Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, December 4, 1866, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated December 4, 1866 Page 4
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d fain First n&J iers, have already been es 1 estimate of military ap 't,669. NAVV. •art of tie Secretary of naval force at this tunc con on tired and seventy-eight vessels, , with two thousand three hundred and nfty-oue guns. Of these, one hundred aud fii t en vessels, carrying one thousand aud twi n* t/-nine guns, are in eomiiii.-siou, distributed i hieiiy among seven squadrons. The number «.f men in the service is thirteen thousand six hundred. Great activity aud vigilance have been displayed by all the squadrons, and their movements have been judiciously aud efficient ly arranged in such manner as would best pro mote American commerce, and protect tlie "i ights and interests of our countrymen abroad. The vessels unemployed are undergoing re pairs, or are laid up until tlieir services may be required. Most of the iron-clad fleet is at League Island, iu the vicinity of Philadel phia*,a place which until decisive action should Ik taken by Congress, was selected by the *See votary of the Wavy as tnc most eligible local ion for that class ot vessels. It is important that u suitable public station should be provided for tue iron-clad fleet. It is inteuded that these vessels shall he in proper condition for any emergency, and it is desirable that the hill ac cepting La ague Island for Naval purposes, which passed the House of Kepvescntatives at its l ist session, should receive final action at an early period, in order that there may be a suitable public station for this class of vessels, as a navy-yard of area sufficient for the wants ol the Delaware river. The Naval Pension Hind amounts to $11,750,000, haring been in creased $2,750 D00 during the year. The ex penditures of the Department for the fiscal year ending 30th June last Were $43,324,520, and the estimates for the coming year amount to$23,508,430. Attention is invited to the con dition of our m amco, and the importance of legislative measures for tlieir relief and im provement. The suggestions in behalf of this deserving class of our fellow-citizens are earn estly recommended to the favorable attention ot Congress. THK POSTAL SKBVICK. The report of the Postmaster Ceneral pre sents a most satisfactory condition of the post al service, and submits recommendations which deserve the consideration of Cougress. The revenues of the Department for the year end ing June 30, I860, were $14,380,986, and the ex penditures $15,352,079, showing an excess of the latter of $905,093. In an ieipation oi this deficiency, however, a special appropriation was made by Cougress in the act approved J il ly 28,1866. Including the standing appropria tion of $700,000 lor free mail matter, as a legiti mate portion of the revenues yet remaining unexpended, the actual deficiency for the past year is only $265,093—a sum within $51,141 of the amount estimated iu the annual report of 1864. The decrease of revenue compared with the previous year was one and one-fitbh per cent., and tho increase oi expenditures, owing principally to the enlargement of the mail ser vice at the South, was twelve per cent. Oil the 30th of June last there were in operation six thousand nine hundred and thirty mail routes, with an aggregate length of one hundred and eighty thousand nine hundred and twenty-one miles, an aggregate annual transportation of seventy-one million eight hundred and thirty seven thousand nine hundred and fourteen miles, and an aggregate annual cost, including all expenditures, of $8,410,184. The length of railroad r utes is thirty-two thousand and ninety-two miles, and the annual transporta tion thirty million six hundred and nine thou sand four hundred and sixty-seven miles. The length of steamboat routes is fourteen thou sand three hundred and forty-six miles, and the annual transportation three million four hun dred and eleven thousand nine hundred and sixcy-iwu nines. xue uiausei vice is rapidly in creasing throughout the whole country, and its steady extension in the Southern States in dicates their constantly improving condition. The growing importance of the foreign service also merits attention. The Post Office De partment of Great Britain and our own have agreed upon a preliminary basis for a new Postal Convention, which it is believed will prove eminently beneficial to the commercial interests of the United States, inasmuch as it contemplates a reduction of the international letter postage to one half the existing rates: a reduction of postage with other countries to and from which correspondence is transmitted in the British mail or in closed mails throughout the Uniti-d Kingdom; the establishment of uniform aud reasonable charges for the sea and territorial transit of correspondence in closed mails; and an allowance to each Post Office Department ot the right to use all mail com m unications es talilished under the authority of the other for the dispatch of correspondence, either in open or closed mails, on the same terms as those ap plicable to the inhabitants of the country pro viding- the means of transportation. THE PUBLIC LANDS. The report of the Secretary of the Interior exhibits the condition oi those brandies of the public Service which are committed to his su pervision. During the last fiscal year, four Million six hundred and twenty-nine thousand three huudred and twelve acres of public land were disposed of, one million eight hundred and ninety-two thousand five hundred and six teen acres of which were entered under the Homestead act, The policy originally adopted relative to the public lauds has undergone es sential modifications. Immediate revenue, and nit their rapid settlement, was the cardi nal feature ot our laud system Long expert dice and oarnest discussion have resulted in the conviction that the early development of our agricultural resources, aud the diffusion ot an energetic population over our vast territory, are objects of far greater importance to the na tional growth and prosperity than the proceeds oi the sale of the land to the highest bidder in the open market. The pre-emption laws con fer upon the pioneer wiio complies with the terms they impose the privilege of purchasing a limited portion of “unoffered lauds” at the minimum price. The homestead enactments relieve the settler from the payment of pur chase money, and secure him a permanent home upon the condition of a residence for a term of years. This liberal policy invites emi gration from the old, and from the more crowd ed portions of the new' Wot-ld. Its propitious results are undoubted, and will be more signal ly manifested when time shall have given to it a wider development. * Congress lias made liberal grants of public laud to corporations, in aid of the construction of railroads aud other internal improvements. Bliould this polic-y hereafter prevail, more strin gent provisions will be required to secure a taitbful application oi the fund. The title to the lands should not pass, liy patent or other wise, but remain in the Government and sub ject to its control uiitil some portion of the road has been actually built. 1’ortions of them might then, from time to time, be conveyed to the corporation, but never in a greater ratio to the whole quantity embraced by the grant than the completed parts bear to the entire length of the projected improvements. This re striction would iiot operate to the prejudice of auy undertaking conceived in good faith and executed with reasonable energy, as it is the settled practice to withdraw from market the lands falling within the operation oi such grants, aud thus to exclude the inception of a subsequent adverse right. A breach of the conditions which Congress may deem proper to impose should work a forfeiture of claim to the lands so withdrawn but unconveyed, and of title to the lands conveyed which remain un sold. THE PACIFIC ItAILRtrAD. Ope.ratioiis on the several lines of the Paci fic iiailroad have lieen prosecuted with unex ampled vigor and success. .Should no unfore seen causes of delay occur, it is confidently an ticipated that this great thoroughfare will be completed before the expiration of the period designated by Congress. THE PENSION LIST. During tho last fiscal year tlie amount paid to pensioners, including the expenses of dis bursement, was thirteen million four hundred and tifty-ninc thousand nine hundred ninety six dollars; and fifty thousand one hundred and seventy-seven names were added to the pension rolls. The entire number of pensioners, June 30,1866, was one hundred and twenty-six thous and seven hundred and twenty-two. This fact furnishes melancholy and striking proof of the sacrifices made to vindicate the constitutional authority of the Federal Government, and to maintain inviolate the integrity of the Union. They impose upon us corresponding obligations. It is estimated that thirty-three million dollars will he required to meet the exigencies of this blanch of the service during the next fiscal year. THE INDIAN BUREAU. Treaties have been concluded with the In dians who, enticed into armed opposition to our Government at the outbreak of the rebel lion, have unconditionally submitted to our au thority, and manifested an earnest desire for a renewal of friendly relations. THE PATENT OFFICE. During the year ending September 30, 1866, eight thousand seven hundred and sixteen pa tents tor useful inventions and designs were is sued, and at that date the balance in the Treas ury to the credit of the Patent fund was two hundred and twenty-eight thousand two hun dred and ninety-seven dollars. THE MISSISSIPPI LEVEES. As a subject upon which depends an im mense amount of the production and commerce of the country, 1 recommend to Congress such legislation as may be necessary for the pres ervation of the levees of the Mississippi river. It is a matter of national importance that ear ly steps should be taken not only to add to the efficiency of these barriers against destructive inundations,but lor the removal ot all obstruc tions to the free and safe navigation of that great channel of trade and commerce. REPRESENTATION FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUM BIA. The District of Columbia, under existing laws, is not entitled to that representation in the National Councils, which, irom our earliest history, has been uniformly accorded to each Territory established from time to time within our limits. It maintains peculiar relations to Congress, to whom the Constitution has grant ed the power ot exercising exclusive legisla tion over the seat ol government. Our l'ellow citixeus, residing in the District, whose inter ests are thus confided to the special guardian ship of Congress, exceed in number the popu lation of several of onr Territories, and no just riason is perceived why a delegate of their choice should not be admitted to a seat in the House ot Representatives. No mode seems so appropriate ami etfcctttal ol •Milling .men- t‘> make known their peculiar condition ana | wants, and ot' securing the local legislation i adapted to them. 1 therefor- recommend the passage of a law authorizing the electors of the District of Columbia to choose a delegate, to he allowed the same rights and privileges as a del e" lie representing a Territory. Ike Increasing enterprise ami rapid pi ogress of improvement in the District are highly gratifying, and 1 trust that the efforts ol the municipal authori ties to promote (lie prosperity of the national metropolis will receive the efficient and gener ous co-operation of Congress. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE. The report of the Commissioner of Agricul ture reviews the operations of his Department during the past year, and a3ks the aid id Con gress in it3 efforts to encourage those States which, scourged by war, are now earnestly en gaged in the reorganization of domestic indus try. FOREIGN UELATIONH. It is a subject of congratulation that no for eign combinations against our domestic peace and safety,or our legitimate influence among the nations, have been formed or attempted.— While sentiments of reconciliation, loyal.y, and patriotism have increased at home, a more just consideration of onr national character and rights has been manifested by foreign na tions. The entire success of the Atlantic Telegraph between the coast of Ireland and the Province ol Newfoundland, is an achievement which has been justly celebrated in both hemispheres as the opening ofau era in the progress of civ ilization. There is reason to expect that equal success will attend, and even greater results follow, the enterprise for connecting the two Continents through the Pacific Ocean by the projected line of telegraph between Kams chatka and the Russian possessions in Amer ica. The resolution of Congress protesting against pardons by foreign Governments of persons convicted of iulamous offences, on condition of emigration to our country, lias been communi cated to the States with which we maintain in tercourse, and the practice, so justly the sub ject of complaint on our part, has not been re newed. The congra tulations of Congress to the Em peror of Russia, upon his escape from attempt ed assassination, have been presented to that humane and enlightened ruler, and received by him with expressions of grateful appreciation. The Executive, warned of an attempt by Spaniah-Ameriran adventurers to induce the emigration of treed men of the United States to a foreign country, protested against the project as one which, if consummated, would reduce them to a bondage even more oppres sive than that lrom which they have just been relieved. Assurance has been received from the Government of the State in which the plan was matured, that the proceeding will meet neither its encouragement nor its approval.— It is a question worthy of your consideration, whether our laws upon this subject are ade quate to the prevention or punishment of the crime thus meditated. THE FBENCH-MEX1CAN UlBHOciUO. iu the month of April last, as Congress is aware, a friendly arrangement was made • e tween the Emperor of Prance and the President of the U nited States tor the withdrawal from Mexico of the French expeditionary military forces. This withdrawal was to be effected in three detachments, the first of which, it was un derstood,would leave Mexico iu November, now past, the second in March next, and the third and last |in November, 1867. Immediately up on the completion ofthe evacuation, the French Government was to assume the same attitude of non-intervention, in regard to Mexico, as is held by the Government of the United States. Repeated assurances have been given by the Emperor, since that agreement, that he would complete the promised evacuation within the period mentioned, or sooner. It was reasonably expected that the proceed ings thus contemp ated would produce a crisis of great political interest in the Republic of Mexico. The newly-appointed Minister of the United States, Mr. Campbell, was therefore sent forward, on the 9th day of November last, to assume his proper functions as Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States to that Republic. It was also thought expedient that he should be attended in the vicinity of Mexi co by the Lieutenant General of the Army of the United States, with the view of obtaining ! such information as might be important to de termine the course to be pursued by the United States in re-establishing and maintaining nec essary axd proper intercourse with the Repub lic ofMexico. Deeply interested in the cause ot liberty and humanity, it seemed an obvious duty on our part to exercise whatever influ ence we possessed for the rcstor tion and per manent establishment in that country ot a do mestic and republican form of Government. Such was the condition of affairs in regard ; to Mexico, when, on the 22d of November last, I official information was received from Paris that the Emperor of France had some time before decided not to withdraw a detachment of his forces in the month ol November past, according to engagement, but that this decis ion waR made with the purpose of withdraw ing the whole of those forces in the ensuing spring. Of this determination, however, the j United States had not received any notice or | intimation; and, so soon as the information i was received by the Government, care was taken to make known its dissent to the Empe ror of France. I cannot forego the hope that France will reconsider the subject, and adopt some resolu tion in regard to the evacuation of Mexico which will conform as nearly as practicable i with the existing engagement, and thus meet ! the just expectations ofthe United States.— j The papers relating to the subject will be laid before you. It is believed that, with the evac uation ot Mexico by the expeditionary forces, j no subject for serious differences between I France and the United States would remain. The expressions of the Emperor and people of France warrant a hope that the traditionary friendship between the two countries might iu that case he renewed and permanently re stored. A claim of a citizen of the United States for indemnity for spoilatious committed on the high seas by the French authorities, in the ex j ercise ot a belligerent power against Mexico, j has been met by the Government of France ■ with a proposition to defer settlement until a ; mutual convention for the adjustment of all j claims of citizens and subjects of both couu j tries, ari-ing out of the recent wars on this I Continent, shall be agreed upon by the two countries. The suggestion is not deemed un reasonable, but it belongs to Congress to direct the manner in which claims for indemnity by foreigners, as well as by citizens of the United States, arising out of the late civil war, shall be adjudicated and determined. 1 have no doubt that the subject of all such claims will engage your atteutiou at a convenient and proper time. CHEAT BRITAIN. It is a matter of regret that no considerable advance has been made towards an adjustment ol the differences between the United States and Great Britain, arising out of the depreda tions upon our national commerce and other trespasses committed during our civil war by British subjects, in violation' of international law and treaty obligations. The delay, howev er, may be believed to have resulted in no small degree from the domestic situation of Great Britain. An entire change of ministry occur red in that country during the last session of Parliament. The attention of the new minis try was called to the subject at an early day, and there is some reason to expect that it will now be considered in a becoming and friendly spirit. The importance of an early disposition of the tpieHtion cannot be exaggerated. What ever might be the wishes ot the two Govern ments, it is manifest that good-will and friend ship between the two countries cannot be es tablished until a reciprocity, in the practice of good faith and neutrality, shall be restored be tween the respective nations. THE FENIANS. On the tith of June last, in violation of our neutrality laws, a military expedition and en terprise against the British North American Colonies was projected and attempted to be carried on within the territory and jurisdiction of the United States. In obedience to the ob ligation imposed upon the Executive by the Constitution, to see that the laws are faithfully executed, all citizens were warned, by procla mation, against taking part in or aiding sueh unlawful proceedings, and the proper civil, mil itary and naval officers were directed to take all necessary measures for the enforcement of the law3. The expedition tailed,hut it basnotbeen without its painful consequences. Some of our citizens who, it was alleged, were engaged in the expedition, were captured, ami have been brought to trial as tor a capital offence, in the Province of Canada. Judgment and sentence of death have been pronounced against some, while others have been acquitted. Fully be lievinj in tlic maxim of government, that se verity of civil punishment of misguided per sons who have engaged in revolutionary at tempts which have disastrously failed, is un souud and unwise, such representations have been made to the British Government, in be half of the convicted persons, as, being sus tained by an enlightened and humane judg ment, will, it is hoped, induce in their cases, an exercise of clemency, and a judicious am nesty to all who were engaged' in the move ment. Counsel has been employed by the Government to defend citizens of the United States on trial fur capital offences in Canada; and a discontinuance of the proseontions which were instituted in the Courts of the United States against those who took part in the expe dition, has been directed. I..re8?r<led the expedition as not only political in its nature, but as also in a great measure foreign from the United States in its causes, character and objects. The attempt was understood to Ik; made in sympathy with an insurgent party in Ireland, and, by striking at a Bntisb Province on this Continent was designed to aid in obtaining redress fur politi cal grievances which, it was assumed, thepoo ple of Ireland had suffered at the hands of the British Government during a period of seve ral centuries. The persons engaged in it were chiefly nativosof that country, some of whom had, while others had not, become citizens of the Uniled States under our general laws of naturalization. Complaints of misgovernment in Ireland continually engage the attention of tlic British nation, and so great an agitation is now prevailing in Ireland that the British Government ha\e deemed it noccssAry to sns* pend the writ of habca* corpun in that country Those circumstances must necessarily modify the opinion which we might otherwise have en tertained in regard to an expedition expressly prohibited by our neutrality laws. So long as those laws remain upon our statute-books, they should be faithfully executed, and if they ope rate harshly, unjustly, or oppressively, (Jou press atone can apply the remedy, by thetr mod ification or repeal, GREECE. Political and commercial interests of the Umted States are not unlikely to be affected In some degiee by events which are transpiring iu the eastern regions of Europe, and the time seems to have come when our Government ought to have a proper diplomatic representa tion in Greece. NATURALIZATION. This Government has claimed fur ail persons not convicted, or accused, or suspected of crime, an absolute political right of self expa triation, and a choice ot new national allegi ance. Most of the European States have dis sented from this principle, and have claimed a right to hold such of their subjects as have im migrated to and been naturalized in the Uni ted States, and afterwards returned on tran sient visits to their native countries, to the per formance of military service in like manner as resident subjects. Complaints arising from the claim in this respect made by foreign States, have heretofore been matters of con troversy between the United States and some of the European Powers, and the irritation con sequent upon the failure to settle this question increased during the war in which Prussia, Italy, and Austria were recently engaged. While Great Britain has never acknowledged the right of expatriation, she lias not practical ly insisted upon it. France has been equally turoeanug; ana Prussia nas proposca a com promise, which, although evincing increased liberality, has not been accepted by the Unitod States. Peace is now prevailing everywhere in Europe, and the present seems to he a favor able time for an assertion by Congress ol the principle, so long maintained by the Executive Department, that naturalization by omrState hilly exempts the native-born subjectin' any other State from the performance of military service under any foreign Government, so long as he does not voluntarily renounce its rights and benefits. In the performance of a duty imposed upon me by the Constitution, I have thus su omitted to the Representatives of the States and the People such information of our domestic and foreign affairs as the public interests seem to require. Our Government is now undergoing its most trying ordeal, and my earnest prayer is, that the peril may be successfully and final ly passed, without impairing its original strength and symmetry. The interests of the nation are best to he promoted by the revival of fraternal relations, the complete obliteration of our past differences, and the inauguration of all the pursuits of peace. Directing our ef forts to the early accomplishment ot these great end.-, let us endeavor to preserve harmony be t« een the co-ordinate Departments of the Gov ernment, that each-in its proper sphere may cordially co-operate with the other in securing the maintenance of the Constitution, the pres ervation of the Union, and the perpetuity of our free institutions. ANDREW JOHNSON. Washington, December 3,18fi6. The Captobe op Kenniston and Escape of Bbainabd.—Mr. Wight, the postmaster at Gorham, N. H., has furnished the Star with the particulars of the arrest of Kenniston and Braiuard, the rogues who broke jail here late ly. He says: East Saturday afternoon two young men came into my office looking very tired and rough. One of them was so foot-sore that he could not keep his shoes on. Their looks and talk excited my suspicions at once, aud I sent for John E. Willis, the constable, who had pre - viously given me a description of the men. He came aud at once arrested them and took them to the Gorham House and confined them in a room on the second floor. Kenniston was put in irons, but Brainard’s wrists were so large that no irons that could fll him could be found in town. Both prisoners remained quiet until about 10 o’clock Sunday qjght, when Willis stepped out and asked a man in the next room to come aud help confine Braiuard. As he stepped out Braiuard went to the window on pretence of letting in some air, and was out of the window and on the run before thewguards could get to the window. Officers are on the Canada road in search of him; but ou Monday evening he called at Mr. Hubbard’s in Shel burne, about six miles below bere, and got some supper, and asked Mr. H. to take him to Ver mont in the night. The last seen of him ho was going towards Maine. Kenniston was de livered to officer Pennell on Tuesday morning and taken to Portland. THE MARKETS. ’TELEGRAPHIC REPORTS. New York Market. New Yoke, Dec. s Tut(.-n—firm; sales2.500bales. Middling uplands ai 33} @ 35}c. Flour—unchanged: sales 6,600 bbls. Wheat—dull and nominally lower; sales 6,000 bust:. Milwaukee No. 2 at 2 23; Milwaukee No. 2, choice, at 2 36. Cora—lc higher; sales 65,000 bush. Mixed Western at 118. Oats—rather more steady; sates 40,000 bush. Beet—dull. Pork—dull and lower. Lard—a shade lower; sales at 13}c. Butter—quiet. Whiskey—quiet. Groceries—dull and declining. Naval Stores—dull; Spirits turpentine at 72 @ 73.— Rosin at 4 50 @ 10 00. Petroleum—quiet amt heavy; crudeat32; refined bonded at 321 ®' 33. Tallow—quiet. Freights to Liverpool—firmer. Chicago Markets. Chicago,-Dec. 3. Flour unchanged, holders little firmer in demands; Spring extra 6 50 ® 10 25; Spring superfine 6 50, and V. hite Winter extra 13 50. Wheat, little doing and 1 ® 2c higher closing quiet at 2 05 @ 2 06 for No. 1 Spring, and 182 for No. 2. Corn opened firm at an advance of 3c on Saturday’s closing figures, but the advance tvas not maintained and prices fell back, clos ing at 631c for No. 1, and No. 2 at 88e, and the market advanced 2c, closing firm at 79c. Ryo dull; No. 1 2c lower; sales at 83 ® 84c, and 82c tor No. 2. Barley nominal. Mces pork 50c lower and more doing, es pecially for future delivery; sales 1,700 bbls. vt 18 50 S 19 00 on the spot, and 18 50 for seller’s option.— Given shoulders 5c seller’s option 60 days, and 6}c seller’s option December and half oi January. Green hams 8}c delivered. Dressed hogs are arrtvimgmore freely, and prices have declined 25 ® 60c, with bales at 6 76(6; 7 On tier 1GJ tbs. Receipts for last tbrtv-eight hours—8,319 bbls. dour. 11,390 buoh. wheat, 19,335 hash, corn, 4,963 bush, cals, 1,700 bush, rye, 2,812 bu3li. barley, 122 dressed hugs, 1.423 live hogs, 296 cattle. Shipments—42,000 hush, wheat, 8,612 busli. corn, 1,110 bush, oats, 1,000 bush, rve, 1,909 Lush, bailey, 935 hogs, 8,300 cattle. Cinciuuali Markets. _ v. . Cinoinxati, Dec. 3. Previsions .lull. Mess Pork at 19 00. Lard at 12c, but generally held ldglier Green meats anil should *I» 6c; sides at 7}@7jc; bams at9} ffi 9Jc. Flour exceedingly dull; Spring superfine at 9 00 a, 9 60; Winter superfine at 9 25-«/10 00; Spring extra at 19 00 @ 11 00; Winter extra at 10 60 @ 12 00. Wheat dull; No 2 Spring at 2 00 'a, 2 05; No. lat2 25;No.2 Winter at 2 60; No. 1 oxtra at 2 70 @ 2 76. New ci rn higher at 50 g 52c in the car,and68c shelled; old corn dull at 70 @ 78c In the ear, ami 65 @ 86c tbr shelled. Oals firmer at 16 Jc 47c lbr No. 2, and 49 @ 60c for No. 1. Rye, No. 1, at 113, aud No. 2 at 1 06. Barley dull at 1 25 for No. 1; spring at 1 60 ® 1 05 for No. 1 lull, and 1 G5 Ur extra. Whiskey very dull at 2 32} @ 2 33 boudeil, and 2 30 fl ee. Linseed oil 1 37. Cotton 30! ® 31c. Clover seed and Timothy 3 00.— Flax sectl 2 60. l.auisville Coftam Market. Louisville, Kv\, Dev. 3. Colton—sales Middlings at 32e. Raw Whiskey at 2 32 ® 2 33 free. Molasses 70 ® 75c. Sugar 131® 14c. New Lard 12}e. Green shoulders 6e. Mess Pork 20c. Sides for packing 0 to 61c in gross. Oats in bulk 51 @ 42c. Old Corn in bulk 89o; new, ears, 66c. Superfine FI iui at 9 "& @ 14 06, Wheat, prime red 2 73. >91. Louis Market. St. Louis, Mo., Dec. 3. Tobacco unchanged and dull. Klour steady; com mon 8 50 9 26; extra 13 25 ® 1375. Wheat firm; spring at 2 00 ® 2 124; fbll at2 65 @ 265. Corn, sales at 78e for Mixed; ol(f State 92c. Oats, sales ai Go to 67c. Rye, sales at 1 05. Burley, sales of fall at 1 65; spring at 1 Do. Mess pork, sales at 21 00. Hogs, sales at 5 50 @ 6 60 in gross. New Yolk stock Market. New Yobk. Dec. 3. Second Bo abd—Stocks steady. American Gold. .1403 ® a U. S.Five-Twenties, coujioni, 1862.tl08* JJ. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1891.1083 U. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 18t5,. 107} V. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1806, now issue.... 108} U. S. 'Ten-Forties, regestered... 99? Frie.... 72} Hudson,..121 Michigan Central,.112} Michigan Southern,. 83} Toledo. ilfj Chicago & North Western,. is' Readfiig.. .112} Illinois Central,,.ij#| Chicago & Rock Island.10l| Chicago & Fort Wayne.106j Cumberland Coal Company. 70 Cleveland & Pittsburg,. gflz Canton Company...471 Western Union Telegraph,.’. ’ ’ 4e| Bestuu Stack List. Sales at the Brokers’ Board, Dec 2. American Gold. *t> mi United States 7 3‘lOibs, 1st aeries. l(;f) “ 2d series.. i.rr., „ “ ski dories. If# United States 5-20s, J*W2. .. 107! " J**}....T’. 107 Boston and Maine Railroad. 1.;0 United States Ten-forties. Western Railroad. nr* Vermont Central i8t mortgage bonds.!. 120 _ MARRIXIX). In this city, Dee. 2, by Eev. S. F. Wetherbee, Danl T. ilaley and Mi s Emma H. Winslow, *etli ol Westbrook. In tin's city, Doc 2, by Eev. E. 0. Uelkis, Itobert 1). M^Jjman and Miss Sarah K night, botlr ol \Vest Pl!n.rpfn'‘lr“1,'’ NVS 261 bv Ker- A. d arner, Frederic gurney, of Portland, and Mbs Helen Johnson, oi Ch£kbcd?>eiScf rilV' 2:'’ bji I^v- A. Turner, Charles SttiSlBfe. U°ri’ auJ Jennic 9‘ Turner, r>^Yir^Ss* 5RirnllBoi’ n °Y,- 2 'i bi Kev. Walter Bice, M^sTr.oi-A Uby lmaaB^ »«<* Mbs Mercie li. In Forisuroutli, N. II., Nov. 22, bv Rev Mr Ad ams, Cliarks S.Cusb.ng and Miss Hattie It'. Morgan, both o'North Yarmouth. 6 ’ In Bethel. Nov. 29, by Rev. Mr. Wheelwright Jas E, Dyor and Miss Emma A. Chandler, both ol B. in L wiaton, Nov. 25, Moses W. Hatch, of New castle, and Martha W. Grant, of L. ui ttn. £■—*** »■' ~ r- -- «2_# in ibis i4h% Dev. 8, Wllite, lirtUot e.m ot Ho»h Pi and Lydia J. Burgess In Snccarappa, Dec. 2, Mrs. Anna M. Pearson, aged 32 yedrs. [Funeral this. ('Pu-sda^) attcmoon, at 2 o’clock. Relatives and trtendfi are invitedte atumd.l In Poland, Nn\.R. Mr. \mos H. <‘lilpmaii. aged 4i» \e.irs 8 months, h.v Ids death a large circle *;f re iat Ives and u en'i:- have boon depmed oi a kind and firithiui friend, the conmiunity of a widely known, Worthv and rOs^treted ciHzen. Miniature Almanac.December 1. Sun ri cs. 7.13 I Moon rises.4.33 AM Sun set^.4.28 | High water. 9.30 AM MA.it l N ft NEWH HOKT OP POUT LA N D. Moiidnr* December 3. ARRIVED. learner Franconia. Sherwood, New York. Steamer New Brunswick, Winchester. Boston lor Eastport and St John NB. Brig Abbie P Feuno, (Br) McLean. Bostou Soh Welcome Home, (Br) Hattield, Hillsboro. Sch Maracaibo, lleniey, Boston. Sch Nellie C Paine, Doane, Boston. Sch Boston, Griffin, Boston. Sch Henrietta, Hill, Lynn. Sch Willow Harp, Davis, Newburyport. S ti Aurora, Miller, Surry. Sch Python* Gray, Blueliill. Sch Eagle, Pomroy, Franklin. Sch Lucy, Magee, North Haven. Schs Georgia, Alley, and Forester, Rernick. Ells worth Sch Castillian, Emery, Ellsworth. Sch Frauk Pierce, Grant, Ellsworth. Scbs Commodore, Clark, and Caret*sa, Lancaster, Ellsworth. Schs Counsellor, Wood, and Panama, Woodward, Ellsworth. Sch Grace, Alley, Ellsworth. Sch Curlew, McCobb, Friendship. Sch Talisman, Fuller, ihomaston. Sch Santa Maria, Fuller, Damanscotti. Sch Herald, Tilton, Bristol. Schs Catharine, Merrill, aLd Charleston, Atwood, Blueliill lor Bostou. Sch Banner, Warren, Bangor tor Boston. Schs Eliza Otis, Dodge, and Floret), Hale. Bangor for Bostou. BETA>W— A new brig, in light trim, from an Eas tern port. CLEARED. Steamer Gen MeCalluin, Luughtou, H.iiiiax - John Porteous. Scb C C Clark. Cummings, Inagiva—John Fox. Sch Cliiloe, Hutchinson, Philadelphia— Lynch & Barker. Sch Anna Mvriek, Steven; , New Bedford—Berlin Mills Co. Brie C H Kennedy, ot Portia d, 200 tons, old mea sure, Diiilr. at LUbec in 185:1, and recently overhauled and veil trod, has been sold for $6000 cash. She will continue to hail from Portland under command oi Ca|*t Chas Merviman. Shi.# Kate Dyer, which was run down and sunk near New York, by Br steamer Scotland, was a good vessel of 1278 tons, built at Cape Elizabeth in 1855. aud was owned by J W Dyer, and ethers, of Port - lodd. Partly insured. [BY Tl'LE&HAPH.] Sid tin Greenock 19th,^Lizzie H Jackson, Marwick, tor Boston. Ar at Liverpool 18tb ult. Non an turn, Upton, f.om Portland. % Providence, Dec 3 -A new sebr, baaing iiom Bath, irom a Southern port bound East, is ashore on the South end of Block Asian* l, and will be a totalloss. | Perhaps the May, Capt Whitney, from Mobile tor Bostun.j DOMESTIC POUTS. SAxS FRA NOLSCO—Ar 3d ult, rhips Harvest Home, Green, Sydney; 4th, Castall an, Pike, Manila; 27th, Silas Greeiunah, Webber, fm Puget Sound loi China, in distress. Cld 2Kth. .'h p Cutwater, Dwi/hL New York. GALVESTON—Ar 20th alt, barque Kate Stamler, Crawford, New-York. NEW ORLEANS—Cld 24th, barque Cephas Star i ett, Gregory, Portland. MOBILE—Ar 2oth,(^h Winrs ot the Morning, McFarland, Boston. JACKSON VILLE—Cld 17th, ach Windward, Lib by, New York. Cld 23d, sob Mary F Gage, Gage, Baltimore. CHARLESTON—Cld2Klb, ship Ida Lilly, Patter son. Liverpool. WILMINGTON—Cld 28th, brig Roleraon, Scott, Salem. BALTIMORE—Ar 3flili, barque Templar, Wilson, Bueno- Ayres. Cld 3dth, soli Idaho. Waite, Providence. Ar 2d, barque Sylph, Ilerriman, im Navassa; brig J B Brown, Main, Cub i. PHILADELPHIA—Ar 3Jih. eche N & II Gould. Crowell, and E S Gildei>leeve, C roll, Portland. Cld 2»th, "Whs L A Oreuit, Butler, Boston; 30 th, Annie May, May, Portland. NEW YORK—Ar 30th. fchs L T Tasker, Allen, Jacksonville; Harrio Newell, Gould, do; Planet, Perry, Tbomacton: David Foust, Lord, Ellsworth. Ar 1st ins:, schb Vicksburg. Haskell, trom Jacmel; Statesman, Cole, Shulee, NSf Alabama, Gardiner, Eli/abetbport for Boston Cld 1st, ship Universe, Hutton, Liverpool; barque Annie M Gray, t Iray, Apalachic .'la; hr gs B F N ash, Lancy, Cardenas ; Ellen Bernard, Burgees, New Orleans. Also cld 1st, barque Anna Walsh, Coombs,Havana; bng Beaver. Crocker, Kingston, Ja. Ariel, ships Rattier, Marsh, Manila; Rangoon, Thomas, do; Prima Donna, Ilerriman, San Fran cisco: Drcaunaught, Cushing, Callao; barque Pala din, from Buenos Aytes. Ar 1st, bugs Edwin Rowe, Means, from Dema.ara; Mausanilla. Magune. Rondout tor BoMon. PROVIDENCE—Ar 1st, barque Jennie Cobb.Han ley, New Orlems. N EWPORT—In port 1st inst, brig Nellie Gay,Gay, Miiibridge or New York; clis Bowdoin. Randall, Portland lor Wilmington; Ida L Howard, McDullie, do for New York ; Billow, Cousins. Bangor tor do; Billow, Pierce, Rocklaud for New York; J B Litch field, PilDbury, do for do; Sarah & Julia, Perry; Cerro Gordo, Hodgdon; Silver Lake, Matthews, and Jeddic. Fanning, Bangor for do; Hattie Ross, Po land, im Portland for Puiladelpiiia; Mat a Roxana, Talmer, Bangor tor New Haven : Grape Shot, Dun bar, Im Bucksport tor Washington ; Ida E Wheeler, Dyer, Portia d for Philadelphia ; Carrie A Clark, Wormwood, Kenncbunk lor do; Kobt Kantoul, Jr. Ames, Rockland iorN York; Agenora, Means, Ells worth for do; White Sea, Jones, fm Vinaihaven ior Philadelphia; Klizab th Cowell, Smith, Bangor for Middletown. Also in port, B S Young, E K Dresser, Emily Fnvler, Defiance, Bengal, Oiegon, Maria Lunt, Sea Bird. Thos lHx, Shooting Star, and others. HOLMES HOLE—Ar 1st inst, brig Ambrose Light Simpson, Wilmington ihr Boston; Anna D Torrey, Haskell, Georgetown, SC, tor do. in port, brig* Ambrose Light, A D Torrey, Abby Tnaxter. Maxatlan, Marshall Dutch, Liberty; sebs Saiali Elizabeth, Marshall Perrin, W R Genn, Open Sea. Rockingham, Corinthian, Geo VV Glover, N E Clark, R Leach. George & Emilv. Kate Went worth. Alma, and otheis. BOSTON—Ar 2d Inst, brig Antilles, Thestrup, fm Portland ; eclis Highlander, 'Turner, Winterpori; Zone, Nickerson, and Hartford, Nickerson, Bing tr: Pavilion, Parker, and Mary Farrow, Condon, do. Below, brig Proteous. from Baltimore. Cld 1st, barque Ocean Eagle, Luce Havana; ach John Snow, Coffin, Muchias. Ar 3*1, brig Proteous, Mahoney, Baltimore; fcchs urf. Shaw, MiUbrid^c: Osaiau E Dodge, ftn George town; Globe, Kendall, Bangui; Jno Ruggles, Dodge, and Rising Situ, Chandler, dr>; Challenge, D<xige,<io; Ch rub, Bailey, Gardiner. s Cld 3d, barque Und ne. Glover, Cieni'uegos; sch Gov Burton, Norwood. Wilmington. PORTS MOUTH.—Ar 28tb, schs Volant, McFar land, New Vork; Si Lucar, Austin, New York. HATH—Cld 1st, ship China, (new) Weeks, Savan nah; brig F I Merriman, (new) Merriiuan, Galves tou; sch Silver Bell, Bailey, Cardenas. FOREIGN PORTS. Shi rin Falmouth 16th, Rutland, Ingraham, (uom Akyab) lor Antwerp; Dth Annie Sise, Shield s (fin Bssseiu) lor do. Ar at Callao Oct 21, barque Deborah Pennell, Dun

ning, Chinckas, (andsailed 29th lor United States); - th, ship Harry Bluff. Oliver, do (and Bi led Nov 2 lor Germany); Nov 2, C B Haseltine, GUkcy, from Chinchas, (and sld 6tli for United States); 5d, Delft haven, Freese, Melbourne (and sa led 7th tor t kin chap. to load for Spain); 5th. Anna Camp, Drnm duon , Chinchas (and railed Sib for Gibraltar; 8ih, Cosmopolite, Waiie, do, (and sld l ith forCowe .) In port 13tli ult, ship Saiah Newman, Giles, trom Liverpool, ar 8th, for United Stale ; Forest Eagle, Bennett, from Chinchas, ar 12th, for United States; Living Age, McClure, from ( ardiff, ar 3d, tor r.Vrk for oi lers; and others. At Buenos Ayres Oct 11, barques Sierra Nevada, Doughty, from New York,dbg; Enoch Benner, Ben ner, l tom Montevideo, do. Ar at Rio Janeiro Get 11. ship Montpelier, Watt, Cardiff. Sld Oct 17, ship Eastern Starr, Curtis, Callao. Ar at A spin wall 13th Inst, barque Shawmut, Lord, Philadelphia; 17lh. brig Navarino, Lord, New York; 18 th, H B Emery, Small. Boston. Ar at Barbadocs Oct 31, ach C A Farnsworth, Saw ytr, New York (and sld Sib lor Porto Rico.) Ar at St Thomas 13th ult, brig Emma, White, from Mavaguez. In port 29d. ship Rising Sun, Orr. from Liverpool lor Boston. Ar at Havana 24th nit. brig Minnie Traub, True, Bangor. „ Al Cardenas 9th ult, brigs E P Swctt, Lawrence. Tor New York 2tth; Cascatelle, Bickford, for do. Passed Salt Cffy 13th, h&rque Rambler, Lamb, from Bangor ior Port au Prince. Sld frn Bermuda I'lth, brig Leonard Berrv, Steele, New York. Arat St John, NB, 21th ult, sell Margaret Dill, Gillespie, Portland. C‘d 24th, sch Alice T, Clark, Portland. SPOKEN Oct 21, lat 4 il S, Ion 23 12 W, ship Akbar. from Calcutta tor Bos.ou. Nov 22, lat 23 50,'Ion 68 40, barque Frank Marion, j 36 days trom Bordeaux for New Orleans. ESCAPED FBQM JAIL I “$300 REWARD ! Escaped from the Portland,Jail, on the night of the 19th, the following desaibed persons:— 8AHIJEL HEViLLE. 27 years of age, 5 feet 8 inches liigln dark complexion, black curly liair, chin whiskers.7 H;m1 a brown broadcloth coat, grey pants and vest and round top hat. FREDERICK RICHARD*, about 5feet 9 inches high, of medium build, slightly stooping shoulders, bad oil gray sack coat, binck vest and pants ana brown neck-tie. He wore a silk beaver hat. CHARLES BRAINABD, about 22 years old, six leet high, dark complexion, one eye sightless, and has a heavy swinging gait, of powerful and wiry build. He wore a coul originally daik blue, but now faded to a dull brown; panls and vest dark mixed, new shoes with brass buckles, and an imitation Scotch cap, MELVIN KKNNIHTBH, about 5 teet 8$ inches high, pretty stout build, dark complexion, with heavy and railier sunken black eyes, and thin moustache. Wore short daik coat. pants and vest dark, white bosom shirt, with scarlet neck-tie, and black cloth cap. The above prisoners eecaj ed last night about 1 o’clock. I offer the following rewards for their apprehension, or such information as shall ensure their arrest:— For FREDERICK RICHARDS.$100 “ SAMUEL NEVILLE. 100 “ CHARLES BRA1NARD. 50 “ MELVIN KENNISTON. 50 GEORGE W. PARKER, Sheriff' and Jailor. Portland, Nov. 20, 1866._ nov21d4w Miss Newton, DRESS & CLOAK It^KER, (formerly on Middle is now at Ho. .O Adam, atrrrl,— where she would l*c pleased to see her old customers as well as new ones. nov 29 dlw* ITIlilliLMIUiUlJn Afal' de MaunuLIA.—iTiti prettiest thing, the* ••sweetest tiling,” amt the most of it tor the least money. It overcomes the odor ot perspiration: soft ens and adds delicacy to tire skin; is a delightful j*er fume; allays headache and intlamation, and is a nec essary companion in the sick room, in the nursery and npon the toilet sideboard. It can be obtained everywhere at one dollar per bottle. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. S. T.*—1860.—X.—The amount of Plantation Bit ters sold in one year is something startling. They wonld till Broadway six tect high from the Park to 4th street. Drake’s manufactory is one of the insti tutions in New York. It is said that Drake pointed all the rocks in the Eastern States with his cabalistic “S. T.—1860—X.,” and then goi the old granny legis lators to pass a law “preventing disfiguring the tiico of nature,” which gave him a monopoly. We do not know how this is, but we do know that Plantation Bitters sell as no other article ever did. They are used by all classes of the community, and are death on Dyspepsia—certain. They are very invigorating when lauguhl and week, and a great appetizer.” Sarato a pring Water, sold by all Druggists. “In lifting the kettle from the fire I scalded myself very severely—one hand almost to a crisp. The tor ture was unbearable. * * * The Mexican Mus tang Liniment relieved the pain almost immediately. It healed rapidly and left very little scar. Chas. Foster, 420 Broad street, Philadelphia.” This is merely a sample of what the Mustang Lini ment will do. It is invaluabe in all cases of w ounds, swellings, sprains, cuts, bruises, spavins, etc., either upon man or beast. Beware of counterfeits. None is genuine unless wrapped in the steel-plate engravings, bearing the signature of G. W. Westbrook, Chemist,.md the pri vate stamp of Demis Barnes & Co, New York. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Ail who value a valuable head of hair, and its pres ervation from premature baldness and turning grev. will not foil to use Lyon’s celebrated Katharion. it makes the lialr rich, soft and glossy, eradicates dand ruff, and causes the hair to grow with luxuriant beauty. It is sold everywhere. E. Thomas Lyon, Chemist, N. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. What Did It/ A young lady returning to her country home alter a sojourn of a tew months in New York, was hardly recognized by her ft iends. In place of a rustic liushed face, she had a soft ruby complex ion of almost marble smoothness, and instead of 23, she really appeared but 17. She told them plainly she used Aagan’s Magnolia Balm, and would not be without it. Any lady can improve her appearance very much by using this article. It can be ordered of any druggist tor 69 cents Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Ueimstreet’s inimitable Hair Coloring haa been steadily growing in thvor for over twenty years. It acts npon the absorbents at the roots of the hair, and changes to its original color by degrees. AH instan taneous dyes doadeu and injure the hair. Ueim saoi ts is not a dyt but is certlin in its results, pro motes its growth, and is a beautiful Hair Dressing, Price 50 cents and $1.00. Sold by all dealers. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Lyon’s Extract of Pure Jamaica Ginokb— for Indigestion, Nausea, Heartburn, Sick Headache. Cbolera Morbus, &c., where a wanning, genial stim ulant is required. Its careful preparation and entire purity makes it a cheap and reliable article for culi nary purposes. Sold everywhere at 50 cents per bot tle. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. n June 14,’66—eod&wly MEN’S Under-Shirts 2 AND DRAW MRS, In English, Scotch and American. Charles Custis &. Co. Morton Block, CONGRESS STREET. dscldSt M A a I C HAIR Restorative 2 2 NO. 1, Will Keslorc Gray or Faded Hair to it. ORIGINAL COLOR, EITHEB BLACK OB BBOWN. Strengthens the hair anti gives nourishment to tire root.. Makes the hair soft and moist. Prevents and cures Dandrufl A Splendid Jtlair Dressing, PfiOYED TO BE THE nest and Cheapest in ihe Market. MAGIC H A I R 13 Y 10 Has only to tie applied to the Hair or Whiskers and the work is done; *io washing. For sale by all Druggibts. CHARLES NEWHALL, Proprietor, oct!3eod 47 Hanover sr, Boston. ion J. & C J. BARBOUR, Manuthcturers and Eetaiiers of Boots, Shoes and Rubbers, NO. 8 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND, iHF. Ladies’ and Mine.’ Serge and Calf Boat,, idea’. Fine Calf a ad Thick Bools. Boys’, Youths’ and Children’s Bools and Shoes. Rubber Bool, and Shoe, of all kinds. OAK AND HEMLOCK BELTING. LACE LEATHER. MOLASSES HOSE, ENGINE HOSE RUBBER BELTING, RUBBER PACKING. Bobber Clolhiuk, Rubber Hose. JOHN BARBOUR. C. J. BARBOUR. E. It. BaRBOUR. n°«c_ dtt B L A. TV K E T N -At OLD PMCES! Only $4.75 Per Pair, -at p. M. FROST’S, DEE BING BLOCK, CONGRESS STREET. Nov 27—dtf ROOFING TIN PLATES IN BOND. Phelps, Dodge & CJo-, NEW YORK, Offer for sale, in lots to suit buyers, TIN AND TERNE PLATES, in boud, or duly paid. dec3 2w AMERICAN LLODY8! TiHE undersigned hereby give notice that he has been appointed Agent ot American Lloyds for the State of Maine, and is prepared to inspect vessels of all sizes in course ot construction and report the same for classification. Ship builders and owners would therefore couter a fevor by sending me early notice of the vessels they are building for which a class is desired. WILLIAM ROGERS, Inspector. Bath, Me., Eov. 16,1HH>. novlifcllui* Northern Pacific Railroad, THE Annual Meeting ot' tlie Stockholders of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company, will ho held at No. 5 State Street, Boston, on ’ el 1 Monday, the third day of December, ISttO, At twelve o’clock noon, for the transaction of such business as may legally coiue before them By order of the President. ,, o11A«r1LT0N A' **ILL. Secretary. Boston, Nov. 8,1606._ nol3dlaw4w Portland, Saco & Portsmouth ltuil road Company. DiVIOEND No. 46 will be mid December 10th, to Stockholders of record Nov. 30,1^6 Per Order, E# jfOTT. dec3—edtdecll Treasurer. Go to Adams & I* ur in ton’s |7lOR your House-famishing Goods of all kinds; r Carpetings, and all kinds of Crockery, Glass, Tin, Stone, Earthorn and Wooden Ware, Pa|icr Hang ings, Window Shades, &c, &c. no23d3m | NCI. OFFICE OF THE Springfield Fire and Marine Iusiifancc Com puny. KpfiaWWj, Mum. ... , , ,.. .. . September 15, 1«6«. l.i the Agent. oi the hpiuigael.i lire and Marine Insurance Coiupauy. (jEn i Lf.MEN 1 lie officers oi this Company take great pleasure in announcing to Uieir Agents, patrons and friends, that by an unanimous vote of tue stock holders, the capit.u stock of this com pan v has l*een in creased to HALF A MILLION Dollar.-all paid in CASH, and that the assets of the company are .$690,171,74; Capital, $500,000; Surplus, '$190,171,74 Notwithstanding tlie frequent tires autl the heavy losses sustained by insurance companies, TH IS Com pany is able to show to its agents and patrons, such a list of assets and securities as to entitle it to a position iu the trout rank among insurance companies in this country—one worthy of the fullest confidence, and giving the most perfect securities to policy-holders. The policies in this company, furnish the most am ple indemnity to our customers, we ask in return good risks, and adequate rates, and we trust our many tuid liiithfnl agents may in the future as in the past, look well to our Interests—enlarge and increase our busi ness, ujw»ii what shall prove a sale class of risks. Edmund Fbeeman, President, Chartered 1849, J. N. Dunham, Sec. Capital * Surplus $690,171,74, Cuas. E. Lane, Assistant See. We are Yours Very Truly, E. Fkeeman, President. J. N. Dunham, Secretary. John E. flow & Hies, AjfeufN, sep29-eodtf PORTLAND, MAINE. Abstract of tbe Annual Alnloaueut OF me immix insurance Company, OF HARTFORD, CONN., Ou (hr l»l Uny of No,ember, I *,<•<!. TO TUK STATE OF MAINE. A n a e ( h i Cash on hand and in Bank...*42,968.57 Cash in hands of, and due horn Agents.120,669.76 Loans on Real Estate,...1 '5,uoo.no Loans on Heal and Personal Security. 24,690.00 United States Securities..141,617.50 New York Bank Stocks,. 88,625.00 Hartford Bank Sfbcks,.160,975.00 Other Bank Stocks,. 60,250.00 Bonds—State, City and Water,.Ti .292,220.00 Accumulated Interest,. 4,627.33 Total Assets.*1,061,273.15 Amount of Premium Notes,.None. Total Amount of Liabilities,.*59,605.97 WM. B. CLARK, Sec’y. HENRY KELLOGG, President. A. W. JILLSON, Vice-President. W. D. LITTLeT* CO., Agents, J# COIIIIIEBCIAL STREET. November 19, 1866, d3w SPECIAL NOTICE —OF — Life Insuruuee! HAVING bteu appointed General Agents for Maine of the ol«l New England Mutual Life Ins. Co., Of Boston, Mass. , being the oldest purely Mutual Life Ins. Co. in .America, wo wish titty good, active agents to work in the ditferent cities and villages throughout the State. None need apply unless good refcienec can bo give. The Co. is 23 years old and lias paid in l ividcnds *1,217,000 00 and over *2,000,01*1 00 in loss es by death. It lias now a well-invested accumulated Capital of over *4,600,000 00. The Co. formerly made and paid its dividends once in five years. A Divi dend will he made up in Nov. 1666, ami annually thereafter, nnd available one year trom date of Poli ty- Applications for local Agencies will be made to RUFUS SMALL & SON, Gen’l Agents, no21<tlm *_ Biddeford, Me. tt E 1*1 O V A E . Sparrow s Insurance Oflice is this day removed fr om No. 80 Commercial Street, to the new and commodious rooms NO. GO EXCHANGE STREET. IN THE CUMBERLAND BANK BUILDING, where he is now prepared to place insurance, in all its forms, and for any amount, iu companies second to no others on the globe, and on the most favorable terms. Kfr*' Parties ptefen in % first class insurance, are res pectfully invited to call. November 6,180C. dtf DtUAI. BENEFITLIRE*INSUKANCKOx/. Tlie numerous Policy holders hi this popular Company, and the public gencially, are inlormed that its oflice is now established at No. 80 Commer cial street, in Thoma.;' Block. . WARREN SPARROW, jut 13 State Agent. REPI Ui R Ib«u mute Company, ot New Yo. k City. Cash Capital...$:joo 000 “ Surplus,. 275,000 Total Cash Assets,. 675,000 The loss by this Company in the Portland lire is about $28,000,or about one tenth cu> i rs si. uplus. All claimants lor loss by the recent tire, who have not already received their money, arc invited to hand in their pi oofs without delay. Tb.ose wishing insurance in a r’ompmy. First Che s, in every re spect, at f&ir rales, are invited to call at my oflice, No. 8o Commercial street, Thomas Block. Jy23__WAbiMvN SPARROW, Agent. I S. Tvrouiblry, General Insurance Broker, J* would inform his many friends and I he pubic generally that he ismepar a t continue tin* lumin ance Busin ss as a Broker, and can place Fire, Lite and Marine Insurance to *»ny « xtent hi the best Com p nies in the United Stater-. All business entrusted to my c re shal. be faitbui ly attendi d to. Oflice at O. M. bice’s Paper Store, No. 183 Fore St. where orders can be left. julJ6tJ CHARLES STAPLES & SON, Ieoh Founders, Boiler Makers & Machinists. THi: subscribers Laving rebuilt their Work Shops, A arc. now prepared to take orders for Machinery and Iron Work of ail kinds. Iron Store Fronts and Columns for buildings promptly furnished. STEAM ENGINES AND BOILERS, SAW AND GRIST MILL WORK AND GEAB1NO made to order. Having able and experienced pattern makers and new tools of modern design, can supply patterns with promptness an.l at a moderate cost. Repairs of all kinds of Iron Work attended to with despatch and at reasonable rates. Having a large an l well equip ped Forge, can furnish forgings and shapes of all kinds for Steamboats and r«ocomotivc work such as FiniiliM, Pikton Rod*., Fur atid tanglur A \ lr- mad Shape* to pattern or draw ings, from 10 tons to 100 pounds weight. They arc also Selling Agents for MERR1 MAN'S PATENT BOLT CUTTER, the best ?,laehine ever invented for the purpose, performing double the amount of work of any other now in use. FOR SALE, a 35 hoivc power l.ocoiate tiv«* Roller with new tnbe sheets and new set of tubes, in first rate order, and wan anted sate with a pressure of 100 pounds to the square inch. A NEW TEN HORSE POWER PORTABLE EN GINE, an excellent Machine, can be seen running at our Foundry. CHARLES STAPLES A SON, Cor. Coni. St. nud Brown’s Wharf, *0*19* dam Portland, Maine. Men’s Grloves At 293 Congress St., Morton Block, Charles Custis & Co. decl—d3t The Portland Glass Company Are prepared to furnish Rich Cut Dinner and Tea Sets l And ail kinds of Cut Ware suitable far the HOLI DAYS; also GAS SHADES of various patterns.— Samples maybe seen at llieir Manufactory. nolTdlm JEWETT A COOK’S Oyster und Eaiins House. With Saloou fitted up expressly tbr Ladies and Gentlemen. 310 Congress Street, cor. Brotr.\ dec3—lw Notice to Land Holders, MIL O’DUIIOCHER, Builder,,ie prepared to lake . <i™ [?rl:tl4 tor budding, either by JOB or by "V WOUfv. Can furnish First class workmen and material oi .'illdCbcriptioij. ItCbidencc, AMERICAN 1JOUSK. a . India Stiect, 1‘ortland. August 17tli, ltkO au£20—if Southern Pine. A **SpT J10 M very superior Flooring and Step 1 ,.Boj“;<ts.n°w Ending at Cnstom House Wharf, and tor sale in lots to suit, purchaser?. Apply to C. M. liA VIS «& CO., ^ ... 117 Commercial street. Poi ^ani1, Nov. 21. 1t6G. nov22dtf fT Notice. ALIj personsjore hereby cautioned against harbor tng or trusting any of the crow of the Norwe gian Barque Firkloeeret.as Hie Master or Agents will not tie responsible tin any debts of their contracting, decldlw* G. C. HOLST. Spruce Flooring' Hoards. A quantity of well-seasoned, clear Spruce FLOOR ING BOARDS. 1(1 feet long, six indies wide for sale by HENRY BULLARD/ ’ hot A dim Smith’s Whart. For Sale. ONE-Sixteenth and one thirty-second of two fine Schooners oi about 28(1 tons. One'new and one tnree years old. inquire of SAMPSON & CON A NT _deetdlw*_No 19 and 20 Commercial Wharf. TO LET. rpHE First of January, the Store now occupied by stairs 8,,becril,cr’ -Vo- •'** «'r«'c Ntreel, U|i noy 20 iltw JOHN E. PALMER. W®AL ESTATE. for Male. A Y51K '•'•■uirabhi »iul convenient 1* Kory hou»e, f “■, 'viUi bam, wood she,I unit carriuge liouuo. utl In good order, wiih seven acres, ol Inn,I, only one mile outside ol City, tipon which there me 300 choice fruit trace, coiiKialuig of apple, pear, piunil, and cherry: also an ubundanre ol currants, gooseberry, strawber ry, &c., with very bent ot wutoi, large brick cistern aim furnace m the cellar; u splendid g;irdeu and in a first rate neighborhood, and in every way a desira ble property. Immediate i>os«ession given. Pri.x MAiVHOX A DOM , Real Estate Agents, No. 315 Congress Stieet. dec3—dim $1500 \ \ ’ IJLL buy a good House and Lot in the Westerly f ▼ pu t ol the Citv. Inquire ol »m>28<I1w * JOHN 0. PROCTER. A Rare Cbance. I I AN m:II a tlu-ee aiory Brick House, wiih all the i ..’Vc rJ‘,V!l.l’lovu"M-'ll,si together with a largo lot of 1 •» j. r Inquire of nojtdlw ..JOHN C. PROCTER. PATTKKSOV & C’MAimOUilVE, DEALERS 13S heal emxaxk. Mortaat Blwk, Neat Above tlx- ptekk Mouse ! OFFER for sale two and a liall stor* house on At lantic Stieet, containing twelve finished room in perfect rei»air. Arranged for two families. H:»r i and soft water, gas and all modem conveniences.— L.»t 5) by 70. Price $3,Coo. Terms only $l,3oo down balance in two years. This is a most desirable bar gain, and situated on oue of the lost streets in the city. Also, two two and a half story houses on Wilmot and I rank)in Streets, eighteen air l nineteen rooms each. Both ariuuged lor two families. Price $5,ooo each. Terms only $1,500 down; balalanco in lour years. Houses on State, Danforth, Lewis, Brown, Cumber land, Oxford, Middle and other streets, at prices ranging from $1,000 to $15,000. November 24. «l2w. *cveu $10DO Mouse Lots iX)K sale on Cougress stieet, near the new Par k. A tine fixation tor a block of houses. Now is ; the time to purchase, preparatory for building in the spring. Apply to WM. II. .JERRIS, Real Estate Agent. nov24d3w House for Sale. r|'HE BUbatriber otters for sale his dwelling House X situated nisr the corner of Oxford and Wiluiot streets. It is a two and a half strwy House, ihor "Ub'hly built, nearly new, finished in modern style. It has a large cistern, and a good well of water. An ply to J. PENNELL, on the promise*, or W. H. JEKRIS, Real Estate Agent. nov234li'w# >’ O TICE. DU. T. IT FOSTER, \Xf 1SH1NQ to to close up hi* business in Port ▼ ▼ land, would say to all indebted to him tor pro fessional services that they will lindit to their interest to settle with him immediate iy, as his unsettled bills will soon pass into other hands for collection. He has for Hale One of the best building lota to be found in the upper part of the city; lot ft square, situated on Cushman street, at the head of Lewis street. ALSO, A beautiful place in Westbrook, near Morrill’* Cor ner, with new buildings, fruit and shade trees,hedges, grape vines, See., thereon. For furtlter particulars inquire at office No 80 Free streeet, or W. H. JEKRIs, Rod Estate Agcut. decld2w* Only a L.OOOi 1,'H'ii a good one anil a nail' story HOUSE in Bill U Ileford, only live years old—cunrains i rooms, good cellar, and excellent water. Fine garden with young fruit trees. Lot 42 by M feet. Apply iinin. - (irately to W. H. JEUIUS, nov B <13w ltcal Estate Agent. For Sale in Cape Elizabeth, a few rod* across Portland Bridge, Lot oi Laud 50 by loo. Enquire at M. 8. Cummings glare. November 5,1866. d5w* AIA.il for Hair. The aub*cnber oilers hi* A farm for sale or will exchange tor city property, it is a first rate tarm oi lio acres, with a two story House, in good tepairund a new Barn with cellar, 40x60. There is a never tailing supply ol good water aud wood lot. said larm is situated ou the road from Sjccarappa to v.orham Corner, about one mile from the latter place. For further particulars apply to DOW & JOHNSON, Moulton street, or J. H. Cook, on the premises. iyzT-eodti Houses for Sale Low. SEVERAL desirable, medium sized dwelling k3 Houses will be sold at low prices and ou very favorable terms if applied for immediately. This property is situated on Congress street and Congress place—no letter location in this city—and adjoins bt, Luke’s Church lot, and will be sold in lots to suit purchasers. Inquire of WISWELL Sc REED, No. 356 Congress, entrance on Oak street, up stairs. novlGdtf For Sale. A /'h ACRES pasturage and uoodland in WesL *±\J biooh. Lot ol land on Poplar street, lluu-e aud land ou Washing on street. House and lot ou Brown street. House and lot on St Lawrence street. DAHRS ll J NGU Ail.t 41 • 113 Federal St., or W. II. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, under Lancas ter Hall. ocSL*—d. i For .Sale fl «HC lot.oi Land on the westerly corner of Cou -L gross and Pearl St?., fronting ou Congress street ab ur ill leetando.: Pearl about 90 leet. ipply to CHARLES L. BARRETT, At office Oiand Trunk Railway Station. Portland, Aug. 8, 1866. aughtf Valuable Hotel Property for Sale. f I HE Oxford House-, pleasantly situated in the vii l lageoi Fryeburg, Oxford county, Maine, is ot tered for sale at a bargain, if applied tor soon. The House is large, in good repair, with furniture aud hx ures throughout, together with all necessary outbuildings. For full particulars inquire oi HORATIO BOOTUBY, . Tr Pioprietor. Or Hanson & Dow, 345 Congress st. Fryeburg, Sep . L*h, 1866. dtl' Farm lor Sale. IN SCARBOROUGH, about 7 miles from Pot tlaini, ou “ Beech Ridge,” (so called,) contains about 75 acres mowing, tillage, a good Orchard and pasture, ami 30 acreB wont! and amber. Buildings finely situated and iu good repair, with a good cellar and cistern. Good Dairy and convenient wells of water. Apply lo JOHN LIBBY 4th, near the premises, or WOODBURY LIBBY, Scarboro’. HUNKY H. & EDWIN LIBBY, nov 22 eod<ftw3w* Farm For Sale. I WILL sell my iiirrn near Allen’s Corner West brook, about three miles from Pol (land, one mile from horse ears, and Westbrook Seminar}. Said lirim tout tuns about 100 acres, part ol it Vert valuable lor tillage, and part ot 11 for building lorn. There is a good house, two largo bar us, tuul out hous es on the ldemises. It will tte sold together, or iu I ds to suit purchasers CYKUS TUUKLOW, scpil-dtr 105 Cotmnerr ial St. Brick Houses tor Sale ou Spring St. fpHIvEE story brick dwelling Houses, with over X 8000 teet of laud, pkasantly located. Price rea sonable. Terms liberal. Inquire ot JuHN O. PROCTER, novl9cl3w__Middle street. Desirable Store hots FOR SAlLK, O i\ COITIJHfiBCIAL NTKEKT. rpHE subscribers offer for Side the lot of laud on X Uie fl-iutherly side ol Commerced Street, head ot wm s W barf, measuring 72 by 150 feet. For fur ther particulars inquire JOlfAS H. PER LEY, ^ _ or W. S. HAN A. Lot lor Sale. ONE oi the best buil.Uug lots iu the city, situated on the north side ot JFeeriug Street aajoiuinz the residence of Gen. J. 1>. Fessenden. This lot iSfaxty two feet trout on Dcenng Street, extends back one Hundred teet, and is bourn led on the east side by a hLreef. fitly feet in width, making it a corner lot and very desirable. S. Li. HEKSEY. ... i s ■No* * **a,c klotk. Com. Street. Oct 17 dtl • Valuable Beal listate ou Elm st. eoe aale. A PORTION of llie "DAY” Estate on Elm Street. L.0?,™1,1^'."8 ov«r '-■««<> 'on «t land, together with Brick Houses, stable Szc. This iropeity is lo cated on Elm and Cumberland streets all susceptible ami has a Boat ou Elm klrcct oi 2b2 l*hc above property is offered for side oil her in por tions or collectively, on liberal terms. A pi ly to augjib-tl__JOHN C. PKOCTOIl. Fop Lease. THE valuable lot of land corner o^piMkldlc and X Plumb Streets, lor a term oi \cars. Enquire of. ... , C.C. AUTCIHXLaVSON, Anr ... UMj—dtt TiH Fore Street. ij'4*11 H ^ (*K, ui Gorham, fifteen minute-* walk J *. ... i _• l>epoi, a nearly new, neat Cottage iiou.-A l>.au and outbuddingSjhnviugi all toe conven fences and iu prime condition. Ii is iluaied near a grove aud a snort tibia see ftora the County read. Apply to f|. k. STE VEKS. Gorham, July 17. First Class Houses For Sale. WE offer tor sale the eight first class brick houses, recently built by us, siiuated on Pine Street, between Clark and Carle ton Streets. These houses are thoroughly built, with slate roofe brick drains, and marble mantelpieces throughout.— They will be sold at a low price, and on very favora ble terms. Apply at onr office, No. 271 Daniorth St J. 1L BROWN & SONS, or N\ M. H. JEKIUS, Real Estate Agent, nLponiiB tin* Preble House. I ic toiler 10, i860. ^ VTOTiCE. I will sell oil lavoralde ~ terms ~a* to lv pajmenLor lettora f rni of years, the lots on the corner * t Middle and Franklin street.*', and on ! ‘'itr=et, Inclmling the corner of 1- ranklin ami ir SMITH 1° WM- »n,I.IAKD, Bangor, or SMITH A Itl.i.i i Attorneys. Portland. jylKtl House Lois. Ii^LlUABLS II« use Lots tor sale on Thomas, I’m J erv and Congress st.eels; oue near t he head ol Slide slreet _ , W. 11 STEPHENSuN, Portland,ghng 8.—..tl 2tf National Bank._ HOUSE AND EOT tor sate at Cape Elizabeth ter; ry,—house neai-h new. Ei.unite ol A .!*• COLE at the Kerry,or W. II. MANSE ELD. Portland Steam Packet Co. ini 14 dtl FIR Sale. Three siory brick house on Banforth Street. The honse is nearly new and In fine or der Immediate poseeseiougnen. jullGtl W. ii. t HADBOUKNE. House Lots on fnilia St., Fop Sale. I,''NO HIKE Of CtlNANT & HAND, J’, 153 Coininereial Street, or on H. M. PAYSON, Portland, Nov. 21. dtf Exchange Street. RAILROAD*. POHTLAMD SltO S PORTSMOUTH R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. ^•Witiruclui homier. M*v, 1‘Jih, lsu,p ; Pa^.-nger Trains leave Portland :<,r at 8.40 A. AI., ami 2.1’rt p. ,\i. I*. M "*Mohtou io1 Portland ul 7.3t» A. M., i.u . 2.:x> Rifswfv ?AiN!P* a d LAOOliKK'd iia:n will nave ^«Va“y; ^u«Hed, «rII.,, , 1i InrSlt; “> 1' 'Uh.u l ul «.«•. ilJSSflnl??.’.wil1 ,cave Poitlaml for Saco and Bid .1.8 ai 5. 0 P. Ai. ed, will leave pfi.iUa n’ wUh l*a^el‘*C1' , ai Iffif S£l•• ' ^ A. Ai. for Saco an.I i„d SH0ou,‘^0A.UM,"'U'' Ui‘**<*’*1 *** at *•» Portland, Oct 29, .MFI#ANC,!*CHMai *£',& GRARD trunk 'AILWA'i. • * 'itlUUlH. .A.lteration of 'I'mins. WINTEli Alii: \NiiE.\JK\T. - : iW*iitfWT Du and alter Monday. Nov 12 lDft liSp-W* trains will run as follows:—■ * ’ Train tor South Paris and I ewiston, at 7. mi a. AI. Mail Train Sot Waterville, Bangor, Gorham, fiumi Pon»i, Montreal and Quebec at 1. 10 P. Al. This train connects with Express train for Tor on - to, Detroit and Chicago. Sleeping care attached from *>,,ud *° Quebec and Muni real, mm mr South Paris at 5. ho p. >i. **fK»Re can to® irecelved or checked alter the time above stated. Tiains will airivc a, follows:— rrom So. Paiis, Lewiston and Auburn, at h.Iii \. m rrom Montreal, Qncbee, Arc., - - Mr. r. M. lho Company are not responsible tor baggage to **{»*» ^,|U°,Uit ^^uding $W in value (and that |N.Tson al) unless notice la given, and paid lor at the rate of one passenger tor every goOt) additional value. // h nr 1/* l t:s> Mtmayiny Dimeter. PORTLAND _kennebec r r". WXNTEIi AEBANOE1IENT, I'aaatMlaC Mwiidu,, N*v. Mill, IHM. 1 i .■ -i Passenger Trams leave Portland daily ai!»',StM 1 3J*»lor Augnsia, Wat ii ’ *v‘:u'*a^ ri Mills, Sko who gun, and intci mediate Station. .(conncciiwg at Branswh-k w ith An.lrow>»; £“ Lewiston aud Farmington, aui at Kendall a Mills .vith Aiaiue Central t; li. )tur Bancor UQd interim diate stations, tares as tote bn thii route as any of her. t for Bath, Lewiston, Augusta and intermediate htat.onfi (4ll S4tal.tjav only at 7.45 P. M. . *~x , t*a>n leaves Portland tor Brunswick and in termediate siaiions daily,exceptSaturday, at 5.30 P. Freight Xxain, with na^M ogcr rar attached wul for Skowh. gau an i into meu;ate sta tions every morning at 7 o'clock. 1 rauio train Hr oust, irk and Lev. i.st«»n are due at Portland at 92.) A A:., and fss.n skowhegun un,l kaiiniiigCtn and ad lull-lmediate stations at 2.00 p M. to i mneei with trains tor Boston. Stages lor Rockland connect at Bath; and 11 tastat Augusta, leaving daily on arrival o< train from Bos:ou, leaving ar730 A. M.; and for Solon. Anson, .Nonid.cwock, Athens and M.tose Head Lake ai Skuv Uego.., uno for China, East and North Vossa' iVH,' 1 MUw)Ja*i lf,r Unity at Kendall’s Mill's, and lor Canaan at Pishou's Ferry. W. HATCH, SnperiuKcndent. ngnata, Oct. 27, lbui._ novj2tllt M l»t CCNTRU ft. li. WINTER ARRAN GEM ENT. . • Gu ^ud alter Alou<lif,KoYeakr 12th, ^*i^l!3Hb:ourrcnt, tiaina will Rave Poitlaod for Bangor and all intermedia*e statun «,n ibis line ut 7*40 A* M * daily* i,,0r J'€wi,*t,’n an<l Auburn only, 11 fi*T Fr< ight trams for Wat in illeand all Interme diate station.-, leave Portland ai s.25 A. AI, Train iroru Bangor is uue at l’cn land at 1.45 P. AI In s. asou to mnncit with train tor Boston. Fiom Lewiston and Auburn only,at m.Hi a. AI „ . _ EDWIN MOVES,supt. Nov. 1> I860_noildtl JP. S. & I*. JiailroafL NOTICE. rruiK Express Trains between Portland and Bos X urn, leaving Portland at (i.iw aud Boston at 7.00 P M. will be discontinued after Saturday, the mb inn. On ami after Monday. 15th, the Evening Train for Saco and Bid deford will leave Portland at 5.45. In stead of 0.05 as now run. F. CHASE, Sunt. _Portlan 1, Oct 5,18CC. ocludtt f ORTUNDiJoCHIsf f it lUti SUMMER ARRANGEMENT. i-Mimii-a On «mi .nor Mu..*!., April so, lsc . *«% im«a a; lull. ,,. iw* 111 e trim I... u.ir.1 .i . . ai.o ‘alui a . 34u r. m Lo.ro forti.it..i iorSoo® l,.v»t ai i l. a. m. qoOui.i 5 45 r ii llu. •* im f. II trull, out a. u tin. a.i. u...u ion, Portland will be irecrl.i t.hIiis with na? m * . jia attached Mr'Stage.*coune;t at Eorhain i..r \vt .i Merit s, Scaudndi, Steep Fails, Baldwin, Lemum*, »*r Bnriftton; Hirnm. Browngeld, rryebaig. Conway , Car Me: t. Jack n I nuiiigt: n, OomPh,!’* r ter Freedom, At.. > t»un >iuu baton in. it At Bui ton Pen tir t*r Hi t Buxton. Bomij -Pagb, Souih f.iminp.ton Liiniu^ton. I.interiek Ncwfield. raison: field ami 0-sipv.o At baccara ppa for South VVtndinim, Winih.iu Ull au«l North v\ uwlhaiu, <1»>.il> bteam Car ami Aecnm * mi *a lrai-»., w I run tu : - low3Leave fiiali in lor \ *ri >»i.d at ► 1- .4 n ai-d -M' * * Leave P. rftin.! 1 r Gi.ibxuat Vj Li r u. •aud 4 iv m By order ol ihe Prcsidrni. Portland April 28 into—«t»t HOTELS. MILLS HOUSE, CHARLESTON,.SO. CAROLINA. TH® prnpiietor lias the pleasure to inliinn the I travoliuj public that the above house Is now open for the reception ol guests, Ualiu-r made extensive si teraUons. iini.rovements, anil rel'uiuisheii it through out, it is now in capital order, and every exertion will be made to render it acceptable to ids patrons. nolOeodfim JONKlitl ll(inCELL. UNITED STATlS HOTEL, PORTLAND, MAINE, /|'Uc snbacril'cr, recently Proprietor of the C<VV1 L MEIil'Ufi HOUSE. (wlmii was destroyed in tl>e great lire.) begs lo nnmmmcto his old patrons &nd tho i»nk>lit that ho has leased the above hold aud will oi en for llie accommodation 11 tlic public gener ally, on Saturday August li. Thank till to ins old cost, mers Id r past patronage, he would solicit a continuance oi the same. TE RMS FA VOR ABLE. aug'ift-Cm N. .1. DAVIS. IMPORTAXT lo LUMBERMEX Owners of Hemlock LamH! I I'lIE AMERICAN PATENTED IMPROVEMENT X TANKING (JUMP AN Y, of New York, own the exclusive right in the United Stares for the manufac ture of an imperishable “EXTltACT” from Hemlock Bark for tanning purpose". This Bark Extract is now extensively used among Tanners, and the de mand lor ic rapidly increasing. It commands a ready sale in the Boston, New York aud Philadelphia mar kets, at sixty rents |>er gallon. The appliances for manufacture are simiilc and noi expensive, eostui but little more than the ordinary h aches used hyTan ners. By this process, two cord* of Bark may be re dneed su ns to concentrate the entire strength into lorty gallons ofcx'Tact, without in the slightest de gree injuring its tunning qualities, and at a cost not exceeding one dollar per cord. The saving iu freight alone, between the transportation of the Extract and the bark, will range from six to eight dollars per cord, so that any ont who may get out but three humlred cords of bark per year, may save from two thousand to twenty-live hundred dollars in the difference in freight. The Company docs not propose to soil Territorial lights, but will grant exclusive privilege to maiuitac turc iu certain localities, charging a small royalty per gallon on the amount manufactured. Tlic Company will semi com]>eUnt men to superin tend the construction of the works, where parties de sire to enter into tho business, and to instruct in the manufacture oi the Extrac t. Asa guarantee of tureens to parties entering into this business, tho Company will contract to lake all tlic Extract manufactured under their process at fifty cents per gallon, delivered in Boston or New York. Parties in New England desiiing further informa tion as to terms, Ac., may call upon or address Mr. Thomas W. Johnson, General Agent of the Com pany. at the American House in Boston, where mod els oi the apparatus uiav l»e peen. novMdJm S. II. KENNEDY. Piv r. I HAVE FOUND I The place to buy Whips and Cigars, cheap at whole sale amt retail. LEE & ST Eli BINS, 360 Congress Street, Is the place. THEY HA K WANT all goods as represented. Don’t forget the pLuo. Sign ot the lndiau Queen. n sept I si'im Portland Laundry. Orders received at the Ofliee <»l the Forest City Bu* House, No. .aiftl’oijgro*Stre«t. Notice is lie re by given tluii. tlie i'oiil.unl Liundi v lias been reopened by tbo suhsciiber, who ha* been many years itiiiriecfed with f he well known i helaea Bye House and Laundry, anti with the « \|*orienco thu* acquired lie h* D«w prepared to do all descrip tions of laundry work in a satisi.n t »ry roanner. jyfkltim T. CKAWIJCY. Agent Notice. rTTHE undersigned offer ihelr services lo the pub | lie a* lii-al Estate Agents. All persons desir ing I o buv, sell or lease properly, are requested to call at our oihce :vi> ( ongres* street up .stui,.>. a\\ bu loess LUtrusicd to our car. shall have prompt at tention. IIA N SON & I>< »\Y. Hassoh, att;,27-att M. G. Bow. Store to be Let. STOKE No. 206 Fore street, foot of Plumb, now oc cupied by Heubl Brotlie s, will be for rent and occupancy on or about the IIlb December proximo Apply to J. R. BKAZIKK, 17 Brackett *frcet. or at E. M. PATTEN A Cl)., l’lumb street. i.«*\27tf Store to Let. SUITABLE for. Fancy Goods nr li„'ht Stationery bu*incss. J Inquired J. J VE REEVFS. uoKkltl No. 1) Green St.