hall, Hall, for two Ar at tienoa 9th inat. .hip Atlantic, sarrest, from Newport. * Sdfm Falmouth F.rg Uth in.t, barque City of Banger. Edger y. it. om Callaol lor Dunkirk. Ar at Deal 13th mrt. .hip White Mountain, liar a den. Sunderland for Rio Janeiro OS the Uaard Ulh iuat, chip Ellen Hood. Kiiby. from l allao for Antwerp 1 AtSewcaaile Ei3tk in.t, .hip Bolen K Cooper. Lephara. for Kio Janeiro. 1 Aral Muiqua.h N B 36:h iaat, .hip Moro Caalle Kom. Philadelphia. • At Sagua l»th inat. bamue Aid. Hooding, fhv Port lavd; brig. Protege. M Me*.livery. N Slower., and J W Sawyer, for Bo«*on. Ar at St John JiB 30tb. fhip PocahoLtaa, Bath. SPOKKN. er^from^Bmtmi for Calcutta. **“P ^ NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. * SPRAGUE BLANCHARDS MIIVSTRELS! Three Grand Performances! —AT — LANCASTER HALL, July 4th, at 10, 3, and 8 o’clock. JuneSO—did NIec*liu,nie*i’ Hall. July 4th. 1776! __ 1864! s»^f>ath School and Socirty tf Central Church will give au K.hibiiit n and Km'ItuL at JI chamca Hall, ou Koarth of July, cotnoiructue as d u o.ock F. il aud ountiuiunr ttuourh tbo ai terooon aiidarenii*. * * “* ** MUSIC, ADDRESSES. DIALOGUES. TABLEAUX, Ac., Ac. i.Ih!h*„,C.re»l!f»f» -rnoou will aonaiat of Sin*. Short Addrew*. and Diai yu • of a patriotic and npprapris'e cla-actor mnuiiy by the cui.diro In the evening. of Tubloaux. Mu.lr. Ac thber tanltera o* plc.-urab:» eijo; mout will bo prr yid. d *■««»»« ra A Inr^o yarlctyofBofrchou.au." Including hTaawBaumna nod Cue nnd le g. I kbam, will bt for sale both afternoon and eve ning. Ticket#, of admi«*in-adult#*iugleticket. 25c u. two or more 20 ctceach—children, aiugle tk-ket Ikcti •J2 or “°™ !a* ••«!»—to bo bad at the at' ru* of ™ iNon ft Mi iett. ( ongrt-A street, and G ft V. Gal lUon, Gray street. an J at tho door, jan«29 4t 8 r «<*«<>* UEinuL’iOrnoi, i iinvrnv cW,'h,D,t o City. Juno J4.Hi64. f \Y ANT*p---Surgeon* and A MU/ant > urgeems vf /ur tkr LohtreH /Voojm—Candidate* mu»t be Graduate* of ^omo Regular Medical Collie, end must ho examined by a Hoard ot Medical officer* to be convened by the eurgeon Gecetal. Ihe Board wri.l determine whether the candidate wm be ap pointed Surgeon or A*«i*tant burgeon, according to merit Application* accompanied by one or mor* tr*t uoniaU from rc*pectablv person*. t« to moral character, fto.. should De addicted to the Surge' u General. U. 8. A , Washington, D. C , or to rho A* * -taut Surgeon General, U. 8. k , LouNvill#. K y Board* are now in *e««ion at Button. New To*k WMhlngtoa, t iucinuati. St. Louis, and New Or leans JOS K BARN MS. jutyl-2aw3m A. A. Sargeoa General. Notice, 1IIKRKBV give notice that I will ray all the !e debt, of my »n. Ih. Ini, Lim.1 OutB-rphon OWI bby. aud nil poraom Indebted to II... .amewll m.ke payment to mo at Lawlatoti, or to Uon J..i»h II. Drummond »l Portland. , . A „ * OIL'EL BOOTH® Y. Luwiaton. Mr., Juno S, ISM. Julyldlw 45Rc. H. OSGOOD, DKXTIST, Ho. 8 Clapp's Block, Market Square, POBTLAX a. t$T Vrtidcial Te«th inserted on Ovid, Sihror, at <! Vutcanitr bast. All operation* trarrmnlid to give satisfaction, JuaeGOeoditly t»4 NOTICE. \\TE. the under«igneil having *o’d our Stock of 11 Coal and Woo© to M wu ha* dull. McAlis* t*r If [Co., do cheeriuliv recommend them to our former customer*. VI iwoom basing demands against u- »r** request! ti 10 pr* sent t*>en» for settle, meut. mod ail persons indebted to u* are requested to make immediate pay meut at the old »tand a here one ol the uadersigutd may be found for th» n»•».*-* t SAW YE* A WHITNKY Portland, Jnns 6, 18$4. junel3d3w Coal and Woody rsIllK •ubreriber hiving purchased the block of A. l'o»l »nt Woon, find t»km *hc jfcontlr occupied by Ufttirn. Sawyer f Wkilnty, lend Of Maine lihar/,,re now prepared to ru; p!y their former petroni and the pnb.'io gtuemilv, with a dne o*eortuient of WELL PICKED AXD SCItEEXED Old Coinpauy Ohigh, Sugar I.omI Iarhigb, Uuielloo Lurltigb, IdHrast .Mountain. Johu's While and Red Ash, Diamond and Lorberry, Together with the best quality of Cumberlantl Coal 1 A Superior Coal/or BlackimitAi. Also, Hard and Sou Wood, Delivered to order In any j>»rt of the city. The former oucomera of Meeora. Sowyer ft M bit »ey ere revpectfully Invited to give e»» cell „ KASDALt, McALLlSTK* ft CO. Portland, June 13, UWi -dly

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