Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, September 20, 1864, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated September 20, 1864 Page 2
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THE DAILyTmIESS. rottTT.JJIV, MAIM*. Tuesday Morning, Sept SO, 1864. The circulation oftlu baity Prtm ie lerper (Ann any other baity paper in the State, end enable that qf any other m Portland. I nnnn-tl.uO per pear ta aAeaaee or Bm4I*« MsiuTm all Paar riltn * rOB PB1IIDBIT. ABRAHAM LINCOLN, OP ILLINOIS. FOB VIOB-rHB»ID*BT, "ANDREW JOHNSON, Or TMNNMSSSM. Far Bmotor*. JOHN B. BROWN, of Portland, ABNER »rEPSON, ol Dnmafitcalta. let tf«I.-RlCHARD B.CHAPMAN ofBlddelord. HOmI.-IuO«A8A.U KRS8AKDEK of A*t*r*. it Diet -GOING HATHOBN of r.ttofleld. 1'* DM —BAS I T. GILMAN, of Orono. Ah Di,t_JOIIA N 8WAZEY of Buonport. 8psr:an Heroism. Those politicians who think the loyal peo ple of the country are governed by mercen ary motive* in baching up the war in defence of our national unity, were never more mit taken in their estimate* of causa and effect. Nor are the loyal people to be discouraged or changed in their purpose to uphold tbe Government, by the expenses and sacriflctu which it costs to do their work. They have counted the cost. They knew when they en gaged in this work; when they swore upon their country's imperilled altar to eootecrak all thsir powers to the cause of Freedom aud the Uuiou, that this vow involved the shed ding of blood and submission to sacrittch. When the father and mother cheered on their brave boy to tbe tight, with tears and a “God bless you,” they kuew the daugers that would environ that boy, and bit need of di vine protection. They did not send him out on a gala day picnic, but to dispute tbe pro gress of armed rebellion and to face, aud it need be, suffer death. There was one of these cases occurred in * town we have in mind, some thirty miles frou this city, lu a neighboring county. Toe sou of aged parents, to a large extent their stay and dependence, went into the army three years since, and with a heart lull of patriotic devotion he continued to perform his duty j faithfully till the past summir, when a rebel ball Inflicted the fatal wound which terminat od bis career. But a short time before our late election his remains were brought homt for burial. While the body remained nn buried beneath the parental roof, a “peace’ Democrat approached the afflicted parent, and said, “well, I suppose by this time you I have bad enough ol' the war, aud will be will ing to vote for peace.” The answer of the stricken old patriot was worthy the best day s of Sparta, “i have suffered much,” said he, “but if it is God’s will I am ready to suffer mure. My country, its unity and its houot are of more couaequence than my life or tht lives of my sons; aud before 1 would see her free institutions destroyed by traitor hands I would suffer tbe loss of my last dollar, lay my last ton upon the altar, and if my pool old life can add a weight to the loyal army, 1 will give that freely also. It is glorious to die In a good ca-ise—in the cause of one’s coun try; it is glorious to bave hero sons, who pre fer death to dishoodr.” Glorious old patriot 1 Would to Heaven tbe land was full of just such men. Hoa would treason go down before the hosts o of loyal tneu, aud the voice of grumbling and disconteut in our midst be silenced for ever I Against such sterling patriotism cup perbeadUm can make no headway. And pre cisely sued devotion to tbe right is tbe hop* of the nation. Tue laud is lull of it. It will net be lost, nor will i t be disappoiuteu in tbe realization ol its desires. The Copperheads becoming Kantankerous. A lew days since we had occasion to speak of the discovery of a lot ol Eniieid rifles found by the U. S. Marshal of Portsmouth, whi e fcttrnrchimr with A WMrmnt. for atnlon i>nnm>r_ stolen from tue N.vy Yard at Kiltery. The Democrats (!) in Portsmouth have taken lb* mailer iu hand, ami regard it as a high handed otfetu-e to have their concealed weapons thus brought to light and seized on suspicion. At oue of their recent meeliugs ue loUowing res olutions, “taking aim” at-the Government and City authorities, were let off : Retolotd, That the recent acts of the Mayor of thu city aud the Pruvost Marshal of this District in entering the buildings of citizen* 01 thu place and uuking searches, and seizures of arms, without warrantor law, and without any reasonable cause, are tyrannical and out rageous, dangerous to the personal safely ol iudividuab, subversive to lbs just rights ol the people, aud deserving the severest censure ol every lover of liberty and good-order. Rtmolced. Tuat we call upon tbe public pros ecutors u> take measures to bring the perpe trators of this crime to justice; aud that we declare it to be ihe duty of every good citizen to resist aud pnuish every attempt to commit similar outrages, to the fullest extent which tbe law will justify. Gen. McClellan and hit Work*. Geo. B. McClellan was placed In command of the largest and best appointed army the world bad ever seen. With 180,000 men he allowed himself to be held at bay before Man aasas by a rebel force of 20,000, and even this force contrived to deceive him by a show of wooden yjtu mi all their ordnance and stores had been carefully secured, and then retreated themselves. Hi* famous peuinsular campaign is thus summed up by a Baltimore paper: When McClellan went to the Peninsula, he had lurnished u. hl,n 158.500 meu, not mclud "Uj *?®0bed him after his retreat to ; jT’an-u h. th“ **re‘il*eat vishel him, July 20 b, he bad renaming hut 80000 men. Phe campaign cost 78,500 men in killed,wound- , ed, deserters, prisoners aud discharge,! and • the fruits ol this frightful waste of rnn, were ■ defeat and disaster, a campaign lost, the iuva . eiou of Mtryland, great public g oom and du content, followed by Copperhead triumphs at , the elections, and a geueral disloyal clamor for a disunion peace. But from that lime to this - we have heard Irorn that party no fault with the “grave digger of the Cbickiihominy.” Burgeon Carr. A communication from New Orleans, pub lished in yesterday’s Press, replied with a good j deal of severity to a communication alleged to have appeared in our columns from Surgeon Carr, of the 20.U Maine itagimeni. The wrher must labor uuder a misapprehen- 1 aion, for we dud upon examination that Sur- ! peon Carr not only was not the Burgeon or the 29 h regiment, but that no communication • from him has appeared in our columns, and we are assured that he has in no way brought tho matters in question before the public. Our New Orleans correspondent must hare allud •d to a Utter written by some other person, j A Copperhead's Opinion of Maine. James Biook*. who wa* bom in this State; taken in boyhood as an act of charity by cm of wur citisena and educated and olbnniae aided; who was taken into* Portland news paper office and thus given a start; who was by dint of effort secured a nomination for Con gress with a view to give him a position: wbo was sent by his employers to the South to cor respond for their paper, and who, as corres pondent, indulged in the most violent phlUipic* agaiust slavery, and who subsequently marri- , ed a slaveholder's widow with a plantation qf aeproee, and became tbe must abusive of his old anti-slavery friend* of ali pro slavery lick spittles or New England renegade*; this same i Jim. Brooks was imported from New York to Instruct the Copperheads of this city how to vote, and remaining over Sunday, tbu* wrote j to 'he New York Eipress on Monday morn tag: | "Sunday, (yesterday) ninety out of every hundred Pulpits in this Slate, were election eer lay,—and about ali day. T^e Democrat* iiutsueU up their can****. nigh', *od then went toms 10 sleep. *“d to be reedy to go 10 “meeting”. Sunday morning. The Priests heu,generally, SKI onto! every 1U0 iu the stale, oegao their electioneering. The pretence wa* .he '• Thanksgiving," which Mr. Lincoln (tin I’resideni) nail purposely pre arranged to be ■n the Sunday (Sept. 11) precediny the Maim tlreiiun. I cauuot say bow many pulpits there tre iu the Slate, probably 2 600 or 3,000,—and of these 00 percent were electioneering ali day vuuday, tor Lincoln. Iu Pori laud, here, wa* jublicly behlSunday night, a Republican meet ing, in which three negroes were paraded,pur ewelv to be shown, only to stimulate and ex cite the people.” This vile promulgator of Copperheadlsm and traducer ol the State that gave him birth and >f the people wbo early befriended him, un wittingly tells one trutb, in saying “the Dem aerate Jlniahtd up their cancan Sunday night.” This is not the first lime a truth has been blundered into. Tbe “Republican meeting" which this raa igoant scribbler says was held Sunday night was a meeting in behalf of the education oi i? reed men, in which no word was uttered bear ng upon the question of politics, which wa* idverlised in the Argus ai well as iu the Press. ..wl B/hioh urn etlomluil hv mil dUmuu unil a's, aidresscd very leellngly by a citizen who tbe next day voted tbe Democratic ticket! We ire glad to bear this Copperhead oracle cal hose three beautiful children “negroea.” for it shows the spirit he is of, aud the spirit of that political diabolism which actuates him. As the thousands kuow who saw those children, tney are probably whiter than Brooks ever was; whiter, prettier aud brighter, very likely, ban any child of his, and yet he styles them • negroe* This is one of the latest examples > the ‘‘barbarism,’’ not of slavery, but of Cop psrheadiam. Really, It teems as though Copperhead lead trs feel under no obligations to regard the laws >f God or men if they happen to stand in lh< way of their mad scbe.mes. The attempt il •eU-sacrificing men and women to lilt the veil ■f ignoaance from the oppressed and benight >d. is scouted as a crime, and those poor crea ures upon whom the heel of oppression has iressed heavily for centuries, but are now In voluntarily relieved by the fortunes of war theae leaders would still trample upon as the) would upon the most offensive reptiles. Got iity all such! God pity those who feel oblig 'd, lu order to be true to a mere party, to show heir disloyalty to their country, their God am tseir own hearts,and who,in order to prom up •arty ends, feel compelled to trample upon th naet pressing demands of humanity, do vi ilence to their own best lustincts, and crush Iowa the holiest promptings of the human heart. such is the work of slavery ! Such is the condition of those whom it has debauched, am who are now laboring to erect their party al tars on the mangled aud bleeding ruins of ha man hearts. \ 1 The LastlLegaoy of Douglass. From the last speech ever delivered b) SrcracK A., we make the follos ■tog patriotic extract: "The slavery question Li a mare EXCUSE —the election ol Lincoln a mere PKE I'EX i. file present secession movement is the re •ujt of an enormous o nspiracy, formed uior* ban a year since—formed oy leaders in tin southern Confederacy more than twelve year **o. • e * uut b,|, j, n0 j-jj, tor a de ail of causes. The oouspiracy is now known. Vrmies have beeu raised aud war levied l« iccompiUh it. There are ONLY TWO slDES to the question. Every man must b or the Uuited stales Government or agaiu-i t. There can be uo neutrals in ibis war, •nly PATRIO TS or THAI TORS. • * • Vhile I sanction no war on the rights ol olh ra, I will implore my countrymen not to lei town their arms until our rights are recog used.” In Mitnoriam. Mr. Freeman Tuompsou of Cornish, a mem •erofCo. E. U:b Maine Vote., was killed I ront of Peleraburg, July IS, 1804, aged 36 tie waa standing la his iqul door when a bu •et from a rebel sharpshooter pierced h' breast ind he fell, and died in a few momenta Tip sacrificial death of this young man is ou< the many examples ol pure love of country 'rFflllftfltlv f)|iV«lftniiH in this th <reat rebellion. At the commencement of \U. war, In Sept. 1661, be left a large farm, and iged parent* who were lookiug to him for tu| . p >rt in their old age, to give Lia life if necessa ry tor the free institutions of bis country. He was truly beloved by his officers and c mrades, was brave aud patriotic, and died feeling h> was giving his life for Freedom and Liberty. Aud bis aged pareuls, although they deeph ''eel their loss, while thus bereft in their decliu ing years, yet meekly submit to the sacrifice tnd feel that should the cause or Human Free doin require their last child aud last dollar ii would be cheerfully given without a murmur. 6ueh parents have the sympathyof all the loy al meu of out land. l. d. s. ft <l« Mditor y f»i ftu. From Adjutaut General Hodadon's last re port. Appendix C, I gather the following, up to January 2,1664: Vo. of men who have left the state, 36.1311 Allied or died of wounds, 1.113 Died from disease, 2 523 Prisoners or missing, 3h« Oiscbagred for disability, 0,770 Vow these are facts taken from the compa ny returns aud they cauuot be disputed. Ac cording to some newspapers and growler*, our regiments have been annihilated several time* over. The friend* of the soldier shou'd not heed these wild stories. S. Aboostouk — The H >ulu>n Tunes says tl e Uuloo county Ucket is probably elected ly about 100 majority. The majority outsi. e th • Frauch l’lautatious will not fall far slioit o' 300. aud reports from Madawaska indicate that the Democratic majority has been re duced from last year, in round number! to 200, makinglbe Union ma ority iu the county about the same as last year. Representatives, four Uniou and two Democrat*. London Quaiitebi.y.—Tno July number ol this English Review hat been received from the American publishers, L. Scott & Co., Vew York. Content*: 1. Word* and Places; 2. Ludwig Uhlaod; 3. Freetbinking—Iu History and Tendencies; 4. The Circassian Exodus; e. Lacordaire; 6. Christian Art; 7. Public Schools; 8. Travelling iu England; 9. The , Mouse ot Commons. Lady s Bixiic.—This magnificent magudne I for October has come to band. It is au un- ! usually Hch number. The engravings, color- I ed fashion plate, and letter press are all iu the | t style of art. Mr. Godey gives notice of au increased, price for club subscription*, to be announced la the Nov. number. The in creased expenses of paper and labor make this advance a necessity. UreET.—An overloaded stage, conveying I passengers to Camp Berry and Cape Cottage, i upset in High street Saturday, and two or 1 three of the passengers were severely In jured. A woman with a child iu her aru«g es Mped with a slight bruise to the former. Th* Federal Qorenmient defended by * Southern Rebel. Al.KXAXBf It H. SrKPBKXfl b « B,*° name Is lamlltar lo the American people. For- j marly, as a southern leader of the Vt big party, ; tie was second only to Hear? t lay when that party was In the lenith of Us glory. Mr. Stephens, on the dttr«P"«B of the Whig par- I ty, became a leader of the Itetnocralic bu«U, ; and hi* power wa» B*»«r denied, and bis pa- ! Iriotism was ever conceded till his dost false j step la the direction of rebellion. He was a j member of the Georgia Convention that past- , •d the ordinance of aeoession; be oppoaed that I movement in a powerlul speech wbleb we give i below*lor the third lima In our columns, but ) tubsequeully lell in with the current of trea son aud accepted the Vice Presidency of the so-called Confederacy, for which be has since ! bulled with a zeal Worthy of a better cause We iuvite a careful perusal of the speech le* , ferret! to, as it triumphantly refutes the thrice- , told tale of copperhead politicians—that the rebellion was caused by the outrages perpe rated upon the South by the people of the North and the disregard of the Constitution . by the Cougress aud Government of the Uni ted States.' This able speech, be it remember- j ed, was delivered long after Mr. Lincoln's election, but before his inauguration. Re ferring lo the proposed secession of his state, Mr. Stephens said: That this step, once taken, could never be recalled; and ail the balelul aud withering consequences that follow wilt rest on the Con- j venuuu lor all coming liuie. Wheu we and t our posterity shall see our lovely South deso tsted by the demons of war, which this act of yours will iuevitahly iuvite aud call forth; ! When our green debts of waving harvests shall 1 be trodden down by tbe murderous soldiery and tlery car of war sweepiug over our land ; '■ our temples ot justice laid iu ashes; all the ’ horrors aud desolations of war upon us; who 1 but this Convention will he held responsible tor it? and who but him who shall have given uis vote for this unwise aud ill timed measure shall be held Vo strict account for this auicid- I at act by the present generation, aud protiab- I ly cursed aud execrated by posterity for all comiug lime, for the wide aud desohtUug ruin hat will inevitably follow this act you now propose o perpetrate t Pause. 1 entreat von. and consider for a moment, what reasons cau you give that will even satisfy yomselves In calmer moments— what reasons cau you give to your fellow-suf- : ferers iu the calamity that It will bring upon j us? What reason cau you give to the na tions of the earth to justify It? They will be the calm aud deliberate judges in tbe case! aud to what cause or one overt act can you point, on which to rest the plea of jiuiitica liou? What right has the North assailed? Wuat interest ot the South has been tuvad ed? What justice has been deuied, aud what claim, founded iu justice aud right has been withheld ? Cau either of you to-day name one govermeutal act ol wrong deliber ately and purposely done by the (iovermeut at Washington ol which the South has a right to complain? I challenge the answer! While, ou the other haud, let me show the acts, (and believe me, gentlemen, I am not here the advocate of the North, but X am here the friend, tbe Arm friend and lover ol me South and her institutions, and for this reason X speak thus plainly, lor yours, mine, and every other rnau’s interest, the words ol ru'.h and soberness,) of which l wish you to judge, aud I will only state facts which are clear aud uudeniable, and which now stand as { records authentic Iu the b story of our cuuntry. When we of the South demauded the slave trade, or the importa lion of Africans or the cultivation of our lands, did they not , yield the right lor tweul# years? When we isked a three-Aftlu representation iu Cougress for our slaves, was it not granted? When we : isked and demauded the return of any fugi- ! live from justice, or the recovery of those persons owing labor or allegience, was It not j incorporated in the Cm s-.iiutinn, and again ratiAed and strengthened iu tbe Fugitive Slave Law of 18o0? Do you reply that in many instances they mve violated this compact, aud have not been faithful to their engagements? As indi vidual and local commuuuie*, they may have lone so; but not by the sanction of tbe Uov ■rnment; lor that has always been true to Southern interests. Again, gentlemen, look it another fact: when we have asked that uore territory should be added, that we night spread the institution of slavery, have hey uol yielded to our demands and given is Loalsana. Florida aud Texas, out ol which our states have been carved, and ample ter ritory lor four more 'o be added in due time, if you, by this unwise aud impolitic act do -tot destroy this hope, aud, perhaps, by it lose all, and have your last slave wrenched rooi you by 'torn military rule, a* South Vmerica ami Mexico were; or by ilie viudlc ive degree of universal emancipation which nav reasonably be expected to follow ? But, again, gentlemen, what have we to gain by this proposed change of our relation to the general government? We have always bad the control, and can yet, if we remain in it, md are as united as we have been. We have >ad a majority of the Presidents chosen from the South, as well as tbe control and manage ment of those chosen from the North. We •lave had sixty years of Southern Prealdency o their twenty-four, thus controling the Ex •cultve deparim nL So of the Judges of the Supreme Court, we have had eighteen (root he S iutli, and but eleven from the North, al hough nearly lour tilths of thejudicia! busi es* has arisen In the free States, yet a major ty of th • Court has always beeu from tbe South. This we hJVe required so as to guard sgaiustauy interpretation of the Constitution uufavorab e to us Xu like manner we have neen equally watchful to guard our inter*<t* ei me i.-gisiauvc drain-,, ui government, in choosing the presiding Presidents (pro tem.) of the Senate, we have had twenty-lour, they rlcwen. Speakers ot llie House, we have had weuty four, aud they twelve. While the rna- j irity of the Representatives, from their great -r population have always been from theg North, yet we have generally secured the Speaker, because he, to a great extent, shapes i md controls the legislation of the country.— Nor have we had less control in every depart ment of the general government. Attorney Generals we had fourteen,while the North had out live. Foreign inlnftters we hail eighty «ix, and they but fifty-four. While three fourths of the business which demands diplo matic agents abroad is clearly from the North from their greater commercial interests, yet we have had the principal embassies so as to secure the world’s markets lor our cotton, to bacco and sugar on the liest possible terms.— We have, had a vast majority of the higher of dees of I with army and navy, while a large pro portion of the soldiers and sailors were drawn from the North. Equally so of Clerks, Audi tors and Comptrollers filling the Execu ive Department; the records show that for the Iasi fifty years, of the three thousand thus em ployed we Imve had more than two-tb'rds, while we have had but one third ot the white population of the Republic. Again, look at uuoilier item, aud one, be as- | cured, in winch we have a great and vital in- I teresl; it is that of revenue, or means ot sup- j porting government. From official documents we learn that a Tact on over three-fourths ol ha revenue collected for the support of g< vern ment has uniformly been raised iroui the North. Pause now, while you can, gentlemen, and contemplate carefully aud candidly these im portant items. Look at another necessary nrauchof government, aud learn from stern statistical lads how matters stand in that de partment. 1 mean the mail aud Post Office privileges that we now enjoy under the gene- j ral goveiTimeul as it has been lor years post. I Tiie expense lor the transportation ol the mail in the Free States was, by ibe report of the Po.-tin aster General for lfctJO, a little over $13,- I 000.000, while the income was $19.000,000.— Rut in ilie slave Stales tbe transportation of ibe mail was $1 l,7ltS.(KXl, while the revenue from ihe same was $7.000.2(11,leaving a deficit if $7,115,735. to be supplied by the North for our accommodation, and without which we must have been eulireiy cut off from this moat essential branch of the government. L°aving out of view for tbe present, the countless millions of dollars yon must expend : in a war with the North; there will ba liicus- ] aud'Bd tens of thousands of your bods aud , brothers slain in battle, and offered up as sac- ; rillces upou the altar of ambition—and for what, we ask again? Is it for the overthrow; ol the Americau government, established by ’ our common ancestry, cemented and built up ; by thdr sweat and blond, and founded on the i broad principles of liifiht, Justice and Hu manity. Aud as such, l must declare here, ( as I have often before, and which has been re- : p ;ated by the greatest aud wisest of states- : meu and patriots in this and other lauds, that it la the liest and freest government—the moat equal In its rights—the moat just in its decis- | ions—lh>- most lenient in its measures, aud the most Inspiring in its principles to elevate the race of wen. that the sun in heaven ever | ahniie upon. Now, for you to attempt to overthrow such i a government as this, under which we have j lived for more than three quarters of a cautu- I ry—in which we have gains I our wealth, our standing as a nation, our domestic safety while the elements of peril are around us, with ueace and tranquility accompanied with un l ■minded prosperity and rights uuassaiied—is the height of madness, folly and wickedness to which I can uewber lend my sanction nor my Tote. ORIGt>AI AND SELECTED. I3TPortsmouth lias filled her quota. QTIt is certain that a man will not walk itraigbt if he fallow* hi- wind's lent. HTWhnt loose things generally «tiek pretty last to one ? Loose habits. QT"New explanation of “the gulden' mean''— to base gold, and be too mean to use it. Of*If you meet a young lady who isn't at all shy. you bad better be a little shy yourself nr Which is the most difficult punctuation? Putting a stop to a woman's twngue.—[Ex. (y The C. 8. Grand Lslis I. 0. of U. F. will hold its annual session in Boston this week. jy A butcher has been arrested and bound over for trial in Hartford, Conn., for cruelty to | his horse. jy Spinsters, take notice ! The improved sewing machines have a “feller” attachad to | them. fy The receipts for internal revenue during ! the last week have been nearly a million and a , quarter per day. iy On being shown a portrait of himself very unlike the original, Hood said thst the artist j hail perjietmted a false Ilood. ar«*o. H. Williams,Union,anativeof Mass., and formerly of the Supreme Bench of Iowa, has been clotted U. 8. Senator from Oregon. (5TFifty thousand Canadian acres have been plauted with flax this year against five thuus- | and the last year, a result of the cotton famine. £y There is a hospital for the insane of the Army and Navy at Washington, which contains two hundred and fifty persons from the Army and twenty from the Navy. HT“I’U commit you—you're a nuisance,” said a justice to a noisy fellow iu Court. “No- 1 body has a right to commit a nuisance,” was the cool reply. jy Mrs. Partington expresses her apprehen sion that people in the gold region will bleed to death, as papers arc constantly announcing the opening of another vein. {ySherman can os readily take It—l os At lanta,” said Gen. Hood to an Englishman but a short time since. Well, Sherman did take the place, but Satan got off.—[Boston Traveller. gy Mr. George Francis Train says in his last pronuno'iameuto: “The late letters of 8Uermau and Graut rattle through the Democratic ranks like lightning through a gooseberry bush.” Bf Itev. Mark Trafton preached on raith at New Bedford, recently, and among his improve ments was—“Don’t, don't, my hearers, some uara uay, go ana vote lor .vionellan. EETCopperheads tell us “the war has proved a failure.” It did prove a failure while McClel lan was at the helm, but since Grant tookcharge everything baa moved right along. |y What three words did Aadm use when he introduced himself to Eve, and which reads the same backwards and forward? Madam, I'm Adam. ST A new Law firm has been formed in Au gusta, of which the partners are Hon. Lot M. Morrill, aod A. B. Farwell, Esq., recently in one of the Departments at Washington. BTIhe following Maine officers are confined in Libby Prison: Capt. Joseph 0. Lord, 16th; Lieut. W. H. Chapman, do.; Lieut. A. A. Fitch, do.; Adj. A. R. Small, do. Uf The Louisville Democrat, in defining the principles of the Democrat psrty, says, the De mocracy prefer to add securities to the reserved rights of the States, and do not want States to “submit.” fcjf The new Collector of New York has com menced the praiseworthy work of weeding out the copperheads in his office. A similar work might be profitably done In most places in which Government employs men in civil pursuits. iyGeu. Hooker has promptly contradicted the report that he would support McClellan. “Fighting Joe” never believed in McClellan, and he probably has seen nothing of late to change hie mind. ST McClellan is making his peace with the Peace men. Vallandigham has been roped in. He is probably to be Secretary of State, and Fits John Porter to be Lieut. General, if Mac suc ceeds. |y Henry J. Gardner, the Know nothing Governorof Mass., for several years, is now in full communion with the Democrats. The Pat riotic element of the party must take a good deal of satisfaction in this acquisition to its ranks. iJF The Mayor of Bangor, at a meeting on Friday, reported the number of men necessary to fill the quota of that city, ninety-seven. An effort is being made to fill the quota without a draft. jy Last winter wfeen the copperheads were ttlkiug of nominating Grant, one of the Illinois leaders said, “If Grant whips Lee wc shall nom inate Grant, but if Lee whips Grant we shall nominate Lee »y The New York News (ultra peace) says if McClellan would say publicly what they know he has said privately, they should be satisfied with his position. So the “Little Joker” is playing double, it seems. iy A monster fruit can—a building is to be constructed at Cleveland, HO by 44 feet, parti tioned off into rooms with air-tight iron walls, for the keeping of fruit beyond its ordinary eoae/vn The U La __J _t ...I el... rooms sealed up, after the fruit is in. HT An employee at the depot in New Harm, Ct, drove away a boy who was playing around the ears. The boy’s father threatened to prose cute him if be did it again, and the next day the boy was run over by a freight train and lost a leg. 1/ The Ellsworth American says a red-bellied snake was found at the door of tbe Court room in that town, in which a so-called Democratic Convention was held. Perhaps he was refused admittance because be was not of tbs copperhead stripe. tyAi officer right from the front, before Petersburg, informs us that the army almost to a man is for Lincoln, that no one else is named for President, and Jbat McClellan is seldom men tioned. Tbe rebel army is unquestionably for the Chicago nominee. iy At the McClellan ratification meeting in Boston Saturday evening, the platform was Isrgely monopolised by that class of men hither to styled by the Post the ’’Silver Grtyt." RobL C. Winthrop, Albert Fearing, Francis Skinuer, classed as Democrats ! Well, tire race of aristocrats must have died out. HT Professor Agassiz is determined to make his Natural History Museum in Cambridge the moat useful as well as magnificent collection in the world. We learn, says an admiring English writer, that, during the past year, no less than 70,000 specimens of animals have been added to it. QTOne of the active copperheads in l'orts roonth has been arrested for purchasing old cop per stolen from the Navy Yard. Aboutsix hun dred |H>unds were found in his possession. He was not ignorant of his guilt, for he was careful to keep his “pile” concealed, and it was revealed only by a search warrant. iy the Bangor Whig says the Provost Mar shal of that district has discretionary power to postpone the draft a reasonable period in such districts as evince a real determination to fill their quotas with volunteers, but those who never have nor wdl do anything in that respect may exjiect a rigid enforcement of the draft. |y (ien. MoClellan calls attention to his“ion*g and variedaerviosis the army.” That it lias been long nobody can deny; but in what repeot it has been varied we are not aware. Exoepting in the degree and proportion of ita inefficiency we are at a loss to remember any variety what- 1 ever.—[ N. Y. Tribune. jy A man in Castine, a believer in •‘spiritual influence,” being about to cast a democratic vote, was impressed with the idea that he must vote for liberty. He tore up his traitorous ticket and deposited a good Onion vote. We are not; authorized to say that this was the spirit of Old Hickory, but we cannot aee how he can keep quiet. lyThe Richmond Examiner of Sept 0th, said: “The South is actinia controlling part in ths Northern elections. The issue of November is to be decided by the armies in Virginia and Georgia. Lincoln’s whole hope of re-election * begins and ends in military success. Without | some decided achievement by Grant or a de- , itruction of the Georgian army by Sherman, wrery state at the north will coat ita vote against ' hint except Vermont aud Massachusetts.’’ This i southern llemocratic journal has perhaps by this time heard front Maine. f jyThe lodie* of U!«w rtl. g»-e ihe returned | toldier* » topper, on Monday evening tort Bf-Vhe l- 8- I onventiou of I'aimiiliab it i ' to be held in Concord, S. H., eo.mneo. ing to- * inetTow, and continuing three days. |t jy An exchange of iX the *iek and Wounded ! t prieonerr who are de.-tored unfit for duty for sixty day*, it to take place immediately. gy The draft in the Second District cotmnen* { 1 ced on Monday afternoon with Minot, that town , J bring one of the number that hu furnished no : , men under the present call. jyihuugh the Union majority in the state— home vote—will be* fraction lees than last year, ' it will be a much larger percentage of the whole ! vote, showing an actual Union gain. With as ! full a vote *s last year, the majority would have j been much larger than then. The soldier*’vote will probably carry the majority up to nearly 25,000. • iy The New York World beads a leader, I “Democratic Victory in MaineIt has been informed by a dispatch from Bangor that the Democrats have largely gained in all ihe coun ties but two, and that Cony’s majority may be reduced from three to five thousand. This shows what kind of stuff \'ew York Copperheads are fed on. ty The Sherbrooke Gazette says that evidence is accumulating in that town, that J. W. Boyle, of North Wayne, whose death by drowning has been announced, was murdered before being thrown into the water. Suspicion* rest upon his two companions. Sawyer and Richardson, who worked in Sibley’s axe factory with him. i Sawyer has been arrested, and Richardson has 1 left for the United States. |y The McClellan ratification meeting in Manchester, on Saturday, was quite as much of a failure as that at Portsmouth. The American says that an hour after the meeting was called, , the number present by actual count was :125, about 100 of whom were ladies. The American t says in perfect truthfulness, that the “Chicago platfrirm killed the Democratic party dead as a ooflin nail, and it is impossible to get up any en thusiasm for the nominees.” iyAt the Chicago ratification meeting, Ma honey, editor of a Dubuque paper and a leader of the Iowa copperheads said: “We must elect our candidate, and then, holding out our hands j to the South, invite them to come and tit again in the Union circle.” [A voice—“Suppose they ; won’t come ?"] "If they trill not come to us, I am in favor of going to tktm! ! I” said the speaker. Loud cheers welcomed this undis guised sen timent. jy.Vs a party consisting of eight persons, mea, women and children, were riding up the Sierra in Nevada territory, recently, in a wagoa drawn by four horses, a water spout burst filling I the gnlch through which they'were passing to the depth of fifteen feet. Two of the women and three of the children were drowned. The ! impetous torrent bore along in its course large trees and rocks weighing a ton. The wagon was dashed into small pieces and the four horsas killed or drowned. O --1-if BY TELEGRAPH -TO TOE — EVE.1IA6 PAPERS. -- . j IMPORTANT FROM TEXAN. Battle between Cortinaa and the French— ' Kepulam of the French and Rebotm—Cort»na* crosses into Texua and raise* the American Finn- Capture of Brow mar Ulm — Precipitate Flight of the JU,bvl Col. Ford. CAiBo.lih.Sept. IS. i The steamer While, lrorn New Or leans 12th, has arrived. . Mexicans just arrived at New Orleans re port that Curliuas, finding himseif unable to cope with the French, crossed bis lorces 2,000 meu, with sixteeu cxuuon, over the ltio Grande, and occupied Urowusville, after driv ing out the rebels uuder Ford. Corliuas ibeu hoisted the American flag, declaring that aa j he was born ou that side of the river, he was ; a citizen of the United Status, and would hold Urowusville lor the government. He imme diately uoiified iho American commander at ' Brazos of his proceedings, aud offered through nun to the United Stales government, the ser vices of himself and aiuiy. The I’leayuue’s Bagdad (Mexico) corres pondent, uuder dale ol the 4;h, says: From the cupolas ut that place c&u be seen four ar mies iu battle array, the American aud rebel on one side ol tbe river, and the French and Mexicau on the other. The export duty oir specie from Mexico has been reduced to one per cent, on gold, aud five per cent. on silver. The rebel Col. Ford, previous to being driv en out ol Urowusville, teudered protection to 1 all Frcueh subjects desiring to eu'er his lines. Mr. Spir.eilc, a uietcbaul of Bagdad, who 1 had the American flag living from his house, has been arrested by the French. Tuere was a good deal ol cotton at Mata morfc, but it could out be got down the river. Good middling Is worth forty cents per pound, l and greenback* were worth thirty-three cents { on a dollar at Bagdad. The Cairo Esgle has a dispatch from New i Orleans of the 10th, staling that a number of vowels fio.n that (orl for Malamoras. with caigoes intended frr Corliuas or a general oral ket,have been seized by the French squad ron at the mouth of the Uio Grande, l.ATEB The ateamer Belle, oi Memphis, has arrived, i bringing papers or jesterday evening. tLrm mmI I 'litrlr rvI Iha liiih Illissrtiai eaaimonl i furnishes additional particulars of the affair on 1 the Kio Grande, ll appear* that ou the morn i iug of the Olh the French moved out of Bag dad with a force oi live thousand, and com ! mi nced to ascend the Rio Uraudc, with the purpose of attacking Matamoras. They were uninteirupted until reaching a point opposite White's U incite, where they met Cortinas with ; a Mexican lorce. Au artillery duel ensued. : when tbe French were compelled to fall back in confusion, aud were closely pursued for three miles, when coming to a piece of chap paral, they made a stand. ! Cortinas opened on the Imperial forces with ' shot and shell. While engaged at this point, . the rebel Col. Ford came dowu the Kio Grande with a huge drove of oat lie for the French, [ but seeing they were engaged w'tb Cortinas, ' j llixy pr. mptly espoused the cause ul the 1 ■ French and opened on the Mexican rear. See I iug this the Imperial army made an attempt to 1 turn the tide of battle, and charged the Mexi cans with the bayonet. They were, however. ; oriveu back to the cover of the ch*puaral.— Cortinas then brought to bear two pieeis of i artillery on Ford’s lorce, obliging him to re i tire. About this time tbe 1st Illinois regiment, stationed at Brazos tiamiagn, hearing the fir- , ing on the Rio Grande, were ordered to march I to the sceue, and arrived in time to witness tbe repulse of the rebels. The gallant "Suck- j er” boys then pitched into Ford and drove ■ him live mites, capturing bis camp equipage aud about thirty stand of at ms. In tbe mean lime Cortinas succeeded In ! pulling the Imperialists to flight, and drove ' them to Bayou del Uio. As his artillery could not compete with tbolr heavy ordnance on shipboard, he withdrew hi* forces to White Kinche and crossed live hundred men Into Texas, where they lay during the night of the 8th by the side of Ibe American troops. Xo sooner had Cortinas crossed the Rio Grande than he lowered the Mexican flag aud hoisted tfee Stars and Stripes, which was en thusiastically greeted by the Mexican soldiers as W'ell as the America*. Ou the 9th Cortinas followed Fort} to the oid battlefield of Keaacca de la Palma, where he rested bis troops for tbe nigbt, while Ford ; fell back to Brown*ville. Cortinas dispatched couriers to Matamoras to order the forces there ; to prepare to move away. Knrlv on the morning of the 8th, live bun- t dred Mexican troops moved up the Kio ; Grande, crossed the river anil came down on the Texas side, attacking Brownsville simul taneously with Cortinas. The struggle lor I Brownsville was brief, and respite,} Jn the de- , feat of the reliels, who were driven from the town, and Cortinas took possession. Tbe exit ( of the rebels was so hasty that they left their flags floating on the Court House and other public buildings, which were soon torn down ' and the Stars and Stripes hoisted, amid the shonta of the citizens and the Mexican sol diers, who were as proud ot our starry banner as our own brave boys. wmm—■ i I —————.WSWSSWS incm. notices. %Jf (lameri of the Daily Prut art net allowed to tellpaptrt on their route!. Portland Photographic Gallery, to MIDDLE ST., PORTLAND, Mt., A. S. DAVIS, Proprietor, Portland. May 11.1*84 waylldSw Wonted. At P. B. Frost's, #4 Kxohaage stroot, 4 or 6 good Coat Makars, to whom tho highest Boston pries* j will bo paid. l*pt«dlw I I irlCUL Mftflll, ■r. Sparrow v». ». V. Ul« ln».C«. Mr atliatloa been directed to a “Card** ta m Courier of the ith la*., besncg ih» signature* Varrow Sparrow > mso one signed John Meat. Truth and justice require some notice be taken of be above Mr Sparrow did act (as Mr. Meal states nr render tbs agency of Ibo M. Y. Lilt at a great ecu clary »aerifies. bit agency of that company was •vokod for wbat we ooavider a dishonorsble tranr kcfcon. Ue (Sparrow) say a that after mors thorough laves igation of later reports, As., be was induced to ac sept the agency of the Mutoal Benefit. Mr. Meal states bis discussion with fiparrow oon- i riuoed him of tbe superior advantages of the Muta il Bene .It. ▲re either of the aboro tlae true roasoas? Bn« Mr. S’ea' given the true reason why he allowed twenty rears’busiatss to be transfered from his bauds feo Mr Sparrow's? Neither of those cover the ground. Mr. Sparrow Imesteadfastly contended for months altar his con troversy with Mr. Meal that it was a triumph for tho N. Y. Life. Why with bis professed scruples con tinue to impress this fact upon tho public? Why so issHuously claiming everywhere the M. Y. Life to tosoofiitd to no company after boing this convinced? was he honest then,and now? Mr. Neal’s article bad no'hing to do with it! this Mr. g. knows. What does ho mean by later reports of the Maes, ted N Y I usuraoce Commissioner*? Uas'he anything later than Jan 1804? No! lor none | have been issued of later date by those comm.ssioa- I irs. Mas ho not studlod those reports carefully for tbe past five months prior to entering the employ of tbe Mutual Benefit? During that time, not a day has passed in which he did not present the N. Y. Life to to the business men of Portland as safe, reliable, and cheap as any company in the oomntry. Is there anything in tho later reports to which ho refers, differing in any degree to thf former reports of tuc same coma Lsiuneis, to the preludiee of the M. Y. Life, ns oompared with the Mutoal Benefit,or any other Co? In tact, does not the Musa. Ins. Com mie doners’ report of 1804 shew the growth of the M. Y. Li;e to have been g. eater, the past year, than nay Co. doing business in that Bta'e? Does not Mr. Sparrow know that tbe nett as'ets, to value of the M. Y. Life, has largely increased tho past year, until It exceeds that of tho Mutual Bene fit over ttiroe per cent. ? He ought to know It, and does. Mo knows full well if be is competent for his business, that so fkr from the last report of either of the above commissioners being in anywray constru ed to tho end he itaplie*, It is quite to tne contrary. It Is not a little singular, that after tour years of examination nod labor for the N. Y. Life—in con stant competition with (he Mutoal Benefit, and pub close inveatigattoa of the merits Meagh Co—(hot be ' should reacts Ira ead decided in nla convictions, in regard to the former, notll the £eneral Agent of tbe latter approaches with tbe proposition to trans fer twenty years’ basinese of Mr. Meal, to hie hands, if he will advocate the Mutoil lient St. Tha* la oaa night, gjl tbs iovestigntioae of yaare vanish.—admitting jll he has said heretofore lor years nntrae. The argmmente of Mr. Meal Which the day before were mere sophistry, became a toner of lege. not to be o’ertwraed. Twelve months henoe, should any other Co. offer Inducements, may he not lad some laser report which will require u denial of all ho to-day etatee lo re gard to tbe Mutual Benefit? If four yean ofinveeti gation resulted in eo completely deceiving him. how long will it require to properly enlighten him? The whole matter is too transparent tedeoeiveany sensible person, its u question Of ddlan and osnta ludmit hie right ton Ml himself sf nuy such ud vsntnge, but 1st him be manly, and hoaorableas well ae truthfa'. Hie statistics are ss unity at tbe above reasons bo assigns. He Mates tbe amount received for Interest by tbe Mutual Benefit daring tbe year 1863 BHD,671,71 Am'l rac'd by S. T. Lite,seme time. 1*1861.76 By re ertag to Urn loScsf reports of the Maas. I ns. Commissioner• (lhstj page 64. we find the amount thus recei-ed by the Maine! Benefit *286.077,($ or •114,488 80 Use than be states, while the N. Y. Life was #7,679,10 morn than be etatas, aa error of only •161,177,82 in one Item, aa shown by tbe authority be iurohee. do lo tbe matter of expenses -taking same author ity. N Y. Life for tut. 17*7 pr.ct. Mutual Beneat, ltd. 8.74 pr. et. an excess ol 7,63per cent, against the K Y. Life, not ot 8.33 per cent aa be statee,showing again tue error; thus i might pees through tbe Items. A word of eeplanution on th:e excess of expenses. Every person at Ml familiar with Life Insurance, nod Mr. sparrow In particular, (for this point be haa explained e thousand tinier) knows that tbe expense ol new business to n Co. is from three lo four times greater then tbstincored on the old. or, that every new policy issued, cost tbe Ce’e from three to four times aa much tbe first year, ee in subsequent years Ae e result, e Co that tadoing u large nnwbasinese. mast increase Its expenses; this tbe N. Y. Life hue done—and is jut tiled in eo doing, every policy hold er beiog benefited by that now busintss. (den lue Com nsmuki upon that point.) Th#%ro0te el t ale outlay will be felt tbe present and in future years. Some Co’e reach ee high ae *) per . sent, end good Co's uvea higher; the only que stion Is has it been indiciouely expended. Look M the ol ficinl report t N. Y. Life issued In 1863, 4077 new policies. Mol l Beuft, , 2687 do. • An excess ol 1380 In laror of the K. Y. Life. This mot is answer to tbequery, whether or no this de ference hue been judiciously expended. On the point of dividend!, I have but little tossy, remarking tha N- Y. Life declared (6 per sent, tbe IsM year, end coeld have largely increased the seme had they deemed it wise to to do; in the present eon dit ea ef things they thought a eoaaorvative coarse wisest. In this they gad the endorsement or If. Y. Commissioners Ssys Mr Bi.-nes. gap! Of Ins Dtp. of NY , in his lust repot I, "The disposition to ai ders excessive dividends, espesinlly with our note Lo's. is audoubtedly agrowing evil with Life Ins." The Matual Benefit is n note Ce. fio is the N. T. Lite, the for user being more eo. taking note tor U> per cent, the latter accepting bat 40 par cast The N. Y. Lite bus done * leeaiag bust sees for years, end th e they have sons without lulling into tha a*(1 ten arhiok lfe Unvs.n. --m- _x. _ n ideuda. Ita T,uaiee. are boot a. and capable nea. known to be auob by many bueiueaa man of Portland . tbay bare uerer .opgbt Ut avail tkelr dirldaada, ia order to proaura new baeiawe. bat to giro to iu policy hidden ait that any Co. can giro ibex, ooa aiatent with ample aeearity tad eqaity; on tbie be at* they hare done tbie leading baeiawe. have Mr. Sparrow in tie adreruwmenl of Dee laat, "The near buaiataa of tba tf. I Lite ia lbs year ben nearly equaled the combined buelnara of any two Compan ies ia the Vaitod SUtee." Re ora aontent tbue to remain Mr. Sparrow alaf a it wiiJ coat S32-1I iaa on S100 premium iu ike Maiual BeneSt than in the N. Y. Life. Not kneeing the plan epoe which be baeee bt.^figniee, I cannot examine ita de'.ailt to efaow ita illuaion ga auob |i It. Doee he cairn ibc !j»*a will average more with the N. Y Life than the Mutual Benefit or any other Co.? It ad bla public eutemeal a abort time tinee, 'The mortal.ty among Ita (N. Y. Like) member, baa been jtr port, .Hiufg Utt than that of any other Life lne. Co. in Amelia*." Doe. tho N. Y. Lifb do lew new baaioeae? liable told you it doee more. Do they recilva leu Mr that buainaei? He telle ue they ratals mors. Ia tbaar bojinwawell managed? He replica yea! 80 think lbelu..Loi#mfaeJno«r»prN Y. and Man. Why then ia it not aeufr. reliable end cheap u the Mu tail Beet it or any other Co. Tbo truth la Mr Spar row Audi it ior hie advantage, for reaaoue given, to j operate for the Mutant Benefit, hoping to retuiu I both Coe. Finding hie ngeney of the H. Y. Life re voked. beieeaw thie Card to create dieutiafbotion ia the minde of lie policy hoidera, tmating to gain tome and procure double commtaalon upon the aarne par ppe; tbaaaaeking to undo tba work tba M. Y. UM bu paad him toy. Tkia ia hie code ef honor. 1 leave him to hie own reflectlone and the judgment of hon orable boeinew men. In Ibia atetement ao diareapael to the Mutual Ben efit Lila lne. Co. I. deeigned or intended. The N. Y. Life oan rice without attempting ta drug olbere down. With tbie etntement of Mote, having law ambition to figure in print, I leave fbr good the . agent of the Mutual Benefit, hoping when ho feela called upon to laeuo another Card it will be moreae curate than hie laet. C. E. KIMBALL, Uen. Ag't M. Y. Life lne. Co. THOMAS «. LORIRG, DRUGGIST, PRACTICAL, TRUSS FITTER, Cwrmer of Exchange fc rederallt'e. IA PfiJ tool*» guaranteed. The poor liberal^ ooa A New Perfume for the Handker chief. Phalon'a ' Might Blooming Cereue.” i'balon'a "Might Blooming Cornua. ” I'balon'a "Might Blooming Cereae." Pbglog’a "Night Blooming Cereaa." j Phalon’e "Might Blooming Carana." , Phalon'a "Night Bioomiag Carana." Phalon'a "Might Bloomtag Cnreaa." k moat Bxquiaite. Delicate and Fragrant Perfume, liatillod from the Kara and Beautiful Flower from t tekee lie name. Manufactured only by PHALON t SOA’.X. Y. Beware of Comler/titi. Aek fbr PkaUmjt— Pait ao Otktr. Sold by Drugglcte generally. JaaeSA'GAdfim tr CARDS gad BILL BRADS a an fly prlmte ittbia oMaa, tt CEDTOAI ELRCTRIOm U*o4 .»ara lor Ike > l> H . ** O K T E K . A m.-obe- Of th* X.W Turk E-'onlMaal Inatita-a. * »<«• 2)1. *41 *uJ2Pt a alto* 8t.. Brooklyn. S T- f pro»it*noa yariait ,01, Drotaaaionally to* r 'orti.nd. an) taka Koioia at ik* tint Hoaa*. cb koada. 8 pt X. and rcataio until Monday. Oat IT rbiw w *ka only Or V Bill receive paueuu at kla Rooau datiaa he evening. when ltd where be will riinine All J£*ea *>y b»* new tlejlric Ma/netic Me ihhie With tbi* Machine he can at once determine | what the disease b. aud wuere locat' d, and the pro- j K rev* it Las madeupou the s>«u m »i heut anv guess *. work or uucer.ainty It matter* n*<t wiiete thedis snsu is located, whether on the lungs, h*art or liver, or any other o'gsn. this uew marhinc- will instantly point out any p .in or diAcoattUur* to the pa ient.— The Doctor will, after be uas asc»rta<ned the disease and ik* local! n, preterite the turn* remedies now known lor toe imweaia’e cure o! the patient t > those who wish It All female cernrdaint* especially treated. Particular attention paid to earaly»fo,i;ou sump .ion Catarrh, berotuta, ttheuma‘is«n. Neural gia. Cancers, he Diseases of the Eye and Ear treated successfully. 1 be tick ot both vexe* are respect folly invited to visit the Doctor, a* hi* rooms on the above mcuii d- * • 1 dsysoaly, nnd oousuit wttb hitn, as ail oonsuits tions areeuti ely free. Cent emen received from 9 1 to 12 a. m , and LAdks from 2 to 5 r. *. Patient* visited at ther own house* after 5 r. M. gept 19—it wSw LIGHTNING FLY KILLER ! ■TART CURAT WILL Kill a Quart of Flies. BIITCIBR’SDEAD SHOT, FOR BE1> BUGS. Tke Oaly Sure Exterminator. Sold t>y H H. BAT. Diuxxi.t, Junction Media and rr(* Stroata, Portland, apaeinl a,tuu» for tbe State of Maiua. aeptdkwTw v*t 1 yoa arala waat of aay kind aflWRM all at the Daily Prea«Offlo« »• W—l" - ■g—» Boston Stock Lift. 8ALB AT Taa Baoaxaa’ Boabd. Sept. U 8.000 U 8 Coupon Slxoa(IXl).108) 10./ 18 000 Doited Stao* Lurrencv CartiScata*.(SMI 1.000 U 8 rive-1 weatiea (loopon, ot)..MM 6 600 .do. 103J 8.000 .do. 10* £ 104) 2 04) l/nited State, 7 3 lOtbalOct).II") 600 D'oilod State* Tan-Kortie*. bTj WO Vermont State Slxea.10O) 1.000 Maine State 8ia«a. »S) MARRIED. __ In 1-ortamouth. Sapt 17, by Rev Mr Holman. BcnJ Adam*. Em. ol I M D. ot thf* In -aooarappa G Mill.k. u Ats' March, all of 3. . , In Cumberland Sopt U. Gi na Warren Riohard *on. or Portland, and Kim Marin L, dnagbler of Cap! Rut] Uriukwaur. Jr, of C. In Rockland. Sept 13. Corr.c'la* ('reamer, of Wal doboro, and Mrs Hasuah Grew, of 9t George. DUD. In thia city. Sept Ik. Mr* Rachel', widow of tbo Into Jamea llrackmt. aged 83 year* 9 month*. 3TKMH ill this i rucfdayi arternoon.ll I oclk, at Treble Chapel. Kelatiree and Iriende are Inriiad lo atten 1. In thw oily. Sept 1*. Helen Maria, daughter of Robert and m ary A Gow. agad 4 months 34 day*. Start 19, of cooeumption, Hr« Suran M, with of Char T Moore, aged 35 year* T month*. 5y funeral ou H’ednesdar afternoon, at 4 o clk, at her 1 ate rseidenee iu Wevtbreok. In Mef-nen. Maa*. Sopt 14, Ibirtas. Jr. alieat *on of Charle* and Mary F me man. aged It yean 3 mo* In Raokland. sept IS, Mrs Sophia U, will af Jae B Gavi*. aged M year*. In St George. Sept 8, Mr Jot Kortoa. aged 63. 1 *1 .... -— ■ . IMPORTS. HILLSBORO MB. Sch Raward-Ko tone coal. Keroeano 0)1 (lo. -1 ■■ -'." ■■■I* at1. HI f " -ij~ Ml MATURE ALMAKir. Tneeiay. .Itplembte SO. Sin rieoa..4 48 I High wator.ip m)-311 San mu. . 5 59 I Length of dat e.13 13 iAKINE NEWS PORT OT PORTLAND. — Maudafi.. Iffirmber 19. ARRIVED. Steamer New England, Field*, from Boeton for St John NB. Steamer Lady Lang. RoL*. Bangor. 81 earner Scotia, Kim bail. Aaguau. br*g FroLtier, Murray, Beth. Scl* Ui-ward, (tin Mar-iou, tlQisboro NB. Sch L zzte \Y Dyer, aumuer. Philadelphia. Sch Sarah Wooster. Lori, Philadelphia. Sch Mary Ann. Bryan', Philadelphia. Sch Hiawatha, lugiaham. Perth Amboy, bch Atby Uaie. McDonald. fciuabethport. Sch Mel u Creole. Sytveoier. Klir&botbport. Sch Forest, St rout,Jfowtmrg. Sch Inspector, Noimau. Littery. Sch Splendid, Faruham, Daraarueotta* Sc1! Helen McLeod. • hur* ou. Calais for Boeton. Sch AlmaOdliu. Fionka. Blue-hill tor Boatoa. Sch Julia E.uabeth. Merri i. tsluehill for Boston. Sch Inspector. Wallace, Mill bridge ter Boston Sch Co nvaut. Haw)or* Milibridge for New York. Sen William. Fletch«r. Ellsworth for Boat on. Sch Marceilue, li ray, Ella worth lor Boston. Sch Pearl. Thompson, Bristol for Boeton. Sch Witch V*eeo, Trcutun tor Bo*loo. Sch Aboroer Uodgkic*. freaton for Boeton. Sch Ada 8 Wiawell, Toole. Bangor tor Boston. Sch Polly 4 Cioriaao, t.riudle, Bangor for Boston. Sch Lunkermc. Lawry. Baugor for Boston. Sch Comet. Pendleton. Bangor for Uoatoo. .Sch Margaret. Pendleton, hangar for Boatoa. Sch Leonune. tieyr. Baugor lor Chelsea. ** Sch Com Tucker, Loud, liaigor for N**w York. Sch Jane. Mitch U, Bangor tor New York. Sch Eliza Abb. Cuu on. Bangor for Cape Cod. Sch Charleston P Uil brook, k r auk fort for Bottom. Sch Seth 4 William, Wallace. Waldoboro for Boatou. Sch Jamea, Wiacheubach. Waldoboro for Boatou. Soli Rickman I. Pitcher. Waldoboro for Boatou. Sch Rough 4 Ready, Acfcoru, Waldoboro for Baa* tom. - achSaaper, Smith. DamarUcotta for Boston. Sch W H Sargent, Sargent, Brookarilie lor N York CLEARED. Seh P Blake. O'Brwo. Wmitoo NS—mooter. SchMa*y Elizabeth. NTcker»oa, Albany—Orlando Nickcraoa. Sch Shoal Water, of Brewer. 14) ton*, baa bees •old to parties in Providence, from which place Djrard Pitts. NOTICE TO MARINERS, roVOHAO RIVER T4. Notice is hereby give a that light-vessel* have been re-eutablmhed ia the Potoauc River, to mark Ip per end Lower Cedar Points. in place of those destroy ed by the enemy la Ml. The L'pper Cedar Paint rernel la moored Ofpovite 1 the inoaibof t obacco river, u schooner-rigged paint- i ed lead eoior, with the name, -u large black letters, on each side. The Lower Cedar Point vessel is moored between Cedar Point and YaL» Point, above the K tt.ebot tom*, is ionoooer-rigged, paiuted cream color, wltb her name, in large black letters, on each aide The illuminating appara us of each boat consists of eight lamps and parabJic reflectors, »l speeded st a height of about 25 feet above the water, with a range of about uiue nautical mile.-. Rich boat is provided with a bell, which wili be rung during thioa weather From and after Aug o). 1964 the»e lights will be exhibited t urn sunset to suurise of each day By order i W B Sill BRICK. Chairman. Trea-urv Department, Office Light-house Board, f Wailiin^ron. August 36.1*64. JOHN MARSTON. Lighthouse Inspector, 2d District. DOMESTIC PORTS. 8AS FRANC19CU — bid 17tn. barqt # Adelaide Norris, Reed. Callao, 19th, Turnout, Harrington, Puget Sound. KEY WEsT-Ia port 29th ult, brig Beni Delano. Crowell. »or Philadelphia ready PORT ROYAL SC-Ar 3d. schs J A Griffin. Fos ter. I hiiadelpbia; Zinipa, Chase. Msehias: Anns Cannon. Fmuimore. Ba h. 6in, brig J«w*i* Khyuas. Pendleton. Philadelphia Sid 4»li, s:b Lighttoot. Clark. Morris Island GEOHG EfOWN DC—Cld 15th. sch Grace Wat- • sob. Nickerson. Philadelphia. BALl'l MORE—Ar 15tn, sch fremont, Spaulding, Nor tola. * Ar 16th, barque John Wesley. Higgins, Boston; sch RoiHmP. i arsons. Calais. Cld 16th. sci.s Cyrus Fo«eelt, Uod/doa, Philadeb . plan; Sears vide. Boars, oo. PHILADELPHIA—Ar 16.h. barque Indian Belle, Trimble,*) chills, sch Lejok. Whittemore. Bath. At quarantine. sch Mary Patteu. Matanxaa ! C2d 13th. barque Pawnee, Williams, New Orlwaoa; \ schs Olevia Buxton, Pool. Augusta . Yankee Blade, Coombs Newburyport. Ar 17th.*brig A! in on Rowotl. from Cardenas. Below 17th. brig C Mafth«*s. f.-.*m Glace Bay CB. Cld 17th. brics A bert Adams, Ayres. Martinique; Ellen 1* Stewart. Cain. New Orleans; Laac t arrer, Shute, Boston: sobs Colorado. Bsen. West ludirs; Fount King, ICigg* New Orleans Ar 19th amp * lara Ann, Cane*. Turks Island via Bath: brigs M C Mam or. Mariner, Foitrtss Mm roe; , Fauui**. ironi Port Royal SC. NEW YORK—Ar lnth. schs J Paine, Mayo. Lin* gaol'd: Gen Banks, Kv der. Virgkia; Alpine. Pres sor, RMxabethpoft tor Bus’op Ar 17th. brig Suwannee. MeCdbb. Trinidad Below bth, »hip Harvest yucen. trout Liverpool Cld 16iti, barques Ct anipiun, Mavo. Lisbon; John Griffin ( ha** Cardenas Ar 17th. ship J*abel, Allen. New Orleans: ha-quo Mary k i ouisa, Glover, kori Pickens: i h l.uchiei, Masked. KMxabetbport for Salem; R U Nash, Dris* ho. do for Ntwburypori. Cld 17th. barque Oo an Uoine. Weldon. Katana; bngs C i'U Briau. McCnary, MaUiuora*: Milwau kee. Browu. LiugaaCB; Kennebec, Lilly. Glace BavCB; sobs R M Dyer, Kioti. Fertreas Monroe: G W Carpenter. Edmond*. Philadelphia; F Art he mus, icrni. and g«r Meade, us more. Pembroke; garah Kobiuson Boston. Bid 13 h. ship W B Diusmorc; brigs Augusta,Thus Gwen, »-lobe and Ma ia PROVIDENCE—Ar i$tb, sohslaniio, Bancroft, Ma hiss; Vintage. Robbins. Augusta e>ld 17th. sohs Pro to. Johu-ou, Philadelphia, (or Maelilast; Neptune. Billings, fremont. Bid 16th, schs l has A Know, Heath. Philadelphia, or Calais): Sami L‘wi». Wood. Eli worth NEWPORT—Ar 16 h. brig Aliaratta, Bibber, from Prosideiioe for Philadelphia. Ar 17th. sch* 8 D Han. from Rcckport for Nor folk: Victory from Portland »or Baltimore. P A WT ITCK KT—Sid 17th. sch Julia Ann. Bullock, New York (or Bangor.) HOLMKK’K HOLE— x r l'th. brig G L Burkinan, Rhod s. Raritan River NJ tor Boston: schs Xante mount, Dans; Gar,and, No-ton. and Gassabeas, Hadley, » hiiadelpbia for Boston: Sarah Wester, I Lord, do for Port i aad; « obannet, Carlo, flu dolor Porhunoath; Deis ware, Means from Providence tor i Kilsworth: Honest Abe. Conarv. L'ligau CB fordo; i Nt Lucar, Barnes, Kock aud tor do; 8urt, nbaw, fin Macbias for do. Ar lith, brig Manlius. Norton, ftn New Haven for Liugan CB; sobs Caroline Graut,Prea*ey. Elisabeth port for do; F J CumnuugH Lout. Wilmington. Del. | ror Newburyport; Lixaie W Dyer, Sumner, Phila delphia for Portland. i—>—aMj»l__ " ■■■— ■ ■ - - (j Hathrr- aa4 Mhiw, Kha «->•. A2r,“3, iiK rars^Tts£4SrB,Ksw rer. Dr Ka**e, sad other* . « Mo.. SLW Bt DFoMH— At Mth, «*k> *■ *•«». *•»* • TSfrSTiw 18th, .hip H..ryIlM>MhitBr.Tr«. ®- Catcu-ta. llafopdco, or»n k agle. Con it*. ASw York, m/.L. l. tlau Belize. Bond. ® C—cerd. Ccleo»dSc»«> • n«. Knurl, S’.p!*», Kemedio.. *•*»*•[:* "2 af OlwlltrU. W» MMkdj. m. 0.1: Volant. Lore’t. Stowy Potot, Md. »t «» rd * Torrey. Bnk.ll, Port.moath, Kb. Naaii'«• ftUBery, anc J moo. Norton. Philadelphia; ia Rumba.1: Tanramoant. Davis; c.*orge ****•■ icker»ou. a».d Ossuua Johnson. do; Abueo, Pen le’on. Port Ewen ; Andrew Peter*. Lord. Kondoat. i-lawe e. Crockett, do; Mary * rancee. Any i TJtO rrhwghwyiww. Bteeco.. Md 1UU.M. Cortn. *!*»•' etbiH.rt: fcmprcm. Kmery. Boundary. Yo».g: Ma ?U«a»r. Wood: Ibo* HU. Hall; H B Partridge. , jx • Grecian, Murcb. and La Plata. Prttluglll. la. ;inib.tbport: Lizzie UaptM, «i»pnll. N.wYork; ulurr, Moor., Crmi berry Jrlea: tone an, Crabtree. r.iiklin, Harriet Ful er, Hamilton, lortland Ar loth. brig. Anna l> Torrry, Gritto. Trinidad: lay Flower, Pleader.on. Kiiaabotbport: Kb. Ga •* cw, Hadley, phi adelphia: Caroline Grant. Pnn ev, Elii.hcitiport: New Globe, Strong, andTar uiu. Wood do: Orion. Matthew., Sou.b Amboy; leory A. VerrIU. New Ytt’k; Italea M.r. How. Tre aont: Kxeel. Smith. Kocklaod: kamari ao, Dodge. 'narktin: Arzoo, lorr.y, C'alalr: 8ra care., kanb, lar.lotion : Merom, Hager., Path: Hand Crockett, datthewe. York: Laconia. Prcetor, haeo. t'ld Utb. acltaSeadouer, Cha»e, New York. Uel >o, Carroll. Eastport. hAUM-ar ldtb, erh Andes, Carle, Elizabeth >ort. Ar 19th, ««be Minnie Cobb. Ingrabau, New fork; liolden Rule. ► vlwtter. do. rid 17th. brif o U Claty. Parker. Fortlaad. NEW BURY PORT- Ar l«h, brif Abby Ellen, liilntor*'. Philadelphia. PORT-TtfLAr 16th. aehe Torto Rtoo. Went north, Newbarg. At «otb, rcbo Ellen Mcrrimaa. Hamilton. Eliza f>ethport; Flora A Sawyer, ttrlggs, Philadelphia, K H Coreon. Robert*. Boefor rORlIVA PORTS. At Honolulu Jaly 23. sblps Mattapan. RoMaecn, from San Franchoo. ar Idth, for Baker* Island; Ar do. Nason, repg. At Cbiucha is'aud* 26th ult. ship* 8y Wane* Blan chard. Moody : Nevada. Har.lett; Wm Chamber ain, Carver; Swallow. Basa l; success. Chase; Tipgal act. Phillips; Wm Nelson. Smith; 8 Curling. Ma han : Picayure. B ooks; Living Age. Nickels: R Robinson. Long; Star of the Unit n, Reed; Valpa raiso, Mayhew; Mo av a. Patten. John r*ekrr. lial oft: John O baker. Miller; Uncle Joe. Nickel*; t.ra Butler. Wo d: Elvira Owen, uUve* : Hhhlmbali. Dearborn; Gov Morten. Horton; Messenger. Hill; Persia Doane; Gardiner Colby, McLellau; Black Hawk. Doans: Virginia. Delano, and Gliding Star ■email, idg: barque* kgypt, Hail, aad McGilvery, Nickels, do. A- at Valparaiso lfeh ail, ship BareUch. Yoaag, Boston. .1 O0.B0. Ayrcc Jaly *♦, banjae Omit I, Smith. ' r 'V <• A Irica. brig Nellie Hunt, X*l*on, tor Mew York. ldf. A'» •*‘*r*"bam Jaly _. bri* SoL'erlno, Elgfiia, New York. Ar at hiogatoa J, rib alt. brig B P Coltblz.t,Aa drew*. New l ork. Ar at lark* Island 2d alt, brig Fidelia, Stone, fm Key West, to load for Philadelphia 8Ul fm pictoa loth Inst One Criik ( aamSs lr» Boston. Ar at Halifax Mth Inat. brig* Aanl* CoUlu,Smith. • nd kalaiu >, Dexter Maw York. Ar at h, John Kit 15th taat, .hip Eugenie. Brock ml, Portland. Ter alcneuhip Halifax ) Arr from Haw Tort 6th Inal. Phaiiao. at Dabltu. Brother#, at ralmoath: Maty C Ufa. at Cotta. Arr from Portland 3d Inat, Flora Southard, la tho Clyde. aroiuur. July Si, lat St 41 S. ion . At e.. ahip Argoaaat, Iff or - too. from Manila for Now York. Sept S. lat 14. loa M. brig L T Knight, of Srart port. from Haeaan for Portland—th# mat# bad clod »f ' .-Ilow fever and waa bariod the day prevtona— wae in want of a navigator. SEW ADVBRTlBgMEym Enrolled Men Attention 1 Tbrro are ta tho city of Portland 2000 Enrolled Men who bore not paid one doJUr toward* tiling -* Um quota of tho city. $22,000 Has* Bee* Baised toward! th* objeel. bat $3P,QOO MORE! .BUST BE RAISES, or nothing c*u be done. If tho unrolled mt* will P»7 910 SAOB, tho Qnotn will bo SHad and there will ho ao draft. If the enrolled men do not pay tbalr aha re, tho money aabeerihed meat be ret a mad. and The Draft Mast Proceed! The Committee ere wort ing tor yen ell, bat yea meat do aenaethlng tor yowranivea. aP Come forward at oare and pay ynr there to tho member* of the Committee, aa follow*;— General Committee.' Ward 1—John T. tl*X City Treaaarer'a Otic*; Geo W. Beal, Portland Co; Cfca*. H. Hol.'axd.Port land Co WnrdY-Cina. E. B-ekaf, cor Coagram and Franklin etrtota; 11 C Makar 1(4 Commercial St.; F. C. Mood f, Galt'a Block, l ommeicial atreet. Ward '—John H. Hall. MS Commercial .'root; Sfophan Berrr 17Yj For* atreet; George M. Moea, 7S Commercial atreet. Ward 4-Samar 1 Chadwick S Market Sqare: Ah Mon Ke tb. 119 Middle itr.e ; Chae. A. Gi tou. Mar ket Sqnkre. Ward 5—J 8 Bed! aw, American Telegraph tifeee; Edwia Clement,Congroa..treatnear Brown; Haary Wit it. Poo-ton tiffioe. Exchange atreet Wardd-Jaa E. Cuter. 4 Po Hand f 1-r; Andrew J. Chare, 111 Cammotfiol atreet; chat. B. MUllhea. 107 Commercial etra-t Ward 7-Wm. O Fee. Fox B ook; Jam-aE Brta dle. 90 Exchange atraat; K. L l ieka-d. 149 Commer cial atreet. Fin.ia.-e Committee. Samael E. Spring. 149 Commercial atreet; J ha Lynch, Commercial atreet.bead of widrerv'a Wharfi A K hhartlaS, lrlrtgo Inaerane-Co. Exehenge at; Chariot U Fling. 9k Comma relelatrart; J B Fill* hrowa. Ud Commercial atreet; Themea B *ro’hlag ham. Commercial atreet. cor Uaioa Wharf; Wat. A. Win*hip, Ceaeo Bank. A meeting will be bald at OLD CITY BULL, EVERY EVENING UITIL THE H0H1T I* VAI8ID! Vet Eterr Enrolled Won be PmeaL Sept *0—dtf FALL AND WINTER CLOTHING! A SPLKlfDID AsfoHIMIST OF Fall and Winter Clothing! For Mew sad Boys, May be foaad at A. XVX. OJ.VL1 i XT £>, IV*. 171 Fore Street. AJio a flno stock of Cloths, taeh tt Gtrain and American Mot ov and Castor Beavers, C&ssimeres & Doeskins, -FOB— Alice Custom Work. We would inform our flriends acd the public that w* intend to keep the best the market tffujds, and can tell at the lowest rate*. Oar Custom Work we guarantee and warrant to •t at ali times. We would alto eall atuiuiou to omr uice Custom Beady-Made Overcoats, Undercoats, Pants, Tests, And Fnrnithiag Goods, All ef which •ill be told low for Cub, at the old stand of Lenie B Smith New Fall Millinery Goods! Compriafng RIB10H8, FLOWERS, ^ FSAT1ER8. VELVETS. BLOitOS, LACES, Anil all other articlea dctlrnbin for Ik# Milinrr* Trad* AIM the LATKST STYLE HATS. whinh will be Mid lew for tub at „ „ _ SO4W0*r«i. KALLK A Co. 8epi A)—J3w 1(8 Middle 8treat, Portland. Singiiijf .School ! Mr. Gardiner WILL oommeooe hie Pali. Ttta 0» Stnglag Pohoul nt dona nr Temrorance nail. Xo *»n“ jreai 8t., on I uvaday Evening, Oet 4th, (t ;j n’nl'k. TVrmj—Tternly-Pbur Le**cu* : Ladle.. «3 00 Uemtemea,. VTncnday end Thursday Kvaninga liekrtafor wle nt the had. aepiAMlw AnaT. tdPAaTU kuru't Oertcn, i —„ Purity. Ofarlmnt. r N'O. 88 Cedar Street S. Y Sept. It, 18««. t ME tio.arnnaent will rrqnire in nil puroha.e> of May on It* account in the State of Milne, a it.iet aobeiance tu sectluna 84, 34 and 3T. chapter 18 of the K'vicd statute, of Mam. of 1968. The law lejeat and proper for the prevention and Inaction of fian.i, and mutt be .tiijily ooinplitd with. *> L BIIOWN. Cnpt and A. (j M. J. B. Kt»uaa, Q M. Agent, So. 90 Commercial 8t. Septtl—dim Portland. Maine. Dissolution of ( npnrinenhip. rUEcopartnerahip haretofor. eatatiog between the un t.ralgned la bert-by diaaolvvd bp matenl lODB-nt The adatra of the !*■* drm will be to uad ty the junior nuutb’ , »h, will souiinue the Kiv«r, >a and Tobacco butinaca nudar the uatn- of p„an ta.i Brno unnn, at the old plaac. ho H Commar. iai afreet Jtaal l aaia.y Sept 30—dlw Siam i'uia.i WOUSOa flUEBPon *nttnr is the PoatoEoa for William A WOOD. J. J. O Sept 80—dSt* Wl

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