Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, December 7, 1866, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated December 7, 1866 Page 2
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DAILY PRESS. POBTLAN 1>. Friday Morn in.;. December 7, 1865. . 4n liuiioi’luul C'ouMiilulioiial Aiiuad ■Meat. Headers liave doubtless observed that liep resentative Lawrence, ot Ohio, has introduced a bill to repeal so much of the Civil Appro priation act of the last session as relates to the increased compensation of members ot ('ougress. Mr. Schenck offered an amendment providing for the refunding ot the extra com pensation received, and the whole matter was referred to the Judiciary Committee, where there is perhaps some danger that it may quietly sleep. Mr. Lawrence also introduc ed a hill to reduce the mileage, which was re ferred to the Mileage Committee, and which the country will hope to hear ti-oui again. As expenses now range, it is alleged that the compensation fi red by the obnoxious act is not excessive. Probably it is not. That is an unreasoning economy which seeks to se em e the services of tirst-elass men at second class prices. It will be an unhappy day for the country when nobody can afford to serve i u t’ougress, except men who ate willing to pay roundly tor the honor, llut a bargain is a bargain. Members ot the Thirty-ninth Con gress were elected with a distinct knowledge of the compensation towhicli they were entitled If they think that compensation too little, they can increase it tor the benefit of the next Con iri-eis, but it was not becoming to raise tneir own salaries. They accepted their nomina. tious, knowing that if they were elected they would he ex(>ected to serve tor a fixed salary To increase that salary for their own advan tage was an infraction of the tacit understand ing between them and their constituents. It is still iu the power of the States to pre vent the recurrence of sucli a proceeding. In the appendix to Laiimnu's useful dictionary of Congress, we find subjoined to the first ten ame..dments to the Constitution, two otheis, proposed at the same time but never adopted. These twelve amendments were proposed to the State Legislatures when there were but eleven States iu the Union. While they were sti'l pending, the eleven increased to fourteen and at the critical moment just before they be came fifteen, it was found that ten of the se ries had been ratified by eleven States. In this manner the first ten amendments now belonging to the Constitution were barely saved, eleven being three fourths of fourteen, but not three fourths of fifteen. The other two have not been further acted on ami are st-ill pending, neither accepted nor definitely rejected. One of them, the second in the se ries, as originally proposed, reads thus: No law varying the compensation for the services of the Senators and Representatives alia 11 take effect until an election of Represen tatives shall have intervened. This amendment has received the assent of the Legislatures of seven States—Vermont, New Hampshire, Delaware, Maryland, Vir ginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.— Four States—Rhode Island,New York, New Jersey anl Pennsylvania—rejected it while accepting the other ten. Massachusetts, Con necticut and Georgia never acted on’ any of the se ies, and the twenty-two Slates si ace admitted have never acted oil this. A corres pondent of the Boston Advertiser thinks this would be a proper time for the twenty-five States which have never acted on this amend ment to take it up. and for the four States which rejected it to reconsider and perhaps reverse their action. In no better way cer tainly could the people mark 'lic-ir deliberate sense of the impropiiety ofiheineasure crowd ed through at the close of the last session, than by decreeing through their State legisla tures that the act shall not be repeated. Salary of Route Agents.—'\Ve he-u ilia1 a movement is being made by the route agents to secure an increase of pay. The movement is fully justified. Even before the war, eight hundred dollars a year was small pay for men qualified to discharge the responsible duties of route agents; how much smaller then, must it be since the cost of living has advanced a hun dred per cent All other kinds of labor etm tnand wages to correspond with the enhanced cost of living, while the route agent has re ceived no addition to his pay, which in reality has amounted to no more than lour hundred dollars a year for the last three years. ^ How he has been able to live on such a pittance, it is difficult to conceive, especially when it is con sidered that he is away from home half his time. We are glad to see that the Postmaster General has in his annual Report, earnestly urged upon Congress the duty of not only rais ing the pay of route agents prospectively but also of allowing them back pay for services un remunerated. We hope this class of public ser vants will be properly paid, and at once. The Song of Roland.—la our notice ot the London Quarterly tor October we referred to an admirably written article on “Ancient Lit erature in France.” The writer of that article gives his theory of the tumous “Chanson de Roland,” as follows: The examination of the "Chanson de Ro land” entirely overthrows, in our opinion, the theories of some ol the most pedantic critics who have written on the subject of epic poetry, and who insist that all the primitive epics— those, indeed, which they alone deign to style such— have been created by a sort of sponta neous agglutination in the popular mind, and differ not only in character but in kind from the epical e Repositions of cultivated times.— The defeat of Roncesvaux—which was, in fact, the surprise of the rear-guard of Cliarlemague by the Gascons in the Pyrenees—struck the popular imagination most strongly, not only because it was the si ugle disaster of Charle magne, but from the number of illustrious chiefs who fell on the occasion. The doleful echoes of the marvelous horn of Roland re rounded for ages not only in the gorges of the Pyrenees, but reached also the most distant countries of Europe, and extended even to Ice land and Asia. The simple facts of history are, that Charlinagne made a successful expedition 10 opain at tnc inv ration oi one oi the Sara cen chiets, and suffered a partial disaster from an ambuscade of Gascou mountaineers ia the Pyrenees on his way back to France. This happened in 778. For nearly three centuries after, this event was the subject of Teutonic ballad and popular song. Roland, styled by E-'iohardt “Prelect of the March of Britauny, llrodlatidus praefectus limitis Britannici, was doubtless as great a popular favorite as Murat or Ney or any of the most daring generals of Napoleon; and this one great tragic catastro phe predominated over all Carlovingian legend an l ballad till the time that Theroulde took possession of it and threw the traditional song on the subject into a regular epic form.- - Whether lie took it directly from the German, or whether the poem had, like the curious frag ment, “Walther of Aquitaine,” assumed a Lat in form, from which the trouvere derived his epic material, or whether it already existed in a French version, it is impossible in these times to discover; but the poem, as it is now read, ev idently passed through the mould of a single mind, and that mind, in our opinion, was clear iy acquainted with the great classic models of Rome. Therou de took possession of the sub ject of the death of Roland, and made it his own three centuries after the event, in precise ly the same way as Goethe appropriated the lc gaud of Faust, after about an equal lapse of time, or as Ariosto seized upon Carioviugian legends for his province four centuries after Theroulde. The Gamins or New York.—A correspond ent of the New York Times says: We hud occasion lately to employ an agent to look for those drifting waifs of society—the street boys—at night, near the theatres and the low lodging-houses. He went on an evening last week to the “Old Brewery;” going rather too hastily into the “pit,” he found himself caught in a swelling throng of “bummers ” petty thieves, pickpockets, little pcdlerg street boys and young roughs of all ages from’ six to twenty. His watch pockets were speedily tried for, hut he was well prepred, and soon took refuge in the orchestra to watch this sin gular mass of young humanity below. After carefully counting, he estimated that there were seven hundred young lads in the house who were of the vagrant and homeless class, and as he is an “expert” with boys, his judge ment may be relied on. They were mainly about ten or twelve years of age, ragged, ver minous, dirty, “shock-headed,” without shoes or proper clothing for the approaching winter. Some three hundred, he estimated, had no shirts at all. There they were—some quarrel hng, swearing, thieving, ready for any crime which could give them a living: some simply neglected, ill-clad, poorly fed, even hungry, preferring the shows of the theatre to the bread they might have bought. The story of “Gavroche” in “Les Miserable!” maybe thought improbable, but there came a--— lately to our Lodgind*hoO»e In East Eleventh street, near Avenue C., a very bright street rover—a true yamin—who bad aleptfor montha in tbe holloa iron pipes ol tlie new Harlem Bridge. Into these, it seems, a boy can almost walk fur forty feet, and they are cuuaidajtal very comfortable lied-roourt in damp, cool nights. This lad, too, was a soldier’s orphan, j The Ki-|>oi*« of thi' steerelury of the Navy. ■ Tlie operations of the Navy during the year have not been of a slow or unimportant char acter, though there lias been nothing to call for warlike action, unless we are to suppose ! that Admiral Bell lias lieen adminhtenug some chastisement to the Chinese ruffians who as saulted our Consul-General at New Chwaug. Our flag lias lieeu shown in every tlu,‘l“,‘r the globe, and the best vessels of the dinertnt squadrons have Visited the chief ports ol an ine great maritime nations, and every co™1"®^®’*1 station of any consequence in l‘t si»hprp< F■vrtpnfinu to complete c<hitracts, eii tSSfato MwfSf close of the war, the work of construction in the .litfeient Navy-yards has been almost entirely suspended. Ihe beere tary sums up the present strength of the navy, as follows: Number, thins. \ tusel* in squadron service, C9 091 ' vessel* In special service, *j 8:; Vess Is on service at home station*, including receiving-shipi. Naval Academy, Navy-yard duty. &c., 37 252 Total number ol' ve*si l< in commission, lir» i 029 iron-clad vessels laid up, .54 *147 Iron-clad vessels not completed. 7 40 Steam vessels not complete J. 19 :w» Sailing vessels not completed, (old Mneol battle-ships.) 2 — Wooden vessels laid up. repairing, lilting for tea, ami lor sale, si 749 Xolal number of vessels and guns, 278 2,SSI The total number of teamen in the naval ami coast survey service is about 13,600 men. Of tlie vessels in the squadron service, we have had ou the Eastern coast of Asia and Af rica, during the year, eight vessels, tinder com tnaud of Rear-Admiral Bell—including the famous Hartford (flagship.) To this fleet has been assigned, among other commissions, the duty of visiting all the open ports of China, and huutiug down—wherever found—as many as possible of the pirates that infest the Chi nese waters. The North Atlantic Squadron, under Rear-Admiral Palmer, has had a pleas ant summer’s cruising at and arouud the fish ing grounds on the Northeastern coast, after having taken a survey of events at the Antilles and other tropical latitudes. The Fishery question, which it was feared might give rise to collisions on what has been claimed as British uiaritime ground, caused Admiral Palmer no anxiety whatever. For the Secretary says:— “The liberal anti conciliatory policy of the Brit ish Government dissipated all apprehended diffi culties." 'the South Atlantic Squadron has done doty mainly on the west coast of Africa and on the east coast of South America. It numbered eight vessels, tlie flagship lieiug the Brooklyn. The North Pacific Squadron has been princi pally engaged in the of aiding in the laying of a cable ou the Northwestern Coast; while the South Pacific fleet, tinder Commander Rodgers, had a short sight of something like active service during the bom b.rdmentof Valparaiso. The Secretary re peats his formal approval of the abstinence of Commander Rodgers from active interference in the quarrel between the Spaniards and the Chilians. The Gulf Squadron has had to do watch duty on the Eastern coast of Mexico, and ten vessels were employed in that necessa ry duty. The movements of the European Squadron—the most important of all—under Admiral Goldsborough. are familiar to most of our readers. Like the others, it has not slept at anchor, but made it a duty to show the flag at as many points as possible. New Publications. Coal, Iron and Oil; or Thp American Prac tical Miner. A Plain and Popular Work on Our Mines and Mineral Resources, and a Text-book or Guide to their Economical De velopment. AVith Numerous Maps and En gravings. By Samuel Harries Daddow, Prac tical Miner and Engineer of Mines and Ben jamin Bannan, Editor of The Hina’s Jour nal. I Vol. 8vo., pp. 800. Pottsville, Pa: Ben iamin Bannan, Publisher. (Sold by Davis Brothers.) It would be hard to find a single volume con taining more of minute and varied information on any subject than has b en compressed into tins. It illustrates and explains in a manner adapted to popular reading, the origin, geologi cal disposition and formation of Coal, Iron and Oil, tlicir peculiarities, characters, and general distribution, and the economy of mining, man ufacturing, and using them; gives general de scriptions of the coal -fields and coal-minc9 of the world, and special descriptions of the an thracite fields and mines of Pennsyl vnnia, and the bituminous fields of the United States, the iron-districts and iron-trade of our country, and the geology and distribution of Petroleum, the statistics, extent, production, and trade in Coal, Lon, and Oil, and such useful informa tion ou mining and manufacturing matters as science and practical experience have develop ed to the present time. Tlie author is a prac tical mining engineer, and his treatise is as nearly exhaustive as anything of the kind well could be. Some of his theories, as for instance those relating to the formation of coal and the generation of petroleum are somewhat, novel, but appear to be based upon careful observa tion. It is of course impossible in a daily paper to enter into a critical review of a work of these proportions. We can only indicate its chiracter, and refer the reader to the book it self for fuller information, believing that it will lie tOund the most complete manual for the practical colliery manager and oil-seoker yet published. A Semmeb ik Leslie Goldthwaite’s Life. By Mrs. A. D. L. Whitney, Author of “Faith Gartney’s Girlhood,” “The Gayworthys ” etc. With lllusti ations by A Hoppin. ltimo. pp. 2:10. Boston: Ticknor & Fields. (Sold by Da vis Brothers.) Price SI .75. This story, which has been running through Our Young Folks during the past year, is here issued in tasteful form by the publisher? of that magazine. Mrs. Whitney has few superiors as a writer for the young. Every girl in the coun try should feel indebted to her for an introduc tion to Faith Gartney and Leslie Goldtbwaite. Other personages in this story, too, the boy, Dakie, and dear, naughty Sin Saxon l with her • howls” and her crow’s nest, will doubtless be well appreciated. The illustrations increase the attractiveness of the book. Hints on Common Politeness. By D. C. Coleswohthy, Boston. Packard, Portland, pp. DC.. Here is a little book full of good sense and amiable purpose, with a kind of shrewdness, which reminds you continually of Dr. Frank lin—from which the author expects “neither fame nor money." We think he will not be disappointed. An approving conscience, with the sincere approbation of the few must be his reward. The politeness here recommended is not that of the world, much less that of Lord Ches terfield. It is that which our Savior taught, both by precept and example. We are to do as we would be done by in little things—in honor preferring one another—taking the lower seats and there waiting to lie called up higher, &c., &c. Were those, who claim to be gentlemen, always Christian gentlemen, then we might say without irreverence that Jesus of Nazar eth was the most perfect gentleman that ever walked the earth; but inasmuch as the word gentleman means anything rather than that; politeness itself not being regarded as a Christian virtue, though rightly understood it might be a most agreeable form of godliness—we must forego that interpretation and let the worldling have their way, while Christians betake them selves to another and a narrower one. The book is well worth owning. J. N. Centennial Sermon. By Rev. L. S. Coan of Booth bay. In the crowded state of your columns, you cannot allow such a notice of this little pamph let as it richly deserves. All I can say, there fore, ipust be said in a few lines. It is worthy of serious attention—eloquent both in thought and language, and full of such statistics as will soon be wanted for our ecclesiastical history. The author we are told, has just prepared a lecture on Young America, which, knowing what we do of him, wo feel justified in recom mending to our Lecture Committees, in ad vance. _ J. if. Notes on Poems and Reviews, is the title of a small pamphlet issued by Carleton of New York, containing the reply of Mr. Charles Swinburne, the “love-cracked” author of Laus Veneris, to his various critics. Mr. Swinburne adopts something of the high and insolent tone ot Mr. Charles Reade,but it is quite plain that he feels somewhat uncomfortable under the censure which he has called forth. “Speak, fob Thy Servant heareth!”— Bradley & company, Philadelphia, have just published a very beautiful engraving, the work of John Sartain, from Sir Joshua Reynolds’ painting of the child Samuel. It is a fine spec imen of the skill of this justly celebrated en graver, and one of the best pictures of the kind which we have lately seen. SPECIAL NOTICES. Long Sought Far ! Come at Ltfot! Mains’ Elder Berry Wine. We take pleasure iu aimouueinct that the above i grtlele uiay be found for sale by all City Druggists and lira! class Country tiracer*. • At* a Medicine Mains’ Wine is invaluable, being among the l*cst, if not the best, remedy for colds and pulmonary complaints, us wed as one of the most agreeable beverages. Manufactured from tire pure juiceot' the tierrij, and unadulterated by any impure ingredient, we can heartily recommend it to the sick us a metlichu\ and to the well, as a Inrerarfe. To the days of the aged it .addeth length, To the migbtv it addeth strength,” ’Tib a balm for the sick, a joy for tlie well— Druggists and tinkers buy and sell NAIN§) ELDEUBERR1 WINE. nov 27 h N d&wtf *_ FELLOWS ORIGINAL WORM LOZENGES. \ATE can with confidence point to FELLOW’S \ \ Worm LOZENGES as the moat perfect rem edy for those troublesome pests, INTESTINAL WORMS. After years of careful experiment, success has crowned our efforts, and we now offer to the world a confection without a single tault, being safe, con venient, effectual ami pleasant. No injurious result can occur, let them be used in whatever quantity. Not a particle of calomel enters Their composition. They may be used without further preparation, ami at any time. Children will eagerly devour all you give them, and ask for more. They never fail in ex pelling Worms from their dwelling place, and they will always strengthen the weak and emaciated, even when he is not afflicted with worms. Various remedies have from time to time, been re commended, such as calomel, oil of worm sec* l, turp entine, &c., producing dangerous, and sometimes fatal consequences. After much research, study and ex periments, embracing several years, the proprietors of Fellow’s Worm Lozenges, have succeeded in pro ducing this remedy, free from all objections, and posi tively sate, pleasant and effectual. They do not kill the worms, but act by making their dwelling place disagreeable to them. Iu order to assure consumers of the geuuineness of these lozenges, the analysis of Dr. A. A. HAYES, State Assayer, is annexed: ‘•I have analyzed the Worm Lozenges, prejaiea by Messrs. FELLOWS & CO., and find that they are free from mercury, and other metallic or mineral mat ter. These Lozciiges are skilfully compounded, pleas i ant ro the taste, safe, yet erne and effective in their action. Respectfully, A. A. HAYES, M. D. Assayer to the State of Mass. Price *15 cents i»cr Box ; Five for $1. GEO. W. SWETT, Proprietor of the New' England Botanic Doj»ot, 106 Hauovcr Street, Boston Mass., Sole Agent for the United States, to whom all or ders should be addressed. E3r**Sold by dealers iu Medicines everywhere. oct5-deow6msN n A t ough, A Cold, or A Sore Throat, 'Require* immediate attention, AND SHOULD EE CHECKED. If allowed to continue, Irritation of lit, Luagt, a per uintB'ilf Throat Disease, ar Consumption, is often the result. BROWN’S BRONCHIAL TROCHES HAVING A DIRECT INFLUENCE TO THE 1ARTS GIVE IMMEDIATE RELIEF. For Bronchitis, Asthma, Catarrh, Con sumptive and Throat Diseases, I TROCHES ARE USED WITH ALWAYS GOOD SUCCESS. lingers and Public Speakers will find Troches useful in clearing the voice when taken before Singing or Speaking, and relieving the throat af ter an unusual exertion of the vocal organs. The Troches are recommended and prescribed by Physicians, and have had testimonials from eminent men throughout the country. Being an article of true merit, and having proved their efficacy by a test ot many years, each year finds thorn in new locali ties in various parts of the world, and the Troches are universally pronounced better than other articles. Obtain only‘ Brown’s Bronchial Troches” and do not take any of the worthless imitations that may he offered, sold everywhere. Dec 4—d&w6m sn Special Notice. THE undersigned havhig*beenappointed exclusive Agent lor tbe State of Maine for tbe sale and application of H. W. JOHNS’ IMPROVED ROOF ING. w ould call attention to tbe lactth t this roofing has been in use in the United State.-, Canadas and West Indies for nearly ten years, and abundant piool can Le given o» its superority over all other kind'of routing in its adaptability to nil kinds of oofs, whether steep or flat. Its durability which ex ceeds that oi common tin, i s cheapness costing only about half as much, its lightness, weighing not more than one pound to the square fo:.t, its beauty, pre senting an mi broken surface of stone, tha may be made any desired color. It is also fire proof against burning cinders or coals, and i3 insured by a 1 insur ance Companies at same iwles as tin, or other tire proof roofs. Any njury resulting from acc:dent, can be easily repaired by any intelligent workman. All kinds of roots repaired and metal roofs painted witli Preservative paim. This i ooling, car and steamboat decking. Roofing Cement ana Preservative Paint lor sale. Agents wanted in every town in the slate. For terms and prices apply to WM. H. WALKER, General Agent, 241 Commercial st. toot of Ivlaple si . Poitland. sepl4sndtt Some Folks Can’t Sleep Nights.—We are now prepared to supply Hospitals, Physicians, the trade and the great public generally, with tho stand ard and invaluable remedy, Dodd’s Iseevine, which article surpasses all known preparations for the cure of all forms of Nervousness. It is rapidly superceding every preparation of opium—the well-known result of which is to produce cosliveness and other serious difficulties; it allays irritation, restlessness and spasms, and induces regular action of the bowel and secre tive organs. No preparation for Nervous Diseases ever sold so readily, or met with such universal approval. For Sleeplessness, Loss of Energy, Peculiar Female Weaknesses and Irregularities, and all the uoorftil mental and bodily symptoms that follow in the train of nervous diseases, Dodd’s Nervine is the best reme dy known to science. Sold by all druggists. Price $1. Geo. C. Goodwin & Co., augllsnlyd&w n Wholesale Agents, Boston. Colgate's Aroinatio Vegetable Soap. A superior Toiler Soap* prepared trom refined Vegetable Oils in combination with Glyceriuc, and especially designed for the use of Ladies and for the Nuraery. Its perfume is exquisite, and its washing properties unri valled. For sale by all Dr ag gists. telO’G68Nd ly A Suit- Pile Care. DR. GILBERT’S PILE INSTRUMENT positively cures the worst cases of piles.. Sent by mail on re ceipt of $4. Circulars fee. Sold by druggists. Agents wanted everywhere. Address J. B. ROMAINE, Manager, No. 575 Broadway, New-York. oc26d3m9N C3^~’ A soldier who had lost tbe use ot his limbs from Rheumatism has been completely cured and en abled to abandon his crutches by one bottle ot Met calfe’s Great Rheumatic Remedy. It is truly the wonder of the age. decl.dlmSN SI RE REMEDIES. DR. T. K. 'ill SLOE, 17 Hanover Street, Boston, has received the new Frencn Remedies and modes of treatment practised by Drs. Dumas and llicord—Safe pleasant and w arranted Positively effectual iu all Diseases of th6 Blood, Urinary and Reproductive Or gans, and all Irregularities aiid Complaints peculiar co Women. Enclose stamp and receive full particu lars by mail. u oct3-d&w3m Wanen’s Cough Balsam. The l>est Remedy ever compounded for Cold*; C ough*, Catarrh aud Consumption, and all diseases of the Throat and Lungs. laPTor sale by all Druggists. Manufactured by B. F. BRA DRURY, octl5d&wsN6m Druggist, Bangor. The Fashionable Public will at all times find an extensive assortmcm of la dies*, Gemlemen’s, Misses and Children’s Boots and Shoes at T. E. MOSELEY & CO’S., Summer St., Boston. These goods are made up in the best style. HALL’S VEGETABLE SICILIAN HAIR RENLWER Is the l*est preparation extant for restoring gray hair to its original color, preventing ils falling out, and promoting its growth. It is a beautifhl Hair Dressing. For sale by all Druggists. R. P. HALL & CO., Nashua N. II., Proprietors. decG-d&wlwsN MINERAL BATHS AT HOME. DYSPEPSIA CURED RHEUMATISM CURED ERUPTIONS oulbe FACE CURED HCROFUUA CURED BY TREATMENT WITH MINERAL WATERS. Do away witli all your various aud often perni cious drugs aud quack medicines, and use a ;ew batlis prepared with “STR TJMATIC 8ARTS !” These SALTS are mailc from the concentrated Liquors of the Mineral Well ofthe Peim’a Salt Man iacturing Co., in Pittsburg, and are packed in air tight boxes. One always sufficient for a bath. Di rections are attached. INTERNALLY USE “Strumatic Mineral Haters!” In bottles of one and a half pints. One sufficient for a day’s use. B5r~Sold by Druggists gcnerallj'. Merrill Bros, No. 216 State st., Boston: Raynolds, Pratt & Co, No. 106 Fulton st., Now York, Wholesale Agents. no20sNood&wly ^Strnmatic Saits and Strnmntic min eral Waters, just received and for sale by J. W. PERKINS & CO., no24sxeowd&wly No 86 Commercial St. ninucRl Perle niwl llym iuic Wine.—These desirable and valuable wine9 have, we are glad to say, made their appearance in our city, and having exam ined them ourselves, we can speak understanding]}' of their excellence. The Muscat Perle is a very rich and delirious wine, especially adapted for ladles, and certainly sur P0,8808 any table wine in the country. Asa Communion wine it stands unrivalled, and churches would do well to examine it for Sacramental purposes. Purity, delicacy of flavor and mildness, i are all combined in Muscat Perle. The Hygienic Wine has been submitted to a num ber ot our most eminent Physicians and they si rongly recommend it as a tonic of rare virtue. The parity of these wines can be relied on, and their excellence and dellciousness will be appreciated by all who test them. They should be kept by all Drug gists. REED, CUTLER & CO., BOStoN, A&nts for New England. n Bep3-eodlysN AIISCFI.IAAEOIS. 4 DR^C AR PINTER, Oculist sintl A m ist. | 1AN l»e consulted at the U. 9. HOTEL, port Vy land, on Friday morning, Novomber21, and until further notice, upon Blindess, Deafness, Catarrh, BRONCHITIS, NASAL and AURAL POLYPUS, Disc harges from the Ear, Noises in the Head, Scrofu la, Sore Eye*. Filins, Opacitus, and all Disease* of the Eye, Ear ami Throat. '’ Di most coses the remedies can he applied at home without interfering with the patient* occupa tion. Arlintinl fcye# labelled Without K*aiu. CONSULTATION AT OFFICE FREE, I^But Letters must contaiu One Dollar to ensure an answer. RIO III It TESTIMONY. The Test imnnials below are all received iu this State, and can be readily investigated by those desir ous of so doing. Hundreds of other certificates can be seen at the Dr.’s Office. CATARRH. T?«liiuouiitl of IIou. Theodor? VV yiuau. [From Maine Farmer.j Dr. Carpenter’s Remedies have cured me of Catarrh and Polypus trom w hich 1 suffered six years. Had copious 'discharge s, dullness in the head and much difficulty In talking or breathing. I now have none of these troubles. THEODORE WYMAN. State House, Augusta, Jan. 15, 1866. [From the Kennebec Journal of Augusta. Augusta, Me., Auguat 2,1866. I was very deaf and suflered from inflammation and a constant and profuse discharge from both ears lor* ten years: one ear was totally deaf, the other nearly useless. Dr. Carpenter’s Remedies cured me. lean now hear as well as ever in both ears. Miss E. O. BACHELDOR. We have seen aud conversed with Miss Bacheldor and her statement is full and satisfactory.—(Ken. Jour. BLINDNESS. Augusta, Oct. 8, 1866. My daughter suileivd from sccrofulouswore eyes for eight years and had become nearly blind. We em ployed many physicians without benefit. Dr. Car penter cured her over a year ago. Her eyes remain perfectly well. Mrs. RACHEL 8CHOLE8. Mrs. S. resides in Augusta, and the above state ment is given in her own hand and is correct.—[Gos pel Banner, Augusta. [From the Maine Farmer.'j Augusta, Oct. 3, 1W-6. Dr. Carpenter cured me of dearness of fill ecu years’ standing over a year ago. My hearing remains per fectly good. 1 reside in Union. Me. LEROY Z. COLLINS. [From the Rockland Gazette.] I sufiered from Catarrh aud Deaihess twenty-seven years. Dr. Carpenter’s Remedies cured my Catarrh entirely, and greatly improved my hearing. Miss A. L. STAPLES. Rockland, April 19,1865. [From the Bangor Whig if Courier.]? Under the care of JDr. Carpenter, I have been en tirely cured of Catarrh with which I was severely af flicted, to the great improvement of my general health. Miss LOIS E. YOUNG. March 12,1866. Testimonial of Rev. Mr. \V*0. Tbouia*. Having been afflicted with irritation and discharge of my ears six years arid receiving only temporary re lief, I was induced to consult Dr. Carpenter last Feb ruary. His treatment cured me. Mr ears remain perfectly well. W. 0. THOMAS. Belfast, Oct. 11, 1865. DEAFNESS. [From the Bangor Times.] 1 had been growing deaf fifteen years and had be come so deaf 1 could not hear our miuister, who is a very loud speaker. Under Dr. Carpenter’s care, at the Bangor House, I have recovered my heating, can now hear as well as ever. I reside in Benton. Mrs. CLARK PIPER. Bangor, Oct. 1. All the published Certificates of Dr. Carpenter are bana fide.—[Maine Farmer. The Certificates, published in our . lumns, of Dr. Carpenter’s cures are bona fide to our own knowledge. Ho is all he professes to be, and will notvhumbug or deceive the public.—[Kennebec Journal, Augusta., Dr. Carpenter has entirely cured persons in this city who have been under treatment at the Eve and Ear Infirmaries without being benefitted.—[Belfast Age. Several market! cures have come under our observ ation, anti wc have conversed with many others who have been benefitted by Dr. Carpenters treatment, and we have become satisfied that he is skillful in the class of diseases which he treats, anct careful to prom ise only w hat lie can perform.—[Bangor Whig Cour. See other Certificates in Portland Transcript. novl9 d&wtf OPENING —OF— NEW FIR ROODS! E. 1V. PERRY, Will open at bis new Store, £200 Coiiffi’css Street, THURSDAY, DEC, 6th, A large and fashionable stock of Ladies’ and Chil dren’s FINE FURS! Comprising the most desirable kinds and qualities, selected trom the choicest AMERICAN and EURO PEAN FURS, and manufactured expressly for our own trade. Our nice sets of SABLE, ROYAL ERMINE, FITCH, and SIBERIAN SQUIRREL,

are unsui passed, and we shall he able to show in this line of goods the best assortment ever offered at Re tail in this city. In connection with these staple grades, may be found ali the new and Fancy Styles, such a? the Astracan, Persian Lamb, Grebe Bird, and the new style MUFFS and COLLARS. Gentlemen will also find a great variety of Fur Coats, Gloves Collars & Cuffs! And a fine stock ot SLEIGHING ROBES ! Well worth their attention. We would particularly invite those in pursuit i f NICE FURS, well made, into stylish and useful garments, and at moderate prices, to examine this stock. uec6 tf GREAT BARGAINS DftY GOODS! HAVING secured the whole of Store No. 333 Congress Hired, and made great additions to ■our stock, we are now able to offer the Best Barguins in Dry Goods the market affords. We shall continue to sell our goods at our former VERY LOW PRICES, And will not be undersold by any one. Please call nnd examine onr line line of Rich Dress Goods! Shawls nnd Cloakings. WOOLENS ! We have paid particular attention to our WOOL EN DEPARTMENT, which comprises all the latest styles of Foreign and Domestic Cloths: Heavy Beav ers for Oveicoatp. All Wool Double and Twist Cloths for Men and Boys* Wear. DOM1.STICS ! In Ml vailety. livery kind and qnalitv of House keeping goods. Linens, IXamask. Cambrics, Toi let Quilts, All Wool Blankets. A fnll line of heavy SHIRTING FLANNELS. fj?“A few more left of those Ladies line MERINO HOSE, for 26c. jy No Trouble to Show Goods. EASTMAN BROTHERS S»* COIGRESS STREET, Nearly (typositc Mechanics’ Hall, Nov 16—<llm OIL and CANDLES. LARD, SPERM AND WHALE OIL, OLIVE, ELAINE AN.D RED OIL. KEROSENE AND MACHINERY OIL, SPEH11 & ADAMANTINE CANDLES, & SOAP, For sale by BRADSHAW A PATCH, aug9-6m No. 7 Central Wharf, Boston. REMOVAL*. Harris «t- Waterhouse, JOBBERS of Hats, Taps ami Fur*. Poii'iLAKLi, Dte. :>i> loeu. , HARRIS A WATERHOUSE, Wholesale Dealer* in Hate, Cajia, anil Furs, have removed to their New Store, j iVo. 12 Exchange Street, ’ I F. H. HABKla. lletu J. £. W.tTERHOtbE. i “ REMOVAL,. JAM ES O ’DOWEL I. COUNSELLOR at LAW, Otfire au Clia<twirk,« Hoump. 249 Congress St., next above Stone Church. aepZ-dtf a OUT OF THJJ FLltF ! B. F. SMITH A SON’S New Photograph Roouiy, — AT— NO. 16 MARKET SQUARE. ttugSO n dtt HOLDEN & PEABODY, Attorneys and Counsel lots at I .aw, Office, 220 1-2 Congress Street, Near the Court House. A. B. HOLDEN. BepOtftl U. O. PEABoD\. ANli EE SOX A X O CO.’S HOOP SKIRT AMi> UORSEl' STORK, Is removed to 328 Congress St., opposite Mechanics' HM1- b __jylOdtt G. G. DOWNES, MR It d HART TAILOR, HAS REMOVED TO No. 233 1-2 Congress street, CORNER OF CHE8TNNT August 30, I860. n dll N. J. GILMAN. For the present occupies paid ol the Store NO. U FREE STREET RI.OCK, with Messrs. J. M. Dyer & Co., and is prepared to re sume his usual business, and oilers a choice assort ment of Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, Silver Ware, Spectacles, Cutlery, &c., on the most reasonable terms. n augldtf R E M O T A E! THE Merchants National Bank Will remove on MONDAY, Nov. 12, to the OFFICE OF H. M. PIYSON, 3S Exchange St • oulOdtf O. M. & JJ. m NASH have resumed business at the head of Long Whari, under J. W. M unger’s Insurance Office, and will be pleased to see their former customers and receive their orders as usual. July 10, 1866. n dtr DOW A LIHBfe'Y, luwurauce -igratw, will be found at No 117 Commercial, corner ot Exchange St. Home Office oi New Yarn; National Office ot Boston, Nan agahsetc Office of Providence; Putnam Office of Hartford; Standard Office of New York, <nd other reliable offices, are represented by this agency. John Dow. jyi:5dtl F. W. labbey. BYROIY, GBEENofoil oTco'.T'FurB. Hats, Cap3 and Robes, 164 Middle St,, over!. Bailey.4 Co. juli7U WonUJlAN. THEE A Wholesale Dry Goods, No. 4 Galt Block, Commercial St Jul 17—dll ]SJOT1CE. H. J. LIBBY <* CO.>Manufacturers and Commission Merchants. Counting Room over First National Bank, No. 23 Free street, second story. iyll If JAT1HHGML Til it fit ll. I.. Dealer in • Watches, Jewelry, AJasonlc Regalia, and Mili tary Goods, No 13 Free street, Portland. Same store with Geyer and Calei. iyl?dtf LUGLE \fil.LS, although burned up, the Pro 1-2 prietors, Messrs. L. J. Hill & Co., are now pre pared to furnish Coffees, Spices, Cream Tartar, &cf at their new place of business, No. 100 Green St. An Order Slate miy be louud at Messrs. Low, Plummer & Co’s, No 88 St, and at Air C. M. Rice’s Paper Warehouse, No. 185 Fore Street. All orders i romptly atteu ed to. Goods at he lowest prices. jullGtf H PACKARD, Book sell, r and Stationer, may be • found at No. 337 Congress0 St., corner of Oak St. Jull6tt KS. WEBSTER 6f CO., cau be louud at the store • of C. K. Babb, Clapp’s Block, No. 9. where we olfer a good assortment of Clothing and Furnishing t*oods at low prices. ' jul 16 OMITS & REED. Counsellors at Law, Morton Block, Congress Sc. Same entrance asU. S. Ar my offices. iyl2dtf ALL READY to commence again. C. M. & 11. T. PLUMMER While anil Blacksmiths, having re built on the old site, No. 12 Union St. would be pleas ed to answer all orders tor Iron Railings, Doors, Window Shutters, Gratings. &c. Particular attention paid to Gas and Steam Tilling. HE EA8TEKN 12 X S6 RFKrt C’O. are now permanently located at No. 2l Free street, and prepared to do Express Business over all the Rail road and Steamboat routes in the State, and West bv P. S. & P., Eastern and Boston & Maine Roads toBoPtoD, connecting there with Expresses to all parts of the country. For the convenience of our customer" on Commer cial and Fore streets, an order book lor irright Calls will be kept at office of Canadian Express Co., No. — Fore sireer. J. N. WINSLOW. jy24 tf JJt 12, jVl* KANi), Attorneys and Counsel loi:?, • No. 1G Frer Street, ucar Middle. jul 3 \‘k: HOIK*!- -NOTICE—Persons i.av ng led J orders at 101 Exchange street, cau now liud them at 324 Congress street, opposite Alechan cs* Hall, where wo shah continue our business in all its various branches and at lower rates. i£Sr“Ladies7 Dresses dyed ior $1,00. All other ar ticles dyed a t equally low rates, jul 176m _ H. BURKE. JE. FEBNALD Ar WOW, Merchant Tailors, • have taken Union Hall, entrance on Free 5»L, where they axe ready with a good stock of Goods for Men’s wear, which they will manufacture in gar ments to order. B^~First class Coat-makers wanted. S8. B1CII & MON, 138 Exchange street. • Coffins and Caskets' also, Ale talic Burial Caskets. jy26 FlHARLES 0. WALKER CO. may be found at _ 150 Commercial street, store loimcrly occu pied by N. O. Cram, where they will resume busi ness, and be pleaded to ste their customers, nr re ceive their orders. ,1 ulylfltf A <rS. £. SPRING may be found at the store of Fletcher 4r Co., corner ol Union and Commer cial streets. iyil tf "VTATHAN GOULD, Merchant Tailor, has removed to No. 16 Market Square, over Swcct.m’ • Apothe oary store. jy 10—t* BO or N , Shot-, Hals umi f'lotkiutf. Bexj. Fogg may be found ms iv to wait on cust imers at No. 4 Moult* n street, tool * Exchang \ ju!20_ CIIHARS. 200 M. imported and domestic Cigar? ; tor sale by C. C. MITCHELL & SON, jull3tl 178 Fore Street DEBIiOIH & WEBB; A Home vs ami ('onn*ellor«, at th i Boodv House, comer of and streets. jy‘>6 BY RON O. Ve RB?i f: Counsellor ar Law. No. 19 Free Street. ju!14 LEWIS PIERCE, Attorney and Connsello at Law, No. 8 Clapp’s Block. jui21 Slightly Wet, but not Damaged ! 500 PAIR Extra Heavy Blankets from the late fire in Franklin street, Boston, 8ELLIAL AT $5.50 PEId PAIR, —BY— LEACH, PARKER & 00, NO. H ORKRINO BLOCK. A splendid line of CLOAKS AND CLOAKINGS, —AT— WHOLESALE OR RETAIL. Leach, Parker & Co., 5 Deering Block, Congress Street. nov24 d2w Did Yon Know It ? Gentlemen, you can Save • 35 Cents, BY HAVING ONE OF THOSE Perfect Pitting Shirt Patterns! Cut from Measure at the Novelty Custom Shirt Factory, Where yon can also have Shirts of all kinds, cut and made to order, at short notice, and at Reasonable Prices. l-J ConorcM* (*(., no23dtf__ JtJp-Stairs, Portland. JOHX IF. DAXA, Counsellor ami Attorney at Law. No. 30 Exchange St. Doc 0—dtf Casco Street Seminary. THE Winter Term of this Seminary for Young La dies and Misses will commence on Mondav, De cember 3d, and continue ten weeks. There will be a department for children of both sexes, taught hy Miss ELLEN M. FREEMAN. For terms, &c., apply at No. 15 Preble Street. • MART C. HALL, Principal, decl—lw Wh. pesseniien"* Attorney and f’onn- . • sellor, Desring Hall, opposite Preble House 1 Jul 14 dtf tu sjMN'f t *im* GEHMISH d PH Alts ox, i in " A T OHE8, Jewelry, Silver and Plated Ware, ».I>«T o...t «,. r|I Mprcarlr., Tool., t* lie*, A t*. ^0. i 1 FREE STREET. d3iu W. F. TO ]> J), Dealer in Watches, ( locks, Jewelry, Suvtacles, EVE U I.ASSE.i. a,-., Vl5 I’ree Si., fcjfT'Ke pairing done and warranted. u sepadit H. M . B H E W H ft, ~ (Stn eeasorH to J. Smith & Co.) illttuulaemm of Lrather lleiiiu^. Also lor sale Belt Leather, Backs* Sides, Lace Leather, KIVI IN mid III'Its, sejaSdH n dll ('oiadiesh Mtreei. W. JP. FREEMAN & CO., flplioliterci's ami Manufacturer* of FURRITHRE, f.OITNOBfi, BED-STEADS Spring-Beds, Mat friezes, Pew Cushions, IVo. I f fool €'h<^*iiiiii Streft| Foriland. W. P. Freeman-, I). W. Deane. C. L. Ouinby. * auglOtf n A. N. NOVES & SON^ Manufacturer* and dealer* in stoves, Ilanyes <€• Euvnaees, Can be touud in tbeir NEW MlIH.BISfC OM I. CtlK gv,, •Opposite the Market.) Where they will lie pleased to see all theii former eustomers and receive orders as usual. angl7dtf n H. P. DEANE, Counsellor and Attorney, |iVo. 8. E'inppV Block, Coughs* Mi, Particular attention given to writing Wills, Contracts, Deeds and Legal Instruments, duly 01. luiU. dll' STROUT & GAGE, Attorneys and Counsellors, Office 113 federal Street, PORTLAND, MK. Sewell C. Strout Hanno W. Gage. ' Jy7tt n STAN WOOD & DO DO 10, Commission Merch an ts, And Dealers in Groceries, Floor, PEODU0E AND SHIP STORES, No. 3 Chase’s Block, Head Long Wharf Portland, Me. CHASE, OR AW & STURTEVAWT, GENERAL Oo minis si on Merchants, Wldgery’s W hurl, 1'oniLAND. alt. oetlfidli JAMES BAILEY & CO., Importers and dealers in foreign AND DOMESTIC Saddlery Hardwa r e —ANT)— Carriage Trimmings. No. I6!l Middle Strcel, Portland, Me. auglo—tf n MERRILL BROS. A CUSHING, Late Merrill & Small, Wholesale Dealers iu FAN CY GOODS, H siery, Gloves, Small Wares, &c., Mo. IS Free Street, “Arcade.” augSldti ifOWARD A CLEAVES, Attorneys k (oimsHIoin at Law, PORTLAND, M NE. Oijice Mo. 17 Free Street, Near Middle Street. Joseph Howard, jyptf n Nathan Cleaves. M. PR ARSON, Gold and Silver Plater -AND Maiiiifactiirpv ol Silver Ware, Temple Street, first door from Congress Street? PORTLAND, ME. May 13—dly n l7~f. pingiihe, Pattern anti Model Maker, Machinist and Mill-weight, Shop at C. r. KIMBALL’S Carriage Factuiy N.t. 2 No. 16 Pberle Si., Portland, Me. E3?“0rders Irom Founders, JTanuiacturcrs Pi int ers, Paintera, Surgeons, Hatters, and Shoe-Makers, promptly executed. Sepp:d.&vr3m A. WILBUR & CO., 112 Tremont Street, Boston. Importers and Dealers in WELCH nnd kMFHICAiV ROOFING SLATES, of all colors, and slating nails. Careful attention paid to shipping._ _ u aug22—6m JABF.Z C. HOOD MAM7, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, nas saved his Library. Office at2 2 1-2 Free street, in the Griffith block, third story. n jyOdrf BRADBURY A SWEAT Counsellors at Law, 410 COIVCREdd KiTBBET, Chadwi. 1; Mansion, opposite riiited Stales Hoto). Portland Maine. Bion Bradbury. novstt 1 D. M Sweat Deering Milliken & Go., Wholesale Dry Goods, 31 COMMERCIAL STREET, •uigSl-dtf Foi ilnihl, toi)d¥ Hair Dressing Dooms, Neatly fitted up ou LIME STREET, A few doors above the Post Office where he will be happy to. see old customers and new. He now has every facility tor conducting his business in the most satisfactory manner. n sepHOdSm JOSEPH STORY I’curhyn Marble Co. Manufacturers and Dealers in Enameled Slate Chimney Pieces, Brackets, Pieh Slabs, Grates and Chimney Tops. Importer and dealer In Eng lish Floor Tiles, German and French Flower Pofa Hanging Vases, Parian, Bisque, and Bronze staiuetts and Busts. Giass shades and Walnut Stands, Bohe mian and Lava Vases and other wares. 112 TKEMONT STREET Studio Building Jiug22-Cm n__ BOSTON, Mass. S HEP LEY & STROUT COUNSELLORS AT LAW, O F F I O L . in Fost Office Building, 2d story; Entrance on Ex change street. G. F. SHEFLEV■_jyfltl A. A. STROUT. fhlfr'Y Kimball & Prince, JJ'rTT7 T>eiiti(siitM. No. 11 Olapp's Block, Congress 8treet, Opposite Old City Hall, PORTLAND, MAINE. c. Kimball, D. D. S. oclOcodti Fred A. Prince. PEBCIVAL BONNEY, Counsellor and Attorney at Law, Jforion Block, Cotigress Street, Two Doors above Preble Bonse, PORTLAND, ME. novlS tf BEDDING, BEDDING, BEDDING! P. II. SAMUELS. Manufacturer of , Hair Mattresses, Feather Beds, &c. Particular attention [iM to the renovating of Hair Matrasses, and remade equal to netv. Blankets &c. ’ Norton Block, over Perkin*’, two door* oc2Mtt above Preble House. J. C. MOXCEY, Hair X> re siser, Has Removed to Xo. 330 Congress Street, no7(ltf (A few door* above the Preble House.) W. W. THOMAS. Jr., Attorney and Coniseller at Law, | [Chadw ick House,] 24it Congress street. octO-Uly ». L, CARL ETON, ATTORNEY AT LAW, 21 Market Square. Sept 24—dtt „ J. B. HUDSON, Jl{., ARTIST, 27 Market Square, »u<21d«ui PORTLAND, MK. c. H. STUART ft CO., Masons,liailders, Plasterers -AND_ CONTRACTORS. Addrcs Poal OH!cc Box 1,848, or at tlie office rear o C. H. Stuart’s residence, NO. SO n.ARK NTBKKT, Pouiluutl. Haiae. Aug 8—11 WM. VV. WHIPPLE, Wholesale Druggist, 21 MARKET SQUARE, •uobilami, ME, auC_U W. H. CLIFFORD, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, —AND— SOL 1C l TOli OF PATEXTS, WO. H CMPP*S III OC'K, agnail_Congress Street. >>■ H. WOOlt <f SOX, BROKERS, *\°. 178-Fore Street. y» it McCOBB <£ KIXGSBURY. Counsellors at Law. OFFICE OYER H. H. HAY’S Jyh .rmirtioii of Froe A Mkldlo Streets. DAVIS, MESERVE, HASKELL 400., Importer* and 'Jobber* at -Dry Goods and Woolens, Arcade 18 Free Street,' K. DAVIS, ] l". r.' Haskell.' | PORTLAND, MR 1 cAapmak. | __novftHMtf FREEMAN & KIMBALL, Successors to STEVENS, FREEMAN & CO., Wool-pullers and Dealers in Wool and Wool Skins, Al.-o Manufacturer* of BEBLKS, KIDS, LININGS, &o. GROVE STREET,.PORTLAND. VI SAMUEL FREEMAN*, GEO. L. KIMBALL. BT'We pay Cadi lOr every thin? we buy. Jelv Gm LOSS A FEE}IL P L AtST E R EBH, PI.ATN AND OBHlZtffU STDOOO AID MASTIO WORKERS, Oak Struct, between, Congress and Fret Sts., PORtl.AHD, MV Coloring. Whitening and Wliito-Wu ,h»ng y attended to. Orders from out oi town solicited. Maa* 22—dt I CHA8. J. SCHUMACHEK, FRESCO PAINTER. At present to he fraud at his residence 5544 CUMBERLAND, BEAD OF MECHANIC STREET. Jysott ATWELL & CO., ADVERTISING AGENTS. IT4 tliildif Street, l'ortlauil, Me. Order Box at the Merchant** Exchange, No. 2 Long Wliart. * Advertisements received for all papers iu Maine, and throughout the country. Orders left at the Mer chants’ Exchange, or sent through the PnstOdice. rc cetveprompt attention. augjtl tf E. S. HATCH, M. D., IVo. HOG 1-S Congress St. Office Hocks— J ^ “• Dec 4—dlw u. VJjxIjKILjV iV VO. can found AT 29 MARKET SQUARE, r.VPFn LIXCA9TEB II.ILL. Boots and Shoes for Sale Cheap. jylO illl W. F. PHILLIPS a- CO , Wholesale Druggists, No. 148 Fore Street. oct 17-dti H. M. PAY SOS, STOCK BROKER. No. 30 Exchange Street, _ PORTLAND, ME. no21dtf CARTER & DRESSErT Publishers, Booksellers, —AND— STATIONERS, offer for sale a fuif stock of Law, School and Miscellaneous B oks, Blauk Book3 and Stationery on leasonable terrns at iro FORE STREET, oc2()eod&w2m near the foot of Exchange Street. SOMERS SEWALL, - AT - NO. 331 CONGRESS STREET, Six Door, a bo re Street, wonld resrcctfiiHy invite the attention of the people of Portland and vicinity to the VARIED COLLECTION HOLIDAY GOODS! to be found at his store. The Best Assortment in the City, - AN'D - THE CHEAPEST PRICKS! T0Y3 OP ~ALL KIITDS ! Work Boxes and Desks!! Piaags Benuiiial Publication. ! Stationery and Toilet Articles t! CUTLERY, And Nimerog* Other Things! Now is a good lime for purchasers of CHRISTMAS GOODSI to call, lor more time ar.d attention cad l»e shown them m selecting, tiian at a more busy season. November 26. dtf RKdDV FOB fU'NINKN*, WILLIAM BI*' AVN, formerly at hi Federal street, is now rcrmuMiuly located at his new store No61 Federal st, •>" ’ *»•’ 1 clow Lime street. He Is now prepared to at.c.i i r i .0 wants of his numerous customers and the public generally in the wav of cleaning and re pairing Clothing of all kinds, and will be attended to with Ills usual promptness. Also second-hand Clothing for sale at lair prices. _mr’Cdtf SHORT & TORINO, Booksellers & Stationers, :il Frre, Cornrr f«lcr Street*. Have vn liaml a full giiptJy ot Law, School, Miscellaneous and Blank Books. STATIONERY of ate kinds, Cash, Post Office and Envelope Oases, Let ter Presses, Pen Racks, &c. We liavc just reeicveil Ironi New York a full sup} iy ol PAPEK HANGINGS, New patterns anil Choice styles. DRAWING PAPER OF AM, SIZES. Give us a vail. Sheri A l.erine. Cl Free. Comer Center SHee lycnit A. COBB <£• CO., Successors to F. P. and M. T. Buford, at Mrs. At. J. Nichols. V. S. Hofei HAVE received a lot of Tretoasas, j.est quality, Kid Gloves. Also Zephyr Worsteds, Slippers, Hoods, Hosiery, Ladies’ Under Vests, Conets, Lin en Setts, plain and eml>. Hdkn., Muslin anil Cam. Edgings, Dress Buttons, together with all articles usually found in a first class Fancy Goods Sum. Their friends and the public are invited to call and examine them. nov 7 till Jan. 1,1867. «IMCELLA>rv>rs. — S T E A TvT itiiiMj* soil’s! i i'-1 i ni: a i. <11; j , W“‘ **|k th* attention .1 th u’uilu t «i " * eouauij.u i. then Standard Jt:and Sl’EAJU REFINE! > 80AI 8, EXTRA. Mf.-— KAMI la, VO. |. oi.fcl \ u. l llllxK Al ol ii U ... IRAVI’I I’ATK.VT, MX) A, AMI AMERICAN CASfl'l I A.. Allcl SUPKRIOit Ol'Al I TIPS, In parliat't*. ni)it » bit- I r the hade and family use. Importing direct our chemical*, nod using only the best materials, and a»our good me nianuuvcturut nndcT 'he personal tnipi.rvhu -u oiuur senior partner, who has brul thirty years practical experience in iho business, wo therefore assure the public with con ciencc that we oak and will the . B*iut Goods at the Lowest Prices I Having recently enlaced and erected NEW WORhS, contain# all the modern improvement*, wo are enabled to^ tuiui.h a apply ..f Soup, of th* B< »i rtduptcd to tin-demand, for Gx» port mill Ddiut'dk I'encinupiiau. LEA THE A OOEE'S STEAM REFINED SOAPS i iiOl.Ii BY A LI T)|IC WholfMilf brai’PrvTIiiout'iiaul i|f«* Mate. Xieatho Gort:. 307 Commercial si, 17 &. 10 Beat ), sired PORT1.AND, MAIN*. Match 2C—rttl Carpetings mid Curtains! .A a good an assortment oi 1’iai‘i Medium aud l ow Piii iut CARPETINGS! As was ever exhibited in Boston, is now being opened at the NEW CARPET HALES, HO TREWONT STREET, Which, together with i large Stock oj Window Shades and Upholstery Goods, Will be sold at very toir r j? / c es t foreign Goods by everySteamer. Domestic Goods daily Iroia Man mart more and New York Auctions. Window Shade and Di aperies made to o dei. I ace Curtains, in great variety. at COW PRICES. CHILDS, CROSBY & LANF* 1V«. 116 Trruioul Hirrel, Ho»icn, _ sepl8d3in Nearly opposite Park St. Church. I. P. FA HP 11V U TOJS , 4XOTIIIVG AND Furnishing Goods ! 26 Market Square. 0ct4—d3m n J. T. LEWIS «f* ~Co7 Manufacturers of CLOTHING, have removed to No. 1 Gait Llock, Commercial ktreet. jyio _ a Mew Store, 349 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) H. W. SIMOXTON& CO., Have npennl a LnrtlcV Furnishing Store, con taining a g-iod assortment of Hoop Shirts, Corsets, K. ndcr Clothing, idriiiia Vf»ti, Collar., Cutf., U er.icil nn<l Four, liooil.. French Htamping Done to Order. 340 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) #Ct24 dtf. ' W. T. KILJiOftX <1- CO. Having Opened the new store No. 33 Free Street, Are now prepared to otter flie r friends and the public u liirgr, New nil.1 well Awnirletl hweli of CARPETINGS, CURTAIN GOODS, HI ATS, And all Goods usually loimd in a OAEPE'r STOKE. To.whick we iespet tlullv invite your alt cm ion ;iug25dtf Mirror Plates and Frames OF AM. Ik l.\DM, AT FRED. F. HALE’S, No. 4 Free St. Block, - - 2nd floor. Dec 1—dlw Old Flames ! Picture Frames OF ALL KINDS .HADE TO ORDEK, AT HALE'S, •leldivv lu Chamber* Free Sircci Block. Skates S Skates! For 1.ailios anil Gentlemen. ENTIRE MEW STOCK—OLD STOCK ALL BURNED. itruicuibcr (he Number* t> Free Street, ! > no2MSw O. I,. HAlLCt. LOWELL A SENTCR, 1T7ILL occupy the new Slore No. JO I Con f ▼ gre*m Sn-crj, coiner of Brown Street, about Dee, 15(h, with a new stock of IVnlchcw, Jewel ry, Silver and Dialed IVare, mi,I I'anrv Good* tor the holidays. They have reoccupied their ol<t at ;nd N o. G4 Ex change Hirrel, willi a complete stock of Nnutiral and Optical Good*. Chronometers, Watches, Clocks, Jr ine Tools tor Machinists an t Engineers, &c. friend - and customers invited to old head quarters. Dec 1,1866.—d.?m $100. $100 WAR CLAIM OFFICE. Patterson & ChRtllxmrnc, iVoi lon Block, 2 doors above Preble House. THE new Bounties, under the law approved Jul 26th, 1866, Increase of Pensions, An ears of Pa>\ Prize Monev. and all other claims against the Govt ernraei.t, collected at abort notice. The necessary blank* ha w been received, andcUiu. ant* should tile their claims pt mj.tlif. Frank G. Patterson, late Uv ut. 5th. Me. Vols Paul Chapbournf, late MaJ. 1st Me. Cav. Oct 16-dtf n Taunton C opper Co., ESTABLISHED Ml. Copper, Yellow itelah and Zinc Sheathing and Vails, Copper and Yellow Metal Bolts and Spik -a Dimension nnd Brjivicr* C’opprr rolle * t order. Foi sale at New York and Boston prices by LYMAN, SON * T< »BEY, Agents, 115Coimnercia Sirect. Portland, Sept. 21,1666. dti Eaton Family School. AORniDREWOCK, ME. 11HE Winter Term of tlic Enf.n Fninilr Nrhaol will commence ihe <,ccnu ilondau in December, to continue Tliii teen W eek,. m .. H. F. EATON, Trincljo! nov. 39 dlw * HALL’S ELASTIC Horse Shoe Cushion ! ({Patented May 1st, 1806.) Prevents g?ton and icf. from adhering to the shoo or hoof of the horse; prevents lameness, in tender ..r sore-tooted horse*; Keeps gravel and sand from get ting l-onearh tfic shoe; prevents the horse from inter fering, and tirart is invaluable In nil reports. Every horse shoo Id have them. Send for eireuwirs, or call and see samples and judge f <r yourselves, at princi pal office of Elastic Horse Shoe Cushion. £•.97 11 stslliuuloil **!•• tlO.loii, ,T|;i<«4. rS*“N. B.—No State, Conniv. or Town rights f,»r sale. n septH—ifcim ROOFING TIN PLATES ITV IIOND. Phelps, Dotltyi* & C<»-, £ K TV YORK, Oiler for sale, in lots to guii buyers, TIN AM> TEBNE PLATES, in bond, or duly paid. ___ dec3 2w Dirty Salt. IlIII):i Dirty Salt, f r sale by W iLDIIOX a TKVi f dc5d2w* £o«». fund .1 ( niou T1 liar,'. \\r N. bYt:it. can i*e i.>mui with a new sic i 11 . of Sewing Machines, oi v u-Jous ktadu: sill. Twist, Cotton—all kinds an*, coloiNeedles, Oil, *Xc. 106 Middle street, up one flight stairs. jul!7eod