Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, December 10, 1866, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated December 10, 1866 Page 2
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I EVILY I'l* ESS. l’< >KTU AM). Monday M*>r«mg, Deo. tuber 10, 1066. Koi ixioii »f the Tul ill. it is a uotewortliy tact that (lie Itepubii cau party, as at present constituted, tolerates tin1 widest difference of opinion touching a question of policy on either side ol which not very long since two great parties rallied. Free traders and protectionists are enrolled alike in the Republican ranks. The leading advo cates ol Iwth theories continue to repeat, the well worn arguments, but the gieat mass ot Uie party listens with an eulirely unaffected indifference. The occasional attempts on one side or the oilier, to read the opiwsing section out of the party, are merely variations of the otherwise monotonous discussion. If one writer denies the litness of George William Curtis to represent the Republican State of New York in the United States Senate, be cause lie believes in free trade, another wiih equal force demonstrates the unfitness ol Hor ace Greeley, because he believes in a protec tive tariff, and both candidates colitiuue to be recognized as in good and lcgular standing. It becomes ail interesting mquu j. »miner any good cause can be aligned tor tiro gener al intli(Terence to a question ot such magni tude and importance. Is tliete merely a truce between tbe warring (actions ? Is there mere ly a tacit understanding, that this element of discord shall be kept out ot sight, until the weightier matter of reconstruction is settled? Is this question, like all other questions of mere policy, so insi . uilicant compared with the restoration of the national power and pres tige, that it has passed out of men's minds and is well nigh lorgotteu ? The last solution is probably nearer the truth than either of the others, but there is something more to oe con sidered. The policy ot the country in this respect has been shaped for us not in uecoid ance with any theory hut by the unalterable dictation of facts. Piactic:U and busy men, see ing our policy so settled,, have no relish left for theories which under other circumstances might be extremely interesting and useful. These facts are, 1. That the country needs and must have a revenue proportioned to Us debt. That to secure such a revenue, a heavy tax must be imposed niton our annual earnings, d. That not to defeat its own purp tse, the imposition of the tax must not he allowed (o diminish the gross urnouut of our annual earnings. -I. That the effect of taxation, it not counterbalanced by an in creased tariff, will be to drive large amounts of capital out of husi ness in width it is al ready invested, o disturb the industries and thereby check the product ion of the country, and that accordingly a heavy tariff is and is likely to he, tor sometime to come, aiindispen sable as a heavy lax. This is no time ior building up petiudustiiea on the one hand or trying tree trade experiments on the other.— With our present occupations we know' what we can expect from year’s end to year's end, and the problem foi practical statesmen, is to make the weight of taxation, direct and indi rect, bear as eqnally as possible upon all our varied pursuits. So bearing, we can carry it, with tolerable ease and steadiness. After we have paid our debts it will he time to consid er theories again; just now they are out of se a’on. The duties collected under the present tar iff amounted to more than $170,000,000 din ing the last fiscal year. It provides thereloie an abundant revenue. These duties however are collected under eight different acls of Con gress, passed at different times,to meet the in creasing exigencies of internal taxation. The hi II passed by the House of Representatives at the last session would have been a ninth.— The confusion arising from this int ricate mass of legislation is extreme. Importers find it difficult to ascertain with any certainly what duties they will i<e compelled to pay; the da tes assessed iu one pint differ from those at another. In many cases also, it happens, through the accidental duplication of taxes, that tbe duty on raw material and the tax on the finished article together exceed the ditty on the finished article imported Irom abroad. The removal of such inequalities and the sub stitution of a single act for the eight which now encumber the statute hook, constitute tit substance of the revision which the tariff now needs. Jf the burden of indirect as well as direct taxation can he safely lightened, as (secretary McCulloch believes, it will probably he thought best to reduce the duties first on raw materials, which are produced mainly by semi-barbarous countries ami for which we can advantageously exchange our manufac tured products. Tiif- Fmwloiu of fin PriMH. Suppose that by writing and publishing, a man should, in the language of ,Judge Story, ‘ disturb the public peace, or attempt to sub vert the government.”—Press. Yes—suppose that case. What then?— Wliat should be the punishment? Give us your own opinion, neighbor. We have always entertained very decided views on the subject, and wc should like to know what the Press thinks—should like to kuow the true light in which those should be regarded who burned the Constitution at a public pow-wow on the 4th of July, wlio declared that constitution a covenant with death and an agreement with hell, who declared that they were bound to disobey that constitution and wlio advocated a dissolution of the Union in preference to Union under the constitution. There is no doubt as to the light in which tliose who took up arms against their government should be regarded, and it is desirable that it should be equally well settled bow the other classes re ferred to should be regarded. Perhaps the Pres.'t will give us a little light on the subject. We shall see.—Argws. On a certain occasion, Mr. it. W. Sherman, in the course of an argument before the late Judge F-, of Connecticut, made a point which the Court did not at first comprehend.— “Mr. Sherman,” said the judge. who was not remarkable for quickness of apprehension, “Mr. Shcrmau, I would thank you to state the point so as I can understand you.” Bowing politely, Mr. Sherman replied in lus blandest manner, “Your Honor is probably not aware of the task you are imposing upon me.” The opinion of the Press on this subject of treasonable writing and publishing is no se cret. We are willing to try to “state the point so as the Argus can understand it,” but dis tinctly refuse to lie held responsible for the re sult. Treason against the United States con sists only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort. Treasonable publications, according ly, are such as in time of war adhere to the cause of a public enemy, and afford aid and comfort to forces arrayed against the United .States. There can be no treason without war. Free discussion of the principles of our gov ernment and of the public acts of our public men is and should be encouraged so long as the nation is at peace. It is and should be ev ery man’s priv ilege to bold and to utter Ids opinion*, no matter howslrange, novel, or un popular and th * law should and does protect him in the exercise of that right. A state of war is another matter. A battle field is no place for conundrums or verbal ar guments. Silence and unquestioning obedi ence are required of the soldier, and some thing of military rigor touches every citizen.— We would not have, even under such circum stances, any censorship of the press. Its es sential freedom should remain unimpaired; but if it lapses into treason, if it aids the pub lic enemy by furnishing information, or com forts him by encouraging him to believe that he has to do with a divided people, then we believe, as we have repeatedly said, that a press bo offending should be amenable to the laws for its offence. The press will still be free, but it should l> _ held responsible for the use of its freedom. Daring the receut war there were two meth ods of dealing with newspapers which over stepped the bounds of a legitimate opposition to the administration. Either they were ar bitrarily suppressed by the military authori ties, or they were summarily dealt with by the people whose sacrifices and losses were in creased by their malign influence. We like neither metho.l, but would pivl'er to sec the civil authorities enabled by duo legislation, it legislation is ..I'd, t" take .such action as will insure the public safety. It lb- Argus ; does not agree with us, it can take theoretical ground in favor of mob law, or military law, or no law at all. The practical alternative, ill j nmny cases, is lietween the Legislature and | <1 udge Lynch. Which does the Argus prefer? .VlaiiM* iniih| Aihcriisc. Mr. Editor:—Some years ago there came in to my bauds a pamphlet, issued at the expense of the State ol Minnesota and endorsed by its chief officials, setting forth the claims ot that region as a Held for immigration, it was not well executed in point of style or digestion of facts, yet. its influence upon my mind was such, that if there had been any agricultural capacity in me, coupled with a desire for change of place, very likely I should have struck out for Min nesota. The document w as widely circulated as indicated in the fact that a copy reached one so little known as myself. It cannot ot course lie proved, hut it is cer tainly not improbable, that quite an important part of the growth of that remote northern re gion, is due to the influence of this State ach er tisement—a growth during the decade 1850-00 of not far from 50.000,000 dollars in the valua tion ot the State, or one-fourth of our total (Maine) valuation; and that consequently the expense and trouble incident to the publica tion and diffusion of the document, have been repaid a thousand fold. Not the same but the equivalent thing has been done for Illinois by the advertisements of her great Central Railway, that for so many years have occupied a prominent place in al most every paper and publication in the coun try, and to soute extent in Europe, setting forth the advantages offered the settler in that fertile region and especially on the line of the Road. Accordingly (1 do not venture to say conse quently) the valuation of the State, during the deeennium above referred to, went up from 150 to 870 million dollars, and its population from 850,000 to 1,700,000. Examples to the toregoing effect might lie cit ed to considerable extent. We tried advertising a i.-w years ago in ref erence to our Aroostook lands. The masterly reports of the Secretary of our State Board of Agriculture and the press of the whole State engaged together to celebrate the capabilities of thisnew agi icullural El Dorado. The effect was quite perceptible. Immigration set decid edly into the region, and the Aroostook was the only purely agricultural part of our do main, that made any noticeable increase in its populution during the last census decade. The results, however, as a whole, fell far short of our hopes. The impression seems to he by no means confined to a lew, hut to bo very wide-spread, that the inducements to agricultural settlers in Maine, are quite limit ed as compared with those offering in other accessible and extensive districts; an impres sion persistent to a miracle, unless it be found ed in fact and corroborated by experience. The impression, moreover, seems to prevail in very high quarters, since that accomplished statis tician, the Superintendent of the late census, declares the New England States, Maine in cluded of course, to he already peopled be yond their capacity tor support by their own tillage, at least in the present state of agricul tural science, and in fact, to have passed the point of sell-support lung since. The impres sion, moreover, is justified in quite a disagree able manner by the indications of the last cen sus, oy which it appears that our increase of pop ulation in the last decade was only 7 perceut., nearly all of which is referable to manufac turing and kindred industries and not to ag riculture; justified, further, in the well-known fact that yv-e import a very important part of even the staples of our food, for which our ex ports of agricultural produce iu other forms, are by no menus an equivalent, so that the conclusion seems hardly- avoidable that were we reduced to the tillage of our laud alone for employment, our progress, if not decidedly retrograde, would he for a long time and until the more lavored agricultural regions should have been occupied, tardy if not absolutely nil. In other words, our population appears to he stationary so far as respects any increment from agriculture, readily attainable for the present, and our advertising enterprise, there fore, nearly nugatory because not iu the right line. But, Sir,our water power remains. This, if anything, is to be to us what her coal mines are to Pennsylvania, her prairies to Illinois, her sea-islands and lice su mps to South Carolina. This is the thing to advertise. But beforeweat tempt to herald our capab ilities to the world, we must know better what and where they are. What we need, then, is a thorough llydro yvaphic Survey of the interior waters of the State: a survey undertaken at the State’3 ex pense, conducted by the most skilful attainable engineers, that shall ascertain the volume, ve locity, slope, Constancy, lacustrine connections, rapids, falls, channel and riparian conditions where dams would have to he built, the abun ance and accessibility- of building material, and all other features of our Hu via tile waters and their territory, of importance in a manufactur ing point of view. The survey should embrace not only the great rivers hut also their princi pal affluents, and in particular all those tribu taries by which they are connected with lakes and pouds; which latter, a so, in all their di mensions, should he comprehended iu the field of the investigation. Tin* materials thus acquired having beeu care fully digested, should be published by the State; published just as they are, with none of the vagueness or extravagance ol ■ tutement, which deform and destroy the efficiency of so many similar publications. Information of such pre cise character, given to the world under such auspices, qnd in such a form, could not fail to he in the highest degree influential, and if duly circulated, as it should be determined to be by a suitable commission, could hardly fail to at tract capital into the State, for tile appropria tion and utilization of our grand staple, water power. To some extent and in particular localities the work above referred to has been done, and if well done would not ner d to be done over. But the results of such desultory efforts are not before the public in combined, authentic form, and exert but little influence; all the less because complicated with individual and some times speculative interests. There may be difficulties in the way of, or objections to such an undertaking, which your correspondent, with his limited knowledge of business and of forms do£ • not see. But as at present advised, he can see no such difficulties, and no reasonable ground for apprehending any other than remunerative results from the enterprise. One word inoie. The appropriation of Con gress, which in our State has been devoted to the establishment of an Agricultural College, was given for the furtherance of mechanical art as well as agricultural. Whether nnvthing mor* than the agricultural can he attended to, with the means at command, I do not know. But it would seem to promise well to establish a short course of study on Practical Mechanics, in which, in particular, attention shall he giv en to all the methods now in use and approved, fur the use and economical expenditure of wa ter power. The mechanics studied in colleges are bodies of abstract principles, general theo ries, couched in algebra, calculus, etc., just as they should hi: fur the purpose there in view. But the practical knowledge to which I have reference, and which scores and perhaps hun dred-of mechanics in our State have need of, whether they remaiu with us or go abroad, could In* communicated in the mechanical de dur Uncut of the Agricultural College, appar ently with propriety, economy and facility. Going forth into the State with adequate knowledge and skill, the graduate mechanics would in multitudes of communities stimulate to the use of available water power, which now lies idle from ignorance how to use it. Several other collateral matters ought to bo presented in this connectionbut perhaps not at this time or by Yours truly, W. Wells. Sand Plains.—Dr. True writes in the Maine Farmer concerning the plasn lauds in Oxford: We recently spoke of the immense sandy fdain in this town. We leajn that a gentle man in Boston has recently purchased 300 acres of this land and is negotiating for 500 more. This he intends to devote to cultivation, md we expect to see the time when this now trarren waste will be under a good state of cul tivation. We have learnod one. lesson about .griculture in Maine, and it is this; that there ire few spots in Maine south of the mountain j anges which are not capable of being brought j o the highest state of cultivation and produc tion. li a person had told us twenty-five | pears ago that a garden could have been made j >u what is now Auburn village, we should ; Uavc laughed at the idea. Now, any number I ,f them may be seen. So it is over the State. j SPIXUL NOTICES. NEW BOOKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS ! WllOI.l»ALIi AND RETAIL ! BAILEY& JSTOYE8 Will open their Slore ou Exchange Street, MONDAY, irth. Our fr iends an>l patrons and the public generally we trust will wait and examine our NEW STOCK ot* ItooliN, Fancy CSooiIn, Writing Desks, Stationery, Ac., before purchasing elsewhere. \Ve shall have a good assortment of English and American Standard and Juvenile Books. We beg a continuance of the generous patronage and fkvor which we have heretofore received. BAVLKY A NOYES, doc7»Nddw New Block, Exchange street. FEI.LOW’M OKIOINAL VY O It M LOZENGES. .1*1; (.au wilh confidence point to FELLOW’S > V WORM LOZENGES as the most perfect rem edy ibr those troublesome pests, INTESTINAL WORMS. After years of careful experiment, succcm lots crowned our efforts, and we now offer to the world a confection without a single fault, being safe, con venient, effectual and pleasant. No injurious result can occur, let them bo used in whatever quanlily. Not a particle of calomel enters their composition. They may be used without further preparation, and at any time. Children wUl eagerly devour all you give them, and ask for more. Tlioy never fall in ex pelling Worms fironi their dwelling place, and they will alwavs strengthen the weak and emaciated, even when he is uot afflicted with norms. \ aliens remedies have Iron, time to time, been re commended, such as calomel, oil of wormseed, turp entine, &c., producing dangerous, and sometimes tatal consequences. After much research, study and ex IkiriioenlH, embracing several years, the proprietors of Fellow’s Worm Lozenecs, 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. In order to assure consumers of the genuilicness of these lozenges, the analysis of Dr. A. A. HAYES, State Assayer. is annexed: “1 nave analyzed the Worm Lozenges, prepared by Messrs. FELLOWS & CO., and ftnd that they are free from mcrcurv, and other metallic or mineral mat ter. These Lozenges are skilfully compounded, pleas ant to the taste, sate, yet sure and effective in thoir action. Respectftilly, A. A. HAYES, M. D. Assayer to the State of Mass. Price LI cents per Box l Fire for 91* GEO. W. SWETT, Proprietor of the New England Botanic Depot, led Hauovcr Street, Boston Mass., Sole Agent for tho United States, to whom all or ders should be addressed. HJ-SnId by dealers In Medicines everywhere. o< t5-deow6msN_n _ A Cough, A Cold, or A Sore Throat, EQUIRE8 •IMMEDIATE ATTENTION, AND SHOULD BE CHECKED. If allowed to continue, Irriaation of tho Funs*? n per* inancut Throat Disease, or Consumption, is often the result. BROWN'S II It O N C HI A I, TROCHES HAVING A DIRECT INFLUENCE TO TI1E 1*ART3, GIVE IMMEDIATE BELIEF. For Bt’ouchilio, Asthma, Catarrh, Con sumptive auil Throat Diseases, TROCHES ARE USED WITH ALWAYS GOOD SUCCESS. Hinger* and Public Speakers will Had Troches u6Clulin clearing the voice when taken before Singing or Speaking, and relieving tbe throat after an unusual exertion of the vocal organs. The Troches are recommended and proscribed by Physicians, and have had testimonials from eminent men throughout the country. Being an article ol true merit, and having proved their efficacy by a test ot many years, each year finds them in new locali ties in various parts of the 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 be offered. sold eyerwhere. Dec 4—d&w6m sn Special Notice. r | HUi.uiideisigned havaigfbocn appointed exclusive i Agent lor the State of Maine tor the sale and application of H. W. JOHNS’ IMPROVED ROOF Uvi, would call attention to the laetthat this rooting i,a: been in use in tne United States, Canadas and West Indies lorncarly ten years, and abundantprool can I e given oi its supeiority over all other kinds ol rooting in its adaptability to all kinds ol loots, whether sleep or Hal. Its durability which ex ceed, that oi common tin, i s cheapness costingouly half as much, its lightness, weighing not more than one pound to the square foot, Its beauty, pre sentin'* an unnroken surface ol stone, ttaa may be made anv desired color. It is also lire pro if against burning cinders nr coals, and is insured by ad insur ance at same rales as tin, or other file proolroofs. Any tyury resultingIrorn acc’deut, can be easily repaired by any intelligent workman. All kinds of roots repaired ana metal roofs painted with Preservative paint. This i ooting, car and steamboat decking. Rooting Cement ann pieservatlve Paint for sale. Agents wanted in every town in the slate. For terms and prices apply to a W.M. li. WALKER, General Agent, 241 Commercial st. ibot of Maple st. Po.tland. sepHsndtt Uolg&te’d Aromatic Vogotablo Soap. A superior Toilet Soap, prepared troin refined Vegetable Oil* in combination with Glyccriur, am. especially designed lor the use of Fadies and l.i the Nursery. Its perfume is exquisite, and its washing properties unrivalled. For sale by all Drag gir’Cfi. felO*66SNd ly A Hurt* Tile Cure. DR. GILBERT’S PILE INSTRUMENT positively cures the worst cases ot piles. Sent by mail on re ceipt of $4. Circulars Ice. Sold by druggists. Agents wanted everywhere. Address J. B. ROMAlNE, Manager, No. 676 Broadway, New-York. oc26d3m8N If You DcMirc To Wear the prettiest and the most comfortable fitting boot or slipper go to T. E. MOSELEY & CO.’S, Summer St. Boston. To Healers iu Ladles’ Collars. The undersigned would respectfully announce that the General Agency for GRAY’S PATENT MOLD ED COLLARS, for Ladies’ wear, has this -(lay been placed in their hands, and they will be happy to fur nish dealers. Terms on application. These collars arc manufactured by the American Molded Collar Company, under license ot the Union Paper Collar Company. T.liLAND, JOHNSON A CO., 81 Devonshire street, Boston. Boston, Nov. 28, 1866. do8SNd2t Relief for the Sufferers by the Fire. rrUIE undersigned have made arrangements under J the act of Congress approved July 27, 1866, to lumish parties building on the burnt district with EDglbh Pure Lead and Linseed Oil, DUTY FREE. Parties wishing to purchase Paint stock will call at 80 COMMERCIAL STREET. BUBOE88, FOBI 8 A CO. decSsNlm You need not Sutler with Piles Since Cash’s Tile Remedy brings immediate re lief, and speedily cures boLli recent and inveterate eases. The only uniformly successful medicine for Piles. Dealers want no other where it has been intro duced. Send for circulars and certificates. Ask the nearest Druggist to get the medicine for you. Druggist who desire a most efficacious, popular and rapidly selling medicine for Piles may apply to the Proprietors. Sold by the Proprietors, and by S. An derson & Son, Bath; H. H. Hay, Portland; B. F. Bradbury, Bangor; Horace Barbour, Lewiston, and other Druggists _ Wm. Carr &Co. sepl9BN2tawtt n Proprietors. MIXETIAL BATHS AT HOME. DVHPBPttid c rnmi HIIKIJMATIM.H ITIIKB Ltltl P riUAS on the MCE CVKKU Cllti:i) BY TREATMENT WITH MINERAL WATERS. l)o away with all your various and often pernl cioua drugs and quack medicines, ami use a ,ew baths prepared with “STRUM ATI C SALTS !” These SALTS arc marie from the concentrated Liquors of the Mineral Well of the Penn’a Salt aMan fa during Co., in Pittsburg, anrl are packed in air tight boxes. One always sufficient for a bath. Di rections are attached. INTERNALLY USE “Strumatic Mineral Waters!” In bottles of one and a half pints. One sufficient for a day's use. JLfcr^Sold by Druggists generally. Merrill Bros, No. 215 Suite 8t., Boston; Kaynolds, Pratt & Co, No. 106 Fulton st., New York, Wholesale Agents. no20sNeod&wly {in^’Mtrnmntic Nalls and Strumatic Min eral Waters, just received and for sale by J. W. PERKINS & CO., no24sNcowd&wly No 86 Commercial St. mineral Perle and llyceiuic Wine.—These desirable and valuable wines have, we are glad to say, made their appearance in our city, and having exam them ourselves, we can si>eak undcrstandingly of their excellence. The Muscat Perle is a very rich and delicious wine, especially adapted for ladies, and certainly sur passes any tablewiuo in the country. Ah a Communion wine it stands unrivalled, and churches would do well to examine it for Sacramental purposes. Purity, delicacy of flavor and mildness, aie all combined in Muscat Perle. The Hygienic Wine has been submitted to a num ber of our most eminent Physicians and they strongly recommend it as a tonic of rare virtue. The purity of these wines can be relied gn, and their excellence and dellciousness will be apprec iated by all who tent them. They should he kept by all Drug gist*. REED, CUTLER & CO., BOSTON, Agents for New England. n sepS-eodlysx SPECIAL NOTICES. Long Sought For ! Come at Last! Mains’ Elder Berry Wine. We take pleasure In announcing that the above j named article may be found for sale by all City Druggists and first class Country Oncers. As a Medicine Mains’ Wine Is invaluable, being among the best, if not the best, remedy tor colds and pulmonary complaints, as well as one of the most agreeable Beverages. Manufactured from the pure juice of the berry, and unadulterated by any Impure ingredient, we can heartily recommend it to the sick as a medicine, and to the well, as a beverage. •• To the days of the aged it addeth length, To the mighty It addeth strength,’’ ’Tis a halm for the sick, a Joy for the well— Druggists and Qrocers buy and sell IIUINfi> ELDEBBEKBT WINK. nov 27 8 N d&wtf_ Some Folks Can’t Sleep Nights.—We are now prepared to supply Hospitals, Physicians, the trade and the great public generally, with the stand ard and Invaluable remedy, Dodd’s Nervine, which article surpasses all known preparations for the cure of all forms of N ervousness. It is rapidly superceding every preparation of opium—the well-known result ot which is to produce coetiveness and other serious illtficulties; 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 auch universal approval. For Sleeplessness, Loss of Energy, Peculiar Female Weaknesses and Irregularities, and all the .oarful mental and bodily symptoms that follow in the train of nervous diseases, Dodd’s Nervine is the best reme dy known to scionce. Sold by all druggists. Price $1. Geo. C. Goodwin & Co., augllsnlyd&w n Wholesale Agents, Boston. HALL'S VEGETABLE SICILIAN HAIR RENEWER la the best preparation extant for restoring gray hair to its original color, preventing Its felling oat, and promoting its growth. It is a beautiful Hair Dressing. For sale by all Druggists. R. P. HALL & CO., Nashua N. H., Proprietors. decft-d&wlwsN SERE REMEDIES* DR. T. K. 'ftAYLOR, 17 Hanover Street, Boston, lias received the new Frauen Remedies and modes oi treatment practised by Drs. Dumas and Rlcord—Safe pleasant and warranted Positively effectual in all Diseases of the Blood, Urinary and Reproductive Or gans. and all Irregularities and Complaints peculiar to Women. Enclose stamp and receive ftill particu lars by mail. n oct3-d&w3m Warren’s Cough Balsam. The best Remedy ever compounded for C«M>i Coughs, Catarrh anti Consumption, and all diseases of the Throat and Lungs. tEJfFor sale by all Druggists. Manufactured by B. F. BBADBIJBV, octlSd&wsuGm Druggist, Banoob. jgy* A soldier who had lost the use ot his limbs from Rheumatism has been completely cured and en ■ ablcd to abandon hia crutches by one bottle ol Met calfe’s Qbeat RnF.uMATlc Remedy. It is truly the wonder of the age. decl alms MISCELLANEOHSI. DR. CARPENTER, Oculist aud Anrist, CAN be consulted at the U. S. HOTEL, Port land, on Friday morning, November 24, and until further notice, upon Blindess, Deafness, Catarrh, BRONCHITIS, NASAL and AURAL POLYPUS, Discharges from the Ear, Noises in the Head, Scrofu la, Sore Eyes, Films, Opacitus, and all Diseases of the Eye, Ear and Throat. ISf* In most case9 the remedies can be applied at home witnout interfering with the patient* occupa tion. Artificial Eyes Inserted Without Pain* CONSULTATION AT OFFICE FREE, 25f”But Letters must contain One Dollar to ensure an answer. HONE TESTIMONY. The Testimonials below are all received in 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. Testimonial of Hon. Theodore Wyman* [From Maine Farmer.i Dr. Carpenter’s Remedies have cured me of Catarrh and Polypus from which I suffered six years. Had copious dischargts, 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 qf Augusta. Augusta, Me., August 2, 1866. i was very deaf and suffered from inflammation and a constant and profuse discharge from both ears for ten years: one ear was totally deaf, the other nearly useless. Dr. Carpenter’s Remedies cured me. I can now hear as well as ever in both ears. Miss E. O. BACHELDOR. We have seen and conversed with Miss Bacheldor and her statement is full and satisfactory.—[Ken. Jour. BLINDNESS. Augusta, Oct. 8, 1866. My daughter suffered from sccrofulous sore eves 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 peifectly well. Mrs. RACHEL SCHOLES. 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.) Augusta, Oct. 3, 1866. Dr. Carpenter eared me oi dearness of fifteen years’ standing over a year ago. My hearing remains per fectly good. I reside in Union, Me. LEROY Z. COLLINS. [From the Rockland Gazette.) I suffered from Catarrh and Dealhess twenty-seven years. Dr. Carpenter’s Remedies cured my Catarrh entirely, and greatly improved myAiearin^ Rockland, April 19,1865. [From the Bangor Whig tf Courier.) Under the care of Dr. 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 12,1806. Testimonial of Rev. Ulr. W • O. Thomas. Having been afflicted with irritation and discharge of my ears six years and receiving only temporary re lief, 1 was induced to consult Dr. Carpenter last Feb ruary. His treatment cured me. My ears remain perfectly well. W. O. THOMAS. Belfast, Oct. 11, 1865._ DEAFNESS. [From the Bangor Times.J 1 bad been growing deaf fifteen years and had be come so deaf I could not hear our minister, who is a very loud speaker. Under Dr. Carpenter's care, at the Bangor House, I have recovered my hearing, 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 columns, of Dr. Carpenter’s cures are bona fide to our own knowledge, lie is all he professes to be, and will notvhumbug or deceive the public.—[Kennebec Journal, Augusta.j Dr. Carpenter has entirely cured persons in this city who have been under treatment at the Eye and Ear Infirmaries without being benefltted.—[Belfast Age. Several marked cures have come under our observ ation, and we have conversed with many others who have been befiefitted by Dr. Carpenters treatment, and we have become satisfied that be is skillful in the class of diseases which he treats, and carefhl to prom ise only what he can perform.—[Bangor W£ig If Cour. See other Certificates in Portland TranSeript.. nov!9 d&wtf Carpetings and Curtains! As good an assortment 01 Fine, Mediant and I-ow Priced CARPETINGS! As was ever exhibited in Boston, is now being opened at the NEW CARPET HALLS, 116 TREMONT STREET, Which, together with a large Stock ol Window Shades and Upholstery Goods, WUl be sold at very LOW PRICES I Foreign Goods by every Steamer. Domestic Goods’ daily from Manulacturere and N*w fork Auctions. Window Shade* and Diaperies made to order. Lace Curtains, in great variety, at LOW PRICES. CHILDS, CROSBY & LANE, No. 116 Tremont ilrtel, Bouton, scpl8d3m Nearly opposite Park St. Church. ‘•THE PEN 18 JMOBTIEB THAN THE SWOKD.” The Gold Pen—Best and Cheapest of Pens. Morton’s Gold Pens l The Best Pens In the World! For sale at bis Headquarters, No 25 Maiden Lane, New York, and by every duly-appointed Agent at the same prices. ty A Catalogue, with fun description of Sizes and Prices, sent on receipt ot letter postage, no20d*w8m A. UfOBTON, REMOVALS. REMOVAL! j !#. J. Cushman's Mlllinery| Store , HAS been removed from No. 12 India street to No j 25 Middle street, between India and Hampshire itreets. Just added a good variety of goods suitable HOLIDAY PRESENTS. fcg^Pleaae rail. dec7d3w Harris & Waterhouse, .JOBBEBS OF Hats, taps and Furs. Portland, Dec. 3d 1866. HARRIS & WATERHOUSE, Wholesale Dealers In Hats, Caps, and Furs, have removed to their New Store, No. 12 Exchange Sired, F. B. HABBIB. <le4tf J. E. WATERHOUSE REMOVAL^ JAMES O’DOXNELL COUNSELLOR at LAW, Ottcc in Chadwick’. House. 249 Congress St., next above Stone Cburcb. sep7-dtt a OUT OF THE EIRE / B. F. SMITH A SON’S New Photograph Rooms, —AT— NO. 16 MARKET SQUARE. &ug20 n dtt HOLDEN & PEABODY, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, Office, 229 1-2 Congress Sired, Near the Court Honse. A. B. BOLDEN. sepfitftl H. C. PEABODY. Ayj>EKSO\ AND CO.’S HOOP SKIRT AND 00R3E! STORE, is removed to 329 Congress St., opposite MeehantoF Hall. n JylOdtt O . G . DOWN ES, MERCHANT TAILOR, BAS REMOVED TO No. 233 1-2 Congress Street, CORNER OF CHE8TNNT August 30,1866. n dtf N. J. GILMAN, For the present occupies part ol the Store NO. 8 TREE STREET BLOCK, with Messrs. J. M. Dyer & Co., and is prepared to re sume his usual business, and otiers a choice assort ment of Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, Silver Ware, Spectacles, Cutlery, <£c., on the moet reasonable terms. n augldtf REMOVA L ! THE Merchants National Rank Will remove on MONDAY, Nov. 12, to the OFFICE OF H. M. PAYSON, 38 Exchange St. oulOdtf__ O. M. dt D. W. JfCASU have resumed business at the head of Long Wharf, under J. W. Munger'e Insurance Office, and will be pleased to see their former customers and receive their orders as usual. July 10, 1866. n_dtf DOW A- LIBBEI. Insurance Agents, will be found at No 117 Commercial, corner ot Exchange St. Home Office of New York; National office orBoston; Narragansett Office of Providence; Putnam Office of Hartford; Standard Office of New York, and other reliable offices, are represented by this agency. John Dow. jy25dtf F. W. Libbey. VBON, «REENOE«H 4fc CO., Furs, Hats, Caps and Kobes, 164 Middle St„ over T. Bailey <r Co.JuU7tf oilDMAN. TREE & CO., Wholesale Dry Qoods, No. 4 Oalt Block, Commercial St. Jnl 17—dtr MOTICE. H. J. LIBBY & CO., Manulbcturere and Commission Merchants. Counting Room over First National Bank, No. 23 Free street, second story. iyll ti AMBU08E ItlEBRILL. Dealer in • Watches, Jewelry, Masonic Regalia, and Mili tary Goods, No 13 Free street, Portland. Same store with Geyer and Caleb iyI2dtf EAGLE >11 lLs. although burned up, the Pro prietors, Messrs. L. J. Hill & Co., are now pre pared to furnish Coffees, Spices, Cream Tartar, &c, at their new place of business, No. 100 Green St. An Order Slate mriy be lound at Messrs. Low, Plummer & Co’s, No 83 Commercial St, and at Mr C. M. Rice’s Paper Warehouse, No. 185 Fore Street. All orders promptly attended to. Goods at ibe lowest prices. JullGtt PAckARD Bookseller and Stationer, may be • found at No. 337 Congress St., corner of Oak St. _ _ Jull6tf RS. WEBSTER if CO., can be tound at the store • ot C. K. Babb, Clapp’s Block, No. 9, where we oiler a good assortment or Clothing and Furnishing Goods at low prices. Jul 16 SMITH <$: REED. Counsellors at Law, Morton ° Block, Congress St. Same entrance asU. S. Ar my offices. iyl2dtf ALL READY to commence again. C. M. & H. T. PLUMMER White and Blacksmiths, having re built on the old site, No. 12 Union St, would bejpleaa ed to answer all orders tor Iron Railings, Doors, Window Shutters, Gratings, &c. Particular attention paid to Gas and Steam fitting. HE EASTERN EXPHESSCO.arenow permanently located at No. 21 Free street, and prepared to do Express Business over all the Rail road and Steamboat routes in the State, and West by P. S. & P., Eastern and Boston & Maine Roads to Boston, connecting there with Expresses to all parts ol the country. For the convenience of our customers on Commer cial and Fore streets, an order book lor Height Calls will be kept at office of Canadian Express Co., No. — Fore street. J. N. WINSLOW. Jy24 tf_ Jv A* K. Mi BAND, Attorneys and Counsellors, •; No. 16 Free Street, near Middle. Juli3 DYK HO UHE^rNOTICE—Persons liav ng left orders at 101 Exchange street, can now find them at 324 Congress street, opposite Meehan cs’ Hall, where we shall continue our business in all its various branches and at lower rates. ES^Ladies’ Dresses dyed tor 81,00. All other ar ticles dyed at equally low rates. Jul 176m Ef. BURKE. E. FERNALD A SBN. Merchant Tailors, • have taken Union Hall, entrance on Free Sk, where they are ready with a good stock of Good* for Men’s wear, which they will manuikrture in gar ments to order. BF~First class Coat-makers wanted. §. RICH A HON, 138 Exchange street. • Coffins and Caskets: also, Me talk Burial Caskets. jy26 pHARLES^L WALKER & CO. may be found at ^ No. 150 Commercial street, store formerly occu pied by N. O. Cram, where they will resume busi ness, and be pleased to see their customers, or re ceive their orders. JulylOtf A if S. E. SPRING may be found at the store of • Fletcher if Co., corner ot Union and Commer cial streets. iyll tl HJATBAN GOULD, Merchant Tailor, has removed ^ to No. 16 Market Square, over Sweetsh's Apothe cary store. JylO—tt BOOTH, Hhoes, Huts and Clothing. Benj. Fogg may be tound read v to wait on cast rners at No. 4 Moulton street, foot Exchange. Jul20 CIGABH. 200 M. imported and domestic Cigars tor sale by C. C. MITCHELL & SON, JullStt _ 178 Fore Street. DEBLOIH Sc WEBB, Attorneys and Counsellors, at the Boody House, corner ot Congr ss and Chestnut street*.Jy26 BYRON D. yERBIM., Counsellor at Law, No. 19 Free Street. Jull4 LEWIS PlfikfE, Attorney and Counsello at Law, No. 8 Clapp's Block. ju!21 Merchants National Bank. THE Shareholders in this Bank are hereby notified that the Annual Meeting for the choice of Direc tors and the transaction of such business as may le gally be brought before them, will be holden on Tues day, January 8th, 1867, at 3 o’clock P. M., at the of fice now occupied by the Bank, No. 32 Exchange 9t. CHAS. PAYSON, Cashier. Portland, Dec 7,1866. dc8-2awtjan8 “The National Traders Bank of Portland.” THE Stockholders of this Bank are hereby notified that their annnal meeting will be held at their Banking Room No 21J Free st., on TUESDAY, the 8th dav of January next, at 3 o’clock P M, to choose five Directors for the ensuing year, and to act on any other business that may legally come before them. EbWAiiD WOULD, Cashier. Portland, Dec 7, I860.dc8dtd Canal National Bank. THE Annual Meeting oi the Stockholders of the Canal National Bank of Portland, for the elec tion of seven Directors, and for the transaction of any other bnsipees that may legally come betore them, will be held at 188 Fore street, on Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 1867, at S o’clock P. M. B. C. SOMERBY, Cashier. November 8. dm _ Second National Bank. THE Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the “Sec ond National Bank, Portland” for the election of Directors, and any other business which may legally come before them, will be held at Nos. 188 and 190 Fore street, (un stairs,) on TUESDAY, 8th January next, at 3 P. M._ J „ , STEPHENSON,Cashier. Portland, Dec i, 1866. dcSdtd Casco National Bank THE annual meeting of the Stockholders of “The Casco National Bank of Portland” for the elec tion of seven Directors, and for the transaction of any other business that may legally come before them, will be held at 190 Fore street, on TUESDAY, the eighth day of January next, at 3 o’clock P. M E. P. GERRI3H. Cashier Portland, Dec. 7,1866. ’ That Cough can he Cured l BY TAKING DR. BA8COM’8 Cough and Croup Syrup According to directions. For sole at No. 16 Middle street, or by BURGESS, FOBES & CO„ Wholesale Agents, No 80 Commercial st.. nolOeodSm Portland, Me. HI Is lit I'AIIIMi. OEIiHISH <1 PEARSON, Dealers In W ATCHES, Jewelry, Silver and Plated Ware, Oold, Silver and Mleel Spectacles, Taels, Vllei) Are• Mp88 SO. 13 FREE STREET. d3m w. f. torId, Dealer in Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, Spectacles, EYE GLASSES, &c., Vo. 95 Free St., Portland. B3GF"llepairing done and warranted. n aepSdti flTm . BRE WE R, (Successors to J. Smith <fc Co.) .tlau u carlo re r af I.eather Belting. Also tor sals Belt Leather, Backs St Sides, Lace Leather, BIVET8 and BUBS, aept3dtt u 311 Congress Street. W. P. FREEMAN & CO., Upholsterers and Manufacturers of FUBNITUEE, LOUNGES, BED-STEADS Spring-Beds, Mattresses, Few Cushions, No. 1 Clapp’s Block-fool Cheataat Street, Portlaad. W. P. Freeman, 1). W. Deane. C. L. Qctlnby. suglOtl n A. N. NOYES & SON, Manufacturer* and dealers In Stoves, Ranges & Furnaces, Gan be found in their NEW BUILDING ON LIMB NT., (Opposite the Market.) Where they will be pleased to see all their former customers and receive orders as usual. auglTdtf 0 H. P. DEANE, Counsellor and Attorney, No. 8. Clapp’s Block, Congress St. Particular attention given to writing Wills, Contracts, Deeds and Legal Instruments. July SI, ltCC. dtf STROUT & GAGE, Attorneys and Counsellors, Office 113 Federal Street, PORTLAND, ME. Sewell 0. Strout HannoW. Gage. lyTtl n 8TANWOOD & DODGE, Commission Merchants, And Dealers in Groceries, Flour, PR0DU8E AND SHIP ISTOEES, Ho. 3 Chase’s Block, Head Long Wharf Portland, Me. CHASE, CRAM k STURTEVANT, GENERAL Commission Merchants, Wldgery’s Whurl, Portland, Me. octlSdit JAMES BAILEY A CO., Importers and dealers in FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC Saddlery Hardwa r e —ajtd— Carriage Trimmings. No# 169 middle Street, Portland, me. augl5—ti n MERRILL BROS. & CUSHING, Late Merrill & Small, Wholesale Dealers in FANCY GOODS, Hosiery, Gloves, Small Wares, Ac,, Mo. 18 Free Street * “Arcade.” anggldtl HOWARD As CLEAVES, Attorneys & Counsellors at Law, PORTLAND. M NF.. Office Mo. 17 Free Street, Near Middle Street. Joseph Howard, jy9tf n Nathan Cleave*. M. PEARSON, Gold and Silver Plater —AND— Manufacturer ot Silver Ware, Temple Street, first door from Congress Street PORTLAND, ME. May 19—dly n A. WILBUR & CO., 112 Tremont Street, Boston, Importers and Dealers in WELCH and AMERICAN ROOFING SLATES, of all colors, and slating nails. Careful attention paid to shipping. n aug22—flm JABEZ C. WOODMAN, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, Has saved his Lrbrarv. Office at2 2 1-2 Free street, in the Griffith block, third story. n Jy9dtr BRADBURY & SWEAT Counsellors at Law, 340 CONGRESS STREET, Chadwick Mansion, opposite United States Hotel, Portland Maine. Bion Bradbury. nov 9ti V. D. M Sweat Deering Miliiken & Go., Wholesale Dry Goods, 31 COMMERCIAL STREET, _aug3t-dtfPortland, Maine. TODD’S Hair Dressing Rooms Neatly fitted np on 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 sep20<i3m JOSEPH STORY Pearhya Marble Co. Manufacturers and Dealers in Enameled Slate Chimney Pieces, Brackets, Pier Slabs, Grates and Chimney Tops. Importer and dealer in Eng lish Floor Tiles, German and French Flower Puts, Hanging Vases, Parian, Bisque, and Bronze Statuette and Busts. Glass Shades and Walnut Stands, Bohe mian and Lava Vases and other wares. 112 TKEMONT STREET Studio Building _ aug22—Cm n BOSTON, Moss. SHEPLEY & STROUT COUNSELLORS AT LAW, OFFICE, In Post Office Building, 2d story; Entranco on Ex change street. G. F. SHEPLEY. Jy8tl A. A. 8TBOGT. 3. T. SMALL & CO~ Wholesale and Retail dealers in Groceries and Provisions I Highest cash prices paid for Country Produce. S3T’Consignmenta receive prompt attention. dec7dim_NO la L.IIUE STREET: PERCIVAL BONNEY, Counsellor and Attorney at Law, Morton Blocfc, Congress, Street, Twe Poors above Preble Bouse, PORTLAND, ME. novlO tf PEPPING, PEPPING, PEPPING! P. H. SAMUELS, Mannihcturer ot Hair Mattresses, Feather Beds, &c. ^^Particular attention paid to the renovating of Hair Matresses, and remade equal to new. Blankets* &c. morion Block, over Perkins’, two doors ocUSdtt sbovc Preble Hou«e. J. c. MOXCET, Hair Dresser, Has Removed to No. 339 Congress Street, no7dtf (A tew doors above the Preble House.) Eaton Family School. norpipqewock, ni. THE Winter Term of the Bnton Family "**>••• will commence the Second Monday m December, to continue Thirteen Weeks. _ H. F. EATON, Principal. nov. 29 d4w WO. FKSSKWOENT, Attorney and Coun • sellor. Deering Halt, opposite Preble House mu dt/ BUIS NESS CARDS. W. W. THOMAS. ,Jr., Attorney and Counseller at Law, [Chadwick Houei,j 249 Congress Street. octs-dly 9. L CABLETON, ATTORNEY AT LAW, 27 Market Square. Sept M—dtt n J. B. HUDSON, JR., ARTIST, 27 Market Square, •utflddm __PORTLAND, ME. C. H. STUART ft CO„ Masons, Builders, Plasterers -AND CONTRACTORS. Address Poet Office Box 1,968, or at the office reu o C. H. Stuart’, residence, NO. 80 CLARK STREET, Portland. Haiae. Auk 8—tl WM. W. WHIPPLE, Wholesale Druggist, 21 MARKET SQUARE, ^PORTLAND, ME. ug2 if W. H. CLIFFORD, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, —AND— SOLICITOR OF PATENTS, NO. 8 CUPP'S BLOCK, aug2dtlCongreg Street. W. H. WOOD A SON, BROKERS, No. 178 - - - - Fore Street. ft tt _ McCOBB A KINGSBURY. Counsellors at Law. OFFICE OVER H. H. HAY’S Jyt)Junction of Free St Middle Street a. DAVIS, MESERVE, HASKELL & 00., Importers and fJobbers of Dry Goods and Woolens, Arcade 18 Free Si reef.* F. DAVIS, t.?.'SSu: PORTLAND, ME _E. CHAPMAN. H0V»'fi5dtf FREEMAN A KIMBALL, Successors to STEVENS, FREEMAN & CO., Wool-pollers and Dealers in Wool and Wool Skins, Alfo Man oiacturers ot PEBI.E8, KIDS, LININGS, &c. OROVE STREET,.PORTLAND. ME SAMUEL FBEEMAK, QEO. L. KIMBALL. tfe'V* e pay Cash for every thing we buy. jelB 6m ROSS & FERNY, PLASTERERS, PLAIN AND ORNAMENTAL STU000 AHD MA8TI0 WORKERS, Oak Street, between, Congreu and Free Sts., PORTLAND, ME. Coloring. Whitening and White-Washing piompt y attended to. Orders Horn out cl town solicited. Maty 82—dt/ CHAS. J. SCHUMACHER. FRESCO PAINTER. At present to be found at Ids residence 244 CUMBERLAND, HEAD OF MECHANIC STREET. iysott E. S. HATCH, M. D., No. 300 1-3 Congress St. Office Hocks— j 2 to *4 p m Dec 4—dlw D. CLARKE <& CO. can be found AT 29 MARKET SQUARE, UNDEB LANCASTER nALL. Boots and Shoes for Sale Cheap. JylO dtl IF. E> PHILLIPS & CO., Wholesale Druggists, No. 148 Fore Street. OCt 17-dtl H. M. PAY SON, STOCK BROKER. No. 30 Exchange Street, PORTLAND, MB.no21dtf SOMERS SEW ALL, - AT - NO. 331 CONGRESS STREET, lb Doors above Casco Street, would respectfully Invite the attention of the people of Portland and vlckilty to the VARIED COLLECTION HOLIDAY GOODS! to be found at his store. The Best Assortment in the City, -Afro THE CHEAPEST PRICES! TOYS OF ~ALL KUTOS! Work Boxes and Desks 11 Prongs Beautiful Publications! Stationery and Toilet Articles t! CXJXLERY, Aad Numerous Other Things! Now Is a good time for purchasers of CHRISTMAS GOODSI to call, fcr more tone and attention con be shown them In selecting, than at a more busy season. November 21. dtf Ready fob business, william BROWN, formerly at #1 Federal street, Is now permanently located at his now store No 01 Federal st, a fcw doors below Lime street. Be is now jirepared to attend to the wants of his numerous customers and the public generally In the way of cleaning and re pairing Clothing or all kinds, Vtd will be attended to with his usual promptness. Alio second-hand Clothing for sale at fair prices. nov6dtf SHORT & TORINO, Booksellers & Stationers, 31 Free, Corner Center Streets, Have on hand a 1UU supply ot Law, School, Miscellaneous and Blank Books. STATIONERY OF A LL KINDS, Oaah, Post Office and Envelope Oases, Let* ter Presses, Pen Baoks, &c. We have just redeved Horn New York a full supply ol PAPER HANGINGS, New patterns and Choice Styles. DRAWING PAPER OF ALL SIZES. Give us a call. Short A Coring, Cl Froc. ComcfCentsr Stiee jy30ti__ A. COBB A CO., Succenw, to F. P. and H. T. Btlfori, at Mrt. M. J. Aickolt, U. S. Hotel, HAVE received a lot of Tretousse, ran quality, Kid Gloves. Also Zephyr Worsteds, Slippers, Hoods, Hosiery, Ladles’ Under Vests, Comets, Lin en Setts, plain and emb. Hdkfs., Muslin and Cam. Edgings, Bress Buttons, together with ail articles usually tbund in a first class Fancv Goods Store Their Mends and the public are invited to call and examine them. nov 7 till Jan. 1, 1807. Skates S Skates! For Ladies and Gentlemen. Q3T ENTIRE NEW STOCK-OLD STOCK ALL BURNED. Hi—>w the Suler. .9 Free Street, O no2TJ3w_n. V. LOWELL & 8ENTER, VI/ILL occupy the new Store We. 301 Cea T T true Street, corner of Brown Street, about Dee, lath, with a new mock of Watches, Jewel ry, Oliver end Plated Ware, aad Faacy deeds tor the holidays. They hate reoccnplsd their old stand We. «4 Bi c heads street, with aoomplete stock of Nautical aad Optical deeds, Chronometers, Watches, Clocks, Fins Tools for Machinists and Engineers, Ac Bar Friends and enstomsrs Invited to old head quarters. Dec 1,1868.—43m I MISCELLANEOUS. GREAT BARGAINS DRY GOODS' HAVING seemed the whole of Store No. 394 Congress Stmt, ami made great addition! to our stock, we erenow able to utter the Best Bargains in J>rg Goods the market afford*. We shall continue to sell our good* at our tormer VERY LOW PRICES, ' And will not be undersold by any one. Pleaie call and examine onr tine line or Rich Rress Goods 1 Shawls and Cloakings. WOOLENS ! We hare paid particular attention to our WOOL EN DEPARTMENT, which compvisee all the latest styles of Foreign and Domestic cloths: Heavy Beav ers for Overcoats. Ail Wool Double and Twist Cloths for Men and Boys’ Wear. DOMESTICS 1 In IU11 variety. Every kind and quality of House keeping goods. Ltnbms, Damask, Cambkks, Tot let Quilts. All Wool Blankets. A full line of heavy SHIRTING FLANNELS. Hr* tew more left of those Ladles hue hi ERINO HOSE, for !18c. jy Wo Trouble to Show Goods. EASTMAN BROTHERS 333 CONGRESS STREET, Nearly Opposite Mechanics’ Mall, Nov 18—dim ____ __ OPENING -OF IGW FI R GOODS! E. N. PERRY, Will open at his new Store, 890 Congress Street, THURSDAY, DEC. 6tli, A large and ftullomblr stock bf Ladies’ and Chil dren’s FINE FUE9! Comprising the most desirable kinds and qualities, selected trow the choicest AMERICAN and ETTRO PEAN FuRS, and manulhotured expressly for our own trade. Our nice sets of SABLE, BO VAL ERMINE, FITCH, and SIBERIAN SQUIRREL, are unsurpassed, and we shall be 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 aU the new and Fancy Styles, such as the Astracan, Persian Lamb, Grebe Bird, ind the new style MUFFS and COLLARS. Gentlemen will also find a great variety of Fnr Coats, Gloves Collars & Cuffs! And aline stock ot SLEIGHING ROBES ! Well worth their attention. We would particularly Invite those In pursuit of NICE FURS, well marie, into stylish and useful garments, and nt moderate prices, to examine this stoUL decs tf NEW FIRM ! ROBINSON KNIGHT 1 CLOTHING! We have taken the store 288 CONGRESS STREET, lOppw.ite the Preble House Where we have a new stock of CLOTHING —AND— FURNISHING GOODS f The stock embraces FIXE, MEDIUM and LOW PBICED CLOTHING, made up In the most fashion able style. A large assortment of the newest styles of GENTS’ FURNISHING GOODS Is now on hand dec8 dtf A FULL SUPPLY -OX Boy’s Clothing ! AT TUX New England Clothing Com., 48 Market figure. dc8d3m_E. LETEEN <6 CO. J. P. FARRINGTON , CLOTIIING AND Furnishing Goods! 20 Market Square. , Oct4--d3m n J. T. LEWIS & CO. Manufacturers of CLOTHING, have removed to No. 1 Galt Block, Commercial ftreet. Jyion UTew Store, 840 Conprress Street, (Up Stairs.) H. W. S1MONTON & CO., HAVE opened a Ladies’ Furnishing Store, con taining a good assortment of Hoop Skirts, Corsets, Under Clothing, Merino I'erh, Collar*, Cnflfe, Wonted and Fancy Goods. French stamping Done to Order. 349 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) oct24 dtf. $100. $100 WAR CLAIM OFFICE. Patterson <& Chndbonrnc, Morton Dlorlc, 2 doors above Preble House. THE new Bounties, under the law approved 28th, 186»J, Increase of Penfllona, Arrears ofWjt • Prize Money, and all other claims against the Gov< eminent, collected at short notice. The necessary blanks have been revoked, and ( lain, ants »hould tile their claims promptly. Frank G. PatteubOn, late iient. Sth. Me. Voto Paul Chadbourxe, late Mat. 1st Me. Cav. Oct 16-dtf 11 . Reconstructed on tbe Old Ground ! A. T. HALL, COMMISSION MEHCHANT, and dealer in Groceries, W. I, Goods and Produce, NO. 1 MILK STREET. POKTtAND, Ml., Would respectfully announce to his former customers and friends that he has re-established himself In busi ness at the old place. No. 1 Milk street, near Ex change. All persons in want of Groceries. Produce, dfcc., will do wall to make me a call, .19 an entire new stock of selected goods will l*e off* red at greatly re duced prices. Come one. come all. dec td-Tw HOME _AGAIN. SICfjy JVf'UTTUTG. FULLY sensible of my obligations for tho liberal kindness of my patrons, I announce to them with great pleasure, my return to No flO Exchange ! Street, over tho Shoe and Leather Warehouse recent J^erected by the Messrs. Barbour, with Increased la tipies to answer all orders In the various branches of shall endeavor to keen posted in the newest Im provements, to be supplied with tbe boat materials, and to be prompt and thithftil in my workmanship. Mt work m»y be Men on orery business street fn the city, to which, with specimen* constantly going np on tie new stores, I cmUWont^rcftr.. ?EAIJJ Dec 4th, 1848, _ _decO«l3w Sold Out. WE would recommend onr fbrmcr patrons to our M. THOMPSON. oeiadSin* Hanson At Swell.